The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on May 27, 1946 · Page 6
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 6

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Monday, May 27, 1946
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••4GB SU BLYTHEVlLtE (AftK.) COllKIER NEWS ' MONDAY, MAY 27, 1946 Communists Hold Lead in Balloting Coalition Severn me nf Assured - For Chechoslovakians. - *• - PRAGUE, May 27. (UP)—Thc 'Czechoslovak Communist party war • plurality In the parliamentary election yesterday, but by fulling shop of a clem majority apparently .assured the country of another coalition government, returns showed today. Mprc than 7,000,000 votes were .east; in the orderly election, Cwcho<- Slovakia's first postwar balloting. L&Tt wing parties,-, including the Conununlsts, Social Democrats and Slovak Labor party, appeared to have received a fraction over GO per'ccnt of the votes cast. The right wing Socialist, Catholic People's, Slo»«k Democrats and Slovak Freedom" party had n combined vote sligfjtly under half of the total cast. The government will .ssrvc mil 11, June IS, when President Eduard Benps will resign. The new parliament will select a president, almost certainly Benes. In* the forming of a new cabinet, the^iarties of the coalition probably wlllibc asked to agree among themselves oiK-a premier. If no such agreement Ls reached, presumably the president then will ask the Com- muuists to form a government. Results showed tlig country almost evenly'.divided into Marxist and^anti-Marxist camps. Final determination of parliamentary scats wns'delaycd by a complicated system* of proportional representation^ but unofficial calculations indicated the Marxist faction may have' won a four-seat majority. More than 7,000.000 persons cast ballots Siniday in an orderly election'.! Bohemia and Moravia voted Jor*6lates proposed by four parties, choosing 231 delegates. Slavakia Elected GD delegates from four par- 'ties.-Tlie Communists were thc only party to have states In both areas, but '-there wore close ideological tio.s between other parlies in thc two zones. Tlje coalition government hcadcil by .President Edvnrd Benes was virtually certain to continue in of- fice.y with some possible changes . in personnel, regardless of the final •parliamentary lineup. Thc sharp leftward swing yill strengthen Communist '.Influence'on' Ihe Czech constitution to be drawn up by the : —new parliament. In 1891 president Hnrrison established the Yellowstone Timber Land faeserve—the first such reserve in the United states. -•' Britain Expands '. Fifty-One Notions Team Up for Ocean Rescues ^%^& [OCEAN STATION VESSELS^ RESCUE CO-ORD1NATIOH C€»TERS ' «?} SEARCH LIMITS SHORE BASED VESSELS Horn of an Anglo-American system set up during the war, winch has functioned smoothly ever since, plans for a permanent world-wide network for air-sea rescue have just been completed by representatives of 51 nations, meeting'In Paris as "P1CAO"—Provisional International Civil Aviation Organization. Map above shows how thc system works. Upon receiving a radioed elislress signal, powerful listening posts on both sides of the Atlantic "fix" the location of survivors and thc nearest co-ordinatlem center dispatches planes and ships to the scene. Thirteen weather ships will be maintained at fixed stations._PICAO was organized with an eye to the greatly expanded posl- ... .war transoceanic travel.r ' ' Harrison Choral Club to Present Program The Choral Club of Richard I). Hnrrison Negro Fligh School will present its minim) musical program tomorrow night, 8 o'clock, in liie Pilgrim Rest Ilnptlsl Chinch, Ash nnd Fifth streets. Featured on the program will be spiritual, classical and semi-classical numbers. The Choral Club has made KCVC- ray tours this year, in addition t" radio appearances, ami Is said to be thc test organized group of sinRcrs ^n thLj history of the school. Directress is W. O. Blakcly. The public is invitee! to attend and there will be a reserved sec- lion for white attendants, It wns announced. thc Southwest, and a drawing card for thousands of tourists will bo held in Santa Pe Aug. 31, Sept. 1 and Labor Day, Sept. ' 2. Commemorative features In recognition of 194(i n.i thc centennial of the peaceful accruistion of the territory of New Mexico by Gen. Stephen Watts Kenrny will be held. Election O f the Fiesta queen will probably he held In June, it was announced by Fiesta Council President A. B. Martini'/. . Santa Fe, N. M'ex. Fiesta To Be Three-Day Event SANTA FE, N. M. (UP)—Santa : reverts lo n prewar custom this nil when the Fiesta will be held or three duys Instead of Ihe war- two Methodist Churches Seek Funds for College CONWAY, Ark. May 27.—Methodist churches of Mississippi County, alonr; with others throughout the state, will be expected to do their part in a $1,000,000 campaign for Hendrlx College. Conwivy. during thc period from September 1 to October G. Dr. C. M. Reves, Methodist leader chosen lo direct the campaign, said today. The funds obtained in the churches will supplement contributions raised before then by Methodist committees which arc already active and will continue Fiesta, known until the goal of lh e campaign IN MUMOUIAM III loving memory of my son, Lieut. Edgar H. Lloyd, who was killed In France, Nov. 18, 1944. I do not need » birthday, son, Or a Christinas bright and new Or any anniversary To make me think of you. For you lire always in my thoughts From morning until night. And then until the smallest star Has faded out of sight. I think of you at work, nt home, And every place in town. Aiid whether I. am happy, Or my world is upside down, You are the music and the words Of every song I sing From Summer Into Aulumn and From Winter Into Spring. And someday when thc slui goes clown Beyond lhe silent blue, I know my pai tini; thought will be Another thought of you. Mother. Governors Study Taxation Issues Annual Conference Of Executives Opens In Oklahoma City. JIY LYLE C. WILSON Unlleil Prms Sl»ff Correspondent OKLCHOMA, CITY, May 27. I'>—The 38th nnnunl governors conference convened here today to discuss conservation, tax and vct- criins problems but apparently will ignore; strikes and labor legislation. Unless some governor holts the pi'ei>arcel schedule the question nt clrtkrs ntid what to do ahout them will lie overlooked. Bui the meeting Is urogfiy from effects or the rail filrikc which com|icllcd ['resident Truman, Gov. Thomas E. Devvey, or New York, nnd some other licficl- llno attractions lo cancel plans to come here. About 30 of the expected 42 governors probably will be here, con- fi'trm-e managers snld. Gov. Ralph F. Gates, TndEapn Republican, arrive] early with plniis to call a mi'ding of other Republican gov- cnmi'K foi 1 adoption of a "stales' rights" resolution. He will hirvo runic Democratic support, too, for any plan Lo return the United fit MI es Employment Service to the suites. Guv. Ben T. Laney, 'Arkansas Ocmncrnt, reported that proper use of timber resources was revoluUon- bitif; the uses of wood and cnor- Activity of KKK Under Scrutiny Of Investigators WASHINGTON, May 27. <UP) — A member of the House Committee on utiAmerlcnn Activities Baptists Again Honor Blytheville Minister The Rev. E. C. Drown, pastor of First Baptist Church, has been reelected to a three year term on the Board of Directors of the Southern Baptist Hospital in New Orleans, report Thc clcctlt>11 was helti ftt lllc •cd that committee (nvcsVigators win Sr , n ,' t !' 0 ''" nn l" Jst Convention from leave today for 1 Atlanta lo study ' whlch , thc « cv - Ml '- Urow " "< ls ™revival of th* Ku .Klux K^an.' Uinicd. Rep. Gerald W. l/indls, R., Ind., in announcing the move, emphasized that it merely was a preliminary Inquiry to determine whether a full-fledged committee investiga- ticn was justiffed. Some other committee members disclaimed any knowledge of the invesllgalion. saying that it was iot discussed in thc full committee. One committee official, however, ;aid Ihe committee was interested in burning of fiery crosses at Stone Mountain, Ga. Recent Klan activity in California also has attracted rnously expanding its production. But lie estimated that less than 10 per cent of the nation's forest acreage was under .'in adequate perpetual growth program and that less than three per cent if the nation's forest land owned bin small parcels is well managed. There are about I'JC'.t.GO.OOO acres of forest land in tli c United Slates over which there is no organized fh'c control of any kind. The governors heard almost immediately from their committee on tax and fiscal policies that the states should avoid at this time; "ill advised attempts to lower taxes." Prosecutor Asks Return Of Burglary Suspect HARRISON, Ark., May 27. (UP) — Prosecutlnu Attorney R. E. Rush today was attempting to return Henry Leslie Mayes to Marshall. Ark., for trial in August on nine coun!s of Brand larceny and burglary. Maycs is serving 10 years In Atlanta. The Arkansas charges grew out of burglaries commltleed ill Marshall and St. Joe early this year. Maycs and several other men and two women were captured In Little Rock. Read Courier News Waal Ads committee attention, and may war rant nil investigation, the committee official said. CAIIK OF THANKS Words cannot express the thanks and appreciation to each and every- >nc of you for your generous contributions when our home was destroyed by fire. Especially ao we tnank the Ely* thcvillc Canning Company for their generous gift of $102.60. To all our friends and neighbors, thanks nnd ~iod bless you. Mr. nnd Mrs. Joe Reagan and family. The California Fruit Growers Exchange estimates that In the past year the average family In the United states nnd Canada used three boxes of cllrus fruits. CHAMBLIN Appliance Co. "The Appliance Center of Blytheville" Phonographs — Records and Accessories. Batlcry and Electric Radios 219 W Main Phone 3443 HOT'S BODY SHOP Body and Fender Specialist. Wrecks rebuilt. Guaranteed Work. Ueasonable 1'rices. Free Estimates. K. Main Si. Day or Night Phone 3456 Egyptian Movie Queen to Wed Yank Tah!a Kcrim, wealthy Egyptian screen slar and producer, is pictured with her fi.ince, Lt.-Col. Gilbert P. Levy, ns they applied for n mainagc license in Los Aiifjclcs. They iriel while she was enter- lamir.^ irr».i.s at thc ordnance base near Cairo where Levy was stationed. She will net in n foi'llicomin'- Hollywood movie. .After.IQS.years of personal rul-j by -the "White Rajahs," the independent state of Sarawak, in northern Borneo, becomes part of -the British Empire. " Siv Charles Vynner Brooke (top) present "White Rajnti," has just ceded his realm, shown on mar bclcw,. to the British Crown In 1838 the first while rajah James Brooke, was elected tc rule the country by thc people and the native Rajah Mudo, whose , subjects proved more than he could handle. Brooke .govfcrned, financed and com trojjed Sarawak singlehanded. jHiSi nephew. Charles Brooke, .succeeded on his death in 1868^ and. when he died, in 1917, the \ - present rajah took over. Refrigeration Air Conditioning The Ultimate in Mechanical Ability and System Designing M. D. TULLOS Telephone 22(10 Army Fast Moving Men From Camp Robinson IjITTLE tiOCK, May 27. (UP) — Camp Hobtnson officials today were putting finishing touches on' tem^ porary plans to deactivate most of the infantry replacement tratn- center by July 15. Only the center's headriuarlnis will remain H the camp bv the deadline, and t is to be closed by July 20 if >rcscnt orders are not changed. Eight battalions and one rcgl-J nental headquarters nrc to be 1 :lissolved by June 15; four other, battalions nnd two regimental leadquartcrs will be closed by June 20; nnd five knttnlions nnd two rcgiracnlnl lieiulnunrters will lie closed by July 15. officials said. las been attained. The campaign, activated this spring by Arkansas Methodists, is limed at securing four new buildings an<| increasing permanent endowment nt Hendrix, the only Methodist school in the state. LADY'S STOMACH WAS LIKE A GAS FACTORY; M EALS TURNED TO GAS One lady said recently that her stomach used to be like a "gas factory!" That is. when she ate n meal it seemed to turn right Into gas. She was always bloated, had awful stomach gas pains, daily headaches and constant Irregular bowel action. Now, however, this lady says' she is FREE of STOMACH GAS and she says the change is due to taking INNER-AID. Her meals agree with her. No gas or bloat after eating. Headaches anel constipation are gone. '"Oh! what relief!" states this lady. "Why don't other yas anil constipation sufferers get INNER- AID." INNER-AID contains 12 Great Herbs; they -cleanse bowels, clear BUS from stomach, act on sluggisn liver and kidneys. Miserable people soon feel different all over. So don't go on suffering! Get INNER- AID. Sold by all drug stores mre in Blytheville. Dial 474 •ad We'll Pick up Your \ "., • DRY CLEANING 1 •• LAUNDRY NU-WA LAUNDERERS D*Y CLEANERS ." 21H-26 No. Second You'll Like Our CLEANING SERVICE It is Geared to Meet Your Emergencies Remember ... Better Cleaning Costs No More HUDSON CLEANER CLOTHIER TAILOR 320 West Main St. Blytheville, Ark. Phone 2612 come Veterans of ome ] War II 24 has an entire af- The Dqd Cason Post N< ternoon of entertainment planned for YOUR HOME COMING! Park i Ray Dbke and his Sugar Creek Gang will entertain at 1:30 followed by an address by Rosco Crafton, At approximately 2:30 P.M. the American Legion Junior Baseball .Team will play Osceola in the Fairgrounds Park. ^ f A huge Barbecue feast will be the concluding event. T. F. "Doc" Dean will be Master of Ceremonies. WASH TUBES He's I-CiiRtier BY LESLIE TURNER Q .«!..TH£F-8.I HOW HIW IN WASH! WHAT CAN I DO FOR Y0U.MS.-f?- SHi WE HAVE GOOD REASON TO SUSPECT, ME.SUKEE, THAT THE CLEVEREST SWINDLER AT LARSE TOTAV HAS CHOSEN YOU fOK. HIS NEW VICTIM! NO DOUBT. BUT NEVER MftK6 THE MISWKE, NW DEWt. SiE. Or BUT WE ALWPeVs I CD,W9|RINS THOSE 9UNSUMS MANAGED TO COFt \ ^^\^TEUE5 WITH THE NOTORIOUS WITH SWMXERS \ F. SUCKINGUM* ISH! m THE PAST; RED RYDER Game BY FRED HARMAN RECKON\wsn USED TO e 1 FORGOT 1HAD11 POCKET- 1 NEVER 1OJEW WHEM STRUNG ROPES FOR

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