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WK 1 ~ k "i_ir_iL 1 ^ii-. MOM IfAt, MOM, ARRANIAI Monday, ApH! 4,195S c" *•**«•' . ion Is '•:• er Reds 11 MARLOW , Pftil Aftfetytt sir MT.T"** 1 * of t rie* -of the t>asl few the, Red Chinese would, 16 'the l*df-» ._it by mld'April — must l|iljot ot newspaper Jwt only.«pp««red to othtr but in~neJ<- .1t first, broke, could doing the talking be both eases the men do* high official Separately, did their rfMhe-jrecord dinners ert. Both spokes with ••landing they would • not news stories. Went applied only to at the dinners. Oth» • there were free,"If th'ey ind out after the first s to- eared, to identify the din- alters'. That has happened , Washington. It happened Carney, chief of 1? 'operations, spoke at the ' dinner- Thursday night and vere- printed Saturday. '• : 'C.-HBgerly, President El* f i*"^rti|ss secretary, jhas ned by* the NeW York Popt e-;New York Daily New* a .4 li " -did the talking at the er., Monday night. * ing out of the Cartier! said the government i Red -China would begin gn p to- capture the Matsu by the middle Annual Lion* • room Sal* ftUrtt today , The annual Lions broom sale will get underway at 6:30 p. tn. Monday April 4. The Mle Will be continued through the week and will touch every com* nunity irt tht county, but it is the d£«ire ot the club to Wind up the dale in Prescott Monday night, if mssible, and committeemen will >egin calling promptly at 6:30 p. m. The week of April 4 is designated Also by Mayor Bill Ward as Cleanup: Week and all garbage will be licked up Wednesday, Thursday arid Friday. The money received by the Lions !lub .through the sale of the brooms |bei entirely for sight conservation. School children of Nevada County, whose parents are not able to sup).}y, 'glasses for them are furnished hese glasses free.of charge by the jions chib, and' in addition a certain amount of the money is sent to the Blind Center in Little Rock to ielp-maintain the program of educating blind adults for their life's "'' "" 'from the second- dinner, jrTUesday, said Eisenhow Cdid not belieye ..Red s> prepared to start any ' 'ng in the Formosa?} ,-V , weeks!* Immediately s- threw down the~,C«r- ??i* off-the-record dinners a-kind of Washington among a-"limited-num cwsmen who invite public Lto;TdlHe *„ wltti ^theni anc rr iout--fear of .being -.quotec njlfer."'*? 0 'closely identified. 1 the Tru- iURRY'S lite Control Co. • BONDED INSURED GUARANTEED les 7-2822 on 7-3791 HEATER •ADQUARTERS ffft Day & Night Rheem \t Crone General SB,-! Three - Five • Ten Warranty RYW. SHIVER iW«i • Heating . Phont 7-8111 PRESCOTT NEWS buriii Pfencott Kiwanl* Club Met on •Thursday eVeninj at the Broadway Hotel for the weekly meeting. President Jack Robey presided afid introduced Guy Dunn of El- Dot-atfd, Kiwanis Lieutenant Governor ttt (District 14, who spoke on the orlrttf the club. Oth& guests included Rev. Wll- ion fti Keenan of lt»sca, Texas, V. Alfred DeBlack of Hot Springs ftftd ReV. W. O, 'Golden of Prtscotl, family in Magnolia. ' 'if tor. and Mrs. J. B. Hesterly returned Friday from Savannah, Ga., where Dr. Hesterly attended the meeting of American Railroad Burgeons, (Mr. and Mra. S. O. Logan had 89 their guests Wednesday Dr. and Mrs. Frank Weber of (La Grange, 111. Owen Duke of Dallas, Texas visited fils .mother, Mrs. J. M. Duke and other relatives Wednesday. Mr. and Mrs. Allen Gee, Mrs. J. J. Pederson and son, David Allen, motored to Hot Springs Thursday for the day. Mrs. Fannie Newth has returned from several weeks stay in Texar- cana where she was the guest of ler daughter Mrs. Howard Lusby and family. The brooms which are sold by the LJons club are made by the blind and, is a means of giving employment to blind people. The brooms arrived Monday and are stored at the Stewart Furniture Store. Anyone wishing a broom be fore the sale starts Monday can purchase them at Stewart Furniture Store. . " "... '.. The HLJons club wishes to thank the people of Nevada County for the wonderful cooperation in past broom sales and hope that enough people need 'brooms 'this year to Assist them in meeting the demands for -glasses Jin Nevada County for the'coming year. .••>•• . Mrs. Jesse Crow spent a part of last-week in (Little Hock as the f *st of her aunt; Mrs, Mattie Harris. , . ";.:•" .. ". , ' Mrs. Robert (Maxwell of Tcxar- kana spent;several days last week With Mrs. W. O. Hays and Mr. and Mrs. Bob Arnette. Mrs. Bobbie Duke, Reed and Judy and Mrs. William Johnson of Mai vern were the guests Wednesday of Mr. and Mrs. -Roger Smith and man administration too. Sometimes the speakers are mentioned behind the mask of an "authoritative source" or a "high ly placed government official" or a "high military authority." Sometimes, the writer- leaves all tha out-and says what he says on his own. -- •••• ;•-:;••'•- 1 TW^Sffi^'l&SMiB; h# d " with : thfe idea that, in this way newsmen can' get Out (o t the public infor matlon Wn'ich"'government' officials would "not 'provide if the origin of it' could be traced directly back to them, That's the theory. Whether the net effect is ,good or bad; is de batable. ^' ,.r ••;••.'.; - /" •< . T|he newsmen attending ' these dinners, "are giving ,an official a blank check to-say what he pleases without fear of being held respon •sible, unless later identified, for what he wants to put across. And what he wants to put across rnay sometimes be, . without the newsmen realizing. it, a persona or special point of viewi Or h<- may want to grind an ax for the administration in office. In short, newsmen can be used to funne put "planted" stories. And when flat statements are made by the reporter, writing a news Story -r- without identifying the individual who gave the information — t6e''newspaper reader is left in the position of being tolc something whose worth he can't evaluate. HOPE-ARK. APRIL 8-9th * COLISEUM * • IRONC RIDING * CALF ROPING t lULUPOCGING t lULt RIDING t CLOWN ACT IG STREET PARADE C. C. Mitchell spent Wednesday n Little iRock on business. Best Story Is Sometimes Hard to Find By 60B THOMAS ' '? HOLLYWOOD Iffl — Sometimes you never can tell where the best story is lurking on a movie set. For instance, went a-visiting oh the stage where "The Second Greatest Sex" was being, made. It's "Lysistrata" brought to frontier Kansas, with the women of a settlement staging a love strike until their men end their long for- eys against other counties. The set was filled with women of all ages, but the one whose story intrigued me most was a girl named Edna Skinner. She was tall and good looking, but a Mother Hubbard and an upswept hairdo gave her a comic look. That might be discouraging to a girl who was once a New York model, but she doesn't mind. She likes to play comedy. Not only was Edna a model. She has been a Broadway star, night club entertainer, farm hand and operator of a successful ranch in Bitter Root Valley, Mont. But here is her story: The daughter of a paper manufacturer of upstate New York, she was given up to die at 15. "I had been an invalid during most of my childhood," she recalled. " had chronic asthma, and in those days a case as bad as mine was considered fatal. I was sent to a hospital near Lake Placid, and wasnt expected to come back. But I got under the care of a wonderful doctor, who was trying some new methods. There were five of us children under his care. Three pulled through; two didnt." During her long illness, Edna nursed the ambition to be an actress. When she got well, she went to New York to attend the Academy of Dramatic Arts. When she graduated, she auditioned for the role of Ado Annie in "Oklahoma!" She was to replace Shelley Winters in the New York company, but Celeste Holm suddenly got a call for a Hollywood 'test. Edna took her spot in the New York company. Later she did well as a night club star, but she didn't feel satisfied. She explained: "I knew I didn't know enough about life. During most of my early life, I was sick in bed. hen I was well, I often went with my father on business trips. I never really got to Pother of Soop Operas Resents Title By WAYNE OLIVER NEW YORK '(/P) —The man who's often referred to as the father' of seap opera comes clean about a pet peev: "I've resented the term 'soap know people, and that's something you need if you want to act." So she pulled up stakes and headed eWst on Montana, she fell in love with a broken-down ranch. She bought the 300 acres and some cattle and started working . the place. By the end of 4'/ 2 years, the ranch was in fine shape. When an airline. heiress offered to buy it, Edna put a price three times what she paid for it. To her amazement, it was accepted. After a long European vacation, Edna figured she had learned enough about people and returned to her acting career. She played Esther Williams' sidekick in "Easy | to Love" and has appeared in 20 "Topper" TV films. opera' from the very start," says William M. Ramsey, director of radio for the biggest sponsor of daytime series Proctor & Gamble. "I think now everybody uses the word, though," he concedes. He also think the term has lost some of its earlie rderisive conrotations. "It's simply the age old art of telling a story," he says. "Some are well told and some are poorly told. Many daytime serials are tripe but there are many well written ones. "Looking down ,the nose of them is done by people who refuse to listen. Daytime serials are criti cizecl mostly by those unhibited by knowledge of what they're talking about." Ramsey's company has 13 daytime serials on radio and five on TV, And also is a big sponsor of evening TV shows. He cast the principals for CBS radio's Ma Perkins in the roles they're still playing 21 years later. Some radio serials have been transferred to TV but Ramsey doubts that Ma Perkins will be. Too many people, he says, have formed their own mental images of Ma and the images probably vary widely. Opera star who is guest soloist tonight on NBC radio's Telephone Hour, figures that even a career woman's P l ace is with her husband. When her own husband, Capt. Wesley Posvar of the Air Force was stationed at West Point N. Y., they made their home ' at Peekskill, N. Y. halfway between his post and the Met. When he was reassigned to Washington last autumn, she and the two children moved there too, and she now commutes to New York for her radio and opera engagements. ARKANSAS KILLED MARION, La. W—Harry Tongue, 51 of Batesville, Ark., was one of three men killed in a head-on collision one mile north of here. Also killed were Roy Thompson, GO, and Willaim Parker, 51, both of Monroe, La. Three others were injured. Teague was an employe of the Missouri Pacific Railroad. Proteins are always colloidal. Mildred Miller, Metropolitan i TV REPAIRS I • For All Makes and Refrigeration Service APPLIANCE REPAIR 210 E. 3rd 7-2809 OUR 6th Under present management. We're celebrating by offering you some real Pre- Easter Values. THE 31st Year for the Ladies Specialty Shop serving Southwest Arkansas with quality fashion merchandise. We appreciate your fine patronage. Come Shop With Us This Week and Get Your Share of TKese Values Large Assortment GLOVES Nylon - Cotton Values to $3.50 ON SALE $1-M Navy, Pink, Black and other colors. Size 6 to 8 ALL WOOL SIITS 537°° • $45"° • $52 , .- •» •* • ' • Save from $12.95 to $17.95 on these suits. A good selection of colors and sizes. This is a selected group, you'll find value and style at a good saving. Wear one in the Easter Parade — Shop this group and other suit values during our Birthday Sale. Susan Lane Nylon 60 G — 15 D Reg. $1.15 ON SALE Save 27c per pair. Shop our hosiery counter for Birthday Sale Values. GIFT LINGERIE At Reduced Prices GOWNS Values to 10.95 5.00 SUPS Values to 8.98 5.00 All are Nylon Good selection. ALL WOOL & NYLON TOPPERS Buy this week at Big Savings. Wear taster Morn . . . • $25 Now's your chance to have a pretty new short coat for a pretty little pen money. Save from $5 to $15. Other groups reduced but not advertised. Fab • lined PLAYTEX GIRDLES Reg. 5.95 3.99 ALL WEATHER SUITS Save on this group of all weather suits. Many styles and colors to choose from. You'll be glad you have one many times in the months to come. Nationally known brand names can't be mentioned at reduced prices but you'll recognize them by the quality. Suit & Sport BLOUSES 3.00 5.00 Values to 10.98. Save from 98c to $5.98 Wanted fabrics. Sizes 9-15 and 30 to 38. Good color assortment. One Group ^ BLOUSES 2.00 Odds & Ends. Broken 1 size assortment. %*• Our Doily Bread Sliced Thin by The EdKw ___Alex. H. WMhburn Letters to Star on Referral of Feed Tax Exemption Bill Editor The Star: Send me two or three of the referral petitions for ..the "chicken-feed" lax exemption .^1. I will be glad to present to "•iieople in our neighborhood — who have expressed almost unanimous approval of your efiforts. I would gladly do more, but on account of sickness and disabilities am not physically able to do so. It has been almost 10 years since my forced retirement; however, I try to keep informed on public matters. You and your associates are to be commended. I congratulate you. '^Knowing you, I am positive you will not be bluffed. Pay no attention Hope Star , f"lM ARKANSAS - .** *feUfc< -s; with scattered Sboy7ert c __. storms, southeast" tfaetw/fc: northwest tfiis' afte?tt8olfc': * Wednesday. do6lef thil 'ill tonight. *' Experiment Station re 24-hours ending at 8 a, m. , High 81, Low 57, precipitation .M I ah inch. 56TH YEAR: VOL. 56 — NO. 147 Star of Hop* 1899. Press 192) Consolidated Jon. It, 1929 HOPE, ARKANSAS, TUESDAY, APRIL 5, 1955 Mtmoer: f h* AiracfetM fr*M A Audit' lMfM« »f ClrtvMloiW Av. N*t Paid Clrel. • MM. IMInt »•*. »•, 1»J4 — I,S1» Churchill Bows Out as Leaderof Great Britain By JACK SMITH LONDON UP) Winston Churchill gave up today, beaten in the end to those squawking, chickens others. Sincerely GRADY H. FORGY March 31, 1955 1015 N. Beech St. Little Rock, Ark. by the weight of years. The advance Churchill what Editor The Star: I am with you in thinking the troubles of our Arkansas poultrymen como from the high, and, I think, unfair and one- sraed farm crop supports. Enclosed find a copy of an article I sent to the Gazette and came out in the Sunday, Jan. 23, issue. I sincerely believe my plan for a limited support on a limited did to armies do. It of time dictators or and warplanes failed to made him surrender. Churchill yielded the post of power that he loved and clung 1o for years. He bowed to the pleas of his doctor Lord Moran. He gave in to the urging of his quantity, to be paid crops are sold when the on supply-and- demand market, would solve much of our problems along this line. And I want some support for £very farmer, the little fellow as well as the big, and on all farm production. Read it, and if you have the timi; write me your reaction. Yours very truly, W. L. CALAWAY April 2. 1955 Bethesda, Ark. P. S. — If you think the article merits it, I wish you would print it. It has been county papers. copied by other .(Editors Calaway's 23:) Note: reprint Here is letter of Mr. Jan. Much is being said about farm price supports, rigid supports at 90 per cent of parity, 100 per cent o£ parity, flexible supports, etc. A prosperous small farmer of our community, a man who came from one of the so-called big farm states, a state of wide open spaces f d much use of machinery, said me, "In reality, the farm price support program helps only the big farmer." I agree with him, Why not a program that will help all farmers, including the millions of small farmers? Why not a limited support on a limited production, such as I out- wife Clementine, who feels hs must conserve his waning strength. He surrendered to the tactful but urgent suggestions of some Conservative party leaders who want a younger, more vigorous man at the helm in Britain's coming general election campaign. But he yielded- mainly, friends say, to a growing awareness on his own part that for him time and strength may be running out. He is in his 81st year. He is an old man who has doddered, as old men will, on one day, and risen to great heights of oratory and intellect on the next, lately he has nodded Sometimes his white- fringed head in sudden sleep midway in meetings of the British Cabinet. Sometimes he has momentarily forgotten the names of world- famous men-men of power with whom he has wined and dined anrl matched wits across the table in wary intimacy . "I am now nearing the end of my journey," he said in tones tinged with regret in his 80th birthday speech last November. But in his waning years he has also stirred the nation in ringing speeches that have again revealed :he sweep of his mind and rallied Britain behind portentous policies. "Never flinch, never weary, never despair," he urged the nation last month. The words burned themselves into Briton's memories, crystallizing support for his policy of building British hydrogen bombs to hold Russia at bay. And while at times the old man has seemed to be fading, he has revived regularly to mow down Laborite opponents, one after an other, with quick shafts of rcpar- ,. , , , tee in the house of Commons. line below. The amount of support .Churchill at question time lately. and the quantity of production are with his quick and impish wit , has arbitrarily chosen toy me, but you been a de iight for political en- jspn get my idea. emies as wel] as fricnds . "For example, let us say to the wheat grower, we w,ill support you on 1,000 bushels of wheat at $2 per bushel, with limited support of 50c per bushel, this support to be demanded by you when you sell your wheat on supply and demand market. If your wheat sells for $1.60 you will get 40c;'i£ it sells for $1.50 you will get 50c; ' if it sells for less than $1.50 you will get only 50c. We will support you (» the next 1,000 bushels at $2. but NEW YORK W— The U ' S ' will limit the support to 25c the' 0 * a PP ecti has unanimously — up- next 3,000 at $2. but support' will llelcl tne new law desi S n ed to com- Court Upholds New Law of Immunity be limited to 15c. Let's apply this principle to corn, cotton, peanuts and all other crops. Let's tell the poultryman we will support you at GOc per dozen with limited support of 20c on 500 hens, allowing 15 dozen eggs per hen. No further support. Will support 3,000 broilers at 30c limited support of lOc. No further support, .feet's apply this principle to cattle, hogs, sheep, wool, etc. Understand, this would apply . when the products are sold, not -"' stored. Under this plan the public pel witnesses to testify under immunity from prosecution in cases involving the national security. There were notes of reluctance in the three judges' decision, however, as the law passed its first test of constitutionality. Chief Judge Charles E. Clark said in a separate opinion. "I concur but regretfully. For (the steady , and now precipitate erosion of the Fifth Amendment to me to have gone far beyond anything within the conception "of those justices of the <*$ would have an abundant supply of supreme court who by the narrow- Sp^food at lower prices, enough lower cst of margins first gave support ?' tn mm-p than nffcaf *u n ,.,,.,„,-,,.< to the trend in the 1892s." to more than offset the support money received by the farmer. I believe it was early last year that a cousin of mine in the lower ', JSio Grande Valley wrote me he hai to the trend in the This unanimous opinion, written by Judge Jerome N. Frank, suggested heard that the case should be by "18 other" ears the L acres of lettuce, but said "the nine-member U. S. Supreme Court, were written by both Clark and Judge Clarence Galston. The case, decided yesterday, is expected to reach the Supremo Court ultimately. ce is so low I am not going to make much out of it." Lettuce was high enough fn the local grocery stores. Why not a limited support on a limited quantity for all farmers? This would compare with the labor ' minimum wage. Acreage controls? None. The farmer would know he would get •support on only a limited produc- || tion. If he wanted to grow more, him use his own good judgment. W. L. CALAWAY In, some countries where salt is scarce, bars of it still are used as currency. A whale's tooth once was the price of a bride in the Fiji Islands, says the National Geographic Society. WHITE EASTER ,— Barbara and Shirley Downing, college students home for Easter as they romp knee-deep through snow that blanketed Canaan, Conn., Sunday night. — NEA Telephoto AEA Indicates Possible Job Consolidation By WILLAM M. HUGHES LITTLE ROCK (UP) A Subcommittee of the slate Board ot Education indicated today it might seek consolidation of top jobs in ;he Education Department to effect needed economies. The committee, headed by Jon :H,ye of Rtissellville, was appointed by the board at its last regu- ar meeting, to find some way of cutting back expenditures in view of reductions in available revenue. At the committee's initial meeting here Education Commissioner Arch Ford opposed any consolidation or further cut in administrative expenditures on the basis it would be "possible but not desirable." Ford also told the committee that in his option, there is no grave emergency in operations of the state school system despite What some districts might report. Ford said that some districts had told him they might have to cut back the length of their school terms when he knew that it- was not true. personally The commissioner a c'k n o w 1- odged, however, that revenue in the next sschool year will be $1,540,000 less than the money being spent this year.Money used this Jury Deliberating Are Case; Defendant Den Any knowledge of Fi All Witnesses End Testimon by Noon Today Three Persons Drown Neor Forrest City FORREST persons, two CITY (UP) — Three ot them Memphis girls, drowned early today in a tributary of St., Francis river 14 miles northeast of here. The victims were identified as Charles E. Leslie, 23, of Washington, D. C., drivor of a late model sedan and a member of the Army Air Corps here; Geaiiette Carroll, 19, of Memphis; Lucille Rhodes, 20 of Memphis. Investigating authorities said that Ronald Monroe, 22 of Pensacola, Fla., but stationed at the Army Air Corps., .Memphis, was the only survivors. The two couples were reported to have left Memphis at, 3:30 a.m., drove to Forrest City and then to Newcastle, 14 miles northeast of Extended Forecast Tuesday-unday — Temperatures will average three to five degree below normal turning colder Wednesday. Normal maximum 71 normal minimum 49. Little or no precipitation indicated. year tntalod SS9.300.000 rmrmarcd| hero ' on a gravel road. with $27,751,000 to toe available the coming year. to l They were reported driving out J**,-,.„ I trt J TT* J J--J1 _ 1. • _.1_ _l!H* MATINEE DISASTER — Flames billow from entrance of the Cine Rio movie house in Liege, Belgium. Sunday after an oil heater exploded during a matinee performance. At least 39 persons, 22 of them children, were killed, and 100 reported injured. Many of the victims were tram'pled to death in panic that resulted after quick-moving flames cut off one of the three exits of the crowded theatre. — NEA Radiophoto * Ford's statement that no grave emergency exists was considered significant,: in view of the fact. . school forces sought passage of utarv ' ian ° a sales tax in the 1955 legislature with the argument the school sys- $m faced a crisis. ; (Education Board Chairman Marvin Bird of Earle and Board Member W, D. McKay of. Magnolia make up the special -committee alng with Rye. i Rye. insisted that. Ford tell the committee some means by which department savings could be made in light ,pf present conditions. McKay chimed in' that the board could not ask local : > dis- L K&cts to.,."Trim'.away the, fat .'..unless we get our own house in order." ...... • Rye asked Ford specifically if there could not be a consideration of the jobs held by the six division chiefs in' the education depart- from "Big Eddy" a high cliff overlooking the St. Francis river, at Newcastle. They drove into the bottoms next to the river trib- bridge over deep slough, at 4:30 a. m. The bodies were recovered at 8:30 a.m.. They are being held at Stevens funeral chapel here. Red Cross Needs Help to Help Soldiers , The latest report indicates that Hempstoad County now has over 400 men serving in the Armed Forces. ment. "We could get along all but - ' Your Red Cross serves as a link of communication between these men and their dependents at 'home. right Draft Board Seeks Address of 42 Men L. E. Aslin, Chairman, of Local Board iNo. 29, Hope, Arkansas said that .unless some 42 men of registration age notify the Board as to their whereabouts they would be to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Mr. Aslin listed the following na> med men and their last known addresses in Hope, Arkansas as those who should notify the Board as io their whereabouts: Terry Glynn Caston, Route 4, Box 339; Jack Force, 516 N. Washington St.; J. B. Juris, Route 4, Box 22A; LeRoy Knox, "422 East 7th St.; William Caswell Lyon, 32(1 West Second St.; Earl Wedlock. 520 W. Division St.; Doyle Genp Merchant, Route 1, Box 26; Aubrey Morris, 202 South Fulton St.; Doulas Sanford Mullins, 102 North Washington St.; James D. McDowell, 121 S. Fulton St.; Chester MeMul- len, Route 4, Box 206; Van Nelson McMunn, 219 N; Hamilton St.; David Perkins, 510 S. Hazel St.; Norman Phillips, Route 2, Box 70; Elijah Russell, Route 4, Box 54; Moses Trotter. Route 4, Box SOB; Calvin Williams, Route 3, Box JOB, Robert Hall Parks. 503 West Division St.; David Oneal Sprague, 315 N. La. St.; Alvin T. Carrington, Route 4. Box 172. ••'i" •' " • *""• '•*• ' Mr. Aslin also listed the following named men and their last known addresses as others who should notify the Board as to their whereabouts: Jack Daugherty, Route 1. Nashville, Ark.; Troy. Conrad Garrett, The case of W. W. M&t charged with arson in f conn« with the burning ot the/1 Rest Home here 'last 1 '_._ 4, will probably go f to'i about 2 p. m. today.. In session this mdrnlng ; 't>r tion witnesses completed lesf and all witnesses-were heard.: guments by attorneys will "L derway about 1 p. m, and^i require about an hout% The defendant, W. W. Andri took the stand in his own 1 ' this morning .and flatly; denleHi ing anything to do with^in^ 1 " or to having any knowledge' He also denied receivlng r am>ii- from Mrs. Massingill, chieMfJfl ness for the state who is also* ged with arson. He testified Mrs. approached him about an iiistiri policy at his home and tha he went to see her. Andrew the court that after estimatl placement cost he wrote x a on the rest home.* , He admitted going to Tex with Mrs. Massingill at her"*,!,. to locate some property-whJc contemplated buying' acted in her behalf. 1$ The defendant' first arrested he r was hel charge and. that he'waln' to contact Ford replied. He pointed out he already had consolidated the number of. divisions, and that he has reduced the number of department employees from 113 in 1952 5 83 at the present''time. The committee members also indicated they may want to make a severe cutback in money spent on such special services as audio visual, vocational tion. and adult ecluca- Bird even suggested complete dependents. (Demands for this service will toe just as 'great during 1955 since there is over three million men serving in the Armed Forces today. At the your Stamps, Robert Alfred Jacques, P. O. Box 100, Blevins, Ark,; e Clifton Lenard Jones, Route 1, Patmos, Ark.; Jesse E. Patton, 1002 Waterall St., Texarkana, Texas; Jarone Porter, McCaskill, Ark.; the house uni the fire, He said*that ^ gill had asked him *dm surance policy discussion^ be all right to move the,(turn: I during remodeling and*that he her it would provided she not the insurance 'compa said, she failed'to do. In regard, to the testimony of ij McMahen Andrews ~s,ald - fthSai was 'distorted.' And t the offer to Mrs. Dudley -„ ,,a box of matches \yas; d4ne$L joking manner. He testified,,he? ed Mrs.,' Dudley if «»•=-«&•£ military installations at overseas. Field Directors Charles Andrew Powers, Star Route furniture because Box 5, Washington, Ark.; Eunice duty and that he ers also serve at military hospitals. They are assisted by 2jCOO volunteer Gray Ladies, Nurses Aides, Raglon, Kenneth Max State St., Reed, 5010 — she's Massingill were g6od frten Other witnesses during 1 ;! ornia ; Clarence EJ Smith, Route 1, | Mayor John L. Wilson Box 50A Fulton, Ark;; Clifford C. of seeing tires burning under " - - - - • ™ Smith, Route 2, Box 105, Walla Wai- house; James Johnson .Stuart, Box 881. Texarkana, Ark.: I Robert Hamilton Stuart, Box 144, James Anderson cover furniture'in TexasT^ Connie Evans, " rest'J aboliton of these services. Ford a ! ld ( cantee n workers each month 1 , 0 washincton- said, however the state would ? mn S service to the sick and in- ' " rtom "S'- '• lose more than $600,000 in federal, ^servicemen. ..„„„„,, nuuuHm t»u»i-i, ™* *«, — matching funds if this were done.I At th present tim ° 1°° *»«|°J Ashlown, Ark.; Jessie Donald Vtal employe, who disclaimed^ The committee made no sped- « Clea '"oike s aie operating m w mh gt shreveport La .. knowledge tha,* toe *•—"-*-** fie recommendations to the com- 3° dubmpbiles m remote parts of, Jo ' hn WiUIamB| P .' a , Box 934!, 54- .been moved; *„ „„„ c .20 Chariot Drive, Fort Worth, Tex- Leonard Elfli, ^'insuranceTi £°," »""!ns; Joe Daniel Woods, 4920 Ames [who testified as to toe'fvalu commissioner and the committee, however, agreed that reductions can be made in travel expenses of department officials. FLAREUP — Two Israeli soldiers were reported killed and 19 wounded In latest flareup of near East fighting. The Israeli Army said Egyptian guns and mortars opened fire on a patrol but were silenced after a battle. The Egyptians were also accused of firing mortar shells at the settlement of Nahal Oz, arrow, about 2'/a miles from Gaza on the Beersheba road, and just across the border from Gaza strip. — NEA Telephoto H-S ' ' The Ideal e^og hoyse i$ one that ' I ,& $8 fwwg^i fpr Q Jarge d?g or a 1^1 ^i* U( Iflu Most Immediate Hope to Reduce the Cancer Mortality Lies Not With Science But With You By HAL BOYLE NEW YORK Wl—The Winners in Annual Kite Flying Contest Named The following winners in the vicemen far away Jrom home. Ma- wol^c^^™^^%, V- E, Washington,'DC, and the property ,t Irom W bunkers and this Red Cross ser- S^5! S '%. m °" d . J ° neS ' R ° Ute l ' °°n° ,?"A ' 5 d °< ^OW. vice helps to (break the monotony, 'Don't let your Red Cross down. Join and Serve. Due to recent floods and storms four Red Cross Disaster teams are now working in four counties in Palmos, Arkansas, Masons to Have Vistors Tonight —.. ..- B „ „, Whitfield Masonic Lodge will con. 'Northern Arkansas. Red Cross has fer a Master's Degree tonight, at always been generous to the people | 7:3 °- A visiting team from Texark- in Hompstead County and they ana will be present as well as oth- neecl your support now. There has , ers - A11 Masons are urged to attend, only been $2400. subscribed on the County quota of $4,700. If you have not been contacted or haven't contributed send your check to the Hempstead- County chapter, American Red Cross,. Blizzard Hits Montana and Wvominq By UNITED PRESS A phenomenal, record-busting April blizzard swirled over Wyoming and Montana for the third straight day today. seven ^eiVmis^Tn^'m Uie^nowvi 1101361 Al ' k ' or to Mr ' Harre11 Hal1 - ril 12 at 7:30 at the hut, East on wilderness, and scores of motor- 1 ^ 1955 Fund Cnail ' m an, American Red Highway 67. All members are,Hfg- J_i_ . ' . _ Pl'nCC Mntlrt A l-lr ' n^l trt Kn n %in^nn^ . • - VFW fro Nominate New Officers The VFW organization will nominate new officers in a meeting Ap- on the hou^e and $10,000 to tents, i, Garrett WiJIJs. Circuit told of two lawsuits filed * the Andrew? Involving Dorsey McHae, rgaj man, who listed the pl Attorney for the defense; 1 Atkins, who explained hired in regard to lection by Mrs, jpedjhe case when George Selth, ' flared- Cecil Atchley, Tom ,W«S|I« Rev. S, A, ' Cross, Hope, Ark, ed to bo present. All Around the Town •y The Star Staff ists were marooned by drifts which sometimes covered their cars. Many towns were isolated. It was the worst blizzard in history for the area, outdistancing the great storms of 18R7 and 1949. The U. S. Weather Bureau, which rarely uses such phrases, called it "phenomenal." The young spring, which ha s =— ? — .. „, . .,,.._ been showing its teeth ever since ditorium April 14-15 . , . queen con- tl V n Shiver,of Hope is helping pro its start last month, meanwhile testants are soiling tickets and Har-i du . ce the annual Quachita College stirred up trouble in' other parts re 'l Hall is general ticket chairman minstrel, of the nation. I... Haskell Jones will be Mr. In- In North Carolina the worst for-' terlocutor, . . . others in the cast est fire in state history swept to- are men .Guy 'Perpetual' Grigg, m " st But are such physical examina- nounced: Scout kite flying contest were an- wards Fail-field, men, troops and The 12th annual Kiwanis Minstrels will be staged in the school an- Richard Dutfie of Hope . , , Mar- A change in welfare policies now makes it permissible for a State - tions statistically worthwhile for) Smallest kite. 1. David Guerin, 2. mediate hope of reducing the can- people who have no real reason! Roy AUson , 3. Robl > vt M . Bye rs. cer mortality doesn't lie with to suspect they have cancer. The science. It lies with you. | answer to that, of course, lies ard urrel . 3 Robert M Byers "How can I cut down the death strictly with the individual. How ' fatf* of pa no or 9 " vnn n «lr. fiimnlv ii-v%»m.4..-. .-.4 :,. :* 4 ,* . u :«-. 4 ^ i\/-i r-.i ,.,» rate of cancer?" you ask. Simply important is it to him to be sure by taking periodic tests to see if he is free of cancer Here are a few figures from the you have cancer. Coast Guards-|Eddie 'Axlegrease' Whitman, Jim- Welfare recipient to receive a grant marines were my 'Catfish' Miller, Emmett 'Mis- without having the value ojf garden called out to help fight it. I hap' Thompson, Paul '8-ball* 0'- produce, Milk, toutter, eggs etc The irresistablu fire has char-iNeal and Lawrence 'Lightnin' Mar- charged as income when such 1 Rnh Trnut 9 -Rir.il rcd 250 ' 000 acrus ot timber. An tin , . . Dr. Thompson has written duce is used for home consumption 1. Bab iiout, I .Rich- observer said it ,. Js spreading and will direct the show. through the tops of the trees and fied that Mr, Andrews t church with he? an,<J '|jtj home all the rest of Mrs. Massjn-gijl, home who is plsc Continued pn Pag^ ^j^fl "But why should 1 go to all that 1 American Cancer Society that trouble" most people inquire. "If might affect your own decision:. Most Un.usunl- 1 Robert M T-harl canrp.- wouldn't T at Innst r?u« 111 u_' u« u«if „ ™;i ivlost Unusual. J. «ODCU M. Largest: 1. Reggie Turner, 2. Roy Allison, 3. Joe Keesey. Highest Flying: 1. Jimmy Burke, 2. Preston McLain, 3. Reggie Turner. I'had cancer, wouldn't I at least suspect it" There will be about a half a mil-! e ,. s; 2 . Paul Guei'in. lion new cases of cancer in the In many instances, yes; m United States this year, and some many, no. Cancer has its warning 1700.000 people will be under treat- signals, but often they are masked, 'ment for cancer. ' A thoiougi} physical checkup, hpw- ever, will wsyapy di?elpse them, traveling like a cyclone." Pentecost Meet JH $@CQH<I to supplement food th.e family has to live on for home use Chiirch is in its second week, With E. C. Rule of Hope is a raejnbfiy Rev. 'Billy 'Berry-hill., Salpiilpa, Ok-, the board of education, lahoma as the Evangelist. Mr. Ber- The average Ameucan consum- ryhill sings and plays the guitar. Du,mg the year 235,000 Ameil-, eU 352 PP u «ds. of fluid milk in }9$4 Services began each evening Twa Icpmpare^tQj^iiPwnai^, 'in* Arkansas-Louisiana Methodist ever, if recipients have 9 Church will hold a South Central which they sejl, the cash Jurisdiction's quadrennial convoca-' will be charged tion in Ft. Worth April 12-14 « . .' grants ... the Wejf^re Mrs. E. D. Galoway of Hope is_ a now encourages, I Inch 'o| rain', ROTC cadets of Oua.Qtuta.WlV9 7;3Q wi4 attend, a sum,mey camp ai fork - -'"'-

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