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PAGE TWO BLTTKBTTLLE (ARK.)' COURIER THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 19S6 Ovarttat with BILLY GRAHAM By Georg* Burnham (Chattanooga News-Free Press Writer) DELHI India — Prime Minister Nehru of India, who has described himself as Hindu by birth, Moslem by culture and Christian by ethics, seemed a bit preoccupied at the end of Ins 30 minute talk with Billy Graham. Nehru had been holding a lot of their skin might be. conferences on wprld affairs and "Peace will come.' he said, had talked with a lot of important "when people turn by faith to foreigners. He might have been thinking about, any number of world-shaking problems Christ.' Nehru didn't soy yea or nay ona-snamng prouieniis. along these lines but Silly said But he .armed up ; and was very *£ £*- ^roSS ^ gracious as he talked wiui the* most listened-to evangelist . Indian as taken restive measures against missionary activity but it tory. The Prime Minister displayed y'^^AM^oti^ion is to for- an amazing knowledge of the B '-j eign activity and not Christian ac- ble - j . , k ( „, tivity India wants people to come -V&T-SSS4 ? -^i"! t f n = ln w,r h ^; c^n ^M 1 ^ r prie'st! <^**» and schools. Protes- and the behavior of Christian nation- and not Christianity itself. . | churches here have complete T«dom in ail of meivork. —A VAS'l -UAJUKllt of Inaia's 10.000,000 protestants are concen Memories of His Cello Are Fond SANTA MONICA, Calif, (ft — An 84-year-old man wept when he told a jury that traffic accident injuries j made it impossible ior him to play his .beloved cello. The musician. Abraham Wulfe, was awarded $6.500 damages. He testified he suffered back, shoulder and leg injuries in a bus-truck accident in 1954. He was a passenger on the bus. Asked his "greatest loss," Wulfe. told the jury: "I grew up with the cello. I lived with it for 10 years. Now I can't play it any more and this tiurts me more than if I had S10.000 and lost it. To be in the same room with the cello and not play it — this I cannot stand." Wulfe formerly was a cello instructor and member of the UCLA j Symphony Orchestra. The damages were awarded from the company operating the truck. Dog Bites Lad; 100 Stitches To Close Wounds Jet Airliner Age Moves Closer Nehru, son of a wealthy lawyer. tr j le( j in the south. In the capita al city of Delhi there are only about 10.000. Crowds for Billy's meetings in Delhi have been smaller, averaging around 7,000. But there, has _ . j been a greater percentage of decis- Billy told him that the world re-1 ions than anywhere. . Over 600 spent 14 years in jail in his fight for Indian freedom and he has been portrayed as a strong negotiator for world peace. It was on this point that he did a little listening to the young preacher. spected him as a man of peace But he added, "Peace conferences are no stronger than human nature and human nature is diseased. Despite all his culture man continues to lie and steal and fight. In over 3,000 years of history there have been only 300 years of peace. Why? It is because man has rejected God's offer of peace through faith to His Son, Jesus Christ." 8ILLT ADDED: "Christ can transform human nature. He transformed mine, and I have seen Him change the lives of thousands of others around the world." Billy gave Nehru his own testimony on the decision, he made for Christ as a youth of 16. "Before this decision to live for Christ I didn't care anything about God. the Bible or people. I was filled with intolerance, but tti« simple act changed my na- . . walked forward at each service. Many leaders of the government were present. Rajkumari Amrit Kaur. minister for health and close friend of Nehru, presided at the opening service. Sitting on the platform were five ambassadors and two queens. People came from as far away as 1.200 miles. A missionary group of 500 were living in a tent city in order to attend. Billy delivered a simple Gospel message and gave an invitation. People crowded to the front. The chairman of Graham's Delhi committee left his place on the platform and stood with the converts. He went to Billy after the meeting and said: "I didn't know what the people might think if the chairman of the committee admitted his life wasn't right. But I didn't have the peace in my soul and I had to take out ai« simple act cnangeo. my u»- eac ture. I began to worship God and I my place before the platform. Now loved people no matter what color 1 1 have peace." Anti-Trust Action Against Car Makers May Be Coming NEW YORK UP)—Asst. U. 8. Atty. Gen. Stanley N. Barne* says "Uri- du« concentration" in the automobile industry may lead to anti-trust action against the country's major car manufacturer*. Barnes, in charge of the Justice ' Department's Antitrust Division, yesterday told the National Whole- Mle Drygoods Assn.: "Ttiere k an undue concentration . . . which is becoming more and more sharply recognizable each day In the automobile business and which, It it continues, will require •ctlon of some kind to solve." Barnes cited figures of the auto industry's Big Three—General Motors, Ford and Chrysler. In 1949, he said, the trio Meld 85 per cent of the market with the remaining percentage being sh'ared by fix smaller firms. By 1954. he added, the big three had 96V. per cent of the market. Barnes later told newsmen that last month's figures give General Motors about 50 per cent of the new car market. 30 per cent to Ford, 17 per cent to Chrysler and the remainder divided up between smaller firms. AFL-CIO Leaders List Senators They'll Oppose for Re-Election By NORMAN WALKER MIAMI BEACH. Fla. <*l — Leaders of toe combined AFL-CIO to- meeting had been concerned with individual political races or that any 1956 union political spending day were reported to have tagged I budget had been discussed. nine memOers of the Senate for organized labor opposition in the fall elections. The nine, all Republicans, were reported to be Senators Duff (Pa), Capehart (Indl, Thye (Minn). Kuchel (CaliO, Welker (Idaho), Goldwater (Ariz), Minikin (Colo), Wi- It was reported later that those attending the committee were supplied with copies of an analysis of prospective congressional races with "black marks" indicating congressional members marked preliminarily for labor opposition. It also was reported that spend- ley (Wist and Butler (Md>. j ing approaching three million dol- AFL-CIO leaders participating in ! Jars was proposed or nearly double •winter meetings here also were re- j the $1.600,000 total of former AFL ported to have decided to support I and CIO national voluntary and as- Sen. Morse (D-Ore), but to with- sessed union political funds spent hold any organized labor support in the prospective Senate race in Ohio between Gov. Frank Lausche, in 1354. their peak spending year. Copies of the proposed budget also were distributed, with cautions Democrat, and Sen. Bender iR-jto keep them secret. Ohio). ! Some favorable comment in be- These preliminary appraisals of; half of Kuchel was understood to key Senater aces in next autumn's • have been made, based on a vote elections were reliably reported to j the California senator made for have been made at a meeting of] building trades union legislation the newly merged AFL-CIO Com-' last year, but the general reaction mittee on Political Education. ! was one of disfavor. AFL-CIO President George Mea-1 ny denied to reporters that the NOTICE OP PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE Notice is hereby given that an application has been filed with the Notice is hereby given that a l C j{ v Engineer for a Permit to con- public hearing will be held on the i strucl a one story concrete block adoption of a "Master Street j building on Lot iSouth 110 feett Plan", on February 28. 1956. in the! B!ock 6> B ryan Addition to City of City Hall, Blytheville. Arkansas. Blytheville. This building when Following the hearing it is pro-< completed to be used as a Service posed that the Planning Commis-: sta[ion bv tne (-; ulf Refining Co. sion will adopt such plan and rec- ] Any objection to the issuance of omtnend to the City Council that j tjli j p erm n should be made in it be adopted by the City as re- i writing an d filed with the City quired by State enabling Legisla-; c i erk wilm n thirty i30i days, tion. DAN BLODOETT, The Plan will show the location. City Engineer, characters, and extent of streets, j Dated . Feb . a _ 1966 . public buildings and properly, ter- 1 minals, depots and public utilities. State law requires the adoption of a Master Street Plan before the City Planning Commission is authorized to adopt sub-division regulation to control future development of land within their juris- FOR ATHLETE'S FOOT GET AMAZING RESULTS IN ONE HOUR By using T-4-L, the keralolytic fungicide, or your 40o back a( any diction. driie store. Strong, instant-drying Dated: Feb. 8. 1956. ! T-4-L sloughs off tainted outer skin CITY PLANNING COMMISSION. Mo kill Imbedded fungi ON CON- CITY OF BLYTHEVILLE. I TACT. Today at Klrby Bros. Drug 2 9-16! Store. G. 0. POETZ OIL CO. FUEL OIL "I Sell That Stuff 7 Phone 2-2089 Visit Our C*n««* S«rv!e», Ash & Division NORTH HOLLYWOOD. Calif. (*) Nearly 100 stitches had u> be taken in 2-year-old Ricky Pollock's scalp because a dog bit him as he played in front of his home. The child's mother Mrs. Norma Pollock said she heard screams, rushed to the front yard and found Ricky bleeding. A woman was chasing two dogs away. A neighbor said she saw the larger of the dogs shaking Ricky. The dogs were held in quarantine. Travel Pay Of No Use BALTIMORE (JP|—Robert P. Lavoie. and 8th Air Force staff sergeant during-World War n. received orders to report today to the veterans hospital at Ft. Howard. Attached to the form was an envelope containing three bus tokens. ''No additional reimbursement for traveling expenses will be allowed." the accompanying explanation said. But the tokens supplied by the Veterans Administration will be of little use to Lavoie. Baltimore is in the midst of an 11-day-old transit strike. By SAM DAWSON NEW YORK (*—The jet age— with its problems of noise, crowded airlanes, outdated airports, and the financing of IV, billion dollars worth of jet airliners—is a step nearer today. While the British bemoan the loss of their once-proud lead in jet transports, American plane makers now have firm orders for 188 and outstanding options for 36 more. The race has been between Boeing and Douglas. With Howard Hushes' order this week for eight jets tor Trans World Airlines, Boe- ina now has orders for 83. Hughes says TWA is talking aboul 22 more, and this would bring Boeing to 105. Douela.5 Has 105 Douglas counts its orders at 105, and Its options of 13 would make a total of 118. When all the options become firm orders, the American manufacturers will have 223 jet transports in the works. Deliveries of the speedy craft- Los Angeles to New York in 4 -Sours and—!5- minutes—are scheduled in volume between 1958 and 1961. And it is in that period that the airlines will have to find the I'/., billion dollars that- the planes and spare parts are expected to! cost. Marine Freed From Drugstore BOSTON (ffi—Marine Pfc. Peter I D. Narkates, 21. went into a drug- j store early today to place a phone call to his wife in Birmingham, Ala. The store's owner, Samuel Hoffman, unaware Narkates was in the booth, turned off the lights, locked up and left. When Narkates realized his predicament, he phoned police. They looked up Hoffman, who returned and freed the marine. In addition to orders from most big American carriers now, the aircraft makers have orders from Air France, Sabena and Belgian World Airlines. Some of the cost of the 223 jets will come from airline earnings (aided, in one sense, by government subsidies). But new capital will have to be sought loo. This could come from long-term loans ti-om insurance companies, short- term loans from banks, or from new stock and bond issues. Through Savings The airlines hope to get their money back through operating savings. Jet builders contend their craft will produce much more revenue for the airlines because of bigger carrying capacity and more t^-ips in the same period because of the higher speed. ' On the ground is. the problem ol old airports Which the jet age could make obsolete, and the need for longer runways. Some cities will find their air space still more crowded. Boeing engineers report progress in tackling the noise nuisance They are testing a sound suppressor for their jets. Another angle the aircraft! scientists are working on is. to find { some way to slow jets down before' landing—one solution for the too- short runway problem. If noise and inadequate airports are overcome by 1958. the speedy jets should be a delight for the air-minded traveler. FOR SALE Restaurant Equipment Located at 315 W. Main Street (former location of Green Beetle Cafe) — Best location in Blytheville. Possession can be had by 16th of this month. For Appointment - CALL 3-8274 - 3-8468 - 3-8380 Umps Can't Hit Razzing Fans BELLEFONTAINE, Ohio 'ffl — A Jury has ruled, in effect, that a baseball umpire has no right to hit a spectator who razzes him. A Logan County Common Pleas Court jury awarded the sepctator, Charles F. Napier, 70, of West Liberty, damages of $2,180.57 as a result of an altercation he had with Pony League Umpire Darwin Crofut, 40, Huntsville. During a game at nearby HunU- ville last June, Crofut allegedly called . Napier's grandson out at third. Napier protested. A fight ensued in which Napier claimed Crofut hit him in the face. Propaganda Food I LONDON ',-Pt — Moscow radio, reporting the University of Alabama disorders over the enrollment of Autherine Lucy said yesterday the "persecution of this Negro student' araused public protests throughout the United States." j Nagging Backache Sleepless Nights NapfrinK backache, headache, or muscular aches and pains may come on with over-exertion, emotional upseUorday to day stress an* itrain A.ud folks who eat and drink unwisely sometimes suffer mild bladder irritation with that reatlcss, uncomfortable feeling. if you an- miserable »nd worn out because of these riiscomforta. Doan'a Pill." often help by their pain relieving actinn. by their soothing effect to case bladder irriUtion. and by their mild diuretic action through the kidneys -tenrlinjr to inrrpase the output of the 15 miles of kidney tubes. So if naKKinn backache makes you feel dtaa«d-oul. miserable...wi*reiO«*.9l«> less nights...don't wait...try Doan's Pills... 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