The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on April 5, 1948 · Page 2
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Blytheville, Arkansas
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Monday, April 5, 1948
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PAW fWO (AUK.)' OWBTO M*W§ MONDAY, APRIL,!, 1MI Rental Control foiles Revised •rythevilte An* DfMctor Obtains i Data on Ntw Low New not rcculatlpni to conform with the HotwJnr•»nd Rent Control Act of lM* which wfnt Into eff*ct fa April 1, 'now »r« beta* iasued from WMhingtoo, according, to O. A Cunningham, ATM r*6t director for BIytharilJ*. •-,./' Under the new l*w, : net eonttoU •re continued in effect throufh March 11, 1M», under 'toe admlri- tetration of the housing expedite*. It make* no autctriaUc Chang* In rent celling* and for most tenant* their maximum rent« under the new taw ire the »ame u thoae which were In effect on June 30, 1M7, with the following three types of exception!, Mr. Cunnlnghim aald. 1. Where a landlord and tenant had voluntarily entered Into a written lea»e Increasing the rent up to 15 per cent. '..'». Where the loci) rent office had Issued an Individual adjustment order changing the rent, or S. Where the housing expediter had approved a general Increase in the rent level In a rent area or portion of an area In response to a recftromendatlon of a local rent advisory board. Tenants who have not signed voluntary lea*e Increase* are protected for the life of the'hoiislng and rent act of 1948, through March 31, 1949, according to Mr. Cunningham. Tenants who signed leases on or | before last December 31 agreeing to j mn Increase In rent up to 15 per eent are protected by those leases which must run at least through December 31, 1M8 and if they expire before March 31, 1949, the new law protect* them through t'*e latter date. The new law gives landlords the right to enter into new lease agreements with tenants, provided they are valid written leases entered into voluntarily and In good faith on or before December 31, 10i8 and they expire on .or after December 31, 1949 at a maximum rent which Is no more than 15 per cent above what the celling would have been In the absence of a lease on March 30, 1843—the day the v ncw law WAS enacted. A copy of such lease must , be filed within IS days after execu- Poster Politics Al Hubbartfs—Something New!—Different!---Sensational! APRIL FOOL FURNITURE SALE ONE WEEK ONLY! Posters play a big,part in elections In Italy, and many are directed toward the women vote. This Home woman studiei a copy of the Communist paper "Lj'UnUa,* which has the words "Peace and Labor" scrawled across it in red ink. (Photo by NBA-Acme staff correspondent Albeit Blnteltl.) Woman Pioneer Recalls Early Days in We*t SEATTLE (UP)—A pioneer .Washington sute woman who has spent all but two of her 80 years in the region celebrated her birthday with two parties and a lot of reminiscing. Mrs. Ella T. Barrows, bom in Illinois, came west with her family to San Francisco when she wns two years old. That was In 1870, The family traveled on the Union Pacific Railroad one year after Its completion. Later they moved to I Washington Territory. .Rabble Rouser Trash Fir* Extinguished Firemen extinguished a trash fire In the rear of Frozen Foods, 3031 West. Main, yesterday. No damage resulted. Palmiro Togliatti, Italian Com- nunitt ebi«f, harangue* a crowd erf ovwr 40,000 people In Horn*. He charged the Western Powers with an "electoral coup" in their effqrte to return Trieste to Italy. Highest Cli(f« Highest shoreline cliffs in the world are on the Island of Formosa. Here rock walls rise in places to five times the height of the Empire State building. tton with the local rent Housing accomi which a leaae to Increase dcr the Housing and R*-^,^^,.! 1947 wns terminated between JaK- uary ], 1848 and March 30, 1948 (the. date the new law was enacted) are j no longer subject to rent controls, j However, for any housing accommodation! on which a lease terminates after March 30, IMS, and be-' fore March 31, 1849, the property will revert to rent control. Landlords must lite a report with the local rent office it any leas* Is terminated. The law contains the provision that the housing *xpediter shall make such adjustments In maximum rents a& may be necessary to remove hardships or to correct inequities. This applies not only to Individual adjustments but nlso to Defense Rental Area*, portion* of areas, and any classe* of housing accommodation* within >uch areti. BACKACHE Tor quick •omiortlac s**l» for B*«kt Hb*uraftUe Ptvla*. OttUac Up MkfbU. ill cloudy utlVe, iirltfcURC P****f**» ^*f *i «tidM «nd«r •?««, md •wollvn fcnkleii, _™ to non-ors»D!c tad non-»y«tenale KJdaey UM! Bl&cJdtrtraubltft, trrCy»t«*. Quick, e*mplei« — ir -'-,rtton BT money b*ck ru*r»! - - - Lnifglrt tor Cr*t«* lodkvy. Giv* Your Car the Service It Deserves! Nash Service! 0«r Skilled Car Serylc. larta Tim. »ni M.wy- ^tai|» Car Ufe— Improve. Performance Tool Wk« the jr.verNal stlUh hi time, expert tare for j*,r »r n.w .» .T* ««n« T .,« IT..M. uter .„ w . „„, tht n , n<)w . h<lw . a., repair J.» « „,, „.,,, «„. o , r mft}aattl:m •MM fMt, U.n,o f h Mrrte*. AM <mr >rk»* ar« Beta, 7Mr ear In Ud i;r fw a ehetk . BJ1 „, ^ ^ T»«1 Wn UN way we nm'lw yw ear~bi th. manner , (| m SHELTON MOTOR -M^L COMPANY MWM44M One Week Only 3-PIECE POSTER BED SUITE For only on* week i« this outstanding bargain available to you. This suit* consists of large vanity dr.esser with 30-inch round mirror, large waterfall chest of drawers and full-size poster bed. The finish on this special suite is •omething you will have to see to really appreciate. Fine quality Bonniewood. 95 $ 59 This Week Only Maybe it does look foolish to cut prices at a time when the wholesale price I* advancing, but w* have some hot specials thai we must pass on to you if we «/« to continue our policy of BUYING AS CHEAP AS POSSIBLE AND SELLING TO OUR TRADE AS CHEAPLY AS WE CAN MAKE A. PROFIT. The reason we say ONE WEEK ONLY is thai our limited slock of these specials won't last longer than ONE WEEK ... so if you want real bargains DON'T MISS OUR APRIL FOOL SALE ,.. THIS WEEK Extra Special! OIL RANGES Your choice of QUICK MEAZ, or KEKO- OAS upright 5-burner oil range with built-in even. These stoves have three burners to cook on and two under the large oven. Our price this weefc only . . . '59.95 Car of SIMMONS Bedding Just Arrived! We have just received a carload of Simmons BEAUTYREST. mattresses, springs, couches, etc., and once agairi*~wc are proud to be able to deliver them. The BEAUTYREST is the only mattress with 837 separate coil springs to give you added comfort. If you have never used a beauty test mattress, we advise you to try one the next time you buy . . . for you cannot realize what you are missing in sleeping comfort. We want you to com* in and see the new styles of couches that came in this carload purchase. Let us show you the SIMMONS quality. There is none to match it. We can also show you other items, including cribs- and cheaper mattresses. GET YOUR BEAUTYREST NOW WHILE WE HAVE THEM* All Metal Chair $395 Outstanding at thii price! 20 gauge sheet metal, saddle seat, durable porceloid finish, tuhular frame, choice of colors. We also Invite you to see our new line of gliders for spring. Thi. Week Only $ 19 95 White enamel finish, attractively ilyled with decorated table lop and chair backs. Include* • xtemton table and four matching chairs with padded leatherette seats. Oood looking, practical floor eoverinf (or almost any room. Easy to clean felt base. Tiles, florals and m«rbelljeel patterns. Thete are second* I Only 100 left I at thi* price I 9x12 FT. FELT BASE RUGS New Shipment.. . New Patterns '3.95 Thi* Week Only 9xtJ FELT BASE RUGS, manl- tex quality for only M.M. V/t al•K have a nice (election of tot 12 Oold S«»l rugs and several new patterns In lulalrt linoleum m»de by Armstrong Linoleum Company, We are a)«o tettlng in this week several rolli or 12-Ioot Armstrong felt base linoleum and 12x12 and IJxlS rug». Thew won't list long. QUALITY 2-PIECE COUCH SUITE This Week Only $9995 Again we offer, an exceptionally good suite at an amazingly low price. Upholstered in high ply all rayon velour. These suites bought on today's market would be much higher priced. In fln» quality velour. SPECIAL 8-PIECE GROUP OFFER You can make a neat 8-piece group at a very low price. Includes matching couch and chair, 2 end tables, coffee table, 2 porcelain base lamps and occasional chair. The group complete for only Hubbard & Son Furniture Phone 4409 Blythevillt ^?-?V.

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