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HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Friday, December 19, 1947 .&/*.»' "Uli 1FIED *&&» Muii B« In Office Day Before Publication " 'ft "" ' 'D.yi Month I'lO * S M **iu w«3y S.40 4.00 19.00 v 2.70 ', 4.50 13.50 ' 8.00 5.00 15,00 •re tor Continuou* > Insertions Only ..'•nt Ads Cam in Advance Taken over th» Phone Notice ,~ ( Btf¥ TJSfiD FURNITURE, fOneTjpWce or carload. City Fmni- Iture Co. Phone 61. 226 East 3rd. ISteeet. • "-if ,! YOUR CHRISTMAS GIFT lagazincs now. Special rates, as. Rqynerson. Phone 28, City < ' • 23-lm »SNACK- SHOP WILL BE "January^ 3, ' 1948, 18-m „._ gAtURD&Y"OR SUN- for Los Angeles and Fresno, ''ng New Ford. Can\ carry ,_^ passengers. Call Howard frackwell at 112-W or 1100. 19-3t For Rent SrROOMS , FURNISHED light housekeeping. .Mrs. , J. E, Sffiqoley" Phone 38-F-U." 17-tt PR FOUR UNFURNISHED iSto'oins. Phone 868 or 772. W. E gpruner." ' 17-3t 3V STUCCO HOUSE AND "? ,has"" electricity. Two gas pS( good location. Turn „ nd for two school buses. ,„ , ;es' out on Blevins highway i^JSe^tSJdi'HoUston, City Furniture ^-•EWM East 3rd St., Hope, Ark 18-3 ifl^S BOOM UNFURNISHED APART " " i-ment. Also furnished bedroom 'Apply 222 West Ave. G. 19-3t Lost . For Sale 1206 BUYS. EQUIPMENT FOR your own business. No mcrchan disc. Outside work. Clear $3,000 by May. Write A. Frank Jackson, Ashville, North Carolina 11-Gt $35 GETS NEW FLOOR FURNACE complete, 4th house east of Jones Garage off end of South Main Street. H. B, Morelock. 15-3t MECHANIC SHOP, NEW BUILD- ing, concrete floor. Some tools and lot. Good business, Bodcaw, Ark, See Edwaid Allen, Route 2, Hope, Ark. 15-Gt TWO YEAR OLD MALE ENG lish setter Ready for field. Newi Pentecost. Phone 215-W. 10 3 SHETLAND PONY, 5 iTKA*tS old. Real gentle for cnlldren Saddle and bridle. Delton Hous ton. Phone 231-W. 103 GENUINE BROWN FOX FUR neck piece. Priced reasonable Call 083-W after 6 p.m. 10-3 PRACTICALLY NEW 48 BASE Lombard! Accordian, m exccllen condition at Vn price. Ideal Furm ture Store. 17-3 GOOD CLEAN 1,941 FORD SUPER Deluxe tudor sedan. Reasonablj priced. Gradie Clark, Rt. 3, Hope Ark. 17-3 MAHOGANY FINISH' BEDROOM suite, Priced right at $100 Cai 751-J. or See at 560 East 5th St 18-3 PRACTICALLY NEW STEKL frame baby buggy $11 divan and chair Call 633-W Als 19-3 Fair Enough By Westbrook Pegler Copyright, 184 1 ? By King Features Syndicate. Washington, Dec. 13— Some of nir union heads like to recall a orriblo time when a bloke worked six. days for $12 and maybe less. That was a low-down living but as good as many a man can buy his family on his take-home pay today. A suit of clothes for a man or i grown boy cost $15 and $2.50 was ;he average price for shoes. Every neighborhood had a cobbler; half- soles, 50 cents In winter only the rich had green vegetables and they were hot-house stuff because Florida was a wilderness The diet of the httl" people, as Mrs. Roosevelt still calls Louis-Walcotf Fight Film Here Sunday Manager Earl Young of the Rialto Theater announced today that the controversial Joe Louis v's "Jersey Joe'' Walcott fight pictures for the Heavyweight Championship of the world will be shown for three days starting Sunday, in addition to the regular feature presentation. No fight in recent years has aroused such a furore as the fifteen round fracas between Louis and Walcott, in which Louis was E'ayet.teville, Dec. 19 — UP) — Dr. ugene Lambert, University of Arcansas basketball coach and a former playing star,'will be honored vith a dedication of a game at the national collegiate championship ournament in San Francisco, Dec. 26, 27 and 28. He will receive the Helms Foundation Award. As an Arkansas player in 1928, Dr. Lambert was accorded national recognition. given the judges' having weathered decision after the storm of Walcott's fists. Opinions of the sports writers have been varied, and a great deal of controversial comment on the decision has been expressed pro and con. Sports fans of Hope will, according to Manager ,.„_, „ .......... _____ Earl Young, have an opportunity is of the inferior orders, mast I to decide for themselves when they have been vcry.bad from the standpoint of a modern case But, the $12 boys turned worker. out a , robust lot and we had no rickets in our neighborhood either. Bread and butter, beef, milk, bacon and eggs and the cellar vegetables saw us through the .'winters. Rent was proportionate and some of the dwellings of the working classes of 40. years : ago are still drawing rental income In. the big cities. .The old man' brought home his pay, if the loan shark didn't catch him or he didn't fall in with evil companions, and the wife and mother nickeled it out and kept up. the instalments on the sewing machine, I doubt that the expense of liquor see the championship fight pictures at the Rialto theater. The full fifteen rounds are shown, and the pictures are approximately 30 minutes in length, with the camera-eye view in regular and slow motion affording an excellent opportunity to see the from a -"ring-side" scat. o Here and There in Arkansas fight Little Rock, Dec. 19—(/P)—Detectives yesterday afternoon arrested four .men on charges of accepting NEW 5 ROOM HOUSE, ALL MOD- orn conveniences, built year apo. 'See' Mrs. AY. M. :Stroud, Phone 587-J. 19 6t ' s "GAUGE BOLT ACTION j Repeater shotgun lost on Rocky v,-,Mound road, Sunday evening. For ytfeward call 659-W or see Bob '^ 1012 Foster Avenue K? We NOTICE r c Buy All Kinds of FUR -v A See '—— I..C. Porterficld & Williams sL4f y & JVJcDavltt's Office fiPiLL ., on Cotton ROW. |gEfe US BEFORE YOU SELL f vice, and Repair ; REFRIGERATORS II makea and model* REFRIGERATOR & RICAL- SERVICE l- JEl/n Phooe 70 5 p. m. Phone 909-R 'REMOVED'FREE ' Whin 4<TMUes HORSES, COWS and CRIPPLES Rendering Plant hone 883-W (Ptfpne Collect) Answer Phone 3158-R iOOD USED ROTARV IRONFH Like new. Albo 4Vi horsepovei Johnson outboard motor and cypress boat Aichcr Motor Co Phone 838, 19 Gt FAT TURKEYS MRS Mosier, Fulton, Rt. 1 J. E 19-3t FOLDING BABY BUGGY IN good condition. Phone 910-W 19-31 was as important, relatively, as it is today. The women drank little or nothing. We fear -inflations- with awe, as we fear" the great pranks .of nature. The bearded elders rumble and we fling our arms around their shanks and try to get reassured. In our Country, .down to now, our money lias always come back, but vi who respected the 2G-cenl franc and later got francs for two or. throe cents know there is nothing in nature to forbid that here, Sometimes in life it is possible to cure a situation by undoing the j acts that caused it. Our inflation was caused by Roosevelt's ignorance and his brash flippancy, and wo can't undo that His only idea was to print money and put it in the people's pockets. For Sale or Trade WILL TRADE 3 LOTS IN HEMP- stead Heights, Hope for one good Vi. ton used! truck. Dorsey McRae. 18-3t Taken Up ONE WHrfE MULE, WEIGHS 1200 pounds, pne red horse, weighs 1000 r pounds. Owner pay foi; ad and • damage. "See P. D. Oiler, Phone 22-F-2. Columbus highway, 15-6t WHITE FACE.D COW WITH heifer cqlf, about 5 months old Red and white spotted cow, D- horned Jersey heifer, about 1 year old. Owner may have same by paying for ad and damages R. C. May, Old Cliff Lane place pets, on horse races and reported they found the defendants operating in two downtown offices complete with five telephones, ticker tape and an intra-office communi cation system.. The raid was led by Detective Chief C. O. Fink, who, to avoid premature identification, donned i difPuise of rough work clothes.. He reported the. disguise'so sue cesst'u) the alleged operators tolc him they at first believed they were about to be held up. Lomberr fa Be Honored at San Francisco SPORTS ROUNDUP -By Hugh 8. Fuller-ton _ -- ; - -fit, Jr. i Washington, .Dec. 19 — (/P) — Senator Fulbright ol Arkansas has introduced legislation to prelea taxes on margarine. He termed laws regulating its sale "discriminatory" and "inflationary." The laws constitute the only instance "where a federal tax is TT_ .- — i .. ,• •_, ,, * _, , . ' aicuicu wnuiu u luutuiu tax is He poured it out and the debt lleviod nn ono domestic- nrnriurt fnv SK^ &VM.rts ^:»&S^S"&S had little more than they had had before, fiet and that little, counler- J COBBS WRECKING YARD 1 New and Used Parts i; General Repair Work Phone 57 BAND colt, .'R«0*r4lcti of WHERE you we e»n'probably j«e i p1fcC«v»r loiw have now '^rf moved, «jyo>>yant your ment« r«due«d, or if need extra ? ash, or , «ee Mi fight sway. * never keep a customer .Wilting longer, than necee- < »*y- we &$ headquarters ;for CASH. C?nie and get it Alk tot Mr, Jom McUrty 4 oHfie HOPE on highway 29 18-3t Wanted He kept up a running patter like a tail-board faker selling Tiger Marrow Fat to yokels long ago while his agents went among them picking their pockets. He kept them laughing and hoping but still he couldn't answer the big question until the war . program came. Tom Dewey said, over and over, in 1944 that Roosevelt couldn't get the- people back to work until, in reality, the government hired them to work foi private contractors in the war off oil "In heaven's name," Tom used to ^holler, "do we have to have a war to get jobs for our people?" .'.He kept insisting that Roosevelt's only solution was to send the boys out to die and to pay the people at home blood-money to^manufacture their weapons. Except that I still think we were doomed to implication in that war by our own gotry and a savage aversion to le truth of Germariy's case, I TENOGHAPHER WHO CAN take dictation and type well. 'Apply m person. Branch Hospital 16-31 Wanted to Buy VANTED ;TO BUY A GOOD USED pick-up, one half ton tiurk McRae Hardware Company. 16-3t VANTED TO BUY A GERMAN Mauser rifle marked G-33/40. J. A. Kennedy, Hope, Ark, 18-6t SAW, PHONE Aik. 154. PRES- 19-3t LET FOY DO IT • Level yards • Dig Post Holes • .Plow Gardens • Cut Vacant Lot* • Also custom work. HAMMONS TRACTOR CO. Phone 1066 8. Walnut St. Have Ypur Own Portrait, on Your Xmas Cards This Year You- will Ilk? the "personal touch" of a Photo Greeting Card. Bring in - your kiddies now. Special Xmas background. We are prepared to make as many cards as you need, but get your •pr(jer in early. THE SHIPLEY STUDIO "Hope's Finest Photography" For .... LIGHTING, COOLING, WIRING, MOTORS, ond APPLIANCES or anything ELECTRICAL See ALLEN ELECTRIC CO. 24 Hour Service Day Phono Night Phone 333 806 aQ4 South Elm - Logs & Blocks - HACKBERRY - ELM - LYNN SYCAMORE ~ HOLLY - BAY BASKET CO. 1000 or C«*t«t Office jree with Governor Dewey. In all those years, the great Mountebank had done nothing but utter and trifle and now we were product," Fulbright declared, adding that as' a result "the housewife has to pay more for margarine and waste time and food in preparing it. for use." Declaring the butter industry had advocated the legislation restricting margarine, Fulbright demanded: "Why should margarine be pe- Kansas State Darkhorse of Tourney Kansas City, Dec. 19—(/P)— The co-favorites, the Kansas State Wildcats and the Oklahoma Aggies and a couple, of darkhorse teams move into the championship semi* finals tonight in the Big Six confer- once s annual pre-Christmas basketball tournament. Kansas State will meet tho •University of Kansas Jayhawks, who suprised Big Six followers last night toy upsetting the Colorado Buffaloes. 49-39. without too much trouble. The Jayha-wks considered far weaker than usual this year, rated little consideration in pre- tournament talk. Oklahoma A. and M. .Aggies who trounced Iowa State in their first round game, 44-33, will clash with Nebraska in the semifinal tilt. The Nebraskans also scored an upset in the first round coming from behind to edge Missouri, 4644. Nebraska, like Kansas was considered a poor bet in the eight- team tournament. Both Kansas State and Oklahoma A. and M. are highly favored to win tonight's games, however, dcsnite their opponents' 'surprise showings. The lan!:y A. and M. team overshadowed Iowa State although the cyclones threatened twice in the last half to even the count. Big A. L. Bennett dropped in 14 o£ the Ag- gies points. The Kansas State Wildcats, whose pro-tournament record show four victories including a win over Tndiana University, . earned, their way into the semifinals by beating tho Oklahoma Sooners 55 to 48. In consolation bracket games today, Missouri plays Iowa State at 2 p. m. (Central Standard Time) and Oklahoma is scheduled to meet Colorado at 4 p. m. The Kansas State-Kansas tussle is scheduled for 7:45 p. m. and the Nebraska-Oklahoma A. and M. game for 9:30 p. m. Legionaires Win Third Straight Gome The local American Legion basketball team defeated Patmos Independents 58 to 23 last night at the school in' a one-sided contest that gave the locals their third straight win with no losses. T. C. Williams led the Legion scorers with 16 points, followed by C. Laha with 14 markers. Good floor play by Rogers, Ross and J. Polk contributed much to the victory. O. Reeves was the star of the Patmos squad, looping in 1C points putting him in a tic with Williams. New York, Dec. 19 —WP)— Texas will miss Bobby Layne next football season, but there's one compensation — a 170-pound lad named Paul Campbell who is described as "a ball-handling magician." He isn't as good a passer now as Layne but he has possibilities . . Uayne will be around for another baseball season, which explains the prediction that t Bibb Falk's team will be as goo'd as the one that lost out to California's N.C.A.A. champions by one run in last summer's playoffs . . Hogs Seventh How's That Again? A Hialeah publicity handout says that Racing Secretaries John B. Campbell and Charles J. McLennan have picked Calumet's Citation only won $155,630 this year . . What do they call succeeding? One-Minute Sports Page Marj'land's football team leaves tor the 'Gator Bowl Dec. 26 and its boxing team takes off for the Sugar Bowl the next day ... It definitely won't be an in-the-red Christmas for the Terrapins . . . MUTUAL NETWORK 14 9O cw rcv*. tit i . of Punts By GAIL FOWLER which has been fortified with vita- i » n.7 oinjtmjjt4t-*A^cii^iit; uc MV • A j i . t i i nalizcd for adding artificial yellow mm A ' lhe senator denlared. coloring when batter is permitted ... , . , —~ ~ ._. „ to. add artificial yellow without , Washington, Dec ^ 19 ~7 (f ?>~ Sen " penalty?" a ' or McClollan endorsed two pro- There' is little food value differ- yjf io " s of the^new income tax bill ence between butter and margarine "™-oduced in the House yesterday. ° iThe provisions are for increases n nersonal exemptions and for application of the "split income" feat- ire of the community property sys- :em now in effect in some slates. going over the falls in a barrel. We were going to spend so much that n o economist or even astrologer, could pretend to forsee any redemption. A thousand . billion dollars! A thousand dollars of debt. That is a thousand, thousand, thousand, Legal Notice WARNING ORDER o. G7fU In the Chancery Court of Hempstead County, Ark. L. V. Chnmbloss Plaintiff vs Vera Chambless .... Defendant The Defendant, Vera Chambless s warned to appear in this court vithin thirty days and answer the •omplnint of the Plaintiff, L. V. Chambless. Witness my hand and the seal of said court this 12 day of December 1947. C. E. WEAVER, Clerk By Omera Evans, D. C. (SEAL) Dec. 12, 19, 26 Jan 2 WANTED Three furnished apartments, two, three or four rooms. These arc 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 appreciated. Please 'phone 508. HOPE BROADCASTING CO. Radio Station KXAR Robert L. Mitchell, Genl. Mgr. Just Received a New Shipment of Butane Gas Ranges Priced $140 each. $30 down, 12 months to pay. Hope Butane Gas Co. . J hone 188 Hiway 67 west Hope, Ark. CSTY ELECTRIC CO. ilectricol Repair! PHONE 784 thousand dollars of debt. That is a hopeless figure. We will never return to the kind of financial system that we had when we got Roosevelt. Inflation only means that the dollar isn't worth a dollar. It is worth about a quarter, accord- ng to my goose-bone psychological and economic tests. Hand a dollar o anyone in the class of people whose income is phiefly tips and lis appreciation is about llic same as that he would have shown for a quarter in a normally prosperous line. Say Harding's time. It will juy about as much as a quarter used to buy; Meanwhile, if we re- ire any debt, we are retiring it in wo-bit dollars. There is nothing that we can undo there Then, with the war-boom coming Roosevelt refused to rescind the 40-hour week. This decision cost us millions absolutely without excuse. ii was a favor to the union bosses of his own political machine it was a a terrible thing to do. It meant that millions of war-workers got premium pay of 50 percent 100 percent, or even more, not for overtime worked as boss-driven slaves, but as sheer graft. They got an outright gift of $25 a week or more, or a little less, sometimes from the government, through the medium of war contracts, through a dozen theiving tricks, worked out by union bosses in connivance sith the war labor board and the contractors. The contractors didn't mind. Mind? They loved it. it ran up their profits, based on a percentage of the costs. The more the workers were allowed to graft, the more the contractors made. Hundreds of thousands refused to work Mondays or Tuesdays 'unless they were guaranteed work for Satin-day and Sundays. The work clone on overtime days and on over time hours at night was worth no more than any other work. It was a raw racket and the people who squandered this ill-gotten loot on brass jewelry will deserve any hardship that is put upon them by lhe inflation. Thai can't be done. Then Philip Murray's .steel-workers struck for a month in the winter of 1941) and we lout production Jin hundreds of things that never will be made up as long us >ve live. H was lost al a terribly critical ii;ne when we should have been resuming our industry, the strike was settled by a raise of 18 1-2 cents an hour in pay and $5 a ton to the companies. That called for other raises for people who had to pay the higher price of steel pro- duets. These included farmers, of course, who therefore raised the price of food. Meanwhile, Murrays auto workers, whose war record in industry was just about the worst of all. struck General Motors for 100 days a.nd other big producers f9r other periods. And that production, loo, was lost and old junk sold al fabulous prices and lhe few new ears for premiums oi $1,000 or more. All this was inflation due to shortage, due to non-production, due to union stupidty. And all those people lost all those millions in wages and u§ed vp £}iw war box\ds Final Passage Continued From Page One or price and wage cntrols, the bill was snatched from oblivion by some of the fastest legislative foot work in years. Even as the Senate rammed it past dwindling democratic opposi tioh. the House rules committee drafted a "rule to clear it for floor debate during tday's session start ing at 10 a. m. (EST). The "rule," blueprinting House procedure, (A) allows two hours of debate, (B) bans any amendments except New York, Dec. 19— -(JP)— The past performance charts advise Cotton Bowl fans to be in their seats early on New Year's Day. Because the antagonists—Southern Methodist and Penn .State— rank one-two in the nation for the 1947 foptbal season in running back kickoffs, according to .figures supplied by the National Collegiate Athletic Bureau. Both returned kickoffs for touchdowns. S o U th e r n Methodist against Santa Clara on Doak Walker's 98-yard dash and Penn State against Bucknell with Larry Joe going 95 yards. The S. M. U. Mustangs returned their 21 kickoffs 059 yards in their 10 games, for the top average of 26.8 yards on 14 returned. Punt runback honors w ere scared by Florida an Oklahoma A. & M. Florida averaged 19.1 yard on 32 runbacks. The Oklahoma Ag- j;ie safelymen handled 43 punts— 11 more than Florida—to average oijly inches less in average per return at 19.fi yards. The Aggie total of 802 yards was tops for recent years. , Arkansas was seventh in the nation with 40 punt runbacks for a 17.2 average. Kansas Stale ran back 27 for a 1G.G figure and Drake was llth with 22 for a 16.4 average. Tulsa placed seventh in kickoff f runbacks with 26 for a 24.4 average. Penn Stale and Texas Christian caught the greatest number of punts—57 apiece. In total yards returned, Oklahoma A&M's 802 yards was followed by Alabama at 770: Michigan, .751; Texas,.: 7.15; and Texas' Christian 709. Other highs and lows for 2947 major teams as recorded by the bureau included: Fewest of own passes intercepted—Missouri, with four. Those four yielded only 24 runback yards, also low for the year. Team benefiting most from penalties—Kansas State, which gained more from the referee than.it was able to muster for itself. The winless K-Staters got the bnefit of 84 opposition fouls-for 835 yards, wile thev only netted 783 yards from their own rushing offense. Previous highs were the 77 penalties for 739 yards favoring Oklahoma A&M in 1946. Teams recovering most enemy fumbles—St. Mary's 28; Wyoming 26: Montana and Nevada, 25 each; Bucknell, Kansas State, Drake Oklahoma A&M and California Open Season First post-season moan ' of the football season comes from Nebraska where it is reported that Fritz Davis, Nebraska freshman who was a high school basketball and track, star, was given a four- day free trip to the Navy-Notre Dame and that he and other Corn- husker athletes have been the objects of attentions by Navy Line Coach Rip -Miller and "a full- braided captain.' '. . . The gent who sent in a clipping about it adds: "Nebraska needs football players badly chough without their good ones being stolen'." -o- those offered by the Republican controlled banking committee — which has none in mind — and (C) gives protesting Democrats the privilege of trying to kill the bill on a motion to send it back to committee. Since only a majority vote is required under such procedure, pas sage of the measure was virtually certain. Democrats 'weren't discussing their house chances, but they ried out against the procedure barring 'loor amendments. Rep. Monroney (D-Okla) called it "an unthinkable, iiipergag rule." Republicans sought to justify the 'take it or leave it" procedure by claiming time would not permit he lengthy debate that usually ac companies unlimited opportunity o offer amendments. Based primarily on voluntary ac ion to "halt inflationary price rises .he bill introduced by Senator Taft (R-Ohio) would: 1. Permit the president to consult with industry- business and agriculture representatives to en- jourage agreements to keep prices in line. The agreements could provide !or parceling oul scarce commoci- ;ies among the various users, for regulation of speculative trading, Eor controls over inventories, lhat. s the amount of materials on hand and for the allocation of transpor ;alion facilities, such as box cars. The agreements cpuld not, how ever, provide for price fixing. 2. Extend until Feb. 28, 11149, the president's power to control ex ports. 3. Continue until the same dnte controls over rail transportation facilities. Both of these controls now are dac to lapse next February 29. Set up a tood conservation program in this country and a pro gram to pormole food and livestock IVed production in non-European countries, both to be voluntary. 5. Request, but not direct, the president to submit to Congress ctai.lcd program to parcel out cosl- ofliving items when they reach the "critical shortage" stage, with Congress lo not on the program, one way or the other, within 15 24 each. By CARL BELL Associated Press Sports Editor Some of the best advice Rube \lcCray can give his William and Wary Indians for their Dixie Bowl 'ootball date with Arkansas is not o kick the ball to the Razorbacks' Aubrey (Cob:> Fowler. Punting to Fowler, a 9.5-second sprinter, is inviting doom. Statistics revealed by the Na- ional Collegiate Athletic Bureau yesterday showed Fowler to be the country's seventh leading punt re- .urner on the basis of total yards. ul the Arkansas flash has the third best average per runback — 19.5 yards, compared to 11.74 yards for Lindy Berry of Texas Christian, the leader in total yards.. Fowler finished 122 yards behind Berry in total runbacks and might lave topped the leader had he not missed, several games with a broken rib. •. • • ' McCray says the Indians will tnrow plenty of passes against the Porkers, but Arkansas is going right ahead with plans to concentrate on W. & M.'s ground attack, which was the Indians' chief weapon all season. On the other hand, it may be Arkansas which does the flipping. While primarily a running team Friday p.m., Dec. 19 5:00 Hop Harrigan—M 5:15 Superman—-M 5:30 Capt. Midnight—M 5:45 Tom Mix—M 6:00 Fulton Lewis, Jr.—M 6:15 5-Star Final Edition News 6:25 Today in Sports 6:30 Newscrope—M 6:45 Dinner for Two 7:00 Burl Ives—M. 7:15 Alan Dale Show—M 7:30 Leave it to the Girls—M 7:55 Curtain Call 8:00 Gabriel Heatter—M 8:15 Real Stories from Real Life —Mutual 8:30 Information Please—M 9:00 KXAR Special Program 9:.30 KX'AR Sweetheart 9:45 Jumping Box , •.* 10:00 Final Edition of the New.4» 10:10 Sportingly Yours 10:15 Freddy Nagles Orchestra 10:30 Nat Brandwynne's Orchestra 10:55 Mutual Reports the News 11:00 SIGN OFF , Saturday a.m.,. Dec. 20 6:00 SIGN ON 6:01 Hillbilly Hoedown 6:15 Market News 6:20 Hillbilly Hoedown 6:30 News—First Edition 6:45 Symphonic Swing 7:00 Happy Holiday Farm 7:30 The Devotional Hour 7:45 Musical Clock . 7:55 News—Coffee Cup Edition 8:00 Uncle Ben 8:30 Today on KXAR 8:45 Helen Hall—Mutual 9:00 Bill Harrington Sings—M 9:15 The Elm City Hour 9:30 Shady Valley Folks 10:00 Pauline Alpert, Pianist—M 0:15 Riders of the Purple Sage 0:30 Say It With Music 1:00 Fashions in Melody .1:30 Flight in the Past—M Saturday p.m., Dec. 20 12:00 News— Home Edition 12:10 This Week's Markets 12:15 Farm Agent 12:30 Talk to Santa Claus 12:55 News—Street Edition 1:00 Warney Rum's Orch.—M 1:30 Bob Leighlon's Orch.—M 2:00 America's Christmas Win dows—M 2:15 Noro Morale's Orch.—M 3:00 Sports Parade—M" 3:30 Villa Victoria Choir—M 4:00 American Legion Aux.— 4:30 Batavia Choristers—M 5:00 Lloyd Bartlett's Orch.—M 5:30 Proudly We Hail 5:45 Meet the Band 6:00 5-Star Final Edition News 6:15 Sportingly Yours 6:30 Newscope—M 6:45 Dinner For Two 7:00 Twenty Questions—M 7:30 Hospitality Club—M 8:00 Stop Me if You've Heard This—M 8:30 What's the Name of That . . ' . Song?—M 9:00 Chicago Theater of the Air—M- 9:30 Chicago Theater of the Air- Mulual 10:00 News—Final Edilion 10:10 Today in Sporls 10:15 Salurday Night Jamboree 10:55 Mutual Reports the News 11:00 SIGN OFF California Most Improved Team of Year New York, Dec. 19— (^California Purdue and Southern Methodist are rated the most improved football teams of 1947 in the annual Associated Press season-end poll of writers, coaches and athletic directors. The same group tabbed great- Ohio State and Iowa as the esl disappointments. Rated on the basis of recovery after a shaky start the honors would have gone to North Carolina, Oregon and Alabama which finished strong. But the poll was conducted with the idea of comparing final results with pre-season expectations. Lynn Waldorf, coaching the California Boars for the first time, walked into a tough job. The team lost seven of nine starts in 1946. In a complete reversal of form by many of the same players, California won nine of 10, losing only to Southern Cal., the Pacific Coasl Conference champions, 39-14. Purdue bounced around tho Big Nine cellar last fall but rallied strongly behind new Coach Stu Hoi- comb for a fine record or five wins and four defeats in strenuous competition. Southern Methodist, led by Doak Walker who returned from service laic last season, swept through the j Southwest Conference with a perfect record until tied by Texas Christian in its final game. days. (i. licstore the time authority to president's war- restrict the use of grain in liquor production. On another front Walter P. Reuther. president of the C1O- United Auto Workers, said government and industry have failed to halt inflation and labor will "have no other recourse" than to request higher pay within the next few months. ."I pray God," Reuther told a National Press Club gathering, "that we will not have an economic The North Carolina club, touted in pro-season talk and Wake Forest to seven straight to Texas sprintin ies. Alabama also started slowly ing two of its first three, but highly bowed before victor- 'V, los- the You'll make your plans now to see three Razorback grid games in the War Memorial Stadium at Little Rock if you listen to Secretary of Stale C. G. Hall. Hall, one of lhe mosl rabid Porker booslers and a strong supporter of the stadium movement, says there's not a chance that the big arena will not bo ready for next season unless there's labor trouble. Similar sentiments have been expressed by others connected with the athlelic plant, on which construction has not yel been slarted. Whether Razorback Coach John Barnhill believes lhe sladium will ready nexl fall will be known :his weekend when he releases his 1948 schedule. He has promised hat the Razorbacks will play Ihree games a year in lhe sladium. The lighl practice schedule Barn- liill is giving the Razorbacks prior to the Dixie Bowl game may be a reflection of their scoreless tie with Louisiana State in the Cotlon Bowl last New Year's Day. Before that tilt Barney drove the boys pretty hard. And, although they came UP with a stout-hearled defense, the Porkers were flat and stale offensively in the big test. Round and about: Jim Benton, lhe Los Angeles Ram end and former U. of A. star who announced recently this was his last year in pro football, said here not long ago that this really was il — retirement, that is. Reminded that he had threalened previously to quit but hadn't, the great, pass receiver said no wouldn't have played this year had he nol wanled lo buy bowling alleys al Fayelle- ville with his salary . . . Magnolia, Class A high school pigskin champ, will bear watching again next year, points out Sports Editor Maurice Moore of Hot Springs. The Panthers had 19 sophomores on their title-winning squad . . . And don't be surprised if Van Buren is up there again in the stale basketball scramble this winter. The Pointers, runners-up to Little Rock in the last slate tourney, have one starler. Junior Baber. and six other letlcrmcn back from their 1940-47 'team. And they average more than six feet — not bad for just boys. Top Radio Programs By The Associated Press CENTRAL STANDARD TIME All networks: 9 — Sec. of Stale Marshall reporling on the Foreign Ministers' conference at Because of lhe Marshall broadcast, programs either are being cancelled or delayed. In the latler calegory are tho fighl on ABC and Meel lhe Press on MBS. Lislening lonighl (Friday): NBC — 7 Paul Lavalle Melody; 7:30 Can You Top This; 8:30 Waltz Time. CBS — 7 Fanny Brice; 8 Mar!* Warnow Music; 8:30 Boris Karlofir ABC — 7 The Fat Man; 7:30 This is FBI, Christinas Drama; Break the Bank. MBS— 7:30 Ted Husing; Leave 6:30 Please; 9:15 Meet the Taft. Saturday items: a. m. Archie Andrews. None'pf-this can, ever b£ un,doae. A ?ear4 Harbor before we wake up." a stove tide bowled over seven successive to move into the Sjgar Bowl opposite Texas. At Oregon, the Webfect lost three out of four and then cut loose with, a six-game win string. Penn State, lowas State, Minnesota. Wisconsin. Rutgers, Mississippi and Maryland were others drawing more than one vote each in the "most improved category." DIES FROM BURNS Hazen, Dec. 18 — (#>)— Mrs. Frank Goacher, 73, died today of burns suffered at her home here last Friday. Her clothing was ignited while she was starting a fire in qs Traveler Manager 19 — (/P) Bill pro- he Rock Little Rock. Dec Dickey may have ended his fessional baseball career as started it — with the Little Travelers. Announcing his resignation as Traveler manager after an .unsuccessful one-season tenure, Dickey declared he had no plans for next season and added: "I don't know whether I'll remain in baseball or not." The long time New York Yankee catching star managed the Travelers hi 1947 after serving for a time as Yankee manager in 1946. The Rocks finished in the cellar in last season's race. NBC —9:30 . .CBS 10:05 a. m. Let's Pretend ABC — 10 a m Abbott and Costello MBS —9:30 a m. Shady Valley Folk: - o -Basketball Results By The Associated Press Last night's scores: East and New England Texas 61; CCNY 59. South and Southeast Tulane 44; Wyoming 30. Midwest Tulsa 67: Phillips Univ 54. Bethel (Kas) 51; Tabor 35. Maryville (Mo) 49; William Jewell 26. Ottawa (Kas) 64; Western (Colo State 54. Baker 56; College Emporia 53. Kansas Wesley an 103; Missouri Valley 47. Creighton 52; Rice 43. Missouri Mines 58; Scott Flyers 27. Sayre (Okla) J C 51; Cameron (Okla) Aggies 46. Michigan State 43; Michigan 38. Indiana 59; Chicago oyola 40. Big Six Tourne.y (First round) Nebraska 49; Missouri 44. |"/, Kansas 49; Co^rado 39. Oklahoma Aggies 44; Iowa State 33 Kansas State 55; Oklahoma 48. Southwest Texas Tech 53; New Mexico Ag- gies 40. East Texas 54; Oklahoma tral 43. Fights Lost NiqM By The Associated Press Worcester, Mass. — Tippy i--in. 148 3-4. Garfield, N. J.. Ernie Petrone, 148, 4. Atlantic City — Percy Bassett, 124, Philadelphia. TKO Joey Longo, 130, Baltimore, 3. Youngstovvn, Ohio — Tony Janiro. 150 3-4, Youngstown, outpointed Myron Siegel, 159 1-2, Chicago, 10. By United Press Fall River, Mass. — Johnny La Russo, 134, Newark, N.J., outpoint- ed Joey BeUsiori; 132, Philadelphia^ ARKANSAS Friday, December 19, 1947 OZARK IKE By Chick Young P YOUR LIGHT KEEPS (ME FROM SLEEPING, V DEAR—CAN YOU . (TURN THE SHADE? WHEN 1 TURN THE" SHADE I CAN'T SEE SCORING WINNING TOUCHDOWN UOOK,DAD...02AftK RIGHT OUT . HE STADIUM/ Sjiullul.TJ Wo.l 11 clli romtd.' KtdtySW|*tfl (rtMrt ?*.""'<. CofV tht t ^1 IT K nf fijtuK' -*•* WwlJ p"fSi« irtt^tJ By Michael O'Malley S3DE GLANCES By Galbrtiith CARNIVAL By Dick Turner • f I'M AN HOUR AND A HALF EARLY. BETTER t SHOULD HAVE A SHORT BEER OR TWO HERE THAN GET STUCK IN ANOTHER CHESS GAME WITH THE THAT DEPENDS. , WHAT ARC VOU lOOKINOfOR? ANYTHING GO ON HEI EVENINGS ? WASH TUBES MMFIMVfBSIIAM- AMOUNTS HELP TO PROMOTE 0BOWTH , WALL FORKS OF UNTIL EECEMTLV THE WORLD'S SUPPLV WftS OME-TEMTH OF OUNCE,.. VMUED #400iOOOl \VS ONE OF THE GREMEST IN WODERM CHEMISTRSii^P...THE;WPST. POWERFUL PHS5IOLOGIGM . KNOWN TO IANU! 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