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PAGE POUB BLYT&BVILLE, (ASK.) COURIER NEWS THE BLYTHEVILLE COURIER NEWS THE'COURIER NEWS CO., PUBLI8HEH8 0. R. BABCOCK. Editor H. Yf. HAINKS, Advertising Manager Bole National Advertising Representatives; Arkansas Dailies, Inc., New York, Chicago, Detroit, St. Louis, Dallas, Kansas City, Memphis Published Every Afternoon Exccut Sunday Entered ns second class matter 1 nt the pos. I oltlco Rl BIylhcvJIIc, Arkansas, under act of Congress, Oc- lotei- 9, 1917. Served by the United Press SUBSClUFnON RATES By earner In Ihc CHv of Blythevllle, ISO per week, or S6.50 per year, In advance. By mull, within a raoius of 50 miles, $3.00 per year, SI.50 for six months. 85c for three montlu; by mill In postnl zones two to six, Inclusive, J6.50 per yenr; in zones severi and eight, $10.00 per year, payable In advance. Income, Not Wealth, Needs Redistribution When (lov. Ahirniier S. Kcdcs of thu Federal Reserve Board told Hie House Bunking ConimiUec that a redistribution of income is in order in the United States, he helped to clnrify a situation which has grown prully confused. Governor Kcctcs was carel'ul to point out that it is income, and not capital, which ueeils re-dealing. It is a point which ought to be kept in mind by all people who are easting wistful glances at any of the current sharc-thc-wealth movements. At (lie height of (he post-war Ijooni, (Jovei-nor Kcdes nays, one-tenth of one per awl of (he faniilie.s at Hie lop of the income list yol as imidt money as •12 pur cent of the families at the bottom. They wouldn't possibly spend all their money. Most of it hud to be invested. * * * But investing it simply meant that (he money was used to' stimulate production. The country's capacity to produce was pushed ahead of its capacity to buy. Eventually we (' n u n d ourselves floundering about in a depression featured by that astounding contradidioj), want in thn midst of plenty. Governor Eccle s sees the remedy us a more einiitnble distribution of incomes. This, he says, can be accomplished most (ilToetiyely.tliroii^i/iii- come (axes'. '"""'" '. ' " ' .• • , • Now contrast'Ibis view with (lie rising demand fur a redistribution of capital wealth. Capital .wealth consists largely of intangibles—stocks, bonds, and the like. Suppose, Cor the sake of argument, that the claims of the most vocal shure-the-wcalth group are (rue, and that this wealth if divided would givu each family $5,000, What would happen then? * * . * The family would not yet $5,000 of income. It would get a §5,000 stake in the country's mass of .securities. If these gave an average return of -1 per cent, the family would draw exactly $200 a year—which is a long way from being enough lo support a family in this day and age. Jn other words, we arc asked to put through a scheme which would OUT OUR WAY rock capitalism to its foundations to give each family an income far below even Uie subsistence wage in the pending public works bill. Mr. Eccles' plan would create in- linitely less disturbance in the world of business and finance—and, at the same time, it would be far more lucrative for the people who need increased incomes. —Bruce Cullon. Crime Moiks East Five or six years ago, New York was entitled lo point an accusing finger at Chicago when gangsters and racketeers were mentioned. The bombings iiiut killings of the Chicago beer barons' condotlicres were notorious all over Die world; Ntm- Vork managed (o ffet along with such things held down to a fairly respectable minimum. Hut a change seems to have come over the face of the waters. New Vork authorities are milking a drive to .stamp out racketeering, and a series ol'Wing murders, insolent threats, and sliii-lling revelations are the result—including an amazing warning from gangland that the police commissioner's children will bo kidnaped if he doesn't pipe down. Chicago, meanwhile, has grown (juict. Cmif killings are few. The slate's attorney reveals that bombing have so diminished Unit lh L . 0 ]ti "piuwipplc trust" is praclically out of business. The delimit lawlessness that blackened Chicago's name smns to have moved to Manhattan. In Happy Agreement When both capital mid labor agree that Uie country is beginning to come out : of the depression, there must be •something in it. On tiie same day Ihaflhe American ft-deratiou of I,abor—usually deeply pessimistic—announced that "under the mined surface of the business stream, cm-rents'Of revival are steadily gaining strength," the United Slates Chamber of Commerce noted Dial a rise in production figures which began in December has continued steadily info'' March. While the federation saw small promise of jobs for the jobless in the immediate, future, the Chamber estimated that 700,000 should have been re-employed by March 31 over the beginning of the year. Certainly the con junction of these two reports would seem to indicate pretty definitely that a real upward trend is at last in progress. The love to own property must be sustained nbovc everything else. - G ov.. George II. Earlc of Pennsylvaiiiu. * * T Stop calling ,,, c ..y 01|| . „„,,„, Iiis{mss .,_ Iili just mortal like . VU1L -p,i,, cc of W . llc3 to Ijudupcsl cloakroom attendant. * * * tf marital women were allowed to work there would be fewer marriages. -ASUOS Allen Harris, clean of Alabama- University ' j SIDE GLANCES By George Clark ' W y^ 1 *'*^';" th *>'& w-n#vi' By Williams, a»'»iYHEA5fR»iet.me. r.M.RIO.U.S.PAT nr v,,,n "' o '" 0 BY OK. MOnillS I'lSHBJvlN Eilllor, Journal of llio American child .Ucdicaf Association, and of !{y$du, Ihc Ilualili Magazine Onu of Ihe most dramatic opcr- the United ntions in medicine Is that which ,1812 involves cutting into the body of ir™,,,..,,,, ,, .1 prospective mother to remove Li „', '' Ulcrc ls " « ootl her child. j?. r a Mw " C1 ' roi 'incd in AH sorts of suiicrslitioiL'i arc as- i Tills iciatcd wilh eommon knowledge '" '> of this uperniion. It is said lo lor Irul have been called the Cesarean op- on to n wte oration because Julius Caesar. It: w believed, was horn by hut I ..„ method "iPoit rvo "li'oui- mouths of it! Em-one, Africa, the Orient—uml nobody to talk to hut Churlus!" .T/IUKSJ5AY, MARCH M, 1035 and the chance of the patient for reclvery Is Jar beyond thai under ; Uie primitive conditions of Cesarean Operations Have D Ti/f 'I - •« a i ,--, . i llic l>™>"ivc conditlonT'of"'^'' Been Made Much Safer Today I 1 " 1 "" 1 -- iv n' B . Mnnn,* ,,c,,^^r^-. . * I 1 ' 1 '"' Edition of National Anthem Is Checked and im.{ op- ,UP,-XV. ard do i °'" ! ™ Uw> , „,,,„, . . h f !C " whynhc ha " '""• >"•his case, Bennett replied, uoclor with anv Pharmacy and .Scienc;, recently was surprised to learn thu! a keepsake wl'.ic'ii his ffru'ndrntta- hatl given him 50 years go wiis a livsl edition of the "Star 'Spangled Banner. 11 B:-am said lie had kci:t iff keepsake in » trunk and did not reallza that anyone knew hi psssssserf it Oliver Stnink, the The lir.t actual Cesarean cW ^Icltey would rinoi^nn''^.! 01 T™ dlvisl °" of tilc Libm - v Jt nn ivhtr-h ,-r.n i, n fmih...^...^.! ,,.'....*. . ... ."-I™ 1 «» opculion Congress, asketi him lo bring it turn which can was one which look place in Cor many in itilo. It is conceivable Lliat llio operation had been done before that time, but those cases iv iiol autlienljcalfd. Tlu.-i-e arc records of other cas- '. iieriormcd in the eighteenth century. Tlieso ace exceedingly in- teresling. because it mast be remembered that un to that lime inc.sthctic.s had nol been invenled. neither hud surgeons learned how to prevent infcctions--a procedure introduced l>y Joseph Lister to -iiUcBteiLlhal he ivifc." done on his own Congress, asked .„ ,,.... a ,„ lu Washington lo compare it with one of the Uvo olhcr copies ol (he cdi- [tion in existence. ward the end century. of tiic nineteenth under the Inlliujiice of a large do:-c ul opium. The doctor did the operation himself and sewed up the wounds. The patient survived and tlie child, a daughter, is said to have lived to be 73 years of age. These arc remarkable records, and Indit-alc Uie itcmcndotis han- 'clicaps overcome by our pioneer surgeons in liieir efforts to meet Die needs of the ill under Primitive conditions. Surgeons work IBI4 and miy. Tim [nrm was set lo the music of "Anaclicon in Heaven." written by Thomas Carr, son O f u, e publisher. For a lona lime there was considerable argument amouR sur- .. neons as lo whether the abdomen the should be sewed up or kept lo- ics suited lo the individual case. , gclher wilh adhesive tape after' The surgeon may be assisted by' .'J Vi.vils tn Town in 20 Vc'trs M'ORT CLINTON, O. <Ur-)--Jol,n ahan, who recently celebrated his 88lh birthday here and Jives lj,i'«- si* blcclLs from this small com- 1 immity's business section, has been . . I'owniown only three limes in tin, -,- , to *'- v '" "o*" 1 - Wl W S'rai-s. He ctoes not ec lals Iniely clipped. They have 1 side,- it necessary to go downlmvn Ijt-ncfil of numerous nneslhet-.lie says. ' «o*"io»ii, | . :: ..... — - — ••" .;-vv. - ......... u-- ..... "j ^^ .^.J.JL^H ,/j the opeialion. Then gradually one or more helpers who aid iu stitching came general use. speeding up the work and in . First authentic record of a sue- handling emergencies. Nurses ccssful Cesarean .operation in care of the necessary apparatus, .A. D. The earth's Pouulation ing about everv CO ver -s rate, there will' be sons on earth before h u rip, The Editor'i Letter Box Cotton lixporls lilurkcd To Ihc editor:I The cotton policies of the Unit- nl States haviiii! failed to open a ivny by which world coUon consumers might find a means of laying for Imports or united Stales produced cotton,' but Iwv- ng driven Ihem (o more largely use cotton produced in foreign countries, and to the use of substitutes for cotton, a situation 'oiid ha:; developed which Is of great importance' to 'the raw cotton industry of the Untied States. Foreign cotton importing countries are now demanding thivt their Imports of United States grown uotlon be offset by United Stales imports of th_cir goods, or hal every impetus be given to the Icvclopment and expansion of olhcr sources of raw cotlon sup- )ly, even lo Ihc extent of ylvinj nice differentials lo other growths. In a period of three or .-.font /cars, Brii/H's cottoil production lias increased from 300,000 bales lo 1,250,000 bales, with [he promise Unit the crop next year will K l.SOO.OCO or 2.0GO£M) bales. Every bale of Brazilian 'cotton is in- stniuly salable for cash. Not so In :he case of coffee. Thus the great impetus to incrcasiii" cotton pru- tliielion in Brnzi! Is not - lilsjh prices, but favorable economic- opportunities. Unless the colton policies ol the United Stales be cbanijL-ii. and changed soon. Ihc South will undoubtedly lo;x: the great bulk of Us foreign cotton market. ••' Were the Colton South to demand that its export trade channels be cleared of obstructions and make lh.'.- voice of its voters heard In Congress, the necessary changes would be made. I am today writing each and every Colton Dell senator congressman on Ibis subject. Waller Parker. Nell- Orleans, I>a. and CUAPTEIl 1 M ILLICENT GHAVES E'anccd fro VOU'RE MOT GOIN' OVER AN' CLBAM UP ON TH' TOUGH BROOKLVM Nl AVE. GAMG/ HE KIM GO, BUT VOU'RE GtOlN'TQ STAY RIGHT WELL— \ -- 1 6OODGOSH,' \-^ HE DOITALCME. HOME, HERE.' - TH£ BI6 HELP. Hiakman Mrs. W. 13. Stark, who has been ill tor several days, is much improved. ] Elijah Powers, who lus been the guest of his ton. Dotty Powers, mid family, «l Midway. Term., has relumed home. Calumet News ti. A. Mall was tin: gur.--: r,i r c in- tivi-.s ill Hrccc last uvek end. Mrs. rj. f. llnil Is .'.rriou.sly ill »t licr home. Mis. Bertha Know ,:> til from scailcl lever. Mr. and Mrs. J. T. Glover ->pcnt last week with Mr. utul MLS. Austin Glover, of Doll. Little Irene Miller is ill (ins week. Marccla r'ord, of Jo:ic. s l>,j ro W | 1C . lias been the gucil ol hi.-, cousin. I'. L). ford, has returned lo life home. Mill Furm t\cws Mr. and MIT-. MclJun Hauk.Mon iiinuiuncc Ihc birth ol .1 diiu"lil«-r Mureb i. The child lias I,., „ Cj ed Olorla Sue. ' '" Mrs. J. E. TamuT. v.i,,, i, il;> llc ,, u 111 from uinucnirii, i,, i m , 1Iu .. nd Hllty MIddlcton. i\-|,.j.-., ,. vr . , V . )S injured some tinu- a uo K "„.'„",.'[. letter. « Mh^iMii, ^ moved lo Kuker vidnitv Everyone is inv,ic,| !o ; ,i lc| d (| prayer meeting vvhid, «m i )c hc , ( | -a the home ol M r . iul( , Mr ; UlwrJle Rlchaitliun Saturday nlghV. In the Bible. WrdTlie men- Honed U90 utuei; U7 0 , u " aj-s to detolts " "Wail a iiiinuk," OrimgoM pleaded. "Let's te reasonable. You can I leave me mm>." >m licr new fur coal, which »TJ B sal(1 Irritably. "1 d was visible through the open door "'hat limo It la. I toK of Uie coat closet, to llio clock. Tbo clock showed 6:33 and Oeorga Drimgohl hadn't as yet ro-1 havo lo cat downtown. Thoro'3 a turned lo sign tbo mail. tea room lo Ibo block." ffot some dictation. lo bavo to work tonight. doa't care toM you I've Vou'ro ?;oios lack ot coiisicleialion-yonr penny-[Uio bcnelits wbitb accrued from pinching tactics. It took tv.-o girls J that inurder. to do your work before 1 camo Here. "In order lo make lliis confession I m dotns tlio work of bolli ot Ibosc! iniolllgililo at tbia late (Into. U la girls at ouo girl's nalary. Even ! necessary for me lo -.- e i rort'b cer- llieii. I wouldn't mind the « 0 r:i II ; lain facts. The.su facia cao best be you d be decent about U. Yon treai explained by certain documentary Sir] liko a slavii, KIII) I'm jjoi K n . evidence, ceit.iin newspaper clip- plosive violence. Geargu Drlmgold would take 10 or 1 folfi. seal anil siamp. pushed toward Ills privala office. "Come in. Miss Graves." bo said. "Bring a nolcbook." Mllltceot frowned. Tbero was a slack or mail tbal minutes to ... Of lale tliia overlhao v.-ork bad beco gotltng to be a baliit vvlib Uriingold. and Milticeiit Graves dad uiada up her mlmJ Ibat she'd tell him. ID a nice way. that lu=t a littlo more consideration u-onld glvo ber tlius to Ireslicu up a bit betoro dinasr. Uilt Milllccut. liowaver. was hardly In a uoaition to become firm "illi licr cmuloyer tonight. ' Sbe bad a favor to ask. So sbo sighed, picked up ber notebook, ami fol- loweil George Orluigold Into' tbe private ouicc. l)ri;:iso!cl stare-,! al her witlj eyes nbicb sllltered slrangely. Milllcent Giavcs ilidu't uollca tbe signs of Inner eniotlou. A sudjeu siirgo of valor possessed ber. "Mr. llritnuolO." Blip salil, "I won- tier If It would bo possible (Or inn to set an atlvauco on next moutb'6 s,ilary? It fiaupem tliat f'vo bad fiomo rather bcavy cxpense3 Ibis mouth, and . . ." "No," be icW Iier shortly. "I'm sorry, bui ii's impossible." ' "Very well." she said will] dignity. "lt'3 alter S oVIock Your mall Is reaOy for signing. Sball E«t Iff" "No', jet. I've gui tllctals to j ou." ly, "llipro's llio <|iicslion of linanccs door aa UrlniKolirG voice. . and overtime. I know lhat Jobs are | changed, rcnchcd lier can scarce, Mr. Drimgolil, but It takea virtually every cent tbat I inako Hiss Graves." Orluigold said, "h ol -- - - «.--... w ,,,.n, , Ibo ulmosl Importance. I don'l I sold slioulcrt. "You'ro tircil!" want to be interrupted 'Before v.-o Bt.irt fu nn that <11c Utiou." Hilllceul Craves said tirm "Very tvei.'." slio E.iW. and close'l tier iKjok wjii] u vicious snap. Her hand was ou tbe knob ol the ia order to live." a minute," reasonable. I pleaded. "Lcl'3 bo nceil you. I'va got „„ ...„ . some wos! Important dictation. You 'I noticed you flashed out wltli I cim't leave me. now. I'm all upset. a new tur coat." be retorted sarcas-1 Plcass forgive me." • ! ?aliy. j ... "Ye3, i iIM," she sail), "a.ul I CUE luruei] lo 6taro me bcsilatcd for a moment. Mien ....... t back lo ill!- dictating table, spiead out ber nolcbook. nncl said trnslllv. "Very well. What 13 It. a letter?" of uiy own money. You dou't hate to glvo mo ail advance It you dou't want to. On lha other baud, 1 certainly don't ham to viork overtime for you. As H happens. I cun'1 do It tonight. I haven't enough money lo eveu pay tor any dinner." DricogolU frowned, ihrust a baud into bU irouser pocket, pulled out i roll of W113. Ha hesltateil a mo-1 'Tin going 10 ilict.ilo ihu cn.-ifes- ueut. tbcnraplacert llio bills. Fran juion." ha said. "Yoii'ic r.oin;- to "I've KOI to get smut cloctim\!i he sairi. "t;o alisacl aarl gel mail. -I'll sign IL Then you can sot it In tbo mail clinic." \ She conldn'i belp but think lhat. even In bi3 trouble, he was iulent upon setting every bit of worli out of ber hu possibly could. Slio ivcut to Ilia outer office, -a- turneil vriib iho stack of null, placed U cu tbe desk In front ot him. Ho signed Ihe letlers wilh a firm. Etcaily band. Sho folded Ib3 mail, placed It In iho cnvfilopes. sealet] and slamnotl tlio envclopea. tba wall Sato, RtuKcil pawing tbrongb Ihein. nrranytns Ihem ta F.on,e sort of ,1 spfi'iencc. "(Jo &ct yourself somcthlog to . . o 6( . t yoll r 3 e someing to I>o. said unmsold slowly, "if; j cat| - ue 6ail)i n-ithom . looking :ip. coHle-jsion." |"I,ocI; ibo door ns yoir no out 1 Despite herself, she tcit quick sympathy .13 sba saw lue exprcsiior ou liis (ace. UIs other pocket he took some Ml ver and slid a 60-cent pleco across tlie ilesk to ber. "You cao get enough to ,eat." he salil. "for bait B dollar. I'll pay for llio fueal. I wou't pay for overtime. If sou dou't want Ihls |iosl lion, I can set others who do." Mlllke-.it Graves pushed back her Despite herself, ber voice out. Then I'm gfiius lolniiy ctrcuinslance.i. II < write It sign It. anil you'll Mines; It. I'fea3<> lake this down. Mit.3 Graves. To whom 11 may toiiceru: This ta to certify that I, George Driingold. of tlie .ifc of -IS years, urestiteni of the Hrimgold Keally Kevaluation Company. am guilty of bjing aa accessory in n murder. "I am not guilty o! that murder. I I do. however, know Uie guilty liar- cbalr. rose. "Thai's tba llilcg lhat 1 bjiejly. for years I have prelected tills isct!ai>lj"deuiD"ter " oul ""' aliai't your- ?l<s su-eacssd. "Vout > party sutl Una tuysell sbirad IE j (To iiu ComluucO) (ion'l want 10 bs (lislinberl. suru tbe door'a locked. II yrm sea a woman iu a black cri-.iino coal, n-ltli a Ms coll.-ir t,[i arouint ier face, don'l Id ber In under . IK'S In tb'i corriilor when >'jii come bark frnm dinner, don'l unKxk tlio nlBro door. Go some i,!aro anil ickphrme T.S. I'll answer iho telephone. Au,l don't be long." "Very wen. ;,],. Urim^iild.'- Mlt- llceui taid, unb ineeliankal obs- ilieiu-e. but slio n.js iliinlilng tliat Ihe dinner she coultl buy at the t«il loom for Si) cents wouldn't uc:;i^

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