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fArt.T ebtirtW N*WS - *iWr3ay, Marcfi II, 1887 - Pitge Sunday afternoon 1:00 PLAY OF THE WEEK ... Archy and Mehitabel. A delightful trip into the world of an alley cat and a cockroach, the latter who writes a tender story about their lives. Tammy Grimes, Eddie Bracken and Jules Munshin star in the Joe Darion-Mel Brooks play. 3:00 THE FRENCH CHEF French Tart, Apple Style. Julia Child begins by preparing the pastry. Good pastry, she says, requires chilled butter and caution must be used to see that it stays chilled. 3:30 N.E.T. PLAYHOUSE The World of Carl Sandburg. Uta Hagan and Fritz Weaver recite prose and poetry, as synthesized and organized by Norman Corwin with appropriate musical interpolations from Sandburg's 'American Songbag.' 4:30 THE TRUE AND THE JUST Documentary. Actor E. G. Marshall narrates an evolutionary look at our jury system, from Hie middle ages to the present, contrasting today's right to trial by jury with that of an earlier day when it was practically nonexistent. 8:00 TAX TALK The IRS Return Form. Roy Gillia, CPA, outlines the procedure for filing your 1966 Income Tax Form. Presented in cooperation with the local chapter of Kie National Association of Accountants. 8:30 KOLTANOWSKI ON CHESS A Loose is Screw. The whims and qtcentricities of former chess masters, especially Ale- khine and his 'black cat sweater.' * * * Monday afternoon 8:45 SOCIAL SECURITY IN ACTION Discussion. Federal benefits and the elder citizen. J:00 WONDERFUL WORLD OF BROTHER BUZZ Training your dog. Obedience trials and care of training of pups. 8:30 THE BIG PICTURE Weekly Report. The U: S. Army in action around the world. 4:00 WHAT'S NEW National Parks. The Grand Tetons in Wyoming; fur traders and trapping. 4:30 THE WORLD OUTDOORS Hiking the Appalachian Trail. Tennessee Charlie is host. 4:45 PARLONS FRANCAIS. Conversational French. Second - year study the easy, casual way. .5:00 GREAT DECISIONS The Spread of Nuclear Weapons: Can it Be Stopped? Prospects of disarmament. OSCEOLA (Continued from Page One) $5,555.55 Sets Wortham Free MOSCOW (AP) - A Soviet appeal court today fined American Buel Ray Wortham 55,555.55 on two criminal charges and released him from a three-year labor camp sentence. He had been convicted of engaging in illegal currency operations and stealing a statue from a hotel room. The Supreme Court of the Russian Federation confirmed its earlier sentence that the 25-year-old North Little Rock, Ark., youth was guilty of theft and black market currency deals in Leningrad. But it accepted his plea not to send him back to confinement, where he spent more than three months, before being released on bail. The court rejected a request to overrule part of the sentence confiscating his car and other valuables. Wortham heard the verdict with an almost impassive face, smiling faintly as the proceedings ended. He had appeared nervous during the five-hour appeal. Wortham said later, "I'm grateful to all the people who have helped me throughout this, especially Mayor (William) Laman and the people of North Little Rock." Laman had written to the court appealing for clemency and promising that the citizens of Wortham's home town would pay any fine which might be- levied in place of sending him to a labor camp. * * * Wortham, who has been living at the American Embassy since his release on bail Jan. 14, also expressed gratitude to U.S. diplomats, especially consular officer Harlan Moen. Moen stood by his side during tha hearing today. Asked when he now planned to go home, Wortham said, "I'll be leaving as soon as we get the technical matters taken care of." He hoped to be back in North Little Rock by next weekend, Wortham said. Earlier today, Soviet Prosecu- Sor Ivan F. Novokshonov had recommended that Wortham be fined instead of serving the sentence. He was sentenced in December for stealing the statue of a bear from his Leningrad hotel and illegal currency transaction totaling about $75. The court deliberated 105 minutes before bringing in a lengthy written decision that summarized the case. The review mentioned that a traveling companion of Wortham, Craddock M. Gilmour Jr., 24, Salt Lake City, Utah, had also been convicted in Leningrad last December of one illegal currency deal and was fined $1,111.11. Gilmour returned to the United States shortly after the trial. He did not appeal. OBITUARY Crash Kills Officer Lt. Cmdr. Jolin F. Kcnnerly, 30, husband of the former Patti Dean Wright, daughter of Harold Wright of Blylheville and Mrs. Floyd Lowery of Memphis, died in an airplane crash 20 miles southwest of Fallen, Nev. March 3. He was the pilot of a Navy A4C Skyhawk jet from Attack Squadron 146, based at Lemoore Naval Air Station, Calif. Services were held Monday at Lemoore and burial was Thursday at Soulperton, Ga. In addition to his wife he leaves two daughters: Karen, 2 and Kitti, born March 9; And his mother, Mrs. Flora Kennedy, of Atlanta, Ga. Mrs. Jones Mrs. Beulah Taylor Jones, 74, widow of Charlie Jones, of 929 South Lake St., died yesterday afternoon at Doctors' Hospital. The decision read by Miss She was born in Ripley, Tenn Faina Mamazora, one of the snd had been a resident o£ Eh/ two deputies to the court chairman, noted that Wortham had both during the trial and in an appeal statement today expressed regret for his actions. Wortham's guilt is completely proven, the decision said. But the court "finds it possible to grant the request" for a lighter sentence, Miss Mamazora read. The Soviet prosecutor had asked tSiat Wortham be only fined the $5,555.55 and not imprisoned. Wortham estimated that the total cost of his actions during his stay in the Soviet Union would come to more than $10,000. In addition to the fine, Wortham's car cost him about $2,100, legal costs came to about $1, 500 dollars and there were other expenses. The crewcut, rawboned youth seemed too worried about the money to have much time for joy that he was not being carted off to a labor camp. theville since 1901. She leaves a son, Lloyd Jones ol Blytheville; A sister, Mrs. Annie Turner, of Blytheville; A brother, Leonard Taylor, of Blytheville; And four grandchildren. Services will be 2 p.m. SID day from Cobb Funeral Home chapel, Rev. Marvin Haley officiating. Burial will be in Elmwood ceremony. Pallbearers will be Pete Tay- Isr, Carlos Cable, Jerry Cable, Denny Taylor, Harold Koonce and Bobby Smith, all nephews of the deceased. CHINESE (Continued from Page One) ganizing ability and cohesiveness, the army appears certain to dominate the other two groups in the "three-way alliances" being formed—the Maoist mass organizations and cadres. From southeastern Kwang- tung Province, Western contact sources inside China reported that more than 200,000 army troops had been moved into the province to prevent a coup against pro-Maoists in control of government bureaus. Chinese travelers reaching 1321 West Walnut, Blytheville, Arkansas. Date of Death: February 24, 1967. An instrument dated September 7,1962, was on the 10th day of March, 1967, admitted to probate as the Last Will on the above named decedent, and the undersigned has been appointed Executor thereunder. A contest of the probate of the Will can be effected only by filing a Petition within (he time provided by law. All persons having claims a- ganist the estate must exhibit them, duly verified, to the undersigned wihin six (6) months from the date of the first publication of this Notice, or they shall be forever barred and pre- Hong Kong from Canton said eluded from any benefit in the the troop build-up in Kwangtung •--'-'had produced a "new high" in tension and worry of future bloodshed. Earlier reports from the area said there had been some 17 casualities in clashs between pro-Maoists and oppo- ing county official at Fatshan, nar Canton, a week ago. Radio broadcasts from Kwangsi Province, on the southern border between Yunnan and trouble there is trying to get peasants to prepare seedbeds on communal and state farms. The broadcasts said that officials, troops, and public security units must supervise peasants in their farm work. estate. This Notice first published the llth day of March, 1967. Robert F. Dean, Executor. c/o Graham Sudbury, Attorney P. 0. Box 245 Blytheville, Arkansas 3-11, 18 NOTICE IN THE PROBATE COURT FOR THE CHICKASAWBA DISTRICT OF MISSISSIPPI COUNTY ARKANSAS IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF BEN H. Deceased GREEN. No. bate as the Last Will of the a- nove named decedent, and the undersigned has been appointed executrix thereunder. A contest of the probate of the Will can be effected only by filing a Petition within the time provided by law. All persons having claims a- gainsl the estate must exhibit them, duly verified, to the undersigned within six months from the date of the first publication of this notice, or they shall be forever barred and precluded from any benefit in the estate. This notice first published the 4th day of March, 1967. Mrs. C. W. Garrigan, Executrix Blytheville, Arkansas Oscar Fendler Attorney for Estate 3-4, 11 See LLOYD KOONTZ for the best and fairest deal In this area on a new '67 Fontiao or a Goodwill Used Car. We also have expert repair service. Phone FO 3-6817: Home Phone in Luxora OL 8-2271. CARLOCKPONTIACCO. 5th & Walnut (Formerly Chick. Pontiac Co.) CABINET (Continued from Page One) spokesman said he was informed the incltilion of the television set did not increase the cost. The spokesman also said he had inquired of an automobile dealer as to the going rate for lease of such limousines and was told it is $600 a month. At the Treasury, a spokesman said Fowler's Lincoln Continental limousine was leased last year under a tJiree - year contract, also at rental of $1,500 a year, and that the television was part of the regular equipment covered by the lease. Gardner's television was bought separately, a spokesman said, at a cost of $275 installed when he leased a new Cadillac limousine few weeks ago at will participate, the last c°n>| cost ot $ i,ooo a year, equipped munity involving from 60 to 75 children. An exception will be Gosnell, which has a federal kindergarten program. with air conditioning, radio telephone and other gadgets. Automobile manufacturers for years reportedly have made special concessions to obtain NSC Meeting Is Tuesday A city-wide council meeting of the 'westside Neighborhood Service Center will be held 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the center at 805 South 21st Street. Robert Wiley will be chair- Host- To Rev. Ayers Rev. Walter K. Ayers, football star turned evangelist, will conduct a revivial at ttie Trinity Baptist Church, 918 E. Main, March 13 through 19 at 7:30 p.m. An admitted former brawler and chronic lawbreaker, Ayers credits one of his former coaches, Sam Cook, and Rev. Dickson Rail with guiding him toward a life dedicated to the Gospel. Ayers is a native of DeWitt, Ark. and staff evangelist of the 'irst Baptist Church in Little lock and chaplain of the Arkansas Razorback football team. Song Group Meets at 2 Mississippi County Singing Convention meets tomorrow at Full Gospel Church, Lilly and Vine. The 2 p.m. meeting is nondenominational and open to the lublic. "We haven't received definite vord yet, but some Memphis roups have expressed interset n coming up tomorrow," Luther Hodges said. Daily Record Weather Overnight low—81 Precipitation previous 24 hours (to 7 a.m. today)—none Precipitation Jan. 1 to date—6.5i Sunset today—6:04 Sunrise tomorrow—6:15 This Date A Year Ago Yesterday's high—68 Overnight low—13 Precipitation Jan. 1 to date—11.48 Ninth Correspondent Killed in Vietnam SAIGON (AP) - Ronald D. Gallagher, a freelance photographer who worked for Kansas and Missouri newspapers, was killed today while covering a ,. bu ..~.. F .-o sneciai concessions IAJ uuuaiu , ,, TT c n ,, T«F 0 r,f,-,, Some communities within the | _^' nment leases because of umt of the U ' S ' 9h , Infa " rv county are stm undecided, how-if h °™ se ^ ele ^ fee l is at- nivisinn '" a combat actlon ever. Jumper is to meet with| tgched to having their cars Reiser officials Tuesday to dis-; chosen for such use : cuss the inaugeration of a Head-1 Point Barrow, Alaska, is the start project. Wilson, which has not participated in the program, again northernmost town in the rejected inclusion, even with United States since the admis- the relaxed revisions. sion of that state into the Union. Division in a combat action about 20 miles south-southwest of Saigon. He was 27. Gallagher was the ninth correspondent killed in the Vietnam war. Remember Pay Your Pepsr Boy nal Snv-'daticn to our SPRING SHOWING of smart new fabrics and styles for elegant Custom Tailored Clothes Monday & Tuesday March 13-14 Ted McArthur from This is your opportunity to see most unusual fabrics from the world's great mills... to get sound professional advice on the smart new styles—to avail yourself of the most modern technique in existence for fitting clothes correctly. R. D. HUGHES CO. Services By FUNERAL HOME DIGNII? MRS. WALTER WADDT, p.m. Saturday, Cobb chapel. * * * MBS. BEULAH TAYLOR JONES, services 2 p.m. Sunday in Cobb chapel. ENTER THE Tonight 6:00 PM Channel 13 STEEL" LEE MARVIN stars as i fight promoter who mus 1 lake the place of his robol in the ring against anothei ««tal monster. . »Q-TU .IN THE PROBATE COURT FOR THE CHICKASAWBA DISTRICT OF MISSISSIPPI COUNTY, ARKANSAS N THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF T. F. (Doc) DEAN, Deceased. No. 4487 NOTICE Last known address of decedent: Last known address of decedent: Blytheville, Arkansas. Date of Death: February 23, 1967. An instrument dated August 26, 1960, was on the 3rd day of March, 1967, admitted to pro- NOTICE We have For Sale or Rent RAM SET AND STAR POWER TOOLS And a Complete Line of Fasteners and Power Loads Huffman Bros. LUMBER CO. No. Hiway 61 PO 3-8123 ONE YEAR'S FREE GAS WITH EACH NEW OPEL Offer Expires April 10, 1967 Wo Gimmick! We will furnish 400 gallons of Gasoline to each buyer of a New Opef — this is 12,000 miles driving at 30 miles per gallon. SEE OR CALL FRANK ELLIS OR ED EDGAR PO 3-9555 McWaters Motor Co. Broadway & Walnut What's lie earning? , ef eourtel Sometimes the money a boy earns as a Junior fodapeadsot Mnctei rakes qwte a deference fa the Knd o£ olothing, toys, tripfc, and edodSion he gets. But, just a* often bis parents are doctors, lawyers, school administrators, and successful business Mecutfveo. Money w not as important to them. And while every boy gets satis* faction iron being able to buy things for himself and others without going to his parents, Muck Mort HUM Money! Tie development of poise, while many of hfc ebssmates are still" aM thumbs"; the ability to get along with all kinds of people; the capacity for taking Mepoofl*ffity;a«lthekiKwledgethatheisas in the jean to ootne. And this fc wfer snooessfut men, many of whom were news •o >ttongfr Mcommcnd to their eons, that they get the ] provided far today's newspaperboyB. J/you*tnJk MM m^U pnofit 5y Twwe&wwrioy route eawmtce, our Ginrt*faifo« Dcport- ' the matt ~ Blytheville Courier News

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