r Pag« Two - Blythevflle jArlt.)Courier News - Monflay^Aprfl I, tt HALT t (Coniittued from page one) Chiefs of Staff told a reporter privately within the past 10 days thatdie feels strongly the United States should broaden and inten^ sify-'the air war against the North. In view of the Communist win.t$r offensive, this high-rank- ingvflfficer said the United States should lift restrictions on bombing the Haiphong harbor and docks, across which flow much of the Soviet-supplied arms, petroleum products ?.nc food. "I'm for hitting anything thai supports the enemy's war efforl in f =tj)e South," he said. He did not-Jrule out striking the dike sysfe'm to ruin North Vietnam's ricfc.'crop. Qlfier senior officers, contact- edijSfter the President's limit- thetfcombing order, made it plifll they oppose it. falling that all the JCS members went on record last summer as strongly supporting NOTICE IN THE PROBATE COURT OF MISSISSIPPI COUNTY, ARKANSAS CHICKASAWBA DISTRICT In the Matter of the Estate, .of Rodney L. Banister, deceased. No. 4650 Last known address of decedent: 1106 West Main, Blythe- vilie, Arkansas 72315 Date of death: March 20, 1968. An instrument dated March 6, 1961, was on the .... day of March, 1968, admitted to probate as the last will of the above decedent, and the undersigned has been appointed executor thereunder. A contest of the probate of the will can be effected only by filing a petition within the time provided by law. All persons having claims against the estate must exhibit them, duly verified, to the undersigned within six months from the date of the first publication of this notice, or they shall be forever barred and precluded from any benefit in the ^estate! This notice first published 1 day-of • Apr4.~19.68.. • Fred W. Smith ; 1006 North Drive, i Osceola, Ark. 72370 James E. Hyatt, Jr. P, 0. Box 336 Qsceola, Arkansas Attorney for Estate L 4-1 4-8 IN THE CHANCERY COURT •- OF THE CHICKASAWBA ;DISTRICT OF MISSISSIPPI : COUNTY, ARKANSAS Federal National Mortgage Association and James Terry, Truslee Plaintiffs : vs. No. 17375 Julius J. Massanelli, Hazel A. Massanelli. his wife, James B. Keene, Billie Jean Keene, Harvey Morris, Trustee for Blytheville, Realty & Rental Company^ United States of America Commissioner of Revenues, Stale of Arkansas, Defendants • NOTICE OF SALE : Notice is hereby given that the undersigned, Commissioner in Chancery, will pursuant to the Order, of the Chancery Court of the Chickasawba District of Mississippi County. Arkansas, rendered on the 29th day of March, 1968, in a cause therein pending wherein Federal National Mortgage Association is plaintiff and Julius J. Massanelli, James B. Kcene, Hazel A. Massanelli, Billie Jean Keene, Harvey Morris, Trustee for Blytheville. Realty & Rental Company, United States of America, Commissioner of Revenues, and Slate of Arkansas, aj-e defendants, on the 30th day of April, 19G8, offer for sale at p'ublic auction, at the south door of the Courthouse in the City of Blytheville, County of Mississippi, and State of Arkansas, to the highest bidder, the following lands and property in the Chickasawba District of Mississippi County, Arkansas, lo-wit: Lot Twenty-Two (22), Block "B", J. F. Smith Addition ; to the City of Blytheville, Arkansas. Said sale will be held between the hours of nine o'clock in the forenoon and three o'clock in the afternoon of the date aforesaid, upon a credit oj three months. The purchaser at said sale will be required to give bond and approved security, to secure the payment of the purchase price and a lien Wil be retained on said lands further to secure such purchase nioney. .'WITNESS my hand am! Mai t|iii 28th day of March, 1968. • BETTY COATS f Commissioner in Chancery JUlpn E. Wilson, Attorney A.M. ROONDUP (Continued from Pa^ One) at 5:38 a.m, yesterday and was investigated by the Hayti Police Department, the Sheriffs office said. Entrance to the lounge was gained through the back door which the thieves forced open, authorities said, • BLYTHEVILLE POLICE RECOVERED a 1962 Chevrolet which was reported stolen Friday night, Police Chief George Ford said today. The vehicle—owned by Tenie Cook—was discovered abandoned Saturday morning about three miles west of Camtheisville and a 21-year-old Blythevilie man has been arrested as a suspect in the case, authorities said. The man will be charged today with auto theft, police said. the bombing, one officer said: "I don't know of any military men who have changed their minds." Some uniformed professionals recalled that, during a four-day Lunar New Year bombing pause last year, American reconnaissance planes spotted trucks and barges flocking southward with an estimated 25,000 tons of war gear—many times the normal movement. They said they fear the same thing will happen now, contending that the supply flow must be interdicted all along the supply route, not just at the bottom of the funnel. Johnson's order comes at. a time when skies are clearing over the North after the months-long monsoon, creating weather conditions for more intensive bombing. Only a few hours before Johnson's speech to the'nation, retired Gen. Maxwell. D. Taylor, a top presidential adviser, declared himself against a bombing pause. "I have always opposed that ... because I think in the long run it would not be remunerative unless there are clear indications which are not apparent now," said the former JCS chairman and U.S. ambassador to Saigon. Taylor said, "I would be always afraid of backing away from an issue such as the bombing because I think it would convey the impression of weakness and uncertainty here at home." When Secretary of Defense Clark M. Clifford was before the Senate Armed Services Committee for confirmation in late Jan- _uary.,..he~ said, "I do jot" favor cessation of bombing of North Vietnam. "Up until now, I have felt that it would be damaging to Our cause," Clifford said at that time. But he indicated the time might come when conditions might change. CITY Mrs. Cotner Mrs. Lillie Cotner, 81, of Blytheville, died Saturday in her home. She had lived in this area for 55 years and was a member of the Number Nine Baptist Church. She leaves four daughters, Mrs. Marie Gooch of Yarbro, Mrs. Emma Bell of Steele, Mrs. Bessie Howell of Wyatt, Mo., and Mrs. Minnie Best of Hastings, Neb.; Three sons, Carl Cotner of Ypsilanti, Mich., William Cotner of Marston, Mo., and Alfred Cotner of Phoenix, Ariz.; One brother, Roscoe Wall of Kennett, Mo.; And 19 grandchildren and 41 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held today, at 2:30 p.m. in the Number Nine Baptist Church with burial in the Number Eight Cemetery, Howard Funeral Service in charge. Infant's Rites Held Today Sarah Winters, infant daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Leroy Winters of the Forty and Eight community, died Saturday i n Osceola. She also leaves two sisters, Lesa Carol Winters and Charlotte Irene Winters, both of the home. Services were at 10 a.m. today in C o b b Funeral Home chapel, Rev. Bert Thomas officiating. Burial was in Dogwood Cemetery. (Continued from Cage One) that he will change his mind and re-enter." —Mrs. W e s 1 e y Green, 105 Center Crescent Dr. "In my opinion the-statement by President Johnson that he would not accept nomination is a noble and self - sacrificing action. It is the type of action that always happens in time of crisis that some Americans do what they think is best for the interests of their country. It should prove to the world that America, the greatest and strongest nation on earth, is not too proud to make a move for peace to attempt to prevent what might develop into a catastrophic third world war." — Max Logan, 821 Indiana Mrs. Daniel's Rites Set Mrs. Sarah Brewer Daniel, 23, wife of Delmer Daniel, died yesterday at Scott Air Force Base Hospital in Belleville, 111. Born in Aberdeen, Miss., she had lived here since she was a year old. She was a graduate of Dell High School. She was a member of the Woodland Corner Baptist Church. In addition to her husband she leaves her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Claude Brewer of Blythe- vilie; A son, Russell Lynn Daniel of the home; Eleven brothers, Claude Van Brewer of Phoenix, Ariz., Charles Brewer of Chicago, Bobby Brewer, Billy Brewer, Ronnie Brewer, Richard Brewer, Neal Brewer, Mykle Brewer and Terry Brewer, all of Blythevilie, and Jimmy Brewer and Taylor Brewer, both of San Diego, Calif.; T w o sisters, Mrs. Patsy Thompson of San Diego and Mrs. Joyce Gentry of Blythe- villff. Services wil! be 3:30 p.m. Tuesday in Cobb Funeral Home chapel, Rev. Martin Sifford officiating. Burial will be In Dogwood Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Charles Wise, Gary Grigg, Charles Berry, Eddie Fisher, Bill Barrett and Jerry Daniel. IN THE CHANCERY COURT FOR THE CHICKASAWBA DISTRICT OF MISSISSIPPI COUNTY, ARKANSAS BUFORD MARTIN, ET AL PLAINTIFFS VS. No. 17575 ELIZABETH SPEARS, ET AL DEFENDANTS WARNING ORDER The defendant, Elizabeth Spears, is hereby warned to appear within thirty (30) days in the • above Court to answer a Complaint filed against her by Buford Martin and she is warned that upon her failure to so appear and defend that said Complaint may be taken as confessed, all as by law provided. WITNESS the hand and seal of the Clerk of the above mentioned Court this the 22nd day of March, 1968. SEAL GERALDINE LISTON, CLERK. By DONNA DiCICCO, 3-25, 4-1, 8, 15 Daily Record Weather Sftturdiy'i "ligh — M . . Sunday's low — 60 .Yesterday'* high — 7J Overnight low — 48 Weekend precipitation (to 7 a Precipitation Jan. 1 to <Ut« — 0.5! Thll Date t Year Ajo Yesterday's high — 81 Overnight low — 87 ... Precipitation Jan. 1 to «at« — 7.34 Ernest Vernon Ernest Vernon, 71, died Saturday in Dunklin County Memorial Hospital in Kennett, Mo. He had lived in this area for the past 50 years, was a retired farmer, a veteran of World War I, and a member of the Pente« Postal Church. In addition to his wife, Mrs. Settle Vernon, he leaves f-o u r daughters, Mrs. Argie Raines of Rivers, Mo., Mrs. Lois Mason and Mrs. Beauton Foster, both of Blytheville, and Mrs. Amy Taylor of Marmaduke, Ark.; Two sons, Louis Vernon of Blytheville, and Sgt. Bobby Vernon with the Army in Germany; One brother, Sam Vernon of Rivers; One sister, Mrs. Pearl Larue of Blytheville; Eighteen grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Howard Funeral. Service chapel by Rev. James Boren. Burial will be 'in Memorial Park Cemetery with graveside military rifeS; O.J. Moore Rites Today Oscar James Moore, 71, of Leachville, died Saturday in Baptist Hospital In Memphis. He was a retired merchant and was a member of the Mississippi County Democratic Central committee during the 1930s. He leaves, in addition to his wife, Mrs. Ada Moore, six daughters, Mrs. Lucille Pickens and Mrs. Betty Simmons, both of Jonesboro, Mrs. Irene Mitchell and Mrs. Dorothy Brynjolfson, both of California, Mrs. Wilma Jean Thompson of Columbus, Ohio, and Mrs. Marie Kennett of Leachville; •One son, SMSgt. Alvia Moore of-Castle AFB, Calif.; One brother, Clay Moore of Walnut Ridge; Two sisters, Mrs. Lillie Piper of St. Louis and Mrs. Flora Alexander of Arkadelphia; His step-mother, Mrs. H. A. Moore of Smithville, Ark.; And 21 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren. Services will be conducted today at 3 p.m. in the First Methodist Church in Leachville, with Rev. Frank Weatherford officiating. Burial will be in the Leachville Cemetery, Howard Funeral Service in charge. Pallbearers will be grandsons. JOHNSON (Continued from Pcsc One) Vietnam war? -"I would hope what I did tonight will let me concentrate more effectively on bringing about peace in the world." Besides announcing a partla halt in bombing of North Vietnam, Johnson revealed these other steps related to the war: —The present authorized U.S troop level there of 525,000 men will be lifted to about 550,000 By August a total of 13,500 sup port troops will be sent to the combat zone. Some of these wil come from Reserve units called to active duty. —War spending is exceeding expectations. Tentative esti mates now put th« additional house that cannot stand," uOhn- amount for the 24 months that son went on: began'last July 1 at $5 billion j "There is division in -the —money Johnson will have to American house now. There is IN THE PROBATE COURT FOR THE CHICKASAWBA DISTRICT OF MISSISSIPPI COUNTY, ARKANSAS IN THE MATTER OF THE ADOPTION OF No. 4648 FREDEIG BROWN, A Minor. TRUEVILLA PARKS and RUBY JEAN PARKS, his wife, PETITIONERS. VS. . ALL WHOM IT MAY CONCERN, DEFENDANTS. NOTICE TO: ALL WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: Take notice that On the 22nd day of March, 1968, a Petition was filed by Truevilla Parks and Ruby Jean Parks, his wife, in the Probate Court for the Chickasawba District of'Missis- sippi County, Arkansas, for the adoption of a certain person named Fredric Brown, a minor. NOW, unless you appear within thirty (30) days after .the date of this Notice and show cause against such application, the question shall be taken as confessed and a Decree of Adoption entered. Da»sd March 22, 1968. - - .. SEAL ELIZABETH BLYTHE PARKER, Probate Clerk. Elbert Johnson 21.5 W. Walnut St. Blythevilie, Ark. 3-25, 4-1 111., Janet Wilson and Mrs. Vera Kindall both of St. Louis; And one great - great - grandchild. John M. Ferguson Services for J o h n M. Ferguson, 80, a retired teacher who died Thursday at his home o n 1105 South Lake, will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Bethel AME Church, Rev. E. H. Jones officiating. Burial will be in Carr Cemetery near Armorel. 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"So, I would ask all Americans, whatever their persMl interests or concern, to guard through unity in (he past four years, he said, and this "just must not now be lost in suspi- Geneva or any other suitable place." against divisiveness and all its .The chief executive's disclo- ugly consequences." sure that he will not seek re-e-j Much has been gained lection was coupled with a ser- les of appeals for national unity. He said; "The ultimate strength of our .country and our cause will lie not In powerful weapons or infinite resources or boundless wealth but will lie in the unity of our people, "This I believe very deeply." Throughout his 37-year public career, Johnson" said, "I have put the unity of the people first; I have put it ahead of any divisive partisanship." Declaring that, indeed, a, house divided against itself "by i the. spirit of faction, of party, of region, of religion, of race, is a cion, distrust, selfishness ang politics among any of our people." 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