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TUESDAY, MARCH 20, 1040 BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS PAGE ITV» 'Peace' Meeting Hits Hew Snags Picketing Threat Looms at Second 'Cultural' Rally "Boy of Year" Honors Go to Hot Springs Lad NEWARK, N, J., March 29 (fl 1 ) —Delegates to (lie controversial! "world peace" conference—embarking on a tour of American cities— ran into new picket threats today. The second of a series of "cultural rallies for peace" is scheduled here tonight, with the New Jersey Council of Art.s, Sciences unit professions In the role of sponsor. Plans are similar to those for the three-day oratory in which delegates from Soviet Russia and seven other foreign nations participated In New York last weekend. The New York conference was characterized In advance by the U.S. State Department as a sounding board for the Communist propaganda — A characterization which the sponsors of the meeting hotly denied. Announcement of plans for tin Newark session brought from veterans' organisations and other group: a wave of protest similar to thos< which greeted the New York con ference. Pickets were promised b state leaders of the Catholic War Veterans, Veterans of Foreign \Va:s and the Disbaled American War Veterans. The New Jersey Council sponsor- in!; the Newark 1 meeting is a branch of the national organization which °T sponsored the New York session. An "action committee," set up at New York conference announced that after the Newark meeting most nf the foreign delegates would cm- bark on a tour of "as many American cities as possible." A spokesman, said the itenrary was not complete, hut that cities certain to be visited include Baltimore. Philadelphia, Detroit, St. Louis and Los Angeles. * WE, THE WOMEN * Baby Sitters Unnecessary With Entertainment Plan By Ruth MUtett NEA SUff Writer Editor Tells President Of China: Don't Listen to Wife, Even if She's Right NANKING, March 29. (0*1 —An editor who has' gone lo jail nine times for criticizing high Chinese today offered this editorial advice to Act- Ing President Li Tsung-jen: Don't listen to your wife, even if she's right. Madame Li. said Editor Kung Teh-po of National,Salvation Daily, already has begun political activity. Three other women caused their husbands to be "disastrous failures," Kung said. He named these as Mn- dame Chiang Kai-shek, her sister . Madame Sun Yat-sen, widow of the republic's first president; nnd Madame Wang Ching-wei. wife of the Chinese puppet president under the Jimmy Montgomery NEW YORK, March 29. </P>— Jimmy "Stuffy" Montgomery, 14, who refused to let broken tx>m>s stand in his way, yesterday received, tlic "Bov of the Year" award. The Hot Springs, Ark., 85-pound- er, who says his conduct is "only about average," won the title and the amiiml junior cHi/.enship award of the Boys' Clubs of America. He was picked from about 300,000 boys across the country. Eight yenrs ago jimmy had every major bone, hi his body broken In an automobile accident. Today he's football and baseball player and s a member of his Boy's Club box- ng train. Jimmy was chosen "Boy of the Year" for service to his coinnum- ty, his athletic Ability and sports- nanship, his hobbies, and "for his ge in winning his way back to health" after the accident. His award carries a week-long visit here, a two-day tour of Wash- ingtou, U. C., and a two week vacation this summer on the Rod Ryder Ranch at Paeosa Springs. Colo. The low-headed youngster snld the great thrill so far of his New York visit was riding on the subway. "Those subways are really something, 1 * he said, "they go faster than the train did coming up here." Some of my readers report thnt 1 they find they can't stretch their household allowances to cover entertaining at home, and being entertained In their friends' homes. The reason the latter is also expensive Is, of course, because of the necessity of hiring a baby sitter for the evening. For those readers I'd like (o recommend a plan worked out by one housewife and given publicity in the March .Issue of the magazine "To- dny's Woman." In order to cut down on the cost of supper parties, three young couples, all with children, decided to have a buffet supper once a month, with the hostess providing the an- petlwrs, mnln dish and coffee. One of the other couples brought the sulad and a vegetable; the other the dessert. There's nothing new about cooperative dinners, of course. They're as old as the church supper. But this supper dub does two things that make It different. They bring their children will them, fed and In pajamas read for bed—cutting out the necc&sll for hiring baby sitters. And th hostess always Invites an extra cou pie for the evening. So often when couples organise small club In order to hnve some octal life, it soon becomes dull, bee it is always the sume little roup over and over again. In no Ime at all they know all about each ther, what one thinks about thin nd the other nbout thai, nnd the Tunings together are pretty much •f a pattern. Newcomers Lend Interest But bringing in a new couple each Ime helps to enlarge the Kroup'tt circle of friends. And It adcis some lew Ideas, new points of view, new faces to the sociability of thu evenings, Tlie pattern of today's social life has become so dependent on the l>aby sitter and often so expensive for young host and hostess thnt It is more duty than pleasure. ''We've got to find a sitter so lhal we cun go to the Joneses Saturday ht." 'We simply have to have the Smiths and Browns to dinner, soon as the budget will stand some entertaining." These are common cries today. So any scheme to make cnU'itntnhv easier for young couples with chil dren who have to get by on a Urn itcd budget Is worth n try. Japanese. "The ancients had a saying that when a hen crows to announce the dawn it signifies misfortune for the family," the editorial said. "Similarly, when a woman interferes In the government it presages disaster for the nation.'* Spa Radio Station Plans to Move To W. Memphis WASHINGTON, March 29. «•)— Radio Station KTHS, one of Arkansas' pioneer broadcasting units, probably will he moved from Hot Springs to West Memphis. The Communications Commission yesterday announced a tentative decision to permit the pro]X)sed move. Power of KTHS would be greatly Increased. Tentative decisions of the commission are subject to appeal by dissatisfied parties within 20 days The station now Is owned by Radio Broadcasting, Inc. It operates as a clear channel station on 1090 kilocycles, using 10 kilowatts power daytime and one kllowat power at night. If the move materializes, KTHS will keep the 1090 kilocycle frequency but will increase Its power to 50 kilowatts daytime and 25 kilo watts at night. Tlie commission also tentatively authorized Radio Broadcasting, Inc to establish a new station at Ho Springs to take the place of KTHS. This new station would operate on 550 kilocycles, five kilowatts power daytime and one kilowatt at night. But the commission tentatively denied an application of Hot Springs Broadcasting Co. for another new station at Hot Springs to operate on 1090 (kilocycles, 50 kilowatts unlimited time. The commliislon divided, 4-3, In making the decisions. The minority said It would have denied the ap- j plication to move KTHS to West Memphis. lappiness over Acquittal icings Contempt Fine landsman Loses 10,000 When *risoner Flees HOT SPRINGS, Ark., Mnrch 29. V)—The »10,000 bond of a man «m- onted to five years Imprisonment us been forfeited In circuit, rourt ere. loser Is Beit Murray, Hot Springs •rofeaslonal bondsman, who fur- ilslicrt bail for 0. Mortcnson, con- Ictcd of obtaining money under also pretense. Wlwn the auprctne court n year go upheld the sentence, Mmtmsoit lad disappeared. No truce of him HIS since been found. Circuit JudB« Clyde Drown yctt- erday ordered the bond forfeited lesplte Murray'! statement llml he wlleved his detectives would bo able o find Mortenaoit with n little more time. Brown told Murriiy ho hud Joking Firm Employes Strife* in Tfxarkana TEXAHKANA, Ark., March 26.— )— Some employes or the Ideal iikiiiH company here were on strike oday. They hud established n picket 'lue In front of the company plnnt. Strikers said the wnlkont was for union recognition and that wngea would bo considered Inter. They said 10 of the 13 employes hurt Joined lu the strike. John Simmons, representative of the bakery nnd Confectionary Workers InlmmtlniKil Union (APL), Bald Manager John Oarvcy would not tiKreo to an election on union representation among employes, Student Hopes Stolen Sermons Help Tnief HUNTINGDON, Pa., Much ».— V-JQttph H. Brady, Jr., hope* hfc sermons will do the thief who (tote them some good. Brady, Alloona, Pa., prc-mlnl*- tcrliil student at Junlt* CoUefe, had 120 sermons to try out at th* drier School for OlrU near Tyrone, Pa, , . • Yesterday, he reported all of them were stolen. And a dollar wa* taken from his roommate—Jack t. Pad- gctt, HaddonHeld, N. J. choice under the supremo court inniwliite. Proceedings will Iw taken n S n 1 n H I Mm ray's property for nmount of llio Ixmd, thu Judge suid. Mortcnson wns convicted of ele- the Arkansas Trust Coin- hero, Mrs. Vijayu Lnksliml Pniulll, above, India's ambiissiidor to Moscow, hns been oppoiiHud ambassador lo the United States, •succeeding Sir I3encR.il Rnmn Hau. Mrs. J'niidit Is the sislcr o) 'iuHa',1 Prime Minister Pandit -Vn-Jnl Nolmi. LAFAYETTE, Ga., March 2fl. (A —A preacher was urqullted on 11.5 sault and battery charges yesierdu nit his wife was fined $35 for con .enipt of court when she shouted for loy over the verdict. The Rev. W. J. Heflln. pastor of the Happy Vnlley Baptist Church at fi<i«vllle, Qa., wn.s Indicteii by the Walker County Grand Jury on charges that he slapped a church deacon. Mrs. Heflln was so happy over the outcome of the trial that she dkln't mind paying the fine. Blacklist* Padlocked FORREST CITY, Ark., Mnrch 29. (A 1 )—A permanent closing order IIHK been Issued for the Dlackflsh Luke Casino near here. Circuit Judge Elmo Tftylor\ who issued a temporary order hist week, make It pevmnnent yesterday on application of Prosecutor' J. H. Moody. Livestock Case of Meningitis Reported in Leac/ivi/fe Representatives of State Health Department today are Investigating a report of meningitis at Leachvllle. A report of the case was received yesterday at the North Mississippi County Health Unit, but the identity of the child was not known then The doctor who diagnosed the case as meningitis said the 12-year old child was In Isolation at home. This Is the second case of meningitis reported here within the last month. The other case was at Boynlon, near Leachville. Named to Board 'Possible' Decrease In Ford Price Seen BOSTON, March 29. </P)—Henry Ford II, president of the 'Ford Motor Co., sees a "possible" reduction in Ford prices. "Material prices arc coming down somewhat and a price reduction is possiblei" he said last night in an interview. Ford was here to address the Harvard School of Business Administration. He emphasized that when he said "possible" he did not mean "prob- a' le." LITTLE ROCK, March 29. (fl Charles Murphy, jr., El Dorado and Joe Hardin, Grady, have been named Arkansas representatives on the Board of Governors of the . Southern Federation. I The federation . was set up by [ the Southern Governor's Confer I ence to distribute information about the South. NATIONAL STOCKYARDS, Til., March 20. W 1 )— (USDA)— Hogs 13.000; market opened 50 to 15 lovvci han Monday's average; later sales 80 Ibs up 76 to 1.00 lower; bulk good and choice 180-230 Ibs 20.2515; top 20.15 paid early; 240-210 Uw 19.25-2025; 2TO-32S Ita 18.60-19.50; 40-110 Ibs 18.15-20.28; few 20.80; 100-130 lb pigs mostly 15.00-1825; 'ew 18 50; sows 400 Iba down mostly 11.25-18.25; few down to 11.00; over 400 Ibs 15.00-16.16; stags 12.0O-M.60. Cattle 4,000; calves 1,400; supply of cattle moderate but general Inquiry 5'ow and Initial bids unevenly weak to lower; early sales steers confined to odd lots on replacement account at 20.00-23.50; cows slow with small Interests taking a few about steady but packers bidding unevenly lower; bulls and vealer* steady. Assessment NOTICE The Inw requires that each person IISSCSH Ills or her personal property and mil cstute each your, between Jammry 1st and April lUlh. This is Uie year for HHSvssing (icr.soiiiil propi'i'ty and (own lots. Kill I ii re to Hssess yvur own properly at my office In the Court House makes it necessary for the Assessor or Equalization Hoard to set (he valuation for you. Please cooperate by assessing before April 10th. HERBERT SHIPPEN Tax Assessor, Mississippi County Court House — Blytheville & Osceola 4% HOME LOANS Elbert S. 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