The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on March 30, 1931 · Page 4
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Blytheville, Arkansas
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F6UII BLYTIIEVILLE. (AUK.) COUU1EB NEWS .THE BLYTHEVILLE COUitlER NEWS THE CpURlER NEWS CO., PUBLISHERS C. K.BA1JCOCK, Editor II. W. HA1NES, Advertising Manager Sole National Advertising RcpicscnUllvcs: The Tliomas F. Clark Co. Inc., New York, Philadelphia, Atlanta, Dalln.3, Sac. Antonio, San Francisco, ClilCJSo, St. Louis. Published Ewy Afternoon Except Sunday. Entered as second class matter nl the post office- at Mythevllte, Arkansas, under act. of Congress October 8, 1017. Served by the United Press SUBSCK1PTION HATES By carrier In the city ol Blytlievllle, 15c per week or $0.50 per year lu advance. By mall \\ltliln a ladlus of 50 miles, 53.00 per year, $1.50 for six moiillis, 85c for three nionUis; by mail in jioslal zones two to six, Inclusive, $0.50 per S'enr, In zones seven and eight, $10.00 per year, payable in advance. Dioorce and Our "Reno" Law Divorce in itself is not so much an evil as it U tiiu result, ol' iiiruvil. When a man anil a woman come to Hie decision that life together i* iiisufi'erablc the di'.nuitfe has b:cn (lone, iiiul laws Hint attempt to make them live together as man ami wile cannot servo any worthwhile moral or practical purpose. Some religious organizations have the belief that divorce is contrary to the law of God. No civil law should be" necessary for them. For others, who hold no such belief, the- law should, be such as to prevent hasty ami unconsidered action, and to protect so far as possible the rights of both parties, and particularly of children. We hope the above will not be interpreted as a defense of our stale's so-called "Reno" divorce law. That law has nothing to do with the conditions under which-citizens of Arkansas may obtain release from chafing conjugal tics. It is simply an attempt tn obtain for certain residents of this state pecuniary profit from the domestic difficulties of residents of other states. If the law is submitted to u referendum we believe the voters of this slat; will preserve their self- respect' and the dignity of the commonwealth by refusing to concur in the action of the legislature. Nevada is a desert. Nobody would go there were it not for such dubious attractions as quick and easy divorces • and public gambling. Arkansas 'can build ,her prosperity on better foundation;. Fear and World Peace • The mind of the militarist works in a peculiar manner. _ The ordinary mortal cannot hope to understand; all he can do is watch anrl marvel, and pray that some day enlightenment will come to him. i General Ludendovff the other day expressed himself, once more, on the causes of the World War; and he revealed his sincere belief that war came becatis; Geimany was not sufficiently prepared. To be sure, Germany's war strength in 1014 numbered 5,000,000 soldiers. But universal conscription, says the OUTOURWAY general, existed in Germany "only on paper." This imposing array of soldiery constituted only 54 per cent of Germany's potential man power. Furthermore, the general .says, other nations knc\v thai Germany was neglecting her defenses; knew thai shu had nowhere near as 'large an army as she might, have hnd. This, he says, induced Fiance and Russia to provoke an attack on her, in the hope that they might catch her napping. Germany's military weakness, fnj fact, was a cause of the war, in that it led Germany's cnomics to jump on her. Thus we are left to draw the amazing conclusion that if Germany's army in 191*1 had' only been composed of eight or nine million men, instead of a measly live, the itcaco of the world would have remained unbroken. Absurd as al) of this is, General hti- dcndord' is merely expressing the stock argument of the militarists. JInke your military establishment so overwhelmingly strong that no one will even dream of making war ou you, and you arc safe; that is the credo. General Ludcnciorrt' has simply expressed it in its most extreme form. • The argument tloos not go over as well now as it did a generation ago. A world impelled by fear to keep the pence does not look attractive nowadays, and there nro more people than there used to be to suspect'that such a peace woiiHI be unstable. Fear, a usable force in world affairs, is selling at a new low. \Ve have not yet carried this new attitude far enough, however. In domestic affairs we still lean on the power of fear. We plnn to keep crime down by making people afraid to break the law. We plan to keep public officials honest by holding over them the fear of being caughl cheating. We try to make our neighbors think and talk a.s the majority thinks and talks, for fear of a hostile public sentiment. Will a tirno conic wjien we take a.s sensible an attitude toward the use of fear in these holds as we. are now beginning to take in the field of international relations? If and when it does we shall have an infinitely healthier society. MON'DAY, MARCH 30, 1931 SIDE GLANCES . By George Clark | White House as well as little an;c- dotes containing some of their bright sayings and doings. Mrs. Hoover speaks over the radio and It becomes known that she 1m made several sweaters for droutn sufferers. I'ubllclic Mrs. Hoover, t'oo And suddenly'the women's division of the Hoover emergency unemployment, committee breaks out with a long mimeographed state- menl describing .Mrs. Hoover's girlhood, her love for children, her CHURCH EXCUSES = lly George >V. l>arliajn= Well, Jim—that's my husband—, tails, but a Wedge record Is be- V came in today and said that he lind ! yond me. I'm going to write thll a letter Irom the Church tack home j fellow and ask him lo please ex-1 and they had found our names on I plain. If lie can, jusi what, he meant! an old record and that alter mak-1 by I'leclfc record. I ing considerable investigation they NovV| ;;e may nave m ,,,ind some-! hud found uo of the older mem- thing about the. amount we gave to bers tnat remembered when outdoor habits ana how she learn- Joined, l>ul did not remember luv- d lo ride a bicycle. The head of i'lg £cen us in Church; that th? he division is Dr. Lillian ailbreth, Pledge record was as silent as tne warm admirer of the president. ' ~ OJ course the Democrats and 'rogrcsslvcs are pretty sore uec:uis3 lie White House now has the loud- ptaker virtually to Itself. What vlth those boys goaded en to big- ;er and holler words of nbusj the Republican National Commute; iilmeograpli oiler! and whinin- ngain, all the }foover friends' do- "I'll have lf> ease up a bit, Martha, suffering frum athlete's foot." The doctor says I'm >K their bfsl to make everybody ove t:-e president and even the Socialist at last opening up a iropagaiula bureau here, the coim- 'ry Is In for a record years of nress- isenlry. One day Democratic Executive Siainnan Jonett Shousc accusso Hoover of "perhaps the cheapest" licce of politics In cur history" ar.a :he next the Republican commMt-e issues the absurd assertion that 'the Dcmociats want to slash American wage scales. And citizens who' Iccl that they have been reading a lot tomb. I just can't understand tin. lor I distinctly remember having gone to Church at least three or lour times during the six years after we joined. I believe in being fair in all my dealing, even in church matters, but you can't always trust thss-; fellow.? that kc?j) Church records. just, rec- I told Jim that L didn't know what he meant by the Pledge ord, and I've always prided mysulf on my knowledge ol Church hcli> the expense ot the Church, ana 11 lhat is it I can tell him; now that we were very liberal, or at least I think n p c were, for It Is, my nature to be liberal in giving. Of course, Jim don't, rcm^mbar much about it lor just as he says, he always lei', mat part ol it in my hands. I know we are good about helping cut in the different diives such us trie. Hod Cress and other charitable mstitUiions. 33 you can see thai it stands to reason w would' do our part in the Church woik. Some may think differently but I've always thousat you should give if you were there. persons live in the 133.700 square! miles of the Punjab recoil cf In-' dia. At least 70 pe motor vehicles i American made. Cl , nt cl . |U th: , Jugoslavia are, • 1 of bunk from Washington' ain't heard jiolhin' yet. simply As far us Lewis Is concerned, Dreiser lias a style peculiarly adapted to slapstick The woman who buys an article for a song usually hears n "refrain" from her husband. Some businesses lately are like submarines. Alter a period of clear sailing they sub-merge. Dorothy thinks that a salutary event Is what happens when a buck private meets n superior olTlccr. It rtoren'l cost anything to have the Stock Exchange kicked, muses sage. a seat on the ollice Many people showed resentment at Ilia Benedict Arnold trial over the radio. They int. perhaps, that there- was no Kood treason for H. The pen is mightier than the sword, which might explain why Lev/is and Dreiser prefer not to have It out In the good old Parisian way. By Williams SOU PUT" SONAPM IKI BAG "TV-VT^ TOO \F BA& UP IT'LL do RIGHT IVJ MOTHERS G£T GRAV. ••WASHINGTON "'LETTER Hoover Has Publicity T,c.'.i:k]!e:'.ki-i- All Irt Hinuclf, Now, and Alk'inpt Is Being Silicic to liunmii/e Him 1SV RODNEY UUTCHEK NF.A Service Wrlier WASHINGTON. — For e i i: i: i ] months now, until Congress c:::- vcnes, President Hoover Irjs th. 1 center of the slasc find controls the loi.dspeaker which he has hcrctti- forc hnd lo share almost conlinu- ously with members of the Senate and Hcnse. A very definite attempt Is bein? made to popularize or "humor.:?.:-" hhn through Hi: channels of pub- ilicily nnU Hie success of thai and of Hoover's own use. 1 of the prcpa- . opportunities now avatVih!o to the White House may have much to do with tr.e \vay people feel about the president when he runs for rc-ck'Cliou. Republican leaders privately admit that Hoover isn't the easiest man in the world to "celi" on his surface personality. It Is difllcult. they concede, to mnk? people realize how warm his heart roaliy is ouil hard to make the president himself co-operate when anyone wants to present his "human side." ITcm'iT Is Changing Nor has the country any conception, they add, of the terrific labors of a bitterly assailed president in his efforts to cope with the trying period of Iho last year and a half. Nevertheless, they ajrcc IV.nt somclhiniT certainly ought ID b-j done about it and they have presented, the case lo Hoover himself. There is seme indication that I Homer has realized the force of the argument. Anyway, with Congress none, the president soon leaped into the ns-v/s with his Porto fiSco trip r.ii-J re will be speaking extensively over the country later on. Although the visit lo P&rto Rico and the Virgin Is- Innds was hl5 first real approach to a vacation correspondents wer: tckl that he hoped to relieve conditions auK.nj the (slanders by his brief visit and t'rat he foil he p-.uW (jet n tetter pl:li:;e e5 the sltua- tij;i by persmiEil inspectici'. than thtoiiRli Ic-iu realms of rcpuru. H often been claimed that Hccvei- didn't know how lo pub- licise hi:u«clf. but the f".e: is tiie.l scmetinies ho is very ^ IDJ al il and sometimes quite POD;. His ap- ' poinlnicnt of a r.c-.v:;pa;:-r[!'.an r.r iris secretary hns bcc-n leken ns an I imUialton t:ia: l-.e is f-.ivin: co:i- i tlrtin-nblc thO!:;!:t to tin- im'.t:-.-. : Eon:e uf liis friends thought he '; should mine a s;nait imliiicLir.. , just as Ccolid^c picked cut C. Ras- I com Slemji ntaul a year before the j caiwpniljn i-'nirli nomln.i'cd him. i Akcr.sen Mif.sctl Cord Hnts Oenr^e Akenca. nlth-::^:; (\>ns:-.l- ercd as a sort of glorified press- ngMU. miffr-J plenty of b:ts it that | was wlia; he aimed t.i lv. the car- i rcsjwiHiems iir.v wr,ndrr ho.v act- ! i\V Ted Jc<hn will be m f;cdinj ll'.em tidbits, cf inorf cr K>; per- ' £0nal news vhich mfcht lrn:l ti raise Hoover in popular a[fcotlo:i and esteem. , , , 1867, the United L M C *°Y '°M Ct , " C , t;> " 3 ot l st!lto imrchased Alaska from Rm- the life the Hoover ^Ids lead in the I sla for some 51,OCO,OCO. Sicm-tary c[ Statt! Seward persuaded Congress to make this purchase in order to extend our power on the Pacific ceast. Manv congresMiic-ii tnonjjht it was a waste of incuoy, and one called Alaska "tlie refrigerator of thc- Unlted Stales." But, ;is cvcryor.3 now kno'.is. i A ,,,,,>,,„,:„,„„ j the pin-chase of Alaska has pioved! Announcements extremely pro!itablc to tiie yov- . crr.meut. Alaska's furs, forests ond Tlle Courier News has been au- llsh have yielded us considerabb "lor'zed to make the following wealth to speak nothing ol the rich announcements, subject to the will deposits of gold found on Ihe Yu-! of t '* e n e °P'e at the municipal kon and on the Klondike. The Irads! elect ' 011 to be held April 7: In Eeahfcuis alone mounts IntD millions of dollars a year. Alaska embraces about 550,000 j square miles and includes the is- j lands of the Aleutian archipelago, | which extend a very long way west- '• For iVLiyor A. B. FAinPIELD NEILL HEED (Rc-E!ection, 2nd Term) VV. C. LAWLER ward. that 25,003,000' For City Treasurer ROSS BEAVERS (re-election. 2nd term) V LAUBA LOU BROOKMAN in:r,i.N units TOOAV OYI'SV Melt 1C tilt:, lll-jr.n Jill WALI.M'i; nt iM<iiltTo roiulii. ItUIIlCIv. <:>;i>y i-niif:- h^r tins CltdSIJV. Iinrf; rr l;:iir in I'nrin sMul for ttic hump uf li«;r ANNt: T11O\V- i* niUcrnlile Tic- IrnnifU A LAN m n vcar nnjJ n iup ;jrl. no lnn>:- \V:il1npt- <*fV«r Hint hi> bat Iit-vn Illicit hN linnci'f. r j'n nplte Ilic ftlrl he rjirpn fur tif n»ttn <<rii"l' in uiarry him. stir firm refuse^ In it Inter nn-ppu. 'I'htj- :ir? ttiiirrlrd ntxt imiriilrtr nml ilf|inTl fur Forenl Cliy. his Jn i m i- touii. Al .MsiiV tiifnn- Ihcv nro srecu-d ii> iii^ nuiu, .niss «;I,I,I;N XVAI.- l.,\ t.'I-J. \ViiD tjiiitif it]ntely IjcvuniL-i IinsttU- In Mir Rlrl. Alter » Ic^T (t.ijfi ,1IU> \Vnllnrr move* In n eot- mtzv iNn>n ilio street. She nr- rnnacs n raiiilly dlnttrr imrl v n I ivhtrh <:j|iHT incclv. Hi? nilicr rcl:i- ti\r». aiKH. SIH'IIUOMA XH:il- CK.^ON. \\::i. U Jim'* aunt, iiiid 1.1 (fA \\ AI.1..1CJ;. Ill- viMUln, (oi"*J. TtiU There were a thousand Ihinss Tcac could have happened since she left New York. Alan might be needing hor. Uypsy jumped up aud crossed Ihe rooEi. "You're Jim Wallace's wife," she told herself. "Ton mar- • puzzled over these o.uestlmis. Most od all she wanted to know where he was aud what had made him write to her. She had felt so bravo when she had left without a word ol farewell. Nov.- she knew it had been miming away. her dlfiJciittlca wilti a dnss maker. Gynjy vartnc-S to AWiic'.i frank friendliness ai'.rl forgavo he] KJirm- lity. The coffEa \vas serve'] auJ still Aljlile dialled. 11 was i-oa:ly three o'clcet: v:iicn ??;c ilepirl;:]. 11-,- i Cijt|i>, in f:N ip;i ,- I . n leilcr : iM!:u AHW co n\ yvnu Tin: STORK CHAl'TKU XXIII yil'STAIIJS. securely loc!;ocl away in tl'.o lowest ilrcsscr drawer i.'i (lyiisj-'s liaclroom. Iticio was a pnck- ;iKt; cf leltcis llcil with cord. They were nOiUesiCHl In ihc s;uuo boltl huiuUvrltliiK ns the envelope: Jn li&r hEimV The (lirfercnce v/ng that ihis let i or Ii:itl been tii reeled lo "Mrs. Jar:iL-:i \V;:l!aee." >'iT OT1O ried him lo got away from all this. Alan Crosby doesn't love you.- Ho M rSS CHRISTOPHER'S voice never did love you. Open that iotter L^' £ ^"ca™'o !hc!w and you'll regret it. What if ho! m e the upstairs rooms now—" she should sny he's sorry nov. 1 ? What ] began, but Gypsy Interrupted, can you do ahaut it? It's too late!" i "I'm sorry," she said. "I'm afrnld • * • -we'll have to make it sonio other j S IUO heaid n knock at'the door.! time. 1 have somo appoiuttncuts „ ... ' that I rcaliy niusi keep." Gypsy stood motionless. After. .,„,. .... a inamenl she called out: "\Vho is it?" Mr.lihia answered acceiL 1 . "ll's ^liss Christopher, j Tiirs. ^'aiiace. I'll follow out your .MaVuii. She's Gowcstaira waltlui;. •. su?sesiions about Iho curtains and AS Uie front door •" licard M:itilila'3 clnsoil licnvy font- . , ,,..,, Oh, I liopa I havcat delayed yon , Sllll ,. 0?( , £ tc|(! p ]loll(! c(lr)y next week. Would that do? It's her heavy ; 5MC ii n pleasure to work with you, ' She s:ii:l you was CipcCiing her." "Tell her I'll come in a few nihi uips." Gypsy directed. She was still • vilicn I come again I'll let you know ihc best price 1 cau rjct on that chest, tt'ell—1 must run! Goodby." Gypsy w-cnt to the door wllh her. wearing Ihe suit coat nnd liaf-slicj Aflcr that llicro was a conference hod put on to go out marketing, with Uio man from the eleclrie Gypsy tossed aside the hat. fluffed simp who was waiting in the out Jier hair aud went to the- bathroom to daah cold ^vater on her cyc=. She could not entirely con- tho swollen lids but powder was helpful. Tiio last thing sho did hctore long moment Gypsy s , ]ravlng lhB r(lom wns to arop A | ;m - s lieavi stenied tn cease beating. Then ! ] c iicr into the desk drawer. Si.c it l?,a i lo i:i<iiii>l tumulluoiisly. ' .-:nvo It a \vistful glance, .tbcn hur- Ti-cn- wcrj the familiar Initials, ' ricl1 liowl > tllQ slairs - MissChriolnpher was slender ir.d trim aurt gray-haired. ,Sijc sat l:i 'A. I!, c.." in Ihc left-hand corner. Tj.rr^ war, Ihc s,n:ic fuiiny 1'ttlo a straight-hacked chair find r.i-i !;•>• cue Aia;i ihv.iys tnado v. :;cn '. (Jypsy entered the living room she shop kitchen'. It was 12:30 when ho was gone and Matilda auuouuced luncheon was ready. Gypsy was not l gry hut Ehs had told Matilda what to prepare so she went to the ing room. Sho was still at Uio ta'ole when the door Ijcll ran; "It's a lady to see you," Matilda announced. "She says her name's Mis' Jlanley." Oypsy rose and hurried lo Ihe lisll. Ahh:e Mauley came lowcni "Mis' Wallace." the cook complained, "the groceries have:: *'' corao yet. IJo you think maybt: they've forgotten to send them?" Gypsy's exclamation was sharp i aud low. "I didn't order them!" uho wailed. "After that woman came [his morning 1 forgot all obo'it it." "If you're =oir.:; to have baked halibut it ought lo be here," Malilda insisled. "I was just yetting really to mix the dressing.'' "I'll go nnd bring th? 11111153 back itli rj-.e," Gypsy decided. "There's no icliins when liiey'd coiuo if wb wailed tor ilelircry service. I'll so rlghl away." She ran upstairs for her hat and coat. Tho letter from Alan was waiting in the desk drawer where, it hau been sii:ce morning. Thero was no time to opc-n it now. Gypsy threw on her wraps and hurried out of tile house. Pat in Iba side yard and at Eight of her. I.e. came galloping. "You can't come Una tiir.?." Gypsy told him. "N'<v.v go buck!" her willi both hands oul. l:c nruic a ci'pllal M::riCil llu- U!Icr cv "M." r;yvsy : arose, smiling. -. .lolins the I "How do you «<-.:! li.!i-'< inlii lhc I'.niiSf. Si.e ilro;:refl the tjiiirr lett- s on :; tniflo in I lie uali ::;rl cllmt'.cd li.c Hi.^lu to licr liL'i!icu::i. Inside Ihe u. :v< she closed :!;e djor behind her a::d sank In tl:e crl^e cif tile lice!. Aflcr ;:ll lh:.=c da.vs it rnrne! l.-nl. -hn Marl hr-cil pvayiii!; for l'.ji< j dear," sho exclaimed, "I hope yon'll do^Mrs. Wallacer j '^^ tar"H" ."dh'JltaS l!,,i, I in" thl! > i > ln« rf ! } '°" r i-"^™* &<*& SO OH With it. '.s FO anxious tn see you Kiat r,rep!r,rc. Vo:i know we're r-"J- ing to make this Into a beautiful j room!" i I '-liucd murninp. I hope you'll rx- rusn rr.c for keeping you waiting." illlisy's smile was mechanical. Miss Christopher opened "I'm glad you did coine." Gypsy lold her. "Do sit down." The dog's head dropped aud ho eyed her apjealhigly. Inr.icad of turning the- terrier came toward i^r slowly. "Go back!" Oypsy repeated slc-rn- ly. Pat's bright eyes were li;od oa hers. The girl walked away. Sim had nearly reached the street when she a t;uick gbnce over licr shoulder. TLor~ !:: '.):» middle ot ii u. j the walk was P;:!. picture of dejcc- and Eion. It was too niucb for Gypsy. She relented. "Come on, old fellow," she calleii., V.'tth wriggles ai:ii bounds Ihe littla led the way into tho living and tonli out hlta o£ daik- colnrcd clolh. "Of course T un:!cr- ?taud you'rn husy." 5ha roid. "N'ow r.erc ore the and 1 d.i Idler. It was as (hondi Mio I ihiuk this innlliciry is lovely. If Ki::!dcnly .iivahcned f:c:n u'ou prefer a lighter shade I'd r.i"hlin?.rc. ! rcorn Ahbio sank into an armchair licr' and Gypsy sat opposite her. .'•Irs. flanley paused an Instant and then vrorda rushed on. "I want lo ic!l you how dreadfully I feel r.hout what happened hist night. T.ncia ntid Kllen deserved every word Jim said to them. Oh, yes. i rn-oinmcr.d (he unfl. Yon could have! they did! Lucia Wallace is a cat I Hi-: same crdcr In this brocade it ami.Hie whole town knows It. Only ^ yni'i! rather. They're sun-proof ol ; S0 u nr.istn't think wo re .ill liko her. , course. X.itloc the miaHty—" lien's a good sort but ho lets his t-yrsy fbgered 1 tlie little, squares I wife tell him what to do. Charles ol fabric, fiowning. | ami 1 want you to feel that we're "I'll show you what I have in|i'°" r friends." :.::u;'.." Miss Christopher continued. "Hero—perhaps I'd halter make a black .nod whiti t ^ shot forward. agents and feature wo:\r!cvcd \\liy Ihe children weren't allnnrd a:in't ivr.r:!crini anv n:. jtlioy and Mrs. If.:ovi: i;:a ir.cnth become 1.:: Slie l:e!d lip Ihe envelope ami rlnrlod lo trar ,->ne end opon. Pome- Ihlr.;; in:id<> her hesitate. "Mrf. James \Vali.iri-"—she read ihc 11.1 me r.vei" ri^.ila. "Mrs. .'r.^-.cs Wai- lr.i-i:." "Alr.n!" l!ic sirl sobbed convul-1 skclcn ,, y „„„,„,. Ulo ovcr ,, iapM rivcly. "Ob. .-'!.-.:i-!" S!ie l'.:m; , you get Ihe effect of a valance In a horf.'lf face dn.vii against ll;e fil-' newer way. Do you EC. ami tears came unchecked.! '""on? dai::pci:cd one corner ot the! 10 which bhe clung tightly. | 9 ,, c chimcrci , „.,. Gvpc> .. tryl ,,.. Ul lif i tears, wrcacluc i listen, found tint she was bearln;.: what 1 "H's lovely ot 3-01 to come and lell me this," Gypsy said, bcr lip trembling. "Vcu poor child! And I'm afraid 11 was 15 ruin-jits' walk to the maiket disir::;. They made -Ihe rounds ct Hie vtrsiablc nnd fruit Elails and Gypsy's anus were snnn piled with hiiniiles. Alter Ihe. whitc-roalcd lisii rr.lesiiian had welshed an:] wrapped li:c halibut Ihey started home. I'ai on said behavior. kcef.l:i5 close to lhc girl's heels all the way. When thfy reached Uio house Iho girl's arms -.vero acinus. She couhl nol open liio tlcor and rans (ho bell. Mallldn appeared and relieved her or Iho bundles. 'Gel the fish on ?.l o;icc.'' Gypsy instruc;cd htr. "Never mind about dressing. You can bake it without this time. 1 brought the c-fss and vcKelnblcs. The rest of tho'things lows. They Tuty , | Miss Chilstopher's Volrc was Wire it one ot yo:ir mind. I j blrd-like. As she drew Iho diarrain | to know what evening nest . you've liecn crying this morning, will bo delivered in tho morning." Now j;ist rorsct the whole tiling! \ "Yes. Ma'am." want i What a day! Gypsy sank down week ! oa the davenport lo rest for a nio- yoii and Jin c.-.n bave dinner with . ir.ent. Pat's lililo cold nose loilchcd :r.:re In fm;n wiiii c ".Man. t wani y^-.i — l want you!" the >;Iil n:ci:;i:..\!. "Oh. v.hat am 1 i'.x.-:rriy s!;c up. ^ropln:; for a h..:.iii..;iliicf Iti ihy !ier TCC! and Mvulli'ii i-yis. S'.ic Mil] ncld :!-if letter in:-.!;c:!rd. | her lingers. She let Ihe dog climb "Why—I'm nol sure—" | up hcside, her and slipped her arms "How about Wednesday? If any- aroucd him. Iliitis conies up so that you won't Eho wa!j lt|8rc whpn Jlm ffa , ]aM be nblo lo make U you can tele- an . [vcll al (i - . , fc „ amo ln phone. My dear. I've spent two- urif . i;iv he said, "you Iv.'O look shaking sobs. • Ihe hish. chirping syllables wlili. ' out the slightest realixalion of ll:c:r mc.inhiK. The slrl nodded when an answer scciacd to IK: csi:cctcd (.f l:er. Twice Miss Chrislcvihcr repeated n«ts •-, l.ouii at the dentist's and I'll de- lions. She w;u certainly cnergeJic. j claiG I'm worn oul!" ! Krom curtains she turned Iho cnn-1 .. Tllcn voll h! , V( , tl ', nrl ,i lunch? ! verbal ion lo furnilure and rugs nnd \v!,y ,]|,[ n 't i think of that!" Oypsy j for Hie garase What did you 6> ] sue ro.'c from her chair and daitcd i w ,, 3 on lier (cct ^ M Mrs M aQ i cy wU!l Um3c fi ., ur<;s t sot fror j u rr .,j. One |..:.i ol h(r ycaratJ fever-i a^^oss Iho room lo sliow Jnsi! slopped her. I. ... l:hiy lo read v.-i:al Alan! writ- i where she would place xe.c Georgian ' "i C0 ulrtn't comforlabb. Kay, Gypsy. Wo got another estimate 0:1 the new root cr.t a bito. No. 1 ten. 'li.e o;hcr j.ail —It was fear— c:iiiliorn.d "Don't do It! You'll bo so;ry." <;>phy held the envelope! ami !•::.i..-.l ..t U. ' | clie.-tt s!to recommended. Gypsy j rcr ,:] y couldn't. But a cup ot cot- heard such phrases aa ticalmcnl" and "periods moay" and "light values." "modern [ f cc would bs n heaven-sect Mossing. In li.-.r-c \nt a thing with it—just coffee!" ' '.'.yr;>y w-cnt to tell Matilda to pro- How had Alati leaded where loj pars the cotfce. \Vhcn she, relumed Vc-s. of ccuto? »tc Must open H! , send ibe Idler? How loas had he| Mfs. llanlcy lautiched Jorlli s!io'jt ley?" •They're upstairs In the tek my room. I>o you want IhcinV "Hon't bollierl I'll find the::-, tor myself." ^Yallace turned. A :r.o- lacnl later si; heard him goiug c? tho Elalrs. (To 3c Coatlnncd)

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