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-Vfl Pour HOPE STAR, H 0 > E; A R K A N S A 5 Thursday. March 7, 1946, Argentina May Request Plane Rights in U.S. By, CHARLES CORDDRY "\\a4lxlngtou; March 0 — (UP> — Argt*uU''-a may hand the United Statrt^a new problem by requesting eomj&Givial aviation rights in this country, informed sources said 10- tic quarters said Argon- Una te obtaining European landing itehts and fools entitled to similar '^tv ileges Here. It was iUsp noted that Albert ! Dodero, -\veahhy Argentine airline operatoiv recently arrived in this , country i and was quoted as saying ; plans for an air service were going ] forward. i ur'Sf officials agreed the re-| quest may be made and privately acknowledged it would present a tough problem in the light of present "O.. S.V Argentine relations. The'•; State 'Dep'aitment in a re- ccnt' r ,"'Bfu'e BOOK" charged Argentina, .'with"collusion with Nazi Germany. Some authorities said the (TnvnV.-rrgDt might therefore be expected .to- deny, rights for a strong instmrrreut of foreign policy like aviation. ntu .-\rgcntiila has a potent bar- "aim'ng point. Pan American and Pan American-Grace airways have operated for years to Buenos Aires. Arrangements for these operations were said to be tenuous, not covered by firm contract. Argentina could well insist on reciprocity as n condition for continued U. S. flag operations, diplomats said. The 'U. S. is committed to grant reciotroc-u \;;hts to countries which :;i'/o n'-Tr linos commercial privileges. .Vormally. if Argentina astted tor ;:i. agreement, the State 'Department s economic divisions •vricier 'Assistant Secretary Will Clayton would negotiate one. '<>it in view of current political difficulties, it was said Assistant Secretary SpruUle Braden, in chaige of Latin American affairs, probably would have the top voice. lication, Gasschutz und Luftschutz. Somebody must have been around. On deck of the Henderson was ione observer who wasn't making i any secret of it. He was the Hon. G. jKatsuda. member of the Tokyo : House of Peers. With him was one j Hone. G. Shibuta. who identified [himself as a representative of the iKobe Chamber of Commerce. i The Hon. Mr. Katsuda was so ; interested in the experiment that he kept a stopwatch on the Ost- ;friesland from the moment Mit! ehell's bombers hit until it sank in : tn echoppy seas. More Important! ly. the Hon. Messrs. Katsuda and i Shibuta were very enthusiastic i amateur photographers — so en- ithusiastic in fact that they kept I four high-powered cameras click- ing away during the entire test. Emile Gavreau and Lester Cohen, who wrote Mitchell's biography, report that the Hon. G. Katsuda gave a rather extensive I interview to Daniel D. Bidwell of j the Hartford (Conn.) Courant. j "Very great experiment." the i Hon Mr. Katsuda told Bidwell. j"Very exciting. Must put in cable | tor very great Japanese nowspa- I pers as eye-witness. Very lortu- nate to be here. Our people will cheer your great Mitchell and you | may be sure will study his experi- | ments. We respect American in- i volitions. There is much to learn I here." • Twenty years later what the Japs j "learned hero" was put into practice at Pearl Harbor. Luftwaffe. which, even before Mitchell died in 1930, was buildiitg !an air force that was to stagger ! the world and cause the United ;States to organize a civili":i air [raid defense, which Mitchell had ! urged two decades before. | When Mitchell and his little i squadron flew out of Langley Field (Fla.i to show what on air- i borne bomb would do to •••'uiscrs ;and battleships, there were key j military'cabinet members and top i generals and admirals who weren't | as interested us the Hon. Mr. Kat- isuda. They wouldn't even go along ion the Henderson. ! "Operation Crossroads," as the ' Bikini atomic bomb experiments jhave been named, won't be without observers. It already has been de- So They Say In the immediate future the I peace of the world will depend i upon the establishment of a com- i munity of aims between TJussia i and the Allantic nations. The obi stucles to such co-operation are I less material than psyschological ' and ideological. - Prof. Glenn R. Morrow, U. of Pennsylvania. i 1 am sure that you are eon! vinced. as I am, that nothing is ! more important for tho world, as I well as for the two nations them- fcided that 130 newspaper and radio men will be along. under- Smith, Poland are in in Kng- sclvcs, than that the United Slates and the Soviet Union should maintain a firm basis of standing. —Lt.Gen. Walter Bedell Ambassador to Moscow. We want to be free in just as Americans America and the Kngli.sh land. --Gen. Wladyslaw Anders, Commander Polish Second Corps "stranded" in Italy. I don't lliink Germany was wrong to go to wiir.'-lf she had not. she would have been strangled by England, France .and Poland. —German veteran, student at Erlangcn U. We can't have it both ways. Kilhcr we obtain full confidence and co-operation mnon;; the large nations or we shall find ourselves playing lite old game of ; power polities. —Joseph E. Davis, former Ambassador to Moscow. LONG REACH j Ashington, Kng., March (i —l/l'i- i Uncle Sam sent "greetings" today 1 | to 22-year-old Joseph Ht-ffron, | i American-born British miner who i came to England from Clallup. i New Mex., 14 years ago. Induction! orders under which he must trade in his British pick for a U. S. army rifle were announced by the American consul at Newcastle. SiNUS, CATARRH SUFFERERS ••OR MISERY DUE TO MASAI. CONGESTIOM Supply Ku'.lu'l Hfrc—siitTtrcru Ktjolce lirliof lit In-t 'r-.m I ho Inrllli'c of ulntM ironhlf rnl.-i'Tli, nml h:i.v fi'i.-r ill"-' t'i i miml •olu-oslii'ii it I"'"'" l"'lny I" r"v»M» °" •m-«-«s with n fiirimilii «iiifli '»" lh« l'«wer ,. ri'ilu.-i' i'..'r-'il i-"i'."<-f-tinn. Mfii nml wniticn who suJfi-.vl wiih i,ir,,ni/i'ur »!"»' ni'iiil- •ii-hc.i. rl.itrr-il ii.i'lrils. rinKliiK cnrni-he. himhlni! ,«n,l .M-i..-iiin ml, .TV li.'W trll i,f l>li>,.«i'<l r.-lii'f iin.r mini: It. KI.01M1NO , ci.«ls J'l.O.i. liiil riin..iiliM'lnK rov.iltn rxjwrl- onrocl hy ir.or--, tliin I* ""!• fxpon'lvc mm. !,ni"'inl' (.1 nnly n f'-'* pi-nnlos prr ilnul 1 . KI.DKONOt. <'..|iili<"i. n:<- nnly nil iliK-i-t«l) la sold with uti-icL inoni'ylinck Kiwrnntco by J P. COX D1UJC5 STORK Mail Orders Filled Washington By JACK STINETT (First of Two Articles) Washington — In May. on the lonely Jittle atoll of Bikini, halfway between the Philippines and Hawaii, an atomic bomb will be exploded over 92 ships of war. Two'months later, according to present plan-- r.f "Operation Crossroads,' 1 as tao.joint chiefs of staff have dubbed this experiment, a barge will drift into the lagoon to explode -another atomic bomb among"- warships at surface level. Exactly 25 years before this latter test, in Julv. 1921. Brig. Gen. William Mitchell and a handfull of his flying Jennies proved to the world that a battleship could be sunk by bombs from the air. It will be well for the people of this country to evaluate the Bikini atomic bomb tests in the light of those conducted a quarter of a century ago. when a 42-year-old "flying fool" tried to make the world understand^ that the .warfare of to- Jtvoula be something else "Bijly" Mitchell is now vindicated b'y acts of .a Congress that once brushed him off: is now honored by military men who sit in the same chairs of those generals, admirals, and cabinet members who contri- buteQ^WHit-co-'n-r'martial 'and disgrace. Perhaps unfortunately for the nation, there is no one individual screaming "a.t ",th'e top "of leather- lined 5tings about the consequences of the Bikini atomic bomb tests as Mitchell yelled for a unified department of defense, with Army, Navy and air branches; for aircraft carriers: for airfields, in tr •!„,,.-..„,_ When Bill Mitchell -made his tests in 1921, he was operating Uuuer orders designed to make success of the experiment virtually, impossible. Those orders were that he was not to use anything heavier than a GOO-pound bomb and that the bombing planes' must fly at 10,000 feet or higher when they dropped their bombs. MitcHtelf**" Violated both orders when TO a..qfl his' infant airforces sank the,German battleship Ost: fricslat|fl 'olf ' the Virginia Capes. .His planes' carried one-ton bombs and although one of them got to the height of 11.000 feet on the previous test, most flew at height of a mile or slightly over. Considering the antiquated planes, the lack of adequate bombsights, the fact that they had to fly their ]r-ads 60 miles off shore and dump , them without the aid of modern i mechanisms, the miracle is that th™ hit anything at all. But the Ostfriesland went down in irorn tour to 20 minutes. (Of- •ficial reports vary that much). Air Commodore Francis Charlton of the British Navy, who was one of the observers, messaged Mitchell: "This shot will ring -around'the world. I am leaving for England eciivineed that you have shaker, ua". •. l',clic.s to their foundation. M•.'. L'mi Nelson rise from his tornb'i.:-d smite me if I'm wrong. Tomorr Mitchell. ,'apan, Germany and ] i Washington—Those few who re-1 member when Brig. Gen. "Billy" • Mitchell proved to the world that bombers could sink a battleship! will have at least one eye on the ! foreign observers and their rcac- | tions when tho joint chiefs ol staff : fonduci their atomic bomb experiments in tho almost land-locked ' lagoon.of Bikini atoll. : It having boon 1921 when Mil- I chcll's so-called "fool luck" sank i the German cruiser Frankfort and ; the GeiT.'-.ur! b.'ii.llu.ihip Ostfriosland , off the Virginia Capes, there wore j no i'lr'M-man observers aboard the ' 'transij.jrt Iio;irier:-;on. i But h:. Jo.;, .lino than it takes to ; tell it, I-!!'. ii got a cable from : Gerinartv ai.::ng for a '•', 000-word report on i.he experiment from i Bc;lin'j; .v^-Joiy ro.\id .scientific pub- • SUFFERERS FlriD CUSS FOR ' T_0_ASTH_MA ATTACKS Hera — Sutfereri R«ioic» i-'t'.-t frorj uiitr!:di of ajth- -, ;..-,.-:-. ,7.,-..i t..(Uy in ropurU u llili^ i j f'^rrrvjla which ; fi-l\f\'; ?.,:< lirnat.ic f.r.'l bron- Mc-n and wnretn who tor* g, chokinjr, paroxyjma a- t*'l ..[ i-lwtrd .-p|ic? ofter Ming it. ilOMETi:.; c^'.i $'J.i",('. b';t conalderinz re- «uit» txjirriEr.sKt, tfclt :j not e.tpsuire, *»o^ J «'«9' «ifcf a jew p^jjies » dose. (Ctution,«f »nly «s directed.) PEOMBTIN U Kid wtto etrfct moceyback juar»ntee bj J. P. Cox Drug Stores — Mail Orders Filled. chi-1 . tr.crly 5.-JI <-r«d v.-ifh 'Jrea<i of ar.thma noa- ' Let's All Give To The Red C ross Yot/ General The Red Cross has done a 100 per cent Job in this Theatre. Mathematical Limitations alone Prevent my saying the Red Cross services here have been more than 100 per cent" * -Gen. Douglas MacArthur C I i i S O speaks a distinguished eye-witness of your Red Cross in action. General MacArthur saw the Red Cross at your fighting man's side, all through the gruelling months of the Pacific campaign. He saw Red Cross huts in the sweltering jungle, bringing a touch of home to homesick, heartsick men. He knows that wherever your fighting man went, your Red Cross went, too—that wherever, whenever that man needed respite and recreation, help with a personal problem, or just someone to talk to, the Red Cross was there. He also knows, as you do, that your Red Cross cannot yet say, "Mission accomplished." It still has an enormous task to do. One War is over... but another War has begun Thousands of our men still in veterans' hospitals and in faraway lands overseas need comfort and cheer now, as they did when the bombs were bursting. And as our servicemen return to civilian life, your Red Cross must lend a helping hand. And when disaster strikes here at home—fire, flood, tornado —your Red Cross must be ready with aid for the victims. Its war against human misery is never wholly won. So remember—it is your Red Cross. It depends on you for its very existence. So give from your heart. Give generously. Give today! YOUR Rgtl CARRY ON First National Citizen • • - '- - ' ...... .. ........................... ... .„-»...,.,..,.... .....'. ,.-...., - ...., „•„ ....„.,_ .-..v,-. ....... ^Thursday. March 7, 1946 'Crip 7 Hall to Head Easter Seal Sales lleiberl Parkor. President of tho JJoaid u| trustees ni 11,,.. Arkansas Assoc.alion lor iho Crippled, announced yesterday dial C (; "Crip Hall Soi; rotary ol s'ta'o' wnl neiid Iho itllii Kasier Soil' Sales. :>e. rotary Hall as .si.no oh.nr- limn will lead tno soiling ol tne faster .Seals cainpa.gn \\nioii bo- Kins Mai'oli JUt and ends Kasler .Sunday, April Jlst. a:,r| tho Liu Pin ado which ,.-; u.Mially nold on tli'o oaluiday pi eroding Laster. Jhe Aikmisas A.sMicialion for the ^Crippled wa.s loundod hero in March, illll, and is aliliotcd with the National Society lor the Cnpplod Children and Adults wnicn has headquarlors in Lhicoga. Tho Ai- kansas Association joins in cole- waling tho .s.lvor iinnivorsity ol Ihe National .Society this year. "It is a very pleasant honor to be selected chairman ol Iho Faster .Seals Sales," Crip Hall said. "I was coimocled with tho I IMS spriii!', campaign so 1 am lam.liar witn the good work being accomplished by the Association. Llut I do tool tha't -/many people throughout Arkansas may still bo contused as to just what typo of worn the Association lor Iho Crippled is sponsoring. Tin Association s interest doos not con- Jlict with tho work being done \j: any other agency concerned will, tho i-iirti:g lor the handioappod. 1-ltit liko everything else succosslul it works in haimony wilh all agencies caring lor our crippled." he said. HOPE STAR, MOPE, ARKANSAS Page Five Officer Praises Troops Aboard Transport Le Lcunc Now York, March 7 --(/I 1 ;-- IVlaj. Orlaiidn J. Greening, of Camdcn, Ark.. tlit> tiansport oflic.T :ii)nard the transport Le .ieune. which ar- i i\ I'd today said the eii.',ht-ii;;.y >.oy- a;•.'.' h.id been marked by cxrelloiil uiMliioi. ,\iii| dial "this wit;, the nicest group of troops we have o>. or carried." He added thai much to his prise, the ship carried only stowaway dog. Federal Court to Hear Ward C 1 ' s T" I buit »oday Lillle Hook, March 7 --l/l'i-- Fed- oral court -nearim" was scheduled |.''" [ ihoi-o today on the government's! I motion to di:;mi:;;; a suit of Lee I Ward, IJcnton, Ark., lawyer, for ;$(i,:illO representing I bo difference i between tno pay ho received while in Iho navy and his valuation of Hal Boyle Continued from Page One lame camel. For example we passed over ancient Babylonia, which some men with long whiskers think was the site of the Garden of Eden. If there was an apple orchard in the a seat next to a window. We might just as well have been y.oom- ing over Arizona. But when they told us we soon over to the River excited. After till, it ... hi i,; I would com* whllu! Jordan 1 gol -o- Ope Yarbrough ens New Store Friday 11.W. Yarbrough announce Ihe 1 opening of Yarbrough'.s Grocery i and Market, located at 214 S. Hazel street. Friday March <!. The building has boon remodeled I ._ : and repainted throughout and now i afrcfrigei ation equipment installed.! A complete line of groceries, ve- j golablos and moats will bo ciU'ried, i Mr. Yarbrough said. A GENcRAL's'HORSES San Francisco, Fob. 2ij —(/Ti— A c.iuplo .-. of army cavalrymen cornered General Joseph \V. Stil- woll ill the USO here and gol to talking about horses. "Say. general." one -asked, "did you have any horses over in tile China-Burma-lndia theater?'" "Yes," replied the general with 'a sly .smile, "and mighty tasty thev were. 3 Relocation Camps Close Saturday By WILLIAM E. LOWELL Washhigtuii, March 7 --i/'I'i — Thi oc 1 of the lour remaining war rolooiilion camps v.ill ho olosod out al midnight Saturday. After lhat time, the camp at Tulo Lake. northern California, alone will remain in Iho Mauds of tho agency floated four years ago to manage one of Ihu war's most striking domestic ovonls • — iho mass migration of Japanese national.-; iincl Japanese-America its from Iho Pacific coast stales under an army order. Tho Tulo Lake camp, \V11A director Dillon Myer told a reporter, piobably can bo olosod abor' May 1. 11 now houses, ho said, about 400 or fitiu Japanese, comparod with! a peak population of several thousand. The camps being closed are Parker, Am., Maimmar, Calif., and Hohwor, Ark. Only Iwo or three employe;; will be loft ;it the camps by Saturday night, Myer said. Tile Tulo Luke camp, which has boon used to house an unruly element among evacuees. was the scene of a demolish ation against officials in 1943. It wa.s used i'o segregate oyacuecs sympathetic toward Japan. • "Tulo Lake." Myers said .'.it lime, "is not a place whore have a lol of dangerous people, place whore wo put all what his .services were worth lo Ihe navy. U. S. District Attorney Sam Uo- rex asked Federal Judge; Trimble lo dismiss the .suit on grounds thai, court lacks jurisdiction and that the still doos not slat ea cause of action. Ward alleged thai as chief yeoman from June I, I!)-H to September 21, HH5 he performed legal .services worth $10.000, from which ho deducted his pay of $.'),, r >00 in .seeking tlie judgment. lie said he enlisted in l'J-12 as a yeoman after a i counting officer assured him he would be paid in proportion to value of services he performed. Market Report • cover on Students it i:s a people esc." who wauled lo be Jaoan- , /ft • , OB at Uty Ho I Want new Pep and Vim? '1 lionvhtl. nf miil'lrs i,f.- wcil:. VMirn-nur, (•:;- li:tll-.it-il .^>li-!y In"IIIIM- bu'iy l:lt•^.^ ir.'l'. 1 t'f l!'.'\v Irttll' .Mut. n.n. hi:--.' mr'l (nr in-p: :.|>tt snpniir-i vllalnlii Hi. l.iiw nifll •.!l!riiilii':iiii'j-t!li-ii:iOi>Ji-'-l (At all drug stores everywhere—ir. Hope, at Cox and Gibson Drugs Pod Rogers, announced another' umaleur show, to be held tor.ighl iTIunsdayt in l!ie Hope City Hall' auditorium, beginning at f! o'clock. ' The leading amateurs from last weeks show will be on the program 1 tonight. Music will be furnished by Jack Cannon and his drum piano i act. " .! Little Rock. March 5 — i/IY- j Lewis McDonald, M;;l\ern, was Selected chairman ol' group -. Ar- : I kansi'.s Bankers Associaiion. hero j las! night. Howard Johnson. Clin-j i Ion. was elected vice chairman, i 'and Miss Lois Ruthoi ford, England, sec rotary-treasurer. Wa.'-hinyton, March 7 —.vll--'""* An idoii of ex-president Hoover — j excnaniie of sludonts beUVocn this country and other nations — ,ai-ou:xd strong support in the |Senate loday. : ,Scn;ilor CJuVney (H-SIJ) told a ro: porter Ihe Senate Military commit• too was very close to aproval of i a plan whereby surplus war goods j would bo vised to finance the ex- 1 change scholarship program, j ''Support appeared unanimous," ;Guinoy said, tolling of the commit- ;loi.''.s closed .session yesterday. "A i 1'ow of us asked another week to i sliifly H over." | His colleague. Senator O'Ma- i honey (l)-Wyoi agreed that: , "Sentiment -apcars to be ovcr- ; whelmingly favorable." Hoover, who has favored such a .program since he was secretary of commcice in the C'oolidgo ;id- minislr.V.ion. put his weight oehind the piTijectod legislation in a letter to tlic oommiltoo. lie wrote that he v.'ould "gladly support" such an international odueatioiii'l program. The legislation. sponsored by So:ialnr ] ; 'iilbrit;hl. iD-Arki. v.'ould allow iho Slate Department to dispose ol war surpluses located in for- ci ; ;n nalions for currency, credit or other exchange of those countries. '•-. Those funds, which would nol h:sve lo bo converted into dollars' Ihiil arc soiirce in many foreign liiitiuns, then' could be used for transportalion and education of American .'Undents in those nations, or the reverse for foreign ;-tudonls. o iwiis where the Lord was baptized. 1 expected to see something like the Mississipi, magnificently wide bill crystal clear. "There it is," called a crew member. "1 looked down and there was a narrow, dejected little stream of water wandering back and forth as undecided as a woman in a dc partmenl store. 1 believe you could almost .lump it on a pogo slick. I I haven't been so let down since I learned Santa Clntis shaved. All lhal history wrapped around such a small holy IricKle. Then a British major next lo me pointed over to the hills and said lhat was where Jericho used to be, wnerc some long ago Harry James blew down the walls. All lhal is loll is the hill sand a new Jericho. Everybody in the plane gol in an argument over \t'ho blew the trumpet. I never saw so many poor Bible students. Some said it was Job and some thought it was Jonah <md Joshua got more votes than anybody but we were all sure his name started with "J". While we were still arguing, we landed on Ihe Dead Sea and had lunch in Ihis health restor al Kalia. I was going swimming in the Dead Sea until somebody told me fish couldn't live in it so 1 gave up the idea on the grounds that if it wasn't good enough for the iish NEW YORK COTTON New York, March 7 --(7l'j— The cotton market moved over a wide I'.'iiige in nervous trading today! ,, uncertainty over control developments and possible sub- slJinlinl increases on margins on futures trading. Commission housing lir|uida- :)ii and hedging was easily ;ib- sorbed by replacement buying, in- f uonced by Washington reports i\ , a , 1 '; it t c ' c;ill "« will nol bo placed if the cotlon exchanges i-aise trading margins with a view t» stabilizing prices around il cenls a pound. Late altciiion prices were 30 to !>U cents a bale higher. Men May 2G.70, and Joy 26.80. r utures closed bale higher. Mch high 27.03 20.9413 up 9. May high 2G.«0 — 20!) up 15. J1.V high 20.92 — 2(i.S9 up 15. S 27.03, n cenls lo $1.10 a low 20.95 — last low 26.73 — last low 20.75 — last low 20.4!) — last i 17. low 2B.4!) — last '^20.00 -low 28.40 -lust 2(i.59 up 22. Middling spot 27.45n N-noinina.'B-bid. -o up 15. NEW ORLEAN'S COTTON New Orleans, March 7 —t'/P)— Cot Accounts were reinstated in most cases, brokers suggested, on the belief that the February slump had put the list in a position to respond substantially to any good news. Calling off of the telephone strike cropped sentiment lo a certain ex- .enl. Apprehension over persistent abor disputes, wage-price confusion and URKENING IRNATIONA ion and Urkening international affairs, however, continued to chill many ordinarily bullish enthusiasts. Dealings slowed lo a crawl after a fairly active opening and transfers of around 900,000 shares were among the smallest for a full strength since last August. A few "thin" issues were up G points or scr. Extreme plus marks of 1 to 3 were reduced in most cases near Ihe close. Scaltercd losers were in evidence. Secondary ralllay bonds edged forward. GRAIN AND PROVISIONS Chicago, March 7 —(/P)— Grain futures generally encountered the broadest sell-off in several weeks loday and some deliveries were below ceiling prices for the first time in months. Oals and May rye were sharply lower most of the time. May rye reacted mainly to the 5- cent limit break at Winnipeg. Wheat closed unchanged to ton futures advanced here today on I cent lower than yesterday's finish, null price-fixing and buying on bull- May $1.83 1-2 ceiling; corn un- isli interpretations of ' Washiivton changed at $1.21 1-2 ceilings: oats were steady, bale higher. J ° W 28>05 ~~ Closc it wasn't good enough for -an Irishman. ' ' Just al dusk we plunked down in the Nile—and there's a river worth seeing, even without Cleopatra. I caught one glimpse of the pyramids, and tomorrow,* if inflation hasn't run their price up, Pll buy 1 you a nice stuffed mumnjy:•'''for -a souvenir so you'll have somebody to talk to at breakfast while I'm reading the newspaper. Your loving husband, Harold-Vcr- cingctorix Boyle. ^, > 0 '-:•• •' Red Cross Continued from Page One Closin 40 to 83 cenls Mch high 26 6! 26.G3B. 26 73 " 2C ' tU ~ 10W 26 ' C9 ~ Close Jly liigh 26.95 - low 26.79 - close ~ low <-'losc Dec high 2G.G9 - low 2G.54 — close Edd City Moody Bakery Buy Two, Double Your Savings KROGER S TEASPOON TWT glnmcrous Princess Pattern teaspoons for only 25c with the purchnse of Kroger's Hot-Dated Coffee DEAL *% Ib. SPOTLIGHT FRENCH BRAND Ib. f CRACKERS Ib. box 18c Country Club Grahams bag 58c .$1.37 Gold Medal Ib. bag 10 Ib. HAIR TONIC . . Wildrool - I'lus Tax bot. 47c BABY OIL Men lien':; — • Polmolivc . . 3 When Available. reg. bars 20c Liltlo Rock. March 7 —(/Pi— Kcc- oinmondalion of the stale parole board for furloughs for six prisoners and commutation of two son- lonccs todav was in the hands of Governor Laney. Tho board yesterday paroled 24 oonvicls, including BUI Bohannon. 20, sentenced in Johnson county in 'OH! H) 21 years for second degree mm dor in tho slaying of his father. Other paroles included i county, term dalo of sentence and offense 1 : Robert C'nlloway, Union, eight years, Feb. 6, 1941, second degree murder. Julius Harriti. Miller, In years •Ian. 2:1, 10-41, burglary and grand larceny. Gladys 1:1. Johnson, Garland, one v.'ii.. October Ui, 10-15, grand larceny. Loroy Jolly, G.uland, two years, AiiLu:.st :>, 1U44, burglary and grand lai cony. Gordnii Lovelace, Ouachila, V I:H. Juno -J3. l!)!f>, obtaining mi iH'y iindor false pretense. llonry Yatos. Garland, sevon uUdo nol Byers Drug Slorc ........ W. J. Cox ........ .... ........ Jean Byrant ............... i Dorothy Bryant .......... Gco W. Robinson Co. C. F. Roulon .......... .. Clyde Coffee ........ ....... Pauline Bailey Fay Russell' ............... Winfrcd Huckabec ... Elvin Salisbury ....... Mrs. Chas. Wcsl ....... Doyle Reaves .... ....... Hazel Jorden ........... Mrs. Jess Anderson ... Mrs. Maggie Arnelt Clara Parris .... ........... Truman E. Taylor ... Ollic Robinson ...... M. V. Wallersin ....... Eunice Ambura Fayc Burke ............ . Myra Lee Cox ........... Doris Kennedy ........... Marjorie Braden ...... Mary Lou Booth ....... Lyman Armstrong Scott Stores .............. '. iVOO 20.00 10.00 2.50 1.00 1.00 25.00 5.00 5.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 27.00 14.50 1.07 2.0B H67 1:17 1.25 1.33 1.25 1.25 1.33 1.25 8.00 25.00 44.00 Total ........... : ........... ,Previously reported- Contributions Total .............................. -o- -$347.75 -$704.85 —347.75 Nazis Had Small Supply of Gasoline Washington, March 7 —(/I 1 )— Nax.i ; j Germany went to war wilh a rcla- 'tive shoestring supply of gasoline,! nitrogen and rubber. NEW YORK STOCKS New York, March 7 —(/l'i— The stock'market enjoyed » si:r.i]-likc ially today with liquors, motors aircralts rails and amusements leading the procession Churchill Speech OK by British "ES 1 AIM NATCHEL, SONNY!" From original color painting used for 1936 Uncle Natcbel Calendar FIGURING THINGS OUT By HOMER JENKS London, March 6 —(UP)— The British government was believed today to approve most of Winston Churchill's Missouri speech on Big Three relations, but wasn't expect' cd to say so 'officially. The British press genoraly commented favorably on the speech, particularly concerning the urgcn cy of gelling a settlement with Russia on outstanding issues. The Communist Daily Worker assailec it as the start of an Anglo-American Axis against. Russia. The Russians said nothing publicly about the speech. Radio Mos cow had neither reported it nor comrncntcd by noon today. "Bi'p'lbmatic observers 'pointcfTtHit lhat Churchill's speech agreed in many aspects with the policy of Foreign Secretary Ernest Bcvin At the UNO Bcviiv protested against the secrecy of Russian poliev and he has urged that all the big powers put their cards on the table. Bevin was known to bo -anxious to speed up organization of UNO military commitments — fitting Ohurchni's proposal for an interna- unchanged lo 1 3-4 cents lower Vlay US-cent ceiling; rye un changed to 7-8 off, May $2.15 5-8 7-8; barley unchanged to $1.26 l-'< ceilings. Cash wheat, corn, and oals were quoted nominally at ceilingprices ;oday. Estimated receipts ineludec cars of wheat, 13 of corn, anc 54 of oats. Wheat bookings were 5.00C oushels; corn 180,000 bushels, anc oals 22,000 bushels. o ST. LOUIS LIVESTOCK National Stockyards, 111., Marcl 7 —(IP)— Hogs, 3,500; all weight; slaughter barrows and gilts 14.80 sows and most pigs 14.05. Cattle, 1,800; calves, 800; god 13.50-15.00;godandchoiceheif-yTEEE and choice steers 15.25-16.75; small lots choice 17.00: medium and nonrl 13.50-15.00; good and choice heifers and mixed yearlings 14.t>U- 17.00; small lots mixed 17.50; medium 12.50-14.25; odd head god cows 12.50 upward; medium and good beef cows 9.50-12.25; canners and cutters 7.00-9.00; few good iDcef bulls 13.25-14.00; medium an dgood sausage bulls 11.00-12.75; choice vcalers 17.90; medium and good 13.00-16.50; cull and common 6.5011.00. Sheep, 1,500; slaughter lambs active, top again 16.75, equalling highest since last April; bulk good and choice wooled lambs mostly Texas 15.50-16.25; load medium and good Kansas wheatfield offerings 15.00; fall shorn lambs 14.75; fresh clips 13.00; slaughter ewes merely good 7.00; choice quotable 7.50; culls downward to 5.00. POULTRY AND PRODUCE Chicago, March 7 —(/I 1 )— Butter, firm; receipts 115,579; market unchanged. Eggs, receipts .20,053; tops irregular; balance steady; market unchanged. Awhile back I was learning Sonny how to handle a shotgun so he could figure out where Br'er Rabbit natchelly was going to be on his next jump. Sonny- got the idea mighty quick for a boy his age. Maybe it's because he's noticed how us farmers always tries to do things the natchel way. For instance, it just comes natchel. to use Chilean soda to give our crops a quick start and keep 'em growing strong and healthy. j Us farmers has becri using natchel soda for more than a hundred years. Seems like just being natchel makes it different from any other kind. M.aybe folks won't be able to get all the soda they want this season, but if we're careful with wliat we get it may do. k. Ouachila, announced i, two grand COFFEE . . Countrv Club Ib. jar 22c Moror Oil 10 qt. tan $1.99 I'onn Had 11.0'. I'uro CRACKERS bot. 42c Admiration . . . Ib Ciil'l'oo — Ui'i|i in' IVro Sunshine Krispy— Lb. Sal red, Fresh Box. jar 34c Embassy Peanut Lb. Butter — Smooth Jar COOKiES Kroger's Chocolate Town Tavern — Crisp Pkg. SALMON Bright Fall Steaks Ib. 37c COD FILLETS Tender While Moat Ib. 33c SIRLOIN STEAK Grade A Heel _ Ib. 35c PLUMP HENS Dres:;ed ami Drawn lb.45c BEEF Grade Ib. ROAST A Chuck 24c Blue Tat) Certified Red Triumph 100 Ib bag $379 POTATOES ... Nov.- -•• Florida Grown GREEN BEANS , Servo wilh Now I'ulalooi- 2 Ibs. ISe , . Ib. 19c FRESH CARROTS j,argo. Fresh Hunches Crisp. Tender Carrots JVh TOMATOES Ib. 27c Ki n.-'.or year .•H Smith, Garland, Alarch •>(!, 1945, forgery two and Luxora Mayor's Wife Dies After Ccr Accident 1 Miiiiila. March 7 —(UPi— Mrs. Lena Mao LiiiigsSon. 5H. wife of ii. C'. Lang.sioii. mayor of Luxora, Ar!-:.. died in a hospital here early today of injuries received Ihre'e hours cu.-'i'.M- wlu-n the car she was dri\mg crashed through a railing and plunged iiUo Big Lake bciwei.n 1'aniguuld and Blylhe- villo. Arx. Six oilier persons wore injured. I'm all maiiiigod to escape from Mie c-ir. which landed upside down in four foot of water. The injured v. i-ro Biliic Liingslon and Sarah Li.iigsi.i'.:. diiughlors of tho acci- I'.onl victim. Ann (Jwons, Virginia Howon. l-'raiicos Koxollo, and Polo Mi'i'.nolt all nf'Liixnra. liilln.- i.anystoii said her mother Uiis li.ivwn clear of Iho car and .v.-is 11 -.-oiioil Hum the lake by two night li.'-l.ermeii. Foreign Spy C'n'.t-nuod from Paeo One sonroi's siiiii \Vood and committee invi'stiL-aiors id.so hiivo boon in S'lioh with War nopaitinenl officials in charge of tho jninib pro- .loi-l. Tin- plant lold Iho committee lhal iou;:hor iedoriil slalulos wore i.. <•.•:-:--.ii y lo proioc". alum bomb MCiot:: 11 om foreign spys. In a re- lo iho i-ommilioV. il siiid that »iKiL;o on ii \v'ido-sciilo was pos- in this country under present tional air force—and to strengthen the UNO, as urged by the former premier. While most morning newspapers spoke well of the speech, dwelling on the dangerous trend in relations with Russia, the Labor party's newspaper Iho Daily Herald conspicuously refrained from com- menl.. "The man who spoke in Fulton yesterday had discareded every principle of international under- i standing and all lhat he had learned Jin those lone years of heroic joint j struggle with the people of Ihe 'Soviet Union and of other countries in tho mighty war of liberation," i the Worker said. , . ; •- — - ' The luminous fly, plal-yura ful- shoe-stnng in the last year of , toni, spins a web in the larva sources crippling production j stage to catch spiders. Applying the war bombing con-! — elusions to American industries, the report said: "Air defenses for the United States far superior to those which prevailed in Germany would still leave American industries vulnerable; passive defenses even more extensive than the German could not prevent destruction. the "To move the American oil and chemical industries underground would be a task of staggering magnitude and would still leave'the iii-. bricice dusll-ics susceptible to strangulation 'ducmg targets, through attacks on transportation.! B - v lnL ' Will '' s Blast walls x lose even academic interest in the era of the atomic bomb and its successors. "The only defcne of American industry envisaged by oil division personnel is the prevention of air attacks." A summary of the final World War II report of the oil division of Ihe United Stales stragcUe bombing survey said the Nazi war planners were initially so sure of victory that gambled low reserve slocks against being able 1o complete the transformation of Germany inlo "a chemical I buill on coal, air and water." ! The full force of Ihe strategic [bombing effort wa.s directed j against the German scnlheLic oil I industry on instructions of Gen. , Carl Spaalz June !!. 1944, Ihe rc- porl noted. Uo until thai date the 1 American and British bombers had ' dropped only 5.G70 Ions of bombs 'on uorman oil targets, but by V-E i day the combined air forces had cascaded 191.251; tons on i!7 oil-pro- CHILEAN NITRATE of SODA You aren't getting machinery, Mr. Farmer, because PIC have taken the place of S! ...so don't blame pur Implement Dealer! end tho Luftwaffe was nlmusl grounded for lack of luol und Nii/.i tanks woro being pulled in somo instances by oxen, the report noted. empire You get quantity too In Mnrollni'. Petroleum .Tilly. A iiuxliclno chest "must". Aids healing — soothing drosslns to minor burns- cuts, lllslicstQuality. Vela BID JAR COSTS It uruod 'ho oiiiic'monl of logi- i.Vuun lhat would impose niaxi- s of ,S jlll).00(1 fine and ' :.--'.>!iiii'.'iil on iinyono • IMO ini'ormation. TJn- ,.iIs. violators of the aliont- v.'uuld also be i r nf $100.000 i;iid five i t •:•. .- iti>:>i'i.-i-hi!R-nl. Member* ol tho .So:i;-.le commit-I ;n-o now .-tudyinu. a revised ver- i n o 1 a bill by chairman Brien i)., Conn., to govern the ol the. ulom bonib. ATTIC FA NOW IN STOCK Buffalo-Forge Certified Rateing Phone 259 HARRY W. SHIVER PLUMBING — HEATING HOPE Y OUR implement dealer had planned and expected to have his display floor filled with new implements and tractors weeks ago. And we had planned to make them—had told our dealers and our farmer customers they would have new equipment and plenty of service parts for the 1946 spring work. And we had hoped to sell these machines at no advance in price. Real Production Had Started When the war ended, our organization hcnt evary effort to increase production, with the result that in the last months of 1945 machinery was being built in very substantial quantities. Here are a few figures: PRODUCTION ITEM NOV. 1945 DEC. 1945 Tractors 7,271 7,432 Combines 2,345 2,526 Cultivators 3,482 3,308 Hay Loaders 209 982 *Plows 6,185* 6,702* *Plows are made in our Canton and Chattanooga Works, which are not on strike. January production was 7,747 plows. Bpth your dealer and we were encouraged by this production picture at the turn of the year. But the strike changed all that. As you know, the CIO United Farm Equipment & Metal Workers of America called a strike in ten of our plants, on January 21, 1946. What Is The Strike About? Wages are a basic issue. At the time of the strike. Harvester employes were among the highest paid workers in American industry. When the strike began, the average hourly earnings in the ten plants, not including overtime, were S1.15K'. If present wage proposals are adopted, this figure will become $1.33H per hour. When the strike began, negotiations were broken off by the Union on the issue of compulsory union membership. The Company has no desire to weaken the Union. It recognizes certain reasonable needs of the Union. But the Company does oppose compulsory unionism. It feels strongly that an em- ploye's membership should be a matter of his own choice. Material Costs and Price Relief Wages and materials are the great costs of operating our business—together they consume all but a few cents of every dollar the Company takes in. Wages are obviously going to be high—and nobody knows just how high material costs will go. In the face of rising costs of materials, the Company does not see how it can pay the wage increases recommended by a Government fact finding board until it has definite and satisfactory assurance from the Government that reasonable price relief will be granted to the Company within a reasonable period of time. This matter is of such importance that it will not be discussed here, but will be covered by future advertisements devoted to both prices and profits. Speaking for our dcaie:s and ourselves, we can assure you that no ^customer is more eager than we are to resume production. We are doing and shall continue to do everything in our power to bring about a fair settlement as soon as possible. INTER

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