The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on April 19, 1955 · Page 8
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 8

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PAGE EIGHT BLTTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER HEWS TUESDAY, APRIL 19,1958 Carney Doubts Shortness of Any Atomic Conflict KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Adm. Robert B. Carney, chief of naval operations, said yesterday he docs not subscribe to the belief that in event of an atomic war "it would be all over in a few minutes." In an address prepared for Ihe Armed Forces Council here, Carney declared: "I do not believe this is true no matter how terrible the destruction might be. I say this because I do not believe that tough people, on either side, are likely to give up as long as they have anything left to fight with. For that reason the possibility of a drngged-out conflict must be reckoned with. •Consequently. I believe we must lug. Our plans must go beyond an atomic cataclysm with the strongest sense of emphasis and determination that even under those unthinkable conditions, free men still will fight to keep friendly ;eirltory and the sens from falling into the hands of an enemy." Navy'n Mission Cnrney stressed It is Ihe Navy's mission to keep open the sea lanes to U.S. allies and to American forces abroad. He sa.ld "nearly 25 not let the phases of an per atomic struggle becloud our think- strength is deployed in Europe" arid the Air Force has forces from Greenland to North Alrlca. If the Atlantic Sen chain ever was broken. Curnoy added, "NATO and the security of the Western Hemisphere would be gravely Imperiled." Carney added, In discussing the need for a Nnvy, that this Is "not to say that sea-air power was a sufficient force unto Itself." There Is need, the admiral said, "I'or us to maintain strong land- based air power as well as sea power" and "there is a fsreat need for Just land power — the soldier with his rifle, the man whose ultimate Job Is to take control ol the other fellow." AND DOWN WE GO-Two hundred feet from n cliff top In suburban Cleveland, Ohio, to o creek bank. Police believe a car thief hopped out of the 1054 Cadillac and let ill «rash down. Owner of ttw cm Slid he last sow rt In hte dllvcwny. of our Army ground Blytheville Girls On Dean's List Among the 310 Mississippi Southern College students who were recently named to the dean's, list for the Winter Quarter were Murjorle Dougherty, freshman, daughter ol Mr. and Mrs. L. A. Dougherty and Donna Sue Gore, junior, daughter of Mrs. lone Gore, all ot Blytheville. The list of honor students, who compiled n scholastic average of 2.25 quality points or botcr, exceeds that of the fall quarter when 2110 were named to the list. Dunklin Officers Check Burglary KENNETT — Dunklin County officers arc continuing an Investltfn- tion In regard to the break-In at Mead's Jewelry Slore here Saturday night. Authorities said 50 watches. 15 cigarette lighters, a small clock ;md $60 111 silver were taken. ISLAND GKOUr American Samoa consists of a group of Islands just east of the International Date Line, 900 miles south of the equator, nnrt about •fflft miles south of Hawaii. WILSON HONOR STUDENTS — John M. Elkins, aon of Mr. and Mrs. C. F. Elkins ol Wilson, has been named valedictorian of the Wilson High School with a grade point of 04.2. He's president of the student council, a football letterman and Boys State delegate. Jean Orecnwcll, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Greenwell of Wilson, has been namod salutatorlan with a grade point of 93.4. She was a football maid and member of the Wilson mixed chorus. Commencement exercises will be on May 27. Entire Neighborhood Prays For Sleeping Sickness Victim Uy STAN CARTER CHICAOO l/Pl-^A young suburban couple believes the prayers of neighbors are help'ing their 6-yenr- okl. brown-eyed daughter to recover from .sleeping; sickness. The child, Oiiyle Russell, lies in a coma at Lutheran Dcnconess Hospital. Eyes open, she stares nl her pnrent.fi but does not recognize them. She screams and cnnnot eat. J3ut she i.s beginning to move her arms and. legs. Two weeks tigo they were completely paralyzed. She was Riven a 50-60 chance to live. Now, the doctors say, the odds have improved. Cull For Prayers Qayle'K parents are Mr. nnrt Mi's. Paul Russell of Morton Drove, Just north of Chicago. Russell said Sunday night Gayle's improvement seemed to coincide with a call for prayers issued by spiritual leaders of three Catholic churches, three Jewish temples nnd several Protestant churches In Morton Grove and three neighboring communities. Neighbors heard of Oayle's 111- BRIGHT PICTURES on All TV Channels 2 to 13 with the JFD Jetenna Why lake anything less than Hie best in your TV reception? It's really easy and costs less than you would expect. The ultra-sensitive JFD JETenna is all you need for crystal-clear reception on all channels from 2-13. And your JFD JETenna will always look and perform like new because it's made entirely ol aircraft aluminum. We're specialists in JFD antenna installations and we would like to show you what the JETenna can do for your reception. Phone us today lor a free estimate o! your location's antenna requirements. World's lorgtcf Manufacturer of TV Antennas and Acc*uorf*« CITY RADIO & TV SERVICE "We Service all Makes of Radio and TV" CECIL RUCKER, Owner 138 E. Main St. Phone 3-62.13 ness and reported It to their pastors. Severn! pastors asked their congregations a week ago to pray for Gayle's recovery. Others men' ttoned the child In prayers at church services last week, and iigaln Sunday. The Skokie News, a neighborhood newspaper, said last week, "the pn*»re community continues to pray for Ouyle," Prayers Hclpinc The Russells are Catholics. "I think she's getting better/ 1 Russell said. "I think the prayers of all those people are helping her." He said his wife agreed the prayers were helping. Oayle has been In the hospital six weeks. She entered lor an appendectomy. But two weeks after the operation she developed an allmenl doctors diagnosed as encephalitis, commonly called sleeping sickness. The doctors said she apparently developed peritonitis after her appendix was removed, and that this in tvirn caused toxic poisoning In her system which caused the encephalitis. Read Courier News Classified Ads OSCEOLA NEWS By Brttyt Nell* Starr I'm sfrsld one of my little "termites" (named thualy because they are forever tiling away) made a bad Impression on the fit- tar of the rirst Presbyterian Church In Jonesboro. My son, Bill Beall, and shoo- bang being brand new residents, the pastor decided to call. The ;hree small boys were in the yard playing and didn't see the minister when he arrived (which probably Would have been three times worse if they had.) The "middle one," Phil, ran In the house for something and there stood the minister and Phil's mommy with bowed heads and the minister was saying a prayer. It took Phil so by surprise he hollered out, "Hey! What's going on in here?" So I am apologizing to the minister, as my daughter-in-law hasn't recovered from the shock. There's no happiness in life «o perfect as the martyr's. The dissenting opinions of one generation become the prevailing interpretation of the next. As we advance in life, we learn the limits of our abilities. You can say that again. An old Latin proverb says, if you always live with those who are lame, you win yourself learn to limp. If you are planning on being an old bachelor think first of what Benjamin Franklin said: "A single man has not nearly the value he would have in a state of union. He is an Incomplete animal. He resembles the odd half of a pair of scissors.". When you go to market to buy, use your eyes, not your ears. The mouse that has but one hole to run to Is quickly caught. I'll bet there are very few law> yers who do too much quoting of Shakespeare 'cause for one reason or other, Shakey didn't care too much for lawyers or else he would never have said, "The first thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers." t tablespoons shortening, t slightly beaten egg, % cup milk. This mount will take care of one »ound of weiners. Sift all dry ingredients together, cut In shortening. Combine egg and milk, add to dry ingredients. Stir until well blended. Insert wooden skewers (buy them from your butcher) Into one end of weiher. Spread the batter evenly and fry n deep hot fat until brown, about i minutes. Pass the mustard. The kids can do the frying and will thoroughly enjoy doing It. You had better make up the batter, un. es you want to do your spring louse cleaning all over. Boy, a monkey ain't safe no more, 'specially If he's one of the Rhesus monkeys. The kidney from one of them will provide sufficient vaccine under the process developed by Dr. Salk to give three Inoculations to 2,000 kids. This Is a great day for the young'uns, but hard on monkeys. See where striped shirts for men are becoming quite popular. Wouldn't you know It after every man in the country has laid in a new supply of pink ones! Getting as fussy as women-folks or more so. Next time Junior and Susie want a back-yard party serve them something extra special in the hot-dog line. You know how they pester you at the fair for hotdogs on sticks, well, it's a simple trick to make them and here's how: 1 cup flour, 2 tablespoons of sugar, 1 teaspoon salt, l'/ 2 teaspoons baking powder, 2/3 cup corn meal Blytheville Girl Ha* Leading Role in Onefine Martha Nichols will play the leading role In "Ondlne", a French tragic fantasy, at Arkansas State College in a three-day run next week. Also in the cast are two other BlytheviUe dramatic students, W»e- lon Powell and Sue Orsborne. High school students from North- eait Arkansas and Southeast Missouri will see the first performance Wednesday night. College students and the general public will attend the Thursday and Friday nigh' showings. Manila Paper Wins Mention The Manil» Met»r, high school pftptr at Manila won honorable mention in the mimeographed division of Arkansas State College's 20th annual Journalism Day Thursday. Individual Manila student* who won honors at the Journalism were Inelda Tiplon, third place in news- writing, Wanda McWilllams, tie for second in feature writing, and Norita Davis, third in sports writing. The western meidowlark ha* it different melodies. PILE VICTIMS: THORNTON-MINI* W«ta to mlmtm. U* »» I"-* Tti. dlnic-pre~d ointwnt * • *"f plrtt lamub «itk imndart to » Urn p.ln, bBDix. Itd-i"*. —i * Up ~du~ wmUof. &>ioj «" ««>• tort!_-k Kxl«7 I" Ttemtoo-MiMl Ointa»«t « Suppor rf«u drat don. PICKARD'S GROCERY & MARKET Genuine HICKORY SMOKED COUNTRY HAMS Nationally Advertised & Fancy Groceries 2-2043 Call In w« Deliver Come In 1044 Chick "^^^-> For i*ufl rn/ormofion coff GREYHOUND BUS DEPOT 109 N. 5th St.—Blytheville, Ark. Phone 3-4441 GO BY GREYHOUND Who put the Glamour in the family four- door ? You've always known the 4-door sedan was the ideal "family car." But perhaps it's never seemed very exciting! Then one day you spot someone swooping past your home in a new Dodge Custom Royal Lancer Four-Door! Gallant and gay! Dashing! Four-door convenience with a fashion flair! These 4-door Lancers are ;'wsl now arriving at our Dodge dealerships. Be the first in your neighborhood to put glamour into family transportation! THE NEW DODGE Flair-Fashioned . . . and Flashing Ahead Dod.e Deilers present: Dinny Thomas in "Mak. Room for Daddy," ABC-TV . Bert Parks in "Break Ihe Bank," ABC-TV . Roy Rogers, NBC Radio 61 MOTOR COMPANY Hiwoy 61 North Blytheville Phone 2-2142

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