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Blytheville, Arkansas
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Wednesday, December 27, 1950
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WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 27, 1950 Here Are Army, Navy Plans for Calling Up Junior Officers of Reserve, Guard WASHINGTON, Dec. 21. tA'j— The* Army has' dipped into National Guard and organized reserve units for the first time to order 1.600 Individual Junior officers to duty In March. the Navy has stowed away "3r releasing reservists next Those two actiotis were ( an- nnunced yesterday as the Army also disclosed: 1. It will call up <lt didn't say when) 100 Women's Army Corps lieutenants and captains. 2 H Is ordering to active service 890 additional medical officers: 850 rtnnlal officers; and 415 medical service corps officers. These will report in (wo groups, February 5 and March 15. The Army said the '7.500 Guard and reserve lieutenants and captains will report between March 1 and March 22. It is the first lime tlie Army has rgachcd into the National Guard and organized reserve units for individual officers since tile Korean crisis began. The announcement'said the number of officers called from units will be small titnl thai they will not be called up until officer material from four other sources lias been exhausted, N'avy Plan The Navy announced last Nq^, 1 that enlisted reservists recalled involuntarily would be released at the "jwof 5,000 a month and reserve oilers at tile rale of 1.5QO a month beginning next July. A Navy spokesman said yesterday that plan has been abandoned. He told a reporter the Navy does not know \vhen or how many reservist 1 ; will be released. Naval reserve cnll- upjilans have not changed, he said. Before plucking individual officers from Guard and organized reserve units, the Army said, all possible of the 7,500 officer quota will be taken from: 1. The National Guard and organized reserve volunteers. 2. Organized reserve officers commissioned Irom the ROTC who were previously deferred and who have one year's prior federal service. 3. Reserve officers from the ROTC who did not execute deferment "greements and who have had less than one year's federal service. 4. Members of the volunteer service. The officers will serve 21 months or "such other period as may be »utJiorized by law." Meanwhile, Ihe American Bar Association announced it had received assurances from Secretary of Defense Marshall that wherever pos- «lble lawyers called up will be given duty allowing them to use their legal talent*. f the Latest m Provda? _^ . Dec..J7. (AP)— Pravda drClnred today that Japanese are fighting in the. Korean war "disguised as Americans of Japanese extraction. 1 '.. The Communist party organ credited th« report to • letter from i Japanese sailor, quoted by Pravda •» saying he had recognized so- called Nisei a.s, actually, Japanese by their speech. Another report Irom a correspondent In Korea nald th« North Korean air force wajl growing stronger and giving active help to tha land armies In their victorious advance." Still another dispatch in the Moscow press today—this one from the Soviet news agency Tass in New York—said American youths, in the equivalent of a nationwide sitdown strike, were keeping out of army service by every means possible In- The dispatch said throughout the Unitert states' one-third of those called for military service were re- DEATH RATE Per Thousond. American women continue to outlast the so-called "rugged" male sex, according lo the U. S. Public Health Service. The Newschart above shows thai while annual death rales for both men and women decreased in 1950, the women's rate is going down fasler. Estimated 1050 figure for women is 8.3 per 1000, and for men 1 1.2. Apple Picker Held in Death Of Ex-Actress NEW YORK, Dec. 27. (AP)— Investigation of the strangulation slaying of a former Zlegfeld Follies showgirl turned to utica, N.Y.. today aft«r an apple picker was arrested there for questioning in the case. The Ixxly of Evelyn (Yvonne) Hughes, about 50, was found "yc.s- terday is a Manhattan hotel room rented by Birger Nordkrist. 41. on Christmas Several Eve. hours after finding of the body, Nordkrist was taken custody at Utica. He was picked up after he asked a hotel manager there to telephone the New York hotel for him and find out If Ihere had been any "trouble" Monday. The call wa.s intercepted by police at the hotel here, Ihe Ashland. They Instructed the manager at Dtlc.i to detain Nordkrist until local detectives arrived. Deputy Chiel James Laino of the Utica police later said that Nord- krist wtw being questioned without being told that. Miss Hughes was dead. Laino said NordkrLst was »n apple-picker from Hamlin, In western New York. No charge was lodged against Nordkrist. He had with him a scrap of paper bearing Miss Hughes' name and the address of Ihe Ashland Hotel. •Mtss Hughes, who appeared in Broadway hllj "Rosalie" and Rio Rita" and with Rudolph Valentino and Gloria Swanson in movies, w»s strangled with a piece of cloth and scart stuffed Into her mouth. Empty beer cans were .scattered about the room bill there were no signs ol a struggle. fusins io to <>' eir "raft boards and that many youths were changing their addresses without giving required notice. rogu.Iar $1 si/.r now wily $2 liolllr now • Soollics rough. c!in|^>ed hands • C.rramy srnoolli .. .fragrant • Sollens skin from he»fl to to« • Mrolerls against nealhcr • Iriiartis a«ain?-l skin rlrynr>s • Doubles as maketij) louniialion Has ihe sam« wonderful, skin guarding properties AS th« lotion—especially crrslcd IW yon who prefer a hand cream. This sale U for m *m-r<-V ti Your* Today!, WOODS DRUG STORE BLYTHEVILLE ion Shivers In Cold Wave Not Much Relief Sighted, Either; Midwest Coldest By The Associated I'rpM Cold Arctic air, left behind by Santa Clam as he sped back to the North Pole, hit wide areas over the eastern half of the nation today. Tiie cold covered all parts of the country east of the Rockies to Ihe Atlantic seaboard—but Florida escaped ihe chill. The winter-weary midwest reeled under Ihe icy blasts which brought Ihe coldest weather ol the season—deep into sub-zero levels— to many areas. Not much warming was in nrrjspect immediately for the midwcn which has had little relief from cold weather for nearly two months. The frigid weather followed snowstorms over much of the mid- west on Christmas and over eastern states yesterday. The forward edge of the cold air mass pushed soulhward Into' Ihe Gulf stales and shoved temperatures below freezing over parU of Dixie, Yankees Freninf But below-zero blows landed across the mid-continent. Itie Great Lakes region and In parts of the New England states. Temperatures dropped sharply as the cold air mass moved out of the Red River Valley and fanned out over the Great Lakes area last night. Tile north central states got the real biting cold. It was 30 degrees below zero in Rochester, Minn.; -23 Is Mason City, la.; -22 at the 'twin citie.s of MinneapolLs-St. Paul and -18 In Madison, WIs.. and -15 at Saiilt ste. Marie, Mich. Ohio got the Ilrst sub-zero read- Ings of the season. Pindlay reported a low of -12 and it was -9 In Columbus and -a in Toledo. Three deaths were attributed to the cold in Ohio. Chicago—digging out o[ » nine- inch Christmas snowfall—shivered in eight below, the coldest day of the year. It was Ihe lowest reading lor the dale since 1886 and the coldest December day since 1933. In New England, Caribou. Me., reported i low of -18. New Tork City'« early morning loir as 13 above, but at Massena, In northern Ne\v York, it was 11 below. The cold front centered in Georgia, and it was below freezing as far south a.s central Texas, northern Alabama and Virginia. Parts of Georgia. Mississippi and Tennessee also had sub-freezing marks. No immediate relief was in sight. Finds Dutch Influence SYDNEY—(/p;—Aboriginal paintings in north Australia jilcture 18lh Century Dutchmen in the Dutch costumes of that day. The rsport was made here by G. Donkin »n explorer. He thinkii some of the paintings also show the «borlgln« were Influenced by India. THEATRE 2019 West Main Open Weekdays S:J5 She.*- SUrls 7:0(1 Saturdays A Sundays I :o# Always a Double Feature I.asl Times Todav — ItlllfC lui '^A, L . IV ?'J ;'l"'' t ° *'- ui:l w> ' > > Z Rrtl Comedy and New Thursday & Kridav rr rr —PLUS— Sea Island (In Technicolor) Also Cartoon "Boy & Th« Eaglt" in Technicolor BLYTHEVILLE, fARK.) COURIER NEWS CARUTHERSVILLE NEWS By Joyce Douglas* — Phone S89-J Pail Maironi rourleen Past Matrons met with Mrs. C, O. Shepard at her home Monday evening for their annual Christmas party. Christmas decorations were used throughout the home and the Buests were seated at small tables for the turlcey dinner. Initiation services were held (or Mrs. Jack Johnson, who Is the outgoing matron of the Kastern Star. Contests and sanies also were enjoyed during the evening with Mrs. H. H. Brown winning a prize. Kastern Star Installs Officers The Masonic Hall in Cnhithers- ville was decorated In crimson and Bold for Installation of new officers Friday e/eiling. A candle light service was held as the following officers were Installed: Mrs. John Holland, worthy matron; H. G. Spianue. worthy patron; Mrs. Fred Pierce, associate matron; Mr. Fred Pierce, associate patron; Hfrs. Mary Green, secretary; Miss .liran- ila Corbctt. treasurer; Mrs, M. J. Yeager, conductruss; Mrs. Joy Thompson, associate conductniss; Mrs. Paul Lowe, chaplain; Mis. Mai'Rie Rayburn. marshall; Mrs. l.ct- tle Necly. organist; Mrs. Jack Taylor, Ada; Mrs. D. B. [Sail, Rntlr Mrs. Bernle Lay. Ksicr; Mrs. Jean Pinion. Martha; Mrs. Howard Martin, Electn; Mrs. Clyde Essnry, warder; and Mrs. James Bingham, scn- tlnal. Teachers Honored Mrs. Charles Dorroh. hostess. Mrs Harry Bailer. Mrs. Murray Zarccor and Mrs. J. w. Carmean. co-hostesses, entertained at the Dorroh home Thursday evening with a party honoring; Mrs. Jnlla Hawkins who celebrated her. 35th anniversary as a teacher In the Methodist Sunday School. A turkey dinner was served 4< members of the class who gave Mrs Hawkins n cake with' eight candles, seven representing characteristics which they appreciated and the eighth a wish for a happy future. Three members of the original class were, present. Mrs. Black Powlkcs. Mrs. J. p. Petersen and Mrs. E. C. Speer. At the conclusion of the meeting. Mrs. D. P. Randolph gave Mrs. Hawkinj an orchid from the class. Scouts Ha™ Party 'Hie recreation room at the PrM- uyterian Church was Ihe scene for! a Christmas party held by the six | dens of Cub Pack 191 Monday. Christmas trees decorated the room ind ornaments were made by the hoys. Santa Claus came with a candy cane for <pch Cub and the bpy» exchanged gifts. A corsage wnsi given to each den mother and parents also received small gifts. Rirthda.r Club The F. and F. Birthday Club met Friday evening at the home of Mrs. Lillian Tinder. Two quests vtre present, Mrs. John Medlln of Maiden, and Mrs James Caruthers. Gifts were exchanged after playing of games. Pri7.cs went to Mrs. Woodrow Green and Mrs. John Merilln. A picture was made of the group lo celebrate the club's second anniversary and refreshments were sej'ved at the close of the evening. HMiltj Chih Ha< Parly .Mrs. Jean Pinion Tuesday evening entertained her bridge club tor Its annual Christmas party A candle lleJil dinner was served «'id favors of greenery corsages were found at each place setting After dinner the euesls cxchntrad ait s and brii< e went to Mrs. Bobbye Oalther. hlch. Mrs Joe Pinion, secor.d high, and Mrs C O ReHoff. bridgo. ' ' Couples Club niecls Or. and M,,,. Ralph I)ix ail Pillfnn «»« hosts Monday evening to the cnr± C "' b r ° r the cll " V " "»" «* Llinstnias parly. Decorations throughout the home , ,,*" J ' C C " rl5 ""<>s ""me and a turkey dinner was served Christmas gifts were exchanged and bridge was played during tlip "ciihig with pn^ going to Mr W- B. Monis. high. MM. Dclbrri "arper. high. Mrs. Cyril Hcndrlcks, briiieo. and Mrs. Noel Dean. travel- Ing prize, f.nriti Honored With Open House Mr. and Mrs. Paul Horner and Mis. B. o. Bennett entertained at Ihe Homer home Friday evening with open house honoring Mr nnd Mrs. W, I. Converse of Los Angele«. Miss Mary Ellen Hornet and Mrs E. C. Pierce presided at the punch bowl. Some 50 friends called during Ilia evening to see Mr. and Mrs. Converse who are former residents of this city and who are now house- gnests of Mr. and Mrs. Dyer Elyrd. Mrs. Dalian Teroy ami Mrs. W. 1:. McElyca spent Monday in Memphis. Mr. and Mrs. James Tankerslcy and children, ol nolla, Mo., came Wednesday to spend the holidays wilh her parents, Mr. and Mis D. V. Magcc. Pal Patlei'.son drove to Conway, Ark., Wednesday lo bring home his daughter, Betty Jo, lor the Clirlst- mas holidays. Dr. and Mrs. D. D. Pinion and Krnndson, Don Douglass, drove to Cape airnrileaii Monday. Boh McCoy arrived Wednesday from Fayetle, Mo., where he is a ttudcnl at central College, to spend Christmas with his mother, Mrs. V. W. McCoy. Mr. and Mrs. C. f. floome and son, Charles, liave spent the last few days In St. Louis. Mr. and Mrs. w. C, Crow are ,11. rents ol a daughter born Wednesday afternoon at the Poplar fllnff Hospital. She has been named Betty Frances nnd weighs 9 pounds. Mr. and Mrs. Joe II. Henley und family of Mmku&;ce. OV. "X.. will nr- I'lvc Salunluy lo spend Christmas with Mrs. Henley's mother, Mrs M F. Wilklc. Miss Joan Douglass a rived lumie Thursday evening from Murray, Ky., where she Is a student of Murray state College, (o spend Hie holidays with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. F. Douglass, Sr. Mrs. C. H. Williams, 402 Hawthorne Street, Abbeville, Ixmislana. say* If folks would smile and forget their worries they'd all feel loU better and make other folks feel better, loo. Mrs. Williams says she ha« lots lo smile about . . . thanks to HADACOL. Mrs. Williams found that by taking HADACOL she helped to overcome a deficiency of Vitamins Bl, B2, Niacln and Iron, which HADACOL, contains. Here Is Mrs. Williams' own statement: "I guess It was over a year ago whim 1 really starled to feel mighty bad. when ^ say I was fer-linj; bad I'm not felling i story —I Just didn't have one bit of energy. I was tired all the time. I had lo do my housework in spells . . . rest a while ind then work it bit. I couldn't eat t full meal either—I guess I didn't e»t enough to keep a bird alive. There was many * night I didn't get but a few hours' sleep. Imagine going to bed and then rolling and tossing most ol the night. So many of my friends had been praising HADACAL that I finally decided to try HADACOL. After three bottles of HADACOL I could tell a definite improvement. . . now, after taking HADACOL for over i year. I feel Just wonderful. I am not tired or restless during the day; I can do all my housework ind still have energy lo spare. 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M. and Osceoln Chapter '25, Order ol Eastern Star, will observe the Festival of St. John (he Evangelist tonight. The observance will IjcRin at 6:30 with'* bano.uct for a n anticipated by IJje company. Mr. Bognn succeeded J. M, dl'lim as manager of the agency In Luxoni in 1920. Mr. Lnnrtmin firsl opened the agency In 1910. \V. D. Painter, stale manager, of .ittle flock, made the. presentation. RITZ THEATRE Manila, Ark? Wednesday & Thursday "HOT ROD" James I.ydon — (il lir l:i Winters ALSO NKWS & SHOUTS PAGE THRBI 150 persons. Both groups will insUH offtewi following the dinner. This festival is obe«rv*d •? MM Osceola group* each y««r. When your cold gcte gala and chest ind cough dtvdav*. wvft last. Crtomuhion r«li<v H ••Icklv ka. came it: ^ ™ I.Soolhet raw io membianri, tMt mi . 3. Mildly reluct .y.temU t 4. Aids nilur. fliht *• MM* «f hit- lalion, 5. lias stood th« users. Von mint b« plttud or nm will refund your money. . CREOMUL'SION «ii.«.. 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