The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on January 8, 1953 · Page 7
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 7

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Thursday, January 8, 1953
Page 7
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THURSDAY, JAN. 8, 1953 House Labor Chairman Favors Several Methods In Dealing with Strikes By NORMAN WALKKK WASHINGTON Wl — Rep. McConnell (R-Pa) said today he favors legislating a variety of alternative methods for dealing with national emergency strikes to make It easier to deal with them. The new chairman of the House Labor Committee said in an Interview that If unions and management arc kept, guessing over which technique might be employed by the government, that in itself would spur the parties to greater «f(ort toward a settlement. "If they don't know what might happen to them, thercs more of * tendency for them to settle their own troubles, McComwH said. . "I think the Idea is fundamentally sound. No one yet has come up with a sure answer to handling these big strikes. And I think we should encourage the participants of these labor-management disputes to try to work out their ov;n problems wherever possible. "Leaving the situation flexible to meet the varying conditions of each case would provide more leeway for the interplay of human relations and might thus bring on more settlements and fewer Btrikes. A Lot of Ideas MuConnell, eight years a House member, said he has a lot of ideas for" rewriting the nations basip labor laws. But he said he hesitate* to express' them 'until his committee is fully organized and gets down to work. Hearings on suggested changes to the Taft-Hartley law are tentatively set in both the Senate and House In.early February. Sen Taft (R-Oliio) has said they will be "wide open. McConnell said the House hearings may last several months, in a'thorough ailing of the whole problem. The House committee chairman said he favors retaining the c (jrt injunction method, perhaps modified somewhat from the present provision in (he Taft-Hartley Act, as one of'the "tools" available to the President to handle the big, extraordinary strikes. ' But an Injunction may be unnecessary In many cases, he snid. The law might also let (he President name a board of Inquiry to recommend a settlement. Or the Chief Executive might ask Congress Immediately for legislation to deal specifically with a threatened strike. McConnell indicated he was opposed to authorizing government seizure of strike-bound facilities. If Congress enacts such a law, he said, it should be separate from the basic labor law. Crewmen Escape BREST, France ' tj?i— The captain and nine crewmen of the 500-ton Dutch coastal ship H. P. s. were rescued today after they abandoned their sinking vessel off France's west coast, a fishing boat reported. Read Courier News Classified Ads BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS NEW OLDSMOBILE — Oldsmoblle's three series of cars for 1853 are scheduled to go on display here tomorrow at Homer-Wilson Motor Co. 308 East >*> A Main, shown here is the' Oldsmobile Super "88' four-door sedan. Also coming out tomorrow are the Oldsmobile Deluxe "88" and the "£>8." Mrs. Cornelius VanderbiltDies Noted International . Social Figure Was 80 NEW YORK MV-Mrs. Cornelius Vanderbilt, recognized leader of New York and Newport, R. I., society for half a century, died of pneumonia at her Fifth Avenue home last night after a long Illness. Mrs. Vanderbilt, who was in her 80s, had been inactive in recent years' but never lost -her top social standing. She was the widow of Brig. Gen. Cornelius Vanderbilt, great, grandson of Commodore Cornelius Vanderbilt, founder of one of America's greatest railroad empires with the New York Central as the keystone. Qen. Vanderbilt, who did not share his wife's fondness for socie- ty In hts later years, died aboard his yacht in Blscayne Bay, F)a., In 1942. Mrs. Vanderbilt entertalnd and was entertained by more members of European royal houses than any other woman in America. She was considere done of the last remaining links between the regal pre- World War I American society and the larger and more democratic post-world War II society. She leaves a daughter. Mrs. Robert Livingston Stevens, the former C7i-ace Vanderbilt, of Manhattan and Water Mill, N. Y., who was with her when she died; a son, Cornelius Vanderbilt Jr.. writer, publisher and traveler; two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Another 'Roof Flight Planned OSLO Norway (IP) — The news- Trumons to Get Welcome Home INDEPENDENCE, Mp. M>) —Pres- 'idcnt Truman and his family' will receive a boinetoivn welcome Jan 21 when they return from Washington, Mayor Robert p. Weathcrford Jr has appointed a committee of SO tn plan the affair, which has the approval of the President. Plans call for a delegation to welcome the family upon arrival in independence by train and provide nn escort to the Truman home. Several hours later a dinner will be held to honor the Truuians. paper A(t«nposten said today the Scandinavian Airlines System plans a trait-blazing flight across the North Pole to Japan next May—the forerunner of a proposed regular commercial run between Oslo and Tokyo. , Cur lUnuraKd elan: Sup^ "SH" 4.Dm, Stfan. Ain«t>-£ijAi aim rtoic en diiplay. .1 Gfnfrot Mot Hold fas,! ilol,i ,! S !,,! Hold the nr«sc5.' JIM ci'ery iking until you sec the headline ear for '53! It's OMsmobilc's all-new Super "88" with an exciting new line-up of "power" features! A mngmfcent new "Rocket" Engine ... a bighcr-powercd,, higher- voltage "Rocket" Engine ... a "Kocket" to top all "Rockets"! tfcio Pcdal-Ease Potter Brakes* . . . with a low, light-pressure pedal for safer, faster, 40% easier stops! AW Potter Styling . . . long, graceful iines-bold new front emi—brilliant new chrome trim! G.\f Potter Steering* to help you park, turn and maneuver with 80% less effort! Hydra- Malic Super Dmc* for quick, sure delivery of new "Rocket" Engine power I New Pciccr-KiJe C/Kwsis—for new smoothness and roadability! Frigidaire Car Conditioning*! Aulromc-Eye"! Luxurious new interiors! Plus the widest selection of colors, inside and out, in OMsmouile history! All in all, it's the "BIG FEATURE" car of the year . . . Super "88" Oldsmobile for 1953! It's on display ... in our showroom today! 'Optional 01 tilra cntr. • J imn ratio raised to 8 to 1, and 12-volt ignilion system ha« a revolutionary Lccn installed! •NEW 1953 OLDSMOBILES NOW ON DISPLAY AT YOUR OLDSMOKILI HORNER-WILSON MOTOR CO. 309 E MAIN NOW IN PROGRESS AT KELLEY'S WeWaited V«, we waited /or you to shop other jo/ei in order that you ^rA^ 0p and com P°'* • . • and be convinced of KELLEY'S GUATSK JANUARY VALUKl AH high auaUty me ,ch an di se ... Come early tor best selection ... January Clearance Ladies Shoes-in Famous Names You have never seen so many pretty shoes offered at such low prices . . . unless you remember last year when Kelley packed them in at the Grand Opening. . 3 BIG GROUPS AAA-AA and B Widths 2 Pairs $3 2 Pairs $7 2 Pairs $10 All On Tables for Easy Selection! 1st Quality — While They Last ACROBAT SHOES / Our first time to reduce them—one farge group $ A 90 4 One Group Childrens Boots - - - 3.90 One Group Children's Play Pal Shoes 2.37 Group Childrens & Ladies Honseshoes - $1 Reg. 55c&75cMens Socks - - 2prs.$l Mens Work & Dress Boots, ^'^ 9.90 Jarman& Kingston Shoes For Men Over 300 Prs. - Up to 16.95 Values * ^ $ KELLEY'S "Your friendly Shoe Store"

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