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? ~t 18 For Saturday and blonday! PURE LINEN re-shrunk and warranteed all pure dress Linen. SPecially woven, fast color. Latest shades .......... 39c m i, RAYON SILK PIQUE m 39 printed Pique-heavy hanging, gracefulmaterials. Del. tCately ribbed with soft Luster. Equally adapted for sport frOcks as well as Formal; A regular $1.00 quality O,4_ the country over. For Saturday and Monday__.__.U -t -- ~ I II LI I | I i I ---Regular Federated Prices ,I ,i "The Voice of The Lignite City" BED SPREADS Cool and summery in tub- fast colors. Blue, rose gold and green. Scoreless with hemmed ends 80 x 105 98c I ,~, I i I MALAKOFF, HENDERSON COUNTY, TEXAS, THURSDAY, MAY I 1930 lit I l PLAY SUITS Of heavy blue and white striped suiting. Full cut and fast color. A popular, long wearing suit. 79c Harriett Hubbard Ayers'Face Powder. Natural Mello-Glo .... 89c Ayeristo Crat ................. 79c ( Oty's Powder and Perfume .... 88c ,Honey and Almond Cream ..... 89c BOY'S SHIRTS CRISIS CONFRONTS MALAKOFF SCHOOL May Lose Thirteen and 0he.Half Accredited Units of Affiliation If Taxes Are Not Paid That the Malakoff Public School's may lose all of its affilia- tion and its present A-1 rating seemed a certainty when the School Board announced Monday that funds were not available to finish the current school year SWINDLING GANG IS ARRESTED HERE Considers It Quite A Slam To Be Arrested In Small Town Af. ter WOrking In Cities A swindling party c6mposed of two men and a woman traveling in a blue sedan were apprehend- ed by Deputy Will Scott here about 3:30 Monday afternoon on Nifty new Spring patterns that are ab- solutely fast color & with every popular feature. Long point- charges of short-changing sever- al merchants at Kerens. Deputy Delinquent taxes for the past Scott acted in response to a tele- five years, totaling $4,537 57 was Fphone message from the Cons'a- given as the primary reason by I hie at Kerens in which a descrip- the board for the financial plight of the school Local banks state that they could not arry an overdraft of $1,61125 which amount is necessary to run the school the full nine months. The board also stated that if the de- linquent taxes were paid, not on- ly would the school continua'its full time and retire $2,268=88 on Bonds,. but a cash balance of $657.54 would be on hand for the Enders Razor Blades .......... 29c ed collars. 6 to 14 next year. Gillette Razor B:ades .......... 43c 69c The announcement came as a .. shock to the supporters iof the i ischool, Students and school of- i| 11 , .ffi .ffi=ificials. who had classified the I school as a standard four.year 'mm mm mmll "i ~ mllmm ~ ~ $ m ]high school with thirteen and Me bet Federated Chain Stores [one.half accredited units, were, ,= tdisappointed at the possibility of [losing their past two years work. [Obviously. the outlook for next - . vear was not encouraging to 'them. Members of the graduat " This Drug Store ingcla sw.l find difficulty in entering college from an unclas- . "responsibly operated by sifted school. " a registered Pharmacist is Theachool board pointed out your fortress against ser- ious illness. As soon as you fall ill, let your doctor prescribe for you then bring .your prescription to us. It will be promptly and carefully filled. Flagg Drug Company The Rexall Store tion of the parties and the vehi- cle were given. Within a very short time fol lowing the telephone converse- tion Deputy Scott made his ar- rests as the car drove into town on Mitcham Street. The men were placed in jail here and the Kerens Constable notified The Kerens officer and his deputy at- rived in the city at 4:30, identifi- ed the prisoners asthose wanted From every point of view-=durabiiity and appear- ance .... does our Lumber get the recommendation of USers everywhere. Here's Lumber that comes to you as specified--.first being examined before it reaches our yards, then afterward. That's double assurance al to its reliability. Malakoff, Texas further that the local school re" ceived $14,20105 in State and Federal Aid as compared to $7,- 492.58 from local taxes. One- half of the,local tax is used to retire bonds which leaves $3,746.- 27 available for school purposes derived from local sources. The above figures show that the State pays toward the support of the school four times as much as the local district. One concern alone pays a tax of some $3,500.- 00, almost one-half of the entire tax. In the event that the taxes are paid, school officials express themselves as being very opti- mistic as to next years school. Indications are that some three and took them back to Kerens where they were placed in jail. One Of the men Said that it was a 'pretty come-off" to be arrested in a town of this size after having worked their game in practically every town this side of San Antonio. , Oakland hool to Present Play At chool Auditorium Benefit Malakoff Cemetery "Thd [idnd oft So Law," a comedy ma in three big acts will be p resented at the High School Auditorium in this city next Tuesday evening, May 6th by the Oakland Schools. The en- tire proceeds of this occasion will go for the benefit of the Malakoff Cemetery. The people of the Oakland corn munity are to be commended for this noble work and it behooves every verson in Malakoff, who has any interest whatever in this little city of the dead, to witness this play and lend a helping hand to the Oakland people in this good work. The play was given at the Oak- land school house some few night ago and was attended by a very large audience. It was declared a great success. i I HOME TRADE IS VffAL TO TOWN - L , J , I Hr NUMBER 37 Pouring Trade Resources Through Home Channels Builds Suc- cess and Prosperity There's The chief argument in favor of agic home trade is the fact that it not only rebounds to the benefit of all residing in the adjacent trade territory Which is a part of every community but pays in dollars and cents Every dollar sent away to build up business in some big city is just that much taken If you repeat the magic formula"Deposit" this, away from the resources of the home community, please!" with sufficient frequency, the deposit If people will only figure up book becomes atalisman of reatpotency, the incidental costs and conven- mnces occasioned by sending out of town for anything that can be aurehased in their home town It becomes the means of wealth, security, in. they will readily see that it pays dependence. Let us provide the magic talisman, to trade at home It is customary to ignore such items, but they are there just the same and are purchased in that manner. For instance the cost of a trip to the Small Accounts W lcomed. city hotel bill, time wasted away from*employment, goods bought that are not really needed, high. er prices actually paid for the |,, goods on account of the stupend. pus overhead of the big city Malakoff, Texas stores. All this means cost and must be charged up against the purchases if one is honest with ,,, oneself. =--...--- ---.-- _ In case of mail order purchas, tisements of business men oflFOR SALE--New Viki es there are money order and Malakoff who are interested in/Separator at a sacriffiee if postage fees, express or freight getting the facts of the value of/at once--Hugh brans Ise charges, time wasted and delay home trade before the people. |pany, Athens, Texas. in @siting for the goods, annoy- ance of exchanging the goods that do not fill the bill, or that do not measure up to the grade expected--these and many other -..-. charges of like nature should honestly be figured up against the purchases. If this is done and quality of goods compared it will be found that it is a case of trying to lift yourself by your bootstraps. There is no easy way to secure goods for a figure than they can be su by the experienced business man of Malakoff. Perhaps nothing is studied closer than the retailing of mer. chand]se and you can safely fig. ure that your live home merchant is working hard to secure the best of merchandise to place be- fore his customers at the lowest In This Book units will be affiliated this year possible figure consistent with Definite plans are being made A Surprise Wedding sound business principles. And .- in this day of keen competition the addition of a Business Commerce department which The many friends of Miss Ors there.are few business men who will attract a large number of Mitcham received quite a sur-donor run close to the danger students and meet a long felt[prise the latter part of the week line i)n fixing prices that will at- need. I upon learning of her marriage to tract trade and meet competition It is now possible for the Mal- Mr. Wm 8chwalm of St. Louis anywhere akoff Schools to rank among the The wedding was performed in It is only necessary to use corn- very best in this section of the Durant, Oklahoma on Satmday, mon sense in dealing with country and the board urgenth' April 12 with Roy. A C. German, t problems. The field is open requests that all taxes be paid at pastor of the First Methodist[all who may wish to enter any an early date in order for the Church in that city officiating,i line of business and if there were school to meet this temporary The bride is at present teach- big l)rofits to be made that con. emergency., ing in the Malakoff Public dition would "not last for every Elsewhere in this issueis print- Schools and will continue her opening for business is carefully ed a statement of the condition work untilthe end of the term searched out, and competition New, snappy Straws easy on tim of the Malakoff Public Schools, before joining her husbahd in has reduced everything to the " " showing very clearly its financial St. Louis, where they will make level of lowest possible prices, eyes for style., cool add light status. School patrons are urged their home. On another page of this issue to peruse this item carefully and Thiswas to have been a secret will be found the special adver, t h e brow for comfort. Sun and convince themselves that the wedding, and really was, until shower,proof payment of their school taxes is the Mabank Banner, after hay- " " " ' an absolute necessity if the school ing printed the announcements, MOTHER'S DAY -- MAY I I ystem is to continue for the full unconsciously let the cat out of Celebrate the day the original term and maintain the high the bag by publishing a news way by presenting MOTHER standard that the school officials item of the affair, with FLOWERS. We have choice and the student body have work- " ' gifts Cutfiowers, Corsages, Hang ed so diligently to attain. Mr. and Mrs. S, J, Hall and ing Baskets, Pot Plants, Etc. --- little daughter of Jacksonville Let us supply you. SEE the National Basket Ball spent Sunday herewith his pa- Championship in Chicago--Shown rents, Mr. and Mrs. S, A, Hall. Sanders Floral and in connection with "Spring Is - Evergreen Co. Here." Also pictures made in Mrs. Hautie Campbell and Mr. Athens, Texas Athens on the return from Chi- and Mrs. Rogers of Dallas are Box 475 Phone 179 "The One-Price Store" At the DIXIE THEATRE visiting Mr. and Mrs. A.M. Member F.T, D, A. Tex Today. Roberte here this week. ............