The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on December 20, 1947 · Page 2
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FAGB TWO BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS SATURDAY, DECEMBER 20, 1947 , Asks Amnesty 1 istmas Shoppers Spending Money This Season and ing Up With Fewer Parcels Br Barkara Bundschu Usute* rnes FaaMe* Writer _ >ec. JO. (U.P.)—Americans beading into the final of Christmas shopping were estimated todty to be spending six (te'lt par cent more, money than they did last year and getting for it fewer packages to pile under the nation's Christmas trees ; : But the obntenta ot those packages will be more practical than in frfti recent years, New York department stores and national business 'organisations estimated. < 'Although the season 1s by no means over and figures are Incomplete, all retail observers be•Bere that dollar receipts (or the tettnii will be above .last year. They 'attribute that solely to Increased prices, however, and many of them 'IJgure that considerably fe»'er In- divibual sales than Itst year will have been rung up when the Chrlst- 'mtt buying season ends next Wed- iBesday. The high coat of living is put- {iag something the receiver "needed anyway" Into more stocking! than usual, the stores believe. '..There have been few of the iany luxury promotions which stud- dad newspaper ads and gift prospectuses during the war yeara Making up for what salu there tere of 1*00 handkerchiefs anc I1JOO handbags, however, are In- Bussing purchases ot both luxury 4ad essential household Hems. Pianos are reported in heavy demand by several stores. Radios and television sets are doing their share of business Some stores reporl silverware a! large Christmas gift Item All those Items were unavailable or, in short supply until recently. Retailers' attribute most of their increased tale to that face, although some feel it points a trend toward more • practical giving. Furs, Jewelry and other expensive non-eesentlals, which had bad sales slumps earlier this fall, and expected by some observers to equal last year's Christmas dollar volume. .Book sales, which have gone, uj steadily each Christmas since 1940, were e*p«t*d to drop below last | year't record In both dollars and units. "You Just can't eat them or 'wear them," a bookseller said unhappily. Agri Department Experts to Study Foreign Markets WASB3NaTO!»,.t>ec. » CUP)— •TIM Agriculture Department dls- ' doted yesterday thai. U It tending commodity exp^foroad •» • find out why the lliJp L »UWlta't ablt ,to, export meiygteBtjtoP. tobacco, * The Department said the specialists would make on-the-spot '•todies ot foreign markets to determine bow to overcome tactcrs Urn- sale of these products, They r MiKmMKMMMXMi|>:MSWK)i . CHURCH NEWS 1 mOMISEI) LAND METHODIBT CHUBCH Bay L. McLetter, pastes- 1st, >rd, 5th Sundays. Preaching services, 11 a.m. Sunday- School every Sunday, 10 a.m. Second and Fourth Sundays Preaching service* TOO p.m. TAXBBO HTTHOD1ST CHURCH Bay L. Mcl*»ter, pastor 1st, Jrd, Sth Sundays. Preaching Services. 7:00 p.m. Sunday School, 10 a.m. Second and 4th Sundays Preaching Services), 11 ajn. Young People, «:JO p.m. HAIX MOON ASiZMBLY OF OOD Hart la Keagan,- aetrtg putor Sunday School, 10 a.m. C*arias Springer, superintendent. Morning Worship, 11 am Evening Worship, a p.m. Wednesday prayer meeting, 1:80 AgftEMBl.T OF COD CHURCH L. O. •sesssy, paste* Butiday School, ».*» a.m. Morning Worship, H sj«. Christ Ambassador 8«<victs, f.V) ciilldren's Church, «:30 p.m. BvtngellsUe Services, 7:10 pm CHURCH OF CHRIIT C. W. Stefall, paster •jnday School, CM a.m. Worship Service, 10:60 a.m. Bible Study, 8:48 p.m. Evening Service, I p.m. • BUEDCTTE CBTOKCH OF GOD E. E. »haw, tatter Sunday School, B:4t a.m. Morning Worship, 11 a.m. Youth Service, 7 pm. Evening Service, 8 p.m. FULL GOSrCL TABEKNAFUE Vent aUwlla, patter Sunday School, »:4» am Morning Wonhlp, 11 ajn. Young People, «:45 p.m. Evening Worahlp, 1:30 pjn. GATEWAY TABCBNACLE I* O. BoraB. paster Church Service, t:45 am Evening Worship, 7:30 p.m. Church service, Wednesday anil Friday, 7:30 p.m. FIRST CHURCH Ot THE NAZAKENK Daniel .S'idi.rd, putor Morning Worship, 11 a.m. Young People's Meeting 7:15 p.m Evening Worship, » nm Sunday School, 9:48 ajn. CHRISTIAN SCIENCE SERVICES Wonuu't Clubhouse, 1416 W. Main "God the Preserver or Man," is he subject oJ the I*Mon-8«rmon which will be read in all Churches nd Societies of the Church of Christ, Scientist, on Sunday. Wednesday evening meeting, 8 o'clock. FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH Rev. Harvey T. Kidd, pastor Sunday School, 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship, 11:00 a.m. Christmas Program, 5:00 p.m. Garbed In a Revolutionary War uniform, Nathan Horowitz, of New York City, who represents the Committee for Amnesty to War Objectors, pickets the White House with a sign asking President, Truman to absolve si] — conscientious objectors. nOUNUEl. BAPTIST CHURCH A. M. Reuten, euuMr Sunday School, 10 t.ni Horning Worship, tl am Training Dnton, 7 p.irt/ , Evening Service, 1:30 p.m. Wednesday night prayer ?!rvice, T pat FTRBT METHODIST CHURCH Allen D. Stewart, patter Church School, 9:45 ajn Worahlp Service, lO:iH> a.m Senior youth Pellows&p, «:M pjn. Intermediate Youth Fellowship 6:30 p.m. Worship Service, 1:V> (>m. Choir practice,' Wednesday NUMBER NINE BAPTIST CHURCH Howard H. Klnc, paster Sunday School, 8:44 i.jn Morning Worship, 11 a.m. Training Union. 1 o.ro. Evening Worahlp, ( pjn. UIJ.Y STREET BAPTIST U o. aitOKt, paster Sunriay School, 9:30 a.m. Morning Worship, 10:55 a.m. Training Union 8:45 a.m. Evening Worship 7:30 pm. FIRST LUTHERAN CHURCH Robert Jaecer, pastor Sunday School, 10 a.m. Worship Service, 11:00 a.m. for regular congregation and the Rev C. T. Kuehn will translate the sermon by hand to the deaf ot the congregation, Sunday night, 7:30 p.m., Fellow ship Club. Monday night 7:30 p.m., Christmas parly at the George McLeod home. Tuesday night 1:45 p.m. Adult Bible Class. Wednesday night, 7:30 p.m., spe- clarciirlstmas Eve services for children. Thursday, 11:00 a.m., Christinas Day Services. FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH E. C. Brown, pastor Sunday School, 8:40 a.m. Morning Worship, 10:55 a.m. Training Union, 6:30 p.m. Evening Worship, 7:30 p.m. Sunday School Cabinet. Meeting, 45 p.m. Officers' and Teachers' Meeting, p.m. Dsceolo Churches F1BST CHRISTIAN CHURCH L.' K. Still Jr., pallor Bible School, 8:41 a.m. Morning Worship, 10:50 a.m. Evening Service, 7:00 p.m. Midweek Service, 1:30 p.m. ST. MATTHEW'S CHURCH Francis » McDevltl, p»ttof Mass, 9iOO a.m. •IRST PKESBXTEIUAN CHURCH L. T. JLawrence, pastor Sunday School, 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship, 11 a.m. Young People, 6:00 p.m. Wednesday evening service, 7:30 KIKST BAPTIST CHURCH Russell J. Clubb, pastor Sunday School, 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship, 11:00 a.m. B. T. Union, 6:30 p.m. Evening Service, 7:30 p.m. Midweek Service, 7:30 p.m. CHURCH OF C11KIST O. C. Thompson, pastor Bible School, 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship, 10:45 a.m. Evening Service, 7:30 p.m. Bible' Study, Tuesday and Friday 7:30 p.m. AUTO UPHOLSTERY SHOP At LEE MOTOR SALES, Inc. 307 East Main Street Phone 511 ¥««, we do all kinds of auto upholstering, using only th* mod durable and pleasing materials. We make Mat covers, tailored to flt your cushions. Also door panels, back panels and arm rests that will bring added comfort and real charm to the Interior of your car. We also do headlining, sedan toil-decking and convertible tops. We rebuild truck seals, lit rubber mats; cutl fit and bind back seat carpets. We also do heavy duty custom sewing. , Let your Auto Upholstery troubles be our troublei. Our annual Chrlitnui and holiday special: Price reduction Ml all services and materials. Come in for estimates. It is a pleasure to serve you as our work will be a pleasure to you. Thomas J. Lilly & Son For the Best in Tailored Auto Trim FLAT LAKE METHODIST CHURCH Ray L. Mol.rstcr, pastor Every Sunday - , Preaching Service 9:30 a.m. Sunday School, 10:30 a.m. Young People, 6:30 p.m. Formtri' Prof lit Due To Shrink in Spit* of High Prices, Official Say* LITTLE ROOK, Art,, Dec. 10 (UP —Net profits tor cotton' and dairy farmers may decline .In IMS despite • continued high prices, according to O. B. Brown, state ex- eiulon farm management spec 1 si- s also will seek to determine the ex;tent 9t postwar eompetlU«n from other nattoos. The specialists will spend part of their time abroad and part In the 117; 8. conferring with producers and trade representatives. They will concentrate on Europe first. ' • The department said this Is the first time m eight years that It hu 'done promotional work of this nature v on -an intensive commodity basis" In 1859, a few agrlcultura ; commissioners who were abroard studying export problems were an •orbed Into th* U. 8. Foreign'Serv- toe CALVARY BAmST CHUBCB t«tb and Ohlckaiawk* P. H. Jernlgan, pastor Sunday School, • :!» a.m. Morning .Worship, 11 a.m. B. T' U., «:46 p.m. Evening Worship, I pjn.. Wednesday Prayer Meeting 7:30 .m. LAKE STREET METHODIST CHURCH H. B. BlerliH, paster Church School, f.M a.m. Morning Worship, 10:50 a.m. Methodlit Youth Fellowship, •:OB Brown aaid in Little Rock cotton and dairy farmera may net to receive about u much r W .heir products In IMS u they..(ni this year, but, net protlte .may de dine because. of higher operatin co»t». He advised farmers to reduc coati wherever poMlble, to Increas labor efficiency, to Increase effl ciency of dairy production and to keep inventorlei of feed and sup piles low to avoid losee* when prices drop. Peed costs, he said, may be kept down by stressing pasturage and roughage feeding and by providing winter.ihelter for dairy herde. Par cotton producers, Brown aaid a low national carryover on hand last August will help support prices through the 1948 Ma«on. CHURCH OF Tlir IMMACULATE CONCEPTION Rev. Francis B. McDeritt, pastor Rev. Paul Bujarakl, asalslant pat er. . Sunday Musses '7:30 and 10:0 Weekday Masses, 7:30 p.m. FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH Rer. B.- S, flalrd, pastor Sunday -School, 9:45 a.m. Morning W-rshlp, 10:50 a.m. ST. STEPHENS EPISCOPAL CHURCH ' Church School, 9:30 a.m. Wednesday in. FIRST PENTECOSTAL CHURCH Norman Kent, pastor Sunday School, 9:45 a. m. Morning Service, 11:00 a.m. Evening Service, 1:30 p.m. FIRST METHODIST CIIUUCH Hersclielie Couulimun, pastor Sunday School, 9:45 a.m. Morning :ervlce, 11:00 a.m. Methodist Youtli Fellowship, 8:15 RECTAL DISEASES A SPECIALTY (All Types Except Cancer) Prayer Service, 7:30 p.m. . /eniiiB Service, 1:30 p.m. Announcing A New Class Beginning January 5, 1948 WATCHMAKING and CLOCK REPAIRING "The Trade «t No Depression" MONTGOMERY-TAYLOR SCHOOL OF WATCHMAKING Southern Missouri's Ltadlni Trade School Poplar Bluff, Missouri Approved by Veterans Administration and Slate Board of Education under f. 1. 16 arid 346. State Approved Instructors BEN WHITE & SONS GENERAL CONTRACTORS MAIN OFFICE NORTH TENTH Phone 3151 T«/«phon« Officiate Have -Hard Tim* Explaining Thit Oiif to th* Chief ROCK, Ark.. Dec. ». (DP)— Officials of the Southwest- "em Bell 'Telephone Co. were try- Ing hard today to explain to Littl« Rock .Detective Chief C. O. Pink Just why he had been unable to •fet a new model telephone for his office Their job waa made increasing- hard yesterday when Knit raided an alleged gambling house In Little Rock and came out with five brand' new desk phone*. The telephone men said the phones were Issued to Ilctitlous persons. PRESCRIPTIONS Fresh Stock Guaranteed Beat Prices Kirby Drug StoreS ORDER NOW... " For Christmas Needs XX CREAM EXTRA MILK There Will Be No Milk Delivery Christmas Day DIAL 4631 MEADOWBROOK DAIRY MILLARD INGUSH, Dittributor 5Z7 Park Street ENROLL NOW FOR FULL INFORMATION WRITE iii>ELMAR C. ABBOTT, Business Manager vTu TEMPLE ISRAEL' Dr. Alfred Vise, rabbi. H^'JM.i....!.,,*.'.:.-. DRASTICALLY REDUCED! FARM (J| LOANS Home Office, Newark, N. J. IONO TERM VKOMPT ClOtlMO 1AW SVATK GALL. WRIT1 OK SEI RAY WORTHINGTON 115 S. Third St., Blythev)!le, Ark. Senlni This 8-rtion 23 Yrars Authorised Mortitagf LOOK Solicitor tor THE fRUnENTlAL INSURANC1 COMPANI Of AMERICA Tl|D^;B A.KERS CHAMBL1N SALES CO. T Sales * STUDEBAKER * Ssrvic* Enjoy ufet; and peace of mind through rejuUr car Inspection. • Put in Good Running Order • New Paint Job • Check Electrical System • Brake Lining and Steering A good eelectioo of new and used trucks. Also, a number ot late model u«ed cars ... all guaranteed! Ln Chamblin Dial 2195 Bill Chambttn TUDEBAKERS * at Jim Brown's THE PRICE ON EVERY TOY IN STOCK HAS BEEN SLASHED FOR IMMEDIATE CLEARANCE OUR COMPLETE STOCK MUST BE SOLD NONE WILL BE CARRIED OVER Take Advantage of This Opportunity MONDAY, TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY *>*•* 75 ^ l.r ?, "You'd think Hie boy voted mos(-likcly-to-succ«ed wou be smart enough to take his car' to SEAY MOTOR for check-ups'." Pride & Usrey General Contractors DIRT FOR SALE Phone 517

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