Claude News (Claude, Tex.), Vol. 43, No. 6, Ed. 1 Friday, October 16, 1931 Page: 3 of 6
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•• We IMew our Oottm to the popu
tor demand of Claude.-W AO-IJIN
SAVE TOUR OLD TIRES
"Fat" Hood Vulcanizes Tires
price from $1.50 to $2.50 nlso Cars
greased and Vaccutn Cleaned for
What a feeling it is to heir you
gay "That's a good - Hamburger ".—
LADIES CALLING CARDS
The Claude News carries thosr
pannel calling cards for the ladies
of distinction. We will print as
small a number as 25 cards on up
to any amount desired. Call at The
News Office for particulars or
This is to notify the public that
•11 of the J. A. Pastures are potted,
and hunting, trapping or fishing
Is not premitted and all trespassers
will be prosecuted. CLINTON
HENRY. Asst. Mgr. lS-tf-C
MILK COW WANTED—We have
a six-tube Super Hetrodyne Radio.
Non-areal, which can be carried
along In car if needed, also loud
horn speaker. It cost 1300.00 cash
but will trade it for a good milk
cow. It gives better service than
some Electric Radios we have
listen to. Guaranteed to work. Call
97 or 147. 52 TF
ROYAL TYPEWRITER, in A1
Condition to sell at ONLY |35.
Phone 97 and buy a real Typewriter
FIRE TRUCK MUST STAY
In as much as the Fire Depart-
ment has been called on. to make
fires outside of the City Limits of
the City of Claude, we feel that It
is the duty of the City officials to
inform our farmer friends that,
due to the fact that we only have
one fire truck, we are prohibited
by State Laws governing such from
taking our one fire truck out of
the City Limits, thereby leaving our
town without any protection what-
If we had more than one piece
of fire fighting apparatus, as larger
cities do, we would be permitted to
take one of the trucks out of town
for the purpose of fighting fire in
the country or in neighboring cities.
Although we are not permitted to
send our truck out of town, the
Fire Boys will be more than glad
to bring their chemical extinguish-
ers and what equipment they can
and come to your assistance In
case of a call from the country.
CALL IN FOR HELP.
of the City of Claude,
Life Insurance at Cost
Why Pay More?
AMARILLO M. B. A. Policies Pay
four ways: Pay Promptly; Pay in
Full; but Cost Less!
112R 5th, St. Phone 22911
DR. W. M. CURL
817 FISK MEDICAL ART AND
y-noK or THE
FRIDAY - SATURDAY. Oct. 18-17
And What A Western!
SUNDAY • MONDAY - TUESDAY
October II - 19 - 29
The Star of Stars in A Startling
WEDNESDAY - THURSDAY
October 21 - 22
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Local and Personal
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Bom to Mr. and Mrs. Chester A.
Carr, October 9th, a boy. C. A.. Jr.
Ralph Nickell is attending
Dallas Fair this week.
Mrs. P. A. Everitt spent last
Thursday in Childless visiting rela-
Misses Marilea Wiseman. Lucile
und Hellen Nickell were Amarillo
Born to Mr. and Mrs. Carncll
Knight, of Groom, October 11th, it
Born to Mr. and Mrs. Roy Whel-
chel. October 10th, n girl, Gladys
Born to Mr .and Mrs. W. Harper
Scogglns of Groom, October 11th.
a girl. Rose Marie.
Mr .and Mrs. Cliff Vincent nf
Miami spent Saturday afternoon
nere visiting Mr. and Mrs. Chester
Carr and th«*ii new nephew. Mrs.
Vincent is Mr. Carr's sister.
lgi mtmtot tfce'
KM sister, lira. Bdlth gpnfc.
Mttfe WlW' MUMh 4t
ciitid* wftn htt twiffefts, m. tad
Mrs. W. W. LoWderalik. Mr. Wart -
er says he received hi*, link letMr
from Mr yesterday toy AIR MAIL,
but that It would have OOtte one
day eariler If sent by regular mall
Dr. W. A. Carroll toft Tuesday
night for Fort Worth to attend
the Semi Annual Medical and
Surgical Clinics. While away he
will visit Arkansas to see after
Mr. and Mrs. Chester A. Carr
announced the arrival of an eight
pound boy born Friday October 9.
He has been named C. A., Jr. Mrs.
Carr Is here with her sister, Mrs.
B. D. Walker.
The Claude Home Demonstration
Club will meet with Mrs. 8. P.
Mathews. Thursday. October 23 all
day. The Maiden Club are Invited
to visit its that day. All members
are urged to be present. A social
program of games has been arrang-
The ladies of the Maiden Home
Demonstration Club, very delight-
fully entertained the Claude Club
last Friday afternoon in the home
of Mrs. Tom Collins. An interest-
ing program, followed by amusing
games.made the hours pass all too
quickly. Delicious refreshments
were enjoyed by all. The Claude
'udies voted the Maiden Club royal
hostesses, and a real live wide
Walter Bledsoe suffered the loss
of his Big New Barn, and all the
contents last Saturday morning.
This barn was a veritable store
house, with bin after bin stored to
the bursting point with wheat,
barley, oats, ground feed and every-
thing to carry the stock through
ihe winter, besides wheat for
future sale. The loft was only
recently tilled with green feed and
it is thought this heated and caus-
ed the fire. Some insurance was
carried, not nearly enough to re
pay Mr. Bledsoe for his losses.
in Your bowels!
Poisons absorbed into the system
from souring waste in the bowda,
cause that dull, headachy, sluggish,
bilious condition; coat the tongue;
foul the breath; sap energy, strength
• and nerve-foree. A little of Dr.
Caldwell's Syrup Pepsin will clear
up trouble like that, gently, harm-
lessly, in a hurry. The difference it
will make in your feelings over night
will prove ita merit to you.
Dr. Caldwell studied eoostipalioo
for over forty-seven yean. This loAg
experience enabled him to aiake his
prescription just what men, women,
old people and children need to make
their bowels help themselves. Ita
natural, mild, thorough action and
its pleasant taste commend it to
everyone. That's why "Dr. Caldwell's
Syrup Pepsin," aa it ia called, ie th«
niost popular laxative drugs tone sail
Da. W. S. CAtawiul
SYRUP PEPSIN 1
A Doctor's Fmmify Lmxmtkm j
W. J. Holtzclaw and wife accom-
panied by Mr. and Mrs. loin
Washam were Amarillo visitors
J. A. Coibin and Rev. J A Rtu-
i-ell were Amarillo visitors Friday.
Mr. and Mrs. Alexander of Amu-
illlo visited the latters parents.
Mr. and Mrs T. J. Page a short
■vhlle Sunday afternoon.
Mhs Mary FUen Bnutv spent
ilie week-end with homofolk here,
returning Monday to her studies
at W. T. 8. T C.. Canyon Texas.
Mrs. Solon C. Byrd of Amarillo
visited her parent:;. Mr. and Mrs
W. W. Hood and family a few days
the latter part of last week.
Mrs. Harp Kiftht who has visit-
ed relatives at Dallas and Colllns-
ville. Texas, the past two weekf,
is expcctcd nom: Friday.
Mrs. Herbert Tremaine Dcvlne
and small son lelt Thursday for
their home in Canev. Kansas. Mrs.
Devine spent the Summer here
with her parents. Mr und Mrs.
W. W. Hood.
Mr. and Mrs. A. T. Posey came
in Wednesday to do some shopping
und while in town Mr. Posey drop-
ped into the News Office and re-
newed hi.> subscription to the Home
Town Paper another year, for
which Mr. and Mrs. Posey have our
While at the Dallas Fair It was
the editor and wife's pleasure to
enjoy the hospitality of her uncle
and aunt, Mr. and Mrs. E. U
Taft. He is a contractor and
builder. Another uncle and aunt
visited was. Mr. and Mrs. Herman
Behrens. located in the central part
of the city of Dallas. He Is In the
real estate business. Other relatives
in Dallas were visited. We also
visited her aunt, Mrs. Pete Wynn
and son. John Henry Wynn and
estimable lady. Mrs. John Henry
Wynn is one of the best automo-
bile drivers, for a lady, that we
every saw. It was she who drove us
over Garland and Dallas, making
sood time and always practicing
RAFETY FIRST. That lady usually
does about as much work as two
women, and for a sideline takes
good care of four small children of
her own. We also visited other
relatives at Garland, and of course
visited with fhe editors of the
Garland News. We had a very
pleasant chat With' these editors,
and found them very congenial
and pleapant. even if we did have
a real "tilt" with them over the
MONEY QUESCTION. a few weeks
'•net Aft«r a few minutes conver-
sation with them they agreed that
tve neerl more money In circulation
the very thing we contended for at
i. he start. Garland U a very pretty
and prosperous town, and her peo-
ple are the kind that makes a
fellow feel at home among them.
We visit the Dallas Fair frequently
and never fail to visit Garland
while in Dallas County, for Aunt
Nellie Wynn and Mrs. E. U. Taft
always funrnish the very bnst. both
being past masters in the cooking
«Mjr «t ladies Have of
Mr *iMte. All in all it
waa a great day of in and sptrttaal.
Our chureh ia co-operating Is a
"Oo to Churt&t Sunday" Campaign.
We hope all our member* will re-
spond whole heartldly. It win he a
fine time to Invite a neighbor to
come with you or drive by and get
someone who do not have a way
to come. Let ua make it a great
day for the churches of Claude.
Morning Theme; "Why I am For
Evening Theme: "The Cube of
Love"—Its Breadth.'.'—J. Anderson
SEVENTH GRADE NOTES
' v' '
The seventh grade Is planning a
play to put on In chapel. Our pro-
gram committee is Jo McCane.
Vivian Moore and Frederick Smith.
Our social committee is planning us|
a party. We hope we will have ltj
soon. The seventh grade girls have
organized a basket ball team. The
captain of this team Is Vivian
We have elected new librains:
they are Frankie Blanton, and
NEW ORGANIZATION FOR
CLAUDE HIGH SCHOOL
The Claude High School dramatic
students assembled Monday at 12
o'clock and organized their club
for the following year. They are to
be instructed by Mrs. W. J. Adkins
who has. in the past, proved her-
self mast efficient in dramatic
work. Out of the 15 students who
have enrolled up to date we find
promises of unlimited talent and
without doubt these young dramat-
ists will rank with the highest be-
fore the close of the school year.
The club has assumed the title of
(Masque Players); by this name
they shall be known throughout
All high school students who feel
that they should persue some
study of the finer arts are cordially
invited to enrole in the club. It
means a Ms unit towards gradua-
tion and furnishes much enjoyment
to the student. The Masque players
will meet on Monday and Wednes-
day of every week at 3:00 p. m. If
you have any amount of surplus
time do not hesitate to visit the
Masque players at any time they
MMES. OSBORN AND BRYANT
Then come to our Store for your Winter Dry Goods
and Shoes at prices much Cheaper than you ever would
expect. BE SURE to see the Bargains in Ladies' and
Men's Coats a Big Stock of good Warm Blankets to
select from. Make our Store a visit while attending the
Pope Dry Goods
TRADE WITH THE ADVERTISER
Mrs. C. A. Osbom and Mrs. C. M.
Bryant were surprised Saturday
night with a host of more than
fifty of their friends at the home J
of Mrs. C. M. Bryant.
Mr. and Mrs. C. L. Goad led the
crowd In the house.
Mrs. Goad was carrying the
beautiful birthday cake with the
candles on it. which she had
prepared for the occasion.
There was an enjoyable evening
spent. All their friends departed
wishing Madames Osbom and
Bryant many more such birthdays.
E. S. A. SORORITY. OMEGA
CHAPTER, HOLDS MEETING.
OCTOBER 12, 1931
Considering the weather our serv-
ices were good Sunday. All our
Met with Miss John Ella Hathorn
as hostess, and Mrs. Hugh Doak.
The five subjects discussed were:
The Greatest Book Ever Written
—Mrs. Hugh Doak.
How Political Alignments BreaV
Friendships—Miss Kerrick Warner ]
Julius Caesar's Invasion of Brit-
ian—Mrs Vera Posey.
On The Mating Season—John
The Leading German Novel of
the Seventeenth Century- Mrs.
Every one answers roll call with
a quotation from their favorite
f Miss Kerrick Warner was absent
so Mrs. D. C. Dodge gave her part
Next meeting. October 26th. will
he with Mrs. C. E. Right as hostess
people are called upon to help Mrs. Watner, leader.
Miss Alma Pat ford who teaches
In Amarillo. and her aunt Mrs. S.
B. Calliham. who Is staying in
Amarillo came down Sa'.urdav to
visit the formers parents. Mr and
Mrs. J. L. Pafford. Remaining over
Sunday to enjoy the big dinner
prepared by Mrs Pa/ford in honor
of Mr. Pa fford's birthday which
was Saturday, but celebrated Sun-
day. Miss Llllle B. Pafford stu-
dent at Canyon Teachers College
also spent the week
make Sunday a great. "Go to
Church Sunday", in Claude. The
churches ure cooperating in this
movement. — B. W. WILKINS,
IIETIIODIST PREACHERS MEET-
ING AT HEDLEY
A SLUMBER PARTY
GET YOUR DAILY NOW
The preachers of the Clarendon
District were called to meet at
Hedley on last Monday to discuss
the final work of the Methodist
Church in the District before Con-
ference. There was a good repre-
sentation there. G. E. Garrett rep-
resented the Laymens work from
this place. Reports over the dls-
enu with trlct are more encouraging than it
seemed possible, owning to condi-
tions.— B. W. WILKINS. Pastor.
AT THE BAPTIST CHURCH
For the next ;ew days we are | In spite of the rainy weather, we
able to offer you your NEAREST j had two very fine services Sunday.
DAILY and the Home paper—'The I We were made happv Sunday night
Amarillo Daily News and The' when Bro. Wilkins with a group of
Claude News. BOTH ONE YEAR ! his people came over to visit us.
for ONLY $5.45. This will be a We rejoice in the great fellowship
?rent saving to you on both j that exist between the churches
your dally and your Home Town , of this town.
Paper. This applies both to old Tlie Panhandle Workers confer'
time aubscribers and new subscript,
ions. If your post office is out-
side of Armstrong County add
Mc antra to pay Zone rate pos-
tage. Call or write THE CLAUDE
NEWS, Claude Tuna.
ence was held with our chureh
Tuesday. It was one of the finest
meetings It has been our privilege
to attend in many a day. The
pastor got a fine Introduction to
Mrs. C. O Klght, was gracious
hostess to the members of her
Sunday School Class, last Friday
night with a slumber party. Arriv-
Ine at Mrs. Right's home at six-
thirty the guests were usured into
the dinning room where they en-
Joyed a bountiful supper, then
went out on the lawn wh re games
were played until a la'e hour,
when they went Into the house and
enjoyed more games. Choosing
sides and putting on plays nrrl so
forth. Before retiring for the night
refreshments were served.
On rising about 8 o'clock Mrs.
Klght Invited us In to eat a delici-
ous breakfast she had prepared
Those who will long remember
this dellehtful narty were: Dorothy
Worley. Lorna Fay Williams. Jewel
Southard. Edwina Klght. Rubv
Mae O'Danlel. Eunice Rhvne. Marv-
lvn Kleht. and Willie Mae Kemp.
Shelby Cook. Joe Watson and C. O
Klght. Jr.. wer also present.
It's not going to be such a lone,
hard winter If all of us will do our
bit to see that It Isn't.
Earmarks of restored prosperity
•re on every hand.
0|HE head of a trust company was describing the extraordin-
JHgary growth of their business.
More and more e.-tates are passing into the hands of trust
companies. The capital funds of these estate* are invested not
■illy in bonds and mortgages but in the voting stacks of the coun-
try leading corporations.
If tlie process goes on at the same rate for another twenty-
five years the trust companies will control a large proportion of
the wealth of the United States.
"Your problem is personnel," I said to the banker.
"That's our only problem," he answered.
"How are you solving it?"
"Well, we try to pick the smartest young men from the col-
leges, men who have majored in economics and finance. We start
them in at the bottom and let them fight their way up Some
drop by the wayside, but the survivors develop into very good
I told him I thought they were omitting one very important
step in the process of training.
"After your young man has had two or three years' experi-
ence in the bank, you ought to pull him out and send him into the
bean of the country," I said. "Make him spend a year or two
working on a farm, or with a section gang on the railroad, or
clerking in a country store. Insist that he live on what he earns.
"When he comes back to New York he will have some idea of
how hard ordinary people have to work for their money. He will
have a social, as well as a merely financial point of view. A dollar
will never become merely a sign or a sum to him. It will repre-
sent hopes and fears, ambitions and defeats, human sweat and
When if came time for me to go to college my father took me
aside and said; "You have planned to go to Amherst, and I ap-
prove of the plan. But I want you to take your first year at
Berea College in Kentucky, where I worked my wav through."
He added a sentence which I have never forgotten: "I want your
sympathies to be always on the side of the men who have to
struggle for what they get."
It was a wise and fine thing for a father to say to a bey.
I am one of those who believe that we are entering a period
of great social changes. No matter how big and strong an in-
stitution or an industry may be it is going to be tested. Those
institutions will win out which are headed by men of broad,
human sympathies; men who can see the other man's point of
view because they have shared the other man's daily life.
• It Is a time of wonderful opportunity lor young men. But
they must get themselves education.
Not merely the education of books; the greater education o(
>eally knowing and liking their fellow men.
Main Street Looks it Broadway
Long time residents along Broad*
v, ay become hardened to everyday
happenings, just the same as people
in small towns become used to the
whistle of the noon train. To any-
one still gaited to live in a small
place this town possesses innumer-
able wonders, O Henry never ran
cut of amazi'g talcs.
Jus! for instance visualize a sub-
way train rushing through the bow-
els of the earth at a speed of sixty
miles an hour with 3,000 people
packed in its ten cart to the point
of suffocation. There is no danger
to them, but still it u the height of
One motorman, sitting up alone
in a stuffy little compartment, con-
trols the lives of vast hordes oi his
fellow-citizens. He gets about $6
a day for carrying all that respon-
The subway is a mysterious piece
oi engineering. At one station one
rides up hve floors to take the train.
Three miles awa>, on the same line,
one leaves the train, enters an ele-
vator and rides up six floors to
the street level.
The engineers must have had
some bad da>s trying to figure out
how they could run trains up and
down hill at sixty miles an hour.
Even the switchback railways at
county fairs would have been tame
beside such a road. In fact it
couldn't have been done And so
one is rushed home on a track that
crosses vallcyj at treetup heights,
and burrows beluw ground between
70 and 100 feet
• • •
Across the Tracks
Most small towns have the poorer
section of the town on the ' other
side of the tracks." That's where
the section hands and other men
who live by hard labor live. New
\ ork used to consider anything
east of Second Avenue or the Bow-
ery as "the other side of the tracks."
But things have changed.
Somebody found that the air along
the East River was just as pleasant
as that along the Hudson. An ex-
periment was tried and a hifh-
priced apartment house put up. Ten-
ants, whose social position was be-
yond question, flocked to the new
building. Others followed rapidly
and now there are miles of expen-
sive apartment*, all full and paying
wall, located "across the tracks."
tf the spirit of the
TTip best way to down the depres-
Never did iion Is to booet your toWni
FARMERS GRAIN & IMPLEMENT CO.
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