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-""*«A.C*'" ( #$&SSS»^«*«^ HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Bikini § Natives Are Moved By DON WHITEHEAD Rongerik Island. Feb. 26 — Iff) — Islanders displaced in prepartion for atomic bomb tests will arrive here in a few days from Bikini atoll to build new homes on lovely, uninhabited island. this There will be no housing problcni for the 167 men. women and children when they reach here March 2. Tents will house them temporarily while they are building thatch-roffed 'tomes. All they have to do is cut down a few palm trees for timbers, then thatch them with pandanas leaves, beautiful and Bikini. The _Rogerik is .more richer island than heavy vegetation forms almost a jungle of undergrowth in contrast where an atom bomb will be ex ivut.iv M*i mi'iit vyuiuw »viu wu t.^- ut:uiiiti cuiuinies occausc tna plotted over a guinea pig fleet this would lay bare the Fascist or re- surinc. actionary regimes in countries three times such as Spain. Portugal. Switzcr- spring. Rongerik is about „_ _,. ... 0> larger than Bikini and roughly land, Sweden and Argentina and triangular. Coconuts here are three would reveal all the elements of or four times the size of those on collaboration of certain interests in Bikini, and food is plentiful. "-- *"••--' •-'Crabs scuttle about by the hun dreds on the coral docks. Fish the Allied countries with these regimes. U i.-u.j v /.. *..w ^«»«i uwrvo. A ion "Such genuine quadripartite -ac- swim up on the beach with each tion would completely upset the ap- wave. then dart back into the clear plecart for plans o'f compromise torquoise depths. regarding Germany's external as- Our party came to Rongrik by sets in their interest of trade and -;avy seaplane so that Lt. Cmdr. commerical advantages, and in Harold Grieve. Los Angeles, an the interest of avoiding the cre- architect in civil life, could plan the ation of 'too radical' regimes in new village. the future." Lt. (jg) W. E. Stirealt. of The witness had further criti- •~*- *j&' "• -*-«. vjfciit-aii,. ui A uc wiinuss naa iiuiner cnti- Emily, Minn., set the plane down cisms of the way German affairs rlf*f \X T F»Prv Hnrtr fnr*nl VioaHc Q nrf t^vi- ar-n V»rti»-\rr n»\ «->«:» : n i _. i »r.. \ between dark coral heads and taxied within 200 yards of the beach. The party clambered into rubber life rafts and paddled ashore. While the commander and Seaman Charles Bogardus 3938 Garfield Ave.. St. Louis, selected the village site, some members of the party swam in the clear water or climbed coconut trees and tossed down nuts. "Now this is the way people should live," said Stirewalt. "Just climb a tree and pick off your lunch." | Radioman James R. Brewton, of j Merritt Island, Fla., cracked open I a coconut and drank cool, sweet ? milk. * "Well, there's one thing certain," f he said, "we could learn a lot from '; the islanders about democracy." i "That's true." said Stirewalt ' and the rest of the group agreed. i Rongerik's new inhabitants will i be brought from Bikini in an LST 1 (Landing Ship-tank). They will be loaded aboard ship with all their chattlees March 1. The LST will carry food and water to help support them until they are settled. o— : L R, Tigers May Not Be H. S, Champs By CARL BELL Little Rock, Feb. 26 —Iff}— The Arkansas Athletic Association is investigating the eligibility of Little Rock's outstanding basketball center, Chester Owen, the result of which might — within the realm of P9ssibility — be a move to disqualify the* Tilers as Arkansas high school conference champions. The facts of the case are these: The Fort Smith Giants of the Western Association, a professional baseball club, announced that Owen, former Little Rock American Legion junior player, had signed a' contract with them last September for the 1946 season. { An unidentified school,, authority agKed AAA President Jariies .Abra- book pertaining AAU rules st -„.- of Lonoke to rule oh-whether O£>en;was eligible to play with LIttle--R6ck high school during the 1 current season. Abraham said he was investigating the case. Whether Owen is declared ineligible and the Tigers forced to forfeit games they have won aparent- ly depends upon how far the AAA, which has jurisdiction over the Big 16, will interpret and enforce a technicality. One of the Arkansas Athletic Association's eligibility stipulations is that an athlete, in order to participate in high school athletics, "must be an amateur as defined in the rules of the latest AAU (Amateur Athletic Union) hand- ng to amateurism." state that an athlete must be considered a professional if he has received pay for his services, has been given a "public tryout" or has solicited "employment by a professional team." Thus, the eligibility status of the Tiger star would depend upon yvhether the AAA considered signing a contract as soliciting em- . loyment and was willing to enforce the point. Fort Smith baseball club officials disclosed that Owen had not received money from the Giants and had not been given a public tryout. Could Adam Eat the Apple with Stomach Ulcer Pains? The biblical story of Adam eating a row apple might never have fame to pass had he suffered after-eating pains. Don't ignore, your sufferings. Try Udgo for relief of ulcer and stomach pains, indigestion, gas pains, lor heartburn, burning sensation bloat and other conditions caused by excess acid. Gel a 25c box of Udga Tablets from your druggist. First dose must convince or return to us nd Get DOUBI F YOUR MONEY BACK. Accuse Allies Tried to Freeze Out Russia Washington, Feb. 25 —(&}— A former military government official contended today that an attempt is being made to freeze Russia out of a search for German assets in such countries as Spain and Argentina. The contention was voiced to the Senate war mobilization subcommittee by Russell A. Nixon, former acting director of the division of investigation of cartels and external assets, office of military government in Germany. Nixon told senators in testimony made public today: "I charge elements in both the U. S.. British and French foreign offices with consciously maneuvering to prevent all tour (occupying! powers from being involved in the to the sparse growth on Bikini search for external assets in the neutral countries because that are being administered. He clared: d- 1. The war industry potential of I. G. Farbcn, giant German chemical trust, has not been eliminated , as it was ordered to be. 2. No decartelization law been promulgated. has 3. The denazification program is incomplete. Nixon told the senators lhat "our drive to divest Germany of its external wealth has bogged down and is profoundly jeopardized." "The U. S. State Department, together with the British and French foreign offices," he asserted, "have maneuvered to split the quadripartite German external property commission into eastern and western units' and are proceeding to crystallize this split among the four powers in regard to the external assets problem." Basketball Results By the Associated Press East Ellis Island Coast Guard 45; lona College 40. ™ Kin , )?s p O'nt Merchant Marine 52; Maryland 25. South Catawba 64; Davidson 58 Magnolia (Ark.) A. and M. 52; Hendrix 50. Delaware 48; Drexel 41. Catholic University 44; Western Maryland 36. Midwet Monmouth 54; Knox (111.) 45. Simpson 63; Drake 52 Peru (Nebr.) 66; Nebraska Wcs- leyan 45. Central (la.) 55; Parsons 43 Upper Iowa 65; Buena Vista 56. St. Ambrose 50; Cornell (la.) 46. St.^Louis University 44; Creighton 39. Concordia Seminary 55; Wesleyan 41. Illinois Oklahoma A. and M. 35; Wichita University 24. Missouri Valley 49; iRockhurst 45 Wentworth Military Academy 51; Kemper Military 50. Notre Dame 57; Northwestern 50. Southwest North Texas State 54; East Texas State' ;52.. : , '••„-.; . -...-: ^Arkansas 53; Texas' 1 A; and M. 45. Phillips University (Okla.) 48- Southwestern State (Kas.) 42 Howard Payne 38; Austin College 30. Abilene Christian 52; Texas Wesleyan 40. Lowry Field 47; Fort Warren 41. Far West Peperding College 53; Los Alamitos Naval Base 35. Oregon 43; Idaho 40. College of Puget Sound 84; Col lege of Idaho 32. Fights Last Night By the Associated Press Boston — Cleo Shans, 138? ^ a Angeles, outpointed Dave Andrews, 140, Lowell, (10). Kansas City — Roy Miller, 164, Kansas City, stopped Ray Spurlock, 162, Kansas City, 6. Howard Jackson, 120, Kansas City, out- Dointed Jesse Salzar, 123, Omaha, Neb., 6. Houston, Claus, Buffalo ,4. (Weights" unavailable;. Tex. — Tony Zale, knocked out Bobby By United Press New York (Broadway arean) — Joe Reddick, 157, Palerson, N. J., outpointed Jerry Fiorello, 161, New York, 10. • New York (Park arcan) —Vince La Salva, 147 1-2, Mt. Vcrnon, N. Y., outpointed Henry JJordan, 151, Atlantic City, 8. Jersey City, N. J. — Frank Foreda, 195 3-4, Jersey City, stopped Mike O'Dowd, 189 1-2, New York, Mane hester, N. H. — Tommy Wells, 127, Manchested, stopped Steve Bellus, 128, Toronto, 7. Burlington, Vt. — Buster Beau IWUN MufNty UALK.. xjuj un£ ion, vi. —• ouster xseati- John P. Cox Drug company and drug Pre, 114, Burlington, stopped Phil stores everywhere. —Adv. meltram, 140, Montreal, 3. DO YOU NEED CASH? We will loon you m7ney on your Car, Furniture, Livestock, etc., or if your car needs refinancing see Tom McLarty at the Hope Auto Company, 220 West Second street in Hope, Arkansas. C °" rrovers ' ql Sf ' LaWrenC L Seqw " y Now Scen as Secur 'ty Measure MINNESOTA ' "" **<« ^ "-VC v f-w VVj-* it''*-1 V»- fiit. Wntorwoy open to Soult Sto. Marie From DuluHi to Liver pool is 4544 miles by seowoy; 5100 via New York. Import goods of New York must now be transshipped 1300 miles by rail to Duluth. ^^mmmm ^•iV,;. -^/t'*^.*?',*'.' 1 ' WISCONSIN NEW YORK: Bi'jgesf costs and problems come at 48-mile stretch ol International Rapids where channel must be deepened to 27 feet and huge hydroelectric clams builf. St. Clair, Detroit f.ivcr channels must be deepened. * Chicago ILLINOIS Wellond Canal needs drcdg ing for ocean-going ships. PENNSYLVANIA on eastern ports and railroads and become a ar f eource 11;c -' usc °f c '°:il oi' other war-critical materials. Ark. Druggist Expect Boom in'Baby Goods Little Hock, Feb. 2(i —(/P)— Ark- nsiis druggists were told today jhey could expect to prosper from I the sale of baby goods during 19-10 I Oan Uennick of New York .editorial director of Drug Topics, pre- i dieted in a convention address | that there would be a record crop of babies this year, rivalling the high rate of 1943 which resulted from wartime marriages, Uennick spoke at n combined meeting of the Drug Travelers Association of Arkansas and the Arkansas Pharmaceutical Association. "1 can very definitely assert that 19-IU will see more baby goods bought in this one year than in any other year in history," he said ["While the birth rate in 1043 was i higher, this year we will have a i laiger quantity of baby goods available." Negro Held in Death of Missouri Girl Jefferson City. Feb. 2G —Wi— Floyd Cochnmc, 34, Columbia Negro charged yesterday with the murder of his wife, Mae j Ana Cochrane, made admissions to officers early this morning im-: plicating himself in the slaying of I Mary Lou Jenkins, 20. Col. Hugh H. Waggoner, superintendent of the state highway patrol, announced, j "This is the first break in the ! Jenkins case," Colonel 'Waggoner i said. i Cochrane lived near the Jenkins ! home until a few years ago and I was known to the Jenkins family, i Waggoner said. Cochrane has been removed from Columbia pending further investigation, i Miss Jenkins, a graduate of Stephens college at Columbia, was found raped and strangled at the I home of her parents in Columbia early February 6. o Baylor Accepts Invitation to NCAA Tournament Bryan. Tex., Feb. 2G —(/Pi- Baylor University, Southwest Conference basketball champion, will represent the Sixth District, composed of Texas, Arizona and Arkansas, in the NCAA cage tournament at Kansas City, March 22 and 23. University of Arkansas Coach Gene Lambert, who broupht his runner-up Razorbacks here for a two-game series with Texas A. and M., made the anouncement as chairman of the district selection committee. He said Coach Bill Henderson had accepted for Baylor. Just a Couple of Kids David Rogowski, Iwo-ycnr-old Milwaukee boy, broke his leg recently. When the company that furnishes the family with goat mill: heard ab.out the accident, it decided David should have\ e for company, during his convalescence, so they sent over "Busier" a wcck-.old billy goat. The kids seem quite.pleased with each other. Good Trick—With Mirrors Oaklawn Entries for Thursday First Race — $1,000 mdn. 3 yos; 6 furs. Manda's First 113; ipso Bound 118; Gypsyy Lea 113; River Pat 118; Steppin Lively 118; Jeanna J. x!08; Puddle Jumper x!13; Infinity Will 118; Master Carl 118; Infinotto 118; Auditor 118. (lit. Second Race — $1,000 mod 3 yos; 6 furs. Whisktiger 118; Laundry Boy 118; Can't Sweep x!08; Export 118; Amberley 118; Dental Chair 118; Make It Easy 118; Miss Golightly 113; Chance Dance xl!3; Vinita General 118; Comclately 113; Buck Sergeant x!13; (12). Third Race — $1,000 ale. 3 yos; G furs. Prince Snow 112; Burg Heir 112; Kennock 118; Persian Rug 115; Vegas Pesty 115; Sixty's Third 112; Carlasuc xlOS (.7). Fourth Race — $1,200. ale; 4 yos up; 6 furs. Night Crawler x!07; See D 118; Fergic's Ariel }07; Play Bob xllO; Tctros Jr. 112;;Ariel Actress 108; Another Night 110; Son of Tarra 110; Huri Horn Hari xl!3. (9). Fifth Race — $1,200, ale. 4 yos up; 6 furs. My Tct Rambler 115; Bob's Dream 112; Prince Bciltro 115; Airpan 115; Roytig 110; Allisonia 113; Rock wood Lou x!05; Granlag 112; Claremont Miss 107; Bill G 115. (10). Sixth Race — $1,000. ale. 4 yos up; 6 furs. Valdina Date xllO; ted Mosquero 110; War Wise 107; Flying Connie 105; Rosenite 105; Go'ld Boy 110; Irish Wash 110; Hop Picker xl!3; Dodo's Girl 110; Corn Dodger 110. (10). Seventh Race — $1,000 ale. 4 yos up ;6 furs. Flyoma 107; Youroff 113; Bill Monahan x!07; Sphalerite 112; Coley Bay 112; Plaidloch x!07; Miss Ethel x!05; Wise Paisano x!13; Nod 115. (9i. Eighth Race — $1,100 clrng. 4 yos up; 1 1-6 miles. Gourmet 115; Milk Route 115; Wise Chance 115; Star- goo 109; Trimdem 111; Brown Mate 112. (6). Basketball Scopes By The Associated Prefes College T Arkansas Tech 66; College of the Ozarks 36. Magnolia A. and M. 52; Hendrix 50. Arkansas State 42; Arkansas State Teachers 39. High School Little Rock 95; Fordyce 28. Carriden 47; Hope 26. IRRITATIONS OF EXTERNAL CAUSE Eczema, acno pimples, simple ringworm, tetter, salt rheum, humpa (Uackhemln;, and ugly broken-out Bkin. Millions re- lievo itching, burning and soreness of these miseries with tliiasimplehrjine treatment. Black and Whito Ointment goes to work at once. Aids healing, works I ho antiseptic way. 25 years success. 10c, 2i>c, 50e sizes. Purchase prh'O refunded if you're not sati.-ifieo!. Use- only as directed. Vital in cleansing is Rood soap. Enjoy Black and While bkin Soap daily, Barons to Have Many New Players i By WILLIAM H. TILLY , Birmingham, Ala., Feb. 27 •—i UP)— Memo In Southern Association baseball fans: Don I go to a Birmingham game this eason with just the price of your ticket. Brim? along a little c\ i i change for a program. You'll need il. A new face in every position" was the way General Manager Paul Florence saw the l!)4(i edition ; of the Birmingham Barons today. ; Only nine Barons on the pre-sea- '' son roster of (i() saw service with ! the team last year. Ten others were with the club before they went into service. The remainder was recruited by Florence and Manager Frank Snyder. : In an optimistic mood over the I Unions' chances in the loop, Flor: once extended sympathies to Snyder. i "1 pity the poor manager who jhas to pick a team from tilis line- 1 up. ' he explained. Boh Reid, hard-hitting, sure-snagging first baseman purchased from. Atlanta, was the only man on the i osier virtually assured of a starting spot. But stiff competition and steady^ relief was promised from Tom Canavan. a newcomer carrying gold-plated recommendations. Another diamond debutante :from whom a good showing is expected jis William Daniel, outfielder who | hit .275 for Columbia, S. C., last ! year. | Frank Mullins, shortstop who played with a fast service team at | Tampa. Fla., last season, was an! other addition eyed hopefully. j The managers were waiting to see | six foot live inch C'armel Castle in i action in the outfield, where Florence said the t outsi/ed outfielder could hustle his 205 pounds with | the stride of a deer. ! Opportunities were rampant in | the catching spot, with 12 contest- janls campaigning for the plate job. I' red Smith, who hung up several years of experience with service : teams after leaving the Barons, was among the brighter prospects I Thirty pitchers, only six of them | holdovers. josUed each other Un- favored listing. Will Guise, a returnee, :>nd Ed Burtschcy, a new: comer were receiving pie-practice i regard. Nego Held for Fraud Green String Part Surprise Evidence Tahhquah, Okla., Feb. 27 —(/Pi— A piece of green string that led from a lonely hilltop east of here to Furl Smith, Ark., was part of the net of surprise evidence Hint today iiarl bound Vance J. I.owery, suspended Indian agent, over for trial on a murder charge in connection with Ihe shooting of his attractive Cherokee secretary, Miss Juanila Duller. Lowery. 40, himself part Indian, was bound over to district court for trial in April or May following a preliminary hearing yesterday but be was free under $3,000 bond granted the day after the Jan. 2:i shooting. Sheriff W. T. Thorne testified bc- lore 1'eace Justice George Corn lhat he had traced the government- i owned automobile, in which Low- jery and Miss Butler were riding, to I a lonely sput on Welling mountain, j remote from the Tahlequah-Slilwell highway. The former agent and Miss Bul: ler were returning to Tahlequah on ; the night of her death after a business trip to Sallisaw, Okla. Sheriff Thorne also tcslified that he had found a broken rum bolllc a piece of green siring, two sofl drink bottles and scvcral bottle : caps on the hilltop, as v.'cll as a bullet embedded in a tree. The sherif told the court he had ' traced the rum bottle and Ihe string to a Fort Smith drug store. Dr. John Mutt, a hospital physician, testified Lowery had told him that both he and Miss Butler had a drink of rum on the night ot the shooting. The bullet from the three. June Bliss, special prosecutor told the court has been shown in laboratory tests to have come from the gun which killed the woman. The cat- was riddled with five bullel holes wlu.-ii Lowery brought Mi.ss Butler to a hospital here. Mrs. Sabie Donohue, nurse, testified that Lowery said the woman had died "after a heart attach " Later, the nurse said, a single bul- lel wound was found on tne left .side of her body. Lowery, who is married, afterward lold sheriff Thorne thai Ihe girl accidentally shot herself with a pistol taken from a glove compartment of the car. Snow Blankets Most of the | Middle West j By United Press - Snow covered a large part of the middle wesl today as the tempcra- I lure dropped sharply. i Sub-zero temperatures were reported general throughout eastern South Dakota, Minnesota and northwestern Iowa. Three to six inches ol snow covered the north central slates. Coldest spot in the nation was Aberdeen, S. D., where Ihe mercury dropped lo 21 degrees below x.ero, romperalurcs below zero prc- Wednesday, February 27, 1946 New 40 Pound Baby Hippo For Zoo Chicago. Feb. 25 — (/Pi— The 40-pound bundle of joy born lo Bebe the hipopolamr^ has Hrookfiolc! /oo attendants and visitors guessing. They are asking iC it's a he hippo or a she hippo, but Ihe matter won't be decided until Ihe young 'un comes out of Ihe pool where it arrived, two days late, early Sunday. Prolific Bebe, who also has given birth to two female ' calfs. immediately showed her- ' self and attentive mama, nudging her sixth offspring's head above water so that it could breathe. The conduct of Papa Toto, Bcbc's spouse of many years, was not so exemplary. (Vanished to bachelor quarters after n spal with Bebe hist Jiiiiuary, he was catching peanuts three tanks .away. Strange new glass in photo above serves botli as mirror and window, reflecting the luce of the girl at left, yet permitting clear view of girl at right. Trick glass was achieved through new reflection control methods developed by Soulhbriclge, Mass., optical manufacturer to heighten efficiency of radar and military optical instruments. Broadway I By JACK O'BRIAM i New York — A bunch of young i fellows who were- scattered 'about i Broad way in various guslalorial | occupations until they went iut.u the Army now have their private (postwar project — a restaurant of j their own, called "The Headquar- itors Restaurant." on 4!Jth St. a few step:; we.st of the Avenue of the i Americas i Sixth Avenue i. I These fellows weren't just ordi- jnary chefs de Gl, but rustled up their fanciest kitchen didoes for Gen. Dwight 13. Kiyenhowcr anil some mighty big VIP's iVerv Important Persons i who visited the ETO. Bosses of this strictly service setup are former M;ii:,ter S'j| Marty Snydcr Schwaiv.. head chei land head service man respectively 'for Gen. iMsenhowei' at Suprem'f. Headquarters, Allied Expedilion- • ary Force in London and Paris during Worlrl War II. | ^ Snyder and Schwaiv. niel lor the 'first time when thev went inln [.service. Marty, was a civilian chef ;in Miami. New Yoi-k and i ' Burshcl Circuit (summer llv , Schwar/ wus a captain of ile Mnnt- i Jii •at the Wtilford - Astoria. coking meals ovor:,eas I'd [celebrated gentloniei. as G i Eisenhower. Br.-iciley anil :gijinfiy; Hurry Hopkins ;.n my Byrnes, and practiciilly ever. other irriporlanl person who visile':) i.SHAF.F during the- war, ihe.so ambitious young gi.ys decid'-d would slay together after the ami open their n-.vii rc-Maiii'iint I As their phi.-js expancled, little ''LStairanl uf thtir dreams grew until it became a lari>c Broadway operation. And as their plans for a staff expanded, they looked about for as many GI's as would be interested after mustering out. Since there is something traditional about a bartender being Irish, at least around Broadway, the boys were delighted when Master S,:;t. Mickey McKeo.'.'.h. Eisenhower's order!;,-, agreed'to be bar manager. I'arenthi Ucally. Gen. Ike was guest of honor when Mickey was married, overseas, to a WAC. Kg',. Jue MinnoUee of Pittsburgh, iel(-!isr.-d just a fi.-\\- days a".o. tie- signed the interior of "Jlead- duarli rs" and former Pfc. Larry liergi-r |)ain!ed low o/iginal mural's one about the Pacific theater, the other aboiii the ETO. E:-:-Lt. Dave Merge'•. famed cartoonist of Yank and Star;; and Sines and creator of the comic strip "Privte Bcr- f'.c-r". drew tinec original sketches tor tne cockl.ul lounge. A.- a good-natured gesture in the direction of ihe traditional resent- inenl of non-coms against Iheir former A,-my Air Forces lieiil- enanl. lo bo.s:i around — Ted Worner, press agent. ' The boys prepared for the last couple ot ye,,r.s all the logistics for Iheir i.rivale "iJ-ba.y and H-Hour." and now are ready 1'or the battle o! !!'"• waistlines. The i'iiu-ncC'S came paitU thi-oiigh the CM Bill of Piii'hts. partly from their own savings, plus a liiile outside cash aid. The boys hope llie Bi'oadway customers '.'.'ill like il'ii.. food. "Whal's Hood enough Jor general.', should be swell for everybody " tlicy tlr. or us. I Little Hock. Feb. '2(i —i/l'i— A -10|.year-old Little Hock Negro worn- Ijiii, accused of offering "Lucky i Hand charms at $275 and $225 i apiece, faced arraignment before u. S. Commissioner Rankin today on charges of using the mails to defraud. Postal inspectors said Ihe woman, mother of five children, signed a stalenunl saying thai the '$275 icliarm contained lodestone, a dime and a small amount of talcum powder, wlule the $2^f) job contained ; less talcum powder. The told investigators she began .telling fortunes three years ago land that the charms were for treat: nig the blind and the crippled. h jK nuXl Willie II., Pvt., Arkadel- Turner, Leroy, Pfc., Tcxarkana On the Costa Rica Victory. Due in New York on the Costa Hica Victory today: Sijjlcr, Etehel .II., Pvt., Texar- Aikansas Veterans Returning to U. S, Arkansas servicemen due in New \ork on Hie steamship Vumam and Mary iucsday. Bn'!er, L. u., Cpl., JvlcGehco. C.ulletl, Thomas T., S-SiU., Hoi Springs. Archer, Iloyili C., Pfc., Hope. Merlens, Morris M., Pic., Cass- COC'. Tiilman, Crawford B., T-5, Lake i Village. i Nuekells, Lewis E., T--1, Enright. j 1-MliMin. James A.. Pfc., Odon. I Harrison, \Viley. T-f), Leola i Iiiinan, Paul. T-;>, Belleville. Due in Seattle on the Altona Victory today: , Delano. 1-rank K., Cpl.. Koule 3, r.l Do i ado. ; Dingier, James, Pfc., Glcnwood | Blees. Carl G., l'-,i. Malvern. : Arkansas servicemen due in New York on the steamship Howard Victory lodav. butler, J. W., T-l. Koule 1, Foreman. ' Mason, Perry W., Sgt., El Dorado. Perry, Ernest F.. Sgl., Texar- liana. Walker, Fulton, T-l, Tcxarkana. Williams, Jeames E., T-5, Mon- I liceilo. I Wutsoii, Earl, Pic., Tc:.arkaua. Protect Your Old TIRES WILLIS BROS, announce a new TWO WAY PLAN which eliminates the guess work about your tires. tj. Here's all you have to do ... Drive in our place for a thorough tire INSPECTION (No Charge) GUARANTEED WORKMANSHIP Your smooth, dangerous tires will be Quality Recapped and Repaired by the OK Rubber Welding Method. When new tires are avail-'' able to you, we will equip your car and buy your recapped tires. OK TIRE SHOP Cor. 3rd & Hazel Hope Phone 706 \ Wants Homes for Hungry Pigeons By ARTHUR EDSON ^Washington, Feb. 2li —(/|'i— The uovernment is trying to find homes for 17,000' homing pigeons to go home to. Uncle Sam is completely fed up with feeding pigeons. The sad story of the government ancl its birdlife was told today by the War Assets Corporation. H seems that last April the army decided to sell 211,000 homing pigeons it no longer needed. So a disposal agency went to work. In the nine months since then it has sold 1,501 pair of pigeons tor $6.055. This may seem like a neat profit, but hold on for a minute. Did you know, a gloomy government asks, that a hungry pigeon can cat $•!.!)!> worth of V;, lt '° ns :i year? When you gdl 17,000 pigeons together, their grocery bill alone runs ,$G<)70 a month. Obviously, your government can t make money thai way So today it tossed in the towel. It no longer will try to .sell the pigeons. It'll e tickled pink just to give them away. Most people dislike citrus peeling because- they are bitter. But they can be apeti/.ing if used in marmalades, or grated and added to sauces, salads, sandwich fillings and desserts. vai ed throughout the Mississippi valley and central plains regions. U. S. forecasters said a low pressure area had moved eastward from Illinois to Pennsylvania. Freezing rains and snow were reported in New York state and throughout New England. Lincoln, Neb., which had a high of 7!) degrees Monday, reported a high of 31) yesterday. Forecasters said this was indicative of the drop throughout Ihe middle west. Rains were reported throughout Oregon, Washington and northern California. Do You Feel NERVOUS AS A WITCH 1 On "CERTAIN DAYS" of the month? Do fernixle runctionul monthly disturbances mnke you feel restless, nervous, perhaps crnnky ancl a bit blue—nt such times? i Then try fnmous Lycila E. Pinkham's Vegetable Compound to relieve such symptoms. Plnkham'9 Compound nots MORE thuu relieve such monthly crnmps, headache, backache. It also relieves accompanying weak, tired, nervous feelings—of this nature. Taken throughout the month — this great medicine helps build up resistance against such distress. Also n flue stomachic tonic I LYDIA E. PINKHAM'S 1 'I 1 Voice of Opinion — By S. Burton Heath Because faith, hope and charity nrc so very important to the fii- lure peace of this world, Americans have been loaning over hack- ward to Hive Russia the benefit of every doubt as to Ihe ultimate goals toward which she is moving, u , c.. w i" U ^sporaluly to believe that btitlm s intentions are not aggressive, thai he is not deliberately trading upon our pacifism lo j-ct away with a program of imperialism nl Ihe expense of weaker nations who have a ri K hl to look to us for assistance. U becomes incroasiiiKly difficult to kid ourselves thai a nation indulging in flagrant, unabashed aggression is not an aggressor na- True, the Soeiel Union does not deliver ultimatums with troops poised on „ border ready to blit/.- Bul under the cir- krieg its victim. cumsliinces this is not necessary. , Stalin already has armed forces within the countries over which he wishes to extend Russia's domination. They went there as liberators, and for one reason or another they never have troubled lo go homo. Stalin has a much simpler and equally effective pattern for agj'rcs- sion, thai thus far has successfully invited appeasement by ofR-ring no one moment at which we have to come to a decision. We have seen it in Poland, in Hungary, in Yugoslavia, in Iran. We are seeing il ) in Manchuria. Communists inspired, financed, directed—sometimes trained and armed—by Moscow create an internal issue against a non-Communist government. Argument and accusations lead to disorders, and those in turn lead to insurrection. Soviet Iroops, already present as Ihe liberators who came to dinner and never did get started for homo, prevent government forces from putting down the revolt. They don't attack the government forces; they merely sil down in ihe path. • secure in knowledge thai the government troops won't dare attack them to gel through. Meanwhile the Red revolutionists, unhampered, sel up a de facto government, declare their mutuality of interest with Moscow—and another non-Communist nation has become part of the Russian community. We don't like it. So what'.' 'We promised China to return Manchuria to her. Arc we going lo fighl Russia lo do so? > There is a lol of dynamite in this I 'Soviet pattern for aggression, in i view of the Atlantic Charier and I traditional American international policy. -o Hope 47TH >EAR: VOL. 47—NO. Senate Behind Star of Hooe. 1899: Press. 1927 Consolidated January 18. 1929.' Star WEATHER FORECAST Arkansas: Fair and warmer this afternoon and tonight and in cast' and south portions Friday HOPE, ARKANSAS, THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 1946 Red Policy Washington, Feb. 28 —( Senate lined up today behind Ihc ;land of Senator Vandenberg (R- Miclu that the United Slates take i iirm line in dealing with Soviet HuHsia on controversial global problems. The hacking was unofficial, since no legislation was involved, but Vandenberg evidently iiad won his colleagues' support in the formal report he made on his observations and conclusions as a delegate to the recent UNO session in London. From Democrats and Republicans alike came unbroken endorsement V cK way Vil ndenberg appraised U. b. Soviet relations in his speech yesterday to an applauding senate. "The situation calls for patience and goodwill, but not for vacillation the Michigan senator summed up. Vandenbcrg's assertion th-H the United Stales, bucked by a con- sislent. positive foreign policy must speak up when Russia makes her claims found colleagues apparently unanimous in their aporoval Indian Youth Is Sharply Split on Policy to Win Independence From Britian By HAL BOYLE Bombay, Feb. 28 Educat- - U I — — — • —" V • / .UV« V.H- « Led Indian youth is sharply split on the political technique they believe their nation should employ lo win full independence from Britain One group believes that independence is already a virtual certainty if India adheres to Gandhi's doctrine of "non-violent non-cooperation" An insurgent element whose Senator Hatch eign relations close personal Truman, said (D-NMl. for member who is a friend of President Vanderbcrg "ex ' •••«•« vcinvii_.iuui£^ Lr,\pressed my sentiments about Rus- Similarly. Senator Fulbright (D- Avk). who has criticized what he said was the administration's failure to assume consistent leadership in world affairs, said he thought the Michigan senator was "absolutely correct in the essence of his statements." "We ought to lake a fair stand and then be firm about it," Full- Case Bill to Cause Strikes Says Herzog By JOHN L. STEELE Washington, Feb. 2i! — (UP) — Chairman Paul M. Haivxig of the. National Ln'bor Relations Bcarri" said today that the Case labor bill would cause — not cure — strikes and strike violence. Herzog told the Senate Labor Committee that the House approved measure would stir up 'new troubles between labor and management. It would, he said, drivel "bitter. . . desperate" men to leave j their jobs. He said the measure enroaehed on the authority of the NLRB and was restrictive legislation aimed directly and solely at workers. Criticizing the proposed penalties bright declared. "We cannot assume thai we represent all of the moral leadership in the world, but we must speak out for the princi- j pics for which we aland." Senator Ball (R-Minni said he agreed 100 per cc-nt with Vandenberg s position on Russia. Both he and Hatch said they had been "pepped up" by the senator's report that accomplishments at London far outwcighted the meeting's failures. Senator Russell (D-Ga) s:iid he subscribed lo ihe general outline Vandenberg In id down and hoped the president and secretary of activity and influence has been bloodily reflected in recent rioting — has decided thai Indian liberty can only be achieved by immediate and sustained violent action directed against the British. This faction advocates open revolution, but no leader has risen to publicly proclaim incendiary aims or to bulge the call that might plunge all India into internal conflict in one mighty wave of long- suppressed hale and hysteria. The other young man — both are orthodox high caste Hindus — was equally positive that violence would u -ing nothing but disaster to Ina . "If I thought independence would come to India only through revolution then 1 would be against independence," he said. "If we have fighting I will run away from it; they can call me a coward or anything they wish. I just don't believe good can come from evil, and bloodshed is evil." Strikes Force Production to Five-YearLow By RAYMON DLAHR t Washington, Feb. 28 — (UP) — • • v«-j i j t j i^ vui i, J. uu. ^O ~~~ I U i J """" Government agencies reported today that January strikes sent production to the lowest level since Spring of 1941 while loss of time s'jai'ed to an all-time high of 19,200,000 man-days. The reports indicated that Feb- figures would show a furthei bloodshed is evil." ruary figures would show a further He is so strongly imbued with the I ? ro . p rin Production before the ef- traditional Hindu doctrine against i e .y ° r recent wage settlements was Illn l.'ilfinrr nf lifr» 41-»i< V,« i.«;.J u rt IClt. In New Delhi I had long talks with two young Indians who typified these divergent views. Both were vegetarians and equally pa- Iriolic — as all young men in India are ardently patriotic and nationalistic. "Britain has put us off with promises for decades," said one who advocated revolution, "but the British only give under pressure. "Why should we wait for our liberty to be given lo us as a foreign gut? Il is our right — and we want it now. We don't have any promises — and thai is all that Gandhi's nonresistance has brought us. "What does blood or loss of life mean to India if we win independence as our reward? If we can lose two or three million lives in a single famine why can't we spare one million lives in a battle to make India free? Independence for India would be cheap at the cost of only one_ million dead. The sooner the sooner we will be the taking of life that he said he was willing to give up his own religion if the time overcomes when Hindus and Moslems clash over the issue of having a united India or splitting into separate states . "I would become a Moslem myself to keep peace," he said. "Many Hindus have done that." He had one rather singular idea of how the Hindus might circumvent the Moslems, who are outnumbered three to one and what to set up their own country —- Pakistan. "If enough of us Hindus became Moslems," he said seriously, "we could outvote the old Moslems and keep India one nation." That solution of India's religions problems is as remote as free beer in Kansas. Just to keep the record straight I asked one young Britisher who had served for six years in the Indian army how he ielt about the independence issue. "They can have the whole bloody country back in just two weeks," he said. "That's when I leave for England. They shout al us now to .ve revolt 'roe." 'quit India' but they know need us and the lime they come when they will shout for us to come back. No one could be as bad as I they say we are." state would draw clearly Ihe line for picket line violence as "too drastic and too rigid," Heiv.og said they might lead to a revival of the old company practice of hiring agents to cuasc strike violence . Then lie recalled the parable thai men subject to hanging for the theft of a lamb the same as for Uicft of a sheep soon would steel sheep instead of lambs. MC believed it would work the same way with the Case Bill --since the bill would pcnali/.e unions in the same degree for minor infractions, they would reason thai they might as well go all the way. lieiv.oi; was particularly critical of sections of Ihe bill which would "blacklist" employes for taking part in a union boycott. He .said this was a "shockingly severe" penalty for a "minor or innocent' action. -- ... , ~ .. vt. •!_« uiiitv ^luuiij 11 Hi llllt; beyond which Vandenberg said the world should be told the United Stales is unwilling to compromise in Us international dealings. o Operators Get Set for First Move by Lewis By HAROLD W. WARD Washington, Feb. coal operators arc 28 —(/1V- Soft bracing themselves for John L. Lewis's *„=,,, move to win higher .pay for some 400,000 of his Uniled Mine Workers. * The operators, many of whom already arc here in anticipation of the wage maneuvers, expect for- Salurday reopen mal notification by Lewis wants lo 11-month-old contract. Then noting the time-table gcsled in the contract ilself, look for the bushybrowed that 17 Japs Get Death Sentence By RICHARD MASSOCK .Shanghai, Feb. 2!! —(/Pi— Seventeen Japanese military men were senleiieecl today — five to the gallows, 12 to prison — lor Ihe slian- ' gulalion and cremation of three American B-2'J fliers at Hankow in December, 1944. An IHlh defendant. the lone civilian to be tried, was acquiUod. The U. S. military trial commission decreed death by hanging for: Maj. Gen. Masalaka Kaburagi. duel ol staff and deputy commander ol 1ho Japanese 34th army i n Mankow: Wan ant Officer Tsutomu Fujii, who supervised the killings; and the trio who pulled the cords about the helpless airmen's necks: Sgt. Major Shozo Masui Sgt. Koichi Masuda,. and Pvt. Yosaburo Shirakawa . American defense counsel said the condemned men probably would ask LI. Gen. Albert C. Wi;d- emeyer, tin eater commander and reviewing aiuhority, for clemency —but that no higher appeal was planned. Col. Kameji Fukumoto, commandant of Japan's Hankow Gen- dainerie, was sentenced to life imprisonment. Terms of other ranged from 18 months to 20 years. 'All but Fujii heard their sentences without n flicker of expression. Fujii. who testified lh:it he- had helped pull the IraiiHlinn coids although his orders did not require it. closed his eyes as sentence was pronounced, lie gulpi-cl once, then let out a sigh lhat was almost audible in the small court room. The defendants had been charged with the murder of Second Lt. Lester R. White. Slickville, Pa • Sgt Henry W. Whealon. Milwaukee, Wis.: and Sgl. James E. Forbes, Jr., Jiuijt liarU'orcl, Coiui. sug- they ----- —. ,...,_ «niJit % jt-n,w>Yv;u mine leader to present his actual pay and other demands ten days later — on March 12. Every indication is that the wage issue will be simple but substantial and lhat a drawn out controversy may result for these reasons: 1. In the coal industry, labor eosis are a major factor. and wage increases in the past have ben tacked onto the cost of each Ion of coal. 2. Mounting coal prices add to industry fears of indoors heating iuehs, especially natural gas. E/.ra Van Horn, chairman of the bituminous coal negotiating .con lerencc and operators representative, said Lewis had nol notified him as yet lhat he intended to open the contract. Lewis is closed-mouthed as ever about his intentions, but it seems a ioregone conclusion that he will ask for the same pay for. ;i sume- wnal shorter work week. In this respect he has a powerful argument in the president's own wage policy of October 30. This allows puce consideration to employers who raise straight time average earnings 33 per cent above the January 1941 levels, lo offset the wartime rise in living costs. The miner now receives $10 a day lor eight hours' work, and work a six-day week. One hour a -._.. is paid for underground travel land lunch. The basic work week is still M5 hours, however, and Lewis may ask for return to that. A preview was provided at the recent wage scale conference of Hn union's district 5. in western Pennsylvania. It called for the same -IB-hour pay lor a 35-hour, five-day week. It also approved resolutions for more vacation pay and renewal of G. M. Strike Cost Exceeds $750,000,000 By DAVID J. WILKIE ' Detroit. Feb. 2ti —(#>)— The General Motors strike, one o the longest and costliest in American industrial history, reached its 100th day today, having cost manage mem and labor something in excess of $750,000,000. f'£^i thc , cor P° ra ti°n, , its plants tifehtly closed throughout the nan'/2> nn n)' as lost approximately $500,000,000 in unfilled orders; to the long idle 175,000 GM production workers the cost in lost wages was estimated at from $113,000,000 to $129,000,000; the merchandising division of the automobile industry Had lost more than $100,000,000 in sales commissions and other millions were lost by companies and workers dependent upon General Motors for parts. One such concern is the Packard Motor Car Co. whose 8,000 production employes have been idle more than a month because of a shortage of parts supplied bv GM subsidiaries. Against this costly background me corporation and the CIO United Automobile Workers' union scheduled another meeting today with special labor mediator James F Dewey, seeking a back-to-work forl Today's meeting of the negotiat Plan 31 New Highway First Aid Stations St. Louis, Feb. 28 — (fi>)— The Red Cross has anounced plans to establish 31 more highway first aid stations in Arkansas. Twelve highway stations already are ac- i live in that state. The ARC's midwestern area felt. For example the steel strike, which was a leading factor in the January Production slump, ended 1-eb .18 but it will be five or six weeks before the industry is again going full blast. Despite the general industrial de- c me, the January picture wasn't all bad. The Civilian Production Administration reported increasing output of such eagerly - awaited goods as autos, trucks, tires radios, sewing machines — and nylon hose. The strike of electrical workers however, put the damper on pro- auction of such things as electric irons, refrigerators and vacuum cleaners. The Labor Department released preliminary estimates of the Bureau of Labor the number of Statistics showir? workers involv Asso <:lated Press ' ns Newsooocer EntarorU* Ass'n. PRICE 5c COP/ Police, Strikers in Free-for-AII Battle in Philadelphia ffl TDli;i»»J_i_i-;_ 1-1 • — ,„ ..,_, w , wt rv isi ixci o ill VUiv ' • ' and the number of working days lost in January strikes were higher any previous month on office here said the plans were part of a nationviB.^jrograai.to, expan«W-i ?• , ng day . s lost In strikes this highway first aid and prevent acci- • WOLlId continue- far above dents. normal. The steel strilco fmiiiiMiorf than for record There were approximately ECO strikes, involving 1,750,000 workers in progress during the month. Of the total, about 325 began in January and 175 which began earlier continued. , T J\e resulting 19,200,000 man-days of idleness represented 3.13 : ".-r cent of the available working r-m'e Jn industry. The report said that four majoi strikes — in the steel, electrical manufacturing, meat packing and automobile industries — accounted for about three-fourths of the number of workers involved and the time lost. The 19,200.000 days of strike idleness more than doubled last October's figure of 780,000 which had been the highest figure listed since ino'i 6 ^ 11 coni P |lin e such figures in 1927. The Bureau believed, however, that the previous high actually was reached in 1919 before accurate estimates were made It appeared that the number of working days lost in strikes this Pauley Vote May Not Go to Senate Washington, Feb. 28 t—(/P)— R e Dorls persisted today that the hotly contested nomination of Edwin w. Pauley will never reach a showdown Senate vote. One administration supporter who would not be quoted, went so far as to say he had been assured -Fauiey s nomination as under secretary of the navy will not reach the Senate floor. The Senate Naval committee meanwhile pursued its searching exploration of Pauley's background as a California oil operator and erstwhile treasurer of the Democratic National Committee. Pauley told reporters before the "-umej-s wimin a six-b'.ick radius committee convened today that he of the plant, striker-nund since is ready to make a statement m-! Jan. 15. ce jecling suggestions that he quit the "'-=-- h 11 1 n i* f i rrU * „..„.. 1_ • . • ,. Philadelphia, Feb. 28 — (/Pi—S> Striking General Electric Co workers and sympathizers battled police in a free-for-all tpday in one of the most violent outbreaks in^ postwar labor disputes. Three thousand marchers broke through police lines three blocks from the plant, bowling over six olticers on motorcycles before 18 mounted policemen rode into their ranks and routed the men and women in the parade. The estimated number of injured ranged A score of persons were arrested and held for questioning. Among them was Francis White, regional organizer of the CIO. . It was the second straight day in which ClO-electrical workers and sympathizers fought police enforcing an injunction prohibiting m .a_ss picketing at General Elec- leaders asserted they were not violating the injunction but were conducting a march on •<,» "protest police brutal- Acting Sheriff William J. Miff- row declared he had ordered police to break up all " ' workers within a six _ a _» OO v, UL i Ullo m« t lie t-JUl I L bitter fight over his nomination. He tried time and again through a storm committee session yesterday to read the statement", but each tune he was balked by Senator Tobey (R-NH) who insisted that witnesses testify Most senators believed Paulev will insist on getting his side of the case into the record before he ever agrees to any withdrawal pro- n n c 111 iFVinJ^.^.r, dents. Mobile first aid units also will be added in Arkansas but no ac- rale estimate of the number could be made, the Red Cross said. Red Cross officials pointed out lhat often accident victims were transported by passersby to what was thought to be the nearest medical care "without regard to intelligent and effective administration of emergency first aid, which lean mean the difference between 'life and death." During the first 11 monthts of last year, 222 persons were killed on Arkansas highways, according to Ihe Red Cross. The figure was equal to the number killed during tors began union representatives parently apart on Ihe w ' management and ap- still issues of wages, seniority and vacations . ihe union is demanding a wage increase of 19 1-2 cents an hour and the company has refused to go higher than 18 1-2 cents The UAW-CIO, basing its'calcula- lions on a 40hour work week nnn , lhc , Was ° ' OSS at $113,000,' uuu and the management, figuring the week at 45.6 hours, fixed the amount at $128,000,000. In Flint, Mich., where 50,000 production workers reprospnt the greatest concentration of GM em- Pioyes in a single communuy, A- 070 strikers' families are listed -is the same 1 .,, . •-«" nm.l IIIU 1IUIII- bet- killed in the first 11 months of period in 1944 and 5C the num- 1941. NO BIDS Alton, III.. Feb. 28 {/!> The city , „.„,, _. *.. „, ^u (ri , — j. 11(_- u 11 y council advertised for bids on two now motorcycles to replace two old machines now being used by Ihe police department. Not a single bid was received Instead, the council got an offer for the Iwo old motorcycles normal. The steel strike continued until Feb. 18. and more than 200,000 of the 750,000 workers originally involved still are idle. Neither the electrical nor automobile strikes have been settled. Light Vote in City Election Voting was light in the one race city election today as shown by the following check of the polling places al 1:15 today: Ward 1, fire station 23 Ward 2. courthouse 40 Ward 3, city hall " 10 Ward 4, city hall 10 o TURN ABOUT San Francisco, Feb. 27 — (ff>) — Now the OPA knows — A business college, which owns the building in which the local OPA office is located, has notified the OPA to move by March 31. posal, if he does", committee The - — *,^...i..,i,n_ t divided a Ions party lines yesterday when Tobey and Senator Brewster (R-Me) sought to amplify, testimony on a purported 1944 request to a United Airlines official for- a $35,000 political campaign contribution. This request, the committee was told, emanated from George Killion, then assistant to Pauley as Democratic national treasurer Six Democrats voted down four Republicans to instruct Russell F Ahrens, United vice president, not lo answer a test question by Brewster. About all Ahrens got lo testify was that Pauley's name had n -n,. enterfi!d ' ! ' h ^-.-C on xersations with Klllinn " • ' '''irmishes between rchers flared Killion. Senator Tydings (D-MD) com- . ---- v ~* ~.7*.»i'»so iA-/-ivij_^ complained that Republicans were using "torture chamber" methods to attempt to "smear" Pauley with indirect evidence. Brewster retorted that the evi- deuce of what he said were "apparently illegal methods" used in campaign solicitions, which he and l obey contended were joint efforts of Pauley and Killion, would be checked up by other Senate committees. Police Check Reports on Missing Girl Richmond, Va, Feb. 29 -—(UP) — Police said today that they were mnhio io ,^i,, ,]„ ..... unable lo pin down Terry Taylor, four, ghter of a prominent reports that dau- j'-'Uco and Iviroughoul y . 'vest Philadelphia area lor a iia.. hour before Morrow reported the situation under control More than 1,000 persons, led by a , flagb-earer, reached city hall shortly after noon. Hundreds of policemen, carrying nightsticks, stood guard. Philadelphians jammed into the Central City plaz asurroundlng the historic Municipal Building to watch the marchers. The marchers then began a 55- block trek to City Hall. Police made no effort to halt the parade as the line, growing steadily, ringed the Municipal building, Traffic was snarled in the square which surrounds the building James H. Kst^ie. director of Public Safety, -served "I am ' ing a ation -^J, -' ,ci yeu 1 am clost,' >Vatch on the keep- situ Shouting, jostling men and women milled about the streets for" more than an hour, unmindful of near-freezing temperatures. -They laughed and exchanged remarks with spectators, -'..,-,,.;. ,-^,,^.-^^ t -^,y A sound truck was set up as'^4 mass meeting began at 1:15 p. rh speakers urged an "all-out fi<*ht against police brutality" -and demanded that "the city administration be driven from office " In Harrisburg, Governor Edward Martin said Pennsylvania slate po lice and the Pennsylvania guard are available to maintain order if requested by local authorities. 'If necessary," the governor said, "I will apeal to the federal government for troops." In the early morning houvs, the 575 police on duty in the area scattered all groups of pickets and took two persons into custody for questioning. The pickets then retired six blocks from the plant into Delaware county and former a parade Led by men wearing military uni- lorms, the crowd started moving, picking up hundreds of sympathizers on the way. The line of marchers, three blocks long, paraded through 'su- uau-i Durban Upper Darby singing the - — -- ,~~ w.. t Char- CI J? Son 6' "Solidarity Forever." lotto, N. C., family, and her nurse, , Several lines of police tried to French Report Troops Along Frontier By JOSEPH VV. ORIGG Paris Fb. _,; —..up,— French press dispruohcs from Madrid today reported Spanish troop movements along the entire length of the sealed frontier, and one said soldiers of the Madrid garrison had been sent north toward the border. All normal traffic between J-' ranee and Spain had .ceased several hours before the deadline set by the French cabinet to close the irontier at midnight tonight. Spanish .frontier authorities at Hendaye notified French boarder guards that they would authorize the entry into Spain of travelers of all nationalities in. transit through *^ was The French government was studying a United States note suggesting that the two countries and Britain join in a condemnation of the Franco regime and support of interim The first government for "Spain? French reaction was Lt n-ii»-ii urduuun was favorable .Some definite action was possible at a Cabinet meeting to- A United Press dispatch from the phamlet of Bourg-Madame in the Pyrenees said Spanish assault guards, civil guards and caribine- i-os were reinforced strongly within the last 24 hours across the border from the frontier town •'Bugle calls are audible in the stilt mountain air from the barracks in Spanish Puigcerda just in"'de Catalonia," the'dispatch said. French press reports of Spanish troop movements in the border area were more sweeping. They said soldiery in some force was moving up_to the immediate frontier along ;its entire length f Earlier;/United' Press "repoits from Madrid said the; government had strengthened its forces along tne--.frontiervjjvlth Moorish.'"croons •• deployed in the Pyrenees. " - •"• ' A Bourg-Madame dispatch said* n?L^?* y , ei l' el £ a >', moving all traffic had been at a standstill. Spanish frontier author!-' ties "barricaded themselves behind a thick barbed wire barrier" it said, and the Spaniards were carrying rifles and tommy guns On the French side in that area no unusual precautions were taken, and frontier guards and cus- receiving welfare age payment is each monlh. relief. $38.06 The avcr- family Lewis's demand lasl year for a 10 ceiit-a-ton royalty on every ion of coal mined. This was lo have gone into a fund to provide mediearand "economic protection" for UMVV menibei s. The expiration clause of the present contracts provides for .'JO davs' notice and negotiation before termination. This is divided into a ten- day notice of intention lo reopen days or negotiating, and five .s notice of termination -alter that. The State Police Say: i When driving at night always dim your lights when approach- nit; an onconiing vehicle within 500 feel. Dimmed lights insure safe passing. Car Plunges Into Water Five Drown Nowata, Okla., Feb 28 — W')— Five Negro youths, on the wav if to a basketball game at Coffcyvillc l{ ( - rct ' Atomic Bomb Test in Spring May Put Armed Forces on Track of New Weapon By JOSEPH L. MYLER Roswell, N. M., Feb. 27 — (UPi — The atom bomb which bursts over th'e navy's guinea pig fleet in the Pacific next spring may put the ai mcd lorccs on the track of a new weapon — a ray that is death to airplane engines. It may — but whether it will is one of those things that man, for all his boasted mastery over the atom, cannot predict with certainty. But the army air forces have an idea. And .when army-navy task s«...u ui ^oncyviiic i\ { l rw ^'P', 1 - carries out its May drowned yosl'erdav ' atomic bombing of surface ships omobile left Ihe high- "V Bikini atoll in the Marshalls, • , ••_--• «• " • •»n_ w v u o 11: i u ti i when their automobile left the highway north of here and lunged into .JO lect of water in a rock quarry. lliree other boys escaped, the highway patrol reported The dead, four girls and u hoy, were identified as Carolea Tihsle'y it; Mary Lou Tinsley, 1-1; Vclni , the idea as well as the bomb will be put to the tesl. A B-29 Superfortress will drop the bomb. Bui it will be the out- maded B-17, flying by remote control without a crew, which will brave the violence of the atomic • ,, —- — v. * * j i o j t y , -IT, V V I 111 il ' i i ---— - - —. •*.. i v. *_. v , t nit hlioats, 16; Tillie Vernon, 16 all of I cl " ud lu exlact its secrets. T , i,-.,,,,,, I, /-\l_ I . , ' ' *•* ll v/1 T,, ,.K .....„„ r ,i la Bradford, 22, Nowata. o M " j In charge of m ' trolled "droi Accuse 7 Nazis of Espionage in Brazil these radio eon- 'es" is Col. Harvey T. Alness, ol Bayport. Minn. He is chief oJ the air instrumentation unit of the 58th Wings' Task Group ].:>. the army's half of the joint Army-Navy Task Force which'will carry out "Operations Crossroads." "Frankly," Alness said, "We don t know what lo expect." But the drones, obeying impulses Hashed from "mother ships" 10 to j*. miles uislcint, \vi 11 ''flv ••inin .1- _.._! ,1 Il«l» It J S\Jl\J , o v , itt.iii|-jttJlll H ll\J I I were accused today of espion- dreamed of in Bia/.il as part of spy plot -' . , "" l'v.i L \ji 3M,) l-HUl n Argentina. Uruguay, Chile, Peru Colombia and Venezuela. The group was headed by a Gernan engineer, George Kon•ad iM-edeneh Blass, a former director of the University of Cologne. All face dealh penalties. In reading, our eyes concentrate on ih« tops; of the printed words. air forces in will be the One of the things the will be most interested ,,, v ,,, "engine power changes." How me intense radioactivity of the towering cloud which rises when an atomic bomb bursts will affect internal combustion engines remains nd thus induce power - carrying could wreck duel electricity "leaks' 1 from wires. This conceivably ^ u ,,, u , Tlcv .n. the ignition system of an airplane engine and result in the craft's destruction. Obviously .radioactive clouds could stop invading air armadas in their tracks. Alness docs not believe all of his drones can survive their venture into the .atomic cloud. All manned photographic planes have been warned lo stay 10 to 12 miles from the comb burst. Col. William H. Blanc-hard, commander of Ihe 58th Wing , r )09lh Composite Group, said human beings should not venture closer than five miles ol' the cloud for an extended period. But even those drones that succumb lo heal, blast, pressure, turbulence, or radioactivity will tell their story before they die. A nioyic camera in the mother plane will record televizcd pictures of the instrument panel aboard the drone us il flics through the cloud. And the drones which survive will bring back not only a record of what they went through but also physical samples of the cloud itself. Bags aboard the drones will automatically open to gather particles of the radioactive matter and wUl automatically seal afterward. The man who will at-tually drop , -.. _•., .«.uii ujj , uiiu Jici JIUl at*. :pent luesday night in Richmond. A taxi-cab driver told police that he ook a couple to a trailer house parking lot here Tuesday night who Jilted the description of missing nurse Rosemary Johnson, 19, and the young daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Andrew Taylor, of Charlotte He said he picked them up at a bus station. Attendants at the trailer camp also confirmed that they fitted the description of the missing couple but said they left the trailer camp yesterday, leaving no hing as lo ; their destination. Ihe pair had slipped from view luesday in Charlotte after telling '? n rn an Ta J' 1011 . six-year-old sister pi terry, that they were going to 111 I \- f/i >i-\^i ,n, i-, ,0 ., f=r some candy. Police feared the child might be harmed by the nurse, who had recently boon employed in the psychopathic ward of a Shreveport La., hospital. She left behind hm- M Bib e with passages marked which said, "Behoid Israel, anor me aiesu arp they not which eat of the sacrifice partakers of the. altar? . "What say 1 then? That the idol is anything." Near the verses in the 10th chapter of First Corinthians was scrawled "DA" and "R." Detective Chiey Frank Little John, ol Charlotte, said the young woman might be a religious fanatic and halt the march continued broken. Morrow read Riot Act for the day and ordered disperse. HM , but the paraders their ranks uii- Pennsylvania's second straight the marchers to Three blocks away, the marchers turned towards the General Electric plant . At that point, mounted and motorized police reinforced by officers in patrol cars crashed through the parade :-anks swinging clubs. Twelve marchers were seen to fall. The paraders fled into doorways ol homes and onto porches with police in pursuit. Police on foot drove them from these refuges Mounted police rode onto lawns swinging nightsticks. An unidentified woman was knocked down and trampled neath a horse's hoofs She whisked away be was in a private auto danger the bomb be selected from to be But tivitv seen. is is known that radio eight crews now being trained here nid al Albuquerque and Clovis. N. M. these crews thus far have dropped an average of two mock atomic bombs each and will drop a total of about 10 before their training is finished. The crew with the host record will make tlu> air drop off Bikini. One crew headed by Col. Paul W Tibbetts, Jr., of Orlando. Fla., the child in grave as a bizarre "sacrifice for idols" by a possibly unbalanced person. The child's father, who was 'in Baltimore taking a refresher mt-di cal would seem to have a Tibbelts piloted Ihe head start, lhat _ r , —^..^ ... uwlltl Hopkins since his recent army discharge, was to arrive in Charlotte today. Dr. Taylor stopped in Richmond last night ancl made an impassioned radio plea for the return of his child, promising lhat no charges would be made if Terry was returned safely. Harold Ickes Takes Job as Columnist With N, Y. Paper Washington, Feb. 28 —iVf'i— Harold L. Ickes. the "Old Curmid- KOOII." today turned newspaper columnist. The recent secretary of the Interior signed up with the New York Post Syndicate at a price which a syndicate official said placed him mobile. After the melee, only five pickets, all women, remained on duty at the plant. Hundreds of police were in the area. Joseph C. Infante, international representative of the electric nnn ^ r W lio "' Called, on the 25,000 ClO-Llectrical Workers jn this area lo halt work from noon to 1 p. m. anil go to City Hall to protest police action. After the melee, only five pickets, all women, remained on dutv at the plant. Hundreds were in the area. ---- o- Back to Work Order Goes to Ford Workers Detroit, Feb. 28 -(/P)— A back- "nnn rl y iU T m0nS Went out toda y ^ 38,000 Ford workers idled since •lan 25 because of a shortage of Ford officials directed them to return to their jobs Monday in, manufacturing divisions of the Rouge and Highland Park plants in the Detroit area. Also called back were workers at the Ford Iron Mountain plant where station wagon bodies are pUi'nt's. Ut aU Michj S a » h i'dro. Company spokesmen pointed out, however that the Ford and Mercury body assembly in the Rouge lane plane press steel branch assembly building throughout * r.h^,'o Ll ?''!-V kl ' : - xil ' e President ia charge ol Fm-.i manufacturing operations, saui ihe delay in reopening of assembly plants was due to "fMnW 81 * £ "Cumulating .. a over of police Hope Gets New Troffip Lights Ihe city of Hope today replaced '" two deck traffic lights at Wai- Main and Elm streets with the the mil, ... — ... ^t.v.v,,!, »itn nit; new approved three deck style of orange, red and green lights.' This system also has the fir- I lane •--••• - • light the time the Fire leaves the station feature, whereby the will be four way red during Oeparlment passes - —.. — ., •.! 11 v< |-*(*oa 11 Ihrou'ih the down town district en- rou'e lo a fire. The control buttor will be at the fire station. Bees o- seldom visit red flowers —- - — " «-•»- "-»• * • >' » i oi« i 1:1.1 i JLMV ti a because these insects are blind to rtd. Warmer Weather Settles Over Most of Nation By United Press Warmer weather settled nost of the nation today i r.i S -' fo . recas ters reported um the Ohio river valley still was mod- erjlely cold .but the plains states •i , e , nildd 'ewcst registered con- siderab e higher temperatures. Aberdeen, S. D.. coldest spot in the nation yesterday with 21 degrees below zero, reported 30 above today—a rise of 51 degrees in 24 Temperatures varied along the eastern seaboard from north to, soulh. New York reported a high of 37, while Philadelphia basked in a spring day of 70 degrees. The nation's coldest point today was Wausau, Wis.. where the mercury stood at 11 below. Despite, higher temperatures generally, the upjier tier of north-central slates was covered with snow. Lit lie Rock, Feb. 28 — i.4'i— Arkansas this morning experienced its coolest weather in several days but temperatures rose rapidly during the day and continued ' mild weather was forecast for tomorrow. Most weather stations reported minimums of freezing or below this morning. In Little Rock the mercury rose from the freezing point to "^ de- ",recs between 7 a.m.' and S. I/I

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