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VOL. XLIV—NO. 167 BLYTHEVILLE COURIER NEWS THE DOMINANT NEWSPAPER OF NORTHEAST ARKANSAS AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI Blythevllle Courier Blythevlllc Daily News Blytlicvllle Herald Mississippi V.illey Lender B1ATHEV1U,K, ARKANSAS, TU1CSUAY, OCTOBBK 7, 1947 SINGLE COPIES FIVE CENTS'.. ^enty of Food \\ Reasonable Prices is Urged k Program of Planned Scarcity Deplored By Agri Officials WASHINGTON, Oct. 7. (UP) lop agriculture department offl- tlal said today th»t th(s couatry't tarm program should be geared to Xorfuce whet the people want ar.c aeed to eat at reasonable prices t'nl not * sYStem o! planned »caT lliy. T;:e statement was made before a j (o:igre*sional hearing by Carl Far- I rington, chairman of the depart-1 Kent's price policy and production ! wmmitwe. The congressional group to studying the need for a long- Hggest Population Gain In History of Nation Reported for Post Year WASHINGTON, Ocl. 7. (UP) — The population of Uic United Slalcj increased by 2,279,000 last year, the oiggcsl gain In history, the Census Bureau reported Vday. As of Jan. l, Hie total population was 142.673.000. about 11.000,000 more than reported in the April 1. 1940 cenius. Livestock Show Off to Good Start Governor's Day Is Observed in State Exposition LITTLE ROCK, Arlt , Oct 7 (UP) — Off to a record start Ir attendance and with coniimiod fat: weather In prospect, the Arkansa. Livestock Show looked forwai-t K another lull schedule of events to day. With opening ceremonies dls pensed with in the iorm of an inaugural parade ami crowning of the rodeo queen yesterday and last night, today's program was dcsig- s ,, .... i "ated as "Governor's Day." Gov. program, he said, would be to re- Ben Laney took time off from his range fann program. "We recommend," FartLigum wld. "that ihe Congress set u » national goal the maintenance of l floor uiidei food consumption In Ihe United States based on what U>'.' people want and need to eat inn the ability or our agriculture lo produce." Tlie only alternative to such ibrt to government controls over •oduction and distribution "of :ch a magnitude that no segment our economy would like them." Earlier, O. V. Wells, chief of the Bureau of Agricultural Economics, told the committee that the UiiiteS States is using up its soil resources io fast it is on the way to be- soming "an historical has-been un- ible to fed Us people adequately." Farrington said any program U> step up food consumption to the point where everyone was geting all he wanted (o eat would require government price supports 'at a moderate level" to guarantee farmers fair prices. The government's wartime authority to support farm prices at 90 per cent of parity runs out Dec. 31, 1948. Some congr | noil want a sliding support scale ranging from 70 lo 90 per cent of parity. Farrington said the government also would need authority to fix acreage allotments for various crops and set up marketing quotas .to handle temporary surpluses. But he said this authority probably would be needed only in isolated emergencies. Commission Increases Assessments ' LITTLE ROCK. Ark., Oct. 7. I0P) —The Arkansas Public Service Commission yesterday increased the 1947 ^d valorem tax assessments against «56. utilities and public carriers in the state $8,500,000 or 6.2 per cent above tlie 1946 assessment. The total 1947 assessment was $144,909.720. The largest increase was $5.600,000 against Ihe 74 utility firms operating in Arkansas. Railroad assessments were up to $70.031.610 from $68.828,734, and telephone companies were raised move than $1,000,000 above the 1945 figure. Southwestern Bell Telephone Company's assessment was increased Irom $8.299,900 to S9,306,500. and Arkansas Power and Light Company from $19.289500 to $21,303.400. Jutchers Report Fewer Sales for MeallessTuesday Belter Compliance Expected as Many Pledge Support By Untied Presi Mosv butcher shops were open for business as usual today o« the nation's first "meatlc.sR d;iy" ilnce World War T. A check of cities across the nation showed that hou.sewives w«re buying meat, and thai there WM JiLUe apparent drop in the volume of solos. Mfxst re.stauranU.too. had meat on their menus, because they already had planned /or It and couM itot cHenl the change \\\ U\ne for the first "meatless Tuesday." Despite the apparent lack of compliance on the first day, food producers, traders and dispensers swung; their support behind Presl- Icnl Truman's fond conservation Ian. Whether or not housewives would o the same .seemed to be the big uestion. Ai Cleveland, dealers rc- orteri that some housewives mndc rush on the butcher shoi>s ycs- erday to slock up. Butchers said heir customers were buying "nvuuh iion> heavily" than for some limb. lo butcher shops were closed and •nly two Cleveland restaurants ob- ervcd the meatless Tuesday. At New York, However, one medium price butcher wno said he usually sells §15 to *3Q worth of meat by 11 a.m. reported that he had so til "nnl a dollar's worth." He said lie was "frankly surprised" a I the response. A liutrhtr in the wealthy Park Avenue neighborhood reported that business was onlj one-third of normal tod a 3". At, Miami, Ha., butchers reported only a "slight decline" in volume. One said that customers apparently were not comply ing because they fear that "this is a prelude to rationing." At, Springfield. 111., butchers reported "business as usual," but many anticipated that volume would drop off 25 per cent later in the day. Some Springfield butchers said that as long as customers had money they would buy meat. At St. Louis, one store reported H. seven per cent climb in business yesterday, but most, said business was unchanged and a few reported a slight decline. Most retailers said it.was' too early to 'f'M.'^e public's.. tive of the North Little Rock Lions I reaction to the food conservation White House Sets Example In Observing Meatless Days By GRANT Ull.l.MAN United fntt SUff CorlMpoiKtrnt ' WASHINGTON, Oct. 1. (U.P.)—President Trumnn »*t the p*ce for the American public today In ihe first nation-wide observance ol a meatless Tuesday since World War I. It was learned, meanwhile, that "dcssertless" and "buluarless" days also have been suggested to Mr. Truinaii'i new food commllle-. The Idea has been put aside at leaat for tin time being, Although offers of voluntary* cooperation In Hit drive to save an extra 100,000,000 bushels of grain for Europe poured Into the While Hovise, r«sponsiblt official* I said the first real tfst o( tht program Is yet lo come. They stiLd the campaign still it too new to expect 100 I»r cent public observance. The full effectiveness of the drive can be ganged only after every American has beon Impressed with the Importance of his efforts. The President set Ihe standard which he expecls the nnllon lo follow when the White House scheduled cheese *oufle for lunch and broiled salmon steak for dinner today. ^afe Operators To Curb Waste National Association Says Enough to Feed Million Lost Daily BY JOE W. MOKOAN (United Prrii Stiff Cnrmpondrnll duties at the capitol to participate in a program thEs afternoon dedicated too state officials. State employes were given the afternoon off in a proclamation issued by the governor. Judging of exhibits In the 4-H club and Future Fanners of America department featured yesterday's activity. Eleven-year-old Lewis "p. Briiton of Morrilton. took top honors when his 16-month-old Hereford steer "Patso" took the title of Ki'and champion in the 4-H Department, Billy Joe Villincs oi Harrison registered 165 points the FPA department on his head of Jersey cattle. Evelyn Ruth McGcc of vale repeated her last year's brilliant showing hy winning fivsl in. the 4-H club swine class, fat barrows, pens three barrows ant junior sow pig and by exhibiting the champion barrow, champior pen of barrows and champion sov PiK- Other winners in the 4-H club department included: David Fry of Fort Smith, champion female jersey. Henry Laneharl, jr.. of LiltV Rock, champion male Jersey. Courtney Parks of smackover champion female Guernsey. Max Kelly of Fort Smith, chain plon male Guernsey. Moss Gla'dys Hope, a represcnla Ftor And poullrylcss Thursday the president will have a Umchcou ol yeppevs slutted with rice and mushrooms. The dinner will feature baked ham. Mr. Truman's frontal attack on high prices bore U* first real fruits when the Kansas City, Chicago and Minneapolis grain exchanges boosted their margin requirements of grain < future deals tit a full one-third, The action was complete surrender by the exchanges which previously haO insisted that 1L wa, sufficient to raise margins only a grain prices went up. It came in the face of a direct threat by tlie President to clamp severe restrictions on grain trading if the exchanges did not comply. The sev en other majoi- grain markets were expected to follow suit soon. It also was learned thai committee: 1^ Wns told that the baking •L d List ry is m ov in B lo stamp oi consigntnent selling. Under thi?. system, bakers—to plug their pr ducts—deliver more bread than i - tatlers actually need. They tl.^r take back the day-old loav* which usually are wasted. 2. Debated at length the wi.- dom of Unking any promise ol lower prices to the food saving campaign for fear It might "boom- CHICAGO, Oct. 7. )— Enough food for more than a million persons is wnstect in the nation's public eating houses every day, restaii- ninl operators said today. The rcsliuirnnl.s serve about 62.000,000 meals a dny. and the National Rcsinuranl Association estimates that Ironi lour to eight ounces of food are wasted daily on each person patronizing America's 157,000 eatinR houses. Through President Truman's food saving program and a campaign of their own to supplement the fcov- ernment plan, the cnlc operators hope to cut that wnste by more than, 75 per cent to less than an ounce per person. Director^ of the National Restaurant Association, voted in a meeting at San Francisco to cooperate with the PiesMeiH who htvd wskcd Ui«m f to Quit serving meat on Tuesday, * out poultry and CUBS on y, and to serve bread and nly when aslceri. .ddltion, the national restuu- idvisory committee, came up K plan of IU own, restaurants fall in line with • committee's recommendations, ere wlK be no more three-laycr akcs and no more snndwSche* with he crusU cut off until the emcr- rency is over. And the rr"tft"r»nl patrcn will U.S. Workers, If 'Security Risks/ To Be Dismissed State Department Lists Categories for Classifying Employes WASHINGTON. Ocl. 7. (UP)-The State Dcpnrlincnl announce! today thai "In the Interest of Ihe United Stales" It will Immedlalcl; dlGinlss uny officer or rmployn win la deemed to be a "sccnrily risk." 'Vile Department, noting Uiul I Is "a vital target for p'drsoiiB engaged In espionage or subversion of tho U. S. government" laid down n broad set of principles lo di-tcrmlnii whether Us employes and officers arc good security risks. The action wns taken unuVr tin' | authnrlly VYslrd in the Secretary of Kliilc to leimhmlc the employment of anyone "whenever he' shall deem such termination nrccssnry or advisable In the interest of the United States." , The llciwvlnienl said uu of[U-yr or employe constitutes a "security ri-k" when he falls into one or more of the following categories: 1. "A person who encages In, supports or advocate treason Loses Jewels slon, or wins Is a of, liated ' vvilh, or in sympathetic u.s- socliitlon wllh the Communist, Nazi or Fascist parties," or any other movement that seeks to overthrow the government by unconsllutloiml 2. A person engaged in esplona, or acting directly of Indirectly fin a foreign government. 3. A pcrsoji wlio luis (I I v u 1 g c <l Inforiniiilui without nulhovlly ntul wlUi knowledge or bcHcf tliut It will bo transmitted to a foreign government, 01 who Is "consistently Irresponsible In the ImtKlUntj of classified Uifor mntion. 4. A person wlio has hiibllunl oj ciosc n.s5o«lnllon \vHli are the knowing or unknowing agents of foreign governments, 5. "A i>ei'5on who has such h weakness of diameter or ]nck of 1 Judgment as reasonable! to justify gei only one What which. club, reigned today as the rodeo que°n of the livestock show. Miss Pope annexed honors over a field of eight other contestants in the opening rodeo performance last night. She was crowned by Col. T. H. Barton of El Dorado, president of the Livestock .Show Association. Miss Laura Kirsch of Hot Springs placed second and Miss Flora Mac Seiffert of Little Rock was third. Poragould Man Killed in Cafe; Another Wounded PARAGOUIJ3. Ark., Oct. 7., !UP) —Roy Nevvboles. 38-year-old operator of 'A Paragct:Id sandwich shop was held in Greene County jail ^iere today In connection with the Keying last night of one man and the serious wounding of another. The victim -xas 25-year-old Pat Jaycees Sponsor Competition in Public Speaking The Blythcville Junior Chamber of Commerce will organize in this area a public speaking contest for high school students that is being sponsored nationally by the United States Junior Chamber of Commerce. President Jimmic Edwards announced today. Decision to sponsor the contest here was made at a meeting of the Blytheville Junior Chamber's Board of Directors last night in the Jaycee club rooms. No date or place for the contest has been set us yet. Mr. Edwards said, but entries for the first elimination must be completed by next Wednesday. The speaking contest here will be held between Oct 15 pliin. in all cities checked, packers and wholesalers were planning no immediate curtailment in shipments to retailers. Although few voices were raised in uprrusition to Hie general purposes of the program—to feed starving peoples abroad and to reduce prices al home — several ' persons objected to the. waxtc-less- foocl program itself. Chief among the dissenters were officials of the leading grain exchanges who voted "with great reluctance" to increase Ilieir margin requirements to 33 1-2 per cent. Margins are the cash down payments on market transactions. A joint statement issued yesterday by the Chicago and Minneapolis exchanges said that Mr. Truman "is sadly misinformed" if he considered the action a cure for high prices. "We wiM know tliat such a move will neither alleviate nor correct the situation (or wliich the President is seeking a remedy, namely, high prices,'" the statement read. Grain prices dropped yesterday in anticipation of the increase! margin requirements. They were expected to plunge still further today. crang." 3. Was informed that meatless and poullrylcss 'days were recom-1 |.ja\y on " mended after earlier , proposals^ to i ^ ' ask housewives to CI ' e ct-;*A/'^^fi across-the-board 15 per cen£;;5j in the use of wheat were ^-*'4. Heard Secretary of lure Ciintoi^ 'p. A bu'*r .. .. 1' , "je tue must pit-ntiuii, .the resiaurMit a&so- plentilul fooda during be ihort the fear thai he any cow action led into ary of nderson how the Agriculture Department is trying, to limit the weight ' So uti\ e jn of hogs coming to .market. Thls| to , arouild . presumably ,vould be done through • __ f cicsc* federal hogs 5. "was on light-weight ' ; | informed by Anderson that any rclurn to the so-called grey bread by hiking the ' flour extraction rate would be of doubt- fri value as fr«r as saving grain is concerned. Rcstaurantrrs to Co-operafe Offers of voluntary cooperation with the waste-less, eat-less campaign came from the National Restaurant Association with 90.000 member eating places, the New York Hotel Association, the railroads, airlines and the public. Secretary of Defense James V. Forrestnl requested the Army. Navy and Marine Corps to go on a conservation diet Immediately. As a result, gobs and GI's got no meat today and no bread or butter unless they asked for them "Hungry people are desperate people," Forrestai said, "for where famine walks there can be no security, only chaos." Robert J. Wilson, secretary of National Restaurant Association, said his group agreed unanimously at a meeting In San Francisco TWO Drivers Heavy Wffit Fines Two motorists of the Blythcville vicinity—one arrested hy n prlvaic citizen—drew fines totnlini; $300 an< cost* in Municipal Court session yesterday and loilny on charges o driving while under the Influcnc of Intoxicating liquor. Sheridan Ashley entered a plci of guilty nnd was fined $100 phi c-:i!s of $21.25 In court this niornini; A county officer said Ashlry \va ai'JTStcd lute Sunday afternoon o North Highway Dl by Tom A. Little Sr. of Dlylhevlllc. Mr. Little found that Ashley's car wns weaving the highway ami blocking traffic, the officer said, and brought him to the county Jail here. According to litw. si private clti/icn may make an arrest but It is not a recommended act except in cases where there Is ample reason for believing a cause fur such action exists. Farm Bureau Expands its Davis 'and the wounded man was 26- ! and , Oc j; 24 . in ordcr to coincide j ^^'^.K'piT 1 ^ *"t^otf^ s a^jInsurance Plan business. ,„,, . ' 12th trades are eligible to partici- The Vonded man was removed to ! Pf te - The Junior Chamber will be- ] LITTLE ROCK Ark Oct. 7 ennedy Hospital :n Memphis. I ?'" f" 1 ." 0 ' 1 "? scl i° o1 I'.f'^ls here! (UP) _ The Arkans as Farm Bureau today, Mr. Edwards said. Officers Continue Probe Of Death of Pedestrian InvesIiSHllon of i :ie doaih of Albert Wesley McN'abb, 56-year-old Wilson farmer who was killed when struck by a car driven by o. S. Federation has taken to comply with program, the President's But h, said m.ny restaurants —,~ on t be able to go along with • ,_^ „ . . , ,, i r tMuiniiv/ii jjna inrttn ,Ti^p.-i n* L,VThe: first phase of the contest will t d „ c!)5U ., lly insurance plan into I be ether a Mississippi County or Arkansas, it was announced by Northeast Arkansas elimination, he Wa ido Frasier. execnlivc s«relary said. Winners of this plinse will ' enter state competition. Four national winners will be chosen from state winners participating In finals of the national con- 8' meatless Tuesdays and poullrylcss and eggless Thursdays immediately because they have too much perishable food on hand. Wilson said public eating places will "ease" into the program gradually as customers are educated to the Idea The Atlantic Coast Line said It will begin Ihe new nuslerity program today and continue it until further notice. Judge Scores Indifference AmongCitizens ATHENS. Tenn.. Oct. 7. IU.P.I —The McMInn County Grand Jury today, began studying ways and menias of ending "deplorable conditions" In the county that have Included what Judge Sue K. Hicks described as reports of "people being blown hy dynamite" and "people be\ng beaten «p by offl- crs." Tlie "people being blown by _ dynamlle" _ was _« jcfcrenc^ lo ,.^ ) ""J'.""L. Bcckhnm wns assessed a fine " of $200 and cosls In court yesterday. Beckhnm pleaded guilty lo a druuK driving charge Thursday and (lie case was continued for Judgment today. He wns also sentenced to 15 days in jail but the jail sentence was suspended pending good behavior. Bcckhnm was arrested c:irly lust week by state police alter n minor auto accident on East Highway 18 that was said to have resulted from drunk driving. Officers said that both men have been arrcslcd and tried several times previously on the same charges. U.S. and Russia Out in Open With Big Political War By K. n. SIIA<;KFOKI>, •-,,-$ UnKed I'rcM SUff Correspondent ' g ],AKK SUCCKSS, N. Y., Oct. 7. (U.P.)—The elaborate' United Millions, horn only two years ago amidst so rmfeh hope, s»t helpless and dejected today in the middle of a cl?cliirc'd iia-!| political war between its two giants—• (lie United States and Soviet Russia. Tiie "wur" nehiiilly luul been underway for many months, lint all pretence hiul been tossed aside now. The + "phony" stage was over. The lines were clcnvly drawn ««nil Ihnt both sides clnlmetl Italy id France. Those two unhappy oiintrlcs were the immediate stakes the conflict. There the first bats hetwcen communism and eap- ullsin will bo wngecl In the corn- Two Immediate results of the Solet move will be: 1. A decision by- ecreltiry of Stntc George C. Mar-' 'mil to iiiwcnl Ills European cco- omlc recovery plnn lo Congress n |x)Hllnil as well us economic rounds; a. Inevitable (allure of the llf; Four to nfirec on peace trea- les for Cicrinnny ;m<l Austria ,ln <oji(lou IUJXL month and the proh- iblc cnllnpsc of the nig Four mall hie ry. Bul UN delegates, nlnrinctt and llsmnyecl at the hopeless outlook [or nn Bust-West reconciliation after .lie mnv Communist International manifesto against American "Im-". ugvccd thai the uUl- ,»atc. vkllm will he the United Nations Itself. Two Ttiwers "Al FmiH" ; . These deleRales foresaw no \m'-" mcclliUo collapse of tlie orgnnlziillon whlt-li wns created In the claslng days of the war us •man's iiUest hope for preventing another w,ir. Hut pumly.sls of both the Security Council and thn asscnibly lias set hi ntnl the UN lias become a tool ol the two/grcat powers in their idco- logtciil stiUBRlc. One mlddle-of-the-rrad delegate, pointed out that both (lie Un!(c<). States ami the Soviet Union hav» rcjoclcil the basic concept of th« Jiiiteil Nntlons — one world. This clcgntc said (he United States dlrl . in the Truman doctrine and the UlNslans hnvo now done It for- mlly in llielr com[n\itiLst ninnllc.'ito n which the communists of ntno lattons declare the world split \\ two. ,- • Another delegate salrl lie fell a^ . honsh"-"we WIMP iilnylng'-wlth pn- >er ciollii." • "•'" After 24 hours to study Hie Pleilga )f comnumLst parlies In nine European countries lo wage all-out war ayalnst the "Truman doctrine" and the "Marshall plun," UN delegation reactions ranged all the way from: It will help the Marshall plan hi HIE: TJ. S. Congress, lo Slavic dls- Mrs. Suri Criibnr ItiUoti, for mi 1 EhuigiirlLin iK'lrc.s.s, leaves her New York u purl i will [or the polio station Io nlve details of it robbt'r; In which slic lo^t $250,000 worOi o Jnwch'y. A lone bandit, that pose j\ toh i irtioJU" vciM\lvniiin, slol t jrwrls from Mts. Hilton, iNE, 'I'oiopholo.i Clerks' Attitudes Given Emphasis ' Third in Scries Of Sales Lectures ^Presented by Expert AUlludrx and fictions of si clerks IhiU antagonize customers were listed by E. C. House. New York snips con.snltiint. In u Ircture l>nloro lilythevillc sulrs people and businessmen hist nlRbt In life high .school ain.nimium. Spcakini; on "Shifting the? Gears," Mr. Mouse concluded a series of three sales lectures lie has been giv- iiip here lo salespeople enrolled for the tnlhs. IK Ihe cilslomer criticisms slorrs and clerks. Mr. House Included il) luck ol knowledge: of thL store's mcrclmndlse. 121 Indifference. i3j laziness and (4) talkativeness, i Mr. House advised the sulcspopcle to adapt themselves to meet tin customer on his own level. In snnunamiMg the lecture scries Mr. House aiJiiin slresst'd the adop lion oi' a positive mental attitude A [icvsfin cun be Just what he set explosion last Friday which killed T. B. (Burkett) Ivlns. former sher- Jf{ and circuit court clerk, when he stepped on the starter of his car In nearby Etowah Judge Hicks gave ' a lengthy charge to the jury when It assembled yesterday and noted that "the county seems to be divided into factions anrt things have become so bad no one can get Jus- of the his mind on being, he asserted. Roliison of Blytheville _. Fiiday night. Is expected to be I ""ship, completed today. Investisaiing officers will meet with Mr. Roliison in Osceola this afternoon to further rttecuss the accident and it is expected that » statement as to whether or not charges will be flli'd against ihe gjjrlvcr of the car will be made at •Wo conclusion of Ihe meeting;. Sheriff William Bcrryman indicated this morning that, according to reports from the investigation thus far, the accident appeared unavoidable. Driver test. Each will be awarded a schol- Inspector is Appointed For Missco Health Unit Charles Henry Dawes of Little Rock has been appointed venereal disease inspector for Mississippi County by the State Health Depsrl- m"nt. Mr. Dawcs assumed his duties here yesterday. He Is a veteran of five years service In the Navy. Weothei British Reds Welcome New Communist Group LONDON, Oct 7. (UP)—The British Communist Party extended an official welcome today to the new nine-country European Communist organization today. The party action closely followed a separate and unrelalcd assertion by a foreign office spokesman that the new- organization, marked the "official rrsuscltation of the Comintern." Harry Pollilt. secretary-general .of the British Party, la a speech at Tlford said that, ''conscious of the danger to world • peace," his party had organized a conference of Communists from all parts of the British Empire last February. of the bureau. According to Fra.sier, the plan will cover the lives and property of any farmer member, and agents in every county will be authorized to Issue the policies. Approval for the new firm to do business in Arkansas w-as given yesterday by state Insurance Commissioner Jack McKenzie. The new company was incorporated al $300.000. and will be know - n as the Southern Farm Bureau Casualty Insurance Company. It will serve members In Arkansas, Mississippi, Texas, and Florida. The c"nlral offices will be in Jackson, Miss. i comity are not doing anything ' about it and are taking an indifferent attitude about the whole thing." Tlie Judge added that "this county with all Its good citizens Is getting a black eye in the press. Tlie perpertrator of crime m'.isi be Indicted," bul he said »tso that "one side doesn't want ccrlaln people indicted and the other side is the same way." New Yorker Predicts Tax Structure Changes PITTSBURGH, Oct. 7. (UP) — Emll Schram, president of the New Railroad Brotherhoods Ask for Big Wage Hike CHICAGO, Oct. 7. (UP)—Representatives of the five railroad opcr- York Stock Exchange, said today j Rlln B brotherhoods met with spoVcs- he saw "evidence of early revision ! Inen for the nation's railroads toot the government's tax structure i da y lo discuss the unions' demands to favor capital investments." f i for * 30 P« r ccnl w "Se Increase Schram said the anticipated re- and changes in the operating rules, vision probably would be included i Thc unions said last night that in a tax bill Introduced In the next strikes can be prevented, but that Mercury Nears 90 The mercury rose to a high of i 87 degrees here yesterday, accord- to- ing to Robert ~A. niaylork. official Medic Students to Hear Jurisprudence Lectures LITTLE ROCK. Ark, Ocl. 7. (U.P.)— Former Arkansas Gov.'Carl E, Bailey has been appointed professor of medical jurisprudence at the University of Arkansas Medical School. The appointment was announced yesterday by Dean Benjamin B. Wells after approval by Dr. Lewis, w. Jones, University president. Bailey will be in charge of »n It-weeks series of lectures bcgin- regular session of Congress. The New York Stock Exchange they also "can be provoked." operating brotherhoods rcp- prcsldcnt. here to address the board rcscnt ^f-MO trainmen, engineers, of governors of the association of firemen, conductors and switchmen slock exchange firms tonight, blam- «1 the current tax structure for "creation of an atmosphere unfavorable to equity Investments and risk capital." New York Stocks race track bookies. Tlio bin show, as fnr as the spec- tutors are concerned, Is expected U. S. Tightens Check on Aliens Touring in U. S. WASHINGTON. Oct. 7. I U. The Slate and Justice Drparlmei have ordered a nation-wide .search lo track rtown any Soviet technicians traveling in the United Stales without permission, it was learned today. 'Hie search was said lo be part lot vcnun before the former Hot of a program for checking more I Springs mayor Is called for trial, closely on alien departures from this country. It was ordered In the wake of a disclosure by Immigration Commissioner Watson n. Miller that his departmeril did not know the claimcrs that the new orgnnizjllbn is a revival of the revolutionary Comintern. Most of^the nations who will S« Included In the Marshall plan or who look to the United Slates lor aid reacted like.Philippine Delegate Carlos Romula who said: "Thc Marshall plan forced (he Eastern powers lo counteract. They could not do so with food or money, .so they counteracted with a smokescreen." Visliinsky In Xcw Illast Soviet delegate Andrei Y. Vishin- sky giii'e the UN a taste of tho new offensive lute yesterday at the end of a two hour speech. Speaking directly to U. S. Delegate Her- sciicl V; Johnson's compromise offer to drop the charges of "agrcs- sor" against Yugoslavia, Bulgaria and Albania if they would accept .and cooperate with a UN Balkan Commission. Vishiiisky let go with all Ihc vilriol in his vocabulary. He said Ihe U. S. offer "provided" that its charges against Greece's northern neighbors were "phoney." He recalled that for months the U. S. had led n "violent" campaign against the three countries and "even the .sparrows had chirped similar accusations from the roof- lops of New York." "Let us put an end to this game of cat and mice, called the GrccJf question." he shouted. "Mr. Johnson has proposed n horsclrade. The U. S. will give up ,, ,, . , ; its serious charges if we will ac,„,„!. for,,,,.,- city "llorney, who Is , „ conimiss , ol ,. it's a proposed SUX-USHI of "cccplliiK bribes from! ^ m y(}m mom? ^ £ he ? bat _ rel head and everything will be All right. Now Hie whole world knows tha A/do of Leo McLaughlin On Trial in Hot Springs HOT SPIIINGS, Ark., Ocl. 1 (UP) —All nll-mnta Garland County jury was scheduled today lo hear opening nrijinnciiLs ill the long-delayed case iiRiilnsl the former Hot Springs po- llticiil orciiiil/nllon of Leo P. Mc- Thr was continued until today hy prcsldiiiR Judge Maupln Cninnilugs of Fnycltcvllle following nn entire fust afternoon spct)t in selection of Jurors. The Jury Is imuic of a majority of rural residents. The ilrst oi the scries of eo-de- fcnri:inls to be tried Is Jay Row- omr when Mclaughlin is put trial by his former political rival. Pro.veculor Sidney S. McMatH. U. S. accusations were not worth a hoot!" He rejected the compromise !n ""••": , ~ . i. "C rejected inc compromise .n However, McLaughlin s attorneys, lolo and inslsted Umt lhc om so _ arc expected to move for a change , uLon m Grcf , cc was wltndra wnl of Jewish Underground Takes Punitive Steps lution ail foreign troops and "so-called" experts. Democratic Women To Hear President WASHINGTON, Oct. 7. (UP) President Truman will make a rawhereabouts: of a group of Russian j ^ JKP.USALKM. Oct. 7. (UP)— The : dlo at j drcS5 at i:M p m . '""'"' ..... J ' ~ ....... " '" tcciiniclans who recently visited a Michigan plant (o observe American production methods. Jewish underground army Hagflnah blew lip n house ill an orange grove morrow In a program ob-wrvinj Jailbreaker Surrenders \ Amer Tobacco ... Anaconda Copper TEXARKANA. Ark., Oct. 7. (UP) Chrysler . — Owen Schoolcraft, 25-year-old Gen Electric youth wanted for car theft In Gen Motors New Mexico, surrendered to police Mon',7?mrry Ward yesterday after his escape from the city Jail Saturday night. He also Is being held in connec- ! North Am Aviation lion with a hit and run accident. (Republic Steel — His wife. Louise Schoolcraft. Is Radio t p.m. Storks: A T and T 1ST 1-4 ... IS ... 35 ... 807-8 ... 3« ... S9 1-4 .... SI \-'i ... K 3-4 88 1-2 "Democratic Women's Day." Mr. Truman will speak for fivt near Lydda Airport today Thc Justice Department said il j "pimilivc" measure and killed two , n [ n ',Yies 'on a program "spomored was possible the group hart IT-; Avnta ami wounded two others. i ^,, ( ne W0 men's division of thi turned to Russia. A spoki'.snum A Hagannh communique said the Democratic National committee. explained thai departure riToi<t.v imdrri;roimd army had evidence ' • are sketchy and an- received; proving that Ihe two Arabs who ' j.| w slowly from the various exit, won' killed woic the ones who shot IX. I . Points. l nml killed two Jews—Walter Eldtn | NEW YORK COTTON Hans Loewonbcrg—last Friday. | The wounded Arabs were a \von\- t Mar. N Y Central Harvester 7-8 ning nest March which will deal [charged with aiding her husband ^Uy.'ebA'cr . with. Ilie application of mrriical to r.scapc ?:iri wr.s vrlea'cd on ~:s>''.'::Ti «f I* fx-King Visits King LONDON. Oct. 7. (UP) — Til 1 Duke of Windsor visited his or3 ther, King George, at Buckingham : ou H le oulsfc'rts of Kcar Sirkln, near nnd a boy. The Jews were shot from ambush Palace late today. The Duke was on a Lydda Airport. Police dogs followed ARKANSAS—Generally fair f ^^ day. lonisht and Wednesday. Not weather observer. Low during last j knowledge to'certain branches of j 42.000" bond after admitting her Prck-'fl N J nuch change In temperatur*. (night wai CO degrees. 1 civil and criminal law I part in the escape, officers said. | U S Steel .... ..... „.. „ short visit' 11 " 1 sccnl to nearby R»s el Ain, but] lo England preliminary to his t !o'l°- q t it there. This was the second. parUire with the Duchc.^ lor tii.i !Ias»«ah "pimUlvc" expedition in 1 T: UnUcd S!a':s,': brfwc 'MX months. Tho first was an at,i 1-8 ihe wedding cl Princes* Eli?,ibcth inrk on tlie Hawaii Cafe in Tel 73 l Nov. 20. i Aviv. | May July Oct. Dec. Nov Mar. open .. 333 .. 333 open high low 1:31 3150 3175 3146 J151 3145 3173 3145 3151 3092 3118 3092 3001 3160 3133 3160 3111 3135 3163 3134 3141 liiu'h low clasi 339 325 3!i t3» 32S 2-'J

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