The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on March 2, 1955 · Page 5
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WEDNESDAY, MARCH 2, 1958 BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.)' COURIER HKWS PAGE THREB Arkcmsons in Washington— Pay Increase Makes McCleilan Ineligible for Judicial Position. By GOKUON BKOWN WASHINGTON (AP) — Now thai the bijl to increase pay for Congress anil federal judges, has passed Congress, Sen. John L. McClullan (l)-Ark) is barred from any judicial appointment in the next six years. •fr There is no indication now that McClellnn would get such an appointment. But it lie did, he couldn't accept it because of a provision in the constitution. This provision says, in effect, Unit no senator or representative can accept appointment to an office when Congress created or gave a pay increase to during tile term lo which the senator or representative was elected. Terms Runs lo 1961 Since McClellan's term runs to Jan. 1, 1901, he is out of consideration for the next six years. There lias been speculation in the past that McCleilan could have a judicial appointment if he wanted it and if a vacancy existed. When a friend rec'-ntly pointed out to McClelian that he probably is out of the judicial picture for the next six ycar.s, the senator is reported to have said: ••Well, I didn't want to be a judfic anyway." Mrs. Harrison Denton Woman 96 Years Old Large Family Helps Mrs. Harrison Celebrate Birthday By II. L. -YEAGEK STEELE — Mrs. Laura Harrison, mentioned us the oldest resident of tliis community in the Boot- heel, celebrated her 9Gth birthday Sunday. She was horn in Rome, Ga., February 28, 1859, and came via Arkansas to locate in the Denton settlement in 1895, four miles northwest of Stcele. The area was heavily timbered, but now has but few tree. 4 A dinner wns arranged home of her daughter, Mr.s. Newt iFannet Denion, with whom she re- .sides so that kin from Si. Louis and distant points might attend, She is the survivor of a family of seven. Her father lived to be 95 years old. Her first marriage was to Henry Bumar. After his death she was married to William Harrison. She is the mother of L-ight chil dren, three living. Ed Bomiir of Carnthersville. Mn., Mr:-;. Newt Denton. and Floyd Harrison of Arizona, The last two mentioned are twins. She has 20 grandchildren, 30 great grandchildren and six ^reat great grandchildren. The birthday celebration and dinner has been an annual event during past years at a near date when as many as possible of her kin mi^ht be present There has been,some speculation around Washington recently that McCleilan might be a possible Democratic vice presidential candidate next year. McCJellan achieved considerable fame during the Army-McCarthy hearings last year, occupies a very high position in Senate leadership circles and Ls highly regarded by his colleagues. He was asked recently while on a national television program whether he is a candidate for the presidential nomination. He answered an emphatic "no." The question wasn't asked as to the vice presidency. However, friends of McCleilan believe he wouldn't be particularly interested in th» vicr presidency. Sen. Fulbright (D-Ark) was in somewhat the name position ' in 1952. He was prominently mentioned but didn't particularly want the job. He said at the time he let his, name be offered only because of the honor it might bring llt . t tll( rl to Arkansas to have a vice presi- TRANSLATE ITALIAN OPERA — Mrs. Martha Winburn England, an instructor of English at Smith College, Northampton, Mass., collaborated with James Durhin, Jr., in translation of Rossini's opera, "Lit Cenerentola." New York City Opera Co., will give the first English production of the opera at City Center of Music and Drama on March 20. Mrs. England is a Ouachita graduate, and received her M. A., and Ph. D. degrees from Radcliffe She has been a Smith faculty member since 1952. Dulles Assures South Viet Nam of Manila Pact Support Veep ('amliiile? Arkansas Rep. Wilbur Mills <D) has been in the thick of twointonse legislative battles In the House recently. When the House passed the bill to extend the reciprocal trade act • | by a slim margin, Mills made the closing 1 argument /or the bill Speaker Rayburn (D-Tcxusi complimented his presentation and several colleagues gave him credit for swinging over the handful nf votes on which the question was decided. On the bill to cut individual in come taxe.s S20, it was Mills' plan that was followed. Last year demo- eraU sought !,o yive everyone an urtded $100 exemption. This year the Mills idea of a $20 lax cut for By JOHN' RODERICK SAIGON, Viet Nam I/5V-U.S. Secretary of State Dulles assured Premier Nyo Dinh Diem yesterday of massive support from the Manila Pact powers and particularly the United States il free South Vie Nam is attacked by the Communists, In a meeting at Independence Palace, the Nationalist premier told Dulles he is completely stais- t'icd with arrangements drawn up by the eight Manila Pact powers at Bangkok last week for Viet Nam's defense. First Visit The American official, in his first visit to what is regarded as [he most sensitive area in Southeast. Asia, expressed confidence in Diem's ability to solve the nation's critical internal problems. He said Britain, France and all other re- sponsible nations concerned share this feeling. Diem described the two chief problems facing his government as the resettlement of some 700,000 refugees from the Communist North and Clip neutralization of special interest groups which are hindering the refugee program. Action Urgent It is urgent. Diem said, that security now disturbed by dissident troops of the Hoa Hao religious sect be restored before May, Otherwise, he said, it will be jmpos- sible to transplant the refugees to ricelands in time for the planting intended to make them self sustaining. An aide to Dulles threw cold water on Burmese simuestions the United tales send an unofficial minion to talk with Red Chinese Premier Chou En-lai. Building Permits and Real Estate Transfers The following building permits have been issued by the office of City Engineer A. L. Wood: Joll Thompson, 1808 Harmon, 6 room frame house, value, $2,000; Mrs. Irene Barnes, 1321 Willow, frame room on present house valued at $1,000; Bessie Eaton, 615 S. Lilly, frame addition to present structure, $500; Nelson Wiginton, 2237 Kenwood Drive, additional frame screen porch and carport to house, $500. Real Estate transfers: Max and Annie Logan to Lois Gammon, $10 and other considerations, lot 21, block F, John F. Walker 2nd Sub. Leo and Helen Kelley to James and Berniee Brown, S5 and other considerations, lot 3, block 5, Wilson's 3rd Add. R. T. and Nora .Patterson to J. M. and Ailie Wilkinson, SI, \'z acre of N!',. NW',4, 17-15 N-3E. J. M. and Allie Wilkinson to R. T. and Nora Patterson, 51, extreme NV/i.i. NE'i, of NW!-:,, 17-15N-8E. Grain Company to Maicolm Greenway. $69, lots 1 and 2, block 6, Wilson's 1st Add. Three State Lumber Co. lo Jewell Lee. S10 and other considerations, lots 4, 5, and 6, block 3. Park Arid., on which is located a brick warehouse. Jewell Lee to J. LeRoy Huddleston, 527,500, lots 4, 5 and 6, block 3 of Park Add. J. E. and Mary Stevenson and Harold and Marie Wright to Cecil and Hazel Earls, S10 and other considerations, lot 10, block 6, Country Club Heights Add. St. Francis Levee District to E. R. Shannon, SI, S l ' 2 of irregular lots In E'/ 2 , NW'/i, NE'/ 4 , 17-15N-8E. Willie and Clara Robertson to Mary P. Alexander, S10 and other considerations, lot 13, block 1, Parkview Add. Oscar and Jonnie Burk to Mrs. Pearl Lewis, $1 and other considerations, E',i of NW/4, 27-16N-1IE. I. E. Parkhurst to J. W. and Eular Lee Speight, ?2,000. lots 3 and 4, Wilson's 2nd Add. Odes Young to Minnie Lee Spencer, $1, lots .3 and 4 of W. W. Hoi- lipeter 2nd Add. VI. E. and Mae Wright to Chester and Ruth Calowell, S10 and other considerations, N'/:>, 12- 14N-10E, 320 acres. More than 900,000 species of living animals are recognized by zoologists. \\ 400' What "400" Dry Cleaning Means for Your Clorhei 400's patented "FOOD FOR FABRICS" ingredient restores vital natural oils to every type of fabric. . . keeping dark shades deep and rich, crisp whites and light tones bright and radiant! Exclusively at 'City Dry Cleaners Free Delivery Ph. 3-3197 414 E. Main Hearing Scheduled WASHINGTON M»j—A Senate sub-commit lev on government reorganization, has .scheduled public hcarhiKK to start Thursday on a bill proposing to create a special commission to study the government'* security program. Read Courier News Classified Ad*. GARDEN PLOWING & YARD WORK DONE WITH FORD TRACTORS INQUIRE AT 417 S. 16th ST. She enjoys fair health. Her hearing is not pood but she is able to converse with and enjoy relatives and friends. She assured us that one of the nice things about living .so many years was to talk and enjoy these folks. Seated with her Bible on her lap after the pictuiv was taken, .she was asked for some Hood advice, Khe quickly said, "Love ami live for the Lord." The greatest, disaster phr re-) cnllntl, '"'the overflow of 1897." wa.-,; .so different and bigger than any-' thing we had ever seen, she ex- j plained. I Her greatest happiness was, she; .s.nd, "When we built the new house j in. 1!)1!) and had lots ol room." The | r(u-<.?/lni£,' .she referred lo is siij]; standing. Twenty SIN of her kin ate dinner with her. Other rein lives and friends remembered her with gifts and rarci.s and many cullers cnmo during the .ilirnioon. • A friend ol the family. Lawrence German of .Sir-cle. and her grantl- datighter, Mr.-.. Odis Hurgcr. arranged for pic'iiires which was a surprise exceedingly enjoyed by Orandnin Harrison. Shf looked with keen iiiti;re.st through the photographer's albums oi" several hundred pictures. She wanted to know, "How much they cost." Her keen response to a bit of humor was reflected when she was told, "Don't worry, we have social security, but, we are tno young for old age pension." She denied any unusual hobby or pasttime, staling, "I was always a housewife." Her favorite rocker claims her except when she must rest on the bed. each person was adopted. Tires on a B-36 superbomber are nine feet two inches tall and each contain enough nylon to make 15,000 pairs of stockings. Scholarships Asked WASHINGTON (/I 1 )—Secretary of l,he Army Stevens has recommended to Congress thnt the government, give scholarships to h c 1 p overcome the short age of doctors nnd dentists available to the arinod forces. MOVING? l.orol or Long Illslaiicn CALL 3-8928 Beckham Moving & Storage Co. <I(KI N. Second NOKTII AMERICAN VAN LINUS AGENT REVIVAL of the Clear Lake Baptist Church Feb. 27-Mor. 6 JAMES E. filHKHHAI) KviinRclisl Piuilor of The First liiiptisl Church, Lake City, Ark. .J. A. llnyni'K. Jr., Soiiff Director Mrs. Donald Howard, IManfst Morning Service. 10:00 livening Service. 7:30 You Arc Invited To Attend Those Services Harold Ray, Pastor YOU ARE INVITED TO BE OUR GUESTS AT AN EXPLANATION AND'DEMONSTRATION MEETING OF THE FAMOUS Dale Carnegie Leadership Training Course IN EFFECTIVE SPEAKING, SALESMANSHIP, HUMAN RELATIONS AND MEMORY TRAINING ON Thursday, March 3rd, 1955, At 7:30 P.M. IN THE MIRROR ROOM OF THE HOTEL NOBLE IN BLYTHEVILLE, ARKANSAS PROGRAM Welcome. Hackijrouml and Purpose of I he Dale Carne.u'ie Course. Two Minute Speeches hv Dale Carnegie Graduates Telling:— "WHY I TOOK THE COURSE AND WHAT I GOT OUT OF IT" Demonstration of Memory Which Is Taught In The Course. Question and Answer Period. Opportunity To Talk With People Now Taking The Course and With Graduates. Demonstration of How A Dale Carnegie Class Is Conducted. Drawing For $100.00 Attendance Prize One FreeTuition, Including All Books and Supplies Will Be Given As A Door Prize (Value $100.00) BLYTHEVILLE CLASS NO. 2 WILL BEGIN FRIDAY, MARCH 11th, 1955. CLASS IS LIMITED TO 40 ENROLLMENTS. BLYTHEVILLE CLASS NO. 2 IS ALREADY OVER HALF FULL. ....You Will See For Yourself.... Why The Dale Carnegie Institute Has lieen A Successful "Going" Concern For Over 12 Years. Why 500,01)0 Adults Have Taken This Course. Why 38 of the lending Citizens of Hlytheville, 2-10 Joneshoroians and Over 2,200 Alemphians Have Taken The Famous Dale Carnegie Course. Why 35,000 Men and Women in 980 Classes Throughout the World Took This Course Last Year. Why Over 100 Companies Have Sponsored Dale Carneuie Classes For Their Employees. Why Ark-Mo. Power Company, Arkansas Power and Light Company, John Miles Miller Company and Many Other of the Most Progressive, Leading Executives and Business Concerns Sponsor This Course. Why General Motors Has Made This Course Available To 80,000 of Its Employees. Why Everybody Who Takes This Course Recommends It! YOU ARE INVITED TO BRING GUESTS Brickell Institute of Leadership Training, Box 118, Jonesboro, Ark. H. C. Freeze, Instructor At The First Sign—Get BOB'S GYPSY RUB LINIMENT VEST AUTO LAB S. Highway 61 Ph. 3-9718 OUR SPECIALTY Custom Tune-Ups and Custom Body Work DUAL EXHAUST SYSTEMS Sold and Installed With Fiber Glass Mufflers USED TRACTORS MOST ALL MAKES and MODELS We have the tractor for you! Come in today and have a look. 61 IMPLEMENT CO. " The Farmer's Home of Satisfaction" N. Highway 61 ph. 2-2412 CAMERA CENTER • Flash Bulbs • Color Film • Polaroid Film • Movie Film • We have Cameras and Projectors for rent. BARNEY'S DRUG STORE 2006 W. Main Ph. 3-3647 COMING SOON Bob Logan Announces a Beautiful New Porcelain Enamel Texaco Service Station Now Under Construction (Station Will Be Leased Locally) at the Corner of Ash and Division Tour With Texaco ... 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