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Our Daily Bread SHced Thin by The Editor ——Alex, H. Washburn— rr~ Poll, o Hobby That Turned Commercial ond Then Failed That which ought to have been aphe but couldn't be done by law was finally, accomplished in the natural course of events last Tuesday when the votes of the American people destroyed the carefully- built-up myth that the result of *ah election could be told before ever the electorate went to the polls. To put it bluntly?. the business of holding pre-election polls is as . dead as last week's campaign banner. I don't say it is dead forever —but dead for a long, long time anyway. You would have thought the presidential poll business would have folded when the Literary Digest miscalled an election result Some people thought the Digest died shortly thereafter from mortification. Actually the Digest was gone, financially, a, year or two earlier, having lost its advertising to the newcomer, Time magazine. The Digest held on in the hope that one more successful presidential poll might put it back on its feet. But it didn't— the final poll ended in disaster; and the Digest owners, affirming their personal honesty, gave out the opinion that even the best of pre- election prediction systems breaks down sooner or later. But rivals of the Digest claimed they had new and more "scientific" systems, and because they happened to be right the year the Digest was wrong the public continued to put considerable faith in the things that Dr. Gallup and Mr. Roper peddled as sober fact. Until Tuesday, that is. On Tuesday we buried the last of them. And I personally am glad! I know of no one thing so destructive of impartial examination and debate on campaign issues as the pre-election poll. How can one think and write wholly honestly in the face of definite and daily-repeated claims that an election has already been decided? The pre-election poll started off years ago as a newspaper and magazine hobby — purely amateur. It drifted into commercialism — and pretty soon it was dominating the political horizon like an ominous cloud, destroying faith in the old-time American system of campaign and debate, letting the chips fall where they may. I do want to say one thing: In my 25 years as a newspaper man I have never bought or published any commercial pre-election poll. The wire services referred to them, of course, for any time a custom becomes nation-wide it also becomes news. But I never subscribed to a commercial poll — and it goes without saying that those ttf my contemporaries who did pay put money for such. things are sharing my prejudice today. The original local straw vote is still good. I used it years ago in Hope when The Star conducted such a test of public opinion on the question of whether our town should have Sunday motion picture shows. Following the result of that straw vote, we went ahead and got Sunday picture shows, on the same basis that people arc permitted to play golf and baseball, and go driving, on Sunday. But it was a local poll — and amateur, strictly. But as for national politics the poll is dead— and America is well off because of it. This is our country, therefore our homes and our destiny, which we are supposed to debate honestly and work hard for — not a pre-fixed gambling machine, as the commercial polls tried to make it. * * * Henry's 'Gideon Army' Was Progressively Lulled Asleep By JAMES THRASHER During the closing weeks of the 1948 presidential campaign, a horrid political fate overtook Henry A. Wallace. His supporters grew less numerous and less enthusiastic. People stopped throwing things at him. Worse still, a lot of them even stopped talking about him. The major candidates for the presidency ignored his presence in the race almost completely. The press, which had given front-page space to his speeches : and to pictures of his Southern martydom, took to running the news of his campaign inside the paper. The polls indicated that his show was slipping, but nobody gave his declining percentage much notice, Everywhere the dismal signs were apparent: the American people were bored to tears by Henry Wallace. In a campaign marked generally by a lack of public interest, the disinterest in Mr. Wallace grew to monumental proportions. The trouble seemed to be that people quickly learned, if not everything about Mr. Wallace, at least everything he chose or was permitted to reveal about himself. It was apparent early in the game that he had been taken over by the Communists and had become something very like a ventriloquist's dummy on their knees. H was shocking, but the shock wore oft. His past history of contradictions and evasions was hunted up, ! made public, and easily digested. Continiie'd on page two WtATHER Arkansas: Clotidy this J noon, Umijjhl, Friday. Cottier Friday. Scattered shovel's, . Cooler northwest portion tonight, 50TH YEAR- VOL 50 NO 1R -"•" i i I CAMS., vuu.. JU INVA IP Star of Hops 1899; Pr«» 1927 ComohViated January 18, I92» HOP*, ARK4N$AS, THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 1948 Trumcm-Barkley Team Oldest to Win Presidency Washington, Nov. 4 — </!>, — By outrunning Republican rivals 31 years younger, the Truman-Barkley team became the oldest presi- •s Mitial sweepstakes victors in U. S. history. At 70, Alben W. Barkley will be the oldest of the nation's vice- presidents, while 04-year-old Harry S. Truman is the third oldest mail elected chief executive — right behind William Henry Harrison, 68, and James Buchanan, 05. The Democratic triumph also marks the first time two former Senate colleagues teamed up to cop the White Hoiiie prize, Back in 1888 the Republicans took the honors with a congressional combine when Senator Benjamin Harrison was elected president with Rep. l.evi iUtntuii as hit, runaiiij> mate. Russia Turns Down U. S. Atom Control Plan Paris, Nov. 4— (fP) — The United Nations assembly rejected today Russia's proposal for atomic control. The vote was 40 to 0. Only the Soviet bloc supported the Russian proposal, which called for a treaty banning the atom bomb and a separate treaty setting up controls. The treaties would have become effective simultaneously. Russia called the Western plan for control of atomic energy fantastic and unreal. Andrei Y. Vishinsky, leading the Soviet bloc's bitter closing fight, told the United Nations General Assembly the atomic bomb can be answered with atomic bombs and weapons of other kinds. He asserted the United States docs not want international atomic control and demanded that the delegates adopt the Soviet plan. Hector M. Neil of Britain pleaded with Vishinsky not to reject the Western plan merely because • it has "novel" ideas on state sovereignty. But Vishinsky repeated the Russian arguments that the majority proposal would invade the soverign rights of states. Gen. A. G. L. McNaughton of Canada attacked the Russian proposal as "oversimplified." Vishinsky brought President Truman into the atomic debate again. He quoted the American' president as saying .recently in Milwaukee that the United States must continue to develop atomic weapons until the "correct" form of international control is in effect Gesturing with his arms as he spoke, Vishinsky told the assembly that this apparently meant the Americans would continue developing atom bombs until the Western control plan is adopted. Such an attitude expressed by Mr. Truman means, Vishinsky said, that "you are in a vicious circle of contradiction." Tne Russian demanded that the delegates approve the Soviet plan for atomic control. He shouted that there is no basis for agreement now between the Western and Russian plans. He charged that the United Slates does not want atomic control and that the Baruch plan is a 'cunning maneuver" designed to wreck any control. The Western plan, approved by a majority of the-assembly's political committee, is based on proposals made June 14, 1946, by Bernard M. Baruch, then the U. S. delegate on the U. N. Atomic Energy Commission. Vishinsky spoke nearly 90 minutes. As he left the rostrum he received a burst of applause from the Slav bloc. Mrs. Vijayalakshmi Pandit, chief Indian delegate and ambassador to Moscow, told the delegates after Vishinsky spoke that India could not agree to international control of atomic materials while oil and similar materials remained in private hands. Mrs. Pandit proposed an amendment to the Western proposal. The majority of the 58 nations in "committee has favored approving the Western plan as drawn up by the majority of the 11-nation atomic commission. Her amendment proposed that the assembly "approve in substance" the majority report. India has fought consistently in this assembly to tone down the differences between the East and West on Ihe atomic problem. . Vishinsky fought against a majority provision that the atomic commission resume its work where it was suspended last spring when the East-West impasse showed no signs of breaking. Mrs. Pandit asked that the assembly amend the majority proposal with instruction to the atomic commission to keep on working for an agreement. Paul Ramadier. French minister of defense, told the assembly his delegation would vote for the majority plan. If Red Faces of Political Prophets Were together If Would Rival a Suriset B-29Crashls Fatal to 18 EnrouteHome 6y PET.ER EDSON , NEA Washington .tibrretp.0ncf$rtt- '' Washington— . K i U'-'ttjc — faces of all the politic nl ^prophets .could .be .brought, together iti otleolact today, it Vvould rival; the gaudiest sun'set ever seen, ; 'arid burn up the: 'landscape;: There., ih no use trying to decide who'ScVfacc is the reddest, but the p,61itidal poll takers could easily be 'picked out of the mob scene;.' ; ? , ,'•'. All the' prop'he.ts--iricludirig 'th'is one— based their .predictions, on ,thc results of the polls. And ..the 'polls were : wrong. well; there's 'another good : racket ruined. " ••""•' the. ;' the. only three people, MacDill Air Force Base,. Fla., .Nov. 4 — (UP) — An. air force B-29 homeward bound from England crashed in the Azores late yesterday, killing 18 of the 20 crewmen and passengers aboard, air force officers disclosed here today. One crewman was missing and ,.„„.„,.,-.„..„„„„.. „,««,-.,r..««!««.-,, another was injured critically..; | and theiT catiipaign rnaangeri".Sena- The big bomber faltered : and tor-?:: : Ho^ard-. McGrath; - : 'jNcver.' Weatherman Sees Showers Torriorrow By United Press The weatherman predicted mor6 rain f6r Arkansas tomorrow and scattered showers in the West portion tonight. . Warmer temperatures were expected-today in most sections. The.' mercury remained generally ih; the" high 70s and high 50s yesterday afternoon and early this morning with no rainfall reported. .High; and low. readings over the slate, •included: Arkadelpha 78-52, Batesvilie 72,58, Camdon 80-54, Fort Smith. 77-58. Gilbert 73-50, Harrison 70-56, Little Rock 76-58, Monticello 77-00, Newport 72-58, Oz;jrk 70-58, Pine Bluff 77-CO, and Texarkana 80-60. Rain fell Little-',Rock, Nov.'.4. -^tlt 5 !—The • doubt was' practiciilly erased from the ."last Election is'SU* in 'Arkansas today • a's. ' opponents ,.,'of 'Initiated Act Number Two.''Hook ' a commanding Iftad in- the ' state's wet- Chicago, Nov.. 4— over r \«>tiX h»l{V.«;i»3- IK*? i • ' ovaiiereu areas OI me nation ' Ha^° a ^v>h'flh f '^'fn i oda y but'mild weather continued , had any. .chance^o from the-Rocky mountains to the Atlantic coast/ . , The'wet spots'covered most of ui»<v . j~r v^ftiwj* u v\f »itau -nilj- V*> tllL^^ **J ,do what :i they: did '•were' President TrumanV. h is vieeVpresldentlEfl. fcan : j.didate, •Sertatbr,. AlbertW.;Barklfij?, .-,-:<'. ce''| -o his i-eivif:.- Hights.;"'{3rbgraniL -til* "'his" - ' , 1 •went -^to f 1,-pOO.' 'JDeiy'ey- apjparehtly lost hi 'isur -thi" " -. Scout Gifts Committee Plans Drive The Larger Gifts Committee of the Annual Scout Drive met at noon Wednesday at the Hotel Barlow. Ihis group, consisting of Ben Owen, Graycion Anthony, Martin Poo'. Elmer Brown. Fred Elis, Bill Wray, Dewey Baber, Jack Lowe, and Bill Mudgett, together with District Chairman. Clifford tranks, and Campaign Chairman, Koyce Weisenberger, completed plans for the Larger Gifts Campaign this week. Those contacted by this group will be asked to contribute enough to provide Scouting for one year to_ at least two boys. The Scout Field Executive. J. | A'-vil Hickman. received from i Washington a SKI investment in ; Scouting from the Southwest Gas ! & Electric Company which oper- j ftos only in the Washington area ; here. i Campaigns will be conducted in i Blevms. Washington, Fulton. Srping Hill, and Patmos. The Saratoga campaign will be handled by County. In all of those area's Scout Trooos are active. Of course, much of the expense in Scouting in these smaller towns is borne bv the public spirited citizens of Hope. The Campaign Chairman announced that the yeneral drive would begin on November U with the kick-off breakfast at the Hotel | Barlow for the workers. Captains j appointed thus far are Clifford Franks. Jack Williamson. Thompson K\dii>. Jr.. (K-i'.iv HHYIKS. mid E. P. Young, Jr. _, thing!.''victory/--by rr-*-j .»»...,„•;.:'pripcr.astlriatlijg''-'arid noyfir^.lettirig th4: : yp'teVs'-^bw-pre-, cisely. jvhere-he stood, on any 'jssiie',' Here:."Should. 1 be -a-. lesSph . ; ; j/o''ri politicians' of-;a-ll time/ The -'Airi&r' .lean .£eoplq".dqri'.t . like an'd :v w.on'.t stn'nH' -fnr. ihhf 'U-'iliH '-nt i alL- * '.'T»V , . . stand', for, that Kind of talk.', other : words, the .Am*rican , . are mor,e. intelligent than the^Re- publictin politicians; .You'.:can,'t hand the public' hooey .and -vricue generalitics^and expect them to- fike '•' ' " ' ' it or. take. it. . . . .•-. •• . .-• . The: Democratic. Party conTes 1 put of the electipn in-aii amazing ; position-.: 'It -won- a victory over .its/elf.; It 'defeated the Dixiecrats- .and ' it 1 1 - ' u*-xt,avt~v* .iftix. jL/i.>.it:v;i ai-a. ,^im JU ;.' Continued .on Page! Four; 1 .-;. •' GirlScoyls ing partial Dead: . M-Sgt Robert'C. WiseV-S-Sgl...^!!- liam D. Branch, S-Sgt, -Albert "J. :~*-> ,^-- --«.. T -*«*-* Snead. M-Sgt. J.' E. 'Carriker, T- the'ca'nitiaign.-his-; Sgt. William. P. Stubblefield, S- -*'"-< "- Sgt Raymond J, Chaplin, M-Sgt. Franklin E. Albright."- '1st. : Lieut. William. Jacobs and .. 1st .Lieut. Leonard Post, pilot, all. living at the base here or .in Tatnpa. S-Sgt. Henry. B. Anderson, Mac- Dill Field, suffered "major injuries." -. .'.-,. Other names will be 'released when next of kin have been notified. . . . The B-29 was one of 29 bombers from MacDill that flew to England three and a half months ago for maneuvers over Europe and in cooperation with the Royal Air Force Twelve already have returned to MacDill. - . -.• MacDill said another bomber of the same flight was forced down in Bermuda early today by. engine trouble. There was no damage to the plane, or injury to its-crew.- ' The bomber that crashed had halted briefly a Lagenn field on its homeward flight. It took off • in darkness and a light rain but crashed into the sea 500 yards off the Azores shore a minute later., MacDill officers said they had no information as to the cause, of the accident but an investigating board of-flying officers already had started an inquiry on the scene/ HopeMayor Supports Scout Drive Mayor Lyle Brown of Hope lists reasons why he is throwing his whole-hearted support to the BOy Scout Drive in Hempstead county: "I am supporting the Boy Scouts because it not only furnishes won-, derful opportunities to the youth of pur community —it is a sound (investment. If every boy in America could be trained in scouting then we would see delinquency gradually disappear. Our community would be a more prosperous and happier place in which to live. Scouting stays with a boy throughout his adult life, it is not a form of fleeting entertainment—scouting builds men, the type of men who guide the destinies of communities, cities, states and nations. It is therefore an enterprise to which all of us should contribute." Girl Scouts Council Plans Award Court The Community Girl Scout Council met yesterday at Hope City Hall in the council room with Miss Mabel Ethridge, executive, presiding. In a short business session a treasury report was given by Mrs. Corbin Foster and a House 'Committee was named to aid in caring for the "Little House" at Fail- park. The committee: Mrs. B, L. Rettig, Mrs. Leo Robins and Mrs. K. G. Hamilton. Reports on preparations for the Court of Award to bo held at the Methodist Church at 7:30 tonight were made by the committees. The group also discussed probability of organizing a new scout troop in Hope. AIIC uiy uomsjer lauereu : ana v wj --'»'.,f v ivyv**iu.' i mu\jrruiii; - : -. r; u- crashed into the sea a,few seconds WerC;/ so--many-..people' -.so' ~,yj *-i aauuu iiuu me sua ii,lew Seconds '"t-AV. V" •^utMiJ'l-.'JJeuiJl^.r.ou. w.ivug. J- after taking off in early darkness ' As -,for .Whither'.Trtunan won. .',. Jop .'$ . ; its va dittle -flt •• :b(jtli .. region, the Middle Atlantic 1 ^Stajes and along the coast o <'Georgia. -'=A developing' -storm jSciutheastern Colorado brought Oty'e'rs -.-into the plains states and .hc.reValso, were a few snow flur j ' ii.es 1 'ifr'.Montana and Colorado. 'jh Today is 'being, designated :aa International. FriendshipDay.' fat- Girl "Scduts.' ;•;.-; /.;' .•'.'.• • •-'." • '.',-.<? 'The'local troops have been ti'usy packing clothing kits.'-to be'-'sent to boys and girls their o.wh : ages in Europe.' ' ;••);-'• . The troops, .with their sponsors and leaders, are listed as follows: Troop y; sponsored by Kobe,B & ,PW Club—. Trooji committee:Miss Norma Lewis and.Mrs.'Harry Shiver; Leaders: Mrs. Are;h Wylie, Miss Ruth McLain; Members: -Ann Barr, Clatidette Doyle; 'Charlotte Ann , Hob'bs, Charlotte : Tarpley, Voncille 'Trout;; Jacqueline^ Holt,'' Sue Willis, Marilyn Shiver,-; Barbara.. Jgan ; Bright,'Beth- Brideersi Narmette Williams, 'Jackie.- Hi'cks, Sara Lautevb'ack,' Barba'ra Sivuthv Charlone Rogers, ' Virginia .Tohrie- maker.. °. --i . . -• ... ... . .. -. .. Troop , VI, .'Sponsored- by ; Jet't B.' Graves Sunday. School Class— Leader, ,Mrs. Charles Bryan; Assistant leader, Mrs. Leo Compton; . Troop committee,, Mrs. Corbin Foster, Mrs. Buck Powers, 'Mrs. K. G. Hamilton; Members: Diane Bryan ' Polly Jo Com'pton, M^rysue Powers, Frances Weisenberger, Ann Houston, Margie Nell Wilson; -Carolyn Jones, Patty Jean Roberts, Sara Lou Eubanks, Gail Foster, Nell Cassidy. , Troop VII, Sponsored by Christ»an Church— Troop committee, Mrs. B..L. Rettig, Mrs. Paul Ralcy, Mrs. Mac Stuart, Mrs. dine: t ranks; troOp leaders, Miss Nancy Deal and Mrs. Charles F. Reynerson; Members: Billy Jo Rogers, Betty Jane Burroughs, Judy Moses, Paula Faye Raley, Dana' Lou Cunningham, Lyla Brown, Fay pranks Sybil Shirley, Billy Jo Baker, Marjorie Richardson, Caro-' , lyn Coffee. -- r VIII, sponsored by U.D.C. •troop committee, Mrs A E Slusser, Mrs. Leo Robins,' Mrs-. Iheo Long. Members: Janice Atchison Gail Cook, Gail Hicks, Vesta Key, Carolyn Long, Sandra Robins, Nancy Lou Smith, Vera Tonnemaker, Shelby Riley, Liirlene White, Melba Whitten, Janelle Yokum, Alta Powell, Barbara Polk, Gladys Mae Roberts. ;F?iyeUev,ille,. Nov.- 4' —, v^v- erhor : Rlect'Sid McMath said today her, will ..call a special election on : . In.-iat'est-un'o'rtiela'l returns e act-7Svhich.,provide"f) Tot the hold' ing of all local , option, iiquor elec tions oh general nlectioti days wa.s trailing by more .tliah votes-. . The county/ v\yith 1728 2217 precincts reported .'was 93;051 .for. to 0fl,17.7 dgainiat. ; V , • Th'e 'proposed ^easilfe^- which .supported; by the." liquor' i " ' - . . tcrosts-, and .fought py : " the' ;-AnM-tSa ' ' t*wt,*_v«-.. iiniMxbvvi i. n^ip,' Hutl^ ••. UUnsillu* tional-, .amehdmeritg- ^e ! r6'-.-assured nf --Hattchrfrv 'iWifk'.'*KA" f -A'j^xC.41^—• .ij of f?ssitge.,,,. ithe ail -valofe, ;»V _..' ' -'-m.-t i! .-r*ii.'- ' • . : ,;wijtn''.t^;.exception qjt jroutii .tijx ; A*Jiendmenti r .' *-«1 ^ t-J ', '.,,' ' ..til i:» ••-* '._•!•. »....»' \ Wsfal Krufl, May Be Missing By LAtffetENCE GONDER WSshlrigton, Nov. 4 "— • '(tJPj ' , Pre>i:d,pJnt;iTrurnahi,s de'p?t-tiriK ; for libdajv' ptottifscd in SSt o" ft^r^y™'™* **&*:$!*-' pledges; i l - rst felc .cted te "» 1* tho White $ litlJclLcU *»«•%** »***»•**! JT*^*V*IOC , iJUL.-! Cfcdf y y f •'r^nw^R^n•• 1 ' ! f"«Kr»"S'?' f 'u ; Wi u;il i"K-'ty r , by.'^ponee-:at.viSO.v«e sh6ok -hands J^mes Forrestaj; Secretary of In- f, m^oJri^h^Mi^5 a:: -W^V^.' !^thvV:'h'urnlierVof;.'dld.friends, in tcrior J.,A Kruff, and Secretary'oZ^ '•^P?ffi^' ^l^^^fc^*'-^'i' PMlW.^W^'-fWftwV.X'-WlWajr ComVnerce Charles-Sawyer. ,^ ' j i resident ,iiiirrrar 1 .ni'in,.v,niriri ,.„ -^^ ^.^_.,.,<__ ...^ •--'wy^ thd Reasons for their expected.Ve- j - J him placement-riinge from persons!! ae» ..>.!._. til*'A 4-«t V\»nHi<4A»%i-lHl _U«^.1 A. _ —.._ j. t -_-^il*_' ?upts.;^r;:'. r i-ruman--.: : had.". 125,228 ate:i ih-'Ay-kanssis..^'jiO.iOii'.for'.the- iaten; : 'GOP/^"cji'ndi^tfr-'..- .St'atds iftV\tt?- T^"Av«Artl:?i*l«v t «'/-^^.i. Ji-ii:. i._.'v T T? i rt-V\ * r- -' T\"AV«> ••"'J-t V , -J'y-i ' '.' J|,i». , --T- < * J. V4»4»j*»i.,, v^^ri UCtOUlt -,' VUliV-tl 11 \l V Ul Si?nJ,i^"»rE l vfcS?;?'5" l ° i; : ^^didate'^J.. wh-<sthe'r.:tho,T F uman" cook,. s Vietta DM'-Z?^ i '^w*?i5? < iS' I; 'i fp Ga.rr,;wa'sVjiboard.'Told that '.she g^^,^^.i^?-i^::%iS 01 ^r. wa^ ^Mrs-'^rtiman: smiled.-as• did ,. n nis: pvoposal to issue .bonds. for Arkansas' ArtiHi-io" V,- u • -Mu»ua.,iui .>»i»M« mr,.iruJi]an:S'snoring.'in shortK -?ft*, h S . ay t c °nf truc » otl Arkans'aa wa,s:',strprigcr.- thsp-'tex- snoruy alter he takes office next pccted^it.'Stt.ll; '<\<fos,ft6t as' impress JsnuDry. ' '•.••• ci\m 'nio- ft-vA t*tv.nv,^:^i» _Uwi__j/i-'_; ••—" . ... ; - oAvij'us-mc wnoppine . imaiorities Jbr.ffv" K rcn = e . here with;.. five piled up .by. .his'- f^ow:" Democratl "ei : sity. .of Arkansas, students from •-within, the ''State; 'U, 'S., $en*•..a,re_ members of . the state tor Jphji vL.:. Mcelellanj-ha'd'- nearly 15 times as-many;fv.otes.gs'his drily opponent, , ; R,'Walter.;.•Ticker,' an inrf^rtrtrirJr»M+ • A'n^l ''^! n v.'>:..UM« ^lL^!L ; i January. In, a 00,.,.^ .yhiversity.. ] o: -^^-P'.^e'. :mOmuv;u ui LI1U SI&IC House /; 6f Representatives, McMath announced.the special election will be held .during the 1949 session ot the legislature.'. ' ... ; Theigovernor-elect said he wants the' election before it will, be too igte- for the ( legislature 'to' Work but •an alternate plan for financing road building if his .bond proposal is defeated .at the polls. ..With .that in mind, McMath'prob- ably will call the election early in January, the first month of the liyo*mo.hth' legislative session. •• :. "•.McMath 1 'campaigned'fpr the DeiTi- pcra.tic nomination last surnmer on S,- plan, for four annual highway Pon^ issues. He suggested a $7,000,000 issue in 1949 artd a $6,500,000 issue for each of the next three yearSi. each, issue to be voted on separately. • ; /McMath told the student-le'gisla- tors .his staff will be composed : of "Progressive men" who will "got the job done." He said some. of the;-mcmbers of his' staff will .ac- pept-'positions "at personal saqri- •:T.-" .young govqrnor-eiect .outlined ,his 'legislative program at :a breatatast conference 'with Reps Forrest Long, . Augusta; Aubrey .Tu/ner.' Rison; Travis Ma this, Qk- OJona, Erhmette Gathrightv El D6- raao, and Bill Arnold, Jamest'owni and' members of the university faculty, including President Lewis W; Jones and Law School Dean Robert Leflar. He also conferred with the legislators individually on county problems. ;McMath was a guest of the Highway 16-West Improvement committee,, the U. S. Department of Agriculture and the Soil Conservation Service at a barbecue at Lake Woddington at noon. He will be a guest of. the Fayettevillo Chamber of Commerce at a banquet tonight- Iran Protests Infringement' by Red Soldiers Tehran, Iran, Nov. 4 — (A*) — A .isually reliable source said today [ran has protested to Russia that soviet soldiers invaded Iranian territory last week. The report of it]e ; .protest was not officially confirmed. A government spokesman said 200 Russian troops, with arma-, Tient including a tank, crossed he frontier from Soviet Azerbai- an Oct. 26 and fought a four-hour battle with Iranian frontier guards. , ,. indepcriilent. Sid Mcltfath; ' State-tailed' ^he^rleW^rFfitoW the*pro!dent " ' " '--' ; 7 cr ^;^^-P°^VPt«S^% ; 3*..6;H;Y.: tjl? Championship of •; anv expan .While , Mr, TrumanJs. shoeing i in gion of,the l %ow -Deal" formed the Arkansas was: stroii'ffor- than 'fr«v. l'S"i;^LS,.'li. Jl-^J.-iir 1 .!:;??^, 10 . ., VGoVerhorvelect '' \t(!W-to-6n'S His,hiist'to carry out tyls ' pgrty;s cotnrnnrnents 'as h'e , had; 1 pledged nirriscU,-"to So in .speeches through mil 4-W'jf* 'Vil'ti.-!^ . , ' ' ' » jbuht"\0vcr ''Charles i : R'i- -Black ^ Cornirig.' .,.' , .-."•'/' :.••'..'••'"','.•' '.'.,',•;.' ; The 'story,. was ; :imuch; : tliei samlj in the.', eonsressioiial ,'racess -The best; Republican'}f gh.ti -.was '.staKea by_ D,alton potsph in'the* Third Dis- tricU But even '.ther.t Dbtsori was trailing' with; 7,444 -votes tb: 16,611 for incumbent.' J. C. 'Trimble. - ,' as.. ^V*.•"*."7 ** T ^ *f " • • >* »»t**» vvt»»iv^*^ -V 1= ~ is'as' .unbroken fronton: Cpngress -, : . Rep.;-,Brooks 'HayS:'"of- Little Rock, a'nd; Bbyd *,Ta'c.keft, ot Nashville had already; 'joined' four un- cohteste.d• congressmen, in--'going 1 to Washington. ,.- , '.'.-',. ,_M<^Tab m-ecihotTwas"/he only ,6 out 'today •follo.Wi^.&JTuesday's •ge er jil eloction/ in -Hempste'ad- County. pil:-a>-;basis .ofJSO;: o{;31-,b6xes nere. is- how Hempstead-- voted unoffici- aUy;..^.i: - : . '.-.•:...;•:,,•:. ; : .,-„ .-,,.-., Prcsfdent: 'Truman 1703: Dewey 360; Thurmond 081; Wallace 5 and ' ' - Thomas- 6. . . .. .. . Senate:- McClelland 2^04; Tucker 67. Governor: McMath 2773; 29. ' Black For Road Tax 1513;" Against Road Tax' 345. . .' • ..... Library. Tax: for 1206; Against 548. Amendment 39:. for 1501; Against ;3; - : ' - ,. -,.- . Amendment 40: for 1&60; Against 023. 1121. 1673. Act No Act 1318. Amendment 41; for 77B; • Against -,_. 1: for 1560; Against 980. ,No.' 2: fo* 1135; 'Against •Act No, 3: for 1381; Against 1031. Act No. 4; for 1239; Against 798. Experts Accused of Committing ; Importqnt! GlasRow, Nov. :4— (UP) — The Glasgow Bulletin said today in comment on the : U. S. presidential election ' that the public opinion - propne,ts had conitViittcd "Deweycide."; CIO Oil Workers Returning to Jobs Today San Francisco, Nov. 4 —....— I CIO oil workers began returning !to work today for wage increases (Offered before they struck six rna Ijor California refining companies I two months ago. Agreements hud not been i reached with all of the struck oil • compnaies but a wage pattern had i been set to end the walkout which \ caused gasoline rationing in the ' j west for a time. Production eon- i . tinned, however, and rationing end- j Jed last month. , i Shell Oi! company was first to j ;sign with the union. Then the union ! j announced peace with Standard Oil ; ;U its Kl Scasjundo plant and with | Tidewater associated at its Wat- 1 ison, San Jose, and Los Angeles pro- jductiun and harbor units. j i Quick settlements with Texaco, i j liichfiekl and Union Oil companies : ; were c-xpectcd, although Richfield land the union have nut resumed i J ne^ui i atioii^. I About lj.000 workers walked out. census' l i l nclude S alfof e th l i nLSe'wh ' S com ' :il( : t "^ it f. special census of Hope. It is important that the census. If you were liv^ here>™ n ? re , hvm » '», th ' s Place on Occtober 28. the official date of the nil out the-W ^s'S 'Kl^.l.W.'i 6 ^ ^CS,,^ Ce^lSr ™« n « M ^ the *"' My address ;on October 28 was: Apt. No. ... Name of each perspn whose usual place of abode was in this household -on Oct ''b (Enter last name first) Relationship of this person! Iq Hie head of the house-! | hold, as head, wife, son,! i cooirjcr, etc. j Sex Color ' Aye at or I Last Race 'Birthday Cut out this form and mail to: Census Supervisor, U. S. Ce<isus'Burcui.(, City Hall, Hope, Arkansas. wu«v> VA*V*V • UAH^riigy V»tV4j3V. l«t.li?pAt J££ from Jhe new cabinet probably will '+!*& b>.Secretary &£tata <Georgia , \ county . •--.., ,-.:. ". Jijst^bfeiorc;- the, -train .left, -Mrs. Trunia'n,V'-cixp'rcssed , concern oy<*r ' '" s for 'his dramatic coast to- cogst c'atripaisn . which assured him a-'Gongre^s of his own party. To' 'Cheering, fellow townsmen in Irtd.ep'endence'. '.He said he Would do - ' out. the. nation, . ,':They; included:' ; U) Repeal:'of ^ 'the Taft-Hartley , ,v_. Expansion' of-Social 'Security cbvicraBe • with ^benefits : at ; . least 50 per, ce,nt ^hignei 1 . •-. >'• -,T V ;, (?) »Ejiac.trfjent - "of a '•; national health::pjogram-; embracing . com- pUlsory, 1 'hcalth''uisUrarice: •••'•• '"' -'-'• -~le 'Of,.the controversial civil-:r^ht?. proRi-am, .the: atlvoMpy of KylUch; .cost, .'hjm':; ^btfr ''• "sotilh'^rn states^. ;:•..[ ,.'•"•:.••'";*',".'••. •''.".•'•;.•'.-''• ' \ (5) F.ax'rri'"" p'rice ' supports.' and other. ;'aghcultufal. legislation.' .•He'did, not .deal specifically 'with any .riVpasuUe' as he spoke briefly and;-pimply to f 'th'rohg 'gathered m ' the • streets outsiae 'the v^n.™., county ;coiirt toouse, but he s^id he I'will do the b'est:i can 1 'to carry out Jhtf Dcrpocratic .platJbrrh.''-' ; ; ••.: ','1 haYb : a.:Ciangress" now.';iind I f^elr v.eyy''sUr.e .jy'e . are,, going to —•»'— some-:;br6gress'in • the next , for ; ;low!-cost , 'and 1 , pripe' control rand ra- g;'authority';ap'pear ; likely to b<K-l}i'gh, ;,in•••'.Wft- sti^tc 'of to? union 'to the'' new Congress in '•' ., Mr.VTrXtipan departed for. Washington iuhder circumstances vastly different- frprn 'those/attending his entrance ilnto' the-'White House on April 12, 1045. "•-,-.•-• . Franklin ,D. Roosevelt, his leader,, was d,ead at'Warm Springs, Ga Mr. :Truman, the running mate of the •November before, was suddenly called to take the helni in the midst of war. The post war^period brought problems o£ unprecedented' 'complexity • at home*•• and abroad. • As the months progressed his troubles, and criticism, mounted Bpfore the last Democratic con- VQrjt.ion, therg were^ demaiwls., tljiji lie be : sidekacked,, claims, iji many quarters he vcould not win.. He took his case to the people— traveling 0,500 iniles in June and making '-76 speeches. He "wrested the* honiination from >a:: convention that. wa,s brought .to life , by Kit, fighting early morning acceptance speech, And he took to the road again on Labor Day for 22,000 long and weary niile-s, '273 more speeches. And the people responded with ari avalanche of votes that swept lirh- back into offipe and his party back intq 'control of .Capitol Hill. So today he is going back to the White House by-)be popular will, the. recognized "mircicle man" of American policy.' the champion of rear platfbrm campaigning, ' He. is due if) Washington'" at 10 a. /in. <CST> Friday. He will fly from there Sunday for Key West, Fla., (or an extended rest, stopping off at Wilmington, N. C., en- •oute to attend Baptist church services. Officers Worn 'No Drinking Friday Night' Chief of Police Clarence Baker Sheriff Claud Sutton and Prosecuting 'Attorney ^iiijies H. Pilkinton in ,g joiijt statement today called attention to. the provisions of law tt'hich prohibits (he drinking of intoxicating liquors of any kind in any public place or public gathering. ,The ;.$tn£wtes and ordinances against public drinking will bo strictly enforced at the Hope-Little Rock football game Friday nijjht, these officers said. '"The eyes of the whole state will be' upon Hope this week-end", the statement said. Persons attempting to drink intoxicating liquors in the stands, or tho&e who aie drunk aud disorderly, can only bring discredit to this community, aud such ucliviliejj will not be tolerated." Marshall, Secretary f , «, sire to presidential displeasure l wdth ... those who paid scant attention to 4 his campaigni : ' Mr. • Trutnati ,is said , to 'have " made no final decisions as yet on whom he will put in their places. Bull his opportunity will. "cotne sometime before inauguration day, Jan 20 It, is traditional for cabinet members, to submit their jes- Ignations prior to that date to give • the president a freer hand fn mak~, Ing his plans. i Certain to remain aboard the White Mouse ship, intimates say, arq Secretary of Labor Maurice J. Tobin and Secretary of Agriculture Charles F Brannan Both cnni» ,* palgned mightily In Mr- Truratn's ' behalf. In addition, Tobin up a good chance to become fioV- u - ernor of Massachusetts when ,/Jje 5 agreed to take over the labor post, during the darkest days ot tHe-i litlcal campaign. His sacrifice »,„ not extsected to Ro Onrewar<Je4. V'J Secretary of Treasure Jo" Snyder, an pW friend Ql the dent, Is expected to, sta; awhile at least. He and campaign,' Postmaster General v Donaldson looks good to ^.» PJ «H«- tiaj jntimates, too. A career 'man m the department, his appointment/" was seen as an indication -'that *•. (ConUhved qn Page Four)*', , GOP Shabup in Operations Indicated ^^ Philadelphia, Nov. 4 — ffl")—The chairman of the Republican national committee hinted today tbare may be (i shakeup in GOP orer-i attons as the jesult of the unexpected presidential defeat of Gov-' einor Thomas E. Dewey. ' " Rep Hugh D. Scott, Jr , VJtv ^ said he's going on a vacation ,„, moirow but "it's not going to Ije a permanent vacation He added that this was a wide* spread sentiment among the ^ nation^ Republican leaders, ,. ' "We are lull 'of "fight, vigor. 'and( dete'imtnalion," he said. '*$r$" I know we have a very successful future This defeat is In no way a moital setback to the Republican party "i ^ ^ -. Scott pointed out that the margfc' in 'popular vote was the in the last 20 years. Buf, he said, WJse -generally, „„. .,.,„,. , v ,.«, lessons may be learned frotn election. > < V ' <*U we have fallen short in jn* foiming the American people of what we stand for. then it's up to us to find., out what was the, tsouWs and to do something abouf it,'* t -, Scott said he is "giving pre'sSit coosideiation" to calling a' ijSie^ ing of the GOP national cornrnitteej' but'that He's giving party 5 lei " ''timii to catch their breath '* Declining direct cbmment on M defeat of such Republican leads; as. Brooks (111) ajid BaU (Minn., Scott suid he. hopes the Republican, sarty %vill - "continue to ^iav tiuly progressive approach " "I hope the paity gives full cognition," he said, "to " :hdt the world is one big „,,, hood an4 that wp'ie all in it t er." closest ~. we will be y$ry learn whatever Father of Hope Woman Dies Suddenly L Stiles. 72 Mrs A A Halbeit of U. >ettorday at his home in „„, Aik Funeidl teivices were , v field at Hunter's Chapel, near „.,- thage at i p m Wednesday aftes- noon r r< Red Dean of Britain in U, S. for Lecture Tour Montreal. Nov. -J ~-iUP) Hewlett Johnson, to-called •> Dean of Oanterbuiy," arrived" diipldiie today to stait a lect tout of Canada and the Urn I States The pio Russian Anglican nidii, \vhose piojccted tom _, v a stoim of contiovtrs>y, was, • i bt-foie immigiation, later to have hi^

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