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April 19, 1949

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BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS TUESDAY, APRIL 19, 1949 New Drug Stops Cancer in Mice Hope of Controlling Dread Disease Seen In Latest Discovery By Alton L. Blnkcslcc A»soc!»ted Press Science Hciwrtrr DETROIT. April 19. </Pi—A new drug finds and hits an Achilles heel of cancers in mice, stopping the growth of tlic cancers. It seems lo do It by fooling the cancer cells Into thinking the drug is -something they need In order to grow. If they use the new sub- stijute, they don't grow. The drug apparently affects only cancer cells, thus hitting nt n weak spot. For normal healthy cells don't need tills same chemical In their diet, and thus don't take the substitute either. This discovery Is one of the bright new findings about cancer, offering the hope of one way of controlling It. It was announced Sunday to the American Association for Cancer Research by Dr. George W. Ktdder, associate professor of biology at Amherst College. Human Reaction Unknown Tlie drug succeeded in halting or slowing doivn cancer growths In mice, he said. It Is not yd known whether It will work Ir humans. It isn't ready to be tried now. More work must be done on animals. Dr. Kldder said. Anrt maybe a better drug can be lomid through the same kind of work that led to this one. The drug Is named Guanazolo. It Is just slightly different from another chemical, guanjiie, that the cancer Bells In mice apparently need lo grow and multiply. If they get the guanazolo, their growth apparently Is blocked. Dr. Kldder Injected the drug Into mice suffering from three kinds of cancer. Each time the cancers stopped growing while the drug was being given. They started growing again when the Injections were • stopped. The same kind of cancers in other mice, not treated by the drug, kept growing all the time. The Doughter Born to Young Woman After She Was Shot Through Head DALLAS, April 19-M'J—A 19-» year-old mother who gave birth to a child after she had been shot, through the head was In "excellent" condition at a Dallas hospital yesterday. Mrs. Addle Hudson has every chance of recovering, her physician said. "I'll be very surprised if she doesn't make it—but she may be blind." Mrs. Hudson was shot Friday. On Sunday she gave birth, a month prematurely, to a 4-pound daughter, City policeman J. W. Gnllaher yesterday recounted the circumstances of the shooting: "Mrs. Hudson and her husband lived In a room at the home of a elatlve. I was called there Friday, found Mrs. Hudson on a bed. shot hrough the head. A .22 rifle was nearby," The physician considered It ai extremely rare case. Rushed to the lospltal, Mrs. Hudson never lost consciousness. Bullet Enters Brain The bullet." »a!d the doctor, •went in to the right of the vlghl eye, traveled through the brain aru emerged In front ol the left enr The path of the bullet was through the frontal lobe of the brain, a mrt which regulates some of the hought processes. I am afraid that it must have struck the optic nerve for at the moment Mrs. Hudson Is completely blind." The worrmn't condition was first considered grave. The hosplta t once began preparations to perform an emergency cacstircan sec lion operation to save Ihe baby li event of her death. But on Sunday, Mrs. Hudson be Ban having labor pains. And In i few hours, the child was delivered normally. The baby wns placed h an Incubator. Her condition wa considered fair. ?oyo// Hints e May Resign Cabinet Post WASHINGTON. April 19 I/I') — lcero;:uy ol llie Arm.v Itoyiill, who a.s Indicated several times iccenl- f tlmt lit- would soon resign, drop- ii'd a hint yi'Mcid;iy that tlie Icnvc- aklng is not tar off. Belorc the- Semite Armetl Services Committee, Royall was discussing he question of whether lie shouM ecommcnd commutation of death en(encc.s given six German. 1 , con- ictcd of tlie miuwicrc of American oldlors at Mnlmcdy. Uelglum, i" December. 1944. Hi- snld that any finding '"I or my .Aicce.ssor may announce" would not licet with complete approval. Luler lie said he did not want to sve a cicL-lslon "prolonged so my SUCCC.SMH will have to pass on It.' "I don't want to pass the bucfe to anyone." Gov. McMath Names State Claims Board LITTLE ROCK, April 19—I/T|— Members of the new Arkansa Claims Commission were appointc tests were make on breast cancers, disease. transplanted breast cancers, nn a form of louse Icukcmln, a hloo President's Ability As a Prognosticates Wins Him an 'Oscar' WASHINGTON, April 10— </!>)— ^resident Truman received ft 'Oscar" ycslcrdny for Ills prowes ns a baseball fan. He Is getting it for predicting;til winner of last year's opening game The "Oscar" l.s a two find n hal foot high plnslei- statuette of th president In an unplre's unlfoin The. president likes to tell th story IhRt when he was a boy h eyesight wasn't good enough fo him to play on the team .back 1 Independence. Mo., so they mad him the umpire. Presentation of the award w: ararnged for n lunch tit the capit with old cronies from his days I the Semite. Cotton Seed For Sale Burdette Deltapine 78 State Certified Blue Tag Big Boll — Easy (o Pick Good Turnout — Good Staple BURDETTE PLANTATION BURDETTE, ARK. Phone: Blytheville 782 >oo/ittfe's Raiders :dmit They're GettingOld GALVESTON, Tex., April 19— lIPl The noollltlc Raiders ale getting (I. For some of them, this Is more Ightening than their epochal Tok- rnlri from ' the aircraft carrier ornet. Seven years lo the day after their ;!c! they wound up. their animal :unloii here yesterday. Yesterday there was a parade. mmlo Doollttle liiJu.self, now a bus icssnutn, was here. Hut the formal program was hist sjdc-liiiht lo the .small gossiping rourj of fliers. Vc.s, Kossi|)in(!. About ich things RS wive.s and childrcti, nd job.s. 'J'Jiat'.-i wliat scared the liders. I guess It means we're Id." admitted Maj. Ted LUVV.SOJI, o-aulhor of "Thirty Seconds Over 'okyo," He added .sadly, "we vould cvor have talked about children c\ r cji ycai.s nyo. NOTICE Notice Is hereby given that the indersigncd has filed with the Com- nissioncr of Revenues of the State if Arkansas [or permit lo sell and lisnense beer at retail on the prc- nl.scs described as 005 N. Gth. St. ilythnville. Mississippi County. The undersigned states that he H citizen of Arkansas, of goot noral character, that he has neve jcen convicted of a felony or othci crime involving moral turpitude lint DO license to .sell beer by (he mder.slgned has been revoked with- n five years last past; and tha ! .he imdcrsigneri lias never beet convicted of violating the laws o -his shite, or any other state, relative to the sale of alcoholic liquors Application Is for permit to be issued for operation beginning 01 the 1st day of July. 1940. and to ex pirc on the 30 day of June ,1950 James Jack HarRett. Applicant Subscribed and sworn to bcfor me this 18 dny of April, 1949. Elizabeth Mason. (SEAL) Notary Public My Commission expires: 4-28-5C McMath Postpones Execution of Negro LITTLE ROCK, April 19— Governor McMulh yesterday pos poncd until June n the cxccutto of Mitzcll Palmer, Pulaski County | Negro sentenced to die Friday for the rape of a Little Rock white woman. The alcecd attack took place near here the night of Oct. 19. 1941. Tlie governor's action was tftkcu at the reguest of Griifin Smith. Jr., Little Ilockq attorney appointed by the court to defend Palmer. He wrote the governor the developments expected to materialize soon might influence his plea for clemency. Smith also said that clemency for Palmer should be considered because of the fact that the co- defenriant In the case, Charles Hamrn, also wns convicted but received a sentence of life Imprisonment. —A GOOD NIGHT'S SIEEP Rest and slcej) with refreshing comfort on » Restoiiic Triple Cushion Mattress. You'll lank bci- icr because you'll jeel better. THE ZKT OF tOU« 0AM DEPENDS ON THE RUT OF »OUR NIGHTS yesterday by Governor McMnth. Named as chairman was Davi Ford. Fort Smith attorney. Other members are DMcllri: RlfJe' Little Rock attorney, and Claurii Monzingo. Magnolia banker. Tlie commission will conslde claims against the .stuc former! handled by the State Fiscal Contro Board. NOTICE Notice Is hereby given that th undersigned has filed with tile Com missioner of Revenues of the Stn of Arkansas for permit to sell an> dispense beer at retail on the premises described us Hhvuy lit, Blylhe- vllle. Mississippi County. The undersigned .states that he Is a citizen of Arkansas, or good moral character, that he has never been convicted of a felony or other crime involving inorul turpitude; that no license to sell beer by the undersigned has been reeked, ^ilh- n five years last past; and that (lie undersigned lias never been convicted of violating the laws of this stale, or any other state, relative to the .sale of alcoholic liquors. Application is for permit to be issued for operation beginning on the 1 day of July, 1949. and Lo expire on the 30 day of June, 1950. bdell Campbell, Applicant Subscribed and s\vorn to before me this 18 day of April, 1949. Mrs. Marshall Blackard. (SEAL) . Notary Public. My Commission expires: 3-9-53. 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