The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on November 11, 1939 · Page 3
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SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 1989" BT.,YTHT5VTT.T..E ('AKE.y COTJETETl NEW FAGB TBBE1 Urges Passive Resistance India's Races And Rulers Seen As Loyal To Empire PERFECT ETOGEQB1 The War In The Ah "Frequency Moclulal ion" Cuts Static And Fading, Is Claim iiy MILTON NKA Service Stall 1 Corres|ioiulenl LONDON, Nov. 11. — The elfin llgure of brown-skinned, bespectacled Mahalma Gandhi is casting its formidable shadow across embattled Britain today. Whether this powerful, mystical little man and his. India Con- fci'c.ss, now embarked upon another passive resistance campaign, can seriously cripple -India's military •cooperation with England, Is a new problem lo besel sorely Irted Hril- Ish .statesmen. H Is pointed out here that most of the war-like, soldier races of India are not In sympathy with Gandhi's aims. Neither are the semi-Independent rulers • of the native states, who promptly offered both men and money In supparl of Ihe King-Empcrfiv upon the outbreak of war. INITIAL UNANIMITY 11KEAKS DOWN But Ihe current crisis, resulting from the Congress' protest against Britain's refusal to consider constitutional reforms for India im- ^^irB^^STSU protest against Great Britain, refusal of mdian constitutional re- is the problem ot dealing with tills j (mms ul ,m afl er Ihc war, Mahatma Gandhi lias ordered Irs follo.veis I ^ far-off land and its 250,000,000 peo- r, staH .. nnsalve resistance" against Ihe British Kaj which may affect! same pie of conflicting races and relig-1 11AHTTOHD, Conn. (U!>)— Frequency 'modulation -- broadcasting without static, distortion ond fading—has been hailed as the most revolutionary discovery In the field of modern radio and experiments s mi; hopeful It will be an Invaluable ully of television in the "perfect pr. K rain" of the Cillurc. Frequency modulation is the discovery of Major Edwin II, Armstrong. who perfected It.s performance nl his laboratory-station nt Alpine. N. J. Tlw technique first was placed In full-time operation r.wr station WlXl'W. a subsidiary of station WDHC of this City. W1XPW Is located atop Moi'ldcn mountain, 1.000 feet, above sea level. A 100-loot broadcasting tower (jives I additional height lo Ihixw out. the iie»ly-dls(:ovpri'd waves. Franklin M. noollttle, general . , mimagcr of WDRC, one of the earliest experimenters In radio, has 1 conducted the tests here, lie dc- modulation Ominously lowering clouds seem In spirit with the grim .purpose of these Knellsli pl«"w as they practice coordinated allnck at a Itoyal Air force IrnlnliiR field "somewhere In England". Professor J, R. Cooper and Dr. Walls of the University of Arkan- /, BBS' horticulture department would*" 1 * 36 In the county in December to * confer with growers and contract ~ with farmers fcr experlmentaf plots t of brans, Kngllsh peas and olher ,.. small truck crops next spring. They •vslll also be Invited by Mr. Young to attend the. next regular meeting o( the stockholders on the second Monday In January. - , This Mississippi Valley Canning Company, organized in'1931, began operations In March, of 1938 and ; Kicked 70 cars of spinach that, 'ear. Fifty-two cars were packed 11 the past spring with an approx- nate |>ayroll of $8,000 paid to the ' 00 laborers. Capital stock Is $27,- • CflO, with 40 Klockhcldcrs. - Tlio board of directors Include f. J. Hale as president; R. C. Bryn, vice president; I-eon Sullivan, secreliiry; D, 8. l-oney, • Prank Vheeler of Frenchman Bayou; O. A. I/xmey of Wlillton; and J. B. cullom ct Wilson. Soy Beans We Arc Huyers For AH Varieties of Soybeans. Soc or Phone Us for Highest Dully Offer. Ibes frequency L_ ions, In the first few days after Britain went Into the war against Germany, It had appeared as if it had back cf it a unanimous India, Then some of the responsible leaders took second thoughts. Gandhi, spiritual and political leader of a vast portion of India, made a swift about-face. At the first he. seemed ready lo back England's cause. Then he and others, representing the "-•"- cooperation in the ..w - as "one <.! Ihc greatest advance sleps In radio." Television Ruin! Broadcasts are made on shorl- wave bands, which cannot bo re- on standard sets now on ... band used is Ihe i.,.....,. .„, employed for television The Nationalist leader is shown nm i r ftcs imile bicadcasling — in a (right), welcomed by women followers on a recent visit ti Bombay and Aden as outlying defenses for India. They did not like Britain's classing India as one of the belligerents against Germany wllh- jons. Many Improvements Anc 1 IV ft/I IT ern School Plant Steady addition of mcchanlca is dui icing the Nazi invas- I™; ^ ^V^'yearsThnvc'helpcc ion of Poland, they asked the I ° ke ^ cnvil . omncn i O f Wilso Viceroy of India this question: a stlmlll!lUl ,g alm osphci 'Britain says It is lighting tor| learning by ils students. ligerents against Germany with- cqll | pmellli together with a rcvii out consulting Indians. F'» a »y. io ' n ' or eurl .| cu)lm i procedures du: while denouncing the Nazi "vas- . . . _ . he , Loses Life Grip, Drops to Death .,.„.. „., ~ie school nriicp i>ARTlF<; -,_ thorized the purchase and installa- ?.AKF PROTESTS tioii'pf a new, radio-sound equlp- TlTe grlCTrticp was that the act, menf-'system which not only makes ulUmatey proving for a govern- possible the hearing o choice radio menl which would virtually make programs but provides also for ind a a self-ruling dominion, had o-way conversations between in part been suspended during the present war. On the other hand, the All-India Moslem League criticized) the British government's proposed self- rule fcr India, because they alleged it fixed Hindu domination over the 75,000,000 Moslems. Then came a telegram from representatives of the Liberal par- rsons in different parts of Ihe tiding. Teling stories, making class added tyi the' Hindu Mahasabha, Democratic Swarajya the anc the -depressed classes, often callei the "untouchables Bcouted the idea in which they that the India Congress could talk for all Hindus They pointed out lhat . Gandh 1 Vallabhai Patel and Pandil Neliri liad all at .first backed England-ii her war, but were now "bargain ing." VICEROY REITERATES BRITAIN'S PROMISE Lord Linlithgrow, replying lo a these missives, pointed out.-t.ba the act governing the fulure India had already provided se government in the provinces British India. Afterwards when th war was over, the ^ would have self, gove tvuuiu iiu» c a^ii, £«• v* •*••"-_-•-• . would be no going 'back. Briw had pledged attainment of d minion status lo India and 'Bi tain would stand by ils plcdg There was no Inconsistency betwee this and Brilain's declared w policy of freeing democratic slat from the constant fear of Nazi n gression. This led Gandhi to declare"The* India of Congress conce lien cannot be a partner with nouncemenl.s, discussing om topics will be given tercst and preparation as stti- enls and teachers make use of n broadcasting system. Since the purchase of a motion cture machine three years ago, joys and girls have enjoyed a irlety of entertaining alld C(!H - •Uional films exhibited on the creen In the auditorium. A modern brick collage on the impus, separate from the main uildlng. houses the Department of lome Economics and the school afelcria. Modern homelike furni- ,urc including electric sewing ma- hines, cooking stoves, and ve- rigerators are typical of th quipment with which girls lean lie praclical art of making a lome. Lunch is served daily in the cafeteria under the general dlrcc- ion of tlie Department of Home Economics. Sanitary drinking fountains placed at focal polnls on the play- jround were planned for by the Parent Teacher Association. Lock- BrlUiin many." her war. with Ger- Lord Zetland, Secretary of State for India, just the other day made a clever move which will do much to checkmate the India Congress. He announced that Indians, Anglo-Indians and Bur- mans, who are in Great Britain at present, will be on the same footing as British subjects of pure European descenl as regards voluntary enlistment in the army, navy cr air force and will also be on an equal footing when It comes lo getting commissions based on soldierly merits. It has Always been galling to young Indians, studying In the various British schools and colleges, to find themselves barred from the British armed fcrces . ers Installed In the main hall upstairs have provided convenient storage space for bcoks and other materials owned by students. A school band has been equipped with colorful uniforms in orange and black, together with several valuable instruments. Tills organization has represented the school frequently at out-of-town events. Instruction iii the playing of band instruments is given in Ihe Department of Music. Classrooms have been made more attractive by Ihe accumulation and arrangement of maps, charts, draperies, bulletin boards, filing cab- IncUs. work tables, and growing plants. In the auditorium velvet draperies hang at the windows, while a front curtain and cyclor- atna have been added to the stage. Increased emphasis has been channel less congested and with more latitude than now used. Regular broadcasts received on standard sets are made on a nar- , row band, assigned by the Federal | Communications C o m m 1 s .s I o n. i Through broadcasllng kiv.wn as i "amplitude-modulation." the station forces its''slgnals, with high power, through this narrow band to listeners. Because of the narrowness of the band and the heavy traffic it bears and the variance cf power, there L> Interference from other stations, with the resull that one program dlslorls or drowns out another. Armstrong Investigated the short- wave field ami employed a band five times as wide as Ihu long-wave. Consequently, instead of having to fcrce its signals through a narrow, crowded baud, a station now throws Its signals out In,a wide, sweeping motion, Irom side lo side. Power Ls constant and, because the fleli is uncrowded, dlstorltcn has beet eliminated. Noise "Defeated" So'powerful is the signal on this wide band thai all static and in terference are forced aside, and the program goes into Ihe receiving set just as II leaves the studio. l "Two stations cnnnct'coinn Into the receiver at the same time," said DobHUle. "-'The signal that Is stronger.prevails, and only that one Is heard. The same procedure is established with noise. The signal Is stronger than noise, hence the signal comes \ in and not iKlse." '•'-•{ -. '. . Frequency-modulated prograiiis, however, have nol the long range as those transmitted on long-wave bauds. I,Ike television, which Is limited by the curvature of tho earth, they can be sent only 50 or CO miles without being relayed. '/.iiK-navc broadcasts follow the curvature of the earth, short-wave broadcasts shoot off Into space at Ihe horizon and no way has yet uecu found, aside from relaying, to make Ilicm act differently. Engineers n'w arc considering Ihe combination of frequency- modulatcd programs with television .so as lo give listeners not only a clear vision but realistic sound accompaniment. When this has been perfected, their altenlUn then will be devoted exclusively lo the relay- ng of these mulched programs hrough special stations erected at Truck Farmers, Canners Hear Dr.F.W.Geise Speak OSCEOLA. Ark.. Nov. U.~Dr. P. W. Clelsc cf Chlcneo, director of Ihe Crop Production Department of the American Call Coinpniry, was the guest speaker nl Ihe luncheon meeting of the board of directors and stockholders c( Ihc Mississippi Valley Canning Company of this city held at the Osceola Community Clubhouse Thursday. Around taly directors, stockholders anil grcwcr: were present at tho luncheon at which Welby Young, local nllornc) and acting manager of the canning plant, '«as loaslnvister. Dr. Clelse, formerly hetid of the by the United States Department of Agriculture ns n "CommcreliiJ- Veuelablc" county In which case truck crops would be ]>ul upon the same- basis ns cotlon, com and oilier crops under thu AAA mini In- stiullon. Mr. Burns Blytheville Soybean Corp. So. R.R. St. Phone 555 horticultural department cf the University of Maryland for nine years, S|x>ko on field production problems, varieties for Ihls locality Stove and Furnace OIL : , ... + , -;.• Diesel & Tractor FUEL fYTT^'NT'C 1 DAY NIGHT PHONE 355 166 Barnsdall Refining Corporation America's Oldest Oil Refinery C. B. Wood, Jr., Agent PAY ON OUR BUDGET PLAN 'Firestone 'STANDARD TIRES Choking in billowy clouds ot smoke as she was carried down scaling ladder, Mrs. Travis Harrison lost her hold on a fireman's neck and dropped to her death. Fire gutting inside of Kansas City liolel necessitated outside rescue. the school, in addition to the effort lie expended during his life- lime to encourage all boys and girls lo develop trained minds and bodies. nlcrvnls of about 50 miles, Improvement At Army fertilizers, grades, need treatment WEST POINT, N. Y. (UP)—An soil preparation and led the c]icn forum among Ihe growers, Stale Works Progress Admlnlstra- Dcmonslrallon Agent lion will be used to H. Burns spoke of the probability of Mississippi County being classed Ihc U. S. Milltan Hunter lias Marriage Course NEW YORK (UP)—As a result of numerous suggestions by Hunter ,OTHER SIZES purely on the grounds of race. German Musician Lauds U. S. ATHENfa, Tenn. (UP)—Dr. Werner Wolff, formerly one of Germany's most fam-.us musicians says that the world's musical center has shifted from Europe to the United States. Wolff end his wife, incrcascn tinpimiMo niu, ucm 0[ numcrous suggestions by Hunte placed uifon safety around school Collegc students, a series of fou in the construction of a graveled lc j lllros 011 marriage, family rela- drlvc encircling the main build- I Uons nm l the home is being inlti- ing, and a parking lol for auto- ' nted lnls lerm T | le i ec t ures w tll mobiles. Regulations for parking seek lo |necl t h e problem of "What cars and bicycles are drawn up ls t!lc honorable opprcach in and supervised by Ihe Student t | 10U! hl and conduct to Ihe union Council. An additional safely meas- 0 , man nnc ] woman?" ure was taken when a road and sidewalk were built through the field, thus protecting children from speeding cars and heavy traffic on the main highway. Clinics and physical examinations arc held periodically to safeguard Ihe health of students and teachers. Lunches for undernourished children have been provided by the Parent Teachers Assocla PROPORTIONATELY LOW H BUY NOW WHILE TODAY'S LOW PRICKS EXIST. PHILLIPS MOTOR CO. Ellis Snipes, Budget Mgr. 5lh & Walnnt Phone 810 (ton. That the vision of the late K. Unueci oiaies. vvoui BIIU m:> \vut-, *.,.-v -..- -------- - - y- Eml Land,.are teachluj music at E. L. Wilson included the consist- Tennessee Wesleyan College. He cnt enrichment of the public says that opportunity In the field school program n this community of music to G erm any has declined Is evidenced by his having provld- b^l In America It has increased. cd a substantial endowment forlj HEMORRHOIDS Cured Without Surgery, and Guaranteed A very safe and harmless method; without confinement to bed, loss ot time from work and wl h very lilt * discomfort. All types of piles, fissures, fistulas, etc., treated by our office methods. DRS. NIES & NIES OHnte 6H Main Blrtl«Tlll», A'* Pll< "" " is out of season... Suppose you got that answer today from the bread- man. Suppose the grocer couldn't deliver the coffee and canned peas and potted ham and pineapple juice you ordered—just because.t.his isn't the right time of year. .... , '••;•! ". '.'.'• <'.^ :^: , j '^IIBM Unthinkable? Yes, but only because plenty of planning has been done.to bring you^good foods of all kinds straight through the year. Today you can buy fresh meat, safe,milk, green vegetables, frozen foods -whateveryou like to eat, almost without regard to. And' : this'has come about to large extent because advertising has created a demand for these things .:,. and..the vast quantities sold through advertising have ; brought prices down to a point where almost every one can afford them. Advertising is a great economic force which makes life pleasanter .'.. for you.

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