The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on June 29, 1943 · Page 3
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TUESDAY, JUNE 20, 1943 State's Allotment May Be Raised To 1800 Men, Atkins Declares U'lTLE ROCK, June 39 (UP) — A reasoualc Increase In allotted strength of tlic Arkansas Guard l»oably will be allowed by the National Guard Bureau. That's wlmt Governor Adkins says following, n week's trl|) to Washington. The NiUional dnnrd Bureau originally gave Arkansas only 004 officers nuil men for its stnle guard, however, Adklns says he will request Hit' allotment be raised to nt least 1500 iincl possibly 1800. The Governor says that presidential approval has been obtained on a paged land in Hie stutc. Under the plan, countries will bi;-railed on to furnish lumber and other mati'i'liils needed for repair of roads and bridges, Farmers utilizing troops will have (o furnish gas and oil for meehunical equipment,. Pemiscot Art Student Has Painting In Show CAfiUTHEnSVlLLK, Mo., .Time 29.—Mrs. Irene Hazel, art, instructor In (lie 'Carulhcrsvillo .schools, has been advised by the Olfiee ol War Information and the u. S. Office of Kditciilion, thai a painting submitted by one of her student/,- is. lo.be included in the exhibition of Idyll school student nit associated with the War Effort, in tlie Library of Congress, beginning about the middle of June. Tils painting is n water color study of Chinese children, submitted by Miss Jacqueline Roland daughter of Mrs. Uiehard Roland of this city. it. was one of several pictures selected at the St. Louis regional exhibition from selections sent by Mrs. Hazel's students. Straight. Shooting Of U. S. Officer Convinces Natives OSCEOLA. Ark., June 28.—Lieut. G. H. Bniuly, brother of Mrs. Bruce Ivy of Osecola, and five other officers of the U. S. Army Air Forces together with an Australian official probably owe their lives to their ability to shoot straight in a contest with several hundred dark- skinned natives in the jungles of New Guinea. Lieut. Bandy and flic officers had set out from a small landing field in New Guinea's wild hinterland to inspect an airplane which had crashed some lime before, a part of the bizarre war Americans and Australian.? are righting out there. Their presence was resented by several hundred natives, naked except for a narrow cloth around their waists, each hand, clutching a bow ami arrow. Capl. E. W. Straw stood with his Ah automatic ready in his hnnti. The native fired first at a far aivay target and his bow pierced the center of it .Straw took careful aim and fired. His bullet split the native's arrow. The natives were convinced and thus the Issue was won. Lieut. Bandy, who has often visited here, is the son of Mrs. Faye Handy ol Memphis, lie attended Memphis State College and received his commission at Ellington Field, Houston, Tex., and was assigned to Atlantic patrol duty for several-months before being assigned to the Pacific theater. BLYTIIEVILLE (ARK.)-COURIER NEWS Soldiers of Chincron the Road to War v T PAGR THREE, ,,:,'>, ;->_ EDSON IN WASHINGTON Try Fixing A Farm Quota! Endless column of Chinese soldiers moves-up (o (lie Salwecn river front near the Burma border relieve comrades .who have been holding back a force of 50,000 Japs • "" ' • • - - "°" lu •' indicate warm weather. Girl Scouts Will '. (.lolled Hosiery Saturday Moniine • D Final collection of silk and nylon hosiery here will he miulc Saturclas', it was announced loday by Mrs. Freeman Robinson, salvage cluilrniaii ol the Women's division .'or North Mississippi County who said ulock lenders will supervise a liousc-lo-l)oii.?e cnni'ius. Salragc Division officials hi Washington have announced Unit tlie nation-wide collection program will he discontinued this week on the assumption most, s ilk and nylon hosiery has been turned in.' However, those who have received quantities of discarded hosiery have been asked (o ship wliat they have mid a was suggested that shipments lie combined lo make n minimum weight of 100 pounds each. 'Ihe Wur Production Board Issued a public "thank j'oii" for (lie work nnd asked lliat collection of fill scrap metal, fats and ail ue continued. Girl Scouts will make the final collection of old hosiery Saturday and take Ihcm lo tiie Chamber of Commerce office where they will be prepared for shipment. Women who plan lo Ijo away from home Saturday morning were nsked to place hosiery In boxes on porclic.s or sonic convenient place, where the girls may collect them. Qualified Women Sought To Take Training Course Women with at least one year of college training Owl included mathematics and physics arc wnnl- erl by the Government to take a special training course in Columbia, Missouri, which begins Aug- 'ust 9, it was announced todny by Miss L«la Blytbe Board Secretary in u Idler received hy Mrs. Ivy this week, her brother slates that hi: has been given charge o[ the operations and engineering office nf the 5th Bombing Sqimdron in the Ausiralitm areu. The War Department has revealed that in Januiiry-p'ebruary, 19W, 28.000 Army trucks nnd 5000 I links' were completed, and in February alone 7800 weapon-bearing combat vehicles ciirac off the assembly lino. FIKSi Make defense against heat and friction your first thought when you buy motor oil. Buy Sinclair Opaline. Opaline contains no "5th Columnist" wax. and petroleum jelly—non-lubricating substances that thin put in heat ami cut down on oil's lubricating ability. Wax and petroleum jelly are.'.reraoved Play, safe. Use Sinclair Opaline Motor Oil. It lasts so long B. J.ALLEN Pkone20e5 — AfeM -, Nyttaflk, Aik. of the U. S. Civil-SO) vice. -Dm-inf; the six months' training period the salary will be $M<) per month. Upon successful completion of Ihe course • a civilian position ill Increased pay awnlls the applicant' Mnxinium.Hge limit' Is 35. lin- meiltiUo appoints will he miule !lo those (iimliried. If not In war work, apply lo Miss Lelu Dlylhc Post Olfice lor mill 57. ny I'liTiat KDSON Kami goals for 101-1 lire now bdni: detevinined by llu> War Komi Ailmlnlslvalioii-Di'piii'tiiii'iii of Ag- rU'iillmc «>lup. 'I'liey'll ho nn- nomV'ttl uy the middie or end of summer, beylnntnn with the winter wheat aerenuc program which miisi be di'lermlned by July I In lime for flrsl |ilantlni:s. KlxiiiK of Ilii'sc fiirni crop i|iidlas lo meet the war ri'ipilivmcnls Is about the moM dlldniU. n'spnnsl- bllil-y ever thrown on anv oovern- uienl agi'ney. 'I'lie -stimvw «r failure of (lie war effort right down to (lu< Individual raimcr-lhe number ol head "t livestock he will furrow next si'i'liiK, the number uf pimllry liiileliliiKs lii> inn ilc.mv on, (he m-rcauo of rai:li crop lu> will plant. Then will eome (he |»lr. Job ,,i licrsiiain.il)! (lie fanners, through their County War Hourds, lo \\m\\ tin- crops needed, if a Immer .-,n.v:i he doi'.sn'l want t:i urow Max 1/e(1111.11' he iii-iw lulsrd II before, llic proposlllon must be pul up to him that (he linseed oil Is needed ID patnl the battleships or tanks. Involved In Ihe decisions In hi> made nre complicated fueliira of the degree, lo which HfelcniR furniIni: Imblls can be chuiiitcd, the lelallve incomes lo be derived from different, farm prcKlui'ls. the hum machinery and cf|iitpmi'nl available to handle special crops, (he human Jind imhmil fmirl rriiiilreinciilN, Ihe comparative nulilltoiud values of various crop wmiljlimllons. (he h bor supply. Ihe very future ferlll- Hy of (he land itself if the usual crop rotation routines are lo br changed appreciably It Is easy, say Ihe nurleullnnil economists, to sit down with pnpcr mill pencil anil Iliiure wlmt Is needed or whnl jilimiltl be done Idr-iilly. Hill thai invokes shovlni; people nrumxli ordcrlim (hem lo do HIUH nnd so, The problem Is to make (louts lhe.1 are ntliilimblc In n pnidlrnl farm proiirnm Hint will be acceptable ( a fnrmeis. Du.'le clclcnulnalton of the en- Ihi' pi-niti'inn Is to balnnco Hie number of livestock with the aviill- nble Iced Mipply. itollcd down, thiil means dcvulhm i»> much Hcrei^e us |>(),',.slblc (o sloek feed, In (he IlKhl ol oilier liinn i-rop needs nnd luklnn into nni.stdere.ll<m Ihe minium <>l liT'l Ki-nlns Unit nilithl lie Imported from Cinmdn, Auslru- lla, I he Art'cnllne. U. fi. livestock [io])Ulnllon In now iiver Ml) niilllon head n[ cullli*. sheep nnd linns, over MO million chickens. How much feed run be rulsetl Id Mippoi I how much blis- llK'i iv food iiiilnml pnpmutlmi? Anil how mimy of each kind of milmulsV If whuli. milk has a U!»h- ci- priority as wur fond lluin e'liizs or pork, si ml I iliilry hcnls i(ct » hll'.her luloi-lly on Iced supplies limn clilckcitij or |i|)i,sj And at what welRlit sluill Ihe meal mil mills be sent to market? choir and prime beef Hud people ]|k,. | ;1 fatlnied and tiliiiighlereil henvy. bill. >'01I |i|'|. IIMM'e JIOIUKl.V Of Icil'll meal per bushel of sloeklced If llu niiliiiulfi m» xlnni:li(i<rrd IlKld. Kiiniliuly \vllii |>| );K . K riilliMU-il to 'JM pounds Ihe tmmvt net.': more money return for DID corn he feeds (hem Mum If he Hells nl MO pounds, Dill UK; cmlomcrii more pork pur bushel or corn ir file j>l«s nre sent lo mnrkd nl lighter iveljjlik. rtlw, beef and sheep Imvc na lidvnntniio over pigs In Unit (hey will enl hay nud pnsturo crops, while plus need corn. How filinll Iheso [acto« lju controlled If at nil? In [ho corn belt, the need for other mt'iilliil furin rroivi-piu'tlcu- lurly so.vbenus-competes with corn for ncraiKi! priority, nml mucli- nceiled llnx c-om|)elcs with whcul. In iiveiw wlidut theie Is nn eatub- llshed flvc-yciir cro)i rotiillon-- corn, iilfulfi), whenl, corn, alfalfa •-tlio f>)'n(<>iii might IM ciuinxed to n tluce-yeiir cycle ol corn, ,'ioy- licuns. corn. Tluit, however, would nine Ihe fertility of Ihe soil nml II would menu llml the wnr hud Jolly wirtl hi'lti-r tmt In IIMO fa Ihnl a couple yenrii of idhilfa c<m W. planted to restore (lie lunil. More wheat inlnlil be drown In lli« ptiiins, but there Is dnniier In pluwlHK up the Imziinloii-i Imids Ihe loose polls west of Mlnnesiita mid lowfi, In Dull It inlRhl Mart lh« dusl bowl bluwlnij nrnmu 1 na»in, Hindi Mijjai' beet iicreasjc be, reduced lo Increase ivolnlo, dry Ueni: and jn.'ii prodiicllon? 'I'luil' mlghi he (lone If slilp:i weie nviilluble to lirliii! more .Mipir fnun (lie lioplcs Khoiild (iollon iti'ivaiso be reduced or moio peanut production? I'herc'fc n law aRidnst reducint'cot- Ion quglns, and It's i|'. pfobltm to get enough ixuinuU harvesting ma- I'hlneiy . ' fll 'I'hoic, In over-simplified ; form, you Imvc (lie outlines of the bat- dc'iirounil for the war of food production Whcic Is the ncieage to le found to grow all Die food Hull's needed foi civilian con siimpllon, for the Army and ffavy, for Lcml-I.ciiiic, for relief tuid *re- linbllllntlon of occupied countries? When Hitler sprang magnetic mine* HS'K secret weapon, 1 Britain equipped bombers with a hoop device, holding a magnetic coll charged wllli electiiclly. The mag- netlo field evented within the ring Is aurricli'iil to explode llio mines. io Headache ^K IMii'l Id Kri'htl.o iloul.l.j DiotnU. W11 cryoti'xlinusllon. Al Iho HrlUljn V >f lot puln (oka C'nimdfac. U /-57\X liiulclly Irliwt rtlkf, xxilliM K^fY\ | nnva li|;»t by Ilio |. ? |B. Jt I. %f* ^ J lo tin— nil remix It) 1 i: tuiiifurl. (fgcouly M dl- Irnlnl. ipt, Sir, COc. _-, ASPHALT BOTTOAtjP COTTON PICK SACK THE LONGEST WEM1MC COTTON PIC« SACK ONTHEMABXET, OUTLASTS TWO OR THREE DUCK BAGS - BY ACTUAL TEST' THE ASPHALT MTTOH «EABS LIKE \W PLENTY OF.9FT. SACKJ """"•••••^•^•^^••^^•••••••J FOR SALE BY LEADING JOBBERS *ondi Build Fortresses tor Freedom' THE widc-'cycifl I>oy beside Iiirn, Uiig Boeing Fortress pilot ranks with Superman. One look altlie instrument pane] and you fed tlic same way. It's Iiard lo believe that ordinary luorliils could ever masler llio maze of dials, billions, levers iincl switches required lo fly and figlii a four-motor, lliirly-lon bomber thai corts a (|iinr(er-niil]ion! IJnl young Americans nre doing it with' 'deadly efficiency. (Ask Adolf, Bcnito or Tojo.)' 'And they don't learn ihdr jobs 'jn$t by redding a bnok. li takes intensive training and practical -rxpericjicc to produce tlie bomber teams who risk llinii- lives together. "•- TKe eltfdrfc power bVeurieM i» lite can't make kilmcall-h'our* uitti theories. You've gol to know how — • and learn liow «•» by growing up in the business, ^That's tKo way inost electric company men got their start. It's the 'American way. Do a better job anil yon get belter job* to 'do, ^. v %( - [Tlie system is simple, but It uorki, M It works so well ih'nt America's big pcACCtime industries became great war machines overnight. . ' _>r ^»fi^.. . ft works so well that the electric conipaniea nndcr cxpcriencc'd business management were able to push' power production. M/> and n.i> — to supply war plains with fur more electric power than any, nation has ever known before — and at low rates. ••• '. ' •*•••-••«- -\ fTIie same business system llmt is helping to win the war today will also enrich the peace — when air freighters arc delivering radios and refrigerators — instead of block-busters! THE ARK-MO POWER CORPORATION " 1T 'S OUR BUSINESS TO SERVE YOU . ..OUR AIM TO SERVE YOU BETTER" AMERICAN INVESTORS' CAPITAL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT EFFICIENT LOYAL EMPLOYEES BUILDING ELECTRIC SYSTEMS TO PROVIDE ABUNDANT POWER FOR MORE PRODUCTION and BETTER LIVING WAY

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