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HOM STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Tue jtldy, fefttembe* f, Breakdown on New Social Security Law By JAMES MAR LOW WASHINGTON M?) — If you're 65 nd entitled to social security ben- fits, Can you get them If you kep n working and earning money In- lead of retiring? Yes, within limits under the resent law. And the hew law reentry passed by CortgrisSi to go nt oetlcct Jan. 1, softetls the lim- ts no how much you can earn nd still collect social security ben- aw therfe are limits OH how much •ou can earn and ctill collect bene< its until you're 75. Alter that you get your social security benefits no matter how much you earn. Tha Jan. 1. will be low- '-Hanging in the White House living*' this new .portrait .of Mrs. Dwight Eisenhower, painted' iasj'Stevene.of.New York City. The first Lady sat foe hich was completed last spring:. - 3 ' '• NEWS ann, ? f 'ttie i Field. St;Tea<?heW Association ;'3:4e.-p. cltj^, announced thnt the'judge's •UiC pnbadu will be instructed to base tlieir selections on hovy ', wel th<* .floats represent n gortg,. orlgi nnlity, beauty nnd workmanship. Schools and clubs who pldrt tc eriter 11 float in the 18th annual fai p.irndc are a^ked to start selective ''school ^' le ' 1 ' theme arid moke flehool'k" construct their float in plenty o lime. afterndon Mrs. to^few of .,,,-,-.. W Mrs. G, Sbf 1 Okmulgee. Okla. *,„..-...„,£ *..^» of Jf p placed 'at spent - Robert &U ! s! J, , A. • Yapcey, i&Lewis.' Mrs. F, J. ^ where . rcfresh- iei'dinihg.taplc spread ' Centered, with a f pink zen- Church' Supper i •~~, , t Mlembers 6f the Firs'! Baptis Chinch enjoyed an all church cov r, ( on Wedncsdaj Lvening at the church honoring thw new members. The invocation was given by J T, McRae. r Imprompter talks of wc.lc9ine fo the new members were given by Gene' Lee, choir director: J, H. Lan gleys for the Deacons: Mrs. Ro 1 Stainlon, W. M. U. ' president Frankie Bowlln, B. T. U. director: and Sidney Formby for the -""adult department. tits, for example: Under present Boyle (Jontinued from £age One much —such as department stores. You don't have such a wide range of choice in most things. other hand, here are all the same "But on the your cigarettes color. Why is that? In the Mid die Bast it is possible for a wo man to buy cigarette* to match the color of her dress." What .did she miss most about America';?' 2va, iWhdse father is an accountant, thbught for a long time. "In St. Louis I had my own room," she said. "When I re Mrs. F. J, White and her house guest, Mr,s. G, O. Gunther.oj Qk- rnulgee, 6kla, spent Thursday in Texarkans. Mrs, Dale Ledbctter, Ledbcticr, Mrs. Lige Martiii and Becky Sue Bishop were thc j Thursday guests of Mr. and M'S. Allan Jones in El Dorado. JVTrs. Harold Locke has returned >from Temple, Texas, where she spending several 1 days age starting cred to 72. Under the new rule starting Jan. if youre between 65 and. 72, whether you can continue to earn money and draw benefits depends in (A) the amount of your earn- ngs and (B) the number of months you work. . This is what that me and You can earn up to $1,200 a year and still collect full social security ' benefit !or every month of that year. .Example: John Jones, earning S100 a month, gets a total salary of 51,200 in 1955. .He receives his !u)l social security benefit every month of 1055 because he did not earn more than $1,200 .that year. But — If you work every month of .the year, earning more than $80 each month and winding up with more than $1,200 at the years end, you .lose a months social security benefit for each additional $80, or any part -of it, that you earn in S'J ' '.'- ."." Example: Tom Smith,, working every month, earns $1,205 'in 1935. For 11 months he earns .$100 a month. One month he 'earns $105. He loses his social security benefit for thnt one month in *' which he, earned $105, . ...- . .-,'. Another example: Bill Kelly, working overy month and oarriing more than $80 each mornllv winds up at the end of 1955 win $1,440. That $1,440, is $240 more than the $1,200 exemption.' That. : $240 represents three times $80'. Kelly loses his social security benefit for 3 of the 12 months. ' . , ', : •Exatnpld: -Mortimer' Snydcr earns $2,500 in : the' fihst' three mqnlhs of ,1955, but only, ,$75, ,a. month for the next nine, •itionths. He loses his • social secuVity,; benefit for those first 'here months but ge.ts his benefit for each ; of . those nine months when he 'earned 1'e'ss than $80.. • : , :.,,:.::.. ;: The rule' }s slightly : differejit for Uie self-employed person .Who reaches 05. is cntitlod :to ^Social se- benefits, but '. wahts.to-keep turned to Israel our family had a small apartment.;.''fand it was impossible for each of Us to have his own 'room. That is what 1 really missed most — the feeing of owning a room to myself." Ziva feels that th« relationship between boys and girls is much more natural and honest In Israel. "Here If a boy phones on Thursday to ask a girl for a date on Saturday, she tells him no—whether she really already has another date or not. She wants to impress liivri how popular she is. So she tyould rather stay home than let him know she isn't dated up two Weeks in advance. 'in Israel we don't have So many telephones. Dating is much more casual. Girls don't bother to pretend they are popular. They are more realistic. "Boys are more realistic, loo. They don't run around in a car to open the door for a girl, when she is strong enough to push it open hot self. They arc very stralght-for- Ward. They don't beat around the bush." •;' : ; ; Miss Shapir — her lull name Is translated as "sunshine sapphire" —is sure that Dior's new flat sil houcttc will flop in Isra'cl. "The bust line there is very important," she said. "The falsie business is very bad. There is hardly any such thing as a flatchest- ed girl." As to the romantic difference be- t'.voen American and Israeli men, she remarked archly "Well, I have heard there are frustrated women in this country. I don't know of any frustrated women in Israel. "But, please, don't misunderstand me. I like American men. Very, very much." Freed Americans Tell of Treatment TOKYO Five U. S. service men who were captured in Indochina by the Vietminh are under medical treatment here today following their release. The five were flown to Japan by way of the Philippines after being released Aug. 31 in an exchange of war prisoner; The»y .were technicians sent to Indochina to service tJ.S. planes in the battle for Dien Bieti Phu. The five; told newsmen they had been well ! treated by the Communists tried to brainwash them. they choose. The United States is withdraw ing four divisions from South Ko rea this year. The Peiping announcement -in dicated that from 42,000 to 48,000 men will be pulled back across the Yalu River. This would roughly parallel the U.S. manpower reduction since Chinese divisions^are much smaller. China to Withdraw Men From Korea SEOUL W); : A Pulping radio report that ,Red China plans to withdraw seven divisions Iron North Korea "certainly doesn't bring us any comfort,' South Korean Prime Minister Pyun Yung Tal said today. "A Chinese pullout is quite different from, the withdrawal of American troops,' he said in an interview. "The Chinese can come back at any time at any momcnl Constable Going to Wear Badge GUSHING, Okla. W) After this, Gushing Constable Jimmy Bryce, his badge pinned on before leave ing home. He forgot it one day recently and tried to arrest a motorist for speeding. The motorist left his car and be-lined on fot w a farm house and called tho police. Meanwhile, Bryce called the Highway Patrol. When the peace officer's convention ended on the country road the motorist apologized saying, "I thought it might be a hijacker." Constable Bryce said he would wear the badge to Traffic Court. Blind musicians are seeking to devclopue an international system 51, is going to make sure he has of musical notation for the blind. TAP ACROBATIC Re-Opening of Katharine Windsor School of Dance Enroll between Sept. 7-14. Special classes Exceptional and Handicapped Baby Classes Beginners and Advanced 104 East 14Hi St. TOE BALLET get for Now's th« IIme to trade;;: wp gnd Over to Old*! You'll g*» sweep-cut styling, panoramic vision, "Rocket" performanco, exclusive color toning... and /he best daql in town by fari Ysur prlc» depend) upon chalc* pf m?d»l $>nd Uedy t!yl«, opllgnol equipment und nuwttul^i, f'ic»i mgy vary iliphlly In adjoining cemmun]llei btcouif ^f (hipping All prlc»i iulj|«cl la cbangt . Cluck our paiy l«rn»l on in business. . He too c^h ear^i up ,t'o' $1,?00. a ^r and still .get Ws : social security benefit every 'iitchth|.\,Ijle^d6es not }ose his- benfit: 1m: ]^e', makes nioretlian $1,200 for ,a;py : month 'in which he qid not reader "substantial service ; to his trade;', or 'business. : ..' < : •'••'. ' . ','-.'." .- . '.-' . ' Example: Sidney Heminigway is a retired consulting • engineer. ' In 1D55 he is asked to fticlp 'ioift on a new bridge, He works just one month, January , and -the .-fee he collects is $125,000. He. docs no work for the other. 11 'months. Although his :earned income for 1955 thus turns out to be, $15,000: he loues his spciar.sec.urily -benefit only in the rnojih'he earned it; January, and collect? .the behest fqr each of the other. It mon.ths he did ; not work. If youre 65 and are thinking of continuing to , work, count earned income only. Do not include in your years income 'such things as pensions, insurnnco payments or inteiest or dividends. with Sgl, Locke. Mrs. Homer Ward and Mrs. Imon Gee motored to Texarkana Thursday for the day, Mrs. Gene Lee, Mrs. Garland Fore and Mrs. Dutchie Bright were Thursday visitors in Texarjtamr. Mr. and Mrs, C. G. Gordon motored to Texavkana Friday to meet Mrs. Clarence Gordon, III and Deborah Ann of Fort Hood,. Texas, Lt, and Mrs. Harlcy Cox left Thursday i'or Montgomery, Ala., Where Lt, Cox will attend a Judge Advouate Schopl. They have been the guosts of their parents Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Thomas Mrs, Ernest Cox, , Mr. and Mrs. Goor.ge ;,Lan^ey: ,.p.f of Lubbock; Texas . hnye be,e.n/ thp guoits of Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Cum-! mings. -. . 4 . .-.-,- ;,-. . ;i ; -^..ri*!:-.."!.' ;. ; -. Mr. and • Mrs. Riqliftrd i have returned to Qh.aries i tpwiV;S. after a visit -with /, Mr. Harry Keeley. •'-.- Mr?. W, P- W.aesley has Carllon Cummings leit .ta-day for fil Dpracjo where he has accepted, the position of Assistant County agent of Union County, Mrs. Frank M,cL,artjy and, Mac pf Hope werp the Friday guests*. of. her parents, W. and JArs, S?erry Hesterly. Mrs, Howard Go^ Scotty and prances have returned |rom Littlp |lopk where they were tha guests Of Mr. «nd Mrg. Fpgt?r 0. AND IT'S AS SIMPLE AS A-B-C TO SAVE AS YOU SPEND . . .WITH VALUABLE S&H GREEN STAMPS ... GIVEN TO YOU ON EVERY DIME YOU SPEND AT PIGGLY WIGGLY i . I AND YOU GET DOUBLE S&H (GREEN STAMPS EVERY WEDNESDAY. BEST IN TOWN SUNKIST Lb. KYX GREEN Lb. 27 c CELLO ASSORTED KOBEYS SHOE STRING POTATOES DEL MONTE PINEAPPLE SAXET PORKS BEANS 46 Or. Can Can 29c Best Meat in Town FRESH GROUND HOMEMADE PURE PORK w* RESERVE T Our Daily Bread Sliced Thin by The Editor AlftX. H. Wathbufn Aluminum Pipe Boom Gives Clue (o the Growth of Irrigation Farmers of southwest Arkansas l be interested in the growth CS irrigation' in recent years as reported in a news roundup by Winston C. Fournier in the September 2 issue of Wall Street Journal. Mr. Fournier tells of a demonstration near Menf'ro, southeast Missouri, where giant portable rotating sprinklers beat the drouth and mada a record corn crop. The Bphinklers, an over-size version of the one in the front yard, were with water pumped out of a iek through 20-foot lengths of aluminum pipe. The whole business is portable — and the demonstration tract on whle^h it was. used produced 75 to 80 bushels of corn per acre. Mr. Fournier's story goes on to tell of the boom in aluminum irrigation pipe, manufactured Chiefly by Aluminum Company ol America and Reynolds Metals cjjnpany. Jointly they figure to sell 32 to 34 million pounds of pipe this year against 27.7 million in 1953 — and only 1.3 million in 1946, first year the pipe was put on the market. Ordinarily we think of irrigation as it is practiced in the Stuttgart rice fields and in the citrus orchards and vegetable fields of the arid West — flat fields surrounded by a low levy and periodically flooded with water. This won't work on unlcvel ground. And now overhead sprinklers and pbrtable pipe arc taking the day. Mr. Fournier says the aluminum pipe was' put on the market only in 194G — but I realize now that back I in 1940 I saw a preliminary test of' this kind of irrigation. Driving home from Mexico City in March 1940 I turned east .at Monterrey, Bossed the Rio Grande at Reynosaj — and came up through the Rio Grande valley irrigated district ol Texas. In the north end of. the district, en route to Houston, I saw what appeared to be aluminum pipe strung across a field of vegetables and spraying water. But the sprinkling was fixed, as I recall — the giant whirling sprinkler is a new development. mentioned this first overhead ation system in this column ori"my return home i— and its application to oiir ' home area escaped me, 'of course. We hadn't then had a run of consecutive dry years. There was the 1930 drouth disaster, but it was considered to .be an exception — comparable t'o only one other, back in the 1880's. Now we have an agriculture which demands more water than gotton, but the rainfall is progres- Vtlvely less. Irrigation,— especially the overhead type — is definitely the answer in our rolling country. And what is being done in Missouri and Oklahoma and Texas can be done in Arkansas, expensive though it be. But irrigation, invokes other problems besides the production and purchase of portable aluminum pipe. There is the problem of water i-ights. One man obviously can't IJJSke all the water out of a creek which also serves neighbors down the stream. You have to have some equitable participating plan. , And, most important, you have to have somewhere in the general area a much larger supply of stored water than our section now has. Our rivers arc the answer. We arc relatively close to three: Red, Little, and Little Missouri. Dams on these •{^fcould give sufficient storage from winter and spring to see us through any summer. Star WtATMKft Patttt- , fei Experiment '' StalldftX 24-haurS enamg at 8 *•,* iiesday, Hi«h 93, Low 66, tatlon One inch, 55TH YEAR: VOL. 55 — NO. 276 e^i&fii '$Z a m» H0PI, ARKANSAS, WEDNESDAY, SEPTtMBIR 8 1954 1M At*aetftt*4 Pr»ft) 4 AuiH Av. Nft Pal* Clrel. I MM. tMMft M«Mi 4 — Mi* GORED — Patricia McCormlok, shown here In 1952 working bull into position for "kill", suffered serious pelvic Injuries after a 1,350-pound bull nored her' In the groin as she turned her. back -on him to accept cheers of crowd during fight' In Cludad Acuna, Mexico, atena Sunday.-— NEA,Telephoto DESCRIBES ACTION —'Aviation Machinist Mate William A. Sedard, right, Worchester, Mass., describes action of Russian MIG for reporters at news conference' In Atsugl, Japan, oh how It swooped up at Neptune patrol bomber and let go with a burst of .gunfire. Two Russian jets shot down the bomber off the ioast 6f Siberia In the Sea of Japan Sept. 5. John B. Wayne, left, Alameda, Calif., Commanded the plane. One crewman is missing. — NEA Telephoto. DeWey Re tires and Ives Wants His Job By JACK BLL WASHINGTON •JR Ths withdrawal of Gbv. Thoma« . Dcwey from the . New. York governorship picture was- regarded by most politicians .here as intended to be only a temporary retirement from active politics. These politician's inclined to the view that Dewey, Republican nom- ine for president in 1944 and 1948, has convinced himself that at-1he age of 52 he. has one more such run .in his system. ~ ' .;' ' He announced • in a statewide broadcast" from New York; . : la'st night that "not..--under' any circumstances": : will - he : .b.e' a ^.candidate th^s .Jfall? foi ;'a-' fourth term: as : - go'v: ernpr^: or, : for; au'y; other /-office: .. Ferhap.s ,?ignific'aiiiUy,' he said in his ra'rioimc.eme^t'. that in: private lifg Ije 'would ."continue; to take ;an Florida Tense in Face of Hurricane- MIAMI, Fla.. I/PI Florida' wa tense and expectant today as hurricane with winds lip ; to 11 miles an hour-lashed: the easier ° or ^ y _ Mcnae -,. Thc ion Is Sought by Handley Family Attorneys for the W. B. Hand-' eys family last night asked Hope City council consideration frf a personal Injury claim in connect on with the drowning, June 23. of reir daughter, Margaret Yvonne landley, 11, in Municipal swimm- ng pool. The request did not specify tre mount sought by the family. At- orneys F. C. Crow of Hope and David Munn of Prcscoft. discussed he tragedy with the council, out- ined their reason for asking for the claim. They cited what they called 'negligence" on the part of pool management and workers. The Council- took no action and City Attorney W. S. Atkins asked he attorneys to file briefs with he council for study and consideration. Mr. Munn indicated the >riefs would be filed. . ' Decision, was delayed on a truck fee issue involving Midwest Dairy Company. The Dairy cited a city ordiance which it interpreted as meaning that a fee of $5 monthly charged on only the trucks, wringing milk into Hope. A ruling jy the city attorney indicated that the fee should also apply to three trucks which distribute milk 'in .the city. ;••.•; One sixth of the city's fire insurance was alloted to Mutual Insurance Company, Inc. at the request of Andy Andrews. Ben Owens and Arch Wylie. The Chamber of Commerce board was successful in its argument that the city should continue to support the organization. Leading the group as spokesman was Henry Haynes. Others, asking for continued aid were Frank Douglas. Kenneth Ambrose. Harrell Hall, Norman Moore, Frank King. Following the discussion the:Council not only voted to continue the $100 monthly payment but took all strings off of how the money could be spent. > A petlUon to, close Dewey Street, also referred' to as Tcrrcl:Street, was appoved with the understanding that another outlet on 12th Street would be opened.' The request as made by C. V. NUnn Jr. and U.S. Cotton IEPRESENTS ARKANSAS — Lovely Sarah Grace Martin, ,Little Rock. Named Miss Arkansas of 1954 at Searcy in June, represents her state at ; Miss America contest In Atlan• tie City. The 20-year-old beauty fias brown hair and blue eyes, Ij5 five feet, seven inches tall £nd her measurements are 35-Mi '**•": 25 — 35-^4-lnches. — NEA Telephoto Bahamas Islands and, roared toward the mainland. Hurricane Edna, fifth of the season, was about 300 mites east of Miami. It was moving northwest at 10 to 2 miles an hour. South Florida was, -ordered to stand by. on -the aleht for further advisories. Small craft along the Florida coast from Daytona Beach to Key West, a .distance : of 415 miles, .were told '.to .stay in .port. ;,Tlie northern ;Bahafnas were in the /hun-iqane danjier ; ZOIIR - : and -were advised • to - continue -all pre- cautions.' '.';•'..--. ,'') 'T';, ; ./, : -.. Winds of 115 miles 'an hour were active; interest ih-.the cause of:,good recorded in the -45-mile wide 'core government'and-enlightened public of the storlTli and gales extended Intermediates to Conduct ^Services Midweek Fellowship hour at the First Baptist Church at. 7:30 Wed nesday night will be conducted by the Intermediates as a part of .their Intermediate Emphasis Wek. The Rev. James Hunt will bring the message of the hour. James is pastor of the Liberty Baptist Church and although feeling the call oi the ministry only last year he has € ade much progress. The Liberty lurch had a good summer revival under his leadership, with thirteen professions of Faith for Baptism. Hunt graduated from Hope High School last May and is enrolling in Ouachita Baptist College this week'. He is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Jim Bearden of Hope and .the nephew of Mr. and Mrs. W, I. Stroud o| Washington with whom-he makes his home. _»«s.,S«e Moses will sing a soprana W$lQ. "it Took A Miracle." Norman Moore and Wells Nutt' wil also assist with the music. Inter mediate boys, will act as ushers and take part in other phases of the service. Seventy-five Intermediates am their families and workers met 9 Fair Park for a basket j night. < Activities tox every flay dyrjng :TM .Qirtlft. JRteFJHgJi )olicies." He said -he would be "Active in the campaign to elect my successor." In Washington GOP circles, including those close to President Eisenhower, the general cxpecta- ion was that U. S. Sen. Irving M. Jves will become his party's can- didajtie however reluctantly 'or governor of Mew York. Ivcs need not resign his Senate seat o make the race, am} if nominated and elected, h could name a Senate succesor 1o serve until the next election. Ives has said' repeatedly, reiterating it shortly before Dewey' s Droaclcast,, that 1 am not a can- idate." Dolphus Whitten Dies Unexpectedly Dol|)hus Whitten Sr. former Hope resident died about. noon today at lis home in .Arkadelphia. Funeral services will be held at 3 p. m, Thursday at Arkadelphia. Survivors :nclude his wife and son and a arother. Few Lives Go < Younger Days, Be Taken Desp By HAL. BOYLE NEW YORK '.Ml Military op- erjitions are supposed to go "according to plan." Biit few lives do. How many people do you know who set a pattern to their Jife when very youpg said "I what suph-and-such out of this world, aiid this is how I 1 }} get it" arid were able to achieve their goal as they had planned Jt? ' Such people are the exception. I personally know pf none. L^fe has u way of upsetting our time tables. We are only partly a privet of our own dreams and fcense pf determination- For we ajfg alsfl, to a great ^stent- pris«n- «I§i«l,SM9ll S.Sterior Mluenj,es §s outward 150 miles to the tiorthcast and 100 miles to the Southwest. Merchants and residents in Nassau, a Bahamas report city of 20,000, boarded up and moved out of exposed areas as the storm approached. A Navy hurricane hunter near the eye of the storm reported a ship ''fighting extreme seas" but said it could not make out the fillip's name in the wild, wind- tossed ocean which at times broke completely over the vessel's decks. ALL-IMPORTANT WIVES WIESBADEN, Germany (UP) U. S. Air Force headquarters in Europe has issued the- following directive to unit, commanders: "It becomes increasiingly evident that married members' acceptance depends largely upon the. attitude of their wives." ' It urged the commander to "fully exploit" the wivcs\ clubs as part of a re-enlistment campaign. as Planned in Chances Must >ite Pattern chance, misfortune or a pair oi bright eyes. Chance itself pure blind, haphazard chance what a strange and terrible power |t has to change cur whole existence in a universe we like tc think to as orderly! Row it bends and shapes us ir ways unkown to Vs.at. the time \vays that become clear to us onl> after the passage of many years When, we pause and took back and wonder what put us where we are Here is now chance entered anc affected the careers of some o America's business leadcri?: R.aympn4 Loewy, now head o the largest industrial design fron in the world, studied electucal en CP«feMe4 m Psge T>vo _ Lawton Heeds Directive and ton'! Testify By RAYMOND UAHR and HERBERT FOSTER WASHINGTON CUP> sen. Jo- seplv/R. McCarthy, his own star defense witness against censure charges, swore today that he told the Army about .-former'. Maj. Irving^ Peress more than a month before•: ho questioned- ths Army dentist he :.c.alls a merit Comriiuhist. 1 ' "Fifth Amend- WASHINGTON Ml The Agri cultre Department today estimated this year's government-restricted cotton crop at 11.832,000 bales of 500 pounds gross weight. This estimate Is B4!!.000 bales less than last month's forecast of 12,680,000 bales. It compares also with last year's crop of 16,465,000 bales and with the tcn-yenr (184352) average of 12,448,000 bales. Under a control program embracing planting allotments and marketing quptas, the department had sought to limit production to about 12 million bales. Supplementing this year's production is a carryover stock of about 9,600,000 bales from previous crops. It was this large reserve supply that invoked tho • production controls meastujes which will be continued next year' if approved by growers voting in n referendum later in the fall. Officials have forecast market demands for cotton from this year's supr.ly at 13.700,000 bales, or about 1,300,000 bales more than from last year's supply. The department seid the yield of cotton was expected to average compared With 324.2 last year and 25 pounds per harvested acre compared with.324.2 last year and 272.1 for the ten-year average. The condition oE the crop as of Sept. 1 was reported at 69 per cent of average compared with 76 per cent a year ago and 72 per cent for the ten-year average. The department estimated that 3.4 per cent of the acreage in cultivation on , July 1 will be abandoned for harvest. This would leave 19,285,000 acres for harvest. In an accompanying report, the Census Bureau said 1,693,749 running bales from the 1954 crop had v been ginned prior 'to Sept. 1 compared with 1,165,818 to the same date last year and 1,458,384 two years ago. gM[^ • H| M' >';, ' Red Invasio _ ," i ' '•,"*•<£ Bases Again by Nationali W ...._. ' -.'?^*V8! Re PTA Information School to Be Held Thursday Hempstcad County PTA School of information will be held at First Methodist Church Thursday, September 9. with registration starting at 9 a. m. Mrs. Albert Graves, county PTA chairman, will preside over the following program: Devotional, Mrs. Henry Haynes. Work Shops,: 1. Presidents and guide reports, Mrs. Oliver Adams; 2. Membership and Finance, Mrs. F. H. Horton; 3. Parent education and programs, Mrs. Jim McKenzie 4. Publicity, Mrs. C. E. Tllmon. The meeting will adjourn at 11:30 p. m. Including derjets '. to 1 pound- sion .bases defense- Ministry?, 'It was the 1 first- jets have \beeft'^in> lion has never been opened to traffic. A bill for repairs on the well pump at Municipal Airport was denied by the group on. recommendation of the Airport Cpmminttee. Mayor Wilson notified the group that the equalization board had raised taxes on city-owned property considerably and the matter will be discussed withthe board. During the discussion alderman requested Clyde Zinn, water and light plant manager, to get up figures showing how • 'much free electrical service goes,to the court house each month. Will Rutherford, Yergcr, High principal, asked the city to pave the street between the schools and to install speed breaks. This was favorable to the group which was Informed by Street Commission Fred Russell -that the project could not be done this fall due to the lack of time before cold weather. However the city will oli the street if it is so desired. t No action as taken on a claim of $77 from Milton Brantley, city employe, who alleges the sum represents medical expenses incurred in treatment of an injury sustained while at work. Blinder ••• the••- fviendly questioning of "his own counsel, 1 Edward Benett Williams, began his case before a special Senate corri- mitte with a clcfersc against the charge that he abusod Gen. Ralph W. Zwicker in trying to learn who ordered Peress' honorable dis- Segregation Fights Spread Acroiss U. S. By The Associated Press The issue of 'whites 'and ^Negroes attending the same public schools raged in the legislative halls and the counts today from Mississippi in the deep South to the nation's capital. , ( J' A decision of tno U.S. Supreme Court last spring outlawing, school segregation touched off the, controversy, , especially in the South" where segregation has been , the ,„.„..,-,. < The ministry-"; si shells rained* '^ "' Communist* r _, shelled Quemoy^KattonallSt just off the coast*OppPsl{|M. and on v bases, lAVherVif may have been ; -*massing an Invasion;. " -"- "' _ spokesman,? 1 said' lie '|H mation on ' U.' b&mbar'dmo Communi o'f • The.» This is one of five general counts om-the basis of which'McCarthy's Senate critics have asked the Senate to rebuke him. McCarthy began his defnesfi at 2:10 p. m. EDT, after Maj. Gen. Kirke B. Lawton, former commandant at Fort Monniouth, N. J.. re- fused'at a morning session to testi- ify about a discussion he had with Zwicker concerning McCarthy. Lawton, called as. a witness* by McCarthy, cited a presidential,directive of May 17 us basis for hh refusal. The directive forbade disclosure of confidential discussions- Continued on Page Two The .percentage of plantings be abandoned barve.Bt^i.the the; acre yield s'pectively, by states 1 included: North Carolina 2.3 per cent abandonment 5i071,000 acres tor harvest; 77 per cent of normal; 336 pounds per acre and production 400,000^ bales. Missouri 1,0; 458,000; 77; 395, and 375,000; Arkansas 1.7; 1,705,00; 61; 31u, and 1,125,00, Harris Meets With Drouth Officials EL DORADO Rep. Oren Girls Runs Into Side of Auto, Only Bruised City police yesterday and today Intensified a traffic violation drive probed a breakin and an accident in which a little girl escaped with minor injuries. The 7-year-old daughter of Glen Hollis was bruised but not badly hurt yesterday afternoon when she run into an auto driven by Leo Lane. Witnesses said the youngster was crossing the street and didn't see the car,. She was rushed to a physician's office for treatment for brujses. The pastor's study at First Baptist Church was entered during the night c^f the 6th but nothing of Value was missing. Two doors w.ere badly damaged, .officers said. Two automobiles were heavily damaged at East 14 and Walker Streets yesterday in a collision. The cars were driven by Do.n Fuller arid William Greene, Meanwhile several hi«h schooj youths were picked up this morning on various charge ranging from no I driver^ Uce«se to running a stop' sign. Eight Nations Sign Defense Pact in Asia By ROBERT EUNSON MANILA (m Eight nations the East and the West signed a collective security pact today which in effect wanr;; the Commu- of nists against any sion in Southeast further aggros- It took just three clays for the United Slates, France, Great Brit- fiin, Australia, New Zealand, Thailand, Pakistan ancl tha Philippines to reach complete accord. The treaty hangs a big "no trespassing" sign on small nations in the area. It binds the eight nations militarily arid economically, and declares each party will meet the "common danger" o£ armed attack in the treaty area or against any member "in accord iincc with its constitutional procures." Australia's Richard G, Casey was first to sign the historic document. He began affixing his sig ; nature to the ' various' copies ' at 5:02 p. m. (4:02 a. m.. EST).' The documents, about 12x18 Harris (D-Ark) says he will meet Friday with Agriculture officials in Washington on drought condi. tions in Arkansas. Harris flew to Washington yesterday. Before lie left, Harris said he expects additional Arkansas counties to be designated drought area by the federal government within the next few days. Thirty-seven counties already have received the designation and all but one of tho 75 counties have requested federal aid. Harris said he will recommend that immediate action be taken on declaring additional counties eligible for drought aid; that the ubsidy on transportation costs ol hay be increased, from 60 cents per hundred weight to $1.50; that nethods be devisuJ for procuring lay at fair and reasonable prices; md • that the department arrange 'or a conference with railroad of icials to get a • 50 per cent rate reduction on freight costs on hay transported into the state, The federal government turned down an parlior request by Gov Iherry for a higher subsidy on hay transportation costs, and the railroads already have indieatec hey wiU not lower lates. inches, were bound in ( blue SUNFLOWER (UP) pffered $JO today to spy Chicago- leather. The ministers signed, with individual gold pens. Casey was followed by France's Guy la Chambre, New Zealand T. Clifton Hebb and Pakistan's Sir Mohammed Zafrullah Khan. The entire Philippine delegation then signed, led by Vice President Carlos P. Garcia, chairman of the conference. The Philippine dele gation dressed in native tasalog shirts, was followpd by Thailand's Prince Wan Waithayakon and Great Britain's Lord Reading. John Foster Dulles, U. S. tary "of state, who sponsored the an with, fee a taUep g, signed at 5:}8 p. Garcia banged hip gave) und declared !*e ppn,feren,£§ gan work on vplans to circumvent 'he Supreme Court,' r\i H n g, ipurred <by Gov. Hugh White's com ,ening message yesterday y that "We shall resist the decision by every legal means at our ' command, 1 ' A proposed constitutional amendment to Mississippi's 1890 consti tution empowering the legislature to abolish public schools in a las.t ditch effort to retain, segregation was introduced in both Housed ',. Under the proposal state-owned | school property could be leased,, rented or sold to Individuals for private schools if the public schools arc abolished, State money would bo appropriated to pay tuition ,o'f pupils in the private system. ' < In Washington Federal Judge Henry A. Schweinhaut will consider tomorrow, a suit to prevent scheduled T integration of white and Negro pupils when Distric^ p£ Columbia schools open. , , Filing of similar litigation, was expected today in Baltimore wherp white and Negro pupils attcndefi the same classes yesterday for trt first time in history, There were no incidents as 143,000 public school children went to class.- *- » Out in Texas, wheve"the *Nejfrd population js heavy in* the eastern sector. The superintendent of white rural school ne.aj tl tropolls of Dallas .rejected yesterday of a gwtp' of Negro parents to enroll their children Supt, Mark Hitt said he'd abide by State Board of Education in structlons to continue segregation this year. Addressing a conference ol school officials from li Southern states at Atlanta a Tennessee lawyer long associated with Southern Education predicted gradual elinv jnaion of racial segregation '"f the schois. The (forecast carne from Cecil Sims, white Nashville, attorney and board of member. *$l^$Ws /J«m«pte 4$roi qftyuCQ; Shed * All Around the Town »y Tht »Ur tUtf > Chie f V Police Clarence Baker today indicated that the police department is cracking down on trait fice violators especially in the school zones. . , . several youths were picked up this morning and at J three had no drivers license all three ran a stop sign- . . • this is simply a warning which the public would do well to heed, ,,. future violators in the school ?ones may be faced, with a reck}esg driving charge- Jtfope and territory, especially the rural -customers, should, take u keen interest in the current Art? ansas Power and Light Com rate increase heaving as the come could change electrical rates here. ... the city patterns U? rate to ria-aj customers on those &L and other larg? y "" ' wanted, an "• """* -11X,V™*f-V*<'"'*"'!* *" ' "I" 1 1 w »T»»-^*T a T*T*^j™ Residents ajong 2p S9Hih ,... Ppri'ng Hill road are complaining garbage and, debris being out by motprists, •---•-'an ugly sight . thing to, do, it's a violation state law, The Bobcats had snapped yesterday pianmg^^i^aa^wu * ey "M?*Mfel ways lands alisjs sinpe the inianlairidjj now ' '- W'%, $tfc ww

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