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VOL. XLIV—NO. 140 Blythcvlllc Dally News. Blythevinc Courier BLYTHEV1LLE COURIER NEWS THE DOMINANT NEWSPAPER OP NORTHEAST ARKANSAS AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI Blylhevllle Herald Mississippi Vulley Lea "''YTIIKVII.LK, ARKANSAS', KKIDAY, SEITKMJJKK 5, 19-17 Hemisphere Pact Offers Challenge To the Old World Marshall, Vandenberg By Innuendo Rap Russian Stalemate BY KKX CIIANKY . limited Press Staff Curmpondtnl) WASHINGTON, Sept, 5. (UP)— Russia and other old world nations were left today with an American challenge to copy the 19 Western Hemisphere countries and submerge their differences in the interests of peace. Secretary of State George C. Marshall and Senate President Arthur H. Vandenberg sounded thc challenge in a joint radio broadcast las', night. They agreed wholeheartedly that the just-conciudcd Rio clc Janeiro delensc parley proved thai goodwill is the key to Iriendly global relations. But they also made plain— through innuendo—their belie! that Russia is responsible for the present grim stalemale in world affairs through Ihc "paralyzing veto." propaganda. . misrepresentations, ulterior motives, i and "watered down" compromise ' formulas. To Marshall and Vandenberg. who have spenl weeks around the conference table with the Russians, the InlerAinerican conference was a welcome change of pace. They left no doubt at their pleasure in finding lhat 19 nations "in an atmosphere of good will, good feeling and mutual trusl and accord" could draft a pole-to-polc defense pact in 13 days'. .Marshall said thc Rio conference was "the mof»t encouraging, thc most stimulating international action" since thc enii of World War II; -'one international development in -A world sadly in need of such encouragement." Vandenberg: said it was "a mile- sUine on Incalculable importance upon the high road to a happier and safer world...u tremendously significant and progressive pattern for others to follow...this is sunlight in a dark world." Marshall said the conference demonstrated "that where nations are sincerely desirous of promoting the peace and well being of the world, it can b; done." And, he added, "it can be done' witnout frustrating delays and without much of con 7 losing nno" .disturbing propaganda that has attended our efforts 01 the past two years." In another aside to thc Kremlin, both men strongly urged that no nation even attempt to interpret the Rio agreement r,s a slap at the one-world principles of the United Nations, or as any kind of an armed alliance by the new world against finy power or group ot powers. •"It will not be easy to misrepresent the import ol the treaty we have agreed upon at Rio de Janeiro, for its text is straightforward ar,:l clear," Marshall said. Said Vandenberg at this point: '"Nothing that \vc have clone is aimed at any other enemies Ulan war-:ind aggression and injustice, Ihe three deadly fites of civiliiert mankind. Ir there should he those who suspect us ol ulterior motives they will merely conlJEs Ihrir OTMI." Vanclctibcrg. top foreign policy spokesman tor tho Republican Party, paid tribute to thc Rio pact as Ihc product or bi-p.ulisan cooperation. He salt! he would present :t lo Ihe Senate for ratification "with every confidence" that it would gain approval. • Vandenbcrg devoted most or his lime in the joint broadcast to outlining the aims and contents or thc new Western Hemisphere defense treaty, which pledges Ihc American republics to concerted action against aggression. Marshall, for his part, hammered on thc broad principles or cooperation contained in thc Rio pact and their implication.-, for other world nations still struggling for j a secure peace. "None of the 10 (American) n.i- tions sought to impose its will •>!! Ihe. others." he said. "Agreeinen'- was reached on a voluntary basis, each nation manifesting it.s will to adjust its own position to that of the other; out of respect for tho opinion of the majority. "No nation trumipned over any oll-.cr. (or this war, nol a contest between nations bu: a 'get-together' among them. And yet. there .'c- sullcd no watered down formula- no lowest common denominator of compromise on vital principles." Work is Recommended To Britain as a Cure For Her Economic Ills LITTLE ROCK. Ark., Sept 5 i UP) — Sen. John L. McCIclian has added his voice to the growing wave of criticism on of the A tlantic of a by British Foreign Ernest Bevin. Mercury Climbs To 100 Again In Blytheville For (he second ihno this month, the mercury here ye:,,erclay hit the century mark as a high of an even 103 degrees was recorded and the night coolness enjoyed earlier this week apparently ended. The mercury dropped no farther than the 73-dcgrec mark during last night, according to Robert E. Blaylock. official weather oil- server here. Temperaturos reached a peak of 104 rtegrcs here Monday. All Arkansas prepared for another scorching day today, following yesterdays opening round with a new western heat wave. In Little Rock the temperature rose to 10!. tin- hottest Sept. 4 in the capitol cilys history and Little Rocks second hottest day Elsewhere in the state the maximum temperatures W cre: Batcs- villc 107. Fort Smith 105, Harrison and Monticcllo 101. and Tcxarkuna 100 SINGLE COI'IICS FIVK CENTS City's Boosters Urged to Sell Home Folk First And Then Watch the Good News Spread Abroad The first sle|> in community advertising is to sell the city to Its own Harry D. pauliis. secretary-manager of the Osccoln c .lumber of Commerce, yesterday noon nt its weekly meeting in Ihc Hotel Noble. Stressing the important public re-* lations value of whnt he called ,, , ntlc-ndunt will meet rvnd greet many I heir people—pecplc of all clns.sc:>. told the Hotnry Club here Creedon Critical Of Appointments Landlord-Loaded Rent Advisory Units May Be Revamped WASHINGTON. Scpl. 5. <UP>Tenants sot a break todav as Housing Expediter Frank Creedon crack- ' cd down on landlord-loaded local rent, advisory boards. Creedon acted after disclosure that some of the unw, powerful rent boards include not a single tenant member. One was made up of four real estate men ami a lawyer. The naticn's rent boss said he was taking another look at oil boards set up so far. Those thai don't fairly represent both landlord and tenant, he warned, must l>s revamped. Under the rent control law that became effective July 1 local boards of at least five "representative" citizens get substantial authority in raising or eliminating local ceilings. Board actions arc subject to veto by Creedon but hi; has indicated most will get his okay. Thus board makeup is highly important, both to owners and renters. Creedon has the filial say-sD about board membership. Members are nominated, ho.\\oveix by st^te goy- "liltle people." Mr. Paulus iKiinted out lhat "word-of mouth publicity will piny a large part in fixing the standing of this community. "All the beautiful pictures nnd alluring advertising mutter that your city can Issue may bo offset by what little people up and clown Main street say about Ihe lown and how Ihey Ireat visitors." Musi <*«rrr4'l Faults Mr. Paulus said that before "we start lo boost ourselves as a coming rival of Memphis or Chicago, let's look to our own situation, find ind correct our faults and defects n our community set-up." In addition lo "putting our own louse in order" lir.st, a city's residents must try lo umkc it better Because only then wili it get bigger. he pointed out. "Our real need is to build a bel- ter town: we must sell our people lirst and make them salesmen by word ol mouth because they arc proud of their lown," Mr. PiUiius declared. Many visitors base opinions ol towns largely on treatment received Irom taxi drivers, waitresses, hotel clerks, retail sales people, policemen and service station attendants, he snid. "The reputation of our town witli visitors is largely in the hands of Ihc little people." Mr. Pauius slated. Politeness 1-ays "A pleasant, alert filling stalion eniors. and the exjnditer so' far has usually accepted state lists without change. Creedon, in a statement last night, made it plain he will be harder more visitors lo your city tluin 111* president of Ihe Chamber of Com,- incrcc. A gmn-chcv:ing waitress ai' any restaurant dispenses more local history than Ihe D. A. Ii., even 11' H is mostly incori-'Ct. •Only a lew visitois to a city ever call al Ihc Chamber of Commerce. Only a fraction ot one per cent of the people who arc sizing up your lown ever niecl Ihc presidents of the banks." Mr. Puulus usserled, Community advertising cannot be accomplished by "bombast, exaggeration of lacls anil unwarranted bragging." he said. "Many Limes in the post. Chambers of Commerce have .spent so much lime on the outer walls ol thc city, blowing the community horn and touting Ihc tom-tom lhat Ihey overlook Lhe mud-hole at UK: '. lint door, the slajjuunt water breeding disease-bearing mosquitoes in Ihe back yard, the opeii garbage can, unkppt lawns, unpainted houses, ugly store Ironts, hick of proper street paving and sidewalks, sub-standard water supply mid luck of parks and playgrounds," he explained. Mr. riuilus said that one of the greatest needs of modern city life is ncighuorlincss. Town uplril has been successfully developed by citizens who recognlzj and work for common Interests, he said, i'cn-l'olnt Tesl SugK'-slnl Mr. Paulus outlined a 10-]ioint 'tost" for determining the standing of a community with regard to its desirability as n place lo live. This lest Involves ruling a rtiy on the following criteria: ultrurllvt'- iiiiss, healthfullness, education, pen- pic. ri-rciUlon, llvinu. accessibility, business, employment and progrcss- Ivcnoss. ConsldcTHlloiv of a city's population WHS purposely omitted Irom this list. M;'. Paulus said, because iL has boeii proved lliat size is no criterion of excellence in community building. To ••sell" residents on their own city. Mr. Pauliis suggested the use ol community clinics, discussion groups, (orums for high school .students led by business men, minimi traveling salesmen baiifiuets. tn- formnilon schools al night for rc- lail sales people and filling siation altcndant.s. tours of local Industries lor young school children, urban- rural picnics for bcllcr rural rcla- 'ions and goodwill lours. In closing, Mr. Paulus pointed out thai a Chamber of Commerce- is only as active, creative and progressive us its numbers and resi- der.ts of the clly. Gue.sls at yesterday's notary meet- Ing were the Hev. J .'Allen Web'j of Mountain View, Mo., and Dr. Robcrl Sumit of Richmond. Va. Truman Recommends Toil And Patience on Part of All Nations to Make U N Work Special Session Up to Truman Export-Or-Die Program Falters Miners in Yorkshire Continue to Hamper Production of Coal •LONDON, Sept. 5, (UP) — Fuel Minister Emmanuel Shinwell tried witli no apparent icsiilt today to break the strike of more than 6'J.- COO Yorkshire coal miners before*.H shatters the government's. "ex|x>rt- or-dic" program. Shinwell met national coal board executives—bosses'of the nationalized mu.ies—and union leaders seeking n. formula, !q . 7Ql .the svilrtcnt strikers back into the pits. His previous appeals direct, to the strikers failed. '•• iMore than 00,030 tons of coal baa.y needed for export industries to please in the future. And he will | w " ns being lost daily because thi subject boards already set up in 35 .strikers refused coal board orders I Miss America Contest Judges Tonight I To Select 15 for Finals Competition I ATLANTIC CITY. N. J. Sept. 5. (U.fM—Fifty-lour lovelies from i the United suites and Canada put the finishing touches to Ihoir nalural beauty loday and readied themselves for the Mnal preliminary contests In the Mis;; America beauty pageant. Participating in the ceremonies Incident lo the selection of the 1047 winner were Miss Marilyn Buford of calilornia, lust year's contest winner, and Miss Rebecca McCall of Blytlicvillc, Ark., who was runner- up In last year's Judging after, winning the Miss Arkansas honors In her home state. • + , '. A jury or 1 !!) men mid on c woman will name the 15 beauties eligible for tomorrow night's final Judging. From Uic 15 selected, a Miss America will bo selected and led to the throiicf^lM^JijBdi fhimour just states to a careful review. Moslems Slay Hindus, Sikhs By Thousands NEW DELHI, Scpl. 5. (UP) — Authorities reported today that more than ICO.OOD Hindus and Sikhs were missing and at least 10,000 ol them beliovcdly \\erc massacred in an attempt to escape from a Moslem trap in a remote corner of Pakistan. The refugees were trying to flee frmn the Shakingxh district inl^ the Hindu-ruled Kashmir stale when they encountered Hoods blockins: the mam roulc. iMany of the reingecs tried to escape through the mountains and ' were ambushed. Fifteen thousand men and women reached refugee camps in the cily of Sialkok. Rioting between Hindus and Moslems spread through the suburbs of Delhi last, night and today, leaving p. death toll of 51. An inllux of refugees from religious warfare in other parts ol j llc ]ia has jammed Delhi to the bursting point durinj the past week. •Reports of fighting and atrocities in Ihn Punjab which circulated among the refugees yesterday touched olf the violence here. two feet of coal to work an cxtr; facing daily. Only 140 men struck originally at Grimethorpe, but more than CO.OOD others have gone oi.l in sympathy. The number was growing daily. Unless the strike is settled within a lew days, an estimated 50.300 iu- or , Mis5 1IU» Mfenl • Beach fame and glamour jusi, junior. In rihc meantime. "Becky" will i be ail honored guest nt the many I social events during the pageant. | As onc of the favored vocalists 11- I mong "America's most beautiful j and talented girls", she will slug ;.,, |"f Don't Know Why", "St. Loul: , Mcm*>i felues". "The' Man I Love" and throne night, Pain camp or Little Rock, "Miss Arkansas of 1047" appeared In the bathing suit competition last night and earlier had won much np- p!aus c when she look part In Ihc evening gown class of the competition. Tonight she will appear liv thc talent revue phase of the competition and make her final bid for inclusion among th c 15 finalists dustrial workers will be put on short o ° r .^ sclccLi <"' °f Miss America hours because coal will be lacking I ' ; to run factories in thu Sheffield „ , area at lull speed. I.ccky in Atlantic City Blythcvlllc's "Becky" McCall, who won thc title of "Runner-up to Miss America" in last year's national beauty pageant at Atlantic City, has received a royal "wcl- | come back" from--the city nnd walked into the hearts of this I year's contestants since her arri- Thc price of bacon is higher than! Vi " '! 1cre ' his week, according lo "Come Rain or Come Shine." The last number won her a tremendous ovation al the "Miss Arkansas' contest in Helena al which she reigned earlier this Summer. Miss McCall also has been invited to stay the week following lh< contest for the auditions. She will stay D t thc Dennis Hotel while in Atlantic City. Senate Leader Warns Against Haste in European Crisis BV IHiAN W. DITT.MKlt I (hilled J'rr.s Staff (,'orrrs|iim.lctit) WASHINGTON. Sept. f. tUI'J - uile. President Arthur II. viin- dcr.bciR today put ii up diivclly lo President Triiiiuin to divide whotli- tlicri! should In- a special session of Congress to deal will) emergency economic aid lo Ku- ropt-. President Addresses Members Of Brazilian Congress in Rio By MKItKIMAN' SMITH United I'rcss Staff Correspondent UIO l)K JANKIKO. Sept, 5. (U.P.)—President-Truman , .snid lotlny tho United State* j B ilulennincd to support the. bniled Ni.tions with "nil tho reHourcos at our command"'] Init wni-ncil it will take HlcmlfaslnL'ss of purpose, imremit- IniK loil and niliiuti! patience lo make tho UN work. v Me. Trimum, Hpcnkinjf to ;i joint session of tlic 'lirazii- 1:111 coiurix's*, said the Millions of the Western Hemisphere him- (li-m.mHtnttod lo the world Unit ritfht-tliinking men fiin suhnici'Kt, Ihoir "individual pro.iiirlicc K mid their dividual amiH ' lo an aun'oment that will bi'nel'il" to the' world. Hi" warned against any .-.Ions ol disappoint, nt'iit" bring Ill" "groal. "Overhead" Costs For Blytheville Men to Go Higher both sides statement Secretary Bcvin suggested that the current economic crisis in Britain and other parts of the world would be solved by a redistribution of the vast gold reserve of ihc Unilcd Stales. McClellan said he was opposed to any plan to continue to "dole out money to England." lie scored the British efforts to gel coal from Ihc IXnitcd States when Britain's own miners are on strike. "Neither coal nor gold will solve England's problem," McClellan said "unless her jwoplc go to work." Missco Rally Held By Baptist Youth Group; 100 Attend The importance of individual work in winning souls to Christ was stressed by thc Rev. C. S. Womack. pastor of the Baptist .Church al Kciscr. when he spoke last night to n«jrc than ICO member,-; of Training Unions of Mississippi County Baptist churches al a rally at First 1531)1151 Church here Thc Rev. Womack's subject w.is "Personal Soul Winning." As another part of the program. Carroll Kvans. member of thc First Baptist Church choir who sang this Summer at thc MOAT in Memphis, presented "Stranger of Gaiilce", accompanied by Mrs. Ebb Carson. Burners were presented to the Luxora Training Union for attendance and thc Keiser organization for efficiency. Group conferences were conducted by Emmitt Cross of Osccola, adults, I?.. P. Kennedy of Brinkley Church, intermediates, and Mrs. Cross, juniors. Weather ARKANSAS — clear to partly today, tonight and Saturday. Not quile so lodiiy. l n North |x>rlion a RirafTc's eyebrows, ccgs arc so high Ihc chickens have lo stand up lo pay them and today Hie inlla- tionary spiral hit the hairline. Effective Monday morning, seven Blylhevillc barber shops will hike haircut prices lo 75 cents and thc cost of a clean-shaven face will K" to SO cents. This Increase in "overhead" costs was decided through a ]>ctitmn which was circulated amom; burlier shops here and Ihc deal was clinched last night at a meeting of shop owners and operators. Some of the barbers this moru- ii)R said they didn't like lo see the price rise KO into cITccl although they felt it was necessary and others favored il wilhoul reservalion. All said rising cosls of living forced them to boost prices, too. But thc move is not without op- |H)sition. At least one barber is} staunchly against thc whole move, j He said he had fought the idea | and will continue to Tight it. : Asked if he would go along with tlic new prices anyway if the other! shops did. he said "I don'l know." , Tlic other barbers had told him to • make a decision by Monday, he said.' Meanwhile., Blytheville men toyed ' with thc idea of a trip lo the nearest hardware store to try on bowls for size. 1 reports received here. Miss McCall. daughter of Mr. ami Mrs. E. M. McCall, made a last- minute decision lo accept the In- vilntlon to thc contest as a member of thc court of thc IDJ6 "Miss America". Miss iMirilyn Uulord, alter saying previously thai she had no definite plans lo go. She did not decide lo go in lime lo r.ccnmp.iny thc group of Soulh- the Mid-Soulh who left from ; the Mid-South win left Irom i Memphis last week, upon her ar- j rival this week, she was joined by ' an Atlantic City chajwrnne. To Attend .School in Virpini.i When she leaves Atlantic City. ; she will go to FrcdortcksburR. Va.. 1 to ruler the. Tall term at Mary [ Washington, women's division ol | the University of Virginia, as a William Stewart, Huffman, Dies; Rites Tomorrow Funeral services wlU he held'to- morrow »t 2 p.m. at Hulfinail Baptist Church for William Thomas -Stewart of Huffman, who died vcs- terday in a Little Rock hospital. He was 68. The Rev. D. B. Ulcdsdc. associate pastor of First Baptist Church, will officiate. Mr. Stewart moved lo Arkansas from Alabama. He. is survived by two sons. W. R. Stewart of Huffman and J. w. Stewart of Por- lerytilc, Calif.: a daughter. Mrs. Inex. Paxton of Huffman, nnd a half-hrothcr. D. Turner of Huffman. Colib Funeral Home is in charge. The Michigan Kepubllcini told press conference thiil I lie decision would have lo br miicle hv Mr. 'Iniman ullcr ho returns froiii Brnv.ll. When Congress mljnmnod In July, it was ugtral that a spcclnl session could In: culled cllher hj llrpnblicun leaders of belli Houses or by Mr. Triiiimn. Viiiidcnbi!rj.-s statement made It clear that the ciOP Iciulershli would not take the Inillulivo h culling a special si-sslon. Vandcnboig. who returned Wednesday I mm Ihe Inter-Amrricnii defense conference at Itio de Janeiro, snld lie hollcvrd meetings of tin- Honale ami House fun-Inn rolallons commuters would him; lo precede any cull for i spt-cial session. I Nut (ii Act In flnslc | Mi'. Truman Is due back from | Tirnvcil In mld-Htrplcmhfir. He has I not yet commuted himself on the need for u spcdnl session, hut undcr-secrclarylor Slatf Robert A. LovDlt Indicated earlier In the week lhat such a session would he necessary before Ihc regular session In January. Vandenberg said Unit if tho President In "udmtnlMci'lny, Ids responsibility confronts a i;iluu- llon which he Ihltiks would require a s'lKclaj session." the Congress would face "Us duly lo meet whatever situation he discloses." ' Kut he emphnsliicd that. Congress would demand full and complete Information -on both this nation's ability to rmbiirk on u large-scale aid program and on Ihe needs of Europe. lie added, however, that lie believed Congress would "race whui-' ever situation he (thu President! discloses." Vandenbcrg suld It would }>•• "qullc futile" lo launch congressional nctlon before "iiHiblllzlnr; essential information . . .1,11 o'lir own available resources inul what we can safely and wisely do/' "expro.s- • pad, said Hie conference which In the produced Ihe pud. will K o down in I'umnn also held Mr. ' promise Hint neither lira/11 nor the Unlled Stud's would forget l.hi>in In lliclr lu-ed. Ill- said Hint llllhough Drnull mid t). S. made i;r«il sacrlnccs dtir- I he ]>io(;rcss inward Ihc outlawing of out the force In International relations and lo war-deviislated nations thu ciilnbllshmcnt of law nnd order. In some quarters today," Mr. Truman said, "one hears «prrs---: slims (if disappointment in thc aci'iminlhlimciils thus f»r at the Hulled Natiims. This must not deter us In our constant effort In l)Ulld Ihc orKunl/allon that the worhl needs so badly. "Furthermore, ye must ke/p ever. ... . . . ••• in mind that thc United Nntl6ns' which d(.]i,:,,d iuc lives and liberty was not Intended lo settle the r6 "I wi many millions ol disillusioned ' nnd discouraged people." Mr. Truman, addressing the Bra- ]>cii /.Ulan conference three days after conclusion of a hemisphere defense 1 Inn Ihu war both were spared actual homeland destruction "I "in conlldent." he suld. "lint llni/.ll and Ihe United Slates will I he fallhful lo u urcat trust on' arising immediately out oi maintain International Just settlements have Temple Israel To Be Dedicated Jewish Congregation ! To Move Into New ' Sanctuary Sunday '* Dedication ceremonies for the new Temple Israel CJnirch building will - lie held Sitnd-iy afternoon. Dr. Alfred Vise, nibbl, announced loday. About one year niter laying or cornerstone of Hie new build- Ih .1. Hearing Postponed Hearings lor I.rland and Cnnp. both of niylhcvitlc, on charges of grand larceny were continued until Tuesday on motion of the defendants hi Municipal Court this morning. The brothers were arrested early Tuesday morning following the robbery of Johnny Eiiwlng, Negro cab driver, or $11. 2 a.m. Fire Razes Barn; Some Furniture Destroyed A small barn in the 1IOO block on South Clark Street was destroyed bv fire of an undetermined origin about 2 o'clock this morning. Fire Chief Roy Head reported loday. It was Die properly of Mrs. J. C. Webb of Arine, Cat. he said. A few pieces of furniture sforcd in the barn hy an unidentified woman and a small quantity of feed also was destroyed. The barn was almost completely burned before the fire was discovered, chief 'Head said. Soybeans CHICAGO, Scpl. 5. (UPl bean quolaiions: Open High Low Nov 28314B £91';, 284 afar. ... 285!ilJ Close 231 <•• 29213 Junior C. of C. Offers $300 in Awards For Apparel Made from Cotton Bags Cash priww amounting to $300 will be awarded lo winners ol the Clothing from Cotton Bags Contest to be held in connection with thc Eighth Nntian.il Collon I'ickini; Contest here Oct. 2 Pri/e-wlniiiiiR garments will IK modeled .it the cotton pickm- conies), by models chosen by thc Contest Commiticc of thc Junior Ctamber cf Commerce, sponsors of Ihc events. The Clothing from Collon Hags* Contest Is an annual event in which apparel is made from cotton bap.s ^^ :in( ' second pri/cs of $10 will obtained through normal purchases l>o aw "rdcd In all classes of Ihc lir.st of (lour, sugar, sail, .feed or olhcr Ulrcc groups. In thc Ihird class of Group 1, a. $20 first prize will be awarded. In commodities Entries may lie submitted iii four groups and a lotal of IS classes. The four groups include those for (1) Home Demonstralion Club members, (2) 1-H Club girls, (31 home economics students, and (4i an open group in which anyone can enter. Thc lirft three groups arc divided into classes for house dress and street dress entries. A third class In Group I covers entries of rnolhcr- d;.URhtcr combinations in cither house or r.trecl styles. Cash Prizes Offered Group 1 has eight classes: house rtrcss, street dress, evening dress, mother - daughter combination, household linens. Infant garments, bed spreads and miscellaneous articles. N With onc exception, first prizes First prizes In Group 1 range from $12.50 lo $7.50 while all second pri/cs arc $5. Ucadllnc for cotton IWR conle.sl entries Is Sept. 17 and all article.', submitted must IK mailed to "Cloth- Ing from Cotton Dags Contest." r O. Box 144. Blytlievillc. nol later than that dale. All articles must be sent by insured mall, according lo contest rules. They will be relurncd to the owners by Insured mall nol later than Oct. 10. the rules state. Articles of clothing entered in the Northeast Arkansas District Fair iScpl. 24-28i will l>c accepted for entry In the cotlon bag contest provided oilier rules of the contest arc ndhcred I". Ramadier To Remain As Premier T'AHIH. Sept. ft. (UI'i —l<'in;nirn Minister Hohcrl Scliumnn said tonight Ihiit Premier Paul Hainudier had decided to remain In office despite the skimpy cnnlldcilce vole given him by Ihe l-'inich National Assembly. Schumiin mmouiKrcd Hamad tar's decision at the end of an emergency inner cabinet mrr-hnt; held while iiOO.OOfl French workers paraded Hip streets demanding lower living costs and more bread. Ramadier barely pulled through a lest of his anli-lniiiilloii program in the National Assembly earlier ; today. He won rndorsrmcnl bv unlv •19 votes. The result was '.'.92 in W.t v.'llh 5J abstentions. Riinuullcr charged in tlic assembly that the Communists were exploiting ii strike wave and trying to undermine the republic. Workers shouting rival cries of "Ramadier resign" and "Uamadlrr to slay" .•-wanned into the Chnmps dc Mars near Ihe Kilfrl Tower in l:iler afternoon ln r a muss meeting called by the Cntniminisl-lcrl General l,nbor Federation. liifc' at the corner of Ciilr.knsnwbi and Fourlcent.il streets, the church Is almost completed. Dr. vise and visltluc labbls from Helena, Hoi 6nrlni<s and Pine Blulf ivlll conduct the dedicallon stirvlce.s, nsslstcd by Siesliert Jlcdel, president iif Ihe Temple. Ike Miller and Kurt UanvarK ol O.iceol.i. Thc Temple choir and Hurry Vise e.s cantor- soloist will also take purl in vh<- services. The ceremonies svll] be followed b.v a banciiiet at Hole! Noble under .sponsorship of thc Temple Sisterhood. The n,- w buildhiB, the [Irst Temple in niythcvlllc. Is a structure liO feet wide nnd 100 feet lone. It is pnttcr.ncd after the popular Gothic style and built ol box brick. The entrance Is marked with [our pillows o; ornnnienlal .slonc. The, main auditorium has eluht I'lice lirmutiful slained memorial windows and will seal ISO people, hi addition (o the auditorium, then; Is an education unit of Sunday School rooms, a lurnc recreational, hull. th c rabbi's study and a modern kitchen. U. R. Uratlson was the. archil eel and fien White and .Sons, contractors. 'Ihe conercgnlion here was nrgiiu- liml In l!>a:i and is no.v made up of member's from Hlythevllle. O.s- ceola. Manila, Joiner, Lu.xfira, Kei[ ser. nnd Corning. Ail:., and Cani| ther.sville. Ilayti. Keimclt and i I'orlnKCVlllc. Mo. ; l>r. Vise becanin rabbi ol <-oni;rri!iiiloii Iwo years aco. war but to alter biTii made. "The United Nations wi» not born fully developed by tliS slfn- hid i,l Us charter In Sun Fran- (hco. H nill (ado sleadfwrinc.ss «f piiriiiisc. uiir^milllnj (oil uml lunullc iiiilicnt'e lo achieve our Coal." The United Slales, Mr. Truman s~J<l. is resolved to supiwrt the Utl V: ith all its resources. "The difficulties that we have encountered in this cnrly.;|)lmsc in Ihc 1 le of Lhe United Notions have not discouraged us," he said, tar. Iruiiiiui suld,tho long friendship of Brnxll ami the United Slates demonstrates to the world how frec- (loni'iipvliic • iiallo'ns can bind their Inlcre.sU throii«h common' iirlnci- ples and commoir.idcals. Both Ura/.il and Ihu united bliitcs, he. said, share the samp i cept of freedom and democ ' "We look upon tho stnte auonl of the iicople for Ihe ment of the genera] wolfnrp " Truman said. "We have tluj'iiu— tielicf In Ihe fundamental rlgHCf o? the Four Baptist Ministers Call on Pope in Rome CAt'TKI, CONUOI.PO, Kepi, r,.- 'Ul'i —Four American linptlst mln- ( Istrrs were received in special all! dicnco today by Pope Pius and ! told Ihc pontiff that a recent at[ tack on American-Vatican cooperation by another Baptist group was f "erronroils iind unrepresentative." 'I hose who met with the pope were nr. ,1. Frank Morris. Detroit. Rev. Wendell Zimmerman. Kansas Former Blythevillc Cotton \ cily ' Mo - " ov ci - " vick - "*D i -..' . .. , H;o<». and Hev. Luther Peak of Broker Dies in Memphis »»"'s Zimmerman l-'uneral services for .lunies Wright Woolen Jr.. of Memphis, retired co - ton broker who was known in niythcville. were hi Id this attei- ncon nt the 'Woolen residence. He died yesterday al Iho Baptist Hospital, where he became a patient .*v week ago. Goin:; to Memphis tor the services were Mr. and Mrs. l.eon Smith of Blytheville. A sister. Mrs. C. L. Nichols, lives in Keiser. N. Y. Cotton NKW YC-niC. Sept. 5. (UF) —Cot- Ion closed steady: open high low close . DUO 3HO 3107 31S3 Mar. May. July. O:t. I lee. 30S2- 3018 3151 312H 3107 3175 3145 !!076 3007 3145 31 m 3105 3140 . r >8 7 8 said that the Tone; loid them th.it "our tight aaatnst Communism is for God and Christ ap.ainst. materialistic atheism tor Ihe good of all tlic peoples on earth." New York Stocks 2:30 p.m. Slocks A T & T Amer Tobacco Anacoiula Copper Beth Elccl Chrysler Gen Elcclrie Montgomery Ward M Y Central lilt Harvester North Am Aviation Republic Steel Radig Kocony Vacuum Stiulcbakcr '. Standard of N J Texas Corp 34 1|2 85118 57518 36 1M r>ni|2 143|8 84 3H 83]8 "We have thc same respect for thc dlRiilny ol the Individual. "We look upon Interjntional relations as governed Uy the siima standards of moral conduct by which Individuals are governed." SpeakhiK as Brazil prepared lo celebrate the 125th anniversary of her independence from Portugal Mr. Truman said Brazil's cry of independence, In many respects paralleled that of thc United . States. He said also that Brazil's-' history since then in many rcspccU-fii like that of the United Slates. . "Both arc nations wlnch-'have carved civilizations out of the wfld- jcniess," he said. "Both have'bein endowed with great natural resources and both have been devcl- , oped by people whose dominant motive was freedom." Mr. Truman said Br.izil anil Ihc United Stales must continue tn roopcrale wllh sister nations of Ihc Western Hemisphere Irt development of a strong force "for llir. £Oml of mankind." "Onc of thc great lessons we have learned in recent generations Is lhat wo do nol dwell alone." Mr. Truman said. "Destruction, confusion and suffering In other parts of Ihc world confront us now as never Ix-lorc." ; Mr. Truman said problems of i pence that slill lie ahead "nro more ilifiimill than we could have anticipated." : ! "They will require the closest collabornlion between us." ho add- erl, "but I am confident that we ONI solve them with mutual good' will and forebearaiicc. "The one essential Is lhat we maintain our common Meals and our common principles of morality and justice. "With IhCEo to guide us we can go forward together and we shall uol permit any minor differences to divert us from thc pursuit of our common objectives." Traces Brazil's Ilislory Mr. Truman said his own legislative background made it especially pleasing to him to address the Brazilian lawmakers. '"Hie legislature of a democratic I'juntry, ' he said, "is Identified wilh tlic people themselves. This must be so if the tree of responsible self-government is lo blossom fully and bear rich fruit." Mr. Truman traced Brazil's history from her declaration of Independence oa Sept. 7. 1822. to Ihc present. He recalled that the United States was tho first nation .to recognize the new.. Independent stjilo of. Brazil. He said he was happy also that it was to the Uniled Stales * that Brazil turned for support .in its struggle for freedom. i "The alliance which Brazil proposed lo us was n singular mark of 1614l confidence," he said "It *as beginning of our historical friend-' ship which I have described »s 'Ufe

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