Mt. Pleasant Daily Times (Mount Pleasant, Tex.), Vol. 12, No. 252, Ed. 1 Friday, January 8, 1932 Page: 2 of 4
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MT. PLEASANT DAILY T1MFV FRIDAY, JANUARY 8, 1932.
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Then read this ad carefully.
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This is an opportunity to get your hair
in good condition for your next permanent.
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DID YOU EVER STOP TO
By Edson R. Waite
MT. PLEASANT DAILY TIMES
G. W. CROSS, Editor
j Western Offers
‘ Stirring Action
Entered at the postoffice at Mt. Pleas-
ant, Texas as second class mail mat-
ter. All obituaries, resolutions of
respect, cards of thanks, tec., will be
charged for at regular rates.
The earliest known surgical instru-
ments are copper knives found in a
tomb of 1500 B. C.
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E. McElroy, Editor-Manager of the
Waxahachie (Texas) bight, Says:
“Did you ever stop to think that
the solution of the problems of mer-
chandising, community building, buy-
ing at home, and all other similar
problems peculiar to the average small
city and town in this country lies
with the independent retailers?
“We hear much complaint about
the chain store, the disloyalty of those
who buy out-of-town, the ever-in-
creasing stagnation of local merchan-
dising, etc., but we seldom stop to
think that those of us who are known
as independent retailers taking pride
in calling ourselves executives, are
lacking in knowledge of really mod-
ern and aggressive business methods.
Too often we allow ourselves to be
led by our businesses, drifting along
the lines of least resistance, rather
than leading our business by aggres-
Eeatures Ace Cowboy,
“The Dawn Trail” at Titus Theatre sive methods. We spend too much
time which should be given to inten-
j sive study of trade organs, exper-
_______ J iences of successful executives, re-
j Daredevil riding, stirring action search findings, etc., in telling the
and thrills galore are seen in “The w01'ld that business has gone to the
! Dawn Trail,” the Columbia “western” dogs.
j which opened today at the Titus The- “In this f?reat go- getting America
I atre. Duck Jones, that famous screen "diat a wealth of technical education
j cowboy, and his horse Silver are thel'e is available to us in trade
great—their daring feats were thor- papers and special research services
oughly appreciated. for all lines of business! That ex-
The story is built around a scrap ecutive "’ho stops to seek out the re-
, between sheepmen and cowmen in suits of the experiences of others is
the Panhandle district of Texas, and the most successful. There is noth-
' the efforts of Larry Williams, county inK' wrong with business except that
j sheriff, to bring about peace between the day has come when obsolete bus-
l the two warring factions. Matters iness methods will no longer ‘get us
1 become complicated when Mart Den- by-’ The chain store, which so many
ton, his best friend and the brother independent retailers deride, is using
of his fiancee .shoots and kills one of modern mehods and paying little
. ........... " . . - ' ; the sheepherders. How the young heed to those of us how howl.
i sheriff succeeds in doling out justice “Businesses must begin to real-
and eventually bringing about peace, ize that a new day is here, bringing
At this, the beginning of the New Year, let us determine to
put forth more energy in our lfe’s undertaking, whatever it might be.
When our car “sticks” we exert every energy to pull out—if “life’s
car is stuck” we should do the same thing. The gain is all our own.
The time has come when we must labor earnestly and continuously
to make even a living, but let’s not growl about it—go about our work
and we will soon have the proper CONFIDENCE in ourselves as well
The First National Bank
A. J. Copellar, Active Vice Pre*
F. A. Smith, Chairman of Board J. K. Hart Cashier
I. N. William*, President C. E. Lee, Ass’t Casnier
FLYING TO FREEDOM
Ingenuity of prisoners longing for
liberty was demonstrated Christmas
day at Leavenworth with the disco\ -
ery of a glider on the roof of the four-
story shoe factory. Three prsioners,
one of them an aviator, had construct-
BABBLIN’ BROOK milk now 10c
per quart. 1-2-6
A GOOD DISCOUNT
Father—You are going to marry
that insignificant little fellow, Percy!
Why, you used to say you would nev-
er marry a man less than six feet
Daughter—1 know, Dad, but 'l de-
ed the glider in the hope of soaring to j tided to take oil twenty per cent for
safety and freedom beyond the pris-1 cash.—Tit Bits.
on walls. ! -
It seems almost a pity that their The first patent ever granted to an
WANTED TO BUY"—Incubator and
brooder, electric preferred. Must be
in good condition and reasonably
priced. Phone 408-J. tf
i supplies plenty of action and a wow
i of a climax.
• Here is a “western” that was pro-
duced with as much care as a dra-
with it the ultimatum that those who
stick with old methods and old sen-
timents must fall by the wayside.
1.1..e the Immortal Lincoln, ‘We Must
Dr. W. A. Taylor
PHYSICIAN and SURGEON
Modern X-Ray Equipment
Office over -Swint Bros. Drug Store
THE OLD MOTTO
1 sell R. C. A. and Vic-
tor Radios Repair and
Service all Makea Teal
Tubes Free. Used Ra-
dios at a Bargain.
matic vehicle. The supporting cast i Study and Prepare Ourselves And
is great. Miriam Seegav, a pretty j Our Chances Will Come.’—often.” j
blonde and a capable little actress, J - j
makes a charming heroine. Charles j * hoir Practice at Methodist Church
Morton does very nicely with the un-j -
sympathetic role of Mart Denton, i The members of the choir of the
Christy Cabanne directed. I Methodist Church will meet tonight
_ j at the church at 7:30 for practice.
j Every member is invited to be pres-
ent and on time.—Mrs. Wm. Dean
“George,” said his doting mother,! White.
“that isn’t the watch I gave you last j *--
Christmas, is it, dear? I feel sure I STRICTLY PAINLESS
the one I bought had a gold case, and i _
this one is silver.” j “I am sorry,” said the dentist, “but
“Yes, mother,” stammered George, you cannot have an appointment with
“you see I—er—was very hard up last me this afternoon. I have eighteen'
term, and—er—you know, mother cavities to fill.” And he picked up
circumstances alter cases.” his golf bag and went out.—Juggler.
intentions were revealed by one of i American woman was
the prisoners who became disgrunt- j clean and cure corn
led when informed by the other two ——mm^
that the glider would cnrrv only two
men and that he must remain behind.
The glider hail been constructed by
the prisoners with material smuggled
into the prison, including bicycle
wheels used for the landing gear.
The convicts were awaiting a strong
south wind to assist them in the
flight, which, had it been successful,
would have set a glider record of a
It was at Leavenworth only a few
days ago that airplanes were used in
helping to locate escaped prisoners.
If convicts resort to flying by air
from prison roofs, aviation truly will
have entered into a new phase.—Ex.
for a device to
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Roger Williams,expelled from Mas-
sachusetts, founded Providence and
granted absolute religious freedom.
We have started in 1932 to
handle your produce on a small-
er overhead, but with more ef-
ficiency, which will enable us to
pay you a better price for your
y produce. Start the new year
$ right and see us before selling.
$ Bring your Poultry, Butter,
X Eggs, Cream and Hides to us.
Y Get one of our 1932 calendars.
I Luther Rogillio,
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Cross, G. W. Mt. Pleasant Daily Times (Mount Pleasant, Tex.), Vol. 12, No. 252, Ed. 1 Friday, January 8, 1932, newspaper, January 8, 1932; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth784525/m1/2/: accessed November 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Mount Pleasant Public Library.