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Blytheville, Arkansas
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Tuesday, May 28, 1946
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TUESDAY, 51 AY 28, iO-lO UIAT1IKV1U/H (AUK.) COUK1KR NEWS PACK FITS Pulaski Agencies Lose Tax Decision Move to Assess AH Domestic Concerns Meets With Failure. 1 UTTLE UOCK. Ark., May (U.IM — The Arkr.nsas Supreme Court ruled Monday lhal stock of all domestic corporations operating the state riumot, c nssi-ssed to provide nddillonal revenue fos schorl districts. The appeal lo (lie high court Kiev.' out of an attempt, by the 1/iUlc Kock .School District, tlic City of mile Rock, Pulaski county and a taxpayer, to revise an assessment form used to evaluate shares of banks and domestic insurance companies so as to appl 1 ID nil domestic corporations in the state. The request had been turned down first toy Ihe State iHiljlie Service Commission and then by the Circuit. Court which dismissed an appeal, The Supreme Court uphold (he Circuit Court Action on the grounds that no justifiable iF.sue was presented for the courts in decide. Retrial Onti'ri-.l Tlie court ordered a retrial in a Saline Circuit Courl case in which (lie molber of a 12-ycar-okl ^irl sought damages ficm Ihree men involved in the child's marriage to her 5'2-vrar-old grand imule. Magsie Ragan asked $15.000 ae- lual damaycs and $35.COi) punitive damayes on bs'half of her daughter, Louise Ragan, in connection with the child's marriage to w. A. Hawaii. Also named as defendants were Brn H. Cox who performed (lie ceremony, and Hot Springs County Clerk V/. W. Bceson who issued the license .staling the child was 18 years old. 'Hie court ruled thr.t no marriage ecTcmony was performed "assuch" and ordered a new trial after the Saline Court had sustained three ^ demurrers filed by the defeml- b ants. Disability Claim Dcnicil Tn other action, the Supreme Court upheld a Hot springs County Circuit Court decision in ruling that Dernis B. Conatser was not entitled to disability belief Us under the Workmen's Compensation Law. Conatser allegedly suffered injuries while working for the D. W. Hoskins Truck Service in September, 104'j. Compensation payments were made voluntarily by the Commercial Standard Insurance Co., through Nov. 24. 1943 Ccnf:tser returned to work Nov. 22, 1043, and since that lime, the court held, has proven his salary was as much or more than before he was injured. The Workmen's Compensation Commission held that he was not entitled to benefits and the lower court and Supreme Court upheld the ruling. Evict Crippled Woman to Build Tavern Encased in a plaslcr cast from her neck lo her hips, Mrs. Mabel Cunningham, 45-year-old widow, is carried from her iTnicaKo home after being evicted so a tavern could be built on the premises. A family that had heard of her plifilil ollered rooms for her and her 17-year-old daughter. Her six rooms of luvuituie, were put in storage. The landlord paid for ambulance liip to her new home. Dean of Senate, Carter Glass of Virginia, Dies WASHINGTON, May 28. (UP) — Sen. Carter Glass. D., Vn., the peppery little "unreconstructed rebel" who devoted 46 years to public service, died here early today following a long illness. He was 88. At liis bedside was his wife. Mrs. Mary Scott -Meade, whom he mav- ricd when he was 82. She had shared Glass' seclusion during the last years of his life. The elder statesman of the Jef- ersoniau Democrats and oldest, man n the Senate, had been In failing icaltli for nearly five years. He lad not appeared on the Senate floor since 1912. I High School Senior Faces Assault Charge MEMPHIS. Tcnn., May 2li. (UP —A Tech HlRh School senior who admittedly knifed the school's assistant coach on graduation eve was held in jail today ivhlle his classmates prepared lo receive their diplomas tonight. The students. Robert L. Livingston. 18. was jailed yesterday allcv |sh civil War hi 193U, benan i noon-hour scuffle in which J, Kim) Vaughn, 29, was slabbed he groin. School officials said Livingston ad a clean record until the pro- raduation fracas with Ihe coach. : ranco r s Regime Accused Anew Leader of Government In Exile Alleges Catholics Executed. NEW YOKK. Mliy 28. <UP>— A United Nations InvestiKciUnB suli- 'onunittoe today considered Span- sli Kepubllcan eliarges that the •"ruiifn rep,imi- in Spain has per- eculcd Cnllicilic clergymen. Premier Jos e Glral of lli.o Spnn- sh Republican (jovernment-in-exllc old the fact-finding group yester- lay that tiiere have been "numc- 'ous cases of Catholic priests ex- 'euted by the Franco regime without any previous judgment, wlth- iut even lielnu <vue.slli.uuxl, mid wriJ lave been burled without any casket and without any ceremony." Under questioning by Oscar Langs of Poland, who has urged a UN diplomatic. blockade of Franco Spain, Glral also sought lo answer' charges that his exiled government Is anil-Catholic and dominated by left-wing groups. He told (he Ji-imtlnns Security Council sub-committee—established April 29 to weigh evidence on charges dial (lie Franco Regime menaces world peace—that his cabinet includes three Catholic parly representatives, bul only one Communist member. Charm's Dale Hack (o I!M6 Simultaneously the .sub-coffTmlt- tee made public a memorandum from the autonomous Basque (Spanish) government. This document charges that Franco, BOOH after (lie beginning of the Span- Beauty and Bass m This one dkln'l net away nnd fislicri;h'l Charlolle Cook is just- LuUe- HONORABLE DISCHARGES The followliiB honorable cllnclmr- «cs of uirii In Mississippi county have hci-n announced by the Army and Iho Navy: lllllon N. limdley, seaman, first class, son of Mrs. Healuare Crowley, lilylheville. lie lias been in the Navy 37 months inul MM'vcd In Ihe pacific! Theater. Kavl H. Montgomery, seaman, first class, son of Mr.s. Hetty L, UintHomcry, Houte 2, lilylhi-vlllc. If. loo, served In the I'nc'Ulc Tlu-a. ft and wns In the- Navy 25 immllvi. James Herman Mooiv, seaman, Cc'oud class, son o[ Mr. and Mr.s. doss Moore, Houle 1. lllythevlHe, !o saw service In the Asiatic unit .'cic-IIlo theaters iind was In the Navy three years. Leon Kverelt Grimes, electrician's lUate, third class, son of John Kit Urimc-s, Honto 1, lllylhrvilli-. 11 M-rvcd In the Pacific and was In the Navy 20 monllis. Cpl. ner.sclicl T. CunnliiRham, Houto I, fjuxot'a, who was released from Ilio Army at Cnuip Chaffec. I'fe. Jack. 3. Clatdnei, Luke Oily, who also was released from bervicu at Camp Cliaftec. mon . bass, cau land. oil May 31, bul It may file only a preliminary report on that date am ask for more time to complete U' work. The ^c'out) Is understood to b .sharply divided, with Trance am I'nland clctmuullnn vir.oc-ous UN nc lion to uust Fumco and (he othe three members—Austrulia, Bra/.l and China—opposing auy sucl niove. Secretory fo Governor Quits to Practice Law Tennessee Man Accused Of Mailing Threats on President Truman's Life NASHVILLE. Tenn.. May 28. (UPj —Nashville police are holding 37- year old Romeo H. Lyle for federal officials on a charge that he malice threatening letter to President frumaii. Police said the U. S. Secret Service requested the arrest, which wa: made yesterday. They said the let ter to the President, signed with a name other than Lyle's, container lh c words: "I have been appointed to get you." . t Lyle, according to police, has been 'arrested 22 times in the past and has served five penitentiary sentences on charges ranging from petit larceny to assault. boy had joined the Marines planned to report Monday. Read Courier News Wiiut Ad. State May Abolish Special Telephone Fee UTTl.K UOCK, May 211. <U1>)- IIR 1'Ublle Service Coinmisvityi cday will ask telephone com unlcs operating in Arkansas to how why Ihey charge special foe,< >r hand-set telephones. If the munition ordiTs (lie- fees aliol- shi-d, Arknnsas telephone users- lias' expect lo save an I'stlma 1011,000 annually, Men In Service ,-.;K Mrs. Homer Jtiher' has received word that her;son, Arthur L. Cfcn- icr, has been promoted to the grade of corporal from priwte tint class, overseas"since, January, he" :, with the Quartermaster Battalion In Berlin. ; FOR SALE I'n-sli lUvcr Cutllsh. Speclil prlri's In i'ltfi'S inul tlsli fill's, Cufc uiul l:ir£C unlers tleUveictl, MACK'S FISH MARKET Read Courier News Wani Adft. CHAMBLIN Appliance Co. "The Appliance Center of Blyrhcvillo" I'hcmournplis — Keconls and Acci'S-soricK. lt:i(tt l ry nnd Kloohu- Uiulios 21i) W Main I'liono S14S MANY NEVB SUSPECT CAUSE OF BACKACHES This Old TrMtmort Oftaa Bring* Happy Rclbf . cf llK-irln>ithlem»y be tlr«d kLdMy. • TlieHJiiey»nniN«tur*'i eWef wmyof I ru: I In? exccwi ucld* and wuta out«ltk« '1 hoy fie) p moat Moyl« pu> about I pte When tllsonlcrof kJcJnryfurvcUon IHilafiiiuuit TivaUt-r to remain In your limy rniiBtj nti^ncinff bftcfaich*, I'a!ii!t, Juj,' giAlna, lou of pep and «BrfY7, «K» tJrii; up ulKKfs, swellEnff, pufonenm uodiir tW i-yve, IicjiiJnchei and dluliMiN. Fra^lUMt w 1; canty J>:ISSJIKI'» with cm&Hinjr and Ti iin^g nuiM.UnrcM tthowi there li actiaetUjMC «£«•• wllliyurkS'lncynorbliuiaer, ^^ ~' Han't wall! Aik your drurrlHfor Do*»V Tills, ii i-.iit)Mj(ant dJurwtlc, u«d >u«««*«fiifir Jjy million^ for over -40 year*. Do*a'a dr* lmiM>y iL'lk-f nncl wilt 1M? th« U mOm rf ki.liK-i 1 tfilws OuBh out potv>ncHU VMtmtnm '• you r UooJ. Ucl Utmii'. tilU, ^^ llllll) Heas '112 HOT'S BODY SHOP anil I'VmU-r S|ii'r1:illst. Vl'rrrfcs rebuilt. inalilo 1'rli'rs. I-'ri'i' Kstimatcs. K. iMiiin SI. Day w Night i Uuaranieed Work. Phone 3456 Crosses of various designs, some dating from Die Slone ARP. have jcen found in nearly every part of Europe, as well as India, Syria, 'ersla and Egypt. "vlo BM- elergymeii, executing 15 mid classifylni; more lhan 1,000 others as "mulesirables." The memorandum also stated lhat SO Basque prlesls Iransfcrrcd to a prison In Soulbern Spain were transported in catfle cars and IX)- liCLi wagons, or forced lo travel on foot. The sub-committee, -which Is headed by Herbert V. Evatt. Australian minister of external affairs, has been asked In report its findings to the Security Council by Welc Ho WAN TED To use aiiionitiljilo for trip to Nitshvillc, Tcnn., Thursday afternoon, returning Saturday. Will i>uy well, guai'tinlcc cave <if cur and he most careful. Would accompany. motorist to Nashville or ofhor point in Ural, suction of stale, paying well for two passengers. ; "PkBise contact im medial fly Samuel F. Norris, at 2513 or Maureen King Norris, at -Kit or 2084. ome Veterans of Wor me War II LITTLE ROCK. May 28. (UP) — W. J. (Bill) Smith Saturday announced his resignation as executive secretary to Gov. Ren Lancy to euter the law linn of Donham, Fulk and Mehaffy in Little Ilocl;. Laney was expected to announce a successor.; to birut)i upon ^Ijls ic- turji. Thursday from the National Goverhors' Conferericb iir Oklahoma' City. California to as the^.winnor jn tjjfi roshufritnK of the population during wartime, willi ~n net increase of '1,000.000 through migration, according to Census estimates. Dr. J. L. Guard Optometrist GUARD'S JEWELRY 2C9 W. Main •nOBBBSOMMBMBSHOHH Dial 474 and We'll Pick tip Your • DRY CLEANING • LAUNDRY LAUNDERERS DRY CLEANERS 218-20 No. Second Ivan R. Van Patten Your Sales Representative for Blythcville and all of [Northeastern Arkansas The ARKANSAS Automobile Club Affiliated With |Amer. Auto Association A. A. A. Residence 418 So. Lake Resilience Phone 2109 IiI.YTHKVII.M3, AKK. Water Reverses a Battle Probably the most notable instance in which water reversed the course of battle occurred at El Alamcin. On a scorching July day in 1942, the famed Afrika Korps broke through the lines of the British Eighth Army defending the key city of Alexandria. Only a few thousand weary British infantrymen, together with fifty battle-scarred tanks, disputed the "Desert Fox" Rommel's advance. But the Tommies possessed one enormous advantage— they were adequately stocked with drinking water, whereas Rommel's extended and overtaxed supply lines were unable to furnish his troops with this necessity. Three divisions of the Afrika Korps pierced this last defense and were headed for Alexandria, when their thirst-stricken fighters paused at a British pipeline and punctured it with bullet holes, producing fountains to assuage their burning thirst. A stream of guttural profanity doubtless issued from the Bochcs' lips when they discovered that the main was filled with salt water, which the British had used to test the pipe—fresh water being too precious for such a purpose. The agony produced by the salt water, gulped by many before realizing it, incapacitated the troops for further advance, whereupon eleven hundred rushed to the British lines where they surrendered their liberty for a drink of fresh water. One aaVanfaqe we have here in Blythcyillc is an adequate supply of good drinking water. Use it to promote better health. Blytheville Water Co. BERNARD ALLEN, Manarr "Water Is Your Cheapest Commodity!" The Dud Cason Post No. 24 has an entire afternoon of entertainment planned for YOUR HOMECOMING! WEDNESDAY May At Fairgrounds •..,•': '•-''', Ray Duke and his Sugar Creek Gang tertqin at 1:30 fpllpwejd by an address co Crafton. At approximately 2:30 P.M. the American Legion Junior Baseball Team wiH play Osceola in the Fairgrounds Park. n A huge Barbecue feast will be the concluding event. T.F. "Doc" Dean will be Master of Ceremonies. BY LESLIE TURNER WASH TUBES Watting for Him S FOX. THE FVZST Tll«=- THEU UNCEPWORLO SOUSCK I \s= KHOW WHtKE HE PUMS TO STCIKE NHXT! AWWTV V V3UR CO-OPEKMilON.SE.OIECMITW***" F. BUCK1HGUAIA 1SH...\ FEW HAVE, NEVER HEAOTOFHIWiV MO NOT LIVED TO RESR.ET IT! THE F.B.I. HAS BEEN AFTERHIK .,£» SE8V1CE. INC. T. M.-JCO. U. S BY FRED HARMAN RED KYDEH rinal Settlement HELP TOU PRIME K BACK 10 RlttROCK?

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