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FAOB BIGHT BLYTHEVILLB (ARK.)' COURIER NEWS SATURDAY, MARCH Brazil May Burn Surplus Coffee, Exporter Says 7 Million Pounds May Be Destroyed To Keep Price Up NEW YORK Wl — A Brazilian coffee exporter says his country may burn six to seven million bags of coffee tills year to keep the price up. Abrahao Jabour said last night the 1954-55 crop in Brazil 'could produce a surplus of...that many bags, each weighing 132 pounds. Brazil grows the bulk of the world's coffee. He said the surplus will be withdrawn from the market—and maybe burned—when the 1955-56 crop starts next July. The 1954-55 crop, he said at a news conference, is expected to produce 15 million bags and the following year there may be 16 or n million. Would "Ruin Producers He said a decrease in the Brazil price of coffee, now around 50 to 54 cents a pound, could ruin many producers. A year ago coffee prices reached an all-time high in the United States, where the best brands sold for $1.30 a pound or more. The price in Brazil at the time was about 93 cents a pound. Brazilian officials reported these high prices were caused by frost damage to the 1953 crop. The present price of coffee permits chain stores here to sell it for less than 80 cents a pound, valthough some premium brands still cost more than a dollar. H Brazil destroys part of its coffee crop this year in order to maintain the price, it will not be for toe first time. Between 1932 and 1S40, 80 million bags were burned. Russian Prince, Cavalry Here, Dies in Florida SARASOTA, Fla. $) — A Russian prince who led the last great cavalry charge in history died here yesterday. Prince Michael Cantacuzene, 79- year-old military figure of Czarist Russia, led 15,000 Cossacks against the Austrians in World War L He Was shot from his horse and left for dead on the battlefield, but his aide found him 48 hours later. He was brought to Petrograd and nursed back to health by the Czar's own physician. Cantacuzene was marked for death in the gre"at revolution but he and his former wife, a granddaughter of U. S, President Ulysses S. Grant, managed to escape to Su'eden, then come to the United States and settled in Sarasota, WEATHER (Continued from Page 1) tures of 10 to 18 tonight in the northern portions of the state and 16 to 22 in the southern portions Early morning temperatures around the state were Texnrkana 21, Fort Smith 15, Fayetteville Flippin 10, Little Rock 19. Pine Bluff 21, El Dorado 22 and Wal Ridge 1-3. Two-Thirds Mark Reached By Red Cross The Chickasawba District American Red Cross fund campaign neared the two-thirds mark today with outlying area contributions and the Blytheville Negro division helping to swell the total. Manila reported $1,033, an in- rease of SUB over last year, while Box Elder exceeded last year's figure by S45 with contributions totaling S101.50. Blytheville's Negro division reported S229.70. Manila $50 — Tipton & New Theaters. $25 — City of Manila, Riley Dunkin. Dr. V. R. Pox, McCully-McKinnon, Farmer's Tractor £ Truck Co.. Manila Lumber Co., H. D. Als:on, McKinnon Inc.. Grover Snider, McKinnon Irrigation Co.. Ark-Mo Power Co., E. C. Pleeman, Dr. R. W. Ration. S20 — Earl Wildy. $15 — V. B. Osborne, Tiger-Le vine Co. $10 — Leo Donnor. Manila Furniture Co., Joe Hornberger. D. C. Wright. C. L. King, Fleeman Gin Co.. Harry Wright, K. S. Jackson L. G. Gammill. H. B. Perkins, Albert Robinson, American Legion, Alvin Tipton. Mrs. C. W. Tipton, H. L. King, W. M. Davidson, L. E. Townsend, Westside Gin Co.. Arkansas Associated Telephone Co. SI.50—Alex Curtis, Charles stahr. So — W. O. Roach, W. G. Fox, Bert Williams, Mrs. A. Fendler, R. B. Holthouse. W. E. Roach, T. L. Edwards, Trigger Wall, Hulen Faulkner, L. E. Dacus, Tom steele, J. E. McMasters, Jake Dunkin, L. L. Perkins, W. R. Brown, C. B. Childress, Rev. N. Lee Gate, Dr. Doyle Brewer, P. G. Ballard, Dale Carter, Manila Liquor Store, Guy Rnbenstein, Burl Johnston, W. E. Ballard, I. D. Shedd, J. C. Lane jolliff Grocery, L. A. Brown, S. M. Gregory, George W. Fox, L. E. Mobley. M. L. Downing, David Sales & Service; Paul Robbins. Sam Bollinger, J. B. Brown, C. R. Brooks. O. W. Smith, O. B. Cook, Dr. Howard Nelson, Howard Funeral Home. Gene's Service, Bryan Osborne^ S. E. Henson, Neal Benson, Roy Ashabranner, L. K. Holt, Glen Homer, H. H. Alexander, American Legion Auxiliary. $3 — Louise Ashabranner, Elizabeth Rice, Joe Morton, Kenneth McWhirter, Nelson Brannum, L. L. Woodruff, J. B. Tucker. S2.50 — Omega Decker. Amos Decker. E. E. Byrd. W. F. Horner. Elizabeth Miles, Hugh S. Miles, Ruth Horn. $2 — J. F. Harris. James Cheadle. Albert Scott, Odell Holsclaw. Mrs. Russell Files. Cecil Pleeman, Charles Caery, Roy Denton, Mrs. Gray Hester, E. E. Hart, City Cafe. Bud Wortham, Jeanine Hitt, J. D. Littlejohn, Moderne Beauty Shop. C. H. Ashabranner. Dial Ballard. Cary p. Tate. Don-is Shedd, Dewey Rice, Coleman Borowsky, Thelma Fowler, L. E. Mobley, Jr., Herbert Adkins. Glina Braden, Maxine Steele, Carrie Sue Haynes, Marion Bishop, Johnny Cullens, Deward Dopson. $1.50 — Jimmy S. Berry. SI—Bud McWhirter. Edilh Horner, Inez Whitney. John Bassett, Everett Bronii. Gerald Woodruff Vivian McCullough, Calvenitii Halfacre, Patsy Gibson, Freddie Powell Either Hodges, W. L. Griffin, J. L. j Fleeman, Laverne Billings. Harvey Durham. Jack Southern. Delano Wiseman. David Vandiver. Roy Ourtrlght. Billy Gilbert; Clyde Parker, Luther Gammill J. E. English, Carroll Weatherford Bert Ashabranner, Arnold Sandbothe, James Moore, Ira Harris, Ernest Webb, Leo Cummings, Lucille Cummings, Bernice Billiard, J. T. Bollinger, Bill Shockley, Lillie Shockley, Nadine Grable, Dora Sickles, W. D. Crow. Viola McDonald, W. L. Cullum, Mae Davis, Francis Faulkner, Clola McCormick; K. Graber, Mrs. Jack Burgett, Mrs. C. H. Ashnbranner, Betty Home, Oshla White, Irene Lewis, Imogene Sweet, Betty Gunter, Elizabeth Button, James Pelts. BOX ELDER S5—Winborne Hauls, David Philhour, Gene Metcalf, W. H. Buck, W. O. Galyean, W. E. Crailon, Don Brewer, C. E. Buck, Norman Rauls, Jeff Rauls, Miss Izora Davis. $3—Herbert Sikes. 52—Charley Brown, Peck Young, Willis Philhour, R. D. Galyean, Virgil Hanner, W. K. Miller, Curt Hicks, M. S. Lloyd. Jack Dunning, E. C. Dunning, Phillip Rollins. $1.50—Galon Hanner. $1—Lester Porsylhe, V. A. Marshall, Milton A. Honneli. Henry Hanner, W. E. Ragan, Clyde Medcalf, Bud Hicks. Curt Henson. Mr. Fairchild, Johnny Cude.J. D. Young. Ruben Bedwell. Mrs. Raymond Hicks, T. J. Stllbbs, Cecil Noel, Don Hanner, Charles Beach. E. A. Tish, Homer Buck. Mariah Hanner. BROWN SPUR $5—Reed Threlkeld. Midway Farmers Gin Co., Doyle White. S3—Bert Eubanks, Harvey Smith. 52—Bill Williams, Emma Fleeman, Elmer Robinson, Sr., B. B. Therlkeld, Paul Deatonx. $1.50—L. T. Copeland. SI—E. W. Robertson, Jr., Coy Boyd, Lois Love, Dwayne Haigood, R. T. White, Dalton Decker, Paul Robbins. Negro Division Blytheville S10—Dr. R. A. Wilson, Dr. B. E. Roberts. $5—Dr. T. H. Keith, Dr. K. H. Nunn, L. D. Jeffers. True Light Church. $2—Andrew J. Hill. S1.50—Marvin Clayton. 51—Ida Adkins, Ernestine Ander son, Mattie Steele, Legusta Allison. Bertha P. Harris, Jasper Holmon, Frances Shivers. Elizabeth Clayton, Gallic Green, Miller Taylor, Bro. Charlie brr, Sis Frances Hamilton, Oler Ervings, Pearl B. Whimper, Mabel Bush, Mary Walls, Eugene Robinson, Walter Washington, Lillian Duke, Sallie Murray, Mattie Johnson. Ed Ware, Percy Williams, Lillie Berry, Polly Jones, Mtiree Warner, Eddie Chew, Frankie Mae Powlks. Willie Mae Robinson, Jimmie Robinson, Muriel L. Wilson, James Edmond, M. J. Shivers, I. T. Young, Ayre Lester, Dave Hazlett, Catherne Flowers, Roderick Flowers. Robert Wiley, lone P. Banks, §amuella Jeffers. J. W. Faucett, D. C. Shivers. Sarah L. Cook, Goldina McKinstry, John H. Blackwell, Henry I, Jo.sfeph McFearn, Clara Hampton, George Dyer, Roosevelt Minnell. Rev. E. H. Jones, Can-' zetta Taylor. Jenny Henry. Divinia While. James While, Willie Mae Robinson. Alena Wiley. G. W. Tayor, Bessie McCullough. Artie Z. Sawyers, James Edmond, Sandrell B. Boyd. Welton Lofton, Alice Ford, Muriel Wilson, Lizzie Dupree, Mary E. Williams, Annie M. Wilford, Mary Pankey, Wyley Morrison. Rev. J. W. Spights. Lucille Brown, Mary Bolden. John A. •lenry, Lula Strong, H. McComb, f. L. Cage, Edna Mullens, Eugene " irjam.s, Julian Willis. Lillian Johnson. E. B. Gee. Robert Campbell. Ida Carruthers, Corarena Evans. A.sli'y Shine. Frances Taylor. Alma Sanders, Lizzie Berry. Charlie Sims, FIRST FOR PEACE—Dr. ilarry Pcorlman, chief project engi-. neer for North American Aviation, points to a (hrec-foot-high model of the proposed first nuclear reactor for private industrial research. To be built.for Armour Research Foundation by North American, the reactor will be house in a 48x72-foot room at the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago. The 50,000-watt reactor will be used to develop peacetime uses for atomic energy. Four BHS Journalists to Conway Four members of Blytheville High School's journalism class, accompanied by Thurmon Rowlett. journalism instructor, will journey to Conway Friday to the state meet held for high schools which have printed and mimeographed papers. Three of the four have already | been chosen with the fourth to be ( named later, according to Mr. Rowlett. They are Gail Whitsltt, Nancy Dixon and Danny Cobb. This meet is sponsored by the Arkansas High School Press Association and is held annually. The meet will feature contests in editorial writing, sports, news, columns and advertising. They will be ranked and given ratings of excellent, good and average. The Bfythevilie entries have already been submitted. Phone Strike 13th ATLANTA — Southern Bell Telephone Co. workers began their 13th day of strike today with the company and the union in bitter dispute over the source of continued .violence. "With thousands of imported strikebreakers in the area, many of them armed, we hardly know v.bat to expect next," G. E. Gill, district strike director for the CIO Communications Workers of America, said in a statement last night. Calumet's Home Demonstration Club met yesterday and discussed plans for a supper which would aid 4-H Club activity. Matilda Halmon is president of the club. Titus Blade, Cleve Howard, Charlie Watson. Jr., James Curry, Jim Joiner, Sisroe Lawrence, Leona Pinkard, Rev. Melvin Johnson, Mose Davis, Elizabeth Bolton, Julia Hampton, Fred Edwards, James. Plung, Mary Scott, John Winder, j Calumet Club James Bolton, Askew Edwards. Nina Edwards, Lula Davenport, Walter Davenport. Minnie Lee Jackson, Emma Prear, Artilla Lee, Hanna Soward, Louella iiapman. Willie Davis, Myrtle Washington, Fields Taylor, Mollie Willis, Lela Mae Pittman, S. L. Tay,or, Ermon Johnson, Lula Cofield. Mark Butler, Isiah Neal, Jessie Burns, Mose Burns, Rachel B. Fields. Apple Hill, Boston Williams, Belle Williams. George Lester. Mamie Lester, Eola Potter, Mamie Thurmond, Shaw Crowley. John 3ush, Jr., Roxie Jones, George Bil- ips, LUlie Terrell, Joe Wat.-on. J. M. Hawkins, Alberta Pennington, Mary Ann Brooks, A. R. Anthony, Mack Dillard, Elisha Burns, Lillie Berry, Alfred Lee, Chessie Parks, Jerry Graves, Irene Ford. Rosie Witty, Mary Harris, P. P. Poociola, Annie Linzie, Sarah Mclntyrc, Nora Givan, Dina Givan. George Strinyer, Arthur Jnmes Hampton, M. Florence, Dave Golden, Fred Wells, Albert J. Lovett. Mary Windmon. Rev. Murchison, Mose Harris. H.OMC Bobo, Louella Spears. Billy Burton. John Chew. Emily Parker, Jake Banks. William Webb, Steve Ford, Walter Anderson. Fletcher Williams. William Gladden, Albert Haynes, B. B. Johnson. Cove-in Kills 4 CAGLIARI, Sardinia (/Pi—A tunnel being bored through a mountain north of here to alter the Church News Briefs DR. ALFRED VISE will start the Passover Season at Temple Israel next Friday night at the 8 p.m. Sabbath service. His sermon topic will be "Freedom's Wonderous Story." "SAYINGS OF ENEMIES of Jesus at the Cross," will be the topic of the Rev. J. E. Pomeroy at Wednesday evening services of First Lutheran Church. MRS. JOHN WALL will be solu- ist with First Methodist, Church choir Sunday morning .when it presents the anthem, "Were You There." Sunday evening the Rev. Harold Eggensperger will speak on "The Best Thing in Life." "OPEN OUR EYES," by Mac Farlane will be presented by First Baptist Church choir Sunday morning under the direction of Mrs. Harold Davis. Harry Carter Farr will be soloist. Dr. Garland Allen from Southern Baptist College at Walnut Ridge will fill the pulpit. SUNDAY AFTERNOON at 2 p.m. the Communicant's Class of First Presbyterian Church meets at the church and Monday evening at 7 p.m. the Men's Club meets at the church. SCENES from Chicago's Skid Row we featured in "The Street," new color documentary film which will be shown at Calvary Baptist Church at 7:30 tonight. REVIVAL services continue at Trinity Baptist Church where the Rev. Alvin Harms is the speaker. He speaks tonight and tomorrow at 10:15 a.m. Services through April 3. c o n t i n u e REV. A .M. BROWN, of Bossiei City, La., will be guest minister at First Methodist Church during Holy Week. Morning services begin 7:30 a.m., evening services at 7:30 p.m. Master Mason TOKYO W) — Prime Minister [chiro Hatoyama became a master Mason today. He was congratulated by the first and present U. S. Far East commanders, Gen, Dougas MacArthur and Gen. John E. Hull. Caruthersville Plans Special Celebration CARUTHERSVH.LE — Plans are being made for the 1957 Centennial in Caruthensrllle, according to Marvin Collins, first vice-president of the Lions Club. He said that at the Wednesday meeting of the newly organi/ed group a committee was appointed to contact all other organizations here to get their cooperation In the project. Appointed to the committee were Noel Thompson, chairman, Jimmy Tillman, Dr. VI. V. Pearson, Hayes Melton, R. L. Ward and Marvin Collins. The committee will make a report in about two weeks, Collins said. A dozen members of the club have already started growing beards for the centennial, just one week after it was decided to have one. Those growing beards are: Roy Ainsworth, Hester Alexander, Dr. Carl Bird, Wally Geiger, Marcus Lauck, Hayes Melton, McCurry Meyer. Noel Thompson, James Tillman, R. L. Ward, Harry Barker and Marvin Collins. Lone Case in Court In Municipal Court today all cases .except, one were continued until Monday morning. The lone case heard was a speeding charge against Bill McDonald and it was dismissed. 'Copter Pilot Got Good Care From Russians STUTTGART, Germany (If}— An American Army helicopter • pilot, forced down by a snowstorm in Communist Enst Germany, said to- ciny lie received "good care" Iran the Russians, who gave him a bottle of cognac. 1st Lt. Louis H. Jacquay, » Port Wayne, Ind., whose wife hot* a son last night told a news conference he was confined to a room in a Soviet military compound near the West German border. He said that at no time wu there "any indication of violence" and he and a German companion were only questioned a couple' of times during the week for 16 to SO minutes. Bible Reading Drive Planned CHICAGO (/P) — Laymen of tho National Council of Churches today ttnnounced plans to enroll a million men In a program of daily Bible reading. J. Clinton Hawkins of St. Louis, chairman of the United Church Men, laymen's group of the NCC, said the plan calls for men of all denominations to read a daily selection from the Bible. Hawkins said one-minute television programs on stations throughout the country have been prepared for use in connection with the program. Reindeer milk contains live OsceoSart Studies Mission Work Joe Pendergrast of Osceola was among 14 members of tn? Ouachitn College Mission Volunteer Banu who recently attended the mission conference at Southern Western Baptist Theological seminary at Fort Worth. The purpose of the conference was to enlighten students who are interested and dedicated to thr work of missions. Al the conference the students met missionaries from various fields and attended seminars and private conferena;*. with the personnel of the missions department. Twisters Hit In Tennessee WHITE PINE, Tenn. \f, — A two- coned twister struck Jefferson County from a black clour! late yesterday and left a wake of wrecked buildings, uprooted trees and other damage estimated at $100,000. No deaths or injuries \i'ere reported. The tornado hit both White Pine and Jefferson City, about 20 miles to the west. White Pine is about 35 miles northeast of Knnxviiie. Power Mowers and Aluminum Screens at New Low Prices. E. C. Robinson Lbr. Co. rhonc .3-4551 Paint Closeout j Many Types and Colon J i Price Hubbard Hardware PHONE 3-3545 • Moving •Furniture Cruted • Furniture Siorafte HOME SERVICE CO. United Van I.lnes ARCHI W. J. "nil,!," (VUNDKKIJCH Sl«(h «n'|i Chirk SIMPLIFY SHOPPING AND SAVING WITH What do you Need? - Get it fast with a low cost want ad! Thrifty women — and men, too — read our classified ads every day for the best reason in the world: YOU SAYS! ! Want ads in this paper are a market place for everything you want to buy, sell, or swap and — for expert services. . . . Get the classified shopping habit, now. , . . w« will help you write the Ad! Ads placed before 5 p.m. will appear next day, except for Monday's paper when ads must be placed by noon Saturday. All classified advertising payable in advance. BLYTHEVILLE COURIER NEWS Abraham's Tourist Court MODERN ROOMS—VENTILATED HEAT REASONABLE RATES $1.50 .:.,._._... .Single 3.00 .,... Single with bath 4.00 Double with bath South Highway 61 Plenty of parking room Beer By The Case Budweiser $4.40 Griesedieek ,..., . . 3.90 Falstaff 3.90 ABRAHAM'S CAFE ASH and BROADWAY FINERY FOR SMART PARADERS GET IN STEP WITH THE MERRY NOTES OF THE EASTER PARADE Capture the joyous mood of Easter along the avenues, where every shop window is a promise of bright ideas for springtime living and faster Parading. Your local stores are abloom with smart fashions for all the family, exciting gifts tor Easter giving . . . every treasure of Springtime to take your family gaily into the Easter Parade. Use your newspaper as a shopping guide to the latest and smartest faster Fashion*. DONT MISS THE Easter Fashion Section Tuesday, March 29 in the BLYTHEVILLE COURIER NEWS

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