The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on April 27, 1950 · Page 6
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Blytheville, Arkansas
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Thursday, April 27, 1950
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PAGE SIX W.YTHEVTU.B (ARK.V COUKIEK NEWS THURSDAY, APRIL 2T, 1950 Spain May Share U.S. Foreign Aid British Labor May Hold Till Fall Senate Test Comes Today; May Be Okayed WASHINGTON, April 27. <f\P>— A much-disputed proposal to let Spain share In this country's lor- clgn aid programs conies up for a iicw test in the Senate today. There were predictions It might be approved. -• ' Under, an amendment sponsored by Senators McCarran (D-Nev) and prcwsier (R-Mc), the Franco government would be allowed to par. ticipate in the multi-billion dollar Exclusive Gl Dog Tags Prove To Have Been Run In Duplicate . Marshall plan. Chairman Connally CD-Text of the foreign relations., committee !sald McCarran "may have lined up enough votes to push this through." : Connally, floor manager for a $3,- i272,500,000 foreign atd measure—refused to tell a reporter how he ; would vote. • Letter fo be Seen • But he said that before the test ;—set for 2 p.m. (EST)—he would ; make public a letter from the State 'Department opposin gtho amcnd- .ntent. I \ Senate leaders have been tryin; Uo hurry final action on the big '• glolial •'•: aid measure, which Iras ' been before the Senate since April Br Arthur IMioa WASHINGTO^f, April 27. Mi- serial number you G. I.'s wore 114. But (appear final vote likely before still doesn't next week- during the war. Remember how the Army or the Navy or t)ie Marines always said It was your very own? And that they always gave i different one to every customer? Well, It turns out there were some duplications after all. Matter of fact, t lot of them. How many duplications, no one knows for sure. The case of the duplicate serial numbers started to develop when the Veterans Administration began paying on special dividends on O.I. insurance. One of ihose big machines that lives on punched cards went to work. It hadn't been on the Job long before it kicked out two cards for the same number. Machine Wu Calm The machine was calm about It 1 accomplishment, but the VA people weren't They knew they were li for a long, hard pull—and they have been, The VA t>eople say me duplication showed up more among officers than enlisted men. One error: tin Army, Navy and Marines mlgh .Among other things, the bill would ! extend the Marshall Plan another 'yenr at a cost of $3,100,000,000. t Iiast'.ycar McCarran failed in an "'effort to attach a S50.000.000 loan ;for Spain to the 1950 foreign aid : bill. Since then the State Depart- i mcnt has agreed to ask'the United [Nations to extend full diplomatic 'recognition to Spain. Lined up behind .McCarran's lat"' est "includc-Spain" proposal are • several amendments' aimed at cutting the total authorized for Euro-• pean. recovery In the bill. Kern Wants' Slanh 1 Senator Kern (R-Mo) wants a slash of $1,000,000,000 in the European aid total. Senator Hickenloop- .'er <R-Id\va) has asked a $600,000,000 • cut. • : But 'Senator Taft <R-Ohio), who ; . is supoprtirig the Hick en looper cut•"back, said If that fails he would .support 1 the $2.850,000,000 Marshall '•Plan figure voted by the House. ^That is - $250,000,000 less than the ^administration has asked. •' Debate continued-- yesterday rlargely'before n sparsely filled Sen- fste, with Senator Jenner (R-Ind) •: lashing out at the .Marshall Plan. !'ni-partlsnn foreign policy, Presl- = dent Truman, and John roster Dulles/Dulles, former Republican ; senator from New. York, recently \ was named an adviser to secretary • of State Acheson. . . . . each assign the same number. But there also were duplication within the services, and that wen for enlisted men as well as officers thick accumulation of dust. The courthouse Janitor was bus with orders from headquarters to day. He's cleaning radiators. VA spokesman said. "I don't know why," said the A man, "I guess they were hustl- them through the Induction enters Wo fast." Of the 21,000,000 checks to be (strlbuted, around 1,000,000 have to be hand processed. Some ol hcse cropped up because of dupli- atlons, but there are other rea- ons. The VA man gave this example "I'll show you what you can rui nto. Example Is Rough Suppose a guy enlists and lake out $2,000 in insurance. Later or he becomes an officer, and take out $8.000 more. suppose he mist d a pay ment 'way back there. Well, we tr to collect that first, but he says h paid it In time. "Now to make this just dnnrij suppose this guy hns the sam number sonic other guy has. IL ca get complicated." By the way, If your name ZywuskoMonskivlch, your check a so will be hand processed. That's because the machine won handle the card on anybody wi has more than 15 letters in h name. In instances where a lelcvislo signal is strong enough, the recei ing antenna may be-installed In tl attic o fa house rather than roof. LONDON, April 27. W—Britain's abor government Is expected now cling to Its shaky seat at least Ull fall. f But yesterday's five-note victory i a t«st vote In the house of com- ,ons proved the going will not » easy, continued heckling by /Inston Churchill's Conservatives nd the Liberals, will keep prime linlstcr A It Ice's Laborites under onstant pressure. The Laborites squeaked through otes on two major issues In the .ouse of commons yesterday with majority of only five in each ase. These two votes—on doubling he tax on gasoline and Imposing 33 1|3 per cent purchue tu n trucks—constituted the most wr- ous challenge labor has faced since t came to power In 1945. It* once overwhelming majority In commons 133 been sliced to t scant eight seats. , ; Defeat would most certainly have rijeant that Attlee would resign and 3ritons would have been asked to elect an new parliament In the event of anottier election political observers say, there Is little hope Hint either the Socialist Labor Party or the Conservatives would be able to win a sizeable majority with only nine member* In the present house—«11 of whom Joined he Tories yesterday In »otln» against the government—art considered a fading factor. / . Despite traditional labor opposition to coalition government, except in wartime, talk rerslsU of some form of a national coalition cabinet if the political deadlock continues. PRESCRIPTIONS Fresh Stock : Guaranteed . B«st Price* Kirby Drug Stores GASOLINE — TRACTOR FUEL — KEROSENE FUEL OIL — DIESEL FUEL OIL ft GREASE G. 0 POETZ OIL CO. 2089—Phone—2089 Office: 116 W. Walnut Bulk Plant: Promised Land For Improued KIDNEY FUNCTION ]n a majority of cases investigated fn several hospitals' and clinics, subnormal Kidney function was improved, Btuddet pain and discomfort reduced after the use of Mountain Valley Water. If your doctor has diagnosed your condition a: functional Kidney impairment this natural, untreated mineral wale/ may be very beneficial. Try it for a few weeks. It is delicious, pure-tasting, and may be consumed freely. Cross town Whiskey Shop Mam & Division TOrtU 1 OLD ^•Straight Kentucky Bourbon in all itt Glory! ^Naturally /-.-, r ft / a finer / > t drink Never Sold until Four f ^Ji) Yean Old! Anil it's only $J.67 $794 44-5 qt fcpint Be Thankful For Health Most of w who enjoy food health accept It ai a matter of eourw. It Is only when we hav« experienced the pains and suffering that accompany severe illneii that w* can fully estimate and value the state of betnj well. For more than fifty-four years Chiropractic has been dellverlm in ever increasing health aervice to tick and suffering humanity. Chiropractic la a separate and distinct health science. The Chiropractor does not treat; heal or cure. He uses no drugs, and h* does not practice medicine, surgery, or osteopathy. His objectlv* Is to restore the normal transmission of nerve force from brain to the various organs, muscles and tissues of the body, by ad- Justing the vertebral subluxatlon that Is cresting Interference to such normal transmission and causing disease tn the body. Renewed health Is the natural result. Lindquist Chiropractic Clinic Phone 3170 615 Chickasowba Street BIytheville, Arkansas E Ficoi. K.mtm siiticii mini msur. HE suss msuum: ti.. fumwi, liimui mutant WITH A THRIFTY sre&iir. i;n* P o»«r? n*n ir/iui. Hi* Buicfc Rimro S*don on Ita SVPIK cbaiin with tn» newejl ond /ofeil thing in thrift-paclttd pow«r p/anrj, th« F-2&3 Fireball. Makm Qat go o long wcy, foo, Ol tin rcajfy tvrprtung niteogt record* of •vr <urfom«r* ifowi » ^~a '«J-y*,v" •" < f? f f * * *• '•* ?"q , , *, '•°ft*te*< « | •» .'* / ,,»! «< , «~ -t',' - 1,'" ,'"' ' ;,/ i* // " ' ' -.'i-'"' ^x" ,< ' (-£>* >»*"•* M* ' V , *"> '#& .Janitor Given Hot I Orders by Court \' SALISBURY," Md.. April 27. UP> — ; The gfaiid Jury was In session yes- J'terdayj discussing the currently hot I'issue of gambling. r Smoke began to fill the corrort- ;i.dors a'hd pour out of the windows. ;' Somebody turned In an alarm. i Firemen traced the smoke to two 1^ overheated radiators roasting a I| WE BUY AND SELL USED & NEW FURNITURE PHONE 2112 Arkot 2-1 Cotton Seed Produced by University of Arkansas Experiment Stiu BREEDERS SEED Available to Arkansas Growers Extremely early In fruiting and matures quick. Har-^ vest 65 to 80 per cent of crop at first picking. High gin (urn out. Staple: 1-1/32 to 1-5/32 inches. Three-year average at Delta Substation 712 pounds lint per acre. Other production records in 1919: At Marianna — 892 pounds per acre; At Hope — 628 pounds per acre; In Craighead County—722 pounds per Acre. Big boll. Predominately five-lockerl. Easy picked by hand or machine. Seed are of high germination. See Your Ginner or RAY F. PRICE iM West Walnut BIytheville, Ark. Phone 2271. . .Long Distance 13 Win you try the car that's ALWAYS OK N 1 FOR SALE State Certified DPL No. 15 Blue Tag Cottonseed 80% Germination OGDEN SOYBEANS 89% Germination EARL MAGERS . Dell, Arkansas Phone 2811 or 2161 • or all roads are boulevards, and not every street can always be level as a ballroom floor. But if you think, sir, that there's nothing you can do about it —arc you make a test that may prove you wrong? All we want you to do is sample a Buick ride. We want you to sit in this broad seat and aim your gun-sight ornament at the roughest stretch of road you know. We want you to see how soft coil springs all around, not on from wheels alone, soak up ihose jars and jolts, fairly float you over cobbles, railroad crossings and weather-pocked . macadam. We want you to try the bad; seat—and see how free of toss and throw it is, how soft, low-pressure tires on wide Safety- Ride rims cut down the sway and swerve on sudden curves. Feel, please, the steadiness of this car under you as Buick's stout torque-tube takes rear wheel wiggle-waggle out of your going. Note the quick, firm snub of Buick shock absorbers, the absence of engine vibration, the sensation of soaring over roads on which your wheels never lose their sure-footed grip, LEVEL ? the special liquid smoothness of Dynaflow Drive.* Particularly if you've been driving a car that seems patterned lo move ahead by leaps and bounds, we want you to experience a Bviick ride for comparison's sake. : Try any Buick—SPECIAL, SUPER or ROADMASTER —they're all "on the level" with you all the time, as we'd like to demonstrate. Just sc'e your own Buick dealer. Ask him for a no-obligation tesl ride. After that—well, decide for yourself if you hadn't "better buy Buick!" J on RO.WMASTER, optional at t*ua coll Ha SUPEX «/«f Sf E.CIAL fmUf. NOW IS THE TIME! Use MIXE6 FERTILIZERS To Gel More Cotton! Ant with todmj't reduced cotton! acreage It's eTen more Important! for yon U increase the yirlrt perl acre. That's what onr fertilizers) can do for yom.- We ban on han< all of the I most commonly used grade* of I mixed fertiliiers and nitrate oil soda. Get yours now pnri put It I down while sufficient supplin I are arallable. ORDER NOW! BIytheville Fertilizer Corp. Highway 61 South Phone 4471 ONLY BUICK HAS AND WITH IT COESt HIGHW-COMWUSJIOW Fr>w>oii »oi»in*»* power in lfi;c« tngtnes. (Hew F-263 «igfn< m SUPER merMt.) • NIW-MTTHW (TYUNe, wilh MUtn-GlWRD Fortfrcnl, loper Urough fnxjcri, "r/ooW. tvtt*." lo-ft'o*!, • WIDC- ANGLCVlStBllin, close-up road mwbolh forword <nd tadt • T«A/HC-HANDT JHTI, fen over*aJf !cngfri for eojicr pcHtf'ng and garagr'ng, »Ae/f birring mdw SEATS cro.i'cd bdwctr, the axfei • SOfI iUIOC «IOf, from oX-coil Safttly-Ridti rims, lew-pretivr« Irrej, rid*-ir«adfrng lorqv«.rub« OF MODUS with §orjy by Fur«f HY-C ALUMINUM CHIMNEY COVERS For Expert Laundry •nd Dry Cleaning—Call 4474 BETTER NU-WA BUILDERS SUPPLY ! CO., Inc. So, [Hiway 61 Phone 2.134 WHATEVER YOUB PRICE KAHO* Hut tvggtd fronl W (U ieFs K fjj« ripl* nof>, (2) IOYII on rt- patr coill — verfieof ban or* inrfividuolfy replaceable, (3) ffve.;rfi "lacking harm," (4) I maJcei parking oatJ garaging tati»r. Phon* roar BUICK cfea/er to* F. L WICKER MACHINE SHOP 215 North 2nd — Just Call 2192 LAWNMOWERS • Power and hand mowers sharpened and repaired... picked up and delivered. BLACKSMITHING WELDING LANGSTON-McWATERS BUICK Co. WAW1UT & BROADWAY TELEPHONE W» When better automobiles are built BUICK will build them Plow points receire prompt and expert sharpening. Acetylen* and electric, in ihe shop or on the job. Satisfaction guaranteed. MACHINE WORK We haye the experienced •ten and the equipment to do your job right.

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