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i, > ' i * * 4, " ''f ' ^H 1 W .»".o W v^'W* M -^ *" * |i"5'-M-4 1TJ ", v J " r ? " ;* .'i. l^t^HiMWW MOH STAR/ MOPE, AftKANSAS Thursday, ovem er _, _ ;>j<»\ &'' fy " f\ &* *tV ' fctf; !$tei? \ . $L'i>*, !&& r ^ •£• -Hi ^ %1 -Al/1 ',<> a,* , t 1 ? 1 S.T* 'i W', V t t" i«..] s« * $" * %'<! !>!?, ues Galore Ail Over The Store You'll want to take advantage of these values at Robison's for every member of the Come in now before winter arrives and buy the things you need. You'll ..find our store full ot values. Come in and see the many items you'll need for winter wear. ES SWEAT In this large group of sweaters you'll find all wool sweaters in both solids and fancies. Assorted colors. Button and slip over styles. Good range of sizes. One Group $2.98 .values One Group $4.98 values Reduced to Reduced to Childrens Skirts All wool and wool and rayon in'plaids and solids. Sizes 2 to 14. Values to 5.98 1/2 Price New Prints Solid color prints in pink, red, blue, green, yellow and white. Guaranteed fast color. Only Childrens Coats One large group in smart styles for children Assorted colors. Values from 5.98 to 12.98. Vi Price Tick Here is another good buy. 8 oz. feather proof stripe tick. Buy a supply now for only ••*> Our Daily B re a d Sliced Thin by The Editor — Alex. H. Washburn Hope 49TH YEAR: VOL. 49 — NO. 34 Star of HOM llf*; Pr«i 1»27, Coniolldatcd January IS, 1M» $# •* t^ , Saturday r —,._„ . in fcouth and eait'i -.V.-,.,,.<-..•'. : .i.^'-fe^ V* HOPE, ARKANSAS, FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 1947 (AP)—M«ons Awoetat*! Pr**t (NEA)—Means Newtpaptfr tlCE; I'* 69c yard 39c yard PANTIES Ladies and childrens panties in rayons. White or Tea Rose. A real value at this price. RAYON HOSE New shipment. Ladies full fashioned hose. FELT RUGS Here is a real rug value. Hand woven, washable, fire resistant and reversable. In pretty rainbow colors. Reduced to sell. • Size 10x35 Size 22x44 Reduced to Reduced to Two shades. Sizes 8i to A value. Only 49c Quilting Cottosi Unbleached quilting cotton that is 72x90. Buy'a suppfy' now while we have it. 69c BLANKETS Single cotton blankets in assorted color plaids. Size 66x80. Buy several now. Good quality rubber boots for men. Made by Hood. Black with heavy sole. Pull on styles. Most sizes Only LADIES BOOTS Ladies light weight rubber boots. Comes in sizes 5 to 10. Buy now while we have a good stock. STOCKINGS Ladies Cotton ribbed warm stockings. Ideal for cold days. Complete size range. Mens hoavy part wool boot sox that you'll want for cold weather. Grey with colored tops. These part wool blankets are 2596 wool and come in solid colors.kSize 72x84. Buy several now at this special lo^V price. Hunting Caps Just the cap for wear during the cold days. They are lined and have ear flaps. Brown. 1.49 BOYS JEANS Blue Buckle jeans for boys. Ideal for school wear. 8 oz. sanforized. Sizes 2 to 16. Well made. Optimism of C. of C. Members Is Justified The confidence shown at last night's chamber of commerce banquet was in marked contrast to the doubt and fear that began to grip Hope with the dissolution of tne Southwestern Proving Ground as a lederal operation. .And the optimism of last night was justified by the facts as our community knows them. We had a long way to go to bounce that high, for the proving ground condemnation proceedings took out of production 00,000 acres of land, half ot it prime ; farm property, farming being tne mainstay 01 this community, and much of that land being either ruined or so badly damaged it will tame years to make it safe lor agriculture, we had plenty ot reason to be pessimistic. But tue community has pressed steadily for federal action to turn the industrial area loose for factory sites, and that is now on the verge .of accomplishment. One major new industry has been announced by local and regional people, (Jobbwood. Inc.. And some farm land has been reclaimed irom the vast icaerai domain. AU of which shows that our community has been busy. A busy people are naturally optimistic, ana will get along— for, useiul 'work engaging our mmds, tnmgs usually woi'K oat in long run. .. •* * By S. BURTON HEATH 1 ney Did It better Then \vntat-saver Lucicman nas re- ceiveu excellent co-operation irum most of tne public, in ms campaign to squeeze out anolner 10U mtuiou bushels oi ram lor tne hungry peo- Expansion Program on, CC. Reports Banquet Highlights George W. Peck, re-elected president, reviews the year's work. Ouy K. Basye, president Cobbwood, Inc., and Wayne Fletcher, Arkansas Resources & Development Commission engineer, describe new industrial process here to salvage wood waste in the lumber business. Vincent Foster reports Hot;e Development corporation will take over industrial area of SPG shortly. Secretary-Manager Charles A, Armitage optlines.. chamber program for 1948. Byron Hefner's Propellant club gets nod from chamber for helping keep up community spirit. . Officers and directors for 1948 are announced. Chamber awards certificates of merit for valuable community service in 1947 to: Lyle Brown; Dr. G. E. Cannon; Fred Luck. Hope Chamber of Commerce' annual banquet meeting at Hole Barlow last night was primed will Armitage Outlines 13-Point Program for Hope in 1948, at Annual C. of C. Meeting -® 13-Year-Old Charged With Murder Bakersfield, Calif., Nov. 21— (iP)— Thirteen year old Joyce Christine Nichols today faced charges of murdering her playmate, Myretta Jones, five, in a deserted cave last Wtonday. Her arraignment in justice court was scheduled to follow an inquest late death. today into the Dist. Atty. Tom Scott disclosed last night that Joyce, 24 hours after ler arrest, had admitted to investigators that she attempted to abuse he younger child. When Myretta resisted and threatened to tell her grandmother, Joyce hit her with a large lagged rock. Scott said she admitted. The complaint against Joyce was signed by Earl Jones, father of the victim, formerly of Anadarko, OKla. There was some doubt Hope Chamber of Cdmmer.ce's program for 1948, as outlined: at last night's meeting by Secretary- Manager Charles.A. Armitage is as follows; 1. Third District Livestock Show Association. To cooperate fully with- the officials of this association; in planning and carrying through the annual district livestock show and fair. 2. SPG Industrial Area Develop? ment. To continue the program for a full industrialization of this area, To cooperate fully with the Hope Development Corporation and other interested agencies in ' creating new payrolls. , •'.-=! 3. Railroad Underpass. To revive the organization's interest and ef; forts in bringing to pass a highway underpass at an uptown location of the Missouri- Pacific lines. To create a committee for the sole purpose of bringing the city, highway department and Missouri-Pacific railroad together in a cooperative effort on this project. 4. Hignway Committee. To 'create a Highway Committee whose sole purpose shall be to actively Gen. Bradley to Succeed'Ike' as Army Chief Washington, Nov. 21— (tP)— Gen. Omar N. Bradley, a native Missour- rian, is to be the Army's new chief of staff, President Truman said today, and will be succeeded as Veterans Administrator by Carl R. Gray, Jr., Chicago Railway execu- pie oj; Kurope. jjistiliers, public eateries and Mens black lace leather boots. Retan leather with composition sole. 16 inch boots.' A real buy * Corduroy Caps Mens corduroy duck and-twill caps with outside tie ear flaps. All sizes. Only OVERSHOES Mens 4 buckle, artic overshoes. Just the shoe for wet, cold days Good range of sizes. Only 4.98 Moleskin Pants Mens heavy, genuine moleskin pants that are made to wear. Just right for this cold weather. Only 3.98 MENS OVERALLS Blue Buckle overalls for men High back styles. Blue denim and they are 8 oz. sapfonzed. Sizes 30 to 50. 2.69 WINTER UNIONS Mens heavy weight winter unions. In ecru or white. Full cut. Sizes 36 to 46. Buy a supply now. I BOYS OVERALLS These are 8 oz. sanforized blue buckle overalls. Sizes 2to 16. Buy several now. Only 1.79 MENS OVERALLS Hawk Brand overalls in solid blue and stripes. They are 8 oz. sanforized. Good range of sizes. Only 2 BOYS PANTS Part wool, navy blue, heavy weight dress pants. Ideal for school wear. These were 2.98 now M MB k. B **l jf** /^*k. A "TF^rf 1 ^ ENS COATS Men here is a real coar. . Heavy weight, with four pockets. They are ideal for winter days. Were 1 1.85 now . Red Gaose and BOYS Tablets and composition books. Buy a supply now for only '3 tor We really have a large selection of warm sweaters For men and boys. You'll find solids and patterns in both long and sleeyeless styles and coat styles. These are real buys. One Group Mens One Group Boys Were 1.98 Now Were 2.98' Now WORK SHIRTS Mens heavy part wool work shirts. Navy blue color and really warm. They are worth 3.98. Reduced to MENS JACKETS Mens leather trimmed jackets that are full lined and a real value. They were 10.98. Now only KHAKI PANTS Hawk Brand and Dickie, sun tan khaki pants for men. Sizes 30 to 50. Reduced from 2.98. Now only 1.98 many housewives have come through wuh a distilling holiday, nicauuss Tuesdays, eggiess and poultryiess Thursdays. Luckman minks he can see all tne way to ms goal, and that by year-end we shall nave saved the 1UU million bushels oi wheat. Time alone can tell whether he is over-optimistic. The layman, who knows only what he sees going on around him, imds it hard to accept that optimism at lace value. Most wheat has to be saved in the home. J^very pound 01 butter we cat costs more than 13 pounds of wheat; every pound of beef another 13 pouncis. It takes a whole UU-pound Dusnei, to raise a d'/i- pound fowl. We feel righteous, when we pass up. a ,0-pounu pork roast on !iue,s.<.. • aay, ^SUVing aoout .40 '"pb'undsi- oi wneat, but we substitute a 4- pound chicken representing about bB pounds of wheat. We string along with Luckrnan, and pass up lour eggs for Thursday breaiv- fast, saving three pounds of wheat. iJut we sloice up on beef stew, in which our share of the meat represents 3% pounds of wheat. Looking backward, it seems as though we did it more effectively in luitf when Herbert Hoover faced a similar food conservation problem. We gave him the Lever Act as a weapon; but with it he utilized a degree of public co-operation much more effective than is apparent now. Mills were required to take more flour out of each bushel of wheat. Bakers had to pad wheat flour with substitutes in their bread. Individuals had to take corn meal or rice or grits whenever they bought white flour. Hotels could not serve more than two ounces of Victory bread to person for each meal. But Hoover went beyond these compulsory steps. He waged a the as reported ,-lefinite accomplishments in 1947 and certain expansion of industrial plants and civic improvements in 1948. 1947 Report George W. Peck, re-elected pres- dent for the new year, reported that in 1947 the chamber had: 1. Negotiated successfully for the purchase of the industrial area of the . Southwestern Proving Ground to be used as factory sites. 2. Helped promote a pasture campaign in Hempstead county, which will be continued through 1948. Z. Persuaded the federal government to reopen roads through the SPG. 4. Sponsored a lecture series for merchants and their employee. 5. Helped with the equalization Continued on Page Two whether the junior high school girl would come to trial under the California penal code which says: "Anyone may be prosecuted for murder except those under the age of 14 'in the absence of clear proof that at the time of cpmmitting i the act charg wrongfulness.' Following arraignment, Joyce was to be certified to the juvenile court which will make the decision, authorties sad, as to her "con- scousness of wrongdoing." mighty and successful against waste. campaign "The Leading Department Store" HOPE We Give and Redeem Eagle Stamps NASHVILLE The Family Economics Bureau of Northwestern National Life Insurance Company says that, through the two approacnes in 1918, the- use of scarce foods was cut by 20 percent per person, and wastage —attackable only on a voluntary basis— was reduced by 30 per cent. This last important saving was measured by garbage collections, which went down 10 per cent, and by the recovery of grease from garbage, which was reduced 30 per cent. Even if Luckman does save 100 milion bushels of wheat this year, we are going to be embarrassed by the hunger of the Old World for somp time to come. We are embarrassed by the high cost of food, too. It might be worth while to consider a 1947-48 campaign against waste. Herbert Hoover proved it could bo done. Are we any less imaginative ond resourceful now'.' Manager Is Club Speaker Hope's new radio station, KXAR, is approaching its formal opening day early next month, and is a member of Mutual network and the Associated Press, it was announced today at the Rotary club luncheon on a program featured by an address by R. L. (Bob) Mitchell, station manager. Attending the luncheon with Mr. Mitchell were L. B. Tooley, chief engineer, a member of the local club; and Marshall Hendrix, chief announcer and program and news director. Mr. Mitchell was introduced by A. H. Washburn for Hope Broadcasting company. "A radio station is a public service institution," said Mr. Mitchell, "supported by commercial announcements developed for this new medium rather than competing with, or replacing, existing forms of advertising." He said that while critics sometimes complain of "commercials" in radio the actual percentage of "sold time" is less than, the advertising percentage in other media. He pointed out that magazines frequently run 75 per cent advertising on total contents, that large newspapers approximate that figure but local radio stations hold to a rule of 60 per cent commercial, with the actual running time of advertising text far less than that. The local station, he said, will dominate four countries in Southwest Arkansas, with 250 watts State Resumes Case Against Mclaughlin By JIM THOMMASSON Mt. Ida, Nov. 21—(/P)—The state rested today in its trialof former Mayor Leo P. McLaughlin, Hot Springs, on a ;charge that he accepted poll tax purchase authorization lists in return for "protection" to gamblers. The defense began presentation of its case after being overruled on a motion to have stricken the testimony of three Hot • '"Springs firemen that'McLaughlin Hold them "if you boys don't want to get up these poll tax lists, turn you name we'll get into Miss Marsh and someone that will." The trio also testified they had obtained blank authorization lists Erom Miss Hazel Marsh, McLaughlin's secretary, and turned the lists of signatures over to her. The prosecution neared the end of its witness list today. The jury was sent out of the courtroom while counsel argued' a defense objection to the type of testimony being offered. Prosecutor Sid McMath told the court he intended to show McLaughlin required the firemen to get poll tax lists to keep their jobs. "This was a bribe under the statute, the same as if they'd been required to give him money to keep their jobs." McMath charged. The court overruled the defense Continued on Page Two : o Search Starts for Plane With 11 Aboard San Diego, Calif., Nov. 21—(/P)— A Navy Lockheed Neptune patrol bomber with 11 men aboard crashed at sea 102 miles off San Diego early today, and llth Naval District headquarlws reported that two survivors had been picked up. The craft flashed a distress signal shortly before crashing, a naval spokesman said. The submarine U. S. Pomadon, crusing in the area, picked up the two men and continuously campaign , for the improvement of highways in the Hope trade territory. : .5. City Planning. To create' a committeee for the purpose of .investigating the advisability of creating a City Planning Board, and if advisable, to WOI-K with this board and state agencies in the development of a city master plan as a guide in directing the expansion of the community. This plan would incorporate such items as building codes, zoning, and the proposed location of all city improvements during the next twenty-live years. 6. Parking. To make a thorough and complete investigation of the city parking problem, and after studying other cities, to file a report and recommendations with the city council, and to then work for the adoption of such recommendations. 7. Soliciting Control. To -create a program for the control of solicitors in the city. To develop a clear: cut policy to 1 control the number and types of questionable solicitors for cash donations and advertising, 8. Community Chest. To create a committee for the 'purpose, of studying the advantages and disadvantages of a Community Chest, program in Hope. To .'study other cities and to file: a, report, of this study along with ^ptomrfjen for its adoption or rejection. 9. Road Signs. To attempt to have placed on highways leading into the city appropriate welcome signs. 10. Farmers' Market. To continue our efforts for the establishment live and industrialist. Bradley will take over the top Army job when Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower retires next spring to become president of Columbia University in New York. ',.' Just when this shift .will take 'place, Mr. Truman said, is indefinite, but Gray will .start his new duties as Veterans Administrator Jan. 1. ...... Meanwhile, the president told < news conference, Bradley wil make a survey of the army depart ment's facilities. Gray, a Republican is vice presi dent of the Chicago and Northwes ,tern Railway • Company. Born in Wichita, Kans., 58 years ago, he served as captain, major and lieutenant colonel in the army n World War I, then became a coi onel in the United States Enginee Reserve. He was appointed briga dier general in charge of railway transportation in the Allied Euro pean Theater of way in 1943. Bobcats Meet Arkadelphia Here Tonight at 8 o'Clock in Final Home Game The Hope Bobcats play their inal home game of the season here tonight at the High School stadium % at 8 o'clock when they neet Arkadelphia. From all indi- cats the field will be wet and possibly sloppy in spots. Playing their final home game of the season will : be such stalwarts as Jack Ray, Denny Smith, Robert McCullough, Wilson. Garrett, Charles Crawford, Joe Rooker, Billy Ray Williams and Beverly Osborne. These boys end their high school football careers against Pine Bluff Thanksgiving Day. The Bobcat lineup has undergone a couple of important changes. Wilton Garrett who has been running at fullback will start in the line at guard tonight, replacing the injured S. A. Westbrook. Tho line is not unfamiliar to the husky Garett who played three seasons at tackle before being converted to the backfleld. Starting at the fullback spot Will be Roger Neal who has played some^ good ball wtlh the second string all year. Wesley Huddleston who has been starting at fullback will be used as a utility back in the place of Mitchell LaGrone who is nursing a hip injury. Actually there is not much at stake tonight outside of another win or lose. Both teams have been elimnated from playoff brackets. Past performance against tougher opposition places Hope as the favorite but it must be pointed out that DeQueen who decisively trounced Hope last Friday beat the visitors by a single extra point. On a wet field anything can happen and fans may see a much better game than expected. Mr. Truman said he is appoint- in? Gen. C. V. Gates as commandant of the Marine Corps succeeding Gen. A. A. Vandegrift. 'At the same news conference, the president disclosed that Maj. Gen. Robert M.Littlejohn is resigning as War Assets Administrator November 28. : Bradley's choice for the top army spot has been regarded as virtually a foregone conclusion ever since Eisenhower announced »his plans to retire next year and become president -of Columbia Univcsity in ew York. There was no such advance cer- ainity over the new VA chief, how- ver, except.that he would be an Continued on Page Two • of a farmers' market. To attempt to develop this project early in he year and to find suitable operators for such a market. 11. Pasture Improvement. To continue our Pasture Improvement Contst. To develop a program for the purpose of encouraging the raising of better herds of both beef and milk cattle. 12. Tri-County Arganization. To investigate the. advisability of creating an organization of interested citizens in Nevada, Howard and Hempstead counties for the purpose of promoting better understanding and a working organization for the promotion and solution of common interests. 13. Commercial Electric Rate. To campaign for the establishment of a more attractive commercial elec trie rate so as to encourage nigh window lighting and air condition ing. Probable Starting Lineups Arkadelphia Hope J.ack Ray Denny Smith ..... Don Duffie R. McCullough .. Wilton Garrett.... Charles. Crawford Kenny Ray Reed. Tommy Britt:-..... Joe Rooker ........ Buddy Sutton (.... Roger Neal ...... Team Line .. Backs Hope .... LE . LT LG C RG RT. . . RE QB RH . LH FB AVERAGES . Johnny Maurer Dickie Green Wayne Fowler Johnnie Oliver Benhie Wilson . Tom Lowry Bill Blevins C. E. Harris Lefty Glover C. Wingfield Donald Lookadoo 162 169 151 Arkadelphia Team 155 Line , 163 Backs . 141 Iran Oil Dea 1 i v i* > -' .-&* Acti musuuw,,. iiov. *i,»r-1 charged today that !Ir; ngia 1MO'agreement- concessions > to the f So»i was "guilty of "hostihr>*c x incompatible with nor _ tions hetweeri .the two r natiti A strong note,' dellverr •*"•* mier.: Ahmed , Qavam ran yesterday/and made the Russian v press and ,._. day, accused the Iranian^! ment df "treacheroMljr, ,f* obligations and gross ;dii tion against the U. S. ; ?S: M* . it , _• _ 1 *•_ _«. . The ndte, — described* oltite pro' .test declal Iran must now be respong "the consequences of fter*! It was sent as a refctuf Iranian' parliament's ; n " on Oct."22 of an agree&t April, 1946 by Qavam sian Ambassador 'Ivan under which-a joint S oil company would < fomed for exploration tation of oil in northern r The note was in res. message from Qavarrt'da 1 5, advising Russia of ,thg ments's "-Vote 1 voiding 1 /" ment. s ' }< ""The Soviet < governifiel Russian note said, ,''cann< the fact that the decisic Majlis, (parliament), while concessions in the' south 4 are beng preserved,'is a rude discrimination U. S. S. R." Bus, Truck Wreck Fatal to^Hree Mobile,•'•'"'• Ala., Nov. 21-;(UP)— Three persons were trapped and )Urned to death and five other inured today when a Greyhound bus and an Army truck collided in a driving rain 30 miles south of here. The crash set fire to the truck, charring the bodies of the victims nside. Identifcaton was not possible immediately. Rescue creWs had to use blow torches to cut their way into the truck to remove the bodies. . ' The five injured, all occupants of the loaded Greyhound Bus, were taken to the Jackson County Hospital at Pascagoula, Miss. They were identified as Mrs. Onlla A. Kean of Los Angeles, Mrs. E. L. Park of Pascagoula, Gilbert Smith, and W. E. Varner, both of Sylacauga, Ala., and Pfc. Robert E. Ellis, stationed at Keesler Rield, Miss. Extent of their injuries was not determined immedately. Alabama Hghway Inspector O. T. Barret said the accident occured just across the state line into Mis- issippi. Alabama patrolmen were the frst to reach the scene. The bus was enroute from^Mobile to New Orleans on U. a. way 90. Deaths Mount in Italian Peasant Strike Rome, Nov. 21 — (UP) — The Communist-dominated Italian Labor Federation proclaimed to- Says DeGaulle Party, Reds Are Dangerous •* t' •• 11 The Majlis, ^on Oct. w by vote of 102 to 2, over Qai protest, a resolution nullifyin oil understanding the ^pi reached with Soviet Ambai Ivan Sadchikov in April, 1ft Under \that agreement v y would hav^'beervallQwed "~ pect for oil in five northL inces of Iran —' including^ Jan. Any oil .discoyeHer' have beetf exploited ~by a 1 Iranian^ ' Red Revolutions In Italy, France Gives Rough Idea of Communism's Methods day its. «ull .^ojida.tfty;] yjith 200, : 000 rstfifem^ p-e'asfints -in ^'Bloody Puglia" province, where four more persons have been killed and U more wounded in political battles, The proclamation of "solidarity* was the first : official statement linking the Communist-led labor organization with the 17-day campaign of riot, fighting and destruc- ton. The Communist party was un known to be behind It. Two men were killed last nigh and six wounded when police fired into a grenade-throwing mob at Campi Salentina, south of Ban Eight police were injured by the grenades. Two men were killec earlier yesterday and the total in 17 days of fighting was 20. The organization of armed "self defense" squads in Puglia threatened to increase the violence. The Communists had been wrecking the headquarters of Rightist parties all over Italy. Yesterday, all political parties in Gravina began organizing armed gangs to protect their headquarters. . ' It was the first time since Communist-provoked rioting and destruction started 17 days ago that civilian groups had taken the law in their own hands. The government, fearing that the groups would only aggravate the trouble ordered police to smash the organizations. One man was killed in Gravina yesterday, a Communist shot by a member of Premier Alcide Paris, Nov. 21 - (/P) Designate Leon Blum told tional Assembly, t of the : -stock for <tKe For .the snext'SS- yean interest {.would have profits " year-old Socialist leader declared. Blum sought assembly authority to form a government to replace that of Socialist Premier Paul Ha- madier, who resigned Wednesday, As he spoke, a half milli9n workers were on strike in critical in* dustries throughout France and the labor situation hourly was growing worse. All workers in Paris transport, chemical, building, leather, paper, glass and pharmaceutical industries planned a one-hour work Stoppage for this afternoon to demonstrate cific clause stating law forbade the country- to.-* oil concessions to fore ^^^ take foreigners as pa exploitation agreements.- ' The Russian agreement' gbtiated while, Rusiian Gasperi's Christian ' Democrat power, operating from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. Club guests today were, besides Mr. Mitchell and Mr. Hendrix; W. L. Clark, Rotarian of Hot Springs; W. H. Weitknight, Rotarian of Mitchell, Ind.; Frank M. "-Scott and R. S. Ayres of Little Rock; and Charles Harrell, of Hope. and was searching for others. The U. S. S. Bairoko,. an esc9rt carrier, also was in the vicinity looking for survivors. The Baroko took the two men aboard, but there was no immediate information of their condition or identities. 20 Years Ago Today Elk's Lodge announced first of a series of Christmas dances to be held December 14— Arkansas ammassed 15 points to opposition's 69. They beat Ozarks 32-0; lost to Baylor 13-6; lost to Texas A & M 40-6; beat Missouri Mines 34-0; beat LSU 28-0; defeated TCU 10-3 and beat Oklahoma A & M 33-20— George Cole was star of the team —Ruth Snyder and Henry Judd Gray lose last appeal for new trial for murder—Rev. Chas. T. Ricks will preach at a Union Tranksgiving service, of all local churches. Japs to Destroy Tools for Making Arms Tokyo, Nov. 21 — (IP) —The Jap anese cabinet today ordered destruction by Dec. 11 of an estimated 5,000 machines and tools Urge Voters to Support School Bonds Hope Rotarians were urged ot today's luncheon meeting to support the 1 3/4 mill tax proposal for school bonds to construct two new buildings when the election is held Saturday, November 29, Del ween 2 and" 6 p.m.. Club President Claude Tillery read a letter from Mrs. George W. Robison, on behalf of the PTAs, urging civic club members and. citizens generally not to forget election day. The letter pointed out that passage of the 1 3/4 mill proposal will not increase the total 18 mill tax but merely authorizes the setting aside of this much to guarantee payment of the bonds for the new buildings, •o- By DEWITT MacKENZIE AP Foreign Affairs Anylyst VIDENT IN FRENCH, Lift-Size Doll on Exhibit at Western Auto Store Here Have you seen Princess Alexander Epstein? ttf you haven't you should drop by Western Auto's window for a peek at the princess who is at least 40 years old (though she doesnt' look it). Princess Alexanda was once the pride and joy of Mrs. L. H. Bradley of Clarksville, Arkansas, who came by her in an unusual manner. When Mrs. Bradley, a tiny miss of four years, visited her aunt who lived in Marlin, Texas she was given some tickets received NOT ALL ALIKE Thermos bottles are not all packed in the same way, and milk with purchases in AJexanda & Epstein's store there. The tickets made wonderful train tickets for the little miss and her brother for many months after they returned to Arkansas. They spent much time playing train. When the aunt realized the drawing was near she wrote the little girl to send her the tickets for the drawing. This ticket having survived the tram play won the poll, who was named Princess Alexanda Epstein. • Princes Alexanda has spent most of her 20 years as a store model during holiday seasons and but The incipient Red revolutions against the governments of France and Italy provide prime object lessons of Communism's methods for all free people who are smart enough to take a good look. The present situations in these two key states of Western Europe are neither haohazard affairs, nor have they devleoped overnight. They are typical in their growth. They are the result of long and careful maneuvering from small and ostensibly peaceful beginnings. In both countries the Bolshevists started to bore in soon after the Russian revolution of 1917, a generation ago, and they have continued ever since, although they were driven underground in Italy during Mussolini's rue. There were the agents of the Comintern — the fifth columnists and fellow travelers—the "social and "educational" fronts with innocent sounding names—the pink organizations in schools and urn- veristies, and the "liberal" teachers who secretly were Communists—the unobtrusive entrance into politics—and most important of all, the infiltration into trade unions and the capture of strategic executive positons. All these schemes were pushed vigorously but quietly until today designed solely for manufacturing I will not keep in all bottles the reioneo in many an ^"la?!i ^JL5SS r COnlP " Cd wlthl-ametength of Ume for that rea- J^S'^b^f RoyaTcourC . an allied directive. son. concerns actual military defense. Al east that's the way things stand now. They may expect .to get economic aid from America, .and it will be strange if Russia isn t providing similar- assistance for the rebels. But we may take it foi granted, I believe, that, both Washington and Moscow will proceed with caution, since nobody wants to see another World War develop. The Italian and French governments are marshalling all then strength to meet their life and death crises. Italy, of course, is by far the weaker of the two and theie are no very precise indications of how much military strength she can muster to deal with the Red nenace. Misister of the Interioi Scelba, key man in Premier De Gasperi's denfense and a bitter foe of Communism, says he doesnt expect the leftist violence to cease. He declared in a speech at Naples: "Having failed in the parliamentary plane, which is the normal means of democratic political competition, XXX there remains only revolutionary force". . Meantime in neighboring France President Auriol has been taking drastic measures. He has recalled 140,000 conscripts to the Army to get set for eventualities, and at.the same time has been seeking to reorganize the cabinet on a middle- of-the-road basis politically. The recall of the troops brought home to Frenchmen the gravity of the we see Communist parties in j'arty. A mob in Garvina had at acked Christian Democrat headquarters and the police gau'iiion vith rifles, sub-machine-guns and spades. Another man was killed yesterday in Serracapri Cola, 60 miles north of Gravina, where police had ;o use the arms against a mob, The Communists appeared to be intending to make Puglia the cen ter of their violence. A mob of 1,000 Communists invaded and wrecked a rightist newspaper in. four packages of explosives were found tied to the main railroad line outside Bologna. Meyers Admits Signing False Affidavit their sympathy with the strikers throughout the nation and as a protest against the government's use of-'troops in coping with the labor situation. , , < Blum needed a. simple majority — 310 of the 618 assembly votes— for authority to form a cabinet. He was certain to be opposed by botp the estreme left and the extreme " "The republic which we identify with the fatherland is in danger," Blum told the deputies. "Civil lib- rtes, public peace and peace it- elf are'menaced. "The danger is double. On one and, international communism as openly declared war on French emocracy. On the other, a party as been constituted in France vhich has as its objective, and erhaps its only objective, the sep- ration of national sovereignty rom its fundamental traditions.' Obviously he was. referring-to De Gaulle's proposals to revise the onsitution. "I have come here to sound the alarm," the veteran statesman said. had been, sent tat mwqu lines (during the War. a. ment-:to evacuate these ' reached at the same t oil agreement and. the 1 tr the following month. >•'' lyiore than 1 a «month i,be| Majlis vote Was taken in?l Sadchlkov- told Quavam ; ;th;« sla would 'consider Iran T blood ; enemy"" if parlianw to approve the agreemeh day alter that, U. S. Amlj ~ "" "" n declare 'rest assure the American people'"Will ittift fully their freedom to" makel own'choice, -***• Qeorge V< .Allen Iianians could .-''r crisis as nothing else could have done. France and Italy powerful enough i j t is in this tcnse atmosphere to challenge the governments. Howl that the Big Four Foreign Minis- far that challenge will go must belters are assembling in Lindon to a matter of pure speculation at this juncture. Had the Communist parties in these two countries been supported by Russian troops of occupation—as was the case in eastern Europe—it might all have been over but the shouting before this. Both governments must work try to reach ageeements leadng to European peace. President Tur man wished Secretary of btate Marshall "God Speed and good luck" as th> general prepared to take off for London. The only sure thing about the conference at this juncture is that Marshall will need all the luck he can get, for things Police Report Auto Stolen Here During Night Theft of an automobile last night on West Ave B was reported today to the city police department by C. E. Winemiller of Hope. The vehicle, a 1939 model, Plymouth Coupe, was parked in front ot the owner's home. CityAccepI Library Fn Dr.Cannoi •i ! * Dr. G, E. Cannon, Washington, Nov. 21 —(/P)— Red aced and flustered, Maj. Gen Bennett E. Meyers acknowledge .oday he once signed a flase a: 'idavit concerning use of th Cadillac automobile which ha 'igured in the Senate investiga- ion of his wartrne actvites. The acknowledgement came as members of the Senate war invest!Bating committee cross-questioned nim on his story that he set up the Aviation Electric Company solely to help "my girl griend," Mrs. Mildred LaMarre, wife of the man who became its president. Mentioning the Cadillac, which B H LaMarre said Avaton Electrc bought for Meyers, Senator Ferguson (R - Mich) asked Meyers whether the car ever had been used by Aviation Electric prior to Jan- 1,1942—that is, prior to a wditime government freeze order on deliveries of new cars. Meyer replied. Nearly Half Inch Rain During Night; Temperature 42 Low temperature las>t night was 42 degrees with a high of 49 degrees and .34 of an inch of ram- 'all the Experiment Station announced today. These figures record readings up to 7 a.m. this morning. Ram continued to pout down here throughout the morning. 310 Main; Hope, Arkansas , Pea? or. Cannon: It* great .ftleasure, on be City o| Hope." the library buil Mrs. Cannon have so donated to the people ; Bempiftead W? realU? represents, a your pajrt, We , the benefits of this future generations *o|, are of mesUmaW§ v sure that &e library perpetuate the names 04 your good wife who haye,ffi on so bravely *or t|»e ^- J city and county 9ver a ; many years ^nd who an enviable ,fpQ( in our citizens. It is, our u Hemp3te»d County Librar iatipn will continue Ho U has in the -past. an wp} continue, to, maj^toij ing and organization ' dping »ow expressing ' and . trerae generosity in. . gracious g«t, we «wf Cold Wove Hits Manila - Mercury Skids to 66 Manila Nov. 21 — W») —Resident^ of tropical Manila shivered and reached for blankets today -r..*** second coldest day since W J»ber- out their own s.alvation so far as certainly look tgugh,

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