The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on March 20, 1946 · Page 8
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 8

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Wednesday, March 20, 1946
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FACE EIGHT BIA'THICVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS Japs Got Secret Of'Shangri La' Obtained Information From Doolirrle Fliers With'Cruel Tortures' WASHINGTON, March 20 (U.P.) employing the "cruelest tortmes," Japanese officers learned within a;.week after the Tokyo ruid tlml the Doolittle's fliers were carrier- based, it was revealed today. HOW the Japs knew nbout "Slian- grt.La" while it still u'as a top ipllltary secret in the united States was explained vividly In a deposition from LI. George Barr, of qju«ris Vilage, Long Island. * American prosecutors offered the exposition in evidence at tlie trial of four Japanese officers being tried for the executions of three of the eight captured Dooliltle flftrs. .•LI. Barr said the Information was obtained in Nanking April 24, 1942 after two days of torture and continuous questioning. • Bai'r and some of the other pilots were forced to sign "confession sthat they machine-gunned Learn Spring Frost Date Before Starting Garden if shows AVtKAGl DATES On Which Last Killing Froit in Spring Has Occurred ron U. S. txpt. of W««IK.r R«p»m By HENRY !„ I'KKE Written for NBA Service III calling nixiii the natoln's farmers to increase their 1046 foodstuff planting, President Truintm civilians during the raid, accord- included the home gardeners in his ill* to the deposition. appeal "that urgent needs abroad The captured fliers were tortured'for food from this country cnipha- by; "snuckle-smashtng" and the;.size the Importance of continued "water treatment" for 50 days effort to add lo our own total food supply." The situation culls for a continued all-out production effort on the part of everyone who has while they were questioned toy Jap- a'n'ese intelligence officers. When the Japanese.,were finished', the fliers were jammed into a "filthy, dark, lice-ridden" cell at Snanghal along with 33 other pri- Eohers. Barrs' deposition suld Hie cell was over-run with rats, and th'at the fliers each lost between 40 and 60 pounds during their confinement. farlier, the military tribunal was told that the Doolittle pilots lig- spacc and growing of of home-grown vegetables urjd they had criancc of returning mission alive. five per cent from their LOOKING AffEA* . *«COt4l 1 UNION SANE MEN" soil food suitable for crops. Every tlie ton releases just that much more for the starving women, men and children of Europe and Asia. The victory Garden program demonstrated its value in many ways during >»'e war. Thousands of cit- 1/cn.s, gardening for the first time, discovered that it contributed something permanent to their lives in terms of better health and better j living. Home-grown vegetables mad ( . it possible during tlin war for us lo be generally letter fed than ever before and at the same time Lo supply our fighting men and many of our allies with the esKential foods In ample qualities. However, Mr, Truman's appeal docs not. mean Unit, you should drop everything and immediately got busy in the garden. The starling dale is determined by the weather and nothing Is to lie gained until the soil becomes workable and clangor from late spring frosts has passed. We must remember that in most sections of the country the gardening season is li riled to those days between the last killing frost In spring and the first killing frost In the fall. The growing season is therefore determined by Hie length Of Ihe period between these dates. The accompanying map should aid Ihe gardener to plan his seed sowings and setting out of tender plank. Most, .vegetable seeds may be sown out-of-doors with safety a ^nontii before tlie average last frost date, provided the ground Is dry cnouglit to dig. Tender plants like tomato and cabbage, however, must not be set out until after the last average frost date In your locality.. And for safety's sake, the old gardener cautions you to have some light protective covering ready for the plants ir a laic frost threatens. Seed may be started In the hotbed or indoors six to eight weeks before the frost date.' And experience has proved that It docs not pay to be the early worm. Vegetables will come along just as fast if they are planted after the season is favorable. To be on the safe side, consult your local county agricultural agent or make inquiries among experienced gardeners In your neighborhood. the bank accounts, and all the be reduced In size and cost. The insurance policies, all added up. number of federal employees can Starting Over Again be cut more than most of us The United States stands now j imagine. Deficit spending (spend- where some pioneer settler of t Ing what we do not have) can be :-Early 'in March, national press Tfrircs carried a story from Washington to 'the farthest corners of the country, about sixteen mem- fysrs of Congress saying they thought the national . budget sliould and could be balanced. They were half-and-half Senators alhd Representatives. Seven were Democrats and nine were Rcpub- llclans ant! they made It plain by signing a written statement. They are: . ".SENATE; Byrd, Bridges, Taft,| Tydings, Vandenberg, Walsh, Wlicr-] ry and white.. ' ..HOUSE; Cox, Doughton, Htilleck, Khutson, Martin, Tabcr, Wlutting- tbh and Woodruff. .My hat is off to these realistic statesmen. I hope their ranks soon embrace the entire Congress. '• Onr' Debts are HUEC .. America's next chance to riave ' a.-balanced' budget will be in the fiscal year of 1941. It starts July 1,, 1946 and ends June 30, 1947. TJie ;t7nited States is already in debt for everything it has. This does not - mean all the country is worth, but it does mean an a'riiount equivalent to the value of everything the people of this na- tjtpn have saved since their ancestors started saving. .The national debt is 280 billion dollars'. That figure approximates the value of all the farms and j farm improvements in the country, all the city real estate and city., improvements, all the manufacturing plants in the nation, all colonial days might have stood If his log cabin had burned with everything of food anil clothing inside. Bringing an Illustration closer to home: The energetic young family man with two children who hns just finished paying for an $8,000 home can depend on starting no\v to buy It all over again in taxes, paying no more than his rightful share of the national debt which Is $2,000 per man, woman and child. Tax on this enormous debt will be a new, yearly expense for our government. IL will, be a big 1 one too. Interest on debt alone will cost Uncle Sam more than he ever raised by Inxes in any single prewar year, if there ever was a time when America's common people deserved a balanced budget so they could look frankly and bold- at the truth of debts and taxes, it Is now. Fighting Has Oasetl There arc ways lo start balancing the n'ltionnl 'budget and the sooner it starts the better. The war is over and war bureaus can stopped If we really set ouv heads to do It. By doing this we can save what we do .huve left. With all savings gone, we have something IcU. .The settler whose cabin burned,had his energy and good nanic^loft. The home owner who must,f4larl buying all over nguin in Vnts, still has his credit and a job&jincl hope. Just so the United Slixles, with prestige among nations WO. ft sound economy, has someSHlng left, something O f value that:' must be kept. Tn boa constrictors arc some times kept around the house as peLs to kill rodents. Read Courier News Want Ads. Mrs. Emily Trammell Suffers Foot Injury Mrs. Emily Potter Trammell, wife of Garland Trammell of Bassett, was seriously Injured Thursday by a nail penetrating her shoe and entering her foot when she jumped from a platform in Ihe barn lot. The nail almost penetrated her foot, resulting in a serious Infection. Mrs. Ti-iumnell. connected with the sheriff's office at Osceola, is 1 confined to her home. WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20, 19-lG Fruit Demand End Of Price Controls BY ANN riSCIIKR WASHINGTON, Mar. 20. (UP) — I'Yult growers throw llielr support today behind demands Ihat con- ercjw abolish price controls. ' Karl D. Loos, attorney for the Cnlifonilii Fruit Growers Exchange, sild production In the citrus fruit, industry was 50 per cent above Hie pre-war nvemce and that price controls were not needed. When OPA suspended citrus ceilings recently, he snid, prices dkl go «l) but "I llilnk prices would have dropped if Ihe ceilings had stayed oft." Ixios took his arguments to House Hanking committee hearings on legislation to extend OPA another year after June 30, 1947. Hie National Association of Manufacturers, which speaks for a large segment of Industry, opposed the Wll earlier this week on grounds OPA served as a brake on production. Spokesmen for the dairy, vegetable, and lumber Industries also have called for an end to price controls. C. W. Kitchen, executive vice president ot the United Freeh Fruit Jnikl Vegetable Association said that OPA operates to 'disrupt the long- cslabllshcd praclices of this fust moving business." He recommended that OPA proceed with a progressive and final removal of price ceilings on all fresh fruits and vegetables "as rapidly as Is consistent with a somid national economy." D. K. Howe, president of the American Butter Institute, told tlie committee yesterday that the only really workable and prompt solution to the problem of the butter shortage is "lo remove all dairy products, particularly butter, from price control." k E. Hurtz, chairman of tho dairy Industry committee said the government's milk production goal "wilt not be met under price controls." NOTICE OF GRANTING OF I.IQCOK FF.KMIT Notice Is hereby given that the Commissioner of Revenues of the State of Arkansas has issued a permit, No. 521 to Filmore G. Gipson to sell and dispense vinous or spirituous liquors for beverage at retail on the premises described as in South 2nd Street, Blytlicvlllc. Arkansas. Tills permit Issued on the 4lh day of March, 1946 and expires on the 30 day of June, 1946. Filmore G. Gipson Permittee. WAKNIKG ounrit In Hie Chancery Court, G'hlcka- sawbM District, Mississippi County, Arkansas. J. W. Aklns Plaintiff, vs. No. 0501 Elfa Lee Aklns Defendant The defendant Elfa Lee Aklns is hereby warned to appear within thirty days in the court named In the caption hereof and answer the complaint of the plaintiff J. W. Dated this « day of March, 1046. HARVBY MORRIS, Clerk By Frclda O'Neal. D. C. H. G. Partlow, Ally, for Pltf. Gene E. Bradley, Atty. ad Litem. Read Courier News Want Acts. 1 CHOICE* —of millions, St. Joseph Aspirin is their first thought nt first warning of simple liDad.ieho or col<U' painful niisonen. No usjiirin cnn do more for you. AVliy pny more? liny St. Joseph Aspirin, world's Eeller at 10c. 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