The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on October 21, 1944 · Page 3
Get access to this page with a Free Trial
Click to view larger version

The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 3

Publication:
Location:
Blytheville, Arkansas
Issue Date:
Saturday, October 21, 1944
Page:
Page 3
Cancel
Start Free Trial

Page 3 article text (OCR)

SATURDAt, OCTOBER 21, Driving Course Will End Sunday Cross Country Trip Will Test Ability Of BAAF Studonl-s Sundny will be the date for the climax of a special course in driving for BAAF's Section K men. The course, carried out under tlie direct supervision of Li, Col. Harry K. Mc"•'Iro. Deputy for Administration i Services, includes all essential BIATHEVILLE (AKK.) COUKIEn NEWS Lnxora Society—Personal HHIDOK LUNCHEON ,\T HOTIilj N'Olil.K Mrs. John Pord, Mrs. Chester Dnnehowcr, Mrs. A. D. Rozellc, and Mrs. John Franklin Bowcn, ot Osceola, entertained 20 quests at n bridge luncheon at trie Hotel Noble Wednesday. Tlic guc.sls were seated at one long table, In the main dining room, decorated with centerpieces HIGHLIGHTS FROM LATEST BOOKS of Restoration Period Destined to Cause Commotion covered a period of three weeks nnd consisted of 20 hours of instruction. Tlie final test of the course will ue 11 cross country trip over roads picked to give special problems In driving. Each student will be accompanied by an experienced driver and Ihe exercise will also be under the supervision of Colonel McGuirc, who will accompany the convoy. All men in Section F who, at the start o[ tlie course were drivers, and those who were potentially qualified for drivers' dnlies, were eligible for the course. The fundamental purpose of the instruction is lo train men in driving and preventive maintenance of equipment, which diminishes the need lor ufirage. repairs. Tlie instruction, broken down into a series of lectures, training films, and training aids such as vehicles, In (he Colonial room for the gnmes. < Out-oMown guests were Mrs. Maxine Smith Crawford, of while- horse, Alaska, Mrs. T. Tyler, of Wildwood, N. J., Mrs. Louis George, of Osceola. High score prize wns awarded to Mrs. Craivford. pastel shaded crystal nsh trays; Mrs. S. J. Smllh, .•second hlirh, a crystal perfume bottle and cut, to Mrs. R. c. Langston, a double deck of cards. parts, tires, etc., was given by a selected staff of instructors. Each one of the ten subjects of instruction is conducted by a highly qualified officer and noncommissioned officer assistant. Map reading, not ordinarily con- "Forever Amber", by Kathleen Winsor (Macmlllmi: $3.50) Is a title vhich will be whispered, shouted, md hissed tlie breadth ol (lie land, I'hercver the book is sold. There are i number of cities in width it will lot be sold, for "Forever Amber," ilready reported to be frowned \on "f the Hays office, would bring a blush (o tlie cheek of a statue of "'nil himself, it will bore some read- i rs, but probably not many with ts constant repetition of blush- vorlhy scenes, hundreds of panes of Amber St. clnre Is the Illesitl- latp and sensuously beautiful -laughter of Mid-Seventeenth Ceu- manner. BKtDGr ci.un Mrs. R. J. Gilllspic. Mrs. Chester Dancliowcr. and Mrs. Maxine Crawford, were guests playing bridge with the members of the semimonthly bridge club at the home of Mrs. Elizabeth Williams Siliman Thursday afternoon. Mrs. Siliman served a salad plato and lea after awarding the high score club prize to Mrs. Grover C. Driver, consolation, Mrs. Danehower, and guest prize, Mrs. 11. J. Gil- lisnie, sr. Lieut, and Mrs. Dean McClurkin sidcrcd in such courses, war, empha- arrived Sunday afternoon at the sized by lectures on the essentials home of Mrs. McClurkin's parents, nnd by application in the field prob- Mr. and Mrs. C. P. Powell, where lem to lie conducted Sunday. she will be their house guest fo'i Upon completion of the instruc- t!l e next four weeks while Ueuten- tion. those men showing requisite an ' McClurkiu is stationed in Pen- nbillty will be given opportunity to "'- " " take qualification drivers' tests. •armers Favor World Security Participation WASHINGTON.—Thre c out of four American farmers would like to see the United Stales take part in the world security organization, according to a Department of Agriculture survey. A 28 state poll conducted by tlie department also shows that almost every farmer expects an eventual depression, but doesn't look for one immediately after the war ends. Here are some more statistics compiled by (he department's' experts. A majority of the farmers are said to want a government price control and support for at least two years after the war. and more than 50 per cent think that veterans who were farm-experienced before they' enlisted ' "will be' able to return io their home communities to make a living, money." "if not much Tony Janiro Decisions Bucco In Eight Rounds ) By United VITSS The Youngstown, Ohio, boxer, Tony Janiro, cleverly oulboxcd Sant Bucca of Philadelphia in rach of their eight rounds to feature the Friday night card at. St. Nick's aro,,,< i.. New York City. The victory was Janho's 25th in 26 appearance. 1 ;. He lost his only contest to Ai Gnido in Madison Square Garden last week. In last night's bout tlie winner had Bucca in trouble- .several limes with sledgehammer blows to the chin but llic Quaker City boxer displayed good generalship and weathered the .storm. A crowd of 2,843 saw tiic fight mid hcnrcl the decision go to Janiro by unanimous vote. ;acola, Pla., for the next five weeks taking advanced training as in slructor in the Naval Air Corps Mrs. McClurkin will then go to Pensncoltt. «n ( l it's 072 pages long. • • • 'Losl in The Horse Latitudes." by 11, Allen Sinllh (Doubli-day, Doran: $2.00) carries on tile mad- Imppy tradition of "Life In n Putty Knife Factory" In noble style. Mr. Smith, who has perhaps Ih'e finest follellon of (he Incongruous extnnl, displays tlie Hollywood section of Screwballiana in his newest book, 'the film capital, when; he wont (somewhat suspicious of the whole scl-iml lo write for (he movies, provided him wllh rare new speci- mens-anecdolcs and observations In the irresistible Smith f6lind. The one nboul Mr. IMrw, for Instance, He Uliv n (he W |f e ,,f „ hotel concierge in Fin-Is a tluy lur- llc. She lavished every core cm II. He smells- MibslHmYtl n larger one, and she was lU'llghtcd (« see her pel thrive, n,. repealed the process, until she hud a tin lie "us large as u Mat-back hog." She was overcome with prtde. But (hen camo the reversal. The lurtlo shrunk, day by day, back lo its ordinal si/e. And (lip poor lady almost wasted uway with II. That's only n sample. Smith Is 11 sure-tire cure for (he. blues. « » • ''The Road Is IMnrc Us," t>y Agnes Uonlton (Upplucoll: $'2.5o') IS'ttie story of an elderly couple, n young man. and a colored girl, whose automobile trl|> from Pltls- biii-ph to St. Petersburg, Mmldn. is used us a device by which to bring out (lii'lr separate stories, Kdlirln, the reporter, hud tin tm- nnlurally seirtinienlul affection for tiry English noble-folk, who was Here are some of the characters, ilaced in the care of n country a.s listed by (he author: Japanese Agree For Mercy Ship To Take Supplies WASHINGTON, Oct. 21 (UP)— Undersecretary of State Slettinius says the Japanese have agreed lo send a ship to Siberia soon to get relief supplies for American prisoners, provided Russia guarantees safe conduct of tlie vessel. If the arrangements are completed, it will end a two-year effort by this government (o get relief supplies to American prisoners in Japanese bands. The Japanese vessel would pick up the supplies at Nakhodka, a Siberian port east of Vladivostok. About 1500 tons of standard food packages, medicine ana clothing were sent to Vladivostok last year by the American Red Cross in anticipation that a plan for their distribution to American prisoners could be worked out. The 1500 Ions is about one month's supply. Yarhro Club To Meet The teachers of Yarbro School will be hostesses to members of the Yarbro- Home Demonstration Club Tuesday at 2 o'clock, it was announced loday. faintly. In famiiiar pattern, she ncels dashing Lord Carlton, runs off (o London with him, soon finds lerself with clilld la phrase which works owi-tlmc throughout the novel.) carltou. a privateer, goes ibotit his business, leaving Amber funds and the warning (hat London Is a big, bad c-ity. It Is that. Vice and crime in every degree is the nrceplrd tiling, the former be.- itig in high vogue In the court of Charles II, who is restored to the throne c arly In (he book. Amber, quick (o adopt a fiid, consults an astrologer, who predicts that she'll have a multiplicity of husbands, children, and lovers. The balance of tlie book is devoted lo bringing the augury true. But credit must be given to the results of Miss Winsor's long and arduous research. She read some 400 volumes on the Restoration period, and has conslniclccl what Is probably an ni:_ thentic background. Costumes, interior decoration, social customs, court intrigue and the political complexities or the middle 1000's arc painstakingly set down. The Plague, which took lives at the rate of 10,000 a week, provides realistic horror which completely outsha- dows that of a later catastrophe, (he London Fire. Amber, who climbs the ladder to the King's bedchamber on successive rungs of physical conquests, schemes and double-crosses on a par with the best of Charles ll's unlovable courtiers. It is His Majesty, by the way, in whom Kathleen Wimor comes closest to giving her characters a breath of life. Most of them are cardboard cutouts, and 90.44 per cent are impure. H may be that practically all Londoners of the Restoration period were rakes or bawds. Tin. author read the 400 books on the subject, and ought to know. But her picture, accurate though it may be, is nn ugly one and the occasional references to Virginia, In the then-New World, are like a breath of fresh air in a charnel house. "Forever Amber," which will receive condemnation as well as praise, is, even its sterner critics will concede, an accomplishment. Something 'is forever happening, Try onr "Own Marie" i5E CREAM Ole Hickory ton ft.B, Hljb Railroad Seeks to Stop Its Passenger Service LITTLE ROCK. Oct. 21. (UP) — The Arkansas Corporation Comnds- (£bn has sel Oct. 31 as Ihe date for •Hearing on an application by tlie Missouri and Arkansas Railway Company for permission to discontinue passenger service between Helena and Ncosho. Mo. The rail system filed its application with the commission Friday. In Ihe application, M. and A President L. A. Walkins says the 395-mile road has been operating passenger service at a substantial loss for more than three years. And he says the road cannot stand the financial strain too long without jeopardizing it as n common carrier of freight. Walking says an application Is pending before Ihe Missouri Public Service Commission asking authority to abandon passenger service between Scligman and Neosho, Mo. FOR SALE —Soybean Bags— —Seed Oafs, Wheat, Barfey—Spear Feeds— Blytheville Soybean Corp. «n«%M«ivi.i> ' 1800 W. Main Phone 856 Slayer of News Vendor Sentenced To J8 Years LITTLE ROCK. Oct. 21. (UP) — Pulaski Circuit Jungc Cius Full: has sentenced Lloyd c. Simpson of Ozone, Johnson County, to 18 years In prison for the slaying of a' Little Rock newspaper vendor July 17. Simpson was sentenced by Judge ftt.lk after he entered tv pica of guilty to charges of clubbing 60- year-old George Cogbih to death under North Little Rock's Main Street bridge. Simpson alleged that he killed Cogbill in self defense. ELECTRICAL SUPPLIES- GIN AND MILL SUPPLIES AT PRESENT our stocks of repair parts are aa complete as during pre-war limes! Put you r plants in shape for Fall NOW. WE GIVE SERVICE—call us day, night or Sunday. * Belting * Steam Packing * AM Size Pipe * Belt Lace * Pipe Fittings * Crane Valves * Gin Saw Files and Cummers Hubbard Hardware Co. Servtnj BljthcvUtc 25 BODY & FENDER REPAIR WORK Also Auto Upholstery Hepair Our foreman Roberl "Trigger" Walton has had years of experience in these lines. Modern equipment Insures satisfactory ivork. Shop Located In Rear of Martin's Cafe 114 W. Main—Phone 5S5 Abraham Lincoln, a book tl! - vievvcr. Ulysses S. Grant, a joker; also a statue. Osslp Moran, an unborn os- Irich. Joan l'\m|alne, a Inp-loanor. While Eagle, a lart'e bird, Hubert llencliley, a supiwrt for a derby hat. Waldo Pierre, a lurllc fancier. George, a polled i<opyn>«ili>r. Tlie list, yoes on, and KO do the •urns, with never a dull one lo be hendcd south in search of lh« husband. II Is n munliunl, for he holds (hi! man responsible lor her dciilh. Old Mr. iinwl, and his pen- ny-pliielilni; wife, who i;r<mns nl the |u-os[n'el «( |ia.viim more thnn fifly cents for n ro:i<(.sii!e monl. lire makliii; their anminl pilKiimiiKO to Florida. Dentil Immits iiawl. who finds himself livlnc in his boyhood, nurt hi Ihe memories of his soldier forebears, and his meandi'i'hins come to n iriiMle c-llmnx. rtddlc llrown faces n crisis of her own. Desplie the iiulbor's ivt'iiknrxii for (he wayside- siimlmard- Ihls. i.s- Amc'iica .sort of mont.-ijii', .she achieves dramatic offect In the ilinlts nnd iiroMenis of j| t ,|- PAGE THRKJfi southbound foursome. * » * SUSI-HI'S "The Universe Around us," by Sir Jmnes Jemis (Maemllliin: $'J,15). Kxpaiidcd nnd icwiillcn edition o! Ihe scientist's greatest book, In which he brings (lie <\\|>iin.v> of HIP universe down lo niirih. "Jumper," by Nicholas Kulnsh- nlkoff IScrlbni'r's: $a.SO). Appealing story of a Siberian horse, who foiiu-s to know about ivnr. llluslriil- 'd by Edward Slienton. For younncr "Quoth HID liaven," by Dimo Hshev (Crime Club: $2.00). Sinn Tree, New York Cll.v grocer, nets Involved with hundred dollar bills, me Bi-uy. man, and a deiilli imp hi 11 kliehen clipboard, » » + "Of Smiling Peace," by Slefun Heym (l.illle, llrnwn: $i.ft«). An American Int«lll(tciu-o ntllo-r lix-ks horn will) a German slatf oltkri nnd a fVeneh coltaljorator, l ; 'nsl- war drama wi'ltlen by u uls mollicr to keep htm out of Ihe iirnii'd forces. The complaint chiirg- ed (hut ix<vy nitrced not lo record (he deeds mid promised only Ui show Ihi'in to his drnit Ixmid us evl- deuce (hat Mrs. Ixn'y was depeudeiH cm lilni, Tho complaint further churned tlmt jjevy recorded Hie li'cds nnd refused U) nlve his inolh- •r llti! Income from (he properly Tlie chancery ruled that the deeds were obtained by "undue inllnence, false nnd - • • - tlun," for/c Man Socks Title To Property Of Mother I.MTI.M HOCK, Oft. 21. (UI'>- Gllberl Ix!V.v nf Karle hits asked (ho Arkiuisiis Hnpreme cowl to ,se| iisldi! a Ci-tllo.nden Chancery decree cniieellliiK his litlc (o properly in Uarle and Cross counties which m%- limlly bt'lonsed to Ids mother (\\ v lido Mrs. Tcnn Levy. O, Mrycrc, represendnn the e.s- liile, hud sued fur (he. tides, rlidin- IIIB Hint Levy received (hem Iroin , fraudulent representa- 1" 'Hie Chiiiirrry Cimrl For Tho Oldfliusiiwlu Dislrlcl, Sllsslssliiiil <'<iiiu(y, AiK:iiisiis Winnie Calwell, Plidnllfl vs. No. 8810 Wllllniii G'alwcll, Ocfendiint. WAKNINd OKDI'.lt Tlio defendunt, William Cidwell, Is wurned to npiienr In tlie. Chancery Court for the Clili-knsawba IDIstrlcl Mlsslssliipl CMunly, Arkansas within 30 days and answer the complaint of (he plaintiff. Witness my hand as Clerk of suld mini and Ihe seal Ihcrcof on llils thu Uth day of October, 10LI. 1IAKVKY MORUIS, Clerk lly Doris Muir, 1). C. WAHNlNd I" the Chanm-y Cinirl, Chlrliusawlw Dislrlcl, Mississippi Cininly, ,\r- liiinsas. Harmon lialley, 1'laluillf, vs. No. U1I27 Opnl lliillcy, IDcfemlanl, Tlie defendant, Opal llnllry, Is hereby wurned lo appcur within (hilly dayn In the couil nnmcd In Ihc caption hereof and answer thu Wtillcy. orlho"piafnilH, Harmon Ihls 14 day of October^ 1844. HARVEV MOHRIS, Clerk Hy Doris Mulr, D. C. Percy A. Wright, Atty. for Plf, Claude P. Cooper, Atty. ad Literri 10|14-21-28-U|4 WARNING OHKKR In the Cluinccry Court, Chlckasawba District, Mississippi County, Ar- Unnsas. Robert Danz, I'lntntlff, vs, No, 8772 Mtn Dam, Defendant. Thu defendant, Llla Dan-is, is hereby warned to appear within thirty days In the court named in the amtlon hereof and answer the com- pliilnt of the plaintiff, Robert Danz. Dated this M day of October/1944 1IAHVEY MORRIS, Clerk Hy Doris Mulr, D. C. Percy A. Wright, Atty. for Plf. Clatldu F. Cooper, Ally, for Deft. 10114-21-28-1114 WAKNING OKOKIt In Hie (,'<ianc«ry Court, CJilckasawba District, Sllsslsslpid County, Ar- ({I'ltts'.'t.v. Woodrow Ray, PlalnlllT, vs, No. 8820 Margie. Ray, Uercndnnt. The dcfeiiddnt, Margie Ray, Is hereby warned lo appear within llilrly duy.s In tlie court, named In Hie caption hereof and answer the compliilnt of llio plaintiff, Wooci- row Rny. Dated tills 13 day of October, 10-H HARVEY MORRIS, Clerk Hy Doris Mulr, D. O. Percy A. Wright, Atty. for I'ltt. Cliindo K Cooper, Ally, nd Lltcin 101H-21-28-ll|4 Judge Frierson Elected LITTLE HOCK. Oct. 21. (UP) — Judge C. D. Krlcrsoii of Jonesboro lias been elected chairman of the Bar Rules Committee of the Arkansas Supreme Court. Jud?e Friersou was elected Friday at the first regular meeting of ;ho committee since (he resignation ot Chairman Ernest Ncill of Batesville several months ago. The committee is composed of one member appoiiiled from each of the spv- pn congressional dish-ids. COTTONSEED BAGS and SOYBEAN BAGS See Us Before You Buy! J. L. TERRELL Office II1 S. Bdy. Phone 2631 If you've a an that's American... a to your future... you'll get on your shoulders... \Z*^ ^~*-~-±ZZj as many of these as you possibly can! War Bonds-to have and to hold! This space i§ a contribution to America's all-out war effort by Arkansas Grocer Co. L. K. Ashcraft Co. Joe Atkin* Machine Shop L. H. Autry, Burdette A. S. Barboro & Co. Barksdale Mfg. Co. Blytheville Water Co. Th e Crafton Co. Delta Implement!, Inc. Loy Eich Chentlet C«. Gay & Billings, Inc. Guard's Jewelry & Optical Store Halter's Quality Shoe Shop Happy Hour Grocery & Mkt. Hardaway Appliince C*. Herrick'j Jeweh7 Hubbard Furniture Cn. HuddfcUon & C». ' •' ' Jiedel'i Langston-Wrotea C». Charle* S. Lemonj Planters Hardware Co., Inc. The New York SUre Pat O'Brytnt Palace Cafe J. C. Penney C». Phillips Motor Co. Robinson FJruf Co. '] ^ I. Rosenthal, Inc. ' ' ! ] Tom W. J«ck*o : , - ; Rustic Inn A. G. Sbibley Wholesale Grocw C. G. Smith j ( Floy(iA.WhHe , ' ' r !] Zcllner'j Slipper Shop .'' ''

Get full access with a Free Trial

Start Free Trial

What members have found on this page