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PAGE FOUR BLYTHEVILLE, (ARK,). COURIER NEWS THE BLYTHEVILLE COURIER NEWS IB9 OOOK1EB NEWS CQ.. FUBUBHIU 0.' R. BABCOOK, Kdltoc a. W. HAa», Bok NiUcod Advertising Rcpruentttivw! Arkansas Dallies, Inc., Now York, CWctio, , St. Louie, Dtilu, K.MW City, Memphis. Published Every Afternoon Except Sunday. Entered as Eeconn cists matter at DID post ofllcc at I3:ythevllle, Arkansas, under act of Congress, (X- lobcr 9, 1917. Scrvea oy tnc umt«.l Frets 6U13SORUT1ON BATES By currier In tnc Oily or HlvUicvtlle, I5c per week or {8.50 i>cr year In advance. lly mall wllliin n radius of 60 railed, $3.00 per year, $1.50 for six months, 85c tor D.rcn montha; ay null In postal zones two to six, Inclusive, IB.SO per year, In zones seven and eight, $10jOO i*'i vonr, payable In advance. Income Is No Gauge of Man's Worth While all the sliotiliiiK aliout driiii' nuivics is goiiitf on, it is intcresliiij; lo take a yKKik ;il tlm fiiels about moving picture salaries, us revealed recently by an elaborate NKA report. This show.-; that, although the industry as a whole -suffered a luss of more than ¥10,000,000 last year, it paid to no fewer than 111) persons salaries larger than ihe salary received by the president nf the United States—which is ?75,000 a year. Ono aelor drew down $315,000 Tor his year's work—Ihc peak of the lot. Another—whether an actor or an actress is not sltiled—-Bol $2%,2o(> Tor Ihe year. Considering one thing along- with another, and comparing Ihe social useful ness and intellecttiiil ability of a movie actor with a president of the United Stales, all of this seems more Hum passing (Hid. Bgl Sol Kosenblall, the NKA division adminislralor who made the survey, points out that il ail happens according to economic -law. • * * * "No salary," he says, "is excessive if the.picture produced by the individual receiving (he salary meets with uiiu.siiiil public favor as a result of imi(|uc direction or artistry." So there is no sense, in getting iu- ilij;n.inl about this situation. A movie actor, or a pvi/.c lighter, or blues singer, may get jtoiirt. more than the president of the nation—bill. Ihc fault lies with Ihe economic system, and not with the industry involved. Kor (here is, and there can be, unly one way of gauging a man's worlli, as far as his pay check is concerned- H depends solely on how much he is worth to Ihe stockholders in hard cash. This leads lo some peculiar situations, very often. H gives to a .Madame Curie only Hit; mosl modest of rewards, and makes a Sir Uiisil Xaharolf one of the world's richest men. 11 makes a millionaire out of a Jack Dompsey and leaves a Jane Addams the income of a good clerk. It enriches a Charley Mitchell and leaves a Senator Morris with nothing but a ' competence. But Hie fault is the fault of the whole, and not of the parts. U is silly to critici/e the munitions industry, or the prize lighting nickel, or .llie banking business, for these things. That's the kind of world we live in; what a man gets IIHS no relation whatever to his usefulness to his fellow men. —Bruce Cation. On S t ea and in Air The British cabinet is reported to have agreed on a plan to double I lie six.e of fhe British air force in Ihe near future, so that the country will have an air fleet capable of handling Unit of any nation within striking distance. 11 is possible to see in this decision a reflection of that ancient Rrilish policy which for centuries has kept the British navy supreme on the seas. Kngland is an island close to Kurope- At any time within UK; last 200 years, the nation could have been crushed by any continental power [xissessing » stronger (leet. The British, realizing this, insisted that their navy always be strong enough to cope with any piif-'sible European foe. Now (he; introduction of aerial warfare has changed Ihe picture. It wmdd hardly be surprising if iji Ihe near future the old British naval policy wen: extended U> the lield of aviation as well. The recent cabinet decision looks like a step in that direction. Justice by Surgery Last March a Chicago women tiled a suit for divorce, charging thai Ihe husband she had married in January was cruel, irritable, and generally cantankerous to such extent that there was no living with him. .Shortly-after the suit was filed, the husband underwent a thyroid operation. And a short time later his lawyer begged the courl to delay the trial, asserting that tin; operation had so changed the husband's disposition that a happy married life ought to be possible. The court consented, and the wife returned to her husband for a two-week test iwriud. Now the divorce suil has been withdrawn. Thi! husband, it seems, had been mean anil ugly because of a toxic thyroid condition- That condition having been relieved by surgery, bis wift; now finds thai he is a pleasant and companionable sort of chap—and she no longer wants to divorce him. How many other "mean dispositions," -one wonders, might not be remedied by a little timely medical attention? THUKSDAY, JULY 26, 15 SIDE GLANCES By George Clark ached at all. U would not do pound the person on the back, •ng him up by his feet, or do ny of the usual things that arc rl«l to relieve Oils condition. Getting the lid of a doctor at ie e»rlle«t powlble moment is the Jest w«y to make certain of safety • the result. "Wu really should huvu a wider acquaintance. I neve kno«- any (if (he people these horrible things happen to." The Tragic Anniversaries JULY 2H, HIM "It Depends on Russia Whether War Can Be Avoided," Germany Informs France THIS CURIOUS WORLD */. Willian Farguson ame Warden Tamed Moc*e in Maine Woods EDD1NGTON, Me. cupj-Game Warden HaHon Grant was motor- ng tlirough a wooded countryside when he espied a moose In Uhe crad. Stopping his caV| lle a iig] Uc( j and slowly approaclied the animal. ie stroked the moose and pholo- sraphed it before leading It, Into lie woods where it would be safe rom hunters or highway hazards. ANNOUNCEMENTS The Courier Ne*'j Has been authorized to announct the following a< candidates lor public office, sub- Met to the Democratic primary next August: For IVY W. CRAWFORD CURTIS J. LITTLE For Reelection Jor Second Term fiir Cwmtjr JMge ZAI, B. HARRISON GEORGE W. BARHAM For Member flf Congress CLINTON L. CALDWEL1, For Sheriff and (-olleetor CLARENCE H. WILSON Por Re-election for Second Term roc Conntjr Treuorer JOE S. DILLAHUJJTY ROLAND GREEN For Circuit Court Clerk HUGH CRAIG ADDISON SMITH R. B. (SKEET) STOUT For Coantj Court Clerk FRKD PLEK&tAN For Re-Election for and Term CAREY WOODBURN Fw Aimnr R. L. (BILLT^ GAINE8 F*r CMuUble •! Chkk>mwbk T»wnihlp JACK ROBERTSON FOURTEEN SEAIS HAVE BEEN TAKEN FR<JM THE STOMACH OF A SIXTEEN -FOOT KILLER. •WHALE; THE POPULATION OF THE EARTH HAS MORE THAN DOU6LU9 ilNCE I&OO. Tnc population of the world ii: 11>00 was uboiil 800.000.000 ]x.-rs U now is estimated (o be about 1,879,595.000 persons. China and together have as great a population, now. as the whole world only a little more than 100 years ago. NEXT: What bird builds Us nest with the enhance at Ihc hotto Design of Confederate Flag AUSTIN, Tex. (UP)—An original I water color design of one of the I proposed flngs for the Southern ! Confederacy has been placed in the W re nn Library of the University of Texas. The design was by S. M. Knight..New Orleans. • San Anloniu (n 1'ay Off Rod SAN ANTONIO, Tcs. (UP)—I City of San Antonio will mnkc I final payment, on one of its earl bond Issues next September, payment will be completed oi $500.000 bond issue voted in for sewer improvements. SOPHIE KERR'S SUPERB'LOYE STORY .By Sophie KcJ RKCIN IIIJUi; TODAY JAM; TKKHV rn_r> t» Vurk 4f tcnnlBrd !• Bli«w her T!]ii[ disiirnmniciU ncpotintiom can ijcyin ns ii ifsult of rceionnl pucts. yes; but that they can begin us n condition of pacts, no. —Foreign Minister Louis Llarthou of Fnuice. * * • 1 don't kno\v \vhether this civilization \vill IKiish, but If U is Miveil it will have to be by the tcaclifr.s of tills country. — Fi'drnil Judge William II. Holly of Chlcnt;ii. » * * The only men nf Ihc future who will Iw 1 denned great live men who have lived for tlicir fellows, nol ou (Iiein. —The RCT. Stanley Kuweit ol Toronto. Tim l)'Ot;.iy, srcnc The Cnurlh rll:lpli>r nf ;i rtay-by- ilay rcvini of events that immediately preceded the World War. r,Y MORRIS C.ll.nKItT NKA Service Slalf Writer It's July 26.- 1D14. antl the nwful itiatlow of the Four Horsemen lowers over/(he chancelleries. Ihe royal courts and (lie miliiaiy he:id- uarlcrs of tremulous Europe . . . PARIS.—The German ambassador informs Ihe Qua! rt'Orsay that ria has announced il has no designs on the integrity of Serbia but wiuils simply to ns.snrc trnn- liiirlcnlnii.'; pre-war confcrrllccs. not bn reconciled with Germany's position that (he trouble concerns Austria and Serbia alone anil mnsi be settled by them. The Quni ri'Orsny refuses, then, (o approach St. Petersburg. LONDON. — Sir Edward Grey piopose-.s mediation by lour disln- I crested powers, but neither Russia. France, Oenuanv nor Austria are inclined then to consider this idea. I ST. PETERSBURG.— The Rus- sinn premier tells the Austrian ambassador frankly that the purposes of the Austrian ultimatum miilily. "Hence." lit: continues, "it depends on Russia whether war.Ecem to him quite proper, hut that. can be avoided." Asserting that I its loriu is indefensible and should •rmnny Joins with Franco In albu modified. sire lor jicaro, he into? France 1 The Austrian lunbassador reuse her Influence to this end i ports to his government, (hat her ally. Ru»i;i. I though Russia seems diplomatically The Quai d'Orsny Miegests in Iconcillalory. the military machine ply Hint Germany use ii er in- there tlnciilens (his alltlude '.nice on Austria lo (he same j • • « irpose. The German .mibnssador I TOMORROW: A vital telegram iswers that such lyhon could ;lhai arrived loo lute. OUT OUR WA\' Williams VES,HOW MUCH WILL YOU CHAR6E US FOR THIS MAMV Serious Injury Sometimes Caused hy Guided Objects ItY Kit. .MOlilllS riSIIBKIN .such cases Ix-causr o[ the ilifficul- rtilcir. .tnimi:il of the American. ty of invndinp the chest, cnvtl) Mctliral Assnriatlon. and of lly- land possible |>eimanciil rinmaue lo Rica. Ihe llrallh >l:i;atlnc (he tissues. The variety of objects that pco- ! One of the most common types If- swallow or innate, uiui sub-1 at dismrbance Is (he swallowing orient damage to then throat*.'m inhaling of bones. The dcvclop- icathinp passages, and Ihc Inbcs.ment of hash, mealballs. meat pies own which food is carried, is j and similar methods for dtsguis- °Slon. | ing chopped meat is largely asso- Surgeons, group them under the i dated with the occurrence of this leadings of hardware, jewelry, tjpc of injury, afcly plus, pins and needles, seeds, i In one of "the largest clinics in lilts ami shell?, bone.-., meal, food i Ihr country, out of 2500 cases in eueraliy. buttons, dental and snr- which foreign substances got into leal objects, ammunition. toys.'the lungs or the digestive tract, oius and other disks. .bones were responsible for the When a foreign ixxly eels iu'.oj tumble in 15 per cent. In 90 per he iL4u.es. It »t or.ce sets up a j cent of these cases, however, the :onsiderab!c disturbance. If II is bones were in the Iwd passages, u the lung, it interferes with; obviously an indication of the fact scathing. Infcc'.ion arcumniatcs j that the accident occurs most ot- iround the foreign body, nbscesscs .-ten during eating, fcccur. and life Is seriously threat- i In occasional cases bones may cnctt - i get into Ihc lungs, where Invasion II the object pels intn the cso-jis much more serious than In the lagus. il checks Hie passage nf'.digestive lubes, food and causes serious Inlcrfcr-1 '. - « cr.ce with nutrition. All sorts of means liau- been devised for retrieving such bodies. Recoicis indicate that, another Ivcquent .source of danger is sudden slapping on the back ol Eome Magnets have been developed catching hold of stcc'. or iron ob-jins a cigar. Jecte; suppling hooks and light-1 In one Inslcnc" a man who was tubes are available IQI- reach-1 smoking a cigar was suddenl ing Into the faithcM cornets ol'Flapped on the back by a friend Ihe esophagus, the tracliea, the:He inhalca Ihe cigar into lit bronchi, and even into ihe tissue | wind-pipe aim died of Mrangula ° [ lll!? '""i _ .lion before it could be removed. * ' : When tucii an accident occurs It B obviously ur.desirable to.it Ii desirable, first of all. to get! you cut' pjrform surgical operations on the foreien bryjy o-.K If it CM-, bo I You be'.o A«Y JACKSO* taat ahe fnm aaake « nacrcta of her lite. Amy feaa hrrn hrr kr»l trlcna' ••III HOW- AKU JACK9OK k»ke lat e»«a«t- Mcal Jnac kit* Iorcr4 aaok kin • •4 I^rrfea" AM?. ta KctT York Jnne (iBtnlaR • po- all»*n !• a real citnlt ••?« nnri XVr ha» a» «S«lr wll. HOCEK Ttlolll*!-:, Mnrtird, ••! flrr* mt him. \Vfcr. hr ciftcn <• h»r tie t.ikr. tke »ab7, >»>< .VANCV, liriimUiRf Bp«er to rrTtal U« vat- \Vhrii Amrrlcn entrra tlif Wortm n-nr tl.nurd ml!»l» Im the a>ln- lltm mr|M an4 fnrm lo • tralaln^ i-amH !• Texaa. HI* MotBrr ..»mra In Rmr nrlta Am7 anl lirlle .%nn^j. Amy cn»H()r« 4n .MAltY .lACKSON thnl ••« !• expcrtI»K • rkllrt >f hrr dwa. ROW GO OM WITH THE STOKY CHAPTER XXXI WALKING with Alice " made '* Amy think of Jano, because slic and Jane bad so often taken Ibis saino nath. Watching Alice with X'ancy reminded Amy of Jane. loo. and with a kinder feeling than she had bad In the summer. Now and then Mary spoke of Jane reported something Miss Rosa had told her. something glittering and sjieclacular. Jane was heart o[ a 'special committee of business women to sell Mherly Bonds. Jauc was nidkiug speeches on the 8tcH of the Public Mhrary jMt£'5 business Was growing. SUE meant to enlsrga her offices Krcrylhlug was to Jane's Importance and success. Amy listened with on atnuscd twinkle. Shw could perfectly see Jane svaaking arouml. playing her part with ilashlug conviction, but she fol no tingle of envy. But when one day lalo In November, Mur; said that Jane was coming to stay with her unit for tho holidays Amy only commented absently "That'll please Miss Kosa." am thought no norc about II. The holidays llils year mean only to Amy that Howard wa sura of his leave (or tbat time With Howard's coming ID »ie Amy first went through her nous like a steru aud captious stranger ami then, with lists bcsMe her began a scries ot renovations. She planned her meals, too. c the dishes Howard HKcd bos: "Aud il," she said to Mary, "th Vond Administration comes alon anO puts me In Jail for it. I'm not going to uao a single subst lute while Howard's here." "Uo nhcad," replied Mary, "I' niil and abet you and go to la with you if It's necessary." Pre cully she aded: "Itosi would Ilk us lo como lo her for Christma dinner, but I told her we wouldn thluli of It." "I'd rather have no dinacr a all than go out anywhere." I you. It would spoil everything you went out—and I wouldn't ke to Bend Nancy away either. VrAJiT answered I IU "Auiv—low would It be 1! nent to Rosa's that day—and I jou and Howard be to yourselve: And I could tak« Nancy-*—" "Ob. you nuke ae (ell a ti! Bo 1 etec to t* (cyltj u> c,-o« " Oh !:=. »Ui* latt tErf. ici ! "-a this — antl you — liithi't exist. more. That I'd never see again." After his inolher aud Nai| camo In ho found coherent:*.'. all of them were loo excited over-wrougln lo do much tiin Eiu Fenlcncon ami leave half spoken, forgetting whai|.% meant to say lu the ovciv.\il his knees. "Kvorylhlns looks! wonderful;" ho kept e'jcliiinill JiiFt as 1 rtrean| specially to Miss Rosa's, while .ne's thorc—" she weal on Ickly — "Jana- doesn't caro uch for children, and she rubbed e the wrong way tho only lime c ever saw Nancy. Very foolish me. I suppose, but she—well. e said" that Nancy wasn't a, ing joy of reunion, retty child nnrl I resented it. I Howard sal tin the sofn keep on resenting it, too, In a iwccn Mary and Amy. Nancv mall-minded maternal way." "Why Amy, you ot all people it a chance remark like that'"Here ankle so! Does it mailer what mtic thicks?" "Oh no, it doesn't, of course, ot really. But if anyone bad told ou Howard waa a plain little boy onld you have been pleased?" "I'd have been as mad as hops." "There—you see? And even it wasn't any question ot closing Nancy to Jane's comments, w'outdn't have you go anywhere so for Christmas for the world." There was such earnestness and ncerity in her voice that Mary ackson smiled with gratification. It's very sweet to have yon say i:it. But truthfully, il doesn't alter so vitally to me to sneud ie time with Howard as it does ou. Ever since he's been grown 've trained myself lo be con- euted just to know that he's well nd happy somewhere, even when e'& not with me. It saves sucb lot of emotional wear and tear n both of us." Amy shook her heart doubtfully. I don't believe I'M ever feel that way about my sou." she saiil. If Bho hart not h.irt EO many hings lo do Amy could himlly Misled through llio last weeks before Howard caiuc. TTI-IR beauty bloomcrt lu expect- LA ancc. S'jmcllmea Mury Jackion find her mother spoko ot it. There was tu'nclhlng beyonrt rc- alily in it. Her eyes did not see bum but only her great happiness, her mouth was curved and red and soft, her skin was trans- ucently fair. She was luminous radiant." walling. In the very last lays sho did not lalk very much. She was wltti Howard as he look ils way low.ird her. She knew .he hour when ho started, tbe moment ol cadi slop, jusl where iio train would be every mile o the way. And then, miracle, he there! Tall ami blroug. cold from the koeu winter outside, bul with a living and beany colrt thai ia nkln to beat, dropping bis cap. Ills gloves on the floor, 'smothering her against his greatcoat, holding her, saying her came—"Atuy. Amy—Amy—Amy!" telling her all that s'ao needed to know In I j that one word. | c "Oh, but let me look at you!" she said, drawiug away ahoul II! It's all real!" y ATlilt in Ihe evening peol began lo come lo see lli| nrrt--Professor t-;lleri tirst nf beaming at him, lamenting own aso that he could not cull \vorking out schemes lo gel I!<f ard another step in rank—"f largely pulling Ihe right wh| my hoy."—lingering llowarT insignia covetously anil nuwill| to say a word ahoul fairs or anything Inn the ar| and Ihc wnr. Professor and I T.owe came in and tho Dean two or Ihrco more of the fac with their wives. Amy nol hat UIQ men were ubse: tho war, but that the stcncd with a son ol ful ingry Impatience. She was g| when they were nil gone Mary, yawuiug. hud kissed sou and gone to bcrt. Then Amy nnd Ho^ar:! down before the tire, her hcad| Ills shoulder, their haurls i-l? 'While I'm here and ivhon alone," ho said, "we'rp ROJIU prcteud that it's Just .15 a |w I don't want to talk about planes or K uns or soldiers you, Amy. I want jn-i iny and my home, f^l'd for?c! Y ~ " if: else." Tell me one thing first, lucre any cb;ince that you'll I sent over, any lime soon'; 1 do! want tint in ihe bnckgroul Ihreateniug me. It it's lliere. J ralher face II." "I boucslly don't know, darll Nobody era tell a lliius. work seems to bo going all rll and I may |, E XeiH right at til definitely. or I migbt be ordal up to the Long Island camt that's wlnre ll-.cy give ths til training, jou know—and even! I go there I migl.i be kept n[ oc aj an Instructor—or I ml| gel overseas orders. I won't a won], or do a thing to try! slay In Tcsas. It wouldn't! rtcccnl. I've |,no, seeing ninny fellow;; wbo seem to tbl this »,ir Ij a gr c,it chancel wangle fonr.-tiiing slick for lh| selves. ; orrtcf3 come—well. • There's the whole tri ilarliug, aad tbe wlnui| anytblnj else I'll t«ll you're sraod! He could =3v tothlnc but sarn'ft. ^ud he bad Itar^ in ey« lite « c':!U »• lies Fliillj t : 'U Vt>t to-, hns. rnoni nilh o fire and tbeit walls saf* around ?s, >ou. my very «*n, witS ns«. •.;ir-,ia with loiilii' '- OT 3°"- v-'f:-r!g!:t 1534. by Soph!* 1 (lo Be Continued.).

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