The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on August 4, 1944 · Page 10
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 10

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Friday, August 4, 1944
Page 10
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PAGE TEN BLYTJIEVlLLJfl (AUK.) COURIER NEWS FRIDAY, AUGUST 4, 1944 • .n* /;; Re-Elecl HALE JACKSON SHERIFF and TAX COLLECTOR of MISSISSIPPI COUNTY! Honest Fearless Experienced Efficient His Record Speaks For Itself! The office of Sheriff & Collector is one of the most important offices in the county. The Sheriff handles annually approximately a million and a half dollars in Mississippi County. The Sheriff is responsible for public welfare and safety. tHERE IS NO SUBSTITUTE FOR EXPERIENCE AND ABILITY. Hale Jackson has proven his qualifications and fitness for this office. Because of his experience and qualifications, Hale Jackson is able to give the taxpayers of Mississippi County an honest and efficient administration of the affairs of the Sheriff's office. He can give you more for your money. Let's Look At The Proof! Hale Jackso?i has made prompt and complete settlements of all funds collected in his office. The system of accounting U8ed by his office has repeatedly .won the praise of auditors checking his accounts. During his term in office, Hale Jackson has made a turn back 1 0 the ctnmtv in the sum of $88*54.74. This amount represents fees and fines above Me expense, of the office. IT IS THE LARGEST AMOUNT KVKR TURNED BACK TO THE COUNTY BY ANY COUNTY OFFICIAL IN LIKE NUM~ MR OF YEARS. This * pn fU« lo the county „*, a result of the eeono,nical aribnwesslike manner in which Hale Jackson conducted the affairs of the office, fhishasbeenadistincistwinusto the county and has P l ttl/ed no small part m putlinf/ the county on a cash basis. - ThereconlmadebyllaleJacksonin collection of taxes in 1943 loa * one of the most outstanding in the state with the lowest percentage of delinquents in he lustoru of the county. One important reason for this low delinquency vttottaxpauerswerenotifMpersonally by Hale Jackson before their taves were returned delinquent. Hale Jackson has installed a modern system of tax A Vote For Hale Jackson Is A Fearless, Efficient Service collection which has speeded up tax collections thereby saving taxpayers considerable lime and trouble. Male Jackson has had four teen years of active experience in criminal work. He has proven that he is an able and fearless law enforcement officer. TJierc has been an increased efficiency in criminal work 'dttring his lime in office. New and modern methods and equipment for crime detection have been installed, in his office which, have been a considerable help in the apprehension and conviction of law violators. During his term in office, there have been 18,271 arrests made. Not a person arrested has been shot nor an officer wounded. Of the §140,553.00 stolen property reported to the office, $127^)46.70 was recovered. During Hale Jackson's term in office, there have been 63 homicides committed in Mississippi County and only one has not been solved. Due lo the numerous pleas of guilty entered because of the efficient manner in which evidence was gathered by Hale Jackson and his deputies, the Criminal Courts have been speeded up considerably. This has resulted in a substantial savings i n time and money to the taxpayers of Mississippi Couty. Vote For Continued Honest, In Your Sheriff's Office This Ad Written And Paid For By Mississippi County Friends of Hale Jackson

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