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BLYTHEVILLE COURIER NEWS THE DOMINANT NEWBPA«« 0» KORTHEAgT. ARKANSAS AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI VOL. LI— NO. 263 Blytheville Courier, BlythevlU* Dally Newt Mississippi Valley Leirier Blythevllle Herald ' BLYTHEVILLE, ARKANSAS, SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 1956 EIGHT PAGES Published Daily Except Sunday SINGLE COPY FIVE CENTS Passive Plan Of Protest Next For Ne By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ' A nationwide' passive resistance movement featuring work stoppages and mass fastings by the.nation's Negroes today appeared a possibility if the lengthy Alabama ..racial crisis is not resolved in a~short time. President s Mind Now Made Up? All Evidence Indicates He Has Decided By MARVIN L. ARROWSMITH THOMASVILLE, Ga. (AP) — President Eisenhower ends a south Georgia vacation and flys tack to Washington today — quite likely with his mind made up whether to seek re -* The first step toward develop, ment of such a program was taken yesterday'when Rep. Adam Clay;on Powell (D-NY) announced a call for a one-hour mass work stoppage by every Negro in the nation election. The party returning includes Mrs. Eisenhower and her mother, Mrs. John. S. Doud of Denver, and the Eisenhowers' hosts here since Feb. 15, Secretary of the Treasury and Mrs. Humphrey. There has been no hint from the President whether he will bid for a. second term. No hint, for thai matter, whether he had reached a decision. - ,' Has Decided But he has indicated he will an: nounce his plans about March 1 so the general impression is tha' he probably has decided on his course. He niay disclose his decision at a. news conference tentatively scheduled for Wednesday but ^there ? is ".nothing" definite as'to timing. ^ One thing Eisenhower has done here-he'has subjected his physi cal stamina to a rigorous test. He 'has engaged In by far the mosi outdoor activity since His heart at tack Sept, 24 in Denver. Eisenhower returned to the White house Jan.. 9 after a two-week rest in Florida and said he was ready to resume" the full duties of the presidency." Testing: He spent the next five weeks in Washington giving himself .an idea of the impac» of official business. Then 11 days ago he traveled to Thomasville and engaged mostly In testing his physical endurance. He hunted seven or eight times for quail and wild turkey, spending from : two to nine hours in the March 28 in support of the boycott at Montgomery, Ala. Agree on Prayer bus Tornadoes Miss State; Wind Damage Minor By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Violent winds sniped at cities and towns throughout Arkansas in the predawn hours today, but a tornado warning ended with only minor damage reported. sui rounding it apparently was the blown down. One of them housed A tornado 'alert for the eastern half of the state was canceled at 5:30 a.m. by the U. S. Weather Bureau at Little Bock. The Warning, ssued an hour and a half earlier, was an extension of an alert for south Arkansas from midnight until 4 a.m. ' No More Seen At 5:30 a.m., the Weather Bureau airi r»nly the flat, MlSSlSSlppl Delta area bounded by McGehee, Arkansas City and Dermott still was threatened, but that alert expired ai 7:30 a.m. with no further wind storms reported. High winds whipped Walnut fields, each day he chose that act- ivltity. Yesterday It was nine hours with time out for a lunch outdoors. He and Humphrey each brough down 12 quail, the legal daily limit. A week ago yesterday he played his first round of golf, nine holes, since his illness. Subsequently he played two 18-hole rounds. After the second such round he hunted two hours, then stayed up playng bridge until a half hour past midnight. His personal physician, Ma], Gen. Howard M. Snyder, said in Thomasvllle yesterday that Eisen- hoewr "might be safer" from v health standpoint in serving a second term than he was before his heart attack. Powell said Negro leaders meeting at the New York church where he is pastor agreed on the day of prayer March 28 which will be climaxed by a brief work stoppage Members of all races and faiths were urged to join with the Negn demonstrators. The Negro pastpr said it would be designated "National Dellverancr Day of Prayer," with no Negro o any age attending school or work ing between 2 and 3 p.m. A spokesman said this might be a forerunner to a possible "Nation al Mahatma Gandhi-type move ment." The late Indian lea'der made famous a passive resistance pro gram of fasting and nonviolent op position to British rule. Walkers While plans for the work stop page were being made in New York Negroes walked the streets of Mont gomery in a mass 24-hour pilgrim age to prove their willingness ti walk if necessary to carry on their ll-week*old boycott in protest against segregation on city buses. Ninety of. them walked to the courthouse in Montgomery for arraignment on antiboycott indictments returned by a grand jury Tuesday. All pleaded innocent and their trials were set to start March 19. A court officer said 10 more warrants were outstanding. This brings'the number of defendants to •100. • • .- V • • :. .. Commission Planned . Defense attorneys filed demurrers contesting the indictments which charged violation of Alabama's =-l*w- against ~5'iUegSl?'vboyB 1 Dotting; Maximum penalty under the' law Is six months in jail and a $1,000 fine. Circuit Judge Eugene Carter withheld a ruling on the demurrers which said, in effect, that the state has failed to make out, a case even if the facts alleged in the indictments are true. At the State Capitol. Gov. James E. Folsom of Alabama won support from about 75 newspaper editors and publishers and radio and television broadcasters for a proposed biracial commission to settle differences between the white and Negro races. Afterwards Folsom said: "Anybody . with any sense knows that Negro children and white children are not going to school together in Alabama any time in the near future ... in fact not in a long time." Ridge, Marianna, Jonesboro,' Paragould and east and Corning in northeast Arkansas. In the central sections, Little Rock, Russellville, Morrilton and Conway were .hit. High winds also were reported at Crossett in southeast Arkansas. There were no reported injuries and damage apepared to be negligible. Truck Moved Walnut Ridge and the rural area * * hardest hit. State Trooper Bill Miller reported that the winds blew a pickup truck and the house trailer it was towing off 0. S. Highway 63 two miles east of Hoxie. The driver, and only person In either vehicle, escaped unhurt, said Miller, but the truck and trailer were demolished.' Miller said he had made a patrol ol the outlying area, and could not determine any serious damage. In Walnut Ridge, the winds tore some roof and porches off cabins of Neeches Motel, demolished a small shed, felled trees throughout the city and knocked out electric power to the city for a 2-hour period No Injuries Policeman Lawrence Porrell said there were no injuries,. and the city apparently escaped serious damage. "The wind just hit and then in two minutes it was gone," he said. At least two buildings in the business section of Corning were * * trees, by a small shop. Winds at Kussellville unroofed a large supermarket, overturned a poultry house and demolished a garage, as well as uprooting trees. ; At Conway, the winds smashed plate glass windows in downtown stores and knocked down One house was damaged falling tr°°, h'l^ nn nr "> **"** ^ nrt — • A reporied tornado west of Conway sent officers to the scene, but they reported the only evidence of a storm was several downed trees. The winds at Crossett disrupted power service for about 40 minutes, but no serious damage was reported. The Weather Bureau said the winds which buffeted Little Rock reached a peak of 65 miles an hour However, there were no damages reported to police with the exception of a broken plate glass window at North Little Rock. Officers reported some trees down, and many big limbs were stripped from trees. * * Senator Asks Showdown On Farm Bill Vote Twister in Illinois Claims Lives of Six ST LOUIS (AP) — A tornado slashed across St. Clair County in nearby squthern Illinois early today, leaving at least six dead on its path of wreckage, Three of the dead were m Summerfield, a town of 500 persons 35 miles east of here where the storm hit the hardest. First, hit was Millstadt, 111., 15 * — ; ~~~ Control-Is Sought On Primaries, Too By EDWIN B. HAAKINSON WASHINGTON (AP) — Annoyed at the "apparent lack of Senate interest in debate on the omnibus farm bill, Sen. Ellender (D-La) said today he wijl seek a showdown Monday on a time for voting. . . . . , .. Ellender, chairman of the Senate Agriculture Committee, said in an interview that if a limit is agreed on, a final vote may come by the end of next week. He said he would take up the matter with Democratic and Republican leaders Monday. _ miles south of here along the Mississippi River. The storm wrecked houses from there up to the East St. Louis suburb of Center- vllle Station where a 4-year-old boy perished. Two .unidentified dead were found near Milltsadt. Some Missing Sevehal. person were reported missing in Summeriield.where rescue workers were delayed because the two Fire Department search- Ilghts-'a-vallablcr were;1ioir powerful enough to search the wreckage. Sam Baer, chief of the Volunteer Fire Department at Summerfield, said the storm came from the southwest. 'I thought it was just a train," Baer said. The Baltimore.and Ohio Railroad In " Municipal Court Arthur pickens was fined 410 in Municipal Court today on a charge of running a r«d light at Ash and Division streets. Arthur D. Vallier forfeited flO bond on a speeding charge. Weather ARKANSAS: Partly cloudy and colder this afternoon and tonight. Sunday partly cloudy and cool. MISSOURI: Clearing and cool this afternoon with diminishing winds; generally lair tonight and Sunday; colder southeast and extreme east tonight; a little warmer Sunday; U>* tonight In the middle or upper -10i; hlfh sunday 40 to near SO. Minimum tnti mornlnr— «. ;:.'.::;mum ywterdfty— 71. SuiulM M boon (t tM. M 7 *?r«iputtK» in. \ to «»*»—u,n. TMr Date Uit YMF .. Minimum this moralai-10. Js*. 1 to *«U-».«». Union Will Quit Mass Picketing FARMINGDALE, N. y. ifl—The International Assn. of Machinists says it will bow to a court order anu abandon mass, "human wall" picketing at the strikebound Re- jublic Aviation Corp. State Supreme Court Justice Edgar J. Nathan Jr., granted the :ompany an injunction yesterday in.iting pickets and forbidding :he,m to Interfere with nonstrikers. More than 120 persons have been arrested and more than 40 Injured lr week-long skirmishing at Republic's main jet plane and guided missile plant here and three smaller ones on Loqg Island. Doll Sheds Jorge RENO. Nev. W—Jorge Eduardo Guinle, member of one of Brazil's wealthiest families, was divorced yesterday by the former New York model Dolores Sherwood on charge of ."physical cruelty." District Judge Grant L. Bowen granted the decree and an undisclosed settlement to Mrs. Guinle a slender .attractive brunette who established residence here with her son, Jorge Jr. The Guinles were married in Los Angeles in 1944. ' the Guinle family own hotel, in Brazil and holds a lease on the docks at Santos ,a big coffee port ,By JACK BELL WASHINGTON (AP) r- Sen: Mundt (R-SD) proposed today a compromise under which he said an "honest elections" bill being drafted by senate leaders might indirectly cover primary voting. Dalies Is Confident U. S. Can Beat Reds In Cold War Games By JOHN M. HIGHTOWER WASHINGTON (AP)'— Secretary of State Dulles appeared confident today the United States and its allies can defeat Russia's'new "united front" strategy of world conquest with little change in their own activities. Others disagreed. Dulles told the Senate Foreign;, — Relations Committee yesterday Russia's post-Stalin leaders are & Hls JJlan,. would. require candi;*— - flateS'-'fornsenaHT antf tioatiTsiif /; M dates to, file in Washington duplicates of accounting, of expenditures and contributions required under state laws. , Colaboratniff Sen. Lyndon B. Johnson of Te*as, the Democratic leader, announced yesterday he was cooper- Ganz, about 60, was found in a field 50 feet from his demolished house. The other -victim at Summerfield was identified as Lizzie Krummery, who was in her 80s. Ten persons were reported injured seriously. Fire House Destroyed Fifteen houses and the town's fire station with its emergency equipment, were destroyed. Damage to other houses varied. Summerfield was cut off from outside communication by the tomato and the power was off. After leaving Summerfield, the storm swung to the east and scat, tered tangled wires and debris along five miles of-U. S. Highway 50. The storm next hit Trenton, a town of 1,500, five miles east of Summerfield. There damage was heavy, but no deaths were reported. The boy killed just south of East St. 'Louis, 111., was Wlllard Holloway Jr. His .parents and sister Sharon. 2, were injured when their house fell apart. ... Airmen Active Most of the residents of Summerfield were asleep when the tornado hit shortly atfer 2 a. m. EST. Rescue workers poured into the storm area from nearby towns. A crew of 30 airmen with suplies went to Summerfield. from nearby Scott Air Force Base at Belleville, 111. Police set up road blocks to try to keep spectators from hamper ing resuce work . The tornaao swept scross about four city 'blocks on .the west enc of Belleville, a town .of 32,000. Police there said several homes were damaged, but no injuries were reported. But because southern senators have blocked a.ilmilar. bill by Sen. Hennings (D-Mo) which covers primaries as well as general elections, Johnson'said the, bipartisan measure would not cover prlmar- ;s . Mundt said he recognizes that opponents, are likely to block any bill which would extend federal election" controls into the primary field. So he said he was taking an indirect approach in his proposed amendment, now being drafted. Strong Deterrent Mundt said the mere .requirement that candidates ' file duplicates of their state reports with Congress would act as a strong deterrent to execesslve contributions and expenditures. "There are a lot of state laws that are considerably tougher than the federal statutes," he said. "My amendemeht would get into the primary Netf's Partner Is Called On To Testify WASHINGTON HP)—Sen. George (D-Qa) said today he has sub- poaened another Nebraska lawyer and a batch of documents in the Senate investigation of a $2,500 campaign fund offer which Sen. Case (R-SD) has rejected. Committee sources named the man as Paul Gerdes, who is associated with John M. Neff in tew practice in Lexington, Neb. Neff is the attorney-lobbyist who tried to contribute 25 $100 bills to Cage's election campaign fund during debate on the natural gas bill. George > gave no details either on the documents or on the type of information sought from Gerdes. George said both Neff and Gerdes will be questioned at a resumption of public hearings Tuesday before a special four man committee the Senate created with George as chairman to investigate whether the- offer was intended to influence Case's vote on the gas bill. Neff already has testified there were "no strings attached" to the money 1 which, he said, came in- scrapping 30 years of Soviet policy based on violence and intolerance in trying to devise new. plans because their old programs "have failed." "Little Progress" He declared they have made "very little progress" in their attempts to take over the World and he said their new new efforts to employ economic aid and similar measures to penetrate foreign countries mean they are "playing our game." "We can beat them at that game," he confidently decalred.- In the course of the 3% -hour session, Sens. Mansfield (D-Moritl, Barkley (D-Ky)and Humphrey (D- Minn) took issue with Dulles' assertions of confidence, and. Sen. • Morss .-'-(B'Ore)* 1 ing ''concluded that "I don't : sHare that optimism ' at all." Ask Change Humphrey and Sen.i Sparkman (D-Ala) called today for a change in U. ' S. policies to meet the Soviet maneuver. Humphrey said Russia's change of policy "is a clear indication we should change ours. ' Sparkman called it "tragic" that, as .he put it, 'we haven't- shown sufficient change to meet these developments." On the GOP side, Sen. Aiken (R- Vt) said the Democrats ..tried without success 'to find a weakness In Dulles' policies and in Dulles." And Sen. Saltonstal! (R-Mass) said Dulles' testimony made sense." Politics Aiken said he saw a tinge of politics in the questioning" of Dulles by the Democrats and added: The only thing some of our statesmen have in common with George et." Washington is the hatch- The committee hearing dealt almost entirely with Russia's new strategy and with the Middle Eeast -crisis. It was called primarily to go into the sale of 18 tanks to Saudi Arabia, last week's brief embargo on arms shipments to the Middle East, and the refusal so far to sell 50 million dollars worth of arms to argued repeatedly that situat^ wi^uT rnposW directly from Howard B. Kect president of the Superior Oil Co. of California through another lawyer, Elmer Patman. Keck and Patman also have denied there was any intent to bribe Case. - any direct federal controls. "In my opinion it is just as important—and more so in one-party states—to be .on guard in the primaries as it is in the fall elections." ; Exemption Johnson, said he expects a special bipartisan committee of eight, named by the'Senate to investigate -political contributions, influ-| LONDON Ufl — Rescue planes ence and lobbying, will have some j shepherded a. crippled U. S. Air concrete recommendation before | Force Giobemaster to a safe landing In Iceland today, after two dead_ engines: nearly forced her pilot to Air Force Plane Limps to Port Congress acts finally on the elections bill. . As he outlined the leadership bill it would provide for a federal tax exemption for up to $100 in political, contributions, permit television »nd radio networks to give equal, free time to major parties set up what he called "gold fish bowl" requirements for reporting contributions and expenditures, and in crease present limits on campaign spending. ditch in the Atlantic. The O. S. Air Force reported that all 16 airmen aboard were safe as the Big four-epglned transport landed at the Air Force Base at Kefla- vik.- . . The plane was en route from Goose Bay| Labrador, to Prestwick, Scotland,.-when the engines began failing about 600 miles west of Iceland. A Little Late, But Santa Arrives in Yuba City By, WAYNE HAUEKT YUBA CITY, Calif. (AP) Two Santas are here today to give the children of this flood- ravaged town some of the belated cheer, and presents, they missed when they had tt) flee the day before Christmas. About 1:90 a.m. on Dec, M a JFeiitner River levee,broke at nearby Shamhai Bead, lettim In a wall of. water which smashed hundreds of houses and flooded almost the I mobiles silted over their tops. Sixteen thousand acres of farm land south of town are still Inundated. Arrive at Carnival, i' 'Santa Glaus rudely'awakened," headlined the town weekly as the two jolly fellows In red arrived yesterday, to start the gift-glvlnf at a carnival on the Main St. One asked which of the squealing children bad-been good and which hnd been little monsters. But tt was Oov, Goodwin J. Knight who got the grMtmt sp- plsuse. That was when he told th* several IhoitMind people lathered entire town of 1J.OOO. . . _ There wasn't milch warning *nd In the cool spring sunshine tne when the wattrs finally went down state musfbulld « gl«nt dam on » AM* w»r» MM, MOM * tut* I tte rlvtr ti MBttol flitun Onto. A million-dollar patch more than a mile long has been made in the levee but the river still curls darkly by. Loudspeaker!' blared Christmas carols, along: with a tune called "Retndur Rock" n the kids rode free on the ttrrls wheel. Sixteen j«tsr roared overhead. Entertainment 'from Hollywood w«s promised for today, wlth : three tons of toys being handed-out. Blossoming almond trtcs dot tha city, softening tht vistas of houses still torn open, some of them buck on'their foundations, others lying «•< the wnt«r lef' fiem. Toy Drive stathtutt and beds an ttUl lyU* about. On one roof is s giant toy panda. Across the street a mama doll lies, broken in a bed of rubbish. Christmas In February was Inspired' by the Ingle wood. Calif., Lions Club, which first started a toy: drive."Then the local Lions and almost everyone else in town took It up, The toys eventually came from •s tar away as New York City, Chicago, ieattl«, Vancouver, B. C. snd Santa Barbara, •II Is unbelievable," said Mryor Olcnn Oauche, "that people will st'.ll remember a YUba City Christ- Israel. Dulles through he understood Israeli fears of Egypt's growing power, the security of Israel cannot be assured by Its engaging In an arms race with the Arab bloc. Couldn't Win Israel,' 'he said, due to its mud smaller siie and population, coulc not win an arms race against Arabs having access to Soviet block stocks." The answer for Israel, Dulles said lies in the protection of the TJ. N which was instrumental in creating the country and in the assurances of the United States, Britain an( France that they will act against aggression by either side. TJ. S. policy, Dulles said, is to be a 'friend oJ both the Israelis and the Arabs." He said the United States Is concentrating on an Arab-Israeli peace settlement as the oply hope o peace and prosperity in the Middle East. He said he thinks war can be avoided there but conceded there is "some danger" it may break out. Arms Embargo Still Mystery Who Ordered Shipment of 18 Tanks Stopped? WASHINGTONIfl—Testimony by Undersecretary of State Herberl Hoover Jr. left unexplained today details of last week's midnight decision, to embargo arms. shipments to the Middle East. The order suspended temporarily the delivery o! 18 tanks to Baud A-raHa;-butvthe.:sh!pnWnt;.was,7: 1 al lowed to proceed when"- the. _ ban was lifted 43 hours later .Hoover was questioned about It yesterday by the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Key Question The key question which had been kicking around Washington since the embargo was imposec was, who Initiated the action. There had been reports in the State Department that the initia step was 'taken by White House Press Secretary James C. Hagerty at President Eisenhower's vaca tlon headquarters at Thomasville Ga. It was understood on gooi' authority that following disclosuri of the tank shipment Hagerty hac telephoned Hoover and suggestei stopping it While the Whole issue was re-axamined. "Not Accurate" • These reports were coupled with speculation inside the tiepartmen that much of the pressure aros from American backers of Israel Hoover was asked point blanl by Sen. Fulbright (D-Ark.) durini the committee hearing whether i was true that Hagerty had playe an influential part in making th decision and that Hoover had re ststed the embargo idea but f: nally "gave in." Hoover declared that accoun Was "not accurate" and addec "the suspension of arms ship menls) .was entirely my decision. However, Hoover would not dis cuss his telephone conversatio with Hngerty or even confirm fo the committee that he had bee in contact with him. He told th committee he 'shouldn't discuss his relations with officials with! the executive branch of the gover nment. Today Is Deadline For School Elections Today was the deadline ror filin for- Mississippi County school di trict elections. List of candidates for schoi board members will be announce Monday by John Mays, county sup ervisor of schools. 'Our committee has worked vertime hours to get this ready or the Senate," he said. "So far ire have had less than a dozen sen- tors listening to most of the de- ate." Sen. Aiken (B-Vt), senior GOP nember of the committee, agreed hat a final vote next week is pos- ible. • "Bank" Is In Although the bill involves » hot tattle for farm belt votes this ;ampaign year, the Senate ran ut of speakers late yesterday and uit until Monday. So far there has b^en little. dis« jute over the soil bank proposal ' o pay farmers up to $1,100,000.009 o take cropland out of production or the next few years. The major battle-looms over ef- orts of some farm state senators o junk the administration's flexi- jle price support program mad* aw in 1954, and return to the high- rigid support levels for basic crops which had been in effect most of the time since the starfc of World War n. Aiken, making the first major speech for opponents of the rigid supports yesterday, said they 'never have brought prosperity to the American farmer and never will." Sees War ai Cauu It was the wartime demand for agricultural products, rather than the support levels, which kept prices up during much of that period he said. The Agriculture CoSMntttee, by an 8-7 vote, asked restoration of the high levels suports as part'.of Uusjiew soil ..bank plan, contending , the action 'Is"needed to' give~"mi- mediate relief to farmers squeezed between falling prices and, higher costs. Sen. Kuchel (B-Calif) said In an interview he would vote against the rigid- suports. He called them wartime measure that had piled up "multi-billion-dollar government owned surpluses that are bad for both farmers and city dwellers." "Few Benefits" Except for cotton, the California senator said the farm suports provided few benefits in his, state, 'and most, California cotton has been sold on thR open market rather than going into government stocks." Sen. Anderson (D-NM), a former secretary, of agriculture, indicated that he again will suport the flexible price system. Anderson placed in the record yesterday a series of charts of prices and production of basic crops. He said he would use them later in a speech to indicate, he said, that rigid wartime supports had piled up surpluses without maintaining price levels . Young to Head Colored RC Fund Ira Young, Harrison High School football and basketball coach has been named to head the Red Cross fund drive in the city's colored division. Announcement of the appointment was made today by C. C. Czeschin, general Red Cross fund chairman for Blytheville. The campaign opens March 1. Plane Hit by Lightning DAMASCUS, Syria (/P)—Airport officials said today the Syrian Airways Dakota which exploded m flight yesterday, killing 19, was struck by lightning. The twin-engine plane crashed about 15 miles fro mALeppo. It was eh rout to Damascus. The pilot was Greek. The other two crewmen and 16 passengers were Syrians. Dr. B. E. Roberts Dies in Memphis Dr. B. E. Roberts, Negro physician who came to Blytheville In 1919, died in » Memphis hospital last night. He w»i one of Blytheville's most prominent Negro cltittns. A 1910'graduate of Meharry Medr leal College, Nashville, Tenn., he practiced in.LaOrangt, Tenn., before coming here. Last year, he received »n award from the National Medical A«soci- atlon In recognition of his long 5-rvlce In this area. "e leaves his wife, Unetta Rob" tn Severe Grace Will Grace New Postage Stamp in Monaco MONTE CARLO, Monaco (ff) — Prince Rainier III has selected the photograph of his bride-to-be that, will appear on a commemorative stamp of the wedding, It is a portrait no studio publicity agent would have selected. It shows act«ss Grace Kelly bare-shouldered and unsmiling with hair severely swept back and a look of regal severity on her face. The portrait makes Monacans happy, however. The stamp-makers had complained previous studio photos were loo "smiling." The photo arrived some time ago from the' prince, who had many taken to be used on the stamp, wedding Dictum, medallion* MM other such items. The stamp itself is expected to bring a tidy bit of revenue to the little protectorate. It will be sold publicly only on the day of the wedding and before that to collectors who apply for it. The engraver Jules Plel of Prance, has also done portraits of Queen Elizabeth for British stamps. The wedding commemorative samp has a portrait of Miss KeUy on one side and tho Prince on the other. He li wearing the sashed un. colonel of Mi tiny Between the portraits Is • crown Korm of i DCVWCCU Wit H"' ««"••" ' _,„ j and the entwined letters « »™» The stamp will be issude In from ont » *" "G. denominations

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