The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on April 10, 1951 · Page 2
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PACK 1WO BI.YTHEVTU.K, (ARK.) COURIER NEWS Today: Mr. Truman't Six Ytan — TUESDAY, APim, 1», if Truman Becomes a Remote Man <W/io Fails to Tell People of Plans By JAMKS MAKLOW + WASHINGTON. April 10. (AI>) President Truman will have been in, the White House six years on Thursday, April 12. They have been tremendous .years, as tough jus any President ever faced. How he.s he mftde out? ThU can only hit Aome high spot-i, When he succeeded President Roosevelt, the war was still on jn Europe and Asia, He led the country to peace in holh places and then into the reconvnrsirm to peace mnd the greatest prosperity the country ever had. New he Is leading (he cotmttv back Into a period of preparedness for war. When ho pnl-erod the White House six years ago he had (treat popular support. Now the polls s&y his popularity hsw shp- eci away down. It is nnt the fir.sl lime his pop ularity slipped. It hit a. low hack in 1946 elections when the Republicans won control of Consrcfs for the first time since 103?. Truman Surged Bark He surged back, when almost no one thought he had a chance, to a stunning victory in the presidential f elections of 1948 re may come out of his present slump. It would he a sturdy prcphct who* would pro did otherwise. But while Mr. Truman -sat hi the White Bouse and the country grew fat and rich after the war, Communism spread like a Maine In other) parts of the. world. During the war about 190,00?,0i>f> were under Communism in Russia. Now the number is about 135.000.000 counting China, the satellites 'and part of Korea. And nt this moment Urn country and it.s Western Allies are srriding for what may be World War HI with the Communist Allies. Whether Mr. Truman, short nf war, ooiiid ha vet prevented (he Rpresd of Communism anywhere that'lt has taken over is. of course. SPARKLERS BY THE GOB-Seaman Leo Pickord of St. Louis Mo whistles over ll, c Sl.500,000 Slur o( the Knsl diamond worn hy Martha Pemlln_ The fabulous. 100 (tilrat R em. parl of a collection owned by New York jeweler Harry Winston, is now on display in Snn Francisco. lantic Pact, that league of Western I "Where Is the leadership?" nntloiu which linre banded togcth-j And any control he had over Congress, even with hi.s own Democrats back in the majority now, has been bartly .shattered. His programs are uelng given the go-slow the subject of much debate, partic- [ the Senate lust er and pledged themselves to go to war if ccmmunLsm allacks. In this he bad the backing of the country, .since Oie Senate approved the pact nnd only last week ap- pro vetl putting six American division. 1 ; into Ihe Atlantic Pact's International army, (But he suffered ulfrly when China Is Involved. wanted him rebuff Irotn when it .said to get COURT PAS' But it may be A nentury before.] okay bnforn he rmitmlta any more the historians, with the benefit of] American troops to Europe.) records and the perspective of 100 i • . J ,.. yeiir*. can attempt to say with any! Rllsh " 1 ' roops to Korea authority that Mr. Truman could j He pushed the new American have changed the picture, short of war. Sp»rke4 Marshall Plan Certainly he sparked the Marshall Plan which is nredited In large part with not only stopping the spread of Communism to •Western Europe but even pushing it Into retreat there. --And under his leadership—by go- Inf to" the help of Greece and Tur' atop communism there—this broadened Its ancient Mon. -.j Doctrtn* (protecting only the ^ Western Hemisphere! nnd entered (he role of world champion. role of world chniiuriou into Asia, too, when lie ru.shcd American troops it\to Korea to stop communism there. Thnt has been a seesaw fiRht, with the outcome slIU uncertain, and over much confusion now about our goal there. At home, nftnr delaying, he got the country started on a Rrcat defense program. That hasn't been ftII smooth sailing by a long shot and he's still trying lo Hurt a way to make it clock. Still, as the years pa.^s, Mr. Truman seems more remote from the people. His tnlks to the nation have treatment. His critics buttered him, Mr. Truman expanded thai role 1 become fewer and fewer until the i itary "personnVT by, leading the country into Mie Ai- /jucMion i.s raised in-ninny places: | It" was passed hy and he seems strangely silent, except for brief statements at a news conference now and then. He has shown tio signs of meeting his harshest, critics hond-on, hy curry- Ins his case to the people to win wide popular support for his plans. House Considers Housing Proposal WASHINGTON. April 10. M»>—A defense housing bill, sawed about in half since ttr.st presented to Con- src.w, zipped through the Senate yesterday with overwhelming approval from Democrats and Republicans alike. Now it's up to House members to decide what to do about It. They earlier turned their backs on * S3.000.000.0CO bill asked by (he administration, voting to return U to the committee for further study. 'Hie aim U to KlJniuJnte building of homes for defense worker* and mil- voice vote. Less Fat and Salt In Diet Helps Halt Heart Disease Doctor* Offer Tipj To Keep Away Trouble With Coronary Artery H)- Al.TUN I.. HI,AKKKI,KK AS5oel»leil Prfim Scknrf H'rllrr ST. LOOtS, April 10. Wj—To help yourself prevent heart disease eat less fat and less salt, Those are two of the main medical tips on eating for a healthy heart. They were described today at the American college of physicians' annual meeting hy Dr. Thomas M, Durnnl, professor of clinical medicine, Temple University School of Medicine. Many Americans arc digging Iheir grave* with their teeth, hy »-hat they eat or don't eat, he said. Pour olher heart diet lips- Oet plenty of vitamins and mineral*. You need (he vitamins especially to help burn the carbohydrates, starches and .sugars you eat, Oet enough protein, meal, fish nnd milk, lor j-our heart is a muscle, made of protein. Oet enough Iron, vitamins and protein to avoid anemia. The heart ha s to work harder If blood lacks red rells and isn't carrying its normal load of o.xygcn. Avoid overweight. Fatness adds extra miles of blood vessels and puls a strain on the heart. Excessive salt nnd fat tend to )><• harmful for many people. Inviting Iwo kinds of hca.it trouble. Dr. Dn- rant said if people Used less salt and fat "It would delay the appearance of these diseases" and thej might beat the fat-caused heart dls" ease so well that they could live nor m.ii life spans. Too much fat is blamed for cans ing coronary heart disease, by i hardening or narrowing of the coro tiary artery thnt brings blood lo the heart. The fat forms deposits o the Inner walls of the artery. Since 1010. Americans have bee. eating more fat in proportion lo starches and sugars. Coronary heart disease has increased, but (here are many reasons besides fatly foods for this increase. in diet were cut during the war. But in other countries, where fats deaths from coronary disease dropped considerably. And people like \f. Chinese who Ret practically no "it have practically no coronary lisease. UNDER 12 FLAGS—This striking new portrait of Gen. Dv/ight 1). Kisenhowcr was made as he formally activated (he iVorth Atlantic Treaty Oif!nni/alion's Supreme Ile.idrniEirters in Paris. Before liiin is a tray containing miniature Hags of the 12 nations he is serving. U'holo by iN'EA-Acme Start I'hotograplicr Max Winter.) Sanuel Rosoff, Famed Digger Of Tunnels, Canals, Is Dead <- -4* I I-i inen Only $27995 Here's the value of the year! Brniul new 17-inch General Electric at a roc.k- bottom price! You get big- as-life, real-as-Hfe pictures! Simple tuninR. Genuine wood cabinet in cordoynn 'finish. You have lo see it to believe it! Come in today! BALTIMORE, April 10. (A!>) — Samicl . R. Rosolt. 'i'lio carved out 1 a fabulous career as a (lisser of ; sulra-ays, owner of railroads and j builder of luntiels and canals in ! many countries, lilod last, night in: Johns Hcpkins Hospital. He was 68. j A resident, of New York.'lie en-I tercil John.s Hopkins April 1. He ! failed to rally Irom an opcrnlinnl Saturilny for what a linspilal spokesman termed a "chronic intestinal condition." One of Rosotr.s boasts was that he never wont to school a day in his life. But he made nm! lost several fortunes—and was rich when he rlied, allhougli he said it »%i. (nil to make money, not to keep it. Etasoff loU hi.s native Ru.ssia a a youth after hi.s lather died. H worked his way to England on . cattle hoat. He arrived in the United State in the early 1000's and since thi had: worked as a candy and newspaper butcher on trains; Marie some money raising a .sunken vessel in the Gull ot St. Lawrence then lost it all on R flyer in Irish potatoes. (ial! anil Xntes Using what one biographer call- d "gall and promissory notes," urncd a $200,000 prolil by buying tp scrap nlone from quarries nnd clllnx it for use In Cape Cod Canal reakwaters. Butll what k believed to have been more miles, of subway than any other man. Constructed roads, canals, aqueducts and water tunnels in many countries. Turned down a Russian offer of J200.000.000 to build subways and a water system In Moscow. Scrapped a 41-mile railroad he owned (the Delware and Northern) for metal for World War II guns. Invested millions In such tilings excursion boat lines, lumber mills, railroads, breweries, racing stables and Broadway shows. "I haven't, got any education." he once said, "What I tcot is what it takes to make guys with an education do the job I want done." Wild Potato Origin Still I* a Mystery VANCOUVER, (/!')—Indians in lh» British Columbia Interior harvest « wild potato small and slender, and sometimes called lady llnger.v Th« flesh is yellow and the flavor resembles the sweet potato. VV. A, Faulkner of I.ytion .iayt that apparently centuries ago natives of Chile and Peru Journeyed northward in their canoes to what is now British Columbia. They brought their native loods and vegetables and Introduced them to Indian tribes. However. Dr. V. C. Brink of 6h« University of British Columbia says he believes the potatoes were Introduced about 1850-60 by Scandinavian trappers and miners. Read Courier News Classified Ads. On February 5. 1951, China'! "Year of the Tiger" ended and the "Year of the Rabbit" began, Sensational New HYPERCIN Stops Acid Pain of Diagnosed STOMACH ULCERS Ask Your Doctor about the BENEFITS of HYPERCIN No Faster-Working Saft P»In Retl*l Known. Also for Acid Indigesttan, Gas, After-Eating Distrust. 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