The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on May 5, 1953 · Page 2
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TUESDAY, MAY B, 1958 BLYTHEVILLE (AftK.) COURIER NEWS Asks $5.8 Billion In Foreign Aid Ike Says Amount Needed to Ward Off Soviet Threat (Continued from Page I) total figures the mistake has been in setting them too low. Wy The president used the round ' figure of $5,800,000,000; Dulles pinpointed it at $5,828,000,000. Former President Truman hart proposed $7.600,000,000, in the budget he sub| -milled lasl January. Eisenhower told the Congress "it is necessary to do more in the Far East," adding: "We are proposing to make substantial resources available to assist the French and the associated states in their military efforts to defeat the Communist Vietminh aggression." 'To Further Freedom" < As to the necessity for the ap- proprialion, Eisenhower said, "the basic purpose of this program is simply the long-term security of the United States living in the shadow of the Soviet threat." He said the program included approximately $5,250,000,000 "for technical, economic, and developmental purposes designed to promote more effective use of the resources of the free nations' and thus to further the freedom and Security of all of us." f£i s The President said earmarking of so large a portion of the fund for military purposes "is a measure of the peril in which free nations continue to live," and added: "The blunt, sober truth is that we cannot afford to relax our defenses until we have seen clear, unmistakable evidence of genuinely peaceful purpose on the part of the Soviet Unipn." Referring to his overall request, the president said: "Unequivocally I can state that this amount of money judicially spent abroad will add much more to our nation's ultimate security in the world than would an even greater amount spent merely to increase the size of our own military forces in being. "Were the United States to fail to carry out these purposes, the free world could become disunited at a moment of great peril when Peace and war hang precariously 'n balance. "This is the best way to defend successfully ourselves and the cause of freedom." Commodity And Stock Markets- York Cotton May July Oct Dec Open High Low 1:15 . 3426 3428 3398 3406 . 3423 3424 3395 3407 . 3382 3384 3362 3374 . 3375 3376 3357 3367 New Orleans Cotton May July Oct , Dec Open High Low 1:15 . 3432 3432 3406 3411 . 3422 3422 3394 3405 . 3382 3382 3365 3372 . 3377 3377 3358 3365 Soybeans May July . Sept Nov . Open . 303% 300% 284% 27454 High Low 30454 302% 301 299 284% 282% 275 273 Vi Chicago Corn May July Open High Low 157% 157',4 156% 161 181H 160% Chicago Wheat May July Open High Low 21814 218'/, 217% 220% 22051 219V» 1:15 303 299 283 274 Close 157 160% Close 217% 219 PAGE THRKB New York Stocks A T and T 155 3-4 Amer Tobacco 733-8 Anaconda Copper i 38 1-4 Beth Steel 53 1-2 Chrysler 80 Coca-Cola 116 1-2 Gen Electric V72 3-8 Oen Motors 63 7-8 Montgomery Ward 63 N Y Central 22 1-2 Int Harvester 30 1-8 3 C Penney 70 3-8 Republic Steel 49 3- Obituaries ^ester Lutes Dies in England Word has been received here of the death of Maj. Lester Lutes, formerly of Blytheville. Maj. Lutes was stationed with the U G Air Force in England Burial for Maj> Lutes, nephew ol the late Henry Lutes of Blytheville, and son of Mrs. Lillie Lutes of Elizabethton, Tenn., is to be in Arlington Cemetery, Washington, D.c. No details of the services were available here. An Air Force Medical officer, Maj Lutes served in World War II and had been in England for 18 months. Rites Tomorrow For A. J. Rhoads Services for Andrew Jackson Rhoads of Blytheville, who died at Blytheville Hospital yesterday after * t heart attack, will be conducted & 2 p.m. tomorrow at Calvary Baptist Church by the Rev. J. H. Melton, pastor, assisted by the Rev. P. H. Jernigan. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery with Cobb Funeral Home in charge. Mr. Rhoads, who was a carpenter, was 54. Born in Indiana, he had resided here nearly all his life. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Laura Rhoads; a son, 'Wayne Radio 26 1-4 Socony Vacuum 34 3-8 Studebaker 36 Standard of if J ...... 717-8 Texas Corp 54 Sears 58 1-4 U S Steel 40 1-8 Sou Pac 45 5-8 Livestock NATIONAL STOCKYARDS, HI. I/B— (OS'DA)—Hogs 9,000: active: barrows and gilts steady to 15 higher than. Monday's average; advance on some weights under 230 Ibs; lighter weight sows steady to 25 lower: others steady to 25 higher; choice 180-230 Ibs 24.00-10; more at 24.00; few loads choice Nos. 1 and 2 200-225 Ibs at 24.15; 240-270 Ibs 23.25-85; heavier weights scarce; 150-170 Ibs 22.2523.75; 120-140 Ibs 19.25-21.50; sows 400 Ibs down 21.50-22.00; heavier sows 19.50-21.25; boars 14.50-17.00; few at 17.50. Cattle 4,500, calves 1,400; moderately active demand and initial sales fully steady on steers, heifers and cows although relatively little done; small lot high choice and prime medium weight steers 23.25; few lots good quality replacement steers 20.00-21.00; good and choice mixed steers and heifers 19.0022.00; utility and commercial cows 13.50-16.00. Negro School's Operetta Tonight Elm Street Grade School pupils will present an operetta, "Rumpel- stillskin," at 8 o'clock tonight at the Harrison High School Gymnasium, Originally scheduled for last night, the operetta, adapted from Grimm's Household • Stories, was postponed till tonight because of weather conditions. The cast includes Gordon Odom, Richard Hughes, Norrls Evans, Qer- aldine Gaddis, Collie Fay Jones and Freddie B. Wells. Rhoads of Blytheville; a daughter, Mrs. Ralph Deavers of Pocahontas; five brothers, B. 3\ Rhoads, Jr., Preston Rhoads and Everett Rhoads, all of Blythevlle; H. C. Rhoads of Maiden, Mo., and O. D. Rhoads of Dyess; and a sister Mre. Raymond Whittle of Cooter, Mo. Pallbearers will be Charles Lipford, Jim England, William Hbynes. Bob Sanders, W. C. West and Elmer Vancleve. Only 6 More Days To Buy Your Beautyrest $5 Down Deliversl $1 Weekly Pays for| If! No Carrying Charge! HUBBARD & SON URNITURE HOWDY, roUNG FELLERS — Dale Evans arid Roy Rogers Captured the hearts of Osceola yesterday with their songs, jokes and admonitions to the kiddies to "Go to church, brush your teeth and listen to mother and daddy." They were caught by the camera here with two shy youngsters following their appearance, the third of the day, at Roaemvald School. (Courier News Hioto) WESTERN STARS AT OSCEOLA — Osceola's Dale Evans, Fran- res Smith, brought her famous husband, Roy Rogers, for a visit to the old home town Sunday. Monday they found themsolvos doing more shows than they usually did each day on their just-completed nationwide tour. But these shows were for fun sa they toured the city's schools. Here they are shown singing a duet before the wildly excited children at Osceola Grade School. (Courier News FJiotu) BASE (Continued from Page 1) come," he said. The situation is more confused than glum, Rep. Gathings reported. The Air Force, he said, seems to be particularly eager to get Blytheville reactivation under way and is pressing toward that end. The Congressman said he and Senators McClellan and J. W Pul- bright have made numerous attempts to get a decision from the administration, but that "the matter rests With the top-echelon group of the administration." Final Tidelands Vote Due Today WASHINGTON I/PI — The Senate today edged toward expected passage by nightfall of legislation to establish state ownership of oil-rich offshore submerged lands within their boundaries. Opponents, although fighting to the end what they call a "giveaway" of federal property, conceded defeat. Votes on a" series of amendments precede the final vote. Debate on each amendment was limited to 10 minutes, beginning at 1 p.m. Proponents predicted passage of the Eisenhower-backed measure by a measure of nearly 2 to 1. 50DY (Continued from Page 1) had not seen the man for 12 years, ind knew nothing of his family. Clarence Grace, addressee on the envelope, could not be contacted at Fulton, they reported. The Pemiscot County Sheriff's office at Carulhersville said nolhing was known there about the man. His relatives there had not seen him for several years. There had been no report of his being missing, the sheriff's office reported. The body was found near the west bank of the river by a Negro, who pulled it ashore before calling Two Auto Collisions Are Reported Here Two cars collided at llth and Main Streets yesterday. Billy Mack Lane of 2325 West Hose Street, traveling west on Main, and P. E. Coolcy of 1125 Hearn, going south in nth Street, were involved in the wreck. Officer J. R. Gunter investigated. George Green of Blytheville, Rt. 3, and Donald Russell of Kenwood Drive collided in a minor accident on South Broadway, just south of Ash Street, about 1:10 p.m. yesterday. Officer Betrie Vastbinder re- pouted. offiiers. A funeral home attendant estimated the body Had been in the water three or lour weeks. William Shakespeare's written vocabulary is estimated at about 20,000 words; Milton used only TRUCE (Continued from P*g« 1) details. "The original Communtot proposal made in detail tiler w* opened negotiations Is In effect m means of securing the forced repatriation of all prisoners regardless of whether these prisoiwrs will », back of their own will," he said, referring to the Red demand that all balking POWs be sent out of Korea utter a truce. Harrison continued: "The Communist refusal to ao- cept one of our nominations or to nominate one of their own is strictly a negotiating tactic intended not to reach a reasonable agreement but to gain their own objectives and to wear us down just by words or to try to draw us off into Bide issues, into insignificant things. We have been negotiating about nine days now and up to the moment I have had nothing to Indicate that the Communists really desire an armistice." The delegates meet again at 11 m. Wednesday. Eight Hukf Killed MANILA —The Army said today eteht Communist Huk rebels were killed when they 'tried to ambush two motorized Army patrols southeast of Manila yesterday, it reported one soldier was killed and four wounded. "Jack Ketch" means the same as "public hangman" in England, where Ketch was a notorious executioner. 'ConoMi/ Aw 25cars averag® 1 9^ Miles pet-Ballon 'm/m i, Modern can offer a high degree of economy, but few drivers are getting it. The Mobilgas Economy Run clearly shows you how to get from .your car all that's built into it...all the gas mileage your car can deliver. Stock cors, certified by AAA. These are cars you might have bought in a dealer's showroom. They weren't tampered with or "souped-up." 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