The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on December 24, 1952 · Page 8
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December 24, 1952

The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 8

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PAGE EIGHT BLYTHEVTLLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS WEDNESDAY, EEC. 24,. 1951 THE LITTLE PEOPLE'S CHRISTMAS The Best Ever! BY WALT SCOTT IT WAS CU0STMAS EVE, THE 6IRPS AND ALL OV/GR We VALLEY ARRWEp. THE V^AS LIGHTED AMP GIFTS ANP AROUND. TMSPE WAS SOMETHIN6 roeV9RYGUEST: SEEDS FOR THE GIRDS ANDWUTS FOR TWE SQUILLS. THE DEEP HAD SWEET HAV TO PAT 6VEAJFU7ZY HAP HIS FILL OF MONJEY IM ALLTH NEVER HAP BEEN SUCH A Arkonson Among C-l24 Victims WASHINGTON W) -r- The Air orce yesterday confirmed lhal 2nd t. Marshall R. Thompson of Okay, rk., was amqng servicemen killed n the C-124 plane crash ftt Larson !r Force Bns«, Wash., Dec. 20. Lieutenant Thompson was the son f MY. and Mrs. George L. Thompon of Okay. The parents said Monay they had been notified that neir son was unaccounted for. Thompson became the third Ar- ansan to be Identified among the dead. New Federal Debt Manager Has Own Ideas on His Job By SAM DAWSOX , NEW YORK l.fl — W. Randolph Burgess, the Now York banker tapped to become the manager of the 207 billion dollar federal debt, has some very definite Ideas on how to handle It. He wants to make the huge debt easier to manage—nnd at the same time make your dollar buy more. His Ideas are close enough to those held by the Federal reserve Board to make chances good that the old feud between the board and the U.. S Treasury over easy money vs. Inflation won't be popping up again In the next lour years. Burgess, now chairman of the executive committee of the National City Bank of New York, Is to become special deputy in charge of debt management and inone tary policy under George M. Hum phrey, treasury secretary de.ilg nate. Like Humphrey nnd Under Sec- ratary'designate Marlon u. Fol- lom, Burgess has been closely connected, with a Federal Reserve regional bank and knows the FRB's problems. The three top treasury officials— to-be will be working with a for iner treasury official. William Me Chesncy Martin, Jr.. who la going to continuQ as head of the 'Federn Reserve Board, and who know both sides of the arguments whtcl led to the tend over cheap money Views Well Known "My views on debt manngcmcr »nd Hscal policy are well known. Burgesi said today In dcclhiln further comment now. He has Ion been articulate on the subject, both criticism of past policies and advocacy of change. Based on ils, he is known to favor: Converting into stable long-term eht a si7,ablo part of the present ontlng debt—(hat great mass of ibrt-term government securities •hlch the Treasury mu-sl con- tantly turn over by issuing new no's for old ones. Offering belter Interest rates— three per cent or more." he said ncently, as compared to the nres- ut 2>-i nef cent top on inarkel- ble securities. Making U. S. savings bonds more attractive lnleresl-wi.se. Letting the Federal Reserve System «ct In Us appointed field of managing currency and credit. Encouraging the Federal Re- servo to make Us credit policy flexible—such as abandoning Us present inflexible IV. per cent discount rate. Returning when possible to a gold standard—he says: "When European ami world monetary reconstruction has restored free convertibility at least pmong the principal currencies, the ttms will he ripo to readopt the principle of an unrestricted gold standard here." Burgess definitely feels that tin Federal Reserve should be incle pendent of the U. S. Treasury, al though working with It. Northern-Most Alaska Town ets Ready tor Big Christmas G BARROW, Alaska Wl—The Eskl- no.i of I His tiny village on the edge nf tho polar ice pack arc putting .he mml .touches on preparations tor Ihcir Christmas celebration. Barrow is the furthest north community under the American flng. Since It ts so close to, I he North Pole, children here believe that Santa pays them his first call when he seta out- to distribute presents all over the world. Early Christmas Eve, Snnta Glaus (in the person of Joe Si&- nayungyak. who'll bo wearing A red suit with a plfluw under ID will slide down a rope from .a,hole in the roof ol the mission hutUling. nas carols. A stranger would ecognlze the tunes, hut not the r ords. At Christmas feasts. Eskimos vill eat roasl meat and ice cream, he roast will be whale meal. The ce cream fs an Eskimo delicacy nade by mixing blueberries In eal oil and- cooling the mixture i snow. For a week, dog-team racing, oot races, dancing and Eskimo james will continue 'almost lours a day". Land mammals and birds had heir 01 [gin BS land reptiles, and he reptiles sprang from ampbi- )lan stock, which had (ish for ancestors. Liquor Voting Dare Is Set HOT SPHIN'GS m — Qailan ounty Judge J. M. Ixjwrey yester day set Jan. 30 for a local optlo liquor election In Sulphur Town ship, southeast of Hot Spring!, The township now is wet. Lowrey Billed that a petition ci culntetl by dry forces contalne sufficient signatures. State Sen. Q. Byrum Hurst, a. torney for a beer permit holtier in the township, said he would appeal (he county judge's ruling to Garland Circuit Court, —ilvc weelu, commencing on or before January 12th, 1»6J and lh»t eturn of luch service b« m>d« to he above named court. Dated at Hartford, Conn., this llth day of December, 1952. Robert L. Allyn, Human civilization IB about ,000,000 years old, according to lie best estimates. Superior Court for tUrtforl County A tcue copy '"j' Attest:- ,' Isaac Homelson, i Deputy Sheriff 13 J11-34 Read Courier News Classified Ads ORDER OF NOTICE In Superior Court, State of Connecticut, County of Hartford. ESSIE LEE MATLOCK NOTICE TO Robert Mat lock: II appearing from the application of the plaintiff in the above entitled action, returnable to the Superior Court of the State of Connecticut for Hartford County on the first Tuesday of February. 1953, claiming A divorce, custody of minor child nnd, alimony; that the plaintiff has endeavored to ascertain the present residence of said Robert Matlock but has been unable to do so, at'd that notice of the institution of this action most likely to come to his attention Is that hereinafter ordered: Ordered, that notice of the institution of this action be given the ROBERT MATLOCK said Kobert Matlock by some proper officer:-by causing a true and attested copy of this order of notice to be published in The Blythevillc These greetings gay we send jrour w*y Arc foe a bright 'n merry Holitiay— Induced in ou'f wish for you . ., Is the Uu of luck lor >21 Carter's Grocery 700 North 6th . After he dlslribnlcs presents to a! the children of the village, the yul celebration, wtll open. It probnbl will last until New Yesir's Dny. There'll bo enroling, feasting, the . exchange of presents and Just nbont everything that goes with Christinas In the United States. By tradition, all village™ will, blossom out in new clothes—gaily j printed stiqw covers to go over fur parkns,' new Tiir trousers with bentlwork nnd gaily decorated foot- wenr called mitkliiks, which have \vnlrHA hide soles and reindeer uppers. In tho little church children's voices will be heard singing Christ- r come all faitfrful. In the sanctuary of our hearts lei Ui giv« thanks for the blessings ol the pasi year, Let us find in the spirit of Christrruk the true spirit of American democracy thai lives in the precept of ficeclom lo worship, freedom to enjoy thil - x Great Day! Tp Cijristmas PLANTERS HARDWARE PEACE ON EARTH There's so much more than expensive gifts and festive parties to make a Christmas merry! More than anything, it is the warmth and cheer of neighbors and friends who join in wishing you the hearty, sincere greetings. of the Season. It is the spirit of brotherhood expressed by the Day itself . . . the hopes and aspirations of mankind for peace on earth, unto all men good will --to which we would like to add our best wishes for a very Merry Christmas L '"' Blanche Braiiscum Lucille Byvd Glenn Bunch Ottis Rapcr Wallace Hay Louisa Bryant Earl Snider, Jr. FIRESTONE HOME & AUTO O. O. HARD AWAY - 207 W, MAIN

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