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Blytheville, Arkansas
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Tuesday, April 2, 1935
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PAGE FOOT THE BLYTHEVILLB' COURIER'NEWS THB COURIER NEWS'CO., PUBU8HKRS 0. R. BABCOOK. Editor H. W. HAIKE8, Advertising Sole National AcJventstiij RepreseriUtlves: Arkansas Dailies, Inc., New yorJc, Chicago it, St. Louis, Papas, Kansas city, MemphJ? t Published Every Afternoon Except/Sunday Kntcrcd us second class matter nt the post olllcc at Blyllieville, Arkansas, under act of Congress, October 0, 1017. Served by (lie Chilled Press SUBSCRIPTION RATES By earner In tile Guy cf Blythevlllc, ISO per week, or $6.50 per year, In advance. By mall, wlUiln a raanis of 53 miles, $3.00 per yejr, $150 lor six months, 75c for three monllis; by null In postal zones two to six, Inclusive, $650 per year; In zones seven and eight, $10.00 per year, payable in advowee. Let the Law Tal^e Its Course Two negroes against whom there is a good deal of feeling—apparently well justified—in this mid nearby Missouri comintimiies, will be brought to trial here at the current term of criiniiinl court. They .stand charged with offenses for which the penally is death—ami prosecuting oll'ieevs say they have the evidence to convict them. Two valued and well loved oll'icers of this county risked their lives—and one of them suffered a dangerous injury—to bring those negroes to jus- lice. Justice is What they should receive, with full opportunity,to present any • they may have and wilh punishment as prescribed by law for such crimes as may bo proved u&rinsl them. We do not think that there is any danger of mob interference with the 'trial of these negroes. There was some tin-cat pf violence shortly after their arrest tint there has been liinu for blood to cool. If there i s ever occasion for the invocation^ of .lynch law it is wlicn law enforcement officers or the courts have shown themselves incapable of dealing with criminals. TJieixV iss no such wtiiation here—no reason for anyone to attempt to take into his own hands a matter wliiclij; the proper authorgtios aie handling effectively. Itwotilil be poor thanks to Sheriff Wilstni,' who nearly lost his eyesight in arresting these men, to compel him to defend them against a lynching mob. It would allow scant rcspetf,''•-for our court to attempt to fake (his case out of its hands. It has been many years since llicre has been a lynching or a serious attempt at one in this county. There is no occasion to mar that record now. BLYTllEVILLH!. (ARK.)] .COUfllEB NEWS Forgotten in Prison Gov. Hike. Conner of Mississippi lias discovered that Ilic "loriroUeii man" lias a number of representatives in prison. Many convicts, he found, are overlooked . by the parole hoard they have'no money, no family, mid no friends to bring t|, c j,. Cilscs | ;c . fore it. :y may deserve release just us OUT OUR WAY much as the men who are paroled, but because everybody has forgotten about them, they get no consideration. In mi efl'ort to set matters right, C'ov. Conner has been personally inter- v'icwing such coilviots. AflogctJhcr, lie expects to hear at loasl ifiO Jong- ienhers tell their stories. His action reflects craiil on hiai, and also indicates a weakness not uncommon in parole systems. Whether a prisoner is paroled should not depend on Hie •influence he can muster. It is the board's responsibility l» examine all prisoners' cases without waiting to be prodded. Congressmen Strike Back Something seums to be coming over our congressmen—or over some of them, nl any rale. They are beginning to bark back at their constituents. First we have John S. McGroarly of California, who was irked beyond endurance by sonic of the silly letters lie received and who finally wrote to a voter and invited him to "please take two running jumps and go to hell." Next Ohio's Stephen M. Young had a similar outburst. To a constituent who objected to his support of a certain measure, Mr. Young replied that lie wns going ( 0 ; CCC p oll , sul) | K)r [j,,jr it and that all who disagreed with him could go ( 0 L| )t . S(t ,, )c f) ]. MU u, a i Mr. McGroarly told his constituent to visit. Somehow there is something rather .encouraging about these replies. A congressman must be. responsive to sentiment in his own district, of course; but he must also be his own man, with a mind of his own, ready to follow, (he course he thinks best ami lake the consequences at the polls. A littki more of this sentiment would give us a belter congress. I Iind llicre is great spiritual activity in the United Slates. That, 1 believe, -is the most, hopeful sign for the future.'—The Rev. Pr. Martin C. D'Arcy, noted English philosopher. » • • In the last live years this country has lost enough in income to buy the whole of (lie United Slates lock, stock, and barrel. — Gov.' Philip F. LaFollcltc of Wisconsin. • * * From the beaches of Florida to the mountains of Washington the majority of mHldle- age<! women have dieted until they are just, ugly, haggard' skeletons. —Anna Stcesc Rlcli- ardson, lutujnzinc executive. • • • Any well-trained musician cmi write to suit the hlRbbrows, but it takes a genius to reach the masses with music they can whistle and sins. —Slgimiiul Rombcrg, composer. • » ••! No national has the right to go into the (rouble zone and ex|iect his nation to back him If he gels into diiricnllies. —Bernard Barnch, i * * » We arc being conditioned for perpetual dc- pendonce and slavery by benevolent smiles and God-b!css-yous of college professors and by- demagogs H-ho sny that...every American can te a king. —Silas ir. strnwn, former president, U. S. Chamber of Commerce. SIDE GLANCES By George Clark By Williams A COT WOI-JDER. WHY IT iS TARANTULAS ArJ' RATTLESNAKES AM' SUCH, LIKE TO SLEEP UP OFF TH 'GROUND THER ALLERS - ' AGITTYT UP OWTO — --- -I -"-"f/ vve'a. -?=^/TH£-V'P MUCH -?=^ D - UC EE ° Q M A HO! F SOMETMIM 1 . /:===z --\ IJM A HOLE — tlHIW - y^^Srl THER'S OMB ~-- 'fc f PS i fern " PeS S fsis. it* II f, li! l/(frfe':<' 6 ^$S ••:->" ' 4l H n-- A- k -V 0 IMS m nu. smicc. irio. r. M.»to.Us.FAT «r'iM C ' >S . S !'i y ,°,"i ! '""" 1Cr wcl ' k '"' lwn iln( '. ir vo«,- sister and ?e2S» " "* ^'^ "''"' of ua ' iu <»» ™« »««' Sugar Found Valuable Aid In Battle Against Disease iiv Dii. nioiiitis Kdtlor, .lunriia! of Hie American A1cim.'iil Anoctatimi, ami <,r Ilygriii, (he Health niaj.-ijinc Among (lie moat valuable rsm- cdlcs used in medicine today Is the: simple sugar known as glucose. As more and more studies Imve seen made nf Ilic chemistry of (he minimi body, this agent lias conic Inlo wider and wider use. Its chief value lira in the fuel :lial it is absorbed rapidly and requires no special digestion, going at, once Inlo Hie body tissues.' Furthermore, it is used up In the tis- M(bs iind places tin siiccinl strain OK The organs of excretion.* There are several ways In which Jlucosc Is put inlo Ibe body nt limes when needed. First, it inny be taken by mouth. Because sonic persons uro unable to stand (he sweetness of plain glucose, it kis >ecn recommended ihiit it bo given in the form of ieed lenioii- ule. About n lialf pint ot the «lu- eoso is added (o a tiuart of iced Icmoimdc. In other cases UK; glucose is injected In a weak solution under the skin in those parts of the Ixxly ivlicrc the skin is lose. This is. of course, more painful than taking glucose by month and there is soinHlmes c!,-mi;ci- of damage to the tissues, but there arc cases in which persons are so -sick that they simply are unable to take (iny rood by mouth. The third method- demands a certain amount of technical skill. It consists of the injection of the glucose solution directly Into the vein. Largo ,'uiiounl.s of (lie .solution may be Injected very slowly and when given iu tin's manner (he glucose is rapidly utilizerl by the body. There is also the. possibility of injecting this solution inlo the lower end of (lie intestinal tract, but . doctors still disagree as to vain-: of this method. To some pei-sons glucose is irritating. Certainly the absorption is slow and there seems (o be some lionut as to whether enough of it is absorbed promptly to have the desired ._ eltects, There are many types of disease now in 'which Ehicose is Used. Thess Include ease,'! of weakness, cusps in which the pancreas clnnri sends too much insulin into the tody, cases of failure of the heart tissue, and all sorts of instances iu which ordinary feeding is difficult or impossible. In certain instances, when surgery Is to be done oil a patient, i'liicosn L<i yivon in advance of Ilic operation so that the patient will be prepared for the wear and tear on the [issues Hint follow (ho operative procedure. This is particularly the case when surgery is going to be done OH stomach or intestines. Cihicose also is used especially in cases when there is surgery to be done on gallbladder or lira'. In such oirs the usual functions of tin,' liver in storing sugar and in Blvinp il out to the (issues us needed may fe disturbed. Flood Waters Bring Fish to Missouri Farm Doors fe^^^^-^^fi^^^^^^^Mft|iP^i : '«.i»i>et{tjsi.v^Il.'.^'i^/^. • ' -ruer in.-,. -._.. J^vjiL^CSP^^sSSSg^^JSSS^^SS THE M|6H 60V. I!Y MAX STVCM Spcri:<l Corrrspondcnt IIAYTI. Mo.. April '2 -lliindi-L-ri-^ of flootl-.strickcn I'cmiscut and Diinklin county familic:, arc ';(•!tins; along 'iiiite nicely, thank you. on n diet of fish which they catch by the scores, virtually olf their trout ix>rchcs. Rccrdim; flo n .d water:; have Iclf. a hountitul .supiily ol fish isnlnleil in liettls and ditches. Virtually any implement at hand is adaptable to catching them. ' Tln-y ranun all the way from "finall frj'" lo fivn and six-pounders, and in some, coses, larger. "All you have to do." one farmer pointed mil. "is sit on your front porch—if your place 15 flooded—with a broomstick, pilch- fork, gig. axe. dip net. bucket, or club and wait for the fish to come by. "You don't have to wnit Ions. fcccausc the fish are plentiful and are .swimming about everywhere. If you don't want cat, you just sit. tight and you can have n nice luillalo or carp. "When tte fish of the kind and sizo you \rant sliou-s up. all you do is bat him over the head with the broomstick or club, or rspear him wltii Hit; jijicMnrk or Gig, or dip him out vuth (hi dtp net or bucket. 1st ease the fish is of exceptional .Mzn and shows liRht, it Is much :,;ifer to use the axe. "In tin- event you don'i mind where you put your hands, you can become exceptional sood at 'hosBliist'—which moans you reach down in the water where you think a fish is hiding, sort of pel him around like you would n youiijf pig, then R'licn you work your hand up to his hsad, insert It through the gills and out ihs iuoulti--aml jfni have him." Hifihwny dilrliL's are .Mot-kcd wilh the fiMi. anil i|. is not 1111- ciininion lo see mt-n W itli dip nets in ihc-lr hands lunniiu! up iind down them iryins; to herd ° (t _•'_ "Icp^llirct: or foiir-pountli-r. Expliiinmg" that s «cii methods of catcluiiij fi5h arc otillnwcd in Missouri. Otis t'npham of Hayti Field warden for tbr- southeast Missouri division, said; "Gigsi spcarins and Urn neltini! of fish of all description at this time of Hie jcar is a direct, violation of (ho law. and u,r: nefarious .-.ystcin of 'hoKjing- is absolutely prohibilcd by law at all times." Mississippi County Boys Win Bulls in Contests Mii-MS=ippi rounly students v.on a fair share of the awards in the annual district contests, held Saturday at Arkunms State college Jonciboro. The Wi'iurr .rain Ton t!l , swcepslafccs, but (hi- most coveted Drips, a icKifin-'l .Insey lull and an AIIRIIS hull, ome to thi< coiinly. Til- ,r,- 1V y bull, n n rv ccl by (he fihrlhy county in-nal farm for fust place in UK: dairy judging conlr.-!. u.n unn hy (he- I)"!! hlRli srhml Irani. -|;„. AIIIMIS bilil offered by t.ucian Klt,an ot Imboden for the \vinn.~r of ()x> |i re . stock jitdiiin; oonlcsl, went to th- Wilson high trhcol tram. Award of (lie yvlzcs was m,i(i ( Saturday afternoon by Shaw, of Wilson, state pivsidont. The Shawi'.oe hi 5 li srbnol learn placed third m dairy judging and In agronomy ani ths Wilscn t DARK TUESDAY, APIUL 2, 1935 - iu:(iii\ njjii .llll.l.iUi:.\T lillAVKS, .icrolury In lil'Mltliii IIKI)l(iniJ). llndn her t'lijplojvr In lilh ultlt-i; ilcnd. jltu IK-CHI ZIUH n nuli'huuU | u \\| JU .| ( Dllllll;,,!,! |,.,J Ijfuu,, (0 ulcllltc II CUIiri-KHllJII. lii ;iniilc »hu ruitlieK .-tnn^, IVK- I>>IIT» (it a Uulul ujiCt'r uu nx- AIUIU-<I IlllJIlt', .I.VItVIS HAl'l', ;i »lr:ui K «r, ol- frrit iu Mi'lii hvr. Jlo kciidji lier Iu a IH-IIIIO iiiirlur \vlitru i,lic> U UiillH- tiiniu-tl' J/ilo n lirunvi, i^eii cakcji lu-r Ijuiiif Hud liilr<>Jiioi..M her u» ht* sl'LTIMIlry. ^)UL- IUCCIM lllllllI'M M>II, NUIOlA.Vi hltj hieiijiuit, tioil- UHT UAISli I1JIU JIHS. 1 1 AIM*. illlllU'i'iil [nllx IINI^CII [IHJ tviikeH In lluil a note under brr dour ri'iKllne, "Tlie ivouiuii In lilitck cr- i,,lm- I, licrr." Alltllcent Jr, »«,•,, >.ti-.s ||JL" uumiiii In bhltk ilrive intiij- null I'uUcm* In Itolicn l.'nlse'H v;ir, Ijnt riin» uut ul UIIM. blie t;nvs lo tlie ^linnlVeur'H iiunr- It'r.v nntl |]titl« liliu tlend, *\e.vl uiDrnlriK Uo1>tr| Caljie coiner in .nEUk'Cnl'ji rouil] mid IlireiiU'lih hrr. .Nurninn InterfLrti. CulM; leuvr.^ ninl relurnv ivllh ji ^ow (;o ox WITH TIIK .STOHV CIIATTEU XVH f|ilIK ofllccr nodded to Normiui llapp and said, "All rigbt, you can jjct oiii," ilatip said, "This is my father's house." Tlie- officer turned to Caiso. "You too," ho said. "But," Guise protested, I — " Ttie officer scowled, strode to the center ot tlie room auil said, "Us- lea, both of you (juys, tills la no place- for you lo pull your heroics. t!et Btarlcil, and jjivo us a chance lo get tills thine cleaned up." Korman llapp stepped past Mil- llcont toward Caiso. "1'vo got some- tliint; lo say to you, Bob," he said. The ollicer jerked his head toward Millicent. "Conic over hero," caid. "I want to talk with you." She followed him to the window. Young llapp and Robert Calse stood belligerently by the doorway, talking In low undertone!*. The officer i;lauccd at tlieni, frowned, shrugged iiis Bhouldcr:>, turned to Milllcoat, and paid, "What's your name?" "Mllllcoul." "Alllliccnt what!" ./,'•., "Grabcs." "lloiv lottfj you been lie-re?" "Just' a day or two. 1 haven't even (jut settled yet," "You're working for Uuiiu?" "Yes." Sbo took a deep breath, then faced him and said, "lie/lily, I'm very much upset. All of thcsu tilings can't make a great,. deal oE difference. Mr. llapp liiiiws all about inc. Won't you please get your information from Hi;a?" "Well, why don't you tell it'/'' "Because I can't see Hint It's any of your business, and there are certain reasons why. I don't care to so inlo all of tiiose details about my private affairs." "Ob, all right," the officer said. "What limo did you go to bed last nlglit?" "Really," 3)10 told him, " I don't kaow. I was very tired, bin 1 had some tilings to do after 1 entered my room. J sal down in the chair .'mil fell sound asleep. I woke up later — 1 dou't know liow much later. 1 was cold aad cramped." * * » MORMAN IIAPP, 'standing by the door, turned and came striding over toward tlicm, "Alias Grabcs," lie said. 'She. turned lo face him. "I just wiinlcil to tell you, l|j|. licent," lie snid, using her lirst name with wbat seemed to Mllli- lent to lie a tcuilcr note In his voice, "that this man encountered Dob Calsc in (he corridor, lie asked ni-NDgAKE OBKNEASEWICSKK, Uoh Caiso U brine him lo his father's secrclary. That's Iho reason Dob brought the ofllcor here." The officer 'rowned, and stared at young- llapp. "What,tho dovll has that got to do with in" "X simply wanted her to know," Norman llapp said, "why it happened that Caiao scorned to have brought you lo her." "Ho brought mo hero because I told him I wanted to bo brought here." I'Bxaclly," Happ said. "Look here," ihe officer told him, "you two get out of hore. I'm doing this qiieBtlonlng. and I'm thoroughly capable ot doing it." llapp bowed, moved toward the door, turned and smiled at Mini, cent. Then he and Caiso loft the room, closing the door behind their. Tlio ollicer stared in trowntns coneentralfon at Iho doorway for n moment, said, "That was a funny way for him to net. He acted almost as though he was giving you some message." "Oh, did you think H>?" Millicent asked innocently. "Yes," ho said, "I thought so." "Hut you heard lust what ho told me. I didn't see anything strange about that." he," asked tlio officer, "In love with you?" "Why, the Men,' she gasped. "I've only been licro for a day! 1'vo talked with him only oiico or twice." "Who'd been beating up on young Caiso?" "Hail someone?" "Tho side of bis laco looked as though ho'd been slapped, and he'd cither a punch on his Jaw, or else I don't know a socked jaw when I see one." back. Wo found Caiso's car down tho street It wua out ot gas. Harry Folding opened Hie door of. his room, and someone popped him with n pistol." Ho stared at her frowiilngly and said, "It was ono of those litllo toy vejit-poeket pistols.'? "A toy?" "I'd call-It a loy. It was one ot Ihoso littlo automatics tbat'a macio to fit inlo a lady's handbag, but it : did the job all right—ono shot— right smack through the hearl." Sho shook her head slowly and said, "I didn't hear any shot.'' "Okay." ho tolil her. "I'm sorry I bothered you, but I'm Just making : a check-up on everyone. It doesn't look liko an inside Job. You don't know anything about who his enemies were, or anything of that sort?" She sail! slowly, "I've been hero siieli a short time, you know." "Yes, I know," ho said, and turned toward tho door. Iff tho doorway, ho turned and saiil, "Looks liko a stlck-up ot some sort! Yon didn't know whether ho was carrying any money with him, did- you?" "Mr. Happ would ho the only ono • who would kuow that—that is, Sir.. Jarvis Happ, Norman'u lather." '• "Okay," ho said, and left thoi room. • * • i CHB walled unlll sho heard hl3 steps diminishing down the corridor, then ran' to the closet and sroped around until she fouad Iho lealhcr key container. Sho know that she must get rid ot this tell-tale hit ot evidcnco Sho held it in her hand, stared helplessly about her. The- door to the corridor seemed to bo more a d ^f { : .««»«»' »"- ^-rcooidan^^,"^^; ditto L sock 1,1* jaw, as you call it." Should she leave the- room carrying Ihls key container, sho might run into Bob Calaa. Sho turned toward the, window, looked down inlo Iho yard, with Its walk, Its ornamental shrubbery, and its wrougbl-iron fence separating the yard from that of tho fiouso aoMoining. There was a summer house, a fountain and a pond of water at the base of the fountain, a pond in which there were water lilies and fish. , Millicent stared steadily at the pond. Sbo believed It was possiblo to toss the key container out ot Iho window so that it would hit ths J.TB let bis eyes soften ullglilly with humor, anil said, "How about his face'.' UiJ you elan his face?" "Yes." Millicent said defiantly, "I slapped his fate, it you want to know." "Why?" "It was a personal matter." "How personal?" "Very Personal," Mo stared at her for a minute and then said, "You don't kuow "'bat time you went to lied?" "No.' "Did you hear anything unusual j "ond. a small cal- gun lired tinck in the c-hanf- room, nnyw.-iy," [lie officer r.flonvarils? "Oh, no." "TEiis is your room?' "Ycs." ' "Yon couldn't bear iliei fcur's Eaid. "A small caliber nun?" she echoed 'ItieslioniiiKly, trying lo avoid the appearance of sparring with him, yet seeking to draw him out and save herself, as much questioning as possible. "Yes. a small caliber pin. Some- olio shot Harry Kehliui; with a smalt caliber gun." "When?" sho asked. "Probably around half-past four or five o'clock this morning." "Ob," she saiii. "Someone who was waiting for him Inside tho room where he sleeps. Folding had been out. He'd taken one of Ilia cars—probably Boh disc's ear. ffo'd run out of — -jack to the bouse. Apparently, he'd walked Sho raised the window, .estimated Iho distance carefully, helil tho key container balanced in tier hand," GO as lo determine.U.5_weight. Stie heard steps i'li tho corridor. Someone was approaching her door. She gave ono frantic glanco back at tho door, then turned to Iho window aiul tossed tho key container out toivanl tlte pond. She stood watching it with fan- ciuated eyes. It sailed in a IOIIK arc. For a moment she thought it was going too far. Then it dropped rapidly, and she heaved a sigh ot relict as she Eaw it splash into the IHinrl. She stood there, in tho" window, watching ibe splash subside Into eddying waves wliich rippled Iho Eirles of ihc pond. Suddenly sho felt her eyes compelled downward anil to ono side. There, standing beneath the window, watching her with a peculiar cynical smile twisting tho corners of her inoulh. was Cynthia Uapp. (To Bo Continued) i was second in poultry judging. Among the individual winners fiom this county were Roy Evans, Dell; Wcderman, Shawiice; Ed Wright, Shiiwni-e; Claude Hhavv Wilson and J. T. Harwell. Bly- thevillc. Shady Lane News C. G. Smilli addressed the l>. OUR BOARDING HOUSE ^ T. A. Friday afternoon on "Aims rtiid Objectives of Higher Educa- lion." Tiic 25 present had a study course before the social hour in which refreshments of sandwiches and iced tea were served. Con Turner has returned to L'.'achville where he is employed. C. B. Hogun celebrated his birthday Saturday with a dinner given by Mrs. Hogim. The centerpiece of the table was a cake decorated with 34 candles. Guests were Mr. and Mrs. A. N. Clayton and two sous, Vance and Talmage, and Ramon Turner. Mr. and Mrs. S. Prichard and son, Charics, .spent Saturday and Sunday with Mrs. Prichard's .parents, Mr. and Mrs. Baker, of Biythcvillo. Read Courier Ncv/3 Want Ad.-. EGAD,LA,D,fAY GBkNVOTACVVAtU.ENOCH VAOOPLt, VvVVS EN6L^^^^t>S G'REttvEST HORSE VETEWNWF^ AND I INHERITED HVS GE-MIUS !—WELL.^.R, 1 TOOK ONE LOOK AT rAY HOY<s£s L/XMt LEcS AND SAW IMMEDIATELYTHCT ME "RESTOUTACWOUS SAXBHENITOS OF 1 HYTHEL10N TEH DON )--YtS,S)T?/ TET3 A rAASSA<bt,l' APPUEt) A >ELMENIA SEED POULTICt,. HE IS IMPROVING HOURLY! I>y Ahem ^. j ,ji Jk & '!(• \k '4-i f—U, !r n •^ '/! ^r' WHEN YO SEEYO 7 rELLH\rA ITOUt-rc WHUT MADE H\& HOSS UtvfplTELA. H\M DEY WAS A "BOTTLE CAP GOT STUCK \NS TVA" TENt>tR PART OB HIS sS) HOOP i / '• *m, [/*% M® ^^fes ^^ S^^r^f^kr'^X. •X \ I I ^ iVx', 'WAS AGAIN,' SfiC' -^ </(t. K«, ^ V-Z

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