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Page Two - BIythevlll* (Ark.) Courier News - Saturday, December 1 1967 Divorce: Russian Style nected with sex questions." , sumably the course would in- Soviet young people think love i elude sex education, a conlro-, |atj e | evating me jet in Iversial subject here. He com- . ._' „;„!!„» i n H» nm> in By ANTHONY C. COLL1NGS Associated Press Writer MOSCOW (AP) - The Soviet i is the basis for (heir marriages,: Union has pro wing problems , he said, -but far from everyone S divorce Ld broken homes, j who gets married for what he a Soviet philosophy teacher thought was love really felt lhi S] J ^ ^.^ Vn - m has expcri . says, and ho gives a main cause 1 ™ty emotion. ; mcnted [n a few cities with re . as a failure by young people to | "Alas, very frequently a per-; qu j r j n g S j x . m0 nth waiting per- see the difference between sex son turns out lo be unprepared, iods [or engaget | couples before WIGHT (Continued from Page One) records — says the city is con- : plained that high schools avoid "extremely delicate" sub- ami love. The broken homes result "new cases of drunkenness and j and considers love to be the or- injdinary sex impulse." hooliganism, sidorenko called for special other social a manner similar to ttie one in Caruthersville. This will make it high, very high up off the ground. Dangerous, very dangerous for little kiddies to stomp around on, some old "Unmentionables" they marry, to see if their feelings can stand the test of time. , ., , . . Sidorenko said another prob- W* P lane lovers say. Without marriage-preparation courses, j i em affecting the divorce rate ills," teacher U. Sidorenko! („ be taught in the second year was the hardship over Soviet wrote Friday in Komsomolska- ya Pravda. voice of the Communist Youth League. He also blamed a "loss of feelings" and charged that Soviet schools encourage children to be overly cold and rational, raiher than "cultivating emotions." In a Volga farm region northeast of Moscow, he indicated, 26 per cent of all marriages ended in divorce last year, a sharp jump from 16 per cent the year before. jyhile giving a frank look at family problems that usually are hushed up in the Soviet Union; Sidorenko did not report the ; national divorce rate. He said, under of the Soviet equivalent of college. He did not elaborate, but pre- women, most of whom work to supplement their husband's relatively low wages. Breath Tester Cuts Accidents | had been complaining about one I effect, a decrease in business of LONDON (AP) — The threat i up to 25 per cent. Hardest hit of curbside "green breatSi tests j have been country pubs whi ' By GRANVILLE WATTS Associated Press Writer a doubt, though, the doers of good and lovers of straight records will be able to reach some accord. • "It beats me why the mayor can't arrest Dr. Elliott for keeping horses inside the city. He says he is gonna enforce the law and make other p e o p 1 ARMY (Continued from rage One) at a post to sign for it. Last June 13, Smith figured | his time was up, donned his al-' most new uniform and presented himself for discharge at the Oakland Army base. There was a bit of a fuss. "You've got to be kidding!" exclaimed an officer when he heard Smith's story. Smith said he sure wasn't. The Army wanted Smith to serve—for real—his 18 months, lo return all the money they had paid in allotment checks and bonds. The American Civil Liberties Union took up Smith's cause. While the case was simmering, Smith was sent to the 6th Army presidio in San Francisco move their horses, pigs, cows j and employed as a runner. He and chickens out to the farm, why not Dr. Elliott too?" — A Disgruntled Neighbor, City. Without going into the technical aspects of who the mayor or cannot arrest ... Dr. even made private first class. Smith said the Army also wanted to charge him for desertion, but dropped it for insufficient evidence. didn't expect trouble," ,900 1910 WO »30 1940 1950 1960 1967 A history of salaries tliot were fow in relation to training required lios erupted info strikes and walkouts by teachers in recent years os they seek higher wages and benefits. The information aboye, from the U.S. Office of Education, shows the range of teacher salaries from the turn of the century to a 1967 estimate by the National Education Assn. The figures shown ore overage annual salaries for all instructional personnel, including classroom teachers, principals, supervisors, librarians and counselors. Elliott has moved five of the smith said when the case wasj "— ' -- J - —1-"- «- — ••> >— • 'hich Britians new don't - depend largely on motorists. six horses previously on his lot inside the city limits, according to Mayor Tom A. Little Jr. One horse remains, a stallion, and Dr. Elliott is taking steps "hi in senera "the relaive I ch nk-and-drive law has . cut A police spokesman reported, nlto of divorces s grow.ne"' ™ad accidents, Scotland Yard "noticeably fewer vehicles on; to have the apparently - diff,- numbei of divorces is glowing. , { . gures jndicated today . jthe road at night and offered cult animal moved. /Up-to-date national figu.-es are hard to come by. The most recent official statistic, for 1965, shdws 18.2 per cent of Soviet: idents marriages ending on the rocks. I month Statistics showed a 42 per cent drop in night-time road acc- in London in ,the first after the breathalyzer Eidorenko's comparable 1965 figure for the Kostroma area was 16 per cent. A Soviet scientist said last year, in reporting an earlier rate of 11 per cent, that most divorces were caused by drunkenness. A new law last year making divorce easier was another fac- law went into effect Oct. 9. There was also a downward trend lo other British towns and these additional figures: When Little called the doctor —Road fatalities in London j to inquire about the stallion, during October dropped from H21 Dr. Elliott said he'd be happy cities. The law allows police to make random roadside breath tests in which drivers exhale into a tube filled with chemically-treated crystals. If the crystals turn green, the driver is asked lo un- to 54 as against the total for the month in 1966. —Accidents involving serious injury totaled 835—or 102 fewer tor possibly explaining the rapid dergo further blood and urine rise in the reported rate, ob-' servers said. In America about one out of| tests. Anyone found with more than milligrams of alcohol in 100 than last October, and the number of people slightly hurt fell from 4,668 to 4,221. Transport Minister Barbara Castle, the architect of the new law, contended it could prevent 18,000 to 32,000 road casualties a year. Mrs. Castle, incidentally, does not drive. every four marriages ends in di-! millitres of his blood—the ap- vorce. j proximate effect of about nine "Love lies at the basis of any' shots of whisky, depending on great accomplishments," Sidor-!the individual—faces a fine of enko said, adding: "One way or 100 pounds ($240) and a four- another, man's happiness is con- month jail sentence or both. Refusal to breathe into ttie tube means a $120 fine and the possibility of arrest. "The reduction in accidents appears to be due to the breathalyzer, said Stephen Swingler, minister of state at the Transport Ministry. "It seems clear VIETNAM (Continued from Pag* One) gunships and air strikes by tactical fighter-bombers on the suspected Communist firing posi-!that the new drink and drive law is having some effect. British pubkeepers already tions, but enemy casualties were not known. Sixty-nine miles south of Saigon in the swampy Mekong Delta U.S. Navy river patrol boats and a helicopter gunship teamed up with Vietnamese militiamen to crush a Viet Cong assault on a government outpost Friday. The allied forces reported killing 19 guerrillas. At another outpost 35 miles northwest of Saigon, South Vietnamese troops got help from U.S. Army gunship choppers 4fld Air Force AC47s. fitted out with Catling guns. Eighteen Communist bodies were found after the two-hour fray. iAir Force and Navy pilots continued to be frustrated by thick monsoon cloud cover in efforts to hit targets in North Mrs. Bynum Mrs. Mattie Bynum, age 73, widow of Robert Bynum, died yesterday morning in Memphis Methodist Hospital. Born in Elizabethtown, 111., she had been a resident of Mississippi County since 1910. At the time of her dealh she was a resident of Luxora and a member of the Clear Lake Baptist Church. She leaves two sons, L. B. Bynum of Luxora and Layman to let the mayor get on horse and ride him out of town if he wanted to. Mayor Little declined. • Another question pertaining to keeping horses inside the city limits was recently received by this column. The questioner asks about a horse being kept on a lot on Second Street and says, "I'm sure that motorists passing can get a good whiff any morning they wish to drive by." I could find no horse on any lol on Second Street ... even though I drove up and down inhaling mightily. Perhaps you could write again being more specific about where the animal is being kept. About a month ago the City Council passed the animal ordinance and by now it could cost a violator from $150 to $750 for State Highway 18 three miles ' refusing to move their animals. Accident Kills Sister Of Resident A four - vehicle accident on east of Jonesboro yesterday took the life of Mrs. Lena Wilburn, age 60, of Lake City, sister of Mrs. Florence Thaxton of Blytheville, and also killed Mrs. Mayme Whitten, age 75, of Monette. In serious condition last night at a Jonesboro hospital were 1 Archie Wilburn, age 74, husband of Mrs. Wilburn and driver of their car, and Ernest Kimbrell, 52, of Monette, driver of the pickup truck in which his moth- The following question is only one of a few asked by one reader. Answers to the other question will be answered next week. "Did the mayor lay off 20 men last payday because he didn't have money lo pay them?" — A Concerned Taxpayer, City. According to (he mayor, "No." The men — and he would not pin down the number — were FCYPRUS (Continuea honl from the I other draf- : fies these points: One) first made public. He said didn't try to hide the fact was in the Army. Smith's release Army means—like ~*..^. -..-,. ...~~ t tees-lhat he still has the re-| —The estimated 12,000 Creek mainder of a six-year service ' soldiers and 1,200 Turks now on obligation to serve: active re-1 the island illegally will be pulled serve for two years during I out within 45 days, which he will attend weekly j —Turkey will end its invasion drill, inactive reserve for anoth-1 threat and guarantee the integer two. Then he gets his discharge. rity of Cyprus. —Greece wil pay eompensa- An Army spokesman said he j tion for the loss of lives and pro..as "not certain" about whatlperty suffered-during the Nov. would happen to the Army's de- j 15 battle that triggered the lat- mands for return of the bond:est crisis. Twenty-five Turkish and allotment money. But he said he expected the release to be "normal" and none of the money would turned. have to be re- LITTLE ROCK (AP)-Glenvil Daniels, an employe of Missouri Pacific Railroad, was killed Friday in a. one-car accident on U.S. 65, south of Little Rock. State Police said Daniels, 49, of Pine Bluff apparently lost control of his vehicle. Cypriols died in it. —Greece will pay compensa- tional Guard from an estimate 10,000 to 2,000 men. —Turkish Cypriots will have their own police force and a right to self-government in their own areas. —The powers of the U.N. peace keeping force on the island will be widened. aren't they will be let go. That's the way I intend to run that department," he said. • A question comes signed from "A Disheartened M o t h e r," wanting to know why some — in her opinion — unfit movies for.children are allowed to be shown in the city and the area. The answer, obviously, is that movie makers and movie showers are not so interested in moral questions as they are in money matters. . Recently — at the same time — the city's downtown theatre, the Rilz, showed a family-type er, Mrs. Whitten, was killed, j laid off, but not because the movie and the drive . in ' According to state police, the city doesn't have the cash to ilKln-n vnrl Wiml-irftll llollinlac ' T13V ttlPm Wilburn and Kimbrell vehicles collided head on, the Wilburn automobile being thrown out of control and striking the front and side of another car. A dump truck was also slightly Bynum of Blytheville; I damaged in the accident. One daughter, Mrs. Gladys Wooldridge of Jonesboro; Three brothers, Jimmy and Vietnam. But Air Force pilots Wiley Ralph of California, and managed to bomb the Yen Bail Mack Ralph of Steele; Two sisters, Mrs. Edith Alexander of Steele and Mrs. Mildred Vinsson of Birmingham, Ala.; And 13 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. airfield 78 miles northwest of Hanoi while Marine pilots struck bridges, communications lines and weapons positions in central North Vietnam and near the DMZ. A spokesman said bad weather prevented damage assessments. •:.In a related development, Peking's official New China News Agency charged today that U.S. aircraft on Nov. 25 "savagely attacked" a Chinese freighter anchored in Hong Gai port in N_Srth Vietnam. NCNA said the ship was damaged and eight ccew members were wounded. •"South Vietnamese headquar- iers reported several terroi I raids and sabotage efforts '•*! the Viet Cong. '.v'ln one raid, guerrillas swept into a village 18 miles north of Sjigon Friday and killed eight members of a 34-man Revolutionary Development (pacification) team. Four members of •the team were reported wound"id and two others were missing. "'. Meanwhile, it appeared today that Communist troops had No other injuries were reported. Society to Meet KILL EVIL HILLS, N.C. (AP) - The Man Wil! Never Fly Memorial Society has announced that tis annual "workshop"—or cocktail party—will Services will be tomorrow begin t hi s year at 4 p.m. Dec. 15 from Cobb Funeral Home chap-1 and is scheduled to en d at 10:30 el, Rev. James Rambo official- i the next day ing. Burial will be m Luxora Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Wes Markham, Jack Flanagan, Fred and G. A. George, John Grigory and Jesse Lowerins. pay "I'm going to run the city just like I would my own business," Little said. "We had a tremendous backlog of work built up through the summer and we had to put on more men. There isn't enough work through the winter to keep them all busy, so .some were let go." He said he doesn't consider the city payroll to be a welfare - like establishment. "From the very start I've told the men that if they're producing they'll be kept and if they the Starvue, ran an "adults-only" movie. The management says that three times the amount of people attended the drive-in as the Rilz. And at the drive-in Doily Record Weather Yesterday's high— 54 Overnight low — 44 . Precipitation previous 24 hours (to 7 a.m. today)— .93 Precipitation Jan. 1 to date — 11.53 Sunset today— 1:49 Sunrise tomorrow-— 6 :oO This Date A Year Afo Yesterday's hlgrh— 47 Overnight low— 23 Precipitation Jnn. . 1 to date— 43.02 Hunt on in State For Escaped Man WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. (AP)lposh hotels as far away as —The search was centered in Arkansas today for an "extremely dangerous" man who overpowered a Tennessee deputy sheriff and led officers on" a race through three states. Honolulu. Officers in Memphis said-Wall and two other deputies had taken Pope, another male prisoner and a female prisoner for a routine check to John Gaston Police said Robert Pope, 21,! Hospital, World Deaths WASHINGTON (AP) - Dr. Alan Tower Waterman, a physicist and administrator internationally known as a man who worked tirelessly in the cause of basic research and education, died Thursday at the age of 75. He was the first director of the National Science Foundation, joining the NSF in 1951. Dr. | Waterman, who taught at Yale ifor a time, was for six years ' deputy chief of the then new Office of Naval Research. . forced Shelby County Deputy R. E. Wall to drive him from Memphis to south of Hernando, Miss. There, they said, Pope slugged Wall, forced him from the cruiser and drove off with the officer's .38-caliber service revolver and a box of ammunition. The cruiser later was found on an auto dealer's lot at Olive Branch, Miss. Shelby County Sheriff William N. Morris Jr. Branch service station attendant, was hired,by Pope for $15 to drive him here. Rook's car .was stopped by j Memphis Police as he .came back into the city from Arkansas. He told officers he had let Pope out on East Broadway here. Later, the hunt moved to the Osceola, Ark., area, about 55 miles north of here, after a truck driver reported he had given a lift to a man fitting Pope's description and let him out near Osceola. Pope was booked in Shelby County Sept. 24 on charges of brgery in connection with an alleged travel spree on stolen credit cards that took.him to They said Pope jumped Wall on the parking lot while the other deputies and prisoners were still in the hospital. A broadcast alert for Pope described him as "extremely dangerous with a long record of kidnaping and armed robbery." ers. Salsbury later founded the aboratories to develop livestock and poultry medicines and made it a multimillion-dollar world-wide enterprise. children are admitted free. CHARLES CITY, Iowa (AP) — Dr. Joseph E. Salsbury, The movie showers feel it '.s i f oun( j er an( j chairman of Sals- the duty of the parent to deter-1 b ury Laboratories, an interna- mine what film his or her child j tj ona i supplier of veterinary should see or not see. Right or wrong, as one theatre manager put it, "We can't run all of our programs for the PTA. We have to run them for all of the public." ! medicines who came to the United States from England at the age of 21, died Friday at the age of 80. He began a successful career in animal medicines by selling chick vaccine to farm- Peter Miceli Peter A. Miceli, husband of the former Jo Ann Hannon, formerly of Blytheville, died Wednesday in Baltimore, Md., following a lonw illness. He was a Catholic. Serices will be Monday in Baltimore. Ludie Malone Services for Ludie Malone, 77, viitii. ssviumujiiaL 11 uuua nau • ... , .backed off-at least for the time I who died Nov. 28 will be con- being—from a showdown with a .b.altalion of U.S. 1st Infantry Di vision troops near the Bu Dop Special Forces camp three miles from the Cambodian bor- -'der and 80 miles north of Sai- Bon. •^•.Associated Press correspond- jent John T. Wheeler, with the •^American infantrymen, report •8 that there was large enemy Tiiovement around the Bu Dop •irstrlp Friday night. American iSjnbush patrols set off claymore /ttilnes toward the enemy move 'menu with unknown resulti. ducted tomorrow at True Light Baptist Church by Rev. 0. W. Weaver with burial in Number Nine Cemetery. She leaves five sons, Frank Harris, Louis Malone and Junior Malone, all of M e m p h i s, Claude Malone and Henry Malone, bolii of Blytheville; Four daughters, Willie Mae Currie, Louise Arnold, both of Blytheville, Lillie Mae Simmons Rebecca Raymond, both of Chicago. Horn* Funeral Horn* Is in charge. That will be on the eve of the celebration Dec. 17 of the 64th anniversary of the first airplane flight by the Wright brothers. The motto of the society is: "Birds fly; men drink." The society was founded nine years ago as a spoof on the Kill Devil Hills Memorial Society, which sponsors the Wright brothers observance. Three > easy ways to get YOUR Zip Ask your Dostman. B T.™* at the 7ip Map in the business pages of your phone hook. B Call you r post office. AJw»y» include jour Zip Code in your return addnai •o othen can easily Zip nwi to you. Publish^ .15 ] public itrvl« In twfr trtliM wiln Tli< AdveMisini Council CORRECTION! ROOFING 235-LB. SEAL-DOWN SINGLES PER SQ. OPEN 'TIL 4 P.M. SATURDAY! PRIVILEGES AUTHORIZED Al SECOND CLASS MAIL Blytheville Courier Newi BLYTHEVILLE, AKK. ZIP - ,2315 • Harry W. Hslnes, Publisher 3rd at Walnut St. Blytheville, Ark. Published daily except Sunday Second class postage pa{d at Blv- theillle. Ark. ' 1- In Blytheville and towns in th* Blytheville trade territory. HOME DELIVERY RATES Daily 35c per week BV MAIL PAYABLE IN ADVANCB Within 50 miles of BlytheviUe $8.00 per .year More than 50 miles from Blytherfllf S18.00 per year 'iwiiniiinnain Services By COBB FUNERAL HOME INTEGRITY MRS. MATTIE BYNUM, se* vices 2 p.m. Sunday from tb* chapel. /.•nniNiuiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiinNiiiiiiiinMinininiiHiiiiiiiiiiiii THE FUTURE OF ISRAEL Great and numerous are the prophecies in the Word of God that set forth a glorious future for Israel. By Israel, I mean the. descendants of Abraham who came through the line of Isaac and Jacob, the man whose name was changed to Israel. One of the greatest of these explicit prophecies, spoken to "all the house of Isfael wholly" is found in Ezekiel 11:16-21. Thus said the Lord God; Although I have cast them far off among the nations, and although I have scattered them among the countries, yet will I be to them a little sanctuary in the countries where they shall come. Therefore say. Thus sailh the Lord God; I will even gather you from the peoples, and assemble you out of the countries where ye have been scattered, and I will give you the land of Israel. And they shall come thither, and they shall take away all the detestable things thereof and all the abominations thereof from thence. And I will give them one heart, and I will put a new spirit withift you; and I will tak: the stony heart out of their flesh, and will give them a heart of flesh: That they may walk in my statutes, and keep mine ordinances, and do them: and they shall be my people, and I will be their God Not one item in this prophecy has yet been fulfilled. Israel has not yet been gathered out of the countries where they have been scattered. Some have returned to their ancient homeland, but it has not been given to them. They have bought or fought for every inch of land they now .hold there. The detestable things and abominations have not yet been purged from the land. They have not been given one heart; they are a sorely divided and fragmented people.' The fulfillment of this prophecy is not one of long and gradual human effort. It breathes of the miraculous in every statement. Its fulfillment will begin on the day that God speaks from heaven, assumes sovereignty over all nations and His government, the kingdom of God, becomes a reality in this world. This is seen in Ezekiel 20:23 where God says: "Surely with a mighty hand, and with » stretched out arm, and with fury poured out, will I rule over you." It is after this rule begins that all Israel will be denationalized and repatriated by God (verse 34). It is after this that He will deal with them personally and directly (verse 34). The world will yet see miraculous things happen to the people called Israel, but all prophecies concerning them await the coming ol the kingdom of God forttitir fulfillment Otis Q.Sellers. TOs Is I mess»!« in our N«wip»j>er Evangelism PmiKt, lit s«k to ser« those who disirt t better lindeislinilmj ol God's Word. A packags of liter. ' itutt will b< sent free In all who nquest It. You will fiat ta visited. THE WORD OF TRUTH MINISTRY

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