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BLYTHEVILLE COURIER NEWS THE DOMINANT NEWSPAPER OP NORTHEAST ARKANSAS AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI VOL. L—NO. 184 BlytheviUe Courier Blytheville Daily News Mississippi Valley Leader BlythevlUe Herald BLYTHEVILLE, ARKANSAS, WEDNESDAY. OCTOBER, 27. 1954 TWELVE PAGES Published Dally Except Sunday SINGLE COPY FIVE CENTS US Protests Indignities' in Moscow Reds Charged With Detaining Embassy Wives WASHINGTON (AP) — Russian secret police illegally detained two U. S. embassy wives in Moscow and subjected them to "personal indignities," the State Department charged last night. The two women went for a morn- Ing stroll Monday, carrying a camera, and landed in the middle of a first-class diplomatic set-to between the United States and Russia, with these results: 1. U. S. Ambassador Charles E. Bohlen presented—and the Soviet Foreign Ministry rejected— a strong protest that the women had been held for some 90 minutes "in violation of generally accepted diplomatic practice that prohibits the detention of persons having recognized diplomatic status." First Secretary Prank Siscoe was sent to the Foreign Office with that oral protest. Soviet Replies 2. The Foreign Office countered with a verbal statement, later put in writing, accusing one of the women—Mrs. Karl E. Sommer- platte—of "hooliganism." a Soviet term for rowdy behavior. Her removal from Russia was demanded. 3. Bohlen returned the Russian note saying: "This version is in such flagrant contradiction of the facts that I am sure thnt after further Investigation the Foreign Ministry will wish to change it." 4. The Soviets again sent their note to the American Embassy, early today, and at the same time formally returned Bohlen's original protest. There were reports in Washington that Bohlen would seek a personal meeting with , Russian Foreign Minister V. M. Molotov to demand full respect for the diplomatic rights of embassy personnel and to seek reversal of the action against Mrs. Sommerplatte. The embassy takes a grave view of the affair, taking the view it strikes at the basic issue of the personal safety of American diplomatic personnel in Russia. No Precedent Diplomats here could recall no precedent for a government dec- larating a diplomat's wife "persona non grata." or personally unacceptable. Mrs. Sommerplatte, 32, is the wife of the embassy's second secretary. The other women involved was identified as the wife of Marine Lt. Col. Houston Stiff, assistant naval attache. Officials in Washington said the hooliganism charge against Mrs. Sommerplatte apparently stemmed from a scuffle that developed when See U.S. on Pasc 12 Know Your Bollot Amendment44Could Mean Six-Year Stint For Next Governor This Is the second in a series on measures which will be voted on at the general election. By LEON' HATCH LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Adoption of proposed constitutional amendment No. 44 at the general election next Tuesday could give Orval Faiibus or Pratt Remmel — depending, of course, on who's elected — a running start toward being a six-year governor. Proposed amendment No. 44 is the one Which says that beginning with the 1956 general election Arkansas governors will be chosen for four year terms. The six-year speculation is based on the assumption that this year's successful candidate Will run again in 1956. If he should be re-elected it would be for a four-year term. But assuming that the proposed amendment is approved Tuesday, whoever's elected in 1956 can't serve for more than four years be- jinning with January, 1957. The proposal specifies that a governor may not succeed himself. Could Come Back However, there's nothing in the measure to prohibit a governor from serving one four-year term and then, after a four-year lapse, becoming governor again. It's been done in other states having provisions similar to the one proposed for Arkansas. The proposal also would prohibit An exception is made In the governor's own behalf — that is he may campaign for himself. Since he can't seek re-election as governor, it would seem that our Hypothetical governor must be a candidate for some other constitutional office. Conviction of violating this section would be punishable by a fine of from 55,000 to $20,000 and by removal from office. No Aid For Party Apparently this provision, If strictly construed, would prohibit a governor from aiding a candidate of his own party. For example, a Democratic governor couldn't make a speech in behalf of a Democratic candidate for attorney general who had Republican opposition. The political situation in Arkan- sa now differs greatly from that which apparently was in prospect when proposed amendment No. 44 The proposal also woura prumuu ••••«• i--.—--- --••— ----- - , the governor from "taking an ae- was referred by the 1953 Legisla- 11 ° . . . ,7, ,, -._ fiii-n trt o nmllilar Vnlp tive part or usin his office" for or against any constitutional officer in .any primary or general Thompson Quits Ward One Race White and Wright Now Remaining Candidates The Rev. Harold C. Thompson today told the Courier News he is withdrawing from the Ward One aldermanic race because of "increased demands made of me in my evangelistic ministerial work." Thus, the Held of candidates in ture to a popular . At the time the legislature authorized a place on the ballot for the proposal, no one seriously expected thnt Gov. Fnmcis Cherry would be defeated for a .seco Chevrolet Unveils Its All New Look Chevrolet unveils Its 1955 automobile tomorrow at Sullivan-Nelson Chevrolet Co., here and a wheels-tip new look is in store for auto fanciers. Complete rcstyling of bodies and Builder Harold the city's first ward is reduced from three to two - Incumbent Jesse White Wright. in ward Mi now holds the post. President Plans Trip To Stir Vote Interest Giles Apparent Apathy Among Nation's Voters WELL-PLANNED RHYTHM — Arcl'itccl V. f. Branson, a grandfather several times over, showed his heels to more 11 y competitors in recent dance contests where lie picked up these two loving cups. He won an Arthur Murray studio jitlerUui; contest in Memphis, moved into regional competition in Btrmtnishiun and came out with a third-place award. He and Mrs. Branson have been Arthur Murray students for several months. (Courier News Photo) Stevenson Hits GOP Record, Campaign NEW YORK (AP) — Adlai E. Stevenson says the Eiscn- •i-y hower administration has demonstrated "mismanagement ._ ... md j amo unting to genius" abroad and "vigorous consistency in term Democratic nomination. I iransfcrring from the many to the few" at home. Following tradition. Cherry L ' dll ="-" fa would have served a second two- year term and then retired. The amendment, if adopted, would have applied first to whoever succeeded him as a result of the 1956 Democratic primaries and general election. N*o Campaign But Faubus beat Cherry for the nomination, and now whoever's elected next Tuesday has a two- year term coming up and a chance two years hence at a second term of four years. That is if the proposed amendment is adopted. There has been no organized campaign either for or against the proposal. There'll undoubtedly be negative votes from some Faubus opponents and perhaps from others not necessarily against Faubus (who don't want to give anyone a ; Nabers, who r^ 01 nt six vears ln the g° vernoi " s "is being op- office. Simplest And Shortest Proposed constitutional amend- it No. 44 is the simplest and . posed by W. Kemper Bruton. O. W. Coppedge is challenging Charles Lipford, Ward Four in- ^ mum, tiu, it 10 mv.- jim^n..,* ....v. cumbent, and Jimmy Lentz is run- 1 shortest of the four measures ning against Rupert Cralton in Ward Three. Bill Steinsiek is seeking the city attorney spot, now held and being sought by Elbert Johnson. Only City Clerk W. I. Malin failed to draw opposition in the municipal elections. Text of Message Here's the text of Mr. Thompson's statement: 'After due and careful consideration, I have decided to withdraw from the aldermanic race in Ward One. "Due to increased demands in my evangelistic ministerial work, my schedule for the coming year which will be on the Tuesday ballot. I Besides the formal introductory matter, the proposal consists ot j three brief sections. ' Section l says that the governor shall serve a four year term and may not succeed himself. "Provided," the section adds, "this amendment shall not apply to the person elected as governor at the general election to be held in 1954," That is another way of saying the amendment, if adopted, won't be effective until the 1956 election. Section 2 is the part which says the governor isn't to take part in will not permit me to give the time "-~ -= - • to office that it would deserve. ! any campaigns except his own. "I wish to thank my friends and! And section 3 is the customary the change most will first notice I supporter, for their efforts in my. repealer of any confhctmg consu- iu the 1055 Chevrolet. Lower, lower | behalf." |tutlonal provisions. lines give it a more sleek appearance- The car reflects the General Motors' "Motorama" trend, which the company has incorporated into oth- ei cars. Roofs are lowered about two and one-half inches while increasing passenger room. First V8 engine in 35 years is being offered in the '55 Chewy, which delivers up to 162 horsepower. Adenauer to Arrive For U. S. Visit Today Higher been won by the car's Blue Flame six, too, with 123 horses available in the manual shift model. The six with Powerglide develops 136 HP. Balloons for children and favors for adults will be available at tomorrow's showing here. , WASHINGTON (AP) — Chancellor Konrad Adenauer o! West 1 Germany arrives in Washington today to talk publicly of how Ger- have i nrhny will use her almost-attained sovereignty and arms - and pri- ' vately of how she hopes to scale the last obstacles to obtaining them. 1 The 1952 Democratic presidential candidate also says the Republicans ore waging a nationwide campaign based on "communism, character assassination, slurs and slanders." "They call it the great crusade." Stcvensou said In addressing a Democratic rally in Brooklyn last night. "But if Thomas Jefferson es- , cape's without being charged with ; uurglary or treachery it will be a wonder." S'ixirn, Dnwey Blamed Stevenson said Vice President Nixon and New York Gov. Thomas E. Dewey are primarily responsible for the type of campaign being conducted by the Republicans, and he added: "I think 1 sueak for all Democrats when I say of this method: We don't like it. we don't want it ami we don't need it. • "So I say that ahusiveness and the corruption of our political coin- am- is a) reason why the Republicans will be defeated this fall. "There is no reason and no excuse lo so poison the wells of the people's judgment that their representatives cannot draw from those wcls. There is no right to sacrifice on the altar of political ambition thai basic harmony bc- Iween Americans which is essential, once the election is over, to the accomplishment of the business of democratic overnment." Stevenson spoke in behalf of the New York stale Democratic candidates — headed by former Mutual Security Administrator Avercll Harriman, Democratic Liberal par- tj candidate for governor against U.S. Sen. Irving M. Ivcs, Republican. Predicting return of control ol both houses of Congress to the Democrats, Stevenson said of the 2(. months of the Eisenhower administralion: "I ... blnme them for the unhappy fact that our prestige and esteem nnd the international respect for the United States has fallen to an .all-time low. Why is it that we have frightened our friends half to death, if not our enemies" with that other Republican miracle lowest farm prices and the highest llvins time." costs—at the same Nasser Escapes Assassin's Shots Moslem Brotherhood Fanatics Arrested In Wide Roundup ALEXANDRIA, Egypt (ff\ — A widespread roundup of Ion tiers of the fnnulicnl Moslem Brotherhood was reported under wny today on (he heels or an apparent as.sa.s.slna- tion attempt against Premier Carnal Abdel Nasser. Eight deliberately spiurnd pistol shots rang out last ni^ht while Nasser addressed ft biff rally celebrating the signing of the British Weather Adenauer and his hosts, President Eisenhower and Secretary of State Dulles, have plenty to talk about in the less than three days allotted tor his Washington visit: 1. The need to have the agreements reached in Paris only four days ago approved by the Western ARKANSAS — Cloudy to partly cloudy and cool scattered thundershowers extreme southeast this afternoon; partly cloudy colder tonight continued cool Thursday; low toniRht mid 30s extreme nonK«est to mid 40s southeast. MISSOURI — Frost warning northwest and extreme north; clearing northwest, cloudy east and south with occasional drizzle of light showers this afternoon; generally fair north and west cloudy with occasional showers southeast tonight. Minimum this morning—60. Maximum yesterday—75. Sunrise tomorrow—fl:17. Sunset today—5:12. Mean temperature (midway between hl'ih and low)—87.5. Precipitation last 24 hours to 7 a.m. —none. Precipitation Jan. 1 to this date — 50.80. Thlf Hale Last Yclr Maximum yesterday—67. Minimum this morning—43. Precipitation January 1 to dat« — M.70. 2. What Russia may do as an ultimate blow at the thing she has fought hardest in Europe—re-creation of a strong, armed, pro-West Germany. Withdrawal of Russian I America's effective military troops from East Germany is a ' possibility—they would not have to parliaments, notably and German. the French DWI Costs $100 Wilburn Doss was fined $100 and cost and sentenced to 24 hours in jail in Municipal Court this morning on a charge of driving while intoxicated. Inside Today's Courier Hews . . . Are Professional Criminals Being Loosed Here? . . . Editorials ... page 6 ... . . . Clarksdale, Chicks' Opponent Friday, Improved After Weak Beginning . . . Tough 19-Game Schedule for Ch-ckasaw Cagerx Announced . . . Sporia . . • pn(E«* 8 and 9 ... . . . Osrcnla News and Feature . . . page 3 ... . . . Man of Lusty Appetite*: Last in a Series on "The Grt»t Mario" . . . page 7 ... Why is it that our voice has sunk to a whisper and our influence to a shadow nt our former .sUturo as the arsenal, the granary and the moral .sanctuary of the free world? "How has the administration contrived to increase the fear of America while steadily reducing go far. Or the Soviets might offer, for a price, some other hig concession on reuniting the two parts of Germany. There could well be talk here of what Adenauer's government and that of the United States might do in such circumstances. Time For Work Adenauer's schedule allows ample time for diplomatic work between the formal entertainments. After going from the airport today to Blair House, home for distinguished guests of the government, he Ls the guest of Secretary and Mrs. Dulles for dinner. By 10 a.m. tomorrow, however, he is due at the State Department for conversations, and he has a half hour rcservec with the president before a White Houssc luncheon. T rest of the afternoon, until an embassy supper begins, is free. On Friday there are more discussions, broken only by a National Press Club luncheon, where he will make a major talk, and by a dinner In honor of Dulles. He goes to New York Saturday morning. strenth? "This is really mismanagement amounting to genius. It's on a par Egyptian on I he Sue/. Cannl Zone, passer was not hurt. He shouted to the .startled crowd that the shots were a "criminal's flUcmpt against my life." Four men arrested as .suspects in the shooting were identified n.s members of the brotherhood, which ins been conducting an underground campaign agnlnst the Suez settlement .which they charpe (foe.s not clear the British completely out of Egypt. Thousand Str;\inl< 1 <! In Cairo, st reel cars ami buses were at a standstill (.hi* morning, apparently as the vosuK of n rlem- on.strat.ion of union workers ;i;/;iin.st the incident. Thousands of persons Kotng to work were stranded. There was no comment from the government nn reports that security police were rounding uu brotherhood members but do/ons persons in the Tmhahti di.stnrrt Cairo, home of one of the four suspects, were taken into custody for questioning. In the incident last night in Alexandria's Liberation Square, nn electric light bulb near thf Premier was shattered by one bullet and two minor officials were cut by flying glass. The 36-year-old Nn.sscr contimifd hi- speech and two hours la tor the Egyptian state broadcasting system rebroadcast the addre.ss. Listeners could hear the shots and Nasser's emotion-packed shouts to the crowd. WASHINGTON f AP) — , r v Ehonhowcr said to- tUiy lie is puzzled by the ap- n:ire n t apathy amon? voters and hopes to do a little stir- rim.; up personally — if he c;m sq'.'.oo'/.e a one-day flying trip into his fight schedule. In his first news conference since AUK. n. Elsenhower said he certainly hopes the American people HIT going to elect a Republican Congress but (hat he was not going predict the outcome of next Tuesday's balloting. Alluding to reports of nn apparent lack of interest among voters, Eisenhower said he would like to dramatize his desire to see everybody vole. And, he said, he Is considering a flying trip Friday which might include stops nt airfields in four cities. Cities Not Named He didnt' mime the cities but there have been reports that OOP ler.ders want him to visit Detroit, Louisville. Minneapolis, Boston Wilmington, Del., and Wntcrloo, Iowa. Eisenhower snld his schedule Is .so light that he could not possibly leave Wnshinton except for one da of campaigning and would not know until later whether it would be possible for him to go ever then. When Elsenhower salt! he was ,,ux/,lcd by the npalhy which seemed to prevail among the people a reporter tusked whether tht« mtghl reflect di-ssatisfaction among the voters with his admlnistrntlon's ncfoi 11 pits [uu cuts. The President replied Unit some people lin'd told him the apathy might be due to nn entirely different reason. One of the reasons he had been given. In: -said, was that the Unilec State.s hud got what It wanted from his administration and the voters are satisfied. This Indlcnt etl, he s;iid, that it might not, b discontent at till but too much sat i.sfuction that was making the vot Answering a wide nmre of other riue.sl.ioiw. Eisenhower said the United States now has bettor rcit son to hope for world peace than it has had in recent yours. He s;d(t too that the country hu.s made the transition from u war I peace economy without a real do presslon—thus echoing a theme re peatedly .sounded by Republican campaigners who have allcrnpte to counter Democratic contentloa that there has been a downturn I i the economy. On this purUcuIar point the President said hLs recent rcpor on a decline in unemployment wn: interpreted by his advisers no merely as a .seasonal upturn bu the rosuR of tin upturn In the entir economy ol the nation. On another subject which ha. ! cnint* into the political c:i I the President snld he Is .. i-onM.itnt reports from officials o the Defcn.se Department on po? siblc; economics in administrative •and logistic fields which could h in fide without hurting the nation'. defenses, Some Democrats have complain eel that budget cuts have reduce< the; country's defenses. Eisenhower defended a recen White House memorandum out lining ways in which Republics senators. House members an other parly officials should he con .sulitd about applicants for federa positions, The object of the order, Eisen hower added, was to get the bea kind of people possible in them government jobs and get the Whit Hou.sc out of the channel of filling them. The President nlso defended th Soviet Atomic Blasts Confirmed by AEC WASHINGTON (AP) — For the first time in over a year, tha U. S. government has reported Russian -Atomic test blasts, thus con- iiiK a Soviet announcement lust month. Dixon-Yiil.es contract for supplyln See EISKNIIOWKR on Page 12 The Atomic Energy Commission >sued n bare-boned statement last tent telling of "a series of clctcma- ons of nuclear explosives in Hoiet territory" starting In mid- eptembcr and "continuing nt In- •rvnls to (he present." The use of the term "series of etonations" sugcstcd to some ob- crvers the possibility that the So- icts may be developing a "family" f nuclear weapons, possibly tn- luding artillery shells. Otherwise, the AEC statement bed little light. It gave no Inkling s to whether the Russians had el off atomic or hydrigen devices. It did say, "these tests have re- ulted in some widespread fall-out f radioactive material, but Uv ignificnnUy In the United States." The commission did not say where n. this country this fall-out was de- ected, Only Hint AEC said nothing about how it ound out for itself nbout the Russian tests, but the reference to the nuclear fall-out may in itself be a int. Not since Aug. 31, 1953, has the AEC formally announced Russian. A-tcst activity. It said then there had been a fission-type explosion on Soviet soil and that the blast "would appear to be part o£ a series." Last Sept. 17, the Soviet Union announced it had exploded "one of type of atomic weapons" with what it called "valuable results." The test "will enable Soviet scientists and engineers to solve successfully problems of defense frofl^ atomic aUnck." The Russians gave no details on where the explosion had been touched off or what type ot weapon was involved About a week later, the Tokyo newspaper Asahi quoted Japanese scientists as saying they had "almost conclusive evidence" that the Russians had triggered an H-bomb on Wrangel Island within the Arctic Circle 500 miles northwest of Nome, Alaska, For Employment, Prosperity 'Necessary Action' Pledged by GOP WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of Labor Mitchell has pledged "any government action necessary" to boost employment and living standards, carrying out the "prosperity without war" theme to which the Republicans have pitched their campaign to win control of the next Congress. • Following President Elsenhow- er's lead, Mitchell told a nationwide television and radio audience lust night that 1854 has been "the most prosperous peacetime year In our history." He lushed out at "politicians try- Ing to get your vote by distorting facts and trying to scare you." He Death by Auto Said Accidental Sheriff Absolves Doctor of Blame In Fatal Mishap The dentil of Ethel Pvivltt, NeRl'O womiin, who died as a result of be- inn Klruck by an automobile Suii- duy nlRht on the Tomato Road near Annorel, was termed as unavoidable accident by Sheriff William Bcrrymnn this morning. After rending of the Incident In Monday's Courier News, Dr. R. Ij. Johnson reported to the sheriff t-hat he had struck an object In the road with his car at Unit locution while hurrying to a patient at Tomato. He thought it was a hog at the lime, he told the sheriff. Sheriff fierryman said' he was convinced that the object wius Ethel Prlvltt and Dr. Johnson should be commended lor corning forward with the Information. Investigation I" the case showed that she hod been drinking prior to the accident, the sheriff said, and a couple o( weeks ago she war found asleep In the road at night by some friends who U>ok her home. Mrs. Powell Is Revenue Aide Mrs. Zoulinc Powell has said that while there was some prosperity during the 20 years of Democratic administrations, "it was built on the suffering and tragedy of two wars." The Elsenhower administration has brought nbout peace and in- cre. islngly prosperous times and is working for further economic Improvement, he said. More Jobs "We are looking forward to morn Jobs, mure production, and a higher standard of living for all Americans." he said. "We Republicans are committed and determined to keep the people of the United States prosperous and lo take any government action necessary to expand employment and have an ever-higher standard of living for all the people of the Unllml States." An Eisenhower economic speech Monday night and Mitchell's follow- up appeared designed as ft one- two coiiinerpunch against frcciuent Democratic campaign claims that the Republican administration has neglected the working men and kept aloof from the jobless problem. Eisenhower said unemployment declined by 400.000 from September to October. The exact figures, as released by the Commerce Department yesterday, showed a 35B.- 000 drop, from 3,090,000 to 2,141,000. . named assistant revenue Inspector of the Blytheville state revenue office, U. W. Mullins. revenue inspector said today. Mrfi. Powell, who has been with the office lour years. Is being re- 1 •••- ----- ',',""" V ".".'„„„, r .j i^ o placed as clerk by Mrs. Frances lhls mon * s " lr °P , «™™ rcA , °° Hyrnan. Appointment of the new l»r«er than usual. The lei a,t- asslstant evenue inspector was ™"t «" d "< e ,f asoni i" y '"™ „„(? made by Vance Seurlock, stale decline normally would be 230,000. Normal Decline A September-October decline in the jobless total is normal, but the Commerce Department said rcyonue Rock. commissioner at Little Faubus Offered 'Reward' for Statement LITTLE ROCK ... for Clean Elections Committee has offered to add $1,000,to the Democratic State Committee fund ii Or- vaJ Faubus will make public his federal employment applications and Loyalty Oath. Dr. George P. Bran.scum, Little Rock dentist and chairman of 'he committee, mode the offer here yesterday. He said the $1,000 offer would stand until Saturday. The statement issued by Branscum called the $1,000 offer "a reward" to be paid if Faubus would: 1. Make public all the applications he filed with the U. S. Postoffice Department. 2. Make public the Loyalty Oath he executed as a major in the U. S. Army Reserve this year before announcing for governor. Brarwcum, practicing Little Rock dentist since 1841, said It would be remembered that Faubus asserted publicly, "on mrire than one occasion, in press interviews, in advertisements and on radio and television that the FBI hns cleared him after an InvcstiKallon of his connection with Commonwealth College." Defunct Commonwealth College, operated at Mena. Ark. during the 1930s and was declared "communistic" after investlRatioas by state and federal organizations. During the runoff campaign In which Faubus opposed Oov. Francis Cherry, Faubus was accused ol having taken active part In the school's student activities. Faubus denied that hi: ever had enrolled at the colk'KC. He .said he had vtaltcd on the campus several days alter receiving a scholarship offer, but did not remain as a student. Faubus said that his background had been thoroughly Investigated when he served as a major in the U. S. Army during World ar II and again when he was postmaster at Huntsvllle. Dr. Branscum charged, however, that in a telegram from Washington last week, the Department of Justice publicly stated that neither the FBI nor any other division of the Department of Justice, had investigated his Faubus') Commonwealth College conneetlon and that It never had cleared him. "We deduce from that information," Dr. Branscum snid, 'that Mr. Faubus withheld from the Army, from Iho Postofflce Department nnd from the «vll Service Commission vital data about his record and activities." BrnnKcvim, who said he became Interested In activities of the Citi- zens for Clean Elections Committee because of a desire to maintain free country for three growing .sons, noted that Faubus hdd one week in which to "claim his reward." "It gives Mr. Faubus an opportunity, if he has the courage lo do so, to receive the $1,000 reward and reimburse the Democratic Committee for a part of the money It Is spending on his campaign," Dr. Branscum said. "Besides, the people of Arkansas are entitled to the truth from Mr. Faubus before the election." Faubus, speaking from Fort Smith In a telephone Interview with the Associated Press said'. "I see no reason why I should play the game of Dr. Branscum and his so-called Clllezns' Conv See POLITICS on 1'age U Holy Land Exhibit to Close Soon Just four more days after to- dny remain for persons of this area to view the Holy Land exhibit showing at 124 W. Main here. The exhibit, representing nearly a lifetime of work by Joseph and Snlvatore Oauci. Maltese brothers, hns been warmly received by those who have viewed it In the old Planters Hardware building. Thousands of written comments received by the Courier News, sponsor of the exhibit here, have been highly enthusiastic regarding the animated scale model of the land of Christ. Hours of showing are 1 to B p. m. and 7 to 11 p. m. daily, Including Sunday. Admission Is 25 cents and 50 cents. Sunday's showing will be 1 the final one here.

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