The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on July 24, 1947 · Page 16
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fAGE SIXTEEN BLYTHEVILLB (ARK.) COURIER NEWS THURSDAY, JUI.V 2-1, 11M7 'Reds' Dominate Some CIO Units Former Communist Appears Before House Investigators WASHINGTON, July 24. (UP)— A tenner union olticlal dimm sesterriay tihat there is "su'ostaiitHl odhimunbl domination" of Uie Wins toil-Sal cm. N. C., local at t!ic United Food. Toh'rco and lAgu ctiHuraJ Workers Union (OIO). The charge was jirade before Wie House UiiAmcricai) Aclivities Coin- inHtee by Aim Malliews. fonnei officials of the North Carolina District of -the Ooniniuuist Party. qrjie con-JiislUee called Miss M<v ' thews os it rc-openeci inve-rtlgft Ubiia ol Coiraluuisin in labor unions. She was the first of six illnesses schedu'ed to 'teslify lociay flbout slleged Communist activities JH the Feed and Totncco Workers Union. The committee sold meanwhile 1111% it -will it.urn over- to "i>fjp x> prlate" govennneal agencies in fprpialion received yeitci<I>-y that official iUissian visitors had obtained serrel d?.ta on U. f3. n" craft and submarines; The information was supplied • by Victor KravchenV.o, former member of |i Soviet Purchasing" Corrimission in lliis country \v-lio broke with the Russians nnd eN plained why in a book called "I Choose (Freedom." . Miss Mithews toM Hie commit- iee that the ratio of Communists to the entire union membership ivi "Wint-ton-Saleni is "qviile s:n"t \ She said 'there are only about 151 Communists In the city, and not nit of the inaer union members. Th,e Union's estimated total nicin- bership is P..o:o. (But of the 30 locnl union officials, she said, at lorn', 1G nre Communists. Miss Mathews sftid she v:ss uncertain about four other L union office Vs. But she said only 10 definitely are not Communists. : .Miss Mathews,' ntti-activc in 'sunflower hat land flowered print dress, identified l»c union officials father as 'Coinuninists ornon-Com- <n>unists P-S commiUee invcsliglUor E. Striding slowly read the list. No Children, No New Home 'Wild Boy' Forced to Live Alone For 7 Years, Found in Australia SAN FRANCISCO, July 24. (UP) —The finding of a "wild boy" whose mother u:bando:ied him in a .shed to Oivc nlonc for seven years was reported by radio toduy by Salvation Army Headquarters in Melbourne, Australia. A Radio AuslralU broadcast, heard toy the United 'Press 'here did n-,l iay In what city 'the child was discovered. The boy's nunct was almost like thai of a six-montlis-old child when he ivns found, the Salvation Army reported, and he cried and grunlcd like. <wi anlmf.f. .The report said the boy's mother was convinced .that she was given the wrong baby at the hospital .vcvcn years ago, and became so ob.se.ssecl wHh the notion thai she ;fina]y rli .ndoned him in a shed in back of the family home. He was krpl alive by food brought him by his brother.'! and sislcrs in disobedience of their mother's c.dc-rs not to ::cc him, the Salva- ticn Army said. The fidher did not (Ij.spule his v.'ife's (ircisioii ;o nban- don the child and iminlalncd he was not re:^:on.sib!c. 1 lie bifidcnst s-\id the boy began grow ed til up bim.k and wander ubout when lie ilcler -:md nel^h'oci's inform- j:ol!(:e. When he w-as picked wa'i diTsie-d only in a •:m<l his ig over hair his \VILS fr.cc to The Salvation 'Army took the hoy into one of Its homos, where J:e responded "amazingly" to affection. Their Winter's Supply In (Hys when ^Ic.inerti were al- •owcd to pick up stray ears of corn n::ssnd by the reapers, many f arm worker: were thus enabled to collect the best part of their winter's supply ot train. nesul Courier News Want Ads, Concrete Culvert-tile Sizes 10" lo 3G" (Reinforced or Non-'Kdnfurecil) Cheaper und i.untccr l/ustin^ than any other Krld;;e A!:ilerh*l. Concrete units for Sanitary Privy—Concrete Keiitic Tanks. A. H. Webb Hwy. 61 N. at Stale Uric i'huiie Illythcvllle 711 |C^fe,«* 0 « »••••••' The fciERest landlord in Sallisaw, Ckla.. D. F. Sisemore, has nnnounccd that he will ront his new homes in Sallisaw only to families with children. Above, in the doorway of one of the new houses, Slsemorc chats with Sallisaw ycungstprs. left to right, Sarah Butler, Rowena Long, Earl Cagle and Jerry Caylc. (NEA Tclcpliolo.) 1GIAL 5 Tie Regular 98c Rent Controls Stiil in Force on Rooming Houses Sleeping rooms in roominK and boarding houses are still iniiV.M- rent control, Area Rent Director Cunnlnghnm said today in ansiv.'r to' many questions asked since the new Housing ami Rent Act Ueca;nc effective on July 1, , Roomers in rooming houses provided with the some proU'v-lions under rent controls lhat apply '.' nil other tenants living in rent-controlled accommodations, the area rent director said. Tliis mc^ns thai maxhn:nn rc'Vs for such rooms remain Just \vher? they were on Jure 30, 10-17. It also means that they rre afforded the sair.c definite prolcc- ;ions against urJawfui eviction.^ as Lhe law juo'.'irtrb for other V:\'- inls. This means, too, that n landlorn iirt n roomer may, if they wish, enter into a written lease incrcii?- ins; (he maslmum rent up to, but nnT, more than, 15 per cent, provided the lease meets all recprirj- :nenls of the new aet. including the requirements that the signing must be voluntary and the lease must permit the "tenant, to keep possession of the room, at the agreed on rental, nnlil the end of next year, 1948. The number of questions reaching his office about tourist homes, Mr. Cunningham said, indicates a KOOI! deal of misimderstanmnB- The important thing to remember in tha connection, he pointed out. is tha the new act decontrols tourist home? serving transient guests exclusively but keeps controls on rooms which are rented under conditions common to rooming houses. All accommodations in motor courts. Mr. Cunningham said, arc decontrolled. The rent director called particular attention t» the fart that operators of motor fouiis and ot utirist homes serving transient uesls exclusively must file applications for decontrol with the area rent office. Experiments have shewn certain ^ra-'^slmi-prr-s lose ;r.;msry between moults. lhat their >c? REPAIR :-5EDJ JSave on (he w:iolc family's stioi, »costs through the year—by !»PC|I- *ing tlicm in good repair u'ith our fine worknianslii]) :t«d lou^l riuality inuterlnls. VVIiIHvyou WiiJl heel and tip iciiIacemtM • ami sluucs. ! HALTER'S » I Quality Shoo Shop For Electric Work Call 2397 BOB'S Electric Shop • Farm Wiring O House Wiring • Motor Repairs O Appliance Installation r.no N. Fifth St. Idyl lit villc, Ark. Good Used Furniture Is Found at J1MMIE EDWARDS FURNITURE CO. 313 E. Main Phone Z487 ; Pride Si Usrey I GENERAL CONfRACIOl >I ••*.• '»; '.+', >| Excavations and Backfills J !*] -*i | Phone 517 | $ Highway 18 V/esr at Pride Addition $ >: :»; '$"*"*"*•$>"•] ^*'£ >"*!X >;>;XXX!*."»°XX>"»]'.*i XXXX XXXXX X XXXXX XXXX XXXX XS- Fine is Tobacco w hat counts BAKERY 69c COCOANUT CAKE Thick 2-laycr cake covered in Fresh Tender, Shredded Cocoanut. On Sale Saturday Only! Telephone Your Order — Dial 2073 HART'S BAKERY FOR SALE Concrete Building Blocks Aquella Water Proofing Paint 12-48 inch CON CRETE CULVERTS plain or reinforced Osceola Tile and CULVERT CO. We Deliver I'lionc 69 \VriKt, pocket and fob \viilclius arc restored to bciiuty and usefulness v.'ith our "fine repair service. The finest replacement parts used, and reasonable prices charged for depun- aiilc woi'itmiinsliip. You get the finished product when we promise it—no delays. 7 DAY SERVICE Pat O'Bryant JEWELER Main at Second Phone 326 LUCKY STRIKE presents THE MAN WHO KNOWS- JHE TOBACCO BUYER! "I'VE BOUGHT well over ten million pounds of tobacco... so I speak' with some authority when I say that season after season, I've seen the makers of Lucky Strike buy real fine lobacco — lhal ripe, light, tobacco U\;vL makes a swell smoke." Day Phone 3371 Night Phone 2527 WALPOLE ELECTRIC Complete Electrical Store Wiring - Fixtures - Appliances 117 So. Hccond 81. lll.vthcvillc, Ark. Estimates (JUirtly Given F. -S. Kinn, in<lrprm!rnl tobacco buyer of Lexington, Kentucky, lias been <i Lucky Strike smoker for J!> ymrs So remember... fOK R£Al MtRCVRy S&tV/tt ALWAYS $et yous Still & Young Motor Co. Lincoln-Mercury Dealer Phone ;!17fl ISlythcvillc Ark. 112 V.'aUuit St. 'V KEROSENE & FUEL OIL CALL 20! •The Old Reliable" .UCKY STRIKE/f^EANS TINE OBACCO So Round, So Firm, So Fully Packed —So Free and Easy on the Draw G. O. POiTZ T«r Bowc. .f PKTROI/EUM W fl« Dependable Str.ice PKO:)UCTS KB •» Cherrr

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