The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on February 7, 1948 · Page 2
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Blytheville, Arkansas
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Saturday, February 7, 1948
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FACE TWO Radio-Active Iodine Credited With Remarkable Cancer Cure By Science Team in New York (KUTOR'6 NOTE: TMs it the fifth c»noer ncwch,) and last of a scries on the By PAUL F. ELLIS United Press Science Writer (Copyright I9« by United Tress) NIW YORK, Feb. 6, (U.P.)— The success of radio-active iodfrw in tlM tr*»tm«nt of one type of thyroid cnncer is told In the case litsiory of » 53-year-old man. That patient today is able to drive hts own automobile and do odd Job* at home. Without radio-active Iodine lie would liai'e been dead. + _ __ __ The disease in this patient was fun diagnosed in 1(130. The condition was confirmed by examination •rid th« primary tumor in the thyroid wai discovered In 1941. Half of th« gland was removed by surgery. Shortly afterward the patient w«j admitted to Memorial Hospital tor Cancer and Allied Diseases. Then numerous cancerous growths were discovered in his body. The cancer had spread to the ribs, the left thigh, the right shoulder nnii the pelvis. The patient's condition steadily grew worse. He was given some relief by occasional X-ray „, „.„ treatment. ' ''>•• (o attend the Southern dov- Remirkablf Cure Claimed , eniors Conference, snld | lc np- The Memorial scientists were able ' P r °ved the liutnr's stnnd on tlic ' ' law, FKPC nml nboll- Laney's Civil Rights Declarations Bring Response From Citizens LITTLE ROCK, Avk., pel) 7. (U.l».)—M. oov. Nathan Qnrrion Congressional Mccinl of Honor winner, was acting governor today but the Arkansas chief executive's office lost none of Its militancy to- wnixi President. Truman's civil rights program. Gordon, who succeeded to Uie office nftci' Oov. fien T. Laney's departure for Wakulla Springs, -' to'get a little of the radioactive j "nil- iodine in 1M4 and they found that the distant tumors collected the radioactive substance. Adequate treatment, however, , could not be started because of a lack of adequate amounts of radioactive iodine. . Meanwhile, the patient was losing strength and by September of 3M6 weighed only £6 ixnandj. He Was ' considered a dying man. At about that time radioactive iodine began arriving from the uranium ovens of Oak Ridge, Tenn. A Memorial scientist in reporting on this cut; said: "It was obvious that unless treatment would be promptly effective, the patient might soon l>e dead." In October of 1M6 the patient received his first large dose of radioactive Iodine. It wos 60 millt- oures, taken In water. In such an amount, atoms were disintegrating at the rate of 2.220,000 per second. Seven days later he was given a dose of 121 milllcures In \tnter. Such an. extremely large dose was emitting radiation from the disintegration of 4,477.000,000 atoms per second. lion of racial segregation. "It's all been said before," he added, "but I'd just like lo say that 1 don't like any part of It," Meanwhile, Laney's nldcs said that rnall from all part- 1 ! of Arkansas commending lite governor for his attitude continued to pour Into the chief executive's office, Executive Secretory Roy Smith sold the volume was greater than ou any subject (luring Lancy's tenure In office. Second Set of Triplets SYRACUSE, N. Y.. Peb 7. CUP) —Mrs. Michael Walker, 40. gave birth to her second set or triplets here yesterday, and local physicians said they believed It was the first time In history Ihnl ., womnn ever had borne triplets twice. The two girls mid one boy And the mother were reported "doing nicely" at Syracuse Ciciicrnl Hospital. Sheriff Works Fu«t ALBUQUERQUE, N. M. (UP) — Sheriff's officers here are fast, workers. F. E. Brewer, a cafo operator, can (ell yon that, When Brewer opened his business In the morning, only lo find it burgulariz- ed, Deputy Sheriff Lester Hay was waiting for his report. Hay hod arrested (he suspicious driver of a car several hours before and the man hud admitted the burglary. After the first two heavy doses ol radio-active Iodine, the patient suffered severe—almost fatal complications, but the crisis was overcome bjr prompt work of the Memorial thyroid team. One of the complications is known technically is thyroUwUxxli, which results from •n excess amount of thyroid nor- ...»••»• «non« in the body. >,•••»•••••••>..•..«..*:>:>:>.>:.•;.«:;»::•::»:>:;«:>::«:>:•.,/, Patient Has Big Appetite i •' One of the reactions was unique.' >J It gave the patient an enormous | V . appetite. He clamored for food vir- i X • tua!!y around the clock. It was not •*• uncommon for the patient at the middle of the night to call for Jood. . There were instances around midnight when he ate three whole pies and dr-nfc several glasses of oranRe Juloe. However, there was considerable regrewion of the cancers. Tf^trowt to prevent recurrence of complications was given over a period of 7« day». Then anothur Urge dote of radioactive iodine was administered. This time there was no unfavorable reaction, but Ihere was further improvement, A memorial report on this case sayi: "The patient has now been dls- .charged to hU home having gained about S6«pounds weight and being free from pain, except for occasional twinges in the left leg." Thii man now is abte to drive an automobile and do odd Jobs about the house. He still must use crutches, however, because the large tii- mor in hi» right pelvic area hnct almoet obliterated all normal structure*. Kli improvement has been described at: "Of a high order of magnitude.'' Thti patient Is an outstanding c»se at Memorial where radio-active iodine really has proved itself to be a key unlocking one of the coor« to the whole cancer problem. Read Courier News Want Ads CHURCH NEWS YAKUUO METHODIST CHURCH Kay i',. MoLesfer, pastor 1st, 3rd, 5th Sundays. Preaching Services, 7:00 p.m. Sunday School, 10 a.m. Second and 4th Sundays Preaching Services, II a.m. Young People, 6:30 p.m. HALF MOON ASSEMBLY Or GOD Marlin Keagan, acting pastor Sunday School, 10 a.m. Charli Springer, superintendent. Morning Worship, n a.m. Evening Worship, g p.m. Wednesday prayer meeting, 7:30 BLYTHEV1LLE (ARK.) COUItlER NEW? SIPTOL Rives s'on instant relief to a stulT- cil-up head-cold anil ociuxli Ihroul lrn V"4 on I"! 1 >»»»"«« .!« to» cold, s GET . Siptol loosens the phlc B m in ' najnl nnil oroncial tract, »nil "i« e f " ! '' !r " n<i 'ktcVs SIPTOL T ° u *v CHURCH OP CHBIST I. W. «t»v.ll, paatw Sunday School, »:XI a.m. Worihip Service. 10:50 a.m. Bible Study. 6:45 p.m. Evening Service, * p.m. I'KOMISEU I.ANJ> METHODIST CHURCH Ray L. McLetter, pattor 1st, 3rd, 6th Sunaay«. Preaching servlcci, H *.m. Sunday School every Sunday, 10 a.m. Second and Fourth Su»dayi Preaching tervlces 1;oo p.m. ri, HAVTI8T CHURCH A. M, Houiton, pattor Sunday Scliool, 10 Morning Worehip, 11 am '('raining Union, 7 p.u.. livening Service, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday night prayer ^-rvlce, 1 p,m. FIHST METHODIST C1H Kfll Allen D. Hlewart, puitor Church School, »:45 a.m Worship Service, 10:nO a.m. Senior Youth F«llow«hlp, 6:30 p.m. Intermediate Youth Fellowship, 8:30 p.m Worship Service, 7:30 p.m. Choir practice, Wednesday CALVAKS BAPTIB'I OHlJHCH 16th and Chtckaaaiflw I'. II. JernlKan, pastor Sunday School, 9uo a.m. Morning Worehip, 1) am. B. T U., 6:45 p.m. Evening Worship, J pjn Wednesday Prayer -Icctlng 1:30 p.m. LAKE STREET METHODIST CHURCH H. 11. Blevlns, pistol Church School, 9:80 a.m. Morning Worship, io:M a.m. Methodist Youth Fellowship, »:0fl p.m. Evening Worship, 7:30 p.m. Prayer Meeting, Wed. 1 p.m. ASSEMBLY OF GOD CHURCH L. C. RamNej, pastor Sunday School, 8:45 a.m. Morning Worship, 11 ».m. Christ Ambassador Sfl/vices, 8:30 Children's Church, 8:30 p.m. Evangelistic Services. 7:30 p.m. BUKDETTE CHURCH OF GOD R. E. Shaw, pastor Sunday School, 8:48 a.m. Morning Worship, n a.m. Youth Service, 7 p.m. Evening Service, 8 p.m. FULL GOSPEL TABKKNAOl.e Vent Bowlin, pastor Sunday School, S:45 Morning Worship, tl &m, Young People. 6:45 p.m. Evening Worship, i 30 p.m. GATEWA* TARKRNACIB L. G. Borah, pastor Oliurch Service, 9:45 a m Evening Worship, 7:30 p.m. Church ntrvlce, Wednesday anil Friday. 7:30 p.m. FIRST CHURCH Ot HIE ' Duilel S'»<r,.r«, putor _ Worihip, 11 » m . Young People'! Mttttnj, 7:15 p.m. Evening W«rshlj., a urn •unday School, ».•«, j.m. NL'MBIK Hint. MAFTIDT CHURCu Howard H. Klnc, pastor Sunday School, t:4t > m Morning Worship, 1) a.m. Training Union, 7 p.m. Kvening Worship, ft p.m. UIX* »TBEE1 BAPTIST I), o. medxw, pastor Sunday School, 0:jo a.m. Morning Worship, 10:M am Tralnlna Union 6:45 am Evening Worship 7:30 p.m. «,AT LAKE METHODIST CHUBCH Kay L. Mel.ester pastor Every Sunday Preaching Service 9:30 am. Sunday School, lo:ao a.m, Younn People, 6:30 p.m. CHURCH OP TI'-~IMMACULATE C'ONCEPTION Rev. Trancls 1). McDcvitt, paslor Jtcv. Paul Bujirskl, as.Utant iias- Sunday Masses 7:30 and 10:JO Weekday Masses, 7:30 p.m. FIRST CHRISTIAN "HUKCH Sunday Scnoo), E:« am Morning W ••• '.), io : 60 a.m. r'IRBT BAPTIST CHURCH E. t!. Brown, pastor Sunday School, 9:40 am Morning Worship, 10:55 k.m Training union, 6:30 nm Evening Worship, 7:3 o ',,„, 6-«"p,r y aChU< " Cablnc( ' Meeting. Officers' and Teachers' Meeting, V. .ncsdr Prayc Service p.m. ' VVoS,'c5 r ubho I1 ™ CE 8ERV1CE . S '^l )lrlt " Is the 'subjocl of"th" '"-'-hSch'iv'f? ^ to "'«"^ ' mrcn or Christ, Scientist, nn I ST. STEPHENS BPIMCOPAL CHURCH Ninth * Walnut gta Church School, 9:30 nm.' Holy Communion Services, n ft.m. The m. Rev. n. Bland Mitchell or Uttle Rock, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Arkansas, will be celebrant. Osceola Churches FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH r.. K. Still Jr., paitar Bible School, 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship, 10:50 am Evening Service, 7:00 pm Midweek Service, 7:30 p.m. ST. MATTHEW'S CHURCH Franclt B. Mi'DevItt, pastor Maa«, g.-rxj a.m. FIRST PKKSnYTORIAN CHURCH 1,. T. Laurence, pallor Sunday richool, 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship, 11 a.m. Young People, B:00 p.m. Wednesday evening »ervic« 7'30 p.m. F1HST BAPTIST CHURCH Kuwrll J. Clubb, putor Sunday School, »:<5 a.m. Morning Worship, 11:00 a.m. B. T. Union, 6:30 p.m. Evening Service, 1:30 p.m. Midweek Service, 1:30 p.m. CHURCH OF CHRIST O. V. Thompson,- pastor Bible School, 9:46 ».m. Morning Worship, 10:45 am Evening Service, 7:30 p.m. Bible Study, Tuesday and Friday 7:30 p.;n. KIHST PRESBTIAN CHURCH Rev. Harvey T. Kldd, pastor bunday School, 9:45 am Morning Worship, ii :00 R , m . Junior Choir, 4:00 'p.n, Motion Picture, 5:00 pm TEMPLE ISRAEL Ur. Alfred vise, rabbi Sunday School, 10:00 a.m " of Women's Services with Sermon, 6:00 pm Congregational Supper, 6:00 p'-m! Friday NlRht, 8 o'clock, B'nai i I rilh- DftV With T7nKM T« , ° e Rabbl NEED PONTIAC PARTS? You Can Get Them Here - - . Accessories Too: • SEAT COVERS • SPOT LIGHTS • FOG LIGHTS Smith Ponfiac Co. >2« Soiirii Lilly St. "RST LUTHERAN CHURCH R«v. Robert Jaegtr, pastor Sunday School, 10:00 a.m. Worship service with Holy communion, 11:00 FIHST PENTECOSTAL CHURCH Norman Knit, pmiior Sunday School, 9:45 a. m. Morning Service, 11:00 a.m. Evening Service, 1:30 p.m. FIRST METHODIST CHl'HCH HerschelLe Couchman, pastor Sicnday School. 8:45 »,m. Morning service, 11:00 a.m, Methodist Youth Fellowship, «:1S a.m. Evening Service, 7:30 pm. DELICIOUS WAFFLES Are Always in Season! TRY THEM AT THE Nickef Stand Mrs. Jack Ballba '« West Main Street Reading From Our Menu: Special Luncheon • Choice of 3 Meats Or Fried Chicken • One Vegetable • Combination Salad $1 RUSTIC INN Our Dining Room Facilities Are Available for Private I arties . . . Afternoon or Evening . . . Phone 2202 Local & i^ng, I)igt ance Hauling Moving o Specialty Anytime _ Anywhere Any Place Buck Meharg 401 E. Main St Phones: Day -I(577 2986 City Radio -Service- Dial 2407 I >Z4 fiat Mil. 8fc f»tix A. Carnty Kas( si,,;,, HI. Nome Brands • LIQUORS and • WINES FOR SALE Concrete Building Blocks Aquella Wat«r Proofing Point 12-48 inch CONCRETE CULVERTS plain or reinforced Osceola Tile and CULVERT CO. We Deliver Phone 69] Soy Beans Cleaned Don't plant crass and weed seed with your soybeans. Out new cleaner removes all obnoxious seed. Before having your s»d beans cleaned come by and see our new modern cleaner. Bring your beans to be cleaned at your convenience. Doyle Henderson Soybean Co. Highway 61 Sourh Old American Legion Airport Phone 2860 Porto Rico KILN DIEIED SWEET POTATOES "eltvered ( o Your Door Phones .1677—2986 Buck Meharg Produce *>1 E. Main St. Buy Now Pay Next Fall !/2 Down—Bal. Oct. 1 HUBBARD Furniture Co. Just Received: 24 High Serial Number, Late Model Underwood, Royal, Remington, L C. Smith, and Woodstock Typewriters for rental! NEW U.S. CASH REGISTERS lc to $2.99 Ring Up FOB Blytheville $215.00 lc to $5.99 Ring Up FOB Blytheville $240.00 lc to $9.99 Ring Up FOB Blytheville $255.00 "The above cash registers carry Don Edwards Company un- conditioal guarantee for 2 years from date of purchase" OFFICE SUPPLIES ARE OUR SPECIALTY! DON EDWARDS COMPANY PHONE 3382 Out of the High Rent District 1 Minute Delivers Service PLENTY OF PARKING SPACE 112 West Wolnur St. t Former Location of Still & Young Guaranteed RADIO REPAIR by Expert Call 811 Brooks Music Store 107 E. Main Concrete Tile Sewer Tile Sizes 4, 6 and 8 In«fe Culvert Tile Sl«« II. u. 15, n. zi, M „ and 36 Inch A. H. WEBB Bwj. SI at State Lin. Ffaon* BlMhfFllJr 7l« RADIO REPAIR 1 AND 1 DAY SERVICE OI» ANY MAKE OR MODEL. RE- UABLE WORKMANSHIP. PHONE 2642 We call for and Deliver FRED CALLIHAN Electrlsal Appliance Co. Authorized Motorola Radio Sales and Serrtoe 106 South First 8t, Free Delivery Call PICKARD'S GROCERY Phone 2013 1044 Chickasawba *••••••• Take a good look. DO your family'. ,hoei need roendinr, new heels, soles? Let our ex- Perls do the job! H-flLTCRS QOflLITY SHOC SHOP ill w. Mfl INT ST. 1 Hove On Hand At All Times Several tractors and equipment . . . both new and used ones JOHN DEERE, FARMALL and other makes Also, I have lot sale at all limes 70 to 80 head of mules. Terms can be arranged. Will trade for most anything you have. New Ford Tractors Ready for Delivery F. C. CROWE 1 Mile S. of Braggadocio First National Insurance Agency FOR COMPLETE PROTECTION Phone 2311 108 North 2nd St. BILL WILSON CHARLES BITTNER BEN WHITE & SONS GENERAL CONTRACTORS MAIN OFFICE NORTH TENTH Phone 3151

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