The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on April 16, 1956 · Page 11
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MONDAY, APRIL 16,1959 BLTTHEVTLLB (ARK.) COURIER NEWS PAGE ELEVEH Commodity And Stock Markets- New York Cotton Mar 3225 3242 3224 3242 May 3579 3579 3571 3578 July 3342 3350 3337 3340 ' Oct 3240 324S 3225 3242 Deo 3236 3250 3232 3246 New Orleans Cotton Mar 3231 3233 3225 3225 May 3575 3576 3573 3576 July 3342 3352 3342 3342 Oct 3238 3245 3235 3243 Dec 3241 3251 3235 3250 Chicago Wheat May .... 235 238 234 23T/2 July .... 206'/i 2109; 206 208% Sep .... 208 210% 207% 210 Chicago Corn May .... 143% 145V4 142% 144% July .... 1461/2 149V, 146',2 14814 Sep .... 145 148% 145 147'A Chicago Soybeans May .... 2851,4 289 284 288ft July .... 289% 293 2871/4 292 Sep .... 255 259 254 257'/ 2 New York'Stocks A T and T Amer Tobacco . .. Anaconda Copper Beth Steel Chrysler Coca-Cola Gen Electric . ... Gen Motors Montgomery Ward N Y Central . Int Harvester ... Republic Steel . . Radio . .......... Eocony Vacuum . Standard of N J .. Texas Corp F. H. Brinkle Services Today •Services for Franklin H. Brinkle, 91-year-old pioneer resident of Osceola, were to be conducted at two o'clock this afternoon at First Christian Church in Osceola, the Rev. O. B. Moore officiating. A retired farmer, Mr. Brinkle died Saturday In a Memphis hospital. He was born In Covirigton, Term. Survivors include a son. Lydle, of Memphis; a daughter, Mrs. Lucy Rowe of Memphis; a brother, Walter Brinkle of Osceola; a sister, Mrs. Molly Tucker of Osceola and 10 grandchildren. Burial, with Swift Funeral Home in charge', will be at Bassett Cemetery. 182 i-a 81 5-3 r 8 5-8 162 3-4 •72 3-8 127 1-4i fl 3-4 45 I 9- I 42 7-8 35 5-8 48 3-8 46 1-4 74 3-4 60 130 1-2 Sears ' 327-8 U S Steel 60 1-4 Livestock ' NATIONAL STOCKYARDS, 111. !.«_<USDA I—«oss 16,000; steady to strong; mixed 180-250 Ib 14.8515.25; largely one price 15.00; some at 15.21, mostly No 1 and 2; few 14.71'; about 350 head mostly Is, few 2s, around 200-222 Ib 15.50; mixed grade 250-290 Ib 14.25-15.00; 150-170 Ib 13.75-14.50; 120-140 (b l~. 25-13^50; sows 400 Ib down 12.7513.50; heavier sows 11.75-12.75: boars 7.50-9.00. Cattle 7,000; calves 700; fully steady on steers and yearlings; low good and average choice 6.50-19.00 ;tew steers 19.50; cows utility and commercial mainly 12.00-13.00; few 13.50; canners and cutters 9.00-11.50; light weight shelly canners 8.00-50; bulls utility and commercial 13.00-15:00; good heavy bulls 12.00-50; canners and cutters 10.00-12.50; vealers 1.00 lower; choice 20.00-24.0; good and choice 16.00-20.; cull and commercial 9.00-15.00. Kidnap Victim Is Found Near Hope . HOPE, Ark. (&) — A 34-year-old N'onvich, Ct., man is hospitalized here today alter a 5-day ordeal in which he was robbed, tied up and virtually starved, beaten and left lying by the side of a highway. Hope Police Sgt. Scrub Mosie,r said the victim, Leon G, Benware, was found just inside the Hope city limits early Sunday morning. Hospital attendants today reported that Benware, first considered in serious condition, was "improved and now in satisfactory condition." Benware told police tha t three teenagers in blue jeans—two boys and a girl—robbed him in Connecticut on April 10. He said that he spent most of the nest five days trussed up on the floorboard of a car during the trip to Arkansas. He said that he was given only one "meal" of cheese and crackers during the five days, Sgt. Mosier and Police Chief Jack Brown said that Benware gave this account of the incidents: He gave a ride to the-three teen- jers near Norwich. One of the boys—both were about 17 years old —pulled a pistol and forced him to drive off on a side road. The trio robbed him of about $140 and then drove him to Richmond, Va. They exchanged cars and continued on to Arkansas. Dr. White in Taipei TAIPEI, Formosa (#)—Dr. Paul Dudley White, famed Boston heart specialist who attended President Eisenhower, spent a few hours in Taipei yesterday on his way to Hong Kong from Tokyo. During his stay here he helped diagnose the heart condition . of several prominent Chinese, among them Dr. Wang Chung-hui, head of the Judicial Yuan (Council). This Week's Special! CHROME DINETTES 9 PC. CHROME DINETTE SUITE 7 PC. CHROME DINETTE SUITE $10 Down-$6.00 Monthly Moore Furniture Co. Phone PO 2-2660 "SoYC More Of Moore'sf" 306-310 E. Main ISRAEL (Continued from Page,)) the Egyptian dictator and his «!• lies are planning to do the same thins to Israel In Us qu'n land?" President Izhak Ben-Vai urged Israel's youth to prepare for "defense against any attack by the enemy who threatens to destroy us." ZM.OOO Troop* The military source who disclosed the arrival of the Mystery- jets estimated that the Arab states could field 280,000 troops against Israel's army of 226,000. In Cairo, Premier Nasser declared that Egypt 15 surrounded by "enemies who try to degrade our honor." "We are united in one line and our policy is aimed at achieving bur own welfare," he told newly graduated army officers. "Egypt now looks to its armed forces as the main power which will defend her." Egypt and Israel have agreed unconditionally to stop shooting except in self-defense. Hammarskjold left Cairo Saturday after initial talks with Nasser. He said he had accomplished what he set out to,do there. He confers today with Lebanese leaders and leaves tomorrow for Israel. TORNADO (Continued from Page 1) Army set up reliei' centers and pro- vived food and shelter for the homeless. National Guardsmen patrolled the area and set up a rescue center. Lloyd Noland Hospital at Fair field, nearest, to the disaster scene, was swamped by the firs wave of injured. All available doctors and nurses were summoned to help the injured who lay In emergency rooms and corridors. Polio Was No Handicap To This Boy Scout SPRINGFIELD, 111. W)-A 13- year-old Chicago Boy Scnitt, his legs withered by polio, hobbled 20 miles on crutches to earn a final merit badge that'll make htm an Eagle Scout. Joel Shaefler admitted yesterday "he was a little tired" when the IS 1 ? hour ordeal was over, It earned him his hiking merit badge, the only one he lacked. A scout official made the hike with Shaeffer to make sure the boy didn'l jeopardize his health. Shp.af- fer is expected to receive his Eagle Scout award in May. KEFAUVER (Continued from Page 1) leaders' meeting, called Truman ' 'one of the worst presidents in American history." He accused the former President of "sniping from the sidelines at one of the best." "Mr. Truman is a disgruntled, frustrated man who Is jealolis of President Eisenhower and will do everything to tear down his great record and his great popularity," Hall said. Butler attacked what he called "the myth of Eisenhower invincibility" and the "Republican press," which he said has spread reports of a third party movement in the South to "create dissension" in the party. If Eisenhower vetoes the farm bill, Butler added, "without nny question of a doubt it will seal his political doom." Much of New Mexico's population lives above the altitude of 5,000 feet. FARM (Continued from Pane 1) able farm commodities for the year beginning July 1. 4. Finally, Elsenhower urged the lawmakers to enact his soil bank plan "as promptly as possible ... before next fall's seeding for next year's crops." 4 Frovlsloni Unacceptable The President said the four main provisions made the bill unacceptable to him: (1) the return{ to rigid 90 per cent of parity supports for basic commodities; (2) dual parity for wheat, corn, cotton and peanuts; (3) mandatory price supports for feed rains; and (4) multiple-price plans for wheat and rice. The veto unquestionably will have far-reaching significance in this year's political campaign. For one thing, it gives Democrats, who have been reluctant to attack Elsenhower personally, an issue on which they can hammer at the President. Although the bill was pushed by the Democratic majority in Congress it won support from many farm state Republicans. Some said a veto In the light of falling agricultural prices would hurt Eisenhower and other GOP candidates in the November election. Only this morning the Republican governors of Kansas, Iowa and South Dakota urged the President to sign the measure even though it contained features which Secretary of Agriculture Bensoi had called "unacceptable." Eisenhower backed Benson In turning down the bill although he said he took the veto action "with intense disappointment and regret." Eisenhower said that .far from reducing surpluses, the bill would encourage more surpluses and also increase government control over farming. Chervenkov Quits As Premier Of Red Bulgaria LONDON UV-Belgrade radio announced today that Vlllko Cherven- kov has "requested to he released of his duties" as premier of Communist Bulgaria, Chervenkov had been under fire for some time. The Bulgarian Communist party's Central Committee recently denounced him as a "little Stnlin." Cufh No Stopptr DALLAS W>)-Patrolman A. H. Bush Is looking for a woman wh« disappeared with his handcuffs. She was unruly when Bush and a fel* low patrolman arrested her. They fastened her hands behin her back. Then they were called to quell another disturbance. That's wh«n she fled. New Mexico ranks first In potash production In th« United States. There are 7,600 windows In the Pentagon building. Announcement We are glad to announce that Glen McArthur is now associated with our Real Estate and Insurance Office. Glen has been a resident of Mississippi County for about 26 years, and he invites all of his friends lo contact him at our office for any of their reel estate or insurance needs. This office is eyuipped to render you serrie* In matters of buying or selling city property and farm lands. We make F.H.A., G.I. and conventional loan*. Needless to say we sell "all that's good in insurance." You will be pleased with the type of Mtvtae we render. W. M. BURNS Real Estate and Insurance Co. 219 W. Walnut Phon* 3-IM1 Blytheville, Ark. Now... serve ING-SIZE DrPepper Remember King Size or Regular, Dr. Pepper is the nicest thing that ever hap- pened to a thirst! Here's your answer to the refreshment problem for your family and friends. . . serve Dr. Pepper, NOW in new King Size bottles. You'll find it's so handy and economical to keep on hand. Enjoy more of the famous sparkling goodness and quality of Dr. Pepper . .. take home a carton of King Size Dr. Pepper today. 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