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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 9

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FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 1955 BLYTHEVILLE (AKK.) COURIER NEWS PAGE NINE 'Cats Give Rupp Vote Of Confidence with Win Littler Leads Phoenix Open Young Shotmaker Cards a 66 to Take A One-Stroke Lead PHOENIX, Ariz Wl — Youthful Gene Littler, who cnme out of the Navy a year,ago to become a pro golfing leader, calmly leads a crowded field Into the second round of the J15.000 Phoenix Open today. Littler, 24, reached the 18th green yesterday needing an eight- foot putt for a birdie to finish with a 66 and take the lead from three other professionals. With the coolness of a seasoned veteran, Littler, who plays out of Palm Springs, Calif., sank it to finish 4 under par. Burkemo Next That left him a stroke ahead of Walter Burkemo, former PGA champion from Franklin, Mich.; Johnny Palmer, veteran from Charlotte, N.C.; and Jack Fleck, Davenport, Iowa. f All had finished earlier with 67s over the 6,684-yard Arizona Country Club course. At 68 was Jimmy Clark, Laguna Beach, Calif., and 10 were bunched at; 69. Included was Gary Middlecoff, Kiamesha Lake, N.Y., who lost in a playoff to Ed Furgol here last year. Purgol, the U.S. Op* champion, had a 70 for his first round. .A chilly breeze bothered the golfers throughout the day despite the bright sunshine. Texos Suffers 15th Straight Cage Defeat BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The University of Texas basketball team today Is on the brink of the worst record since the school took up the game in 1806. A 79-74 loss to Texas Tech Thursday gave Texas Its 15th loss In a row and Its 15th of the season-the first time a Longhorn team has lost 15 games since 1931. Fred Walker's team wound up Puckettless Kentucky Tops Florida 87-63 By ED WILKS The Associated Presi Kentucky Coach Adolph Rupp has himself a vote of player confidence today, whether he needs it or not. The controversy involving Linville Pucfcett, starting guard on the No. 1 team in the Associated Press college basketball poll, left some loose strings dangling. Particularly since his departure from the squad in' a training rules squabble with Rupp—a gentleman who has not had much chance to learn how to lose—followed Georgia Tech's second upset of the Wildcats. P.uckett got off a parting shot about basketball being a matter of life or death on the Lexington campus. That left the question of whether Puckett was the only player out of step with Rupp. "Best Effort" The question was answered last night as Kentucky rolled over Florida 87-3 in what Rupp termed the Wildcats' best effort in a month. Kentucky worked smoothly and with team finesse. It was 45-35 at the half and the Wildcats—who dropped both games to Georgia Tech at the foul line—hit on 27 of 33 free throw attempts. Phil Grawemeyer led the assault with 20 points. Bob Burrow, just recovered from a sinus infection, chipped in 16, as did Captain Billy Evans. Puckett's replacement G a y 1 e Ross scored 12 in his first starting job. Jerry Bird, the other starter, also hit for 12. All in all, a very neat job for Kentucky's 13th victory in 15 games. Florida, incidentally, was fresh from an upset of Alabama, the Southeastern Conference leader. Kentucky is No. 2 in the league. In other games, George Wash- ington, No. 7 nationally, knocked off highscoring Furman 76-71 after a scare; fifth-ranked Utah won No. 16 with an 81-49 Job on .Los Angeles State; and Dayton, No. 15, disposed of Murray (Ky.) State 49-45. At New York's Madison Square Garden, Cincinnati hart trouble but won its seventh straight, 88-78 over Seton Hall, and Manhattan ran its streak to nine, 88-61 over St. John's of Brooklyn. Two Upsets Two upsets occurred too. John Carroll, 8-12 for the season, knocked off St. Francis (Pa.) — the team that surprised high- ranked Duquesne earlier and had bopped John Carroll 115-94 a week ago. And Drake surprised Detroit 93-86 despite Guy Sparrow's 33 points that set a Drake field house record. George Washington, defending Southern Conference champ, stayed within reach of a repeat with its victory, but the Colonials made the mistake of underrating Furman. Darrell Floyd, top scorer in the nation, joined Fred Fraley in a shooting exhibition to pull Furman into a 46-39 lead after seven minutes of the second half, and it was only the great floor work of 6-5 Joe Petcavich that enabled George Washington to rally; Largest of the species Is the giant frog of West Africa, which grows to be a foot long and may weigh as much as a fox terrier. AND AWAY HE GOESr—Bob Cousy of the Boston Celtics .shows the dribbling form which makes him the National Basketball Association's most spectacular star as Fort Wayne's Charley Share makes a vain stab. ("""A) Big Test Tonight for Kid Gavilan By JACK HAND NEW YORK l#t—Kid Gavilan, the known quantity In so many fights, plays the role of Mr. X tonight at.Madison Square Oarden In his bout with slugger Ernie Durando. Nobody knows how much the Cuban has left, whether the cement jaw that absorbed the toughest punches in 117 fights has begun to crumble. It remains to be seen if the mambo routine and the three- a-day chores of a dancing M.C. have taken thlr toll from his legs. Gavilan and Durando, a crude puncher from Bayonne, N.J., don't belong in the same ring if—and It's a big If—Gavilan Is 50 per cent of the Gavilan of old. The former welterweight champion always had too much speed, boxing skill and ring savvy for Durando, whose style could be summed up In one word—punch, NBC will broadcast and televise the fight at 10 p.m., EST. The odda favoring Gavilan it 1 to 3 Indicate that expert opinion still thinks they don't belong In the same ring. Still, Oavllan's unimpressive (to say the least) light.! against Bobo Olson and Johnny Saxton, plus a three-month layoff, hardly Justify unlimited faith. Incidentally, this will be the Keed's first fight for his new manager, banker Yamll Chade. Ike Williams In 1948 and Carmen Basilio in 1953 are the only men who ever knocked Gavilan off his feet. He got up each time, so he never has been stopped in a career dating back to 1913. Durando has the punch to drop Gavilan ,or anybody else. The oaly problem Is landing It. Always * threat but aoldom actually dangerous against a good boxer, Uu- rando could hit the Jackpot U Ciuvl- lan gets too careless. He luui knocked out 38 opponent* while compiling * 38-11-4 record (or M bouts since IMt. Fights Last Night BY THE ASSOCIATED MIEiS LOS ANGELES — Percy Btuett. 129, Philadelphia, outpointed Dav« Gallardo, 13014, Los Angelo, Id. At The Pint Sign—G»t BOB'S GYPSY RUB LINIMENT Basketball Scores Thursday's College Basketball BY THE ASSOCIATED I'KESS Cincinnati 88. Seton Hall 78 John Carroll 79, St. Francis Pa. 70. IN THE MISSISSIPPI COUNTY CHANCERY COURT IChickasawba District) STATE OF ARKANSAS Plaintiff Vs. No. 12876 (1950 Forfeiture) DELINQUENT LANDS IN MISSISSIPPI COUNTI FORFEITED FOR NON-PAYMENT OF TAXES AND SOLD TO THE STATE OF ARKANSAS ,, Defendants NOTIC.. Notice is hereby given that pursuant, to Act. No. 119 ol the General Assembly of the State of Arkansas of 1935. and amendments thereto, i there has been flled in the oHIce of the Clerk of Mississippi County Joe <fc Beulah Rayford ................ 16 John & Ollie Brown ................. 19 Davli Third Addition Thompson ..................... 9 Hollipeter-Shonyo Addition 16 Irreg. Lot 9-15-11 133 V Lot ia SEW Larry Hrst Addition 25 Larry Fifth Addition A A C. C. O. Shonyo ffecan Arthui Steele W. James Buford J. W. Owen Addition Manhattan 83, St. Johns Bkn 61, | chancery court the complaint of the State of Arkansas to quiet and ^ __ u ___ Kentucky 87, Florida 63, | confirm In said State and/or redeemers, purchasers, donees and assi-ns, .. Orenshaw 15 George Washington 76, Furman t})e tit!e to cerlain lan(Js mentioned In said complaint and lying in thej Edwin"Robinson Addition county of Mississippi and State of Arkansas. 71. Dayton 49, Murray Ky., 45. South Carolina 97. The Citadel 65. Drake 93, Detroit 86. Concordia Mo., 51. Washburn 99, Emporia State 87. Texas Tech. 79, Texas 74. Arkansas State Tchrs. 74. Southern State Ark. 62. Utah 81, Los Angeles State 49 Utah State 89, New Mexico 63 Montana 69, Denver 55. Pro Basketball Results Thursday's Pro Basketball By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Rochester 88, Milwaukee 87. Fort Wayne 104, Syracuse 85, Minneapolis 90, New York 83. that year with 7-15 standing. This year's club stands 1-15 with eight to go. j Next action for the Longhorns : comes Saturday night, when they ' face Arkansas at Austin in a con- ! ference tilt. j Jim Reed of Texas Tech, a Pine '•• Bluff, Ark., product and Raymond Downs of Texas shared scoring honors with '0 points. No games are slated tonight. Only the name is changed! EFFECTIVE FEB. 1 ANDY'S AUTO SERVICE formerly WILSON'S AUTO SERVICE Same experienced personnel to serve you. ANDY MOSES: Operator ASH & SECOND PHOXE 2-J611 Now featured at HI-WAY DRUG 1.30 19.54 All persons who can set up any right to the lands so forfeited and -old are hereby warned to appear in the Mississippi County Chancery Jetroit 86. I court at the May. 1955 term, after the publication of this notice, to-wit, St. Louis 62, uncoin on the 23rd day of May ^ W55 ^ and show cause| u any there blS| wny the title to said forfeited lands should not be confirmed, quieted and vested in the Statf of Arkansas and/or redeemers, purchasers, donees and assigns in fee simple forever. The description of said .lands and the names of the persons, firm or corporation last paying taxes thereon are as follows: LIST OF STATE LANDS IN iMISSISSIPPl COUNT! FORFEITED FOR 1950 TAXES BLYTHEVILLE DISTRICT Person, firm or Corp. Part of Tax, Penalty last paying taxes thereon Section Section Area and Cast Township 15 North, Range 8 East H. S. Allen N'A Lot 16 Eli NW NE 17 » 4.10 Person, Finn or Corp. Tax, Penalty Last Paying Taxes Thereon Lot Block and Cost BLYTHEVILLE Allison Addition Lillie S. Moran 13 5 *15.63 Brawler Addition Clifton Thomas 28 . 2 W. J. & Beatrice Pruitt N 145' 21 3 Holllpeler'j 2nd Addition Unknown 6 fl Larry 4lh Addition James & Wilsle Banks 31 Larry 5th Addition Mattie Williams & Pete Willis Lot 24 2nd Replat J. P. Pride & Gateway Sub-division Steve Calvert E 50' 14 D Edwin Robinson Addition Pearl White 4 4 Anna White 6 13 Ruddl« Heights Addition Pearl L. Gean 4 6 West End Sub-Division Lela Wilson 9 2 Wilson 3rd Addition L. L. Bearden 17 6 LE-ACHVILLE Hooker Addition Unknown 12 Park Addition Leroy Carter S 30' S(-_, 11 C Staudenmayer Addition Annie Gobbards NH 9 B MANILA Irrcg. Lots 36-15-8 J. W. Russell ..4... Lqt 3 A NE NE Original Survey Jack Tipton 238 17 STATE OF ARKANSAS COUNTY OP PULASKI u , (1950 TAX SUIT) Zilmon White ....................... 2 Sunnyside Addition Jas & Alice Ford ..................... 1 Wilson First Addition Unknown 1 IM 1.64 10.66 1.81 1.54 1.54 1.81 10.58 1.54 LIST OF STATE LANDS IN MISSISSIPPI COUNTY FORFEITED FOR 1947 TAXES BLYTHEVILLE DISTRICT Person, Firm or Corp., Part of Last Paying Taxes Thereon Section Section Are» Township 15 North, Ranie 9 East Unknown Lot 15 NW NW 31 I Township 14 North, Ran[e 13 Bait Tax, Penalty »nd Cost Laura Palmer Lots 1-2 NE TOWN LOTS Person, Firm or Corp. 14.09 I J.55 I.M Last Paying Taxe* Thereon Lot Block TOWN OF BLYTHEVILLE Original Survey Unknown W 37' 25 Brawley Addition TM. Penalty and Co»t t 7.13 I Mary Wells 8 1 *-S« F R. Friese N 37'A' 16 J 1.14 E. M. Bryan Addition Leo Swift 3-4 4 2.28 Haskell Graham w',4 5 & all 4 6 6.84 J. C. Criner Sab. Unknown 3 1-14 Hollipeter 2nd. Addition Unknown 27 1 1-18 Unknown 30 2 1.18 Unknown 2 3 1.78 Viola King 3 3 1.78 Unknown . H 3 l -"° Unknown » 3 IM Unknown 1 5 *-"* Larrj 5th. Addition Emma Lee Robbina 7 -89 Wilson 1st. Addition Robert Sims 71 .89 TOWN OF MANILA Original Survey Lude Ashabranner 1 1 l - m Lude Ashabranner 6-6 1 8.11 Oble Ashabranner 2 I 7.09 69 i Oble Ashabranner 7 1 !•<" j Williford-Garrlson Addition 575! Nellie Mae McGraw..E 50' W 300' N 316' 1 12.15 LIST OF STATE LANDS IN MISSISSIPPI COUNTY BLYTHEVILIE DISTRICT FORFEITED FOR 1948 TAXES Person, Firm or Corp. Part of Tax, Penalty Last Paying Taxes Thereon Section Section Area and Cost Township 14 North, Range 12 East 2.05 1.30 15.63 13.03 2.61 15.63 2.61 3.91 2.30 11.50 9.20 Monroe Lee .N!i NW NW TOWN LOTS 12 20.00 t 5.34 Introductory Offer -FRIDAY & SATURDAY CHERRY SUNDAE Made with Genuine , Grenadier Black Sweet- Cherries. • -FREE DELIVERY SERVICE- Hi-Way Drug Mon.-Sat. 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Sun. 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Main at Division Prtntit Holder, Mgr. & Pharmacist Charli* Brogdon, Owner Ph. 2-2019 CERTIFICATE I, Claude A. Rankin, Commissioner of State Lands within and for person. Firm or Corp. the State of Arkansas, do hereby certify that the foregoing two pages j Last Paying Taxes Thereon Lot Block of typewritten matter contain a complete and accurate list of all lands TOWN OF BLYTHEVILLE and "town lots now belonging to the State of Arkansas in Blytheville | District Mississippi County, under forfeiture for non-payment of taxes, which remain undisposed of and which are now subject to confirmation In accordance with the provisions of Act No. 119 of the Acts of the Fiftieth General Assembly of the State of Arkansas, approved March 19, Leonard Taylor 1935, Act No. 318 of the Acts of the Fifty-second General Assembly of I the State of Arkansas, approved March 18, 1939. Act No. 423 of the j vf arv Acts of the Fifty-third General Assembly of the State of Arkansas, ap- ' n proved March 31. 1941, and Act No. 299 ol the Acts of the Fifty-fourth General Assembly of the State of Arkansas, approved March 23, 1943. IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and affixed Sara Barnes SubElivision Floyd S. Austin 16 Ban-on - Lilly Addition Leonard Taylor 15 13 the seal of my office at Little Rock, Arkansas, on this the 6th day of July. 1954. (Seal) CLAUDE A. RANKIN, Commissioner of State Lands I Witness my hand and seal this the 23rd day of December, 1954. (Seal) QERALDINE LISTON Chancery Clerk. TOM GENTRY. Attorney Oeneral. E-ynrrley Addition Todd 16 Hollandale AdcL ion Jesse B. Smith 1-2 Jesse B. Smith £'-i 3 Hollipeter Second Addition IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF MISSISSIPPI COUNTY, ARKANSAS j Unknown (Blytheville District) STATE OF ARKANSAS ..................................... Plaintiff vs. No. 12875 (1946, 1947 & 19>|8 Forfel'ures) DELINQUENT LANDS IN MISSISSIPPI CO'TNTT FORFEITED FOR NON-PAY^rENT OF TAXES AND SOLD TO THE STATF OF ARKANSAS .......................................... .'. . Defendants | Ontr.jwn NOTICE ! Ur.:.r../..-n Notice is hereby given that pursuant to Act 119. Ark Acts of 1915 ! Un.:n-: wn and amendments thereto, there has bsan flled In ths office of t'l: -Clerk of Mississippi County Chancery Court the Complaint of the State of Arkansas to quiet and confirm in said State and/or redeemers, purchasers. donees and assigns, the title to certain lands mentioned In said Complaint and lying In the county of Mississippi, State of Arkansas Unknown . 29 Susan Moore 13 Hollipeter - Shonyo Addition M. C. McCllsh 10 Larrj First Addition Nancy & Henry L. Jones 10 Larry Third Addition Truelove Duncan 22 Larry Fourth Addition Johnnie B. Johnson Maybelle Subdivision Marvin L. Merritt U'ilson First Ad ition 3 10 11 20.00 $10.12 All persons who can set up any right to the lands so forfeited p.nd sold are hereby warned to appear In the Mississippi County Chancery Court at the May, 1955 Term, alter the publication of this notice, to-wit. on the 23rd day of May, 1955, and show cause, If any there be, why the title to said forfeited lands should not be confirmed, quieted and v.-sted in the State of Arkansas and/or redeemers, purchasers, donees and assigns in fee simple forever. The description of said lands and the names of the persons, firm or corporation last paying taxes thereon are as follows: LIST OF STATE LANDS IN MISSISSIPPI COUNT? FORFEITED FOR 1946 TAXF.S BLYTHEVILtE DISTRICT Person, Firm or Corp. Part of Tax. Penalty Last Paying Taxes Thereon Section Section Area and Coft Township 14 North - Range 8 East Unknown E!4 SWH SW',1 34 Township 15 North - Hinge 11 East Callie Hawthorne S. 153' E. 506' Ex. N. 50' E. 150' Lot 25 SE", 17 Joe Caradine Lot ? NV4 NEV. 21 Person Firm or Corp. Last Paying Taxes Lot Block CITY OF BLYTHEVILLE Allison Addition Cecil & Anna Cora Home ............. 3 1 Caruthcrs Williams .................. 1 1 Lucy Bobbltt ......................... 9 7 Brawltj Addition Jane McOarrlty ...................... 23 1 Unknown ........................... 14 3 Unknown ............................ 26 a Unknown ............................ 13 3 Ed B. Cook Addition Joe & Beulah Rnyford ............... 13 A Joe &: Beulnh Raylord .............. 1* A Joe & Beulah Raylord ............... 15 A Lot 3.49 Lot 2.51 Tax. Penalty and Cost $10.58 8.07 S0.61 1.54 1.54 1.54 1.54 1.84 1-54 1.54 Un!:n Urkr.v-vn Unlir.ov.-n Unhi-.r-.vn Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown 20 1 Tax, Penalty and Cost t 1.65 10.03 1203 10.3J 1.35 2.19 3.15 1.35 2.15 2.15 2.15 2.15 2!5 2.15 :.15 S.I 5 2 15 M5 r ;s ".15 •TJ5 P 15 21') ris 2.15 TOWN OF I.MCHVIMS Hayes Aihlllion Unknown ............................ 11 TOWN OF MANILA West End Addition Charles E. Crow ...................... 3 j. W Dunn Witness my hand (S cfl l) 2.05 2.42 4.29 4.29 and seal this the 23 daj ol December, 19M, GERALDINE LISTON Clunctry OUrk. TOM GENTRY, Attorney General. JOHN SHAMBURQER, Assistant Attorney General

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