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SATURDAY, DECEMBER 4, 1037 When Roosevelt Visited Vargas r> BLYTOEVn,LB. (ARK.) COURIER NEWS Seeks To Offset Overseas i Influences In South; American Countries Tlii* Is the second oi 1 two »tori«s im the mna'/.in« r.uliliiMl situation in South America with Hrt lhrt*ai of flver.feas Influence. Ky WIII.1S THORNTON Ni;.\ Service Slatr (lorresiiomlenl The United Stales is not golru in "toss in Its hand" in Ihe south Amiricaii game without a slr.is- jle. Ami II holds some strong cards. Two primary Interests Imve nl- ways Influenced the playing of those cards. One was the Monroe Doctrine, now a Pan,-American policy, which forbids overseas .ia- lions !rom getting a territorial foothold in the Americas. The other svas trade. Today the two are closely linked together. German, Kalian nnd Japanese efforts to get South American trade are one with'thElr "cultural penetration." and tlK'Ir efforts to exert a domestic poli'.i- tal Influence which will HsalJ la-ing more trade. Most of the "totalitarian" method.'; are not available to the- United States. But it has other methods, and excellent ones. The Rooseveltian "good neighbor" policy Ims rubbed out much of tlie distrust which South and Central America has Jong held for "The Colossus of the North." And it 'comes at a lime when the failure of the League of Nations has disillusioned many In South America about'associations in that quarter. The good-will and' disinterestedness of the United States is trusted as never before. Now It's Machinery Trade' ties .with the United States are still strong. Much nf^ the trade taken over from thej warring •nations of Europe during "'' the World War remains with Uic United Stales. But the nature of that trade is changing. Up to 1920, nearly all trade of South American nations was in the export of raw materials, and import of basic manufactured goods. They would send out cotton and get back shirts. Now (lie leading countries are becoming Industrialized. They make their own shirts. , But son£bb% has to sell them the - shirt-makiug machinery, and it .mighj^»s, well be the United st change Is followed Hayti Society — Personal Merlin! ,M||*ap Jr. lias Party HrrbiTl MH.siip Jr., ivlio wus vi-n S'.'iirs old Thuiiksglvini! ilny us ittvon 11 <llnner ut (he liom'u his iii'iindpnri'nls Thursdiiy in it'll- home/ neur CiinUhersvllle. riu- guests were Ills parents. Jili. mil Mrs, Herbert Mllsup of Hum! its grandparents, Mr. mid Mrs Walter Acors. nnd his RIYIH uriitul- rvnls, Die IIOM.S .Mr. and Mr.s. A. Carson Jr.. nnd children, A. s. und Marie, of Slkc.ston. The iori'i> wns Hie recipient ol uuiny PAGE TERM Duellos A<rc|>l Tribute of Briions i,, Pang Listening Intently to President Vargas of Brazil is President Roosevelt of the Uiilled Stales In this icture made just a year ago at a reception cliimjr In Rio ,| 6 Janeiro. H vva.s on Mils tour that pr&l- Icnt Roosevelt made his plea lo South America for -the democratic form of constitutional reiiresenin- ive government." ' • •• '.taly 1ms already offered two -ix- -•ellent destroyers to Chile, licarfigtta. in buying a big order f anli-flircrafi guns from Sivitz- rland the other dny, said it pra- 'crred to deal with the United :tales, but had been unable to et delivery. Itrdy spares no ex, sitse in demonstrating and sell- ng its military aircraft in Peru md Chile. Handicapped because shortwave itcts. Tlie JTSpri^ii*^!?,,' t -"" il 5' ; "--, lunuwtu by-a rise in "the standard 'of living, ' and the southern countries heglh to be a market for machinery, luxuries and specialized prod- •magnificent airway that Pan-American flung into the teeth of the depression not only girdles the. continent, but brings Buenos Aires within six days of N»w York .instead .of IB days. It has done wonders in making So:iih America "United States conscious." It .has .also opened up a rood market for machinery by jn.ik- mg .spare parts quickly available. To make the most of this 'id- vantage, airmail postage to Central and South America was about 32 per cent December 1 Competition threatens in this field from an Italian line just granted a concession by Argentina. Uruguay and Brazil, linking Home directly to the continent. A Temporary Boost American movies have always been popular to the south, and have led many to study English as their "second language" rnth-r than French or German. Here again Fascist influence is seen in the barring of "Tlie Head Back" and "They Gave Him a Gun" In Brazil and chile as -"hampering the development of a sound patriotic mind." German and Kalian movies are not apt to offend on Broadcasting to foreign countries not an Integral part of its gov- Blyiheville School News CENTRAL SCHOOL First Grade The following children were neither absent nor tardy during the third month: R. c. Allen, Kenneth Colemnn, Bemiie Gentry, Dennie Gentry. Franklin Hunt, Jimmy Lowe. Bill Potter, Howard | perfect attendance for the term: < Gregory Bimlln, Billy Caudle, Jim Smart, John B. Wilson, Russell Wilson, Maxlne Evans, Marguerite Grahnm. Sara Grucc .Joyner, Becky McCall, Juanltti McMiillln. For the (him month the boys were ahend of the girls in nt- i IIUL <m niiegnii part oi its gov- "v""j i-\j«c. am iruivcr, iiuwuiu were one •rnment policy, the United Slates! Rol)inson ' Frank Russell, Donald tendance and the girls" were"anciiil s taking belated steps to takea| Smart > Joan Blarikenshlp. Shirley j in health scores, wnd in thai game, too. The, 0 ™- Pats .v Chltwood, Wnndnj ._ late. Commerce, and Interior de-| F " ce ' Sally Travis, Joe Ann lartmcnts are beginning to puJ T >''eschman, Ann Wood. :ro5rams on the short-wave bands rhich may counter-ualance, st fnsl to some extent, the skillful •ropagandizing from beyond ;C!is. '<=! The Siith Grade Tlie following children . have perfect uttcudunce for the year: Bobby Bkylock. Jmnes England, were'Louis Greene, Ross Dillon Hughes, Plans for collaboration of the •ountrles ,of the western hemi- phere for a series of cultural rhort-wavJ iprograms' :'hnve just JCCn set before the National Con- xrcnce for .Educational Broadcast- oig. Tlie Pan-American Union and the World-Wide Broadcasting Toundntlon are co-operating. New- American short-wave stations see- ind to none in the world are un- , of exploitation seems 'o be drawing to an end. and a .JOY principle of partnership and Second Orade following children J , the' »«""«• absent nor tardy during Everett Peterson, Hal iomijson tile third month: Max Graham, Doris Adair, Skippy Crook Mary Charles Henderson, Bennie John- Gray, Kay Thomas Marie' Whit son, Billy Joyner, James -Kille- taker, brew. Jimmie Mtllican, Billy Mc- Farliihd. Jack Wiggins. Dick. Willioms,- June Buchanan, Cloudtne Downs, Catherine Graham, Beverly Hanson. Joyce Keith, Opal Mc- :ier way. ' The day Snyder. Marie Mildred Powers, Short, Mary Betty . co-operation, fostered by the enlightened "good neighbor" policy, 1 may be [lie .Americas in trump card of combating the •jreasingly bold encroachment of Europe and Asia into the western world. that score. The German "barter" expedient of buying 1 with "ASKI" marks which may be spent only in Germany has given that country a '' ' In the South Last year U pushed the Uniled States out of Oyess 4-H Council Revises Organization DYESS, Ark., Dec. 2.—Tile Colony Council of -i-H cluts met 'iere last night in the community •Jiiilding and revamped the organization for the coming year. Harold Humble was re-elected president. Hosenel Hincsly was elected vice president; Elise Cunningham, secretary; Margaret King, treasurer; Eunice Walker, reporter; and Helen Holland, historian. The Dycss club, composed of seventy five boys and girls with their Sponsors, is flic largest clnb in Mississippi county. J. E. Terry, manager of the farm division aiid Mrs. Hattie Gosslen, leader for temporary boost American market, pusl ' " first place Brazil and as chief Chile. exporter to But a big deal with Germany to swap 100.000 bags of Brazilian coffee for German products was canceled last year because of dissatisfaction of Brazil. This summer the United states granted a gold credit to Brazil nnd made a new trade agreement condemning "outside competition directly subsidized by government" This was a direct slap at Germany. which through government subsidy has been undercutting all competition in the South American field by from 25 lo to per cent In October the United states however, regained the lead as chief exporter to Argentina. Despite a German trade mission In 1934, the Nazi trade scheme has not filled into Argentina's nc°ris. which dovetail United States. Italy Spares Xo Tlie place where . belter with Ihe tlje United (lie Home Demonstration chibs on Hie Co!ony are 4-H club sponsors for the council. Miss Inez Kincaid, home demonstration agent tor south Mississippi county and E. H. Burns, county agent were present at the meeting. J. E. Terry addressed the group concerning the club projects for the year. Mrs. Gossien displayed and explained the meaning of the club charter. Sixty two boys and girls signed lip for projects for the coming year. Third Grade children sent out Ihree Thanksgiving baskets last Wednesday. The following pupils have perfect attendance for this "month: Sam Milllcan, George Pollock, Walter Phillips, John White, Gerald Blomeyer, Stanley Hood, Rosco Crafton, Mac Williams, Dari Caldwell. Charles Leggett, Rpbert Rutledge, Buddy wnrrlngton, Vaynne Cathrine Whiiney r< Julia Ann Woodson. Mary Lou Joyner, .Billy Louise Gaines, Mildred Meadors, Mary Jo Nabers, Thelmn Rice, Peggy Rice, Peggy McMullin, Mary Ann Parks, Martha- Jean Nave, George Ann Wilson, Christine Humphrey and Evelyn Hatcher. Fourth Grade This class had a party on Wednesday afternoon before the Thanksgiving vacation. Be.vy Woodson, Harry Farr, and Nancy Holland had charge of the bingo games. Popcorn and apples were served at the end of the games. The following pupils have perfect attendance for the year: Bessie Bishop, Ben Abbott, James Brock, Don Ommblfn, Jeff Dodson, Harry Farr, Fred Fowler, Marcclle Humphrey, Mildred Kllle- brew. Ruth Mangnim, Pauline McDermott, Joe Moore, Irma- Rice, Donna Wunderlich, Martha Ellen Woodard. Tins grade has two new pupils. Free! Coleman and Joe Dlldine. States is definitely behind Is in naval nnd military missions and icsullotit sales of arms. A naval mission is now Ui Brazil, but the proposal to lend destroyers has snagged on the recent political' overturn there. | Germany or Italy will be happy to oblige, however* If the deal with the Untied States falls through, Negro School Senior Class Gives Program The senior class of the Harrison negro school presented a December program in assembly Friday featuring the important events and birthdays occurring In this month. The program, with appropriate stage representations, dealt with the Monroe Doctrine, Gilbert Stuart, Eil Whitney, Marconi, John O. Whlttier. the Wright brothers Edward MncDowcll, Landing of the Pilgrims. Clara Barton, Phillip Brooks, Rudyard Kipling, Christmas Dny and Ihe Christmas' Seal sale. » PHONE 103 ft FOR TETE' THE PLUMBER On Filth Grade the Wednesday before Thanksgiving this class had stories about the Pilgrims and then played a game of good marksmanship. The couple making high score was Elvis Robinson and Jackie McGhce. Two new books were received are "The Sons of _ : Boy Who Knew What the Birds Said." Several other new books are ordered. This class made high score again in the spelling test given for the second six weeks period. They hope to keep the record all ynr. The following children have had This class has ten new books. Baptist Pastor Assumes His Duties At Dyess DYESS, Ark., Dec. 2.—Tlie Rev. Harvey Gray of Hornersville, Mo., arrived here yesterday with his family to begiu work as Baptist minister for tlie Colony. Tlie Rev. Mr. Gray has been assigned here by the Home Mission Board of tlie .Southern Baptist Convention, with headquarters 'In Atlanta, Gu. He will preach at the four various preaching points on. the Colony until such a time as a< church building can be erected. A lease on church building site lias been granled both Baptist and Methodist churches, and plans are in progress for the election of buildings In the coming year. Kennett Man Brought Here To Face Charge Russell Baxter. 30. of Kennett, Mo., was placed in the county Jail here yesterday after extradition papers for his return to Arkansas were secured at JeiTerson City yesterday. He will be given a hearing probably Monday on ft charge ol rape, following liis direst Tuesday after the father of a 13 year old Blytheville girl lited charges against him. Plan Organization Of Dyess Masonic Lodge DYESS, Ark., Deed 2. — Tfterb will be a meeting of all inemberi of F. and A. M. Lodges at the community building Saturday night, December 4, for the purpose of discussing plans for the organization of a Masonic Lodge in the Colony. It is estimated that there are around thirty Masons living here. Most of Ihe so-called fossil plants are 'not petrified. They are thin films of carbonaceous matter preserved between slabs o( shale. FREE INSTRUCTIONS In Latest Styles Knitting "BERNAT" KNI1TING ¥ARN» Mrs. Leslie Hooper 1109 Chlckas»wba .Phone 792 -———^===^== Hemorrhoids-Piles CURED WITHOUT SURGERY & GUARANTEE!) Safe, ton and with tfts dbcemfort. All dtwucs ud condition! ef nerrom origin, foot «llm»nt» and skin canctn UttUM knd cvrtd »l our clinic. DRS. NIES & NIES Otteop*<htc Fbrsklani 1 M»ln Phone 88 BlTthcTfllc. Art. "-——--~'--• Ill W. SI. U. llus Wrek Qf I'rayi-r The W. M. u. of llu) llapllsl church met ut (lie home of Mrs. I'. Gilbert Monday iillrrnooa iin'ir first meeting of ihe tii' Moon week of prayer service. Tlie program, "Locking Unto Ji'sux in South Amerlcii". mis under the direction of Mrs. H. 1,. • llbert and she was assisted by Mrs. Gladys Moore. Mrs. M. Kin- si'V, Mr.s. Von Countess. Mrs. Glnsscock, Mrs. Hnrry nd Mrs. champ Ceilings. Mrs. Wayne Huffman sang n solo "We Would See Jesus." Mr, nnd Mrs. Ernest Johnson incl son, Kenneth, of Chnffcc we licre Sunday visiting Mrs. Johnson's sister und htisljani!, Mr. iml Mrs. C. P. Wells. Mr. mill Mrs. Ben Topper and Ellis Kohn drove lo Poplar Bluff Sunday to meet Julius Kohn 01 Keniielt, who was returning home from Chicago. Mr.s. Mecca Davis has moved Into the Kohn apartments. Mr. und Mrs. Lloyd Hilt of I'ocalioiitas. Ark., were here Sun- duy vlslllng Mrs. Hill's mother Mrs, M. c. Mitchell. Mr. nnd Mrs. Joe Kohu,- Mr. ud Mrs. Ben BarfcoyiU, Mr. nnd Mrs. Ben Topper, Mr. and Mrs. Itlnmun Kohn nnd Ellis Kohn nt- Icndcd the services at (lie Temple Israel In Blytheville Sunday. Frank Lowery returned home Saturday from Tlptonville where lie spent the Thanksgiving holidays visiting friends. •I. W. Golden Jr., relurned home Suiiluy from Marston, where he hud been the guesl of his sister imrt husband, Mr. and Mrs. Sam Avery. during the Thanksgiving holidays. Mr. and Mrs. Avery und Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Golden motored to Rector, Ark,, Sunday and visited Mrs. Golden's parents. Mr, mid Mrs.. J. W. Garner. Mr. and Mrs. 0. S. Baldwin Miss Flora Hlersch und Misses Hazel and Rose Baldwin returned hocie Sunday from Sheffield, Ala.; where they had been visiting tlie former's son and wife, Mr. and Mrs. patil Baldwin. Miss Hazel Alangnmi returned home Tuesday from Matthews Mo., where she has been the honscguest of Miss Kathleen Spaill- dlng. Carl Slgler jr., left for Cape Oirardeau Sunday, where lie will re-enter Southeast Missouri Teacher's College there. Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Lcfter, Warren Ray and J. s. Wnlil, of Ca- ruthersvllle, attended the opera nl St. Louis Thursday. Senator Gotcher, of Sarasota, Fin- is here visaing his sisters,' Mrs. Jack Kelley and Mrs. Nellie Leftwich, and his wnllier, W E Gotcher. Tom Lewis, who was operated on at a hospital In St. Louis Saturday, Is improving. Mr. and Mrs. Le on chism of Sikeston, who have been here visiting Mr. and Mrs. Ollie Chlsm returned to their home Sunday Mr. and Mrs. Lulher Inman and children and Mr. Inmnn's sister Mrs. Snlica Eaker, of Zalma, motored to Sikeston Sunday and visited with Mr. Hunan's parents Mr. and Mrs. W. S. Inman. Mrs Eaker remained In Sikeston. Miss Lonnell Holder of St. Louis, who has been here visiting her father. C. D. Holder, returned home Sunday. Miss Capitolo Whltworth and Guy Huffman, of Blytheville, were here Saturday visiting the Jailer's parents, the Rev. and Mrs. Wm Huffman. Mr, and Mrs. 0. P. Shepherd erc in Roscland, Ark,, Sunday II Is a lilg occasion for the Dnkc.and Duchcwi of Windsor, which prolmWy accounts for the nlcfce I .. expressions that displace the seriousness wllli which they have faced the cameras In recent month*. They are pictured on their way to the first social recognition accorded by Ihe British colony In Paris to the duchess slnct^ her marriage to the former monarch of England. When she opened the jum'ole sale lit Christ Church, Nciillly-sur-Selnc, It was her first appearance al an English church function. visiting Mr. Shepherd's brother and \vlfe. Mr. mid Mi*. Dewle Shepherd. Miss Slim Diijjgar, a Icnclier in the Plat, River school system, who spent tlie Thanksgiving holidays here with Mr. and Mrs, H. B. Mnsterson, relumed home Sunday. Miss Duggar formerly Ituighl in the Haytl school system, 1 Mrs. Preii Slilplon mid children, Jimmy and Mary Ellen, were In Memphis Friday vlslllng Mr, Slilp- ton, who Is In the Veterans hos pilnl receiving medical IrciUmciU. They were accompanied home by Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Johnson, who spent the week end here with Mr, Johnson's fnllicr, J. E. Johnson. Mr. and Mrs. H. B. Chapmnn of St. Louis, who have been In Pimt- gould,' Ark., visiting relatives 01 Mrs. Chapman, spent Ihe week end here visiting the former's parents, Mr. and Mrs. L. J. Chapman. K Misses Imogene Alsup and Mar- gnret Etrlcklin mid Nonruiti Cottrell nnd John Mitchell Trainer attended the foottmll game, al Sikeston Thursday afternoon. Mr. L, J. I'rlcc of Little Rock, Ark., was here Mondny transacting business. Mrs. Tan McCoy nnd children J. C. EVANS Box C04 Blytheville, Ark. District Manager HAMILTON TRUST FUND S)>oiisorcd By Hamilton Depositors Corp. Hnrvey Stewart Dr. F, A. Hobinson STEWART-ROHJNSON, Succeeds City Drug Stoi* We Specialize in PRESCRIPTIONS Medicinal Wine A: Liquors 2014 W. Main Phone 20 HEREISYOUR CHANCE BUY ONE OF THESE REPOSSESSED CARS FOR THE BALANCE DUE 1930 CHEVROT-ET Master Town Sc- tfQ07 nl1 dan. Real clean car, good tires yOw I 1931 CHEVROLET. Master Coach. Hot water .heater. Tires like new, COOlOt! Motor A-l $£vl 1936 G.M.C. I'iek-up Truck. Looks and runs like new. New (ires 1937 CHEVROLET Pick-up Truck. Driven only •1,000 Miles. This is a C/IQQ n " real buy y*l90 Easy G.M.A.C. Payment Plan TOM LITTLE CHEVROLET CO. OPEN NKJHTS & SUNDAYS PHONE 633 nnd Mrs. Einmelt liurgcss of Chaf- fce, were In Kennelt Saturday vls- u Mr.s. Rover darvls. To Hold Services At Driver Grove Sunday The Rev. Edwnrd Marshall wilt prcnch ut the Driver Grove;church Siuulny morning nl 11 o'clock. The liev. Mr. Mnrshnll wns u former school tendtcr of liii; Ixnn! Onk und Ekrou communities. An Invitation 1ms teen extended lo Ihe pulillc lo ntlend tills service. , Clear Lake News Miss I'millne Tlllmnn, dnueht 1 ;!' of Mr. mid Mrs. Jesse Tlllmrv.i of PotTyrlllc, Tenn., who Is vlsl',- hi(f here, la confined to her bed with fever. Woodrow Culvert, of Oosnell, Is spending this week with his bro-, Ihcr, Foii7.o Catvcrt, and fnmily.' Rend Courier News Wont Ads. SPECIAL Merchants Plate Lunch 40c HOTEL NOBLE "Where .Hospitality Is a Reality." . . . 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