The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on June 25, 1953 · Page 1
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 1

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Thursday, June 25, 1953
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PAGE TWO BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEW! THURSDAY, JUNE Z5, »M fke High in Praise Of Red Cross Work WASHINGTON (AP) — Presidi-nt Eisenhower told some 2,500 persons at the Red Cross National Convention last night he must grope for words to express the depth of his gratitude to the organization for its work in peace and all war. ••No morale factor Is more im-1 porMnt. than the American Red | Cross," he said. | Al the wlndup of its 28th nniioi al coinemion, tile Red Ci'tes Una imousiy adopted » resolution ca ing on the agency s Board of Oov ei-nors to launch n lull-scale p.iblio jtv drive to combat a "whisperm: campaign" against the Red Cross. Hugh Clayton, a delegate Iron New Albany, Miss., told tile com en tion •'vicious" statements by Gls re turning from Korea have been pub lished. He said these include ac counts that the Red Cross is selling blood, coffee nnd cigarettes to serv icemen abroad. Target: Morale "There are some," Clayton said "who believe these statements 01- subversively inspired. Maybe tli Bed Cross is not the ultimate target, but the morale of our militarj men." John W. Piersall of Richmond Va., a member of the Board 0! Governors, said the Red Cro»s has looked Into 24 statements by returned Gls. In 17 cases, it was admitted the reports were "deliberate fabrications," he said, while two were attributed to hearsay and five to misunderstandings. The convention, in other actions, endorsed the agency's position against joining other service at;en- ries m any multinlf campaign. Kiwanis Hears Explanation of Toll-Dialing Ser-U Members of the Blythevtlle Kiwanis Club heard an explanation of the new operator toll dialing system for malting long distance calls at the weekly meeting of the club In Hotel Noble yesterday. Elvan Chapman, district manager of the Jonesboro District of Southwestern Bell Telephone Company, explained the new system which will go into effect here next month. Mr. Chapman was introduced by Kelso Brooks, manager of the Blytheville telephone excnhnge. Other guests at yesterday's meeting incuded O. L. Moody, a visiting Kiwanian from Caruthesville, Mo.: Bill Warren of Little Rock, and Mickey Armstrong of Queens, N. Y. Installed injff\ minutes W In your window! Field Flshinj Some natives of the Philippines fish in cornfields. A dozen climbing perch; which travel on dry land, often are obtained from a cornfield patch of mud. KELVINATOR ROOM AIR CONDITIONER Hew! 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