The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on February 26, 1947 · Page 7
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 7

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Wednesday, February 26, 1947
Page 7
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WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 1947 Alert U.S. Agents Thwart Luciano Narcotics Bureau Had Expected Vice Director's Moves WASHINGTON, Feb. 2fi. (UP) — The government had its eve on Charles lUickyl Luciano from the time lie was deported to Italy a year ago and was aware the former New York vice czar might try to enter Cuba, It was disclosed today <«, Harry J. Anslingcr, chief of the j|f5. S. Narcotics Division, said he learned a year ago Luciano planned eventually to enter Cuba. He received his Information, Anslinger said, through "mutual friends, or should I say acquaintances." Luciano was in-rested, he said, to prevent him from starting a clrue-'iimigBlinij ring in Cuba. AnsllnKei denied published reports Unit Luciano was the head of a world-wide dope ring. He said there was no such ring operating, that Luciano didn't get started smuggling in Cuba and that smuggling narcotics into the U. s. has been virtually halted. Anslinger said the drastic measures which prompted the ban on narcotics shipments to Cuba were Justified in tlie Luciano case. Luciano will be unable to launch any dope smuggling venture from Italy. Anslinger said, bemuse the Italian police are too alert to allow him to get started. The bureau, he said, is not worried about the former racketeer's activities as long as he is in Italy. 772,500 G/s Affected by Truman Order 7 An estimated 112.500 Arkansas veterans of World War II arc affected by the new law signed by President Truman extending the time In which former servicemen and women may reinstate lapsed GI insurance without a physical examination, according to Joseph E. Theobald, regional insurance officer of the Veterans Administration. The now National Service Life Insurance law placed back in effect a provision that haci expired Feb. 1. permitting a veteran to reinstate n lapsed policy merely by payment of two monthly premiums and ' the signing of a statement that he is in as good health as when the policy lapsed. The new expiration date was left to the. VA under terms of the law passed by Congress, and Gen. Omar N. Bradley, Veterans Administrator, announced in Washington that the deadline would be fixed for August 1, 1047. In "addition to extending the time for reinstatement without physical BLYTHBVILLE (ARK.) OUKIEIl NEWS Gadget Factories Now Running Full Blast, Memphian Discovers Uier? Czechoslovak lim jeweled pins? linens? French Jewelry? Yep. not Vm nil. BY WILLIAM 3. FOX (United main Staff Correspondent) MEMPHIS, TciUl., Pol). 26. (UP) —The innn said 11 wus easy. You now use psychology to gel Junior to take that foul-tasting siipluir- Hitd-molnsscs for whnl nils him. or whatever It is they use those days. First, you take this pistol. (He said). Then you wave It coyly around in front of junior's face. You arouse liis curiosity. When he opens his mouth to ask, you Jain this thing in Ins yap, squeeze llio trigger and, zip!—he's got a mouthful of cure for Spring fever. Or he chokes. That's wlial the mini said, anyway, And the man was running Ihc Memphis Gift and Jewelry show, so lie should 1 • know. Tho place' wa s crawling wil'i all those pre-war luxuries thai you see in the Ulsli ads—and wlsti you could afford. Tliere were a few honors, loe—like alarm clocks for five o'clock hi the morning. Bin there were a lot ol these new-fangled gadgets. Like that dirty trick you hung on junior. It/s wonderful. No more will pop be shi! ken down for a quarter, nor will mom have to keep mas- cxamination, Mr. Theobald said, the new law also permits a veteran (u obtain any permanent type of NSLI liolicy even though lie previously had not held term insurance. Under the old law, the VA was permitted to issue NSLI on n term plnji only, and It had to be held on that basis for one year before it could be converted to one of the six permanent types-ordinary lite, 20-pnyincnl life, 30-payment life, 20-year endowment, endowment at age GO, or endowment at age Gri. terlne the art of judo lo keen Junior healthy. This "pistol'' is just n hollow-handed spoon with a bulb on trie end in which 10 place the unholy rjon you force on the family prlde-iind-joy. | The show hn.s an <su!!slotr for I hat most unspeakable or household public enemies—the man who cleans his razor on the wife's l>->sl I guest toivol. It's n pad of putj-r towels which hangs alongside the mirror. For the forgetful male It's labeled, "razor towels." Great stuff, the man said. You slm*, wipe (he razor on the towel sheet, tear it off. the little lady's linen Is sufe and all is domestic bliss. He forgot to say what happens when the pad runs out But, peace, it's wonderful, the man said. The harcl-lo-Bet stuff is here, the im|»ssiblc—tomorrow American production ir> up imports are back. The UO firms in the show have what you want — imd. if they haven't, you shouldn't want it. Interested In a Russian dirk? Nope, sorry. There ain't none How about some florcntinc tooled !ea- Radio Clinic I • 430 W. Ash St. ; Phone 855 or 2294 i WE I PICK UP and DELIVER 1 WHERE DO YOU GO ... * FOR HOUSEHOLD NEEDS * FOR AUTO ACCESSORIES * FOR GIFT ARTICLES You'll And that a quick trip to Blan Heath Auto & Home Supply will give you the inside on loads & loads of good merchandise vou need at giveaway prices! SPECIALS THIS WEEK This week inaugurates our weekly specials ... all going to you v as advertised at absolute cost. our wholesale price! Electric SPACE HEATERS . . . .55.35 up TABLE LAMPS ... $2.60 up FLOOR LAMPS ..... 517.50 up ... Look at these and then buv it . v ........ $15 - M "" MAKE-UP KITS ..... $3.65 up ..... . SERVING TRAYS ..... J1.50 up Any and all toys will be sold at absolute cost! Tricycles, wagons scooters, dolls, table & chair sets and many other toys for youn"' and old! BLAN HEATH AUTO & HOME SUPPLY 421 W. Main 'Si. Phone 828 ;v - i^^jto^j, KEEP THAT FLAVOR OF GARDEN FRESHNESS! J-'KIiSIt ... as tho moment you picked them from your garden. Ice keeiis your vegetables that way because they slay cold and moist. JMclliny Ice provides the proper moisture needed to keep flavor and nu- ll itiun at their peak! Call us now for our economical .service and prompt delivery. Ice time is NOW! ICE HOUSE ON WEST MAIN -OPEN FOR BUSINESS- For your convenience the Ice House on West Main Street is now open. Feel free to use these facilities. If you need Ice at any time, pick ti]) your phone and Dial 28-11. ARKANSAS ICE & STORAGE CO. W. Main St. N. 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