The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on September 4, 1944 · Page 3
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MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 'J, 194-1 lUA'THEVILLE (ABK.)'COUIllEK NEWS Laney Silent On Speakership Nominee F,or Governor on't State Choice fore Convention By JOHN II, HKLFOIll) Dulled I'rcss Stall Correspondent LITTLE ROCK, Sept, 4. (UP)— I Democratic nominee for governor I Ecu Limey refused to Ix; swept from I Ills feet by the nomlnntlon cclelmi- 1 tlon staged In Ills honor by the I "home town" people of Camdcn and I other well-wishers from all sections ] of the slate. Despite the welcoming nncl liniid- I shaking that followed his ncklre.ss I Limey appciiied to realize llnu II \va.s more or le.ss a "flash in the pan," and that one and all of the callers were watching to sec ho\v he | accepted (he plaudits. Sideline political observers who attended the celebration were lice In Uielr speculation that many of the callers were job seekers—or hud business connections they hope lo I further dining the icflme of the I Incoming administration. Members of Ihc 1015 General As- I scmbly who attended the celebration in liope of learning who the I nominee would prefer su. speaker of 1 the House of Hepres-.-ntutives diu-lii? the coming session were disuppoln'.- I cd when Uiiu'y failod to indicate I h'k- preference among the five or I six men who arc conducting a cam| puign for tlie post. , In answer to a direct rmcsllon ic- I pnrdine the s|]c:ik(H'Ship,'I,aney said: I "I have not made U|i lay mini on I the spcakcrship and ;lo not expect I to until after the Democratic Stale I convention Sept. 15-10 in Lilll" | Rock." "There arc several men seeking I the post," Laney snid, "and It would I not l>c fair to imikc a select ion I without investigating cvcyonc of m looking all of them over n I have arrived at a con| elusion I.will sp«|k my mind." Although Ltmey did not say so I directly, he indicated that the se- 1 lection or n speaker, as well as the large number of other posts whisli 14 Youths From This Area Join Navy Recently Fourteen youths from niylhcvillc and surrounding section hnvc vol- inlcercd recently for service In the Navy through the local recruiting station, all of whoih are 17. They arc: Billy nay Godwin, George Wesley Moore and Orvllle Otto Elklns, nil of Blythcvllle; Thomas Houston Barnes Jr., and Boliby Gene Cunningham of Leach- villc; Guy Tiirpin Jr., and Charles Calvin Dodd of Osccoln; John Wuyinon Hlncsly, James Donald lirady, George Glenn McCalin and Cleo Wyinan Gullcy, all of Manila; James Anthony Owen and Charles Burnell Gist of Cantwell, Mo., and Joe Allen Wallls o/ fiennth, Mo. , PAGE THREE'< German Genera! Tells Of Lublin Calls On Soldiers To Testify On Murders Committed In Poland MOSCOW. Sept. 4 (U.I 1 .)—Some new fuels about the mast terrible place on earth, the Maldenek Murder Factory at Lublin, Poland, conij to light In a letter written BAAF Advances To Final Round Locals Trim Guntcr And Meet Shaw Field For Championship • The IJAAF baseball team laid down a 13-hlt barrage to defeat a highly-touted Ountcr Field. Ala. team 9-0 in the scmi-linals of the Eastern Flying Training Command Tournament at Montgomery, Aln., yesterday afternoon. It was the tenth straight victory achieved by the locals and, surprisingly enough, the BAAF team had no trouble in defeating-their .supposedly powerful opponents. Lefty Mel Parnell, southpaw, allowed only three hits during the. nine innings he pitched for Qtythevllle and struck out nine batters as he coasted to victory. "He didn't even work up a sweat," reported Major Gene Ijmgcn, director of training, who saw the game. "He'll be In perfect shape for tonight's championship contest." Parnell's teammates also had a pleasant afternoon. Against Teasley and Campbell, who arc supposed lo be tops among service camp pitch- must be filled when he takes oCfice I In January, .would he of his own 1 choosing and not that of political | advisors nnd friends. The nominee told friends that he I reallwd that the success of his program and administration depends largely upon the selection of legislative leaders in both the House- mid the Senate as well as the key jwsltlons in the state house proper. Therefore, Laney said he is going to take his time in making Ihcso selections so as to be sure the best I men are obtained. ; He is scheduled to hold a number I of conferences with legislators and advisors at Little Rock soon to complete plans lor the state convention. But the job situation must wait until | a later date. Rumors that the Senate Campaign I Expenditures - Committee -investigation of alleged election irregularitie;; In Arkansas has "fizzled out" np- | parently were' without foundation. Sen. Theodore Thomas P. Green | of Rhode island, committee chair. is to bring a subcommittee Rock Thursday to hold I hearings on the matter. It is not definite just what this hearing will determine, but some sources have expressed belief that the much-con- I fused Investigation is Hearing an [ end. The subcommittee, however, wai I said to come to Little Hock to con- I duct hearings on the matter of^al- 1 leged outlandish expenditures in the recent senatorial campaign: The j committee apparently is dropping its | investigation of alleged election I frauds in the state. Senator Green I seemingly has been convinced that I stale officials are the proper ones i to conduct an investigation of the | alleged election frauds. The Helena Young Men's Club is I drafting a resolution urging governor-elect Ben Laney to arrange for a "slate aviation congress" to meet before the 13K session of the legis- I laturc convenes. The proposed "congress" would I consider phases of aviation planning for the state so thai a definite pro- I gram of Irrigation looking toward dev^jjmicnl of aviation In the state | rnajl re presented to the legislature. Tic Republicans have established j their state campaign headquarters between Second and Third streets on Louisiana street in Little Rock. The building was used as campaign headquarters by ' an unsuccessful J candidate for Pulnskl county sheriff Itwo months ago. crs, they hit almost at will, many of their blows going for extra-base nils. Staff Sgt. Walter Dlalek, Butcher, and Sgt. Max Vickcrs, shortstop, found Guntcr Field Imil- ;rs particularly easy. Blalck got 3 hits out of six times at the plate and scored two runs. Vlckcrs gol three safeties in live tries and scored once. In their bid for the championship In the finals at Montgomery to- Hold Everything by a German general and published In Russian papers. The author of Ihc Ictler Is Lieutenant Genei-iil Mllmar Moscr, Ihc former German commander nl Lnblln, who was captured In the Soviet summer offensive. In his Ictler, Ihc German genera) denounces Ihe Infamous "murder factory" and calls on all soldiers who were under his command to lesllfy iibont what he calls "the unheard of crimes which occurred In the extermination camp." "I have always been an honest, soldier, hnvc participated In two world wars ami Jiave been .seriously wounded," says Mo.ser. "I have no reason to be silent about Hitler's great crimes or to cover them up. I consider It my duty to tell (he whole truth about the exlcnmna- ion camp built by the Nazis near Lublin." Moscr ROCS on to tell how he ook over command at Lublin In ate November. 1D42. His predeces- or, General Von Alti'ock, told him here . was a concentration camp icar'by but that an army order trlctly forbade a representative of he armed forces to visit the camp make lnn.ulr!ra about activities nslde. Moscr adits (hat another ilgh German General al.so told him lot to pry for "things happening here are like red-hot Iron, you can't touch them." Nevertheless, .says Moser, he tried get more information. On one qcca.slon, while on official duty, be went 30 yards Inside the barbed wire fence surrounding the 18- quarc mile ciunp, and learned a ;rcat deal about what was going on inside. "In Ihe winter of 1943-44," he F.ays. "a great number of people imprisoned In the camp were destroyed and to by great Indignation they Included women and children. The number killed rcachei hundreds of thousands. Some were $hot, some gassed. I was told scv cral times that people doomed to death had to do extremely hcavs work exceeding their physlca .strength anil were forced to do II under heavy beatings. "I learned with indignation that prisoners were tortured bcf.irc being killed." Moser's letter continues. "Last spring numberle.s. corps were exhumed and burned li special furnaces to cover up Iracci of crimes committed on Hitler': orders. Gigantic furnaces made o brick and iron ,\vece built. They were crematoria with great 1 capa city. "Tlie smell of the corpses frc qiiently reached the town of Lub !!«, at least the far eastern par of it," he says, "and even less in formed people realized what wa happening in the dreadful place. "I find no words lo express in indignation," lie concludes, "zinc I am convinced that every decen German will have nothing to d with tlie government which ordcrci such organized mass murders." Looks Bad—But Isn't (USAAT jjliolo from NKA) No, 1 't on flic. The flames mid smoke sires' . ,..,1,1 n ai'o i,,,,,i iedict take-oft units, used (o assist heavily )a:!pn planes Inlo the air from short runways. Photo was taken at Wrlyhl Field, Dayton, Ohio, where the AAV Material Command nmdc successful losis of (lie device. Puppy Officers Leads Sailors Drill Parades lly Jli\l WAliTKIlS' nllfil frrsy Sfuff </'(iir<v>|ii)mlonl INDIAN At'OUS, Illd. (U.I'J- "Chlef Flippy Ofllccr" Ryboll, line imucot al the Indianapolis iirniory, turned a pusHiuc ol clins- lilK sailors Into it nireev. Tixluy the small brown dog wllh the uncertain pedlurre .Is li fainlltni lit us lie shuides nlonii wllh MIIIO semblance ol n Keu-swujjucr bclilnd ouc of the many gobs slu- UoiiPrt licrc, His uiu'imclc attnclinient to MI||- orii has brought htm not only n lU'iiiiiinent lunnr 1ml a rank us well, Ho has been raised lo chief nppy olflci'i- and his dntk-.s ln- cluilc HID official liuicllon of KUTl- Ini! all newcomers, barking fnrc- wi'll to overM'a.s-boimd sullors and leading all drill imriulcs. Chief Hybolt'.s naval career Ijc- Knn ficveral nuinths nno when Chief Doiilswaln Orvillo Ryboll, then ulu- lloncd here, found a nlilverln&linlf- »lnrvcil [nippy and l.-jott his lo the "ship" where du«a hitherto had ken laboo. Navy bourn anil remi- Inr chow swiftly brought llio canine Ryboll back to health and in he w so did lits nffccllon for Sailors luilll today anyone not in navy blue or white is strictly beneath his consideration. yl-vjlt, ol comae, IMIS "ilioi'e leave" like all good sailors. He always follows ; tlio fleet lo Riverside amusement park and usually drops anchor nt Ihc hot dog stand, Tho mnscot owns (he enviable i'cimta- tlon of uchiK Hi« only roller who never pays his own way nt Iho stand and scarcely one of his bml- illcs has never stood Ircat. A pleasant memory lo former station personnel, many of whom are ovcr.sm, Ryboll Is Die raison for downs of Mter.-j from KO|>S liansferied from here ami their Ircquent Innulrles utaiil him prove that although 11 icy miiy Imvo a Hlrl behind In every jiorl they will lie true [o the ilog (hey Icfl In in- I'lamipolls, WARNING ORDER j, In llic Chancery Court, ChlcKai»wl» * DMi-lct, MlnsiMlppl County, AT- . k.imai. ',"•"• Cynthia Colo Leister, Plaintiff,' vs. No. 8749 * ' \ Fied Lelsler, Defendant. , , ,„,. 'i'he 'defendant, Fred Leister, it hereby waincd to appear wljhln llilrly days In Ihe couit named. In the cniJlloii hereof and nnwerithe complaint of Ihe plaintiff Cynthia Colo Loislcr. Diiled Ihls 28 day of Aug. 1904,. HARVEY MORRIS, Clerfc. 'ercy A. Wilght, Ally for Plf. r , 8128-9[4-U-18 First hat faetoiv In the United States was established al Uiiiibury, Conn., in 1780. "WhatliT.va mean, 'Step back In the busl'? I've been trying U> get off for two trips!"/ night, the locals will vie with Hi Shaw Field, S. C., nine. George Tin bevlllc, former rhiladelphla A's stii moundsman, will oppose Parnell. oouner newt »snt LACO ON-HEATER The luxurious comfort of circu- laling oil heat... al your finger tips! Real fuel economy, plus l.ACO Low Prices! Hero's a gift tho family will enjoy for yearsl . Come in and see it today! Limited Supply Prompt Delivery C. A. TANT Phone 3386 or 3163 Buying Logs Of All Kinds. BARKSDALE MFG. CO. Blythcville, Ark FOR SALE 9 Houses on West Chickasawba we have for sale 9 new houses located on West Chickasawba Avc. All of these homes are now rented as duplexes, 3 rooms and a bath to each apartment. You can very easily convert IKem to six room homes with 2 balhs. Material for these homes was furnished by the Mississippi County Lumber Co. They were built by Jerry Ilcarn, and painted and decorated by Jim Pierce. This should be recommendation enough for their construction. You can buy one of these iiomcs for $750 cash, and $'!'! per month pays the principal, interest, taxes and insurance. They are financed with FIIA on a low interest rate. They won't last long—first come, first served. Tom Little Realty Company i Phone 861 J£«s Eddie B. David, Salesman foung Swimmer rom Missouri /Vins Marathon MEMPHIS, Sent. 4 (111') — All 3-year-old Clnyton, Mo., swimmer, ob Miuicr, Is the winner ol the 5th niinunl C. II. tIJoc) Hollum l-mlle Mississippi river swim, liner churned the course yeslerdiiy i one hour mid 4li minutes to nasc .it Pete Dlxon, of Memphis, win- ner of (lie event for the pns't -Hvo yeiirs. 1)111 Pflhlmnn, of St. Louts, won tin- five-mile imirmhou mil took llilid t|)ot In the (senior event. Eleanor SchclTOr, of Hi, l.onls, won Ihc fivc-mllc.s '(jli-ls event. I'rcii Khli's ll|i CHICAGO (UP) _ Free rlcli-s lo service men and women totnled I,008,132 In July, .(lie dill-nun Sur- fiicc Miles innnnism reported. This compurrs with the I.IOT.SM free rides given In July of lust ycnr. Buy Your Winter Supply of WOOD and KINDLING While It Is Available. PLANTATION OWNERS' SPECIAL ' PRICE ON 100 RANK LOTS! BARKSDALE MFG. CO. Ulythovillo, Ark. Phono 2911 Read Courier m*i mat Good News for Rectal Sufferers MtlCIO IJOOIC—Tells (if Courses, Kffeels and Trealmerit Tho McCleary Clinic, D .'• 022, Kims I3|vd. 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