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rfLTTTHEVILLE, (ARK.) COURIER NEWS .TUESDAY, OCTOBER- -4': 1932 M.V.JUIBIB, . Wir-Tcrt, CbJe«go, Sunday. muttt «t tbe pert act d brt*« », MIT. ON P0M PKHI «tty * BUrtberiUe, l»c per (KM BUM, UOO per Icr n*»u!* * tor three aonUu; pocUl Moei tin to dx. Inclusive, per. In Red Tape Or Humanity? : Some of. the ways in which the "American immigration law is applied are— to say the leastr-a trifle odd. ;• Last winter Mrs. John Lambert, .'Cwiadian-bprn'wife of an American citizen, went 'to -Nova Scotia 'to visit her . -sick niother. While there she gave ' ; j)irthj prematurely, to a son. The child *ija 'frail, -and she had to; delay her re- .she , : oVerstayed her re- t£?lj*r' HuSb$nd'si home ;^js l '^/S; irhTnigration.-authoi'ities won't "llf frier; in, saylrig; she : . is a Canadian -.the rules justify this stand, $Ut.iUs;hard to^ej; any 'other justifica- 'tiori-fo^-it. 'Trie'.worship.'of red tape ; 'iiii : trje bureau that-!s ; k^ping this fam- . Uy•.''. separated must'.have .reached a fegrtt^uncornmon''even iii the Ameri; .cah .immigration 'service. * -^ ,'•;•''* ' ". '" : •' - .'''- '. ' ' AiSpiithern Gentleman Passes ;.; John Sharp Williprh'a-has been out of politics for-a number'of years. But •; eVeii though he had retired, his pas: s{i$in6w leaves : .tne. United States def" 'iri}t?1y poorer. : There .are. riot too many :.jtaen':iiKe'iiim; either;in or out of pub- li(j,iiiie, .- - : ' : -'.'.. ;•-'•:-,'. : ; : 'VMisaUsippi's lafe senator was one of ;-theX-fey. to.- 'vvhpriv ..that : hacineyed -phrase, "a."gentieman and a v scholar," ;. could properly, be applied. He was a .'. ifRepresentative of the : oid|-time'southern : ciiiiure at'its very .bept—and it .would ; be hart'to'pay '.a man-a much higher 1 tribute than" that; • . • • .'.; Nine ytiars before his death, Senator : -Williams retired from the Senate with "_ th.e.remark that he was tired of it all ' 'and that he .was .going home to rest. : H& : jiad earned 'his reat; his fellow • countrymen now 'can only hope that • the last years of his'life were as peace• ful and as pleasant as he wanted them. : to be. - are said to be ready ,16 come into the market for large purchases. All of this, if it would mean in increase in the price of wheat, would be excellent news.' And yet the prospect of it simply emphasizes the precarious footing on which the American wheat grower stands. 'His market is so disorganized, the conditions under which he operates are so chaotic, that his one chance of getting a decent price for his crop this year depends on misfortune \ striking the wheat belts of Kussia and South America! Could there be a more striking illustration of the need Cor drastic and far- reaching action to restore stability to the entire trade? SIDE GLANCES By George Clark An Editor's Advice Farm prices are about as low as they were 35 years ago, and farm tenancy and farm debts have Increased, wys Clarence Pos, publisher of the Progressive Farmer, in spite of sincere efforts to help the farmer and In spite of Improvement In farm methods. Then he adds: "I look back over 35 years of sincere and earnest effort to help the southern (arm folks trom whom I sprang, and of whose blood I n"'. And I look forward to 35 years ahead In which 1 hope to have R part, but In which a younger generation ol leaders will carry most of the heat and burden of the day. And to them and to the plain farmers and farm women all over Dixie I would |lve this message: "Agricultural lijenele* should :not .strive to do less to help th« farmer as an Individual, but^~ "We must work a thousandfold harder to enable farmers to help themselves through or' ganlzatlon. ' "If the next 35 years are lo bo more fruitful In southern agricultural progress than the last 35, I believe this result will come only through the organization of farmers and farm women—the women working always with the men. I had the privilege of a personal friendship with Sir Horace Plunkelt, Ihe great trlsh agricultural leader, and the last words I saw Irom his pen keep coming back to me: •The great mistake farmers make is that they have not learned the meaning of modern conditions of combination. They are individuals struggling against highly organized conditions." YANKS SCOKE GAINS On Oct. 4, 1918, American treops resur,ied their offensive west of the Mouse, advancing their lines from one to three miles and attaining all their objectives. They look Hill 240 and the villages of Gesnes, Fle- vllte, Chehery and LaForges. Americans, joined the French in Ihe Champagne. Germans continued to retreal on the Lcns-Armenlisre.s front. In the Balkans, Greek troops en- toed Seres and occupied N thc Demir-Hassar Pass. The allied;-govjtn- meuts decided formally to recognize the belligerent status of Arab forces fighting with the allies against the Turks in Palestine an: Syria. King Ferdinand of Bulgaria ab dlcated In fiwor of Crown Prince Boris, - . THIS CURIOUS TR.WEUN6 WOULD NEED NO AIR IN ITS' TIREtf, CSNTKIFUGAL FORCE •iVOU.0 KEEP THE TIRES' .STANDING UP "But, mother, 1 wanta stay home. You know I can't stand any of your folks." , Scarlet Fever Antitoxin Urged Only After Exposure to Germ Religious Forces May Solve Depression PHILADELPHIA, Pa. <UI>> — Practical application of organize spiritual forces to Die solution o the financial depression, unemployment, wage conditions anil other Immediate industrial and social problems Is being undertaken by the Presbyterian church in tho United Slates through the leadership of the Rev. Dr. John McDowell. Dr. McDowell started life as a breaker boy in the coal mines of northeastern Pennsylvania where he lost an arm. Since becoming a clergyman, he lias devoted his en- PROPEL TMEMSaVK THROUGH THE WATER BY USE OF -THE F#QNrUMB?QHiY. HELPED IN AMERICAS COLU*BUS CHANGED HIS COURSE ANO FOLLOWED THE LINE OF FLIGHT OF MIGRATING BIRO? AND (V W^y THE SIGHTING OF LAND BIRDS7HAT GAVE THE DISCOURAGED SiUWflS THE HEART TO GO ON. Columbus, by changing his course to correspond with the lino of night of the migrating birds, shortened his route to land oy 230 miles, eventually landing in the Bahama Islands. At the time the birds v.cre first seen, Columbus was some 650 miles from the Bahamas. His men were on the verge of mutiny, through fear and orgies to the Interests of working- j superstition, but (he sight of the birds changed their spirits entirely, men. 77»s Wheat Grower s Plight ,-'It 'is currently reported that the wheat farmer is going to get some good news in the near future.. Soviet Russia, it is said, finds' its wheat crop far smaller than usual this year, and so does the Argentine, -japan and China OUT OUR WAY Ten strikeouts. Oee, I would have liked'to get 13 tind Ue the record. —"Red" Ruffing, pitcher, New Yorlt Yankiees. f * * 'The recent bonus march was one of tlie most cowardly assaults' on government I have ever heard of veterans taking part in. —MaJ. Gen. George B. Duncan, U. S. A., retired. * * « Economic recovery rests on confidence, and confidence depends upon individual character. Until individual honesty and Integrity are recovered, economic recovery cannot be made. —Dr.. Edward D. Duffleld, acting president, Princeton University. * * . * We are becoming engulfed In n powerful undertow pulling us back Into the dangerous waters of lowered) standards as to hours, wages and working conditions in Industry and business. —Miss Mary Anderson, director, women's bureau, U. S. Department of Labor. * ' * * I've done all I can lor louisiana; now I \.ant to help tho rest of the country. —U. S. '-icn- ntor Huey Pierce Long of Louisiana. * * « All these scries are for one purpose, and that Is to nxny off ball players as soon as possible. —Colonel Jacob Ruppcrl, owner ot the New York Yankees. By DR. MORRIS FISHBEIN Editor, Journal of the American Medical Association, and of Hygeia, .the Health Magazine Ordinarily scarlet fever is an acute infecllous condition which comes on suddenly with comes on suddenly with vomiting, high fever, severe sore Ihront and a brilliant red spotting or rash over tlie neck, chest and back. There is likely also to be a very intense redness of the Inside of the mouth and the tonsils, and an appearance of the tongue which Is like that of a strawberry. Usually the rash lasts from three to flve days. The fever goes on at Ihe same timic. Then the fever gradually .disapjiears and the rash fades. From a week to 10 days after tlie 'disappearance of the rash the skin begins to peel or, as is' said sclenliflcally, to desquamate. Some years ago Drs. George P find Gladys Henry Dick found tr.f cause of this disease lo be a gern of the type known as a slrepto coccus which produces a poison or toxin. This poison or toxin i found In the material In whicli th germs are growing. When such germs get into the tody they pro duce scarlet fever. ititoxin. However, if the patient very sick and if there are com- ications, it is customary to give i Injection of the anlitoxin; anti ierc Is already plenty of evidence indicate that it is effective. Because .scarlet fevev is not a •idespread disease any more, it is so apparently not worth while to Ject every child with a preventive accine. or to inoculate it wit's th? «in against scarlet fever. Such a ethod should be used only wh3n _child has been definitely exposed Jr when there is in a community severe epidemic of 'scarlet fever. There seems to bs good evidence lat the child who Is injected will evelop a resistance against scar- et fever lasting ab minimum 0112 ear, and perhaps longer. There are 10 records of any severe accidents ir injuries following the use ot hese preventive methods. New Word Is Added To Youths' Vocabulary ENID, Okla. (UP)—A new word has been added to the vocabulary of the young men around town hare —it Is "wlilskcrlng." "Whiskering" sprung into being shortly alter the, start of a campaign in anticipation of a celebration here. All males in Enid of sufficient maturity to grow boards •ere 1 urged to do so. No longer do the young men talk about "necking," or "sparking," and neither do the young women. ,The word used is "whiskeri'ig." NEXT: Do ail comets have tails? Below London there is a natural underground reservoir of water stretching about 30 miles north and couth of the city and about the same distance east and west. CHURCH EXCUSES BY GEORGE W. BARJIAM and it is working much better than ' we expected. By missing a few Sundays it will take us about all winter to get around and by then-we can have our minds 'made up. Of course, it's like you say, we really should Join one ol them. I wish over Ihe "damaga done, he almost j 5'? u . coul . d se e me in my new dress. scared Dear Aunt: I will not attempt ;o answer your lettijf in detail as we are real busy. You know I wrote you hurriedly about Junior foiling down Hie slnirs nncl snch a time as we hove .had. Since he Jlas about got •ed the life out me I found him I Husband says it will make them -.. top of the piano trying to get I st °P' !<K)k and teten, tho' I don't hold of his great-grandfather's en- ™>w what " le y «uld listen for. Airplane services v;erc operated on regular schedules over 82,220 miles of routes by European companies last year. This was a net larged picture. It seems lie has~just discovered Uiat men wore long whiskers in those days. You know I wrote you about our (Copyrighted). 21-Foot Sunflower Deslroyed EOLTON, Kan. (UPU) Mrs. . plan of keeping our church -letters John 'MartlerH clippad-.dosin a talU and then going a few times .to each sunflower to keep it from . seeding' church, making (hem (Dink \vc wore I her br.ck yard."The plant,'Wearing likely to join each of them. We I several hundred blossoms, was. 21 gain of 10.0M miios over 1930. have tried this now for a month I feet tall. By William* , BUT IF VOO M>M AU- OME. DA^Y, TO XJET'EM V<MO\W TO -\ A LCfTTA OAVS WWTfvj- FEE? —\ 'EM ? GOSH, ATS A .1 s ANN THAT; i SAVY POOR CAT COME. OP FOR A OF M>V-V< AMD SoOQEML^ FEt.~f.lMTt! Tv-V AIR -- PUT THAT "",' GUM RIGHT AWAS'! VOOR Bouki-vr THAT ~ro OFF 1V4' VAF5O — KtOT TO >»si^\T6. 1HE.M VMTK -TO In addition lo tlie pDison tha they produce and which is foii'f In the material in which thsy grou the germs also develop another po son whicli gets into the Inmia body or into any living animal \vlie th'e germs themselves die tmd disintegrate. It Is believed that such secondary symptoms of scarlet fever and such compllcaybns as tliu infected glands, infected ears, generalized bloc;! poisoning and similar disturbances are due to the sccDnrtnry poison. The Dicks developed a method of testing the skin of human 'wings to determine whether or not they were likely to develop •scarlet fever if exposed lo it. Moreover, they found ti:;U injection of a small amount of the toxin Or i>oison would cause the htiman being to develop resistance to tho disease. Furthermore, they fonnrt (hat the injection of a horse with this poison would cause the horse to develop in its bload an antitoxin which wns of value in overcoming scarlet fever. It should be rtalizcd, of , that the antitoxin may be given in •nn ordinary case of the disease and overcome the disease itself but at the same time the patient may have tlie complications lhat have been mentioned. In instances when HID fever i iow and the patient not very sick it does not apiK.-u to be dcsir.ibl. or even worth while to inject tr.e rc*t». ]>elo I in pcrKon. onirr llnll .r^rnln^ her [x STAXMiV Name Plays Pranks With Ranch COLORADO SPRINGS. Col. (UP —One ol the strangest, most beautiful ranches in Colorado is that of Dr. Willlnm J. Milbn. In the Black Forest. Nature has played pranks with the landscape around t^e ranch. Gcm-.«onjs In Its canyon walls flash In the sunlight In a multl- hucd rainbow of color. Springs on the ranch have strange, health- giving flavors. Veins of coal, silver, gold, and copper ore have been found. A slrsngc troc on tlic ranch is shaped like a cross. Rocks in a little stream arc stained yellow by iron in the fchio i water. Streaks of coal contrast ; with white clay. Pebbles of tnr- ' quoits, agate and topaz add to the riot ol color. IIF.r.^' von AT STAN IIAMj nrcuspj* A.SPKR ni:i.O, tlntbur klni:, or crunk.'a prncllre and of hnvlnc men nliM< tvh» irr f" check lin nn hit nellvl- llrs. »nll unyn hr i l-.crh lor cnlllc I Mi}-» IIP "III lirrrf: nr|VM DO.VA. A»ti frnin klclnnprrx. n:u:ip he Icll* her I 1II.ACK nnd «ll[i.« nunr. IHiDl.KV WINTKKS !nr«* Eonn. II? nurCP* tn ninl:c A^iirr Kivc up the irHii Idcn nt enltitz to 'fkree lllvrr.t nnd rnnnlr.t: Hall fitt Ihe hlpi. r i'jtf-f (inil n nirmbunt In liru^rm^ wHh ilnll .-:•> td« nlijrc- llw. Aavor I" l>:itllj- V. iiiinrfcjl frnm i:ir.lniMli Itul rnnnol IM- kept In hrtl. l!rt]U-y prudnrcM a ni:irclnKc rcr* tinrnle Ifcnt Ilicy li:ul liccn prc- \cnlctl fT«Iil nmln^; liy ly^n^'s Ficln;; iinmrc «if lirrnplf. 'J'hry tell Axppr tliry nrc ninrrlpil. llnll nvcrhearn l!-.;* jinnnnncrnirnt, ivlitlc In fur lord, lie N rr.liclit !»;• SU'I-'.KCIN, A?.|n-?'.^ ll«»lirr Inns, wliit lin* lirrn n lr.-ii!l(i^r n^urc in the Intnl. llnll I* ln!;pn lo :i rnTiin ivliilK Swrrjrin i:ni-.i <>ul to pnlhcr n ninTi fur n l>-.i-;;Tnpr. He NUryrijr* hts enutor nni] I'lrnpes. KU\V «o o.\ WITH TUT: STOR^ CHAl'TEK XVIII rpIIK moon had flooilci! the very last c.ntcli ot tinibor on the upr^r readies of Folly Mountain Dmllcy stood on tlie bottom step and lon!>«il up at Dona. His handsome niontli liad iviilcncil In ft smilo o: ir.(lulRc:;co, Uona could not sec Iii! eyes bc^.iuso of (lie shadows bu she was sure they liclil a nickering t>a::ter at licr iicsilancy. After I):i:ia hail iinl>licly nmioiniccil tlia oho V.MS his wife. Anil slio \vaa : modern Kirl—tlio slcnilcr, acliv licinly who could ride, [ilay tcnni anil sv.-ini, yet wlio could Brace ^.ixurlona easy chair \vith tnntaliz Ing langour. "Ilr.lcs lo give up lior frccilom," Diulby thought to himself. "I won't gives up!" Dona told herself, but she arose and allowed Dudley to flip an arm nronnd her. "We must stop In and see Dart," o get Eorae sleep." Aspsff »lf«|stlenlly smoking a cigaret and gaz- jlng out Into the night. Ho nodded eld a hint of moisture. Dona bent and kissed him. You'ro not an old fellow, Dad! ,nd, as your nurse, it's iny duty to alto caro of you. Is there anythiug ou want?" "Not a thing. You'ro not to jothor about me. I'm going to sleep iko a siiruco log tonight. Won't rako up a single- time." Aspcr :loswl his eyes and settled back gainst the pillows. "Well, then—good night." Dona ook her father's band and gave It i final squeeze. Dudley caught her arm and led ler from tho room. OuUido (ho girl lulled. Noiselessly ehe closed the door behind her. "I'll move my things to your room," Dudley spoko with a tone of mastery, he had ncTcr dared use before. "You can't do Hut!" "Why not?" Dudley demanded. 'We're inarrlcd, aren't we?" "You know we'ro uot married," Dona iluslicil. "We,will have to go down to Both Doby's and find Sam Dean bc-toro we can bo married." "I never thought you'd stick for all that bunk!-' Dudley was beginning to he Impatient. "Well, you know it now!" She We'll drive down slio nloiul. could not keep an cdgo from her voice. "All right there tonight." "Yon know I won't leayo Dad." Tho Kir! felt sho V.MS gaining sromul, "Yon won't bo able to put tills over," Dudley warned her. • • • \ONA took a step toward htm. "Dud, please bo good to me! I know I'm a liltlo fool but I want everything to bo right. You will, won't you?" He frowned sulkily. "I'm tlio fool, I cucss," ho growled and turned on his hod.' Dona to her but did not sneak. Dona climbed up besiilo him and sat wttli her chin in licr hands. She wanted to ask tho silent cowboy a question. It was on the tip of licr tonguo when a man came running down the hill. Malloy diil not.mains a move to get down from his perch, though tb.9 approaching man was evidently very excited. A ilaro of, moonlight splashing through tho uncut spruce revealed t'.ieir.hnrricd Tlsitor. Swer- glii, listless and angry, was approaching. "Get out tho men. Saddle up all the horses!" ho shouted. Malloy did not move but he did givo a shrill whistle that brought Iwo men from the shadow o[ a wall "Hear what the boss says?"- be drawled. E men scattered to rouso tlio rest of the camp. Sv.'crgin halted Deforo the two on tho fence. "Get down from thero and get busy on them horses!" Swerjin bellowed. Ho did not seem to sco Dona, Malloy slid from his perch into tho corral. \Vild excitement broke loose. Men ran about saddling up while Swcrgin shouted orders. Ball had visited tho camp and was closo In. Every rann was to use his rifle. Tho bandit was lo ho run down. l>udby gave her ,1 little squeeze but Dana pullcil away from him. They found Aaptr awake and ap- parjiilly waiting for them. "I should tliinli you lovo birds would bo (reeling!" he greeted them. •"Wo'vo been watching tho moon uncover Folly Mountain," Dona satil in a low voice and hor words E0imil:il strangely tight. "JiiEt n bit of ulghl'nlr," Duilicy crlnncd. "Well, run nlong now. It's gelti him go to his roo:n. Ho shut the door -with a snap and did not look back. Sho sighed anil again slipped out Into the moonlight.. 5n tha sholter ot the cherry brush at tlio end of tho building sho sank down and gave herself np to'her emotions. A shadowy form on the hillside caused her to nnko an effort at control. A man was coming toward her. Sho could seo that h» was tall and slender. With a liltlo gasp Dona fled around the corner. Sho did not want to return to her room so fho -wandered down to the | lata. Time, for 13 9:jjtellow like 210 «rral. There she found Malloy, Dona sat watching tho picture. Sho wished tho l:unters luck but she did not move to join them. could not have told. Tho corrals were a swirl of dust Ilidcrs galloped out through the open gato and thundered up tho Elope. Sworgin was tho last to go Dona had not climbci! down from tho fence. Now she. looked abou and saw, with a start, that JIalloy was again seated beside her, smok ing calmly. "Why didn't you go?" slio de ranndcil. "Thcro's enough men up in tha Fcrub timber lo capture an army- let nlono ono mnii," Malloy an cwercd, blowing n. ring ot smok out from undc-r his \vido hat. "If you don't want to bo loyal an help inn this murderer why don you quit?" Dona Enofce sharply. "I reckon as how I .will quit oa of these, days. Yes, soon as 1 R« square with tills outfit I'll haul m freight," Malloy drawled. "If Biy father owes you nnylhlo you can get U at once," Dona flare "i aim to collect v;hen 1 g rcai'y," Jlalioy's grin was wldo an tw tossed tho butt of hia clg.ir ar Irom Iilm. It la? Uiero glowing n the dew-ilrcncli«l grass. "Will you saddio my roan for me?". Dona demanded. Her ques- ion was punctuated by rlfte. shots rom the slope above. • * « VTALLOY gazed In the.' direction *•*• of tho firing for a full minute, then he turned to face Donn. "No, [ won't saddle np for you." His mouth was tight and bis eyes glowed evenly. "Then I'll saddio him myself." Dona slid from the top polo. - • "And I won't let you do that," Slalloy spoke grimly. "Why?" the girl snapped out tho ono word. "There ain't no place up on that mountain for a girl tonight," Halloy replied simply. "'But I'm going to ECO lhat Ball Is captured," Dona spoko firmly. 'He'll likely bo killed," Malloy's ico had sunk to a hard drawl. "Sworgiu will bring him In; he's lepuly sheriff." Something in tlio nk cowboy's words put Dona on o defensive. "Swcrgin always packs a rope," [Jjj alloy drawled. ) 1'ou seem to think it funny to Ik half-sense. Saddle my horse! n going with those men." Dona amped her little foot. "Sorry, Ma'am, hut I won't let ou ride out tonight." Malloy need his lank form in front ot her s he. spoke. ' Uona tried lo pass him but ho uslied her lack. "If 1 have to do I can pack you up the hill!" he arned. Itcalizing lhat he meant just what o said, Uona gave in. But sho did ot return to her room. Mnlloy cemcd Jisturbed by this and,sat atching licr grimly. From up the lopo came the thunder ot hoofs. _A roup of tho riders were returning, 'hey wero crowded closo together nd traveling at a trot. Malloy 61$ rom the fence. "You rim on to ted," ho ordered gruffly His voice was anxious In ,nilo of IU drawl. Dona realized that he was trying to get her away before the men arrived. She was determined to stay :o seo what had happened. "You; can't tell me what to do," sho flared, and stepped back from the opsn gate. Malloy shrugged his shoulders and stood walling. The men trotted , up and as they came it was plain ' that the form of a man was lyins • • limply across the saddle ol the tote- mot; rider. -^,y _T-~ i*°. ^s G?* 1 ^ 1 ^?). s

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