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FRIDAY, MARCH 10, 1937 Productivity of Cotton Land Is Increased By Soybeans Board May Fine! Il Necessary to Disregard Aci of Legislature LITTLE HOCK, Mar. 19.—'Tlie rtate board of apportionment, cre- al«l by a •constitutional amendment adopted last November, made a tentative rcapportiomnent, of tlie house of representatives yesterday »nd announced that it will decide within a v.-cek whether reapportian- rnent ot the senate will be attempted under tils "holdover" net passed at the recent session ol the Ic-gh- lati.re. Tlie act directs the Democratic State Committee, lo certify IB senators elected last November as Democratic nominees at llic pri- mtiry election hgrl year and provides thai counties in which these holdover senators live shall not be included In new senatorial districts. .Sulmiifs- I'rolilL-ni to Auditor The board, coni|)oscd of Governor Bailsy. Altorjicy General Jack Holt and Secretary of State G. G. "Crip" Hall, announced Unit il was unable lo "work out new .senatorial dis- BLYTHEVIl.LE (ARK,) COURIER NEWS Nolc:—This is Die first of three at-thci[(alive* arllclcs on the possibilities of Eiylicniis as a i-nin- mtrtlal ci-oji In riorthcasl Arkiin- £i';. A number of men with thor- ci'^h ptadli.-al kimwledjje of Dm KUbjict nsviskd In their prr-pa- ralien. The second article of the icilcs will be printed next Tilday ami the third a week later. The commercial growing of soy May 1st ami June 1st. in fact there tire many Individual cases where very good yields have been secured from planting as late us July, though this Is not u recommended practice. Moreover, there ore Minnci'ous ca.scs of growers' declaring Hint soybeans should be planted In April. Observations over mnny years lead to the conclusion tlml the preparation of the seed OF Ffllfll BUST me conmercia growing o: soy- ,„, , „, ,' „ , '"- •"-'-" Irans Is loo new a problem In ,f ls , ° ', ™> e , lm ^nce than eastern Arknnksas to allow of a »>e nclual dnte of planting if , ne dcfinile statement as to the profit- j nl ? e pos-i'jilities of the crop, in ......r. ,ny cases, the future posslblU- ' „!;, and management problems existing on his farm. Moreover, much ol the profit from a crop of soy- i.rans is reflected in the Increased yield of cotton Hip following year. Results over a period of years at, the Cotton Branch Experiment Station show that the yields from land that has been in soybeans have shown an increased return I lie following year of from 25% to 33 K more cotton per acre than yields from land In continuous cotton cropping. At present prices of cotton, this increased yield would menu a cash return of $12.51, lo $15,00 per acre on the aver- June 10th '•'^p'liM'p,' '=Vnl,1 PlM'fl ]1 Int' the two buildings, represented an outlay of $1,000,000, New London s> not oliown on some maps but can readily be located by drawing n line from "> luiimmir. ii me '^'fci' to Hemlcnon, It Is approx- Ptti'ly In the spring, llim t el S' halfway belwecn the two. —-veral times lo es-1 •m seed bed. has good ' Roosevelt Orders Alii WASHINGTON, Mill-. 19. <UPl— Aclli'n under dlrecl orders from President lioosevril lo "lend all possible assistance," government agencies today gave all posslblu av lo nullmrlllcs directing mil >L* ttuih. UUL, I]L'\\- .vjmiLuiKi! uis- •>» m siu.vu jjui ticie uii me iiver- tricls that, will meet the rciniirc- |OI!e farm In Mississippi county, in mcnts of both the iconsUUitional the rice growing areas of Arktm- amcndmenl and the legislative act sas, It is a commo'.i practice to relating to reapportionmenl of senatorial representation." The bo.-ird said that it had submitted (his prob'.cm to an auditor find that if lie was unable lo work out a solution, the "holdover act" keeping senators elected in 1U30 in office for l\vo more years would Iw disregarded. "Final ti'.ermination of Ibis problem will be made by the board within the next week," an announcement said. The final reapportionment plan . must b= filed with the secretary of state by April 1. Under terms of the amendment interested parlies rent land free (o tei-nnts who will plant soybeans, the owner depending entirely on his profit on the increased yield of rice the following year. At least, every grower ctf soybeans must carefully consider the relative yield of the crops the following year, If he Is to have a correct picture of the value of soybeans on his farm. Soybeans will probably grow on a wider range of soil types than any other common fnnri crop; but like nil crops, it does best on locd.ground. The field selected to may file suit in the supreme court grower's farm. Early preparation io force tlie board to change Its plans where the "ralistricthig is parlance than the actual date of planting the soybeans. Tests are common where early prepared fields have yielded from eight to ifteen. bushels more per acre than icWs prepared just ahead o[ ilantlng, even though the planting latr-s of both fields were the same. The field should be plowed or JouMe disked, depending on the usual method and preceding crop, and at the time of plowing- vorked partially to retain mols- tlonc arbitrarily." Tour Ranges The board divided the state's 75 counties into four ranges. Range No. 1 of 59 counties with average population of 13,145 per representative was given one representative each. Range Two of 11 counties with average population of 18,200 per representative \vas given two representatives each. Four counties with population of 20,308 per rep. rcsentative were given three rep rcssiH-ntives each and called Range Three. Only one county, Piilaski was-in Range,'Four and it was as- •-.isik{l_:,suVcn;[rep'resciitnUvcs • with an average population of Lr !9,G75 pai representative.. y Counties with three representatives under today's action are: Jefferson, Mississippi, Sebastian and Union. Mississippi and Union formerly had only one each while Jefferson, and Sebastian changed. Counties with two representatives are: Bsnton, Craighead, Crlttendsn Garland. Heninstcad, Innate, Miller, Phillips, St. Francis, Washin-r- tcn nnd white. Those gaining °a representative were Craighead, Miller and St. Francis. Washington loses one from its present dele»a- lion of three; others in the group remain unchanged. Students Shun Ui'blc STANFORD UNIVERSITY, Cal (UP)—The Hev. David Elton Tru»- blocd, professor of phllosuphy finds that Stanford University students are not addicted to Bibln reading. "If the Lord himself c»m» to sneak at the chapel, I wonder how many students would ntten.1 " he risked. Read courier News Want Ads. SPECIALS l-'ritlay-HiiUirday-Sunday I'IN'EAPPLE •LAYER CAKE I.fe. Brcwn Sugar COOKIES. 1)07.. . STICKS CREAM-NUT HOIJ.S. Do/. PECAN-NUT BKEAD. Loaf iA . IU 17 |/ 0 ift IU Special liiitcrcrr Hour 5 (o G I'.'M. Iloncy-Pincapplc ROLLS. 1)02. ... FRUIT WAFERS AC Vat ....... 0 FRESH DONUTs' IOC- Do/ ............. \L RAISIN I5RBAD 7C Loaf ..... ...... I PAUKERHOUSE. ftC HOLLS, Doz. .... 0 '*l Us Make Your Easier Cakes - - phone 110 BAKING CO. favor of May lOlh to May 20th. I °" c wor ' < nt llle s<»nc ol the Nev Christ's Condescension Is Evangelist's Topic A large delegation from Dell attended the services at the First Methodist church last nhjht to hciir I he ncv. E. W. Potter preach on "The Condescension of Christ" before the largest congregallon of Cue revival. "Poverty is a relative term," the speaker said. "Christ was.^icb fabulously rich, yet He for our sakcs became poor that we might be rich He wfl 1 ; tlie richest bcinj that ever existed In His prc-exislence v et when he became poor for our sakes He was the poorest being that had ever existed. Since poverty is a relative term, a rich person that becomes poor Is thereby poorer limn one In the same circumstances who has never had great possessions liy His condescension He has lifted the juu.sroiino. 'rne lie d se ectcd to ,.„ „ , , . ., "- ""° "•"-« I "L' •ovv .soybeans should be v ica° " f 1 °, iU '."! lentfl » c « of »>e 'rich- f the avi.™^ f.,-nin,, .;' ,,'I CS J" 8 lor y Ihrauet) Him." of the average .fertility oii the Jf tlie send bed is of more Ln- The speaker tonight w ii| discuss Ihc question. "Is sin a Pact- And Should We Pray About It?" peonle of all churches arc especially invited to hear tlie message lonloht A meeting of representatives of all churches wishing to participate in tlie Union Sunrise Easter .service will be held after.the service. 10-Ton X-ray Tube liuill LONDON (UP)—A 10-ton X-ray tube, the largest in the world, capable nt a touch of a switch of reproducing the healing effect of „„„ c,; , , - i*™^- ji^uucHig LUC neaiuicr eiiect o ure Since later operation.; depend S4C,OUO,GOO worth of radium. Is te•o,n th ,. sc ? db ? cl '» 1 ' operations ing prepared for cancer treatment rom the start should be planned -•-•-•• • — -) to-el -.the fieid. especially if it reparation at St. Bartholomew's Hospital. cry assistance in their paiver to the community to which this shock ' tragedy lias come." Death Cheated By Boy, Three Times Injured WHITEHALL. WIs. (Ul>)—Thr?" tlny.'s Bentdlct Kampa. stouthearted lad of 10. tins cheated death. Recently. Benidlcl has rCT/ered from injuries received In mi nuto- mobilc accident. Pour and n lull! inches of his skull bone had been torn away and physicians were rimibtful if he could survive. Pour. Intricate ooerations were necessary before a silver plate could IK inserted over tiie c.xiwscd area of the brain, while recovering, Bcnldict played his accordion and kept up his spirits. Eight years ago the boy If}' through n hay chute in a barn while tramping about the loft. He landed upon a cow's back, and one of the animal's horns punctured his throat, physicians again wi doubtful but Benidlct recovered. Six years as-o he was burned frightfully when a kettle of boll- Ing water upset and engulfed him The accident preceded n wedding ceremony in his home. Doctors had lillle hope, but the ladVdetcrmlna- Hon to live again restored him to health. Deans Guardians of Sleep KENT, O. (UP)—"The greatest service our deans of men and women perform lor students," said Dr. A. O. Deweesc. director of student health at Kent State University, "Is their strenuous activ- ilv In promoting sleep." ll't" - V * JV - "*-lU, L^ptUIti ! s cot ton ridged when- nn Inrls. yX.,i ••' : About-three weeks after plow"-- ng < assuming the field is plowed ;arly) the field should be disked i furtlier improve the tilth awl sill the weeds that have started nvo weeks later the field should ? cross-harrowed. I The nnal fitting will come just preceding planting. Weather, oth- i -r farm operations, etc. will na- urally influence tin's date. Prom >'C=t evidence Ihcre is available, *>ere is but little difference in Ihc /icld of soybeans planted between ANNOUNCING Tlio. return of Harmon Holt to serve you in liis old place nt 101 S. 2ml SI. Holt's Barber Shop Haircut ..35c' Shave 15o Bath 25c Best Shine in Town A Seasonable Check-Up Rome m h c r, (he more attractive your grounds — no matter their siy.c— the greater your home's value lie- comes! Spring—the season of young men's fancies, sprouting lawns and 1 budding gardens—will officially arrive March 20th. To host capture at home Hie charm of this colorful season, you first need good gardening implements. So a timely checkup is in order. Sec that you have rake,' spade, hoe and, of course, a trowel. Are your lawn mower and clippers ready for service? (You ha'd hotter have your own, because neighbors are using theirs right now.) Then, too, are you prepared to furnish your grounds amply with the life- giving water so necessary to growing things? Sprinklers should he capable of spraying the lawn without needlessly wasting water ... Be sure your hose has no leaks and is sufficiently long to send water easily lo all parts of the yard . . . And has your home enough outlets to connect more than one sprinkler nt a time? —extra work and trouble can be prevented by providing adequate outlets. If this inventory shows need for additional equipment, consult your nearest hardware store arid plumbing dealer . . . Next, visit a seed store or a nursery. Familiarize them with your gardening problems—they will gladly ofTef helpful suggestions. Choose seeds and seedlings for your annuals and perennials, and shrubs that will heighten the charm ot % your home. BLYTHEVILLE WATER CO. Courteous, Personal Attention to Every Customer phone W 113 S. Broadway Hayti Society — Persona! M's. J. 1,. Davis ami rjraml- diuiBhter, Doiilui I'.n K;>]so, left. I'ucsday inoriiliig lor K-stus mill Si, Louis, Mo., lor it ft>w days visit, At Frills Uii'y were to be Hie K»est.-i of the lall'jr's muiher, Mrs. lljrtlm jMde Kt'lso, Mis. ci. w. p.ivr spent Tuesday :ii)il \Vtdiiesilny in Jonesboro, Art:., vlsilinj friends and iitlendlnj lo busine.ss, H. n. Miistcrson Is In si. panels county this week liispn-tlni! ifhools. Vu-. Miislorson I:; slate in- !e;-tor ol ,sclu.ols. Mis. Cilen FCI-IVC was lu M.-mplils ni'idny visiting Irlciuls mill siiop- »(,'. Mrs. Gra'.lon Rnlney and dauijh- Itr. Cik'jinii. of Htinitli wwu tin: Jiii'sls of tlrj fcniiirr's slslfi', Mrs. t^ied Wiill.icL 1 . Tuesday. Mini's. Curtis 1'mvell anil Moubulls were In Kcimult •; visiting friends. Mr. and Mrs, w. N. Ranklil, Mrs. I'. II. liankin tuid Miss Cenu llcst, wi'i'L 1 in Meinplils -Saturdny nlleiul- '«i! lo bitslticss and vlslttnj frk-nils, Mrs. Arnold 'I'licker wus In Cupe- jii;irdenu Tuesday vlsllln'jf, frl?nds nil unending lo business. Mines. D, O. Slater, 0. S, H:i!-:l- A'ln. M. T. nahhvln and d-.uiHh- .crs. Hii'/cl nnd Ros;', were In Caiio aimrdeiui 'I'liiu-sdiiy vlsltlnj Irleiuls. William Klinurli! arrived hoiui' Tuesday from an oxlentled visit with relatives In Oklahoma and U'.vns. lie lias ucccpto.l a iiasilicn .Utli the Shibley Grocery conipnny it niylhcviile. Mlstcs Mllilrrxl DcWeese, Hniwl aiigriiin and Mines, j'assell Ds- Weese and Willie O'hnllln of Ca- nillicrsvillc visited Irieiuls In Ken- nctl Tiiemtiiy alternoon. Ward Dorris was In Memphis Mommy on business. Uie United stales. Air liners nre booked up \mlil Mny. H Is expected that the 25,000 Australians will spend something like nn average o[ $->,ooo each, nc- . fore li'iivliijr Aiislrnlin they will I speiu! u lota] of mart' than $'^s - CW.OOO. •{•hey will sjiciul another ,5,01)0.000 abroad and laics and otlu'i Inin-llHg c!j|]ciisss will cum:' $lH.760.pOO-:i grand lo- Australia May Send 25,000 To Coronation S V D N E V. (til 1 ) — Twonly-n™ lhoi;.;aml people, including 10.000 from Nciv Soulli wales alone, will vlsil London lor the uoronnllon from Austrnlin, H is estimated. Some of them imvc stnrtud. The nrmy of Australian tourists will travel by till routes, via tin Suez CnnM, lh= CI\\K, Pnimmn. Java and Singapore, cnnnda nnd College Confidante Not Facility Member ORANVIt.I.K, o. (UP) -Mabel luim-i stcw.irt probably knows nbout tho por£onal tifTalvs of Uonlson University studenls than does the dwui. she's tiinnnxd' of Hie lelesniph olllce. IJist your on si, Vnlentiiie's Bay I'ci- ulllce told niori! inessam's • in pi'opoi-llon to the sl/.p of Hie town limn any oilier olllce In llic Middle West. When n student, comes In lo wire Ilium- for money, she says, she nl- ivays iiiiii-k.s His (slsdi-nm "colk-ct" — ui'.'.l she's iisiuilly rlaht, Itend Courier News Want -Ads J'AQE THREE "Necking" Not 'Telling" STANFORD UNIVERSITY,> Cai.' —"Necking' 1 and "petting" Involve lechnlcal dllTcrences A qucstion- .iinli'c to Stanford co-eds revealed ' lliat nccker.s outnumber non'-neck«5 by Bl to T; and that non-net-' tors outvoted potters 03 to 21 Men • sludcnUs voted 88 to 43 that, Stanford co-eds do permit petting A vote of u yes and 40 no showed' the nurcentnee or co-o<K who kiss on tnelr nrst, date. Itcnd Courier News Want Ads iUTI ('Oil Itllll.DlNCls". Al.Ti:i!A- •I'lONS AM) Itl'.l'AlltS, SIGNS OH s-i'itiu:Tniti;s IN TIM-; <;ITV oi- ii[,vi'iii;vii,i.i:, AUK. Dllto Wurcli 1, 11)37. fill-fi't Nlllil- bor corni'i- Division !5t. and Chlck- '•awba Avi\, Kumliei- of Jitorli's, 1; !'«.• 'it lot. fill by 100; No, rooms'. I; value of wurli $2CO; l)iiildlni; of !)r!ck nr fnime, triune; iniilerliil of roof, composition; innlvi'lnl of .:\teilor wnlls, wood; mateila! of inside p:n til Ions, wood; nmU'ilnl of foundations, cioncivte jilcrs; liuildlug on ihe fmnl or rear.] front; dklnnei'' to proimrty line,I ft. or more; dlstiince to nc-iir- i est bulltUm; on ijiich side. :!0 K.' w innre; Imlldlii': In b; r ocnipl:'!) 1 Clroci-ry tUiiri' and 1-Vull Sliind; blilldin;; to bp 13 by M (t; owner of grounds, A. Nelson ami It. A .Ncuon; owner of bulldlnr J. L. l-'lal:e. I certify (Iml llw rslieivu Klalc-- nieiits are eurrvcl to tlie bi'Ml of my knowledge and belirf, Atipllnillon for permit by .] i, Plakc. ' ' IVraill iccfirt'd by: UU'i'll BLYTI1K, Cily Clerk. D.P.iL-11 FIRST YEAR SEED •D. P. Ul PEOIGREEO SEED KI-:KI) COUN — co\v IM-JAS' - SOY BEANS KOK MOST JWCUS SHE •0.0. HARD AW AY & CO. Hi Ho. Jimiiiil I'luim, 2S3 Uly'tlieUHf, Ark. 1>. Sr ]'. Ii. NO. 11 . )'[.ANTIN<! «KBI) " (A I'lirc Nlvaln) (liidnul srcil ubluiiicd direct friiiu llu> brwdt'r aiijl planted by us- fin- (wo years. No oilier rottoii iiliiiilfii lu - ginned on Ibis fai-iii. ltr».suii.ibly prircil In i-rni M-rluhl ion Hi. liairs. Special juices on rnrlols. Ill(|»)re I 1 '. A. Knurrs, Manager CU5AH I,AKK KAHfll Kniilc 2, ISux Kl, lllylhevllle I'honi: ISOO-I-'ll Dr. Max 0. Announces the Association with him of Dr. Joseph, E. Reashy . Physician and Surgeon With OIViccH ifi llic hyncli Kmklini? , .1 ... . . I will lie /it Doll, Aliirdi 15; Armoro], March Ifi; (Josnell, ainrdi 17; Yurlmi, Murch 18; Manila, Mured 111, anrl Leaclivillc, March 20. For as- ' scssini* I'ersoiml Properly, iind Poll Tuxes. 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Vou can sas'c on this \aluc 1935 FORn PrCK-UP TRUCK— With new replacement mol«r Just put in. Tires good, paint like new. Won t be here long at this price I!I3G FORD f)E LUXE - Kadlo and heater. Mohair upholstery, car driven less than 10 moiilhs. Special Easter Sale Price 1934 CHEVROLET IK- TON TRUCK—Lonir wheelbast u ft. body new. Tires nearly new. Truck only used for farm use nnd in best ot condi- (Ion. Vours for only 1928 CHEVROLET COACH—One' for stnice low cost in every detail CARTER TRAILER—20 ft. body. Efjiiippcd with Brakes. 32.V6 HD tires. A real buy $245 lilytheville, Ark. 1VROLET CO.

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