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BLYTHEVILLE COURIER NEWS VOI,. XIJ1I—NO. 81 Blvthevllle Dully Nevi BlytbevUlc Courier Blythevllle Herkld Mississippi Valley THK DOMINANT NEWflPAPEK OK NOKTH«AflT ARKANSAS AND BOUTHEA0T U1MOUR1 lil-YTllKVlLU':, AUKANSAS, THURSDAY, JUNK 27,< I'.llli SINGLE COPIES FIVE CENT* Congressman Cravens Sued For Income Tax Arkansas Revenue Chief Acts on Charge Made by Candidate. POUT SMITH, Ark., June (UP)—The Arkansas Revenue Department today filed charges In Bcbaslian Cii'euit Court here ask- injj judgment of S1.230.2S from Fourlh Dislricl Congressman F:rJ- jo Cravens for failure to pay stalt income taxes for five years, The one-pa}$c complaint wrilleii by O. T.' Ward, assislant revenn attorney, alleged that Cravens "fulled and neglected lo tile slate Income; ta>: returns" for the years 1040, 1911. 1042, 194:! and Ifl4<. Cravens, the complaint said, has i\u annual income "yrcatly in excess of $2,500 and is married and head of i\ family." Hlate law provides that anyone making more limn 52,500 a year must file, income tax returns. Circuit Clerk Davis McGchce said he will issue a summons loday for the congressman's appearance, in court, ami that SherilT Hen C-ero:i will make the service. Cravens then has 20 clays to file an answer. Normally the case would be hean'i at the next regular term of circuit court the first Monday in October. The clerk said, however, that it mi^ht be heard by Judye J. Sam Wood by agreement durin« the June term now In session, Opponent lllli-ls Charon > The complaint also asked penalties, interest and in addition to the amount of taxes owed the state. The suit was filed following recent charges by Lee Whittaker ot Fort Kmith, Cravens' lone opponent, that the congressman claimed exemption from the payment of income taxes because lie does not Jive in Hie state six. months each year Since that time. Cravens has nol denied the charges but. tokl newsmen in Washington tliat he would welcome a friendly suit to drlcr- minc the constitutionality of Arkansas income tax law. Cravens told newsmen that anyone was welcome to inspect ln. r > correspondence witli State Revenue Commissioner Otho A. Cook. However, Cook has received NO official notification of such permission, and has steadfastly refused to discuss the case or to allow jriyone to sec the corresjiondonce. An Arkansas law prohibits revenue department officials to Oiscus-j individual income tax matters without official consent of the person involved. 'retty Lonnie Picks 9 rccarious Perch for Prolonged Pouting COSHOCTON, O., June 1!7. (UP) —-Pretty Lonnie co.smar pouted utop (lie 176-foot flagpole on Hie Coshocton Fairgrounds today atul she wouldn't come down uniil her lover comes niter her. Her heart, set on Celling married alop the tint-poll. 1 , was broken when her fiance climbed down. After he came down, she went up, I'm here until Marshall comes back for me," sre declared i-rimly. "I still think h; will show up for the wedding .Sunday." Her sweetheart, 3'J-yciir-ohl Marshall Jacobs, who had been lurched on the flagpole- since May :«), came down in a hull Tuesday nigh) and disappeared, all because Lonnie wanted to t:o lo Cleveland to rent a bridal .suile for their honeymoon. Jacobs favored a honeymoon in a more secllfded retreat. After .Jacobs left., Ixmiiie talked the ground crow Into hoislin:; her up Ihe flagpole, and I Mere she sal. New Chief Justice Sworn In Foes of OPA Start Talkathon Against Price Control Feature Of Highly Controversial Larger Old Age Pensions Urged House Committee Proposes Increase For Arkansans. WASHINGTON, June 27. (U.I 1 .) —The House Ways and Mean:, Committee today recoimnended Chief Justice of the Unllrtl stales Vied M. Vinsoti is ei.imr.iUilaled Vis Ills svllf following llic sweni'inR ceremonies on the WMIle House .South i-orlleo. Al rlrjhl. son 1'red M, Vinson. Jr., seems Lolh proud and amused at the heariy felicltallons. iNMA Telcphoto.l Trieste Proves Stumbling Block Molotov Blasts All Hope for Early Peace Conference. ) 15 Mississippi Countians Made Supreme Sacrifice as Soldiers Mississi|)j)i ('umil.y vauks \\\%\\ in llic lumilu'v of \V«rUI r II soliliur casualties \villt a lotat of I If) iriiurlod in (he DlTicial liiiliunwidi! "Honor List ot' Dead ami Alissint; ' inadii imblii- today by UK; War l)i>|>ai'lini_'nl al \Vnsliiny;loii. The list includes only Army men * • — —- «llh no Navy, Maiille Corps increasing from 520 to '• PARIS. Julie 27. IUPJ—Midnight rejection by the western powers <>1 V. M. Molotov's new . plan for Trieste loday almosl wiped out Ihe peace $'iO a month the ouiximuin federal contributions U> stales for old as<: anil blind as.sistaiK-e progrnms. The bill also u-oukl set up a more [generous .system of providing federal social sccvirily assistance to slates with average per capita Incomes below the national average. In addition, it, would increase the federal contribution for dependent children In'I JS) to Sl'J.50 a month for the first child and from $G lo $0 for each i.ddilional one. The federal government now pays n maximum of $20 a month , in twitching slate contributions for each recipient of old blind benefits. The new measure would boost the federal top to S30. At the same time, it would set up a sliding scale designed to increase perecntsge contributions states with lower per capita Incomes, tj'l'he most geneixius pro- Five Men, Six ~ Firms Charged With Monopoly WASHINGTON. June 21. (UP) — Attorney General Tom C. Clark loday annoiuiced tlie in<lietnient of .six corporations and five individuals on charges of eonsp'.rmy to monopolize (he vanadium industry and to Fix prices on the vital steel alloy. The indictment was rcUivned by a federal grand jury at Denver. Colo. It named the following, ul 1 with offices in New York Oily, a; defendants: Union Carbide fo Carhon Corp. Vanadium Corporation of America and these wholly-owned Mib.-Mia lies of Union Carbide: Uniicri Stales Vanadium Corp., Electro Metallurgical Co.. Electro Metallurgical Sales Corp.. and Electro Metallurgical Company of Canada. Ltd ' Also J. II. Van Fleet, president. 3Mnir Bunve'.l. vice-president. nntl W. O. Haldane. vice president, all of United States Vanadiuiv. Corp : and E. D. Ilransomc. president, and F. I 1 '. Kelt, inininig division general manager, both of Vanadium Corporation of America. ision would provide S2 to $1 put up by these stales. The 17 slates whose per capita ncome Is equal to or above the lational average would slill be required lo match Ihe federal funds on r, 50-50 basis. The 20 stales whose per capita >ncomc is below the national average, but still above one third ol the national figure, would get fed- B , (V( . rllors cral Contributions based on the Mm "'"'"• difference in percentage. Thus. Wyoming which is a shade below the. rational 'average, would put up 48 jier cent and th c federal government'"52 per cent. Tlie 11 slates with incomes only third or less of Ihc national average would gel a flal $2 contribution for every SI IVicy put up. Those H states arc oklahoi.ia, Louisiana, New Mexico, Tennessee. Georgia, North Carolina, Kentucky. Alabama. South Carolina, Arkansas, and Mississippi. Thc committee based its compula- tions on records for 1041-43. 21-nation onlerciu-e this summer. Tiie 13i^ l-'our conference fctanc! it a dead point. Compromise el- 'ort.s on Trieste huve railed. There s no iio|»e ttiat the ministers will ?oinpln!e work on the Italian aiu satellite treaties by Ihcir sell-lm- posecl Friday deadline. The ministers called another p!c- uiry session to consider detuil.s ol the Dalkun treaties. The critical Trlt'.sle issue, on which everything lilngcd, has been dropped indcll- nitely. Five days of secret bargalnlns UHwcen Molctov aiul James '!•'. Byrnes ended in failure in an extraordinary niyht connell session lusting inisl midnight. Mokitov'.-; ot- fer of tli.s "cxlreine conc:e.sston"-~ joint Yiifsoslav-Ilalian adinlnistra- lion of Trieste—was rejected in turn by Byrnes, Ernest Bcvin ami GcoiE-es Bidauit. Barring some unexpected policy reversal, the ministers will pass t.hc every] Friday deadline without Issuing iin-1- talions lo a lull dross conference. The breakdown of Trieste bur- galotnt; rcsLilled from Molotov's i:;- sei\tl!\l refusal lo retreat from the line drawn by the Kremlin months ago which would put the Ilallnr.- Vu^oslav frontier west of Trlesl Molotov's final proposal was 101 j the administration of Trieste by two one Yit^o.shiv ntul one Kalian, ns an enclave \ulhin cshw territory. Tn rcjcclliur U, ues s;nd sin'h joint responsibility Short Illness Causes Death Of Mrs. J. Lott would Icnci only lo endless friction Byrnes proposed handing I.UL Ti ieslc clisinito lo a 21-natitm conference. Both he and Bcvin .';ni<[ they would nlilrlP by any decision M\o 21 natioiLs made. Mnlolov. ae-"in refusinj; (o a^cef. .said rjon^idern- tion of Trieste would split the mil conference, A^rrc-mciH on Trieste appeiirrd itnpo-sibltj aflcr ]jisl niyht's dead- lark. WilKout atfrccmeul on TviesV"., \vorkitit; afJireeiiunUs on other prob- Inn.s before the Ui^' Four secinctl doubilul. Mrs. Luna Mny Loil. wife of J?&'-> LotL of Hnffin;ui ^"d member ot a well known family of that community, died yesterday afternoon at Walls HnspHnl. She WHS 34.^ f>eain, at 4:15 o'clock, tollowcct Clavk said the indictment fnl-if? illnc - ss '- r »^ Illic Do1-S'>nlTi|;. .,,.„ '. £-n lowed an investigation of many monlhs into Ihe alleged price-fixing and monopolisation In vanadium- bearing ore. vanadium jxide and ferrovaiiadinm. , Tennesseean Takes Position With Bank Here Blylhcvillo has another new resident. Ncwlon W. Whitis of Greenfield. Tenn., husband of Ihc iornier Miss Marjoric Warren. lie has accepled a position with Farmers Bank and Trust Company j»s teller, having begun work Tuesday. 'flic former Army officer wns married in March, 1945, to the Bly- thevillc resident. lie was in Ihc armed, services four years, was graduated from University of Tennessee, KnoxvliK and studied law for a year at University of Virginia, Charlottesvillo. With four years lost In his law schooling, because of the war. he i admitted to the lu-:>[>llal unday. I*uncral services were lo be held this afternoon, 2:30 o'clock, al Funeral Home, by Ihe Rev. fi. M. Houston, Baptist minister. Burial was lo be at Memorial Park. Besides hrr husband, she leaves Ihrec sons, Lloyd. Boytl and Jess 'olt; a daughter, Dorolhy Jean Loll; five brothers, Sam Glass 01 BIythevlilo, Leslie class of Hai\ford, Mich., nill, Woodrow and Landis Glass of Charleston. Mo., and five sisters. Mrs. Lora Armstrong of Charleston, three sisters who married llirec brothers. Mrs. Roy Hone. Mrs. Everett Done and Mrs. Isaac Bone, also of Charleston, and Mrs. Joe Morgan of Blythcville. Hre Damages Residence in Gaines Addition A small house in Ihc Gaines Addition, rented by Mrs. Kale Bray and owned by Homer Nun- naliy, was severely damaged by fire Ibis morning which .started from a kerosene cooking stove. The four-room house is located i nt Ihe rear of [N'unnally's Grocery on East Main slreel. in that sec- linn of proixnty hc acquired some Holt : lime Interior of the se- Merchant Marine casualties yivci in the list. Issued by the Wur Ue- pin Im-.'nl. There were VI soldiers Irom Mls- :;i-;sl|>i" County kilted In action, according to tin- l'.it>utalion; nliw otticrs died from \vonnds, :iu dealiis were lisle;) from other line-of-dii'.y eiiusr:; and live lisled under names of tho.-M 1 determined dead nnd lor- merly carried a:j "missing." No soldiers now ai'e missing, according lo the list. Tl;e compilation-divided by stales lid further broken down by coun- ies—represents llle first consoll- lalcd Army lislini; of the names ol icarly 3IC.OO men ::nd women who uade the sut>reme sacra fico loi 1 heir country. Of Ihe more than 10.OuO.ODO men nd women mobilised into thc Army jctueen I'restdenl Roosevelt's de- ^'araiion of an unlimited national emergency on May 27. 1041. and the concluding date of tlie study. Ian. SI, 19-lli. a total of 307.554 had been killed in aclion, died >f other (nuses or became missing, ,-sler lo lie olficiiilly declared di-'.id. fn a<ltlilion, 1,124 persons were 4111 lislc<| an missing on Jan.*'!!, 11146, b:ingiii|* the lolal numbi'r ol nimios on Die list lo 308,11711. In Arkansas, 2.172 were killed In aclion, ;t;jO died of wounds, nine died of injuries. 1.07H died ot non- battle causes. 217 oificially i>ri> sumed dead, 13 missing. Toui.Jcnd and missing. 3.1114. Soldiers lisled from Mississippi County were: i Anron. Floyd II.: Adams. Francis 1 W.: Aldridgc, Henry S.; Alexander, ' Cecil M.; Anthony, Henry S-; Ashal,rainier. Alfred G. . Baker, Lowell D.; Bovill. Ivan P.: Elggs, Ira \V.; liolton. Raymond W.; liurcn, Paytoil V.; IJowen. Charles C.; liraden.'t'roy U.: Brady, Melton T.; Brewer. Curtis 1C.; Hn-w- rr. Oval H.; Bryant, Klincr M.; Dunn. Warner G.; limnetic, Eddie: lilirrow. r.ce J. Campbell. Lloyd K.; Carson, Ham N.: Clark. <;hiirles D.; Clayton, Wiliam N.; Collins. James M.; Craig, l.ulher W.: Crook. James A.; doom Homer L.: Davis. John T.; Davidson. Arvll O.: Davis, c. W. Jr.; Dougherty, William T.: Douglas, Robert J.; Uavis. Troy M.; Kvans, llo'.vard L. Fjilllrick, Thomas E.' Ferguson, Wl'lle L. George, aeb J.: Gill. Richard V.; Giliner. William W.: Glenn. C-.lvin li. Ifanipson. Henry C.: Handley. Floy T.: Harp, John H.: Ilnrrly, Bob A.; Halt -her, John J.: Henry, David A.: Hill, oscur M. Jr.; Houston. LUIher I,.: Hughes. Maxell; Ihml. James N.; Hunt, Willis B.; Hlulton. ClKirlrs A. Jr. Jackson,; jolinson. Kulis L.; J''hu.son. Everett !•:.: Jotuison. Jobnslon, William E.; Johnson. William T.; Joms. Clarence; Jones. James C.: Jones, t loc 1).: Jones, Waller W. Kenchcn, Ciarnie L.; Kendrir-k, Koy C.: Kersey, Robert L.; Kiik, UN Vetoes Bring Bitter Debate Sessions Bog Down With Soviets Bucking Nine Other Nations. NEW YOltK, June 'J7. tUI'i — Franco Kpatn today remained under the "continuous observation" of tlie United Nations Security Council after n turbulent six-hour sion that spotlighted the vet.) question as Ihe holiest political lssu< before the council. Three times dmlng a .sw.'lteiln; session Ihul fa-<|uun(ly l»KKiM down In Hilary purllainenlary wi'iMiullnx, Soviet Dele-Bale Andrei A. Ciromy- ko exercised his veto to buck a nlne-niitlon majority In volhif o-i (lie Spanish quesLlon. Once Gromyko's veto was hacked by France, which also hoids I ho vclo power us n peniuuienl council member. - " -•' Diplomatic tempers enurkcd as the council, mecllnu on the first [innlversiiry of the .'.iKolin; of I Mi- UN clmrtcr in San Fralielse'i, ln-aicl Auslralian PorelKn Minister Herbert V. Eviill rcpeale<lly iiceiiiie llir!- sla of flontlnj; a "democratic inn- Jorlty." "Mr. Oromyko will Mavc i't understand." Evnlt suld, "thai his 'no 1 cannot be exercised ugaln and iiKiiln until the only tiling that i-i left Is hl.s own proposal." j Virtually Ignoring the Spanish problem as such, council delegates ntgned bitterly for hours iibont. Die , velo. Alexandre Parotll of Friuice, , noting Ihe sharp eonllicl.s iimoni- Ihein, remarkeil sadly that "il scvios lo me IMnl those wlio are l'r;lnln|! for the freeilom of Hpaln hiivi,- less Erounds to eongraluliilc themselve.i lhan Franco and Mts regime." Boys Grilled As Suspects in Club Robbery Thomas F. Fox Dies Suddenly Sclf-lnflictcd Wound Causes Death of Laundry Operator. 'Minmns F. 1'ox. known to Ins Irlends us "Tcu.tsie". i-oniinlll.-d yUlride at 12:05 p.m. Unluy by shooting hlmrlf ihe head while hliiiiillni: In the office of Illylhc- villc L-.iundr.v. He 1 WHS :t7. IVnlli WHS liiNtmil. All imiblllnnce look him h> Willis Hospllnl where he wiis pronounced dead: The body - 111 '.- removed lo Cobb Fnni'ral Ionic. A it hough sin- did not ncluall.v '•itni-sK lln- .slumlltiH. hU Klslcr, Vlre. J. W. Morgan, was In Hie il- hi-ii he Ured the r.lslol shot nlo his head. Mis. Morgan was senUd at Hie and had been eoiu-crnlinv wllh u-r brother n-ii'irdhij, „ nsliltirj trip in which he planned lo Marl ill I o'clock. A.-iklni- his .sister If she would Ike lo i',o nloni; fl.-ihlni:, she replied but she might bo alilc lo go later, lie replied "Well, goodbye, I'm ;one" nnd mi liiHliinl lulcr his .'•!;<- ler bean! Ihe (-un flic mid l-iokcd up Irom her work to see her brother's body on the flunr, a pistol his hand. ' II was assumed li c earlier had secured llle plslol from u drawer in Ihc desk. Coroner W. II. Slovall announced Ihcre \>ould bo no Inquest. Had llri'ii In lliiiiillal Illness was blamed for the. Irt-g- edy. Ill several monlhs, he recently u as returned home uller a slay In Memphis and Hoi Springs hospitals. He had seemed Improved, huw- rs'i'r, to some exlent, friends RH|<'.. nnd luul resumed Ills position ul Ihc.. laundry. Mi. mid Mrs. Fox rmldcd nt 1305 ;.:.'i;.,i '.:b. Part <>wl'.M of lilvlllo- vltle Liiiindrv nnd Clciincrs, whleli i!s father, F. K. Fox, long operated, hc «IKO Is Miivlvcil by hlh ino- llier. Mrs. Willie Muson Fox. Illit West Ash. who came here several jenrs ago lo reside; n brother. Jam- Fox. formerly of Hlylhcvlllc arid now of Simla Ana. Calif., and his sister. Funeral services will bo hold Saturday morning. Ul o'clock, nt Cobb I'mieral Home, by Ihe Rev. B. H. Wilfonl, pnslor of First Mclhc.- dlsl. Church. Place of burliil was uiiilecWrd enrly this uflernoon. Mr. Fox, well known throughout Ibis section where he spent liiosl ol his life, was born April II, 19HI, id Humholdl. Tcnn. Ills wife was Ihe fernler M!. Dorothy McKnlght ol J.ick\.'i Tcnn. Hhe will be ,lolnt;d here lo- night by Inn' parents. Mr. nnd Mrs T. J. MelCnlghl, and slsliirs, Vlr- uinia and Nancy McKnlght. all of .Inckson, and: his .-ilcpmollier, Mis, Myrllo l'\ix, ftn'inrrly of Illyihevillc and now of Hot Springs. Barkley Promises Session Tonight to Get Final Vote •4. WASHINGTON, Juno 27. (U.!>.)—Senate foes of tho OI'A lotljt.v lie-Ran it tulknMiou a^aiiisl the Price Control KxU'iisidii -Hill a.s 1'rcnktcnl. Tntnmi! 'disclosed th»t " Eco- iiuiiiu-. Ktahilix.i-f Clu-sli-i- Bowles tuieks to resi|?ii, presumably in protest n^aiiiHt Uio battered measure. ' " * Sen. 'Miss Osceola' Is Designated Anno DillahurUy to Be City's Entry In State-Wide Contest. E. H. Moore, R., Okla.. iltiickcd OPA 111 "a" spMcM' : that wti.1 expected to last .about 'two nun's. Bcn.'W. OTMnlri, D., 1'ox., stood by ready (o carry out lila threat, to talk until Monday. There «n« no evidence , of : an >ri;nnliccd fllibuslcr to prtvent Senale action bcrorc tli« present price control luw expires «t midnight timidity. Hut. Die . oratorical irinra- Ilion could achieve the same effect. The opixxdllon «|)eech came as admliilalnillon leaders promised a nli;hl Ke.ssion of the Beimte If UecV! y to reach a v«U on< the miidi-umciidcd OPA eAcnslori bill. Mr. Truman lold Ills' ncwiV'COii'r ferencc Hint Bowles has been Iry- liiB to resign, but Hint Me hoped _ , "o could prevail on the economic revile nt OKicolrt. uml former OPA chier iieaiuirs. when sec- t( , stl , y oll IJOW | C5| who opposes the pending extension bill is.Ineffec- tive, conferred with Mr. Truman yesterday. Mr. Trumnu voiced regret that there has hccn so much- delay In. Ifliini iicUon on tho OPA. But lie Biive no clue whether lie would sign or veto tho bill, when and if the Soniile completes action orr It, ><• Moore, long-time foe. of the OPA', demanded in his speech that tlie Miss Anne l)lll:iliuill\. al, o ( rj.v eeola, Is the Houlh Mississippi County entry In the "Miss Arltun- " contest to I)Q staged July 11 nt ranii-ould. She »•»<< chosen Insf nl|;hl, in H beauty iitul tnk-iil from uinonn 21 ond honors went to Miss annili l.anu.slon, 111, of I.uxoni. nnil llilfil to Miss Andra ilnrljer, an, of Keiser. Other eonti'stanl.s were DHjy Sll- lltnan of l.uxurn, I'mncen l);n\eh»w- er of Osceola. Mabel Orcenwell of Joiner, Kvon Hlaylon of Oseeola, Kunih Johnson of liasselt. Donna Sue Johnson of llasselt, Ann Durkett of DiiMsclt. EVH Sue Ijuuler- dule of Joiner, l«ls Klummkev of Kelser, Wanell Hell of Kelser, Mur- (iiiret Gregory of Osceola, Uiiuilty Cmnp of Osceoln, Dorolhy Wiwlen of Osceolii, Virginia liowen ot l,ux- ora. Domtliy Thompson of Osce- olii, Ule.ivuov Sprlntjlleld of Wilson, lllllle Sue Thomas of Oscucl.i, Suluu: Caldwcll of Osceola. (Joinpetlllnn wns keen anioliR •lie contcstnnts who dlxplnycd their | HKcncy be abolished. Hc termed OPA "the key lo the left-wing movement In America." He «ci\d Us operations "have been fiucU us l» seriously Impair vnr' ecpwsny, wcnkcn the moral of our neopl^'*!! i slrqy respect for Bovernment : «r)d to crciitc itnncccssary shot tag es.- " As Moore spoke, O'Dnnel's nidcu ng nintcilnl mi o'U«*ifel'» desk. New Company Plans Cotton Gin at Dell Judgc Sentences 37 Jewish Extremists Livestock ST. LOUIS NATIONAL STOCKYARDS. June 27. (UP)-^-(OSDA) —Livestock: Hogs. 1.600: salable 1.000: only 550 in early. Steady market throughout. Slaughter barrows and. gilti $14.80: sows and slags $14.05; feeders 139-ibs. down $16.50; bvfxxie-r has ch»ngi<( his business carce.' lo | gills mostly 200-lbs. down. $16.01;; that of banking and plans to permanently reside In Blytlicvir.e. Mr. and Mrs. Whilis arc visitiiii; licr parents. Mr. and Mrs. Fred K. Warren, 1110 West Walnut, until their apartment is completed. They me to reside at the Elkins apartments at 1004 West Main, aflcr having recently made their home in Memphis. verely damaged, although outside walls and roof remained intact, but most of her household goods burned. Mrs. Bray told Fire Chief Roy Head that she had finished breakfast, about. 7:40 o'clock when Ihe flame suddenly flared up am ignited wallpaper above Ihc slovc Owens L. Lesley. Jerrrl! R.; If.; I.lo.vd, Kdrjar H.; Lynch Jiitncs H, McCoy. CiCiirelcl; McCoy. CirovRe; Mitchell. Roy K.; Mitchell. Thomas J.-. Moody, Calvin c.; Moore, Dan; Moore. Jaurs A. Jr. Nelson. Albert J.: Nelson. Lynn I'.: Nickol, Ahc: Northern, Orba. C:\cns. Monroe J. Powell. Jamr.? W.; Privclt. J. C. lliimey. GorcTon A.; leicbards'm. Unwell O.: Itobert.s. James <"-.: Tax Litigation To Bring Tests, Cravens Says WASHINGTON, June 27. IU1') — Hep. Farijo Cravens, I)., Ark., said today Uinjb he welcomed a suit filed by the Arkansas revenue department accusing him of evading payment of state income taxes. "This fuss has been nohiR on lor four or five years," he said, "nnd it's time to get a judicial determination of the Issue. "The law clearly .states that any j Wright, Carey M.; Wright, a few light kinds up to Caltlc: 4,000: salable 1,200; e.ilves 1.200 all salable; steers and heifers about steady with scattered bids unevenly lower. Bulls in light supply: about steady: vealcrs un-'of his Income cti:vcd from Arkan- changed; common and medium beef ,Ras. The. slate does not pay my sni- cows $9.50 to $12.50;- cannr^.; r.nd|aiy as a member of Congress and MEMPHIS. Term.. June 27. (UI'I -Thc Memphis I'rcs;;-HcimUar today quoted four youths us KUVIIII; they were arrrsled at MeCrory. Ark.. Tuesday and were questioned in connection willl Ihe $80,000 robbery at liltickfish Lake Club In St. Francis County, Ark., last weekend. Thc yoillbs sniil they were ar- I rested al MeCrory, Ark., by a group of M arnica -o:n! police and sr:ite highway patrolmen mid weifr taken to Foriesi City, Ark., where they I ucre questioned concerning Ihe robbery, the paper said. i The yijulhs co[ii|}l:iii.-cd that, they Lewis. August were "cursed, bandied roughly anil shoved around." Tliey said liny were returning to Memphis Irom a baseball game at DcWIll. Aik.. when a motor breakdown delayed them in MeCrory. 'Hie qmrlel was released ycsl'T- dav by .Si. Francis county .shrnfl Roger West. Iho paper said. West, highway patrol -ofhcers and Guv. Ren Lnncy have denied receiving any report of the rob- ., June 27. UJPl— A -Jlrilish military court which wns 1 bofied Ijy Ihe defen<lnnt,s loday se:i- teili'cd one youthful member of Ir- ^iln /val I.l-liml to life irnpri,-;.)!)- int-nV aiul 'tfi olhi'vs lo lf>-yfur ienns for Illegal possession of arm';. The court fulled to invoke Hie death sentence a^ainsl tin- extremists .although empowered U> <U« ::o. All ill convicted men jninped from ehulrs ttne second utter the sen- :i-nccs were pronounced and ;.an^ beuuly In bulbing stilts and inert gathered Kpccch-mnVlun »mntiii<(- iivc.ienlc(l their DorsoniillUes lo Uio Uo,i for the Texan's threotened flll- niKlicncc by such acl s 11:1 UlklnK busier. They dumped (irmsful -of inforinnlly, singing R nd pluylng Ihc pniniihleln. p»lwra and oilier sp*»k- plmlK). .' ' The • Rolary-s)»nsorcd oi'cnt w.ifi iiecel at tliu Osceola Hinli School Kyiiiiiiisliiin. I'liinncd for the Municipal mvlniniliiK jxxil, Kcnllnj; nc- coinoilatlons seemed Inmfflclcnt to like ctin- or Ihe Inrgc niimbcr ot s[]ectalors and place was changed lo the Bj'm. Miss Dlllaluinty, reared In Osccola. took time off from her position In Memphis ID enter the cun- lest and will secure another br^r lenvo of absence lo parllclinilc In the slide competition. Tjie slvlkniK bnmclle Is five feel, five inches In heluhl. DiniKhtcr o; Mr. nnd Mrs. Bum Dllljihunly, her family resided In Osccoln until moving to Blylhcvllle Luo months ngo. Tile second-place wlnnvr, now home from college, is dauyhler ot It. C. ijniKston of Luxor. i where .'itie lonj- lias rcsldert. Judges for the contest were rm- rell Crane and Vance CarUvrlglH of C.sreoln. Minor Taj'lor of Kclf:cr njid Joe MIHff of Ilassetl. Dane Kej'^ur, was chairman of the commlllce In cluirge of the contest wltti other member.s. Lloyd riodley, niirrell Crane. Na'.luiu Wclnbeii; and Vance Cartwrlght. llatlvka, liem. tho Jewish national R'Un.son, Robert II. Jr.; Ros-,cll, Jnmes Jr. Saver. Karl S.; Schmuck. nnv- mr.nd w.; .Sr.irnvos. Nelson T.; Shelton. William H.: Stiiison, Welter J. ThrelkC'ld, Joseph E.; Tale. 1'rrd; Tice. Triimon; Tobias, Robert; Turner. William H. Vance. Hamp: Walker, Alvin Webster. Walter G. Jr.; Wnile, Percy; Whilhnd. Murry V.: Wii- linnis. IJillX) J.: Williams, clsivend: Williams, Jeli L.: Womble. Thomas G.: Worldwide. P^d'.vard bery and have said no •lon wn.s being made. cilizen of Ar.can.-jis who docs not physically reside in llle slalc MX monlhs 'of each year is exemp' from U.xcs. except on lliat portion Wvatl. Ellon P. Young, Vahie; Young, Vcrnon I. Weather cullers largely S7.00 lo jO.Ofl; <!ov:!i t? ^6.50. lew.therefore f claim ' for slate taxes." I'm nol liable ARKANSAS—partly cloudy day. tonight ;.nd Friday. A lo- few scattered en. aftetnoon thuiulcishow- Sir Robert's Descendants Still Paying Fine Imposed In London Court in 7337 LONDON. June 27. (UP)—This year's Installment of an nncienl fine was paid with a red rose today in a icvivat ol a custom datriR back to 1381. City of London officials imposed an annual fine of "an English rc».e fresh plucked" on Sir Robert tOiot- lys, hero of Ihe bailie of Crccy. He was charpcd with embarrnsslr.g medieval transporlallon bv bullrttng an nwkMnrrt adilltion to Ids house. Officially the fine sllll is ton Hie books, sir Robert's descendant, l.ovd Stock Shows Planned Fn 65 Counties in State MTTI.E ROOK. Ark., .lllne 27. (UP- — Apphcallons from all bul 11) liable counties to partleipalc in Die stale's $10.01)0 livestock Inntl. liad iK'en rccc-i\'C[t hen: today, nc- cordlilk' to Frank A. Storey, executive sccrctnry of Ihc Stale Hoard of Fiscal Control. Storey ttolntcd out Hint the ac- llal distribullon of the money would nol be made unlll Ihe board mccl*, July 1. I If lisled counties nol applying Baxter, Carroll. Ctiicol, Cross. Da las. Desbn, Fulton. LafavcHe, t Francis and Ouachita. A new glii is being esUblhhed in North Mississippi County by ^Kus- Kcll Grccnway and associates- who have purchased a three-acra tract at Dell for the new business, expected to be In .operation when.the cotton season opens.' 1 The entire gin and other facilities will lie fireproof with a Iciur- sland Lutnmns gin to be Instated in a modern building.; The properly,' ;ptlrchascd fyom Mrs. I{. D. Hnrdin of Dell,. Is ;lo- eatcd eight miles west of Blythe- vllle. • ; ' . The two cotton hollses v:"l be of concrete, as will.] Ihe offlc* bnlld- liiK. A modern layout has been planned with enough land-.'acquired to place the buildings In correct positions and f^r plenty ot [larking space, it w^s Arointed out. Farmers Oln Company of Dell fs the name of the'.new' firm which plans lo gin cotton In the most modern method, according to Mr. \ Oi'eenway. who long has been Iden- FAYErrEVH.I.E. Ark.. June 27. titled with the collon business. IU.IM-University of Arkansas ot-j 'Hie president and operator of the ficliils announced here lodny that corporation, Mr. Greenway also bus Ihn Federal Public Housing All- extensive farming Interest. Ihorlty bad advised them that 1H:> famllv dwelling units were lK>okcd tor tlic university campus In the fulurc. ^ mcssaKt! suld Ihe unils wouttt come from canm Clcburne, f a., and would include lift onc- txxlrnom houses. Bl two-l>cdr<x>n\ -inlls. nnd 2(i homes wilh llircc l>cclrc/irii,s. It w:is eslimatetl that llicy wonld be occupied by the new semester bn;lnnlnn in September. University to Get Quarters ior Students Great Britain to Start Rationing of Bread Before End of July LONDON. June 27. (UP)—Bread n.tlonlim will start in Britain July 21. Food Minister John Strachcy announced today in Ihe Mouse ol Commons. Knollys, delivered Ihe lord mayor in this morning. Hie red rosi Mansion House N. Y. Cotton NFW YCRiv, June 27. tU.P.) — Ccltin closed unsettled. I Mar 30BO 31CO 3051 3105 Mnv 3055 31ft5 304(> 3100 July 3012 3139 3038 3101 Ocl 3051 3150 3048 3110 VJrc 3053 3100 3055 3118 Kpots closed notniiK.l at 31GG up 51. N. Y. Stocks Child , Skating In Street, Hit By Automobile A warning to other children not to play In the streets was sounded loday by a nine-year-old girl, cleu- da Penny, who narrowly missed death this morning In a tralflc accident. In l>cri at the home ot her parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. O. Penny. 100 East Cherry, »n examination disclosed only bruises and lacerations and suffering from shock. Olcndn was struck abou; 10:30 o'clock by a truck driven by Jess Province, as she darted across the street, on skates, from behind an Ice truck. T ,t T 107 1-P Quick thinking of Mr. Province Amer Tobacco 94 3-1 and his excellent brakes ware credT- Anaconda Copper 4G 1-2 Ited with saving her life, by l\sr lieth Steel 110 1-2 father, an employe of Chevrolet Chrysler 1251-2 Molor Company. Coca Cola 176 1-21 Eye witnesses said Mr. Province N. O. Cotton 31.G2 Mar. May Julv Ocl. JJcc. 3057 3042 3111 30S.O 3145 3062 31 So 3063 3054 3042 3045 3051 3118 Gen Electric 47 7-8 Gen Molors 70 3-3 Montgomery Ward B9 N Y Central 26 Int Harvester 97 North Am Aviation 13 5-fl Republic Sled :I8 I-l Radio Socony Vacuum Sluclcb.i'r.ev Standard of N J Texas Corp 3100 3000 3103 U S Steel applied brakes of the plumbing truck as he swerved away from the child. The fender grazed Mr' but she fell from out the truck's path. Thc accident occurred in front of the Penny house.' Seeing her sis- 14 1-8 ter across the street, Glcnda started 17 1-2 lo skate across to her and an ice 3G | truck, along with a parked mrx- 17 1-2 chine on the other side, prtvcnl-M 03 3-4 Mr. Province from missing the child 89 1-4 as she skaled in front of his truck.

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