Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on February 22, 1968 · Page 9
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Moth/ n0i in Iff Sf of es B* CARL IP, LEUBSbORt Associated Press Writer WASHtHGfON (AP) - the lsft evldetit these days rouftd Democratic party head* iuarters fails to obscure onees- lefitlal !act! The disrepair of party tnachlhefy in the big tales necessary for Resident Johnson to be re-elected. the party coffers are unusually full, the staff has been rebuilt ud everyone concerned seems Lppier now that election year |s finally here and the National :otnml(tee knows what its job 'this is to provide a support Structure for registration, worn- activities and other organizational work necessary for a successful national campaign, In addition, party leaders re- art enthusiasm at regional [planning conferences, and the organization of Citizens for [lohnson-Humphrey groups is ahead of schedule under the dt- Section of Washington lawyer [fames H. Rowe Jr., Johnson's Choice to be over-all head of campaign strategy. But the state of the party in Ithe big states, where Republicans scored smashing victories n 1966 and 1967, remains questionable, with serious new splits •threatening : in a number of Iplaces. I Of the 10 largest states, whose |255 electoral votes are only 14 Ishort of the majority needed for {election, Democrats have gover- Inors in only 3— New Jersey, I Texas and Illinois. But in New Jersey, Republicans scored smashing statewide •victories last fall; in Texas, the [retirement of Gov. John B. Con- [nally has created a void at the Ihead of Democratic ranks; and I In Illinois, Republicans scored {significant victories in 1966. Illinois presents the Demo- Jcrats— and Johnson in particu- |lar— with a unique problem. Senate Republican Leader Ev- I erett M. Dirksen of Illinois, who I has strongly supported the President on Vietnam, is seeking a fourth term. Unless Democrats run a strong race against him, the President could lose the [state and its 26 electoral votes. However, the retirement of {Democratic 'Gov. Otto Kerner gives '-the-party-a chance to come up with its most star-studded state ticket in a generation 1 — antipoverty director Sargent IShriver and State Treasurer Adlai E. Stevenson III, son of the [former governor and two-time Democratic presidential nominee. • The other seven big states j present even greater problems i for the Democrats, who carried all of them in their landslide 1964 victory. Consider just these BRISKET FLAGS FLYING, this photo, obtained from an official Chinese Communist source lit Hong Kong, bears the caption: "Chinese People's Volunteers setting out for Korea. Together with the Korean people they dealt (he U.S. aggressors mortal blows." Huclear Sub Returns to War Zone SAIGON (AP) - The nuclear-powered aircraft carrier Enterprise, the world's biggest warship, returned to the Viet- four: In California, the party is reduced to one statewide officeholder, Atty. Gen. Thomas C. Lynch; is racked by Intramural fighting; and must face popular GOP Sen. Thomas H. Kuchel in November. In Michigan, Gov. George Romney led a substantial GOP sweep In 1966, and Zolton Ferency quit as Democratic state chairman because of opposition to the Vietnam war. ,,< .In Ohio,- -Republicans -are firmly in command, and Democrats face a bitter intraparty Senate fight between conservative incumbent Frank J. Lausche and former Rep. John J. Gilligan, backed by party leaders. New York Democrats are without a strong candidate to oppose Republican Sen. Jacob K. Javits. James Marlow, who usually writes this column, is ill. I Montgomery We Deliver Phone 7-3361 nam war today after being diverted to Korean waters because of the Pueblo crisis. The 85,000-ton carrier joined two other 7Ui Fleet flattops—Ticonderoga and the Bon Homme Richard—in the Gulf of Tonkin 100 miles off North Vietnam. This is the Enterprise's third tour of duty in the Vietnam war. She had just left Japan on her way from the United States when North Korea seized the U.S. spy ship on Jan. 23. The carrier, which has 100 planes, was diverted to Korean waters for a show of force which didn't get the Pueblo or her crew released. The Enterprise Is commanded by Capt. Kent L. Lee, 46, a native of Florence County, S.C. Lee's wife is the former Mary Edith Buckley, of Piedmont, Calif., and she and their three children live In Piedmont. J Hawaii Imports Carnations HONOLULU (AP) - The bulk of Hawaii's carnation crop is raised on Maul Island, which has been battered by wind and rain for weeks. So the Aloha State Lei Sellers Association Is importing carnations from the U.S. mainland to meet the demand for Hawaii's famous flower lels. The association reports plumerla and orchids are in short supply, too. GROCERY — AND — MARKET 223 South Main Hope, Ark. Lb. urh J * krlr J [BEEF RIBS SLAB BACON DRY SALT ^ DO ACT R OU ND BONE OR RUMP NEUHOFF SLICED LB. LB. LB. 45(i 69(5 GROUND BEEF 3 $1.3' SAUSAGE« KE D 5u*.$1.00 OLEO^ 6us.S1.00 HOLSUM 200Z, A0> LOAVES. POT US PROCESS YOUR MEAT IT MAKES A "DIFFERENCE" WHEN IT is QUICK FROZEN MOTHER SERVICE OFFERED tef Ui Cure and Smoke four Horn* £ Middling! Sugar Milk BSJft 1,00 RICHTEX OR MRS, TUCKERS Shortenin LB ' CAN Mellorine "" POTATOES 10^450 ouz WITH JUICE GLASS 3 REG. ci nn ROXES>l«MV DEL MONTE Sweet Pea 2 S£ 49 Green Beans 6 ^s oz $1.00 HUNT'S Peach Halves 2 ' Lettuce Sandwich Spread QUART 49(5 Mackerel 4 S3 1 $1.00 AUSTEX Chili AusrE * WITH BEANS Sweet Potatoes 1QO LB. Wft (ARK) Sf AH MM fy Offset GEORGE fr em Ptrge Grit tot American frtiefwmtenee. He rwghl have been named kinf. the Hea appal I tf ftifti, The new nation twice uftftfcl* mously elected him president, Finer minds fhaft his were available, but his countrymen knew of no one whose character they trusted more. Washington has been too often pictured as remote, austere and unapproachable. But in (ruth he was a lively man, a man with strong passions he had to fight to keep under control. Long-haired teen«agers, Who fight parental attempts to get them to shear their locks, might be comforted by this facts George Washington was something of a long-hair, too. He saved his country while wearing a powdered wig. Shelters for Aircraft Possibility By BOB HORTON AP Military Writer WASHINGTON (AP) - The Pentagon, citing huge Egyptian plane losses in last June's Arab-Israeli war, is pressing Congress for permission tobulM new battle-reststent shelters for U.S. aircraft in Europe. Congress has balked at the idea the last few years, partly on grounds construction of new fixed installations might keep the U.S. entrenched abroad or might be wasteful in event of pull-outs. Harold Brown, secretary of the Air Force, made the latest bid for the specially developed shelters Wednesday, pointing out the Middle East war "dramatically demonstrated the vulnerability of exposed aircraft on the ground." "Hundreds of aircraft, representing about halt of the United Arab Republic's jet air force, were destroyed on the ground In the first three hours of attack- almost wholly by 20 and 30mm cannon fire," Brown said. Brown told the Senate Armed Services Committee that East European countries already have started building protective installations for their planes. "Our studies and war games show that, in a great many foreseeable situations, aircraft shelters would probably result ,to —the.. saving, -oLaLJeasL one air" craft for every four shelters," he stated. ' '?• "In some circumstances, they could save us as many as one aircraft for every shelter." American fighter-bombers cost about $2 million each. The new Air Force Fill As are priced at several million apiece. Secretary of Defense Robert S. McNamara asked Congress In late January for $17.4 million to buy 60 shelters at European bases in the fiscal year beginning next July. Over the next few years, he proposed erecting others to provide wartime protection for 515 aircraft in England, Germany and Spain. The program also would provide additional taxiways which would allow planes to be quickly dispersed in case of attack, plus specially protected fuel and communications facilities and alarm systems. What the Pentagon has In mind are prefabricated metal and earth-mound shelters costing $130,000 to $160, 000 each, depending on whether they are equipped with blast resistant steel doors. The Negro Community By Ester Hicks Phone PR7-4678 or 4474 THOUGHT FOR THE DAY The men who make history, have not time to write It, -Metternich, COMING AND GOING Mrs. Cora W|lUams, aunt of Roy Loudermilk, Jr., left the city Tuesday eruoute to Venice, California to attend the funeral of her son-in-law, Nathan Thompson who passed away Monday Febru* ary 19, 1968. OBITUARY Funeral services for Mr. Minus Hill will be held Saturday February 34, 1968, at Lonoke Baptist Church. Burial in Scott's Memory Gardens under the direction of Smith Funeral Hom-j of Stamps. 'OA/fy, CHOICE M Hens FRESH DRESSED GRADE A LB. Chuck Roast Stew Meat FRESH CUT Neck Bones HEAVY SMOKED Ham Hocks LBS. LBS. LBS. Choice Baby Beef Sirloin Steak 790 Good Leon BABY BEEF COUNTRY STYLE Sausage HEAVY SMOKED Jowl CAPITAL PRIDE Fresh Lean Ground Beef Lbs. Fresh Buffalo Fish Harvest Fresh Fresh K.V. Beans u 25(! •i'I JCH Sunkist Lemons 394 Doz. RUBY RED Grapefruit RED Potatoes FOR LB. BAG FRESH GREEN MEX. WHITE Onions LBS. IBS. Big Top Peanut Butter Mrs. Estella Pryor of , Arkansas passed away in a local hospital Tuesday February 20, 1968. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Hicks Funeral Home, Inc. Real name of Harry Houdini. famous magician, was Ehrich Weiss. Large 28 Oz. Crisco Oil 24 Oz. Bottle 490 Mission Sweet Peas 6 303 Cans Bollard or Plllsburyj Biscuits 10 Count 3 p~ 25(! HUNTS PEACHES 3 Large 2% Dixie White Flour 25 Lb. Sack 1.89 Pet Milk 6 Tall Cans Bakers Angel Flake Coconut 2 L^s 49(! Hormel Vienna Sausage LARGE White Eggs > 39l SKINNERS Macaroni & Spaghetti 2; 33p DEL MONTE ALL G REEN fi*\A Lima Beans 3 89C WILSON PLAIN .NO BEANS Chili 16 07,. CANS 39C AUNT JEMIMA Meal MAXWELL HOUSE Coffee MAXWELL HOUSE Inst. Coffee MAXWELL HOUSE Inst. Coffee 25 LB. SACK 2 LB. CAN 602, JAR 10 OX. JAR 1.19 1.49 89C 1.39 Meyers Bread 5 Large Loaves Midwest Mellorine Jackson Vanilla Wafers 3 1503E. CI Bags f I Show Soat Pork & Beans 5 Cani Washing Powder Fab Giant io* 690 W| DIUVIR PHONE 7.44Q4 S, MAIN ST, HOPE, ARK,

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