Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on March 15, 1946 · Page 7
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Hope, Arkansas
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Friday, March 15, 1946 HOPE STAR, , ARKANSAS By Chick Young e made a j strange pro' cession leaving the Purple Raven...Growl i and Brown wtth > Scarr, and me carryin^art unconscious blond. TO HEADQUARTERS, BUT TAKE IT EASY, NOBODY'S GOT ANYTHING AGAINST YOU. AUVOU HAVE TO DO IS TALK-STRAIGHT. GEE, FLINT, YOU ALWAYS GET THE BREAKS. WHAT HAVE YOU GOT THAT I HAVEN'T GOT? WH-WHERE ARC YOU TAKING ME 7 ''IjrH&SeS A NwCKEJrn NOTHING BUT LUCK, HANDSOME NEVER MIND THE CRACKS. HELP GET HER IN THE CAR. GO OUTSIDE <*ND RING SELL AND WEIL START ALL OVER GIVE ME THREE CENTS CHANGE WAS * VV£L L IP YOU ENT* DUE j> SUBTRACT AMD 'ALL J <I t-E"r<c AC WAS T VvC )( 1 HAD WAS PENNIES AND\ 7 A NICKEL." _' HAD ' ^NICKEL HAVE TO OWE ME OTHER BUT WITH Y IF VOU RECALL, HAL SAID IOLKIE ARRIVED ...THEN WIRED ] THE BLEEKEiS OF JEROMES FATAL ACCIDENT...AND SAID HE WAS BRIN6IN5 THE BODV HE'D MANASED SOMEHOW TO SET A CASKET... BORED HOLES FOR YENTILATION- REMEMBER 'EM, ALONS THE BOTTOM ED6EO'THE COFFIN SHERIFF « VOU'LL PROBABLV NEVER RJBGET THAT TRIP, JULKIE! THREE DAVS IN A CASKET... WITH A CANTEEN 0 WATER, A BIT 0' FOOD, AND AVERV ^^B^___^_ IU.AX-TU iA/nniin» • GOOD GOSH ALL BODV LOOKIN' PER 3ULKIE, AN' HIM ESEIN' SO EASV TO RECOGNIZE, HOWP WLK SIT HIM HERE *. HERE 6 CWte AFTER HE ESCAPED- THAT'D BE CHRI5TA\A5. THAT WAS ALSO THE PAV VALK ARRIVED WITH "JEROMES BODV".' BUT WOT ABOUT TH' BLEEKES a. Side Glances By Galbraith MODEST M \IIU;\S Triiltmtrk Rriiilfrnl I'. S. r»tfnt Oflko THESES A LOW BANK ALL RIGHT. BUT 1M BEGINNING TO W0NPER IF X3U CAM SPOT THE PLACE fKOM THE AIR..-V0U SAV IT'S OVER THAT OF AtoUNTAlNS, CHIEF IVE SEEN 'CM I.IVCE BEFORE/ i HEAR A PLANE KNOWS LICKED.. BV AN ESKIA\0..-5LIM 15 SEARCHING FOR THE TROPICAL HOP1N5- TO LOCATE SCORCHV AND THE OTHERS- ijtttK 1944 BY NEA.SERVICE, INC..T. M. RcO. U. S. PAT. OFF There's not (Tsliirt'in town his size!" KLINKO, JUGGLER KLINKO, JUGGLER AT TOWN HALL TONITE KLINKO, JUGGLER AT "You were with Patton's Army, weren't you? Ho\v about taking tomorrow off and escorting my wife on a shopping J'tour to help her capture some scarce merchandise?" ?unny Business By Hershberger Freckles and His Friends By Blosser TOWN HALL TONITE / TOWN HALL TONITE/ You GET HECTOR. AMD &RIN6 HIM TO THE OLD OUT To OTTS ORCHARD/JUWIOR | TREE: IN OTTS ORCHARD/ YOSEL is WAITING- /AND (HAVE ^-v vou? TO PIM EARS BACK/ T^V**- sss- MUMBLE - FEDERAL INCOME TAX BUREAU WHAT D VA BRIMG- ^ WE'RE ME OUT HERE FOR.? ) TW A expeRiMEMt, JUMIOR! HILDA AMD L WANNA FlMD OUT IF ITS REALLY POSSI5LE To KILL TWO BISDS WITH , ONE STONE/ so YOU'RE X AHH; "> THE SIXTY \ NAVY TO WE'VE HEARD I THE CORS SO MUCH / AND ['0 LIKE FOR VOU TO KNOW MV , DRS. BRONSON AND 8OOM.' WELL, Well, OLD KP FISH'S GKANDDAUGHTE;?-- COMS RI6HT IN! AN ARRAY Y DON'T LET 'EM \ / OH,HO! 1 WON'T BELIEVE OF 6AD65TO ! MY \> FOOL VOU '. IN H THAT-- WHV, I'D JUST LOVE STAR£, YOU MUST J 'RcALITY, WE'RE I \ TO WORK IN A PLACE LIKc B£ REALLY / JUST DUSTY ^ x -—_ THIS! BRILLIANT •• ^ n n /w?iwr>ci i P£0?L&! ifiiy.f.&^&Bf '.'Tjscy're nol so sure of spring, so they're taking overcoats * along on their way north 1" W'V/WZ-- ^{syft\ .«.•»! RVICE. .JNC/T^?; REof U..S. PAT. OFF.V < \ 1 \ . ^COPB. 194C BY NEA SER Thimble Theater Popeye KIN WHIP JUST WHO SAID ANYTHIN' ABOUT POUNDS AHOV, SUSAN, DON'TCHEC GIANT ) (SET FAT TRAJNIN' .ON THAT WE WEIQHEP MM, HE f\ VY.OVO StAfSVY. J .W I j xoo ue^ p>~ -Jl -W^v "•'\ X-F START PLANNIN ; BRINGED MORE MARSHMALLOW5 WIT" O-ICC'LATE ON 'EM HE WEIGHS 281 TONS/./ AN'I DOMT THAT LOOK IW HIS EYE/ With Major Hoople Our Boarding House J. R, Williams Out Our Way fii I'M AFRAID 5O/ KWG ARTHUR "< WAWTEO TO GET RID OF THAT ATOMIC EkIERGY- AKJD HE sn ORDERED ME TO L155DJ, MISTER/ DID TH' STUFF IW THAT LEETLE BOTTLE WAKE ALL THIS COMMOTION?!' PET SHOP TOUCH ADDS LOADS OF TO LOOK, THAT'S MO AR&YMEMT-- THEY'RE JUST TRYIM' TO SEE HOW MAWY WILL TRY TO TAKE SIDES WHEM THERE A.\M'T AMY. THEY 60T NAE DM THAT I WASTA.KIKJ' SSDES WITH TH' OME HOLLERIM' MO'- THEM THEY CHANGED. ,HL>H OK£\Y. DOPES GAlD IT RIGHT GOT A> LOO\< THCT STICKS UU.E /\ PUTS TM.& JUlvVP AtsiO STILL. ROONA iNiTHKT BOX- AR — I'M MALTHA HOOPLE AMD I HOLD T\4E TO OP&RftTE A ILL BUILD A FIRE TO KEEP RUST tiTLE SEAVEf; WARr\ WHILE W 1O FEEL OFF THIS COAT ^ THE SHOP JOKEES , .Friday, March 15, 1946 Brtter Exchange Between Churchill and Stalin Ends Friendship Forced by T i-\»% »i,,..' it t .... i . . . (»<--.. HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS' London, Murch 14 — (Ul'i— PI- "iicr Stalin's t-austic assnull on Wiiston Churchill ontU-tl a wa-Hi • friendship Hint existed thrnuV A . both ' ,, »iy wartime; conin.de ta" Clt " Cum,,,, „ , d '"«» "on-aggre" ils lhe c "-''-nians struck ' , - Stalin and Churchill wcro Known for the blunliuiss with which inc.;.v pruscntud their countries' ]>o- .sition.s at the conferences. '•> Aimnst iiH2. Churchill flew to Moscow and long talks with Stalin. '••>/ iCid'nuii secret deciKions in conjunction with " lespnUilivcs on stopninu featim; the axis. Beer Supply One-Third Off for 7 By United Press Wlion the nation's beer drinkers roll oul in i! barrel this .summer it mav be only two-lhirdii full. Brewers and distributors warned today lhal. warm weather will be accompanied by a beer drought this year. Production is about .'JO per cent under liMij. they said. Barley, which make?; beer taste 'H.-1. uuciKiuiis in '' Kt -' beer, now in being used to feed United Slates rep- livestock. Corn is scarce, and unstopping and cle- tl()l ' « government order little rice and no wheat can be used for Big Three ; , Wanted to Buy USED FURNITURE of all kinds COMMUNITY FURNITURE STORE 606 N, Hazel Phone 357 The two men met in » conference for the first time tit lehran on Nov. 20, lim. Ironically, this conference occurred in lhe •same small middle-eastern country I over which Britain and Russia now lire arguing. At that meeting Churchill hand'",',•, U) r ,!.. '" A he St»l'iigi"icl sword, gill of King George VI to the Russian people in loken for Iheir defense al Sla!ingrad. A vcar later the '.wo men /ij'ain v K 'n Wl )m Pr( '? id( - 1 >it. nooscvelt at >alla. I heir final meeting was al I otsclam on July 17. 1945. Churchill «enl home in mid-conference for me British election ballot counting in which he was defeated, and dropped out of official participation m international ' PENNY WISE' Chicago, March If, —M 1 )— The slate commission investigating pub- he employe pension funds says that one Kind is growing big from uennv lines. i •-"".> nmV n '... Lcvin . secretary of lhe pub he library employes' pension und, said that lhe fund receives lines paid on overdue library books. $2G2.()()0, contributed' by borrowers keeping books too long. brewing. A Milwaukee brewer predicted that the nation's yearly output will drop from the 1045 level of 85.000,000 barrels to 52,000,000 or 53,000,000. Home brewers, including the maker of a nationally famous brand, have stopped making draft beer altogether. Arthur Gillerl, president of an association representing 1,115 taverns and restaurants in metropolitan New York said the draft beer shortage is growing worse each week. ."If something doesn't happen we'll have a very bad summer," he said. "A lot of summer resort places probably will have to go out of business." Freeman Redding, executive director of the Chicago Tavern Owners Assouialion. uredicled bcerless summer nighls during which lhe public would drink wine, nun and even lemonade. He said .some tavern owners would bo hard nil because many drinkers won't touch anything but beer. One St. Louis bar has started limiting its customers to two beers each. Others refuse to sell beer before 5 p. m. A Chicago bartender said the beer situation made him feel like " Foge Flv«> Groomed for Destruction in Atomic Bomb Tests an uneasy peace sullied on Ihe western world. Tall .and affable, General Milton- bcrger leaned back in his chair in his headquarters in the War De- nartmenl'8 Pentagon and mused a moment on the hundreds of insig- Thc sole surviving battleship of the Japanese imperial navy, the 35,000-ton Nagato, is shown rid-' inj? at anchor in Tokyo .Bay as she is prepared for her role of "guinea pig" in the atomic bomb tests in tha South Pacific in Muy. Photo by Tom Shafcr, NEA-Acme correspondent. Newest Carrier Off to Arctic 'Looking for Trouble' hpnHon'r i " Ss .. Mjd way. newest and biggest aircraft carrier, spearheads a Navy task force headed for sub-Arctic waters on assignment to court bad sea and weather. In testing carrier on- n1±f n^f^T? ^ rCtl ' C cont } itions - the-Midway will seek out bli^ards if possible? allowing Planes on night deck to bo covered with snow, then dig them out for take-off and landing tests weeping. He added: "But it's getting to touch to find a beer to cry into." Worth Sho HEADQUARTERS for Guaranteed Auto Parts! GENERATORS Ford, 28-38 4.95 each Ford, 40-42 6.50 each Chev. & Ply., 1939 air cooled 5.45 each Chev. & Ply., 40-42 6.50 each IGNITION POINTS All popular Cars 12c to 49c BRAKE SHOES, extra quality Lining 2 wheels, as low as 2.30 each FAN BELTS Ford & Chevrolet 52c Dodge & Plymouth 80c MUFFLERS All Popular cars, as low as .1.95 WSZAtiD DILUTE Equal in Qualify, Power, Long life, to others selling at much higher Prices. GUARANTEED -y.30 18 MONTHS / ;md olil Bnlturv 100% Pure Pennsylvania aaaPenn OIL QUART BULK Fcdunil Tiix Paid Plus deposit on cunlaiiiur ~~ •*- -^ Get yours while they last at these low prices ! Punch iS. Chisel Set: 5-1 ie. : !h" x -1'i" — v'«" x 7". HIU57(i Cold Chisel: HACK SAW FRAME l j islul ;;rip. HlMHi!) Hack Saw Blades: 10 inch Screw Driver: 4 x '•;" Pki.slic liiiiidlc. Ea. HIM30K Pliers, U" Cniiibi- nulioji. HRllOf) 7c 56c Others, too, at savings. See them all! 2 Gallon JUG Super Features: • Brass Spigot! • Keeps Hot-Cold 8 Hours I • Steel Outer Shell! • Air Vent Plastic Cap 1 WESCOTE SUPREME OUTSIDE WHITE $ 2' 95 Gallon TRUMPET Comnuinding . . powerful! DUST MOP, with handle 62c DUST MOP with handle . . . G2c Aerowax liquid Wax, pi. . . 25c No-rub wax. ideul for floors. Johnson's Paste Wax, 1-lb. . 59c Hard In mar and easy to c'lean. Davis Furniture Polish, 12-ox. 29c Produce's hard "dry" finish. Johnson's Glo-Coat. pi 59c For gleaming, trunspurcnl lustre O'Ccdar Polish, pt 45 C Polishes as it cleans! Acromist Glass Cleaner, 8-oz 10c Fur sparkling windows and mirrors Also mops, polish cloths, chamois, etc. '• T Kj5i'i'/^. i'&Cii&v'! 1 Capitol Talk Washington, March 15 —Because suits under the Fair Labor Standards Act seeking room employers (who frequently are war contractors, judgments against whom will be paid oul of lhe taxpayers' -pockets) millions of dollars in back pay are especially numerous in Arkansas, one of its congressmen asked the Labor Department's Wage and Hour Division for a clear statement of policy with re- spccl lo such liligution. In response, came an admission from W. R. McComb, deputy administrator of the division, that there is no clear-cut policy. Stressing thai lhe division has no way of enforcing ils findings on employers, Mr. McComb said lhal its regional representatives merely could advise the employer ho should pay up; or if the employer refused, the division then could — and does — point out to employes their rights under the Wage and Hour Law. Many employers have suspected that the Wage-Hour Division more or less encourages or solicits complaints from employes who feel they have not been paid fully for the hours put in. Mr. McComb insists thai this is nol true. AH occasional ^ spot-check, required by law!hc Bays-,- may turn up -cases of irregularity, bul 80 to 90 per cent .of the disputes in which . mc- dialion is asked arc brought to the division's atenlion through signed complaints of dissatisfied em- ployes, he added. He conceded thai lhe division look no slcps lo protect an employer who might be the victim of "fealherbedding" practices thai made the contested so-called overtime work necessary. When Wage- Hour investigales and decides an employe is cnlillod lo back pay, the employer had better .-think twice before refusing lo pay off, for if he refuses lhe employe.is encouraged to lake his case lo.court. Bul Mr. McComb asserted that employes are not always found to be in lhe right. He recalled.an instance of a union seeking Wage- Hour findings in favor of its members, only to be lold by the' division that their demands were un- juslified. What's "Interstate Commerce" Fluidity of Wage-Hour policy can be traced to the broadened concept of what constitutes interstate commerce, as set forth by recent court decisions. Courts have stretched the meaning of "inter- slate commerce" lo include the term, "necessary lo interstate commerce," which can be run oul ' indefinitely to include almost any j business. 11 is on Ihcsc court deci- j sions lhal much of Wage-Hour's authority to intervene is ixiscd. Mr. McComb emphasized that Wage-Hour Division aclivitics are in line .with congressional enactment. It' undertakes to keep workers fully cognizant of their rights —and to help them establish them. Invitation to Truman North Arkansas folks would like for President Truman to be present for the dedication of Norfork Dam, the huge flood control and power project which soon will be completed. A letter irom R. M. Rulh- vcn, Mountain Home Chamber of Commerce secretary, to Senators John L. MeClcllan and J. W. Ful-. bright and Arkansas members of the House urges them to deliver the invitation 10 the president . Simultaneous Filing When the Arkansas delegation arrives in Little Rock for lhe JacR- son Day Dinner, lo be held Saturday March 23, all members of the House arc going to file the jicces- sciiy pledges and pay lhe ballot lees as candidates for renonnna- lion. They will be passengers i'rom Washington on a Navy plane making its monthly inspection trip 'lo Camden. ably discharged, and settled inlo civilian life as an engineer on lhe staff of Nebraska's Slate Highway Department. Every one in the United Slates knew in the turbulent twenties that war was a ihing of the past, except maybe a few benighted individuals- who gave some time to skeleton military units such as lhe National Guard Miltonbergcr was one of these. Becomes Officer in 1923 In 1023. he was commissioned a second lieutenant in the 13 J lh Infantry Regiment of the Nebraska National Guard and beitan his long asociation with the outfit that he was ventually to lead in a victorious sweep to the Rhine. When Naiional Uuarn onus from Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska constituting the 35th Division, were federalized in December, 1940 and sent lo Camp Joseph T. Robinson, the 134th Regiment's commander was commanded by Lt. Col. Butler B. Miltonbergr. Th 35th was the Midwest's own Nicknamed the "Santa Fe" because its fighting men descended from pioneers who blazed the Santa Fe Trail, it had a valiant his- lory, dating back to Indian Wars, and a glorious tradition to fulfill. Its commanding general, until October. 1941, was Maj. Gen. Ralph B. rruman; and .another Truman, who had been a field artillery captain in (lie division during 'World War I, was its most distinguished "alumnus," being then a United Stales senator and destined later lo; he vice president and ultimately- president. ^Division Officially "Adopted 1 ' ! It was during'.,the Camp Robinson training period that General .then Colonel, '• Miltonbergcr was | adopted officially by the stale of jAikansas. Of course, he wasn'l adopted alone.'The entire 35th Division, having endeared itself to the Little Rock community, and lo the citizenship of the stale withal matter, was greeted, on its return from Louisiana maneuvers in the tall of 1941, with an announcement that the governor of Arkansas had issued a formal pro^uma- lion recognizing each and every one of them as an "adopted son " iou have the word of General Miltonbergcr for it that the men who constituted the 35th never forgot it, and never ceased to take pride in Arkansas' gesture of good will and affection. . Word War II Exploits When the division reached J; ranee for a second time, in a i sc -?i° nd -»^ ar ' the 134ih Regiment, with Miltonberger in command, was the firsl to attack. Its objective was ] St Lo — gateway to the German-hold French interior. After eight clays of bitter combat, the mission was completed. Assigned to Patton's Third Army, lhe division streaked across trance. On December 5, exactly live months after lhe initial land- ling m. France, the first shot was ;lirc:cl into Germany. Colonel Mil- ilonbcrger pulled lhe lanyard. The ..oth later helped stem the tide of von Rundsledfs surprise slab and then turn it in lhe bale of the Bulge. By March 11, the division was at the Rhine. A month there- alter came the cease fire order and nia, worn proudly by units cf ,the National Guard, which, woremis- played in showcases lining the wall, and remarked cripsy; "My job is to put the National Guard into shape as an efficient fighting force—it's the nation's firsl line of defense." Announcing FORMAL OPENING • OF • BRKE'S HILLTOP FRIDAY, MARCH 15th • FEATURING • • Steaks • Chicken in the Rough , • Spaghetti & Meat Balls - Italian Style' • \ * Ml LOCATED: Two miles South of Prescott 1 on Highway 67 ' . , K. B.BRIGE YourCar For Spring Driving at WYLIE'J NOW THAT YOUR CAR HAS WEATHERED 1 WINTER . . . prepare it for the warm weather mands of spring. Better drive arb'uh'd and get expert opinion as to the amount of servicing your car will need. . '-' EXPERT WASH and GREASE GOOD GULF OILS and GASOLINES OPEN 24 HOURS Phone 886 for Wrecker Service Arch 3rd & Walnut Charles Hope, ,A'k. ,.. - 9 f — t Washington. March 14 — Apparently overlooked is the fact — there's a governor's proclamation lo prove it — that the new chief of the War Department's National Guard Bureau is an adopted "sou of Arkansas." Appointed in January lo lhe top job in tne National Guard, Uutler jj. Miltonberger simultaneously achieved the rank of major general. It was a long step iru.m June 25, 1911), when, not quite lli. he on-1 listed in Company E of lhe Fourth < Iniautry oi me iNebrusku National Guard. Almost immediately he left his native Nortn i j latle, l\eb., .tor Mexican border service. Stilt later, as a stM'iicaui, ne served jn France and Germany for 10 months with me American Expeditionary Force of World War I. In laid, MilionbcrjjtT was honor- Hope Star, s, Arkansas f\ f" Deor Sir: i just got back from three years in the army and find the drys are trying to turn whiskey and beer sales back to the bootleggers. Won't they ever learn to stop meddling with our personal liberty? They had Prohibition a few years back and it caused more crime than we ever had. And the same thing will happen again. I was in some dry states while S wos in the army and they had more bootleggers there than there are legal dealers here. And despite what the drys say, the bootleggers want it dry. In fact, in dry Mississippi, the bootleggers teamed up with the preachers to try to repeal the state tax on illegal liquor. Tie that one if you can. Yours truly, A Soldier V- I?' 1 H ^

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