The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on July 2, 1954 · Page 12
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 12

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FAQfl TWKLTM BLTTHETILLE (ARK.) winnm JHWS Knowland Wants U.S. Funds to U N Cut Off If Red China Admitted WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Knowland (R-Calif) said to day he may ask Congress to shut off all American contribu lions to the United Nations if the U. N. admits Red China to membership. Knowland said Secretary of State Dulles would be asked to reaffirm American policy on the issue today at a closed session of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, at which Dulles wa* scheduled to appear. He ha* no doubt, the California senator said in an interview in advance of that meeting, that the Eisenhower administration remains vigorously opposed to U. N. recognition of the Peiping regime. But to be doubly safe, he said, he may offer an amendment to .the foreign aid bill which would halt TT. S. contributions to the organization if American objections are overridden on this score. The foreign aid bill includes this country's share of U. N. expenses, currently one third of the U. N. budget. Effect the Same Knowland indicated he prefers .this approach to a proposal by Sen. McCarran (D-Nev) to direct President Eisenhower to notify the U.N. of this country's withdrawal of membership and funds if the Chinese-Communists are admitted. ' If either proposal were approved fay Congress, the effect would be to leave the administration no alternative. .••;. : . ~Knowland said he is satisfied Eisenhower and Dulles will do everything they can to prevent Communist China from displacing Nation alist China in the international or ganization. "But I don't know what the. administration's policy would be United States opposition were overridden and the Red Chinese were admitted," he said. "Because I would not want to embarrass the administration, I would resign my leadership in that case to fight to get us out of the organization." Commodity And Stock York Cotton (IX :M July ........ 3374 3375 3362 3365 Oct ........ 3397 3403 3397 3402 Dec ........ 3408 3416 3407 3416 Mar ........ 3428 3434 3427 3433 Ntw Orleans Cotton Oct .... ---- 3394 3402 3394 3402 Dec ........ 3407 3415 3405 3415 Mar ........ 3431 3434 3428 3434 May ........ 3437 3440 3435 3440 Chicago Soybeans July .... 379% Sept .... 281 y 4 Nov 259% 332 281% 259% 377 278 2551/2 381 279 Jan .... 26214 2623/i 258^ 258V 2 Chicago Wheat July .... 193% 197% 193 Sept .... 197 200% 196% Four Arkansans Killed in Wreck WAXAHACHIE, Tex. (fl>> — Four Arkansans were killed killed and another 'hurt yesterday in a three- vehicle crash near here. The dead include: CpL Carlos Levon Nelson, 24, of Cotton Plant, Ark,, stationed at Fort-Hood. Tex. Fred Nelson, 58, of Cotton Belt, Ark., father of Carlos. Mrs, Myrtle Nelson, 55, wife of Fred. Charles E. Krumpler, 22 of Magnolia, Ark., owner and. driver of the car. Highway patrolmen said the car, traveling at a high speed and a watermelon truck collided. The Arkansas car bounced into another car. Chicago Corn July .... 158J/2 158% Sept .... 153% 153% 157 151% 196% 199% 158% 152% Ntw York Stocks (J2:4S 4notation*) A T and T ,...166 7-8 Amer Tobacco 55 3.4 Anaconda Copper 33 1-2 Beth Steel §9 7-J Chrysler „..;.. 65 3-4 Obituary Naval Airman Services In Osceola Today OSCEOLA — Funeral services for Aviation 'Machinist* Mate Second Ward Dale Davis of Delta, Utah, will be conducted this afternoon at 4 o'clock in Swift Funeral Home chapel by the Rev. Percy Herring. Burial was to be in Ermen Cemetery with military rites accorded by personnel from Millington Naval Air Station. Mr. Davis was 25 and the husband of the former Mary Evelyn Richey of Osceola. He was reported killed when, along with other crew members, he bailed from a flaming airplane and his parachute failed to open. He was stationed at Kirtland Naval Air Force Base at Albuquerque, N. M. He is survived by his wife, one son, John David Davis, 1, and a sister, Mrs. Wilfred Munster, Delta, Utah. Swift Funeral Horn* is in charge. J. E. Green Death Reported Word has been received here of the death of J. E. (Dad) Green, 81. who died last week in Albuquerque N. M., after suffering a stroke. Mr. Green was a painter ana , paper hanger ana lived in Blythe- j ville approximately 35 years before moving to New Mexico two years HitsPhilippines; 22 Are Killed MANILA (if) — At least 22 persons were reported dead and scores were injured today in a strong earthquake which jolted the central Philippines. The provincial capital of Sorso- gon bore the brunt of the quake, 20 persons were dead and enormous property damage. Two others were killed at Legaspi City to the north. Capt. Isagani Abella, commander of the Sorsogon constabulary garrison radioed police headquarters iere: "Twenty persons believed dead this capital alone. Property damage enormous. Concrete fence around our camp and our radio transmitter station totally wrecked. Our headquarters badly damaged . . ." Eighty pe,r cent of the old buildings in Sorsogan, a city of 26,000 were destroyed, Philippine News Service said. The towering steeple on a Catholic cathedral toppled- Communicationi with tht area, on the southeastern tip of Luzon, were disrupted. Meager report* were relayed here from » ship tn Sorsogan harbor. Huge landslides were reported between Sorsogan and Albay province to the north.' The Philippine Red Cross olfice here said field report* described the'" quake as the strongest ever to hit Sorsogan province, a rich copra producing region of almost 300,000 persons. It reportedly lasted 80 seconds. Red Cross teams flew to the area. Japanese inter Russian Waters for Rescue TOKYO l-f) — The Japanese Coast Guard today ordered one of its cutters into Russian waters to rescue 14 shipwrecked Japanese fishermen stranded on a rocky point in the Soviet-held Kurile Islands. The firshermen have been radioing for help from barren Shinshiri island, about 400 miles northeast of Japan's northernmost island, since ;heir boat was wrecked in a dense fog June 29. Rockefeller Gives UA $5,000 for Water Survey PAYETTEVILLE, Ark. tfV-Win- throp Rockefeller has given $5,000 to the University of Arkansas to determine the feasibility of research on ways to recharge the ground water supply. Dr. Lippert S. Ellis,, dean of the College of Agriculture and director of the experiment station, announced the grant today. It will finance two-month preliminary study on e proposed research. The study will include a survey of literature on the subject and visits to three of four areas wh|re ground water recharge has been or now is being undertaken. Bank Hit for $46,000 CHICAGO (ff) — Five robbers, armed with a machine gun, shot- grun and pistols, took almost $50,000 in a bold daylight holdup of the Ashland State Bank today. • Bank officials at first estimated the loot at about $25,000, but later British Bract and BW* Builders Bar* Bit* Of Beltlest Britches LONDON L* — The British suspenders industry says it can't be self-supporting if trousers are. Peeling the pinch since a recent trend here toward elastic waistbands, the National Assn. of Brace, Belt and Suspender Manufacturers has sent 100,000 leaflets to British men's shops. It 'warns the retailers they will lose the profits on eight million dollars worth of suspenders sold each year if they go out of style. Also, the association contends, it is unhealthy to constrict one's waist. And it asks: What will happen when the elastic gives out and a citizen is left with no suspenders? Gets Channel 8 R. W. Lovett, 329 Division, this morning reported receiving Channel 8, Nashville, on his television set. reported an audit showed $46,878 was missing. State Cash Funds: $7,065,361 LITTLE ROCK (^>—State agencies and institutions in Arkansas spent $7,065,361 in "cash funds"— money-not appropriated by the legislature during the fiscal year which ended Wednesday. Almost half of the amount $3,542,709 went for salaries. The remainder was spent for maintenance and operations. The "cash-funds" register was set up by the 1953 Legislatur« to record the amount agencies' spent from funds derived from fees, grants and similar income onot allocated from general taxes. Rhee Gets Rebuke SEOUL W) — South Korea's newly elected National Assembly today handed President Syngman Rhee t, stiff and unexpected rebuke by refusing to confirm his new Cabinet. Many of Rhee's own Liberal par,y members bolted to join Independents and Democratic National- I ists in withholding confidence from the slate of ministers.. He is survived by his widow and one daughter, Mrs. Ruby Moore, also of Albuquerque. Coca-Cola 117 1-4 Gen Electric .. 47 Gen Motors 763-8 Montgomery Ward 67 7-] N Y Central 21 3-8 Int Harvester ,.".. 32 1- Republic Steel 58 1-8 Radio 303-8 Socony Vacuum 43 3-8 Studebaker 18 3- Standard of N J 86 1- Texas Corp 65 Sears 64 7-8 U S Steel 49 3.4 Sou Pacific 41 1-2 Livestock NATIONAL STOCKYARDS, HI. R— (USDA)—Hogs 4.200; active; barrows and gilts 25-50 higher; 180 "b and up 35-50 higher; sows 2515 higher-rafter a. few early at iteady; choice 180-230 Ib 25.00-50, argely 25.25 up: about 175 head uniform 200-220 Ib 25.60; 240-270 Ib 3.75-25.00; few 270-300 Ib 22.003.75; 150-170 Ib 23.50-24.75; sows 00 Ib down 18.75-20.75, mostly Two from County At Petit Jean Attending the annual 'schoo health workshop at Petit Jean Stat Park this week are Miss Georg- Poe, public health nurse of Manila and J. Anthony Serio, Leachville' elementary school principal. Participation in the conference i by invitation and the study group are made up of persons, who it i felt have made an outstanding con tribution to school health. 20.50 down; heavier sows 15.75 18.50, few down to 15.50; boars 10.00-16.50. Cattle 800, calves 600; barely steady in cleanup trade on heifer and butcher yearlings; commercial and good 15.50-20.00; some cutter and utility 9.00-12.00; cows moderately active fully steady; utility and commercial 9.50-12.00; canners and cutters 7.50-9.50; light shells dropping below 7.00; bulls steady; utility and commercial 13.00-14.50; canner and cutter bulls 9.00-12.00; vealers steady at yesterday's :lose; few high choice and prime 9.00-21.00; good and choice 14.009.00; commercial and low good 0.00-13.00; culls 7.00-8.00. COMING! See Tuesday's Issue of the Courier News For the Announcement of MEAD'S GREAT JULY CLEARANCE Clearance We Must Make Room For New Slock! Every Item Is a Top Value at a Big Markdown! 5 PC. Chrome DINETTE SET With Foam Rubber Seat & Back 2 PC. Tapestry Studio Suite 99 95 Gas Range Reg. $79.95 Gas or Electric Lawn Mower 4 PC. Poster BEDROOM SUITE Liberal Allowance On Old Suite Bendix Electric Range 199 50 NOW-Reduced to Clear! 5 PC. Mahogany DINING SUITE Drop Leaf Table Arvin Ironing Board Baby Bed With Mattress - - ' Radios - - - - - - - - Gold Seal Rugs Metal Lawn Chairs - - - - Table Lamps - - - - - Platform Rockers - - - - Good Used Washing Machines - Studjo Couch (Floor Lamp FREE) - $7.95 - 12.95 7.95 up - 9.95 - 3.95 4.95 up - 19.95 29.95 up - 59.95 Floor Lamp FREE with any Couch or Living Room Suite HARRY MYIRS and MITCHELL BRIGGS Blythtvillt, Ark. Phont 2-2660

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