The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on October 2, 1952 · Page 9
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TITORSDAT, OCT. 1, IfARt.T WKUR1&R KTNS Reds' Air Reserve Strength Reported To Be Near Million Jury Acquits Jarvinen In False Tip Case By HENRY HENRY WASHINGTON Wl — Russia has ibout a million Air Force reserv- upon which th« Soviet Air Force was able to draw during th« e«rly part of the conflict." ists it could call upon In case of & war. The United States has 800,000. This was announced today by the U.S. Air Force in the Air Reservist, official Air Force monthly magazine. The Air Force said the article Is the first known attempt .t rounding up Russia's Air Force Reserve strength and program. The article lelt many holes in the complete piclure because, the j Air Force said, it was impossible ! lo get all the information needed. But it does Indicate what the U.S. might be up against in case of a | war with Russia. ! The million-man reserve organ| ization would supplement the re" ular Russian Air Force in case of war.-How many aircraft these reserves would put in the sky the Air Force couldn't say. The Russians said in March, ] 1951, they had 18,000 combat planes with a big enough regular Air Force to fly them. The total manpower of the regular ASr Force is not publicly known. The United States now has a 970,000-man Air Force with about 20.000 combat planes. -The backbone of the Reel Air Force Reserve is the "Aero Clubs." They're staffed by professional flying and training instructors, the Air Force said, adding: "In 1937, the Soviet leaders gave tliB Aero Clubs the mission of 1 ••-•••' 'S^-""! " . 0 ;s. Just what percentage of this goal was The training for these reservl/s is tough and to get a top pilot rating in the clubs takes at least 2,500 hours of flying. They must have flown at least 10 types of aircraft, cjrried out several night and instrument cross country flights and have at least six years sport flying to their credit." The reservists take jiarl each year in the Air Force Day program In Moscow. From actua observations, the Air Force said the standard of high. It pointed their flying I out, however, Teachers Refuse To Say if They Are Communists NEW YORK (At—Six New York City school teachers facft ouster SEATTLE W—A Federal Court Jury acquitted Harry A. Jarvinen last night In' the case of the j frilse lip about Owen Laltimoie's travel plans. Jarvinen, 32-year-old Finnish from their. Jobs today for refusal to tell a Senate Internal security subcommittee whether or not they th'e ' werc Communists. The pending action was announced ypslerdn.v by Dr. Frederic Ernst, deputy superintendent of schools. that only the best pilots would b used in such ft show. The manpower for the reserve organisation comes from a constant stream of regular Air Force personnel going off active duty. Irate Wives Win Fight with MSTS SAN FRANCISCO I* — The Military Sea Transportation Service has bowed to the angry arguments of wives of enlisted Navy men that they are entitled to the same privileges as officers' wives. Under a barrage of protests, MSTS withdrew a directive yesterday prohibiting wives of Navy enlisted men from using guest passes lo visit their husbands aboard ships at Ft. Mason, San Francisco, and the Oakland Army Base. Hull Observes 81st Birthday veteran of the Finnish-Russian War, was accused of falsely tell-i 0 yent of war." ing federal fluents that Lattimore \ He (old the Senate-House De- had imnnged for a trip lo Russia : f ense Production Committee that last simnuer. j invitations will be issued to liner- The case gained wide attention j es tcd American business firms lo after the State Deparlment low-1 submit proposals immediately for WASHINGTON tf>— Cordfll Hull, the former secretary of stntc whom the late President Franklin D. Roosevelt once called "the father of the United Nations," observed his 81st birthday today. The retired statesman is recuperating at Bethesda Nnvnl Hospital from a slioKe suffered last August. Critically 111 a month ago, le now is able to take short automobile rides with Mrs. Hull. ered the travel bars against the j facilities controversial Johns Hopkins Uni-; versity professor, then apologized i publicly to him after delerminin the lip was raise. j Jarvinen is the manager of a Seattle travel agency. to turn out the extra New DM fonory For Te/tviifon, Radio NEW YORK (*|—A recently compiled dictionary of radio, television and electronic wordi and phrases which science has been adding to the language, putt In simple word: many terms that might otherwlre seem like Greek. It was compiled by the staff of RCA, An example is an "electrical transcription," defined as "a disc recording of a complete program or message made especially for board- cnsllng." Another is "*oom lens," or an "optical lens with some parts mad moveablc so that the focal lengtl or angle of view it continuous! adjustable without losing focus 01 an object or scene." Convicted Red Runs for Senate BALTIMORE W) — George A. Meyers. Communist party chairman In Marylund and Washington, has filed »s a write-in candidate lor . S. senator. Meyers, who \s iree on noi\d pond- ig an appeal verdict on his convlc- Hon lor conspiracy to auvocais or teach violet overthrow of the government, said his campaign m»n- nger would be Mrs. Dorothy Rose Blumberg, Baltimore Communist. Bhe also Is appealing a Smith Act conviction. Read Courier New» CUxltted Ads Christmas Carols Peal in Korea W !-ld V.'.-r I! started (he clubs had created a vast reserve of _ ^ li-trained pilots and technicians SEOUL (tfj— The Christmas season came e.irly in Korea this year, almost before the first frost. ' Chinese Reds broadcast Chrtst- . mas carols in English last night to but when Allied troops near Panmunjom on the Western Front- It's a old Red propaganda trick to foster homesickness. Alumni Output Must be Upped WASHINGTON Ml — Defense Mobilization Director Henry H. Fowler says aluminum production must be expanded by 200.000 short tons a year "lo protect the country from a. crippling bottleneck in the AlFAIF* SEED New Crop OKLAHOMA APPROVED RETAIL 46c PER LB. NO WEED SEED BLYTHEVILLE SOYBEAN CORP Phone 856 1800 West Main St. Blythevitle, Ark About 1,000 acres In North Carolina are planted In cucumber each year. Read Courier Nc\va Classified Ads. AGAIN! The Favorite Premium Straight Whisky In the United States! KENIUCKlf STRAIGHT BOURBON WHISKY IARIY TIMEJ DISTILLERY- CO., lOUISVIllI 1. K f » T U C « TiS BIG 6,18 Cu. Ft. Refrigerator (Sells regularly at 269.50) eautiful Set of Hall China (Refrigerator and Ovenware) Ecko stainless Steel Flatware (a complete set) No Down Payment Needed-1st Payment Due 30 Days Alter Delivery! GOOD/VEAR SERVICE STORES PHONE 2492 FOR 10 All for the Price oi the Refrigerator Alone

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