Mt. Vernon Register-News from Mt Vernon, Illinois on June 22, 1951 · Page 4
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THE REGISTERNEWS — MT. VERNON, ILLINOIS IS is if- I MT. VIRNON REGISTER-NEW^ M* fttk»09 MCWS ESTA BUSHED lfl71 •T TIBNOK AEtilSTEtl ESTABLISHED 1881 OOKSOUUATEP 8EPTEMBEB 38. 1820 FRIDAY, JUNE 22, 1951 aamia baciawav 0. J tmmMOM ^ OWA« MRCALT ^ I* MUOM ..^ — . Editw .Bcfint* Htnagm Me«» Editor Jnaa% SoptfloMWtalt MMUBKBOr PBM ASSOOUTID PRESS— Tb* AwBctkMd !• eieluilTeJj •» I1U «L «e tb« ••• fot Ui* pubU »tioD ol kU a««* ervdlMd l« it at Ml ethinrlM credit Id In tbi* »»P«t aa* Ai*o til* >M*> <•**• fnbUahad tharaia •ntmd M SMwad awi nttttr for trani- •ortaUon tbrourb th* msllt at tbe Post OtUoB at Mount Vernon. IlUnoU. ander the act of Marck i, lt79. SUBSCKIPTIOR BATES SubBcrlptloos muct tw paid I d adTan^ By tnnil fefJereoB county and ad joining eountlM par yeai .... e moa $3 76. 8 raoa 88 26 I mo By mall ouuidr ta(ferao3 and adjoining countief within 260 mileai yeai 88 OU 6 moK $5 00 S raoa. f3.25 per «infl» month Outpidr '..:50 milei. rear S9.00: 8 mor S6 7B; 8 moa 83 76: eoa Dionttt . ..... Uellvered by carrier In city pm week .—. ———— »a.oo 1.00 130 A Thought For Today I thBiilr thee, and praise thee, O thou God of my fathers, who bast Klven me wisdom and miKht, and hast made knows oato us the king's matter.—Daniel 2:2J(. • * * • Praise Him, each savage furious beast That on His stores do daily feast; And you tame Blaves, of the laborious plough, Your weary knees to your Creator bow.—Wentworth Dillon. EDITORIAL Theyll Do It Every Time aniwiit «. a. a— — By Jimmy Hatlo 7WE LAPSLOOUrr SEEM TO «XL RI6MT~ AhO rue. OSUARr-MAKZ IT HUG TWE NeCK-SCE- rrs TOO HlQM-'yVJ 'TWE SV^LCTEf^S eeSM JUST. A Lrm-ETOO «NUQ—, yKNOW—I HAVE TO HAV£ TUIS BY TOiMORNOyvi -SWRE-. A 0IC«>*~ LEAVE IT TO ME»' MUM? BV^ MAK IS PUmN <3 MORE CKALK MARKS OH H\M THAM A BOV^m ALLEY OiLV THING ME WAMTS LEFT AS S; IS THE COLOR- CTP vex; (SET A U30K AT WH/AT yWR.R ^imCULAR WOW IN? IT LCCXEP LKE A euRLEsque • CQV<CPIA^Jfe eA&SY SPECIAL*". IP I KhJOV /MAx,'TWeo ^^t .y ALTEWNS WAT BURLAP WILL GET i IS CUFFS AUO AU ERASNG YEAM-HE MU6TVE BECM WEARirJa HIS OLD Tf?EADS fDR VEARS-Sirr ONCE }H HERE, HE 'S IH AM AWFUL HURRY FOR THE SlEW OiE" 622 T he O j O thncj ecrfs COMT FADE >^WAy»«* TWE/ GO aALMV RAST- 1107 ewoAovAy, SENATORS' BIAS WOULD WARP PROBE OF FOREIGN LOBBIES NOW S OUND AMERICAN PUBLIC POLICY probably would be ser\'ed by a fair congressional inquiry into lobbying by foreign governments. But there's serious doubt such an investigation conducted now would measure up to vital standards of fairness. Senator McMahon and Morse first broached the idea in the MacArthur hearings, suggesting that the so-called "China lobby" be looked into. They contended that funds originating in the U. S. are being used to influence American Far Eastern policy. Secretary of State Acheson agrees such a study could be valuable, but believef it should attempt to distinguish between "proper and improper" foreign lobbying activities. He told the Senate that President Truman has instructed ail appropriate executive agencies to cooperate fully should such a study be undertaken. « « « r >M THE SENATORS' DISCUSSION of the issue, it is apparent the inquiry, if voted, could not be confined to the "China lobby." It would extend to all governments, friendly or otherwise. On itf face this proposal seems eminently wise and fair. Other things being equal there is no reason to oppose the widest possible scrutiny of foreign lobbying operations. But, unluckily, other thing are not equal. Senators who approach our foreign relations in a calm spirit of justice and reasonableness are •wnewhat rare. Too many have pet likes and dislikes among foreign nations. In their eyes, the countries they disapprove can do no right. Those they like are forgiven any sins, including those they will not tolerate In some other nation. Consequently, putting the lobbying activities of all nations under the microscope at thi* time would mean more than useful disclosure of improper doings. • * » I T WOULD PROVIDE LAWMAKERS who have varied foreign phobias with an ideal excuse to unleach once more their wildest and most vitriolic charges. It would be another field day for emotionalism, of which we have already had too much in Congress these recent months. In the coure of a lobbying inquiry, America's international re- lafioni would inevitably suffer, as they have suffered too often in the past few years from irresponsible congressional outburst. lliere hat been enough talk for the moment. The need row is for action—action to arm the free world against the Communist danger, action to cement the free peoples in this resolve. At some later time, when the atmosphere of Congress is more temperate and the risk less from irresponsible behavior, it will be wise to study just how foreign nations may have improperly tried to influence American policy. Almost certainly, that goal would be quickly lost sight of if the investigation were undertaken now. The World Today » » » » BY JAMES MARLOW THE WAR FOR MINDS Record Crop of Pigs in Illinois ' ly AaaaalaM Praia SPRINGFIELD, HI., June 22— The 1951 Illinois spring pig croi) Is the largest on record, the State- Federal Agriculture Departments reported today. A total of 6,600,000 pigs farrowed between Dec. 1 and May 31, an increase of seven per cent over last year and slightly above the previous record crop in 1943. VOUR MANNERS When you tell a certain story about your husband, which you think is terribly funny, he always looks embarrassed—though he has never asked you not to tell it. WRONG: Go right on 'telling it for laughs. RIGHT: Drop that story from your collection. Water is the chief constituent of all living things. Morint Creaturt Answer to Previous Puzzle •OBIZONTAL t Depicted marine cnature tit is found near tbe Indies ISnyen Mlroquoiea Indian 15 Cover 16 Blows IS Beverage made with malt MBont SO Cooperate secretly as Not (prefix) SlPed SftBUnce a? Glance over aiMoutltwsnd MF mboub MHyseU fl Diraetioii (ab.) TBBTICAL 1 Lively dances 3Egg case 3 Free 4 Georgia (ab.) SGerman king 6 Midday 7 Press 8 Italian town 9 Us 10 Age Showered 11 Silicon 26 Peaceful dioxide 33 Board ship 12 Seethed 34 Buyer 17 Sub voce (ab.) 36 Laud 20 Put in middle 37RoUed 21 Descendants of Esau ....WASHINGTON, June 22 —President Truman has created a new psychological strategy board which will boss this country's propaganda and psychological war with Russia. In that war this country tries to make people behind the Iron Curtain discontent with Communism, win them and people everywhere to our side, and put Russia at as much* disadvantage, psychologically, as possible. The Russians, in reverse, are trying to do the same to us. And they have made big strides, by force and propaganda, for where they can't use force they have to depend on propaganda. AT THE END OF WORLD WAR n about the only human beings living under Communism were the 20)0,000,000 living in Russia. Now there are 800,000,000 under, counting China and the satellite countries. The effect of Russia's psychological war could be seen in recent weeks in Europe, where, in the French elections, the Communists won 5,000,000 votes, and in the Italian elections, 6,000,000 votes, in spite of our propaganda and the help we've given both countries through the Marshall Plan. For years this country has t>een waging this psychological campaign for the minds of nien, boosting this country's stock or trying to undermine the Russians. Various agencies have a hand in it. • • • • IN JAPAN, FOR INSTANCE, the Army has the job of spreading American propaganda. The State Department and the Army team up on the job in Korea. 'The State Department does it in Germany and all over the world. The CIA — Central Intelligence Agency—takes part in it, since its job is getting information from biehind the I _ron C^irtain. So does EGA, the Economic Cooperation which runs the Marshall Plan. The job is done in various ways: by radio broadcasts day and night in 45 languages, by news bulletins distributed around the world, leaflets, and pamphlets, and so on. After the Korean War started these agencies decided to set up a conunittee, made up of representatives from each of them, to coordinate their efforts in this psychological-propaganda field and try to make them tie in together. • • * • THIS COMMITTEE has had various names: The Interdepart- 44 Let it stand 45 Bum 46 Icelandic saga 49 Period of tim< 51 Noise 42 Railroad (ab.l 53 Postscript(ab.J 43 Auricles 55 Six (Roman) » Always MOntuities atAndant Aslm atUaMsBched 9!^ Red Ryder and Circle 'C Boys Here June 27th One of the country's leading Western stars will make a personal appearance at the Mounon Drive-In Theatre June 27th. Jim Bannon, formerly a stuntman in Hollywood, is a dead-ringer for the Red Ryder and plays the part of Red in both the movies and on radio. mental Committee or The National Psychological Strategy Board. And until now it ran the show. But the agencies' representatives on this committee were not top men from tlie agencies. They were important but several rungs removed from the top. The new board established by Mr. Truman this week — Tlie Psychological Strategy Board — will be smaller than the comniittee's board and its members will be at the very top of tlieir agencies or next to it. So while the old committee board continues at its work, it will actually be under this new board which will be made up of these three men: • * * * LT. GEN. BEDELL SMITH, head of CIA; Robert A. Lovett, Undersecretary of Defense, whose only boss in the Defesse Department is Secretary Marshall; and James E. Webb, Undersecretary of State, whose only boss in the State Department is Secretary Acheson. (And as director for the new board Mr. Truman has appointed Gordon Gray, president of the University of North Carolina, who, apparently, will give only some of his time to the board's work.) Still, on any great decisions in the psychological war even this new board apparently will not have final say for Mr. Truman said it must report to the National Security Council which is the top group in this country. (The Council is made up of the President, Vice President Barkley, Secretary of Defense Marshall, Secretary of State Acheson, and the chairman of the National Security Resources Board, a job now open.) Today In WASHINGTON Shaggy Robber Gets $5,500 Cash in Tavern Holdup Sy Aai «ala «a4 Praaa ROCK ISLAND, 111., June 22.— A shaggy robber in work clothes today got $5,500 in cash and $4,000 in payroll checks in a tavern holdup. The stickup man entered the Viaduct tavern, across the street from International Harvester's Farmall works, waited for some 15 customers to leave, then confronted bartender John Delp, 35, with a .45 caliber pistol. The large sum of money was on hand, Delp said, for cashing paychecks of Farmall workers. Delp described the robber as about 25 years old, badly in need of a haircut for his sandy locks, and wearing blue jeans, a corduroy jacket and a peaked cap. he description tallies with tl.at of a man who held up another tavern in Rock Island May 4, and got ap- pro-ximately $1,000. It was the third Friday tavern holdup in three months. FRESH DRESSED FRYERS $1.25 On Foot $1.00 Deliver on Saturday NOAH MOORE Phone S955-J3 Accompanying Ryder will be the Orcle *C Boys from the WLS National Bam Dance. All radio fans of this area are familiar with these popular music makers. The big show will be held on the stage of the local Drive-In Theatre, plainly visible from any section of the parking area. Admission will be 75c for adults — Kids Fieeli —(Adv.) BTAumm * Now Showing * NOW AT REGULAR PRICES!! SEE Samson betrayed by the alluring Delilah! a'lllCl Delilah —FEATURE SHOWN— 2:00 - 4:28 - 6:56 - 9:24 By A»aciata4 Prait (Times are Central Standard) SENATE Considers routine bills (10 a. m.) Afed Forces and Foreign Relations Committees continue hearings on Gen. Douglas MacArthur's ouster and related matters with Maj. Gen. David G. Barr as the witness, (8 a. m.) Labor Subcommittee hears former Secretary of the Interior Harold L. Ickes on proposal to set up a commission on ethics in government (9 a. m.) HOUSE Arranges to vote on $7,200,000,000 tax increase bill after ending debate at 3 p. m. (meets 9 a. m.) NOTICE Having opened a B«rt>er Shop In Bluford, will appreciate your patronage. I received my Mhool- ing In Bluford and feel this town Is in need of a Barber Shop. THANKS AGAIN WIIRs W. Martin Hours: 8 a. m. till 6 p. m. Dally. Closed all Day Thursday Dr. Whitaker DENTIST First National Bsaa BIdg. Phone 1032 PRICES SLASHED! ON LUMBER YELLOW PINE $700 / ond Up ROOFING THICK BUTTS $500 - ALLEN'S LUMBER COMPANY Sesser. Dl. — Phone 180 Rt MT, VERIVOIV DriTe-In Theatre WILLIAM Friday and |B «^rday BOYD — GEORGE HAYES SILVER ON THE SAGE' ....PLXJS«... WEAVER BROS, and ELViRY IN OLD MISSOURI" //I midnight Show Saturday Niqht Only "HOUSE of DRACULA" FREE TO THOSE ATTENDING EARLY SHOW DODGE 'Dependable USED CARS Priced For Action^ OUR USED CAR SPECIAL 1949 Mercury 6 Pats. Club Coupt Beautiful gray finish. Fully equipped. An exceptionally nice car. 2 DAYS ONLY... 4 ALSO f 1950 Dodg« Sportobeufr Convtrtiblt 1949 Dodg* Coronet 4 Dr. Sodon 1947 Plymouth Sp. Del. 2 Dr. Stdon 1947 0ldtmobilt"76"4Dr.S«doii |Wt Soil Utod Cort for Whot they Are Vforthl DODGE "JOB RATED" USED TRUCKS ANOTHER TRUCK SPECIAL 1950 Dodge Vi Ton Pickup One owner. Excellent condition. A-1 mechanically. To the First Person With.. 4 ALSO f 1950 Ford V? Ton Pickup (17,000 miles) 1949 Studcboker 1/2 -ton Pickup (16,000Miles) 1947 G.M.C .1V2 -ton Cob & Chassis (Perfect) 1947 Dodge Vi-ton Panel (Looks good) When It Comes to Trucks .... Come to Us DEWin-MAXEY MOTOR CO. FARMERS D0N7 STOP WORK PHONE 1101 When You Hove Tire Trouble We'll come right out to your form ond service your tires on the job! • riats fL\cd on any mnke or size tire without removing the wheel from j^our cquipmmt. • CTuts and breaks repaired. • Tubs valves replaced. • Liquid llllng drained and rcplaeod. If your tires ne»^ \iilcnnizing we'll loan you tires while yours are being repaired, SERVICE TRIP CHARGE $2.50 « For a Service Call Up to 10 Miles From Town (Reasonable Aildltlonul Charge for Greater Distances) FREE PARKING GOODYEAR SERVICE STORE G. B. (Dutch) REED. Mgr. 328 SOUTH 10th STREET TELEPHONE 1101 Fox Theatres i°gi;;^V°l» From 2 P. M. M Today thru Sat. LIFE OR DEATH PAYOFF! FUN! FOR EVERYONEl Certnii BERG * STARTING SUNDAY* ALL THE FURY OF THE APAOIE WARSI ALL THE GLORY or THOSE WHO FOUGHT AT SPANISH BOOTK wniARD fKwam iUTHUK SHIilOC STEPHEN McNALLY GOLEEN GRAY mMAr Today thru Sat. 2 —First Run Thrillers! GANGLAND GALAHAD! PIERZ3 . m IKAUMONT SAVME BLAZING GUNS! CHAPTER NO. 8#"FLYING DISC MAN FROM MARS" "' • •' • Sunday - Monday - Tuesday -PLUS 2ND BIG ACTION HIT- 318-20 South 10th St. TeL 715 HF RIPPED THE ' WIST WIDE OPEN rO GET HIS MAN I ...AND A eiRll rAVOMTE FILMS Pntmt* HERITAGE \ ^DESERT

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