Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas on May 6, 1952 · Page 8
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Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas · Page 8

Fayetteville, Arkansas
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Tuesday, May 6, 1952
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HIGH? DBWDS ON VIEWPOINT M»y·,,!»*» Job Prospects For College Sehiors Now Reported Good New York-(NEA)-The college] anyhow, linibllnir tint they'll te ·enlor who"» looking for a job Ihls ·prinf and can't find · good one will be a mighty unusual fellow. C o l l e g e s arid universities throughout the land, responding to an NBA Service survey, repor that the current employment boom Is an ali-tinie record breaker. Big employers have been flocking to the campuses jn unprecedented numbers iilncc December, two months ahead ot schedule. They're descending on some college job-placement offices at the rate of five and s(x a day and are putting in. bids for nearly every senior the schools can furnish. The rush has been BO great itmny schools were forced to set arbitrary dates for the beginning of interviews and to limit the number of interviewers to prevent Interference with class schedules. Schools that didn't, found themselves unprepared.for the influx. Engineers Top Uit '.: Number One on the Job list everywhere In the. engineering student: He can virtually write his own job ticket anywhere in the country. Also in demand are scientists, A tart WOM In RuMlm will put taM than a flrth M much food in the , touMt I*** ·* · toy* work in to* U. B;. awowtnt; to thismap- ' dutt Ml* tnm V I Wt»» department figures. With the U. B " JKUO, M * at/a work wiu buy to eoflipuwl for vutoiia oountrUii.' Keating Claims Noms Chosen To Kill Probe Ex-Investigator Denies Knowledge Of Ship Inquiry Wuhlngton -(**- Representative ·atmg R-NY» said today tha iw ttftimony indicate! Newbold omi wai ettacted to run the v*mment's anti-corruption drive to mtkt fmpo*»tbl« «w lmp*rti« d ttoraugh tav*rtil»UVm, B *H efflclali tattw JWMek De- rtSMBt. KMU* OtboM, Were 5 *d U rttuW ttiat th* pr*tx WWrilPf.ttttti.fcH.rsl' aTxunin'i comment w«» ter v Mttoony bitora Atty Qm i ..... UcGrath ' new that Mor yUttod connection with prollf- IPMilt in surplus U S, tankers ki under Investigation at th* mt ··Monta! appointment to the ·nUp job I Horris and McOrath havr disclaimed knowing about the probe ft th* time the New Yorker bc- *m« government corruption hint- mid In New York last |ht that ht \v« an are « year |o that surplus tanker deals v,ere ting Investigated but that he Mw of no probe Into any deal Volving him or his law firm. But Keating, * member of the bus* Judiciary subcommittee in- ifctliating the Justice Depart' It was apparent now |t Morris was picked as "one hokwould -b* amcnabl to ap- otarh because of his own vulner- · . . . 5P»yt6n Ford, former deputy at- m GALLON Yiiilli Ice Cream 63c Helhnd Irp*. locker Mont ·Virbtnu. Petunias, Searl»t Sag* and Many Olhw Flow- Planit · Tomito, Ftppir and Egg Plants · Summer Blooming Bulbs and n«w«r S«tdi A D A M S FLOWER SHOP Pbon. 320 33 N, Block torney general, and Jimes M. Me-. Inerney, assistant attorney general in charge of the criminal division, told the committee yesterday .what they knew about -an Investigation of · surplus tanker deal Involving Morrit' law firm which was under _ y before McGrath named Morris as a, special assistant. "U has been proved," said Keating, "that Ford, who nominated Mr MorrlB for th« poet, had hlm- a»lf consulted Justice Department officials concerning Mr. Morris and the same ship deals. 'Despite McQrath's denials, two of hit 'top adviser! have admitted they Informed him of facts which clearly disqualified Mr. Morris from holding «uch a position." Annual Banquet Held By Rogers Juniors, Seniors Rogers- (Special) -The junlor- MRlor banquet Saturday night at the Soiithside School auditorium was attended by .115 seniors, the Junior class, members of the high school faculty, school board members and their wives and a number of friends of the students. The Invocation was given by the Rev. W. B. Malotte; pastor of the First Christian Church. Joq Sagcr, president of the Junlr clas.i, gave the salutations. The salute given by Glen Lungston, senior class president. Musical numbers included flute- oboe duets by Neal and Boger Wlddor o( FaycttevlHc,'and solos 3,v Mrs. Wanda Harris and Denver Murray of Rogers with Mrs. Fern Masingill at the piano, The address of the evening was by Bill Dlckson of KBRS radio station, Sprlngdale. His subject was "Now is the Time." The pro- tram closed with assembly sing- ng, "Memories," led by Denver Murray. , The juniors later entertained the eniors with a prom at the high chool auditorium with Bob Jor- [ensonV.orchestra ~of Fayettevllle irovidlhg the music: The banquet was served by the home ecb- omics classes directed by Mrs. Ernestine McLeod. The favors and irogram cavers were the work of Mrs. Price's art class. o Fir, Scientist Says ·Washington-W-Western ranchers have 'spent hundreds of thousands of dollars trying to induce rainfall but so far the "hopes of the public have not been realized," » Colorado scientist snys. Dr. Sol D. Resnick of Colorado A. and M. College yesterday threw a little cold water of his own on the idea of promoting rainfall by "seeding" clouds with chemicals, But he granted that possibilities of the technique have not been disproved, either--and th»t further experimentation Is warranted accountants, chemists,, business administration-majors, sales and merchandising personnel, students trained in teachers. insurance work and Of course, the biggest employer of all is Uncle Sam. Large number* of graduates; in some cases more than half the class, will enter the armed forces soon after receiving their diplomas. But this makes .little difference to the companies now seeking their services. Many hire them turn to work after discharge There'f going to be a shortage for years to come, »ay the firms,, so they might as well get the men Used up BOW. Keep In Tench The companies keep in touch with the drafted graduate through news letter! and other publications to remind him there's a job waiting. In most cases, they give him credit for accumulated seniority. Many firms are trying to get a jump .on their competitors by of- fci'ing summer work' to juniors, then trying to interest them in staying on after graduation. At the University of Kansas, companies are even talking to sophomores, though their graduation is two years away and most arc certain to be drafted, making it three or four years before the student can actually start work. Outstanding prospects are often flown to the plants to observe working conditions first hand. If they take the job, the firm will find them a house and pay all moving expenses. And the companies go all'out in plugging the advantages of the cities in which their plants are located. However, most firms avoid out-and- out high pressure tactics, having !ound that the students resent Salaries Higher Starting salaries are averaging 10 to 20 per cent higher than last year to compensate for the cost of living rise. Technical grads are getting $300-$400 per month. Those in other fields are averaging $25 to $50 less, according to survey reports. The situation varr les, however, and some gradu- at« are getting as much as $WO. The engineering shortage is' a product of supply and demand. In 1990, there were approximately 50,000 engineering openings and about the same number of graduates to fill them. But in the tw years ;ince, the demand has jump ed to more than 60,000 opening and the supply has dropped to les than half that number. · 'While non-technical supply anc demand figures are not as strik ing, most students will surely be able to find suitable emplbymen' the survey indicates. Want Graduate Study · Many of the best technical stu dents are turning down all offers so they can go on to graduate Work. An advanced degree wil command them a higher salary. T offset this, many firms allow the students to work and study at the same time--at schools near their plants. . , The -students having most difficulty in the job hunt are those in personnel work, advertising and law. Also scarce are publishing and radio-TV programming offers and the- demand for journalists varies 'throughout the nation. In the Southwest, the University of Texas is getting six journalism requests for every one it can fill, aut elsewhere, good newspaper iobs are few. Casualties Reported By Defense Department Arkansas' casualties in the Korean area have been reported by he Department of Defense as: Killed In action, First Lt. Marhall J. Summerlin, Jr., husband of .Mrs. Margaret Laverne Summerlin, Magnolia; Wounded, Sgt. Andrew R. Hutchens, son of Mrs. Rachel Hutchens, Woolsey; Cpl. Charles E. Jones, husband CattleRanchQperqted [n Tfte Highlands Of Scotland, But Not In U. S. Manner m ,i HEAD of the U.K. truce delegation, Admiral Charles Turner Joy turns up his coat collar to avoid the rain as he heads toward the negotiation tent at Panmunjom, Korea. The latest meeting was as fruitless as many others, with the Reds again rejecting U.N. proposals. f Mrs. Amy G. Jones, Thornton; :pl. Harold M.. Chalk, son of Mr. nd Mrs. Cecil M. Chalk, Dennard. B, ALVIN STEINKOPF Fort William, Sc6tland-'(/P)-Her in the dour Highland! of Scot land, of all places, is a cattl ranch which would look prett good in Arizona. The ranch, abou 10,000 acres of mountain, .glen lurn, heather and peat, is a ven ;ure--now five years old--o Joseph William''Hobbs, who learn ed his ranching more than 40 years ago near Calgary in.Canada Hobbs has lived in Vancouver where he built a skyscraper, am n Sault Ste. Marie, where as Ky he sold newspapers. Now he ives in Castle Inverlochy near lere, a wealthy man determined o teach the Highlands that one way out of their shabby economic state is to turn a lot of wild and craggy country Into cattle ranches. "Britain needs beef more than any country on earth," says Hobbs. "Why be so dependent on the Argentine when here in the wide open spaces of the Highlands there is just the '--isht kind of setting for the right kind of dogie?" In 1945 Hobbs bought the busy Ben Nevis Distillery and the castle which has become his home. With cowboy tradition in his veins, he couldn't see the Highlands go to waste, and in 1947 he bought 5,000 acres. The holding, all in one piece, has been doubled since. Some Fit For Farming Only odd bits of the highland country are fit : for agriculture. The rest of it, much of it standing on end, is a tangle of bracken, a tough and useless fern, heather, peat and rugged grasses. Hobbs turned down the old Highland cow, long-horned, shag-1 gy-cbated and almost as sure-footed as.a goat. The Highland cow manages to live comfortably in the nOrinch average yearly rainfall but doesn't have energy to spar* to make impressive steaks. In the west of Ireland Hobbs found the Connemara cattle, short-haired and accustomed to even colder weather than is usual in Scotland. He bred Connemara cows with Aberdeen Angus and shorthorn bulls,.and produced the young stock which now roams his range. Short-hatred, the .animals dry quickly after rain and devote their energies to making steak. The ranch is run on Wild West principles, but there sire: differences. Cowboy-in-cm'ef Charles J. 5. Palmer, who retains his Scott- sh title of factor master of an es- ate is a cowboy in a kilt. He can't remember wearing anything else. There are other differences rom America too. Cattle are not oped, for example, because Par- iament thinks the practice is cruel. And for thi same reason, no livestock is branded. How arf they identified? S i m p l e , the anchor has them tattooed. Keet up with the Una--read Ike Time. We Give i · - . Double K Green Stamps Wednesday These Prices Ef fee tire Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday Maryland Club COFFEE . . .Ib. Fresh Garden Greens picked each morning locally. Leaf Lettuce . . . . . . Tender Spinach . . . . . Turnip Greens . . . . . Poke Salad . . . . . . . . lb.15c . . . . . Ib. 15c . . . . . lb.15c .....!b.15c Florida Oranges . . . mesh bag 39c Grapefruit, Marsh Seedles,meshbag39c Admiration COFFEE . . Ib. Cheddar Cheese, AgedLonghorn,lb. 55c Sirloin Steak . . . . . . . lb.98c Pork Sausage, Our Own Make, Ib. 39c We have a complete line of Lawry's famous Products Lawry's Season Table Salt.. can 25c Burden's Bake'n Eat Biscuits . . . 8c Dressing, Indian Grill, full pint . 55c Vanilla Wafers oJr.tL, pkg. 30c Contains Pure Creamery Butter Van Buren Grown Full Ql. Strawberries . . . 29c Peanuts Planters Cocktail can29c Richelieu 12-oz. Jar Welsh Rarebit . . . 65c With Pure Sherry Wme Added Derby's Peter Pan Giant 69c Size Peanut Butter . . . 52c Tomato Ketchup "± 25c Curtis 10-oz. Pkg. Marshmallows . . . 15c Whole Kernel 2 Cons Niblets Corn . . . 39c Tasty Treats 200 Tissues Kleenex . . 300 Tissues Picklu Olives Onions 19c 3 for 47c 3 fpr 69 We Give SH 6reen Stamps J. I. IROOKS r. L HOOKS

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