The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on September 27, 1951 · Page 12
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 12

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PAGE TWELVE BLYTHEVILLE (ABK.) COURIER NEWS THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 1951 If Winter Comes, Americans Face Fuel Shortage Normal Weather Can B« Cared For, Institutes Report By SAM I) AW SOX HEW YORK, Sept. 21. (/Pj—Snow ind record low temperaturu for! thU time of year in Western Can- Ida warn today that it's time for! th« northern half of the United i B tat PA to check the furnace—and *h« fuel supplies, Will America keep warm this winter? If the weather I« normal—yes. Tills, In ipit« of the low of Iran- Ian oil and the need to aend more American oil and coat to Europe, In spit« of growins demands lor fuel of the defense program, in spite of hundreds of thousand* of new home* to heat. If unusual cold boost* the demand for fuel, If blizzard* Mall transportation and snarl distribution, it could be a different story. Fuel men say spot shortages could chill some homes and stop production In *om« factories. The northeast and the industrial midwest are the danger *pots. : Stockpile* Inventoried ' The nation has fuel stockpiles «qual to 70 days supply of coal. 88 dayi suppSy of home fuel oil, 34 day* lupply of industrial fuel oil, and 122 days supply of kerosene. Natural ga* Is more a probl em of distribution than supply, De - mand hu been running nhend of the laying of pipelines. In states where shortages could occur this winter, the federal government has curbed the extension of service to new customers. Demand Can Be Met The Oil Heat Institute of America, representing those who sell oil burners, decries all talk of shortage* and aaya tht industry can meet all demands—although heat- Ing oil needs are estimated BA 20 per cent higher than last year. World refining capacity is now being Increased at an average monthly rat* of 00,000 barrels a day, American oil men »ay. and should b* able to keep tip with the ever-. growing world demand for oil and It* products—if the industry can get CTCT the hump of this winter's peak demand. But from Christmas to March, the big question mark will be the weather. Th« IJ. & Department of Agriculture TMomrnend* no !•»* than 52 pounds of protein foods per peraon per year. Kentucky's Favorite Straight Bourbon Goodyear's Sensational Television Event! NO MONEY DOWN! Your Old Radio or Television Serves as Down Payment! LIBERAL TRADE-IN ALLOWANCE! JM-fM JtoiMo . . . S-V«wd Auiommti* Pkonogtoflt • Here's the Mt that offtrt every- finest reproduction of aH 3 record thing! Bi(j-si-Hfe, real-ai-life TV size* and speeds. Stunning hand- with the new G-E 16' rectangular rubbed mahogany veneered cabinet •luminized black tub*. Built-in with full-length doors and swivel antenna. Powerful AM-FM radio, oaatera. And it's G-E—a name you can G-E BUctronio Reproducer HWUXM before in! Model 16Ki. T 4 )A9S Lowed- Rfced 259 95 Hero's the value of the year! Brand new 17-inch General Electric at a rock- bottom price! Yon get big- as-life, real-as-life pictures! Simple tuning. Genuine wood cabinet in cordovan finish. You have to see it to believ* it! Come in today! Yi inch ONLY 29995 • Tliat's what you want- big-as-life, real-as-life pic tures... a cabinet you can tw proud of. That's what you get in Model 17C106. a new General Electric, with all the latest G-E features. 18th Century •tyled console of genuine mahogany veneers, mounted on swivel casters . ftthrt l m film ONLY 269 95 • Before you buy any TV, be sjre to « this new General Electric big 17 vith iU sharp, clear, lifelike pictures. Simple tuning, and all other G-E reatura. Genuine mahogany veneered Cabinet mounted on metal glide?. •littmjr, T,i. To. l-r»l*h' ~l [<,!*,< Iffr frftwtio* fl** *wfr<L ONLY 25995 jUao in blood—MaiUi • Enjoy famous,life-sue, lifelike G-E pip- turee! Enjoy a lovely cabinet veneered in genuine mahogany, hand-rubbed for lasting beauty. Enjoy General Electric quality. All at a rock-bottom price. Don't mias seeing tbit new G-E BJack-Daylite TV model. GOOD/YEAR TIRES GOO DfYE AR SFR VICE STORES SERVICE HEADQUARTER* 410 W. Main Phone 2492 We Carry Our Own Paper! No Finance Companies

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