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PAGE SIX THE GUARDIAN. NOVEMBER 20, 1942 Franciscans Conduct Increased Enrollment For 00Morris School Morris School.  Increasbd en- Chicago, Superior, Wis., a n d rollment this term for Morris Mexico. School, near Searcy, is largely due Morris is a school for boys, con- to the fact that many more Ark-' ducted by the Franciscan Broth- ansas towns and cities are repro- ors. Grades taught include the sented. Little Rock holds the lead fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth with ten representatives. Other and the first two years of high Arkansas towns are: Hot Springs, school• It is an answer to the Helena, Russellville, Walnut Ridge, wish of many parents or guardians Fort Smith, Atkins and Jonesboro. for a school with a religious atmos- Many have come a long way to phere. Character moulding is the attend school, as from New York, main task of the Brothers at Mor- ris, and' this fact is never forgot- ten by those entrusted with grow- Full Day ing boys For Boys At The school is located in White county, about nine miles west of M S h 1 Searey, situated on the low rolling orris c oo hills at the foot of the Ozark range. This beautiful section was once Morris School-- The "order of known as Armstrong Springs, a the day" of any boarding school is health resort. A spring of curative interesting, but to any ex-boarder waters still flows. such schedules are of particular The railroad station for Morris interest. Here's the line-up at Morris: school is at Kensett, four miles 6:00 A.M.Rising and Morning from Searcy, and the Brothers Prayer. should be notified when a boy is 6:30 A. M.Holy ' Mass and! to arrive, so that arrangements can Communion (Attendance on week- be made to meet him at the station. days is voluntary). Automobile routes to Searcy are 7:15 A.M.mBrealfast 64 and 67. Little Rock is 55 miles 7:35 A. M.ChoresRecretion south on 67. Memphis, almost due 8:30 A.M.--Classes east, is 120 miles distant• 11:30 A.M.Recreation for 12:00 A.M.Lunch Morris School. m Honor Roll 1:30 P.M.Classes ' the last six weeks is given below: 3:30 P. M.Recreation, Games, Scholar-Citizen- Swimming ship ship 5:30 P. M.--Study Period Harry Rawls 92 4-7 91 5-6 6:30 P. M.Dinner, Recreation Homer Wilkins 93 1-3 92 8:30 P. M. wNight Prayer, Re- Anthony Gillesgi 93 2-3 92 ½ tiring Thomas Wilcox 91 1-3 g0 1-6 No Classes are conducted on Joe Shinn 92 2-3 90 1-6 Saturday or Sunday. William Kessler 91 2-3 90 1-6 SEMI00RY Billy Moore__ -:- _---91 91 ½ ( Continued from page 3) Plan New Approaches about the incorporation of the TO Historical English principles of the Society of the Propagation of the Faith into the Churches After War 5unior Crusade Program and Con- London. (E) When our grand-' stitution.  !:[ children walk about in the new After the talk, the Junior Cru: London which the planners hope saders voted to give due considera- to build at the end of the on- tion to the subject matter of Mr. slaught on this city they will find Dunleavy's address. Pugin's fine Cathedral of St. George in South London facing a Mr. James Burke, father of the big ornamental park. ReD. Mr. William Burke, a mere, This is one detail of the ex- her of the Senior Class at St. haustive plans, now on view here, ffohn's Seminary, suffered serious of the Royal Academy's planning injuries in a recent accident, committee. Cramp's Shipyard, the largest of London has grown naturally its kind in Philadelphia, where Mr. through the centuries. Though its Burke works, was the scene of the winding ways give it a charm of accident• The ReD. Mr. William its own, they do not take easily Burke received a long distance to modern traffic. So the new call from his mother on the same London will pay attention to wid'e day of the accident, Saturday, No- roads. vember 14. It is likely that no major change Massachu-tts Defea would be made in a thousand years of normal existence. But Birth-Control Measure with so much of the city in ruins Boston. (E)The so-called birth there is a well-supported move- control referendum which would I ment to alter the face of the metro- permit Massachusetts doctors to polls when the days for recon- give contraceptive advice to mar- structing arrive. ried persons, under certain condi- St. Paul's (Anglican) cathedral tions, was defeated in last Tues- will be one of the main focal day's election, complete returns points of the new lay-out. In the showed today, main the churcho will be left The final tabulation on the lwhere they are, but some of them measure, which was condemnedwill find their position enhanced by His Eminence William Card'inal lag clearances open up new ap- O'Connell, Archbishop of Boston, proaches. Westminster Cathedral will have was 691,394 against, and 505, 043 a for. somewhat better approach, Excellent Boarding School Morris School, Near Searcy, Has Beautiful Natural Background I a m a "ro'tMence Sodaltsts ,a, ld ;cal00ula[ M!lit!a Program thTexar ana.T e S ally m et- this group of yo was such a ing of this week was spiritual, success, plans are being made for with the members reciting the Little Office of the Blessed Virgin and singing hymns to Our Lady. During th past week a letter congratulating the sod'alists of Providence Academy on their beautiful spirit of generosity was received from Mr. Haffert of the Scapular Militia. (Providence Academy Sodality sent in a do- nation to the Scapular Militia for medals for the soldiers.) He also a Help-Your-Neighbor Week• Advertising Catholic literature is the chief objective of the sodal- ists in their contribution to Na- tional Book Week Observance. Posters, small and large, are on display. An attractive feature is the large Tree of Catholic Writers of the World. Another interesting and novel poster is a chart depict- ing the moral standards of modern sent a certificate which states that books. Many new books which the members of the sodality will have been added to the library are be remembered every Saturday occupying places of prominence for the next ten years during the tbis week. Books on Trial, a pop- ttoly Sacrifice of the Mass. ular magazine, which has been Great fervor was shown in the subscribed to by the Sodalists of observance of Love-Your-Neigh- Providence Academy, is among the bor Week. Sodalists Died with one literature on exhibit. another to prove that "Youth Are Initiation of eighteen new mere- Not Defeatists." Since the first berg into the Sodality is ached- step in the project undertaken by ule_d for WednesdaY, November 25. THIRD DEGREE vso Luncheon Held (Continued 00rom page 2) Wednesday was on the same ship with Brothe00 For Military Wives- Pope. Poeahontts Council 2443 Little Rock.  The Military Several new officers were elect- Wives Club of the Women's Di- ed by Pocahontas Council 2443 vision of the USO-NCCS Club met their Wednesday, November 18th, at Knights of Columbus at regular monthly meeting held in 12:00 noon for a luncheon. the Council Chamber Monday, For B November 9th. Those Officers were elected to act for those who were chosen for office at the regular election but who have since been called or volunteered in the armed forces of Our Coun- try:Grand Knight, Bartha Baltz; Warden, Mott Gschwend, Inside Guard, Sylvan Wurtz. Very ReD. Monsignor O'Con- nell of Little Rock, State Chap- lain of the Knights of Columbus, and who is conducting a Mission I here in Pocahontas this week, was !special guest of honor and he gave a very inspiring address to all present. The Knights sponsored a Mis- sion Breakfast Sunday, November 8th., for the Men of St. Paul's though it will still lie off the imain road that connects West- minster with Victoria. Plans for the west-end for the !demolition of the French church in Leicester-square, and Tyburn convent will disappear from the 'Marble Arch district. But it may be a long time before large pro- 1 grog: is made with the gigantic I IF[ Ti,eHoly Ghost Prayer Book I ,;v ,,, I)1 PRAYERS ,nd DEVOTIONS to the HOLY GHOST After the luncheon a project in leather and cork was started to be sent for a display at the Joint Training Institute. The Institute will be held in Excelsior Springs, Missouri, from November 30 to December 4. Parish, and there was a splendid attendance, The ladies of St. I Paul's SchoOl Auxiliary acted as :hostesses and served an excellent meal. The Mass was said and Sermon Preached by Monsignor O'Connell after which he was guest of honor at the breakfast. In a short address the Monsignor dwelt on Columbianism and Pa- triotism, and his words were so forceful and well chosen, that im- mediately following the meal, sev- eral lapsed members applied for re-instatement. Monsignor O'Connell will be with us all this week conducting ihe Mission, but in the two short days that he has been associated with the local Council of the Knights of Columbus, he has mani- fested' himself so magnanimously hat he will not be easly forgotten. 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SILK MOIRE LINING, hand tooled rolled- gold ,border on inside of front and back cover, silk bookmarks (individually boxed) ......................... 3.00 This prayerbook not only supplies the faithful with a number of very beautiful prayers to the Holy Ghost, it also brings to their notice and stresses a very important dogmtio truth. The pryers reveal the universal activity of the Holy Spirit in the life of the ChrisUsn. In addition to the many devotions to the Holy Ghost, this prayerbook has as well scores of beautiful devotions new and old not found in the usual prayerbook. Lrge and clear type makes it a work especially selected for its legibility. For Immediate Delivery Order From In Appreciation of the Good Work Done by the Morris School WATSON'S CLOTHING STORE "Complete Line of Dry Goods, Clothinir, Shoes" BIES Editor-in-Chief, Catholic Action d the South PATRIOTISM The pathetic little narrative, "The Man Without a Coun- try," gleams with the lesson of love for country. Philip Nolan, a young officer in the United States Army, because of subver- sive influences, is unfaithful to the colors. When court- mar- tialed, he cried out, in a fit of frenzy, "D-n the United Statesl • a ° " ' I wmh I m y never hear of the United States agaml The army court pronounced on him a m .... • .  t .. r • ,. with an appreciation of things sup- punmnmen[...y sausrymg .ms posedly so much better elsewhere, WlSn rllS elIzensnlp is aKen ,, • or of governments far superior away, and he is placed on navy to ours," is plain treachery. vessels that never touch Ameri .... l-r n i'l ....... 0 " nl a e w I not De sumulatea can shores as l ng as he is on them. to real ,atrioqsm ,er oh, ,- h,;- Nobody ab ard is allowed to a €, i,, "'vho €,- v,.o, eraur:'e-'rea. ", Banner" and salute the flag every " " S '° '" "=="= mornin ,. The word °o o* t ,,e o°o-",,e, to the Umted totes deleted. Thus, - " 1 ........ rs h dies," passmnately" ann me e om oi me mrs ann after 53 yeaj i -'e Stripes, convey little to their young n love wl_n n, coumry ann seep.- minds. They must be filled with • y repemme_tae momem oz ms pride in whatever their country young, rec e nomeaoeoness, stands for, as symbolized by pa- The Constitution of the United triotic demonstrations. They States, among its many precious must be made to feel "and be con- and sacred human benefits, guar- vinced that the United States is antees freedom of speech. Un- the greatest and best country in fortunately, this grant is ignorant- the world. They never will proud- ly and unappreciatively misinter-, ly stick out their little chests and preted by thousands of American citizens, especially in these dan- gerous days. If all of those who openly abuse this privilege in pub- lic and private were served the same punishment as Philip Nolan received, we would not have enough navy vessels to accom- modate them. Citizens who bitterly condemn our government may not mean to be disloyal; nevertheless, they are. !Governmental abuses can creep in, and theyreally do; mistakes can be made, and they are made; but to discredit everybody in high of- fice, from our President down, and to wish for and advocate a different government, is, with the present world conditions, nothing short of treason. There never has been a better government in the world than that guaranteed by our: Constitution and the Bill of Rights•' It was clearly founded with the holy intention of providing and as- ;suring for everyone in America, foreigners not excluded, the rights to life, liberty, the pursuit of hap- piness, and freedom of worship. All these God-intended natural privileges are taken away from people living under the new forms of government elsewhere• It is, therefore, an awful and shameful act to uproot the respect and love for country from the hearts of children by glib, fanci- ful but ignorant criticism of na- tional conditions. To inspire them say, "I am an American," when they hear the ones near and dear to them everlastingly griping about scmething that is wrong in this country. i Patriotism is, like religion, something more or less intangible; only noble ideals can make it a reality to each individual• Pa- triotism, like religion, demands al- most a blind conviction that it is something great arid good and es- sential for a happy existence• It demands respect, order, obedience, and a readiness to sacrifice so that what is dear to us may be pre- served. Nothing, or no one, can be dear to us, if our appreciation for certain things and persons is underminded by those to whom we look for direction. Children are more easily affected in these matters, because of their limited reasoning power, or the complete lack of it. The idea of true patriotism is predicated more on keeping God's Commandments than on the wav- ing of the flag and turning out en masse on the Fourth of July. True )atriotism is an all-year-round de- U.S00 Forester &f Lectures At I ii Ozark National Forest, with at Russellville, has arrang.€ a series of lectures by Dr. chief U. S. forest service 1 in this section. Forest e0 tion, especially fire pre was to be stressed. Dr. Wheeler, graduate o College, Wig., and of the U|M of Colorado, entered the service in 1905. He haf about 35 years in this, hU and has lectured in every the union, and in Cana , Hawaii. For fifteen years  ranger and supervisor in parks of Colorado and Cam.'_ Dr. Wheeler is said to-t much interested in pre' of the timber wealth of 2. I termination to be helpful t0fi ple in na effort to mak. in which they live. It cl' thoughtful citizenship that.: cline to study and the d0 things that wii1 improve eoaa3.. in a community. True pat cannot be tserved by tearing it can be promoted only bY t ing up. These are the ideas with parents should strive to st their children. Our nations and comfort have been too We Americans are spoiled. time is not far distant when er dues and hardships will 1 acted as proof of our real P ism. Prepare your child that day by fostering in challenging loyalty to thei land. The type of citizen tll veloped will be very much in the future• If we have  jority of them, the United will have nothing to fear; ture, although more difficu be as glorious as its past. , The fate of the country iS  hand's of parents Our n inheritance will be safe, if l will dutifully brin u, the S; spring to serve their God an country. He that embraceth Jesus stand firm forever• - STOTTS DRUG STORE PRESCRIPTIONS Phone 33 SEARCY, ARKANSAS IN APPRECIATION OF THE GOOD WORK OF MORRIS SCHOOL HEADLEE DRU6 COMPANY SEARCY, ARKANSAS SEARCY, ARKANSAS The Guardian Ill :1 309% W 2. nd St., Little Rock, Ark. I ' ,,