The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on June 11, 1948 · Page 3
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FRTDAT, JUNK 11, 194? BLYTHEVIU;E 'No-Polilics' Act Violation Barred Employment Service In Memphis Named In March Act Charge WASHINGTON. June ll.(UP) — An InvestlBiUor for the House Appropriations Conunlilee char II westerday that, officials of the ^"'lessee State Employment Ser- nnrn R re- poil 01 the committee by Robert narnr H (f ''° U!Vs Cllicf ""'esti- is' ,,' ,' ! l "' BP<i tllc rom'nltleo to |S<,tlie Justice Department to make Tasc 5 " " 8 i " vcsll « nll °"" of Ihe I-ee's report was disclosed on the House floor ny Hep. Prank n Keefc. n., Wis ._ R ri)|lkhig member 01 the Appropriations Conunittec He did, not immediately say what action the committee will take Lee saw investigation disclosed that employes of the Memphis off- Ice of the Employment Service were required to contribute 10 per cent of one month's salary to the campaign of c.ov. James McCord "or e).'».'"The facts' as reported "would Indicate rather specifically that the natch Act has been circumvented and specifically violated," the investigator said. He saw his investigation was confined to Memphis, but Indications are the same type ot solicitation Is being made of the agency's em- ployes throughout Tennessee. The Hatch Act is involved. Lee said, because the State Employment. Service is supported by federal contributions. He said this gives the Justice Department jurisdiction over the alleged violations. 1»It appears to be traditional in the Sl.ite of Tenessce to enforce a contribution on the part of State employes to political campaicns as a measure of loyalty to the existing administration," Lee In his report. said Use of Pressure Denied MEMPHIS, Teiin., June 11. (UP) — Ike Friedman, manager of the Memphis office of the Tennessee State Employment Office, said today that there was no "pressure" used to obtain campaign contributions from his employes. An Investigator for the House Appropriations Committee reported in Washington that worker.? in the Memphis office were asked to donate to Gov. Jim McCord 's campaign fund "or else." "Everyone was told that they Mi'ln't have to contribute unless Wey wanted to— and not everyone did," Friedman said. "How much was collected and who contributed I don't know. I didn't make a check because no pressure was put on anyone." William O. Farmer, who works In the Memphis office, acted as collector of the funds. He said he volunteered after several employes said they'd like to contribute to the governoi-s campaign. "But, before I accepted a penny from anyone, I asked if it was a voluntary contribution and each one told me it was," Farmer said. COUKIER Last Surviving Sister of Czar Moves to Farm MONTREAL, June 11. <UP)_ The last surviving sister of Czar Nicholas IF of Russia, the Grand Duchess Olgn Alcxniukov A Kill- tin her wny to a new life on an Ontario (aim. With the grand duchess were her husband, amt tlielr two sons with their wives and children The family rested nt the estate of the Brand duchess' nephew, Huron A. 1'. De MeiulKcn at Lnrnl-sur- I.e Lac, Qiie., lie/ore continuing to Toronto. The family come to Canada under the auspices of the Canadian Pacific Railway Department of Tin- miRratlon and Colorlzatlon. They had been living In Oetumirlc. "Its hard to tell what the future of Europe holds." the grand duchess said, "We Icel there is more future In Canada for our children and grandchildren." The family settled in Denmark after fleeing Russia during the Holshcvist revolution in 1917, and took up farming. Methodist Join In Fight Against W. Memphis Track MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 11. (UP) —The Memphis annual conference of the Metljodist Church yesterday petitioned Gov. Ben Lancy of Arkansas to turn down the" apuhca- l'~n to build the proposed $2,OCO,* "Dixie Downs" race track near VUst Memphis, Ark. The anti-track resolution was sponsored by the Rev. John B. Peters, Memphis district superintendent, it received support from presiding bUhop William T. Watkiiio Louisville. Ky. The resolution said: "We respectfully petition the honorable Mr. Laney the governor of the state of Arkansas (o deny the licensing of horse racing and pari-mutuel betting in our nearest, city, We.si Memphis, Ark. "We do not presume to tell our neighbors of another state, how to manage their own affairs of state. Hut we respectfully remind them that while the Mississippi may be a natural boundary between these two states, there are, and never can be boundaries between the spiritual realm — gambling on either side of the river is still deleterious and sinful." "We, as spiritual leaders, do request the honorable governor, and the Racing Commission of Arkansas to aid themselves and their nearby neighbors of Tennessee in creating a wholesome atmosphere for our children and children's children on both sides of this majestic and historic river." CHURCH NEWS ST. STEPHENS F.l'ISCOl'AL CIlUHt'H Sixth anil Walnut Sis. Church School, 9:30 a.m. Morning Worship, 11:00 a.m. TAKBKO METHODIST CHURC Ray 1',. IH.-j-ester. puior 1st. 3rd. 5th Sundays. Preaching Services. 1:00 p.m. Sunday School, 10 a.m. Second and 4th Sundays Preaching Services, n a.m. Young People, C:30 p.m. HALF MOON ASSEMBLY OF GO Martin Reagan, arrrng pastor Sunday School, in a.m. Chart Springer, siiiwrintcndent. Morning Worship, n a.m. Evening Worship, 8 p.m. v.'edhcsd'.y prayer meeting, T: p.m. CHURCH OF CHRIST E. W. Stotall, piitor Sunday School. 9:50 a. in Worship Service 10:50 ».m. Ilible Sillily, 6:45 p.m. Evening Service, 8 p.m. IMMANUEL, BAPTIST CHURCI A. M. Jiouston, patlor Sunday School, 10 u.m Morning Worship, n ».m Training Union, 7 p.m. Evening Service, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday night prayer "-rvice 7 p.m. Marriage Licenses The following couples obtained a marriage license yesterday in the office of Miss Elizabeth Blythe county clerk: B. P. Montgomery and Mrs. Alma Denison of Lcachville. Camden's Population Over 10,000 Mark U.S. Navy Instruments Record Violent 'Quake MIAMI. Fla., June 11 (UP) Geopnysfeist Marion H. Oilmore at the Navy Hurricane Center here said today that a distant but violent earthquake lasting about two hours was recorded on the seisco- graph yesterday. Oilmore said the temblor started about 3 p.m. GST but added that without reading from other ASSEMBLY OK COI) CHUKC. L. O. Ramsey, paxtor Sunday School, 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship, 11 a.m. Evening Worship. 8:00 p.m. Prayer Meeting, Wed. 7 p.m. Christ Ambassador tie'vict* «•; ,,.m. I Children's Church. 6:30 p.m. ' Evangelistic Services. 7:30 p.m. BURDETTE CHURCH OF OOI! R. E. Shaw, pufor Sunday Scnooi, 9:4fi a.m. Morning Worship, u a.m. Youth Service, 7 p.m. Evening Service, 8 p.m. FULL GOSPEL TABKK.VACLE Vent Bnwlin, pastor Sunday School, 8:45 a.m Morning Worship. 11 a.m. Young People, 6:45 |j.m. Evening Worship, 7:30 p.m. GATEWAY TABERNACUE L. O. Borah, pastor Church Service, 9:45 »m Evening Worship. 7:30 p.m. Church service. Wednesday am Friday, 7:30 p.m. FIRST CHURCH 01 THE NAZAKCNE Daniel S<:irii.rd, pastor Sunday School, 9:45 a . m . Morning Worship. 11 a.m. Young People's Meeting 7-15 p.m Evening worship, 1:« p.m. Sunday School, 8:15 a.m. NUMBER NINE BAPTIST CHURCil Howard K. Klni, pa««r Sunday School, 9:<5 ».m. seismographs he was unable to sa where it occured.. "It was a big one, though," lie said. MILK AND THOSf VANILLA WAFERS Distributed h, I. I). Fleming. Fl.ythcvHIc. Ark. Plaster and Stucco Phone 2029 SULLIVAN-NELSON CHEVROLET CO. 301 W. Walnut Phone 578-579 BlytheviHe Morning Worship. 11 n in. 'IVKlnliiE Union. 7 u.m. ,K Evciilnii Worship. 8 p.m. {$ Sumltiy &'lioc». icsii a.m. IJIXY STKKKl' BAI'TISI Morning Worship, 10:I>5 Km. TralnitiB Union 6:45 a in Evening Worship 7:30 p.m. FLAT I.AKr MKTHODIST CHUBCH Kay L. Mcl.e>(er |M»I W Every suiidny I'rcscliliiK Service 9:30 » m. Sundny School, 1(1:30 B in. Young E'eople. «:30 p.m. GOSNKI.I, HAI'TIST rilUKCIl Carl CiLsll, m , paslnr Siiurl^y School, 10:i» » m Morning Worship. )i : oo ».,„. TrainliiK Union, 7:3n p HI tft'cnin? Worshij), 8:00 pin Thursday, 7:30 p.m., Prayer Ser- W001)U*NI) fOltNKR BAI'TIST CIIDKI II ArnuliI Cluylon, p^islor Sundi\y School, 10:00 n in Worship Service. 11:00 H.m B. T. U.. 7:00 pin. Evening Worship. 8:00 p.m. Wednesday Prayer Service. 7:00 ARMOIiHI, IIAI'TIST CIIDKCH Homer Adklns, paslor Sunday School, 10:09 a.in Preaching. 11:00 a.m. Training union. 7:00 p.m. Evening Worship, 8:00 pm Wednesday, Prnyer Meeting, 7-30 )-m. CHURCH OF Till-: IMMACULATE CONCEPTION Rev. B. Franc!.: Mrllerlll, \nsiar Key. Paul Hiijarskl, assistant pastor Sunday Masse*. 7:30 ami 10:00 L. 111. Weekday Masses, 8:00 p.m. FIRST MKTHOmST CHURCH Allen I). .Stewart, pastnr Church School, U:45 a in. Worship services. 10:40 a.m. Junior and Intermediate Fellowship, 6:30 p.m. Senior and young People MYF 45 p.m. Worship Services. 8:00 p.m. Alter Church , Fellowship, 0:00 Wednesday Choir Rehearsal 7-M p.m. lillile Study, 8:30 p.m. PROMISED LAND METHODIST CHURCH Ray I,. Md-ester. pastor 1st. 3rd, 5th Sundays. Preaching Services. if:oo a.m. Sunday School every uilrtay. 10:00 .m. Second anil Fourth Sundays, Preaching crvlccs, 7:00 p.m. LAKE STREET METHODIST CHURCH Theron McKissun, pastor Suud.iy S;'liiH)l, S:45 n.in. I'lViu-liliig Service, 10:D5 «.m. W.SC.S., Monday, ^;3o ]>.„,. Wrtlnesday Mill-Week .Seivio V:30 p.m. FIKST I'ltKSIIYTKKIAN CHIIIWJH Ki'v. lluriry T. Kldd. vuior Sundiiy School. 0:46 «.m. Morning Worship. ii : oo «.m. Ymiiiu People. G:30 p.m. Wectm>«lny Choir liehcar.sal, T:JO p.m. FIKST HAI'TIST CHDKCH K. C, Hrt>*n, pu>lc>r Sunday School. B:-io a.m. MuiniiiB Worship Smiei, W*5 n. m. 'rrulnine Union, 7:00 p.m. Kvciiltii! Worship. 8:00 p.m. Weaui'.sdiiy Prayer Service, 7:*5 p.m. Saturday Junior Choir Practice. 10:15 u.m. C'HRISTIAN SCIENCE SERVICES Human'* rlulihoiisr. NIC W, Main Owl The Preserver Of .Man, Is Ihe .subject o! the U's.Min-Sermon which will be read In all Church und .Societies or the Church o( Christ. Sdi'iilisis, O u Sunday. FIRST I.UTIIKKN CIIVRCII Kiiliert Jacuer, iMstor Sunday SchiKil, 10:00 a.m. Morniiifj Worship and Holy communion, 11:00 a.m. Special Service (or deaf—8 p.m. CAI.VARV UAl'TIST ('IU)RCII P. H. .1rrnlK:iii,°|>»ntw Sunday School. 9:45 u .m. MiunhiB Worship, 11:00 n.m. Iini-rinedlntus (-,. A.'s, 5:30 pin. H. T. U.. 7:00 p.m. Evening Worship. 8:00 p.m. Wednesday Choir Rehearsal and officers anil teachers meeting at tin; same hour. 7:00 put. Wednesday Prayer Meeting, 8:00 p.m. FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH llw. Lester l>. Hfruhhar, pastor Sunday School. 9:45 a.m. MornliiR Worship. Sermon. "The Christian I.lle As They Walk," 11:00 a.tn. Junior choir, a:00 pin. Young Pceples Meeting, C:30 p.m. Wednesday Choir liclieiiis.il, 7:30 p.m. Thursday Mule Chorus Practice, 7::)0 p.m. Friday, Crusaders of Hie Cross. 6:15 p.m. ISRAKI, Dr. Alfr«l Mse, r.il>l>l Confinnallon Services Rt 10: a.m. Saturday antl 3:00 p.m. Sunda for (lie coiifliniant of Mnnlcy Fell licrK. sou of Mr. «nd Mrs. Slclne Platt. Osceola Churches FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH L. R. .SUM Jr., pastor FREE AM Style, Tone/ Performance and Value ^ Sensahona! Emerson Radio Model 557. Evcryth EMfRSON RADIO SELF-POWERED PORTABLE MODEl 560 Only 8I/; in. wi,ie-il packs a»totiis1iin s power willi fill . PCI!) lone. j\raroi>n plnslic cabinet. AH n<iw fcahnes. 14' Supcr-l'oH'crc,] Kmo c.l Krncrson fj n <li,, f, )r Evor Pur{(OM ._ fcvcrv I'ursc-froui $16.95 /• Open and Account! DHEIFUS MRR! ilritirns . . . Wear I'lianmn HE nr.sr \IM\ST. Bible School, D;<B «.rn. Morning Worship, 10:50 a.ni Evening KeiTlco, 1:00 p.m Midweek Bcrvlc«, 7:30 p.m. ST. MATrilKW-K CiiDKCH Funiili B. MrDrvIK, pi.im- Mass, B:oo a.m. PAG* TORE! CHURCH I*. T. I.avrencf, |>aKlctr Sunday School, 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship, n u, m . Young People, 5;oo |i m. Wednesday evening service, 7:30 p.m. FIRST H\ IT 1ST CHURCH RUSM-II J. flubb, pa.tur Sunday .St'lwnl, 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship. 11:00 dm. Hi T. Union, fi::«i p m. I'.'vcnlni; .Service, 7::)0 p.m Midweek Service, 7:30 p.t'n. CHIIHCH OK (.'IIIt 1ST . C. Thompson, piiiitor Hible Bduiol, U:-I5 n.in. Morning Worship, 10:15 urn. Kvenlni! Ki'rvlcc, 7:30 p.in, Sunday Hchuol, fi:« ». in. riKS'r PKNTECOSTAL cmmcn Normin m.nt ut .n, *u Morning Service, 11:00 i.m. KraihiB Servlc*, 7:SO pjn. FIKST MKTHOUUT CBUBCB llrrv hello CutHhKa*, yr-fa* Sunday Bcl.ool, 8.45 »j«. Morning jervlce, 11:00 «.•. Methodist Youth MJoirahto, f.» p.m. Evening Sorvloe, f.K p*. 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