The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on May 4, 1950 · Page 11
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THURSDAY, MAT '4, BLTTRETTLLE, (ARK.) COURIER PAGE ELEVEN HAL lOYLE'S COLUMN Lumberman Had Trouble Until Frogs Were Run from Swamp VALSETZ, Ore., MET 4. (*)—Thi« is one of the most Isolated towns in America and a guy ha« to'be six feet tall to live here or risk drowning. Leaving out the moist month of April, it raised 72 Inches In the first 90 days of 1950. This 1* six feet vet water. "Of course, we measure rainfall here by the foot rather than the Inch," said Bert Thomas, a pudgy wx-six-footcr who has survived 30 € dult «nd soaking yars in this eartland of the big timber country. Bert Ii Lumbtrniin Bert is a lumberman. He Is general manager of the Valsetz Lumber Company, which owns some 30,000 acres of the 26 million acre belt of pacific forest land which Is the world's richest woodland. This belt, still half virgin, half second growth, producer one third of the home grown lumber marketed in the United States. Running a tough lumber camp of twelve hundred people brings a lot of problems. But. tht one that Bert likes to talk about, tongue In cheek. is how he solved the problem of the chlldre nbeginnlng to outnumber the trees. Homes Were Built "The company built 185 homes Ihen the requeslt (or lumber dropped In half. They don't need to build so many additions to their houses. "But, of course, the main thing is we don't lose any more baseball In the swamp." While Bert likes to Joke about Ihe btrth control problems o( the loggers, he can't very well joke about the lack ol birth control In Ihe rich Douglas fir forests his company is deslroying to build homes across America. "Tree Farm" There is a great "tree farm" program In progress here In the Pacific Northwest that will iu time make the forests self-renewing. "We believe in It completely, and we see that our cutover land Is seeded with new trees," said Bert. "But, Frankly, we got wise about 15 to 20 years loo late." , By that he meant that in hi companys 30,000 acres there will be a time lagc period of 25 to 50 yours when Ihe old crop of V ees is gone ,nd the young crop Is.still too small to market, it takes a Douglas fir 80 lo 1OT years to ripen for harvest. But the lumbermen out here are making a km[* term investment. They ?re seeding acreage now that Ihe premises described t* *>• ' Main St., Armorel, Mississippi County. The undersigned stales that he \s a citizen of Arkansas, of good moral diameter, that he ha* never been convicted ot » felony or other crime Involving moral turpitude; llial no license to sell beer by the undersigned has been revolted within five years last past; iuid that the undersigned ha* never been convicted of violating the laws of this slate, or any olher slate, re- lalive lo Ihe sale of alcoholic liquors. Application is for permit to be ssiied for operation beginning on he 1st day of July 1950, luid 1° xplre on (lie 30 day ot June, Wl- Armorel Planting Co, Subscribed and sworn lo before « thU I day of May 1050, Arthur Vance Notary Public My CommiAsion expires: March 1, 961. 6-4-50 here for married loggers," he said. "One row of houses bordered swamp. That swamp caused us all kinds of trouble. It was so close to the baseball diamond that cvery- time a guy made a long hit the ball would get lost in the swamp. "Not only that but every spring the loggers who lived In that row of houses would come to us and ask for lumber to build an addition lo Iheir homes. Wll, I didn't mind giving them the wood, but I couldn't figure out why the fellows living In this particular row of houses needed so much. "When I asked them, they said 'we just had another child, *ve iftpttii have more room, need i ^ft^ger house'." So Thomas checked the situation and found this. "The swamp they lived by was full of (rogs, and the frogs kept everybody awake half the night. Got Rid of From "So we drained it and got rid ol the Irogs. And you what; since can't pay off within the next half century. "We still think America will be here and needing lumber," said Bert. And he and others are planting the bare stripped mountainsides with faith and dollars against future payoff from the land llrey believe in. Angels Camp Paves Streets with Gold ' ANGELS CAMP, Calif.. May 4 (A*>—Pavinj; blocks, fashioned fron rich gold ore from the royal mine have been laid on main street. Bu only five of them. It's- part of the preparation for Angel Camp's Jumping Prog jub ilce, to be held May 19, 20 and 21. The Idea? To commemorate the 185-1 reputation of this mountain mining town, known as the place "where the streets are paved with BOW." THAT LOAD WAS DYNAMITE!—Twenty-thousand pounds of dynamite littered the countryside 3 few mileTwest of Denver, Colo., after a heavily-laden truck went oul of control nnd overturned. Luck was riding with the driver, who escaped with only minor euls. your Taylor Invited To Ride with Truman Tour WASHINGTON, May 14. (AP) Senator Glen Taylor of Idaho, who ::oltert Hie Democrats In 1948 lo run for Vice President, on the Henry Wallace ticket, has been Inviled U> ride .President Truman's special train through Idaho. Taylor disclosed this yesterday while in another political development the Republicans picked Senator Taft of Ohio to reply to Mr. Truman's May 15 speech in Chicago. This speech will climax the President's western tour. Taylor told a reporter '.hat Democratic Party officials Invited hin ibonrd the train. Mr. Truman w?.s scheduled six Irti'lio slops May 10. Party members wonder if he wil take the opportunity In any of tlics to -say a gcod word for Tayior. The -enalor Is seeking renomination on the Democratic ticket with forme: Senator D. Worth Clark regardei as his most likely opponent. Ii the President boosts Taylor, a: undetermined number of Idah Democrats won't like it. one and one-half times tlic ormal payroll deductions, since ley were classed as self-employed. Employers of these salesmen want i keep tlie Gearhart resolution cfinition of employe, so they won't ave to pay the lax. inese einnloy- rs constitute one of the most ac- Ive pressure groups opposing hnnges In the social security sys- em. since the House-passed bill vould reclassify house - to - house alesmen as employes. The noisiest groups against social ecurity law revision, however, are lie policemen, firemen and teachers who now have pension plans oi heir own which they consider hel- ,er than social security. The Honsc- rassccl hill would bring these groups nlo the social security system '] :wo-thtrds of their members votcti .o come under the law. OTICE OP FILING OF APPLICATION FOR LIQUOR PERMIT Notice Is hereby given that Un nderslgned has riled with the Commissioner of Revenues oJ the tate of Arkansas for permit to ell nnd dispense vinous or splrll- ous liquors for beverage at retai n tlie premises described as 378 Division St.. Blythcvillc. on the 30 day of June, 1951.. Fred R. Copeland Subscribed and sivorn to bcloi e this 3 vd day ot May 1050. Ellz-.ibcth Mnson (Notary Public) My Commlsion expires: 4-20-54. 5-3-50 NOTICE Notice Is hereby given that the underslBiitd hn-s lilcd with Ihe Commissioner of Revenues ol the State ot Arkansas for permit to sell and dispense beer at retail on National Corn High-Yield 1949 Champion k Raymond Farm of Biscoe, Ark. HIS RECORD WAS: 218.98 BUSHELS PER ACRE 1I« Krnw more corn on • measured acre tlwn any nlhi-r reported In *h* n *~ lion! lilt i«d corn w»»l Peppard's Funk G-711 the 1 day ol July 1950, and to «x- l>ire on the 30 day of June, 1951. Virginia Jghns NOTICE OF FILING OF , AfMC/VTION FOK MQUOR I'KKMIT Notice Is hereby given that thfi undersigned has ille<l with the Commissioner of Revenues of the Stale of Arkansas for permit to sell and dispense vinous or spirituous liquors for beverage at retail OTI tile premises described as No. 1 Main, Armorel, Ark, Application Is for a permit to be issued (or operation beginning on the lit day of July 1850, and to expire on tlie 30 day of June, Application \x lor a permit to b-.'i Armorel Drug Co. ssued for operation beginning on , 5-4-S Are Termites Ruining Your Property? Government statistics say llial Tcrmife damage was second only lo fire in the United Slides. We will mnke in inspection nml give you rm csdnuite, If needed, without ciisit. Our work is licensed hy the Arkansas Slate Plant Hoard—we have 12 years of experience to guarantee you satisfaction. • FREE INSPECTION • SUPERIOR TERMITE CO. 11. C. Rlnnkcnship ... 309 Knst Kentucky ... I,. J. Zeller IMiosie 2350 or 3579 NEXT: Proposed chati)r« In public assistance (n thr needy. STILL ALL KENTUCKY STRAIGHT BOURBON WHISKEY 90 PROOF M/5 Quart [78 . I'int I '/j Pint With l>ir genuine iour mlih flavor thai h*& mid? Cabjn Still in old-cirac Kentucky [ivoiilr fur Ml * century EPSON Continued from Page 8 ouW be made for dependents. Seek to Intend Coverage to Farm \Yorkers Another or the most-discussed U- ues on social security revision xon- erns what classes ot vyorkcrs to ake in. The main group now ex- llldcd is farmers and (arm work- The House-passed bill would nke In some ot trim — nonfarm naple-syrup and mutfiroom proces- ors. and post-harvest handlers ol mils nnd vegetables. Senate Finance committee mem- jcrs apparently tee! that nil [arm vorkcrs should he brought in. But there Is some political fear tliat farmers would resent this, »nd voulri not pay Hie tnx. One proposal Is to provide social security coverage only on farms cm- ployinc eight or more hands. In general, the farm organizations seem to favor taking in all farm workers. Some spokesmen (or the farmers, seeing social security benefits for city workers going up all the time, fear that farmers are getting the short end of the deal. In the 80th Congress. Rep. Bertrand W. Gearhart ol California sponsored a resolution which put house-to-house salesmen in the class of self-employed workers. The resolution passed, and it took 1,600,000 ol such workers out from under ordinary social security coverage although a previous Supreme Court decision had found lhat such workers should be considered as employ- es. Effect of the Oearharl resolution v.s5 to free the employers of these salesmen from having to pay socla security payroll taxes. Tile salesmen Ihemsclvcs, however, had NOTICE I Notice, is hereby given that Ihe ' undersigned has filed with the Commissioner of Revenues of the j State of Arkansas for permit to sell i and dispense beer at retail on the j premises described as 106 B. Main, Blythcvllle, Mississippi County. The underslgneo stales that he Is n citizen of Arkansas, of good moral character, that he has never been convicted of a felony or otner crime Involving moral turpitude: lhat no license to sell beer by the undersigned has been revoked within five yenr.< last past; and that the undersigned has never been convicted of violating Hie laws ol this state, or any other state, relative to the sale of alcoholic liquors. Application Is lor permit to be issued for operation beginning on the 1st day of July 1950, and tc expire Arkot 2-1 Cotton Seed Produced by University of Arkansas Experiment Sin. BREEDERS SEED Available to Arkansas Grower* Rxlremclv early in fniiUnK n»d matures <|«ick. Harvest 05 I" SO pei cent of crop til first picking. High K in turn oui. OUM..U. ;->/.- to 1-5/32 inches. Tliree-ycur average at Delta Substation 712 pounds lint per ncre. Oilier production rerords m I!M9: At aiurianna —8»2 pounds per acre; At Hone—6/» pounds per acre: In Cmighoad County—722 pounds ptr acre. \\\\> holl. Predominately five-locked. Kasy picked by hand or machine. Seed are of high germination. Sec Your Ginner or RAY F. PRICE West Walnut -i'lione 2271 niytheville, ..Long Distance 13 Ark. FARMERS! ANHYDROUS AMMONIA Thta hljh-sermlnatton be«B clfaned and sacked hi 2-bnshel bags. Call for tarl; 4eHrei7 DOW. We have the malerial and ap- pllcslors to pnt this fertiliser down anywhere. Call for complete details. Amount for cotton, 50 Ibs. per acre, costs only $3.50 perbu. $3.50 per bu. $3.50 perbu. ARMOREL, ARK. Phont 2088 SHOP AN! SOUTHERN CAR BATTER DIAMOND Tl! AVE AT STORES! 795 995 AMMONIA FERTILIZER EQUIPMENT '26750 '297.50 J.OOO-GaHon Storage Tanks with all hose and fittings $497.50 BarksdaleM,g.Co. South Broad-way Phone 2911 7.0 Amp, 39 Plate 12 Mo. Guarantee — 600 x 16 - 4 ply with your old tire — CLEARANCE LIGHTS,_4 Colors, As low As 29c EXHAUST DEFLECTORS, Chrome, As Uow As 49c Be Thankful For Health Most ol us who enjoy good health ncccpt It as a matter of course. It is only when M have experienced the pains and suffering that accompany severe illness that wo can fully estimate) and value the state ol being well For more than fllty- four years Chiropractic has been delivering an ever Increasing health service to sick and suffering humanity . Chiropractic Is a separate and distinct health science. The Chiropractor does not treat, heal or cure Ho uses no drugs, and he does not practice medicine, surgery, or osteopathy His objective Is to restore the normal transmission of nerve force from brain to the various organs, muscles nnd tissues of the body, by ad- lusting the verlchrat subluxatlon that Is creating Interference to such normal transmission and causing disease In the body. Renewed health Is the natural result. Lindquist Chiropractic Clinic Phone 3170 615 Chickasawba Street IHytlieviSIe, Arkansas Generators Condensers Starters Brushes Sealed Beam HEADLIGHT BULBS • Carburetors 9 Water Pump • Seat Covers 9 Fuel Pumps Our Telephone Number 443 Shclton Motor Co. LAWN MOWER BASE BALLS BALI GLOVES FISHING ROD 16" Cut Tempered Steel Sandlot League as Low as as Low as Casting or Fiying Telescoping LOANS OK CARS, TRUCKS AND TRACTORS United Insurance Agency Ijt ft Main Kcar Cltj Drug Blythcvillc, Ark. FOR SALE Stale Certified DPI. No. 15 Blue Tag Cottonseed 80/o Germination OGDEN SOYBEANS 89 % Germination EARL MAGERS Dell, Arkansas 1'Iionc 28)1 or 2161 Extra Special, Reg. 89.95 ELECTRIC WASHER A him. Tub Safely Wringer . .. OUTHERH AUTO STORES 113 Main Blythevlle Phone 3421 SHOE REPAIRING SAVES MONEY! Prompt Service » Expert Workmanship H-flLTCRS- QUflLITY SHOC SHOI ..121 W M « I N S.T» WE BUY AND SELL USED & NEW FURNITURE PHONE 2112

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