The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on December 22, 1952 · Page 5
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WOKDAY, DEC. If, 1982 f OOUBICR XTWI Cherry May Get More Power than Other Governors LITTLE ROCK (#> — Gov.-elect' FrancI* cherry may gain more power than previous governors if his proposed plan for new state fiscal administration Is carried out. The plan also would provide a > greater check on administrative practices by the legislature than 'ever before. The proposal Is similar lo a plan submitted by Dr. Henry Alexander of the University of Arkansas to Commodity And Stock Markets— Ntw York Cotton Open High Low Mar . ...... 3368 3389 3363 May 3420 3438 3417 July 3455 3473 3451 Oct 3415 3435 3415 Ntw Orleans Cotton Open Hich Low Mar 3372 3383 3365 May 3414 3434 3414 July . ....... 3450 3467 3448 Oct 3415 3430 3415 Chicago Wheat Open High Mch . .. 23VJ- 23S'i May . .. 241 >i 24P« 1 Chicago Corn Open High Mch ... 163 168-H May . .. imi 17P.4 Soybeans Open Jan .... 304 Mch 305 L i May .... 305^i July .... 303K K«w York Stocks the Arkansas . LegiBlaUv* Council several months ago. Cherry released a 16-page booklet outlning the plan Saturday but Korean R«dt Echo Protest TOKTO M>>—The North XorMfl Reds tonight .tchoed Conununlct China's protest o( the riot death! of 87 civilian int^rner* nt the Pon- cam Island camp Dec. 14. Th« Red radio at Pyongyang broadcast a message from Foreign Minister Pak Hon Yong, addressed to the United Nations Gtner&l Assembly, Pak, like Red China's premier and foreign minister. Chou En-Lai, accused the u. S. of mass murder NSRB Low 235r4 165?! lea ', High 305 306 « 306 ' 304 Low •302H 304 30311 302 1:15 336C 3421 3459 3429 1:15 3368 3420 3451 3422 1:15 237 1:15 166'i 169 « 1:15 30214 304 304 302 V, 151 3-8 65 7-8 55 88 5-3 71 1-4 68 1-3 61 5-8 23 1-2 32 1-4 A T and T Amer Tobacco Anaconda Copper ... Beth Steel Chrysler Coca-Coin Gen Electric '. Gen Motors Montgomery Ward .. N Y Central Int Harvester J C Pennev 67 1-21 Republic Steel 451-8J Radio . ; 28 1-4 F->rony Vacuum 36 1-2 SSudebaker 381-8 Standard r of N J "..;!.. 1 16 3-8 T a xns Corp 57 S'ars .: 60 5-8 TJ S Steel 41 3-4 Sou Pac i 46 7-8 Livestock I.H — (USDAl— Hogs 13,000: active; weights 180 Ihs up 60 to 75 higher than -Friday's average; 170 Ibs down 50 to 1.00, mostly 75 higher; sows 75 to 1.00 higher; bulk choice 180-230 Ibs 18.00-40; several loads mostly choice Nos. 1 and 2 under 220 Ibs 1A.50; highest since Oct 24; 240-270 Ibs n.25-85; 280-320 Ibs 16.00-17.00; 150-170 Ibs 17.00-18.50. - mostly 18.25 down: 120-140 Ibs 14.75-16.50 ;sows 400 Ibs down 15.0075: mostly 15.50 'down; heavier sows 13.00 - 14.75; hoars mostly 10.00-12.50;. Cattle 1,000, calves 900: few good and choice yearling steers steady at 24.00-26.50 but generally bidding unevenly lower; limited number commercial and good heifers and mixed yearlings steady at 18 00 22.00: trading active and prices strong on cows: utility and commercial 13.00-15.50. he didn't make public necessary legislation to carry it out. The proposal calls for the termination of the present offices ol comptroller, purchasing agent and Ihe State Hoard of Fiscal Control The duties of these offices would become part of a new Departrnen ol Finance and Administration. I will be headed by Prank Storey if the department is organized. Other features Include (ho placing of post-auditing of state expenditures under the Legislature instead of the state comptroller plus an inventory of state property, to become perpetual. The governor-elect said "cash funds"—bank funds of state agencies and institutions—would be subjected to the same procedure as state appropriated funds. Would Rerise Machinery He said the plan would "revise the budget-making machinery po that in the future budget-making will represent the joint efforts of Ihe chief executive . . . and the general assembly," Under the proposal the governor's office would gain additional power through the executive's part in budget preparation The Legislature handles budget prenarattons at the present: The plan also includes transfer- Inc of contracts for printing and supplies to the new ^Department of Finance and Administration. The Department's director, under the proposal. K-onld control a created pool of state owned automobiles for state use. Divisions for budget control and purchasing would be formed In the Department. Most state departments would b£ required to submit quarterly estimates of prospective needs grille others would submit them for the full year. The .finance Director would have power to approve or 40 1 2 disapprove l request, for opern- I tional materials or supplies for most departments. Not Included under 107 3 4 i thls wouW - be tne Legislature, the ... . . ' courts and constitutional departments. Institutions of higher lep.rn- ins and the Highway Department.. Cherry said purchasing would be centralized and needs supplied either from equipment or materials already on hand or by competitive Ids. and called Ponsan "another Koje Island." Koje was the scene of the first large POW riots last February EISENHOWER (Continued from Page 1) (GonMnMd Iran P»*t » »*mo«ph«e, »c werl as In th« land : rancis Named 'berry's Aide UTTLE ROCK IJPi— Ken Francis. Little Rock newspaperman, will erve as administrative aide to !Jov.-Rlect Francis Cherry. Cherry announced that the Arkansas Democrat capitol reporter, a ine Bluff native, \\-ill a&sume the post Jan. 2. WRECKS (Continued from Page 1) vestigntion could be made. Lonnle Young. Negro. 1041 South Hth Street, and Earl Densmore Manila. Rt. 1, u-ere involved In accident early Sunday morning on Highway 61 north near Blythevilli Compress. Officers Hodge and Hop per reported that the right side o the 1050 Studebaker driven by Mr Densmore was damaged. A city police car had a mlno accident early Sunday morntn: '.vhen it backed into a- parked true owned by Eddie Caidwelt on Shiv ers Street. Officers Hodge Hopper reported both the' vehicle received flight fender damage w the police <car backed into th truck while turning around. CRASH (Continued from Pace 1) ain related, then starte-d'to settle. "Then the pilot turned sharp to he left ond tbat suggested to me he was attempting to come bnck the runway. I looked out the window at that poinl and estimated we were about 15 feet in (he air." The pilot, later identified, in the !st of dead as Lt. William O'Connell of Portland, Me., probably changed his mind and attempted to resume normal course, Demasl said. After that, the .first thing I 1 " Demas could recall was malting his painful way from the wreckage and collapsing. He was seriously but not critically Injured- J The 116 men in the giant twin- decked plane was not unusual, A!r Force officials said. They told of tests in which 160 men with 100 pound packs have flown in C124s without overloading But Rep Edith N. Rogers (R- Mass) asked the Air Force to ground the transports until the accident causes can be determined. Servicemen, she told Secretary of Air Finletter, "should not be crowded into'bne large airplane like cattle." Sen. Stennis (D-Miss), a member of the armed services com mittee. called for a full report on Globemaster crashes to the- committee. John Poster Dulles, named for sec retary of state: Harold E. Stassen who will be director of mutual sec urily in the new administration Gen. William J. (Wild Bill) Done van, chief of the World War Office of Strategic Services, auc Tracy S, Voorhees, New York at torney, | Herbert Browncll. attorney gen-! oral-designate, and Roger M. Kyes, appointed deputy secretary of defense last Friday, also will sit in at the session Kyes will represent Charles E. Wilson, who will be secretary of defense. Dulles, Stassen and Brownell will be in departments or agencies directly ' concerned with fighting communism"at home and overseas. Talked With Committee The President-elect took time out from a planned week end ot rest yesterday to confer for two hours at his Columbia University residence with a committee he recently named to study and streaniline organization of the executive branch of Jhe government. The committee is working with Temple University personnel who are making n special survey in that field. Those named by Eisenhower who met with him are Nelson A, Rockefeller of New York, former assistant secretary of state and co-ordi- nator of inter-American affairs: Dr. Arthur S. Flemming, president of Ohio Wesleyan University: and Dr. Milton Eisenhower, president ot Pennsylvania State College and a brother of the general. Also present were Joseph M. Dodge. Detroit banker who is serving as Eisenhower's pre-inauguration representative in the Budget Bureau; Gov. Sherman Adams of Nc\v Hampshu-c. nssistant to the new President; Arthur H. Vandenberg Jr., his executive assistant; and John French, the committee attorney. James C. Hagerty, Eisenhower's press .secretary, said the committee made a. preliminary .report and probably will meet again with the general in advance of his inauguration Jan. 20. Hagerty did not disclose whal recommendations the group made } . Will Interstate Other Studies In naming the committee last month, Eisenhower wrote Dr. Robert L. Johnson, president of Temple University, that it was his understanding the university study would integrate and bring up to date other ^tudies which have been made in the same field, including the report of the Hoover Commission on organization of the exeou- tive branch. Eisenhower's schedule today also includes a visit to the Waldorf Astoria to attend the annual meeting of the Freedom Foundation and conferences at his Commodore Hotel headquarters with officials of the U. H. Council of the International Chamber of Commerce, and representatives of the National Fraternal Council of Churchee, which has members from 11 Negro denominations. The members of Eisenhower's Cabinet and other top officials in he, new administration are being toroughly investigated by the FBI -at their own request. Dulles started It. He announced hortly after he was appointed last month that he had asked the FBI o make an A to 2. Inquiry into his iackground. Since then, an associate of the general said, the eight other Cabl- GVtrface of the- earth." | Ametu*m*n4 Recommended As for atomic energy, the board iroposed that interested agencies draw an amendment to the atomic energy act specifying conditions under which private intereits 'could operate commercially to oenelH from their atomic power research, .development, - and production." The conditions would include such things as patent rights, avail- bility ot fissionable materials, and allocation of costs between industrial power and weapons.' The -commission ' had recom mended that the cooperation In ef feet for several years between thi Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) and private groups developing electric power fron atomic energy be continued to a maximum degree consistent with security. This recommenda t ion, the sources board told ihe President can be interpreted as questioning the apportionment of effort be tween military and civilian use of atomic energy. The board con tinned: "As the present security positlo of the U. S. Is heavily dependen on atomic weapons; the margin o government atomic energy effor available for civilian programs 1 necessarily small. •Whether or not the atomic en ergy commission could arrang more work on the development o electric-generating atomic pifin' without lessening security is a question closed to adequate discussion because of the necessary secrecy surrounding pertinent facts." The board sntd the interest of industry In participating in atomic power development Is retarded by undertainlies as to how it would be, permitted to use its results. These uncertainties, it added, stem, from restrictions In Ihe present law. | ilovs Obs«ry« Annual Army Day BELGRADE, YugO«lavk <^_Yugoslavia obwrv«d its annual Army ay today and premier Marshall Tito proudly a»ert*d that his co.un- ry now has "more friends than en- imies despite the hostility of R«s- ia." He acknowledged that this anti- Soviet Communist state is an "exceptionally difficult position" but- said the whole nation would serve afi an army if the question of the defense of Its soil arose—"and we enow how to defend it." U.K. (Continufd from Page 1) DRAFT (Continued from Page I) Henry, Arthur Henry both of Tyronza"; Willie Golloway. Jr., Wyatt, Mo. Those falling to report today were Ovren Richard ShuLtz. Jr., Phoenix. Ariz.; and Negroes William Daiicey of Blj'theville, Vollle Harris of Toledo, Ohio, and Elzy Walrier of Gary, Ind. said H "U a mailer of bitter rngrnt on the eve of Christmas to hove this poisonous propaganda injected here." He expressed confidence in the U.N. Command in Korea. Cited Red Cross Report Oromyko. looking natty in a blue suit, also linked thfi riots with the U.N. adoption of the Indian Korean plan. He said the U, E. wanted to perpetuate the Korean War and the Indian resolution was part of that scheme. Gromyko said the International Red Cross report on last spring's prison outbreak at Koje Island criticized the U. S. for using weapons against rioting prisoners. He sale use of force against the prisoners was part of an American scheme to coerce prisoners into sayinjr tlie> did not want to go home. Those who refused, he added, were brutalized, | Gromyko charged that in May 1951, the U. S. shipped 1,400 Chi nese and North Korean prisoners to the U S. lo serve us "guinea pigs in atom experiments:" tha on Mny ID, 1052, American hang men gouged out the ryes of 1 prisoners, and that on May 30, 1932 the U. S, burned BOO prisoners in flame-thrower experiments. Lloyd burst out laughing al these claims and Jessup and Gross Joined him. Looking at the British, Gromyko said: "They are laughing louder than the American delegation. I wonder why.* * Hoppcnot. answering lor the West, said the guinea pig charge was "odious." ! Lloyd, in his turn on the rostrum, referred to^ a statement by Mrs, Gertrude Eekanlnova. the C?,ech delegate, that the U.N. Command prisoner* kepi in their huU. M BrltMi minister reminded AMNnblr thit he had visited the o«n(M himeetf and had noticed among the "modest effects" such things ai sharp spear:, guns with knives and other weapons. The debate alternated among Soviet satellites and members of the Western or neutral camps until the speakers were talked out, utterly weary. The Assembly first convened Oct. 14, a month later than usual, In order to avoid as much as possible Ihe U. S. elections. But actual ly it never recovered from the impact of those elections and the Republican victory. The U S. rtele- ation picked by President Truman lecame a "lame duck" group un- ible to maintain iUs old time In- lucnce in U.N. halls. As everyone waited for Eisen- io\vnr's inauguration, some of the ough political problems were put off lo a second part of the Assembly. The leftovers included col- eclive measures against aggression, disarmament, Czechoslovak charges that the U, S. inlcrferc-s in ;ho affairs of other countries by Its Mutual Security Act, a U. S. demand for an impartial investigation of Communist charges Ihe Americans wngcd bacterial warfare in Korea and a Polish package proposal for peace and good will through the world—on the Kremlin model. Constant Theme One of the notable features of this Assembly was the violence of Russia's "hate America" campaign. It was a constant theme song for a tired and old Andrei Y. Vishinsky, the Soviet foreign minister. It was reflected In the closing stages by the Soviet blasts at alleged American cruelties in ObHuary Michigan Girl Dies at Dell Services for six-month-old Brenda Kay Ostrom, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ervin Ostrom of Wator- vltet,' Mich., who died at the home of her aunt south of Dell Thursday, were conducted at 2:30 pjn. Saturday nt CoM> Funernl Home Chapel by the Rev. Eusene Hall, pastor. tou»W w»« nt Dogwood ' flrctida Kay dlod a/tef t. t»u-& lll/.cw while her parents w«M la olitean with tho tain it}' of Kriwin MclsW, who burned to dei*h Sunday In a houwi fire near Deft. Siie had been left with hoi- aunt and grandmother. She IK also survived by a sister, Dona Ostrora, ot Wfttcrnet, Mich. IAYAWAY TODAY!" putting down disorders at the Pong- gam cnmp. 2 Missco Servicemen Return from Far fast Two Mississippi County men were among the 24 Arkarwans aboard the Navy transport " Gen. Simon B. Buckner when it docked at. Seattle yesterday with 1,518 servicemen from the Far East. They are Cpl. Larry J. Murdough, 902 Clark, Blylhcviile. and Navy Storekeeper Ernie J. Nelson of Wilson. HEW. ..IMPROVED UNDERWOOD CHAMPION Volus-Prkod Al BUSINESS MACHINES! CO. 113 S. It'll way. I'hnnc 8fl91 Terms as low as J-l a Week CREDIT JEWELERS \£-Z LOCAL CRf PIT FOR LOCAL PfOPtt 8V LOCAL KOPLl GIFTS 114 W. MAIN marie similar requests or will do so. ! r Their attitude has'been, said the associate, that Uiere shouldn't be the faintest taint of suspicion about any government official. MOX Show Slar(s Weekdays 7:00 Sat. Sun 1 :DO Always a Double Feature RITZ THEATRE Manila, Ark. LAST TIMES TONITB Dnuhle Feature c • mm smi-mmi utttiiL LAST'TIMES TONITE 'ABOUT FACE" Gordon JlcRae Eddie Bracken TUBS • WED 'ATOMIC CITY' Michael Moore Nancy Gates Attention Farmers A. A. Hardy- has b*«n appointed to handle CROOKS QUALITY COTTON SEED In this lerrltory. For the earliest and best staple and tnrnoQt you can't beat Crooks Hl-bred Cotton Seed. Howcrcr, we do have manr other varieties smch •s DP & L 15. All seed fs state certified, dcUntcd and treated. W« also hare breeders certified In some seed. We also hire * nice stock ol setd now !n our warehouse. Anj" order, large or small, will be given prompt attention. Book yonr colton s*ed now and have H delivered when yon need 1U Whatever jour 5«d needs are, contact me. and lot me help you to get the verr best seed al the lowest pos- ilble price. '' A. A. HARDY 705 Clear Lake Blytherille let appointees and those named to other key posts either already have ••""••"^^^^^""••—• NEW Air Conditioned By Refrigeration "Your Community Center" . MANILA, ARK. Matinees Sat. & Sun. Phone 58 Also Cartoon TUES - WED Double Feature LAST TIMES TONITE "PAULA" Lorelta Young Kent Smith IMtAKA WEHOCU WAlTtt JTWWYCK- CORET-IBSTON THEATRE OSCEOIA YOUR FRIENDLY THEATRE 'Entertainment at ils Best" LAST TIMES TONITE Cont. Showing from 2 p.m TUESDAY "THE CLOUDED YELLOW" Jean Simmons Trevor Howard WEDNESDAY "Brave Warrior" Jon Hall Christine Larson Beautiful Spruce Christmas Trees. Country Ribs and Backbones Good Tennessee Sorghum. Fresh. Oysters A LARGE VARIETY OF FRESH Fine Foods at PICKARD'Sl Grocery & Market Nationally Advertised and Fancy Groceries Christmas Trees Candiei Nuts Fruits Fancy Fruit Cak« Fruit Cakes Mixes Glazed Fruits FRUITS AND VEGETABLES EVERY DAY IN THE WEEK. We Deliver THOMPSON 'EASY LOCAL CREDIT BY LOCU PEOPLE

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