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BLYTHEVILLE COURIER NEWS THE DOMINANT NEWSPAPER <H> NORTHEAST ARKANSAS AND. SOUTHEAST MISSOURI VOL. LI—NO. 383 Blythevilk Daily News Blytheville Herald BLYTHEVILLE, ARKANSAS, SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 1956 EIGHT PAGES Published Dally Except Sunday SINGLE COPY FIVE CENTS Passive Plan Of Protest Next For Negroes? 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. ———* The first step • toward development of such a program was taken yesterday ( when Rep. Adam Clayton Powell (D-NY) announced a call for a one-hour mass work stoppage by every Negro in the nation March 28 in support of the bus 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 anc flys back to Washington today — quite, likely with his mind made up whether to seek reelection. The party returning includes Mrs. Eisenhower and her molher Mrs. John S. Doud of Denver, anc 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 that matter, whether he had reached a decision. Has Decided But he has indicated he will announce his plans about March 1, so the general imprtssion is that he probably has'~ decided on his course: He 1 may disclose his decision at a news conference tentatively scheduled for Wednesday, but 4here ; i.syip.thing..definite as,to timing.*" One thing Eisenhower has done here-he has subjected his physical stamina to a. rigorous test. He has engaged in by far the most outdoor activity since his heart attack 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 impaci. 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 fields each day he chose that act- iyitlty. Yesterday it was nine hour 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 hah' hour past midnight. His Gen. Howard M. Snyder, said in Thomasville yesterday that Elsen- hoewr "might be' safer" from a Tornadoes Miss State; Wind Damage Minor By TH£ ASSOCIATED PRES* Violent winds sniped at cities and towns throughout Arkansas in the predawn hours today, but a tornado warning ended with only minor damage reported. personal physician, Maj. health standpoint in serving a second term than he was before his heart attack. In Municipal tourt Arthur Pickens was fined $10 in Municipal Court today on a charge of running a red Hunt at Ash am Division streets. Arthur D. Vallier forfeited 110 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 fair tonight and Sunday; colder southeast and extreme east tonight; a little warmer Sunday; low tonight in the middle or upper *>•; high Sunday 40 to near SO. Minimum thin morning—43. M.'.s.mum yesterday—71. Sunrise tomorrow—8:34, Sunwt Uxl4y—5:5J. MMri ttmpmture—57. Prtdpltitlon M houn (T a.n. la 7 «.tn.)—.OJ. . • . • - • PrertpUttloB JMI. t to d«t«-15.31. Thli nut i,«it Ym f.';::'.u.:^i yeucrday—M, Minimum thU mornlnf—90. J«. 1 to >fete-t.«i. boycott at Montgomery,' Ala. Agree on Prayer 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 Negro demonstrators. The Negro pastor said it would be designated "National Deliverance Day of Prayer," with no Negro of any age attending school or working between 2 and 3 p.m. A spokesman said this might be a forerunner to a possible "National Mahatma Gandhi-type movement." The late Indian leader made famous 11 passive resistance program of fasting and nonviolent opposition to British rlile. Walkers While plans for the work stoppage were being made in New York, Negroes walked the streets of Montgomery in a mass 24-hour pilgrim-, age to prove their willingness walk if necessary to carry on the If-week-old boycott in prote against segregation on city buses Ninety of them walked to th courthouse in Montgomery for a raignment on antiboycott Indie ments returned by a grand jur Tuesday. All pleaded innocent an heir trials were set to start Marc 19. A court officer said 10 mor varrtints were outstanding, Th brings the.number of defendants ti 00. Commission Planned Defense attorneys filed detnur 'ers contesting the indictmen which charged violation of Ala bsma's law against 'illegal" boy otting Maximum penalty under he law is six months in jail and 1,000 fine. • Circuit Judge Eugene ; Carte IChheld a ruling on the demurrer fhich said, in effect, that the stat as failed to make out a case ever the facts alleged in the indict ments are true. At the State Capitol, Gov. Jame E. Polsom of Alabama Won suppor from about 75 newspaper editor and publishers and radio and tele vision broadcasters for a proposec biracial commission to settle dif ferences between the white and Ne gro races. A tornado alert for the eastern half, of the state was canceled at 5:30 a.m. by the O. S. Weather Bureau at Little Rock. The warning, issued 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 said only the flat, Mississippi Delta area bounded by McGehee, Arkansas City and Dermott still was ;hreatened, but that alert expired at 7:30 a.m. with no further wind storms reported. • High winds whipped Walnut 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 sui rounding it apparently was the hardest hit. State Trooper Bill Miller reported that the winds blew a pickup truck and the house trailer it was towing off U. S. Highway 63 two miles east of Hoxie.The driv- •ei, and only person in either vehicle, escaped unhurt, said Miller, but the truck and trailer were demolished. Miller said he had made a patrol oJ 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 throughou^ the city and knocked out electric power to the city for a 2-hpur 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 blown down. One of them housed a small shop. Winds at Russellville unroofed a large supermarket, overturned a poultry house and demolished a garage, as well as uprooting trees. At Conway, the winds smashed piate glass windows in downtown stores and knocked down trees. One house .was damaged by a failing tree, but no one was hurt. A reported 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 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 will 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 vole may come by the end of next week. He said he would take up the matter with Democratic and Republican leaders Monday. Afterwards Folsom said: "Any body with any sense knows tha Negro children and white children are not. going to school together in Alabama any time in the near fu ture ... in fact not In a long time.' Mass Pickering f'ARMINGDALE, N. Y. W—The International Assn. of Machinists says It will bow to a court order ami abandon mass, "human wall" picketing at the strikebound Republic Aviation Corp. State Supreme Court Justice Edgar J. Nathan Jr., granted the company an injunction 'yesterday limiting pickets and forbidding them to interfere with nonatrlkers. - More than 120 persons Have been snested and more than 40 injured in week-long skirmishing at Republic's main jet plane and guided missile plant here and three smaller ones on Long Island. Do// Sheds Jorge RENO, Nev, W—Jorge Eduardo Gulnle, 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. Gulnle, a slender .attractive brunette who established residence here with her son, Jorge Jr. The Guinles were married in Los Angeles in 1M4. The Gulnle family own hotels in Brazil and holds a lease on the docks at Santos , a big coffee port Twister in Illinois Claims Lives of Six ST. LOUIS (AP) — A tornado slashed across St. Clair .County in nearby southern Illinois early today, leaving at least six dead on its path of wreckage. Three of the dead were in Summerfield, a town of 500 persons 35 miles east of here where the storm hit the hardest. Control Is Sought On Primaries, Too Dulles Is Confident U.S. Can Beat Reds In Cold War Games By JOHN M. HIGHTOWER WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Dulles ap peared confident today the United States and its allies can defeat Russia's new "united front" strategy of world cbnques with little change in their own activities. Others disagreed Dulles told the Senate Foreign« First hit was Millstadt, 111., 15 miles south of here- along the Mississippi River. The storm wrecked houses from there up to the East St.. Louis suburb of Centerville 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 res- j cue workers were delayed because the two File Depaitment search- available-weie not 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 runs through the town. The body of Dick Butler, 14-year- old Summerfield High School fresh man, was found in his bed. Gus Ganz. about 60, was found deat in a field 50 feet from his demol- shed house. The other victim ai By JACK BELL WASHINGTON (AP) — 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. His plan would require candi-* __ Summerfield was identified as Lizzie Krummery, who was in her Ten persons were reported injured seriously. Fire House Destroyed Fifteen houses and the town's r ire station w ! ith its emergency equipment, were destroyed. Damage to other houses varied. Summerfield was cut off from outside communication by the tomato and he power was off. After leaving Summerfield,. the itorm swung to the east and scat- ered tangled wires and debris long five miles of U. S. Highway 0. The storm next hit Trenton, a own of 1,500, five miles east of Summerfield. There damage was eavy, but no deaths were report- d. The boy killed just south of East t. Louis, 111., was Willard Holloway Jr. His parents and sister haron, 2, were injured when their ouse fell apart. Airmen Active Most of the residents of Sum- nerfield were asleep when the ornado hit shortly atfer 2 a. m. EST. Rescue workers poured into the ovm area from nea'rby towns. A rew of 30 airmen with suplies rent to Summerfield. from nearby cott Air Force Base at Belleville, 1.' Police set up road blocks to try keep spectators from hamper- ig resuce work. The tornado swept across about mr -'city blocks on the west end ' Belleville, .1 town of 32,000. Poce there said several homes were amaged, but no injuries were re- orted. to file in Washington duplicates o accounting of expenditures anc contributions required under state laws. Colaboratnla- Sen. Lyndon B. Johnson of Tex as, .the Democratic leader, an nounced yesterday he was cooper ating with Sen. Knowland of Call fornia, the Republican leader, In drafting a bipartisan bill to tighten up the federal election laws. But because southern senators have blocked a oimilar bill by Sen. Hennings (D-Mo) which covers primaries as well as general elections, Johnson said the bipartisan measure would not cover primaries 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 u strong deterrent to execessive contributions 'and expenditures. "There are a lot of state laws that are considerably tougher than the federal statutes," he said "My Neff s Partner Is Called On To Testify WASHINGTON (fi— 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. R e lations Committee yesterda Russia's post-Stalin leaders ar scrapping 30 years of Soviet polic based on violence and intoleranc in trying to devise new plans be cause their old programs "hav failed." "Little Progress" He declared they have mad "very little progress" in their at tempts to take over the world an he' said their new new efforts t employ economic aid and simila measures to penetrate foreign coun tries mean they are "playing ou game." "We can beat them at tha game," he confidently decalred. In the course of the 3%-hou session, Sens. Mansfield (D-Mont) Barkley (D-Ky)and Humphrey (D Minn) took issue with Dulles' as sertions of confidence, and Sen rase (R-SD) has rejected. Committee sources named the man as Paul Gerdes, who is associated with John M. Neff in law jractice in Lexington, Neb. Neff 5 the attorney-lobbyist who tried o contribute.25 $100 bills to Case's election campaign fund during debate on the natural gas bill. George gave no details either on ;he documents- or on the type of nformation sought from Gerdes. George-said both Neff and Gerdes will be questioned at a resumption public hearings Tuesday before special four man committee the Senate created with Oeorge as halrman to investigate whether he offer was intended to influence Base's vote on the gas bill. Neff already has testified there were "no strings attached" to the amendement would get into the pri- money which, he said, came in- mary situation without Imposing any direct federal controls. "In v 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, name'd by the Senate to investigate' political contributions, influence and lobbying, will have some concrete recommendation before Congress acts finally on the elections bill. As he outlined the leadership bill it would provide for a federal tax exemption for up to J100 in political contributions, permit television and; 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. uiuucy wnicn, ne sam, came directly from Howard B. Keck, (..,„ ident, 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. Air Force Plane Limps to Port ing concluded that-"I"d"6rVt Share that optimism at all." Ask Change Humphrey and Sen. Sparknjar (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.- Saltonstall . (R-Mass) said Dulles' testimony made sense." Folitics 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 Washington is the hatchet." 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 Israel. Dulles argued repeatedly that through he understood Israeli fears of Egypt's growing power, the security of Israel cannot be assured Arms Embargo Still Mystery Who Ordered Shipment of. 18 Tanks Stopped? WASHINGTON^—Testimony b Undersecretary of State Herber Hoover Jr. left unexplained today details of last week's midnight de cislon to embargo arms shipment* to the Middle East. The order suspended temporarily the delivery of 18 tanks to Saud Arabia,i but the shipment .was^.-al lowed to proceed" when the ban was lifted 43 hours later .Hoovei was questioned about It yesterda 1 jy the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Key Question The key question which had been kicking around Washington ince the embargo was imposed .'as, who initiated the action. There had been reports In the late Department that the initla step was taken by White House 3 ress Secretary James C. Hagerty it President Eisenhower's vaca- ion headquarters at Thomasville, Ga. It was understood on good authority that following disclosure if the tank shipment Hagerty had elephoned Hoover and suggested topping it while the whole issue K'as re-axamined. "Not Accurate" 'hese reports were coupled with peculation inside the department lat much of the pressure arose rom American backers of Israel. Hoover was asked point blank y Sen. Fulbright (D-Ark.) during he committee hearing whether it ras true that Hagerty had played n influential part in making the ecision and that Hoover had re- isted the embargo idea but fi- ally "gave in." Hoover declared that account fas "not accurate" and added, (he suspension of arms ship- lents) was entirely my decision." However, Hoover would not clis- byjts^ engaging in an arms race C uss his telephone conversation I with Hagerty or even confirm for "Our committee has worked overtime hours to get this ready for the Senate," he said. "So far we have had less than a dozen senators listening to most of the debate." Sen. Aiken (R-Vt), senior GOP member of the committee, agreed that a final vote next week is possible. "Bank" Is In Although the bill .Involves a hot battle for farm belt votes this campaign year, the Senate ran out of speakers late yesterday and quit until Monday. So far there has heen little dispute over the soil bank proposal to pay farmers up to $1,100,000,000 to take cropland out of production for the next few years. The major battle looms over efforts of some farm state senators to junk the administration's flexible price support program made law in 1954, and return to the high- rigid support levels for basic crops which had been in effect most of the time since the start 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 as Caute 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 Committee, by an 8-7 vote, asked restoration of he high levels suports as part at he new soil bank plan, contending he 'action Is' needed to'"give im-" mediate relief to farmers squeezed between falling prices and higher -osts. Sen. Kuchel (R-Calif) said in an nterview he would vote against he rigid suports. He called them wartime measure that had piled ip "multi-billion-dollar governm- nt owned surpluses that are bad or both farmers and city dwel- ers." "Few Benefits" Except for cotton, the California enator said the farm suports pro- ided few benefits in his state, and most California cotton has een sold on th" open market ra- her than going into government :ocks." Sen. Anderson (D-NM), a former ecretary of agriculture, indicated lat he again will suport the flex- ble price system. Anderson placed in the record esterday a series of charts of rices and production of basic rops. He said he would use them iter in a speech to indicate, he aid, that rigid wartime supports id piled up surpluses without laintaining price levels . to Colored RC Fund with the Arab bloc. Couldn't Win the committee that he had been . Israel,' 'he said, due to its much in contact with him. He told the smaller size and population, could LONDON Ml Rescue planes shepherded "a crippled U. S. Air Force Olobemaster to a safe landing in Iceland today after two dead engines nearly forced her pilot to ditch in the Atlantic. The .U. S. Air Force reported that all 16 airmen aboard were safe as the big four-engined transport landed at Uie Air Force Base at Kefla- vik. committee he 'shouldn't discuss' nment. —. : Lcnutvuiiy uu <ui /iiau-istacJi jjeucc /rnt plane .was en route from | settlement as the only hope of Ooos* Bay, Labrador, to Prest*«•«,; Scotland, when the engines Began Jailing about 600 miles west of Iceland. not win an arms race against Arabs his relations with officials withi having access to Soviet block the executive branch of the gover- stocks." The answer for Israel, Dulles said, lies in the protection of the U. N. which was instrumental in creating the country and in the assurances of the United States, Britain and Prance that they will act against aggression by either side. U. S. policy, Dulles said, is to be a 'friend of both the Israelis and the Arabs." He said the United States is concentrating on an Arab-Israeli peace A Little Late, But Santa Arrives in Yuba City mobiles silted over their tops. Six- thousand'acres of farm land By WAYNE HARBERT ^t-S Sfffi toi-* -^a-S'Sa^ give the children of this flood- 'Santa Claus rudely awakened, ravaged town some of the be- ' lated cheer, and presents, they missed when they had to flee the day before Christmas. About 1:30 a.m. on Dec, 34 a Feather River levee broke at near, by Shanghai Bend, Itttlnt In * wall of water which imashed hundreds headlined the town weekly ,ai the two jolly fellows in red arrived yesterday to start the gift-giving at a carnival on the Main St. One asked which of the squealing children had been good and which had been little monsters, , But It w«s Gov, Goodwin J. Knight who got the greatest »p- of'homes and Hooded almost Uie pl«use. Thai W«s when he told the ertlre town'of .12,000. , . 'several thousand people gathered There wasn't much warning and In (he cool spring 'sunshine the when the waters finally went down,state must build a giant dam on M dud ww* IOBML MOM ft MM* I in* riw te control future flood*. A million-dollar patch more than a mile long has been made in the levee but the river »tll) curls darkly by. Loudspeakers blared Christmas carols along with « tune called "Reindeer Rock" x the kids rode free on the ferrls wheel. Sixteen jets roared overhead. Entertainment from Hollywood was promised for today, witlrthree tons of toys being handedjbuti Blossoming «tmond trees .dot UM city, softening the vistas of nouses stflK torn open, sflhlirdf iheth' buck Ptij their .foundation)), others lyln? »•< the ,t4trr : l5fl.,them. • •. • • i&'i Tor Drlji ... Bathtub* tad Mrtn itiu about. On one roof is a giant toy P«nda. Acroo* the street a mama doliUea broken in a bed of rubbish. Chriatmas'in February was in- aplt«4;jqr g^ Jngiewood, Calif., Lions Club,'which first started a W/drlvt.,Then the local Lions and *.W* i '..« v « r yone else In town took Ityflp., :..'• -..'., ' V**».:;toyi eventually, came from •J^Jjr^away u New York city, ™«»tOj:.fc!ttle, Vancouver, B. C. «nf *«nU Barbara: • •• • . U Is unbelievable,'! said Mayor lilcnn Gauche, "that people will st.ll remember a Yuba City Chrlat- 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. Dr. 6. E. Roberts Dies in Memphis Dr. B. E. Roberts, Negro physician who came to Blytheville in 1919, died in a Memphis hospital last night. He was one of Blythevllle's most prominent Negro citizens. A 1910 graduate of Meharry Medical College, Nashville, Tenn., he practiced In LaGraiiRe, Tenn., before coming here. Last year, he received an award from the National Medical Association In recognition of his long S'rvlce in this nron. "e leaves his wire, Llnollu Rob' -•rls, Amngemcnti at* Uiooinplett. Today Is Deadline For School Elections Today Was the deadline ior filing for Mississippi County school district elections. List of candidates for school board members will be announced Monday by John Mays, county supervisor of schools. Ira Young:, Harrison High School otball find basketball coach has ien 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 ($>)— Airport officials said today the Syrian Airways Dakota which exploded in flight yesterday, killing 19, was struck by lightning. The twin-engine plane crashed about 15 miles fro mAleppo. It was en rout to Damascus. The pilot was Greek. The other two crewmen and 16 passengers were Syrians. Severe Grace Will Grace Hew Postage Stamp in Monaco MONTE CARLO, Monaco (If) — 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 actress Gcace -Kelly bare-shouldere' i . nnd unsmiling With hnlr 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 too "smiling." The photo arrived some time ago [rom the Prince, who had many i taken to be used on the stamp, 'wedding plctorm, medallion* anal other such items. The -stamp itself Is expected to bring a tidy bit of revenue to the little protectoraW. 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 Mra Kelly on one side nnd the Prince on the other. He li wearing the sashed uniform of a colonel of hlj tiny army. Between the portraits Is a crown and tho entwined letters "R" and "G." The stamp will be Issude In denominations from one to MO

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