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   Harrison Times (Newspaper) - August 10, 1923, Harrison, Arkansas                                Boone County-The Commercial Center of North Arkansas, "The Land of a Million Smiles" The Harrison Times r. FORTY-EIGHTH YEAR. HARRISON, BOONE COUNTY. ARKANSAS   FRIDAY, AUG. 10, 1923. NUMBER 6. HARDING TRAIN REACHESCAPITAL Thousands Line Streets as Body Is Escorted From Station J ft to Place of State. WASHINGTON, Aug. 7.-President Harding's funeral train. freighted "with the sorrow of the nation, reach-od Washington at 10:22 o'clock tonight., Although the train was nine hour:-; hit(j, thousands jammed the slatiu'i concourse, waiting for hours packed against the iron fence that, shuts o.f the* train platform, to hi' first to give their silent tribute to the dead eh. tain. The train  hacked  into so that the funeral car v. draped casket rolled in lirst, to where  the  little    group    heudei President Coolidgo waited. ANENT BOONE COUNTY FAIR A bigger, bettor, and more beaut i-ful and bountiful Fair than has ever bei'ii held in-Boone County, is the intention of County Agent Spradlin, hi:; a:.si: I.ants, which include the variom (earners ot' (he County, and all ( >i "ii inieio.ted in having a good   fair. I'oci; i'i'1'. most county fairs mount, .iii .-; ;, ,,;� ><.!i ol blooded stork, i'-c-r'i v -i'm--.�.}�� most, of which '-'.':'�. ;  . t or, a slight sprinkling |K'ii!i i y ;<-,loum describe same and secure it. S-15 d and ma- ilil'i'erenl or    Met t:'.".    ;.! Ilea), "i'o work (.; the v Hi'    i lie    va rinus pi eserYii.g    and cookery. from narrow limit'-, the County fair ha, eooio |o include in its nature. I lie ex'libit ion ot the finished a �� iiulai t ureil proiiucts. as well as ihr raw products produced on the i'ui'in. And not this alone, ii. has eo.no In he the means of putting l lie farmer. I lie producer, in touch willi every kind of manufactured pro-duel likely to add to the farmer's comfort., and efiieiency. This, thru the advertising of iarm tools and machinery bv the manufacturers at I hie;'' county fairs. Thus the 1-ioone County Fair will not he a farmer's fair; it will not be a school fair, but it will be a . on: bina i ion of all of these, together von oiiering a series of athletic events and entertainments both pleasing  and  instructive. �in how iij make it a success, i o!>i mil t oes and eaniiing clubs, so-lieties and sewing, circles might meet from now until Fair day with-(>� ii    acc;iiiip;i � iiiii;!.;�   anything.     .And however lnic.il cile pili !-l ogel her spirit animate, and however much the. intention and efforts l.o united and directed, unless individual initiative is there, the whole thing wiil fail; the Fair will fall "kerflunk." Individual effort alone will make it a "go." So gi-i busy us individuals and do your part. Collect whatever specimens you can from garden, li<-lil and forest; from orchard, cellar. Hook and herd. Collect these while tin' sun shines and the collecting is good; bring your results to the .Boone County Fair on Oct. I, .", (!, 11)2;! and the grand aggregation will spell in big   letters-a  successful   FAIR. j PACKING PLANT PROPOSED HERE (.ink, of Oklahoma City, is in o v wilii a view- to estbalishing kin;: )' .nit for taking care of nwi ; keep, besides all s of the farm. Mr. 'ii mingling with the stock raisers of this counties for the pur-g nut their sentiment hi-: industry. He will irii" wbo may be in-uis particular in the a ft ernoon. pri i-1 in I ha . h.a     and ti'niitiii*: v, .iiUllU ''I'M,        i all   pi .!       i'l       t . a. i k  n i CONTINUED FALL BY GERMAN MARK New and Serious Element Projected   Into   Situation- Conditions Worse. I t-.  *aI iiida} '�'<.   OIL SAND Mm: . r<  ri 'i hi  ! he    < , nil  a 1:11! i \ U . w l! Cahiu Ooolidge of Massachusetts is our first Yankee Doodle President, being born on the Fourth of July, fifty-one years ago-1S72 at Plymouth. Yt. He is the third vice-president .from that State-and it is a coincidence that one of the other two, Chester A. Arthur, became president upon the assassination of James A, Garfield. The third was Levi P Morton, vice-president to President Harrisou. slock, l, i i s i 11 g (�<]   iu is   bor The la )�' i'.iiih thing sera i s;./n ri > reach in g    .. day last   week '  .s-  Iiii" of ibo :   i' -   v. ay   111 rough � Si   i oi   oil   sand   in -  -iow ii   i.'ea r   I ha' u.<    '. i:    �   io   Si .   Joe   were o'a a.y    not    wail ing    to to    the   scone   of   the :d   that   while   no   oil i-V  i:a oil   frotll   ill.    well, had    l.i'-oi:   pone: rated a.; inns   weri1  gotnl   for eiiougo producing well, nun v. oi- i    going down about north of Harrison, while dorter drilling  2  more  wells   will 10 < omelel e.|.    ( Hie of t hes(. on 11 roll I on   Dome in west. Boone umber  near the   Boone-Newton j much   as  they h!H   in  tic    e-iiMioast   part  of I pay  wholesaler cm! y.    Sine. ,i cii   |,.,  found at :i ii   o:'   i      o   v... -Mis- -and,   if , j  i      o-   C oo - � : isl s   go   for i'.i.   I       n  a n.-.   w as   fm    years   lb of a chiid whose parents, il of the nature or value of BERLIN, Aug. 7-"Utter confusion prevailed in the retail situation in all lines in greater Berlin today, due to the continued plunging of the mark and the consequent fantastic  rise of the dollar. While the food situation continues to   show   a   chronic  shortage  in   ordinary staples, hourly rise of prices > aused   by   the   fluctuations   of   the mark    are   projecting   a    new   and -oiions   element   into   the   situation, a �-.   the    retailers   are    withdrawing their wares  from sale  whenever the � ii.-ioniei's refuse to pay prices based on the gold mark or the dollar unit. Strike   Is   Proclaimed. As  the latter procedure results in ii o   ranges   which   are   prohibited VOl op'      Will vidir h   u Oil' o wil not I a match ufuetured   from I dm od   by  mi:   of That,  an   inten who stick man- pro- ; under   the   usuery   ordinances,   the : shopkeepers' union lias proclaimed a .general  strike for Thursday and all ] retail   establishments    except.    food .shops will close for a day as a protest  against conditions under which they are expected  to operate, "lie   retailers  assert   that   they  are una hie  to replenish  their stocks tinnier   existing   conditions,   and   inas-ire  being obliged  to and  jobbers on the , basis    of    the   so-called   "stabilized (mark," they are now demanding sini-� ilar  accommodations  in  their  many | dealings     with     the   public.   Many j diops   throughout   the  city  have  al-j ready   shut   down,   barricading  their j doors   and   emptying  the  shop  win-I dows of all display. NIGHT PICNIC AT BALL PARK w men colorci until ai IVJIf to   them rock, tculed i observer am home, fact s. ruby, wort h play-ig- llie hut    a unreinit-a t Slink-day. palmed pointed  out FINANCE committee gob:s   to WORK Frank i'o. Tonight and 'cloudy. THE,  W RATHER Thursday: Part In -Lewie Watkins came home yes-1 terday from a trip to St.  Louis.       i -Mrs. Frank Koenig and herdaugh-| ters .Misses Irene and Rosa, leave today for an extended visit to relatives ' in Texas.   The Koenig residence will i be occupied during their ahsence by j Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Peters, who came: here last  fall from  Texas when Mr. Peters accepted a position a't the M, iv X. A. shops and have since resided southeast of town on a farm. B.  F.  Monzingo, of the    Hniaek-o\or-Boone-Newton  Oil  Company,  re-ii rood yesterday fiom  Green  Forest. Mr.  Monzingo has been visiting sev-  ,al  towns along the M. &  N. A. in he interests of his company. .....Miss Drona Leona  O'Bryan   left toilav for Kansas City for a visit:   to  t'ji'os. iler mother, Mrs. VV. J. O'Bryan,  .and   her grandparents.   Mr. ! Mrs. p. G. Johnson, accompanied her. Claude Alexander, Clint Smith, M. A. llathcoat and Roy Nicholson, who are the committee to raise funds for the Boone ('our' '''air. began their work of soliciting contributions for the fair today ;n.u expect, to continue through the next three davs. They say our people are responding generously. BOONE COUNTY WOMAN TO DEMONSTRATE BASKET MAKING Mrs. Eli Hunt has received a let lor from the State Homo Demonstration Agent, Connie Bonslagle, of Little linck, urging her to be at Fayette-villo next week for her basket work" again as she was there last year. She will take a supp'A of bu.-kbush and honeysuckle material for teach-will have reed for pruritic classes will lie so demonstration will flu Tuesday aft or from X to p Friday ing and they (.ice for fear the large.    The  first, he from I!: 110 to 4 noon and the last morning. LOOKS LIKE OLD TIMES Jehu T). Tvson and County Agent B. A. SovntKin pa'd a visit yesterday to t^e farm of C. I . Crov near Walnut Grove and the fine crop of cotton and watermelons they saw there made Mr. Tyson say it looked like old  times  to him. Mr. Croy has twenty-five acres in .cotton,  an   acre    in  watermelons,   a large acreage in corn and has just; | harvested a splendid oat  crop.    The j watermelon patch, Mr. Spradlin says, i is  the  finest he  has  seen  since  he | was a  hoy.    Mr.  Crov's cotton pros-j neet  is   excellent.      He  -planted   the, Acola, an early variety, and tias    n\ good stand anil a promising crop of,' ''oili   cotton   ami   corn.    lie  has  had plenty of rain on his crop this sou-/ son i Mr, Tyson was  especially pleased with the flourishing fields of cotton as he was one of tin1 strongest ad-j vocales of cotton nlanting this soring' and declared the high prices of the fleecy staple justified a good acreage.' appeuinu along one the maichi.ss gem and ii ��   woi! ii. Whether then; he oil in these Ozark .Mills or not. (here are fortunes, in oilier things loo numerous to mention. Then' are millions in minerals, fruits and forests; in clover, cattle and cream. And no man has any monopoly on the op-port unties that will change all this potential wealth to crisp "Green" "\ellow Backs" or shining gold silver coin. | Miss Bonnie Oapps chaperoned the j girls of her Sunday School class on ; a picnic at the Natural Bridge Park i Monday night. These young ladies, j who are Misses Mary and Monti | Snapp. Hazel and Ruth Kirby, Thelma : Czech, invited the boys of Ray Ellis" j class of I he same Sunday School to i join them. Other guests were Misses ! Fay Price, Charlie Merrell, and Doro-! thy Jeter and Messrs. J. B. Holder, ! Cljiarles and John Worlhington, Lloyd i Baker and Clove Coffman. Supper ' was served at tin.' Park ami many anies enjoyed. and and BIG  PICNIC  ON  LONG A CREEK DUNHAM FOR GOES TO TULSA MACHINERY  PURCHASE Stun Dunham of the Smackover-Boone-Nowton Oil Company left today for Tulsa for the purpose of negotiating with the Oil Well Supply Company for an oil wil rig. Yesterday the deal was closed for the purchasing of derrick lumber and tomorrow teams will begin hauling from Harrison to the Wailis Farm on Hog Creek, where a derrick will he   erected  at  the  earliest  possible - date. big picnic is to be held on Long Mr. Burke has gone to El Dorado Creek on Saturday, August 25th, 1923, for a few days and has left Andrew at Shaver, Boone County, Arkansas. McAUen in charge of the companies It is to be a celebration of the old office in his absence. time character   and    there   will he -------------- bu.se ball, public speaking and music.    -The Baptist  Ladies will have All base ball teams are invited to be food  sale  Saturday  at  Hale present and participate. ware. a Haru- i LYRIC THEATRE 10 and 20c Unless Otherwise Advertised P R 0 C L A M A T 10 N NASMUCH   as  there   has   in   the   providence   of   God, been taken from cur midst cur beloved President. Warren G. Harding, we as a nation bow cur heads, ijrief stricken, as we review the life and character of him who so unselfishly and faithfully gave himself in service  to  the  nation   he   loved  so  well. It is fitting and riyht that we gather together as a community in some place, where we may give expression to our sentiment and sorrow, on the passing of oti" Chief Executive. Therefore, I, John I. Worthington, Mayor of Harrison Arkansas do hereby s-it apart Friday, Aug. 10th, 1923, at 2 p. m., and I would suggest that all business houses close from 2 to 3 o'clock, and that the people gather at the time and place suggested, where we may give expression of our appreciation of our deceased President and our loss in his taking off. 1 would suggest as a committee on arrangements, Rev. Heyward, Rev. Farris, J. C. Murray, A. McAUen, J. S. Rowland, W. S. Pettit, J. M. Wagley, W. J. Myers, B. A. Spradlin, Mrs. W. H. Lewis and Mrs. Eula Merrell. Given under my hand as such Mayor this August 6th,  1923. JOHN I. WORTHINGTON, Mayor. WYCOFF BARN  BURNED The big barn on llie WyeolT farm on the Bergman Head northeasr of town was burned Wednesday night about eight o'clock. It is believed that, .the lire �originated by accident. The barn is said to have contained a largo o'laulity of iu-.v hay. It was a commodious three story . st met ur" and was worth :fl.un to s lain). There was no insurance with any Harrison linn so far as we can learn. \ num. her of people went out from Harrison to the lire in automobiles. This barn was long located on the farm known as the  Huntington place, APPLE   SITUATION   CRITICISED ELLIS haul two     we i V. ic.re   h. lull   and RETURNS Ell from returned N'YAWK 11 U'i ml in.-, sa.i �r. ivi in  lie i!   to has be w i titer hat the .   alter   a ice   in    the   East, n  to   imrenase  tie- 4toia; not i rit i ut ol Yi �!; I !e. ot 'bile t ha ("opt' THURSDAY AUG. 9.-S rector, has produced anoihe: ENDS."    If  you  saw  �The 1 I list was the lie In addressing the apple growers o Washington and   lh nton counties   at Boners last  Saturday,  II.  W. Cipplo, the well-known  orchaniist. sai'1  that the apple  growers    of    the    Ozark could not. begin to grow enough apples for consumers' demands.    But he Mutinued,   "The   Ozark   growers   ar. facing one of the  most  critical periods in  history  due to Pacific coast, growers'    inroads    on   Ozark    apple [or. growers' territoiy."   He said that vinegar  will  be made    on the    Pa id lie '�oast  from apples costing  VI   1-2 cts. per hundred  pounds .and  shipped  to points in the middle west at a cosV of 7f>e per hundred pounds. This together with the faulty method of distribution will, mean unfair prices NOTICE   IN   dankruptcy tl.'i-   1 >',: I IV.-I    Ci.iii",   of   tile   I 'llit oil >.-. for the Western District ot o   a; ,   H,, rrisoa   ! livision. the iiKitier ot David E. Wolin, i.i'isit X i. Mt� in Bankruptcy, ic of r'irst  Meeting of Creditors. s of David E. Wolin. io County of Boone Bankrupt: iven that on Aug- "Th� with fan-Whie Bav. adap Pri: the fers a  ad � oners oi /, artistic lines to the scree Is still furt 1 "Ends"  is  a nda." i): ise and .Ml.    All. 'EC1AI......HEX   INGHAM picture "WHERE THE 'our   Horsemen   of  the Women" vuii 1! uelit ed from the siorv  Io i.\lt)N   NOYAURO   haw vi'INI'.]'. p. in.  (ON Tri I! ii ii'i M'l tow  ii high , roniant u   Rus-a >rt a -it it) W- , Master di-P.W'EMEN'i. Apocalypse," are familiar elail   'which has produced reputation of tin LiCE Ais,, Night ell. rob' Hex Ingram a photoplav 'Where ' South TERR V Bathe In :'.". The Seas, and news. a .T hi , ice .S  ' irst Cri'diti son of District, is heivbv FRIDAY AUC AMERICAN W1IT the star ami popnl: Buenos Aires;   a i 7.   IM2:: the said  David  E.  Wolin duly adjudged bankrupt        *^Ht first meeting of the cn.-liiois ""lit b."ld at th olli CO ot the und or- nui Referee in Harrison, Arkansas, j the August 7, P.)2;> ut 1 o'clock in the afternoon, at which lime the said creditors mnv attend, prove their claims, appoint a trustee, examine tin bankrupt and transact such other business as may properly com.' before said meeting. J. \V. SLOVER, Referee. Dated at Harrison, Arkansas, Aug. of pal result tango given a gor horse. SHOW) 10.-sp; v iai . The    picture Antonio Mot'ei 1  at   dawn be1 t heir  jealousy   iivi ' i i ioli. ace in tl'n� Buenos A in by Bin-no-; Aires bigs .-ocie; ,eous evening gown rides in Also a  two reel comedy. Ui-2l>e. Night lu-:Mc. in "MY bet ween colorful a )l': \ SWAN SON' i-on i a j us love scenes io; a horse race in ween two titled Spaniards, the ; a Ha.shy dancing party iu a indei'w ovld ; two riotous parties \ , at one of which Gloria, in on the back of a big black MATINEE   ;i:tu>   p.   m."   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