The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on July 1, 1936 · Page 58
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 58

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PAGE £ SECTION'G JjLY'fHKVJLLE, (ARK.) COURIER * Cottont)H Mill Company's Office ;BelieVQs Abolition of Two" Shift System Would In~ crease Efficient y f £ 'Hie development of new melh- iixis and new ••equipment In tho *rbUoii5ced oil - business lias been •JJvatelipd by Ii, L. Logelns, general •-superintendent of the Blylhcville •Cotton Oil Compaq, loi 24 jeius, pint one particular chm:gc which 'fi;e believes would prove beneficial Ko the industry Is adoption by all pnills of the eight-hour working •day, *• "Tins would necessitate Hie em- pjlojment of an .extra shift by iff-ch mill," Mr. Logins said, "but r«f production could be increased JX'Mough 'to offEcll'. the added cx- yiense It should prove beneficial, -tit, men cnn develop maximum cT- rficleney moic easily over an elghl- Diour period than- when working i-pr. a 12-hour shif(." £ He pointed out thai It Is the general practice of niSUK to op- *mle during (he busy season with J;.wo 12-hour shifts, nnd that in- fcrcascd production costs Imd been 1 H;)ic of llic chief'obstacles In the ay of working three eight-hour This Is the building which houses Hie ofltcc of the •Olylhcville Cotton Oil Co. Grouped • on • llio jwrch are E. Fi. Lyman, manascr, Hurry Jhip, tinfflc nifli'iaiicr, lluith Will's 1 " »' •% nnd n Mr. Bogus, Bin faiesiimn, who hprjpouui ID be visiting Hie• plant, -al-lljc time)" • < : ,1 ; ' Manager * Mi Locgins' first job in n cot- Jlon oil null was 'sweeping floors. •.This was when lie went to work Hor the Lake County Manufnctnr- B ng company al Tlptonvllle. Tcnn., n 1812 He "advanced-to.the posi- Mion of engineer when he was {^employed by the, Louisville Cot- ^tonseed Pioducts doinjiany hi 1Q13 WM, Louisville, Ky. ff In 1017 he enlisted in the Mar- "ine cm ps and served 21 months "in France during aiie World War. fcWhch he returned home he so- ~uued a job 115 nighl supei-inlcnd- *cul in the Searcy Cotton Oil com- ^;pauy's plant at Searcy, Ark. Tills 5;was a subsidiary -'. of Hie Dixie JjCotlon Oil company, which con- jjrern transferred him lo Little (-Keck hi 1923, and with the puv- ^Jcliasc- by that company of Hie UAinericnn Cotton Oil company he •rwas transfen-ed lo Memphis as J assistant general ; superintendent. I. Afler one season in Memphis J)Mi. Loggm? came lo Blylheviiln Jto Eenc as nlylit superintendent ili: the local mill. He was promoted •to '(jcneral •superinlciidrnt In 1027 -and has held that position since, ^dining v,hich time he has served r-lvo years as slate vice-president ^•ol the Tn-Stale Oil Mill Superln- JM-mlenls .isscciatlor.. ',, Ui Jiis experience. Mr. Logins fthas seen many changes in melli- •orls, but in his oainlon the blg- ^peit Improvement has been in the ani.clhodi of hnucljiij; seed. Form- "crly tlie feed \Va's handled by ^!'am[, but now it is nil done by § machinery which has resullcd in 511 speeding up of production nl i*ICES cost. iJLorrJ Dawson Pushes | "Ciime Hospital"' Plan ^ LONDON lUDy-A inovcincni lo J found a "crime ;)iosp!lal," wntrc *^j5*«mlnali may he'rent, lor psAho- •J logycal treatment instead ol liuirs - impnsonsd, has bean launched In? Loid D,nv<wn or Penn ami several £ olhei prominent British i lans and n^v^imintrfuic bAle'crop In MiwMpp|.'eo"u»ty, Trte) Service Station,-war the-Missourl county's record crop, that of 1932, state line wa* about 229,000 boles. ~ i n spsaklng of , he ^ varlcljcs ;; Put JX^^^n buy-' Sr.HKlA iSfS^SS^ fez and selling, Mr, H.rcUway has mid iheD Ua^i P ,e i^d c^ bpughl a 200-acre farm, H O dealt breeding were probably the ,S,'l' n poison on a arge «ale during satisfactory as they prod ce aood Ihp army wpim Infcrtatlon, and,], .yields of a wdlum rtS^f ?noro in' alw acllve In two other buslnc.Mes demand ll.mi other'rar elief ' SSStei^Si, W&^-^CL^« t to ance,, c oa. ,U>kc f s, radlo.s'un'Hl ve-e 93fan 19 K .hf^f burning ranges, ami Bhe_rerry| eral advance in price v wof in- WEDNESDAY', JULY 1, 1936 12 cents a psund. . in 1803 Wins Bounty in 1936 E. Ii. Lynitui. manager,of.,the Bly.lheVyic Cotton. Oil'cu. scheme, which they' believe limy. Iho . Wellington Senators, lias been lend lo revolutionary changes in "sent lo Ihc Albany club with the state's alliludc on crime. '• i liislriicllfiiis to play him In • In- An nprieal for $50.00(1. wiih oirtfield. Clark Griffith has nn .. . which to brild n clinic l.i Lou- i:lcn he don, is being made. may Ijiitomc a Enclo r s e s Government's Acreage Control, Price Stabilization Effoi1s.l : v v • Lnek of stability in the cotton market makes tile cotton merchant's business us uncertain financially as that of the colUm planter, according lo O. o. Hnrdavay, whose ronwny, in good times and bad. lins handled 250,000 bales gf North- cast ArkiiliBiyi and Southeast Missouri cotton in ISiu tea years since ils establishment. • Mr. HaVdawny Li a strong .Bup- porler of those phases of the i;ov- ""'mcnt's farm program- which nave con^ribuied (o reduction' < the cotton carryover and stabilization or tlie price of cotton. ' • , A lO.ODO-balc.cotton business in \vn was more profitable tim'n » 30,000-balQ business in 1932, • lie iioinls out, for the simple reason that the drop in the value of i;ot- lon nflcj- 1828 forced buyers lo op- crate on n nnrrowcv margin of profit, . 1'leawd ai Oudonk Since Mr, Hai-da^ny, ) n associa- tlon with K. w. Ooodnian,,JoniKd O. Jfurdnwuy uiit) co, 411 19^6, 111- 1)-m lias liaixlled from 4,«K) to'40,- »0 bales of cotton perycKnal prices 'niiBlng from nve cenls a pound, in '032, to -at and 23 cents n pound In some prc-tjcpvcsslon years. Endorsing 'born'tho acreage'.'re"-' luetioii and price stabilization, lonu •spccts of Hie uovcrnincnl's col ton oi'ograni, M,-. Hardnway said that cotton growci-js had bcncritcd by hundreds or millions of dollars and thi'l dealers nnd manufacturer;; of goods boiiglH by farmers prontcU in turn. ' He takes'an optimistic view of the outlook for the current year (he possibility of a 175,000- . OiTiciaH of Ihc Home Olfe ai^ .'•aid to be in sympathy \\llli the n m i- ' ' ' c o rditl; i a high;explosive compos» nn OatllclMr I cd of nitroglycerin and-nllrocellu: I ALBANY—Robcrla Estalcllii. the I lose, is usert as chewing mini by 1 litllo C-.ibnn who stalled Ihc xc.\- 1 airls working in munition faclo- sou as. 11 reserve inficldcr with [ ries. OLIVER W. CGPPEOGE PEI^IISCOT GIN CO HOLLAND, MO, NEtt GOSNELL, ARK. .. LONnqN, a (V,P), .r- CDnsnlpuoii* bravery ' by* "a naval oilfccr 1J:I yeais ago has bciiefltted his daughter, now 98. On July H, 1803, J. Gill, master's mate of the H.M.S. Racora 'the-Jamaica Station.'played n laije part In the capture of the French national brig Lodi al S',. Domingo, and lost an arm during (he acltai. Gill, who later at- • tallied the rank cf admiral, died ( \. In 1674. 1 • Admiral Gill's bravery and service U) his country wn's remjjub- cred when his Indigent dau' a lite:' applied Jor assistance lo Lloyd':: pnlrlciic find. In view of her father's distinguished service, Irus- 'ees gladly aided her. THE COTTON GIN MAKES HISTORY Government Approved , Methods DRYING CLEANING GINNING From the crude cotton gin of more than a century ago that ginned a bale oi cotton by the speed of the mule pulling the engine, to that of the sleek running machinery that cleans, drys and bales white fleecy cotton in a few minutes time has probably been of greater benefit to the farmer than any achievement of the century. The modern machinery of the Valleyfield Gin offers all the new equipment obtainable today ... wet cotton is dried . . . leaves, bolls ant' trash removed and the clean, white lint is baled by the most modern methods known to colton ginners. When better methods are invented the Valleyfield will in- stall them—we go forward with Arkansas' march of progress. ieldGinlo Yarbro, Ark. ESTABLISHED 1926 UYERS and SHIPPERS 112 South Second - BLYTHEVILLE, ARK. - Phone 289

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