The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on March 10, 1952 · Page 3
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 3

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Monday, March 10, 1952
Page 3
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MONDAY, MARCH 10, 1052 Two Hattiesburg Policemen Killed DuringGun Battle Man Later Arrested Accused of Shooting, Attempted Burglary HATTIESBURG. Miss. «>,-Tuo Hattiesbure policemen were killed in a wild gun battle after following a getaway car from the scene ot an attempted burgularv last night A man arrested three hours later S s ,, q i? d by pollce as sas'lne, "Hell, they shot at me first.' Patrolmen M. w. Vlnson Jr 3* and Jesse James Everett 28 were' shot and killed a few blacks from the Ace Weathers Motor Company. They hod gone (here to investigate ft burgulary report. The Intruders fled through a side door as the' police went in the front Chief of Police E. c. Harris said 1 the arrested man identified -him- , self as Luther Cariyle Wheeler 21 of Jacksonville, Fla. Harris said Wheeler tom of entering the building: with a companion while the companion's nrce nniU wife waited in the car Harris said Wheeler tolrt the fol- story In an oral statement- The woman drove the car away from the auto agency, stoppins; ns the patrol car cnme up on them. Wheeler shot at the patrolmen from the back window of the car but did not know if his companion also fired. Their c-ar was hit by the patrolmen's bullets. Wheeler got out after they had driven some distance from the eun battle scene. He was later arrest»rt after a Hattiesburg man reported someone was in his garage. Police tf—i\ him walking in the neighborhood. No immediate charge was filed. ScientistWould Put P/O5#»V on A-Bomb Site ALBUQUERQUE (a*,— A scientist suggested today the site of history's first atomic- bomb blast can be coated with transparent plastic to make it safe as a national or state monument. "It wouM be just about as easy as painting a hattleshlo," Lincoln I.a Paz told n reporter. He said the plastic can be sprayed on like paint will harden and "ml?ht last for centuries." La Poz is head of the University of New Mexico Institute of Meteor- itics and says he has meteorhes preserved in like fashion. His comment came after the Atomic Energy Commission yesterday announced it will delay 'plans ro plow under the shallow crater, although still branding it a "potential health hazard.' The AEC arranged a conference early next week for Gov. Edwin L. Mechem and two AKC officials to see If It Is possible to convert the site tntc a monument. BLYTHEVILLE. (AKK.) COURIER NEWS ^^ '-—- * the untamed horses must be saddled and ridden around the track. —™ =^3= ~ J Gales at Sea Take 60 Lives Over Weekend LONDON ia>> - Week-end gales m the North Sea are believed lo have taken the lives ot 60 seamen. Only one survivor lias been iouml from three missing sliips. He was First Mate Willi Sunky- nnin of the 4«-t<ni German uaw- Icr Thcr, which capsized in heavy seas and 70-miic-aii-hour winds near the Orkney Islands. The body of a dead sailor was found in a lifeboat with him. Seventeen other crewmen were reported tost Tlie 829-ton Finnish shin A<lna had radioed she was sinking a n d her 18 crewmen were feared lost. Searcli continued from Norway, however. LitcboaU and a plane reported a fruitless search for the 1.253-ton Swedish shij) Rosso, with 24 persons aboard, The ship sent an SOS from off Scotland. PAGE THREB New Uranium Detector Found NEW YORK, lie, - The govcril- ment has a new, [a.stcr and jjioie accurate means ol detectim; depos- ns of uranium, the basic mem] used in the production 01 atomic cnerjjj'. o'}' Commission's ere said ye.ster- avc developed a robe and detect- or vehicles, the in a 2',3-icot- long cylinder, two indies in diam-, cler, ft is lowered into test drill holes mid UIOH m actually brought to the surface. It Indicates on n pen line recorder the presence oi • m- rays, given off by uranium and radium. The Atomic Knp operations office day its engineers new "scintillation ing device . Mounted on m< device is contutne Five Arc Killed On Mercy Flight POMONA. Calif, (,!>• — Five bodies Jiave been recovered fro m t li e wreckage of an ambulance plane that crushed on a fii E ht from Needles, Calif., lo Lcs Anijelrs. Wreckage of I be single-engine craft, object of an extensive air and ground .search since last Tuesday, was found on a. mountainside near here .Saturday. The dead are John it. flic!;, 11, who was being flown to Los Ansele,s for an eye operation- tils mother, Mrs. Eileen Wilson, 42; Albert Flcmms, Lafittc. La., cil- man and uncle of Mrs. Wilson; Pilot William Natle. -12, Netcilc.s and Bob Tracy, 45. Needles contractor mid pilot. FREE BOOK-Or Rectal Troubles Why Neglect May head to AssiH'iiiled Ailments 40-page FREE BOOK—tells fact about Piles, Rectal and colon disorders; also related ailments anc latest corrective treatments. Thorn, ton & Minor Hospital, Suite 372, 911 E. Linwood, Kansas City 3, Mo. Soviet Repeats 'Germ' Charges .MOSCOW (fl-, — The Soviet press charged today that American Air Forces are now dropping special 'germ warfare bombs" in Korea. United Nations military authorities have repeatedly denied such Communist charges. Dispatches published in Pravda claimed a number or such bombs were recently in suburbs of Pyongyang, the North Korean capital. It snicl they resembled an incon- { diary bomb j n s | ze nm j shape! and were green with thin metal walls and four sections inside, each containing infected insects. ^'% AMAZING Baby Chick OFFER! PRICES GOOD FOR SHORT TIME STRONG, HEALTHY CHICKS No Cripplet, No CuH«. V- -•-- "--•-„ Assorted C4Q Heavies J p " SELECTED HREEDS. STKATC'ir RUN Chick Brokers Since 1932°*"" |TI II* Aft liM Chomeau ATLAS CO. S '-^!'-'- M . 8AR MARCH SPECIAL! Motorists, here's a savings you can't pass up! We'll pull front wheels, clean, inspect and pack bearings; check brake linings; adjust brakes end check master cylinder for only. . . Parts Exlra Noble Gill Pontiac Co Phone 6817 5th & Walnut You Can Look Far and Wide.. .You Can Look High and Low, But Female Fr-jin? Woman t' : des Sto'en Goods in Blankets with Baby DALLAS. Tex. (a>, _ Neighborhood grocer A. J. Shaw suspected shoplifting yesterday when a 13- year-old woman tried to leave with a screaming baby. He called police, who probed the infant's blanket. The baby stopped howling when officers removed a frozen rabbit. YburCM/d WILL LIKE THIS NEW COUGH HELP For coughs and bronchitis due to colds you can now grtCreomulsion specially prepared for Children in a new pint «ad blue package and be sure: (I ) Your child will like it. (2) It contains only safe, proven ingredients. (3) It contains no narcotics to disturb nature's processes. (4) It will aid nature to soolhe aad heal raw, tender, inflamed throat and bronchial membranes, thus relieving the cough and promoting rest and jlccp. Ask for Crcomulsion for Children in the pink and blue package. CREOMULSFON FOR CHILDREN rrtl«TK C.mln, a«t Col*. <tpt< IwcMtls SPRING PLANTING SEEDS Oa(s, Alfalfa, Lcspedeza, Clovers, Soybeans and Seed Corn. See us before you buy. Blytheville Soybean Corp. Phone 6856 - 1800 W«i Main FOR SALE Concrete cnlrerls, 12 inch lo 48 inch, plain or rccnforccd. Also Concrete Building UlqcVs cheaper thin lumber for barns, chicken houses, pump houses, tenant houses, tool sheds. We deliver. Call «s for free estimate. OSCEOLA TIU & CULVERT CO. Phone 601 spring suits Shop, Compare These with Any $21 Suits Any v/here! O Gabardines! Sharkskins! 6 Donegal and Plain Tweeds! • Menswear Stripes! Checks! Save Dollars on these smart fitted and topper style suits! Navy, red, black, gray, Skipper blue, honey, plus pastels and combinations! Everyone a season-fresh color! Full size range! nd better values! - _ • better Check Fabric, Quality, Style With Any $15 Dresses! © Coat, Fly-Front skirt, Scoop Neck, Fitted Bolero, Cape, Pleat Stylings! ® New Exciting Colors, Trims! Finer type dresses to outfit you for every occasion! Salyna linens, crepes, gabardines, puckered Nylons, pima broadcloths, striped sheers, glazed r piques to mention only a few! Every popular color, trim! Full size range! colorful toppers Don't Take Our Word for It! Compare With Any $20 Toppers! • Choice of 12 Delightful Colors! • Gabardines! Suedes! Checks! All Wools! • Fitted, Boxy Jacket and Fingertip Types! SIZES: 10 to 20 38 to 44 46 to 52 start saving tomorrow at- Choose your spring wardrobe from the largest selections in this area! SATISFflCTIOfl GPfiMNTEED OR YODR MONEFBflCK 319 W. Main Blytheville, Ark.

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