The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on September 22, 1955 · Page 7
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 7

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THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 1955 BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS PAG* SEVEN Testing Time for New Price Increases Lies Just Ahead Neat Thief RUIDOSO, N. M. </P) — > house- I wife returned from a shopping trip i to find a pan of cinnamon rolls, a ; jar of jelly and a carton ol milk gone. But the thief was well-man nered enough to wash the dishes. I DON'T SCRATCH THAT ilTCH! IN 15 MINUTES, You MUST he rid nt the ITCH 01 nir lOc bai-k at any drug store. ITCH- IK-NOT actually gives triple-action re* It deadens thf ilch, peels of I •timed outer skin. KILLS GERMS AM) UNGUS ON CONTACT. Fine for ec- cma, fool itch, other surface nt.es Today at Kirby Bros. Drug Stores. Give Your Child Something Educational and Entertaining for Xmas, a set of Child World Book*. Call 3-4152 for Demonstration. EXPERT WATER PUMP REPAIR Hubbord Hardware Pfcw 2-2(15 GUARAMTfcfcD Always a Good 6$ By SA;M DAWSON < NEW YORK (^V-Price rises- starling at the production level in ib* summer—are now popping out on coiuumor items, lestirg time lie* just ahead. Automobiles, gasoline, television sew, hats, floor tiles—one or. more manufacturers in these fields have raised prices this week. "And the parade of higher prices continues In fields that consumers encounter only indirectly and later on after the boosts raise production costs —electric transformers, oil field equipment, bleached sulphite pulp, nickel-chromium alloys. Testing time will come when the consumer reacts. Manufacturers argue that prices must go up because the cost of labor and industrial material materials have gone up. .Retailers argue that one of the chief seasons for the booming demand for consumer goods has been price paring that offered the public bargains—that the demand could shrivel under the frost of higher prices this rail. The consumer's first interest is likely to be in • the higher price tags on the 1956 model cars. Ford is taking the first step. Its new Fords will be higher by from $46 to 399. Its Lincolns already have been raised. More Expected Others in the indostry haven't announced yet. But many expect price hikes of roughly 5 per cent. Socony Mobil Oil Co. is raising the wholesale price of gasoline a half cent a gallon in 11 Eastern States. The Hat Corp. of America and the John B. Stetson Co. are raising prices on some of their hat lines — although not all. This follows the doubling of prices of hatter's fur in world markets because of a shortage. But Eoms o( the price news ttvis week makes good rending: for the consumer. Heavy supplies of meat pouring into Midwest markets have been lowering wholesale prices there. The Agriculture Department esti- . males that the meat .supply is currently H per cent greater than a year ago. Read Courier News Classified Ads. RUST-FREE HOT WATER TROUBLE-FREE OPERATION are built-in guarantee* Avfomofk Co* WATER HFATfK HALSELL&WHITE Main at Division Ph. 3-6096 FREE! Shetland Pony Complete with Bridle am! Saddle, to be Given Awa> in Front of our Store. Fri. - Sept. 30th Register Now . . . Any Bo> Between Ages of 4 and 14 Nothing to Buy! Just Come In & Register! Accompanied by Parents. R.D. HUGHES Company Here Tomorrow! NEW '56 FORD! The fine car at half the fine car price «___**__*» ~ I With [new) 2O2h.p. Thunderbird Y-8 Now TOO can hare the new 202-h.p. Thunderbird Y-S engine ... with its instant response and wealth of reserve. This modern deep-block Y-8 is available in Fordomatic Fail-lane and Station Wagon models. In Fordomatic Customline and Mainline models you can have the "G0"-packed 176-h.p. Y-8. And Fnrd's new 137-h.p. Six is available in all IS models. Thunderbird styling The new '56 Ford looks like the Thunderbird, too! You'll find the same graceful lines . . . the same long, low silhouette . . . the same dashing appearance . . . styling which helped the fabulous Ford Thunderbird to win America's heart. You can drive the new '56 Ford anywhere and everywhere, too ... witi the assurance that it "belongs." .. .with jnew Lifeguard For '56, Ford brings you the greatest safety news in a generation. It's new Lifeguard Design. In cooperation with universities, medical associations and safety experts, Ford learned that most serious injuries in accidents were caused by drivers being thrown against the steering post, occupants being thrown forward against hard interior surfaces, or being thrown out of the car. To provide extra protection against these hazards Ford developed the new Lifeguard features described at right. But there is still more wonderful news! Ford brings you the successor to the V-S engine . . . the modern deep-block Y-8. It gives you extra-smooth, extra-quiet "GO" . . . longer engine life for greater savings. Ford creates fresh styling news, too, with Thunderbird beauty . . . rich new Luxury Lounge interiors . . . and quality workmanship throughout. Once you-see it ... and try it ... you'll agree that the '56 Ford is the fine car at half the fine ear price. n • Ford's new Lifeguard Design features are: a new Lifeguard steering wheel, with deep-center design, to act as a cushion in the event of an accident . . . new Lifeguard double-grip door locks to reduce the chance of doors springing open under severe shock ... new optional Lifeguard padding for instrument panel and sun visors to help lessen injuries from impact. . . and optional seat belts to help keep occupants securely in their seats. These features combine to bring you the first major contribution to driver and passenger safety in automobile accidents . . . and you get them only in Ford. Come in... See the new '56 FORD tomorrow PHILLIPS MOTOR COMPANY Broadway & Chickasawba Phon* 3-4453 WE HAVE A COMPLETE LINE OF COLEMAN APPLIANCES Wall Furnaces — Floor Furnaces — Central Heating Systems FREE ESTIMATES ON COMPLETE GAS INSTALLATION-NO MONEY DOWN, 36 MONTHS TO PAY HALSELLAND WHITE PHONE 3-6096

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