The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on December 15, 1952 · Page 10
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December 15, 1952

The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 10

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( ARK.Y COTJRTER NEWS MONT)AY,-MX5,-1R \ WSB Program Limps On; Killingsworth at Helm •r NORMAN' WALKER WASHINGTON I* — With 1J.OOO wage boosts awaiting approval, the government prodded its limping wage jtabllization program back Into action today to accommodate unions and employers. Administration of Ihe entire pay controls setup was changed over ttit week end when President Commodity And Stock Markets— N«w Y*rfc Gotten Open High Low July . Oct . New Mar . May . July , Oct 3424 3468 3488 3435 3433 3415 3495 3437 3419 3461 3480 3430 1:15 3423 3481 3481 3431 Cotton Open High Low 1:15 3421 3429 3414 3414 3466 3«0 3458 3484 3491 3478 3430 3433 1436 3458 3418 3423 Chicago Wh«at Open High Mch . .. TM'.i 231 May ... 240 240H Chicago Corn Open High Mch . .. 1«8« IW',4 May . ;. 17114 iWi Soybean* Open Jan Mch M»y July . 30314 . 303>i ; '302 K High 303',i 305". 305'1 303 K Low 236 ',4 239 H Low 168!1 171% Low 301 303',. 303',t 301H 1-.1S 1:15 168S 171 V, 1:15 3G2',i 304 303 't 30 2 U N«w York Stocks A T and T IS* S-6 Arrier Tobacco 66 1-! Anaconda Copper 40 1-4 Beth Steel M 3- Chrysler 88 3-8 Coca-Cola 107 1- Oeh Meclrle 72 l-i Gen Motors ..,— *1 1- Montgomery Ward fio 1- N T Central 22 3- Int Harvester 32 J C Penney 683- Republfc Steel 45 Radio ....'. 28 7- Gocony Vacuum 36 Studebaker 36 1- SUndsrd of N J 76 1- Texas Corp 56 3- Sears 61 1- TI S Steel 41 5 Sou Pac ..;.,:-..: ;• • 45 7- 8 More Reds Nabbed in Morocco rnmian, despairing of getting In- usiry men back' Into service on he' Wage Stabilization Board, rned the problem over lo Eco- omlc Stabilizer Roger L. Putnam, Putnam, whose own resignation akes him out of government in a ew days, turned the situation over Chairman Charles C. Killingsworth and three other public mcm- ers of the WSB. They were em- lowered to carry on wiige controls. Instead of the WSB with equal lumbers of members representing he public, Industry and labor, {lllingsworth end his three public nembers are lo administer wage ontiolt. They asked the labor aembcrj to stand by for "advice n handling future cases, II seemed probable that,'~ al- hough Pulnam held out hope for wooing industry men back to posts the wage board, pay curbs 1" lie five weeks until Hie new Re- >ubllcan administration coincs In- power will be handled by {Illlngssvorlh's wholly governmen- al selup, without formal labor nd Industry help. Coal Caw Wa> Cause Tlie controversy leading. U> this situation was set off by Triiman's lamlllng of a coal miners' pay Increase. He approved all of the ntners' negotiated raise after the WSB had approved only part of H. The WSB's industry members resigned, accusing the President of yielding to/political expediency. Killlngsworlh seemed likely to .ackle a backlog of 13,000 pending union - employer agreements by giving broader delegations of power to the WSB's stnff. Well over million workers are believed to ! Involved In the cases. Both Truman and I'uinani have I assured CIO President Walter Reuther they will help speed action on the pending cases. Reuther has suggested broader policy authorizations lo the WSB's staff on wages, fringe benefits and severance pay provisions as steps to help clear away the backlog. These matters In the past have required full board action. Putnam may authorize' such wider nlllhority /or the nnaly.sls of wage cases before he steps out In a day or two. Presumably he would hold them to over-all limits of existing wage stabilization policies as Putnam has strongly expressed himself against lifting wage ceilings. • • , CASABLANCA, Farnen Morocco, Wl—French authorities today threw eight more Communists, including Ihree Soviet citizens, out of this troubled North African proteclor- nte. This brought to 20 the number of Communist expelled from Morocco by France ns a result of the bloody uprising a week ago. Frenchmen here meanwhile expressed belief that the stern measures being taken to put down nationalism will guarantee Morocco years of peace. Moroccan nationalists, like those In Tunis, are fighting to win independence from the French. Police measures consist In seizing almost every member of the Independence party called Istlqlul, every Communist .Moroccan and French, and Nationalist - Inclined members of the Genera] Trade Confederation. In Casablanca alone nearly 1,000 persons have been arrested. EISENHOWER (Continued from « 1) tough (asks 11« ahead, guch spiritual preparedness, in our embattled world, i: is necessary as physical rmament. A- iree citizenry, ««Ing Its soldiers honorably to ace the enemy, must itself, hon- stly face reality. "1 return, however, with s re- wed confidence that » satisfac- ry solution In Korea can be peded. I know It will demand ommon sense and care, much oreslght and much patience. But ot more In Korea than anywhere In the world is honorable eace beyond the power of Iree en lo achieve when tliey pursue Intelligently and energetically." 3 Killed in Jet Bomber Crash MUNICH. Germany W'j—A U. B. 3-45 Jet bomber crashed yesterday near Munich, killing three crew members, the Air Force announced today. Two others parachuted to safety. • The Air Force said a wing broke from the plane, which was enrr,:te from England to Fuerstcnfeldbruck Air Base. The names of the dead were withheld pending advice to their kin. Obituaries MAYO (Continued from Page 1) Phoenix, Ariz., and Mrs. Rosie Gillain of Sap Francisco, Calif.; daughter, Mrs. Louise Davidson Sacramento, Cnlif.; and two sons J, B, Mayo, oT Marlon,. III., RTU Andrew Lee Mfvyo of Dallas, Tex. COUNCIL Livestock NATION A I, STOCKYARDS. 11!. Itl — (DSDA1— Hog.l 16.000; fairly active; barrows and gilts 25 {o 35 higher than Friday's average; sows 25 (o 50 hfghcr; most ndvance on heavier weight*; bulk choice 180230 lb« unsorted for grade 11.0015; several loads uniform choice under 220 Ibs to shippers ami but*hers 17.40; 240-210 Ibs full width of choice grade 16.26-85; few 280-300 Ibs .It. 50-18.00; ISO-Ill) Ibs 16.0017.29; 120-140 Ibn largely 15.26; few 15.50; sows 400 Ibji 14.50 - 15.00; heavier «owi H'.OO; lx>«n 9.50-12.00. Cattle 6,000, calves 1,200; «rally xsting unevenly higher steers, heifer 'aand cows, with relatively little done on steers and heifers; some cowa 35 to 50 higher utility nnrt commercial cows 13.00 15.00. down 12.50- Ken Mrs. Al Cheotham Dies of illness Services far Mrs. Al C. Cheatam of Bhreveport, La., a former esldcnt of Blytheville, will be held omorrow' morning, 10 o'clock, at J>sborn Funeral Home In Shreve- ovt. Burial will follow »t a Shreveporl - cemetery. Mn. ChenUmizi died yesterday loon following a lengthy illness. Survivors include 'her husband, hree children, and & niece, Mrs. W. I. Malin of Blytheville. (Continued from Page 1) never i\iel Barnhtll; declared thu "the feeling between the athletl director and the "conch," appnrent ly referring to the resigned Doug las, "lins been so strong that ' just tore up the football team. - Those who -spoke against th motion included Sen. Russell Elro ol Sitoam r Springs and Rep. Robei Harvey • of' Jncksoir-.County. . Both Elrod and Harvey sairt the thought the matter should be le up to the University Board Trustees. Read Courier News Classified Ail NATO "l-ook. Listen and Learn" In another passage he said: "I elleve the architects of aggres- ion can be made to realize that : , would he fateful folly to ignite ther conflagrations like the •Corenn conflict elsewhere in th* vorld." The general said the purpose of Is trip was to look, listen and earn, H mentioned the civil and mlli- ary feeders he had seen, Includ- ng Syngmon Rhee, President of he Republic of Korea. Perhaps significantly, he listed our military advisory represents- Ive from Formosa" as one of the fficers with whom he had a con- erence. Reporting on the American orces In Korea, Eisenhower said: 'It Is the most splendidly clothed cared-for army that I think we inve ever put In the field . nd I want to report right now hat they are doing as fine a Job as you people could possibly risk.' However, he noted 'a contrns jctwecn this American Army ant lie ones that went to Europe in World Wars I and II. He-sold: 'It's a force that isn't the wise cracking force of World War II t isn't the singing force of Worli War I. But they arc "young met hat Vnow Ihey're out there doln; i serious job., and they're doing t without whining and withou complaining." He made special mention of th ROK Republic of Korea) d! visions: "For the competence an courage of the Republic of Korea' own fighting forces, so . lincl trained hy Gen. James A. Va Fleet, I heard only the highes praise from all U. N. commanders My own Inspection of some Korea units completely , confirmed thi estimate. ROKs they '. are calle and rocks they are." He said he had seen some othe United Nations units as well, .an said. "Their combat records worthy of their countries' proud cst traditions." With respect to the future, h made three points: "First. , the.^ training of f^O forces can-arid should be expan ed and speeded. This is my opinio and the unanimous opinion ot th commanders on' the scene. "Second. . . . certain problen of supply, have reached rather ser us proportion*, »nd r»qu!r« »»rly >rrection. Me»t r*inM Phut "Finally, w» must all r«o«riiw In all our thinking «nd our enntnij — th»t the Korean War but the moat dramatic and most afnfui phase, for us at thl» mo- ent, ' of bur world-wide itrucgle galmt, Communist aggression, ila journey marks hot the end ul the beginning of a new effort i conclude • honorably this phase ' (he global struggle." John Foster Dulles, designate r secretary of state, told news- icn, "The general foreign policy •us made at sea." (Continued from Page 1) [idling here today. With the British piuhlng for his ppointment, Adm. Earl Mountbat- cn. commander of BrlUn's naval orccs Is slated to be assigned the tfATO duty of preserving the vital Hied communication line through IE strategic Southern sea. 'Hie council program today In- luded a public meeting reserved lalnly for welcoming speeches, fol- owed by a business sesilon behind losed doors into In the afternoon. NATO military leaders planned i advise the ministers to make heir decision on the construction rogram at this meeting and not vait until they get together again March or April. A high-placed American Informant said that, as a concession, the rlilltary Committee ,hRd trimmed Is original construction estimate rom 453 million dollars to the new arget of 428 millions. The program calls for the build- hg of between 31 and 35 airbases, well as. naval construction and other military installations. The airbuses, however, are hte ma]ov tern. Predicting stiff opposition from some countries, an American source said: "Some ministers want to know first how much money will be spent in (heir countries before they will be willing to chip in. The United Slates will try to get the building program passed even against this opposition.". British Lord Ismay, the NATO secretary general, has expressed doubt that the plans "will be approved because some countries may object to heavy new expenditures. The ministers will hear reports l the progress of the .European defense buildup, but they probably will be somewhat less rosy than those handed- -put yesterday to newsmen by NATO officials. Harrison High Principal Speaks At Church Event LM-D. JtfftM, principal of X»- rl*>n High School, w«i principal speaker l»rt night during ». pror gram held »t Bethel AME Church at Coleridge and First Street*. Jefferson spoke on', responsibilities of Individuals and group; and their relation to other individuals and groups. • •'<.r ' He was Introduced by Rev. Thomu J. Brown, putor. Carrie B, White, social science teacher at Harrison, also spoke. X-cantata was presented following the talk*. A p*ieant deplctlnc.the birth of ChrUt will b* pre«nt*d at 7:30 p,m. Sunday at th« church. Rev. Brown will speak at 11 am. Sunday on "Jesua Crowded Out." 40 Cr»wm»n Marooned— U.S. Navy Ship Breaks in Half On Rocks in Leghorn Harbor "% 1TAK SW1NTON '• *• LBOHORH, TUly (AP> — The MOO-ton U. ». Navy rtlr|»erater »htp Orommet R*efer broke In half on the the rocks of Leghorn'harbor to- dajr with 40 men aboard. She was driven aground by gale whipped Max, Cold Wave Hits Most of State A cold wave that moved Into Arkansas lite last week sent temperatures skidding to below freer- Ing yesterday arid brought flurries of snow at many points. The U.S. Weather Bureau at Little Hock said the .lowest temperature In the state was 14 at Fayetteville, the highest 42 at Dardanelle Other lows yesterday includec Gilbert, 15; El Dorado, 18, and, Ozark, 18. Three men were carried to aafe- -y by bretchei buoy acrow the raging water, but-ln late afternoon the line uxd to operate it snapped, An Italian callor seized the broken end before It disappeared In the sea'and rescue workers act to work at one* splicing It. The flrat man to reach thore wai Carl F. Treudler of Bellealre, N. T.. the ihip't firlt engineer. He by. Treudler, (Se. KHated ?t»rr Fait ») said no one aboard wac hurt. The.men are aboard the stern section of the ship, firmly lodged on rocki about. 100 yards off shore. The bow half of the vessel drifted about the harbor for several hours and then crashed on rocks .near' who cam* ashore to help rescue operations, safd the remaining crew members feared the stern half of the ship would topple over. Rescue',Workers ashore, including crewe . from three n. 8. N»vy repair ships, uld.'tW* *»• no immediate danger, however. 1%e ship's CMTK> Includes saveri tons of turkeys ior soldlef dinners In Austria and Italy. The Orommet Reefer, a'refrig- erator ship carrying supplies for U.S. Army forces in Austria, put into Leghorn from New .York. It was to have docked today to unload a 111 -ton cargo of foodstuffs. Sh« Is a welded ship. Head Courier New* Classified Ads. WHY WAIT LONGER? If your gift's o washer Or o freezer, this believe— Buy^torly, or old Santa Can't deliver Christmas Eve. TOYS REDUCED UP TO Shoulder Pods & Helmet, Reg. 3.98 Doll Beds, Reg. 1.59 '..:... Many other'toys at.Big Reductions. Durkees Fancy Shredded Coconut, 4 oz. pk. lOc Tangerines '..'. .;...... . . . ..... . Dozen 15c Red Delicious Apples . . dozen <10c Oranges .each 2c Christmas Trees with Stand 75c up "We Specialize in Gift Baskets BLYTHEVILLE CURB "MARKET 130 E. MAIN ST. Fer This Chrlstmaj Anrt a Lifetime • . . MORE FAMILIES BUT WORLD BOOK ;; ,,, -- .Than Any Other ENCYCLOPEDIA Help your children win socem! Just $10 down and $6 ft month brings World Book into jour home. Call Bill Fatten »t MM. KIDDIES! see Santa at Sears Setrte it coming bad to Sears! Some of the kid. dies did nof get a chance to talk with him on,hii tart viiit, so he'l be back for two more days. He'N Have a gift for the kiddie*, tocv '"'? Tues. & Wed. Dec. 16 & 17 Sears, Roebuck and Co. CATALOG SALES OFFICE Phon* 8131 217 W. Main BlythevilU Traffic Charge Follows Collision ELECTORAL (Continued from Pag« 1) tern comes Jan. ft when Con^ meets to record the results, with the presiding officer o! the Senate tolling off the electors's votes. Many In Congress and out con stder the present electoral system an outmoded relic. Thia year'; electors themselves are dividci over whether it is archaic, o should be guarded against an; new-fangled chances. Some believe the college Ghoul be discarded nnrt presidents electd by popular voters. Others favo retaining the present system b\i changing It to permit a split c election votes within stales. At present, one candidate gets all a state's electoral votes even tf he wins the slate by just a handful of popular votes. The proposed change would work like this: If a state has 10 electors, and the popular vole was 600,000 to 400,000, one candidate would get 6, the cihcr 4 electoral votes. Both changes would require revision o( the Constitution, a complex process. An Associated Press spot sampling of electors in several states showed that among 38 who w : ould be quoted, 24 favored a change of Rome sort, 13 wanted to retain the college as it Is, and 2 recommended a study. The majority of those favoring R change recommended election by popular vole. Tht Rev. J, W. Rainwater, 413 North Broadway and Dunne Bran- skum of Hermcmdate, Mo., were Involved in an automobile -accident this morning at Ch!ckasa\vba and Sixth Street*. The accident ocucrred' us Bran- skum, traveling east on Chickasa*- bn, started to make a left turn onto Sixth Street. The Rev. Mr. | Rainwater was going west on Chlck- asawba. Branskum was arrested by Investigating officers J. R. Gunter i and Birdie Vaalbinder for driving without a license. You Can Now Buy ICE COLD BEER TO TAKE HOME! No Increase in Price! 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