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· TM FIRST CONCMN OF THIS NEWSPANR Botfhtoest Associated Press Uased Wire AP, King and NEA Features VOLUME 90, NUMBER 21* Street Closings On Highway 71 Route Protested Property Owners Tell Councilman Of Their Problems About 25 residents who live in the vicinity of the new Highway 71 bypass south of the I'ayette- ville business district attended a meeting of the City Council last night and through Spokesman J? 1 " 1 ,?· J C3 r s ? ld - ° x m tly , W T h a t i -"·· - ^ -" they think of closing Block, Lo- | eft the machine to get aid when f»l!ct r"h,lwh anrl pir* Cfi-nntr. i t .. . . 1 1 1 1 - 1 1 fAYtTTtVUli, ARKANSAS, TUISDAY EVININC, APRIL 8. 1952 WUKAIT--· : ,,.;C. rayetteville «'nd vicinity piirtly tioudy with Mattered thunSsr showers late tonight. Tomorrow mostly cloudy with lifht ribrind much cooler with ttronj northerly v.-inds. High temperature yeiter- . day 76; low SB; noon today 73. Sunrise 5:5«; sunset !:45. West Fork Resident Injured In Crash Mrs. Amy Curley, about 65, (it West Fork, suffered a fractured ankle about 9:30 this morning when the parked car in w h i r h she was sitting was struck by in other automobile on Highway 71 near West Fork. Mrs. Curley was taken to Ciiy Hospital in a Moore's ambulance. Her physician sold the fractured ankle represented her only major injury. Sheriff Bruce Crider said the car in which Mrs Curley was riding, driven by her husband, A n t o n i n e Curley. had broken broken down. Curley was unable to get it completely off the pave- merit. The sheriff said Curley had was struck by a car driv?n cust. Church and East Streets at the.highway. They are not pleased i b y Doy|e 1Jnn V(?rnor Qf n e j r West Fork. Vernor was not injured. with the conditions, to 'put it mildly. Teas presented the residents' case by asking a number of questions. What streets will be open in that area from north to south? he inquired. Mayor Powell M. Rhea. speaking for the Council, declared the city is endeavoring to persuade, the state Highway Department that some of the streets must be open, and is hopeful that at least Locust and Block will be open when the highway is completed. At present all the streets are closed while construction is under way. Mayor Rhea explained that efforts of the city to have all four streets open across the highway have been without result, but that it is believed Locust .-and Block will be opened. What are the cjty's plans to make it safe for children to cross the. new highway? Teas next asked. The city has informed the Highway Department of its desire to place traffic signal lights at the two intersections. Mayor Rhea said. The Highway Department has not authorized the installations, but has told the city a stud.\ of the situation will be made, anc the mayor said it is hoped the lights may be installed. Hand rails and steps will be placed up the fill alongside the highway for pedestrians to use, it was reported. Teas next asked. Don't you t h i n k the public has been less well informed than it. should have been regarding this bypass? The mayor said he believes that as the plans have been developed, they have been made known. He said that when the city learned the streets were to be closed, it started protesting .and is continuing its efforts to have the streets opened. Teas said, "I feel like we have been let down by the Council and the people have been taken advantage of. I feel that our rights have been trampled upon," He said olso'that he believes property values in the vicinity are down 50 per cent because of the highway construction, and that "if we had known what was going to happen we would have secured a restraining order if at nil possible. If any possible thing can be done we wouldn't leave a stone unturned to rectify as much as possible. Alderman Jack Burke told the visiting group that the Council for a long while did not know the streets were to be closed, but that since it has had this information city officials have pressed efforts to get. the streets open. He said he doesn't "feel the Council is to blame." It is something that came up and slapped us in the face." Teas replied by saying that the bypass "won't work--it will funnel traffic in front oE the courthouse until it will be pitiful." Suggests Legislative Action . J. C. Putnam, one of the group present, said that a real estate man told him yesterday that a prospective real estate buyer Steel Workers On Verge Of Leaving Jobs Commerce Department May Move In To Operate Industry Washing-ton - W) - The Commerce Department today was reported ready to operate the strike threatened steel industry in the event President Truman decides on government seizure. ; Officials gave this word to re- \ porters today on the heels of public disclosure the president has asked Secretary of Commerce Sawyer to interrupt a Midwestern tour and return here immediately. These officials, said seizure orders have been drafted for Truman's signature. Hopes in official quarters apparently had been all but abandoned for a settlement in the industry's wage dispute with the CIO Steelworkers Union. Howver, there apparently had been no definite decision to seize the ndustry. A spokesman for the Office of Defense Mobilization said Truman wanted Sawyer back to advise on Russell Sees Sure Strength At Convention nuci nvi CINTI Teacher Training Plan Proposed By Committee Washington -/P)- Sen. Richard B. Russell of Georgia predicted today he will receive "no less than 300 and maybe a? high as 400" first-ballot votes for the Democratic presidential nomination. With 616 votes needed to nominate, Russell said: 'I think I will be in a very strong position going into the convention in July." | Little Rork-MVThc state Plan- The Georgian indicated he · n 'ng Committee has approved a doubts any other candidate will j program for Arkansas' participa- muster g r e a t e r f i r s t b a l l o t ! t i n n in the Ford Foundation's Would Take Advantage Of Ford Foundation Financial Help Western Union Office Picketed^ Shuts Down Fort Smith And Muskogee Send Parsons Elected To Replace Caudle As Party Secretary strength. GOP Delegates To Conventions Are Selected District And State Sessions Scheduled Later This Month ^. --^ lu n u u o c u M j D e l e g a t e s from Washington government policy in the steel I County to the district and state Phone Plant Picketing Off Until Later Western Electric Employes Out As Strike Gets Started Little Rock-(#V-Arkansas g o t a temporary reprieve today from a . _ _ . possible long-distance telephone j dcmbts about thc legality o f . congressional' district c ., .,, tie up when striking equipment ITM""' Th ,f Etccl intlus ' r - v has Sitid I win be hclfl "«" Tuesday after- *· 1 J' COVPrnrnmt. S I s i T l i r a anrl f,r,nr-,t ,,v, ri/inn I n 41-,,-, /*:..,...li f . . . . crisis. The spokesman described seizure as only one of several 'pospiblities." Justice Department attorneys and other government Jawvers Republican Conventions lected Saturday at the GOP convention here. Twenty-three v/pre se- county and teacher training plan, w h i c h -- i f ; I rVP W i n e adopted--will 30 into effect next j *-VVC T T 11 (5 Sentember, The program, approved here yesterday by a vote of 35-1, include? four years of general cdu- ration plus an additional year of internship. The proposal still must be submitted tn the boards of trustees of all Arkansas colleges and- to the state Board of Education for f i n a l approval. However, thf plan drafted yes- Over Business Oklahoma City-l/Pj-The Ind.v objected to a proposed salvage yard for autos which would be "constructed across from hei home if Ihe application was approved. "A certain young man has been calling on my daughter.' 1 she said. "If a salvage yard goes in across the street he might'n.it keep com- ~» Cmrge Caudle has resigned as ' secretary of the Washington ; County Democratic Central C o m - : mitlep and has been replaced by i Thurmnn "Shorty" Parsons o ( j Springdwlf?. Caudle- submitted his reslKiia- lion tn the party committee Saturday at a meeting in the rourl- house. The committee elected P,ir- terday was approved by rcpre-1 inR ,,, see her. He .night even sentatives of all colleges con- i think we live in a tough part of cerned, the Arkansas Education town or s o m e t h i n g " Association, the Arkansas Teach- Hal Whitton. chairman of Ihe crs Association, the Parent-Teach- city Board of Arlju-tmcnt, was . ... .,.- ..... ~ .. -t-! sym p.n n( ,|| c w i t h the approval of ship in the neighborhood. The application was denied. alternates were named to each of iave said privately they had some ' Ihe two convention.-:. The Third conven' on turned down purchase of a piece of property in the south part of town because he "couldn't get to it." Putnam said "the streets hnvc installers decided to hold off picketing of ex-changes. The striking V/ostcrn Electric employes were scheduled to begin picketing exchanges today, but switched signals last night. Jack Breashear, Arkansas vice president of the CIO Communications Workers of America, said the picket lines would be established Wednesday instead. He refused to elaborate on the change of plans. About 100 WE employes were on strike, Breashear said. The company said 47 employes were on strike. A twin walkout .which has idled more t h a n 4,000 employes and shut down construction at the government's multi- million -dollar project in Pine Bluff still is on. AFL Carpenters, Joiners and Millwrights and AFL Hodcarriers «nd "ommon Laborers were picketing the job. Reported orders by union officials to the workers to go back Monday went unheeded. The carpenters were said to have- struck in a jurisdictional dispute. The supervising U. S. r Engineers said the laborers struck because hey hadn't received requested pay ·aises still pending before the A'age Stabilization Board. Wage disputes have idled about 100 workers at the Crossctt, Ark.. Dumber Company and .100 at the . Dixie Cup Plant in Kort Smith. Bell Exchanges In Missouri Picketed government seizure and operation I nnon in the Circuit Courtroom at of their facilities would amount i Huntsvillc. The state convention to "confiscation" and that they are will be held April 25-26 in Lit'lc prepared to fight in the courts any seizure move. One possible alternative would be for the government to seek an anti-strike injunction under the Taft-Hartley law. This law pcr- Rock. Delegates to the Huntsvi!!e meeting are Paul Sanders, c. C. Ryker. John P. Anderson, .1. T. Bushong, Keith Wentz, Joe Campbell, E. W. Brooks, Ira Oliphani . , - - - . . ,-- , --. ... .j. ..I'll.., i, 0 \ _ M i m r t i u , mils an injunction, lasting for H O ; Charles E. Robinson A L Park-r ri! "' 0 ·"- 1 "-- -"'-' ' Louis Stamper, Don Hatficld, c! days, against a strike which threatens the national welfare or safety. There has been speculation, too. that Truman might simply try a D. Atkinson, U. A. Lovell, Elmer Johnson, Alvis Center, Charles W. Atkinson, Carlos B. Hill, W. AT. Horton, John E. Ellis, W. M. Rii- public appeal first as a way o f ; t e r , R. B. Cox and Joe King. St. Louis-(/P)-Telepl.one service was interrupted in five Missouri cities today when Southwestern Bell exchanges \vere picketed by been closed illegally." He suggested a remedy may be found in the state legislature and the United States Congress, with the passage of bills providing for opening of the streets.. "It can be done by legislative action," he declared. Among those who spoke were Everard Thrasher, Mrs. Frank Brown and R. A. Larrabee. They wanted to know how the state or the government can close streets without a vote of the property owners when it is impossible to close an alley in the city limits without passage of an ordinance. It was stated also that a downward revision in the assessed valuation of property in that vicinity i.-* called for since "property is worth less." Larrabee inquired as to the primary reason for the bypass, and " j striking workers of its affiliate, the Western Electric Company. Pickets appeared shortly after 6 a. m., at telephone exchanges in Cape Girardeau, Joplin, Carthage, Webb City and Neosho. Highway Department To Sell Its Used Cars L i t t l e Rock-WPj-Arkansas Highway Director Olen Fnllerton said today t h a t , when his department buys 3n new automobiles soon, an equal number of old cars will be sold. The old models will not be traded in on Ihe new ones, he said, because Ihe department thinks it can ^L: 1 "' 5 .''^ 11 "* .! h « m - ""Tie, Are F.UI was told it was built "to take the traffic off the Square." Larrabee replied thai "there'll be more traf- i ,,. ... . , - . . _ fie on the Square." ' n o Highway A u d i t Commission Spokesmen said thev do not be- Criticized trade-in practices of the department, sayinf full value may not have been received for old heading off a strike. About 650,000 um'on member:, were prepared to strike at mid- nijtht tonight. The industry already was partly closed down with furnaces and mills being gradually stopped in advance preparations for a walk-out. Charges Collusion In Pittsburgh, Ernest T. Weir board chairman of National Steel Corporation, charged "there must have been a deal between powers in the administration and labor leaders in which the labor leaders received assurance their demands would have support" in the 'current steel dispute. Weir, whose corporation cm- ploys about 32,000 workers, called for use of the Taft-Hartlcy act to avert the strike. ' Car Turns Over, Burns, Soldier Not Hurt Badly Sgt. Clyde E. Bever, Camp Polk, La., escaped serious injury early this morning when his car overturned in a,ditch and burned near Mountainburg. Bever told investigating officers that his car .,,.,,,,,,,, was forced off the highway by an I Parker A tiniHontif;^ ..nv,;.,!,, u _ ...-- t ' t arK er, A. Alternates are Mrs. W. M. Horton, Mrs. W. M. nitter, Mrs. W. M Ellis. Clyde Clark. M. V. Gilbreath, H. D. Hammond. Mrs. H. D. Hammond, W. E. Roberts. H. P. Eversole, Med Cashion, Jank Reed, Don Howell, E. V. Glbncv, J. A. Robinson, Mrs. J. A. Roo- .tison, J. w. Rittcr, ('apt. N. J Hawkins, J. n. Joyce, C.v Carncv. John Shipley, Hershel Clark, A. E. Allen and Eugene Vinson. Delegates to the state convention are Roy A. Adams, Carlos B. Hill, W. M. Hitler, Charles \V Atkinson, M. V. Gilbreath Cy Carney,--W. E. Rcberts, J. R. Joyce, J. w. Ritter, Alvis Center, Mcd Cashion, John Shipley, F. I.. Thomas, U. A. Lovell, Jack Reed, Elmer Johnson, John E. Ellis, Do-i Howell, H.. P. Eversole, J. A. Rot,, inson, W. M. Horton, H. D. Hammond and Capt. N. J. Hawkins. State convention alternates .ir.- Mrs. W. M. Ritter. Mrs. J. A. Roo- inson, Mrs. H. D. Hammond, L,i- cile Brack, E. D. Still, Eusene Vinson, Mrs. W. M. Horton, Mrs. Ilecn C. Van Guilder, Coy C. Kayor, Loyd Francisco, J. H. Ray, Jnc King. R. B. Cox, John P. Anderson, Joe Campbell, Hershcll Clark, A. L. Parker, Don Hatfield, S. Association, the state Denart- ment of Education, the Advisory j the other member hs decided that Council on Teacher Education and ,, salvage yard would work a hard- he Fi'ture Teachers Association. Flan Summartied Here's a summary of the ap- j proved plan: 1. Next September--and u n t i l 1955--students rnuld begin teacher t r a i n i n g starting cither w i t h the present teacher traininz program or under the new Ford Foundation plan. 2. In l!)5fl, all prosncctive leach- err would be required to trnin under Ihe new program. 3. A f t e r October, 195!), all education students would be required to complete the full five-year program to receive certification. Group Here Action Ties Up Service; Springdale Also Is Visited sons without opposition. Parsons' Out-of-town union pickets »n- wlll serve the remainder of C a u - ! p«red in Fav.ti.vdl. .hi. ,,,,,, die's term, which expires in Augl j !!f? '" ^"'"f this morn ' ust. Caudle had been secretary f o r ' S '° esi;ib!ish » P'*et Un» in about .three years. He told the . committee he would not hove suf- wort b s c o i n e The commmee fixed candidate I TM ncc frnhl °' the local Western Union °'?i«. The action resulted in the 4. Interns would be paid d u r l n z their fifth year of t r n i n i n e and receive 12 hours credit toward their master's deerees. Amount of intern payments was not specified 5. 7n order to meet the demand for teachers for at. least i n years or u n t i l the plan would become effective, the program would allow colleges to offer specialized courses to prenare teachers in two. three or four years. fl. Small Executive Committee would have general supervision of Ihe new program and would retain n paid director and staff. Benlon County 4-H Clubbers Hold Rally Day Bentonvllle - (Special) - Nine hundred and SO Benton County 4-H Club members and 27 leaders and parents from 36 clubs were guests of the Silosm Springs Chamber of Commerce on Annual Rally Day, A p r i l s . The club members met at the Community Building with Thomas Murphy, County 4-H Club vice president, presiding and leading the group in the 4-H ritual. Max- inc Andrews led the group singing with Virginia Tucker, county secretary, calling the roll. Under the leadership of the Chamber of Commerce this'group visited Bear Brand Hosicrv plant, Dixie Dairy, Pluss Poultry plant. Shook To Ask For Reelection County Treasurer Is A Candidate Clint Shook has announced his candidacy for the Democratic nomination for reelection as treasurer of Washington County. Shook, now in his third term as county treasurer, spoke to the county Democratic Central Committee Saturday in the courthouse, and confirmed his candidacy this morning in a statement to the TIMES. Shook, born al Sunset, has lived in Waihm«ton County all his life. He.hic brcnn fsrrner find business man, and lived for several years at Winslow. He wan first elected to public office as treasurer in 1947. He is the only person thus far to announce for the office. fees for the coming primary, and announced that the first i primary balloting will take place on July 2», with the second primary election to be held August 12. Thirty-two members attended the mcetlnn, held Saturday afternoon. Action taken at the meeting was announced' today by Virgil Ramsey, chairman, and Mrs. Les- Rle Read, vice chairman. Candidate fees fixed by the committee are: Representative No. 1. J50; state' senator $50; county judge 8300; tax collector $450; county clerk open most . of the nationwide strike tlms was ville, $50; representative No. 2 $50; prosecuting attorney MOO; sheriff $450; circuit clerk $300: coroner $25; municipal judge, Fayettevllle, 5100; aldermen In each nf four wards, $25 each; constables J l O l The committee also announced lhat fees for each office may be divided equally between or among the candidates If more than one candidate qualities for such office. Two candidates. Lloyrl McCon- ncll for tax collector and Clint Shook for treasurer, spoke brief- called against Wettern Union 'Ust Thursday. . . . Local Western Union employes were not Involved in the brief picketing here. The pickets,' mem- ··CTS of the 'ALF -Commercial Telegraphers Union, . .came: from Fort Smith and Muskogee, OUa. Manager F. N. Stuckcy sald.h? was forced to clone the office since, as members of the CTU, neither he nor other company employes can crow picket fines. He pointed out that communics- llon lines an clo»ed to mott points in the United States,-»o that the die few message!. Only: six fele- Kr«m« were lent from here before the office closed today. : From Fayettevllle members went · to the utilon SprinidaJe. 2,000,000 May Cast Votes In Illinois Chicago-W)-An expected two million voters began going to the polls in Illinois today and the nation watched to see which presidential hopefuls they prefer. A 2,000,000 turnout wnuld be the ly. M. A,. JDormsn, seconded by Sterling Pitta, offered a resolution unanimously adopted that "all voters of the county he urged to go to the polls and vote, thus aiding good government." The motion followed a brief talk by Ramsey stressing responsibility of voters nnd committccmcn in getting out the vote. where the Western Union office * 1 at the " dale that the office there ready closed. - . , . ·. Stuckey slid h* underltood th« union members intended to return here later in the diy to r«.e»t»JfcM llsh picket lines. It appeared unlikely trial tiny prolnnied picket- Ing of the local WU ftcilltiei would b« attempted. Western- Union facilities In most ltlM «,C;ro» the n»tion ir« tied flp Slate's Air Guardsmen Will Return To Stale Little Rock-MVMcmhers of the | Arkansas Air National Guard call- ·.,».,», .1.11. L , i i i » / u l n . ' u l u IM' lllf? j i , n biggest in a decade. Weather and £ d ,'" l ° "ctlve service when v/ar contention, both warm, made it a ! *, " u m Knrf! ' wl " hf rc " distinct possibility. The race is for popularity alone, although results may influence the decision of 50 Democratic and 50 turned to stale control beginning in July. Adj. Gen. John B. Morris said yesterday t h a t while the three Arkansas units misht he retained unidentified vehicle. He was taken to Fort Smith by a motorist and was reported in good condition bv Camp Chaffee hospital authorities. Seven Violent Deaths In Slate During Week Little Rock-(/F)-Seven persons died violently in Arkansas last week. Two of them were killed over the weekend -- both in Greater Little Rock. Mrs. Inez Pruitt Collie, 2(1, mother of three children, died Sunday in a hospital of burns suffered when fire damaged the bedroom of her Little Rock home Miss Ruby Marie Gardner, 32, of Little Rock, died Saturday in a hospital of injuries suffered in a traffic accident at North Little Rock. lannah, Robert W. Smith, O'.isiPet M i l k .plant, and during .the I slale cf "" T g"tions. Republican delegates to nominal- i ' " ' ci "ral service, i n d i v i d u a l mem- ing conventions in July. These 100 I l ) e r l i w °uld be returned, will be elected today and 10 more ' on each side \vill be named at Allen and Mrs. Coy j afternoon John Brown University. ! The production plant was visited H i l l , district GOP ; on the campus where the rice grader and parts for a cotton picker are manufactured. The group was entertained by the Siloam Springs Chamber of - Kaylor. Carlos B. chairman, said today that J7U delegates will attend the Hun:s- ville convention--23 from Washington County, 24 from Benton County, 19 from Madison County, and the following from counties: Baxter five, Boonc Carroll 13, Crawford nine, Fra other 13, j i . - Commerce at noon lunch on the ! Royal Air Force spokesman said Van Ruren six. Two delegates and two I'et Milk lawn. » ,, [ j n jvj a ]., ^," I Major Basham Assigned I £,, ~o U. A. Army Unit Maj. Ray Basham. U.S. Arm nates to the GOP n a t i o n a l convention in Chicago July 7 will be elected al. Huntsville. smen said they do not teve the Highway Department legally has the right to close the street;, and one asserted "we arc | models, supposed to live in a countrv where individuals have some rights." Mrs. Brown asked, "Who in- C O N T l N U K n ON PAGE ELEVEN instructor. Major Basham ... rived Monday to assume his duties. He will replace Maj. Frederick N. Moselcy, who will be reassigned at the end of this semester. Major Hasham served in the Army from 1940 in 1946. part of that time in Africa, I t a l y and France. A f t e r returning to civilian . life he was connected with the TT . c -.u , , ,^ York-f/Pj-Gambler Frank | Motorola Radio Company in Penn- Fort Smith, Ark.-ryPi-.lohn C u r - I Costollo was fined S5.000 and sen- |S.vlv»nla. He was recalled to Sentence Decreed For i Gambler Coslello Planes Collide In Army Exercises, Pilot Dies Fort Hood. Tcias-l/tVTwo fighter planes collided today in the midst of a mass parachute j u m p by 3,150 soldiers taking part in Exercise Long Horn. Both planes crashed and burned. One pilot ya are using "hormone! parachuted to safety. The other his craft. Their names 'were withheld. Hormone Plan! Killers Are Used By The R.A.F, Kuala Lumpur. Malsva-(/P)-A tonight British land and air units M I d d 1 e t o w n. Conn.-uP)-A nurse's mistake at the stale mental hospital here has caused the death of one patient and made another critically ill. Superintendent Edgar C. Yerbury reported yesterday. He told Ihe police a psy- said.i Tokyo-,/P,:The Japanese gov- i ^infecta^fo^" 0011 * bOt " e °' MangmeK Production Increase Is Planned Washington-WPi-The I e d e r a I 1 government and an Arkansas firm yesterday slimed a contrict designed to increase domestic production of manganese by 50 per cent. Under the contract, between the Westmoreland Manganese Corporation of Batesvllle and ;the .Defense Materials Procurement Agency, the firm will produce manganese from Arkansas ore and sell it to the gover.-.- ment. Manganese is u s e d ' t o harden steel. O. F.. Sellers, president of Westmoreland, said the contract wtiuH mean a 50 per cent boost in manganese production. Jess Larson, head of (he DMPA, said- it would . increase output by 523M long tons annually. Mistake At Menial T Hospital Kills Patient _. -, ,, . . -- commercially in k i l l i n g insects Japanese Appointed hignal Corps, has been assigned lo i and weeds, the spokesman said. I Tokyo-(/Pi-The J the University Army ROTC u n i t He added that the spray distorts j crnmenl today appoinled't'wn"rep- he growth of food plants so that resenlatives on the I n t e r n a t i o n a l , , , they become "useless for human Permanent Court of Arbitration. I?*? e , l w ? w ' consumption although in no way which has Its headquarters at The ! ""« clan ' , cathartic, both liquids being similar in color, and save twn women doses of the dis- Hague. tin, 76, of Fort Smith died today i lenccd to IB months in prison t o - ' w r v i r c ln J a n u a r y and was sta- of injuries suffered when he was day for refusing to testify before I t i o n e d a l F 9 rt Monmotith, N. J., hit by a car here last Saturday the Senate Crime Inve'ticatino , , r e rnmi "K here. His home * , i » K I ~ . v , i i i u i . ' " v t - u ^ r t l l l l H _ r t _ [ _ a i , . 0 . . . I I night Poultry Market -- The poultrj market today as reported by the University of Arkansas Institute of Science »ad Technology nnd the Dairy and Poultry Market Ncwj Service of the U. S. Department of Agriculture. North west Arkansas iiicii: Market steady; undertone slightly weaker; demand good; trading moderate; offerings ample lo heavy; prices paid f. o. b. urm reported to J p. m.--broilers and fryers, all weights, 2S-26, mostly 25. Sub-Standard School Plants In Use Widely Over Arkansas, Commissioner Says Little Rock -(VTV Sub-standard school plants house more than 143,000 Arkansas school ch'ldrcn, a congressional subcommittee w a s told yesterday by state F.ducation Commissioner A. B. Bonds, Jr. Bonds, In « letter to the committee which Is considering a bill for federal construction aid, said Arkansas has made "herculean ef- f o r I s" adequately to house III school children. But, he said, It has been Impossible economically t- meet all needs. Bonds recommended that state education departments not be bypassed If federal construction funds are appropriated. One of his assistants, A. w. Ford, said that the average a n n u a l expenditure In Arkansas per Negro school child was Increased 7S per cent In the past three years. Ford said the lotal expenditure per Negro child last year was $B2, compared to $47 ' i 1IM7-4H. The expenditure per white child was »1.12 latt year and $147 In lfH7-18, Ford said. This was » reduction of 10 per cent, »| originally was in Richmond, Mo. vester J. Ryan who denied Cos-1 TwO Alarms Committee. Sentence was nounced hy Fedr-ral Judge lain 0 ' mTtrit'"' """' * ob -1 To Trash, Grass Fires The sentence would he served in a federal prison. General From Chaffee Visitor At U.A. Brig. Gen. E. H. Mitchell, as: Burleson On Civil Service Commission; Pay Rate Survey Of Cities Reported tion continues unchanged. Purpose ' A trash fire al Coff-McNair Motor Company nn North College Avenue was extinguished bv firemen at 12:20 this afternoon. The I d a s alarm was the second In 1.1 hours, i for city At fi p. m. yesterday firemen were salaried serve as a member of the Civil Service Commission. Mr will f i l l j of the ordinance would be lo force the position In which Hubert : machine operators lo Install ncces- Burch't t e r m | s n r y equipment f do »way with ] l h e electric Interference, McAI- lentlhy I.C5- j lister explained. The ordinance Mrs. Isabella Lowe of Meriden died Saturday and Mrs. Jenny Sardo. fi4, of New Britain, is critically ill. Hr, Yerbury said the "tragic mistake" was made by Mrs. Dorothy Callahan, 41, whom he described as having compiled an outstanding record during her more than 10 years of service at ic was named of the year"', in IBurrh has served has expired. In Ihc course sion, Alderman Jack fiurgc reported on a survey o( various A r k a n - cilier, ,1.1 regards pay s-alcs employes, raycllevllle will be up lor second rcariins al Ihr next-meeting. The Board of Public Affair recommended purchase of an as- tnnl commander of Ihe Filth A r - ' R r n s s '' rc- mored Division at Camp Chnffee, i Sunday afternoon a brooder Fort Smith, visited the University [ house nnd approximately ISO campus lodny and inspected I chickens were destroyed bv fire i J n i w i i i v n L V ' £ ^ T ^ n ' ' l w l l h ! a l l h p f;orrton Johnson home on lib X ii 1 R-O.r.C. officials Sequoyah Drive. W H I I f * h^ff- A r r n m n : i n i H M U . -- I " ·* · · - · ' i . P.-iris-WiyPresldenl Truman to- . Mil rt, n n n M ,u , - ' ""··" »» I h e I phali pressure distributor, Mayor railed to 1)00 North f.arlnnrt by a | mayor, city clerk, aldermen and »o I Powell M Rhea reported and tKe Rrnss fire. I f n r i h =.-, ,,,,,! -- .W...UL. ,... l,.-..- while here. AccornpanylnB him were Col. C. R. Stark, chief of itaff of the F i f t h Armored Divi. sion, and Col. Alexander H. Me- Cone, chief of Ihe A r k n n s m mill- Ury district. General Mitchell is · ry back Irom Korea. day named William H. Draper, .Ir., as permanent U. S. representative lo the North Atlantic Council. forth are paid considerably loss t h a n ' m o s t of the other cities, but laborers receive more than t h a t paid In (he other places, he reported. An ordinance WHO proposed hy Alderman M n x McAllister which would provide for Infection of electrically operated machines which may interfere with radio Council voted lo a d |, Irlbulor on a hid of $4.88li. The old distributor n-vned by Ihe city can he u.wl only In hoi vealher, the mayor reported. Enforcement of (he zoning ordinance in Ihe case of oevert Rise uho has extended a portion of · porch, wai decided upon, lite will be given time lo make the necti- or television reception In rayelte-jury ulterntlons lo me«t term* of vllle, The ordinance prlvldes pen-1 the ordinance. Veterans May Become Candidates, Murray Soys Little Rock-W-Atty. Gen. Ike Murry says a veteran who has been discharged from the servic* may obtain a poll tax and become candidate In this summer's prl- Iturles. Murry's opinion yesterday went to Ward Kendall, secrctiry of the Carroll County Democratic Central Committee. -,. Tfct W««fhtr-- Arkaruut--Mottiy · wtrm thli tfttmoon; KitMrfd thundtritormi tomorrow it* notthwwi pwtta*.:-, cooler 1

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