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MONDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 1936 Anniversary of Armistice Sees Powers Arming for Conflict By MILTON BRONNER •^'•A Scr5<:fi Staff t'orrespondcnl LONDON.—"Guests will come <lrej«d III sackcloth and ashes and JJi'opared to cat Dead Sen fruit"— tnat's the way Ironic angels, con- t«mp)ating this earth, could appropriately extend an invitation to celebrate the 18th anniversary of t'.'e armistice which ended the World War on Nov. 11, 1018. For, somehow, that war which wns to end wars and make the world safe for democracy has panned out badly. There never has been another time in the last hundreds years when the world has been so unsafe lor democracy That form of government has been slugged to dentli in Russia,' Germany Italy, Austria, Greece, and Portugal, where dictators rule. ¥ H has been chloroformed in Hungary, Bulgaria, Yugoslavia, and the •Jitlle Baltic states of Esthonia, Latvia, nnd Lithuania. It has been bled white In Spain. The world war has not ended wars and huge armaments. Tho League of Nations lias prevented neither the one nor the other. Nov. H. 1018, nnd Nov. 11 1936 as regards Europe, pres=nt pictures' juflenng- almost, as much as nbhl Irom day. In 1018 the Allied countries had won a crushing victory over the Central Powers, it seemed a victory of the democracies over the armed, and militarized monarchies. Germany, which under Kaiser Wilhelni ir had 50 long bullied Europe, was crushed. It was shorn of Alsace and Lorraine, restored to France; of Eupen and Malmcdy, handed over to Bel sunn; of North Schleswig. handed Sack to Denmark; of posen and riSY , Sil ,"' a ' illoo <POraled in Czechoslovakia and the free Polish sate; of its colonies all over the globe-either handed over outright or ; as mandantes, chiefly to Britain Prance, and Japan. . This new Germany, restricted by the Versailles treaty to a professional army of 100,000, without airplanes, tanks, or heavy artillery nnd without a navy worth speakinV of, terrified nobody. . Its chief ally, Austria-Hungary, '"camy the small republic of Aus- 'a and the small "kingdom of imgary." Bulgaria, another Ger[man ally, had been shorn of terri- lory and power, and Turkey the other German .allv. had kept only a small corner in Europe, while losing Arabia, Palestine, syrla an* Mesopotamia. In the east of Europe Russia under the Soviets, still WBS a ^1 in territory and population, but a weakling in industry. England, the war over, rapidlv demobilized her armies so did It "'*• nwce held the militarv hegemony. German neighbor was no longer feared. * • • Today all that picture is changed. All Europe is an armed camp The dictators brought fear back ' •in 1914, before the storm burst H was the Germany of Kaiser Wil- helni upon which all eyes were turned, it. was tn c kaiser's speeches which statesmen weighed for their meaning and their threat. Today, it is a new German leader -Adolf Hitler-,vho Is watc he d Italy's Mussolini is watched, - fM for he has openly discarded ideals' of disarmament, the League of Nations and collective security, f or . open hostility to any nation stand- mjr in the "new Italy's" way Infectious fear 7ias spurred the armament race among smaller nations as -.veil. Belgium's army numbers 65,000; Poland's, 325,000- Rumania's. 300.000; Yugoslavia's,' 145- COO; Czechoslovakia's, 150,000. All arc hoping for peace But all are preparing for war—a. great- •pr-wnr than the one which ended Vs years ago, on Nov. n. And how (jty are preparing the writer sums up in the. parallel columns to the right. jjatjoiis of Europe Preparing for ~~ ~ ~ '—• BLYTHEV1LLE (ARK.) COMTEK NEWS France, GV.CU more friglilcned by Britain suddenly has bjcomc war PAGE Logical Informatory Bidding Reaches Big Slam Comract 7^^^C^-"jrai'-s ^^^S^Sf^rr Wlnls this year 1 , ,1 s l le bl<1 < lm e. however, that ... s~***t c]p£t)lfn Jhn mnti.i d..~.... . _ 1-ttiBun muster 'them inny In of three no trump was not In any ... ~ B"*" Ultjll til "ell be said i 0 have a place Bridge's' hull of /nine ' ' i ' •- •••— —«< ^ nr. Eckei- phms to attend Uu> ,,™ Se , , n , shutw "' but " * the ^,,- comlng national championship ">. ,, MS a mlnlmun ', showed (ournuriicnl of the American ! , y " ie bc " P lac e to play (he IMdtje Ix-ugiio nt the Hotel Stev- i ,' , riK. Chinigo, mid no doubt hones 1I * iWs bld °f foui spaces show;_. • ' C(1 "« »ce nnd additional, values .pusnlng's six club bid disclosed not only a heart nt of some sort but n slrone club suit. Eeker then innde n very fine bid of seven diamonds In effect, he asked his paitncr to make a choice '" a grand slain beUeen hearts mid iio (niinp, and Cubing chose the higher ranking bid. Under Adolf Hitler, Germany is | "••••-•, ***..."mij ia | -iitun,c, oi.cL mure irigniciiEul by arming to the teeth. Already it Itas n heavily armed Germany, anxl- more Ihan 350,000 soldiers fullv' ?. Lsly lou>:s for l )lnces t& - -tighten artillery. than 350,000 soldiers fully with tanks and heavy ils defenses, it 'has atom '555.000 men in ils armies, and could draw from a reserve of probably 0,000 In its labor camps and semi- 000 men who have had "'mfma'r'y mlhlary organizations, Germany 1 - »"mai) has ft reserve of probably 5,000.000 men. Its air force is leaping to tremendous proportions. as real dangers to the empire. Tllc government is preparing Facing the German frontier ! K] ™ d more lhim hnlf a bluio » Prance has a belt of steel nmi i rtollnrs r °r enlargement of Its navy sco " s ' *™^^ Si .M,BM-\<xi mu i, ry i n « M -, ie <cfto '- sii| i' °< M ' ln g°™inment has aroused itself I Fcarlll 8 «n attack by Japan In th» • ' Rllvna H lln s proved ItscU to Investigate what mnny Ward ' I™ r , E ^ " ml ^' Germany in the ! n f °f'"l<I»b!e military nation, its as real dangers to the empire. i my « ibmif 1 ,'™"™ b "" 1 ""' ",'" i "^ ** " ?W ""'* * mm ' ial IUs "'The government is r '' $ C ° Pl6U>ly "^"^ lta . moves. ,,° H er llas ' J " a "i' s * tl *'«n\.t nrt.> a ut-n, yi steel ana i ^mutst-m^ni, ui its navy I concrete fortifications—the Magi-1 and creation of a mighty n!r force not line. .But If and when Ger- j Observing the power Hint has bceii Miinny strikes, more than lifcelv it developed In continental nir fm-™* Brlla >» wiui .-^veiai sum v *»» u^ imougji me air. So France Britain nt ] 11. 1935, he pro- now is Hurriedly overhaiiliua j| 5 remain in " mlion of buildinit nir armv. . ° teclprt mil,. | n contliicnlal nir forc .«*«!» * can claimed his Intention of building nir army a vast air force. March IG, he rent the Versailles treaty by declaring he would disregard its military clauses fettering Germany. On May 2, a frightened F signed a military pact with , tua - sia, nnd on June 18. Britain join-cl the armament race through an accord with Germany, restricting Germany's navy to 35 per cent of th* British navy. Hitler Ms directed Germany's re-entry into the war arena almost single-handed, with the help of only n small circle of close advisors. J --- .—J £••'<.uvt«, tfl\J — \ tec led only by its navy. Prance has military allies In the j Proposed a s a goal by llie cabl- Little Entente, which includes net is «n air force with pientv of Czechoslovakia, Rumania, and Y«- j machines for dcfens* i i B° s 'avia. 5 Hussla ' hut wuv ^ , ----- ..... «i-*i»ii,>s \mi IJU^L'S, out Prance has Its pact with ako with bombers of such lone Nat|ons tightly to the League range, terrific speed, and th nl ™ thu rusty spots off its old pact with j iHct severe punishment on anv en" Poland. . • "*"" ' J Most oj all. Prance svonld like to have Great Brilnin's support in the next war. Hut emy. The ,. , keeping an especially wary eye on the Medit- • 'The their . • - nun;, works fnr in- ta'nVr 1 °' C ' 1Sy 1 '° nCh ° f " Osl " e The iUxl air force, one of the JliiMl i;i die worM, ims aslouiKl- ecl foreign military observers by carrying machlno gim „,„! 1)g |,t lulillcry squndrons behind the llnss or .. enemy and para••«i'"is mem jo the ground, The Russians clnlm n reserve of about 15.000,000 men, but many of these arc only half-trained. JT |, e army Li far better clothed, provl- zinnfel n.,.i . .. i *•.*.,. ='<med. , armed than Russian . ussan armies ever were under the c?ars Transport ]|ii« also have been 'jm- proved. Added j me IH.-XI. war. jui every tune erranean. where ' Italy has nn , to tncsc cnorinous forces •France has opened the subject, thus Umpted a large measure-of author" T "' C m]M] * developing facto- far, Britain has refused to com- ity adjacent to RHH,,v.,-r V, ' lir= ""' "mil itself. Anrt TtaK- I. «,. „„,-«,-_ .„ .,,7 I", l f P lta " ls '"fc-llne" , - y a mil itself. And Italy is «n uiicer- to the t^i., .— c^i.i ,, . .1 anil the mines, which are nation self-sum* Three Trotters Divide Honors On Race Card Jimmy Strathmore defeated Viola Axtien In straight heats in a pacing race while three trot- Nebraska Water Suit • cnilM(] w May Cost $125,000 LINCOLN, ,„ General William H. . as asked the legislature for $25.000 as ' ' Wyoming and Colorado Doherly, former law partner of Justice Pierce Butler, of the US - Attorney heT'^tlmony' ^ S t^Tse "nn'd Wright has make recommendation* ' - pok no quarrel, but has served notice that "_ "'"' light back if attacked. my Is air force rope. .°f ">c best In Eu- But II Ducc is not so surc.of Hiter, ivlth whom he sometimes flirts, fears a clash with Engla'ml tp« ,1 virt.rf W /i '" a tne le BisiaHire lor $25,000 as' .Wright said a iarnoS Vacin ?- ™ 5 '" - Nebraska '? ?!«»ated share nt the three states had . Wright said counsel for agreed to second 'and . third heats . respectively m the trotting event, Wynleaf wiis withdrawn after the horse's hobbles were .broken in heat. ^ ovcr ixnver In the Mediterranean mid /ifrlcn. ne i,ns declared himself m favor of nn ''aimed pence," which threatens war with any im- lion which steps on Italy's tews. Recently, Mussolini announced n huge war program, n calls ,for 1200 munitions factories to work fiO hours a week; neu' nirdroiius In northern Italy, on the Adriatic nnd west coasts of Sicily; more airplanes, and niore shins. Mussolini boasts he ctin mobl- .llzc 8,000,000 men. nut ninny of these nre not trained nnd many could not be armed nt present. One Cling is certain: Italy b r ftr more powerful now than In 1Q14. Bidding for Italy's services will be high when the next war brenks. and Wright Is asking for $75,000 'from the legisluture which convenes in Jnnunry, 1937. Nebraska Is Kektng to establish ( 0 North Plalte its prior rights River water.. . AUTO THIEF OUUGING '' "WOODLAND, cal. (UP)—A thief who stole an automobile at Sacramento belonging to W. S: Mitclmm did all jic "could to cause the police as little bother about It as possible. Arriving there, lie parked it in front, ol the police station. The IMlicc, after noticing thnt It had been there for two days, Investigated and returned it to Its owner. A A •! ' V AQ 108752 . * A 5 3* ' ' Duplicate—E. & \v. vul. So'iilli \Vcsl XorlJi fas( J * 3N.T. Pass •I* . PMS. U+ p,, ss ' * Pass 7 N. T. Pass Opening lend—4 10. ' , f lo add enough muster points there lo imt him ovef'lhe top in die Interesting contest' for the best rcc- oid of the year. '-I Recently he, wllli Jack Gushing • of New York, won the eastern lYmuylvnnln oiicn pair cliatnploiW ship nt Kendlnn, leading a Held of 52 strotiB imire. Their innVjjIn: of victory was pretty well represented by (he i!rnnd slum contract which they reached on today's hnnd. , After the opening lend u-n's made, the Imntl wns 'n spread for Toda>'s Contract Problem South is j>la>mg a contract of rive clubs doubled and redoubled Aflc, his opening lead. West shifted to a spode which was' won with dummy's ace. Can you find the unusual squeeze by which Soulh can make an overMck on his ie- doubled conlriicl? * A 3 2 V K 10 5 ... #A'J8'«54 A4 4J87C 54 A3 2 * 32! I + 76 *KQ 10 V Q J 9 8 4 »K107 432 ' 49 V76 ' f Q9 *A.KQJ1098J None vul Opcnei—VA • Solution m next Issue. - Teii thousand books, or one .„ , ur „„„,„„ CVCry . fl .?,,! 1 . ours .. ro L 1J2 .^ ars '.A> a '' c , W mbflf on aii^cr. Grid Trainers Rated Expert Shoe Fitters MINNEAl'OUS. (UP) —Football (miners know 'more than anyone else about whether n shoe fits, declares Dr. Simon • Benson.' He says that the best way to learn whether a shoe fUs or not is to study llie problems encountered'In:the football locker, rooms. • Writing , in a recent Issue of Modern Medicine, Dr. Benson, foi- mer football Irnlner nt the University of Chicago, says: "For those who wish to understand foot and shoe problems, my advice is to serve as trainer for u football tenm. Here they.wlllaoon learn-Uinl even such nn adaptable 'appliance 1 ns adhesive tape all too frequently falls lo '(It. 1 The kind of anWc taping that proves u. 'perfect lit 1 for one player becomes a., : 'pcr- clrangc a 'misfit 1 to a 'perfect fit'" Onset! on his experience taping football plajcrs 1 ankles so that the tapo approximates the "nt 1 ' of a «''«.- Benson g lv«s the following definition of. of'a shoe • "A shoe ills when it fits not only the ste and ihape'of the foot but also the vsalk of the wearer • KHledl^Action! Millions of tiny parasites that Woe Only Pay for Kindness on Highways MILWAUKEE (UP)— Members of the Hanson family have agreed not to give rides to any more hilch-hikers. Here are the reasons: Tn 1933 Samuel J. Hanson picked up a rnan near Waupun. The man then ordered Ranson' and liis wife from their automobile and roblied them of the car and year Hanson's son Allen $54. Last s son en lost his automobile and $10 to a hitch-hiker in Florida. His uncle Fred Hanson, lost his automobile a load of hats and some cash to a Jiitch-hikor while driving from New York to Milwaukee. '' ctlmc -' i enough, but ,,,- eug, u Oils fall when two youths look an automobile and $9 from Allen's brother Howard after he had picked them up near portnge even the Hansons swore oil giving r id cs to hitch-hikers. In fad, their latth In human nature -was shaken. Sam- ucj Ranson recalled that In 1932 robbers, who knocked liie combination from the safe in his candy . jMop and took $200, left a note reading: \ 'Wliy don't you leave some money In the safe?" Head courier News Want Ad*. What Diseases Do Piles Cause? Dr. A ,...„. . Ol v.mi;! ,j| & mil of the H-ortd famous Thornton & Minor Clinic says: "Plies are th direct cause of thousands of cases of functional troubles of stomach hvcr, kidneys and heart. Chronic constipation, colitis, neuritis loss of memory, loss of vigor and a general tired feeling are often relieved ivh»»i cured." If you have Piles or other rccti' rs do not fool you "elf bt serious complications,' In- caiise . ,. — ~"'"h"<*.i\uuns, in- eluding cancer, develop from wint may appear today as a mTor af Jictlon. write today to Thornton ft Minor Clinic. Suite 2219 D26 McGee Slreet, Kansas Citv Mo lor a free copy of a new' lllus- irated book which explains Pii cs \nd ether rectal diseases and Alnch tells about the successful methods used by the world's old cst rectal institution, where more than 47,000 men and women have secured permanent rc!lef from, their rectal troubles without need less surgery, dangerous anaesthetics or hospitalization. Correspondence tlco " (1dcntlBl and I'lerntiirc is mailed under plain wrapper . Adv. 903 TBRRY ABSTRACT & REALTY CO. Abslracls, Lands & Loans E. M. Terry. Prcs. and ji gr . Thone 617 Blylhcrille. Ark. , beenwrtenon Napoleon's life. IT by a fnr application^ of a powerful liquid antiseptic tion is L appHed 9 nly at night Many cases of long standing are com- PletfMYcured within four or (We days. Your druggist will refund your money if BROWN'S LOTION ' 1. E T E' S° "o O'T y w i U "n °foui™ij days. IVo sizes. GOc fnd tl.OO, at 1 .KlrbyJBros, DrUs C ng of one Mrlp of YOU KNOW HOW Sir Hubert Wilkins, the Famous Polar Explorer, Alter Bugged Arctic Fare- Seeks the Comfort and Cheer of Camels! He is one of the world's most famous explorers. He knows the Arctic and tlic Antarctic. He has crawled over treacherous ice, fought liis way through howling blizzards. He has lived on pcmmican and biscuit. "Where I've gone, Camels li.ivc gone," fayi Sir I lulicrt. "An explorer needs good digestion. I take what . can get to cat and like it. Smoking Camels adds gusto to my meals and brings me a grcai feeling of well-being. Camels set me rjjjht!" "MENTAL WORK often digestion," says.JIisj J. O'Neilt "Smoking Camels helps my djges- and maJccs.fpoditasce better" relieved when rectal troubles are .C. V. DAVIS' JOB i, plenty tough on digestion. He. says: "Camels seem to be just whit I need to keep my digestion in. wotting order. klnwJ* ENJOY CAMELS OFTEN...FOR A CHEERY "LIFT". FOR A SENSE OF WELL-BEING...AND tf COSTLIER TOBACCOS Camels are made from finer, MOBE EXPENSIVE TOBACCOS...Turkish andDomeslio...ihananY other popul ar brand. TTS NOT alone what you cat that's irapor- i tanc. How you tfigal it counts for a tot too. Camels at mealtime help in two special ways. They case tension and stimulate the flow of .digestive fluids-alkaline digestive fluids- so necessary to normal, healthy digestion. Join the Camel smokers! Camel's mildness and fiacr flavor —Camel's energising "lift" and aid to digestion-add pleasure the whote day through. Camth set ytu right} NtW HOLLYWOOD MMO ATTRACTION! Cm «I Of* r««j bf iai rout Kit HOUR'S IMTEKr AINMENTI Bract Goodmtn'. "Swin," B.nd...Gtocie StoU'j Concert Orcbw- "....Hollywood Gueit Son ... Kiipm Kacfei'pKsldal Toei4.r-9:30 pm E.S.T.,*ftO pmCS.T., 7.}0 pm M.S.Y. , 6:)9 PJU P. S.T. . WABC-OolMki. Nnwcrt

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