The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on December 18, 1947 · Page 10
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 10

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Thursday, December 18, 1947
Page 10
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15 Rent Increase Reasons Listed Area torit Office Hart InrtnicM H HindU Upward Adjustment* Landlord* Jnajr apply for upward •dntttmeBt ot rent* on 15 diffei- •nt trouMs,' OhnUr A. Gunnhii- t*m,' Arc* Rent Director tor Mh- Usslppt Crtiitts, said todaj Appli- tation* *hca1« be Wed wilh the Area Rent Office In Bbthevllle Mr, Cimninrham said he a-lshert to oil the,.'adjustment provisions to the'attention of landlords in re- aporiM U» wnwtinw by the mem- fcen of 'the .'Mnt Advisory Board Who felt that more publicity should be given to thi* phue of the rent regulations. . The Housing and Rent Act of 1W7 authoriiea local Rent Advisory Boards to make recommendations to'the Area Rent Office on Individual • adjustment caie<. In Mississippi-County, the Board has Instructed; the Area Rent Office to bandit all lUch adjustment cases. The Board lUelf will act as a board M wit*, ftp cojiiider cases processed ? by .the Area Rent Office. Landlords '<",1$'Uh rent problems, therefore, ;-jhould go to the Rent Office; rafeer-than to Individual Board. rqugUfers, Mr. Cunningham i Three Quarters Of Occupation Bill To Be Paid by U.S. WASHINGTON, Dec. 18 (UP)— Th« United States and Britain JJBVD acrMd on a plan whereby this nation will pay three quarters of the co*t of .occupation of the Anglo- American Zones of Germany, it was disclosed yesterday. Bl-zonal occupation ccwU for 1941 were'estimated at $800,000,000 which the United States and Britain shared equally. The new agreement under which the U. 6. •sumes the major sii.irc of the cost was signed later yesterday. , Potatoes kept In a well-closed bin, with jK>me ripe apples, will not tprout. , pointed oiit?,:f Grounds 'for adjusting indivlniml rents und»r,|h'e rent regulations fall i Into wverilf groups, Mr. Cunningham added. But bctpre a rent may be ra"Lsed)"a formal order must be Usued by the Office ot Rent Control- : ,«i-= The <1|jiVje»U6e for upward ad- ' JjustmenVf if;'where there 1ms been * chanjeiiJV'th* housing accommodations or-'aeh'lccs furnished. This »ay Inclui^iufih changes as major capital improvements, increases in living »paoe, services furnished, more and better furniture or oth- «r equiprneni, or a substantial increase in occupancy. Another reason for rent increase it a situation where the rent was Originally lower than the rate for Comparable accommodations. The lower the orljinal rent might have fceen du« to a blood or other relationship .1 between the landlord and the tenant, Or there may have Been som*. peculiar circumstance lurrounding. the original rental »?reemer.t-at the time rents were frozen. In all such Instances, the. lent may be adjusted to (he rent fenerally prevailing In the area for comparable ' housing accommodations. , ' Another group of cases in which •djuatmenta are permitted l£ where 4 landlord i* suffering financial hardship In the ^operation ot his property. A landlord is entitled to an adjustment if, because of a substantial unavoidable increase in property taxes or operating costs, Bis net income (excluding interest) lor the current year Is less than 'his net Income for any two representative, consecutive years since January j, ing. An adjustment will be made in »n amount to relieve the hardship. ' The -rent -• regulations also pro- Tide for decreases in maximum renls, chiefly where there has been 4 decreaat In services, furniture ' »«jd. :; - • HOLID.AU 1IOIIOR mucs THREEFEATHERS RESERVE —"First Among Fine Whiskiea Sine* 1882." Treasured whiskies blended with the finest grain spirits. Will be welcomed as a fift. In special Christmas carlo Pop* Pius Voices Hope for Trouble- Fret Rome by '50 VATICAN 'CITY, Dec, ^ (UP)— • ~t~ ITJUB yoiced nope yc that Rome would be free of aitora- *«, lnUrn»l struggle and »tt«ckj Malnst the. Vatican before ths Jj^ "'.S 1 * church's Holy Year In The. Pope granted an audience 10 the.. ChrUtlan Democrat mayor Of Rame, Wvatore RebecchinI, ani .» executive councilmen. it was the llntriuoh audience given by a iPP*,* 0 .'wely elevated Roman city officials' since i«7o. •••vye nourish faith that Rome, thankj ; to its ancient traditions to 1U universal experience, and to lt» Catholic heart, will be In the Holy Year not only a mediator of underttanding and of pacification •monj the peoples, but also an exWnple: of. virtue and of complete J»«rmony and peace," the Pope told THREE FEATHERS V.S.R. BOURBON WHISKEY, A BLEND—bottled in Kentucky, admired all over America. Today's beat Bourbon "buy" nt a modest price. In spc-cialChriBtmaa carton. 90 proof. OLD CHARTER — Kentucky's finitt Straight Bourbon, 6 v««r» old. E very drop prtwar whiskey. An ideal gift for th« mo«t df«crimin«tlnf 86 proof. PEBBLEFORD— botlicd inbond under U. S. Government supervision. Preclou» prewar Kentucky Straight Bourbon, 100 proof. "Enjoyed in fine American «»." In»peci«l Christmas carton. PEBBLEFORD KENTUCKY WHISKEY, A BLEND—for your own enjoyment or a handsome, ap- Predated gift. An all-round pleasure, •nail-Kentucky blend. 93 proof. ,»•!#£«• ho». A. ..„ ™ n »™ v»;"irKvs rr-t^W *"""»• M ""'• «% «»i« ..,!„) „!,„,, I«"H Itumi Y.S.I. IOVIIOH WH1SJET, A C C. ELDRIDGE ' MSTUBCTOX MM .. IIHD. n ,,,,i. sty. 41 k Itfln mini BL\THEVILLE' (ARK,) COUR1EK NEWS THURSDAY, DECEMBER 18, 1947 SIDE ope N/NC TOASTER HNS $1 - ~ /. Price reduced on this smart tonsl- er-on-tniy. Mirror-like chrome finish with blnck black enamel trim. TojiMs two slices of bread, one side —open doors and slices automatically Hip over. OVEN TYPE $ TOASTER -- Toasts two slices of bread both sides nt one time. Modern design in bright chrome with black base. When toast Is finished, jnst raise wooden handle. Has a durable mica heating element. Modern In design, this beautiful non-automatic waffle iron will make delicious, tasty, mouth watering waffles with a minimum of effort. Oast aluminum grids allow waffle to be rehioved without sticking LAND, SEA and AIR Play Set REDUCED PRICE A big 12-piece Plastic Set of fine toys- Airplanes, Jeeps and Trailers—Real Fun! Indian Blanket All Bright ?*)39 Colors y 7c f, A colorful gift for a colorful day. 'This told Indian pattern has many brisht .vivid colors. A real favorite for use W ihe cottnge, car, on camping ( r i,, s , gnme , and as an-extra blanket in the bedroom. That Are Ideal For DAD or BROTHER QUILT LINED CAPESKIN JACKET $16.95 A beautiful brown Capcskin Jacket that Is Just in season, right for Christmas and at a reduced price! Made of smooth grain capeskin, with wide shoulder*, large collar adjustablo side straps, slide fastener front and sewecl-on linlf belt. The lustrous, rayon lining is quilted (or Hddcd warmth and comfort. Save On This Fine Front Quarter HORSEHIDE JACKET The toughest Cotsnck style Jacket you can buy, and an extra big value at my special sale price. Made of hard wearing, genuine front quarter horsehidc. for a lifetime of service. Specially designed to give a better fit in the shoulders and chest. The thick- warm lining is 15% reprocessed wool and rayon. MEN'S 1007, WOOL COAT SWEATERS $495 Big Pric* Reduction To the Ladles: Here Is one o[ the best buys I can suggest for Christmas giving. Show the warmth ot your heart by giving your Dad. Husband or Son OHD of those 100'r all Virgin Wool, solid color coat sweaters that kill keep him nice and warn) around the house, the barn or milk shed during (he cold winter months. It Is the gift that he sure will appreciate. The sweater has a button front, V-neck, double elbows «nd non-sag pockets. Specials Gift Small Wagons 79« Scooters, with Brakes $5.69 Snap Pistols 59* Child's Small Scooter 1.69-2.59 OfX>'ttOMW'WANTS A "PKKTO' PRESSURE COOKER This cooker is a gift with a thought for years to come. Beautiful in design wilh exclusive "Presto" features. Prepares meals in one-fourth time. 4-ftls. Dluo. 13 50 HERE'S A WELCOME GIFT MODERN TOASTER 98 Worth much more! Makes an inexpensive gift that's practical. Opening doors turn the torsi. Chrome finish. DC or AC. Fire Underwriter approved. Buy now and sav«. 2 Pollyanna 98c Pigskin Game $1.49 Children's Hour $1.19 Rich Uncle $1.59 Sail King 98* Mamma Dolls $3.98 Paint Sets 49? Tricycle Large Bike with 20 inch wheel. 30 to 22 inch adjustable leg reach. Husky and speedy, streamlined appearance. $19.95 Pine quality Bike with 16-Inch wheel, IB to 30 inch adjustable leg reach. Complete. wilh adjustable saddle $17.95 Smaller Bike will) 12-inch wheel, 16 to IS inch adjustable leg read). All steel frame, well constructed. $16.95

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