The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on April 25, 1950 · Page 7
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 7

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Tuesday, April 25, 1950
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TUESDAY, APRIL 25, 1950 BLYTHEVTLLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS June College Graduates Will Look Long for Jobs By Sum I>a«son NEW YORK, April 25. buyers' market is back for the college graduate. Businessmen will have their pick this June rrom a bumper crop of you job applicants. In such fields as engineering, where until recently there was a shortage, no\ there is ,* surplus of trained youth—perhaps ijfcity half oj those graduated this June will find jobs waiting. It is the same in most of the professions. June Grads Warned The June grad is warned by the Bureau of Labor Statistics that he'll buck stiff competition, may have to take lower pay than the graduates of a year or two back, ma; 1 have to start lower down the ladder or find work in allied field rather than in one for which he prepared. Some Government officials suggest he might do better to return to college for postgraduate work—if he has any more GI aid coming—to get even more training for the increasingly competitive higher skilled fields. The collage graduates will be among about 1,700.000 newcomers to the labor market this year. The DLS says there will be less than one million openings due to death or retirement, leaving 700,000 in need of entirely new jobs. But already out of wolk and looking [or jobs arc more than /our million uii- emplyed. Compare with the postwar low watermark of unemployment— 1.6 million in October. 1943. and you see what the newcomers are up against. Standards to Be Up However, some believe that the surplus of Job applicants will mean that standards of employment will be raised and college degrees will required where they haven't been since the war—and all in the graduate's favor in the race for available jobs. The new job applicants line up like this: 5'uO.OOO college graduates a record high. (3M.POO of them arc men, and ^SO.OOO are veterans); (JOO.OOO of the 1,200,000 high school graduates wlu will not go on to college; and 600,000 who during 1950 are expected to drop out of college or high school and look for work. They will find 57'i million employed, as compared with the peak of 61.0 million in July. 1018. They will find considerable optimism o- bo»t the general state of business, but In spite of that the will find the rate of plant expansion, and therefore of new job opportunities, slowing down. Government officials are urging that Industries expand to make more jobs; many businessmen reply that taxes must be lowered to make expansion worthwhile. Musician Leader Dies CINCINNATI. April 25. CAP) — O..:car P. llitd, 19. musicians union leader known u, ,nany of the world's greatest opera stars, died yestcrdivy. He was stricken last Friday night at his home and taken to a hospital. Hild was president of Local No. 1 of the Cincinnati Musicians' Union for 19 years and WILS managing director of the Cincinnati Summer Opera Associaioji for ]6 years. The 1050 U.S. Open Bolt championship is (he 50th such event since 1E95—there were nri tournaments during war years. MfiB TOP TEACHER - Pauline V. Powers, 58, a teacher of blind students in the Chancy School, Youngslown, O., will receive 520(10 as (he "Best Teacher of IJJfiO" in the annual contest of the radio yuiz Kids Miss E'owers \vas nominated as a contestant for the tilth consecutive year by 17-year-old Alex Chavinh, who has been blind from birth and who received special help from Miss Powers from first grade on. Boswtll Edition Soid LONDON, April *. (AP) — The first ifsuc of the first edition of Boswell's life of Johnson wu sold lo Philadelphia bookdealer Dr. Samuel Rosenbach lor Wo pounds 111,344) today. The volume was published In 1791 and contains "The Conversation on Conjugal infidelity." It was p»rt of a collection of Johnsonian* sold at auction by the executor* of the late A. B. Burney. EDSON (Continued from Page 6) plaints to emerge from »n PTc Investigation Into advertising on an- tihtstamine products. Other complaints may be filed later, where evidence warrants. Plenty of Controvert? at Hand Behind Ihls FTC Investigation to protect the public Interest there are several forces at work. One would seem to be » conflict among government agencies. In September, 1048, the jv>od and Drug Administration granted an application for the sale of Neohet- ramine without a prejcrlption. Six Tropics Don't Hurt SINGAPORE —(ifi— A University of Malaya physiologist has exploded the myth that Europeans must have a change of climate after three years in the tropics. Mr. Lee Tcow Seng says, "I thint the reason Is just psychological, climatic conditions here are not in the least harmful to Europeans. They perspire more than local-born people, but the effects of this can 1 be offset by taking plenty of salt." weeks l«ter Food and Dru« Ad- m^iistratton aenctioned Hie of the same di-ugs under the name of "Anahlst" without a preaerlpUon. First' public advertising w»» r ear- rled early in November. OttMr approval* followed. In all the controversy over th« effectlvenesi of antlhisUmlnei, the Pood tnd Drug Administration has. steadfastly reasserted Ms convictions that these drugs are safe. "It li difficult to «M any bub for the Federal -Trade Commission's allegation that the drt«< are not sa/«." U yi Associate Pood and Drug Commissioner aeorge Larrtck. "They are safe If the dosage on the label is not exceeded," i»yi Commissioner Paul B. Dunber.' Outside of government,' there is a conflict between the doctors and drug manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers. The dnig trade wanU to sell antlhistaminea orer the counter without prescription. Many doctors think the drugs should be sold only on physician's order. Jour- nal of the America*.Medical latlon reported on Feb. »: Turther verification li needed* on the effectiveness of antlhUUmlMf. ' Meanwhile, in the put air months some 12.500.ooc people'hove bought the drugs. Burveyn Indicate that from 70 to 10 per eent of the buyer. Intend to continue their use. The drug tr«de claims there .are been les* than 10 case* of accident! from overdosage, ,nd poinU out Hut asprln, castor oil or other common household medicine cut be fatal if you take too much. . A terwnejtt UMe • the rtMf* •"-'-£ nem tm which * h «« wtt ke » ttUf frwfc eamt, * *'»«•• Weak Weft**?, * ee- (Continued from Page •) seen Swan son greater?" He answered: "Never." * .• * VI »reM aieaU eaa butty wait for the atart W rtlKlag «• -JUr- Personal To Women With Nagging Backache Aft vt (tt older, stress and strain, overexertion, exetAaii'e smokinr. or exposure I* cold •umettmes alow* down k)da«r function. 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