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April 27, 1954

The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 5

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TUESDAY, APRIL 27, 1954 BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COUKIER NEWS YAGEFfttl Soviet Embassy Staff In Australia Gets Ship For Return to Russia CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Acting Foreign Minister Sir Philip McBride announced today the 51 Russians of the closed-down Soviet Embassy here will have the exclusive run of the 20,256-ton British ship New Australia for their trip back home. In a press statement, McBride said the party of embassy officials .and their families will be flown Thursday in a chartered plane from Canberra to Perth, western Australia, to board the vessel at the nearby port city of Fremantle. With the way clear for the Russians to leave, McBride said it now is expected "that the departure of the Australian Embassy staff from Moscow will not be further delayed." Since Russia broke off relations with this country last week over the Petrov case, the Soviet Foreign Office had been holding up exit visas for Charge d'affaires Brian Hill and seven others, including two children at the small LITTLE ROCK OR—A list of 48 Australian Embassy in Moscow, rental apartment projects con- The Russians said their departure structed in Arkansas under Feder- was "conditional on developments al Housing Administration-insured in Australia," Study Papers' Russia broke off relations last Marvin Wade. week over the case of Vladimir *T V (_•**• K/w^*. uuw vwwv « — » - ———. 7 v <c4,^v»- OUAVl JLJ.V- OJVJ^^Vy UO JL J.iJ. i AAiV^kJ Petrov, who fled his job as Soviet on each of the projects will be in- third secretary an<jl handed over vestigated "very thoroughly" this to authorities here a mass of documents he claimed uncovered a, vast Red spy ring in Australia. The "Russians claimed Petrov was a swindler and forger and demanded him back as a common criminal. The Australians granted him political asylum and are sifting the purporte'd spy papers he had turned'over. The Russians also claimed the Australians kidnaped Mrs. Petrov, who was permitted to rejoin her husband at the last moment before a plane was to Soviet guard. The Australians rejected both claims. As all available air space already was taken up by tourists leaving for the European summer, the Russians asked for sea passage home. The New Australia, recently used to bring immigrants to Australia, will carry no other passengers on the trip to Europe, McBride said. Injured Motorist Commits Suicide BUFFALO, Okla. I* — A 62-year- old motorist, in agony with a broken jaw, shot himself to death shortly after being injured in an automobile collision yesterday. The highway patrol said Fred Barnes of Locust Grove stepped out of his damaged auto, placed a .38 caliber pistol to his right temple and fired. NOTICE IN THE PROBATE COURT FOR THE CHICKASAWBA DISTRICT, MISSISSIPPI COUNTY, ARKANSAS Charles Jolliff, deceased. Manila, Arkansas. Date of death: April 18, 1954. An instrument dated October 27, 1952, was on the 26th day of April, 1954, admitted to probate as the last 'will of the above named de- cendent, and the undersigned has been appointed executors there- under. A contest of the probate of the will can be affected 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 This notice first published 27th day of April, 1954. FRED FLEEMAN and R. J. McKINNON, Executors p. 0. Box 548, Blytheville, Arkansas Oscar Fendler and James W. Steinsiek, Attorneys for Executors 4/25 - 5/4 MOX -Theatre- On West Main St. In Blytheville Show Starts Weekdays 7:00 SaU Sun. 1:00 •••••••••»•••««••• "^ On Our Wide-Vision Metallic Screen TUBS., & WED. Double Feature »«l*o»«d thru United A/till* —AND— GABRIEL PASCAL pTMMB BERNARD MAWS _ -JUtDUOCLEJ >THEUOM' JEAN SIMMONS.VICTOR MATURE ROKRT NEWTON • MAURICE EVANS wHALANYOUNOMAirfweto WCO RADIO PiaURCS, INC. Plus Shorts in Technicolor 48 Arkansas Rental Projects Due FHA Probe State Director Expects Red Faces, But No Major Scandal loans were released this week-end by Arkansas FHA Director J. Wade said he expects FHA files year, adding: "I do expect some red faces in Arkansas, but nothing of a major scandal." Apartment houses built under FHA-insured loans' and the agency's home repair program are being investigated in Washington by the Senate Banking Committee. It has been charged in the committee hearings that some builders over the nation took advantage loans exceeding the actual cost of building apartment projects. May Not Be Illegal Wade listed all FHA-insured loans made from 1946 through 1950. He emphasized that he expected irregularities to be found in only part of the list of 48 Arkansas projects, and said that the irregularities are not necessarily illegal. .•His report listed the amount of each insured loan and the amount by which the actual project cost exceeded the loan—according to FHA records. Wade said that in some cases, FHA figures on actual costs probably will not agree with actual costs shown in the builders' records. Of the list, only one—a Fort Smith project — has retired its mortgage and 16 of the projects in mortgage foreclosures. The projects, date of FHA commitments, amount of mortgage and "actual" costs" above mortgage amount, include: Jefferson Apartments, Magnolia, April 14, 1947, $52,000, $11,777. Waller Apartments, West Memphis, May 19, 1947, $110,000, 37,635. Parkview Apartments, Fayetteville, May 26, 1947, $127,000, $7,064. Beaty-Houston, Hope, June 19, 1947, $50,000, $2,507, now FHA-own- ed. ' Houston Apartments, Hope, April 8, 1948, $50,000, $687, now FHA- owned. Dogwood Apartments, Springdale, Feb. 16, 1948, $96,000, $7,102. FHA-owned. Red Bud Gardens Apartments, Fayetteville, Feb. 18, 1948, $106,000, $10,508. Forrest Park, West Memphis, Feb. 9, 1950, $350,000, amended Feb. • 24, 1950, $15,078. Jonesboro Apartments, Jonesboro, Feb. 27, 1950, $76,000, $1,200 plus 48 shares of stock. Rebecca Apartments, Russellville, July 22, 1947, $50,000, $5,610. University Apartments Fayetteville, Sept. 15, 1947, $124,000, $8,000. Danner Street Apartments, West Memphis, Oct. 20, 1947, $70,000, $8,892 plus 36 shares of corporation Box Office Opens 6:45 Show Starts 7:00 p. m. Admission 15c & 35c At All Times Tues., Wed., & Thurs. Double Feature SCOTT BRADY ? MARY MSTlt WHITE FIRE i TMTCM m» -* urrwr ncnwa rtuamiM —AND- BARBARA STANWYCK •A WtlYiRSAl-WIEWAIIONAL PICTURE Cartoon "Pete Hothead" BIG CATCH-Charles F Hill, new dog catcher IB Leavenworth, Kan., has his hands full with this 150-pound St. Bernard pup Hill gets 50 cents for each unlicensed dog he rounds up. He caught 13 in the first few hours on the iob. Fire Can Wait NORTH HAVEN, Conn. (#>)—Firemen abruptly quit the scene of a grass lire. Thej 7 returned to put out the fire only after making sure that a skunk had quit the scene too. stock. Park View Apartments, Conway, Oct. 22, 1947, $101,000. $4,129. Acquired -by FHA and sold in March, 1954, for 65 per cent of loan. College Apartments. Conway, Oct. 22, 1947. $101.000, $4,129. Acquired by FHA and sold in March, 1954, for 65 per cejit of loan. Many Wear FALSE TEETH With More Comfort FASTEETH, a pleasant alkaline (non-acid) powder, holds false teeth more firmly. 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Doerges was dead when The strikers had objected to a nevjj loimd. labor agreement the leaders naa, signed r \Youth 'Mobsters' Hazardous Cleaning Job \ Go Big In Texas DENVER M - Hos P" a l ize 4Sv| DALLAS. Texas UB-These, mist- a stab wound in the chest. y* e * w Mer. are the facts Keith, 23, gave this explanation to , few drinks he decided ing it. he fell down on the butcher knife. . While do- It offera «Id NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS Sealed bids will be received at the office of the Chamber of Commerce, BlytheviUe, Arkansas, up to 10*00 a. m., May 10, 1954, and then publicly opened and read,, for furnishing all plant, labor and materials, and performing all work required, in strict accordance with the plans and specifications for the construction of an industrial building of approximately 50.000 square feet. Bid bond, cash or certified check made payable to the Bl.\- theville Chamber of Commerce in the amount of 5 per cent of the proposal as deposit, must accompany each proposal, subject to foi- feiture of such deposit upon failure on the part of the successful bidder j to execute the contract and pro-' vide satisfactory bond within' ten days after such contract and bond are submitted to the said successful bidder for execution. Plans and specifications are available at the Chamber office. The right is reserved to reject any and all bids. Blytheville Chamber of Commerce City Hall, Blytheville, Arkansa 4/2 ^ ^ ^ ^ of the big rich, was going officials of victimized H. L. Green Co. here nabbed the mobsters, they recovered loot in the amount of $2,508,400 — all in play money. Also found in bulging pockets of the mob — aged 9. 10, and 12 — were fiv* rings, retail value 37 cents each. Highest point in Florida Is 325 feet above sea level. 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