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P « : H >'<' i Four HOfl STAN, MOM, ARKANSAS , November 16,1946 CLASSIFIED Adi Must Be In Office D»y Bet Of 0 Publlcatkm lumber of One Three Six One O ' •—-—__—. Day Days Days Month Jp toTS., :»tO 20. : a to 55.. ! « to 30 .. I il W 35 ., ; i to w...... 41 to 43 ..... 1.35 M to 50.... 1.50 -.-. <•' Rates are for Continuous Insertions Only '• All Want Ads Casn in Advance • : Not'Taken Over the Phone .45 , .60 , .75 .90 1.05 1.20 .90 1.20 1.50 1.80 2.10 2.40 2.70 3.00 1.50 2.00 2.50 3.00 3.50 4.00 4.50 5.00 7.50 9.00 10.50 12.00 13.50 15.00 if For Sale ONE PRACTICALLY .NEW 1946 .ton* and half ,Studebaker truck} Stake body, 8:25 tires. See Buck 'Williams. 6-tf NEW ADDING MACHINE sis. * New Dayton Scales $175. Meat ' sliccr S125. Fred's Place, Phone ' 605. ' • 11-61 1934 DODGE SEDAN. GOOD CON- dition. See.Hulan White at Hope .Hardware Co. 14-31 WE HAVE A NICE NEW FIVE yodm F.H.A. home, ready for immediate possession to G. I. Available to any white citizen after November 20. Five pieces plumb(. ing. All city convenience. Sam Hartsfield, 1008 West Ave. B. 14-31 Wonted to Rent FURNISHED, APARTMENT FOR light housekeeping. By couple. Close in. No children, no pets. Phone 31-J-4. 13-lt Notice I WILL REOPEN FOR BUSINESS .Saturday morning at 7:30. T. P. ^Beard, Third & Louisiana Streets., > j } • ouv Brood way 6y JACK O'SRIAN New York—When 1 learned from my friend Jerry Devinc, producer- director of the radio whodunit. "This Is Your FBI," that he had just hired a fellow lo play the leading role for more than $15.000 a year, I stopped fast and asked the fellow's hame again. He is Stacy Harris, a former ambulance driver in the late war, whoso voice comes at you for a total remuneration estimated by his newest boss as somewhere between $40.000 and $60,000 a year, Which puts him among a small and exclusive society of wealthy radio actors. SPORTS ROUNDUP tiro 70 'ACRE FARM'WITH''HOUSE. Will sell house .separate. See J. B. *Bail6y, Rdsston.' Rt. 2. 14-3t Fights Last Night By The^As'socUted Press New York — Elmer "Violent" Ray, 191 1-4, Mineapolis, outpoint- ed Jersev Joe Walcott, 191 1-2, NICE BIG HUSKY CEDAR POST. • 8; feet in length. 530 per hundred delivered. Dalton Hulsey, Washington, Rt. 1. 14-3t MODERN HOUSE, 6 ROOMS WITH bath, hardwood floors. Close in. 712'East Third St. Phone C. E. '.Cassidy, 984 or, 489. 15-3t MODERN 7 ROOM HOUSE. 2 -baths, can be used for duplex at -"421423 North Hervey. C. E. Cas- ,;sidy, Phone 984 or 489. 15-31 35 O& 40 SQUARES OF ASBES- tos-shingles. Dorsey White. Phone 29-W-4. 15-3t 3% H.P. SEA KING TWIN OUT- 1 ", board motor. Reverse, 46 model, : . sett; winding starter. E. N. May, Police Station. • 16-3t :36 V .INCH ATTIC FAN WITHOUT motor. $60, two piece living room i Suite $55. New record player '$30.' New radio record combination $60. 3/4 bed, springs, mattress, $25. Mrs. S. R. Hamilton, YPatmos, Ark. 16-3t NEW 5 ROOM TILE STUCCO 'Home, located under Spreading 1 oaks. Just outside city limits on Old 67 highway. IVi acre ground. Inside plastered and tinted. •Plenty closets and cabinets. Call ',;1108-R. T. N. Belew. 16-3t SPRING ORDERS ARE NOW BE- ing placed with Stark Nurseries Co. Agency at 400 S. Elm or -phone 487. Place your order early fqr. fruit trees, berries, grapes, ;,shrubbery evergreens, flowers, -roses, and hedges. Pecans. H. D. Cbffman, 400 South Elm St. Phone 487-for appointment. 16-3t "Stacy has just the sort of voice I need for the quiet authority of _ _ , the special'agent on my show," "Sole OT Refit' ' '[Jerry told me. "On top of that, he's a good actor, and it's a combination on radio which can't be beat." Jerry lold me Stacy had been successful in a just so-so manner until he appeared last season in a play called "A Sound of Hunting," which lasted only a short while but was credited with being noble failure. In the play, radio producers and talent agents evidently saw more to his ability than had previously met Ihe car, and his stock and salary rose forlhwilh, At present, he is working -\ycekly on the .aforcmcnlioncd "This Is Your FBI," on Friday nighls, and Saturdays he is a sinister killer in 'Gangbusters." The remainder of he week he is in Policewoman," 'Counlerspy," half a dozen olher night-time programs and two suds operas Afternoons. Camden, N. J.. 10. "Waterbury, Conn. Willie Pep, 128, Harlford, knocked out Tomas Beato, 127, Santo Domingo, 2. (non- title). Chicago — Willie Joyce, 139 1-2. Gary, Ind., outpointed Nick Castiglione, 142, Chicago, 10. Minneapolis — Jackie Graves, 128 1-2, Austin, Minn., knocked out Billy Bates, 127, Pittsburgh, 1. By United Press Montreal — Gus (Pell) Mell. 142 1-2. Montreal, slopped "Irish" Pat Scanlon, 142, New York, 9. Worcester, Mass. — Leo Sawic ki, 149, Worcester, stopped Billy George, 142, Newark, N. J., 1. Brunswick, Me.— Maurice Boaa chene, 144, Brunswick, stopped Jimmy Prior, 140, Gary, Ind., 4. Manchester, England — -Bruce Woodcock, 191. Doncaster, knocked out Georges Martin, 187, France, 3. (Non-title). Portland, Ore. — Roy Hawkins, 189, Portland, knocked • out Ralph Hooker, 189, Omaha, Neb:, 3. Hollywood, Moore, 137, Calif. — Frankie Oakland, Calif., stopped ou Hanbury 136 1-2 Washington D. C. 6. o- 7. Football Results By The Associated Press Louisiana State 20; Miami (Fla) Midland 6; Kearney (Neb) 0. Central (Okla) State 19; North eastern (Okla) State- 6. Ottawa (Kas) 20; Emporia 0. Maryville '(Mo) Tchrs 15; Warrensburg (Mo) Tchrs 6. Pittsburg (Kas) 25: .Rockhurst o Djike Jayvees 21; North Carolina ayvese 13. Murcay (Ky) 38; Eastern Illinois For Rent ;THREE ROOM HOUSE, ELEC- •rtricity. On school bus route. Mrs. Jesse Mclntosh at Mac's Camp, ,2% miles on Highway C7 west. 16-6t MY FARM 132 ACRES, GOOD ( house on highway 4. -Hope & ' Rqsston road. Electric pump, run' nirig water. Mrs. George L'. Johri- v>n. Hope, Rt. 2. 14-3t FRONT BEDROOM, ADJOINING bath,: working girls preferred. 601 Pond St. Phone 737. 15-3t Wanted NEW OR RENEWAL SUBSCR.IP tions to any magazine. Order your Christmas gift subscription now. 'Phone 28 or 369-R. Charles Rey; nerson at Hope City Hall. 15-1 m Services Offered ESTIMATES ON INSIDE VE- petian Blinds, wood or metal outside metal blinds and awnings Write. Riley Cooper. 1900 Wes 17th St. Texarkana, Texas. 15-lmo New York, Nov. ro footballers have discovered a bic jump in the number of penalties in the' National League Ihis year and figure it is because every player is in there trying. . . This season officials have called an average of 21.7 penalties per game and enforced 15.3 of them after the offended team had a chance to decline as compared to 12.0 enforced penalties in 1945 games. . . "It's simple," explains one student of statistics. "It's a close race and there's cpmpetilion on the tbamfe so everybody- is working hard ,011 every play. You don't get penalized unless you do something." , . . . Salvador Luttcrolh, presumably the guy who is trying to get Joe Louis to fight in Mexico this winter (he monopolizes boxing there just like the Pasqucls monopolize baseball) also plans to take ice hockey south of the border. Lutteroth is due in New York soon to collect technical information— and maybe some boxing contracts. Steel Plato In a recent Big Six football At 30 the slim good-looking actor was equally versatile in his various pro-radio jobs as he now seems .to be • in his many radio characters.iHe's been a newspaper reporter, boxer, sailor, a former Army pilot, member of the French foreign legion, a veteran of El Alamein and other North Africa battles, is a creditable artist and currently is writing and illustrating a children's book. His Army fling career came in 1937, when- he quit covering sports for the San Francisco Chronicle. He enlisted at Randolph Field, Tex., but a crash five and a half months later sent him to a hospital .and gave him a wired-up leg which still bothers him a bit. After returning to civilian life, Harris took a crack at radio acting in Chicago, was modestly successful, and went on to New York, where he'was doing nicely until war broke out. Turned down by the services because of previous Army injuries. Stacy signed up with the American Volunteer Group and went to Africa as an •ambulance driver attached to the Fighting French, later becoming a dispatch rider with Ihe Foreign Le- 'gion, where he remained until he contracted malaria and was invalided home. Well again, he went back to radio; struggled along on moderately good pay until his appearances in "A Sound of Hunting." Then the Methodist Are Out to Upset Razorbacks Fayetleville. Nov. 16 — (/P) — Southern Methodist University set out today to upscl Ihe Southwest Conference grid title cart of the Arkansas Razorbacks and were promised aid of bad weather in their undertaking. The Mustangs, who haven't won a circuit game all season, had psychology in their favor. Under- rtogs by one to two touchdowns and with nothing 'to lose, they could salvage something from a dreary season by knocking the Porkers out, of the chance to win or tie for the championship. A victory would give Arkansas at least n share' of its first crown since 1936 and top off a rags-lo- richcs drive of a team which i'in- ished in the cellar last year and was picked to do the same Ihis fall. Quakers arc poised to explode against the battlc-wcnry Cadets whose 0-0- tic with the Irish was their only nont'winnln gomes: -Franklin Fie sellout, for this -one. g !'fd" tfUbyt. 1" 28 'TJfijJ i '78,000 ; <nh-'_, vi game, an opposing .tackle slugger Oklahoma's Big Plato Andros right on the chin. Plalo didn't even blink and the other guy apologized for his hasty action. . . "That's all right, podner," Andros told him (in approved cowboy language), "That's the way to play football." . . . Later Plato explained: "That hurt him a lot more than if I'd cocked a Sunday on him and it didn't cost us as many yards." Weak End Items The first Northwestern - Notre Dame game in 1889 drew 200 spec talors and produced Ihe first Irish viclory over a college rival. . . Is Sriffis, who caplained the Kenora Thistles when they won the Stanley Cup victory, dropped in on a Rangcrs's game the other night and concluded he liked modern fast, wide open hockey better than the old blood-and-thundcr game. . . Movies will be made of the finish of the Big Six two-mile team race loday to assure accuracy in scoring the t e'a m championship. Coaches hope Ihey're not slow motion. McPherson TO, 11 10 T» t,- c '. big.jump into the happiest acting Jewell 19; Tarkio 6. ' brackets of radio. He can afford to get married, but he seems to be a little too busy, and is ingle for the moment. ;irls, it's the open season on Stacy Harris. Missouri Valley 32; Kas) 6. o REGISTERED O.I.C. BOAR AND Sommerville Stallion. See Dalton • Hulsey, Washington, Rt. 1. 14-3t OKAY.SCHOOL On November the 12th the: eigth grade of Okay Grade School elected their class officers for,this year. They are as follows: President; Doug Dildy; Vice President; Paulette Rosenbaum; Secretary and ' treasurer Wanda;. Thompson; Reporter, Jenny Lynn 1 McCorkle; Social Committee, Eva Jean McCorkle, Eugene'McJunkins, Gale Harwell and Nadine Cowling. Honor Roll ' The following honor roll is that of the Okay Grade School. To make the honor roll here you have to be on time and not miss over two days of school. The honor roll for Ihis month is as •• follows: First' grade, Gayla Ann\McJlinkfns,. Bonnie Fay McJunkins, Virgil Loe'Sah ders, Wendal Ray Mobley, Don Curtis McLarey, Lee Harris Chism, Gene Evans, Second Grade, Ray Bell,' Edwin Dale Hollier, James Marshall, Lewell Phillips, Amy Sue turner, Clara Mae Young. Third Grade, Larry Peebles, Bessie Jean Collins, Erma Lee For guson, Sonja Van.. Fourth Grade, Margie Sue Can non, Sonja Dildy. Fiflh Grade, Walter Ralph Evans Jimmie Webb. Sixth Grade, Jerry Hargis, Wil lie Chism. Seventh Grade, R. W. Martha Ann Green. Eighth Grade, Wayne enny Lynn McCorkle, Loney Indicates He Won't Delay Execution Little Rock, Nov. 15 —iff)— Gv- ernor Lane" said loday he had been unable to "find anything in the record to justify" commutation of the death senlence of Eldon Chilwood, 21, Fort Smith, scheduled to die a week from today for the hold- UD slaying of Raymond Morris, 40, Mena druggist, last January. Chitwood's relatives and attorney apncaled to Lancy for clemency after he had set the execution date upon a Supreme court man- affirming the Polk New York—Some of the folks vho go to first nights on Broadway out of sheer love for the theater re- :cived an object lesson in how not o act at an opening when'the latest Noel Coward play ''Present Daughter," opened at the Plymouth. A Noel Coward first night always brings out the dressiest Broadway and Park Avenue residents, plus many persons who ape .he mannerisms of the . snootier sets. The results was a sea of;black :ies and ermine with a'few top hats and tails in evidence, even a few of the normally unimpressed critics and columnists affecting the vichy- soisse-and-caviar, or soup-and-fish. At every opening, there are always a few .extroverts, including one .critic, who insist on arriving lale. When seated, the ladies usvial- ly have feathers or orchids on their heads that block the.view of those behind. This very thing happened to a critic the opening night of the Coward show. The lady ' swept vegally to her seat and called oack over her shoulder that she "I can't find anything in the record to .justify my interference with the orderly processes and findings of the courts," Lancy said. "There may be something I've overlooked and I am willing to be shown.'.' Morris, a city alderman,, was shot during a robbery of his arugsHbre snortly before midnight Jan. -123, 1945. Officers captured E. J. Minor, 17, Shawneo, Okla.. a few hours later and Chitwod surrendered to Van Buren officers the next day. was sure the bother anyone. escorted by the orchid wouldn't The young lady critic fortnightly the mink-bedecked the shoulder and ex Wanted to Buy ,WE BUV HOUSEHOLD FURNI- lure, one piece or more. Any amount. What have you? Phone 61. 23-2mo REMOVED FREE Within 40 Miles DEAD HORSES, COWS and CRIPPLES Texarkana Rendering Plant Phone 883-W (Phone Collect) II No Answer Phone 3158'R YOUR CREDIT IS GOOD Try Hope Mattress Co. 'For better work at better prices—Old beds made new $3 Down — Balance Weekly AkU WORK GUARANTEED . One 4ay service in town — ' W« Qall for and Deliver Anywhere '• - Bargains In lecondhand Furniture Phone 152 41 IS, Hotel Paulette Rosenbaum, Wanda Thompson. Basketball We again begin our ball plaving vith Miss Manel Lott.as the boys oach and our new teacher ,Mrs. ..ce Hicks as the girls' coach. We lope lo win a lot of games. We arc all back lo school again after a few days out while our teach ers attended the State meeting at Litlle Rock. We have lost one of our teachers, Mrs. C. A. Wilson who resigned last week. She has been teaching here or six years. She has been re- jlaced by Mrs. Charlie Garner, Col ey. j tapped -, • I CLUiSltC UJI IIIU DIIUU4UUI C1I1U (1(1* Dr^fili*^ flounced lhat the flower, reaching "" up a good eight inches above her nead, indeed was distracling her. "I'm sorry," said Ihe fashionable belle, "but I simply cawn't remove it," turning back abruptly as if to dismiss any further mention. "But you'll have lo," insislcc Iho girl, who needed a periscope to see the stage. "I won't" the lady said. •"Well," said the now cxaspcrat cd and all-but-scgregatcd young lady, at whom was drawn the at Teachers HUNTING HUNTERS Chicago, Nov. 13 — (fP}~ Hunters who went to suburban Deerfield to lunt pheasants have found no pheasants but have been fined for irying. Six of 15 seized for violating a Deerfield law against hunting "or attempting to hunt" within the city limits were fined $35 and costs each. The other nine will be ar raigned later. None had fired a single shot. Rozorbock 'B' Team Tramples Hendrix 47-0 Conway, Nov. 10 — UP) — .University of Arkansas' "B" team, scor- ,ng at the rate of one and two touchdowns per quarter, trampled a weaker, lighlcr Hendrix College, eleven, 47-0, ycslerday. 3 Arkonsans Die in Crash of Plane Durant, Okla., Nov. 1C — (/!')— Three people from Fort Smith, Ark., were killed lasl night when their five-passenger cabin plane crashed about thirly miles cast ol ncre, near Benninglon, Okla. Slate highway patrolmen identified the victims as U .Skinner pilot: Caroline F. Sivlcy, 17 daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Guy D Sivlcy, 320 South 24th street; Sallie Ward, 15, daughter of Mr. anc Mrs. J. R. Ward III, 3600 Free Fcrrcy drive. The girls were students at the Hockaday School for Girls at Dallas. Farmers in the vicinily said the plane was flying low because of rain and low ceiling and apparently tried lo land in a peanut field but hit trees at the edge of a field and crashed. The bodies were lakcn to a funeral home at Durant. The plane was owned by the Ward Furniture Manufacturing Company at Fort Smith. The party was enroute from Dallas to Fort Smith. o Citizens to Take Steps Against Firebugs Higbee, Mo., Nov. 1C —(UP) — Jittery residents made their own plans for guarding their property today while slale police pressed a search for arsonists who have left a trail of burned,buildings through a half dozen small nothern Missouri Communities. The state patrol sent n laboratory technician hero to study the charred debris of three buildings burned yesterday in the latest of the series of' fires. Authorities hoped that from his findings they could learn something about the criminals they are up against. .Slate police said the firebugs may be opcralin g from freight trains on a railroad which runs through most of the afflicted towns. Police believed the ganfj has been making its get-aways by hopping freight trains during the blazes. ' During all Ihe fires, robberies were allemii'.e'l while residents loft their homes to help put out the fires. In all cases .however, the loot was negligible. The fires all have been similar, having been started by the ignition of oil or gasoline. In each case, the town chosen for the fire had no fire- Six District Champs Are Decided By The Associated Press Six of Arkansas' eight district football champions were decided last night, and the crown-wearing quads began pointing for the play- jff games to begin next. Friday. Van Buren defeated Alma, 2G-0, o clinch the district two title, leav- ng the Fayettcville eleven a second-place berth. In district four, whore three cams battled right down to the ine for first-place honors, Cpmyay stepped forward with a 54-0 triumph over Havana lo snatch the race rom Waldron and Booneville. Helena made an easy game of il o lake fifth district honors, down- ng Hughes 38-0. A punchless Dumas eleven was mable.to keep Mqnliccllo from inking 34-0, Ihe Sixth-District championship till. Magnolia was winner in the Seventh district although it did not ;)lay last night. A scheduled game with Ashdown was cancelled. Meanwhile, Dierks defeated sccon- placc Dequccn, 19-12. In the Third district, officials said Batcsville would bo playoff representative. Batesvillc last night played a non-district game. In a district contest. Corning defeated Paragould, 21-0.* The heavily-favored Litlle Rock Tigers, prc-scoson favorites lo lake the slate championship, faced perfect "upset" weather in the capilal city today as rain fell on an al- - . , ready muddy field prior to Ihe Ben-1 entertains battered Brown in Penn Likely to Give Army Stiff Battle New York, Nov. 16 — (/I 1 )— The Notre Dame-Army game of a week ago i,« ancient history, but the two top contenders for the nation's mythical grid title come up again today for a major share of attention in the country's grid picture. --„--- „ At Philadelphia, Pcnn's mighty with Oklahoma. K nns as meets in league competition faces 01 threat in D u K e, Georgia Ttch meets Tulanc and Alabama trios,; Vanderbilt, An intorscctlotial battle, tonight pits Villnnova against Florida. r Aside from the Notre Dame- Northwestern argument, Ihe standout in the mid-west is nl Champaign, 111. .where first-place Illinois and Ihird-placc Ohio Stale occupy- Ihe Big Nine spotlight. Wisconsin s invasion of Michigan and low.i s visit to Minnesota also have UlltS* significance. Missouri's leadership In the Big. Six is at stake in the Tigers' game- '^ *;m^*^^«»lj«as^^i gal's clash with a thus-far punch- less Pine Bluff squad. The Tigers can clinch the title in district one with a victory today. Catholic High of Little Rock meets Subiaco tomorrow (Sunday) but the Little Rock Eleven has already sewed up the district eight title. Scores last night (district unless otherwise indicated): District One Pine Bluff al Little Hock (Saturday i. Fort Smith 15; North Little Rock El Dorado 20; Tcxarkana 19. Batcsville 20; Blythcville 14 (non- district). Forclyce 0; Carnden 0 (tici. Hot Springs 50; Russellville 0. Miilvern 7; Benton 0. Jonesboro 13; Smackovcr 13. District Two Van Buren 26; Alma 0. Fnyctteville 33; Rogers 7. District Three Corning 2i; Paragould 0. Scarcy S2; Harrisburg G. McCrory 40; Carlisle 0. District Foiir Waldron 28; Hartford 0. Mansfield 7 ; Paris 0. Conway 54; Havana 0. Greenwood 6; Clarksvillc C (tic). Atkins 6; Clinton 0. Morriltpn 13; Dardanelle 2. Booneville 7; Mcna 0. District Five ' Holly Grove 14; Parkin 0. Helena 38; Hughes 0. Forrest City 7;" Wynne 6. SluJgrt 18; Mai'ianna 0. District Six Eudora 3; Crossett G. McGehec 25; Portland 0. Lake Village 19: Star City 12. Monticcllo 34; Dumas 0. Sheridan 12; Fail-view 7. District Seven Nashville 20; Mineral Springs 0 Magnolia-Ashdown (cancelled) Dierks 19; DcQuccn 12. Prcscott 32; Arkadelphia 0. District Eight Magnet Cove 12; Glenwood 0. Augusta 27; Cabot 0 (non-dis trict). A thousand miles' away', NortW western's Wildcats .wait' to claw Notre Dame's 20-yiclory string in a game that promises plenty of action for an expected 56,000 at South the Irish in 1940 but never has Ben, Ind. Northwestern last spilled i beaten a Frank Leahy-coached team. The country's only two major unbeaten and untied teams, Georgia and the University of California at Los Angeles— currently third . and fourth in the national rankings — aim to stay right 'up there and even possibly overtake the leaders. The Bulldogs take oil an unimpressive Auburn eleven while out on the coast UCLA entertains Montana. Ivy and tradition clutter the program in the East. Princeton plays Yale in the big bowl in the G9th renewal of this series, while Haryard, current Ivy league leader, the for Kansas Stale and Nebraska engages Iowa State in games that could tjirow the conference into" a [pur-\yh|y ( tie for ilrsl place. . . . .''Arkansas, Race-setter,,: iin ' • the Southwset'crn • Conference,•/oilier-' trtlns Southern Methodist. Tdxas and T6xas A. & M., currently tied for..second place, 'are 'fayorocL over their respective ., opponcntsat, Texas Christian nnd Rider .-•• . Army pilots flying over •• Tibet*have reported an unmapped mount-* ain higlfer than any other'in the/world. • , .. • . Crimson's perennial tune-up ... Yale. Dartmouth is on the menu or Cornell, rebounding from its yracuse upset. Syracuse and Colgate tangle with lie upstate pcnant al stake and Rutgers is expected to hammer Leigh and take the Middle Three rown. Luckless Navy is still seek- ng its second victory with rugged J cnn Stale standing in Ihe way. Tennessee goes lo Boston for an ntei-cclional tilt with B.C., and he Eagles can dampen the Vols' bowl hopes and strengthen their own position by winning this one. In t h e Southern Conference, toulh Carolina's undefeated record Harry Segnor, Sr. PLUMBER Contracting and Repairs Phone 382-J 1023 South Main Street CALL 119 Let us help you with your bedding troubles. We make new or renovate any kind, or size ol mattresses. 1 Day Service In Hope MARTIN MATTRESS CO. "We Sell Sleep" 921 W. 3rrJ St. Phone 119 COMPLETE RADIO SERVICE Bob Elmore Auto Supply Phone 174 216 8. Main See Us For. . . REED MOTOR CO. 108 East Division St. Mechanic*: CARL JONES RAYMOND HUETT BEN CAM* • Complete Repair Shop • Body and Fender Shop • Complete Paint Shop INSURANCE Insure with the Stronger Mutual Companies. Complete Protection . . . 20% Rtturn Dividend-on Your Insurance Cost. In other Words, Maximum Protection at 20% SAVINGS! • Fire • Tornado • Casualty • Automobile Real Estate LOANS • Gl 4% Interest • FHA 4J% Interest Purchase Your Home Through Us ... Up lo 20 Years to Pay! Foster-Ellis Real Estate & Insurance 108 East Second Phone 221, •t'l The University bunch rolled up 297 net yards on Ihe 3 round and 193 through the air while making 16 first downs. Hendrix, which managed to mark up Ihrao first downs, moved to Ihe Ancunsas 13- yard line in the bpsning period for its only scoring threat. The bigger junior Bazorbac-ks had things their way from the start. They completed 10 of iS passes. Bob Henderson, Stacy Loncy and two and fighting force. Better Justify Election GOP Is Warned Vandenberg, wht- look time off from his job as advisor to Secretary of Stale Byrnes in Ihe Big Four foreign ministers' meeting to confer here wilh olher congressional Republicans replied: "I think we Republicans had belter concenlralc on .juslify- ing Ihc great victory of November 5 before we direct our attention to any olher subjects," Jack Simpson each scored touchdowns for Ihc Porkers Job Printing, Office Supplies and School Supplies WU! .Ijavf •compete line of printed Christmas Card* Business and Personal Gentry Printing Co. For a Quqlity Job... By Efficient Workmen and REASONABLE' CAUL HOUSTON ELECTRIC CO. HOUSE WIRING — INDUSTRIAL REPAIR APPLIANCES ond FIXTURES FRII ESTIMATES ON Alt JOBS 228 East 3rd $r. Hope, Ark. Phone 61 tention of her neighbors for twenty feel in each dircclion, all of whom were'rooting for her by now, "If you don't remove lhat orchid I'll rip it off." The flower-bedecked fashion plate thereupon cmbarrasscdly left her seat, quickly ran up the aisle and relurned in five minules wilh Ihe flower attached to her purse. The young lady an d her neighbors turned happily back to the play on stage, the occurrence being one of the few amusing incidents of thd evening, on or off stage. Intermissions during "Present Laughter" were a new high, or 'ow, in first night behavior. Saloon society members of the audience improved their records of late return from Sardi's, a walk of a minute or so through Shubert Alley if you don'l hurry. The ones who remained in Iheir seats, stood up and yoo- loocd "Hello Dahling" which evidently is the sign of Iheir circle, the equivalent of a fraternity handshake or a scout salute. Jt would have been more intolerable had the play been divert ing. As it turned out it was a question as to which was the worsi show," the proceedings on stage 01 the audience. o CASH IN SNOW BANK Grand Island. Ncbr., Nov. 10 — Wh- Policemen Earl Roscberry and Roland Scott gave lie lo the adage thai no one ever does any thing about the weather. They used a blow torch to mcl snow drifts in a street. They explained a small wage on used to collect coins from parking meters had struck a bump anc spjllc-d coins into the snow drifts They melted the snow to facilitat the starch for the coin. Pclc Longinille lallied once. Simpson snagged a 55-yard pass from Ace Kelly for Ihc final score. - o The produclion of optical glass in the Uniled States was started in 1803. - o - - In Kenilworth, Illinois, a rooster musl slop back 300 feet from any csidence if il wishes lo crow. Washington, Nov. 15 —-M'j— Senator Arthur Vandenberg of Michigan said today lhal .Republicans had better concentrate on justifying their November election viclory before they think about 1948 politics. Vandenbcrg's remark came when a reporter asked at an informal news conference if he will be a candidate for the Republican nomination for president two years from now. BUTANE SYSTEMS Plumbing Fixtures Plumbing Repair* HARRY W. SHIVER Plumbing Phone 259 Heating Hope, Ark. Say...MERRY CHRISTMAS To Your Loved Ones With a Portrait! No Gift Is More Personal .... More Appreciated Phone 493 or 1 14-J for an appointment NOW, have your Christmas shopping over and avoid the last minute rush! WILLIAM R. HERNDON, Photographer First National Bank Building 2nd Floor • Hoar America's favoritt tenor Health and Accident INSURANCE Complete Lifetime Protection Hospital Protection for Family MUTUAL BENEFIT HEALTH &. ACCIDENT ASSO. Omaha, Nebraska MRS. 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OUR MOTTO IS "SATISFIED CUSTOMERS" HEFNER NASH CO. 314 E, 3rd. Byron Hefner Phone 442 Clear and Clean Overcup Oak Logs and Heading Bolts Post Oak Logs and Heading Bolts For Prices and more details Apply to: HOPE HEADING COMPANY Phone 245 Hope, Arkansas Borrow money from Ml on your car, pr almott anything of value. We'll lend you all you need if we possibly can, regardjeff of where you live. The more you wonr the better we like it. Ten minute* usually get! you the cosh. Ask for Mr. McLorty, at Hope Auto Co. Our Daily Bread Sliced Thin by The Editor Alex. H. Wtihburn Around the Town Federal Delay Causes Duplication Here's n foolball slory ot action olf the gridiron: A, D. (Doc) Brannan says Ihis happened to his brother. Brannan was in Atlanta and the Georgia- Georgia Tech game being scheduled there that week-end he looked around Ihc hotel lobby for a ticket. Pretty soon a man came up to him wilh one—and al a very reasonable price, loo. Oul at the game Brannan sal ncxl to an Atlanta business num. After a few pleasantries the Atlantan said: "1 hope you won't lake offense at what I am about to tell you — but the fact is I bought 10 season tickcls right here logelher, an I lost.one of them. Ever since then a different man has sat in your scat — and, what mystifies me is, each man bought his ticket at a different place!" ••••*** In Saturday's paper you read a dispatch from Dallas reporting that Magnolia is^going lo build a new oil pipeline vparalleling Ihc government's "Big Inch" from Corsicana, Texas, lo Illinois. If Ihis- isn't an indictment of gov crnmcntal excursions into business you never read one. "Big Inch" was, of course, juslified by Ihe war emergency. But now il lies idle because government and private industry can't agree on Ihe terms by which it mighl be turned loose for profitable transport work. Therefore a private oil company has lo build an entirely new line par.alolling an existing but idle one. * -K * BY JAMES THRASHER New Start on an Old Problem New labor legislation, the subject of bitter wrangles in the uneasy Congressional sclup of 1944 - '16, is certain to be proposed by the new Republican Congress. And unless Ihc: country's industrial atmosphere has miraculously cleared before January, it will be among Ihc first items on the agenda. There are hopeful prospects that the mailer may be approached in a more calm and sensible way than has been evident in recent attempts. There will be bitter complaints from leaders of organized labor, of course. Bui it is possible that these complaints will have a more moderate lone. Union officials musl see in Ihe heavy Republican vole a demand, if not for corrective legislation, at least for different approach to our labor, problems. The PAC's failure lo gle'ct many qf ils friends arid to ' pitfge'inany W .its designated- enemies suggesls some departure within the ranks of labor from the slales selcclcd by labor's political mentors. At the same lime, the Republicans should be less inclined lo pass any punitive laws. They will be more than ever anxious to keep Iheir labor friends and gain new ones, now lhal the vole has shown a break in labor's almosl solid sup port of the Dcmocralic Parly dur ing the pasl 16 years. Senator Ball of Minnesota ha: indicated not only Ihe subslance of legislation thai will be introduced but also something of the strategy to be employed in a bid for While House approval. He favors a num )jcr of separalc pieces of legislalioi rather than an omnibus bill as at obvious way of avoiding a blankc velo such as slymlcd Ihe Case Bill. ' Mr. Ball has scheduled some old familiar Horns for the reconsideration of his colleagues. He would • like lo set up belter government ' meditation machinery for labor disputes, with compulsory 'cooling off periods. He favors rovisi9n of the Wagner Acl lo outlaw political and sympat yih saclrsdnk"ncMFWYP sympathy strikes and secondary boycotts, and to give management a right to appeal unfair labor practices. 'Along more controversial lines he advocates a ban on Ihc closed shop. He also hopes to find some legislative insurance againsl nationwide strikes in vital industries. t Scnalor Ball will find wide agreement with his expressed hope thai Dig, problem of labor legislation will not become striclly partisan. To avoid lliis he favors talking the whole subject over with President Truman before any legislation is in troducccl, instead of risking the c motional and divisive process of velo and overriding. The manner of procedure which ' Mr. Ball has oiitlincd promises a sensible approach to our gravest domestic problem. II is Ihc firsl big , chance lhal Ihc resurgent Republicans will have to show what they can do. Both parties in Congress will have the heavy responsibility of considering Ihis subjecl wilhoul rancor. Whal Ihc industrial crisis needs most is a change of heart, all down the line. The logical place for thai change lo appear is in Congress. Hope Star WEATHER FORECAST Arkansas: Fair this afternoon and torright; not so cold in northwest; temperature near freezing in northeast portion tonight; Tuesday partly cloudy and warmer. 48TH YEAR: VOL 48—NO. 31 Star of Hooe. 1899: Press. 1927. Consolidated January 18. 1929. HOPE, ARKANSAS; MONDAY, NOVEMBER is, 1946 IAPV—Means Associated Pr*« 'NEA1—Means Nevrsoooer EntwnriM Aan. PRICE 5c COPY CIO Purge of Communists May End Party Hopes By LYLE C. WILSON Washinglon. Nov. 18 — (UP) — HID Presidcnl Philip Murray's cf- torls lo drive fellow travelers from power in CIO unions threatened today lo wreck Communist plans for a new popular-front third parly. American Communisls placed Ihe nowcrful CIO organizations in industrial stales high on Iheir lisl of elements to pul bone and muscle in Iheir national political program. They intended Ihe Nov. 5 general election to be the lasl in which Ihey would lag along wilh Ihe Dcmo- cralic parly. Eugene Dennis, general secre- lary of Ihc Communist party of the Uniled Slales, laid the third party program before the Commu- nisl National Committee in a closed meeting last July. The text of his report has been published in the Communist monthy pamph- lel, political affairs. He enlarged on Ihe third parly program over Ihe weekend in an interview published by the Sunday Worker ,Com- munisl organ published in Now York. • • "The Communist parly," Dennis said, "will promole a progressive realignment leading lo a new mass people's parly. Therein lies Ihc ,vay lo counteract and reverse the ccenl Republican clccloral vic- ory." Dennis' new mass parly would be built around the American abor Parly in New York Stale. The ALP casl more than 430,000 'Oles in Ihis month's general elcc- ion. For one of their two stale- .vidc candiclalcs in New York, the iommunists casl approximately 10,000 votes. But the Communisls have no such ready-made parly nor strength outside New York Stale. Elsewhere they would be dependent on combinations with other left wing groups. They have picked Murray's CIO, the Political Action ^ommitlco, the National Citizens Political Aclion Committee and the Independent Citizens Committee and a few others for combining purposes. The Independent Citizens Committee is the organization of which Harold L. Ickes was executive di- 31 Degrees Last Night Is Coldest of Season Last night proved lo be the coldest of the current season In this section with a low of 31 degrees, according to figures at the Experiment Stallon. Low for the previous 24 - hour period ending Sunday morning at 7 a. m. was 35 degrees with a high ot 59 degrees. Readings this morning showed a low of 31 and high of 53 degrees. rector until his resignation after the Nov. 5 general election. Ickes balked at some'of his committee's party line pronouncements. Jt Murray, boots-Communists out or CIO po'sitfbns "of power and forbids Moscow-inclined area councils of the CIO to endorse Communist political policies, any third parly 'combination of the CIO wilh the Communists would be close to impossible. Without the CIO, the Communists might set up a third parly bul outside New York Slale il would be a puny outfit. That is one reason the Communists in the CIO will fight ; any purge effort like a defense of Stalingrad. If they are licked in Ihc CIO, Ihey are just aboul licked everywhere. In his Ihird parly discussion before Ihe Communisl National Committee, Denis said: "The fact is that a new regrouping of the people's forces is already laking place, accclcralcd by Ihe political activities of the CIP, PAC, ICC and NCPAC, and of all Ihc pro-Roosevell peace forces." That was before this month's election, and Dennis warned his comrades that Communists should jo along wilh olher lefl wingers .his year, even if some of Ihe latter were whal he regarded as wavering middle-of-the-road characlers who couldn't wallop the parly plal- Form. He reporled lhal Ihe new third party should seek out and cultivate the followers of Ickcs and Henry A. Wallace, although Den- his did not have much hope for those two former cabincl colleagues themselves. Whal Ihc Communists aclually think of Ickcs and Wallace is that they are honest progressive fellows who arc confused in their political thinking. Anyway, that is how Dennis described them. Dennis .thinks Ickcs and Wallace arc wrong in opposing new third parly plans. He says Ihey and others have Iheir U.S. Rapped by Laborites London, Nov. 18 — (UP) —Labor parly rebels charged in Ihc House of Commons loday that there has been "a complete and exclusive Anglo-American ticup" on foreign policy and that the government has abandoned ils pre-election pledges to pursue a policy of xriendship and mcdialion between Russia and America. The allack on government policy was led by R. H. S. Grossman, one of the leaders of th e lefl-wing laborile bloc which forced the debate on the issue. Labor candidates before the election last year, he said, agreed that a Conservative viclory would cause Britain lo drift into close association wilh Ihe Uniled Slales and produce a division of the world into hvo ideological blocs. He said that candidates promised thai a Labor government would prevent such a division of the world. Government whips have ordered all labor party members to attend the debate. The govcrnmcnl wants to show the world lhal Britain is overwhelmingly behind Foreign Secretary Ernest Bevin's policy. R. H. S. Grossman, leader of the dissatisfied laborities who submitted the amendment to the king's speech which will be debated, in- dicaled the dcbalc may end wilh- oul any decisive formal aclion. If the amendment is put lo a vole—possibly al the government's initiatie—the Labor party leaders arc reportedly determined to call upon members to'demonstrate their confidence in Bevin. In the annual commons debate on Ihe king's speech, a protesting minority often withdraws a critical amendment after-starting ils case in formal debale. The amend.ment to be debated objects to British policy as being too firmly allied with American policy. Its sponsors, fear the Attlee government -is . veering too.. much toward the United States, at the expense of Soviet-Brilish coopcra- lion. The protesting laborities disagree with their leaders on three other specific issues—Spain, Greece and Palestine. o ~ 8 Meet Violent Deaths in State Over Weekend By United Press Al least eight persons died-violently in Arkansas over the weekend. ..-'-, H. M. (Son) Robinson, 50, El Dorado, killed himself last night,' after firing at and missing., his estranged wife and (heir daughter, Coroner Tom Barton said Robinson fired a pistol three times, at ,hc women as they sal on a cotich n a front room ot their home,: then slopped lo a porch and fired bullel inlo his head. >\ \ Lesler Barrett, 23, of Little .Eockj died at a Capital City hospital yesterday of knife wounds suffered at the hands of a Negro Saturnday night. ' ... " ., ... Barrett sought lo quell a disturb-! ancc in the Negro section of .the cafe where he worked. Coroner E. P. Watson'of Washington county reported, that Rich-, ard Park Davis, 42, died of suffocation when his Springdale home 1 caught fire Saturday night. Davis' 1 body, untouched by flames, was; found in the breakfast room, some- distance from the point where the, fire broke out. •' . ' At Benlonville, Johnny Davidson, 25, of Gravcllc, died Salurday, nighl of injuries received. Friday afternoon in a jeep and truck accident. '-. ' The jeep, driven on Highway .100 north of Bentonville Hones, turned over . by W. A'. three . times after a collision with a truck which failed lo slop afler the accident. • The body of Edward J. Stoccklinj Jr., 27, of Cincinnati, Ohio, .air- jlanc manufacturer, who was killed vhen his plane crashed near Sparkman Saturday, has been "re- .urned to Ohio. Strike Closes Dierks Mill at Mountain Pine Hot Springs, Nov. 18 — (IP)— Plant sunerintendenl Jess Rutiedgc said today virtually all operations of the Dierks Lumber and Coal Company :at Mountain Pine, nine miles west of Hot Springs, had been halted by a walkout of about 100 log cutlers. Rutiedgc said he did not know Ihe cause of Ihe walkout.br whether the log cutters were unionized. Tom Hobson, who is in charge of the log cutters, was not immediate' ly available for comment. • o • • Nazi Officers Plea Innocent to Charges By EDGAR CLARK Rome, Nov. 18 — (UP) — Col. Gen.- Eberhard Von Mackensen and Lt. :Gen. Kurt Maellzer:plead ed innocent today at the opening ol their 'trial- of war criminality in the Ardeatine cave massacre o: about 335 Romans in reprisal for the' killing of 32 German soldiers Von Mackensen -and Maeltzer commanders in Italy during the Nazi occupation, went on trial be fore • a -five-man British military court, assisted .by. a gowned anc wigged civilian legal adviser. Von Mackensen, son of the fa mpUs Prussian field marshal and son-in ; law' of Constantin Von Neu rath, former German foreign min ister now se'rving a 20-year term given him at Nuernberg, com Leaden Hopeful of Solution on Veto Question London, House of Nov. 18 -—(/Pi— The Commons unanimously The wreckage of the plane, con- shootings." .aining young Sloecklin's body, was ~ found by Jim Roberls on the ..Hall farm, some 30 miles west of Fordyce. .. . :-.'.'• Funeral services will be held this afternoon for John Jessup, 49, of Carlisle, who was killed Saturday nighl when run over by his own car. Officers reporled lhat Jessup was allempling lo move his car- from a muddy shoulder on Highway 70 near Carlisle when the vehicle was struck by a pick-up truck driven by Harry Troxell: The impact .drove the car over .Jessup and he died manded the German 14th Army during the Italian campaign. Maeltzer was mililary commander of Rome, Despite Ihc innocent plea, Col. R; C. Halse, chief prosecutor, told the court in his opening speech that the defendants "have made statements thai Ihey gave Ihe orders that resulted in the In their stalemenls they were quoted as saying that the massacre in the Ardactine caves along the Appian Way south of Rome on March 24, 1944, was in reprisal for a bombing which had killed the German soldiers.. '"That was a war crime," Halse said. "I am: convinced that these men must -have considered the gave foreign Secretary Bevin's foreign policy a vote of confidence lonighl. The vole was 353 to 0 against an amendment by 58 labor members of parliament urging that the gov ernment's foreign policy slecr a middle course between the United Stales and Russia. It came after Attlee, denying that Britain was "ganging up" with the United States against the Soviet Union, declared "we are not seeking an exclusive Anglo-American alliance." He niade that observation in reply lo a special request that he repudiate Winston Churchill's Fulton, Mo., speech suggesting such an alliance. New York, Nov. 18 —(/P)—Foreign ministers of the United Nations' five great powers met today to see whelher Ihey could work oul what : the British call a new "code of conduct" to restrict the use of the velo in the U. N. security council. The meetind was held at the suggestion of British Foreign Secretary Ernest Bevin, who had circul- laled among Ihe members beforehand several proposals for putting restraints on the veto by .voluntary agreement. Those who attended the session for the United States were Secretary of State Byrnes, Senator Connally (D-Texas) State Department Counsellor Benjamin Cohen and Charles E. Bphlen, Byrnes' Russian expert and inlerprcler. The minislers moved lo lift the velo issue temporarily from the U. N. assembly and add it to their o.wn tasks, finishing the Satellite peace trealies and beginning German peace talks. o Tojo Accepts Blame for Pearl Harbor Injunction First Step in Battle Against Lewis ^^^ i^\ B.* DAVUflnwn. I AUD Truman May Not Get Full Demo Support By JACK BELL Washington, Nov. 18 Signs multiplied today that President Truman will have difficulty getting united Democratic support for whatever, legislative • program he submits to the new Republican- dominated Congress in January. If he hopes to win it, he may have to drop many past proposals. Democratic leaders, still groggy from the Republican election landslide, have delayed any move to organize their forces for their new role in the minority. They apparently are agreed, however, that Mr. Truman will write the official party program in his state of the union message. They seemingly have no intention of attempting to fix objectives, as the Republicans of both House and Senate already have done. Mr. Truman has given no concrete indication yet of the direction he intends to pursue in his recommendations, except to urge that the legislative and executive branches cooperate for the welfare of the nation. But Southern Democrats who iaven'1 gone along in the past with many of the president's proposals . before reaching a hospital. killings were .essential in order that the terror which • they wished to impose on Rome would be effective." • Maj. Gen. I.S.O.. Playfair was the presiding judge for the trial in th'e. .Palace, of iWisdom, .former Ro- sights set on winning control Continued on l-agc Two of Three Local Persons Bag Their Deer With the opening of deer season Ihc success of local hunters varied widely. It seems some had plenty of luck while others apparently just went hunting. On the successful side is A. A. Halbcrl who bagged a 3 - point, ISO pounder the opening day. Lasl Friday his 10 year old son, Charles, on his firsl deer hunt came through with a 140 pounder. State Police Sergeant J. H. Porlerficld also downed a small buck Ihc opening day. While usually Ihc unsuccessful boys don't report, a couple admit- led Ihey didn't have any luck. Then too it is rumored that a local hunter will pay dear with his dough on account of the game warden being too close. But the prize slory making the rounds is about a well - known family living near Hope. It seems they wero cnroutc to i,own wuen a large buck ran across the road in fronl of llicir car, crashed into the proving ground fence and broke his neck. He notified proving ground officials. What happened lo the deer? Your guess is as good as mine. *.* MlCVB Shipment Overseas of the Families of Low Pay Grade Personnel Halted by Army Resident of Saratoga Succumbs Mrs. Mac Rosenbaum, 55, wife of J. Z. Rcsenbaum died Sunday at her home in Saratoga. She is survived by her husband, one son.Joe B. Rosenbaum of Hope; a daughter Miss Jeannette Rosenbaum of Hope; a sister, Mrs. Josse Reed of Texarkana; a brother, D. K. Kickinson of Fulton. Funeral services will be held on Z p. m. Tuesday at the Church of Christ Church in Saratoga with Rev. Milton Peebles in charge. Burial will be in Saratoga Cemetery. Pallbearers: Moiris Kustler, Buddy Lewter, Clyde Rosenbaum, Bill Rosenbaum, Lewis Kusi'nbaiim, Louie Ho well. By JAMES MARLOW Washinglon, Nov. 18 (/I 1 ).— The Army has called a hall to shipping overseas the families of enlisted army men in the four lowest grades: Sergeant, corporal, first class private, and private. Here is an explanation of this move and what it means — the announcement, was made Nov. 9 — as given by officers al the War Department: Under a Ipng-staiiding law all commissioned officers and sergeants of the three top grades — master, staff and technical — arc "ntii'ed to housing or money lo pay for il, even when overseas. The army has been sending over lo them — when they requcsled il — tneir wives and children. II will conlinuc to do so when there's shipping lo carry them' and houses can be found for them. Bul the men in the tour lowest grades — sergeant, corporal, first class private and privale — don't come undo r Ihe 1 a w. Which means: They're not e n t i I led under law lo housing or money to pay for it. But the army had been sendin. Iheir families over, loo, when Ihey asked for them to be sent. And Ihis is why: When the war ended and the army needed men to enlist as re- Sul-irs — to replace some of the millions oil draftees being dis- charged drive. il made a recruiting Many men signing up for two or hrce years were lold — as an in ducement lo joining — lhal if Ihey A'enl overseas and wanled Ihcii lamilios to join them they woulc sent. But this was a verbal promise to ;heso men in the four lowci arc not promised the law as arc the officers and scr grades. They housing under commissioned gcanls in Ihc top three grades. So if Ihc army finds a reason foi nol being able lo send families overseas — as il says il has now — then il can slop sending fami lies of Ihc men in the four lowes grades. And this is Ihe reason the armj says il has lo slop il: 1. Housing is scarce overseas And in Ihis country building ma leiials — which could be sent over seas lo make housing — is scarce 2. Because of limiled funds, Uv army doesn'l have enough monc; lo equip enough ships for movin, the families — even if there wer housing overseas. S o there's backlog ol waiting families. Bul whal of the promises made lo those men who enlisted with the understanding Iheir families would be senl lo join them? If they have more than 18 months to servo overseas, they can Continued ou l-agc Two is being held by Calhoun county officials on open charges, pending investigation of the death of Mrs. Stewart Reddin, 33. Mrs. Reddin died Saturday night afler she was alledgedly slruck by Benson by the sidewalk in downtown ' Hampton, Ark. Charges of negligent homicide have been filed against Godfrey Martin, North Little .Rock Negro, following the death of Van Rilchie, Negro, on a North Little Rock street Saturday night. Witnesses alleged that Martin was driving the ar which slruck and killed Ritchie. Lower Court Judgment Is Upheld Little Rock, Nov. 18 — (/P)— An ndependencc chancery judgment f $3,093.23 against Sheriff Edgar Jaker of the state and the county vas sustained by the Arkansas Su- M-ome Court today. The judgment was the outgrowth of litigalion slemming from a slale comptroller's audit of Baker's accounts in April, 1945, showing'that he sheriff owed $7,387.38 balance or his operations. The suit was a civil action instituted in July, 1945, by the s,tatc 'or Ihc benefil of Independence county. Baker has been sheriff since 1942. n f <ni'anY3'aw-.,school,.- before. a, ; limited -•' audience'of newspapermen and civilians. . ' . ; Laying : the groundwork against the expected defense claims that the .German high .command was responsible for the mass killing, the prosecutor said he had no doubt thai the order came from the high command, "But to obey an illegal order is no defense of a war crime." He said that after an unknown •civilian hurled a bomb which killed the 32 German soldiers, Maellzer telephoned Von "suggested thai Mackensen and reprisals similar Tokyo, Nov. 18— (JP)— Hideki Tojo, Japan's wartime premier, has acknowledged chief responsibility for launching the Pacific war, the prosecution told the Allied War Crimes Tribunal today. It quoted Tojo as ^saying las spring during, questioning- irv Suga mo prison that "I, as senior mem ber (of the cabinet) am chiefly re sponsible" for Ihe attacks on Pearl Harbor, Hongkong, Malaya and the Philippines. Tojo heads Ihe list of 27 alleged warmongers on trial. Joseph W. Ballantinc, special assistant to the U. S. secretary of state, told the tribunal later in the day that the Stale Department had By RAYMOND UAHR Washinglon, Nov. 18 -—(UP) — The government today obtained a temporary injunction requiring United Mine Workers chief John L.. Lewis to uphold his end of the contract with the government for operation of the soft coal mines. Judge T. Alan Goldsborpugh signed the temporary restraining order against Lewis and his union in. response to a petition filed by Attorney General Tom Clark. The proceedings Avere 1 designed to prevent the nationwide soft coal mining shutdown threatened for Thursday. A Justice Department spokesman merely said that the charges upon which the government- ..based its , petition would be made available as quickly as possible. The injunction was obtained as miners answered the government's "stay-at-work" plea with wildcat walkouts in many areas. It was presumed that the government' suit was based upon the contention of Secretary of Interior J. A. Krug, backed up by Clark, that Lewis could not legally terminate his present contract with" the government. ' Lewis, on advice of his'own legal counsel, maintained,, the position that the contract was reopenable and that it could be terminated at his will. , On his basis, he had served notice upon Krug that he was terminating the contract as -ot Wednesday night. • -. 1 The court ordered' a hearing Nov. 27 on the government re- opposed a meeing Roosevelt with the of President then Japanese lo th.ose of Paris and Nantes should be taken." "Vofi Mackensen later asked who was available to be killed in reprisal, and specified that only persons under arresl were to be killed and lhal hostages were not lo be taken," he said. . He said the German SS was ordered to colled hoslages on a basis of 10 for each German soldier killed. They found four persons under death sentence ,17 long term- ers, four held for war crimes, and 208 held for crimes which would have drawn the dealh penally under German mililary law. Premier Fumimaro Konoye in the autumn of 1941, as proposed by Konoye. The department felt, Ballantine said, that if the talks failed, the Japanese leaders would then be "in a position to declare that the United States was responsible." openly hope that Mr. Truman won'.t bring up again such leftovers Irorn the- late President Roosevelt's agenda as anti-poll tax and anti-lynching legislation and proposals to establish a permanent Fair Employment Practices Commission. . New Deal senators and representatives, on the other hand, have seized on a phrase in Mr. Truman's truce message, in which he urged continuance of "a progressive concept of government," as a sign that he intends to continue to follow the Roosevelt line. Senator Pepper (D-Fla), for one, has made it abundantly clear that he wants what he calls a "liberal" program and \vill fight proposals that he feels don't measure up to •that-standard^.,. ^-... .., ..;.-:.... "It is a political truismT however, that a party finds its a little easier to maintain unity, when i n the minority, than when in the majority. That has been demonstrated since the election in Republican differences over leadership and legislalive questions. In contrast to G.O.P. warring over top party posts, there is no indication of an exception by any leading Democrats to the reported White House nod of favor for Gov. Robert S. Kerr of Oklahoma as successor to Robert E. Hannegan as Democratic national chairman. Hannegan is expected to resign soon. .Kerr, who keynoted the 1944 Democratic convention, has been labeled a New Dealer. But some quest for a permanent injuction; It provided that, "unless before such time the order for good cause shown is extended, or unless the defendants consent that it be extended for a longer period," the temporary order shall expire on that date. : In its temporary order, the court recognized the "no contract - no work" policy of the United Mine Workers and said that "the resultant stoppage -in bituminous; coal production will cause great' loss and irreparable damage" to the government. , The court also held ihat "such. stoppage will directly interfere" with governmental operations, and^,, sovereign functions, "arid will a'd-* -'j versely affect great public interest, > ; and wjll seriously endanger, the' " ntiblirvwelfnrf^arh*-snfet'v!' 1 -' -•<-••-<*«» He declared Japan had refused to agree to any acceptable formula for settling the "China incident" and reestablishing American commercial righls in the Pacific and therefore "it was illusory to expect that a meeting between the president and the Prime Minister (Konoye) would have resulted in Japan's giving dependable pledges such as would have assured a peaceable settlement." of the more conservative members of the parly regard him as more acceplable than others who might be chosen. Latesl scrap to crop up among The court reversed a Jefferson circuit verdict awarding possession of a truck, trailer and two horses Belonging to Bob Benford to the J'arrell-Coopcr Lumber Co., to sat- sfy a $1132 mo.rtgagc. J.H. Primm, ?inc Bluff, claimed the properly jy purchase from Benford. The supreme couii held lhal Primm lad not been duly nolificd of the unsatisfied mortgage nade 'the purchase. when he A pelilion for a writ of prohibi- .ion to prevent Chancellor Harry T. Wooldridgc from consolidating "or a single hearing two cases involving the operations of B. D. Ritholz and others in the practice of optomctry al Pine Bluff was dismissed on pelilion ' of Rilholz's counsel. Old Time Vaudeville Is Not Dead, It Has Just Been Modernized to Suit Atom Age Greene chancery was affirmed in quieting the litle of 72.6 acres of farm land lo Mr. and Mrs. M.D. Byers againsl the claim of Mr. and Mrs. E. E. Harris. Jefferson chancery was sustained in its dismissal of a suil by Georgia Penney, Pine Bluff, seeking to sel aside a deed to property which her husband, Alonzo, had transferred to Robert Long. She charged the transfer fraud. was effecled through New Scout Troop Is Organized at Blevins The Boy Scout "Fall Roundup" continues to progress in Hempslead with the organization last week of a new troop. The troop was registered at Blevins and is sponsored by the Blevins Consolidated School. They will be directed by Scoutmaster Neil Watson and Assistant Hob- cTl Core'. By HAL BOYLE New York, Nov. 18 — (/I 1 )— The three grealcsl popular mysteries of modern America arc: What happened lo vaudeville, Juslicc Cralpr, and Ihe old-fashioned crossroads country general slore'.' Well, really Ihe fale of vaudeville isn'l a very well-kept secret. The beau jesl boys like Milton Berle just polished up the usual Joe Miller wheezes with an atom age Iwisl and traded the four-a- day-pork-and-bcans routine for night club conlracts al $10,000 a week or a lousey worse. And as for Juslicc Crater? I just know he stepped into a New York taxi afler a comfortable meal some years ago and rode righl inlo limbo with the meter still ticking. A lot of people with their own shiny crystal balls have their theories, but nobody yet, including New York's finest, have produced the corpus one. Bul I can what happened to the country gen eral slore, the forum of the common people, the conversation fountain where they settled Ihc world's woes, underwrote the local slalesrnan's errors, bel on Ihe neighborhoods faslcst plow-puller, and charted the fair .fair fulure. ' They look Ihe old country general store and moved il lo Ihc cily. They called il a "bar" and made il co-educalional. They took if off the crossroads and put it on a side street and marked it with a mortgaged neon sign. They pul in a mirrow where Ihey used lo slock the calico. In the center of the mirror Ihey stuck a sign: "In God we trust — all others-cash." And if they were real up-to-date somebody from the management %yould scrawl on the inner consolation room: "Kilroy was here." They moved out the snuff nnd the chaw tobacco plus and installed delicti — if there is claim lo have solved in their place a box full of two-bit cigars and cork-lipped cigarcls on the bosom of a girl who was killing lime before Helen Hayes forsook the Ihealcr. They trundled out the cider jugs, loo, and stuck in a lot of fancy colored bolllcs — guaranlecd 90 proof if you don'l 0911111 the waler. The proprjetor quit being an unofficial justice of the peace and became a smooth diplomat and learned a couple of French phrases. He burned up the old cash drawer and boughl a shiny new cash register. He kepi close to it. Nobody played its music but himself. He quit calling in his friends to help setlle the arguments. He bought a baseball bat. People didn't hear any more about the corn wilting "in the North 40 acres." They listened to the sleek chic secretary say, "boys you know my hair doesn't look nice — I had to put the iron to it." And then four hours later they had to play the match game to see who would have get her home. Nobody talked to call a car to any more about the Republicans is over a quiet move by some colleagues to sidetrack Senator Aiken (R-Vt) from Ihe chairmanship of Ihc Labor Committee. This group wants it to go to Senator Ball (R-Minn). Aikcn has frequently supported Iab9r's viewpoint and fought last spring against the Case strike control bill which Congress eventually passed but President Truman vetoed. G.O.P. leaders in both House and Senate are on record for passage of some new bill along that line and are counting on substan- lial Democratic support High Court Gets Election Contests Little Rock, Nov. 18 — (/P) — The Arkansas Supreme Court took under submission today a motion to dismiss an appeal involving election contesls arising from the July 30 Democratic primaries in Garland county. The motion was filed by Rep. James R. Campbell, counsel for Ihe regular Democralic nominees who subsequently were defeated in the general election by the same candidates Ihey had bcalcn in the primaries. Campbell's motion sought three things: 1. To set aside an order advancing Ihe case for early dccisipn. (II originally had been advanced for ' public: wel/arerand-safet^I : In his order, Goldsbbrough provided that the defendants "and each of them and their agents, servants, employes and attorneys, ' and all persons in active concert or participation with them, be and they are hereby restrained pending further order of this court from permitting to continue in effect the notice heretofore given by the defendant John L. Lewis to the sec'- retary of interior dated Nov. 15, 1946." This was Lewis' notice terminating the contract. The order restrains the UMW chief and the union from issuing or otherwise giving publicity to any notice that the present Krug- Lewis agreement has been, is, or will at some furture date be terminated, or become void al any time during government possession, of the mines. It further restrains them from "coercing, instigating, inducing or encouraging" the mine workers to interfere with operation of ..the mines by strike, slow-down, walkout, cessation wise. of work, or other- It also restrains them from interfering with or obstructing the exercise by Krug of his functions under the mine seizure order and Jrom taking any action which would interfere with the court's jurisdiction or would impair, obstruct, or render fruitless the determination of the case by the court. This court aclion, part of the government-Lewis showdown fight; came as more than 35,000 miners jumped the gun with premature walkouts. The government had appealed to the miners to stay on the job. The wave of wildcat walkouts hit at least cighl slates — Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Illinois, Alabama, Kentucky, Ohio, Indiana and Virginia. Western Pennsylvania and Illinois were hardest hit. Virginia Gov. William H. Tuck promised full police protection .for all mines in thai slalc operating under government control. The government's latesl aclion came scarcely two days before the deadline sel by Lewis for termination of the present UMW contract with the government. The miners follow u "no contract, no work" rule. The government's action today paralleled legal moves laken in 1919 when the UMW had ordered more than 400,000 sofl coal miners on slrikc. .. how "The Squire" was squeezing Ihc interest rates. Everybody became a "Fascist trying to corrupt the common people" or a "Communist trying to enlist support among the frightened moneybags lo get the money to destroy them." A plain old-fashioned Republican or a diehard old Democrat was as behind the times as sulphur and molasses, as lonesome as the pioneer mother al birth control mcet- the big pot-bellied stove mg. And submission on', its merits today). 2. To dismiss the case as "moot," and being Washinglon, Nov. 18 The nation's basic — (UP) — industries lhat everybody gathered around? They turned it inlo a long mahogany bar with a foot rail that gave a man something to brace against but didn't keep him warm. Yep, the general store moved lo town. You may miss the crackers, fellows, but the cheese— its still llH'I'Ol 3. Requesting, by stipulation, additional time lo permit him to complete briefs. The suit, on which the motion was made, was dismissed in Garland Circuit Court on the grounds thai affidavils on which the contests were based were not properly notarized. It was broughl by I. G. Brown and olhers against nominees supported by Mayor Leo P. Me- Laughlin of Hoi Springs, alleging irregularilies in the primaries al which Ihe McLaughJin supported candidates were nominated. In the general election. Brown defeated Sheriff Marion Andcrsou, a regular party nominee, and Brown's fellow candidates, members of an ex-servicemen's frac- lion, likewise defeated olher regu lar nominees in all races when Ihr vHi'i-.'ius lirnl nj>|>ri.sitiuii. rushed emergency plans, Jpr:".;fuel conservation today as the-administration waded in for a slugging, showdown battle with Mine Chieftain John L. Lewis over the tjiroat- ened soft coal strike on Thursday. With the blessings of President Truman, Secretary of Ihc Interior J. A. Krug niade the -latest move in the government's fight. He called on Ihe miners to repudiate Lewis' leadership and remain at work under the contract with the government. One high official said Mr. Truman was not spoling tor a fight with Lewis but said Hie explanation for the government's attitude was as "simple as this. Somewhere, sometime, the administration musl find oul \vho is more powerful — Lewis or the government. This looks like the best lime." Lewis has served notice that tha government's contract with his United "Mine Workers (AKL.» \\ill Continued on Page Twa

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