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^^S^^^^^^^v^^^^^^v?K;^^*l^^^^ s<- HOPE STAR, HOP E , ARKANSAS Thursday, November 13, 1947 w VALU Bring the family in and shop at Robison's for your winter needs. A few of the many values you'll find at Robison's are listed below, but our store is full of many not listed. Come in today, shop at Robison's and save money on your winter merchandise. t LADIES OXFORDS J ^Friedman Shelby brown loop tie oxford. All leather. &'•> • - • 5.95- $•>' SADDLE OXFORDS , red and v ubber soles 5.00 25% wool blankets, size 72x84. Colors: blue, green and brown. Only BLANKETS 50% Wool blankets, a regular $10.00 value. 72x84. Colors blue or rose. Only 7.98 Brown and white, red and white with white rubber soles. STOCKING CAPS Ladies 100% wool stocking caps. Solid colors and stripes. I. LADIES SWEATERS A large collection of these fine sweaters. All styles. A large assortment . 98 up CASUAL OXFORDS 'Brown, red, black. Platform soles and wedge heels, 'sling, buckle in a good selection of styles and colors. One large group. 5.95 KNST GLOVE Ladies and childrens knit gloves in wool and part wool. New 9 Q T OC and • - DOMESTIC Sea Island, fine quality domestic brown sheeting. Our Pride quality FEATHER TICK 8 oz. tick and its full standard feather ticking. Buy now. Only 69C Yard COTTON BATTING Quilting cotton, that is unbleached and good quality. Buy now. Only 69c PRINTS 'A new assortment of prints, just arrived. Stripes end fancies. New fall patterns. Colors guaranteed. Our Daily Bread Sliced Thin by The Editor Hope Star .' jwjf jtf'iiKj i/Zi^li^ 5 V W**4«J 49C Yard 3 DC Yard DRESS SHIRTS Fine quality, 80 square 1 prinfs, fused collars Colors guaranteed. Also white. Plain toe work shoe with composition sole. Sizes 7 i to 11. O nly ORK SHOES Leather sole, heavy grade retan leather, plain toe, rubber heel. Sizes 7 to 11 6.95 WORK SHOES Plain toe, split blucher. A real bargain at this price. Size 61 to 12. CORDUROY PANTS Heavy brown corduroy pants for men. A real value for only 5.50 BOYS PAJAMAS ; Boys flannelette warm pajamas. Sizes 6 to 1.8. Buy yours now. BOYS UNIONS Winter unions that-are heavy weight and fine quality, Good stock of these. 1.29 MENS UNIONS Mens heavy weight winter unions. Ecru and white. Sizes up to 46.. Buy now. l*^i V% EP^f* 1 f* ^ ^^k ^f DRESS SOX BOYS JEANS Boys Blue Buckje jeans, 8 oz. Sanforized shrunk Sizes 6 to 16. 1.98 Munsingwear dress sox for men in all new fall patterns. Sizes up to 12. CORDUROY CAPS Mens corduroy, twill, duck caps. Inside and outside ear flaps. A real value. 98c MENS GLOVES Mens jersey gloves, good quality, Knit wrist. Buy now. Only 35c BOOT SOX Mens heavy boot sox, knee length and they are part wool. A real buy 59c SHIRTS & DRAWERS Mens heavy weight shirt and drawers, elastic rib cotton knit. Buy now. 1.19 Each MENS PANTS Moleskin pants that are good heavy weight. Sizes up to 50. Only 4.98 BALBRIGGAN PAJAMAS Mens Munsingwear slurnberalls. 2 piece, pull over ski type pajamas. All elastic waist band. Blue, green and tan. 3.49 Part wool shirts in navy blue. Full cut and they are plenty warm. 4.98 value MENS and BOYS JACKETS A big selection to choose from. All sizes. Wool, zelons, leathers, in long or short style. to 34.50 MENS T-SHIRTS Combed cotton white T-Shirts for men. Fine quality. Buy now 89c HUNTINGCAPS Mens heavy weight, duck, water repellent and stitched brim. All sizes. 1.98 Geo. We Give and Redeem Eagle Stamps bison & Co NASHVILLE "The Leading Department Store" HOPE 9MR Alex. H. Washburn War Scandal Men Must Be Paid SPG on the Move Shocking as they are, the charges that Army purchasing officers spec- 'llated in stocks of the companies %hey were dealing with during the war are the almost inevitable result of a world-wide conflict engaging millions of men and billions of dollars. Where the activity is so vast some are almost certain to go wrong, and it is impossible to watch all behind the lines while fighting is still going on out front. But justice catches up sooner or later with the handlers of the public trust. I' There was scandal during World ' War I, and now we are beginning to get the full story of World War II. But that is no cause for cynicism. Generally speaking the job was handled honestly and efficiently for one in which speed was the prime' requisite. That a few weaklings wandered off the strait and narrow is not surprising In a nation which gives men a pretty free hand until they have actually proved themselves incompetent. n In Kansas City yesterday Senator J. W. Fulbright said the success of the Marshall plan for the prevention of war in Europe is seriously hurt by the failure of government to realize that in order to get good men you have to pul up reasonably good salaries. Said the senator: "The inadequate pay of leaders entrusted with what may amoun to th-e task of guiding the national and international destiny is some what pathetic in a country where .a movie star can earn a million '•*'i year." Organization of Hope Develor ment Corporation, with B. W. Ed wards as president, apparently points to early use of the Industrie area of the Southwestern Proving Ground for factory sites. Hope has been trying for nearly a year to acquire the industrial area, instead of letting it be sold for salvage— and now, between government, City of Hope and the local corporation it appears reali- fc zation may be close at hand. * ¥ * By JAMES THRASHER The Farms Behind the Iron Curtain A country fights about the way it farms, says Dr. Herrell DeGraff in the current Steelways magazine. Dr. DeGraff, professor of agricultural economics at Cornell University,.means by his statement that -a naifon's agricultural methods-are' * an index to its industrial production and whole war potential. The more workers kept on the farm by antiquated methods and equipment, the fewer workers there are to produce goods and services, and to fight battles. From this premise he advances, with the help of a good many statistics, to the conclusion that in the possible event of a war between the United States and the Spviet Union, Russia would go into' the conflict suffering from a severe agricultural handicap. f"' Dr. DeGraff finds three roots of this Russian weakness —geographical position, lack of sufficient modern farming implements, and lack of individual incentive under the Communist system. The Soviet Union embraces an area more than two-and-a-half times greater than the U.S., but the harvested crop acreage of the two countries is about the same. America has all the climatic advantage; the Black Sea port of Odessa, in southern Russia, is in $ the same latitude as Duluth, Minn., and Aroostook County, Me. Practically all the rest of the vast country lies to the north. The figures that Dr. DeGraff quotes are prewar, but they reveal that American agricultural productivity has never been as low as Russia's was in 1938, since our Civil War. Our prewar harvests were one-and-a-half times as large as Russia's. Here are some comparative prewar statistics on the number of '& -hours of labor required to grow and harvest an acre of various crops in the two countries. Corn: Russia, 63 hours; America, an average 27 hours— 16 hours in the corn belt— and double the yield. Cotton: Russia 330 hours; America, 91. Wheat: Russia, 47 hours; America, 9 hours and a greater yield. Sugar beets: Russia, 530 hours; America, 92. Potatoes: Russia, 265 hours; America, 68. The average Russian farmer in the 30's spent 460 hours a year car- S ing for a dairy cow. The American farmer spent 140 hours and got twice as much milk per cow. It is evident that Dr. DeGraff did not write this story out of a desire to make Americans feel complacent, or to lend support to those who say "let's go ahead and drop the bomb and get it over with." His figures do not take into account the present satellite states of the Soviet Union. They do not take into account the probability that if Russia chose to go to war •$ next year or five years from now, she could swallow up the industries and agricultural land of western Europe about as fast as she could move her armies. They should lead no one to believe that Russia Continued on Page Two o 20 Years Ago Today 49TH YEAR: VOL 49 — NO. 28 Star ol Moo. !•»»; Pr«l 1*27. Consolidated January 18. 1*2* HOPE, ARKANSAS, FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 1947 ,(AP)—Means AModattd Prwt . (NEA)—Means N«wspap«r Entcrprlo An'n. Yanks Homeward Bound—At Last CrippsOetsNeW S °e"9f Building. Beginning iiT- DVL to Tflke Shape, May Open JOD III BritlSn Sometime in December Cabinet Scandal London, Nov. 14 —(/P) — Britain's harassed labor government rallied today to stave _off the possibility of a ruinous cabinet crisis resulting ffonv a budget "leak" scandal Which forced the resignation last night of Chancellor of the Exchequer Hugh Dalton. Dalton as treasury chief. Sir' Stafford — often called Aus- tenty Cripps"—thus emerged as the undisputed "strong man" of thai labor regime. One conserva tive Scotsman declared drive for .economic With their duffle bags slung over their shoulders, American GI's climb the gangplank of the Army Transport General Richardson at Leghorn, Italy, for that long-awaited trip home. This shipment of . '"id soldiers, 53 war brides and some War Department employes is the first of four that will clear 'w of all Allied troops by Dec. 3, 12 days before the deadline set in the Italian peace Plane Wrecked Couple Tells of Five Nights Spent on Cold Wyoming Mountain Evanston, Wyo., Nov. 14' —(/P)— A young doctor and his wife, rescued after five days on an icy ledge more than 12,000 feet high, told today how they "dreamed of hamburgers" and kept from freezing by conserving tneir energies. Woodsmen rescued Dr. and Mrs. Robert Dykes of Taft, Calif., from the ledge in' the Unita Mountains of Northeastern Utah yesterday. Dykes had pancaked his light plane on the ridge Saturday. The young pilot and his 28-year- old wite, Marjprie, were "completely exhausted" upon their arrival here last night after riding 14 miles down an icy mountainside and journeying 75 miles more over •ait'but impassable mountain roads to reach this city in the Southwest corner of Wyoming. With unintentional understate ment, Dykes said it "was disturbing" when he and his wife heard a report on their plane radio "thai we wouldn't be found till spring.' "The roughest part of our stay wasn't physical," he said in an interview with a reporter for the Salt Lake Tribune-Telegram. "It was mental." The 29-year-old flyer reported the couple had nothing to eat after Underground Kills 4 More Jerusalem, Nov. 14 — (UP) — Machine gunners of the Jewish un derground killed four more Briton today, raising to 15 the death tol in three days of violence in Pales tine. The assassinations from ambus! of two British soldier and tw contable were attributed by au thonties to underground sternist seeking revenge for the death o five of their group in a Britis raid on a training center Wednes day. Rve Killed in Wreck of Superfortress Spokane, Wash., Nov. 15 — (/P) — Five men were killed in the crash of a B-29 superfortress on Mount Spokane during a "blinding snow-i Two so idiers were shot dead a storm" last night and two other ... men, riding in the tail section which fell to the earth just before the'j plane, hit,.- were -injured. '•".,- . Three deputy sheriffs later • suffered severe facial burns when "something inside the plane" exploded during their investigation of the accident. The plane struck the ground j his "assailants. He hit a four-year- abbut 800 feet from the top of one old girl playing in the street. • - - Jerusalem was declared out of bounds for all British troops except those on duty. House-to-house earches of both areas of violence that the recovery eins of both the treasury and the [fit Sir Stafford now holds the he waning prestige of the Socialist overnment." Just what repercussions the swift nd startling cabinet break would aye remained to be seen, but con- ervative newspapers in the pro- ihces unhestitatingly predicted it /ould have "profound effects on his country." In the House-of Commons, Win- Amid .the ringing of hammers and the .buzz of saws the New Saenger "building on Second Street is beginning to take shape and the Malco Company is making every effort to open^the theater by Decem- The new building, located on the same site ,as the old Saenger, will be completely modern throughout and as nearly fireproof as a building can be. The -entire structure is built almost entirely of concrete, and glass. 1 be quite as large as the old Saenger-but will have 600 seats downstairs and 300 upstairs which will make; it one of the largest theaters in this section. All equipment is on hand and ready to be installed as soon as the building is ready. The downstairs seats are-light green and gold with thick green cushions and upholstered green backs and white maple arms. : -Old Saenger seats which have been completely reconditioned will be used in the balcony. Approximately 400 square yards of carpet will cover the floors and corridors. Much attention has been given to the comfort of theatergoers. walked along the busie thoroughfare :of Tel Aviv at 1 a. m. jTwo ^constables -were- sho les'S >v fli'aTi-'fdur ; -hbifrs' later as-'they j strolled in civilian clothe along the Jaffa road near the Mustapha police station in Jerusalem. As one of the constables fell mortally wounded, he shot at one of knob of the mountain. It broke into flames after the crash. John Linder, who was operating a snow plow on the road when the plane struck out 100 feet away, said the plane crashed with a loud "whoof." The' plane, "all in flames, their crash last Saturday until res-dropped almost in front of Lm- cue ships dropped supplies to them der Mrs. Frank J. Dutton wife Wednesday after their ship was of the_ superintendent of Mt. Spo- sighted from the air by Lawrence Modula of Evanston. "The food dropped in one package," he said, "made us ill. Finally we had to drink only tomato juice and ignore the other foods." I dreamed of hamburgers," he added. . To keep from freezing, he said, we sat in the cabin, both of us in the same seat, and we twined our legs and arms around each other. "We didn't keep warm, bat we kept from freezing by conserving our energies." Finally, he said. "I took the carburetor air cleaner bowl from the kane Park, said. Dunton reported the two men who survived were in the tail section which broke off when the plane hit trees before plowing along the ground to a point some 300 feet away. Dunton said the two survivors reported the pilot was "flying on instruments in a terrific snowstorm." engine. I filled with gasoline from the tank and covered it with the plane's registration plate with a hole punched in it. I had an es- kimo lamp. Marjorie made a wick of some stockings. "It worked, but it worked too good. It burned all the oxygen from the cabin and filled it with carbon monoxide. That ended the eskimo experiment." Someway, when the supplies were dropped, Dykes lost one shoe and for 25 minutes ran around in the snow and rocks with one foot bare. Later when an Army C-47 plane dropped a package containing warm flying clothes he was too exhausted to bring it in. That night, their last below the 12,716 foot crest of South Burro peak, was one of the coldest so far this winter in northern Utah. Rescuers estimated the temperature was "far below zero." Dykes' father, R. H. Dykes, refrozen toe and frostbitten hands, frozen toe and forstbitten hands, but Mrs. Dykes had only a few "bumps and bruises" from the crash. Both were suffering from shock, he said. Warren Wants Nomination BroughttoHim Sacramento, Nov 14 — (/P) — Gov ;rnor Earl Warren, only chief ex ccutive of California ever to be elected as the nominee of both the Republican and Democratic par ties, was a candidate for the Re publican nomination for presiden today. Warren entered the race wit' only two reservations. He will not make an active personal campaign and he will not seek delegates in other states. Under the circumstances, he told a press conference yesterday, he is willing to have his name presented by the California delegation ere carried out. High commissioner ingham summoned " Alan Cun- David Ben ilirion, chairman of the Jewish gency executive, for a conference n the grave situation. Alarm sirens sounded in Jcrusa- em this afternoon, and intermit- ent firing was reported in the eighborhood of Zion square. Unconfirmed reports circulated hat an illegal immigrant ship was headed for Palestine. Britsh ships and planes were alerted for an in- .erception assignment. The most serious outburst of violence since the British annunced heir plans for withdrawal from Palestine began Wednesday. ton Churchill, the opposition lead r," disclosed that he had demand- da full investigation by a select pmrnittee of the incident which ed- to Dalton's resignation. Some bservers s.aw in this the possibili- y of a full-blown effort, to oust the Attlbe cabinet. Dalton's resignation marked the irst break in labor's big five — AtUee, Cripps, .Dalton, Foreign Secretary Ernest Beyin and Lord President of the Council Herbert Morrison—since labor came to power in 1945. I| followed his apology to the i-Iouse of Commons for "a grave indiscretion" in disclosing details of tax secrets to a newspaper reporter a few .moments before he announced the emergency budget in' parliament Wednesday. A- cabinet storm blew . up immediately. The cabinet met hastily, Attlee called ott; King George and the announcement of Dalton's resignation followed. Attlee issued a statement in which he said the resignation resulted directly from Dalton's "indiscretion." • A. forecast of the interim' budget, calling for new taxes,, was published in. -the liberal .London Star Wednesday a short time ; be- fo'rc'" Dalton--:began ."reading--the budget. Last night. conservative H. V. ; A.'Raikes asked: Dalton to begin'an inquiry into this forecast. "I very much regret to tell the House,". Dalton replied, "that, the publication to which Mr Raikes has referred arose out of an incident whhich occurred as I was entering the chamber to make my speech yesterday." He said a Star reporter asked him some questions and in reply "I indicated to him the subject matter contained in the publication in question." "I appreciate," he said, "that The seats were custom ordered especially for this theater and will be so arranged that regardless Of who sits ahead Vision will not be blocked from the screen. Plenty of space has been provided between seats. Perhaps the biggest single item in making patrons comfortable is a huge 40-ton ait> conditioning and heating unit which already is installed. If that is not chough a place has been built to add another M-ton unit. Two large rest rooms are downstairs and two upstairs. , The stage is plenty large for road shows or broadcasting purposes. Steps the "entire width ol the stage are constructed in a circle and can be used by a band or orchestra. The lobby will be completely modernistic With attractive box offices and a neon cove circling the lobby ceiling. The entrance and front will be made of glass with two large glass brick windows at each corner ol the lobby. A ghost from the past will greet theatergoers on the outside— the huge 14-foot old Saenger upright sign will run to the top of the building. The sign also has been completely reconditioned. Stock Activi Washington, —The Air Force said that Maj. ,Oen. , Meyers made, request court martial trial ' var about the middle of • Octi. an<t,waa notified verbally t the request could -not' Washington, Nov.' 14 — '> Retired Maj. ,Gen. Bertne Meyers said today he hag the ait force for a court. ma determine whether; he is 'g any 1 wrong-doing, for, ,' trading v^ aircraft company stocks while o was on active duty l , " </' «\<£< Testimony to \a Senate War4 vestigatihg subcommittee ihas" leged that Meyers made hand profits ., on 1 stock in aircraft ' panics with which 'he - -was^ Dr.McKenzie Heads Crippled Children Drive Dr. Jim McKehzie has accepted the chairmanship of Sunflower Day in Hope. Assisting-in Ihis cause will be Leo Ray, Nolan Tpllett and a group of high school girls. According to Dr. McKenzie, "the object of the sale of these small golden blossom is double fold; the need for the public to become bet-! ter acquainted with the needs and the problem of cerebral palsy, conn monly called spastic- paralysis, and: to provide the opportunity for every public spirited p'efson to contribute to the efforts being mad to establish a rehabilitation and educational center lor •'; these children 1 .'.. For several years during January the annual Infantile •Paralysis drive, climaxed - by Birth'day Balls ;and the Marqh i ,pf x Qime>; r: is; j .conducted; on a state and. 'nation -wide -' UN Approves Plan for Korea millions of dollars worth of > ment .business as- a--top i procurement officer, v, > . >• Meyers told reporters at i.., elusion of today's testimony,, he had orally 'asked Air Se Stuart Symington for , the. martial.to establish once and ; all whether there had been win doing on his part. He refused; disclose Symington's answer. Meyers' disclosure followed mony by Planemaker,l.awrence i ,-j., Bell that he let *1,953,000 of sufc contracts during the warjtp a'^con New York, Nov. 14 — —The . Every a 1 e.rt citizen understands and sympathizes with the purpose of this campaign, yet many ; key people connected with the project- persons deeply interested' in the welfare 'of the handicapped— do not understand the meaning of cerebral palsy as weir as they do that of infantile paralysis. This was true before President Roosevelt and the National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis brought that disease to national attention, partly because each cerebral palsied or spastic i Bl ,p«»««. ..c 0 «u,... . «... paralysis case is the .result of an this was a grave indiscretion on individual cause while infantile pai- ---------- x j,_..°.__i_._i_ T _** ------ j — alysis or polio strikes more spectac- United nations assembly today disregarded Russian b o y c o 11 threats and approved a united States plan for establishing Korea as an independent nation. The vote was 43 to 0, with six abstentions. The six Soviet bloc countries refused to participate in the vote even to the extent of recording an abstention, * This was final action of the third major proposal laid before the^ assembly by Secretary Of State .Marshall. The other two previously' approved, established the Balkan watchdog commission, which will go to work in Greece Nov. 21, and the year-round sitting of Un^ed Nations delegates as a "Little Assembly." - * .' si Russia is-m-rccord- ft* Jam all three 'Marshair-sporfsc* jects. pany recommended by Bell told the subcommtttf which is looking into wartime ate holdings of army procurement/* ficers. that-Meyers told 'hlmfttl company was owned by "friends In later' questioning subc0mi tee Chairman Homer " R., -Mich., referred to . Continued on Page Two \, Texarkania . r > \.( ^T. t. I . ' J,-> J move, for.' additional — ^ -„.« ""••di^SfifiMu&SRiflSSa my part, for which I offer my deep apologies to the House." The House of Commons always has regarded budget "leaks" in the most serious light, since details of government budgets always are closely guarded secrets to prevent speculation. Congress to Hear Contempt Charges Washington, Nov. 14 —j (/P) —The •woi Diamonds are believed to have been formed in volcanic eruptions ages ago. Plans 19,000 Mile Trip for His Cats That Have Shown Him More Affection Than Humans By HAU BOYLE New York, —(/P)—Men-do strange things for love, and William G. Martin wants to make a • 19,000- mile journey—because of love for his three cats. It is a great dream. But like all great dreams it has a problem. "I would go through hell for them cats, and I want them to have good homes in case anything happens to me," he said. "After all I am sixty-four years old, and I got diabetes." "Scotty" Martin is a five - foot- (.1— ------ „ — ..... — at the Republican convention as a plus Scotchman, who has nothing ranriiriatp Fnrthnv tip 1nlr) npws tn show lor his thritv-five years in —o- Nov. 14, 1927 Cotton ginnin in Hcmpstead is 51% complete—Bell Telephone company to rebuild circuits between ""'Hope and Taylor, Arkansas, this winter at estimated cost of $25,000 —Sen. Joe T. Robinson speaker at organization meeting of Mississippi Valley association— 26 Highway projects included grading on Hope- Nashville road—Roy Anderson elected president of Chamber of Commerce directors; other officials include O. A. Graves, Carter Johnson. Frank Ward, W. Homer Fand Miss Catherine Arnold. Rail Workers Get Wage Increase Chicago, Nov. 14 — (/P) — Two railroad operating brotherhoods and the nation's railways announced today a 15 1-2 cents an hour wage boost for the 200,000 members of the two unons. The increase, which a joint statement said amounted to $100,000,000 annually, was made retroactive to candidate. Further, he told news men, he hopes the California voters will approve the delegation pledged to him. Nobody in authority, he said, has jroposed to him that he take a second place on the ballot and he "would not be interested" in the vice presidential nomination if it were tendered. Warren's decision had been forecast except that some of his close associates believed he would not so quickly make up his mind on the question of permitting his name to be entered in the presidential primaries of other states. When he made his announcement however, he had resolved this question and reached a decision not to compete in other primaries. Warren declined to elaborate his reasons but associates said his decision was based upon the belief to show for his thrity-five years America but the three cats he loves. For more than a third of a century he has earned his way with a clothesline, letting people tie him up at state fairs and in bars and pool halls. He lives by the tips he collects for working free of the ropes within five minutes. He's done it more than 25,000 times. "I used to do good business," he said. "I been tied up by lots of famous people—'gyp the blood,' ly Cobb, Stanley, Ketchel. Three times I tried to get Harry Houdini to tie me up. He wouldnt. It was professional jealousy. He knew I'd get loose. "Once I had $18,000 saved. Then the boils came. I sepnt it all on the boils. I had 499 boils. Took me twelve years to get rid of them. 1 made medical history. The doctors at Bellcvue hospital all say that." .he manager some months ago told him this violated Board of Health rules. Scotty took the cats to a pet hop which charges him $1.50 a day to board and keep them. He's currently $94 in hock to the pet shop, and he said he can't go up to see the cats unless he pays something on the bill. "I have a great love for cats," he said. "I worship them. . am better to them than people are to their babies." Worried over their fate if any thing befell him, Scotty evolved his great dream. ularly and often in epidemic form It is agreed there is no more worthy cause than infantile paralysis. But if that can hold the spotlight for two weeks each year surely one day or one week each year cc-uld be set aside as cerebral palsy day or week not only to raise funds for the benefit of these chil- ren but to educate the public about e real problem of cerebral palsy. The very best weapon with which o combat cerebral palsy is through nowledge and understanding of the ublic, of the parents and education nd training of the handicapped. The sunflower as the emblem of brighter tomorrow it is hoped vill enlist public interest and support so necessary in making this jossible. All funds derived from the mrchase of these flowers remain n Arkansas. The drive in Hope is sponsored by the local Kiwanis club. for "If I can just find good home: r my cats until next spring so ..n't have to call on the yeteri narian I'll be all set," he said. ejuaciiiLcu 11 lit: iiau nuu cuiiaeuiii^uu . other candidates by competing with them in their own states. A resolution adopted by the Nov. 1. It totals $1.24 for an eight candidate — as a result of a dead hour day. The unions affected are the Brotherhood of Railroad trainmen and the order of railroad conductors. The groups also announced agreement on four working rules, and withdrawal of a large number which had been proposed by both sides, and said negotiations would continue on 11 other rule proposals, including four proposed by the unions and seven proposed by the carriers. his best prospect of obtaining the | "But life has been lonely for the nomination rested on the chance .might emerge as the compromi the chance he. gnarled little man. He never mare compromise ried. And people weren't always . — - kind to the queer roustabout who lock in the convention balloting— I gave imitations of Harry Lauder in and that this possibility would be i a squeaky voice when nobody emhanced if he had not antagonized .wanted to see his rope trick. I've taken abase for thirty-five years," said Scotty. "Things like tough guys punching me when 1 Republican tate Central Com- was all tied up—so I must be a - --- mittee declared Warren possesses "all attributes which command respect and confidence, and is eminently fined in character and accomplishment, in experience and capacity to fill the high office of president." real superman to still be alive. Two years ago the human stray began to pick up stray cats to have something on which to spend the love damned up in every heart For a while the hotel let him keep lives about his three cats in liis tiny room, but surprise them. "Then when the weather warms up I can go across the country and perform with my cats. I'll have 15,000 postcards printed and sell them. That'll give me the rest of the money I need. . , "I'll sail form San Francisco for Australia and leave one cat with my sister who lives at Coogee, near Sydney. „ , , "Then I'll go on to New Zealand and leave another cat with my sister who lives there. And then I'll sail for Scotland and leave the last cat with my brother who is a pawnbroker in Dumbarton, near where I was born. mnnn "I figure the trip will be 19.000 miles. Who ever went that far before to give cats away? "But I'm broke now. I've got to find a decent home for my cats until spring. I don't mind if there s children in the home. And 1 wouldn't bother the people. 1 only would come to see the eats once a week." The gray - haired little man knotted his small white fists. "I'd slave for my cats," he said. "I'd cut off my right arm for them. They've shown me ten -thousand times more love and affection than I ever got from human beings. i Scotty hasn' H. Stephens in Humorous Rotary Talk Herbert Stephens held Hope Rot ary club for a full 30 minutes today noon with a humorous account of ethics and the working practices of a sucessful wholesale grocer. Mr. Stephens, recounting his start in grocer wholesaling here in 1934, njected a serious note into his speech when he said all successful businss depends on service and the ultimate good will of the firm's cus- Communism - in - Hollywood contempt case landed high on the docket of next week's special session of Congress today. As a result, the House will sandwich into it debate on aid to Europe and anti-inflation s,teps at home a decision whether to cite ten screen writers, directors and producers for contemtpt. The ten landed in congressional hot water during last month's movie hearings by the House committee on un-American activities, Sach of them either refused to an- wer or gave what the committee considered unsatisfactory replies o questions whether they are or ever were members of the Communist party. Chairman J. Parnell Thomas an- counced the decision to put the issue to the house after a meeting of the un-American activities committee late yesterday, Thomas said he has "an understanding" with Speaker Martin (R- Mass) to set aside November 24 for the House debate and vote. The committee chairman said this will not interfere with the normal legislative program. In deciding to take the case to the House membership, the committee dropped earlier plans to send the citations direct to the United States district attorney Without House approval. It had planned to do that by certifying its action to Mai tin during the con- violent deaths! Ust •„, At, .a public- meeting;t,l approximately .75 citjzens,'v>i ing leaders of tivic groups,; j and ranking enforcement oil adopted a resolution for m'q. ficers, to be , hired, if necnL with funds raised by, publiqx scriptions, ' ^" '*,<> J A committee .was appointr J study ways of ' financing . ert, ment of the officers,'- particlj two trained investigators, to, v.^ with police of both TexarkanaAl and Texarkana, Ark.; - and_ sheriff's forces of Bowie Tex,, and Miller County, their crimes,' .i Last Sunday, Robert-F, __ special Bowie Cunty constable.' shot to death, 'allegedly by a prisoner) and Meek Wellborn, year-old .lumber company. 7, ecutive, was fatally beaten In i tourist cottage. The latter slay is still listed as unsolved. • , \r' ' >i * J *\li Emmet Farmer WinsAPA Award Little Hock,' Nov. M —,' Cross Coujity couple who paying for their lOOracre fari., years ahoad_of schedule waif dared winner today of the " ' sas Pres? Association's lar,,,,, division of the APAs 1847 bala farming contest. Th.^ couple, .> Mr. aj 1 of Route pne, gressional recess. The normal pro cedure then would have been for Martin to transmit the case dir tomers. "We speak of service in today's business world as though it were a modern discovery," said Mr. Stephns, "but actually it was pronounced by Christ 1900 years ago." The speaker quoted from a chapter of Bruce Barton's "The Man Nobody Knows." , ,. . On motion of James H. Jones the Rotary club voted to approve and support a city-wide campaign to raise $5,000 for equipment to furn ish the new Public Library building which is being donated by Dr. and Mrs. G. E. Cannon. President Claude 'lillery named as Rotary's Library Campaigr Committee: Franklin McLarty chairman; Earl Clifton and Alber Graves. , Today's club guests: Gordor Prescott, Stephen Cqtok. both o Hope; and two visiting Rotarians Franz Swaty of Arkadelphia, a Don Greene, Russellville. MARKED The dog's head butterfly has . excellent likeness of a dog's head f»«t«" •••• <—»T»y^ir T--T—T T-^-TW-WJ.. ^»' same time was declared" wi of the landowner * division of Memphis Commercial A v p'p,e plant to prosper contest W s a;« petition V .which thfey baytf tered sens?' 1937, ^ .. "' ™ Mr, and-'Mrs-^r ' " ~ Route 8, Emnjett, .„ won the tenant section of .the. competition and the * ' ctly to the district attorney for 9nt ' sectlon ^ ^ th,e ;Cb; 'osecution. Appeal's contest ^' v > 0 _ AU wl ^ ^ tests will be for the epstakes 39 Injured in Recreational Center Explosion Pi evidence, R I., Nov. 14 — Of)— hirty nine persons were injured, wo critically, in a fierce explosion- junctaated flash fire that swept tie sprawling recreation center jowling building last night. Police said many of the 400 per- ons who fled "in panic" from the structure escaped or were blown hrough windows jammed with bowlers seeking exits as the fire spread with "flame-thrower speed' hrough the 150 by 130 foot build- nfi Authorities believed for a time hat several persons had lost their lives in the «mad scramble for safety, but reported, after a thorough check, that no one apparently perished-:.'. One of the most seriously In inred was E>r. Nicholas Kournaras of Cranston who went into the flaming building to administer firs aid to persons later dragged from the structure. He suffered severe facial burns and shock. Damage was estimated unofficially at more than half a million dollars. . . .. ..... .... The Arkansas contest was,-'e ducted by the press association cooperation with the Arf Power an4 tight Company ;$ commercial, Appeal, Sisk, 53 snd his wite. 44, ed their farm, In 1939 on , terms. They paid it out this, Announcement ol the ' wj was made at a da jy, T , he T n . wo other top winners, ' ed last, night, by J Ells Huff, Newport* similar awards, Appeal's fcawepce the,, Co ? \Tgfe Lawence Woodard. RowJe/8, eola, and Maryta C f aajajjerf S*S$°S8& SwffltL 1-T2 Woodar4 i,* opeyst! (arm, He Is NOT The sand pjt |hj e want s t cats. He wants to ta rjght

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