The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on May 26, 1952 · Page 2
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 2

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Monday, May 26, 1952
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(ARK.) COUKTFR Lone Star GOP's Meeting Today On'Hot Potato' Eisenhower Ha* Good Chance to Gain; Missourians Choose .. By The Associated Press .. Lone Star State Republicans meet today for decisions Illat could make the Texas delegation to the GOP National Convention in Chicago a crucial hot potato. The TC.XRS Stale Republican Convention meets tomorrow to nume 38 delegates to the convention, But by that lime Em intraparty fight between backers of Sen. Robert A. Taft and Oen. Dwijrht D, Elsen- hower for the Republican presidential nomination may have developed into a Texas GOP split that will keep the Issue in doubt until the Chicago convention meets The OOP state Executive Committee was to Judge today between rival Taft and Eisenhower backer claims to control of 31 out of 38 county delegations to tomorrow's .Mate convenUon. Kiscnhower He- publicans snld yesterday they will bolt Tuesday's convention "1( the Stale Executive Committee runs rough-shod over us and the state convention upholds them." Elsenhower Moves Up Eisenhower moved up 16 delegates on Tafl over the wee kend in the Associated Press tabulation, but still trailed. The AP count, based on delegates pledged, Instructed or willing to stale a first- ballot preference, find on candidate concessions, listed 309 delegates for Tnft to 359 for the general. Eisenhower made his gain of 16 In Washington Slnte, where he won 20 dele- gales to four for Tnft. The Republican nomination requires 604 voles. Chances appeared strong for Els- enhower to mnke another gain in Connecticut, where the Republican State Convention opens a two-day session tonight. Gov. John Lodge Is an Elsenhower backer and B brother of Sen. Henry Cabot Lodge Jr., one of the general's national organizers. Connecticut names 22 delegates. Texas Democrats also were threatening » p*rty bolt. The Issue in the Democratic party there was between pro-ndminlstralkm Loyal Democrat* und the faction led by QOT. Allun Shivers, who wants an unlnstrucled delegation. T e x » s Democrats name 52 delegates to the bl? convention. Fagan Dickson, pro-admlnlstra- lion leader, said his faction Is pre- P«r«l to walk out of the stale convention tomorrow nt San Antonio, »nd. »nd a rival delegation to Chicago. Missouri's Democrats may name President Truman today as an ul- timata to one of their 42 national convention delegates for the state's 3* votes. Leaders Indicated the delegates would go to Chicago unln- alrucled. Minnesota Republicans pulled an upset Saturday by voting to charr;e their national commltteeman niter 1(5 hears. The Mlnnesolans chose an Eisenhower backer, George F. Etzell, In place of Roy E. Dunn, who Is Taffs state manager. Jn Maryland Saturday, the OOP State Convention pledged Its 24 national delegates to Gov. Theodore Roosevelt McKeldin for the first ballot. McKeldin has not said whom he favors to heart Ihe ticket. Delaware Democrats picked six delegates Saturday, five unpledged one for vice President Alber Barkley. It is believed that South Aslat.ii: people began migrating castwart. across the Pacific about the time of Christ. ROYAl world's NO. 1 portable USE IT WHILE YOU PAY...ONLY ADAY JOHNSON OFFICE EQCII'. CO. IS S. 5th Phone -U "Your Kxclnsive I,ION Dealer In £ « lly Spring-1 eld r t r f .\ A'ashlns and DreAslnff. Linn s'atu r a I u b e. ?cnnzoll. Lion's mprovcd HDH. WILSON AUTO SERVICE Ash A 2nd Thone 2611 KILL JOHNSON GRASS with Sodium Chlorate, S9% pore: Fine treated for dry ippifcalfon. 512.M per 100 Ibs. A. H. WEBB CIJLVKRT TH.F. CO. Hlway HI, Stale I,lnt— Phone SU4 HONK, HONK!—Two Canadian wild gccse convoy their *lx postings acinus 3 Jake at the Augusta A. Busch Wildlife Area, near St. Louis. The Krcse usually nest in Canada, but decided \o remain in the States this ycnr. Italy May Beat Reds as Large Vote Turns Out Two-Day Elections Held for Control Of Rome, Naples ROME i.?r-A blgger-than-expcct- ed first-day vote turnout gave Italy's Atlantic Pact government bloc a strong chance today to bent both Communists and neo-Fascists for control of Rome nnd Naples, are the major in MOtTDAT, MAT «, Iwo-day local elections In J.400 (owns In Central and Southern Knly, Sicily and Sardinia. The voting ends today. First results were not expected to be known until tonight. In the poverty-ridden South, it was sill! expected to be a hard ftiKl sometimes losing battle for Premier Alcidc de Oaspcri's Christian Democrats. There the government bloc ts up against strongholds ot landless nml unemployed and the rising strcngij: of a new Monarchist and neo- Fascist HJMance. Wh(>n police and Army guards closed booths last night Filler the first day's voting. It was estimated that 12 per cent of 12,105,164 registered voters had cast ballots in the third of Italy voting. In Sicily, where the voting lasted only one day, unofficial final tabulations showed a turnout of 82.99 Mr e*nt — 2.012,100 — at the registered voters. Leaders of De Gasperi's hard- pressed majority Catholic party said (hey would win the major cities if the voter turnout reached 80 per cent. It looked an If it would. With tile Polls open again today for seven hours, more than 71 per cent of Rome's one million voters already had cast ballots. In Naples, Southern Italy's biggest port and headquarters of the Atlantic Pact's Southern European Command, more than 75 per cent voted the first day. There were a score of arrests yesterday for alleged voting fraurts and one stabbing. Most voting, however, was quiet adcr one of the bitterest campaigns since the war. Read Courier News Classified Arts. U.S. Swain Art Best, Two Girls Belief• HARTFORD, Conn. '* — Travel note for you girls who are taking the grand tour of Europe thl« summer: Have the answer ready because the Continental swains will (lop Ihe question. Two West Hartford girls. Mil dred Ann Cohen and Hhoda Marcus, lurned down 10 proposals of marriage. The proposals were In six languages, but somehow the gals got the "pilch." Sometimes It v.-ns by signs and gestures — on« tried thumping his manly chest. But after all the flowers, perfumes, tears and rmnn-kissInK, they said they preferred the frand American approach "by a magnificent margin." Make the heart of your house W^estinghouse A WcKtlnghouse Attlomafla Electric Dishwasher make rfJshe* brighter, housework lighter. This "Frost-Free* \Vcsttnj?hou« R p ( r I p «rnlor means belter food protection for you—f nrt* that disagreeable defrosting chore forever. For leisurely Hying, these modern automatic Wcstinghouse Electric Appliances mean so much yet their cost, over a period of years, is low enough to fit every household budget. A Westinghouse Electric Range, for instance, eliminates the fume and fuss of the old-fashioned flame-type methods of cooking. As modern as tomorrow, a fully automatic Westinghouse Electric Dishwasher- Sink simply swishes away that after dinner job of washing and wiping the dishes takes away the garbage, too, with o flip of the switch. That disagreeable defrosting duty is done away with forever with the new Westinghouse Frost-Free" Refrigerator. Spacious storage too for those delicious steaks, strawberries and left-over succotash. Ice cubes —you practically never run out. The freshness of your summer garden, stored away in a Westinghouse Homo Freezer, will mean so much added convenience next winter. And wash day worries—they're yours no more with a new Westinghouse Laundromat. Clotheslines are "for the birds" with a Westinghouse Electric Clothes Dryer. Come out and see these and all the other beautiful new Westinghouse Electric Appliances on demonstration at Reddy Kilowatt's Electric Home, 8/6 Illinois Avenue, here in Blytheville. Whether you buy, build or remodel, make the heart ot your house Westinqhouse You can be lure if it's Westinghouse. ...... Whether you plan" to* modernize foufh&ne rjLtt week^e^o^h, o, next year, you owe ,t to yourself to consider fully the added comfort and convenience' of these labor-saving, <time~sqving, automatic electric appliances. these beautiful new Westinghouse Appliances on demonstration all this week. VISIT the new "Electric Home" at 816 Illinois Avenue-Hi-Way 61, North in Country Club Drive Addition-Blytheville Summer fresh foods— (hp whoia year 'round—your* with* WesUnjr- house Home Freezer. OPEN FOR YOUR INSPECTION - MAY 25 THROUGH MAY 31 Afternoons: 2:00 'til 4:00 Evenings: 7:00 'til 9:00 You Can Be SURE ... 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