The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on October 16, 1952 · Page 2
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 2

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BLYTHEVTLLE (ARK.) COURIER TRTJMOAY, OCT. 19, Four cherished patterns to choose from. Dinner services for 8 start at $55.75. Come in and ice them and ovk about our budget termi. Guard's EJEWELRY STORE: Hoover Commission Savings Are Termed 'Greatly Exaggerated' By JOHN CHADW1CK WASHINGTON (Ki — A Senate •ornmlltce credited (he Hoover ommls-slon today with helping to rnprovi: tin; efficiency/of the fed- government but finJd the re- o o m in 111 o e that economies o( $1,244,000.000 were being realized fts a result of the Hoover Report recommendations, "The citizens committee failed to specify Iho b«s!« for such esti- ultnnt fiRVings proposals had been I mates and submitted no facts to greatly exaggerated. A report of the Senate Committee •n Government Operations summarized notion taken by the last wo Congresses on recommcnda- lons of the Commission on Government Reorganization set up under the chairmanship of former President Herbert Hoover. The Senate commUtcc said the loovor Commission mndc 281 specific recommendations, adding that I an estimated 00 per cent of these | 'have been lully considered and . lave received diced action by the Congress or 1 Us committees"— either favorable or unfavorable. Still remaining are 23 recommendations "which will require further action by the Congress It adequate consideration Is to an given la them," the report said. The committee report, submitted by Chnlrmnii McC'lellnti (u-Ark), took sharp exception to what It called "extravagant claims.of tremendous monetary savings" that would be brought about by adoption of the commission's proposals for streamlining the executive branch of the government. The committee said It had been unnble to find any sound basis for some of these claims, which It Bald have varied "from an ultra-conservative figure of a few million to as rtiuch as 10 billions of dollars In annual savings." "Even If nil the Hoover Commission's recommendations had been found to be of practical application, these estimates are not bused on. facts and are grossly unfair to the Congress," the report added. Turning directly to the Citizens Committee for the Hoover Report, the Senate committee snld this group had failed to offer "any support for Its claim that eventual annual savings would aggregate four billion dollars.' The senators also disputed n statement attributed to the citizens substantiate its claims that savings of 800 million In the military and more than 400 million in other reorganizations were related to upe-1 clfie Hoover Commission recom- j inundations," the Senate report said. . I j commltlee report snid, how• •-^ .-.-_ r'-.-vi'i'sslon studies "served to focus public at; ,.;,.;/ *._>f,£icncie:i in the operations of the federal government which the Congress bad been unable to correct because of Uic lack of nny general or united support." Beautify Your Car with... 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GIHI, ON THE FI.YIN'G TR,\r- EZE—Ihiit's Ln Louisa (above), who will, appear with the King Bros, and Cristianl Combined Circus in two performances Monday at Walker Park here under the auspices of Blythevllle Shrine Club. Billed as the "Queen fit Aerial Rliythm," La Louisa is of Swiss-French origin and began her career as an aeriallst with circuses In Europe \vhcn she was 16. She also designs her own costumes. WAS INSPECTOR &KOWL REMINDING ME TO VOTE ON -- AS IF ANY KE/M- MAER1CAN WOUUP FORGET' PRESCRIPTIONS Fresh Stock Guaranteed Best Prices Kirby Drucj Storef FOR SALE Concrete diverts. 12 Inch to <S inch, pl.itn or rccnforctrt. Also Concrete Butlrllnn Hlscks cheaper than lumber for barns, chicken houses, pnmp houses, tenant houses, tool sheds. We deliver. Call us for free estimate, OSCEOLA TILE & CULVERT CO. Phone Ml WARD WEEK SALE 'I "" *:,'," -,X , ^; X v ;i«i SAVE $30— Reg. 199.95 2-PC. 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