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BLYTHEVILLE COURIER NEWS THE DOMINANT NEWSPAPER OF NORTHEAST ARKANSAS AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI VOL. XLVIII—NO. 231 BlythevUle Daily News Blytheville Herald Mississippi Valley Leader BlythevlU* Courier BLYTHEVILLE, ARKANSAS, FRIDAY, DECEMBER 26, 1952 EIGHT PAGES Nation's Holiday Traffic Toll Soars Past 250 Mark Highway Deaths Are Expected to Set New Record By The Associated Tress The nation's Christmas holiday accident death toll today passed Ihe 300 mark. Aulo mishaps killed 251 persons since 6 p. m. Wednesday (local time.) Twenty-three died in fires. Thirty - one other victims were killed by all other types of accidents. With more than tv;o and one half days of the extended 102-hour weekend still to come, it appeared that the all-time record of 555 traffic deaths for a four-day Christmas holiday In 193G mav be exceedec before midnight Su/lday. Last year's Christmas week-end toll of all accidents was 789 deaths —535 of them in traffic. Some Highways Icy Highways in some-parts of the Midwest and Northeast were Icy but clear, dry weather was report ed over most of the country yester day. I. Some cities reported a r number of accidents. In Chicago police said the 24 hours of Christ mas Day were among the worst in the city's traffic history. Then were some 1,300 accidents. Mori, than a dozen persons were killed Including four by hit and run drlv ers. Traffic Chief Michael Aearn blarried the heavy toll on drunken drivers and increased traffic be cause of the relatively mild weath er. ' The Associated Press survey con tinues through the extended Jiolida weekend to midnight Sunday. Th National Safety Council has est muted a traffic death toll of 59 for the 102-hour period. Council resident Ned H v Dear born said if the present trend coi tinues, however, "we are heade •- for an all-time high for the holida death toll Alabama 100; Arizona 400 Arkansas 30!; California 15 2 0 Colorado 200; Connecticut 110 Delaware 100 F}oM<ia~\ 2 0 p GeorlK'S 0 2 IdaBo'^^F'Bn 15 1 ft Indiana 13 0 0, lo|a 3 'f 2 KanSii 210 Kentucky" 302 Louisiana 520; Mainland a 2 0; Massachusetts 411; ^Michigan 13 0 3; Minnesota 5 0 0; Mississippi 2 0 0; Missou- 14 10; Nebraska 1 0 0; New Hampshire 2 01; New ' Jersey'2 3 2;~New Mexico 3'8 0; New York 23 2 2; 'North Carolina 405: Ohio 30 O'i; Ofclahonia 900; Pennsylvania 16 1 ,1; South Carolina 701; South Dakota 100; Tennessee 6 1 3; Texas 711; Utah 100; Vermont 0 0 1;, Virginia 11 4 0: Washington 4 00; West Virginia 300; Wisconsin 101. . * . '? . * •ormer Bassett Man Killed J 4 Hurt in Wrecks Crash near Lepanto Fatal; No traffic Deaths in Mijsco A Lepanto farm manager is lead and 14 other persons .were njurcd as a result of holiday traf- ic accidents in Mississippi County and surrounding territory. Jerry Lomax Eason. 27, of Le- Janto, a native of Bassett, was tilled Instantly about 1 a.m. Thursday when his truck, bearing Christmas gifts for his children, :ollided headon with an automobile on Highway 40, three miles west of Lepanto. A headon crash Wednesday night on Highway 61 about two miles south of Blytheville resulted In critical Injuries to W. I. Wheat, 25, of Blytheville, who is in Walls Hospital suffering from concussion and internal injuries. Hospital .officials said this • morning that'he. has not regained consciousness and the extent of his injuries had not been fully'detei mined. Mr. Eason, who managed farm lands in the Lepanto area for his father, Wayne Eason of Lepanto, was returning to his home from Turrell, where he had been collecting Christmas gifts from his mother lo his two small daughters, when his truck collided .with a car occupied by three Negroes. The three Negroes were taken to St. Bernard's Hospital in Jonesboro for treatment. They are Edward Howard of Bay. Ark.. Ed Sledge of Memphis and Sam 'Dobbins of Marked Tree. Memphlans Hurt Two. other accidents "occurred !ri quirk succession shortly afterward GOODFKM.OWS'. GIPTS — Shown here is a give the city's needy families every Christmas. Some portion ot the line that formed at the American of the items were contributed by Blytheville mc-r- Leglon Hut here Wednesday afternoon when the chants. About 225 sacks of food were distributed. GoQdfellows distributed sacks of food which they (Courier New* Photo) More Xold War' but No live One Is West Europe s Forecast for '53 . .' • \ ' By RICHARD O'REGAN VIENNA (AP) — Western Europe looked toward the new year and the East today with a general conviction that the Russians will hesitate to march In 1953 but will keep the cold war hoi. . Many European statesmen.-led by England's hlstory-wisn Winston Churchill, believe the danger of a shooting-war lias receded although the Kremlin still seeks Communist domination of all Europe. _ hospitalising two Memphis ntsJ Dick Worries and Dcail Keith, both of Memphis were seriously injured u-hen their :cars overturned on the curve. David Hrowder of Marked • Tree* riding with Mr. Worries, suffered slight injuries. -}" v Four Memphis • persons 'also were injured in the collision south of Blytheville with the, W, I. Wheat car' Howard Bennett, his wife and four children were on their way to Portageville, Mo., when the head- See WilECKS on Pajre 8 * ' * * Arktirisas' Violent Death Toll Is Six; Three Die on Highways By The Associated Press Shootings and traffic accidents sent Arkansas holiday violent death toll to six for the period beginning 6 p.m. Wednesday. A backwoods gun .feud near Batcsviile yesterday resulted in the death of Joe Beel, about 45, and serious wounds, to his Frank Beel, about 41. brother Little Hock detectives Bob Satterwhite and Joe Waggoner said David Jones, 39-year-old Little Rock Negro, was fatally wounded yesterday when he was shot and killed by Sylvester Bynum. 28, •'Jit. Negro of Little Rock.. The detec- - " lives captured Bynum after a 3- block chase and exchange of gun- V, i fire. Twenty - seven - year - old Jerry Eason of. Lepanto was 'injured fatally yesterday "in a truck-car crash while returning home with Christmas gifts he had received from his mother. A truck driven by Eason and an automobile carrying five Negroes collided three miles west of Lepanto on Highway 40. Three of the Negroes reportedly were injured critically. They are at St. Bernard's Hospital at Jonesboro. Tucker Leggett of Ripley, Tenn., was injured fatally near Forrest Ar!:.inE3s Forecast—P al -tly cloudy; co -tinned - cold this afternoon, tonight and Saturday. Lowest tonight CONTINUED COLD 20 to 30 in north and 26 to 34 in south portion. Missouri Forecast—Mostly cloudy northeast and extreme north; partly cloudy elsewhere tonight and Saturday with occasional snow flurries northeast; colder northeast and extreme north Saturday; low'tonight 15 northeast, 20-25 southeast; high Saturday 20-25 northeast, 30-35 southwest. Maximum Wednesday—55. Minimum Thursday—31. Minimum this morning—25. Maximum yesterday—52. Sunset today—4:56. Sunrise tomorrow—7:06. Precipitation 24 hours to T a.m. —none. Totr.l precipitation since January 1—U.6C. . Menu temperature fmidivay be tv.i-on lush and low)—38.5. Normal mean' temperature tor December—41.9. This Dile r.a»l Year Minimum this morning—30. Maximum yesterday—53. Precipitation January 1 to this dale—57.S9. in City yesterday crash. •Negro Struck by Car His wife, one-year-old son car-truck Against this, military men fear*a recent speed-up In Russian and satellite military power. The generals, led by U. s.' Gen. Matthew Ridgway, supreme Allied commander in Europe, caution that the Soviets may be approaching Ihe strength they need to overrun the continent at the same time that Europe relaxes in over-confidence. That confidence is based upon the improved unity of the Western alliance. But crucial days lie ahead for the North Alantic community. The- Soviets seek to create new disagreements within the West. If umlv is not preserved, fragile peace may crash into the abyss of atomic war. After a penod of uncertainly about lulure American policy, Eu- iope"no\v looks to-'president-elect Elsenhower to provide new drive, inspiration and leadership in its troubled efforts to forge a unified defense community. There Is much hope that defense will take a new spurt forward after Jan. 20, even though Eisenhower may demand Europe trim the fat lo beef up its muscles. Statesmen and soldiers' alike agree that, whatever else the year brings, It will see no let-up in Russia's needling, probing and bullying. But they will have a hard task to keep alive any sense of urgency among masses of Europeans who, more and more, are reassured by Stalin's "peace" talk. Danger Not Passed" Western intelligence, however agrees the danger has by no means passed. Soviet military manpower and supplies are fast being creased behind the Elbe River THere are an estimated 180 Russian and satellite divisions in European Russia and her East European puppets. The aim of the Nortl Atlantic Treaty Organization was 96 divisions and 9,000 by 1054. Bi that goal became only a dream In mid-December when NATO cut i 1053 program because of confi dence among politicians, combine) with public pressure to cut ex penses. In this Russian-encircled eastern most European outpost of the West ern world, some top flight intelll gence men appraise the cold wai outlook for 1953 as follows: Russia, rather than the \Vcs( controls the situation. It can tak the initiative and make the Wc.s jump. What Russia will do ma; depend upon developments within ' the Western alliance. and Son Born to Woman Who Defied Death for Child ' LOS ANGELES (AP) t — A son was born today to Mrs. Jean Garett by Caesarian section, an operation which doctors said will shorten her life if she survives at all. Boston Lawyer Is Linked with Brink's Holdup Papers Say Attorney Employed by Bandits To Help Hide Loot BOSTON Ift— Unconfirmed reports said today the 31,219.000 loot from tlie Brink's robbery of Jnn 17, 1050, mny have been placed In safe deposit boxes In various bnnks by a respectable Boston mnn acting as a "front" for the robbers. The FBI refuses lo comment on the report of how the loot wns hidden after the dnrliig evening robbery but three Boston papers report today a lawyer was chosen by the gang to secret the cash. The reports said the gang's plan called for the lawyer to hire some 40 safe deposit boxes In banks throughout the country where the money could be placed by him without, suspicion. The newspapers added that the lawyer's identity lias been known to Investigators for sonic time and snld tlmt be has been under sur- vellancc for many months and Is expected to be brought In for questioning in a few days. A grand jury Investigating the Brink's robbery recessed last Monday and Is scheduled to resume next Monday. • The reports continued that the FBI has traced $236,500 of the Brink's cash to sonic of the vaults and that about $30,000 of the loot was used to buy government bonds. Another unconfirmed report said three men died before they could be questioned by the FBI in connection with the Brink's case. Two of the men were slain and the third died of a heart attack while In hiding. Men Identified The report said the men who were to-lmve been questioned were: Carleton M. O'Brien, Rhode Island diner owner who was slaJn May 17; George R. Killeen, South Boston gangster, shot to death out- SINGLE COPIES FIVE CENTS Dulles Challenges Stalin for 'Concrete' Peace Proposals Mrs. Garrett. an attractive 27•ear-old Hn\vthorne, Calif., house- vife, has Hodgkins disease, an in- urable : ailment'.' She knew before land that doctors consider her doomed, and .that having the/baby vould shorten her /life! .. . j "But if I can nave my baby I'll die happy," she said. "Death is the east of my worries now." Tlie child, her fourth, was de- ivcred at 9:42 a.m. surgeons said he condition of both mother and son 'is satisfactory, although having ;he child lowered her resistance to :he cancerous disease. They said ,hc baby appears >to be normal. Although the shadow of death hovered over the home of Mrs. brother-in-law suffered minor Injuries, Claude Smith, 54-year-old! Negro of Summerfleld. La., was injured fatally Wednesday night when he was struck by a car on Highway 167 near Junction City. Ark, State police said Smith was struck by a car, driven by Charles McClelland,, 27-year-old Negro oTJ Junction, Cily. Sheriff Claud Linton said Waller Crabtree, 30, of Magnolia was shot and killed Wednesday night at Magnolia following nn argument. Linton said Crabtree's brother i'n- law, Homer Butler, 21, also of Magnolia, is being held In the shooting. No charges have been filed. Mrs. Yvonne Williams, 17-year- old farm woman of near Coy, Ark., died at a Little Rock hospital yesterday from burns received in a kerosene explosion at her home Dec. L8. „ .,. . The West's unity primarily Is based on French-German relations and the planned contribution of 12 German divisions to the European army. If this plan fails, the Atlantic nations will have lo scramble to put together a new defensive alliance. Russia will have gained an important victory without war. She will gain, too. if the West's peace contract with Germany is Rites Tomorrow ForW.C.Bearden Retired Educator Dies at Lcachville Home at Age of 70 LEACHVILLE — Services for W. C. Bearden of Leachville, father of State Sen. Lee Beardcn who died at his home here about 10 o'clock last night, will be conducted at 2 p.m. tomorrow at the Methodist Church here. Burial will be in Monette Cemetery with Gregg Funeral Home of Monette in charge. Mr, Beardcn, who was 70, was a retired educator' who had served as superintendent of four schools. He was a native of Yellville, Ark. Mr Bearden had spent 40 years as an educator, many of them as a school superintendent. He served as superintendent of Monette schools for 12 years, superintendent at nixie, Ark., for _three years anl superintendent here for two years. He, also had been superintendent of Yellville schools before coming to Mississippi County in 1026. Mr. Benrden retired In 1943. Other survivors Include his wife, Mrs. Rosa Church Bearden; another son, John Bearden of Leachville; I\\Q daughters, Mrs. T. D. Witherall of Oklahoma City and Mrs. Claude Go&s of Flint, Mich.; a brother Wally Bearden of Yellville; a sister Garrett and her husband, Thomas an aircraft worker, she smiled bravely la.st night as she bid her children good uiglit. Before she and her husbnnd started for'Angel- is Hospital she told a few friends, 'This was. the best Christmas ever,'.' ..-1 _ ' .-"• '•'"<"' 4 " "."" •'• :V " She had determined long ago that this, -perhaps her last, Christmas, would be a 'day of gaiety, with her husband and sons, Thomas Jr., 7 ; Robert, 3; and Rnlelgh, 18 months. Physicians told her when she became pregnant that she could prolong her life by giving up the child. " "Why, I feel that a baby has as much right io live as anyone else/' she said In making her decision. So yesterday Mrs. Gnrrelt'joined with-her children in singing Christinas songs and In their glee at it Snnta hud ielt them around he gaily decorated Christmas tree. There have been scores of offers from blood donors, some from as far east as Chicago, and letters side an all-night restaurant a half nine from Brink's headquarters; and Louis (The Pig) Uva, Boston baokic who died white hiding out nt the home of relatives to avoid questioning in K.illeen'5 death. Thn FBI shrubs off .(jUestioiis re• Sec BRINK'S on Pajce 8 of hope have thorne home. flooded the Haw- Allied Bombers Hit Red Supplies Rail Lines, Troop ' Areas Also Blasted; Ground Action Light By M1I.O FAHNETI SEOUL «1 — Allied fighter bom- ers spewed death ant! destruction over North Korea today while American Sabre jets clashed with Communist Jet fighters near the West Diplomats See Peace Talk As Early Otter Stalin's Statement May Rate Serious Thought, They Say . !iy THOMAS WII1TNEV MOSCOW (» — Premier Stalin's statement, that be favors diplomatic conversations on Korea Is regarded by observers here as n preliminary offer to use bis good offices In arriving at a Korean settlement Western diplomats In Moscow suggested lodXv that a new Nest- em approach—based on the Prime Minister's replies to questions by the New York Times—Is now a possibility that must" be seriouslj considered. They said the next move probably would depend on U. S. President- elect Eisenhower's attitude on the question. Several factors were mentioned as indicating that the stnlln state ment on Korea might rate serious consideration: ,1. The truce talks In Korea — now long deadlocked—were a dircc result of a Soviet govern declaration that It would help brinf, about a Korean settlement. Nc other official offer has been made since that one—in June, 1051. He Has Infliienca 2. Stalin's influence, and author ity- are undoubtedly enormous 1 Communist China and North Kore as well as In the Soviet Union. 3. In another Instance, inlerven (ion by Stalfn — in the exploslv situation created b'y the Herll: blockade—helped produce a settle ment. Western diplomats working with In Un* Soviet Unlon^also saw ( In U "3 fcitssian talks leading" 16 n possible meeting between: himself and President-elect Eisenhower. The Westerners pointed out, however, that this Stalin declaration failed lo represent anything new. Also, many questions, including where such a meeting might be held, would have to be settled before It could ever lake place. On previous occasions, the Soviet Premier has indicated tils willingness to join the- heads of the United States and Britain In direct talks. But It always has been stressed that Stalin's health prevented him from taking any long •journeys—to America, for example. Ike's Secretary Of State Replies To Statement WASHINGTON (AP) — The incoming Eisenhower ad- iimiRtration 'today challenged Russia'* Premier Stalin to )iit forth "concrete propos- ils" on promoting peace and Jromised they would lib "ser- ousiy and sympathetically re- 'cived." A statement Inking that position wns Issued by John Foster Dulles vim will be the- new ndmlnlstra- .lons secretary of state, after Dul- hi«l talked President- elect Eisenhower by telephone this Eisenhower is In New "We have thanked God for those who have, written so encouragingly," said the husband. "They have 5iven us the thing we need most— iope." MM'Quake Shakes City Christmas Eye A startling pause in Christmas Eve celebrations in Blytheville wns brought by a sharp earth tremblor that rocked houses and. buildings but which apparently did no dnm- age. The tremblor hit here at 10:24 p.m. Wednesday—the same time a "comparatively smull" earthquake was recorded by government - operated seismograph at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville. Lcpanlo, Marked Tree and \Vilson" also felt the treniblor, which lasted about three seconds In Blytheville. It was one of the sharpest tremblors ever felt here. Although houses were rocked and their occupants startled, no dam- Yalu River. A Fifth Air force [spokesman said the fighter-bombers wrecked 15 Communist supply .dumps, six artillery positions, 10 troop bunkers and 27 buildings. . Secondary blasts Indicated ammunition stores were hit. Allied bombs also cut rail lines in 10 places and damaged a bridge. The Air Force reported 16 Sabres and 16 Russtan-bulll MIO Jet fighters clashed near the ^'alu River border of Manchuria. There were no reports of M1GS destroyed or damaged.' "• On the ground, an Eighth Arrny patrol fought a bitter prc-dawn battle with 25 to 40 'Communists near Kunsong on Ihe Eastern Front. Light patrol activity was reported on the Western and Central Fronts as tbe temperature dipped to two degrees above zero- Christmas Day, a large MIG formation turned back to its Mahji- rian sanctuary without firing n sh'ol in [he deepest Communist jet penetration of the war. The Air Force didn't say how close the lied planes got lo the battleline. The MIGs sped northward to safely as soon ns the challenging Sabres were airborne. Morale Is High Evangelist Says TOKYO After 12 days In Korea, Evangelist Billy Orahani says "The morale of our soldiers Ir Korea Is much better than those in Japan. "On the frontlines I never saw one pinup— but 1 did see hundreds of Bibles and Testaments. And at the front, I never cracked a joke— the soldiers didn't want It. Many of them later came up to me and morning. York. The statement wns Ihe first reaction of the new administration to replies given by stnlin to four questions presented to him by the New York Times and published yesterday morning. Stalin expressed willingness to meet with Elsenhower In response t oone question and he also said Russia was interested in ending the. Korean War. Dulles made this statement: "I have read with Interest lha published, account of Mr. Stalin's views. If Ihese mean that Mr. Stalin has concrete proposals to make, to the new administration after It- takes office, he can rest assured that they will be' seriously and sympathetically received. "Diplomatic or United Nations channels of communication aro always available for such purposes and for exchanges of views designed to find ways .to promote peace and International good will." •The normal diplomatic channels for contact between Washington and Moscow are the Soviet embassy here and tbe American em- bnssy there. At the United Nations • Russian find American.delegations h»ve K constant Sppbrttmitri 'W "~u'>*f*SM AiSniii conl»ft, i ^* There wm'»\blt of cawtlous optimism on Capitol,Hill but In administration circles in downtown Washington the feeling .seemed io be Ibat Stnlin had offered little If anything new in a reply to four questions submitted < to him by tha New York Times. The Times published his response yesterday. Stalin declared that "aggressive actions" taken in the Weal's cold war policy against Russia are the main causes of world tension and said (!) he regards "favorably" the idea ofia meeting with Eisenhower; (2) war between the U. S. and the Soviet Union Is not Inevitable; (3) Russia is "Interested In ending the war In Koren" and (4) the sources of world contention lie "everywhere and In everything wherever tbe aggressive actions" of the cold war find expression. No Fresh Hope Stalin has on several occasions In the .past-) responded to written questions posed by U. S. newsmen and almost invariably he has expressed a belief that a U. S.- Russian war is not inevitable nnd a willingness lo meet with the U. S. chief executive. Nor did there appear to be much fresh hope, from the Western viewpoint, in Stalin's expressed willingness to co-operate-in nny new dip- said they want more of this typejlomatic gestures looking toward thing and Ices of the shows." Sec STALIN nn Page S Catholic Grade School Here To Be Dedicated January 11 The new Immaculate Conception Catholic Grade School at 13th and Ash street will be dedicated at 2 p.m. Jan. 11, it was announced today by Hev. Amos Endcrlin, pastor of ImmaculaU". Conception Catholic Church. Driver FincH, Jailed A light Court today Municipal only of one charge of driving while intoxicated. . •' '•'•'•.'•/;! •John T. Long.; entered a plea of guilty to the charge and was fined steel pool plan fails, if France and Sec COLD WAR on Page 8 State Departme To Be First Tan Bj- BRACK CURRY BONN, Germany (A")— The Republican economy axe is believed certain to fall on what Is projected as the largest American diplomatic establishment In the world. Cuts of 25 to 50 per cent In the, American and German staffs of the State Department in Germany p.re being widely forecast among U. S. officials here. Before Ihe Republican election victory, State Department officials had worked out plans to employ about 1,000 Americans and 5.000 Germans In West Germany during Mrs. Harry I. Krueger of St. Louh; and eight grandchildren. nt's Germany St jet of GOP's E c< to the consulates general, which will succeed the U. S. high commission when West Germany Vegains sovereignty under the Allied-West German peace contract. This proposed State Department setup In Germany would dwarf the big American diplomatic establishments in Britain and France; which have* about 500 employes earn. The high commission now lias 1.213 Americans and 8,200 Germans on the payroll. About 50 per cent of the Americans are political appointees who could b« fired out- age was reported. North Misslssipp County appeared to have been the center of the shock. aits Believed )nomy Axe agency has a total of 164 Amerlcai and German employes. "We are bracing for a cut up l( 50 per cent when the Republican take over," said one rcsponslbl U. S. official. "The big exodus o Americans begins here next year That Is certain." Republican economizers arc ex pected to hit hardest at Ihe so called, public affairs program 1 Germany, according to official here. About 40 per cent of the hig commission's budget goes to tht program, which Includes press film and radio work, 15 inform,! $100 and costs ftnd sentenced to They were to be assigned to the pie. one d:.y ui Jail. lion centers and youth, women's I new American embassy la Bonn and In addition, th« mutual ttcurit/ Cooter Boy's Eye Injured by Firecracker Jimmy Nell, 9, of Cooler. Mo., Is n Blytheville Hospital this mom- Ing with a serious eye Injury as a result of a firecracker accident yesterday. His mother. Mrs. J. W. Neil, said doctors have told her the youth's eye fc seriously Injured, but that. It will be about three days before they can determine extent of the wound, ' According to Mrs. Neil, Jimmy was playing near the home ot his Strandmolher, Mrs. Jack Nell, at Cooler yesterday afternoon when he and his playmates dropped a firecracker in a bottle, < The exploding glass resulted In lacerations about Jimmy's eye, she said, and community activities. This Is Mr. Neil Is owner of » filling sta- STATE M F»r« * [tiou Mid garage »t Cooler. Completed this summer and put to use in September, the school building will be dedicated and blessed by the Most Rev. Albert L. Fletcher, bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Arkansas. Bishop Fletcher will be attended at the dedication by clersy of Ihe Northeastern Deanery ami priests of Southeast Missouri. Mayor Dan Blodgelt. School Board President Max B. Reid, County Judge-Elect Philip J. Deer and Sheriff William Bcrryman will be among the guests of honor at brief ceremonies following the dedication and blessing of rooms. A public tour of Ihe new bulletin!; will be conducted during the open house to follow the ceremonies. Receiving the guests will be Bishop. Fletcher, the Rev. Mr. Endcrlin and his assistant, the Rev. Joseph Wenger. other members of the clergy and the Ollvctan Benedictine Sisters who conduct the school. Members of the Altar Guild Society will be hostesses at tlie reception. The Rev. Mr. Enrteilin also said in Ihe dedication announcement that the parish Is buying additional projKrty adjoining tlie school site." This will enlarge the parish's holdings to three-fourths of this block. The L-shapcd, buff brick school building Includes four classrooms, library, office and an additional room for either clashes or extra- curricular activities. Tiie auditorium alpo is used for parish activities. Adjoining it Is a fully-equipped, kitchen. Four sisters of the Olhctan Benedictine order of Jono.sbofo comprise the faculty. Inside Today's Courier News . . . Two threatened by . . . Sports . . . . . Markets . . . Society 2 ... platoon coaches' . Past- 5 . . Page news , . foolb.il! meeting LITTLE LIZ— A quiz slxsw !s o pfoce/wfierd Iho contestant knows *he righl answers bur nobody osks him tha riohl ouestiprw. i>su

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