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' PAGE EIGHT BLYTHEVILLE (ARK,)] COURIER NEWS HH BLYTHEVTLLB! OuUnOCK 1HEWB VBB OOUBXBI KCWB OQk R. W. HAMS, FUUMm , • JAMRS L. VERHODT, MK* THOMAS R, ATKINS, Advertlstaf miUjH floit Nttlon*! AdmtUi« W*H*M Wttmer Co, Ntw Tort, too* Attoato, ICenphb. Pnfcttahed Every Aftera •pi Bmxta . blend u second el*M nmtttr »» UM pa*- •ffioe at Blytbevllle, Arkum* tmdw act of Oo, October S, 1917. Bored by the Dotted Pita ' SUBSCRIPTION RATBi By «*rrter In the city of Blythertn* «r «n» •uburbui town when curler Mrrloi If nuto- ulned, 20e per week, or Mo per month. - By mall, within a ndlw of 40 BUM*, »U» per jreu. $2.00 for «li montb», HM for three mootta; by m=U outside H mil* mgoe, HO.W par pttt payable 1m Views of Others things ns natural laws thnl, limit Ihelr discretion nnd determine sound government!)! policy. much less trying lo work in linn • them. —T1ATTON W. SUMNERS, Representative from Fifth slonnl District of Texas. with Congrcs- The Easy Way State Responsibilities When the 38th annual Governor's Conference was held in Oklahoma City, resolutions were adopted showing renewed determination ot the states lo hold tightly their sovereign rights. Thirty Governors attended and resolutions that were adopted received unanimous votes foe- enuse Hint Is required by the Conference rule. A number of subjects were covered in the renewal of intention lo conduct strictly stntc matters within the stales themselves. Duplication of effort and harassment of slate and local officials were cited as among the objections to federal encroachment In states' affairs, as well as the general thought that a continued ebutng of slntc sovereignty is n real danger. Exprcs- sions of the speakers were sometimes quite blunt. Governor Walter Edge of New Jersey spoke of the Federal Government's condescending "to return to the states in the form of benefits a small portion of the millions taken away In taxes." Oov. Edward Martin of Pennsylvania spearheaded the discussions of federal domination nt the opening session of the conference, appeal- Ing- to the states to resume their own financial responsibilities. "State budgets arc balanced nncl most of the stales have money in the bank," _he said. "The states could go a lorn; way toward 1 .-helping the financial condition of the Ied.eral government if they would take care of : their own financial responsibilities." He spoke ofthe states going "to Washington with tin ..'cups" and he averred tills was a major cause •of centralization of government and the unbalanced federal budget. ; . —SCOTTISH RITE. NEWS BULLETIN. We hnve no vnllel busts on which to tnlton- iillze the existing public debt ns n beneficent influence. It .should be recognized ;is a serious problem. Instead of ndclhij; to it, even for the purposes of such primary Importance as the relief of unemployment, we should plan to dcnl with this nnd other problems In wiiys that will r.vold further debt increases. Once we shnll linve ngrjed thnl this apparently easy way of incc-IIng oven Ihe .rcnl emcrgoncles, not to mention the many linaglnniy ones, is to be hereafter closed, we can face up to I lie job of b:imlliii 0 ' Ihem Inside! he budget. And this, In the lonii run, will really be the easy way. —IIARLEY I,. LUTiS, rrofcssor of Piiullc Finance Princeton University. Wrong Job We would .suggest that one Uiiiif? (hat may be wrong with Congress i« • that the Slaughter Committee is working on surplus properly disposal instead of the meat SO THEY SAY The Laws of Natu re ••*%/• T.' In this «Ee when nien talk through the air, •fly through the air, and do man-clous things jri medicine and surgery and in all other fields '•Of science, nobody with any sense would attempt to go forward in his contemplated (ield .at effort until he has first discovered the laws -oT nature—of God, the Big Boss—which limit ;human discretion and determine sound policy. -In such UK age a system of free government . r camtot be operated in so great, a territory ns ours guided by the theories of men and the exigencies of the next election. Nobody would attempt it except a people governmentally, .what shall we say, very foolish. Think of n people who succeed in their efforts generally because they are guided by th e nalural laws which 'control them. They know that they could not •otherwise, succeed, and yet they are trying to operate a great system of free government, without even recognizing that there are any such We want lo .see the .strength of (he nations united into n common enterprise. We want lo see Ihc 1 iio\vcrs now in onr hands IK' shared by the world. It is necessary for the protection ol the world.—Dr. A .11. Cotnplon, chancellor Washington U. of St. Louis. * • * Wo acknowledge need for correction. lint the need for correction does not warrant or excuse criticism Inspired by their ignorance, or even worse, an intent lo discredit flu instrument of the people that has nt least once In every [;en- eratlon stood between lho.se people and disaslcr. —Gciiernl Eisenhower. * * * We nre determined lo work for political and economic pence in Europe, in I tie Near Rist nncl in tlic rest of Ihe world.—SecriMary ol State Byrnes. * * » One thing I noticed, however, was the lack of attention paid to detail in the American womim's dress. I concede the value of renely- to-weiir, but it overlooks certain niceties that are n necessity in the French woman's PV e.— M. Giuiinont-Lnnvin of pnris. president Chnmbrc Syndicate dc la Couture, nfter visit lo U. S. * * * These .ire the three keys lo world iwace: economic collabornlion, universal disarmament, and the protection nnd extension of demcracy in political nnd economic instllullons.—Assistant, Secretary of Labor John W. Gibson. * * * Despite nil of the strikes that there have been, employment is steadily increasing.—Robert C. Goodwin, director u. S. E. S. » * * All expression of thought in fnvor o! Ideals for pence or in opposition to (he policy ol preparation for aggressive warfare was \vns rigirly suppressed in schools, nnd this suppression was directed nt students as well ns lcncher s and professors. -1-lyoc Oucbi, former Tokyo Imperial U. professor, a war crimes witness. * r * Paris lodny has 20 morning; and evening; dt.ilics, or 52 less tliau Ihe lotal published before the wnr.—Arisrkle Blank, an-year-old publisher Fr.inccSolr. General Duty ' LUCY AGNES HANCOCK, cotk - Oistribiirtd by NEA SiHVICE. , - ' '' XXIX ^S it happened Sally was in the , , kitchen .preparing the midday lunch for .her dislinguished patient when Mrs. Canlwell arrived and was directed to the door of room 327. When Sally returned with Doctor Channing's luncheon, she found the lady ensconced in a chair close to the bed alternately condoling nnd congratulating the famous invaj^l in the host bedside manner. Tfce doctor gave Sally a look of such real distress—almost anguish—that the nurse quickly disposed of ths fray on the nearest table and said quietly but firmly: "I'm sorry, Mrs.—er—Cantwell, isn't it? But Doctor Cbanning isn't having visitors just now. Will you be kind enough \p postpone your visit to a more: auspicious hour? Let me assist : you with your wrap. I'm sure you •want to help us all you can so that our patient will recover his health quickly. Goodby, Mrs.— er—Ganlwell. So nice of you to understand—so few people* realize— Ugh! How was that, Doctor?" She returned from ushering the Unwelcome caller into the corridor to find the good doctor shakinp with mirth'. . "Wei)'" she demanded. "You were superb, my dear. can't thank you enough. But don 1 think lor a moment she's beaten She'll try again ,if — but you'l Mill be here this afternoon, than' Boodness Beton: you go oft dul tonight phone Kate and tell' he" • (be must sp«nd the evening visit ln<'hours with me. She. cordiall , > dUKkes Mrs. Canlwell—afraid, n 3 doubt, the lady will marry me an .r ihe'll lose her job of head keeper. •'Ite'touhcd ,"No . ,"Now what messe Doctor Bacon, Sally," Margaret Adams said as ally went along (he hall lo her oom late that afternoon. "She ave me her number but I have orgotten it." "Thai's all right," Sally told her. I know it." She dialed the ninn- er and Carolyn's mother an- wcred. "Carolyn wants yen to come Jver Ihis evening, Sally. There is omelbing she wants to talk to you ibout. We'll wait dinner for yon. 1 "I'm just off duty, Mrs. Bacon nit I can be there in an hour." She bathed and changed and left lie Annex, walking briskly down Main Street hill and through Ihe >usincss seclion of I.inlonvillc before she lunicd off at Cedar climbed the gradual incline l< Walnut Place and along the soft!} shaded avenue unlil she came tc .he brpWn shingled house where Carolyn- Bacon lived with her mother. The front door was opci and as she stood for a moment 01 Ihe brick entrance porch, slit heard Carolyn's soft voice and the deep rumble of a man's laugh Mrs. Bacon hurried to the door. "Corns in, come in, you nautili, girl," she scolded mildly. "Yoi have been neglecting us shame fully and we accept no excuses.' "Then I shall give none," S;ill\ smilingly told her, shedding hat coat and gloves. "Company?" asked. "No one but Dick," her hosles explained. "Come in and mcc him, my dear. He's a splendi boy." "I'm sure he is." She followc Mrs. Bacon to the living roon where her daughter and finnc were playing with a killen Carolyn ran to Sally and gave he; a little shake. Sally thought ho\ joung and lovely she looked __ That's what love did to a girl. Just a Warning IF i C-HOQSE TO CALL IN HE'LL MAKE. , .-- f /wrHiNq THAT HAS ^ GONE BEFORE LOOK LIKE 5CHOOLBOY STUFF/ . WEDNESDAY, JULY 10, 1946' !••••«<••«••»• m • m •••• ••••»•••• a «• MM ••»• • •• •• FELIX A. CARNEY I City Radio Repair \ Radios and Appliances [ 324 E. Main St. Phone 2407 \ > I Terry Abstract & Realty Co. Abstracts of Title — Lands — Loans 213 W. Walnut Phone 2381 WASHINGTON COLUMN Housing Without OPA Ceilings "J-J^Tii'/s Ihc culprit, Dick," she s;iid, turning lo the young ian wlio came forward. "This 13 ic 'young lady who refused lo ime to our announcement party nd I'm pretty mad at her. This s. Kichard Gregory, Sally iUay- ard, nnd you really don't deserve o know him." She laid a posses- vc hand on Ihe man's arm and milcd nt Sally. Sally and he look hands and Sally decided she ked him. lie had n strong, nllicr homely face with a pair ot he most compelling eyes she had, ver encountered. No wonder ho vns the successful lawyer the pa- ers declared him to be. ' Hichard Gregory was, nppnr-* utly, in his middle 30s—tall, erect nut slim-hipped. His manner w;i» 'harming — his speech quiel ;mj lirect and, ns the three talked, Sally wtis constantly pUljjned by lie feciim; that she had Viczird 1m •oicc lie fore —under unpleasant conditions. Yet she knew she hail icvcr met him nor been nnywhcro ic wns. Once he met her frown- ng i;;ue and smiled. "Snmi'lliini: bothering you. Miss Maynard?" he asked. "Of course there is." Carolyn [old him. "Sally is one nurse who is ^nevcr free of the hospital." "Xot :i very wise course," the ™um; ni.-ui murmured nnd ngnin • Sally MI die liif; of memory. Where had she heard that voice? A pleasant voice—even a cultured, attractive one. During dinner she forgot it and not until liiey W(TO - m lnc R;m i m and Sally was Irlting Mrs. Bacon about her Aunt Clein's lamlsrnp- uiR did the idea again present iu •'elf. Carolyn and Mr. Gregory were walkini; down the gravel path some distance ahead and his voice came h;ick lo her, subdued but perfectly audible. ''Not a very pleasant experience, wns it?" Almost the exact words. The man in Receiving-. Ihe man who walked through th:-t darkened room and out Die sico Uy 1'KTKR EDSON NTA \V:isliin£tiln Cnrrespoiulcnt WASHINGTON, July 10. tNEA> —When the runaway Congress nocked out price ceilings lust week ml, it may nlso have blown lite oof off th cveternns' housing pro- rmn. All the angles hnve not yet leen figured out by Housing Expr.- litcr Wilson Wyatl's experts, but. f Congress docs not renew price onlrols iti some form applicable o Ihe housing program, the Na- ional Housing Agency will have t-o lo ji lot or fast erection of emergency shelters to cover these problems: Under Ihe Veterans' Housing Act, the Fcdernl Housing Admims: rut ion was authorized to put cell- ing prices on complcied housing •ind channel building materials IGto this "HI!" priority construction. The cosi of any house, however, is made up of the sum of the costs of its components—lumber, brick, plumbing and so forth. A cclllne price could be put on a completed house only if there were ceilinirs on Ihc components. So if the ceil- ngs nre taken off the components how can the roof be kept on the house? Furthermore, if there nre n° price ceilings o" building materials, what good nre the so-called "HH" priorities? If a building supply dealer can leEitimaiely sell his materials at .high prices to the first comer, there is no iioint In soiling Ihem nt lower prices to go Into priority housing on which there must be n ceiling. Another feature: of the. Pntman Housing Act provided for paying premiums for extra production ot scarce building nialcrials. Agreements hnve already been miulc or. how Ihese premiums, or subsidies, will be pnid for extra production of plywood, cluy products and gypsum paper liners. Agreements nre :il! ready on linrdwodo flooring, cnst iron soil pipe nnd healing convcc- toi's. Olhcrs nre in preparation. NOw that price ceilings are removed, all production cnii be sold nt prices even higher than provided us premium payments. So Ihcsn Incentives become meaningless, and Expediter Wyali mny have to exercise his option to terminate these premium payment, pinna. HIGHER PRICES DKI'EAT VET PROGRAM In Ihe same way, guaranteed market payments for new building uiuterhils and prefabricated housing niny become ineffective. With high, rr prices on stnndnrd building ma- (crlnls permissible, guaranteed payments on new materials would have to be still higher to encourage lliclr produclion nnd use. That would only defcal the main purpose or the vets' Itoiisine program, wlric!\ lo build as much low-cost, housing ns possible. One of the points eniphnsi/eil in Wynlt's first monthly progress report, Just issued. Is that about half of the 5:n,ooo HH priority dwelling nulls approved in Ihc first five months of IfltG will sell lor less than $7500 or rent for le.w than SGO n month. Wyatt snys this is loo high nnd Ihcrc must bo more mills to rent tor under Sin Tliis \vas hard enough under tlv OI'A ccilkigs existing up to JuneSt "If flie.se controls arc removc( or substantially weakened." s'.iys Wyntl, "the whole low-cost nalun of the program will be endangered." I.IO1RKR AT.KKAI>Y HAS INCItEASEI) President Tinman's OPA veto message stntement that under Ihc Toft nnd Wherry nniendnicnls, the avcrngc increase ol building materials, excluding lumber, would approximately 20 per cent, w;i based on OPA estimates rnnglns, President's statement because since" November the three principal grades or lumber, comprising M per ccnt of all sains, have nlrendy hnd price increases of 11 to 12 per cent. Bureau or Labor Statistics s:«ys lumber prices nre now 2S per cent above 19^. 90 per cent above 1B30. Removal of price controls on her might therefore have ICFS c f fret than on oilier building 111:1- torials. This is borne out by Cotton Northup, secretary of the National Retail Lumber Dealers' Association. He says there may be sonic lumber increases at first to meet black _ market competition but that j scon as the black market is eliminated, there should be more lumber and more mill work, better distributed and at less cost. 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