The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on December 16, 1952 · Page 2
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 2

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Tuesday, December 16, 1952
Page 2
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PAGE TWO BLYTHEVnULE (ARKi) COUIUKrV NEWS Kefauver Thinks NationalCommittee Should Chart Policy TUESDAY, PEC. 16, I9a»' : By G. MILTON KKM/I' WASHINGTON Ml— Sou. Kefauver (D-Tenn), whose bid (for the Democratic presidential nomination fell short, said today he recognizes Qov. Adlal Stevenson as the party's nominal head—but with no authority "to dictate or determine parly policy." ' Kefauver told .1 reporter he will recommend thai the Democrats re'v heavily on their national committee to chart policy with the aid of a special new committee ot some sort. He said the chairman of the national committee might also hear! the special policy group. Of Stevenson, who headed off Kefauver's front-running bid for the party nomination and then lost fn (he election, Kefauver had this to say: "As a matter of custom, Gov! Stevenson as the defeated nominee Is the titular head of (he party. "However, he has-no right of or In himself to dictate or determine party policy. That Is for a policy committee—the national committee and its executive committee, and perhaps others. | "Bud his views should carry a lot of weight In policy consultations." In that view, Kefauver differed In degree from Sen. Maybank (D-EC), who has said he docs not acknowledge Stevenson as the parly leader. Among other reasons, Maybank said he thinks Democratic memhers of Congress, by the nature of Ihelr jobs, will establish in day-to-day votes much of the policy on which Uie party's 1056 standard bearer will have to run. Kcfanver said he hopes the Democratic National Committee will consider the whole problem at an early dale. He satd he believes many hroad policy maters can he settled by the national committee, A smaller group wjiich might be termed a policy committee, could handle some others "of a r more changing nature, such ns certain phases of foreign policy," he continued. Kefauver said such a policy, committee If one Is formed, should give representation 10 the national committee, Oemfjcrntlc governors, Democrats In Congress and some others. Kefauver wouldn't comment on talk of booming Stevenson for n second try at the White House In 135(i. Asked whether he himself might again be ,a candidate, the senator replied: "I have no plans to become EVEN THE BIRDS ARE WALKING—The thickest fog in the memory of Londoners envelopes Trafalgar Square, turning day Into night, and forcing the pigeons to walk Instead of fly. Soot-and- smokc laden, the fog has caused at least JIO.000,000 in damage, tied up traffic, and caused several head of cattle at a London livestock show to b« put to death to end their suffering. One man was Injured when a Mallard duck, flying low, crashed into him in the pea-souper. Bank Out Does Modern Methods PHILADELPHIA !^—There, are drive-In banks where a customer oho." pulls his auto Into n parking area and then turns his money over to n cashier. There's banking by mall where you simply put deposits into an envelope and drop Into the nearest letter box. Now comes a more'modern Idea, The First National Bank of Phila- delphia, In announcing today planned *1.700,000 expansion of Its downtown office, Is going to let its customers arive right inside the building and do business withou' getting out of thel" cars. The bank will be more thin doubled In size. It Is located In the heart of what once was the banking Driving Teacher Is Jailed for Unsafe Driving LOS ANGELES 1/H — A onetime automobile driving Instructor Is serving: 60 days In Jail for falling to practice what he preached. Walter E. McKlernan. 40, was cited yesterday on four bench warrants accusing him ot (1) making a left turn without signaling, (2) falling to make.* boulevard stop, (3) making an unsafe change In lanes and (4) illegal parking. These Infractions McKlernan admitted to Judge a. c. Kepple, but he satd he quit auto Instructing and went to work In a plane plant two months be/ore stilt another olfense, misdemeanor drunk driving, occurred. The court suspended the first four counts, sentenced McKlernan on the drunx driving charge. Largest genus ot commercial forest trees is that of the «iks with about 60 species, not count- Ing many hybrids and varieties. ~T center of America and Is close by Independence Hall. A two-lane, street-level driveway under (he upper floors of the bank building will enable customers to drive right inside. On the left of the drive—radiant-heated and as long as a football field, architect's plans show—will be four teller's windows. At the rear of the drive- still Inside the building—will- be a parking area In case customers wnnl to go upstairs Into the main offices for specialized services- Give HOME GIFTS from, lemons' Gifts up to $5 Doris Dodson Ellen Kay "Georgana" "Queen Make" "Reich" Many Other Wonderful Creations Van Raa/te & Artemus LOVELY GOWNS BED JACKETS NEGLIGEES SLIPS LINGERIE KNIT SUITS by Bradley RAIN COATS by Aquatogs COSTUME JEWELRY » by Napier SWEATERS & PLAY CLOTHES by Jantzen COATS & SUITS by Crestmoor be Her Sir, here's your opportunity to give her the coat she has always wanted ... a Cvestmoor original. And at a greatly reduced price I Come in now and. "choose, her gift from our wonderful selections. She's sure to be pleased on Christmas morn. SAVINGS UP TO... Dresses by Kitchen Stool . Hassocks Clothes Hamper Throw Rugs Smokers Lamp Shades Desk Sets ) Vanity Lamps Bed Lamps Desk Lamps Table' Lamps Mirrors Pictures s Gifts up to $10 Occasional Tables Lamps Mirrors Wail Racks Pictures High Chairs Vanity Chairs Chrome Chairs Smokers Venetian Blinds Traffic Appliances Card Tables Shag Rugs Kitchen Stools Utility Tables Carpet Sweepers Gifts up to $15 Pier Cabinets Table Lamps Mirrors Pictures Student Lamps Wall Racks Cocktail Tables Lamp Tables Coffee Tables /•End Tables / Shag Rugs / • Traffic Appliances ; Cricket Chairs Telephone Sets Gifts up to $25 Radio Record Players Telephone Benches Bookcases Appliances Wardrobes 'Floor Lamps Junior Lamps Cribs Traffic Appliances • Boudoir Chairs Pullup Chairs Baby Carriages Telephone Benches Bridge Sets Gifts up to $50 Desks Cedar Chests Hollywood Beds Desk & Chair Sets Mattresses Rugs Floor Lamps 3-Way Lamps Traffic Appliances Chairs of all kinds Tables of Every Description Gifts up to $75 Cedar Chests Desks Mattresses Maple Beds Heaters Radios , Platform Rockers Chairs Dropleaf Tables Novelty Tables .Occasional Tables Hollywood Beds « Chas. S. Lemons f Furniture I 'Smart Furniture Moderately Priced"

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