The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on June 27, 1946 · Page 7
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 7

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Thursday, June 27, 1946
Page 7
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THURSDAY, JUNE 27, 1940 $9,000,000 Suit Is Filed by OPA 40 Lumbermen on West Coast Target .(n Enforcement Drive. SAN FRANCISCO. June 27. <UI'. —Ti'i-bU- <ifutj !t gr suits totaling yj,- COCVOOij .M-ie on llli.' tunny against 40 West Coast lumber concrrns ami jiiikiii!^ contractors in an office "d nn a]V','cd luinber black market. Th c O! ; A said that filing O f the '•'Its \vns tile "first mass legal move" to cxprse some practices in the lumber industry which (lip U. S. Eovemmcnl believed responsible for artificial shortages and exorbitant charges. Tiic sti|t,s v,etc filed simultai'eeus- !y in California, Arizona, Washington anil Oregon, Additional siilt.s will be filed when more evidence ls__nvallablc. the OPA promised. '"I he lumber enforcement drlv^ stcm.s from an aroused congress and from tile urging of U. S. At- :<>rncy General Tom C. Clark," the 3PA said. "Just prior ( o last April 1. Congress earmarked a deficiency appropriation for tills purpose.'" Some of the alleged rackets'were listed as follows: 1. "The hot profits car" by which umber is shipped to th; shipper himself nl dummy addresses. The lumber is then held for bargaining. 2. Rc'sawlng lumber without grad. 3. Refusing to produce standard slice lumber in favor of odd si;:r.? which then must be rcmillcd at >st-lo the building contractor. •I. Upgrading of materials. !>. c:h:irgiug customers for more lumber thnn actually was delivered. 0. Making retail sales without, having licenses. 7. Over ceiling sales. 3. Cutting - short lengths. Fortress Will Probe Atom Bomb Cloud (ARK.^ Ct>t*RflER by radio to fly into the blast Once in Iht air, radio cojilrol )lanes. The drones will be filled ey completely disintegrate insidi! i~will biinjj back scicntiUc data 'On Eniwetol; ishmd, HOOO miles from I3il;m1 atoll, four pilutless r'lyini; Fortresses will he luuncl ' ' " . . . cloud ol the mom bomb explosi will he taken over by mother with instruments and—unless il the vortex o! the mystery clou otherwise- Ferry Service Resumed After New York Fire i NEW YORK. June 27. (UP j Sub-siirfiioe fires still burned ncntli the st .Cieort;e ferry ten ni>l on sifilcu Island today, nca Iv 4S liours niter a $2.000.000 hi n- caust, that took the lives of three persons. Four fircbunts nnd 30 pieces of Rend Courier News Wrmt Ads Your Stanley's Household C'leaninsr Chemicats, Furniture Ciraner, Winitow Cleaner, Woodwork Cleaner Call SIRS. AtMA SCHERER Kesidehce Thnjie 839 ipinoni were used to flji';l ^\r stubburn blaz,. which wns ciuifincd to thi! piiiiiK bi.M'.catb the lerminnl. I'Vrry .service lo Urooklyn mid Manhattan wns rt'-sunjed. 'I'he i-lly bmird of i-stimnlo voles tcdny on tipproprinliim of $3,00(1,01111 to begin constinction of .1 new $ia.00f,,0ao fm-y terminal. Truman Reports On Famine Relief U. S. Ships 5,500,000 Tons of Grain to Hungry Folk Abroad. WASHINOTON, .Time 27 lUPl — President Truman reported tod w lluil tin- United Stairs had shipped 5.r,,)o,<Hio It.ns of breiul E ranvi I., Jiimine nn-ns abiouil In th; tlr.s' hull' of lit-io. Hi' said ii, ( . nation's Koal of (J- WO.OOO Ions of relief grains for HHJ nuiigry people in ether natloiw would be achieved "in anoiher three weeks." "Hut Hi,, crisis is iii)l over " Mr Triiinim said In a stntemenL ,HTOIU-' |ii>nyin« a report on famine relief submitted by the oiricc of Wor Miihlli/nliuii mid IJcoonversion. He urueil Americans to continue consci'viiiK food during the eom. inu monlhs In kee|i the nnllun'., eniern,.in:y famine relief progrnm ninnlDK at a hltjli level "The very fact that ho'ise-.vivcs "day often liml it hard to buv n hnC of bread Is evidence ol' 'the success of our famine emerKeiicv program," the I'resldenl said. "The loaf of bread and the IHU of (lour (luii. they dun'l l>uv mean dial much more for hungry -lilldreii abroad." Mr. Truman said "coupernltou .in.i determined elloit by the public- each one of us-must he conllnu. (luring the coming months of hunger abroad. Too Late To Classify FOK Money ni;ikiii>; rcshmrmit on nlsiin Strcol, all ready for lull nisli; \vnlk out |iro|Hi- siliun. Sec or cull MJIX I.OKHII; I.ytu'li liuiltlinir, Illume 20IM of 502. |,, kl , ,,, ily llninj;,.. IW( K Mi,,,, Raymond Monis, Gnrdcn City. Kans., fai'mer, njmlc :i bu.v-bom.'s poster onc-qtuirte.r of a mile IOIIB, by plowlm: out the blnck letters in n fi?lil of golden wheat, .stubble. l-'i New Theater Manila's Finest Shows EVERY NIGHT Matinee Saturday & Sunday Bo\ Opens Week Days 7:00 p.m. Sat.-Sun. I Cont. Showiu "Comfortably Cool" Last Time Today IN OLD SACRAMENTO with William Elliott Fridav Rainbow of Texas' '-j with Kn.v Kn»ers and )>.lic Kvnns R1TZ THEATRE Manila, Ark. Box office opens at 7:00; Picture starts at 7:15. I>ast Time Today 'GOD'S COUNTRY" (Filmed in Cinerolor) ilh Knlinrt I.owcry, William Far nnm, Helen Gilbert, anil Buster Kcaton Paramount News anrt Come Ay Frrday nnd Safnrdmv "WEST of rhe ALAMO' with Jimmy Wakcty l)on:ild Duck Cornccly Till Chnptcr "ITaunleil Harbor" COMING TO THK. KITX Saturday Miclnite. Sunday, Mon day, Tucsilay .lime, 2P-SO, July 1.3 st Non-stop over Alluntle Jiilin Alcoek imd A. \v. Hrowi made the fii'.sl non-slop airpiniii fiiiilit over the Allnnttc. 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OK SKINLESS Weiners KROGER PIGGLY WIGGLY Luncheon Meat .. YOUNCS ANI> I'KNDKll Bologna I'AKAI'FIN Pork Liver FUKSH Beef Tongues . . .. SKIXNE1> Baking Hens ...... H & G Whitinq Rough Carp . Ib. Cod Fish Fillets Rose Fish Fillets Mttwrai Ib. 43c Ib. 20c 17 l-2c Ib. 39c Ib. 39c for Rent <.':i|il. Frank n. lloswoilb i.lwvc'. ol Fi.iwt Dills, N. V., IIMS been appointed tonal eoun- Ei'l for. Col. Jack Uurmil and hi' t \VAC: Cii[>lulti.v.'ifc, two priiiL-lpul <lt'r<!ii(lurily'lii.'llio C'c'riiiim crown Juwels robiicrj-. Otipt. llosworili is allaebeil to lllo \VisliiiiKliin ilishk-rJutlw Ailvocnic's Hllli'f. Formfer Poficerrrah files V25,000 Libel Suit MEMPHIS, Tenn., JUii« J7. (UP) --Porinei' polite 1,(, U. L. Eonliitn Icduy Ind brcujht still'for ^5,000 damages for libel nnd slander iiKi'lnsl, ,)osep!i Cerrito, rclall IlijuOr isloiv opertnor. lionham inalnliilnei! Ccrrllo em- bHrrnssej him nnd htipuisticd his i(i]ail:i(lon by acoushijf him ol'cx- toi'lltm JM!I from Die Itquor store operator under tKfcit of £M o('« liquor Kctnte. '• .- >'. , .;.-: t v<- EonHiim rtslghw »<** th« W»fc«; -I fdrce after being exonerated by a Ulnl board.. Select these: • Sd'ilinx cups, K|i<ions, r(c. • Ciillilu'ii's KrrHIng ranis • Unity's aulu scat • Hooks— ailuK niiri rhllilriiit • MltlKhiilis mi,] pmU • 1'ilb hmnpers i • <-lm\ illsposablc illaprrn Si'f Us Alxml. "I'crmn- linmi/iii";" Your IJali.v's TOT SHOP 105 Smilh Second CloM-Ont SALE Girls Pinafores . . . Bdby Dresses ... - doyt Rompers ... Sfz«s i ti 3 Values $2,75 (o $4:00 Out They (in at— $1.50 GIFT SHOP MOSS'BRYAN 103 Rast Main TO COMPOUND you A. VyOOPS- Oum«M - RALPH tfTli ZINC OXIDg Take Homo Heal Treat FORTUNE'S ICE CREAM up in (la- [.' <:<>) 'acknjjcs 9SS . SKOL 3V/V TAN 29* THERMOS BOTTLE $«V25 Quart Size . £, . SKAT SHOWEK SPKAY Liver Oil, 12-ounce Boltle . 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