The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on November 9, 1954 · Page 3
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TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 1954 BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS PAGE THREE ABOARD CARRIER — Jerry Sykes, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. T. Sykes, formerly of Blytlieville, us now serving aboard the carrier USS Hancock. His parents now reside in Maywood, Calif. News oi Men In the Service PICKED FOR CADET—Morris. W. Lutes, son oi Mr. and .Mrs. Walwr Lutes of Blytheville, Route 2, has been selected for Naval Aviation Cadet training. He will be called to active duty in about 60 days when he will enter 16 weeks of pre-m'eht training. ng in the Par East with the cav-i rier arm of the 7th Fleet, is Robert Harvey, boatswain's mate seaman, USN, son of Mr. and Mrs. Prank Harvey oi Blytheville, Route | Lt A. D. Hardy, son of Mr. and Mrs. A. A. Hardy of Blytheville, has just completed 15 days of survival training in the Sierra Mountains near Reno, Nev., where he is stationed at Stead Air Force Base. The lield training was to put into practice such things as trapping, hunting for edible plants, fishing, hiking: and navigation learned In the classroom previously. Recently graduated from driving training school at chunchon, Korea is Pfc. Donald M. Brooks, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Brooks of Manila, Route 1. He is attached to 252nd Transportation Truck Company. In the Par East since September, 1953. he entered the Army in March 1963 and completed basic traniing at Camp Chaffee. Pfc. Verlon Trus, son of Mrs. Blanch Trus of Caruthersville, Mo., is engaged in round-the-clock: moclt combat during Exercise Breechblock: held at the foot of Pike's Peak at Fort Carson, Colo. A member of Company B of the 31st Engineer Construction Battalion, his outfit is being supported by artillery units during the exercise. Aboard the USS Maddox operat- IN GERMANY— Cpl. Robert H. Cheney, whose wife, Mary, lives in Wilson, Ark., is a member of ihe 16th Infantry Regiment's Company L. which was recently commended in Germany for its part, during the recently completed maneuvers. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. John H. Cheney of Forrest City and entered the Army in Feb. 1953 and arrived overseas last April. Democrats Outvoted GOP by Wide Margin The destroyer helps protect aircraft carriers from submarine attack and serves as plane . rescue vessel. Route, is seaman, j training rier arm of the 1th Flee!. Curtis C. Lockwood, USN, son of Mr. and Mrs. Amos L. Lockwood of Blytheville, is serving aboard the seaplane tender USS Curtis with the Pacific Fleet. Pfc. L. V. Baugus, whose wife, j Pauline, lives on Gobler. Mp., Star i,-,_..,_ -.„ undergoing rigorous amphibious warfare ENGINEER '— Pfc. Arnold F. Sexton, whose wife lives in Kennett, Mo., Is shown above checking the engine of a grader at the Army's engineer school in Mur- nail. Germany, where he was recently graduated with honors. His parents live at Kcmiett, Route 2. I Company, at the depot, he entered | the Army in Feb. 1954. W/Sgt. J. T. Cook, son of Mrs. Josei Cook of Osceola, was gradu- Engaged in mock combat exercises during Exercise Breechlock at Fort Carson, Colo., is Sgt. Samuel Flennoy, son of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Flennoy. Si'., Hnyti, Mo. He is a gunner in Battery C o! the 538th Field Artillery Battalion. Pfc. Charles Cossey. whose wife, Doris, lives at Blytheville. Route 2, is a member of the 999th Field Artillery Battalion, which recently dedicated a stone chapel constructed to replace the tent formerly used by the battalion. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Marlon Cossey of Hornersville, Mo.. Star Route, he is a mechanic in Service Battery. He entered the Army in raining n amphibious wartare •"«><=' *-""" "• «=—••"••• ••-— •>--;-.1 fie ifitli Tink and Tr-iotor t»t«\ recently from the Second Ma^'/ 6 C« ^V^ rine Division", Se,geant's Sehoo, He is 'the 7oToi'Vr* and"Mrs!| a*. Camp Lejeune, N. C. Will Bnugus of Hornersville, Mo., Star Route, and a driver in the company. Entering the Army July 1953 he arrived overseas the following December. WASH1NTON, (Si — Democrats outvoted. Republican; by more than I 3 ; million In Tuesday's election with the usual big assist from the South. Excluding Democratic Dixie, the parly division reflects more clearly the dramatic tightness of the struggle for control of Congress — a struggle In which a shift of a few thousand cotes either way in key spots could have swung it to the OOP or given the Democrats more solid majorities m Senate and House. For the Democrats rolled up only about 311.000 more votes than] the Republicans outside Ihe South, i Thai's on the basis of incomplete •. unofficial returns compiled by 'Hie j Associated Press. They show that: Nationally, the Democrats harvested 21.843.611 votes, the Republicans 20.099.328 for a total of 41.949.139 and a Democratic edge of 1,750,483. Outside the South, the Democrats drew 19,823.519 votes, the Republicans 19.451,674 — n difference of 370,845 in a t'lal of 39,276.193, Ballots still uncounted wouldn't change the picture much in Northern, Midwestern and Western stales where the tally Is fairly complete. In the South, the official count undoubtedly will pile up an even heavier voting margin for the Democrats .Many southern areas, where Republican candidates run largely for exercise or not at all, don't bother about completing an unofficial tally In advance of the official count. Among the 11 Southern Slates, 4 senators, 4 governors and 67 House members hud no opponents in the. election. The unofficial tabulations show that so far W.IWI.'JOI votes have been counted throughout the conn- try—a bit -short of the record 4'-.463.082 established for a uonprcsl- demlal election year in 1950. The figure of 42 million plus lor 1954 is built up from the highest votes cast in the individual states. In some state.s it \vns for governor. In others it was for senator or Hous amendn reyntioi for mil 1 members. In Georgia and a it was on constitutional ems involving school scg- . The total also omits votes or parly candidate. 1 ;. Husbands! Wives! Get Pep, Vim; Fet. Younger rhouiflmU of couple* »re wraV, worn-ool, «' HauUrd iml Iwtwife hodv lacks iron, For new toungrr feeling «ft*f 40, try Qstift ToniO Tablcti. Contain iron for p*p; ^implement riotri viumiai Bi tail Bj. Coil* litti*. "Get- tcqiuintei]" mo only 50f. At all dru«iit* Thank You... For patronizing us ar ^//, c \jcamorc during the past year. W« now invite you to bring your friends & family for dinner and dancing at our new location in the NORTH STAR Build- ing, 1/2 milt from Blytheville, on N. Highway 61. W«'ll be open «oon! & Keo ecca Airman 2/c James T. Capps, son of Mr. and Mrs. S. L. Capps of Blytheville, Route 1, arrived In Bermuda recently for assignment to Kindley Air Force Base as airborne radio mechanic with the 29th Air Rescue Squadron. He was previously assigned at Scott Air Force Base, 111. Cpl. James B. Phillips, son of J. T. Phillips of Lepanto, Route 1, has been assigned as supply sergeant in Service Battery of the llth Field Artillery Battalion in the Far East. November 1953 and arrived over, seas in April. Billy J. Wood, son of Mr. and Johnnie B. Tracy. Boatswain's j Mrs. E. L. Wood, Senstth, Mo., mate, seaman, USN, whose wife, Mildred, lives in Osceola, is now stationed aboard the destroyer USS Cunningham which is operating in the Far East with the car- Route 2, was recently promoted to corporal while serving in Japan at the Camp Drake Replacement Depot. Company clerk in Headquarters Congress of Soviet Writers May Show Who's Winning Race for Power in the Kremlin By KUDV G1LMORE LONDON I/BA Congress of Soviet writers to be held soon promises to shed light on who's winning the race for power in the Kremlin —Malenkov or Khrushchev. The Soviet Union's fights for power are staged behind closed doors, but the noise of the struggle nearly always reaches the streets and shows itself in some form of Soviet life. Literature provides one key, for what the people read—and what they don't read—is of paramount importance and is personally handled by the nation's leaders. The coming congress should show whether the liberalism that followed Stalin's death has itself been replaced by a return to the harsh censorship under which Russian writers have worked for so long. Georgl Malenkov. the present premier, was credited with a new look in Soviet letters. Speakers at a meeting of the board of the writers union held in October 1953 practically acclaimed him. Within the last six months, however, there have been strong signs that the Communist party's iron grip over the writers has lightened again. If Marilyn Said 'Recovering Nicely' HOLLYWOOD Ifl — Marilyn Monroe's doctor says she is "recovering nicely" from minor corrective surgery. She is expected to be hospitalized four days after yesterday's operation. Joe DIMaggio, divorced by the actress two weeks ago, spent several hours at the hospital after the Safer 'Shock' Treatment Apparatus Devised ST. LOUIS I* — Development of safer "electric shock" treatment apparatus, and of safer "muscle softening drugs" have made it possible to give beneficial shook treatments to mentally-ill oldsters once deemed too "fragile" for the procedure. This was reported today to the Southern Medical Assot:iation's 48th annual meeting by Dr. James Ward and Dr. James A. Becton of Hill Crest Sanitarium, Birmingham. Ala. operation. He told a newsmim: "She's looking wonderful but I guess she's having kind oi a rough time." Asked about a possible reconciliation, DiMaggio said: "I'd rather not talk about that, but we're still very good friends." Miss Monroe also has said they are still friends but there has been no indication of a reconciliation. STOP SIMPLE DIARRHEA Gel Fast, Soothing Relief with PERCY MEDICINE it has, Nikita Khrushchev, first secretary of the party, may be re- spoasible. Aflcr the October writers' gathering, strange thing began happening. Writers long discredited became popular again. Zorin wrote "The Guests." which pictured a Soviet otficml as a bully. Pauferov showed a high party official as n drunkard. Ilyti Ehreuburg chronicled the troubles of Soviet writers of the Stalin era under the aud cious title, "The Thaw." Last June a sharp reaction sel in. Fanferov lost his job as editor. Tvartlovsky \va_s denounced lor improper criticism. Zorin got a barrage of abuse from Pravda. The playwrights Virta and Surov, who'd been praised a few months before, were expelled from the writers union for petty bourgeois licentiousness. Krushchev seemed to have prevailed over Malenkov. TEA DRIXKKRS The United States uses only 5 per cent of the world's tea. Leading tea-drinking countries are China, Great Bri.tain. Russia and Japan, with Uie» Chinese consuming about 900,000,000 pounds annually. 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They're quick !o take advantage of manufacturers' newspaper advcrlising-by featuring the product in their own store displays . . . and by including the brand in their own newspaper ads. Since they themselves advertise in newspapers, they know that any manufacturer who docs the same is really in earnest — and really is out to win the market. A modern retailer knows that the best advertising is the kind that reaches all his customers. And he likes the manufacturer who thinks the same. All, business is local.. . and so are all newspapers! TWi nx«*|t frtfiru tiy BUREAU OF ADVERTISING, Amtrlon NiwjpijKr I>iih1lshen AnoclnHon. T I iirrHitr" U iti IMitufc nf fatf- ntin-ttini if m—rrt T BLYTHEVILLE COURIER NEWS

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