The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on December 19, 1955 · Page 10
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PAGE TEN BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS MONDAY, DECEMBER 19, 19S» If Ike Does Run He Must Keep Campaigning Light By JAMES MARLOW Associated Press News Analyst WASHINGTON (AP) — You can figure out — from what President Eisenhower's doctors said over the weekend — just what he can't do if he runs for re-election, and his doc-j tors haven't yet said he could. . . ; This is out: He will not be able to campaign in the usual way. Ihe usual ways means in-; tense and unpredictable physical exertion: plane hops, train rides, step climbing, hamlshak-; ing, impromptu speeches, lo'ng hours. | But, because of television, ne could campaign extensively with TV speeches and reach more voters than any of his predecessors, in the days before TV, if they had traveled the country for a year. M'» possible Eisenhower already hM decided not to seek a second term. It's unthinkable that he had made up his mind to run before his doctors say he's physically up to it or would decide to-try if they said he shouldn't. K the doctors say he shouldn't run — and they won't make iheir decision until after they check him In mid-February—Eisenhower could not, for his own sake and that oi the- country, go contrary to their ^ verdict. That would be asking the country to take a chance on a president whose doctors think he is a poor physical risk. Didn't Say Kis doctors didn't say in so many words—after examining him Satur- day—ttiat he could not run for the presidency m the traditional slam- bang, round - the - country, up-all- hours kind of campaign. But it was implicit in what they said. They said he should go South for a few weeks to get more exercise. Just what kind of exercise did they have in mind? The only kind they mentioned was knocking some golf balls around. That would involve some walking, of course, but far less walking than if he played nine holes of golf. It would be very moderate evercise. But what about playing some rounds of aolf, since it involves more exercise? Not until spring, his doctors said. And they said a round by spring, not rounds. Before his heart attack last September Eisenhower, played as much as 2f holes, a truly tough form of exercise. Xo Kid Anymore It's a sood bet the doctors won't Forest Fire \t Extinguished MOOSE JAW, Sask. Wi—A huge oil refinery fire which threatened the Bast Side of this prairie city of 30,000 people was put out early today. Firemen fought in windy, 16-be- low-acro weather to check the blaze »t the Husky Oil, Ltd., refinery. Fire Chief Gordon Hlgson had •aid "the whole city could go" It fuel oil spilling from burning tanks tpread. > Fte Department ofiicial saJd the fire was extinguished at 2:30 a.m., almost four hours after a terrifying explosion shook homes in toe elty ae far as three miles away. Marty reports said four oil tantas blew up. No one was injured. Firemen concentrated their efforts on gasoline tanks located immediately east of the oil tanks. Police kept the public half a milt! from the fire, which sent palls of blnck smoke and blinding clored flames Into the air.' The cause was not known. MOX THEATRE On W. Main St. In Blylhcville Phone 3-4621 Weekdays Show Starts 7:00 p.m. — Sat. & Sun. 1:00 p.m. The Finest in Cinemascope Presented in High-Fidelity Optical Sound! LAST TIMES TONIGHT Double Feature DRAMATIC ROMANCE! INTERRUPTED MELODY IN COLORS CINEMASCOPE GLENN FORD ELEANOR PARKER Unions Plan Member Drive ST. LOUIS OP;—Fifty representatives of independent labor unions are laying the groundwork iov a proposed organization of some six million union members outside the big.APL-CIO combine. The three-day meeting, which started yesterday, is sponsored oy the 1,800,000-member National Independent Union Council and the 450,000-member Confederated Unions of America. The sessions are preliminary to a merger convention in Washington Feb. 6. Roger M. Rettlg of St. Louis, national chairman of the NIUC, estimated membership in all Independent unions at six million. Abbott, Costello Get Promotion SAN PEDRO, Calif. UrV-Comedi- ans Bud Abbott and Lou Costello get promoted today at Ft. MacArthur, from honorary buck privates to honorary master sergeants. The comedy team received the honorary buck private ratings 15 years ago today when they entertained the first contingent of draftees to be inducted at the fort. The promolon is being made on the same site today, when the Army's Nike rocket will be unveiled as part of the anniversary fete. Return Trip HUNTINGTON, W.Va. Iff)— When Col. George S. Wallace appeared to file an application with the city oC Huntington for a 50-year extension of the franchise of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad it brought back a flood of memories. As a stripling lawyer Wallace had filed the original franchise application for the railroad 50 years earlier. let Eisenhower play 27 holes a^ain, ever, whether or not lie stays in '-he White House, and not only because he's had a heart attack but beaiii.se he's no kid anymore. He's 65. But if the doctors are so carom! about his exercise that they don't want him to play a round of goli till spring, they could hardly approve the vast faticue of the usual presigemial campaign for him just a few months later. Moderation in exercise for Eisenhower simply means cutting down on extreme forms of it. It doesn't necessarily mean he could not endure the daily routine of four more White House'years. McGuire Sisters Are Cut Short By Broken Jaw NEW YORK tfi — Arthur Godfrey's singing -McGuire sisters \vi!: have to get along without or.c member of their trio for a while Sister Phyllis has a broken jaw. Dorothy McGuive, who lives with 1 Phyllis and her husband Neal Van E!!s. explained yesterday that the jaw was broken in a family roughhouse game with their French poodle Tinker. "Well, at one point Neal slapped Piiyl in the face with his open h:-inci. Thai ended the game right ! [here. Her jaw hurt her so much that we c:t!!ed a doctor." Phyllis wt-u to New York Hospi- t.tl, where her jaw was wired to help it heal. Dorothy, who sings with sisters : Phyllis and Chris on Godfrey shows, wa? in the news herself • :ist week when her countersuit for : divorce from her husband, Air Force S^i. John H. Brown, WA? disclosed. Postman Finds Half-Sister Living on His Mail Route MFLL VALLEY, Call!. Ciuilev delivered mall to MncDonafih for four years without knowing she . was the half sister •,\iio was separated from him a quarter century ago. They decided today, after getting clear, to spend Christ- -James "Well, I had an older sister nam- Marie ed Marie. What's your name?" "Marie." It was just like that. Mrs. MacDonagii recalled their mother "got sick when I was about 14 and Jimmy was 7." She went to foster parents and Jimmy to an orphanage tn Marin County. ir.ii.'- wtzt'ther. Mrs. MacDonagh is a clerk at Shoreline Market. A customer, Mrs. James, West, [MRS. ADA CRAIG TODD, Mother '-^i-d !ast Wednesday if she .kne'.vtOF: • name of the mailman who just 1 Etta Alberta Todd, Artie Roberta TO: -,\:ilked in with a sack on his shoulder. Going over to Conley, Mrs. Mac- Dor.rtfch asked: "What's your name?" "Conley." "That's funny. That was my step:"a;her's name. What's your first r.L'.ine?" ••Jimmy." "I had" a younger brother named Jimmv." FOREST'S FOES j Forest insects and diseases account for more than double tlv looses sustained from man-caused fires each year in the destructive-. :\o.ss suffered by' our forests. EARLY HIGHWAYS First highways of which any- tiling is known, were the trade :ouies of Asia Minor, which connected the East with the Wesl about B. C. 2000. CHARGE FOB_, DECANTER >M -28 I 4/5 Qt Plus state tax GOLD FILIGREE GIFT DECANTER I What a gift-full 6 years old-mellow as moonlight—the smoothest, drinkingest bourbon you've ever tasted I And that decanter. . handsome I It looks as rich as the taste of Cascade I CASCADE CEO. A OICKEIOIS! CO.. lOUISWUE. K».. 86 PROOF . KENTUCKY STRAIGHT BOURBON Todd, and Jessie M. Todd, Minors. NOTICE OF PROCEDURE Take notice that on the 8th day of December, 1955, a petition was filed by the Child Welfare Division of the Arkansas State Welfare Department in the Probate Court of Mississippi County, Arkansas, to have certain children named Etta Alberta Todd, Artie Roberta Todd, and Jessie M. Todd, declared dependent or delinquent children and to take f&pm you the custody and guardianship of said child and to appoint further some suitable person as their guardian with power to consent to the adoption of said children, or to place said children in some suitable home in this state for the care and guardianship of dependent or delinquent children. Now unless you appear within twenty days after tftfdate of thli notice and show cause against such application, the petition shall bo taken as confessed and the decre* granted. Dated 12/8/55 SEAL ELIZABETH BLYTHE PARKER, Probate Clerk. By RUTH C. BESS, D. C. 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