The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on November 4, 1952 · Page 2
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PACK TWO T5LYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEW* TUESDAY, WOT. 4, 1MB Both Sides Prediciting Victory in Congress But Democrats Have Edge By JOHN* CHADWICK WASHINGTON W—The Democrats carried a numerical' advantage Inlo the showdown battle with the Republicans today for control Victory predictions came from both sides as tile voters began making their choices after listening to weeks of campaign oratory. The outcome was bound to be Influenced by the presidential race figured they definitely had the upper hand In Rhotie Island. Kentucky, West Virginia and Arizona. The Republicans started off with a lineup of 25 seats, again excluding Morse, and to these could be added Payne of Maine end Kmnvland of California. Republicans also were regarded as 'certain victors In Vermont and North Dakota and In Nebraska, imirincu u,j *nv|j*«3*m;ittinttt»»»*-, ._ and. conversely, .to have an Inv. wllcle lwo OOP-held seats are at ponant bearing ori the success of the next president's administration. At stake In today's balloting are 31 of the 86 Senate seats and 432 of the 435 House sots. Maine elected a Republican senator nnd three OOP House members on Sept. 8. The House, where the Democrats now outnumber the Republicans 230 to 200, has rarely run counter to the presidential tide. Capitol authorities said that only, twice— In 1848 and 1876— has an Incoming president been faced by a House controlled by another party. The Senate 'presents a dlHerent picture. Numerous Republican senators conceded privately that It probably would take an Eisenhower landslide for them to capture the Senate. v The Democrats now hold 49 Senite seats— the bare minimum necessary for control. But only 14 of their seats are on the block and five of these are in the Democratic •outh. : The Republicans have 46 scats, not counting Sen. Wayne Morse of Oregon, who "resigned" from the stake. This leaves 20 key contests lo be fought out. Fifteen of Ihe 20 seals Involved In rnces In 19 states now are held by Republicans. Barring a major upset elsewhere, the Republicans must hold all 15 of these seats and win three ol the five others lo clinch control ot the Senate. Mamie Eisenhower Confident; We've Worked Hard, She Says By CYNTHIA 1XHVKV NEW YORK (a'i— With Die cheers of • packed Boston Garden still ringing In her ears, Mamie Kisen- hower prapcred for one of the harcbt ordeals' of her life todny, waltlnc to hear the people's voice. "I hope—no, I know we will win," she old shortly before the two months of campaigning came to nn end. "We have worked so long lor these things, and we believe so thoroughly In them, It «eems that success muet come." Afler some 60 days, 50.005 miles, some 200 speeches ami seeing nnrt being seen by millions of Americans, Iowa-born Mamie Elsenhower appeared surprisingly rested, poised and apparently was enjoying even the last hectic phases of camplgn- Ing. . The trouplng potential /irst lady carried on at a fast, disciplined pace throughout a tightly scheduled day, which started with a two- hour (our of Boston and Its suburbs —much of It In an open convertible and In a rain r.fcorm. Attended Luncheon Without even stopping long enough to change her ratn-spatter p ed clothes, she hurried on to i P. Howard, Republican nation*! commttteewoman from Maaiachu- setU and only woman advlacr on Elsenhower's pollcy-makinf coua* ell. Then, pausing only long cnoutfa to change from her favorite gray flannel street drew Into a bottle green taffeti aft«moon frock, she grt»l- ed a ballroom packed with Republican women. Then followed * short rest period In the Elsenhower tulte at the Sheraton-Pla»a Hotel, after which ahe followed a long-time family routine by dining quietly — and lightly— with her husband. After nearly 14.two men >nd women jamming the Garden rally sang "Mamie" under the leadership of orchestra leader Pred Waring, Mrs. Eisenhower walked Into the platform limelight »nd with smiles and wave* accepted the cheera of Korean Army To Be Hiked, Gen. Ryan Says TOKYO ((B— Brig. Gen. Cornelius Ryan today .snttl he had "received information Ihnt a sizable Increase In the South Korean Army had been ordered In Washington." Ryan, whose headquarters are in Taegu, Korea, (old The Associ- ' ated Press In view "the exact telephone inter- size ol the In- Republican party and throw his support behind Stevenson in the presidential" race, . . With Morse's defection, ths Republicans needed lo pick up al least three seats to be assured of control of the next-Senate 'and at the same time had to risk 21 they now hold. '..:• One Elected •* Ona of the 21 has already been filled with the election of Republican Qov. Frederick G. Payne of Maine to succeed Sen. Owen Brewater, and Sen. William F. Knowland of California was assured of re-election by winning Ihe Democratic as well as the Republican nomination. The Republicans won control of both the House and the Senate in 1946 for the first time since the Hoover administration, riding into power on a wave of discontent over meat shortages and postwar economic controls, but they lost 11 two years later. Four senators swept Into office on the ; Republican upsurge six years ago — the famous' "Class of '46".- Tbda'x's"' balloting brought 'a first test of voter reaction to their records. Republicans in tbis group include McCarthy of Wisconsin, Jenncr ol Indiana, Cain of. Washington, Kem of Missouri, Malone of Nevada, Ec-ton '• of • Montana, Brlcker of , Ohio Watkins of Utah, tyartln of Penney Ivania • and Williams of Delaware. Democrats Have So Seats . 'The Democrats went into the election 1 , with' a carryover of 35 seats and, In addition, five Democratic candidates had little or no - opposition. These five are Sens. Spessard L. Holland of Florida, John C. Slennis of Mississippi and Harry F. Byrd of Virginia, and Rep. Albert Gore of Tennessee and Price Daniel of Texas. To these 40 seals they needed to add al. least nine more, and they crease of South, Korean troops classified Information, but It's go- Ing lo be substantial." Ryan has spent 11 months in Korea and is credited with building Die republic's force to its present strength of 10 divisions. He Is head of the Korean Military visory' group. Act- Is Patricia Nixon Patricia Nixon?Yes) Says Hubby BOSTON (/P) — A spokesman for Sen. ' Richard Nixon. Republican vice presidential candidate, has de T riled'charges by,a Democratic party official that Mrs, Nixon's name nut Patricfn. nnd that she waj not born on St. Patrick's day. The denial wax nmde last night by James Bnseett, Nixon's press secretary, 1» reply-to a charge by Mrs. India Edwards, vice chairman of the Democratic: National Committee.' Mrs, Edwards had said In W&.sh- ington -ithat Mrs. Nixon was horn The)ma Katherlne—not Patricia— on Mtirch 16, not on March 17. Chinese Watch 'Sze Ti 1 Adlai and 'Ai Sen' Ike TAIP?JH, Formosa Wl—Chinese Nntionallsts liere are watching excitedly the election race between Szo Ti Wen Sen and Ai Sen How Wei. 1 .. . If your Chinese Is rusty, the candidates names inecin "History Brings Literary Life" and "Love Jungle Hero Manliness." That hlstory-lllerary glly Is Stevenson and the jungle hero Is El- senhower. Or so sny the Chinese. men friends, given by Mrs. Charles extra-firm mattress with much more than just firmness fort, wflBY Jnortrm" mony Wi!how< prop* HfXMrt *W Th« R««lonit OrtfxjIOfWC ma+trm rnoy b« what rh* doctor afoW*4" lor •» pro luoporf, ih« toothing ramforl your back n«*di. a firm. No bulloni la diirufk you. only utn-firni nattuss nidi will • CIIUt!l!«h 11! Mid hit Read Courier News Classified Ads. 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