The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on November 24, 1950 · Page 11
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 11

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FRIDAY, NOVEMBER ?4, wso BLYTHEVTLLE (ARK.Y COURIER NEW» New UN Offensive May Boost Chances For Peaceful Settlement with China f AO1 EtETOlf WASHINGTON, Nov. 24i W) — Diplomatic authorities said today the U,N. general offensive in Korea will not, hurt and may boost any possible chances ( for a peaceful border settlement with the Chinese Communists. ... .The timing of the big push — which Gen.. Douglas MacArthur called the drive to end the conflict :—was decided on •military rather € an, diplomatic considerations, ac rdlng to these fully-Informed au. thorltles. . The,fact that It was undertaken on the eve of the arrival of a Chinese Communist delegation at United Nations headquarters In New York was described as entirely co. Incidental. Nevertheless, predominant opinion among administration leaders appears ,to be that this show- o: ' strength and determination to • achieve a complete victory In Korea may hasten any negotiations which the Chinese are willing to undertak on the question of an arrangemen o protect their border IntertsU. Next Few D»yi Critical As regards the long-stand Ing un- ertalnty over whmt Chln«'» real intentions tre, the next lew dayi or hours are critical. If the Chines* Reds under Moscow pressure intend to make an all-out fight against U.N. forces, :hey can b« expected to begin pour- ng reinforcements across the Yalu River promptly. On the other hand, if their Intentions are less hostile, If they have been making merely a token show of assistance to the Korean Communists or have other limited objectives, they are expected to hold their main forces north of the 005- der while their troops In Korea fall back under U.N. pressvire. Washington officials told a reporter that in ordering the drive now under way, General MacArthur was acting under his broad orders to smash Communist aggression and restore peace to Korea. The only limiting order which he h»d, these officials said, was and Is to avoid any attacks across the Korean hor- ded into Manchuria or Siberia, That restriction includes aerial bombardment of strategic Man- churlan centers. In addition, It was said, there Is a general understanding between Washington and Tokyo that no American troops will drive up to the Korean-Siberian border. That phase of the cleanup campaign—on the eastern sector of the front—is to be left to the^ South Korean forces The Idea is to eliminate any chance of Incldente between Russian and American troops. CD en,- nd But th«r« was no sauna 6t "Merry Christmas" at Scrooge and Marle/s Counting House. The place, o str«t in London. The lime, the eftemee* el Ctimhnn lw, 1843. The prevailing greeting, "Merry Chrisrmoi!" old nome, Jocob Morley hod been iy. The surviving partner, Ebenezef Hied by the milk of humon kindness. Blasts Crime Committee Senator Soys Group Doesn't Go Far Enough In Investigations' WASHINGTON, Nov. 24. (AP) — Senator Ferguson (R-Mich) criticized the Senate Crime Investigating committee today for what he coiled its failure to dig deepls enough into criminal activities. 'He tolci a reporter the Committee headed by Senator' Kefauver t-Tenn) so far has touched only .."generalities which are known 1 "widely. "I don't believe it has gone deep enough or been speclfli enough," he said. • But Senator 'Hunt (D-Wyo), u. .. ,_,-.. member of the Committee, retorted who d«[re ta conclud. the peace as Yoshida Praises Direction of War By MacArthur TOKYO, Nov. 24. (/?> — Prime Minister Shlgeru Yoshida said to- ilny General MacArlhur's assumption of the personal direction of the fighting In North Korea "gives assurance of an early termination of the war." He made the statement In his administrative policy speech to the ninth special session of the Japanese Diet (Parliament). I- I hope tranquility will he restored to the (Korean) peninsula soon in the interest of the peace of East Asia and of the world," Yoshida said. Recent foreign talk concerning an early Japanese peace treaty, the Prime Minister said, "is good news to us who have teen patiently wait- Ing for it these long* years, and in a separate Interview that "re- suits speak louder than wdrds." Florida Case Cited "You know what happened in] • Florida." Hunt said, referring to the suspension of five Florida sheriffs since the.Committee held hearings in Miami last July. The sheriffs were removed for alleged failure to enforce gambling laws. The crime probers came under from another official source. George -5. Schoeneman, Commissioner of Internal Revenue, said last night that their criticism of his bureau Is "wholly unwarranted." In a statement, Schoeneman , challenged Kefauver to offer "any evidence which his. committee has uncoveVed which would - lead to . federal indictment for tax evasion or disclosure of criminal conduct on the part of any bureau employe ^sv-hlch Is not already In the hands sj«f investigators." soon as possible and with as many countries as possible." Voice in the Night KANSAS CITY, Nov. 24. CAP) — John P. Cusack, police radio dispatcher, answered a telephone cal at" the station last night and thought he recognized the voice. He did. It was his wife, Viola calling to report the theft of the Cusack automobile. Buenos Aires Rail Strike Is Ended BUENOS AIRES, Nov. 24 OT— A three-day 'rail strike, which crippled train service between Buenos Aires and the suburbs, ended last midnight after government officials and workers 1 representatives reached a tentative agreement on wagft demands. The Transport Ministry had ordered the strikers to go back to work by midnight or lose their jobs. The workers seelc a pay boost of from 400 to 500 pesos (J28-M toi*0) monthly. The Transport Ministry blamed the strike on a small group .of workers associated with Communists. Life Begins at 151 MOSCOW, Nov. 24, (#}—An Azer- haijan mountaineer, Ibrahim Oadz- hlev, recently celebrated his 151st birthday, a Soviet newspaper reported today. The dispatch stid Gadzhiev "Despite his advanced age feels In good health." His family was said to number about 50 per- Single Program for Future Foreign Aid, Soys C. o/ C. ASHWINQTON, Nov. 24. (AP) — | The .U.S. Chamber of Commerce says that future foreign aid to foreign nations should be handled in a single program under which help can be extended "on a flexible basis to any part of the world." The Chamber said In a statement last night the present programs are not sufficiently unified, result- Ing in a waste of money and some duplication of effort. Vfit fit said, for example, that the Economic Cooperation Administration (EGA) Is carrying on in southeast Asia the -same type of technical assistance which the "Point F\>ur" program authorized by Congress last August is supposed to handle. Cut Now in Order The chamber said a large cut in economic aid to Western Europe Is now in order. "It Is clear that the economic rehabilitation of Western Europe Is virtually complete," it said. "Nevertheless a continuation of limited aid on some basis and on some scale may possibly be Justified." The statement was prepared by the Chamber's Foreign Commerce Committee headed by Richard L. 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