The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on April 15, 1947 · Page 9
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 9

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Tuesday, April 15, 1947
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TUESDAY, APRIL 1G. 1947 BI/KTHKVIMiE (AKK.y COURIER NEWS Here is what your CANCER Drive dollars will do: 1. Educate, by every available means, all persons to the "danger signals" of CANCER. 2. Continue the ceaseless search for the cause of CANCER. Science has dedicated itself to this end. CANCER will, one day, be a "thing of the past!" 3. Provide funds for the operation of the Mobile Cancer Detection Clinic and for hospitalization and transportation for treatment of CANCER victims who cannot pay, as determined by local committees. 4. Help establish, if possible, a CANCER Research Center in the great State of Arkansas. 5. Provide for an endowment of surplus funds toward an eventual CANCER Hospital. f This is the PROGRAM dedicat? ed to the saving of thousands of i lives. UN LESS YOU ACT—over I 250,000 Arkansans now living fare doomed to die of CANCER! 1\ You may be one of them! J Time is the most vital factor in.the war against CANCER. If detected in time, one out of three CANCER victims can be saved. Action—the raising of Arkansas' quota of $75,000-will insure the "stitch in time", that will mean the difference between a long, useful life and a lingering, ayonizing death for scores of Arkansas people, and perhaps, you—yourself! Cancer is the chief killer of women between 35 and 55, and the sec-; ond greatest kiiier of men! It kills more children than all the "children's diseases" combined! No one is safe. CANCER plays no favorites. Itstrikes _ . people who have lived good lives just as often as it sets up its "DevilXWorkshon' r in bodies that have been abused \ CANCER is an ever-present threat. ' ' It can be cured, however-in many cases-if it is detected in time. One in every three CANCER cases can be cured if diagnosed as such in the earliest stages. There is hope-but this hope must be backed by sufficient funds. It takes ' money to keep this war against CANCER in motion. Your money is urgently needed. Give-all that you can spare! Harold Sudbury _ loca | Drive chairman •7 his important message i, made possible^ you i^v^cco-opcmha of the following named firms,) ]/$<'. -,;,, lytheville Sales Co. Ark-Mo Power Co. Loy Eich Chevrolet Co, Robinson Lumber Co. Cily Electric Co. ily Super Market

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