The Aspermont Star (Aspermont, Tex.), Vol. 38, No. 28, Ed. 1 Thursday, January 23, 1936 Page: 7 of 8
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Initiative. leadership, ami osceutlvo
ablUtjr lufflrtent la wattle tliwn to go
Into btulnees for themselves wherein
they must employ others; but then
•ra a gnat many things which even
these people can do which will not
April* the employment of other*,
which woaM five them the Ineffable
boos of Independence.—O. &. M.
A shaming 4m today; a smaller I
yfty do people aaaaa home from «
hospital roth bowels working Mk@ a
The aaswar is simple, and it'a the
to all your bowel worries if
realize it: many doctore
If yoo knew what a doctor know*,
yon would use only the liquid form.
A liquid caa always be taken in
AMhmlly reduced doses. Redueed
fmvi it On stent if my real rtlitf
Ask a doctor about this. Aik your
druggist how very popular liquid
laxatives have become. They give the
4|||ht kind of help, and right amount
of help. The liquid laxative generally
used u Dr. Caldwell's Syrup Pepsin.
It contains senna and cascara — both
natural laxatives that can form no
habit, even in children. So, try Syrup
Pepsin. You just take regulated
fUll Nature restores regularity.
Lady Took Cardui
When Weak, Nervous
"I caa't say enough for Cardui if
I talked all day," enthusiastically
writes Mrs. L. H. Caldwell, of States-
ville, N. C. "I have used Cardui at
intervals for twenty-five years," she
adds. "My trouble in the beginning
was weakness and nervousness. I
read of Cardui in a newspaper and
decided right then to try it. It seemed
before I had taken half a bottle of
Cardui 1 was strongersnd was soon
i up and around."
Tboaaands of women testify Carilui bene-
fited them. If it doea not benefit YOU,
nmll a physician. tan
Perhaps the tares! way to prevent e cold
from ''aatehlaf hold" and gettini worse b,
at one*, to Cleanse fefer-
(J* FREE neffy. Do It the plssianttee-
caaapf r cup way. Fluih the system
WWn* withe hot cup of GarfieM
Sg"rfi£Y!! Tea—the mild, essy-to4sk*
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* This simple, easy home treatment has
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and contains no harmful drugs or dope
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Thformation about this guaranteed
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ion. To avoid it, acid muat be
by alkalis — euch as magnesia.
These mint-flavored, candy-like wafers are
pure milk of magnesia in solid form—
the most pleasant way to take it. Each
wafer b tpproiimatcly equal to a full adu«t
dose of liquid milk of magnesia. Chewed
thoroughly, then swallowed, they correct
acidity in the mouth and throughout the
digestive system and insure quick, com-
plete etimituitinn of the waste matters that
cause gas. headache*, bloated feelings and
• doten other discomforts.
Vilnesls Wafer* come in bottles of 20 and
|i|, at 33c and 60c respectively. Slid in
convenient tins for your handbag contain-
ing 12 at 2'V. Each wafer ia appropriately
one adult dose of milk of magnesia. AH
good drug stores tell and recommend them.
ttart aalag these MWsss, effective
aotk'scid.esnHy lanatlve ssafers teday
Professional ssmples sent free to registered
nbysieians or dentists it request is made
Ml professions! letterhead. Select ►rodo<ti,
fcs*«4a>IMK.^leee City. N. V.
39c a 60c
about a myater
• New Terk Paat—WNO aorvica,
Violets in 1929
Were 2nd Fiddle
THINGS you ought to knew about
this game called basketball:
The New York university-Baltimore
university eontest of 1929, which took
place at Arcadia hall, Baltimore, was
played preliminary to a high aeheol
Carleton college went through a win-
ning atreak of 64 consecutive home
gamee, loaing to Cornell, of Iowa, in
1135, by a acore of 33 to 28.
City college has used the same acorer
and timekeeper for the laat 13 yeara.
In hiiskothull piny nmunK tlx' private
schools of Masxni-htisetta In 11)10. each
foul committed counted as a point to-
ward the opponents' score, besides itlv-
lug the foul shooter an opportunity of
shooting for a one pointer from the
free throw line. Five fouls disqualified
At the Olympic (lames of 1IVJ0, which
were held at Antwerp, two teams f
the Scandinavian countries participat-
ed In a came that had players on
each side, composed equally of men
Notre Dame participated In -IS sched-
uled contests during the season l!K)8-0ii.
So strong and hardy were the six
Michigan university passers of 1929
they went through the entire season
with no other aid, earning the title of
Walter "Whltey" Budrunas, Mar-
quette university center, scored nine
points In 51 seconds against Grinnell
college, of Iowa . . . 1931.
The Friends school of Philadelphia,
and Temple university, engaged in a
3 to 1 contest, each team uaing seven
players on a side . . . 1899.
Pat O'Dea served as a referee In an
open-live-weight San Francisco tourna-
ment and ofllciated at every one of the
105 games which were held over a 10-
day period . . . 1007.
In the Yale-Lafayette contest of 10.10-
31, not a penalty was meted out until
30 minutes of play had elapsed.
Gilbert ltcichert, eight-foot center of
the House of David team, tips the scale
at -1X1 pounds and wears a size 22 bas-
ket hat I shoe.
tinder the basketball rules In efTect
In Washington, D. C., In 1017, a goal
that was scored Immediately after a
dribble play was considered illegal and
was not regarded as a tally.
Basketball on Skates
Was Garden Novelty
A basketball tournament on skates
was held at Madison Square Garden
during the months of July and August.
1S06. The referees were not permitted
to call any fouls.
The Victoria Dominoes, Canadian in-
dependent champions, and the Seattle
Knights of Columbus, engaged In four
extra overtime periods without break-
ing the tie score. The players became
exhausted and quit for the evening
. . . 1935.
Because of a scoring dispute In the
tlual elementary school championship
game of 1912. between public schools
(j'_> and 04, Manhattan, the teams en-
gaged In an additional contest which
lasted exactly 22 seconds. The tlrsl
quintet to score was awarded the city
The Eastern Intercollegiate Basket-
ball league was the first organization
to employ seven persons ns olHclula to
supervise the activities of 10 players.
There were two scorers, two time-keep-
ers, two umpires and a referee.
Brooklyn college trailed Manhattan
college, 1—14. at the end of the first
period, yet romped "IT with tlie contest
by s majority of seven points . . . 1020.
THINGS the box office forgot to
Ths matrimonial dockers art whis-
pering that Alfred Gwynne Vanderbllt
did not establish a residence in Cali-
fernla merely because he wished to be
close to Discovery, his entry in the
$100,000 Santa Anita handicap, In-
atead, their Information is that the
youthful heir soon will gallop to the
altar with ths daughter of a western
railroad magnate snd . . . But since
this really Is not a tipping bureau the
Huntington clan can print its own an-
Panama Canal Was Dreana
of Ferdinand d« Leaaeps
November 1l , iwfi. saw the blrtb of
Ferdinand de M>s<epa at Versatile*,
says I'earsnn's l.ondon Weekly, lie
was educated for the diplomatic sere-
Ire. In whlrh he was engaged for SMUty
years. In 1HM he produced m scheme
lor s ranal serosa the Isthmus of Sues.
Do obtslned e concession, a eosapaaj
wee formed, end la 1M0 the work be-
gan. Nine years later the canal was
completed, sad de Ueeeye became la
what bulky in tlieee spots wtiere M
can de the meet harm to e golf stroke,
I have eeased bothering ebout ths thing
myeelf, but It a same to have perturbed
numerous readers. Scarcely a day
passed without letters from come of
them Inquiring where they csn learn
to beeoAe diving girls (or beys, sa
ths case may be) In six saey Issssns.
Frankly, I have been unsble to an*
awer, because after Interviewing nu-
merous leading exponents of form I
still do not know what the darned
thing la. All that I can make out of
the answers Is that It la—doing things
gracefully, according to the accepted
pattern, looking pretty aa a picture.
Naturally sueh an snswer would be
dishssrtsnlng to ths avsrsgs msn or
womsn. All of us do not hsvs ths
bodies of Gresk gods or ths superb
poise of s Lynn Fontsnns. So, If ws
paid real attention to thess replies ef
the masters, we might bs tee keenly
awars of our lack of physical equip-
ment, and thua give up before ws rsach
the first tss.
That would he a mistake. Toil can
do It wrong but—you can succeed. His-
tory was proving that In other ways
long before the modern spurts era
When they were fighting ths Civil
war it was the mode to imitate Ns-
poleon. Many generala did well at It,
but ths man who got the verdict st
the finish waa U. S. Grant. He dis-
liked reading about the Emperor, and
hia campaigns were vastly different
from those which Europe had hailed
aa being in the very best atyle. But
that did not keep him from trouncing
the imitators of fashion.
It has been the same In sports. A1
Simmons and that queer butting style
of his have been writ-
ten too nmcli to men-
tion now. Vet, it still
seems strange to me
that the experts should
have been ho deceived!
Those who, years pre-
viously, had seen an
man performing In
the Pittsburgh Iritield
should certainly have
known better. At the
start, this awkward.
bowlegged man seemed
to embody all the teneta of what not
to do. That was at the start. Since
then many competent observers have
declared that Hans Wagner was the
greatest ball player who ever lived.
Then there was another powerful
fellow who played golf. He lurched
at the ball, he was off balance, ho did
a few other things wrong (or so the
stylists said) each time hs went sround
a course. His nams was Ted Ray. He
won the British open championship In
1912 and ths American open sight
Greb Did Everything
Wrong, But Won Fights
There also was Harry tJreb. Few
fighters ever have performed In as un-
orthodox fashion as did this lad who
won the middleweight championship
of the world, was seldom out of the
big-money class and more often than
not was called upon to defeat oppo-
nents who outweighed him from 10 to
He never was a puncher, able to
end a fight with one devastating blow,
as was another ring marvel and ring
freak named Bob Fitzsimmons. Largely
Creb won because his only claim to
fame was that he lacked all form. He
swarmed all over opponents who,
trained in accepted modes, were be-
wildered because he did not fight their
way. I saw him one night—probably
it was the time when he beat Gene
Tunney—slapping, wrestling, hauling,
doing everything wrong.
Time after time he started punches
with his left, shifted In mid-air and
landed With Ills right Instead. To lead
with your right Is to disregard one of
the strictest canons of the ring. When
you do that you lay yourself open to
a knockout, and I am not advising any
one to try It. Yet, Greb did It that
night, as utKin many other occaslous,
and—he got away with It
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MORE things ths box score never
Brooklyn fans continue to protest
vshemently because of rumors that the
National league president Is Insisting
upon thrusting Cleveland's discorded
business msnagsr Into thslr affalro.
They argue, and for ones it might be
advisable for ths Brooklyn ewnsrs to
take note of the customers' objections,
that ths Amsrican league should tsks
care of ite own problems.
Uii the afternoon when various cele-
hrated educators were telling ths press
and the customers bow they should be-
have at football games 20 high school
stats were assembled In the lobby of
tiiM hotel where the meeting waa being
held. They had been brought there by
their coaches so that the college men-
tor* might look theui over end Md fee
ored and internationally famous.
But In 18SS he undertook the con-
struction of a I 'a nams rstisL Prom
the beginning everything went wrong.
The funds were grossly mismanaged,
while malaria and yellow fever kilted
off the workmen, la imm de Lsaespe
end the directors were brought ta Mai
for betrays! of trust l)e l-esoepe wee
sentenced to Bvs years' imprisonment,
a ad thaath the sentence waa aeon
he Mod. financially mined
Many Have Achieved Fame
While in Their Twenties
Ambitious youth seeking to nod
Ibelr plsees early In life in a malad-
justed world will tlnd encouragement
If tbey will take a look Into the
pagea of hlatory. K. H. IteUroot. < 'al
Ifornlo Hoy Scout executive. In the
Itotarlsn Magazine tells rf s few of
the young men and womeu who have
"done big things."
William I'ltt, Mr. DeGroot cites as
Ids first example, tilled the responsi-
ble post of chancellor of the exche-
quer at twenty-three and served as
prime minister of Great Britain at
twenty-four. George Washington was
only twenty three when tie led the
Virginia troops against the Indians
and French. Abraham Lincoln cam-
in ?a Lantern Design
By CRANDMOTHER CLARK
Pot holders are necessary In every
kitchen so why not make them at
tractive when you do m.:l;c them?
These potholders are crocheted with
heavy string crochet cotton forming
•JiiI> lanterns and in colors red, green,
yellow. The design is the same on
all three hut. the colors are reversed,
giving a very attractive and pleasing
effect. The finished holders measure
(i inches each. No padding Is re
(inircd if made with h'-nvv cotton.
The Instructions, for making this set,
No. .will lie mailed to you for 1(1
cents. Instructions with material
v, ill lie mailed for -10 cents.
Address Home t'rat't Co., Hept. I!,
Nineteenth and St. I.onls Ave.. St.
l.onis. .Mo. Inclose a stamped ad
dressid envelope for reply when
writing for any information.
I>algned for public office at twenty-
four. Robert Louis Stevenson wrote
"Tressure Island" at twenty-three.
Westlnghouse Invented the sir
brake st twenty-three. Alexander
the Great conquered and tuled the
world before he was thirty. Sir
Isaac Newton at twenty-four formu-
lated the law of gravitation. Whit-
ney waa not mure than twenty-nine
when he Invented the cmton gin.
Charles Pickens wrote "Oliver Twist"
lit twenty-five. Napoleon at twonty-
st-ven was In command of the Italian
army. Patrick Ilenry was but twen
ty-seven when lie made hia conquer-
ing and historic speech against the
Stamp act. Thomas Kdlson was not
far above the Youth Service age Vv-
el designated by Itotary (twenty-four
years), when he astounded and bene-
fited mankind with many of hia In-
Paul Siple, mi Ragle Scout, was
only twenty when he qtuilllied for
tin Important post on the lirst expe-
dition of Admiral Byrd to the Ant
arctic regions, and he was chief bi-
ologist on the second Byrd expedi-
tion. The average age of the mem
I'e.trs of America's Continental con-
gress was thirty live. Two of Its
members, at least, were under thirty
— Kdward ltntledge, twenty five, arid
John .lay, twenty nine.
I.lndbergh immortalized himself at
twenty-live; moreover the best out of
"i00 poems on the iSjlndhergh flight
across the Atlantic in 11)27 was writ
ten by Nathalla Crane, a fourteen-
year-old girl of Brooklyn, N. V. And
so on, almost without end could we
record the achievements and services
of youth In the fields Of statesman
ship, literature, science, education,
Invention and courage.—Kansas city
If you ere
bloating, there Is quit
in Adlerika. Many report i
30 minutes after taking just one
Adlerika gives complete action, clean
ing your bowel tract where ordinary
laxatives do not even reach.
Or. H L. Shoub, New York, i
"In addition tointeatinaSohsmsinSi
Adlerika checks the growth of in-
testinal bacteria and colon bacilli."
Give your stomach and bowels a reel
cleansing with Adlerika and see hoer
good you feel. Just one spoonful rclievea
GAS and chronic constipation. Sold by
all druggists and drug departmsnta.
My Ideal Remedy ios
"Thrash I have tried all eosd
remcdim C* pud in* raits m*
bmt. It !• quick an< smUt"
Quickest becouue It ia liquid—
: it* imrMjlcnU ore already dts®
b< Ivpit. For trcrdoche, neuralgia
1 aches—periodic paiss.
a l)andr*S-8tapg Hair
Imparts Color and
Wr*> Cray and FadadHsk
FLORKSTON SHAMPOO - Idaal for oaa to
connection with V ar tar'* Hair BaiMun.Mak«iUi«
hair «*ft and fluffy. 60 conU by mail or at drag*
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THESE SKIN BLEMISHES
Wonderful, thousands say, how the soothing
penetration of CUTICURA Soap and Ointment
helps banish ugly akin irritations duo to external
causes. Wonderful, how this mildly medicated
Soap cleanses and soothes—how the Ointment
relieves and helps heal! Wonderful, youU agree,
as even the first application aids and oomxorta.
Sold «vwywhrra. Ointment 2&<?. Soap E6«. Writ* for
FJIEK aampla to "CuUcom.* Dept. 11, Malta. 1Im.
WHAT ? RETURN
"THAT DRESS ?
1 SHOULD SAV
NOT / THINK WE'RE
S_ FOR FUN ?
> TIMES.' AND
- ASK HER
CM, VEAH ?
LIKE YOU, DICK
PENNY WE HAD
IN THIS STORE.'
AND NOW YOU'RE
ABOUT ? ALL
HE'S LOST IS
LONGER. ITS i
I'M MORE WORRIED
ABOUT YOU, DEAR/
DR. RIPLEY IS
COMING TO SEE
ASK HIM ABOUT
CAN DO... LEND
YOU SOME MONEY,
OR BUY OUT
THE STORE ?
r-SO YOUR HEAD
ACHES AND YOU
WHY NOT aUCT
' OH, ALL RIGHT/
I CAN'T FEEL
i THAN I DO
NOW 2 ^CURSES.'!
*^NEW CAR FOR
CAN AFFORD IT,
TOO... BUSINESS IS]
[ getting sweeter]
take a "tip
^switch to rdstumi.
C KILDRKM should never drink
coffer, and.. .the caffein in coffee
disagrees with many grown upt, too. If you are
bothered by headaches or indigestion, or can't sleep
soundly... try Poatum for 30 day*! It contains no
caffein. It is simply whole wheat and bran, roasted
and slightly sweetened. Easy to main, costs less
than one-half cent a cup. It '• delieiona, too... and
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Hudspeth, Hylton F. The Aspermont Star (Aspermont, Tex.), Vol. 38, No. 28, Ed. 1 Thursday, January 23, 1936, newspaper, January 23, 1936; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth126931/m1/7/?rotate=270: accessed July 21, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Stonewall County Library.