The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on January 27, 1950 · Page 3
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Blytheville, Arkansas
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Friday, January 27, 1950
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FRIDAY, JANUARY 27, 1950 BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS PAGE THREB River Remains At High Stage 1,059 Families Wait For Engineers' Okay To Return to Homes CHARLESTON, Mo., Jan. 27— W) —The Hood's swollen Mississippi River, lapping at the top of «iant levees which protect the Birds Point -New Madrid floodway, lias fallen less than a loot from the high mark reached last week tit Cairo »nd Itttfe change ts anticipated for the next 24 hours, authorities said yesterday. The river stage Thursday was M« Pt feet. The stage Is being held th, by release' of 250,000 cubic feet of water per second through Kentucky Dam near paducali, experts say. Between 0,000 nnd 12,000 persons who resided In the lloodway and who wcr moved out in a gigantic evacuation when indications pointed to possibility (he flodway would have to he placed In use, are marking time until the river drops back to a comparatively -safe stage. Charles O. Burkett. National Red Cross representative, said the Red Cross is giving aid or shelter, 6r both, to 1,059 families. Some are housed in a tent city at Annlston, some in vacant buildings here and at other points oulside the Mood- way and auout OBO at the old Maiden Army Air Field. Tlie floodway residents have been warned not to return to their homes until advised by U. S. Engineers such action meets with their approval. Trumon Working . On Coal Strike, Visitor Reports WASHINGTON, Jan. 26. </P»—A White House visitor yesterday reported Hint President Truman said he is "working as hard as he can" on the soft coal strikes ajid "hopes for results." The visitor was Senator Kllgore (D-W. Va.). He told reporters he had advised Mr. Truman that his own state, at least, is suffering an emergency. "I don't know whether there fs R national emergency or not," Kilgore said, "but, as far as West Virginia is concerned it is definitely an emergency." The senator said he had made no recommendations as to use of the "national emergency" provisions of the Taft-Karliey act or other proposals for bringing peace to the'coal flflds, but merely had described conditions. He went on: "The President safd he is working as hard as he can and hopes for results." Earlier, White House sources indicated no actton could be expected before next week in the spreading coal walkout. A direct signal from John L. Lewis appealed to be Ihc only thing (hat would head off (1) further spread of the coal stoppage nnd (2) intervention by Mr. Truman. Memphions Held For Possessing Hi-jacked Liquor MEMPHIS, Tenn.. Jan. 26. M>j— The FBI reported yesiernay me arrest of two more men on charges that they possessed some of the 420.000 worth of whisky hijacked near Cypress. III., lasl Dec. 31. lij'his made a total of five men iflHded up here and la Tulsa, Ok- la:r in the case. D, S. Hosteller, head of the Memphis FBI office, said William Moore Pegram of Memphis and Anderson Haynes of nearby Oak- vine, Tenn., were arrested late last "night on charges of possessing whisky stolen from an inter-state shipment. < The agent also announced the arrest earlier of Horace Twitty and Napoleon Maxwell, a Negro, both of Memphis, on the same charges Cecil Combs, 35, of Tulsa was arrested In rulsa last, week on charge that he transported 113 cases CHURCH NEWS Blytheville ASSEMBLY OF GOD •Rev. E. e. Sim* pastor Sunday School 9:45 am. Morning Worship 11:00 aJn. Women's Missionary Council 6:30 p. m. Men's cooperative Council 6:30, Christ's Ambassadors 6:30 pjn. Junior Christ Ambassadors 6:30 p.m. Evangelistic service 1:30 pjn. Tuesday 1:30 p.m. Prayer Meet- IB, Thursday 1:30 p.m. Bible Study CALVARY BAPTIST 16lh and Chickauwba V. II. Jernlgan, pastor Sunday School 0:45 a.m. Morning Worship 11:00 a.m. Intermediate Q. A.'s 5:30 pJn. B.T.U. 7:00 p.m. Evening Worship 8:00 p.m. Wednesday choir rehersal ant Jfficers and teachers meeting he same hour 7:00. Wednesday prayer Meeting 8:00 Friday Men's Brotherhood. Vandenberg Relinquishes Committee Assignment WASHINGTON, Jan. 27. (/P/Senator Arthur Vanrienbcrg (ft Mich.) has resigned as a member of Ihe Joint Congressional Atomic Energy Committee. Senator Brick<R-Ohio> is In line to succeed him. Vandenberg told a reporter thai his recovery from a King operation had not been os rapid or complete as he had hoped and so he felt he had to cut down on activities. Vandenberg is ranking member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. He decided to retain thai work in preference to the atomic activities. The National Geographic. Societ> says 30 species of sea slugs found on the northern Australian coast. of stolen whisky from Memphis to said. Tulsa. Hostelter said all were arreste In connection with the theft of 54C cases of whisky being trucked fron Lowrenceburg, Ind., to SprhiKfielc 111. The truck carrying the liquo was found abandoned In Southeas Missouri. Seventy five cases of whisky wa recovered here last night, Hostette IlKISTIAX SCIENCE SOCIETY 1211 \V. Main SI. Sunday cliool 9:30 ajn. Sunday Service 11:00 am. Heading Room Wed. 2:30-4:3 p.m. Wednesday 8 p.m. "Love" is the subject of tli Lesson-Sermon which will ue rea n all Churches and Societies o the church of qhrlst, Scientis on Sunday, Jan. 29, 1950. CHURCH OF CHRIST II. F. Sharp, Evangelist Main at 61 Hiehvay Bible Class 8:50 a.m Morning Worship — 10:50 ar, "The Way That Seemeth High Evening Bible classes — 6:45 pj: Evening Worship — 7:30 p.m. "The Power of The Word" Monday Evening 7:30 p.m. Men Bible' class. Wednesday morning 9:00 Ladies Bible Class. Wednesday evening 1:30 p. Mid-week Bible Classes- CHURCH OF THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION Rev. B. Francis McDcvilt, pasln Sunday Masses, 7:30 and 10 a.m. America imported more tha S600.000.000 worth of silk and her in 1928. Because of competitlo from domestic synthetics, these Im ports are not expected to excee 5200,000.000 In 1950. FIRST E. C. Brown, pastor Sunday School, 9:40 a.m. Sunday School, 9:45 n.m. Morning Worship Strvkc, 10.55 in. Training Union, 6:30 )>m. Evening Worship Services, 7:30 in, Wednesday Sunday School Cabl- et Meeting, 6:45 p.m. Prayer Service, 7:45 p.m. Officers and Teachers meeting 00 p.m. POWER \\e usually think first of steam or electricity as the powers that mean progress for our economy. Yet these could not be without savings wisely invested in the industries that produce them. It is the function of your bank (o help make your savings work for the good of nil...even before you use ihe money saved for buying the things you want to have. So your savings account works for you even while it's in Ihe bank. FIRST NATIONAL BANK Tbe Only National Bank in Mississippi County MEMBER: FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION FIRST BAPTIST CHAPEl, MISSION Rev. David Smith Sunday School 9:40. Worship Service 10:55 a.m. Training union 6:30 p.m. Evening Worship 7:30 pin. FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH lister D. Strubhar, minister 9:30 ajn. Choir Practice. 9:45 Sunday School. 10:50 ajn. Morning Worship. 6:15 p.m. Chi Rho Junioi a cnior C. Y. P. Lunch 6:30 p.m. Chi Rlio Junior a enior C. Y. F. Lesson. Evening Services Monday J z:30 p. m. Monday 6:45 p.m. Junior Choir 7 p.m. _ 7:30 pjn. Intermediate Choir 7:30 p.m. Boy Scouts. 8:15 p.m. Orchestra Wednesday 8 p.m. Senior Choir LARE STREET METHODIST CHUKCH Lllwa Harrison, minister Bob McIIaffey, church school Su ijcriutenrienl; p. B. Jarrall, chair nan of the Board of Stewards; Mrs Billy King, president of WSCS Sunday School 10:00 a.m. Morning Worship 11:00 am. MYF 5 p.m. Evening Worship 1 p.m. WSCS 2:30 p.m. Monday. Clroir Practice 7 p.m. Wednesday Joe Thomas Choir Director nin Mrs. Earlene Blankenshlp. pianis FIRST CHURCH OF THE NA7.ARENK Royal O. Schultz. Pastor Sunday School 9:45 a.m. Sermon-by pastor 11 a.m. Sermon by pastor 1:30 p.m. Nazarene Training Union 6:30 p.m. Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting 1:30 p.m. W.F.M.S, Wednesday afternoon 2 p.m.' Sunday School Visitation Friday 7:00 p.m. 11:00 a-m. nivine Worship. FIRST .METHODIST Hoy I. Bajrley, pastor Church School 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship 11 a.m. Youlh Choir Rehearsal 6:45 p.m. 6:30 pin. Junior Fellowship, In- crmerllatc M.Y.F., senior-Young 'copies M.Y.P. Evening Service 7:30 Afler church fellowship 8:30 p.m Wednesday; cholc rehearsal 1:10 i m. FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH Harvey T. Kldd, minister 9:45 Sunday School 11 a.m. Morning Worship. 7 p.m. Junior Choir 1:30 p.m. Evening Service Wednesday 8:45 Covered dish dinner • 7:00 Prayer Meeting FULL.GOSPEL TABKRNACI.F. Mil) :ind Vine I!. T. Kelly, Pastor 9:45 Sunday School Fay Auslin superintendent 11:00 Morning Worship 6:45 P.Y.P.A. meets with Mrs Ollle Goodson in charge 1:45 Evangelistic > Service will choir and Orchestra participating Tuesday and Friday nights services at 6:45. Tuesday night Is Yonnt People's Night ST. STEPHENS EPISCOPAL U'llliiini I. Fil/.liu<;h, vicar Pm'rth Sunday after Ep'phany 7:30 a.m. Italy Communion 11:00 a.m. Morning Prayer Feb. 2 The Purification.' 9:30 a.m Holy Coimmmiou 2:30 p.m. Intercessory Praye groii|>. 7:15 p.m. The Litany 1:30 fun. Choir Practice FIRST LUTHERAN Gfh and Walnut Rev. G. Miessler, pastor 10 a.m. Sundaj School and Bible Class. TKMPI.K ISRAEL T)r. Alfred Vise, riihbl Sunday School 10:00 a.m. for al groups and confirmation class Sunday 1:30 p.m. Services wit: sermon, "A Religious Quiz." Memorial services In memory c Mr Mase Rubensletu,. Osceola. Rural Churches GATEWAY TABERNACLE I.. G. Borah, pastor Church Service. 9:45 a.m. Evening Worship, 7:30 p.m Sunday School 10 «.m. Worship s«rvlc»—11:00 a.m. C. A. Service 1:00 p.m. H.T.U. 1:00 p.m. Evening Worship *:00 p.m. Wednesday Prayer Service 7:00 HUFFMAN CHUBCH OF GOD James Wynw, pastor Sunday School 0:45 a.m. Morning Worship 11:00 a.m. Kvcntng Service 7:30 p.m. Y.1>,E. Saturday 7:30 p.m. HUFFMAN BAPTIST David McPeake, pastor 10:00 a.m. Sunday School 11:00 a.m. Morning Service 1:30 p.m. n.T.U. Meeting 8 p.m. Evening Service Friday Tp.m. choir pracltco and rayer meeting ROUND LAKE CHUKCH OK CHRIST Tliomas I,. Conner, Minister Suuduy School 10 a.m. Worship Service 11 a.m. Wednesday Night Bible Study 1:30 pm. YA1IHRO MISSIONARY BAPTIST Her. Parker Hay, minister Sunday School 10 n.m. Preaching Service 11 a.m. n.T.U. 6:30 p.m. PreachliiK 7:30 p.m. Prayer Meeting Friday night CI.EAK LAKE BAPTIST J. E. G«x, pastor Sunday School 9:15 a.m. Worship Service 11:00 n.m. Training Union 0:30 p.m. Worship Service 7:30 pin. Mid-Week Service 1:30 p.m. Wed ilesdny. Woishlp Service 1 p.m. HALF MOON MKTHODIST CHURCH Church School 10:00 a.m, Supl. Jarl Baker Worship Service 11:00 a.m. Worship Service 7:00 pjn. BimnKTTE CHURCH OF GOD R. K.< Shaw, pastor Sunday School, 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship, 11 ».m Young People, 7:00 p.m. Evening Worship 8:00 p.m. 1MMANUEL BAPTIST A. M. Houston, paslor Sunday School, 10 a.m. Morning Worship. 11 n.m. Training Union, 7 p.m. Evening Service, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday night prayer service p.m. CORNELL BAPTIST Carl Castlcman, pastor Sunday School, 10:00 a.m Morning Worship, 11:00 a.m. Training Union, 1:30 p.m. Evening Worship, 8:00 p.m. Thursday, 7:30 p.m. Prayer Serv Ice. ARMOlltX BAPTIST W. O. Auten, pastor Sunday School 10:00 a.m. Preaching 11:00 a.m. Training Union 7:00 p.m. Evening Worship 8:00 p.m Wednesday Prayer Meeting 7:30 YARHRO MKTIIOTHST CIIIIRCI I.eRoy Hrnry, Minister Church School every Sunday 1 a.m. Church Worship Services. 2nd and fourth Sundays 11 a.m., first and third Sundays 7 p.m. PSCS first and llilrd Sundays COSNEt.L MKTIIODIST Anderson, minister Church Sfliool 10 a.m Worship Service 11 n.m. M.Y.P Groups 6 p.m. Evening Service 7 p.m. Mid-Week Service Thursday p.m. HALF MOON ASSKMBI.Y OK f.O Rev. Martin Ke,ij;:*n, pastor Sunday School 10:00 a.m. Worship Service 11:00 a.m. Church Service, Wednesday and Friday, 1:30 p.m. PROMISED LAND MF.THOH18T CHURCH I.eRoy flenrj', minister Church School every Sunday 10 a.m. Church Worship Services — first and third Sundays 11:00 a.m Second and fourth Sundays 6:30 p.m. M.Y.F. meetings second and fourth Sundays 5:30 p.m. WSCS second and fourth Thursdays. WOODLAND COUNHH BAPTIST Arnold G'luylun, Minister H'KST BI.YTIIKVII.I.K PARISH MKTIIODIST W. B. Younl, Pastor Wesley Memorial Church Ctiurch School, 10:00 a.m., S ( upt Ftoyd Davis ' Worship Service 11:00 a.m. NEW LIBERTY BAPTIST Five mllr* .SouHi Highway 61 Russell l>utfrr, pastnr Sunday School 10:00 a.m Morning Worship 11:00 a.m Training Union 1 p.m. Evening Worship Service B p,i KIIMHEK NINF. BAPTIST Gene ~SliulU, paxlor * Sunday School, 6'45 a.m. Morning Worship. 11:00 am Sunday 2:15 p.m. Mission Ar Sunday School and church al Yn bro School auditorium. Training Union, 7:00 p.m. Evening Worship, 8 p.m. Luxoro Churches ASSEMBLY OF GOD .1. C. Dickinson, pastor 10:00 ajn Sunday School. 11:00 a.m. Worship Service 8:00 p.m. O. A. Service. 1:30 p.m. Saturday Service 7:30 pm. Wednesday prayer «r- c*. CHURCH OF CHRIST Bible study 10 am. Preaching 11 a.m. 7:30 p.m. rst and third Sundays FIRST BAPTIST A. B. Hill, pastor 10: a.m. Sunday School. 11:00 a.m. Worship Servicci, 6:00 p«. B. T. U. 7:00 p.m. Worship service. 1:00 pjn. Wednesday prayer Ser- cc. LITXORA METHODIST H. L. Hoblnson, Pastor Church School 10 a.m. Morning Worship It a.m. Morning Worship 11 a.m. Methodist Youth Fellowship roups, ft p.m. Evening Worship Service 1 pjn. Dsceolo Churches FIRST CHRISTIAN L. R. Still, Jr. pastor Morning Worship 10:50 aJn. Evening Service 7:0o p.m. Midweek Servl*e 1:30 p.m. FIKST METHODIST II. J. Couchman, pastor Sunday School 9:45 n.m. Worship Service 11 a.m. Methodist Youth Fellowship «:I5. Worship Service 7 p.m. Wednesday Youth Choir practice 5:30 p.m. Senior Choir 7:30 pjn. FIRST BAPTIST Percy F. HcrrlnK, pastor Sunday School 0:45 a.m. Morning Worship 11:00 a.m. BTU Union 6:30 p.m. Evening Service 7:30 pjn. Midweek Service 7:30 pm. CHUKCH OF CHRIST Morning worship 10:45 am. Evening Service 7:30 p.m. Sunday School 9:45 a.m. Bible Study Tuesday and Friday. ST. MATTIIKWS Rev. B. Francis McOevltt putor 1st, 3rd and 5th Sundays Mass, 0:00 a.m. FIRST PENTECOSTAL Norman Kent, pastor Evening Service, 7:30 p.m. FIRST PRESBYTERIAN IA T. Lawrence, pastor Sunday School, 0:45 ».m. Morning Worship. 11 a.m. Young People, 5:00 p.m. Wednesday evening service, t;30 CAM'AKY KPISCOPAL William J. Fltzhagh, vicar 11:00 a.m. Morning Prayer. SPREAD THE NEWS! SHOP BLYTHEVILLE STORES FOR VERY SPECIAL VALUES TODAY AND SATURDAY

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