The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on February 20, 1956 · Page 5
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MOHDAT, FEBRUARY K>, 'BLYTHEVILLK (ARK.) COURIER NEWS PAGEITVB Middle East Tank Shipment Poses Touchy Questions Commodity And Stock Markets- New York Cotton Mar 3571 3577 3576 357 May 3523 3529 3523 352; July 3390 3405 3390 339: Oct 3212 3224 3212 321« New Orleans Cotton Mar 3573 3575 3573 357; May 3524 3530 3524 352; July 3394 3406 3394 339! Oct 3217 3226 3217 321! Chicago Wheat Mar .... 218 219 1 / s 217% May .... 214% 215% 214% 219 y 215% Chicago Corn Mar .... 130% 130% '130% 130% May 134'/ 2 134% 134% li Chicago Soybeans Mar .,.. 255 256 253% 255'/ 2 Mny .... 258 260% 25T/ 2 259>/ 2 July .... 260% 263% 260 262% Sept .... 244V4 241 244% 246% New. York Stocks A T and T 183 3-' Amer Tobacco . Tl 1-< Anaconda Copper 71 3-4 Beth Steel 151 Chrysler 73 Coca-Cola 124 1 Gen Electric . 57 .!• Gen Motors 44 Montgomery Ward 88 3' N Y Central 42 1-4 Republic Steel 457-8 Radio, 43 3- Socony Vacuum 68 Standard of N J 152 1-4 Texas Corp 120 Sears 32 7-i U S Steel 55 Livestock NATIONAL STOCKYARDS, 111 Wl— (USDA)—Hogs 17,500; moder ately active; uneven on 180 Ib up with majority 50-75 lower'although some weights above 240 Ib not more than 25 under price; aboul 250 head mostly U, S. No 1 grade 200-225 Ib weights 12.75 and few hundred similar weights carrying mostly U. S. No 2 with some U. S No 1 grade 12.50; majority 180-230 Ib 12.00-35 comprising mixed 0.S Nos 1, 2 and 3 grade offerings; few 240-260 Mb 11.75-12.25 running mainly U. S. Nos 2 and 3; 170 Ib down 25-75 lower; maximum loss on under 140 Ib averages; mosl 140-170 Ib 10.25-11.50; 100-130 Ib 7.25-9.50; sows steady to 25 lower; under 400 Ib 10.50-11.00; 400 Ib up 9.50-10.50; boars 6.25-7.50. Cattle 7,200, calves 700; weak to lower undertone on steers and all cows and heifers but not enough done to definitely establish trend; some opening sales steers fully 25 or more under late preceding week; bulls, vealers and calves steady; several loads choice steers 18.00-50, some of which compare with 19.00 steers early last week; no high choice or prime cattle sold; early sales utility and commercial cows 11.00-12.25; canners and cutters 8.50-11.00; utility and commercial bulls 12.50-14.50; Gunners and cutters 10.00-12.00; good heavy fat bulls 11.50-12.00; few- high choice and prime vealers 26.00-29.00; bulk good and choice 18.00-25.00; utility and commercial 14.00-18.00; culls 8.00-12.00. Wardell Man Files for Coroner CARTJTHERSVILLE-Jimmy Osburn, Wardell undertaker, has filed for county coroner in the Pemiscot County Democratic primary election set for August. John German, who now holds the office, has flled for re-election. German lives In Hayti. Revival to Resume Tomorrow Night Revival services at Full oospel Tabernacle will resume tomorrow night at 7:30. The services, which have been in progress, will not be held tonight. Read Courier News Classified Ads. •£• Don't just talk about your symptoms—do something to get back on the Road to Recovery. The first step is to go and have a talk with your Doctor, Get his diagnosis—and bring his prescription! to this Kiliallt professional pharmacy for prompt, precise compounding. Woods Drug Store Phon« POplar 3-4507 (Continued from Page 1} which Saudi Arabia reportedly paic more than two million dollars. I said it had been decided their shipment, and that of some repair parts to Israel, would conform with U.S. policy for "the maintenance of peace and stability in the area. In New York, there were two incidents connected with the tank shipment. Area Picketed Pro-Israel groups picketed the area of Pier 29 in Brooklyn, urging longshoremen not to load the tanks aboard the SS James Monroe, due to sail for Saudi Arabia today. Thei joading continued,without interruption, however, and the Zionist youth groups called off their demonstration, hi which they sang Israeli songs and shouted, "Stop helping the Reds." Then after the ship was loaded, demand by crew members for hazard bonuses threatened for a time to delay sailing of the freighter. A petition reportedly signed by 30 of the 33 crew members was said to have demanded bonus pay'of 75 per cent similar to that paid in wartime. Port Capt. R. H. Bennett said the matter was resolved by giving each seaman an insurance policy of approximately $5,000 to cover him -in the event the vessel encounters trouble over the tanks. Sen. George told a reporter the tank shipment had to go through since, he said, the U.S. government "has to live up to its agreements.'' But he deplored the timing as "most unfortunate" and 1 ' said he wanted to hear a full explanation. "Fuel to Fire" ' Sen. Kefauver CD-Tenn), campaigning in Minnesota for his party's presidential nomination, :ermed the whole Incident un- 'ortunate and added: "The Communists have started an arms race :n the Middle East and this adds fuel to the fire. Adlai E. Stevenson, another candidate for the Democratic pres- dential nomination, said in a statement issued from his home at Libertyville, HI.: "While I do not enow what our government is dong, I assume that it is not unmind- T ul of Israel's peril and is actively seeking peaceful solutions of the mounting tension." The State Department statement on the embargo said 150 million dollars in requests for arms had come in from Middle East coun- ;ries during the past year. It said .6 million dollars worth, including Saudi Arabia's tanks, had been approved since August. In effect, it acknowledged that one. factor in the picture is the J.S. Air Force base at Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. A-1951 agreement governing American use of tfie >ase Is due to expire this summer There is provision for a five-year •enewal. CAMPAIGN (Continued from Page 1) partment. it reportedly was expanding its inquiry to look into another $2,500 Neff contributed to the Nebraska Republican committee last October. President Eisenhower, in veto Ing the gas bill last Friday, denounced "highly questionable activities" In behalf of the measure by persons he described as apparently representing "only a very small segment of a great and vital industry." Laying: Ground Work While George said he hoped the this week, the Elections subcom- special committee could turn in a report on its investigation later this week, the Elections subcommittee was just laying the groundwork for a broad-scale inquiry. Gore said he would submit a proposed budget to this fellow subcommittee members, Senators Mansfield (D-Mont) and Curtis (R-Neb), and also hoped to be able to recommend a chief counsel. Sen. Knowland (R-Calif), minority leader, indicated in a weekend interview that the Elections subcommittee may run into difficulty in obtaining funds from the Senate for its inquiry. "Until the Senate itself determines what procedure shall be fol lowed," Knowland said, "I don't think any three-man subcommittee can take jurisdiction it the Senate has a different viewpoint." Knowland said the Senate may want to create a new and larger bipartisan committee—with equal numbers of Democrats and Republicans—to conduct the investigation. Driver Accused After Collision A driver was cited with drunk driving in one of five car accidents cited by police over the weekend. He was George Bodie, of Armorel, whose truck hit a car Sunday driven by W. J. Pruitt, of 107 BraWley St. Pruitt's car was damaged along the left side in the accident occurring at 706 E. Main. Other collisions reported were: At 12th and Chickasawba, cars driven by Margaret Tolliver and Willie Griffiths collided. Minor damage was reported. In the 1500 block on Chickasawba, Martha Huddleston was backing her car out of a driveway and was struck by a car driven by Charles Duncan, Officers Probe Burglaries In Pemiscot CARUTHERSVILLE —Investigation is continuing In a series of burglaries in Pemiscot County recently. The culprits were described by sheriff's deputies as "professionals experienced in doing rip jobs on safes." Slightly more than $300 was taken from the safe at Earls Webb Tractor - Co. at Hayti. Entrance was gained through a window. A large quantity of whiskey and a case of gin was taken from .Lloyd Booker's liquor store at 'Holland. Some 200 pints, 27 quarts and 60 half-pints were ' reported missing. Eighteen fifths of whiskey were stolen from Rickman's Saloon at Steele. A safe was broken into at the Hayti V. F. W. Hut. However, it contained nothing of value. Nothing was reported missing after burglars entered Club Zanza of Hayti and the Hayti Kroger store. Memphis School May Admit Girls Of Tri-States Lausanne School for Girls, a nonprofit Memphis-preparatory school. Is considering instituting t board- Ing school department as a service to tri-states residents: The school was founded In 1926 and has been operating only as a day school. However, the board of directors is now entertaining a plan to include a boarding department for j high school-age girls. Persons interested may contact the school regarding this potential department. SOYBEANS (Continued from Page 1) branch in Chicago, strongly hinted to the fact that increased protests from Japan—the number one bean export market—might bring action against the Ogden, "It is Important to all bean growers—and especially you growers in this area where you are near water transportation, so essential to export—that we keep the Japanese satisfied with our product. "Not only from the point of view of the 20 million bushels they are now importing, but also from the standpoint that Japan represents this much larger market in the future, potential of which will be realized when the Japanese have more dollars to spend for our beans," Strayer said. Competition Manchuria, he said, is particularly interested in getting a larger share of the Japanese soybean market- last year it sold Japan about three million bushels. But the Japanese have reserva- tions about purchasing anything from Red China and they will string along with us if we'll just give them the service, quality and price which will make us competitive." Strayer saM in order to service this market he is proposing that the government enter into an agreement with tile soybean producers and the Japanese to spend $100,000 on a survey of Japanese market needs. Japan, he said, will put up $10,000, the government will put up 585,000 and the soybean industry in this country is being asked for $5,000. Kurtz told the group that objections to color were heard on every hand in Japan. He was with Strayer in that nation in the fall. Concern Voiced He made no secret of the fact that the USDA is concerned about this situation. Their concern, he said, was not helped in any way when, during the past year, Japanese buyers thought they had made arrangements to guarantee getting a yellow bean, only to find out American shippers had been mixing green ThM Is Poet BOISE, Idaho fcfi — John Zeltne of Nampa Idaho, discovered the hubcaps were missing from his car and found this note, apparently left From Kurtz's remarks, most farmers gathered the USDA is ready to do something about the classification of the Ogden. The session, which began at 10 this morning, was to wind up this afternoon with a panel discussion. by the thief: "Roses are red, "Violets are blue, "Oldsmobiles are nice "And I like your hubcaps, toe." CARTHAGE'S GROWTH Carthage, one of the gre»t«a* cities of the ancient world, reached a peak population of a million inhabitants more than three centuries before the Christian era. 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