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ii*i£ji^fl^^ c Four HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS f Spanish Families Live in Caves Dug in the Many Hills (Editor's Note — When De• Witt MacKenzie and his wife began their present world tour they promised to report to their own children, who remain in school in the United States,, on the children of other lands and how they have been affected by war. This is such a report from Madrid.) By DeWITT MacKENZIE AH World Traveler Madrid. Jan 1C — Dear Carol and Major: This is to report another of the strange and often heart-stirring things which we are encountering o nour world tour". In the suburbs of this beautiful old cjty, with its boulevards and grand palaces, hundreds of-families are living i» direst poverty in caves dug into the many hills- of compact sand. Vueir .fate is indeed sad. Now " before going further we should warn you that you can't tlraw sweeping conclusions irom ('•'s extraordinary situation. These cave dwellers don't represent general, conditions in Madird. nor yet in Spain. They are folk who are the victims of the tragedy which follows on the trail of wars and plays its evil tricks on the hapless ones who can't escape. To understand. this you must know that during the awful civil war .of 1936-39 scores of thousands fled to Madrid from the provinces and created a great housing problem, with which the city is still .struggling. There were more peo- ~"J5le" th'arT'flVfere" were homes for 1 •tHenT; -Then "came the world war which-made -building .operations difficult because,:of lack of material,, .and. so we find the underprivileged digging homes in the sand ;hills. -•.. ,-. •Most of-the-caves are very small —just*-big" enough for the family to J "httSdle "together to escape cold winds,;and to spread their tattered blanjcgit!'..Von the ground for sleep. v£beyj.db their i cooking over little fires built in the months of the cave s or outdoors. And they are lucky to have any fires at all, for iuel is scarce. Conditions are terrible in Hope Star Star of Hope 1899; Prois , Consolidated January 18, 1929 Published every weekday afternoori by Star Publishing Co., Inc. (C. E. Polmer 6nd Alex. H. Washbiirn) at the Star bulidina 212-214 South Walnut Street, Hope, Ark. C. E. PALMER President ALEX. H. WASHBURN Editor and Publisher Entered as second class matter or the Post Office at Hope, Arkansas, under tho Act of March 3, 1897. (Ap)—Means Associated Press. (NEA)—Means Newspaper Enterprise Association. Subscription Rates: (Always Payable in Lafayette counties, $3.50 per year; elsewhere S6.50. Member of Th« Associated Press: The Associated Press is exclusively entitled to the use for republication of all news dispatches credited to it or not otherwise credited in this paper and also tne local news published herein. National Advertising Representative — Arkansas Dallies, Inc.; Memphis Tenn., iterick Building; Chicago, 400 North Michigan Avenue; New York City, 292 Madison Ave.; Detroit, Mich., 2342 W. Grand Blvd.; Oklahoma City, 314 Terminal Bldg • New Orleans, 722 Union St. the appearance of the babies, whose little legs were blua and mottled with the cold. Yes, there were many babies and small children, for lite moves on in the caves as it does in the homes of the gentry. The setting is different, bi.it childbirth and death know no restrictions. So babies are born in the sand hills, and perhaps they are lucky when they die bclore they have had long to suffer. The death rate in the cave colonies is heavy. There's must disease due to malnutrition, and at best most of the faces show the pinch of hunger. Many o£ the babies we saw had horrible head Conditions are terrible in the colds, and must have fel badly in- heavy rams, for the eaves often deed But they didn't crv Thpv C ding drenched. Worse yet, the caves frequently collapse and some.times bury whole families with loss of life. Your mother, and I visited two colonies of these cave folk and iound them smilingly courteous and ready to show us their "homes.'' Virtually all of them v.ere. outside, the caves to catch the winter sunshine, for this is about the only heat they get— a Godsend but far too little these ,cnJlly, ! ,<5ays.-;; You : could , see a ot their suffering from LARGE ^OJTfl.E 25* *!H HA|,R TOfcllG looked "less, unseeing "eyes. I guess" they were too ill to take notice, poor litlle things. Dickey is Discharged From tlie Navy Memphis,:Tenn., Jan. 16 —(UP) — Bill Dipke'y, .former star New York Yankee catcher, was out of the navy today and free to consider the number of baseball jobs with which hjs name reportedly has been mentioned. Dickey, a lieutenant, was discharged ..at Millington Separation Center here yesterday and left immediately for his Little Rock Ark., home. He; made no. commeni on his future plans, but he pre viously had indicated that his ca reer as an active player was at an end. For Now and Later . f -^_ .....__ -- —- - - .-— — — *•* ™»* ^MH V ^» B !;TRe:stcirp£ev^ryVoman's wardrobe — this 100% all wool suit. Wear it no\y comfortably under your coat and wear it through spring. Choose it from our superb new collection. These are suits worthy of your immediate inspection. We Just Received a Small Shipment of these Lovely Suits 100% All Wool Grey Pin - Stripe with front and back kick pleats. Regard the new deep armhole and the fitted waist. Also some in Black and White Check Combination, and two tone suits. 14 New Spring Coats and Suits are Arriving Daily * Buy Yours Today. We Give and Redeem Eagle Stamps Geo, W. Robison & Co. Hope NVetSriesdoy, 16, '^k*' /' ; .::»-: :; >-':V : *K *- •; 9*. : ilVf(?I./ 'in^w9^imw^wm .a-«ap^!{j-if:»J^?'*: :: :::.-r'7.s!<jf>?'..^;'iy: ,.-.:!'«:*?? i &'?} 1 _... VJ .,GENERAL ELECTRIC WORKERS WALK OUT -- A picket lino cf about C.C.CO General' EL-ctric workers', formed in front of the mr.in gate to ids Sil-.ei-.cctjciy plant sf General Elactric as .1 general walkout of United Electrical Workers began. The Electricsl Woritcrs ere demanding a $2.00 per day wags increase. (NEA Telcplicto. Japs l^avc_ Girlie-Girlie Shows,"Too p||Jpp|fi|P r '3 ST. LOUIS LIVESTOCK profit-cnshinR also were seen as National S'.ockyaids, 111., Jan. 10 , a ii.-eiime.tl Oorrecilon oi Ine iisi ; i—(iV.i-- Hogs. 1::UU; ilnl I us up ;mr.l ; icniUhv upswing, to Ki-year highs !<Tu's steady: lip.h'cr weighls SO lo .recently. ;l.fiO or more hit'li > ' j Kago'rly awaited was news on the jiigrit receipts cleaned up prompt-', White House labor-management ly: barrows aim ; ..i,..s ^i ., talks concerning tin- steel 'strike all weights 14.!)!); ;;ow.s and stags set for the end of this week. Belhlc- H;? 3 - , , „ hl ' m ;|11<I u - s - Steel gamed while Laitle. 1,000; calve;; ,'!')rj; a lew j Rc'public Sti.-el and Youivstown choice steel's 17.00; medium and good 14. Hi-hi.3.i; medium and good heifers U!.OI)-1;!.L!.">; common and medium be:;!' cows 9.!2,V1 l.iiU: dinners and crtter.-- 7.00-11.75; common |ai:d ivK-c!iu'.,i sausage, b.ill.-i 10.Oil- Ill.. 1 )!!: dioiee \eal,v.-i li..>u; ivu'di- llin and good lH.iHl-lC.Ufi. .TilH:cp. al;(i; uitivo market to shipi ors and butchers: steady to stioi;; on light receipt;;; good and choice woolccl lambs lf>.00-;!5: medium mid i;ood i;-un)-i<l.;iu; cud and I common h).00-12.25; odd lots nie- Iclium ;ind i;ood wouUct ewes fi.Vi)- 11.50. POULTRY AND PRODUCE Chicago. Jan. 10 —-!.'!V~ .-.jutler. firm; receipts 1,14.02 J ; market un- ch.-uig!jd. l£Sgs. receipts iri.lJOfi: easv; U.S. extras 1-2. -U 1-2—12: U. S. ex- Iras 3D: eiii-ru-.t receipts !7; oi'.io" markets unehnnjiej. Live i)ou!liy. r'irn'; rocoipt.-! r.'. trucks, no cars; 1 ? OT3 prices; fowl, 27 ;roasteis, L'7-j, l l; oilier pru>.'.s unchanged. CHAIN AND-: PROVISIONS ChicHgo. Jn;\ It! — i/ri—May rye huidled orofil takiny a'ld otifor licjuidaUon .tcday to post another new -seasonal hii;;'n piico. ,-il one lime' in excess of. ,$1.00 ;\ bushel. Professional iiHorc-ins ansorbed , most of the offerings in Ihe runup i in company wilh considerable stop- j loss buying. The f'.ain:;, ^vliich '.vere i around H cents a the time, carried more . tha:i U: cci wcelc. With most otlu-r p.rain:; al or i near ceiling prices trading in -ihcm was al a slow pact 1 , oul iJecen.bor | loafs also attracted er.oi.igh ouyiiig i | support to post a new =ou:;!)ual ' ji'.iph price. i vVhcat closed inchanKecl '.o li-f! i cent above ihe ijr.jvior.s finish. : | May $1.1)0 !-2: com unchanged at i $1.11! 1-2 ceili.iss; oau 1- :;".!) i>-H i i up, Mav 77 3-4—")-;;; rye unt'liuniied i i • ••' i-;, higher, Mav 3.1.91 i barley unchanged, ?/l:-iy $1 were down. Dealings tnpercd off, volume a proximaling 2,000.000. :| o In 1030, Mexicans wore out onl 2f)3,()()() lead pencils. WB4Aff€AUSES & A liooklcl conlaininn l!ia opinions of mout doclori on Ihii inlerailing tubjee witl bo sent FREE, while they toil, lo (coder writing to l!ie Eclucclional Divilion, 535 Fitlh Avo., NewYork, N.r., Depl. A-131 DO YOU NEED CASH? We will loon you money on your Car, Furniture, livestock, etc., or if your car needs refinancing see Tom McLcrfry at the Hope Auto Company, 220 West Second street in Hope, Arkansas. bushel mosi 01' the advance to is in I'M: past signed,to carry bombs to the U. S. Productions follov/ the Broadway pattern—soloists backed by snappy, tight-clad chorines, with colorful costumes and evening gowns in many scenes. Photo, ;above, of _a South American number in the first such production in Tokyo in four years is typical. NEW YORK STOCKS New York, Jo., ,lfi •• i.'P) — Rails ' and specialties advanced /'ractlons , to aroir.id a point, in today's other- • wise in c^ular-stock market. Aircraft?; also ro;'.clr n i.'ood sho">v- ing most of the session. Plus marks had a .slight r.dvantage over minus signs at the close. Declines Ker.oraHy attributed to Did "Diamond Jir«" Knve Stomach ot 1 UEca;- Pains? I! is hardly lu;ely ihol Dk-mond Ji.-n Bra;!y could have oaten s;j v;rciciouily ir no suffo:c.-J af;cr--G(lr.o r^in 1 :. Sjf'crorr who iiave i D pay i;m pcrcnty of -,ton-.uch or uk'Cr .poin?. indi.')C J 1i'-»o tr- 1 ; oairs hcrirr- burn, .burning 'ji-.tisaHo.i, 'bioct and olhcr conditions caused by ex^a^r, "acid shr.i.iicl try Udga. Get a 25c box ot Udpa ftiblot 1 ; Irom your drur;gi=t. Fircl diue niijst con- vinc<^ or rn'ni-n Snx ip ••• rncl rot DOUBLE YOUR MONEY BACK. ' • Jchn tS 1 . ,.Cox Drug . company ancl drua stores evcrwhero —Adv. Back to the Bible CONVERSION-OF LYDIA Mov/ i-Q ''DerriiiifCnizc' You: 1 G3 gctj vet- ttiroiighoul the lauu p.ra •singing .the "Wardrobe Siues" as they run i:p affaiiiBt the-.drastic short- ajje of civilian clothing. Karl Zitron and Jack • Wai'fel, two resourceful Cleveland, O., vets j pictured at fight, solved their problem by having; their G. I. overcoats trarisfornned into - a epat'-and.a nuv.y biiic! dress ,o%'ei-- cait— 4cr 'itjSs than ; $8 -apiece. Coats ' .were ihq m '' .er- straps • anfl.ljack belts ajid given a good iyp'.jqb. i^itrqn's short coat v.'as _i givon smart rows cf stitch- 'ir«fi' around the Lyriia was a successful bus:- nc.ss woman, and, we might infer, one of some wealth. She .was a •'seller of purple", which • can mean either an expensive dye or dyed goods. Her home was, in Tiiyatira, lr.il r,t her conversion we find her in Philippi, presumably transacting business. Lydi.i and her companions were IMP first converts, of which we have Bible record, in Europe. There are several admirable traits in Lydia. Though a business woman, and likely very <jusy. yet slip had time to worship God. Too many professional ;'.i2!.ip!o become so absorbed in bii.unt.ii; duties that they have no ti::ie for God. Lydia was jinecro. She worshipped God, but wrongly, as Judaism had Icng since boon aboliahcd. Many today often state that if shown by ihe Bible that they are wrong in their religion they wouldn't chai'ije. They are not as hopes',: p.:id r.incere as Lydia. IJpon hearing the truth, Lydia \viihoul hesitation accepted it. and "she attended unto' the things which were spoUon of Paul.".' In Lydia's conversion it is not specifically slated that she believed in Christ arid repented of her sins, thoush these are necessarily .interred by her renouncing error and accepting tho Ivuth. These are also prerequisites to baptism, and we have reason to believe that Paul would not have bcptb.cd her without evidence of these in her life. Upon accepting Paul's preaching, "she was baptixed, ai-.ri her household." Thuy" asain >!_ i;: Kuggesti-u that Ihe New Itestament jvroe'jdure in conversion v;as faith, repentance and baptism. This is uniformly true in every case of gospel conversion in the New Testament. Somo often contend that since Lydia's "household" was baptized, that this o'Klornos infant baptism. Put T>,;'.yor. t!ie Greek lexicographer, says the Greek word "housfliold" (oikosi is commonly used to mean "Ihe inmates of a house." or used to embrace servant:;. Even Webster define:-, the word as "those who dwell us a family under one roof." If this justifies infant baptism. the;i wo must assume :cvcra] things that the Bible does not say: (!) That Lydia \vas married; (2) that she had children; 13) that her children wr-re infants; and (•!> thai tiie.se infants \vero baptized. The term as used Jiere evidently means that .Lydia' and her business associates, or servants, were converted. Waymon D. Miller, Minister . j , Church p£ Christ : 5th and Grady Streets • Hope, Arkansas : :." ' Adv. .' sewives etyro A By ANN STRINGER Nuernberg. Jan. 16—-(UP)— The phantom Martin Bormann was accused before the war crimes court today of conspiring with his icllow Na?.i leaders to "insure the elimination 01 Christianity." Boiniuim, missing and likely dead hut nevertheless being tried in absentia ,v/as the target of today's cvidcr.ee in the prosecution of i'.idividv.til defendants. Naval L\. (jgi Thomas F. Lambert, Jr., o£ Detroit, Mich., opened tha prosecution of Bormann, deputy oE the Na:'.i party and right hand man of Adolf Hitler after the i'light of Rudolf Hess to Britain. "He Wi'.s one of the principal architects of the Nazi conspiracy," Lambert charged. Ho .said Bormann instituted Germany':; reign of terror-in 1935 with ,-iii order to all party agencies u> report to the -gestapo all persons who criticized ihe' Nazis. Accusing Bormann cf evincing au ultimate means o£. eliminating Christianity, Lambert introduced the Nazi leader's letters and orders demanding the exclusion :'rom thu party ol scientists who were Christians, as well as chiislian clergymen and theological students. Keich labor service members were forbidden -to lake part in religious celebrations. Christian literature was to be replaced in schools wiih Nazi niottos and rituals. Theological schools were to be closed, Christian properly confiscated, church subsidies suspend iherc- was an ami turkey. Tn »t,,,, '' ' abundance of ,,,->- HT> ci-,i Chicago, Jan. 16 •—fUPi—- American housewives: will ha\-e to reluni to wartime meatless menus it ihe Packinghouse Workeia' slriko lasts more than aweek. A United Press survey showed w- !day that the country's packing coulters have only enough meat on. hand j to feed consumers !or seven days. ! After that the hou r =o.wile will have ' partiYi'.T.i. of agriculu !to serve eggs, chicken, i'ijh, rabbit, ionly o]jUirii:Uic view 'and an ataundani .suppl-. '.f cLikey. ifa i; e. The departmcin of ' ...1,-icult-jro | Thcuya nut v/arned, meanwhile, against a Isible resurgence of i.he chicken i elusion of church members from jlhe Nazi party was nol a war ,- . Iciirne was overruled hy Ihe court, locct inor-i v , hJL . h h( . ld lhal Bormann's haired . said t:ic average i or churches had been proved. '' an ;'i" l;i ' ,r y !? i Bormann was charged \vilh pe.r- iiu Jiiuai : 30 i!ally ta'-:ing a leading role in the execution of Adolf Hitler's orders for tha ''liquidation of the Jewish IJj'obicm." He was described as a prime mover in Ihc program of starvation, dogradation and extermination of the Jews. According to documents pre;:ent- j'elail .store had meat supply on hand. Trade Iiuititule, !r.<:.. csiimated that independent packers, -101 af- i-'ected by ihe strike could supply only 1.5 cor cent of the National rcquirc-mont.-;. Ilobart Creighlon, i Joultry branch of Ih.e the i De- ! desirable, lie . , - , _-,,... a lon : i si; ike "would .,,.,;- ... Dl , aci- ; ri , 11 "'-i a healthy condition Jor Ihc e;',g ket, but tne retail mea dealers ,;r; U ]t,-,. ir.dustrv, b- association :;aid in Cleveland Ihat ' • '• it would take at lea.l ho illegal operators to mor.lh el 01 au.se it would u v ( .,. s ..•.,',,'" poultry, ""nd v , oH I)IL , The Office of Price Administration took precautionary slcpu. However. Enforce m cut official.-; throughout the country \verc alerted to block illegal meat trading, and the .meat enforcement FINN STATESMAN DIES ij Oi U. S. took the led by Lambert, Boi'mann "handed l.i'j stop-i over Jews to the exclusive jurisdic: lion of Ihe Gestapo, and took part, said in among other spoc-ii'ic crimes, in be-i the dcp-orlalioji to Poland of 000,000 nd jJew.'s i'roin Vienna. Lambert said that in 1U42 Bormann decreed that the "problem of eliminating forever millions of | j.gjjj.Jcws iiom greater German terri- I toi'y 1:0 longor could to solved by |cmigralio;i hut only by the appli- O Clothing that you nicy consider ckl can bring new life to some suffering person to whom war brought despair and destitution. Vour spare clothing will be distributed free, without dis- tcriiniuation, to victims of Nazi i'.nd Jap oppression in Eu« lope, the Philippines, and the Far East. • Dig into your attics, crunks, and closets tottity . 1. dig out all the clothing you can spare. What YOU Can Do! 1. Cot together all the clothing you can spare. 2- Toko it Jo your local collection depot immediately. 3« Volunteer somo spare time to your local committee. The more yon do the better yon '// fed ication of •ruthless.' Helsinki, Jan. 1C — (IV)— Huntti Uackzel'. who served as premier ,01' ihe Finnish government which staff was supplemented by eni- i utgotiatc-d the armistice ondiMg -plcyes from other OPA divisions. ! l r ii:la:.ri' : j war with Russia in Sep- Knforcement officials were in- i I'-iTiber, MJI/l, died Monday iifter a struclcd to soek amximurn penal- ! prolonged iUr.eEs. tics for those found guilty cf tak- j o ing unfair advantage of the strike. | Crab spiders starve to death They will slaughter und concentrate on retail outlets. Philadelphians faced a diet of 50 after laying eg":;, because they're too busy watching their eggs to eat. We feel motorists must bo discouraged in the strongest terms from the indiscriminate buying of tires where they are not absolutely necessary. Tire conscrvutoin v.'iil remain in order for many months. —From statement by Rubber Manufacturers Association. If stale bread is frozen it comes fresh textured when frosted. be- dc- HENRY J. KAISER ' National Chairman This adverthcmcttt was prepared by the Advertising Council for the Victory Clothing Collection, and is sponsored by BRUNER-SVORY HANDLE CO. 1 Wednesday, January 16, 1946 HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Pago Three Social ana P etfona! Phone 768 Between » •. m. intf 4 ». m. Social Calendar NOTICE The Iris (.iarden club has been post poneil until Tuesday, January 22. All members please note this change. le Regular meeting of the Hope Garden club has been posl- iind three months with 33 months overseas in the Pacific. Cpl. Robert Wutson will arrive Wednesday from. St. Louis, Mis- ouii where he has been receiving medical treatment. January 16 The Jelt M. Graves Sunday School Kbiss of the I'Mrsl Methodist church cfll hold its regular monthly business and social meeting at the church Wednesday evening at 7:30. Members arc asked to bring old magazines and discarded Christman cards. New and prospective incmgers are cordially invited to attend this meeting. Thursday, January 17 There will be an Annual Parish meeting of St. Marks Episcopal church at 7:30 Thursday evening al Ihe home of Mr. and Mrs. Frank li Johnson. An election of the Vestry and delegates to the annual convention will be held at this meeting. A full attendance is urg eel. Thursday, Janunry 24 The Junior Senior High School J'.T.A. will meet at 3:30 Thursday afternoon at the High School. A full attendance is urged. Members please note the change of date. .;£oniing and Going Ralph B. Hunt S 2/C arrived ii Hope on January 8th from Mem phis, Tenn.. where he was givei a discharge at the Separation Cen tor there, lie served two years with one year overseas duty in th<_ South Pacific. Communiques Mr. and Mrs. Hay Woodall and children have moved to Helena. Arkansas to make their home. Mrs. Woodall and children are visiting .vvith relatives in Hot Springs bc- (•jdivc going to Helena. Cpl. William P. Watson arrived Sunday to visit his parents. Mr. and Mrs. Ii. S. Watson. He has recently been given a discharge at Camp Chaft'ee after serving three years Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Boyett, 520 Vest Division received a letter to- lay from their son, Cpl. Howard Joyett who is stationed al Camp "'eiullctpn. Ocean Side, California, lescribing the Hose Bowl game ind the parade, led by Admiral •lalsey. Cpl. Boyetl was an a four day pass and attended the game in Pasadena. We, the Women By RUTH MILLETT NEA Staff Writer It should turn out to be a masterly political move—the governoi of Ohio offering rooms in ihe governor's mansion to a former Ai pilot and his wife. A large percentage of the voting public has had enough experience in the weary business of housi hunting to appreciate the story Only one thing could have made the yarn better—and that woult have been for the couple selectee as roomers to have had a baby Now if the governor's gestun would only prompt the leadin; citizens of every community make the same offer in behalf o the local housing situation, th problem of finding living quar lers for veterans and their fain ilies would be well on the wa to being solved temporarily. For if the families who live i the big houses and set the soci; pace in their communities woul find a room or rooms for a veteran and his wife—other families would feel they could afford to do the same thing without jeopardizing their social standing. BREAKING THE ICE To popularize the idea should not be loo hard. Put pictures of leading citizens with their veteran roomers on the society pages ol local papers, and you'll find women as patriotic about renting rooms as they were about rolling bandages. The governor of Ohio has broken the ice, and now anyone ought to feel free to offer rooms to veterans. From now on taking in roomers should be socially acceptable. Victor Herbert's //I Naughty Marietta" — with — Jeanette McDonald Nelson Eddy Frank Morgan Questions and Answers Q—How long was Texas an independent nation? A—Nearly 10 years. The Doctor Says: By DR. WILLIAM A. O'BRIEN Written for NEA Service Child ut'iiiiiij! is ii normal func- ion as Niiluri- lias fa.shioned the natomy and conuilions tin 1 physio- >iiy i>t woman lor this important iveiil. Dulics of the obstretieian ire to guard (he health of the t'uniiin (iui'ing preynaney, prevent nfeL-tion, ease pain, assist in clii- ieiill delivery, and meet emcrgen- •ies. Tne majority of births now take )laee in hospitals, but belter care luring pregnancy is equally responsible lor prevailing low rmi- l and infant sickness and lea Hi rate:;. Prenatal care programs start is soon Hi, the diagnosis of preg- mey is made. The first visit to ,he physician should include a detailed history of past illness, accidents and operations, complete physical examination, and the necessary laboratory teals. Most if Ihe complications which arine in pregnancy and delivery can be prevented by proper prenatal care. 11 diseases such as tuberculosis, diabe.es or heart disease are discovered early, appropriate treatment can be given promptly. SHOULD CONSULT DENTIST Expectant mothers should consult their dentist early in pregnancy fur a special examination of the teeth. In the past, women were expected 1o lo.ie a tooth willi cacn child, but (his was Uirgjly the ri'suii M" neglect ol I'M teeth and gums during pregnancy. Special instructions in hygiene include a discussion of diet, clothing, sleep, rest, and exerciss. Diet of the pregnant woman should be such that the total weight gain does not exceed 25 to ISO pounds, and she should eat an adequate supply of protein, vitamins and minerals. Kats and sugar should be restricted if there is a tendency to excessive weight gain. EXERCISE BENEFICIAL Moderate exercise is beneficial and as women should do their own work they can be gainfully employed under certain conditions. Most physicians do not recommend extensive trips by pregnant women. Toxemia. a special disease which develops during pregnancy, can be anticipated and controlled by regular observations of blood pressure, examination of the urine, and studies of weight in crease. Pregnant women also are instructed to report bleeding at any time. In the past two d°cades the in- j fant deaths have been reducer irom !!•) to •!:: in every K'lDO live births. a:u.l mulher deaths from ;3 to 1 in every 100(1 births, ft if ^estimated thai one-hall to one i third of the present death rate is ipieventable through irnprovec | prenatal care and delivery service DOROTHY DIX What Is Sophistication Dear Miss Dix: What definition covers sophistication from A to ZV It appears that my marriage depends on me suddenly becoming VliMiY sophisticated. Three years ago, just iis my husband was leaving for overseas, he said to me: "When 1 return I don't want you to be just as you arc now. 1 want you to be sophisticated." When I asked just what he meant by sophistication, he said he didn't want me to show my feelings. Now he is coining home and, as I strive to please, I would like to know what 1 have to do to become sophisticated'.' We are both in our late twenties and have a family. I am nice- looking, dress well and with taste, am well-educated, don't argue, am a cheerful, happy-go-lucky person, am not a wallflower when we step out, but it seems I won't do. I've got to be sophisticated. And how! T. M. DEPENDS ON VIEWS ANSWER: Heaven help you,lady. I can't, -because sophistication means such different things to different people that there is no authority for what it really connotes. Many people believe that sophistication means being cynical. They think that a sophisticated person is one who doesn't believe in God, or religion, or honor, or honesty, or any of the noble qualities of human nature. They do not elieve that any woman is virtu-' us, or any man faithful to his Q—What nation publishes the greatest number of books and periodicals per capita? A—Iceland. Broadway vife, or that anyone ever does ind act except to make a gesture, 'hey call this being sophisticated nd worldly wise. But there are other people who hink that only those are sophis- icated who have seen so much j jf life and who have known that vhal couldn't happen does happen ill the time, that they have grown wise and tolerant, with an infinite jelief in the power that runs the vorld and an infinite compassion 'or all poor, blundering human- ty. The very young believe that soph- stication consists in breaking all he laws of God and man. They ,hink it is sophisticated to get drunk, to be immoral, to get money without working for it. to do all the things that will make .hem broken down old roues before their lime. Which one of these theories of sophistication your husband wishes you to adopt, 1 don't Know, but my guess i;-. thai, it will not be the one about, not showing your feelings so lar as he i; concerned. He will nol waul you to change from the warmhearted, loving woman .iou an; now into a supercilious mairicd woman who has affairs with olhi.T men. Super cilipus- IKISS is not one ol (he qualities that are good lor home concump- lion. Bui. above all. lei me urge; you not lo try lo change your personality. II. never .works. None of us look our best ill oilier people's clothes. Cut. perhaps, since your husband has h"on up against the realities c,l life dunng the three year:; lhal hi? wiir, facing death and danger, h'.; will not be so keen an admiiei 1 ui artificiality. Dear MUs Dix; I have been recently disehargod from the Navy and 1 planned my return as a surprise: l.ir my wife and baby, but f got 'Ii': 1 ,-urpriM:. for I found her in the ai-rn^ cf another sailor. I left the hou:;c immediately in utter dis.".i'sl. 1 have, not heard from her since-. I love my wife very much and cannot forgive her infidelity, but for thr 1 sake of my child I would hi; willing lo attempt some sort of a patched up affair, but my wife must make the first move. What is vour advice? EX-GOB ANSWER: If you cannot find il in your heart to forgive and FOR- So They Say In order to expedite complete re- conversion and full employment, small business must be given a federal financial transfusion which will make it permanently strong and self-sufficient. —Sen. James M. Mead of New York. GKT your wife's conduct, it will be useless for YOU to try lo live together. It will serve no good piupose, lor you cannot make a home in which a child should bo reared. Il will be beiter for your child to have one parent than two who are always quarreling and fighting and wiii) hate 'each other, and better for the child to have no home at all UKMI one that is a place of .strife. Perhaps if your wife loves you in spile of her disloyally, and if she repents her conduct, she will go straight, in the future, and you may yel make ;i happy life together. Many wives forgive erring husbands. Why should not a man be big enough and undersUindinp, enough to foy;Uvr a woman for .stumbling off of the straighl and narrow palh? 'Bell Sytidicalo, Inc. > rc'volutioni/.ed t.MTV );!;;;se of radio. In 1040. the •. ;::c'.ililic revolution will bccoj'/.e c-ji'liriiiatly moi'L 1 ap- parrent lu Ihc public. •Brig.-Ge:i. 'i.X-ivni Rarnoi'l. den. iiaclki Corp. of Third District Livestock Show Meeting, Thursday A call meeting of Ihe Third Dis- Iriel Livestock Show Associalion has been scheduled for Thursday evening. January 17 al 7 o'clock al Ihe Court house. All members are urged lo attend Oils meeting as officers will be elected at the meeting -and plans will be started for the show this fall. o Increase in Crude Oil Output Up in Ail but Two States Tulsa, Okla., Jan. 15 — (/P)— Increases in all except two major producing states drove daily aver age crude oil output up 8,850 bar i els to 4.597,350 in the week ending January 12, Ihc oil and gas journal reported today. Kansas led with a 34,250-barrel jump lo 240,200, and the eastern area came up 9,600 to 03,550, Illinois 2,900 to 205,800, California 2,51)0 to 847.750, New Mexico 2,250 to 100.350 and Texas 1,500 to 2,000,800. Other gains included Arkansas 700 lo 77,250, Colorado 550 to 21,550 and Wyoming G50 to 84,900. The Rocky Mountain area of Colorado, Montana and Wyoming increased 1,200 to 128,500. Barbs By HAL COCHRAN Advance spring tip: The first thing women should take out of the house when cleaning is all the men. Co-Chairman Hempstead Co. March of Dimes England reports the same trouble American housewives are having— cooks won't stay on the job. Lon don Bridgets falling down! Vacuum cleaners are coming jack on the market— and if Mom •uiswers the 'floorbell it's her own ault. Mew III II 'Strange Confessions — with — Lon Chancy Brcnda Joyce Milburn Stone Q—How far into space i.s the 200-inch Mount Palomar telescope, now being built, going to Vseu"? . A—2,000.000,000 light -years. Largcsl now in existence. I ho 100- inch glass al Mount Wilson, "ses" only half thai far. By JACK O'BRIAN New York--Musl expensive nigh club lor New Vtar'.s Kvc: The ne\ I Embassy Club . . 3-UI.40 a couple . . . and lhat's without .liquor. . . several Broadway clubs are having a rough time and may close shortly aller Ihe first of the year Honey llarree, a veteran Leon and Eddie's chorus gal, is back in the | dancing chorus after two years Since 1940, five years of intensive research and development have prosi- America. A New York man drew 30 days in jail for turning in a false alarm. Guess who's burning now! ticatcd celebrity program which originated in her own popular living, room .This beautiful gal, one of Broadway's most popular citizens — certainly ils hardest working lady in my book — will have to take it easy for a long time, a rather cruel rest to impose I of The United Nation.-; must become Iruly a world government, or it will be nothhv.;. —Phillip J. Noel-Baiter of. Great Britain. Tliis department is convinced that the people of Hawaii want statehood new and 'that they have demonstrated their eligibility and right lo be admitted into liie Union. —Harold lci;es. Secretary of the Interior. A Department of Agriculture official says the sugar shortage will extend through 1947. People won't like that—and they can" lump it! TEMPERAMENTAL Los Angeles. Jan. 10 — (IP)— Cas tenets, say salluring dancer M:ac lovia Ruiz of Guadalajara, Mexico have sex. There's a male castenet — th hcmbra — which makes thing more interesting in a light, stac cato way. Furthermore, the dancer says they are very sensitive, and sh keeps them in chamois bags t protect them from the weather. The San Francisco Chamber of I Commerce may not like this: "In Los Angeles, my castenets are lively, beautiful," she says, "but in San Francisco they were nol so good. Too foggy, I theenk. o The size of the average American winter wheat farm has doubled since 1910. Miss Lucille Ruagles The following is a letter Iron Vliss Ruggles who is now receiving reatment in Levi Memorial Hospital at Hot Springs, Arkansas: i spenl on Ihe business end of a weld-Jon such a lovely dynamo. ling iron at the Brooklyn Navy Again as co-chairman for the March of Dimes Drive, I want to ell the people of Hempstead countj n this, the beginning of the 194G appeal for funds for the Nationa Toundation of Infanlile Paralysis low generously and graciously you _ave last January so that the figh' against Infantile Paralysis migh o on. Practically every person in tin: country had some part in thi worthwhile program. I am proud of the fact that you had the heart and vision to donate your dimes and dollars. More research is needed in this field and part of the money you give will be set aside for this purpose. As we have no way of knowing just when or where this disease will occur, we need to always be prepared. This tremendous job oi preparation is only possible through your generous contribution. So to you who have given so much and will, 1 arn sure, give again during this allolod' lime, let me express my deepest appreciation. Thousands who are suffering from poliomyelitis have found new hope through your generosity. I hope that each one of you will take an active part in this 1946 appeal for funds and make it a huge success, thus relieving those who are suffering from this condition. Funds will mean hospitali- zaiton, medical atlenlion and effec live treatment which means "back to health" for those stricken with this dreaded disease. LUCILLE RUGGLES Cp-Chairman of the Womons Division. o- C T.Wallace Is Speaker at KiwanisClub Must—C. T. Wallace is speaker .... The Kiwanis club hod as guest pcaker, Cecil T. Wallace, Train' ig officer of Veterans Admins- ration. He spoke on the Veterans re- djustment act. In his remarks he features of the act as regards he discharged service man and Iso the disabled service man were ut lined and explained in a very iclpful manner. He stressed the 'act that if this program is to be a complete success the business men as well as educational must co-operate to the fullest. Guests were: Glen Parker, Al- ocrt Fink, Harold Gunter, Harold lervey, H. M. Olsen, John Wim- jerly. Sonny Ray. Q :— Crossett Made City of First Class on Petition Crossctt, Jan. 15 — (/P)— Crosselt low is a city of the first class. The state incorporation board aiscd it from a second class city on petition of local residents. o PAGING THE OPA Portland, Ore., Jan. 16 — (#)—A landlady here is wondering whether it pays to rent rooms. A tenant's 200-pound St. Bernard dog bumped into her. The collision knocked her down and broke her leg. 100 MILLION iOnUSSOLD- simply great for Q—How much property does the have for sale? A—By next July it some SHf>,000,000 worth been put on sale—five- total for World War I. surplus wai , government ]' s beleived will have times the fantastic Q—Were the various ceiling prices of World War II Ihc first such in America? A—No. In 1634 Ihe Massachusetts Bay Colony put a ceiling price on beer of "one penny a quart at Ihe most". Thoughts The Lord said unto my Lord, sit thou at my right hand, until 1 make thine enemies thy fool.stool. —Psalms 110-1. One enemy can do more hurl than ten friends can do good.- Swill. REGULAR 'I- DOROTHY PERKINS LIPSTICK in the new plastic case $100 TWO FOR *- Choose from 8 Lovely Shades FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY offers for the lirst I 1 his new band. _ .-I, who was married in New Jersey a few days ago, lirsl liied lo get u .license here in New Yoik . . the clerks at the Municipal Building turned h i m i down because he didn't have his I divorce papers with him lie I may play tne lead in the road ver- I sion of the delightful political com- •cdy. "Stalij of the Union" Sidney jBlacknier had his heart set on the I part, bill Lindsay and Grouse de- leidecl Sidney wa.s loo handsome : and much too suave a personality' to project thr bumpkin qualities inherent in the role ' Noel Toy, the Chinese slripeuse i who was married a few days ago to Carleton Young of Boi.se, Idaho, ', .surprised a lot ol us Broadwayiles in doing so She had been the ! steady gal for a long lime of 'Broadway reporter Lee Mortimer | Robeit Merrill, who made his successful Metropolitan Opera debut this season, used to be an I entertainer al Grossinger's, one of i the best known hotels of tho ; Borsehl Circuit, in the Catskills lie is-: managed by Moe Gale, who also handles Ihe Ink Spots and Herl Lahr thinks Ihc Mel might have a good thing there, if: they could figure out some opera in j which the Ink Spots could support them. Jose llurbi. the concert pianist, took over tin; producing headaches of ".Brighten The Corner" from his girl friend, Jean Dalrymple, who is very, very sick, slii. 1 had pneumonia, result of a rundown condition after several i years of hysterically hard work, i and more serious complications now force her to abandon every- i thing, including personal diroc- i lion of her highly lucrative pub- i licity and promotion firm, for a long rest in a better climate i Jean was the movies' idea of a i beautiful lady executive . . she ! was seen everywhere with the most glamorous people . Noon 1 breakfast at Twenty-one, cock! tails at Ihe Oak Room, dinner at 'Sardi's. first nights, the Cub Room, I'll Morocco and a constant head- g gait which seemed very casual and social on the surface jut which .id u,illy was the hardest of h,u (t work She ha.-' a P.ishumahlc homo in i the correct part ot Ihe very correct Kasl Kilties and her interests in ihe enierlainmeiit world are wide and constant she even hud her o\vn ladio broadcast, a sophis- STOP Sale Starts Thursday, Jan. 17th WAY TO RELIEVE DISTRESS OF Tills Double 1 - Dcty No5.e Drops V,&;ks Fast! "We Outfit the Family Ye;, you get quick relief Irom sniffly, Mully tlii.U'c.,:; ol' licacl oolds with a llt- tle Va-U'o-nol in ouch nostril. What's move -il, i,.-tually helps prevent many cokls f i om clevclopins if uacci in time! Try ill Fuliow dircclions in package. VA-f RO'NOl XV Pike got back to the inn al noon. There had been no registered letter al the postol'fice. As he entered the lobby, Pike saw a girl al Ihe desk talking with Mr. Hilt. Mr. Mill >.\' as moving his white hands defensively. Pike heard Ihe black-haired girl's voice rising on a musical but distinctly audible note. "It's outrageous," she said. "All require is a room within reasonable proximity lo a bath." She turned sloe eyes upon Pike then turned back lo Mr. Hilt. "Eighteen dollars just for a—" She slopped. Slowly her eyes swung back lo Pike. "Well!" "Hello, Lois," he said. Her Hushed cheeks grew darker. II was a good act. "So," she said. "You're here!" Pike didn't deny that. "Do you realize." she said, "Hint 1 have practically everybody in Ihc Western Hemisphere looking on lonely beaches and barren hillsides for your charred bones." "Good for you," Pike muttered and took her arm. "You're hungry." "Don't you try to sweet-talk me, Pike Calvin." She jerked her arm free. "Besides I have nol finished with this gentleman.'" "Madam—" began Mr. Hitt. 'You," Lois poinled an accusing finger at Mr. Hill, "are encouraging inflation." "Lois," Pike said. "Inflation could lose the peace. Mr. Hill looked at Pike. Ik moved his white hands hopelessly For a moment Pike 1'clt a little sorry Cor him. He gol Lois' arm. He said: "Mr. Hitt merely works here." "He can mill, can'l he," Loi.- said. Pike got Lois into Ihe dininj room. "What's the idea'.'" he said. "Wa.s 1 good'.'" she said. "Who sent you?" "Sam." "What lor?" "He wants you out of here, darling. But quick." Pike smiled. Lois said: "First, I'm supposed to ask you nicely. Then I tell you Ihc score and, if you have the brains God gave, a goose, you'll flit." "You've got Ihe dope on Butler?" She nodded. "Where?" he asked. "In here." She pointed lo her head. "It'll be lonesome." Pike "Later." she said. "What'.'" "Too public," she said, dinner I'll tell you." "1 don't sec anyone." Pike sakl. "1 do," Lois said. 11 was Fay Tudor. She entered the dining room. She .sa'.\ Pike. Then siie saw Lois, and her green eyes widened perceptibly. She .nave Pike an odd look went to the other end of Ihc room, and sut down. "So," Lois said. "Su what?' 1 ed by the hand of war. But the things that have been saved are beyond price. —King George VI of England. „ Lionel / Mosfier Social Situations : THE SITUATION: You go to i party with j'oUr husband. WRONG WAY: Stick by his sid all evening. RIGHT WAY: Mix with 'the othe uests and let your husband do th ame. .< ." • •Copyright, 1945 "Thai slum.ing Ihe reel hair." ••What abou! h "She'.-: in Urn-? "She's John Cl; said. Lois puckered lips and \.'hi said: "Ive L;-.U ,•!•: They had walked l.ui:-. and she held both hand^ and pi.: SCHS.VI Hill and r.<>.;<- "Who" L'.-i.- the teeth 1 '" "His name i:- Bland. "A :-'cavei'.i;er." she Pike looked at her she wa.s ala-'i.iin took her down creature ractive sofllv. Pike rco She n;)elilioi\ lii:-,ch. Then Piki. l.iri-ii..'.:i the lobby. nil iv !iis ;.'".n with SI,i- looked demuri Tl'.cy passed Mr. r I51a:.'d. -. : -aid, "belongs tc and nul unlo "Now." he • "Where si"Willi A'la Loi:; t:.Id Mary lived in Mary Mary cu to havr Clay V.'hcii talked wilh minutes, can cia that she wilh her au: day.-; h.ler a ing :\i,'i'-y LSu I ccnlly a! 'l'i " "Is that ., "S'es." sin "And nov. Hutlor cai.m Luis no'lrl; "How i,l-,, "She kin. mes.'-:i;:c. homo. i:acl-c anil lei 1. S she \\'a:, 1:0:: Pike i:,i.-h: head and :-. Pike saici. said. Sometimes acute. He .--.; the lawn Road, have il." so ems lhal aunt who liie mountains: -.• aunl phoned sic!;. Would Clay arranged en by Marcia llu-y nol there. Mary he;- ;.uni for a few r i,ui. and told Mar- have lo stay while. A few irrivcd carry- "She's either well-paid of—" He paused. "Dead," Lois said. They came to Batcman's bungalow. Pike could see the drawn curtains, and the wreath on the door. He poinled: "See that?" he said. "A wreath," she said. "Right." •'For whom?" "A Mr. Bateman— the local librarian. He died." Pike added. "Don't be funny. What of?" "Curiosity," he said, "and I'm not being funny.' "Oh." Her sloe eyes rested on Pike thoughtfully. "And you're somehow mixed up in il." He jusl looked at her. "And this rcadhead—" she began. "Never mind her," Pike said. "What else have you got?" "Nothing much, except thai Sam said wilh Mary Butler on] of the way, you can't do any good up here." Pike lit a cigarel. "He says." Lois said, "that you are to return to New York immediately." (To Be Continued) \\...il,| i lor a letter ; U r's re, ii Shi. glanct-d inno- he lof •Mary ihe alliil'.'" nothing about the • savs Mary came all her belongings duin't say where back on his TO MY CUSTOMERS My building has been remodeled and redecorated since the fire. 1 urn open for business. Customers with work left before the fire please call for it. Bring me your kodak finishing. Mail orders invited. One Day Service. THE SHIPLEY STUDIO Rosa Harrie 220 S. Walnut What a of High Quality MOROLINE Petroleum Jelly FEMALE PAIN Helps Build Up Resistance Against III Do you suffer from monthly cramps, headache, backache; feel nervous, jittery, cranky, "on-edge," weak, tired—at such times—due to functional periodic disturbances? Then try famous Lydia E. Pinkham's Vegetable Compound to relieve such symptoms. Pinkham's Compound DOES MORE than relieve such monthly pain. It also relieves accompanying tired, weak, nervous feelings—of such nature. The reason it's so effective is because it v lias a soothing effect on one of woman's most important organs. . . Taken thruout the month—Plnkham'a Compound helps build up resistance against such symptoms. Thousands upon thousands of girls and women report remarkable benefits. Also a great stomachic tonlcl All drugstores. LYDIA E. PINKHAM'S :;. marks the sp(St wherelr^Her hearing njg^be found- Come in for free aUdiometric test and consultation; No charge. SONOTONE HEARING SERVICE CENTER THURSDAY, JANUARY 17 2 to 8 P. M. MAX W. FRIEND Certified Sonotone Consultant Large groups of current-season hats of drastic reductions'.' An unusual" savings opportunity! A group of more than a hundred of our popular Brewster hats, formerly priced to $4.95 Price * . « . .. • I oo ea. To Our Friends ooci Mr:- Wi . /v\. sh.-rUM'.j are happy to announce the addition of no a Swafford and Miss Clara Fern Osborn riff of Beauticians. ; rorjrcl' that we have been unable to accept :ntmc!tts requested recently, due to the operators. i FT US SERVE YOU — FOR APPOINTMENTS Phone 252 S HENRY'S SHOP Handbags Reduced 2°° FORMERLY $5.00 CLEARANCE PRICE A group ot handbags in an assortment of styles and colors . . . fabrics are-Alligator, Failles and many others, including the under arm and envelope styles. •• LADIES' SPECIALTY SHOP ll! 3.1 1- n H*

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