Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on April 18, 1946 · Page 4
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^^ S T A R, H OP E, A R K A N S'A S By Chick Young MEANWHILE, MR. VIC FLINT, INVESTIGATOR EXTRA-AWDINARY, 1'IL GIVE YOU JUST FIVE MINUTES TO TELL ME WHAT THIS BLUEPOINT BUSINESS 15 AIL ABOUT.' wondering what the "something hot* n$ide Dice's banquet-sized cigaret had lo do with, me. But not for long. A MAN NAMED BLUEPOINT WANTS TO GIVE YOU $5,OOO. MERELY. I SUPPOSE, BECAUSE HE LIKES THE WAY YOU PART YOUR HAIR, !>OKAX BLONDE. IT COMES, 1 CATCH IT YES, FLINT/ A CfiRTIPIED THW5W DOWN MY HAI BfcUSH EVERYTHING CAME DOWN . &JTTHEBRUSM.' WEUSWS GOT A BREAK WHEN COPS LEARNED A CAPTAIN VJHO WOKS S\i& PICIOUS AN' 6UIMJP GO NO MORE RISK 1 / Side Glances By Galbraith MOIIKST MAIIIENS Trademark Retiittrnl U. S. Ptltnl OIHc« TH' POAKS AT TH' TIME OOWIS THEY TRACKED ME P0WN AND I BACKED UP AL'S YARN WITHOUT SUSPECTING WE'EE WOCKIN3 U'u vrS CUS.CAPTURSP BY IM f-ueHT...CnMSlN& OVSR AZ HE TRI55 TO CONTROL .THE PLANE f -ft You said yoti wished I tins twins, don't \ remember?" - . ,.:'. COPR. 194«~BY KEA SERVICE. INC. T. M. REO. U. S. PAT. OFF. 'Oh, I don't think men are as •deceitful as women! Take gmy husband, for instance—I've caught him evcrv time he tn fool me!" Freckles and His friends By Blosser By Hershberger TMATS TUP DCOPBELL/ 1 RELAX .MELLOW 1 MFARD FOOTSTEPS ; ON THE PORCH / IF -.WHERE CAN I HIDE? ' J MAM— -LEAVE POUND HERE, I'LL BE BERLEP IN TlP-TOE DOWN AMD HIDE IM THE DOJT MAKE SOUND MY GOSH, CSCAR,) IT SURE 15! THIS IS A / ALSO IT'S A REVOLUTION: y, BREAK us; WE'RE COMIM& OUT OF .., THIS THE FAIR-HAIREP JjK SOYS.... UNLIMBER YOUR A.\ AMP START OH, CHIEFS Or ATL-AMTlS, HAVE POME WITH THIS \VEAKLIN6 WHO QUAILS TO USE OUR Ml&HTV POWER TO CKU?.H THE ATHENIAN WHO PROFANES OUR ^SACREP 5HORE! DEATH TO THIS ^ FEEBUE SOW OF SOL! "Sometimes I wish you hadn't taken bridge lessons!" wPopeye Thimble Theater OKAY, I SUSFOSE ORTA <3O OUT 5 IN'A CARPING AN 1 EAT WORMS V ^V v < Of XOO. )/. p " —v:rv V.-1 «<• .X.-.I& r'- I— - T-f^m.- -ALSO HIS PRESS \ 4GEMT, M/\W4GET? ) AklD 5T4WD-IM/ WOW) IF YOU'LL PLEASE ^ TELL ME WHAT YOU WAkIT SIR OAKY TO DO AWD I PRE'SUME / I'M TV)15 VOLJKIG- .-^ SIR OAKY'5 f '. { MAW 15 - s^ i SQLIiRr . YOUR BUT I HAD THE IDEA YOU A/EREW'T SO- EP- Out Our Way By J. R. Williams Boarding House With Major Hoople 3LD/ r>\ DIDNJ'T USE TO BE/ AH SIR OAKY/ I'M) I B-BAH y.;.; JOVE-//:-r- (LOOK-I'M \ f THAT'S TH'V WHUT A BOOM TO. •" PRATICULLV \ GERM OF I TRAFFIC,' JIS STEP f \ SITTIM' OM TH' V AM IPEA, \ IM TH 1 WIMD TUBE " / W!WD.' I BET / AT THAT-- \ BLOVVIM' MY WAY-- 1F IT BLEW JIS / A LITTLE SIT DOWM TILL IT 'ZACKLV RIGHT N STEOMGEK. I GITS TO MY COULP RAISE \ AMD IT /^—\ STOP.' : BPTH FEET AM' L MOVES . SIT POWM S { VOL).' ANY PLACE.' sou \MERE ALONG WE SIDE- LIME6 VESTERDW. CRftVWG ACTION/ VOLJ FlMD NINNIES FULL. VIELL THNT VsllTrt ^ /TELL US MftMlC MfrNi OF (WV ^ — T. NlOLTftGE.TOSAV IS TO W CANT DO/ 1 -~- X HPME -M. LrXUSh LftUMCHEO A LUCRKTN& W FULL- BUT, DUCHESS-/ SO GLAD / ---- 3E.SIDES BROSH- \2[ EKiTERPRlSE^BUT TH& ^(THROTTLE IMG CRUMBS OF? VJORK IS SO COKFIDE^Jl^L V BECAUSE i \MOUUD(^TDNUl.&EnTO A. OF A - - • - /s COLD 1 CASH SEE IF LITtLE THERE'S A CO^POKE j 11 UP BE U6E TOUR. GUKiTDU BIG IDIOT' WE HI/-STO SEE OFF A LOAD OF COVJS SSORT BRANDS/ &EAMER is os> THAT STAGE OR NOT- BUT SOMETHING'S KONG Of? THEi' WOULDN'T BE SHOOW At r\E .' 16IT lN&,, L05TD065? Thursday, April 18, 1946 KOFI STAR, HOM, ARKANSAS ' Page Five By United Press Tlio Bute. Mom., copper slriko ticarod settlement today, but the coal dispute pone-el nn over-increas- Jim threat to reconversion. Negotiators lor the CIO Mine. Mill and Smeller Workers Union accepted :ui offer by the Anaconcln Copper Co. lo increase the waives of ,l.ri(!() striking miners 18 1-2 rents an hour. The agreement WPS sub* ject to ratification by the union ' incmbr:i-:;hip. The Civilian Production Administration predicted that the coal walkoul. which accounts :for marc. than one-half of America's 056,000 slnke-idle workers, will cost the nation at least 750,000 tons of. steel this rnonlh. The CPA said "scores of plants" were being .shut down for lack of fuel, and ihe Ford Motor Co. announced the impending layoff ol •1;>,OUI) workers because of steel and | The Ford layoff, scheduled to bcKin tonii'ht. will last only three days for all hut -I 700 of the workers. Ford said more than '10,000 would bo recalled Monday but Ihe rest would be "furloughed" indefinitely. The West in-house .Electric Corp. and the CIO United Electrical Workers Union resumed negotiations. The company said the 94- day .strike of 7."),000 persons had cost it $101),000.000 in production At Rochester, N. Y.. a milk strike was in its fourth day, AFL dairy | employes nureed to supply milk to' dairies which have signed tentative! agreement;;, but city officials said the volume barely would provide for^ essential users. •The Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen postponed a strike against tdc ROCK Island railroad, scheduled to begin at (i p. m. .yesterday. The postponement came after President Truman moved to have the dispute investigated under terms of the National jRail- WJ'v L^wr Ael. CIO United Auto Workers threw | -a "mi'cham/.ed picket line" around the Vulk'e Consolidated Corp .plant: at Detroit yesterday. A continuous .circle of autos, bumper to bumper, moved slowly about the plant, blocking the entry of non-striking office workers. A move (o unionize professional baseball players was revealed when the American Baseball Guild registered .as an iiHlenendent lab'" 4 or- ganh'.atiun in Suffolk county, Mass. The union an.ioi'iioed it ' alrenrty had "substantial 1 ' membership . among .'Yiitjor league clubs. A throe-day strike of Indianapolis street cleaners ended last night. The AFL teamsters union authorized Hill members to return to their jobs, and a proposal providing semority rights and a 15-ccnt hourly wage increase was to be presented to the city budget committee. Plants of International Harvester Co. were, in the process of reopening a.'-- local contracts between the CIO United Farm Equipment and Miual Workers and the plant man) •agemcnis were signed. The contracts incorporated terms of a nationwide agreement reached last weCE. .' Eij'hl .locals of the CIO Utilities Woikers Union, representing li,500 workers, have voted lo strike the Pacific Gas and Electric Co. to suppoi I demands lor a 20 per cent wage increase'. The strike, if called, would affect the San .Francisco bay area and part of northern California. Q -—^— —«_ Judge Wouldn't Even Tell Clerk the Awful Truth Chicago, April ID—(UP) — Whatever it was that Frank .[. Fisher, 25, told a blonde model over the leicnnore was :KH made public today but it made " ''idgc blush and cost Fisher $210. j' isher was charged with calling up Mary Husin, 22, and making "remarks" to her Miss -Husin turned red and hung her head when Judge Ir- vvin S. Clorlene asked her what Fisher said. She said she wouldn't want lo say right there. "Come into my chambers then and toll me," the judge said. The two returned a few minutes later. Clorfenc was blush- i»K. "What did the girl say he said?" the court clerk asked. "None of your business," the judge said, "but it will cost him $200 fine and $10 costs." o— Opinion on Twin Primary Plan Soon Little Rock, April 18 — M'I— Attorney General Guy E. Williams has announced that an opinion on (he constitutionality of Act 107 of. 1945 will be issued this week. The act scnarated the federal and state primaries. W. D. Stewart of Lcwisville, chairman of the Lafayette county Central Democratic Committee requested the ruling. The task of preparing the opinion was assigned to Ike Murry, Williams' chief assistant. o Candidate's Pledge Ruled Too Late Little Rock, April 18 — (/P) — Charles B. Kvy, Springdale attorney and navy veteran, was too late in filing his Democratic parly loyalty pledge to gel into a race with Rep. J.W. Trimble. Bcrry- ville, for the Third District congressional seat. The deadline for filing a parly pledge lo become a candidate in the 1940 Democratic pnmarros was noon yesterday. Ivy's party pledge and corrupt practices pledge arrived here by registered mail at 8:30 a.m. today. The postmark showed Ivy's pledges were mailed from Springdale on April 1C. Harvey G. Combs, Democratic state committee secretary, said he would return Ivy's parly pledge and filing fee with an explanation. Secretary of Stale C. G. Hall said he would keep the corrupt practices pledge, although it was useless without the party pledge. Deadline for filing corrupt practices pledges is June 17. Laic arrival of Ivy's parly loyally pledge left Rep. Trimble, who is completing his first term in iho House, unopposed in the 'primaries. , -.' - 1 • Drive on" Rhine Was Costliest European Battle, Army Report Shows THOUSANDS 30 Missing [~~1 Killed 7TH ARMY LANDS SOUTHERN FRANCE AIRBORNE LANDINGS IN HOLLAND PARIS CAPTURED CHERBOURG CAPTURED 9 20. 4 18 NOV. DEC. Chart above, from Ihc new report by Gen. Jacob L. Devers, Anny Ground Forces commander, to General Eisenhower, shows the battle casualties of Army Held forces on the continent of Europe from D-Day, June 6, 1944, lo January 29, 1945, H is interesting to note that there were more men killed in action during the drive on the Rhine than died in the D-Day invasion of Fortress Europe, Which was expected to be extremely costly in lives. The extreme rise of "missing in action" during the German surprise attack in the Battle of the Bulge probably reflects the number of crisoners taken by the enemy. Public Invited to Inspect New Roses at the Cemetery '' lation invites the public lo visit Ihc!welcome to visit Ihe cemetery and take nolice of Ihe! lime, running roses along Ihc fence—all new rose beds and especially the recently planted by the ; Garden Clubs of Hope. About 27 dozen roses If shoulders are narrow, raglan or dolman sleeves. r>~ .. it'ii ^ . v-.i..uo ui nujjt. nuuui 6i uu/.t:ii roses mpeis, snort canes and briehl rnl. Rose Hill. Cemetery assoc- have, been 'planted. The public is orcd yokes and ncekwear arc good. lapels, short capes and bright col V 29th and 30th A Southwest Sectional Sunday School Convention will be held a'i Hope Ciospel Tabernacle April 2!) and .'id. Tile convention will open at 2 p.m. Monday, April 2!) Rev C. C. Ciaee. of Little Rock, Slate Sunday School Superintendent will be ,iu charge of the convention. Rev.. \Vm. I-;. Kirschke, Sunday school crusader and evangelist with the Gospel Publishing House, Springfield, Mi.ss. will be the main speaker. Other speakers during the convention will bo Rev. G. E. Chambers u] 1 Malveri!. Rev. and Mrs. Cail Barnes of El Dorado, Rev. W. A. f.icCaini r.f Fort Smith, Rev. and Mrs. A. W. Tanner of Camden, Rev. 1,. C. Ramsey of Blytheville. Rev. O. E. Gaus-h of Van Burin, Rev. i-.nrl Mrs, O. B. Hubbard ol Texarkan, Rev. .). E. Hamill of Memphis, Tennessee, Rev. 11. J. Mm ray of Sinankovcr, Rev. Duell Tunnel' of Stamps and Rev. E. W. Moore, Principal of Southwestern Bible Institute Junior Col- lef.e and Mij-h School. Upwaitls of a hundred to two huiKired Quests are expected for this two day convention. The church will appreciate the cooperation of many iriends in Hope in shining homes to entertain the j'i'i.'str.. Mi.si ol ihem will be here for only one night, some will remain o\er Uie second nii'Jil. If you liave a lied which you could spare for one nt.uhl, such informal:^'.) will be gladly received .at Phone l!47. 1'lvery Sunday School worker in Hope is invited to plan and attend these special Sunday School Services. Pre-Easter Frost Hits North End of State; Still Cool By United Press Arkansas had a pro-Easier <rosl last night, and the weatherman said today there won't be much change in temperature Friday. Residents at Black Rock and Calico Rock found a genuine frost on the ground this morning, and Gilbert citizens shivered as the mercury dropped to .35 degrees — the coldest in the state the past ! 24 hours. j Other state lows wore Harrison 30 degrees, Batesvillo 38, and Mena 39. On a more moderate level were Little Rock, Dardanelle and Newport with 40 degrees; Fort Smith and Monticello 43; and Texarkana with 44. High temperatures were generally from the low seventies to the low sixties. The exception was Newport, where the thermometer wavered n round ;57 degrees. The U. S. weather bureau in Little Rock said that partly cloudy weather w ; ll a'^'ompany the continuing cool wave. Chtristioai Church Womosi's Council in Program Friday Tlii. 1 Women's Council of First. Cluistiuii church will present the fulK>winH program at 7:30 o'clock KHckiv nielli ;il the church: OIT:';III n.cdilalion— Mrs. W. P. JJart'i'jArt.'e. Call to Worship— Mrs. Ernesl Graham. lnvocaiii.ii —Rev. W. P. Harde- ;;rC'L'. Ki'spmi.sivc Heading, No. 559— , Mrs. C'iiii- Franks. '* Solo "Oikl Rugged Closs" •— Mrs. Alfii-d Havncs. "Face.-; about the Cross"— Mrs. Flovrl PDI lei field. Hy-niM-No. 25U. ••jitaril'.- 1 Our Crosses Today"— Mis. Tu-il J'jr.es. Sf'iiii'iice Prayers— Leader Mrs. Krnoht Graham. Dismissal— Missionary Benediction. We undoubtedly will need the OPA lo be continued in some form over some commodities in some basic industries for some time to come, but we want it so limited •-"•"•I sn .•idministorod thai il will help production. —Sen. Lcverell Sallonslall (R) of Massachusetts. Mac's Prodigy People close to the family of General MacArthur consider his eight - year - old son Arthur, above, something of a musical prodigy. An enthusiastic piano student, the boy has written two original compositions. With a fondness for the classics, he has mastered some of the works of Chopin and other comuosers. rounds at any | Greek fire, an incendiary mixture of pitch, saltpeter and sulphur, that burned on water was used lo rout the Saracen fleet at Constantinople in 718 A.D. The word Bolshevik in Russian '. means a member of the majority. avoid Wide Join The P For DRESSES Let our clerks help you decide on the dress you need for Easter. We have a beautiful collection of Bemberg Sheers, Jerseys, Eyelets, Chambray and Wash Silks. In white, black and pastel shades. Solid, stripes, floral designs. 6.20 to 12.95 BLOUSES If you need a blouse to wear with that Easter outfit, you'll find tailored or frilly styles in whites and pa.5tel shades at Owen's. All sizes. 2.20 UP to 6.95 Shop our different departments for your Easter needs. Each Department is filled to the brim with the new things. Think of yourself as you proudly walk in the Easter Parade, think of the admirinq glances you'll collect in your outfit you chose at Owen's. SKIRTS See our new line of skirts in Jerseys, gabardines and flannels. All styles and springs newest colors. 4.» 5 95 6 -.95 DICKIES Buy several of these beautiful frilly or tailored dickies for that spring suit. In whites and pastels. 98Cand 3 .95 Pretty Hats for Easter Buy your Easter hat at Owen's. New Spring Straws and Felts with flower and veil trims. Any style or size you choose, we have it. 1.95 to 4.95 Our Judy 'n Jill Box o 1 Beauty is all decked out for Easier wilh shining ribbon and cellophane— Lip Print, Nine-to-Fivo Daytime Per^ fume, and Date Perfume—Set, $6.50 plus tax.' Handbags For Easter You must carry a new handbag this Easter and we have just the type, you need. See our collection of plastic patents, plastic, leathers and fabrics. In white, black, red, green, rust, brown and other colors. JUST RECEIVED Our first shipment of REAL FORM Girdles of Grace 3 .98 — .50 LADIES PANTIES In tea rose, black and white. 1.39 to LADIES SLIPS In lea rose, white and black, tailored and lace trimmed styles. Six.es 32 to 50. .98 to .95 2",. 9 .95 Buy the children's shoes here. We have the latest styles in white, tan and black patent. Sizes A\ to 3 HURACHES, all sizes... 2.79 State Band Meet Opens at Little Rock Little Rock, April 18 — — More than 2.500 young musicians are expected to participate in the Arkansas school band and orchestra association's two-day contesl and festival which got under way at Little Rock High school this morning. More than 40 junior and senior high school bands were slated to parlicipale. A.I-'. Lape of Lille Rock. Director of Ihe festival, said that bands and orchestras would be judged critically, while solo and ensemble groups would participate competitively. Feature of the opening program will be marching and drum major exhibitions at the Liltle Rock stadium tonight, with 30 bands expected to take part. SWEET DECISION Chicago, April 17 — (IP)— Mrs, Josephine Stoeckcl, 42, was awarded a half'pound of butcr and nine pounds of sugar by Superior Judge Edwin A. Robson. Her husband, Herman, 44, claimed the sugar and butter as part of the possessions they divided afler Mrs. Stoeckel filed a suit for separate maintenance. "After all," Judge Robson said, "they should go lo the housewife." ~~~~" O - - -• ' > A melodrama originally was , a dramatic composition in which an orchestra played appropriate ajrs. • • • Called Negligent Maj.-Gen. John T. Lewis; above,! Eastern Europe Base Section! commander, .has been accused by! defense counsel at the Lichfleld, 1 England, court-martial of failure' properly to investigate alleged 1 brutal treatment of .GI prisoners at the 10th Reinforcenient'Depot guardhouse, i- 4 .' .. • .',.*. i. The swprdfish is a fierce' Ijgnter when wounded, .' 'and has , been known to drive his, shaup upper jaw 'through several thicknesses of oak., plankipg. hoppers W EN CLEARANCEof LADIES' COATS and Now ;s your opportunity to buy your coat or suit for Easter. We have marked down;all our coals and suits for this, pre- Easter clearance. All styles and sizes •.in black and pastels. $24.95 SUITS $22.50 SjijITS ?15.75 SUITS USE OUR EASY LAY-AWAY PLAN Select your new spring coat during tins' clearance, in boxy, filled and shor^e styles. All the new lovely colors for spring. $28.00 COATS FOR $24.95 GOATS FOR $22.50 COATS FOR $20.50 COATS FOR VISIT OUR SHOE DEPARTMENT- .95 *18 95 $1-7.95 15 LADIES DRESS SHOES No\v black patents in high and low heels, other colors arc while. Ian. bcij;c. For your new Easter shoes, visit our shoe department. Al.su casual' type shoes in wedge heels in multi-colors and white. .50 to 4 .95 JEWELRY We have a large collection of Spray pins, lapel pins with earrings to match, necklaces and bracelets. Make your selection today. USE OUR EASY LAY-AWAY PLAN FOR EASTER 113 EAST SECOND ST. Store "WE CLOTHE THE FAMILYTGR LESS" BEN J.OWEN, Owner MILLARD NIX, Mgr. PHONE 781 II; I .1

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