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I-- -MMTMWHT, AMANMi TIMH ' . . '. 1 .'.'. " '''"''" '" . ' " Arkansas (Fmwrlr r«r*ll»*UU D*Ur Democrat) PiiblUhod dallr M«»l ·UBI'JIT k r FAYCTTEVILLC DEMOCRAT PUBLIIHING COMPANY Fulirtfhl, PtnUml .. · rou»J«d Junt 14, IIM , Inl*f*d |t the post office it fnyttlevllle, irk., as Acond-Olnts 111 nil Matter. l. Vic* PrM.-OM»al MiMttr Tad B. Wyll«, MEMBER OF THE ASSOCIATED PREil ,,Tht Associated Press Is exclusively entitled to he use for republlcalion of all news dispatcher ·redited.lo it or not otherwise credited In thif aper and also the local news published herein. All. rlfhli of republlcation of ipccial dls- latchti''herein lire alto reserved. funscmpTiON KATU 'H Wit* Me (by carrier) Mat) rain In W m h t n f l o n , Britton, ILiidlKm coun* ,M)k. AA. iind Adair county. Oklk. rniff monthi . .". .",,.",,","_'."" S2 M il» monthi .ll.H )nt y*«r 1C to Mull in cc-unUeR flthrr tnan *nor*! IBC ni':nt _. ,, ,, it to ;nrw mnnthi i t H Ijjt months ..,,.,,-- ,, . 14 it) n» rnr ll.M All mull payflliU In idv«ne« Mombir Audit Burttu »f Clreulttloni A new commitmlmcnl I frlve unto you, That ye love cine another; «s I rmve loved 'on, that ye also love one Another.--St. 'ohn 13:3-1 The Value Of An Inquest Reports Hre heard in FnycLteville t h « l yord has gone otit in mi Arkaiisus county hat future inquests are to be dlscnurairtil n all way* possible--even to the extent of vilhholdhlg funds to pay the costs of the ncitringrs if this becomes nedcusary to lock euch a procexs. Thorn Is reason to 'tcltev* Mich reports «rc factual.. Often thcre'i* need for an imiuest fol- owinft * violent death, and liny attempt to Jirottlc mi official who might fed he has ttcasioti to ·gpoliitor duch urt ihVestljfatiiw . :ould.work to the rtfe«clv»iitHire of (he ma- orlty of citlzcnit who are liiw-nbldinif nd ;xpcct »s much from their -neighbors. Sometime* violent deaths Mre not what: ,hey appear, and only an cxleimlva invegtl- ration will brin* out the facts which may cud to the Arrest and punishment of fomeone jruHty of breaking the law. It Is ·hrotiKh «rt inquest, In many instances, .hat these fact* *i* bared. , }} ,-:··;·; We'focl rture that public oulnidji sito itronjfry- itl fdVor of every effpl't 'bel'lfe nade to bring to tank anybody .who in opr iratinjf outside the law, for ft In-only in :h*t way that all people can have th« fiili neanurc of protection from any criminal slemcnt. If im|Ue«.t« help in )rrj|i*f«\force-.·' ncnt of.the law--nnd'aom^lfalijhey'do. -the majority of the'citizenfftuSl nece*- : ' iarl!y feel that they have their place, and" vill, of course, resent any atlemnt, to present such hearings being held when need- K), Who Values What? A neighborhood hi Smi Francisco, Uk- ng « vote of residents living in the scc- non, last week decided to oust a Chinese ,»mily. If the Orientals moved fit, was the excuse, property value would decline. ; Today the Shcng family has offers .rom all over the ^nftry ; ,biddjng. 'them R-clcome if they desire to -life;in' "these slace 1 *. Ana it appears doubtful,.flow Utal the sentiment* of the folks living In that san Ki*hcl*co neighborhood arc known, if the property values are really higher for the knowledore. Th«re ought to be a irood many true Americans who would NOT trant to live in such a place. A girl whose face I? her fortune wants to watch out it ish't.'tvci'rfrA\vk' ·' . ------#--L_* . . Infhieiice is not government.--George Washington. _ Six tons of dishes arc washed anmiallv ,ny the average housewife, says a home ·necialist. After being left in the sink now long? If all mankind minus one, were of one opinion, and only one person were of the contrary opinion, m a n k i n d would be no more justrfied in silencing that one person, than he, if he had t h e 'power, would be justified m silencing mankind.--Mill. Some of t h e folks who figure thev (Ion t gcUvcrythhig that's cominjr to them can consider themselves lucky. fHE WASHINGTON Merry-Go-Round »T BMW KAMOK Ogilon, Utah--So strong In the drift toward Republicanism In this part nf Ihe West that one of Ihc early pillars of Ihe New Deal, Marrlncr S. Kccles, Is loylnii with the Idoa of running for the Senalc from Utah as · Republican. Eccles helped organize the six companies which built Boulder DW, comes from arl old- line pioneer Morman f a m i l y which owns tbout half the banks and hotels In Utah, but arrived In Washington in the early days of the New Deal to become FDR's rlglu-hnnd fi.ical adviser. Eccles was close to Prof. Ilcxford Guy Tugwell and other economists who helped devalue the dollar, And subsequently he was appointed chairman of the Federal Reserve Board. Came the Truman administration, and Kccles eventually tangled with Ihe secretary of t h e treasury over Ihc basic policy of government bonds anil its I n f l a t i o n a r y effect on the national economy. Last year, w i t h seven more years of his term to run, Kccles riuit in disgust. Hack In U t a h with a new and b e a u t i f u l wife, Kccles is being urged lo run for Ihe Senate. If he rloes--believe It or not--It will be as a Republican. * * * The Mormon Church, by all odds the mnsl dominant influence In Utah holh spiritually anrl economically, I* witnessing a s i g n i f i c a n t inner debate over an Issue ftlso of Interest to the rest of the nation--economy. New president of Ihe Mormon Church is k i n d l y , elder ntnlcsmari David O. McKay, now 78 years old, who Used to rltle 14 miles nn horse- hack lo hi« job us head of Weber College here. President McKay has strong sympathies (or better education, better-paid teachers, more school buildings. ' Opposing him Is .1. Reuben Clark, former corporation counsel, former undersecretary of state, foi'mer ambassador lo Mexico ami. u n t i l recently No. 1 counselor on the quorum of the 12 apostles of the Morman Church. · When In Ihc Stale Department, Clark was Considered something of a radical. He pioneered a new study of the Monroe Doctrine which virtually meant that we surrender that cfntin-y- ·nd'a-half-old policy [or the Western Hemisphere. He took what was considered a super- .fcMrous stand In demanding that a large per- coTHage of water from Doulder Dam and the Colorado'River go to Mexico. And he took a firm stand against sending U.S. troops lo the Mexican border during the 11128 Mexican skirmishes.' Today, at the age of 80, however., Reuben Clark Is the most reactionary abostlc in the Mormon Church--KO reactionary that, when Mc- .Kny became president, he promptly demoted Clark from his previous place as No. 1 counselor. ,f*o(v he; jits f a r t h e r down the line. 'C j9''$- however, has remained sympathetic to . IH drastic budget pruning of GOP Gov. Bracken ·· · Lee, 'especially when It came to cracking down ,' on the pride of Utah's educational nystcm--the · University nf Utah, Governor Lee urged a cut In ·..·the university's funds, and after a prolonged dc- Miatc the Utah legislature was split SO-SO. · ./*· At this point Vlndly President McKay made a speech. Taking a leaf out of his long expert- ' . once «s»a college president, he spoke cnnvinclng- , ;ly and floqiiently of the Imilortancc of educating the next generation, Next Hay, a cony of his speech was on the desk of every utate. legislator. Shortly thereafter the university's budget was ok'd--without the tuts proposed by Oovernor Le« and favored by Apostle J, Reuben Clark, the onetime liberal from the State Department, * * * · · · · ' ' It's embarrassing for a newspaperman who tries hard lo be right lo find out sometimes how , \Vrong he.can be--especially when It Involves an Injustice, Such an Injusllce was commuted by me regarding Romanian Industrialist Nlcolae Mslaxi when 1 published part of a Central Intelligence report to the fB! found In Judy Coplnn's purse at the time she was arrested. The venorl which became n court record, staled that Malnxa had been hand In «love with Hermann OorriiiR's brother, and had cooperated with the Communists in order to get payments on his salary hut of Romania..Sine* then I have received a letter from the former prime minister nf Romania, N. Radescu, now a refugee In the U.S.A., ox|Iain- Ing how his own cabinet, not the Communists, made the payments to Malaxa for his slccl mills. '. Further study of the voluminous records In the Malaxa case shows that instead of being friendly with the Iron Guard, as reported by the FBI, two Iron Guardlsts verc convicted of breaking Into Malaxa's home. The record also shows that he fought both the Nazis and the Communists. Unfortunately, Malaxa has been t h e ' v i c t i m of a feud among Romanian refugees in the country, some of whom arc now Irving to put across a congressional Investigation! of his immigration (tutus. However, I should like:'to go on.record that, from my sludy in of the case, there is no reason why Malaxa should not become an American citizen. t should also eat a lillle crow regarding Mai Gen. Wallace G r a h a m of Ihe White House staff who gave a character reference for Malaxa In this case General Graham was right and I was wrohg. * *' * Old neighbors of GOP Sen. A r t h u r V Wal- klns arc Constantly puzzled over the Incongruity of the senator's life In U t a h ' a n d his record lii Washington. The two arc a'bout as dissimilar as The/11 Do It Every Time By Jimmy Hatlo FEATHERBED SCHOR SURE KNOK4J MMTS SOUS OH- LLBerMM ore COUNT KNOW HE'S X M O T H O l l U T l V E OF MY BOX Q*OQ4R ISPOKSIOKJU ,,. HES SO LOlV ^ rrscxs/rau HIM TO KEEP HIS E/4R TO THE 6SDWJD. MO THE KID LOCKS LIKE A KWeSCOPE OP THE OLD CHIP- TtMT RAMILV MS AT LEAST Of* M EVERV WHEM FC^IHERBCO AtHT 5RE4Slf*3 We rWV FOR THEM HC* KNOCKJMSTWe JWlT Just Not »s Good M the Real Thing the economic policies O f Franklin Roosevelt and Herbert Hoover. in Utah, Watkln* w«'s head of a Mormon "stake" or region, at Orem, where he organized « strawberry cooperative and a cold-storage plant much on New Deal lines. W a t k l n s even raised money for and built" a community theatre which has become the pride of all the farmers in that area. Finally Watklns put across a system of socialized medicine for the teeth of school children which made dentists tear their hair and sent a nhlver of fear down the spines of Utah doctors. i . In Washington, however, Watklns has consistently voted against exactly the type of projects that he sponsored In Utah, has become one of the most reactionary of all senitors. But most ironic of a l l , Wntklns pitched in to help defeat Democratic Sen. Elbcrt Thomas of Utah on the ground that Thomas favored social- lied medicine. Yet Thomas had only talked about a public-health bill. Watkins had actually put such a program across. the public in keeping the new pavements in good condition. Thlrlr Veain A»o Today (Fayeltevlllc Dally Democrat, February 18,1922) Ground was broken today for the erection of the Mount Comfort-Salcm Community house to be built on a site given-by Jrihn Hciibcst on w h a t Is known as the Gnlbraifh farm near - M o u n t Comfort. According to the resident of the community, practically $1,000 has been raised fur the club house Which will be built of native material and labor will be donated, ·Mayor Allan Wilson today put the street gang to work cleaning the newly paved streets other t h a n the square and for which nn provision for cleaning had been made. The mayor plans to have the men work at least one day a week cleaning th.c streets and asks the cooperation of Twenty Veara Aro Today (FayrJtlcvllle Daily Democrat, February 18, 1932) Representatives Of all local banks are expected to attend'a meeting of .Group 4 of the Arkansas Bankers Association,to be held In Fort Smith Monday, Washington's birthday. Squadmen of the University of Arkansas' first year quintet group left early this afternoon for Carthage, Mo'., where the Yearlings will engage the Ozark Wesleyan five tonight.,This'will - he the second between the two teams, with Fay- ctteville winning the first. Ten Year* Ajo Today (Northwest Arkansas Times, February 18, 1942) Eighteen Washington and Benton county law enforcement officers participated In « general discussion of sabotage and aliens at « quarterly FBI Police conference in. the courthouse Tuesday. Benton county officers were from Rogers and Bentonville. The others represented all sections of Washington county. Arkansas has an opportunity to ascend to tne top among states of the nation In industrial development if she"takes advantage of.the raw materials and the potential power of tbe state to develop plastic industries, members of the Lions Club heard today at I meeting held at the Mountain Inn. Questions And Answers Q--How does the population of Denmark connare with t h a t of New Y6rk City? A--Denmark has about half as many people as New York City. W--Is it the male or femll* horsefly that bites? A--The female punctures the skin* of a n i - mals, and is often very troublesome to live-stock Q--How many times has the thermometer hit 60 below in th*-'t)rtited States? A--The thermometer has hit minus «0 or below only ten times since records have be*n kept. Dr. Logan's Wife XXXI JJIS face was close to hers, th scent of his skin pin-pricke her remembering heart. His bod blocked out light, crouched ove her, «nd a shaft of desire plum meted down through her body Ilk a sword swallowed. Jennet Logai took hit hand from her wrist played for a moment with his fin Kcrs, admiring the size and shap of his hand, feeling the smoothnes of his broad palm with her own She looked up at him, and .he: hand went to the dark hank of hall that lay on his forehead. His hai was springy to the (Ouch, resisted the combing of her fingers. "Peter I"--she cleared her melting thrda --"what do you want of me?" "Only everything," Peter Surl- nov said, grinning down at her. Ever since high school there had been girls for him. He often (ot their names mixed, they were so alike. He could have married any one of them, he supposed, and led a pleasant family life, hut somehow he always fought shy of the finality of marriage. There was always the next one. Now, he knew there was no next one. He thought constantly and only of Jennet, But the moment was solemn for her. "Are you asking lo marry me?" she said earnestly, punishing the grin, It was a shnft that struck unexpected it hit Adam's apple whleh he swallowed twice. "Yes, 1 guess so," he said slowly as If Ihe words were sacred. "I guess 1 am." J«n«*t thought she h«d s*tn him tearM, and wantlni him made k«r humble, mad* h«r change k«r ttrm M fluKkly that th* belltv*d they wert her own. "I don't think I want marriage, Peter. I don't »»nt IA tMMM t« HJMM but my- Mf. WhM you ran* right town to it, we don't have much in com mon except--well, I think it's bee a physical attraction between u from the start. And," her void furled to a whisper, "that li ni longer possible." It took him a few setonds tt realize that his proposal of mar riage, hoarded through the years delivered in joyous shock, had been turned down. Yet it was sh who' had aiked It of him. Th* pride which he had been swallowing stuck now like a gaff In his throat. " 'Just a physical attraction?'" he quoted on a harsh breath that gave out too soon 'Nothing in common? Why, you cold-hearted little snob, do you think 1 can't get a woman withoul all this pleading ,-.nd begging? Do you think I've been crowding ihone booths for five months just because I wanted . . ." She slapped him across the jaw, truntlng with the effort of it, She eaned with til her weight on the door handle, jumped out and ran cross the lawn. · · · PJER mother answered her ring. Mrs. Lccky was dressed for the rain, even to her hat- "I'm glad you're here, Jenny, t's S:30. We'll eat as soon as you vash up. I ordered the taxi for :30." "It's not Intel" Jennet cried, oldlng her hot checks. "1 know, dear. I'm not scolding," Mrs. Lecky uld. "There's plenty f time. 1 don't know why I'm so Illy about trains, I've never misted one .In my life. Say, don't et nw target to ph«n« MM. Ptl- ttwr, I wint M b* mm to lay tj to her. Th«7'*» W«n to Ind. Th«» . , ." Th« doorbell Interrupted. Jen- tt whliptred, "You get It, Math-. I've got to (n upl" She rac*d f HM Mln; and it UM UMtaf.1 stopped ind took ihillow breaths to thit the could heir more acutely. She heard him ny that she had left her pune in his car, heard t h e i r letf-ifttroductions. heard him wish her mother a pleasant journey and her mother repeat her thanks for the purse, heird the door close, jennet ran to the bedroom window, watched him shag the grass to his car. The car disappeared into the trees. Dry-eyed, she rocked back and forth on the window-Wit, chanting her hue of him into her handi. JENNET woke at nine the next ·'morning, having first'wished away and finally slept iway the night. She reached for th* telephone book, ran th* point of her fingernail'down the column. Starr Laboratories, When she gave the number to the operator her voice wls Jtill scratchy from sleep. It hid an Intimate sound, seductive, and sh* hop*d the beating of her icart wouldn't send it into the lighcr register!. With her free land, she lit I cigarette to abet he husky linor. But when she reached hli department at the factory, the wli told he was in conference. She left her name. Sh* lay back on the pillow, making, pnctlcini the cill again. '·Ptter," ih* ult humbly, but ·Ith in edge of tllety. "I called o tell you I'll never slug you gain. Because I lov* you. Ter- Ibjy, darling. And I want to marry you more than anything." H* sulked, (till hurt. "Why the udden change ttl heart?" Or, he. hiving come to'the urne «« by the iimt night-traveled old, matched her mood, "I have h« Jaw-bone of in asi, my dar- ni. Chtlk It up » a | 0 ver's uarrel. What Urn* ihall we hav* Inntr tonight?" Or, h«i tuck* tUlledly to make . · . . " · · * * hid to for k*4h of UMM. lLmK! T f*** 1 """ »» 'n* MUUn but on*-that F**r would M« Ntutn Ik* nn. (It B* CwttMM) S ·rMLMTL* N«w York - (/P) - The presen mnch-Artb tension In Tunl«ia muit bring back wry memoriei thfse diyi to thousand* of Ameri- cih veterans. For just nine year« no thi« week the U.S. Army's Second Corps.was learning a blt- Itr lesson in the art of warfare 'n the battle of Kasscrlne Gap. Their teachers were the combat- hardened 'warriors of field Msr- 'hll Rommel's famed Afrika Korps. Pursued more than 1,000 miles across the sands from Libya by. Montgomery's tenacious "Desert Hits," the Nazi commanders were hungry for gas supplies. »nd other They decided to get them from h* Americans, spread thinly along the right flank of the Tunisian corridor. Their hope was to :rash the American line, roil their 'anzers north to, Constantine, a lit Allied base, a"nd wrap up the Iritlsh Second Army en route. With no enemy at his back. Hom- lel could then turn Ms fresh-sup- llcd armor around and deal again 'ith liis old foe, Montgomery. The breakthrough plan was al- mst exactly (he same as that em- loyed later in the war By the lazis in their daring, hopeless arnbte in the battle of the Bel- n bulge. And it failed for the ime reason-- In neither case did he Germans quite reach our «up- ly bases. But it looked like an easy touch i those eafly Tunisian days; The tneHcans were out-gunned, out- umbered and relatively Uhtried V battle. Leisurely the Nazis massed and « sudden night attack seized aid Pass from its French infan. .v defenders. This gave them an wninfc down into the plains. earful that this was only a divef onary action, and that the Gfcr- min.t would ma,kc thtfrtntln drive through i pin farther north, the Allied commander refused to let the American! group and throw all their force into a single unified counterattack. The American went Into action unitf therefore on* at a time, slid were simply chopped to pieces or forced to fill back in-ifee face of the superior weight of the wheeling Panzers. Rut one ni'ht Combat Command 'B" of th* First Armored Division, a tremendous fighting outfit, held back the Germans at Sbeitla, once a Roman oufpost. while ouf trucks in relays carried back our supplies. Those thlt couldn't b« removed were put to the torch, and the flames flickered ibout the old Roman ruins, ghostly In the i?-if night. The great st»hd helped defeat he Nazis. They went on thrbugti Kasscrine Gap, driving the Ameri* cans back 40 miles. But the Panzers never reached the (as dumps 'or which they were thirsting, iritish tanks and artillery trundled down to support the hard-pressed Americans, and baffled by this new strength al Thala pass, Rommel pulled back. It was the beginning -of the end for his Afrika Korps, one of the great armies of history. The bat« tered 'American foree was taken over by two new generals -- George Patton and Omar Bradley-- and they began to build It into a riilehty army. Nothing exists of that battle now; except old metal rusting in the timeless sands, and the memories o fmeti who shared loyalty and danger there. Was it all only nine short years ago, Or i Century? Nothing is as temporary as an arjly. Dear Dorothy nix: My husband has a small business which keeps him traveling all day, thoiflli he comes home every night. I understand that when he is away al d*y l,u doesn't feel much like going out at night, especially as his work continues right through Saturday and Sunday, However, 1 tfo, work hard 16 keep things moving. I have three small chiK dren to keep me busy and. I also run the office end of the busl ness. Consequently, I don't get away from the house at all except for a few hours of shopping, which rtiy husband thinks li a pleasure trip. He objects to my taking the ear so the children tnd 1 can have a little outing, and absolutely re fuses to take any time off to take the r*st 6f the family out. This steady, daily grind is getting- on my nerves so much that I am getting irritable and almost physically ill. Candy Answer: Every housewife is lif.le better off.'if she can manage art afternoon or an evening out occasionally. This is, however, a Utopian feat that often cannot be accomplished by any means. With your husband so completely 1 involved in' business, your only hance would be to pack the oUhg!!t«rs In the car and go off 'or ah aftertibn; your husband s unreasonable lo deprive you of hat small favflr. Perhaps you should be a little more determined; don't expeot to.achieve these priv- leges fi-om a domineering mate Withfiut strong effort Cklldren Will Grow Up If you must face the fact that entertainment or relaxation of any type is out of the Question at present, be consoled with- the thought that your youngsters are growing fast and will soon be entirely untied from your apron strings. Of course, the drawback to attaining that desirable day is that you'll iriss the little dependents like the dickens, ficsponsibility may seem irksome at times, but it it the one thing above all else that makes life worth living. The day when you realize that no one li dependent upon you, that you have ho family responsibilities,-Will be the loncsomest day of your life. If you can't get away from the house with the children, set aside a special time each day for a relaxing period with them. An hour of game-playing or story telling will do you all a world of good and will take away many of the kinks of a hafd, monotonous day of domestic drudgery . Dear Miss DIx: I have an inferiority compley abbUt my height. I'm 5 feet 9 inches tall and my husband is the same height. When 1 look around 'and fee so many small and dainty girls, I'm sure my husband wishes he had married one. M. C/ . Answer: After all, if your husband had wanted a smaller girl 1e could easily hav*- fc-uhd drte. It was you he wanted, aHd I'm sure ht's satisfied. YoUr height Is certainly not excessive and rtbth- ., ing for you 16 be self-eotisioUS about. Many husbands are shorter han their wi.ves and man}ge somehow to be happy in spite of I Keep yourself well drtsstd and veil grobrned, wear high fieels if hey provide, a better accent to 'ou'r costume, and stop worrying over trivialities. Some psychologists think that dreams are th» disguised fulfillment of a repressed wish. Oslo stands at the name latitude as the southern tip of Greenland and Seward, Alaska. Ini and Outi Antwtr to Previous Ptittl* ! MMUONTAt « I n printing, type measures SInadequacy t Arm bones 11n law, lost animal t Container, V Outpour - t Outl«tl 13 Lacquers H In full force it Name distance 31 Labortd tt Outer covering for irm K Outcome 17 Inundation M Oml artery 4J In astrofm The Altar 41 Thailand 470utof«rd«r. c«n4ftlon 41 Exclamation II tMlalvl tool UlMpfert 24 Oriyith II Antics SI r*mile xrvanl 83 Indented 34* In German, a sirrn 35 In writing, expungfrs 3 J i n bookblnrlinf, * decorator ·10 In Italy, Grand Cinil bridge . 41 Pilot taking nff 42 Reparation 45 Mimmil in the ocean 4ft In The . L*varit, I boat SO Unit* . S3 In French, ;l from ' M Month («b.) 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