Some Nuts to Crack

We will send a few riddles: Brown I
am and much admired, many horses have
I tired; tire a horse and worry a man;
guess this riddle if you can. What makes
a stick of candy like a horse? I (Susie)
have a brother in the navy. We live on
the farm and enjoy farm life fine. We
will enjoy a card and letter shower any
time. All send photos who can. – SUSIE
McKNIGHT AND NETTIE COOPER,
Route 1, Fourke, ARk.

From the Reverse Side of the Clipping:

… is without banking facilities. The
Guaranty State Bank failed to open its doors
this morning because collections had not
kept pace with withdrawal of accounts.

At 9 o’clock, when the Farmers and
Merchants’ State Bank, which was merged
with the Texas Bank and Trust Company
last Monday, opened its doors for
business, a run began. At 11 o’clock, two
hours before the arrival of $50,000 in cash
from Dallas, it closed its doors.

At 2 o’clock seventy-five members …

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