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'••wwwfc*^^ <V»*W*tttt*#ii***^*&ll*^VWfr<^ M &^l^W+W***& t I* Pdge two HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS 1 V ie V America's Gangsters Could WaVe r: Made Same Story as j ,»<*-^»», "•*'*»• • • • the Dead Nazi Leaders W » » a * * • . • By J. M. ROBERTS, JR. v AP Pqrelffn Affairs Analyst '""gSUBStrtutlrta for MacKeniie) -"""'* if '" America's gangsters had maved on Washington in the- '20s, .'taken over the government and «.»than<.raised their sights to cover the -otyhtrfftt world, their story would ,'ftatl^By'have-bcen more incredible than the' chapter in history writ- •f^rt by the Men who died today in Nuremberg. .,,For all the mad doctors of fiction who practice fiendish experi- on helpless patients, for all . despots of history who made tJeath the only drbiter of their disputes, for all the stiperstition- /crazed who have sought to^propiti- aite their gods with human sacri- * fice. for aU the crimes into which -,*tneniHave been led by their avar- ihese men of Nazidom provid- n match. When Robert Ingersoll stood be'•fore the tomb of Napoleon he "thought of all the widows and s/orcndhs he had made, of the tears .that "had been shed for his glory." ( :-.These Nazis who this morning wswunj! on the - Nuernberg gibbet *and .Hermann Goering, who " p'oi- f sewed "himself, conspired with a "man 'Who they hoped would be a •'rtpV^and grpiter Napole'oh, but -" <?ho flopped. They elicited plenty of -tears, but no glorj*. They were at the end what they were at the be- "gmntng — gallows-bait. Even Goer- ang,- a -suicide, wound up on a ^streteher. beneath the gallows on ' -Which this- colleagues died. . in. l^gm purists probably will argue for/years over. whether these men should -have been hanged. There are those w,ho say, citing legal prec edents ,whicri they consider solid, that these' men were convicted of acts which were not illegal when committed^ that you must create your law before jt canYbe broken. They will admit that aggression by Germany was a violation of inter- "nathonat law by the state, but say , J&a t,the state is not the sum total of individuals chosen to adminis- ,rt — - that the state is a corporation embodying the aspirations of i millions of stockholders, and that • no- 'international law had made its : managers personally responsible. " Others uphold the Nuernberg - verdcts - as conforming to the - growth of all law. They say that i in, certain circumstances the com- i.mxinitX-.itself has the right to de- cidje \yhen aggravated - acts have reached the.. point of .criminality, <•>- .example musti.be made, -•andx-a, precedent established. . - jfThere.. is a field of • Anglo-Saxon ; law -.known as "equity," covering •litigation, over situations that are ,tinot themselves .covered by law. In -•this, field courts decide the' dis- •gufes.on the basis of generally ac- X c'epted-standards of wring and ":-'TheJnternational court at-Nuern- . t berg, m effect, applied the rules -'o/.-equrty. The result makes the leaders^ valuable for the first <— as warnings to future rulers that the world- has hardened its heart against .aggressors. Hope Star Star of Hope 1899; PreM 1927, Consolidated January 18, 192f Published every weukday afternoon by STAR PUBLISHING CO. C. E. Palmer, President Alex. H, Washburn, Secretary-Treasurer at the Star building 212-214 South Walnut Street. Hcpr. Art. Alex. H. Woshbum, Editor & Publisher Paul H. Jones, Managing Editor George W. Hosmer. Mech. Supt. Jess M. Davis, Advertising Manager Emma G. Thomas, Cashier Entered as second class,matter at tha Post Office at Hope, Arkansas, under fhd Act of March 3, 1897. (AP>--W.eons Associated Press. . (NEA!—Means Newspaper Enterprlw .Association. Subscription Rates: (Always Payable In Advance): By city carrier per week 20c; per month 85c. Mail rates—in Hempstead. Nevada, Howard, 'Miller and LaFayette counties, $4.50 per year; elsewhere $8.50. National Advertising Representative — Arkansas Dailies. Inc.; Memphis Tenn., iterick Build.ng; Chicago, 400 Norh Michman Avenue; Nev fork City, 292 Madison ••we.; Detroit, Mich., 2842 V\. Grand Blvd.: Oklahoma City. 314 Terminal Blda New Orleans. 722 Unior, St Member, of The Associated Press: The Associated Press is exclusively entitled to the use for republication of all news dis- jatches credited to it or not otherwise credited in this paper and also the local lews published herein. jug ever discovered*in -the middle ANN UAU ARKANSAS LIVESTOCK NewShow-Grount West Roosevelt at J)enison on General Admission to 6r«irJs Adulrs40< •' • •Childreo 14* Merchants and Manufacturers $*&' •ft * premiums for Arkansas CHAMPIONSHIP * as «oi OE o * s;^ ^Cfct* **" 3SS ^55^ The ^r ..' • , .•'—.-:, -and r ., ••.' ' - •"-•: ''• -, "or .••$7.500 ,r. Cosh Prizes America Has Plenty of Super-Bombs By ELTON C. FAY Washington, Oct. 16 —W)— The United States has more super-size bombers today than when the war ended. . • The Army Air Forces, striving to keep its long-range striking arm in readiness even chough demobilization has made deep inroads elsewhere, now .counts slightly -. 3,11'ri "verv heavy bombardment" type . aircraft. This ijuinuer compares with 2,865 oh hand when hostilities ended in nugUSt 1945. . . With the exception of two experimental airplanes—the B-36 and the B-35 "Flying Wing", —all -the present force of ,VHBS are B-29s or B-29 modifications. AAF officials emphasize, however, that not all the 3,000 -.plus planes make up. the VHB operating force. Only part of the total actually are being flown; the remainder constitute reserve or spare aircraft, .Deliveries of. B.-29 types still are being made -fo the AAF, although in minor numbers. While preserving .and slowly expanding its fleet of aircraft capable of carrying atomic bombs thousands of miles, the AAF has disposed of nearly 12,000 of its winged workhorses of World War II; the B-17s and B-24s. At the wartime peak, the ai> forces had 12,919 "heavy bombers" of these types. Sixteen monms later—on last August 31 — it had only 961 left. Except in the relatively few instances where the bombers could not be flown from storage fields and hence were scrappea on the spot for parts, the B-17s and B-24s were declared excess and turned over to the War Assets Administration. WAA sold most of them for scrap. Those still retained by the AAF are being used for personnel cargo carrying purposes and ior experimental work. In the latter category, a few B-17s have been converted into "drone" and drone control airplanes. When such new types as the B-36 and B-35 and the more distantly projected jet-propelled VHBs / get into production, the B-29s will move into the osolescent stage along with the B,17s and B-24s. o Buenos Aires' ranks sixth iri size of the cities of the world. Hare Your Prescriptions Filled at CRESCENT'S Follow your doctor's prescription exactly, as to amount arid frequency of dosage. Some times even a slight variation can lessen the patient's chances for rapid recovery. Seek New Way of Electing Commissioners By SAM G\ HARRIS . Little Rock, Oct. 16 —(/P)—There is a growing possibility that the 1947 legislature will be asked •— with at least the tacit support of the state's constitutional officers— to change the method of selecting county election commissions. Some members of the state election board, the constitutional officers, frankly are convinced that [he patronage involved isn't worth Ihe "heat and pressure" resulting '.torn the board's rejection of pleas jy ex-servicemen's political groups 3d. 5 for representation on some county boards. Two say, oft' the record, there are less explosive ways of repaying political favors Back in the counties. Before departing on a two weeks hunting trip just three days after the board's meeting. Governor Laney Voiced "doubt" that the present system of selecting the county' commissions is the best. He said that • the board as now constituted always probably would be made up of nominees for high office. He did not venture a suggestion of how the boards should bo changed. .Most other members of the board have been frugal with their "on" the "record" comments about what the board did, how it should be corts'tituted elc. However, one of them — Treasurer J. Vance Clayton — candidly says he wants no part of another session so fraught with political repercussions as the Oct'. 5 meeting. And, Clayton has a concrete suggestion for a change in the selection system. He has discussed it with at 'least three other board members this week. This is it: The legislature would repeal all acts now governing county election boards and adopt legislation authorizing the county conventions (or regular party committees) of the Democrats and Republicans to name the county boards, giving the Democrats two members and the Republicans one. This would keep the selection of the county boards at the county levels. However, it would freeze out' independent or revolting factions by leaving the membership solely to the two parties. Formerly the state election board was composed of the governor, attorney general and secretary of state. After several years of agitation by some of the other constitutional officers —none of whom are now incumbent, the 1936 legislature enlarged the board to include all seven of the officers. Fights have resulted biennially over composition of the oard in Garland county where the influ- ince of Mayor Leo P. McLaughlin has been paramount in the past. Dccasional scraps developed oe- 'bre the board over factional disputes in other counties — particularly in some of the'counties where Republicans have matched Democrats vote for vote in several elections. McJLatighlin's friends on the board have taken care of his organization in Garland county con- sistetly, though closely some times. The state officials safely could .resolve the upper state couty fights for the Democrats. But, no previous commission has been faced with the problems like those arising over the claims of insurgent GI's and their factional compatriots for representation on' county commissions. County commissions —composed of two members of the majority party and one of the minority (Ihe statute does not designate Democrats or Republicans) name the judges and clerks in each precinct. Candidates prefer "friendly," ra- :her than non-partisan or "un- Iriendly," judges and clerks. That :s why thev apply so much heat to the election board. , What the board-did .Oct. 5 waq secret. No member will say on or off the record how any other mem- er — or himself, for that matter —voted in all .instances. But near,y all agree that rejections of GI's in all counties were not unanimous. The effect is the same as though it had been unanimous and the editorial and verbal criticism resulting is exactly what the state oard members don't want to go through again. Legion Seeking Lowdown on Housing Shortage Little Rock, Oct. 16 —(/P)— A com mittee to obtain "the real lowdown on the veterans housing situation in Arkansas" was appointed :oday by J. Wesley Sampler of Rogers, state commander of 'the American Legion. The Legion 'committee will invite building contractors, engin- srs, material dealers and "any- oody else interested in housing" from all sections of the stale lo discuss Ihe problem al Liltle Rock during Ihe next two weeks, Samper said. W. W. Anderson, Monticello, was named chairman of the committee. Other members are: Jack V. Clark, Texarkana; A. L. James, Wynne; R. Redding Stevenson, Little Rock; W. S. Allen, Litlle Rock, and C. R. Bowers, Helena. Wednesday, October U, 1946 Market Report CRESCENT Drug Store Phone 600 GRAIN AND PROVISIONS Chicago, Oct. 1C — OT — All grains weakened toward the close of trading today, paced by a decline extending to nearly Scents in wheat. Corn, firm early, reversed its trend and closed !ower with the exception of the near-by delivery which was unchanged. Oats dropped more than a cent. In the spot market old No. 2 yellow corn sold at $1.85 a bushel compared with 31.98 yesterday and $2.04 to 2.00 Monday. Purchases on a lo-arrive basis declined sharply from vestcrdav, amounting to ISO.OOO bushels. Wheat was strong in the cash market. No. 2 red sellin gat :?2.16 against 2.12 Monday. The easiness in oats futures developed despite sales of '100.000 bushels to exporters. Wheat closed 1 3-4—2 .'M lower, January $2.06 1-4, corn was Unchanged to 1 141 lower, January $1.H9 1-3—1-4 and oats were a cent to^ I ;)-!! lower, Nov.O r 84 3-8— Wheat was strong today, receipts five cars. Corn was :'ive io lf> cents lower; bookings 130,000 bushels; receipts 142 cars. Oats were on eto two cents lower with a trading basis off 1-4 to 1-2 cent; shipping sales 400,000 bushels; re ceipts 44 cars. o- ST. LOUIS LIVESTOCK National Stockyards, 111., Oct. 16 —I/PI— Hogs 0,500; market uneven; general market mostly 50 to 1.00 lower than averaged Tuesday; top 3.00 under extreme top yesterday; bulk good and choice barrows and gilts 160 Ibs 26.00-27.00; top 27.0; some carrying end od lighter weights 25.00; little action on limited numbers weights under 150 Ibs; sows 24.00-25.00 mostly 25.00; few stags 22.00. Cattle 5,500; calves 1,80; market active but lacking some of Tuesday's wildness; some deals 2.00 or more above Tuesday's selling; others around 1.0 above Tuesday in some instances; heifers and mixed yearlings active and strong to 1.00 higher; cows mostly steady to strong; bulls opening steady and vealers 3.00 higher; chocie weighty steers 29.00 several loads good and choice steers 23.00-28.00; medium to low good 1G.75-20.00; good heifers and mixed yearling around 18.50-23.00; odd head higher medium to good cows 15.00-17.50; common and medium beef cows 11.00-15.00: canners and cutlers around 8.50-10.75; ' good beef bulls 16.50-17.00; some held higher; medium and good sausage bulls 14.00-15.50; choice vealers 25.00; medium and good 16.00-13.75. Sheep 4,500; slaughter lambs opened 50 to 1.00 higher; half deck good and choice larnbs to city butchers 25.00; sales to packers 24.00 down; medium and good lots 19.00-22.00; about three doubles medium and good weathers late yesterday 17.00; two loads yearling ewes 15.00. o • POULTRY AND PRODUCE Chicago, Oct. 16 — (.<P)— Butter weaker; receipts 274,097; 93 score weaker; receipts' 274,097: 93 score AA 87-87.5; 92 A 86; 90 B 84.5; ,89 C 83.5. Eggs weak; receipts '19i- 729; U. S. extras 1 and 2 —55.558.5; U .S. extras 3 and 4 —45.548.5; U. S. standards 1 and 2 — 44.; U. S. slandards 3 and 4 — 42.40-5; currenl receiols 42-43; dir- lies 32-33.5; checks 31-32.5. Live poullry, weak receipts 24 Irucks, no cars; FOB prices: Jowl 31; leghorn fowl 27; roasters 33-35; fryers 38-40; broilers 40-42; old roosters 23; ducks unchanged. ', 0 NEW ORLEANS COTTON : H New Orleans, Oct. 16 —f/P) — General selling in cotton futures here today caused a break which dropped prices the limit of fluc- lualions — $9.10 lo $10.90 a bale below yeslerday's close. The huge selling pressure was based on Ihe idea that decontrol of textiles would favor a selling market instead of a buying market; and also thai a competitive situation among mills will result in lower prices. . Closing quotations were 182 to 218 points net lower, with Ihe mar- kel lone called "offered al limit." Oct high 38.15 — low 36.00 — close 36.00B Dec high 38.25 — low 36.25 — close 36.25 Mch high 37.90 — lo W35.90 — close 35.90 May high 37.45 — low 35.47 — close 35.47 Jly high 36.44 — low 34.44 — close 34.44 B-bid. Tonight A little Va-tro-nol in each nostril quickly opens up nasal passages to relieve stuffy transient congestion. Makes breathing easier. Invites restful sleep. Works fine! . . .Grand for relieving snlffly distress pf head colds. Try it! Follow directions in the package. VICKSVATRONOl MONUMENTS Call or See R. Y. HERNDON, JR. Phon* 5 or 56 Representative for ALLEN MONUMENT CO. Little Rock, Shreveport Texarkana NEW YOR KCOTTON New York, Oct. 10 — (&)— The cotlon futures market today declined the daily permissible trading limit of $10 a bale on a heavy wave of liquidation which developed in the afternoon session. Commission house liquidation accounted for the major part of the selling along with some hedge selling against Ihe new crop. The reaction was Ihe sharpest since last July when, there was question of continuance of the price control law. Some traders liquidated on the theory that cotlon prices were vulnerable. Futures closed $9.45 to $10.00 a bale lower. Oct high 38.20 — low 37.40 — last 36. SON off 200 Dec high 38.24 — low 36.30 — last 36.35-39 off 189-193 Mch high 31.83 — low 35.8 8— last 35.88 off 200 May high 37.35 — low 35.37 — last 35.37 off 200 Jly high 36.50 — low 34.50 — last 34.50 off 189 Oct high 32.90 — low 30.96 — lasl 30.96 off 200 Middling spot 37.21N off 198 N-nominal. Molotov Boards Liner for England Aoard the Queen Elizabeth, Oct. Hi —(/Pi —Soviet Foreign Minister V. M. Molotov boarded Britain's $24,000,000 gem of the sea, tlje 33,)73-ton Queen Elizabeth, two hours jet'ore sailing lime at Southampton :oday and \Vent straight to his satin luxury suite. In a hasty corridor interview, the smiling Soviet statesman said he .vas "happy to be aboard this great ship." Despite the death of Sir Percy 3;ttes, chairman of the Cunard White Star Line, which operates he ship, all (lags were kept at full staff for the sailing. "I think Sir Percy would want it hat way," explained Commodore Sir James Bissct, the Elizabeth's commander. Molotov, his deputy, Andrei Vish- nsky; Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmilri Manuilsky and their interpreter stepped aboard at 11:15 .1. m. and joined notables in the ong delayed maiden voyage of the iner as a commercial vessel. "Do you go to America with »ood hopes?" Molotov was asked. "As : always," he replied. He said he was grateful to Britain for making the cruiser Dido available for his trip from France o Southampton but' explained hr ook a .Russian army plane instead jecause he had to work late in ?aris last night. , "I hope our action will not be misunderstood," he said, "because we are very grateful indeed to the British government .for thoir readiness to put a ship of the Royal avy at our disposal." Molotov said that after the United Stations' meeting in New York he loped to "complete the unfinished work" of the Paris peace conference, which ended his deliberations yesterday. (Secretary of State Byrnes is flying home) The Soviet diplomat and his par,y drove from the airport to the lock in nine limousines, Hanked by three more cars full of special guards. Scotland Yark operative.; and uniformed policemen guarded the docks. Molotov's suite of two bedrooms and a sitting room is tyoical of the sleekness of the refitted ship. The Deds are covered with satin green in one room and turquoise in the other. The baths are clone in green and turquois tile. The queen, inaugurating Britain's bid for postwar supremacy in Atlantic luxury traffic, left at 2 p. m. (8 a. m. CST) with throe proud records: 1. She is the largest craft ever floated. 2. She entered peacetime duty after having ferried 811,324, Allied troops across 492,635 m'iles of world wide ocean war zones. ;>. Sue is prooably the only major ship in history to pay her construction costs before entering the serv- i'-p : fir- which she was built—the "plush" passenger trade between New. VOI-K.and England. Her wartime earnings reputedly have put her already in the financial black—and $5,000,000 was spent to refurbish her. Among her 2,300 passengers a roster of Britain's aristocrats that reads like a roll call from Burke's peerage. Cotton Picking Champ Enters Arkansas College Jonesboro, Oct. 16 —(UP)— A world's champion cotton picker '• come to the campus of Arkansas State College in Jonesboro. Harold E. Mason of Senath, Mo., winner of the national coi.ton picking contest in Blylheville in 1940, today was officially enrolled in the school. Mason was only 15 years old when he walked away with top honors and prize money in the contest. His wife and 3-ycar-old son are living with him in a trailer on the A-S-C campus. Goering Continued fium Pago One Chiang Makes 8 Proposals for Ending Trouble Nanking, ct. 16 —(/P) —Chiang Kai-shek in one of his rare public stalemenls today set forth eight proposals for ending the civil war between his Central Government troops and the Chinese Communists. "The present political and military situation in this country must not be allowed to continue and intensify ihe sufferings of the people," said the geeralissimo, recently re-elected by a standing committee of the uomintang (Government party) as president of China until a new constitulion can be drafted. cried out for "an understanding between the easl and wesl" and a desire for "peace lo the world". Ernsz; Kaltenbrunner's dueling scars shone red on his face. Hans Frank' asked "God to accept me in mercy." Wilhelm Frick stumbled up the steps. Wpe-like Fritz Sauckel fied bravely. Jodl said "I salute you, my Germany." Seyss- Inquarl said he hoped "peace and underslanding will be realized among the nations." Goering, pudgy No. 2 man of a Fascist regime intended by Adolf Hitler to last 1,000 years, twitched out his life in a prison cell only a few hours before his condemned henchmen plunged through the banging traps of Iwo gallows in a grimy building 35 yards away. By his manner of dying, Goering — flamboyant to the last — nol only took the last spotlighl away from his colleagues bul created- a breathtaking mystery which had army intelligence officers laboring in an effort lo determine how he got, concealed and took the poison. The 10 who died on the gallows — as directed by the internalional mililary Iribunal which convicled them two weeks ago of war crimes, crimes against the peace and crimes against humanity—went to their deaths withoul collapsing and mouthing "God save Germany" final declarations. Joachim Von Ribbentrop , Hitler's foreign minister, «who replaced Goering as the first man to climb the 13 steps to doom, dropped 1 through the trap at 1:14 a. rn. (7:14 p. m. Tuesday EST) An hour and 43 minutes laler, when Arthur Seyss-Inquart, Nazi gauleiler of Ihe Nelherlands, was pronounced dead, il was all over. Those who died in between, with Master Sergeant John C. Wood of the U. S. Army — who has presided at 233 executions —springing the trap in some cases, were : Field Marshal Wilhelm Keitel, Ernst Kaltenbrunner. head of the Nazi security police: Alfred Hosenboi'R, Nazi party philosopher; Hans Frank, governor general of Poland; Wilhelm Frick, "protector" of Bohemia and Moravia; Julius Streicher, the Jew baiter; Fritz Sauckel, the slave labor boss; and Col. Gen. Alfred Jodl. Correspondents who witnessed '.he executions said they did /lot pee- any coffins but could hear them JOIIIK carried out. Several largo vans dashed out of the prison yard shortly before daylight, a guard reported, and drove toward Furth, n suburb north of Nuernberg .vhere the army has two large aii fields. After the 10 had been hanged, Goering's corpse was brought into the execution chamber i'or symbolical execution of the tribunal's sentence. Kingsbury Smith, representing the combined American press and one of only eight correspondents permitted to enter the brightly lighted gymnasium in the jail yarr ; '.vhere the gallows stood, said Seyss-lniiuhrt's body still was dan- illing from the noose when officers ordered the blanket covering Onering's body removed. The former rcichsmarshal and luttwaffe commander lay on a strelcher attired in-black pajamas and a blue shirt open to expose his chest. Smith said his face bore an agonized expression and that his half was rumpled. Among the witnesses was Dr. Wilhelm Hocsncr, minister president of Bavaria. When the last body had been cul clown, Col. B. C. Andrus, prison commandant, emerged with the first news to the world that Goering had taken his own life. "Goering was not hanged," Andrus announced, "he committed suicide at 10:45 p. m. (4:45 p. in. EST Tuesday)'last night by taking cyanide of potassium. "He was discovered at once by Ihe sentinel who watched and heard him make an odd noise and twitch.-The sentinel called the doctor and chaplain who were in the corridor a who found him dying. "There were pieces of glass in Kis mouth and an odor of cyanide of potassium on his breath. "Goering's hands did not go beneath the blankets and were :iot observed lo go lo his mouth. An investigation is now going on 10 learn how he could c.oiiceal the poison when he was "subject io daily and rigorous searches, bovn of his clothes and his person. The cyanide was contained in a small cartridge case similar 10 vhosc found before on other Nazis and like the one found on him a year ago last May at Mondorf prison. At that time it was hidden in a can of rnescafe." French Correspondent Louis de Roche said in his account that an opened envelope was found on Goering's corpse. It * contained three messages written in pencil, one of which was addressed to Col. Andrus. The poison Goering took was contained in a vial concealed inside a copper tube made of -an old cartridge. Goering never heard his death sentence road lo him as did Ihe others shortly before they died. Col. Andrus was on his way to Goering's cell when the last act of Goerini>'s life was taking place inside the jail. Andrus continued about his grim task, however, completing ,the reading of the conviction and sentence to each man at 11:45 p.' m. " ; A little while later the march lo the gallows began. In Ihe gymnasium, whore only lasl Saturday guards had played a basketball game, stood three scaffolds, only two of which were used. Arthur Gaeilh, representing tne combined American radio networks, said each scaffold had the customery 13 steps to the top and each rope the customary 13 coils, The executions were carried out .with machine-like precision. While one man hung from one gallows— his body concealed inside the structure of'the scaffold —another man was brought in. Every one of the 10 men approached death bravely once he entered the room and saw the grim appurtenances of Ihe hangmen. Sauckel refused to dress at first and screamed at the top of 'his voice when soldiers handcuffed him . The only one to create a scene nl the scaffold was Streicher who defiantly shouted his last "Heil Hitler" and then snarled at an American officer: "The Bolsheviks will hang you one day." He also was the only one to speak after the black hood concealed his face, murmuring: "Adele, my dear wife." After his body dropped through the trap the correspondent-witnesses clearly heard a groan :-'rom ;he interior ol the scaffold. The only one of the 10 who made no lasl minute statement was Rosenberg. Asked if he desired to make any final declaration, Rosenberg tillered only the monosyllable: "No." Then he died. Ribbenlrop Ihe man who ongine- ered the Nazi-Russian pact which touched off World War JI. uttered his final words in distinct, unfaltering Uerman. "God save Germany," he said. "My last wish is that Germany realize its entity and that an understanding be reached between the east and the wesl. I wish peace to the world." Keitel entered the chamber six minutes laler and mounted the scaffold as though he were climbing a stand to review his Iroops. He peered over Ihe crowd wilh iron - jawed Prussian hauteur. Called upon for his lasl words hesaid: "I call on God Almighly to have rnercy on Ihe German people. More than tsvo million German soldiers went to their deaths for the Fatherland before me. I follow now my sons." (He lost two sons in ihe war.) Then he raised his voice and shouted: "All for Germany." Then, with the bodies of Ribben- trop and Keitel dangling in death, an American colonel directing ihe execulions asked the 'American general representing the U. ;3. on the Allied Control Council's commission if those present could smoke. An affirmative answer brought cigarettes inlo the hands of almost everyone of the 30-odd persons in Ihe room, Smith reported. Officers and soldiers paced about nervously or spoke to each other in hushed voices as correspondents scribbled their hurried notes. An American and a Russian doctor, carrying stethoscopes, disappeared beneath the one curtained side of the first scaffold and emerged very shortly afterward to speak to the American colonel. The colonel turned, snapped to attention, and informed the witnesses: • "The man (.Ribbentrop) is dead." The executioner, sergeant, climbed up Ihe gallowr. and cut the rope with a large, commando- type knife, as other soldiers lowf ciod the body to a stretcher HIK) quickly carried II behind a curtain at the rear of the room. ' "Cigarettes out, please, gentlemen," said the colonel, who then turned and called "okay." The executions proceeded steadily, inexorably. Witnesses described Ihe IflSt 'fnO- menl of the other men as follows: KnUenbrimnor, dueling scars on his check.? shining blood reef in the glaring !ig)it, declared:. "J have loved my German people iind fny Fatherland with a warm heart. I have,done my duty by the laws of my people and I am sorry my people-were led this lime by men who, were not soldiers and that crimes were committed of which I hod no knowledge." His last words , were a German phrase meaning: "Germany, good luck." Frank, who entered with a smile on his face, whispered his !nst words: "I am thankful f6r Ihe kind treatment during my captivity and 1 ask God to accept mo with mercy." Frick. incongruously attired in a gaudy sports jacket, stumbled on the last of the II! steps up the gallows, but recovered. His i'inal words were: "Long live eternal Germany." Sauckel. who was reported by one correspondent to have shouted "1 pay my respects to American soldiers and officers bul nol lo American Jews" in his :!irsl :'righl before reaching the execution chamber, went to his death bravely, saying at the end: "may God protect Germany and my family." Jodl, his face flushed and his eyes red. paid his final bill with the words: "I salute you, my Germany." Scyss-lnquart, whose glasses were removed as the executioner slipped the noose over his head, said, in his quiet, scholarly way: "1 hope thai this execution is the last act of the tragedy of the Second World War and that a lesson will be learned so that peace and understanding will be realized among the nations. 1 believe in Germany." All of the men wore tied hand and foot as they made their last drop and each one was escorted to the gallows by a soldier at each elbow. End to Control Continued from Page One sell (D-Gai told a reporter he has no doubt that several bills will be inlvodm'ed f?m-l« in 'he new congress to abolish OPA. Whether these will be seriously pressed, he commented, depends upon the <'i;eori with which controls are lifted by the administration. Carroll Keece. chairman of the Republican National Committee, said last night Ihat if the administration had "listened to the advice of the Republican members of congress instead of the advice of the radical fringe," the meat crisis would not have developed and "would never have become a political isFtie." Reece, replying to President Tru- man'j assertion that a few "selfish" politicians forced removal of meat controls, added in a radio address: . "The (Price Control) Bill was passed by Democrats." Hogs Pour Conlini.pd on nae Two no fresh meat for two weeks. At Detroit a meager supply of T-bcnc steaks was selling for 80 cents a pound, 31 .cents over the old OPA ceiling. The highest price increase reported — 200 per cent —was charged in the nation's capital, where one dealer, who last week sold a tower grade beef at 25 cents a pound, chnrfied 75 cenls yesterday. In that city, meal prices soured an average of 20 cjcnts . n pound nl independent stores, but chain stores. eohUiutecl to sell whnt they had nl the old prices. Pork chops — 43 coma under OPA ceilings — wero selling :'or $1 n pound nt one Washington shop. At St. Louis big retailers rept>r(£\ eel that the removal of price can- ( Irols had drawn some "1'rosh meal" but of storage. They snid packers had cached the inent after slaughtering it during the previous price holiday find now were selling it to retailors nt double OPA prices. Bacon was selling for $1.10 a pound at one market in San Francisco, wheie the OPA ceiling had ranged from 47 to 51 cents. Meal retail prices generally, increased :i5 to ,'15 per cent in San Francisco, Some butchers there had arnpllj i supplies, but others had none. Many butchers left the old OPA ceiling price tags on cold cuts and what fresh meat they had purchased before the price tie-control. They' warned, however, that they svould pass on to' the coiuurner all wholesale price increases on vhelr new shipments!. Their guesses on future prices varied, but they pointed out that packers are paying record prices for livestock moving into the nation's stockyards. George Dressier, executive sec* retary of the National Assoeinttoiw 1 ' of Retail Meat Dealers, said that prices probably would be about 25 pei" cent higher at first. He predicted that at least three out of five butcher shops would have meat within, two weeks and that prices would be unstable for a while. Meat returned to some shops in the metropolitan New York, urea, priced generally at from 10 to 20 cenls over former OPA ceilings. Some neighborhood market:) sold prime beef at $1 a pound and loii* lamb chops at 98 cents. In a sample of price increases, several New York stores sold prime ribs of beef at 01 cents, 17 cents over the old ceiling. Porterhouse steak was up from 57 to 75 cenls, hamburger from 29 to 31) cents a p'ciund. At Madison, Wis., the ' Oscar Mayer packing plant increasec wholesale prices 10 cenls a pounc on all its meat, and butcher shop; passed the increase on to consumers. ' The supplies included only* cold mils, wieners and a litllc veai'J Madison butchers said they expected no fresh meal for about 10 days. At Omaha, an independent packing plant quoted sides of beef at 50 cents a pound and butchers snic' this meant steak would retail al $1 a Ib. One butcher who had hole back his weekly supply of meai put it all on sale al about 10 per cent over the OPA ceiling and go a brisk trade. THE QUINTUPLETS always use this great rub for GOUGHS d t u .*COLDS SIGNS and Spray Painting Buildings • Houses Barns • Vehicles o Etc. Waller & Waller Phone 710-W or 194-W Hope, Ark. 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Social Calendar Wednesday, October 16 The Century Bible Class of the First Mclhodist church will hold its regular monthly business and social meeting Wednesday evening fit 7:30 at the church recreational looms. A chili supper will be served and all members arc urged to attend. Mrs. Rob Jonqs Hostess To . Legion Auxiliary f The American Legion Auxiliary met Tuesday afternoon at the home of Mrs. Rob Jones for Its regular monthly business and social meeting. The incclinu was presided over by the president, Mrs. K. P. O'Neal who conducted a short bus"i. ness session. During the business scsion the memborhiu committee made a report. Mrs. Claude Agce was in charge of the program on "Americanism . During IHc social hour the hostess served a delightful salad plate. Mrs. Terrell Cornelius Hostess to Gleaners Class The Glcnncrs Class of the First Baptist church met Tuesday evening at the home of Mrs. Terrell Cornelius for its regular monthly business and social meeting. The president, Mrs. Johnston called the meeting to order and presided over the business session. The devotional was given by Mrs E. S. Franklin. Miss Jean Lastcr, cx-tcachcr was a guest at the meeting. Other guests were: Mrs. Edwin Ward and Mrs. Gus Hayncs. During the social hour the hos- RIALTO N O W llirrlll TOM BRENEMAN BONITA GRANVILLE EDWARD RYAN " I New Ladd Lake N O W i i in "BLUE DAHLIA less served sandwiches and ho 1 punch buffet style to Ihe 17 members and guesls present. Mrs. Charles Bryan Hostess to Fldelis Class Tuesday The newly organized Fldelis Class of the First Baptist Church met Tuesday evening til the home of Mrs. Charles Bryan, 311 South Pine street, for its first social meeting. The Bryan home was attractively decorated with arrangements of fall flowers and Ihe Hallowe'en molif was effectively carried out in the decorations and refreshments. The meeting was called to order by Ihe president, Mrs. Olaf Luck and Mrs. W. M. Sparks gave a prayer. During the short business session the rlass colors of gold and black and the class flower, a rose was voted on. The class officers were introduced as; President- Mrs. Olaf Luck, Vice- president and Membership chairman- Mrs. Orion Minion, Vice-president and Fellowship chairman- Mrs. Rac Luck, Vice president and Stewardship chairman- Mrs. J. W. Allen Class Ministress- Mrs. W. L Tate Secretary- Mrs. Bernard Dunn, Publicity- Mrs. Ray Allen, Group William Schooley, Mrs. Leo Hartsfield and Mrs. Grad.v Browning. Two new members were introduced: Ihey were: Mrs. W. D. Holmes and Mrs. Arl Ward. During Die social hour Ihe hostcso assisted by her daughter, Miss Dianne Bryan served a dessert plate with hot chocolate to 16 members and one guest, little Miss Mary Jean Sparks. Coming and Going Mr. and Mrs. Fred A. Talc of San Juan. Poiio Rico who have been visiting Mrs. Tale's sislcr, Mrs. Dolphus Whittcn. Jr., and Mr. Whittcn left today for Little Rock for a visit with relatives before returning to their home in San Juan. The Doctor Says: BY WILLIAM A. O'BRIEN, M.D. Written for NEA Service From 3 to 5 per cent o£ yody weight consists of the mineral salts — calcium, sodium, phosphorous, iron, iodine, and small amounts of sulphur, potassium, chlorine, copper, manganese, and others. The part which these minerals play in the economy of the body is not entirely understood, and that reason self • styled food for perls make extravagant claims for their mineral products. Calcium and phosphorous arc found In the greatest amounts in the bones and teeth, where they add to the strength of these structures. The body also uses calcium' to help regulate the nervous tern. sys- Convulsions may follow reduction in the calcium present in the blood. This does not mean, however, that convulsions can be treated by the administration of calcium, or that extra calcium will necessarily prevent convulsions. Children Need Calcium Calcium is needed in the largest amounts by pregnant and nursing women and by growing children. Good sources of calcium in the diet are good quality pasteurized milk, cheese, green leafy vegetables beans and peas. The amount of calcium in the body is affected by parathormonc, the secretion of the parathyroid glands, which arc small structures located near the thyroid gland in Mr. and Mrs. Dolphus Whiltcn, Sr., arc visiting Mr. and Mrs. Horace Whittcn and family in Houma, Louisiana. Mrs. Inez Smith returns today from Little Rock where she has been attending a three clay bcautv convention. Clubs Bake'r The Baker Home Demonstration Club met at the home of Mrs. Dale Tonnermakcr. The SOUK of the month was suni; "Row, Row, Row Your Boat." The devotional was read (John M: 1-17) by Mrs. Ton- nermuker. Roll call was answered by 5 members and -\ visitors. One new member. Mrs. Mary Purtlc. joined the club. Each answered the roll call with "The most outstanding practice I've adopted from my club work." Minutes were read by the reporter, as the secretary was absent. They were approved. The old and new business was discussed. Mrs. T. B. Fenwick collected the Home Demonstration Club report sheets. The next meeting will be in November, at the home of Mrs. Lawrence Easterling. A special feature will be an auction sale, with each member bringing something to auction off. The club selected the 3 projects they would like to work on for 1947. The demonstration was on making a magazine rack. Birthday gifts were received by Mrs. C. E. Price. The hostess served delicious refreshments of cokes and cookies. The Club adjourned by repeating the Home Demonstration Club Woman's Creed. Page Tlire« DOROTHY DIX Unwanted Bride-to-Be DEAR MISS DIX: I am a bachelor 39 years old, with my own business, prosperous, active in fraternal, political and municipal organizations. My girl friend is 33 years of age and comes from a prominent family. We have known each other for the past five years and became engaged about a yeaf ago. Now she desires to set a wedding date and I cannot bring myself to do it because I do not love her and look upon being married to her with horror. I am not happy in her company and have tried in every way I can to get her to break off the engagement, but she will not do it because she loves me. I do not want to hurt her and I am at my wits' end to know how to conclude this affair. What is your advice? haps seeing him so sadly wounded will revive your old love for him and you will not want to break up your home and deprive your children of a father's love and care. Or, perhaps, his affection for you may have waned, for many a man's heart suffers a sea change in a long separation from his wife and he is glad to be free of a marriage that he entered into in his early youlh. It is certainly a great affliction for a man to lose a leg, but in these days of marvelous surgery and clever mechanical appliance it does not destroy his ability to lead a useful and successful life. F. J. K. the neck. When these glands produce loo much paralhormone as a result of a growth (adcnomal in One of them, the extra secretion lakes the calcium from the bones, leaving' thorn thin, fibrous structures which fracture easily. This condition is treated by removing the enlarged gland from Ihe neck. Calcium is also used by the body in the clotting of the blood. Blood clotting is a complicated process in which many elements participate. A deficiency of any of the required substances may result in a tendency toward he'mmor- rhagc. < ) '*|^|H Phosphorous is closely related lo calcium, and mosl of Ihe calcium and Ihe phosphorous in the body arc together. For a long lime people have taken medicines containing hypophos- philcs as a Ionic for their nerves, simply because phosphorous is found in large amounts in the brain and spinal cord. The effect of hypophosphitcs is psychological, however; in cases of nervous exhaustion there is .no evidence of I organic disease in the nervous sys- I tern. Fish No Brain Aid The idea that fish is a brain food grow out of the same concept. While fish is an important item in the diet, it does not help people who arc suffering with disease of the brain and spinal cord. Vitamins A an C assist in the development of cartilage, vitamins C and D assist in the formation of dentine in the teeth, and thiamin is necessary for the development of bones in Ihe Ions direction. Secretions of the pituilary and thyroid glands also aid in bone formation. The well - balanced general diet permits the body to solve this problem. One should nol rely on extra doses of calcium alone. ANSWER: No girl is so stupid as not to know whether the man she is engaged to loves her or not, so if your fiancee insists upon marrying you in spite of your coldness and your putting off the wedding day, it is not because she is so enamoured of you, but because you are a desirable catch, and she is determined not to let a good thing get away from her. Only Pride Hurt Under these circumstances Buenos Aires is Ihe largest cily in the southern hemisphere. 1 I -i k >S '> QUESTION: Is infantile lysis caused by flies? ANSWER: No. Infantile paraly- you need not be afraid of breaking her heart if you call off the marriage. It will be only her pride that will be hurt. But you will have to gather up your courage to speak plainly to the girl and tell her in no uncertain terms that you not only do not want to marry her, but you do not intend to do il. If you dilly - dally-about it and use weasel words, the first thing you know you will be saying "yes" at the altar and she will have gotlcn I you. ' ' Of course, il is a hard thing for a man to break off an engagement to a girl whom he respects and admires but .doesn't want to marry. Many men haven't the nerve to do it, arid they think Ihey are being kind- and hivalrous in sacrificing themselves to what they consider their sense-of ;honor, but in reality, they could do .no more cruel thing to a girl,th,an to marry her if they do not love her. No woman is so much to be pitied as the unloved arid unwanted wife. My advice- to you is to break off DEAR MISS DIX: While my husband was overseas I fell in love with a man three, years youngci than myself and he wauled to marry me. We were very much in love but now thai my husband has been killed and we arc able lo be married, he denies that he ever pro posd to me and refuses to see me What shall I do? BEWILDERED WIDOW ANSWER: There is nothing yoi can do except hunt up another suitor who really means business when he pops the question. You certain ly can'l marry a man againsl his will, especially when he is foxy e nough nol lo gel within your reach (Released by The Bell Syndicate Iilc.) to your engagement to this fiirl. Don't keep her nursing a forlorn hope any longer. , Full Facts on Nation's Worst Meat Problem By JAMES MARLOW Washington, Oct. 10—M 5 )—Here's an ABC on the meal shortage, the .vorst mix-up of 104B. There's no real meat shortage. There's plenty of cattle, but the catlle were held back from slaughter until price controls were ended. This holding back of cattle was made clear by the beef industry's OPA advisory committee, a committee set up to deal with the government. R. G. Haynie. chairman of the committee, told reporters here last week that plenty of cattle were ready for market if controls were ended. The committee itself asked the government to lift controls. It said there was no shortage of cattle. This holding back of cattle put a squeeze on the government.. The government gave in. The squeeze came at a critical time for President Truman and his Democratic administration. The longer the meat shortage, the more impatient the American people became. The congressional elections are less than three weeks away. From the looks of things now, it will be a nip-and-luck race between Democrats-and Republicans to see which Arkansas News Items Little Rock. Oct. 16 — (IP}-- An all- while Pulaski circuit jury has convicted 19-year-old James Edward Baines, Negro, of first degree murder in the fatal beating here June 9 of Lawrence Hendell, 27. His sentence was fixed at life imprisonment. Rendell was killed and robbed at the Consumers Ice company, where he worked. Little Rock, Oct. 16 —(/P)—Offi- ers who seize liquor in raids on Bootlegging establishments should destroy it after tVie defendant's conviction, Attorney General Guy E. tVilliams has informed T. P. Oliver, Union county deputing prosecuting attorney. Little Rock, Oct. 1 6—(/P)—Sever.- il tons of pipe obtained as surplus equipment from the Chickasaw Ordnance plant at Millington. Tenn., have been reported explosive-contaminated and as a result mpounded by the Lanier Machine & Implement Company of For- •esl City. The company's general manager, -harles Porter, said about eight .ons of the pipe were impounded at the request of Tennessee and Arkansas Fire marshals following explosions in which four persons ost their lives. parly controls Congress. Could President Truman have DEAR DOROTHY DIX: I arn the mother of. three children. Shortly after my husband- was sent overseas I fell in love with a widower with two children. At that lime I wanted to .get a divorce, but felt that in fairness to my husband I should.wait until he came back before telling him that.I no longer loved him and Wanted to marry a- nolhcr man. 1C Washington, Oct. 15 —f/P)— Sec rotary of Agriculture Anderson ap pealed to farmers today" to spcec cattle marketings, declaring live stock now on the ranges and pas ture lands ate at "dangerously high" levels :'rom the standpoint of grazing facilities. His appeal was made in a statement announcing ho had approved an OPA order -carrying out President Truman's order that price controls be lifted from livestock, meats and other livestock products. Anderson's statement said: "In my judgment the action taken today is consistent with purposes of the (price control) act in that it will promote the earliest practical balance between production and demand for livestock products and facilitate a successful transition of the livestock industry to a sound peacetime basis. "In order for the boef cattle industry to be in a sound condition and able to provide a continuous supply of beef to meet consumers' demands, it is essential that the held off lifting controls on meat until after the November elections? That raises some questions which politicians and voters can decide for themselves: 1. By waiting until after the elections would we have done any more than just make the people go without meat that much longer? 2. Or would such a delay, have so angered voters that they'd have turned against the Democrats in the elections? Some of his own Democratic leaders had urged the president to do something about the shortage quickly. Protests were increasing daily. But the meat squeeze got Mr. Truman and some of his top lieu- enants backed into such a corner .hat they now reverse what they said less than a month ago. Here Now. that mv husband has been I number of cattle on our farms and wounded and lost his leg I am so miserable and 'confused I don't know what to do. He has been released from the hospital and will be home in a few weeks. What is your advice? : BARBARA. ANSWER: Do nothing until your husband comes home and you can talk the matter, over together. Pcr- sis is caused by a virus (a form of germ}.' The virus may be spread by flies, .but we have no absolute proof that it is. ranges be no larger than the carrying capacity of the pastures and range land. Otherwise, the grazing land will be depleted and future production impaired. More- ,'oyer, severe hardship' :t'or range cattle producers could result in the event of only moderately unfavorable weather. "At the present time the number of beef cattle on farms and ranges is dangerously high, and this condition will become worse unless liberal marketings for slaughter are resumed wiinoui delay. J.IHS could not happen when there was e o: is Copyrlrht by Peru Muku DMrlboUJ »»PERCY MARKS Author of v ' "The Plastic Age" "A Tree Grown Straight" ; Etc. THE STORY: Mr. Bartlctt has . not to stop ynlil shcsfound one. She The minute she looked at her, she willed Gayle some jewelry that had and Bart would have many dinner UPSTAIRS Over Our Drug Store ,1 Visit our store and selecft your Gifts Now, while our stock is complete. USE OUR LAY-AWAY PLAN Toys of All Kinds Gifts for All the Family SEE OUR SELECTION OF s §ss^& r & • Dolls • Stoves • Doll Buggies • Electric Trains • Kiddie Cars • Printing Presses AND MANY OTHERS BYERS Upstairs Over Byers' Drug Store West Second Street Phone 535 belonged to his mother. The rest, of the estate goes outright lo his wife. Gayle works hard at furnishing her own home, and finally it is completed. XXI As in everything pertaining to the house, Barl lefl the choice of servants entirely up to Gayle "Jusl be sure," he warned, "Ihat that handy man of yours knows something about cars." Gayle interviewed a number of possible handy men, and finally selected one who seemed lo be jusl whul she wanted. He had been trained primarily as a gardener, guests, many house guests, and so the 'cook was of paramount importance; To her delight and astonishment was positive this was the cook she wanted. Mrs Mays was wearing a three - piece suit, brown with fur on the collar of the coat. The Brown felt hat shaded her face a little but but in his younger clays he had forty - eight, and her husband had been a combination chauffeur and ' a plumbing shop according to the she employed Ihe firsl woman she Ipermilted some of her graying hair interviewed, and she fell confident '~ ~ u """ "'—'"" : "'" ~" J she had found a treasure. "There's a woman here now," the manager, of the agencv told her, "Who I am sure will do splendidly if she'll take the job. She's a very unusual person, and she's got me badly confused." "What's the matter?" Gayle asked. "Her name is Stella Mays — Mrs. Mays. She's a widow." She paused to glance at a card. "She's butler for a couple of :ycars. Gayle warned him that he iould expect all his abilities to be put in full uss and he replied quietly that he people she has worked for, she is the world's best cook — and the most economical too. They all want to keep her, arid one ot them of• • , to would be glad to use them all. He •. fcred her preposterous wages was a man nearer fifty than forty, stay. She wouldn't though. 'It's nol "I in slow, he co-.s'cssed. 'If you IB place I care to work,' is all shc'fl don't rush mo, I'll do good; but say. Have you a nice room for when I'm rushed' — he shook his head — "I ball things up." "I'll try not to rush you," she promised. "Anyhow, we'll give each other a try.' She was a litllc dubious about the housemaid she employed bul not worried aboul her. There were many lo choose from, and if the girl did nol prove satisfactory, il would be easy to replace her. The cook, however, seemed to Gayle an altogether different matter. She had to have a firsl • class cook, and she made up her mind her?" "A beautiful room and a lovely bath really." "She's particular about that. I have sent her to half a dozen places. She's taken one look and walked out." "Good for her," said Gayle. "You say she's there now?" 'Yes, Mrs. Bartlctl. Would you like to interview her?" "Indeed I would." The time was to come when Gayle fell that she must have had a premonition aboul Slclla Mays. «THE PICTURE, YOU'VE TALKED ABOUT! DANNY KAYI in 'THE KID FROM BROOKLYN to show. Her cheeks were pink, and her eyes behind the rimless spectacles clear blue. "I understand you are an excellent cook, Mrs. Mays," Gayle said. "That's fine, of course. I want to warn you we'll probably entertain a groat deal. There won't be many big dinners, I think, but there will be lots of guests." "Of coi'i'se," said Mrs. Mays. "Will tin"* J*je anyone to help?" 'Yes, a maid — and a man loo when we have a lot of people." Mrs. Mays smiled quietly. "E- nouph for anybody. I'd think. Would you tell me about the room? "Would yuu come look at it? 1 have downstairs, and I'm going to Bronxville now." When Mrs. Mays saw the kitchen she began to smile, and as she moved from stove to sink to ico- box, the smile deepened. She opened cupboards, noted the position of tables, and then turned to Gayle. "Mrs. Bartloll," she said, "'this kitchen is a cook's paradise." Gayle was beaming with pride. "Now", she said, "come see the room." She paused at the door .'1 made the architecl put it here. He wanted it on the third floor, but I wouldn't stand for that. And 1 made him put a shower in the bathroom, too. When you've got things all ready, I think u shower about saves your life if .you can get one before (hat awful final rush of making gravy and getting things up." When Mrs. Mays saw the big room and the obviously new furniture, she looked almost startled: then she placed IVT hand on 1h<- mattress murmured, ''Inncrspring" and turned to Gavle. "Mrs. Barl- lell," she said, 'Ihis is a lovely room, a beautiful room. You can't imagine the kind of scrvanls rooms they have in some liuusrs — in mansions. They're tiny and dark, and the furniture is awful — old iron bedsteads wilh saggy springs and old lumpy mattresses. I've nev er seen a servants room half as nice a:> this .1 hope ycn're goiim to let me have 1 the place. 1 want it very much." are examnlcs. Sept. 26 — Mr. Truman said cnaiug meat controls "would, MI the long- run, add to rather than solve our difficulties." If the controls do not come off, the meat will come to market. (He was mistaken about that. The meat did not come to mar- set.) Oct. 14 — Mr. Truman ordered Jll controls off meat. He said he lad considered many remedies 'or .he shortage but only lifting con- Irols would solve the problem Sept. 24 — Secretary of Agricul- .urc Clinton P. Anderson said "it is to the interest of the American public to see markets slowed up' temporarily and meat hard to :cind.' He said farmers should be "praised" for holding back their meat temporarily -to Jatten their up. Oct. 13 — Anderson, right aftei Mr. Truman ordered all controls on meat ended, said "the feeding of cattle for future slaughter shouk nol be carried to such length that current beef supplies will be un duly short." He said further: "The numbei of beef cattle on farms and ranges, is dangerously high and this condi lion will become worse unless lib oral marketing for slaughter arc resumed without delay." OPA boss Paul Porter on Oct. 5 said gelling sleaks was less im porlanl than keeping the economy controls off meat stabilized. But wilh Fayctteville, Oct. 16 — W)--V/i'ch lousing now available, male, freshmen will enroll al the University of Arkansas Oct. 25. Camp Leroy Pond — a village' of 300 hutments, six bath houses, a arge cafeleria and a recreation building obtained from the govern- nenl as surplus army material- has been completed and accepled TS liveable" by the university. It ill provide accomodations 'or a of 1,200 single men stu- Veterans Day at Arkansas Stock Show Little Rock, Oct. 16 —(/P>— Today is Veterans' Day at the Arkansas Livestock Show. Awards were to be made lo.-Vet* erans winning in special contests or livestock, hay, corn, sweet po- aloes, Irish potatoes, sorghum, loney, peanuts and cotton. Approximately 2,500 exhibits ire on display at the 71-acre show rom farms, industry and business rounds. State American Legion Commander J. Wesley Sampler of Rogers wi\\ speak at a program in the odeo area tonight. Among veteran exhibitors is Tohn Jones who raises Poland China hogs and Jersey cattle on a 240-acre farm near Paragould. At he Green County Fair his Poland Dhina boar and sow were judged as grand champions. Tomorrow will be East Arkansas Day. Sebastian county took virtually all the blue ribbons in the Guernsey dairy cattle division of , the show yesterday, both the 4-H and adult groups. Clay county's ability to raise prize swine was seen,' in he exhibits of Guy G. Smith .and 1 G. Smith of success. They took all first and second prizes in the spotted Poland China swine division. - ••• The University of Arkansas won seven classifications in the Hampshire sweep class. Harry Baker-of Magnolia was awarded 11 -first places in the Duroc Jersey swine show. t ' Malriculalion of male freshmen j-as been delayed since Scplember due lo a lack of housing facilities. Classes for the incoming students A'lll begin Oct. 28. .Little Rock, Oct. 16 —(/P)— Midnight tonight is the deadline for candidate in the general election qualifying as a s.laln or dislric) Nov. 5, and the deadline for filinp lor county offices is next Monday' So far, independent candidates have qualified for Sixth District Congress, 14th and 32nd District state senators and 17th Judicial District circuit judge. Republicans have nominees for governor, secretary of state, treasurer, attorney general, land commissioner and Fifth District Congress. The Democrats have nominees for all offices. One "Independent- Republican' has qualified as a candidate for Fifth District Congress. Little Rock, Oct. 16 —(/P)— The J947 general assembly will be asked to appropriate additional money to provide out-of-state graduate and professional education foi Arkansas' Negroes, the education department has announced. The additional amount to be sought^ was not disclosed. Ed Me Quistion, supervisor of Negro edu cation, said the matter would be discussed with Governor Laney More than $6,000 is being speii annually in providing this type o training for the state's eligible Ne groes, McQuislion said. Funds have been made avail able for this purpose for the ias four years as a result of the U. S Supreme Court's ruling that states must provide equal educational fa cilities for. all its citizens regard less of race. Dream boat May Set Another : Ne wRecord '- ,'' By ROBERT EUNSON 'V' . ' Paris, Oct. 16 —<;?)— The'U. £. Army B-29 Pacusan Dreambo'at roared away from Orly Field/.Chicopee, Mass., which may set a new transatlantic speed 'record. "• There were -some indications chat an effort • would be made c to beat the old mark, by Col.'iC.-S. ; Irvine of St. Paul; Nebr.,,pilot' of -.he plane which recently made a 1.500-mile flight across the" Artie from Hawaii to 'Cairo, declared .vncn questioned as to whether - he ntendcd to go after a record:' "I'm not going to push i|." ' ' ! Although there was no repetition ioday of-the official ceremony per- conned by international timers preceding yesterday's takeoff \>n a record attempt which /'ailed' 'because of faulty spark plugs,- official army figures listed Hh_e Oreamboat would'make the'-flight in about 11 1-2 hours, at a fate'of iDo.u.t 315 miles per nour. The pres- :nt transatlantic speed record" is vlaimed by a "TWA -Constellation .vhich made the Paris-New. York •un a year ago in 14 hours and 39 ninutes, for an average 'of .284 miles per hour. ' Relief At Last Gayle's .smile was radiant. "1 want you very much. Listen I've gol lo make a list ;HK| ljuy all the supplies. There i.sn'1 even a pinch of suit in Ihit house. Have yuu time lo help me'.' "I'd love to. Mrs. loiirtleU." The two woman sal clown together side by .side al ;i kiulien table, and alllKugh neither realized it at all, almost from that moment Stel!a Mays boeunit; the digest friend uayle Bartlelt had, Hose Beecher filone exceplcd. vTu Be Cuatinuc'd) steaks can shoot up to any alii tudc, and Mr. Truman says ending meat controls will .force the gov ernmenl to speed up the end o other price controls, and wage con trols, loo. Chiang Ready to Make Concessions to Communists Nanking, Ocl. 15 — (UP) •— Chiang Kai-shek's Kuominlang government reportedly was ready today to make certain concessions lo the Communists in an effort to assure peace in China. A spokesman for "third parly" groups attempting last-mimuo me- cliiition said the government had ussincd him Ihat il would grant certain concessions, but that "cor- lain conditions would be attached." Details were not available. Meanwhile, the throe Nationalist coltimiis which were converging on Kalgan were 'reported to have met ul Hsinhwaytian, between Peipiug and Kalgan. A government spokesman said organized Communist resistance had collapsed along the entire eastern section of the Peiping-Sui- yuan railway as a result of the juncture. The Communists have admitted the loss of Kalgan, their second largest city, but a dispatch from Communist headquarters at Yenan said the loss was "only temper- :ivv " constant agitation for the removal of price ceilings and when announcement was made that a decontrol petition would be filed at (he very time that the run of grass- fed .should be at its highest. "During the early years of the war cattle numbers were increasing and a high level of 82,400.000 head was reached on Jan. 1, 944. This was considerably in excess ot a desirable number'in relation to the feeding capacity or outrange and pastures. Extended mar- ketings and slaughter brought aboul desirable increases :iu meat supplies and reductions in cattle numbers in 1044 and 1945 so that at the beginning of 1946 catlle numbers were only 79,aOO,'JOO. This included 40,900,000 beef cattle. Our caltle slaughter goal for 1946, recognizing both the need for meat and desirable caltle numbers in relation to grazing capacity and feed supplies, called for a further reduction in the number of beef catlle retained on the :"arms and ranges. However, the disruption of marketings and slaughter in recent months has resulted in a decrease in meat production and an increase rather than the desire in the number of beef cattle kept farms and ranges." on the Conway, Oc;. 16 — (/P)— Hendrix college will be the site of the annual exhibition of Arkansas art Frank Govan, associate professor of art, announced today. .Deadline tor entries ts Nov 20 The exhibition will include oil paintings, water colors, paslels, sculpture and graphic arts. Morton, Miss., Oct. 16 — (K>)— At' least six persons were in hospitals today after a head-on collision last night between a westbound troop train and an eastbound freight train of the Yazoo and Mississippi valley railroad here. Trackers were still littered with wreckage and trains were being deloured over the Gulf, Mobile and Ohio syslem today. The Illinois Central Kailroad, which owns the Y. i M.. V., said the freight train had orders to pass the troop train here and attributed the crash to a misreading of the orders of the troop train. Those aboard the troop train who 'vcrc admitted to the hospital here include Irvin S'isk, Wynne, Ark., L'Uls of Die face and C-lady Wade, Dover Ark., face cuts. -'„ CjeoiiMJistontelieyesLpromptly because it goes right to the seat of the trouble- to help-loosen- and"expel germ laden phlegm, and aid nature to soothe and Keal raw,'tender, In- named bronchial-mucous membranes. 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