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> - " >•- :* ' • 'aul ? ittfftlP former „ , tfl?) tUek&J $2,006 , tthe St. PSul.Open. care- ed his home-made pullet 1 " ts^todAyt on, > the Open- tournament ";mm;»jeBr"oia j>Ransorn( a iLsized hismbr^.frdm Hous(*'whose 20 under i>ar 268 'the' Keller course rec» ay-r when > he i \von the -10,000 St.^'Paul Openj he Vvas about through ON THE KIDNEYS of mint and e irritation of the bladder 'excess acidity in the wine r*u «ufterlnf unnecesury dlstr«»«, ,, tfe* ( run-down fectlnc and dlscom- iftHjfaMft tuceas acidity in the urine) Art 'i disturbed nlf his by- a frequent dulni »4«'w»t«r> Then you should know .t 4 that famous doctor's discovery —~ .?KILMER'S SWAMP ROOT —that u«and» say- (tves blessed relief. Swabip Ka*t'I«'a carefully blended combination of nMVhtrbV roots,' vefetables, balsams. Dr. iKilBWr'a t* not harsh'or habit-forminf in pany.;,wajr^.-M»nr say Its mmrvftou* effect |l» aiisasJni. All druggists sell Swamp Root. eVlhe 1941 Texas Open exas PQA, hadjjftty « o,ne*lmke ttftrgln ^oto» veteran Latfs&n" LitUe of Monterey, Calif,, who»also lettered Dick Metz' 1939 tourney record of 270. A gallery of approximately 10, 000 saw probably the best golf of finy of the 18 §t. Paul tournaments, And Ransom was the Stellar *l< Ufactlortr In his hot stx'under par 66 found, he fired an eagle and six birdies, gaining most Strokes on the greens. ' Little, former British and Amer* lean amateur champipn, runner-up by tine stroke, said Ransom "de* served to win." Little's 66 matched Ransom's and he waited for about two hours in the clubhouse waiting for the Texkn to "come in. Ellsworth Vines of Chicago, who swore he woUld perfect himself at golf as he had At tennis, posted a third-place 274, 14 under par. Metz, who made his comeback here last year after three years of _ H'OM itA'lii^d^it Aft RAMS AS " * . ,:\Gi?JL^. . .l_/..:^r--:r::- .r:i.^^ r ^^^4lMJA^ , < ; y-*,•»£ .^Ytf^cs.yffi$^i'\'^r>*:'i$;* v '' /;vr, ^--^''V^r/A^^?;nv -^ j^v -• V-- ;,--^v^%^ x ^ v/ ; ;. /•• ', -V."; vv*r«/ v ."'-r,-,. 1 '• ''••'"',-'•. \ ' \ ' ' **V.' V ~' 1 '' ; ^vV^f'^'f'" ''^^^I^A^T^MS . * * ' ' •- V ,*' J ,t'.:f c ?f'*t$yW' PMA Farm •" Response has been good ih Hemp- slead county to Ihe PMA plea for increased use of peaches during Peach Preservation Week while the supply is plentiful according to Karl Mnrtlndale; Chairman of the County PMA Committee. Housewives are serving peaches often in dally meals and are home canning, freezing and drying generous sup* plies for use in Idler months. Eating establishments are serving them in liberal amounts while grocers and other food handlers are encouraging increased use while they are plentiful, Growers now are sending to market the largest beach crop In history, exceeding by 1.238,000 bushels the record production of 81,600,000 bushels marketed last year. In Arkansas the supply is plentiful from the Nashville, Clarksville and Forrest Cily* Wynne areas.. A survey slate by representalives the Wing Wings Away farm place _._. laUied 275 for Three other "name 1 players were bracketed for fifth, sixth and seventh with scores of 278. They were big Clayton Heafner, Charlotte, N. C.; Canadian Open Champion George Fazio, Los Angeles, and Jimmy Demaret, Chicago. _. Jphnny Bulla and Jimmy Fer- rier^bolh on Chicago, came in with 1 279's, other to players who cut the 10.000 Open melon included Johnny Revelta, Evanston, 111.; Defending Champion E. J. (Dutch) Harrison, Little Rock. Ark.; former PGA Champion Bob Hamil- SEE US FOR... Capsules for BOTS Anodyne Colic Mixture (BLOATS) Sulfaguanldien Bolets Vetlcellin . Duotak-Powder' Kemvite Oblets Calcium Boro-HIbate Hemorrhagiz-Septicemla Bacterin Blackleg Bacterin Mixed Bacterin (Equine) Hog Cholera Virus Antl Hog Cholera Serum A Complete Line of Syringes CRESCENT DRUG STORE Phone 600 by P of of Ihe the _ ____ State PMA Office showed that a large portion of the sales at orchards and packing sheds is being taken by trucks to other states. Residents of the state were urged to take full ladvantagc of the opportunity to , buy Arkansas oeaches- while they are plentiful. The survey indicated that the quality of this year's. <crqp is good and prices are in line with last' year's prices. •j- VTaA farm, ei ,~, ^JVo^nens Slips rBrassiers', Cotton' Dresses k**_W P3*^**, T ,t I ' at Montgomery-Word ' ' r "'« ^ .••'., omen's, Misses, Childrens '* * ji''* I 5'*''** I ^f ' t $"$ Clothing •"" i. *•***» _.j, i. *., * '^ Irish potatoes, carrots, tomatoes and peaches lead the list of best fresh food buys in the State at oresent, according to information received from the State PMA Of fice and housewives of the county were urged to take advantage of the plentiful supply for home use. The U. S. Department of Agri culture has announced that there will be no wheat marketing quotas and no acreage allotments during the 1947-48 wheat production and marketing season. The action was taken in accordance with provisions of the Triple-A Act of 1938, which provides for marketing quotas when the total supply of wheat 1 exceeds a normal year's ; domestic consumption and exports by more than 35 percent. A normal year's domestic consumption and exports, plus 35 percent, is calculated'at 1,239,000.000 bushels. , <, 'Watch Your "Garbage Cans," Earl Martindale', Chairman of the county Famine Relief committee said this week in urging housewives of the county to continue their efforts in the famine emergency program. ... Agricultural economists say that Americans have wasted 125,000,000 pounds of food every day, even during the war. One-fourth to one-third of this huge waste is in the home. The The average family : throws away ,400 pounds .of good edible food each year. Even more important is the food'waste : on farms, in warehouses, and in stores,' because perishable foods don't get' to market fast enough.. Watch i the. garbage : '' ' ' Polio Cast! itf; Arkansas New Total 95 Little Rpck, Aug, 5 --(/£)— Arkansas' totnl of irjfantile paralysis cases so far this yeflrwrts bopMetl to 95 today With admission of five new cases at University hospital. Latest reported victims were Charles Fiances C6le; 7, Sheridan; Robert Stephcnsori, '11, Siloam Springs; Barbara Jean Sanford, 7, Matisilcld, Sebastian county; Floyd Hoke, 2, west Memphis and Mar- AlUIXC:, A, TT (J gic Shields, county. Hospital officials Knoxvillc, Johnson reported the . Aj.u.av^t'Cii uitiiiiciia i cuui iuu isolation ward is filled near to capacity i and two of the three avail able irbn lungs" arc in use. — — ' - o Trimble Election Day Premature Combs Asserts Little Rock, Aug. 5 — (/P)— -i V, Pace, secretary of thc'Boone.cotin* ly Democratic committee, jumped the gun today by certifying the nomination of Rep; J. W. Trimble who is unopposed for re-election In the, Third district. Pace sent the certification to Secretary Harvey G. .Combs of the Democratic state 'committee with the statement that?"nb election was held." ..:...... "I'm going to send it back to him," Combs said. "He's, going to have to wait until tomorrow to hold the election;" , , eui of the house Bomcllmo aftct midnight, fcfosscd A , highways crUwled, untie* a ,fcncif nnd'ytalkod into the sftaiibw water orthe Arkansas Youth Stnt Back to FT, Krtox Prison Little Rock, Aug. 5 —«!')— Lewis C. Mathls, 20, Pope county Jarrn youth, tvas back In fedcrttl custody today after escaping two weeks ago from the disciplinary barracks at Ft. Knox, Kj/. He was) apprehended at Harrison Saturday night. Sorbs BY HAL COCHRAN A bargain Is anything a wife wants to buy, All a wall flower needs in order to blossom out Is some son. Ice cream cones lead in popularity With the kids in Summer, says a dealer. They get a licking for being good, . Bathing beauty congests arc in the news,.again. Winning one of them is just another form of sue cess.- •, • • •„••'.•••• ' ' : , : It takes a lot of nerve to wear the modern ; .low-cut evening dress, says a Writer. Not to rhdntion.back bone! ' , • Thoughts Northrop's XB-35 plane, the famous ""Flying. Wing." is pictured .above in "clean" iBight-overLHawthorne, Calif;, the giant landing. wheels neatly tucked inside. According to^the Army's Materiel Command' at Wright Fieldi -Ohio; ,the- strange air monster has .had an "unprecedented," rscora bf< trpuble-free '. performance since its '•'•" • ;: ~~ '" "•"' •'••''' ' ' '' tts fQ.il,-: 1.0042.00 Corde Handbags .. ,. 1.98<tQ ?.98,t> ^ofn.ens Cowboy Boots -Womens Oxford's & Loungers ./ Cif" ' '- — ' - — " /> s jA p-1^. v** -* * a i*. '^(*tl#f WAM0 * ^ v4«*t*rJe MJ iC«M*4al« S £1.95 14.30 10.59 Childrens 1.98 to 5.00 fi ""ff-f tif\v —"*T ' * / yk, fS-'f 1 *^? M , |4 J Piece Goods ^' •!'. 5 yds. 1.45 A 1.49 - Taffeta ,. ...>ard * 1.48 . Crepe . . yard yard 66c* 1.37 nts& Nursery Supplies |ay t Suits and Ensembles — .„ ..;,,1.'00 to 2.98 jlTt'Shirts „.* i . ..1860 1.09 attress ( Covers ..',,, ', 1.97 ' - Baby Crib (Natural) . . .. 24.95 High Chairs " . . ... 7.45 Play Yards .... 11.50 Small Childrens Clothing 4.Oirl*;-Knit Shirts and " , Ray on Slips 80c |Boys Knit-Shirts , .',...','„ jBoys Slack Suits 2,98 to 3.98 1.59 78c Boys Shorts .: Boys Overalls Wash Suits Boys Fabric Shirts 1.57 & 1.65 1.57 1.30 to 3.39 1.89 Mens and Boys Clothing ^. v r** --f > g*t r and Shoes . -•The UnitedvStates will meet its goal--for'..cereal.exports, frorii the 1945 'crops,-; but ""any ;feeUnK that the world food crisis'has been erid ; ed-by that success is wholly unwarranted, Chester C. Da,vis, chairman-.of the Presiderit^s ' Fahifne Emergency iComrpittp'e. said; Mass starvation- has,-.been cojmbated successfully :) to date only .through" the export ofifood in: huge volume from the : United-, State and .other coun^ tries Mri.Bayis said, and warned that -.exports.' must." continue on a large scale ^at least, through September .to hpld^l,he gains '.'already made.; The fight' EJgainst famine abroad will be carried, on by many groups during the 'critical:' weeks ahead..,- .'.'.... '...'• .<•-'.,;.. " .-.,.'. ';'•. j Conditions after Octpber 1' will depend very largely.upon the harvests. -It .has been estimated that world cereal "supplies during the coming year will" fail to meet re quirements, even on a restriclcc consumplion ba?is by 50 million tons-375 million bushels Exports of grain and other fppds from this country undoubtedly wil be required during the 52 months beginning October 1, . though i' seems .unlikely, now. that such ex ports will approach. in volume those of the preceding: 12 months . . , The committee emphasizes its belief that the world'fppd situalion through 1947 will'call for a contin uation of the vigorous voluntarj food-conservation measures nov, being carried on by the American people. n Ar Favored Doughboys Win Legion Baseball Title Little Rock, Atifi.. 5 — (fl?)— The litlle Rock Doughboys -'prepared oday to compete in the • regional American Legion junior baseball ourney at New Orleans ! beginning next Saturday after winning their bird consecutive state title- here esterday. .'•'.',,,'• The " Doughboys defeated the forth Little Rock Wildcals, 5 to 1, n the finals after the Wildcats had eliminated Fort -Smith's Randall Victors, 11 to i;- in-the day's ppen^ ng • game. . - '-• .•ii.-...:j.-.;- •-.-.' Liltle.''Rbck's Ernie Funk pitched a t\vo-hitter, fanned 1 11 ai\d made tW6 hits'himself in the final. At JNew .-.Orleans the • Doughboys will' -meet i' state ; .champions " from '.ouisiana, Mississippi and Texas. ''••'-":-' -—^ Pr- -^~Court Docket August 5, 1946 " ,:"', :'-. ; Andrew Jones,;, assault and battery, ..• plea of,guilty,;',fined $10. .Mack V. ' Copper 1 ,"' assault and battery,^-forfeited' $10, : cash bond, Gozetter ., Jackson,;-... disturbing Child of Two, Browns in Bayou . ';."• " Pine Bluff, Aug. 5 — W)- ycartold Howard Thomas ..' Whorton, only son of Mr. and Mrs.'AVil- liam Whorton of, Plum Bayou; drowned early today while walking in his sleep. The child .wandered Better-is an handful with quietness, than both the hands full with trayail 'and vexation of'spirit.—EC deslkstes 4:d. '» , ' Let's live With? Iha'tiosrf.ali pit* tancd wh!6h We hMfei.whS eovcli| rKore is evefmof^" 1 !! staVe. *-Her* rick. > r >. Individual - IS an'flybd against individual, group against group. If we can not cut our individual and group greediness},we shall Inevitably become ourselves a complete* jy selfish nat(ori.,T- Gen, JScob L. Covers, Army Ground Ftfrdes Conr mander. FOR—Dependable and Quick • PLUMBING SERVICE • PHONE 933 No Job Too Large or Too Small • ANDERSON BROS, • Just Received Shipment R. C. A. VICTOR RADIOS Both Battery and Electric ARCHER MOTOR CO. Phone 838 Hope, Ark. east for one day to watch his wife, Ella Logan, open at the Riveria, atop the Jersey Palisades, a fabulous 'night club which for a change is as beautiful as anything ever seen in Hollywood movie... Ella, GI favorite who took three years out-\>f her professional life to entertain the lads in Europe and Africa, is catching up with her temporarily abandoned career at stitutions as an inebriate' asylum, an aerial -telegraph- company', -a literary society; a targdt-shootinc~ association and 'a. girls •: reform school, Congress.' h.as ^decided : it -is time to work out a .policy; on-the subject. - .. y-, '-Vy. '..^ { ''f ',{"'.'•/• • c • The Senate. : has .'passed' and is awaiting House" action 'on' ;a - bill which would: limiffede'ral charters to non-profit corporations operated the brisk rate of $4,000 a_ week. for charitable,.'educational,''patr'ip- ,, peace,- forfeited $ld William 'Reeves, OH Drjller Boots ... ;Boys,.Oxfords "Boys Denim Pants .. .". .. Wfiite Press Pants. 7,25 3.53 . 1.37 .4.85 49c Mens Army Twill Pants Mens Work Shirts Mens Work Pants ., .. Mens Cowboy Boots , 2.93 , 1.50 2.00 11.49 Household Furnishings and Supplies El Dorado, Aug. 2 — i. . kansas Oil and Gas Commission has announced that a new faul line oil field has been discovered in.Lafayette county. A temporary allowable of 200 barrels daily i set.' •• .. . .....'. -•• '• The fied ws opened by the recent completion, of the wildcat drilled by Austin E, Stewart "and H. G. Lewis, r., in section' 14-16- 25. . '; . , . . ' cash bond. disturbing peace, forfeited $10 ( . cash- bond. '••Mack" V.- Cooper; disturbing peace, • forfeited $10 cash bpnd. V. .'•'Mclvin Shopp, .drunken driving, forfeited $25 cash;bond.; 'M. 'J.''Wilson, speeding,,-forfeited $5'cash-'bond. .-!'•-. I,.'". Mack-'Elroy,' drunkenness, plop of-guilty,'fined $10. -.-.;..Andrew Jones, drunkenness,plea of guilty; fined $10;•,.-.' The following forfeited a $10 cash bond on a charge-of drunkennpss: .'•'.' D. M. Worthy, Lester Lee, George Jones, Leonard M. Batten, Chester Brown,' William Reeves, Fred Jones. .'.... State Docket Caldonia Jones, drunkenness, forfeited $10 cash bond. John Kizzia, • possession of untaxed intoxicating liquor for purpose of sale, forfeited $50 cash bond, Elzie Withersppon, simple assault, plea of, guilty, fined $10, suspended during good behavior. . Frank 'Turner, ..assault with intent to kill, 'examination waived, held to grand jury, .bond fixed at '200. . ' . 4, Willjam Turner, assault with '.-"in-! ent'. to kill, examination. Waived,; eld' to grand'iury,. bond fixed at' After Benny Goodman's talent scout, the wealthy, jazz-minded John H. Hammond, discovered Count Basie playing in a tiny Kansas iCity saloon 10 years ago, the Count thought he already was on the big time when he received $850 a we'e'k for an entire band at 52nd .- St.'s, Famous Door..'..1946. finds him, getting $12,500 a 'week at. Broadway's Roxy Theater. ' • Three weddings among Les Bron's orchestra prove maybe thC' Brown brand of hot music also has its romantic connotations...Les' vocalist, Doris Day, took th errtartial plunge with George Weidler, brother of the films',Virginia Weidler... The two other.' weddings brought the comparatively recent mar- riage'total'. : to 10 for the crew...Roy A'cuff, scre.cn and recording star, Is-after'the governor's job in Ten- h'essee, .. . '.•-,', '."••'. ' '. , , tic and civic reforms-purposes' .-. . Judge Jao del Nero- otSab.Paulb, Brazil, says the Irapidity.-iwith which Washington '- courts can .dis-. solve a marriage is- brea'th-taking. There is no divorce in "Brazil."It is easier >,tp,'.got 'aii absolute yprctt'ihcrci';; W'saj^yhaJV/it is u . .--. and- five- years voluh'tary - separa- ! •• . •- " tion; ''The judge, -who is bn-ia; tbrec- month visit" to ? the.- United.- States ; to observe- legal prdcedurc, has=yqt .to visit Reno, '-Nevada; -the -nations most publicized divorce mill.•; Mrs. Herbert M.i Hanson' Ji keeper fpr.HailerSelassid^^m of. Ethio'pia; is here with Her husband; .He is 'hea.d 'bf a'. Sev.c'nfhda'y Adventist" Bd - j '' "'' . F«psirC,o,!(» Coptpany, Long Island Cilv,N Washington •'By JANE EADS Washington l,or has been A new food' fa'c- found by nutrition ton, Chicago; Jimmy Hines and |Ky Laffoon, both of Chicago, and ammy Snead, Hot Springs, Va., iritish Open winner, v^lectrlo Clocks .................. , 4.34 Do Chests ........ 3.49 , . . 4.53 Tailored Curtains ..... pair 1.67 ..... 11.95 5.95 , .. 4.89 16.95 ,-<•• 6.75 Sauce Pans g|ectr|c Toasters Sweepers , ,. :... ! Bridge Sets .Walnut Bedroom Suits Dinette Suits Bed Springs Metal Beds Kerosene Table Stoves . Battery Table Radios AC Radios 4 pc. 99.95 47,95 & 51.50 9.75 to 15,75 8.48 to 15,95 10.95 19.25 24.95 Building and Farm Supplies Hand Drills 4,29 Socket Set 12 pp. 4.93 Pressure Tanks . .1.5.45 to 28.45 StPfk Fenc« , . roll 6,40 to 16,40 Pump ^ack 31.95 Goods and Camping Equipment ,.«•* •r-«,^r-*^«-**w-%-r i^^ -, ™ ™ -13,95 Skate? pair 1.89 to 4,59 MONTGOMERY-WARD ORDER OFFICE Phone 1080 »^v - Legal Notice IN THE HEMPSTEAD CHANCERY COURT LESLIE WILLIAMS PLAINTIFF VS. MINNIE WILLIAMS DEFENDANT WARNING ORPER The Defendant, Minnie Williams, s hereby warned to appear in this Court within thirty days hereafter and answer the complaint of Leslie Williams, Plaintiff herein, . WITNESS my hand and seal as Clerk of (his'Court on this 5th day of August, 1946. C, E. .WEAVER, Clerk . . (SEAL) .:..'.. Aug. 5, 12, 19, 26 ELECTRIC SlRVICE Day Phone 413 hone We Spesigliie in MOTOR REWINDING PARWICK'S Electric Service E. ThinJ 8t, Hope workers and food chemists. It-is Still a puzzle to them, so ' it : is called "nutrient X." ' ; ' , ;'; The U. S. DepartmeVit of Agri» culture, not wishing to go too lar put on a limb about nutrient X, says it "appears to have the properties of a vitamin and apparently plays an important part ' in the .'palatability' of foods.". Scientists define "palatability" this Way: something that depends not only 'on the taste of food but also on the need of the body for Ihe food and on what the body Will do to the food — "if it is eaten." The Bureau of Dairy Industry says it has found X in sever.:-.! milk products and in other foods and feeds — lettuce, egg yolk, beef and pork muscle, blucgrass, alfalfa and timothy hay. The X in the diet, according to the Agricultural Research Administration, is so essential that ex-. perimeniers have found this: That while rats on a diet relatively high in! .prote.ing usually died if X was lackjng, they lived to be 85 percent if .^normal "on the same diet when V 1 !_-„ J 'V. ,jp- :*. r . .,- • She: says there -Wasn't" a : -doily"in the palace Avheri'-sHdi^hibvcd •' in in 1341.. She -just' shopped around 'Until she • found :• sonic — .' in' :• the ', finest 1 - '' Italian linens. Broadway By "JACK Q'BRIAN New Yprkr-Since Mike Todd, ie unpredictable Broadway pro- ucer whose publicity seems to make him a permanent 37 .years Id, is-not'a gentleman who is sat- sfied with but one project at any ne time, no one was much sur- rised when he starled all sorls of abulous plans as soon as he land- d in Hollywood to produce the ilm version of Edna Ferber's nov- 1 "Great Son." Back oh Broadway to see the ,ouis-Conn fight, Mike gave we a etween-rounds looksee into his immediate future....In typical 'odd fashion; he has taken over he 20,000-seat Hollywood Bowl for jn unusual program of enterlain- ment..,He says he will present two if his biggest hits,-"Mexican Hay- ide'.' and "Up in Qentral.:P.ark," ii the huge bpw!,' v .arid" maybe one ,A 4,.,« '-«tv,iii»r; Aijjgj,i^j.jj successful aUClfrV'-aw . series irotfgh^Seplpmber. .. Thje" Department pf Agriculture says' '.that, 'efforts are being- made to identify, and isolate in pure form' the substance or substances that constitute X and "thus add it to' the 'known' nutrients put pf the 'unkno'wn' tion.' and get it classifica- After- issuing federal charters over the past 155 years to such in- TEN COMMANDMENTS VACTIO ,. _..„ ,;, .;•. . ..-., .,. ., , _- ,- . v-i'l-r-Take.it-eqsy on; the road. Give y'olirself plehty of. time;- Don't-speed/or. ,ta.Ke chances in ' passing-^-especial[y on curvesor t hil(s. v . ; . , " ' " •• • ' ' - ,•-,••>. i;j2-T : -rDon't|.Qyerdc).,ir) exercjse,. exposure to sun or eating. i>'3-^B(on'.,t>dri,ve if,yoU fjrin.l<. , , ., ;>(.. ; ./ ,.. 1,1 4— It's alvyays train tirpe at a railroad ''crossing.' Look both ways.'iii ,, '.. ..-,-, \. , ;,'." -."; .'. ; /" " '''• •', : , l "'"]' •"'.•','• : :;.i5-r-H'.you swirp — don't go in alone or when overheated. 6— Ppn'ti QM.erloqcLa bo^t. ( Keep,th,e height evenly dis-' tributed-I^^Neyeri sfan,d.-L)(p^qr. 'change seats whilff oUt''o.n. the water.' ^Neyer^ojck.thjd b,6at. ; y, ^ ' :•'•] •/ .'7-^rbon't -Use: fireworks.' ; ." '"' ' '. "••', •'', ''-j* ' :; 'v"'v .'8 — 'A^s you drive along the highway, you'll fir\d many signs .s saying: . , ' / 'SloW--:Curxe!" T r"Speed ' linriif'^-^etc. These.signs were put there -for your protection. They are designed to helfjypu a.ypid accidents,. For^greater, pleasure in driving-^if^/ ; ' (ess strai'p— and 1 no accidents, learn to take these signs at face value" ! 9r-rStart sooner— ^drive slower — live longer. #,„ 10— Practice safety 'and liye safely. Accident Prevention Committee Notional Association of Insurance Agents ROY ANDERSON & CO. — INSURANCE — 210 S. Main PKoncSIO Hope, Ark. of .two . Broadway . m.\i|Jj FWIITE UXHIVE MILLIOIS FIIIHUM ' iiiniiniiut, uttii minimum .. ,, will.rui . ..or maybe • tnr-j Mike- lisp i-Jft'l ?ilgr}m^ge - Fla what. s(tialler\- i which he will "" ail Broadway • sched-ulq-:'' are two musicals! a new: cppiedv.-by F^; rJugh Herbert, who''- wrote "Kiss Tell," and "Galileo," by Beri- Ihold Brecht, for which he already nas signed Charles Laughton. A stage version pf "Casablanca," the Bogart-Bergrnan. movie, will be tried out in August at the Newport Casino Theater in Newport, R. I...Ben Dpva', the juggler- acrpbat who escaped the Hindenburg dirigible disaster by jumping from a perilous height and running for hi^ life from under the falling craft, is jn the current stage show at Radio City Music If all... Freddie Finkelhoffe, who wrote "Meet Me In St. Louis," the wonderful M-G-M musical, took a Jew days off, frprri scribbling thp screen version pf Betty McDpnald'-s best Belter, "Tlie. Egg ^i l( j j," to DIVIDENDS your fire insurancf \ We c^n give you complete protection, and save you at least 20% on your insurance cost. 'Your life insurance pays dividends, why not your fire insurance? INSURANCE AGgN,CY Non-Assessable Legal Reserve :1Q8 ga,st 2nd Phon? 2?r. The .Voters Hqve Made An • Emphatic Choice -In the • Selection ;.of Their Chief Executive ...NOW ; Elect An ATTORNEY GENERAL who will work in complete harmony with your Governor (—without trying to take charge!) ' . '-. -•'- v-- ". '' ' • • • ' • • ' ' Our State's vigorous program of advancement •' vViH Veiquire skilled legal counsel ... . fulUtime x^evotipn-.to duty . ... sound legal opinions that are RIQHT the first time. You Can Pe Sure "You're RIGHT With RQREX" lt'» Tim? Fpr A SAM ROREX for ATTORNEY GENERAL A4 Ppid for by Sam si I! $\* W Our Daily Bread Slictd Thin by Th. tdltof "*—Atex, M, Waihburn— — From Hog Feed to World Champions . The 25-ycitrs-ago column of the Arkansas Gazette reports this 1 morning that back yonder: Watermelons welglfing from 40 to GO pounds are being fed to hogs' in various parts of Hempslead county because high freight rates make It impossible to ship them. A argc acreage was planted to melons and the early shipments '» P, r i ovcd satisfactory, but since the' Missouri melons , navo come the Arkansas growers can not compete with the Missourians in a low" market. The freight rate frdrrV 'opc to St. Louis is around $175 per car, while growers just across the line to the north of this state. can ship their melons into St. LoUls at a rale of $40 per car. Sorho melons were sold this week at & cents per 100 I. o. b. Hope, The nigh freight rates have also- caUS- cd the growers to quit shipping cantaloupes. Until the freight rates were advanced those two commodities netted Hcmpstead county farmers good returns. (August . 6. 1921.)" _ But how surprised those growers .^of a quarter ot' • a century ago •"•mild he could they look in on this city's thriving watermelon market today! Hope's watermelons haae grown. steadily in size and fame — aided, market-wise, by the development of highway transport as a competing agent against high railroad freight rates. :***.-' By JAMES THRASHER <.& The Same Old Road . How far the world has com'c ulong a road which was closed 'and avoided a year ago may be- seen in the recent speech by Gen. Charles de Gaulle which advocated a Franco-British alliance. A year and more ago, as men' planned for a better world of peace in the midst of war, statesmen and press and common citizens were denouncing the old ba- pance-of-powcr system. How sure they were that here was the root \Jol war! How confident they were that it should never return! How General dc Gaulle comes lorth with a plan to, transform what is '. called • the Big Four (but is actually the Big Two) into a Big Three. And, while everyone does not agree with him, no one seems very surprised. What the French patriot-states-, man proposes is that two formerly groat powers, . now weakened by , war and altered ^ by - the. ; shifting. tides of history, should pool 'their i ^diminished strength, gather about TPthem the small nations of Europe .(including i a .decentralized Ger- Jt many) -• andT.'attenipt'rto.- ."re-establish the equilibrium, if not of the 61d world, between the two new ones." .- .••'.}.:, , •;. ':• '". Certainly, the Hvbrld^scems to be returning to, if not yet achieving, balancc-of-power politics. The .situation is persistently alarming.. And one of the few hopeful interludes in recent months .has been the success of .France— or at leas* of France's Premier Bidault — in .reconciling some differences that •^divided the United States and Russia. But that small success scarcely guarantees' that General' do GauDe's proposal would be equally successful on a large scale,. General De Gaulle, of course, does not now hold public office. Yet he is a man who, like Winston Churchill, is listened to at home and abroad, in and out of office. And many believe his political retirement is only temporary. sides the unofficial source to ac- So there may be something be- Account for the negative reception • "given the general's proposal. Britain's notable lack of enthusiasm 'can probably be accounted for by her natural wish to cling close to American strength, rather than cast her lot with' a minor alliance. Also, General dc Gaulle's proposal seems to be based in part on nationalistic self-interest. He desires, as only a Frenchman can, a permanent removal of the German menace. He is anxious, as is most of the world, do sec France restored to her former eminence ^iuid distinction. But can this bo achieved by tackling a job and assuming a position for which Franco dous not seem ready? And if the proposal did go through, would it not restore the old evils which, in moments of greater peril but greater clear-headedness, the fighting Allies renounced? Perhaps the slow, discouraging effort to strengthen the United Nations is still the safer course. If, for one thing, the UN could as- ^sumc and solve the problems of ^pcpcndcnt countries and colonies, cither through independence or international trusteeships, the world might be closer to real peace than it would through a Federation of European States. -- o— - ' MANHUNT STRATEGY Cheny, Wash., Aug. C —(/I 1 )— For the first time in the school's 56- year history men will outnumber women students at Eastern College of Education this fall, registrar F. Wallace reported yes- Two pretty coeds, he said, asked him to keep the figures. secret lest the prospect attract more women. When he declined, one was philosophical: "Oh, well, 50 per cent of the men probably will be married anyway," she said. But the other insisted: "Just think of that other 50 per cent." WOMEN!! i Tokyo, Aug. 5 ~ (ff)— Japanese women legislators, in their first whirl at law-making, introduced a bill for "peace memorial enterprises" to commemoratcx Japan's surrender — and promptly were scolded for "unbusinesslike and careless" parliamentary methods. Hep. Saburo Shiikuma Declared that Japan needed food and reconstruction far more than monuments. And besides, he said, the women failed to consult party leaders beforehand. 4v^TH YEAR; VOL. 47"' "" Charges May HOW, ARKAN*A*,f UBbAY, AUGUST 6, 1946 Arkansas: Partly' elotrdy, i gl'e.rnoon, tonightahd'We&>sd Scattered IhundirlshSwefs this «y JACK BEU T t H 'T Washington, Aug. 0 —(/P)—Scrtale war 'Invesligators were said today 'to. have n tip lhal Rep. May (D-Ky) vacalioncd In Mia ml Beach, Fla., with'officials of the Garsson munitions combine in March ;or April, 1944. An official of the Mead committee said the group has received in forrnatlon Indicating lhat the Kentucky lawmaker may have been at the Versailles h o t cl in Miami Beach at some period during the tlrnc with Murray and Henry Gars son. The two brothers wore guid- lighls of the Batavia and Krie Bwsln -Metal Products 'companies and 'other firms in the combine. -p-il 1 to 12, 1044. 'Congress was in recess from April l to 12, 1944. Jn a speech to the House last July 8,.-May denied specifically that he had v received any travel ex pcnscs from the Cumberland Lumber company, an affiliate of the co'mbinc, adding that "I never used one penny of anybody's money ox ccpt my own as travel expense or otherwise." Nevertheless, the committee was understood to be preparing to question May—when his health permits hiin to-appear—about the rca so'ns for and the expenses of Ihe reported Florida trip at a period when War Department witnesses have testified the House Military committee chairman was exerting "specialpressurc" in behalf of the Gprs'son, cpmpanies. Committee records indicate that May also will be asked to explain his letters of April 12 an dMay 2 1945 tp Gen. Dwight D .Eisenhower concerning court martial proceedings against Capt. Joseph Herman Garsson. In his April 12 letter, May described Murray Garsson, the captain's falher, as "one of my warm personal friends." The court martial found Captain Garsson guilty of refusing to obey an order in the field but hecom- mended clemency, a recommendation that Eisenhower accepted. -May's spcial asspciations with the Garssons, such as his attendance at the Garsson-Klebcnov wedding in New Yprk City; Jan. 2, 1944, as well as his < dealings with the cpmbine and the Cumberland Lumber company are expected tp be the subject of extensive questions when the Kentucky congressman : appears before the . Senate committee, tprobably, after Sept. 1. •••••• ;i ^^jpjjg' •sNear Pdlermd Rome, Aug. 6 —(/P)— Four policemen and "many more" .peasants were reported killed today in fighting near Palermo between Caribi- nieri and Sicilian peasants in revolt against consigning their crops to the government's "granaries of the people." The fighting broke out yesterday when police attempted to enforce the wheat decree, the Italian news a'gency said, and women were reported fighting side by side with men against the Caribinicri, who used tanks and armored cars in their efforts to smash the revolt. The fighting was said to Ire centered in the town of Caccamo which dispatches said was surrounded by pplice, Sicily has lagged far behind most other parts of Italy in the granaries program, which the government instituted in an effort to smash the black market and assure an equitable bread ration. Latest reports said the Sicilians had turned in only 12.8 percent of their goal of 178,184 tons of wheat. o —„_ Increase Shown h in Production of Beverages WashinEton, Aug. 6 —'(/P)—American distillers turned out 17,760,000 gallons of whisky during the fiscal year 'ended last Juno 30. That was nearly 106,000,000 gallons more than was produced in the previous year of rigid wartime restrictions, a treasury report showed today. Dcspilc the larger output, however, bottlcd-iivbond withdrawals dropped from 9,578,000 gallons to 0,958,000. Slocks at the end of the year .totaled 374,073,000, gallons, an increase during the 12 months of 66,485,000 gallons. FREE SHELTER Chicago, Aug. C —M')— Ppliue- man Edward P. Mendenhall is considering leaving his shiny, new au- Ipmpbile at lipme. ..... Yesterday ' lie drove it t-p work for the first time arid parked it in front of the Chicago avenup station. Scanning rain ; qlouds he stretched .$.tarpaulin tent-like over Ihe new maBhinq 'and started, out on his beat. ' Later, a§ a liglit rain fell, Pe. tective Frank Shcehan saw a pair of shoes prolruding from the shelt- eri/ig tent he investigaled and found Ihree men — all without funds to rent a room — fast asleep He gave them the bum's rush and notified Mendenhall IP cpme IP the stalipn and rempve his "flpp- lipuse." CRASHINQ INCIDENT Springfield, 111., Aug. 6 — (JP>— A motorist missed a turn at a street .intersection and his car crashed through the large plate glass window of a shop operated by Paul Zintek. Zintek rushed from the shop surveyed the damage and went to wprk. His business is installing plate glass windows. Stdr of Hop*, \899i Press, 1927, Consolidated JonUdfv IB. 1929. Security Blackout Clamped on Haifa by British Jerusalem; 1 Aug. 5 M/PH- The Bltish clamped a security blackout today on Haifa, where 2,250 Jews Without immigration ' cerlifi» cates were held aboard ships. The British also' ,Were 'reported sending largd numbers' of troops' toward the north Palestine port. Jewish circles buzzed with widespread talk that the outlawed Hagana Jewish organization might attempt to disembark the Jews : by, "direct action." One Jewish spokesman, reminded that Haifa is a British naval base and guarded by large numbers of police and' troops, asserted: "They (the Hagana) have the men and they have the arms. If they decide to unload those ships, they'll unload them." . Four or five other 'ships, crammed with 5,000 more illegal Jewish immigrants, were reported heading for Haifa. - : - 1 - o - T—Young Heirens Confesses By* ROBERT T. LOUGHRAN ^,, Aug. G —(UP)— William Hen-ens, 17-year-old University of Chicago sophomore, told in a formal, detailed ' confession today of murdering six-year-old Suzanne Degnan, cutting up her body and placing parts in sewers and catch basins. > . v. :'•:. Heirens' long-awaited confession told in detail of the crime that shocked the nation' last -January when the little girl was taken; from her home and killed. '-, He told of climbingt into her room and apparently, awakening her. When she sat up' in bed, he said, he. strangled her. Then, he said, he took her to the basement of an apartment building nearby, dissected her body with a knife and disposed of the parts. He said he had not, intended to kidnap or kill the child, but had entered the Degnan home bent on burglary. • . • • His statement at times was confused. He could remember only disposing of the last part of the body, an arm, which he placd in a sewer. ; _ His grisly story apparently was intended to indicate ; his confused state of mind. Many of the details, he said he could not remember. But he remembeerd ' that . he choked the child in her room, .and at first-he .said-: he' used. his fingers. Then;"h 1 e 'said,- he mav have -used a piece of wire to wind around her neck. : .'...: Ho carried wire in his pocket of the type found near the scene of the murder; •••'•-. :••<•'• He said he threw the knife onto the elevated railroad structure a block north of ' the Degnan home'.* Then, he said,' he 'returned Ho"; the basement, washed up 'the blood he found there, and- wrote a ransom note demanding $20,000. . He took the note to the Degnan home and left it in the child's bedroom, he said. Then he boarded an elevated train, returned to his room on the university of Chicago 'campus, and began studying for'his day's classes. All this occurred before the sleeping parents were aware that their little girl had been murdered Heirens spoke in calm lona's, as if - he were trying to remember. He was surrounded by three of his lawyers, Stale's Attorney William J. Tuohy, assistant State's Attorney Wilbert Crdwley and police officers who took part in the investigation. His statement, one of the most gruesome in police records, marked the solution to a crime seldom equalled for its brutality Stenographers recorded every word the youth spoke. i_ Hoiah-cady had admitted the JJcgnan; slaying' orally, along with the murders -of Mrs. Joscphnc Ross, a, rwjdowocl housewife, and ;ex|jw^vq ^Frances 'Brown. It was }JTStfiJ m ed his confession would include all ! throe' 'Slayings.' AstHcirens -began "his confession 'gijnr^s ;were-. posted' 'outside the district attorney's office. His pur- cuts were not present. Heirens, replied, "Y e s sir," when asked "on Jan. '7; 1946, early on Monday morning, did you on that date Kidnap ana murder Suzanne Degnan?" Asked what he did with the body, the youth replied: "That part is not clear io my memory, but it was deposited in sewers." "Did you cut it up before you put it in different sewers?" he was asked. "To my knowledge, yes," he replied. Heirens said he used a knife to dissect the child's body, then threw it onto the elevated railroad structure a block from her home. •'. He said that after disposing of the body and the- knife he boarded an elevated train and returned tp the University of Chicago campus, arriving , there at 6 a. m. He went' to his room, he said, and began -to study. •> Hojrens said an hour and a half elapsed between 'the time he disposed of the last -part of the little girl's body and tht time he threw the knife ' away. Asked what hedid in the interim, his answer was vague. He ^ aid that when he disposed of the last portion of the body, an army, tht cover fell down on my ringer and it woKc me up a little bit and I remember from there practically everything, vaguely, but everything." He apparently referred to a sewer cover. . .-". EXPENSE STATEMENT Little Rock, Aug. 6 — (ff) — Dr F. C. Crow of Hope reported to the Secretary of State today that in winning the ninth senatorial district nomination he spent $354.87, of which 196.95 went for newspaper advertising. Missouri Vote to Be Test for Mr. Truman By ERNEST B. VACCAR'6 ' Kansas Cily, Aug . 6— (If)— 'tflls- souri..voters wrole wllh thefr, ballots tpday a vllal decision b'n Prbs- idenl Truman's altcmpted p'urfec 6f Rep. ,Rpger C.. Slaughter, .'ddeTding what Mr. Truman said Was 'a, queslion of whether the chief 'Executive was right or wrong. . - His opposllion to Slaughter's re*, nomination centered natlbnal 'attention' on the latter's race a'gainSl A. Axtell, who c a r "r i c'd both prcsidenlial and ClO-political action committee, support. Mr. Truman set the major Issue in the race when he told a neWs conference at Washington that if Slaughter was rignt, then he himself was 'wrong on key problems 'affecting the nation. Slaughter, as a member'of the House Rules committee, Mr.. Tru-' man said, had opposed virtually everything the White House -advocated. Since that time, the presi-' dent has made no further 'sta'to- mcnts and told reporters yesterday that he had not even made any telephone calls in connection with the primary, avoiding answering] his telephone at the summe'r White 1 ' House. ' ; The, brunt of the'baUlc for-Axtell was born by the CIO-PAC arfd the machine organization of Jambs Pendergast. Slaughter had the support of< the Frank Shannon political'faction and the endorsement of ex-mayor John B. Gage, who headed the'non- partisan citizens' party cleanup forces. ' Walsh had AFL and other labpr support, campaigning on a *pro^ gram of strong price control, 6x T panded social security, a broad 'federal housing program, and a /permanent fair employment .practices committee. . ',i Axtell also promised to vote for' an FEPC, and a modified OPA u'n-, til prices were stabilizied. : Slaughter, whose oppbrients called him a reactionary, bitterly denounced the proposed • JTEPC and said: that if being reactionary! meant opposition to domination: of] the democratic party by 111% 'CIO' political action committee, then'^ ! was a reactionary. . . Other Primaries: , Virginia—Senator Harry ; Byrdi (D), opposed by the GIO-PAC",; seeks' renomination in a race With! lawyer;.who says he isn't a,;can-! didate ;of'^organized labor,;; Therei House solas:• s *' r ' ••-'"•"''•;'"•' !! "-' : Kansas—Rep. Frank ^Carlson, republican: member of the'House' Ways and Means committee; 'is''re- garded by party : leaders' aV 'the. likely GOP. nominee'for 'go'verhor. He has two- opponents. '•*'"•" r , The ; Democratic gubernatorial racex finds former Goy. ' Hai-ry H. Wobdringi who has'called for modification of the state's constitution to permit state sale of li^uol', contesting wilh-thre eoth'ers. : '.' ' There als.o are cpntfcsts for five of six House seats,' all'hel'dtty Republicans. • •" • • New Hampshire—Gov. 'fih'aVles M. Dale R) is seeking renb'mina- tion with Rep. Sherman 'j\'dams Dale, former Portsmouth Mayor, as his chief opponent. F. ClyHe Keefe, four times rhay- or of Dover, seeks Dembcratic nomination for governor in ; a race with Harry Carlson, former 'assistant Secretary of Commerce. West Virginia—CIO ericlorsed Senator Harley M. Kolgorc (D) seeking renomination in a 'contest with . Buhl Shahan, former : n'aval lieutenant commander. Th'o'mas Sweeney, wheeling insurance man,' is contesting with Claude R. Hill, mayor of Oak Hill, for the 'republican naomination, Arkansas—Democrals in five districts .will select congressional nominees. . Meeting Wednesday of Hope Industrial Corporation Members of the board of directors of the Hope Industrial Corporation will hold a 'business "sos- s»° n at 10 a.m. tomorrow at Hope City Hall, All members are urged to be present. Army Still Needs Blood Donations Officials Say \\Vashingtpn, Aug. 6 — (/p)— The nET'Vk stl li nce . ds blood dpnatlpns, Ihe War Deparlmenl said Idday in reporting that gifts have dwindled. J'Maj. Gen. Norman f. Kirk, sur- jgcon general, npted there still are pitals. He said the American Red about 90,000 pallenls in army hps- Crpss is alsp "aprehensive" over the decline in donalions, - o _ , • Gl Officers Take Over in Tennessee Athens, Tcnn., Aug. 6 —(UP)— Law enforcement in Athens today rested in the hands of cx-scrvice- men. ' ' Sheriff-elect' Knox Henry, chosen on a Gl-parlisan ticket in last week's bloody election, today as- 'sumcd office ",*as interim sheriff unlil September, 1 .when his complete ticket takes over the administration of McMinn county. \ _ Making a clean sweep of Me city's police department, the governing citizens emergency committee last night named a complete new-police force made up of war veterans, gall were members of the rebellious faction that ousted the political machine in power here for-10 years. Bill ,Knox was named chief of .police, and ny Pierce, Peck McKeeham, and J. B. White were named patrolmen. All four served as-,,temporary officers during re- Cent days when Alhens was wilh- o'ut ;legal law enforcement officers. o Chinese Were Murdered in Wholesale Lots By TOM LAMBERT ,. Tokyo,' Aug.-.6 • —(/P)—Hideki To •30 ;;and his 26. co-defendants were accused, today by the prosecution of. 'Paging. such a ruthless war in Gnl(ja ;that Chinese soldiers- were "massacred in . wholseale lotsV— nearly one,million of them slain *f.te.r being taken in ; battle.'.. .The China phase of the big war FMpri;: trial was .iintroduceds; by oljaThpmasJI.' Morrowi ~* / ~ t: -'- ! -' ., ,-- .whichvdrevt a rebuke.from Sir William:, Webb, president of the international/ tribunal... , : Sir William said it contained ''inflammatory, statements" and that the,,; trial judges "resent being treated as a jury.". •. • •. As evdence;-in siippor oo.t of : the China phase accusations, an af fidavit was introduced. It was by the Chinese magistrate in whose district , occurred the. shooting. at 'the Marco.Polo, bridge:on Peiping's outskirts' in 1937, signalling Jap- -anese invasion of China proper. The magistrate, Wag Len-Chai, said that 'Japanese maneuvers there were "without any treaty rights";, that,. after the first attack near the bridge resulted in many;.' casualties, the Japanese "oscillated between fighting and peacemaking .in order to gain time" for the arrival of reinforcements. Hot Springs Man to Face Charges in Slaying Hot Springs, Aug. 6 —(/P)— Tom Woods, 77 of Hot Springs was bound over under $2,500 bond to the Garland county crand jury on a murder charge following a preliminary hearing in Municipal court here today. - ' ' The charge grew out of the fatal stabbing yesterday of Cal Irwin, Morning Star, '• Police said the stabbing followed a quarrel involving a woman at Woods' home here. Physicians performed a delicate operation to close a knife wound in Irwin's heart, but he did not rally. Most Active Japanese of the Occupation h Minister Who Is Reviving Christianity By RUS5ELU BRINES (For Hal Boyle) Tokyo. Aug. G —(/P)— Tnyohino Kagawa, 58-year-old Christian minister, is probably the mos't active Japanese of the occupation — vigorously pushing plans ranging from a great Christian revival throughout Japan tp solving food shortages. Impartial observers say the energetic little man retains grea't in- tluencc although some of his Wartime speeches were abroad as jingoistic. considered Early in the occupation he told me in an interview that he hated the word "defeat" because "I am a Japanese." Intimates say Kagawa's dominant interest at the moment -is his three-year "ali Japan Christian evangelist campaign" which began Sept. G as a nationwide attempt to spread Christianity. Kagawa currently is touring the country giving a series of Chris- ''an. lectures including a sp'ecial Christian service in Tokyo. He also is working to restore an estimated 500 Christian churches which were burned put during the SimuJtanepusly, h e is furthering his long-held dream for a s'eries of co-operatives directly liiikihi .producer and consumer which he says is the only method of insuring adequate food for Ja.pan. Kagawa- holds the position of adviser to the social democratic party, which he helped to found, and heads the "co-operative unions federation." He recently was appointed a member of the House of Peers, the second chamber of Japan's diet. The welfare ministry a short time ago adopted Kagawa's plan for unemployment insurance, and the Japan educators union recently named him as its chairman despite his protests that he was too old and ill. He is editor and publisher of the weekly Japan Christian newspaper and is president of the "international peace society" which he also helped to organize. Tp handle all these duties, Kagawa maintains a driving schedule, permitting himself only four hours of sleep daily. He has become so lean that intimate associates are concerned over his health. Friends say Kagawa frequently has praised General MacArthur's policies in private conversations. "MacArthur's pplicy is a grand success," he was quoted as saying on one occasion. "Every Japanese should recognize his acts and sincerity and should express full gratitude to tlje general." • Advises U. 5. to Leave China; By EDWIN B, Maaklnaon Washington, Aug. 6 —Wl— Sen. ators Ellender (D-La) and Butler R-Ncb., said today Gen. Douglas MacArthur expects to be able soon to carry out the occupation of Japan "with a handful of our troops." Just mback from^a 42-day flight that carried them rind three house members around the .*vorld, the Senators credited Mac.Vlhur with a tiptop job of -organizing and controlling the defeated Japanese, As for China, however, both senators said in separate interviews they favor speedy withdrawal of all American troops and an immediate end of direct aid to that trouble-beset nation "We wore all greatly impressed with what General 'MacArthUrfflaV done and is doing in "Japan," El- told Us that our -troop& 'soon' cam Butler-affirmed this'^and' added' that he' expects MacArthur to re* main sunrpme^commander in Japan until the job is reduced to^ai routine. •, ! \, Shortly after MacArthur first entered Japan ho produced a minor' sensation in military and .diplomatic circles here by announcing that occupational troops could bu reduced to 200,000 within six months. That estimate, touched off a flurry of critical comment, coming as it did in the midst of congressional.' and public controversies over demobilization and postwar policies. In their comment on China both Ellender and Butler said the current attempt tp bring about a truce between opposing factions is an impossible task. "We are trying to cure Conditions in China that have existed for m many centuries;" Ellender said. "Our troops there are not easing a tense situation. There 1 are many incidents we m do not hear about back here." As an.; example, Ellender said that in Shanghai the congressional group was: served a special Chinese dinner-prepared by a "fine- looking mess' sergeant 'at the headquarters." "The sergeant served us the dinner^ and "stepped outside a few hours later;,! and was murdered," tne senator,? 1 declared . "No one knew ,Why, ; ;'he was killed. We should - get our troops out i as soon .as .posible.KX •,. , 4 , i -• :Butler*&iid«<)0.-on'e"had beSn "able to explain; to him "just what -our troops •-. are: doing in China." "We have no business in China," he added. "We are 'not at war with China or any faction there." ; '' ,'•''-- •'-. - —: O International Fight Over Prize Ship By WILLIAM BOYLE London, Aug 6 —(UP)— An international legal battle over salvage rights of the $4,300,000 American Farmer and cargo was predicted by both British and American claimants today as the damaged prize ship limped through Atlantic swells toward the British coast. Charges and counte'i-charges of "high handed action" i and rightful owner crackled by .radio from ship to shore. A salvage crew from the Farmer's sister ship, the American Ranger, sailed the crippled vessel and her cargo' of wheat toward England at [six knots. , A small British steamer, the Elizabeth, reached the American Farmer first. Capt. E, Millers and his crew claimed the salvage prize, hoisted the Butish ensign, and started towing the Farmer towarti Cardiff. , Later the Amciican Ranger hove into sight), A larger crew was sent aboard the Farmer fiom her sister ship. .Capl. Millers said the Americans struck the British ensign, raised the American flag, and cast off her low line Millers said he had signaled: "Hands off; this prize is mine." He said the Americans ignored his Warning and started the American Farmer off in a different direction under her own power Officials of the Hudson Steam- onnni 0> 'r^ ltl - who ma "aeed the 2,000lon Elizabeth of the British" transport ministry, said the American action was "high handed." I hey appealed to the admiralty and treasury solicitors to intervene. A Hudson director said both the Farmer and Ranger may be "arrested" when they reach port, probably in 'four or five days In New York, officials of the United States lines, which owns u°ih the Ranger and the F-nmer had a different story. They said Capt. Oscar Johnson, of the Ranger, had radioed thdt the Elizabefe Jf?| D '," lnc 2P able " of towing the 8,258-ton farmer into poit A company spokesman said Johnson was instructed to "aiseil the rights of the owner" in any dispute with the British pi«e messages had indicated that the crew, and that numeious radio British crew was "disinclined to leave the Ameucan Faimer and disinclined to let its line slip fiom the ship." An RAF pilot who fleW over the scene two days -ago used stronger language. He said at that time, it looked like one hell of a fight going on down there " „ Th o u .' ,_ s - unes conceded that the British ciew probably had boarded the Farmer first, but said the courts would have t o decide who was entitled to th<* Salvage prize. Company spokesmen sdid messages received in New York did not indicate that a Bfitiih flag was flying over the Farmer When the American crew went aboard her. Need of Christian Approach on World Needs Is Seen ' Cambrldgch'/'fihgfand,' 'Aug. IS -(/P) -The "in-lernatlo-nal' bonfer" f nc i e j??« World ' 0 I dcr . agreed that differences; of opinion be- tw;een Russia^ aHd the .'west- under- fcored a nedd ;fdr a CdrHmisslon t6;"study ^thorttufthly the, church's position concerning 1 political and social tensionji. . Earlier disciissions had " cast doubt on whether such anommis- sion was needed. John Fdsler Dulles of New York, chairman of the conference and one of the American delegates to the United assembly, - y, laid the groundwork for the new debt on what * hb termed Va rather appalling array of tensions among the 'big powers." , He said the ch'ris'tian approach T the problem meant that each nation "must look at its own attitude to discover what is wrong with it and remedy it, with a view to reducing tcnsins." Reports Big Wave, Quake Da mage , Ciu*dad Trujillo, Dominican Republic, Aug. 6 — CUP)— Horrified peasants who lived through - the earthquake and tidal wave On the northern Dominican shore described today as a thundering upheaval which ripped open the earth, sent up sulfurous fumes and churned the A.tlantlc into a frenzy. Fragmentary reports from the stricken northeastern shore disclosed an exceptional geologic disturbance of frightful majesty. Thousands of peasants fled into the woods and hid while the earth continued to shiver spasmodically long after the first violent quake early Sunday afternoon. In San Juan, on ntarby Puerto RICO, seismographs recorded more than 50 small 'quakes m the West inaies between Sunday afternoon and last night. The towns of Matanzas and Vilta Julia "Molina, at the head* of Es- cocesa Bay were reported virtually flattened by.the tidal'wave.,Per- sons reaching here from Matanzas said there were many" casualties. Four persons wede reported dead. Broken communications de- ,layed a check on casualties,, and the toll may run much higher. -> Bef ora^the ^earthquake, witnesses said, boormrifev, submarine explosions of great.intensity were -^" tions of atom Somb^expTosiSn Then, the >, quake i t hit. Buildings collapsed,. Railroad. Hracfts were twisted like strands <ofisteel wire. Roads were 'torn .up. Villagers, suffering,fiom the excesg- ive heat, jumped "up "and ran for open counary. "" -• - >> Next came the tidal wave. t " ,With a swelling roar it rolled up the bay and smashed against the towns. Dwellings and ,shops wore swept away by the waves?- Slabs of walls and roofs were hurled inland from the shore. (A U S. Navy pilot from Puerto Rico who flew over Matanzas said the tidal wave seemed to have de- slnoyed most of the town. After the tidal Wave, reports said, there were jagged ruptures-in the earth's surface. Fountains of sulfurous waters were said to have spurted from the crevices. Apparently the center of the earthquake was a spot nearly 30 miles below the Atlantic ocean surface off the qpast, Roger M, Wilson of the, San Juan observatory said the center was many miles from Puerto Rico and "possibly stnaight down," Material damage from the earth tremors was reported very preat in San Francisco, De Macons and other cities a few milsc inland. Business and social organizations are aiding the government in relief work, i , "i 0 ,>'! s Shirts, Shorts May Reappear on Market BY MARVIN L. ARROWSMITH Washington, Aug 6 — (/P)— A spokesman for retail clothing merchants said wibtfully today that higher textile prices may put $2,25 shuts and 79-cent shorts back PH store shelves, _"Thst's o Ul . hop e> " sa , d Lo ,,, s Rothschild, executive director of the national association of ret-i 1 clothieis. He Jold a' reporter thai the average 16 percent increase in cotton textile ceilings put into ef- fert by OPA yesterday "undoubt edly will encourage greater production" of cotton apparel. "Manufacturers will have an incentive to produce shirts tp retail at $225 and shorts a T t 79 cents/' Rothschild said, "We haven't had any-of those in a long time." Up to now, Rplhiohijy added manufacturers have not be'en db!t to make a profit on these lower- priced items. He said they should begin re-appear jn -store), jn about 30 days. QPA said the 16 percent textile increase will boost co'ttpn clothing prices six tp eight percent and jump the cost pf household Jmens about 17 percent Rothschild, however, expiesscd belief the OPA clothing price esu- mate is "on the conservative side. While OPA, 'was bopstmg textile prices to meet re,qmrenfcnts. of the new price control law, the agency s consumer advisory com- miHo. cal l e( J fov cautioj, -'-*•• Paris, Aug,*e'(/P> -S^crgfeyt State Jamer *'.'Byrnes^ai •--'-•• Foreign Minister V. M.' me clashed on the.fkfor of ihe>' Peace ^Conference '•-*--•- >s fa ** rt today, ri "'—- j rr~ * "vMu.7 , .uijuicw riaiai Russian with seeking* di the conference through Four -« and^Mololov .ret the Big Fourt-was an Artier Idea. * 't if 1 " ~ 'Byrnes, replying slans s charge of ,incorts ,, read copiously, from, "theH*co'i| and 'challenged •> ^Moloto^ % m lhat the "Unitedk'Slates^'''dfljBatfe'Sf remarks were published^rfFthVi " viel Union. > v ,, <•>,*& _ Molotov repeated his charl. ! n -5? ns A ten _?y-: ..He, said m ------ — .._, -u ..agreed decisions 1 ministers , of the _ ,„ . Wi MJV. *iuui •^5'r cipal r p-owers,, Russia, /Brita France and' ihe» United States! He accepted -Byrnes- challenge™ have the secretary of statellgi 1 ' marks published' iri * the" RUsSt press. , The-exchange topk 1plat,..,^» wrej9 sc u co .u d week"-of arguments*faW,tol whether the Committee will'lecoml me ? d a iu" 1 l that a ' s impleimljori^| or two-thirds majority voteiswill*be*» i-«"niilrnrt..ffM.i4V.n t..ti —^*i__7_-:'J;Si vu i"C(j.ureign'ininisn four fpr^inal action.*' Chairman P.aul-Henri Belgium! Announced 'that^theScom'^ mittee, would,ballot on .voting pro-J cedure t af the afternoon-session;beif ginmng^at 4 p/, m . (9 6 a.'m.^pentral^ The committee urged government agencies, mcluaing the new "strong stand" Against" "pyf ture' elimination of poptrols. Molotov, BI /*• I '' * "' •fc«'."7''--i^l Clash at Ml -four: .?u a ^ a 'f lme) -n -^ ^I'^tV^/l, The day's opening session *-Va! adjourned at 1:47 p. m. (6:47tt-r 1 "*"" *v * " ( i American dele'gate also' fch'j lenged the accuracy of Molotp statement before the .peaceJddrif, ence rules committee yesterday When he accused ^Byrnes of»inc8ff sistency for~s ^ Interrupting^ e debSe irf^e committee on^ttfetl hojly-i T y 7 e » « s- < • juien rtne aoviet had its the wall, the-United States eq aid and we- came to tl We have only a,4miratl ' spect for the -people 'of Union. And we;won't let^th miration-and v respect b'e~cl Molotov's intej-preler, N lov, follpwed, Ihe.isecretaiyss^ad- 1 '! dress closely, leaning toward thV<j speaker and straining to hear bending over'Molotov* at l ° whisper > snatches"p r f th« Molotov,, seated only i away from, „'<- Byrns,' «*a changed expression-throughc American's speech r , ** *'4.' rjfv r f Byrnes declared-that ever (since \\ Potsdam Molotov had attemptertol have the foreign ministers coun " y dictate to the'co'nference. He^aq4 n fd ''Since the conference" convened^ I ha.ve,«pt uttered onc_word. mt~erV ticism'of,the position taken-byvthe representative-of the SoviefUnipn^ Af "- lime have I questioned Candidate Asks for Recount r in Mpntgornery Mount Ida, Aug. 6.-(ff>)— \ recount in eight ' of -Montgomery^ < counly'i 21 precincls in last weekls J Democratic primary has been Te-1 quested by ,Eighteenlh "Pistncttfr- 11 ^ Proseculmg- Attorney Curtis^ L^ » Ridgway of v Hot Sprfiigs, who apt Fll parently 'was, 1 - defealed for renomV^I ation by Sjdney, McMath b'f H6tf prmgs, t t , >^\ McMath, leader of a group J oft *.-KPl*\Moomon . ««.,.,J.*3_ i__ *_ _. _T.*i t- ' " l aes the regular Garland couny. machine, led 'on the basis H pf"!a more than 3 to 1 vote -in "Mont- ;f gomery county, whip!) enable'd Hirn 1 "! o overcome a smajl lead T lfopJ Hidgway in Garland county^ RidgV way was a candidate of lh litical orga.nizatipn headed by " Population of Hiroshima in Tribute to K Hiroshima, Aug, 6 —vr>"-*um pgpple o^ this, city stood silent* for one minute to^ay m 1 z memory pf iheir friends who 3 $ were lujjed a year ago by the, " !"„ - ! first atomic bomb dropped on. " y-f% Japan, * |v ] V- *r- Hiroshima residents ob4' served, the day othtnuse a t their usual task*, Including the, Rebuilding of structures which, were burned, destroyed - or, twisted by tto bomb k { * OIL PB9ByCT 0 |ON~ •lUlS^t wKI^l f A-Ugi, 6 ***"VfV'™*Hi^t oil prpductipn javeraged 4,892 barrels daily in the week sue August 3, a decline pf 38,450 1 rels, the pil and ga§ "journal poited today. ? * ™ ^ >, Texas ^accpvu}te4 fpr ^nost of th& '* If Arkansas,'a,44e4 SO to 78,950 and ' ^ ouisiana was up 80,0 f " oa-Jonn*"* •- <* ) ^ <L. &^l^

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