Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on November 13, 1958 · Page 10
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Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas · Page 10

Hope, Arkansas
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Thursday, November 13, 1958
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Child Prodigy Trying for a Comeback H8M §TAR, H8Pt» A RK A M § A S tfi«f!da^*M»vam6ir 15, 1458 §y 6A¥ PAUL6V UP! Wamen 1 * Editor * NfiW Y6&K (OPtl-Yoii may ffiffiPtobef- HtlUi Slehexyilskn from the headlines of artnthor eta She WfiS the fnt little Rirl u-hn St tight WfltJe i* Sjjfrfarulni dobtit as .1 pianist, who It : 11'!' c :i i f (' r* Sh, i ,1 fnM rt'ho With , her s< 1 |)(>;in 'i loH'u ; Srh.-ibr ' 'iv «oirip fiifirs as ^' '•'•'' '. ' ,'inri who wont i «T lunch trs $3,50, fri' ,T|i;if\tr;»ncp nnd ttiOi'P '"•i dolliirp in her bni-f <hf child whn.ee fnthftr. •d music 1 !.-!!!, cl.iimed he* i '" hp n grnius," nild clniinic). ran hor lif«? i.i'iiiiciil sinrtij-lfss pud !ill Hie |>rnepL'ds fi-oni 't Atru-ricnn hfid l3uri>-- silo wiis the sirl who luiisipnl com pnsit inns. >r"i finco filled in when enneolled. j That was Htilh Slf-rtrryn'-lta. Ihf j child prodigy, whoep c.-trfM- end- 1 t'd wllh thp ?i.irt nl \Vii,lc! V'ur 111, it) 1940, when .^ilo was 14. U'ell, the* pfodiny is hack—"as n fnusician. not n curiosity." sho Sftltl. :n ;in ihlpivirnv inrlny Tonight shp a|i)>cnrs n< 'I'ov.n H.ill JJ3 yCiirs to the tl:i> nM-r !ic-r Americud clchiit Tin-n h'^inf a fhlll- which will tnkf )u r to nG chit's, in 20 stiitr 1 -Chofe Teaching Toclny, snt 1 is ;in ;ittrnrliv< riark hnii<>d wimr.n o| 3.1. She's ij'ist undc'r five feet in hbighli .wrighs 103 pnunfff—'-Tive poiihds 1 loss fhpti whr-n f Inst pfnyetf nl i Town Hall" she laughed. "Al 1 fight. I weighed 1C8; fit 14 f f wore n size 10 tlre?s; flow 1 bu$' ,fivcf nnd sevens." ! "t was fnt because rhy fallief bp|i>vocl thai fnt wns henlthy." "Now," sho said, "1'rn a firm believer in collage chcCsBi" §Ha c ftrtded thai it was Hot so rHUiSH xiiol but "nbjeel povfcHy" wh'itiH slimmpd her down. "1 had a of Icnehin? music and 6at' inc " phr said, "or practicing anrl hoi ratine.'' What of Ihe ypars in between^ Tho pianisl said thai in i940< she returned to her fidtivo Sacfas fnonto. Calif., dcfcrrninod fo livS a life wtthotil her father's donV infnce She was accepted as a" freshtnnn ftt the Iftilv'ersity of California, bill her fatKdr refused lo pay her tuition. She Worked her «aj> .thffcUgli fchonl. a* J a ps'ycliolrtgy major, with jobs as junior librarian, gymnasium assistant, and plants! for a lidfcf.fr'aililill fftosit .Nt»w, Fci^ive tttf in 15ft. she etop'ec! Id ffehd a fcllew studefil, ahd aptJ^fehll? this wSs lh« fifiai fefeak with her father. She said he bfdefed hdf out of the house and apparently never forgave hef — wHcfl hi died seVeri years iateh his Will left nothing tb her, Sho fettirfidd to Work wlieit her fitisbahfl \Veiil iHto the Afrtiy"' tCadhlhg' Jjia«o at Metcy College of Musie, darniei, eslif. the fH.at- fiagd efldcd IB'1981, and tt Was Ihe'n she resiirhea hef hiafid silid* ies. The piaftisf said thdre iio is afiy bilteftiess lowatfl hSf t&- thef ** "1 «guf§ he Would b€ prolid of frie." she jaldr "1itit If he \vefg ali^e f would Hot (he eoufage to do wftal doing," btlier pardfttS CaH ICSffi a son itroni her ease' hfstofj?, said; "tf a eHild is giftctl, iH dii'ectiott ^ music 6F ffldihemjit' ids « aofi't push liiffl. Just •{»•» courage him. Ahd giva a child WUsld fdr 1 the IdVo of it. .dtirt't I'M She" aid." afi road a* fflj? Mie* afe tj»wi,» itot pfodueed, "Von eaft'l " ffidtor- a thisHe blaf peaeftes," 'she laiifHe& s ifultiyated will -'.^- , C'e 1ft Little ,8dCk ittl8ST galvatidH Army' has o§ camps far ehildfen, Bttssia deeJafed waf on Japan OH August 8. 1945. Ricelcmd Rice Atkins Pickles Blockeye Peas Weichade Cut Asparagus 2 Bag 29C Kosher, Sour or Dill. Arkansas Product- Arkansas Brand, Fresh Frozen Wekh's Grape Drink, Arkansas Produced TRY THESE FOR. BAGS O' BARGAINS! Alma Quality Arkansas Produced Fruit Cocktail ^ Sr37c Scot Can Peani Whit Corn Scctt Brand Toilet Tissue toes Gardenside Standard .. Real Roast Peanut Butter Quality Detergent Reg. Rolls 303 Tin» 12-Oz. Jar Gnfy Box 69 1 $100 Qardenside Cut Beans Tin 303 lOc 4 T- 1 ' $1 *f Tins ^> I 20-'OT"QQ .. Jor w7W Table Syrup S p o yw '!;? 29c Kitchen Craft White Meal ... Green Beans Sweet Potatoes • I CiCi Vv*3 Strawbe Sleepy Pancake Mix S en Shortening w oy spa s ± ,. 3 & 79c Sliced'.Cheese $m h ....,.., %£. 29c Ice Cream Margarine- Q™«; O °" •;3-.p[i b ' 49c Fruit Punch Libbys Tro-pical Medium Rice Show Boot , Pkg, 29c ' IOC Quaker Oats Grits Cereal S5T....^19c Pop MMU«> Town House corn Yeibw 29c Pineapple Pie Filling Sauerkraut Hot Tamales Jell-o Gelatin N ° Tin2 29c NT °; n2 29 2-AS. 35c Curtsy Brand' Southern Spice Bar Rye Bread Skylark , )6-Oz, • Oven Fresh.,., Loaf 2 T 3 S27 T it 39 Pansy Rid , , Ganos Variety.," , ; Low Prised . 3n3t25 Sticker at Safeway lick Sliced • «Tmrf. 7 i - ' ', \ff",i \ . GET 100 EXTRA GOLD BOND STAMPS With Special Gold Pond snjj Stamps Stickers AyfliJsbJe st G©t Your ff

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