The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on July 25, 1949 · Page 12
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 12

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PAGE TWELVE Fund Bill for All Schools Okayed Committe* Approves Plan to Aid Public and Private institutions WASHINGTON, July 25. W>—Legislation permitting use of $35,000,000 In federal health funds In private is *-el| a£ public schools WHS approv- >d today by a House commerce sub- lommlttee. The bill Is similar lo one already passed by the Senate, but tiie subcommittee added several amendments described as minor by mem- Mrs. It is not the same aid-to-edi:ca- tion bill which has precipitated .1 not controversy over use of federal BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEW8 I'HOOHKSS 01- I'ACT KATIKICATIO.V-Map above shows the progress made in ratification of the Atlantic pact. Seven nations funds for private and parochial j""" """ 1>: '" "' l "'«"'°n "' me Atlantic pact. Seven nations (black) schools. That bill, al=o passed by the nnvo rntlfied il. Five signatories (shaded) have yet lo ratify Instruments Senate and providing for S300.000.00B j of ratification by .some of the seven have not yet been deposited with In aid to states for education is the U S <spife 11..,,,,,,,,,.,,, j, italemated In the House Labor and] , I*l>.>rlmem, but I,, all intents they have agreed lo the -' " - ' ! pact tmm - Tn °V "'•" Canada, Brilain, BelBitnn, Norway, Luxemboure Iceland and the United states. Italy, France, The Netherlands, Denmark and Portugal have action ponding, i AP Wirphoto). Education Committee. The bill approved by the enm- nierce subcommittee contains none of Ihe features which have caused Catholic leaders to assail the S300,- 300.000 measure as discriminatory i by Rep. ... off the religious controversy. Vest ' Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt who ha.; endorsed the Harden Bill's ban against ipending this money on any but pub- Hearings on Gaming Charges Continued However, It had an indirect bear- Ing on the general measure offeifd by Rep. Bardeu (D-NC) which set "" e religious controversy. Hearings for two BIythenle Ne terday, a second Roman Cath- 1 woes on naming charees were con leader centered criticism on tinned until -niursday in Munieiml p'lnannr Pnn^nv^lf u'lirt K^> ; on_ /"v^i.,.t t\,-., , i-jjj^i lic schools. Says Cardina day night followins a raid on crap game at Cherry's home on; Court this morning. The Negroes. Son cherry and Lo- rrne Wulton. were arrested Salitr- Kieiu The m. Rev. Msgr. John K. Cart- ! « ml , h . ,„. ,., , . Bright said In a sermon at St. Man- f,™ 1 ' ,„ .f" f""' 1 >V '"embers of hew's cathedral here that Fiancis ! '" lp - sllcl "' s f"«e and the State Po- Cardinal Spellman was right when he accused Mrs. Roosevelt of anti- Catholic prejudice in supporting lh<j Harden Bill. Msgr. Cailwright said that the widow of President Roosevelt had demonstrated anti-Catholic sym- Obituaries Kites to Be Conducted For Charies Phillips Contlnued from Pag« 1 material, the department estimated can be provided with only about S7S.OOO.OOO In rehabilitation costs charged against the program Under the program, military aid would go mainly to eight European nations and to about a half do/cn others scattered all the way from Europe lo the Pacific Ocean. "ft this program of military aid Is to succeed," Mr. Truman said in a special message to lawmakers "we must prosecute it promptly and vigorously, our policies for peace are having the desired effect We pHiinot afford [o lose the momentum ',ve have already gained " At. the same instant Mr. Truman's message was being read In Congress, the State Department made public tile text of an administration bill to cany out liic arms program. This bill would Rive the ch:ef executive great flexibility in distributing- arms to other coun- tircs but would bar giving away any atom bombs. Sie Need lor "Shield" Ihe President said the people of Europe particularly have watched the Communists take over one nation after another, have observed the civil war in Greece and the feovn-t blockade of Berlin ami have ivatched the pressures O f Iran and Turkey. As a result of their experience with Soviet Communism Mr Truman said, -they realize that they must have a shield against aggression to shelter their political Institutions and the rebirth of their In other action in court this morning, three persons were assess- another forfeited bond. a $45.25 pathies "by indirection, by sly insinuation, by mean reservation ind by every slick device." Th« Harden Bill would ban spending federal money on private or parochial schools and would extend to health and transportation co-,ls. (A bill the Senate has approved would permit, use of U. S. funds for such purposes where that has been done under state laws. Rep. McCormack <D-Mass), Democratic, floor leader, is one. of The Catholic members of the House who have been fighting the Burden Dill. .... Now McCormack has teamed up car WH.S Involved in -in accident with Rep. Priest (D-Tenn). who is win, one owned by Sanford Tom & Baptist, in an effort lo compro- '- - mlse a situation which could had to no aid-lo-education legislation. lice. Cherry is charged with operating a anmitur house, which is a felony, and Walton is charged with gaming and carrying a pistol as a weapon. Cherry Is lice under a $500 bond and Walton under $150 bond. his home in Himt.sville, Ala lerda.v. The former Blylheville resident had made his home in Hunlxville since 193fi. The Rev. Roy r. Bagley will of- ticiate at Ihe Mineral services to be conducted at Holt's Chapel, and burial will be in the Maple Grove Cemetery. Mr. Phillips was associated with here from Carulhersville. Mo iii 1908. After Ihe mill closed he continued If live here and farmed His wife died in IM7 a ( Hnnl.sville. one - - - .vear alter they moved there each and Houston D. Flannigan $501 The survivors include a 'son «<> d costs. jChnrlr-.s Phillips. Jr.. of Augusta-' J. V. Henderson wax fined SM to daughters, Mrs. Jack Bvrd of FmiiMMl yf-ivii'cs will be conduct- ^juuuuis ano: [he rebirth of I i ed at 2 p.m. tomorrow for Charles I mv " economic and social life " I Philips. 70. who died suddenly at ! That shield, the PreMrtent went Porfeitinn bond was Joan Wiil- ner and fined were Joe McBroom and Dave Hmvell. s:« and cosl.s . . . and costs on a chaise of reckle.ss driving. Ho vvjis arrested after his the use of up to j35.ooo.ooo Tycar I Five Missco Educators lor school health purposes—private I xi j . .parochial and public schools on ihe i •Cornea to Committees same basis. News from Weatherman Still Bad; More Heat CHICAGO. July 25. W, _ The news from the weather bureau is mostly bad. The heat wave over most of the nation hasn't budged. The mercury was doing another fast run-up today all the way from the Rocky Mountains eastward to the Atlantic seaboard. And [o make It more uncomfortable, the humidity was getting in a good lick. Just another sweltering day was in prospect with temperatures ranging up to the middle BO's throughout Ihe plains slates and Into the lower 90's elsewhere. . . r o Chicago, in., and Mrs. J. W. Brown of MOSI.S Luke. Wash.; four sUlers, Mrs. Alvin Slaughter of We.st Memphis. Mrs. W. A. Davidson of Plymouth. N. C,. Mrs. J. L. Lafoi»e of Caruther.sviMe, and Mrs. Florence Green of Delhart. Tex.: and a mother. Levi Phillips, of Caruthersville : twelve grandchildren and three great Krandchildien. U.S. Housewife's Dollar Buys 3 Cents More Today WASHINGTON. July ?5. Two Rlvlhevile teachers were named (o serve the Arkansas Education Association on oi-gatiu;uion r-ommitlecs for the followinu year. W H. Nicholson, siiix-rimimdc-nt j The housewives' market hur dollar of Blythevile schools i., to be a | will buy ncarlv three cents worth ,,-jds than It, would Inst August and September, when prices were at (heir post-war peak. Statisticians of Ihe Labor Dc- parlmenl figured that I ho same dollar used in Aui-iist-Sentember 10-IR would purchase SI.023 worth of merr-handise at the prices ptcvail- liiemner of the Educational Polities [ more goods Commission, according to an an- noiiMcernen, mtidc yesterday by Silas D. Snow, president ot the association, and Mrs. .7. Wilson Henry, diiec-lor of music education, is to bo a member of !.hc Program on, does not yet exist in the United Nations. And again he blamed Russia for this situation. "So long as the danger of aggression exists." he .said.""i t is necessary to think in terms' of the foice-s required to prevent it. "Helping frte, nations to acquire the means of defending themscl- «," Mr. Truman continued "is an obligation of the leadership we have assumed in world affairs." - He argued further thai (lie preparation of military means -for keeping the peace is necessary not only to the security of the United States but also to build a sage and prosperous world socieiy." The Slate Department, referring to the Western Europe member.'! of the neiv North Atlantic Treaty put it in these words: "Their de'fcn-se is our defen.se." Asks General Powers Truman told congress lie MONDAY, JULY 26, 1940 Italian Deflation Not* NAPLES, rialy, July 25. (AP) _ Giuseppe Aurlemma, 12. was shot to death yeslerda'y by two maslcM robbers while trying to protect 30C lire (50 cents) he had made sellinr fruit. New State Policeman Assigned to County Ben Kent of Balesvllle has been assigned to Mississippi County as a highway patrolman for the Arkansas Stale Police, Herman Lind- e.v of Little Rock, director of the fetale Police, has announced. Officer Kent assumed his new duties Friday. He Is fi veteran of . our years service (he State -••*«" inc omit; ? but resigned In 1945 lo enter mvate business. He was re-employ- d by the State police July 15. Officer Kent was assigned to Mississippi county to replace Of- icer Tom SmMley, who two weeks aeo was promoted to the rank of criminal investigator this district. Sheriff William Bcrryman said tins morning that in view of the number of traffic accidents in the county last year and the first six months of this year. Director Lindsey has promised the addition of other officers to duty in the countv and it Is expected that two new officers will be assigned to work with officers Kent and George Irwin in the near future. .MI-. irumaii told congress lie ! T ' C u ,• did not want to spell out the arms ' wln ->°ns Handicap 0 provide arms and war materials i for Brilain, France. Be|,mn ,„ „ SYDNEY ' A "* traliil (AP > - D- Netherlands, Luxembourg <which i ^°°»™' » .schoolteacher, carried his SYDNEY. Australia (AP) — D. _ ,.-- ^ ^oouer Luxembourg <which , = f ' ' fli,, TTr n ... .-,.. . ! t\\JN .SO] Western Europ- Denmark It- j,. an> Korea together form <hi . can union). Norway, ind the Philippines. _ In additljn. he said, the United Stales should help Canada and Ihe other American republics in streilg- thr"ning their defenses. But here he said. It should be on a cash and carry basis with the American government assisting them only" by making available lUs facilities "to procure defense equipment for them at their own expense." The President said the eight Eu- , s in his arms to victory a novelty event at recently Bridgprirt Tasmania. Australia. A condition of the footrace was that each parent should carry his youn«e.sl child In his arms. Obeying the rule to Ihe letter, Copper overcame a double handicap with .several yards lo spare. SOYBEANS Continued from Page 1. Blytheville, and Charles Pulton o Armorel. Although it is expected that several entries be received from Soutl Mississippi County only one iva submitted during the entry drive's first week. That was B.S. Ashmore of Osceola. The entries also Include R L Mitchell. A.C. Dliclos, C.I,. Wylie all of Promised Land, J.M. Stevens Jr.. of Dell, j. R. and Rudolph Lambert of Blytheville, last year'" mimcr. C.D. Long of Clear Lake and George Hale, C.F. Tompkim snd Hays Sullivan, all of Burdirtc and the Gurley Brothers farm of Clear Lake, and J.J. Moore of Blytheville. uivalent to S5.500.000.000. He said that is the maximum can carry without disrl economic recovery Rn load their Driver of Racing Cor Pierced by 10-Foot Plank YAK1MA, Wash., July 25. f AP) — A splintered 10 feet length of a 2 by 6 plank was driven through the body of a Cornelius. Ore racing car driver yesterday when the drivers car plunged through a fence at the Central Washington Fairgrounds. Pour doctors had to saw away more tlu.n four fee t of the plank on each side of the driver, Allen B. Hoixson. before he could be placed in an ambulance. The huge splinter pierced the left .side of his abdomen, u ramme d more than seven feet through his body. Doctors worked throughout the night to save him. His condition was reported critical early today Throughout the entire ordeal. Hobion remained conscious and ?rimly joked with bystanders. I'.Ls s( ""'sumer.s' price in- kllow " ns thc <™t of ™™>«* by the John Maycs. Ml.s-si-sippi ,,..^ . , .. school supervisor and W. T. Shock- ' ! ,' , ., ley of Manila, were named . rufrlu- ! 5 '^ , * I ber.sliip workers for the county- in I R K , District No. IV. "• JJi, " Labor Statistics. i .J. Franklin Sanders of Owr-nl-i , *"'"'' J "" e 15 dnllar ™ ma <* conmiue fcr v tmc , ha * e "'"- v ™ 'cm., worth of commute to, l.,x „„„,,_, , vhcn „,„„.„.„, (o y[ August 1030. however. DRIVE-IN THEATER MONDAY IS "BUCK NIGHT" FOR ALL PONTIAC -OWNERS All Ponhoc Cars Admitted for Just $1 Monday Night Feature THE BABE RUTH STORY II William Bendix & Claire Trevor 2 Miles North of Blytheville - R egu | ar A< , mi$sion 50c Box Offic. Op* ns ar 6:45 — Show Starr, at 7:30 Save some of your cheers for the price tags! And notice, please, that Packard quality comes in three broad price fields . . . one near youl 1'irst, of course, comes the new Goliicn Anniversary sljtiug. Ami you love il! Then you t.ike an introductory drive and begin exclaiming nbout all (he new Golden Anniversary advancements (a total of 77, t o be exact). And sometimes yon foryci to lake noieof one of the most pleasant Packard surprises of all: the iicic Irnrct prices! Ynu'rc amazed to lc;irn that Packard prices begin at less than the cost of some of today's tixrs! ASK IHE MAN WHO OWNS ON! Price your Packard-delivered here: 135-HP PACKARD EIGHT 2-door Club Sedan (Sboii-n ahoi-e. K'hilc tMctralli. $21 extr*) 4-aoor Touring Sedan .... Deluxe 2-door Club Sedan . . . Delux« 4-door Touring Sedan . . 150-HP PACKARD SUPER 2-dosr Club Sedan 4-door Touring Sedan .... Deluxe 7-door Club Sedan . . . Deluxe 4-door Touring Sedan . . Deluxe Convertible 160-HP PACKARD CUSTOM The Touring Sedan The Convertible ...... *lncliiiln PtfcHani Ultiamatic Drive J.< stjndjrd equipment. St.itc .mil local taxes, if any. extra. Prices may vary slightly in adjoining areas because of transportation charges. EXTRA VALUE NOTE: All pric«> include fender shieldi, direction jignoli, coujleiy and trunk lighu, electric tlock and cigarette lighter, "Comforl-selictor" teat cushion ipringi and many other extras. 2,3(1.48 ^,4:iJ.4f; 2,478.18 2.703.4S 2.728.48 2.089.48 .1.014.18 3,150.44 I.OSl S(l 4.628.96 Packard MOTOR SALES CO., Inc. 217 West Walnut Phone 3524 Rockets Provide Data NEW YORK, July 25. W>)—Kock- et.s fired from the deck of a U.S. Navy surface ship have roared up to altitudes of more than 65 miles and have provided data about cosmic ray intensity. Third Naval District, headquarters said last night. Show SUrti We«kday> 7:M p^_ Saturday and Sunday: CooUnBon shavlnt (ram 1:0* p-m. 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