Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on September 20, 1946 · Page 2
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,.*. ft«+rir - V" fl f si re cf ai di ej fal ae fo la ws ge he ofv fj da bo. lee ad col mt do> wil pla Tb haj cor Two HOi»E STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS FriJay, Septembet 16, The Driver V/alked Away SexSlayings Keeping Japs Indoors Lucky man is Garland Stewart, of Biue Island, 111. He was driving his car in. Chicago when, as pictured above, 'a.ttuge truck trailer toppled over on it, completely crushing the rear part. Stewart , emerged from'the front seat unhurt. Tokyo. Sept.. 20—<.4>>—A wave of sex sayings — almost unprecedented in "Japan — plus a wild, rus- jackknife plot against the premier, unsolved kidnapings and a rising tide of robberies and assaults are keeping shocked Tokyo oik indoors atnight A pardoned murderer with a grisly sense of humor vyho paired bodies of recent girl victims with skeletons of earlier dead, confessed oday to five sex kellings. Two skeletons and the body of a omely young nurse remained un- •>xplained. Police also sought vainly 'or two •I'idnapers, one of whom van- slied with the young daughter of one of Japans richest families. In custody was a man, believed a psychopathic case, who was arrested Wednesday night while climbing the fence of Premier Yoshida's official residence. Waving a rusy jackknife, he told officers that "my original plan was to kill the premier if he did not agree with my ideas." After that, he added, he thought he would rob the place—although the official residence is notably Truman Ousts Continued from Page One week of furore over foreign policy vhlch began when Wallace pro- josed some changes. The president •.aid first he had approved what .Vallace- said. Then he declared Saturday that he meant onlv thru .>e approved Wallace's right \o | ;pouit. Here in Mr. Truman's slateen: "The foreign policy of this country is the most important ques- lion confronting vis today. Our responsibility for obtaining a just and lasting peac extends :iot only io the people of this country but to the nations of the world. "The people of the United States may disagree freely and publicly on 'any question, including that of foreign policy but vhe government of the United States must stand as a unit in its relations with vhe rest of the world. "I have today asked Mr. Wallace to resign from the cabinet. It had become clear between his views on foreign policy and those of the adminislrion — ihe lattei being shared. I am confident, bv the greal body of our citizens — there was a fundamental conflict "We could not permit vhls con flict to jeopardize our position ii Hope Probably Will Be Cut Off SCAT Line far • - •••• • Frldoy, September 20, 1946 HOPE STAR, HO P E, A R K A N S A 5 r Fige Social afia P< Little ROCK, Sept. IS South Central Air ran is avinp, growingpins. If everything K° ( ' s ns scheduled, vithin two weeks SCAT should bo lying a northeast ArkaiTsas route, uppieiTii-iiling ils routes into south \rkansas and the northwest corner if iheiale. Ray Ellis, president of the lino, says '(ho equipment is ready and he line is waiting on airport i'a- cilities at Blvtheville. And Mayor 1C. R. Jackson of Blvtheville told barren of loot. Ex-convict Yohio Kodaira, 42, United Press that city relation \o other countries. "In deeply regret the breaking o along and "pleasant official association, but I am sure that """ have possession of the army .flying field there within 10 days or two weeks. Under present plans tentatively approved by the staff of the Arkansas Public Service Commission, the northeast Arkansas route will originate in either Jonesboro or Blytheville. •& Hitting both towns, SCAT'S planes will then bear southeast in Helena. A fourth point on the line will be Stuttgart before making a final stop in Little Rock. Wallace be happier in Mr. the exercise of his right to present his known "to"'the Tokyo press as "thesi ----- nrivtto citizen murdering devil.' confessed five of views, as a ptiyau citizen.. the sex killings '— a type of crime hitherto very rare in Japan. Three of his victims were ;!ound beside skeletons in isolated spots, and a fourth beneath a parked automobile in the city. Kodaira claimed only one of three skeletons among his victims. Also unexplained was the body of a 25-year-old nurse: police said Kodaira was in jail when sne was killed. , . Missing and Ihe object of a :ran- tic search was Kuniko Sumitomo, 2, daughter of Kichizaemon Sumi- omo, head of one of Japan's most powerful wartime . industrial monopolies. An unidentified :man with whom she was last seen on Wednesday was believed to have been a war veteran. Although there was no ransom note, ' police believed the abduction was Jor profit rather than for revenge againsl the wartime-industrialist father. A second kidnap victim, Klyoko Shimizu, 12, was freed dramatically in a darkened temple ground in Kyoto last night — after she had been held captive for six months. Her mother, acting on mailed instructions, brought 15,000 yen ransom. As slie a] happy word was s darkness: "Mama!" While girl and mother embraced, the kidnaper fled with the cash. "1 am confirmed in this belief by a very friendly conversation I had with Mr. Wallace on xhe telephone this mornng. "Our foreign policy as established by the Congress, the president and the secretary of .state remains in full force and effect without change. "No change in our foreign policy is contemplated. No member in the executive branch of the government statement as make any t' o foreign public policy These plans will eliminate New- oral Motors, Chrysler, U. S. Rul porl and Batesville irom SCAT'S ber, Montgomery Ward. DougU schedules—for the present a-- least. The decision to skip Newport — which has one of the finest airports in Ihe state—was made following traffic experience' in southwestern section of the NEW YORK STOCKS , New York, ,Sepl V.O •-iff' —Stocks hit a fast rallyiiu* stride in today's mavket, after a series of ups and down.--, in the forenoon, and leaders retrieved virtually al I of their sharp liixse:; of the preceding session A clash nf bids and offois put the ticker tape la'.e for a brief interval a\ Die start A slowdown then eventuated with gains being red'."^d on canceled A burst of purchasing orders again swamped the record ing machinery around miiklny fol- lowimr announrcn.ent that iiecre tary Wallace's resignation luu! been requested by President Truman. Activity soon slackened but gains of 1 to' 8 points wen.' widely distributed. There was another sprint in the final hi-.lf hours. While lop? marks were shaded here and there many issue.; closed around theii best With a few up !) or so. Trans 1'eis lor the full proceedings we cin the vicinity of 2.1100,000 shares Hails, indifferent most of the day stiffened in most instances at tlu last. On the upside were Bethlehem U. S. Steel, Youngstown Sheet, Gen ~ Rub i Aircraft, Anacpnda, Kennecott American Smelt ing. American Can General Kleetric, Ou Pont, 'Inioi Carbide. Johns-Manville, U. S Gypsum. Eastman Kodak. Tcxa pproached, one ihouted from the Police, lying in catch him. wait, failed to Norman Witkov'3ki;"l47'of Pittsburgh landed 49-inch 30-pound Muskelungu 'a' after tvo-hour struggle. His admirers are, left to right, Joanne VYUkow- " Jbhnnv \VHkowslu and Rose Marie and Martin Yatkovich. They Campaign for Reds in Germany Repatriation of Japanese Gets Underway Washington, Sept. 20 —(/P) —An Anglo-American decision to speed the return home from southeasl Asia for more than 100,000 Japanese reportedly is in the making oday. „ Its objective obviously is to pull he rug from under any possible lussian contention that thif coun- which is in conflict with our established foreign policy. Any public statement on foreign policy shall be cleared wilh the Department of State. In case of disagreement 'the matter will be retcrred to me. "As I have frequently said I have complete confidence in Mr. Byrnes and his delegation now representing this country al Ihe Paris peace conference. "Mr. Byrnes consults with me often and the policies which guide him and his delegation have my full endorsement.' Secretary Wallace was in his office in the Commerce building when President Truman made his an- nouncemenl at the White House. Wallace's secretary said he was going over a vast accumulation of mail thai has been received since his 'Madison Square Garden address on foreign policy which stirred up the conflict. It was understood Wallace probably will have an announcement later, but there was no immediate comment. Meantime business went on as usual in his office although SCAT has found that flyinsj '.lit: same route followed by the rail roads and major highways is noi ] profitable for shot line junv-'. Pas-1 sengers will ride the uses and | trains at a cheaper rate where 'the difference in time is negligible. For the same reason, Ihe air line probably will make changes in its other routes. Last week El Doi ado was dropped irom ihe southern run. Hope and Arkadelphia. born on the Highways and through ailroads—are expected io receive .he same treatment soon. The nesv southern route wi 1 - 1 - originate in Texarkana, go eastward :i sympathy with the trend in ihe. iiKiiiM'lK. loev uiiyiMf" Lain,Her the call for Wallace's reslg tilion as secretary of conitpercf.. After reaching gains of as mu% s $2.70 a bale ,ihe market rpnctPil martially on considerable hodgn elling by leading spot firms and omp profit taking. Private advices reported 7iiiHs veio buying more spot cotton'than n the previous week and although offerings .were increasing, the still hel'l firm, latest Commodity Credit statistics revealed heavy export sales for the week ana i ertona Phone 768 Betwwn 9 a. m. and 4 p. m. i The Corp. cotton | Social Calendar ! Tuesday, September 24. Coming and Going Mrs. J. W. Turner Is in Fordycd visiling her daughter. Mrs. K. J. The Cosmoplitian club will meet Caplingcr and Mr. Caplingcr and .. .« i...* ,.* 171.1 .i r. i i ii» in in 11 v. "tuosday evening at 7:4") at the 1'jomc of Mrs. George W. Hobison ; 421 Edgewood Avenue with Mrs. | Roycc Smith as associale hostess. J ending September 14 under the subsidy program. They totalled 35-- fl30 bales. "* l,atc afternoon prices were 85 cents to $1.40 a bale higher. Oct. iti.Qfl, Dec. 3(i.78, and Men. :1G.44. Trade and outside buying broad oncd considerably in ihe last hour hjf, ,o Thursday afternoon School auditorium. of trading with --til the making new 1940 crop highs for deliveries th Futures closed $1.70 to $2.!>r> bale higher. Oct high 37.18 37.10 up 34 low 30.79 .— last Dec high 3.00 — low 30.58 — last last Sacrifice of Pup May Solve Boone Slaying Harrison, SKPT. (UP) —A jnd mixed yearlings medium to El Dorado nolia, Warren and and touch at Mag- Pine Bluff before landing in Little Rock. So far. SCAT has handled one passenger out of Arkadelphia and two out o Hope in more than a month of operation. The northwest Arkansas route, now flying from Fayelteville lo Little HOCK via Fort Smith, also is due for a change, although il has been profitable. Ellis said that Harrison is the next slop on the line, if and when airport lacilitics are available. Under such a setup, the line would originate in Fort Sinilh, go norm to Fayetteville and then through Harrison to Little Rock. Again, this would eliminate Arkansas valley towns such as Ru:;- sellville and Conway. Cii. and Santa Fe. Bonds were a fifle spotty. ST LOUIS LIVESTCK N.V.!,-:M! -/.ockyards. III.. Sept. 20 — A' —Hoys. 3,->0. less '.han :)00 hoiis i:'. early; ;il kinds steady, slaurhif:- barrows and gills, sow; undV.a:;? all 16.20 ; bors 15.00- llj.'J'J. Cattle. 000: calves. GOO: odd lots and individual common and medium heifers 10.00-i4.00: beef cows quolj'br, 1 from 8.50-12.00; canncrs and cutter slurgely 0.508.25; mostly common and medium bulls offered mm 10.00-12.00; veal crs choice 19.SO: medium and goor 13 50-18.25; nominal range slaught er steers 1030-20.15: slaughter licit ers 0.50-20.15; stocker and ieedei steers 10.00-17.00. Sheep. 500; liberal sprinkling choice springers 19.50: bulk gooc and choice lots 18.50-19.50; scattering less desirable kind Hi.50 - IB.00: few feeders 12.00-Ki.QO; cull throw- outs 11.50 down; slaughter ewes mostly 7.00-H.OO; cull ewes downward to 5.00. GRAIN AND PROVISIONS Chicago, Srpt. 2p--(/h—-A strong upturn developed in all grain futures on increased volume xoday. '"Una! prices were at about the day's highs when renewed buying 37.00 up 44 Mch high 3(i.70 — low 30.1!) 3G.G570 up 4G51 May high HO.3!) — low 35.85 — last 30.3034 up 4751 J!y high 35.83 — low 35.35 — 35.83 up 48 Oct high 33.41 — low 32.R2 — 33.21) up 39 Middling spot 37.G9N tip -IK, N-norninal. last last Hal Scaife of Marvel ,Ark., although convicted in April of 1944 for the murder of his wife, Jennie the president's announcement nil Ruth Scaife, has for two years stic- the_ department like a_ bomb shelL | cess f u iiy avoided going to prison r ' " in one of the most unusual legal enlanglements in Arkansas his- With' Wallace out, Secretary of the Navy Forrcstal remains the ole holdover in the cabinel from i tory. 10 late President Roosevelt's of- cial family. Wallace was secretary of agri ry has sanctioned slave labor.' Officials familiar mS S«!a?lsls and Communists. BED 1, conducting an mlenstve pro-, election campaign in the Soviet-occupied zone o£ Germany. the use of with the dis- ullure under the late chief oxecu- ive for eight years, then moved nto the vice presidency, was _. _ ^ __ __ ^...^ __.. helved when 'Mr. Roosevelt turned t L , nce d Scaife to 10 years in prison o Truman for a running mate in on S0 cond degree murder charges 944, and subsequently re-entered following the dealhs of his wii'e and he cabinet in the commerce post. ... _- .. . Thus did the chief executive at- empt to eliminate for the future Following the conviction, the sen ny repetition of th eWallace af- tencc was confirmed by xhe Arkan ussions now going on told a re porter that an announcement probably will be issued in a week or en days, depending on the shipping situalion in the Far Pacific. These officials said it was the shipping situalion, now improving —plus the task of corraling the scatlered Japaese — that ha* been responsible for the delays. They added that they expect the task to be completed by year s end. In line with the Potsdam Big Three declaration calling upon Al lied governments to permit prison ers of war to return home, ihe tale Department's stand has been taken in the face of a strong de sire by some former occupiec countries to use the prisoners io sas Supreme court. the I Shortly thereafter additional in air. By booting Wallace from _.„...., .... „„ abinet, Mr. Truman also removed | formation was unearthed in the ,hc gag the former Iowa farmer had imposed on himself, which . j ,, _. would have held through most of then the governor, requesting a full reconstruction work. While sympathetic over th plight of these countries, the Stat Department nevertheless has take the position American en dorsement would be jnconsisten with curent UM States de mands for the repatrialion of abou Picture's Packed With Plenty Pickles at this time Assistant At torney General Earl Williams is preparing a brief in another chapter of Scaife's fight to slay :iroe. The bailie started in May of 1944 when a Phillips county jury sen his mother-in-law, Davis. Mrs. Susie "iilered Hie shorllv before the crime, and nine jurors addressed a petition to Homer M. Adkins. he fall political campaign. Wallace now is free to speak up •md to stump the country, if he chooses, in behalf of the foreign jolicy he advocates — one which snvJsions more lenient treatment of | Russia. What Ihe political effects of his removal will be remains /"or future determination. Republicans al pardon. The petition was wiled 18 Survivors Continued From Page One ?eady h"d been m; ing i uch of S'-ess the rescue team was making the ad -wXe b ^air wlllace, Cn HU-- }oward bringing out survivors vo lha,,,nn,.n h-i c i Fnllmviiir' in what the I Hi IlOatpldllC WHICH \\as eene'al v' is considered the left awaiting Ihem on a small lake five geneiauy is consicitita uie ILU ., f ° lv , tl . 0 wrf)r .i, nr i -nlnnp WHS :lnse. Wheat spurted for gains extend- ng lo 2 cents with the January contract at $1.90. At Minneapolis. September wheat nil .'J2.00. An advance in the Canadian price for cxporl wheat encouraged buying. A sharp run-up developed in September oats in the final Jew minutes of heavy short-covering. Trading in this contract onds vomorrow and open interest al Ihc starl today was large. Strength in September helped deferred months. Commission houses bought corn, where prices were the highes in several weeks. Cooler wealhei forecasts, a crop failure In Rumania and strong cash prices helpcc this grain. Spot corn, grading No 1 yellow, sold al $1.93 a bushel. Feed barley was traded more actively than in recent sessions. Wheat closed 1 1-1—2 cents high er, January $1.99, corn was up 1-1—2 3-8, January $1.37 3-8—1-2 oats gained 1-2—2 1-8, Septembc 30 1-2—34, and barley jumped 1-2—2 1-4, November 31.47. Wheat was firm today; receipts 19 cars. Corn war, .firm also; book ings 200,000 bushels; receipt 75 cars. Oats had a steady trading basis; receipts 75 cars. NEW YORK COTTON New York, Sept. 20—(/I 1 )—Cotton futures advanced sharply on a broad covering movement today, NEW ORLEANS COTTON New Orlea s, Sept. :>. -(/f')-Cot in futures closed firm $2.05 to $2.^ Which 3:30 — low 36.7 7— close 37.2930 up -41 Dec high 37.OH — low 3G.!i9 — close 37.040K up -H Mch high :',G.7f) — low 30.IB — close 36.7075 up 52 May high 3(5.44 — low 3f),89 —close 3G.3840 up 33 Jly high 35.79 — low 35.27 — close 35.7879 up 55 Spot cotton steady $2.25 a bale higher. Sales 3,751, low middling 31.85. middling 37.10, good mid dling 37.50, receipts 1.5CO, stoUJp 193.342. o— POULTRY AND PRODUCE Chicago,Sept 20 — I/V) — Live poultry unsettled; receipts trucks, no cars; fob price: roasters, fryers, and broilers 38 - 39 ;t others unchanged Butler, firm; receipls 337,150; tde unchanged Eggs, top I'irm; receipt 8.373; U -S extras 1 and 51-545; U S extras 3 and 4 44 455; U S standards 1 and 2 44; U S standards 3 and 4 41 - 435i current receipts 41-44; dirties 3;w 35; checks 32-34 •-• "•' "•' • "• ~O ' ""~ unlor -Senior P. T. A. Meeting Thursday I The Junior -Senior High School P. T. A. held its tirsl regular meet- ftm M the new school year on • "' at the High The meeting as opened with prayer by Miss T. L. Perkins. Mrs. S. A. Whit few read the president's message. | The president Mrs. P. J. Holt presided and conducted a short business session. Mrs. Holt an- ilounccd the new Study, "To Serve the Present Age." The new officers and committee chairman were introduced. Plans were discussed ibr the years work. Superintendent James H. Jones jfyje on, "Present Needs of the 'Schools In Hope District". Mr. 'i pncs stressed the need of as| ^ssed valuation of property and \ rgod the P. T. A. to assist in this \lii\\ work. | "Principal. Dolphus' Whilten, Jr., spoke on the needs of Junior-Sen- injr, High School and chose as his tppic, "Problems of Recrcalion." Sir. Whitten told of the adjust livents necessary in dealing willi flic age group of 12 to 22 year old [tudcnts. teachers of Junior Senior School were introduced r. Whilten. Mrs. Arch Moore Introduced new P. T. A. members. f. In the room count of mothers .tiic dollar was awarded to Miss iPcrkins room. The meeting was j\ycll attended. family. Mr. and Mrs. Weldon Taylor left Friday for a two weeks vacation trip in the Ozarks. They will visit Mr. and Mrs. Bobby ncyncrson in Springs before returning Eureka home. Mrs. Leon Martin left today for her home in Shrcvcport, Louisiana after a weeks visit with Mr. and Mrs. P. W. Taylor here. lAnderson Baptist Church Entertained Training Union. Th jrtcrsi The TrainTng Uniqn of the Anon Baptist church of Fairview Commuily was entertained with a Siyjincr roast on the lawn of Ihe hVffic of Mr. and Mrs. Bill Waldon pn Thursday evening. S Inlcrcsling games and contsts j,Vcrc enjoyed under the direction of Edward Hay, president of the union. 'Jerry Powell, group captain made the awards to the winners. j: About fifly members enjoyed the occasion. i Washington by JANE EADS Washington — Thieves visit to the Alexandria, Va., home if Thurman Arnold, one • time :rust buster of the Department of Justice. They hooked a savor> ham weighing more than 25 pounds This was the second time law breakers had visited the home o Arnold, who is now in private lav. practice. The first time was only a couple of weeks before. Ninctcei chickens and one turkey were stolen. The mcanies halted only 100 yards away from the Ariiolc home, cleaned Ihe fowl and let only Uic feathers. II mighl have been worse, sa Ihe Arnolds. There arc Iwo biggc and boiler hams slill hanging in the -attic which the boys overlooked. , Under the heading "Telephone Rccoring Devices," Ihe War Depa ilmenl recently sent out a new directive. It is Ihe essence of politeness. It asks all officers and employees not to record any more telephone conversations coming in over the department's phones without first being sure to tip off the person at the other end of Ihe line. This follows on Ihe heels of the me and cry raised by members of Congress when it was brought out before the Mead Investigating Committee thai recording devices were attached to many War Dc- partmenl phones. Some of Ihe congressmen called Ihis business "wire lapping." Others complained thai it was "mcran.". . . "Up and Atom" is the title of a movie which the National Committee on Atomic Information and other groups arc showing pup which followed a killer, only to die from a bullet wound through the head, may lead officers to the solution of a slaying in Boonc ounty Tuesday. Omcr Thomason, 22, was killed s he was milking a cow in his jam, seven miles south of Alpem 'ass. Officers said he was sho rom behind with a .22 calibre rifle In their investigation officer irrested Calvin Kenneth Goggin !), and his foster parclsn,.Mardi 9, and his foster parents, Mr. ant Mrs. Ed Goggin. They havn -als ound Ihc body of the pup. shot hrough Ihe head with a .22 call- ore bullet. The officers theorize' Short Schedule for Guernsey Public Schools Beginning next Monday both Guernsey Schools will begin operating on "Short Schedule" for a three week period. Guernsy Schools will open at B'OO a. m. and continue until 1:40 in the afternoon. This schedule will enable many students to help in gathering crops and will help our schools "maintain Ihcir attendance. , All parents are urged to keep their children in school in ordei lhal children may mecl the re quircmcnls in attendance for the .hat the pup followed the killer md was destroyed. in a late development, the of- ,'iccrs have located a .22 calibre ,-il'lc near the body of th ctlog, and 'hey reported thai young Goggins mid' admitted ownership of the ,veapo. LI. Alan .R. Tcmplelpn of the Arkansas slalc police will make bal- .islic lesls of the rifle and bullets •ecovcrcd from Thomason's body ,ind the dogs head, but the tests ,vill nol be completed until next iveoU. ,-vleanwhilc, young Goggins '.icld in Pulaski county jail for jafe keeping, and his foster par onts arc held in Ihe jail here. South Dakota is called the coyote stale. Guam is the largest of the Ma riana islands. Golden rod is the slate flower o Seward Eriekson, Hot Springs Native, Dies Hoi Springs, Ark., Sept. 20—(/Pi— Sewaul J. Krickson, Mot Springs •es-ident since 'ISiUJ, died at his lorne yesterday, lie was a former "iarland county clerk. -o— Fulbright Says U. S. Has Been too Lenient With Reds Camclen, Sepl. in —(/I') -- The United Slates has been loo lenient with Russia, which "had grabbed off a lot of territory and wants more,' 'believes Sen. J. W. Ful- biighl ID-Ark). Alabama. The cactus is' the stale flower of •md we urge Ihc parents to co operate by keeping all children in school. o Adoption Problem Overruled by Judge Speer i El Dorado, Sept. 20—(/I 1 )-—An Arkansas law authorizing Slalc Juvenile Depart investigations into adoplion mailers was ruled unconstulional by Union county Probate Judge W. A. Specr yesterday. The order was issued on the court's own motion and s.iol in connection wilh any case. Judge Specr held that all such investigations by the Juvenile Dc- partmenl are "null and void and of no force and effect.'.He directed the county probate clerk -io discon- copies of adoption petitions, tinuc furnml the department copies of adoption petitions. Declared unconstilulionallas section four, Act 137 of 1935. Broadway By JACK O'BRIAN New York — Helen Traubcl, who warbles Wagncrian arias a\ the Met in a fashion which makes the long hairs jitter strictly in the swoon tradition, gels just as cxcil ed at a baseball game as the daf fiest Dodger fan. This year, however, she had to curtail her baseball enthusiasm At an early spring game in St ' -ouis, where .she'd been on Navy Plans to Send Plane on 2000 Mile Trip wing branch of Ihe Democratic party. the wreckcd 1>iane WaS Mr. Truman's statement had Coast guard planes which had been definilely in Ihe Cards since | planned lo fly over the crash scone last night. Word had come from Paris o fthe grave concern in inc. American delegation over the ap- medical supplies if needed were parent divergence of views in the | grounded by a cold mist which re morning lo drop additional walkie-talkie batleries, yood, and along with a second list signed by 1,800 citizens of Phillips county asking that Scaife be freed. However, the prosecuting at tor- Washington. Sept. 19 —•(#}— The navy took aim on a long distance flight record today with plans, to send a two-engined flying boat .9.000 miles from Perth, Australia; to^ Seattle late this month. • W' The non-stop hop would better the mark of slightly more thau 8,000 miles held by an Army B-2!) which flew from Guam to Washington. A P2V Neptune modified to carry extra fuel will make the try, Vice Adm. Arthur W. Radford, deputy chief of naval operations, disclosed last night. The trip to Seattle is expected to lake -H hours jind the pilot will have authority to continue inland if he wishes. ' Radford said Ihe fiighl wasjirta ended primarily to lesl plane en* urance, crew faligue and new avigalional methods and thai any coord sel would be incidental'. The army hopes to boost the dis- ance record as soon as weather ermits with aa 10,000-mile B-29 light from Hawaii lo Cairo via the lorlh polar regions. o i Tax Reduction on : Pipeline Heard at Little Rock 4 New Moulding just arrived. Neat Work . . Quick Service Hempstead County Lumber Co. », Phone 89 Ihcir campaign to present iacts of Ihe atomic age to the public. In 1880, 15 in every 100 women of working age worked outside the home; in 1940, 26 in every 100 women of working age worked outside the home, says the Women's Bureau, U. S. Department of Labor. In 1HHO, 15 in every 100 workers were women. In 1940, in every 100 workers, 24 were women. The bureau predicts thai by 191)0 in every 100 workers, 28 will be women. In home interviews wilh women who planned -lo continue working, in 10 war-production areas in 1944 and 1945, Ihc Wom'en's Bureau found lhal most women work to support themselves and their pendents. dc- L ^B/r^ssr. r*' ^~ --V. ** Precocious Johnny Panepir.to perchts pi-eumioiis.y upci £2 * pre| of J\ pere upcn as pretty a " " bushel . ito's proud-as-Punch papa twejj plan and, temj Dod} Corr B* caus fcrci men bly Quake in Region of Chile Is Reported by Navy Miami, Fla., Sept. 19-W-Marion H. Gilrnore 01 the Navy's rn.i- crcse-smograph center reported a "large 1 earthquake was recorded on naval instruments at !:.« a. ni. EST., 12:55 a. m. CST today. The center was 5,000 kilometers from Miami and possibly was .n Chile said Gilmoro. The shock readjustment is going, on v/ji recorded at ihc micro-seismu- «:::i.r, c'.-!i'.'jr al the Richmond Naval Air Suaion. Miami: at Guarita 1'iE.rr.fj Feat's, Gilt." of the boeri ; The time very -• Eav. Cuba, and al ,, Puerto Rico. Roosevelt . definite center iot located but pretty 800,000 Japanese troops canturec by the Red Army in Manchuri and northern Korea. The task of rounding up the Japanese in southeast Asia fell to the British Tommies in that area — the Southeast Asia Command—with General MacArthur's headquai'ters responsible for providing the shipping for repatriation. Bearing directly on the reported speed-up decision is the breakdown in negotialions between Russia and MacArthur representatives earlier this year over the estimated 800,000 Japanese troops held by Soviet forces. Ambassador George Atcheson, Jr., chief of MacArthur's diplomatic section, told newsmen -.several days ago that had informed General Kuzma Derevyanko, Soviet member of the Allied council, that shipping was available i'or repatriation of all Japanese from the Asiatic continent. Derevyanko was reported to have taken the position that he was authorized to discuss the repatriation of only .Japanese civi lians from north Korea, and "cer tain Japanese civilians i'rom soutl Manchuria.' Aichesons aclion in throwing the spotlighl on the former Jaaanese troops still in Russian hands wa tantamount to diplomatic pressur uponlhe Soviel government. But, at the same time, the spot light reflected upon the delay i returning Japanese in Anglo-Amei ican territory. Hence diplomatic of ficals acknowledged that this country was anxious to avoid any pot-calling-the-kettle- black argument by Russia. o cabinel over foreign policy. Male Species May N of Have io Go Naked This Winter Chicago, Sepl. 20 — (/P) — There will be enough men's clolncs in Ihe nalions retail clothing stores this winter so that "no consumer will have to go naked,' 1 says the president of the Nalional Associa- lion of Relail Clothiers and Furnishers. Morris R. Myers, president of Ihe association representing most of the country's 35,000 retail mens clothing stores, gave this outlook for men's clothing following a meeting yesterday of the group's board of directors: Slocks of men's suits, topcoats and overcoats will gradually improve in the next six to nine months. Until the end of thai period the .Jemand will keep stores from building up reserves. The shortage of mens furnishings — shirts, handkerchiefs, socks, underwear —can be relieved in much shorter time because less skill is re quired in manufacturing them. Myers said production already is above the 1939 level but that shortage of labor in the needle trades is the chief bottleneck in clothing production. ... RETRIEVER deep below the surface in Flori- Hollywood, Calif., Sept. 13 — (fP)— da" he said. "They definitely are Ml , s Do ris Hobson's dog, Duffy ••Thc-ro scientist for the first ej.-.f-.i.d lhat .':fcverfii ;..:d ij'i'ic'iiy local earth \jr---n recorded. > i:o doubt that Eorr.e within the Florida peninsula, but ra t e s an extra ration of hard-to-get are so minor that they cannot .be hamburger. felt We only know they are going Mrs Hobson discovered the dia on because of recordings on our monc j m her engagement ring was instruments. The last of these local | m i ss i n g after a shopping trip. Her •quakes was recorded night.' The apple blossom is the flower of Arkansas. Tuesday husband and three sisters accompanied her on a fulile search and relurned home gloomily. Duffy was there to greet them, but he had something wrong with state one foot. Wedged in Ihe paw was the missing diamond. Q — What are slore windo mannequins made of? A— Most nowadays are papier mache. Q — How long will pepper keep? A — Indefinilely —a hundred years or so. Q — Whul stale has Ihe lowest percentage of illiteracy? A—Iowa. Population is 2,500,000. duccd visibility almost to zero. It was known only U^ three American soldiers were tho ?irst to reach the wrecked piano, and that they found survivors beside its partially burned ntselage. Later, another soldier, a civilian, and an army doctor, who were part of the same rescue leam bul had taken a different route to the plane, reached it. It was believed probable, on the basis of knowledge of the area in which Ihe plane was down ,that Ihc rescue leam and survivors were making their way over rough ground toward Ihe wailing PBY. Bul il was nol certain, in view of 10 low visibility, how soon after ley reached it the plane would be bl'e to take off for the night here. he PBY could carry IS persons t a lime. Al least five and possibly seven f the 45 persons aboard the giant, our-ongined Douglas Skymasler urvived when il plunged lo earth arly Wednesday in a heavily- vooded area 22 miles southeasl of icre, near 1,700-fool Ml. Peyton. The survivors will be flnwn her y plane today. Another plane slood ready lo fly those needinr: lospilalizalion to Argenlia, 160 niles away. Pilots flying over the area yesterday spoiled five persons, two men, two women and a chitc't, three of whom waved vigorously. Another pilot reported lie saw three persons near the wrecked plane and four others walking about four miles others walking There also was a possibilily tha some of the survivors might have made their way to lumber camps known to be in thai area. First contact was made wilh llu survivors at 7 p. m. EDT yesler day when a rescue parly fron Fort McAndrew, composed of U. S. Army officer, a coast guan search and rescue officer and i Newfoundland guide, reached Ih scene of Ihe disaster. They were able lo report onl. meager details to the plane lha landed them on a lake five miles distant before the batleries in their walki-lalkie radio gave out. They did not report how many had survived Ihe crash. ney pointed out that Scaife had still lo face murder charges in the death of his mother-in-law. So the governor, following a public hearing, stayed his sentence pending trial Tor the second death. But this summer, after ihree terms of court passed without action being taken, court dismissed all charges and Rcaife believed he was free. But not so. No sooner were charges in one case dropped ihan the prosecuting attorney asked 'ihe court to cornmil the Marvel mar to Ihe pcnitcniary on he olc charge—and Ihe court agreed. Now Scaife has appealed to Ihe Supreme court, contending '.hat Uie lower court had no jurisdiction aft er such a long passage of unie The high court will write Ihe fina chapter sometime Ihis /all. Meanwhile, Scaife is i'ree under $5,000 bond. Little Rock, Sept. 20 —(/P)—The ^econstruclion Finance Corpora- ion's application : ? or reduction of i $4,760,000 tax assessment on the Big and Liltlc Inch pipelines in Arkansas was heard yesterday- by Public Service Commissioner Richard McCulloch. RFC contends that the pipelines are personal properly and nol subject lo taxation. A ruling will be made later by the cpm- mission. o AV Q — Does Ihe U. S. have an ec" nomic stake in Italy? A — Investments totaled about $5,000,000 before the war. Bul since 1943 the U. S. has poured more than $700,000,00 worth of goods into Italy. Q—Who are Ihe members of the OPA Decontrol Board? A — Roy L. Thompson, Chairman, Daniel W. Bell, George H. Mead. 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Delivered for.... $145 OTOR (0, DOROTHY DIX Neglected Mistre Dear Dorothy Dix: Have I a right lo insist that my boy friend of seven years should choose between his wii'e and me? She has a good job and no children. Does no housework Spends all of her money oia herself. He pays Ihc bills and hangs his hat there because he is afraid she will humiliate him and he may lose his job if he clears out. Is he a spineless jelly-fish, or am PUZZLED PAULINE Answer: I think you are not only spineless, bul brainless lo waste sc vcn years on a man who so plainly shows you thai he has no intention whatever of. legitimizing your relationship. Surely you must have seen enough of life lo know that most of the married men who have at'f aris with other women-have ne. id ea in Ihc world of divorcing Iheii wives . On the contrary, they are clining to their skirts because lha keeps them from having to marr> their mistresses. So when a married man tells hi weetie how he longs to marry hci nd how cruel his wife is in not g' •ing him a divorce, don't be dum nough to believe him. In these day if easy divorce it wouldn't tak 'our boy friend seven years to fin iomc way to break his marriage bond il he wanted to. WASTE NO MORE TIME My advice to you is to wast 10 more lime upon him. Bul don you think you could be bolter en ployed than in trying to break concert engagement, she scrccchec ler tonsils into a misty hoarse loss which cost her money il ibandoned appearances; so sh doesn't sec a game any more ur less she knows she'll have a wee or two lo real up at'cr ycllin lier head off. Helen has two hobbies — mu sic and baseball. She insists musi still is a hobby despite its bcin her gainful occupation. So she co lects every record. she likes unl al this point she could use anothc whole apartment just lo store he >vax collection. To hobbyb.c her diamond yen, Melon collect,; signed baseballs and f^oes after players' signatures like ' ' • - ' • The Doctor Says: By William A. O'Brien, M. D. Written for NEA Service Excessive weight gain in pregnancy results from self in-dutgencc by expectant mothers who have been told that they are "eating for two " Obstetricians have found that the weight of the newborn child is seldom affected by how much ic mothers eats, except in the asees of extreme deficiency. Total weight gain in pregnancy vcragcs 28 pounds. (The weight ain should not be allowed to cx- ced 25 per cent of the mother's riginal weight.) At birth, the in- rcase in weight is accounted for ..s follows -.infant, afterbirth and membranes, 11 pounds; uterous 2% lounds ; breasts, 3 pounds; slo age of protein, 4 pounds; incrc- ise in liauid portion of blood and issue fluTd, 71-2 pounds. The average mother leaves the hospital af- cr the birth of her child weighing within a pound or two of her pre- jrcgntincy weight. t's Easy To Over-Eat Expectant mothers are urged by .heir physicians to replenish inch tissues without adding additiona jody fat. Many women through bore clorn develop the habit of eating be twccn meals or going down at ni ght for raids on the icebox. The Sunday School Lesson (International Sunday Lesson for Sept. 22) Lesson ful freedom of thought and nction, or seeks in an^ way to deprive me- of my civil rights and privilieges. But dislikes easily develop into- attentive husband usually indulges his wife at this time by searching the stores for things which she fancies. This is commendable practice unless it results in excessive weight gain or interference with regular meals. Too lilllc gain may be just as undesirable as too much. An increase in weight in normal pregnancy is inevitiblc; failure to gain actually means loss. Recent studies have •shown that mothers on deficient diets may harm their babies, as Ihe felus is cssenlially a parasite as far as nulrilion is concerned. If Ihe mother has the food, the baby will get it, but if she camwt supply it, ho will have lo go without. Such infants may be nearly normal in deficiencies Jesus and Law of Stranger Scriplure: Exodus 22:21; Deuteronomy 24:14, 15; Matthew 25:34-41 By WILLIAM E. GILROY, D.D. The treatment of minorities is a vexed and troubled issue in our modern world. Prejudice and ha- w nas m ,,. lu trcd have occasioned colossal siif- Wnal depths of art fering and tragedy The Jews, who | jn the backgrounds enunciated as indicated in the bcrip i . )can immigrant! urc passages in our lesson Jie Jaw i . undeveloped of kindliness and fairness toward •'.--.he stranger, arc the chief victims of this murderous inhumanity. Even in the United Slates, and n a measure in Canada, where we lave prided ourselves on the democratic achievement of enabling persons of widely varied sort sin j jrigin, race and creed ,lo live amicably together, the monstrous ogre of prejudice against minorities has raised ils vile, denunciatory voice. The law of the stranger is something to be studied, not only in relation to a far-off time in Israel, but as something vitally aff- ecling every modern community. It is interesting.to note the ground on which the law of the stranger of Israel was based, viz., that the Jews had themselves been strangers in Egypt. People do not commonly profit so well and favorably from their own experience. It is often those who have been the victims of racial and social prejudice who are most relcntlelss in their prejudice against others. In a Connecticut! town some years ago, a local citizen remarked to me upon the fact that the most prej hates. They ought not to be ered, and instead We ought to study the ways of understanding and liking ones another. Differences often become a cause of better mutual appreciation, when they are understood. What a heritage the Jew has brought to our civilization! hs of art and culture are kgrounds of every Euro•' What rich, and ^ resources arc in Ihe Negro cheerfulness and rhythmic beauty o' music and song that have survived many decades of slavery! There is no minority el- menl that has not an essential contribution lo make to a fullorbed democracy. There ought to be no strangers in a democracy, where the law of a common humanity should rule, In a perfect society it would be said lo all : "Ye arc no more strangers and foreigners but fellow citizens" (Ephcsians 2:19). up another woman's homc'.'ln case you !<ot your jelly-fish, how would you like 'il if some other husband-snat- tricd to get him away from I What a Big Jar of High Quality MOROLINE j Petroleum Jelly 1 for minor burns— IciiU.bruiaes.cliafes, I ubruBiuna, anil siin- |ljlo irritutod skin. You Get For ONLY 10c Dcar^borolhy Dix: I am no long- in my twenties and .am still un- iarricd.1 have a nice position in i office, bul I am made very un- appy by being made Ihc bull of lol'of kidding because I am singe. 1 am always being asked when am going lo be married, and I imply can't take it any longer .iaybe I am too sensitive to rcma- ks like this, but I cannot turn a caf ear to this. How can I answer these boys nd girls wha make my life a bur : len to me. DISCOURAGED Answer: Why don'l you kid back, or kidders can never stand being uddcd them selves? The weapon is n your own hands, if only have the ici ve lo use it. The next lime one of Iho men ask you when you are ;oing la be married, say: "Well, ^weetheart, I am just waiting for you to sel Ihe dale." And be sure lo lell some of Ihe girls, in confidence, that you and John, or Tom , or Bill or whatever the kid- crs name is, are engaged. Or you might lell the- kidder lhat you are waiting to marry until you could afford to support a husband. That, you could hold him if he happened to be gelling a smaller salary than you do. Think up what is the vanity spot in any one of ihcse men and louch il on Ihe raw and he will let you aT- one. you have lo make himafraid of Ihc comeback. Of course, no man who was a gentleman or had any decent feeling would try to humiliate you as these men are doing. So you needn't be careful of their feelings. But can't you see that you arc asking for the punishment you el by wrilhing under it? The minute you can laugh it off they will slop? Dear Miss Dix: The boy I am engaged lo always flirls and neglecU me for other girls when we go oul together. He also has the habit o: standing me up. Will he carry 01 these habits after we arc married' WORRIED LOVF.r Answer: Yes, only more KO. Evidently he considers himself a dev il among the ladies, and when r man has that obsession he neve gels il over it. You will be very fou ish if you marry a boy who neglect and humiliates you just to tickl his own vanity. (Released by The Bell Syndicate Inc.) ' ike a real autograph hound wait- weight but may show ng for Van or Lana in .front of j n other ways, '.he Stork, Twenty - one or Toots Gain Should Be Gradual Shor's. Weight gain in pregnancy should "I have baseballs signed by Ty jbe gradual and persistent. (Exccs- uobb .Babe Ruth. Lou Gchrig, give gain should be called to ihe Leo Durochev. Dizzy Dean, Bob ;it.lention of Ihe physician in charge Feller, Joe DiMaggio. Ernie Bon- Expectant mothers need plenty of nani and loads more," she boast- protein in the form of meat, eggs, ed. "And if you can call listening fish, and milk, certain cereals, and udiced people againsl the Italian immigrants were the children of the '.'paddy-Irish," whose parents had been subject to socail taboo generation earlier. Where differences are groat, likes and dislikes are not unnatural, and Ihcy might not be a matter for great concern if they did not occasion irrational, unjust and persecuting altitudes' and actions. It may be of litllc moment whether my neighbor likes me or not, bul it becomes' of great importance if he talks againsl me, if ho stirs up hatred of me in others, and especially if he interferes with my right- NEVER TOO OLD ETC Los Angeles, Sept. 20 — Iff*} — James M. Montee has a new pilot's license at the age of 84. Montee. who leased a barley field in 1922 and converted it inlo what is the present home of Douglas Aircraft Company, had a license but it lasped during the war after he had logged 300 hours. A former stage coach driver, Monlee soloed on his ,60th birthday anniversary. to the games on hobby. I do that up to the old family tradition of following the St. Louis Curdinals -and Browns." This Brunnhilde of the blcach- Ihe radio, a vegolables. In Ihc old days moth- rying to live_ | were warned about dangers "of eating too much meal at this time, but mothers who get extra ration of meat do best. Minerals such as calcium, iron, crs has been a baseball i'an since, phosphorus, and others can be sup five, she iook in plied by the diet. Milk and certain when she her first baseball game on the same day. "Having two firsts thrust on me al such ; count foi twosome itill haven't entirely changed my mind. They do belong together. They're both fun." A full day for Helen would be 'concert and her first | vegetables arc good scources of iron. Extra fruit will not only supply susceptible ago may ac- minerals and vitamins, but it will my early belief that the also be ,a laxative. Cooked fruits how went together. 11 twice a day my obviate the use of cathartics. ACTS ON THE KIDNEYS To increase flow of urine and relieve irritation of the bladder from excess acidity in the 'urine Are you suffering unnecessary distress, bucltachb, run-down feeling and dlscorn- fort from excess acidity in the urine? Arc, you disturbed nights by a frequent desip) to pass water? Then you should knovr about that famous doctor's discovery — DR. KILMER'S SWAMP ROOT —that thousands say givss blessed relief. Swamp Root in % carefully blended combination of 16 herbs, roots, vegetables, balsams. Dr. Kilmer's is not harch or habit-forming in nny way. Many say its marvelous effect It amazing. All druggists sell Swamp Root. Question: I have been given some clothes which were worn by a wo, to have Wagnerian wolf calls man wro had cancer. Arc they da tossed at her by Big Boy Lauritz ngerous? Mclchior in an evening perform- Answer; No, cancer is not con. ancc at Ihe Met, following an nf-1 tagious. lernoon game between the Cards FIND CURB FOR MISERY DUE TO NASAL CONGESTION Supply Rushed llcrc—Sufferers Rejoice Relief at last from the torture oE sinus trouble, catarrh, nnd h.-'.y fever due to nasal congestion is seen today in reports of success with a formula \vhich has the ii<y,ver to reduce nasal congestion. Men and women who suffered with arrunizinu ainus hc.-.d- tchcs, clogged nostrils, rinsing cnrache, nwkine "nil snc<!::inpt misery nnv.- tell ni blessed relief after using it. KLOiiONOL -.ists ?o.OO, but considerinK results expcri- nced by users, this is not expensive ami mounts to only n few pennies per ilnsc. I {LOKONOL (raution, use only nr, direcU-i) iold with strict moncyback irniirantec by J. P. COX DRUG STORE Mail Orders Filled -o- alid the Giants al Ihe Polo I COSTLY MELON Grounds. . Hastings, Ncbr,, Sept. 20 j.—(/P)— ..'But the way I scream at the when Newton D. Adcbck caught a ghrrios, I'd have lo have a gag in man attempting to take a water my mouth, else I would sound melon from his fruit stantl he askec like Jimmy Dtirantc playing | the embarrassed stranger to pay for the melon. "How much?' demanded the in truder, edging away. "One dollar,' Adcock said, "bu I should have an extra dollar for to Isolde to Laurila' Tristan." Miss Traubel would like ear more baseball songs. "Why can't baseball be com- inod 'with music?" she demands. Football has football songs, rac ig lias racing songs, sailing ils ailing songs bul if you ask a man standing in the rain arguing wilh you." The man handed Adcock two —the one thai always seems \plbills, jumped inlo a car and drove e in Ihe street — to name more away. songs, he can't] Then Adcock looked at the cur- Docs Ycsor Bach Gel Tired? A SPENCER will relieve back- fatigue—give you restful posture. MRS. RUTH DOZIF.R 216S. Hervey Phone 942-J YOUR FORD DEALER. limi two baseball ,o il. So I'd like lo be one of Ihe roncy — and discovered that one of voices calling ::or a baseball ihc bills was a $20 bill ,lhe second on;;, please." Helen says that if someone should write another baseball song anywhere nearly as good .'is •Take Me Out to the Ball Game" ir "Casey at the Bat,' '"they \yill uivc 'Chiquila Banana' overnight." $1. -o— Colorado has a Wild Horse, Idaho a Wildhorsc, California a White Horse, South Dakota a Whitehorsc and Missouri a Zebra dwarfed | among Ihcir communities. !'§ Laughter Copyright 1940 by NEA Service By ALICE M. LAVESICK t/ou are cordially invited *~r to attend the FORMAL OPENING TUliSDAY. SlHTHMbLK 2-lth AT 6iy MAIN STRICT LITTLli ROCK greatly cnl.irgcd, ulira-inoJcrn jewelry More, which most beautifully appointed in the South and complete with desirable XXIX Theie was a long silence in the room, while 1 sal staring unseeingly al the books before me along the walls. Even after the two men had loll the living room, 1 did nol move until Ellen came to find me and to tell me; dinner was ready. Kllen said 1 looked tired and pale lo her and she was glad il was vacation. She that 1 took plenty lore me was the Miss Charlotte 1 had known that first summer—that, indeed, it still was lhal summer. So vivid was Ihis sensation that when I raised my head to see Doctor Franklin standing beside me, for o brief moment I did not recognize him. Then the feeling passed and 1 was aware of my surroundings once more and of whal il really meant lo have Miss Charlotte there and to be waiting for her to open her eyes. Waiting to see what effect the double shock would have on her poor mind that had been so long clouded. near lime for my would see to it of rest she told me. And it was one clay that same WL-ek that Father Gene spoke his mind lo me again, when he paused at my desk ai S.iinl Gregory's. "4 'hope you don't intend lo spend your vacation at Innisfail, Cecelia,' he said severely. "You look washed to me and your eyes are loo big for your face. Go along lo Ihe beach :i'or your- I and let the good sea breezes l.ilo>.v some of thois place oul of your system." And this mm; 1 heeded his advice. So, for the firsl lime since 1 had known Innihfail, [ went 1 to Ihe North shore lo spend my vvic- iilion at a summer luiU'l instead of .-.laying with Ellen. i spent hours sitting watching Ihe waves dash againsl. Ihe big rocks along the shore, and swam a little, bul not much. I nail played bridge afternoons \\ilh three ancient Bos- liinions.wlui considered themselves evtremt'ly clemucralic in allowing .1 nicie nurse to sit at their table and listen to lhe.ii' polite insults to each ollic-r. When 1 left. 1 h;id gained Iwo Ijoiiiids, had acquired a little muddy sunburn I Iried to convince myself burned to the ground and lhal Miss Charlotte was a patient there at Saint Gregory's And, at once, all other considerations fell away. As soon as I could arrange il. I went up to the maternity floor where they had taken her for lack of room elsewhere. Standing by her bed, gazing down on the slill lovely face, I had the strange sensation thai the past ten years were a dream that here be- The Wisest People Bring Their Cars Home To Their FORD Dealers For Service ' I could hardly bear pensc. 1 stood there. the sus my hands clenched al my sides, and prayed as I had never done before, while Doctor Franklin gravely took Charlotte's pulse and watched her closely. I was vaguely aware that the door had opened, that others had come into Ihe room. 1 did nol even turn my head to sec who they were, thought I knew Ihe doc- lor had motioned for silence. And then I forgol everything except lhal Charlotte's eyes were open ing. They were opening and they were not blank. Puzzled but not blank —not blank. And slill I could not move. Had she really come oul of the dark forest in which she had •.va.= a tun. ard had a nodding ac- -- — —-- ..... , , ,, ... uith a half do/en or so I been wandering.' And would she stay—would she stay? 'i saw Charlotte turn her head on her pillow quaintance men Kiiesth .>!" which the hotel bour.u'd. linked, 1 miyht well have been o! the saiuu vintage as my ;!nvi> coi'inaninMs 1 rom Boston. .1 .smiled ;° bit Mieepishly to myself on IK' wuy li.nne al .he thought of how disappointed Falher (''.(.•in.' wa.s '-;<iiny to be when I lokl him ihul I'HMiiilil night.; and the ;.u'.i:id ni' lu'iit-iin-'ii'iiii music at the IH'U ! hud nn (.'fleet at all. Father Gene \\nuld U- resinned now lo the I'.ti't lhal 1 u us hojieli.'.-:;. And then, nil my arrival at Hie in s|iilal. i heard Ihe uslnnnd- inu nvv,a lhat imiisfail hud to see who was in Ihe room. 11 was then lhal 1 lifted my . eyes and found lhal Mark and Kl- len were there. And then my heart quickened its beat, for just behind them blood Colin. Colin KiUgerald, even more br- on/.ed than 1 remembered, more broad-shouldered, with a touch of gary at his temples and a few faint line's around his d.irk eyes, guziny at Charlotte and, like myself, hardly daring to believe what ho saw. i,To Be Concluded.) Your Ford Dealer for over 28 Years Phones 277,278 220 East 2nd Street Wanted! Dimensions Week PATMOS

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