The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on September 14, 1953 · Page 5
Get access to this page with a Free Trial
Click to view larger version
September 14, 1953

The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 5

Publication:
Location:
Blytheville, Arkansas
Issue Date:
Monday, September 14, 1953
Page:
Page 5
Cancel
Start Free Trial

Page 5 article text (OCR)

MONDAY, SEPT. 14, 1953 BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.)' COURIER NEWS McCarthy Says American in UN Admits Red Ties Closed Heoringi On Communists In United Nations Begin j, NEW YORK im— Sen. Joseph B. ~ McCarthy (R-Wis) said today an American woman on the staff of t the United Nations secretariat ad mitted to his committee she was * Communist for five years. McCarthy said a second witness, Julius Reiss, an American employed by the Polish delegation to the U.N. as a documents clerk, balked at answering questions on constitutional grounds. McCarthy's investigations subcommittee began closed hearins today on "Communists in the United Nations." He declned to identify the woman U.N. employe by name but said she admitted having been a Communist Party member from W36 to 1940. He said she declared herself "completely cooperative and witting to give all she knows regard- Ing any Communist links." The McCarthy hearings are closed, but the senator briefs the presi on what transpired. He said the Polish employe formerly used the name of Joel Bemes. McCarthy said Reiss cited constitutional grounds on possible self incrimination for refusing to say U he ever were or is a Communist, or if he were an officer or organ• iaer for the party. Reiss also would not give the names of persons who got him his job at the U.N. and refused to say if a top functionary of the Communist Party was one of them, McCarthy added. McCarthy, before leaving Washington yesterday, said he expects to ' hear most of the 10 or 15 scheduled .witnesses behind closed doors. He said he also will examine testimony the U. S. government print- C. Fowler Nazorene Church To Hold District Meeting Here A district meeting of the Foreign Missionary Society of the Nazarene Church will begin at the Firsl Methodist Church here tonight and will be followed by a district assembly of the church starting tomorrow. Approximately 350 visitors and delegates representing 52 Nazarene Churches In the North Arkansas District are expected to attend the sessions. Principal speaker will be W. C. Powler, missionary for the church In British Honduras, who is now on furlough. The sessions will continue ;hrough Thursday night. They will SB presided over by the Rev. D. I. Vanderpool of San Jose, Calif., general superintendent of the church. The Rev. Joe Bean, is pastor of he host church. Obituary Son of Former Missco Man Dies Word has been received here of the death of Mitchell Johnston, 43, son of N. E. Johnston who formerly lived at Roseland. Mr. Johnston died early Sunday morning alter suffering a heart attack in Alton, 111., where he made his home. Survivors include his wife, three daughters, four sisters, Mrs. Floyd Rector and Thelma Johnston, both of Blytheville, Mrs. Elmer Crawford, Alton, and Mrs. Elmer Brake, Poplar Bluff; and one brother, Casey Johnston, who lives in Texas. Funeral arrangement! are incomplete. U.N. BRITAIN (Continued from Page 1) oreign minister, denounced Yugo- lavia's "arbitrary" administration « u.i,.....«..!„ i,.^-. ^ ^ one E and said Italy "reserves has printed'vMt'amounts i the rl « ht to Present its renewed of U.N. literature without any legal authority to do so. Commodity And Stock Markets- New York Cotton (12:45 quotations) Oct 3325 3325 3320 332C Dec 3350 3352 3345 3346 Mch 3383 3385 3380 3381 . May 3392 3393 3387 3388 New Orleans Cotton (13:45 quotations) Oct 3322 3322 3315 3318 Dec 3350 3350 3343 3343 Mch 3384 3384 3379 3381 May 3390 3390 3385 338' Chicago Corn Sept .... 157 157 154'/ 2 155% Dec .... 145V4 145% 144 144% Chicago Wheat Sept .... 190'i 191!-i 187'/ 2 187'/ 2 Dec .... 194% 195'/, 191% 19iy s Chicago Soybeans Sept .... 259% 260 255% 255% Nov .... 2561/4 256% 253V 4 253% Mch .... 258 258 2551/, 255% Mcy .... 257% 257% 254% 254% New York Stocks (12:45 quotations) A T snd T 153% Amer Tobacco 72 Anaconda Copper 29% Beth Steel 45 Chrysler 64?< Co-a-Cola 108VS Gen Electric 70H Gen Motors 54 Vj Montgomery Ward 55% N y Central 199i Int Harvester 24"'» J C Penny 69 Republic Steel 41% Radio 22^ Socony Vacuum 31 Vi Studebaker 23 ',<• Standard of N J 68 Texas Corp 50% Sears 5614 U S Steel 34% Sou Pac 37% Livestock NATIONAL STOCKYARDS, HI. Wl—(USDA)—Hogs 10,000; opened active; later slow; 200 Ib up 25-40 higher; lighter weights and sows 50-75 higher; choice 200-250 Ib 25.5026.65; few loads early 25.75; heavier weights scarce; 170-190 Ib 24.0025.25; 150-170 Ib 22.50-24.25; 120-140 Ib 19.S0.21.75; sows 400 Ib down . 22.50-24.00; load choice 250 Ib 24.50; heavier sows 20.25-22.50; boars 13.50-17.00.' Cattle 10,000, calves 2,200; little done; few choice steers fully steady at 24.50-26.25; cows finding 'slow sale; -early deals about steady on utility and commercial at 10.5013.00; canners and cutters 7.0010.50; bulls and vealers steady; utility and commercial bulls 11.0013.00; canner and cutter bulls 8.0010.00; good and choice vealers 17.00-23.00; few prime 25.00; utility and commercial 11.00-16.00. protests to competent international forums." • He said that under present conditions, Tito's invitation last weekend for new direct conversations could not be accepted. The Belgrade government "cannot and must not assume the heavy responsibility' 'of rejecting the plebiscite proposal, Pella declared. He | warned the nations "having a determining authority in this matter" that a solution "permits no further delay ' lest it become a cause "for throwing humanity into ruins, tears and blood." Pella spoke at Rome's city hall on the 10th anniversary of the defense of Rome against German occupiers after the Allied - Italian armistice in World War IT. He was enthusiastically applauded. (Continued from Page 1) and by the five "neutrals." 2. That the conference take the form of a round-table but that decisions must obtain the unanimous agreement of both belligerent sides in Korea. 3. That the conference settle Korea's future and then go on to other Far Eastern questions. The United States has consistently maintained that a Korean settlement must be followed by a general Far East conference with a wider membership. 4. That as soon as the composition of the conference is settled through negotiation, the two belligerent sides in Korea consult and make arrangements for the place and time of the conference. This last proposal ignored the United States, which was designated by the Assembly to consult on the time and place with the Communists. The Americans have asked the Reds, via Sweden, for talks on these points and have suggested that the Korean parley convene about Oct. 15 in either eneva, San Francisco or Honolulu. The Korean armistice agreement specifies that the conference begin on or before Oct. 28. PAGE FIVE DEMOCRAT Four Traffic Accidents Here Four traffic accidents occured Saturday afternoon and night, according to police reports. S. R. Pate and Mrs. A. H. Webb were involved in an accident at Main and Second, streets; Billy Hopper and Cecil Martin were involved in a collision at Main and First streets; Clean Wright and Dorman Chastaln were drivers of cars in an accident at Ninth and Walnut streets. All mishaps occurred Saturday afternoon causing some damage to all cars involved. J. D. Eatmon and. Raymond Hall were involved in an accident ati First and. Walnut streets Saturday night causing damage to both vehicles. (Continued from Page 1) til a later date, If the study group Is a "fair" one. Party leaders Joined In a chorus of challenge to the Republicans as the Democrats began their two- day rally with inner party frictions hidden under an outward coat of harmony. Shout Defiance Former Gov. Adlai E. Stevenson of Illinois, the 1952 presidential nominee, and former President Truman led a list of Democratic notables who shouted defiance to the Eisenhower administration and promised a fighting congressional campaign next year on foreign policy, farm and big business Issues. Stevenson told a rally of Democratic women last night that "it begins to look as if we might need a crusade and I would be happy to lead it." In this allusion to President Eisenhower's "crusade" of last year, the former Illinois Governor came closer than ever before to indicating his availability for the party's 1956, nomination. Perhaps with this possibility in mind, Truman has introduced Stevenson as the "No. 1 Democrat, in the United States." Quickly Stevenson replied he didn't think there would ever be another "Mr. Democrat" so long as Truman was alive. But at this meeting, Stevenson POWs A new warmth fiber used In some boys' clothing is made from natural gas and common salt. STOP COLD AT ITS SOURCE! WITH LENNOX WW-J Cover those cold windows and walls with a curtain of warm, clean air ... stop drafts before they start! Lennoi Perima-flo Heating, with slim, inconspicuous air diffusers in the floor, is the most perfect heating you can get ... and costs less than conventional systems! It's the sensational new development of famous Lennoi Aire-Flo Heating — same dependability, same economy, and even greater comfort. We'll be glad to make a free estimate of your heating needs. Call us today. CITY ELECTRIC CO. 109 S. Fifth Phone 8181 (Continued from Page 1) emotion. Others ripped open their shirts to show the Red observer teams tatoos on their chests of Nationalist Chinese flags, and slogans. Throughout the transfer, Gen. Thorat explained to the representatives of the repatriation commission what action he was taking and received approval from the Czech, Polish, Swiss and Swedish members. Meanwhile, the four-nation truce supervisory commission met at Panmunjom in that its chairman called a routine session. Maj. Gen. Sven Grafstrom, Bedish delegate and chairman, said the commission received statistical reports from its supervisory teams stationed in North and South Korea and scheduled another session Tuesday. He said the Polish delegate did not bring up his expected protest in the case of Jan Hajdukiewicz, a polish interpreter, who last week bolted to American political asylum. Communist members of the Joint Military Armistice Commission so far have given no indication if and when they will reply to an Allied demand for an accounting of almost 3,500 Allied troops once known to have been prisoners but never released or reported dead. li th« unmistakable star despite the presence here of Democrats from almost every faction In the party except Southern balkers like Govs. James p. Byrnes of South Carolina and Allan Shivers of Texas. Truman, who lunched and dined with Stevenson yesterday sounded a call to party members to "go home and get in position so the Democrats will do what Is necessary to save the country." The former President remarked at another point that "there never Is anything but harmony in the Democratic party." Truman has urged party members to take off the gloves in criticizing President Eisenhower and his administration. Mitchell Criticizes National Chairman Stephen Mitchell, not quite willing to go so far, voiced sharp criticism at a news conference at Democrats who might seek election to Congress on Elsenhower's coattalls. Although Democratic leaders in Congress generally have contended the President's proposals got approval of this year's Congress only because of Democratic support, Mitchell said he doesn't believe coattail riding will work. \ "I don't know if Eisenhower will be able to help elect anybody to Congress in another year," he declared. Rep. Rayburn of Texas, the House minority leader, predicted that next year the Democrats will be criticizing the Republicans "not for what they have done, but for what they haven't done." Sen. Monroney (D-Okla) snld the minority party will "try to give the country back to the people nnd not to General Motors." The latter was a reference to the statement of Secretary of Defense Wilson that what was good for the country was good for General Motors, and vice versa. All of this firing at the Rcpubli- cans served to distract attention temporarily from the party's own inner troubles, scheduled to come to a boil later In the day in series of panel sessions preceding a $100 a plate dinner tonight. Sen. Douglas (D-I11), billed as the principal speaker, planned an attack on what he contends is big business influence on the Eisenhower administration. Douglas was to share time with 11 other party notables, including Stevenson and Truman. Internal Strife The internal strife within the party centered around proposed efforts by dissident Southern m I n- bers to do something about the so- called loyalty pledge adopted at last year's national convention. Gov. Hugh White of Mississippi, a late arrival, was looked upon as the most likely author of any attack on the^ pledge. It could only come as a resolution, which Rayburn snicl there wns doubt that the conference has authority to act upon in nny event. FUEL OIL G. 0. POETZ OIL CO. "/ Sell That Stuff" Phone 2089 Off ice & Bulk Plant- Promised Land Dine Tonight At kA • • ~ Moultrie Court Restaurant No. Highway 61 Phone 2473 -SPECIALS- Sniall Beef Tenderloin Fresh River Catfish Wrapped with Bacon With Waffle Potatoes Wlth French Fnes $1.25 $1.50 SPECIALIZING IN STEAKS — CHICKEN — SEAFOOD Coll us today! We arc YOUR CERTIFIED IINNOX DEALER EGG FACTORY? At the Feeders Supply Co., 513 East Main St., and al H. L. Halsell farm at Promised Land, there are "egg factories" in operation. We hope to he in full production soon and then we will be able to furnish lots of caj.,j Layena eggs. Get your eggs in the checkerboard Layena carton and taste the diference..j FEEDERS SUPPLY CO. 513 East Main Phone 3441 x\\\\\\\\\\\\\\w; Tha pledge, exacted from most delegates to the 1962 convention, put them on their word to use every honorable means of getting the national ticket on the ballot In their states under the Democratic label. Former Sen. Blair Moody of Michigan told a news conference this was only a "right, to vote" pledge and ought to be carried out in that spirit at the 1956 convention. Jacob M. Arvey, Illinois national commltteeman, said In an interview he was opposed to dropping the pledge. It was evident party leaders hoped to bury the controversy with a study group, at least for the duration of next year's campaign. There was no question in th« minds of most of the delegates here that, despite the fact he lost four Southern states to Elsenhower and polled only 89 electoral votes last year, Stevenson Is still tin favorite of the party. Sen. Anderson (D-NM) said he was "amazed to find the amount of support there is here for Stevenson." With the Courts (Civil Division — D. Canale and Co., vs. C. A. Hindman. doing business as Two States Produce Co., suit to collect $2,231.30, plus Interest, on account. GEM THEATRE "Ojceo/o's Finest" MONDAY • TUESDAY ALWAYS A DOUBLE FEATURE THEATRE Phone 4621 Show Starts Weekdays |= 7:08 p.m. Sat. & Sun. == 1:00 p.nu AIR CONDITIONED BY REFRIGERATION On Our Wide Vision Metallic Screen PLUS CARTOON & SHORT TUES • WED • THURS • FRI First Blytheville Showing 4 BIG DAYS! every thrill of its amazing A Man-turned-Monster and the Beauty he craves!, WARNERCOLOR VINCENT PRICE • FRANK LOVEJOY • PHYLLIS KIRK CWOIYN JOMS PAUL f ICERHI ic.i,. •-,.. unit mil ,.»«»..jnw JOT.,.,«».. mil mon PLUS CARTOON & COMEDY LENNOX HEAT.NG GAS INSTALLATION Serving Northeast Arkansas And Southeast Missouri /"AD DIED AIR CONDITIONING WVKKItK an d HEATING JANITROL HEAT.NG CITY ELECTRIC COMPANY 109 SOUTH FIFTH BLYTHEVILLE PHONE 8181 DELCO HEATING ELECTRICAL SERVICE Serving Northeast Arkansa* And Southeast Missouri

Get full access with a Free Trial

Start Free Trial

What members have found on this page