The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on August 7, 1947 · Page 16
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K} f: PAGE SIXTEEN BLYTHEVlLLfe (ARK.) COURIER NTCWB THURSDAY, AUGUST 7, 1947 3. f Auto Theft Ring QperationsBared FBI Reports Two Arrests in St. Louis;' Six Thefts Probed ST. LOUIS, Aug. 7. (UP) — A widespread auto Ihcl.l ring UiiU •old stolen 1917 Bulcks In Mexico lor 17,030 each hns been uncovered, •gents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation Enid here today. Two St. Louisuns are under arrest for helping the alleged ringleader, William Alva Cnrtc. who •as arrested with" blonde Beverly Ilcne Burns, St. Louis, In Nashville, Tenn... July E6, ihcy said. FBI agent In charge, Gerald D, Norris. said Cnrtc had stolen six cars here during the past month with the aid of Joseph. G. Trojnhn, 24, n cab driver, and Virgil E Anderson, 22, furniture worker, on two occasions. Carte started Hie cars they found with one of C? master Ignition keys'he carried and Anderson hclp- ^?ri drive them to East St. Louis. 111., from where they were ln\-n to Nmhvillc fjr forging of bilk of sale and changing of motor numbers, according to Norris. From Nashville five of the nulcks were taken into Mexico and sold in Monterrey and Mexico City for ' a total of $35.000. Norris said thnl agents had also Hi rested Paul n. Mcorc, 23, in San Antonio, Tex., in the roundup. He added that Investigation 1 ; are continuing in the belief that Its operations were on a larger scale than has yet been determined. Rebuilds Church Windows With Old Schnapps Bottles ' Advice to Motorists ' SAN. FRANCISCO, (UP) — The California State Automobile Association is advising motorists to stop and relax occasionally when they are an lor.s trips as one way to reduce accidents. "Don't overdrive yourself or your cnr," the association said. "Fatigue takes the pleasure out of motoring and Is a frequent cause of accidents." Thirty Injured When Bleacher Sect/on Faffs OOSHBN, N. Y . All!?. 7. (UP) Two newly erected bleacher sections at Good Time track here collapsed bdie.it>, the weight of the crowd attending (he running yesterday of the famed Hnniulctonlnn Stakes, initl police said 30 |wi- sonn were Injured, six of them seriously. About 100 spectators were in the new bleacher s-ccllon, built a.t the iienil oi the slrutcli, when the stands collapsed Just nftcr the first Irol- tliiR race of Ui3 day. Most ot those in the two bleacher ' sections which collapsed escaped wit!] minor hrul.ses. and required no hospital tre.iMneht. but alwuC 30 were taken to Goshcii Hospital, mast of them tii private cars. The track flint iiltl slulloii caved for scores of others who suffered only scratches and bruises. Incurious ami Lucky PHILADELPHIA. (UP) — Raymond Murphy Is thankful thai curiosity didn't lead him to Jlsule a funny-looking gadget he found In Hie cclliir of a house he bought. The object was a biistooka projec- tile, all set to discharge. By some quirk, it proved n, dud—until th<! Frankford Ar.scnal bam)) dlsjwsal squad touched it off In a safe area. Casl'>r oil Is used Industrially to make auto enamel less brittle, solicit cloth fibers, make leather more pliable, und improve the ap- jwarancn of dyes. MONEY -FOB MATRIMONY OR MATERNITY Milestones call for money. When you're getting married or expecting a new addition to the family, get the money quickly from G. C. P. C. PHONE 2)28 IZZW.AtKST. BLYTHEVIUE GENERAL CONTRACT PURCHASE COMFOBATION Pastor Adolf Kurtc and bullies: lie refilled the wlnduws refilled the bottles with a new Hfihl. * Thcobromiiie. the alkaloid founi in chocolate beans, has the same physiological effects as cjufriac tnrt is used medicinally for similar liuriior.es. Clean Reconditioned USED CARS Await Your Selection at SH ELTON Motor Company 119 W. Ash Phone 438 Ily KOBKHT ISKRCl'KJ,]) NBA Stuff Correspondent BEHL.IN, (NBA) — Light stream.*; through the new glass windows In the Twelve Apostles Church in Berlin, creating a solemn mood inside tile shattered interior. Installation ot U>e new windows was Pastor Adolph Kiii'ly,' first stop toward reconstruction of the 73- year-old church on n quiet Berlin side street. The windows are made of ok! schnapps bottles. Kurlz, 50, last year c.etcbratcci Ills 25th anniversary of service at the Twelve Apostles Church. Like Pastor Martin Nlcmocllcr, he had trouble with HID Nn?.l.°. His activities were closely supervised, by the Gestapo null he hurt been Jailed several times. But he I managed lo keep his paslovalc to- ^igcther through Ihc war. He couldn't do a.s much for his church. Block busters .shatUvrd the old stained si'>" windows und the roof. He S I!U held services there. In Ihc flnnl hiillle of ncvlLi GO avtlilcry shc'ls tore new holes iu the church \vnlh nnrl vinr The day peace \v.is (ko'orcd. Kurt?, began phnrir.;; the lebi.iKI- ing of his clii'rrh. SUorlsgos of materials prevented him from doing much. He often looked at lh". f,hss- empty windows and wUUc'l fov stained class to replace 'Jinn. Hut. stained glns.s — any glass — was next to Impossible to {Intl. Then, by chance, he discovered n honrd of empty square sclui'.ipos bottles. Experts told him they wouU never do for clxircli window's. Kurtz experimented and found he could mnkc Ilicjn work. In the hig emply nrches he cc- incnlcil the brick-like bottles III layci's until the panes \verc completed. In the smaller arches, hn crossed heavy wires and cemented glass'plates lo these. Repair of the walls and roof will come next, J'jt.sior Kunx IH 1 - llcves lie win Slml ;v way to rebuild tliesr, too. liul nol ivilh bottles Taylor Sand & Gravel Co. River Frond End of Bushy St. Caruthcrsville, Mo. Several Thousand Yards of Material Stockpiled No Waiting For Loading Orders Promptly Filled CEMENT Phone 573 * *» • i/ t }. A Gould s Automatic Water System . Grres you the most for your dollar Farmers Terms Part this Fall-Part Next Fall HARDWARE CO. Inc. HOME Of FAMOUS BfiAHOS 126 W. MAIN ST PHONE 315 SELL Your Car While Prices are HIGH! to SHELTON Motor Company 119W. Ash Phone 438! It's New, Ever Better! Ihe Television Wave - - - ! (one's Beauty Shop i has clumped hands and i is owned and managed {by Dorothy Cole. J lone Kopp Landrnm J and j Knyon 1'iii-ter i Opct'iitor.s A special conditioner u.scd In Television wave solution c-vilnl- i/r.s Ilio liair, CDliuncra its n:it- ural lustre. 'I'cievision Wave nu-iisurcs htiir ri'si.'-lancc; texture: or type oi hair has no hcarlnc upon success of Television Wave. Television WRVC Rives yovi lon« lasting, natural, deep, close to the scalp waves. Television Wave eliminates "test" curls; Us selective timer nuto- mnticnlly desifjnatcs your inrii- vlcltiiil processing time. Television Wave Eliminates dry. fri//.y liair, lirokeii hair cuds ami weak waves. Television Wave is endorsed by leading Ijcimticiaiis in thousands of our foremost salons. (one's Beauty Shop 1 1 1 North Second St. Fine Tobacco rin is w hat co arette Concrete Culvert-tile Sl/es 19" to 36" (Rrlnforced or Nim-lti iufurrfd) Cheaper and J,onj;cr lasting than any oilier Bridge Material. Concrete units fur Kanltary I'rlvy—-Concrete Septic T»nks. A. H. Webb Ilwy. «1 N. at Stale I.lne Phone Blythr.vlllc 7U ;<? REPAIR CD Save on Uic wiiole family's ulioc ousts through tlie year—by keeping (hem in gtmil reimir widi "lir fine Hiirlini:inshii> anil l»ii;:Ii quulity ntnterlnls. Wliifc-y«ii- H-ait heel unit tip rephicement and sliiiies. HALTER'S Quality Shoo Shop For Efcctric Work Call 2397 BOB'S Electric Shop • Farm Wiring • House Wiring • Motor Repairs • Appliance Installation r.OO N. Fifth tit. lilyth'iville, Ark, Good Used Furniture Is Found at JIMMIE EDWARDS FURNITURE CO. 5!3 K. Miitn fbone 2481 Pride & Usrey GENERAL CONTRACTORS Excavations and Backfills Phone 517 Highway 18 West at Pride Addition >; •.#XX>;>;>;>;>;>;>;>;>;>;>;>;>;>;>;>;>;>;>;>^^ BEN WHITE & SONS GENERAL CONTRACTORS MAIN OFFICE ^NQRTH TENTH 'Phone 1*51' LUCKY STRIKE presents THE MAN WHO KNOWS- THE TOBACCO WAREHOUSEMAN! FOR SALE Concrete Building Blocks Aquella Water Proofing Paint 12-48 inch CONCRETE CULVERTS plain or reinforced Osceola Tile and CULVERT CO. We Deliver Chone 691 If blue Monday plagues you on Sunday, call 474-475 NU-WA LAUNDRY CLEANERS Day Phone 3371 Night Phone 2527 WALPOLE ELECTRIC Complete Electrical Store Wiring - Fixtures - Appliances 117 Si). Second SI. Hlytlievillc, Ark. Kstim;ilc.s CiliuIIy Given "I'VE SEEN millions of pounds of lobacco sold at auction. And at auction after auction, I've seen the makers of Lucky Strike buy tobacco Hint's got real smoking quality . . . tobacco that smokes up mild, cool and fragrant." S. T. Curriii, independent tobatxa warehouseman of O.\for<!, N. C., hasbmi a Lucky Strike smoker for 26 years So remember.., /UCKY STRIKE/i EANS TINE /OBACCO So Round, So Firm, So Fully Packed —So Free and Easy on the Draw FOR R£AL ste yov/t Still & Young Motor Co. Lincoln-Mercury Dealer I'liimc 3J79 IJlyfiicviilc Ark. 112 Walnut St. KEROSENE & FUEL OIL CALL 2089 •The Old Reliable" G. O. POETZ T.« ( PETROLEUM Berrle. PRODUCTS Offlc* EK »t

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