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MGE FOUB BLYTHEVILLE, (AUK.)' COURIER NEWS THE Br.YTHEVILLK COURIER NEWS Ttti; cotwiitei ke\vs oo. if. ft. HAINfeS, Publisher ~~~3oio National Advertising Representatives: Arkansas Dallies, inc.i New York, Chicago, Do- twit, St. Louis, Dalins, Kansas City, Memphis. Published Every Alternoon Except Sunday iiitcrcd as secohtl class malor' at Ihe post office at fllytlifevllle Arkansas, under act or Congrfss, October 9, 1917, Served by the United Press SUBSCRIPtlON RATES By carrier in the City of Blyllievlllo. 15c per wceX, or 65c per month. By mail, withlii a failllis of 50 mile.-:, $3.00 per year, $1.50 for six months, 75u [or three months; by mail in postal zones two to six, inclusive, 50.50 per year; in zones seven nnd eight ,$10.00 per year, payable in advance. 'Hands Off Brazil'; But for How l^ng? Until Rio do Janeiro air clews of llib Kliibke .screen tliriiwli out to effect tlie installiiiion of Gclviiio Vargas us dictator, Brazil will remain ah un- cerl'iiiii political quality, ami as suich, will be dangerous goods for tlic United SUUc.s to be iJimnorlnj; willi. Sonic recognition of Uii.s lisi-i comc Irom Wasliingloii, where tlio belief CX'IK\K that now is ;i lime for full in- diilgciice of tlie "good neighbor*' 1 policy sRoii.sOl'cd by President Roosevelt. A .firmer- bHi'Hur against inlervelilioii. Is •the- fiticiios Aires peace conference jigrceniciil, (iiider which American gov- cnime'jits pi'oinisetl not to inlerfcl'c in ttriy wa} ; in the doincslic afi'iiirs of btliei- American nations. Hut -behind these fairly strong iier- iuiasioiiii to keep OUT haiUis off, are some clamoring contradictions, .And there's something familiar to llicir Hug. ' In the first place, there afe tlie 556fj,00i),0(!0 worth of obligations'due the Uiiited States from Brazil. Ajiprox- . iniately. 8200,000,000 is in direct invcHl- mciita—pubiit; utilities and maiHIfac- tuHhg enterprises. Brazilian blinds held'iri this country total some S3C2,- 000,000. 'Then there is tlie mallei' of big business carried oh between the UniU ed States aiid Brazil Alnefitan coni- rncrcihi liieh feur that ft'Fascist Ki-u- zii^suggciUed by the curpOi'alive slate form of the new government—willx^r smile barter trading with Gel-many, and possibly Ital.V, at the expense of Americah exporters. *' Only a few months before Getiilio assumed difctalo'rial power, Amur-loan firms estimated that Gcrmali goods landed in Brazil at bw prii'cx lutd slashed American competitive sales • from 25 to 1)5 per cent. What will happen now th.nl Vargas is in (.he saddle and fully committed to H course of aiiti-Bol.shoi-islii similar • to Germany's, is -something American traders Ban only groan and pray dvct'. These grumblings and worries arc bound to reach the • ears of the administration if it develops that BVa- zil has turned in the "wrong" (Jirec- tion. Cries for protection of investments add property always have been, about as much an official coiicem. as the IUKS of lives, in foreign ciiibfoglios. Add (he State Department's own little worry about preserving the "democratic form" in governments of the western hemisphere, hnd ybti have the makings for an "incident" which may lend to a "misunderstanding" which may lead to something far worse. So it is admirable thai word has already Come from Washington that wherever Hra7.il is heading, she can go, for. all the United Stato;; cares. But people with good memories and a curiosity to see if history ever repeals itself are going to have fun seeing just how IOIIK tliis noble experiment . will last. Laws And Good. Seitw Tin; Philadelphia bnrai.i. of municipal research, trying to laugh ub.so- lele ordinances from city records by publicizing ridiculous laws that were never repealed, w selling a good example for both sides over what is and what i.sn't constitutional. Already tineai'tlicd are (liu.xe sample verbolcns: smoking on bridges, in public, squares mid parks; carryiiij; umbrellas into jjtiMie markets; riding vc- lot'ipedes iii parks. Kvcn in (hat day of simple living, (host! "lawless" actions involved no grc«t inattei's oi' public defense, hualth, mohilrt d,' welfare, They involved nolh- iiig more than individual o.xci'cise of g(Jod taste and judgment by citizens. ; A good ninny lawmakers .today, itre inditing, the same mistake of sticking tneii' ofl'i'cial .noses in where they have no ImsfhcHs. jjforel.v. by dislinguishinii ' liutwoen legal essentials and iioti^essen- tiius, those lawmakers eim save themselves .from looking slliv. It j s i,'t « matter of the Constitution at itll, How College '•Harry K, Fry, ctlitor of the American College Year-Rook, is now invit- iiitf imivcrsity and college presidents to help him uiicovei- America's future leaders by assist'ihjr ;„ tj, c selection of their otilslamlinjf senior students; and a.s ht does s'o, he' comments that America U moi'c ; a«d mbre tui'iiin t r to her • college graduates foi' leadership. ' For c.vitmple: ; 59 'per cent of the people i-eprcscntcc! in the Hall of Fame wertt to college;. -Seventy-sevcii per ceiit of the people fciirreiitly listed in "U'lios U'lio" are college graduates. Kighty-otH! per cent 0 [ the members of the 75th Congress hold college degrees*. The young portion of outstanding ability eventually will miike a place for himself in the wm-ld, of course.' But his way will bo immeasurably helped if he lias the advantage of a college education. The lack Of it i s „ steadily increasing handicap these days. It's hurt foi' movie 'people lo save mom-y We always ftKM noic llian \vc Innkt.-Dlck Powrll. aclof. I itou't rmwldcr that 1 | )aV c been active ii\ politics. I Have done nollilng otlit-r than lo Inforai my.MfU.-Mrs. Franklin D. Hoowrell , NOVEMBER 17, 1937 ILL BY MARY RAYMOND y/ijtit, I9J7, NEA Stm'c*, l "Yes, he's jr., but I wouldn't fid vise you to (list-lisa l>>IM with him. He's iii a nasly Icmprr this morning." GUI' OUB WAY THIS CURIOUS WORLD A GULL ;CAN AS SLOW AS MOST IMPORTANT IN THE. WORLD, AS LJSTED.'BY AN AMERJCANI FORESTjey EXPERT /. DATS: 2.. CCCOA/tST P,*J_M 3 6. MULBEKR.V 7. 8. L.EMOM 9. _ APPLE PIE .'S AMEKKXS FAVOJ2TTE 1MB UBCS which man has made of most of the above ir;os «rr well known. Many of the trees produce food for m.m T|, c mMl- bcrry furnishes foed for silkworms, and the chinchona is the source of qiiliilnc. NEXT: Do iju«M>ii ivasjis Iniclcl any part or their iximcs? By Williams 5, rr'S TH 1 PHONE. sou, BUT WHAT .'4 EARTH IS THAf GAG WITH tH 1 SHOWER CURTAIN THAT UtfLE V/. SNIP (S ALWAYS PULLING SOME GAG TO GET M£ OUT OP TM 1 BAtr-i SO H6 CAM SUP IN. WHVMOTU£(£S &FT c-, 'Alligaior Skin' Ailincni Is Linked Wild Upsiil in Glandular i.«\inrli»u 'I'lli.-. is (he £!rd of a series in i)i-, Mmris Fishbchi di.s- s skiti rlisca.scs. (No. .TOI 1>V IHl. MORRIS FlSHUKlN Krtilor, .lounwl o( lhc American iMcrtlr.il Association, anil of Hyucla, the Health Magiuini- Many children arc born with a tkin that is dry. harsh nnd scaly. Thc condtlbn is called ichtliyosis '-ircausc tlio skill looks like that fist). Thc ccmcUUon is :\i-n called-alligator {kin or .vrodcnna. c'- merely means hnrctrnlug of tlie skin. White thc exact cause of (he condition is not known, il h, believed to be associated with ( ii.;- tiirbanccs of the glnncis. paiticu- il.v of the thyroid. Tlie condition frequently np- 'ai-s in families. In many instances the thyroid of Ilir- child u found to be deficient, in Its lunr- tion. In iho summer tlie skin i, nioLvt and well lubllcntcd. hi u\:- winter, however, when thi-i;- H i t . ••old rtrv winds, thc skin been-.,-, rough, harsh nhd scaly. Fortunately. Iliere arc seldom t-ymptoms Aftcctlng the rest 0 ( n-.r body imlcss lhc child has so much deficiency of the lliyrotd action as to have Ihe lypicnl fcymirtom.-, cf that jlsoulcr. Obviously iii Ihis :.kiu iionbif It is iiU|»rl;Ult to make a loin- plrlc .sliuly of thc E« n crnl coiuh- . lion, including especially ;> .;Ui ( i v K<r tin- ba;;il inclulvll:.ui rr ii k iP.'licm lo make ccilain tba thyroid slaiid notion Is net CAST OK < IIAIl.VCTUH.S JIM. WKXTWCIUTll, iLcrotuc, .M.Y.V .li:i-TJlv, l 'hcrii, rMnit yimuit iirtlnl. IIAIIHV. \VI-SNT\VOIITII, Jill's »<ri>'<rii<fu'X JACK tVD.Vl WORTH, JIll'H svi,viA SIWOJT, oil heiress. ^ * ft YnNforJay: Jill In jjjL'JtrJ up tty aliuut Ilie rltr, Thi^Mp'l 'il/TniA 1'luslllff III llljuut lur. Hut wlmt itlmut lurry, Jill riH-nlli-i.fkf \o, • II l-UUhlll'l I,;,VI- l)|.,,|i l.ljn. ((Ll! rta«o;ih, AVIiut inust «lie <loi CHAPTER XXIV ALAN'S apartment was locked. Shades were drawn. A prolonged pounding by Pally, after continuous ringing of the bell, brought no response. She went lo thc apartment next floor ami pressed the bell. An elderly man answered the door. No, he didn't know thc occupant on thc other side. He had often planned to call on :i fellow iirtisl. And, now, the young man was Mono. He had seen him leaving this afternoon in a cab. He had carried several large suitcase? with him. "Thank hravc-n for Ardath!" "ally thought wildly ;i;; slic . .. to save Jill from prison. I guess with all her looks and money, she'll gel by wilh a few years in prison. When she comes out, she won't be so highliat, I imagine." . * * * 'INHERE was no help here. Patty -*- Mlim'lterf to herself that Ar- dalh had lhc upper hand. There were times when Ardath eould look so sweet and appealing. She eoulcl picture Ardalh with that innocent look she liad at times looking up at a jury through a mist of tears, swearing she was being made a victim lo save Jill. There was nothing else lo do. No one else who could help. In a flash it came lo her. There vtsis the old woman wflh the red scarf Jill had given her. She nv.ist find her. Her testimony ami the, scarf would dear Jill. But nobody on 67th slreel had seen an old. beggar vvoman wearing a red s«.'arf. 'Beggar* don't come on ibis sired," one iraifi woman told Patty. "Some of us may be poor, but we're all respectable, and able licadc-d lor ft he exclusive shoe j to lake care of ourselves Who whore Ardalh modeled. ever heard of such a story? An "\'.'hat do you want?" Ardath began bdligerciilly. "I'm pretty busy if you don't mind—" old lady, begging at that time of mornjng." Patty turned away. Well, of j -. -T--.. .." i tinj. luiucu away, well, 01 'I do mind," Tatty answered, i course Jill hadn't sairt thc old lady 'Take me to some private place was n beggar. But she had kept where \ve can talk." pATTY went directly lo Hie point. "Ardath, .Jill is in trouble. The pou'ci: think she had 'oniclhing to do wilh the death of her father, who died, they say, at (i o'clock. Jill wasn't at home then. She had just left you at the door of Alan's apartment." "Why didn't you go lo Alan JelTry?" Ardath asked. "I did. He wasn't al homo. The people next door saw him leave this afternoon with his suitcases." Patty immediately regretted, the words. She had seen a look in Artlalh's eyes that she recognized. Thc look of the i-al slipping between the cat's paws and into its own dark hole. "Pretty dumb oJ me," groaned to herself. "Gone away, has lie?" Ardalh mused. "Well, even if he were hero, and even if I were at his place—which, remember, I'm not admitting—il wouldn't help you any. Jill Wrntu'orth Ls not telling •the truth. I didn't see her that morning around (i o'clock. You can tell her for me that she'll have to Ihinl; up another .ilibi." • "Nobody can prove 1 was there, 'bc-r.-nisc I wasn't" Ardath persisted. "And if Alan fays so, I'll say he is no gentleman and is only in touch \riih each other daily cie- .pilo thc many miles between Axis.!n and Cambridge. Tiny communicate dully by :hcrt wave radio. Wayne's set luu. been- inslnllr.it on one of Harvard's juildinss with permission of me :aculty. Burton u::es a set t'.ic pan- auilt in Austin several yeair, ago. Ircderick Biesclc. former University of Texas associate (if the /ones boys, occasionally Is included In the chat. His short, \vnvo set is installed al Brown University. the money Jill had given her, which amounted to the same Ihing. And these cold mornings, she would be sure to wear that red woolen scarf. She had covered every place in the block. No, iliere was the apartment next door to Alan's, occupied by an elderly artist. She would go back to him, and fell her story once more. If hi? couldn't help, she would ask the police to keep a lookout for an old woman wearing a red scarf. Beyond thai—but Patty wouldn't think beyond that. * * * QNCE more, Patty rang the bell of the apartment lhat adjoined Alan's. And again the friendly face of the elderly man appeared. "Still looking for lhc young man?" lie queried, before Pally could speak. "I'm afrqid I've no news. I haven't seen him since lie )rft l"day. And nobody has come to his apartment." "No," Patty answered. "I'm not looking for him now. I'm trying to find jn old woman—" "An old woman!" The clderif man smiled. "So it's an old woman instead of a young man you want to find?." Patty smiled wanly back al him. Of course, she did sound crazy. But somehow she must convince him the was not. "Someone—a girl friend of. mine is in great (rouble," Pally said. "This young man and an old woman who was begging in Iront the day my friend came here are ihe only two people wlia could help her." "We have no beggars," the man began stiffly. "I've heard lhat before," Patty answered. "Just the same there was an old woman in front o£ this building, and my friend gave her some money and a red woolen scarf—" 'A red scarf!" the man exclaimed. "Oh, of course. Will you come in?" They were walking dawn a hall. And now ihe man was throwing a door wide. * * * CEATED near a glowing fire, ^ knitting briskly, was an ancient-looking old woman. About her shoulders was a cheery red scarf. "Nanna," began ihe man slern- ly, "did you take some money from a young woman when you wenl out for a broiilh of air early yesterday morning? And where did you get lhat scarf?" The old woman's bright eyei (winkled. "Did she repent he.' bargain and want the pretty scar! back? Or maybe she didn't knov it was si beeg bill she was giving The man shook his hcaa in inock disapproval. "You'd never know thai you were the mother <?f a respectable painter. Shameless. Taking money. No wonder this young lady was out searching for n bejgor." "She lookrd al her watch and mid, 'It's seen o'clock,'" thc old. woman broke in.merrily. "And I iaiel, 'You don't have to lell mo- the time. I know by thc sun.' So pretty she was. So ashamed slu- i'.'ould have been, if I geevc the money back." Pally sat down weakly. "Please excuse me. But I feel a littlo faint. After I recover a bit, I want i'ou and your son lo go with me to Ihe police. The girl who gave yon the red scarf is in trouble. The police claim she was somewhere else al G yesterday morning." "The} 1 do, do they?" began the old woman. "Those police! Well, 1 guess Ihis will prove something. Are those the girl's—what do you fay in your Engloosb.-rjneetiaJs?*, She look the red scarf from her' shoulders and handed :ii to Patty/ Inside were Ilic letters, embroioV etcd on a silk marking band,, (To Be Concluded) and a career was taking it as a matter of course Instead of as a lark. "A job is n job these days, and to dress it up by calling it a career is silly," .she said. "Women prepare for their jobs and do them efficiently. Marriage is no barrier to success in a \vo- mmrs v.'ortr." 40 Benjamin Franklin scholarships nnd fellowships for tuition ami living expenses of deserving students. f_ >ir n II i ! tareer vvoman \xalled ; Jnkkr.Ua,. «„,., ! JODnOlOei «OW ; JENKINTOWN, Pa. (UP)— The l:.'y of the career '.voniau Is past ind Mir; hay been replaced by the woman jobholder, according to Mr.~. Clia.s? C;oinc; Woodhoiisc, di- •cctor of the- Institute of Women's Prnlcssi'Jiuil Relations. Mrs. WnodiKiu.'.L" told a group of \vtiiiicn .'.tiificiits at Ticavcr College that tl-.i! (Illlcrence between ii job of Gratitude Paid, University Gets $100,000 PHILADELPHIA i UP)—John L. McCarthy, vice president of lhc Philadelphia Heal Estate company and :t trustee of the Philadelphia Uapid Transit company, was poor as a youth and went through the University of Pennsylvania on n .scholarship. Now he has paid oil thai "debt.'' Tlie university's bicentennial fund campaign headquarters lias announced that McCarthy contributed SiOO.OOO. One of the objects of the Iinul is establishment of Don't Ignore i Educator Tells Students i TERBE HAUTE, Intl. <OP) — A | (heine for tomorrow morning's ! class in English literature or a knotty problem in calculus is no (•eason why students should neglect the daily newspapers and current periocliciils, Ralph Tirey, president of Indiana Slale Teachers' College, told students. Dr. Tircy said Ihte advice wns ! prompted by thc fact that "the ; prcat thing the world needs to- 1 (iay is popular understanding <.f | liic forces at work In international : 3ud domestic allaiis. and it is an important part of lhc teacher's Job to help create IWs understanding." Read Tile Courier ROWS want ads. OUR BOARDING HOUSE lllr <tr- I ficicnt. j If n deficiency is found, (he- (Un:| tor will be able to supplement (lie i notion of ttu> thyroid by proscrib- I lup suitable Ebiululnr extracts I Whenever a .skin is damaged t,v [this or nnv : imil.u- condition, il is j important. In <!„ everything nof*i- iblc to set n return o liic" normal [stale. Certainly it is serious to overuse caustic snap., and water, bc- cau.'ic that will jno.'l'ice a .sscond- jnry infl.unmuti-m and a reaction which may bncna-.e chronic. I E.vccp! in ,wm rases, it is mnsl. ,oilcri riihtninary ir> chanj-e liic j b.iUiing. Alt-'-.- n licht. warm ball; ,ii)sh>B<prcferal;iy a ;,oap coiUam- JiHR oil like ,111 olive oil casiilc >.o,ipi. II is cu'toirary lo grease ''lie .skin \\iiii ;,uitable ointmciHv In scvcrn ntc.-,. no! oven ca.stilc .sen)) is rrcommcr.dccl for the af- I fected areas. If the .scaly condition of the _.'kin persists, il may become ncc- i-K-sry lor the person concerned lo Have w cnid. irritating climate and lin:i a tcnipcunino nnrl a cc;i- (iilion r.[ tic air tiiiu will keep 'the skin ivmm and inoi^l. NBXT: 1'rccklcs. BrotKers at Universities Talk Daily Via Radio AUSTIN. Tex. iUI'1 L)i. K liln- Ion JonrN. instructor in DIIK- • mallirmatic.s at (he University of Ttsoj;. HIM hi- tro'lvr. v'uyv: .li:llC». xnillllHli- k-llu'.Y ;,t H;,L-v'i>r(i i University, hiwe managed lo Kc-p With Major Hoople , LAC'S/ IS A MOPEL OF AAV ~TO HARM ESS POWER——YOU WILL. 1 : -'-^ -THAT -THIS. f=.£VOLV[M<3 DOOR IS AM iA/iA<3iMAF,v OYWAMO HAVV^—PERSOMS EKTTERIMG A BLJILDIMC3 TWIRLTHE rJOOR, A!JD SPW TVIE (3EWERATOP; YOU'RE ABOUT FIFTY 1 VBARS LATE^-rHff« OF ALL TH' POWER YOU AMSSECJ THAT PUSHED- SWIkt31W DOORS IM TH' OU> SUPS- STAWITS BACK (M TM' GAY MJMETIES/ AMD IP SO/VM5 CRACKED- 3UO LIKE YOU HAD SAtTDLEO PULL. IT TOOK TO DRAG AM OLTXFASHIOMED we MABBSD THAT SQUIPRELLY IC3EA WHILE • ME WAS RUWK1IMG K!O\AJHERE ' |U HIS tVMO PUSHES A REVOLVlMcS PCOR FOP. ME,UUAWARE OP BEIMO A coa I IM MY GREAT OVER YOUR EARS/ WE COULD HAVE TO -^M; success/

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