The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on April 3, 1953 · Page 7
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FRIDAY, APRIL 3, 1958 BLYTHEyr.I.E (ARK.) COURIER NEW8 PAGE SEVEN In Tito Land; a Word-Picture Story— Belgrade Shows Samples of Its New Freedom- By FKED SPARKS NEA Staff Correspondent BELGRADE — (NEA) — Peasants in fur hats and sandols turned up at the end like gondolas carry squealing pigs down the main shop. ping section. They pass diplomat.?' ladies frocked in the latest from Paris. That's two items why this capital — private property of Marshal ("Don't Call Me Dictator") Tito — is confusing enough to make tha zaniest Hollywood director screech: the set." It's my first visit here since Tito i convinced Washington he no longer belonged to Stalin's Balkan Bush League. He hns now changed the salute of the clenched Communist fist into an Itching palm—extended for the American dollars and guns. Whether you like Tito or no, he did thumb his nose at the Kremlin. Maybe Malenkov fitill hopes to hang Tito's blood scalp out to dry. At least one of Tito's Government pals thinks so. He told me:. "Sure. We're very nervous about spies. You Americans have an ocean between • you and the Russians— we're next door." There are scads of gray-uniformed soldiers around with red stars on their fatigue caps ,a hangover from yesteryear. The troops are too poorly paid to buy a girl a shlivovitz, the loca' joy juice rugged enough to gag a crocodile. I'm glad they're on our side, for they're hugs, strapping types with shaved heads, jack boots, and "Cut! Too many characters on a bloody guerrilla fighting history. Perhaps as partial payoff for the free gifts from Detroit, Tito has made certain reforms. A lad I knew back when Stalin's portrait shared wallspace with Tito'i said: "At the University we no longer have to labor on public buildings and Marxism, as a com' pulsory course, has been dropped." There is promise of further freedom in official Titoland's new sense of humor. A cartoon in "Porcupine" tickles with: Patient, speaking through his nose: "Can you remove a tooth while my mouth is shut?" Dentist: "Impossible. Why?" patient: "I opened it two years ago and just got out of jail." Recalling Russian peasants, who out the throats of their own catt!*, rather than let the Government have them, stubborn Yugoslav- farmers defeated Tito's agricultural program, which tried to direct their FACES OF YUGOSLAVIA, 1953 — Red stars, hangovers from yesteryear, still emblazon the caps of Tito's sailors (left) and soldiers (center), who mingle on Belgrade's main street with out-of-town peasants, like the old gentleman (right) with fur hat of unprocessed lamb. every plow. He's been guy enough to ^^ . I * * " ~MMMEflHa™JMJa^EW»"*»x »**™— >-. f BELGRADE'S CONTRASTS — The old rubs elbows with the new In Belgrade, where a modern building forms a background for horses hauling an ancient wagon loaded with wood into town. admit this. Pretty primitive folk, who couldn't recognize electric razors, let alone blankets, they horse-and-wagon in Belgrade at dawn with the day's unrationed eats. Outdoor market traditions allow samples, and farm women wearing six or eight embroidered petticoats set up thimbles of free wine and slivers of cheese for prospective clients. Another hint that handcuffs are slipping: is brighter clothes. While ago an average comrade would as soon have a hangman's noose around his neck as a tie. Xow most favor classy craviits. And a hapy woman told a reporter: "A year back a hat was 'Fascist' and no woman would dare to wear lipstick, nail polish, or jewelry. I had a hat—but kept it in the closet. Now I have three hats and I wear them." Why not? If Tito can take tea with the Queen of England. Desa Yvonoviteh can sport a capitalist bonnet. MARX ISN'T A MUST — Two Yugoslavia co-eds frame the new "Economic University" where they're training for government work, Kremlin Marxism is no longer a compulsory course. 37 New Books Added to Shelves Of Blytheville Public Library Thirty-seven new bonks have been added to the shelves of Blythevllle'ft Public Llbrnry, according to Mrs. Ira Gray, librarian. Twenty of the volumes, given as memorials, are as follows: In memory of Hnrley Lowell Byars —"The Easter Story," by McKnUjht. donated by Mr. and Mi;s, B. p. Brogdon; "Standard Version of the Bible." pivcn by Mr. and Mrs. E. B. Woodson. In memory of A. K. Carter -"The | Puppet Theatre Handbook," by BaU'heler, donated by Mr. and Mrs. Marion Williams. In memory of \V. M Lnferney — "Modern Farmers Cyclopedia of Agriculture," by Wilcox, the Foy Elch- e.son family. In memory of Dr. Finley A. Rob r inson—"The Cour.se of an Empire." by De Voto, Mr. and Mrs. F. G. Rcichel; "Pictorial Astronomy," by Alter, Maple Grove Cemetery Association; "Medicine on the March," by Clark, and "Road to Stinte Fe," by Gregg, Mr. and Mrs. Crawford McClue; "Jimmie. DooliUle," by Reynolds, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Perm; "Standard Dictionary of Folklore, Mythology ami Legends," vol. 1, by Leach, Mr. nnd Mrs. Allen Huddlefiton; "Famous Scouts," by Johnson, and "Boy's Life of Edison." by Meadowcroft, Mr. and Mrs. Joe P. Pride, Jr.; "A Dictionary of American Antiques," by Dreppard. Mr. and Mrs. John Miles Miller; "Modern Reader's Chaucer," by Chaucer, Mr, and Mrs, Alvin Huffman, Jr.; "He Lives." b,y Pardue, Mr. and Mrs. Oscar O. Hardaway. In memory of Sherrod Edward Segraves — "Greatest American Short Stories." by Day; Mr. and Mrs. Louis C. McWaters. In memory of Mrs. Mary Seymore —"All in One Oven." by Bean, Mr. and Mrs. E. J. Cure. In memory of Mrs. Willa Ann Travis — "The Story of the Other Wise Man," by Van Dyke, Mr. and Mrs. D. B. Mclllwain; "Mary Lincoln; A Portrait of a Marriage," by Randall, Mr. and Mrs. Hubert Seymore. In memory of Mrs. Lrrm Winters "New Games for Teen Agers," by MacFarlan, Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Friend. Other books: Juvenile — "Biggest Bear," by Ward;" The Cat Who Went to Sen," by Jackson; "Come Play with Donald Duck," by Disney; "Story of the Presidents of the U.S.," by Petersham; "Willie Goes to School," by Vinson. Adults—"Art of Animal Drawing," by Hultgron; "British Authors Before 1800," by KunU; "Catch as Catch Can," by Armstrong; "Case of the Grinning Gorilla," by Gardner; "Deslree," by Selino; "Forest Cavalier," by Williamson: "Hot Rod." by Felsen; "Key Lot," by Philbrook; "Milestone," by Carlson; "Scarlet Royal," by Emery; "Speak Justly of the Dead," by Lorac; and "Whale Mountain." by Moore. Hungarian Reds Order Work Day On Easter Monday BUDAPEST, Hun;nrv (/PI—Easter Monday, a traditional holiday in Hungary, will be an ordinary work day this year, the nation's Communist government has decreed. A communique said the change was made at the request, of "workers of various factories." The day sifter Christmas and Whit Monday —the seventh Monday after Easter —were declared work days last year although they had long been religious holidays. Weather Stations Trap Radioactive Dust from Nevada NEW YORK (/Pi — Weather Bureau stations across the country daily set up "flypaper" apparttui to trap nnd measure electronletlly radioactive dust from the Nevada atomic blasts. However, the New York office of the Atomic Energy Commission laid yesterday, the increase of radioactivity in the air after a nuclear blast Is small and not dangerous. An AEC sokesman said the readings also serve to gather still mor« knowledge on the patterns of dust distribution. The dally radioactivity map, he added, shows that th« movement of dust clouds Is west to east. More than 5000 caves already are known to exist In the United States, but this is estimated to be less than 10 per cent of the total which remains to be discovered. RHEUMATIC ARTHMT1C TKTWS Offered Faster Relief FrM Piw A special Enteric Con tod Tablet. Qwefc. ly entrTH blood stream from intntiov. Will not nuiiBeate. Rcduc« uric »rid, giving quick, longer kating relief to deep. mated pain*. Get gwirafo* A.R. P.in HtfeC Tablets. KIrby Drur Stores 'Ji| f° F |*f| Beauty Backed by Dependability PITTSBURGH A new formula under an old reliable name gives SUN-PROOF House Paint these added qualities: t Resistance to industrial l frtrries and coul snioke! • Self-fleaning propertiet that KEEP YT WHITE! HOUSE PAINT MISSISSIPPI COUNTY LUMBER COMPANY Phone 8151 Fire Destroys Old St. Louis Hotel Building k' ST. LOUIS (IP}— Ninety-five years ago the Pacific Hotel here burned R a cost of 20 lives. The old building, used as a warehouse in recent years, was back in the news Tuesday when it was disclosed it would be torn down to make way for a truck terminal. Yesterday the building was destroyed along with three adjoining buildings, all vacant, in a fire touched off by a spark from a welder's torch. Herbert in Line For Appointment WASHINGTON (/ft— Former Oov. Thomas J. Herbert of Ohio today was reported as President Eisenhower's likely choice for chairman of the Subversive Activities Control Board. Herbert, 58 - year - old Cleveland lawyer, has been backed by Ohio's Republican Senators Taft and Bricker for a federal appointment. If he Is named chairman, Herbert would succeed Peter Campbell Brown, who has been acting chair- Proudly Presented for the HOMES "Wfint Tht Well Dreoed Ht,mt It Wearing" For ... STYLE BEAUTY CHARM COMFORT Slhni KNOP Screen & Awning Co. 633 S.E. Parkway Or. Phone 4233 man since June, 1951. The board, set up under the McCarran Internal Security Act, currently is engaged In determing whether the Communist party in this country is dominated by Russia and whether it should be forced to register and disclose membership lists. Two Arrested Germans Freed KARLSRUHE. Germany (/Pt—Two of seven Germans arrested by British authorities on charges of plotting a Nazi conspiracy against the Bonn government were freed last night by a West German Supreme Court order. Continued imprisonment was ordered for four of the accused. The seventh man, Karl Kaufmann, was released Wednesday because he was too ill to sland trial. The British arrested the Germans in January and handed them over to the German government Wednesday. Those freed yesterday were Dr. Karl ScharphiR and Dr. .Henrich Hafielmeyer, both former Nazi officials. First of the U. 8. Presidents' wives to have a college degree was Lucy Webb Hayes. Youngstown Kitchens 48" Jet- Tower Dishwasher, with full sink facilities. Disposer, rinse spray at extra cost. , . . offer closes May 2, 1953 NEVER WASH DISHES BY HAND AGAIN! Now you can be free of hand dishwashing . . . forever. Youngstown Kitchens Jet-Tower Dishwasher does all your dishes, glasses, silverware — even pots and pans — in jtist 9 3/4 minutes. Swirling jets of booster-heated water, hotter than hands can stand, wash, flush and rinse them ... hygienical!}' clean, sparkling-bright! No other method hand or machine — can wash dishes so clean, so fast! HALSELL & WHITE M6in & Division FURNITURE CO. Phon« 6096 E LOWERS PRICES! Dodge Sales are Currently Up 50%. Price Controls Are Off. Strong Public Demand for the '53 Dodge and Availability of Materials Permit Increased Production. Dodge Passes the Savings on to YOU NOW with Across-the-Board Price Reductions of *60.60 to $201.80 Coronet V-Elght 4-Door Sedan ....... 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