Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on July 18, 1946 · Page 4
Get access to this page with a Free Trial

Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas · Page 4

Publication:
Location:
Hope, Arkansas
Issue Date:
Thursday, July 18, 1946
Page:
Page 4
Start Free Trial
Cancel

n J ft 1 4 3 C ? V>-3 31 Poge Four HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Former Asylum searcers Thursday, July 18, 1946 Freedom's Flag Rises in Pacific Wynne. July 18 — (UPl — A former insane asylum patient who appatentl} fe.us iKturning to the state hosnital eluded neighbors and officers 101 tho 20th day today in the largest manhunt ever seen in Cioss count} if4 Snvth. ctO. left home June 29. His parents. Mi <md Mrs. Frank Snutn, s>aid he presumably overhead ihem discussing his draft stat- u&t 8nci believed he was about to be returned to the asylum at Ben- SOn, Ark , \\here he was a patient fiSf Six months once before. "Ifa was kicked in the head by a hi>rse when he \\,?s Io, Mrs. Smith Now Available Plumbing and Heating Phone 259 IT'S .REALLY SERIOUS! The worldwide shortage of fats and oils to make soaps is desperate. We've got to depend on used fats from your kitchen, Mrs. jfiousewife! It's the only extra source we have . . . MORE USED FATS are needed! So get back in the habit of scraping and skimming. Tell your neighbor to do the same. Every drop is needed for soap and other peacetime goods SU MORE ^ Filipinos stand bareheaded in a pouring July Fourth rain as Old Glory makes way for the new flag of the Republic of the Philippines at ceremonies in Manila marking the independence o£ the islands. Ambassador Paul V. McNutt, former U. S. High Commissioner to the Philippines, lowers the Stars and Stripes in tha presence of U. S. and Philippines notables. said, and dropped out of school She said he was an "above-average student in the seventh grade when he was injured and became mentally deranged." Although Mrs. Smith has begun to despair of finding her son, it is believed he continues to hide out in the woods near ther home and grubs for food at his own house a', night. Searchers who have only seen him five times during the 20 days, say he is "as fast as greased lightning' 'and that bloodhounds have been fagged out after picking up his scent and giving chase. .Hundreds of persons have been in the posse at various times. And as word of Ira's disappearance spreads, more come from miles around "to join in the human hunt. The speeding youth "ran those hounds so fast and through so dcrn many bushes and briar that they couldn't even bark when they t:ave out," one searcher reported. Mrs. Thelma McKnight, woman sheriff of Cross county, opened the search for Ira five days after he disappeared. Lieut. Carroll (Bulli Durham of the state police iorce has since taken over the party. "If they don't catch Ira before long," one farmer said, "we're gonna starve around here. Can't get nobody to work and politicians are as thick as flies." o Slayer Should Have Waited for Natural Death El Cerrito, Calif., July 13 — (fP) — Only a matter of months, an autopsy surgeon said, and Charles McDonald, 48, probably would have died a natural death had he not been bludgeoned fatally last week. George D. Webb, 41-year-old jog- less pottery worker, accused of murdering McDonald in a rivalry for McDonald's wife's affections, heard day. Sanity Test to De Given Farmer Who Killed Wife ' Mountain Home, July 18 — (fP> — Deputy Prosecutor Ernie Wright has announced he will seek a court order authorizing sanity tests at the State Hospital for Leon A. Merrow, 55-year-old farmer charged with first degree murder of his wife. Vadah, 52. Mrs. Merrow has been missing since June 9, .and the state allei.-cs that human remains, buttons, a dental plate and four teeth which wcie found in ashes of a log fire near the Merrow's farm home in the vicinity of Mountain Home were hers. Wright said he would seek Merrow's commitment to the state hospital on the theory that the defense would enter a plea of insanity when the farmer is brought to trial. Merrow has denied the slaying put has admitted burning " the logs. Applications for Building in State Are Approved Little Rock, July 18 — (IP)— The Civilian , Production Administration's constructon committee has approved 20 applications for building and repair work in Arkansas at a total esumated cost of $158,259 The projects included: Griffin - Leggett funeral home, Little Rock, alteration and repair, Here's Score on Regulations By JAMES MARLOW Washington, July 18 —(/Pj—Here's the score on the new draft set-up. Selective Service has made it tight and tough. 1. Draft boards will start calling men again Sept. 1. (Sept. 1 is the end of the two-1 ; month draft-holiday. No men were drafted in July or August.* Those drafted will be 19 through 29. (Since May 15 no youths Under 20 had been drafted. This wceK President Truman told draft boards to take men 19 through 29.) 3. Youths still in high school can get deferred. Not so college youths. If called, they won't be allowed to finish out a quarter or semester, unless their draft boards make some special exceptions in individual coses. 4. Fathers will not be drafted, n.or will men considered extreme hardship cases. But — a man will not bo deferred because of dependents. 5. Every man in the 19-29 age group who now has an occupational deferment will be re-examined. The rule here is very tough. Selective Service told the boards not to defer anyone unless he if "indispensable and irreplaceable to the national existence." . (This means that almost no one now will have an occupation thai can DC considered deferrable. I 6. But farm workers still will get the same special consideration — for deferment — that thev got through the war. A special section of the. draft law provides ioi them. (Which means: Determent fo' farm workers undoubtedly will be Ear greater than .fnr any other kind of work in this country.) 7. Draft boards will review tin- cases of men 19 through 29 wnr have been found physically unfii ior military service. (Which means: Snmo men lou excused from military service be cause of poor physical coMitior will find themselves drafted, j doctors think they've improved enough to fit requirements i. 8. There's no quota svstcm basec on age. For instance: Draft boards, will take whom they can in the group 19-29, and >iot try to pick goes into the water the same as the entire energy goes into the air Iron i an air burst. Hut not nearly {ill the atomic energy gets into the water at Bikini. Tne exact percentage is both a military secret and a matter of scientific controversy. II. ill' of the Nuclear Fission power in the underwater* blast may go into the wnter. That will be fiinuyh .for nil entirely un|.ircce- denied snouk. Furthermore, it. is possible that the underwater bomb may be more efficient than the air bomb. The second bomb can possibly explode with the lorce of "1,000 ions of T. N. T. This shock, passing through the water, does not stop when it hits the coral. It merely enters ihe coral and doubles its speed. Official estimates arc that the shock may tear a hole in the coral 50 feet deep directly below ihe underwater bomb. Coral, because it is full of holes, will rob this shock of some of its crushing force. Nevertheless, ihe shock is expected to hit the rock top of the submarine mountain on which the atoll stands. That mountain top is estimated to be very sturdy. It appears io be table-top in shape, 20 miles by U), and to be made of rock about Li,.101) .feet thick. If these estimates are right, the mountain top is a capstone in which the atomic bomb shock may i '.veil be expected to die without ; Uirther damage. I NEW YORK COTTON New York, July IK — (/!') — Cot IB.OO. toil futures advanced almost Hie Cattle. daily permissible trading limit of 01 ally dull and' very litil i-doni- i>;i a bale in an active- market to- | bids unevenly and in nianv ..... day. Tiade buying was stimulated by sentiment that the price ' control will be modified or abandoned, a gon- wilh and commiiiL-iio.i hoii.s stances ''shiirpy lV>w > er"lhan"wi.'diH > s- 1 " !1 'ion ......... '-'-••' ' ........... '•-- day; lew good steers barely steady at 10.50-22. 00 on shipper acc'i'.mts; -- -- ................ ..... few odd lots medium and good favorable June cotton consumption i heifers and mixed qcarlings 1 1. OHIO. 50; cows practically nl standstill; few deals around 50 lower on bulls; good bed kinds around vealrrs 1.0!) lower; choice ; medium ;ind good miiuil range slaugh- report, and renewed British inquiry for American cotton. While the market reacted at times under the weight of profit taking and hedi;- i Ki.Ofi; ,,.-„,,-,„ ing, the general trend was upward ! mostly HO.uo'; with prices reaching new 2;i year | 15.50-bi.riO: no'i h'S' 1s - I tor steers' lu.OO-li.'Ulli; slaughter Late afternoon prices wcrcSli 95 i heifers 11.50-1M.OO: stocker and Oct sh'.iiS,'"- ' 121.00; J21.5U just so many of one age. of another. 9. Draft boards will drafting war veterans if have not served outside States and had less so many eonsidei la i they he United than six Vvaitnour-Flake Co., Little Rock store 'ind or.ice building, $35,000; E. C. Shelly, North Little Rock retail store building, $5,000; Claude B. Jelks, Jonesboro, construction of auto sales i ice building, $25,000; W. C. Jumper, Conway, retail months military service. (Which means : If a man served less than six months, but served them in the United States .a»d was then discharged, his draft board may draft him again. (If a man had "been in ihe service only 2 clays or 2 months or any length of time less than >j month's but had been on duty only as :"ar as three miles outside the continental limits of the U. S., lic- wouldn't be drafted..) Some misunderstanding may have occurred because, while Selective Service was tightening up to get more men. the army suspended the enlistment of Negroes. This did not mean that the army was getting so many volunteer's that it really wouldn't need nnv draftees. It meant only this: So many Negroes were enlisting that — unless this was stopped :.'or a while •— ths proportion of Negroes to white men in the would be greater than the wants. About 140,000 Negroes have enlisted since last fall. Which means- One out of every five recruits has However, the outer sides of the joral atoll may be wrecked, at east in a space a few miles xrom he center of the explosion. As \he uiock wave passes seaward hrough the coral it will come to !ie water on the ocean side. The shock will not stop, but will :nti:r the ocean. At that point the shock wave will slow down trom '.wo miles n second to under one mile. This abrupt slow-down may ear losse some coral and also is expected to send century-old de- ;osits on the outer slopes of the atoll sliding down deep under the vater. Jf enough of these deposits go lown. scientists predict the slide vill cause a small vidal wav Hiey insist such a wave will be :iarmcless. o — Had you ever thought that it 's man s plow that has made the waters of our rivers thick with 'mid, afternoon t o $4.90 a bale higher. Dee 35.79. Mch 35.82. In a late covering movement ihe cotton market reached now high ground for the clay with October. December 194G deliveries and March, July 1947 deliveries rc'.ich- ing tht daily permissible limit of $5 a bale. Futures closed $4.00 to $5 a bale higher. •Oct high 35.05 — low 34.90 — last 35.(i5 up 101) °«B h H 8h ,m 35 inn ~ low as - 04 - |asl !iy ""l ""'""''i «"•« MafhighVS" - low 34.77 i-any forenoon gains • 35.45 up "9 Oats displayed resistance to the downturn, frequently rising above yesterday's close on short-covering by local traders. These rallies quickly dried up nnd prices dropped hack to show little change from the preceding session's linisn. Cash prices .generally were steady to a little lower. No. 2ycl- low corn sold at $2.21 to $2.23. This compared with a peak of 2.29 last Tuesday, highest point sUicc termi-| nation of the OI J A. Final prices on corn were 2 2 5-tl lower, January $1,01, while oals wore off 3-S —I ceht, July 31 1-4. There was no trade in barley. Wheat was one to three cents higher today; bookings 40,000 bushels; receipts lit!) cars. Corn was unchanged to two cents lower; bookings 19. r >,000 bushels; receipts 13(i cars. Oats were firm on choice grades but weaker on off grades; bookings 90,000 bushels; receipts 192 !»»*SiWS«W$«ffiS^'!5^^ ' I Thursday, July 18, 1946 Camden Man Handles Sale of War Surplus HOPE STAR, HOP nilcs feeder steers 11.00-17.50. lu " c; "'- s j wc S i!r, P o ,,S ™ lowel «i C p'l NEW n ORLEA8s S 01 "™ , ^ pers and butchers: earlv sales!, New Orleans July 1(1 -(/]>) -Cot- good and choice spring hmibs 20.00-1 ton f'-'!i"'cs advanced the limit of sorted iJly high 34.7G — low 33.90 — 34.70 up 100 Oct high 33.25 — Iow32 40—last 33.22N up 92 Middling spot 30.25N, up 9R. N-nominal. POULTR Y& PRODUCE Chicago, July IK- i/li—Buttr, im- leaving behind soil? Stop soil acres of barren sub- stop erosion. settled: receipts 50U.777; :)3 score AA 71.5; 92 A 09.75; 90 B (JO; C (ill; Cars 92 score A 70-70.5: 90 B ffi).!i; S9 C G8.25. Eggs, weal;; receipts 14,338: dirties 2f!.. r i-29.5; checks 27.5-29; others unchanged. Live poiilliy: h e ,i's s I e a d v, chiclu-ns firmed; r e c n i p t s 21 trucks, 1 car; oriee.s unchanged. ST. LOUIS LIVESTOCX National tockyards, 111., July IB —(.•'I') —Hogs, 9,000: marl;?! slow; barrows and gilts over 170 Ibs 1.50 to 2.0 Olower; lighter weights li.OO- 2.50 lower; sows mostly 1.50 '. uver; bulk good and choice" 180-30 I lh(. 19.25-50; early sales 19.75-20.00; iOp 20.00; few 325 Ibs up 1900' ••'(< 100-1GO Ibs 18.00 ; sows la;T'!>- part deck closely others >iot establish NEW YORK STOCKS New York, July It; — I./TI — The, stock market was moderately sue-1 I cossful at Ihe start of today's sns-j ! sion in extending Wednesdays' ral-i timid and ! .•re cut or j transferred into losses «t Ihe close, j Bogh bids and offers were Ji<;',it \ fiom the start although si/able; biicks ol low-quoted issues aided j volume which dwindled Io around j HOO.OOO shares for tile full proceed-! ings. While: assorted advances of, a point or so worj in evidence < when the Jinal gong rang, mimor- ! ous leaders failed to shake off! doi-lip.es. 100 points for one session hero today on a tremendous demand closing prices were strong, $5.00* a bale higher. Oct. high 35.69 — Io \v35.00 — close 35.ii9B up 100. Dee. high 35.83 — low 35.10 — close 35.ft3B up 100. Mich high 35.(i(! — low 35.03 — close Mii.fiHU up 100. May hi|*n 35.40 — low 34.RO — close- :!5.4'JB up 100. } Jly high 34.90 — low 34.25 — close 34.PU up 100. B-bid. Spot cotton closed steady $5.00 a bale higher. Sales MS; .low middlini: o(l.,'!5: middling 35.(iO; good middling 30.00; receipts 2,203; stock 2(52,307. o less than s of the IH U. Col. 10. l.v of Camden, tor of Die oi'Jic after t '-•'! against tin Mi'i.aughliii, former- Ark., pi-ess direc- ol tne Foreign Li- 111 for $fi.K«o,ooo.ooo . All surplus in Britain mid Krtince, except some nit-urn ft !>nd nnvnl equipment, inulucllnc ships, hns been sold or coniinilted .'ind the iictunl pliyslunl trnnsl'er jn the United Kingdom to Brilisn custody is !!f! per cent complete. Plnns :'or immodiiite trunsfer io .Krntv.'c ;iow iire iHMiii! iirrnnKCcl by ihc Frencn K'wenimeril, the U. 3. Army and OFLC iifiiciiils, Col. MfLaughlln sitid. Alter ;t relatively slow start', Col. McLiuighlin reports, eonsidernble progress hns been nindu in disposal of surplus to the French in the past several months. "We have sold everything in France to the French •- vhat :'s nil surplus and everything to be declared surplus, including all our '"''"'esls in ports, camps and .so ""•" Cnl - McLnughlin Ah, to Be a Penguin—Now That Summer's v N S A S Page Fiv« Jo Hottest lover in Lr ; oi:- , . ,.„„<.,, rep/jrled l""-"..? 01 - McLmighlin .said. "Ml of information prepared e-n-ci'iliv ll wl " nl " wo " over !l '''Ilion dol- newspaper. '- y | lars in original cost. The deal was wm? l 'h ftu ; ljillls ! llin - wh " >' us bpt> " wiln Headquarters of •;!,<• Conlnl 1'ield Commissioner ,'or Kin-one J-in is since .last summer, served loi hree years on Lt. Gen. John [,", i"; ft.™.. 1 ub ll!: %>««°ns Staff lions me FINDERS KEEPERS? , Resistant were l?elh"lehcm. Pasadena, Calif.. July 17 —(/P)— Goodyear, gkgxh qekmrn, Tape Ruth Farley, stepping" on a .side- Chesapeake Ohio. Dti .V'ont, I walk scale'to weigh, hit the jack- I'helps Dcdgo. Anaconda and j pet when she inserted her penny/» Sears Uoebnrk. l.agga'-ds includ- > and the machine coughed 200 coin's^-' "ill her. The, store proprietor rushed out to sweep up the pennies and as- •ol. Chri-sler. Union ' il NiirthiM-n. 13alti-j Uniled Aircraft and i ed U. S. St Carbide. Ore more & Ohio. Kennecolt. Scattered rail bonds harden GRAIN AND PROVISIONS Chicago. July IH i/Pi— Fears of I sured Miss F.arley it was not one of I nose weighing machines which also gives you your "fortune". !'>v Dusak, Cards — clouted a p''.<;e roll-back, heavy marKeting i three-run ninth inning pinch - hit f.! livestock and a sharp break in j home run to enable Cards to cle- hii'; (]untatioiis combined an easier price trend in dfy. Losses wen- not large and activity was on a rediio"d scale pond- outcome of Ihe Ol'A battle. ! o create; feat Brooklyn, 5-4. corn to-! Vern Stephens and Al Zarilj-.i, Browns — rapped out four hits apiece to lead St. Louis to u 7-lf triumph over Washington. army •army 1 the medical report yester- i store building, $6,000; J. S. Kootney, Hot Springs, med- been a Negro. But the proportion of Negroes to whites in this country is about 1 to 10. The army wants to keep the proportion 01 Negroes in the service at 1 to 10. So, except for some serv-| Negro specialists, the army has suspended the enlistment o"f groes for a whue. A coroner's jury found that Webb killed McDonald after dragging him out of bed and onto the iront lawn of the McDonald 'home early Saturday morning. Dr. W. L. Thompson, autopsy surgeon, said: "It is interesting to note that had this man not received these injuries, he probably would have lived only a matter of months, because of a coronary condition." o China Coast Is Battered by Typhoon ical centsr, :J5,000: B. E. Silliman, Camden, grocery and market, $10,000; and, Gillman school district no. 47 vocational building, $6,500. o Railroad Strike Postponed on M&A Line Harrison, July 13 — (/Pj— A scheduled strike of Missouri and Arkansas railway trainmen tomorrow has been postponed indefinitely, and the union's demands for wage increases will be discussed next week at conferences attended by a national mediation board rcp- iesentative.. Malcolm Putty, M. A. president, has said the company would seek to abandon its line if the U-ainrncn walked out, contending •:hat the railway could not afford to increase wages. F J. Grady, deputy president of the Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen announced postponement of the strike after Putty received a wire from the mediation board that a mediator would be in Harrison this weekend. Unless we conserve our soil, pos-, '--nlv will suffer the ills and woes j of an impoverished land. treason will frighten many of the investigators' colleagues into supporting the weakening and generally unpopulated fight for military control of atomic energy. Ryudang, July 13 — (/Pj— Winds which reached a maximum velocity of 102 miles an hour battered Hong Kong today as a typhoon swept the China coast, endangering snipping and damaging communications. The royal naval observatory reported at 5 p.m. 12 a.m. C.S.T.) that the brunt of the storm apparently had struck the coast west 01 Hong Kong but that the typhoon had curved back toward this crown colony. The observatory estimated the average wind here at 63 miles an hour, but said gusts at times exceeded 100 miles per hour. American and British naval vessels departed for the open sea before the storm hit. A dozen or more passenger and cargo vessels risked staying inside, however, along with hundreds of sampans arid junks. Daily Bread CC'itinued From Page One Objection to Arrny supervision is neither new nor criminal. And if communicating with persons outside this country is wrong in the eyes of congressional investigators then several million Americans had better start quaking in their boots. One wonders what Mr. Adamson Mr. Thomas and Rep. John S. Wood the Un-American Activities Committee chairman, favor doing with the men who helped work the- at-, _ -------- ------- — , „. „.„ omic miracle. Do they consider ! ,"!???•_ •'.i 1 . 1 ? heli< wost People pass about 3 all scientists suspect? Would they keep these men incommunicado a: Oak Ridge? Do they think that the government has no concern with keeping atomic secrets and guarding our security, and thai the whole burden must fall upon the doughty witch-hunters of the Wood-Ptinkin Committee? The whole thing would be laughable if it were not an insult Io the tVcused. Fortunately, it is nut likely that these porous hints oi Nc- News from School In (A,, on th ,i fuI 'V x \ ill « Mis graduation ""I! ihe Umv.-i-Kiiy of Missouri 1 ' 1 "' 1 y| Journalism part of the French loan of which three hundred million \yas oar- marked for surplus." Meanwhile buyer inte-.-'.-st has shifted to the surplus stocks in Belgium, Germany and Italy where equipment, machinery and supplies of all types totalling more than a billion and a half ••lolars at, original cost are expected to be declared .surplus to meet the demands of European governments oilier purchases in Ihe active market. Disposal of surplus in .''.!) depots in U. S. Occupation Zones will be speeded up by a new OFLC office Iheic .-mcl organization of facilities for surplus purchasers. Granting ,if long term dollar credits to Kuropcan countries is expected Io facilitate disposal and outright dollar credits payable Borrow money fro™ us on your cor, or almost any-' rhmq of value. We'll lend you all vou need if we possibly can, regardless of where you live. The more you want the bettor we like it. Ten minutes usually gets you the cash. Ask for Mr. McLarty, at Hope Auto Co. 3 G I's WAIT DAD ELECTED pampered bird is the penguin. He demands—and gets—relief from the hot weather He can to—it cost Philadelphia a neat sum of money to buy these birds and have them shipped up trom the Antarctic. over 30 years have been set up 'or Czechoslovakia, Poland, Fin- and, Austria, Hungary and Greece. Authorization to pnv 'or bin-plus property in tocal currencies also has been granted in the Netherlands and Norway. Italy is buying against an open credit which is expected Io reach $140,000,000 and Belgium and Luxembourg are receiving excess property against their combined 45,000,000 reciprocal aid credit jalance. Other purchasers :crom Switzerland, Eire, Sweden and Portugal arc buying for cash dollars. During the week ending June >.9 contracts and purchases by several countries , totalled $10,000,000 and negotiations were started on more than $8,000,000 worth of surplus ranging from mine sweepers Cor Egypt to grassnopper planes for Switzerland. In disposing of all surplus slocks | t.he OFLC gave priority io charitable agencies such as UNRRA, the Red Cross etc. Six months after v"-E day, UNRRA had con- Dueled for a hundred million in .surplus of all types to begin its rehabilitation arid reconstruction program. Vital transportation systems were rehabilitated through use of surplus machinery and material so that .'cod could be car- Blast Exceeds By HOWARD BLAKESLEE Associated Press Science Writer Aboard the U. 3. 3. Appalachian July IB — (/P) —The world's first underwater atomic bomb at Bikini July 25 will strike ihe Coral Atoll the most crushing blow in ih Earth's history, excepting few volcanic explosions. The mechanism on which in only Right now we have the skilled woHcmen and the material to do frhis work. . . . But just how brag frhss will last WE DON'T KNOW. Bring your car in today, . .. . Don't wait. Here tiiis 'T KEEP GRANDMA IN m\mm She s as Lively as a Youngster— Now her Backache is better Many sufferers relievo nagging backache quickly, once they discover that the real causa of their trouble may be tired kidneys. The kidneya are Nature's chief way of taking the excess acids and waste out of the blood. They help most people pass about 3 jiints a day. When disorder of kidney function permits poisonous matter to remain in your blood it maycausonagginsbackuche, rheumatic pains, JCM iiuuis, los.j of pep and energy, getting up niRhts, swelling, puftmess under the eyes, headaches and dizziness. Freiiuent or scanty Iiassaata with smarting and burning sometimes shows there is something wrong with your kidneys or bladder. iJon't v.-ait! A;;k your drueeist for Doan's Pills, a stimulant diuretic, used successfully by millions for over 40 years. Doun's give happy relief and will help the 15 miles of kidney tubes flush out poisonous wuata from your blood. Get Dona's PHI*. gigantic blow is based is tht of sound. In the air that .speed a mile in five seconds; in water a mile in little over ono second, but in Coral it is more than two miles a second. The shock, or blast, travels in water and in coral at those .same terific speeds. This means that the crushing effect of shock «p-s nearly five times farther .in water than in air. In coral ihe goes ten times further. This rnighl mean caUisimphp for Bikinj Atoll if the entire eiiercv i of the bomb exploded under wat"V FAVORITE LAXATIVE OF MILLIONS • Factory Rebuilt Motor • New Distributor • New Clutch ANY COLOR New Brakes crusning All $< For f 27 A Month The above work will make your cay run like siew . . . Jook A " For like new and worth more when you trade or sell it. (New ^ < 2J7 Tires available at extra cost). A Month IEU1IID t«E tlllllll . , _mumnm uneiioo 11 for RVICE Day Phone 413 Nipht Phone 1015-J We Specialize in MOTOR REWINDING BARWICK'S Electric Service 114 E. Third St. Hope, Ark. U. We will finance the work on cosy terms and if you owe a balance on your car already , . . . don't lefr frhcfr stop you ,... we will take care of your car anyway. "Your Ford Dealer for 28 Years" 220 W. 2nd Street Phone 277-278 BY As a candidate for your next Circuit Judge I would much prefer to confine the race solely to the qualification? of the two men in the race. But when a systematic effort is made by the opposition to gain a sympathetic vote I feel that I should answer the erroneous impressions which they are leaving. They are spreading the idea that if my opponent con be elected to the Sixth term for which he is running that he will get a pension. This is not the law. The 19-45 Legislature passed a law which provides that when any Circuit Judge who holds the office twenty years, attains tho cage of seventy and resigns, then in such event he will be entitled to a pension. The plain purpose of this law is to encourage judges to retire when they reach seventy years of age and make way for younger lawyers. My opponent could not possibly benefit from this law because he is far from seventy years of age. FOR Subject to 5-he Ac!ion of the Democratic Primary, August 13th. -Political Adv. Pnid fur by Lvle .Brawn State Awaits Confession Heirens Chicago, July 18 —(UP)— Two attorneys :for William Heirens. 17- year-old college, student, today .vent to the north side .homo ;;rom which six-year-old Suzanne Degnan was taken to her death last Jan. 7. Pi ogress in the state's case awaited the taking of a confession from Heirens in the Dcgana kidnap slaying and in two other killings. The attorneys, John and Malachy Coghlan, said they were going to look over the surroundings of the home and the sc^ne of the kidnaping. Although they declined coment on any other pur- nose of their visit, li was believed that they might talk with the slain crmd's pareuis. The actual confession is the next step in an understanding reached by defense and prosecution attorneys whereby Statp's 'Attorney William J. Tuohy has agreed to ask a life prison sentence, instead of the death penalty, in return for a written confession of the three slayings. Heirens already has admitted the murders orally and it was .reported that taking of the detailed confession had been postponed until tomorrow or Saturday because of "publicity" given the agreement. '''Despite the agreement, "' iin.il judgment rests with Chief Justice Harold G. Ward, who will hear 'the case in criminal court. If he desired, Judge Ward could ignore any defense -prosecution agreement and demand a Sull trial. However, such agreements customarily are honored. Ward refused comment yesterday when questioned about his viewpoint, adding that, "I don't think it is fair for me to prejudge the case." Asked about the reported agreement between defense attorneys and Ihe slate's attorney's office, Ward said: "So far as I know the Jaw has not been changed on that point, •and my understanding is that the I judge will have the unal word in passing sentence on this case. In addition to the Degnan slaying, Heirens has admitted ihe h'-utal "lipstick" murder of cx- Wayo Frances Brown and the knife killing of Mrs. Josephine Ross, an attractive widow. The youth, under indictment on 29 burglary and assault charges, lold a county physician yesterday that revelations of his admissions of the three crimes "must be true." lie made the statement 1o Dr. William haines, head of the COOK County Behavior clinic, aftc*- hearing of published reports that iie "talked" while under ihe influence of sodium pcntothal, a hypnosis- producing drug. The stories mid pointed out that admissions made while under the influence of a drug would be without legal standing. It was reported reliably, however, that admissions upon which ihe defense-orosccution agreement was based had been made while the youth was i'ully conscious, without use of the drug. In his one-sided conversation with the physician, Heirens was quoted as saying: "Doctor, it's hard for me, silting around here all day with nothing to do. What charge will they try me on — Burglary?" When Dr. Haines said tie did not know, Heirens continued: "I'd like to talk to you some time, doc. 1 suppose you'll bo examining me one of Ihesc days. My o it' ."hots . wore o \vorl TO i 'or Ihe i incrn:; j :. De- told a wy clone." Then, .after a commented: "Gee, you must around.here, me not to talk to any- Heirens pause, have a lit to do ! f ol ' all these ;uils." ' Says Slavs Won't Agree iho Trieste Settlement Belgrade, July 17 —(.-P)— Vice- Premier Edward Karcleii lol-'- Par- iament today the. Yugoslav government "cannot and will "not agree" to the Paris settlement of ihe Trieste question. "It seems as though some of .h" dlhos arr- treating Yugoslavia not as an ally but as an c-ncmv " bn said. Ih mi "j i \ L 1, a = The i r.v-v be 72-rnlc OGt.il n,-r Mcrfc.ih a ,t;Jccl d:;y'o fun Jin/; victory opon champion i riyi-nr, N?iar>n cipeiv.'d witfi a 74 ' while amateur Fran!: Ktrana'ian ! of Toiedo, O.. por.vd 72. "U. f',. open j '.•hampion Lloycl M;.nsrnr:i Veitlod I I nc r .Hf:H;::i .T.ui 73. Besides ^Ijiilln ;:nd trip amateur j Dav/aon. ine cnly other playor in i sc!L'.i?'.>r.e iinder i3ar 71 was 'Harold i (Jugi McSpadon with .'!7-3:j—70. ODOROUS Los An^c'.es. Julv 'IS Judge Walu-i- Gates ' ."ound ealandnr a ease in which was charged \vilh ulcnling pounds of gorlic. "Ptoflc ir.i'.;r;l <ra'- ;hat tlii- smc'lls." .".bf'O'.-Yer.l tlio jiuif.-' "A! ]c;.-.it the p:--:-,0'julicn j f-'ti-otiy c.-'.i-e." rei.-iinc-d dc'int' Attorney Harry Joh.:i' "K.i was bet u''! ."icnl. • irict inc BiH Jim Milum John Milum Roy Milum, Jr. T-5 Bill Jim. still in Tokyo, cabled us to Include his message with our:;, which WE gladly do. .......... ~ Cable From Toky o: Hoy Milum Jr. and Jolm Milum, - . Ilan-izon, Arkansas Il'ii up to the two of you to do iny part of Iho campaigning for Dod in the Lieutenant Governor's raca. . So don't let up, and don't disappoint me. I'm looking for a victory mc^a^i: from you on July 31st. ' Bill Jim Milum T-5 terans-. s t\ Not because we are his sons, but 'because he Is the best" man you can hire for the job, we ask, in all earnestness, that on July 30 you cast a ballot for our father, State Senator 1 Ptoy Mili'.m. He has been a member of ths Senate 24 years and is thoroughly familiar until the duties of the Lieutenant Governor. . • " Roy Milum Jr. and John Milum you'll Elect This Political Adv. Paid for by Hoy Milum Jr. and John Milum ricd to the starving countries . At the same time 58 U. :-5. supported charitable agcncica of all denominations have been aided through ourcha.se of surplus medical supplies, transportation equipment and clothing. In addition to aid wrecked European nations and charitable agencies, OFLC also has established a special office to expedite sale of many surplus items to veterans and servicemen in the ihcater. More than l.OUO requests have been processed for purchase by Gls and veterans of jeeps, motorcycles, photographic equipment, typewriters, teletype machines, newsprint and many other items. Total disoosals to all purcnascrs :-.part from bulk transfers amount to $76,621.430 at declared cost on which $164,764,377 was bid for a recovery of almost 'jl) per cent. Of this UNRRA got over 6B millions | which will oe cnarged agMir-t \he U. S. contribution: Belgium contracted for 20 millions and 19 iithc-r countries bought ov.-r SO millions with an estimated oi'.'.inal i-i.i.l ,u" 14.5 millions. WuoJ eujjravius by U, McCormick based upon the original oil painting ,<«# ,»*? ef'-fS^ sffKi^S'fft mtiif <jSi^ j&

What members have found on this page

Get access to Newspapers.com

  • The largest online newspaper archive
  • 11,200+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
  • Millions of additional pages added every month

Try it free