The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on December 9, 1955 · Page 6
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FACE SIX BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS FRIDAY, DECEMBER », 19B8 Tito Likes Boats but Taste In. Painting Etnbarassing By STAN SWINTON' day in the home of Mr, and Mrs. BRIONI, Yugoslavia (AP) — You can find out a lot about a man if you poke around hisj S - T ^ £ eavvisand Mrs w w Peter . living room for a while — even a dictator. For instance, Marshall Josef Broz Tito, President son left Sa ' turda y for sedaiia. MO., Mr. and Mrs. Charles Davis and son of Lepanto and Mr. and Mrs. Olis Rice and children spent Sun- of independently Communist Yugoslavia, likes boats — be they models or real speedboats, His taste in antique statuary is excellent and his taste in painting embarrassing. You reach the Tito mansion by ( his life as a revolutionary, often, merger? in hiding. I i"eli that he must have] A good deal of this is expected walking up a winding drive, past fountains lighted with changing colors at night and wooded groves whc*re white-tailed deer hide. Just short of the house, you see the sleek convertible Tito lives to drive. Too, you pass carriages drawn by magnificent grey horses. And then yo 1 ^ are looked over by security guards and into the house you go. The living room is the reverse of cozy. The big room is floored in black marble. At, the far end is a piano, prettily painted gold and ivory. Five model ships are spotted around the room: an old galleon, a big model of the coastal vessel Vladimir Nazor in drydock, and thre« sailboats. Roman Statuttes Inside a glass case are dozens o beautiful Roman statuettes, al magnificently preserved and exe cuted with a grace which hints they likely were the work of Greek slaves. Tito proudly reported al were excavated on Brioni. Oddly out of place in the room is a Spanish cavalier in delicately painted porcelain—but not nearly as out of place as a large statue o a nude girl with her hands covering her face. This stands outside on the veranda. The veranda stretches the length of the house. F*rom it you can look down through the oak trees to a snug artificial harbor in which Tito keeps his speedobats. which he pilots himself. A winding' cemenl staircase littered with acorns lead up to the house. Often Tito climbs into a speedboat with his hansome brunette wife and roars out to Vanga, a smaller island. There he likes to exercise a hobby shared with President Eisenhower—cooking. Tito is an ardent amateur chef. Man of Action The home of the boss of Yugoslavia is that of a man of action, except for the oddly out of place piano and Spanish cavalier. But most out of place of all is the one big oil painting which stands in his living room. The frame is battered, the painting torn in several places. It shows plump women holding down a cow, while cherubs wing about, and as a. work of art it is very inferior. The dynamic Tito spent most of where they will spend several days in the home of their son, S Sgt. Sherman Peterson. Mrs. Lula Mae Jacobs and son _ Ronnie spent Saturday at Whitton picked up a conviction somewhere! For instance, the two textile work-l \vich her parents, Mr. and Mrs. along the line that a living roomiers unions are talking jf a con-'T. L. Freols. should have a big painting r.nd he] solidation. .Separate paper \vorkersf W. C. Mikes and children, Bet- didn't care very much what his. units and meat industry unions! ty and Billy, of Memphis returned looked like. ; have similar plans. '. Mrs. Tom Anderson and grand- There wasn't a book or magazinej Whcpe are the areas of possible; dau Shter, Sandra, here Sunday af- in the room. Yes, it's mighty interesting to disagreement in the merged setup? The old feud among union lead- spend an nour in a man's living | prs about craft vs industrial or . room. You can learn a lot aboutj ganizat j 0n siin Jies smouldering him, including a man who rules a| Tnis Js tne issue that !ed to the nation. „. ,, I secession two decades ago to What has happened to Waller i fmmd (he p Reuther, the former CIO chief? _ . ,, . LI .. , „ ,1 ed Reuther, stepping aside for Basically. i> s this. Some unions j M r. and Mrs. J. L. Jacobs, Fri- ternoon. Gene Huddleston of Lepanto and Miss Ada Anderson of Dyess motored to Memphis Sunday afternoon where they visited her sister, Mrs. W. C. Wilkes. James Jacobs of Memphis visit- in the home of his parents, Menny to become one of 27 AFL- . . such as the carpenters and plumb-l day afternoon. CI Ovice presidents will still head I J the 1,200,000-member United Auto' SJ , Workers union and continue to be a very powerful influence, possibly second only to Meany. Reuther was well received in initial AFL- CIO convention appearances. Where will the AFL-CIO have its headquarters? A new, four-million-dollar building is being made ready for oc-1 referee. About 70 of the former cupancy in Washington. It's just! AFL unions and all of the former across a park from the White; CIO unions belong to an internal House All employes of both or-; P^ct known as the "no raiding" • - - - agreement. It binds signatory unions to submit all jurisdictional disputes to R neutral's binding deci- ers feel that a-yone in their craft! Mr. and Mrs. Eldridge Ford and ig to their union. In; sons of Wilson visited in the home industrial organization all workers j of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. in a particular establishment areJD. Hargraves, Saturday.' Mr. and Mrs. Roy H. Jones and Judy and Kathy Waldrip of Henderson, Tenn., spent the weekend here with her parents, Mr. and Mrs J. L. Jacobs. Mrs. H. O. Hinson spent Saturday here on business. Mr. and Mrs. Hinson are now making their organized in a .single union, even whatever plumbers or carpenters are among them. This is going to be a continuing problem which Meanj', in the final analysis, is going to have to ganizations arb being retained and merged into one staff. What about John L. Lewis United Mine Workers and other unions now out of the AFL-CIO? The 75-year-old Lewis, founde of the now-merged CIO, has at oni time or another been a power in both the API- and CIO. He has held aloof of the AFL-CIO and said the merger can't endure. Never theless, the miners someday may join up. Independent railroad unions are actively considering entering the AFL-CIO. They are the Brother hood of Firemen and Enginemen and the Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen, with a combined membership of nea rly 300,000. The Labor Department estimates the aggregate membership of unions outside the AFL-CIO r.t 1,800,000 What is the new organization's official name? "It's the American Federation of ,abor and Congress of Industrial Organizations. The separate AFI and CIO couldn't ngree on a new name so to get around what was real quarrel they just kept both. Eventually, they may trim dowi .his cumbersome t itle. How about mergers within the home with iheir son, Everett Hinson, in Memphis. Dyess Junior Basketball Boys Team played at Jonesboro Friday night. They won over Jonesboro 61-35. Billy Burl 1.1 on was high point man with 29 points. Mr. and Mrs. J. W. McMillan of Memphis spent Sunday here as guests of her parents, Mr/ and Mrs. P. B. Wood, A. A. Harold Williams and A. A. Don Soehl, both stationed at Milling ion Naval Base, spent the weekend here with Harold's parents. Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Williams. Dyess seniors spent their Senior Day Saturday at Jonesboro on the Arkansas State College campus. . Miss Mary Katharine Harris of Memphis spent the weekend here a's guest of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Harris. Pvt. Willie Young of Fort Houston, Va., arrived last week to visit! his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Otto Young. i Mr. and Mrs. Tommy Woodruff: of Evansville, 111., left Wednesday j for their home after spending a week here with her mother, Mrs. Ophelia Baker. Mr. and Afrs. Garwin Holland j and son left Saturday for their home at Detroit, Mich., after several days here with relatives. Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Batch were Sunday guests In the home of Mr. and Mrs. Bill Evans in Lepanto. Miss Mary Lou Balch of Memphis spent Monday night'here with relatives. Chantftlitr Kills Woman SAN MATEO, Calif. (* ~ A 50-pound wrought Iron chandelier broke loose from the ceiling of a restaurant banquet room Wednesday night and killed a 74-year-old woman diner. The victim was Mrs Christine B. Atwater, widow of the late H. Kent Atwater, mayor of Burlingame. former Don't Faucet NEW LONDON, Conn. (<fl — On n day when New London went 12 hours without water, because of a break in the main, a cigar store had a lot of its merchandise danv aged by water. A tenant in an apartment above the store forgot to close a faucet. WE'VE GOT IT! Over 33,000 different itemt in stock! H U BBARD HARDWARE Largest member of the moth family is the Atlas moth of India. It has a wingsprea^d of from 10 to 12 inches. TINIEST, MOST FEMININE TOMES EVER Plumber's Aide Gets to Keep Third of Fortune He Found CORSICANA, Tex. Itfl—An agreement to let a plumber's helper keep a third of the $60.000 he found jn a vacuum jug- buried in the basement of a Dallas home was reached Wednesday. Under it Jackson Davis., 24, Corsicana Negro, would receive $5,000 in addition to the $15,000 he spent before his find became known. The out-of-court settlement was announced by his attorney Matt Johnson. Davis uncovered the money while digging in the home of a Dallas cotton man. William D. Feder Jr. Dallas officers became suspicious of Davis' spending, arrested him and took the money, which they deposited in a bank. Davis was released and sued Felder. Sheriff Bill Decker-of Dallas and two of his deputies. Felclor said he didn't know the money was buried in his home but assumed his late father buried it during the depression when banks were failing. Federal Judge T. Wnitfield Davidson of DnJJns said the money would not be released by his court until some disposition is mnde of the claim of Mrs. Elsie Hnynes of Dallas who contends it wns her husband's. sion. The agreement has worked well.j as has a separate, similar deal among the building trades unions. Meany's job will be to get the unions which have refused to go along with such arrangements, j such as the teamsters, to line up.j Politics is likely to be an issue | too. Some leaders of former ALFi unions are Republican-inclined J and may balkt at any attempt onj the part of the majority of union chiefs who prefer the Democratic I party to make n formal choice between presidential nominees in the coming campaign. WE RENT • HOSPITAL IEDS . . . BABY BEDS • ROLLAWAY BEDS • USED REFRIGERATORS • USED WASHERS WADE FURNITURE CO. 112 W. Mail PIMM 3-JlZJ Brighten th« life of a hard-of- hearing friend or loved one for only 550! Viait or phone today for complete information. It** •o eaiv , . . «o thouKhtful' MRS. H. L. HARP 910 W. Walnut Phone 3-4448 EVMJ Eljin has the OuiaPonw Ma:r,;p[ing. juatanteed un&tiakaDH ELGIN MIUICfNT IIGINOARIA ELGIN VERONICA ELQIN SUSAN 1ft truly ilunning. Entrancing h.art Wilh dainly »». A lirttt chormir. Matching .xporuian rf.iign. Dom.d Hadlty Camion $» 9'«"M «• broctUt «4-9 79 WYilol.»42*° b«»ttt."^7 eo lipF- 'A9 McCAUGHEY JEWELRY In City Drag Store 100 W. Mala Blythcvllle, Ark. INClUOt ft! TAX * The car says and the price won't stop you Hit by Own Car VAN NUYS, Calif. (.-PI — When Mrs. Phyllis A. Loughlln's auto collided with another, she wns thrown to the street. Her car spun around find ran over her. Police said she was killed by her own cur. Joseph Dor [man, driver of the other cnr, was hospitalized with head injuries. Colorado has 30 penks which are : gher than Pike's Peak, the latter being 31st on the li.st. FARM LOANS ix Star Feature I. N« brdk-race reel U pa; *, N* st*ck V* (urchaMJ 3. An opportunity U establish credit with a large Insurance CV that la and hM been for manj yean a permanent lender in tali Mrri- 4. L«ng U«ie l«w tnterett rate 8. We jay the appraisal anil attorney Tee* C. Qalck service, fas* ct«atNc We clttc leans before ••>) c«mpitule> nuke Ihek !•• •pcctkn*. For Information, See, Call or Write LOGAN FINANCE CORP. 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For instance, your favorite body style in the 860 Beriel carries a price within a whisper of the cost of the imiller, lighter-powered lowest-priced cars! And that'i just the start. We're trading right now to set an all-time record for December. And so when you've heard our deal you m»y very well discover that there's virtually no difference in price at all! Come in and confirm that the 860 is the easiest car to want and to buy that ever came your way. ITS A MCf-YOU CAN HAV! ALL OF PONTIAC'S BIG-CAR GLAMOUR AND GO, FOR LESS THAN THE PRICE OF 44 MODELS OF THE ''LOW-PRICED THREE." fbntiac NOBLE GILL PQNTIAC, INC Srii t Walnut MIOM 1-6817 PRICE TOY SALE! GENERAL HARDWARE APPLIANCE COMPANY 109 W. Main Sf. Wheel Goods i to i Off Regular Price 109 W. Mam St.

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