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Monday, June 12, 1950
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MONDAY, JUNE 12, 1950 BLYTHEVIT.LE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS ram— Th« Nation Today: Point Four Progi Truman's World Aid P/aa Has Far to Go By James Marlow I ^WASHINGTON, June 12. <AP)— ^fcestdent Truman 1 * Point Rjur program hasn't really started yet and I no one c*n say how far It will go, how well It will work, or where it will end. It's been talked about for 17 months, ever since January, 1949, when Mr. Truman made nLs inaugural address, At that time he mentioned a number of things he thought this country should do in a world becoming ha If-Communist. One of them, which he called Point Pour, had this aim: helping backward countries to a better life and more progress, faster, How? In se vc ral ways: w ith brains, skfll and money, We could send in American experts to show them how to grow better crops, wipe out diseases, modernize education, use water power for electricity. U.S. Investment Then American men could invest money In those countries. For profit, of course. But they'd be creating jobs and helping .the people there. Until recently this was all Rome- thing which was talked about in ikmgre&s and the newspapers, but iPbt acted upon. But now Congress Tins approved the idea. As approved, the plan calls for this country to spend $35,000.000 the first year. But the approval of the idea is only just that. Congress still hasn't vpted the money for carrying it out. Congress to Vote : It's expected to do that, too, al. though we'll have to wait to sec whether Congress votes the 535,000,000 or less. Then, a year from now, the whole business will have to come up in Congress again. It- will be handled on a year-by- year basis so Congress can review what's been accomplished and decide whether it will let the plan die • and cut off the money or keep it going and vote more money. About 60 nations are In line for this kind of Point Four irelp. That Is, there nre that many which could benefit from such help. But the State Deptnenrtment will have to decide who gets what. If any. The plan itself is new only in the sense that it has been set up as a definite program by the President. For years we have had & kmd ol Point Four program. In Latin America; We've sent in some of our ex- perLs In farming, education, public health and other fields to help our southern neighbors. * ,And American businesses have ln- JJ^ested there. For example, in ol! "and mining. *:'>' Similar Program* And the United Nations, through its food and agricultural organization and the world health orga* nizatlon, have carried out similar programs in backward countries. In the case of the Point Pour program, It will take years probably before the results of experts sent in this year or next can begin to show real results. Yet, this country Is In a dilemma. Th« U.S, wants to stop communism which makes Ite appear to people in backward conn t rl es, promising them a better and fuller life. US. Miut Act Tills country, the great antagonist of communism and ^ r e a t preacher of the virtues of capitalism and democracy, can't sit idly by, doing nothing, while the Communists move into the backward Jlaces. At least, that's the reasoning of Mr. Truman and of Congress, loo, since it's approved t lie plan. Of course, there's always the question whose answer we won't know for some time: , Will this help be enough to stop communism? Are we starting too late? Is the plan, as It stands, big enough and broad enough, to do the Job? Doctor Sander May Be Given Back License WOLPEBOnO, AT. H., June 12. .n—The tieaet of tile New Hampshire State ooard of Registration in Medicine 'presumes" his five- member body will reinstate Dr. Hermann N. Bander. Dr. J. Paul Dye, board president, said last night he believes Dr. Sander's license to practice will be restored "within a few days after he makes application for reinstatement." The board revoked the 42-year- old Candia_physician's license in April shortly after he was acquitted of murder in the death of a cancer patient. The state group said, however, that he could apply for reinstatement on June 19. Attorney Ralph E. Langdcll, counsel lor Dr. Sander, said the application for reinstatement will be filed before June 19 to hasten consideration by the board. Dr. Sander declined to comment. FLIGHT BEGINS AT 91— Looking around for a way lo cclebrat* their 71st wedding anniversary, Mr and Mrs. Nathaniel A. McrrHt o! Allegan, Mich., both 91, decided,lo take their first airplane ride together. Their pilot was V. C. Oleott, right, Allcgan businessman and hobby ilier. Russian Roulette Proves to Be Fatal To 15-Year-Old Lad MCKEESPORT, Pa., June 12, </!>> —The dangerous game of Russian roulette took the life of a 15-yeitr- oid .schoolboy Saturday while three young friends watched. Kilted was Anthony Petrulli. Acting police lieutenant Joseph Lcn- non said (lie boy took all the bullets out of a revolver, replaced one, and spun the cylinder so he did not know which chamber contained the lone bullet. Then he put the gun to his forehead and pulled the trigger. If he haa ocen IUCK.V, the hammer would have fallen on an empty chamber. Hut Anthony was not lucky. Truman's Visit Aids N St. Louis Clean-Up ST. LODIS, June 12. (AP)—President Truman's visit has contributed, at least temporarily, to the cleanliness of St. I/>i;L5. The city hall windows have been scrubbed for the first time in months. COJK have chased trains off benches la Memorial Plazu, and the plaza grass has been freshly mowed. Out in force yesterday, busy Park Whales often "hold their breaths" for as long as fifty minutes. Like other nmminnis, however, they can drown if they get water in their lUIlfis. PAGE THREE Auto Race Driver Dies of Burns After Fall into Blazing Gasoline ATLANTA, June 12. M'j—Skimp Hcrshey, auto race driver, died early today, )2 hours after he was thrown from li< flaming car into n pool of blazing gasoline. The 37-year-old St.. Augustine, I'la., driver had sat In the flumes yesterday, stunned and helpless, for about five minutes. All his clothing except, nndcrrcar burned ofl before fircini?u couUl eel to liira. Hershcy's mortified stock e n r burst, into flames on a curve on tlie 81st lap of a scheduled 100- mile race at Lakcwood Park's dirt track, out of control, (lie machine slammed Into a fence, bounced back on the track nuA dumped ilersney Into R naming pool of gasoline. Before a fire truck and ambulance could reach the striken driver, course officials had to 1I»K down [he other cars. By- that time llcrshcy had managed to roll over and was at the edge of the burning fuel when firemen Bot to him. The racer, which slopped upright, burned 10 or 15 minutes before Hie flames were exlliiK- lllslied. The lace was called off at the end of 81 miles. Jack Smith of Israel Buys Food TEL AVIV, Israel—M»>—The, government, of Israel is going to buy $10.000,000 worth of supplies, mainly foodstuffs, from Argentina during the next U months. The imports will be made up principally of Ar- I gentine citrus products, artificial : teeth, c-theric oils and artificial extra cL^. Department employes even washed some downtown streets and sidewalks. Try Our "Taste Treat Of fhe Month'' Delicious Lemon Flake Ice Cream WOODS DRUG Hoswoll Her. On., was declared win- Doctors Again to Seek Breathing Apparatus prrrsisuROH. j u ne 12. m Doctors say they w lll try again to provide a proper breathing apparatus lor five-weeks old Shirley Irene Mead at McactvlIIc, Pa. A delicate operation was not successful but nr. Edward Kent. Pittsburgh chest surgeon who performed the operation, snlil if shfrlay lives 10 more days "we should be able to try ngain." Tlio baby since birth has breathed by means of a surgical tuoo placed in her windpipe. Without the tube the infant would choke to dentil—8)19 has a connection bchvcoi>_ her windpipe and stomach. Through surgery doctors hope to eliminate the need of the surgical tube. American and British Marines wear somewhat similar Insignia. The U. S. Marine emblem shows a globe, eagle and anchor, while the lirltlsh wear a globe- encircled by a laurel wreath, together with a small anchor, a lion and u crown. John Snead Swears by Hadacol to Relieve Acid Stomach —Bloat uusci! by deficiencies in Vitamins 1),, U,. Iron anil Niicln Mr. John Snead.• of Camp Creek, West Virginia, writes to readers of this paper: "I've been listening to Big Jeff on the radio telling about HADACOL. I had ackt stomach tmd was bothered with Woalinfj. I have now taken one bottle of UADACOI. and 1 fee) much —— — — better. I would recommend anyone who lias upset stomach or gas to try HAUACOL." The wonderful thing about HAD- ACOL is that It Is NOT a qulck-acllnj* antacid. HADACOL treats the CAUSE of Indigestion, giis, heartburn and bloat due to Vitamin U,, n,, Iron and Nlacin deficiencies. What's more — continued use of IIAOACOI. helps prevent such stomach misery /row coming back. Many doctors who keen up with the latest medical developments are recommending JIAD- ACOL. Trial size, only $1.25. Large family or hospital slue, $3.50. •Photo by profpEstonnl model. ~ ' NOTICE Notice IB hereby given that the undersigned has filed with the Commissioner o! Revenues ol the State of Arkansas (or permit to sell and dispense beer at retail on the prcmLws described as 2221 W. Rose, Ulythevillc. MKslssIpp! County. The undersigned states that he Is a citizen 0 [ Arkansas, of good moral character, that he has never been convicted of a felony or other crime involving nioril lurpiturtt: that no license to sell beer by the undersigned has been revoked within five years last past; and that the undersigned has never been convicted of violating the laws of this state, or any other state, relative to the sale of alcoholic liquors. Application is for permit to be Issued for operation beginning on tho 1st day of July 1950, and to expire on the 30 day of June, 1950. C. S. Baggctt Subscribed and sworn lo before me this 10 di\y of June 1050. Elizabeth Mason Notary Public My Commission expires: 4-26-54. 6-12-W 17-JEWEL WATERPROOF WATCH Rugged, o«uro1« w for Ootl. Sweep ut hand,-radium dial prool, eKponiicti bfatetat s «" 1 $2.00 Down ERRIFIC OFFER! MOTOROLA DEMONSTRATOR You can save $IO&—half the price—on tins beautiful Motorola Table Model Television Set which we haye used as * demonstrator. 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