The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on May 5, 1949 · Page 3
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 3

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Thursday, May 5, 1949
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THURSDAY, HAY 5, 1949 BLYTHEVILLE <AK1C.)' COURIER NEWS mm Funds tor Flood Control Boosted McClellon Obtains Increases for Work lit On Arkansas Projects WASHINGTON, May 5 I/P) A Senate appropriations snbcom mlttoe has raised by $5.603,000 pro posed allotments for Arkansas flood control and river projects. The increases above the amount approved previously by the llous were placed In the bill on motlo of Senator McClellan (D-Ark), members of the subcommittee. The bill now provides approx mutely $26,000.000 for Arkansas floo control and river projects. This in addition to a flood control o the Lower Mississippi and Us tr binaries. Of the increase McClellan o' taincd, $5,002,000 represents four ei lirely new projects not recommen rteri 'in the President's budget: Bank stabilization from Little* Rock to the mouth of the Arkansas River $2,000.000: Dardanclle Lock and Dam $1,100.000; bank stabilization at Dardanellc $602,000, and Morrilton cut-off on the Arkansas River $300.000. C^'hcr Arkansas projects in which increases were made (showing 'amount allowed in the bill and the amount of increase over the House bill): Bull Shoals Dam $13.277.500 '$!.- iCOO.OOO increase); Blnkely Mountain •yarn $2.500.000 C$208.j00); Garden ' Bottoms District 2. $300.00;) ($81.800); Cnmvay Countv Levee Districts 1. 2. 8. $106.000 (S27.100); Conway County Levee District 6. $11.000 ($2.800); Crawford Countv Ic- vccs $319,000 ($81.700); Little Rock to Pine Bluff $370,000 ($<14,700): Millwood Dam and alternate sites planning $200.000 C$50.000). (iwonians Name Boys', Girls' State Representatives Palsy Ruth Halncs, Jimmlo Rein- iller'nnd Buddy Doimor will rcp- scnt the Blytlievlllc Klwnnis Club it Girls and Boys Slate later this imimor, it was announced at Hie club's luncheon meeting yesterday ApproxiniiUcly 40 boys and 6' 1 ' 15 vere guests of the Klwanlans lit tile luncheon yesterday In recognltioi of National Boys and Girls Week. The group was entertained by a tonette ensemble from the Ynrbro school, directed by Miss Mlnnl Poster. Boys and girls attending includ cd Carolyn Kldd. Mary Sue Craftoi Kamoiu Crafton. Leo Duclos, Joli Robert Stovnll. Ralph Nichols, Jr Michael Phillips, John Chavlc White, Bob Kendrlck, Eugene Still, Dorothy Ouerin. Dorotl Eagen, Jlinmlc Callnlian. Jen lave, Jimmy Lowe, Billy Banfor Boone. Kenneth Lashbrook. J. Holland. Jr.. Dick Foster, Pat ai Butch Smollierinan, Kay Tomme Roger Wheatley Sudbury- Johnny McDowell, Tommy Harr son. Mary Lon Sanders, Ja Chamblin, Lyman Sullivan, Norman Sullivan. Mary Patricia Robsun, David Burnett, Sam Tune, Mary Susan Huffman, Roone Logan, Mary Stevenson, Pay Davis, Bobby Turner, J. M. Cleveland, Jr., and Jimmy Phillips. .5. Attitude on Aid "o China Not Changed y New Pitas tor He/p WASHINGTON, May 5. (IP>— Scc- etary of State Acheson said ycs- crday the American official attl- ude has not been changed by new leas for aid to Nationalist China. Acheson was asked specifically at news conference about the pro- xxsal of former Gen, Claire L Chenrault that the United States ry again to rally opposition to the Communist advance with a new aid >rogram. The secretary replied that our attitude has not changed. Tlie State Department has taker the position that further mllltarj aid would be useless now. With the Courts Chancery: Zula Hall vs. Hazcn Hall, suit loi divorce. Circuit: Bertha Campbell vs. Jessie Cole and Hannah Clesgett. petition foi writ of habeas corpus to require defendants to turn over her child to her. Byron Morse, administrator of the estate of H, B, Jones, deceased, vs Earl Magers. Blucher and Ann! Mangrum Williams, suit to ejec defendants Irom Lots 6 and 7 Block 6 of the First, Addition to Dell. 12 Arkansas Counties Meet Cancer Quotas LITTLE ROCK, May 5, (fl' Twelve Arkansas counties huv reached or exceeded their quotas ii the Cancer Society's drive for funds to carry on research into the emu'? and remedy for the o[t-fatal all- mc'.it. Former Governor Ben T. Laney. state campaign chairman, said these counties have reported successful drives: Baxter. Crlttenden. Franklin, Greene. Hot Spring, Howard Independence, Izard, Johnson, Phillips and Sevier. The state's goal ts $75.000. Read Courier News Want Ads. Announcing I he addition of your friends H. D. Lovelady and Oliver Lovelady to our staff Shelton Motor Co. Blytheville YOU CAN SAVE ON THE "TlA FOR THE SOUTHERN TASTE Tall, frosty glasses of clear, fragrant Maxwell House Tea—what a symbol of fine Southern living! 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