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December 17, 1952

The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 5

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WEDNESDAY, DEC. 17, 1952 BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS PAGE FFVK Groucho Mqrx Turns financial Tipster-- 1 Just Watch the Wind' By SAM DAWSON NEW YORK U*>— J Tips for invest-1 ors come today from such eminent sources :is Groucho Marx and the Federation of Women Shareholders in American Bus;ncss, Inc. ' The radio and movie comedian I advises that he buys stocks when I the wind is from the north. I The federation advises its lady a^memhers to get slocks out of their PJhusband's nanw and Into their own. I Groncho's discussion of the fine I points of corporate Investing and I management comes in answer to H solemn questionnaire sent him, & Pitncy-Bowes shareholder, by the management of the Stamford, Conn., makers of postage meters and business machines. His replies were released yesterday by the company in a report on their "Stockholder Opinion Survey." FRENCH FORCES ATTACK —Newsmap above shows where encircled French troops jnbbed sever} miles into the key base of Nasan (1), without meeting any enemy resistance. The palrol confirmed reports lhat (he Reds had withdrawn their defense perimeter. At Phatdiem (2), near the GuU of Tonkin, a French air raid wiped out a Red troop concentration. Asked why he bought Pitney- Bowes slock, he. says "the wind was from the north." To a question about his other stock ownership, Marx lists "two dry holes in Texas." The curious management wanted to know "How capable do you consider the present management?" And their Beverly Hills, Calif, i shareholder wrote back, "Good | golfers," He also rated their annual report as "tops in fiction." Pra o Ucal advise was handed out, too. Money can be raised for financing |hani expansion and | growth, he told the management— gnorlng the orthodox methods of ssuing debentures or selling coin- lion and preferred stock—by resorting to "bank robbery," The advice to women was aired t a meeting of the federation here yesterday. The advice in this case was entirely serious. "Don't be afraid to shop for investments or for Investment conn- ' sel the way you do for anything else," Mrs. \Vi1ma Soss, president of the federation, told her following. "Read the news, editorials and financial pages of a newspaper every day," she said. "Read a newspaper with whose editorial policy you disagree at least once a week. "Learn how to read financial and 1953 proxy statements. "Keep an eye on the United Nations with regard to foreign holdings of companies in which you invest. "Attend stockholder • meetings of companies and mutual funds in which you invest when they are within a reasonable radius of where you live or work." And then the Incly Investors got the real dope on how to be a success in the financial world, "If you are a stockholder by marriage because the stock is in your husband's name," Mrs, Soss advised them, "act as his proxy If lie cannot attend, or go together." Then she looked her lady investors right in ine eye and let them have it: "Or, better still—get the stock In your own name," 48 Books Added to Shelves Of Blytheyille Public Library BIG MOUSETERY—Kitty's all confused. From all he heard from his mother, mice run away from cats, but mamma ' never told him about rubber mice. They bounce right back. This feline funny business went on at the National Cot Club's championship show which was held in London, England. Duke of Windsor, Wife to Miss Coronation PARIS Ifl —Neither the Duke of Windsor nor his American-born duchess will attend the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. He announced this today as he an.d the duchess left for the United Stales. Windsor said it would run contrary to custom (or any king or ex-king to be in Westminster Abbey June 2 when his niece takes the crown. Buckingham palftce confirmed this is the custom. Windsor himself was Bdward VIII, George VI's predecessor. But he abdicated so be could marry tile former Wallis Warficld of Baltimore, "the woman I love." Pine Bluff Negro Dies in Blaze Forty-eight new books have been idded to the shelves at Blytheville 'ublic Library, Mrs. Ira Gray, librarian, announced yesterday. The following were given as nemorials: In memory of Walker Humphrey Baker — "Flower Arrangement for Hunches," by Wilson, donated by Mr. anrt Mrs. F. O. Rlechel; "Witness" by Chambers, donated by Drs. bar) and Edna Nies. In memory of Mrs. C. H. Bean— "The Glitter and the Gold," by! Bal.san, Mrs. Hubert Seymore and Mary Jane. In memory of N. W. Brighani— "The Circat Enterprise" by Over- strcet, Mr. and Mis. Robert O. Me- Haney; "Complete Opera Book" by Koblie, Mr. and Mrs. Harry A. Haines. In memory of Edwin Harmon Caldwell—"The Silver Chalice." by Costain, Mr. and Mrs. Bill Young; "Complete Poetical Works," by Tennyson, Mr. and Mrs. Jim Crafton; "Oxford Companion to English Literature," by Harvey, Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Stickmon and Mr. and Mrs. Murray Smart; "My Island Home." v Hall. Mr. and Mrs. E. J. Cure; four Holiday In Cuba," by Jun.son, :r. and Mis. E. R. Mason; "The and of Beginning Again," by Hycr, >. and Mrs. John Caudill; "Best merican Short Stories, 1952," by ou-y, Mr. and Mrs. F. E: Black and liss Dettie Black; "Best Plays ot 151-1052," by Chapman. Mr. and Irs. Alvin Huffman. Jr.; "1952 ritannica Book of the Year," by Mi 1 , and "American Hating Planes and Historical Races." by Kinert; "Arrow In the Blue," by Koe.stler; "lien Franklin of Old Philadelphia," by Cousins; "Betsy Ross and the Flag." by Mayer; "Hig Chance," by Allen; "Daniel Boone; opening of the Wilderness," by Brown; "Danny Boy," by Goudcy; "Devils of Loudin," by Huxley; "Clipper Chip Days," by Jennings; "Conquest of the Nortli and South Poles," by Owen; "Gettysburg," by Kantor; •Helen Templclon's Daushter." b> Crump; "Hunter," by Hunter. Lakes Bsnc." by Wentworth; PINE BLUFF 68-year-old Negro burned to death when fire destroyed his 4-room house neai here yesterday. Firemen said Charley. Noble was alone in the house. MOX Show Starts Weekdays 7:00 Sal^ Sun 1:00 Always a Double Feature LAST TIMES TONITE Double Feature Encyclopedia Britanntca, Irs. Wade Jeffries; "Admirals of merican Empire," by West, Mr. nd Mrs. E. B. Woodson; Charles ilckens. His Tragedy and Tri- mph," 2 vols., by Johnson, Mr. and Irs. Leon Oenning. In memory of Pauline Lee— Journey into America," by Peattie, Mice Marie Ross. In memory of J. B. Miller—"The efferson Reader," by Rosenbcrger, Ir. and Mrs. Joe B. Raniey and Mr. nd Mrs. Wilbur R. Denning. In memory of Hnrland Eugene 'hllliber—-"Paul Revere." by Sle- r enson. Mr. and Mrs. R. E. Blaylock; 'Abe Lincoln," by Stevenson, Mrs. A. A. Isaace. In memory of Dr. F. E. Utley. Sr. —"Complete Book of Etiquette," by Vanderbilt. the Rupert, Craflbns ind Ensign and Mrs. G. A. Hines, Jr. Other new books added; 2fti *i* Technicolor —Plus— Hum ROMAN IS AIL WOMAN ^ "LICHTNIHC STRIKES THiCE WNG VIOOR r,:;ri",;'-.-, r .'."™, » f *™£Z. a Basketball Short so Your Heart." by Cavanna; ost Dog Jerry," by Robinson; ''Lou- Inna Purchase," by Tallunt; "Mr. ell Invents the Telephone." by ilnpen: "New Boy." by Urmston; 3n to Oregon." by Morrow; "Pan- icr's Moon." by Cannings; "Paper hunderboltU," by limes; "Release om Nervous Tension," by Fink; Rustlers ou the High Range," by Iwater; "Trappers and Traders of liu Far West," by Daugherty; "Wild illl Hlckok," by Holbrook. Courier News Classified Ads Jonesboro Gets C of C Manager INDEPENDENCE, Kas. IB — J. W. (Bill) Perry, secretary-manager of the Independence Chamber of Commerce since Oct. 1 resigned today to take a similar position at Jone.sboro, Ark., effective Jan. 10. Perry came here from Nevada. Mo., where he hud been for 16 At Kelley's HERE'S THE PERFECT GIFT FOR THAT "NEW ARRIVAL' S iouxX /iv-A i i •\MOX Just the thing to bring liltle papooses home, ','injun style." Toasty SIOUX MOX, baby moccasins in beautiful capqskins, hand tended in authentic Indian designs. Cuddly and soft with fleece linings to keep V precious feel warm and safe from drafts. Come in and see them. MAIL ORDERS TOO ! RICHIY FUR R fD HAND BEADED CAPESKINS O 98 KELLEY'S Your Friendly Shoe Store onths. Prior to that he was 13- staut manager of the Kansas ly, Kas., Chamber of Com- icrce. Typhous can be 500 miles acrcsi. RITZ THEATRE Manila, Ark. WED - THUHS "SNOW WHITE" A Disney Feature In Technicolor FRIDAY "RED PLANET MARS" Pc'lcr Graves Andrea King EW Air Conditioned ' By Refrigeration "Your Community Center" MANILA, ARK. Matinees Sat. & Sun. 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