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VOL. XLIV—NO- 123 rmm DOMDIAKT MTOBPAPKR o» UMBOrjRI NEWS Missco Ranked Third Highest In Retail Sales County, First in Agri . Production, 'Also 4th In Bank Deposits Mississippi County last year led all other counties In tlie state In agricultural production. ranked third in retail sales and fourth in total bank dciwsits, according to a counly-by-county report on economic gains made by the Arkansas Economic Council — State Chamber of Commerce, it was disclosed today. And while the state was taking this position at the top in the field of agricultural production, it also was ranked 10th In the state In the value of its manufactured products, the .statisticians discovered. The report shows the following data OH Mississippi County: Bank ilerJiisil.s, W7.432.OflO. llctail srilcs, S41..760.000. Value farm crops. $45,304,000. Value manufactured fooinj $13,800,000. Motor registrations, 13,510 cars and ducks. Population. 84,000 (19*> estimate. Mississippi County ranks third iunonng the counties in population, with only Pulaski and Jefferson showing more residents. Pulaski County's population was listed at 210.600, and Jefferson County, 85,400. just i.OCO more than Mississippi County. Only Pulaski and Sebastian counties showed larger automobile and truck registrations than Mississippi County.' This countv was outranked in output of manufactured goods by the following counties: Pulaski. $87,000,000: Sebastian, $57,030,000; Union, $19,800.C€0; Ouachita. J33; UCO.OOU; Jefferson, *21,C03,000- Ashley, $19,500.000; Arkansas. »17,10p,- OCO; Bradley, $15,loa,U;0, and Phillips, $1B,800.CCO. Poinsetl County ranked second i and next to Mississippi County in agricultural production but the tola] was only $19.400,000 compared to Mississippi county's $45,- 3CO,U02. Craighead and Crlttenden Counties lied for third wiUi $19,- 2CC.CCO, and -Jefferson, fifth, with .(16,603,COjO. Others ,in, the bracket '-betwCin $(.G,Ctn).-*M and ''$15,000,- CC3 in agricultural production included: ;•• Arkansas County. Benlon. Clay, cross, Lonoke, Phillips, St.. Francis, and Washington. Retail Sales High In the field of retail sales Mississippi County was topped only by Fnlaski and Sebastian counties. Pulaski reported sales of $189,100,OCO. and Sebastian. $56,500,000. in comparison to $44,700,000 for this county. Puli.Eki. Jefferson and Sebastian counties . topped this county in bank deposits. Pulaski reported $160,7B6,roo. and Sebastian. $61.- '.J'2S,COO, and Jeflcsrson, $47,108,000. Washington anci Union counties were near the Mississippi County 'o.vcl with figure;, in the $25.000,000 Bracket, others above the $20,000000 mark were: Craighrad, Garland and Miller counties. Totals for the stale follow: Bank deposits, $787.253.000 sales, Jl,152.90(>,(>0o! farm crops. $458,200.400.000° I ' lan " t * clurct ' eoods, $515.- East Arkansas Seeks Gas Lines BlytheviMe C. of C. to Send Representative to Meeting in Forrest City A Chamber of Commerce committee will go to Forrest City Friday where members will attend an organisational meeting of Ihe Eastern Arkansas Natural Gas Consumers Association, a move which may result In obtaining the long- awaited fuel here. A letter from the Forrest City Chamber of Commerce sent the Blythevillc Chamber invited a committee to attend and members of the group here wrote back stating they were definitely behind such a move. Organization of ihe consumers as- sociallon may be the solution to the problem of getting natural gas here, Mayor E. R. Jackson said today. Two natural gas franchise applications are pending before the City Council but no action has been taken on either of them. Thc letter from thc Forrest City chamber outlined thc purpose of the organization and pointed out that natural gas from the Arkasisas Louisiana and Texas fields had been made .available to Eastern states but not to Northeast Arkansas. Ttie Association hopes to secure the interest of capital which will undertake to build adequate pipelines and distribution systems, coordinate Individual efforts to work efficiently with the Arkansas Public Service Commission . to obtain priority for gas over Eastern States and achieve earlier procurement of necessary materials for construction of the pipelines and distribution systems. BLYTHBVI1XK, ARKANSAS, SATURDAY, AUGUST 1G, 1947 $10,000 in Premiums Offered for Best E xhibits In Northeast Arkansas District 'Fair This Fall SINGLE COPIES FIVE CENTS , n ^-- 2 tockmc » aml Patrons of this area today «rc receiving thoir conlen of the 1947 edition of the exhibit catalox ami premium lint for the Northeast Arkani i I - inct I^ir which opens at Walker Hark Fairgrounds hore Stipt, 24 Rnd contln*",Thm"»h nctail V:ilnc of OCO. Population, $1,986.200. Osceo/aC.o/C. Elects Five New Directors G '™ c '"-^ly-eleclcfl directors arc ,T. P. BrSand 0 '^ 1 ^!' Steve Ralph, who was c lcc£d to ,h7 C C^mL° 11C " ycar " crio " when thc Chamber was organized last March. wns chosen to s Ac for a three-year period. •Mr. Patilus pointed out that whrn the Chamber was organized 15 d , rcclors were elected, I lvc i' o SC rvc for cue year, rive ror two scars nil I five for five years. But j )c ,',1^,? according to the by-laws ol ihe Chamber, each riscal year must begin on Sept. 1. and the board members elected to serve for one-year period must be re-elected or re- .placcd at that. time, it was later decided to eliminate thc one-year members and appoint riv c additional three-year members, he said The new board members win b- Inslallcd si the Chamber's first annual membership meeting Ang 20 At this time, thc members will elect officers to serve for the coming year, he said. Thc four retiring directors arc R. W. Butler, Darrell Crane, Dane •Foririts nnri Txiuls OcorKr. , t Sept. 28. . + The fair booklet, of which 2300, copies were distributed, heralds an nnual event which driws thousands from Northeast Arkansas and Southeast Missouri to Blythevllle »ch Fall. This year's fair will be on cx- landed version of the annual event iid feature 'Increased premiums, dditlonnl departments arid new all-ground buildings and facilities. Nearly $10,003 In premium money will be awarded lo exhibitors this ear if there is competition in all ields, Robert E. Blaylock, secretary >f the Mississippi County F&lr Association, said yesterday. Where here is no competition, awards will left to the discretion of the Judges. District Fair rules state. Community Exhibits Planned Making their tlrst appearance since the war began and featuring a- doubled premium list will )>c the community b.ioth exhibits. These were a feature of the fair bclorc the war and will- be resumed' for the rst time this yea.r since they were discontinued. The community booths will com- Officers Seize Liquor Cargo, Arrest Driver ' Jake Halsteaci, of Pheonix. Ariz, and formerly of Blythevillc, is free today under a $1000 bond follow Ing his arrest last night by Slat Patrolmen A. E. Chronlsler am C. E. Montgomery for transportin, illegal liquor into Arkansas. The state officers arrested Hal stead on North Highway 61 nea the State: Line i after tliey ha found 22 cases of uiitaxcd liquo jn his car.. Tb»»j r , 'wW, -tut :: pal '^52*35 for the whiskey. .Patrolman Chronister stated tha he aral Patrolman ' Montgomcr stopped Halstearts car :when the discovered that his automobile ha no tail light, and upon : inveiti- ;Mtc for a list of premiums tm'Jce as large ns previous lists In both lunlor and senior divisions a'nd Mil replace individual exhibits. 'Nine communities and «x coin- iDcrclal firms have already r*(rls- lered with thc Fair Association (0 •>et up these booths, Mr. Blaylock said. Probably most noticeable to J*lr visitors this year will be Ihe ini ; > provemenls iimdc at the fairgrounds this Summer. H r thc time In three yews? the Negro exhibllors will have '»' building in which to set up their displays. The new quonsct-type stnicturc which will hoii'Ke the Negro exhibits t; H9w liatf-compleUsd antl will be finished ocfore Ihe f»ir opens. Work is scheduled lo begin Holiday on anolher quohset-type structure which will serve as a livestock exhibit building. It will be Uaed chiefly for hog exhibits. Woman's Lnunjee Prorided •The urea in front of the grand nnd continues through ind Mr'Association ofllclals hope :o h»ve all drives In Walker Park htocktopped by fair time. »*«r!ng completion Is decoration and furnishing of a room in the «r»iidstandslnicture near the Fair AWOelatlou office which will be used-«s a women's lounw during the fair. It. Mill »I M be ,1^ „., ^ mect . In* pjacc for Home DeniDhstratlon hlU of tills area. 'Mr. Blaylock also announce<1 Unit Ui« P.ilr Association's office will bo open e«di day from now until the f«lrVi en<) to Imndlc general business liu&knt to It. Miss Millie Al- Uson will be in charge of the of- fjlce, he said. j As In past pears, a. carnival will ict up its midway at the fairgrounds for a five-day run during the fair. This year Fiddler's United. Shows ( b»s been booked. It will bo Ihe first time lhat this show hus made an appearance In a Sotithern slate although It has toured Northern .•itates for n number of yours. 'Both (he main exhibit and the livestock buildings are ready for use Undersea Coal Mine Explosion Fatal for 57 With 47 Others Still Listed Among Missing Men Midrib firnimrl ] R «cuers /teoc/i Three Miners Middle wound |/ n Pit in ^ ortnwest England stand has recently been concreted during the lair. Mr. Dlaylock said Matron Identifies Young Assailant Truck Driver Held On Serious; Charge; Denies Accusation : CARUTHERSVILLE, Mo., Aug. 16.J—Elmer Sharp, 22, M truck driver, is' being held in county jail here, bound over Thursday from the Magistrate Court by G. W. YRtes. bond, after he had waived Committee Seeks Curb I On Racketeering by Unions gating they found the liquor. Hal-, stead stated that he wns delivering the liquor to Lawton, oWa .•. the officer.? said. The back scat of the Ills preliminary hearing,von charges i rape. . •'/•;•- ,•..•:•' ..,';. ' Sharp wa s arrested on compl a Int I •»- 41-year-old, tarm iroman of peering. Mo. She told ptflcers she had been to CaruthersvlKe; ! i'nd had missed her bus home, arjfd started hitchhiking. At'the we«t>edgc of to>«rn. Sharp , : caine, aWnfc. in the trjick, offered'her: a Vlt-t/p Hayti. • 'However,'!shie(s»l3vhe7tWhed off the;malB-h%hw»y'»riout three miles Jf Mt * of" CArutherKVil le; and hea ded toward the leveivShe said ahe askrjii was going over, there on the levee road to sec about a truck that wns broken down, that- he would be over thcre'*only''a few minutes, and that he' would have her in Hayti before she get- there walking. car ' . . • United Pros. Stah Correspondent • WASHINGTON, Aug. 1«-—Members of the Committee are quietly working out a program to bring union racketeer Ing under strict federal penalties. Thc legislation will be based on Investigations now being conductct by subcommittees. Two groups arc already out in Ulc field and a third Is scheduled to begin Its Inquiries soon. .' Results of thc investigation will*——• — ' ' ' be ROIIC over carefully in the ijall by the committee's legal experts: On the basis of their findings; legislation will be drawn up arid presented to ,tlio next session of..the 80th. Congress , ,-•".'. ; . Committee Chairman Fred/'^A. HwUey^r., R., N. J., told reporttis prior ",tb"his departure for lx» Anteles to supervise one of tn> In;- vestfgatiprrs. , thai the ; ;rn*»Bur* worUd'be "comprehensive ehonfri'.to handle-the problem'oh '"' " ' sca'.e" ..-.-'•, ,' ; At present, the only eral,statute covering Policy is Urged By Peron's Aide Argentine's Foreign Minister Ignores Marshall's Proposals Temperature tips (3 rider nturyMark Urnnll. Ann. Id tUI'l — Argenllne Foreign Minister J\mn Brtr.nngliii. ii.sserllni; thul the Americas Qwert tliemsolves economic cooiiprallon, today culled for nmiuhp.rcii In the Western Hemisphere of "extremes ol capl- tiillstn mul totalitarianism." Brmnugllu. Ill nn nilUrfs-i prc- Iiarcd for delivery at today's plenary session ol the Hemispheric; Defense Conference, Ignored Secretary ot Stnln Oeoreo C. Marshall's plan to make all collective action hi the hemisphere, use of nnn- cd forces, nmiulatory n]ion approvnl by n two-third's vote. Bi'iimugllii concentrated his fire on oconomlc problems mid in rc- liiK Ihnl |ho Argentine 10- of I'rcsldont. Juan Pcron wus a middle wny bijtwccn Communism »nd Capitalism. Brnmni'lln a\\M that. If the Amo- rlciis can work together for the benefit of world iieiice ouLslctc their borders there Is ' no reason they immioL work together . WHITKHAVKN, En*., Aug. 10. (U.P.)—Three of 107 minci-H Ifiippcd by an explosion #WQ miles out under the HOB wore found alive tociuy after tfui'discoveiy of 57 bodies -.-^l 1 ^" 101 ' of ''Of* , f Or tho 47 still not, accounted Opens Law Office 'Htfejcomt ."relief was fo reiiWent.s -lute by Hly- yesterday , .. „ primary- Interstate tfan!:pr.rtnt!on tg Many fur R»c "This measure docs not many of'lhe problems that to my nounccd llml three men hart survived n burrowing 2J hours In tlie •Wasted inlno. 'There now Is a mu 0 mor« rei- SOH for optimism" concerning the not located Immediately iftei tlio brcnktlirough lo th? death trap hi' Hit! coal mine off Mbrthwesl, KiiRland. lie wild The lin-cc miners, r>n« e l , .'olin Dlrkelt and Jumes Wetclunan had gone to Ihe extreme end of the Too Weak to T»lk;'i,. ', They were reported to have re- Blued conscious thrbugliout the lojig wait for the rescuen But they »ere in no cotiditlou to be taken lo the surface becausa of tholr wtnkencd. condition Officials Arthur 3. (Tocld) Harrison, ot lllythcvllle, who received hus law degree from the Arkansas Ij»w School In Lltllc nock In June, wlllir . ... .- „„.,..,.. j begin his law praclluo hero ricxll nlriiiidv 'or economic cooperation nnd .soil-' week with offices In the' Joe 1 done: darity within the Americas. , isuncs building. , men. emu nicy managed, to i n fcw Vlord-i <>ltelo«lng Hint they hud seen three or four ^'.l 1 ' r" 10 !;" >md lmd told tn «m to icticat to the cnrt of ite pit Their comrades lefused, andth«y wclc ninong those founa Voting fminhnslied that the dls- covory .rolsAl thr, hones for the ±^SfK> l »"»W«? r H± Is to rpeet came •Jtflrrtoon arty.last night as light ffcowere brought the first real --- % - J - of the^past three weeks n apparently ; high mlnl- iraUire, "• ...... h*rc went no low- In^,' "according Oo Robert E. Blaylock, bfflclal weather observer. The H»ht' showers brought >only a trace •<*"rain here hut heavier . - . -ul America owes itself, ' Hrnmuglla said, "Once a- ohlcvcd it wr.i aii ow u lo orfUl . to the men ot the world In tills achlni; and stormy hour «. refuge and Son of I.- • • -- .... »-..., -fj: Hnrnson of Blythcvllle, Mr. Htir- rlson_ wus formerly connected with ,1' , , , 'nly n little'• had been \IrtualW »bari- for all of the IN trapped Inw office of t^c Miles nnd Anulor In Little Rock.. He SOU M 0 ,rih r ,r P ,l",y CntlVe enemies."jtcceivcd hlr, pro-law education at M»«h.ii II.I.I. .,... „...,.._.. Hemhlx college at conway. Born and retired hero, Mr Har- t.i . '""--Kriaualo.or Blythevillc !?'* * )1 !9 pl .- Ho served four years Const Clunr<i diu-liig/the a yeoman, first " Marshall Stold, Key r»sitlon Marshall probably will delay his sjwcch until next : Tuesday or Wcd- iiPMlay, after most, O f the Import-' ant ^countries, hn'vo'Qxprciucd .. Vhc weekend recess is expected to ^wSSHSjs^SsfSwsSS ctenly turned off Into a road that tlvities of union nclcViMr.'" ' been removed an ( , the space' f nieS r^ ^. ^^£^1^.:*" • «S»^ -had office every day," Hartley | rainfall -.was reported to have fall-. wifc of the " ' of South rind many delegates deserting -this chilly mountain resort for Rio do Janeiro, whore rison .. 'nr rend wan , s wlien discharged. , He' was sUtloj-ed ' ihe USS Aluskan waters for with cases. Over half a do/ren cases were In the trunk and two were on the floor besirtu the riilv- er, the officers said. The cases in the back seat were covered with nn Army fblankcl. they said. Hatsted is believed to have unwittingly aided in bringing nbont his own arrest when he crammed his car trunk full of Ihr; whiskey cases. In loading, probably 'damaged the tail-light wiring by jam- ing a case against it, the officers caid. Preliminary hearing for Halstead has been set for next Saturday. . • No 'Agreement' On Master Meter, Executive Says James Hill. Jr., president of the Ark-Mo Power Company, today said Hint he knew of no agreement ever having been made to provide n "master meter" for the Blythevillc Housing Project to give occupants when the project is completed, aii electric rate more favorable than other residential consumers In Blylhci'ille. "To do so," said Mr. HIM. "would In our opinion, be discrimimttni against the other residential user" here simply because the housing unit is to IK financed by the fctl- eral government. "Our standard residential rates arc set up and approved by the Arkansas Public Service Commission on a basis of furnishing this and other classes of service at the lowest irassible rate consistent with earning a fair rate of return on the money Invested in our business and," continued Mr. Hill, "we feel that to offer a special rate to one group of 'preferred 1 customers *'ould be grossly unfair." Mr. Hill slated that the Federal Housing Authority office In Forl Worth had repeatedly tried to "pressure" the company into filing a "special" rate for the project and Ihnt authority officials had been fully advised of the reasons for not allowing "preferential rates" for the project here. He added, however, thai his company stands ready at all times to work with the local housing authority to render any service that might expedite completion of the local project. "The Arkansas Public Service Commission, which represents the people of this state in matters pertaining to our rates, is. of course the regulating authority in this matter of electric rates for the Kytheville Housm* Ptojett, and *e shall abide by their decision at th* ,«*]>(. » hMrlm*," Mr. Hill S nM | received from a candy vendor at a said she th'c. truck and assaulted her. She \ Chicago baseball park who claim- resisted, striking and cd he was forced to pay "ttlbu ?• Sh»r,, . M thBt t!urU ,g , 0 a nlRll wh() ha(J o n(rt glasses were I called unlon'.of vendors. heY struggles, her broken. After the attack. Sharp left her in the field. .. She walked back out to the highway, went on to Hayti, and there reported the incident to officers. She identified the truck from the name printed on the side, and also Identified Sharp «hen he was apprehended. Officers returned her to the scene of the attack, where her broken glasses were found, and where It was evident, according to struggle had taken that them; that jilacc. Also, officers stated Sharp, when arrested, .still had blood on his face from scratch marks. Sharp has denied the charges. Fifteen Injured By Lightrtjng In Connecticut HAZARDVfLLE. conn.. Au e . 16. (UP) -_ A bolt of lightening hit a warehouse of Ihe. Consolidated Tobacco Co.. today and 15 of 75 field hands who were huddled Inside seeking refuge from the storm were injured. State Police Capt. Buckley said none,,.*) hurl. ~ Eight of tlio injiirctl were taken to a Stafford Springs Hospital and six others were admitted to a Springfield, Mass., hospital. Some of the injured were teenagers Imported here for the Summer, several of them from Florida. When the bolt struck, some of thc girls tainted and others became hysterical, he said. Some did amusembnt' park Konorti Eva Peron. I ™ . . .- - ----- Argentine president, Is ' cl; en In some, parts of South Mis- scheduled to Hirlvc from her urnnd slsslpp! County. I tour of Eilrope on Sunday Stayinj below the century markj Mnrshnll. vi'ho within on c ( i R y '"' hitting it» degrees Thiirs- * on " dominating position in the confcrencn, moved |n[ ( , n, c "spot, ntu yesterday by piTinosltig to oiil- aw neulrallty In uny f ,,ni ro wnr If np|)rovRd bj two-thirds of thc Western Hciiilsjihcrc nutlons. The proposal would mnkc manda- a yenr'and al- so .served aboard the co«.sl Q,m r d cut inr /-t .,„„., i._.j ___ •^-Tt"'^* »t " ttcr Orccnbrin high after day, the, mercury reached of 95'. degrees here yenlerdtiy, The, Weather 'Bureau said temperatures, would be moderate throughout .most of the nation to- dny and tomorrow with only scat Another letter from thc same city recited the plight of o. woman who said she had Invested her .Ifc. savings In an anartment building, she said £ hc found the costi of operation !/*> high firict therefor* had dispensed with the services of a tinton janitor. Since that tlrhc. sho said, she has been "abused arid aniioycrt" by union representatives i who picketed her building arid re- ' fiised to permit the delivery 61 coal. Stic complatnrn that authorllice have given her no protection Committee Oats to Hollywood' 'These may not seem .like im- iwrtani issues in comparison i/j nation-wide strikes that tie up coal and steel," Hartley said. "But I believe congress has an obllga - tlon to relieve every citizen of the constant fear or such activities " One of the subcommittees, headed by Hep. Carroll D. Kcarns, B. lias been In Hollywood In- tcred thundershowers to mnr holl- •>y plans In some sections. A cold air mass moved Into the North .Atlantis States and blew - area's extreme heat wave out the to sea. Forecasters ' today qna tomorro "P w »0 degrees temperatures range would on lc Mldwc ' it ' 8S «na rkbo,,t F'a. --uiij mjTJU |||- icsllgating alleged tie-ups between the movie industry and James C. Prtnllo prcsirir-nt of thc American Federation or Musicians Another sul.TOinmitlcc. headed by Hep. Wint smith. R.. Knns .. W||} M Rebel Advance On Asuncion Loses Momentum <«; p -)-Par«gu»yan twin attacfc; today power. «nd railroad Argentina, Aug. 16. rebels began to cut the lines serving ---. B.. Knn.s., win " — open, hearings in Yakima, Wash ! «>" Ralph If. I Monday, fls jurisdiction covers Hir s seriously , charges thai union racketeerfn? has interfered will, the -nation's food supplj-. The third siibcommlllcc "'« '°yalist capital of Asuncion. ,i ^ rebei for ees InndiiiK from He Paraguay River''at Puerto Sa- jonia smashed toward the povcrr mcnt arsenal and power plan rebel not collapse until they returned to work and suddenly realized thc danger they had passed through. Vis/ting Aviators in City Sunday was -,el IIP to investigpic charges of racketeering among building trs ions, u Is headed ] K trades un.,, „ , by Rep. nalp'i W- Gwlnn, R.. N . Y.. Btldi |nste P d of holding hearings, will probably conduct a quiet probe by staff investigators. County Horn* Demonstration Agent Report!,- Taught Here CARUHKRSVILU.;. M o , August '/•-Miss Elvira Sellers of Hardy, Ark., has reported for duly as Home JJcmonslratlon 'Agent for Barring unflyable weather, which cloudy skies today Indicated may be on hand. Plying Farmers and pri- I County. It was announced ... vale pilots from over the state, will ! by M. D. Amburgey, county a "dutch" breakfast at the Municipal Airport. If thc weatherman gives the small-plane pilots a break, from 100 to ISO of tlio flyers arc expected to attend. The event will start at 0 a.m. and .planes will land-from then until noon. The breakfast-will be held at thc airport restaurant, the Ply-Inn. Landing planes will be greeted by local flyers. The visiting pilots will head homeward about 2 p.m. . . . - the vacancy created by the resignation lasl May of Miss Virginia Twltty, who went to Phoenix, Ariz., to accept i similar post there. For the past month, Miss Sellers has been receiving prelimlrlu-y training In county home demonstration work under the Home Demonstration Agent ot Dunkllri County, at Kennett, Mo. Prior to entering this work. Miss Sellers taught Home Economics in the Blythevllle, Ark., High School for the past two years. ••., -,i t of landing dad up by two days of ttacks. been rclxil „, dvance Eve: but the troops nl"g resistance anrt the apparently was slowed, sources conceded flint defcnsc b * rrlcadcd *« Wartime Commander of ". S. f/eet Supers Strofc« ' • Ernest J. Kins ° r thc u - s* S " gllt Strokc and l rtim nFtnl fU »T •""••w.™ iinitti tiuc)- N , avy a '»iounccd today. Naval physicians said the GS-ycar- oa wartime Navy chief did not ,h h p ? ra 'S' sls - "c was taken to he hospital yesterday. At that time w«.JS ^f 0 ' 1 " 1 suffering from a blood vessel ailment. The Navy announcement ycslrr- aay said he entered the hospital vallon""^ 1 " 11 *?. fCSt and obMr - ment " * Vftscular l«' v <>lvc- T .^* Vt how « vc ''. 'he Navy reported,. King had "shown evidence of a mild stroke without paralysis '• tory on ,,l| or the Americas all collective acllou volcd by tw»- Ihirris or the nn lions with the cx- ccplion of thc use of nnncd forces. The revision of th c united States draft defense Irenty, U accepted, would outlaw [lie type of neutrality Worn * 'ollowcei throifghoiit Argcntlnii's blirgcst chaucu of milling Ui c u. s . 0]) tlu , ,i oIcllri | VC WHS In the economic field. Me.xlcini Foreign Mjnlctci- Jaime To r re.-i Bo- (Ict pointed out the mrfior Uitln Anierin.-in intorcsl ycslcnlny. "Nntlons Ihnt HTC wcnk due lo their economy will be nimble to exercise rapid a, 1(I decisive action against aggression." lie said Ar- BonUnn already lias uiinotiiiccd It .special economic conler- u, A thr' r Mn 0f .'' lCCU ', I i ui " U:cimlhft ' !(i5 « jniS SKS'^r 5SS3 EiiBlmul Bhattcrcd "-- :?"'" w «» l capcd le of their ODly four of the fint M recovered had been brcigg surface when n member of thu t onal Coal announced that favors encc. The Arabs Stone, Kill Jewish Shopkeeper JHIUSAL.PM, Aug. 18. (UP) Arab mobsters stoned «hd slashed a. Jewish shopkeeper to death In Jaffa loday nnrl two other persons died i the week-long conflict between Hie Arntas »nd Jews. The Arabs killed Abraham Cohen of lei Aviv, who crossed the trou- Wc<l border in neiKhborlnj J.iff; t where he had li store. Military pillce .pntrolling Hie border zone shot to death an Ar.ih who failed to obey an order to lull A 14-year-old <Arnb l>ov Injured In Ja(fn rioting Wednesday died lit the government hc*pil»l • ,, , ., In an Incldrnl without n»ra;irl ' ., Rcl " llvcs of tilB missing men gain the quarter crhlur" "f Je^sli i thcrcri at thc mlnc mollth <°' : the Arable friction, Ihr'NaJxit.-. Arab' ' crumte of " cws which they coblrt mllllary forces savcH the life of a ! sct ?' lt 'flffhpf' thc «n. hartiy'solis •-- - • n i re me 01 a | and daughters of generations c-Xmi- ncrs, were dry-eyed." Rescue Creni "flrrak Thro«*h~ Just before .noon rescue crews, broke ihvougu the last r ubbtc\ blocking passage to the «rea where the miners, wcic trapped They began searching the maze of crannies nnd offshpts for the rcmalnd'r of the" bDdtes. •Autlioritlcs announced that only llfl men entered tlie piU yesterday although the shift list specified I2l! Thc blnst, threatening one Of the worst mine disasters In British history, shattered 2>0 yars of a^tuh- uel strctolilng out under the fttlway Firth, an arm of the Irish Se». 'A rescue worker, 26-yenr-oid Isaac McAllister, wild had three relatives trapped, emerged from the: pit after a four-hour effort, to reach the victims, nnd said: "I fcar'tlierr \s little hope." ' v , '.-.;:, .-••• United Slates, however. , . \ to Is cms in efforU to put Europe - ..... ' - anil Asia cally. on their feet, cconoml- must tread cnrcfully nt a "me -when It ,., Ilol |)os- „„ , Marshall lo ninkc promises hero on economic r-i<: he niUjlu. IM UI1 .' :iblc lo fulfill. ' Lightning, Overloading Interrupt Power Service .Irw who »a s altarkcri by a banil of nngiy Arabs In the border arra. Thc explosion occurred at 7 p.m. ere he ^wi^s handed to a rcpve.senUitivo \ William inhiR was dug -in .ivo of the Hagana Underground ori'ji- I I8 °'. nl 'd in England's oldest under' " '.".ea working. Man Lightning striking Power line Sotilh of 110.003-volt Blythevillc combined with fin overload cavis- cd by Increased hot-weallirr iwwcr consumpiion late ycslcrdny onnscri nizitlun. The Jew drove his cur lo n RM- JIRC in Jaffa. The Arabs blocked his way. The driver got out and tried lo rim. but the Arabs pursued mul started stoning him. Khaki-clad youths of Napada- camc to his rescue. Hailed several I of the 'Arab altiickcrs with clubs, escorted the Jew to his car and one of them accompanied lilin through the- danger area. The incident, had a reassuring effect on both cities, although II wns no guarantee of any tasting noacc- fu Irelations. Interruption service here. Arkansfts-iMissourj Power Co officials said today. Tlie Increased power consumption said to be 50 per cent above tlic compnny's wartime pen):, frequently imposes too heavy a load for present equipment to handle, they explained. The shortage ol materials and electrical equipment has ham- ncied distribution, the official!; snld The lightning hampered switching to nnolhcr lino. Installation of a transformer ordered two years ago but .still undelivered would allcvlalc the distribution problem, they said. Chrysler Hikes Prices DKI'RCrr, 'Aug. 16. (TJP) — Tlio Chrysler Corporallon loday announced price boosts of *75 lo $130 on its Plymouth, LJodgc, DC Solo aiul Chrysler cars. Soybeans CHICAGO. Aug. Soybean quotations: Optn High 10. (UP) — Nov. Mar. 282 2.82 low 3.81 Close 2813 2.70A Missco Electric Co-Op To Elect Hew Directors The annual meeting ot stockholders nnct c'ccllon Of a board of directors or tl'c Mississippi County Electric Co-Oprratlvc will he held at 1 p.m. Monday at Walker Park Fnlrgronnds. H. C Knappenbcrger, manager, announced today. Members of the electrical co-op will meet in Ihe fairgrounds grand- .slaiul, lie snld. Entcrtalnnicnt will be provided 'Rnrl ptizes of electrical appliances will be awarded, he said. Cause for Divorce CHTCAKO. Aug. l«. (UPl-Mrs. Olive Dunn, 24. was divorced from her husband, Ilpbcrl, today. She said his parents own a grocery sivecializing in poft and spa.- ghcttl and he made her live exclusively on a dlcl of Iho&e foods. Weather ARKANSAS-- Partly .cloudy U*night and Sunday. Widely scattered thundershowers today. Not touch change In temperature. ••.'.'. B. Many other coal mines in thc area extend "but" under the water, nnd liave had their share of. ncddc-tils—including one of' Eng^ land's worst, which killed 13S" In. 1910 nt the nearby Wellington pi't! Gulf Hurricane Baiters Tampico In Old Mexico ME-XTCO CIY, Aue.-ie: :(UP) — A hurricnnc that battered the city-of Tntnoico and a 90-mHe 1 stretch of thc Gulf coast of Mexico with winds up to Its miles an hour blew itself out loday, leaving flattened-crops and debris of damaged buildings in its wake. - ... At least one -person was killed and the Red Cross trcalctl an un- Dslimntcd number of slightly injured person's. Jose Martinez, n Pc- trolcos Mcxicanos engineer, was electrocuted in: nearby Chidad Va- dero while trying to repair a high tension .power line. It was reported but not confirmed that there we're other dead and Ir.jurert at the g<«- eninient oil fields at Cerro. Ami, about 85 miles south of here, - 1A weather report from the'Mexi- can Aviation Co. said the hurricane blew itself out during U* night against mountains Inland from the Gulf Coast. .Rain continued to fall In many parts of Mexico today : The hurricane, -which had lurXrt off; Hie Oulf Coast tor UtIM «k>i. finally smashed inland •taot noon yesterday between T*»K.o 'aM Tuxpan, 93 miles, to UM Sonlb. The weather bureau at Tanptoo >alda- foot w»vc« .roiW vnt MM 'kewh there. I ' ~]',. -~ , . ,-i*. VI * Jt ^ .....-..', jfe i

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