Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on September 2, 1974 · Page 2
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Hope, Arkansas
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t*aj»e Two fc fAHK.) STAR Monday* September 2, 1974 Cold front sets off showers and storms The National Weather Service said (i cold front stalled across northern Arkansas today triggered showers and Ihundorshowers. The most severe activity was in the northwest and southwest sections of the state. The front was expected to drift slowly southward across the state, reaching the southeast corner by Tuesday morning. Hope Star Monday, September 2, 1974 Vol. 75—No. 274 Star of Hope 1899; Press 192? Consolidated January 18, 1929 Published every week - day evening at The Star Building, 212-214 S. Walnut St., Hope, Ark. 71801. P.O. Box 648. Telephone: Area 501; Hope 7773431. Second-class postage paid at Hope, Ark. By STAR PUBLISHING CO. Alex H. Washburn, President and Editor (In memoriam: Paul H; Jones, Managing Editor 19291972). Editorial - Dorothy Winchel City Editor Mrs. Annette Rogers Women's News Editor Food, Fashions, Society Connie H Jay w Hubbard ,, It>) Photo-Features Editor Mrs, Esther Hicks, Negro Community Advertising Mrs. Sibyl Parsons Advertising mrector Virginia Hiscott Associate Mrs. Judy Foley ; Classified Manager Circulation—C.M. Rogers, Jr. Circulation Director Mrs. Alice Kate Baker, Bookkeeper General BookKeeper — The clouds and fain kept temperatures on the mild side, with low readings Sunday in the 60s and highs in the 70s. The low reading in the state today was 62 at Fayetteville. Other lows included 63 at Harrison, 64 at Fort Smith, 66 at Pine Bluff, 68 at Jonesbofo, 69 at Memphis, 70 at Little Rock and 73 at El Dorado. The high Sunday was 86 at El Dorado. Other highs included 83 at Little Rock, 81 at Memphis, 78 at Pine Bluff, 73 at Fort Smith and Jonesboro, and 68 at Fayetteville and Harrison. Cooler temperatures were predicted for tonight, with the lows in the mid 50s to the mid 60s. The highs Tuesday were expected to be in the 70s. Experiment station report: 24 hours ending 7 a.m. Saturday, high 74, low 67, with 8.52 inches of rain; 24 hours ending 7 a.m. Sunday, high 73, low 65, with 5.37 inches of rain; 24 hours ending 7 a.m. Monday, high 85, low 67, with 1.58 inches of rain. By The Associated Press Monday Hi Lo Prc Otlk Albany Albu'que Amarillo Anchorage Asheville Atlanta Birmingham Bismarck Boise cus- Mrs. Phala Roberts Mrs. Teddy Thurman Associate Mechanical Department — D.E. Allen, Mechanical Superintendent and Head Pressman Danny Lewallcn, Pressman George Smith, Jr., Pressman Composing Room — Judy Gray Foreman Janice Miller, Mrs. Millie Shotts, Mrs. Dortha Faye Huckabee, Mrs. JoAnn Cooper. Member of the Audit Bureau of Circulations Member of the Associated Press. The Associated Press is entitled exclusively to the use for republication of all the local news printed in this newspaper, •as well as all AP news dispatches. Member of the Southern Newspaper Publishers Ass'n. and the Arkansas Press Ass'n. National advertising representatives: Arkansas Dailies, Inc., 3387 Poplar Ave., Memphis, Tenn. 38111; 960 Hartford Bldg., Dallas, Texas 75201; 400 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago, HI. 60601; 60 E. 42nd St., New York, N.Y. 10017; 1276 Penobscot Bldg., Detroit, Mich. 48226; Classen Terrace Bldg., 1411 Classen Blvd., Oklahoma City, Okla. 73106. Single Copy lOc Subscription Rates (Payable in advance) By Carrier in Hope and neighboring towns— Per Week 45c Per Calendar Month $1.95 Per Year .Office only $23.40 By mail in Hempstead, Nevada, Lafayette, Howard, Pike and Clark Counties— One Month $1.30 Three Months $3.15 Six Months $5.75 One Year $11.00 All other Mail in Arkansas One Month $1.70 Three Months $3.90 Six Months $7.10 One Year $13.00 All Other Mail Outside Arkansas One Month $1.80 Three Months, $4.75 Six Months $8.40 One Year $16.60 College Student Bargain Offer NineMontns $7.75 Charleston Charlotte Chicago Cincinnati Cleveland Denver Des Moines Detroit Duluth Fairbanks Fort Worth Green Bay Helena Honolulu Houston Ind'apolis Jacks'ville Juneau Kansas City Las Vegas Little Rock Los Angeles Louisville Marquette Memphis Miami Milwaukee Mpls-Stm P. New Orleans New York s Okla. City Omaha Orlando Philad'phia Phoenix Pittsburgh Pt'land Ore. Pt'land Me. Rapid City Reno Richmond St. Louis Salt Lake San Diego San Fran Seattle Spokane Tampa Washington 76 57 93 61 89 54 58 50 84 66 85 66 87 67 64 34 89 55 81 62 M M 70 53 89 73 89 69 65 56 76 62 71 53 66 64 76 57 39 62 56 95 77 62 39 59 34 92 75 92 78 74 60 91 68 70 45 64 50 102 80 83 70 87 67 82 67 57 34 81 69 86 80 rn rn rn 44 50 59 .46 cdy cdy cdy .10 M .01 .27 .33 .03 cdy clr cdy cdy cdy .02 rn .16 rn rn .56 rn .04 cdy .13 rn .22 rn rn cdy .03 cdy rn cdy .01 clr clr cdy rn cdy clr .49 rn clr .01 rn cdy .03 rn cdy rn .04 cdy 62 51 .02 rn 63 42 cdy 91 71 cdy 86 63 .87 cdy 88 643.39 rn 61 49 .23 rn 93 72 88 66 101 84 76 58 91 69 80 57 51 38 90 46 89 66 70 60 89 57 76 67 64 52 87 69 76 46 93 76 90 69 cdy .18 cdy clr .52 cdy clr .04 rn .69 clr clr .06 rn rn cdy cdy clr clr clr cdy cdv Musical group to perform at Pair MELL TILLIS and the Statesiders, a musical group, will star at this year's Third District Livestock Show. They will appear at 7 and at 9 p.m. Tuesday, September 24. Tickets, which are not on sale, may be purchased at the House of Music and at Citizens National Bank. Advance tickets to the show include gate admission and on-the-ground parking. These are chairs—and not bleacher seats. THIRD DISTRICT LIVESTOCK SHOW TICKET ORDER BLANK Mail to: P. O. Box E Hope, Arkansas 71801 River City Concert and Fair Queen Contest Monday, September 23; 7:30 p.m. tickets at $3.00 each $_ Mel Tillis Concert (Check preferred time) Tuesday, September 24; 7:00 p.m. 9:00 p.m. tickets at $5.00 each $_ Third District Rodeo Thursday, Friday, Saturday; 8:00 p.m. adult tickets ($2.00) $. childs' tickets ($1.00) $ Total Amount Enclosed: $_ Bank announces 4 promotions Obituaries Contract rejected LITTLE ROCK (AP) - Local members of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, who have been on strike since Aug. 17, have voted 551-100 to reject a proposed contract with the Teletype Corp. Details about the proposed contract were not released. Ray Rohlman of Little Rock, president of the local union, said Sunday night he thought voting by other locals throughout the country would be completed Monday. He did not know if the Little Rock vote was indicative of a national trend. Of the rejection in Little Rock, he said, "I really didn't know what to expect." About 1,450 local members have been participating in the strike. Goods and services cost the farmer-rancher about $55 billion annually. Some $42 billion is spent tor production of livestock and crops and $13 billion for non-farm products. CECIL R.McCORKLE Cecil R. McCorkle, 59, died Sunday in a veterans' hospital in Little Rock. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Lucille McCorkle; two sons, Wendel McCorkle and Mike McCorkle and a daughter, Sandra McCorkle, all of Hope; his stepmother, Mrs. Daisy McCorkle, Hope; three brothers, Jesse McCorkle, Hope, Tom McCorkle, Columbus and Willie McCorkle, Texarkana; two sisters, Mrs. Bryan Clark and Mrs. James Rowe, both of Hope. Funeral services will be at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday in Herndon Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Gordon Renshaw officiating. Burial will be in Memory Gardens under the direction of Herndon Funeral Home. J.W. MOODY J.W. Moody, 49, died in a local hospital. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Mary Moody; two sons, Donald Joe Moody and Ronnie Ray Moody; a daughter Linda Sue Moody; three brothers, Edward Moody, George Moody and Sammy Moody; four sisters, Mrs. F.P. McCorkle, Mrs. P.W. McCorkle, Mrs. RUey Kelly and Mrs. Willie Sharman, all of Hope. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday at the Soutnside Baptist Church with Bro. Elmer Grant officiating. Burial was in Huckabet cemetery under the direction of Herndon Funeral Home. S.M. WHITE S.M. White, 77, died Sunday at his home in Blevins. Survivors are his wife, Mrs. Essie White, Blevins; two sons, Samuel M. White and John Harold White both of Tucson, Ariz.; three daughters, Mrs. Ruby Faye Henderson and Mrs. Louise Campbell both of Tucson and Mrs. Dorothy Morrison of Tempe, Ariz.; three brothers, Homer, Howard and Horace Smith all of Tucson; five sisters, Mrs. Estelle Brooks, Tucson, Mrs. Mildred Jorden, Tempe, Mary Sue Smith, Tucson, Mrs. Beatrice Bible, Tucson and Mrs. Vernell Wilson, Prescott, Ark. Funeral services will be Tuesday at 3 p.m. in Bell's Chapel Church near Blevins. Burial will be in Marlbrook cemetery under the direction of Herndon Funeral Home. MRS. OLA J. HUDDLESTON Mrs. Ola Jacobs Huddleston of Prescott died Saturday in a Prescott hospital. She was a Methodist. Survivors are her husband, C.D. Huddleston; a daughter, Mrs. Celia Katherine Kalba of Prescott; three brothers, Buford Jacobs of Erie, Kan. and Johnny and Roberts Jacob both of DeWitt; two grandchildren and a great- grandchild. Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Essex Funeral Chapel at DeWitt. Burial will be at DeWitt Cemetery'. MRS. NORA WILKINSON Mrs. Nora Ella Wilkinson, 81, of Delight died Saturday. She was a Baptist. Survivors include three daughters, Mrs. James Starling of Delight, Mrs. Cane Gilpatrie and Mrs. Angela Lima, both of California; a brother, R.C. Johnson of Texas; six grandchildren and three-great- grandchildren. Funeral services were held at 2:30 p.m. Monday at Cornish Funeral Chapel in Prescott. Burial was at Antoine Cemetery. Seoul mayor is dismissed SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Mayor Yang Taek-shik of Seoul was dismissed today because of the attempt to assassinate President Chung Hee Park two weeks ago. Following the assassination attempt in which Park's wife was killed, some 40 officials including all members of the cabinet and the mayor submitted their resignations to assume responsibility for the assassin's penetration of the security screen around toe president. Park at first accepted only the resignation of the home minister, who was responsible for the police. But he has now fired a total of 31 officials. The pld Farmer's Almanac was written 182 years ago. Mitchell l-aGrone, president of the Citizens National Bank of Hope today announced the following promotions: Cecil J. O'Sleen was promoted to vice president and cashier; William E. Butler, Jr. to vice president; Buddy Jordan to assistant cashier; and Marie Jones to assistant cashier. Cecil O'Steen joined the staff al Citizens National Bank in March, 1962, and has since served the bank in every phase of commercial, agricultural, and consumer lending. He is a graduate of the Louisiana State University Graduate School of Banking at Baton Rouge, La. Mr. O'Steen has served the community through the Hope Lions Club, the American legion, the Board of Directors of the Hope-Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce and various youth programs. He is married to the former Bobbie Bright of Hope, has three children, and is a member of the First Baptist Church of Hope. William E. Butler, Jr. was employed by Citizens National Bank in June, 1968. In additional to commercial and consumer lending, Mr. Butler is in charge of the conversion of manual banking systems to computerization. He attended the University of Arkansas majoring in English and is presently in the second year of study at the Southern Methodist University Graduate School of Banking in Dallas. Mr. Butler is past president of the Hope- Hempslead County Chamber of Commerce. Mrs. Butler is the former Mary Ann Beaty of Hope and they have two sons. Citizens National Bank's newest loan officer is Buddy Jordan who joined the staff in July, 1973. Buddy has completed an extensive training program covering all phases of commercial banking. In additional to his general lending duties, Buddy is responsible for the BankAmericard and Master Charge department, the customer relations programs, and various specialized lending areas. A 1969 graduate of Henderson State College at Arkadelphia, he has recently completed the Arkansas Bankers' Association School of Basic and Intermediate Banking. He is serving on the Board of Directors of the Arkansas Chapter of the American Institute of Banking. His wife, Peggy is director of surgery at the Hempstead County Memorial Hospital. Marie Jones came to the Dans in January, 1953, as a teller. She worked in every area of the bookkeeping department and was named supervisor of that department in 1967. Mrs. Jones is now supervisor of all paying, receiving, and bookkeeping operations. Her husband, Blant, is associated with the Hope Livestock Commission Company and is well known in the agricultural community. They are the parents of identical twin sons, Ken and Phil, who are pursuing coaching careers in East Texas. Mr. LaGrone stated: "We are extremely fortunate to have people of this caliber, and it is pleasing to see them progress to top positions in the bank. We wish all of them continued success." Real estate developer dies at 93 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - Real estate developer Henry Fernando Buhler of Little Rock died Saturday at the age of 93. He was president of Fourche River Land Co. A former chairman of the Board of Trustees of Hendrix College, Buhler donated property in the Little Rock area worth about $3 million to the school in 1961. Hendrix named its remodeled library, which later became a science building, after Buhler. Dr. Roy B. Schilling Jr., Hendrix president, issued a statement Saturday expressing the college's "deep sense of loss" in Buhler's death. "Mr. and Mrs. Buhler's counsel, leadership and generosity have been instrumental in the noteworthy accomplishments of Hendrix and his presence will always be felt as a vital part of this college," Schilling said. Buhler, born in Stewart County, Tenn., attended Vanderbilt University at Nashville and Hendrix College. WILLIAM E. BUTLER, JR. CECIL J. O'STEEN BUDDY JORDAN Fifty silver coins go on sale Sept, 5 The Hempstead County Antique Collectors Club has announced that the final shipment of 50 silver coins has been received. They will go on sale Thursday, Sept. 5 in the lobby of the Citizens National Bank. Here are the conditions of the sale: 10 to 11:00 a.m.—Persons who were in line when the first 50 ran out will be permitted to purchase their coin- face down so numbers will not be showing. The price is $20. and only cash will be accepted—no checks. If a person whose name is on the list is unable to attend in person, a written proxy will be accepted. If any person on the list fails to claim coin by 11 a.m., it will go into the general sale the second hour. 11 a-m. till aU coins are sold—Persons who desire coins, but who did not get in the original line on July loth, may purchase their co«.s under the same condition—$20 cash only—numbers down. That date again, Thursday, Sept. 5—Citizens National Bank—previous registrants—10 to 11a.m.; open sale— 11:00 a.m. till all sold. These are the last silver coins. No more will be minted. I

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