The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on September 25, 1951 · Page 2
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 2

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Tuesday, September 25, 1951
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PAGE TWO So/ons Assailed for Encouraging Farmers to Withhold Cotton Crop BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS WASHINGTON. Sept. 25. (AP) — President H. L. Mitchell of the AFL farm labor union yesterday accused 100 congressmen of promoting a "scandalous wild-cat strike'.' by signing a statement urging farmers to withhold their 1951 cotton from the market for a higher price, "This is an unprecedented plot lo wreck our national economy in the hour of our greatest effort to combat communism," the farm empoy- ees' leader said in a statement. He ncldod that "these 100 -special- Interest politicians have foresaken their pledge to uphold the Constitution of the U.S. against economic encroachment by any selfish pressure group." Mitchell said (he group's advice to farmers was hi "absolutf; contradict fon to and conspiracy against the spirit and motivation of the National Defense Production Act" and inquirer!: "Can anyone imagine the charges that would result from 100 congressmen urging industrial or agricultural workers to go on a sitriown or slowdown strike until they could get a higher wfli»e . . ?" T.abur Is K\|iEol(rd Mitchell complained that while cotton interests are pushing for "higher profits for th cm selves" they nre engaged in "the most vicious practice* of labor exploitation or slavery known In American history, He said many growers arc using "wetback"—Illegal immigrant—Mexican labor at FIS little as 20 and 2ft cents an hour for col,ton picking and paying only 50 rents to legally imported workers. This, he said, dis- places hundred* of thousands (if Americans "who cannot hold bwly j and soul together In such a dcpress- 1 ed slave market." Statement Called "irnneeeiwary" Rep. McCarthy <D-MLnn>. In a statement Incorporated In the farm labor union's release, called the ^00 congressmen'* statement "either premature or unnecessary," He said fnrrncrs and their local organizations can he pro.ntmed to know about the availability of jr over mnrnt loans which would h^lp them hold back cotton if they wrmt: cd to rio it, ! A warning from such a source as : tlin 10f> rnn^re.s.smrn might be ner:es- j sary if prices were "spiionsly 1)01111* i rtepro-vcd." McCarthy .said, but ho. 'denied they are so depressed. AFL Picks 19 Taft-Hartley' Men Who 'Must Go' in '52 SAN FRANCISCO. Kept. 25. (API —Nineteen U.S. senators, "Ihe men who (rave .von Tail-Hartley." arc on the 1052 riurjjc list of the American Federation of Labor, The A PL's 70th n-itionnl uomcn- don yesterday named !hr> ID as chief tarpcls for defeat in next, year'sclcc- tlons. Of the 10. five are Democrats -all from the south. The AFL plnns an S8.000.0TO 52 camriagin fund by assessing its 8.000.000 members SI each—and another S|.000,000 with a penny a month from each. 1!) Arc Listed said. " are also the men who in most cases consistently voted | acninst communism. Every last one' of tiiem is a sworn enemy of the) ihioart social legislative program which labor espouses." I Mm From Smith Kit ! Kcenan called for special efforts' to defeat Ihe senators he named from the South—which he described as an anti-labor "breeding ground." Keenan advised — and the dele- Ratrs agreed—Hint the convention WIIOOSII!— This paratrooper Is Jiist stepping from a plane in a training jump. Below him are (he open 'chutes of other jumpers In the 187lh Regimental Combat team. Paratroopers in tliis! have been dropped into action twice during the Korean War. (AP Wirephoto). i's labor league for political crtu-j cation: Brcwster (R-Mnine), Flanders) <R-Vt>. Mnrtin iR-i'm. Smith (R-j N.J.I, Williams in-Del.). o'Con-ir! (D-Md.l, nyrri (I)-Vn.l, Connally! iD-Tcx.), Slcnnls (D-Mlss.), Hoi-' ] land (D-Fla.). Briefer (!!-Ohio). Butler (R- Ncbr.). Jenncr (R-Ind,). Kern ijl-i • Mo.), McCarthy IR-Wls.). Onln i B-' Wash), F.cton (R-Mont.i. Watkins; lR-Utnh), and K n o w In n d (R- CallD. j '"Hiese are the men that gave you ; the Taft-Hartley Law." Kccnin i "We are going to have an excellent chance to redeem the ground that we lost in 1950. "If \ve do our Job rirjht In 1552, our votes might even put in a liberal majority. However. I'm noli bragRinft ahead of time, 'nils you | n " 15t remember: 1952 Is just six' years after 194B. None o[ us can for- net that fateful 19-16 election which piit such a Iar K e number of anti- Inbor. short-sighted senators In the Senate. This is the Taft-Hariley dnss. This Is the one that every labor man should come out to defeat." FROST . . . AND FAIR-Th«y wore them this way in the days of Nero, the movie scriptwriters say, so Jackie Frost, Anglo^Ilal- ian movie actress, wears this provocative gown In a movie being shot In Rome. Gown is claimed to be an exact copy of an ancient Roman court style. AFL Wants Two-a-Day Deliveries of Mail Restored for Nation SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 25, ItTt— The AFL convention want.s twice- daily pastnl deliveries restcred. H so voled last night after hearing William 0. Doherly, head of the National Letter Carriers Association, renew his feud with the postmaster general on the convention floor. Doherty last week called lor the resignation of Postmaster General M. Donaldson. The latter r«-; torted that he had no wish to en- i g»Ke in a "gutter fight with an ec- j centric person," TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2B, 1981 K THE CHANCERY COURT FOR THE CHICKAKAWRA DISTRICT OK MISSISSIPPI COUNTV. ARKANSAS Louis Welnberg. Ptf vs. No. 11.188 C B. Mcfarland, et al ,Dft. NOTICE TO OU1ET TITLE On August 20. 1951. Louis Weln- berg filed suit to quiet title to the following described real estate In Mississippi County. Arkansas, In the above court and cause: ' Lots 16. 17.18. 19 and 20, "Block C". Smith Addition to the Town of Leachvllle, Arkansas, accord- Ing to plat, recorded In Plat • Book 1, page 69. Circuit Clerk's office, Blythevllle. Arkansas. All persons who claim any interest In said land or lien thereon. Including those defendants named in the Complaint, to-tvlt: C B. McFarland. Mrs. C. B. McFarland, unknown heirs al law of C B. McFarland. W E. C/rady. Mrs. W. E. dra- dy, unknown helr> at law of W. K. Gl-ady; H. M. French, Mrs. Ida French; Fannie Taylor, Zona Taylor, J. L,, Nance, Mary Harkey, p. R. McMlllon, as surviving Trustees for the Pentecostal Holiness Church I o! Leachvllle. Arkansas; all other! members of Pentecostal Holiness | Church of Leachvllle, ArkansaVJ shall appear In the a,bove court andj cause on October 12, 1851, and show cause why the title of Louis Weln- berg to said property should not be confirmed. Witness my hand and seal as Clerk of said court on this August 20, 16JI. Harvey Morris. Clerk By Ruth Magi-* D.C. Oscar Fendler, attorney for plain- Wm. S, Rader ally, ad lltem. PRESCRIPTIONS Fresh Stock Guaranteed Best Prices Kirby Drug Stores Membership IT IS TIME TO PAY YOUR DUES—1952 The American Legion has sponsored alt north-while LEGISLATION that has he«n of benefit lo the ex-serviceman and bU family, itich ai Kriucallon of Veterans, G. [. Loans. Our Four Main OBJECTIVES '$ CHILD WKI.fAKE COMMUNITY SKHVICE REHABILITATION IIOSPITAI.I7.ATION TO PROTECT THESE BENEFITS. FA« VOUR DUES NOW DUD CASON POST NO. 24 Paul Mahon, Commander. 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