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BLYTHEVILLE COURIER NEWS TUB DOMINANT NIC WAP A wo rk» uru> r mvAanr% *«>*»•**»». *»,«, ..«. VOL. XUH—NO. 02 B)> thevtile Dally Ne BlythevUle Courtor DOMINANT NEWSPAPER OF NORTHEAST ARKANSAS AND SOUTHEAST MIBMOORJ BlythevlUc Herald Valtoy 'Kick-Off' Breakfast To Start Blytheville 'Y V Fund Drive • (A "kiek-o«" breakfast tomorrow moniinjr, 7.; i0 o'clock in the Colonial Room of Hotel Noble, will start the Hlvtlie- ^K^^,^^. !t ™ S «" {0 Last Friday thc liuaru of Dircc-* lors voted a $10,000 budget for the coining year, and tomorrow a concerted drive will be instituted ill a whirlwind solicitation of the cnlire city by some 30 (o 40 civic- minded citizens, in an effort to get this campaign subscribed In the shortest possible time. Business Loaders Endorse Move Nearly 100 leading business men of Blytheville already have wholeheartedly endorsed tho program as one of the most necessary ever started for wholesome recreation and character building in this community. Many of them have contributed generously and pledged their support toward seeing that the program is a success. "Solicitors will give every business and professional man an op- porlunlly to contribute toward the success of this organization. It is hoped thnt checks will be made out and waiting for the solicitors when they arrive at each business firm. for they too are busy people contributing of their lime as well as Iheir money in an effort to make Blytheville a better place in which to rear our children," Mr. Berry said. Miss Alice Saliba has been in charge of .the extensive program carried out during the past year, and within the past week. James T. Cinrrott, an experienced "Y" secretary, lias been employed by the local organization. Rynum Joins Staff Mr. Garrott will have charge of tile activities of all the "Y" facilities nt the city hall, as well us other "Y" sponsored sports, field nnd outdoor activities at Walkei Park, which lias been made available for this program. In addition to Mr. Garrott. "Firman Byniim, assistant coach .it Blytheville High school, also ha. been added to the "Y" staff, to be in charge of outdoor sports, principally softball, during the Summer. Mr. Bynum already k organizing, a softball league with eight young men's team and possibly four young 'women's teams, as wel as numerous teams for boys. Miss Saliba, who will- continu to work with the younger children both boys and girls, will help rbunc out a complete recreatlonel pro gram for Blytheville \\ftich will be sccbh dto none in the opinion 0 .Ji.yi!i ( Jj^ c [ OT8r -. .'. "The- youth of Blytheville need this program," Mr. Berry stated "and unusual interest has been manifested with more than l.OOi already participating, and with tin assurance Of a great n\>.iv,»'t.v o all youths of this community' taking part." Organizations Approve "Y" "All of this offers « challenge h the adults of Blytheville to providi a wholesome recreational prograu. that will hot only keep dowiv juvcn ilej delimHjeno'y^but'! build' character: and h; ! closer. cooperation- bdtweeu Ihb youth 11 and'' adult; population of onr city." the chairman continued. "All civic and church organizations so far approached, have endorsed the program and commend it to the public," he concluded. Members of the finance committee are Kendall Berry, chairman, the Rev. S. B. Wilford, Alvin Huffman Jr., J. L. Gunn, Aubrey Conway, R. A. Nelson and Meyer Graber. Others pledged to take an active part in the drive include the Rev. E. C. Brown, J. W. Adams. George Stilwell. Oscar Alexander, Jim England. Mrs. Roland Green, Mrs. Marvin CriUenden, Zal B. Harrison, Jack Thro, Russell Barham, Loy Eich, James Nebhut, Harman Taylor, Robert Grimes, James Terry, Hermon Carlton, Murray Smart, O. E. Kmulscn, Samuel P. Norris ami *larry W. Haincs. J. Mell Brooks, secretary of '.lie .!';, AH KANSAS, MONDAY, JUNK S, lillli tankin Hurls [reason Charge Accuses Union Heads With Hostile Act Against United States. WASHINGTON, June 3. (UP) — i second AFL Maritime Union to- lay promised to respect picket lines f the CIO Committee for Mnrl- ime Unity. The CIO unions arc ceking a world .wide boycott of U. S ships if President Truman mans hem with naval personnel to break i shipping strike scheduled for June 5. Rep. John Rankln, D., Miss, neantime accused maritime union 1 eaders,' Harry Bridges and Joseph ^urran of treason against the U. S. nd called for their immediate nr- •est. "If I am any judge, they are com- mtling treason against the U. S. by calling on unions throughout the world to strike against American shipping," Rankln lold the House. "It's about time we cleaned house and fumigated," he said, "nnd •sent a boatload of these Communists back every week." Louis Goldblatt, CIO Maritime Committee secretary, made public a telegram from Capt. Harry Martin president of the Master, Mates and Pilots (AFL), pledging that his organization "will in the future, as it has In the past, respect economic picket lines." The Seafarers International Union (AFL) previously told the one independent and six CIO unions, which have called the June 15 strike] that they would respect picket lines Formal replies have not been received from other AFL unions, but Joseph A. Ryan, president of the International Longshoremen's .»s- sociation (AFL), condemned Ihc Commies Lose Bid For Power In France Today Republicans Gain 17 Seats in Assembly, Socialists Also Lose. BY. HKRBKliT O. KING United I>rcss Staff Correspondent PARIS, June 3. (UP>—The moderate Popular Itobubllcnn party smashed the Communist bid for power in France today, replacing the Communists as the nation's strongest political party with substantial gains in Sunday's election. Foreign Minister Georges Bldiuilt, leader o f the victorious Popular Republicans, may become next president ot France at the head of a coalition government Including Communist and Socialist members. Final official returns for metropolitan France gave the Populur Republicans ICO seals in the constituent assembly, n gain of 17 seats over their total of Representative Burch to Succeed Senator Glass SINGLE COPIES F1VH CENTO threatened walk-out as cal strike.' Tiie "a i»liti- two API, unions that will honor picket lines have 47,000 members. The striking unions claim 200,000 members. Government mediation conferences, in the dispute-were-resumed today after Edgar L,. Warren, director of the Federal Conciliation Service, and Assistant Secretary of Labor John W. Gibson met separately with union leaders, and with Capt. Granvillc Conway, chairman of the War Shipping Administration, and Pacific coast owners. WSA, which owns and operates 80 per cent of the nation's vessels, is .making plans for manning the ships sailing with Navy, Coast Guard and WSA personnel-if the'walk-.out oc- cu '«- !! the last assembly. Thc Communists won 142, n loss of one. The Socialists headed by president Felix Gouln won 115, a loss of 15. With 553 of thc 586 seals'in Ihe Constituent Assembly accounted for, Including all of metropolitan France. Corsica and part of Algeria, Morocco and Tunisia, the parly slaudlng was: Populur Republican, 1G3, a gain or 20 over the last assembly; Communists 1'4, a gain or one, Socialists 120, n loss of 10. Left Republicans 41, mixed right wing parties 2<i, Republican party of Liberty, 37. Algerian Democratic Union (extreme Nationalists) 11, Peasant party seven, Unified Resistance Movement four. Semi-official tabulations of (he popular vote in metropolitan France,-Corsica nnd parts of North Africa showed a popular vote for P o p u 1 a,r Republicans 5.580,213 Communists 5,145,325, Socialists 4,187,747. The surprising Popular Republican victory strengthened tlw conservative tid e in French politics. Tli e swing toward the right began in the recent national referendum when the proposed constitution formulated by the Communist-Socialist bloc was rejected by more than 1,000,000 votes. Nevertheless, the combined strength of the Communists and Socialists was so great that both pnrtler'und6ubtcdly' : wlll-participate In the next government. Tlie Popular Republicans will be the dominant force in the new lineup, nnd almost certainly will take thc presidency. Although the Popular Republicans les DeGaulle's party, there were no indications that thc party's victory will signal his comeback to political life.,- For. oneXthlng, De- Gaulle did-not) see'k election as ! a Representative Thomas G. Burch, Democrat Horn Virginia, is sworn In by .Senator Id left, to .succeed the lute Senator Carter Glass 1;s tin Senator from Virginia. Beuulor Democrat from Virginia, looks on ul cvtilur. tNEA Tclephoto.) niiclh Hurry .Charge Red Agents Had Atomic Secrets Before U. S. Tests . Blytheville Chamber of Commerce, will be financial reported for drive. the Services Held For Mrs. E. Tillman Here Yesterday Funeral services were held yesterday-'afternoon for Mrs. Elizabeth it could Tillman. who died Saturday morn- > Supreme Court Rules In Favor Of Whitworth LITTLE ROCK, Ark., June ... (U.P.)—Thc Arkansas Supreme Court today upheld action of the Chickasawba District, Mississippi Chancery court, in decreeing that Ancil Harris was entitled to only one -fourth or his rallier's estate instead or to one-half. Harris filed two suits against Frank Whilworth, administrator of the estate; and against his brother, Gordon Harris nnd two sisters,, sue Burks and Mattlc Bell Nation. He alleged that he and his father entered into a verbal agreement In 1921. Under the agreement, Haris said he was to receive half of all property plus a 120-acrc farm south or Blytheville on which he and Ills father had lived since 1934. The Court ruled that thc property should be divided ' equally among tli c four children. Listed in addition to thc 120-acrc farm were one 202-acre farm, renta: properties in Blytheville, 532,000 in cash, $5,000 i n bonds and livestock and farming equipment. The Chancery Court had ruled find no evidence of an HITCH In By JOirN AMDS United IVt-ss Stuff Correspondent MONTUKAL, .Time 3. (U.P.)— Kttjjsian espionage in Ottawa .sent details of m-eiiaralioiw for the United „ atomic bomb tests in Now Mexico and ol' Ihe composition of atomic Ijomb.s to Moscow shortly before tin; tests wc.ro held, it was clmrjved today at tile Iriul of I'Yed Ruse, Communist member of parliament accused of conspiracy. Mrs. B.J.David Dies At Manila Services Held Today At Manila Church For Pioneer Resident. Mrs. Cora Bell David of Mani|n, wife of D. J. David, died Saturday . , at their home. She was 53. In ill health 10 years, death resulted from heart disease. .- Born at •Dycraburg. Tcnn., 34 years at Manila w David In th c furniture Proves A document, allegedly from tin flics of the Uiisslan embassy, siitd the InformntLoii was sent on July n, 10-iri by Col. Nicola! /.iibolln, Russian military aUnche, based on reports by Dr. Allan Nunn May. who has been convicted or espionage and sentenced lo 10 years Imprisonment In England. Official aunounccmenls at Washington snld tile atomic bomb tests were held in New Mexico on July 1C. Tli c document rend today was one or Severn! introduced Into the evidence at Rose's trial Tlie message iillrucdly •telegraphed to Moscow, spoke of (lie nlmnlc bomb tesls In New Mexico nnd snli and ! 'sb *ras i ineligible he government. to ' said DeGaiille spent the night 'in his country home listening to returns by radio in the presence of Intimate friends. Any De- Gaull e comeback attempt at this time would encounter bitter Communist opposition. There was n possibility tVat the Communists, realizing the difficulty of their position in a new coalition. might refuse to join it and become an opposition party. The Socialists suffered the heaviest losses In returns for metropolitan France. In the weeks between Ihc constitutional referendum and yesterday's voting, they made a decided change in policy, sharply attacking the Communists with whom they teamed In drafting the rejected constitution. This election also saw thc consolidation or several minor parlies into two groupings, thc IjCft Republican union and the Republican Party of Liberty .a strongly right wing organization. The Left Republican union won 38 seats In Metropolitan France, the same total Its member par- tics held in thc last assembly. It comprises radical Socialists, the Democratic Socialist Union. Socialist Republicans, Independent Socialists and Young Republicans. The Republican Party of Liberty last parties won 35 scats, thc same time. Mixed right wing fathered 21 seals, a Bain of one; agreement. It pointed out that nil'" 10 Pcasant Parly seven, unchanging at their home in the Lawler.business had been conducted in| cri: Uni 'icd Resistance Movement apartments on North Second. The 65-year-old woman was wife of Oscar Titlman, well known carpenter. the father's name, that were signed by the elderly and that he had paid all the taxes. an checks <ClOS , Cl y affiliated Iderly man n ™^ *. a loss Stricken with paralysis earlier | The 88-year-old Harris died that morning, she died at 10:40 o'clock. Long a resident of Blytheville, Mrs. Tillman was Irani Nov. 29, 1830, at Strugis. Mich. The Rev. E. C. Brown, pastor of First Baptist Church, conducted services at Cobb Funeral Home with burial at Elmwoori Cemetery. Pallbearers were C. M. Baxter, Lawrence Poscy, R. W. Wooten, E. P. Hardtn, Willis Harper and C. E. Wiggins. Besides her husband, she leaves two sisters. Mrs. Roe P. Casleel of j North Little Rock and Mrs. Otto Dasch of South Chicago. . - in a Blytheville hospital in March. 1D45. The Court ruled that there can be no recovery of exemplary damages unless actual damages are found and assessed. N. O. Cotton Mar. May July Oct. Dec. 2847 2866 2830 2857 2873 2810 2847 2864 2823 2851 2868 Rogers Lands Plane On Mississippi Highway BLUE MOUNTAIN. Miss.. June 3. (UP>—Charles (Buddy) .Rogers, band leader and movie star hus- 1 band of Mary Pickford, made a forced landing of his private plane on the highwav near here late last night. Rogers, who was en route from Birmingham. Ala,, to Memphis, Tenn., made the emergency landing when darkness hampered visibility. The plane was taxied to Blue Mountain. Chicago Rye July . 1S3M IM'.i 153>i 153 1 ; K.'PI . IM'.i W.L !5S<<_ JM'i Chicago Wheat July Kept !88'i 188'i 188'i ISS'i -SB'l ItS'i infi'l ItW'j re C business c Rev. J. J. Decker, pnsloi. with Pall bearers selected were Bob McKinnon, Joe Osborne, Jesse that "400 gmins of uranium s > !c was.used dally'ill the magnetic 2M Tho ralwrt ethci . (lcln , |s composition of the ntoinii; bomb :1 th c information wu over to us by Alex.' was Dr. Many':) undercover "Alex" name. Soviet (.'ode Expert Testifies The document on atomic; infoniuu Laync, Alonzo Flccman, J. ' L.. lion was Identified by Ii-or Gouzc-n- WnnHriirf oiirl n 'T-J.i+^r.:: : • • . .. ... u'" ^ Woodruff p. ' 'Upton ko. 'former Soviet secret code ex- Besldcs^het; liiisband, she is siir-'l>cr(, wlio .resumed testifying foi vlyert .by.^two'f'KlHcrs. Mrs. Jetty , Ihc Kovci'iimtat today, lie said It ' ' ' '' Heard Dyersb . c.n.d ''Wftl .Willi iirijf'fi' Brntlicr, .iVVillic Canada o Luther Mid- dlcton of Manila; n stepmother, Mrs. Lnddic Middleton, nnd llii'ce stepbrothers. Hornce, John nnd Marvin Middlclon. ail or Dyersburg. Howard Undertaking Company or Manila was In charge. :d with the Corn- loss of one. Chief task of the new assembly ivill be to draft a constitution for consideration In n national refer-, endum within seven months. Tlic' Republicans favor a two- louse legislative body and a president with extension powers, Th c rejected constitution, pushed through Ihe assembly by the Communist- Socialist majority of roughly 50 votes, provided only one-chamber legislative body and a figurehead president. There were no notable casualties among cabinet ministers seeking reelection. Among those sent to the assembly again were Goiiin, Maurice Thorez, the Communist leader, and Edouard Herriot, radical Socialist leader. Food Collection In Blytheville Far Behind Goal The rood collection, to help prevent, starvation in Europe, is lagging in Blylhrvillc, accori.inR to tlic Junior Chamber of Commerce, which accepted responsibility for collecting canned foods hern. Irving Osborne Jr.. has been appointed chairman of (he project to complete the collection with Juno 9 set as tlic tentative (Into. Although some people have plnc- ed cans of food in collection centers of local groceries, tlic response 10 this humane appeal has been very slow, a survey lias revealed. One substantial gift, hoWjvcr. has been received with the people of war-torn Europe lo eat beans and pens grown and canned In Blyliic- villc. The Blylhcvilc Canning Company contributed 30 cases of green peas and pork an<I beans. wnp, ant/ M. l\\c papers lie smuggled out of tne Russian embassy. Another document identified by Murray Seeks Vela Of Case Anti-Strike Bill; President Silent f Hy DK,\N W. IHTTMER. IJnUrd I l resn Staff Correspondent WASHINGTON, June 3. (U.P.)— Pmident Truman to- Russia Assails Anti-Strike Bill Says Restraint Of ' Labor Real Threat To Peace Of World. Three Killed In Lepanto Wreck Cor Crashes Through Bridge Railing Into Water-Filled Ditch. LEPANTO. Ark., June 3. (UP) — Hire,. piMT.on.s were killed and A touvlh Injured seriously In nn nii- lomoblle wreck near here laic Saturday night. Drad were Ii. I; Clayton, 2ti, Lc- pnnlo farmer; his wife, Mrs. Pearl Bnrrls Clayton, :ni; ami L. T. Nichols, ;(7, Lcimnlo cifj opcmlor. Nichols wife, Mrs. Allni!'Nichols, 35, was reported in serious condition In a Memphis. Teiui., hosptlnl, The nutomobllu plunged tlirouoh n brlduo Hilling and overturned In u ivftlcr-flllcd ditch. Mrs, Nichols escaped from thu vehicle, but the oilier tli.-cc occupants were trap- lied. Two youths aided Mrs, Nichols In ntlcinptlne to rescue Hie tlirco trapped passengers. When one ol I hem struck a mulch, gnsollnc oil V. K01IUKTS U'tttrd I'ml.s Staff Correspondent Meanwhile, White House Press Secretary Charles o. ROKK Mid Mr Truman was considering the bW ' from all angles and receiving much advice about It, pro and con " CIO Piftident Philip Murray asked the President to veto the measure on ground* « would "encourage and increase Ubor disputes." Ross snld Mr. Truman has not h«d tlmo to read the request. O. of C. lunette Hlfnuu William K. Jaetaon, pteHdent of the Chambct of Commerce or the United SUtes urgwi President Truman to sign the bill. In a letter he delivered pcrson- the - 'Ignited- aud...!U>U}c&. CncvclolJcd the car. Tim lliree occupants were burned beyond recognition. It was not known nhcthai any of thu three wns alive before Ihe rlrc. Mrs. Nichols' dress was Ignited LONDON, Juno ;i. ' ( u.P )—Rus-1 ally lo Ult President, Jaclcson oaid *!l.!: n .! ) "? <t . Mro "« 1 y <""''"B «»""i- '"" '"""" '"" '"' " "ii American ,, ,, • U considered 1 resident Truman's anti-strike bill nnd other connressloiuil restriction!! lini't of n plot against iirecedented assault foreign policy that denounced lo.«lslntlon on labor world . The Moscow radio American mill-strike . niul nilclurt, "It is evident tlic gov- rrnntpnl 1ms returned to Wall (Street," "Thu events have more lim domestic- political significance, radio snld. workers represent a biu-rliir against the new world war which most reactionary Imperialist circles are preparing. "Encroachment of reaction on the rights of working people Is a plot, ngnlnst world peace," Hlnsl.i \i. a, iln <l Byrnes Radio Moscow snld May would i;o down In American polll'lcnl hls- lory as a month of roncllonary Liill-lnbor legislation. Tiie Soviet blast against Amorl- ir policy was Die newest weekend of press and cnn Inbo twist to radio abuse heaped upon United Blatcs government the Secretary of State James P. Byrnes In particular, A parade of c o mcnta(orn sounded variations „.. the tlicniu thnt the 't>nlte<r^nat«s has l>c(!iin "open violation nnd^jnl-*' lateral renunciation" of the Pots- nthcr Ii(g Three de- (in in and clslonfi. Pnrt of the Soviet press cnm- but VhV „; ,;;,i,.«,Tmc,i you hi s. !Z% wn u' mc ,' t ,r l < lhe BrlU5h ' iii<i.in«h.,,i ii,.. r,,, „ I'"'I- lh ° 1)l 'lk of Us ire was dl- Hie flumes. was dl| reeled ngnlnsl Die United Skates. Removed - to ids condition Gouf.enko .said that Sum Carr. former national organizer or tlic Communist party In Canada, had promised to supply Russian ngcnls with "officers from the armed forces" or Canada in 1!M5. but (hat "difficulties" were encountered. On direct testimony. Gou/ccnko said that Russian secret police were known as "neighbors" In code nnd that they worked with Soviet espionage men In Canada. T\vo oilier documents, purporlln:; to show Hint Ihc Russian ambassador to Canada was kept in ignorance of the spy ring activities,, also were introduced. Fail to Kxcludc Papers ! church, with Thc papers were made part of • Cemetery. Leslie C. Beville, Gpsneli,: Resident, Dies 1 Yesterday Leslie Cleveland Ilcvillo, lonu a farmer and merchant, at Oosuell Ijcfore retirement, died yc.stcrdJiy mornlni; at Walls Hospital. Ho was the hospllal when became serious. major operation w:is performed. He dlrti ul '1:30 "'clock. Horn nt On- .Springs, Tenn,, lie cianii: to this section In 1005 when lie began fanning operations. Funeral services were to h» held this afternoon, \1 o'clock, at Gosncl! Hajillst Chun;h by the Rev. l>. II. Jernlijan, pastor of Calvary Baptist "' ....... '• "' burlnl nt ISImwood n, ' " tho evidence over obj?clioii. by -Joseph Cohen, counsel for Rose. \vho contended that the documents v.nrc ' . , prepared in the Russian military 1 .-' attache's office which Is part of Russia and enjoys extraterritorial rights. Livestock N. Y. Cotton Cotton closed steady. Mar . 2873 2882 2873 May . 2775 2881 2874 July . 2818 2827 2818 Oct . 2843 2854 2843 Dec . 2860 2871 28CO Spol.s closed nominal »li JO. 2877 2876 2827 2853 28C9 nt ST. LOUIS NATIONAL STOCKYARDS, June 3. (UP>—Livestock: Hogs: 11,000: salable 7.500; .soluble hogs in early 5,350 head. M.irket active and steady throughout; slaughter barrows and gilts. slt.OT; sows and slags, mostly SH.05; feeders largely, one price! SI5.2S. Cattle: 4,300: salable 2.500; (.lives. 1.500, all salable; receipts include about 23 loads of steers; market fairly active; all classes fully steady; choice steers $16.90-17.50: two loads at latter price; some held higher, medium to good steers $14.50-16.50; good and choice heifers and mixed yearlings S15.50-lf.00; medium $13.00-15.00; few sood cows $13.00-13.75; most common and medium beef cows SD.75-12.25: canners and cutters $7.25-fl.2.i: good beef bulls $13.75-14.15; mrdium to good sausage bulls $11.75-13.00; fc>v S13.25; choice vealers $17.00: medium to good $13.00-16.50: cull and common $7.00-11.50; slnngli'cr steers an.37 One document reported that one Russian agent had lold of special electric shells being manufactured in Canada and the United Stairs. These sbcils. thc report said, niiln- inntlciilly assured the destruction of target.';, aim were referred lo as a type of V-bomh. A telegram received from Moscow on pink paper also was introduced. It was signed by "the dirrctor" and was addressed to Russian Military Attache Col. Nicolai X:ibo!tn, who worked under the cover name of "Grant." "Work- r.ut and wire nic-cllng' for Alex and our man in London," the Iclegram said in part. Thro Child'Suffers Arm Injury in Fall Mary Lcc Thro. four-ycar-oUl daughter of Mr .and Mrs. Jack Thro, cut her arm -severely when she fell on a piece of broken glass today noon while playing In l!ie sand pile at her home, 1010 Chlck- nsawba. Tlic left wrist was so severely lacerated that several stitches were rcnuired to close Ihe wound. Removed to Walls Hospital, she later was returned to her home. Buford Jenkins Drowns Word h.is brcn received here that Bufoid Jenkins of Lake City, Tcnn.. well known in Blytlievlllc, was drowned yesterday afternoon lers selected were Charles W. K. Loll, Herman I'lnk- nurl Grimes, Rlnl Bales nnd Lncy Hi-yeans. He Is survived by n son. Carlos IJevillc: a dmighlcr, Mrs. Essie Cole of Memphis; three brothers. Rube Ucvlllc of Ciosnell, Portls Bcvllle of Memphis nnd Otln Bcvllle of Tacoinn. Wnsli., nnd five sisters, Mrs. Mayscli Hawkins of Btyllic- villc, Mrs. Nell Bales or Gos- ntll. Mrs. Luia Stafford of Merced, Calif.. Mrs. Etta Powers nnd Mrs. Sophie Davis, both of Como, Tcnn. Cobb charge. Funeral Home was in Thu Izvcstia government newspaper devoted one forth of it> TMivesllu devoted one fourth of its entire space Sunday to condcmn- confci'iincc ami his proposal for n 2!>-yca! Big Four treaty on German disarmament. It also crlti- r.l/i!d Sen. Arthur Vandcnbnrn. R., Michigan, and i.t. acn. Lucius D. Clny, American member of Ihc Allied, Control Council'in Berlin. Blame* U. S. for Failure "Tlie measure outlined In the American plan for control over German disarmament is nol.hlng but a weaker form of Germany's Inslriiini-iil. of surrender." Izvcslia said. The newspaper nthM that Ihc treaty plan "undoubtedly rcp- rcscnts a .slco backward." newspaper blamed the The United the bill Is definitely In- the public Interest, and the action of Congress undoubtedly reflects a strong public demand for action to minimize work stoppages.'' , • . He said the bill would not restrict thc right of labor to organize nnd bargain collectively,- but wuutil Implement collective bargaining "bv outlawing certain abuses that havii become common practice in labor disputes, and that are harmful 'to tho public." Murray wrote to Mr. Truman that : tile measure "presents - exceedingly grave dangers to the public welfare." It was, he said, merely one more serving ."from n warmed-over anti-labor stew which has been kept' browing for thc past 10 years;" SchweltentMch a C«n Secretary of Labor Lewis H. Schwellenbncli also was expected to urge a presidential veto of the hill. The measure passed by both houses now lies on Mr, •Truman's desk O.M will become law June 13 unless lie vetoes it. • Some Republican leaders said they would hot try. to override a've'ip for fear of being, brandec!. anti- labor. GOP strategy appeared to fcc to let. Mr. Truman absorb thn angry blows f.rom labor•fc*den> ftght- ^"i!»MV-1*?. <&* MH for .pernvv-, pen? : iitriiu cottral »n'd "fe.' Tft^'." • man's eMcfgMtcT |>ropo&atjf)ror tem- poriiry strike control. . Mfi»nwhl|t a jrroup of Ifi mcmheis of the so-called liberal bkxr In the POUM »tfanjed a nieetiriB today iit which they were - to "convert" House members who voted for thc emergency legislation. / Top labor leaders. Including CTO President Philip Murray, APL President William dreen: President Hai- vey Brown of the International Association of Machinists nnd A. E. Lyon, secretary-treasurer of the Railway fjibor Executives Association, will address the meeting lute today. All House members were invited. ; i ,.' CouM Shake Public Faith Rep. Hugh Dclacy, D.. Wash,, leader of thc group,.said the meetini: was planned to "stem the hysteria" which marked the Housi passage of the President's orlgljyil labor bill by a 306 to 13 vote. Republican leaders in Congress claimed that if Mr. Truman vetoes the Case bill after himself "suis- Stnlcs for Hie breakdown ( gesting drastic measures In tiro tem- of a four-power plan to investl- gnte Ihc stale of German disarmament, n.s proposed by Clay nt Byrnes' instigation. Txveslia said tile American plan Included Investigation of thc state of thr> German war Industry. This Idea, U. snld, would only confuse thc issue. "One can easily see thc attempt noriiry legislation, the public might lose faith In his sincerity. Mr. Truman's' temporary bill was passed In different forms by the House and Senate. The House decides Thursday whether'to send '.lie controversy to a Senate-House conference, or possibly to accept the Senate's watering-down amendments. The Senate struck out the to suhslllulc Investigation of the' clause which would have stale of armed forces, which can I the government to draft workers be curried out easily nnd cifcc- striking against thc government. ' "•"•-"-" The House will'not'consider the (luesllon before Thursday because of and lively, by [he broad Investigation of tlic economic system would plainly sidetrack tlic solution of urgent tanks Izvcstln raid. Weather ARKANSAS—Mostly cloudy today, partly cloudy tonight and Tuesday, not much change In temperature. Automotive Parade Graphically illustrates Need To Save Lives an agreement not to lake up controversial measures early this week duMng scattered primary elections. Sunday Fires Cause Extensive Demage Here Two early Sunday morning fires caused extensive damage to two buildings occupjed by Negroes. The residence occupied by Wil„,. ., „, ., ,„ , , ]Hc. Bell Green, near the ice plant While Blytlirvlllc car dealers anil' n stage ill front of Rothrock Drug off Highway 61 North, was riestroy- poli'iitlal customers yearned for | Store to add sparkle as the parade led and only a stnall portion ->f $ll.50-17.f!0; $10.75-17.^0: steers ^lit.LO slaughter heifers. Toiui. while on a rishtiig trip. Funeral services will be held tomorrow afternoon at Longsbcrg, ined lo save lives by preventing accident This project was sponsored by Ilia Blylhcvillc Automobile Doalers As- sociatiDn as a part of Ihe bhlhdnv celebration dustry. of llic automotive In- stockcr l...t. A parade was staged here which emphasised safety as the keynote to most enjoyable driving. Law enforcement officers of the city, county and state rode In cars they use as they go about their work which includes traffic safety; school busses demonstrated safety In caiiiiK for student,'!, ambulance's were used, wrecked automobiles towed by wreckers vividly portrayed stories of careless drivers: trucks nnd cars owned by various firms cav- . . ______ ai.u fi'-dcr | Details of Ihc accident were, not • ricd npprnprfnlc placards.. known | cst drivers brought forth interest-Ing cases. W. H. linker. 1100 West Main, claimed thc title to both the oldest car and driver In the competition sponsored by tlic Ford Motor Company. Thc 73-year-old motorist drove his 1D29 Ford Tudar cpr to thc ota- tlon. Tlic car has traveled 325,000 miles, according to the owner who declared he had never had a major accident since learning to drive in 1907. Runnerup in this competition w.is J. W. Starlings ot Yarbro, age 70, who has been driving since 191& without an accident. In the Chevrolet competition, M. L. Hnrt, of Promised Lnnd com- I munity, drove n 1933 Chevrolet coupe were practically destroyed. The first fire broke out about 3 o'clock and while firemen were "it thc Green fire, a call csme to th;j Cherry street address. Fire Chief Roy'Heart said it was believed a fire had been left In A stove at the Green home, tc> cause the blare.which did not immediaicr ly awaken occupants and that a lighted lamp Ignited a curtain to causp the second fire. Willie Bell recently had sold'her four-room house and was renting the house until moved. The property, owned by Mr. and Mrs. Moore, was four rooms across the rear of Ihe lot, where several ' bund played on Into the station, families lived. A Negro;'.man burned while attempting'**"flames which ' hand the Pile

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