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BLYTHEVILLE COURIER NEWS THE DOMINANT NEWSFAM Of NOKTOUST ARKANBA* AMD SOUTHEABT MTBSOWtt VOL. XLVI—NO. 78 Blythevllle Dally Newi Blythevllle Courier Mississippi Valley Leader Blythevllle Herald BIATHEVILLE, ARKANSAS, WKDNESDAY, JUNE 21, 1950 FOURTEEN PACKS SINGLE COPIES FIVE CENTS Laney Starts Five Week State Tour McMoth In No Hurry to Begin Fight* 'LITTLE ROCK, June 21.— (AP)—Governor McMalh apparently is in no hurry about devoting himself entirely lo campaigning for a second term. Although he'll make his formal opening campaign speech at Pine " Bluff Saturday night. He's outlined for the week following, a schedule of appearances. He'.s labeled only one of them as "political." Of course, if he picks a few votes by crowning beauty queens and ded- l^catinjf swimming pools, he certainly won't object. By end of next week, McMath's chief opponent, former Gov. Ben Laney, will have behind him two weeks of the intensive five-weeks stumping tour ol Arkansas he's promised before the first Democratic primary, July 25. McMath hasn't Indicated when— or even if—he plans to plunge into ih« campaign on a similar basis. l,ane>"% Charges Laney charged at Warren lust night that pressure was being put on state employes to have them attend the McMath opening at Pine Bluff. He declared also that McMath aides were holding prpmlses of road construction for votes and that em- ployes were beiiiK told they better "vote right" to hold their jobs. I-aney promised that if he be- cl lines governor again, he'll see that the "eight tax laws" passed by the 1949 legislature are repealed. Prolonged applause greeted his pledge to re pen I a 1949 la\v which prohibits counting federal income tax payments as deductions in payment of state income tax returns. Prior to his administration there t were no restrictions. , McMath's non-political or only partly-political appearances next week include a speech at forms! ^^ppening of the Independence sav- 'fB^igs bond drive here on Monday; a "*%peec'*» to Uje, ArlfNisas Valley Cooperative at Ozaik Tuesday, at the Miss Arkansas contest on Wednesday and the Thursday night finals, interspersed; by a flying trip to McGehee to dedicate R .swimming pool, find at _ii rodeo at Springdale on Saturday. He'll speak at Batesvllle at 8 p.m. Friday in an admittedly-political rally. Dell Kiwonis Club Sees Football Film Members of the Dell Kiwanis Club -saw a film of the University of Arkansas' 1949 homecoming football game at the meeting of the club last night- During the business session which preceded the film, Cecil Lowe, chairman of the North Mississippi County District of the Boy Scouts of America, presented the club with a new charter of the Boy Scout troop which it sponsors. Other guests included , George Clark and Dick Watson of Blythc- ville and John Cowan of Osceola. Cost of Modern Sewer System for City Is Estimated at More Than $1000,000 Western Europe Begins Secret Talks on. Coal-Steel Merger PARIS, June 21. (/*>»—Six nations of Western Europe begin secret talks today to plan exactly what they will do to merge their coal and steel industries, The six governments—of France, Western Germany, Italy, Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg— must decide on the power to be delegated to a. new International authority to supervise the merger. Britain, objecting to a French pro- posal to'give the international group final authority, have refused lo Join in Hie talks. But the French foreign office will Inform the British on the progress of negotiations through a nightly telegram which the French will help prepare. Progress Noted AM six countries meeting; here have agreed to the principle • that surrendering a little of their own sovereignty to the International board Sen. Fulbright Invitecl To Cotton Picking Event is a means of preventing war through improving living conditions. France's master of economic planners; Jean MoimcL, has a working treaty draft rcnriy (or the delegates. Preliminary Reports Of Engineer Are Heard By Blytheville Council Blylhevillc's proposed new sewer system may cost about one and ;i (|iiiu'lei'-million dollars, the City Council sit- The draft provides for n "supra- ting ' n special session last night was told by Ed A. Farmer, nntioimr authority even more pow- principiil engineer of Black and Veatch, Kansas City. Mo. erf ul thnn the national governments • - - in dealing with coal and .steel. Mound's draft defines how JAMBOREE BOUND—Buddy Van Hooscr (left), son of Mr, and Mrs. R. E. Van Hooser of Blylheville, and Jimmy Tompkins, son of Mrs. Jim Tompkins of Burdette, talk over plans for their trip to the National Boy SccuL Jamboree. The boys, members of Troop 22, sponsored by the Jnycees, will leave Blytheville Saturday morning with a group of 100 boys from Northeast Arkansas for Valley Forge, Pa., and the Jamboree. Buddy is senior patrol leader of the troop and Jitinny is patrol leader Grand Canyon Expedition Member s { Beain Last Lap GAND CANYON, Ark., June 21. «*>—With Uie treacherous rapids of lhe'swirling Colorado River behind them, the members of the first I9aO Grand Canyon expedition were on their last Sap today. United Slates Senator J. W. Fulbright of Fayettftville has been Invited to be guest of honor at the eleventh annual National Cotton Picking Contest here Sept 29. Announcement of the Invitation to the Junior Senator from Arkansas was made today by Blytheville'.s Junior Chamber of Commerce co-chairmen Jam ex Gardner and William S. Rader, Jr. Both Mr. Rader and Mr. Gardner expressed confidence • that Senator Fulbright will accept the invitation to aUcnd the event which is sponsored annually by the Jnycees here, 'As in the past," the invitation .stales, "our plans are being en- larged this year, and we fee! certain that your participation in this celebration will make It an otiLstandLng achievement lor our tlrite. ! "You may be assured that the people of Blytheville, Missuvsippi County and Arkansas, will extend & most hospitable welcome and we urge you to accept this InvlU- tinn and join with us In making this event a great occasion," In Chicago last week at the nationnl Jaycce convention, the Blytheville club received second place in national competition for Its outstanding program In the field of agriculture. (The National Cotton Picking und the Soybean Yield Contest were principal factors in gaining the award.) Missco Safe Crackers To Waive Extradition a nation may apix?nl from tiny decisions. French Foreign Minister Robert Schuman, who first proposed the coal-steel merger May 9, keynolcd Ihc Inlks in a 10-mlnulc oiwn session yesterday, expressing his confidence in success. "We feel ihal we are not allowed to (nil, to abandon the task without finishing It," Schuman said. He urged speed. In Iximton, meanwhile, conservatives and liberals in their first parliamentary coalition since tlie general election in February, demanded by joint motion In the House of Commons that Britain enter the Paris talks. Climax Seen In Britain Prime Minister Alllec'.s labor government has said it lias kept out of the negotiations because participation would have bound the British to accept the dictates of the Inlcr- lational authority no matter what details the current talks worked out. - A victory for the Conservalive- Liberal motion would force Attlcc's government to resign and brine new election. The two opposition parties, together with other allied votes, command 307, votes in commons to Labor's 31S. Debate is lo take place in the house on Momlay. engineering firm which has been concluding a survey of Uic city's nnliqualccl sewer system. "Tills mccllnjf has been called for Informal discussion of city sewerage problems so Ihal (he Council may hive time lo consider problems which will come up whfn we make our final and formal report," .Mr, Farmer stressed. "The Dual report will be filed In curly July," Mr. Farmer said, "anil therefore tonight's cost estimates are subject to change." Mr. Farmer also discussed possible methods of paying lor the system once it has been okayed and plans arc being formulated for floating the necessary bond issue. In his Informal report, Mr. Farmer said his firm had completed th» sewerage survey and lie unfolded a uiup df Ihe city showing a proposed skeleton of trunk sewer mains needed for collection of the city's sewage. This would be the backbone of the entire system. He also outlined plans for a sewage treatment plant and a network of lateral sewers to &erv« Individual houses. In oi'ltllning the proposed physical aspects of the sewerage system. Mr. Fnrmer accentuated Blythevllle's extreme need for an adequate method of disposal. / "Blytlievlllc now has practically no sewage system," Mr. Farmer snld, "anil the need for improvement is Imperative. "Since Hie clly has no system, II now Is hi a position to rtevlse > satisfactory method of disposal—regardless of how the cost Is finally distributed." l.ln Two Chic.igo, men arrested In Canada last week for jumping bonds Arkansas have agreed to v walve extradition and return to begin Arkansas Has 4 New Polio Cases Higher Pensions Nearer for Aged Senate Approval Still Leaves Problems By JOHN CIIADWICK WASHINGTON, June 21. (IP) — Senate approval by 81 to 2 carried the promise of higher old-age pensions for millions of persons a long step closer to reality today. By this thumping vote, the Benale last niBht passed a bill that would roughly double benefit payments under the old-age and survivors insurance system In the federal social security -system. The measure ts a major part of administration . program. It serving 22 year sentences Imposed on them by Mississippi County Circuit Court. LITTLE ROCK. June 21. The State Health Department said 1 today that four new cases of polio were reported In Arkansas last week. They were in crittenden. Garland, pulaskl .and Union Counties. During the corresponding week last year, 14 new cases were reported. This year's total to date has reached 39 cases, compared to 56 for the corresponding period 1949. Weather tne would add about 10.000,000 person? to the 35.000.000 now covered and would liberalize requirements for qualifying for benefits. Before final action Is laken by Congress, differences between r.hc Senate bill and a similar bill passcc by the House last year will have to be Ironed out by a conference committee. rroljlems Vet Remain . Troubles which hiive besel the party since it left Lees Ferry on the 3-16-mile trip on June 12 continued yesterday and delayed a scheduled landing at Picrce's Ferry, about 90 miles from here. A water pump was plugged with silt and had to be replaced causing four-hour delay. The powerboat, the Hudson, has nly the calm waters of Lake Mead head in its journey to Hoover 3am. Similar river trips have cost 0 lives since the first-was Iricd in 869. Aboard today are Otis Marson of Berkeley. Calif., engineer nd navigator for the journey; Wiliam Belknap of Boulder City. Nov., nd Wilson (Willie) Taylor, Berke- ey. Seven originally started the trip. : oseph Deslose. president and Guy Border, sales manager of Killark Electrical Manufacturing Co., St. Mo., left the party this niorn- ng as planned, and will be flo'vn Marble Canyon to pick up their own plane. Bob Manning, chief pilot of Desert Skyways at Boulder City, landed at an emergency air strip at the 'crry to pick up the two Missour- ans. Rescue Made Ed Hudson. Paso Roblcs. Calif, druggist, and his son, Ed. Jr.. lefl the parly when one of the expedition's two boats, the Esmcrnldn. had to be abandoned In the mile-deep canyon. Hoth were rescued by helicopter Hie craft carrying the elder Hudson crashed on its attempt »o lift him out of the gorge and he Arkansas forecast: Mostly cloudy with occasional thundershowers this CLOUDY AND WARMER • fttrnoon. tonight and Thursday. No Important changes In temperature. Missouri forecast: Partly cloudy tonight and Thursday, little warmer west and north Thursday; low tonight 65-70: high Thursday 90. Minimum this morning—67. Maximum yesterday—95. Sunset today—7:16. Sunrise tomorrow—4:47. Preclpltallon 24 hours to 7 a.m. today—1.54. Total since Jan. 1—3,1.15. Mean temperature (midway be- Ltweert high and low)—81. Normal mean temperature for .June—7B '. This !>at« Last Vear Minimum this morning—«9. Maximum yesterday—90. Precipitation Jan. 1 lo this date J0.81. Many thorny questions remain to be settled. One of the sharpest is sues In dispute is whether to pro vide for disabled persons in thi social security program. The Housi bill would do this but not the Sen ate measure. Other key differences includ benefit formulas, tax rates, eligibility requirements and federal contributions for public assistance (direct relief). Senator Taft of Ohio, the Republican policy chtef in the Senate, said In a statement after the bill passed that he favored development of a system "under which old age pensions will be paid to all persons over 65 on a pay-as-you-go basis." As the bill was passed by the Senate. It would increase monthly benefits an average of 85 to 90 per cent for current beneficiaries under the old-age and survivors Insurance svstem. The present payroll tax ol I'A per cent each on employer and employe would be continued until 1955. Then It would rise gradually to 3'1 per cent on employer and employe alike In 1910 and thereafter. was slightly injured. After one nignt on a small ledge, he was plucked out of the canyon by another helicopter. The Jiudsons and Mr.<L Marston are waiting in Boulder City-to greet the' party when it reaches Hoover dam. It was the intuition of Mrs. Marston that brought about the quick rescue of the Hudson*. Feeling something was wrong with the expedition, she had chartered a helicopter and gone into the canyon where the Hudson SOS was sighted. George Babley. supervisor of the Vice Consul Found Dead In Frankfurt FRANKFURT. June 21. (/P) — The. U. S. High Commission announced today that Clay H. Henderson, 33, a U.S. vice consul in Frankfurt, committed suicide yesterday. Henderson, an official announcement said, was found dead of a. self-inflicted gun shot wound in his apartment. Henderson who was born In Pocahontas, Ark., has a mother and brother living in Ventura. Calif. Henderson's body was discovered last night alter a member of the consulate staff In Frankfurt had been sent to Investigate his absence from his office. Henderson's body, the commission stated, was found lying beside a gun. Mr. Henderson had shot hitn- self through the right temple and apparently had died about 3 p.m yesterday afternoon," the announcement said. "Two other hand guns and two sporting rilles were found in the apartment." Henderson left three notes, the High Commissioner said. One was addressed to his mother. Mrs. Vlr- Sheriff William Bcrryman .said this morning he wn.s notified by K. Bourdon, assistant director commanding the'Montreal, Canada. Detective Bureau that Max Laycslky alia.s Martin Lane and Harry Smith, have elected not to fight their return to Arkansas. The two men were arrested in Montreal last week after Attorney General Ike Hurry hnd ordered ;heir $15,000 appeal bonds forfeited when they failed to surrender to ,he stale penitentiary to begin serving their terms. Their bonds were £et when they sought an appeal lo the Untied States Supreme Court. Layesfky and Smith were sentenced to 22 years each in Mississippi County Circuit Court in O.sccola last October on charges of bur^l^ry and grand larceny in connection with the theft of a safe containing approximately $3.000 from the Wilmouth Grocery nt Elowah last year. A third man. Jack Barg also of Chicago, who was sentenced at the same time, surrendered to prison official* and Is now serving his lime. Sheriff Berryman staled that he Is conferring with Attorney General Murry concerning necessary procedure In returning the fugitives to Arkansas. Summer Rain Halts Swelter In Blytheville Blythevli'le's five day .streak of 100 degree and over temperature.'; wa.s broken yesterday and dents this, morning greeted the first day ol summer under cloudy skies. It wa-s hot in BVylhovSllc yesterday, but not nearly as hot as Ihe five preceding days. The mercury, which outdid itself for nearly n week, leveled off at 95 degrees and rahis late yesterday and night sent it scurrying down lo 67 degree minimum during the night. Last night's rain, which was general over most of North Mississippi County, wa.s measured at 1.54 Inches by R. E. Blaytock, official weather observer for Ihls area. The min was considered a "million dollar rain" by [armei'zi of this area as It was needed to help check an Insect Invasion on the county*.-; cotton crop. New York Cotton July,. Oct. . Dec. . Mar. . MB? , Open Hirih I/iw Close . 3340 3355 ?340 3354 . 3280 3312 3219 3304 . J275 3305 3275 3300 . 3272 3310 3271 3305 . 3265 3300 3263 3294 ginia H. Henderson, one to a woman acquaintance and one was an open letter. "Nothing in these Indicated any reason for his act except mention of his deafness which neccsslatcd his wearing a hearing aid. Associates said he was extremely sensitive about this affliction but that nothing in his actions recently Indicated contemplation of such an act," the announcement added. Lake Mead national area, met the party recreational at Picrce's Ferry last night, "They seemed happy and ok," iic said Ihis morning. Only last year, the Colorado River claimed the life of a veteran boatman Bert Loper of Salt Lake City who was lost when his craft overturned. The end of the Irip today marks the second time a boat powered with an engine has conquered tbe river. The first was Ihe Esmcraldn last year. Hudson and Mansion led that expedition, Ironically the abandoned Esmeralda was especially built for the trip while the Hudson Is a standard commercial powerboat. Tydings Denies GOP Charges WASHINGTON, June 21. <AE>>— Senator Tydings (O-Md) -said lo- aay the FBf has found nothtng to sustain charges by Senator McCarthy (R-\VL!) that Stale Department ioyalty files have been tampered with and papers removed. McCarthy charged Ihe file-s had been "raped" at the lime President Truman agreed recently to let senate investigators look over the dala gathered on the loyalty ot some 81 department employees. Tuberculosis Program Presented To Manila High School Students Soybeans July Nov Jan Mar High Low Close 307-H 302',i 305-04 215li 21.1 215-14 J17"i 215V, 2l6»i An educational program on tuberculosis was given for 245 Manila High School students yesterday afternoon In the New Theatre at Manila. Mrs. c, O. nedman, executive secretary for the Mississippi County Tuberculosis Association, said today. C. \v. Tlpton, owner of the theatre and a member o[ the Mississippi County Board of Directors, was assistant tor the program. A film on tuberculosis was shown lo the students. This film U to be shown In all the theatres of the county, Mrs. Redman said. Mrs. Redman gave a lecture In connection with the film. A copy of literature concerning tuberculosis was given to each student. The Manila schools have been foremost in the county this year in work for the control »nd ore- vcntlon of tuberculosis, Mrs, R«d- man said. A special unit of study on tuberculosis was given In the schools. Ida Jo Palmertree, a senior in Manila High School, won first place in the county and second place in the slate in an essay contest on tuberculosis. Tuberculin tests have been given lo 456 grade school students In the Manila schools by the health nurse this year, Mrs. Redman said. St. Louis Browns Consider Move ST LOUIS, June 21. Wi—Bill DeWitt, president of the St. Louis Crowns, says the club may have lo move lo another city unless It receives better support from fans here. He added .hat during the past several months responsible interests "in six different cities have Inquired about the possibility ol buying the Browns franchise. No move Is afoot at this time to sell the club, DcWItt said. "We don't want lo move out of St. Louis." DeWilt told an advertising club meeting yesterday. "But we may have to some day unless we receive better support at the gate." The Browns president disclosed today the feelers on the possibility of buying the club came from "reliable people" In Baltimore. Md., Milwaukee, Wls., Los Angeles. Calif., Kansas City. Mo., and Hous ton and Dallas, Tex. n "i 1 i rr i /* t British ECA Cut Being Planned Move Designed to Make Britain Take Part in Schuman Plan By I>ON WHITKIIKAI) WASHINGTON, .Tune 21.';(/!'i — Top-ranking Republican senators drafUfd n proposal today to strip $310,000,000 out of Orcnl Britain's recovery funds unless the labor government Joins in a pool of Europe's coal and steel. And In a separate move. Senator Loflge (I?-Mas.s) sounded out .Senate .sentiment on the chances of ovcr- rWing administration opposition to his plan to tap S5.000.noo.ono of Marshall Plan recovery funds for pnr of the cost of re-arming wcslern Europe. The penally proposed against Britain would be In the form of al Amendment, to Ihe Economic Cooperation Administration (ECA) aci which sets the rules for Hie European recovery program. A rough draft of the plnn Is being passed around nninnR senator as the first step toward placing the proposal before the Senate Appro prliillons Committee. Cut In Half Til Us present form, the amend menl would cut Great Britain' Marshall Plan aid in half durlr the time Britain ."fails to partlcl pate in the Schuman Plan for poo! IHR western Europe's coal and steel Britain's share of Marshall Pla funds authorized by Congress I SCH5.000.000. The British Labor party's cxcci: live committee has shown a marke coolness toward the pool plar which was advanced by Forcig Minister Schuman of France. Prim Minister Altlce has said the labi government ts not now ready take part In Ihe pool, although It "fully prepared" to seek closer ccc nomlc integration of Europe. "We frankly want to put prtssu on Britain to Join the pool." one senator—who asked that he not be Identified by name—said. "If we lose In the appropriations committee we'll carry our tight to the Senate floor." Lodge's original plan was to earmark {100.000.000 of recovery funds for military purposes. It was rejected Monday by the Senate foreign relations and armed services committees. He Is considering revising nis original plan and offering It In a new amendment to the bill author- (Prevlously, Dr. T. T. Ross, state calth officer, and other officials nve severely criticized the city's wer situation as being a nuisance id hazard to the public health.) Of the $1,322,000 estimated total 3st, trunk sewer mains Including le treatment plant and elghl lift -ations (one of these would be a ooster pump station), would cost bout $U22,000. in addition, about 100.000 of lateral sewers will bs ceiled to cover the entire city, r. Farmer said. Sewage disposal by the propos- d network would be handled In lie following .manner: 1) Blylheville would be divided nlo benefit districts served by rtink sewer mains with each disl- Ict having a lift station lo boost lie sewerage along until It reaches lie treatment planb. 2) Residences and users of the ewcrnge system would be connected to the trunk system by means f a net of lateral sewers. Proj>osed site of the treatment plant Is a 20-acre plot located near Pcmiscot and Lumcrale Ba- 'ous northwest of Blythevllle. "This area was chosen because f its elevation, necessary (or the linctloning of a gravity treatment plant and also because we con- iidercd it to be the best land .ract located from one-quarter to >nc-lialf mile from the city limits," vlr. Farmer said. 'Hie State Board of Health also was consulted on this matter Mr. Farmer added. Financing I>lscusscd Discussing tile financial angles of -he sewage problem. Mr. Farmer suggested -two possible methods of paying for the proposed new system. 1) Users of the sewerage system would pay for the new scwerj through a sewer service charge. (Under this method, a sliding scale would be determined to fix a monthly fee. Collection of this fe« would be a major problem. Possibly it could be appended to the user'i water bill In which SnsUmce water service could be halted until the bill was paid.) 2) Property assessment (ThlJ mclhod would necessitate an added tax on property owners.) These suggested plans deal only with Ihe trunk line mains, lilt stations and the sewage treatment plant. Lateral sewers to be placed Improvement districts would conslilute another problem. It was pointed out that the cost or this $322.000 project would have lo be borne by Ihe city as a whole because the trunk mains serve the entire city as a pick-up network for the lateral sewers which serve individual users. If a bond issue were put through. Mr. Farmer said the resulting debt Izine a Si.222,500.000 program. foreign arms New York Stocks N. O. Cotton July Oct. , Dec. Mar. May Open High Low Close 3312 3268 3283 3261 ISM 332i 329« 3296 M« K87 3312 3268 3263 3261 3254 S323 3293 3286 3204 Closing Quotations: AT&T Amer Tobacco Anaconda Copper Beth Steel Chrysler , Coca Cola Gen Electric Gen Motors Monlgomcry Ward N Y Central Inl Harvester J C Penney Republic Steel .... Radio Socony Vacuum ..... Studcbakcr . Standard ol N J Sears , Packard U S Steel 3S85' Southern Pacific 1SB 3-8 (57 1-2 31 1-4 37 1-2 7(1 153 19 95 5-8 . 87 1-3 . 13 1-2 . 28 3-8 . 57 1-2 38 . 21 3-< . 20 3-< . 33 3-4 78 1-8 . U 7-8 . 33-4 . 36 . M 1-4 7 Years Given In Auto Theft Robert Whlttaker was sentenced to seven years In the state penitentiary -by Circuit Court Judge Charles Light of Paragould in Chickasawba District of Mlssk-'tppl County Circuit Court yesterday. Whlttaker was charged with grand larceny, namely the thelt of an automobile belonging lo Charles Gallagher on June 16. In other action yesterday. Judge Light heard a plea of guilty from Jim Ba.<5 to charges of aggravated assault and fined the latter $100, suspended on good behavior. Bus originally was charged with assault with Intent to kill after an affray on May 8 in which Tom Xenos was involved. T. L. Lewis today won undisputed possession of Lot 75 of the original survey of Blytheville this morning on s directed.verdict. The litigation occurred as a result of a boundary dl»pul« with Addle B. HouchUu, probably would be about $70,000 per year when figured at 3 per cent interest over a period of 25 years. This would Include operating costs. Consideration Due "Whether this burden is to be assumed by Blytheville properly owners or through sewer service charges Is the problem of the city administration and not of the engineering firm," Mr. Farmer pointed out. "It Is partially for that reason that this meeting was called We want the city administration and the citizens of Blytheville to have some lime to consider these matters before our [Inal report li made." "If the sewer service charge method Is adopted," Mr. Farmer said, "Blytheville residents must be encouraged to use the sewerage system. This Ls necessary because the service charge n-ould be distributed equitably among the users and the more persons using the system— the lower the cost would be. " He estimated that there are about 3.500 houses In Blythcvllle (business district not included). Of this number, about 1,800 to 1500 arc now adjacent to existing sewers. Approximately 1,500 are hooked on to S« SKWERS on P»»e 14

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