The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on July 18, 1946 · Page 8
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 8

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Thursday, July 18, 1946
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PAGE EIGHT BI.YTHEVILLE (ARK.)' COURIER NEWS THURSDAY, JUI,Y 18, 1946 Four Questioned In Girl's Murder Body of Daughter Of Planter Found Near Byram, Miss. JACKSON,'Miss., July 18. (UP) — Police today questioned four persons in connection with the brutal rape-slaying of pretty . Caihcrin-3 Rossic, shy brunette daughter of a Crystal Springs, Miss., planter. Her badly decomposed body was found yesterday by a wec^id'i shanty near Byram, Miss., H miles south of here. She had been missing since July 4. Police arrested Mr. and Mrs. nob- ble Gadriy. of Crystal Springs, and a cousin, Sobci't Gaddy, who had accompanied the slain girl on a wild !ast rids through the "Gold Ciast" pleasure district near Jackson on July 4. Also held as a material witne.s.s was J. C. Powell, a Negro hnnrt at the Caddy's place. The 21-year-old girl had been the object of a two-week sl:itrwk!e search which ended yesterday when A. K. Owens, a store owner near Byi-am, notified Hinds County ''Jackson) sheriff's olllce that a- body had been discovered near Ids place. Officers went to the scene and found the (n'rl's crumpled bodv lying near a Negro shanty where it had apparently been tossed. A Irail of blood led from the calm to (lie vicinity of the body .ind kniie wounds were found on llv: vi'Mitn. Identity of the girl was established through (he tattered remains n! h?r clothing. Hinds County Peace Justice J. M. B?ll said lie ordered Powell hold because the Negro's statement did not jibe with his employers' original account of the girl's disappearance. According to the Caddys' sl.ile- mant, Miss Rossie had accompanied them to a Fourth of July lour of joints along the Gold coast.across the river from bonc-drv Jackson. On the way back to Crystal Springs, their car. they said, careened into a ditch and while they tried to extricate it, an argument developed over who was goin.; to drive the rest of the way home. The Caddys' statement said Miss Rossie then'hitched a ride in a truck wiih two men and (hat was th» last they saw of her. Deputy SlicriJT Albert Jo.iej said the girl apparently had been criminally assaulted and killed the night, of her disappearance. Her parents, Mr. and Mi's. C. C. Uossie. had offered 51,000 reward for information leading to whereabouts of their daughter. Fi'onghom antelopes are fouii'l culy in a few 'isolated spots in Colorado, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming. inflation's Balloon Is Well Up Monetary innalion is well under way throughout llic world, as shown on Nowscharl above, contrasting present dollar value of various foreign moneys with their prewar or "normal" value. In Hungary, for instance, the pengo is being debased -so rapidly Dial ' -inks can't keep truck of its daily inflation. Gromyko Has Birthday; UN Delegate is Only 37 NHW YORK. July 18. " <-Jl>)_ Andrei A. Cirnmyko, austere, unsmiling iiiissliin diplomat whose repealed "-Aiilks" from Security Council meetings has made turn out! of the best known delegates tit I IIP United Nations, was 37 years old today. Tin- ([idc't. Immd-Khouldcred Russian planned no special observance lull will spend at least part ol I lie day al Lending a meeting of the (/titled Nations Atrjmltj iQncrgy Commission where hts plan lor International control of atomic energy is under consideration. RITZ THEATRE Manila, Ark. Box office ripens ut 7:00; Plctnr* • tarts at 7:15. Last Time Today "HURRICANE" ill. Dnrutliy l.amrrur, Jun Hall, IMary Astrrr KHA RIU1.ODV anil 1'AUAMOUN'l N i:\VS Former Mayor of Hope Joins Malone Campaign TjlTTUS HOCK, Ark., July 11!. CU.P.)—John H. Vcscy, former mayor of Hope, Ark., assumed his. duties today as co-manager ol Judge J. M. Malone's campaign 'or governor. , Vcscy was named to the post resterday in an olficial message from Judge Malone's headquarters here in the Capital c;lty. New Theater Manila's Finest Shows EVERY NIGHT Matinee Saturday & Sunday Box Opens Week Days 7:00 p.m. Sal.-Sun. 1 Coiit. Sliowliif "ComfortaWy Cool" CHICK THEATRE "Where Happiness Costi So Little" Week Days: Starts at 7:30 p. in. Last Time TtMlay DOUBLE FEATURE "The Song of Bcrnadette" Chillies Ilirkfonl .lennifcr Jones 'Sing Me a Song of Texas' Tom Tyliir, Carol Alattlicn'S Also Shorts i Open 7; Starts 7:30 p.m. AIK CONDITIONED Read Courier News Want Ads. Last Time Today "Janic Gets Married" with Joan Leslie unit Hclil. llultuii Friday and Saturday UOUBLB FEATURE "CANYON CITY" l>oil "Uprl" Barry "The Missing Juror" Jim Uranium, .lanis Carter Serial: "The IMastor Kc-.v" Cliuii. 'i Also Cartoons Tills a<l is Iwiiic paid for by friends of Ed. Cook wlin liavc known him for tin- past, ten to cishtcpn J and is being published lor the information of tliose who are not Iicrson.illy a-imaintcci wilh his character, reputation, and qiialilkatlons. Eci. Cook has resided in Manila and Hlythevillc for almost Uvrnfv years. n, ; is .;;\ years of am-, lias been in Ihi- active practiec of law for [wcnly-livc yrars and has had rrmsidcruble I'usincss cxperionre for himself as wi-ll as his clieiUele. His i-xpenence is ixiietical mid not and has been ac<|ohed In his dully contact with lire problems that confront the people of this county. It is in that way. and that way only, ihat a man ran lircomc coal-lie.'. In represent the vast wraith and population of Mississippi County, llicrc is no siiiijlitulc for aye and experience. Lnsl Time Today "Having Wonderful Crime" I'at O'llricn, Carole I.amiis News (if lire Day A: Shorts Frirlav unrl Saturday DOUBLE FEATURE< "ROARING RANGERS" Chiirh'.s SUirrelt. Smiley Her in I: "Jims-to Kai tiers" ; St torts MID1SMGHT SHOW 11:00 p.m. "LIVE WIRES" \x\\ Ciorcey, Ttic llou't-ry Hoys Also Shorts Wo can say. without fear of surcc.ssfid conlradiclion. that his reputation and character are above reproach and that his honesty and Integrity cannot In- questioned. We feel ihat he Is sincere in Iii.s desire to represent the people of Mississippi Comity in the Arkansas State Senate. H is a pleasure for us to rrcr.inmcnd him tor public office because we linow that every citizen will In- accorded the .same courtesy and cniv-tdcnilion and that any (iti:.,,. can K o directly to him and receive his assistance and cooperation so Ions as it is for the benefit of all of the people of the county and not to enrich oin individual or verpclualc the professional politicians in power. While lie is ceitalnly independent, we iinve found him to IK- reasonable and conservative in liis licwrioliii and always ready to listen tu pwd counsel. We believe tnu! Ed. 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