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bra- suffered third' ,artd suffocation. H<» jeoMflitten fit South ee, fi'nj , had left tlie house restatifarit. His movie. v/hert he ar- fen fcbrettee Wf * attempts . Itis he was beaten back by m MttA and smoke. Ihutes elapsed before fire- enter • 'the bddrbom. ™.wsre Mildred, 10, Ro< iWtlhelmtoaj 3 Palestina fraud vLula S months. ''.Said the fire started pipe In the grocery aftment, *y, HOM STAR, HOM, ARKANSAS Moftday, Oeccwber 13, 1?S4 vHo »e*k to obtain a rnefll af rlf!e» detttned fdf A U*< ton Army 6utpe«t up the Colorado ftivef CrdUh'i lite v»a» »«v*d by ftidellff 6urke« who had teemed id be behind the move to net ths rlflet. Burke *hot down « man w*fc abettl to thoet the captain. Without VII their leader the Glla City iftob won backed over the gangplank. Actually, they had been defeated before Belaire went down. They had known it, and Belaira had known it Crotch had read the desperation In his face, even as the man's gun was turning toward Itlit! But what were,the res'sons for Burk e coming to the General Heath's support? Now, as Cro.cn recalled the look on Belaire's face. recaiivu w»c *w« *«. — , ., he knew the man had recognized ALWAY S 'FIR S 1 QUALITY. HRISTMAS %XTRA'.QUALITY! MEN'S TON FLANNEL mm SHIRTS ^Flannelettes! rr!,Flarinels! J Bright!, r^lew Colors! < SSanforized! • Perfect Fitting! . .• . t 1.98 ;!E^TRJ^ SPECIAL! ^t NEMAN rfUNDS 5, to 36" Wide! £4'<, Long. sfflt ' . tf» *T« i te"d Quantity! 2.50 S ;: EXTRA SPECIAL! IFOAM RUBBER PILLOWS v A Shredded Foam! pg!' Bed Size! 1.50 6> l' ' Wt'y- Wi CLOSEOUT! BETTER BLOUSES 5irls$ize.s7tg14! k Sizes! ft ( pm .Higher Prices! KCome.JEaHy for Choice! 1.44 ^OSEQUTJ TWO BIG RACKS "BETTER DRESSES „ , ,.,» Highest Prices! |\MostA!lSizes! RVTf^ ThQm On! I'lReql CLOSEOUT! BIG GROUP PITTER FABRICS Prices! |^|rMrfect! 50 YD. BIG GROUP DRESS his inind. Crotch thrufe this gaze ort Burke and foutid mm still holding his pistol. "Vou flsht like a veteran,' fiurke admitted coolly. "1 had no idea they'd bettle so fiercely for steamboat passage." Crotch started a growl low in his ihroat. Now it came to him clearly: shooting wou*d be bound to crouse Murphy, and once that first ihot had been fired by Belaire, Burke's plan had miscarried. What good was his wagon, his looted i guns, when he was too weak to withstand a charge of the post's cavalry! Primarily, Burke as a shrewd rnan. He had altered his plan, electing to buy his way into Crotch's confidence by saving his Birth of A Notion/ Best Masterpiece feditor's Note just 40 years ago, D. W. Griffith was finishing up "The Birth of a Na- toitt," which was to prove the . most impoitant as well as het most controversial film in the history of the movies, tt raised the movies to the states of an industry. In a three-part series, Bob Thomas reviews the facts and legends concerning the Him.) PRESCOTT NEWS Wednesday. Tuesday December 14 t»reseott Business and Professional Women's Club will hold their annual Christmas party Tuesday evening at 7 o'clock at the Lawson Hotel. By B6B THOMAS HOLLYWOOD 'JB - Three old life. Crotch turned away from Burke toward his own men. I don't owe him anything, he thought. Burhe has masterminded this raid after the rifles; he had had is own strange reasons for being ssitisfied With Belaire's deat h. The re had been no favor. Crotch would give none in return . On the foredack he found Melott with his head pressed between cupped palms. His engineer had taken sever* punishment and was made them put up groaning. 'Whatever had bony, Jean sharp nose and such a fight? Whatever made them do it?' 1 Melott demanded. "Jim, it's not what you think." Melott removed one hand at a time from his rank wet face. He features, a long a cleft chin. His Wednesday, December 15 the Juvenile Music Club will was in charge of Mrs. Jbe R. Hamilton. She reviewed the chapter, "Music and Religion" and spoke on Martin Luther after which the group sang his hymn "A Mighty Fortress is Our God." Mrs. Frank Turberville and Mrs. J. H. Bemis motored to Xexarkana Wednesday for the day . Mr. and Mrs. R. L Blakely Jr., spent Wednesday in Texarkana. Walter Hirst and Mrs. Guss McCaskill motored to Fort Smith on Mrs. Gordon played a group of Wednesday and were accompanied four opera meet Wednesday at 3:30 p. m. atjWagnes. the First Methodist Church for their Christmas party. Hostesses will be Mrs. B. A. Warren, Mrs. Glenh Hairston, Mrs. Carroll Bratton, Mrs. S. V. Scott and Mrs. Boyd Arnold. selected melodies from the home by Mrs. Bob Robertson and "Prelude to Parsifol" by Bobb y who are the guests of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. McCaskill. friends met In the MGM commissary for lunch. The last time they had all been together was 40 years ago when they appeared in "Th2 Birth of a Nation." One was Lillian Gish, as sweet- faced as when she played Elsie Stoncman in the D. . W. Griffith classic. One of the original stars at MGM, she had returned for the ilrst time in 26 years to play In "The Cobweb." » Another was Mae Marsh, who scored as Flora, the little s:ster in "The BrltK of a Nation." Still a lovely woman, she has . remained active in films. She hadn't been on the MGM lot since 1918. The third member was Donald Crisp, London-born Oscar winner "Hew Green was My Valley" and reputed to be fabulously Wealthy. A minister since 1909. he played U. S. Grant In "Birth." The trio talked about their early days in films Mostly they spoke of "The Birth of a Nation," which had changed their lives as well as ihe' course of the . industry. All Mrs. 0. G. Hirst Hostess To ' ' Musical Coterie Mrs. O. G. Hirst was hostess to the Prescott Musical Coterie at her home on Wednesday afternoon. Artistic arrangements of red roses and carnations were placed at points of interest. A bowl of evergreens interspersed With colored Christmas ornaments graced the mantel and the buffet. The president, Mrs. Dudley Gordon, presided. The club collect was read in unison and the Federation Hymn, with Mrs. W. P. Cummlngs at the piano, was sung. Mrs. J. V. McMahen gave the Federation news. The program from the book "Listening to Music Collectively" went on to stardom, remember that everyone ryes"were points of fire. "Why did you say that?" . "We're carrying guns for the army. For the Federals. Jim.' Melott's lips were white and his eyes were shadowy blanks, expressing absolutely nothing. He laid heavily, 'I had an idea of that. Why do we have to do it? What's the matter with sending them overland? Murphy could make up a train." "No Jim! Murphy can't spare men enough to guard that klncj of shipment. The Apaches would go pitched in on the picture," said Miss Marsh. "I counted Mr. Griffith's right-hand man Bobby Herron in the picture five . times as a Southerner, a' Northerner, a renegade and so forth. I was even in a cheering crowd at the end. after I had died in the picture. It was like that: We were stars one day and extras the next." "Tut tut!" spid Crisp. "We were never extras. We were stars." "Not on your life," countered Miss Gish "Those of us from the stage didn't, want star billing. It was a disgrace t ohave it known for those guns!" "What about the Amador? Did Jamison turn them down?" "Murphy didn't give him a chance. He's afraid of Maddix, pt Calhoon." Crotch paused, then added, "He knows Navigation's put to break us." •'' . • :. Melott stared across the dry btrctc'h of arrow-weed that swept beyond range of eyesight. ; ,For a long time h e had known something like this was going to happen. The Territory was too important not • to be fought over and Heath, must come went working in the 'flick- we; ers/" They had one thing in common: Their loyalty to Griffith. "Recently Charles Laughtc-n directed his first picture and he did an amazing thitig,". said Miss Gish proudly. "He went!to .the Museum cf Modern Art in Hey/ York and had'them run all of Mr. Griffith's old f,ilms. He : said he wanted to learn movie . making . from the master." ' . ' 'Isn't it. too bad.'he never hid Meals to Be Served in Schools Meals to be served in Hope Public schools this week: •Elementary Tuesday — Beef Stew, Blue Lake Green Beans, Cole Slaw, Whole Wheat Bread, Peanut Butter Coo kie. Milk. Wednesday — Meat Loaf, Whipped Potatoes, English Peas. Bis quit, Honey, Milk. Thursday — Chicken and Dress ing, Buttered Peas, Whipped Pota toes, Cranberry Sauce, Harves Festival Cake, Milk. Friday — Soup and Sandwiches Cookie. Milk. Junior-Senior Hioh Tuesday — Beef Stew, Blue Lak Green Beans, Cole Slaw, Whol ihe- General into it. He said stiffly, "I was born tin have way. a business sense?,' said Miss der the same flag as you. It hasn't made the wisest choice in tris. nor done all that was fair. But I guess it v will still do. It . y to do. Iry there's no other, An hour later his passengers began climbing over the side. Now they had enough fists and guns to withstand further .trouble. Passengers on the river boats .always fought for their own .packet. Considering the Apache desert on each sid ecf the rivflr, it was a good Ihing this was so. Crotch's gaze fell on Dreyfus hand coming over the gangplank. He had someone else with him A woman- He was taking Queenie back to La Fez! .•••.'. His eyes flicked to he* and he knew'an instant's sharp regret. He realized at once Queenie had thrown over her bakery shop tor this. For his life in the parched hills with the utter loneliness, the hardship •- and the song of th-2 wolves at night. Then, oddly, he membered Her tone when she rsked if Burke was corning up^ river. It wasn't Dreyfus, then, but Burke! 1 "She'll be no trouble to you Dreyfus said as he pressed a sapk of gold into the captain's hnnd "Staterooms are all Crotch murmured tritely. "Where Dreyfus sleeps will be all right with me," Queenie said. Her expression was gay, carefree, very nearly radia.nt, Crotch thought She was. dressed in a new. ly made Indian skirt, Later, he went back w.)tb his passengers and saw Dreyfus spread his blanket over the deck in the bosv of the ship. Alongside it Dreyfus laid his rifle. Others were keeping beside him; the deck, was beginning to fill with dark shapes of men in various positions of rest. They had no'top covering the wind on the river was like the blast from a furnace, and marsn mosquitoes were thick in the flit. Now Queenie was coming toward him at a brisk walk and Crotch Marsh. .'!He' always 'took the money from, one , 'picture ' and put it into the, next -one."; -...-"•'•. «.,_, When Griffith died, al 72 : in .1948, he left an, estate pMes's than $50.000. This ; was, Respite- the .millions he had made as :: a director. - Crisp talked of; Griffith's last years, which, were, spent In neglect by the movie industry,; The actor had spoken 'angrily .when he addressed the ''••film' bigwigs ". who turned " out for \the ''funeral. "It is hard to believe : that the industry could 'not. have found some use/ for his great gifts in his later *ears,» ; Crisp told the gathering. 'fThere should been a place lor him in town." . . '.'.'•.,.•.•. :... .'•. ,. .The trio discussed : a .syndicate s piahs to remake ' thf- epic. "It would ' b'e L a flop. 1 like most Wheat 'Bread, Peanut Butte Cookie, Milk. \ ;. Wednesday — Meat Loaf, Whip ped Potatoes, English Peas, Ap pie Cobbler, Milk. Thursday — Chicken arid Dress ing, Buttered Peas, Whipped Pota toes, Cranberry Sauce, Harves Festival Cake, Milk. •Friday — Meat Salad Sandwich cs, Macaroni and Cheese, Mixe Green Salad. Jello. Milk. In 1911 a Panama Weather sta tlbn 'recorded 2.47 inches of rai irt three minutes. A dainty dessert course was ser- ed to eleven members. Practical And Professional Nurses Have Christmas Dinner D. L McRae Jr, spent WedneSdaf in Little Rock. Olio Lamb of St. Louis died sud' denly on Wednesday evening. Gra* veside services were held at Delight on Saturday afternoon by Rev. W. G. Bensberg. Mr. Lamb was a cousin of S O. Logan and T E. Logan of Prescott and a nephew of the late Mrs. Sally Orr Wingfield of Hope. Mrs. Earl Eppler, Mrs. Mary B. Smith and Mrs. J. B. Franks were Wednesday visitors in Texarkana. ' Mrs. Tom Bemis and Mrs. The Prescott Division of Practi- F< putman spent Wednesday al and Professional Nurses held C. In Hot Springs. heir annual joint Christmas diner on Wednesday evening at the Eev w G Bensberg spent Wed- awson Hotel. Inesday in Blevins visiting in the The table, where covers were p res byterian homes, id for thii-ty-lwo, was ,-ith white centered chrysanthemums and :d huckleberry foliage flanked by urning red tapers in silver hol- ers from which runners of green atin ribbon entwined with silver A. E. McGuire spent Wednesday in Little Rock. eads and foliage extended ength of the tatye. Christmas carols were sung as he group entered th e dining room, lev. W. G. Bensberg played the iano accompaniment. Mrs. Max Kitchens presided over he program. Mrs. Bensburg sang Gesu Bambino" and "Sweet Litle Jesus Boy." Mrs. Dorothea Funk of Arkadel- hia, president of the Division, ex- ilained the policies and regula- ions of th c professional field which •vill be presented at the next ses- ion of the legislature. Rev. and Mrs. Bensberg were guests for the evening. Mrs. Nona Matthews has returned from a weeks visit with her the daughter, Mrs. J. A. Sullivan and Mr. Sullivan in Oklahoma City. Mrs. B. A. DeLamar and Mrs. The Heating Season Is Here LET US ESTIMATE YOUR NEEDS • Forced Air System • Recessed Heating Units • Suspended Unit Heaters • Floor Furnaces. HARRY W. SHIVER 104 E. Ave. C Ph.7-2811 Our Daily Texarkana MYF To Present Pageant To-Night The Methodist Youth Fellowship of the First Methodist Church of Texarkana, Ark., will present a :hristmas pageant at the First Methodist Church to-night at 7:30. The public Is cordialy invited to attend. Mrs. N. N. Daniel attended a demonstration on Christmas decorations by Mrs. Justine Hamm at thfi First Christian Church in Hope on RELIEF AT LAST ForYourCOUGH If a common cold left you with a cough that has hung on for days and days act quick. It is dangerous to delay. Chronic bronchitis may develop. Get a large bottle of Creornulskm and take as directed. Creomulsion soothes raw throat and chest membranes, goes into the bronchial system to help loosen and expel germy phlegm, mildly relaxes systemic tension and aids nature fight the cause of irritation. Use Creomulsion and get wonderful relief at last. Creomulsion is guaranteed to please you or druggist refunds money. CREOMULSSON relieves Coughs, Chest Colds, Acute Bronchitis AUCTION SALE W^driptflav Dpffcrnlw 15 Yv vUBBvJV9il|f IsWltvlllsJvl I*/ Storting ot 1 P. M. Farm Equipment of T. S. McDavitt Estate at McDavitt Farm 6 Miles East of Hope on Highway 67. (2) John Deere "A" Tractors with all equipment. Hay Machinery Complete. > (2) Rubber Tired Wagons. Tractor and Mule Dusters, Rotary Hoe, Stalk Cutter, Roller, Seed Treating Machine and other items too numerous to mention. (2) Pair Mules with Harness and all equipment ' necessary to raise cotton. TERMS — CASH AND CARRY JIM DODSON, Auctioneer B1LLROUTON, Adm. V Sliced Thin by The Editor >lex. H. C. t. 0. Memo on Taxes Sounds Like Politican Talking for Hie Record A news item this week reports Jthat one of America's two top na- ~H'al labor unions, the C. I. O. j(Congress of Industrial Orgar'.i- fations), has: 1. Denounced the "growing menace" of sales taxes. 2. Caned on its members to fight td abolish all sales taxes. 3. Urged local government to meet its financial needs from property and income taxes. This pontifical message is strictly • for the birds. The C. I. O. top brass ; are in this instance doing precisely : v^iat a senator or congressman d >os when he reels off some bombastic piece of nonsense on Capitol Hill making big talk for the record >yhen in reality he never hit a lick. So it is with this high-sounding announcement from the national leadership of the C. I. O. Arkansas had a showdown fight last month on the proposition of reforming and equalizing our property assessment system—but if anyone connected with the C. I. O. ever said or wrote aiWthing favorable to Proposed Amendment 43 I missed it completely. rf Furthermore, people who are as ^politically smart as the C. I. O. national leaders claim to be knew that despitc, u any public mention of the matter by the campaigners last summer something had. to be done to brace up the property tax structure if we were to avoid a fight to increase the state sales tax. Even sa. the C. I. O. laid off Amendment 4f in poisonous silence. So you have rny permission to dismiss this high-sounding pronouncement about local gogernment and taxes as hog -wash. The C. I. O. isn't any more interested in seeing justice done about taxes than the corporations are— possibly because high-paid top-level union chiefs have more in common with the corporations,property-wise, than'they have, with the working people who are the special target tJi'sales taxes on food and clothing.' Aritiia&s _-_-,.,-~ - tf&fc ifcnlSni, WeflftgaayT ~~ WedMsfoft town JftrJp, M>> filfflt-- . -A* V <&•!&$& this afternoon, UmigTit Afld ' rf 56TH YEAR: VOL 56 — NO. 52 Stof «* Mo*« 1»*t, Contolldaftd Jan. ' t»M HOM, ARKANSAS, TUIS&AY, DtClMSIR 14,1954 l«»b*f! The AttttlatM Mil t, Audit fcaftttn «t ClfcMbtMM A*. N»t f>6td Clttl. 6 Mb*. tndUti Sept. 10, 1»J4 -» 9,517 Salesman Held for Questioning in Brinkley Case By RAY STEPHEN BRINKLEY, (/P) — A magazine salt-smar. who left Brinkley in the afternoon of the day that Sue Fuller was beaten to death was picked up today for questioning in the slay- Q have this remakes,' 1 ; :-Miss Gish. , "You . couldn't -rnsikc: it 'today," Crisp declared.' '"'It'-'iS too contro-' versial. The theaters v/ould be blown up." One other "Birth of a Nation actor is still prominent in films. That is Raoui Walsh, who played John Wilkes Booth find sprained his leg in the leap from Lincoln's box. He has since become one of Hollywood's most successful directors "High Sieera," "Capt. Horatio Hornblower"). ."None of us knew the greatness of the picture we were working on," Walsh recalls. "But we all had an enormous faith in the wld man." , , ' Tomorrow: . How Grifilh filmed his masterpiece, IN THE ALL.-AROUND-NEW OL.DQIVI OB I L.ES paused beside the rail. "You don't think I'm * he right thing?" she asked quietly. He lifted a shoulder, *-'Sp long as you don't hurt Dreyfus," She paused moment, then! do right by him" (To Be Continued) I U Deaths Across the Notion By The Associated Pass GENEVA, Switzerland H u <* s - Gibspn, 71, distinguished retired diplomat who became director ol the intergovernmental Committee lor European Migration. Born in Los Angeles, Pied yesterday- BOSTON £4 Sanders. g§, Jfegro boxer who won the 1953 heavyweight ehamptQ.n.£h,ip turning prolessipnal. Porn In Los observance of Father's Day Died yesterday. BRIDGEWATER, Conn. Marguerite Kirmse • 68, illustrator and etcher of birds and animals, Born in England, Died yesterday. NEW YORK Daisy Bolmore, 80, stage and. screen actress, alst'of the threatrical Belmore family of the English stage Died yesterday. ROCHESTER, N, Y, Dr. Albert C. Snell Sr,, 83, who served on the selective service medical advisory boards in-both word wars: lecturer and author of medical and surgical "lex,topks Bprn i» Geneva, N. Y. Died Saturday. (NEW ORLEANS Lester F. Alexander, • 75, marine contractor who organised'.the. New Orleans Tidewater Asgn, which sought unsuccessfully a VO-mile tiedwater channel from,the 1 Gulf of Mexipo .to New Orleans. Born in Dallas Tex. Died yesterday, NBW YORK Henry A<J$it Bull. 45, retiredi editor-in-chief cf Town and country magazine. Pied Sat' urday, CLEVELAND The Rev. John Romania. Pied BRUSSELS Count Jh.a, Trut?a 5$ former leader of all Romanian Jrthodox ' rlv^ches in the United States, lorn to Tzeca, Van Per Burgeht, S3, president of Be {lews »gency, pied, yesterday BUFFALO, N. T, "-Cr, William H. Ma&sperger, 9?. wh.p did p|o- wpj^Js in $?ae§ai'lan sections Bie4 "GO-AHEAD" L.OOK FL.YING COLOR STYLING "ROCKET" 3081 ENGINE ULTRA-NEW INTERIORS . CUT FENDERS HOODED HEADLIGHTS TUBELESS TIRES PANORAMIC WINDSHIELD Hsw 1955 Super "68" 4-Door Sedan. A Generpf Maton Valor. Oldsmobile. never stands pat! And once you meet this dazzling new model face to face, you'll know thai it's truer than ever this year! For Olds is new from front to rear, roof to road, inside and out! Oldsmobile is new with all the newest new ideas on wheels! Power, culor, styling, comfort —you'll find Oldemobilu gives you far more of all four! lie sure to BCC and drive one of our new '55 "JKocket" -Engine cars— and see wliy Oldsmobile is way ahead to slay ahead! GIB LEWIS 1 AUTO SALES Phone 74461 500 S. Walnut i' t'/J5V Talent Night Nets School PTA $162.83 ..The annual P. T. A. sponsored j£»;h School alent Night, held De- 'cember 10th in the Senior High auditorium, was" acclaimed one Of the best ever given and netted $162.83. Billy Wray was the announcer. Dances, skits, pantomimes, musical numbers, and specialty acts Erinkley Police Chief Prank Henderson said the man also had turned in a shirt bearing stains which resembled blood to a dry cleaner here. The slaesman was arrested by state police at Morrilton, 160 miles northwest of this east Aikansas city. The arresting officers report cd to Chief Henderson that they ound some blood-stained men's inderwear in the trunk of the man's car. The chief said the salesman vould be brought back to Brinkley :oday for questioning. Mrs. Fuller, 25-year-old mother of two children, 'was clubbed fatal> with a stick of stove wood as •she slept at her modest home early Sunday morning. Police believe the killing was committed by a prowler who may lave been barefooted. . A tip from a farm woman sent off a search of a rural yrea four miles east of here early t'iday. The woman said she saw a tall man wearing a dark overcoat walk out cf the barn on her farm this morn- f. ' Officers, using an airplane and waikie-talkie radios, had found no trace of the man after an hour- and-a-half search. Chief Henderson said today that police are working on the theory that the killer may have been familiar with the habits, ofj:Mrs. Fuller's husband, auto deader Milton Police Chief Frank jHenderson said today that he is working on SLAIN — Mfs. Milton .Fuller, 20-year-old mother of two, killed in her sleep Sunday by a barefooted prowler while her husband, a prominent Brinkley, Ark., automobile dealer dozed ,ln the livina room. Robbery was apparent motive, police say. — NEA Telephoto were presented. The skits included 'graph Album" by "The Photo- the Library Club; "Ultra Modern School" by T. A.; "Saga of Little Nell" by Spanish Club; "The Fatal Midnight Marks Beginning of U.S. Safety Day Investment , i ! , ' ", ( Firm Approved By UNITED PRESS WASHINGTON W The _ ies ar.d Exchange Commission announced today it has approved sale by Cities Service Co. of t its nlerest in the Arkansas Louisiana 3as Co. for nearly 24.. million dollars to W. R. Stephens Invest ment Co., Little Rock. Cities Service holds '1,958,189, shares of Ark-La's $5 per commpn .stock. This represents 51'/ 2 I** t.ent of -the' stock. Cities Service agreed to sell the stock .to Stephens for $12.50 a share plus a dividend adjustment'of -$2,682 dally from Oct. 1, 1954. , Ark-La is engaged in production, gathering and distribution of gas in Arkansas and Louisiana. Stephens proposes to lorm'a new corporation to take over Ark-La's ptoduction and gathering facilities and ultimately to transfer control of this company to Mississippi River Fuel Corp. St. Louis. Cities Service was required by the SEC, under the holding company act, to sell Its Ark-La holdings. ... . .;-.' Stephens advised the commission that his company proposes to offer all other Ark-La stockholders $12.50 a share for all holdings offered within 15 days after the date of the commission's approval . .••of the transaction. The commission said that acqui- ARRESTED — An Alabama sheriff and Texas offices In Galveston Monday arrested Ala- 'bama Attorney General Silas Garrett, above, on a murder - charge in the death of crime fighter Albert Patterson., Garrett, already under Indictment In Alabama vote fraud case, was disclosed to be undergoing shot .treatment at'a local Psychopathic clinls. — NEA Tele- 'photo : Quest 1 by the English IV Club; and one by the 9th grade. Alice Coffee and* Billy Joe Schooley sang "Sympathy" in a skit by the '10th grade. Marshall Rowe sang, "Oh, You Beautiful Doll" in a novelty number featuring the "Bobcat beauties. They were Jan 'Robison, Judy Franks, Barbara Guthrie, Joan SunSstrum, and Vera Tonnemaker. This skit had Caro- a theory that the man who killed the prominent 25-year-old Brinkley matron may.have known that her husband would be :away. from home during the pre-dawn hours Sunday Mrs. Fuller, a yiya.cipus, brown ette, was beaten tcfdeath with a stick of stove wood at her home early Sunday morning. Chief Henderson said that her husband, Milton Fuller, 31. long made a custom of arising early and driving to a downtown hotel ?offee shop for coffee and the morning newspapers. He added lhat Fuller's habit was well-known in this city of/ 4,000 people. Early Sunday morning, Fuller, an auto derfler told police'that the made his usual trip to the coffee hop about 4:30 a.m. He said he eturned home after driving by his >lace of business and then stop- ling by the police station for , a chat with officers on night duly. Alter reading the newspapers he aid he dropped off to sleep on a .ouch in the living room. Fuller said he was awakened by a noise •jimLewellan as accompanist. The Glee Club sang "I Got Shoes" and "Steal Away," accompanied by Mrs. B, C. Hyatt. Rayford Harcum played a trumpet solo. 'Ricky Forester and Marilyn Edwards were presented in a dan- 'ce by the Hi-Lights staff. Ricky also had Kay Ray as a partner for a Roman Dance for the Latin Club. "Ten Typical Types" was a fastion fantasy, by the llth grade, "A twirling and dance number was given by the drum major Gloria Rothwell, and the majoret tes, Carolyn Huett, Lurlene'White 'Joy Coffee, Judy May, Jo Ann Har tsfield, Barbara Holder and Vera Tonnemaker. A skit written by Billy Wray Midnight tonight will be H-hour for S-D Day. A day when the President has challenged the nation's motorists to get through 24 hours without a single, trpffic accident. Safety experts, police, and city and state officials aimed new ap- pe^ls to drivers throughout the country to face up ;to the; Presidential challenge and set ah, all-time safety record tomorrow. . Cities bet each other that., their safety records would be better and "S-D" signs appeared on trucks, police motorcycles and even parking meters. ; ' '.•• • .'" .,\~ S-D"Day—Short' for safety day was thought up by a man;^h)r a}-, most died in - a traffic "'accident last March, Albert J. Veglia, re- giilrar of motor vehicles for the state of California. It was sponsored by the President's action committee for traffic safety and Mr. Eisenhower told the nation's drivers that if they practice common sense rules, tomorrow "can be a day without a traffic Occident in all America." Safety experts doubted if tomorrow's record will be absolutely spotless. But they hoped for a dramatic demonstration of how safe he nation's highways can be with a little special effort. On the comparable day last ,ear Wednesday, December 16 here were 4,907 traffic accidents n the United States. Sixty persons were killed and 1,807 injured. Last Wednesday a United Press sition of the Ark-La stocks makes Stephens a holding company but that it was granted exemption from, registering as a holding company since it would be such a company inly temporarily.. •.,:... Stephens -plans to transfer to a icw company all of Ark-Iia's production facilities togeto^with such ransmissiori ~lines : vaS;!Sy;ill^ not .impair .the . remaining igas distribu- [ .-",<- ' '' . • i«^'_j. ';-'—&•-. ., - .A*»ti*-".T'•« •."'* Citf»V sroperties' are v/orth>;.;some u $30,101.000 of a total plantjsccount of 8104,000,937 as of last D'ec. 31, the jommissiou said.., ; : ; , Then the;' Capital stock of ;.,the new :cpmpa'ny , will he.gt^nEferred iro rl'ta'tb v preseht % -^mmoii | ' 1 stoclc' '"Christmas in Moscow"" ^vas given 'by the Key Club, Wayne Smiley accompanied his brother, Byron, who sang a song for the 8th grade. jui Allen Ross sang a solo, accompanied by Mrs. J. C. Carlton. sA.skit was presented by F. H. A. Sale o ftickets and home-madp The P. T, A. will use this mone.y for its yearly project of aiding the two high school libraries. :n his wife's bedroom and ran in o find her dying on the floor. In discussing his theory that the killer knew the habits of Fuller, Chief Henderson .emphas'zcd that was not committed to the idea and said that it was entirely possible that the killer was transient. Meanwhile officers pushed their search for an ex-convict, now free on parole from a federal penitentiary, who has served time in 111 inois for the murder of a woman When police went to the man's home in nearby DeValls Bluff yesterday afternoon, he had disappeared. He had not returned to his house early this morning. Five men . and two women are being he!d in jail for questioning in the ease. One of the men, a Brinkley day laborer with a pris on record for burglary, was pick d up after some of his clothing vhlch bore stains resembling jlcod, was taken to a dry cleaners The clothint has been sant to Litle Rock for a chemical analysis, The two women who are in j^il Continued on Page Two Tradition says that the Thames 'River sawsn are descendants of a •pair given Richard the Lion Heart? ed by Queen Beatrice of Cyprus. WAKE CHRISTMAS FIRE SAFE! Be careful of the wiring on your Christmas tree and <lon t'let »?i wir ,_- flames ne»r it. Make sure ypu discard the tree before it gets 190 dry. Protect your'" IJ H»pme by rwnemb yjiles: Don't .troofon " "HT P lsy u, vi ^ flammable i other Pon't ovedoad your wiring system ' tind don't fcasement. collect & »tti« ^f ion operation yot : ; .^ ;;f Such Newsman Held in Kentucky Sedition Case 4,000 Greek Students Stone U.S. Aid Group By L. S. CHAKAL!£S ATHENS, Greece WIA band of 4,000 rtudents stoned American aid offices here today In pretest against U. S. refusal to support Greek claims to the British island of Cyprus. Windows were smash- id. Police clubs and fire hoses inally dispersed the youths. "Americans, we' prefer obvious enemies to friends like you." declared one sign held aloft by the shouting demonstrators. Britain and the United States ali'.ce were argets of other slogans. Police charges backed by, jets of water eventually broke up the throng after traffic in the heart of Athens had been stalled nearly two hours. A last stand was made <by several hundred diehards around Athens Unviersity, several blocks from the aid building, which houses the U. S. military missions, the U; S. consulate and other agencies. The student rear guard retreated after peppering police and firemen with oranges plucked from trees on the university campus. Sixty-five persons, including sjome policemen, were, injured sufficiently to require first aid. A first aid station spokesman said seven were hospitalized in a serious condition. U.S. Any Swap Red Chinese China Hints Proclamation "WHEREAS, the President of the United States has asked all Amer* leans to unite in a Nation-wide demonstration that traffic accidents can be avoided if all motorists and pedestrains do their part} and' "WHEREAS, the Governor of oUr State has asked all of the communities in Hempstead County: to support this worthy effort', "Now, therefore, We U. G. Garrett and John L. Wilson, 'a County Judge of Hempstead Coun ty and as Mayor of the City of Hope, Arkansas, Respectively, hereby proclaim Wednesday^' December 15th, as 'Safe Driving Day 1 in this community, and ask all citizens to drive and walk on this day so as to keep the entire 24- hour period free of traffic accid- . and Reipubltcah congreSBionJ ents." V.X3. GARRETT JOHN L. WILSON lolders of Ark-La. Stephens will sell its share of stock in the new company to Mississippi River Fuel Corp. giving that company control of the new productior.-ex- .raction ' company. Finally, Stephens proposes to offer for public sale its stock in Ark-La,- which then will be a giis distribution company. With this transaction Stphens will cease to be a holding company. , " : L'bUISVILLE, Ky. Ml , A 40-year- old' newsman, convicted of advo- ciating sedition was held without bpnd today ,while his counsel pre' p"ared its motion for a new trial. ! "A Criminal Court jury .returned is verdict against Carl Bradcn |ast night and fixed his punishment £t 15 years' imprisormYent and a fine, of $75,000. ';.;./-' ; KBradeh also was discharged as |i' eopyreader by the .Louisville Courier-Journal, where '-, he had peen : pnOleave with ;pay since his indictment. • '. . 4 "After the" trial, Berry Blngham, Wesident :i of thfe Courier-Journal and the-IiouSsville ; Times, isued jjjis' statement: >;>'.;, flwM; •_.;, iThis,.',n?wspaper, has _ on's'the tirne-honbred .principle*^ rooted, n our American Constitution, that a man is innocent _ until proved guilty His conviction Freedom in Academic Halls Is Assured Icy Highways, Rain Dot Big U. S. Section It opened ;with\the,, rcvie r World sitx«ation s by^Sec- State* Dulles. •&!/ ' / •* ' ,'j£ Today's %hite HoiW«S Was the second lenders .InVas m administration's,, •ton issues and did riot<i crats, who' will /cQh Congress convenlng^neitt Dulleslleft ' tabulation showed an even worsi •ecord67 persons killed and a probable 2,144 injured. As the deadline approached, 1 appeared the weather won't cooperate with the nationwide safety campaign. A vast storm system spread rain from Maryland to Indiana and as far south as Florida. There was Tight snow in the Rockies and showers in the Pacific Northwest. The National Safety Council estimated, there will be 50,000,000 motor vehicles on the roads tomorrow. In addition, it estimated there will be 150,000,000 persons driving or riding in vehicles or walking on the streets. Negro Charged With Leaving Accident David Deloney, Negro, was charged with leaving the scene of an accident yesterday by City Police. Officers said Deloney was driving a vehicle which hit Dewey Baber's parked car on Second Street Saturday night. He failed to stop, they said. Thief Steals 2 Shotguns From Local Store - An unidentified man walked into Hope Hardware Company here hortly after noon yesterday and talked out with two shotguns alued at about $245, City Police eported. Officers believe two men were nvolved. While a clerk waited on ne the other hid the shotguns nder his coat and walked out. /Irs. Gibson watched the incident rom across the street at Gibson's Drug Store. She told her husband and he no- ified the Hardware Company. The nan drove off in a 1951 black 'lymouth or Dodge with Florida icense plate. State police are hecking the Florida listings for he owner. Roadblocks failed to catch the hief. now puts a permanent end .to his connection with the Courier- Journal;" Braden's counsel said the mo- lion for a viexy' trial and' another for arrest cf judgment would be filed .Thursday with Judge L. R Curtis. He must rule on them before bond can be fixed. If all appeals fail, and Braden is unable to pay all or part of the $75,000 fine, 'he must serve it out- at' the : rate of $2 a day. His .'.5-year term would not begin until the full amount of the fine is sat- Progress Just Won't Let the Village Alone and the Cry Is on to Save Greenwich By HAUBQYUE , NEW YORK W> Sidewalk reflec- ;ions of a pavement Plato: "Save Greenwich Village-" This anguished cry has arisen again, as it does at least once a year- Progress just won't let Greenwich Village alone. Nobody ever suggests moving the Statue of Liberty to the Bronx or tearing down rpflfclyn, Bridge. B.«t tljpe and change are always sway at old Greenwicn which is in some ways a real P'-vic landmark and in othev \ya.ys is iygt an attitude of mind. ' . The ogres. ,o| the mo'cpient sre the members p.f vhe G|ty Planning Commission. The site they have selected lor a i?w junior high playground in the may require the razing p| thiee pf the most picturesque to ramparts ane.w with the old cry, 'Save Greenwich Village" Whether they win or lose this particular battle, the partisans ap ••ear to be fighting for a lost cause in their long campaign to. keep Greenwich Villase intact from the nroads, of Philistines, It seems a real shame, too. W the cable car is 1o San Francisco what the Fveneh Quartev is to Ne Qrjea.ng, Greemvirh Village is ti New York City a symbol of ttv past amid the bustle of today. Throughput the nation Gveenwicl Village has a legendary raputatior ss the Palm Beach o£ Bohemian ism. the Coney Island of the long haired inteJUgentsip., and the sin ful paradise of those who believ jn free love and. free vevsn It really nasn't hyed up to tha flamboyant veputation time n.9w, nqt ?t lor som p| Housing Worst U.S. Scandal, Report Says By ROWLAND EVANS JR, , WASHINGTON Charpes that irregularities in government hous- ng programs constituted the 'worst" scandal in United States hiplory and yielded builders a bil- ion dollt-rs in "Windfall" profits reportedly have been stripped from a Senate Banking Committee report n°w awaiting publication. Sources close to the committee said this was'done after banking group Democrats balked at signing the report at originally writ- But these informants al?o said that, despite agreement by committee Republicans to tone down certain portions of the long report, at leas-t wrne Democrats probably will insist on filing a separate statement spelling out their disagreement with other majority findings. Democrats have been given until tomorrow to offer additional pro tar altering the report Oddfellows Urge Safety on Highways Continuing its efforts to promote safety on the highways of this Nation. and as a part of their international campaign of this nature I. O. O. F. Lodge No. 176; of Hope, Ark., the local Odd Fellows Lodge, has joined with the President of the United States in the Campaign for safe driving, . - * A Proclamation Issued by Honorable Tellie F. Aston, Sovereign Grand Master of the Sovereign Grand Lodge of the Odd Fellows of the World, has requested the cooperation of every Odd Fellow in this state in the forthcoming "S-D Day," and their continued efforts throughout ,the years to come. •'••.'•' Originated through ' Sovereign Grand Lodge, the International governing body of the Odd Fellows, a campaign for safer driving to "BE ODD — BE COURTEOUS" has been adopted by all states and the provinces of Canada. -This cam- : paign ot the Odd Fellows which h^s the approval of the Depart* ments O f .public Safety of several states, Is indirect accord' with the By JULIUS GOLDEN ALBUQUERQUE; (atJohn Edgar Hoover, Federal Bureau of Investigation director; says the FBI; "Would neyer. engage in any activity which might result In stifjing academic freedom." ,;;Hooyer;,.;s9:, declared /in .a letter to Bob 3 Lawrence, editor of flie University of New Mexico Lobo, school newspaper. . The subject of this year's national, collegiate (?ebatc is whether the United States should extend diplomatic recognition to the Communist government of China. The Lobo had quoted Dr. Weyne C. Eubank, president of Tau Kappa Alpha, , honorary debating fraternity, as saying college debaters had been warned they may havo their names included in FBI "raw files" for upholding the question in debates., ' "I can assure you that the FBI has no interest whatsoever in college debates as such," Hoover wrote in the letter to be nublished today in the Lobo. "We would never engage in any activity which might result in stifling academic freedom." By UNITED PRESS • Rainstorms in the Pacific Nor*lv west and eastern United States turned many highways into treacherous ice hazards early tqdpy. The U. S. Weather Bureau said, however, that most of the rain- soaked areas had temperatures "jurt above" the freezing mark.*' Heaviest rains fell on the area, from northern Georgia to eastern Pennsylvania and in the upper Ohio Valley. - ."./, v Light showers 4otted 4he 'Paciflc Northwest coastal regions. For ecastef »tm& th"6? ? center was'f lf a . day's- meeting- he had.brlefedf portion, of 1 i6retejKa * rriMs hanging over southeastern, Georgia and moving in an eastward direction. , x Charleston, S. C., and Cape Hatteras reported over two inches*of rain within a 34-hour period, but most of the area got from a. half- inch to two inches of rain. Cadillac, Mich., was the coldest spot in the nation with a chilly 4- below zero. Light snow fell * ni northern Minnesota and in the northern Rockies. • • The freezing line early today dropped southward to , extreme Northwest Louisiana and covered all of the Great Lakes region, New England, the Eastern plains and the Western Plateau region. Most early morning temperatures were in the 30's and 40's, Miami, ,Fla., had a high of 69, ,to be the country's warmest spot. China.. State •, r j, f ,». .J..-.M..J. ..replied 'to, <niesti$]is*fC. ping .radio brqadc^st -wipe: a 'broad Wnt 1 that 'Red>',CL r trying v '< ,t,o > coax 1 '; Unttedj into a deal, '' ' '" f ^ & ^ The _, 11 tr/s, n said Mated; be f outing, 4nterriationaJ :»-' held 38 : Ferry Service Bids Upcoming LITTLE ROCJC (^Highway Director Herbert Eldi'idge said today that a new request will be nmde for bids for ferry service at the Toad Suck Crossing of the Arkansas River on Highway 00 between (Perry and Faulkner Counties. Bids were invited for a'Highway Commission meeting ' last Thursday but none was received. Eldridge said the new bids may be asked through the Highway Department's Purchasing Committee, rather than through the Com- mis.sion, on the theory the state will be seeking to purchase ferry service. Purchasing Committee actions are subject to review by tho Commission, No date for new bids had been set, Eldridge said. airmen. .]^ toe.) The ,'way the Jwo , linked was interpret?d*/ip ' ' meaning ,the^Phin6?e,.CoiJ( were >>seeWnJCW-pla,y&* ( £ game'while,, trylpfitto ' put Ihe -'•'-••"-'White' Chines^ Proclamation of thy Presdent, arjd the local' lodge is • honored to join in a project of this nature. The Qd4 Fellows 'campaign, ' connection with "S-P' Day," is under the direction of : Mpnrpe WlJUis,, Nobl§ Grand and G. W. Wormack, Secretary of Lodge No. J7fl pf the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, State Columbian) Deposits Probed LITTLE ROCK UP) The State Geolgoy Division has taken the first step toward a survey of Arkansas depopits p{ columblum, a met,al used ip the rneiufacture^pf jet aircraft engines. Stale Geologist, Norman Williams said today that Troy Carney, a division chftmjst, will be trained by the U. S. Geological Survey ,at Denver, Colp, within the next few weeks on how to make a new type of test tc determine the extent of columbium deposits. Arkansas deposits, bslieved to total about 150,000,000 pounds in the Bauxite-Magnet Cove area, are the largest known reserve ijx North America. The United States cur- imports columbluni Jtoom der J.gtudy, >•,„„, „ .,__,_ Tr ».. , mite.regaHe^t^ student situation>»-s-*"'" with " ' Africa. All Around the Town •y Tht Itir tt»ff football fans of this area will rjide a special train to the Cotton Epwl at Oallas New Year's Day. Leo Robins said ... all persona which new is distribution. n,e$t tw public FLYING SAUC9R TAUK WSW YORK (UP) The New York Wor}diTelegram and the Sun, commenting editorially pn the so-paJle4' Hying sa^ce^r cr»ze now affectjng Burojue, saWi , , "Personally, ^11 we kpow }s tft9t people have feeen claiming to have seen the^e things ever s- Anci that .at the, present 'signed petitions to make the trip or anyone who wants to rida th'e , special are asked to make re- tions as soon as possible with Haley at the MOP station - , an effort wW be made to take eare oi everybody and more cars can be secured if necessary .... the train leaves at 6 a. m. January J and returns 8 a. m. Sunday, January 2 ... it wUl .arrive in Pallas right alongside the Cotton, Bow} in plenty ot time |or the garos will leave somewhere aroui\4 m,. . , . tickets to ib,e gag}? be received or O»»»?d oftt by A which we , eaining knowleage Pf it * s Elm Street next to the County Library the pietely new L]ion Oil ServicejS,ta* tion has been ppened on-'East Street at the corner Q* L with An4y An4rews as ppeyator, Magnolia comes word |hat the Rev. Charles Elementary broadcast a Christmas pvw pastor of the College View tist CtWch, ,, ^ Irorn SoHthern 49 new .. and previously Okajr, gpae -a, | , . . A naUye t . b.Js-mftfjfle4 W in? jtem Hejen WJarJe^ ,§pito ^ &W te \ fffifft

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