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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 5

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MONDAY, AUGUST 17, 1!)S3 Two Old M7n^— " BLYTHEVIU.K (ARK.) COURIER NEWS Rhee and Mossadegh Tread Heavily on Explosive World By JAMES MARLOff WASHINGTON (AP) — Two strong-willed old men, Sygnman Rhee and Mohammed Mossadegh, walk dangerously close to the woJMossaclegh, walk dangerously close to the worl hands. Both move toward the climax of their lives in their late 70s. And the best the world — the Jon-Communist world, at least — %.an do is watch them, hold Its breith, and just hope they'll be shrewd «nd nimble enough not tc stumble or fumble. Rhee, the peppery President o] South Korea, is 78. Mossadegh Iran's Premier, Is believed close to 78 too. Both march into the future as determinedly as II they had a lease on life. But— If Rhee, exasperated by the forthcoming peace conference wrecks the truce by attacking the Chinese, what then? The Chinese tetm capable of slaughtering Rhee and his people. Long-time Politicians Would the United States and the United Nations stand idly by? Or would they go In once more to bail out the South Koreans, thus renewing the war which might soon become bigger than Korea? Mossadegh, became Iran's No.l man Sunday when the Shah fled Into exile. What now? Has Mos- sadegh so weakened the structure of government that, unwittingly, he has opened the door for the Iranian Communists to bovmce him and take power? That would make Iran another Russian satellite. What would the United States ind the United Nations do In that case, since Iran is strategic in the Middle East and its rich oil fields are important to both Russia and the West? Debt Ceiling Issue Seen As Milestone WASHINGTON — Sen'. Byrd (D-Va.) said today he regards the controversy over lifting the ceiling on the national debt as "one of the milestones in the preservation of the solvency of our government," "If we Increase the debt limit now to 290 billion, it will reach that and then go to 300 billion and then over the precipice of financial disaster," Byrd said in a Copyrighted Interview with the U. S. News and World Report. "I feel it is virtually important not to exceed the present debt limit because I think if we do we will go to greater expenditures and greater deficts. . . we can retain this present Rhee has made it abundantly clear what he wants, in Korea: unification under him. Mossadegh's ultimate ambition for Iran is far from clear, unless it is making over the country to his liking. Both men have been in the politics of their homeland most of their lives. Because the two are intense nationalists, both are national heroes. Both use their popu larity for all its worth. Where they differ profoundly is in the way they go about getting what they want. The chunky, well-fed looking Rhee is defiant as a rooster. He keeps the aircvackling with pronouncements on his attitudes and desires. Not so Mossadegh. That lean man with the mournful face looks hungry. He has fits of fainting and weeping spells which he manages in public places. He doesn't cry in private conferences. He has stalked success like a cat, eliminating opponents one step at a time, letting his people and the world guess where he'll jump next. Rose After World War II For half a century there was no doubt about the prominence of Rhee among his Koreans. But Mos- sadegh, a Johnny-come-lately to nigh office, was a minor figure in Iran until he became premier a few years ago. For years he had been a minor member of Parliament, making a hobby of criticizing the government. Although he was reportedly one of the richest of Iranians, h consistently backed liberal measures for the people. He swam to the top on the wave of nationalism which swept over Iran after World War II, appealing o the Iranians' ancient pride, denouncing foreign interference in lis country's affairs, and finding he British a handy target. For 40 years, through their ownership of Iranian oil production, he British had been a force, per- the controlling force, in Iran. Mossadegh led the Iranians in browing out the British and taking he oil. That's a problem that has never After 10 Years Annulment BALTIMORE Ifl — The 10-year marriage of the parents of five children has been annulled. -. . , , I The marriage of Mr. and Mrs. hebt ceiling there is some hope of ]Earl Bobbins of Baltimore was balancing the budget. But if we annulled yesterday on grounds keep on borrowing the money, -----there's no hope at all." Byrd was one of the 11-4 majority of the Senate Finance Committee which voted down President Mrs. Robbins was not divorced at the time she married her second 1 husband. Judge Ralph S. Warnken award- JIIHTCC wiiu.ii vumu uowu j-i cs-iucni i ed custody of the three boys 3 4, Eisenhower's request to Congress and g years old, to the father.' ciis- i i° c . ™A ^-n 68 debt ! ' mlt fro "! tody of the two girls, 1 and 1 went i 275 to 290 billion dollars. The debt I to the mother ' is now about 27214 billions. j The husband sought the annul-1 Byrd said he saw no reason wh the administration can't manag its fiscal affairs so as to avol< having to raise the debt ceiling. Actor Lawrence Tierney Freed On Assault Charge NEW YORK W— Actor Lawrence Tierney, who once portrayed out law John Dillinger in the movies was acquitted yesterday of charges that he hit a night club pianist on the head with ft microphone. A three-judge Special Sessions Court bench deliberated 10 minutes and then split 2-1 to free the 33 /ear-old Tierney, who described the Incident as an accident. Benjamin Azzara, the pianist testified Tierney hit him with the mifee July 28 In the Tiger Lily Lounge on 45th Street. The pianis said Tierney was aroused when somebody at the bar heckled the actor's improvised singing. A waiter and two bartenders testified the mike was knocked over ac- cidently. Tierney originally was charged with felonious assault. This later WKS reduced to simple assault. : ^/e ' High-Priced License SARATOGA SPRINGS, N. Y. (ffl — William A. McMullen told the jndfe he never had taken out a driver's license because they cost too much. City Judge Stanley L. Vanrens- selaer fined him S50. Driver's licenses in New York state cost $3 for three years. RITZ THEATRE Manila, Ark. ment. Read Courier News Classified Ads. been settled. But Mossadegh moved from one Internal crisis to another until now the question of a settlement on oil is overshadowed by the question of Iran's whole future. Educated In U. S. Rhee, on the other hand, had been a Korean rallying point most of his life. It was only natural he should become president of South Korea when the people had their first chance to elect one, In 19948. He began fighting the Korean monarchy for reforms In 1894. For this he was Jailed and tortured. He came to this country, Was educated at Harvard and Princeton, returned to Korea when the Japanese grabbed it. He soon had to flee. Prom then until the end of World War II he was in exile, fighting for Korean independence, and for more than 20 of those years he had been considered by Koreans the president-in-exile of the Korean Republic which didn't exist. Mossadegh, too, had his troubles with monarchy in his homeland. Long ago he was jailed by Reza Shah, father of Shah Mohammed Reza Pahlevi, who had to flee from Mossadegh Sunday. Mossadegh evened an old score with that one. Maryland Drought Aids Underwater Farms ANNAPOLIS. Md. W) — Maryland land farmers were hit recently by a lengthy dry sped. During the same drought, underwater farms were prospering — as a direct result of the dry spell. Chairman Arthur H. Brlce of the Tidewater Fisheries Commission explained that during the drought less fresh water ran into the Chesapeake Bay, thus boosting the amount of salt which favors the rowth of oysters and other sea- foods. PACK ITT! Twenty years after the Mexican volcano. Mount Jorullo, erupted a, cigar could be lighted from the 'ava a few inches below the eur- 'ace. YOUR OLD TYPEWRITER IS WORTH MONEY! TRADE IT IN ON A NEW REMINGTON Quiet/t&t WITH AMAZING MIRACLE TAB DON EDWARDS CO. RKNTALS-SALES-SERVICE 112 W. Walnut Phone 3382 GEM THEATRE "Osceo/a's Finest" Now Showing LAST TIME TONIGHT THE HIGH-TIDE Of A?ACHE fOTT IS BEACHED D* fmwhe ••COLOR BY TECHNICOLORwM. CHARITON HESTON n. ARROWHEAD - JACK PAIANCE • KATY JUHADO ALWAYS A DOUBLE FEATURE Phone 4621 Show Starts Weekdays [== 7:00 p.m. Sat. & Sun. == 1:00 p.m. AIR CONDITIONED BY REFRIGERATION THEATRE ON OUR WIDE-VISION SCREEN TUBS. & WED. THE HOMESTEADERS -In Sepia Tons- Wit h "Wild Bill" Elliott >•••«•••••••••••*•••••«, TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY Double Feature PLUS SHORTS Building Permits and Real Estate Transfers Building permits for one residence and three additions were granted last week. Georgia Bates plans the construction of a four room and bath frame residence on South Fifteenth Street valued at $1,800. A. A. Hardy received a permit to build an addition valued at 51.000 to a warehouse at 705 Clear Lake Avenue. James Ross plans a $500 one-room addition to his residence at 1701 West Walnut, and Eli Bryant received a permit to add a$ 250 room to his home. Real estate transfers recorded in the Circuit Clerk's office last week were: W. H. and Virginia Smith to R. A. and Lena Eodes, for $2,000, Lot 28, original survey to the city of Blytheville. E. B. and Rovene David to Esso Standard Oil Company, for $10, a lot 100 x 140, SW corner ot Main and 21st streets. Willie B. and Martha Likely to B. B. and Lebanor Johnson, for $750, Lot 19, Block 8, Wilson's First Addition. King H. and Willie Mae La Ferney to Walter S. and Florence Marble, for $10 and other considerations. Paul Haley, 6, Gets Coll from Hoppy DENVER Wi — six-yciir-old Pnul* Haley, who uliysiclnns (par will die shortly of cancer, Is Belting chummy with nil his heroes. He hud a Irieplionp cnll from Hopalonp Cassldy in Hollywood Inst ntRht, liUle more limn 24 hours after President Eisenhower paid him a personal visit. His mother had been tipped off in advance, bin the call came as a surprise to Paul. Paul listened Incredulously, then smiled broadly and talked for five i °^ central Importance to labor and 83rd Congress Criticized By Sen. Douglas WASHINGTON f/Pl—Sen. DoilRlns ID-Ill.! inday criticized the first session of thp 83rd Congress for failing "(o act on n number of issues minutes to Hoppy, who's nctoi William Boyd in private life. 50 Persons Killed In Tobruk Explosion BENGASI. Libya </pi _ Reports from the World War II stronghold of Tobruk said today that 50 people \vere killed there in an ammunition explosion. The blast occurred as workers were salvaging ammunition stores. There are 5,000,000 members in a single bird colony on the Chincha Islands, off Peru. They are estimated to eat 1000 tons of fish daily. Lot 5. S 25 Ft. Lot 4, Block D, John B. Walker Second Subdivision. Dave Golden and William and tion. J. C. Love to Lena D. Cove, for $1, love and affection. 40 acres, A s SW half, SW quarter. Sec. 34- T15N-R8E. Delmar and Frances Wilson to Irene Wiser, for. $3000. Lots 10, 11, 12, Block D, Smitli Addition. Pet Duck Causes Minor Riot LOS ANOELKS '/?i — Everything the American people." Douglas, a member of the Senate Labor Committee, termed "desirable and long overdue" a series of possible changes In the Taft- HariLoy law listed by the White House for consideration. The list went to chairmen of, the House and Senate Labor committees three da.vsj before Congress adjourned Aug. 3, but ensuinK protests forced its withdrawal, reportedly for good- The proposals, the substance of which became public, were said by| the White House to be only a working paper of possible changes in the law. WHS ducky until Ducky (Sue—a fowl of questionable temperament — came between neighbors. Ducky Sue beloimed to Joseph Hajj; that is;, he. uid until Jiiek Stewart dispatched Sue to duck heaven. Stewart said, he killed the bird after slip nipped his Infant daughter's finwrs. Hnjj said nonsense, the duck was the pe.t, of his Uvo daughters and had never nipped their fintferK. By the time several squad cars arrived on the scene, police reported Stewart was struck on the head !>y a stove, grate. Ilujt's wife was wielding kitchen utensils, and Stewart's wife countered with a utien hose. Stewart planned [o charge Hajjjie would do the same for Stewart, with assault and battery. Hajj said I All over one dead duck. Just Wanted to Get A Few Pigeons KAN FRANCISCO a 1 )—Thousands of piecmii [hitter around this city's famed Civic Center. Twelve-vear-oki Robert Tlllman wanted •some to start a cote of his own. So. he climbed handover-hand up three stories of the crannied wall of th Civic Auditorium and inched his way to a tiny balcony, where he hoped to .snare some birds. Firemen had to rescue the boy, am! Rave him n scolding. "I didn't think anyone would miss a few of the birds," Robert replied. "Look—they're all over the place." Hint to Motorists Contrary to the belief of many motorists, it is not economical to ' shut off the ignition when coasting : do- -n a long hill. The unburncd gas j sucked into the cylinder dilutes iho ; oil. impairing its efficiency as n i ubricant. There is also danger that! the gas may explode in the muffler j when the ignition is turned on i H. M. Roberts to I. B. and Juanita Roberts, for $150 N half Lot .-..i. ^ •.•uiv>i.» U.UV* n ni.ni.iii aiivi j ' ' " i -' v , n.0 nit; sciisnore iney nave ngnt.s Hazel Golden for 51, Lot 9, Block] 9, Block 3, Hays Addition to Leach- burning around them for this rea- 10, W. W, HoIIipeter Second Addi-' ville. son. Electric lights counteract the effect of damp salt air on pianos. At the seashore, they have lights TREN::LE PAINTS ARE BEST Research and development which has produced Nationally Distributed Theatre Screen Coating works constantly for you in the entire TRENKLE paint line. 100 House Paint 4.25 Surpassed by None ^^ p et Clip this Adv. for 5% discount on any Trenkle product. FKEE DEUVKRY IN BLYTHEVILLE. Day Phone, Dell 2881. Night Phone Blytheville 2284 MARTIN TRENKLE PAINT CO. Main St. Dell, Ark. wouldn't buy • • a suit without • • trying it on ... '. Buy a Car ut Trying It Out ? 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