The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on April 10, 1954 · Page 8
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 8

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Saturday, April 10, 1954
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SAWR0AY, APRIL In Stormy Session IJTItE BOCK (AP) — The Arkansas Legislative Coun- yerterday added two members to its Legislative Tax In- iili and rejected a motion to aid in a mental health survey. It also discussed — but took "no action — on a proposal to iwwtfgate gasol*i« prices and utility rates. caused stormy «*•*•*• SMI. Marshal Shackleford of El Dorado and Rep. Charles Smith of Crtttefxton County were added to tfw t«c ipelitute. The group is •twdyiag the state's tax structures and ite r-ecommendations may influence future tax legislation. »*p. Harry B. Colay of Columbia 1O SPEAK HERE — Dr. Cecil Sutley. professor of psychology and counseling at Ouachita College at Arkadelphia. will be guest speaker at the 10:55 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. serviced Sunday at the First Baptist Church here. He is a graduate of Mississippi College and .Southwestern Seminary, Fort Worth. The Rev. E. C. Brown, pastor, will conduct a one-week revival at the First Baptist Church in Springdale, Ark., beginning Sunday. County recommended Shackleford as a member because he said the oil industry was the state's greatest severance taxpayer and should have a voting representative on the institute. After Shackleford was approved for membership, Rep. Paul Van Dalsem of Perry County said Rep. Charles F. Smith of Crittenden County should be appointed because "eastern Arkansas ought to be represented." The nomination was approved. The council rejected a recommendation by Rep. L. H. Autry of Mississippi County that its research staff should be made available to a committee appointed to make a mental health survey in Arkansas. Probe "Referred" Van Dalsem led the opposition, stating that other state agencies have clerical staffs which can do the work. The gasoline-utility prices probe proposal was referred to the Committee on Appropriations, Banking and Insurance. Rep. Jim Evans of Marion County, in suggesting the probe, said "eastern corporations who want to move factories here are in the dark on these items." In favoring the investigation, Van Dalsem said that "we've never made an investigation ... we've just had a lot of hullabaloo in the last Legislature." He referred to a similar investigation, headed by Evans, during the 1953 General Assembly which was discontinued when the Legislature refused to make an appropriation to cover its expenses. Rep. Don Jones of Pulaski County disagreed with Van Dalsem, saying that the committee spent "half the session" on it. "What did you find out?" shouted several council members. • ''Not a thing," said Jones, adding: "You'll find the same thing." 5 Children Die in Fire COLUMBIA, Ala. UP) — Five children, including a set of six-month- old twins, burned to death and two mothers and three other children went to the hospital with serious bur-ne after fire destroyed a home here early today. NOTICE ST THE PROBATE COURT FOR THE CHICKASAWBA DISTRICT OF MISSISSIPPI COUNTY, ARKANSAS IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF S. J. Cohen, deceased No. 2.234 Last known address of decedent: Blytheville, Arkansas. Date of death: April 2, 1954. An instrument dated March 18, 1943, was on the 9th day of April, 1954, admitted to probate as the last will of the above named decedent, and the undersigned has been appointed administrator with will annexed 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 against 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 10th day of April, 1954. JERRY COHEN, Administrator. P. O. Box 310 Blytheville, Arkansas. Marcus Evrard and Oscar Fendler, Attorneys for Administrator. 4/10-17 Search tor Jet Halted NAPLES, Italy. UP)—Britain today called off the search by its Mediterranean fleet for additional bodies and wreckage of the Cornet jet -airliner in which 21 persons, including three Americans lost their lives. WARNING ORDER Victoria Saliba is warned to appear in the Chancery Court for the Chickasawba District of Mississippi County, Arkansas, within thirty days after the date hereof, to answer a complaint filed against her in said court by George M. Lee and Marcus Evrard, as trustee. Dated this 26th day of March, 1954. SEAL GERALDINE LISTON. Clerk. By VIRGINIA WALTERS. D.C. Marcus Evrard. Atty. for Pltfs. Jesse Taylor, Atty. Ad Litem. • •• 3/27-4/3-10-17 The duck-billed platypus has a flattened bill like a duck, a fur- covered body, webbed feet, and a broad tail. PIGS WITH APPEAL! Ole Hickory Inn 707 W. Chickasawba WANTED TO BUY Old, Odd, Unusual Cars Any Kind—Any Condition J. L HUEY (79 Washington-Memphis, Tenn. Phone 37-4449 NOTICE c« $3.25 All Brands Cigarettes "<g.25c PfcHMp AppUbaum Liquor Store 11* ••. fifth Ffc« M41 Veterans Fired DOVER. N. H. UP) — City officials recently agreed to fire six veteran Public Works Department employes in an economy move. Machines can do the job faster, they said. Harry, Jury, Cindy. Dolly, Prince and Nell will return to pasture, where old work horses should spend their remaining days. Obituaries Rites Tomorrow For Mrs. Parnell Services for Mrs. Izora Parnell, 73, are to be conducted at 2:30 p.m. tomorrow in Church of Christ at Steele. by Alton James., minister, assisted by the Rev, Howard Hamrick. Burial will be in Mt. Zion Cemetery- Mrs. Parnell died at her home in St. Louis Thursday. She had lived in Steele for 35 years before moving to St. Louis 15 years ago. Survivors include four daughters, Mrs. Ella Wade, Steele: Mrs. Dempie Talley, St. Louis, Mrs. Delphia Parson. Greenfield, Ind., Mrs. Thelma Poetz, St. Louis: three stepsons, one stepdaughter, 25 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. German Funeral Home of Steele is in charge. DULLES (Continued from Page 1) fly to Paris Tuesday to continue the discussions with Foreign Minister Georges Bidault. Dulles is sched- ulded to return to the United States Wednesday. The official State Department announcement said Dulles' talks in London and Paris "will concern themselves with questions relating to the Geneva Conference" on Korean and 'Indochinese peace settlements. This conference is due to open April 26, with the Western Big Three, Russia and Red China in attendance. However, the primary purpose fo the quickly scheduled trip is Dulles' need to persuade the British and French governments to join in the "united action" program he first called for in a speech 13 days ago. The British and French governments, in consultations carried out through diplomatic channels, have shown reluctance to take any such action in advance of the Geneva meeting. They have reportedly questioned whether it was necessary and, if so, whether this was the time to do it. Eisenhower and Dulles are convinced, however, that a new element of strength must be injected into the Indochina situation on the free world side at once. There is deep concern here over the maintenance of a French will to carry on the fight to some kind of successful conclusion, and there is a strong desire to bolster the French position in advance of the negotiations at Geneva. Threats Not Answer The 10 nations which would be ! in the agreement if Dulles is wholly successful are the United States, Britain, France. Austria, New Zealand, Thailand, the Philippines, and the three Indochinese states of Laos, Cambodia and Viet- najp. Sen. Ferguson (R-Mich) said today that threats to cut off foreign military aid aren't going to solve the Indochina dilemma. Ferguson, who heads the Senate Republican Policy Committee, declared in an interview that "disputes among us aren't going to save our cause." Sen. Knowland ("R-Calif) predicted that Congress will delay any final decision on foreign aid funds until France acts not only on Indochina but also on the European Defense Community. Chairman Bridges (R-NH) of the Senate Appropriations Committee said in a separate interview he agrees with Knowland that if the French agree to any settlement of the Indochina War that is unacceptable to Washington there is likely ! to be a quick cut-off in military ' aid funds. Sen. Morse dnd-Ore") criticized Secretary of State Dulles and other INDO-CHINA-The World's Oldest Wor By Walter Porkes ond Rolph Lone )M)O-Chine hilly recovered from the depression when World Wor 11 broke out. After France's fall in 1940, tr» Japanese occupied the country. They supported Ho Chi Minh, native revolutionary, because they knew he would fight ogointt Franc*. I I Japanese policy plus France's weakness egged on the nationalistic natives. Ho Chi Minh, ver- I eron conspirator, emerged as leader ond most | popular figure among the anti-French natives. He stilt is, today. Ho welded the various nationalistic gioups into the Viet Minh or Independence League - of Indo-Chino-with his own j Communist Party holding all = key positions, of course. As with any well-trained Communist, the double-cross was one of his chief tools. So he secretly contacted the American OSS—Office of Strategic Services — ond talked them into poradroppirtg o™ s on< * ammunition to fight the Japs. It is thought that he cached the arms to fight the French, later.. Top Hollywood WeddingTakes Place Today HOLLYWOOD (A — Suzan Ball, the young actress who lost a leg to cancer, and Dick Long, who lost a heart to Suzan, wed tomorrow in the movie wedding of the year. Most of Hollywood's younger set will trek to Santa Barbara for the 4 p.m. (7 p.m. EST) rites in El Montecito Presbyterian Church* Not since Ann Blythe married Dr. Jim McNulty has a movieland wedding attracted so much interest as this one. Black-eyed Suzan spent her last day of maidenhood in the usual chaotic state of brides to be. Long is moving in to Miss Ball's apartment after the honeymoon. The doorbell at Suzan's small apartment rang constantly as messengers delivered gifts, telegrams and letters from all over the world. Many came from new found friends, openly admiring the 21- year-old girl's pluckiness in her year-long fight with cancer that forced amputation of her right leg. Long. 26-year-old ex-GI, seemed to take things more in stride, although it's his first try at matrimony, too. "It's too early for the shock to set in," he confided to a friend. The bride will walk down the aisle on crutches. She still is only training with a new artificial leg. COURT (Continued from Page 1) burglary and grand larceny. Billy W. Pittman drew a three year suspended sentence on a charge of forgery and uttering while Lee Lott was sentenced to nine years on a charge of burglary and grand larceny. In the matter of Lilly Mae and Irene Powell, the court ordered custody of minors given to the Child Welfare Office. Lafayette Austin, .alias Erwin I Austin, alias Shorty Austin, was sentenced to 12 years on a charge of burglary and grand larceny. James Carson and Claude Vickery were fined $250 and given a six-months suspended jail sentence on charges of aggravated assault- after the charge was reduced from rape. A fine of $200 was assessed George Lewis on a charge of assault and battery after a reduction of the charge from rape. The case against Oliver Wicker, charged with assault with intent to rape and molesting a minor, was continued with bond set at $1,000, and Charles E. Wells' case was continued with bond set at $750 on charges of contributing to the delinquency of a minor and molesting a minor. KING SIZE - rrudy Golden tests the flavor of a three-and- 3-half-fooT cigar Made in Havana, it is supposedly the world's largest stogie Th* dng-size cigar was shown recently at a Chicago. 111., tobacco distributors' convention WARNING ORDER IN THE CHANCERY COURT, CHICKASAWBA DISTRICT, MISSISSIPPI COUNTY, ARKANSAS. Eula Joyce Fraker, Pltf. vs. No. 12,640 Daniel LeRoy Fraker Dft. The defendant, Daniel LeRoy Fraker, is hereby warned to appear within thirty days in the court named in the caption hereof and answer the complaint of the plaintiff, Eula Joyce Fraker. Dated this 19th day of March, 1954. GERALDINE LISTON, Clerk, By OPAL DOYLE, D.C. SEAL Guy Walls, Atty for Pltf. Ed B. Cooke, .tty. Ad. Lit. 3/20-27-4/3-10 Sid to Announce Today LITTLE ROCK (#)—Former Gov. Sid McMath was expected to announce this afternoon that he will i oppose U. S. Sen. John L. McClellan's bid for a third term. McMath said he would announce his political intentions at a barbecue at the Cane Creek Community House near Sheridan. Truck Lines Forfeit $950 In Bonds Here A total of $950 in bond forfeitures were collected in Municipal Court this morning on nine charges of violations of state public service laws. / Baggett Transportation Co. forfeited $50 bond on a charge of having no identification, as did Artie Express, Inc. Neeley Mitchell, Joe Mundy, Millard Transfer Co., Aldon M. Wallace and Clair E. Huff all forfeited $125 bonds on charges of having no authority to haul for hire. Hargis Truck Line forfeited two $50 bonds on charges of having no cab card and having no identification. Sunshine Packing Co. forfeited $125 bond on charges of being party to unlawful lease operation. The case of Lester • Walton, charged with failing to yield right of way, was appealed to a higher court this morning after a fine of $20 and costs was assessed. Bond is set at $75. Winter Wheat Crop Down WASHINGTON (ft — A combination of drought, dust storms and production controls apparently has c*it this year's winter wheat crop to about 200 million bushels below that of a year ago. The Agriculture Department estimated yesterday this year's winter wheat crop would total 677,891,000 bushels as compared with a crop of 877,511,000 bushels last year. This year's crop also appears to be well below the 10-year average of 832,977,000 bushels. Read Courier News Classified Ads L/TTU LIZ- Least depth at which fish are designated "deep-sea fish" is 100 fathoms, or 600 feet. The overhead that bothers most apartment dwellers is the noise upstairs. «.«£A» The eye changes its focus for near and distant objects by use of a muscle around the lens which alters its shape. Republican leaders for what he called "economic blackmail." "We ought to win international arguments with our Allies on the basis of facts, not on economic blackmail," Morse said. HEADQUARTERS FOR PLAY EQUIPMENT Swings, Slides, Sand Boxes and Monkey Climbs Hubbard Hardware INLAID LINOLEUM New Lower Prices Armstrong Standard inlaid .... $2.75 Cementing and laying .... $ .75 Total (Sq. Yd.) .... $3.50 Hubbard & Son Furn. Phone 4409 GOING FISHING? See Eddie For Refreshments BEER — BY BOTTLE OR CASE Nationally Advertised Liquors FISH TALES TOLD HERE (Lies Accepted) tddit's Liquor Store and Billiard Parlor 122 Eftftt Main Gallon Second Select from 252 colors ... It's Rubberized ... Scrub- berized ... Dries in 30 minutes. For Walls-Ceilings —Trim. E. C. Robinson LUCM0BER RELIABLE— CAR SERVICE -DEPENDABLE • Tire Repair •Road Service •Battery Service • Lubrication •Washing •Lion Oil Products Experienced Personnel To Serve You. Care and Trucks Called for and Delivered. All Vehicles Fully Insured While in Oar Care. WILSON AUTO SERVICE Ash & Second Andy Mos«5, Mrr. 26U QOOD WATER HEATER? CALL YOUR PLUMBING CONTRACTOR or DEALER IN BLYTHEVILLE Distributed in This Area by Midsouth Plumbing Supply Co. (Whokvsale Exclusively) Rear 213-215 Walnut Phone 8353 You Are Invited To Hear The M.I. COLLEGE CHORAL CLUB of Holly Springs, Miss. Under the Direction of J. H. Barr Which Will Appear at Carter's Temple CME Church SUNDAY, APRIL 11 8:00 P.M. Admission 25c and 500 Everybody Welcome Only DAYS LEFT! or BOX SPRINGS $5 DELIVERS $1 a Week Pays tor it! 1 (No Carrying Charge) LAUNDRY & DRY CLEANING COLD STORAGE FOR FURS, WOOLENS AND BLANKETS 4474 PHONES 4475 NU-WA LAUNDRY CLEANER We Give Eagle Stamps HUBBARD & SON Furniture & Appliances ^^^^^''^''''^''^••••'•'••••••••••••••••Vi^l^lHiliBllil^^^^^^HH^HMHBBHHMI^ii Lawn and Power Mowers Sharpened and Repaired Phone 2192 Remember also* e WELDING E'ectric In our Shop or on the Job MACHINE WORK We are equipped to do any type or size job. BLACKSMITHING Your plow points receive prompt and expert sharpening F. L WICKER MACHINE SHOP 620 East Main St. For Fine Foods, Choose PICKARD'S GROCERY & MARKET Nationally Advertised & Fancy We Deliver 2043 Coll In Come In 1044 Chick.

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