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JI**M 5**,, , * w i v ' ,$?srMC! ^r?rW^^s^^?^*/FT^%, ^f^o^H^ ", ^ • ' • " •' ^ . •» i -. -, ,*'<•: •ft v 1$, -HUP)- The &rnbers ot a gang iaU".itlirtr .Hoodlums claimed j-thal they lost their nerve to tstHgft/-attempt to wipe ttwrilr^f < * s / theSrYsudceeded in kill- three of the men. Two r were wounded: critically, «*>de*of the ,gartg of t'wdundiup on a 1 rnorgue frith IHVe/Jmilee, v bulleti! iri ?he* twtf otfter mernbers were . ,F*aw-aiting trial Jor murder. Hi 1 U'st'iriembe* of the gang, tili 20, ga.ve lib- yester- Wiled the leader, Tho .»cuey y 42, and arrested Lo- ehtress, 20, shortly after they evdnge oh a "stool plgion" .,^,njght iri Chicago's worst $s* jSlayhig since thi ,St. Valen^B,Day v messa<;re of 1929. »e, killed John Kuesis, 30, eX- fk* and garage operator, Theo- tfamea Callis, aliai Alex, 30. Jimil Sehmeichel, 30, a friend thesis. They wounded Kuesis' her, Nick, and Frank Baker, ?B. C mechanic in the Kuesis Sge. -Welli's surrender was arrang- x'tj!re*s{erday by his state senator, Wt>d V- Libonati. who acted as 'Mtojrney.' ' 3 rather sit in a jail cell then n ,a slab at the morgue," trfclli Hold detectives. Wtei'elli and ,'Fontress claimed - v ", lacked the nerve to carry"out tt;"part in the mass rnurdeis. elli claimed, that the only shot Jrcd during (he night of terror T 'M»hcn his guri discharged ac- $j.deptally. ' ""tenti'ess claimed that Daley or^ wd *hlm>to give Nick Kuesis and- Bjak&r the "coup de grace" after "y.Jiad wounded them. Instead, aid, he fired into the ground W their heads. atotyever, he claimed that Mor- fi$lred several shots into the live , said they participated in stshdotmgs because Daley had ale- , kill crazy and they were raid of him. J; , k M&relU said Daley decided to kill 1 yK J U(*sis because he allegedly tip- fj?ed police that he and Fentress :*Comrnitted an $800 robbery last •"--"•• iber They pleaded innocent charge and were acquitted ijit Fentress admitted today that ,Jb e y had pulled the robbery. Hj.John Kuesis was killed in his eatage. The other four men were ~>r£Gd into Daley's car and shot usuccession as the hoodlums drove rough-isolated sections of the cago area. Their only reason Wanting to kill them was to imate -all witnesses to Kuesis' fler, i Said it was cold during , but the four victims were repeating," , . , , SpAs 1 we drove, Daley played a is-wjth them." Fentress said, pulled the clip out of his gun hey' couldn't s,ee him do it. i'he'd*point the gun atone of ^afcTpull the trigger?% d»d i;t>ver>and pvtr. Each time they ntjknow if-the gun was loaded k'they, would plead for their Authorities said they regarded , ntress and Morelli as guilty as Saley' and would ask their trial wry tp sentence them to the elec- riC J chair. Oklahoma Firm •9W Bidder on Stadium f ~« wfyt'tle Rock, Dec. 15—(/p)— The rmon Construction of Oklahrrm V ,wi*h a bid of $1,170,000 was u+ho apparent low bidder today for "•traction of the new Arkansas Memorial Stadium at Fair • here iour bids were received by , adiu,m commission which Ripened them at 11 a. m in the " SOVamor's reception room. - large crowd of contractors, contractors material men, ^-spectators filled the room as ^commission opened bids from lannon. M, O Branton Constructs Co.. Little Rock; Pitmais, *»'— ,and Pickens. Little Baldwin Company, eoe 'bids contained 12 Alternates, which would result if de- ifJ adopted, TJjey include ens .l« -xv —T.—m'—w, -*4*v,r iMi^vivtc don jjtone, section p| ihe west & omission" ojt".floodlights, iSSlpn ' of turnstiles, /pmmission 4h» ».«Mj.^ n ,_ s,u,JJB, changing ,»alumyinum to steel concrete ; roadways to •*'"" —-"el^and omis- ^e, commission,''did not indicate %$£$&,**&** »!?* A«i Tnlfhja, be r adopted. ' thetn ^nypuld provide „, . ,J j J*4u«WwM }n -the glint pf the base bids. • a base bid, af $1,225, Baldwin told was $1,533.347, opening three 'tild$ of fenc- stadium, i the commission until .KB"'??*/ * stadium, to ' - so it StipUr by next ffif w ond Slett feffino Qy#r , Snow today as Mrborlpo-VrdeT 4 the - weather bureau her*? foie- _,JM>p« of SIP s^me tor tonight , tomorrow,. Sub-freezing temp„,»» „ iw? ilom 21 to g2 for the state to- an4 sleet storm hit be.--». Harrison reported sleet in 3&4ej>ree weather. Fay- ag^A 9 snow blanket at §n<J ajiaw continued to fall Jty (WyUngbt hours. Some J&ft r»J».h?r*. Round-Up in Palestine Following a grenade attack on a Palestine cafe in which a policeman was 'killed and 26 British soldiers wounded, Jews were rounded up in their homes for questioning. Photo shows British hording cfaptives through Jerusalem's Nahlat Shiva quarter to a screening center. Photo by NEA-Acme correspondent E. P. llanl. Search for Contraband in Palestine *frn the bicl^^n^ot a Jewish.'home in the Nahlat Shiva section 61 Jerusalem, British soldiers use a mine detector in search for hidden arms. The dawn search ^followed a terrorist attack on a cafe which Killed a policeman and wounded 26 British soldiers* Photo by _NEA-Acme correspondent E. F. Ham. Weakness in Civil Rights Machinery U. S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Subordinate position in Justice Department limits its effectiveness. Sometimes trustratea by hostility of local law enforcement officers or private citizens. Hampered by met fcctivc statutes Diagram above, prepared by ?,tt.. P ^?"P, v y eak spots . foi ..j investigative work, on the FBI which has many othei assignments. Sometimes hampered by inadequate co-operation bi U. S. attorneys in the field middle thirties but erature ArfeinS" 3 $! por £ d ' 92 inch Arkadelphia .75^ Pi ne Bluff 43' Clarendon , ,54; Monticello 72 : Ozqrk, 45; Little Rock 13 ' 72> The forecast called for "cloudy rain in east and north portions this l^rnoon- Partly clou^yTnd bolder. rain in northeast lowest temn- eratures 24-32 in north and (central portions tonight. Tuesday partly cloudy and continued cold." Four to five inches of snow on tlu? mountains between Fort Smith and Fayetteville v/ith the hiRhway 1 9nd ln) P assab 'e to heavy rail U. S. 65 iced over .now falling, highway is fir8t * wonted when Italian nlwsi- -«a chopped P beef , fried witb onions as a cure lor were in Ehe colds and coughs. e or Statue of Halsey Placed in Academy Annapolis, Md., Dec. 15 — (#>)— The naval academy museum had a new statue today —of Fleed Admiral William F. Halsey, and Halsey hoped the -bronze likeness would not represent him, "but ratner the lion-hearted team of men that I had serving under me during the war." Harold E. Stassen, Republican presidential aspirant and Halsey's lormer Hag secretary made a oneJ address yesterday formally Presenting the sculpture, done by Wheeler Williams of New York. A former navy captain, Stassen ? aid Halsey's famed Third Fleet mulcted upon the enemy greater losses than had ever been dealt cut In all history by the fleet of any admiral of any nation." "And such were his qualities of leadership through it all that a miihon men still say with pride with affection, with respect. 'I served with Halsey.' " After ceremonies unveiling the HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS 3lanries Parehts Mrs. Louis Hughes, of Arlington, Tenh., president of the national Parent-Teachers Assn., charged American parents with blaming their own failures and negligence in child training on schools and teachers. Explaining that only a limited amount of education Is'acquired in schools, she added, "A child's personality and thinking .habits are developed almost entirely outside ,of school and in the home." ST. LOUIS LIVESTOCK National Stockyards, 111, Dec. 15 ^PH- (USDA) — Hogs, 16,000; weights 180 Ibs up and sows steady to 25 higher than average Friday, sports more on sows; lighter weights steady to 25 lower; top and bulk good and choide 180-300 Ibs 26.50; few 320-375 Ibs 26.00-25; 160-170 Ibs 25.5026.00; 13 15 Ibs 23.525.25; mos 100-120 Ibs pigs 21. 23.00; few medium grade dwon to 2.50; bulk shows 450 Ibs down 24.25-75; few 25.00; over 450 Ibs 23.50-24.00; stags 18.00-2.5. Cattle, 6.00; claves, 1,400; mostly top good yearling type steers 32,000; good steers 23.50-28.00 with several'lots medium and good quality replacement steers 18.50-21.50; medium and good heifers and -mixed yearings Jargely 18.50^26.00; good cows 17.50-19.50; common and medium beef cows opeing at 14.5010.50; canners and cutters 11.5014.50; few good beef bulls around 20.00; medium and good sausage bulls, 17.00-19.00; good and choice 26.00-33.00; common and medium 14iOO-25.00. Sheep, 2,000;' market not established. Education Plan Continued From Page One :on University, ' St. Louis, Mo.; joodrich White, president of Smory University, Atlanta; Dougas S. Freeman, editor of the Richman, Va., News Leader, and Lewis W. Jones, President of the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. A statement indicating the basis lor the dissent will appear, it was announced, in the second volume of the commission's report. Six volumes in all will be issued, under ,he general title "Higher Educa ;ion for .American Democracy." Today's report said that education for freedom, democracy, and world peace should become part of every phase of college life, including the school administration and outside activities, rather than be confined to a few. courses or departments. And. as for the number of students the commission said college attendance should be boosted to "a minimum of 4,600,000" by 19GO, compared wth 2,340,000 this year. A much greater increase, in proportion, was urged for professional and graduate schools. They should enroll 600,000, the commission said, instead of the present 175,000, to reflect "the increasing need of the nation" for such training. . . . , . Administrative jobs may need some 2,000,000 more persons .. in 1960 than in 1940. it was estimated; nearly 1,000,000 new teachers must be recruited and trained between lP!5fi and 1960 to match the growth of the population and the economy, and to overcome today's deficit; some 26.000 more doctors will be needed than the number now in sight, and the nation will need about 40,000 more dentists than were practicing in 1940. To accomplish such goals the commission said, it will be necessary for the federal government to "expand greatly" it-financial aid. Scholarships, fellowships and "general support" were mentioned but the commission aid it would offer specific proposals in later reports. The commission membership includes promintent educators, journalists, church figures and other 1 :. o Russia Issues Continued From Page One speculation, which had increased market prices of some commodities to 10 or 15 time their pre-war levels. The price of bread under the new program will be 12 percent 'owcr than the old ration price. A 10 per cent cut will take place in cereals nntl macaroni. Meat, fish, fats, sugar, confectionery goods, nalt, potatoes and vegetables will remain at the present ration price. Citizens of Moscow received news of the rationing abolition with open joy. When the decree was broadcast and they realized its import, Russians slapped one another on the back and met in groups to discuss developments. The Russian worker has been apprised that the changes may cost him money, the announcement of the decree said that any monetary losses suffered by individuals under the currency reform were "the last sacrifices" which would be demanded of them as the result of World War II. • o Daily Bread Continued From Page One cizing, by inference, the Communists' tactics when they are in the majority. A Communist-Controlled government does not, of course, respect the rights of minority opinion. 5urh opinion, according to the Lenin-Stalin gospel, is expressed only oy wreckers and traitors. So the 'ommunist majority doesn't only steam-roller the opposition. It puts t put of business by execution, imprisonment, and other forms of liquidation. If Comrade Gosnat used this 8- year-old movie to justify his fili- bhster it must have been a case of his being damned if he did and damned if he didn't. The whole idea was contradictory and out of character, and it has caused us to waste altogether too much time trying to figure it out. The only possible explanation that has come to us is that maybe Market Report POULTRY AND PRODUCE Chicago, Dec. 15 — (/P) —Butter steady; receipts (two days) 335.058; prices unchanged; 93 score AA 87; <J2 A 86; 90 B 83 ;89 C 74; cars: 90 B 83.5; 89 C 75. Eggs weak; receipts (Two days) 27.87; prices 1-2 to two cents lower; U. S. extras No. 1 0; No. 2 58; No. 3 and 4 55-5; U. S. Standards N lo.and 2 53-95; No. 3 and 4 51-53; current receipts 5052; dir ties 38.5; checks 37.5. Live poultry steady receipts 24 trucks, one car; prices unchanged to a cent a pound higher; FOB: fowl 24.5; leghorn fowl 20; roasters 31-34; fryers 33-37; broilers 3233; old roosters 1; FOB wholesale market; Heavy ducks 32; light ducks 22; young hen turkeys 4D; young toms under 18 pounds 39; over 18 Ib 3; old toms 30. : ; o NEW YORK COTTON New York, Dec. 15 — (fl>) —Cot ton futures were lower today under light but persistent pressure of commission house liquidation. Some of the selling was believed to be for tax pur.oses. the decline as accelerated by the touching off of stop-loss orcdrs, while mills covered contrats oonly the scale down. There was further nearby decem- ber liquidation and switching into later months, anticipating expiration of December contrats at noon tomorrow. : Late afternoon prices were 75 cents to $1.90 a bale lower than the previous close. Dec. 3.25, March 3.01 and ay 35.2. Futures closed 75 cents to $2.40 a bale lower than the previous close. Dec high 3.50 — low 33.10 — last 3.15 off 32 Men high 3.48 — low 35.8 9— last 35.91-94 off 45 to 48 May high 3.10 — low 35.48 — last •35,54 off 44- . Jly- high 34.81) —'low 34.32 — last 1 :34.32-34 off 34 to' 3 Oct high 31.78 — low 31.35 — last . 31.50 off 15 Dec high 31.08 — low 30.55 — last 30.80N off 17 Middling spot 3.73N off 48. N-nominal. bronze oust, Admiral Halsey said: "I am naturally deeply touched and greatly honored, very grateful and at the same time very humble. I like to think that this bust does not represent me — although it is supposed to look like me — but ratner the lion-hearted team of men that I had serving under me during the war." GRAIN AND PROVISIONS Chicago, Dec. 15— (/P) — Grains started out higher on the board of trade today, but an increase in selling pressure during the last hour knocked prices down to a'rund the preceding -close. Trading was not active. Most local traders were inclined to remain on the sidelines :'n view of' legislative uncertaities i n Washington. Cash dealers reported a slackening in demand for cash corn, ac- coinpanicd by a weakening of prices. Wheat was 1 1-4 lower to 1-4 higher, December $3.OP, 1-2, corn was 7-8 lower to 1 cent higher, December, $2.57 1-4—$2.56 3-4, oats wore 1-4 lower to 5-8 higher, December $1.24 1-2, and sybcans were 1-2 to I cent higher, March $3.86. Chicago, Dec, Dec. 10 — (/P) — Wheat moved higher n the spot mrket today; receipts 30 cars. Corn was unchanged to a cent higher; basis unchanged to a cent easier; bookings 33,000 bushels; shipping sales 60,000 bushels; receipts 192 cars. Oats were un- chnangcd to a cent lower; basis unchanged to a cent lower; shipping sales 50,000 bushels; receipts 22 cars. Soybeans receipts were 25 cars. o NEW YORK STOCKS New York, Dec. 15 — (/P) —On one of the best volumes of the past two months, the rrbounding stock market today achieved further selective recovery. Rails tilted forward at the start as hopes for another freight rate boost rrightened. Oils steels and While • assorted osers persisted a pecial issues attracted bidders: While assorted osers persisted at the close, and top marks were rimmed in the majority of cases, gains ran to 2 points or so with few much wider jumps in evidence. Transfers for the full • prodeedings were in the neighborhood of 1,400,000 shares. On the declining side were Glenn Martin, Crhysler, American Telephone, Santa Fe, N. Y. Central Owens-Illinois. Kennecott, American can, Du Pont and Allied Chemical. Touching highs for 1947 were Follansbee steel. Nickel Plate Railway, National Enamel, Skelly Oil, and Amerada Petroleum. Bonds hardened all around. . o NEW ORLEANS COTTON New Orleans, Dec. 15 — (.T 1 ) — Cotton futures declined here today under heavy long realizing and hedge selling. Closing prices were barely steady, $1 to $2.25 a bale lower. Dec hi all 36.40 — low 35.77 — clise 35.SOB Mch high 36.54 — low 35.87 — close 35.88-89 May high 36.10 — low 35.48 — close HopeStai Stur o» Hope 1899; Presj 1917, Consolidated January 18, 1929 Published every Weekday afternoon hv STAR PUBLISHING CO C. t. Palmer, President fclo H. Washburh, Secretary 'TtenMi'* at the Star building , 217-2)4 South Walnut Strep- Hone. Ark AI«K. H. Woshburn, Editor 8. Publish*" Paul H. Jones, Managing Editor Georao W. Hasmor, Mech. Suot lilt M. Oavli, Advertising Managr Emma G. Thomai, Cashier Entered as second class maiter at th. Post Office at Hope, Arkansas, under th> "Vet of March 3. 1897. IAP)—'Mtans Associated Press. (NEA)—Means NnwsoaD*?' ' : nierDrn> Association • Subscription Rates: (Always Payable l> Advance): By city carrier per week 20t per month 85c. Mail rates—In Hemp sread, Nevada, Howard, Miller nni LaFayette counties, 14.50 par Venr' nK* *Here $8.50. : National Advertising Representative Arkansas Dailies, Inc.; Memphis, Tenn • ilerick Building; Chicago, 400 North Mich igan Avenue: New York Citv, 292 Madiso. Ave.; Detroit, Mich., 2842 W. Gram "'"d.; Oklahoma City, 314 lermvno! Blrlo ••Jew Orleans. 722 Union St Member of the Associated Press: Th. Associated Press is entitled exclusively" 1< the use for republication of all the loco news printed in this newspaper as well o nil AP news dispatches. Balcony Sniper Shoot's Dancer London, Dec. 15—(UP)—Police reported today the case of a balcony gunman who shot an air rifle slug into the shoulder of a 21-year old blonde ballet dancer. Vera Valentine, but failed to disrupt the performance. Miss Valentine was shot Saturday night as she slithered into a split in the finale, of the "Ballet Parisienne" in a suburban London theater. The slug, she said, hit her shoulder with the kick of a mule. Blood flowed across her seciuin-studded brassiere and trickled down to the Hawaian snsh that covered her hips. All she heard, she said, was a faint "swish." Miss Valentine finished her ner- fprmance and then rushed to a hos- nital to have the pellet removed. Police searched the theater. They found no clue to the assailant, but deduced the gunman must have fired from the balcony. Several other members of the troupe also reported hearing swishing noises during the performance but none was hit. However, several pellets were found on the stage. Elizabeth, °Phi!!ip Tony and Friend Phyllis Buntiatfi. 10-year-old 4-H Club member from Kes- wic'k, Iowa, cuddles up to Tony,* her 1100-pound Hereford steer, entered in the 48th annual International Livestock Exposition in Chicago. More than 12,500 animals from 32 states and Canada, many of them raised by 4-H youngsters, competed: Monday, December 15, 1947 cal center, the two boards proposed to erect one building, adjacent to the present state hospital to be Used as a medical school and memorial hospital, with one wing to be constructed by the state hospital and remain under its supervision and control. The university board also proposed issuance of an unspecified amount of four per cent revenue bonds to finance that part of the proposed building to be used as a medical school. The resolution stated that such bonds were to be secured solely by revenues drived from 1 tuition fees, laboratory fees, library fees, etc., paid by students Who matriculate in the medical school. The legislature appropriated $1,600,000 for the memorial hospital and use of an additional .?800,000 anticipated grant of federal funds is contemplated. The state hospital proposes to use "such funds as may then be available, or which may thereafter become available." Today's Supreme Court opinion pointed out that Act GO of 1911, which created the old lunatic asylum, authorized the board to "receive, hold dispose of and convey all real and personal property conveyed to them by gift, devise >• or otherwise," and said subsequent acts have not abrogated that authority. "We think it clear that the hospital board had the power to make the property avalable to the university board for the purpose intended which will obviously be of great benefit to the state hospital" the court said, adding that: "The university board, through legislative enactments, also had the power to accept the site offered by tho hospital board and to erect the memorial hospital and medical school building thereon." In holding that the university board has authority to move the medical schoo, the opinion said it was admitted in the demurrer" that present grounds of the school are insufficient and that construction of a combined medical school buildings and memorial hospital will better enable the board to maintain the school according to the standards of the American Association of Medical colleges." n Deputy Gosnat was citing "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington" the way Huey Long used to read pot- likker recipes during his filibusters. Maybe Comrade Gosnat was just killing time. In that case the Thomas Committee won't have to bother investigating "Mr. Smith," Mr. Capra and Mr. Stewart. London, Dec. 15—(/P)—Princess •Elizabeth and Prince Philip . were back in the workaday world of royalty today after 23 days of honeymoon seclusion. The youne couple stepped off the Aberdeen Express yesterday and were whisked away to Buck- 'neham ^alacp where they will live until their own quarters in Clarence House—an old mansion overlooking St. James Park—are ready for occupancy. For Philip, the end of the honeymoon meant a return tn his duties with the Royal Navy. Still on the active list with the rank of lieutenant, he was scheduled to take up a new post at once in the admiralty's operations division. Elizabeth will oversee the rcdec- nralion of Clarence House, which will take about a year. Thev royal honeymooners' re- iiirn tn London coincided with the Wnd 'birthday of King George VI which was observed with a family narty at Windsor Castle. The birthday is 'Celebrated officially on June 13—because the weather then is more propitious for public ceremonies traditional to the occasion. Little Rock, Dec. 15—(/P)—Construction of a new University of Arkansas Medical School building and a Memorial hospital on I grounds to the Little Rock unit of | the State Hospital was approved by the supreme court today. A unanimous decision affirmed Pulaski Chancery Court in the case of Edward H. Lindsay, a taxpayer, against Faber A. White, chairman of the state hospital board, and others, a test suit brought to clear up any legal obstacles to the project. The opinion reviewed the history of the state hospital, originally the Arkansas State Lunatic Asylum, and the university medical school, which began as' the Arkansas Industrial University Medical department, a private corporation. It concluded that "both boards have a broad discretion in the discharge of their respective trusts xxx we find no abuse of discretion here." Acts of the 1947 legislature made appropriations for construction of a war memorial hospital in connection with the medical school and for additional construction by the state hospital. In creating the proposed medi- Ailhough the British "austerity" basic milk ration is only two pints a week, consumption of milk in Britain is 166 percent of what it was in 1938. Jaffa in Palestine is the town from which Jonah sailed on the trip on which, according to tne Bible, he was thrown to the whale. WANTED Three furnished apartments, two, three or four rooms. These are for station personnel recently moved to Hope, and a very desirable class of tenants. It is imperative that KXAR get these people placed promptly, and the co-operation of property owners will be ap- prsciated. Please 'phone 508. HOPE BROADCASTING CO. Radio Station KXAR Robert L. Mitchell, Genl. Mgr. Former Leader of Salvation Summit. N, J., Dec. 15 — (/P) — General Edward J. Higgins, 33- ycai'-olrl third international lender of the Salvation Army, died yesterday at Fair Oaks Sanitarium here. He had been ill a month. Gen. Higgins, who was succeeded in 1934 by General Evangeline Booth, relinquished tho post clue to ill health over the protest of salvation Army throughout the world, tie was elected to head the Salvation Army in 192P. succeeding General Bramwell Booth. Gen. Higgins was tho first man outside the Booth family to head the Salvation Army. Printers Return to Work After One-Day Strike Norristown, Pa., Dec. 15 — (fP) — Typesetters at the Norristown Times-Herald today ended a one- week strike, returning to work on what a management spokesman said wore "company terms." W. H. Shelton, general manager of the newspaper, said the 43 typesetters, members of Local 620, AFL -International Typographers Union, accepted the naper's last wage offer and returned on an open shop basis. The union previously hart won a rlos^d shop. Shelton said the open-closed shop was not a central issue in the dispute. The general manager said that since the strike began last Monday, tho newspaper had hired "12 to 15" new typesetters. Union spokesmen would not comment on the settlement. The strike was called Dec. 8 when the typesetters demanded a wage boost from $60 weekly tn $72.50. The newspaper offered *67.50. Shelton said 1ho union agreed to accept the $7.50 figure. 35.47-49 Jly high 34.79 34.35-38 Oct high 31.70 31.41 B-Bid. low 34.32 — close low 31.37 — close NO COMPLAINTS on our pirty line.' We've got some neighborly people on our telephone party line. We get the best service by sharing—even Stephen. . No 1-o-n-g d-r-a-w-n o-u-t conversations for us. We keep 'em short and to the point. That gives the other fellow a chance to do his calling. It's a good system for good service. SOUTHWESTERN BELL TELEPHONE CO. Monday, December 15, 1947 HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Social ana P< 'octal ana i crsona Phone 768 Between 9 A. M. and 4 P. M. Social Calendar l r. '> -'•» Monday, December 15 ~ The Business Women's circle of First Baptist church will meet Monday night at seven thirty at the home of Mrs. M. S. Bates at Elm and '16th streets for its annual Christinas party. Monday, Deceirfber 15 The Alalhean Sunday School class of the First Baptist church « >ill meet at the Educational build- -.ig of the church at seven o'clock Monday night for its annual Christinas party. A pot luck supper will served and husbands of the members will be guests. Y.W.A. of the First Baptist church will meet at .the Educational building at 7:15 Monday night for its regular meeting. Mrs. Bill Keltner will review the Mission Study Book. All members are asked to bring something for the Christmas Miss Beryl Henry will give the devotional. The Winsome Sunday School class of the First Baptist church will meet Tuesday evening at 7:15 at the home of Mrs. Homer Beyerley, 804 East Division with Mrs. Milton Dillard as associate hostess. Each member is asked to bring o gift for the church nursery. Tuesday. December 16 The V.F.W. Auxiliary will mast Tuesday evening at 7:30 at the V.F.W. Hall For transportation call 149-W or 335-W The Cosmopolitan Club will meel Tuesday night at 6:45 at the home of Mrs. Jim McKenzie at the S.P.G. All members are remludui to bring a gift for the tree. i ucsclay, December 16 The Gleaner s Sunday School class of First Baptist church will meet Tuesday night at 7:30 at the home o£ Mrs. Byron Hefner with Mrs. John Shiver, Mrs. J. L. Rodgers, Mrs. E. S. Franklin and Mrs. Clevc Andres as associate hostesses. This is the annual Christmas party and gifts will be exchanged. Creomulsion relieves promptly because it goes right to the seat of the trouble to help loosen and expel germ laden phlegm, and aid nature to soothe and heal raw,, tender, inflamed bronchial mucous membranes. Tell your druggist to sell you n bottle of Creomulsion with the un- 4fc:lerstandins you must lika the way it quickly allays the cough or you are to have your money back. Shipshape Technique in DecR-Cutting Tuesday, December 16 The Oglcsby P.T.A. will mce Tuesday afternoon at three o'clock at the school. A Christmas program will be presented by the students. The executive board will meet at two-thirty. Wednesday, December 17 The Lilac Garden Club will meet at three o'clock Wednesday afternoon at the home of Mrs. W. O. Bcene for its annual Christmas party with Mrs. C. C. McNeill, Mrs. A. E. Slusser and Mrs. W. G. Allison as associate hostesses. Wednesday, December 17 The Brookwood P.T.A. will meet at the school at 3 o'clock Wtdncs- day afternoon for its December meeting. The program will be furnished by the students of the school. Thursday, December 18 The Azalea Garden Club will IPs s" / Rfe for Coughs, Chest Colds, frronchilis — TODAY - TUESDAY — — FEATURES 2:00 4:17 - 6:34 meet at two o'clock Thursday afternoon at the home o£ Mrs. Franklin McLarty with Mrs. George Robison, Mrs. W. R. Herndon, Mrs. R. L. Broach, Mrs. Kelly Bryant and Mrs. Syd McMath as associate hostesses. Coming and Goina Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Westermon. have as guest their grandson, James Kinney of Athens. Georgia. Hopewell PTA Program Well Attended The Hopewell School "Banquet Luncheon' 1 was well attended last week. A good program was presented. The "Banquet Luncheon" was honoring Mattie V. Smith the ex- P.T.A. president who engineered the P.T.A. into paying $250 for a piano for the school in sixty days. Guest speaker Ilia D. Upchurch, supervisor of negro schools in Nevada county. Kemarks by Clifford Franks, DOROTHY DIX secretary of Hope school board. The proceeds from the affair is to be used to help build a concrete walk from the school building to the street. The group thanked Ycrger School for its aid. o The Doctor Says: By EDWIN P. JORDAN, M.D. Written for NEA Service Practically everyone knows that penicillin, while not a "miracle" drug, is extremely useful in certain kinds of infections. Penicillin is an extract of a common mold. It has the power of interfering with the growth and multiplication of certain germs both inside and outside the human body. One of the most interesting uses to which penicillin has been put is against certain infections involving the breathing apparatus—the Boy Polygamist DEAR DOROTHY DIX: I am living with my two wives and 1 certainly need help. At'the age of 17 I had trouble with my parents and left home and went to Another city where I met a woman of 50 whom I married on the common law plan. At the age of 19 I married a girl of 21 who worKs. and she came to live with us. The older woman knows how to handle me better than my young wife and she attracts me more physically, but I would rather be seen out with my young wife because she is prettier. Now the situation is getting out of hand and 1 do not know what to do, as I don't even know which woman 1 like best. I am now 20 years old. is the wife of a friend of ours, and now the top has blown off and everything has been brought out in the open. Her husband is much amazed and says he no longer loves her, but I still loVc my ; husband despite everything he has done to me. Is there any use in being- patient with him in the hope that he will some day come back? MRS. A. H, ANSWER: Yes, there are other Wives like you who are capable of a; love so strong and enduring that they can forgive an erring husband seventy times seven, and still take him back in the end and hide, his faults even from their own eyes. He as soon as you can. G. H. B. Joseph Gary, 77, of Aberyslwyth, Wales, and Eileen Butlin, 22, of London, execute the tricky steps of a folk dance that won them first prize in a contest held aboard the Holland-America liner Nieuw Amsterdam on its first postwar voyage to New York. Gary is en route to Alberta, Canada, to visit two sisters he has not seen for 47 years, while Miss Butlin is bound for Altoona. Pa. respiratory system. In some these cases it has been given, of not Dr. J. W. Branch has returned from a two weeks stay in Chicago, Illinois. He was € fov© repulsed her! Mr. and Mrs. Hale Roe and Miss Thelma Haynes of Ca'mden were the Sunday guests of Mr. Leo Purdue here. Mrs. Herbert Lewallen and daughter, Carolyn, Mrs. Dan Green and Bill Thomas were the guests of Mrs. Luther Smith in Washington Sunday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs, H. W. Hatcher spent Sunday with relatives and !riends in Warren. THE STORY: It all starfed after I had been in Hollywood three months, writing the movie script for one of my own mystery books —and letting Jeff Hayerson help me get over Oscar Craig. Jeff was director on my picture and a very attractive man. It was a shock to learn that he had been married for some time to Avis Vaughn, our glamor star, and that she refused, to divorce him. Jeff wanted Madge Narney, who looked like Avis, to play her sister in the film, but the star insisted on doing both roles herself. Liz Leyden, my unpleasant collaborator, suggested a small party at my place that evening when he would try to talk Avis into changing her mind. On' the way home, I stopped at Rayella's shop to pick up the special lipstick she had made for me. Ravella had also made one for Avis and asked if I would mind giving it to her. Liz Personal Mention Friends of Mrs. Finley Ward will 3e pleased to know that she has 3een returned to her home here for convalesence from Hot Springs whre she spent the past two weeks. Hospital Notes Saturday, December 13 Julia Chester Admitted: Mrs. J. W. Patterson, Hope. Discharged: Mrs. A. L. Drilling, Corning. Ark. M. E. Patrcik, Rt. 4, Hope. and looked at the lipstick and dropped it carelessly into her bag, leaving the wrappings on the dressing table. Liz and Art were one drink up on us when we joined them in the living room. Liz mixed highballs for us and we sipped them before we did much talking. It was Liz who finally took the floor. He began to tell about the changes we were going to make' in the script to build up the part of the wife. Avis objected once or twice, but Liz smoothed over her objections and began to paint a glowing picture of what a starring role this would be when we finished with it. I began to wonder • what was going to be left for Madge Narney. I was burning anyway. The way Liz talked one would have thought that I had nothing to say about the script— nothing at all. Just a mere onlooker at this little con- by usual injection through a needle, but by putting it in powder form and blowing it into the mouth and nose. Inhaled penicillin is of doubtful or no value for tuberculosis, pneumonia, and some of the other infections of the lungs or breathing apparatus. It has been used successfully, however, in some patients with bronchitis caused by germs and infections. It is of value for some victims of asthma. And favorable results have been reported from penicillin inhalations i'or certain patients with chronic sinus infections and abscesses of the lungs. There is a condition also in which the bronchi, which arc the .. v t .L«M.lfcOt 1 V«J*iJ.W»**V»»*«»*W»!»»V.JV'«»*.»*- Please advise me m the paperj isn . t wor th waiting for, but they lave no choice In tho matter. Once they have given their hearts o a man, they cannot take them back again and no matter what a poor, miserable specimen of a creature he is, he is their man and they want him. And, curiously enough, the philandering husband, who falls for every pretty face and is just a worrian chaser, is far more apt to return ;o the wife he has been unfaithful to than is the man who wants to divorce his wife and marry another woman. The philanderer never:has .been any deep love lor any woman. ; He just wants to amuse himself, but the time comes when he gets old and needs care and attention and then he is almost sure to return to his wife and let her pet and coddle him. A poor reward for years of waiting, but it's her heart's desire. (Released by The Bell Syndicate, Inc.) breathing tubes leading into the lungs, become diseased and enlarged developing into a condition called bronchiectasis. In advanced cases of bronchiectasis, surgery has been a successful form of treatment. More Research Penicillin, however, in the form of a spray or possibly fine powder will prevent the disease from advancing in some cases. This may make surgery unneces. sary, at least in some cases. Work is still going to to perfect was the first guest to arrive for my I fab. And .then suddenly when party -that evening. Branch Mr and Mrs. G. E. Moses announce the arrival of a son on Dec. 13, 1947. Admitted: Mrs. G. E. Moses, Hope. Discharged: Mrs. D. E. Faris and baby girl, Strong, Ark. - TODAY - TUESDAY — FEATURES 2:39 - 4:40 - 6:&3 - 9:00 A LAMESS BEAUTY... Tr£ii5ag Her Ssuile for a Haa's !He! Josephine Admitted: Baby Michael Landes. Rt. Hope. Walter Jones. Rt. 1, Hope. Monday, December 15 Julia Chester Admitted: Mrs. A. T'. Johnston, Hope. . Jesse Monroe Duckelt, Hope. Discharged: Mrs. Lloyd Spencer, Hope. John Purtlc, Rt. 2, Hope. Mrs. Kenneth Hamilton, Hope. Mrs. V. C. Rothwell and daughter, Lynda Kay, Hope. Josephine Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Jones, Rt. 4, Hope announce the arrival of a daughter on December 14. Admitted: Mrs. Gerald Jones, Rt. 4, Hope. Tom Moore, Minden, Louisiana. Discharged: T. O. Porter. Hope. H. M. Hamilton, Hope. XI Liz seemed to feel that the occasion called for a truce in hostilities and some slight homage to the social amenities. "Nice place you've got here," he observed in his thin voice. He walked over to the big studio window that gives a panoramic view of Hollywood below and took a look. "It belongs to Henry Osgood — furniture and all. I'm just subleasing it." "Yes, I know. I used to be up here a lot before Henry went in the army. He and I worked together." I offered him a cigaret and asked him if he'd like to mix the drinks. "I'm not too good at that sort of thing." He said, "Sure." When I started to show him the alcove with its bar he brushed me aside, "I know all about that little gadget." Of course, he would, if he had been around with Henry. The door bell chimed again and I went to answer it and this time it was Avis Vaughn and Art Cloves. I sent Art into the living room to join Liz and led Avis back to my. guest room. She sat down at the dressing table and began to touch up her face, although there wasn't a thing wrong with it that I could see. And that reminded me. "Oh . . . Ravella gave me a lipstick to give to you. I stopped at her shop this evening to get one she had made for me and happened to mention that you were going to be here." I went into my room and got the package. t "It's about time," Avis snapped. "If I'd had this today things wouldn't have happened." Superstition thy name is Hollywood, I thought flippantly —Ravella had said tho star would blame her for the day's misfortunes. Avis unwrapped the package Avis wasn't looking at. him, winked at me. I decided then to keep my mouth shut for the time anyway. He was buttering the bait for Avis. And she swallowed it. It wasn't long until he had her believing that to play the part of the sister as well as that of the wife would really detract from her big role. Then I suggested giving Jeff a ring and having him join us, "Since everything is settled." Avis bridled at this for a moment. But she gave in. While we waited for Jeff I went down to the kitchen and made some coffee and fixed up a tray with some crackers and sliced cheese and stuffed olives. It was the best I could do on the spur of the moment. the methods of using penicillin solutions or. powders by inhalation. There are now several ways of producing a fine spray which can be breathed down. Also investigations are being conducted as..to what conditions are best suited to this type o: treatment. .Many good results have already been recorded. How ever, it is still too soon to know definitely in advance which pa tients will be benefited by this type of treatment and which wil" not. . ANSWER: Any man who is living with two wives in the same house and at the same time certainly does need to send out an SOS call for help. A .wise man once said that no man could court two girls at the same time and preserve a good average, yet that would be no trick at all compared to keeping the peace between two wives, more especially when one is young and pretty and the other old and homely. Hard Situation Of course, H is done in the countries where polygamy is practiced and where the more wives the merrier, and the easier for the husband, for it relieves him of the necessity of having to toil and moil to support the family. He simply sits.down and lets his Georgians do it. I well recall a scene I once witnesses in North Africa. On a beautiful hillside, under a spreading orange tree, sat a handsome Sheik in immaculate white linen from head to toe, while he watched his seven wives carrying heavy baskets of fertilizer which ley spread upon the ground. Unfortunately for you, we have ot yet gotten the matrimonial roblcm so well in hand, as they eem to have done in Orient. One ife is thought to be enough, and omotimes too much, per husband i this country. But for a boy of 20 o have acquired two, helpmeets; nows that you have plenty of get p and get and are not afraid of aKing risKs. Of course, it has always been asier in every dime and every anguagc to get a wife than it is o know what to do with her after oil get her, and I regret extreme- y that I am unable to throw any ight on thesubject, or to hold out a helping hand to one who is trying o teach his two wives to love each ther. Apparently it is a riddle that -O one knows how to solve. Even he Chinese ideograph of a fight is wo women in the same house. The only advice I can give you is o emigrate, preferably to some The Most Talked About Movie of the Year ON THE SCREEN AT LASTl COLOR BY TECHNICOtOR TUES. WED. THURS. starting LINDA DARNELL • CORNEL WILDE RICHARD GREENE-GEORGE SANDERS It was just after I reached the kitchen that the lights of a car flashed along th'e drive outside the kitchen windows and in their glare I could see the flower bed where my poor cat had died the night before. Then the lights went oil. I thought it was Jeff arriving and went on with my preparations for a snack. Liz Leyden came down and helped me carry the tray and the coffee op to the living room. Avis and Art were siNting on the davenport when we went up. Sil- iting close together. Art had his arm around Avis and her hair was all mussed. "Where's Jeff?" I asked, looking around the room. "He hasn't. . ." Avis began. But just then the doorbell rang and it was Jeff. Liz let him in. Jeff smiled at me and said "Hello" all around and took a second look at Avis, making some sarcastic crack about its evidently having aegen a rough party. Avis sat up and began to do things to her hair. So I didn't ask him until much later if it had been he who turned into the driveway 10 minutes before. We sat around and munched crackers and cheese and drank the coffee—Avis wasn't having any, she demanded a whiskey and soda instead—and broke the news to Jeff that Avis was willing to give- up the sister part. He listened rather quietly for him; in fact, later when I thought about it I fell that he had been preoccupied all eve- ing. But that's the trouble with looking back on things. In the-light of what happened in the next two hours everything inevitably seemed different. "(To Be Continued) o 48 Pupils on Blevins Training School Honor Roil The Blevins negro Trainini School honor roll for the secant six weeks of the fall term has 4! names. To attain the honor roll i pupil must have an average grad of B, with no grade below a C must not have been absent fron school over 3 days during the pel iod of six weeks, must not have black mark against his name du to undesirable conduct, and mus have made some special contribi tion in the line of service to th general welfare of the school. Elementary department: Jarne Lewis English, Saveannah Briggs dm Still &t to i Jhj 1 HOW IT country where wives are an asset nstead of a liability. DEAR DOROTHY DIX: Can a wife really forgive a'philandering lusband a dozen times' over? Will such a man ever settle down to one woman? My husband has been having an affair with a woman, who Booth, Norma Lee Hill, Lemuel Wade. Monroe Spears. Chester Bruce, William B. 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