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i>~ :?•« *'«'»}.'* " v 'HO P E STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Wednesday, July 2, 1947 ussia's Action Beginning Make the People Wonder ut Value of UN , , _ Soviet Union and 1he irnJUlles might compose their , i differences and iom hands bt only in the Marshall plan but -i rehabilitation of the \vhole war- IflagjiSd World. ?§2.'That they quit Shadowbnxirit?, "aUrte to disagree and go their re- "ipective ways. This would moan "" of Ku- MacKENZIE Foreign Affairs Analyst , your columnist could be given gro wishes in connection with the ItlSh - French - Russian confer- ace in Paris- regarding the Mar>»all economic program, with the Is8trfance that one of them would true, they would be these: I participate in a unified effort. She ] has her own. row of beans to hoe, which is to bring Europe under Moscow's domination. The western Allies long had fonrpd this was the -situation, .bat ; Pha ue, t ^the itope into the division eastern and weslern Bus Franchise Continued From Page One to fall, a Red Cross spokesman said. About 8,400 were estimated homeless between Alton and Chester, 111. A new flood threat was reported at Grafton, 111., just north of Alton where the Illinois river flowr, into the Mississippi. The smaller river, overflowing from heavy rains in the area, neared the town's busi- .blocs, but it would, at least enable the, western Allies, to get ahead tti rehabilitation- is as wide a here as they" could roach t excluding even the so-called Sbyidt sphere of influence, ow, of ourse he would be a Ibpfer-optimist who expected wish Jsti- bftp to be granted. Moscow already has turned thumbs down on tffe Marshall 'project, and charges 'America With having ulterior pur- Bbs'es in making the suggestion — Sri accusation which Marshall yesterday termed '/malicious". "fantastic" and fy't'Jlowever, that should clear the .way, for the grafting of wish No ,two. Russia has given her answer ffi»m effect that she doesn't want t Her rt \V£AR-EVER" $ ALUMINUM For birthday or wedding annl- fyertary. A, gift she'll appreciate. '£ • Phone or Write COLVIN O. BENNETT Bonded Distributor 1220 Logan Arkadelphia ICE COLD Watermelons DAY or NIGHT SLICED HALVES or , WHOLE MELONS 'WILLIAMS ~*~tfeviCE , . they had hp.silated lo force the 'issue wilh their world war ally. They hoped against hope that something would happen to make things com6 rf&ht, >>'- t' ,.-<!•'•' ''Then our of the blue c-amo Gen*- eral Marshall's proposal for Euroc. pcan rehabilitation. It was a proposition which called for a direct response; — cooperation or non-cooperation. !'..'. • . And the world's observers recognized that thin answer would apply not only to European recovery but would reflect the Soviet policy for general cooperation with the west- em, Allies. As was widely anticipated, Russia has come through with a blunt refusal to cooperate. Thus it only remains for the western democracies to act accordingly — to start energetically to take their own line in dcalliie with world affairs. It is unfortunate that Europe should be divided into two blocs, but since this must be, it will be equally unfortunate if the western countries don't move quickly to consolidate as much of the continent as they .can for purposes , of rehabilitation and the defense of democracy'. Britain already ?lias ueclarcd- her intention of. pursuing these linea but France, with' her b.jg- Comrounislj parly, is moving caUtiouSly; 1 ,We .shall see. ; f This brings us up against ario|th- cr and perhaps even more aei'ious thought. Many of the delegations to : the ( .Utlited Nations have been awaitinH Russia's verdict on ', the Marshall proposal with great anxiety/ .-figuring 'that .this would give a gauge by which to measure Moscow's intentions regarding cooperation in the peace organization. That is a momentous question. For two solid years the TJ. N. has struggled vainly to get ahead with its job, because the will of the ma jprity on most of the vital questions has been nullified by the vetb of the Soviet Union. The affairs of the unhappy U. N. have reached a pass where members are wondering whether the organization can be made to function as it is constituted or whether it may have to be replaced with another League of Nations. The makers of the constitution unwittingly hamstrung the U. N . by prov*£ing that the constitution could be altered over the vct6 oJ any one of the Big Five — Russia, Britain, France,' China and America. ! Will the time arrive when there will have to be two leagues, just as 'Oier'c, pre^tmably 'will continue to | .fie tw,<} jjloqs -in .Europe? ness district. .Just .above ,ti LJOi, .ctuuvQ i—* i ai i\.i j-i/w^ii LI iv own of Gorham was engulfed by 'lood water following two levee jreaks there but the approxirnate- y 500 residents had already fled to nearby hills. Army engineers said the situa- ,ion at Dupo, 111., southeast of lere, was not as serious as had aeen expected when the prairie u Pont levee broke yesterday. ome residents Who had evacuated the tbWn returned and aided in the construction of an earth wall over Ihe terminal railroad tracks Ihere. The heavily industrialized section of Venice, Granite City and East St. Louis appeared to be safe from .the high water despite two levee breaks just north of the re- WELDING • Ail kinds -of Welding --• Mack's Welding 'Service "•-*-".''.'':-;•'' '•"""••.""a-i •'••"••- ••McRae Implement Company '222 W. 5th' ; Phone 745 Grand Tower, the gion. Mayor Charles W. Moerlein of Granite City said he had arranged to Have factory whistles be blown if the East Side levee broke but that the barrier was in good condition. About 100 residents of Claryville, Mo., just below Chester, moved put after the condition of the town's protecting wall was called critical. Frank Valleroy, blacksmith,' who has been flooded oat four times* said there would be no recurrences Of the past as long as he could help it. He moved his family and furniture to Chester. Market Report NEW YORK COTTON New York, July 2 — (IP)— Cotton futures were easy in slow trading today. Prices dipped to losses of more than $1 a bale but later recovered on mill buying and short covering. Scattered profit taking was induced by recent sharp gains with " traders turning cautious, pending the government cotton acreage report on July C. Futures closed 25 cents a bale higher to 55 cents lower than the previous close. ,)ly high 37.44 — low 37.30 — last Hope Star Star o» Hope 1899; Press 1927, Consolidated January 18, 1929 Published every weekday afternoon by STAR PUBLISHING CO. C. E, Palmer, President AIM. M, Waihburn, Secrotary-Treasurnr at the Star building 212-214 South Walnut Street. Hope, Ark. Oct high 32.50 — low 32.26 — last 32.<J9 Dec high 30.92 — low 30.70 — last 30.88-89 May high 30.40 — low 30.18 — last 30.37 Jly high 29.53 — low 29.36 — last 29.45N Middling spots 37.70N off 5 N-nominal. NEW ORLEANS COTTON New Orleans, July 2—(/P)—Cotton futures were mixed here today as the result of early evening-up operations for th long Holiday wk- id. Closing prices were steady 40 cents a bale lower to 15 higher. Jly high 37.30 — low 37.14 — close 37.23 Oct high 32.52 — ow 32.20 — close 32.43-44 Dec high 31.54 — low 31.32 — close 31.41-43 Mch high 30.89 -<- low 30.75 — close 30.83 ' ; May high 30.38 — low 30.13 '— close I t-i.-'i &< THEBAILES and ENTIRE GROUP This Famous group of entertainers who have had rpore'than a decade of Radio and Stage experience have been,- heard over many Radio Stations throughout the Country, -the most recent being WSM Grand Ole Opry of which, they were featured Stars for more than two years also have been on NBC Nation Wide .Hookup and have made world wide shortwave Broadcasts. The Bailes (Brothers have written more than two hundred Hymns and Love Ballads, some of them such hits 95; Dust On the Bible; I've Got My Qne Way Ticket to the Sky; Roman's Ten and Nine; I Want to be Loved But Only by You; The, Drunkards Grave and There's Tears jn My Eyes All the Time They are also Featured Stars of Columbia Recording Co. Born in the hills of West Virginia where they learned to play and sjng at the Old Fashion Church Services of the Mountain Folks. They have won their way into the hearts of millions by writing and singing these Hymns, Songs qod Love Ballads of the hill Country. ; fhe Bailes Brothers, Johnnie and Walter, this' act contains such well known Stars as: Brother Homer,Shot Jtfcksc**, -Charlie Cope- and. Abner Abbernackey.: comedipn/'CaryiQW be heard doily over KWKH at 7:15 ; and 3:3Q A. M, :< WIU APPEAR IN PERSON AT GROVE CHURCH BLEVINS, ARK. 'AY, JULY 5th Admission 30c & 6Qc M^C-fe*,, Mississippi ; Continued From Page One 1800 feet of 8 inch pipe at West Avenue G and Hervey. the two projects costing approximately $0,000. It was also suggested that the city, in accordance with a Fire Prevention Bureau recommendation, Install an elevated tank, at a site to be determined, to help relieve the situation. Estimate cost of the lank will run about $90,000. The Water and Light Committee was instructed to study the recommendations. The Hope Garden Club asked the council for money derived from sale of timber at Dike's Springs property to finance a plan to plant redbud trees along the highways entering Hope. The group agreed to let the club have a part of the money. ' Previously the club appeared before the- council, objeqting to sale of the timber and were told only selective cutting, made necessary ,by. cpndit|on of some.-of the trees, was planned. .; Ai;kanpas, Louisiana Qas Company officials asked the council not .to permit construction' of a gas lirie along...Grady Street .to c-pntact Cook's Laundry with, the Louisiana Nevada Transit Co. line. Fred Coolc, 'owner' of the l&undry; asked the council's permission to lay Iris own line several weeks ago. ; Both- sides presented lengthy ahd sometimes heated arguments. Tjhe council delayed action on the matter. The Hope Civic Improvement As sociation for negroes thanked 1jhe city by letter for the "intelligent manner" in;.which a,fatal accident at Third-and Main streets last month involving Thco '/Johnson/, a negro truck driver,; was 'handled. The salary of Fair park's caretaker was raised from $50 to $G5 per month. Police Report Continued From Page One Fire calls answered 3 Stolen guns recovered 1 Summary of arrests: Drunks 44 Drunk driving 2 Disturbing the peace 15 Assault and battery 3 Posscsipn o£ unlaxed whiskey..,. 1 Gaming 2 Assault with a deadly weapon 1 Hazardous driving . 1 No drivers license C No: tail light ' r No,brakes •. > 1 Incorrect parking ! 2 Running slop signs 1 Possession of whiskey for pur-< pose 'of sale , 1 Sale of- whiskey in dry county .... 1 Cases pending from last month 25 Investigations .....,....;,.: 5 30.29. —o- ST. LOUIS LIVESTOCK National Stockyards, 111., July 2 — Iff)— Hogs 11,00,0; weights 160 Ibs up mostly 59 cents lower than average Tuesday; lighter weights and sows 25 lo 50 lower; bulk good and choice 160-240 Ibs 24.50-75; top 24.75; 250-270 Ibs 23.75-24.25; few 270-300 Ibs '22.23-23.75; 130150 Ibs 22.5024.50; 100-120 Ib pigs 19.502.200; good 270500 Ib sows 18.- AlfcX. H. Woshburn, Editor 8, Publislwr Paul H. Jonos, Managing Editor George W. Hosmer, Mech. Supt. J«li M. Davis, Advertising Manaaar Emma G. Thomoi, Cashier Child lost 48-Hours Survives Lassen National Park, Calif July 1 — (/P)— Shivering in the 25-degree mountain,cold, but otherwise unharmed, two and a half year old Greta Mary Gale was found cnrly today on the boulder- slrewn sides of Ml. Harkncss afler a 48-hour 'search. Entered as second class matter at tr~ Post Office at Hope, Arkansas, under the "Vet of March 3, 1897. (AP)—Mtans Associated Press. 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Ibs 1G.517.5; most active -inquiry in case of good steers and heifers with prices fully steady to strong; lower grades comparatively slow; several loads and lots o£ good to top good steers 25.0I-2GP75; fea medium around 23.00; choice mixed steers and heifers to 2G.50; medium and giod heifers and mixed yearlings • quotable largely -from 18.50-24.00; approximately 30 percent of run cows, these opening steady but big -packers displaying bearish tendencies; canner and cutter cows 10.00-13.00; common and medium beef cows 13.50-16.50;, .odd: .head ; gopd cows 17.00 or belter;' rhodium and' 'good sausage-bulls 15.50-16,.50;- •• top to 17.00, with good beef bulls to 17.50; vealers 1.00 lower;: good and choice 2.00-24.00; medium 16.0-19.. Sheep ,2,200; market not yet established;, early trading limited to less than half deck mostly choise spring lambs; to city butchers steady to 25 higher at 24.00-25. U. S. Ends Year Continued From Page One $42,505,045,528 compared with the president's April estimale of $41,250,000,000. Both of Iho final figures on income and spending were well ovei $10,000,000,000 higher lhan the pres ident foresaw in an estimale 18 monlhs ago, when some adminis iralion officials feared there would be 'a business slump as- the iialion shifted from a war to a peacetime basis. As it turned out, there was a record boom instead. Despite the improvement in the government's financial condition Snycler reiterated his opposition to cutting taxes. "As long as business, ; employ rnenl and nalional income continue high, we should mainlain tax reve nues at levels that will permit a continued reduction in the public debt," he said. "The desirability of such a policy is emphasized by the fact thai Ihe financial soundness and container, stability of the American econoiny is the cornerstone of our nationa life."' -o— POULTRY AND PRODUCE., Chicago, July 2 — (IP) — Live poultry; weak; receipts 33 trucks, one car; FOB wholesale prices: roasters 32-34; fryers 31-32; other unchanged. Butter firm; receipts 661,119; 92 score AA 68.5; 92 A G7.5; 90 B 65.5; 89 C 64; cars: 90 B 66; 89 C 64.5. Eggs: top firm, balance unsettled; receipts 13,698: current receipts 41.5-42; dirties 38.5-39;. checks 38-38.5; others unchanged! .-, Total 112 Convictions 105 Cases dismissed by court .. Released to other officers Released after investigation Total 112 Honorable Mayor Albert Fink, and City Council; I hereby submit a report of the arrests and fines collected and served for the first six monlhs of this year, ending June 30, 1947. Total arrests 668. The largest number • of arrests on any one charge was for drunkenness, which was 234. Drunk and driving, 23. Out of the total arrests there has been 33 whiskey cases made. Total assessment of fines and cash bonds $9267.00. Total cash collected and turned over to the Mun. Court Clerk, $8422.-00. Fines served in jail amount to $38.00, Fines served on the street department amount to $20.00, leaving a balance of $385.00 being served in jail and on the street department. Fines that have been appealed to Circuit Court amount to $400. There are no outstandings fines to this date. Respectfully submitted, W, L. TATE, Chief of Police o Convict Uprising Takes Charge of Mindoro Capital By SPENCER DAVIS Manila, July 2 —dP} — Thirty-two heavily armed escaped convicts last night seized control of Calu- pan, capital of Mindoro island, but military police reinforcements restored order late today after a bitter gun fight in which the rebel leader was killed. Governor Conrado Morente of Mlhdoro telegraphed Malacanan palace that 10 of the jail breakers had been captured, 1Q still were at GRAIN AND PROVISIONS 'Chicago, July 2— (tf) —July corn futures climbed to another all-time peak of $2.04 1-4 a bushel today, but other grains were lower most of the session. Wheat was off most more than 2 cents « bushel at times. July corn was influenced by a firm casli market, where no. 1 yellow sold as high as $2.15, or about 1 cents .higher than price. July corn is the futures considered tight, with almost 15,000,00n bushels of contracts outstanding and only about 400,000 bushels of cash corn of deliverable grade in position for delivery. Other corn contracts and most oats deliveries were lower under pressure of favorable weather and bcltr than expectd government weekly crop summary. Wheat sell- j,! was influenced by the heavy crop movement. Wheat closed 1 7-8 19 2 3-4 cents lower than the previous finish, July $2.20 1-4—1-2, corn was 1-8 up to 1 1 Soft, July $2.02 2-4—12, and oats were unchanged to 7-8 lower, July 99-99 14. Wheat again was not sold in the cash market tsday, but no. 2 hard was quoted nominally al seven to 10 conls over the July future and no.2 red at 20 to 25 cents o or; receipts 19 cars, Corn was one to three cents higher; premiums 1-2 bushels; shipping sales 20, bushels; receipts 173 cars. Oats were one to two cent more; premium 1-2 lo 1 1-2 cents up; shipping sales 10,000 bushels, receipts 34 cars. Here and There in Arkansas Little Rock, July 2 —(/P) — The Arkansas Public Service Commission has authorized the Southwesl- ern Gas and Electric Co., Shreve- porl, La., to sell 65,500 shares of its no par value common stock to Central Southwest Corporation, Chicago, tor $1,000,000. Proceeds will be used in S. G. & E.'s expansion program. The commission also authorized Southwestern to develop rural areas for- electric service neai Fouke (Miller county), Ark Little Rock, July 2 — (/P)— Joe W.hitley, veteran Mississippi Coun ty game warden, has been appoint ed supervisor of commercial fish eries for the Arkansas- Game anc Fish Commission—a post createc by the 1947 legislature. He will direct enforcement of commercial fishing regulations and the commission's fish rescue work. '. Rice Growers to Get Damages From Government Washington, July 2 — (/P)— Fourteen Arkansas residents will receive a total of $29,340 for damage she was shivering, but insistent she was not cold. At Lees camp, icxperignced She was found just 12 hours after er grandfather,'former Congress- nan John H. Tolan of Oakland, led of a heart attack induced by lie shock of her disappearance uinday from the .Tolan 'summer iome in this Plumas county moun- ain area. : Greta was'found by- Francis- W:' vaeler, 42, a state lion hunter of Trench Gulch, about 8 a. m. less han a mile from the cabin. She was rushed to Westwood hospital by her tearful parents-, Mr. and Mrs. William Gale, Jr., for examination and treatment for lunger and exposure after two lights and a day in the mountain wilderness. Wilh the perversity of childhood, ittle Grela apparently had been slaying her own version of hide and seek with frantic searchers, who this morning numbered more than 700. She told overjoyed members of icr family and Keeler that she lad seen a searcher and a tracking bloodhound yesterday, but hacl hidden. . ... . • "i was afraid of the man with the dog," she told Keeler. Wilh_ Keeler when the child was found was Lee Gaither, 52, Los Lp- ninos, a hunter and trapper, and his son, Jim, 22. The childs- father \vas nearby on the steep ridge, and immediately took her to the hospital in Westwood. Greta was clad only in her undershirt;- having discarded her pinafore and bib overalls. She was curled up in a'gully on the 35-degree, boulder-strewn slope of Mt. Harkness, which looms over the Tolan cabin. Keeler, cutting loose with his pistol to attract attention, rushec over and picked her up. He said mountain men wore' nmased' Greta could have climbed the sharuly inclined slope and survived, two nights in the sharp mountain air. Lasl night the . thermometer dropped to 25 degrees. Greta wandered away frpm tho cabin. Sunday while at play wilh c'pjsins, and wilh her mother nearby: .Hundreds of searchers were mo- jilizcd, and three square miles of surrounding countryside had been searched before she was found. to their rice fields in 1043 and 194-1 caused by a government mal-, aria control program if the Senate and President Truman concur m..' a House bill passed yesterday. -^ In the malaria control program, designed to protect wartime instal- - iations, fields were dtasted with powdered Paris Green and Soapstone dropped from airplanes. Residents in the vicinity of New-' port, Walnut Paclge and Harrisburg, Ark., claimed their rice crops were damaged by the dusting. Rep. Mills (D-Ark) introduced Ihe bill passed yesterday to compensate them. Amounts .allowed in the House bill: A. E. McCartney and O. A. Foster, f.3,087; P. W. Woodyard ' - R Mahon. $2,932; B E. F. L. Truitt and W. B. i,027; G. W. Cox, J. M. Cox".and F. T. Cox, $G,258; W..' W. Cox and Dr. J. W. Cox, .$7,116; Robert Catlicart and Claud Cathcart, $3,CCS. .• ™ Truitt, Lacy, Help 15 Miles of Kidney Tubes Flush Out Poisonous Waato If you have ah excess of aeids in yourblbod you , r I" ™ lle s of kidney tubes may be over- forked. Theaetiny niters and tubes are work- ins day nnd .night to help, Nature,rid your svsrpm of exc*"* a "«"''" — — J — -* - rfv-v.k --- ----- r and'poisonous wnste. ; L e ?,£ 1 L°5Al r . 0 A fcldne y f »n<:".°npern.it 3 m in your blood, it h , ', ----- , *'«»*mcac» uimer tnc eyca. eadaches and dizziriess. Fredaentorscantv passages with smartine and bu "ning E omc- ' Kidneys may nded help the eame ns bow- S ? m 't nS ? v° ur dmeeist for Dda-n's Pills 'n stimulant diuretic, used succsssf ully by mil" lions -for over 60 yearo. Doan's give happy- bSh«-n nd K^ lI l hel P the 15 »»e3.of kidnoy ! wasta from your ] - tires on highways is hot. dusty, dirty and dangerous work. Play safe. You'll be traveling over all kinds of roads — good and bad — at a pace that calls for safe tires . . . ccol run- nin« tires . . . tires that can take plenty of abuse. In short, you'll want the best tires built—and we've got 'em . . . now Goodyear DeLuxc tires. NEW TIRES DESERVE NEW TUBES ft] Save Your Cash' For Vacation Fun — Uso Our Easy Pay Plan To Buy Your Tiros. Small Down Payment . . . Easy Weekly Terms. LIBERAL T R A D E - I N .v A' E. L O W.A N C £ fe large and three were killed. Morente, along with Calapan's mayor, Filomeno Sumaco, the city police chief and Congressman Raul Leuterio, were disarmed by the escapees but were not held as hostages as had been reported previously, the telegram said. Heavy reinforcements of military police were flown to Mindoro to put down the coup after a Philippines airline pilot managed to fly to Manila from the embattled capital and reported the uprising. The convicts had seized all local radio transmitters, cutting off communications from Calapan. The pilot, Flight Capt. Manu-31 Conde, reported he had been captured by a Lieutenant Romero, former military police officer serv ng 16 years for rape and who h id boasted he controlled the town. Calapan is about 30 miles :iue south of Manila. US give us your laundry? * _. * i we will This will enable us Phoi WE PICK-UP and THE NEW AND Stea Phone 164 NOW OPEN f* ft ® i« I W f ' ' ' '''" : " .'-'•>""''' f •'. ' • Wednesday, July 2, 1947 HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS ."wVH?',. \ S V * i i ^V Social and P ersona Phone 768 Between 9 A. M. and 4 P. M, I Social Calendar Wednesday, July 2 „ The Women's Auxiliary of the V.I.W. will meet Wednesday evening at 7:30 at the V.F.W. hall. All members are urged to attend. Thursday, July 3 Hope Chapter No. 328, O.E.S., will hold a regular meeting at 8 p.m. Thursday, July 3, In the Masonic hall. Linda Rhea Easterllng Celebrated Seventh Birthday Little Miss Linda Rhea Eastcr- ling celebrated her seventh birthday anniversary wilh a party ' at the home of her parents on Tuesday afternoon from 2 until 4 o'clock. Birthday cake and ice cream was served to the following little guests: Patricia Dempsoy, Joyce Bowden, Billy Jo Baker, Nellie Byers, Billy Butler, Martha Bearden, Betty Easterling, Ray Easterling, Leon Neal, Richard and Bobby Erwin, Carolyn Phillips, Vivian Lee Ames, Mary, Jane Ames, Linda Sue Vines, Billy Fayo Vines, Jane May, Judy May, GJo- ria Rothwell, and Nolan Ray Neal. Coming and Going Mrs. W. M. Reaves,Jr., -of St. Louis, Missouri arrived Tuesday ior a visit vyith Mrs. W. M.'Reaves Si 1 ., and Miss Josephine • -Reaves here. Mr. and Mrs. H. W. Hatcher will leave Thursday for Brockhaven, Mississippi for a visit with Mr. and. Mrs. Floyd Hatcher.:' , LIGHTNING KILLS MAN Arkadelphia, July 2 — (/P;— Edgar Belcher. 45, .of the Arnold community near here died yesterday wnen a cotton shed in which he was standing was struck by lightning. STINGLESS South American honey bees cannot sting. They drive off an intruder by swarming into his eyes,- nose, ears, and hair, and crawling under his clothing. — TODAY - THURSDAY Features 2:52 - 4:56 - 7:00 - 9:04 RAILWVS! JAILBIRDS! C ...They're Wacky But Wonderful! ADDED MARCH OF TIME "NOBODY'S CHILDREN SPORTS PARADE NEWS Country Club Golf Tourney July'4th Hope Country Club will hold its annual July 4, golf tournament fitarl.ing at 1 p.m. with a trophy going to the winner, it was announced today. Handicaps for the 18-hole course based on scores for the'month of June follow: . Jimmy Jones 4, Jimmie Smith 5, fully Henry 5, Nick Jewell- 5, Henry .F.enwick 0, Edwin Stewart G, F. D. Henry 8, R. M. LaGrone B, Bob Cain 10. Byron Hefner 10, •S. L. Murphy .10, Robert O'Neal 11, Jack Cleary 12, Oscar Greeriberg 12, Ed McCorkle 14, Royce Smith 14, Thell Joplin is, Herbert Burns 15, A. E. Stoncquist 16, "Lon Sanders 10, Earl Clifton 16, George Newborn 18, Fred Ellis 19, Mitchell LaGrone 19, Chuch Armitage 20, Syd McMath 22, Ted Jones 22, John Hattig 24. : Scott Phillips 28, Basil York 28, Jack Lowe 28, Fred Cook 28 and Eddie Stewart 30. o . The Doctor Says: BY WILLIAM O'BRIEN, M.b. Written for NEA Service Most admissions to ho.spt.jals for menial disease are aged persons-' During 1945: more than 50 per cent of all patients who entered Wor- •cester State Hospital; .Massachusetts,'were over GO years 'old. •'• '• Mental disease which accompanies old. age .is inore- common in women. .It tends to. start later'and to last longer than hardening" -of the arteries of the. brain which is more common in men. In either disease the condition may s.'.ari. sud denly or sloy.'ly and loss o: xhe mental faculties is present. With tlie increase in the span of human life today, larger numbers of. individuals are reaeiing tiiose age periods in which menial cisease is more common. Most institutions in this country report more first admissions for seiiile dementia and arteriosclerosis of the brain than for any other disease. Since many -of these patients require' only nursing care, special units are being developed to house them in connection wilh large hospitals. Mental disease which r-esult from old age is preceded by the usual physical and'mental deterioration | which comes with advancing years. A change in fortune, a death in the ' family, ah Injury or moving away from the old: home may precipitate the break. • Institutional Care Men who contract mental illness' Negotiations in Bus Strike Are Bogged Down Alexandria, La., July 2— (UP)— The strike of 1,100 employes against Southern Trailways' bus facilities in nine states, was continued indefinitely today. Negotiations between officials of the company and representatives of the striking AFL union bogged clown yesterday after six conferences since June 24 failed lo provide a settlement of the dispute. U. S. Conciliator Richard W. Goodrick said "no progress whatsoever has been made" and "there is no point in continuing the conference when no Veal negotiation Is being made and neither side is making moves." Goodrick. said a date had not been set for another meeting. The strike began May 21 when bus drivers, mechanics and terminal employes walked out after the company and union failed to reach agreement on a new contract. Scholastic Honors DOROTHY DIX Widows Preferred in be kept at ; home if suitable I provisions are made. In most cases, however, institutional care is the only solution for their problem. Relatives should not hesitate to send them to mental hospitals if they are in heed of such services as their condition ig well understood by those who run these institutions. QUESTION: I had an uncle who stayed with me about fifteen years. About three years ago he passed away from cancer of the stomach. He often fed my • children. Could they have contracted concer from him? ANSWER: No. Cancer is not contagious. o ; — EXPLANATION than a horizontal one of equal leng- An upright lone appears longer th,' because it requires more effort to elevate the eyes than to move them from side to side. Mary Elizabeth Wallace Miss Wallace is the daughter of the late Selma Beck Wallace of Washington, Arkansas. She attended Hope High School in her sophomore year 1944-1945. Her father, Cecil T. Wallace, of 408 Wilson Street. Texarkana, Texas, is employed by the .Veterans Administration as Training Officer, supervising the training of veterans at Texarkana College, The Four States Business College and The Texarkana Business College, Mary,Elizabeth finished Texarkana, Texas High School in June at the age of 16. She has been accepted for enrollment at Texas, State College for Women at Dentoti in September to begin her studies in Dietetics. The Summer school in Saltillo is sponsored by T.S.C.W. each year in order to generate good will and friendly relations between the people of the United- States and our neighbors South of the Border. Miss Wallace will study the Spanish I have a letter from a group of young girls who say: "We are teenagers, approaching the marriageable age, and we arc much concerned about the reported man shortage i which apparently puts husbands in the luxury class, unattainable by all but the lucky few. Naturally \ve had hoped to marry, so it is 'very depressing to us to learn that wedding rings are so hard to come by, and we would like to know what our chances are of ever getting one. "Are there any statistics that show whether it is easier for men lo marry lhan women? Do widows marry oftener than Widowers? Are young girls more likely to gel hus- I bands lhan their older sisters? Do men consider divorcees a preferred nialrimonial risk? In a word, what is the matrimonial score for both men and women?" Well, girls, fortunately for you, Uncle Sam has just been collecting statistics on the marriage question and here is the official dope: He says that men find it easier to get a wife than women do tb get a husband. This is easily understood because men do the picking in marriage, whereas women have to sit on the anxious seat and wait for some man to come along and pop ERTH of a DOLL © by Hilda Lawrence; Distributed by NEA SERVICE, INC. NEW — TODAY - THURSDAY — Features 2:37 - 4:21 - 5:55 - 7:39 - 9i23 THRILL- t CRAZED H! ALSO LEON ERROi In "WIFE TAMES WOLF" MUSICAL PARADE in At 10 o'clock the lobby was deserted except for Miss Ethel Plum- imer, an elderly spinster who took over Ihe desk a I night. In ,Mis s; Smalls'.suite. Miss Brady was stretched full length on the low couch, -her,-untidy black head resting on'pillows.' Miss Small, sat at 'her feel. .-Within, easy reach was a .-small table holding a spirit• lam-p and chinai It Was the hour for hot chocolate arid confidences. . Miss Bra.dy reached' for. her chocolate and -took a deep swallow. Her long, ugly face relaxed, her eyes smiled. ."This is the best part of -the/day...'. Marshall-Gill made' me' late. Talk, talk, talk, all about nothing. She swore she'd sent the stutf over for the party costumes. Did she?" "She did. All cul out and sewed, only Ihe masks to do." "Coo!" Miss Brady said. "She'll be on hand for tea tomorrow, as usual, and sees no reason why we shouldn't do the masks then, Sunday or not. What do you say?" "'Whatever you say, Monny.' Miss. Brady's eyes clouded. .'What's wrong, Angel? You're miles away, you've gol something on your mind." Miss Small hesitated. Then "I'm worried," she said simply. Miss Brady sat up and scowled. 'Has some- little tramp—" "'No, no, Monny. Everylhing's all right. I mean, don't look like that! Nothing's happened at all. Only one sick tray, Minnie May, hangover, and only Iwo week-end passes and I know they're legitimate." "Then what—" "The new girl Monny. She came." Miss Brady was openly puzzled. 'Well? What's wrong about that? Isn't she all right? She looked all right to me." "I don't know, but I have the most awful feeling. As if she were going to—bring 'us trouble." <*l & tift "One man's Passionate Search For True Peace And Inner Contentment While A Woman's Love Lpd Her To Desperate And Ruthless Plot Tt? Save Him From Himself And For Herself." TYRONE POWtK GENE TIERNEV JOHN PAYNE cou .no ld hold h,m with — Herbert MARSHALL Anne BAXTER - Clifton WEBB SUN - MQN - TUES N|W THEATRE Miss Small explained. She described the sudden transformation at the desk, the fear that took over eyes and hands, the averted face. "She was natural enough wlien she came in, exactly as you said on thg card. Shy, quiet ordinary in a nice, quiet way. Then all at once something happened. She changed, right before my eyes and it frightened me. Somehow I got the idea that she saw something, or heard something, but I can't imagine what." "Who 'was near the desk?" "I thought of that, too. Just the iisual crowd going to the dining room, stopping for mail, nobody that stood'out. Wait a minute. Dot came for a tray check for Minnie May." "Dotty, the girl evangelist! Who else?" "Jewel at the elevator, Kitty at the board. Kitty noticed it, too; I imagine they all did. It seems ridiculous when I tell it like this. Kitty, Jewel, all of them as drab as Ruth Miller herself....Oh!" "Got something?" "Lillian Harris was hanging around. She said something flippant I forget what it was. Then she went off to her job. The Miller girl went out, too, a few minutes later....She didn't have dinner." Miss Brady looked thoughtful. "Harris,"-she said. Miss Small sat quietly, "Lillian doesn't like me." "I don't know what you mean by that, and I don't see how it fits in here,' 'Miss Brady answered. "Lillian Harris was well recommended, but if she hurts you in any way, out she goes." Miss Small raised puzzled eyes. "What do you mean when you say she was well recommended? Sh? came here after that rule about leferences was thrown out." Miss Brady grinned when Miss .Small recalled the rule. They had drafted it themselves and fought for its adoption. They'd argued th^t a girl's past vvas her own private business and insisted on her right to live it down if she wanted to. The Board had fought back, prophesied scandal, and lost. From that time on, no one was asked for a reference. The rule was three years old and so successful that Miss' Brady sometimes forgot its origin. "I mean I knew about Harris," Miss Brady explained. "Sh'e use'd lo have.a friend here, iiscd to visit the -friend before she moved in herself." She ran a hand through' her hair. "Suddenly I am very, very sick and tired of this 'job.", she said. "There's nothing to it any more, I don't know why I stay. It" I had half the sense I v'as 'presumably born with, I'd chuck, the whose works and take you \yith <=•" '-. ' - -' . -. -, ' i 1 "Monny! You're thinking about Europe again!" "I am, and.why not? Don't look at me like that; you know it's been on my mind for weeks. Listen. I get my grandmother's money next month, so why don't we resign? Reasons of health, and that's no lie, you look a wreck; and we'll grab Ihe first boat and stay 'for a year....Angel, you look about inn when you smile like that. Feol bet- er now?" - - • . "Much!" " "Thai panic about Miller was probably your nerves. You're exhausted and I don't wonder. All these messy brats pouring out iheir beaslly lillle troubles. Did you tell Miller about April Hooper?" "Monny, I'm heartbroken! I'll go up there now, I'll i;o nt o'l^-e—' "Forget it,' said Miss Brady. "I'll tell the girl myself lomor- row." But as things turned out, no one told Ruth Miller anything. (To Be Continued) Top Radio Programs of the Day Central Standard TlnSe New York, July 2 — (fP) — Listen ing lonighl: NBC—6:30 Summer field Band; 7:30 District Attorney; 8 Big Story. ' CBS—6 American Melody: G:30 Dr. Christian; 7 Rhapsody in Rhythm; 8 The Whistlers "Bit Pitch.' ..-•',: ABC—7:30 Paul Whiteman; 7 Beulah; 8:30 Eddie Albert; 9:30 Henry Morgan. MBS—6 Crime Book; 6:30 Mo dero Adventure; 7:30 Name of Song quiz. Thursday programs: NBC — 7 a.m. Honeymoon in N. Y.; 10:30 Children's Book award . CBS— 11:30 a m. Young Doc Malone; 1 p. m. Double or Nolhing . . ABC— 10:30 .a m Galen Drake; 12:15 p m. Nancy Craig. . . MBS—10 a. m Kale Smilh; 12:30 pm Maitin Block records _ o ; Evening Shade Revival to Start Sunday A revival meeting will start Suri•day, July 6, at Evening Shade, : 5- miles south of Hope on Highway 29, and will continue for a week, it was announced today. Daily services will be in charge of. the : Rev. George Trc-ese of Tex arkana. The public is invited. ' " - : - ;O Of 1946 passenger car production in the U. S., 7 per cent — 144,061 units — went to foreign countries. language, Art, Literature, Customs and Sociology. Saltillo is the capital city of Coahuila and boasts a population of more than 15,000, is 200 miles south of Loredo, Texas on the Pan American highway to Mexico City, in the mountains of Northers Mexico and is 5,000 feet above sea In- vel, which will afford an ideal climate for July and August. Tliis summer term will convene from July 17 to August 27. T.S.C.W; Headquarters will be set up at the Hamilton Hotel in Loredo, Texas on July 17 and chartered buses will run regular schedules all day to Saltillo for the students as they arrive. > question, which Inevitably cramps their style. Men Prefer Widows Also, it appears that men's taste n matrimony runs to widows, whe- her grass or sod, and that a worn- m of the same age and pulchri- ,ude has. This may be accounted 'or on two grounds. One is that a widow has cut her wisdom teeth on her first husband, so to speak, and she has acquired the art of juitering up her husband, instead of salting him down with her tears. Likewise, the widosv has learned how to run a house and cook at uer first husband's expense, which is money in the pocket of a second nusband and,saves him from get- .ing stomach ulcers. But perhaps Lhe main reason, why men favor widows is because every man likes to have other men's okay oh Women.. He doesn't trust his own judgment and he feels that a widow comes with a good wife certificate in her handbag. Why divorcees should have., a special lure for men Is not clear. Perhaps it is because they appeal to men's sporting spirit, or the bright face of clanger, .or the gambling instinct; but, according to the government's figures, a divorced woman of 35 has 80 chances in 100 of remarrying; while the divorced, man of the same age has, more than 95 chances .in 100 of- walking down the aisle again. Still mote curious is the fact that a splmster of 30 has only a 50-50 chance of marrying, while she has 05 chances out-, of 100 if she is a giaduale of'the divoice coiuts. Why the divotced woman, who is so often still/further" •handicapped by possessing children should'-haVe this fatal atti action foi men, as- pne of the mysleiics of masculine psychology that no one can explain One would think that a man's vanity would make him want' to -be his wife's fust love, instead of coming somewhere down on hci list of husbands. Or that .he would. be:ia little leary of a woman who couldn't get along with one husband imd might not be able to get along with another. Or thai, anyway you looked at it a ready made family was a dubious gift for a, wife to'make- her husband as a bridal :preseht. But appaienth such is not the case Figuies, they say, don't lie,, and they state that one-eighth o£ aj the brides and bride-grooms, .in.' 1940 in this-country: had been.ma.i;- ried before And theie you aie t (Released by The Bell Syndicate, Inc ) PROFITABLE CHANGE Ardmore. Okla., July 2 — (ffl — When W. B Eagle operated his own farm he used to Sell .watermelons to a dealer for 30 cents a hundred pounds. Now Eagle has his own watermelon store and what do you sup- jose He is getting these days Fiye dollars a hundred! -Densely populated, long moddrn Britain counted 41 toll roads, 53 toll bridges at the end of 1946. NOTICE—We will be closed Friday and Saturday, JULY 4th and 5th•) James & Moore Cleaners , < Vet Training . Delayed Until Next Week The related training»felaV the business and trades' 1 ' of the Veteran's On'Thg^J ing Program will .not*tni_ T , w day night this week becattse/f« special mooting of tHe Anil- Legion and other' ar 11 -'"*--''" DRESS SALE Vi ,«J one day only "- ''• WANTED ' ' V3S 500 V/OMEN to buy A New Vm \ ( J i/ff* Dress Thursday, July'the 3rd ' at Exactly ]/2 the regular price Lots of v styles and Fabrics,to select from. Cottons". .'. Sp'gn v '\l| Rayons and Crepes. All sizes "'V*j r * f\ * •>• .. ^^ !*"*•, *!** *• * . * *• ** ^M*** N <• ^wi'ift from 9-15 - 12-44= Just oodles of Large sizes for the,vj' fat ladies. Sale Opens at 9 o'clock Thursday All Sales Cash Lqdifes' Specialty Shop ''•' • PINES SWIMMING POOL will be open THE 4th of JULY Hours: 9 a. m. to 10 p. m. Free Picnic Grounds - Cold Drinks & Candy Life Guard on Duty at Al! Times WE RENT SUITS AND TOWELS NOTICE Beauty Shops will be open next Wednesday, July 2nd for appointments but will close Friday, July 4th and Saturday July 5th. MARY'S BEAUTY SHOP MIRROR BEAUTY SHOP CARMEN'S BEAUTY SHOP VANITY BEAUTY SHOP MISS HENRY'S SHOP CRISP COOL COtmi ' * YiXt- 1 , i, 'Designed by v^r' ' 'l? There's plenty of syrj^mer ahead to enjoy these charming crisp cool cottons and with no strain on your purse. Buy several^of thes,e to wear during the Fourth of,*July holidays. Lovely Chambrqy, %£un;Royons and Shantung in flattering styles. ' in solid pastel Cplor t s*for, §urr(-' mer. Lovalple arfcl, washable' Sizes 10 to 16 t .:-, COTTONS . , ' >M > , .' , ' ,-> ,x •" p'tf$: Crisp cool sunback drpsses with bolero^ in stripe crjttdh'," Just what you'll need foi fourth, ' SHANTUNG " ' v t i t nt I Two piece shantung dresses with three - quarter length" 1 sleeves. A lovely dress > f fpr summer and for travel orryoujr'C vacation, Solid colors.' Sizes 10 to 16. y^ ,& flb WHITES " '• ;+, v ' ' " , f "C'4$ In beautiful rayon ppplin,' A' *£ flattering style for,,q,re,! during the hot sumrnff

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