Pampa Daily News from Pampa, Texas on June 25, 1947 · Page 8
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About and Her or Towns ,AiUi£ CJ'Wheclrr was taken "lafi Hospital, Sattuck. Okla., fetening for an operation. lit Jawn mower from Ralph Jib K. & R. Service Station, . ^ . Jtttif Mrs. HoIFis Keys have re- itttfne"a ffom Denver where they were Called by the sickness an death nf Mi's. Keys' mother, Mrs. Georgina Trezlse. ftokc-y Unncc at Terrace Grill Fri- Bay, June 27th. Plan to attend.* Mr. and Mrs. Dan Glaxncr and children. Bonnie nr.cl ,;oo. niu- Mr.". Clara Godwin ere visiting relatives' In Monroe. I,a. Hand tailored suitr.. Plpnty of .. woolens. Harry Schwartz. Ph. 1994.* Miss .lanlc Branson. 701 N. Somcr- Villc, had n.s hrr guest the past •weekend Miss Jean Jackson, Amarillo. Golden Loaf Hot nrrntl every morning. Pampa Baking Co.* Mrs. T. F. Smallinp has ns IHT leucsts for tlie week Mr. and Mrs. W. S. Hyde and daughter. Betty Sue, Little Rock. Ark. Mrs. Hyde is thr former's daiifrhter. Experienced sales lady wanted. Salary and commision. Apply in person at Bentlcy's.' Irvin Akst and Don Lusher left lor Oklahoma citv on a trip today. business . Dance tonight Southern Club to Floyd Sykes 1 Orch. Sat. night to Vic Diaz and Sunday night to Roy Terry's Orch. Beer sold Sundays." Misses Mildred and Bob'ii.vc Mc- Clcndon returned to Canyon Sunday evening after spending thr weekend with friends in Pairpa, Tliry arc attending summer school at'wTCS Miss Kalhcrine Moselcy is in Dallas for medical treatment. Ciib drivers needed. Apply Pre's Cnb Stand, 221 N. Cuyler.* Mr. anil Mrs. n. R. Forma n, :i!0 N. Nelson, announce tho birlh of a daughter, Chyerl Darlene, on Friday. June 20, in Worley Hospital Mother and baby have returned to Legal Records Marriage Licenses County Clerk Charlie Thut y&e- terday granted licences to wed to the following five couples: Charles Lre Powell and Mrs. Lucille Agnes Pnwell. Harry D. Creel and Mrs. Frances Haxine Inlow. Harold Lee Meador and Vclma Ruth Fox. Clyde Alien Scarberry and Dollis Marie Tate. James Warren Moss and Opal Di'iirell.i MrWhorlrr. Realty Transfers Dre R. Love and wife. Frances I-ove. to Grace T. Hills;. All of Lots numbrr^il 2B aiul 29 situated in Block 3 of the Hayes addition of tliR city of Pampa Wesley A. Jackson and wife, Loyce Jackson, to Johnny Sims; All of Lr.ts numbsvrd 40 and 41 .situated in Block 21 or the Wilcox addition of thr- city of Pampa. Johnny Sims to Lorene Crowdcr: Ail of Lots numbered 40 and 41 situated in Block 21 of the Wilcox addition of the city of Pampa. W. A. Carter aiid wife, Janicf Carter, to E. R. Darnell ,ind wife Thelma Darnell; AD of Lots numbered 17 to 20 situated in Block 10 of the Wilco\ addition of the city of Pampa. George S. Behan and wife, Mina Brhan to H. A. Sullivan; All of Lot mnnber 7 situated in Block 2 of the Gordon addition cf the city of Pain- pa. C. E. McGrc-.v to Walter Taylor Owens and v.'if". Hasel Owens; All FOR SALE! 3-dedroom House At 620 Dwight St. Immediate occupancy. 100% Loan for Vets. 80% Loan for Non-Vets. Hughes-Pitts Inc. 117 W. Kingsmill Phone 200 ol Lot numbrr 3 situated in Bloc* 2 of the Benedict addition of the city of Pampa. Hugh-Pitts to John O. Pitts and wife, Fayc 7. Pitts; All of Lot number 12 situated in Block G of the Carr-Terracc addition of the- city of Pampa. L. H. Devrsc anrl wife. Esther Dc- vrrs, to Wesley SI. Jackson; All of Lots numbered 40 and 31 situatid in Block 21 of the Wilcox addition of the- city of Pamua. Permit;, c«n>. iw IY MIA itnviet. IMC. T. M. tta. u. i. fAT! o» For heaven's sake, get an announcer on my program wh» doesn't hiccoughl" Building permits to the following were issued in the offices of Citv Engineer Dick Poping: Lowell Fanner to build a five room framo residence with attached garago at 404 N. Wells St. H. A. Sullivan to construct a three room house on the rear of 1301 E Francis St. Mrs. Josephine Eshom to remodel building located at 219 W. Brown St. The Central Baptist Church to move building from 300 E. Francis St. to 511 E. Browning St. their home. Cleg-gr instant ambulance. P. 2454.* J. N. Sublett, McLean, lias returned home after visiting his daughter. Mrs. Chester Bird, and granddaughter. Mrs. Raymond Vil- lanclry, and Mr. Villandry. Volunteer Firemen ai Canadian Commended CANADIAN — (Special)—Canadian Volunteer Fire Department last week was commended by C. A. Studer for the fire protection they ?ave last week relative to a grass fire in a vacant lot adjoining Studer's Bakery and Market. An alarm, that fire threatened ;hat establishment, was turned In Wednesday afternoon and firemen answered immediately. Firemen had the situation well in hand, but instead of extlngul shing the fire t they stood by and let the fire hazard eliminate -itself by burning off the entire lot. Fire Chief Preston Hutton im mediately received a letter of commendation from Stirder and a check for $5 for the organization to "use as you see fit." Leaves From a Correspondent's Life Note Book Texas Seed Man Is Heard by Committee WASHINGTON—(#>)—A. E. Ruhmann, Waco. Texas, representing the southern seed industry, appeared before a senate appropriations subcommittee yesterday to recommend that a $150.000,000 cut by the House in soil conservation payments be restored. Ruhmann said it is "a breach of faith with our farmers to at this late date to refuse to provide the full $314.246,000 for soil building practices." PLAINS CREAMERY PRODUCTS YOU BECAUSE 1. They are produced under Grade A meih ID I 2. They are pasteurized properly. 3. They are correctly refrigerated to reach your table at their finest. BUY PLAINS Homogenized Milk Fortified With Vitamin D Pasteurized Sweet Mill: Buttermilk Whipping Cream Dairy Orange Chocolate Drink Coffee Cream Ice Cream ALL PASTEURIZED 315 E. Aichison Phone 2204 By HAL BOYLE SAN FRANCISCO—(/P)—The ladies are in a dither. It isn't that prices arc going up—it's that skirts are coming down. The outbreak of a third world war would hardly stir such tumult in the feminine breast that, coine fal the style world has decreed longe dresses. It has turned all America into weeping wall for the ladies—bu some of the tears are crocodile. My wife has been in despair fo weeks. So has every other woman we've met. The girls don't give ; hangnail now about any other prob lem. I didn't know what the troubli was at first. After Frances had bcei moping for several days, I said: ' "I forgot just what I did, but I know it was all my fault, and I apologize. "You didn't do anything," she said, then added with wifely caution—"at least any more than usual.' "Then why are you going around looking like a moose at an Elks' convention?" "Haven't you heard the news?' That is the way wives always answer a question—by giving you one right back. "You mean the Balkans, taxes 01 the labor bill fuss?" I asked. She looked at me like I was a fugitive from, a kindergarten dunce cap. "I mean the news about; women's clothes," she said witheringly. "You call yourself a newspaperman! Don't you know practically every woman in this country is worrying about skirts being longer this fall?" "So what?" I parried. "They're always going up or down like a thea- ;er curtain. What if they get lower ,han the Pittsburgh Pirates? All you lave to do is unroll 'em a few inches and baste in a few hem—or whatever you do with hems." "Listen, Rover Boy," she said, "and I'll tell you a few facts about women's clothes." Well, it seems that dresses are basically diferent from men's pants. Men's pants are built in one general shape that is good no matter what altitude you wear the cuff. But women's dresses must be shaped in various ways, depending on how far the knees are to be above or below Bee-level. In recent years skirts have been pretty high—from 12 to 16 inches— and the dresses have been designed roughly to make the girls look like a geometry triangle standing on one leg. You know—padded shoulders, slim waists and halfback hips. But the changes soon coming will make milady—there's fancy fashion term fresh out of "Godey's Lady's Book"—look more like an under- slung salt shaker. "And they will reach to within jight-inches of the ground," Frances mourned. I said it was about time anyway 'or a Jot of knotty knees to go back In hiding. "You don't understand," said Frances. "Eighty-five percent of the women don't want to wear dresses ,hat long, no matter what their knees and legs look like. It just means they will have to throw away all their old dresses. They'll have to buy new slips, too, the old ones will be too short. There is no possible way to fix up your old things when the style changes that radically." "Why," I said, waking to the real peril, "that will mean practically a new wardrobe for every woman in the country." "Yes," said Frances, complacently. "Isn't it terrible?" Coal Miners (Continued From Patrn 1) Company, a livestock handling firm, was virtually inoperative bv a strike of 425 CIO United Packinghouse Workers. A company official said "resentment of Congress overriding the labor bill veto may have been a factor," but a CIO leader denied the charge and said the walkout involved wages, house and working conditions. In Kearney N. J., a threatened work stoppage by 4,000 CIO Marine and Shipbuilding Workers, was averted after an agreement had been reached to continue contract nego- iiations. In St. Louis Mayor Aloys P. Kauf- nan called a meeting of members of the boards of directors of the Public Service Company and the Union's Executive Board with a demand that some agreement be reached to end the city's two weeks old transportation strike. The walkout has cost St. I^ouis business an estimated $15,000 ) (K>0. fini Schemed al Memphis MEMPHIS, Texas—Plans are well tinder way to stage the first West Texas Cotton, Chemurgic and Cte- ramics Carnival here Oct. 3-4, James F. Smith, president Of the Memphis Chamber of Commerce, has an- noi'nced. Taking the theme of natural resources and their relation to industry, more than 47 West Texas coun- ,ies are being invited to participate n the two-day "Western Mardi Grns " Governor Jester will head a host of state officials to the commemoration events, and t. score of national and state officials of the Cotton and Chemurgic Cornells have pledged attendance. Exhibits will bo shown on nil jhnses of cotton and its products; he Chemurgic exhibits" alone will ax the display space capacity, according to officials. Every type of clay to be found in West Texas will be shown along with the products they make. Street shows, athletic events, street dances, in fact every form of amusement and entertainment will be presented free in an "around- the-clock" schedule. The parade to be covered by news reel cameramen, press photogar- phers and correspondents, will be staged Saturday morning, Oct. 4, and will afford an opportunity for each riding club, each community and individuals to march. Floats depicting the natural resources of the area will compete for cash awards. The West Texas Queen of Cotton will be crowned In Memphis to climax the attractions. She will be awarded an all-expcnse-paid trip to her choice of three glamorous cities and will also be feted by both state and national cotton agencies. But, Wa/do.'* Me c£ think of a hame g)fou^. own unt.i you dsff your I boss for more money. Why not suggest that he reduce his overhead by c/earing out some of thgt office deadwood? on, / Know what he'd say! Held like to give me a raise., but expenses so high he afford it/ I don't know, Hazel! That sounds a //We risky! VWls Camp Kl-O-Wali Injunction and Optimism n (Continued From Western camps. That's not being cynical but l-s merely employing horse-sense in these dangerous days when caution is necessary. It's recognizing facts instead of indulging in wishful thinking. There's a difrorenc.c though, between wishful thinking and hope. It is legitimate for us to hope that this reconstruction proposal may break the ice and so at long last permit of cooperation between the Russian bloc and the Western Allies. Such cooperation may not be probable at this time, but it is possible. Mind you, I don't believe Russia has completed her maneuvering for positions of advantage in Europe. The signs are that she intends to consolidate her hold on Hungary, to bring Austria within the Red fold, and to establish her influence over Germany. There is every indication, too, that Moscow hasn't the slightest intention of abandoning its campaign for communization of the world. However, it is possible the Soviet has extended its influence sufficiently so that it now would be willing to cooperate with the Western Allies—provided it is satisfied that the Allies have no designs against it. Transit Application Is Being Opposed WESLACO—(XT)—A Railroad Commission hearing here on an application of the Valley Transit Co., to start new motor bus routes from 2onna to Harlingen and from San Jenito to Brownsville, was expected to continue through today. The application is being opposed by the Union Bus Lines. (Continued Prom Pope 1) government can act quickly without outside advice. That is because (A) the government still is in control of the mines and (B) the Supreme Court left the way open for another Federal Injunction against Lewis and the union if a strike occurs while the government contract is in effect. That pact was made by Lewis and Secretary of the Interior Krug, ending the 59-day strike of the spring, 1946. Lewis anrt the operators have been at odds ever since. The government has been unable to give up the pits without danger of another strike. Rep. Howard Smith (D-Va.), one of the sponsors of the Smith-Connelly War Labor Disputes act which gave President Truman his power to seize the mines, introduced legislation yesterday to extend that authority beyond June 30. He said the Taft-Hartley bill could stop a coal strike only for a short time. But Speaker Mai-tin v(R-Mass.) told reporters he saw no signs the House would go along with Smith, And Rep. Landis (R-Ind.), second to the Labor Committee chairman, said that the group certainly would not be inclined to adopt plant seizure now and thereby "admit that our labor law is no good." However, Senator Taft (R-Ohio), co-sponsor of the new act, and several other proponents have acknowledged uncertainty whether the statute will be able to stave off a July coal shutdown. The House Labor Committee considered the advisability of continuing the seizure power while it was working on the new law. But the committee felt that seizure authority gave the government too much of an opening for interference with private business in peacetime. This week's mine shutdowns, coupled with the ten-day vacation in the coal fields,, will bite into bituminous stocks which the Bureau of Mines said represented only a 33-day supply on May 1, the last date for which figures were available. Marshall Plan (Continued From Pace 1) tions" of American dollar aid, Pravda declared: "If the authors of this plan lls- tended to the counsels o some excessively meddlesome American reactionaries and put forward for European countries conditions copied from the Greek-Turkish model, (then it stands to reason that the putting forward of these conditions would deliberately aim at eventual failure of the program planned. "Such aid would mean in fact in. terference In the inVnal affairs of European states ana an inringe- ment of their sovereignty, with which not a, single European nation which respects itself could agree." Instrumental Trio Entertains Jaycees An Instrumental trio consisting of Bill Smith, on bass. Gene Lively, on trumpet, and Tommy Atkins, on guitar, entertained members of the Junior Chamber of Commerce at their weekly luncheon yesterday held In the Palm Room in the City Hall, A report on the Nation Junior Chamber of Commerce held at Long Beach, Calif., June 11-14, was given by Jim Arndt. Arndt and Don Foster were delegates to the convention from the local chapter. Jack Nimmp, president, was in charge of the meeting. _ t of Can&fliafi citizens representing the Canadian Chamber of Com* merce and the Rotftry Glub Mid a sunjrtse visit to camp Ki-O-Wah. m^ Lake Marvin. Friday night, . Shd served Ice cream and cookies to the more than one hundred Boy Scouts encamped there. It was the last night In camp for that group of ' Scouts, and- the visitors Wefe pr-iv* lllged to witness the C&rnpfire ih vistlture service. ,;. Large Development " Arec Changes Hands EDINBURGH— (/P)— The Rio Development Company, headed by Lloyd M. Bentsen' 6'f Mission, has sold 1..000 acres of Hidalgo County land to Leo F. Corrlgan. Dallas developer, at an indicated price of $200,000, according to records oh file today with the county clerk. Revenue stamps attached- to the deed indicated the figure involved in the transaction. The tract is located In the San Salvador Del Tulo .grant north of here. Denison Voters Reject Proposals DENISON— (XT) — Denison voters yesterday rejected almost two to one proposed amendments to the city's charter. .* The amendments, first attempted on the 40-year-old charter, included a tax increase of 40 1/2 cents and changes in city government td include a five-man council serving without pay. A vote of 2,000 Was cast, a substantial total for city elections here, MAGNETO REPAIRING All Work Guaranteed RADCLIFF BROS. ELECTRICAL CO» On The RexSldge Tlmr. Nile—8:45-9:30 AUSTIN GOLF TOURNEY *o£y Sri ? N ~ W) - prlc es totalling $800 will be offered in the first annual Austin Golf Association Invitation Tournament to be held here July 2 through 6, Tournament Chairman Mac DeGeurin has announced. All amateur Texas golfers are invited to compete. Read The Tampa News Want Ads Read The. Pampa News Want Ads PAMPA MONUMENT CO. Cemetery Memorials ED FORAN, Owner 601 E. Harvester Phone H52 .PHARMACY IsOu* Profession I Fro Prescription Delivery FOlTRENT—Wheel Chairs, Bed! Pans, Crutches, Baby Scales. PRESCRIPTION LABORATORY 119 W. KlngsmlU Phone 1920 Venetian Blinds WOOD OR STEEL" WE INSTALL Place your order now! HOME BUILDERS' SUPPLY CO. JOSH O'NEAL and His Gentlemen of Swln? 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