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December 30, 1953

The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 5

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JVEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 30, 1953 .BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS PAGE nvi Oft-Wed Babs Weds An Oft-Wed Playboy NEW YORK I* — International playboy Porfirio Bublrosa said today he will marry millionairess Barbara Button at 3 p. m. (CST) today at the Dominican consulate. Commodity And Stock Markets- New York Cotton (12:30 quotations) Mar 3306 3308 3304 3306 May 3330 3335 3328 3331 July 3307 3307 33u/ 3304 Oct 3238 3240 3237 3237 New Orleans Cotton Mar 3305 3309 .3305 3305 May 3333 3336 33'' 3331 July 3306 3307 3303 3304 Oct 3237 3238 3235 3238 Memphis Soybeans Mch .... 309 July .... 301 Chicago Soybeans Jan .... 307 307% 305J/4 Mch .... 309% 310 May .... 307% 308 July .... 302V'2 303% Chicago Corn Mch .... 156'' 8 1561/4 May .... 157% 157% Chicago Wheat Mch 207y s 207% May .... 207% 207% New York Stocks 02:45 quotatlonil A T and T Amer Tobacco Anaconda Copper Beth Steel Chrysler Coca-Cola 109 3 / Gen Electric 86y 4 Gen Motors 58% Montgomery Ward 551/4 N Y Central is% Int Harvester 2714 Republic Steel 4734 Radio 23 Socony Vacuum 35!/ a Studebaker 20% Standard of N J 72>/ a Texas Corp 573/ 8 Sears ?• 61'A U S Steel 39 Sou Pac 36% 307!4 305i/ 4 3001/4 155% 2061/2 206% 306 "A 308% 3063/4 302 155% isey, 2067s 207 156 • eoy 8 1 29% . SOI/, 593/4 He made the announcement as he arrived at the Hotel Pierre to visit his bride-to-be. Rubirosa was attired in an oxford gray business suit, thin gray shirt and discreet checkered black and white tie, black topcoat and no hat. Rubirosa will be Miss Button's fifth husband. She will be his fourth wife. One of his wives was one of the nation's other "richest girls," Doris Duke. Rubirosa's brief announcement culminated three days of hints and rumors that he would wed. The situation and Miss Button was spiced by a Livestock NATIONAL STOCKYARDS, 111. UK— (USDA)— Hogs 7,500; barrows and gilts mostly 50 lower; bulk 180-230 Ib .25.25-50; most lots under 220 Ib 25.35-50; load 175-180 Ib 25.60; scattering 150-170 Ib 24.5025.50; mostly one price of 25.50 on 170 Ib; bulk 230-260 Ib 24.7525.25; 260-280 Ib 23.75-24.50; load 295 Ib 24.25; load 335 Ib 23.00; sows steady; bulk 400 Ib down 21.75-22.75; 400 Ib up 20.50-21.25, . Cattle 3,500; calves 800; steers heifers and mixed yearlings slow; few sales about steady; cows fairly active; fully steady; bulls-'mostly 50 higher and vealers 1.00 higher; early sales high good to average choice steers 1.00-3.50; good to average choice heifers and mixed yearlings 16.50-21.75; utility and commercial cows mostly 10.50-1. c5; canner and cutter cows 8.0010.50; shelly canners down to 7.00; utility and commercial bulls 13.0015.00; cutter bulls 10.00-12.50; good yearlings 16.50-21.75; utility and commercial cows mostly 10.5012.50; can::er and cutter cows 8.0010.50; shelly canners down to 7.00; utility and commercial bulls 13.0015 , cutter bulls 10.00-12.50; good and choice vealers 24.00-31.00; individual had prime up to 34.00, highest since February; commercial to low good mostly 17.00-23.00. e CUM Iraking Mori In Half • »td««l Drlvtr fetlgv* • • Giv« Safer, Ouicktr Slop* • Pnvidti Pttitin halting Control COME IN TODAY) "KNO!X"~1Ua. U.I. »HT. OFr. Phillips Motor Co. A ChkklMWlM PH. 44*1 statement from Zsa Zsa Gabor that Rubirosa had wanted to marry her and had punched her in the eye when she rejected h him. Rubirosa scoffed at this and said Miss Gabor was looking for publicity. A spokesman said it would be a single ring ceremony under Dominican custom but. that Rubirosa could receive a ring also after the nuptials. There was no official word on where the couple would honeymoon, but it was learned. Rubirosa had reserved a six-room honeymoon suite at the Hotel Jaragua, in Ciudad Trujillo, Dominican capital, as a "precautionary" measure. The New York Post quoted Ru- birosa today as saying he was not interested in Miss Button's millions. Post columnist Earl Wilson, who encountered Rubirosa last night in the Midston House bar, wrote that the playboy told him: 'Riches to me don't count. I don't need anybody's money. I have plenty of my own. We will be married like civilized people under the law of separate property. What property she has is hers and what property I have is mine." Rubirosa said Miss Hutton has "brought something new and different into my life." "I will not be like her other husbands," he said. "I will make her happy at last." Asked if he had heard from former wife Doris Duke about his plans to wed Miss Hutton, Rubi- rosa replied: "No, not yet. But she's going to be happy—and going to laugh. Barbara and Doris are very good friends." Obituaries Bell Planning Expansion of Mrs. Annie Carter £)j o / Systems Succumbs Here Services for Mrs. Annie Belle Blevlns Carter, 81, wife of the late A. K. Carter who died at her home at 607 North Fifth Street yesterday, will be conducted at 10 a.m. tomorrow at Holt Funeral Home Chapel by the Rev. E. C. Brown. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Mrs. Carter, an. invalid for the past eight years, had lived in Blytheville since 1903. Her husband, who died last March, was connected with the old Carter Stave Mill here. Survivors include nephews, Woodrow and Russell Carter of Blytheville, Frank Carter of Kennett, Charles Carter of. Keosauqua, Iowa; and two nieces, Mrs. Jimmy Rogers and Mrs. Fay Criss, both of Osceola. Pallbearers will be Joe Gude, J. C. Roach, Linwood Lewis, K. M. Larkin, Bryant Stewart and Fred Copeland. Emancipation Observance Set Dr. Fred T. Guy, pastor of Mt. Zion Negro Baptist Church in Little Rock and president of the state Baptist Convention (Consolidated), will be principal speaker at a local observance of the 90th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation at Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church at Rites Conducted For Levy Trusty LEACHVILLE — Services for Levy Happle Trusty, a retired merchant, were conducted this afternoon at the Leachville Baptist Church. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery in Jonesboro with Howard Funeral Home of Leachville in charge. Mr. Trusty, 74, died Saturday at Haines City, Fla. He operated grocery store here for many years. He leaves his wife, Mrs. Mary Snow Trusty of Haines City; a son, John Trusty of Dover Creek, Fla.; three daughters, Mrs. Altie Beard of Indianapolis, Ind., Mrs. Maggie Johnson of Leachville, and Mrs. Pauline Deal of Haines City; three stepsons and two stepdaughters. Rites Held for Infant Services for Ronie Derreal Hoskins. infant son of Mr. and Mrs, William Hoskins of Reeves, Mo., were conducted this afternoon ai the Reeves Baptist Church, Reeves, Mo., by the Rev. Lawrence Glenn. Burial was at Senath, Mo., with Cobb Funeral Home in charge. Ronie, ill since his birth, died at the age of seven days. Besides his parents, he is survived by his sister, Kathy Hoskins of Reeves, Mo. Their service in consuming weeds and insect pests far over shadows any crop damage birds may do. 2 p. m. Friday. The program will be sponsored by the Negro Interdenomiantiona Ministerial Alliance and Rev. J. W Knowles, president, will preside. Music will be presented by the Harrison High School chorus and Rev. J. W. Speight will introduce the speaker. We Alcoholics Have Found... This approach to alcoholism is based upon our own drinking experience, what we have learned from medicine and prychiatry, and upon spiritual principles common to all creeds. By combining these resources, the recovery rate among alcoholics who want to stop has been very greatly increased. We think of alcoholism as an illness; an obsession of the mind coupled to an "allergy" of the body. It is a shattering sickness—physical, emotional and spiritual. How to expell the obsession that compels us to drink against our will is the problem of every alcoholic. We feel that each man's religious views, if any, are his own affair. While every shade of opinion is found among us, we take no position, as a group, upon controversial questions. No particular point of view is demanded of anyone. Our sole aim is to show sick alcoholics who want to get wel( how they may do so. We are really groups and not organizations. We have no constitutions, no bylaws, no officers, no dues or assessments. We are not chartered for profit or otherwise. While every shade of opinion is expressed among us we take no position, as a group, upon controversial questions, no member is obliged to conform to anything •whatever except to admit that he has an alcoholic problem and wishes to be rid of it. We have found that a genuine tolerance of others, coupled with a friendly desire to be of service to others is most essential to our own recovery. This treatment is primarily a SUGGESTED way of life that many have profited by and they devote much of their sparetime to passing their idea of recovery on to others. Club Room ovtr Hardy Furniture Co. ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS Box 873 — Blyrheville, Arkansas Anyont Interested Invited to Our Meetings Op«n Meeting! 8 p.m. Every Friday Night Closed Meeting! 8 p.m. Every Tuesday Night LITTLE ROCK W—The Southwestern Bell Telephone Co., today announced a 28 million dollar con. structlon program to provide 80 per cent of its Arkansas customers with dial telephone systems. General Manager Warren E. Bray said it will be three years before the project is completed. Announcements were made yesterday at Pine Bluff and Hot Springs that those cities will get dial systems within two years. The Pine Bluff changeover from manual operation will cost three million dollars. The changeover at Hot Springs will cost $1,600,000. Bray said the company plans to convert virtually ail Arkansas telephone offices to dial within the next five or six years. He said about 60 per cent of the company's phones now are dial. Among the other projects on the constructipn program, Bray said, are several new buildings; an underground long distance cable from Little Rock to Searcy; a long distance aerial cable now under construction between Little Rock, Benton, Hot Springs and Malvern. He said this will be extended to Arkadelphia, Gurdon, Hope and Texarkana and will connect with Texas. Bray said the construction program is designed to keep pace with the growing communications needs of Arkansas. He said that in 1940 Arkansas had 76,000 telephones. Today, the figure has grown to 221,000. DEFENSE TV Solves Mystery SUSSEX, N. J.(/P) — A 20 year old mystrey has been solved for Harry Hayne. As a boy attending a movie theater, he was watching a thriller when the film broke just as the culprit was about to be revealed. The manager announced the film was so mutilated the end of the picture could not be shown. The other night Hayne switched on his TV set. They were showing the same picture. Hayne finally learned how the story ended. (Continued from Pagi l) the program was not prompted by recent statements by some economists and Congress members that I the country is in a recession. El- 'senhower's statement said he was In "complete agreement" with the anti-unemployment moves outlined in November by Flemming. Sen. Maybank, In a statement released here, declared that Eisenhower had turned his back "on campaign promises of state rights, more freedom for private business and greater economies in the government," and he continued: "It's impossible for me to understand how the President, in the face of the record made In the Congress during the last session , and in the face of assurances given by the administration to the majority leader, Sen. Knowland (Calif), coi.;d take such action as he took." He referred to this chronology of events last July: The Senate adopted 62-25 an amendment to the defense appropriation bill forbidding the Defense Department from letting any contracts to other than a low. bidder, even if a slightly higher bid came from an area with substantial unemployment, for "correcting or preventing :conomic dislocations." The amendment was drastically revised in a Senate-House conference, to bar preferential treatment in cases where there was a "price differential." When the bill returned to the Senate for final passage, Maybank again offered his amendment. But tie did not press it after Knowland assured him that "I will personally take up the matter with the President of the United States, because . . the vote of the Senate onjthe question was so overwhelming that Ihe administration should not fly in the face of the vote by the Senate." Cites Low Bid Assurance He referred to the original Senate approval of Maybank's amendment. Knowland later said he had received from the President assurance that no contracts would be let except on a low-bid basis. The Californian could not be SHOULDERS (Continued from Pate 1> Hager's cab during a free-spending spree. Both Hall and Mrs. Heady claimed they knew nothing about the missnlg ransom money and Kali said he had more than (590,000 In his hotel room when arrested. Shoulders, in testifying before the grand jury, said he used precaution in bringing the suitcases into the police station because he knew he was on an important case. "I knew good and well the fact that Dolan and I come in and used the precaution was going to cause them gassy policemen to become suspicious that we had something big and I didn't want that because I didn't have the woman (Mrs. Heady)," the officer testified. ' Mrs. Heady was arrested after Hall had told officers where to find her. Shoulders said Dolan took In one suitcase and placed it in his office in the station. He told the jurors he brought in the other suitcase. "I got it in the back of my office and I done It purposely so no- borty saw me with this suitcase and they didn't," he said. The grand jury disclosed the testimony for the first time yesterday. Federal Judge Richard M. Duncan set Shoulders' bond at $10,000. A warrant has been issued for his arrest. reached for comment on U\e new policy. Sen. Sparkman, recalling the Senate exchange, said "Bill Knowland . . . took the floor and gave the U .s. Senate his solemn word that he .had talked with President Eisenhower and the very thing we dreaded then would never be done." Sparkman added: "Today they have broken faith and done it." Similarly, Sen. Hill said the presidential policy "violates the letter and the spirit of an ironclad agreement between the Republican leadership and Southern senators." Billy Graham Film To Be Shown at Calvary Baptist A six-hour New Year's Eve watch night service to be held at Calvary Baptist Church here will feature a full-length color movie produced by Billy Graham Evangelistic Films, Inc., named "Mr. Texas." The services will begin at 6 p.m. with a fellowship supper and will be concluded at midnight with observance of the church ordinances of baptism and the Lord's Supper. The film, which features Billy Graham and revolves around his evangelistic crusade at Fort Worth last year, is described as "the world's first Christian western." Cotton aphids usually do not have wings, but when food supplies are exhausted, the next generation is born with wings and flies away. RITZ THEATRE Manila, Ark. (Wide Vision Screen) LAST TIMES TONIGHT "JENNIFER" With Ida Lupino & Howard Duff THURSDAY ONLY "HOT NEWS" With Stanley Clements With the Courts CIRCUIT — (Civil) — Cecil Cr«rah»w v». outhrie Perm, $50 »nd return of dog. , Burl Johnson d/b/i Firmer* Tractor and Truck So., vs. 1. R. Hcnsley, $1,818 debt. (Criminal) — State of Arkansas vs. Charles Boyd Branscum and Billy Joe Hamm, forgery and uttering. MOX - Theatre- On West Main St. In BlyHuville Show Starts Weekdays 7=00 Sat. Sun. 1:00 On Our Wide-Vision Metallic Screen LAST TIMES TONIGHT Double Feature RED BALI SS JeffWOLEMIeiSlOU ~' T ^ ktttBU(H• Brts 8Sai te^!sx-\. i MClltLIIK 9BML' WIIT HdWI • Ml! .A WIVEIISJU..IIITEIMA1XIM nCTHC* —AND— l-fi-tfs «wc«»»«! ;* / -'i LANZA-BECAUSE* ^YOU'RE MINE DORETTA MORROW SHORT & FOOTBALL NEWS Here's what's causing all the talk about the HEW 1954 CHEVROLET It's the first and only low-priced car to offer POWER BRAKES, AUTOMATIC SEAT and WINDOW CONTROLS,* NEW HIGHER HORSEPOWER in TWO GREAT ENGINES ... plus all these other new advantages! Hi* >•! Air 4-Door S*dai The brilliant new styling front and rear, and gay new colon People are looking and liking what they see! The clean new front-end and rear-end designs. The new styling refinements all around the car. And the new colors! The exciting new two-tone combinations. The deep, rich solid colors, and brilliant new pastels. Here's Body by Fisher at its beautiful best! Hi* B«l Air Sport Coup* Colorful new interiors and automatic window and seat controls Really fin? new fabrics. Even more generous use of vinyl trim where it adds the most to good looks and long life. New custom colors keyed to exterior colors. And Chevrolet is the first low-priced car to offer automatic, electric front window and seat controls, just like the highest-priced cars! (Optional on Bel Air and "Two-Ten" models at extra cost) Th« "Two-Ten" Handyman Station Wagon The thrifty new power in two advanced engines More power and finer performance with important gas savings! Powerglide models now offer the most powerful Chevrolet passenger car engine ever built-the "Blue-Flame 125." There's far more power, too, in the "Blue- Flame 115" engine in gearshift models. Both of these great high-compression engines bring you smoother, quieter, more thrilling performance. 1h. "Two-Ttn" 2-Doof S*d« Power Brakes, lower-priced Power Steering, Powerglide for all models Only Chevrolet in its field offers so many and such wonderful automatic features. Now, on models equipped with Powerglide and for the first time in any low-priced car, you can have the case and convenience of Power Brakes. Power Steering costs less and you can have Powerglide automatic transmission on all models. All three features optional at extra cost. The mony new ways Chevrolet offers more of the things you wont No other car offers so many things you want at such low cost. Chevrolet is the lowest-priced line in its field, and it saves you money on operation and upkeep every mile you drive! Come in, find your favorite model and find out how much you'll be ahead with a new 1954 Chevrolet. The new Delray Club Coupe-one of two new body style* Now, Club Coupe smartness with all the back scat knee-room of a two-door sedan! And the entire interior is distinctively different. All of it-seats, sidewalls, even the headlining-is in a soft, pliable, leather-like material that's color-keyed to the exterior color. There's a brand-new 1954 Utility Sedan, too. It's a thrcc-passcnger model with extra-large hauling spacel . •Option!) tl «»tn coil. Pnvnr bnkti avtllibU nn PowBfQlid* model*. Automilie window and lit controls on B«l Air ind "Two-Tin" models. M*re Ainu inert pwpU went, theft why MORE PEOPLE BUY CHEVROLET* THAN ANY OTHER CAR! SYMIOl OF SAVINGS EMUEM OF IXCIUINCI SULLIVAN-NELSON CHEVROLET COMPANY 301 WEST WALNUT BLYTHEVILLE

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