The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on April 17, 1937 · Page 3
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CoimtEn lutdoor-.Girls' Break a New Snow Trail f(Ccp)right, 1937, Nl A Service, Inc ) HOW the .quins are ready for their outdoor play period, They [warm out ol 1 tlie nursery on to the broad porch, and wait for furse Treniblay to open the gate that lends out lo the snow- covered piny-yard. «-Op>rlghl I'll? Nr.VStr%1cc.lnc) W.~. A late spring snow, glistening under the. sun, beckons lo all five, Now all five join (he fun. Cccilc mul Yvonne arc helping Auiicllc but Annette, left, insists on breaking a new path, Marie, loo, strikes out boldly, but Yvonne, Ceclle, and Einllli- delay a moment with nurse. lo explore the new path :it. Ihc left, while Einlltc strides boldly Into ll>e lead, Marie ami Yvonne arc plainly Impatient for nurse lo join llicm. And now, for an hour and a half, unlll 11 A. M,, there Is'noth- ing In do but play to one's heart's, content In .the. fascinating snow. 1.011. to right, you sec Ccellc, Marie, Annellc, Einillo, and Yvonne, 1 , rniin 1 (6 BO. To Preach Here )r..Sue Powers Addresses Meeting; Mrs. Berry Cram New President J WILSON, Ark.- r "You never can Iverpay the good teacher, but you llwayr, overpay the poor teacher,' aid Dr. Sue Powers of Memphis JJDerinlendent of,, Shelby countj ?/]OOls, in an address on rura tfucatlon- problems before 94 Inembers of the Mississippi Conn ly Council, p. T. 'A., in tlieii |pring v -meeling at' Wilson yes "ay. She urged a return to tlie ele- inenlal and fund'amenta! in leaching practjce, including spelling, ••' diacritical marks, grammar, Jtating .that she recently intro- liuced them in the twelfth grades, pt the. same time approving in- fitallation of .radio facilities • in tvery-school room and other moti- |'m methods. ' . _ "Moral and spiritual qiialifica- ' nnd personality traits are nore importance to me in King . teachers than credit' degrees,", said the speaker. 5 guests were welcomed by - - - - Berry Grain, .. president of Ihe Wilson P. T. A, Tlie morning program . included a devo- lional by the Rev. J. P. Faulk- ler, pastor of- the Methodist irch, and organ numbers by rfiss Mary Symonds. At the afternoon session a dcm- mstration ol' work done In the fome Economics department, of he .Wilson school was given by students. Mbs Dorothy Correll, field sectary of the Sight-Saving Coun:11 of America, spoke on eye conservation and the relation of to sight. She quoted fig- lures given by the medical profession lhat the average person bom with normal vision but „, 'he time children reach the siglitli grade one out of five ha; iefectlve vision, by 25 years two Ml of five, and by 40 every pcr- )n has defective vision "The Servant of the People,' moving picture describing ,the st constitutional convention' ant Jthe framing of our. constitution •was shown by Carl Bird,' Wilsoi superintendent, at the close b! 'he afternoon. ,' ..: . Tlie following oificcrs were [elected ^ r Ihe coming year anc [installed by Mrs.. G. H. Colla Jof Shau-nee: president, Mrs. Berrj ICraln, Wilson; vice-president, Mrs •L. G. Byerly, Leachville; secretary iMrs. A. P. Barham, Osceola •treasurer, Mrs. K. P. Cullom. Wil •son; program chairman, Mrs. c |L. Moore, Osceola. Dyess Colony was selected as the neetlng place for the fall council ill October 15. A floor lamp, offered as an at- Kendance prize, was won by Mrs. IT,..i. Bezzo Qf Di . pss Co]ol)} . Canncl Gets Art Tip CARMEt,, Cal. (UP)—Paul Whlt- •man has suggested to the Busi- •ncss Men's association that Ihe •"arty atmosphere" of America's •greatest art colony here be ac- "ctntuated by maintaining a paid •-"-' who will keep busy with ^ : , iii.ii. ju unj limn LUIIIIL lor nonors. Tlie Rev. William Huffman, pastor of • the Baptist-church at Haytl, Blytheville • won nrst '-in''type- will preach at the First'Baptist church Sunday morning and night S ing: ,' £ flnc - McAda ms: geometry, . ' : '' ..... - Mildred Buncn; girls' extemporan- LOCI STUNTS PHE onesboro High Again First in District Literary Meet. RESCUER DYING EXPLORERS Jonesboro \von first, Blylheville second. Piggott third, and Para- goulcl fourth, in the animal Northeast Arkansas. high school lller- nry and inusic meet nt Jonesboro yeslcrdny. It was the third conseciillvc year lhat Jonesboro won Ihc sweepstakes, this year with 52 "1-2 points. Blj'thevllle mode 43, Pig- sott 28 1-2, nnd Pnragould ^28. \farketl Tree made 19 1-2, Wilson 14, Eavle 11, Harrisbiirg 5, Manila 5, .Rector 4, Lepnnto 4, and Tyronza 3. .'. ' ;•. Tlie Inrgfst group of '• literary contestants ever to enter the district nffalr participated, which made the contests unusually close, judges said. Bolh . Jonesboro and Blytheville each won six 'first places but Jonesboro won more second and third places' than did Blj|therille, thereb>1 nosinl; , .iiut first in (he final count for honors. Blytheville • won first 'in '' type- IS INTENSIFIED lh« court n|>lil have been: ' 1. Hoosovelt's nival popular'.following, whelhei- mulei-stumllng Ihe plan or not, largely favorable lo Ihe proposal because Hubscvell was for H, y, Slrongcst opiio.sitlon card— traditional popular reverence for Ihc court and n theory iis lo its Supreme Court's Decisions snnctity,'taKcd on the supposition ' . o , T Unit It nlwuys Inlcrpreled Ihe Duly oervecl lo Increase Debate Constitution : Not Even * Mother's ri oily wood Sees 23-Carat Jewel "Rain Makers" Too Serious SANTA ROSA, Cal. (UP)—Following the suggestion of farmers that the National Re-employment Service might -provide this section with a rainmaker, Roger Thomas, district manager, hns been swamped with applications of. "rain makers" from Colorado, Canada and all parts of the Union. Tlie latest nist wno win Keep busy with application came Iiom a man In • to/ easel and brushes on thei^ 01 ^ Island who Insisted that he Imaln street or the village. VIsi- j controlled the weather supply for l*ors, he explains, expect some " le entire New York area. •visible evidence- that Carmel to'- • ^really an art colonyi | KeSfl courier New, ,w»nt Ad« Nothing on tlie table tempts yonl And you look back, with grown-np longing to those days when "a hunk of bread and a chunk of cheese" were the picce Je rtiiilanct supreme! Indigestion, tool Weli don't try to prescribe for yourself. See your doctor, because chronic indigestion Is gonwtlraes ft lymptora of tuberculosis. UNCOVER TUBERCULOSIS BY MODERN METHODS 4^ let Ihi ioetor if four i*lJt : - eous speaking, Farris Richardson; boy's voice, LcRoy Brown; boys' quartet, LeRoy Browoi; Roy Graves,Todd Harrison, and Leon Stafford. and Ihc boys' glee club ol' 27 members. 'Hie girls' trio of Dorothy Fost- )-r, Geneva Graves. . nnd Janf. McAdams won second and Amy Ruth Morris won second in vfolin. Third places went to Joe Burhette for history, Marian Tompklns for piano, and Jay Smith for boy's extemporaneous speaking. Tlie girls' glee club of 40 members won fourth place. 1EUT A: W GREELY, Ameri- 1 can soldier and explorer, had cached farthest norlh in 1892, nd, with'his band of 24 men. wailed .T relict ship. None came iat year, none the next. He wilh- iew 400-miles south in search of upplies. .end tounct none. His men began to die of cold ahdjiun- er Only"se"»n remained, when elief came. Commodore Winfield ScoU Schley had sailed 1400 miles through menacing ice packs, o bring.back Ihe Greely survivors. for this, 'and for his parlicipa- ion in the Battle of Santiago Bay during the. Spanish-American Var, is Schley remembered. Born n 1839. he had moved up sradu- illy with active service in foreign yaters. until afler the war. he "•is made rear admiral His record' was marred by severe criticism of an unfortunate maneuver which he liad ordered during Ihe Santiago encounter, and. delayed the American vic- "ory He died in 1911, at the age 12. His photo appears with those of Admirals Dewey and Sampson on the ne'v navy 4-cenl stamp. A humble bun sandwichi and a famous 23-caral diamond ring irodc company in the hands of Mrs. Wolf Barralo. above, as she lunched in Hollywood with friends she knew before she married the son of the late Bmnct Bainalo. called the world's diamond king As Jackie Qucaley. San Francisco society girl, she was vyobod and won in 1932 by 3 barrage of radiograms from young Barnato. then on a world crulM-' Denies Application for Receiver for Estate Chancellor J. p. Oantney yesterday denied the application of Mrs. Beuloh Neal for a receiver to take charge of certain properties in which the late Lee Davis had an Interest. Tlie court allowed the parties in charge of the properly at present including A. p. Travis, to con timie in control. . Mrs. Ncal recently succeeded In having the county court revoke letters of administration granted Mrs A p. Travis in the Lee Davis cs . ravs n he Lee Davis cs- titc because of a prior right Mrs •*• " H"*"! 1>5IIV i*lio Neal had to administration of tin affairs of the estate. Three divorce decrees wen granted by the court. Mrs. Pau line Blevins was granted a decrct from Jack Blevins on the ground of indignities; Harold Smith was eranted a decree from Eleanor Smith on the ground of desertion and W. H. Springer was granted a decree from Ella Jackson Springer on the ground of desertion. The court noted the filing of . motion to vacate a divorce decree granted c. A. GooUby from WJllli Goolsby. The motion alleges a tram practiced on the court by Goolsbj In the procurement of his decree several months ago. Head Courier New» lT»nt .\ Tlie bachelor's button, a domes He flower, U o native of Indi It was Introduced In England i earl as 1714. V. S— 193? Navy series umtToij Dewey, gray HV UODNKY DllTOHEU ' The Courier News Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON, Apr. 17 — The Supreme Court's about" face In Ihe Wagner act decisions hns given both sides new arguments in the historic battle over the Roosevelt judiciary scheme, without np- ircclnbly affecting the outlook as 'o the plan's fate. The ilrst ; cry of the opposition ;hnt Iho lust excuse for the plan was Eonc'. echoed by a few senators who looked hopefully toward avoiding Ihe issue, has been counterbalanced by a prompt White House eifort (o lurn on ,hc heat, Tlie administration urges low that Ihe court has weakened the position of its supporters by providing its willingness to play politics. Certain Democratic fence-sitters In the Senate arc seeking to jump off In any direction, jusl'so it will enable Ihcm to escape voting on the President's proposal. The Administration forces say privately they won't let the fcncc- sitlers jump. At Ihe same time, allempls'are being made to find a method which would mnke the medicine for this group easier to take. ' Belief that Ihe President's hand has been strengthened by the Wagner decisions Is shared by some, -although by no means all of the opposition strategists. They fear It is widely fell lhat the swing of n court majority to more liberal opinions is n personal victory for Roosevel^, achieved b> Ihe President's war on the court. Simclity Theory Abandoned The two fundamental factors, ii with no mind. The opposition a sacred formula, other consideration In tactlly nbiuulons Ihc latter theory In order lo assert Hint Ihe court is responsive lo public opinion and hence needs no reorganization.'. Tp which New Dealers, emphasizing .he 5 to -I di'clsion and the reversal of Justice Robert's position on ihe Interstice commerce clause, :ort In parflplirn.se of Chief-Justice Hughes: "We are under a Constitution, ml Ihc- Constitution Is what Justice Roberts -says it Is—until the next lime he changes his mind." If. Ihe decisions had been unanimous Inslend of dcmonstrallni; lhat four Justices over 10 slill stood grimly against liberal con- slltnlloiml Interpretation, the administration would .have no excuse for arsuing that the "future welfare of 130,000,000 persons mnsln'L he left in Ihe hands'of one vacillating mnn." The aclual extent to which the court may have rubbed off some of Its own sancllly or diminished its prestige by Roberts' bow to outside agitation Is blurred bj partisan debate. It is demonstmt- ble, however, lhat the court hasn't made and new friends by the Wagner act decision, cxccp among Democratic senators reluctant lo lake a sland on the reorganization proposal. Bibles Once Bootlegged By Boston Printing Firm BOSTON (UP)—Bibles once ^orc bootleggi'd In Boston At that time it was Illegal 'to print the Bible here. The laws'/of Ihe English Parliament prohibited the printing of the Bible bolh in England and the'colonies. , Bo Dnnlel'Henchman and ,Ihe r I n tors,.Kneelnnd and;Green, irlntcd Bibles secretly and peddled Ihcm as they would conlra- )ancl. Phone 886 or 888 24 Hour Wrecker, Service And Garkge Worlt- •••-''.: =- IloiSy. & .Fenders A J ; r . Specialty . BARNETT AUTO SALES HAHHA FUNERAL HOME J "*' .«. A beiutiful and sympathetijf C service at- m.bderale cost. ' * ' • ' '•/•'. %'t Ambulance ! { Service ':J >• '} 111 N. 1st I'hone 53 '*'ti>"*r.*"*™*^X!*n*"*"*"*.> n * * *-* * * • *«*' Now Located fit 101 North Second ADDING MACHINE & TYPEWRITER SERVICE BUREAU DON FDWARDS, Proprietor All make** of Rebuilt Typtwrittrs, Addlnt Maebinei Calctilntore—Repairing—Paris—Hlbbont (Copyright. 193'. NEA Scn'Icc. trie ) New Chain Lellcr Itici SAN JOSE, Cal. (UP) — Tlie "dime" chain letter Idea has been revived here In a different form. Dish towels arc substituted for dimes. If the chain Isn't, broken, each-participant in Ihc chain will receive. 27. dish towels. FOR SALE We have on hand several tons of Stoncville No. 4-A one year from breeder, slate tested. A few tons of D. P. L. No. 11. Beans, La r ed 0i Virginia, Dclsta, and Mammoth Brown. Peas- mixed, New Era. and Whips. Pens and Beans recleancd and graded by us . will trade for cotton se«d. L. R. Matthews Gin Co. CoKon, Cotlon Seed and Coil, Telephone 15U-F-3. Yarbro, Ark. CORRECTION Due to n printer's error, that portion of Ihc Mississippi County Financial Statement, published yesterday, dealing with win-rants outstanding as of December 31, 193G, appeared in garbled' form. The correct statement follows: Warrants Oustanding, Dec. SI, 103G Warrants Issued Since Dec 31 in Payment of- 1936 Claims Treasurer's Balance, Dec. 31, 1D3C Treasurer's Overdraft, Dec. 31, 1036 Aclual Fund Overdrafts at- Dec. 31, 1936, After Payment of 1930 Claims Presented to Mar. 31, 1937 County General Warrants $•13,393.82 22,67-1.65 66,068.47 0,290.08 County Road' Warrants ; ?17,682.79 678.60 18,361.29 18,727.75 ?59,778.39 .437,089.04 P. E. COQLEY, County Auditor.

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