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Regular $3.95 value for PILLOW CASES 42"x36",Typ»\28, 69c voluf Ladies Suits & Coats Special Purchase $22.50 Ladies Gabardine Suits and Coats Men's 98c Haynes SHORTS Gripper Boxer Pair ( OVER 200 DRESSES FOR To Select from, Values to $10.95 LADIES PANTIES 98c For 3 Days Z PAIR C HOSE-60 GAUGE Beautiful Sheer C RAYON GOWNS Lodies $1.69 vo!u« for:,.« C COTTON SACKS Wt have pknty ot Cotton Socki In Hock, i, 7 end 9 f«l. *U»H#.»yCh«mbr<, y SHIRTS Birds eye DIAPERS 27x27, First Quality 1.98 59c Value — Pastel Colors t> A K I M t N ! b T O R F CANNON TOWELS 2lor88c . BEDSPREADS Mr *" " s '"^ />f ( Plan Now to Attend the Annual Third District Livestock Show in Hope September 22-27 Scropbag By HAL. BOYLE NEW YORK I* — Uncle Sam's most neglected nephew today is the white collar man. : In the midst of a still booming national propserity that is either postwar or pre-war (or perhaps both) the fellow in the frayed White collar is getting mostly crumbs. He easts last. jfte is one of the largest classes ilP America, but who cares what i happens to him except himself? 'He is the forgotten man of poli- itics. A politician may wag his tail no get organized labor's vote, sit ;up and beg for the organized farm jvote, or wrap himself in the flag i to win the organized veterans' i vote. ' But how long has it been since you remember a statesman raring up in Congress and announc- Hope 53D YEAR: VOL. 53 — NO. 290 ttar of HftM !•»», Fran 1*27 C«nralMaf«4 J«i. II, Star WtATMt* ARKANSAS - Clear to cloudy this afternoon, tonight, Sat* urday slightly cooler ttmllht, Ih north, west this afternoon. Temperature* High 01 Low 64 Hon, A»tANSAS,n.iDAYEmMu»i»iM» "Well, boys, lot's roll out a big pork barrel and help that pore [iittle feller with the dirty white i collar"? Some how there is no i lobby in Washington for him, and i without a lobby to make noise for |him he doesn't get to dip much (gravy. It is said that statistics can be ;used to prove anything. But no one yet has come up with any Hope Expects DeQueen to Be Tough Hope gets its second football test of the current season tonight when the DeQuccn Leopards take to show the white collar ^an is doing as well as other scg laments of the population. The fig- 'urcs who that, in terms of income I'ire, he is falling behind. This has brought a decline in the ^prestige of the white collar class, f which formerly prided itself on the [fact that it rubbed up against wealth but now is learning to its vast sorrow that very little of that jwealth rubs off on it. The skilled worker a generation fco often disliked the white collar [man and regarded him as a snob. jNow he feels the gent with the pale throat harness is not only a snob — but a poor snob at that, and envies him not at all. He rather feels sorry for him. The social gulf that difference in attire once made between them has been more than wiped out by 'i the difference in pay, which now gsharpley favors the guy in the styl- 'sh blue overalls The plumber, the bricklayer, the | machinist used to be a renter and a lunchbox carrier. Today he owns his own home, his own car, and lunches in a restaurant whenever 'jthe mood seizes him. Who now jgoes to his job toting a cheese jsandwich and an apple in a paper jljbag? Thousands and thousands of white collar workers. And they go home to a small parlor, bedroom and kitchenette. Who can better, afford to take his missus out now and then for a little night clubbing? The guy in the overalls. But after he dolls up for the evening you can't tell him from a millionaire. The office clerk, bookkepper, or bank teller, however, not only lacks the folding green to pick up a night club tab. He has to stay home so his shirt is still clean enough to wear an other day. A cab driver I rode with the 'ther day summed up the prob- |jlem of the white collar worker: "I worked in an office for years and finally got up to $60 a week. But my wife and I and the kid were starving on that. Then I took to hacking. Now I get fresh air and feel healthier. I can get by on the job with a sports shirt and an old pair ot slacks. I work long- jer hours, but it's a bad week I [[don't bring home $85 or better. "I say to hell with white collar Jobs. I'd rather support my wife lithan a laundry." Wayne refusal Morse Quits like But Not .theGOP NEW YORK UP)— Sen. •Morse (R-Ore.) says his Ito campaign for Gen. Dwight D. rEisenhower for president does not [•mean he is bolting the GOP. I Morse, in his speech yesterday •before the AFL convention, was i! critical of Sen. Robert A. Taft of [Ohio —whom he termed a "sub- Istitute quarterback" leading the 70P "toward a defeat." Later, at a news conference, IMorse said he was "taking a stroll [,ES of now" but added: "I'm supporting him (Eisenhow- |er) as of now, to the extent [that I have expressed it [convention speech." One bolts a party when he campaigns for the opposition, Morse [said, and to "take .a walk" simply [means one does not campaign for [his own party candidates. On that same theme, in his AFL Bddress, Morse said: "The junior senator from Ore [gon never intends to walk out on in the the field in Hammons Stadium at 8 o'clock. It will be the first outing of the season for the visitors who have beaten the Bobcats two years in a row. This year's contest will South American Here Studying Farm Methods Enrique Rivarola of Tacnn, Peru South America, is spending this week with Hcmpstcad County Extension Service Agents. Mr. Rivarola is studying Extension educational techniques, methods, and program building procedures as used by county agents in the United States. Mr. Rivarola, 38, is a professional educational worker in Peru. He serves as a county agent and supervisor for four counties in southern Peru. His home area is one of no rain- SC ft PRICE Se COP* . cnes w, , „ .,. ,, - , . -- — , -----probably be more even than last fall . WI . lh ?" crops being produced year tor the visitors have lost by graduation a few of their fine players of the undefeated 1051 squad. Both teams are reported to be in good shape with the exception of Hope's regular quarterback, Hays, who probably won't see action at all. Hope will hold a slight weight advantage, according to figures released by both coaches —some eight pounds per man. However, a good portion of that weight is in the backfield where Hope's advantage is 11 pounds per man. As usual the Hope Band will per form at halftimc along with the visiting ba»d from DcQucen. Officials", for tonight's contest are Percy Sanders, Fletcher Harrison, Bill McClendon and Clell McClure. The lineups: Starting lineups: Hope J. Yocom .... E. Rothwell J. Jones LE . LT . LG J. Keck C DeQueen D. Park .... P. Stone B. Pcarce . J. Cox T - Doyle ............ RG ........ B. Phillips RT ........ Q. Taggart Taorb ^ Br uce RE "L. Luster S. Griffin QB L. Klliott Churchwell LH R. Morris £• ston e RH G. Thomas C. Arnold FB w. Crews KiwanisCalf Project Aids Club Youths In 1047 the Hope Kiwanis Club under the leadership of the agriculture committee, began what is known as the Jersey call project. Two registered Jersey heifers were purchased and given away to FFA and 4-H Club boys that year. One was awarded to James Hutson and the other to Walker Formby. The project has continued since that time with James Toner, a 4-H Club boy of Columbus, being awarded a heifer in 1948. Kenneth Dale Sinyard of Spring Hill and Burrel Joe Smittle of Patmos were both awarded a heifer in 1940. Then in 1950 one was awarded to Henry Bowden of the Hope FFA chapter. In 1951 two calves were awarded, one to Marshall Rowe Jr., of Washington, and one to Joe Mitchell England of the Shover Springs community. The boys receiving these heifers are required to have a pasture and barn sufficient to care for the calves. He must agree to breed this calf to a registered Jersey sire, to show the calf and its off- springs, if any. at the Livestock Show each year, keep a record and make a report in person to the donor of the calves annually.' He must keep the calf and donate the first female offspring back to the donor, after which time the donor has no further claim to the original animal or its offsprings. The first female offspring turned back to the Kiwanis Club will be given to other boys according to the rules set up by the club. There is one Jersey heUer to be awarded a 4-H or FFA boy eligible to participate in the drawing next Thursday afternoon. Sept. 25 at 1:30 o'clock. The Hempstead County Farm Agent and vocational agriculture teachers are requested to select not more than one boy from each 4-H Club or FFA chapter and have him on hand for the drawing. Any further information desired regarding the eligibility to receive one of these calves can be obtained by contacting E. R. Brown- of the Hope Kiwanis Club. The rules of taking care and showing thest by irrigation supplied to farms in narrow valleys along the rivers. After spending this wr/jk with County Agent Oliver L. Adams, Mr. Rivarola will go to Russell- villc and Fayctteville (or a similar period of time. He wll then spend a week each in New Mexico, California, and Puerto Rico. Powerful New Missiles Soon to Be Ready By HENBERT FOSTER WASHINGTON, (UP)— The guided missiles launched by the Navy against North Korean targets are model T versions compared with the sleek, powerful new model which soon will be ready, reliable sources said today. The new missiles, ncaring the production stage, would be "truly guided" aerial weapons, these experts said, and some of them would be capable of carrying atomic warheads. Scientists who have been work ing on development of push-button weapons tended to belittle the signi ficance of the navy's use of remotely controlled fighter pianos. Rear Adm. John H. Sides, director of the Navy's guided missiles division, called the attacks by the World W,ar II Grumman Hellcats, equipped..with radio controls and television eyes, "one of the very first tries at a primitive method of opeation." ' Sides indirectly cast some cold water on speculation that the unmanned planes plunging into Com munist targets ushered in a new era of push button warfare. As he pointed out at a news conference yesterday, the Navy has been using the obsolete Hellcats as pilotless, radio-controlled "drone" planes for several years as gunnery targets. About the only thing new was installation of a television camera so the control pilot, miles away in a guide plane, could see where the "Kamikaze" was going and direct it smack onto the target. Sides indicated, however, that television guidance of planes was a step ahead in clearing up the troublesome problem of pinpointing guided missiles on targets. But if the pilotless Hellcat is "primitive," Sides left no doubt that all the armed services are readying more up to date missiles to be used against ground or air targets. Sides said the U. S. guided missile program is "coming along nicely. showing promising re- Lincoln's republicanism. He only calves will be explained again on pleads with his party to return to j Thursday afternooa at the time I the republicanism of Lincoln. On Eisenhower's chances in No- jvember, Morse told newsmen: "as I Of now, I think he is ahead." Morse said he still probably will ! vote for Eisenhower. Hughen Wins Contest Award Calvin Hughen, butcher at Stu- Grocery Co. was awarded a and a $25 check Timrs- Viskia* Corp. for "£*• of the awarding. Keystone lodge Host to Meeting Last week Keystone Lodge No. 43, F&AM, observed Prince Hall Day along with eight other lodges of this section. Principal speakers were L. W. Williamson. A. Tate. and T. A. Hamilton. Purpose of the meeting was to raise funds to be given to the Polio Foundation. Lodges taking suits." While the Navy's missiles, at least, are not yet in full pro' duction, he said "many advanced types" are under development. Sides added 9 warning against underestimating Russia's capacity to produce guided missiles. Soviet scientists have the necessary scientists who developed the Nazi V-l and V-2 missiles during World War II. The Navy has announced devel opment of at least 11 guided missiles ol various typos since World War II. Some were strictly for research, and some, like the loon which was the American version of the German V-l buzz bomb, are now obsolete. Most would be armed with high explosives, as in artillery shells. Guided missile development is one of the military's tighest sec rets, but the Navy is known to have contracted for missile production at a $50,000,000 consolidated Vultee plant at Pomona, Cal., pnd another large plant at Bristol, Tenn. These, plants are under construction, and Sides indicated they have not yet started producing. Bands Galore, Floats, Riders and Novelties Lined Up for Livestock Show Parade Here Prescott Beauty Queen of Nevada County Fair Details of the parade line-up and individuals in charge of the groups were announced today by the Stock Show chairman, Frank Doug las. The parade will be divided into 9 groups for convenience In lining up of entries. Individuals in charge of the groups arc: Group 1, Frank Doug las and Guy Downing, Group 2, Buddy Evans and Ray Lawrence, Group 3. Bill Gentry, Group 4, Nnrman Moore and Clyde Coffee, Group 5. Ben McRac and Bill Wray. Group 6, Bill Rugglcs, and Group 7, Hollis Luck, Lloyd Kin- arti, Curtis Urrcy, and Tom Wordlow, Group 8, Hcndrix Spragglns and Claud Tillcry, Group 0, Pap Willis. The parade line-up is as follows: Group 1 will consist of: State Police, Southern State College Band, Color Guard, National Guard and Equipment. .Group 2 will consist of: Prescott Band, Parade Marshall Governor and Officals, Rodeo Pro duccr and Participants, City and County officials. Group 3 will consist of: Gurdon Band, Pets, Boy Scouts and Brownies. Group 4 will consist of: Nashville Band. Civic Floats, (white), Murfrccsboro Band, School Floats, (white). Group 5 will consist of: DeQueen Band, Commercial Flu ats. Group 6 will consist of: Yerger high band, floats, (civic and commercial) Group 7 will consist of: Hope Band, Out of town Round up Clubs, Hope Round-up club, Horses (Hempstead and Hope.) Group 8 will consist of: Hope Jr. Band (on float), Farm Implements, Industrial floats. Group 0 will consist of: Hope Fire Department, City St. Department. Miss Carolyn Tippett, IG-ycar- old Prescotl senior high schooll student, was crowned queen of the Nevada County Fair in ceremonies lust night. She competed for honors against Emma Lois Martin of Bodcnw, Nelda Dean Glass of Cale, Nell Ellis of Laneburg and Lorclta Bailey of Willisville The Parent Teacher's Association float took first prize In Wednesday's opening day parade, perhaps the most colorful ever held in the IB year affair. The float depicted the Old Woman In the Shoe. Second pri/.e went to the Pine Garden Club while the Rose Garden Club and Ouk Grove's float tied for third. Ike Defends Honesty Nixon; State Democrats Hope to Avert Discord Sparkman and Newsmen See Ike as Winner at This Stage By DOUGLAS B. CORNELL NEW YORK l/I'l — Newspaper editors and political writers over the country consider R c p u bllcan Dwight D. Eisenhower the probable winner over Democrat Adlai E. Stevenson — it the presidential election were run off today. But many newsmen who took Hate Drive Intensified in Russia BERLIN, (UP) — George F. Kennan, United States ambassador hate-America campaign of the to Moscow, said today that the Kremlin has become "serious." Western diplomats in the Soviet .Russian capital now live in "complete isolation," Kennan said on his arrival here on his way to at tend a United States diplomatic conference in London. Kennan warned the western world it can put no faith in statements by Russians that they de sire to improve relations until they halt their anti-American campaign Despite a formal protest he made, there has been no relaxation, he said. He told correspondents the Mo= cow atmosphere is "Icy cold." He said not even his servants or guides are permitted to talk to him except on business matters. No Russian on the streets will talk to him, he said. To increase the isolation of the diplomats, Kennan said, the Rus sians give "inaccurate" informa tion about the areas outside Mos cow they are permitted to visit. A diplomat will be led to believe that a certain area is not, in a re stricted zone only to go there and find he is barred. In this way, he said, the Russians apparently hope to keep diplomats from travelling outside Moscow without ordering them formally to stay in the city. Kennan for years has been America's No. 1 expert on Russia. He formulated the State De partrnent's policy of the "contain ment" of communism within its present limits. His appointment lo the Moscow post was an interna tional sensation. The Russians had made it no secret they hated him. Kennan presented his credentials in May, and since then has part in a nationwide survey undertaken by The Associated Press believe large numbers of voters haven't mode up their minds. They saj^U.tp too soon ,to tell who may hit tho wire first in Nbvertjber. • Where editors say they have spotted present trends toward the GOP, the reasons they men tlon most frequently are currents ol time-for-a-change sentiment anc Eisenhower's personal popularity In state after state, newsmen be Hove'the general will make a bet tcr showing in his -first bid for an elective office than GOP Nomine? Thomas E. Dewey did four years ago. The collective opinion of editors and correspondents, brought to gother from surveys that tappcc political sentiment at the grass loots in a great majority of the nation's counties, is that Eisenhow cr would be fairly sure of 15 slates with 153 electoral votes if the vote were taken now. They believe an additional 1! states are doubtful but would be inclined at this time to go Repub lican. If Eisenhower collected al their 142 votes, his total woulr reach 295-29 more than the 266 re quired to cinch the election. Newsmen believe that Stevenson at this point, could be reasonably certain of 12 states with 121 electoral votes and that he migh pick up three doubtful ones with 49 votes, That adds up to 170 votes — 00 short of the 260 murk. Half a dozen slates with Of voles are regarded by newsmen as the fence at this time. Even i Stevenson bagged all of those, he wouldn't have enough to win on newspaper scoreboards. So, as the editors see it, Steven son will have to smash away ir the few weeks remaining before the election at states that now look safe for Eisenhower and those tha appear to be wavering toward th< general. Estimates for New England com plete the national picture in the AP survey. The composite view ol "down East" editors is that the urea will go about the sainu as ir. 1948. Maine and Vermont are con Mrs. Ullie Francis Dies at Her Home Here Friday Mrs. LUlie Francis, aged 60, died at her home here Friday morning. She is survived by her husband, Henry Francis, two sons Ralph and Hapson Francis of Baton Rouge. La., two sisters. Mrs. Wul Rosenbaum of Murfreesboro and Mrs. R. L. Taylor of Hope, two brothers, j. H. and Charlie Hays of Hope. Funeral services will be held at 2:30_p.m. Saturday at Hope Go» &$ Rev- Mjc«t- • ' B«p — surveyed the'situation in the Red s ideredusur(! *>r Eisenhower, New capital as few other men could Harn P sh J rt! a » d Connecticut as tuum. i can i n g toward him. Massachu sells is appraised now as safely Democratic, as it was four years ago, while normally Dem ocratic Rhode Island is considered a question mark at this time. Eisenhower popularity and sentiment for a new hand at the helm run through numerous estimates ol | the outlook in New England, as Thad Collins, 72, Succumbs in a Hope Hospital Thad Collins, aged 72, a resident **.»«*v»*i. in for the rest of the coutry. daush But editors around the nation »'ho got out transits and rods and *<*..(• iur^ *«««*: * . w nu BUI- win viauaibo aim tuua auu SnHn* H?M M, B P"*?.*** 1 of sul . ve yed political trends in their Spring Hill, Mrs. Heeder ClemenU of Monroe, Ark., Mrs. Mavis Phillips of Great Bend, Kansas, tour sons, V. C., Harvey T. and E. E Collins of Oakland, Calif., C. R. Collins of Spring Hill, two sisters. Mrs. Bud Belts of Valiejo, Calif., Mrs. Cus Smith of Spring Hill, two brothers, Fred and Jess Collins of Spring Hill. Funeral services were to fo« held at (l <yj*r'T *;•>•;/£J$| .^<j>£$&Jff.JSSA own back yards, jotted down wide assortment of additional fac .ors they believe are influencing the campaign. They mention cor ruption, the Korean war "too mud Trumanism, "inflation and attend ant high taxes and high prices. In the Midwest, and to a lease extent in parts of tb« East and Far West, editors said their feel ing o| political puljws turned up McMath to Address Group By LEON HATCH LITTLE ROCK \IR The key- otcr of the Democratic State Con- cntion today declared thnt Unending election of pnrty gubcrnn orlal nominee Francis Ch o r r y 'marks the advent of a better day i Arkansas government." And, turning to Cherry's Rcpub lean, opponent In n prepared pcech, Wllllnm B, Howard, Jones- oro attorney, said that Jeff Speck. "openly admits that his ole reason for being a Republican to feed at the trough of patron- C and special favor." The address' of Howard, the condition's temporary . chairman, vns scheduled for shortly after he first session of the biennial two lay meeting opened at .Robinson \\iclitorlum at noon. Outgoing Gov. Sid McMath and Sen. John J. Spurkman of Ala mma, the Democratic vico presidential nominee, were to 'speak uter this afternoon. Local Teachers Study Saturdays at Henderson Four IlempMtead County 1 In-scr vice teachers nrc enrolled In Sat urdiiy residence classes at Mender .son State Teachers Collotto. Arka dolphin, this scmcatcr, according to Uolphus Whitten Jr., director of extension services, They are Mrs, Thomas Huys and Mrs. W. O. Uuetie, of Hope; Mrs. Martha Louise Klnm of Route 1, Hope, and Opu'l Howe ot Washing ton. for Saturday classes was held Sept. 13; however, those en roll ing on or before Sept. 20 may register lor full credit, Mr. Whitten stated. LITTLE ROCK Iff) — Arkansas' Democrats gathered in the capital city today for their biennial convention, and only a whisper of par- .y discord was hinted for the open ng session. Son. John Sparkman of Alabama the Democratic vlco presidential candidate, headed the HstJo flj or,s for opening' day. OutgoThg' Sid McMath an dthe man who defeated him for the party's gubernatorial nomination In this summer's prmiary, Judge Francis Cherry of Jonosboro, also were to speak. Barring unforseen developments, Cherry will have control of the con vtnlion, a privilege that goes with seing the nominee. Cherry so far ius made only one proposal for a rules change. This would Increase the size of the 35-mcmber State Committee by 18. All new members would bo women. Delegates are expected to approve without friction Cherrys rccommen dations for Committee officers, ,He ias chose his campaign manager, Leffol Gentry of Little .Rock, for chairman and another campaign worker, William P. (Bill) Bowen, a Littler Rock court reporter, for j'ecretary. Cherry has not announced his choice for vice chairman, a post reserved for women by party rules, but said he would do so before the convention meets. Cherry has voiced his support to the national Democratic ticket of Gov. Adlal Stevenson and Saprk- nian, and the convention ia expected to raitfy his views, A controversial proposal by the Monroe County delegation to amend Continued on I-age Two Stevenson Ignores the Incident By RELMAN MORIN SPRINGFIELD, Mass, W)-Cov Adlai Stevenson said today Pres> dent Truman deserves "the main credit for the vision and courage of our foreign policy." The Democratic presidential candidate, campaigning through New England, also peppered his He* publican political foes with a new storm of barbed witticisms. He tcld more than 8,000 people sed in front ot the city hall Springfield the OOP had no af. firmatlve campaign issues ant}' said; "To my considerable surprise hey are now saying the central Jisue of our time if humor." The governor has been accused of making the pa.mp«Jgn, as Gen. Dwight Elsenhower called it, "» laughing matter," "I think Uw Republicans must bave interfered with our meeting," he said and he suggested the M* sipn be moved ioiWe the city auditorium. Many Believe Act Political Setback By The Associated Pr«M General Elsenhower has defend- cd the Republican Vice Preildeo* Iftl candidate, Richard Nixon, aa nn "Honest" man.' The General's stutcmont oamo din-Ins the fUroro over Nlxon'a acccplHnco ot money from an unofficial expense accounts set up by some California bu8lnos»« Carman Child Token to Polio CiiittfP* , Byrnes to Vote for Ike, Many May Follow COLUMBIA. S. C. MPI — Gov James F. Byrnes has ca.it aw a Democratic party affiliation reaching back for more than ha a century and announced he will support Gen. Dwight D. Elac'nhow er for president. , . The governor, who sorvcd'ln nil three branches of the federal gov- eminent, .made his dramatic am nounccmcnt at a' news conference yesterday. * •••• '••' He said the most Important fnctor in hln decision to vote Re publican was . that he believes Elsenhower the man best quail- fled to "clean up tho miss In Washington" and keep the country out of another world war. "I shall plucn loyalty • to my country ubove loyally to a poiltl cal party," ho declared, "and I shall vote for Gen. Dwight D. El- senhower." Stato Democratic campaign headquarters hc^o promptly charged that Byrnes ''has turned hlE buck on and deserted" South Carolina Democrats. The announcement was expected •to carry considerable weight with Continued on' Pago Two Sportsmen Invited to Exhibition "The Sedgefiulds Story," a color sound motion picture, will be shown to sportsmen and others interested in dogs and hunting, at a meeting to be held at the City Hall, Tuesday, Sept, 30, it was announced by Lynn Franks, manager of the Feeder Supply Co. The movie, featuring Clyde Morton, only dog handler and trainer to win the National Field Trial Championship nine times with dons he hus trained, and "Paladin," which won the Championship in 1831 and 1952, was a year and u hall In the making, Portions of the film are devoted to training and handling techniques demonstrated by Morton, while many field trial scenes show the dogs in action, particularly "Palu- din" in winning the 1952 championship, The 30 minute film wag produced by the Ralston Purina Company and in being shown lor the first time in this area at this sportsmen's meeting. Invitations have been sent to many hunters and dog owners,! Mr. Franks stated, and singe the meeting is open to the public, any one interested in seeing this feature IUm should come down to the City Hall, Tuesday night Jn tinv lor the show which will start prom 9V 8 o'clock, men. The General's statement oonttn* es, In part, "There has 1 recently bcon leveled against him a charga ot unethical practices, 1 bcllevo Dick Nixon to be an honest man. I urn confident ho will place all tho facts before tho American poo pic fairly and squarely." And tho General snys that at the earliest opportunity he plans to talk with Senator Nixon by telephone, However, many of General EUson hower'B advisors believe the OOP candidate's campaign has rccclv. cd a serious political setback with the disclosure that Nixon accepted $10,000 tor expenses from wealthy supporters In California, Eisenhower la campaigning throu gh Nebraska and Missouri today with a major qpeoch tonight (at 10 Aftpcioted Pren Stott Chief Htm Ctem BroMier ol Wttle of the Associated, Press _ lei Arkansas, w»* « .U9J p.m.—over NBC Radio) at Kansas City, where he's expected to attack corruption in government. Nixon has .called tho Democratic m charge that ho.was morally wrong '' r *W wing srneap,, "Earlier, Nixi Mitchell: "Why doesn't ho ask:'Spademan « (Sen. John Sparknnn of Alabama, < Democratic vlco presidential nomi' ness) ;to reoign because his wlfo Is on the' government" payroll?;' Sparkman, campaigning in Talla- ,. huasoo, Flo,, retorted that there ia >'. nothing eub rosa about bin; wifo * working for the government." <,. t "Mrs. Sparkman has assisted me In tho, off ice for nearly 10 years and Me has given me'ex- celled nerylet,',' ,he> added: ^ j >•. Answering u reporter'u question. ,, Nixon said ho had not reported the, $16,000 for u jnicomo tax purples J»,' <. cause "I 4o not consider 'It-liv \come," He^dld. not get the ' J - l peraonally «.'w«sl disburse* byV' comoiittee, tho, candidate added, ' '. In Pasadena, Smith said tho.ro. /, Ehould be no question about In come taxes'on the expense fundv' ' J Ho said he,handled all the money, ' and that as far »» Nixon was* concerned "the funds would bo either glftfl or expense p»yment»." ' ,' „. Smith said he and 90 to 1QO pthep/- |1 southern 'CsltfornUns raised' "-'-' ' * fund "because we felt that, was an outstanding opokesmln tho Senate for the free yynlerri we believe in," He said that he could ''not. lease namp« of ill qontribi Continued op Page Two* Living Costs Up for Third i " LJT oW tan Mrf.
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