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Our Doily Bread Sliced Thin by The Editor Alex. H. Washburn Dr. H. G. Bennett Speaks Blunt Truth on Food Production Last night's speech by Dr. Henry G. Bennett, president of Oklahoma A. & M. college, before the annual ^ breeders' banquejt of thc Third 'District Stock Show association here was a plain and forceful statement of facts concerning the world food situation which too often are overlooked. Dr. Bennett, speaking to a group primarily interested in food production, pointed out that while the natural effect of self-interest is to cause men to worry about the possibility of over-production of beef, the true facts are that world population is growing faster than , the production of food is—and the major problem today is to restore world peace so other nations may barter with us for the food that we have in surplus. WEATHER FORECAST Arkansas; Partly cloudy, scattered showers in northwe&t this afternoon. tonight, in north Wednesday. Not so warm in nontlv west this afternoon. 49TH YEAR: VOL. 49 — NO. 292 Star of Hope 1895"; Press 1927 Consolidated January 18, 19A HOPE, ARKANSAS, TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 1948 U, S. Can' (AP)—Moans Associated Press (NEA)—Moans Newspaper Enterprise Asi'n. Food-Bennett Fulbrighf and Lucas Leave for Paris Berlin; Sept. 21 — (tf>) — U. S Senators Lucas (D-I11) and Fulbright (D-Ark) left for Paris today after a two-day visit in Berlin. They .were accompanied by Rep Smathors (D-Pla) Polled Herefords, Abeerdeen Angus, Guernsey Judging Results Are Announced Judging of livestock continues at Fair park and results of Polled k»<jciu<uta MJ-J.-la i i-air purK ana results 01 foiled The legislators conferred here i Herefords. Aberdeen Angus and with military government leaders Guernseys were announced as try, "because this generation is living m a hungry world," Dr. Henry G. Bennett, president of Oklahoma A. & M. college, told a crowd of 120 last night in Hotel Barlow attending the second annual banquet given by the Third District Stock Show association , in honor of visiting breeders. ( Mayor Lylc Brown was toast-1 .— — t . iviu.yui j_,yi c crown was toast His figures showed that if the master. Distinguished guests intro- known world supply of food were duccd during the evening were: to be spread around the earth, on Governor-Designate and Mrs. thc American standard of living, ! Sid McMath; Congressman Orcn more than half the world's people Harris of the Seventh district; would have to be left to starve. Congressman - designate Boyd If you care to reinforce Dr. Ben- Tackett of _the Fourth district; nctt's words I can give you-a couple — of good references. William Vogt, > chief of the Conservation Section of, the Pan American Union, has written a number of able magazine articles pointing out that in this disparity between the increase of population and the gain in food production lies the danger of perpetual war and the destruction of civilization. In a speech I made back East last June I quoted at length from Mr. Vogt's article in the Saturday "^e air lift operation. Probers Have Evidence to Indict Three Washington, Sept. 2 1— (UP) — Rep. John McDowell, R., Pa., said today he believes House spy investigators have assembled enough evidence to indict three persons for espionage. *"'\ "••"""-"' Two of the three, McDowell in- socrctra .ry-man- dicatcd, had access to some high- kins, director of Oklahoma A. & M. General Extension Service; Dr. Aubrey Gates, director of the ing the war. These two are Americans, he said. He said he not know whether the third person is an „ ^ -j — vv,^, v*** v. ^, uv^i \jjk LIIV; vviiuiuui tj Arkansas Extension Service; (American County Judge Fred A. Luck, McDowell said all three have president of the Third District I testified before the committee Stock Show association; C. R. Wilkey, state supervisor of Vocational Education, State Department of Education; and J. S. Caswell of Johannesburg, Union of ivn. vu£t.h ciiuuiu in mi? ouLuruay w^n >~»j. uuuctinjubuuiy, union 01 i ^*-uiiuiiui)uuu to me Justice JJc- Eve.ning Post of May 12, 1945—and South Africa, an overseas rep- partment that the three be indict- now Mr. Vogt has published a new ! resentative of Bruncr-Ivory Handle " H book, "Road to Survival", which is a Book-of-thc-Month selection. It is the business of citizens of a world power like America to company. On behalf of the Hcmpsteau Rep. McDowell's reported position was tha t he would propose to the full House Un-American Activities committee that it recommended to the Justice Deed. "That is said. correct," McDowell Roundup club Terrell Cornelius I Thc committee has hoard many presented Governor-Designate Me- witnesses in its investigation of cs- follows: Herefords ' Class 1: Bulls calved between Jan. 1 and August, 1946—Glenn F. Wallace, Nashville, G. P. Prince Return—1st. McClellan in Favor of Compromise Sept. 1 and Dec, 31, 1946—Glenn F. Wallace, Nashville, Real. G. C. Domino 35—1st. - - _ „ - mise" or carry out the fight to capture Arkansas presidential electors had top billing at the v-»*-\,vu*a iitiu ivjp uiiim^ iii ine Class 3: Bulls calved between States Rights Democrats' meeting Jan. 1 and April 30—Glonn F. h '-" Wallace, Nashville, G. C. Silver Anxiety—1st; C. J. Can It, Magnolia, Gantt's Silver Domino—2nd. Class 4: Bulls calved between May 1 and August 1947—Tommy Emerson, El Dorado, Frank Domino—1st; C. J. Gantt, Magnolia, Gantts Silver Domino 3rd—2nd. Class 5: Bulls calved between Sept. 1 and Dec. 3.1, 1947—Glenn F. Wallace, Nashville, G C Silver Anxiety 9—3rd; Glonn F. Wallace, Nashville, G. C. Vagabond P4— 2nd; A. W. Biorscth, Hope, Boza Tone Rupert—1st; A. W. Biorseth, Hope, Torch Royal—4th; C. J, Gantts, Magnolia, Gantts Silver Domino 5lh—5th. Class G: Bulls calved between Jan. 1 and April 10, 1948— The Meadows, Texarkana, Ark., M H R. Kazford Tome B 17—1st; C J Gantts, Magnolia, Gantts Silver Domino—2nd. ^ Class 7: Champion and Reserve keep informed on world facts, and. I Math and Dr. Benentt with sterling |Pi°"?ge activities by alleged Com- Champion— Glenn F. Wallace above all, the facts about woi-73 ; silver plaques representing life- !? un ' sts . nnd those sympathetic to j Nashville, G. P. Prince Return- food production —which is the j time memberships in that organi- l "? Soviet Union. Several of those j Grand Champion; Glenn F Wai- obvious core of dispute and war. zation. w f° have testified are scientists lace, Nashville G C Silver Anv- T J i • _ i T-\. T-\ .,11 i, T..ii-..TTii . .. . W HO \\'C> IT> rim i-il r\ir/-i/-] s-1 > i ..-! i-. rv *U _:_*.- t-i ' *-" *• V \. i. .TJ.ll.jV hero today. Presenting the compromise issue was John L. Daggett, Marlanna, Ark., member of the States Rights Democrats' national executive committee. He proposed a plan for the Democratic state convention to bypass naming of presidential electors. On the other score, a spokesman for the States Rightors estimated that approximately 22 of the 75 county delegations to the convention will favor the Thurmond- Wright ticket solidly. Daggett announced a resolution will be introduced at the Democratic convention asking the body to decline naming electors pledged to cither the Truman-Barkley or the States Rights presidential nominees. West Ministers Confer on Berlin Issue Paris, Sept. 21 — (/P) — Americ.-yi French and British .foreign ministers met at the French foreign ministry late today for the second time iii iM hours to plan their next move in the Berlin issue. Their advisers on Germany sat in almost continuous session throughout the day in an effort to iron out differences. They stopped only for lunch. Gen. Lucius D. Clay, commander of the U. S. zone of occupation, and his political adviser, Robert Murphy, represented the United States in the day meetings. Gen. Sir Brian Robertson commander of the British zone, and Sir Wiliam Strang, chief of the foreign office's German section, sat in for Britain. France was represented by her ambassador to London, Rene Masi- gli, and Maurice Couve do Mur- villc, chief of the foreign minsitry's political section. U. S. Secretary of Stale Marshall British Foreign Secretary Ernest Bcvin and French Foreign Minister Robert Schuman met immediately after the U. N. assembly adjourned its opening session. AH the conferees have been en- Tgod for the last two months in the Tv,""~iwr' • .. scries of negotiations with Soviet Ihe Marianna attorney, execu- Russia on the Berlin bockade, the uvc director of the-Arkansas Free -•-••• • ~ • • ••••-' Enterprise Association, said he thought the proposa} would meet the approval of States Rightcrs as A parade of decorated Hunts drew hundreds downtown today as the Third District Livestock Show went into its second day. The parade was one of the longest and prettiest held during a livestock show. obvious core of dispute and war I think Dr. Bennett brought a fine speech to southwest Arkansas last night—and it certainly made all our people feel good, realizing that in our new livestock industry we are on sound economic ground. Luther Hollamon entertained at the piano during dinner. ic piano during dinner. • , Dr. Bennett said in his speech: ' Thr> : who were employed during the war by the army's atomic bomb Marshall Plan Still Needs Full Support for Success BY JAMES THRASHER It is perhaps natural that, the while-hot interest in the Marshall Plan cooled quickly once Congress had approved the plan and voted for European recovery. That was a momentous step, to be sure, but only tho first one. The real job lays ahead. And the inevitable hitches that have developed in the £' course of it seem to have attracted little public attention over here. One major difficulty is that the "The wealth produced from the soil in Arkansas this year will be between one-half and three-fourths j of a billion dollars—some think jit may go down in the book as Th-7 ! Great ear: but I believe we will 1 yet see a billion-dollar year. ERP cannot agree on icty—Reserve Champion Class 8: Three bulls owned by exhibitors— Glenn F. Wallace, Nashville—1st; C. J. Gantts, Magnolia—2nd. Class 9: Two bulls, owned and F. Wallace a wa - v of effecting "an honorable n_ t ' compromise." If the convention adopts the resolution it would mean that electors of the regular Democratic party and the States Rights ^—* > uei.ii There are some who profess row to believe that we are in danger , The only members present at to- of over-producing food in America, day's session were McDowell and But thc facts say otherwise. "--- " ~ • "There are two and a quarter billion people in the world, over half of them living in Asia. We're The committee may issue a report in a few days, depending on whether open hearings are held. McDowell told reporters the group > bred hv W-hThirn^"""^ 1 ! """£"",£"," probably will decide Friday wheth- , face Nishv HP1*7 T F* Wa . 1 ' er open hearings will be held. W Biorsoth iT an , d 2" d: A He had said earlier he hoped this !----- - eth ' - Hope — 3rd '' decision could be made tomor- nol fh gnolia — 4th. Cl Rep. F. Edward Hebert, D., La. The first witness to testify today was Joseph Winberg, nuclear physicist at the University of Min- —-- —.. ...w... ...i.. to I.* nom. »» ^ it j^iij aiLioi, u L nit: university 01 IViin- living in a hungry world. If you nesota. During the war Weinberg t.finlc nil tVin fnnrl nn o^it-th **»->/-! \nn c i-ii-nr-il/-nn-n^ !.-. *Y-»~ ..„ j: _ A- i i took all the food on earth and divided it up on the same basis as Americans expect you would have food enough for only one billion. One and a quarter billion would be left out. £ji\r ^uuiiLiius cmniui agree on v«r — •* — ""-• how dollar credits should be ap- ' The world population has in- portionrd among them for the first | creased 300 per cent in the last portionrd among them for the first year. Ir has been suggested that Europe will have to become less divided before it can divide the dollars. Some time ago ECA Director Hoffman turned over the responsibility of finding an agreement on this matter- lo the European Council . for the Marshall Plan. Its members '<*'• were to recommend allotments for all the participating countries. Their failure to submerge national in- jte'rest and' desires in the interest "of general recovery may be understandable, but it is not encouraging. Part of the blame for this deadlock, however, seems to rest with the United States. Our government has its own disagreement over dollar allotments for the bizonal area of Germany. And apparently no one has yet been given author- Y>i ity to speak tho last word on the ••"' matter. The Stale Department has suggested a sum for Germany. Now the Bizonia authorities want more. General Clay's economic adviser, Lawrence Wilkinson, has challenged thc European Council's right to cut the German allotment. And he . has said that if it did so, Congress might be less generous with further • -Marshall Plan appropriations. This threat reportedly offended 175 years. In our own country the population has risen from 3V> million in 1790 to a probable 145 million in 1950—and a total of perhaps 200 million may be reached within the lifetime of some of the younger people in this banquet room tonight. "World population is growing faster than the world's food supply is. But the world doesn't come empty-handed to America for trade —therefore there will always be a market for what we produce in food—if we can restore world order so trade is possible. "The immediate problem before the world today is twofold: "1. How can we maintain peace and let people do some work? "2. How can we produce food enough to feed the world?" Hurricane Winds Driving on 'Ihis threat reportedly offended Miami Fla Sent "M — i/Pi — the council and surprised and dis- WinaTof 12; miles' sustained vcloc- pleased the American ERP author •• ....... . •-. ill rve 9 itins. .-This situation seems unhappily typical of much of our European policy, especially whore Germany is concerned. Once more General Clay gives tho impression of being the author rather than the agent of important American decisions. He probably could not give that impression unless there were some division and confusion present. A report from Europe says that this problem of dollar division may have to be submitted to the high'•„- est authorities in Washington. It '-"• might be suggested that this is approaching thc situation backward. Tho policy should have been set and co-ordinated by thc highest authorities at first. When a minor official can threaten representatives of the EUP co- ity and 140 miles in, gusts smashed across Key West as a hurricane passed over the island city 175 miles south of Miami today. Thc report of the storm's intensity was made by radio by thc navy to the weather bureau here. Communications to Key West were out. "Hurricane very intense," the navy stated. "Instruments blown away. Estimated winds 140 miles was employed in the radiation laboratory at the University of California and came under the jurisdiction of the army's Manhattan district, the atomic bomb project. McDowell said Winberg "freely answered all questions propounded by the committee." "The examination into this phase of espionage conspiracy will continue, and Dr. Weinberg will re- Continued on page two -—— o— • Federal Move to Stop Strike Is Underway By The Associated Press The first federal move has been taken toward settling a threatened strike against the nation's rail- r °ads, involving 1,000,000 workers. Ihe National Mediation board at the request of the carriers 1 ' committee, planned to open meet- tempt to have the railroads and 16 ings in Chicago Thursday in an at- non-operaling brotherhoods reach agreement on wages and hours. The rail brotherhoods, after a breakdown in negotiations lasg Week, authorized a strike vole which now is .being taken.. It will be completed in about a nxbnth. The three-man mediation board plan to hold conferences separately with rcnresentatives of thc carriers and the rail unions. The procedure is part of the Railway Labor Act. The act also provides, if to settle the dis- Class 10: Heifers calved between May 1 and Aug. 1946—Gantts, Magnolia. Sadler Queen—1st. Class 11: Heifers calved between T?° Pt ,V 1 ,, and Dec ' 31 - 1946—Glenn F. Wallace, Nashville, Miss G C Anxiety 5—1st; C. J. Gantts, Magnolia, Real. Belle O. Adv 2nd Class 12: Heifers calved between rV lri wr 1 ,, and April 30 - 19«—Glenn i-'. Wallace, Nashville, Miss G C Domino 43-L 1st; Thc Meadows! Texarkana, M. H. R. Lady 53—2nd- C. J. Gantts, Magnolia, Meadow Lady—3rd. Class 13: Heifers calved between May 1 and Aug. 31. 1947- Glcnn F. Wallace, Nashville, Miss u. C. Vagabond 3—1st; C J Gantts, Magnolia, Miss Lady Dorni- 5*"* ^nd; C. J. Gantts, Magnolia Gantts' Mischief 2nd—3rd. Class 14: Heifers calved betw-en Sept. 1 and Dec. 31, 1947—Glenn F. Wallace, Nashville, Miss G C Vagabond 8—1st; The Meadows' Texarkana, M. H. R. Harness 1st —3rd; Ihe Meadows, Texarkana M. H. R. Lady 43—2nd; C. J. uantts, Magnolia, Blanche Maid 2nd—4th. Class 15: Heifers calved between ^utiut-u voiuuuo, in nawaii, lor ^"tV 1 !! 31 " 1 April 30 ' 1948—Glenn I many generations deposited silk* . Wallace, Nashville, Miss G. C I lilie fibers over surrounding areas Vagabond 11—2nd; Glenn F. Wai- during eruptions. Scientists dis- ] ace ' Nashville, Miss G. C. Vaga- covered this substance to be bond 12.— 1st; The Meadows, Tex- formed by compressed steam ex- arkana, M. H. R. Donne Mischief P'oding through bubbling lava, and now use thc process to produce the mineral wool of commerce. Democrats would have to obtain their positions on Arkansas' ballot by petition. If this happens, Daggett said, "it will be a clear-cut issue up to the people and will avoid a bitter interparty fight in the ranks of the (Democratic) party in Arkansas." Senator John McClellan today approved Daggett's proposal as one which "seems to merit real consideration." "After all," said McClellan, "the people should have the right to decide for themselves x x x on election day x x x. There is little that can be done now to restore harmony in the national (Democratic) party.. But we should all work to the end that we can keep iiurmony. in Arkansas dem6cra< Governor Laney commented that Daggett's suggestion was "a possible solution." On the other hand, the 69 votes of the Pulaski county dclcRation have been pledged to the States Rights presidential and vice-presidential candidates. By a vote of 37-32 the Pulaski representatives to the Democratic convention chose the ticket of Governors Strom Thurmond and Fielding Wright. The States Righters' caucus will eiid tomorrow, and the two day Democratic convention opens here Thursday. Volcanic Wool Kilauca volcano, in Hawaii, for per hour." Tides were inundating some of the Florida keys, reported Weather Observer Ed Lowe at Tavorni- er, an island about 100 miles north of Key West. The' board to investigate the controversy and a 60-day cooling off period before a walkout is legal. Demands by the brotherhoods include a wage increase of 25 cents an hour; reduction in hours from 48 to 40 a week without a cut in pay; time and a half for Saturdays and double time for Sundays and holidays. closed. A roadblock was set up at Matecumbe to halt traffic ward into the storm. Key West was isolated for radio communications. In one of the country's major labor disputes, trucking operations in New York City were reported s I rolling yesterday but one of the ~ ' a Is of the Class 16: Champion and Reserve Champion, female—Glenn F Wallace, Nashville, Miss G. C. Anxiety o—Urand Champion; Glenn ;•''. Wallace, Nashville, Miss G C Vagabond—Reserve Champion. Class 17: Get of sire, four animals all by one sire, both sex to be represented, all to be owned by exhibitor—Glenn F. Wallace, Nasho i°' ^ Gct ° X Vagabond Prince— 2nd; Glenn F. Wallace, Nashville, Lret of Silver Anxiety—1st; The Meadows, Texarkana—3rd; C J Gantts, Magnolia—1th. Class 18: Exhibit of two females bred and owned by exhibitor — t. Wallace, Nashville—1st and 2nd; The Meadows, Texarkana— Jrd; C. J. Gantts, Magnolia—4th . Class 19: Exhibit of pair year- .tatiite of Russian and Allied cur- :cncy in Berlin, and tho status of ;he Berlin city government. Cheer Leaders Selected at Pep Meeting In a special High School pep assembly last wed at Hope High School, 23 students from the 9th through 12th grades tried out for cheer leaders foi the 1948-49 school year. A secret ballot was made by the entire student body ... the final balloting, „ ^^^ Pentecost, Falba Grisharn, Catherine Cox, Tony Boyctt, Lylc Moore, and Creighlon Middlc.- .brooks we.re elected. Linda Foster, Arlhadale Hefner and Martin Pool, Jr. were runners-tip. Tony Boyett was elected cheer chief for the group. Mrs. B. E. McMahcn is sponsor. Peggy, Falba, Tony and Lyle have one year's experience on the pep squad, and wore awarded letters. They will wear red and white uniforms, and lead thc cheering section for all the school sports this year. Livestock Show PRICE 5c COPY s ing Thousands Winners in the club division •loat contest in this morning's aaradc were: 1—Lions Club; 2— Rotary Club; 3—American Legion; 4—Business and Professional Women's Club, In the business establishment contests, Routon and Coffee took first; Southern Ice Co., second; Buck's Cafe, third. The Lions Club was awarded a loving cup, and the business houses were given cash prizes. It was headed by the Prescott High School Band which was followed by more than 100 riders. Then came the Hope High School band which was followed by t\e decorated floats. Competng for prizes will be floats entered by the Rotary Club, Boy Scouts of America, Hope Lions Club, Roitton and Coffee Store, Southern Ice Company, Business and Professional Women's club and Veterans of Foreign Wars organization. Meanwhile activitiy continued at Fair park where judging of livestock is in progress daily. Today will sec the judging of Jerseys and Guernseys, Dairy Cattle. 4-H and FFA Tomorrow, Wednesday, will also start with a parade of military organizations. Part of the 154th Air Squadron of Arkansas Na- 'tional Guard, will buzz the parade from 4 planes. At 2 p.m. they will maneuver over Fair park. Also Swine, 4-H Club and FFA Baby Beef and fat calf show will be held. At p.m. the 4-H club and FFA baby beef and fat calf sale auction is scheduled. Nothing but glowing reports were heard from the Rodeo which made by the entire student body . UIC nuula "° m lne uoaeo wnicn for the 3 best girls and the 3 best i? .scheduled mghtly except for boys from the group. * ndav wncn ll will be held at 3 Russia Demands AIITroops Berlin, Sept. 21. —(UP)—Russia' i demanded today that all four occupation powers immediately with- " . draw their troops from Germany, '; The Soviet demand, coming after xl tie breakdown in negotiations on/ ' } i jermany, mny set the keynote for Russia's counterattack against the ', Western powers during United ', Nations consideration of tho Berlin \. crisis. - ,>. The Soviet attitude was revealed ?' in the official Soviet army news-. ' ,. paper Taeglichc-Rundschau, which. • said in a frontpage editorial that , • Russia insists that al) occupation, troops be withdrawn from Ger- ', many as well as Korea. J Indications were thai inu Bus«" --TW sian demand was based on confi- 4 dence that Communist action-' squads and Soviet-trained Get man militia could easily seue power in Berlin once troops of the Western Allies were removed. Recent dispatches in the Gei'- mnn press said that aimed Ger- \ man action squads aie ben!? formed in Soviet zone factoues and that similar groups soon will bt; •'' organized in Berlin plants. , - 1 Other repottb'said that at }< asV ; 15,000 specially trained Gcrma.t "<*' police, former members of Germany aimy captured at &uiuu> grad, have been dispatched t&' strategic centers in the Soviet, zone-" surrounding Berlin, n Obseiveis belli vpd the Soviet demand was strategically timed th- coincidc with the opening of th* United Natioiib geiunal assembly at Paris. Should Soviet diplomacy fail i» block United Nations consideration 1 -?*, n of the Berlin cilsis, 48 planed by .the.,, ofifes ppwcts, Russia d bolution " Thompson Discusses Labor at Regular Kiwanis Meet Emory Thompson discussed labor iuu umuu B110W( , W USIOCK, awmc, on a program today at the regular 1 poultry, rodeo, midway, exhibits Kiwanis meeting. Guests were i ar !^ displays, is the best the dis p.m. so as not to conflict with Hope-El Dorado football game. All agree the stock is plenty tough and the riders are the best in the business. One rider, suffered a bro- vw v « at, a S.VIUIMIH rjior,-as ken leg last night when the buck- ; i poSwers tv/tlidraw frorfl> ttef dt ing pony he was riding fell on German capital, him. A near capacity crowd attended and a full house is expected at every performance. Thc midway also attracted its share of the huge crowd. It was generally agreed that Snapp Shows have one of the cleanest and best in thc business. There are rides galore for both adults and the little folks, besides the numerous sideshow exhibits. The most dazzling performance of the night was the Five Eltons, nationally known performers, who thrilled the crowd following the rodeo by doing unbelievable feats 125-feet in thc air without benefit of nets. This act is free to every- M one. The entire show, livestock, Swine, Burr Andrews of Clarksviile, Texas and Floyd Watts of Tulsa, Okla. Earl Powell was introduced as a new member of the club. trict has seen. Some Mighty Strange Things Happen Every Day in This World of Machines By HAL BOYLE New York, machine age: (/Pj — Tales of the _„. .i_,.-nii w n, uj. pan year- fa uvi ^i muuiiLb—uiey one bull from class 3 or 4 I down in red tape. Large corporations are supposed to be tops in efficiency. Sometimes they are. Rut — like governments—they can get bogged and 1 heifer from class 12 or 13— Glenn F. Wallace, Nashville—1st-. J. Gantt, Magnolia—2nd. A man who worked in the research department of one of thi. biggest corporations here became south 1 i- ioilal Bl '°therhood of Teamsters soum-jinvolved had not reached a con- "xr-rnt ! U ' ac ' t ; agreement with any of the -..\Ltpi Ic-mplovers t untrieywmV-conVre^ion'al^ were The strike by CIO oil workers -lo Ihe apparent surprise of other i fc i"lonethee, tire chiin of is £ P lnst £lx n1;ijor """panies on officials of his own government-' and- which form the Flo r d-i -evs" i thc W ° Sl coiist c °ntinuecl without if those representatives balk at'Anxious rescue official indication of immediate settle- General Clay's orders, he is doing | two trains at Fort Pierce to'send m i >lU \v , , nothing to enhance American i:-rc's-| them at a moment's notice into the P. II Hi!,,, °'t ! ' H C " Max W ' tip. His action ry.scs ihe question j everglades around Lake Okeecho- i „'-„ m ' '„. „ , ' , Jnt f nor "<-'of whether there may be some a- bee to evacuate «omo ''000 persons' P ^H an ol1 KecUon • palhy toward the working ol the |from that ••= ' : ---' • ; i=rfia the Marshall Plan in top-level Wash-] In Mi ington—a matter considerably more; reached (iu ,,,„,„ „,, ,,, JL11 , ulu vlal . important than the lack of public ibilily was almost wiped out by the interest in the same subject, [blowing rain. o Ihe storm has enlarged and hur- [rk-.iire winds and strong gales now diam iported. Thc will i Flor Class 20: Exhibit of pair calves, exasperated with thevvtaper forma Magnolia— Aberdeen Angus Class 22: H. C. Yelton, grade scotch whis. Somehow the memo the clerk if she had a bar of soap in the shape of ,1 eat, "I'll have to ask thc manager," said the clerk. The manager came and said no, they were out of cat- shaped soap bars. Would she care for some soap shaped like a dog Just then the lady gasped: "My suitcase — it's been stolen." The manager, wise in the ways of shoplifters, immediately rushed with the clerk to the women's rest room, figuring the thief would loot the bag there and throw it in a wastebaskel. He was right. In the rest room, they found a strange sight — a woman sprawled in a faint, the the dead cat lying in HttDLDL Adult Classes to Start on October 4 James H. Jones, Superintendent of Schools, announced today that classes in Adult Education will start Monday night, October -1, at 7:30 in the Hope High School Auditorium. Courses of instruction in first and second year typing (l'/a hours), shorthand (l'/i hours), and woodworking (3 hours), will be offered. Woodworking will include two hours of laboratory work and one hour of supplementary instruction in blueprints, reading, drawings, trade math, construction materials, and other theory. Classes will moot two nights Record Pol Tax Buying Predicted j -OJP>- ,» , i - -— With only nine- more poll tax shopping days left, it became appaieot today that a record number of Ar^ kansans will qualify to vote in tha November general election, State Auditor J. Oscar Humphrey reported that county collectors throughout thc state have now received 455,40 01048 lecelptB. onlv 3,000 below the total number of 1946 receipts sold fot use in thi-J summer's Democrdlie pumocv elections. A representative of Humphrey's office said theie "is little doubt but what sales will break last year's all time record." Ten counties have leque.sti'd additional receipts, with Sebastian county making three additional le- quests and Clay two. Other counties wanting more foims weie Drew, Columbia. Jefferson, Lawrence, Logan, Mississippi, Pike, Pulaski and Washington. "We are expecting a riiah of re- requests during the next fe^v days," the spokesman said. Apparently there aie many ica- sons for the increased demand for poll tax receipts. Hi>;h on the list is the interest in politics gentuated by the recent hot gubuiiuitoijal election arid the emphasis placed on voting by I'rwmoi-dcfaignate Sid McMath of Hot Springs. The young Democrats have also' been instrumental in stimulatiujj interest. Dnvid M. Garrison, organization director of the Democrats, said his group jus rying on a state-wide program, including spot radio announcements, ' He has asked mayors of 100 Aikan- sas towns to issue a proclamation, reminding their people that the receipts must be bought bv October 1st if they hope to vote Nov. 2. Bobths are . . set up in clown- Class 22: H. C Yelton Hot I somehow the memo went wom.in t,prawiect in a laint, th< Springs, Envy Black C-JD—1st- B | tni ' oll t! n the purchase department, ""-' dead cat lying in HUDLDI Morris, Murfreesboro Eileenmere ! w;is okayed " ; " 1fl the research f I"' 1 ' suitcase :>y her side —2nd; ^m-cnnicii. | st;<cf was slll . pl .j i;C{ j ;m ,, t)lc ,; isant i v I the dead cat lying in her lap. Class °4- H P Vr.ti, i. ii i ci 'eered by the arrival of a ease of -Kevived. the woman cried: - n ,, - • - . . •••-- , •-- , ._-...„ '••nrn-s Tin- ii v V.' • v , J1 , 1 Scotch. "Take it away! Lorciv Lordy I lne tost Wl " be $ 32 - 50 ' l )lus P l "'chase receipts for busy work, Mr -is \lu'r, eesborr' CC rr • ; AI' Kvc>r >' m "" th "" w ff "' two vears thought it was a Cur wi-ap when I instructional supplies, for each ers. lull, ,,,;_'•>,' Cc " K - s Al- I a fl . t . Kh ( . ;ist . 0[ scotch has "been ! nulled it out. Don't send me to jail threl; months of instruction. If \ Liquor dealers are pushing tho f .').,,:„ r.- ,,- „ ., , Irli-livered and the man who start- M' ve suffered enough." anyone desires only .J',i hours of sale of receipts to those peonle ^nrii n • r- . ^ olton ' Hot ;u d the whole business is gelling 1 '1'hoy turned the panic-stricken instruction in either shorthand or who will vote for Initiated Act li,, i" b 'ni X i ' lnce , iM ' 10 /* —1st; B- Iworried. He wants to turn off iheiwomiin loose. The Uidy put ' her i tJ'l""S, -the charge will be $18.00, Number Two next in November; each week for three hours each night. The nights to meet will be decided on the first class night. Adequate facilities arid competent instructors will be available. Any adult interested who did not attend the initial meeting on Monday night, September 13, should uooms me- ueinj; set up in clown contact Forney G. Holt, at the town Little Rock offices and'do- courthouse, or Allen J. Herndon, \ partment stores where volunteer principal, at the High School. women will take authorizations and n "- ---•" ' $32.50, plus ' .... PTA to Hear State President 1st. Class 27: H. C. Yelton, Springs, K/ivy Black Prince Champion Bull. B- ! worried. He wants to turn off theiwjmitn loose. The hidy put ' her j.b']>i»S. the charge will be $18.00, whisky faucet, but doesn't know tal back in the suitcase — and j plus instructional supplies, for how. they continued their sad pilgrim-i each quarter (3 months). "If I cancel the order," he said, | a se lo Brooklyn. The Veterans. Administration will "someone in the purchase depart- pay Ihe eosl for any veteran and t ment may wake up to what's been Let us conclude this brief essay-! the veteran can draw one-fourth Hoiigoingon and send our research Jon machine agti antics with : the i subsistence _ staff ;, Ijilllor the whole 24 cases." istory of a | writer, his wife, : andj Additional classes will be offered u' ;,,„„ -,„-,-,.-,--" _ th.-ir small daushter. I lf lho demand warrants adding ! Um,, undeiway IH-.e ,s one th,, could probably,. U, s h,n e to „,, llll;il . lilly tut as , ulhel . , om ,^. A persou must ^-jUme. ^ M ^ ^^ ^ The act would require all local option liquor elections to be held on the same day as the general eleC' tion — and not on scattered dates as in the past. A move to interest more Negro voters in the purehst: of receipts for An meeting of * the new Garland Parent Teachers Association will meet at the school at 3 p.m. Thursday. Mrs. Edgar v I'Jixnn, president of the .state or- ganisation, will address the group. A large attendance is urged. Plant Is Fly-Trap Three Arkansans to Back Truman and Bark ley Ticket • slic : was romping ,»i Ihe beach anrl \ Bees keep their hivc-s constantly whicl^'opeJis 'iK-re"Thur t .cVa"v % v-nnm half a decree of 3:, degrees • They are Heps. Wilbur D Mills , „ - :•-.-.--•- Li-ntixi-aiU- v.'hlle the ej^s; are j Kensi-u. J U' Trimble Bi-n-v' 11 C "Yelton In Portugal, living lly traps arc- hatching, apparently by carry!,m ville, and Brooks Hay', L tile lcpsive-3rd : Morri- " M n eol^es "by 'tK P aiU '" ^'^ i" W>>1 " ^'\ ^ ^ bCi ''"^ S ^' :k '^ lW»* * support M- ' be i'u. fiotk-' 152 c \-» r ™ in LOUujjes b> U;e ]je;it:uiiu in too \s a r nianu by muscular n:otion •Trinnaii va< Binn T- eke'I V h ' i I- • •-• -V r- v \ f,'',m' fl° ' P UleU ' h ° lnvs lll ' e ^ 1U ' n ll C0uis ' ' i «' Dlciin a to 'he ville. con«ressional nominee of"tiw ! °°' 0 "' ° m llle "- ibncyclopudia Bntannica. fourth dUriot. I Continued on pa-e two . .. ~ 0 " " - -.•- •-•- inini.- hjn.- j-eiiviieu jvjanjiauan sue : was romping on Hie beach ,-jnrl bo 1 Needed iiol hpi-inj.;.s, tnvy in- ; felt very lonely and depressed. She icann.- annoyed because her trunks- ^ lue ^'arth had no atmospliere, ] 1\1 Ul" J'lIS, IVI 1.11'l !' 4_'L'S- ' (] t -f • 1 f]( <f\ v 1 1 i • 111 >i i r) r< > 4 -j i-n i -. \ t * i .-i _ ! (.- ^i >-.! .-! i , .,,; ;. .. ... i. , . . .- . i t \\ , ,,. .-. v* 'Oil lei 1 ''* 1 H ) ' \V i 11 " 1! t 't 11(1 lit > • Murl'rees- |decided' she ' needed " a rcmeni- | kept .,., nCe <if st.;nie kind lo remind her ; !>tiSN- le. Hut ;ut' her pet. j Sh': -.vL-nl int-j ;i department store, (put down her suitcase and asktd Finally :,he IralteoT and .dawn, according io . .ii<l sternly: . . "Listen, gravity, you quit pull- i ahi uplly and duybruak would oc- i wai coveird with i!^ ray pants down. Stop it." j cur in a moment. _ j asht-s a foot dvv Changed Coloring When Mount Katmai explodt'l the lOncyclo-' on th.e Ala.->kiin jieiun^t'lci u\ 1W2, a ''t'i .awn, accorng io e Encyco-' on the Aluaiin Jienin»lil«> | jjc-dia Ijrityniiicu. Niylit would fall/ Kociiak UUmd. 100 miles

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