The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on June 24, 1948 · Page 6
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 6

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PAGX TCK BT/YTHEVTLL1! (ARK.)' COURIER NEWS THURSDAY, JUNE 24, 1948 Flash !P° rorescu 6 °nd Survival. Units of Air Force ri jr i ii 7 Undergo Rigid Training in Rugged Locales Hood ratal to / M«r« Bodi+s Sought Aff«r 11 Inch** of Rom Foil* in 12 Hours OKLAHOMA CITY. June 24. *9 MIKE S'KA SUff rorr+«[miiflf*v1 IMMOKLEB, Fl*.—(NEA)—You Hon'l ask what 1 * for chow In lh« Air Training school un)«M you renlly want to know. U.s likely to baked moccasin snake. Th« xnake-efiier* are .student* who are learning ui bf^otnp Jipedalist* As Para-doctorA anrt Para-medics, they are being trained to tfrop out of th* (UP)—Th« oodles of seven flash crashed, and bring the,.survivor* hack alive. > recovered today i H they can't gel you out they'll probably hoist you o'ul by helicopter. Meantime, they'll keep you alive \ On moccasin snake, maybe—byt Rood. . "<io T*r Tree*" flood victim* were n«ar Hydro, Okla. And additional bodl« were sought In the area where more thaVi 11 inches of rain fell in 12 hours. [ The State Highway Patrol .said the additional victims of the flooded E>«p Creek were sought along U. ft. Highway 66 near Hydro where about 100 persons were marooned, Meanwhile the Weather Bureau warned of serious flood conditions along* both ih« North and South Canadian Rivers, which run parallel throuRh central Oklahoma, as a result of three days of heavy rain in Oklahoma and Kansas. Trooper Filmore Edgmon identified four ol the dead as Mr. and \ .Mrs. P, F. Pricsen. Corn, Okta,: \ Mrs pdward Raglosky, Oklahoma \ City, and James Dun, Negro, Am- j arillo, Tex, The bodies of three ; children found near the Raglosky ; auto were believed lo have been related to either the Fries ens or Mrs. Bun Passengers Stranded Trooper Charles Dawson said the missing persons were among 54 passengers of a Greyhound bus stranded by the rampaging waters ' of little I>*r Creek nesr Hydro. Passenger's of the bus were sitting on top of the vehicle. Marooned with the bus, DAWson mid. were about 100 car* In the vicinity of Hydro on IJ. S. Highway fi*. Th« patrol Sftid rescue efforts, would begin as soon as boats could b* dispatched to the Area, The electric company sent its 1 -Ffport by radio, since all other .communication to the flood sector - had been cub off by last night's pounding; storm. Six of the bodies were said to have been taken out of a car bearing a California The R«l Crows dispatched disaster crews to Kingfisher, Okla., where 100 residents were taker from their homes in boats last night. Federal Forecaster W. E ,Baug-hn wild the South Canadian River already topped flood atage In •erne areas and he iwued a flood warning for the 150-mile are* between Union City, Okla., and Ci vin, Okla. Lowland resident* alon? the North Canadian River were warnec to fte* bo higher ground. plain *ntire Lion* live chiefly in jwmd •nd rocky place*, They ir« Inhabitant*. Tne Florida Everglades I* just one cla&sroom in the tough course ' ] these men nndrrpo To become part 1 of a five-man re.strue toam. made up of one doctor, two medical tech- • nlclans and twn survival experts. In the Everglades, they ate taking s leaf from Ihe textbook of 'survival in tell IRC nee" compiled during the war in thfc Pacific, Survival then (or a combat flier shot down niPEHit knowing the Jore of the Jungle, living off the land, j keeping alive In a rubbei 1 ra/i, and wallliiK Cm R "Dumbo" flying boat or a "Lifeguard" submarine lo pick ; you up j The Parfti'o.wiu* tropical tiatiiliiK , includes your parachute "tree , jumps;" five days instruction In i 'fresh water survival.' 1 which means ' finding your own food and shelter | in the swamplands, ami five days i of ".suft water survival," where the I Evci'flhides menu of snake, a 111- _ gator, rahhli and cahhai-e palm • changes to cfab, [ish and oysters, i When the students come back | from, the beach, they still have a i IOUK wny (o RO before graduation. | V | There's another week nf training in : the desert near FJl pa.so. Tex,, and a tough final week in the moun- ; Iflins near ixiwry Air Force huso, ' Denver, Coio. Therr they jump In- , to the trees find .snow, and Ii'arn | tn live in arctic tents, lenn-tos nmt ' snow caves at 10,500-foqt-hlgh • Berlhourf pass. J After gr^LiLnUnii at McDlll Field, ' GOING I>OWN! Pararwu* Stu- Tampa, trte survival experU will cknt SifL WillUm r. Ki.Uxau of I help build up Air Rescue Service Utirx, ill, {tnp Mi) cmrrtrft full into a world-wide unit. Its bases equipment and wear* a fare i»rn- are reaching out into Saudi Arabia ! PVM'w. ^arawcue an^ Survival Euca i yp t UR trees are called " K ood I fever Irees/' because they are used in many countries for draining ma. ,, *, ., i la rial swamp areas. They (Etow In Hie USAF Air R^ouf Srrvlce. I ^ pj(J|y ,„ nPlarshy Und ^ ^ «klM whfrevcr > plant m »y have j jfi,,!, the soil dry. Read Courier News Want Arts. DeNYaH Itatiial I'ower Saw HAWKINS 1-iimher * Machinery Co, J)eWalt Dealer In Arkansas Bolce C/a HP Uealfr In ArKanis^f 1018-^1 Cpuler Si. 1'hone 8VX» I.KUfKnck. Ark j NOW! SEE YOUR PONTIAC DEALER Sales - Service - Parts Goodwill Used Cars !ar FOUNTAINS J Everywhere! THE TOT SHOP Ev«*;rthing for Children Up to 6 liO S. Second Phone 2308 Closed Wednesday afternoon SMITH PONTIAC CO. IH LILLY * PHOM BLYIHhVILLi: ARKANSAS lector f»c jump inio the Evrr- An elec^-i-onic the human eye, honored fiaton, Invi.-iiblft w but not to radivr- been developed MS substUiit* for the tlm«- hUwHts* light, Newi W*nt Ad«, Mor« Comfort Wearing FALSE TEETH Her* I* * pleasant way to overcome loose pJaU rii scorn fort. FAS- TEETH, an improved powner, sprinkled on upper phd lo'wfi'r plates holds them firmer so that they feel more comfottBble. No gummy, "gooey, pasty twite or feeling. It's alkaltn* (non-acid). Do*. 11 ! not sour, checks "plate odor" (denture breath), Get FASTErrK today at an/ drug stare. and Ijlbyfi, ready to save the llvc.s of Ainpi'lcan airmen no matter where thoy may be forcpfl rtown. are the men who'll parachute down to give you medical ft id If you're ever in & plan? forced GOING UP: To qualify »i Air R«CUR ftpeciuligl*, train*** are haultd nut r>f swampland rm line from helicopter (top rifht) , • « • * t down in the tropics, for instance. ATLACIDE INOW! Kills lot FOUNTAINS! I Everywhere! ! j Johnson Grass IE. C. Robinson E | • Lumber Company I' .119 West Ash St. FOWLSTON SCHOOL OF MUSIC VALUE ...that's why CHEVROLET and ONLY Chevrolet IS FIRST! More value—moc« motoring enjoyment for your money —day after day and year after yeorl That's what you want, and that's exactly what you get in this smarter, tmoofher-riding, more dependable and more economical Chevrolet. You get more value in its trim, tasteful, style-leading Body by Fisherj you get more vo/ue in its rood-smoothing, road-leveling Unitiied Knee- Action Ride; you get more va/u« in Ihe thrilling performance with economy of its world's champion Valve-in-Head engine and in the Jloppmg-power of its Positive-Action Hydraulic BroVes —all exclusive lo Chevrolet at lowest prices and with low cost of operation and upkeep! Yes, CHEVROLET AND ONty CHEVROLET IS FIRST in all-round value. Thai's why more people buy it and more people drive it than <my other make. That's why you and your family will be wise to dxx>s« a Chevrolet, too! SPECIAL EXTRA-LOW PRESSURE TIRES on Wid«-R!m 15-inch Wh»«t»« •*»ur« ewJy — oil orewj) Chevrolet off«ri yoy the tin of lirti for eoiy, r»jtfut riding. Renifjrkoble n«w •xtra*/ow pr« wr « Krci thot give a much saf»r, mor« comlo/rob! rid*; absorb road »>iocVj initead ol transmitting th m to yoy ond your car; provide uafer stopping, gi oler blow-oyt prol«clion, and l<xig, morp luxufioj miUag*. AH du« lo Forger lire-body, mor« oir a* lower pr**iur«, advanced Krt dciign. OpHonal al imaB •xtr« «Mt. SULLIVAN-NELSON CHEVROLET CO 301 W. Walnut Open Til 8 p.m. Phone 578 Offers SPECIAL SUMMER CLASSES In PIANO - ORGAN - VOICE Mrs. Dalton C. Fowlslon,. H.A. and M.S.M. Dalton C. FowJslon, M.S.M. Certificate A Special Price for the 12-Week Term Is Offered For Information Call BIA'THEVILLE 2019 STUDEB AKE RS T U D E B A K E R W« Nt«d SO load «*d ran and (ruck*. See us be/ore you sell. We hare several late model cars and (rucks on our two lots for your selection. COMPLETE SERVICE DEPARTMENT PARTS AND ACCESSORIES Chamblin Sales Co. "Your Friendly Sludehaker Dealer" R. 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We Deliver Phone 691 PRESCRIPTIONS Fresh Slock Guaranteed Rcsl ("rices Kirby Drug StoreS Concrete Tile Sewer Tile Si7.cs 4, 6 and 8 Inch Culvert Tile Sizes 10. 1'i. IS, 18. 1\, 34, 30 and 36 Inch A. H. WEBB flwy 61 at Stale Line rimn* BlTthcrllle 7H H you're hurrying—we can rebuild your shoes in shortest time possible by REAL workmanship. Of course, close prices, best material. H-fl LT€RS QUALITY SHOC SHOI I Z1 W M « I N ST. Local & Long Distance Hauling Moving a Specialty Anytime — Anywhere Any Place Buck Meharg 401 E. Main St. Phones: Hay SIS • NiKhl 29S6 Does Your Car Need Washing? Greasing? Oil? Tires & Tubes? Tire Repairing? Acme Accessories? See Cotton Graham at Cotton Graham Service Station Cities Service Products Ark-Mo Slate Line Phone 4904 Cafe Now Open STOP LOOKING/ COME IN AND SEE THEM EAST END AUTO SALES 503 E. Main Phone 4t!)t i Radio Service ! at its Best! ! All New FJI J Tcsl Kqiiipmcnt • All Service Guaranteed jBlytheville Salts Co.: ' • Felix Carney ; • 1.18 E. Main Phone 3616 • A NATURAL AID FOR EXCESS ACIDITY Mountain Valley Water, bottled and sealed at the springs, is a natural aid in eliminating polsoni from the system. Not. a laxative, it works gently through the kidneys. Ask your doctor about this famous health water from Hot Springs, Ark. It has been prescribed (01 more than 15 years. CROSSTOWN WHISKEY SHOP Main and OltlslM Blytheville, Ark.

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