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f AGE FOUR BLYTHEVILI/E (ARK.) COURIER NEWS TUESDAY, MARCH 20, 1010 BtYTHEJTLU COURIER NEWS IBB OOOKOB mm oo H. W. HAXNM. WUBKT Oo, HOT Talk. Ctokcco. D»- *wa Attmooo Czowt Bun** tota*d M Meaod ctea mrtKe « U» affke «t KythevUto, ArKnoi. muMr ** at Ooo- tared bribe OntMd PKM* I- ' BDBBCRHmON RATVS 'By carter In U» city ol BlytiMTUU or fuSurban town-vber* e«RUi isrloi to u&ed, 30<r j>er .met or Me p«r month. flBy malli within a nuUui d 40 mlfci, MM fat jejp. *U» lor to' taonttU, 4130 for «a*t aaoQa; bymattrtwtaUa W mil* •»*, *10.00 per j**r payable In advance. W&r Is 'Hellish' system of using secret agents tfi gathef military inform.ition is "Hellish," says Secretary of Commerce ifenry Wallace, and should be replaced by open and above-board interuationaj dealings,,,- - "• , ,,.i ^Surely most of the country will say '>men" to that. In fact, it is quite possible that most of the country had ah-eady reached this none-too-recondite exclusion before Mr. Wallace delivered iC to niember.$ of the Women's Na- tij&nal Democratic Club in Washington. ^&x,iiqw that everybody agrees on the hellishness of spying, what are we E«iTig"fo do about it? Shall we set a g3od example by dismantling our new pgacet.ijt)6 information service? Shall vjj ;.then call the nations together atoimd- .the United Nations table and ekact from them a promise that this subtleTami'. sinister practice will be re- iJZnmccd from now on? )tlt would be wonderful if we could do that. Perhaps some day we can. But rjjht now it seems realistic rather than cynical to say that we should be foolish to make the attempt. For we should be repeating past mistakes. . •« Heavy armament production and big navies are hellish, too. So, back in the $rly'"Twenties, the Unifed 'States called a[; conference of great powers to scrap sjbme existing warships, tear up the plans 'for others, and- put a general sftop to expensive, wasteful, provocative preparations for .war. The United States 5xe4»,OT) .to. al_l agreements and set a Splen'dKl-S;arn'pfe'.'"""°'"."'"' ^•WafMtEelf was certainly hellish. So, back in the late 'Twenties, an American Secretary of State' and a French Premier ^collaborated on an agreement re, nouJicIlT^' V'ar as an instrument of national policy. The Kellogg-Briand Treaty wiVsT "signed by 62 of the world's nations. ^If^wars were to be outlawed, a large standing army -was not only hellish buL .impractical and unnecessary. So theTttuUed^'State's set'a good example b^> maintaining,:'in • the year that war again broke out in Europe, a Regular Army, of less than 200,000 and a Navy of less than 125,000 men—even though it had long been evident that the Kellogg-Briand -Treaty was just another scrap of paper blown down the drafty corridors of history. War and armament races and big armies and secret agents are nil hellish. But this country has never corrected them by Ignoring them. It has only weakened itself and brought suffering and death to its citizens. It needs to be said again that America cannot assume world leadership by trying to exert moral pressure while dissipating her inherent national strength. She must at least provide herself with as full a complement of protection as her neighbors have. Only thus can she lend full power to the task of building an organi/.iition strong enough to preserve world peace. Meanwhile, our leaders should not be put off by arguments as silly as Mr. Wallace's statement, that infiltration of foreign agents into Russia in the 'Twenties contributed to Soviet suspicions today. Such infiltration was and is common in every major country, and Russian agents most certainly were and arc participating in it. If a government's knowledge of .foreign agents' existence were the signal and excuse for a foreign policy of truculent suspicion, then the world would be an even sorrier place than it is today. Evidently It's an Old Spenish Custom, Too Lobbying for Comfort Thu postwar world bus the atomic bomb, color television, a fountain pen that goes for two yours without refilling, and oilier assorted wonders. But, as Senator Klbcrt Thomas was complaining the other day, hay fever still abides in the goldenrod, and the common cold still abides in too many respiratory systems during too many days of the winter months. Furthermore, says the Senator, no Manufacturer has yet made a bed that will comfortably accommodate a man six-foot-six. Attaboy, Senator! The outlook for civilization and the human race has never been gloomier. Kill until we can see what mankind is going to do with its new atomic plaything, we might as well do our wailing in comfort. And it's good to see one of our legislators reversing the,usual procedure by starting a little lobbying for that desirable end in the halls ol' science find industry. * IN HOLLYWOOD; BY KRSKINE JOHNSON Jauntiness upon themselves. HOLLYWOOD. Mar. 20. (NBA)— "They're not Rolng back to shorts There's n new wnr coining up. It's and pajamas, limited in display to a hair-pulling battle of women. their bedrooms, for colors. They're On one side will be thc women ( going to take those same rainbow ues out on the street. And I don't who've got their men and want; to keep them looking drab in order to hold them. On th e other will be the gals who want their men to strut in gorgeous peacock hues, confident that they can hold them and wanting their sisters to die of envy. In the middle, as usual, is mere man. And the issue ts what he will wear in the future. Om tip on the inflninent fnicas comes right from the feed-box— from one of Hollywood's smartest designers. She's Norma, a statuesque beauty herself. Norma shrugs off the Insinuation that "dressing" a mail is no woman's chore. WOMEN "DRESS" MEN "Women have always dictated how men dress," she boldly asserts. "Show me a dull little mar clone up in monotone and you've put your finger on a hen-pcckec luisbnnd. Show me one in peacock hues and I'll insist equally that ?• woman 'was the cause of it all.' ' Furthermore, men's gayest plum age, notably sportswear, is design, cd and created by feminine hands says Norma. Naturally, it take courage for a man to go for til kind of shirts Crosby displays. Bu in days to come they'll preen in iner and louder feathers, she pre- licts. 'Men have learned to strut in splc-and-span uniforms done up in gold braid, brass buttons, and rib- liink that those ill-advised women vho oppose* such a move will be blc to stop them." FASHION FHEVIKW Norma suggests the Dirtiness of nen's coming attire will be some- hing like the following, and she laminates as best-fitted to give hem the right hind of iutrodiicion: Bing Crosby, w lio will point the vay toward even "noiser" shirts, ,;ay slacks, nnd slouch hats. Georee Sanders, who will introduce such noveltle.s as a scarf draped loosely around the neck, crossing in front, its ends pulled through button holes in lout lapels. Paul Henried, who will initiate ne«- style in "romantic" soft- roll shirt collars with points six inches long. Sidney Grcenstrect, who will show the effectiveness on big men of gaily check shirts featuring a no- *. WASHINGTON COLUMN Atomic Mud-Slinging Match SO THEY SAY 1 don't subscribe to the idea that the rights of labor are superior to those of the public. In my judgement, both capital and labor should be required to subject themselves to the rigors of law and order and to the preservation of the public welfare.—Federal Judge John C. Knox of Key York. » * * America has come face to face with the need to assure higher education for its ablest youth. It will be fatal to avoid the challenge.—Dr. M. H. Trytten. National Research Council. I by HozeJ Heidergott IPV NE,\ SliHVICl-:, INT- TITB r STORY! Ann fcm* a ran- 11 iC.^pj^h ,1feplrtr3Bc*eilc, »Hff*»t7lc4 Bfnt : .me«tli»F. Benlafc claim* n>«;JMr«. 'DMk« U fcrr fcrxt : A«ro-.'. tater- -iMcel* and mnkc* . t rlrndpi- *vlth IIM ely Joan Jv* w i* ammic^ to Ivan that Anm U the new Mr*. C»ll* Drake. ' * » * XvT. my point— Of course she doesn't go on to say that Milliccnt is, too, but she never was noted for her "Dr. MacDoug.il doesn't think -he married us," Ann said I "And somehow I value his opinion 1 rather more than Mrs. Bcdcllc's.' ;rinne<i at Joan. "You don't CMALL Alan, beside, her, downed know Colui, do you?", i*J ^ ]a5l bit of icc crcam and , Of course I know him," Joan sc t his spoon down carefully. II said indignantly.. "Stan is quite turned and looked at Ann, hi ian important executive of the eyes large and questioning ; Drake Line. He's-becn after me "Wliat," he demanded, "arc 'yo : to, can on you, but you know the I talking about?" _ _ i . Jp||^ ( i could r HE V/arron hsrr.c '• ''Nor do I," Ann said. "Perhaps , I', 1 ,, ? on ' 1 . ta , lk . wilh my , m< 'it's just as well if the lady I met fuU - hc «*uked her gravely. this morning is the arbiter. Some- I "Every evidence : how, she didn't seem to respond I upbringing," Ann ito-my fresh and girlish charm." lemnly. "Do you suppose you could j fDear Beulah," Joan mur- bring your mother over to see ••mured. "No jone likes her—but I me sometime?" j she's got 'cm buffaloed. Or maybe Alan, apparently, had a literal Skippy likes her, though, it seems mind. "No," he said, after con- inprcdible. He's a lamb, and I aidcring it carefully, "because I'm everyone loves him—" not allowed to drive yet. But I'l •'Who is Skippy?" 1 speak to her about bringing me , .Her husband. It's short fort over. It's a little hard on accoun Skipper — everyone called him of the children's naps, but if we ithst until Stan came along and I could come in the morning—" IcKanged it to Skippy, on account] "Joan," Barbara said, "I conic •oft he adored the Lawrenceville eat some more ice cream—easy. ! stories- in 4he days of his youth. Joan said "No," gently bu ant, rambling place, of no y*r- icular period of des^n. Th~ ooms were large and livable E.nd ived-in, and even the p:lcd-up urnilure and workmen nV>out ouldn't disguise that fact. Jean vas blissfully unnpologetic for her louse. She had told Ann the floors vcre being done over, and Ann still had wanted to come out, so she fcl! no apologies necessary. After putting the children to bed (hey curled up in thc window- scat in thc master bedroom, overlooking thc Sound, and lit ciga- rcls. "How old arc you, Joan?" Ann asked impulsively, then added, "I'm sorry. I didn't really mean to be impertinent." "Dear child, I'm not ashamed my ase. Rather proud of it, in ct. I'm twenty-eight. 1 was uluated from the University icn I was twenty-two. Stan and lad been married for six months of a proper en. and Alan was op the way, agreed sol- but I was determined to get my J!V 1'KTEB KDSON NEA. Washington Cor re. WASHINGTON, Mar. —Dr. Norris E. Bradbury, director of the Los Alamos, N. M.. atomic bomb laboratories, in Washington to confer on plans for dropping j the fourth and fifth bombs on Bikini Atoll lagoon, gives ihe lie to reports that the Ixxs Alamos project has been deserted by scientists almost to a man, and is practically out of business. Bradbury succeeded Dr. J. Robert Oppenheimer us director of Los Alamos lost October. Like most of the scientists on the job, he is a slender, soft-spoken, reticent young man. He was professor of physics at Stanford University when the war broke out. Commissioned in the Naval Reserve, he was first assigned to the Navy's proving ground at Dahlgren, Va. Then, in July. 1914, hi was transferred to Los lainos, and he has been on the omb project ever since. Slnch Los Alamos is the place here the bombs arc assembled, )r. Bradbury has a major vcspoii- bility in preparing for the Bikini csts. Los Alamos laboratory has been nd still is a restricted area, but ny Idea that the place is a ghost own just isn't so, according to Dr. Bradbury. There has been some eduction |n thc number of scicn- ists on the job, but that number still over 1000. Many of thf nen who have left had finished heir work, or had trained othci *Hri Tien for their jobs. ATOMIC RESEARCH NO LONGER ENTIRELY MILITARY Research at Los Alamos is continuing, snys Dr. Bradbury. It is not curried on as intensely as in war years. Thcro is no reason why it should be. Research projects now under way are not all military, cither. As to thc future of Los Alamos, i way nnid-sliiiging fight right from pspomlcnl the start, and neither side is clean- 9« <MRM ? r l " a » lhC 0thCr - Read Courier News Want Ads. Coyotes have been found to carry the disease Uluremia, which ittack.s rabbits and is transmitted lorn them to humans. jons," found Norma out how reminds. "They women reacted. And they learned the effect of balls. button-ex|X)scd [ly front. Brian Donlcvy, who will accent cut, line, and drape of looser, longer sack coats with almost no shoulder padding. John "Payne, who will effectively pioneer sports clothes with extremely sharj) color accents in pattern. Van Johnson, who will sct thc pace in extremes of decorative detail, including cuffs and stylized wrist bands of coat sleeves. throwing air raid warden's helmet out of thc moth- Okay, ladies, start things. I just took my | U. S. Official RADIO SERVICE Just Dial 3414 Craig Electronic Service Co. 1211 W. Wain St. I HORIZONTAL 1,8 Pictured chairman of •U. S. Wage • ; Stabilization i-- Board [ 13 Opposed to 1 ! obligor £ 114 Sally forth I \ 15 Measure ? : 16 Captivate ; 18 Symbol for j. erbium 119 Manuscripts FsiDE GLANCES by Galbralth ': 21 Give i 22 Golf teacher ;23 Area measure, i 25 Symbol for, ; selenium 24 Female ruff j 3 Lines (ab.) " 4 Chinese ~ ^ a. > weight ::•&& 5 Old , "i 6 Nevada .city 7 College .-: I official f .A,tf .8 Had on * 9Symbol for' ' iridium 10 Right (ab.) II Row . '29 Onager 12 Nothing ife 30 Noun suffix 14 Drunkard S ,31 Life-saving . 17 Parent - service (ab.) 20 Sand blowers 38 String 22 His duties . 39 Hebrew , 'fj, to "wage measure %y stabilization . 40 Baseball, : ?ij sticks ,'.y£, 26 Dance step . 42 New Mexico. 27 Itiver islet (ab.) 28 Compass point 43 Church part ; 44 Paradise .' ' 45 Rave " Jj r ^ • 47 Ireland 'tA • 48 Hurl ""•'••>: 53 Greek letter 54 Giant king of Bashan p 56 The gods •£< 57 Out o£ iv (prefix) 41 Exist jilt's Stan'i boss. Stan's-my hus-1 firmly, and ignoring her furthe jbapd. tJutjyqiu were saying some- protests turned her attention t {tiling about Beulah being social I Ann. "Alan is the only stickler fo jartiter—Mrs. Colin Drake is that, I the proprieties in the family. H I wpcthcr she goes in for society or calls me 'Mother' so meticulous! !nt>t, and don't let Beulah kid you." and consistently that he's got Sta ' ;fShc to!d me that Colin's for-ld.oing it—and every lime Sla 'ni^r wife is her most intimate calls me 'Mother' he has lo bi friend," Ann said diflMently. I me a present to keep me fro ' Uoan snorted. "Don't you be-j leaving him, so it's working 01 lieve it. Beulah would have liked quite well. I have to get the ' ,to. have, been, that's all. She'*— ,w*ll—»he' doesn't believe in di• i \xfree, and has aired her views freely that you '. and Mr. I when they're jus't bedded, dow I youngsters homo and put I away for D couple of hours— never love them quite so much 1 Drake are—um, I guess I should r»t*~ibai tbe wldetr quoted say. 1*4 ibout' Uttl. ~ Ditchers. You for their n>ps. Could you com with me? bored2" Or would jou egrcc. To prove to myself and world that I was a domestic icnce expert, you see. I've beep •oving it ever since." "And I'm going on twenty-five myself. I'd beUer get going on a imily, hadn't I?" Joan studied her cigarct. "It's ot a bad idea," she admitted. * * • Y/HEN Colin got home that night. Ann was radiant. "I've ound a friend in town, Colin—I an call her that already, althcugh Dr. Bradbury sees a continual turnover of top personnel, the laboratory and the universities exchamj- inp scientists all the time. Los Alamos today is the world's greatest physics laboratory. Scientists can be brought in here for research, then go back lo the universities to teach what they hnv earned, training new men to .send to los Alamos for still further work And vice versa. The idea that everylhlnp is still' under wartime security regulations Is n.n rxaBgcration. Dr. Bradbury says. Material Is bring dccbs-iiird all the time, and reports on nuclear physics research arc lirir.i: gradually released through scientific journals. They don't make much of A splash in the newspapers, cause most at the stuff can'] understood by laymen. More released, when Congress t'.j' ho atomic cr.ergy control t^ COKGUKSSIOXAli INACTION ISH'KUKS RESEARCH In the light of thir, report, h. pfars that the atomic research bottleneck over the p:ist half year h:is fcrcn not 5,0 nn.rh military is ronsicssjonal Inaction. By IIKPII- ound fur seven mor livable to make up n s mind on th" I most Umdamer.tTil principle-- n! government orcam^atlon. Conine-• 'vc only known her today." "Who?" "Joan Warren—AND her four >rir;ht and beautiful youngsters." "She has a bright and beautiful uisband, too," Colin said. "I'm ;ivcn lo understand he is very valuable lo xhe Drake T.inc. I'm glocl you've found a friend, my darling—you haven't r.cemed to lake much to local talent 30 far." She's real—and admirable— and altogether s'.vr.ll. I'm so glad I've me 1 , her." Slpc was so please.d with Joan, she quite forgot to tell Colin of her less pleasant meeting ot the day. <To Be Continued) ...jj^i has sct back aiomic mere vclopmcnt Just :r. f;i r as lia War Oeparlcnt. -,..i-h its silly 1 hush rules. The fear of nni been stirred uiv -, scientists laklinr i into the iwlitira; mistake about jr. have been doiiiij ,, job. They have b; Department lobliv leadership of l)r ;iiy control •• lartrc pat 1 11 ir fir.',t PMIHl. they them l"rrlllc ;,'.ed at the W,.-and nnd'f ih* H.tvold C. Urw the University ,,\ clilcapo. have made Maj-r;i.n_ l.e^Hn Groves, th c Manhnu;,,, 'District Kn- I glneer commnndii, R O fiicer, their personal devil, nut this has bo. n ariclly 26 Star facets 25 Rancour .29 Fourth month '32 Assistants ,33 Locations : i 34 Diminutive of Stephen 35 Heavenly bodies 36 Of the thing 37 East Indies . 138 Lettuce ; 40Flag 146 Seine i 49 My stic 1 syllable ! 50 Fleet '51 Butterfly' [52 Distant A 55 Sellers \ 5 8 Narcotics 5 9 Lures VERTICAL IGrub 2Wadinff bird ' >ur Boarding House with Maj. Hoopie DID 1- SfW STR.1KB? DM.' 10W THfXT VOU CAUL IT TO w ATTENTIONS, T MU5T t-VfVUe BEEM BM_L.' —VAS/ A BW-L 5 M.OR.E POPULAR. THftsJ THESE t)WS «0 /WO/ NO/ A THIR.D 6TR1KE AMD THP5T BIS A 3OK.E WHISKERS TX>v\I hi TO ITS LET'S &O PLftY R1614T THE A9> PLFMKi A& YOUR^^ CATCH Osi ? a "Every lime 1 go lo thc movies it lakes me a day or tvo to yet usc(! to these gawky boys our own age—then I 40 lo the movies again!" nm CURIOUS WOULD MOU 80V5 HPNE GEN&& OFUUM.OR.: THE CREATUCE'5 ALIMENTARY CANAL CONTINUES THROUGHOUT THE JOINTED Sfc'j&MENfS TO THE FOiSON-|MJECriN& WEAPON! By J.R. Williams Out Our Way IM POSING FOC. MO CAR.TOOM -- WOSODY COULD DRAW AMVTH1MG BUT A COMIC.' l'LV_ BE COMIC WHEM I GET , VDU RAISEP, BUT I V WANT wo PICTURE \S BELIEVED TO BE A MUTATION CR CHANCE. HYBRIDIZATION BETWEEN THE ORA/V&E x\NO WHEgE'S ELAAER ? ^ Albuqiterquc, New Mexico WHV MOTHEE.S GET

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