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PAGE FOUR BLYTHEVILLK, (AKK.) COURIER-NEWS THE BLYTHEV1LLE COUK1ER NEWS THE COURIZR NEWS CO., PUBL1SHEHS C. 8. BABCOCK, Edllor H. W. HA0JES, Advertising Manager Sole National Advertising Representatives; The Beckwith Special Agency, Inc., New York, Chicago, St. Louis, Detroit, Kansas Cily, Atlanta, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Los Angeles. Publlihed Every Afternoon Excel)', Sunday. Entered as second class matter at the post office at Blythevllle, Arkansas, under act ol October t. 1911. Served by the United Press. SATURDAY, JANUARY 25, SUBSCRIPTION HATES By carrier In the city ot Blythcville. 16c per week or $6.50 per year In advance. By mail within a radius of 50 miles, $3.00 per . year, $1.60 for six months, 85c for three months; by inall in postal zone? two to six, Inclusive, W.60 per year, In zones seven and eight, $10.00 per year, payable in ndvance. The Courier and (he Campaign The general policy of Die Conner News with respect to local ;iml county politics will be one of non-intcrfurcncc in the Democratic primary. That is a general policy, not a rule. When in our opinion the public interest in good and efficient poveriimenl, or the welfare .of the p;irty, demands a definite stand in favor of into nsniranl for the party's favor ns against others, we will take that stand. When, as will probably most often be the case, nny choice \ve might innkc would have to be guided by mere personal preference, rather than by clear- cut issues or differences in character and ability, the Courier News will not attempt to advise the electorate. Whatever the position taken by this newspaper with respect to candidates, the news columns of the Courier News will accord fair and impartial trc.it- .ment to all. We will report the campaign activities of all candidates, but not permit our news columns to reflect our personal views. The same impartiality will govern in the matter of political advertising. The Courier News has space to sell at one rate to all candidates, but if should be clearly understood that . purchase, oC such will not obtain favors in the news or editorial columns of the paper. Furthermore the rule respecting political advertising, irrespective of its character .or of the personal standing and re' sponsibility of the person or organization placing it, is cash in advance. Our Greatest Problem The toll of motor vehicle fatalities continues to go up. In 102f) our automobiles killed 31,000 people—a rise of 13 per cent over the figures for the year before. . And yet we are all excited because the new "parrot disease" hns killed a couple of dozen people! We aren't doing a thing to reduce this casualty list. Year by year it continues to mount; and year by year we read the figures, say "Yes, it's awful" and go on as we were before. If something is not done, our automobile.-; soon will be killing as many people each year as heart disease. Here is a problem that is as urgent as any oilier problem we have. It demands action ol' the most drastic sort, and it demands it at once. Hut it is a Kafe bet that it will lie another five year.-, at the vi'iy least, before we arc sufficiently amused to do anything about it. SIDE GLANCES By George Clark Keep Medicines Locked Up Three Indiana I'liildr.n played "hospital" the oUuT iluy. One youngster, ngcd 0, look the part of the doctor, lie prescribed IV the other two some pills he found in a medicine cabinet at home. The pill:; wc-iv not poisonous; simply phy.-k 1 I'ilK l>"t one of his two playm;iti's died from their effects— which, since sln> ate six of them, is not surprising. This pathetic liitlo story serves to ompliasi/i! ajtiiin tin 1 responsibility that rosls im ill! piii'iiits. No medicines of any 'kind, pui.-onons or otherwise, should ever In- li'ft in places where small children can gt't at (hem. If they cannot bo put out of reach they should be kept umkr lock and key. No other, way is safe. Virginia l.c.uls The Way In li)J8 llio ;.liiii "f Virginia appointed n commission lo propim- ;i prcgram for I In: relief of agriculture in th:i: :!au-. 'Hie report of this comml.stlcn hub just been made public. One cf Us cliicf Hcnmmemlatlons Is for the rxto.iir.lcii r.[ coiistrucliun nctltlty upon farm- maiket road;; as feeders for the stale highway' syfitem. Practically all states arc beginning to realize the necessity for R0o:l r o:uls in Hie tannins sections to enable the. [aimer to Irnnspoit his produce when market conditions are most favorable Instead o! «hon the roiuls arc payable, and (o nllcrlalc tlic soslal Isolation which used to be synonymous with living mi n farm. While mnlti through highways arc of course Indispensable, lower cost hard surfaced roads reaching all farm:, isu-cal!cd farin-lo-markel roads, (ire equally ncccisnry lo nil cfliclent hichwny system.—Uamdcn News. ,- -. WEEKLY SUNDAY SCHOOL t LESSON == A Christian According to Christ We'll be down for only six weeks. Having to practice (he strictest economy since 1 went broke on the market." ^'WASHINGTON tl ^LETTER Ily HODNEV .VEA Service lultor WASHINGTON—The hsllishnoss of wai 1 Is only equalled by '.he hell' Islmess o[ ]>cace for nations uhicil Ret licked. The latter lasts lor.'jcr. So much one i;a:hcrs from :m u::- A Chicago man t;ol a, divoice because his wile was continually sliding down the banister. She just, let things slide. erythlns to lose and nothing gain by war. He was overruled, ns he was again later when he protested against unrestrained submarine warfare. "Bui all this had no elleci upon the allies. They handed 30 per cent usual little woman fron: Hungary j of Hungary to Humania, 22 per who Is now here working tov.'.u:! i cent lo Chechoslovakia. ?u per llii: ambitious aim of np£f.ii!:y ihe j cent to Jugoslavia and l'-j per ceni to Austria, to make trouble. Hungary lost most of her nauiral re- oil, The Iniernalloiul Uniform Sun- dciay School Lcssan for Jan. 26. A Christian According <° Christ. Mad. 5:i-0, 43-48. Ily W.M. K. G1I.KOV, I). I). Editor of The CoiijrcsalionaUsl To be a Christian according to Christ Is a very dllfercnl thing from being a Christian according to conventional or world standards. It means more than belonging to a church organlzailon or than being classed as a Christian in the census. To be a Christian according t o Chrisi is to have the virtues and characteristics thai were empha- sl/.ed in Jesus of Nazareth manifested In some degree In one's life, and it is the degree In which these ! virtues and characteristics are manifested that constitutes the extent lo which one may be called a Christian. The principles of the Christian life here set forth in the beatitudes and in the accompanying teaching of the Sermon on the Mount, are rightly defined In (he general title of his lesson as "Standards of the Kingdom." They represent the things without, which the Kingdom | of Gcd cannot exist or be a reality in the souls of men. At the sami lime they represent something very different from the standards of oth er kingdoms. Rule From Within The principle of earthly and worldly kingdoms has always been external rule or authority. The principle of the Klngdohi of God I rule from within. Its standard are standards of life and character Its foundations arc in the thoughts motives, and attitudes tint deter mine outward conduct. It should not be overlooked tha these standards have to do wil happiness or blessedness in life false philosophies of narrow ma terialism in our own age and i oiher ages have confused pleasur and happiness with gocdncss. The have tended to say "Be happy an Do r.s much walking as pcAsiule if you want to live loiift, says a medical advisor. But slay on the same side of the struct. Cheer up I Alter you're all tbrmmh shoveling coal into that- darn furnace lliis winter, you can get out this sprhn; and dl^ a garden. Congrc^'j sestns considerably rllrd over sugar Inrlff. Bill we'll jur.l have ta tr.ke all that sugar talk with a grain of .salt. Trianon treaty, under winch (I:; allies sliced up mosl ol Hungary unions sni rounding jnat:c::s and gave the Hungarians a li'jp-!c:S future whic his only nir.i-hal by tlic condition of Austria. Her name is Mrs. Arpr.'.l Guillc- auuiL'. She was born in Di^hnri and her husband is il field marshal In the Hungarian army. White Marshal Glillcaume wa* flylnim; the Russians in Ihe war bis wife was serving as head of a large army hospital. Toward the end.on the ! Italian front, he was ta:-i'n n pris- loner and held In Italy for a year. While he was there Hit Commuu- jlsts look control in Hungary .They I raided hi-.; home. Inleiiding to seize you will be good," making th standard of tne welfare of life i character and confluct a sort, o contentment or pleasurable reac tion. How different, however, is II whole approach of Jesus and n setting forth of the true basis o mural and spiritual- values! H principle of life is not the avoi ance of pain. He enjoins his to lowers to weep with them lha sources, including all of her salt, gold and silver and 88 per i weep, and lie pronounces blessin cent, ot her timber, and 55 per ecu'.! for mourners. He encourages h of her timber, and 55 per cent of | fcllcwevs to believe that even 1n a her factories. The port of Fimno I atmosphere of hate and pcrscc A bey In Mexico recently shot hib teacher. Pupils who do that In Chicago havi' lo remain after .'•chuol hours r.nd write, "I mu;-t not shoot my tcaclK-r." 100 times. Spatn lias forbidden cliilcltvn lindcr H to attend bull ficlitf. At bl^ parties lll;c that in this country, tht yc'.m^stcrs have to go along to take care ol their parents. A Detroit, \voinnn asked a divorce because her husband allowed four snxophon" players to practice In t'uc hcme. No wander there w.is no harmony m that house. was taken away and given to Italy. leaving not. outlet- to the sea. "Once Hungary had eleven million people, but today three and a half million pure-blooded Hungarians live In terrllory ruled by h;r neighbors, many of them deprived of rights 01 citizenship. "The countries surrounding us can put five million men nmisr arms in ctisc of war and are equipped witli tlic best modern armament. The Hungarian army is limited to 35,000 men and is denied Mrs. Gulllcaimie as a liusiage. but a few hours liclcrc .-ho had cs- warplnnes and other Indispensable caped with her iwo du!:ifen to the i weapons of warfare. home of an English l.iinily where- • — she was sute. Her jew^U remained burled until the Communists were overthrown. tion they can preserve the integr ty of their own souls and find blessedness. But it ought lo be -noled lliat Jesus dees lay profound slress up- cu vtessedness. Life is a matter of oul satlsfaclion. If the seeming pursuit of goodness makes life narrow nnd dissatisfied nnd unhappy, it would appear thai there is same- thing wrong with the goal. Joy and peace enter somewhere. ir\to Now. because -sl'.e ."-ivaks li.sh and because ^hc U vice double those of the same month the Eng- year before. Suicides. 50 or CO limes jiri'31- as common in Budapest as in Lon- dcnt of the World Lt-.is'.ii 1 ol Wo-1 don. increased 30 per cent- hi 1920 :s complel-! over 1928. Hungary has to impo." the conception of the Christian life. and the reality of these things cnght lo be demonstrated in the fact that Christians like Paul, who "The greatest poverty prevails I bore heavy burdens of loss, pertecu- in what is left of our country. | tion, nnd suffering, are the most in- Dankrnptcies last October were Icnsc witnesses to the underlying men for Hungary, AL READ 1 -/ — OlD SCO ? r IM AGouT v'i" f^.\lO OR Tf-VRCt Ing a series c! !nop:s£anda Ici-- Uncs In this country, ino.it of which have been heard m ihe middle v.est. "The Trianon tiraly." snys Mr.-. Gnilleaume. "was su;i:icl In 19.!!). when everyone w.'.s ,~U-:-L and tired of Ireallrs, and no one- paid any attention to the Hungarian delegates when they aiiw.i for plebiscites In the territory which nrigh- ! boring nations were clctermir.cd to evtryihing—even wcixl witli whlcl*. to build nnd conl to burn. Kctblmt nf Tlipir Homes "Before the Trinnnn treaty was signed oilier countries move-d tiieir armies and civilian officials into the lenilory they vnntfrt nnd rtis- pos£C5Scd Hungarian families, shlp- pin:; them in trainloads Into Budapest, wlicre they lived for years iu the s:<me railroad cars. The unem- Text: Matt. 3:3-9. 17-20, 43-18 Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of hcstvij Blessed are Ihey that mourn: for they shall be comforted. Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth. Blessed are they which hunger and thirst, after righteousness: they shall be filled. Blessed are the merciful: for Ihey shall obtain mercy. Blessed arc the pure In heart: for llsey shall see God. Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called Inc. chltdr| of Gcd. Think not. that I am come lo destroy the law, or the prophets:! am not corne to destroy, but lo fulfill. For verily 1 say unlo you, Till heaven and earth pass, one jot one tittle shall in no wise pass frcm the law. iili all be fulfilled. Whosoever therefore shall break one of these least coimnandmcnl and shall teach men so. he shall lie called the least in the kingdd of heaven; but whosoever shall do and teach them, the same sh be called great in the kingdcm of heaven. For I say unto yen, that except your righteousness shall exceed ll righlcCuSncss of cribes and Pharisees, ye shall iti no case enter iiil the kingdom of heaven. Ye have heard that it hath been aid Thou shall iove thy neii bar, and hate thine enemy. nut, I say unto you, Love your enemies, b!e£s them that curse (*• do good to.them that hate,you, and pray for them which despitiluj use you. and persecute yon: That- ye may be the children of your Father which is in Irrv ^ for he makclli his sun lo rise on tlin evil and on the good, and scnde| lain on Ihe just and on the unjust. For if ye love them which love you, what reward have ye? Do n| even the publicans the same? And if ye salute your brethren only, what do ye more than other| do not even the publicans so? Be ye therefore perfect, even as your Father which is in heave] is perfect. joy nnd peace that Ihe Christinn life can give despite one's outward environment and situation. This blessedness of life is something (hat is not to be despised. The message of it thai Jesus brought to the world is worthy of particular emphasis at the preseni lime when hi this sophisticated age so much of real nnhuppiness and spoke of the utter gloom of the outlook on life that possessed prncti- cally everybody in his class. A number of felov: students, he said, had contemplated suicide, and in gen- perhaps ns one contrasts wh. era! there was the feeling that life is not worth living. With what striking contrast does dissatisfaction life is found tske nwsvy. "The Hungarians held Iheir country for a iiic'.i«.ind years. They had Ihf most perfect geographic nation in the world, witn j tion has asked the League of Na- ploymsul poblem is enormous." Mrs. Guillcaume seems sure the Trianon treaty will be revised, a^ the Hungarian National Fedcra- ll:e high Carpathian mountains on j ticms lo do. I three sides nnd the bioail Danube I river on Ihe fourth. For ccn- 'tuvles the Hungarians had barred j the Turks from invading western 1 Euroi>c. . "It must be revised if the peace of E'.;rcpe Is to be- preserved." she says. "Of one hundred million iwo- ple in Central Europe there are thirty million of minority popula- even in youth with ils apparent jazzlness and distraction in pleasure. The wise observer can sec in much of Ihe exaggerated wildncss f youth the evidence of a sc-lf- lehision, a grasping at baubles be- anse of discouragement over the ack of reality. Only the other day a friend toid me of conversing with a senior in one of the most widely known med- cal schools ol America. This man icll mcl at Vienna alter the mm-I There can be no hope of per ma ! dcr of tl'.c Austrian archduke a'. : nent peace with a situation like Sarajevo, the only one wh'> pro- ! that." ! tested dispatch ol the famous i Mrs. Gutllcaumc believes Ame:i- sharp ultimatum ID S;':v)a was. the > can public opinion may force a re- I Hungarian prims minuter. Count '; vision if only she can gel i Tisza. who said Hungary had ev-I aroused. ; .Prompt Recognition of Heart Disease Is Vitally Important beautifully in a French rcnderhl of the fiist verst in our lessol Poverty of spirit does not seem I very commendable rjtialily, excel might be regarded as the povtrl of spirit of a truly saintly and u J selfish man with the aggressivcntl one turn to these words of Jesus al 'rt worldly ambition of son] from the Sermon on the Mount and typical Babbitt. lo his representation of the blessedness ot life because of an inner reality of faith and because of sonic conception of its real values. Dominant in Ihis teaching of the Master is the rule of the acceptance of life rather than the effort to gel away from it. It s not in shirking but. in accepting its responsibilities that life reveals its abundance and its blessing. But the French rendering givl an added touch of richness and pll turtsquencss. In place of worJ "poor in spirit" is the French wol "debonair"; that is. blessed are til people wt-.o meet liic with \vh| might almost lie called a grac:o swagger, a sort of chivalrous coul age that welcomes life as somJ • thing to be lived lo the full. Till This is brought out much more ' is Ihe Christian according to CliriJ EDITOR'S NOTE. This the t.irk, of any acute Infections fever | tccor.d cf two articlrs by Dr. Morris ; in childhood, always separation cf in some communities rheumatic fever has been made a reportable disease, ar.d those infected are segregated. Periodic physical examination of the child is unquestionably of the grcalcst importance in the detection of such disease iu ils early stages awl in ils control. What, little can be? accomplished by early and prolonged re;t is only of value when the disease is detected r,t Ihe flml moment. This! means that every mother ni'.ist pay serious attention to what are called "growing the slightest signs of lassitude and pains," to unusual fatigue and to weariness in the growing child. Needn't ne Too Fearful However, Ihe creation of a phobia Fishbcin en the future of heart dis- ; n>- nu. Monms DlitGr .lonmal nf tbr Amriican : ! .Medical A«scrl.itirn and nf Ily- ] rrcln. the Health .M^.irinr. i Much has been MI:! tu rcccn'. years of the best ir.cnr.<, o' prevent- heart disease, sn-.iv prevention ' obviously, far innre impnrtair. ; than treatment after cii>ea?r ccorn.-. What medical science now *:ck frcm the well;, by such n;;* will the number of acute rair.atic hcarls be reduced." l.alior.itory Study Xcrdrrl V:ie application of the measures : • lessen to some extent the oc- i!i:c? rf rheumatic fever in 'i ! .h. but does not. unfortunately i".:'it entirely the incidence of '- -i-.scase. Removal of the ton- a^ a preventive measure has •"! tn s"inc extent disappaintiug, :i'i]*s lecause not ... removal "•.ill I"" wvrntlon of heart d'.s- uuiicnakcn unlll disease has made lease is included in a single para- :. :-...derablr progress: pcrhap.- bc- t,.,ph by llnvcn l-.ui.-ri.-on. "Cleaner moiiliiJ. fewer disrasori tf.nsils. fewer ncii'cfirrt decayed . complete removal is sp diffl- qunk teeth, earlier ;thrc.ats. and I treatment n= >rne.-,;. ccivldercd n;id f'm\'. tl-e Hltle rh'.M ".MI;-. 'and joint.'.—'loo y.> I il:cnm3t:sn;' k< i': :. ! with 'growins p.'.;: nn.lnauons c! ::ic o' s-'-:e t ve in th.'ir ' i:.rccu~in. xl'.e attention to ::ir,g ir.uscle.v lo i, aVl , ^nd abiut , .PiK.ited .\ majority of Investigators are igainst heart disease is unwarranted, since already Ihe strain and stress of modern life seems to be just about nil that the human tissues can bear. Mothers and fathers hesitate to bring children into such a world and to watch their growth into adult life If every moment of the youthful existence is to be beset by fears and doubts concerning disease. The answer to Hie fnlure of hear disease rests, as .lo tlic answers to most of the serious questions o modern medicine, in iwo main di visions: more and more intensivi research Into the causes and mean cf prevention of crippling nr.d dis nbhng diseases, and more ar.ri ir.or :-.'..r.oed lha! the attack on rhcti-! education of the public as to fever must come from more . 1 :r.a:e inleiiHVO laboratory rc- .1:1!: into the causative nuchan- .. i mkvtlon, with the i-a^iblc "•<'• .;<mcnt of protective ^erums importance of early recognition an. of Immedate care. On the Broadway of Aincricu Kingsway Hotel and Baths Hot Springs, Ark. New Fireproof Hotel for Sliite People Moderate Rates Col'fee Shop New 150-Car Garage 0. W. Everett, Jlanaging Director Paris Gets Foreigners PARIS (UP)—During the methods of attack o:\ the {MX years the foreign pcuuhtlor :iii- tha; prcdnce the chanscs in Paris has increased by more than ,:t after at- -,r.c tisiucs of the heart. A!: cad c ; 200.000, an official report reveals. It is only good sense to give Gristo a trial The Scott County Mfg. Co. Miller's Supreme Every Substantial Product of Grain

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