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1 BLYTHEVILLEICOURIER NEWS TUB DOMINANT Neu'RPAnpn. ni.i tariUmtwtKm .1,.,...„... . - VOLUMK XXXV PROVIDE FOB DUfiflL USING Government. Insured-Suburban and Rural Construction Now Possible LITTLE JIOCK. Mar. 22. (UP)— Growing restlessness amon« legislators which today prompted adoption in the senate of a resolution lo adjourn sine die Saturday noon subsided as the senate delved hue the house's tubercular bill. As the tubercular bill was brought to discussion shortly after Senators W. F. Norrell of Montlcfllo and Clamle Hollowly of England pushed through their ndjoiinimenl pro- posa the protested provision for repeal of civil service was attached. Senator Fred Armstrong of Port Smith Introduced the first amendment lo the tubercular bill, providing for elimination of the seclion repealing Iho state's civil service law. The proposal was adopted vivu voL'e without a dissenting voice. Armstrong pushed through a see-' mul amendment for the purpose of making the sanatoria building projects eligible for federal grants. The house's disposal of the proposition of purchasing the old Baptist, college at Jonesborp for an eastr.ru Arkansas sanitarium resulted in introduction of a third amendment. Senator Luclen Coleman of Lepanto offered the senate's third amendment to the bill, providing for a sanitarium in Jonesboro. After an hour's debate Cole-man's Senators Luther J. Wilkes of Helena and Norrell expressed opposition to the uonesboi'o plan, concurring in the opinion lhat the Idea "is a good one" but that the "state is not ready for sectional sanltoi-ia yet." All opponents of the measure ar- Siied that the state should improve the plants at Boonevllle and Wild Cat Mountain, near port Smith, before it moves to expand and install institutions in other sections. Senator Henry Hardy of Greenbriar, speaking against the proposal, said "we should concentrate c-ur effort to Improve facilities at the present plants before we consider putting one in Jonesboro." '• _ Proponents argued that-the stati " slidulfl—purchase the old 'college grounds in Jonesboro while "we can get' them for a 'give-away'." Senator Diehard Thompson of Eureka Springs pushed through tile fifth amendment which provided for Insuring the .common school fund of no diversioas. Holloivay, arguing for the adjournment resolution, which was passed 20 lo.ll, told fellow senators that '.'our disposition so far has been to pussyfoot around here and try to' outcast the other fellow. . ." "All the fellows in our districts at home." he added, "will tell you they too are ready to adjourn us." Senator ir M. Barney ol Tex- ni-V-ana complained that he did not "see how it is practical or possible to fix a definite 'adjournment date." "We should not finish and then have to be called back here to fir Hi our work," he said. The house adjourned it noon, until fl:3l) Wednesday morning, after passing three senate bill? bi' nn overwhelming majority. The ffilkes bill appropriating $1.000.000 for highway construction \vns passed 33 to 1, while the rriemnn measure appropriating Sf>50.(ino for road maintenance received n vote of 74 to 0. Only two of the 84 house incm- lt r rs nrescnt voted against the fcowcll measure repealing the law reauirins! trailers capable of carrying more than 3,000 pounds to be eouioped with air or hydraulic brakes. III T€LL ™* BY ' BOB BURNS Illythevllle Courier Illythevllle Herald Mississippi Valley Leader Hlythevllle Dally News TJiK DOMINANT NEWSPAPER OF NdftlllKABT .ARKANSAS AND BOUTHEAbT MISSOURI Two Aitlomohilcs Figure In Crash On llighwny 6! ToJay of o clock Ihis IV 1. Mrs. las a fractured wrist and u' cut iver the right eye. W. H. Heath has severe cuts on the face and scalp and Mrs. E. c. Cope, of Hor- lersville. Mo., is cut and bruised C(l. All are at the DlyOievlllc hospital, except Mrs. Cope, who is requirements able (o lie up. Dr. Coue, who was driver of Ihe . - . - *- ""Lwiiiuuni: uuiu in luou. However imuer terms oihen by Seay, escaped without n of the refunding agreement coin- scratch although the front end of missioners of the districts will be required to pay annual interest I often hear people talk about how wonderful it Is to live In this modem age with the scientific conveniences but sometimes I think we ain't any better off than our forefathers were, as far as leal happiness is concerned. I knew an old fella who lived •way back in the mountains and he was not only the happiest man ever saw but the healthiest. Not long ago one of his sons sent him a radio and he's been poullu' ever E! lice. He says them announcers on those medicine shows make the medicine sound so attractive, he feels like he's missln' somethln' out of life | An average of 20,000,000 people attend Ihe movies every week I England. Lions Hear Boho Talk On Baseball Prospects 'Baseball" was Ihe subject of the talk made by llerschei Bo!x> nt the weekly luncheon meeting ol the ions Club nt the Hole! Noble to- L day. Ham nre bcln» made to slUnuh'i* Interest In the" opening baseball game of ihr- ECnsoll wiuell w , n , j(1 Hh Unrmhenvllle April 28 Charier. L. Olngerieh, who ccntlv moved here from Stuttgart bet-ame a now member of the club 1 Hilly live meinljors Vfre lnvf rnl BLY'miWrft.lJi/.AUKANSAS, TUESDAY, MAliCl! 22, J938 Washington-In a SINGLE COPIES FIVE CENTS b re- Council Endorses Refunding Bond Issue mul Sets Rate o[ Levy liic Blylhevllle city coimtoil last nljht endorsed Ihi? refmMliiii; pro- fcium of Pnvlnjs Districts No, Two a;ul Three mid passed ordinances levying n six per cent tnx rate on assessments made under the refunding program which will mean, roughly, a reduction of iflraul 30 per 1'i-iit In district taxes on paid up properties when due next hill. The council also ugi-fed ID nllow Ihe newly formed Ireight traffic kurrau of the ch.-iinl)?r of eom- _ inerce free use of an olll.-e In Hie Pour persons were Injured and d .},'' ll:l " '""" M "-'' llllle " s '"« two.jiutoniobiles badly damaged in uc ' llml nccldpiu at thu "airport south town on Highway ui a i 10-30 nioriiin g< which was ., :aiised by the slippery pavement, a fractured knee Umiinire. of . .-.i.. i--.ii K iiiiiiuio, lutiuLiLivil ni uy Memphis, council, members, that someone be bonded for such "purposes: Action on a motion requiring* bonds to be and posted by Hie treasurer or commissioner handling funds in all nuinl- „._ ,, --•- - - •"• clpul improvement districts was the others who were Injin- postponed pending receipt of fur- Jlrf Jif, rl»o nttrt iiAiriiin i A j». „_. , f .. . struck the automobile Us coupe was smashed and (he 'rout right side and engine of -Mr Sony's car were badly damaged. Dr. and Mrs. Cope and Mrs Dummre were reluming to Missouri from Memphis, when the accident occurred. Dr. Cope said that ic drove up behind a wagon and that when he saw Mr. Seay's car approaching he applied his brakes There was a small puddle of waler on the pavement which caused the car to skid over onto the right side of the pavement and into the Jlythevllle car, according to Eddie B. David, state patrolman. The Missouri automobile, struck the, other car on the right front sidp ;he stated. Mr. Heath's Head v.:ent through the windshield as he cars skidded about on the slippery 'pavement, which has caused many accidents since a new coat- ng was put on more than a year igo. H took a number .of stitches to close Mr. Heath's gash. / No arrests were made-after an investigation bad been - mails. '• The patients were . removed to he hospital in Colib and liolt am- nilances, where the patients arc resting very well this afternoon. • Taxes Cause Swing Back To Horses for Farming DAVIS, Cal. (UP)—As'a result of ever-increasing taxes.- the horse and mule are coming hack into their own on the American farm, according to Prof. C. E. Howell, of the University of California Agricultural College. Defies Senate 'Lobby' Probe Tb.8 Indignant finger which Dr. Edward A. Rumely points at the Senate Lobby Committee In Hie picture above was no less expressive of his feelings when the committee considered contempt proceedings because ha refused to produce records of his organization's activities against Itav Deal legislation. Executive secretary of the 'National Com- mlltea to Uphold Constitutional Government, Dr. Rumely said he spent $50,000 to "educate" betor* Copgres», • " B needed lor inuniel- of Deviation llml no commissioner Ihc Ivvo paving dislrlcls WHS landed lor Ihe dlsliicls' funds irought the suggestion by Mayor Marion Williams, concurred ther information on surety bond Under the refunding program all the refunding bonds will to payable In . However under terms BILL REJECTED Pitlnian Amendment To xompl Forestry Service In Semite the WASHINGTON, Mill', S3. ~Thi> seiiiile loduy (rejected. Pltlmiui iinicmdment to (ho (joir- eninu'iit ii'oi-gnnlzntton bill ex- uiiptliig iiurli'iilluml department's Iwoslry service from Hie president's power to Iriin.sfer or reorganize bureaus. 'flit vole was 3:1 to r>o. It WHS tlit llrsl ol u scries ol special exemptions which senate Ipflders opposed on grounds Hint lo uilopl one would be In throw 01:011 llu> doors lo wholesale ex- cnipllons which would destroy effectiveness of 'the proposed 'streamlining" of the executive dp- HirtmoiU. Ei'iwtor Hoiiioll C. Clark (Dem., Mo.) 1ms 10 such exemptions for arious biimiiis which li« pluas U) oiler. . * 'Ihc forestry amendment was sponsored by senator- I'lltman (Dem.. Nov.) mid supported by Send Brief To Sialc Department On Events In | Mexico diarges of 5 per cent on Ihe bonds md use surplus collecllons each .'ear (interest service requiring about half of the districts' estimated annual income) to call for bond tenders at discounts or if no such tenders arc made to retire Ihc bonds in numerical order, • The total issue of refunding bonds will he $229.000, amounting to the remainder of the outstanding bonds of the original Issue of S«7,<IOO in 1923 and the interest rate will DC one Half of one per cent less limn'the rale Ihe original bonds carried. Approval of the program, which Is designed lo remove Hie 'districts from a- federal" court -'rcc'eiverslUp Mid already has the approval of the court, came after considerable discussion. At one lime It appeared that the council might, delay action until'••; an investgation of the proposal could be made by a proposed taxpayers 1 'committee but : this prqs- pe.ct'fadcd when B, A. Lynch niid L'. L. Ward, suggested ns members of such a committee, voiced approval of the program. Probably the largest turnout of citizens in the last, year took nn active Interest in the proceedings last night and frequently qnestion- ed F. C. Douglas, attorney for the cominssioners, who explained the refunding proposal. Among Ihose submitting questions to Mr. Douglas and making suggestions were H. G. Par'Uotv, Oscar Fendler, R, D. Hughes. E. D. Ferguson, Cecil Shane, Faris Simon, W. O. Reeves, Mr. Lynch and Mr. ward. Mr, Partlow and Mr. Fendler, the latter explaining lhat he was not a property owner In the dis-; trlcts but appeared .as counsel "for] certain property owners, suggested' appointment of a taxpayers' com-1 inittee to investigate the proposal and further suggested Mr. Ward, Mr. Lynch and Judge O. E. Keck as possible members of such a committee. Air. Douglas stated that .fudge Keck had already Indicated his approval of the refunding progfam and Mr. Ward and Mr. Lynch voiced their approval after considerable discussion.. Cily Attorney Roy E. Nelson endorsed the refunding program, declaring that immediate relief was needed and suggesting that the matter be no further delayed by referring it to a committee. Ordinances approving the proposal and setting the lax levy for the districts were approved without a dissenting vote. Much of last night's discussion centered around tnx delinquent properties In (he two districts. Mr. Douglas contended that the com- lij'ssloncrs had adopted a Vsafc margin" for retirement of the new bond issue by discarding, as far as anticipated tax revenue Is concerned, one fourth of the property within the district, as it is now delinquent several ycara. However Mr. Douglas expressed With this plct\ire us ev'idence,- ndmlt It, ts going around In u of continuous Europe-mi crises, tlic nation's capital can't help but fog. And no wonder, In these days lbi> exasperating business recession, the moot government reorganization question « m i the pulling nuvy expansion bill. Congressmen are having no better luck shedding light, on these brain leasers-than the lone spotlight pictured above us it tries to pierce the dense mist. surrounds the Capitol dome. Ami congressmen will tell you It's tloljllsl, business wnlklnu around in such a fog. The sllglitc.it mlsstcn nmv result, .iicn«i,- n i,ci.. ,,i ,,.. _.„_ The sllghtc.it misstep may result disastrously-a I : iiext November. the polls Roosevelt Expected; To Prominent Caruthersvill. Attorney Succumbs On Announce"- His" Action Late This Afternoon WASHINGTON, Mar. 22. (UP) — The deadline on President Roosevelt's ultimatum to Chairman Ar- V^.IUHIIIUU rtl ! ...on,.* u,,u V,1JULV;1!IIILLJI Ol llllh nir E. Morgan of the Tennessee city, died yeslerclay afternoon at 3 volley Authority expired nt 2:30 o'clock aflcr today. The president was expected lo act soon to carry oiit his threat to remove or suspend the defiant TVA chief. Morgan. Instructed yesterday to retract his charges iignlnst his associate directors or resign or face dismissal or suspension, retired to his -rural home nt Yellow Springs. Ohio, adamant in hl s refusal to meet Mr. Roosevelt's demands. While House Secretary Marvin H. Mclntryc announced that the presldeiit would make an announcement concerning the TVA situation at his press conference at 4 p. m. Mclntyrc said Mr. Roosevelt also would release an exchange of letters, but he did not divulge the nature oT the letters. As the ultimatum deadline tiear- ed David Lillentllal and Dr. H. A. Morgan, directors against whom Morgan leveled his charges, completed a last minute conference with the president. Both refused to discuss the conference ns they left (he White House at 2:25 p. m. Stock Prices NEW YORK, Mar. 22. (UP1 — Railroad stocks today tumbled to Ihe lowest levels since the all time low of 1932. Trading was dull A- T. & T 1 25 1.4 Anacoda Copper 29 3-8 Associated D. D 51-4 Beth. Steel '.'.(','. 531-3 Boein? Air ~ 31; 7-8 Chrysler 49 Cities Service 1-2 confidence that much of the tax • Packard delinquent property would be sold by the districts and placed back on Ccca Cola ........... .... 114 On. Electric ............ 35 Gen. Motors ............. 317-8 Int. Harvester ........... 605-8 Montgomery Ward ....... 31 •' y. Central ....... ..... 12 5-8 Phillips Petrol • 33 3.4 ' " — j'li.v.i.ia "jv,!^ uii iiJKJio 55-8 the tax books as tax revenue pro- Srficnlc Dist 20 duclngr property. He said he had Simmons ie N8 been Instructed by the districts' j Socony Vacuum 131-8 commissioners to set « p plans tor standard of N. J 45 renting properties which the dis- Texas Corp '. 375-8 U. S. Smelt 60 •-••"•'6 i" —,**-• *.w> »viucn me ois- trlcts. In his opinion, have obtained good title to by tax foreclosure If , sales. 1 No foreclosure decrees win bo' taken against property delinquent In payment of 1935, 1936 or 19371 taxes. Mr. Douglas said, but assess-i inenls for such years will be re-1 Ma ! spread, under the refunding pro-M" 1 bond Issue method,' he Steel 49 5-8 CIncMgo Corn open 59 1-2 613-8 high 597-8 615-8 low 583-8 61 1-4 close 593-4 Cl 1-2 taxes amortized, retirement, sucli *'- A hamlet Isn't a hamlet legally aserted, \yonld allow' untl1 ll !las a &*&, a'churn,' a bull, 'a herdsman, a kiln, and a an old Welsh 'Monday .Afternoon CAHUTHERSV1LLE. Mo., Mnr.25 R. L. Ward, prominent attorney pollllclan and chnrclmuin of this an Illness months. Funeral services of will held Wednesday nt 2:30 o'clock. Mr. Ward, prominent In Ihe lega. profession In Ihis section for more than three decades, was presidenl of Ihe Missouri tor association 1028-1929, and was head of Ihe lav, firm of \Vard and Reeves. He was an unsuccessful candidate for Democratic nomination for Congress In 1914. He secured the nomination In. 1920. but was defeated In the November election in the Republican landslide that year He joined the Methodist churcl here In 1910 and until his present illness Incapacitated him, was president of the board of stewards and superintendent of the Sunday school. Mr.' Ward was born Aug. ,18, 1813 in Dyersburg. Tenn., the son o: Benjamin P.. and Mary Ward. His father died in 1887, and Mrs, Word later married s. R. B. Sprott, the family moving to Wayne County, Mo., In 1895. He attended the Southeast Missouri Teachers College and University of Missouri, graduating from the law department of the latter In 1001. In-October, 1900. two years after he located hi Carnlhcrsvllle, Mr. Ward married Miss Virginia Atkins of Greenville. Mo., and to Ihis union was born two" sons, Byron A., and Robert L. Jr., both of whom reside In Caruthcrsville. Other survivors besides his wife and two sons, are a sister. Mhs Alice Ward. Columbia, Mo.; two half brothers. B. P. Sprott, Nashville, Tenn., and Bearl Sprott, Los Angeles Calif., and two half sisters, Mrs. Inez Little and Mrs. Eula Hicks, both of Los Angeles. York Cottnn WASHINGTON, Mar, 2J>. <l5l>>— l'\»ir American nil companies (oiluy Illed 11 brief with l!n> KIHI« di'tmrt- nu'iil requesting- dlplomUIJi; uclloii In (he oil companies' dlflleultfc!! wllh Mexico, '(lie brief wns Died with .Swrelary of sialc conlell null. H was signed by representative;; of the Hniistedi Pclrolonm i company, tho Standard oil company of Cnllfornln, I'clrolemn Penn-Mcx . While the text of llu> brief was not revealed, state department of- llciuls said It wns described us a brief "In support of a claim of u manliest denial of Justice." But U. S, Refuses To Reveal Amount Sought From Japanese WASHINGTON, Mnr. 22. (Ul>)~ Thc American government has formally presented Its bill to Japan for loss of life, personal Injuries and damage.'! sustained Doc. 12 when Japanese bombing planes .sank Ihe American gunboat Paiiay, the state detriment revealed today. The claim was presented to the Japanese foreign oftcc by American Ambassador Joseph C. Grew upon instructions from Secretary of Stnlc Cordell Hull, State department officials declined to reveal the amount of damages asked. Unofficial sourcesMraVe estimated " anywhere to.ooo.' In addition to destruction and sinking of the Panay. three American Stalidnrd oil ships were destroyed In the attack by Japanese bombing planes. Three Americans were killed In the Panay attack. Mrs. John Loves Dies In Hospital At Memphis the claim would from $1,600.000 to rim Imposes Strict Rule* In Lithuanian Town KAUNAS, Lithuania,, MnYcli 22, ill!')—The military commander "of KHUIUIS issued regulations today equivalent to u state of siege, The regulations were motivated by "Ihc si'i'lousneia of the situation which requires absolute' quiet", They Impose i\ hhn> p.m. cjjrfiuv and provide ilrw" or Imprisonment fur vloliiltoii'.i, Kcslslniice will be punl.'ihe.d by court murllnl. PILE mm Great Britain, France Act Hastily To Guarantee Peace For Present I)y llnllcil Press Democratic governments' worked Against time today to underwrite guarantee of the future peace of Kurope. With the International world fever down a few degrees Great Brl- liiln and Franca took the lead In, tho Mcxlcii]'i-JMncl,ilr corporation and the Doesn't Wnnl Mining Industry MEXICO CITY, Mar. 21 (,U1>>- Mc.xlco has no Intention of expropriating mining or other industries us she dd tho $400,000,000 forcgn oil Industry. President Lnraro Car denns HssortCil lodny, reached. provided disclosed Municipal Election To Have Only One Contest Will) the "deadline" for candidates In Blylhcvllle's munlcpal election April 5 already only one contcfll will be h\ the election, It was today. 'Jess white, candidate for a first regular term ns llrsl ward alderman, after being ulcctcd last year to fill out the ••unex'plritl term ol Mayor Marlon Wlllliuns OS alderman, Is opposed by s. O. Owens. Four other city officials arc candidates for rc-clcctlon without opposition. ThejVure; Miss Ruth Dlythc, city cvK; Hoy, E. Nelson, city attorney; E. fl. Jackson, third ward alderman iirid'"- Ixy H. Welch, second ward alderman. Negro Fined $50 For Louise Moore Love, wife of °' assault with a deadly weapon. • •--«.i. ijv.t, V* ,,(; Ul John Love, Brlnldey, Ark., drug .salesman, died nt the Memphl Baptist hospital yesterday morn- Ing following an Illness of several months. Mr. -and Mrs, Love resided here for two years when Mr. Love was connected with Borum's Drug store, and he resigned that Position to travel for a drug firm. Mrs. lave, who was 26 years of nge. gnve birth to a daughter. Rosemary, shortly before Christmas and complications which later developed caused her death. It was she upon whom Dr. Eugene Johnson, widely known Mid- south surgeon, performed his last operation before his death, and It was her father, the lale Will Moore, who was Dr. Johnson's first patient when lie began practicing at Yazoo City, Miss. Dr. Johnson has been the family's physician tfor many years and when Mrs. Love's condition becnme serious is alleged lo have assaulted another negro with a knife. Love Bug Got Him—and H< SPEED [FFOHIS possible the explosion of daifger- liacked Nnzl-Fasclst expansion In cenli'ul Europe and the Mediterranean, .s In familiar American terms tUelr formula was to "spcnk softly b'iiti carry n blK Btlck," Two tievelop- i'iiU emphasized, the trend: ..,,' 1. First, Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain summoned the British cabinet hilo emergency ses- In [»ndon to approve a new. approach in foreign policy with emphasts on compromise and friendly relalloiis vylth l!ie dictatorial powers. •••' .• Kirorls were ex|>cctetl to spceci- filendly negotiations for a British treaty wllh Italy—a treaty that may weaken Ihe partnership of Faselsls and Nazis— and to encourage • iwnccru) settlement 6/ permany's threat against Checho- slovakia and other mid-European, nations. Broadly the object was to grant a part of the demands of (he dictators mid win, In return, promises that would lessen danger of a war explosion. Second, both Britain and France strained to Increase the pace of rearmament to put forth behind Ihelr diplomatic maneuvers, The French chamber of deputies considered a bill for a 'vast mobilization of military, Industrial' and financial resources in event of war. In this trend the United States was a distant but nol milinrmonl- otw factor. With President - Roosevelt's billion dollar naval expansion bill approved,hy the house.tho experts of, the army," navy,, marino aha reserve corps of the United, Stales were summoned to meet In Washington next week to work out plans for mobilization .of up to 2,000,000 fighting men, In event of war. Fred Yates Kirkindall Dies Of Heart Attack Fred Yules Kirkindall, Jong time employs of the Lee Wilson company at Armbrel, died at his home' UT»L UJ on tho Bwlo'd rond at four o'clock mltl Weapon yesterday afternoon, n few minutes ' aftcr he was stricken with a lieart Arlhur Graves, negro, was fined Attack. He hod been In ill health t50 In municipal court toduy after •—•»- "•— »••-» he was found guilty of a charge NEW YORK. Mar. 22. (UP) — Cotton closed steady. open high low close 867 867 850 860 864 866 May Jul. Oct. Dec. Jan. Mar.- 87* 876 875 880 874 877 877 880 884 Spols closed quiet at 856 860 861 862 868 869n 873n off 1. Orleans Cotton she asked If he was able to per- the operation, lie Insisted arising from his tick bed form vpon to operate for (he last time. Funeral services were held at the Presbyterian church of Ack- crman, Miss., this afternoon, where burial was made. ' Besides her husband whom she married four years ago, and her baby, she Is survived by her mother. Mrs. Rose D. Moore, a sister. Miss Rosabel Moore, and a brother. W. S. Moore, all of Ack- crman. Mrs. Love, who/ was born at Ackerman, was graduated from Belhaven college, Jackson, Miss. NEW ORLEANS. Mar. 22. <UP>Cotton futures closed steady today, down G lo 13 points. open high May 877 817 Jul 885 665 Oct 890 890 Dec ,891 891 Jan 893 893 ..„ Spots closed quiet at 883, oft 5. low 863 «67 811 811 976 close 813 867 860 87» Livestock EAST ST. LOUIS, III., Mar. 22, (UP)—Hogs: 9,000 Top, 9.16 170-230 IDS., 9.00-9.10 140-160 IDS., 8.00-8.40 Bulk sows. 1.75-8.00 Cattle: 3,200 Steers, 7.50-8.75 Slaughter steers, 6.25-9.75 Mixed yearlings, heifers, 6.50-8.00 Slaughter heifers, G.00-8.75 Beef cows, 5.00-6.00 Cutters and low cutters, 3.15-4.75 Chirago Wheat open high low close May 851-2 861-4 843-4 86 Jul. 825-8 831-2 821-k 831-4 , lot confined to his bed and his death was very sudden. He was 57 years old. • Funeral services will be held Wednesday afternoon, three o'clock at the residence, with the Hev.' Eupliu D. Beaslcy, pnslor of the First Church of the Nazarene, of- j flclatlng. Burial will \ be made at Elmwood cemetery with Cobb Funeral home In charge of funeral arrangements. Pallbearers will be: C. E. Crlgger, Lendcnnle Fowler, c. E. Eades] John Smotherman, Dr. W. M Owen, L. E, Gay, O. W. Lewis and 'jfsh Adklsson. Mr. Kirkindall had lieen connected with the Lee Wilson com- oany for t!ie past 25 years, having worked both at the gin and with the farming at Armorel. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Mamie Kirkindall, one son, Paul, and one daughter, Mrs. Catherine Hulcy, nil of here, and two brothers, John, of Fowlerton, Texas, and Charles, of East Prairie, Mo. Judge Gladish Visitor In Little Rock Today County Judge s. L. Gladish spent yesterday and today' in Little Rock In Interest of proposed legislation, to give counties additional ,road funds. For that reason, fie was unable to be at the courthouse today to fill his Tuesday appointment. Fire Damage Slight Fire, caused by a shortage in an electric refrigerator, caused a slight damage at the home of Mrs. Joe S. Dillahunty at 6:45 o'clock last night. Pinky Tomlin, crooner and composer, once wrote a song-hit about the "Love Bug" gelling you if you don't watch-out, and now he has disregarded all his sage advice and has succumbed to the wiles of lhat potent insect. But no one can blame him much after looking al lovc- Jy Joanne Alconii 21-year-old daughter of an Oklahoma oil man, whom he is about to kiss utter they filed Intention lo ~ . : wed in t-os Angeles. _, WEATHER Arkansas — Showers, cooler in northwest portion tonight; Wednesday, cloudy and cooler, showers in east and south portions. Memphis and vicinity—Showers and thunderstorms tonight and Wednesday; lowest temperature tonight, 60 to 64; colder Wednesday afternoon and .night. The maximum temperature here yeslerday was Si, minimum49.cfear, according to Samuel F, Norrls, official weather observer.

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