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BLYTHEVILLE COURIER NEWS THE DOMINANT NEWSPAPER OF NORTHEAST ARKANSAS AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI VOL. XLVII—NO. 141 Blylheville Daily Ne« Blylheville Courier Mississippi Valley Leader BlythevUlt Herald BLYTHEVILLE, ARKANSAS, SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER i, 1951 EIGHT PAGES SINGLE COPIES FTVT5 CENTt Mercury Hits W6 in City- Yesterday'. High Believed Record; Some Relief from Heat Is Forecast Blytheville residents wondering "How much hotter can it get?" got their answer yesterday when the mercury climbed to what is believed to be a record high of 106 degrees. wouldn't be such a good idea. He said he had talked to several pediatricians (physicians who specialize In children's diseases) and the consensus was that 1 during the heat wave the pupils would be better off at home. The school board has been con- See WEATHER on Page 8 Yesterday's sizzling 108 - degree high came on the heels of readings of 104 Thursday, 103' Wednesday • nd 101 Tuesday. Some relief appeared in sight, however, according to the U. S. Weather Bureau in Little Rock. "Not quite so warm in north portion tonight and Sunday" was the forecast this morning. The weatherman also foresaw partly cloudy skies today and tomorrow with "widely scattered thundershowers in extreme north portion late this afternoon and in north portion tonight." A low of only 77 degrees during the night provided warm sleeping for Blytheville residents. Probably Will Stand as Record It appeared today that the 106- degree reading would go uncontested as a record high for Blytheville. Previous peak high had been 105 degrees, recorded Aug. 4 and 5 and Sept. 7, 1«41. Until 19*7,,..the mercury had not been that" hi^h since tt least 1944. Robert.E. Blaylock, official weather observer here, said the 106-de- gree high was definitely the peak reading of the seven years he has been keeping weather records. Sam Morris, who was Mr. Blaylock's predecessor as weather observer here, said he did not recall any higher readings and that 106 de- gre&s probably would not be contested as "pie- city 's .highest Umpera- ' "--•-•e temperature no heat ten reported'by noon C Hot All Over., Arkansas 'eat records tappled over the state jesteiday it was the hottest , v;,|VSL 'Nationals' Win In New Zealand Government Downs Labor Party in Smashing Victory WELLINGTON, N.Z.. Sept. 1 (API—Prime Minister Sidney Hoi land's national government was re turned to power today in a smash Ing election victory over the Labor Ites. In virtually complete returns night, the government seemed cer tain of 47 seats in the new partia ment, compared with 33 for Labo led by Walter Nash. The result gave Holland a man date to carry on measures encour aging private enterprise in this we fare state, which was ruled by Sc cialists for 14 years until Holland party came to power in Novembe 1949. 48 Scats Were Held . The government held 46 seats the old parliament and Labor he 33. Absentee votes, which will t counted Monday, are not expecte to change' greatly the overall tot of today's count. Holland himself was re-electi with a majority of 3.546 compan to a majority of 4,076 in the la election. The opposition Labor lea Tils" 1 brevl "cabinet danger defeat. Todavs election was unpreceden Ed -in :New Zealand's .political h tory; Never before had a gover ment with a comfortable major quit and ordered new-elections b fore ite full term of office expired hreetoSign Pacific Pact At Presidio Act Is Start Of Japanese Treaty Meet SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 1. Wine United States, Australia anc ew Zealand today sign a mutual ;fense treaty extending this count's security guarantees over ast new area of the world. It provides another link In a fu- ire Pacific-wide military alliance gainst the Communist threat anc curtain-raiser for next week's apane.se Peace Conference. Arriving by plane yesterday, Sec- etary of state Acheson In an ob lous reference to Russia said thi ays ahead would show which an le peaceful nations and which an lose that "talk peace while taking ction that may impair and pre ent the strengthening of peace." The tripartite pact Is conceived f Its creators as raising a warn ing flag U> Moscow against any ag gresstve thrust, Into-the Southwes 'acilic. At the same time it place i barrier in the way of any futur •esurgence of Japanese empire building. It will be signed at the histori ^residio of San Francisco, heac quarters of the U.S. Sixth Army, i a setting of military pomp wit artillery booming 19-gun salutes each delegation. Just before signatures are penne< l the three-way treaty, Depu Foreign Minister Andrei. GromyW is scheduled to lead Russia's 39 member delegation into town fi the Japanese Peace Treaty confe: ence. That conference will be op ened by President Truman Tuesda night at the San Francisco Mem orial Opera House, birthplace the United Nations. Japanese to Arrive Today A 20-member Japanese delegatii to the peace treaty conference a rived in Honolulu Friday night an is due here Sunday. The deleg tion U led by Premier Shigeru Y shlda. treaty signing, like t! ...in.. Washington. Thur Today's concluslon. day of " anese ing Sept. lied .'plan SUIT OF GOLD — Wearing a S1000, 14-carat gold bathing suit at Hampton Beach, N. H., is prett Rachel Tomer of Fitchburg. Mas The shimmering suit was created for a Hollywood Movie. One Copper Group Ends Union Balk Signs Hopeful For Settlement By Next Week WASHINGTON, Sept. 1. (£•) ettlcment of the strike at Ken- necott Copper Corp,, producer of 35 >er cent of the nation's copper, may lave paved the way for an early end of the nationwide shutdown which threatened to slow up the defense program. KennecoU and union leaders cached an agreement yesterday af- .er president Truman called for federal action to end the strike. Negotiations behind the scenes were started at once with thti three major producers. There were hopeful signs that by Monday, a', least settlements would follow at tht far Hung operations of Phelps-Dodgl Corp., Amercian Smelting and Re lining Co.. and Anaconda Coppe Co- Price Increase Eyed The.latter probably will seek i price increase if it bows to tu 15-cent "package" wage rais granted by Kennecott to Its mor than 9,000 workers in Utah, Nevad and New Mexico. Kennecott ha agreed earlier to set up a pcnsio; system which it estimated woul add another 4\i cents to the coi of the raise. Kennecott indicated it would no go after a price rise. But if Ana See COPPER" on Page g War Tempo Quickens »»#»»*»»»UN Denies New Bomb Charge sign- ~6f : a' great Alto secure the Pacific against any • extension 1 of Communist power. The tripartite and U.S.-Philippines treaties are beyond Russia's reach. But Gromyko fa expected to See PACIFIC PACT on Pafe 8 Senate Okays $7 Billion Foreign Aid Program WASHINGTON, Sept. 1. (AP)-The Senate last night approved $7,286,250,000 foreign aid program to bolster free-world defenses against communism. The total was ? 1,213,750,000 less' than 'the $8,500,000,000 asked by President Truman. And it was $312,500,000 below the authorization passed earlier by the House. Aspart.of this may be restored^ py a Senate-House conference com••• Ark-Mdlniiii To Meet Sept. 5 day many sections of the state has had in four years. The hottest spot- was ArkadeJphia, which reported 109 degrees, the highest the mercury has been there in 15 years. It was 104 degrees in Little Rock. two above the season's record set Thursday for the capitol city and the hottest day since Sept. 1, 1947, when it was 107 degrees. The U.S. weather Bureau said yesterday was the hottest Aug. 31 on record for Little Rock. The previous high was 103 degrees in 1947. 107 at Mapnolla, Prescott Other high readings over the •taite: Conway, 106 degrees; Magnolia, rfj; Pine Bluff, 106; Prescott, 107; t rat Smith, 104; Texarkana, 103; Eureka Springs. 103; El Dorado, 104; Paragould, 102; Walnut Ridge. 100 "and Fayetteville, 99 C-47 lost' in Alaska; Ten Killed Yesterday ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Sept, I. fAP)— An Air Force C-47 with four aboard was reported missing In Alaska on the heels of the crash of a Navy Privateer In the Aleutians yesterday carrying 10 men. The two were the eighth and ninth planes reported crashed or missing in Alaska in a disastrous Water ccnsump" in Little Rock yesterday rea^ IJ i an nil time high. The muntcipj -Mer works repor ted that 21 ,* Vjl ga lions were used. ,, fi And the hot weather -^ ight a warning from the city he- ™ officer, Dr Mason G. Lawso!.> that opening of school next Tuesday Weather Arkansas forecast: Partly cloudy this . flernoon, tonight and Sunday. Widely scattered thundershowers ff> NOT SO WARM M^exlrcmc north portion late this ^v^rnoon and in north portion tonight. Not quite £0 warm In north portion tonight and Sunday. Missouri forecast: Mostly cloudy tonight and Sunday with scattered j showers and thunderstorms; cooler] south and central portions tonight;! a little warmer northwest portion [ Sur-lay; low tonight In 60s: high, west. Minimum this morning—77. Maximum yesterday—106. Sunset today—6:27. Sunrise tomorrow—5:31. Precipitation 24 hours to T'a.m —none. Total since Jan. 1—32.27. Mean temperature (midway o<- twcen high and low)—915. Normal - mean temperature for September—74.2. \ . This Date Last rear Minimum this vnornl"- -»8 M xltnum ycMrrrtsy~73. r r '"'atlon January I to 4&t* but Wilson Schools Open Monday Faculties Listed; 2 Vacancies at Whitton WILSON. Sept. 1—Wikon Public Schools will open the 1951-52 school year Monday, according to Phillip J. Deer, superintendent. Registration will begin then with regular class work to begin Tuesday. Two vacancies on the faculty of one of the schools in the Wilson District exist, Mr. Deer said, when he announced the list of teachers for the year. Fourth and fifth grade teachers at Whitt*n School have not been hired. Faculties for the school year follow: Wilson High School—J. D. Roberts principal, social science; Miss Virgie Rogers, English; Miss Mavis Rodman, librarian; Miss Martha Ann Stewart, music; Bruce Frizzell. mathematics and science; Mis; Mildred Hood, commercial; Miss Helen Jean Clark, home economics; E. p. Beall, vocational agriculture: Roy Stobough, coach and physical education. Junior. High—Royal Small, socia string of accidents the past six weeks. About 85 are dead or miss- ng in the accidents. The c-47, from the 8039th Base flight Squadron at Elmendorf Field lere, disappeared last night on light between Latinum and Naknek. It was last heard from when It contacted Bethel and asked permission to fly on Instruments at 7,000 feet. Two minutes later the Bethe radio was unable to raise the plane The wreckage of the Privatee was located late yesterday on Little Tanaga Island. A search party which went by boat and then overland t« the crash scene recovered eigh bodies. There was no report of any survivors. The plane was on a routine flight from Adak. It -made its last report two hours after the takeoff. At tliat time the weather bureau said there was a 300-fool ceiling, some clouds and fog but a visibility of two mites. The craft was the same type as a Navy plane which crashed two weeks ago on Amak Island north of Alaska peninsula with a loss of 12 lives. The current string of Alaskan air accidents started July 21 when Korean airlift plane disappeared with 38 aboard. nonth.. to iron,-out,-differences In he'two measures. *: ." .• : Senate Democratic Leader Me-. ?arland of Arizona said today that Senate passage had put the foreign aid program "over the big hump," >ut many other senators insisted the nmln battle will come when Congress gets down to actually voting money to finance foreign assis- :ance. Tlie bill that cleared the 8enate after two consecutive 12-hour sessions merely authorized the aid. Congress must put up the money later after the Senate-House differences are adjusted. Senator Schoeppel (R-Kan) told reporter today that the multibillion dollar tax increase must get through Congress before the foreign funds are voted. "The tax bill, piling staggering burdens on top of a tax load already too heavy, will bring an even stronger fight for economy on foreign aid than we have seen on the authorization bill," he warned. Schoeppel was among five Republicans who shouted "no" last night on final passage. Others were Senators Capehart (Ind>, Ecton (Mont> Kem (Mo) and Langer (ND). Most of the funds under both the Senate and House bill would go fo arms, airplanes, tanks and othe military aid items. The Senate earmarked 55,976,000.000 for such spending, and $1,310,250,. 000 for economic aid. Much of thi would, go for building plants, fac lories and other facilities for de tense production overseas. Europe, where Gen. Dwight D. E science and English; Miss Martha Muncy, science and mathematics; Elgin Ward, social science and En- S« WILSON on P»j« 8 Revenue Office Closet The Blytheville office of the' Arkansas Revenue Department will hi cloMd for the Labor Day holicln Monday. Oscar Alexander announe ed today. senhower is organizing united anti Communist forces, would Bet th bulk of both military and economl funds under both bills. Onr- big difference between th Senate and House bills Is In admin istration of the multi-billion dolla program. The House voted to se up a powerful new single adminls trator. outside the State Depart ment. The senate rejected a simila proposal 5fl to 18. Stephan Pace to Talk At District Four Session in Manila No Supporting Evidence Found' Allied Officer Indicates 'Attack' Staged by Enemy MUNSAN, Korea Sept. 1. (AP)—A United Nations liaison officer today told the Reds a plane may have bombed neu- :ral Kaesong this morning, but if so it wasn't a United Nations aircraft. The Reds said a U.N. plane dropped two bombs In the Korean ceasefire conference city and called on the U. N. Allies to Investigate. A liaison officer checked and reported he found two holes In the earth that could have been made by bombs dropped trom the air or detonated on the ground. He .Indicated the Reds staged the alleged bombing for propagan.. da purposes. A few hours later an unidentified two-engined plane dropped flares over this advance o. N. base. Officials could give no immediate planation. It was believed that Investigation was being made to termlne'lt the flares might have en dropped by a u. N. plane by cident or mistake. The Hares rst over Munsan at 11 p.m. C! m. CST). Earlier Protest Rejected Earlier Saturday the u N. reeled a Red protest that a United ations warplane dropped flares er Kaesong Aug. 28. The U. N lies said flares were dropped that ornlng, but that they were drop- rf by a photographic plane work- g some 20 to 25 miles north o! aesong. Air Forc« Col. Andrew J. Kin ey, senior United Nations lialsor fleer, told a Red liaison office i (he conference city of Kacsong "was ^possible:,that a 'plane hat omned the Kaesong area early to ay. .. But. Kinney said, there was m •idence to show that the plan nvolved was an aircraft unde nited Nations control. The lied officer. Col. Chan Sen CEASE-FIRE on Page g 'Lester the Tester' Hoc Two On the House of Bartender Is Negligent LOUISVILLE, Ky., Sept. 1. (AP)—The man said he was a federal agent checking to see if the. bar was serving blended whisky In bonded bottles. "Pour me two drinks from that bottle," he told the bartender. He then sniffed each drink carefully and downed it. "O.K. I'll be back tomorrow to check the others," he said and sauntered out. Later the bartender realized somebody hart two on the house. He had forgotten to ask for credentials. 'Four New Red Vivisions Seen 'Some Indications' Ar* Enemy May Launch Big Offensive Soon Mississippi and Cralghead Count :otton- ginners will hear Stcphan 'ace, former member of the Hous it Representatives and now a Wash ngton, D. C., lawyer, at a Distric our meeting of the Arkansas-Mis iourl Cotton Ginners Associatio o be held in Manila Wednesda morning, Kemper Bruton, executiv vice-president of the organization said today. The meeting In the Manila Hlg School at 10 a.m. Wednesday Is on of a series of district meetings mem Ders of the newly-reorganized Ar kansas-Missouri Cotton Dinners As sociation are holding to discuss prob lems ginners will face In the comln season. In addition to hearing Mr. Pac the ginners will discuss price ceiling on ginning, bagging and ties, wa| and hour regulations. loan pr< grams, bale weight regulations an general reorganization plans of 11 association. Mr. Bruton said. Similar meetings are scheduled fc Kennctt Sept. 6 and Sikeston Sei 7. Mr. Bruton announced. 53 Die as U.S. Starts Holiday Safety Group Sayi 390 to Be Killed On Roads Labor Day By The Associated Pi*» Fifthy-lhree persons have died in traffic accidents by early Saturda; BS the niitlon began the cetebratloi of the Labor Day week-end. Ne\ York reported one drowning. The National Safety Council es timnted that 3DO deaths due t traffic accidents would occur be tween 6 p.m. Friday and mldnlgh Monday. Last year there were 38. traffic accident deaths, 80 drown inga and 96 miscellaneous dealhs- an allttme high—for the three-da Labor Day holiday. In 1949, the previous record-hlg Labor Uay week-end there were 410 traffic accident deaths. 53 drownlngs and 87 miscellaneous deaths reported. The death toll by states- (traffic, drowning and miscellaneous): .: '.'•, Arkansas 200; Colorado t 0', 0;' Connecticut 100; Illinois 2 ,0 0; Indiana 2 0 0;.Maine 200; Maryland 800; Massachusetts 100; Minnesota 2 0' 0; Missouri 200; New Jersey 1 0 0; New York 010; Ohio 2'o 0; Pennsylvania 1 0 0; Virginia 1 0 0; Wisconsin 300. Allies Need Strength To Use Atom—Marshall WASHINGTON, Sept. 1. (AP>—Secretary or Defense Marshall ias indicated that the use ol atomic weaoons against armies trwading Europe may depend on whether the Allies build up a force strong enough to defend launching Installations from first enemv attacks. This was brought out yesterday lu n y jt uc ijea j n connection with the during Senate debate on the for- :ign aid bill when Senator Mc- vlahon (D-Conn) read an exchange of letters between himself and Marshall. McMahon had asked if tactical use of atomct weapons had been Truman Reported 'Determined' To Free Correspondent Oatis WASHINGTON, Sept. 1. (API — President Truman was quolcd today as "determined to lake whatever measures arc necessary" to obtain the release nf William N. Oatis. Associated Press correspondent Imprisoned In Czechoslovakia. The President's sentiment was contained In a reply by Joseph Short, press secretary, to a resolution calling for the release of Oatis. The resolution wns passed by the fraternity. A copy was sent to Mr Truman Aug 24. Mr. Short wrole: "The President has asked me lo thank the cxectuive board of the Washington professional chapter of Sigma Delta Chi for sending him a copy of your resolution regarding Sva Peron Dror>s Chance for Office BUENOS AIRES. Argentina. Sept. 1. MV-Blonde 20-year-old Eva Prron tearfully gave up her chance last night to become the first woman vice-president In the Western Hemisphere. The dynamic wife of President Juan D Pcron announced fhai she cnuld not accept the Peronlsra Party nomination. Spcaklns; over the rarllo from the Presidential reslflfnrrr, the 'vomau who su:(ic*a r hf nation's labor po icics. said she had readied in 'ir- rcvorablr .Ir-ciMon to renounce the hich honor' ol ruiininp with her tnifband In the Nov. II election the arrest and 'conviction' of WI1- 'lam N Oalls. "The President feels that your resolution Is an .excellent one. He ; Egypt Told to Lift Suez Restrictions by UN Body NEW YORK, Sept, 1. (AP<—The United Nations Sr-curity Cotincll today formally rolled upon fiypt lo r\c--;illvf board of I he Washlnelon 1 is determined lo lafce whatever this ; Professional Chapter o! Sigma Dtl-lmMsure? are necessary to get Mr. 11& Oil* AfofM&tonAj Journ&llAtlQ I O4UJ —*~~— J - Lynch-Jenkfns Team Wins City Bridge Tourney First honors In the second annual city bridge tournament held at Hotel Noble Thusdny and Friday nights were awarded Mrs. B. A. Lynch and Mrs. Eugenia Jenkins Df Steele. O S. Crowell and Harry w, Halncs won second place; Mrs Dick White and O o. Hardaway third: Mr. and Mrs. Jim Roleson. fourth: and Mrs. Russell Phlllins and Mrs. Parns- worth Black, fifth. Mrs. Lynch and Mrs. Jenkins received silver goblets as a prize and they also will have possession of the Mr ana Mrs. W. D. Chamblln cup for the ensuing year. Sliver bread trays were given the second place winners, while silver and crys- lal ash trays were awarded the other winners. fn Thursday night's play, a 10- tfhlr Mitchell movement, Mr and Mrs Jim Uoleson won top honors Harry W. Haines and O. 8. Crowcll rccond: Mrs. Euecnia Jenkins and Mrs B A. Lynch, third: Mrs. C. W Afflirk and Mrs E B. Gee, fourth- and Mrs nick White and o O Hirdaway fifth. Top honors for last night's play were won by Mrs. Dick White anc 1 O. O. Hardaway. Other winning teams last night were Mrs. Jenkins Officers Here Arrest Dell Sergeant AWOL Since Last January A Dell Army sergeant, absent without off^ial leave from a Washington Army post since U?.t January, was turned over to military authorities from Camp Chaffce this morning by. North Mississippi County peace officers. The sergeant was identified as John C. Keckman. He was arrested here Aug. 29 on a drurikncsi charge and had been held In the city jail since. build-up of the North Atlantic defense armies. Marshall said General Dwtght D, Eisenhower Is "takui" /cry possible defensive weapon i,.,o consideration," and went on to say that tac- tcial use of "a' 'able future weapons" required forces capable preventing an enemy from overrunning "the prepared launching Installations." So far the only wartime use o atomic weapons has been the drop ping of two bombs on Japan, wha military men call "strategic" use Strat// ic bombing also include, striking at the plants and babe which support forces at the front "Tactical" use means their cm ployment directly asainst arme< forces at or near front lines. There have been reports the U J t? working on artillery shells pack ing atomic explosive power. U. S. EIGHTH ARMY 1EADQUARTERS, Korea, lept. 1. (AP)—Four new Red divisions were spotted on Ko- ea's east-central front today is bloody fighting continued in the slopes of jagged moun- ain peaks. AP Correspondent jeorge McArthur said thera were "some indications" the might jump off shortly on a major offensive. An Allied officer told McArthur the reinforced Red forces In th« east could throw "a whal» of a D!OW" at the U.N.' positions. But :>e added he did not believe th« Reds could appreciably dent th« Allied line. There was slepped-up action on land and sea and In the air. Allied officers said their divisions were engaged In the heaviest fighting since the now-suspended truce talk* started in Kaesong July 10. Bombers and fighters attacked Red supply and communication! facilities in North Korea. Jets Stage Fight Communist, and U.N. jets tangled In a 20-mlnute' dogfight high over northwestern Korea. All Allied planes returned to base. Ma). Winton O. Marshall of.Raleigh, N. C., was credited with probably destroying one Russian-type MIG. T!ie ground fighting centered on the centra] and east-central front*. Gains of up to four miles were ammercd out in the east, and ome gains were registered In th» enter of the 100-mile battlellne. -The Allies were stalled In a sav- ge . all-day -battle -for .^Bloody Ridge?- on-the' east-cenLraV'rront. . \P Photographer Bob Otey reported ' he Redi fought to the death from "ecp bunkers and machine gun iest.1. . • Hill Changes nand. To the west. Communists counter- Hacked, and took a hill they lost 'riday. But the U.N. forces slashed back and recaptured it. When the fighting died down, more than 460 Communist dead were counted on the hillside. Heavy mine fields suggested th» .ttackers already have reached tlw main Red line in the east. Three tills were seized In eastern Korea and two others In the central sector. United Nations forces In eastern Sorea were pushing into wild mountain country despite hitter resist- mce from Red troops fighting fror* wooden, stone and earthen bunkert. In central Korea, other U.N uniu battled up hills near the old ''iron triangle." They captured two hilli southeast of Kumsong after clos« quarter hand grenade duels. The Reds clung to two other hills, pouring down machlnegun, mortar and rifle fire, Kumsong Is 29 miles north of Parallel 38 and nearly 50 miles inland from the east coast. Cor Reported Stolen From Billy Boone Billy Boone .operator of Boone't Cleaners, reported to police this morning that ht? 1950 mode! Nash was stolen frwn Its parking plr.ce in front of the cleaning firir on Railroad Stect last nignt "'" r Officers said Mr B^one l-ft 'I <i> car parked on Railroad street night and A'hen he -came for [Swear this morning it was gone. Caruthersville Girl to Suencf Year in Europe As Rotary Fellowship Winner llfl her restrictions on Suez Canal shipping The vote on the resolu- and Mrs. l.ynrti. Mrs W A. Afflirk and Frank Nelson, llnrry W llnlnrs and O S Crowr-11 Mrs Joe Oitla- lion sponsored by the Ui.:lod fitalr.1. [ Irmly and Mi.-s Willie Nrnhnl. Mr* Britain and nance was 8-0 with j Farnsxvorth Black and Mri. Russell tiu-M By HAROLD NANCE (Courier News Staff Writer) CARirniERSVlLUE. Sept. 1— Studies in Bristol, England — hristmas 111 Munich, Germany—a month In Paris—trips In Scotland. Switzerland, Italy, the Scandtna- inn countries—these things await Miss Sue Coker of Carutiiersvillc who will spend a year in Western Europe as the winner of a RoUrv fellowship tor gradual* 1 students Miss Coker will do post-graduate study at the University of Bristol and make side trips thrn^ih Western Europe during vacation penc^ Rotary International, a scr^ce club organi/atlon. has provided funds for 89 graduate students to study In foreign countries. This last June, Miss CoXcr graduated with distinction from the University oi Missouri She major ed In English literature Miss Coker attended the Caruthcrsvlle public schools before going to the university. She Is the daughter of Mr and Mrs. obye CToker of (TarutlKr.s- vllle and her Ulhrr l> Pcmslcol County lax Assessor. When Miss Cokrr >aih frjom New Vork Sept. 7. » sorer!'., .slsifr. Vert ltcn«er of 84'^ tie id, *£i?cland, teli.'n* will be on the Llb!r:e with her Miss Coker will participate In the wedding of Miss stengcr to John Dickey, also of SprniaMHo and at present a Rhodes Schotai at Oxford, while the couple go on their European honeymoon, Mss Co^cr will live in their apartment and 'ake bicycle trips through Enzlaud until school starts at the University of Bristol. She also plans a trip lo Scotland, she said. School starts at the university Oct. 5 and Miss Coker w^ll con- :nue her study of English! me/a ture During the month-long Christmas vacation. Miss Coker plans to visit a former roommate now living with her soldier-imstatid in Munich, Germany. From there she plans to go down the eastern coast ol Italy and back up through France and Switzerland. Amsterdam, Holland and the Scandinavian countries are on Miss Coker's list of nounlrles-to-vwt. t(vo And during the l-'-ister vacation lr April, she plans to spenrt a mmith . In Paris. Wiille over there, =he t« lo find "me to speak to Rfltary Club« in ibotK Am- Mis» Sue Coker erica. And when she comes bacX home next summer, she Is to speak to Rotary club* hore telling them oT the people and countries »he IMS seen. ' V Rotary Fel!ow?h1|\< have been pt'~ p In honor of Paul Karrlt, tamua ot Rotary.

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