The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on December 20, 1951 · Page 9
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 9

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Thursday, December 20, 1951
Page 9
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THURSDAY, DECEMBER 20, 1931 BLYTHEVTLLE (ABK.) COtTKrE* WBW8 Young Bride Dies by Freezing Husband to Face Lie Detector Test On 'Discrepancies' JACKSON, Mich. Iff)— A 44.year- 61d business executive faced a He detector test today In the strange death by freezing of his young bride. KoVard O. Spencer, vice presl- ^?nt of a Jackson moving firm, ••••as held without charge for Inves-' Ugatfon In the death of his pretlv wife, Loretta, 21. Prosecutor George Campbell said Spencer would be given n lie'de- tector test by state police today in an effort to clear un what the prosecutor termed "several discrepancies" In his story. Mrs. Spencer was found frozen and dying a t g „,„. y csl erday Sn the driveway of the couple's fashionable country home two miles south of Jackson. It was 6 below zero. Her arms mid legs frozen, «he cileri soon after In a hospital! Spencer, who was divorced, married Loretta- Nr.ylor, his secretary, last May. He has seven children by the previous marriage. Spencer told officers he last taw his wife Tuesday evening when she drove to Jackson to finish her Christmas shopping. He said he _ believed she w a i spending the night-there with her mother when «he failed to return. Spencer was taken Into custody *fter a nearby farmer told authorities he had seen Mr. and Mrs. 6penc«r Tuesday night. The farmer, H, F. Brooks, said he found ^fie coupl*. their car stuck In mow 4ffi a ditch a mile from the Spencer horn*. The farmer Hid h» called a wrecker at the request of the man tn the car. The car wai deserted whe« th« »r«li« arrived. 'Ike' May Block Listing of Name As Democrat WASHINGTON, (ff) _ Republican frt«nd« hers expect G«n. Dwight D. EUtnhowec to i«pudtat» •fforts »o put hta name pa th« Democratic ticket ta th» March 11 New Hamp- Bureau Lists Cotton Use Statistics WASHINGTON (AP)—The Census Bureau reported yesterday col- ton consumption for the period of Nov. 4, to Dec. 1 averaged 31,478 bales for each working day. This compared with an average 41.332 bales for the corresponding period a year ago and with 35.508 for the October period this year. The dally average consumption of llnters was 5.564 bales compared with 4.390 a year and 1,731 for the October period this year. Consumption of lint for the four- month period ending Dec. 1 totaled 3.132.000 bnlM and of lintors 467,746 bales! This compared with 3.617,459 and 520.3!)2, respectively, In the corresponding period a year ago. Cotton on hand Dec. 1 Included: In consuming establishments. 1,439.702 bales of lint compared with 1.847.023 a year ago.._ In public storage and at compresses, 5.034,082 bales of lint compared ivlth 6.9S2.87B n year ago. Read Courier News Classified Ads. shire Presidential primary. At the same time, they believe the General will not react either affirmatively or negatively to a petition Gov. Sherman Adams has , satd will be filed to list him on the I J Republican ballot In the same prl-1 mary. A Democratic Eisenhower pe- -Si tition also U expected to be filed. Guaranteed Watch ft's here for you now .,. delicious Golden Royal Egg Nog, a treat that (he children will enjoy as well as mom and dad. Yes, a delightful holiday treat that is deliciously refreshing, with a wholesome, creamy-rich full-bodied flavor that makes a hit with everyone. Enjoy it often ... serve it to your family ... have it handy when friends drop in. Order Golden Royal E 8B N °K now from your friendly Golden Royal milkman, or buy it at your favorite food store today! MIDWEST DAIRY PRODUCTS CORPORATION cirr KOOUCTS CORPORATION Men's Gift Headquarters A complete line of men's apparel and accessories now awaits your selection... All nationally famous brands. Will buy the most practical gift you could ever hope to give him ... A precision tailored suit from Hudson's. Offers you genuine gabardine. Hard finished sharkskin or smooth twills in single or double breasted model... In any style or color. Will buy a suit that will fit and wear — And you'll say it is worth twice the price. Every style and color... With guaranteed perfect fit. Hue/son Be/ore You Buy a Suit or Topcoat! HUDSON CLEANER - CLOTHJER - TAILOP Blytheville^rkonsas Sreele, Missouri *y

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