The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on September 13, 1947 · Page 5
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 5

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SATURDAY, S1SPTEMBEK 13,'19.17 COURIER NEWS PRESENTS WORLD NEWS IN PICTURES fcj ON THE SPOT PHOTOGRAPHY—Aiv alert Acme photographer took (bis picture just after Peter Vomitc's car crashed into another 0 auto at River Grove. III. Venute is still sitlinjj dazed behind the wheel while rescuers carry his wife Vcrnicc from the wreck. VACATION IS OVKll—The fiiecs of Iliesc throe New York youngsters leave little douljl that summiT i:: cwrr, IK they gi-iin»a* :it ths' thought nf the first day of school, l.ell In right, arc Dickie Orlan, Rohiu Morgan and Charlie Ilankcnson. FIRST POTATOES FOR ARGENTINA—K. S. Riggol, left, customs inspector, -checks one of •»' many Iruckloads uf potatoes before they were loaded on the Normacdove in Philadelphia. The shipment was the first potatoes ever imported by Argentina. I)N()l-:it OWN 1'OWKK—As nn outborml molovbont pulls alongside', Iliis doc. ciiiiijnl in tl"i midst of ;\ lliiuo-milo swim ncrpss uni: of ()iil;iriu':i l«l(i'.i, ciills fin- full spaed nliuail in an 'effort, to nuttiislnnci' il- sh'jmi<e pin-.sucr. " ~"' ir^.". : «iT*is»w >fS hi'I'.l'.'IN'G GRAIN—This burning grain elevator in Dug.ild, Mnniloba, Canada, is just one of the cl^n.^tts caused by a head-on cullirion between two passenger trains. A inourilintfi death loll in Canada's v.-orst train vrcc-k readied more tlian 35. JUDY AND TIIK TOMATO-STALK;—Judy Vierling, three, ad- inirrs a nine-font tomato plant grown by William 'Jenner'in, Chicago. All of the fruit borne on the stalk exceeded one pound in weight mid (lie largest weighed one and five-eighths pounds. Arithmetic Workshop For Teachers • CARUTHERSVILLE. Mo.. Sept. 13. jJ-An "Fjrithmetic workshcy for grade tcaciicis o: Pemiscol County ^•as heki here yesterday, with Miss Kale Skinner, supervisor for Ginn aiul Company of Chicago, in charge. Miss Skinner is nationally known as a specialist in teaching techni- ques ot elementary arithmetic. The meeting was in the Caruthersville Grade School. Wori: was i;iv- en irom ihe fir.st to eighth f-raclcs inclusive, and teachers from tho rural, city rmd consoiitinte(] schools cf the comity attended. Michal Namesty, of Prague. Che- choslovakia, Ls serving a -term of life imprisonment plus one year. Pcmiscat Rural Schools Close for Cotton Picking CARUTHERSVILLE. Mo.. Sept. 13. - Floyci Hainlctt. couniv .superiii- U'lidcnt 01 scliools. uinioiinicd ,ves- trrday tliat most of the rural schools of Pemiscol County won!<l close tliis week for the annual cotlon picking vacation. All rural schools have about, seven weeks of cla.sscs in June. July a:ul August, and Ihcsi Scptcmher. Ocio- chsir.iss cla.sse btr and part of Novemher so tliat childicn can assist their families in I hi- fall harvest nl crops. Mr. Hamlett said some ot" the .'u-ho^ls aismissRd last week, ant! lliat one or two schools would no'. dismiss until next. week. However, the'greater portion will dismiss this he said. FOR SALE: ALFALFA Improved Oklahoma A'^alfa Seed U. S. verified origin. Guaranteed free of Johnson (Grass and other noxious weeds. Place order now for later delivery -$24.00- Per (00 Ibs. 213 WEST MAIN ST. PHONE 2015 Cattle Rustler Eludes Officers Near Morrilton LITTLE ROCK. Ark.. Sept. 13. 'tJPJ — Slate police hiivc i:iven up for the lime Ijeint; ii conccnlrali-d drive to apprehend 18-ycar-okl J. C. Slandrid^e of Humphrey. A stale police spoko-smnn said yesterday in Lllllc Rock that Slamlridtjc Mad auparently slipped through a trap set. for him In the heavily wooded Morrilton area of Couway County. SlanclridKC «scup- e<l earlier In the week from tlie Van Buien county jai' at Clinton, \vhere ]\e had been sentenced to five years for cattle theft. OPENING- House Trailer Seles Lot You can now have a home without delay. Featuring INDIAN CHIEFTAIN PRAIRIE SCHOONER Liberal Terms "We Kelt the licst for Loss" Tradirsg Post- Trailer Sales ICvcrcU Malhias, MRP. New Numbers 4474 and 4475 But Some Reliable Service "For Work Done Right" CALL NU-WA Laundry-Cleaners 220 North 2nd Street -SALE- FARM LAND and FINE BUSINESS SITES Just North of City Limits on Highway 61. Desirable tracts for Subdividing. Also have SO A. Choicr 1'imnlaiitl, with improvements, adjnin- iiiR cily limits on l-'asi Side l>ivi.sinn Street. For I'ull [nfornuttion Write Ownt'i-j Kl) K()(<ICICS. S;ui Antonio. Texas ir>2(i Aliimi) Nail. MINNIE LEE JONES MUSIC STUDIO Teacher of PIANO THEORY — HARMONY Special Classes for Pre-School Children and Beginners 8(17 CIiickiisAwliii Phone 2994 FARM LOANS Home OMicc. Nc\Miik, N, J. tO!<G TV.?.M PROMPT CLOSING LOW MATB II.M.I., WRITK OR SKC RAY WORTHtNGTON IIR S. TMnl St., Bljlhcvillc, Ark. Serving This Section 25 Years Authorized Mariftagc Loan Solicitor for TIIK. PRUDF.NTIA1. INSURANC.R COMI'ANV OF AMR.RICA FARM DITCHES DITCH BANK LEVELING PRIVATE ROADS OR ANY'. EXCAVATION ^Efree Estimates * S.J.COHEN Contractor -LYNCH-BLDG: BLYTHEVILLE ARK • 9hone 3646 0*425:5

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