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May 26, 1949

The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 2

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*AGB TTTO BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.)' COUntEn NKWS THURSDAY, MAY 26, THE NATIpN TODAY Protecting of Nation's Secrets Poses Difficult Problem tor Those Seeking to Keep U.S. Free Br J*BIH M»rlow WASHINGTON, May 2«. (#)—When a man Is being educated with government money, how fur should the government go In trying to find out whether he's * Communist? Th»t'» one of the Important question* emerging from the present rumpus over the way the atomic energy commission docs tilings. Congress is investigating the AEO now. It all started this way: Because this country badly needs the best scientific brains it can develop In -the field of atomic energy. Congress has voted the AEC millions of dollars to encourage and help educate outstanding young The work they're picked to do is of two kinds: secret work for Hie government In the field of the atom- or non-secret work, using some product of the atom, such as In cancer research. The AEC itself doesn't do the picking. It leaves that to the National Research council, made up of distinguished older scientists who discouraged from entering It at nil If they thought they had to go through an FBI examination of [heir lives. And— If an Fill prohc starts In this field, simply because government mones is being used although no secret work is Involved, it's the rirst step toward opening the clcor to the FBI In other fields of education. Dr. Alfred N. Richards, president of the National Academy of Sciences, SBld this would Introduce InU our system ot education "a type ol governmental Interference which U not too far away from what the Nazis' had and what the Russians nave now." But Senator Vnndenberg, Mkch- Igan Republican, raised a point which throws the whole question in- can judge the talent of the younger men. , ,, The council has been primarily interested In a young mall's brains, not his political beliefs, and it combs the colleges for the uest s-ienlilic minds It can find. Say* Loyally Oath Not Enough A young man chosen for secret work doesn't get the Job unless the FBI checks and is sure he's not a communist. If he's chosen for non- secret work, there's no FBI check. This month the Senate discovered that a young scientist chosen for an AEC fellowship in non-secret work was a Communist. That started the storm. Senators questioned David B. Lii- ienthal, chairman of the AEO, about this case. He said he does not think the government should spend money educating a Communist, buk- He Indicated opposition to the Idea .of an FBI Investigation of young scientists cliosen for non- secret work. (Everybody is agreed for the need of an FBI check on people doing secret work.) But-if jlienthal is opposed to letting a Communist get government money for an education, how can such a Communist be spotted without an FBI investigation? Ulienthal and representatives o the research council say now thn In the future any fellow doing evei non-secret work will first be nskei to Uke an oath of allegiance to Ihl country and swear he Is not a Com munlst. Several senators—particularly Re publican Senator Hlckenlooper c Iowa, who thinks Ulienthal ougli to he fired—said a loyalty oath Isn enough, that an FBI check Is uec ess»ry. '• posen Touchy Problem B^l «hy should the top sc^entis —•net lillenthal, who says' fie iw cepta their judgment in the' matte —be against an FBI tnvcsligntlo of young scientists not doing secret work? They argue: Some of those badly needed young scientists In the atomic fielrt would to even sharper focus. He said: "I BUCKS 'N' BUBBLE That compact slack of jack under Ihe plastic bubble is a mere one million dollars. It's on display at a Waukeshii, Wis , hank. Carl Taylor, left, bank president, admires the duugh. Neediest to soy, an extra large start of guards it on duly to protect 11. Is unthinkable to me that Communists should be educated at pub lie expense." But how far can that idea be carried? What of the veterans re ceivlng their education In colleges now at government expense under the OI BILL of Rights? Should every one of them be 1n- estigated by the FBI to see whe- ler he's a Communist? Just where the line drawn? Baptists Plan For Vacation Bible Courses The Federal Reserve System be gan operation on Nov. Iti, 1914. Three Killed //hen Planes Hit in Mid-Air MIAMI, Okla., May 26. W—The laming crash of two training planes which collided In air neur here •esterday resulted In Ihe death of . flight instructor and two student pilots. The dead: Instructor George T. Dunnill, 25. f Miami. Students Mitchell J. De Young, Muskegon, Mich., and Jack G. Seaman, Chicago. All were from the Miami Branch of the Spartan School of Aeronautics, Tulsa. One plane contained Dunmll And De Young, the other Seaman. The i>l»nes landed In a ditch beside a country road. Farmer Electrocuted By the Associated I'ress) An accidental electrocution Wednesday boosted Arkansas' vlolen death toll for the week to 11. Frank Apple, 50. of Belleville wn: killed when a well drill he was set ting up on a farm near Danville touched an electric power line. Read Courier News Want Ads. ADDED ATTRACTION—Model Jo Jordan shows off a novel button on-or-ofl strap un a new plunging neckline, off-shoulder swim suit in Chicago. Idea ot Hie new addition is to promote an even Inn. unmarked by bra straps. Public's Hearing Set in Oklahoma Phone Rate Hike OKLAHOMA CITY. May 26. (/!') —Only the public's side remains to >e heard in the 18-month fight waged by Southwestern Bell Tele- Jhone Co. for a permanent rate .ncrease In Oklahoma. The company yesterday told the State Corporation Commission it Das finished presenting Its own case. The state has completed Us argu- meiHs against the raise. However. James Welch, attorney for the commission, a-sked commis- sion Chairman Reford Bond for four days to hear public testimony from officials or citizens of areas that would get the new rates. Bond set four days beginning June 21 for the public's hearing. The increase sought by the com- l>any would confirm a temporary ?3,OT7,000 annual increase now in effect, and would also add another $4,385,000 sought by the company. Southwestern contends the Increase is necessary if the company is to finance it. Oklahoma expan- slon program, commission attorneys have argued to the contrary, saying the company could economize and perhaps cut myments to affiliated manufacturing concerns in tlie national Bell system. * Fun for All! Bring the Family to— FAIRGROUNDS AMUSEMENT PARK IN MEMPHIS ^ Free Picnic Grounds Plenty of Shade and Water * New Rides! * New Concessions * Good Food! OPEN Weekdays from 1 p.m.; Saturday from 3 p.m.. and Sundays from 2 p.m. lo Midnite Gold Rush Contest Yields $149 for Jlytheville Entry Mrs. Ruth S. Holder, Eleventh nd Willow Streets, won one of he five $149 second place awnnls the emloyer-employe division of he nation-wide contest conducted y Lli e Colgate-Palm Olive-Peet Company's '49 Gold Rush Contest, II was disclosed yesterday by R. M. Evans of Jonesboro, district representative for the soap mnnufact- .ircrs. Mrs. Holder is bookkeeper for the •i ri [ipy Hou r G rocery H nd Ma rkct, 108 East Main Street. She won the award for submitting one of the sc.st reports on the store's co-operation with the mnmifnclurcr in putting on the 1100,000 content In which users of the soap manufacturer's products are competing Winners In the second division of the contest have not been annouced Mr. Evans was here from Jonc-s- boro yesterday to present Mrs. Hold cr with the company's check foi $149. Northeast, Arkansas had oni other winner In the contest. He 1 Guy C. Harden of Harden Brother.-: who operate R store In Pocahonla: The *llmc for filing contest entrie ended April 9, Luck Is With Fortune During Inverted Flight The Daily Vacation Bible Schoo! will get underway at the Hrst Baptist church at 8:30 Monday, after I plans are completed nt a Prenara- on Day Program, Saturday, and faculty meeting »t 1:30 p.m. to- orrov,'. Fred Decker, director of music \ id education at the First Baptist lurch, Is lo uc principal of the chool and Miss Hazel Drannon will e the assistant principal. Other ciierttl officers will include: Mrs. M. Smnrt, pinuLst. Mrs. Uoyd tickmon. story teller, and E. W. minions, secretary. Mr. Becker said today that the tuff for the school, Including all j •luntcer workers, probably would ' each about 50. He llsled the fol- > wing departmental heads: Mrs. liiB Laferney, nursery; Mrs. Rny- lond Zachry,'beginners; Mrs. John •yrone, primary; Junior No. 1. Mrs. W. Raydcr; Junior No. 11, Mrs. Marvin Hazcr; and intermediate, | Irs. Becker. I Mrs. J. T. Westbrook will be In | harge of transportation for the lalf and children who can not attend unless transportation Is provided. The registration will begin with he Preparation Day Program at _! n.m. Saturday, when the various classes will be set up. Those enroli- ng will go from the Church to the First Methodist Church to Join :hc young people of other churches for the parade sponsored by the Ministerial Alliance, prior lo the innini," of summer Daily Vnca- lion Bible School programs. ECCLES. Eng., May 28—</P|— Luc was with Fortune today. Filer Geoffrey Fortune lost h wallet while flying unslde down ove Lancashire. He landed and tele phoned police, who recovered th wallet in a garden within 15 mil utes of the time It fell. The wallet wa.s returned with elR mds (S32) and hard-lo-gct ga \c ration coupons still in It. h-,MK OF MAN—Here he is girls—Mr America of 1049— otherwise known as Jack Dcl.n ger. of tOakland, Taut. The 22. year-old muscle man \von th tille over 40 contestants in in annual contest in Cleveland, O Delmger weighs 198 pound stands 5 feel 8 inches and hope to go on the stage. Right no» he's classified as an unemploye shipping clcrR. DO RICH'S ARKANSAS GROWN Read Courier News Wain Ads "Old at 40,50,60?' — Man, You're Crazj AL all tirug .Hares cvctyv/iirre — In iiiyiitcvillc. at Klrby Drug. 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