Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas on January 7, 1952 · Page 12
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January 7, 1952

Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas · Page 12

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·31 MOMIIwm MKAMUS TMMS, r,tnt Harder Work To Get Business Said Needed Draftee Training Cost Said To Be $3,600 Per Person * New York-fTrVBcUcr retail bu*l-+ f fiess- in in prospect for this spring but.most merchant will hnvc to work a Jot harder lo cot .t, dclc- 'gales'to the 4,1 si a n n u a l rrmvcn- lion of the National Retail Dry . Goods' Association were told in- j WHshingl)n-(/l'i-The "Army rsti- Isfs needed, Army officials said to- ilay ' - ' I moll's it costs about $3.000 nnrl day. · . . . . . I' This statement mnv In a report j tnktV approximately eight months J^ 1 ^gj^ tra'lninU''mclpro- ijn a 4'urvey undertaken by t h e 1 rcudy lor overseas service. That is ' prniXrA in which 430 department.) r( ,. |fjy f o r m , crwi ,. Kcrv \ cf . That Is W w l n ^ a n d specialty stores .were [ho ',,,.._, f o r t ) l p flVRrn - c Jn . A majority nf polled said higher laxc? nnd increased cnslfi nf doing business Will constlule n "serious threat to ihe profit picture" in 19. r 2, ' I n view o f . less favorable pro Hi profjwcts, tunny t n r r c h a n i s arc jilanninfi an "nil-out war" on rx- pcnsca this year, I he nsfiodnlinn said. Economics such as curtailed . delivery service arc being serlous- Jy ronsidercd. :. Other methods suggested by re- tailor* for trimminj; costs include -increased employe productivity, ·"work simplification nnd strcum- fining of store procedures, more selective promotion processes, con- jiolidallon nf freight shipments nnd ·pooling of rustonicr services, the lurvey said. : 'Three out rif f i v e stores t|iies- tloncd said ihey had no plans this 1 year for building or-expansion. tigo ductee from the lime he gels his prr~induetion physical u n t i l lie arrives at an nvcniRC overseas unit such as one in Germnny. Under the .present 24-month d r a f t law, ihe soldier w i l l he useful HP Ji triiiiicd member of a uom- biit fnrcn for only the Ifl months rcmnihing n f t c r his Untiring. Hern use of the limited lime of his service, the average draftee nm 1)0 of no usr in meeting the inrrensinft reqiiiremrnl.i for technically trained soldiers to h a n d l e modern xvcapons dar detection and, ' t i n c l u d i n g ra- equipment-- -tfuirled · ip.flles, communi- rations system?;, Up to 13 months to produce the- high lovel special- cost is spread over his subsequent 16 -months of 1 service with an overseas u n i t it "moans that the average cost" of simply m a k i n g a soldier available for act u a l service is equal to $225 for each month of production service." This would be in addition to costs fiL'cruing d u r i n g actual xcrv- JCR itself. The A r m y estimates t h a t i f . an inductee's service were; IV) months, t h e overhead monthly cost would rlrop from $22.1 to about $105 and to $1.10 if there was 30 months of service. O f f i c i a l s say t h a t " f i n i t e apart from d o l l a r cost ns such, the 24- month term of service imposes a serious personnel problem on the Army in meeting present worldwide requirements." GIs TRY TO CROSS ICE JAMMED IMJIN RIVER V PLAN TO BUILD S*« Our M»«laL G«t Our Prjen. Try Our Strilct. DYKE LUMBER CO. Ml it Chirlti .iORl'H MISSION KTHF.KT . PHONE 787 Republic Printing Co, - BUSINESS STATIONltnY orricit roHMs sALE*BrxKS- fiurmrR STAMPS TOP (ASH PUKE MR) YOUR URNITURi AT MtTON MOS. AUCTION .HOUJI, PHONI 1770 , EVBrV SATURDAY Eisenhower's Views On Domestic Issues Nc' Known, Since He Has Had No Call To Make Public His Stand; Now It's Different By MMKS MARLOW Washington-f/P)-Thf! American publte knows exactly whom General Eisenhower stands on foreign a f f a i r s but very l i t t l e about what he t h i n k s on domestic problems. In the foreign field he's made il p l a i n he's an Internationalist: That tie's for cooperation w i t h , nnri help for, this country's allies in building K vail against Hufipia, Hut on domestic Issue:; he's been very unspeeific. He's spoken almost always in Generalities. Most of ihi- t n l k l n g was done during the brief tinnvhe was president of Columbia University. lie's said he's for free enterprise nnd a m i n i m u m of government interference. Since . mo.it people would say they feel the same, those vjaws nrc completely saf* for any man who might be thinking' of Belting into politics. nut yesterday he got into poll- | tics. w h e t h e r he likes il or nut, which IK something he'll have to say for himself. Senator Lodge. Massftchu.seIts Republican, p u t him In the race for the Republican presidential nomination. The senator said he'll place Ihe 'incral's name in the New H a m p - fihirc primary. U n t i l now the general has never dipped his toe into the political "pnol f;ir enough io say publicly, w h e t h e r he's a .Republican or Democrat*,* WHO FIXES RADIOS? We've Been Serving You 20 Yean X SMITH RADIO SHOP O Z A R K 1:18 3:1| 5i2[ NOW 1 Nfiwi Color Cirloon UARK Op** ·«» NOW them M "J^**;-- KAUTYI, /'-N fpil? O'HARA · CHANDLER Serial Ctrloen Ail ATE " * EHDS TONIGHT * V ALAIC "BLONDIE" and "ABBOTT COSTELLO in FOREIGN LEGION" STARTS TUESDAY 1:42 3:39 5:36 7:33 9:30 FayettftvitLVs First Showing Behind strange door ... a monstrous secret holds six lives in its evil spell! Shorti · Uw «f the lodlondi ·Minted Memories AFTER MOST OF THE BRIDGE (ltd, background) spanning the Imjln River In Kor« wu cirrled iway by an ice-jam, those Americans attempt to navigate the ice-choked river. They are (1. to r.); Cpl. Homer Cai neal, luka, 111.; Pic. John Ferf uion, Morrisdale, Pa., did Cpl. Martin Haggerty, Cannoiuburg, Fa. (International; Republicans Jn Arkansas Want Active Campaign Would Hove Party , Candidates Work For Dixie Votes Lml(! Hock-Wj-ArkansHs Re- A f t e r Lodge's si a lenient., the ! publicans--usually a compara- gcncral can't very well play i t ! lively silent clan--are showing! quiet m u c h longer. Other* View* Known Mean\vhlie, the public is far signs t h a t they plan lo "rattle ] I h c i r shields" in this presidential I election year. Over the weekend, ! party bcllcr informed about the views. ! {"'7' TMTM?. ln Arkansas let il foreign and domestic, of pome of i , P , wn , , . . .. ,, the other mon who havn bm, .l«y would reck o commit the mentioned as possible candidates, "r'?."" 1 par . l : v '?/', bold n n d rca ' 1 istic presidential campaign in Dixin in 11)52; ' They probably would adopt a set nf rules which omit q u a l i f i c a - tions for party membership in or who have announced themselves as candidates, for the presidency. To lake two extreme oppositos: President Truman and Senator Tail. Their* views are known. And people already have been able to choose between them on the basis of their ideas and their perform- Still, the opinion polls show the j W j 10 general--of whose domestic views the public knows practically nolh- |ng--Is out In f r o n t o f ' n l l the others mentioned as presidential pos- nib Hitles. Maybe this means t h a t at the moment a lot of people consider personality the Issue in the coming campaign, not the big problems that usually go hand-in- hand with a presidential race. If so. they may be looking, in this period which is uncertain for everyone, for a feeling of certainly In a candidate, one who appears serene and has been able to oper- afe with unbroken success, a symbol of strength. Two Suffer Rebuff* Neither Mr. Truman nor Senator Taft cim provide such a picture of-scrcnity or unbroken success. H a v i n g been in politics for years, both have suffered r e b u f f s and defeats along with successes. So far the general has boon a kind of American fair-haired boy. Recau.se he's ajways stuck pretty close to his own business, soldiering, he's nrvrr had his hair rmifs- Arkansas. OHIO Cobb, chairman of the HOP State Committee, said Sunday 1 t h a t Southern Republicans a i c going to insist that the party's candidates stump the South. Cobb, has served on the Resolutions Committee at the last two Republican conventions, said be would present written endorsement s of this policy from Southern GOP leaders to the committee when the convention meets at Chicago in July. Dixie Republicans want the party also to; » 1, Send Republican congressmen into the South for speaking lours. 2. Predicate Hie party's bid for BIBLE IN HER HAND-Mrs. William Gille of New York City! presents her son, William, a hand-copied edition Of the St. Jametj .version of the Bible on'which she worked for 15 years. Mrs. Gilltf I used 18 bottles of ink ( but only one pen to complete the job. J nnlinn.nl pmvcr nn an npcn c x - | j l c l l , , |)Cm ., prcssion nnd sincere cicsirc to give all sections f n i r treatment. 3. Support local Republican candidates as a means lo develop a real two-party system in the strongly Democratic South, 4'. Give the South an a f f i r m a t i v e part in carrying out the national party's program "commensurate w i l h its contribution to these aims." Set Of Rules Adopted Saturday, Cobb said that a se of rules for the parly in Arkanpa* drafted by a subcommittee of tru State Committee, was aimed a throwing "the gates open to a n j q u a l i f i e d elector who wants t support Republican candidates o ed by I ho. rough hand of politics. He'll probably Ret it mussed if he steps i n t o the political campaign by becoming an announced candidate. Undoubtedly he already has plenty of enemies for his views on foreign affairs, since not everyone shares them. Once he begins The rules would contemplat Ihe possibility of presidential pref ciential primaries.' Harold E. Slassen; a candidat for the Republican nomiuatioi this year, ' has requested such ; primary in Arkansas, but Cobl has sffiH that it is -"unlikely" tha one will he held. Rrmmel Optimistic At least one leading Arkansa Republican -- Mayor Pra'tt Rcm mcl of Little Rock -- is confiden gelling specific about his domestic | t h a t party's fortunes are on thj ideas, no matter what they are, he'll add to his enemies. upgrade in this Democratic state. prcdominantf AIL SMfD ffECORD CHANGfR Firtt and only changer th«t luiomaHcilly pl«y« all record* of any ipocd now made or yet to come from 10 lo 85 RPM . . . 7, 10 or 12-inch. No parti, ULuTka or apindki to change or adjust. Juit two ·tuple contrail a child can operate I With new "Cobra-M«tic" An- Sn«d ChunRcr. Cknr, »l»tic-fr« Supcr-Scnjitivc'Zcnith FM. Famo\ii Zenith Um(-Diit«nee« AM. All in a itunninu period cabinrt at Mihcc any vtnccn. Pay while you play. Use Our Easy Termi SMITH RADIO SHOP Remind, first Rcpuolican mayor of Little Rock in 60 years, said he felt that Arkansas might vote Republican this year in the presidential race. He said lie based his view mainly on dissatisfaction of Arkansas with "coruption in Ihn national administration." Bride And Her Husfeml See Each Oflfcr For First Time At Sunday Wedding In Florida Ormond Beach, Fla.-^-fh* 15-year-old bride was shy and tearful--after all, she had never a-ecn the bridegroom bcfore-^but she was faultlessly dressed for the big moment in her life. It was the royal Gypsy wedding of the- son of Mike Davis, "king" of Romany tribes In Florida. Hundreds of Sunday motorkls had · ringside seat as.the tribe turned on the music and wound up two days of celebration. After the brief ceremony, she retired to the semi-seclusion of a trailer awning while the bridegroom joined other teen-agers at a blaring j u k e box and apparently forgot about the whole thing. The marriage between J o h n Davis, 16, and pretty bespangled Katherine Johnson of Baltimore had been arranged by their fathers more than 10 years ago. Gypsy custom, said the bride's father; demands that the bargain be carried out. The couple met for the first time at the head of a feast table. A few words in dialect, a blessing followed by a burst of laughter, and the ceremony was over , "No ceremony like it in America," " said a tribesman. "Just an expression of good words from everybody, and they arrmarried.* 1 At th* end of the celebration thV newly weds,, would meet under the roof of the bridegroom's father- also by custom. Gaily attirea Gypsy notables came from all -over-Florida and other slates, bringing many gifts. The celebration began with the* roasting of half » dozen pigs in a giant barbecue pit; preparation of food on outdoor ovens * by the .women--and frequent sessions at- the outdoor bar by the men. King Davis, who calls Ormond Beach his home, holds sway over some 200 tribe members throughout Florida. He was elected by the tribe 10 years ago. Some of the bride'* relatives live in -Orlando. Her family is from Baltimore,' where her father is a coppersmith. Gypsies, says King Davis, ^believe "blind" marriages are best. In any case, there is no divorce. When a marriage fail:?, husband and wife return to the nes of their parents and cannot wed again within '.the* tribe. Used by thousands in reducing diets--Junge's Roman Meal bread. 11-19-tf Keep it with the Une*--re»i the TIMES daily. APOLLO HERE FIRST-NEW-RED HOT TONIGHT --7:30 TOES. 2:30-7:30 MILLIONS CHEER! MILLIONS ROAR! ..o« rtity pfay fo winf ...en tfmy ploy for (aughcf s-^l I TKID-HOITUM THAT 1UMKD £2 4_X, MSBIlAU MTO M6-TUK fa ~£ THOMAS OOMEZ .DOROTHY DANDMDOE NEWS - CARTOON-- COMEDY .ain... wind... cold... or heat. It'makes no difference when you have an automatic electric clothes dryer. No trudg- i n g b a c k a n d f o r t h t o t h e clothes line. M o r e a n d m o r e h o u s e - ·wives are finding the m a n y advantages of adding an auto- matic electric clothes dryer to the home laundry equipment They're making greater and greater use of cheap electricity from Southwestern Gat and Electric Company to take more ' of the work out of wash days. They're adding comfort and convenience the electric way. . Visit your electric appliance dealer's store and take a look at the makes and models of electric clothes dryers and other modern electrical appliances for your home laundry. us MI tucnic ctffMitr t J. DYE8S, DlVUIOIf MANAOU

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