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Thursday, July 21, 1966
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HythtvUli (Ark.) * Itertey. July a. If Hanoi Tries Fliers U.S. Must Use Restraint Fulbright Say WASHINGTON (AP) - Sens. J. W. Fulbright and Leverett Saltonslall called today for re- utraint in any American retaliation if North Viet Nam puts captured U.S. pilots on trial as war criminals. President Johnson offered at his news conference Wednesday a U.S. meeting with Hanoi officials on the treatment of war prisoners — or to discuss any other subject. The President denounced threats to put the prisoners on trial as "deplorable." But he ELECTION (Continued from Page One) times." Alfbrd saw the challenge from Rockefeller and the rejuvenated Arkansas Republican Party as the basic cause of the relative lameness in this year's Democratic primary. "We saw what happened to Goldwater in 1964 after his Republican Opponents In the primary had got through with him," Alford said. "We Democrats in Arkansas this year cannot make the mistake of' ruining our man before he faces Rockefeller. Therefore, with a couple of exceptions, we've been pretty polite with one another. "This may be why the usual fireworks haven't been sparked off in this primary. The two- party system is going to require that all of us join forces behind our nominee when the time comes." Alford said his relations with such past and present foes as Orval Faubus and Brooks Hays are "personally good." He feels that Frank Holt would be sorely handicapped against Rockefeller because of his identification with the ruling state faction. Alford, in gambling that his strategy of unity will make him the Democratic nominee, believes that he has burned no 'bridges linking him to the other Democratic candidates and claims that he could best represent a Democratic united front against Rockefeller. The Mayflower compact was signed Nov. 21, 1620. Cotlonwood Raceway Int. 55 & Hiway 140 OSCEOLA, ARK. Racing this Friday & Each Friday Night Time Trials — 6:30 p.m. Races —8:15 p.m. All New Track Steel Bleachers Class "C" Stockers and Class "A" Super Modified from a 5-State Area. THE FASTEST QUARTER-MILE GUMBO TRACK IN THE SOUTH carefully avoided saying whether retaliatory measures might be taken. Amid widespread predictions in Congress that prisoner trials would generate public demands for all-out conventional war against North Viet Nam. Fulbright said this would be a "disastrous course" for the United States to take. * Fulbright, * * Arkansas Democrat who heads the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said, "If we start retaliatory action I'm afraid there would be no end to it." "The history of warfare Indicates that retaliatory action leads to barbaric conflict,", he said. "I would hope that, at least, there will be no attacks on civilians in any action we might take." Fulbright ia a leading critic of Johnson's Viet Nam war policies. Saltonstall, senior Republican on the Senate Armed • Services Committee, said in a separate interview that, everything possible must be done to make it clear to the North Vietnamese that they , cannot condemn American war prisoners as criminals at trumped-up trials. "But we must act legally," the Massachusetts senator Mid. "We cannot engage in indiscriminate slaughter :as a retaliatory measure. We don't want to make criminals of ourselves just because they do." * * * Sen. Stephen M. Young, D- Ohio. told the Senate Wednesday the South Vietnamese are executing many prisoners of war turned over to them by U.S. Daily Record Weather V. S. Weather Unreal Agricultural service Reiser. Ark. Skies over the state today are partly cloudy to cloudy. The only rain area this morning was the extreme south section. Following the front which moved through the state yesterday somewhat drier and cooler air is settling through the mid- South. Last night Reiser recorded 67 degrees for the low temperature. This is the lowest we have recorded since the 24th of June. It is not likely these more seasonable temperatures will affect more than the northeast portion of the state. And even here temperatures should begin warming up again tomorrow. Forecasts for the remaining three-fourths of Arkansas call for continued warm temperatures and a possibility of showers today. Texarkana was the only reporting station in the state yesterday that managed to reach the 100-degree mark. Other maximums were in the mid 80s to mid 90s. fexarkana can also claim the honor of being the warmest station this morning with a low of 77. Batesville had a cool 63 at the other end of our minimum range. Precipitation amounts yesterday were quite varied with heaviest amounts reported at Athens with 1.12, Little Rock .93 and Brinkley with .84. Other stations were more nearly in the V4 Inch bracket. From an agricultural standpoint the showers were not general enough nor were they heavy enough to be really beneficial and irrigation will continue in most areas where possible. Many farmers are taking advantage of the dry weather to work on land leveling activities. Yesterday's High—96 Qvernleht Low—67 Precipitation previovm 24 hours (to 7 a.m. today)—none Precipitation Jan. 1 to date—39.90 Sunset Today—7:10 Sunrise Tomorrow—5:02 This Date A Year AfO Yesterday's High—88 Overnight Low—71 Precipitation Jan. 1 to date—37.60 Ulysses S. Grant was probably the only United States President ever arrested for speeding. Grant was whisking down a street near the White House when a policeman apprehended him, and took the horse and rig to the station. The surprised Chief of State had to walk back to the Executive Mansion. BIG "D" BISCUITS Pillsbury or Bollard, Sweetmilk or CAN Buttermilk Markets Open ffldi Low Chicago Wheat Sept. Ult Dec. Mar. 188% 19SV4 198% 188% 19SV4 199 184% 190% 194% 188% 192% 196% Chicago Soybeans Nov. 326 326 321 Jan. Mar. 329% 331 329Vi 331% 325 328 322% 325% 328% New York Stocks Texas G. S ............... 99% Chrysler .............. ... 39% RCA A. T. Dow &T 49% 54% 88% Xerox ................... 235% GM ......... .............. 81% Pan Amer ................ 66% Ford ..................... 46% Westinghouse ............ 62% U. S. Steel ................ 43 Curtis Pub. ., ........ ..... 9% Comsat ................... 82% Amer. Motors ............ 10% Sears .................... 54% Parke Davis .............. 29% Gen. Electric ............ 104 Beth. Steel ..... .......... .32V« Reynolds Tob ............. 37% Standard N. J. ........... 70% Holiday Inn .............. 37% Ark-La 43 Ark-Mo ................... 13% Divco-Wayne ..... ....... 31 Alan Logan Is 'Open Enemy' Russ Declare MOSCOW (AP) - The Soviet Youth newspaper accused » U.S. diplomat today of spreading anti-Soviet feeling among foreign students in Moscow and gathering intelligence. Komsomolskaya P r a v d a called Alan Logan, second secretary of the U.S. Embassy, "an open enemy of our country." The paper said Logan "is deeply mistaken if he thinks he can get away with it. We think the authorities have all grounds to examine more closely the activity of the second secretary." forces. He laid the United States "in the name of human! ty and decency" should stop transferring Viet Cong prisoners to South Vietnamese units. * » > Young said he would favor the "gravest reprisals" if Hanoi puts U.S. prisoners on trial. He added such trials would make escalation of the war inevitable and "mean the deaths of many, many Vietnamese nationals." On the international front, Moscow Radio said it goes along with Hanoi's view that the captured American airmen are war criminals — not prisoners of war. The report monitored in Tokyo referred to recent statements by North Vietnamese diplomats that the captured airmen are war criminals and the issue lies solely with Hanoi authorities. SUPERIOR termite protection, lifetime contract, includes SPRAYING EACH YEAR • aids in the control of ants, •piders and other crawling insects. GET AWAY from the problem — SWITCH OVER and STAY PROTECTED. SUPERIOR Termite & Pest Control, Inc. Ph. PO 2-2350 ALSO Roach Spray Trees Control & Shrubbery RIOT (Continued from Page One) Gov. James A. Rhodes called up nearly 2,000 guardsmen Tuesday night on request of Mayor Ralph S. tocher. The mayor talked by telephone Wednesday with Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey about the situation. Locher said the vice president offered "any assistance that you and the people of Cleveland may need." The mayor said he and Humphrey discussed federal aid to the slum area businessmen whose stores were wrecked, looted or burned. Wednesday night's vandalism brought an attempt to burn a hotel. A crude firebomb thrown from a car outside the hotel failed to ignite the building. But an armed guard was posted inside, behind locked doors. Policemen raced from one spot to another answering reports of window breaking, lot- ing and firebombii.g. Policemen reported seeing several groups working on firebombs made with gasoline-filled bottles. "We've got two cans of gasoline and two cocktails," was the report from a squad car. "They're throwing bottles at us," said another policeman. Guardsmen and police patrols ranged over an area 70 blocks long. Georgia Skelron OK LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — Georgia Skelton, wife of comedian Red Skelton, Is resting comfortably at Sunrise Hospital in Las Vegas, recovering from a bullet wound. Mrs. Skelton, who is reported in satisfactory condition, was accidentally shot early Tuesday when she moved a 38-caliber pistol, part of a gun collection, and it went off, police said. The accident happened in her suite at the Sands Hotel, where her husband is appearing. SPECK tram Pa(t (hie) pita) with Getty. deity, S3, hai never had a client MDtenced to deatii in 402 murder cases and has won acquittals in his last 14 cases before juries. His job is to defend persons who cannot afford to hire de- fens* lawyers. Speck's sister, Mrs. Eugene Thornton of Chicago, asked Getty to try and see Speck. Judge Daniel Ryan of the felony division of Circuit Court had assigned the lawyer Tuesday to defend Speck. Getty, after a brief examination of Speck's background, said he is considering entering a plea of insanity. He said a sanity hearing would be held. Getty said that during his meeting with Speck, the ex-convict was "at times coherent and at other times incoherent" and appeared to be very weak. Judge Ryan continued the case after he allowed State's Atty. Daniel P. Ward to file a formal complaint charging Speck with murdering Gloria Jean Davy, 22, of Dyer, Ind. Speck did not attend the hearing. Ward has said he will probably file multiple murder charges later. Miss Davy is believed to be the first of the eight student nurses at the South Chicago Community Hospital to die. Her nude body was found on a couch in the living room of the townhouse. Ward asked Judge Ryan that Speck be held in the Cook County Jail as soon as medical experts approve. After such a transfer, Speck could be seen only by jail personnel, Getty and persons bearing passes signed by the public defender, interrogation of Speck by police and the state's attorney. Wilson has maintained that Speck's fingerprints were found in (he townhouse and that Speck's photograph was identified by Corazon Amurao, 23, sole survivor Of the massacre. This is all the evidence needed, Wilson says. Dr. William N. Norcross, the City Jail Hospital physician, said late Wednesdayy that Speck is comfortable, but eats poorly. He said Speck's diet consists primarily of liquids. There is still a question whether Speck has suffered a heart attack. Dr. Norcross says there is an 80 per cent chance that Speck suffered a coronary thrombosis sometime Tuesday, file same day Miss Amurao confronted Speck in his hospital room. Judge Ryan said he would name two cardiologists to e x- amine Speck. Speck compained of chest pains Tuesday shortly after he met face-to-face with Miss Amurao, an exchange nurse from the Philippines. Miss Amurao, wearing her nurse's uniform, went into the room with Norcross. Speck reportedly had no reaction when he saw her. There has been no official confirmation to newspaper reports that Miss Amurao — who crouched under a bed an prayed while her friends were being massacred — identified Speck in the hospital room as the slayer. NOTICE IN TUB PROBATE COURT OF MISSISSIPPI COUNTY, AIU KANSAS. CHICKA8AWBA DISTRICT IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF Annie Lucy Henspn, deceased Last known address of decedent: Blytheville, Arkansas Date Of death: May II, 10W The undersigned was appointed as personal representative of the estate of the above-named decedent on the 19 day of July, 1966. All persons having claims against the estate must exhibit them, duly verified, to the un dersigned within six months from the date of the first publication of this notice, or they shall be forever barred and precluded from any benefit in the estate. This notice first published 21 day of July, 196«. James E. Benson Personal Representative 512 East Cherry Street Blytheville, Arkansas Marcus Evrard, 118 West Walnut Street, Blytheville, Arkansas Attorney for Persona! Representative. 7-21, 28 WARNING ORDER Jerry Yount and Frances Yount, his wife, are warned to appear in the Chancery Court for the Chickasawba District of Mississippi County,. Arkansas, within thirty (30) days next after the date of the first publication of this notice,, to answer a complaint filed .against them by Blytheville Federal Savings and Loan Association and James Terry, as trustee. Witness my hand as clerk of said court, and tite seal thereof, at the City of Blytheville. Arkansas, on this 5th day of July 1966. GERALDINE LISTON, Clerk By Geraldine Listen Marcus Evrard Title Insurance Bldg., 118 West Walnut Street Blytheville, Arkansas Graham Sudbury 115 North Street Blytheville, Arkansas Attorney ad litem 7-7, 14, 21, 28 INVITATION FOR BIDS The Housing Authority of the City of Luxora, Arkansas, will receive bids for the construction of a public iow-rent housing project described as: Project No. 'ARK-79-1. Site "A", Luxora, Arkansas, twenty-six (26) dwelling units, one (1) Management & Maintenance Building and site improvements, until 2:00 P.M., on the 27th day of July, 1966. at the City Hall, in Luxora. Arkansas, at which time and place all bids will be publicly opened and read aloud. Proposed forms of contarct documents, including plans and specifications are on file at the following locations; Stanley Brown, Architect, Suite 409, Fausett Plaza, little Rock, ArkMMi SUiklty fcttrti, Art 4»» CMtr Sprtt|t ftoM, DftlU*> ttoai Mr*. Martha G*6r|e, E»*6- utlvt Mrtctor, Kouiini Authority at the City of Utt- om, Arkansas r.W.Dodie Corp,, J« Scott St., Llttlt Rock, Artaittaa F. ff. Dodge Corp., ISK-A Poplar, Memphia, TMneuM Associated General Contractor's of America- 3JO South Dudley. Mtmphil, Tennessee Construction News, 715 W. 2nd St., Little Rock, Arkansas Fort Smith Plan Room, 906 Carnall Ave. Fort Smith, Arkansas One set of Project No. ARK 79-1 documents may be obtained from the Architect upon deposit of (25.00, check made payable to Stanley Brown, Architect, 4012 Cedar Springs Road, Dallas, Texas. Additional sets of plans and specifications may be obtained from the Architect upon the payment of the aim of 1U.90 which will not be refunded. Subcontractors and material suppliers may obtain plans and specifications at an oat-right purchase amount of $18.00 per set. Deposits will be returned to all bona fide bidders if the contract documents are returned in good condition to the office of the Architect within ten (10) days after bid Opening date. Contract documents furnished to those who do not submit a bona fide bid will only be returned 50% of the deposit, if the contract documents are returned in good condition, within ten (10) days of bid opening date, to the office of the Architect. A certified check Or bank draft, payable to the Local Authority- U.S. Government bonds, or a satisfactory bid bond executed by the bidder and acceptable sureties in the amount equal to 5 percent of the bid shall be submitted with each bid. The successful bidder will be required to furnish and pay for satisfactory performance and payment bond or bonds. Attention is called to the (act that not less than minimum aal- aries and wages set forth in the specifications must be paid on this project, and that the contractor must perform with his own,,._ ._. ..,„. oMcret* and carpentry. ••• J tech MMer ifuet hire e ¥•!• Id bcf-wa In full We* end af- l*ct to do MiiMffcld Afkanau...... ei e contractor pursuant te lh« provWoni of the Arkanau Statute* (ACT ISO of 1N» ft- Ktlve Jur* I, 1««3.) ft* Local Authority nrtrvitts ,,i the rlfht to reject any or aQ . bids or to waive any tafwmaU- tiei In the bidding. t " Nobldthall >e withdrawn for a period of sixth (tt) day* tub- ' sequent to the opening of bid* ".'• without the content of the Loo „ al Authority. • The Housing Authority of the City of Luxora, Arkansas By Martha H, George Ex. Dir. Date • July 5,19M. Wake up rariri to without nagging backach* Now! 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VENIE LORREV, Thursday, 2 p.m. Manila Church of Christ. WARREN S. ALLEN, Arrangements Incomplete Vote For For LIEUTENAN /Proven Experience /Dedicated Service /LEADERSHIP In Education In Youth Work In Legislature In Medical Fields In Business Elect T.E.TOM TYLER Lt. Governor VERNOR Attention Candidates! Deadline For Advertising In The Monday July 25 Issue Of The Courier News 9AM Saturday July 23 All Ad Copy MUST Be In The Courier News Office At This Time. Blytheville Courier News

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