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PAGE THE BLYTHEV1LLE COURIER NEWS THE COURIER NEWS CO., PUBLISHERS C. R. BABCOCK, Editor H. W, HAINES, Advertising Mwagtr Sole National Advertising Hoprcsentallvcs: Arkansas Dallies, Inc., New York, Chicago, • Detroit, St. Louis, Pallas, Knnsas City, Memphis Published livery Afternoon Except Sunday Entered as second elius matter ut tiio post cfte at Blytlievllle, Arkansas, under act ol Congress, October 9, 1017. Served oy t'nc United Press SUBSCRIPTION RATES By carrier in the City of Blythevllle, 15o per week, or $0.50 per year, In advance. By mall, within n radius or 50 miles, J3.CO per year, $1,50 for sis months, 75c lor Uireo months; by mall In postal zones two to six, Inclusive, 46.60 per year; In zones seven and eight, $10.00 per year, payable In advance. Gouemnienl IK Whni the People M'tli-e It 11 might help our imlilical nrgu- nicnls a good (le;il if we'could umler- 'stand, once nml for nil, Unit a slrotun never can rise any higher limn its source. Tliiif is to say Unit it is foolisli of us to e.xiiccl anything more from our Kovc'.'iiniijnl. in the w:iy of intelligence, tolerance, uiul rore.sighl tluui we, the' .{frail body of tiwlis- UiiSjuishctl voliTS, arc.willing to give it- It can't go above our level. ]f it tlocs, the chances are that we ruthlessly shall yanlr it hack down nt tho lir.st opiiortnnily. Wiishinijlon i.s n reflection of Jilain street. All this is brought to mind by a reading of thu sot of principles approved at the recent National Progressive Conference. in Chicago. The last item on the list of objectives for progressive voters reads like ihis: " . .. "The right of every American -*to lire under n government strong enough to suppress the lawless, wise enough to sec beyond .Ih'cVllish desires of the moment, and just enough to consider the welfare of the people us a whole." , That is a noble objective. It is well to reaffirm that every American bas Hint right, and to insist that the reality at Washington come as close to the ideal as is humiinly..possible. Hut to do isp-it'wil^'h^noc^ssary 'for us to rcniembcr. constantly tliat • a river canno'l rise above its source . . . that government never will be any better' than .the people as a whole \vant it to be. For wo, the people, are the government. Our constitution was skillfully designed to make us so. When we demand strength, wisdom, nml justice for our government, we simply are demanding those qualities for ourselves; contrariwise, the very forces which assail (he government and occasionally iireveiit it from exercising those qualities come also from ourselves. The government must be strong enough to suppress lawlessness—as, for instance, during prohibition, when the lawlessness of bootlegging drew ils support directly from the great mass of the citix.cm-y? The government must be wise enough to sec beyond the selfish desires OUT OUR WAY BLYCHEV1LLE (ARK.); CO.URIEU NEWS of Hie nioincnl—;IH, for instance, in 1928 liiul 1B29, when ;niy alU-mpL at \VitKliinglcn UKJ curb the ruiuiwiiy boom wonkl linvo drawn fi-oin all coru- cr.s of Hie land a Ijlnst slronu cnont'h lo Icn-cl Uio walls of Juricho? • Thu government must l;u just enough, lo consider th« wclfurc ol' all (he people—wlicti the people, all across Hie land, orgaiiine themselves iulo pressure JJTOUJM lo make sure 'thsil tlieir own group pi-oblci-is shall receive attention before the problems of the tiatioii as u whole? The problems of democracy are nnuty, lint none is Ki'enler than Ibis; that democracy calls on individual citizens to nivc to their government " slrenglh, a wisdom, and a (olcniW greater than they ordinarily know they possess themselves. Democratic government i.s a mirror i" which the common man sees his own virtues and his own failings. To improve it we must start at the very hoi torn—with ourselves. —Hniee Cation. A Higher Court The plight ,,f j osc p|, . '|<ipaldo, Jirooklyn l.-iujidryman, , V onl<l K ecm to he one case in which the United Slates Supremo Court was overruled by the plain citizens. Tipaklo was the man who brought the suit that resulted in the .supreme court's invalidating New York slate's minimum wage law lor women. After the verdict lie expanded his P':int and, saving on labor costs, was able to undercharge his competitors. lint he reports that public opinion was against him. Business fell off. His drivers complained that customers told them he should not have fought the ease. People .stopped .sending him their laundry—mid now some six months after the court's decision lie is out of business, looking f ol . a new job. • The slate supreme court held that »o had a right to pay his women em- ployes less than the amount 'the stale of New V 0 ,-k bad stipulated „„ a [««• wane. Ill* follow cftiMiis held 'at he did not have the right—ami ' Uicy made their verdict stick \\'K knew from the start that childless women nil over the world would turn hungry eyes on the Dionne bnblcs, nnd Hint the circct would be inspiring, -nr. Allan Roy Dafoe. * * * They abhor nil outward manifestations of affection. -Film Director Walter Lur. B , recently returned from Japan, tells why Orientals prefer comic rather tlmn romantic movies * * * If I had the Urnls, if we possessed Siberia, If we find the Ukraine, National Socialist, Ocr- * * * ninny would be swimming in surplus prosperity -Adolf Hitler. * * * This whole business of uriides and degrees is pedagogical snobbishness. —Rnbbi Edgar P. Mngnln, Lcs Angeles, urging revision of the scholastic system. By Williams HE WAS FOPUL'MfN &ECAU5E ME NEVER COULD SAV NO BUT WOW 'THEY 6OT HIM DOWM TO WHERE HE CAW'T SAV YE^>, BECAUSE HE AIMT GOT NOTHIN' LEFT-' REALLY, ED, I HAVEKJ'T GOT - AND DOW'T KNOW WHERE. I COULD &ET IT - I'M SOCRY - WMV, THAT GUY USED TO 8E MOST POPULAR 6uy SHOP, BUT LO5IM' ALL MIS FRIEMDS LATELY. THEEE'S AMOTMEG OME ,6OlN' NV\D ^ ' <,__ . , IHt NOBODY — ~ SIDE GLANCES By George Clark ''^f' "*; *''' * K:'^' > s r^^^^OTP^y : f; '. 'T'O 'i.j.e.'vNsy "'"' -V ' •-•'"' ' r^'/'^JU'^V A : ^>lt^ v-> ^-- : '~ - r .Mi" l '•0^-^ /fe /</:• .•»/!• . : •:.-:;• M-',K, ^?i*&&*>**ii **^#«M1$B» (:iuK.nVr'.c*sf.Bvicr. uic. fl' "Diul wimls to know if I've thrown myself SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 10.1 BY OEGX I • ' j © 1936, SEA Service, lno.1 III. 111. 10DA1 . I.IIIH /iirn.'iyx i, jiil, Oii< M 'ii HP I!HV I'JJi-lN TKII (IIIAI AJlf vH«i.; i-ou'l '" r " ""•' "»"^''«i'lil" THIS CURIOUS WORLD I William Ferguson $- ' v, . <%2 GEN rare OF G(3£\)nv OF THE CARTf-h MOON SVSTQM LI ES AT A POINT ABOUT ' 3,OOO MILES FROM THE CENTER. OF THE: •EARTH-. -I *M ,•*"" t t • MAKE AS MAIMV S TWELVE SUCCESSIVE LEAPS, OR FLIGHTS, WITHOUT RE.-SUBMERGIN& ARE FOUND IN NEARLY ALL SIZABLE STREAMS IN THE i UNITED STATES. When the moon I, st ra i gllt overhead, we may know that the entire L'uui-imjoii system is revolving n™n>iri o,; „,.:„ ...i.,_, , . L Lbotit 1,000 SOW (,-(! OX WITH -I'1113 STOKY CHAPTER X J^AY knew that two -things stood above all else in Ted Graham's life —his adopted son, Dickie, and his job. And sho l<ne w , too, u, at she , )ad CQmc {Q idolize and to love Ted Graham. While Ted was away on the Pacific night. Hie other pilots kidded Kay mercilessly. Ted, they "aid, was the last man in jho world lo whom a air! should lose her heart. They all had heard him say, over and over, that romance, for him, was behind, lie was never going t o fail in love again. Then lie returned. He came down out of the skies nftei- two weeks of gazin a at the blue- Pacific, and the first person he saw on she-re \va.s- K;iy Dunn Dickie was at her side, trim in his Urcy military uniform, It seemed so naiiiral that the l»u- should be llieic, waiting for him. To Ted Graham's disciplined mind it seemed well-ordered,' exactly right. Kay sensed (his arid, for ^ome reason she could not have' explained, sho fell annoyed IJint he should accept the incident ;ti such :i mattcv-of-fact way. She had J!one to the military school to get Dickie, had secured leave for him lo come io meet his father. ICay Ihousht that Ted should have been thrilled at this reception. 'FED said (o Kay, "And how is the job 0:1 Overland Airways?" It was Dickie who replied for iici-. -Pa! lives here .iiow, and works, night on the, beach near us.. ,1 had, dinnqr. wjlh her nlmost every night durinjMlis holidays " Ted looked- at the. girl a mo- iiMinl, then said quietly, "I think you will like it better at the air port here. There's more li(c. Do you like the colony?" "f adore them all," she fold him His eyes were searching hers steadily. "I thank you for looking after Dickiei-during his holidays. I'm afraid Jerry lets him run wild. The Japanese hoy who tends the house Is supposed to look after him, but he doesn't." "Sato doesn't cook as good as Kay, either," Dickie put in, and they both laughed. Dickie went on, "I don't like the military school any more. I'd rather stay at home!" "But all little hoys have to go to school," Kay said. "I could stay at home and go lo day school," Dickie said, tearful. "I don't like to stay up in the barracks every night, it's cold. And dark." Kay patted his head. "Now, that isn't being o big soldier. Uracc up. Be brave." "But I want to live at homo," Ditkie repeated. "1 never had a lioine—like yours—with flowers in :he windows and pretty curtains. There's nolliing at the barracks but iron beds and bare walls " Ted put a hand on the boy'i shoulder and they walked toward he roadslcr. drove up flic- beach to Ted's little house on the shore. ? oi- a few moments they watched he other children playing games on the sand. Then Ted opened he door of the car. Sato came •mining out to greet them, his nouth in a toothy grin. "it's ;ilmost 6; why don't you slay and have dinner with lis?" fed said to Kay. "Yes!" Dickie said eagerly. "Yes 1 She can holp Sato cook it better." Kay cried out with gay laughter, led was apologetic. "Dickie! You don't ask a lady to dinner and then tell her to go cook it." "Dinner ready," the Japanese said, with his toothy grin redou- bted. "Pork nnd beans. Boss home from long trip. Me open six cans. Got coffee, too." Ted turned the switch in the car. "I think we'll dine in a restaurant," he said, "as usual." B ' jt K ay stepped out of the car. •No,-' she s.-iid. "Yon go to the corner grocery and. buy a steak this big!" She spread 'her arms. And all the trimmings—mushrooms, potatoes, tomatoes. Bring them back io the house here And don't forget a brick of ice cream for Dickie." . . , ,' She didn't wail fora reply. She went inside with Dickie at her heels. Ted looked after them, smiling, then drove oft toward rl grocery. ' I Sato was pleased to have K\ in the kitchen. '[ "Steak velly good," he sal •Vclly easy to cook. 1 put. him the stove, then 1 go out and sit the- sun. Pretty soon he is doi Sometime one hour. Sometiil two hours." TN a few minutes Ted was at 11 A door-again with the i<rocciii[ ICay didn't look up from the sal bowl. "Did you remember to l/.l butter?" she asked. Ted beamed with pride. "Brl ter!" he said, holding out t f package. Kay- inspected the steak skel Ucally, but found it io be of cxc lent quality. It - was cerlaml large enough. "I'm really hungry," Ted said. I "Then take Dickie in the livin [ 'oom and tell him all about yo I flight from Manila," she sail balo and I will manage here the kitchen." When he hesitated, slsc sail Please. Dickie lias been dying ij icar about your Irip!" Ted went then with Dickie ; she could hear «, e murmur their voices. Dickie's high a., shrill. Ted's voice quiet and fi| of that resolution that Kay much admired. She wanted, herself, to hear I' I letails of the trip. She wanted f tnow what he had done in Hun ulu, what was going on in AI | lila. She wanted io Jtnew \v!) Ted had brought to Dickie. She heard one loud cry of d ight from the child and knew T. lad given him some present fro I one of those fabulous lands. Tin I she was busy for a few mimil L with the steak, and heard nolhii I more. When the steak was steamiil on the huge platter and garnislu, with red and green, she lurni and saw Ted, in the doorway the kitchen, regarding her with' fervent smile. Kay blushed. Her sleeves v/ej rolled up and her face wr,-, dan f from the heat. "I must look a f.'ighl!" she sail "You'll^ give me a minute to—" "I was just thinking what ., marvelous person yon really area Ted sqid. "And how pretty ycil look. With that hair—" "I know," she said. "It's re Please don't poke fun at my ci green eyes. 1 was born with thci'l They weren't painted-on." Ted laughed. (To Bo Continue-!) Star .Reporter of Rural News Gets Fan Mail' BLUE EARTH, Minn. (UP)—Big' —- and fast trains arc fire CHURCH EXCUSES By G. W. Barhtoi .bines'for babies," acco, ! dii, gfi ™ ™ ^ ""* He ™ '-chin, in , llc tcm p ic: Rn(J cv , rj .Mrs Susan Fran-Icy Hselc, «*o is n ' gl "' Hc wcnt <"". »»" lodged i n (|,e Mount, (hit is rule, back on her husband's farm near oli ™<- And all the people came mrlv in ) . 1 here after a visit to New York h, the temple, to hear Him ?, '™ r '"" B '° IIim and Washington, where S | 10 spent f A nir,^ T ,'"'"; -Mark 21:37-38. "••" -reeks as winner of The Conn- A 1 I END CHURCH SHlYH A V Home magazine's annual »•-•-«-« VJ.H.V.UA OUIMJAI paper correspondctit. }'~ —• She reports that Albert Alois, I and have been threatened with' Jr., 8 weeks old,' whom she took | visits from as many more Anrt ?, co! V lx " lic " 1 who was ""aware with her on her first Jourrcy 1 dozens of letters have come'-iskiv East, gamed two and n hair, me for advice and the like" Trr!.i ™ g ",": tnp "'"' sccm - Mrs - E ' sele writes » weekly col- ccl to thrive on big hotels, express >"»n on farm life for the Pair- trams and city air. On returnlnr; •" ~ ---J ""- Vll l^kUl II1I115, Mrs. Eisele found a mass of fan null. "My mail is delightful," she mcnt, Minn., Sentinel. Keys IHiss Horrihlc Dentil WEST HAVEN, Conn. (UP 'Tar.idisc Curve" in Trmiljle ' - - - ••.». ^.u unurs 01 ' Tllm- rrifhlr.no i . CHICO, Cal. (UP)—As the r. narriage already, and two persons ru-hu- "lw?,n,, .?' OI ,' ng5 i? r ', > U '° r - " M ° l livc ^°»'°^ "ccirten vant me (o liely them sell her U? cylinder oi \ ,'" '"""I *"* SCVC " dra(l!s nt "™"«" farms. I hnve teen invite,! to vis H miv C i cir rl,,^, T\ "men Curve,", the latter is either to I M^of folks a,, over the «».nttyj ^ r ,^ r ^^\* h » ' « at least the »,. the human material „,„„„. cable became entangled with t runninjj gear and slalted I motor before a passerby, attract cy the cries of Ihc boys, reach the mixer. These Rules Will Help You Keep A Model Home Medicine Cliesl "V UK. Ktlilnr, .lon of OUR BOARDING HOUSE With Major Hoopl ; \ m( . r i r:111 illcilir:il Assnriiilinn, ; ,iul of liygcin, the Health M;n;n(inc Mere are rules that should b™ followed carelully in kcrijjn^ a family medicine chest: /' t-Don't save poisoncu-, preparations of any kind cxcrm anti- scptlcs. 2-Ncvcr keep in u,e family medicine chest, hichloriw cf mcr- cuiy, pills conlainini; sin,-|iiu ne or soluticns containing «-«', , .,i co ; hoi. 3-Ncver hctp samples of patent medicines of unknown cnmposi- 4-N-cver alta any prop, v -ticn of opium or morphine ; o remain tec in the family ),, Ml | Cine £-Never save any preparation after the specific need for which L™ ded dfmi by the •*>*•«» C-Go ovor the family medicine chest, at, least ones cvn-y three months and discard all ^.'op-, m sfoilcd inalcriFils. " 7-\Vhcn measuring out a mcl il- cinc. think of what you nrc tlo . IIIB and pay no nltriilion t( , <1m .. thing else. 8-Hnvc a mcasurim; K inss for preparing doses, and SC vcril spoons of various S i JM available for administeilng liquid incdicin->s 9-Always niMsuro drops with a medicine dropper. DO not w& . guesswork. I 10— Always shake a brittle cor.-j taining liquid medicine before imiiriiiu mil the medicine for us?.' II—After removin<? the cnrk" from a Iwttlc, put f|, e cork with its top down on a table, washstand, or tray. Hut it back in the l-.cttlc immediately after the medicine has bmi poured out. 12—Never late ,-i cathartic for aMo.iiln.il pain unless the caiuc of the pain is known. It, may be appendicitis 13— Never take pyrnmidon. or tablets which contain pyrnmidon. without a doctor's prescription. H—Never drop any medicine in the eye unless n dcctor has recommended it. 15—Women's cosmetics should bo kept in a p'.nre of their own, preferably wherever they arc used by the woman concerned. IS—Never take sleeping po-.v- ders. pills, tablets, or solutions .unless in the amounts recommended and at the times rec- cmmended by your doctor. 17—1'rrslstmt pain is a warning signal of rtmser ot disease or damage to your body. Do mi disregard ii. nml do not banish it with pain-relieving remedies. Find out the cause. 18-Uo not treat, the habv for pains, spasms, skin rushes, or rtis- ordets of digestion which you would not try to treat i[ they "affected you. Call you doctor. Give the baby the same chance you would want for yourself under similar conditions. Read courier News Want Arts. ! m HE MIGHT £3 „ ... LOST jjf BEDDED "DOWKi CjMF-"F ^V, IM T!-y PADD1KS6 = " =pY TO HIS "BUT BY TH WUYTV X ^\Y HE'S BLOW IMG 3E CALL VOICE

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