The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on April 7, 1955 · Page 5
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THURSDAY, APRIL T, 1958 BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS PAGE nr» Blythevill* Warehouse, n«w wing in foreground . . . Fork lifts like thii one handle 41 Cons a day . . . Wa.rekou.sing Grows As Business in City Air conditioning units, beer, batteries, cereals, beans, bagging, seed, soap starch, synthetic rubber, insecticides ... Such runs the list of goods handled by a little-known, but fast-growing Blytheville industry — the Blytheville Warehouse. Blytheville declared an in-transit point on various items. CRACKING THROUGH the verbal barrier of transportation, this apparently is a means of getting certain rail freight service on specific products, which normally wouldn't be romed through the cily. That is, a manufacturer may store in Blytheville a product which may be en route from Indiana to Texas nnd normally wouldn't pass through this city. In Its more expeditious routing. There's no extra charge for getting it here ... if the ICC dictates. Why storage? It's simply that many products are seasonal. Even those which are needed in winter as much as summer — refrigerators, for instance — set! better in warm months. • • « IN' ORDER to keep the factory producing on an even keel year around, the manufacturer picks out key points for storage along the way. Thus, they may be moved quickly into the actual market area when the time comes. During 1954, the warehouse handled an average of 41.5 tons each working day. Tills year, it should become easily a 400-car shipper, putting it more or less in the same league with the compresses and Swift's plant. It is a locally-owned corporation with 12 stockholders. Ray Hall Is president; Kendall Berry, vice- president, nnd John W. Caudill, secretary-treasurer. J. G. Trieschmann is office manager and, according to Oettle, "does all the work." Building Permits and Real Estate Transfers Tlit> following building permits have been issued in tile office City Engineer A. L. Wood: Ada Bell Johnson, 1104 Sales frame room added to home. $100: William L. Michael. 1915 Vine. 2 inline rooms. $1.000; Joe N. Sallbft. 101 W. Missouri, 6-rooin brick yeneer ' residence. $6.000; Mississippi County Lumber Co. nnd Holly Development Corp.. W- dence of" brick veneer, ,M2,000: Love, $200 and other considerations, tut 5, block 1. EcUVin Robinson Add.; E. S. nnd Ullle Crawford (ci Cor- Ins nnd Dorothy Bevill, SEU-SE!i of 36-1CN-IOE; Eugene and Viviini MrGulre to E. W. Novmim imn Dl\le Hovn, $tO i\nd other considerations, S 1 .-^ of lot 10 of Punk Willis Subct.: Communiiy Ice Co. to Mnlcolmi B. LevetisU'in, $10 nud other considerations, lots 3. 4. 5, 6. block ,,'ijG. Nelson Aclii.. Leiu'.hvllU-. lots til. 5L'. 53, nf block •-'. Munette; , s I Curl M. und Otu Denny to S. T. Ray, Grace I.oycl. Leyt Ciish. $1. ur , lots 2 and 3. block 2, David Acres Subd.: E. YY. and Arizona Nornum. Dule Horn to J. W. mid Claudia L. Province, $'-'.800, lots 3, 4. nnd S- •J75' of WVof lot 4 of Edna Vail Subd. and W- of lot St. PYancis Levet- District to ence o ric veneer, ,,: • Rosemary, 5-room and bath resi- ' l ' lm '°'i R - «" d Rl " h shlu 'P. For Dependable Service ... HI-WAY DRUG Main & Division Ph.2-2019 featuring — and Dorothy (tray Cosmetics Hours: 8 a.m. to 9 |i.m. I'mills Holder, Jlgr. * Itoe. I'harmadsl Opened in May of 1951, the ware-; nierce Commission regulations. house has recently doubled its|- mc j Geule, who reads and synop- area by the addition of a new win of some 25,000 square feet. Thus far, it has been a successful enterprise, paying' annual dividends. In that it has something to offer and the fact that BlythevilJc has something to oifer as a distribution point is evidenced by Uio brand names found in the warehouse. The lisi ix-stds like a catalogue of famous American institutions. Boiled down lo a lew hard facts, the warehouse hits become ;, growing institution due to some effort oh the part of its manager — R. A. (Dick I Gettle — coupled with Blytheville's geographical location. which though it has some disadvantages, oiien is attractive as a distribution point. POK INSTANCE, on Celtic's de.-ik the other day was a rale comparison study made up for one of the nation's largest soap manufacturers. li showed that Blytheville offered savings up to 44 cents per hundred pounds on products, ulti*; mate destination of which would ; be nearby towns — Osceola. Jonesboro, CanithersviHe, Paragould. etc. : The warehouse stands a good '. chance of being the distributing point for this line of products in Northeast Arkansas and Southeast Missouri. This rate comparison .service i* ; a new department recently in- st.iilled. In the main, it amount to a library of the Interstate Com- Gettk pops up before various ICC hearings with some reyulari- sises these typical Washingtonese j ty. Most of his efforts in this con- publications, ucction arc directed toward getting New 1955 Air Conditioner Hubbard & Son Furniture THE NLA ID WITH FASHION arisen ... overlaid with ine lightest of detailing, looting arliess, elegant, quile sure of ilself on any occasion, j' Such a rice feeling underfoot too! Panama with Maple trim FAMILY SHQii S10RH 312 W. Main Phone 2-2342 SORE STRAINED MUSCLES Need BOB'S GYPSY RUB LINIMENT PALOMINO'S COLOR Rules of today provide thai IMe body color of » true Palomino horse must not be more thim three .shades lighter or darker than a newly-minted gold coin. The mane and tail must he white. Box Office Opens 6:45 Show Sfarrs 7:00 p. m. Admission 15c & 35c At All Times f<AST TIMES TONIGHT Double Feature JPAULETTE :GODOARO Bon White. 700 W. Main, 6-room brick residence, $2,300; W. F. Tejjeiholf, 2337 Birch. frame room used as shed, J100. I Rcttl estate ivansters: W. M. and Kiite Watson to Kitty Wayne CHI'O, $10 nnd other considerations, lois 6 and 7, block i,j Henrn Add.; I E. B. and Rovcne C. David to- Ralph nnd Dorothy Torid, $10 nnd I other considerations, lot 1, block 1, Elmwood. Gardens. Subd.: Luther and Sybol Nail to Robert mid Betty McAllster. $10 nnd other considerations, lot 6, block 3, Willie Beasley Subd.; I D. A. and Lime Smith to John nd Ida Wisdom, exchange of property, NW corner of lot 2, Sam : Barnes Subd.: j John and Ida Wisdom to D. A. j and Lizzie Smith, exchange of j property, lot 10, block B, Hollim-1 dale Add.; I Robbie Butler Hubert tu Hubert I T. Moody, $500, WV.-NW'A of 8- 15N-HE-. Dessie McLeod and heirs to L. I.,, and Lublc Lee Koonlx. $2,000. lot 16, block I, Barren and Lilly Add.; Jini Madkins to David and Vem lot 12 of Leachvillp. The Four Hoi'MMiien of the Apocalypse -symbolize War, Fiunine. Pestilence, nnd Death. STEWART'S DRUG Main & Lake Ph. 2-2822 Headquarters for • DRUGS • GIFTS • COS.METICS Hours: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Tom Stovall, R*jt- Pharmacist Herbert Kinninnmonih, Mjr, THEATRE PAINT & WALL PAPER FREE ESTIMATES LOW PRICES E. C. Robinson Lbr. Co. riiiinc 3-4531 FRESH CAGED EGGS Delivered lo your door E. S. MULLINS&SON Ph. 3-4779 Day or Night On W. Main St. In Blytherill« A \J=l'hont 3-4621 Weekdays Show Slarls 7:00 p. m.—8at. & Sun. 1:0(1 p. m. Cinemascope at Its Best With Stereophonic Sound! Listen lo KLCX Hi 10:10 a.m and 4 p.m. for Kile A Koxj Program Amuiuticcmenls THURSDAY & FRIDAY —AND— Cartoon "Canvas Donald" l'"Rl., & SAT. Double Feature HE'S THE KIND OF MAN WHO TAKES ANYTHING HE WANTS ...AND SHE'S THE KIND OF WOMAN WHO WANTS HIS KIND OF MAN! TONY CURTIS- JOANNE DRU LYLE BETTGEIL MARVIN MILLER mttifffMuHi'i-aeiu'W/.W The Finest in Cinemascope Presented in High-Fidelity Optical Sound! THURSDAY & FRIDAY Double Feature From th« land •( hSi Yikinf( > ' j |l J (olo by TICHNICOIO IM 1W Klin Bttl • SlflllS! HMKII ""-"' 'i «oarn t. Mtfs D»KiMi» «tw «HI»«M -Sum n« "t w»i.\ »c«u -AND— i UNmRMl.lNTERNATIOfMI. rTCIURf ALSO CARTOON SATURDAY OWL SHOW Brought Back by Popular Demand! ALSO CARTOON SUNDAY & MONDAY jTo Our Patrons: \\ 'ilii many hours of deliberation on what picture t« hrint; U> you on Hiister—we take much pride in pr*- .Hcnliii)!' \vlial we fei'l is the greatest of all motion picture iidiieveniKiifs—()u» Vadis! we at the Mox want lo wish nil of you a Happy Easier Holiday I This is NERO . .. the pagan emperor, and Lygia, Christian slave girl in his golden house of women! M-G-M's Ir^-s — ~ i,; , miXKW-IM KCIICSIW New and Used Furniture A Complete Line of Furniture & Appliances —At Prices You Can Always Afford— DICK OSBORNE 117 & 124 C. Main FURNITURE CO. Phone 3-322 J —A NO- Serial "Htiffalo Ilill" No. 9 PARAMOUNT NEWS & SELECTED SHORTS I Coming Soon to Ritz ! 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