FijpStx HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Tuesday, July 16, 1946 Mihailovic and : 23 Others to Firing Squads By GEORGE PALMER * Belgrade, " July 15 — <#)— Gen. TJraja Mfhailpvic, former Chetnik lead^. arid 10 of his 23 co-defendants were convicted today by a .Yugoslav military c.o u r t on charges of collaborating with the Germans and were sentenced to die 'be'f ore "firing squads. 'The bushy bearded defendant, the first underground leader to attract wide attention during the •war, was given eight and a half hours to appeal for leniency from the presidium of the Yugoslav parliament. The deadline is 8 p. m. (1 p. m. Central Standard Time). Mihailovic became minister of war to former King Peter's exiled •government in London. American and British officers served «t his mountain headquarters as liaison PIN-WORMS tlf\ f New Treatment W« Gets Real Results People don't like to talk about Pin-Worm infection. Sometimes they are too embarrassed to mention the tormenting rectal itching. And in many cases they have not known of any effective way to deal with this pest that lives inside the human body. Today, thanks to a special, medically recognized drug (gentian violet), a highly effective treatment has been made possible. This drag is the vital ingredient in P-W, the Pin-Worm tablets developed in the laboratories of Dr. D. Jayne & Son. The small, easy-to-take P-W tablets act in a special way to remove Pin-Worms. So if you suspect Pin-WOrms in your child or yourself, ask your druggist for a package of JAYNE'S f-W right away, and follow the directions. Satisfaction, guaranteed or your money back. • It's easy to remember: P-W for Pin-Worms! officers during the last years of the war, . • • Prison sentences ranging downward to 18 months were imposed on the remaining defendants. It was not immediately announced how soon the death sentences would be carried out. Two of those sentenced to die were tried and convicted in absentia. Sentenced to be shot with Mi- hailovic were: Redoslav Rade Radich, 56-year- old former commander of the Bratislav Chetnick unit. Milos Glisch, 36-year-old Chetnik leader. Oskar Pavlovich, 54,, former Zagreb police chief. Dragi Yovanovich, 44, former Belgrade police chief. Tanasje-Tasa Dinich, 45, former minister of the interior in the puppet government of Milan Nedic, who told the court: "I don't want to live after the crimes I have committed." Velibor Yonich, 54, minister of education in the Nedic government. Peter Zhivkovich, former Yugoslav general sentenced in absentia. Djuro Dokich, 72, former commerce minister accused of conspiring for forced shipment of worker into Germany. Kosta Kusick, 49, former aide de camp to King Peter and Queen Mary. Mladen Zujeich, 51, former Chet- nick commander believed to be in Paris and sentenced in absentia. Konstantin Fotich. former Yugoslav ambassador to the United Staes, who was sentenced in absentia to 20 years in prison. The crowd cheered when the verdict was announced against Mi- hailovic, who took the decision with outward calm. The verdict against the Serbian born Chetnik leader and his fellow defendants climaxed a trial which began July 10. Mihailovic maintained stoutly throught the proceedings that he was innocent of collaboration with the Nazis and that he had fought to drive them from the country. Ask Reduction in Rates of Southwestern Little Rock, July 15 —W)— The western Gas and Electric Company of Shreveport, La., serving GO Arkansas Public Service Coni- mision today to show cause Sept. 9 why the commission should not take action to effect a reduction of the utility's electric rates in this state. The order said informal conferences of commision and company officials "in an effort toward the reduction of electric rates now charged the consumers of the company" in Arkansas had not resulted in an agreement. • The order added that preliminary investigations led the commission to believe "that there are sufficient grounds to justify a ior- mal investigation." The company specifically was directed to show cause why the com- mision should not: Establish as a rate base an "original cost" on the utility' proper- tie used in Arkanas; Order elimination of "such profits as accure" to the company's affiliates through placed in a separate fund for annual distribution as a refund to the company's 18,288 customers; Establish a composite rate 'or "actual maintenance and depreciation expense applicable to the respondent's property used x x x in xxx Arkansas. The utility serves Texarkana, Booneville, De Queen, Eu.-eka Springs, Fayettcville, Mena, Nashville, Rogers, Springdale, Ashdown, Dierks, Foreman, Greenwood, Hartford, Lincoln, Mansfield, Murfreesboro, Prairie Grove, Waldron and 41 other smaller towns and communities. The commission said the utility had a gross revenue in Arkansas last year of 1,700,000 and that its mm*. CLEARANCE LADIES DRESSES PRICED TO CLEAR 3.00 to?. REDUCED — CHILDREN'S DRESSES. 1.98 CLOSE-OUT — PLASTIC Toy Pistols. 50c LADIES COLLARS & DICKEYS REDUCED TO CLEAR c CLOSE-OUT CHILDREN'S Play Suits.. 49c CLOSE-OUT — HOUSE SHOES... 1. CLOSE-OUT—NOVELTY Flowers 10c25c JUST ARRIVED BOY'S 6 to 18 DRESS SLACK SUITS LADIES NOVELTY SKIRTS MARKED DOWN 2.00-4. 62 LADIES SUMMER BLOUSES MUST GO LADIES HANDBAGS REDUCED TO CLEAR $2.00 CHILDRENS SUMMER SANDALS $1.00 NEW CHENILLE Bedspread 13 CLOSE-OUT—GUEST TOWELS.. 49c eg CLOSE-OUT — LAMP SHADES... 50c REDUCED —AIRMAIL Stationery. 25c JUST ARRIVED — BOY'S Slack Suits 3.79 CLOSE-OUT—BOY'S SPORT SHIRTS.. 1.00 REPRICED — Men's Canvos SHOES... 2.00 ODDS & ENDS REDUCED TO SELL REPRICED — EYELET Material.. 2. 1 CHILDREN'S — 1 to 6 Sun Suits.. 1.00 AWNING STRIPE "*" Material.. 69c A VALUE CHILDREN'S 6 to 12 WASHABLE SLACK SUITS GOES ON SALE WEDNESDAY AT 10 1000 YARDS COTTON PRINTS 29c CHILDREN'S PLAY TENTS KING RICHARD TYPE $4.98 CLOSE - OUT BOY'S BATHING TRUNKS LADIES SUMMER SHOES MUST GO Goodby to All That 'Chester Bowles, resigned director of the Office of Economic Stabilization, clears out his desk as he prepares to depart from the capital. He said that he would continue to fight inflation "as a private citizen and a consumer." Robin Hood Flour Contest Open to All With $37,000 worth of "hard-to- gct" merchandise ns prizes, the millers of Robin Hood flour have announced a new contest nny one may enter. No purchase -is required. A brand new 1946 model Buick Roadmaster 4-door sedan will be awarded the person submitting the best entry in a contest to complete, In 25 additional words or less, the sentence "I like Robin Hood Flour because. . .". ^Two othe't 1946 Buick automobiles are to be awarded ns second and third prizes, followed by 25 RCA Victor Radio- Phonographs, 25 Frigidnircs, 25 Bcndix Washers, 25 Frigidairc Home Freezers, 100 Sunbeam Automatic Mixmaslers, 200 Tcmslmas- ter Automatic Toasters, and 250 Wcsttnghouse Adjust-O-Mntlc Irons to complete the list of 653 awards. The contest, now in progress, ends at midnight, August 10, 1940, nnd nil entries must-be postmarked before that deadline. Entries should be mailed to Robin Hood Flour, Greenville, Texns. Official entry blanks are available nt no cost at leading grocery stores, although entries may be written on nny piece of paper. Literary skill, fnncy writing, nnd neatness will not be considered bv the judges, whose decision will be final. Clearness, sincerity, nnd originality will be the basis for udging. Names of the major pri/.e win- icrs will be announced on or about August 27, and .at that time a com-- plete list of winncrds will be avail- nblc on request. Fights Last Night By The Associated Press Baltimore — Clco Everett, 194, 4cw York, outpointed Abel Ccstac, old last April 10. Twelve-year- old Agnes, Arthur, 10, Sarah, 8, Eddie. 6, and Harry, 4 complete the family. Papa Griser is a twin himself, a discharged artny veteran of European service and a boiler house fireman, he admits cheerfully that he sometimes has dificulty making ends meet but all the children iirc plump and rosy-cheeked nnd there's always "lots of inilk on the table." principal source of power for Arkansas was purchased irorn Oklahoma public service companies. o Snake Cultist Dies From Bites in Tennessee Daisy, Tenn., July 15 —(UP) 'he Melville county sheriff's of- ice said today that it would make o attempt to halt snake handling cligious services in this area, al- tiough one of the worshippers was . "ead today from the venom of a ig rattler. j "There is no state law to prevent 1 ' hem from worshiping with snakes r anything else," said an officer. Joe Jackson, 51, of Oltewah, Tenn., died during a week - end meeting only 45 minutes after a our-foot rattler sank its fags into us left hand. 'Oh. Lord, I can't let you down," Fackson moaned as the poison crept through his veins. He was carried from the religious service o the home of a friend nearby where some 25 fellow cultists gathered around him for prayers. No medical aid was summoned. Jackson's death was the second nere in little over nine months as a result of the snake meetings, When the other victim was buried on Sept. 3, 1945, rattlers and copperheads writhed on the open cas- l as ministers of the strange religious sect eulogized the departed's faith. Four Sets of ,ft.;f ,: : Twin's Born to 31-Year-Old Wife Pitcairn, Pa., July J3—(/P)— Papa Arthur Griser, 38, gazed proudly at his fourth set of twins today , looked fondly upon his 31-year-old wife who now has borne 13 children said: "With her it's double or nothing." Mrs. frma Griser had just returned from Braddock General hospital with twin boys the first of identical sex in the family's mutiple sets of children. Other Griser twins arc l)oo re as and Johnny, 5; Dorothy and Robert, 3. and Mary Louise and David Paul, a year Animals Suffering From Effects of Atomic Bomb Kwajalcin, July 15 —(/P) Atomic bprnb violcnc eat Bikini was considerably greater than at first pictured, it was intimated today by an officer who reported that animals which withstood the concussion of the blast blow are "dying like flies." The officer, who visited the highly secret animal ship Burleson, said the animals may appear healthy and have a normal blood count one day and just "drop off the next day." When asked whether the animals would be taken to the United Stales for studies of the effect of radiati9ii, as had been announced, the officer asked in return, "what animals?" The inference was that the studies might all have to be oosl-mor- terns. Amazing pig 311, fished from the waters of the lagoon after the blast, is still alive, an officer reported. Ho said, however, he understood the pig was beginning to show signs of radiation damage, and was being given penicillin and other treatments. Court Docket City Docket Leon Burton, no toil light, forfeited $1.00 cash bond. Robert Dcnrnan, running a red light, forfeited $5.00 casn bond. Robert penman, running u stop sign, forfeited $1.00 cash bond. Tom Payne, discharging lire arms in city limits, forfeited $10.00 cash bond. Robert Loudermilk, forfeited S25 cash bond and served one day in jail. Melvin Purtle, resisting arreU, forfeited $50.00 cash bond. Isaiah Cornelius, drunkenness, plea of guilty, fined $10.00, suspended during good behayio,-. Leo Meeks, speeding, foifeUcd $5.00 cash bond. Robert Domrum, speeding, forfeited $5.00 cash bond. Buford Long, speeding, forfeited $5.00 cash bond. The following forfeited a $10.00 cash bond on a charge of drunkenness: E. E. Maxwell, Willie D. Thomp son, Lesler Lee, Lynn Hickle, Tru man Downs, Lloyd Easl, Melvin .Purlle, Norman Phillips, Perry Woods, Ulysses Palmer. The following forfeiled a $10.00 cash bond on a charge of dislurb- ing the peace: Lesler Lee, Jess C. Givens, Frank Trotter, John Henry McDonald, Ida Baker. Yesterday's Stars By The Associated Press Grady Hatton, Reds — Cloutcc three-run homer lo pace Cinein nati lo a 4-2 victory over Phila delphia. Stan Musial, Cards — Smashcc home run. triple and two single: to pace St. Louis to a 10-4 wii over Brooklyn. Fred Hutchinson, Tigers— Yield ed only two hits as Detroit defeat ed Ihe. New York Yankees, 2-0. Phil Marchildon. Athletics Gave up two safeties as Philadelphia blasted Chicago, 12-0. Poor i,uil— people. James & Moore Cleaners 504 S. Walnut- Phone 48 Superior Cleaning insured Storage Pickup & Delivery Fay James — Lylc Moore 221. Argentina, 10. New York — Joey Varoff, New York, and Ernie Copclaij 145, New York, drew, 8. VALUE « [ QUALITY AND ftUANTITY In Mofollne, retroletim Jolly. IJH Yo» not n uuinLUr of the n««U- ^ r ly doctors domand. Soolblnf for minor bum>—cuti, HMPM. BIG JAR ONLY IOC Harry Segnar, Sr. PLUMBER Contracting and Repairs Phone 382-J 1023 South Main St. EXPERT CAR SERVICE atWYLIE's When your car needs attention, drive in to your Gulf dealer, and let us service it right. WE ARE OPEN 24 HOURS DAILY to Service Your Car • Good Gulf Gasolines and Oils • Expert Wash and Grease • Wrecker Service • Chassis Steam Cleaned • Other Services WYLIE MOTOR (0. Arch 3rd & Walnut Charles Hope, Ark. own reqi deep-down smoking enjoyment• .smoke that smoke off Fine Tobacco— Wood engraving by H, McCormick based upon the original oil painting QUALITY OF PRODUCT IS ESSENTIAL TO CONTINUING SUCCESS Our Daily Bread Sliced Thin by The Editor Alex. H. Washburn Orcn Harris—Okeh Seven-Year Rise in Salaries, Wages Congressman Oren Harris won an emphatic endorsement for his .ffiurth term in yesterday's federal prcieretnial primary. Nearly Complete returns lodav show thai the Sev'cnlh district congressman beat two opponents decisively, eliminating the need for a runoff. .Harris swept ten ot Ihe 11 counties m ihc district, losing omy in Union, where the vote was split between the three candidates, all of whom live in Kl Dorado. Hompstead. his birthplace, and Nevada, where he was educated, Wive him top-flight .majorities. But \tfic (nilh is lhal he swept the whole district. Practically every Hope 47TH YEAR: VOL. 47—MO. 234 Arkansas: Cl*8$ to partly cloudy this aflemoon, tonight and Thursday. Slar ot HODO. 1899: Press. ConrolidateH January 18. 1927 1929. HOPE, ARKANSAS, WEDNESDAY, JULY 17, 1946 body was for him, and we, taking no part in the campaign, can write impersonally that the election shows Mr. Harris to have represented his district long and well in the estimation of his fellow citizens. -c * -K The July Newsletter of Hope Chamber of Commerce carries an uf Clh °o seven years since 1930 ».* Leading Ihc percentage increase In 20f) P r 249 precincts in the Sovis fiiim wanes, with a gain of 1772 lcnl11 District Harris had 10,per cent. Second in the list is Ihc ' 34C voles. Bcnnctl 3.175 and Ger- pay of workers in women's cloth-' 0 "' 4,907. In 177 of 'M!! precincts an increase of' ot " lo fifln district Hays had 7,. r i(!4, Oren Harris Is Renominated to Congress Litllo Rock, July 17 —(/I')— Representatives Orcn Harris of El Dorado, and Braoks Hays of Little Hock, each opposed by Iwo :"ormcr army officers, won rcnominalion in yesterday's Arkansas preferential democratic nrimary on Ihe basis of almost complete unofficial returns. Democratic nomination is tantamount to elcclion Ihis slale. Bolh of Harris' opponents conceded defeat in Ihc closesl of the two races and Hays held bettor than a two-lo-one lead over the combined opposition with the bulk of the vote reported. Only light voting rural precincts had not rc- porlcd. Harris was opposed by Paul Ge- 1 rcn and Bruce Bennett, both of El • nor»do. Havs was opposed by i nomer r. ijerry -Jl ivlaytlowcr. UN Atomic Group Sets to Work on Control Plan By CHARLES A. GRUMICH New YorU, July 17 •-(/!')— A 12- nation atomic committee, including among its membership the Soviet Union which opposed its formation last week, set to work today under instructions to draft a plan for a world atomic control agency. 11 is the United Nation atomic energy commission's "committee no. t U" whose designated task is: _ , ,.„.„ „._._„ „. "lo examine questions assoeiat- trouble at shipyards paralyzed by U.S.Jeep Ambushed, Three Killed or Missing; Trieste Fears More Disorders, Riots By JOSEPH BAICICH Trieste, July 17 —(UP)— Fear of renewed violence gripped riot: marked Trieste today after three American .soldiers were kille'd or wounded in a machine gun ambush and Allied troops were alerted i'or cd the control of atomic ing factories, with llii.l per cent. Both, however, formerly ._. scnted the low-pay brackets. Aver-' usually light. I Berry SIS and Parker 2,-!H8. reprc-! Voting in both districts was crgy activities, including all measures designed to insure the prevention of the use of atomic energy for purposes of destructions ,and other weapons of mass destruction, and also jiicluding subject matters of possible conventions, .sanctions and observance, and to make specific recommendations on said subjects." o Hope !s on Air Transport Survey Flight Fayettcville, Ark. (Special) — Raymond .1. Ellis, President South Central Transport, Inc., Fay- Yesterday's primary was the first held under a 19415 law which separated the slate and federal primaries. The law was designed to races after the U. S. Supreme ape annual farm wages rose from $430 in 1939 to 51,192 today — and women's clothing *workers' pay from $!)!)() to $2.177. Higher-paid I a b o r showed smaller percentage increases, | keep Negroes from voting in state -Aaiigin;:. -as in the ease of rail-i Court ruled lhal :io persons could "oads. from 37.1 per cent to Sli.fl i be prohibited because of color —in an industry whose average pay j from voting in elections involving even in 193!) ranged from $2.284. j federal office. for passenger brakemon, lo $3,(5321 Election officials reported few for passenger engineers. Negroes participated in the elcc- And yet, pondering this large and sustained rise in wages for seven years, the average citizen quickly understands why OPA's effort lo control prices collapsed soon after the war ended. The death of OPA was a trifle early— but inevitable nevertheless. * ¥ * j } By JAMES THRASHER More Stranye Bedfellows Incredible though it seems, Mr. Alfred M. Landon and Mr. Vyach- cslav M. Molotov arc in apparent agreement on one point of international policy. Both are opposed to a decentralized, agrarianicd Germany. Last February Mr. Landon made a speech in which he denounced "thi! iniquitous Morgenthau plan for defeated Germany," which called for decentralized government and an agrarian economy. Now .vMr. Molotov. in presenting Russia's * plan for Germany, naif rejected such a setup,- although he didn't use such blunt words or mention Mr. Morgcnlhau's name. This brief moment of accord may be coincidence, and ono can only guess at the reasons behind it. Mr. Landon may have been thinking only of domestic politics in his denunciation. But he may also have seen in an industrialized and united Germany a buffer against Communist expansion. Mr. Molotov may also view a strong Cor- -j.many as a buffer—though, naturally, against a different sort of encroachment. Russia's shift lo Mr. Landon's way of thinking (if it may be expressed thus) is rather recent. Earlier it appeared that Russia favored ii decentralized Germany. What caused tho change can only be guessed at. Reparations may have something to do with the official Russian policy on Germany. Russia suffered deep economic wounds at the Nazi invaders' hands. They will be slow fj'io heal. C'orl a inly she deserves reparations, and as certainly as she lias iceeivcd some in the large bites ol German territory which she has taken for herself and her close associate, Poland. Yet recently Russia mentioned the sum of $10,()l)0,()0(),0()[) for further reparations. If any such .sum should be Gei many, from Na/.i aggression should demand and hi. 1 awarded comparable .amounts, an industrialized Germany with a large loriegn trade «,;vould be indispensable, oven though such demands would probably be as ruinous to Germany as an agrarian economy. As lor unification, experience thus far seems lo have proved Mr. Landon and Mr. Molotov righl. At least, the zone arrangement of German occupation and control hasn't been .satisfactory— although Russian seems lo have less cause for complaint than the oilier powers. None of the zones has been en- liiel.v self-sufficient. And their V/licrmclic ioslalion, both economic and political, lias been a source ot trouble and expense, at least lo the western Allies. If occupation is to continue over a long per- tion. Sweeps Home Precinct El Dorado, July 17 —(/P)— Rep. Orcn Harris, who won rcnomina- Upn to a fourth term yesterday, didn't miss a vote in his home precinct of Belton, Hempstcad county, his headquarters reported today. He received all 40 voles I polled there, duplicating a :Ccal he natcd six years ago for his first term. fixed for payment by other sufferers iod, seems likely, a centralized administration of tiy is the most Jiient. In" general (and Ihe Russian the whol> coun- loyical arrange- on the surface >, appears sane and reasonable and offers a promising basis of discussion and eventual agrcemcnl. 11 perceives a source ,, yi unrest and danger in an "annihilated" Germany, yet is conscious of the need for inter-Allied policing of German industry. It favors a centralized Germany, yet promises no objection if. at some liiture date, a German stale should decide by plebiscite lo wilh- draw from that centralized government. II sees in inter-Allied control off all German industry a fulfillment ol the Berlin conference decision to Ireiil Germany as an economic whole-- something which needs doing and lias not been done to ."dale. All this emuliasizc'.s the possibility of agreement, no! the man> poihtu of p'JtcntiuI I'onllict. But, at least, the ditlicultiob d:i not look to be totally insoluble at the moment. And fhal. after recent experiences is good nows. Fertile soil produces people with sound bodies and minds, Harris Gets Big Majority inHempstead Congressman Oren Harris earned, every box in Hcmpslcad Counly in yesterday's congressional election giving him ' 1,5(58 votes against 235 for Paul Gercn and 79 for Bruce Bennett, a 2152 overall majority. This figure is on a basis of 31 of 34 prccineLs. Ballols were not cast in t\vo prccincls, Battlefield and Wallaceburg, the latler which has boon eliminated by the central commii- tee. Al 1 p.m. Wednesday 3 pre- cinols, Slcphenson, Tokio ay. 1 Sura- toga were unreportcd at the county clerk's office. On a basis of unofficial reported precincts a tolal of'1880 voles were casl in Ihe county svhich is considerably light but Ihc trend was very decisive. Harris carried every county except Union, most o"i them by large majorities. In 20!) of 24!) precincts in ihc riis- Irict Harris polled 10,340 voles, Bcnnctl 3,175 and Geren 4,907 giving him a majority of 2,254 vole's. (/) r- Hope 1 & IA. Hope 2 Hope 3 Hope 4 Country 5 Country 6 Rocky Mound Sardis Patmos Spring Hill .... Fulton Washington .. Jakajones Ozan Deaneyvillc .. Pinay Grove .. Goodletf . Bingen Belton .. . McCaskill . Friendship Blevins Union Shover Springs Columbus Saratoga DeAnn Beards Chapel Guernsey Crossroads McNab Wallaceburg . Battlefield .. Absentees . Total o I 289 130 87 76 70 40 12 29 26 43 61 57 7 24 19 6 23 41 40 86 21 152 11 20 25 34 45 12 18 34 QJ L<L> O 46 22 16 16 21 2 1 1 3 17 5 5 3 6 0 9 0 4 0 1 5 30 0 4 3 2 4 1 0 0 2 2 0 8 2 10 9 8 2 0 0 0 2 3 0 a strike of 9.0UO workers. The U. S. 98th division announced thai a jeep was ambushed lasl niglil near Largo del Bardo, 14 miles soulh of Goriziao, the road leading inlo Trieste from the northwest. The driver was killed outright, .another soldier was wounded by a bullet, and the third lieutenant, was in- the driverless vehicle ctleville. announced loday Ihe company will run the firsl survey flight over Route Three tenlaively approved by Ark. PSC Thursday, July 18. The SCAT Cessna will leave Lil- tle Rock 094!) Thursday, touch Hot Springs 101!), Arkadelphia 1045, 1122, Texarkana 1150. El Dorado i:i42, Pine Bluff 1435, return Little- Rock 1513. Slops will be five minutes dura- lion except Texarkana for lunch and retucl. On boards will be company crew Pilots Buekncr B. Temple and Harry J. Adams. Possible representatives of the press. There will be no passengers. To Improve Highways in Southwest Little Rock, July —(/I 1 )— The Highsvay Department is spending or has programmed in excess of $150,000 maintenance work in southwest Arkansas :Cor completion before svintcr. Maintenance Engineer R. B. Winfrey reported to- cuiv. Principal projects under way or starting within a few days: •Repair of Magnolia-Wahid road on U. S. 82; Pacching Gurdon - South road, highway 53; Ncsv base and repair of Magnolia-cast road, highway 92; Concrete patching Texarkana- north road, U. S. 07; Heavy maintenance on Garland City-west road on 82; Levelling pavement, U. S. G2 in Clark county; Patching in vicinity of DcQuecn on U. S. 71; Patching and repair of Glcn- svood-MurfrecEboro road on highways 27 and 70. Winfrey said the Magnolia-Walso occupant, jured when crashed. The jeep was ambushed aboul 45 miles south of the spot where two Yugoslav soldiers were killed last Friday nighl in a patrol'clash along the Morgan lino dividi:-..-; vhc Ango-Amcricau and Yugoslav oc- eupalion /ones of Vcnezia Giulia. Tension was increased by nesvs from Belgrade that 50,000 persons demonstrated outside the American and British embassies against the Big Four decision to internationalize Trieste. Dispatches said the dcmonslra- los were well organized. They cried "down wilh imperialism," and carried communist and national flags and banners in a torchlight procession io the embassies. Massed before the British embassy tor 15 minutes, the urowd shouted "Trieste i'or Yugoslavia" and "justice 1 for Trieste." .Regular army soldiers stationed before the embassy joined the demonstration, brandishing clenched fists and yelling "down wilh reactionaries." The manifestation before Jic UlS. embassy tasted only .live minutes. fl was 11:30 p. army jeep was sped Gorizia ong highway and Trieste. m. when the U.S. ambushed as it 55 between Automatic machine gun fire splatlcrc' 1 vehicle, sending it careening 11 ic oul of conlrol wilh the driver dead and another soldier nicked by a bullet. The bullet-wounded soldier and lieutenant who was injured in the crash svcrc taken lo Ihc 8EHh Division hospilal at Undine, west of Gorizia. The yath Division's announcement said the area was being search and palrolcd by units of the division, "but as yet no further details are available." Four days earlier tsvo Yugoslav soldiers svere killed in a patrol clash. The 88lh Division said Sal- urday lhal me Yugoslavs crossed Ihe line inlo the Anglo-American zone. Yugoslav army quarters claimed that the Americans were Ihe border transgressors, and 1'ircd the Cirsl shots. Allied military government .authorities stepped into the strike situation after 9.000 sitdosvn strikers left the San Marco and Montcfal- conc yards. ' The order local police lo enforce svhai svas described as a company lockout by keeping the gales to the yards closed when the workers reported today. Allied forces were ordered to stand by for trouble at the yards. The pro-Italian companies asked the military government to close the yards lo force a shosvdown with Slovene strikers demanding the dismissal of 1,000 Italian workers denounced as strikebreakers. The Slovene workers had lost Isvo weeks of pay during a general strike ai.'d bitlerly opposed the lockout. Bui they refused lo work while Ihe so-called strikebreakers svcre on the job. The firsl violence came when workers al San Marco wrecked tho headquarters of the pro-Italian union within the yards. The united shipyards of ihc Adriatic ordcrqd the lockout. Em- ployes retaliated by taking over the plants in a sitdosvn strike and refusing to leave during working hours excepl to send small groups oul for lunch. /Mr*— Meor| s Associated Press (NEA)—Means NcwsDooer EnteroUsa Ass'n. PRICE 5c COPY Washington, July 17 —(/P)— The White House made public loclay a declaialion from the War Recon- version Advisory board that abandonment of price conlrol will leave the :ialion unprotected "against a dangerous rise in prices in the interval before normal economic forces arc working." "Proper provision should be made to extend Ihc life of OPA ior a period not to exceed one year," the board said in a report to President Truman. It advised lhal Ihis was the unanimous sentiment of the board as embodied in .a resolution adopled ycslerday. The ' board includes agri- port public as committee buckled dos\'ii to representatives of business, culture and labor. The White House made the re- House . ... __ , an cf- fort to work out a compromise measure reviving OPA. A deadlock threat hung over the group. Senator Taft (R-Ohio) told reporters ho svas unwilling to "budge an inch' 'on the nesv bill while President Truman was rep- resenlcd by some democrals as willing to sign Iho measure only if Congress restores ceilings . on meat, eggs and other 'ood products .vhich Ihe Senate voted to exempt South Talks of 40 and 50 Cent Cotton in Fall By NEIL KINCEY New Orleans, July 17 — (IP)— Talk of 40 and 50-cent cotton is being heard throughout the South, since OPA controls apparently are off the market for good, and 35 cents a pound has just been passed for the first lime in more than a score of years. Discussing the crop, which today Senator Burton K. Wheeler is svorth a potential 300,000,0001 fied more than 4,000 votes behirtd more than last June 1, J. E. Me- Leif Erickson. former Montana su- Wheeler Trails in Montana Election • By The Associated Press from controls. The reconversion tion asserted that Try to to uy Harrison, July 17 — (IP) —Mayor E. T. Parker called on Harrison city day officials and civic lo work oul a plan leaders io- .o purcnase Missouri and Arkansas 'railroad properties jiv Ihc • event prese'iil' owners seek lo abandon the system. Railway President Malcolm Putty has announced authority svould be sought to abandon the road if trainmen walk out Friday at l) n.m. to enforce a demand for svagc increases, he contended the road was financially unable to meet ',he increases sought. Parker requcstcd_ a general meeting of community leaders be held soon to discuss purchase of all or a portion of the properties. He expressed the view that local capital could be interested in buying at least the north section of ihe projecl involved plowing up more ilian two miles of old blacktupping at inlervals along Ihe six and one- half mile stretch because 'the base was insufficient lo carry oil field traffic. This strip svill lias'e a new base placed on it and a new asphalt surface svhich eventually svill be scal- coaU-d, Winfrey said. He added that, all svork in progress or scheduled on highway ii2 should DC completed by September. The listed work is being done by the highway department's own crews, Oul Friday ihe commission j industries in vhis Si A. is Harrison's road lo serve area. The M. only railroad. Mcansvhilc, F. J. Grady, deputy president of the Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen, charged Unit "from Putty's excuse of inability lo pay is not sustained by law or by any tribunal. It deals with labor queslions." "The responsibility of closing the road rests upon his shoulders. Mr. Putty is forcing the walkoul because of his lefusal lo comply with tho wage .increases." The trainmen SCOK an 18 1-2 will asyaid contracts on 72 miles of j cents an hour increase in line svith Ir-tuminous seal-coaling work in Hosvard, Hempstcad, Pike and Se- vicr counties on highsvays 27, 7 and 71 . Winfrey said the commission svas contracting for certain types of maintenance work because ihe department did not. have equipment or manpower to handle svorK necessary to be done this summer and toec-p up svilh Ihe routine maintenance D J if* i L Keds Can t No Vote No Vote 28 0 a recent wage niko granted trainmen of other roads. Mistrial Declared When Jury 9s Unable to Agree Harrison, July 17 — (/l'i— With Ihe jury unable to reach a Verdict alter deliberating more than six hours, a mistrial was declared in the firsl degree murder trial of Lullier Roberts, 45, ,-,f Harrison, in Boone circuit court yesterday. Roberts svas charged in connection with the fatal shooting FHj. IG of his snn-in-law, Glenn Sherron, also of Harirson. ClOWorkers Project Meat Buyer's Strike By The Associated Press The CfO United Auto Workers projected a Vnsat buyers strike today, to which they invited the par- ticfpatjon of all America's consumer £10KPS>'>'- ' '• . .-..:.- ; Fighling Ihe climb in living costs, Ihe big labor union svhich helped lo set up the nalon's postwar wage structure sought to mobilize the public against "cxhorbitanl" meal prices. The UAW-CIO, calling .for coop' cration from its own 800,000 members and all other organized labor and consumer groups, ordered ils strike to start today. II is 10 lasl seven days. Worker demonstrations in sev oral cities Tuesday signaled tho starl of the UAW-CIO's nationwide "anti-inflation" campaign. UAW Presdonl Waller P. Rculh er, addressing police -eslir-ialed crowd of 40,000 to 50,000 in Dc- triot's Cadillac Square, called foi the meat buyei's strike in order io restore "reasonable prices" and to "terrorize profiteers." Rculher, charging "reactionary elements" were "hell-bent (or the good old days," said mcp'- was only tho union's first target. He said rents and other ilcms would louow unless prices were brought down by act of Congress or other- Donald. Texas commissioner of agriculture, predicts that the price may soar as high as 50 cents a pound within the next iew months. Another commissioner, Tom Linder of Georgia, comments that "cotton is cheap up to 50 cents a pound." "Keep your eyes open and you'll sec 40-cent cotton within 30 days," Linder predicts. Under, McDona:d and' others in official positions think the price of cotton has been too low for some time, and that Ihe steady rise in prices during recent weeks • will benefit the farmer economically. Paving Project 1:30 p.m. bids by the Board of board's resolu- the unanimous sentiment developed after "months of discussion and consideration, and despile widely varying viewpoints and differences of opinion" in Ihe past. By FRANCIS M. LE MAY Washington. July 17 — (/P;— A deadlock threat plagued 'administration efforts to strike a bargain on OPA today. President Truman was reported willing to sign the Senate's revival bill, provided Congress restores price ceilngs on meal, eggs, bul- ler and other foods. But Senator Taft (R-OhoJ. who bore the brunt of Mr. Truman's criticism in the previous OPA veto, lold a reporter he is unwilling to budge an inch on the new bill which the president has said "couldn't be any worse." "Of course the pr«sidcnt would sign the bill if we put such things as meat, eggs and bultar back under coinrois," Taft said. "I have no desire to compromise the bill. If the president wants to veto it, then let him veto it." To whiclf^Ofeirmarr'Sperice ''( Ky) ol the House Bankng Committee replied: "If [he Senate stands pat we will have no OPA. They have got lo give in if we are going lo have any price controls." This was tnc situation as the 14 inomber Senate-House conference committee, of which Tafl and Spence are members, began its compromise task. Meanwhile, just in case OPA is revived, the Senate voted lo cut its operating funds by 50,000,000 and slapped a ban on use of any of the money for price control "propaganda." Senator Ball (R-Minn) said the "propaganda" rider was inserted because OPA officials had used agency funds lo "put the heat on Congress." Tnt douse voted OPA $106,000,000. The Senate trimmed the bill lo $56,000,000. House members of the con- feienco committee were expected to propose to ihe Senate members today that they cut iroin the revival Dill all amendments banning future price ceilings on meat, wise reduced. UAW - sponsored rallies took place in Cleveland, Chicago and other cities in the union's "save Ihe OPA" drive. Congress was urged to restore price control and consumers to restrict their buying lo "most urgent necessities." i!""; , , , , Placards carried by dcmonstra-1 ', , Ulld , democratic leaders that if tors said "a price increase is j, 'ho food exemption amendments wage cut" and "we're not buying i w '''' 0 . stricken he would sign the poultry, eggs, butler, cheese, milk or other dairy products, cottonseed, soybean.';, grain, livestock or poultry i'eed and tobacco; also petroleum, so long as supply meets domestic demands. Word was circulated on capitol however, that Mr. Truman a and till prices stop flying." Attendance at the affairs foil below unionists' pre-rally estimates, but UAW officials said they were satisfied with the turnouts. MAN SERIOUSLY STABBED Harrison. July 17 — (/l'i—- Kenneth Thomas, 27, of near Omaha, Ark., was in a Harrison hospital today suffering from stab wound's received near his home last night. His condition was described as "serious." Senate bill, notwithstanding any other objections. The While House ilself was silent. •rings 1566 235 79 Opposition Gets Officials on Election Board The ilral op- | Hoi Springs. July 17 — i/Pi Garland counly democratic c-.'i «-oir.m-.llee awarded the slate poking the cishy-cuunty administr'i- jiun ono clerk and one judge <or each precinct her al Ihis siim- inr's primaris. It you know Ihe fertility ol the soil of a given community, then resourceful you know the kind of people to be I found ui that community. Frankfurt, Germany. July 17 — i/l'l — Russian authorities have told Ihe United States army thai o | two United Stales officers who ° ' supposedly disappeared into the Russian /one of Berlin recently cannot be located. It was announced hero officially today. The missing men are C'apl. Harold Cobin of N-'w York Cily and Newark N. J., and LI. George 1 Wyall of Oklahoma City. They | were lasl seen on July a train for Oranicnburg, a Russian provisi<;-ml headquarters -0 miles north ol Berlin. The Russians yesterday .released two o t li e r missing Americans, Warrant Officer and Mrs. Samuel L. Harrison, and the Americans released three Russians, two of them army officers, who .had been held on suspicion of espionage. An army pulhic relations officer said the Russians had assorted lhal llr.'.v "luive been unable to locale 1 Cobin and Wyalt ,jnd ihut lo the best uC their knowledge Ihcy are not being held in the Rutsiaii zone.' in's Divided on Gambcs's Ability as Conductor But Admit He Is Scooter Demon By JOHN P. MCKNIGHT (For HAL BOYLE) Rome, July 17 — ifi'i— Italian mu- •1 boarding, sic critics may be divided over Pi- eiliuu Gamba's ability as ;i 01 i.v conductor, but 'there FKUIT CROP FORECASTS Little Rock, July 17 --i/l-'i-- The Agncultuip . Department';-- 'fruil crop bulletin for July Iorceas.ts a 704.000 buuhcl commercial apple crop, is 2.ti801.00'J-l.-ushel peach crop question that the nine-year-old is a demon with a ".scooter." Seeing him speeding up and clown the sidewalk before his .home on Koine's Bellumo .street, no one would imagine that this 'ad had conducted a symphony concert at the Royal Oper-i House — lending Ihc Hfj-man orchc:,! r:i in ihc "Sin- Ionia" from Vcrdi'.s Opera ".i'oiv.a l.iel l)estii:,j." Beolhowi-ii's Kirsl Symphony, the Overture jf AUmci- nelli's "t'leopi'lra." The Prc!ie-.- to Aci I of Verdi'a "Traviala,' .he Imci me/..'.'j i'rom MaM-agni s "V.'jl- lian- Ralt-liff." ihe interlude between acts 111 and IV of Bi::•.-, I'j "Caniv.'ii." .;md Ihe ' .'riiiiloni.V hum lius-tini's "\\iiliam Toll" The slender, blop.-l greenish- eyed lad who packed l'iic opera 'louse al Die reason'. 1 - .highei.1 \vjn- reach first for the funnies. Al home lie ads like a 'line-ycai-- old — driving his stepmother , "frantic," sue says, "trying \o ;ymph- [keep up with him," and "tryiiig to«' in Js .10 i keep his hands clean." iThe'hands, i $1 "rom mi- and a 10,400-ton peach narvesl for | eei I prices, is a boy Arkansas ibis year, -o- and niu Betlcr farms—better living. sieal phenomenon second. Put a . symphony score and a comic strip before him and he'll probably lad i incidentally, are calluscd 'ing that scooter i. Pap Pir-ro Gamba - who fiddles with a fiddle for um-has a hard task keeping Picrino at iiis daily practice stint o fthrec hours at the piano. "It is too easy for him," the father complains. "He gris it all too ijuickly. and wants ;.-j ;;>'t outside and plav with tho other kids." Piormo's concert performance. i which bow I'.-d over a majority <-i i the audience, did not depruc ,he ; critics uf their fhcullici. None i found flaws in Ihc music as it AXIS Vlaycd, out moot hesitated i'j u:;e i the term prodigy in the sense ihut it used tor Mo/art. Pierino':-. p-jr- foiinauee, one or two said, smacked loo much of a well-rehearsed trick. Pierino handles rehearsals like a veteran and lias no hesilancv in Chicago, July 17 —(/l'i— Against strong resistance which affected lower grades of beef animals, a new price pinnacle was sol Ior prime cattle today al union slock- yards $20.25 a hundred pounds foi 1 Iowa fed steers weighing aboul 1,40(1 pounds average. Lower grade steers and other .slaughter cattle declined 25 to 50 cents from y.-stcrday's marks Hoy prices al.su vaulted to u ne>v modern record price of $22.0(1 at Jiiid-.seSM-jii sifter 'riving broken through yesterday's lew roof in early sales al $21.50. Reaction set then, however, and most of the jM.'jl) 1-j $2.00 advance evaporated m later sales. The tup price yesterday was .S20.0U. On J.tily 5 the market top dropped lu !;iJ5.25, but since then the rise lias been almost uninler- nij:eed tmeil now it is S6.6"i a hundred pounds over die .former OPA pi-ice ceiling. At 12 leading markets hog rc- ceipb, were 91.900 today, compared with IJ.'j. H!l a week a en. and 38,45-1 ,1 ,\ear ago. The same markets vieirtr.-i 7-i.lUO heud of cattle to- da\-, i'u>iH<;,rcd with ,'jU.OSU a wecl. .-go, and ••."j.'JliO a yuiii ago. MORE -A'HLFARt: GLIENTti l.illlo Ruck, July IV -(.-p)— The ^'alo \Vcl!:-irc Dcuartment 'ias 1.812 more clients tliis month than in July of 1U4.J out iiL, appropriation is tiuliiciei-.i to cjn-y the load until the 1947 legislature makes additional grams. Commissioner Ted R hallint; the orchestra to explain, in Christy reported after a meeting of Continued on Pa^e Three ihe welfare board yesterday. Yesterday at were received „ .... „ Public Affairs of Ihe Cily of Hope al cily hall for paving Soulh Wal- lul Slreel lo Sixlh Slrecl and West to connect with Main Sreet and the paving of alleys in the business scclion. The following bids were received: Mcars Construction Co. of Occola, Ark., $43,298. B. W. Edwards Conslurclion Co. of Hope, $38,620.27. Ben M. Hogan Construction Co. of Litlle Rock, $37,208.10. These bids arc held pending fur- Iher study by the board before a contract is let. In a regular meeting of the City Council last night an audit report on the. Walcr and Lighl Planl and Ihe City of Hooe books was presented to the group by McDuffie, Currie & Co., of Little Rock. There was no action taken regarding rcc ommendations in the audit. The salary of W. F. Camp, street department- employe was raised by Ihe council cffcclive July 1. An ordinance was passed prohibiting service stations from dumping used oils into streets or yards around Iheir properly. o : RedheqdTells of Phoning May's Office By JOHN W. HENDERSON Washington, July 17—(/P) Pretty red-haired, Jean Bates testified io day thai as a secrelary for a mid- wcsl munitions combine now under war profits investigation she handled frequent telephone calls from Rep. May (D-Ky) and "on several occasions" from the office of Senator Barklcy D-Ky). Mrs. Bales lold her slory to the Senate War Investigaling Com- millec in its inquiry of Ihe war- lime operations of a group of companies in which the Garsson brothers, Henry and Murray, were active. She said that "two or three times" a week the Washington office of Ihe combine gol calls from Rep. May, chairman of Ihc House military committee. Tho calls from Berkley's office, Mrs. Bales added, came from a woman she believed to be the secretary of Ihc senate majority leader. Mrs. Bates did not know, she said, whether Barklcy himself took part in tnc telephone conversations. Today's mention was the first lime that Barklcy's name has come into the committee's public hearings. Mrs. Bates named six congressional offices which she said either had called or Jiad been called by Joseph Freeman, sales agent i'or the munitions makers. She named the offices as those of: Senator Barklcy. House Majority Leader McCo;-- mack (D-Massl. Rep. May. Rep. Sabalh D-II1) chairman of the House Rules Committee. Former Rep. Dickstein (D-NY), then chairman of the House Immigration Committee. Senator Capehart (R-Ind). Mrs. Bales lold Ihc comillec that Freeman would call Sabath "maybe once a week," and that Sabalh called Freeman "a couple of limes." She said she had called Sabath's office as well as May's in searching for Freeman by telephone. She teslified she had called Sena- lor Capchart once for Freeman and lelephoncd Dickslein "quite frequently — maybe twice a month." She added that Dickstein called her office "several times." In saying she had answered telephone calls from the office of Barkley "quite a few times." Mrs. Bates teslified she believed the caller was a Mrs. Chance whom she thought was Barkley's secretary. (One of the companies in tiic combine is; the Batavia Metal Products Co. On July 3. David M. Barkley, son of the senator said, at Batavia, 111., he had bee:; with this company in sales V.'OIK since December and planned lo resign soon. Young Barklcy, formerly a m-->i- jor in the Army Air Forces, said he took the job as "a straight business proposition" and his resignation had "nothing to do with the Senate investigation.") Mis. Bates testified that among army officers who had telephoned Continued on Page Three preme court .justice, in returns today (Wednesday) from the Democratic primary which he had hoped would give him nomination ior a fifth term. The 40-year-old Erickson jumped into a lead in the urban areas last night and increased it steadily as counting proceeded. Backers of Wheeler, who differed often with New Deal foreign and domestic policies but received a lelping hand from President Truman in the late stages of his campaign, still hoped he would forge ahead in the late-reporting small own and rural districls. In 629 precincts of the state's 1,156, Erickson had 35, 840 voles, Wheeler 31,410. The race diverted national interest from three other primaries yesterday in Arizona, Arkansas and Wyoming, which resulted n the rcnomination of all incum- benl Congress members eking reelection. Erickson, who Hammered at Wheeler as a pre-Pearl Harbor isolationist and declared he had a bias against organized labor, was backed bv the CIO-PAC, Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen, Senator James E. Murray (D-Mont) and the late Presidenl Franklin D. Roosevell's son James. Erickson ran up most of his lead yesterday in Wheeler's home town and longtime political stronghold, heavily unionized Butle, despile letters by President Truman and John L. Lewis, president of the AFL United Mine workers, defending Wheeler's labor record. Today Georgia Democrat selected nominees for governor and len Congress seals in a primary which saw Negroes and 18-year- olds vote for the firsl lime. FBI agenl John F. Trost'-said in' Allanla the Deparlment of Justice' had ordered that the balloting be watched to protect the rights of Negroes to vote in accordance with a ruling by the supreme court, of the United States. Candidates in the red-hot race for governor were Eugeng Tal- - madge, trying to inake a comeback and win the statehouse chair for the fourth time 'James V. Car- rnichael, 36-year-6ld tormer slate legislalor backed by 'Gov. Ellis Arnall; former Gov. E. D .Rivers and ex-soldier Hoke O'Kelley. Talmadge campaigned' on a '-'•white su/irenlacy." .platform and.,* warned "wise" Negroes ; 46 stayl- away from the polls. Yesterday's primary results in brief: Arizona — Senator Ernest W. McFarland, Reps. John R. Murdock and Richard F. Harless and Gov. Sidney P. -Osborn all Democrats, renominated easily. Wyoming — Senator Joseph C. O'Mahoney, Gov. Lester C. Hunt and Rep. Frank A. Barrett unopposed for democratic renomina- tion. Earl Wright, stale treasurer, led former Gov. Nels H. Smith in the Republican primary for nomination ior governor. • Arkansas —Reps. Oren Harris^ and Brooks Hays won democratic renomination, each defeating two former army officers. Montana — Rep. Mike Mansfield (Dt renominaled over lone oppo- nenl; Rep. Wesley A. D'Ewart Rep. unopposed. •o iram Calls for Many New Projects Little Rock, July 17 — \K\— The 1947 fiscal year stale road construction program now includes $2,173,000 in projects which will be supplemented in early meetings of the highway commission, Highway Department atlaches disclosed today. These projects were placed on the program at the commission's last meeting by a unanimous resolution, minutes of the commission's June 28 meeting showed. No announcement was made by the commission of this work following lhal session. The primary program calls for $400,000 construction on the Pig- goll-Missouri line road of U. S. 62 in Clay county; 200,000 additional allocation of federal funds for the, Memphis bridge; $000.000 work on the Sluttgarl-Wabbaseka road on. U.S. 79 in Jefferson and Arkansas counties; and $100,000 construction on U.S. 81, the Hamburg-South road, in Ashley county. The secondary program calls ior $400,000 development from Norfork dam to Calico Rock on stale No. 5 in Baxler and Izard counties: $280.000 on the Ola-Dardanelle road on State No. 7 in Yell county; 50.000 on Ncwoori-south road on slale No. 17 in Jackson countty; $(jO.OOO on Lonoke-Kngland road of slale 30 and 175,000 on the Dermotl- Jerome road of stale 165 in Chicol; and Drew counties. This program also calls for 4,000 expenditures each for rail crossing-flashing lights at Hazcn and Gentry. Pulaski to Probe Juvenile Delinquency Lilllc Hock, July !Y —(Ti— J. Cm-ran Con way was named yesterday by the PulasXi county grand jury lo hcud a committee on juvenile delinquency control ia Greater Little Rod;. CAPITAL POUIO INCREASES Little H'ock. July 17 —(/P)—Greater Little Rock's infantile paralysis toll stood at 5 loday ''ollowing report of three new eases here, an adult and two children.
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