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Blytheville, Arkansas
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BIYTHEVILLE COURIER NEWS TKEDOMINANT NEWSPAPlill OF NOKTHEA 6T ARKANSAS AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI VOL. XUV—NO. 27 Blytheville Dnllj Blythevllle Courie BlyDieville Herald Mississippi Valley Leader BLVTIIIOVIl.LK, AKKANSAS, WKDNKKDAV, Al'Kll. "2;!, JiM'i Moscow Parley Scheduled to End Tomorrow Hope of Completing Austrian Treaty Hanging in Balance MOSCOW, Aiiril 23. 'IM Snrrtiuj nf Slate C;eor { ;? c. Marshall (finishI uncyulvorallv bJaini 1 *) Uio Soviet Union for Ihe failure nf this session of the Council of foreign Ministers to reach iififct:- im-iit on Hit Austrian and Gorman IK-:i <•<• 11 P:I t ios, ai) cl threat vjif il to lake the Austrian ruse to the] will buy an $!50 .sport shirt, while Unltt'i! \ntfons at next Fall's all-leather belts sold for :j'j c<m'.:i, <ic nenil Assembly meeting 1 . Merchants Act To Cut Prices In Little Rock LITTLE KOCK, Ark., April XI. —Pi-ices on almost everything hut food plunged downward today In Little Hock, , ls three major retail stores chalked iij, bargains in what was called a "city.wide" Spring stile. The reductions indicates! ilu 1 first general trend in Arkansas to lower prices, »ltlio>ii;h much of Hie merchandise on .sale was of a seasonal nature. For. the man In the family, one store advertised SUS tweed suits at $15; $13 shoes (a stnmiard br;i:n)i for $7.85; $22 s uede jackets ttcn', at $14.05. At another stor Telephone Strike Discussions Shifted to FCC Schwellenbach Calls In Conciliators And Union Officials' Violence In Telephone Strike SINGLE COPIES FIVE CENTS WASHINGTON',) April — Thr l,;ibor I)c|>arlnio itivftvd ri'i»rcscntu<ivcs « cimipiiny m:mnj;cM!t'nls ers to 11CW mrrtllljts whh'h 11 hopi'il would of the n-cla ;uid sti lit- tol<l<)irmv MOSCOW. April 23. <UP>—The American delegation to the Moscow conference has abandoned hope of completing the Austrian Treaty here ami is preparing for adjournment tomorrow, it was learned today. Even if the Russians should give way on (he German assets issue, the key problem in the Austrian .settlement, the Americans doubt that the bi;; four meeting could be prolonged sufficiently to complete' the treaty. The u. s. delegation believed that tile council would require two more meetings to clean up the odds and ends aii(| decide to whom to refer ?he various issues on which the WfJiss Four were unable to agree. The deputies for Germany spent Iho morning drafting a balance sheet on the status of all proposals before the council. The ministers were meeting "this evening. They were expected to weet again tomorrow', probably preparatory to an early windup of the conference. If they decided to adjourn to- monoiv, tlic de-legations would be- pin leaving immediately. The first American plane probably would leave Friday, and the British and French trains Thursday night or Friday. This evening's council session was postponed until 5:30 P.M., apparently because the deputies had not- comple:ed the report for which the ministers were Availing. The ministers will go home without .settling any basic principles for the future of Germany, Barring unexpected concessions by the Soviets. If there is to be any yielding, It must come very soon. Pate of ihe Austrian treaty the other major project... .ere—shtill lianas in Ihe balance. "Agreement could be reached within a few ijiours if the Kremlin would accept ^hc Western version of how to handle German assets in Austria. Failure on Austria would make the seven-week conference almost a total failure, so far as concrete achievements arc concerned. instead of the usual $l.r;0. One store sold all while shlrU at half-price. Other advertised bni'Kains included $10 leisure coats at $3.'JL>; $10 hats at $5.95; and $5 .spoil. shirts at $2.08. "Half-price" was the by-wnrd for womcns' clothes. Spi ing coals that sold for $170 were on sale at $85 in one store, and S70 Spring suits went at $35 in another store. Lingerie, a]| millinery, shoes, ptirse.'i, dresses, costume jewelry and other accessories ingly. were reduced accord- Olhcr elites Follow l^xamplc SHERMAN OAKS, cal, April as. (UP) — Forty-eight of this city's merchants today pledged themselves to cut prices 10 to 50 per cent for a week, starling tomoiVow. "to sec if we can't get the price- cut ball rolling a liltle faster." The plan, similar to one adopted by merchants of Newburyprirl, Mass.. was outlined nt a hastily called meeting last night at which movie actor Arthur Trcachcr, honorary mayor of this unincorporated lown of 30,000. presided. Merchants were pledf,'iiiR Ihem- sch'CK to cut prices on everytlnnt but "fair trade items on which we can't, legally trim." 23. (UP) ls H. HIM. s ml(lcnly- Prices Holding tip Here A check of several merchants or Main street in Blythevllle today failed to disclose any general trend toward a reduction in prices here. Blythcville and Mississippi County last fall had one of the richest harvests in history for the farmers and this favorable condition apparently is being reflected in business conditions this Spring. Legionnaires Plan to Equip Playground Dud C;ison Post 24 of the American Legion lust night voted to pre- p:nr ground^ near the Lcpion Hut nnri evert on it playground equip- r»rnl for a children'.** playground. Prcricnt' plans for this playground, (o bo located just North of the Hut, also call for a small park to hr furnished with outdoor fur- nncL-.s. hiblrs and bcncljcs. Additional planning work by a comiuiLlcc in charge of the project is untk'vwuy and work on the playground is expected to begin soon. ,!', was announced at last night's meeting that the Legion's birthday party would, be held Tuesday at ifv^/y providing refreshments and'nt. Miss Ruth Seay. daughter of Mr. and Mr.s. T, I. Scay, who as Ely- tlieville's representative in the Legion-sponsored oratorical contest won first pjacr in district and regional competition and third place in tbc state meet, last night delivered lo Legionnaires the oration— ••Thr Rights We Defend"—which she used to win those honors. She \VHK accompanied by Miss Luna \Vilheltn, her instructor, and her father. House Debates Foreign Aid Bill Measure is Separate From Senate-Passed Move to Help Greeks WASHINGTON. April 23. (UP) — Chairman Charles A. Enton of Ihe House Foreifi Affairs Committee told the House today be feared that foreign demands for U. H economic help would continue "indefinitely." The New Jersey Republican, opening general debate on the $350.- OC0.003 genera! fnretgii relief hill, said it was time steps ycrc taken to make a complete appraisal ol American resources to determine the e tent of future aid abroad. The bill is separate I'rom the Senate-approved S400.COO.OCO Orcek- Tiirklsh aid measure. It would pro- •WASHINGTON, April —Secretary of I/.ibor UM velU-iibaeh loday held ; :iiiimi<mc<l rnnffmu'c with chair- IKUI Charles R. Denny, jr., of tin; •'cdr-rai Coin inn nicat ions Cotnnns- i"»n on the nut ion wide telephone strike. icdiatoly after Denny left, •llrjnbach called in federal conciliators and union officials \vho tt been meeting separately. U wii.s the first time the FCC iias ij(.en consulted in the dispute. Hie FCC has been "watching the situation." but remaining aloof on pround.s it lias Jurisdiction only over rales and not labor matters. Attorney General Tom C. Clai'k previously has •••advised Truman that the government has authority to seize "the telephone companies under the FCC act. BH government officials are reluctant to take such a step. Federal Conciliation Chief L. Warren conferred with President Joseph Bcirne and "strike lenders John I». CruU and John J Moran. lie reportedly w«s try ins to find out how much of a w:ujt offer is needed Lo revive negotiations in the 17-day strike. Gnvcrnmcnt Plans New Strategy Warren and the union leader? had conferred for morn than hour when SchwclJcnbach callec them in. Informed sources said (he chip (Mi:j) of the conference was t :lefinc clearly the union's posit ioi in terms of a specific wage figure Iieirne has said repeatedly tha negotiations win get uowlicrp >uit: the company makes a dollars au cents offer. Thc government's new ppac strsLtetiy was said to be slia[;in» n along these lines: Th e Labor Department, w» find out frboi tb'c union exact! how much of -a wage offer needed Lo reopen key ncgotiiitinn conferences. 2. IL will then review repor: from t]) 0 20-odd conciliation confci cncc.s across Uic country to dclci-j ( mine which of the Bell System' . Ro | compnics would be most likely to meet the union's "reopc-nmK terms." 3. That company's neyotintioris with its local NFTW affiliate would lie moved licre under government sponsorship in an effort to bring about a pat tern-setting .settlement for Ihe rest of the industry. Wallace Charges violent Deaths Take Big Toll US. Policy Points To World War III American Veterans Committee Sponsors Appearance in Paris fwo policemen remove n wainiui picket after violence flared In IMroll mil 1G pk-kL'ts^ven. nnesled ill the Jlicliiciin Ui-ll Telephone' Co. mut.'i :>ffice. (NI5A Tcle])hoti>.) $9,000,000,000 Tax Surplus During 1947 Forecast by GOP I'.v DAVTON AIOOKI.; United Slaff C,uri-s|iiini!i'iil WASHINGTON, April 2:',. (U.I 1 .)— ChniniiMii lOiiji-nc I). Millikin ol' UK- Sennit* Fininicc C'ommitU'c said lodny thu KovcnimcMil may luivo ;i ?i),(IOn,0()(),()()0 surplus l o ('lividi: between delit, reducliun and mi income l;ix i:iil, for Iho fisc.'d year stalling July 1. * The Colorado Rcimbliran l);is«l| tins Figure on unofficial cst'.iimtcs] nrS'ia.OOO.OOO.OCO foi income :im! JICiJCOO.COO.OTO for cxpciidiliirr.s. lie lokl Si'CiTtsu-y of Trensnry John' \V. Snyclci- lhal il. was i>osvWie| UK: committee would use thcr.c' estimates in apprcivini; «T, C t l:ix-cuUii)B Mrs. Fred F. Stevens Will Be Buried Here Funrrnl services will ba held hero Tor Airs. Fred P. Stevens of New York City. rtniiRhLcr of Mr, and Mr.s W. B. NU'liolsun, who was killed ycslrrciay morning in a highway accident near Paris, Term., white en route here. Funeral arrangements h<ui no! bppj) completed at press time tcriny but Ihry ;\rn expected lo be VieHl tomorrow afternoon with burn*' aKo in Blylhcviiic, Cobb Funeral Home is in charge. Mr.s. Stevens, the former IMK3 elen Nicholson, was nccompanted v her husband, Fred F. Stevens, iu) is undergoing trcativiciit in a aris hospital for slight concussion. vide relief—.such as food, morical supplies and clothing—in Greece 1 . Austria, Italy, Hungary. Poland' and China. The Greek-Turkish bill would be largely to supply military equipment. Earlier, Eaton voiced confidence that the Hoti'sc would joint the Senate in Ki v 'ng resounding approval to President Truman'r, Greek-Tir.kish program. •He described lllc Senate's overwhelming endorsement as "a blow- for freedom." He nivid he \vouid seek house action next week that bill, keystone in the president's stop-Communism program. Thc senate passed the Greek- Turkish aid bill by a G'l lo 23 vote yesterday. Eaton said the margin of victory in the Senate for the stop-Com- numism program would be helpful to House supporters of tlic measure. "The action of the Senate." said, "is recognition in practical j form OT the supreme issue n.~>\v confronting mankind, namely, is the new world civilization lo be based on freedom or slavery, his involved the destiny of America and this vote places America in her proper place of leadership in the work! as the champion ot freedom."' Thc measure would authorize about S3CO.C03.COO in economic and military aid for Greece and SICO,- COO.OM [or Turkey. Prospects appeared pood lor sending the bill to the White House by the end of next week. Women -Assist Cancer Fund Campaign Assistant chairmen in the? wom- i's group handling residential suii- eilations in the annual financial of fhc American Cancer Society were named today \>y w cral chairmen Mrs. Gilbcit Ham- tnock ,Ir., and Mrs. Newton Whitis The assistant chairmen and the sections they are in charge ol follow: Mrs. Urmaki Day, Division SI to the Rice Stix factory: Mi.,. HIT- num Carlton, Division St.. east, l p . the Filth St.; and Miss Pc^y FJu- .iarski. Fiftl) SI. East lo Walker Park. . 01 $V) of the SlT>Qfl North M. --issippi County assiguctl to the wo'.uen's A Q" .son«ht i has Ivjt'n Women who have inanne:! bnnk nnd Post Office solicitation Ixioths arc Mrs. J. I*. Brofjks, Mi.s.5 Lynn Jackson. Mrs. Frank TurcX. Mrs. Worth Holder, Miss Nancy Hughes, Miss Iris Hughes, Miss Alcxa Williams, Miss June Gosnell, Mis.> Ect- ty IJoyd and Mrs. Rudolph Vrska. Temperature Climbs to 70 Highest teniiKrature recorded here yrsU'roMy was 70 degrees a!!ri the low cUiriiiE last nlRlil was 07 de- r;ree;-. according to Robert E. B!,iy- lock. oiTicial weather obseiver. N. Y. Cotton Mar 2875 May 3G77 July 3467 O,-l 3011 Dec 2913 2801 3709 3498 3038 2043 2855 2K5S MSO 3U3 3-Hfi Britain's Living Costs Up 55 Per Cent Since 1939 LONDON, April 23. (UP--U:I- lain's rosl of living hn.s clunbcti ,« per cent since September. Ifl'JO, Ihe Ministry of Lalxir sai<l today in reporting a one-half of one rise in the past month. Snyder, however, stood pat- .on the administration's estimate of ...J«i- . incomo '-,/':! f;n.S 00,000,01)0 for expend ilines, which would mean a surplus of S1.30L-.OOU.OOO He opposed 'a lax cut of any kind right now. nrgim; thai any surplus be used to reduce the national debt. His views were clisp.i'...\-| by Son. 'bert A. Taft, R., o. An income tax cut would he less infl'tlioimry than n wa[;e increase. Tn[l, .•..•lit!, and would be as effective i'. nereasing purchasing -lower. Snyder was lead-off witness a.s the committee bejian considering House-approved legislation io givi- tax])ayef;i an ineomj iti.v cut. of at least L'(l per cent. It", called back ft )r further te:.timonv loday, alt'ny v.ilh Assiil in. J3u(l- ).:i-l lliieetor F. j. l,awEo)i. The dilference in Ihe eonlhctini estimates of a j',ovcrnm>Nii income and expenditure liiy in a'U-ripalcd nalional income. Snyrier's r.-.timat lore.'.aw national income -if $u«),- CvC'.:.'0;).COO a year. 'J'he Insher revenue e.stimale was based on belief lhal the present ,neo: rale of $170.000,000,000 would coll- limje. finycler said he did not expect, a depression, or even a seven; ic- but lhal. he did thi-|i; the national inc.-ime would decline •from its ptcsrnt high level. Snyder .said that it would be lime encm-jli to cut taxes when "we know that we have a balanced biidecl and inllntinni'.ry (rends have subsided." Jewish Rciugot Battle With British Seamen JERUSALEM. April £1. 'UPI — Nine Jewish refugees and Ihrec British sailors were seriously Injured aboard Uio rcniec ship Bhcnar Yasliuv when approximately 800 illcfjal ii)imi:;ranls resisted a naval boarding party, it was announced today. Smoke bombs were used to .subdue the immi^ranl.s. whn offered what W'as called "considerable" resistance. Battle Over Tariff Gets New Start Farm Co-Operative Suggests Veto Power For Agri Secretary WASHINGTON. April JS. ii;n The National Council of Finnier Cooperatives ludiiy niKi'il C mc.rc: to (live the .St'eretLiry ol' Afir.TlllUl! power to vein reciprocal h.ide ai'i'Cf inentt; which Uneaten AinL'rican fiirm markels. John 11. Pai'ls. tnry of Ihe cooper;! position before the lure Committee. '] studyint; the nerd rum;e farm prri^rn Ujivli: endiirsed in RCIIP al Hie PAH1M, April 'j;t. (U.l'.t- Henry A. Walluiv ehuruetl tonight llmt there \vn.s "n tn'ineutlous drive in Ihe United .SliUes whlcih mlnht easily li'itd lo World Wnr 111 " 'I'runmn's foreign ixillcy, nmilr I'hai'lii' nl n meeltnpi under .spou.snr>;hjp of (he Ani'-ricai^ eums C'liinmLKee. II came after lie hud utlvocated !i Ril,U!X),CCtj.<)Cii protumn nler- n:iliotia| luniui In which $I.").()(W.- l)(>ll,tl(KI would no to Ihe Soviet Union to K et the world's i":i'i:omy iniek on [[s leet. Wnlliii'i! churned Mini hot.i uns- .slii mid I hi: Unllod .'.Unlf.i hud tnkcn i.lcps which Iriiil "unclei 1 mined Ihe .solemn cause Icjr \\hifh llii'lr young men died." "I have iTlttciml uclloin Mini iiri'i'U'i'iiloil Ihls Irend tnwaid evenlual war." he siild. "mill i slmll eiillcl/u llicsc iictlons wlielh- Iheyo iii-i; (nkcii by Brllnln. America, ov Ullrvslu oj- any other ml ion." Wjilliire siild llni(. Ilic cmisc i:F ii'iicc requires Ihe "same inllllimt Hisilive support" which was I'iven o Ihe win 1 unil Ihnl n »i,- of it.' nembi-r.s have accorded the Llnlt- eil Nullons ull-uut .suppm't. \V:illls Aid I'loin UN "Once iht> conflict ';; soi-n n> irreeoneilt\blfi no liU'ii'iinti'e i.' ndeiiuiile In save tin. United Na- lliins nr (III! pence," Wallace Kiiid. "I believe lhal the United Hliil-i i:; commuted ]>y her lilM.ory lo i Icmcd'allc. civlli/jillDji :>t cnli'pct Hive enterprise nt a lime whei most of the rest ol Ihe world al lllelcd by misery and seaicll.v I movliii! toward Socialism or Com nntiilsm," lie ;;ald. He .said Hint, he fell llrit "Hiis Kin Is committed by centmles ruai'ltil tyranny lo the use o! re l)i'ei:.'ilvc mcnsures us an c.s.scnll: element In liolillni; toi.vlhrr (h Hovlrls until Mieh time as abundance ol consumer |;oml makes possible Ihc freedoms wlilo mean so much in the Wes'." Over Arkansas I (tty Vnllra IY«M) I A wave of violence hns nccnunted I for the dcnlli of at least IS piTsoti.; j In Arkansiis KO far this w;ek I Three members of Ihe anir.c Fnm- lly died In 11 collision on Highway '2(1 about Ifi miles west of Helena ypslertlny. The parents. Mr. nnd Mrs. Chnrlps Payne, died i.istnntly and a Kl.x-yeiir-old son, ilota, died soon alter arrival in n Ili;Jon:i lios- pllal. A diuiBhtcr, Deity Sue, was reported In serious condition al U hospital this morning. At Danville stale nnd county of- Ikers are lUlompUn;; to e.,liil):i h Hie Ulciillly of n man who,,,- body wns found nlrnppcd lo .1:1 Improvised slreleher nnd lloatlnit In n eieelt lain yesterday. The man win built f>r>. Coroner Lloyd C'ornwell said the "illy had been In Mi3 live >i' six weeks and nsscrled tliat he nrt l)eei\ KtiiuiKled and bea'.cn lie- ore beliu; slninnod to Ihe steetehti At Priilrlo View little Mncu-yrar- ;l<l Irene Kltiibivll died In a fir vhleh deKlroyed' the family's one nd oiin-hiilF story fiirin hoir.e lat Mondity. The i:lil jiullcd awny frnn ler niollipf, Mrs. ],,-? Kltniiruil, nnt an back Into the bltr/.lns bnlldlnii Mrs. Klmbrell was taken lo a Par! lospltal after she nltetnpled lu ten cue her dauKlilci The bla/e oliirlei wluin Mr«. Klmbrell mistook p,as<: hie for wilier nix) pluced II »jn Hi stove to heat. Forrest C. Dnvls, :iil-year-old Kill Ion County farmer, wn.i k!IK-,l by ; ••'rlseo trelghl train near Im horn yoslerdny. OITIelals ciuolcd Ihe ]I>CT motive flretiiiin as Haying he snw Hi innii lyltiK with his head ou Hi rails but that 11 was Impossible t stop. At Tupelo. Don-Is llamir.onlyi.'i 71-year-old fanner, was killed a inldnluhl Hunday when a truck over-turned while he 'vas |>!tiwm| And In Mttle Hock nuniitucrs nn wllne.ssu's of live of asven e.;lab)lil menUi robbed during tlic past I days, luive Idenllflctl Geo:>;e Schneider as Ihe holdup nmi Schneider, :tli. of Ur Ins, Texas, v:i killed In n rimnlnx n«n battle wll police Monday night. Other deaths In the stnlu Inchu c<l three near Oamdcn In a r.erii of live automobile. neclcleaU,; ol at Pine 1)11(11 following an accldei iminlercd • H for itlvi- :,Tcn>- , fHL(iliu:[l It.s use /Vnrienl- proposnts of Keerrlnry of A lurr Clinton 1\ AnderKon lor iom-iini v,hic]i A'onUI siu/' the fijDiH'r fjilr prirc.s JUKI in the c.x|)iin<hnK demand for ;i^rit lie Kiiid forrlitn ini|»vrtant imienthd mill,. Aniriitiiii (iirin uoiifls. Allliir,i;.'.i rl-.i.-, l.rtwren nations imi:,1 nr '.• :'.- fast «:: p:>.;:;ililr', !i,' It i.ltir.l he done in Mich i w; no one Rroup hear;; tin.' tol tlon. Sonje farm rpt^kriiipr stale conni-e.sMilen liAve SUitc Depiirltnc'iil of cii nn fnrni cotninodil ies l its /eal Id write Irnch- They said such amTerni inthj.sti-y ;i( thr f.'iriireiv/ To prrvi'lil Ihis, Davis K<!t:retary of Awi ii:ulture lih nnthurlly to ovrrnile Ilic parlniciil tin leciprocal h nipnl.s which .UilTalcn in tile markets for conini ducccl l>y American far a rut farm rnisecl fh'. liiK l;nilf rh r.>U(:h i t;r; , :ti'-n;s iit:; Mvnird :i^i,l [ ado idil j He said In: fell that, history nmlKiny; aiul one at KPoi-Bi-nphy Impi'lled Rusva "to n Nl . sro ,„ t ,| 1B i liiiiih eonl.lniially •tor-'frnc, ilecons to Ihe Medllerrimean and the Dardanelles." lie iilsii cxprc.v,c<l lielle; Hint Hiisslsi would continue under a rcitlme and "Mini even Ihoujih there Is no Jln:«iii .Insplrrrl inlernullonai In the fnlnre. local Communlsls playln K (he Moscow line by car will have considerable influence In all nations where there Is .scarcity or rar:ta[ ills- crimination," |, c said. "I believe. Mint Cotimimilsjii, jike enrly Cl.rls- tianlly. will thrive under ihe niiirtyrdom of erscciillon." ncnr McGehec; one nt Memiihh us Die n.'HUlt uf a craah two nt Hope folli wo Men Fined : or Refusal to >ay Garbage Fee Municipal Judge Upholds City's Right To Levy Monthly Fee •\ In the first major court I tliick on tlio city ordinance I uvyinjf a garbage fee, Mu- icipal Judge Graham Siul- ury upheld the regulation j)d atisc.ssud I'inen against ] wo Hlythcvillc men who] untested Iho city's ritrM to olluul Uiu 75 cents per month ec. Fined weic Sam W. Rhcadcs, i ind costs, and Burl Davidson, $10 I iii<l costs, for non-payment o[ the ee. The orrllnmirc provides for the laymenl of n cents a month by 'iicli householder nnd an amount n accordance with size for busi- »':is firms. Funds from fee cones- ions nre used to pay the expert- ' ii's of Karbagc collection trucks Did crou's. (1 Through counsel, Mr. Rlioailos,'| mil Mr. Davidson contended that': Ibe person who Is head of a homo-'! uild and has,a normal amount of jailwse bill disuses of it in lib I :wn manner Is not liable lor tUe fee. Judge Sudhury, however, held Unit. Ihe garbinjc had to be disposal of 111 11 uniform manner nnd that I no hoiiwholdcr hud the right to | dispose of It by his own method.'!. Thc defendants further contended' thai the fee set by the ordhmm'c was nn "Illegal cxHcllon" on the! I'.i'oundr, that it was a revenue-' raising -mid not a regulatory assessment. The court also upheld Ihe ordinance: In Ihls respect, say- Inir that. It was iv regulatory measure. While the city's drive to enforce pnymciit of the garbage tecs has resulted .in the Issuance ot several summons for dellnciuent payments, this was ttic first lime Iho reKUlatton was contested hi -ntirt. 'fa date, those ordered to pay have clone so, nlso • paying a flve- lollnr tlellnqncricy penalty, city officials, said. ... , : ." . . ',. Waco War fcn Spwdirs floo •/ In KdillUon to the city's ga lee. enCorre^enfedrlvc, police AFL Urges Veto Of Labor Curbs Green Concedes Stiff Bill Aimed at- Unions To Get Past Senate Chamber of Commerce Directors Plan Session The Hoard of nhfrctor.i of liii l Chamber of Commerce will hold thefr monthly inecUni; .it. 't.'M di- morrow afternoon in the Cl:.uii!j"r of Commerci.' offic;. 1 )n CJl/' H;iti. Holder, secretary, ann-niiiccd loday. rent Lions' District Governor Addresses BlythevillcClub Members of the Lions Club held Iheir weekly meeting yesterday noon at the Hotel Noble with R. C. Btaw- ner of North Little Rock, governor of District 7A of the Lions International, as principal speaker. Mr. Brawncr spoke on "Llonism" and discussed plans for Ihe Lions' I state convention at Fort Smith May 18-19 nnd Hie nntinnni roiu'ciilion jr. /.'jw ^wi>" San Francisco. > N. Y. Stocks ?. p.m. <luol;itions A T ,<t T Amor Tobacco Anaconda Copper ... Beth Steel Chrysler Coca Cola Gen Electric Gen Molors .; MoHtgoKicrv Ward . N Y Central Int Harvester North Am Aviation Republic Steel Radio Socony Vacuum Standard of N J .. Sludebaker Texas Corp Packard II S Steel Club Women Hear of Arkansas' Broad Industrialization Program 165 3-K r/i i-i 37 1-2 B5 1-2 93 1!8 35 1-2 58 52 1-2 1!> 7-8 81 9 26 1-4 8 1-8 . 14 1-3 . 66 3-4 . SO 3-8 Arkansas, a stale with resources, is a pioneer in nlili/alion of many of its products. Hi'mlrix Lackey. Executive Director "f l?r- FOitrccs and Development C^mmi- slon of Arkansas, told 200 rlul> wo- mrn at this mi>inini;'s session "f ihe two-day convention or i-'oir>. Ct'y District of the Fedrration n! Women's clubs, held at First Methodist Church. Mr. Lackey discussed Arkansas' resources and Rrowth of lariorlcs in the stale. Factories include a rice mill at StutlRart ai wi,;rti Uic vitamins in the rice hull arc driven into Ihe nrain. lie also 'old of a nylon factory and 10 shoe factories located In Arkansas "One of the latest developments in utilization of Arkansas' resources", he said, "is a milk factory in 511-4. which Hie cream Is processed so 0 3-B that it will not sour" 70 l-2l Grnlinm SudlHivy, IHythnvilli' nl- lorney. gave an enthusiastic welcome address and Mrs Marion' Dickens ot Newport gave the response. The convention, which will be conducted this afternoon. bei;an last night wllh a Pine Arts program al the Woman's Chit). Mrs. W. H. McCain, president of the Forrest City District was . .. iniest speaker, she told the club- , Clell women and guests that clubs should place Initial importance nn programs for .VOUIIK people. "We must educate the youth and educate them properly", she said. "The training we give our youth loday will determine ihe kind of world wo will have tomorrow", she said. Welcome addresses last ni^N were made by Mrs. Cecil Wroten of the nlythcville Woman's Club, nnd Farmer Englat'.cl, president of the Chamber of Commerce. Garsson-May Case on Trial In Washington WASHINGTON, April M. (UP) 'I he government, today necuscd defendants In the Andrew J. May ruri-H|>llnn trim of rrwiltlni; to t>o- l!ils bookkeeping to conceal aliened Illrcal payments io the former democratic Kentucky conKressmaii by the Garsson.s munitions combine. Government counsel told a ler- cr.'il eoui-l jury in an openlnc .Mate- ment, (hal Mny and his co-dclcnd- iinls attempted lo cover up their wartime tinaneial relations aller an invi'M.fiiRllon nl llifir opcr.'Hlons was slarlcd In late 1DI5. They oranlu'd a n<'w firm. Ihe C'Litiihr-rland Lumber Co. of preslon- b'll'K, Ky,, Ihe prosecution oiimi; lor le sole purpose or cnverllii; up ehompeusation to May. Funeral Service This Afternoon For W. M. Tucker W. M. Tiitker of Holland. Mo. father of Mrs. Marvin Nunn am Mrs. Kiln Liilx, of Bl.vMicvHJr. illw, Ibis innrnhi K . OM5 o'clock, at Walls Hos|.ilal. He wa.s 81. l'"imenil services will be held this afternoon. -I o'clock, colib Funcra Hume with burial lo follow In Maple Grove Cemetery. The Hev. Allen i). Stewart, pastor of Flr.s 1 Methodist church, will officiiiie. Mr. Tucker had made his homi in this section for many year an^i before his retirement was live in civic affairs. Mr.s. Nulll and Mrs. Hit-/, arc his only sitrvi VIM'S. Pallbearers were E. O. Adams J. W. Haydcr and John E. Spark >f nlythcville, and G. V. Workman Waldrop and C. C. Adams o Holland. Rotary Selects Delegate OBCUOLA. Ark.. April '23.—Well) Yonim was named delegate and W. Watson alternate delcyile the Kotary International conven lion hi San Francisco, C.ilii'., October nt the weekly meeting the O.iceola club yesterday, Moses Sliman of Luxora was gnes speaker and told the Rot.irtau.i I his rrccnl trip to Ryiin, W/ISltrNG'J ON, April IK. (ITP)-- FI, President William Orcon con- erled loday that Congress will puss rlwr curbs «s the Senate bi'K'i cbate on a measure to abollsli U losecl shop and otherwise restrict nions. The the AFf, can hope for run Cqngress. h,. added, is thai he Kenate will tone down the still iibor bill passed by Die House. Dill liifi, and Jl«, companion nor. re:kless 'dflvlng. Police Chief Charles Short pointed mil today-that about 15 drivers I have been arrested nnrt fined for •ceding during the ptist month. 'Mayor E. R. Jackson said that | while the drive against spjeders ! wns beginning "to slow them down." the cumpalgn. uKalnst fust drlvlm? In the 'city wafr being continued. The speed limits are 30 mites an hour In sections and V'O miles an hour In the business district. Chiracs of reckless driving were I lodRCd iignlnsl Morris Jenkins, Nc- cro. this morninc following a car- truek collision al the; Intersection | ol Main and Lake' sheets. Bond wns set al $50 and he "will' be "tried | lomorrow morning dl Municipal Court. Police s"id ven so it will mil hn agreeable labor and the AFI, will ask resident, Truman lo velo it, Green aid. Chairman Roljcrt A. Tafl of Ihe Icnale Labor Committee opened lebatc on a committee bill which said would correct ninny "in- ustlcc.'i" in present labor law. He .aid orKnnl7cd labor was usinn the 'meat axe" approach in Its clcal- ngs and that small businessmen ire now "at the mercy of union eaders:" The labor debate hnRan as congressmen studied these other developments: Tnxcs—Taft told Secretary of Treasury John w. Snydrr thai thi sesl and fairest way to keep mass purchasing power jilch Is not tt raise wanes but to cut taxes. Foreign Affairs — Chairman harles A. Eaton of the House foreign affairs committee asked tile house lo |>ass a $:!SO,000,ODO general foreign relief bill. — The Senate nnnki::R Committee just barely approved In- nd' Jenkins was driving I East on Mni;i Street mid struck a Hubbard Purnlluro Co. truck head- ] cd West. Th c vehicles were both ilamagcd on the right front p->r- llon, indicating that Jenkins- wis riving on the wrong, side -of -the I street, officers said, as the truci | was found in its proper lane.' Striking Phone Workers Here Stick to Union Reaflinnini; their ncllicrcncs to union policies. slrlkliiR workers of Ihe Soiilhwcslern Bell rsb.ilionn Company here met last nigh-, at their Hotel Glcncoe strike heart- nuarters and nflcrward announced that they were "more dcte.'inin;-;! tlinn ever lo stick with the union." This ntuiotinceinciit wns mariv this - .. , nioi-iiins by Mrs. M. B. Brocks raft-Kllrndcr-WaRncr bill to spend] chairman of Local 11 to which S7.500.COO.COo in federal money o.i | graun the operators belong The a 45-year slum clearance and pu!>- plant and construction workers He. plan. The vote was 7 to 6. Chair- grol , p . Ix)ca , 254 nlso Charles JV.^ Tobcy said some rented at the meeting. With this meeting and reaftimi- tion of union sympathy, th™ local strikers tightened their i.r.iks against the practice of striking em- ployes returning to work. A return to work. A return to work has been noted in other cities, but lo dais none of (he workers who walked itian of t.he committee niernhcrv 1 ; voted for the bill might oppose it in whole or in part on the Senate floor. The bill's goal Is. "a decent ionic... for every American family." Forcifm trade— Philin n. Reed. chairman of the board of General K'.cclric Co.. told congressmen it i.i necessary that the Rovernment ahead with its tariff culling plans to achieve belter bilnncc between exports and imports. Broadcasts— It was learned that a House Ap|>ronrialions Subcommittee has voted to deny funds for the Stale Department's international broadcasts, exrcpt to Tntin America. Weather ARKANSAS — Partly cloudv t) cloudy. Scattered showers toniaht and In West and North portions lo- day. Wnrnicr East nnd South par- lions today. Thursday partly cloudy and warmer in Northwest. Scntcjr showers In East and South portion. out April 7 have gone back to their jobs here. "No one has any intention of going back to work." Mrs. Brooks asserted this morning. The Southwestern Bell Telephone Co. has s'.ld that no "lock-out" was being staged by the company and that workers returning would not be dijcipllned lor striking. To this. Mrs. Brooks said- "Wo (eel that maybe Die company is trying to bust our union." However. she added, picket lines will be maintained and Uic union here is still "standing pnt" on the strlk.: LSS-.HM. "Even if there Is no «~.ige Increase, we are sticking to trie union »s a matter of principle," she declared.

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