The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on November 15, 1947 · Page 2
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 2

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Saturday, November 15, 1947
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PAGJ TWO BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) CX)UBIER NEWS Harvest Slowed By Late Rainfall Cotton/ Rie», Soybean Yield* Reduced by Unfavorable Weather UITLX ROCK. Ark., Nov. 15. (UP) — Production of principal field crop* In' Arkansas declined from an Indicated (our per cent below IMt on Oct. 1 to seven per cent below on Nov. 1, the crop reporting aenrlee said today. The Krvlee said the decline was du* chiefly to reductions In cotton, rice and soybeans. "High temperatures and dry weather during tht period Oct. 1-24 wen v«7 favorable for harvesting cotton, rice, corn, soybeans and late hay crops,"," the service said. "As a result, harvest advanced to an unusual degree but has slowed down since then due to wet weather." Th* corn crop Is turning out •omewhat better than expected earlier. Prductlon on Nov. 1 was estimated at 21,440,000 bushels, about one and one-third million bushels more than the October 1 forecast but still 91 per cent less than the 1»46 crop. The high winds and heavy rains of Sept. 20 appear to have done more damage to Arkansas rice crop than expected a month ago. Lasses on mature rice which was blown down have been heavier than expected. An Arkansas cotton crop of 1,- ajO.OOO bales — about, the same as last year 1>ut eight per cent below the 1U6-46 average — was Indicated Nov. 1. Weather was favorable lor picking cotton-'until the last week of October but wet weather has 'prevailed much of the time since then. About three-fourths of th« crop had been ginned by Nov. 1. SATURDAY, NQVEMBKR 15, 1947 Younger Men In Key Posts In US. Navy WASHINGTON, Nov. 16. (UP)— President Truman'i appointment ye»t*rday of M-year-old Adm. Louis E. Denfleld as new chief of naval operations marked the tint step In a move to make the Navy a "young man's" service. As the second youngest man ever to hold the Navy's top officer poet, Don field was expected to place younger men In his "cabinet" of key naval Jobs. Suave, gray-haired Denfkld said he would take over the post of retiring, 63-year-old Adm, Chester W. Nlmttz around Dec. 16. He I* the second youngest of 12 full admirals now fn the Navy. The appointment Jumped him over seven older men. Denfleld Is the first new face in the peacetime national defense high command. Gen. Omar N. Bradley, 54-year-old veterans administrator. Is expected to succeed Oen. Dwight D. Elsenhower at army chief of staff early next year. Ma], Gen. Lemuel C. Sheppard, 51, as- srslnnt cimnanclant of the Marine Corps, has been mentioned to take the place ol Gen. A. A. Vander- grlll as commandant by January. Gen. Carl A. Spaatz Is expected to stay on us commanding general of the Air Force. Bank in Texas Looted by Two Bold Burglars ROSEBUD. Tex., Nov. 15. (UP) — An estimated $100,000 was taken from the First National Bank of Rosebud by two gun-toting, bandits who yesterday bound and gagged a watchman, pried open a side door of the bank and forced the lock on the bank's deposit vault. Cash and Jewelry from customers' deposit boxes were missing authorities said. A tight road block was maintained all over the central Texas area, as fingerprint experts and detectives combed the bank for clues. 1948 Cotton Crop Minus Quotas And Allotments WASHINGTON. Nov. 15 (UP) — The Agriculture Department announced today that there will be no cotton marketing'quota.s and no acreage allotments for the 1MB cotton crop. The controls are designed for use in tunes of surplus. There Is no surplus now and the department has estimated that the reserve carry-over on Aug. 1, 1M8, will total 2,000,000 bales, only sllght- .y larger than this year's extremely low carryover. CHURCH NEWS PROMISED LAND METHODIST CHURCH Ray L. McLeiter, putor 1st, Ird, 6th Sundays. Preaching services, 11 a.m. Sunday School every Sunday, 10 a.m. Second and Fourth Sunday! Preaching services 7:00 p.m. YARBRO METHODIST CHURCH Ray L- MeLntnr. pMtor 'First, 3rd, 5th Sundays Preaching servlcei, 7:00 p.m. Sunday School, 10 a.m. Second and 4th Sunday* Preaching Services, 11 ajn. Young People, 8:30 pjn. • Sunday School, »:« a.m. Morning Worship, 11 »jn. Youth Uenrice, 1 pm. Evening Service, I pjn. LAKE STRUT METBODIST CHURCH SL B. BJerlH, Church School, 9:10 . Morning Worship, 10:10 *.•. Methodist Youth Fellowship, «:0* p.m. Evening Wonnlp, 7:S* pjn. Pram laMtlni, W«d- 1 pjn. HALF MOON ASSEMBLY OF OOfl Martin Reagan, acting pMtor Sunday School, 10 t-m. OhtrUc Springer, superintendent. , ' Morning Worship, II 'F«" Evening Wonhlp, I pjn. Wednesday prayer mmtlnff, S pjn. CHURCH OF CHRIST E. W. SUvalL putor Sunday School, »:SO a.m. Worship Service. 10:60 a.m. Bible Study, 8:45 Dm Evening Service, 1 ura. Engineer Killed Wtienf j- } Train Hits Open Switch < ' DIAZ, Ark., Nov. IS. (UP) — Ver- noh L. Johnson, 50-year-old engineer from Cotter, Arkansas, was killed yesterday when a Southbound Missouri Pacific freight train crashed through an open switch here and collided with a north -bound switch engine. The accident happened In the yardi htr«. Johmon. was, pinned under two piled-up freight can after he at- IMMANUEL BAPTIST CHURCH A. M. Ronton, putw Sunday School, 10 'irti Morning Worship, II ajn Training Onion, T • Evening Service, 7:30 pjn. Wednesday night prayer »-rvlce, r p.m. ... FIRST METHODIST CHURCH' Alton D. Stewart, paitor Church School, 0:45 am : Worship Service, tO:60 ajn. Senior Youth Fellowship. 6:10 p.m. Intermediate Youth Fellowship, 8:30 p.m. Worship Service, 7:30 p.m. Choir practice, Wednesday Sfassen a Candidate In Nebraska Primary LINCOLN, Neb., Nov.. IS (UP)— Harold E. Stasscn of Minnesota, candidate for the Republican presidential nomination, announced yesterday he would enter the Ne- brnskn preferential primary to be held next April 13. Stassen at the same time authorized his friends and supporters In NebraskH to proceed with definite organization of communtles and Ho enlist volunteer assistance throughout the state. Read Courier New» Want Ads. tempted to jump from his engine. Fireman Wayne Morey, also of Colter, jumped and was uninjured. Marvin Wnddill, 19, of Dial, a worker In a box car nearby, was slightly injured and was taken K> a Newport, hospital. The train, running on the White River section of the Missouri Pacific was traveling from Kansas City to Memphis. CALVARY BAPTIST CHURCH Ktb and ChlcluuawM. P. H. Jernlgan, PWM» Sunday School, 9:4& am. Morning Worship, 1] ajn. B. T U.. «:45 p.ra. Evening Worship, f pjn. Prayer Meeting. 7:30 pjn. FULL GOSPEL TABERNACLE Vent Bowlln, pastor Sunday School, 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship, 11 ajn. Young People, 6:45 p.m. Evening Worship, 7:30 pjn. GATEWAY TABERNACLE L. G. Borac, paator Church Service, 9:46 am Evening-Worship, 7:30 pjn. Church aervice, Wednesday and Friday. 7:30 pjn. i,:.:', "' ASSEMBLY OF OOD CHURCH L. C. RamMT, pallor Sunday School, 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship, 11 ajn. ,, Child™-. Chur*, f>» PJD. EvangelUtle Serriow, 7:JO pj«. t:M nubjecl of th« Leuon - s»rmon which will be read In all Churchei and Societies ol the Church of ChrUl, Scl«nti*t, on Sunday. OTCBCB or oot> rnu» CHTJBCH or NAZARCNM Morning Wonhlp, 11 . Young p«opl«'i IfMtlns, T:l» pjn. Evening Worship, « ojn. . Sunday School, 1:46 «Jn. NUMBER NINE •ATTIST CHURCH Howard H. Bunday School, f:46 «Jn. Mornlnt Wonhlp, 11 a.m. Training Union. T BJD. Evening Worship, S pm LILLY STREET BAPTIST D. a BUuoe, putor Bunday School. 9:M a.m. Morning Wonhlp, 10:M ajn. Training Union 8:45 a.m. Evening Worship 7:30 p.m. FLAT LAKE METHODIST CHURCH Ray MeLnter, paitor Every Sunday Preaching Service 9:30 a.m. Sunday School, 10:30 ajn. Young People, t:M pjn. FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH R. 8. Balrd, paitor Sunday School, 9:45 *jn. Morning Worship, 10: SO ajn. ST. flTKFHENS EPISCOPAL CHURCH Sixth and Walnut Street* Church School, 8:30 am. Morning Prayer, 11:00 a.m. FIRST PRE8BYTEXIAN CHURCH R«T. Haney T. KIM, | Sunday School, 8:i5 ma. Morning Wonhlp, 11:00 ».m. Sermon "Whit Mien Need Most". Mr». George it. L« will sing "How Lovely Are Thy Dwellings". Evening Worahlp, 7:30 p.m. Wednwdajr Prayer Reeling, 7;I5 Osceola Churches FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH L. R. Still Jr.. puUr Bible School, »:4S a.m. Morning Worship, 10:50 a.m. Evening Service, 7:00 pjn. Midweek Service, 7:30 pjn. ST. MATTHEWS CHURCH FraneU B. McDsvitt, paitor Mau, »:00 ajn. FIRST rRESBYTERIAN CHURCH L. T. Lawrence, putor Sunday School, »:45 a.m. ' PRESCRIPTIONS Fresh Stock Guaranteed Best Prices Kir by Drug StoreS Morning Wonhlp, 1! a.m. Young People, 5:00 p.m. Wednesday evening smiro, 1:30 p.m. flKST BAPTIST CHURCH RUMU J. Cl«bh, p»tor Bunday School, 8H5 a.m. Morning Worship, 11:00 am. B. T. Union, 8:30 p.m. Evening Service, 7:30 p.m. Midweek Service, 1:30 p.m. FIRST METHODIST CHURCH Hcnehrlle Couchman, pattor Sunday School, 9:« a.m. Morning Service, 11:00 a.m. Evening Service, 7:00 p.m. CHURCH OF CHK1ST O. C. Thompson' Pallor Bible -School, 8:46 a.m. Morning Worship, 10:45 a.m. Evening Service, 7:30 p.m. Blbl* Study, Tuesday and Friday, 1:30 pjn. FIRST FENTECOSTAl, CHURCH Norman Kent, paitor Sunday School, 8:45 a. m. Listen <o Showers of Blessings Over KLCN 'Tomorrow Morning of 8:30 a.m. Sponsored by Church of The Nazarent Morning Service, 11:00 a.m. | Zvehlng Servfc*, 1:SO p.m. FIRST BAITI8T CHURCH E. C. Brown, paitor Sunday School, »:40 a.m. Morning Wrrjiiip, 10 SO a.m. Training Union, 6:30 p.m. Evening Worship, 7:30 pjn. Sunday School Cabinet Meeting, •:« p.m. , Officers' and Teachers' Meeting, 7 p.m. Prayer Service, 7:30 p.m. TEMPLE ISRAEL Dr. Alfred Vise, rabbi Sunday School, 10 a.m. Meeting of Men's Lodge and Sisterhood, Tuesday night, 8 pjn. CHURCH OF THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION R«v. Franls B. McDeritt, paitor Rev. Paul Bujarski, assistant pastor. Sunday Masses 7:30 and 10:30 a.m. Weekday. Masses, 7:30 pjn. . FIK8T UTTHKRAN , Robot J»*(«r, putw Bunday School, 10:.«'"».."' CHRISTIAN. SCIENCE SERVICE Woman's Clubhouse, 1416 W. Main "Mortals and Immortals" It the SUNDAY SPECIAL ROAST TURKEY Cranberry Sauce Creamed Potatoes Gib let Gravy Dressing Brussell Sprouts $1.00 Home Made Pies and Cakes Steaks, Fish and Chicken Dinners SYCAMORE HOUSE ..<;•'.£';.-'• Arkansas-Missouri State Line ; ,'••. Now Owned and Operated by Mr. and Mrs. C. Raymond Van Horn Read Courier News Want Adi. GOFF HOTEL Regular Sunday Dinner $1.00 Home Made Vegetable Soup or Tomato Cocktai! Small Baby T-Bone Steak & Butter Sauce Breaded Veal Cutlets & Cranberry Sauce Baked Young Turkey & Cranberry Sauce Fried Spring Chicken & Cream Gravy Cured Ham Steak & Cherry Sauce VEGETABLES Early June Peas Baked Sugar Corn Au Graton Potatoes Fruit Salad Dessert, Cocoanut Cream Pie Hot Home made Rolls & Corn Muffins Coffee Milk DRINKS Iced Tea Cold Drinks GOFF HOTEL COFFEE SHOP Legal Liquor or Prohibition? Two weeks ago at the Mississippi-!,. 8. u. game at Baton Rouge In "WET" Louisiana the following incidents took place: A mother offered her 10-year-old daughter a drink of whiskey; Fights broke out In numerous parts of the stadium; Many respectable citizens (including some ladies) were Injured by drunka, some of them seriously; Bottles and cushions were tossed at random about the stadium; Many drunks were stretched out on the concrete seats at the end of the game, too drunk to know who won the game or that It was over; Some of the L. S. U. co-eds did riot attend the game because of the drunkenness at previous games. Tills atrocious stute of affairs li the natural result of legal liquor. Let's protect our own community from this sort of thing. This Ad Paid For By the Mississippi County Ministerial Association WHY? Spend back-breaking, brow |H>:-i>l>irlng days . . . enslaved by your washtub ... in an iniulriiualely heated, dismal unfinished basement? TRY! ... bring your wash to our Laundry. At the drop of ». hat . . . presto! Sparkle— Clean wash and linens. Betteh than ever before! Blytheville Steam Laundry-Cleaners Phone 4418 FARM DITCHES DITCH BANK LEVELING PRIVATE ROADS OR ANY EXCAVATION ^ree Estimates S.J.COHEN Contractor LYNCH BLD5. BLYTHEVILLE ARK. .... Stays Fresh Longer! Generously-Give Now R Community CHES7 ••y Scours of America Girl Scouts of Amtrica •fyftovilk Library Association Goodfellows — American Legion Blytheville High School Band r. T. AV \ Elementary Book Fund Social Welfare Ce«tiRfeney Fund Maple Grove C«m«tery Association Cancer Association •lyttmilk "Y" Infantile Paralysis Glee Club

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