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PAGE SIX FRIDAY, MAT 1«, 1951 THE BLYTJ4EVILLE COURIER NEWS THE COURIER NKWS CO. H. W. HAINBJ. PllblWltr HAHRT A. HAiNM, Assistant PublUher A. A. ritEDRICKSON. Editor PAUL O HUMAN Advertising Manner Sole Nation*! Admtlsfng Representatives: Wallace Witmer Co.. Ne» York. chlc»»o. Detroit. Atlanta. Memphis. Entered an second cla&x matter at th« poit- office at Blythcville. Arkfltusaa, under act of Con- rresa. October 9. 19)7. Member oJ Tlie Associated Pr«n SUBSCRIPTION RATES: Bj carrier in Die cllr of Bljrthfvlll« or «nj suburban town where carrier sertice U mam- Uintd. 25c per week By mail, within a radius ol 50 milts. IS.OO pel 7ear. 12,50 for six months >l 25 tor Ihrfe inonthi: bi mail outside 50 mU« ions, 11250 per r*ar payable in advance Meditations Bui tht-in HIM! ^rv Mlllmut Gud JuclReUi. Therefore put away from am on* .voiirwlve* that wirkfd person.—1 Cor, 5:13. + » • II L«s a statistical fact thai the wicked woi fc harder to reach helJ lli«d the righteous do to enter heaven. Barbs The fit of R man's suit quite often depends on the amount of junk lie carries in his pockets. * * * Th* only ttme H Isn't MI (iterant to btlit-vp j'««'r« onjf M old as jou 'fit Jx when you r»a))/ frel (-U. * * * Tis said that lat men can't stand the heal ns well SE thin men—but they sit it out much better. * • • An aiUnrixnl In a bvxer'x corner In ib? cast /ell against • rinjt post mid cut his head oprn— conihtff under the head of a vplU «cund. * * t The success of a hard-boiled egg depends on OOP Jang tt long euwtgh nol to mention *oon tmmgh. Pols Enter Mapmaking Business in Arkansas "Pols," (lie word with connotations us (iriatlracliv'e B« its phonetics, often will find themselves at odds with this newspaper's editorial policy . . . we hope. For the benefit of those who haven't become familiar with the word, n )>ol i» generally defined HS a product of our parliculiir ward-lieeling- type of democracy. And it \VHS in the grand manner rcmiiiiscenl of a pol's thinking: that the Arkansas Iligluviu 1 Department acted when it ordered 75,000 road nuips at the expense of the taxpayers. These maps carry H picture of Governor Ale- Math and outline his road construction program. The maps, cost at which hasn't been told, are of practically no use to the tourist, since they dwell in the main on what haa been done nnd what's going to he dune to the stale's highways. The Highway Department will also get the job of distributing the.maps. Jfighway Department time and personnel are furnished by courtesy of th« Arkansas taxpayer. We think tliig typi/ies the bureaucracy which, as it grows, will require mole and more money to operate . . . »nd it's not difficult to sea why. 'Strike Aggressor' Tactic Merits Airing by Ike A now idoo in Far Eastern strategy if. going the rounds of United Nations capital* and NATO headquarters. It still is in the testing- stage, but it could find its way into formal policy some day. This is it: to negotiate a formal agreement among the Western powers to meat any new Communist aggression in Asia by retaliation against the aggressor rather than by strictly local resistance. Xo one can fairly say who first proposed this plan, h's one which has been mentioned in one form or another by a good many people over the last two years. But right now John Foster Dulles. Republican foreign policy expert, is its chief promoter. He's been plugging it in two places—with the French government and with General Eisenhower. Dulles thinks the present policy of local defense against aggression is too static. It might also be described as inconclusive and expensive. The British are tied down by rebel Reds in Malaya. The French army's finest are boxed in by Ho Chi .Minh's Communists in Indo-China. And American and UN forces are in a stalemate with I he Reds iu Korea. How many such local notions can the tree nations gel tangled up in without *preading themselves disastrously thin? Dulles and the other advocates of the "strike the aggressor" program believe it would be a better deterrent to aggression than piece-meal resistance to local invasions, ^specially since thes« latter could not all lie countered successfully without undue strain upon the West. Actually, both the American and Hritish governments li a v e played around the fringes of thin idea. They have Id it be known publicly lJi;U they would view any new aggression gravely —with the clear implication they might hike action broader than more local defense of a trouble spot. JJtH tlie matter has never been spelled out carefully in London or Washington or tiny'other capital. Dulles believes tin; time is right for this to bo done. lie has talked will) French leaders ' because in the past they have neon willing lo sponsor bold new adventures like I be Schuman coal-stec! pool and the Kuropean defense jinny. Tlie French, too, would have a big stake in the arrangement, since they are under continuous, threat of new aggression from Chinese Keds poised on tlie Indo-China border. Tlie plan lias definite attraction to any who are looking for a way out of Die puzzle posed by |he various Asiatic stalemates. Hut the matter needs to be debated widely. What would retaliation against an aggression consist of? What dangers of a new world war would it bring? Would real cooperation among the Western powers be enjoyed? There is some hint that Eisenhower may lake up the cji.se for the p'an when lie returns to America next month. In that event it would surely get the thorough airing it deserves, for whatever the general proposes when he enters the iwlitical arena is certain to be peppered from all sides. Department of Correction In some states and cities, the department of correction is an agency concerned with administering penal institutions and Hie like. In the United Stales government, it Is n special arm of the executive branch, with headquarters in the White House. Us purpose is setting the record straight after President Truman has held one of his regular press conferences. Its services were called upon most recently to pxplai'iii'thal an ultimatum which .Mr. Truman'said he had sent lo Joseph Stalin had not in fact ever been issued. Joseph Short, the President's secretary in charge of the press relations of tile White House, deserves the admiration of us all. As head of the department of correction in Washington, he is called upon to act with speed and often amazing ingenuity in the performance of his arduous duties. Views of Others Government Pamphlets *ome folks Mill go Inlo business foi Ihem- jwlve*, apparently, bill H is not clear why they do, H used to be thiU R mail went Into business io make money, But tnxEs have pretty well whittled down that Incentive to a mere shadow of id former .sell. Even so. some brave or foolish iouU—as the r*s* may be—Mill must be making the plunge becaiiR* th« various government bureaus are so- Itig to great lengths to discourage them. The stack of documents which R bn.sine.ss mau is expected to rend before opening shop is about eight inches Duck—rn.oM.ly written in the Impenetrable gubuii-iU'gook that only WaAhingion can turn out. Ceiling prices, wage and hour regulations. National Production Authority Insmic- UOIIR and R rait of other Mibjecks are vequued reading. Oh. for the fcixM old rirtys ot realty free onlci- pnset —New Oilcans States SO THEY SAY You Aren't Playing With Children, You Know! Erskine Johnson IN HOLLYWOOD HOLLYWOOD INEA)—Guys am) Dolls: Let other movie queens dole out recipes for lemon pics and tell how they cured junior of his teio- per tantrums — Joanne Dru'3 through v.'lili being right up in front In the Retors-are-such-home- bodies parade. It's bexy cheesecake popes, glam- cr and no mentions ol the backyard \vashline for gorgeous Joanne from now on. "I want, roles with some, zip to them," she said, "and who's Ruing lo cast an actress »ho's always be- I n If photographed with her children as anylhlnj; but a sweet, dull «lrl? 'T suppose it's wonderful to achieve a happy hcme life In Hollywood, but people like lo think of stars ns creatures from some 01 her planet. The minute thei know that there are n lot of kidrlie-> around the house and that you're -,vioitit; their noses, the glamor's It ru]>t be the year tor guys named Ray. acting know-how when he started his movie c.lreer and admits tlial 'I never even read the scripts o( my first two pictures." "H was because I was scared," tile rugged, blond itar confessed oo the "Hellgate" set. "I pretended Uli' be indifferent about acting so that noboay would take me seriously. People advised rue lo be myself. They said it, would pay off not to know what [ was doing." "So I went on thai way. But you SKI what you give. I got the gale. Now I'm studying. I want lo be a good actor and learn the rudiments of the acting craft." "I'm career I nol discouraged about my I've had one of my best years in Hollywood. 1 love life and I love my work." Una Meikel talking about headline hints that she was tired of it all after a recent home accident in which she look an overdose of sleeping pills. "It could have happened to anybody who was as ill anil as run- First Johnnie Ray sobs his way | down as I was at the lime," Un» Peter Ed son's Washington Column Labor and Management Rally For Showdown on Union Shop WASHINGTON — <NEA) — The' this form of labor contracl, all em-i IN SETTING up a new WSB, , possibilty of nn extended and bilierj ploves of a company must agree lo [ President Truma labor-manaKChient wn,- today hangs] join n over the U. S, defense effort and the entire American economy. If H comes, it will be a showdown liKhl over whether powerful labor union leaders or the nu-lc.ss- powerful owners American Industry are to set nnd con- em- Jmlge A. Pine's specific union and pay dues by check-off. Employers' representatives see in the present demands for the union .shop a determination to get this provision while there is still a pro- union labor administration in control in Washington. Exhibit number one In support of this cotention is the fact that John L. Lewis was able to secure two extremely lavornble contracts for his United Mine Workers while the coal industry was under government .seizure. n folowed the re- to stardom and now Aldo Ray of the grifty, wheezy voice, is slated to play the coveted role of Ensign Keiih in "Cnine Mutiny" when he complete. 1 * "From Here to Eternity." - Aldo, who Just completed a costarring ' role with Hepburn and Tracy in MGM's "Pat and Mike," confirmed the tip that he's ihe lati for "Mutiny." "Ye|i, I've heard about it ami I'm ketitfnjf my fingers crossed," he Irld me at ,Iohn Walsh's Dcam'lllc. He aisc slipped me the word thai the studio won't let him take acting lessons. "They want me the way I am" toltl me. "I telephoned my doctor nnd followed his Instructions, Next thins I knew 1 was at the hospital. But 1 was touched lo think that I was important enough to rate head. lines." Blonde, Dixie-drawled Una hai chalked up 22 years as a Hollywtfff actress and recalls: ^' "I en me out to play Ann Rutledge with Walter Huston. Sometimes I think I came out to piny her with Abe Lincoln himself." Start polishing nn a star for new. coiner Dewey Martin. Hoirard Hawks introduced him in "The grinned the World War IT vein - ' Thina" mid "The Big Sky" and Is who clicked as Judy Hollid: savins: kadfng man in "The Mr.rryt' . : 'l "think Heltr Filson decision ending government seizure ol the sleel i ating Railway Brother hood's effort mills is t) e i H g ! to get a UH ion shop agreement KXHIBIT TWO is the non-oper- hailed sentati\'es of many bi« business 'before nn emergency board under concerns as the end ot a labor era. [ the Railway Labor Act and it They have been advised by their counsel that the law in Judge by the Washington repre- [ with the carriers. This case was put . r \ still pending, with neither side giv- ] ing an inch. commendations of his Defense Mobilization Advisory Board. He gave the new WSB authority lo consider all dispute issues, including non- economic matters like the union shop demand, This was exactly what the union officials wanted. It is the contention of many industrial leaders that this procedure was engineered to force the government's hand and make it an accomplice in getting union shop con tracts under emergency conditions. ' This charge is supported—unconsciously, perhaps, but none the less realistically — by statements from Nathan P. Feinslnger, Chairman of the Wage Stabilization Board that handed down the steel case recommendations. Pine's decision is so sound it can Exhibit three 1,=; the current, steel hardly be overruled by the Suprei Covirt. They are counting on that BS the sturtinR point for their new em. in which management \\ill flRain be able to assert its rights ca.se in which the Wage Stabilixa- tioii Board recommended nesoLU- tion for a union shop lo cover (lie. entire steel industry, Behind the charge of govern- leaders, ' end domination by union labor merit-union collaboration in this IT IS THK contention of inaii- ;present;utves that this past union domination has been achieved in cooperation with the Democratic administration of President Hairy Truman. While this pnliticnl connivance cannot be proved ns nn actual conspiracy. It is believed by many businessmen to have been achieved by the unions with the tacit consent of U. S. government officials. Tlie key issue in the present labor strife is the "union shop," Under the government. there Is a considerable plot. , according lo Industry spokesman. In brief it is that union leaders be- Kan planning over a year ago to 1 force acceptance of the union shop on American business. The first Wage Stabilization Board, appointed In November, 1950, had authority to deal only \vi(h wage disputes. On Feb. 15, 1951. this board under Cyrus Ching recommended a 10 per cent ceiling <in wa«c increases. The three union labor members Ihon walked out, in amounted to a strike against Kind." "They tell me that if they wanted drama students, they could -^et them at a dame a dozen/ Other movie queens can have the modern wardrobe roie.s — gorgeous Deborah Ken- is happy with the costume epics. There's been a whole series of them for her—the latest is "The Prisoner of Zenda"—and she's cc>nfesjuug: "There »rr rumbles from the frnU office that my nrxt film will bt a modern dress comedy Rul 1 really rlon't rare. I guess I'm just 3 costume movie «-3rl. Costumes make me t>el more like I'm acting.' A problem for the censors in her 17th Century "Zenda' once-upon- a-time princess eowns? Her answer; "We're doing everything we can- to shock the people." + * * Mov* over Gregory Peck md Arthur Kennedy — Sterling Hayden's boning 1 up on the acting art, too. it's a switch for Sterling, who said "lo heck with it" about IN' A RKCKNT question and an swer interview in U. S. News and World Report, Chairman Feinsinger admitted that "ihis question of whether the Wage Stabilization Hoard should have dispute jurisdiction over non -economic issues, including the 'union shop* issue, was decided way back when the Defense Mobilization Board advised the President." "Everybody knew," said Mr. Fein- Dewey's going to be » big star. He'll hit as hard as Montgomery Oift hit in 'Red River.'" A star-maker from way bac.t. Hawks had this to -say about ne\7 movie faces on Fox' "Monkey Business" set: "I believe in new stars, but Hollywood talks _about them too much before there's any film on them. The public, net publicity departments .should discover new stars.™ 15 Years Ago In also. Spades are continued, and South has to win the third trick. Now declarer takes the diamond singer, verybody r, that the union shop "was going to be an issue In the steel case. Everybody knew that if this Wage Stabilization Board was set up, the chances were It would Ret the steel case." These somewhat surprising statements Indicate how the ground was carefully laid by the unions to get government backing for their effort to impose the union shop on Q. S. Industry. Sunday School Lesson Hy W. K. Oilror. I>Written for ,\T.A Service Frightened by an earthquake, the there was much wild life and ire- Philippiun Jailer described m Acts 1 iij:ion in frontier commimuies that 16 threw open the prhon d(V»rs B:it | later became very religious and re- not f\ siuclc prisoner stepped lor- spec;able. ward lo freedom. AIv f ,-, frid> [hc {nt£ wilJiam Wyo Dumbfounded and pAiitc-Mru •'&- j S::ulh, Con f :rcontinual minister en. the jailer tnvuert to L'AO ot she] nnd Sn-mt^h-Canadian poet ihc irjui.-i.iU'd the New Testament into Braid S: t.s and wrote the Scottish pnit of the original .Standard Dic- (ioni'.ryv. once told me that his fronUT family left (Jir Amenrnii :ioiu:ri and moved to Ontario. b<v c.viyr <i! the iviTlirion. Sundav racina. etc., where they had piuonei'?, Paul ami Siltvs. cryi:v.* "What must I do lo l:e saveti?" An- sv>rrert Paul. "Hclicve on (V.c Lo^ Jrsrw Chri'-l. and thou shall b n .saved, and thy IIOIUSLV" Just v.-hat «a3vi\'i:n nie.ni; to tli* 1 jailer, troubled about \\hal tui-Jv. him in that Mern Rotir. It is not our aun to turn the North Atlantic community hito one hvige gmn.ton, concerned only wilh defense. Such a» objective would be (oohs.li and selt-ctetrmmfl. Our aim Is to remove the threat of war and sot free the forces of lumun pH>gte,«,s suid advancement.— President Hany s. Tinman. I j.R(\ir (o (joodup.vs this thing could iPAcli A point svlKie yv;i 11 rme to tarry a fashion r.ias-a- ame to thr r.uus in he SUIT of what's going on. — CILUIS PU.I]!;LI;V ;^;rni Frank Bradeu commrnt- Ir.y on the fancy iuiuishiug worn by circus animals no 'A ilnys NIIW that rhr I'iT.-ioenl annoiiiicod he will nol run igAisi. then will be more candidates at. the convention tha:i jjre.-; In bee lime.— Farmer Dem- iwiatic PAny leader jatnc* A. Farley. world, I.i unt clear, but in the fm-Miv.-t >etllrci. swer of Paul salvation becar.u > in contrast, however, one ob- ponirthinp more than safety fr iu srrv?> thr clear and Ftron« inllii- llie Judgment of his siiprriois. j rru r of thf Bible in the frontier H via.-; ji moral nnd spiritu:il - IK me of Abraham Lincoln. II was and rxoerifJire. t»Jl K:e [ lindonbtecil.v a gre;it factor in iJie intetestinc tluns is that i: is -if- i rirvrlnpmont of his moral chuir.- fll :».. i 1 ^" nnd irica <:, hut i* was a!^n an- I pai'cn'lv the chief [actor in hi* ed,., , i ur.-mon. It.; inrlt.Tju-c i.i maaife.st in lu'. r . inar-iu-al addrcrif-rs. t read recent- l.v ih?! t)ii> 'arcat Prrsirient had nr.ly s'x months of fonual scliool- uic The foundation of what he finesse. When East takes the kinr; of diamonds, he has no way of get- i .1 ting to the West hand for the es- ' tabiished spades. East does his best, by leading n club, but South hops right up with the ace of clubs to run all of his tricks. South makes his game with one spade, three hearts, four diamonds and one club. There 'would be a different .story to tell if South won the first or second spade. This would leave East with one or two spades In his band. Whenever East got the lead with the king of diamonds he could resume the spades, and West would Pupils of Mvs. Stuart Salmon appearing in a violin recital are Fran-^ ces Shonse, Mary Evelyn Coleman* Jimmie Hudson, Billy Cross, Carmel Chine, Joseph McClure, Bethel Steward, Bnba Steward, Aileen Daila. 1 ;,- Bobby Meets, Josephine Shib- Icy, Karris Hunt, Marjorie Smith, Marjorif? Stevens, Amy Ruth Mori-is and Bonnie Jean BuclKuvm. Guitar students i nchide Ralph Head. Wado Lee, Cbarle.s Afflick, Gerald Wheeler and Rudolph Lambert. For saving the life -of a frl«nd, DeWitt Keith, Ark-Mo employe, has been given a medal by the National Safely Council. set the contract ^-Ith the rest of the spades, In short, when you make a holdup play you delay (he winning of a trick. The reason for the delay is to exhaust the cards held by one of your opponents in that suit. (fcled the Jailer's family, a- •JACOBY ON BRIDGE Holdup Play Is Good One to Know Bv OSWALD JACOBY Written Tor NKA Service "What is a holdup pl.iy?" asks a San Ffanci^co correspondent. "I see tliis phrnse u.sed from time lo time in your column, but nm nol sure what it means. Can you eive n simple example and n .simple rx- pl^uation for a .simple bridge player?" Gladly. Today's band shows a holdup play in its basic form. The play makes it possible for South to win uit.i^ tricks at uo-tr\]mp. Wc>t lead.s a snade. East puts up the king, and South plays a low NORTH (D) AS4 ¥ AJ9 * AQ J75 On fhe Farm There wasn't much juvenile delinquency when there were plenty of wood-boxes lo fill, big piles of ashes to carry out and other chores lo do. Modern gadgets have created a lot of spare time that gets not only kids but grown-ups in(o trouble. Answer to Previous Puzzle HORIZONTAL VERTICAL Family reh 1:011 w.is pUm)\ i j rommnn pxprvirnrp of rarly C'hr — 1 u.ui day.-; The church iu-rl 1 ir. -iiinr* in>tav.cr-> \v^s in a luv;-t- n.-. in tl;e h,>n>o c' Acquila mid i'ns- i ^•il3.). in U-.nl .<.aii)p tity of Phi!;M>i. i Conditions .somewhat similar lo ! il\o-e ot prtrl% Chrv',ti;in time.-. n%' 'h^v affrrtod family Ufp a:i>i rf- h-v^'ii. prevailed in ninny, it n-i' ii\ it;o<.t. co:»nnuiitic.% until cotupnv,\- i In thp raily days of the United Si alPS and Canada, Inmtliw; -A ore ' clojoly knit together Many n 1 ,te:id- rri chuirh as fan\ihf«; and n!i«n piwycd and re*\d ihe Bible to>r'h- er. We .should not put too higl. an p.^Urnfltc on "ihe good old days," lKm,">rr, i rtr ft n families of the xv.,v in bt.= f-tcpniother'.s u.se ol the few »IT:U stories at her ccmtr.and. i »nci c.-jipi-tally In her use ol f he i UibV ' | \vi!fn one coiv,ider> all th.^t tli:\tl nirnt :n the life of Lincoln oiie i 1 ^ n > r LI^P i h p t ra gerty In I he fat: t th.M >vi rompavalively fe^- boys and <:'.ils aie under such influences in UIP hontf today. F.ien churon srhools and all lh^ iijitvp romthon veli«ior,s ajenenv of trri.iy. rannor fit one lor Iht* la:k. and decline of religion in the home. b> uo mc»ii» relijloui, Mid,Road countr N«». classified Ads WEST AQ106S2 » 1632 + K a? EAST *K J3 V854 » KS32 * 10«2 SOUTH * AS7 North 1 « 3N.T. • 1094 + AJ53 Norlh-Soutfi vut Cut S««ih Pass 2 N.T. Pass Pass WrM Pass Pass Opening lead spadf Instead ol \\innlns with his ace. In other tvords, he "holds up" his ace of spades. East continues n-ltli Ihe Jack oJ spades, and South continues the holdup play by refusing thU Uiclt I Farm milk producer 4 Pork producers 8 Home [or farm animals 12 Exclamation ISOpw.itic solo 14 Toward Ihe sheltered side 15 River (Sp.) 16 Short poems 18 Bowing 20 Place again 21 Spanish article 32 Goes nsiray 24 Moved 26 A (arm is itsually m a rural -, TI Small ' explosion 30 Mr. Hemingway 32 Take long steps 34 Climb t 1 the ho- 35 Maker men's 36 Worm 37 Immerses 39 Rcle 40 Father 41 French plura article 42 Discharge A gun 45 Sloped 49 Agreed 51 Before 52 Imitates 53 Sea ecgle 54 Chest bont 55 Get up 59 Looks a< il rUrd«o 1 Big Iowa farm crop 2 Midwestern slate 3 Fnrrn parts covered wilh trees 4 French capital 5 Press 6 Pungent spice. 7 Sorry 8 of hay 9 Mall beverages 10 Network 11 \Vhcre hens lay eggs 17 Printing mistakes 19 Ventured 23 Reposes 24 Remove 2x Ages 26 Of an anchor raided Just to clear >>ot!oin 27 Squaie pillars 'M Scrnl £D Impudent .11 Stnid 33 What larm crops should do :18 Pie 10 Shcrirt's force \\ Loads i2Cic,itnx 43 Pueblo (nriiar* 4V Individuals 46 Smooth dnd unaspirated Indian •?R Obligation 50 Born

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