The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on October 12, 1949 · Page 2
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 2

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Wednesday, October 12, 1949
Page 2
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FA«B TWO jT/rnrevTr,i.E (AftK.y COUBTBB NEWS WEDNESDAY,' OCTOBBR \t 1943 THE CALL TOE HELP THAT " JJ CAN AN Perhaps you may never hear the story of a lonely child ... or see the crippled child ... or know of the Hungry and ill... But the person who calls at your home in behalf of the Community Chest Drive will represent agencies who comfort and shelter them. So when you give to Community Chest YOU are answering their call for help. 12 LOCAL AGENCIEf BENEFIT this Ad Sponsored by Adams Appliance Company Delta Implements, Inc. . Guard's Jewelry Store Martin & Son W. M. Burns, Realtor Razorback Drive In Planters Hardware Company Al Sullivan's Restaurant Wade Furniture Company R. D. Hughes Co, Mead's CHEST All 12 of these good causes are now united in the Community Chest, with one annual campaign. How a group of trustworthy citizens studies the total needs of our town, sets a campaign goal that meets those needs, and distributes fairly all the funds raised. "' • "I like it that way. I don't want the old days of separate, competitive campaigns to come back again, »ver. But if I feel that way, then I realize that I've got to play fair. Since the Chest h for all Red Feather services then I've got to cire my shore of ENOUGH for all. "The Community Chest can protect me from my doorbell but not from my conscience. Hot from my pride in my community. \ \ "So when my doorbell rings OHCl for the Community Chest volunteer solicitor, I'm going to pledge CHOUGH. It won't be too hard, tor I'm going to spread my pledge just as Red feather services ore spread—over a whole year. Won't you do that, too?" t This Is The Community Chest • Budget for Blytheville: Girl Scouts . . . . . . ..,$ 900.00 Boy Scouts . 3,000.00 Library Association 3,000.00 Goodfellows . '.':.' . . . . 1,000.00 High School Bond , 500.00 Blytheville P.T.A.'s (six of them). . . 650.00 Elementary Bookfund 25.00 Social Welfare . . ; .. 900.00* Cancer Association 1,400.00 Cemetery Association 75.00 Blylheville 'Y' . . 10,900.00 Playground Supervision through 'Y' 1,200.00 Infantile Paralysis .."..... 3,500.00 Glee Club 100.00 Campaign, Shrinkage and Reserve. 1,500.00 1950 Goal $28,650.00 FOR EXPLANATIONS OF THE DIFFERENT ORGANIZATIONS, WATCH THE NEWS COLUMNS OF THE COURIER NEWS

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