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December 28, 1949

The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 5

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WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 28, 1949 (ARK.) COURIER THE NATION TODAY— r~End Reviews Emphasize Gains in Western Europe in Struggle for a Lasting Peace Ily James Marlow WASHINGTON, Dec. 28. (/I'j—In reviews of 1949 great emphasis Is put on this fact: Another year gone nnd still peace in the world. That's something, although no one really expected war this year. And, so long as there's peace, there's always this hope; If, year after year, peace can be maintained, maybe, somehow, Bomeway, things will straighten out and there'll be no war. Nevertheless. 1949 wa.s R year of* maneuvering, O f getting ready for that time whon—or If—the show- do'.vti comes, In world affairs the United States made some gains, suffered some jxttspsiior of the atom fiomb, hr : U.S. h:iti a great psychological ach'ama^e over its pnteiUial loe, Ru.^ia, in the eyes of the world. It had lost thwt advantage by Sept. 23, when President Truman announced there v:a.s evidence of an atomic o;pla=ion in Russia, And the U.S., bonding the driyc to stop communism, suffered another blow, psychological nml actual, when the communists took over Clv.niv This means that communists now control most of Asia and Eastern Europe. with 731,000,000 of the world's 2,254.000,000 people now Jiv- tuc under communism. There's no reason to believe that now, having gobbled up most of A.-J.T, the Communists won't try to prah the rest. That try may be one of the most critical moves of 1950 If not in 1950, then later. U.S. Closer to AVest Europe On ihi> other hand Ihe U.S. tied iUdf closer to Western Europe bj sE-ming the Atlantic pact with Us Etllics there and promising then plenty of arms to stand off a Russian attack , Both these moves, by solidifying Die West a JJttle more, strengthenec It in Its effort to halt communism It meant, really, a U.S. promise t< go to wnr if Russia attacked Western Europe. And the Marshall plan for heh> lu» Europe economically was doing figine good, for European production ijj'i rising although European Irndj ^s*as .si HI not ns high as tt might bn And the Wftst gained when Mar shall Tito of Yugoslavia broke witl Staliii and the Russians. It was th first break in the hitherto soli front of communism. The West has promised to helj Tito and one of it-s main hopes an policies for the future Li to encour na,e other Titos in other comniti nist lands to throw off the Russia! yoke. \Vhcn 1D49 started Germany Ftill split into two sections: th Eastern part run by the Russian: the \Vc.stern part by the Unitci Siuics, Britain and France. Berlin Blockade Lifted The West \vas still sending in sup plias to its .scctioiLs of Berlin by nil lift, .since the Russians - --in whos section of Germany Berlin lies—ha cut off nil land supplies. Finally the West ami Hussta made a deal, the blockade was lifted, and the airlift ended. Hut this didn't end the struggle for Germany between East and \Ve.st. ^Before the year's end the west -'IPfc --^t up a German government in the West, nnd the Russians had set up another Gentian government in the East. So the problem of Germany v,n.s still n total mess. WILSON NEWS Hy Mrs. R. F. Boyles To Honor Collide Students "Student Recognition Nisht" will observed at the Wilson Methodist Church Sunday nifiht in honor >f the returned college students ,nd the high school senior class. The ISA FIVE Portageville News By Mrs. Raymond Toombs Phone 220 Turner-Story Vows Spoken Miss Emily Turner,*' daughter of Mis. Mali 'Turner, was married to Paul Story, son of Mr. and Mrs. O. Club met In the home of Mrs. ciyrti- h'ciwnrd White Thursdny with Mrs. Uciuy F«y Tanner and Mrs. Dovi^- inss Rertdick co-hostesses. Some 25 members were present. All had I "Ho \s;is home from I ho veterans limpid! in St. Louis tor the hnh- ri:iy.s. Oucbls Included Mrs. or;i CulHn*, WiU'eily, Teiuu -iiul Mi, ami Mr.s, M. L! Soutdolf. Mrs. I.cilii Workman, Mr. and is. i>;. t s. Workman mid dau^luri-s ot n ChrlMinus MINSK \V. Aufdcnbci-g of Jarkscm. Mo., in j for the drive conducted by the 1 1'or- SECURITY CHIEF - Rear Adm. Sidney Souers, retired, above, has been named by President Truman to the newly-cre- nted post of special consultant to Ihe President on national security- Souers has been executive =• ^™r f ~ i Ecc>et " y °< "i? Nat r al Secur - 'Reunion Dance" last Friday nielli j uy lotmcu. at the Wilsnn club House with this •ear's seniors as guests of honor. Local* Mrs, Harry Halajlan and son. Rickie, of Cliff Side Park, N. J. arrived last Wedncsrtai to spend next three weeks wllh her parents, Mr.'and Mrs. J. j. Coleman and sisters, Mrs. Clarence Medlin and family ami Mrs. Broii- :hl«n Lovelt and family. Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Colcmim and sou Karle of Birmingham. Aia., icturn- ed to their home Monday after ipending the holidays with his parents Mr: and Mrs. Coleman. Mr. and Mrs. J. K. N'ecly and son, Ken, and dauslitcr, Claudia and Patricia, spent the Christmas holidays with her parents Mr. mid Mrs. W. E. Eden In Tupelo, Miss. Violent Mishaps Take Toll of 12 Lives in State By the Associated Tress Violent mishaps in Arkansas this week have taken n toll of 12 lives. Death .struck six times on Arkansas' highwujs. Homicides, a farm accident, gunshot, wounds, a suicide and fire claimed six other lives. The collision of two auLos in the city limits of Trumann Tuesday took the livo.s of Mr. and Mrs. Wort Chriss. both about 5B. The driver of the other car, Vc;ter Williams of Maynard (Randolph county), was injured. Another traffic fatality was Mrs. a quiet ceremony In the Methodist Clmrch o( Pigeott, Ark., Thursday j Mrs. Story chose for her wedding a nav bli'e suit with white accos- Rori?s and wore a shoulder corsape of red roses. Her only attendant, Miss Jackie Thrown, wove a black striped suit with red accessories Drycc March of Jackson. Mo., \vns Mr Story's attendant. Mr. Story is a st'.'dcnt at Cape Girardcau Teachers. College. 1'TA Has Pnrty /or Children The Parent-Teachers Association sjionsorerl a Christmas party for crartc school children Thursday af. ternoon, Rootu motners sutipHed le- frcshmests of ice cream and candy. Annual Theater Party W. C. Krocgcr entertained with a theater party for all students of the city's schools Thursday afternoon. The children also were ftir- nisbcd with tree popcorn. The party Is given annually. School Christmas Program A capacity crowd filled the hinti school auditorium Wednesday nlclu when music director Edgar Ailor was In charge of a Christinas program. Numbers by the band, boys and girls plee clubs, grtute school groups. Junior glee clubs nmi the high school chorus featured the entertainment. As a climax the entire twelve grades sang a group of Chris'.mis taRfVlllc Fire nnd Police Oeiinrt- incnts for imdernrlviU'pcd etulilieiv Gifts, were exchanged and n.ents served. Social Notes Miss Genesc Hufstedlcr left here Saturday and joined the Rev. atid Mr.s. J. B. Hassdale al Cape Gliar- deau en route to St. Mr and Mrs. A. B. Mayer joined (lie party which proccencd to California. Mo., for tlie wedding of Doris Geratdine Clevinger to Fran cis. RaK.sciale. Mrs, Mary Turner entertained wilh a [o'clock Christmas dinner at Mrs. nerda Anderson and Miss i B. C. Williams of Stuttgart. She Norma Anderson spent the holidays with their daughter and sister, Mrs. C. B. Thompson and Dr Thompson in Lebanon, Mo. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Brasficld ot Memphis spent the week end with her parents. Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Bli-ssey, and family. Bobby Yates was the giic.it of his sister, Mrs. Leroy Koch, and family in Luxora for Christinas. Mr. and Mrs. T. A. Gruljbs spent the holidays with relatives in Dallas. Texas. Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Hon'ington spent the Christinas holidays with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Howington, and her arcnts. Mr. aud Mvs. Rube Barnes, in Memphis. Tiie Hev. and Mrs. H. Lynn Wade were the guests of their daughter, Mrs. James P Thomas, and family in Jonesboro, Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Bentley Rhodes and family had as their holiday quests his mother, Mrs. p. D. Dcer.s of Red DlvifS, Calif., ami her parents. Mr and Mrs. J. E. Wnllin and fflmiiy of pine Bluff. Mr. and Mrs. Roy Brinklny, Jr.. and baby of Jackson, Miss., were the holiday guests of his parents. Hoy Brinkley and m Il;e home of Mr. and Mrs. JuJni L. James at K'.celc Sunday. The Koyal Ambassadors t-r the N'»plist Church were cnterliim-ii vVcdnrniay %yi\h a chtcken tiinni-t ("niislu-d by W. O. Molly and s. m-d I'.v Mr.s. j. M. Uaniron and Mis "ill C<mk. Locals J^e Osteen aud son, Larry, ic- tinned fioni Memphis Wcd.ie r ,d:iy. Mrs. A. A. smllh, mother of Mis. J. C. OMci'n. returned with iheni Mr. and Mr.s. 1111! Smith and MII of Sikrstoti vi.sltcd Mr. ajul Mrs. t:. n. I.arsfjit Wednesday. Mr. and Mrs, Raymond Toon and family and Mr ami Mrs. All' New-mini) visited In Pollard, Ark, Tliry brought J.imr! ant Ehnr/r Uri-hers. of tin 1 Kaptisi ChiHn-n's Home, here to ^|^end ti\c hc-'.-d.^s In fhe Wilson home. Mrs. W. E. SinitU. ot MaWcn.'wns holiday Kue.st ol her Jaii'^Jitr-r uid family, Mr. and Mrs. H ft. Mrs. Laura Ailor of Hell?, Mo.,i ind Miss Georgia Ailor of I.itm. Mo. :|;onl Christmas u-ilil Mr. and Mrs. Kitcar Ailor. Marlyn Joyce Whittaker visited hi'r in-alldparent^ in t*!^^*!!!. Ark.. WlUiani Talkinston of Ch.inutc I, 111., anivi'd lasl wcrrk (o sp her homo Sunday. Guests Included ' || 1C hnllc'iays w uii his mother.' Mrs Mr. and Mrs. Roy Hama:i and ICtda Hattej-y dauBiuer. Rosemary. Mr. md Mis. Mr. and Mrs. V. T. ilodarrs of J. O. Hulstedlcr o! Cape Givanlrau, Mrs. O. C. Hufstedler. Gene Hi.f- sjiond Christmas with iriemls ant steelier and Mr. and Mrs. Paul Slory jrl.-tHC:- Mrs. B. C. Onidy cnterlained with Dick Wil.sun and I. K. Dowlas; a Christmas dinner for her husband • drove to J'attrm. Mo.. Tliur.s, r l-iy _-C._____^-X--.----_ WHATEVER YOUR COOKING PURPOSE YOU'LL FIND The Carter Club Parly ' Carter Home Kconomic.s Mo., arrived Sat'ivilnv to Mr. and Mrs. Dcwavon Ad ims and family o! Moovlwuso visited Mi. nnd Mrs. Albert Adams a::d Mr. md .Mrs. Arvil Adams Sunday. Mr. nnri Mrs. dctnj Adams si <m ChriMinas in Oklaho:rm wltli Mrs. Adams' relatives. Wallace Wheeler of l*actu p il!e, Ark,, drove to PortaR^ville Sattminv to accompany Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Toombs and children 10 l.oachvdlc for Christinas, Mr. and Mrs. Kd',;ar Ailor wi'ic- called lo l r redrlck(t.iv,n. Mo.. Monday due to the, death of Mrs. Ailor'; grandmother. Mrs. Clclla Mies, Mrs. ISeryle Aci- cni'k and Mr, and Mrs. V. T. Rodrr- cis of Gideon visited M.r and Mrs. II. T. llowscr In lllytlu'villf! S«n:lay. Prcsh Slotk Hc.sl I'rices Kirby Drug Stores i -Master Plumber* PLUMBING COMPANY, Inc. All Work G u ;i ran I cod For 12 MUM Ills 531 Norlli 101 It ['hone (Him - ONLV ALL WH1TC THEATR' Wcd.-Tliur. © 2 1% Ilils was injured fatally when a truck In which she was riding crashed into a ditch cast of Stuttgart. Max Stark, 65, Boone county farmer, died in a Harrison hospital Tuesday el injuries suffered when a log fell on him while sawing fire wood for his house. A 71-year-old Negro, Edward Nelson, was fatally beaten by a singletree from a wagon during an altercation at his home near Ashdown Tuesday. His 13-year-old stepdaughter, Beatrice Harris, is charged with tirst degree murder. Mr. and family, Mr, and Mrs. Charles Ryals of Lake Providence, I,a., spent the Christmas holidays with his par- eJits, Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Ryals and family. Mr. and Mrs. Marshall Connor and small daughter, Clicran ot Marked Tree w e r e the holiday Ytt ,both sides want a united : guests of her parents, Mr. and Germany—but for opposite reasons: The West wants a Germany thai v.il! lean toward the West, the Russians want It to lean to Russia. Thcu's still unfinished business. As for the United Nations: It's greatest problem, trying to set up ! of Mrs - Boylcs. Mrs. Buford Boyles and family. Other guests in the Boyles home during Christmas were Mrs. Noel Marconi, Miss Evelyn Marcom and Johnny Marcom of Lake Providence, La. Mrs. Marconi is a sister atomic control on a world scale, came to nothing. So (he year ends with the cold war stiJl the cold war and the West and Ea.st still jockeying for position .H'.SL in r.xse. when and if. Mr. and Mrs. C- W. Goodson and son. jimmy, spent the holiday week end with her mother, Mrs. A. J. Lackey, in Water Valley, Miss. They were accompanied home by Mrs. Lackey xv h o will spend several weeks with them. Garrett Smith of Memphis, is the gncst ol his parents Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Wadsworth and family. Other I holiday guests of the Wndswortli's [include. Mr., Wadsworth's sister B: 'nictt of Siioam Spring was ac- ^ 1:s Gll ' m! Granimpr of Riplcy. -;,i....,..*!.. ,1.-v *„ ,i~,,**,~ ,-r,,.*„,.,(.,„ Jcnn.. and Paul Johu.soti of T\vo Harbor, Minn. .Mr. and Mrs. if. o. Yalcs and son. n. O. Jr., spent Christmas with his sifter. Mrs. Dan Kilcore. am t family and his father. Lmiey Yatcs Boy, 74, Is Victim Of Hunting Accident StLOAM SPRtN'CS. Ark.. Dec. 28. 'AI'i — Fourteen-year-old Robert (•mentally .-hot to death yesterday on a hunting trip. H<! was with tuo companions four m:!es WTM of nrre. !n Delaware C.\ unly, Oklahoma. Shi-riM John WntevfaUen nal<l a in Kuttaun 'Kv Thcv were irrom- ?2 caliber riilc Millet hi, the boy in I p9ni , (1 h(imc \ y & T *™£ L « ™ 0 4t" henu. H.: saui Inc. rifle, held by . p |., ns , 0 ~!2-yi'ar-o!d companion, clischarg- , uietn. cd '" sdf - i x 'r- •'•nrt Mrs Liimar MrD.inic! and daughter. Bobbye Lon, were the lioliday yuests of his parents Mr. and Mrs. J. B. McDaniel and family in west Memphis. ^£j2Q3B^HHHHIMIB^ RITZ THEATRE Manila, Ark. Wednesday "MANHANDLED" ivith Dorothy Lamnur and Dan Duryea. News & Shorts Thursday & Friday "PRINCE OF PEACE" The Life Story of Christ Entirely iti Cinccolor .Vcus ,t Shorts NEW ll"x Opens Wri-lt Days 7:00 p.m. .Matinee Saturday A- Sundays .Mat.-Sun. I p.m. {.'onl. Showing Manila, Ark. ing fenders and that new "Btiiek first," that sturdy, shock-absorbing, triple-purpose bumper-guard grille. Friday "GOLDEN STALLION' uilh Kuy Kogcrs Also Sliorls For Health's Me...'Roller Skaie af Ihe Hew AyfoinaSscallf-Heafed M AYBE you never thought of it that and readability. The gentle cushioning ,j// ^/ s al \viiy, since yon don't, buy butler power of Buick 4-whecl coil springing, in 3600-pound lots. Buick room, finish, standing— with a But pound for pound, (his prideful special plus these days in greater Buick- SruGiAi, sells today for less than maneuverability to help you slip Blytheville, Ark. For A Night of Good Clean \Vho!esome Fun, Visit Our New Modern Rink Located on E. Main Open Every Night, Including Sunday Under New Management Rink Available for School & Church Parties Nite Phone 4914 Day Phone 2218 Wade Lee, Owner Jimmy Brock, Mgr. a pretty important store-bought butter! Actually, it costs less per pound ihnn some of the cars in the so-called "lowest price" bracket — less than any other straight-eight on the market. IXJow that's yardstick. Because cost-per-pound isapretlystable measure of a car's merit. It lakes skilful engineering, careful buying, efficient manufacturing to keep this figure around the half-dollar mark—and that's where it is on the 1950 SJ-UUAI. 4-door Sedan. ry-i Ihe real point, of course, is that this is a ttuick at that figure. Buick styling. Buick vah e-in-head straight-eight power. Buick steadiness tags that "sound like a six" and a cos(-(>cr-/iattH<l right down viith the very lowcstl So — if you can nITord butter, why not a IJuick?Talk lo your dealer about it — into tight parking spaces and home- delivered prices, trade-ins, delivery si/.c garages. Buick's unmistakable dates, all the rest — and make your next appearance, through gracefully taper- car a Buick. ALL ONLY The roomy 3-passenger 1950 Buick SPCCIAL Cou/jc shown delivers for this figure, plus sfafe and local taxes if any. Prices sub/ecf lo change without notice. Prices may vaiy slightly in adjoining communities o'ue lo transportation charges. Dynaflovr price reduced $4O. This 1950 Buict SPECIAL is available wilh Dynallow Drive al $40 less than November prices. 'lifii linltur automobiles arc liuilf iSL'ICli. icill finiltl them LANGSTQN Walnut & Broadway Dial 5S5 i Phono your BUICK denier tor a demonstration — Riyhl Now!

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