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i, wsz BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS Wants Of Fertilizer Situation Study •f Gor<»o« hirnwm A> MecUl Wuhlo^toa Kerrie* WASHINGTON I* \— Arkansas' Rep. B. C. Oathingfe (D) would like to Interest the njext Congress, or af least the HousJe Agriculture Committee, In a study of the fertilizer situation. I Curiously enough, / he says, a' shortage of commercial fertilizers persists despite a hWe Increase In output. . . I ' "Farmers are gelAing educated to the use of fertilizers and the output doesn't seem'.able to keep up with the demand.V h« said. Gathings would like to see the House Agriculture Con-^mittee make • study of the whole msktter, including supply, ways to Increase the •upply, costs and labeling, Farmers In his area, he «aid, are tremendously Interested in the subject. Since lie Is a member of the Agriculture Committee, Gathings stands a good chance of getting some such study ms'de. However, since . Republicans ,•' rather than Democrats will control the next Congress, the decision will rest with Rep. Hope R-Kan), who is slated to take over as chairman. 1 bathings said farmers in his area are Inclined lo think some legislation may be 'needed to require exact labeling of ingredients In commercial fertilisers. McMsUi u« Fotttk* Wehen Gov. Mcath of Arkansas was in Washington recently lining up a lour of duly with the Marines in Korea he was asked whether be Intends to continue in politics. "Well," he said, "I don't know that anyone who got as few votes as I did In the last election should be In politics." Which leaves the question an answered. Some observers noted that a year of active service in the Marines would put Mcath back in the United States In 1954 Just In time to run for-the Senate against John McClellan, If he's so minded. Commodity And Stock Markeis- N«w York Cotton Open High Low 1:15 . ...... 3410 3498 3470 34M ....... 3543 3568 3542 3562 May ....... 3581 3609 3580 3601 uly . ...... 35% 3625 35*6 New Orleans Cotton Open High Low 1:15 Dec ....... 3481 3490 34*7 3400 Wch . .;.... 3546 35*9 3546 3563 May 3584 3610 35*4 3602 July .3396 M23 3596 3618 Gathings would like to see some headway made In getting a bridge over the Mississippi River at'Hel- ena, Ark. . . Some time ago Congress 'authorized formation of a joint Mississippi Arkansas proceed with such commission to bridge, However, Gathings ;said, some state legislative action still is needed in one or both states. "This bridge is badly needed," he said.' "Helena and that area of Arkansas are virtually cut off from the East by lack of a bridge. Once' it Is built there would t tremendous flow of traffic through that area." Mamie Calls on Bess at Whitehouse, Gets First Look at Her Home-to-Be By RUTH COWAN WASHINGTON l*V—Mrs. Dwlght Eisenhower dropped In at the- White House on Pennsylvania Avenue today- for a visit with Mrs. Harry Truman. And you should have seen the excitement! " i- Cameramen dashed this way and that, lining up the two .women for pictures. Reporters scurried about, ' taking: copious notes on what the two women were wearing. It was, In Us own way,, an historic occasion, for Mamie Eisenhower .was calling on Bess Truman to make an on-the-spot examination of the 54-Toom mansion into which she and her husband will move on Jan. 20. The photographers and reporters were milling around when Mrs. . Eisenhower's car pulled up to the White House door. Mrs. Truman stepped outside to greet the lady- who will succeed her next month as the first lady of the land. The conversation started off like this , .".-•» -Mrs. Truman: "How. are you feeling?" ' • /;Mrs. ; Eisenhower: "Fine." Photographers Take Over Then the t photographers took over. Both J of the ladies smiled : cheerfuly and they didn't seem to mind the sub-freezing temperatures too much. . : Mrs. Truman was less - prepared for the ,cold. She had thrown a short black coat over her shoulders when she went outside, but after a bit she" asked the photographers, laughing as she spofce: "When can we go in?" As might be expected, a photographer told the two foremost women of the land: "All right, you can .- go in." Both of them laughed and they went inside the manson, which has housed every President and first lady .-since the days of John Adams, the nation's second President. Adams moved into the building, which was erected on former swampland, in 1800. And now for the big question: What was Mrs. Eisenhower wearing? ... Hat Draws Comment Well, It ! seems there was some difference of opinion of the pert little hat she wore over her famed bangs. Some reporters said It was the color of. pomegranates; others said it was I&nk, and their versions of that^color ranged from dusty pink to shocking pink. Otherwise, Mamie wore a black frock and over that a full-length soft brown fur coat. Her ear drops were of pearl and she had on, a double choker. She carried a black alligator bag and gloves. Her" shoes, too. were black. Beneath ttiat short black coat ol hers, Mrs. Truman was wearing a blue dress. With Mrs. Eisenhower was her secretary. Miss Mary Jane McCaffrey. The house Into which Mrs. El- senhower and her husband will move next month, is worth millions. Twenty five years ago a tax assessor appraised the house and its grounds fit 22 million dollars, And last- March It arid redecorated at '00,000. • . .. • Obituaries RITZ THEATRE Manila, Ark. MONDAY & TUESDAY "SON OF PALEFACE" In Technicolor * Bob Hope-Jane Russell WED - THURS 'San Francisco Story" Yvonne De Cirlo 'Joel McCrea ,• was repaired i-cost of 15,- tffes Held tor Infant Services for Gerald N. Nelson, in- 'ant son of Mr. and.Mrs. Billy Joe Nelson, Yarbro, were to be held a 2 p.m. this afternoon at Cobb Fu neral Home chapel. Burial was to be in Maple Grove Cemetery. The child, one of. twins died shortly after birth Friday. CIO 3616 Chicago Wheat Open High 5eo •. .. 233VJ 23514 Men . .. 24094 242H Chicago Corn Dec Wch Open . .1655J . 110T4 Soybeans Open 308 309VI 303',; Jan ..-. Mch ... May ... July — 305« High 167',4 High 311',6 311'/, 310H 307 Vi Low 232% 240 ',4 Low. 165',4 no ;4 Low 308 303V, 1:15 342!4 . 1:15 167% 1:15' 311 311 30554 30T.1 N«w York Stock* A T and T .............. Amef Tobacco ..... ..... Asaconda Copper Beth steel ......... ..... Chrysler ' 161 1-8 65 42 3-4 53 1-2 84 5-8 Coca-Cola ......... "...... 116 1-2 Gen Electric ...... Gen Motors ....... Montgomery Ward N Y Central . ..... Int Harvester . ; . . J C Penney ...... Republic Steel Radio ____ ... ..... ; Socony Vacuum . . . Studebaker ...... •. Standard of N J .. Texas Corp ....... Sears . . , ____ U S Steel ........ 70 1-8 64 1-2 61 1-4 22 3-8 33 69 3-4 42 5-8 29 36 1-8 36 3-8 75 156 1-8 59 1-4 42 1-8 (Continued from Page 1) claimed support too, from the com munications workers union and i group of more than a score o Michael J. Quill," chief of thj small >CIQ unions. . . '• DIO Transport Workers, headed up he smaller union . group am pledged lhat. the -fight for Hay wood would continue right to the convention floor. •• Most top CIO officials wante .0 avert any open convention figh between' the rival factions, how ever, and it was reliably repcrtei that the big steelworkers union headed by David J. McDonald would switch allegiance from Hay wood to Reulher to avoid any con vention: showdown, provided it be came clear that a Reuther victor was inevitable. • "Unions Have Lost Ground" While Reutiler seemed well in the lead in the race for the CIO's top job, the situation was such that any deviations from the Reuthei 1 forces could put Hay wood across. Tobin said 'that since the Taft- Harttey law became effective five years ago, labor unions" have lost ground so that with the working force steadily growing, "the ranks of (he unorganized have been growing faster than the ranks of the organized." "In the last few months," Tobin said, "there have been reports of growing resislance lo trade union demands among some employers. I do not know what effect the election of Gen. Eisenhower will have on this attitude. But I do not think it is likely to discourage It. "However constructive and benevolent the general's labor policy may prove to be, some of the men, he has carried .with him to power 'are ndl going to make the atmosphere any more friendly to trade unionism. They may make it a lot more hostile." Sou Pac 44 3'., Livestock NATIONAL STOCKYARDS 111 W» — (USDA)—Hogs 15,500; fairly active after slow opening; barrows and gilts 10 to 25 lower lhan Fri day's average; bulk choice 190-22C Ibs unsoried for grade 11.00-10; few loads mostly choice Nos. l. k and 190-220 Ibs 17.15; most 230-270 ibs 18.60-11.00; 270-310.Ibs 16.10-50' 150170 lb« 16.00-17.00; 120-140 Ibs 13 7515.25; sows 400 Ibs down 15.25-75 heavier sows 13.25 - 14.15; boars 10.00-13.50. . ,•: . Cattle 9,000, calves 900; opening slow on steers with a few loads fgood 26.00-28.00 and choice'to 31.50 about steady; generally bidding un evenly' lower; cows' opening-! fulli steady; utility and commercia 13.50-16.00. . : •• . WAR Airlift for Cattle KARACHI (AP)—Brazil has airlifted 17 Pakistani red bulls and cows valued at $36,000 for breeding use in the Amazon Valley. (Continued from Page 1) the battlefront. It was two Inches deep along the Central Front a nightfall and was still falling stead ily four hours ater.- A small force of Chinese Reds probed the Allied lines on battle scarred Sniper Ridge just afte dark. Ari American officer at ».h front said the Jab was blunted anc beaten back by U.N. artillery fire. Earlier the South Korean defend ers on Sniper fought off a series o Red attacks in brief . but savag closed-quarter battles. Only occasional patrol clashe were reported elsewhere. Action on Sniper The Air Force said the slee: Sabre jets destroyed 23 MIGs i: November, probably destroyed fou and damaged 15. Three America- airmen shot down their fifth MIO and brought the number of U. aces in the Korean War to 23. The Allies lost 16 planes durln the month, only four in air combs Nine planes were shot down b Communist ground fire and thre were lost to other causes, probabl mechanical failures. N E W Air Conditioned ' By Refrigeration "Your Community Center" MANILA, ARK. Matinees Sat. & Sun. Phone.58 THEATRE OSCEOLA 'YOUR FRIENDLY THEATRE "Where Happiness Costs So Little" LAST TIMES TONITE •NORMA-««•«• VVARNE'R'BROS MONDAY "BONZO GOES TO COLLEGE" Maureen O'Sullivan Edmund Gween TUESDAY "SOMETHING FOR THE BIRDS' Victor Mature Patricia Neal WED -THURS "MY SIX CONVICTS" ; Gilbert Roland ' • John Beal FRIGID FRIEZE—Frozen rlm«, deposited by super-cooled fog, recently embroidered buildings, trees and statues in Stockholm, Sweden. This sculpture, "Idyll," by Christian Ericksson, U «n idyllic example of the beauty produced by the rare meteorological phenomenon. . PAGE THRE» Strike Grounds Airline's Big Constellations ITFW YORK (ifi~ Flight engineer! struck today against Eastern Air Ltne» inc., grounding the company's fleet of big Constellation planes east of the Mississippi River. The walkout by members of the APL Plight Engineers International Association came after weeks of fruitless contract negotiations. Airline service at about a dozen major points front St. Louis to New York and from Boston to Miami wa* affected. The strike halted only the big Constellation!, however, since these are 'the only Eastern Air Lines planes carrying flight engineers. The company satd a majority of Us planes — four-engined Dc-4's, and two-engined Martin 404's— were running on schedule. WILSON NEWS By Mr*. B. P. Boyles news- EISENHOWER (Continued from Page 1) 3 of serving my country" and hat he is "particularly proud" to ucceed his old friend; Olfford, Iso 67, "who has occupied that ost with such distinguished suc- ess/' ' An embassy statement said Gifford wrote President Truman ast September advising him he ntended to relire In 1953 "regard- ess of the outcome of the elec- ion." In news stories, London apers described Aldrlch as good and old friend of England. Tlie governmental organization tudy was launched in mid-October a special project by Temple University, Philadelphia. In an exchange of letters with Elsenhower, Dr. Robert L: Johnson, Temple's president, described he study as "nonpartisan" -and aid: "Research reports are being prepared by specialists in the various "major -fields of government. These reports will be th'e )asis of recommendations for simplifying the structure of the government, taking account both of he steps already taken in this leld' and, of new problems." Johnson, formerly chairman of he Citizens Committee for the ioover Report, a group supportr ing the report's recommendations ,o streamline operation of the government, added that the new work s being financed by "a special und subscribed by public-spirited citizens." He said he will be glad to make its results available to Elsen- hower's staff. Eisenhower replied: "This undertaking is most timely and should be very helpful to the prospective members of the new administration." - (Continued from Page 1) slble for his staff and Its makeup. Any, government that has charges against any employe should give the secretary general full Information. The secretary' general must act on whatever Information he gets, with the aid of a co»flden- tlal loyalty review board. If the information Is not complete, the secretary general can;t be criticized for his final action. The secretary general can fire anybody he can prove has been engaged In activities disloyal to the host country—in this case, the U. S.—or thinks might be disloyal. Two separate Thanksgiving- birthday dinners weret given in homes of Wilson residents Thursday evening. The home of Mr. and Mrs. Arnold McDaniel and their family was the setting when members of the McDaniel family gathered In honor of Mrs. Herman McDaniel of Marlon. Guests were Mr. McDaniel, Mr. and Mrs. Sterling Brlggs and children and Mr. and Mrs. Robert Cunningham and children, all of Crawfordsville. Mr. and Mrs. W. M. Arnn of Wilson were also guests. Mrs. James Wilson of Osceola was honored on her birthday when her sister, Mrs. Buford Boyles, Sr., entertained members of their families. Guests were Mr. Wilson, Jane and Jimmy Wilson, Mr. and Mrs. Carl Rose and Mrs. J. W. Jackson, all of Osceola, Mr. and Mrs. Bu.'ord Boyles Jr.. and Maughter Eleanor Suzanne of Memphis and Mr. and Mrs. Marshall Conner and children Cheran Elizabeth and Tommy of Bono. Misses Virginia McAfee, a student at St. Joseph's Hospital School of Nursing In Memphis and Lewel! Mne McAfee, a student at Henderson State College, Aikadclphlu, arrived home Wednesday lo spend the Thanksgiving holidays with their parents Mr. and : Mrs: T. J. McAfee and their family. Other holiday guests In the McAfee home were Mrs. McAfee's brother Henry Burnell and Mrs. Burnell of Flint Mich. • , Mr. and Mrs. George Brewer spent Thanksgiving with her. molh- And'he should use that standard In f_ r '. M ™: R ' A ' Hnrrls In Water Val- hiring any new employes, the jurists found. ^ The U.N. will have to continue to employ Communists from Communist countries and the American public will have to be resigned to that fact. Loyalty to their regime is part of the qualification of employers hired from Communist countries-on U.N. national staff quotas. But such employes are resident In the U. S., are protected by well as subject to U. S. laws, and must not as guests In this country engage in any activity subversive to it. Non-Reds sent by the U.N. to Communist'countries must conduct themselves the same way. Lie asked the legal panel to make its study after a number of American members of the Secretariat were questioned by the Me- Carran subcommittee^ and members of the group attacked the U.N. for allegedly harboring U. S. Communists. son Charles attended the football game In Haytl. Mo, Thursday. They were the guests of Miss Doris Standefer. Mr. and Mrs. Bcntley Rhodes and sons spent the holiday week end In Little Rock. Dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs, J. M. Hosford and son Marty. Thursday were Mr. and Mrs. Glen Russell and Mr. and Mrs. Pete Stolts all of Marked Tree. They attended the Osceola v'a Marked Tree football game in Osceoia, Thursday afternoon, * Mr. and Mrs, Wilbur Cash and children of Munford, Tenn., are Ihe holiday guests of his brother, H. P, Cash Jr., and Ills family. Mr. and Mrs. M. I,. Stonrod and family left Wednesday night for Van Buren for a visit with Mr. and Mrs. W. R. Harris. Mr. nnd Mrs. Gilbert Wiley and children, Billy Wayne and Marj Lou, left Wednesday for, Lufkin Texas, for a visit with his 'mother Mrs. O. E. Wiley and other relatives. Mr. and Mrs. Marshall Woodyard and family spent Thanksgiving with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Stout, In Jackson, Miss. Miss Bobble Mne Griffin, a student at St. Joseph's Hospital in Memphis, spent Friday and Saturday with her parcnls, Mr. and Mrs Robert Griffin. Mrs. Eva Kcrlin entered the Methodist Hospital In Memphis Thursday. Mrs. Kerlin has taken floral orders for Wilson residents for several years and has asked Mrs Phillip McRae to take her place while she is in the hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Hurt of Mem- 5ANTA REMINDS YOU! New paper, seals and ribbons In stores art now on tap, But stocks will be depleted If you don't give a wrap! phis spent the holidays with their son. Maury Upton, and family. R. C. Hobson Jr., of Montgomery, Ala., Is visiting his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Hobson, and daughter, Mary. Mr. Hobson's brother, J. D. Hobson of Memphis, was a guest In their • home Thunsdny. Mr. and Mrs Boughton Lovett and sons. John and Jim. left Wednesday for Ruleville, Miss, where they'will spend a few days with relatives. Read Courier News Classified Ada. Home Grown • • Hi-Bred Half and Half Cotton Seed $10 Per Hundred Clyde Williams , Route 3 . Lexington, Tenn. Sead Courier News Classified Ads. 666 IIOUID OR TABIETS IS YOUR ANSWER TO GOLDS MISERIES MOX Show Starts Weekdays 7:00 Sat. Sun 1:00 Always a Double Feature LAST TIMES TONITE Double Feature "Across The Wide Missouri" Starring Clark Gable & Maria Elena —Plus— "HERE GOMES THE BRIDE" Bing Crosby, & Jane Wyman Also Cartoon . TUES - WED Double Feature "People Against O'Hqrq" Spencer Tracy Diana f/ynn —Plus— "WHISPERING SMITH" Alan Ijidd— Brehda Marshall by Felix Carney Television will, move into Washington for the next Congressional session, our well-informed sources f r o m the nation's capitol tell us. However, don't get set to tune in on the daily doings of the chaps we send to Washington. Public telecasting of the daily business has not yet been decided upon. What is going to happen is that the radio recording equipment in the House of Representatives will be supplemented by television film service in the radio-TV room so that if a member wants a TV film of any session Qr House doing in which he is interested he can have it. But we'll venture an opinion that the time won't be too far away when all Congressional activities will be televised. We rnust not forget that TV can stand a bit of occasional criticism, too, much as we are sold on this new entertainment medium. A national video producer has com'e up with the statement that there is too much "me-too-ism" in television these days. He says: "Too few producers and networks try to do creative thinking. They merely copy whatever is successful, gimmick it up with a slight twist and go on the air. As a result, there is considerable duplication of program types at present." Frankly, we think that it's a hangover from radio and motion picture, and we also think that TV will rise above these two ancestors in creatiyeness and originality. As you know, it doesn't take r.reativeness to properly service a TV set ... what it takes is skill and scientific training, and that's why our technicians are regarded as tons in this field. 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