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Page Two HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Franco Tells Mackenzie He Thinks Freedom of Spanish Press Should Be Restricted Hope Star is the fifth of a series of columns on Generalissimo jfr&neo by DeVVitt MacKenzie, >to-.-whom the Spanish chief of .syite has just given an interview.* By DeWITT MacKENZIE AP World' Traveler Madrid, .Jan. 29 .— .. Freedom of the press' naturally is an ideal which never ceases to flame witn- in the newspaperman, and your correspondent would have been in- dqe,d,,a poor representative of his kind if he hadn't raised this question in his interview with Generalissimo Franco. , The. subject is especially close to r0,e,;baeause during the generation of.-.-my foreign service I've worked under .censorship — some of them lf\.,, ov ti:u-S!t — ;n many countries of both hemispheres. More to the p. m,. -world p. ace depends on real acquaintances among the peoples of !_• rui-.s. i.iis acquaintance calls or. the free, exchange of news — not only reports ot great events Uut 'ihe story ot every day life. I Star ol Hope 1899; Press 1927, Consolidated January 18, 1929 if he *^ e uso ^ or re P UD '' ca *' on °f a " news dis oblchtj credited to it or nut otherwise . . Credited in this paper and also the local "Only in part," he replied, "for i news published herein, although a better acquaintance asked the generalissimo shared this point of. view. Published every weekday afternoon by Star Publishing Co., Inc. (C. E. Palmer and Alex. H. Washburn) et 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 at thf Post Office at Hope, Arkansas, under the Act of March 3, 1897. (AF)—Means Aswciafed Press. (NEA)—Means Newspaper Enterprise A^sot ration. Subscription Rates: (Always Payable in Advance): By city carrier per week 15c Hempsread, Nevada. Howard, Miller and Lafuyetle counties, S3.50 per year; else vhere S6.50. Member of The Associated Press: The Associated Press ii exclusively entitled to peoples will contribute without -doubt to peace among nations, the , free exchange of news will only favor it if the news is true and is the result of a faithful and objective judgment. If, on the contrary, the news sins by falsity and calumny, then its effect would be totally 'adverse and would contrib- differences National Advertising Representative — Arkansas Dailies. Inc.; Memphis Tenn., • terick Bu.itting; Chicago, 400 North Mich igan Avenue; New York City, 292 Madison Ave.; Detroit, Mich., 2842 W. Grand Blvd.; Oklahoma City, 314 Terminal Bldg ; New Orleans, 722 Union St. which stands by ilself. "Ii' these statements which you have requested." said Franco. Government Bureau Feud Bataan Nurse Says Wermuth, 'One Man Army 7 ,Contracted Bigamous Marriage With Her - By MARVIN L. ARROW/SMITH Washington. Jan. 29—iVI'i--A government official's plea for a "real- < "one-man army, islic and flexible" price policy i" u - 1;u ' 1 he had brought into the open today a long- smouldering row between OPA and other federal agencies. The nub of the debate that has been hauled from behind closed doors is whether prices are being held so firmly as to hamper recon- version and contribute to industrial strife. Civilian Production Administrator John 'D. Small made the for what he called realism flexibility. He said al a news conference yesterday: "The maintenance of a firm By JOHN GROVER Manila. Jan. 1'S) — i/1'i—A Rataan civilian nurse today asked annulment of a man Inge- she said slip had contracted Dee. 7, 104I. with Maj. Arthur Wermuth, famed in ignorance of . previously married in tiie United States. (In Traverse- City. Mich., Wer- niiith said ihe alleged mar.'-iRo in Manila "i-i news to me. ] don't '.now a thin;; about it. I want to i flatly deny it. right uow."i The annulment' petition, filed in , (he Manila courts, was signed Mrs. ; Olivia Josephine Oswald Wermuth. : i Wermuth. who recently an- 'iii.unccd he probably would" seek a U. S. Sen.ite seat when ho leaves :tne army, said he didn't even jkr.cw her. Wermuth married Jean , Wil'uns of Chicago on June I, 'noil — hoping to aid him. ; Her deep red-brown hair glinl- iing in the sunKghl, she told inter: viewers today that she first ; learned Wermouth had a wife in :'he United Stales when slie saw plc- i lures of the hero's relurn home in : Manila papers late in October. At ; least two included pictures of VVer- ; ninth's American wife. | When the major w.is liberated .last September, tlie annulment. nc- tition asserted, he came to Manila, and lived with Miss Oswald until his repatriation. She expected him to return to Manila after a ; visit with relatives in America. | She tol.-l interviewers sue was stunned and unbelieving when she first saw [lie pictures of Wermuih's Anglican wil'e. but that aflcr she had confirmed that marriage, she I "serve to help to reestablish the ute to encourage among nations. .'•Th.is is a p-oblem of morality i trusts and increase the bonds and and : Education., as it is among in- sympathy between our peoples, we dlyi'dUals. Good moralitv and pains- sha " n;lvc contributed to some ex- taking education make livin" to-!*?" 4 lo Inos 9 ideals of peace of the gather easy, it is necessary to re-| Noltn American people, which iind turn.to the forms of good morality i the most P erl ' ect ecno '» OUI ' m '- aa<5->eo«rtesy • damaged bv the ! t ' on atlc * m m - v government." Sonja Henie Files Suit for Divorce ,,said the government is ..... to "cultivate these ideas impugn the Spanish press and he conilmfed: "The Spanish government at the ~? d - ? f _^ he . war Decreed freedom for foreign corre-i . an From Dan Topping Chicago. Jan. Sonja . . to con- i Henie. ice skating motion picture ci .,,f . ££• ' ls t -!" t: ? t f°7 1 lhe world - and actress, filed suit in superior court r^^,m-r,J^ ^n years it has (yesterday for a divorce from Daniel v^ne 'th'^fvr t S ,t1n f 0 " /'° pt ; eMR ' ^PPine. millionaire New York Hnn^ fvi-t?" ^ ntatlon o? its rela-i sportsman to whom she was mar- ponv.ai.ih other countries by ex- ; ried on July 4. 1940. an^vT-, r^, •' P ^? S °5 its radio - I Miss Henie in her suit charged S Tnl t 9 " 1 "VP"? of lhat T °PP in S deserted her on Jan. th ? nwhlc does u '' 1!)45 ' and told her lo "8° her ° not VP th h u, ' ' S^ce of -hJ T-°H lh -f n ° ble de -' wa >- and he would go his.' that If th/ ^ ^ a J fects us or ! the - v wo ")d not I've together again, t,r tae seiene and dispassionate and that he would not support her criticism events. -~..w u*»«£/Ui3i9 lllll tl tt; of great international "I can assure you that this mod- Topping, part-owner of the New York Yankees baseball club and . . , - — - - ".wu- i owner of the New York Yankees fefatTon, ,»ith V fK e T? C i\ C !i a ^T d good i footba11 leam ' married Miss Henie Delations with the United Nations. : in Chicago about two months after wnen any newspaper has his divorce from Arline Judge, ect in criticism, the ambassa-; movie actress and his second wffe 01 foreign^ nations themselves iThe marriage was the first for fnf^l 160 , ver i'. al n °t? s ask-;Miss Henie, who in her suit asked for,that'moderation which has to resume her maiden name nr B ?= n S 1? u of the Spanish of Henie. She did not mention ali- press and "which, unfortunately, .mony. f aTs _ not been matched elsewhere."! o articles I| Salt water mullet have been price line means little if goods are not available for level." Small said he favors cable the continuance of price controls to withstand "severe inflationary pressines." But he added that such controls should be vised "to bring about the most rapid increase in production." "There has been a growing ieel- ing throughout lhe country," Small declared, "that price increases would be about the worst thing thai could happen. To mind, laeii of production is the worst thing. Small said he had discussed this matter several times with OPA Administrator Chester Bowles, adding that while Bowles is "worried about lack of production" he [feels at the same time that ihe price line should be held. OPA officials expressed surprise iat Small's statements on price | policy. Thev a«sr>>-ted i 1 " 1 '-..•[•••-• j program has both realism and tlcxiDihty. out u .icy s,,...., Ol .. , basic responsibility is to hold prices "prety close to present levels." OPA said the price policy laid jdown by President Truman pro| vides for discretionary increases ! deemed necessary to encourage essential production. Such. increases have been grantee!. the I agency said, and have aecoin- | plished their purpose. I Small's views on prices a.-e ! known to be held by the govcrn- jintiu ofticiais. including Secreiiuy I of Agriculture Anderson. Bowles I has told Reconversion Director jSnyder and possibly Mr. Truman | that the controversy must be set- itled and that the administration jinust present a united front on j price policy. .iu« ,n ei Miss Oswald, who lias been using purchase at that! her maiden name since s'le i learned o:' Wcrrnuth's marriage, unequivo- jsnin in her uctilion t'vit she nuir- ' ricd him after a whirlwind court- Mi.p. o'l t..- roof garoeii ol tne C.i cat Eastern hotel in a -,wilight ceiemony the clay before the Japanese bombed Manila. An army chaplain whom she named as H. Stainback performed :he ceremony, sue said, and her .loneymoon was spent in the tragic setting of Bataan where V.'orm;ah earned world renow as the slayer of at least 1-1G Japanese before" he was captured. vVf'i'H'IVi had been ordered back to his regiment within 24 hours alter her wedding, her petition continued, and the tall, attractive brunette. Nov. 25. joined him on Bataan, acting as civilian nurse. After the surrender, she followed the death marchers to Camp O'Don- , decided to file an annulment action, to make a clean break and .start a new life. Manila newspapers had carried ; her i.wn nicture Sept. ii, after <;ho jwas informed of AVerpiuth's libera- 'ion. and quoted her as saying she lhad been "praying and hoping" for jhis safe return. I Filipino velotans of Bataan con; firmed her presence .here, lelling •interviewers they recalled her :\vurk among the woundd. : While being interviewee!. Miss :0:;w:;!d bounced suddenly from her : chair in a downtown .:I'fice to hail :i passing Philippine army -nnjor iwho wore Bat nun campaign ribbons. After their hajjp.v la-n.iinitc reunion, she said it was ihe first tine she had seen him si".:-.> the Kalaan surrender, and that each had believed the other dead. Miss Oswald currently is employed by the U. S. Army here, working as receptionist. uspeets 1st Suspect Denies Frenchman Favors Anglo, Russian Pact Paris. Jan. 2!) —(/Pi— President | Felix Gouin told the constituent assembly today ho favored an alli- jance with England "which could i some day become part of a broad j tripartite agreement among Riis- jsui. Great Britain nnd Kranoc." The newly elected Socialist chief of slate called for a vast, expended program of nationaliation, including electricity and gas, "certain largo business banks, certain insurance and mining companies, river and canal transportation" :md part of the merchant navy. He proposed immediately "massive reductions in civil ai-d mili- , taiy expenses, salary fs-ee/.ing and j measures to arrest price in! creases." He promised severe pen- i allies against black market operiv- ; tors. I Gouin said his I would press for | lion of the Ruhr' I constitution of a i many." I Gouin declared for closer lions with the United Slales. I "We will pursue our cooperation i with all the Allied nations and : mends- with Cxechoslovakia, Belgium, Norway. Holland. Luxem- 'noiirg, Italy, the states of central Europe and the cast, and South iAmeiica, without forgetting the now China who was our associalc MI the war just finished." the successor to President De Gaulle said. Echoing the words of De Gaulle, , Gouin said he hoped one day to I see Spain in lhe United Nations, (but thai first "Spain must i-edis- •over the road to Democracy." ' Gouin said France would contin- ; ue to give protection and asylum :(•' refugee Spanish Republicans { and follow up the international con- 'versalinns in which France has (asked the United States and Great [Britain to discuss jointly the state jof their relations wilh Spain. Jnhitary 29, 1946 Report ST. LOUIS LIVESTOCK National Stockyards, 111,, Jan. 2D —l/P.i-~ Hogs, (!,!>(H): active to all i interests; lullv slo;!.-]-; Ion .'iivl ! bulk good and choice barrows and Itiilts l. r i() Ibs up H.I-; I; I;;H.I.,,| j| )!t 14.n<)-.iO: few to 14.HO; 100-110 Ibs I.'1.25-7"): few to H.OO; Ulill light pifis down to 11.00: sows 14 03; stags IH.Yii-M.Ori. Cattle. -1,000; calves, 1,000; steers opening somewhat slow: eai ly deals confined to ;i :<ew good to choice lots at l!i.:>. r >-|{i.;>,i on .snip- per accounts; butcher yci'.rlings and cows opening slt-prlv: "mid heifers and mixed yearlings 14.00- lf>.;>tl; medium 12.OII-m.iiU; common and medium beef cows '.1.00-11.50; ! L-aimcrs and cutters 7.00-!!.50; bulls slow: choice voi.lers -il) lower at ©. I throughout Ih trading. l I Profit taking in rye toward the I finish held the May contract atl- I vance to 3 1-4 cents for the 'lay. At the closing boll, wheat was I unchanged at ceiling. May $1.80, i 1-2. Corn hold unchanged at cell-] | ing, May $1.1(1 1-2. Oats were un- I changed lo 1-4 lower, May til. Rye 'was unchanged lo ,'1 1-4 higher, May $2.12 1-2—3-4. Barley was im- chftiiged at ceiling, May $1.22 1-2. The cash wheat market was quoted nominally steady at ceiling prices today. Kstimatc'd receives 10 cars. v- C'orn was firm at ihe ceilings. Estimated leceipts I9i( cars. Bookings 200.000 bushels. Oats wore strong at the permissible markups. Estimated receipts new government "inlornationaliza- and against "re- centralized Ger- I 17.50; medium iinrl gpod 13.P"-Hi.25. (37 cars. Shipping sales 30,000 oush- Sheop, 1,500; market "oenecl els. steads 1 : good and e.ioiee native' O 1 wooled lambs in light supply 1500-' NEW YORK STOCKS ''"• - "•- ' -- •-..-- N ow York, Jan. 2!l —(/IM— The sprinting bull slor.k market faltered nt intervals today under light profit cashing but ;: laic rally in steels and assorted industrials lifted lliw 50; medium and good 13.'^-14.75; cull and common '10.00-12.50. NEW YROK COTTON New York, Jan. M) »-(/T>)— The cotton futures market wns reaction- rela- i Newport, Jan. 29 —OT'l - Mrs. i Linda Langston Ossignac, ?A re- i'.uined to her St. Joseph. Mich., ; :iome today, convinced that a man •claiming to be her first husbar.d, . oiUcially reported killed on Iwo •Marine I'vl. William W. Lani'ston, i J :•-.•:, was an imposter. , A crippled man claiming '.o be La.j^b,.... appeared here 10 clays vanished without contact- i:iy of the marine's immediate a H° ing reUrives who live in this vicinity Among the stories he rolaied to Newport townspeople was one that U . mes wo o ., en have covered the full ground of my; successfully transferred from the interview -with tne Spanish chief of i ocean to stock fresh water ponds state excepting for one sentence inland. FOR NES.. TELEP THAT'S TOUGH.' JrJigh-stfength steel wire—so strong that one straqdj will lift over half a ton without breaking—is one way farm telephone service will be made better and easier to get. Telephone engineers began using this tough telephone wire on rural lines even before the war. Distances between poles, due to its greater strength, jumped from 250 feet or less to as much as 450. The resulting fewer poles meant lower construction costs. Sleet storms —perennial enemy of farm telephone lines- did far less damage, and maintenance expense dwindled. Better construction is only one of the plans telephone engineers have for better farm telephone service. Talking over electric power lines, a new development now undergoing actual field tests, is another; radiotelephones for remote places, a. third. The Bell Telephone System is making every effort to bring you the best rural telephone service possible. SOUTHWESTERN BUI TELEPHONE COMPANY By MICHAEL GOLDSMITH I Bad Toclz, Germany, Jan. 29 — rtVP)— A U. S. Third Army intclJi- j gence report on the infiltration of ; Polich Jews into.the American oc- | cupation zone of Germany said to- i day the movement was financed ' and organized by Zionist groups within Poland. The report, which I have seen, but which has not been made public officially, said the majority of Polish Jews were determined to he had visited St. Joseph prior to coming here, but left without seeing hi? wife upon learning of her remarriage. Chief Deputy Sheriff C. D Wilson quoted Mrs. Ossignac as saying she had heard nothing from the man and was convinced, since | visiting here ard Jonesboro. thai I lhe criple was nol Private Lang[S'.on. Mrs. Ossignac, who remar- she had heard nothing directly from L;ingston since a leller written shortly before the battle of Iwo Jima. The Naw Department notified her later mat he was killed in an assault on a Japanese pillbox last March. Accompanied by her eight-year- olcl son .Duane Langston, and her reach Palestine, but that the Jews ! - ew husband, former Corporal Jo- infiltrating-into the U. S. zone had i s ?R n Ossignac, Mrs. Ossignac a firm belief that "if Palestine is | visited the marine private's la'' inaccessible to them, a Jewish tner . Will Langston, at nearby "" " state will be established in Bavar ia." (Lt. Gen. Sir Frederick E. Morgan, UNRRA chief of Germany, said on .Tan. 2 that thousands of Jews with plenty of money were entering the U. S. zone from the east with a "well organized, positive plan to get out of Europe." He said a secret Jewish organization was behind the movement. (The World Jewish Congress, the World Zionist Organization, the American World Jewish Congress and the American Zionist Emergency Council immediately voiced protests, calling Sir Frederick's report false. (JJNRRA headquarters in Washington called for the Brilish general's resignation, which he refused lo tender. Sir Frederick now is in the United States conferring | with Herbert Lehman, head of lhe j relief agency, who suspended the j request for lhe resignation pending ' th conference. > I In Frankfurt, Judge Simon H. Rifkind, adviser of Jewish affairs lo Gen. Joseph T. McNarney, made this comment on the Third Army report: "It is not true to say these people wanl lo settle in Bavaria. Ex- jcepl for perhaps a handful of Ger; man Jews of advanced yews who I may wish to return to their homes, the Jews do nol want to live in' I Germany or any part of it." I Fort Smith Golden Gloves Tourney to Be Held Friday Fort Smith, Ark.. Jan. 29 —(/T) —Fort Smith's Golden Gloves (ornament will be held Friday and | Saturday nights for the first time i since it was discontinued in 1942 | because of the war. i Four former champions will be | among the entrants. Teams have been entered from Newark, and his mother. Mrs^ Naomi Hcndricks at Jonesboro. Police Chief John Moore of Newport expressed conviction thai lhe mysterious stranger was not Private Langston, commenting that the case retained "many -o^r-.zling angles" nevertheless. He "said he was continuing his investigation. Sister Believes He Lives Cotter, Jan. 29 — (!P) — Mrs. Charles Griffin of Cotter, sister of Marine Private William Willard Langston, officially declared killed at Iwo Jima, said today she believed that a crinpled mysterious stranger, who appeared in Newport 10 days ago and claimed to bc Langston, aclually was her brother. Mrs. Griffin was in Newport and vicinity a week checking on reports of Lang.slop.'s appearance. She as- so!ted that one incident convinced her the man was her brother — when he slapped an acquaintance of the family on the back and gteeted him by a nichname, which.' she said, no si ranger would have known. Sne expressed belief that bc^ cause of severe crippling injuries Mid u desire not lo be a burden on his family Private Langston had dis-'Mjpr.-ared. "The only way we can coax him back home is to let him know through the papers that the whole family loves him and that we are all praying for him to come back home 'and settle down," she said. Conn Resumes Training at Spa for Louis Fight Hot Springs. Jan. 29 — (/Pi — Heavyweight Billy Conn, who will meet cnampion Joe Louis in a lille Detroit. Jan. 2!) — lUP) —Frank Lobaidu. suriy ;:ntl .ibst'na'e. fought off renewed police efforts today to link him wi'li the rapc- ! knifing of sevon-year-old Rosalie Giganti who has i'denlified him as iher attacker. The tiny, dark-haired child was s'.cwly recovering strength lost thiough shock and blood los> Physicians at receiving hospital said j thev weir- winning the ugiil to save !l - er life and her speech! ; The knife of tlr; attacker slit the nerve over her vocal cord, leaving her spcechlcsi for a time but the doctors said today she would re-cover fully. She identified Lobaido i by weak nods of her head. j The 29-year-old grocer, who has I been convicted for one sex ot- j 1'ense, stood up under hours of Lshn-p "rilling. Shaking his head, • Lobadio persisted in his denials i that he "could have done a thing jlike that." Police said lhe husky suspect refused food yesterday, saying he was nervous but ate a hearty breakfast this niorning. He has been in city jail since his arrest Sunday night, held on suspicion of rape and attempted murder. Charles Searlc, head of the homicide bureau, described Lobaido as a morose, bitter prisoner, who denied everything. Searlc said his detectives were checking every lead, including the possibility that Lobaido may have been in Chicago on Jan. 7, when Suzanne Degnan was kidnapped and dismembered. Searlc said filing of formal nhnrgos aoairst Lobnido still were being withheld. Lobaido denied being in Cnicago in January, Senrlf <nid Rosalie was found clinging to a M i.-.-.;;>u,,,- or | -.-is, pos i ,, c; .,. L O _ baiclo's store Sunday. Her throat ».uu ,.^en i.ut LUH.I.. ,-jiiL' had ap- naiciuiv crawled from a shod near the store where police believe the savage atiacK ar.d knifing occurred. She was rushed to the hospital. Lobaido was arrested a few hours later and taken to her bedside. The wan-faced child nodded when police asked, "Is this the man who did this thing to you?" Crop Loans Now Available Through Emergency Office i | John H. Barrow, field supervisor of the Emcrgencv Crop and I-'eecl Loan Office, stated today that loans ore now being made to finance production of ~194(i crops, or to finance the purchase or production of feed for livestock. Appli- • cation for loans are now boim: taken in Mid-South Cotlon Assoc: ialion office at Hope. Arkansas. : Emergency Crop and Feed Loans i are not restricted to selected ap- i ulicants, but are available to all fanners who own or have the use 1 of necessary work stock and c- quipmcnt with which to farm, and • who are unable to obtain 'financing I trom other sources of credit on ; reasonable terms. The only sec- i urity required is a first lien on the ' crops to be financed or in the ] case of feed loans a first lien on i the livestock to be fed. The maxi- i mum amount loaned to an individ- jual is $400. I These loans, generally known as I "Seed Loans," have been made in Arkansas since 1031 and have proved a groat benefit to farmers ; whose cash requirements are small ' The borrowers are required to plant a garden for home use and ; are encouraged to carry out bal- j anced farming programs and prac- 1 tices as recommended by the Conn ty .Extension Agent. Hsndrix, Winner of Congress Medal, Is on Lepanto. Jan. 29 —i/h— Staff Sgf. •fumes R. Hendrix. Lepanto's red- haired Congressional Medal of Honor winner, was honeymooning today with his Arkansas bride. The little infantryman who was decorated by President Truman for staging a one-man bill/, against the Germans on the road 1.0 Bastogne was married yesterday to lil-vear- old Helen Sims of nearby West fCclge. Ark. It WPS a quiet, private ceremony Dei formed by W. (.'. Nowlin. Lepan- io Justice of the Peace, who 'lold Hie connli;. "this onv is free.'." Hendri.x recently rcenlhsted in the army. He repoi ts M Camp Chaffec, Ark., after a 30-day furlough. Colors ir.ade from liming white paint foi outside painting are ground in linseed oil lo a Ihing j pasle. bout June 19. has resumed train ing here. ... . Originally arriving Jan. 5, Conn (Little Rock, Fori Smith, Fayette- went to Pittsburgh last week to | ville, El Dorado, Subiaco, Clarks-isign formally a contract for the | ville, Camp Chaffee, Camp Robin-j light. | son and Arkansas Tech as well as He said he planned to stay about unattached amatuers from several'two more weeks before going lo Arkansas and Oklahoma cilies. I Greenwood Lake, N. J. DIMES JANUARY 1,4-31 mmmmmm THURSDAY LAST DAY Send Your Contribution to T. S. CORNELIUS, BOX 85, HOPE. ARK. On "CERTAIN DAYS" Of The Month? If female functional monthly dis- tufbuuccs make you loci nervous, \veiik, cranky — at such times — try famous Lyclia E. Plnkham's Vegetable Compound to relieve such symptoms. Taken thruout the month— Pinkham's Compound liclps build up resistance against such distress. It's also a great stomachic tonic. There are positively no opiates Ir, Plnkham's Compound. It's made from Mother Nature's own wholesome roots and herbs plus Vitamin Bj. Finkham's Compound HELPS NA- IURE! Thousands upon thousands o) girls and women report benefit! LYDIA L PiNKHAMS ary in moderately active dealings "oclny under pressure of commis average to another ligh since ly^i on relatively heavy volume. Gains of fractions lo .'! points or sion house profit lairing following!so predominated near the close al- Monday's sharp advance. The trade I though losers were plentiful. Trans was also a persistent seller, some furs were around 2,700,000 shares, of which was attributed to nedging' Front movers included Bethlo- against purchases of commodity j hem. U. S. Steel, Republic Steel, credit corporation cotton. S o m e ' Voungstown Sheet, General traders turned cautious since CCC • Motors, Packard. Sanla Fe, N. Y. cotton not purchased earlier this , Central, Distillers Corp., Gooclyoar, month is scheduled to be re-offered jSoais Roebuck, International Harat t h e government stabilization ! vester. General Realty, Internation- pricc which is considerably under ! alpTelephone, Du Pont and Western market levels. The quantity in- i Union "A". Occasional laggart volved is approximately -lOXOOO i wei e American Wolen, SchcnleyT bales with another HfiO.OOO bales to !N()1 ' lh - American, Montgomery be offered during ihe first •imirter. "'""' —'' " '' Lale afternoon prices were "> to 55 cents a bale lower. Mch :25.,'l!); May 25.38, Jly 2, r >.:i(i. GRAIN AND PROVISIONS Chicago. Jan. 129 —t,Vi— Active contracts in grain Allures developed strength dining the closing hours trading today. May rye, the active rye contract was nervous. Off more than / i.i"its at one time from the previous day's close short covering pushed t.le prices up more than 4 ccnls toward the finish. After a slow start, oats were off as much as a cent at limes, but buying and short covering recov- | urcd most of the day';; losses. ] All deliveries of wheat, corn and | barley were bid at ceiling prices. j ' !'. •• h ye do- • 'j-ccl deliv ! ry were at the $1.44 1-2 Waid and Douglas Aircraft. 80 Pee- Cant of State Automobile Licenses Secured Little Rock, Jan. 29 —(/P)— Approximately SO per cent of lhe state's 1940 automobile licenses had been paid at the close of business last night—throe da>s before i!l«f deadline fo.- purchasing license tag without penalty. Revenue Commissioner Otho A. Cook said today. Cook described the 194fi sale as lhe most successful in the history of the department. Surfaces which reflect none of the sun's rays appear black. Stir- is of, faces which 'reflect all of the sun's ceiling light rays appear white. COLD PREPARATIONS Liquid Tablets, Salve, Nose Drops Caution use only as directed Announcing Our New Operator nez Smith We take pleasure in announcing to our friends and customers, that Inez Smith, recently of Little Rock is now with MS. We invite you to pay us a visit. Phone 39 for Appointments « RUTH • INEZ VANITY EAUTY SHOP THELMA BECKWORTH Announcing the Opening of Harry thorne 221 S. Main Street Phone 412 Jan. • New Fixtures « Remodeled • New Equipment • Re-Painted • Enlarged I take this opportunity to announce to my many friends and customers, (both old and new) that I will open my modern new market, Thursday, January 31. I will appreciate your business and invite each of you to visit me. You will receive the same courteous service as always. Featuring Our Usual Courteous Service I will slaughter the best native meat obtainable and in a GOVERNMENT APPROVER SLAUGHTER HOUSE. I have been in the meat business for 18 years and will continue to give you prompt and courteous service. A Complete Line of Groceries and Produce Have Been Stocked Delivery Service... 8:30 -10:00 - 4:00 Samp Old Stand for 10 Years- 18 Years in Meat Business HARRY HAWTHORNE, Owner Tuesday, January 29, 1946 HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Pag* Three bocta! ana P I Phone 708 Between 0 a. m. and 4 p. ni. fj .Social Calendar Friday, February 1 "Church Family Night" will be observed at Hie First Presbyterian church on Friday evening .at 0 o'clock, A pot Hick supper will bo served find a full attendance i.s urged. The study will be "Africa." A special offering will be taken nt this meeting for missionary work. Mrs. ni.-uikoMship was formerly Safely KiiKincpr at Hit' SPG here and IriinsfcriTr) to Washington D C Mr. Hl.-inkcn.ship has recently been discharijcd from the Army Air forces an or throe and one half years worsens duty in Ihe European thoalor. The couple will go lo Chicago on ]'(>bni[iry ] | 0 enter .school. '•Olio Rose Garden Club will moot at 3 o'clock Friday afternoon at the home of Mrs. Harry Shivor with Mrs. Muffin While and Mrs. L,. D. Springer as associate hostesses. Notice jl'hc play to have been presented by Spring Hill High school P. T. A. has been postponed. The 1 isw date will be announced later. aygood-Blankenship rlage Announced. (The following wedding announcement will be of inli.'1'cst lo the rhany friends of the bride, who for some time was connected with the S.P.G. here.) At an early morning ceremony on December 2!J at the'First Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Springfield. Missouri. M:ss Vivian Haygood became the bride of Hillard F. Blankcnship, with the Reverend O. 11. Gibson reading lh( double ring ceremony in Iho pre. .i>V\ce of the immediate families and a few close friends. 'The bride wax attired in a blue suit with matching accc'ssorios and her flowers wore pink roses in a corsage. She was attended by hc-r cousin. Miss Thelma Borinu. Miss Boring wore a coral crepe dross with harmonizing accessories and her flowers wore white carnations. The groom was attended by Howard N. Ingram as best man. Mrs. H. N". Mover played n program of nuptial music preceding the ceremony and the traditional J'l'dding marches wore, used. The candles were lighted by Miss Phyllis Brooks and Miss Patsy Lawless. A reception was hold following the ceremony at the home of the brides' uncle and aunt, Mr. and Mrs. George Boring. Loney-Pollnrd Encjngement Announced. Mr. and Mrs. Matthew T.E. Loney of Winsor Ontario, Canada aunotmoo the engagement and approaching marriage of their dan- [{liter. Miss Elizabeth Frances Jean I.OMC.V to Mr. John Willard Pollard of I lope. Arkansas. The wedding will take place at St. Johns Angel- ic.in Church at seven thirlv o'clock on Saturday, February second. A reception will be held at the homo of the brides parents, at 351 Randolph Avenue at 8:30 o'clock Mr. Pollard is the son of Mr. and Mrs. W. M. Cox of this city and the grandson of Mrs. W. G'. Allison also of this city. Ho has recently boon discharged from the Armed forces with a total of five years service with four years overseas duty in the European theater. Coming and Going Among the Hope relatives and friends attending the funeral of llv laic Mr. A. F. Wendling in Shreveport Monday were: Mrs. Flovd Polerfiold, Mr. A] Park, Mrs. Ed Brown, Mr. and Mrs. R. V. Horndon Jr.. and Mrs. R. V. Hcrndon Sr.. The Doctor Says: DOROTHY DIX War Changed People By WILLIAM A. O'BRIF.N, M.D. Written for NEA Service One of the une.xpoetetl tragedies The most fercjiienl cause of ad-I"' Ihe war i.s tin- disappointmeiit domiiuil distress is an ovorartive. | I' 1 " 1 sn iiumy husbands and wives highly sensitive colon. Common nave c'Sjii/riciiced in their reunion, names for irritable bowel jire ir-! Through all the long, bleak days ritable colon, spastic colon or irin.s- ! of loneliiu.'s.s and iin::iely while they ous colitis. v.rrc purled, bom;; back together Symptoms of an irritable bowel was tne one tiiin; 1 , 'hat thoy had vary from fullness and discomfort! Lnoucd foiwanl to, that they hud following the taking of food 01 j ill earned about and prayed lor. It drink, lo severe eramplike abilom- \viis to have been Ihe one perfect inal pain:;. Distress " " " Communiques Clinton D. Jones, son of Mr. and Mrs. C. P. Jones of Patmos, has enrolled for a two months course at the University of Geneva. Swit- x.erland. The Coast Guard cutter. Golden Gate, veteran of three wars, the San Francisco fire and earthquake, has been decommissioned. Built in 18!)(i, the 110-foot Golden Gnle helped fight the fire after the San .Francisco earthquake in April, 1!)()G. and has been used at various limes to chase rum runners, inspect cargo, patrol, salvage nnd in rescue work. . REMEMBER THE MARCH OF DIMES! Now ANCHORS AWEIGH" ROSS HUNTER Featurettes — Latest News ® Dork Shadows • Cartoon Coming Sunday .... "Pardon My Past' BEGINS WEDNESDAY GEORGE RAFT BEGINS WEDNESDAY o ANN SHERIDAN _ IN " IT ALL CAME TRUE " pain:;. Distress lends to be- spread over the entire abdomen, although usually it is more nolice- ablc in the lower prolion. Irritable bowel patients often say they cannot eat a full meal without experiencing so much distress they have to stop. Belching, grumbling and excessive gas are frequent complaints. Patient;; who complain of bowel distress are usually addicted lo the cathartic hnbil.' The majority believes they can't let a day go by without an evacuation, b;it habitual use of cathartics, laxative foods and enemas further increase the irritably of the bowel .and makes matters worse. Hcadaciu\ fatigue and other symptoms which they ascribe to "constipation" usually •arc caused by nervousness. SHOULD EASE ANIXETY Firsl slep in the relief of irritable bowel is lo relieve' the pa- tienl's anxiely over the possibility that there is some organic disease in the abdimiinl cavity. A history of long duration, coupled with little imparimeiH of general health, rules out organic disease. Further proof Is obtained by special examination of the colon 'with the X-ray and other methods. Cathartics of all kinds and mineral oil should bo discontinued. Most patients are surprised to learn that their bowel returns to normal function after Ihey slop aking medicine. They should not be alarmed if they' do no! tiave an evaculation every day a;:. :his is not necessary for health REST OF VALUE " Rest is of great value in the treatment of an irritable bowel, and in severe cases, complete aecl rest i.s in order. In the average case, an extra hour or two ;,t night, plus a nap or rest period in the afternoon, usually will suffice. At. the height of the distress, applications of heat lo Ihe abdomen are helpful. The diet, .should be adjusted so that irritability of the bowel is relieved as all food.s siiimilili- activity by cither mechanical or chemical factors. Bowel activity is best regulated by varying the amount of cooked vegetable's and cooked fruit in the die',. ijr.igs are occasionally used to relieve bowel spasm and to quiet nervousness, but these should not be continued longer than necessary. Irritable bowel patients should have a thorough understanding of their difficulty so that ai Ihe first sign of trouble they can increase their resl periods and ;;o back on their diet. Eirmtional control is the keynote lo successful management. moment ;n their live.s. when all the penlup love and longing of their souls would burst their dams and flood their world wilh joy. Hut i;i .so many cases Johnny's return from liie war hasn't been like that. After the first excitement of Ueing at home again every- binnlinn of Miss America and a blue ribbon chef, and his home a palace to (In/am aboul. And when he came back and found thai Maria hud gotten fat. ar.d Maria discovered that the war hadn't changed. Johnny's looks or swectent'd his disposition, and that lhe little bungalow was still a little bungalow, why, they just couldn't lake il. Hut happily, if human nature is cantankerous, if is also flexible. And if Johnny and Maria will only bc; patient with each oilier, instead of gelling a divorce, Ihey will adjust themselves lo each cither's new personalities and looks, and learn to like them, and believe thai the Nab, girl, Nancy Jean Calvin and Avis Brown, Emmet, girl, Dorothy Lee William and Elva Elledge, Hope, girl, Donna Gale William and Hazel Duckelt, Hope, girl, Mary Sue Amos and Alice Powell, Jr., Hope, boy, liodney Vann Tilman and Mary Bearden, Hope, boy, William Edward Richard and Mary Thompson, Hope, boy, Macy Anthony Dick and Augusta Green, Hope, girl, Sharon Kay Henry and Mary Hicks, Hope, boy, John Henry Lee and Rosic Martin, Patmos, girl, Vickie Nell Olin and Rachel Byers, boy, Howard Franklin Hope, thing has fallen flat. Nothing lias „..._ „.,„., been like either the husband or lhe I ble place to live, in ai'ter wife pictured it. Theirs has not o— been the reunion of lovers. It has been the meeting of strangers who I old bungalow is a mighty comforta- Births iet-j Ilial there is a wall between! them that they do nol know how lo I break down. .Unlike Letters They Wrote Among all lhe pathetic letters that come to this column none are .sadder than those written by wives who are hurt and bewildered by the attitude of their husbands Records compiled by* the Bureau of Vital Statistics 'reflect that the following babies were born in Hcmpstead county during the month of December. The Bureau is pleased lo acl- ic . vise the public Ihat the year just . smce I closed was a record year in birth they came back from overseas. '-eKisiralioii in Arkansas, and more They say Ihat their husbands' let- JM K , mol- . cf . as . l "-' tors Iron, ihe front were filied w,th! b "'""-certificate for exp!-CK£:unK of affections for them and";htr' children and of longing to be bad: home, and wim plnnjs for ihe many things they would do lo- r.ether when they returned. "Bui now," say these tearful wives, "that our husbands have come back, they are restless and dissatisfied arid irritable. Nothing we do seems to please them. The children's noise gels on their nerves. Our talk about domestic affair:, bores them. They won't lake u ; out anywhere. They grouch (.ver the high cost of living! And. they arc no more like the gay-companionable, understanding" husbands who went to war than if they wore another race of human beings." And lhe husbands, on their part. ;ire just as much disillusioned in finding that their wives have changed from glamour girls into settled women, as me wives are in discovering that their Sunny Jims have turned into grouches. And it is all very pitiful but inevitable, for none us Slav static George and Clara Moody, Hope, girl, Shirley Ann Douglas and Iris Embry, Hope, boy, Larry Chris Saner and Eula Mayton, Patmos, people become - -. minded belter birUi registration will follow, and, the children of today will have little difficulty in securing photos- tats years hence, when certificates will prove so improlant in the life of every individual. White Paul and Mattic Ward, Hope, girl, unnamed. Charles and Elizabeth Wilsil, Jr , Hope, girl, Charlcne Elizabeth. John and Helen Doolcy, Hope, girl. Carole Jeanne Robert and Lola Martin, Hope, boy. William Ray William and Mary Jackson, Pal- rnos, girl, Mary Belh James and Janie King, Hope girl, Patricia Ann Chester and Etta Rogers, Hope, boy, Charles Wayne Thomas and Ruby Patterson. Mc- and Minnie Clark, Hope, slow clowns. The men lose money they need, the mill loses production. 1 just want to remind them ..,, l ,..,^, .„. „„,,.-, !|' al wc h;lvc worked together all No man and worn- f ° yoal ' s Wlln understanding and ;ui who went through the war. either on Ihe home front or the battle Irunt, remain unchanged. Danger and death and work and worry look lneir toll of them and left their in- ei'faceable marks upon them. Perhaps the main reason why husband:; and wives have found it hard to adjust themselves to each other ai'ter the war is because when they were separated each ideali/.ecl the other and created a man and woman with virtues that are r.ot of this world, nnd set them against a background of luxuries and beauty. To every woman her soldier husband was as handsome and gallant as any knight of old, and to every man his wife or the giil he lei! behind him was a com- DOROTHY STALEY Copyright, W6. NEA Service, Inc. Heavenly Comfort For Your Night Lift JUST RECEIVED! Here are pajamas to encourage lovely dreams. You'll sleep like an angel in these pretties. White Muslin svith PASTEL BRAID TRIMMING All sizes. Buy Yours Today. Pr. $c.oo LADIES' SPECIALTY SHOP The Story: Arrogantly beautiful Phillipa Willson, Fletch's wife , announces to the gathered Willson clan that r.r.e hao sent her small twin sons away until Friday. Everyone is dismayed because Flttch's leave is up Thursday. "Damn you, Phil-" Fletch says. "Some day, so help me, I'll kill you ..." 11 .Phil tilted her head at l-'fclch' outburst and said coldly smoothly. "How dare you spe hie that way before servant.- 1 '.'" Betsy, still leaning toward he burst out fiercely. "Nana isn't servant." Loyal little Betsy. Y I suppose I am a servant. 1 Jenny Stiles' governess from day she was 3 until she was almost Hi and went off lo'schcml. ! |::M! lo be; more than governess, fur she had no mother and bi;.;. bluff Joel Stiles depended on me- to look after Jenny. Then I was only away from her for three years. Late in lilia 1 fell and broke my hip and when it had healed, I was crippled, and no one wanted a i;ovei ni's:; who limped very badly. I had some money and I was Uoin;; home to lingland wheiv 1 mi.nht have been able to manage' on it. but then the war came. I had only one friend to whom to turn. Joel SU'.es. "And right you are, Jemima llarroh' " ho said. "In come to me. My Jenny needs someone tu talk to." Jenny did indeed need someone to talk t'.i. but she wanted no one lo Tsu-n in. So I've been with my Miss Jenny ever since and except for when Fleldi and Betsy were small and we ate in ihe nursery. I'\e lak«.'n m.v meals with I he; familv. Phillipa gave her I.•.-'ad loss in reply In Helsy's "I didn't mean Nana." she answered. Fletch said "II you mean! Dm ..." Uru Kllis' face flanu-d. Druis 27. the same ;;L>,e as Fleldi. and she has been Mr. Willson'? .secretary for ii year.-.. Often \\heii he doesn't wanl to j'.o into Me uffire. she comes oul and sta\s ai ihe house and works with him lli"ie. Tlie Willsrn:> are verv ioiul 01 ii". Her parents naived her l)iusi!!a and probably expecleci her lu i.io'.: up to the name, but in:-'!, ad MIT !••• a sparkling snrl of per-oi and dewy looking. She as tall a's Kleldi and h the color of cheslmils when the; first burst from ihe burr, and he eves are wide and :'ra\ :;n steady like Retch's. !!e-:i.i, he Phillipa looks coui'KvtV;] aai looking at Phillipa at that ineniei,! I thought. '.'And Phillipa knows H " Wilh the right leaders, have their interest al heart and aren't bent on exploiting them, we can continue." Phillipa stood up now. "It's nothing but Willson, Willson. Willson," she cried. "The Willson Mills. You would think they were God the way people speak of them, lhe Willson name. You mustn't do this because you're a Willson; you must do that because you're a Willson. IVIusn't go here; 'must go there. The Willson money must no only to the Willsons." Uncle Andrew who had been quite still Ihrnugh all this looked up suddenly at me. and I saw Mr. Willson and Miss Jenny exchange quick glances "It's nothing but Willson, Willson Willson." Phillipa's voice was high and shrill now. "The Willson twins. Oh. yes. The Willson twins. Well, they're mine, too. and it's about time you people realized it." (To Be Continucdi girl, Donna Jean Lester and Nedra Gilbert, Fulton, girl. Belly Carolyn Horace and Rebecca Cox, Hope, girl. Rebecca Ann Jessie and Lillie McLclland, Camden, boy, Billie Richard W. L. and Odell McCoy, Hope, girl, Linda Gale Robert and Rose Brcsler, Hope, girl, Carol Em melt and Willie Brice, Hope, boy. Ten-el Wayne Johnnie and Elizabeth Foster, Hope, boy, Billie Jack Marine and Delia McCravin, Hope, boy, Hubeil Lynn Wcldon and Darina Fulton, McCaskill. girl, Margrel Lindo and lone Wilson, Prescott girl, unnanmecl Eli and Ruth Hill McCaskill, girl, unnanmed. Non-White Nathaniel and Jenor Murphy, Hope, boy Willie and Johnnie Merrill, Hope, boy. Roy and Villian Bradley, Hope girl F. C. girl James and Doris Verger, Hope, girl Smead and Ola Easier, Hope, girl Charles and Earnesline* Davis, Hope, boy James and Ester Jackson, Hope, girl Bernard and Juanita Moses, Hope girl Charlie and Allena Johnson. Blevins, boy William and Earnesleen Green, Hone, boy , H. and Rosie Walker, Washington, girl Homer and Lillie Shaw. Prescolt. girl James and Vorner Armstrong, McCaskill, boy Henry and Irmia Koontz, Fulton, girl George and Ella Colston, Washington, boy Claybone and Mae Muldrow, Fullon, boy Leon and Maxine Patterson, McNab, boy OVERWORK Portland, Ore., Jan. 29 — (/P)— Municipal Judge A. E. Wheelock Hawthorne to Open Market on Thursday Harry Hawthorne, recently discharged from the Army jifler 18 months in service, six of which were spent overseas, will reopen the Hrray Hawthorne Market on I South Main street Thursday, January 31. The building has been remodeled with a new front, repainted and redecorated, and floor space has been increased and new fixtures installed. Mr. Hawlhrone has had the same store location for 10 years, and has been in the market business for 18 years. He specializes in native meat from government- approved slaughter-houses. Silver Service of U. S. S. Arkansas to Be Returned Home Little Rock, Jan. 29 — (If)— The Navy Department will recommend passage of a bill now pending in Congress authorizing return of the silver service on the Battleship Arkansas to the slate, Secretary of the Navy Forrestal informed Governor Laney today. Laney requested that the silver, a gift from the people of Arkansas' be returned after it was announced that the Arkansas would be among the ships sacrificed in the atomic bomb tests. The bill providing for its return was introducd by Rp. Norrll. Forrestal wrote the governor that he would aprove the bill with the hope that "when a successor to the grand old ship is built the state would again place the service aboard her." A. E. Wendling of Shreveport Dies; Funeral Monday A. E. Wendling, Sr., died in a Shreveport hospital Saturday morning after a long illness. He is survived by his widow.lhe former Miss Fair Hope 'Porterfield of his city and one son, Adolph Jr. )f Shreveport. Funeral services were held from he Osborne funeral home in Shreveport at 10 o'clock Monday morn- ng, with burial in Shreveporl. o Veterans' Agent to Be in Hope on Feb. 6, at 9 a. m. David M. Cooper, contact representative of the Veterans Admirtis' tration Regional Office, Little Rock, who is at present stationed at Texarkana, will be at the United States Employment Service Office, Hope, on February 6, at 9 a. m. This Contact Representative will be in a position to assist veterans and their dependents in filing claims for benefits administered by the Veterans Administration, and give them information concerning their entitlements under the law and regulations governing the activities of the Veterans Administration. 22,624 Vets to Disembark Today on Both Coasts By the Associated Press Twenty-three vessels arc sched uled to arrive today at four wes' coast ports with 11,519 returnees, while 11.105 more service personnel are clue to debark at New York from 16 transports. One ship With 797 passengers is expected at New Orleans. West coast arrivals include: San Francisco, five ships with 7,089; San Diego, Calif.. 14 vessels with 4,158; Los Angeles, three transports, with 147: Seattle, Wash., one ship with 125. You get quantity too In Morollne. Petroloum Jelly. A modicino chest "must". Aids healing — soothing dressing to minor burns- cuts. Highest quality. Yet a asked the defendant, charged with intoxication, his occupation. "Interior decorating," replied the prisoner. "Postman's holiday, eh?" re, marked the judge, and fined him I $i!0 for "too much interior clecora- 'ling." BLONDE -or BRUNETTE Look Your Best Know the exciting thrill of beautifully lustrous hair handsomely arranged to suit your personality. We will give you glamor that will reap rewards. Call for Appointments IS-S HENRY'S SHOP Phone 252 Urn stood ii]) as tiioiivh :-lu' 'A.uild leave Ihe table, li.it 1X1:' \Vill.-<i'i spoke up at thai mnmi ni "Si; down. Hi .1." he .-•;ud. ".\i,<i vmi. too. KlelcluT " !\li . V.':i| : .,,i; j... ;: very just man aact v !'e:i nr . pea!..- . people 1 listen. "Nuv. Phillipa " he conii'iiied as Kleli-he.- piel'i.'d up his chair anil sal down "\\liv lr'.\e j .You M'Kt t!!'.- i hildreii ;e.v,iO \\V j all seem In be i'.\i 'led ab> :1 |! wilh'iut K i in\vii i^ J \t ur rea:.u' "Ye.,. Phillipa," IMX t\l,.-:, .i, 'in;. says, 'von must have had .1 '.-'<M ; , l ea.su n." ]\ly Miss Jem'. 1 , i;. a pi !•> be a little fhiik'i y via"; ; ':•• u exciled. Phillipa sipped her col'lee ai:d we all wailed. J.''ii all-. : ;I| L . p'i. down the cup uncl :;aii:l, "I clun't approve of this nonsense tomorrow. 1 won't have them paraded up and down the streets and exploited for the benefit of the Willsan fortune." i thought. "So that's it, is it. Just! another chance to bo irritating." I ' don't k n. ••.-,'.- what il was that made i Phillipa Ihat way. She was bitter] at I-'lelch, I knew, for insisting I when they were first married that : they live on his salary instead of: c-iiasiin.j. along on Ihe Willson mon- [ cy and in those days Kleteh's sal-' ar\ v.'as not much, for Fletch wns leamiii'. 1 , ihe business from the mills up and Mr. Willson would not pay! him a penny more than the rates' in the mills. 1 think Fletch learned j verv eai ly why Phillipa had mar-' ned him. Then she was bitter about tin (wins coming in the first year of their marriage. She hadn't want-' ed children. But shortly al'lor the. twins were born. Phillipa began to have plenty of money of her own. She said an uncle in California had. died and left her an income. No nne knew much about her or her family. I suppose Mr. Willson; could have found nut. but he was ihe kind who .figured that Flclch had married her ar.d now he could • do Hie right 1'ning by her. He never inquired about her background. Mr. Willson said. "We have no intention of exploiting the children. Phillipa. It's just a custom I have taken part in Weslbrouk's Fourth if July parade all my life, so Inn Fletch." '.I'he ;;lance he gave Fletch was for the moment unguarded and 1 knew in that instant what il meant In him to have IVlelch away. "Tomorrow, 1 though.! the four ni us might march together." 1 fell .-.id; inside, as 1 remembered il might be (heir only chance. '-sue people. I suppose,, would I lau.:..h al tin- Westbrouk parade, bin I fer years Wes! brook has paraded | to maik Independence Day. The I in.l!.-' and Ihe churches, rii'-h mei; j ...id pour men. the I .eginn and the j Klk: , th.' Mas MIS and the Knights of I'.ili.mbii:.. It i.s as traditional and as imp., rtr.nl to NVestbruuk as the Assembly In Philadelphia or lhe I'uldliniis in Baltimore ur lhe Camellia Ball to Chai-leslnn. 'And the picnic here'.'" A-'>ain Phillipa :.poi>e I.... sweetly. "'I'!:'' picnic here." Mr. Willsua ..n.sweied. "is fur tl'.use men in l!u mills who have worked in them for , a.-, IOIIL; a:; 1 have and for their children and grandchildren. For the men who are the srcoinl and (hint .n.-Mii.'i'atinii in the mill, like Flelch and ih"i;' families;." 'The picnic i<iinoiTi.\\." Phillipa '-aid. "is to remind the men Ihat the Willson family is nne nl them. s'i that when lhe Unii.M election i.- held. !!iev •.', ill vnte lhe right wav I;T the Will.su:'..-;. of coiirsi'." ! I i;as;ied. 1 didn't kiiuw how thai | i.ii I a 1 \\a\s- managed In kiiow e\ I e.-vlhii!'. 1 . Of course. Ihe wa\ : lie | put i'. i! si.iiinded bad. and that wasn't lhe way Mr. Willsun hat! meani it. I had heard him l:,r..i!r; : .. !\li: s .h niiv. lie had said. "I'm ' imi ai'.ai:.i-.t their Union. Jrni.y. Ii j ha... been lair with the men and 1 iair wiih u: . llul i! has always [i'l-cii i-n:i',r,,!lei.l by ihe m-M who I Irive been in lhe .uills !nr ,\ ears. ! -'Mi u V.'M.I know lhe mills and have CM 1. steady head-., \\.\v if these ' a.,i'ali>rs :;ol i'uld nf it. Clod . know;; whal will happen. Strikes, ranee nter Again Chcs. A. Haynes brings you just the coat and dress clearance you have been waiting for. You'll find outstanding buys in this selection. Be early for best selection. Ideal to wear now and later. Values to $59.50 You'll find both Junior and regular sizes in this selection of Coats. Sizes 12 to 40. Each coat a real buy. 7 COATS Values to $27.95 Values to $19.95 A real value group ot Dresses. If you miss this opportunity you'll be sorry. See them and you'll buy several. Another real value group. One price to close out. Sale Opens Wednesday Morning as. A. Haynes Co, Second & Main f I 1 H: ' i ni «i!

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