The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on January 7, 1953 · Page 5
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WEDNESDAY, JAN. 7, 1953 Ike's Cabinet Approval Hits Democratic Snag By JACK BELL WASHINGTON W1 — President- fleet Elsenhower has suggested inauguration day confirmation by the Senate of his Cabinet but Democrats are balking; at such rapid- fire action. Sen. Taft at Ohio, the Republican leader, confirmed that a move Is under way to gain Senate approval without any committee investigation of the Cabinet nominees. But the Ohloan told this reporter he fears the Democrats may raise objections or resort to lengthy talk which would ball up the inaugural day schedule, so far as the Senate !s concerned. In this connection, Sen. Byrd (D-Va), who helped Eisenhower in the election campaign by saying he couldn't support' the Democratic ticket, said in a separate Interview he believes it would be unwise to confirm even Cabinet officials without committee inquiries. "I think committees'should have the right to question these appointees In closed hearings," Byrd snid. Byrd added that, among- olher things, he wants to know what business holdings have been retained by prospective appointees whose departments would award defense and other contracts. -He noted (hat in at least one Instance, the Senate Armed Ser\ ices Committee had required Lout Johnson, a Truman Cabinet nom nee, to sign a statement that h would not participate in the profit of his law firm while in office o accept any accrued profits after h left the Cabinet. There is no present doubt lha all of Eisenhower's Cabinet choice will be confirmed by tho Senate and within a matter of days afte their nominations have been form ally submitted. In making their request for In augnration day action, the Fre> dent-elect's lieutenants have cite the Senate's unanimous approval o President Roosevelt's appointee on (he day he look office In 1933 They were said to feel quic Senate approval would get tin Eisenhower administration off to speedy start. But one GOP sena tor, who asked not to be named said he had been (old that — a much as anything—the appointee want to go to the Jan. 20 Inaugurn Ball in possession of their officia titles. Under Senate rules, presidents appointments ordinarily aren't act ed upon until at least a day fol lowing- their submission. This nil can be avoided, but no one coulc keep the Democrats from tal in the Senate if they chose. Prosecution Rests in Murder Trial of General's Daughter By WILLIAM C. BARNARD TOKYO Lft-The prosecution in the Dorothy Krues*er Smith murder trial rested today alter the gener- Drink Own Beer, Judge Tells Man LEWES. England (/p> _ To drink someone else's beer is an unforgive- able sin—and deserves a punch on the nose, according to on English judg». Norman Hyde. .39, was charged with punching Henry Attwood in a saloon after Attwood had grabbed Hyde's glass of beer. 1 "You .appear to liave been greatly provoked, for Attwood seems to have committed the unpardonable sin of trying to drink somebody else's beer." Judge Eric Neave told Hyde. Then the Judge erased the charge —despite Hyde's plea of guilty. Maj. Eisenhower To Finish Tour ' SEOUL (fl>-Maj. John Eisenhosv- «r, son of the U. s. President-elect, said today he will finish his regular Korean tour rather than apply for transfer to Japan. Eisenhmver. becomes eligible this month for such a transfer. He has earned 20 rotation points since Joining the Third Division last July. Army policy allows an officer to leave the combat zone if he agrees to serve a greater length of time al's daughter was quoted as say ing- "I waited for my husband to go to sleep and stabbed him." The defense promptly moved foi dismissal on grounds of insufficicn evidence. The motion was over ruled by the u. s. Army com martial board and the trial re cessed until tomorrow. Mrs. Smith, 40, daughter of Gen Walter Kruegrer of World war n fame, pleaded innocent of fatallj stabbing Col. Aubrey Smith in the bedroom of their Tokyo residence the night of Oct. 3. LI. Col. Howard s. Levie, chiei defense counsel, .will present uc fense witnesses tomorrow. Hi- questioning of prosecution wit nesses indicated he would nttempi to establish [hat the defendant wa« emotionally upset. One of today's prosecution witnesses, Capt. Sophia Slovak of Gardner, Mass., quoted Mrs. Smith as saying: "I wailed for my husband to gr .o sleep and slabbed him. It me to think I didn't do it on the other side." ' - Slovak, night supervisor of •an Army "hospital . where Mrs Smith has been treated since the slaying, testified she talked -with (he defendant two hours after the colonel was stabbed on the ri-li side. She said Mrs. Smith told her she had an argument with Col. Smith who asked her to prepare to leave for the United States. Mrs. Smill the witness sending- me elsewhere oversea.';. Eisenhower of the division. is intelligence officer Cowne Named Cherry's Aide LITTLE ROCK </J>j-A 34-year-old former Sebastian County representative, John E. Cowne Jr. of Greenwood, tvill seri'e as Gov.-eiect clier- , ry's legislative secretary during the 1953 General Assembly. Chcrrji announced the appointment yesterday. Cowne, an insurance broker, has an office at Ft Smith. A legislative secretary often acts BS the governor's representative In dealings with the General Assembly. One Feared Dead In Manila Fire MANILA Wj _ Fire Tuesday destroyed a large residential section of Ccbu. a Big port city of 180.000 in the Central Philippines. One child is missing, 10,000 persons are homeless and damage unofficially Is estimated at l\t million dollars. RITZ THEATRE \ Manila, Ark. WED -THURS "THE WVER" Color by Technicolor Nora Swinburne Arthur Shields added, according to "My husband is 8 „„ home because 1 b uvc been a detri inent to his profession. I have prevented him from getting a promo tion." Smith was chief of plans and operations in the Far East Com mand logistics section.' Another nurse, Capt. Helen Hu- manensky of ?ittsburgh. quoted Mrs. Smith as saying the Smith' "argued a couple of times." "She said if she had to go to the slates alone she would kill bin first and then herself," Capt Hunianensky added. W.ARNIN'G ORDER In the Chancery Court, Chicka sauba District, Mississippi Count) Arkansas. Maurice Rush, ptr. vs - No. 12280 D. I. Rush, Dft. The defendant, D. I. Rush hereby warned to appear vvithi is thirty days in the court named"in the caption hereof and answer (he complaint of the plaintiff, Maurice Rush. Dated this 23rd day of December 1952. ' Harvey Morris, Clerk- By Cherry Sue Barnes, D. C. William S. Radcr, atty. for pllf. 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Burke, after" a negotiating session which started yesterday, said a compromise wage settlement had been agreed to between three small locals of the APL International Longshoremen's Association and the employers group, the American WeiglimosUjrs Association. He said .the agreement'is subject to membership ratification later today. Burke,, said, tthe agreement on a new contract running- until "the end of this year calls for a ,32-ccnt hourly package wage increase. The unions originally had asked 42 cents, and the employers had offered 25 cents. Wages prior to'thc agreement ranged from si.87 to S2.20 an hour. Overhaul of USDA Aired at Meeting WASHINGTON </Pj — Reorganizing the huge Department of Agriculture is the main concern of President-elect Eisenhower's farm policy commission. That report on the commission's closed session was given newsmen vesterday By Ezra Taft Benson, secretary-designate of agriculture. PAGE FIVE CONVERT TO CLEAN ECONOMICAL NATURAL GAS PLUMBING HEATING THUR. FRI. 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