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a, Page Feu? HOPE STAR, RKANSAS Wednesday, January 9, By Chick Young LET'S GET THIS STRAIGHT, JUDGE GARRISSY, YOU WArIT ME TO FIND A MAN NAMED ROYAL BECAUSE ME MIGHT CLEAR UP THE MURDER OP JiMMY JtRCE. WHY DIDN'T YOU TAKE THIS TIP TO THE POLICE WE'D BOTH BEEN DOING V A JUDGE, SOME DRINKING. I CAN'T } CAESAR'S WIFE, TELL THE POLICE. IF THE ( BE ABOVE SUSPI PAPERS GOT HOLD OF IT, \ EH? WHERE DOjS MY REPUTATION WOULD ROYAL COME BE RUINED LETS PULL WAGON TO eus ST OP AND HAVE HIM FULL US HOME FROM THERE I'M so TIRED TONIGHT! I'VE BEEN ON MV PULL US H FEET ALL PAv LONG- BECAUSE, MR. FLINT, I WAS TALKING WITH JERCE LAST NIGHT ON THE CORNER WHERE HIS BODY FOUND/ > ^-^yy^ (Jr v ^ li!l!»!' .i'i M 1 '-'-''Pi'li; h i--'i;'i! ' WHO IS IT, ULY? / HELLO, FOLKS! JUST WELL, WELL! 50 THIS \S f Hl^NV OF/IC6RS_ WOULD GO TO Y NOT V VOU NwS|| 'i^^ ( DROPPED IN TO W£L- COA\£ LUTHER LUTHER ! I WUZ JU f VOU KNEW ALL TH' NiCE THINSS MAJOR TUCKER WROTE LILY ABOUT VOU ?. THAT TROUSLE, I'LL 8ET/..LILV, DON'CHA SHOW HIM TH 1 LETTER SO HE CAN THANK. TH' MAJOR? Side Glances By Gaibraith MODEST MAIDENS Trademark ncffiitcrcJ U. S. P.itcnt Otlicc j^ , i ' s. ^*\U • " •' J- ' 6 \^ / T 'V fi'- F3-? c^^V ) '' v ^ i Mi^^ v ^ < ^^ft —-^isfeiteifefev^yx / .niif wo^n- , fit f i f i....,,.^ i i-ii-"; nVhf. > WHVSHOUUP HE XWVTS JU5T LIE MOW...THEY j IT, HH DOESN'T HAVE HIM BOOKED/KNOW EXACTLY FOR CARNS A\UKPEK 11 CHECKED —WHERE IS THIS J THE PISTPKT SPOT, BMIXK1E? /BUT SAW WRSCK/ x / t SEE V YOU VW5 THE CAVES 1A5KIN' 'SOOT IT'S &UNC UNU.~ STRANGE NOISES Y LET'S 5 = t HEAE OF TIMES I OUT OF —COAMN' tf'JT OF THEAN HOLES / - STAKE, SIGNS OF WHAT .A&3LT /UVIN' THINGS THEM? DIP M3U SET ANV LEAP ON WHERE SCOKHV ANP MI35 HART WERE WHEN S SAW 'EM E SAID, HE ANP MIS TEI56E5; MAN LOST THIS PLACE — NOW/ COPR. 1M« BY NEA SERVICE. INC. T. M. REC. U. S. PAT. OFF. IN A FOG SANK. SLIM/ "Mrs. Professor Smith will speak now about postwar "Television Company.'' Could you tell me problems—she's very hopeful, ami promises not to men- where Madam Fifi got that dress? I want to be lion any. of the dreadful things going on!" Funny Business By Hershberger mre and not get one like it." FreckSes and HSis Friends By Blosssr KMOW WHO THAT NEW BLONP BOMBSHELL IS, BUT HAND HER. THIS NOTE HENRY -1 TOLD YOU TO BUY FLOUNDER/ TAKE THIS BACK/ v ^"i, FLOUNDER: A FLAT FISH HERE'S A NOTE FOR. YOU, SUGAR, / 18 SHIRT, EH? HERE VOU ARE, PARPNER! EVHRV COP IN COUNTRY C LOOKIMG FOR THE MAN WITH BLACK WHISKERS, EH? POWGA F0£ £>£\' WJJIY.N6A j_F»VICMHC.T. M. «EG. U. ;. PAT. OfF. "The laundry made a mistake—they returned sheets instead of shirts!" Popi-ye T. M. REG. U. S. PAT. OFF. COPR. 1946 BY NEA SERVICE. INC. ^ > Thimble Theater ARE ! / IT DONT COUNT / POPEYE/ WHV ) MUST YOU BBi. UNLESk I GETS SO STUBBORN? ) -^, ^ ^ * J > SOCKED BY SOMEBODV By J. R. Williams Our Boarding House With Major Hoople LIKE A WITCH : WUZ AFTER HER/' ]'. EGAD, A8ELARD/ LET'S COUNCIL OF \MAG/—^ I &0 itsi FIRST A6 A PATROL? ' / NiO, A BOLD MAR.CH BV BOTH OF US A, \Y THE LAST T!K\e A> PA.L. IKiMlTED ME INJ,XG>OT A BL5MP OM THPCT WOOLD TKIMK VOWi APPLE ^ BUT TlA/XT ROAST 6EBP- SWELL IS Me Trie OH, THIS WAV VOU AIN'T WAST I M' TIME EVE'YTHIMG VOU RIGHT TO THE POIMT.' GOOD GOSH.' HOW CAK) VOU WATCH .SUCH A BIG COMSTE.UCTIOM GANG WORK IN' THRU A BOTTOM HOLE WITH ONE EVE? LEFEY KVPNOriZED .NELLIE, BUt OAKY BROKE THE SPELL THE : FAITHFUL STEED WT3H IA7ICORHS HORIJ... .' 1lL LET n DROP AECUTOUR'GQLT)" STT?!|CE HERE CR'JEK.' : MONAENST BEFORE THE THE WOBRV ^Wednesday, Jonuory 9, 1$46 HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS CLASSIFIED All ' 1 r u ° fflC ° Dny Before Cashl " Advance . Not Taken Over the Phone H 1 * " m " • Ona month • »« ^ |ml n.mum 7 5 c 18e word, minimum $i.70 ,!! nlCS arC for Cont lnu°us Insertions Only TELL THE QUICKER YOU SELL" Real L Es *ote for Sale 1 00,ACK ICS. TOUlTMTFiES OUT ON SI* UK Hill ,o,,cl, 0 ,-o ( ,nV housed llRnts mid riiMiiiiiK water. JOfiOO. ACHES, FOUR MILES OUT ONE ELECTRIC POPCoTtN POP- uer and peanut parchor. Ward I'our Food Store. Phono 521. 2-Bt '10 ACHES, SEVEN MILES OUT on highway 20, lights ,<ind water, room houso. $2500. See Riley Luwallon. , r )-3t NICE SIX ROOM BRICK HOUSE on North Washington St. Im- possession. $3750. See mediate Lowullen. 8-31 WE HAVE BUYERS FOR CITY '.'property in any condition. See us ..--. ---- ^ . for loans on your house, lot or automobile. Howard A. Houston, Chas. A. Mnlone, Corner 3rd and Hazel, Phone 01. 9-Ut Services Offered REGISTERED SPENCER COR- seticre, individually designed corsets,'brassieres, men and wo- . men's surgical supports. Mrs ...JUilh Do/ier. 318 North Elm St. V Hope, Ark. Phone 144-J. 28-1 m Notice IDEAL FURNITURE STORE WILL .be opened Tor business in the same location on South Walnut Street, Wednesday, January 3rd. Phone 47G. 31-lm INCOME TAX TIME. FARMERS are required to file estimate or final report by January 15th. See me at my offiee, Hope. Services Reasonable. J. W. Strickland. Legal Notice NOTICE On next Saturday, January 12 194G, at 2:00 o'clock P. M., at my home in Washington, Hempsleacl County, Arkansas, (located near the old Courthouse building) 1 will offer for sale one horse described as follows: (One) 1 Pony, which was ken up by me on December '20, liM!j, clay bank color, weight about 700 pounds, flax mane and tail, blaze face, split in *. right ear. "Jin the meantime, if the owner of said animal makes claim for said animal and pays me all expense 1 have been out for feed, etc., the pony will be delivered to the owner: Otherwise, said pony will be sold at the time and place above named, to the highest bidder at said sale. R. W. JEANES 8, 9, 10, 11 ELECTRIC MOTORS 1/4 - 1/2 - 3/ 4 . & 1 H. P. Also a Stock of Used Motors — LIGHT FIXTURES — — APPLIANCE REPAIRS — — MOTOR REWINDING — General Wiring Contractors Doug f*|TV Carl Bacon ^1 I I Jones ELECTRIC CO. Phone 784 Hope Loe's Tourist Cafe-Court Featuring • Steaks • Fried Chicken • Barbecue »Fish • Sandwiches »Soft Drinks Open 6 a. m. to 12 Midnight Private Dining Room—Phone 222 Owned and operated by Mr. and Mrs. P. J. Loo City Limits & Highway 67 West For ELECTRIC SERVICE Day Phone .... 413 Night Phone . . . 1015-J We specialize in ... • Motor Rewinding • Repair all makes of Appliances • General Wiring Contractors BARWICK'S Electric Service 114 E. Third St. Hope, Ark For Sale ONE ROLL TOP Porterfield. DESK. FLOYD 4-Gt 037 FORD, TWO DOOR. GOOD tires, must sell. Owner returning to Army base. See Pfc. Huron Yntcs. Rocky Mound School house. Phone 3<1-J'4. 4-01 fl-Jl CHEVROLET, GOOD CONDI- lion and tires. G. D. Royslon, Rt. ,'i. Hope, Ark. 4.71 ELECTRIC REFRIGERATOR, 0 it. WoKtinyhousc, in fine condition. Bessie D. Green. 32!) North J^l^. 4-01 is4i QUICK, SPECIAL~SEDAN" 40 motor, three new tiros. Sec at Whntley Service Station. Cor- East Division and North ,ia- zel. 4-Gt I WILL SELL AT MY HOME Monday, January 7th all household articles including piano and oil stove. Mrs. W. E. Simmons, Patmos, Ark. 5-Gt TABLE TOP FLORENCE OIL ranye, five burner. R. L. Eastcr- lina, Phone 00-R. Hope, Rt. 1, near Leon Bundy. 5-3J 1942 MODEL FORD 1 ',•. TON Truck, 158" wheel base, dual Axle, reinforced frame. 825x20 rear, 750x20 front tires. OPA ccil- inj!, price. Can be scon at any time parked in front of Ritchie Grocer Co. or call 177, Hope, Ark 5-01 Fair Enough By Wcstbrook Pegler Copyright, 1946 By King Features Syndicate. BED MATTRESS AND SPRINGS, dressing table, ante IOK table •and 4 chairs. Phone 533-J. 7-31 OFFICE DESK AND UNDEK- wood typewriter. Phone 12!). 7-31 ONE WHEEL TRAILOR WITH extra lire, excellent condition. Phone 9. r iO-W. 8-31 TWO WHEEL TRAILOR, STEEL body, priced reasonably. Inquire at 304 East 2nd St. Jones May- 1aK Sales and Service. (Mil 3000 BALES GRASS HAY7~iine per bale. Deelivered in 100 bale lots. W. II. Burke, Hope, lit. 3. 9-lm 1937 CHRYSLER ROYAL, GOOD tires. $150 under ceiling. Phone 103f)-W or sec Harold Stanley. 9-31 For Rent BEDROOM WITH LARGE CLO- sol in private home for woman. Kitchen privileges, if desired. Phone 198, Mrs. H. II. Stuart, 108 West Avc. C. 4-31 Wanted to Rent NATIONAL BISCUIT CO. REPRE- scntalive, Albert Fink desires , r > or G room unfurnished house or • apt. for wife and two children. Phone 977-J. 4-3t TWO OR THREE UNFURNISHED rooms or house. Call C31-J. 9-Gl Wonted to Buy WE BUY HOUSEHOLD Fi'JHNI- ture, one piece or more. Any amount .What -iavo you? Phono 873. 20-1m For Sale or Rent THE OLD PINSON PLACE, 10 miles out on Hope-Columbus highway. Mrs. F. R. Smeltzcr, Rt. 1. Box UU-D. Spring Hill, La. 9-Ot Basketball Scores By The Associated Press South Alabama 44; Georgia Tech 37. Greensboro Ordnance G2; Wake Forest 44. Tulane 55; Southwestern Louisiana Institute 43. Midwest Driu-y (Springfield, Mo.) 47; Westminster (Fulton) 35. Ohio 58; Muskingum 51. Capital University (O.) 75; Lock- burnc AAF 24. OJepauw 49; Wabash 40. Rockhurst 31; Washburn 25. William Jewell 47; Tarkio (Mo.) COMPLETE RADIO SERVICE Bob Elmore Autc Supply Harry Segnar, Sr. PLUMBER REPAIR WORK Phone 382-J Wanted! TELEPHONE POLES All Dimensions 16 to 70 Feet Cosh Every Week RUFUS MARTIN PATMOS, ARK. New York, Jan. 8— Slowly, since (he shooting slopped and tho pretext of security ceased to shield the selfishness and self-importance of the selfless protectors of the common man, we are learning astounding fuels of their conduct in contrast to the preaching of the New Deal. We have learned that President Roosevelt used his influence to pro- note a loan of $200,000 for his son Elliott, and then engineered a coup by which the lender was whipsawed out of his collateral, with the president, himself, as the receiver and transmitter of the cor- lifieatcs. We have learned that he procured the R.F.C. to. buy up a baronial estate adjoining his own, operating through three holding corporations, ostensibly to acquire an experimental station for the Department of Agriculture but actually to provide that "undesirable" neighbors should not move in next door. Only after "security" was no longer to be invoked, we learned that a household garrison of 300 soldiers was maintained at Hyde Park and provided with a distinctive uniform, to patrol and guard the president's private premises, and, when he happened to be "inresidcncc," to protect his person. Now it can be revealed also that dining the time when that docile, gullible dolt, the common man, was drawing a gasoline ration of two and one-half gallons of low- guide fuel a week for the family car, when spies were noting the license numbers of cars parked at the movies, when even servicemen on leave were warned nol to use their litlle supply on frivolous er- i-ands— During those days, Henry Mor- gcnthau, llien secretary of the treasury, had a Lockheed Lodestar and, before that, a Lockheed Twelve, the property of the coasl guard and manned by coast guard officers and blue-jackets, all at public expense, to fly him from Washington to his home at Beacon, near the Roosevelt estale, and fetch him back to his office. Mr. Morgenthau is reticent regarding the actual number of such flights. He really doesn't know how many times he whipped up from Washington in 50 minules lo rest a lillle al his home while civilians below crowded into buses or slept or perched on suit-cases in the aisles o day coaches, and ration boards refused extra allowances of fuel for sick civilians to visit their doctors. His only impression is that the number of trips was "nol too many." Mr. Morgcnthau's first response was that he used a coast guard plane at limes on official business, inlgely on war bond trips, bul he conceded that ho did use the ship "occasionally" to fly to the airport at New Hackensack lo visit his home. "I really had no other way lo get home," he said and added that he thought a government officer was entitled to such visits, revealing, again, that fooling of preciousness which Harold Ickes betrayed when he explained that he put himself in Hie naval hospital in Washington, at a purely nominal ex- nense, and without Ihe slightest legal right, because the civilian hospitals in Washington were overcrowded and not good cnough^Ibr him. Meanwhile, hundreds of thousands of government employees in Washington, to say nothing of the many other millions elsewhere, also wished they might go home but, not being princes and prin. cesses of privilege, either couldn't make it at all or made il Ihe hard way. Mr. Morgenlhau says these ships weie not assigned exclusively to him bin that lie could use them if they were not otherwise engaged. Other informants disagree, insisting that first the Lockheed twelve and then the Lodestar were set aside for his exclusive use, with crews standing by at all limes lo fly him, and that the cost to Ihe lax-payers was about $10,000 a month. The Lodestar used aboul 300 gallons on each round trip. Inasmuch as Mr. Morgenthau served aboul 11 years in the cabinet, a permanent job as such matters are reckoned, it mighl have been appropriate lo make Washington his home. He interposes thai the Washington climate is nol always comfortable, a point that may be granted only with the stipulation that it is equally unpleasant to those who cannot escape merely by causing a secretary lo lift a phon and conjuring a magic carpel. He flew home, how many limes we do not know, although the logs and the testimony of the crews might establish the exact truth, while thousands of other men, no less weary from work and strain and no less anxious about illness in their families, spent many wretched ni;>hls in fro/en Pullmans,'commuting on essential war business between plants and their headquarters with only occasional nights in their own beds. Mr. Morgenthau seemed sad discussing the matter. He said he did not recall that he had ever received due credit for his feats of law enforcement against lax dodgers and other offenders. II is my impression that lie did receive geii- 37-28 Over Prescoft The Hope Bobcats met the Pros- coll Curly Wolves in Ihe Hope High School gymnasium January 8 and defealed them 37 to 28. Garret! was high score man for Hope with thirteen points and Stevens led for Prcscoll with twelve points. Starling the game for Hope were: Chesshir, Brannan, Morion, Garrett, and Mullins. Substitutes were: Cough, May, Wallers, MeCullough, Walker, and Wells. Slovens, Cornp- lon, Johnson, Heslerly, and Stivers started for Prescotl. Subsli- tues wore: Baker, House, Blakely, Colo, and Cox. The Prescotl B learn beat the Hope B learn by a score of 30 to 10. May of Hope and Duke of Prcscolt were high score men with Iwelve points each. Hope players starting the game were: May, Sanclifer, Thames, Hyatt, and Beard. Ferryman. Sutton, Hammons, Bailey, and Hudson substituted. Prescolt players wore: Meiex, Duke, Thames, Cox, Rouse, Baker, Cole, McHenry, Johnson, Auxior, and Bowen. The Hope girls' tqam defeated the Guernsey girls the afternoon of January 8 by a score of 30-29. Hope players were: Troy Hammons. Joyce Fincher. Margin Lou Mav Pat Collier, Maxinc Powell, and Pal Marlin. Bobbie Bright, Ella Dean Beck and Dorothy Lee sub- stituled. May was high-scorer for Hope wilh sixteen points. Neal, Cornelius. Rosenbaum, McRoy, Hoover, Franlz. and Swan played for Guernsey. Neal was high-scorer with seventeen points. Officials were "Pod" Rogers, referee, and Foy Hammons, lime- keeper. Talk Capitol Motor Repairs—Light Fixtures Hope Appliance Co. 214 East 3rd St PHONE 613 Appliance Repairs—Appliances Washington, .Inn. 0 — Eomem- bcr Clyde T. Ellis? He's n former member of the Arkansas legislature from Bcnton county, later the Third district's congressman, more recently n lieutenant in the United States Naval Reserve. Just now, he is executive manager of the National Rural Electric Co-operative Association, with headquarters here, and in that ca pacity has been the subject oi! re cent advertisements of a public utility company in some Oklahoma and Arkansas newspapers. Under attack in these "ads" ^ Mr. Ellis's assertion that "we are fighting for our very existence against the private utilities." The utilities seem to figure that il if they that arc fighting for their "very existence" against the gov. ernment-aided co-operative enter prises. The Ellis-managed association i; national in scope, professedly non political, dedicated to protecting and furthering the interests o rural electric co-operatives. li slogan is 'one-cent electricity foi every farm." Privately-owned mil itios concede that it is an offec live lobby. REA Statsitics In 1935, when REA was established, only 11 per cent of the na lion's farms were electrified. Congress specifically directed the REA lo provide loans for power lines extension lo farm homes where utility companies found to litlle opportunity for profit to make he investment. When farmers in a locality want electricity in their homes and stores, they band together in a cooperative, apply for a government loan, and contract for their own power lines. They buy eloctricly from government power project' or from private utilities; or, i,, some cases, they own their own generating plants. Since they are non-profit organizations, they are exempt from "federal income lax, and this, the utility companies maintain, gives the co-ops an unfair advantage in that Ihey make no direct contribution to the costs of the federal government which encourages and safeguards them. When the co-ops hiivc paid operating cosls and interest and loan amortization, they may refund any profit balance lo members who, of course, would be subject to income tax on it. In Arkansas, despite Iho REA's progress, 175,224 farms, or 80.9 per com of all farms in Iho slate, wore still without electric service July 1, 1945, Administrator Claude R. Wickard reported. At that time, a $5,197,691 allocation, one of Ihe largest marie lo any stale, was sel 01? 1 , c ?-, r ,n the fiscal year enfli'iK June 30, 1940. Some of this total is still nol earmarked. 35-Year Loans at 2 Pet. Under the Pace bill enacted lasl year, loans may be made for as long as 35 years at two per ccnl interest. Frequently existing co-op- eiatives apply lor supplemental loans to extend service. Loans have been made under the REA act to 39 Arkansas co-operatives and to the Arkansas Power and Light Company. The borrowers' hsl reveals co-ops stemming from iJoncsboro, Jacksonville, Newport Texarkana, Ozark, Pino Bluff, Au- eusln. Bcrryvillo, Star City Cornin, Blytheville, Fayelleville Salem Camden. Slinglen, Arkadelphia Stuttgart, Hamburg, Menu Since 1935, $15,240,500 has been loaned for Arkansas projects. None of the co-ops is in arrers, and as of January 1, last year, $093,212 had come back lo the government in principal repayments. The lolal at the beginning of 194G has nol been determined as yel. Arkansas users are paying an average of cighl mills per'kilowatt hours for their electricity .This is on a parity with or a bit cheaper than, rates all over the country BE FIRST — Place your order now for a MAYTAG WASHER JONES MAYTAG SALES & SERVICE Ernest Jones 220 E. 3rd Phone 613 Authorized Ports gnd Scrvlco D«olor CARNSVAL By Dick Turner OOPP. i», 0 DY NEA SCRVICC. INC. T. M. REG. U. G. PAT. OF, "Would yon page my husband, IT. P. Adams? And you'll find Unit he .answers quicker if you jusl scream tlie wliole name—Hiram Percy Adams!" JThis^unous World By William Ferguson Over as Coach S' WINGS MAY BE /WADE UP OF MORE THAN ARRANGED LIKE THE SHIN&UES ON A ROOF. * YOU HAVE TO TAKE YOUR SCREENS DOWN TO PurtHEM UP FOR WINTER/% MRS. C. /tt.FOLTZ, " By CARL BELL Fayetteville, Jan. 9 — Of) — Drawling John Barnhill took over his new duties as head football coach at 1hc University of Arkansas today with but one promise to 'do the best we can" to pull Ihe Razoi backs out of Ihe pigskin doldrums. The former Tennessee mentor alans to spend some time getting the feel of the Arkansas setup and '.•necking on the sehulaslic sland- -ng of currently enrolled athletes. After that he and his staff mem- iers will concentrate on scouring Arkansas and neighboring slates for material. The $10,000 a year grid boss has warned .Razor-back boosters not to expect a bowl team immediately but has placed stress on his planned program of building from the bottom with an eye lo the future. One of our first and most important tasks, -he declared, "is to build a solid foundation." Explaining his philosophy of fool- ball, Barnhill said: "I don't demand or expect my learns to win every game. All I ask Ihe boys is that they put out all Ihey have. If I feel they have done their best and displayed all of Ihe courage and sportsmanship thai is in them, I am satisfied, regardless of the score." As a starter he asserled Arkansas is lining up some fine maler- ial for nexl season. He said his slaff already had been conlacling prospects and would continue lo do so. Barnhill has not completed selection of his assistanls. He already has named Herbert "Deek" Bracket as backfield coach, Ho- barl Hoosier as line coach and George Cole as a third assistant. All three recently were discharged from the navy. Barnhill will introduce a single wing balanced line system at Arkansas. He also said in an interview last night that he was considering selling up a training dormitory and table here. He said he had nol yel made definite plans for spring training. Known to rely largely upon rushing tactics, Barnhill has emphatically pointed out thai he is nol prejudiced againsl forward passing which for years has been the Razorback's favorite mode of travel. "We'll throw 'em aplenty at Arkansas if we have anyone who can do the throwing," he staled. Addressing a group of 300 Razorback booslers al Fort Smith last night, Barnhill pleaded for the support of Arkansas citizens. "We can get the job done iS-ws all pull together," he told them. "Your job is one of the most important in building a winning team." He described Arkansas as one of the most fertile and promising fields in American foolball, pointing lo Ihe fad that Ihe universily has no serious competition within the slale for material. "I love Arkansas already," he smiled, "and I didn't have lo do anything except cross the river to get here." Page Five Hope All Stars fro Ploy Henderson Tonight in Hope Hope All star independent mon's basketball team will piny Henderson Stale Teachers college team, tonight at 8 o'clock in the Hope High school gyrn. . 6 Questions and Answers Q—What was the peak annual figure for government revenues? A—$45,000,000.000 in 1944. Q—How did geologists figure in the war? A—They were able to loll Ihe armed forces what sort, of camouflage would be needed for each specific area where airfields could be built on land before it was invaded, what sort of tor- rain would be cncounlcrcd. Q—How far from Ihe earlh is Ihe sun? A—93,000,000 miles, about eight lighl-minules. . Q—What segment of Argentina's population has Juan Peron appealed to in particular in his. presidential campaign? A.—Labor. Just before leaving the government lo campaign he maneuvered a decree for higher 1 wages for all classes, ranging from 10 to 25 per cent, plus a month's' pay as a year-end bonus.' Q—Does holly grow in Jhe United States? A—Yes, in New England and the Atlantic and Gulf Coast • states. Southern variely-grows as-high as 50 feet. dications are that Bowden Wyatt, former All-America end at Tennessee, is one of the men b^iri" tv>'i- sidercd. Wyalt currently is in the navy. Ail three assistant's already 1 "amed by Barnhill —George Cole Deek Bracket and Hob art Hoosier -—aiso are lorrner navy men, FLOOR MATS FOR ALL CARS Bob Elmore Auto Supply Phone 174 215 S. Main NEXT: A bird that refuels in the air. •Br Hnoh S. Follerton, Jr,- Ncw York, Jan. 9 — (fP) —Doug Mills, Illinois basketball coach, and Joe Lapchick of Si. John's (Brok- lyni are currently engaged — via a picture magazine — in a debate whether college basketball should be played in college gyms or big arenas . . . The main point of , This pervisor of player development in Ihe East Shorts and Shells The Women's International Bowling Congress, which set a record of 1900 teams in its last tournament in 1942, expecls to have 2500 To Name End Coach Soon Fayetteville, Jan. 9 •— (/p)— Athletic Director • and Head Coach John Barnhill expecls lo select, an end coach, rounding out his staff, within the next Iwo or three weeks. Barnhill, who took over his new duties here today, said he would announce the selection as soon as possible. He said two men were under consideration. Although the new head coach refused confirmation or denial, in- clispule still is gambling corner's only comment is a remark we recently heard from a ^W^-'b.gToWid S: arts? ^!l,^lrot teams competing at Kansas City this year . . Buff Donnclli says lhal story about his turning down lUL-l\y nuuub a uiKKUr liem nouse. I., ot jr.l- with Toil Titlln is nil wrrmrr Sts '^^book^' %^n '^ I^^'^HSS Larry MacPhail announced his £ w . do P a™ a,e „£e plans lo send Ihe Yankees lo the Isthmus il was a surprise thai no one thought he was talking through his Panama Bingo! Three former business managers of the Biiifihamton, N. Y., triplets who recently have taken new jobs suem to have done all right . . .Hoy Hamcy became president of the American Association, Ray Kennedy moved up from Newark to become general manager of the Pittsburgh Pirates and Gene Martin was appointed Ihe Yanks' su- erous recognition from time to time. He said il was all done quite openly, whereat I disagree boeause it was forbidden then to publish the movements .business and identity of such ships. And he must have known what the reaction would have been had the public known that any number of American young men, taken from their homes to defend the nation, were flying a cabinet member to and irom his home, and that during Ihe gasoline shortage, there was nevertheless fuel to spare for u last, two-engine ship engaged in this purely personal service. It seems probable that Mr. Morgen- lhau should al leasl rcimbuse the treasury this cosl. but il does not compare wilh the two mills per KWH price of TVA power .However, the REA enthusiasts are looking forward to completion of the Southwestern Power Administration's set-up for distributing and marketing power from the Him! formed by dams at Denison. Te.x., Fort Givson, Ol;la., and al Norforl;, Hull Shoals, Narrows and Bhikc'ly Mounlain in Arkansas. An RKA report presages an average rate of five mills per KWH from this linking of govcrnment- financed facilities . Private utilities are not failing to point out lhal it is taxpayers' money being used (o develop non- tax-paying co-operatives. The Arkansas Power and Light Company | has embarked on an ambitious rural electrification program of its own. The fight is on. Association vs. Utilities Thai's whore Clyde Ellis's National Rural Electric Co-operative Association comes in. It has no direct connection wilh REA, which is under (lie authority of the Do- j parlninu'nt ill' Agriculture, but it is waging REA's legislative battle. It was arrayed against private utility interests in recent committee- hearings on the Poage bill, which would authorize loans of $500.000,000 to co-ops from the RFC through REA channels and another $5,QUO,000 for engineering-planning — all in addition to direct REA appropriations . Wiry kangaroos from Australia are contributing their tendons to American surgery. The muscle sinew from these animals is used by doctors to lake stitches in human cuts. way for the addition of 25,000 seats lo the Louisiana State U. stadium, bringing the total to 67,000 and giving Louisiana probably the largest football seating capacity in the South. A delayed Christmas buyer, Joss Fathorec, assistant Louisiana State giid coach, bought u sports shirt for a friend while discussing the virtues of the "T" formation wilh an ardent football fan . . After covering all the angles, Jess picked up his package from the store counter, look il home and mailed it to his pal in Atlanta .. . Two days after Christmas, F;»theree received a letler from the recipienl: "I'm sorry to say the girdle you so thoughtfully sent doesn't fit, but Sonny is making use of the oddity by using it in cut-up form as ammunition for his elaslie carbine." Did you say they're here? Yes... the NEW MAYTAGS! THEO LONG For Plumbing Telephone 674-J Hope, Arkanioi . RADIO BATTERIES A. & B. PACK We Have Them WALKER APPLIANCE CO. 108 S. Elm Phone 901 • FOR ... JOB PRINTING PERSONAL STATIONERY See GENTRY PRINTING CO. Hope, Ark. Front St. Hats Cleaned and Rebuilt the factory way. HALL'S HAT SHOP East 2nd St. Phone 7« Alterations Pressed While You Walt BEN DIX AUTOMATIC HOME LAUNDRY See it now and place your order. WALKER APPLIANCE CO. 10U S. Elm Phone 901 \ Handsome new models... exclusive MAY« TAG features Important "Post-War" improvements,;; new efficiency, quality, rugjjedness. Visit Our New Store JONES MAYTAG SALES & SERVICE Phone 209 304 East 2nd LOANS To Farmers and Stockmen. TO FINANCE YOUR CROPS AND CATTLE See E. M. McWilliams SEED STORE Representative for NASHVILLE PRODUCTION CREDIT ASSOCIATION ELECTRIC REFRIGERATOR See the beauty oC 1040 and place your order early WALKER APPLIANCE CO. 108 S. Elm Phone 901 BUTANE SYSTEMS" Plumbing Fixtures Plumbing Repairs HARRY W. SHIVER Plumbing • Heating Phone 259 Hope, Ark. For PHOTOGRAPHS in your home ... Phone 493 '"~'~ COLLIN BAILEY • TRANSFER ® HAUL ANYTHING ANYWHERE Quick Dependable Service Phone 933 B. P.McLAIN • Reo! Estate If you are in the market to buy or sell Farm land or City Property, call or see Calvin E. Gassidy Phone 489 Hope, Ark. Arkansas Bank Building TAXI V. Phone 679 or No. 2 Yellow Cgb .: ; 24 Hour Service Careful—Bonded Drivers Irvin Urrey, Jesse Brown Owners Hope Builders Supply Co. For Paint Lumber Glass Lime Cement Plywood Roofing Nails Wall Paper Insulation Board Plumbing Supplies Fencing Windows Builders' Hardware <i <1 ? H i~» i H H *', i I' s, v

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