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o P*«e HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Tuesday, April 16. 194« r Indian Potentates Must Go With End of British Rule in India, Mackenzie Says 3y AP Poreifln Affairs Aalys't Visibility--is restricted here in New York because of the smoke frorruthe big guns of the U. N. Security Council battle, but while we are waiting lor the clouds to lift Over this unprofitable clash there is anothdr development which we 'shouldn't overlook in connection with the negotiations between England and India regarding Indian inae'perictence. • | Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, who neJct to Mahatma Gandhi is the greatest iigure in the dominant All- India Congress, has served^ warning that the hundreds of rulers of the small Indian states must" lose their-i golden thrones. This statement" i? of vast importnnce, coming as it does, in the midst of the parleys over Indian sovereignty. The question of how to deal with the principalities is one of the great problems to be solved. Netou speaks with authority —a point to" which your attention is especially directed, because he is a man worth, \yatching.. What he. believes in this matter is believed by the Mahatma and the All-India Congress -as a whole. I know, from E ersonal study in India that a simi- »r view ia,held by many Moslerqs Who are political opponents of the All-India Congress, and • by highly placed Britons as well. .Th'us^w.e' have an indication of the trend'-in handling this crucial matfer. Th'e likelihood is that if success cro.wns the current conferences on Indian liberty, the agreement-will" provide for the elimina- Hope Star S»t»r of Hope 1899; Pren 1927. Consolidated January* 18, 1929 Published every weekday afternoon by Star Publishing Co., Inc. (C. E. Palmer and Alex. H. Washburn) at the Star building il2-214 South Walnut Street. • Hope, Ark. C. E. PALMER President ALEX. H. WASHBURN Editor and Publisher . Entered as second class matter at the Post Office at Hope, Arkansas, under the Act of March 3, 1897. (AP)—Means Associated Press. (NEA)—Means Newspaper Enterprise Association. Subscription Rates: (Always Payable in Advance): By city carrier per week 15c Hempstead, Nevada, Howard, Miller and Lafayette counties, $3.50 per year; elsewhere $6.50. Member of The 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 the local lews published herein. National Advertising Representative — Arkansas Dailies. Inc.;' Memphis Term., Jrerick Building; Chicago, 400 Nor%h Michigan: Avenue;-New York City, 292 Madison Ave.; Detroit, Mich., 2842 W. Grand Blvd.; Oklahoma City. 314 Terminal Bldg.: New Orleans, 722 Union St. Court Docket April 15, 1946 City Docket Bill Starks, discharging firearms in city limits, forfeited $10.00 cash bond. John F. Gilbride, vagrancy, plea of guilty, fined §50.00 suspended during good behavior. Jolly Witherspoon, vagrancy, forfeited $30.00 cash bond. L*arie Linzy, assault and battery, forfeited $10.00 cash bond. Spencer Credit, resisting arrest, i forfeited ..,$50. 00 cash bond. E. C. Brown, driving while drunk, forfeited $25.00 cash bond . Elbert Jones, assault with a deadly weapon, plea of guilty, fined $25.00. Dewey Bell, unlawfully dumping garbage, forfeited $5.00 cash bond. Roy Warren, assault and tery, tried, found not guilty. bat- Peter Banta, disturbing peace, plea of guilty, fined $10.00. Geo. Green, disturbing 'peace, plea of guilty, fined $10.00. Will C. Foster, hazardous driving, forfeited $10.00 cas'h bond. K. C. Stuart (col) no driver's license, forfeited $5.00 cash bond. Buck Henegan, no driver's license, forfeited $5.50 cash bond. Carrol Jordon, no dirver's license. forfeited $5.00 cash bond. Frank Olin Smith, no city license forfeited $5.00 caslv bond. Curtis Monk, running a stop sign, Atom Bomb Test in Pacific May Cost No More Than Price of One New U.S.Battleship forfeited $1.00 cahh bond. Curtis Monk, running stop Mother's Ftiend massaging preparation helps bring ease and comfort • I to expectant mothers, ni/FOTHEB'S FRIEND, an exquisitely lYl prepared, emollient. Is useful In all conaltlons -where a bland, mild anodyne- maisage medium In skin lubrication Is desired. One condition in Tyhicti women lorsmore than 70 years have used it is an application lor massaging the -body during Tregnancy ... It helps keep the skin soft and pliable... thus avoiding •unnecessary .discomfort due to dryness and, tightness. It relresb.es and tones -the a£ln.An4deal massage application for the ' numb, tingllnsior burning sensations of tnefsldn.. .lor the tired bact muscles or-oramp-like pains in the legs. Quickly absbroed. Delightful • to lise 1 . Highly praised by - users,' -many doctors and nulsee. Millions of bottles sold.-Just ask any druggist 'lor Mother's Friend—the emolUent and lubricant. Do try it tion of the great majority of the some 600 potentates who have autocratic authority over about 90,000,000 subjects. The pandit says-that the maharajahs of the major Indian states can well continue their rule during the life of. the provisional iederal government until their future is decided by their -people. But the rulers of the small states, many of which are merely glorified estates containing perhaps a couple of hundred people, will be pensiorieJ off. Fair enough' I know from my studies in India that impartial observers agree with Nehrus" state- iment. These small "princes" — j and some of the big fellows -as well — offer great barriers to Indian unity and progress. There's only one thing -to do: That is to get rid of .them and incorporate . their lands and people in a federal government which will include the iole vast sub-continent of India. There is -a fair number of the major rulers who are progressive and may ;well be continued . on ;heir thrones, if their people so will it. I've been the guest of some of the greatest of the maharajahs in their. Arabian nights palaces, sign, forfeited $1.00 cash bond. David Roy, running a stop sign, forfeited $1.00 cash bond. David Roy, one head light, forfeited $1.00 cash bond. Caiiton J. Fountain, improper use of spotlight, forfeited $5.00 cash bond. By ELTON C. FAY ] Washington. April 10 —(/P)— The atom bomb task force believes the cost of the Bikini experiments will be no greater than that for "one large new ship"—which could be about " $110,900,000, the current price of a -super-battleship. Vice Adm. W. H. P. Blandy, commander for the joint army- navy operation, said "the uninformed" had estimated the tests would cost $425,000,000 for target Ships and another $100,000,000 for other expenses. "Such figures are gross exaggerations," the admiral asserted in a statement. Blandy also made these other observations: 1—The tests are no threat to other nations and no "martial gesture." They are a defensive measure of "caution and economy, nol aggression." Information ob- ;ained "will help us to be what ;he world expects our great, non- aggressive and peace-loving country to be: the leader of those nations which seek nothing but a just and lasting peace." 2—The postwar armed forces "will be definitely and markedly affected by the implications of the atomic bomb. For the next several ust at the surface, "may readily .urn out to be more lethal in its combined effects upon ship iind crew—especially since this attack can be made either at sea or in jort, and the bomb can be quickly jrought to the desired exploding position, Hint is on the surface or slightly below it." 4—Prompt information is necessary. Scientists say any reasonably industrialized nation can produce the A-bomb in a few years, bu it is not expected positive guarantee againsl Die use of the weapon can be accomplished except through a step-by-stcp process over nn indefinite period. Pending such guarantee, it is essential that our designers, strategists and others learn as much as possible now about the use of the weapon. Otherwise, they will be "groping their wny along n dark road which may lend to another and worse "Pearl Harbor.' " In discussing expenditures for the test. Blandy said: "The total costs of the tests will be only a few percent of the annual naval approprialion, and will probably not exceed the lo.lal cosl of one large new ship, while the lessons learned may save many ships, many lives, and many mil- has opposition from Lt. Col. Parker of Dardanelle and ivinj. Homer Berry Of Mayflower, two couhlies—Faulkner mid Pulas- kl—have raised money for Federal elections. Only Pope county has re- nortoH no nrovisions at all, and so far, Franklin, Johnson, Yell, Conway and Perry have not answered Combs' query. In the tjixin Dislrict, W. F. Norrell of Monticello is assured of reelection if no opponent files before tomorrow's noon deadline, since elections have been arranged in Lonoke, Lincoln -and Desna counties. In the Seventh District , wilh Oren Harris meeting two veterans from El Dorado—Bruce Bonnet and Paul Goren—Federal elections are assured in Nevada .Columbia and Chicot counties. -o- Dr. Goodloe Is Heard by Large Crowds Large 'congregations bcnrd Dr. Robert W. Goodloe lit First Moth- odist Church Sunday. Dr. Goodloe will preach each morning nt 10 o'clock and at night ;U 7;30 o'clock through this week. Tuesday nlglit he will use as his subject "Pniyer, :i Means of Growth". Special attention of parents of infants is called to the morning service Wednesday at 10 o'clock, when Dr. Goodloe will discuss "The Baptism of Infants". His sermon (or Wednesday night will be, "Love, the Means of Dcdemption." All Methodist peoplij of Hope are urged to attend thesb services and all others who are interested. sldernble measure for those foods that, need to be shipped abroad'-for relief purposes. ..-.', NEW SPUR-GEARED C* years study, experiment. inven- lions of dollars by guiding future Lighter,, lovelier SKIN May Be Younf, VOr.FREDMiMf* SKlNWHITENfR 25' -««U««»T« 501 with Jack Wells, improper use of-spotlight, forfeited $5.'00 cash bond. Harry McGill, no tail light on car, forfeited $1.00 cash bond. Carl McPherson, no tail light on car, forfeited §1.00 cash bond. David Roy, no tail light on car,' forfeited $1.00 cash bond. Nora Stuart, petit larceny, dismissed on motion City Atty. The following entered a plea of guilty to -a. charge of drunkenness and were assessed a penalty of $10.00 fine: Mack McRoy, Geo. C. Green, Peter Banta, Bert Chambers, Mack McRoy, Willie Bell. 'The following forfeited a $25,00 cash bond on a charge of drunkenness: Oscar Vanriper, Willie Garland, | H. Haskins, Rosedale Spragner, lEarlCurry, Spencer Credil, A. S. (Isaiah, Terrell Frierson, A. L. John| son, Lee R. Still, Guy H. Steed, Lucious Nelson, Ed Wyatt, Roosevelt King, James E. -Jones, Ulish I Palmer, Earl -Pearson,. Joseph i Webb, E. W. Ross, Joe Grace. ' The following forfeited $10.00 cash bond on a charge of disturbing the peace: Lee R. Still, Guy H. Steed, Julia Ann 'Green, Frezell White, Cleam | Howard, James Tice, State Docket Joe Oiler, burglary, examination waived, held ito Grand .Jury. David Foster, 'burglary, examination waived, held to. Grand Jury. Retha Graham, assault with a deadly weapon, olea of guilly, fined $25.00. " Retha Graha'm, carrying a razor as a weapon, dismissed. ,The fallowing forfeited a $25.00 cash bond' each on charges iof 'traffic violation (overload-): • . S, E. Little, Carl Roberson, K. C. .Fullerton, R. R. Parr, Tom Arden, Steve Ferrell. Harris Montgomery, traffic .violation (overload by night without permit), forfeited $1.00 cash bond. Cecil Miller, traffic violation (overload), dismissed on motion pros.' atty. upon payment of cost. Wilson Colston, assault and battery, -forfeited $10.00 cash .bond. 'Walter Burton, giving .an over- tion, development and training should point the way toward the best kind of armed forces to build in case atomic \yeapons are not outlawed." The Bikini test is "one step" in this program. 3—Although the projected third test, where the bomb is to be exploded several thousand feet down in the open sea, "is commonly believed to -be the most important, it is by no means certain that it will prove so." The second test, with the bomb exploded in the shallow waters of Bikini laboon or naval expenditures into the most productive and efficient channels." Blandy's statement did not specify the cost of any particular ship, but navv records show an Iowa- class battleship, the most expensive, costs about $110,900,000. In taking issue with the $425,000'.000 estimate for the target ships, Blandy said that was their approximate original total cost. Many are obsolete and the great majority were scheduled for disposal even before the test was planned. Only Third of Counties to Separate Vote By BOB BROWN tU R0<k Apri 16 — (UP) — He had heard from •!! counties today. Twenty-seven reported no provisions for Federal elections, and 14 had taken steps toward financing the elections. Combs said every Congressional dislrict in the state except two — the third and fourth—were assured of Federal elections in at least one counly. Pasteurizing Plants Spring Up Over State Little Rock, April 15—(UP) — Several Arkansas cities are expected to be placed on the ' accredited milk list, of the U. S. Public health service Ihis year when 29 pasteurization plants just completed or now under construction are put inlo operation. H. L. Woodward, director of the State Health Department's division of milk control, said here today that no Arkansas city has the 90 per cent rating based on cleanliness of milk production and pre"The 29 plants built since the end of the war or now being built," Wodward said, "should place several Arkansas counties on the accredited list sometime this year." He estimated lhat these plants, added to the 36 already in operation, will bring the amount of .. ,,;,,,, . ,-„ ,mn r,/>n pasteurized milk used in Arkansas estimated that at least aO.000,000 lo 89'per cent of Ihe total volume People are in actual . danger of consumed. Onlv one-half the total starvation unless lie P is obtained, supply was pasteurized five years Most-of this help will have to come ago, Woodward said i Irom this country. Garden vcgct- Arkansas cities where new ablcsh m ^ht be substituted in con- plants have been built since the war or are now under construction are Blytheville, Luxora, . Wilson, Clarkston, Wynne, Pine Bluff, Crossett, Monticello, Prescott, Malvern, Hot Springs (3), Morrilton, Clarksyillc, Fort Smith, Fayetteville. Siloam Springs, Bonloh- ville (2), Harrison, Newport. Jonesboro, Scarcy (2), Balesville and Little Rock (31. Blytheville is one of the few Half-Dozen Pepper Plants Needed by Average Family A half dozen pepper plans will provide the average family wilh all Ihe peppers that will be needed for daily use during the ripening season. Good sweet pepper varieties nre Windsor A. California Wonder, and Ruby King. Hot pepper varieties are Loin; Red Cayenne, Reel Chili, and Mexican Chili. Pepper plants should ' be spaced 15 to 24 inches apart in the row. The next few months are the critical months for those people in Eutope and other parts of the world who arc facing, or are next to, actual starvation. As of April 1, there wns less than a month's supply of grain on hand in .several European countries. It' is HAIN DISCOUNT DELIVERED PREPAID In Original Factory Shipping Crate FULLY GUARANTEED — IMMEDIATE SHIPMENT- HERCULES The nationally-known Hercules hoist Is a high-speed, ball-boar- ing, spur-geared model manufactured by Chisholm - Moore. Available in one-ton size only, 1 YALE in u:e Third Dislrict, where the ,cilies in Ihe stale now being only candidate is J. W. Trimble of ,,, - f A , , . . With the ticket for Arkansas s con- ! B crr.wille, none of the counties re- gressional primaries closing at ; ported preparations completed. noon tomorrow, only one-third of Bemon ; Washington and Baxton I; Only one natural rubber. The formula for rubber from trees is fixed by nature. t 2. Man can change synthetic rubber. Throughchemistry,man changes synthetic rubber as he chooses. 3. Progress is swift. Today's synthetic tire is better than yesterday's. 4. How to know the best tires. Latest tires contain the latest improvements. 5. Latest date— best tire. It's vital that you know when your tires were made. Thai's why Dayton puts the date of manufacture on every Dayton Tirt #*,„„ the counties have made provision to hold seperate federal elections, Harvey G. Combs, secretary of the Democratic State Commitee, announced here today. county Democratic officials snid they planned no iedernl elections. In Ihe Fourth District—whcre_ incumbent Facljo Cravens of Fovt.ure has climbed Smith is opposed by Lee Whittak-.from 48 to 70 per cent, and in Hot served 100 per ccnl with pasteurized milk, Woodward said. About 56 per cent of Liltle Rock's milk supply in 1941 was pasteurized compared with 89 per cent at the present time Woodward said. In Fort Smith the iig- in five years Combs is polling the county dem-!er, a former Air Corps sergeant'Springs from 55 to 75 per cent. ocratic committees at the request of the United Press to determine hosv many have planned to hold the Federal primary July 16 and the runoff Aug. 6 as required by against one group of black mar- keteers, there were hopes of curbing some illegal transactions in also of Fort Smith — nine of the eleven counties reported ao preparations. However, two counties — Logan and Mongomery—had not reported to Combs this morning. Combs said that the two most popular means of financing the extra elections are by approprialion of Ihe county quorum courts or by an extra assessment on • county lilt some megm ur.uuiiciuuuus .ui i — r. , , — T ~ — r *• , *u« miat, but opinions differed sharp- candidates. In a few counties, the ' -• •• -' ....... Lr Democratic committee has indicated a willingness to pay for elec- tip;i -.supplies, but has asked for vol-. untcor judges "and clerks. Combs :sa,id several county com- mitees have written that they plan draft, forfeited $5.00 cash check paid. bond, Edgar Pierce, drunkenness, forfeited $10:00 cash bond. Theophia Primus, no driver's license, forfeited $5.00 cash bond. Theophia Primus, reckless driving, forfeited $25:00 cash bond. Ella Johnson, disturbing peace, forfeited $10.00 cash bond. Jack McKnight, disturbing pea.ce, forfeited $10. Ou cash bond. , . Ozell Carr, wife desertion, dismissed on motion Pros. Atty. ; War Control Continued irom Page One The program also includes price ceilings lor the first time on cream used in bakery product's and ice cream. Leonard E. Hurtz of Omaha, chairman of the 'Dairy industry committee, contended in a statement that the new program would lead to a decline in milk pro dnction "and continued shortages" of dairy products. Trie Senate Agriculture committee was plainly exercised about the meat situation which Packer James D. Cooney testified was "a national scandal which makes prohibition look like petty crime." \Vith the FBI ordered into action ly whether the reimposition of slaughtering controls would achieve its aim of improving the general meat silualion. Price Adminislralor Paul A. Porter said the effect of the controls would be to "provide for better distribution of meat supplies at ceiling prices to retail stores." Secretary of Agricullure said it meant "in reality a share-the-livestock program." The possibility of difficulties ahead for "the country's break supply "was first raised yesterday by bakery industry spokesmen in connection with an earlier announcement by Secretary Anderson that a 25 percent cut in their flour supplies will be ordered, if necessary to meet famine relief quotas. The State .Department meanwhile announced that three American Liberty snips are carrying grain from Russia to France and that 43 others will be available to transport the remainder of Ihe 300,000 bushels which Ihe Soviets have promised France. . Pasteurization plants cost from $4,500 to $50,000, Wodward said. And, he added, while improvements were being made for the processing and handling of milk, many dairymen are improving the standards of their herds and barns. Missouri Health Plan Praised at State Medic Meet Little Rock, April 16 — (if) — Committee reports occupied the attention of the Arkansas Medical Society at the forenoon session of its 70th annual convention here to- The society last night heard Dr. J. William Thompson. St. Louis surgeon, praise a system of health insurance inaugurated by the Missouri Medical Society a year ago as "highly successful" and express opposition to "government controlled" medical care. Dr. Thompson assorted proposed federal legislation would abolish free choice of physicians and fix the number of patients each could The well-known Yale, Model 'SB, v.hoist Ss'.bnll-bearing. spur-geared. ^j Manufactured by Yale & Towne "' • Manufacturing Company. Available in 2 and 5-ton sizes only. WRIGHT This Is the Improved high-speed, ball-bearing, spur-geared modal manufactured by the Wright Division of the American Chain & Cable Company. Available -in 3-ton size only. ZO-FOOTLIFT SIZE LIST PRICE SALE PRICE to place name of Federal candidates on the regular stale ballot, or to pass the federal election entirely in districts where there is no oppositions- He advised them, however, that according to law an election must be held in at least one polling place in the district before the federal candidate can be qualified for consideration at the general election. In the First Districl, where E. C. Gainings of Wesl Memphis is the lone candidate, federal primaries have been arranged in Mississippi, Cross Woodruff and Crittenden counties. Monroe and Prairie counties have made provisions for elections in the Second District where Wilbur D. Mills is unopposed. In the Fifth District, where incumbent Brooks Hays of Litle Thousand* change groiins to grins. Use n real <J«i-/wY I'ormulu for Uiatn-aH ol plica, writ ciruu'KiaU Ijy noted Thornton & Minor Ciuta Surprising QUICK pnllia- tivo relk'f of pain, Itch, sorfnijss. Helps soften hard parts; tomla to «hrlnk swelling Ui>e i/«c:/«iV way today. (Jet tube Thornton & Minor's Rocliil, Ointment or Thornton & Minor Rectnl buppos torlcs. Follow Inbol diroetUmsi. If not delighted, low co3t_wijl be tTrnndccl_on_rc(iucst; At all good drug stores everywhere —in Hope, at.Gibson Drug. 1-Ton $ 90.00 $*67.50 Available in Hercules only. 2-Ton $140.00 $105.00 Available In Yalo.only. 3-Ton $180.00 $135.00 Available in Wright only. 5-Ton $280.00 $210.00 Available in Yale only. All orders shipped C.O.D. unless otherwise specified or credit rating is listed by Dun and Bradstrcet, Inc. WIRE O PHONE • WRITE TUISA IRON & METAL CO. "»,-„ !>_t>cpt. D-i— - '„' P. OKBoi'2452 ' '' "Phone 44 -TULSA, OKLA. Vikdt is four THOROBREDS Luck's 700 Service Station Wolnut end 3rd Phone 700 and have stared with amazement at the big piles of blazing gems in their treasure houses. I have encountered some great and good men among these potentates. However, for The most part these princes, big and small, are bejeweled anarchronisms who are a survival of centuries long dead. They are almost unbelievably -picturesque, yes, but when you have said that you have named their chief virtue. They rule from thrones which they acquired by succession and through no achievement of their own. Their wealth is so vast that they don't know its extent. Yet many of their people are forever hungry — and I mean that literally — because their taxes are brutally exorbitant. These princes in many instances have the power of life and death over their subjects. The native states comprise two- fifths of all India. Obviously this huge territory, with its 90,000,000 people, must be included in any federal government. There 'is no other workable solution. For Easter Loveliness Begin with a glamorous, beautiful new hair-do. We speciqlize in styling ; your hair to your features for the ultimate in flattery and loveliness. Phone 252 for your appointment. Machine or Cold Wave Permanent?, General Beauty Work, Cosmetics MISS HENRY'S SHOP Hope, Ark. Phone 252 112 S. Main MOROMNC Petroleum J«Hy Thrifty housewives Just Arrived EASTER POT PLANTS HYDRANGEAS . . . EASTER LILLIES and MIXED POT PLANTS ORDER EARLY COME IN AND SELECT YOUR PLANTS PERSONALLY Corsages Cut Flowers HOPE NURSIRY and FLORAL CO. 1175. Walnut Phone 43 on our pro SOMETIMES, although an idea is wrong, it docs no harm. Like the idea that a square jaw is the sign of will power. That winters aren't as severe as they used to be, or that red hair denotes auick temper. But there are other wrong ideas, which are definitely harmful to public confidence in and understanding of industry. One such idea is the current "guessing" about profits made by large business organizations. Many people are apt to grossly exaggerate the money made by business. So Opinion Research Corporation (an independent organization) made a survey to learn just what the public thinks about profits. Compare these guesses and yours with the International Harvester profit figures given below. rate of profit in normal times. Many largo husinesses, including ourselves, would consider it n banner year if we could reach this figure. Our average profit for the last ten years — four war and six peace — was 6'. 43% — more than a third less than what the public considers fair. All these figures show that our profits are not high. As a matter of fact, the entire farm machinery industry is a low profit industry. In 19-14, the Federal Trade Commission published a list of 70 industries ranked in order of their ratio of profits to snles. The farm machinery industry was 57th on the list What About Current I H Prices? Wages and material. 1 ? consume nearly all of every dollar Harvester takes in from sales. A Government board has recommended and the Company lias agreed to pay a general wage increase of 18 .cents per hour for Harvester factory employees. The Government lias also allowed price increases on raw materials which we purchase in large quantities. Steel lias had an average increase of . 8.2%. Public guess on war profits . . 30.0^ ® i H four war year average profit . . . 4.91 In this survey, the average of the guesses by the public of the wartime profits mado by industry was . . . thirty per cent (30 %). But in the four war years of 1942, 1943, 1944, and 1945, the profits of International Harvester Company averaged only . . . 4.9% on sales. Less than one sixth of what the general public "guessed" for all industry. For this period, the year by year per cent of profits on sales was: 1942—7.34, 1943—5.09, 1944—3.95, 1945—3.93. Public guess on peace profits 18 .0$ I H four pre-war year average profit . . 7.17$ In the four peace years of 1938, 1939, 1940, and 1941, the profits of International Harvester Company averaged . . . 7.17%. This is well under half of what the public "guessed" for all industry. FAIR Majority think fair profit in normal times is IH ten-year average Is less than 7$ The survey indicates the public knows that in our economy profits are indispensable. And the majority regard 10% aa a fair ^ the War ended and we iplunncd our peace-time produc- Ition, we had hoped to bo able to serve our farmer customers at the same level which hus held since 1942, regardless of war-time increases in costs of wages and ma- TMES, nuns, re. terials up to that time. But recent developments have forced a change in our plans. . 'There'has been no general increase in our prices since they were frozen by the Government early in 29-12. So our situation today is that what we BUY costs us 1946 prices. We will bo paying average hourly wages 56% above 1941. For what we SELL we get only 1942 prices. This condition cannot long be met out of our present low rate of profit. Future Prices on I H Products It is plain that price relief will be needed to meet the increased wage and material costs which we must carry. Wo regret this necessity. We prefer to lower prices, when possible, rather than raise them and we know our customers prefer to have us do that. We had hoped to be able to "hold the line," at least. But we do not see how we can avoid operating at a loss if our prices continue to remain at their present frozen levels. We will NOT "cut corners" on any of our products, because QUALITY IS THE FOUNDATION OF OUR BUSINESS. Our customers can be certain that we will seek no more than a moderate profit, both because of our policies and because we have approximately 300 competitors fighting us vigorously for your business. Our request for price relief will be no more than is necessary to insure continued service lo our customers, continued work for our employees, and a reasonable return for our stockholders. INTiRNATIONAL HARVESTER fTucidoy, April 16. 1946 ft -- -.. ,".iT^rs^ir;*.T:-ir.;.r.r.;; .i~.v;,".'-—11** HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Fage Ttirti Social ana P crsona I Phone 768 Botween 9 a. m. and 4 p. m. >ocial Calendar jdnesdny, April 17 the Gardenia Garden club will let Wednesday afternoon at 2:30 | the home of Mrs. C. V. Nunn Jh Mrs. Sam Womnck as assoc(e hostess. ?he John Cain Chapter D.A.R. }l hold its regular monthly lun- * :on meeting at Hotel Barlow at "X) noon Wednesday. Hostesses { be Mrs. Gus Haynes, Mrs. J. Baltic and Mrs. Ralph Bur- The Lilac Garden Club will meet iKqdricsday afternoon at ,'i o'clock I uve home of Mrs. M. M. Smyth pd Mrs. Marion Buchannan on Tuesday, April 23 The Mary Lester class of Iho Main street. foulh ! I leol at 3 o'clock Wednesday after- i oon at the school for its regular Mrs. John Shiver Hostess to 1 —"-' --...-.- rr,,.- ,,_,.._, ....j circle No, 4 W.M.S. Monday The Brookwood P.T.A First Methodist church with Miss Beryl Henry teacher will entertain their husbands and guests with a picnic social at the recreational building of the Experiment Station at 7 o'clock Tuesday evening. Mrs. W. A. Williams Hostess to Circle No. 1 W.M.S. Circle No. 1 of the Womens 1 Missionary Society of the First Baptist church met Monday afternoon at the home of Mrs. W. A. Williams on South Main street with 11 members present. Mrs. Ira Yocom. circle leader, presided over the business session •and Mrs. S..D. Cook presented the Mission Study in the absence of Mrs. Willis Thrash. During the social hour the hostess served a delightful ice course. innthly meeting. The third and >fjHh grades will present the pro- ratu and all mothers arc urged i> attend. Thursday, April 18 !i The Primary Department of the Ifirst Baptist church will hold its lannual Easter Egg hunt at the ihomc of Mrs. M. S. Bates, Elm |jmd 16th streets Thursday after- bo^k, "Pray Ye". hoon >at 5 o'clock. All members ^ hre urged to attend. Circle No. 4 of the Women's Missionary Society of the First Baptist church met Monday afternoon with Mrs. John Shiver at the homo of Mrs. Byron Hefner on Rosston Highway. Mrs. Gus HaynoS, circle leader, presided over the business session and conducted the study from the During the social hour the hos- dirty dungarees. Behind the driver's seal with his feel on the wheel, slouched a tall, big-shouldered boy with close-cropped black hair and large homely lea- tures. As Debby led the dog across the platform, he started to clap. She looked up quickly. "Yeh," he shouted, "the Lady Animal Trainer." All the others clapped and cheered too, and Debby stood still, half smiling, her head back so that she could look out through her hair, curiously unsclcon- scious. "Mi, Bart," she said. "I thought he was supposed to be mad,' uebby," Bart called. She shook her head. "He stopped being mad when we let him oul of the crate." Bart grinned around at the others in the car. "Not mad," he He looked back at the dog. "He said, "just terribly, terribly hurt." sure is a handsome critter, Debby." She glanced down at the shaggy coal, at the big head hanging almost to the floor, and when she looked up her eyes were wide and laughing and slarllingly blue aaginsl her dark skin and hair She made her mouth round anc said in a slow drawl lhat was a mixture of New England twang and broad - vowellcd Bostonian "Gawd, ain't he a cawka?" Bart laughed at her with a sort i bookkeeping." expense. Already there was that case of canned dotf food, 'nrid,lhut Kicknge of Hamburg Ellie had wrought back from the village. She guessed there never wns u'dog ate is much as thai dog did those first .hree duys. The three of them sat in a row, Agnes peeling potatoes on'd?' Ellie whittling n decoy head. "I'll tell you one thing," said Agnes. "You're not going lo spend liny of that money in the bank on lim." Her voice was crisp, with a sugestiori of a brogue, a pleasant, feminine voice. "You're not' going lo spend that money in the bank on him," Agnes repealed, "because I've got il all spent." Ellic's knife slopped in mid-air. 'You whnl?" he asked without looking up. In the bank was $150. Ihe result of one lucky dny of seining striped bass in Ihe surf in early August, a day when he had cleared $150 by shipping bass when there was no bass in the Boston market. "Fifty-nine ninety-five for a new oil heater for the dining room," said Agnes. Ellie's knife was slill poised over the decoy head. "You ain't bought il yet," "No, but I'rn going lo," Agnes j said blithely. "And $90 for Debby to lake Ihe course in typing and I DOROTHY DIX Bookworm as Mate Not long ago in this column I discussed one of the pet gripes of wives, which is being married to bookworms. It appears that the Little Woman rates the reading habit among the major domestic sin:;, and tnai there is no tault that a husband can commit that gets so badly upon her nerves as lor him to bury himself in a book of an evening when he is at home, instead of engaging in sprightly conversation .about the baby haying cut her teeth and what the neigh- ® thc time, and who says: "When I come home at night from the office, tired and worried, there she sits and reads until I could scream. I ask her a question and she doesn't even hear me, and after 1 have repeated it about five times, she 'Oh, did you say any- bors next door doini! There will be a call meeting of the Choral club of the Friday Mu'. ) club at the homo of Mrs. Garett Story Thursday afternoon at ,4 o'clock. All members are urged to attend. Friday, April 19 A prc-school clinic will be held at the office of the Hempslcad County Health Nurse in the Court |house on Friday, April 19. Dr. JR. E. Smallwood of Arkadelphia, iwill be the examining doctor. All mothers .with children who will enter school in September or at !mid-term are urged to bring the ic ildren for examination. The clinic | Will open at 1 o'clock in the afternoon. served a delightful salad to 17 members, including tess plate Lhrce new members, Mrs. Kenley, Mrs. H. M. Whitehead, and Mrs. Orion Minion. Mrs. A. R. Hill was a guest at the meeting. Coming and Going Mrs. Charles A. Haynes returned Saturday from Phoenix, Arizona where she was called to attend the bedside of her grandson who is in a Phoenix hospital suffering from burns. He is reported as improving. Mr. and Mrs. Leo Robins anc daughter, Sandra have returnee from a weekend visit with Miss Betty Robins at the University of Arkansas, F-ayclteville. By WILLIAM MAIER f - I3& Copyright by William Holer; '"f Distributed by NEA SERVICE, INC. ti kill him herself if he f brptherling affection. | Ellie was standing behind her vilh the bat and the gun. "Never ou mind about his looks, Bart," 10 called. "He's gonna be a great luail dog. You come down in the all and I'l show you." Bart laughed aga,in. "Is he rained?" "Half-trained." "Who's going lo finish him?" "I am," said Debby, looking out of Ihe corner of her eye al Ellie. 'Who's going to Bart?" Bart asked. finish him, Ellie shrugged his shoulders, grinning. "You heard whal she said." Bart nodded solemnly. "He'll : be a greal quail dog, all right." Debby was leading Ihe dog tc the beach wagon. She turned and made a face at Bart. "You come down in the fall and we'll show you." "Maybe I'll do that," he said. Debby ran a line with a ring on il from Ihe barn to the corner of the house. "We belter kee[ tiie dog lied a few days," she sale lo Ellie, "till he gets to knowing this is home." At night he slepl beside Ihe \i THE STORY: Even the stationmaster has to admit Debby Weeks is an unusual sort of girl when he sees how matter-of-factly she handles a gun. Nineteen-year-old Debby and her brother-in-law, Ellie Daniels, are at the little Cope Cod station to pick up Ellie's new bird-dog. The crated dog Is snarling and foaming at the mouth. Debby refuses to let them shot -him inside the crate, prom- Liquid — Toblots — Salve Note Drops .',.,. Used by millions (or years Woilm Groat—works fa£ Caution; Use only cu direct«d after anyone. The station-master tears the box open ami backs away. The dog walks out uncertainly, stretches, scratches himself — then looks harmlesly up at Debby. She throws down her gun, hitches a rope onto his collar and leads him quietly out of the station. II One of the cars in the parking space was an old louring car of an expensive make. Its top was down, and silting up on the backu of the scuts, in rows like people kitchen stove. Debby, whose room was connected with the kitchei below by an open register, woulc wake up and hear the thumping of his leg as he scratched himself or the slow clicking of his claw on the linoleum as he walkec around Ihe room. She liked l hear him, liked lo lie Ihere and think lhal he would be waiting for her, following her with hi eyes, when she came down in th morning. The doctor had give him lo Ellie, bul it wasn't Elli he followed with his eyes. He wa her clog- she was going to Irai him herself and already she love him fiercely. She had named hirr Bull because that's what he lookc like when he came oul of Ihe crate Agnes was worried -about those claws; she remembered what an Irish terrier of her father's had once done to the, sofa in-the house of Quincy. Arid K it wasn't the "I'm Roinp lo be pretty busy lis fall," said Debby. "You ain't on id for the course el?" asked Ellie, The strong, .silent man may be a romantic figure in novels and the films, but the makes no hit in the family circle. During the day, while they have gone about their houcswork, women have had all the communion with their own souls that they want, and they are yearning for companionship. They want somebody who will talk back to them and not just emit an occasional grun from behind a news- SOUND OF ns lhat sound of the human voice and that there has to be Rive and take to keep a conversation going, it is I not surprising that women resent I their husbands being more inter -No,-' sold Agnes, "but I'm go- » -„ ' n what they" are rcadinK W^do yo^aXsyV^'ithan in ^nt they are being told, Ellip heaved an enormous sigh, pal inlo Ihe grass, and went on vith his whittling. "Well," said Debby. 'Ellie hinks I cnn help him making the lew dccovs. and I've pot to train 3ull and help Ellin guiding and—" Agnes looked disgusted. Wasn't Debby.. ever going to learn, she isked,' lhal a girl couldn't spend ier life playing around with bird logs and duck blinds and acting j ike -a tomboy and dressing like in urchin off Ihe 'streets? 'Where," she wanted lo know, "do you think you're going lo bo 10 years from now, if you keep on and that they can gel just green-eyed over the heroine in u novel as they can over .a flesh and blood blonde. But it appears lhat men arc as allergic lo "the reading habit in their males as woman are, and I have just received a letter from nn unfortunalc gentleman, united to n female bookworm, who demands lo know if I have, ever lived wilh a woman who read all says: ,hing'. M "1 am the typo ol man who _oyes lo discuss mailers with my wife, bul no, she reads unlil I liink I will go oul lo Ihe club and ind someone who will lislen lo me so P can relax and lalk and ,alk, and il won'l be a MAN, either. I don't care if she reads all day, bul why nol be ready lo. talk lo me when I come home wilh a glad hello and jusl bubbling 'over with gossip about whnl is doing downtown and anxious to lell Ihe funny slories I have heard? Oh brolher, if you had a reading wife!" This plainl from Ihe poor hus band whose wife is keeping steady company with Marcus Aurelius 01 the hero of Ihe last bcsl seller instead of him, conveys a warninf lo wives lhal they mighl wel heed, for what is sauce for Ihe goose is sauce for Ihe gander and men no more enjoy spending an evening at home wilh a dummj lhan women do. Many a man starts to roamin in search of the companionshi; that his wife docs not give him For every man is bound to hav some woman to whom he can lei Iho things could never lell to an other man; lo whom he can boas of his triumphs and on whose ,his way?" "Right hero." Debby said im- jasisvely. "I like it 'all, right right The Doctor Says: 'By Dr. WILLIAM A, O'BRIEN Written for NBA Service Aluminum cooking utensils and lum baking powder are perfectly afc to use, for aluminum, in he amounts in which it is found n food, is not a cause of illness. Aluminum passes through the body unchanged and is eliminated with- nil being absorbed. The idea that aluminum may n containers for the preparation )!. foods, and a "new" varieties ire seen today. At one time there was a popular orejudice against canned foods because of the possibility of poisoning from the metal in the cans. We were warned to remove the food from cans as soon as we cause a special kind of poisoning, and that it may be responsible or cancer and many other diseases s an old superstition which developed shortly after aluminum dlchcnware came into common use. When acid foods come into con,act with aluminum, small amounts of aluminum arc dissolved in the !ood. But aluminum is found in many foods in the natural state, and these foods have always been eaten without harm. OTHER CAUSES TO BLAME Illness ascribed to aluminum poisoning is always found on investigation to be something else.. Cancer, thought by some to result from aluminum poisoning, was observed for thousands of years before .aluminum was used shoulder he can weep when things go wrong; who will laugh at his jokes .and listen to his twice-told tales, and who will lend him her ears and give him the glad hand. And the woman who \yould rather read than talk practices none of these arts. Maybe that is why men are not so keen about bookworms for pets. (Bell Syndicate, Inc.) opened them. Properly canned foods are, however, free of germs. To avoid danger, one need only place an opened can in the refrigerator, thus preventing the growth of any germs which have entered the food since the can was opened. "SUGGESTIVE" ILLNESS The fca* of aluminum poisoning may make some people sick through suggestion. Persons who think they have been poisoned as the result of eating food prepared in aluminum utensils may not become sick until they learn what "danger" had not been explained to them, they often would have 'remained perfectly well. Deodorants which contain aluminum chloride can be used without harm. Most of them consist of about 20 19 25 per cent aluminum chloride dissolved in water, with/ coloring matter and perfume added. They act as astringents (that Is, exercise a puckering effect) on the sweat glands, and are safe for the normal skin. If they give rise to irritation, their use can be stopped. The skin will then clear up. After these deodorants stand for some lime, they become concentrated, due to the evaporation of the water, and irritation may follow their use. Powders or pastes which are used as deodorants usually contain bismuth, zinc, or salicylic acid. They, too, are harmless, o A hippopotamus has a four-foot yawn. "Right here!" Agnes repeated. lier voice full of animation. "And in the same old dirty pants. Well, that's where you will be, all right. Don't you want to get married, Debby?" she asked. Debby smiled without looking up from the pan of peas. "Just think,' said Agnes, "when. we act the oil heater: no carrying wood, no ashes, no coming out in the morning to a cold dining room. And they make a dandy-looking piece of furniture; they paint them up so they look just like wood." Debby didn't think they made a dandy-looking piece of furniture, and she liked the smell of the wood fire in the pot-bellied stove when she came down in the morning. She liked everything the way it was: the sitting room with the three-piece set Agnes had brought from Quincy; the dining room, with the old sideboard and table Jl II I*J f3WttlO, 111 IUWO 11IXV. JJ*~\J [.***- \JA. n ».. >••*.,; I --. . -- -- .. . -1 in a theater, was a crowd of young claws il would*-be something else; people, some in bathing suits andonc way or another, she told them, some in clean tennis shirts anddogs always made trouble —and Things You'll Want for Easter Be sure and shop our store for those pretty Easter accessories that you'll want for your Easter Outfit. See our smart new Easter Bags, Handkerchiefs, etc. BAGS Smart new bags for Easter in plastics, fabrics and plastic patents. Just the size and color for your new outfit. Priced from . . . 1 ind chairs which great- jrandmothcr was supposed to have jrought over from England; the dark hoi kitchen that always smelled of boiled polaloes. ; STARTS WEDNESDAY TEN WERE MARKED MURDER...and one by one they had to die! Plus tax 5C» Handkerchiefs Spun and Swiss rayon handkerchiefs that are woven and embroidered in Switzerland. White, pastel and white with dainty hand floral work. .49 Other handkerchiefs in prints, floral and white for Easter. 15 C ,o 79' Umbrellas Plain and fancy tops. 3-98 - 5-98 Umbrella Tops Retop your umbrella 2 .98 Ellie wns whillling wilh unusual intonlness. He cleared his throat. "I don't think they make a dandy- looking piece of furniture," he said. " I think they look like h—." He cleared his throat again and went on in a voice lhat was mas- tcrlul and at the same time a little nervous. "I was afrnid you'd want to spend il for something foolish like: that,'' he said. "So 1 pu< il into somethin' sensible." Agnes looked at him quickly, her eyes alive. her lips firm. "What did you do'. 1 " Dobby's hand on the dog's car was still. "I bought fire insurance," said Ellie. "This house and every stick of furniture in it is insured right up to all it's worth. Insured for $7000. Somethin' we should of, had long ngo." he added. . Agnes' voice was ominously quiet. "How much did it cost?" "A liltle over n hundred." ''How much over a hundred'.'" 'A hundred an' twelve dollars and forty-eight cents, exactly." He spoke the amount proudly.'"A wise investment, loo," he said. "How much docs that leave?" Agnes asked. Debby was quick with figures. "Thirty-seven dollars, she 'said quietly. (To Be Continued) LAST TIMES TUESDAY Stanwyck "MY REPUTATiON" SUNDAY "BAND OF SHERWOOD FORREST" • FEATURETTES ® Eddy Foy Jr. in "Danes, Dance, Dance!" Latest World News PHONE 133 FOR SHOW TIMES Chas. A. Haynes Co. LAST TIME TUESDAY — I "BEDSIDE MANNER" WEDNESDAY-THURSDAY SEE OUR WINDOW DISPLAY ADDED ATTRACTIONS Donald Duck in "Cured Duck" » Hare Condition E i f* •VIP*' P*» OBI ^^. ff ASTER SHOES ART.:.. Walk lively, look'charming in a pair of our gleami^i; .patents, so deftly turned by Heel-Latch. You're •ds.sured of buoyant comfort 'with jieels that hug, as well. 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