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Sovi Wolfe P 0per , It « VOL. XLI— NO. 106 to tk. Wo, Ffforl/; Th. Boy Scouts wi// coHecf you, Scrap Pap., .my Sofurrfay. ___. «" ««INANT MWBPAWB OF NORTHS ARKANSAS AKn H n™*;~ .T^ ' A^ '*^ » T O BLYTHBVlLLB. ARKANBABHDAY. JULY F. P. R.'s Running Mate ' Senator Harry Truman Truman Puts Defeat Of Axis Ahead Of Political Program CHICAGO, July 22 (U P.)-Tho new Democratic vieo- presidcntial nominee, Senator Harry Truman of Missouri says his campaign program is to do everything he can In shorten the war and save the-lives of American boys As he puts it "What I want to do is save those kids. Thais whal-I've been working at for the last three years" He was referring, to-his three years as chairmnn nf fV n O i i n •'•' t T.» " ."- ------ j-»io no t/ntUUUiUl Oi LUC Senates Special War Investigating Committee, usually call- en rnp Triim"«^ •r i A»»-«i;it~~ *> - ci the Truman Com'mittee. He; plans 1 .to resign froin .tha committee- today. But he says hi won't resign /rom 'the,. Senate un til-the day "he tnkes'''the oath o office s as' vicerpresldent.'if Selected Truman's nomination last nigh climaxed one ' of the most heatet .,-. -fightaJcver,a v^t'iire'Eyoriti?.! can. didate,that the Dernocfttic partj has ever staged. ', It ; 5haped up from the start ns a struggle between,Truma'n an'd vice- president Wallace: wh'o was staghv* ,. a nght-to-the-finish to win re- 9/nominnlion. Wallace led slightly'oh T the firet ballot. But that shot his bolt.- ^ It was tiny Delaware that really started the Truman bandwagon rolling on tile second ballot. Delaware was the first state to switch from Wallace to .Truman. Several other states followed suit but even then, at the end of the balloting although Truman was leading It was not evident that the landslide has started. Some states which passed on the roll-call, came up for Truman. Other states changed their votes. Th e vote for Truman shot up. And the vote for Wallace shrank steadily. At the end, the count wns UOO lor Truman and 60 for Wallace. Wallace took his defeat gallantly-. He says he will support President Roosevelt and his new running mate. The vice-president claims his fight furthered the cause of liberalism. Jim Farley, who not so long ago wps chairman of the Democratic Parly, won't bolt. He says he still is against a fourth terra In prln- , clple. He shOK-cd that • by casting * his vole for Senator Harry Byrd VT of Virginia for president. But Far- !ey said he'll support the declstoi of the convention. Roosevelt Sends, ConpratuiatiQns/ To f5je\y;Nc>mipee' • CHICAGO, July 22 (UP)— President Roosevelt sent his heartiest congratulations to Senator Harry Truman on his nomination for the vice presidency. • •',-•-.'• The chief executive added, "T am, of course, very happy to have you run with me." He promised .;they would, get to. gelher soon on campaign plans. Meanwhile the Missouri nominee is preparing <his- resignation as chairman of the Senate's specia war investigating committee. However, he says he wilt keep as his personal platform Die group's basic aim, to -win the war as spcedilj is possible with the minimum cost n lives and money. YANKS DRIVE ON GUAM SINGLE COPIES FIVE CENTS'; James A. Crow Dies At Manila Funeral Rites Held For Pioneer Resident Thursday Afternoon MANILA,' Ark., July 22.—Jim •row is dead. Waterman Appointed OnOPA Committee MEMPHIS, July 22.-A}. A. Waterman, vice president nnd general manager of A. S..Barboro & Co yesterday was notified of his appointment to the Genera] Advisorj Committee of the Office of Price Administration in Washington which directs national policies of the OPA. There are 18 members. Mr. Waterman is already a member of the National Advisory Com- r iU M CC 1 U ' C War Poort Administration. The two jobs hereafter will require that lie spend about one week each month in Washington Both jobs are without salary— "not even a dollar a year," as he expressed it. - Mr. Waterman formerly lived in Blythcvlllc where he was manager of (lie local branch of the A S Barboro Company. Man Missing Mr. and Mrs. D. P. Clark of osceola, Ark., liave been informed that Ihcir son, Tech. Poiirth Grade Charles D. Clark, has been missing in action in France since June 9, where he was serving with the infantry. Overseas 18 months, Technician Clark has another brother in service, J. o. Clark, electrician's mate 1-c. Weather ARKANSAS — Partly cloudy tills afternoon, tonight and Sunday. y warmer nflernoon leinpci-- nlures. of- The 71-year-old former peace ficer died quietly Wednesday In Robinson's Clinic at sundown, Ihc time of day when, as a younger man he used to tell his "new ground- farming crews: "Fellows, the day is over. Unhitch and take out. We've done a good day's work." Services were held Thursday afternoon at the Methodist Church Burial was in Manila Cemetery. ' Born James Albert Crow on J,mc 11, 1813, in Howard, Mo., he grew up In the difficult days of (tic South's reconstruction and endured many hardships. His later years as a peace officer in this quiet Mississippi Covmtv village contrasted sharply with the turbulent days of "new ground" farming, logging and cotton gin operations. When Jim Crow Was still a young man, steam-driven presses turned out a bale of cotton at the rate of about one an hour, if everything went well. At the height of his career. Jim Crow owned and farmed several hundred acres of the finest farm land on Big Lake Island. When he retired from the soil he devoted nearly a decade to enforcing the law here. Mr. Crow was a. member of the Odd Fellows. In 1893 he married Miss CadclIK McQuay, who died In 19io. He leaves three children, Elba Crow Benton Harbor, Mich.; Mrs. Maggie Cllncs. Stockton, Calif., and TODAV'8 WAR ANALY8IR Wor Machine Of Germany Is Cracking B? JAMES HARPER Dnlltd FTMI SUH Writer Germany has opened a fourtl front i.gafist itself. Hlllor joiv is waging war on three batlcfronts and the home from Tl, ,- c s uil | s „ possl i, mi> though a remote one, thai reports of a revolt In the liclch were bom full-bloom, in Die bomb-shocked brain of S p me n cr i m propagandist But true or not, this much Ls sure Germany, fe crack- Ing. Its cfjrcfully- conslruclcd war machine Is coming apart[ at the seams. j The o'rairidtlc news seeping from the widening cracks In Killer's Fortress Is open !o many Interiirc- latlons. Here arc some of Ihem: T h c Eencrals nay have realized hnt they cotild- I't beat both Russia In Ihc east and the Allies n the west, 'nicy knew lhat their itilv hope of making peace with lussfa was lo get rid of Hitler That's one possibility. Or the generals may have looked with growing dismay nt gathering discomfort on the home front. The)' may have figured that the best way to stiffen morale would to make a martyr of the Fuehrer. At the same time they would emove the irritating source of a vlid-cyed strategy that has put hem in a hole more than once Ahollicr possibility. Excuse For Butchery? Or the whole tiling may have »cn engineered by. Butcher Himmer. His ••;. trigger.'•• finger itching, Himmler may have wanted an*ex- use lo klU off sundry lukewarm Jaas -.yvho: had .met -with, Iris >dls-. >le!wure. still another possibility. Or Hitler himself mny have reamed the whole thing up in an ft moment. It would give him an xcellent opportunity to proclaim Imself, ns.he did, the favored of rovidence. Hitler is nn old band at staging fake disasters. Once he and his boys set fire lo the Reichstag so they c.iuld lay. the blame on Communists. That's still another possibility, although a slim one. Germany may have put on the whole show slrlclly'for Allied benefit. The Nazis may have hoped to show their enemies that there Is dissention on the Reich. In olhcr words, anti-Nazi Germans with whom the Allies could deal. Thus, they may have reasoned, the Allies might show a more favorable attitude toward the German people as Terry Outlinejf Postwar Plans! > For Employment Arkansas Will Need Aggressive Program, Candidate Declares ,| His plan for Arknnsas' postwar economic expansion plan wns-prc- sented last night by nuvo D. Terry ;itbcrimtorffll candidate, In his (id- ill*! °" " 1C t '° 1 "'' il0 " Se luw " : li>st "Arkansas has 200,000 men,'' and women in the service and war plants low. Where will they go? What will they do?" Mr. Terry dcinaridcll. * * • ' • ir March Across Poland . . These n.ucsUons head the llsi In »y platform for governor," he- tola us audience of npproximalcly'heu He listed us his formula to combat these problems the Increase of the per capita ^,'licn the (armors arc prosperous we nil iirospcr." He promised ihnx- hiiiim nld to sninii businessmen In Bating a start In the postwnr.pe- i-od, and the development of |a state-wide employment plan to he launched when the servlcemci't' return. >'. , Included In his program vftmlcl be uld to scliool teachers who would Hundreds Slain In Nazi Purge, Reports Claim But Liberation Party Leaders Said To Be Alive And In Hiding LONDON. July 22, (Ul'._Thc revolt of army officers luuilnsl Hitler m\s shaken the Nir/.i dictatorship to Its roots. ,• The Insurrection, which came within a hiili-s brciidlh »f killing the Fuehrer, appears to have set oil [he bloodiest pinnc in dcniitm History. Nazi milliorllhw claim absolute domination over Ihc nclcb, und their control of. radio stations und news agencies seem to hour out Hie con- Icnlioil. Hut tbe situation l s uiiveluiied In n dense cloud of rumor, pi'up»i>nmlii of possibility In the humedlnte 'post war area, the gubernatorial candl dnlef..contended. "'/»'/' "When Germany "is knocked;nji of this war, it Ls almost certain tha nany Industries will l)cgin the ilbrig process of 're-tooling for ctvlllai production. When the time'conies progressive states under a whole. Anothci Uy. r remote possibll- Tlicn, of course,' the whole thing may have been genuine, a bona fide effort by conservative generals to get rid of Hitler and his ilk sue for peace and get down work on plans for World to War Three. And that k the strongest possibility .of them all. Certainly all the elements of a revolt were there, ready to bubble to the surface. Strength Fast Ebbing Black Oak. and two sisters, Mrs. Nellie , and Mrs. Laura Weeks, N. O. Cotton ,far. Jay July Oct. Dec. open 2060 2043 2026 2105 2079 high low close pr.cl. " -' 2063 2046 2040 2027 2111 2105 2077 2060 206! 2043 2040 2026 2122 2105 2095 2079 2075 2360 The Luftwaffe is about gone, Ihc U-boat fleet Is about gone, many of .the tfazl soldiers who fought in Russia are gone. And the faith of thousands of Germans in their Fuehrer is gone, lop. Certainly, .he generals long ago saw him for ihe fake he is. Only this week Mocow quoted a captured corps commanding general n.s blaming Hitler's stupid strategy for the defeat In White Russia. It would be nice if Hitler were to die some day .soon, although a lot of Russians and Czechs and Poles would be sorry he hadn'l been spared for them. But even If HUler tomorrow met the horned character he so closely resembles the world still would have a problem on its hands. For Hitler Ls no more than a tool of the German militarists. Their life is war, and between them they exist only for the next one. Last leadership will begin to.piit thc'li loslwnr,plans into operation Whdl plans ; will Arkansas . follow?" vfa "luerjod. •*f: J j'^ •&-.;. • ' T «» Mr. Terry warned that In the fall- ire lo have an aggressive postwar Ji-ogram of employment and expansion, "we shall be guilty of economic desertion. We shall have failed om fighting men." In stressing his qualifications foi endership .In postwar Arkansas, he aid that he had practised Inw for 0 years In Pulaskl County, wns a ormer member of the State Legls- nturc, and had 'been n Congress- nan for nine years, while a mcm- «r of Congress he served on Ihe Appropriations committee of the Dc- aitment of Agriculture and War Department nnd, as a member of his committee, made appropriation's or the vast agricultural program ood control, and for work on rivers nnd harbors. closer cooperation bc- «Ml (nnla.sy. Neutral repnrt,s Kjicnk of the execution of Mill-slink; von. Itiinsleilt and von nnuichllsch. They say 5.100 officers. Including. M Bcneruls hive been nrreslcd, and many him-' drcds killed. But the mnsmcic, say the Swiss has not slopped the wave of rebel- of Kiel mid Stettin. The purported mutiny brliiRs buck memories of the famous Kiel uprls- Ing In 1918, which ignlteil thc'llnme.s of discontent throughout Qcrmnny and .led. lo the Knlscr's sim-cndci two weeks later. Today's London newspapers print a dispatch from a Swedish Journal (Jiiollng n Berlin report that Illtlci soon will address lhe Reichstag nnd g ve.a full report of the attempt, on his life and its consequences: ', •*:TravelciV-who htil'c''Just- arrived In Sweden from Berlin describe the capital, ns an armed camp,'will' S-S troops milling everywhere "in air raid ruins, downtown corners and public buildings. They arc all equipped with tommy guns O r machine guns. All reports from European neutrals agree that Hclnrlch Hlmmler is directing, n purge of anti-Nazi elements with ruthless fury.. Severn! army regiments are believed' to have beon shot to the last man. widespread clashes are reported between Hirnmler's Gestapo nml Storm Troop :orces—and regular Wehrmacht de- Berlin Admits Russian Gains; Rain Halts Montgomery's Push nmile 1/wmv, iiUncking tlii! norlhwe.st, the direction miles to This is in the Lublin sector, \v) 1C ro earlier today Ihc Gcn.mns hml ropor o«l ri«i,lin K . Lublin | N 00 mi o.s o ,, £ VisliilH nvci- tha Insl m{mM barrier in Ihc w «v o o UussiiuiK iWi o{ •.Ihojjorinfcn border. Tl.o vi» 1,1, ,-, S Late Bulletins CIIICAOC, .hit) 2f. (Ill'i _ T»o men, \V:illcr Otto Knu-h- line «ml (Hfo Itlehnrd H'crKlii, (winy WITC sciitviirril to five years In prison for lielnn M. ci'Wirrlcs ' In treason. Tlirln wives unit n . (bird wormiii, Mrs. Hum- Max Haunt, WITH released from trrasiin ulmrj.T.'. without sentence. LONDON, .fill,- 22 (Ul'l-Al- lli'il huiidijiiftrlr-rs ii»noiim-<vi that II German tunks were kundu'il mil ycslcnliiy In twollm- Hcil <i>rimin rimntrr-ulUiiks on (In; Normandy friiiil. iachmenh. More despite the Nazis' hardest , " —"•«•-» **win;iuu twcen tlie stale- and federal g»v- ernment "whether we like It or not" Mr. Terry declared that his experience In the state legislature and In Congress placed him In a better DO- sltion o obtain for Arkansas'its proportionate part of the constwc- wln T^. that wi " be dolie b V » 1C Federal Government after the mr. Plans have been made to build highways, dams and other public Projects, and it shall be my one purpose to see that the 200 000 men and women who return rlctortous from this war shall rot sell apples on be street for a livelihood, but -^ *" nave jobs, and good Jobs. In Beth Steel v,»i 5 i Ert A H I W0rk tllat ' wln crca t« n Chrysler better Arkansas." efTorts, lenders of the nntl-Hittci- novcmcnt arc believed still safe and at work. A self-styled "Free German" radio station, In a broadcast recorded In London, quotes German Maj. Gen. Hans von Wnrt- ^nberg as saying the hcnds of Die Liberation Party" arc alive and In ildliig. The general avers they have a huge following nmong nil levels of the German population, He claims the anti-Nazi officers are finding ways to go on with their struggle. County Voters Ready to Ballot Preferential Primary To Be Held Tuesday; Run-Off August- 8 This section was' nllvu,with political activity Imihy as aspirin)? nfflcn- s.cekcru "bent lhe' bushes" for cxln votes In a'ltisl mlmilc olio'rt licfori the cHlzojiry. marches to.the poll. Tuesday to cnst llieir' votes l» 'the nreferentlnl iirlmiiry .election. Political observers iigree'd that Uio content whltm lias captured the p'ub- the New York Stocks Amer Tobacco auto horn. U S Steel 162 1-8 73 3-4 CO 1-2 HO 1-2 135 1-1 30 15 1-8 . r >G 3-8 57 3-8 Work Of Rebuilding Big Lake Bridge Will Begin Next Month of the 0( Big Lake Rebuilding "r ctg c , al „ _ wi" gd under way next month. GUI' cobb of Parngould. district highway maintenance engineer, said yesterday. About 200 feet of the 1500 loot long bridge will be torn away a •Month and the new lumber put In. time they had a Kaiser, this time R ° as lo maintain traffic throngh- a Fuehrer. Next lime they ho|ic to have some other rabble-rouser to pump the necessary csthusiasm Into the home front. Until that clique Is blotted out, until the German cancer Is cut away, the sick world will continue to shudder In periodic paroxyms of battle. War Is the buslnes of Ihose cold-eyed thin-lipped men. n is tire world's business to see that they don't wage it. War, lo them. Is life. But another war, (o world, may be death. the Purchases Restaurant The restaurant at 403 West Main street, formerly owned by C s BaggeU, has been bought "by Mrs' Audreanel Freeman, who took pos- sission Monday. The establishment will be called Freeman's Cafe the new owner snld. 2094 2080 The cafe was recently enlarged. out the rebuilding period. This sUv.. process also Is necessary because of the difficulty In getting enough lumber for the bridge at one time, Mr. cobb pointed out. New lumber for the bridge will cost approximately $9000. Some of the lumber ant) material f or the rebuilding will be available from another bridge In the western part of the state which Is being replaced with a concrete structure, he said. "The Slate Highway Department has assured me that we will receive the necessary money", the engineer said. "Work will begin as soon as the lumber is available, which will probably be the middle of August". Th c most dangerous six>t.i In Hie bridge will be rebuilt first, Mr. Cobt> said, as he stressed that the work will be so handled that the traffic will be maintained so as not to Interfere with farmers haul- Ing their cotton during ! ''th(. Fall The present pllinn will be uscrl in the bridge with rebuilding confined lo new flooring and slrinqers. In the postwar .irca, the Dig Lake bridg c will be replaced by a concrete structure at an approximate cost of $100,000, the engineer prn- plieclcd. as he revealed that Immediate postwar plans of the Highway Department calk for the construction of a bridgc similar to the Lake City Bridge In CrBighead County. Thc wider bridgc will be built levee to levee nnd probably will lie located south of the present span, he said. The timber bridge will be used lo keep traffic open while (he concrete structure Is being built and upon its completion, the timber bridgc will be torn down, and the lumber used in other bridges In the district. "There will be no waste of lumber In the tearing down of this bridgc, for It can and will lie utilized In Ihe Floodwav south of Manila, nnd In other places," he pointed out. "Construction of the concrete bridge will begin ns soon us the war Department gives the go- ahead signal on postwar work". Mr. cobb said. Until then, extensive repnlr work Is necessary on the He's liileresl is the race for scat of United Stales senator. Only one of lhe five 'candidates made a public appearance In lilylhcvllle 'in behalf of ills cimdlrtacy. That was Col. T. H. Dm ton, who with ' his "Grand Ole Opry", has loured the cities, villages, and rural sections of Ihc state. Congressman J. W. "Bill" Fulbrlghl's pinmied address here was necessarily postponed become Ills dales and those of Ben Laney, candidate for governor, coincided with both making (Ills territory the same night, go tlic youthful • congressman did not make n speaking appearance here. ' . • The Incumbent, Ifaltle W. Caraway, hnjj confined most of her cam- wlgn to radio speeches. The other candidates are Governor Ho'incr Ad- ;lns and J. Hosscr Vonable. Although he did not speak, Oovcrnor Adklns brought his campaign into this county with a short stay In Blylhevllle. . • Another heated campaign was lhe governor's rAcc, with the original field of five gubernatorial candidates narrowed to three. Seeking tlic office are former Congressman D.ivc Terry 'at Little Rock; J Bryan Sims, also of Little Rock, stale comptroller, and Den Laney, Cani- den business hum. Running for rc-clecUon for-lieutenant-governor Is J. L. (Sex). Shaver, and opposing him are Lee Bnker and W, H. Prince. In the race for Secretary of Stale is lhe Incumbent C. G. (CJrlpi Hall Earl I'agc, George T. C.IIllnm and A, D. Flurry. Guy E. Williams is seeking reelection la (lie office of Attorney General and opposing him tire Ployt K. Klein and J. II. Dickcrson. Also seeking rc-elccllon Is J. Oscar Humphrey, whose name Is or (he ballot for -State Auditor. Alsr .seeking this post Is II. C. (Bob) Snr- rldtfc and G. M. O'Neal, Sr. Ciiiulldales for associate > Justice of Hie Stale Supreme Coiirt arc Lawrence C. Aulen, Minor W Mil- Wee, :md J. t'rcd Jones. • A representative's scat in !qoii- Gie.s,s from lhe First congressional district has tlirec aspirant* witll E C. iTook) Gathlngs asking for'rc- clcaion, and W. O. Irby and Julian James also seeking Ihc office'. In the district contest for prosecuting attorney, Marcus Pletz is the Incumbent, while his opponents are Ivic c. Spcnce and James 'c. Hale On the ballot for .-constable for ilUle River township are • P H Morris. R. P. Kennedy, J. M. (Mack) Morgan, and Woodrow Crick Voters of Ward One will cast their ballots in the city hall, Ward Two volcrs will.poll at Smith's store, 501 West Main, and votes from Ward Three will be cnst at the Mississippi bounty Lumber Company. Waste pieces from California redwoods arc the base for a plastic iscd for steering wheels on trucks, buses and olhcr mobile equipment. ilt- Oiroutrh \Vni-siiw. Tlic Nn/l.s any tin> (j llw npplylnt! slroiifi pressure lr Hii! UiL'lr (jrcal pincers around I.wow from Ui 0 north and the And Hcrlln Kticnkx of dnrlnn »i.v«i<ons by the HOI) Armies In the nssntill. m ,in, lhe rj crl)mns y»y Ihc baltle on the .soulhcrn .sector of (he IWIsh front Is iciichlnif n now punk of cxlrome violence, lli^ils Inoroiisc I'rcssiirr. AK for developments lu Ibe hiilllc foe Bi-csl-Lltovsk, another fortress clly to tlio north und almost directly ensl of Warsaw, Ih 0 fius.slara live llitlilonliiR their pressure «B«l'ist Iho Nnul defenders Hi'csl-Lllovsk IIIIK beon outflanked from the iiorlh wc.vl wlillc lo Uie sonlli other colnmivi lire niovlim In closer us pan of the Russians' Jio.w fiimlUar so.nce/.e lactlcs In Iho nrcsl-IJlvosk »ccl«r. the Uliss Itns are k-ss than 85 miles from Warsaw. ' 'Bui .while Europe's eastern front rcinaliK alive wltli - nnMoii tho lied offensive lowArd pn'rl.s is emlly stuck In Iho mud,' General Montgomery's drive from Cncn Jo- wjird Purls has been slopped com- plelcly by lhe Icrrlfic r/iiii, Mnnty Masses Troops Meanwhile, lhe Gcnmms :'. say Monlgonici-y is .bringing up m bve troaps. A Na»l l>)on<Icnst snld lhe Uiltish hnve massed morp limn 10 dlvlalons citst of the Orne. river and wvtc. moving up more.'Ana us evl- donco' lhnl'"'Rfoi)ly" ''vttli'p'riparlr.> nnnther ussanlt the Germans rc- portcd-lnerc'aslhK artillery fire qf.Cacn. Over the English channel the fiyini! wcnllier was the worsl'slhce- 'D'-Day, but Init nlglit -the nAF senl [(fl Moso.nllocs against Berlin. And consul fighter plniics lilt 'n 40-ship convoy off Helgoland, sink- Ing or dainaglng every olio of the enemy vessels. • : Tli c convoy was one of Ihc larg- esl ever ntlnckqd nnd the Brills': fliers were Mid lo have shnUerccl U without loss to themselves. Four Nazi freighters were torpedoed, two were left sinking, five escort vessels were lefl burning furiously nnd every olhcr ship In the- convoy was raked by cannon and rocket fire. Thc -Germans, for their part, lo- tla v continued the robot bomb offensive against London and Soulh- crn England. The flying torpedoes ciimc from the Belgian as well ns lhe French coasl. Americans Use Flame Throwers To Push Inland Japs Putting Up Fight Despite Bombardment And Tank Assaults ' '" . n } United Tress, , Steadily roluforccd American In- vmlors me f,licngt!,cnlng their po- sltloiH on Ounni Tho Ynttks arc i iisliiu ttinks nnd name thrower* to WIITO the way Inland The Mai lues und Aimy troop* unf' »mn.ilili)8. OuouKli Into Incicnscct Jupuncse O|i|x>sltlon ns they ini* (rom the north nnd .south in 1111 rit- teinpl (o MIUCP/C ofT Orole pentn- Ktiln BIKI lt& 4700 foot aliilrlp on the west ' .iapanctio snlpcrh nilng fiom )n- und pnlm giovc-i, pillboxes und troncliwoiki, alo ijellins; a sample of tho finy Aineilc.in troops urn muster when lighting on nnd for Ainerlcun wll ' • '' i'Wnrnlilps Use Gnat J'ram the sen. United Slates wai- shlps arc keeping up n liomcndous uiirrnw uiialnsl (he enemy. The 17- day pic-lnvaslon iissuult by the win fillips had clmsul the Jap.mc!,B b.ick Inlo Iho lilllfi of the formci U. S nuval oulpoit And In llic lillls the enemy still found no escape The Heel Ixmibautmcnt helps account, foi Hie moderate rcs-Wnnce Imet on the coa ' 'Ihtinduv Chicago Rye for traffic, he salcl. Sept. . open high low 1095i 107T4 !'. pr.cl. 109 James Henry follow ay To Be Buried Tomorrow Funeral services for James Henry Poltoway, former Blythcvlllc resident, will be hclj at 2 o'clock tomorrow afternoon at Ihe Full Gos- ici Tabernacle with the Rev. CHf- 'ord L. 'I hacker, pastor, officiating. Burin! will be made al .Elmwood Cemetery, Thc body of Mr. Followay, 25, arrived this morning from Vnllejo, Calif., where lie died Inst Salur- lay morning after a short illness. He had been employed as n Grcy- lound bus driver for the past year. IVfr. Followay and his wife and r iHir-ye«r-»l(l daughter made lliclr ionic In rilylhevlllc until moving to California last year. Cobb Pimenil Home Is in charge Carmel Clune Reported Prisoner Of Germany Mr. and Mrs. J. Ben Chine Ihis morning received a message from Hie War Department Informing them Ibat their son, Staff Scrgt. Cnrmel R. Chine, who had been missing In action over Austria since May 24, Is n prisoner of war of the German government. coast In Inlllnl morning. Bui the Jap radio continues to claim tlmt tho Ynnk disunities cue heavy.. Tokyo says the fighting on Cinum Is neiec HOWCVCI Admiiul ^hnlu suys oui eusuultlcs ale moderate. ^ . While n new dcfeut Islirewhui foi the Jnps' •In the Pnoillc, the ninn credited with Nippon's, early v)cto- •»ca scKSxlo ImW.oihiio'toVlie'rcn.f of his military road The Aermnn rudlo snys otiited Piemlei Tolo hub been ret red by the V my, thus com- .Dlollng Ids disgrace New Jap leaders Take O\cr The new Bqvcrnmcnt headed by Premier Ocnernl Koko nnd his deputy, Nnvy. Minister Admiral Yojial, Is to take over formally In the pics- cnce of Emperor Hlrohilo today The foreign minister Shlgemltsu Is h lioldovcr from the Tojo cabinet War Minister Sugiyuma Is n formfr nrmy chief of stnir, replaced by Tojo test I'Wtlitry iho rest of the cabl-' net Is composed of prominent Japanese business and political Vendors 'Hie toriner mayor of .Tokyo aiid an outstanding Industrinllst liold key )>OSL5. .','.. The make-up of Die' new govcrn- incnl gives it ari' appearance of being more conservative , than" 'Its predecessor. Observers believe (tie mixture of experienced liome front ami war leaders Is an attempt- to lure greater, support from the Jap- nncse peopW and Industry. .It is bs-~ llevcd lliat the new leaders recognize n need for such Increased support in the Jucc of tho - growing American threat to their homelnnd -Highlighted by the 'conquest of Salpan nnd the more recent Invasion of Ouam. ->v To Investigate Campaign Costs Hot Senatorial Race Brings Request For Probe Of Expenses ROCK; ''Joty 22 (U P)-- Ncw Interest lias bee li added- to the warm senatorial race in Arkansas Senator Theodore P. Green of Rhode IslRhd, chairman of a Sc'n- ite committee Investigating ' pre.si- toitinl, vice presidential' and sen- itorial compalgri; expcndltiirei, has ordered a look-in on campaign ex- icndllures in this state. Green .says the investigation" is 1 Stationed In Italy with lhe Army Air Forces since February. Sergeant Clinic was a member of a bomb- . being brought abput In view of the er crew. His brother, Pfc. J. B. Chine, now Is serving In Inrtia. Flames Damage House Fire swept through a two-room house at 1:30 o'clock this morning when an oil stove In the kllchcn «t 112.5 South Lake exploded and Ignited the wall paper. Damage to the house and furnishings were estimated at $300. Occupied by Willie Roberts, Negro, and his family, the property was owned by his mother, Gallic Grey, whose nearby house escaped the flames. Chicago Wheat open high low close pr.cl. July . 1581C> 158(4 157-K 1531.'. 158,<i fact he has received nuiherous telegrams from people in Arkansas asking for a look-see into the campaign expenditures.. : ; ."';'. Rcportjs , from' , four : senatorial candidate^ have all expressed willingness to the probe. And all but tine of the headquarters' s|)bkes- men say they had no knowledge nn examination was conlemptate.d. This exception is J. Kosser Venabis of Llllle;Rock who says he asked Senator Green several weeks ago for an Investigation. Green, who is now in Chicago, says, ; hoMvvtf. that the probe was requested In telegrams from people Other than Yen able. New York' Cotton Mar. May July Oct, Dec. 2057." 2074 2044 2060 2026 2042 3101 2117 2076 2033 2057 206S 2059 2043 2051 2W* 2026,, 2035 2028 2101 ; 2H3, 2103 2076 2088 2018 1018 >]* ~~ I.

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