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TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 1955 BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS PAGE FIVE Is Earl Warren Still Postive He Wont Run for President? By JAMES MA K LOW Associated Press News Analyst WASHINGTON (AP) — Chief Justice Earl Warren can hardly escape some political indigestion if he ever tries to eat the words he used in saying he is not a presidential candidate. They were pretty emphatic. He said his decision was "irrevocable" under any "circumstances or conditions." President Eisenhower sounded pretty emphatic, too, back in early 1948, four years before he ran, in saying he wouldn't run. He said he was "positive." In 1952, before ne accepted the Democratic nomination, Adlal Stevenson said he didn't want it. But his statements, looking: baclt on them now, didn't sound as convincing as Warren's or Eisenhower's. He never quite closed the door. Whether Warren likes it or not— and he is reported to have told friends privately he doesn't like it a bit and won't change his mind- he is constantly being mentioned as the man the Republican? may have to call on in 1956. Warren made his Denunciation of political ambitions back in April 1955 when therp was still reason to believe Eisenhower would seek a senond term. It was before the President's heart attack made it unlikely he would, or could, run; again. j If Eisenhower doesn't run, andi if the Republicans think their only chance is with Warren, he will t- under heavy pressure to change his mind. He hasn't been asked publicly what he would do if his party drafted him in 1956. j The 64-year-old Warren, in politics since 1923 and three times governor of California, was made chief justice of the United States by Eisenhower in 1753. He issued the following statement last April after a nationwide poll reported he was the top choice of Republican and independent voters if Eisenhower decided not to run: "My name has been used as a possible candidate for the presidency. This has oeen a matter of embarrassment to me because it reflects upon the performance of my duties as chief justice of the United States. "When I accepted that position. it was with the fixed purpose of leaving politics permanently for service on the court. That is still my purpose. It is irrevocable. I will not change it under any circumstances or conditions. "Be they few or many, the remaining- useml years of my life are dedicated to the service of the Supreme Court of the United States, in which work I am increasingly happy," "Definite and Positive" Iwhen a "d r a f t-Eisenhower move got under way in 1947, the general said, "I don't want any- thing to do with politics." He went even further than that with a lengthy statement — on Jan. 23. 1548 — part of which said: ''My decision to remove myself completely from the political scene is definite and positive ... I could not accept nomination even under the remote circumstances that it was tendered me .... I am not available for and could not accept nomination to high political office." But after the 1948 lections, when he was r.gain being mentioned as a candidate in 1952, he sounded a little less "positive" than in 1948 and finally ran. Stevenson was governor of Illinois in April 1952 when he was being looked at as a likely Democratic nominee. He said .then "I could not accept the nomination" because he wanted to run for another term as governor. He kept saying that practically up to the moment he was nominated, and accepted, in the summer of 1952. But he is expected to announce in Chicago today he will try as hard as he can to be nominated by the Democrats again in 1956. Furs, Gems, Exemplary Conduct Mark Opening of Met's Season By CYNTHIA LOWRY NEW YORK (#>)—The opening of the 71st season of the Metropolitan Opera last night was a colorful pageant of beautiful clothes, sparkling gems, rich furs—and exemplary conduct. The high-style audience—most of them conducting themselves like bona fide music lovers—left the famed red damask Sherry's Restaurant over the Diamond Horseshoe almost deserted except at intermissions. The opening opera was Oflen- bach's "The Tales of Hoffman," a not-too-heavy opera which, included pretty girls, a pantaletted chorus line, light, love, laughter and dance. "Modish Work" W. G. Rogers, Associated Press arts edior, found it a "modish work for the modish audience." "It was grand opera but that didn't keep most people from having a grand time," reported Rogers. "It was the Met moving into the entertainment field." Although all the hi-jinks were confined to the stage side of the footlights, the premiere remained an extravagant fashion show. Russian Pianist One interested observer was Rus- Man is Parent SCHULENBURG, Tex. Cfl — A man was elected president of the Parent Teacher Assn. here for the first time in its history. He is Rev. William C. Anderson. CourchesneGets Win Over Berrios NEW YORK ijpf—If you ever saw Bobby Courchesne, a 20-year-old Holyoke (Mass.) 'featherweight you know he must like to fight. He showed that familiar zest for battle last night at St. Nicholas Arena while winning a majority decision over Miguel Berrios of Puerto Rico. Two judges voted for crewcut Bobby and Referee Pete Delia called it a draw. Both fighters weighed 128 pounds. sian pianist Emil Gilels, who walked unsuspecingly with his wife into the "carriage trade" lobby as batteries of photographers were blazing away at opera stars Blanche Thebom—: gold lame dress and elaborate head dress—and Jarmila Novotna in ric green velvet and handsome jewels He looked bewildered. Fashionwise, it was evident tha the new tight sheath dresses hav established an American beachhead So has the Oriental influence—an number of women wore dresse showing Indian and Japanese influ ences. Many women also wore gol' and silver flecked eye shadow. Aways carry fast-acting Turns for top-speed relief from acid indigestion,No water needed.Nowaiting. firms AH work and ho play makes Jill an old girl. So be good to yourself. Plan time to relax every day. Take-up a hobby. Join in church and community affairs. Have a little fun! How do you find the time? Well, you'll agree, it's easier if you live electrically. Electric servants take the time and tedium out of washing ironing, cleaning, cooking, dishwashi- Leave you more time and energy to do the things that keep you feeling young. Your friends and neighbors at the electric company work constantly to make sure that you always have plenty of low-price electricity for all the electric helpers you want. Ark-Mo Power Co. CARUTHERSVILLE KIWAN1- AN — Stanley Bush has been elected president of the Kiwanis Club at Caruthersville. (Photo by Sanders) Runaway Balloon Lands on House PORT WORTH. Tex. (let— Mrs. E. R. Urbanovsky was preparing to lion when something suddenly fell across the windows. It was a large plastic weather balloon, which draped itself over the house and blocked doorways. Air Force personnel took the instruments from it and souvenir seekers divided up the plastic. There was no immediate word on where it had come from. Mother Claims Son Robbed Her TOKYO fVPt—Mrs. Katsuo Muto, a maid in a wine shop, told police today how a burglar had broken in. bound and gagged her and made off with 20,000 yen $55. After she freed herself, she said, she thought a "long time" before telephoning police. She had got a good took at the burglar, she said, and he was her son Mitsuo Muto, 21, who had left home a year ago. North Half Of Nation Wet and Cold B) THE ASSOCIATED PRESS It was wet and cold today over lartff areas of the northern half of the country. The storm center which crossed the Rockies yesterday Was centered over western sections of Kansas and Nebraska this morning. Snow fell from the norihern Rockies eastward to the upper Mississippi Valley. There was rain over much of the Missouri and upper and middle Mississippi valleys. Freezing rain slackened highways in Minnesota and the eastern Dakotas. Widespread snowfall was reported yesterday from the Dakotas westward to Idaho and southward to parts of Nevada and Utah. Falls ranged from 1 to 3 inches, with 6 inches reported at Salt Lake City. Light snow continued in the central Rockies. • In the northeast, snow flurries were reported in northern Maine. Other \vet spots included the Ohio Valley, which reported showers; northern California, where light rain it-U; and in southern Texas, which. had a light drizzle. It was below zero again this morning in the northern Rockies. One of the colest spots was Drum- mor.d, Mont., which reported 28 below. There are two types of camels —the one-humped Arabian and the two-humped Bactrian. Only the one-humped variety is called a dromedary. This Dog Not Man's Friend ARDMORE, Okla. (/Pf—This hound dog wasn't man's best friend. Herman Jackson of Gene Autry, Okla-, told officers he was shot in the chest and hand by his own shotgun when his dog apparently stepped on the trigger of the gun while it was on a back seat. Jackson was hospitalized but was reported improved. Lasting Relief for PILE PAIN: CLINIC-TESTED Thornton-Minor Ointmmt You (eel soothing comfort » fut, too. That's because Thornton-Minor Ointment is a complete formula with faat- sctinj, long-lasting special ingredicute to check itching, burning, pain And help reduce swelling. Ointment or suppository form, only Sl.OO. Ask for it at any drug ntore but insist on f«ia- iDe Thorn ton-Minor Ointment. Of Course! Yes, of course you'll save when you make shopping at Safeway a regular habit: For at Safeway you save where it really counts on your TOTAL food bill, not just on a handful of "Advertised Specials". So for savings right down the line on foods, your family wants and needs, shop Safeway! Wednesday Only! Canned Pet or CARNATION MILK SM2< It's Baby Pure CHERUB MILK ™ 11< Fancy Rice — Arkansas Grown SHOW BOAT 3 £ 41< 2 8 or. Tin No. 2'/2 Tin No. 2'/ 3 Tin 10'/2 OZ. Tin 5 oz. Jar 34< Great Northern DRY BEANS Gooch's Enriched SPAGHETTI Taste Tells TOMATO SAOCE Castle Crest PEACH HALVES Libby's Brand PEACH HALVES Campbell's Rich TOMATO SOUP Heinz Strained BABY FOOD DON'T FORGET! Safeway will meet the lowc-st advertised price of every competitor — Item by item — day by day — in Blytheville. Quality considered. We reserve the right to limit purchases. IK 9? Five-Ycor-Old Tired of Waiting LOUISVILLE, Ky. Iti — While 14 policemen and 30 civilians combed a suburban Louisville area for 5- year-old David Phelps last night, he was homeward bound. Mrs. Charles Phelps said the tot was gone from her car when she returned from a dentist. After an hour of searching, she started home, five miles away. As she approached her house her headlights picked up David mushing along. The boy. had made his way along an extremely dangerous stretch of Dixie Highway. Rabid Bobcat Attacks Boy STANTON, Ky. UP) — A shotgun blast was used to break the unyielding grip of a rabid bobcat on a 15-year-old boy. Raymond Tharpe was treated for facial and body cuts and for powder burns. He will be given anti- rabies inoculations. Efforts to pull the cat off young Tharpe failed, so Millard Pelfrey, a neighbor, shot the animal. It grabbed a young dog and ran under a house. Pelfrey fired through a crack in the floor to kill it. Or«r and Not Out tion, WDBJ-TV, completed the station's first telecast from studios In the Mountain Trust Bank Building and then found It was easier to sign off than to sign out. They couldn't get out of the securely locked building and it took about an hour to round up a man with a key. Read Courier News Classified Ad». ROLLER SKATING The Roller Skating Rink at Walker Park Will Reopen Wednesday Evening, Nov. 16 at 7 p.m. Evening sessions 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., and 9 p.m. to 11 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday. Also Saturday and Sunday afternoons. 250 Per Session MIIN01T IMOf «T9*f Dollar Days SHOES FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY! Dollar Day Prices Good This Weekend Only! For the Ladies One large group of Loafers, Flats and Oxfords. Up to 7.95 values. Your choice 4 Ladies Hosiery Our manufacturer has made it possible to offer our first quality sheer, beautiful nylons at this low price. 4PRS. 3 Don't Miss Kelley's Dollar Days! Special Purchase! Ladies Purses Clutch Purses in many styles and colors . . . while they last 1 7 Specio/ Group! Ladies Casuals Also high heel dress shoes. Values up to 10.95 $ 6 100 PRS. LADIES EVENING SHOES Some Flats . . . Some Heels . . . Balerinas. Real Values. Regularly priced up to 5.95 — Special , $ 2 Children's Acrobat Cowboy Boots Regular 6.95 Values $ 3 2 Special Groups of Mens Shoes Jarman - Kingston-Douglas One Group Now Only $^00 6 One Group Mens Better Shoes $OOO 8 All sale shoes are in broken sizes . . . some are "dogs" thai we are closing out . . . sonic you wouldn't have at any price . . . some you would love to have at twice the price . . . some we hate to sell so cheap . . . hut in keeping wih our policy, when Kelly runs a speccial IT'S GOT TO BE SPECIAL! YOU* FRffNDtr SMOf STORf

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