The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on June 18, 1947 · Page 3
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PAGE FOUR (ARK.)' COURIER NEWS WEDNESDAY, JUNE 18, 19,'iT GOP Falls Short (MEcbnomyGoals Tennessee Democrat Asserts Republican Campaign Has'Fizzled' WASHINGTON, June 18. (UP) — Rep. Albeit Gore. D.. Tenn., said today that "the vaunted Republican economy drive Is now revealed: to liave fizzled—hopelessly hogged down." - * ' Gore issued a report contending. : that *;bona tide" reductions in an- j proprlalions made by the house now total' "only $1£75.7:16'.760—pitifully shorl of the $a,COO,OOO.OCO goal." Chairman John Taber, R., N. Y., of- the -House Appropriations Committee promptly replied that the comparison \va s grossly unfair. He said it was an attempt lo. confuse the issue by comparing appropriations with expenditures. Taber said his goal was a t6,- OOO.OCO.OOO cut in all government spending and that he was confi-, dent it would be reached. But. ho added, it will Include not only cuts •in new appropriations but economies through recovery of unspent .funds and reduced contractual authority. '• Gore, a member of Tabor's committee, said lie had been keeping 'the "score" and .was releasing Ills 'fiRures to, offset the "phony" .Re- ipublican claims. . He said direct appropriations •made available thus far for the 'fiscal year startiiiE Julv 1 total •*32,228.E80.4e2 and that Ink figure does not include contractual or borrowing authority or .trust funds • The figures show'. Gore said. Hut the Republican-dominated .House "will do well lo live within" the 'budget proposed by President Truman. Gore's statement rnme a s t,h<! House continued consideration of a liW appropriation bill carrylnpr SB.• 167.1)9.027 for independent government offices. Reo. Joe Hendricks. D.. Pla. ranking Democrat on Ihe subcommittee that prepared Ihe bill, toic the House that (ilthoneh some reductions were made, no agency "will be hurt." 'Henciricks rcferreri particularly to the veterans Administration which pets $6_ < H4.45'I.oeo or E5 per cent oF the total. . Rep. .Albert Thomas. D.. Tex., joined Hendricks in saying the suh- comniilteo acted properly in clirecl- inc VA to release 10.COD of iU 215.- Ofn employes. He salt) it would not affect veterans' care and benefits. Selection of Jury Panel Underway in Hyda Trial Ark., June IS-<UH) -A second panel of 50 pros! pi'Clivo venircmen was called into | Carroll County Circuit Court here loctiiy In Ihe murder trial of Jami's 1). Hyde. Five Jurors were out of .the 50 prospects ueslloiii'<! by state and defense a 1 -- l'ornev s when the trial oiiened yes- tc-rrt;iy. Hyde I.? charged with the ilea',1) April 18 of Prank Simpson of Bm-yvillc. Wednesday & Thursday This yovmfl Incly isn't st in the slii>-sln:-;im of ;m XU- :tfi. Ilcutk'd for a Ininis muti-li, slie si rubles pnst Cliiciifjo's Civic Opei'si Building •" 1 - k; n '12- mile-an-h'our wind whistles through the city simishinx plate ylnss wimlows ami uproot in jj trees. Strike May Be Averted ATLANTA, Ga , June II). (UP) A threatened trun.sit strike.' was ap- uarenlly averted toilay as both siclos indlcnted nui'cemcnl on the niRtliu-rl of sclectini; au arbitrator tt> participate in negotiations [fir n nc'.v wage contract for bus and trolley operators. Preston p;. Ai"<wrl(?lit. Jr., ure- sidenl of -the Geoi-gia Power Co, operators of the city's transportation .system offered to accept im arbitrator trom a list of seve:i names submitted by the union. "Tarzan and the Leopard Woman" with [illlllliv Wrissmuller, Bremla .loyrt, .lulinny Sheffield . l : ox Movietone News Also Shorts RITZ THEATRE Manila, Ark. Vet Confesses Biqamy; Gets Suspended Sentence tYNN. Mass.. Jime 18. (UP) —A conscience - stricken war veteran walked into police headftuarterF with an attractive blonde toduj and confessed he had mai ricrt hoi two years aco without, divorcing the mother of his four children. 'Arraigned in district courf, on bigamy charge Walter ,p. Edding- tonan 39. pleadctl guilty and re ceived a suspended one-year ,lail sentence, a year's probation and was ordered to pay his seconri wife' $100 for an annulment within a week. Eddington told police his con-1 science had been bothering him since he -wed t'.in former Mis s Havel V. Cannon, ?6, of iHefiin. Al.i., where he was stationed while In the Army In June 1945. He said lie had discussed the situation wi'h her and bv agreement with his first wife, the former Ann K. Mar- son'of Lynn, came here today. Rugs Cleaned Safely! Careful linnrillni; 1 «»lc!<i'rii 1 ete color nncl textures. Have them cleaned while you're vicnH'min^. Complete resizing.' V/orK euar- antccd! PEERLESS CLEANERS 4Ifi Sn. 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Hugged liluc cliaml>rny with double scams. H!i-17. 36.88 FINGER-HP TUNING! Smart plastic Airline radio with full-range lone control! Rich, mellow tone with new lass circuit. REG. 3.49 PRISCILIAS ^ ^ . Sn'nwy-wliite, cool looking window beauty! Sheer dotted marquisette, frilly ruffles. Sides, <1<l*x90". REBUILT MOTOR For Ford V-8 with brand new, standard size block 127.95 exth. '39-'4I— 85-90 H.P. On ftrmt: 10% down, Gel new performance and economy from your car! Brand new Mock filled with new standard size pistons, rings and pins! New rod; main bearings fitted lo a precisely rcground crankshaft! New timing gear! Rebuilt to S.A.E. specifications and tolerances for belter performance! . '38-85-90 H.P. :.-.;-..- 122.95 oath . '39--46-95-100 H,P.......... j ] 2 9.95 each PAY AS YOU RIDE, USE WARDS MONTHIY PAYMENT PLAN SAUCEPAN DIVIDER For Word or Presto Cooker , AUimimim, adjusts to nccommotlalc , various quantities of vegetables. Printed Boxer Trunks Hut and palm tree, design on colion j;«h- tmline. Sizi.'s IVom 4-10. Regular 1.50 Neckties Select yours from a wide selectio'i of colors, patterns. Reg. 39c Boys' Shorts Speed shorts of fine cotton with a loul)le crotch. S-M-1.. Sale! Blue Jeans Here's n vuhic lr|«t can't be boot, ftfcg. price 2.no, reduced to 39 Service for 8 "Apple Blossom" pat- . (cm, ;» nd curving ^R^J flutes on ivory-\vhilc scnu-porcehiin. 51! pieces . . . service for Reg. 2.98 Boxer Trunks Gay tropical print on sanforized twill. Small med, 2-TUBE CHIME SALE! Two musical notes for front door, one for re.ir. Brass tubes ami trim. Transformer is included! Fuller Brush Carpet Sweeper 195 "HAWTHORNi" «KES 34.88 The streamlined new K>* *>« "Hawthorne" with l)i(- balloon tires, kick-stand, and torpedo headlight. Sale! Auto Floor Mats' 00 1 34° Reg. 1.59 Tailored Shorts Large assortment of r| 37 mercerized twill shorts 1 —si/os 7-14— I Exclusive with Wards Made byVFtillor Brush Co. Buy yours today. Only Bait Casting Reel Branson "Mercury" level wind reel. Chrome plated. JOO yds. - 8' Long-Avenrinf! black 1 99 4 49 Men's White Handkerchiefs ] - 29 Pastcl Broom ROR. :V/ir>0. fine qual- :5 For ily white cotton with /Lf\^i neat hemmed O(!RC ' Q«l ft Rag Rugs—Greatly Reduced 1 Sensational savings on slur (1 y, reversible Rugs. Wash-aide. Reduced to 1 00 Strong corn, firmly sewed, with plastic shoulder cap. Color choice. 1.49 Wood Bread Board 14 x 20-in. smooth hardwood for slicing or pastry - making.. Save. 09 1 37 rubber, felt back. Cut' drafts, engine fumes | & up Deluxe Bike Basket Extra strong welded wire basket! 13"xl3"- xG" size. Reduced to Mirror-like Super proof Varnish Dries overniuht, tougli and elastic for outside it s e. Resists cracking, chipping, qt Beverage Set Reduced 7 piece set, 80 oz pitcher and 6—O'/j os. glasses. Red rose decoration. Buy now and save 1 24

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