The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on March 24, 1948 · Page 14
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PAGE FOURTEEN 3 Farm Agencies Opposed to UMT Senate CommittM Urged to Reject Truman's Proposal WASHINGTON, March tt. (UP) — Three nation*! farm organization! yesterday asked Congress to reject universal military training. Their spokesmen testified befori the Senate Armed Services Committo*. They were the tint opposition vitneue* to President Tniman'i call for universal training. They expressed fear that the program would hive unhealthy effects on American youth. The farm groups were called alter Joseph O. Grew, retired American diplomat, told the committee that universal training would put Russia on notice that she cannot continue picking off neighbor slates "one by one." Herbert W. Voorhecs, representing the American Farm Bureau Federation, favored strengthening tlio . United Nations to prevent "misuse" of the veto and to create an international police force. J. T. Sanders, legislative representative for the National Grange, doubted that there is an imminent war crisis Justifying either universal training or selective service. If there is, It should be met by sclcc- tfe service and not by universal training, he said. Russell Smith, legislative secretary of the National Farmers Union, tontended that universal training would not provide the type of defense needed, Grew told the committee that "we cannot afford to face some future day when America will stand alone without allies." hree Jeers for MacArthur' Negro Fined One Cent NASHVILLE, Term., Mar. 24.— ((jp)_THe U. S. Treasury Is one cent richer today because Chester A. McClendon, a Negro war veteran, •trayed from the straight and narrow. McClendon was charged with ob- Ulnlng tieo Illegally under the O. I. Bill of Rights law. However, he paid It all back, and Federal Judge Elmer Davies set hts punishment »t » fine of one penny. Joe's Boy at UN ^ne more potential vole when the UN voted to accept the credentials oi Dr. Vladimir Houdck, above, as Communist-dominated •Czechoslovakia's delegate. Forger councillor of. the Czech embassy in Washington, Houdck replaces Dr. Jan Papanek, who represented pre-coup Prague government Pianos Wide selection of model:and prices on our floor all the time Piano Tuning And repair by an expcrl. Call us for service thai satisfies Music Instruments A complete line of music instruments and supplies. From a pick to a bass violin Gov. Tuck Raps Group in Senate AiAKori 24, 1943 To Investigate U. S. Export Policy U.S. Meddling With Poll Tax n ocnuic uivesugaung auDcommit- VVASIIINGTON, Mar. 24. (UP>— '« announced today It will start Gov. William M. Tuck of Virginia Immediately »n inveettgation Into snU* yesterday thai federal meddling the administration's export license ,1'ifl, thn l^nll IDV .,llr.h + /Inflvml tVtlf^V IVi r Hoi 11 Q rl V r*n pVllnmnnl- WASHINGTON, Mar. 24. (UP) — A Senate Investigating subcommlt- lax might destroy „.., bulwarks against. Communism the United states. In Amid jeers and boos, MacArthur impersonator William Burke, of Hartford, Conn., informs his fellow students that "ho has returned," as part of the horseplay al an anli-MacArthur rally on the banks o( the Charles River in Boston, Moss. Veterans from Harvard, MIT and Boston University participated to dramatize the fact that "Dashing Doug is not the veterans' darling." Father of Five Gets New Chance To Prove His Worth to Society Ami lie charged thai some legislators were attempting to "destroy the constitution" by enacting President Truman's civil rights program. Tuck told n Scnnle Rules Subcommittee that the states should retain the right to enact the poll tux as a voting qualification In federal elections. "Federal legislation only serves to break down states' rights—one of the great bulwarks against Communism now running rampant In Europe," Tuck said. He asked a hamls-off policy by the Moral government on the noil tax Ls.suc_ lie urged that Congress refrain from any action "destroying the constitution as some of you men up here appear to want to do." The committee Is hearing testimony from Southern political leaders who oppose abolishing the poll tax by federal action. Sen. Hurnct R. Maybank, D,, S. C., said that only 30 per cent of the persons in his state were affected by the poll tax, and that even those unable to pay a $1 yearly tax could vote If they swore to their inability to make the payment. He said tha.t debate in congress on the Issue often IMS stalled stale .icllon In dealing with abolishment oi the poll tax. NEW YORK, March 24. (UP) — Quiet and solemn-faced, five neatly dressed children sal on a bench outside Kings County courtroom yesterday. Inside, Richard K. Lukc- ' man, 30, father of the three little jays and two girls, Just had been enienced to a year in Jail for a uinmrr camp swindle. '1'ears in his eyes, Lukcman askeci ludge Samuel S. Leibowltz if he :ould see the youngsters. "I have not seen my children since before Christmas," Lukcman ,aid. , who had denounced before passing sentence, ordered him taken to an anteroom and asked that the children be irought to the room. The Judge watched as Richard Lukeman, Jr. 8, Marian, 7, Robert, 6, Catherine, 5, and Raymond, 'J, went down the aisle in single file and entered the anteroom. Then lie occame impassive again. Five minutes passed and I,el- bowitz, who had been staring into space, suddenly ordered Lukeman and the children brought into the courtroom. The youngsters sat in a row on the counsel table. "Lukcmnn," the judge snapped, "those children seated on that table are the best lawyers you've got. I may be criticized for what I am about to do, but I am going to cmpcr justice with mercy. T cannot blot out those little ones, f am gi>- Ing to suspend sentence and let yon go home with the.se children." Spectators wept as Lukcman went :o his knees and with tears streaming down his face, swept the children into his arms. Earlier, Lclbowitz has suspended sentences on the children's mother, Marian, 27, and Don Nicholas Vol- gare, 35, who had been arrested witn Lukeman. The three were convicted last Dec. of taking $17,000 from parents who enrolled their children at summer : camp which never was opened. Children Will Assist In Building Airport CAREY, Ida., Mar. 24. (UP) — All but the smallest children among Carey's 8SO residents will turn out tomorrow to build a municipal air- RHEUMATIC Pain Sufferers In The South Now TaVe -— IjHil wcatlicr nmko the muscles feel ao sorts and painful. Often you Btarl lo feel quick relief after tho firel. port. Schools will be dismissed and merchants will close their stores. By nightfall, the townspeople and surrounding farmers hope to level off an airstrip 3,000 feet long and 300 feet wide. The strip will be improved later. 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