Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on October 9, 1958 · Page 10
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Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas · Page 10

Hope, Arkansas
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Thursday, October 9, 1958
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MOM STAR, MOM, AIKANSAI Downtown Areas Are Fighting Back By SAM OAWS6N AF* Business News Analyst NEW YORK (API— The- dmvn- Iwvn nrcns of Ihfi nflllon's cities ni-o fighting bnrk. Tlitfy tiiU'n brrn istranslcd by traffic, Ins) hht-dps of customers 1" !)'(' suburbs nnH ilie shopping rontrrs, nnd srrn oh( t n<! bliRhlcti nlifl furnrfl fttli . ttmv morr (Inn .*00 urban c«n- ters with a totnl foobillntion of -1!i tnillion liavn programs to fiRlit shims and blight. FrdM-al lloitsin/! Administrator Albert M Coin reports Tlipy nre rcaMnir'd through 41 sUitos- hrportmrlil store ?n]t>£ .Iff pn'1- ing up I' 1 l^t yem'S rrcortl level —although many report Ihpir prnf- its depend henvily oh incoitid from their suburban brnnrhps. The Controllers' Conprers of .hf Nntionnl Retail MerrhithtR Assn. say? its members look for better retail sales in dPtJtuihieht nnd specialty stores for the rest of the year with Christmas trade volume prospects eppeeiiilly bright. Leonard L. Farbei, president of the Inlernnttonal founeli of Shopping Centers, is tor from convinced, however, He insists Hint the day of the doWntovWi stoie is over, except IP the largest i-ille* where they will cater to apartment house dwellers. Certainly for n tlnie doVntown invons were slipping badly. A . Bu,- renu of the Census survey of 3fi dkjwtRlown slh o p p i n g districts ;slioWed that over six years their • snips pained by 1 4 per cent, while .total U.S. retail sales were f'o- inR up 32 per cent Then some, cities began sprue- , ing up. .Tust two examples out of many; San Diego nnd Cincinnati 'report that pinned programs of Store modernization are credited with increasing sales of various stores by 10 to 30 per cent within a few months. (Downtown areas have other problems besides the flight of , store customers to the suburbs. /- One that crops up in many cities is the migration of industry to -. outlying areas with n considerable ' loss in tax revenues. The Ameri- L can Society of Planning Officials "says this can be halted only by an active fight on blight. ill-. favors forming community Industrial development corporations to acquire sites nnd finance ' (building m ce n t r -a 1 Industrial areas nnd the allotting to Industry of sections denied of residential slums. And the Federal Housing Ad"' ministration urges enforcement of soimd housing and related codes and comprehensive community plrmninff for future development as essential to urban renewal. Court Forbids Huff to Hear Contest IiTTTLE ROCK (API—The Ar- Ifn'isns Stmreme Court today for- Ijnde Circuit Judge C Flovtl Hulf of Hot Springs tn hear ihr> Carland. County Sheriff's election con- tost, Tlie contest involves renqmina- tion at the Democratic primary nf Phnviff Leonard Ellis. Clyde IS Wilson, who ran second to Ellis, claims ho nctunllv wns nominated. The Supreme Court disqualified Huff in the case Ellis had nskerl Huff to tnUe such action but the circuit ludgp had refused. Apy legnl orders mndo in the 'ensp by Huff since IK? rejected 35111s' motion will be set aside - A snpcial judtie- Will take over. h\(t the Supreme Court did not snooify how ho would be selected "Prosnrnfiblv he could be appointed 'by Jiuff with nnprovnl of attor- •'rjpv.s for both skies. H\iff wns under n tcmuornrv ir,- juncfion bv one iustice to hold u/i 8c"on Jn the case. The matter was submitted (o P 'lh,Q erjtiro court Monday, ^ Hypnosis Fails on ths Weak Minded . JJTTU2 ROCK (AP1—The abil- j(y to resist hypnosis is not n sign of n strong mind, ji Little Rock •physician saicj yesterday. jpn the contrary, it's often n rpind that rebels asainst pnosis, said Dr T- Pvel Brown a civic club talk. P ( ro\vn predicted that \v}thin a year? rnpny Arkansas jtnd deniists will be quali- In tho use ot hypnosis in the pf pain- Thii Coupon Good For Tim Coupon Good For 25 Extra Gold Bond Stamps Wllh HIP riirehuse of Ono Vt-Oz. 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