The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on March 13, 1948 · Page 2
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Blytheville, Arkansas
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Saturday, March 13, 1948
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FACE TWO Jurors Convict General Meyers Procurement Officer ' For Air Fere* Facet ' Long Prison Term WASHINGTON, March is. <ui>> —MiJ. Gen. Bennett E. Meyers yes- terd»y wts found guilty by • federal court Jury on three comils of Inducing * wartime. associate to lie to. a Senate committee. ' H» f«c« a maximum senlence of ip ye«r» lm|)rlsonmcnt on each count—* total of 30 years In Jail. The jury of 10 men and two women returned Us verdict after two noun »nd W minutes of deliberation. rederi! Judge Alexander Holl/.oft announced he will sentence Meyers on Monday. He continued the general'* bond. •Meyers, No. 3 wartime Air Force procurement officer, heart the verdict without any show of emotion. •His wife, the former Il» n»e Curnutt. cne-tlme Hollywood bit player, appeared to pale sllchlly as the jury foreman pronounced the word "guilty." The technical charge against Meyers wns subordination of perjury— lhat he Induced Bleilnt H. tamarre to He to a Senate Inves- 'tlgatlng committee about the general's wartime connections with ;AvlaOon Electric Corp., Vnndnlia, O. Truman Stands Pat on Civil ts Issues WASHINGTON, March 13. (UP) —President Triimnn. ciurlner * conference rrlrtny with Democratic .leaders, held last to his civil rights 'program. •.'One southern Democrat quoted him »s saying "I don't lake Imck one word I «nld." ,Mr». Lenn.ird Thorns*, Democratic committe ewomRn from Montgomery. Aln.. said she hrnced the President about the civil rights pro- '' olui ' nis gram and he was rendv for her. Cled "May I go back and tell my nroplR During that you don't want to Irar up ,9ur social structure," Mrs. Thomm «aid she asked the President. ••-./Mrs. Thomas quoted the President as replying: "I don't take back one word I said. I stand on the constitution of the United SUtes. I <m everybody's President. We must »tnnd together and stay out of war." . Mn. Thomas said that as a result of her talk with the President she was convinced there was "not = word" In his civil right* program that meant the President was "RO- 1S« to force anti-segregation down trie Southerners' throats." •"We feel we have it all settled i ourselves," she told reporters.. „, know thnt what works In I nc 1 doesn't work together : of Right* New Highway Finance Plan Gets Attention LITTLE ROCX, Ark.. March 13 (UP)—A new theory of aUte road construction financing which Involves local contributions was pln/- ed before the Arkansas highway commission yesterday.. A delegation from Jefferson County headed by County Judge Wiley Rounlree, Pine Bluff, volunteered to raise at least nii»- fonrth of the cost of bulldinj; 23 tilles of highway by local contributions. Under the plan, the state would /insure another fourth of .he cost with the federal government paying half. While the commission declined to nake a commitment on the proposal, It did reveal sufficient Interest to urge the Jefferson County delegation lo (jo ahend with It* fund-raising campaign >nd promised a final decision within six months. Highway Deportment Chief En- Rineer Alf Johnson said one other community had made a similar proposal which was approved by the. commission last year. Surveys now are being made, he snid, on Highway 69 from Batcsville to Sulphur Rock which WR.S programmed year under a similar cost-sharing agreement. The JcIIeiirm Countr ronrt suggested WHS State Highway 68 between Allhelmer and Reydel. Highway Director J. c. Baker estimated that a gravel base and blacktop surface would cost tSOO.OOO but might be reduced If specifications for the bass were lowered. A delegation from Harrison headed by Boone County Judge Aubrey Hlckenboltom asked for construction of nine miles of Btate Highway 43 from Harrison to Bergman. The road would have heavy JLYTHEVTLLB (ARK.)' COURIER NEW! Robbery Victim Attlsted In Making Identification By Brazen Oregon Bandit NEW ORLEANS. March 13. (UP) —Police captured Jack O'Brien, 24 of Portland, Ore., yesterday and accused him of being "pus-nosed bandit" who robUed about 20 saloons, restaurant* and grocery stores and stole four automobiles. O'Urlen confessed to about 12 holdups and Mealing the four automobiles. Then the police- brought Thomas Greco, one of O'Brien's al- IcRcd victims, to the station to Identify him. Greco said lie was sorry, hut lie couldn't be much help. The light was bad, he was excited and he couldn't be sine whether O'Brien was the bandit. O'Brien was disgusted. "That's the man I held up, all right," he said. Rcud Courier lte»» Want Ad» ! of the „„ and Arkansas «>!>!'<>;>;>;:•'>:>;:•:>»:>::•••••.>:;•••»•••"»•>"*/( CHURCH I NEWS FIRST CHRISTIAN' CHURCH Rev. I.csler II. Sli uljli:ii , |):utor Choir practice, 9:30 a.m. Sunday School. 0:15 n in. Worship Service, 10:45 a.m. Junior C. Y. F., 5:30 p.m. Senior C. Y. F., (!:30 p.m. WEDNESDAY, Choir Practice, 7:30 p.m. l«t, Ird »th Bunaayi. Pretchlng services, 11 t.m. Bundty School every Bundtv, 10 a.m. Second ind *tourlh Bundayi Preaching services 7:00 p.m. of the Railroad, made no com- Issouri he said. The coininiEsloti mlttment. J, E. Hull, president of Arkansas lech at RuMcllvllle, asked thnt Highway 1 be rerouted around the schoo campus. He was assured that if any work was done on the ['™d. his request, would be consld- „ Rcneral discussion on highway matters. Johnson said that FIKST BAPTIST CHURCH E. C. Brnwn, pastor Sunday School, 9:-IO n.m. Morning Worship. 10:55 n.m. Training Union. 6:30 p.m. Evening Worship, 1:30 p.m. Sunday School Cabinet Meeting. 16:45 p.m. | Officers' and Teachers' Meeting, 7 p.m. . Wednesday Prayer Service, 7:30 p.m. for the , h » caanl(ts „, . . -• -•"> LUllllLIC'A Hi Arkansas were threatening to take up the entire amount of federal matching funds available. The <to- '-'sYaT'to h<> ""' d ' mai ' tl ' 1Cl " n *°" .'uturc rather than grant t h " m " the first cmmly furnishing local matching funds as in the past Workers in Oiceola Report Progress in Annual Red Cross Drive OSCEOLA, Ark. reldr, , Mar. n of the Re.. „, i In O.sccola, nn- hRt contributions the city to date 53.500. On the Fund Commlt- Bowker. co-chairman. Sam toward the goal of peace and prices." amount !., The occasion of Mrs. Thomai 1 tnlk The ruiv h ""'"!' jlth Mr. Truman was at a White la ol " House luncheon Riven by the Prcsl- tee f pent »nd his wife for the cabinet I Sieve Mrs. Milton Pope and Mrs W E' Johnson. D. pied Taylor, fund chairman for South Mississippi Count,, reported that P« n n Point reached Its quota of JI51. E. B. Chiles of drive chnlrmnn there. He aim .said he expected the drive to be completed in ihe South half of the county by the end of next week. ocrns rom C!apltol Hill, There were no speeches Juit Informal conversation Mrt. Roosevelt Honored NEW YORK, Mar. IS. (DP)_ M r s . Frnnklin D. Roosevelt has been J? 05 ?." " w °n>an of the Year" by the National Council of Jewish women, It wos announced yesterday. KT. STKI'HANS EPISCOPAL ciumcii Si.xlh and VViihiul Sl«. Church School, 0:30 a.m. Morning Worship, 11:00 n.m. YARBRO MKTIIOIUST CHURCH K»J i,. McLrsler. pallor 1st. ard, 5th Sundays. Pleaching Servlcei. 7:00 p.m. Sunday School. 10 a.m. Second and 4th Sunday* Pleaching Services, 11 a.m. young People, 8:30 p.m. HAW MOON ASSEMBLY OF GOD Martin Keafan, acting pastor Sunday School, 10 am. CharJW Springer, superintendent. Morning Worship, u a.m. Evening Worship, 8 p.m. Wcdnusc: >.y pruywr meeting, T.30 CHURCH OF CHRIST E. W. Storall, p>il*r S.mday School. 9:50 a. in Wtn'ship Service. 10:50 a.m. Bible Study. 6:45 p.m. Evening Service, 8 p.m. PROMISED LAM) METHODIST CHURCH Kay L. Mrlxater, pa«tor j Jury Frees 'Driver' , M,c,,. March 1.X-. whales. They reach a len. h nf ' ( V P) .T E " w " r<i Straurte. 26, chars•bout 20 feet and are founri in lh i C WUh 11 " la<vf '' ll >- ^rlvinR awav an »«« off New Zealand Au,r nn i K Ut0mobllc ' w "« frc ' ri ^'^ aftw and South America Avi5lr «»". he convinced a jury he didn't know -,-: _ now to drive. —SAVE YOUR TIRESZI To get the longest life from your tires, stop uneven wear by having them changed around. Lee Motor Sales will no It In * liny. No wailing. Let us check all of your tlrw at once lor safety's Mk e. We c»n save your life as we save your tires. WE HAVE ALL SIZES FIRESTONE TIRES IN STOCK. Best Truck Service Anywhere! LEE MOTOR SALES INC GMC TRUCKS—OLDSMOB1LE 307 East Main Si. Phont 519 INSTANT RADIO SERVICE AU, MAKES \Vi' Specialize In F-M Lutest Models of New • West in-house • Croslcy BLYTHEVILLE SALES COMPANY 138 E. .Main Phone 3616 . „ " ArriST cHtmca A. M. H.Mlon, pa liar Sunday School, 10 H m Mornln» Wonhlp, u am Tralnlnj Onion, i p . ti \. Evening Service, 7:30 pm. Wedneiday night prayer "-rvlct T p.m. ' ' CALVARY BAPTIST CHt »U« 16th and Ciiickaaawte P. H. Jernlfan, pastor Sunday Schoo). »:1 0 am Morning Worship, u a.m. B T U., «:<& p . m . Evening Worship, I pai Wednesday Prayer .icetlng T:3o ASSKMBLV OF 001) CHURCH L. C, Ramst,. r>5 , or Sunday School, 9:<s am Morning Worship, 11 am Methodist Youth Fellowship, (:00 p.m. Evening Worship, ?:3C p.m Prajrer Meeting, Wed 1 p.m. •-hrlat Ambassador Sarvicw, «-|o /.m. Children's Church, «:30 p.m Evangellitlo Services, 7:30 p.m. BUSUETTE CmiKCIi OF OOB R. E. Shaw, pastor Sunday School, 9:45 a.m Morning Worship. 11 am Youth Service, T pm Evening Service, 8 p.m. Howard H. King, _ Sunday School, «:ti »4n. Morning Worship, n a rn. Training Union, 7 DJB, Evtnlng Worahlp, » put LILLY STREET BAMUT Sunday Schot*. vtw a.m. Morning Worship, 10:&5 ara. Training Union 6:45 ».m, • Evening Worship 7:JO pjn, FLAT LAKE MF.THO1JIST CHURCH Rajr L. McLrilfr jtaaior Every Sunday r Preaching Service 9:30 am. Sunday School, 10:30 a.m. Young People, »:30 pjn. CHL'KCH OF T'- IMMACULATE CONCEPTION Rer. Frandi B. McDcvitt, putnr Rev. J'aul Bujarikl, aatlttant pu- tor. I Sunday Mn.wes 7:30 and 10'30 Weekday Masses, 7:30 p.m. SATURDAY, MARCH 13, 1948 n*»T LUTHERAN CBURCH aUr. Robert Ja*ger, pulor Sunday School. 10:00 am. Morning Worsiilp icllh Holy Communion, ir.oo a.m. Tuesday, Adult Bible Claw, 1:45 p.m. CHRISTIAN SCIENCE SKRVKTS Woaun'i Clubhou.te, MIS W. Main "Bub»tane«," Is the subject ol the Uason-«ermon which will be r«»d in an Churches and Societies of the Church of ChrUt Scientist, on Sunday. Wednesday Evening meeting, 8:00 p.m. GOSPEL TABtK.S'ACLE Venl Bowlln, pattor imnday School, 8:45 a.m Morning Worship, n a.m Young People, «:«5 urn Evening Worship, 7:30 p.m. GATEWAY TAilCRNACLE L. O. Burah, pastor Church Service, 8:45 a m Evening Worship, 7:30 pm Church service. Wednesday and Friday. 7:30 p.m. FIRST CHURCH Uf 1HE NAZARENK Danlrl Vtfil.rd, pastor Morning Worship, n am Young People's Meeting 7:16 p m Evening Worship, t an Sunday School, 8:45 a.m. NUMBKH M\'E DAPT18T CHURUM FIRST METHODIST CHURCH Rev. Allen D. glewart, pastor Church School, 8:45 a.m. Worship service, 10:40 a.m Intermediate and Junior Fellowship Program, 6:00 p.m. Worship Service, 7:30 p.m. Senior Fellowship Program, S:JO pm. Wrdnndiy Choir Practice. Seekers ctn« will have Bible study at the church, 8:30 p.m. FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH Rev. Harvey T. Kldd, pattor Sunday School. 9:45 a.m. Every Member Canvass, 11:00 a.m. Junior Choir. 6:30 p.m, CoiiBrcBational Meeting, 7:30 pm Wednesday. «:« p.m., Pot Luck Supper. Prayer Meeting, 7:30 p.m. Choir Rehearsal, g:ls p.m. TEMPLE ISRAEL Dr. Alfrprl Vise, rabbi Sunday School, 10:00 a.m. Sabbath Services with Sermon Friday, 8:00 p.m.. followed by Social Hour. LAKE STREET METHODIST CHURCH II. H. [llrvlm, pa«tnr Sunrtay School. 8:45 a.m. Preaching Service, 10:55 a.m M. Y. F., 6:30 p.m. Preaching Service, 7:30 p.m. W. S. C. S. Monday. 2:30 p.m, Wect. Mid-Week Services, 7:30 p.m. Osceolo Churches FIHST CHRISTIAN CHURCH L. R. SU1I Jr., pallor BIW» School, »:44 «.m. Morning Worship, 10:w a.m. Evening Service, 7:00 p m Midweek Service. 7:30 p.m. ST. MATTHEW'S CHURCH Franela B. McDerltt, pa it or Mass, »:00 a.m. First Notional Insurance Agency FOR COMPLETE PROTECTION Phone 2311 108 North 2nd St. BILL WILSON CHARLES BITTNER FIRST rKESnVTERIAN CHURCH L. T. Lawrence, putor Sunday School, »:4S a.m. Morning Worship, 11 a.m. Young People, 5:00 pm. Wednesday evening s«rvlc*, ? pm. FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH Rusiell J. Clubb, putor Sunday School, 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship, 11:00 ».m B. T. Union, 6:30 p.m. Evening Service, 7:30 p.m. Midweek Service. 7:30 p.m. CHURCH OF CHRIST O. C. Thompson, pastor Bible School. 3:48 a.m. Morning Worship, 10:45 am, Evening Service, 7:30 p.m. Sunday School, 9:45 ». m Bible Study, Tuesday and Friday 7:30 p.m. FIRST PENTECOSTAL CHURCH Norman Kent, pastor Morning Service. 11:00 a.m. Evening Service. 7:30 pm FIRST METHODIST CiU HCH Henchelle. Couchman, pp-tor Sunday scl-.ool. 9:45 a.m. Morning ervlce. I!.-00 a.m. Methodist, Youth Fellowship (-IS i.m. Evening Service, 7:30 p.m. PERMA-STONF M I • —-_. , *-rfWJ»*™j >^*. w , • _,- All th« orinbutei of o »«n*»r lli a I led, lit, »|on«, hat all III lin«r Italy, «, on{ j (, p«rmBn«nl ll It nor o ia<k e d-oi ilding. Each *>lotk F, can and opplitd Individ- wolfy. III* i) 0f1t . mrmtir, which |r>»l r Hr«n|>h>ni th« wolli. \wi WANT ro"«wow"«V»i"4".Vu'rVf*#i7.rroVf" 1 The PERMA-STONE CO. Phone 194 of Sikeston, Mo. 117a E. Malone St. FARM (£ LOANS Home Office, Newark, N. J. WOMFT C10.1NB tOW KATI OAU,. WRITE OR SEX RAY WORTHINGTON * ,.„„„ ,,„„,„„, lar THE FKUDEKTUI. INSURANCE COMPANY OF AMF.KICA IF YOU SUFFER WITH DIABETES H'ajtr from Hot Sprints. Ark/ IJoclo^ ^"7"-' icnhed it for MOKE THAN 5fl YEARS. 4jfr tor Free Booklet Mountain Valley Mineral Water Co. CROSSTOWN WHISKEY SHOP Main and Division UlyfheviJJe, Ark. fO* R£A± MttCVRV SCW/CC tlWAX Siill & Young Motor Co. Lincoln-Mercury Dealer Phone 3479 Blytheyille Ark. 112 Walnut St BEN WHITE & SONS GENERAL CONTRACTORS MAIN OFFICE NORTH TENTH Phone 3151 & Long Distance Hauling Moving a Specialty Anylime — Anywhere Any Place Buck Meharg 401 E. Main St. Plumes: Pay 1G77 Night 2!)S6 When In Need Of Shoe Repairing Call 4I-M7 Free Pickup and Delivery! H A L F O R D SHOF, SHOP 106 South 2nd St. IJABY CHICK TIME • BUY EARLY • BUY THE BEST A Complete Line of Feed We Buy Poultry! Lewis Poultry 4If) E- Main Phone 943 PRESCRIPTIONS Fresh Slock Guaranteed Best Prices Kirby Drug StoreS FOR SALE Concrete Building Blocks Aquella Water Proofing Paint 12-48 inch CONCRETE CULVERTS plain or reinforced Osceola Tile and CULVERT CO. We Deliver I'hone 691 I Have On Hand At All Times Several tractors and equipment . . . both new and used ones JOHJ1 DEERE. FARMALL Bud other makes. Also. I have tor sale at all times 70 to 80 head ol mules. Terms can be arranged will trade for mosl anything yon have. New Ford Tractors Ready for Delivery F.C.CROWE 1 Mile S. of Brae Concrete Tiie Sewtr Til« Slw» t, 8 and ft Inch Culvert Tilt Sl/es 10, 12, 15. and 36 Inch «, 3» A. H. WEBB Hwj. «l at StaU 1,1m Phone nirlheTlll* 7U RADIO REPAIR 1 AND 7 DAY SERVICE ON ANY MAKE OR MODEL RELIABLE WORKMANSHIP. PHONE 2642 We call for and Deliver FRED CALLIHAN Electrical Appliance Co. Authorized Motorola KidJ> 106 Sooth Flrrt St. CALL EVANS GROCERY For Free Delivery 2597 313 South Second TO VMtt Sht>«i fxprrlly rrpAlrrrf with Haper stronr sol«. topsrade hwl* . . . inexpensive, qufcfc service. H-fl LTCRS QUALITY SHO€ SHOP 111 W M « I Kl ST Guaranteed RADIO REPAIR by Expert Call 811 Brooks Music Store 107 E. Main STUDEBAKE RS GUARANTEED USED CARS & TRUCKS SEE THESE BEFORE YOU BUY: 1012 Chevrolet Z Door Sedan. Clean as they come. 1M1 Chevrolet 2 Dpor Sedan. A real buy! 1911 Ford Convertible. It'« 1933 Chevrolet 2 Door Se- rlan. You can't r* wrong on this one. 1*37 Ford 2 Door Sedan. Good price. 1U38 Chevrolet !i Ton. A a honey. bargain. OUR PAINT AND BODY SHOP IS THE BEST IN THIS SECTION! • Kaclory Trained Mechanics • fails and Accessories • Wrecker Service Chamblin Sales Co. Lex Chamblin Bill Chamblin R. R. * Ash Streets Phone 2 195 STUDEBAKERS Free Delivery Call PICKARD'S GROCERY Phont 2043 1044 ChtckBsawt* The Right Place To Buy Your Car .. . EAST END AUTO SALES 503 East Main Street Clean Used Cars— All Makes! Phone 4191 J. W. Lovelady Al Larman Orover Krazier J. W. Love lady Al Larman or Grover Frazier EAST END Auto Sales 503 E. Slain l'hon« 4101

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