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Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas · Page 6

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ST MKANUI Ti**4ay, Nkru-fy i, rongful Use Of State Money By Adams And Woods House Probcrs Blame Government's Loss On Faulty Inspection. Of Stored Grain ·(flyBolh HlghwtyO- i Charlie Adams and ·i iHenry Woods executive secretary it* Governor McMalh have dcncd n-mally that they wrongfully used ite money to help finance Mc- lath's 1950 campaign. -. -Both men yesterday- (lied an: fevers in J'ulaski Circuit Court to Ca civil suit accusing them of di- Bverting .Io the campaign fund ·|$2,96.',' In contributions Intended Cto help defray costs of a Monroe ' fjCounly road projccl. . ' · ' * · The suit was filed by Ally. Oen. jilkc Murry'ln an effort to recover ? lhe money for the state Highway department. In his answer, Adan.s said there ihad been no agreement between mfie Highway Commission and the ; !vionroe Counly citizens who turned the money over to him that the . .Smpricy was to go toward improvc- iinent of the Indian Bay road. He f l ) v ''I {'* * j . J.trovcrsy cannot he resolved wllh- ' rsons iumcd Hie citizens as W. C. Storey and Mr. a n d , Mrs. P. I'. George, v»nd asked that they he made -parties to the suit. Adams contended that the "con. . j i - . ibut the presence of the persons J-.-who delivered the money." '· ?' Woods said in. his answer that S the Monroe County checks were ,' delivered- to him In his capacity . ? ' a s McMath's campaign manager ) .and that he hnd no knowledge of ) 'their source or any transaction J. concerning them. iHindsville ;·· · The Rev. A. L. Lciikc, mlsslon- J u r y for.the Washington-Madison ;»" Association, conditcted services at ~J : thc Baptist Chui'ch Sunday night. { Mrs. Lcako had chargc'of the song ;;.. service. ":· Raymond'Parker, trapper with ;j . Die State Came n'nd Fish Cuig- ';.- mission, .has been confined to his ' ?}. ; home wllh the flu. He Is reported i 1 ; 16 be improving.- *:···· Mr. and Mrs. Leo Dennis of : ( : Faycttevillc spent Sunday wllh his ^ .parents, Mr. and Mrs. Andrew j.f Dennis. ?: The Colbatigh Home Demon- ·V stratlon Club will meal-with Mrs. I;' . Dave Cnstccl on Wednesday, f February 0, at 1:30 p. in. The pro- £ gram wilt be on Iftndscnplng. . t Miss Hubert Anne Proctor vIsYt- C ed her brolhcr-ln-lnw and sister, 2: Mr. and Mrs. Robert Trcthcway, ,| in Kansas City over the weekend. '% Vivian Trolllngor, daughter of ;|, ,Mr. mid Mrs. Ellis Trolllnger, is ' improving at her homo from a / serious Illness. Mr. and Mrs. Albert Hatflcld of Fayettcvillc were guests of their noli and daughter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Howard Hatflcld, Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Brown of Fort Smith spent the weekend with Mrs. Kdgar Llncbargcr. Mr. and Mrs. .1. C, Smalley of Fort Smith spent Tusclay with their son and daughtcr-ln-liiw, Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Smalley. Mrs. Karl Bowman was returned to a Faycttevillc hospital Sunday night for additional treatment. She is at home now and reported to be improved. The Hindsvlllc Home Demonstration Club Is. sponsoring a cancer control program at the Presbyterian Church Friday, February B, at 7:30 p. m. Jasper Northcutt of HunUivlllc will s h o w slides. F.vcryonc is invited to attend. There is no admission charge. Miss Eula Mae Davis of Hlnds- ville received her bachelor of science In education from the UnU versity Saturday. Others attending the services were Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Smnllcy and Mrs. Curtis Vaughan and son, Jlmmle. Mrs. Vnughnn's sister, Mrs. Richard Hollflcld of Rogers, was a member of the graduating class. Guests In the'home of Mr. and Mrs. Fred E. Reed over the weekend were their daughters, Iris of Fort Smith and Rachel of Fny- cttevllle, and Miss Hclma Janls- chnwsky of Wolfsborg, Austria. Miss Jankchowsky is a foreign exchange student at the University. The Baptist Intermediate Training Union gatherccl at the Heed home Saturday night to meet Ilel- mn. Gnnics were played and n hay ride enjoyed.- Hcfrcshmenls were nerved io 20 guests. Mrs. John Jl. Johnson Tins received word of the death of Miss Mnud · Towcll, Tahlcquah, Okln. Funeral services were, held In Tahlcquah Monday, February. 4 at 2 p. m. Miss Powell was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Jerry -Powell. The family resided in Hindsvlllc a number of years ago. Miss Powell Is survived by two sisters, Mrs. Florence Kindred of California, and Mrs. Joe An- tolne of Tahlcquah, nnd a number of nieces and nephews. The collections of art works of New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art are said to be the most extensive in the Western Hemisphere. .Washlnglon-WI-Inadcquato In-*-- spcctlon v/as blamed by a House sub-committee for a $79; 897.29 "apparent loss" to the government on grain stored in a warehouse at Arkadclphla, Ark. In Its report, the House agri- culture'appropriations subcommittee headed by Representative V.'hillen (13-Mlsn) discussed at length the situation at Arkadelphia. The report related that the Dal SM This Gorgtous Flowtring Shrub Cho'ngt From White to Pink to Pur pit in Your Yard! Sensational, CHANGING" HYDRANGEA ·looms Usually Lost From Summer Right Through Winttr! Spccial-by Mail! *No ntlicr flawcrinM n h r u h blooint 10 loiiK or In BO lovely. ThlB iiiiiHllnK "Color ChnilKlnR". HvttrHDKca hlooms In eftrly R u m m e r ' wMh )houiHnu.i nf inotvy flower* . . . Inter the floweri t u r n Io bluih pink and flnMlly in i n l l to rnyju (.lirplc. Then imlrHc! of fulling off when iroat cT.tne*, th«y nften l.nt right through winter. Kvui the flit ^lowrir live loi month*. Wonderful jihrtib for plnntlnjc nround f o u n d a t i o n of vtu-: 1 hin-jR, or m horiler. Grow nnywhcre. Shipped 2 t'l 4 It. f r r CMy trnniplnntlnK. Send 50e for 1. plus lOc for S pritanc. 1urU!lnK, M Or 'A. $2 for S postpaid. C. O. D. · welcome, hllhfactlnn Guaranteed or Money Back. KXTKA GIFT--If you order 2 or..moro. n floweitnK Bc.1 Twin Dogwoodl KMUtl MURIKIMU. O.H. Name ... . Address las office of the Production and Marketing Administration on April 7, 1950, signed a grain storage contract'wllh the Southern Grain and Storage Company, Inc., of Arkadclphia which Jeased a warehouse In that city. It said the net worth of the concern nt the time "was $5,000, of which $000 represented cash in the bank, and the balance of which had been expended for leasehold improvements." The storage facility, the Whittcn report said, was not inspected cither by the Dallas PMA office or by Ihe tilale or county' BMA committees prior to storage of 179,1100 bushels of wheat there In July, 1950. On October 3, the report said, Ross Stuard, grain inspector from the Dallas PMA office, found wheat going out of condition. Out-Loading Agreed On "It was finally agreed," said the report, "to load out 40,000 bushel.* of wheat to allow the elevator operator space to keep the balance of the Vain in condition" but this out-loading wasn't completed until February 4, 1951. On this shipment .Southern Grain was billed Tor $9,690.70 for damage of the grain due to poor condition. "Despite the evident irresponsibility of this operator and his failure In properly care for grain In storage," \yiiitlcn said, "no f u r - ther inspection of this warehouse was conducted by I'MA u n t i l August in, 1951." Tho second inspection was made, the report said, only a f t e r an outsider notified PMA that 'weevils were so numerous at the Arltadelphia facility that they were worltlng on the exterior of the building." As a result all grain was ordered out. ' The report said Southern Grain and Storage owcd.CCC $114,865.05 for deficiency in' quality of the wheat, $18,863.67 for shortages and $9,090.76 due on the first ship-' mcnt. Less earned storage charges and $60,000 on Southern's bond, II said, the government's "apparent loss" amounts Io $70,1197.29. Tollcy Termed Faulty The whole sltualion led the subcommittee to this conclusion i "Here again Is nil'example of the faulty policy of using any -lype of commercial warehouses, Including some operated by inexperienced persons with no financial backing and completely inadequate facilities." Whlllcn said the committee s information was thai the Arkadcl- phia contract was entered Into by two men from Memphis. He gave their names as Kenneth T. Con- nnslcr and J. F. Tipps. "As far as the record before us is concerned, It shows nothing criminal," Whillcn said. "It shows they operated on a shoestring and they got in on some pretty good big business with the government. The first historic sentence spoken into the telephone in Boston, March 10,, 1876, was, "Mr. Watson, come here, I want you." American and Canadian wildfowl biologists found marked increases In 1951 in wildfowl '" Ihcir summer breeding areas. HORTON Automatic Gas Dryer The Only COMPLETELY Automatic Gas Clothes Dryer On The Market Just stt tht dial -- it starts, dries, stops automatically SEE THE NEW HORTON DEMONSTRATED NOW AT THE ARKANSAS WESTERN GAS CO. Y CARNEY APPLIANCE CO. South Sid* Square. Phone 1728 Pentagon Leaders Said Gambling Russia Will Not Start War Until '54 Or '55 Washlngton-(/f)-Senalor O'Ma-»-- honey (D-Wyo) said today that top Pentagon leaders arc gambling that Russia will not touch off on- dthcr world 1855" war "until 1954 or "1 want to bo more certain that meanwhile we have a defense program that allows us t okecp up with the Russians in air power," O'Mahoney declared. ' He offered these comments as he asked Secretary of Defense Lovctt and the Army, Navy and Air Force secretaries to return for a second day ol public testimony on the $52,100,000,000 military budget for the next fiscal year starting July O'Mahoney is chairman of the Appropriations subcommittee handling the huge spending bill. Lovett made it plain yesterday that the multi-billion dollar de- fense program is far short of the totals asked by the military chiefs. He also testified that original goals for production of aircraft, tanks and other military "hard goods" had been cut back sharply. The secretary said that in preparing "against the dangers of a hot war, we must not be trapped by our own efforts into losing the cold one." The senator said the present s c h e d u l e calls for deliveries through 1954 and into 1955. Lovlett s a i d - t h e defense production throttle is "set somewhere between wide-open, which is war, and tight-shut, which has been our previous habit, in peace." Buckner Relatives here 10 attend the f u n - eral of.R. Ts Yarbcrry are his «on and daughter-in-law and two sons- in-law and daughters; Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Yorbcrry of Phoenix, Ariz., Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Wray of Hutchinson, Kan., and Mr. and Mrs. Lester Atkisson and daughter, Marsha, of Rogers. Guests for the past week of Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Von Erd- mannsdorff were Mrs. Ada Trailer and Mr. nnd Mrs. Bassett Longstreet and son, Kenny, all of Joplin, Mo. Sunday guests of Mr. and Mrs. Jess Hawkins were Mr. and Mrs. S. A. Maxwi'll, Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Stover, Mr. and Mrs. Richard Maycs and son, Ricky, and Mr. and Mrs. .1. N. Hawkins and KOII, Jimmy, all of Faycttevillc. Weekend gucsis of Mr. and Mrs, Keith Robbins were Mr. and Mrs. Gerald-Fisher of Fort Smith, Miss Marylyn Ledford and Max Ledford of Elkini. .ind Miss Connie Lynn of Springdale. Mrs. Maggie Couch, who has been ill since Thuisday, is reported improving. Mr. and Mrs. Ballard Drake entertained with a Sunday luncheon honoring Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Caudle, Mrs. Cordia Drake, and Mr. and Mrs. Otto Drake. Mrs. Willie Logue, formerly of Buckner, is a hospital patient at Wichita, Kan. Wallace Lee of Tulsa, Okla., was the guest of Mr. and Mrs. Jack Couch Sunday. He came to take his daughter, Miss Flora Lee, a guc.st of the Couches, home. Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Johnson and son of Fayettcville were guflils Sunday of Mr. and Mrs. Owen Johnson. The Friendship Club will meet at 2 p.m. Friday ^at the home of Mrs. ~ " ' ' " with hostess. Mid-week prayer services will be conducted at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Joe .Fritz, Jr.. Mrs. Willis Drake is reported improving after an illness of three weeks. Weekend guests of Mrs. Cloe Boyd were MV. and Mrs. Paul Starr and daughters of Fayette- villc. Mrs. Fry Davis, Mrs. Bill Tuck ·and children, Mrs. Charlie Tuck, and Charles Jackson, son of Mrs. Tom Paris, are ill with flu. F.rnest Von Erdmannsdorff Mrs. Ethel Longstreet as Rogers A group of people interested in Christian Americanism held a non-denominational service Sunday morning at the City Hal auditorium. The Rev. Herbert G. MarUIcy of Rogers,' who assisted at the recent evangelistic meetings conducted by the Kev. Billy James llargis of Sapulpa, Okla. delivered the sermon. !3enton County residents have been disturbed the last two weeks by reports of the appearance of dogs with rabies in the west section. A third dog was killed in Silofim Springs Friday, and labra- lory tests by the state Health Dc- pTlmcnt indicate the dog hac rallies. Two other do^s were found fa Decatur and Ben ton vj lie earlier in the week. Robert Bogle, county sanitation officer, said widespread appearance of the disease threatened the health of other dogs, and has requested owners of dogs and cats to have them inoculated against rabies. Twelve persons in the county are now undergoing treatment for the prevention of rabies. The City Council at its Fcbru-. ary meeting Friday night, took action against house - to - house salesmen, peddlers and agents, except those selling their own farm produce within the city limits. An ordinance was passed making it a misdemeanor for salesmen, peddlers and agents 1o enter private property without having been requested. The ordinance was drawn by City Attorney Eli Lcflar. An emergency was de- clafed and the ordinance went into full force immediately after its passage. Mrs. Lorena Lauber, 77, resident of Monte Ne, suffered a fractured leg Sunday afternoon when she missed a stairstep and fell at the horn* 1 of r-T daughter, Mrs. Ernest Wisely. She was taken to the Rogers Memorial Hospital. The Arctic icrn nests as far north as there is land. IHi ^WlwWWwil^Bw B^^HBWB . To Succeed Dr. Brim Dr. Merwyn Graydon Briden- itine today became acting associate director of the Bureau of Economic and Business Research in the University College of Business Administration, succeeding Dr. Paul Brann, who will be absent from the campus for several months. Dr. Bridenstine, a member of the University faculty since September, 1948, has previously participated in activities of the Bureau of Economic and Business Hesearch. Last year he made two studies conducted by the Bureau under the CED program. Dr. Bridenstine has been the University faculty representative for the marketing section of the CED project. Joplin Orchestra Will Play At Concert Hall The 80-piece Joplin, Mo.,/High School Symphony Orchestra, conducted by T. Frank Coulter, will play at the University Concert Hall in the Arts Center at 8 p. m., Thursday, February 14. There will be no ·dminioa charge I'-'-'r; the concert, and the public is invited. 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