The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on January 3, 1956 · Page 2
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BHSDTWO BLTOIErTLLB (ARJt.T COURIER -•-" TtTffSPAT, JAmJATtT 1,19W Algerian Rebels Said Receiving Arms for Lybia ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — A high French military source said today a steady stream of arms is reaching rebel forces in Algeria from across the Libyan border. The informant said in an interview the munitions included..British-manufactured grenades which were shown by serial number to have, come from Egyptian army depots. Other arms, he said, were among some 300,000 weapons abandoned by German Field Marshal Erwin Rommel's army when it surrendered in Tunisia during World War n. The source said Tunisian nationalists spiritede these arms.south to the Libyan frontier. Others were hidden in dumps and desert regions of Tripolitania during the war. He said the rebels were trying to give themselves the appearance of regular troops by. wearing American surplus Army uniforms picked up in Tunisia. Garrison Captured The informant said that Algerian rebels -were being traintd by Mohammed el Kettabi, brother of the famed lord of the riff, Abd El Krim. He said they were receiving; commando training at three camps in Egypt. Rebel forces-captured a 13-man French.. garrison and killed six only 20 1 miles outside Algiers be- Com Iore dawn yesterday. The remain- Commodity And Stock Markets- New York Cotton twUtioni) Mar May July Oct , 3327 3178 3017 3330 3195 3020 3382 3327 3178 3013 New Orleans Cotton Mar . May . July . Oct .. 3389 3183 3017 3389 3334 3187 3021 3388 3330 3178 3017 3388 3328 3180 3013 3388 3333 3181 3018 Chicago Wheat 2ioy« Mar May 212% 20814 210% 206% 212% 208% Mar . May 128% . 131% 128% 132% 131'A 139% 132% Chicago Soybeans Jan .... 240% 242 239% 241% Mar.... 243% 245% 243% 245% May .... 244% 246 244Vi 245% July .... 242 y, 244 242% 243% New York Stocks A T and T ........:.. 179 3-4 Amer Tobacco 81 1-2 Anaconda Copper 10 3-4 Beth Steel >....'. Chrysler Gen Electric Gen Motors Montgomery Ward ... N Y Central Int Harvester Sou Pac Republic Steel Radio Socony Vacuum Studebaker^ Standard of N J Texas Corp Sears 163 1-8 84 1-2 57 45 1-2 94 5-8 46 3-4 36 1-2 56 1-4 48 5-8 46 34 64 10 1-4 152 7-8 122 1-2 35 3-4 U S Steel 56 7-8 Livestock NATIONAL STOCKYARDS. HI. Wl—(USDA) — Hogs 14,000; mixed 180-230 Ib 11.50-12.25; largely 11.75 up; over 250 head mostly- No. 1, few No. 2s, around 190-226 Ib 12.50; 330-270 Ib 10.50-11.75; moderate numbers mostly 1 to 2 up to 12.00; 270-320 Ib 9.75-10.75; 140-170 Ib 10.75-11.50; mostly 11.00 up; sows 450 Ib 'down 8.76-9.25; heavier sows 8.00-40; boars over 250 Ib 5.50-0.50; lighter weights to 7.50. Cattle 5,000;' calves 1,200; steady; small lots choice steers 21.00J2.00: load held above 23.00; scattered lots commercial. and good '16.00 - 18.50; couple loads good mixed yearlings 18.50; commercial cows 12.00-13.00; utility 10.60-ll.SjP; canners and cutters largely 8.5010.50; bulls 50 higher; utility and commercial 13.50-15.50; light canners down t- 10.50; good heavy beef bulls unchanged at 10.6011.50; yealers steady; odd head prime 32.00-34.00; very little over 80.00; bulk good and choice 24.0030.00; commercialand good 17.0033.00. TRAFFIC (Continued from Page 1) number of lives." Dearborn said. The traffic toll since the end of World War II has been smaller during the New Year's period than at Christmas. In a survey over a nonholiday period of 78 hours, The Associated Press counted 364 traffic deaths. The survey was made for comparative purposes and covered a 78-hour period the weekend of Dec. 9-12. The Christmas traffic deaths averaged nearly 8 per hour. In the New Year period the average was around 4 J ^ per hour. ing seven men were still reported missing. The daring attack came several hours after a French armored patrol killed 16 rebels in an assault near Meskian, about 50 miles from the Tunisian border. REDS (Continued from Page 1) ship, three possibilities of a coalition seemed likely: 1. Paure or one of his -friends— perhaps Foreign- Minister Antoine Pinay—might lure enough Mendes- France supporters to make up a Cabinet team. 2 . Mendes-France - might work the same maneuver on the Faure- Pinay forces^. "4. Mendes-FrancL might yield to Communist pressure and take them into a "popular front" Cabinet. He has said he would not seek Red support, but some of his friends thought this might become inevitable. Another way oat would be for the Assembly to pass a new election law more likely to produce a clear majority and hold new elections in the enear future. Much appeared to depend on events in North Africa, one of thee main issues in-the short but-hard- fought campaign. If the revolt in Algeria gets worse, the deputies might call on Mendes-France, as they did to end the Indochinese war. Underlining the situation facing the new Assembly, nationalist rebels captured a 13-man garrison within 30 miles of Algiers itself yesterday and killed six of thi troops. A few hours earlier i French armored patrol killed 16 rebels about 50 miles from the Tunisian border. During the campaign Mendes- France promised to hold free Algerian elections in six months to get things going better there. But he got no clear mandate from the voters to try. 99« Memben The new Assembly will total 596 members temporarily, including 50 chosen yesterday in overseas are&s and two being picked later this month in the South Pacific islands. Elections for Algeria's 30 members were postponed indefinitely because of the terrorism there, and the seat for the former French holdings in India has not been reassigned. The new Assembly will ha'/e most of the old faces, though some will be missing;. Faure, Pinay. M-ndes-France, former Premiers Paul Reynaud. Edouard Daladier, Georges Bidault, Robert Schuman t and the top Communist leaders all were elected easily. Former Socialist Paul Ramadier returns to the Assembly after near ly five years' absence. Amon? the casualties were Pierre Billotte, defense minister in the Faure government, and Diomede Catroux, a member of BOTTLED UP—These jug-tooting high school lads from Provo, Utah, have formed a new kind of band. Bottles are their instruments. Their music is called! "watersport," because various notes are sounded by filling bottles to different levels with water. Trouble is speculates two-gallon bass Grant Miller, center, that when the music gets real hot the water is liable to steam off and the band get out of tune. Others in the "Blowhearts" band are, from left: Bob Shaw, Swen Swensen, Dave Weight, John Hart and Brent. Brockbank, all from Brigham Young University High School. Oh, yes, they don't really play in a jug. This is just a trick photo. CONGRESS (Continued from,Page 1) encourage development ' of water resources, give a uoost to housing construction and increase postal rates, as well as legislation in the field of labor, civil rights and statehood for Alaska and Hawaii. In broad outline, the administration's legislative goals generally parallel those advanced by Democratic leaders, but so far they are largeley in skeleton form. There wiK be plenty of debate, on details. The lawmakers should be able to -.wing into action quickly, sincg the present session picks up where the last one left off Aug. 2. Bills that already have moved part way through the legislative mill do not, have to retrace their steps. And, unlike the start of a new, freshly elected Congress, the committees and their chairmen are set up and ready to function. In prospect for the Senate Is an early battle over a bill passed by the House last year to exempt independent natural gas produceres from federal control. Opponents contend it would add millions to the bills of the nation's gas consumers. Supporters deny this and say the measure is necessary to assure adequate production. On taxes, a major source of political conflict, the administration has indfcated it is going to put a balanced budget ahead of tax reductions. It plans to wait until it Mendes-France's Cabinet. The Poujadist faction of small busifiesesemen, making its first ra on a "throw the rascals out" slogan, elected such new faces as two cafe proprietors, an uphol- .Isterer, a butcher and a traveling salesman. Poujade. a 35-year-old bookstore owner, was not a candidate himself, He stumped the country on behalf of candidates who espoused his call for tax relief for small merchants. Obituary Alice Perry Dies; Rites Wednesday Mrs. Alice Perry of Dell (lied at noon yesterday at Walls Hospital. Born July 19, 1895. at Weiner, Ark., Mrs. Perry lived most of her life in Dell. .She is survived by her husband, Hugh Perry; a son, Curtis Perry of Dell; two brothers, John and Ge,6rge Farley of Dell; and a' sister, Mrs. Pearl Parks, St. Louis. Services will be conducted at two o'clock Wednesday afternoon, at Church, of Christ in Dell, Rev. Alton James officiating. Mrs. Perry was an active church member. Pallbearers are Raymond Southard, Junior Smith, Paul Whistle, Noel Whistle, Maxie Riggs and R. C. Riggs. , Cobb Funeral Home is in charge of burial, which will be in Maple Grove. '< Negro Deaths Mary Stewart Services for Mary Stewart, 56, who died at her home in Luxora last night, will be conducted at St. Paul CME Church Sunday at 1 p.m. by Rev. Ira. Logans and Rev. J. H. Currie. Burial will be in Sandy Ridge Cemetery- She leaves her husband, Willie Stewart. Home Funeral Home is in charge. An airplane first was shown on a U.S. postage stamp in 1918. has a clearer picture of government spending and income before deciding whether to recommend a tax cut. Many members have said they favor a reduction .this year. Among factors Working against an early tax cut are administration plans to increase defense spending by a billion dollars to about 35>/i billions, step up foreign aid outlays by about 200 millions, and the prospect that Congress will vote more money -for farmers, schools, highways and various health programs. N .More words are likely, to be spilled over farm legislation than any othere issue in the present session, but what the ou ( come Will be is anybody's guess. , Democrats have beeri stressing the price squeeze on farmers, blaming the administration's flexible price support system, and they evidently -are banking on this as a potent campaign Issue. Top Democratic leaders have advocated a return, to rigid, high- level price supports, as provided in a. bill the House passed last year. However, not all Democrats agree on this course. Republicans also have their differences over farm policy. The administration Is standing b> its flexible support program but intends to ask Congress to supplement it with e "soil bank" subsidy plan and other measures to ease the plight of farmers. It blames the crop surpluses built up under Democratic .support programs for depressing farm prices. The outlook appears bright for[ enactment of a bill to increase fed-; eral aid for a mul lib ill ion-dollar' highway pro°n>m. More doubtful is the fate of legislation to provide federal funds for school construction, | In foreign policy, bipartisanship! is expected once f.gain to be the general rule. There may be considerable controversy over the administration's j announced plan to ask for nearly J five billion dollars in hew foreign aid funds, so as to build up a back-, log for spending in future years.! Last year Congress voted about $2,700,000.000. Fast, Pleasant Relief for HEADACHE PAIH Best You Can Ge\..../i/0mrfff Do As Millions Do... Make St. Joseph Aspirin Your 1 st Choice 200 Tablets 79t • 100 Tablets 49t • 12 Tablets 104 FARM LOANS Six Star Feature 1. No bnkerakt feet t* P»T t. N* tteek to pwchut X. 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Vti — The La Marque State Bank is probably the only bank in the nation with a mortgage pn a stagecoach. The bank advanced the money so that the La Marque Junior Sheriff's Posse! an organization of boys and girls between the ages of 7 and 14, could buy a 125-year-old stagecoach for use in parades. EDEN (Continued from Page 1) tor Washington today on what was believed a similar mission to Secretary of State Dulles. Byroad* 'also was expected to fill in the State Department on reported Egyptian insistence that the World Bank must ease Its terms before Cairo wjjl accept a 200-million-dollar .loun for the Aswan dam project. Egyptian officials are said to feel the bank's conditions amount to a demand for sweeping control of Egypt's finances and economy. Egyptian sources, in Cairo 'warned that If these obstacles are not removed, the door will be reopened for Soviet financing of the billion-dollar dam. . Alfred Robens, a leading member of Britain's Labor party .left by. air last night for Israel and Egypt to "discuss the balance of arms question with 1 their heads of state." He told reporters he would "like to investigate the illegal imports of arms, but if arms are going in illegally neither side is likely to mske much show about it." POLICE (Continued from P»ge 1> and Sam Smith, 'both desk sergeants, nnd Gilbert Mann, Fred Hodge Willie Hopper, Elbert Alley, R. T\ Roberts and Ed Downs as patrolmen. , The mayor announced the resignation of Marvin Gilless and John Q. Richardson from the Jorce to accept new jobs. Only other personnel change announced was that of Dan Blodgett, acting city engineer. Buchanan 'said he will replace former engineer Ace Wood. ^ . 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