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^^piW ^Sf^SS^SHS^!^' ^^ Pogc Six HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Wednesday, April 17, 1$46 By Chick Young s next move packed a IT MUST BE IMPORT-/ wu WANTED little surprise for me. | ANT BUSINESS THAT /TO as INFORM GOT ME DOWN HEREJ tO AT ONCE IF WELL, HE COULDN'T THIS ONE. IT'S DlMMY.ANDTHlhrt SOMETHING "HOT* INSIDE EVER SEE T DICE ONE OF THESE] SMOKED CIGARETS, IjHEM./ FLINT *M9 RIGHT. INSPECTOR. WHAT ABOUT IT? "Hit' IT WAS SV1ILY-- , r SHE WANTS ME > 70 -COME CVS? TD IP vou GO OVER TO HER HOUSE. VOUtL DON'T TELL ME A A FELLOW HAS DO AS I SAY/j ^ ^^^ H(S NECK V WAV BACK TO HIS EARS, JUST TO CALL ON A V\R, IKON IS HERE, INSPECTOR GROWL; AT THIS HOUR, INSPECTOR WE GOT ANV CLUES IN THE DICE CASE. BUT MAMA ITS NOT A ' PARTY- -SHE JUST WANTS ME TO COME OVER A FEW MINUTES. EMILY CANT YOU TELL ME WHAT VOU WANT OVER THE- PHONE HAVE TO < UR HER HOUSE, TO TELL ME SOMETHING WASH MOUR FACE AND NECK AND EARS rn'pn KUK yr NEA BERVlbE. INC. TOO BAD WU HAVENT 1 DONT WJRW, BVAI A REW. NAME j I HAVEN'T BEEN TO FALL BACK ON! / BLIND! THERE'5 I BOUND TO BE SOWS wwropRouerHAT SAL'S A PHOW EVA, CABLING, OP COURSE POLICE PINO NOTHINS TO DISPUTE WS CAN NO ^ VOU CAN'TM IT. AND UNTIL WE HAVE WORE PROOF, C0M6HOW I X I CAN SEE VOUE POINT, FEEL LIKE AN } DEARIE.' AND IT WILL BE IMPOSTOR, NOW I AWKWARD, CALLING VOU THAT VOU HAVE jftkw "EVASA650"! WE'LL ASSUME BOTH OF VOU GELON<?TOUS! as* i Iv tONSER IGNORE EVIDENCE THAT TONI MAY Side Glances By Gaibraith MODEST MAIDENS GET HIM, SLIM H£'£ CLAWING rns Lime FOOL 5CORCHy...we SEAT THAT ?LI Or "The baby food didn't move, so I called it 'Extra Vitamin Food' and everybody's buying, it!" father has been putting so much emphasis on how E sould think only of the spiritual side of Easter, we * -won't sh<w.our new hats until Easter morning!" Freckles and His Friends By Blosser unny Business By Hershberger f ::T GET AUL HUNO up—JUST ONE OF MV SOUVE- • I FOUND IT AT SCHOOL ' ONE HOUR LATER HOW STRONG AREYOI CASH IF VOU RING ELL ---AND WHEM 1 FIRST SAW VOU, 1 SAID TO MYSELF *THlS MAN IS REALLY MY BI6 MAN /• THAT WE DIDNT GOSH; OSCAR. ) / BEHOLD THE OMEN THAT, / ^-~ 2 ~ L ^ l OF CELESTIAL IRE.' EARTH (SHHH.'L REVERSE VOUR. SHOCK touiET.' ) STAMP ERE THE CRAvCKEP V_ nr -X GOPS PUUL DOWAJ TH' WALL,' y\ I ATLANTIS ABOUT OUR EARS IT 15 Mcrr so, -, SARTOM; HEAR * V01 ... FOR. &ENERATIOMS THE METAL ORICHALCUM HAS BtESSEP US WITH LI&HT AMP STRENGTH TO SPREAD OUR CULTURE TO THE ENDS OF THE EARTH... ...BUT NEVER SHALL IT BE EM PLOVEP AS A WEAPOM OF N/EN&EAMCE WHILE I AM ON THE i—/ THEN VOU THRONE! J [ MUST BE REMOVEP: ; -L: .... COflL IMS »Y NEA SERVICE. INC. T. M. RfS^U. S. PAT. Off. a letter to the Hole-Proof Rooiinc Co.! Thimble Theater a*iH VE^™= /HOW'S ABOUT MAKIM 1 IT TEN O'CLOCK T'MORKER YOU ALSO FOR50J TO PLAN OURJ HOhJEyMOON_ WE HAVE NO HOME7 ^~ .-. /WE HAVE NOL f I KIM NOT x FURNITURE; NO. >> GIANTS ANP PERHAPS IT i— WASN'T IMPORTANT, AFTER ALL^ J of SOO'VV VAt VH* 1 .. COFFEE TABLES, j/ THINK O' OTHER NO ICEP 'TEA/^THINGS AT THE x « s-^i SAME TIME VEGAD/ 5HE'5 |WT'RE5TIHG A FEW MINUTES LATEK... MEAMWHILE, THE DUCHESS HAS SPOTTED THE /IPPKOACfflNG HORSEMEN... Out Our Way By J. R.Williams Our Boarding House With Major Hoople IT'S SIR OAKY DOAKS SQUIRE, YER /THE KIKIG HAS , MD- AFTERMOOM AND OAKY AND SR G^WfflNE PHAH BRICK OJ CHIMBLV FALL DOWM AM' ' COMK SOMEBODY, BUT WE CAM'T EVEM GIT MEAE. IT WITH THIS EQUIPMENT.' WELL, JIS> PUT ONE 7H' KITTENS UP THERE AKJ CALLTH' FIRE DEPAI5TMENT-- THEV'LL 8RIMG THE EQUIPMENT. KIND OF 611V flVil-DE ROLLS \3FiefD IS OP HIS SLEEVJBS TO ^ THE: AlLtvtertTS OF ABOUT K SUFFERING LACROSSE COACH KT \ / COBRA A BARBBR. COLLEGE IM THE GREAT H-4LLJ/, MELISSA MM-YTICM. MIND SHOULD BE 60ME DISNilFIED PROFESSION A GEWEEL. POSITION, OF- COURSE. HE£fc X'D BE A/W BE5TKWIGHT/ WEAE1MS THEGISTLE OF THE DUCHESS OF HUBBA- HUBB.4... F£O(v\ INTELLECTS/ f lLE BEAVER'S CRT if HAME CbttE KE .THUNDER:V/ WHAVS A STAGE " HISOU3 ROAD? i5v). BEEN OVER THE OLD HAUNTED TRAIL FOR '" THIS ONE SEErSSTb BE RUNNIIO' __Wpdnfisday, April 17, 1946 HOPE STAR,-H.QPE, ARKANSAS CLASSIFIED Page Seven t AIIIA, AldAsJMusl Bc In Offic e Day Before PubllraHon « All Want Ad. C4.h Ih Advance • Not Tak,« OWr th.-Phon,, ..™rx ^ are for Contlnu °"s Insertions Only 'THEMORE YOU TI3LI, THE QUICKER YOU SELL" For Sale C O T T O N PLANTING SEED first year from breeder. Gernil- nntlon 00 per cent. See T. S. Mc- _______ ^ AND (1 PIGS. SEE W~" i" ^ or phone 31-.I-4. 13-Ct 1039 DODGE, Vi TON PICK-UP truck, f'ood condition, five good tires, Dull frame, ice frame, ball and sheets. Mrs. Louie Front?., _5£ A ^ __ 11-Ot LARGE BARN IN FAIR CONDI- tlon. Bargain. Mrs. L. C. Hascl- _jnan._p/.an, Ark. 12-61 GOOD USED LAWN MOWERS jfor sale and repaired. T. B ^(Oscar). Fenwick 1015 West Avc B, Phone lOS-W. 16-1 mo STUDIO COUCH, INNERSPfUNG construction, RCA Console radio, bookcase, barrel'back occasional chinr. Radiant heater. Table top range. Baby bed, dresser, bedsprings and mattress. Phone __>13-J or 19S-J. ]Q-3t BABY CAnRIAGE~AND PAD. Phone 17!5-R. SOU Foster Avenue, downstairs apartment on loft. 10-31 iLDSMOBILE RADIO EXCEL- lent condition at 1308 West Avo. B. See Vernon Holiday. 16-31 TWO ROW CASE-TRACTOR AND equipment. Gerald Heyenga. Emmot, Ark. ]G-;n PLYMOUTH COUPE, 1939 DE- luxe, good condition, no dealers. Armstrong Store. Sutton, Ark. Emmet, Rt. 2. iG-Ot GOOD QUALITY BROAD BREST -•LBronze Turkey Poults, Book your •••orders now. Feeders Supply Co. _ ______ _ __ 10-1 m PLENTY HIGH QUALITY "BABY chicks. All heavy breeds, $12 per 100 or 13c in lesser amounts. Feeders Supply Co. 10-1 m PLATE GLASS FOR SALE", storefront sizes. Large stock. Prompt shipment. Also aluminum sash, sill cover, bars, etc Write P. O. Box C13, Valdosta, Ga- _ 13-Gt ^JS CHEVROLET PICK ~UP truck in good condition. 5 almost new lives. See H. P. Robertson at lOSS'S. Walnut or Fred Robertson/a]. Rephans, 15-Gl ONE" ELKCTRIC BROODER, 100 capacity, one delivery Bike, one child's pony. Wade Warren. Phone 356. 17-Gt Red! Esfate for Sale NICE FOUR ROOM HOUSE AND acre and halt of land in Spring Hill. Gns, water and lights. See Mrs. Thomas Collins, Spring Hill. 13-Gt NICE SIX ROOM HOUSE, LOT flnd half, good neighborhood, can give quick possession. Floyd-Por- NEW . MODERN FIVE ROOM house, Immediate possession. See Harry Blanton, 220 East 13th Street. _ n.Qt MY HOME AT 208 BONNER first house behind Community Ice Plant. 8 rooms, 2 full baths. Phone 588-W. GOOD BUSINESS, NEW BUILD- ing with four modern living rooms, also small rent house in rear. Corner, ,place on Third St. to be sold at cost of construction on account of other business interest, C.i B. Tyler, Exclusive _Agerit^ll9 Cotton Row. 10-31 LARGE ROOMY HOUSE, CLOSE in, splendid investment for rent purposes. Two lots, ,C. B. Tyler.' 1G-31 NICE BUILDING LOTS. WEST Fourth Street. Phone 828-W. 110 ^Cotton Row; C. B. Tyler. 10-3( WHITE FRAME FOUR ROOM house on Main Street in Emmet. $1050. Torn White. Emmet, 17-Gt HOUSE TO BE MOVED, DRES- cct lumber inside and out. Five rooms, good condition, J G Prescott, McCaskill, Ark. 37-61 MY HOME, NINE ROOMS, TWO baths, newly redecorated, Phone 373. Mrs. Chas. A. Hayncs. 17-31 PICKUP 1941 DODGE TRUCK, will trade for good used car. Walker Appliance, 108 South Elm. Phone 901. 17-31 • '^ — , Services Offered EXPERIENCED STAFF OF bookkeepers will keep your books for only $1 per WOSK. Mail card today for information on this nationwide newsservice. Dollar- A-Wcek Bookkeeping Service. 304 P & M Building, Texarkana. 19-lm REGISTERED , SPENCER COR- setiore, individually designed , ^corsets, brassicrs, men and women's surgical supports. Mrs. Ruth Dossier, 318 North Elm St. Hope, Ark. Phone 144-J. 29-lm GOOD JOBS FOR FORMER MILITARY OCCUPATIONAL 0 , SPECIALISTS (MOS) JOB MOS Grades Weather Forecaster 787 4,3,2 Weather Observer Teletype Technician 790 5,4.3 AAF Supply Technician 826 4,3,2 Instrument Landing Equipment Mechanic 933 5,4,3 AAF Gunnery Instructor 938 5,4,3 Air Transportation Technician 967 5,4 Synthetic Trainer Mechanic 969 5,4, 3 Synthetic Trainer .Operator-Instructor 970 5, 4, 3 '»• Traffic Service Technician 996 5,4,3 flight Traffic Clerk 2967 5,4 and rnany other skills. Here's a new opportunity for good, steady work at good pay. If you were honorably discharged ' from the Army on or aflor May 12, 19<15, and held a grade in one pf the military occupational specialties (MOS), you may now enlist In the Regular Army in your aualified specialty and at' a grada depending on the length of your previous MOS service, provided you act before July 1, 1946. Stop in and find out tho special grade you will .receive under this new War Dcpart- *mcnt order. Apply at the U. S. Army Recruiting Station, 215 Post Office Bide.. Texarkana, Ark. WHY PAY MORE? DIVIDENDS are paid on (/our life insurance and you may enjoy equal consideration by placing your other forms of insurance with our old line, legal reserve, non- assessable companies. Careful selection of risks have enabled our Mutual Companies to pay dividends without interruption since 1863. See us for Fire, Tornado, Automobile and Casualty Insurance, and save 20 to 40 percent, on your insurance costs. Prompt Settlement of All Claims Foster»Ellis 108 East Second Phone 221 Fair Enough By Westbrook Peglor Copyright, 1946 By King Features Syndicate. CARN'VAL Bv Dick Turner In the week preceding the formal acceptance o£ the Roosevelt ancestral mansion at Hyde Psrk by the Department of the Interior, an ti national monument several uress : . dispatches referred to this property as a shrine. In Ihc pure sense, a shrine is a place or object consecrated to some holy person. In the vulgar sense it may be anything from Huey Long's tomb, revered by many ignorant Louisiana backwoodsmen, to Red Grange's number 77 which he wore on the back of his sweater at the University ot Illinois and which, upon the close of his career, was solemnly withdrawn from issue, never to be worn by another. Hucy Long was a dangerous scoundrel who, for all we know or his Gestapo ever permiled any record to show, may have been assassinated by one of their number and not by the unfortunate Doctor Weiss who was instantly shot to tatters by the armed guards whom Hucy.' frankly- called "my thug- men." Some thousands of illiterates in Louisiana regarded Long as a savior and revere his memory just as, in Germany, millions of human beings including many highly intellectual persons, actually adored, Adolf Hitler and still regard him as a martyred deity. Franklin D. .Roosevelt was in no sense a holy person and so the memorial which he prearranged in his own honor; in a display of that taste which was characteristic of him, is not a shrine in the authentic meaning of the word. The one place in our country which most nearly constitutes a shrine is the tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Washington, who personifies all the Americans who were killed in the first world war. Washington's lomh at Mount Vornon and Lincoln's at Springfield, 111., are so regarded in a purely historical — — ---- ~- ------ .-e,«A«w.v* in u )jmci.y IHSIU11CU1 71 ACRE FARM, LOCATED ON scnse . t"e latter especially by No- highway 67, one and one half Srpes who inaccurately believe Lincoln foushl the Ci . Chas. A. Haynes. I7,3t For Sale or. Rent 'OUR ROOM ,nd orte ° -- - - — cj-- - "" i-** V.LI v i v W Ll.iv; 111 IIUIJ and that If ho could have done this without emancipating them he would have done so. Washington end Lincoln are not regarded by Americans generally as holy men However, and no person of promi- --a;--— T Brick . Henry Gray. 13-61 Wanted to Buy WE BUY HOUSEHOLD FURNl- ture, one piece or more. Any amount. What have you? Phone 873. u.lm Lost 22 RIFLE, LOST BETWEEN AL- ton and Evening Shade. Finder return to Elmer Anderson, Hope Rt. 1. Box 240. ' 15-31 IEVEN NO. 4 RATION. BOOKS. Reward .for return to Vanders Atkins, Hope, Rt. 4. .- 10-31 IUNDAY NIGHT NEAR HENRY Hotel, open faced white gold Elgin pocket watch with snort chain. Reward for return to Claude Stuart, 215 South Hervey St. 10-31 SHELL FRAME GLASSES, LOST Tuesday. Reward for return to Roy Lyons, Ozan, Rt. 1. 17-31 Wanted WANTED, STAND OF PINE TIM- ber, also sawmill operator. Write Box 98. ifi For Sale or Trade 1039 FORD PICK-UP ALSO 1937 Ford Tudor and 1931 Chevrolet tudor. Esso Station, Emmet. 12-Gt Female Help Wanted EXPERIENCED WAIT RESS wanted. Diamond Cafe. Phone 822, , 3-tf Opportunities Offered HOME AND AUTO SUPPLY Stores-Franchise and merchan disc availame now for new Associate Stores. Write or wire Kenyon Auto' Stores, Dallas .1 Texas. l9-2m Notice SEE IDEAL FURNITURE STORE for better furniture and bettei bargains. Phono 476. 14-lm IF YOU NEED GRAVEL, SAND or dirt, call 712-J. Quick delivery 15-lmo FOR ESTIMATES ON AWNINGS and Venetian blinds, write Riley Cooper, 1003 West 17th Street Texarkana, Texas. 15-2m Although there are many languages spoken throughout the world, there is considerable similarity between the fundamenla speech sounds. When . the tomb of KingTul in Egypt was ojjened, chairs anc other glue bonded items were found intact, .and in good condi ion. W..O.W. will meet at the W. 0. W. HALL Thursday, April 18th at 7:30 p. m. Supper will be served and initiation of new candidates. Kings Feast Degree to be confirmed. , miles west of. Hope, approxi- coln foushl the Civil War to eman- m-alcly 200 acres .in oats. Ideal c 'Pate fi lem although ho plainly farm for cuttle. Phone 373. Mrs. sal ? no f °ueht to preserve the union "What we need is a sprl of UNO ior our block to settle disputes over borrowed lawnmowcrs, garden tools and .;..;• stuff'? : ' This Curious World .."•By William Ferauson There are many, however, who do believe he consecrealed his life IP the service of humanity and if they would like to make the old mansion a national shrine in the true sense they should, be willing to go about it correctly. The correct way would be to hold a sort of trial upon his character at which all evidence of selfish purpose, dishonesty, duplicity, ingratitude and greed would be offered by the devil's advocates. Just who would constitute the deciding authority I am unable to suggest" unless they would wail for posterity to make the decision and this they seem unwilling to do. Such haste is unreasonable for time is long and he Will be dead forever and even after fifty years, a modest interval, would still have ages in which to enjoy his sainthood. Among the defects in this claim one of the most important would be the very terms by which the nation acquired this real estate. This gift was a tax dodge by which the candidate for sanctity intentionally relieved his heirs of a financial burden whereas other a«e- ing squires in the same neighborhood were denied the same privilege. Through the transfer, he imposed on tho common man, or tax-payer, for whom he professed great love, the perpetual expense of maintaining and policing a prop- E !' t £ Y hlch insta| iUy has been exploited as a partisan asset of the Democratic party. • The 22 million Republican voters have abstained from all orgies there. Ihe burden falls with special weight on his neighbors in the region, many of whom would testily that Roosevelt paid misery wages for farm labor even while he was denouncing greed and busing well-fed club-men of whom he was one, himself, being at that time a member of five clubs nil of which excluded .Negroes and some of which were frankly inhospitable to Jews. ',,,J l ? < i ? ecent , course at this time would have been to bequeath the mansion and the limited property on which it stands to the Democratic National Committee and other private groups similarly devoted to the exploitation of the Rooscwelt myth for political .and personal, nrofit. .The reason for tho haste is obvious. Those who want to make a Shrine of these premises have urgent political business in hand which would be furthered by the unprotcsted public acceptance of the old heap as a holy place and delay would permit the discovery of more and more proof that Roosevelt abused his office < 0 enrich members of his family and personal proteges. No fair inquiry can be had until the Democratic party loses control of Congress and the Republicans or some IIPW opposition shall get control o? the appropriate investigating committees. If that should occur within say, the next two years, criminal prosecutions would ensue against survivor rascals of the bund during which, incidentally, the reputation of Roosevelt would be revised ac- online! of truth" gid reslgns ^ The promoters of the myth, including President Truman, arc aware of the handicap which they impose on those who cherish truth above political advantage in their U6HT OF THE MOON PARK OF rue MOON HAVE NO SCIENTIFIC SIGNIFICANCE/"." "LI&HT MOON," ACCORDING TO THE MORE POPULAR. CONCEPTION, IS THE PHASE BETWEEN MOOM, WHILE "DARK MOON" IS THAT PERIOD BETWEEN Fi/tL Detroit Noses Out Browns in Thriller By JACK HAND Associated Press Sports Writer Baseball is back on the gold standard today with such pre-war glamor names as Joe DiMaggio, Bobby Feller, Ted Williams and Hank Greenberg in the headlines once again. Mel Ot and Hal Newhouser were the only holdovers from the wartime campaigns in the select circle, dominated by ex-GIs, that delighted 236,730 .fans at yesterday's eight big league openers. The first day of the 1D4G cam-' paign, widely nailed as the begin-' ning of a new golden era in sports, I was a huge success both financial ly and artistically. Attendance showed more than a 100 per cent increase over the 1945 figures and was the second highest in history. DMggi'o, Williams, Greenberg and Ott revived the home run fever that has been running low in wartime seasons and Feller, Newhouser and Spud 1 Chandler showed the boys some fancy pre-war chucking. Softballto Joe Dildy announced today that the 194G season of the Hope Softball League would be organized at a meeting in the chamber of commerce offices at 7:30 o'clock next Monday night, April 22. . Mr. Dildy asks all .business houses which expect to sponsor teams to have representatives present Monday night. Rules nnH r^"- ulalipns will be adopted and the playing season arranged. The City of Hope has agreed to furnish certain eoninmen* fr >r lhr> Softball league, and Mr. Dilrlv pnid it is expected to start the new i«.u- son's play May Ju. 'mat *.-> w..., it. is important all team sponsors turn out for next Monday night's meeting and get rules and schedules arranged promptly. Coach Dildy said the regular playing season would close August 15 giving time for the playoffs before football practice begins September 1. Mayor Albert Graves and Schoo 1 Superintendent James H. Jone? COPR. 19W BY NEA SERVICE. INC. WOOD : OF THE TUL.IP TREE IS USED IN MAKING POSTAL. WHERE'S GLAAEft? ANSWER: Cooperstown, New York. SPORTS ROUNDUP New York, April 17 Ernest John Frederick Lanigan has the idea of adding a Hall of Records to the Baseball Museum and Hall of Fame and Ernie should be the one to put it over . . . After a dozen years with the International League, the 73-year-old Lanigan is going' to Cooperstown to look after the little red brick building where the great figures of baseball are enshrined . . . "My idea," he explains, "is to gather all vhe records and statistics there so that the scribes will know where to turn when they need information. It's the logical spot for them." ... -- - — — — What he fails to add is what all scarcest of reference books on the him to the Adirondack mountains to. recuperate It was then that ing of the lot. Lefty Hal spun a neat six-hitter, for his first opening day win but he needed big Hank's line drive homer'to get a 2-1 decision for the'world.'champion Detroit Tigers over: Nelson. Potter and the St. Louis' Browns before the day's largest crowd; 52,118. ; DiMaggio and Chandler also provided a one-two punch for the. New York Yankees ,who appear to be headed back toward the heights. Jolting Joe's 400-foot clout with Tommy Henrich on base eased the ace righthander along the way to a five-hit 5-0 shutout of Philadelphia as Shibe Park's largest opening day turnout, 37,472, watched in awe. Williams, making his first- big league appearance since 1942, uiruled President Truman and 30,372 Washington fans with a 430- foot home run, the longest seen at Griffith stadium in 15 years. Tex Hughson sprinkled 11 Senator hits along the route for a 6-3 Boston verdict over Roger Wolff. Feller turned in the prize pitching job, a. three-hit,. 1-0 blanking rif Chicago but the Cleveland fire,ball artist needed a belly-flop catch by Bob Lemon, another ex-GI, to save tne game in-the ninth inning. A chilled crowd of 2C.1U6 watched Feller win his duel with Specs Dietrich. New York Giant power, widely advertised .all spring, was very much in evidence as Manager Ot's 511th round triper .sparked the Polo grounders. to an 8-4 decision over the Phillies. After Ott and Ernie Lombard! had delivered early homers, Danny Murtaugh and Ron Northey found the range on Bill Vpiselle to give the Giants and the 3,693 spectators a thorough scare. The vaunted St. Louis Cardinal pitching staff went haywire, yielding 11 hits, two wild pitches, eight walks .and a hit batsman in losin; to Pittsburgh, 6-4 • before 14,001 payees. Starter Johnny Beazley was clouted early and often but reliefer Harry Brecheen lost the verdict to fireman Ken Meinlzel- man. Chicago's National League champs had to rally with four runs in the ninth to shade Cincinnati, 4-3, after Joe Beggs had held them to one hit in the first eight innings. The Reds had their customary large opening turnout, 30,699 paid. A mulfed fly by Rookie Outfielder Gene Hermanski and a boot by Shortstop Pee Wee Reese enabled Boston i.o score two unearned runs and a 5-3 win over Brooklyn. Boston turned out 18,261 strong to watch Billy Southworth make a successful debut as Braves' manager, Johnny Sain outlasted Hal Gregg for the pitching .verdict. he thought of adding slugging records and runs-bated-in to the box scores though what he calls his "most miraculous contribution to the pastime" came some years later when he got the score keepers to record the winning and losing pitchers ... In 1921 he received a call to revise a book of baseball history and alter looking it over decided the only thing to do was to start again from the beginning. .Out of thai came his "Baseball one of the best and Yesterday's Stars •By The Associated Press Hank Greenberg, Tigers—Helpe(3 Sal Newhouser earn first opening day victory with fourth-inning lomer against St. Louis, 2-1 . Bobby Feller, Indians —Shut out Chicago with three singles, 1-Q, striking out 10 men. Ted Williams, Red Sox— Poled ongest home run seen.in Washing- .on in 15 years as Boston trimmed Senators, 6-3. Spud Chandler, Yankees — Showed pre-war form with-brilliant five-hit blanking of Philadelphia, 5-0. Mel Ott, Giants — Started New York off on right fot with his 511th National League homer in iirst frame of 8-4 edge over Phillies. ' Johnny Sain, Braves— Returned from navy to beat Brooklyn, 5-3, scatering 10 blows. Ken Heintzelman, Pirates— Took over Pitsburgh mound chores in fourth and turned back Cardinals for 6-4 relief victory. Bob Shceffing. Cubs — Singled home tying and winning runs in ninth inning as Chicago spurted for 4-3 nod over Cincinnati. more speed in the line." Better watch out, Mr. Governor, either coach Barnhill or the sports writing fraternity may be seeking your services as adiag- nostician. Political Announcements The Star is authorized to announce the following as candidates subject to the action of the Democratic primary elections this Summer: Congress, 7th District' PAUL GEREN BRUCE BENNETT •ti- 8th Judicial Circuit For Prosecuting Attorney CHARLES W. HACKETT .TAMES H. PILKINTON Hempsread County "' For Sheriff & Collector TILMAN BEARDEN: J. W. (SON) JONES CLAUDE H. BUTTON For County Clerk ROBERT C. TURNER; For County Treasurer, t , MRS. ISABELLE ONSTEAb"' McCORKLE .. . SYVELL A. BURKE For County Judge FRED A. LUCK Tax Assessor G. COOK For Representative Post 1 GLEN WALKER; • ARTHUR C. ANDERSON ; For Representative -i Post 2 TALBOT FEILD, JR. and Cleburne counties. -" Fred M. Pickens, Jr., • of • New 1 port filed a pledge as candid.ate ior prosecuting attorney in "the Third District composed of Jaclj.- son, Lawrence, Stone and Independence counties. H. L. Ponder,, Jr;, of Walnut Ridge is the incumbent." MORE CANDIDATES FILE Little Rock, April 16—TO—Garner Fraser of Clinton filed a corrupt nractices pledge- today as candidate for re-election as Circuit Judge of the Fourteenth District which is composed of Boone, Marion, Newton, Searcy, Van Buren FIRST LINE ... BATTERIES Bob Elmore Auto Supply Phone 174 215 S. Main BUTANE SYSTEMS Plumbing Fixtures Plumbing Repairs HARRY W. SHIVER Plumbing • Heating Phone 259 Hope, Ark. C. E. HUCKABEE Real Estate Dealer If you want a home, business of any kind, farm or small acreage in Texarkana or close In. See me In person or correspondence. Write me if you have farms or hoyses to sell. Office 1114 Bowie Phone 3053-W Texarkana U. S. A. the scribes If now —'that the best and most complete records are in the hands of Ernest John Frederick Lanigan. Caught In The Middle It's typical of Ernie that he detoured in the middle ol' his idea to explain the unknown "Frederick" in his name and to add a few tidbits of information about middle names . . . "I never liked my Uncle Fred so I didn't use it," lie said. "You know about Ed Rousli's middle name. No? It was just 'J.' He had two uncles, John and Joseph .... And Tris E. Speaker didn't have a middle name either. He just stuck the 'E' in there Of course, the best name was V. A. Lindaman, who pitched for Boston and Pitsburgh about 35 years ago—Vivo Alsace." Record For Records The Chicago-born Lanigan broke into baseball writing with the Philadelphia Record in 1887 and start- game ... It also produced a headache: "I got everything so mixc\d up that I never could out it together again, eventually I threw it all away and made a fresh start." Ernie still is working on a complete and authoritative baseball history and figures if he doesn't ever finish it, his International League Harry Simmons, will, o- successor, Arkansas Sportettes By CARL BELL Associatd Press Sports Writer Athletic director Ben Mayo of Fort Smith high school says that Kent Holland, the grizzly who broke the 440-yard dash record and scored 13 points in last Saturday's Arkansas conference track inc-ot, could set a new state mark in -the 8i!0 "if we'd let him." Mayo explained that cracking tho existing standard of two minutes, l.li seconds would be too tall an order for Holland in the AA Sr^eeplng baseball records some ™°« «°xl »™* ..f «j {« run, ten years later when illness sent the «0 w ^to»e ?f the £0^ ^ rest for the 1)80 alone," Mayo said, ••i nave little doubt that he could set a new state record. But we need the points he can win in the •14') and the shot too badly to save him fur one event." clamor for a premature historical verdict on their late leader. Already there are suggestions, even from conscientious Americans, that a man in his grave should be allowed to lie there. This viewpoint overlooks the fact that Truman, tho widow, the National Committee and tho Political Action Committee are not content to let him lie but exploit every excuse and' ruse to lay a wreath and broadcast eulogies from the grave. It ovciv looks the fact, also, that the' evil men do lives after them and that, in this case, evil is flagrantly 'presented as good. If the truth ever is to be Knpwn about the Roosevelt rule, theidxulh about the man, himself told. Johnson, Grant and were not shielded and any American who would suppress the truth about Roosevelt because he , is dead,- while, ghoulish polHlcaLprof- iteers promote" tinr royJt>, advBcilies a fraud upon history and deception of the heirs to the ' ' States. United. Cleaning The Cuff The gndnapers never pass up an Arkansas track meet. At least one, Doby Bartling, assistant ioot- ball coach at Vanderbill, was on hand at Little Rock last Saturday He was negotiating with Bill Pow- oll, Little Rock's battering fullback and sprint star. . .don't count the Camden panthers out of the upcoming state prep track neet. They made a fine showing ast Saturday, most of their 28 points coming on first places. . . Ouachita scored a major beat over the University by grabbing Veldori McKnight, the pre-war triple-threater at El Dorado. . . . organization of an Arkansas sports writers association probab- y will be proposed, at the v.unch- eon University Coaches Plan for lie Scribes at Little Rock April Five new head coaches already are lined up for the 194G Arkansas high school conference foot- jail season—Les Nations, Fort Smith; Joe Ensminger, Hot Springs; George Terry, Pine 31uff; Joe Dildy, Hope, and Bill Godwin, Blytheville. . .'tis the Biggest turnover in conference listory. The Ozark league, a semi-pro baseball lop, has been organized with Hanrison, Rogers, Hunlts- ville, Berryville, Green Forest, Eureka Springs and Branson, Mo., as members. Consolation In tribute to the fallen, it may be said with safety that Little Hock's i'cat of 97 track and field conquests prior to Saturday's debacle is without peer in athletic accoinplishmcMits of Arkansas. 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