The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on September 17, 1951 · Page 3
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 3

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Monday, September 17, 1951
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XONDAT, SEPTEMBER 17, 19BT BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER ITKWt PAOS Arkansas News Briefs— State Purchasing Discussion Set for Little Rock Sept. 27 Bjr THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LITTLE ROCK—State purchasing will be up for discussion at a meeting o! Arkansas legislators and other interested persons here Sept. 27. Sen. Ellis Fagan of Little Rock, has called the meeting. He said he wants to discuss the controversial Act. 242 of 1951 which ha« ben flteelerred to * vote in the November, 1932, general election. Tr*'' Fagan said he asked State Purchasing Agent Carl Parker and State Comptroller Lee Roy Beasley, who helped draft the measure, to attend the meeting. "We're telling the people It isn't a good act and Governor McMath and his crowd are telling the people it Is a good act/' said Fagan. "The people don't know who to believe." Arkansas Schools Join Crusade for Freedom ROCK — Arkansas school children joined the Crusade for Freedom today. Each of the 425,000 pupils in the .state was asked to contribute a penny and sign crusade petitions. Money derived from the nationwide drive is to be used to help finance Radio Free Europe broadcasts behind the iron curtain. 22 Persons Died Violently Last Week At least 22 persons died violently in the week ended Sunday midnight 11 of them In traffic mishaps. Five, including two children, died Sunday. Near Little Rock, a five-year-old girl and her three brothers were playing with a shotgun when It discharged, killing her. she was Carolyn Sue Curtis, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James Curtis. Gilbert Sitton. 12, was injured fatally at his home near Siloam Springs when he was dragged by his horse. His parents, Mr. and Mrs- Garnie Sitton, said the boy became entangled In a rope tied around the horse'* neck. . ^ Three Negroes were killed in a collision of their automobile and 5» Greyhound bus near Forrest City, State police said the car was attempting to pass another vehicle. The victims were identified « Mitchell Mason, Viola vick and Ellen Williams, all of Brlnkley. A Blytheville Negro was killed near Armorel Sunday, (Story on Page 1.) Boyle to Get Call For Testimony Senate RFC Probe Told Time to Hear Him 'Is Not Yet' WAF ENSEMBLE—WAF Pfc. Billie Adams of Birmingham, Ala., models a new five-piece exercise fatigue uniform adopted for women in the Air Force. The outfit includes skirt, shorts and cap of light blue denim, a shirt of matching chambray and slacks of dark blue boat cloth. WASHINGTON. Sept. IT. (/F) Senator Mundt (R-SD) said today William M. Boyle, Jr., Democratic National Committee chairman, "\v be colled" by a Senate group Inquiring Into his relations with the RFC but that "the time to hear Mr. Boyle Is not yet." Mundt is active in the Inquiry Into charges that Boyle has used his political position to Influence operations of the Reconstruction Finance Corporation, big govern-! ment lending agency. i Two other members of a Senate investigations subcommittee disagreed over interpretation of testimony in their Inquiry into Boyle's role In the granting of J645.000 o! government loans to n St. Louis printing firm in 1949. Th« loans have been paid off in full. Senator Nixon (R-Callf) contended the Democratic chairman's claims of Innocence have been ranted under oath." But Senator McClellan (D-Ark), who is viewed generally as far from friendly to the Truman administration, said that "up to now the testimony doesn't bear out the strong Implication" that Boyle collected J8.000 in "comml'istons" from the American Lithofold Corp., St. Louis printing firm, after It got TOW. Leave Malaya For Jap Homeland PENANQ, Malaya W)—The lut batchei of Japanese war criminals in the Federation of Malaya hav« been sent to prlsotu on Singapore island for eventual transfer to Japan, AH are to continue serving their long prison sentences In Japan. The number going to Japan from Malay and Singapore totals about 120. Prisoners taken to Singapore from Malaya included Japanese Coplaln Terate Isamu, who was head of police in Pesiang during (lie Japanese occupation. He was sentenced to life Imprisonment by a British War Crimes court. Livestock Arkansas 1 Harris Impressed By Venezuela Iron, Oil Store WASHINGTON, Sept. 17. (API — Rep. Oren Harris (D-Ark) recently returned from & trip to Venezuela Impressed with that South American country's Importance in the economic and defense programs of the United States. Harris, is a member of a House commerce subcommittee, inspected Venezuela's vaat oil 'and iron ore •teas. These two resources, he said, are vitally Impotrant to the United States. Venezuelan Iron ore comes to this country in increasingly large quantities to supply needed steel and supplement dwindling sources from the Great Lakes region. The people of Venesuela, Harris said, are forward looking "and they don't want a thing from the United States except our friendship." J^b '-' •**•"" — *•" / \~~-t ^A group of about 100 Arkansas postmasters, here for the convention, of the National Association of Postmasters, are to be guests of the Arkansas State Society at dinner tomorrow night. Door prizes or all those at the dinner will be rozen Arkansas chicken and other Arkansas product;. Chase R. Stephens, World War II -eteran from Gurdon, Ark., has olned the stiff of Senator Fulbright. A graduate of Hendrlx College, Conway, Ark., Stephens was a school intruder last year at Lcpanto, Ark. le replaces Dale Cook, FayettevlUe, who has gone to another position hi Washington. Rio Grande Near Top of Its Banks BROWNSVILLE, Tex.. Sept. 17, t&) —The Rio Grande was expected to swirl out of its banks into southern Hidalgo and Cameron Counties late today or early tomorrow. Meanwhile, about 100-mile northward, high flood waters which sent 350 persons from their homes in Kingsville fell about a foot last night. Tranqultas Greek, usually small, still was spread over a residential area two miles long and one- half mile wi*, but the worst appeared past. ' • Pol ice Guard Little Rock Line Of Motor Freight IJTTLE ROCK,' Sept. 17. f5»i Twelve Little Rock policemen stood guard at the East Texas Motor Freight Lines terminal here for a brief period last night after receiving reports that violence was brewing on a picket line. The guard was removed at 11:40 p.m. after an officer of local 87B of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Chauffeurs, Warehousemen and Helpers of America, AFL, agreed to withdraw ths picket. Police said they-received a report that two groups oi men had gathered, one on each side of the picket line, at 10 p.m. No violence was reported there> however. But officers were told a rock had been thrown through an East Texas truck as it passed through Lonoke. No one was hurt. A company official said he did not know why the picket line was established last Monday but guessed it was because the union wanted to organize the company's em- ployes- McMath Flies To California Governor to Seek Industry for State LITTLE ROCK. Sept. 17. (AP) — Governor McMath was en route to California today to: 1. Discuss possibility of getting a new aluminum industry In Arkansas; 2. Speak at the American Federation of Labor convention at San Francisco Wednesday, and 3. Bid farewell to an Arkansas military unit awaiting overseas shipment. ' The governor will meet with officials of the Kaiser Aluminum Corp., ao me time this week—the date wasn't specified—to discuss that firm's possible industrial develop ment In Arkansas. McMath will visit with the 201st Tow Target Squadron, formerly stationed at Little Rock. The unit commanded by Maj. Adrian Parsley of Hot Springs, is awaiting movement to an undesignated overseas station. NATIONAL STOCKYARDS, III. Sept. 17. (AP)—(USD)—Hogs 15000: barrows and gilts mostly steady with Friday's average; weights under no Ibs very uneven; same steady to 25 cents higher than Friday; bulk choice 190-240 Ibs 20.60-75; a few 20.50 late; several loads 240-250 Ibs 20.50-75; a few 20.50 late; sevcra loads 240-250 Ibs 20.50-75; othei 250-270 Ibs 20.00-40; scattered sinal lots 280-350 Ibs 18.25-19.75; bulk 140-170 Ibs 18.25-20.26; 120-140 Ibs mostly 17.00-19.00; sows 400 Ibs down largely 17.25-18.25; heavier sows mainly 15.25-18.75. Cattle 6,500; calves 1.400; earl; sales good and choice steers am heifers 33.25-36.00; load prime stec: and heifer yearlings 37,50; odd lot. commercial beef cows 23.00-28.00 canners and cutters 11.00-22.50. RFC loans totaling $645,000. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch has printed articles to that effect. Boyle ays Utliofold paid him »U50 for egal work not related to the loa:is. NOTICE OF ANNUAL •CWMM. ELECTION IN MANILA SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. II Or MISSISSIPPI COBNTT, ARKANSAS Notice ti hereby given.ttut ttw annual ichool election In the above named District will be held on September 25, 1951, tot the following purposes: The election of • member oi the County Board of Education for a term of 5 years. The election o( on« director for a term of 6 year«. To submit the question of voting a total school tax of 50 milli, as set out In the District's budget, which shall include, In addition to the millage for the operation and maintenance of the schools and for the payment of the principal and Interest of outstanding bond Issues, t con- tlnlng building fund millage tax of one mill, to be voted for the purpose of paying the principal and Interest of a proposed bond Issue of $15,800, to be Issued to erect and equip new school buildings and. to repair and improve present school buildings. Said bond issue will run for ap- II yetn. In addition V) the millage above recited, the issue will be •ecured by a pledge of the sur- plui derived each year from a building fund lax of IS mills voted for the Dlslrict's bond i»- >uee now outstanding, and which, If the proposed millage li approved, will be continued until the payment of all the principal and Interest of the proposed now bond lasue. Any surplus revenue from the building fund millage, after the payment of principal and Interest of the bonds maturing that year and providing for the next six months 1 Interest on. all outstanding bonds, may be used by the District for any other school purpose.. The poll« will open at 8:00 o'clock a.m. and will close at 6:30 o'clock p.m. on September 26, 1951, at the following polling places In the District, to-wlt: City Hall—Manila, Arkansas GIVEN this 31st day of August, 1951. BOARD OF DIRECTORS, MANILA SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 15 OF MISSISSIPPI COUNTY, ARKANSAS By O. W. Tlpton, President And C. B ,Cnildr««, Secret***/ 1 9<?-10-lt RHEUMATIC-HELP OR YOU DON'T MY A CIHT Take hopei Wonderful C-2tt> contain! famous, beneficial herb "Clack SnaVe* Root"; U'B Iodized to activate Sallcy- late action Cor better, mot* effective E ain relief. Rheumatic, tclttlc. lum- ago paina relieved, or first bottl price back. Today—now»g Ancient Cars Sold SASKATOON (Ap) i- The local raiisit system has sold (our old reetcars to four separate buyers or a total of less than $500. They re St. Louis-type one-truck street- ars, vintage 1912. BUY YOUR CAR THE DELTA WAY! Our Discount Raft On New Car Financing Is NEW Air Conditioned By Refrigeration "Your Community Center" MANILA, ARK. Matinees Sat. & Sun. Ph. 58 Last Tim«s Today "THE FROGMEN' DANA ANDREWS GARY MERRILL Tuesday "CALL OF THE JUNGLE" Ann Curio Wednesday & Thursday "WATCH THE BIRDIE" •'• - Red Skellon —Plus— "THE MGM STORY" 58 Featured Players Ve'll gladly mak« fhe 5fn?p!e arrangements... tailoring the payments to fit your income, with up to 18 months to repay. No red tape. No delay. Just quick, friendly service and low-cost financing for your n«w tar 'art DELTA LOAN & FINANCE COMPANY OF BLYTHEVILLE 324 West Ash Phont 2(191 New iol«T . . . rttv t\e»M .. . new lam? H-flL.T€RS QUHLITY SHO€ SHOP 121 W M O I M ST. RITZ THEATRE Manila, Ark. Monday & Tuesday RID HOT romance that rock* of New Orleanil Last Ride This Year CARUTHERSVILLE Wed. |Q Dancing 8 p.m. Sept. 19 Till Midnile MOONUTE Ivs. 9p.m. FAKES (lax incl.) Child 75c — Adults $1.50 RHYTHM MASTERS AND THEIR ORCHESTRA WHY NOT TODAY? HAVE THIS NEW REFRIGERATOR DELIVERED TO YOUR HOME TODAY Admiral It Doesn't Take a Penny in Cash— Your Old Refrigerator Will Make the Down Payment at Hubbard Hardware Warner News & Shorts Wednesday & Thursday "WHISPERING SMITH" Alan Ladd Brenda Marshall COTTON BOLL on North Hiway 61 I'hone 3570 Ends Tonight DAVID BRIAN STEVE COCIIRAN "FOLSOM PRISON" Plus Two Cartoom 9.3 Cu. Ft. . . $299.95 Custom Model 1 TRADE-IN ALLOWANCE Tuesday & Wednesday lETHEtt WHEN M-G-M WEKSTHEJ DOM «NO REVEALS THE SECRET OF 6UDYS EISA BRIAN KGINAtB COOPE*'LANCASTER- ROPER • OWCN | 2 Ubwkr Cartoons |TECHNICOLOR $ 70 MONTHLY PAYMENT I ft at caty at pit to have o brand ntw Admiral refrigerator in your horn* tonight! Your old rtfrigtrator maktt tht down payment (just at long as it't In working condition) and monthly payments are mighty low! Doesn't takt a ptnny in cash. Pick out tht on* you want tomorrow! Cartoons CHILDREN FREE ••••••••••••••••••••••i Guest Movie Ticket Niles MURR Last Times Today "CATTLE DRIVE" (Color by Technicolor) Starring Joel McCrea Dean Sfockwell Chill Wills I'laygrounds for the Kiddie* Free Kiddie Car Rides Kids Under 12 FREE with Parents Show Starts 7:00 p.m. No Mosquitoes—No Bug* Our Anniversary Will B« Soon . You'll B« Invited! Last Times Tonite — 1 Hit* son BRADY- new FREEMAN •» MHU IK. xmw.^wmi —PI CLARK CABLE ALEXIS SMITH . ,4m/flumfc&r Con Play 2 Color Cartoons Tuesday & Wednesday—2 HiU WYM AN ' MQR6AH ^ The Lady] Takes A Sartor i ! Cartoon & Shorts MOX Phone 4621 Show Slart§ Weekday! 7:0* Sat.-Sun. 1:04 Always a Double Feature Last Times Tonite 9 f«l«mt * 7! 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