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j__WMTHWIST AtKANSAf HMB. NyttHvlH*. Arkvom, Wcetofteby, Mrtwry V, 1M1 Arkanaag i ; (T«nertT revetteviUs Daily D«moc»l) · · ruMtthti daily ««ep« Sunday »r FATETTEVILLE DEMOCRAT PUBLISHING COMPANY Bobetta rulbtiiKl President _ ' . ·· ·· Feunded Jun. 14. I (10 ·! Entered at the post office at Faycllevllle. Uk., ai Second-Class Mall Mailer. ___ 'IUB C. Oeirhert, Viet Pres.-Gentral Maneair Ted H. WT»».. EdUet _ MEMBER OF THE ASSOCIATED PRESS i The Associated Press is (exclusively entitled to h* U»e for republlcation of all newt dispatches credited to it or not olherwlto credited In tlili *9apcr and «iso the local news published herein. '. All right* of ropubllcMlon ol ipecial dli- frtches herein are «liri reserved. _ __ SUBSCRIPTION RATES fti Wt«k ...... . ................. .... »c · · ? · · - · ( b y cirrlen Hail r«tf.» In WMhlnrtnn. Bvnton. fciidlion coun. btt Ark. «nfl Adilr county. Ok1«. On» . ., TIUM months .... ...... - ......................... ;; SI Six nwntt. ..................... - ......... ~ ...... }»{· One y»w ....... ... ....... ..... - · - -- -- -- ..--. i»w · Mill In ecimtlei other th«n «bov«( . On» nicnU- ..................... .......... - ..... J'-'J Thre» monim ................. v .................. JJ" *lx moitihr _ ......... . ............................ J « O)ip jttr ' ' . · _____ ........... ........ SB. DO OUfmiil p»r»ble In «dv«nM _ MenuWt Audit Burtlu of Circulations ; Let us not be desirous of vnln jrlory, provoking one nnntlicr, envying one nn- bthcr.i-^JnlBtians 6:26 ^(·Censorship Wanted Speaker Sam Rayburn of the House has announced he will enforce rulc.s which ban radio, television and .newsree! cover-age of House committee »essions, and has thereby stirred up n hornets' neat. Loud and long arc the cries of resentment and bitter feeling over the ruling. Until the ·regulations «re changed, Texas' Rayburn hais said, he his no alternative but to Interpret them, as barring movie-TV camera* anil microphones. . · I Naturally, the press of .the nation joins -in" protesting; any move 'which will cn- ·dariger"the free dissemination of the news. ;We can see there fs a difference in reporting, iri print what goes on and actually put- :;tirig those making the news under the .'cArnerns' eyes. The line between the two :m»y be thin, but it is there. However, if TV and newsrecls are to be considered means of disseminating news, any curb.which affects these affects the whole'business of telling what .happens. I Once checks and stumbling blocks arc put :ln the -Waiy of any part of this proccss^the :«asier it becomes to bring full censorship .nearer. This we in America must never iwant. ' . · ' ' , ' . ' ' · ' 'Everybody Help The full support of Northwest Arkan- I MS in putting over the sta-. j Ugh school I senior haski"··.!'. tournament, to be held [ t , the University of Ar! ~...',ns Field House 4 sUrthiK M-M-ch 5 Is essential to the B.UC- ;cess "f \e undertaking. If Northwest Arkansas provcfc'a good host if large crowds · turn but f the.jjfa--,es,"i.if. those taking part are pleased with th^'fclfcptlpn' they receive, tlicrc is reason ^ believe the event may be repealed iy'yfears to come. " ' -High school bas'ccilall offers the fans Kume sharp shooting, lots'of excellent floor wo! 1 ?.:and plenty of thrills, which go to;'make up quality entertainment. Those , who attend the games will get their money's --r-rth. . University Athletic Director John H. Barnhill has made a big effort to secure the tournament, and he is hopinif for the : full backing of this section in helping to ; make the uhdcrtakln- a success. The help , of all fs solicited. ... .. A'very important key to business is busyness. A writer nays that too many people ; think too -- -ch of their bankrolls. Aw, it's fun to reminisce. Amc-ic is said to have on.iujrh coiil lo last 75,OOC,000 y e a r - ' - a n d that's not counting what janitors will save this winter A-good education e.ii'bles a person.to worry sbiut conditions in all parts of the world. M a n s origin is put back 50,000,000 years by a scientist. We'll bet at times you've felt that t'..'. Merry- THE WASHINGTON i-Go-Round · T DHEW PEAMOII Washington--A secret meeting in' which every housewife will be Interested will be held ;it 10 a. m., tomorrow In the crystal room of th* Sherman Hotel in Chicago. Present at the merlins w i l l be roprc»cnt;itlve.« of the livestock Industry and the biB food processors, and their purpose will be to kill price controls. "This will be a seerct meeting w i t h o u t . p u h - licll.v," wrote C. B. Watson, president of the Corn Dell Livestock Feeders Association, to various meat, grain and food processors. However, this column has obtained copies of the correspondence and believes the public Is entitled to know what backslnRe forces are working to defeat prk'e controls. The first confidential letler calling the meeting was mailed by the Corn Belt Livestock Feeders on J a n u a r y 31, filatlnp,: "Your association w a n t s lo Rc-t rid of OPS and price controls. Various jjroups'wllhln Industries, such as the National Livestock and Meal Industry Conference are doing most excellent work. H u t . this Is much bigger t h a n livestock. All branches of business should work together in a 'well-planned fight. I f you arc w i l l i n g to work with olher organi- sations, (hen please allcnd a meeting at Chicago on February 28. This will be a confidential meeting without publicity." *' * * The Livestock Feeders Association enclosed a plan of strategy headlined "OPS must go." which contained highly significant tips for i n f l u e n c i n g radio nrogramx and newspapers \against price controls. "Those with radio time would be asked to Invite In the reprcjsentallves of other organizations when some startling bit of information could be broadcast that would brine resentment against OPS." the memo advised.' "The deliberate and planned allempl would be lo make it as unsavory to the public as was OPA. "On'a set, specific day. not later than April 15," the secret memo continued. "»ll members, north, south, east and wcsj.. would be asked 'to paste In their car » windshield sticker carrv- Ing the slogan of the ramoalnn. 'lake the Shackles Off Production--OPS Musi Go! "The chalrrnan must also sec to it thai leltrrr are poured in to each member of Congress from his (date. In a steady stream, all demanding t h a i when and if the defense nrnducllon act of IfSn is to be, renewed, that it first must he amended to droii from that act the OPS." The above memo, plus confidential letter. - were tent nut by (he Policy Committee of the Corn Helt Livestock Feeders. Association, and signed by C. B. Watson, president. . *- * * Then, on February 6, the Livestock Feeders followed up with another letter staling t h a t the earlier response had been ?o enthusiastic "we have decided lo en ahead'with the meeting." "II wilt be called to order at 10 a. m. in the crystal room, Hotel Sherman, February 2s ... We have no delusions that eliminating OPS will be n easy iob," the letter continued, "Nevertheless we believe the fight should be made In the hope that nt least the, Henublicans will nut n nlank in their political .platform condemning nrlcc, controls." Organizations Invited to attend the Chicago meeting tomorrow include: The American Meat Institute, American NatlonaJ Cattlemen's Association, Associated Poultry and Kcu Industries, Indenendent Livestock Marketing Association, of Columbus: Indianapolis Livestock F.v- * change, Kansas Livestock Association. Milk Industry Foundation, Missouri Livestock Association, National Association of Chain Sjorcs. National Lamb Feeders Association, Western States Meat Packers Association and the U. S. Chamber of Commerce. A total of 125 people are expected to attend. * * * Note 1--It's i m p o r t a n t lo remember t h a t them are no celling prices on rattle-, only on meat--though this, In turn, is supposed to hold down cattle prices. Under this system during World War II. OPA kept the ceiling on cattle at 12 ccnls a pound. jBince Ihc end of OPA, beef cattle ha-..' risen In price lo between 3D and 41 cents a pound, causing ground slcak to shool up from 42 cents per pound during Ihe war years under OPA to 08 cents In June 1950, and $1.12 In May, 1951. Jt was at this point that OPS ordered controls. Note 2--The cattle feeders who conspire to end price controls are estimated by the Agriculture Department to be making a profit of $48 per head as of this year. The 10-year average profit 'prior to this period was $23 per head. · Able Sen. Tom Underwood of Lexington, K.V., served many years as secretary of the Kentucky state Racing Commission before he came lo Congress. As such, he became so wrapped up in horses that he sometimes got (hem confused with famous figures In American history. One day some tourists asked Underwood to direct them to the grave of Nancy Hanks, mother of Abe Lincoln, who once lived at Lexington. Underwood, his mind on horses, obliged with directions, and the tourists went out to find the grave. FlndinK it. they placed a large wrealh at, the base In honor of Lincoln's mother. But one of them remarked: "I wonder why there's a horse on top of Nancy Hanks' grave?" Looking more closely, he read this Inscription: "Nancy Hanks, champion trotting mare." In Kentucky, they erect monuments to their horses. Thcyll Do It Every Time ^ii.^T '^sjttZPjSj'jJiJSSJ^ 1'" . · y--f By Jimmy Hatlo TH/VTS THE HEem-OF SOMETHWS OR OTHER- TRIES TO TELL HIM . KW TO RUN! HIS BUSINESS- MORE THEY /WE-HE )V/tMTS TO CAMOUFLAGE · THAT fMLD STOT. 1 IT, MYSELF t KNOW THE WA/ I LIKE IT-VOU OLD'S WITH A PUSS LI. L ,L HIS,ITCON'T MATTER HOtV HE 03MBS IT- ITS STILL A upwmM WRT UE A CLOVS? LEtF TUffM OM ROLTTE 29- W«TCMlNS THE NERVY CUSTOMER T4K8 OvtR 1* * Crry,t,l.,v Gaining Weight Thirty Yran Afo Today (Faycttcville Daily Democrat, February 27, 1922) For the first time in-the history of the Washington County strawberry industry the entire crop will be marketed through a central agency, the Ozark Fruit Growers' Association, according to the announcement made by the secretary of thn association.. Fayettevllle .now has a Rolf .club, organized at the Washington Hotel yesterday evening at a meeting called by Jay Fulbright and H. )), Tovey, organizers. A rune hole golf course is to be laid out at once on the Fair Grounds. Membership will be limited to 50 and these will be voted upon by charter members, upon application. Tw«n(y Years A»o Today (Fayettevllle Dail;* Democrat, February 27,1932) About 200 Linn?, and guests were present at the meeting at Winslow last night, when dinner was served by ladies of the Winslow P.T.A., with proceeds to be used in continuing the school there. The local employment bureau sponsored by local civic groups has found more jobs for unemployed than any bureau in the state, according to the state employment chairman for the American Legion. Twelve men arc at work on the Post Office building and work is progiesslng rapidly on the annex. The sign "No Help Wanted" is. placed merely to save time both of employers and those seeking work, not to be disc-urleous to those seeking work, it was said on the grounds. T«n Years ARO Today (Northwest Arkansas Times, February 27,1942) Three new instructors have been added to the Faycttcville Flying Service staff as flight schedules for secondary Civil Pilot Training will begin about March 4, it was announced today by Hay Ellis, manager of the flying school and chief flight instructor. Ground classes, held three nights a week at the University of Arkansas for both the elementary and secondary phases of the CPT program are underway. A grant of $150,000 for the conduct of a five- state regional study of land tenure and farm labor problems from the General Education board of New York City has announced here today. In the notification of the appropriation, officials were advised that the University of Arkansas had been designated as the fiscal agent. Questions And Answers. Q--Is tattooing an ancient art? ^ A--Yes. An exhibit at the Royal College in London shows that it dates at least from about 1300 B. C. Q--What procedure is necessary for a new state to be admitted to the union? A---An act of Congress is necessary, passed by both Houses, and signed by the president of the United States. Q--How many moons are there in the solar system? A--Counting our own moon, there are 30. Q--Is a football marie of pigskin? A--The usual football is a rubber bladder covered with cowhide and is not a "pigskin." Q--What is the miracle performed by Christ that is mentioned in all the four Gospels? A--It is the miracle of the feeding of the multitude with five loaves and two fishes. Q--When was Jefferson City selected as Missburi's state capital? A--In 1826. · Q--What is the emblem of the 4-H.Clubs? A--The four-leaf clover with a white H on each green leaf. The four H's stand for equal development of the head, hands, heart and health. Q--In what city was the first r^dio license Issued to a citizen? A--Cincinnati, Ohio. Dr. Logan's Wife ·*-, v. · - ;*'·*·:»_ ||^Mi-'ByK«.' - llcUW ···* **·* *· rrtWwt, K*"4*M HMM, h ' ·' l ' t TM · MftfeM b) NEA SHVICt, !«. XXXIX .CO the weeks passed, spent on al ternalinf tides of fear and desire, menace and- security, ice and fire. There were times when love was enough and there were times when even love did not ease the frustration of Peter's exile from research. Unwilling to 1 i v/: on Jennet's money, Peter had taken a job in the experimental division 6f a television firm. They assured each other that it was only a temporary measure, but the days went by, Christmas, New Year's, January was half gone, and they had not heard. It was an unpalatable irony that at that moment when her own life had assumed a greeting-card ful- somencss, Peter's should have lost it; a further Irony th»t she was as powerless to restore it to htm as he was empowered to award it ,10 her. ': For her, Pftcr had changed I everything. He had transformed Iher from child to woman, and she I took a fierce pleasure in her womanly tasks. She did her own housework now--Ingrld, unable to transfer allegiance to a new master, had .gone--and under Jennet's familiarizing dust cloth, vacuum cleaner, scrub brush, the house lost the animistic tyranny with which she had moodily Imbued It, became a functionally p i e m a n t pl«c« In which one did one's living, She had ceased play-acting the role of mlitrcu of the house, had, by virtue nt h«r mw wnlorlty, reduced the houM to Nrvlc*. The white picket ftncc wit no longer I con- ftntnwnt but an cmbrau. In Ihe way of women whoM husbandl are not watchful of money, Jennet had become not only practical but thrifty, Initl- I itlnf of her own accord eronor.y AM»iur« that one* would have caused her to feel abused. She did her own laundry, prided herself on the mastery of ironing Peter's shirts. The phone rang. * * * AT Angel's Hospital, the row of past presidents' portraits striped the wall behind, the long conference table. The black and white of garb and faces was repeated in the white mattings and black frames, and below them, thfe dark-suited, whitc-shirted members of the hospital executive committee rayed out in two parallel tines, living extensions of the dead. To the left of the chairman, op- p o s i t e the superintendent, the younger man in Gus Logan's seat moved restlessly under tht felt eye of Walter Pelletler, who-was indeed at that moment looking through the young man to see the benign ghost of his predecestor. When the signal c a m e--"Any new business or unfinished qld business?" -- Walter Felletier sprang up. "Mr, Chairman!" Hli voice Armed as he read aloud. " 'happy to report,'" Re read, " 'that the FBI has thoroughly checked the character and moral standards of Dr. Peter Surlnov and they find that he Is entirely satisfactory without 'reservation. We are therefore Instructing our offlce to approve your budget request for your project and you will receive payment In q u a r t e r l y Installments . . . " When he had finished reading the letler, Dr. Pelletler lalM It and looked up, Trie (con were almost flatteringly attentive. Wort than attentive, they were ilerl. He slapped the letter aftlnit Ihe Ubtt ·die. "That MUr," bt Mid, "to from the Division of Biology and Medicine of the Atomic Energy Commission. The experiment to which it refers will, if successful, protect human beings from the damage of atomic bombing." He paused, glanced at the superintendent's d r u m m i n g f i n g e r s which had begun to beat the table with the frenzy of a Geiger counter put to pitchblende. The fingers stopped then and Dr. Pelletier continued. "The idea for this piece of work is Peter Surlnov's. The work was started here last May by Peter Surinov. The United States Government says it may be continued by Peter Surinov. And frankly, gentlemen, I say it must be done by Peter Surinov or not at this hospital at all. In view of the confused and tragic circumstances under which Dr. Surinov was released from Angels some months ago, I want to get this committee's approval before re-appointing him to my department staff." · · · Tl/TAXWELL COTA shot out of his seat. "Mr. Chairman, this is ari administrative matter. Administration Is my job. Dr. ·Felletier ii out of order bringing this up' if committee business!" "It was this committee that dred him!" Dr. Pelletler bellowed. "How technical can you get? This is a medical board, not a court of law." "The firing was different," Cola retorted. "The loyalty oath Involved hospital policy." "I want the m a t t e r cleared through this committee," Dr. Pel- Idler Insisted. "I'm not finicky about points of order. There'i too much at stake. Last time the main Issue of Peter Surlnov's loyalty was lost In the explosion of a dirty stick of homemade dynamite. It killed our beloved eol*t*t\w, GUI Logan. I'm net going to 1(1 It mala · greet y o u n g scientist. Scientist* like Peter Surinov are ran birds. 9uperlntee4««tl like Maxwell Cot* are 14J«e t doe«nl n "By God," Cola SflrilM, "U n«n like me are a dime i doeen, then X-riy mm like you mutt be told by KM bunchl" *··· New York-W)-There s a grow- ng feud in our house between ny blonde wife and little Mis^ Cyclops, our new blonde television el. , 'You used to at least grunt back ometimes when I tallied to you," omplalned Frances. "Now you list sit and stare at that screen s if you were hypnotized. I am orry we ever bought that thing." "That thing" is her hate name or Miss Cyclops, who has domi- lated our parlor for about a month. I suppose this rivalry between wives and television sets is going fn in millions of American homes. t is naturally hard for a wife o understand why her husband will pay .more attention to a .one- eyed machine than he will to her. No wonder the wife is jealous. iut you can't exactly blame the husband. In a single evening he an look into his TV set and see debate between two senators, musical program, a boxing match, and an old movie. He can't get all that free entertainment by taring into his wife's eyeballs. The average wife is beginning to ealize this, and- it is giving, her feeling k hopeless inferiority. *1 HAL BOTL* And it doesn't make h*r tttl «ny better, when she go«» into- tht nursery to croon her child to sleep with an old lullaby, to have her moppet say: "Cut out that rock-a-bye baby stuff, mama. Pon't you know any singing commercials?" What can a wife do? How can she fight back at this piece -of talking furniture that ii winning her husband and 'children away? Well, some wives are resorting to underhand tactics.. A friend told me his TV repairman said: "You want to know why some-i thing's always going wrong with your set? Don't blame me. Ask your wife. Maybe it's her. A lot .of wives these days wait until their husband gets out' of,- th« house in the morning, and then they go and tamper with the T" set so it won't work. They feel that's the only way they can get their husband to listen to them. 11 . Last Sunday I watched Miss Cyclops for nine hours straight and wore out a pair of pants. That's an idea. Why don't they sell "television trousers" guaranteed to last as long as the set itself? .They could make them of aluminum and nylon. ' Dear Miss Dix: I have two laughters, one finishing college and the other high school. The ilder girl is pretty and' knows it, so she expects everyone to cater o her good looks and selfish dis- josition. Result: She hasn't any 'riftids, either boys or girls, but doesn't blame it on herself--she mariages to find-another reason. Her attitude is that every one is stupid but herself. While the younger girl is not very pretty, she makes the most of her looks by being neat and clean and has a happy-go-lucky nature. She speaks to young and old with a smile and has lots of 'riends, especially boys, which makes her sister jealous. My tius- land and T have slopped inviting our friends and relatives because we are ashamed of our older girl's mariners. She is rude to everyone who comes in, lounges in a housecoat most of the time. 1 am tired of making excuses 'and seeing the raised eyebrows of our guests. She is only 20 and is scared she'll be an old maid;.frankly, so am I, un- css she changes her disposition. She is making life miserable for everyone in the house. Mrs. W. G. Answer: It is certainly a waste [)f nature's good gifts when an attractive girl throws away her endowments. It is. however, a consolation to the Plain Janes that beauty isn't everything; in fact, is nothing whatever unless accompanied by charm and graciousness. Your younger daughter has learned the secret of happiness and will be forever blessed for the knowledge. Make Her Behave You and your husband are very wrong in letting the haughty miss ruin the family's peace and harmony. Since she is living under the parental roof, is attending college at her father's expense, and is dependent upon him for her clothes and spending money, he is the one to crack the whip--not your daughter. You have ap-' parently let the reins of authority sl'.i from your hands info your daughter's. Better get them back luickly! If she cannot face your guests with . smile, make her stay in her. own room for the evening and reduce the allowance until she can net like an intelligent girl 01 20. It isn't too late yet for you to exercise r litlle discipline, but time's a-wastin; - so don't put it off too long. Disillusion your girl about her mental capacity. She is being so stupid that she's probably the laughingstock of half the folks in town. Bring that interesting fact home to her! Bad manners are aa certain a sign of ignorance ai I kno-.v, and all the college degrees in the world won't remove the stigma. "3eing smart takes more than the ability to pass exams and get a diploma; the ability to get along with people is the. surest mark of intelligence. What she does with her life will be her own business, but you must insist that she stop running and ruining the. entire household. This much you, as the mother, owe your husband and younger daughter. Keeping harmony in the home is your job; if you can't handle it, call upon father's disciplinary measures, but \yhatever form the authority must take, see that it is exercised. Dear Miss Dix: My husband is 33, I am 25 and we have three children. He Is very good, but I cannot make a go of our marriage. We have been married eight years. I knew I didn't love him when we were married but I thought I could change afterward. Now I know my mistake. Besides, I have found a man I do like very much, and he likes me, but I can't make up my mind to get a divorce. J. R. Answer: You are indeed mixed up, and I think a long talk with your clergyman might straighten things out for you. Your marriage had a very unfortunate foundation, both in your extreme youth and the fact that you didn't love your husband. The bridge has been crossed, and your present situation is not ft all bad except for your reaction to it. You. have a good husband and lovely children; nothing finer could be possessed. Your own mind is where the trouble lies, and only you can cure it. Cast out this romantic obsession with another man; even if you were foolish enough to divorce your husband and marry the other man, you would never be happy. Such marriages are doomed from the beginning. Give him up and concentrate on making a good home for your husband and children. You'll never regret it. Southwestern Gas To Sell Mortgage Bonds Little Rock-yP)-The Arkansas Public Service Commission has authorized the Southwestern Gas and Electric Company to sell $6,000,000 worth of first mortgage bonds. Proceeds of the sale will be used to improve generation and transmission facilities. Toyland Aniw«r to Prtviout Puiz!»i HOUZONTAL 1 Boy'« toy 6 Girls' toyi 1 1 Persons 12 Foolish onei 13 Makct merry 15 Doll'i hetddresi 16 Brain pa»»|e 17 Former Ruuian ruler ·liFlih 20S«i(Fr.) 21 Wolfhound , 22 Rtmovt 23 Poiwn 25 Toy boat pirtl 2« Writing tool 27 Train b*df 2S Drugging 31 Fruit drink 32 Decree 31 Electri'i brother, 37 Spinning toy* IS Toy - for biMbiU 39Wlnillkipin 40 Befor* 41 Toy to rid* 42 Pollih lanm 43 Dtc*ytd 4JTr«nimlt Mill) 47S*im 4!C»rr*cU 4fCI*M Mft«novMM vnncAL 5 Young bird · « City in Asia 7 Scent t Waterfall (Scot.) I Most extensive 10 Furtiveness 11 donna 13 Emphasis 18 Pouch 21 Concerning 22 Challenges 24 Heroic poems ui it in LJ - - BUHCK Jffl fm r JHMUl J 30 Small tube 33 Tree 34 Ability 25 Ancient Asians 35 Antelopes 27 Traded 38 Seashores 21 Restrains 38 Climbing 2»Tragrant plants 41 Boy's' nickname 42 Employs 44 Ram 4IOstrkhlik« bird of Australia 2fUmW*n iMMdw «lkk

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