The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on May 12, 1949 · Page 9
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 9

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Thursday, May 12, 1949
Page 9
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THURSDAY, MAY 12, 1<M!J BI.YTHKVIU.E (AUK.) COURIER NEWS PACK 68MilesofM&A Line Purchased He lend-North western To Operate Southern * End of Junked Road MTTLE ROCK, May 12. f/l'i— A 68-mile segment of the abandoned Missouri and Arkansus Railroad at iis southern onrt ijax beeft purchased for operation, The Helena and Northwestern Railway plans to pay owners ot the M. and A. $300.000 or the line between Helena and Cotton PJatit. i The deal was completed here last I niglit. i A .spokesmen for the pin-chasers -said operation was planned a.s soon as formal Interstate Commerce Commission and Arkansas Public Service Commission approval of the transaction is obtained. The contract was signed for the. by j H. Grain. Wilson. president of the II. and W.; C. W. Fcguson, Star City, secretary, and K. T. Horner, Helena. as treasurer. M, P, Gross, New York, sif,ucrt as apcniL for all M. ami A. .stockholders. The purchasers paid Gross $15.000 down as earnest money. The total riown payment will Ue S100.00Q. The remaining $200,000 will bo amortized at four per cunt interest over a five-year period. The line will be steam -powered. rt conencU with the Illinois Cen, Ira! at Helena and the Rock Is- 9"land a ^ Wheatlcy. Armorel Seniors Plan 10-Day Trip To New Orleans The Rev, O. W. Aulen will speak before the 10 graduates of the Ar- niorel Hifih School for their line- calaurcate sermon Sunday nt B p.m. The address will bo Riven at the Annore! Baptist Church, where the Rev. Mr. Anton is I he pastor. Graduation exercises have been scheduled for Muy 19. with the school closing on May 'JO. ami the seniors leaving for a tii[) to New Orleans, May 23, Dr. Paul Couch, of Jonpsboro, connected with Arkansas Stale College will be the principal speaker ni the graduation services, to be conducted Ett 8 p.m. at the Annore 1 ' Baptist Church'. I Miss Sup Ca^Mdy. rtauuhler of Mrs. Maude Cnssidy of Blylhrvillc will pivp the valedictory nddrew and iMss Isadora Green, riauphlei- of Mr. and Mrw. Piiul Green will give the satutixloriiui address. Kennetli Men itt will give fhr Class Will, and Miss Inez Leslie the Class Prophecy. Graduates. i\vo boys and seven Riils, include Kenneth Men-Ill, Troy Newborn, Virginia Moore, Inc/, I.e.flie, Sup and l.oretU Cassidy. Isadora Green, Doris nncl Holm N<">vbnn. The seniors will be taken to Nev, Orleans for a week's trip by their sponsor and superintendent o f schools, R. W. Nichols. First Prisoner/ Present Warden of Missouri Pen Both Arc Named Edison JEFFERSON CITY. Mr i,iv~ Trow Wilson to tliatS 11 IP HU-year nun's penitentiary. Way buck tti IMfi. Missouri r<! its print tuUiaiy and the prisoner wa.s Wilson Kelson, ye ed in Grrem' County for Larceny. llnlph Kdisnn is warden . pc'nileiUiiiry now, Relatives? \\Vll, iiinybo. Oj- mil. The wiit'drn .sny^: "Musta boon one of my amvslors." L/.S. Soldiers to End Palace Guarding Duty RITZ THEATRE Manila, Ark. Demand tor Mistrial Issued by Attorneys Of 11 Top Communists imv YORK. May \1. Op. -Attorneys defending 11 top Communists demanded n mistrial yesterday after the court told them they hart eon.sinned one-sixth or the H-week trtol witli their argument A. Federal Jxidge Harold R. Medinn promptly denied the motion, rejecting the argument he had committed judicial misconduct. Medina said a study of the 8,- fl60- pa s,e record of the t rial h a<J shown that l,5f>4 pages represented argument by defense counsel. He gave the figures in reiterating A previous ruling that defense lawyers coulrt not argue an objection without obtaining court permission. Eugene Dennis, general secretary nf the American Communist Party and one of th« 11 defendants, presented HIP motion for mistrial. He i-s representing himself . Dennis declared "the remarks of k your honor constitute judicial misconduct, are highly prejudicial, and make it impossible to obtain a fair trial." Rotary Club Represented In Japan and Germany LITII.F ROCK. May !2. //J'.—A representative of Rotary hueiiia- tional saitl yesterday his oi^anii.i- tion Ls now rciiresentert in Japan and Germany ii.s well as in 80 other nntion.s. H. C. Anderson, Slirevcport. Indniencicnt oil operator. ndtlr the 138Ui district Rotary conlcr- cnce here. Anderson .=:aid there new arc more than fi.700 Rotary Clubi, with a membership o( over 327,000. News commentator Morgan Beat.- ty ailrtie.vert tlie group at a banquet last night. Man Believed to Have Killed Self Is Found On Street by His Wi7e To Protect Hong Kong MANILA. May 12. I/PI—Fourteen British aircraft reached the Philippines today enrotlte to Hong Rons to bolster defenses of the crown colony. NEW Box Opens Week Hays 7:00 p.m. Matinc* Saturday & Sunday Sat.-Sun. 1 p.m. Cnnl. Showint Manila, Ark. 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Police Inspector Pete Wiebcnga unid Mrs. Smith found her husband ^landing nt a .street intersection, and took him to the home of his parents. Mr. and Mrs. B. C. Smith of Memphis. B. C. Smith said his son came here two weeks ago to attempt a reconciliation with liis wife, who had filed suit for divorce. Wiebenga said Smith was being held without charge for Investigation. Time Todiiy "RAW DEAL" with T>ennis O'Keef* Alsn Shorts California Doctor Killed In Front of Son's Home BEVERLY HILLS. Calif., May 12. ffp,_Dr. Chester Bonoff heard a violent traffice collision in front of hi* home early yesterday. He rushed out to aid and found his own father. Dr. Karl Bonoff, S7. killed and hi.s mother. Edna, 53. sertovisly injured. T\vo other people were injured in the which involved four C.IKS. Friday 'BLONDIE'S BIG DEAL' with Prnny Slnxldnn anil Artluir Lake Also Shorts Saturday "SUNDOWN KID with Barry Also Shorts STARTING TIME Weekdays: T'.OO *• 9:00 I 1 IN. Saturday * Sunday: 1 1* At. 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