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.MOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Tuesday, August J 3. 1941 Behind Walls s |f Oak Ridge Atom-Plant •- * By PETEft EDSON NEA Staff Correspondent Oak Ridge, Tenn., Aug. 9 —NEA)—The Clinton Laboratories, which began work In Sept.. 1943, on a one-year .experiment to determine the "know-how" of atomic bomb making and handling,, have now developed into one of the most .important scientific, institutions in the country. The intended temporary nature of the establishment is apparent on every, hand. When the first newspapermen were taken into I 1 " 1 its holy of holies a few days ago, they found wooden and galvan- izedd iron buildings nearly everywhere. They were painted a neat gray with green trim. But the place still looked more like a .construction camp or a mining town than . a spotless laboratory. Instead of the white frock coats •which the scientists wear in the ' advertising illustrations, the Clinton technicians wore field shoes PIN-WORMS At Last A Real Treatment! Anyone who has ever had Pin-Worms knows how tormenting and omharrassinu this infection can be. and how hard it may be to deal with the creatures, once they get a foothold inside the body. Today, thanks to a special, medically recognized drug (gentian violet). a highly effective treatment has been made possible. This'drue is the vital ingredient in P-W. the Pin-Worm tablets developed in the laboratories of Dr. D. Jayne & Son. P-W tablets are small and easy to take, and they act in a special way to remove Pin-Worms. So watch out for the warning signs that may mean Pin-Worms in your child or yourself—especially the aggravating rectal itch. And don't delay. Ask your druggist for JAYNE'S P-W right away, and follow the directions. Satisfaction guaranteed, or your money beck. . It's easy to remember: P-W for Pin-Wornu.. and coveralls, or dust plain pants and shirts; A bis barn-like frame structure going up near the pilot plant pile antl the "hot lab" is to house what has been nicknamed "Dr. E. P'. WJgner's College bf Nu"ipn- Knowledge.' ' It will open about Sept. 1 with a select stuuent uuuy of 35 —ab'out half chemists, half physicists. AH will be graduate scientists now employed by leading industrial research organizations, or heads of science departments of leadin universities. They will be coming lo this somewhat bleak, barren and out of the way place to learn how to handle nuclear energy atoms and isotopes that hold unknown secrets. In this un-campus-like campus will be orte of the highest institutions of scientific learning in the world. One of Original Five Dr. Wigner, Director of Research at the Clinton Laboratories and dean of this new college, was one of the' original quintel of Szilard, Fermi, Heller and Keisskopf —foreign-born scicnlist refugees in America who saw the possibilities of atomic fission and persuaded President Roosevelt to launch a project to develop its war-time uses. Wigner is of medium height and slight' build. He is quiet- voiced, shy, spectacled, balding. He was born in Hungary 44 years ago and got out of Germany in 1930! In 1941 he married a New England school teacher. His regular job now is as professor at Princeton, but he has a year's leave' of absence to direct re search for Monsanto Chemical at Clinton Lab. He has a good "American" sense of humor. When he was asked about some technical ques tion he could not answer for se curity reasons; he ducked it with the remark, "Well, when you kill a cat, you cither want the meat or the skin. But here is more than one way to- kill a cat, anc more than one way to skin it." Another of the projects as signed to Clinto Lab is the con signed to Clinton Lab is the con struction bf the first atomic "pile' for the development of power. In charge of this project is a veteran Monsanto chemical engineer, Dr C. Rogers McCullpugh. It wil Ibc called the Farrington Daniels SEE US FOR... Capsules for BOTS Anodyne Colic Mixture (BLOATS) Sulfaguanidien Bolets Veticellin Duotak Powder Kemvite Oblets Calcium Boro-Hibate Hemorrhagiz-Septicemla Bacterin Blackleg Bacterin Mixed Bacterin (Equine) Hog Cholera Virus Anti Hog Chokra Serum A Complete Line of Syringes CRESCENT DRUG STORE Phone 600 Paging Omar, the Tentmaker If the.white shirt shortage has you down, shed a tear for Henry Kite Chicago giant appearing at Milwaukee's Centurama. Ho asked Gus Weinberg, left, and Harold Stern, right, local haberdashers, for a dozen shirts. Their 5-fpot tape measure was too short to take in Kite's 7-foot, 6-inch wingspread, but they settled at size 17% collar and 41^-inch sleeve. The dozen shirts cost $124. power' pile, in honor of the di- •eclor of Ihc metallurgical laboratories at Chiiago University vho is now a consultant to Dr. VIcCullough. Plans for this power pile are still on the drawing board. No .ime limit has been set for ils complclion, but the work is being Dushed. It will be a pilol plant, >uill for cxperimejilal purposes >nly ,and nol lo furnish power 'or any particular project. Engineers from General Electric Weslinghouse, Allis-Chalmers and olhcr manufactorers are serving as consullanls on the slaff. The big problem is to build an nstallation that will withstand .he tremendous heat thai must be developed. The pile will really be an "atomic fire box" developing the heat nigh pressure steam. for a boiler, to generate The steam will be used to drive a turbine which in turn will drive a standard electric generator. Third Big Job Third big project at the "temporary" Clinton lab will be construction betatron, of a 100-million-volt an electronic microscope, and other laboratory equipment to supplement existing research facilities. In this equipment will also be a new general purpose pile for further research Among the problems which this laboratory will tackle will be research into what holds the atom together . Scientists know, for inslance,. lhat an alom consists of protons and neutrons —positive and negative , electric charges whirling about in a sub-microscopic solar system of their own. What, holds them together, what keeps them from flying-apart, scientists do ' not know, but they'd like to find out. For a "temporary" laboratory, built only to prepare the first experimental quantities of fissionable material, it's some job to learn how to handle a chain reaction with safety, to train a few people, and build a pilot plant for the huge Hanford piles which made the material that went into the bomb. Clidton laboratories are now U.S. Army Has Plenty of Air Programs A letter to "Smoe" from "Kilroy" Bv Cpl. R. G. Hyle Hope Army Recruiting Station Dear "Smoc" In yesterdays letlcr I lold you I would tell you about some more of our radio programs, so while I'm thinking of them, I better put them down in writing. Beginning this rponlh (July) Ihe U. S. Army Recruiting Service will have Ihc largest number of radio programs ever sponsored by any one organization. They are as lollovvs: "Warriors of Peace", a scries of dramatic shows emphasizing the Army's service to mankind in bolh war and neace every Sunday afler- 175 slalions of the ABC network. "Proudly We Hail," a special series of recorded programs, furnished each week to more lhan 500 stations, featuring .the top stars in Hollywood, with eminent college president and civilians, joining with military leaders in presenting the story of cnlistmenl opporlun- Japs Learn of Fate of Their Super Ship Tokyo, Aug. 12 — (/P)— Japanese learned for the first lime loday the full slory of the last clays of their super battleship Yamalo, in a ntwspapcr story which tcr-m.-cl the big warships suicidal attack OM American forces off Okinawa "foolish" rather than heroic. Japanese imperial hcadquartc .' announcement of'-a 'victory,'in' the' engagement was "a big 111',"- the newspaper Asahi said bluntly; an it termed sending the warship into battle without aerial cover a miserable blunder. Quoting the ship's captain, Jiro Nomura, ont of the few survivors, Asahi told this story of the Ya- malo's final attack: Carrying only sufficient fuel for a one-way trip, the Yamato left for Okinawa on" April G, 1945, after all aboard had held a "farewell banquet," knowing the. .hopelessness of their mission. '• i ' Out lighl cruiser and seven destroyers .'accompanied Ihc 62,000-lon battleship. (Americans had csti- maled her tonnage at 45,000.) Only four destroyers returned. The Yamato fought a seven-hour battll with American planes during which she was hit 1 by ' 12 torpedoes, seven large bombs and many small ones. Her purpbsc had been to sink as many American ships off Okinawa as possiblt; instead, she was driven;to sea by 'ceaseless American air attacks. Soon: cfipplcd aiid helpless, with American planes roaring over in waves .of 1,000, the Yamalo began to sink. Loss of life was hlavy "Fear of merciless punishment' prevented many crewmen from saving themselves b y jumping overboard. Her mission was the Japanlsc navy's last offensive. checked in wflh the local control lower at U:50 a.m A Wright Field officer who dc clincd to be Identified, flight "sounds like an snid Ihc unofficial ,record" for such n distance but he .said he was not certain what the record- Was. Ai-my officers hoi'c sal'd the official world's, speed record was 013 miles per hour, An elephant's think contains 40.000 muscles. „ >Legumes add fertility to the soil.l Plan ~,wise use of our wntcr re*| sources. Shooting Star Travels 677 Miles Per Hour Richmond, Vn., Aug. 12 — (/I 1 )— An army jet propelled P-80 Shooting Slar which streaked, from Wright Field, Dayton, Ohio, to the Richmond Army Air Base —a dis- lance of 395 miles by air — in 35 minutes may have set an unofficial speed record of 677.14 miles per hour, army officers staled yesterday. Piloted by Major Gus Linclqiicst, Field at 9:15 a. m. Saturday and the plane checked out of Wright HOT O ONE that about me! I've heard people who have party-line tele* phones (I have one, too) complain about others on their line—say they talk too much, or listen in, or interrupt. I But they don't say that about me. No, sir! J figure if you want other folks to do right by you, you've got to do right by them. So I watch my telephoning, "Even Stephen" is my motto. Keep the calls sho/t and let the other folks get in their share of talk. Jt works, too! We never- bj,ve any trouble oo our party line, Southwestern Bell Telephone Co, operated under a conlracl given by the War Department's Manhattan Engineer. Distinct to, Mon- jq .• i ^i$ffl*fwfti¥fc$ s i ''^ntil- - JuWe'^o7l94^, be taken over by the neNv Atomic Energy Commission when it gets going. Today Clinton Laboratories is the only manufacturer of radio isotopes for outside research. It was never intended that this wor kshould be done here. The original plan was to tear the place down after it had comnletec ils original research job on Ihc bomb. But in the process of doing this work, Clinton built up a trainee staff. And it had the equipmen to do Ihe work of further re search on atomic energy in its first experimental pile and "ho lab." So loday, -instead of dismantling, it is expanding. Its force now numbers about 100, 400 of whom arc scicntisls and technical men. o Continued Hike in Clothing Prices Predicted ities. "Voice of the Army", a transcribed series of radio programs, issued every week to approximately 800 radio stalions. Dramatic stories in army tradition: "Division Dairy", a,series of musical and dramatic shows, saluting he famous army divisions and fea- uring the army .band, over the mutual nelwork, 11:30 lo 12 EST every Friday, The other Ihree I have already menlioncd in my last few letters. an vou think of anything else bet- .er to do during the hot summer nights, than to sit back in a big easy chair with a nice cold drink irorn the service club, listening lo these swell programs? I'm telling you, Smoe, they're the tops. Well pal, the fellows want me lo make il a fourth in a ping pong game, so I'm, going-to jclo'se and \yill -drop .you a shorf.,;riote lomor- p*iw-A A'-,4 ! :i'-- -.v .'«&-.'- - -.•-.•ilv.-yEi&Stei-. • Women In your'4Q's'—this great medicine Is /amous to relieve hot flushes, nervous tension—when due to the functional 'mlddle-aRe' period pecu- •' llnr to women. Worth trying! So Smooth the SUAVE ...wi.e.j CONTOUR COATS, designed to flatter without fur, to swathe your figure without hulk. Beautiful new 1947 styles of rich-textured wools. Winter weight—all interlined; Misses', women's, juniors' sizes..Us.e our Layaway Plan, 2975 Washington, Aug. 10 — Price Administrator Paul (UP)— Porter said today that clothing prices will continue to increase until sometime next ar. In ins weekly radio address (ABC), Porter said thai "the average cost of clothing will probably go up considerably for a while." But, he added, "I think Ihcre is good reason lo expect that Ihc average cost of clothing will come down somewhat during 1947 as supplies expand and as compclilion reasserts itself, bringing more lower priced clothing into the market." Youth Loses Life in A Game of / Russian Poker / St. Peters, Pa., Aug-T 12 — (/P)— A 19-ycar-oid-^mcrcha.nt marine staked -his life in a game of Russian poker yesterday and dresv a ,losing hand. The victim was John D. Baldwin of Poltstown, Pa. In "Russian poker" a singl§ bullet is placed in the chamber of a pistol. The "player" spins the chamber, points the gun at his head and pulls the trigger, The weight of the bullet is supposed to carry il past the hammer of the gun as the chamber revolves, Cheser County Deputy Coroner Fred Manship issued a certificate of accidental death. He said the youth was sitting on the porch of his grandmolh- er's home here showing friends htnv Ihe gumc was played. said the nation's consumers also will have to "reckon with' 'higher retail prices on some other commodities, including automobiles. Porter believed ending of subsidies under the new OA law will result in "some increase in Ihc cosl of living." . "But on th whole I'm confidenl lhat the increase in your cost of diving above Ihe level of last vine can be held to a -small amount — provided air the anti-inflation pow " s' under the law ^re used effec- NOW, MORE THAN EVCR|pFORE THE ARMY HAS A GOODliB FOR YOU! _^ ' ' ft* Our Daily "' Bread Sliced Thin by The Editor Alex. H. Wa«hburn Election Parry Crowd Sets Record Tuesday night's Election Parly &£; an all-time record for attendance lor the nearly 20 years thai The Star has been holding this "town block" feature. Our guess is that over 4,000 persons jammed into South Walnut and East Second streets. Last night's races were close and exciting — and yet, as elcc- ions go, we have had many where there were more offices disputed, including ii governor' race some years back which carried the Election Party on to 3:30 o'clock in the ilVrning.But last night's parly, centering on local and custricl races rather Hum slate contests, nd-cd comparatively early—1:30 a.m.. So il was Ihc love of a crowd and a good show thai broughl folks out. For the first time we had some "live talent" out there in front 6f the projection screen. Manager Remind 11. Young of the local th-ea-, tors had erected a temporary . tagc: ---and at SI p. m. Peter Paul, panto- mine artist who has been appearing at the Now theater, went on for a 10-minulc performance. The c*/jwd thought he was swell. In fact, anything of a silent nature around an Election Party, was a novelty for sure! Our thanks arc due to all vtfio helped make this. « grand com- munily show — especially County Clerk Leo Ray, who co-operated to the fullest in "filling' us in" on missing precinct returns. 0 - ;• Hope WEATHER FORECAST Arkansas: Partly cloud-"' this afternoon, tonight and Thursday. Scattered afternoon thundefshow- ers in extreme south portion.. 47TH YEAR: VOL. 47—NO. 258 Star of HOM. 1899: Pfeit. 1927. Consolidated January 18, 1929. HOPE, ARKANSAS, WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 14,1946 (APt—Means Associated Press (NEA)—Means NewsooDor Enterprise Ass'n. PRICE 5c COPY Russian Bloc Renews Attack on Greece By R. H. SHACKFORD Paris, Aug. 14 — (UP)— The Soviet bloc renewed its attack on Greece at the peace conference lo- day, with Dmitri Manuilski of the Ukraine accusing the Greek government of trying to slave off peace in Ihe Balkans. Manuilski spoke in support of Bulgarian Foreign Minister Gcor- gicv Kulichcv's appeal to the conference for an easier peace, rcjcc lion of -Greek territorial demands on Bulgaria and a Bulgarian cor ridor across recian thrace to the Aegean. •„ Yugoslavia and Bulgaria pre nad accused the Greeks o •'fatetnling wars in Ihc Balkans. Kulichev himself accused Grccc of aggressions againsl neighboring stales over a long period. He pro scnlcd Bulgaria's appeal agains the proposed peace terms In th Jerusalem Is Divided Into Defense Zones Jerusalem, Aug. ' 14 —(UP)— A telephoned warning thai the Jerusalem postofficc had been mined today reopened a Jewish 'Underground war of nerves against the British, who -admitted they expected violent retaliation ;"or their trcaly draft prepared by the Bi Four foreign ministers. Chairman James F. Byrnes ar nounccd when Kulichev had fin had asked permission to speak o ishcd that Poland and the Ukrain the Bulgarian stalcrncnt. The Bulgarian foreign minislci pleading his country's case . in cause she helped the Allies i'l Ih plenary session, said Bulgar. i dc served co-bclligcrenl slalus final months of war. Bulgaria was the thi-d of Ihc five defeated countries to present its case. Hungary was .scheduled lo appear in the afternoon session, and Finland probably tomorrow Italy and Romania have spoken already. . , Like its neighbor Romania. Bui- Mass Hunt for Bank Robbers Is Abandoned Antlers, Okln., Aug. 14 — (/]') — /lass hunl for two bandits belicvorl iding In the Kiamlchi mountains tier robbing Ihe First National ank of Wallers, Okla,, of nearly 35,000 has been abndoned, Slate Highway Patrol Chief .T. A. Thaxlon said Ihe mass search t>as hailed last night and all high- vay patrolmen except those rcgu- arly stationed in the area w vithdrawn. He added thai Ihe-jFBI and Slata Jurcau of Investigation would keep hocking devclopmcnls. The search started after the rob- jcry lasl Thursday and gained ever-increasing momentum ,as men believed to be Ihe bandils were sighted from the southwestern to ,hc northeastern ^Borders of the state. X ', f The last report of the bandil pair came Monday from ,a farm wife near antlers who rep'orted a man aelievcd to be one of them, .'in peared at her home in search o tood and fled after failing lo wr';s a sack of polaloes from her. 17 Election Officials Are Charged Balcsvillc, Aug. 14 —(/P)—County Treasurer Enesl Slroud and 16 clcclion judges and clerks in four Independence county townships have' been charged with irregularities in the July 30 preferential Many Veteran Are Defeated Frank Rider Is Hospitalized Early Today of Jewish refugees to shipment Cyprus. By ELIA VSIMON Jerusalem, Aug. British authorities titioncd Jerusalem 14 —(UP) — today par inlo three Democratic primary.. Warrants fo rlhcir arrests were issued by Municipal Judge Dene H. Colcman, who said Slroud hat been formally charged with "tamp cring wilh a ballol box"—a felony punishable on conviction by a garia asked co-belligerent status pen it cn u a ry sentence, because of assistance she claims' - - - bristling defense /.ones in anticipa lion of attacks by Jewish underground elements in retaliation for the shipment of Jews .from Haifa to Cyprus. ,, A government "fortress area was created protected by barricades, machine-gun outposts, sand- Sagged installations and thickets of installations barbed-wire. three-quarters pay! In'the ease oi.a. In addition to clothing costs, he Patmos, Arkansas GOOD jobs in non-commissioned grades arc being offered now by the Regular Army to qualified former servicemen! '** Veterans discharged on or afler May 12, 1LM5, Avho enlist or reenlist for three years may be enlisted in the non-com- missioncd grade for which qualiL-J, pro. vided this grade is not higher than that held at lime of discharge, and provided that al leasl six months of former service was in one of 400 designated military occupational specialties in which enlist' ,,'jucnt is now desired. Important, interesting jobs are open in hundreds of skills and trades in the Army, with splendid training and educational advantages! These.arc in addition to free food, housing, clothing, medical and dental care, low-cost insurance. <&• Never has this line profession offered so much, in new higher pay and opportunity for advancement! jfe Twenty years from now, you'll still be a young man. Yet, if you choose to make the Army a career, )ou'll be eligible lo rrlirn ilicu at halj pay for the rest of your life! In thirty years, you can retire at KNU3'/ HOW At I'OUR NEARES1 ARMY RECRUITING S tV4 flOH AH^ 'MAKt. IT A MIUIQNl" CITY HALL, Hope, Ark. >-0.1sten to "Warriors of Peace," "Voice ol the Army," . o.,ii<- fn - • ''Proudly We Unit," Mark Warn<m''s Army Show, "Sound Master Sergeant, this IS Up lo $lUO.6a O, Vjp/?/' "Harry Wisnwr Sports Review," and "Spotlight , ,„„,), r__ r.f n | ' "Bfl/i</$" with Guy Lautbardo, Harry James, and Xavitr lllOlltn 101 me. ,.,..,,. v ,r.r Cufat on your radio. There's adventure, travel, education, a secure and profitable future in this vital, realistic profession. Gel full details at, your nearest Army Recruiting Station, The remainder of the city was oivicittj lulu iwo zones — Jewish Jerusalem and Arab Jerusalem and special defense units were installed in each zone, operating independently under the supreme British command. ', The defense preparations were carried out as Palcsline scclhed wilh angry demonslralions by Jews. Police repeatedly fired inlo the air al various poinls lo disperse the demonstralors. j Opinion was general lhal the Jewish underground would strike back at the British. II was expected lhat it would attempt to carry out a dramatic blow, equal in daring to the blowing up of British headquarters in Ihe King Duvicl hotel. However, those familiar wilh Ihe underground did not believe action would be taken for several days. Britain Sticks to Course London, Aug. 14 —I/PI— The Brit- '.sh cabinet heard reports from the "chiefs of the army, air force and navy of a tense situation in the Holy Land today and agreed, an authoritative source said, to stick to ils present course "however much the position dctcripralcs." The Ihrcc armed services will continue to take "whatever 'measures arc necessary" to implement the governmenl's decision lo end uiiaulhori/.ccl entry of Jewish refugees into the Holy Land, the informant said. Three persons were killed Jcvc-n wounded at Haifa when crowds stormed Issuance of the warrcnts came as independence counly citizen went to the polls in the last of >r Kansas' four primaries. They wer obtained by representatives o World War II veterans's belle Rovernmenl commillee. The veterans, batlling fo "honest elections", asked th Democratic Central Comm'iUe earlier Ihis week for a rccounl o Ihe votes cast in the July 30 pr mary. The commiltec agreed, anc the rechcck showed evidences o "tampering", and placed Norman Gray, a veteran, in the runoff with Stroud in the treasurer's race. Stroud oreyiously had been declared the nominee. In the run-off primary yesterday, Gray was leading Slroud, 1..512 lo 964 on Ihe, b, ?sjs. of Returns from 30 of the county's 36'boxes. The -warrants againsl Ihc 16 election judges and clerks charged "falsifying certificates and showing false relurhs," which is a mis- = . ... demeanor, Judge Colcman said. Lilllc real work is likely before | The warrants were returnable in she gave tho Allies during the final stages of the war. Mosl significanl of her rcqucsls, however, was ihc lerrilorial claim againsl Greece. Prime Minister Kimon Gcnrgiev, told the United Press before his speech, "I want to underline lhat while Bulgaria tries to regain ter- rilorics which have been taken from her and is only i'ollowmg peaceful aims, the Greek govern- mcnl is following bclligcrenl aims trying to obtain territory to serve her tor future wars." He referred to Greek claims for a rectificalion of Ihe Grcck-Bulgar ian fronlier in favor of Grecc-c. Bulgaria wanls part of Thrace the Ihin easlcrn slrip of Qreece adjoining weslern Turkey, so she can have a seaporl on Ihe Agcan. Gebrgicv said she>.wanlod. Ihe ,oul- Jet "to enable her to havei--.a free line of communications wilh the western powers." The conference showed signs of moving ahead, although slowly. By The Assoclted, ress New faces appeared on tho Ar- tansas political scene today follow- ng the Democralic primary ill which many long lime office no'.d- ers and polilical leaders were defeated. • Among the casualties was Sheriff Jim Sanderson, Litllc River, county leader for Iwo decades, who was unseated by Tom Jester, Woi'd War IT veteran. • Others included: ' Sam Robinson. Little Rock, defeated as sixth districl prosnculor, by Edwin E. Dunaway, another war veteran. ,. Julian James, long lime mem bcr of Ihe general assembly, who was ousted by Burl S. Smith, a navy veteran of recent hoslililic"', in Ihe race for 29lh dislricl slate cnalor; Edgar Baker, veteran Indeoend- n'ce county sheriff and politica cadcr, who fell before County udge F.orrost Jeff cry; Ernest Slroud, Independence ounly treasurer, defealed by yel ran .Norman Gray,- who wenl into he runoff only afler a recounl dc nanded by velcrans of World War Merle Smilh, velcran Jeffersoi counly r-cprcscnlalive, who was de calcd for Ihc slale Senalc by hi cllow townsman, Lawrence Black well, Pine Bluff; Rep. Paul Van Dalsem, Perry villc newspaper publisher, who wa defeated by \V. H. "Bill" Patlci son, a World War II veteran. Veteran circuit judges who ap parently withstood challenges o slrong opposilion were Thomas h. Toler of sevenlh dislricl, Gus FM! of Ihc sixth and Dexler Bush o Ihc cighlh. R. . Slrozier turned back l'i challenge of Sheriff Ben Gercn i Ihc Sebaslian counly judge's rac The local and dislrict conies Frank Rider, candidate • for counly judee who was defeated on a basis of unofficial tabulations lasl night; was hospitalized today. Josephine hospital attendants were reluctant to say what was wrong but he is probably in; rundown condition-due lo a strcriuous election campaign and ncHVous'. tension following tabulation of elcc- ion returns. Luck, Burke, Walker, Bush Win; Incumbents in State Renomina Little Hock ,Aug. 14 — OT— Returns from 1751 of the slate's 2093 precincts gave: Atlorney general: Williams 113,049, Rorcx 62,564. Returns from 1,748 precincts for associate justice give: McHaney, 102,559; Pallerson, 70,253. Returns'from 1,751 precincts for state-treasurer give: Clayton, 127,302; Dew, 44,316. LaFollettels Behind in Wisconsin By The Associated Press Scnalor Robcrl M. LaFollotle, i "honi"riir)i« Wnrri T anfttnn nnlline over Joe Jai whom Wisconsin voters .sent lo the Little Rock, Aug. 14 Three °f" 1 Xotes to Ward's 1335 on a ' 2954 to 1048. t C <?„.,.,(„ tn~ 91 oti-niirM irnarc Ixniirrihonlc li-jtimnVinrl ill iho nnlv ** oi) . Vines IU ¥V dIU a i?ou, yil . u . _ , -® LangstorijMay, Mitchell Win in Nevada Otis Langston was elected sheriff of Nevada County over incum- In Hempstead's closest race Fred A. Luck was renominated county judge by 277 votes over. Frank Rider, while Mrs. Isabelle Onslead McGorkle, seeking a second term, as -county treasurer, was swamped by Syvell Burke. The' vote was 3057 to 1140. ;-" Glen Walker commanded a lend throughout to defeal Arthur C. Anderson 2532 lo 1807 for Represen- lalive Post No; 1. Gordon Prescott U. S. Senate for 21 straighl years, incumbenls triumphed in Ihe only onceded defeal today in his ef- slalewide races involved in Tues- jvrJTnq orl for another six-year term, as day's Arkansas Democratic pri- tul -"°a Republican. mary, which was conducled in a Joseph.R, Mcjcarlhy, 37-year-old Llense . almpspherc generated in ex-marine, toppled LaFollellc on I gome localities by. closely con- ncarly complete relurns-from yes- tested county and districl races, erday's Republican primary elcc- Attorney General Guv E. WH- lon. •','*.' • . . • i liams, Associate Justice • E. L. Returns from 3,085 precincts out McHaney and Treasurer . Vance of the stale's 3,146 gave McCarthy Claylon look long leads ' on Ihc !03,840 lo LaFollcllc's 197,146, a basis of reporls from more lhan :ead of 6,694. Perry Stearns was two-thirds of the stale's 2093 prc- unofficial re-i , On > a , ba ^ is of precincts ^reported Ol'*-" C-.——.-- -.- 1 xi--" - -. Horace' tet * constable of DcRoan Township third wilh 23,132, cincls and the remaining unre- The outcome means that for the ported . voles were insufficicnl to first time in more than 40 years, change the trend, the stale will nol be represenlcd in In 1535 precincts. Williams had the Scnalc by a LaFollcltc, father 88,709 votes lo 49,279 for' Sam and son.- However, . the Republican , Rorcx, Lilllc Rock, former U. . s'.ale | dislrict attorney. McHaney led Ed to I ward H. Patterson Clarksville,. in a 1517 precincts, 79,253 lo 53,698. 18PO to 957, In a close contest Mrs. Leslie Buchanan, incumbent, was defeated by Hillman May 1423 lo 1354. Nevada went for Dexter Bush, by a small lead. The vole, Busn 1460; Brown 1322. In the stale races Palterson carried Nevada by 1456 lo 1187 for associate juslice; Guy Williams pulled a heavy lead, 1791 lo 891 over Sam Rorex and J. V. Clay- Ion swepl Ihc state treasurer's race over Ernest Dew, 1729 to 910. organization threw its support McCarthy, former gunner of r , marine dive bomber squadron Claylon had 102.084 votes in 1548 McCarthy was elected circuit precincts lo 35,949 for Ernosl Dew, judge al 30 lo become Ihc youngest Little Rock. person ever chosen for such a post . The reported precincts repre in Wisconsin. ' Uented all the larger voting <• enters The Republican senatorial norni- and many of the counliea were nee will be opposed in November complcle. by HowardJ. McMu'rray. who was A squad of slale police slood by unopposed lor Ihc Democralic no- in Pcrryville, counly seal of ad- rhinalion. joining Perry counly, as voles : Wisconsin's 83-year old governor, were counted lasl night. They were •me locat ana aisinci conius Walter S. .Goodland, like Lafol- dispatched Iherc by Circuit Judge generated Intense teeling in som lelle. ran against the-opposition Df Lawrence Auten, Lilllc Rock, as a focaliti-s No, violence was report- tnc state party organization. How- precautionary measure because of localities. IN o violence was rep°r, ever." Goodland ran ilar ahead of "three or four hotly contesled lo- Liberals Serve Notice on the President and Cordons guarding the port while- 1,000 immigrants were taken put aboard shipment to Ihc island of off their ships and troop transports for Highlights of Regular Army Enlistments 1. Enlistments for IVi, 2 or 3 years. (1-year enlistments permitted for men now in tho Army with 6 or more months of service.) 2. Enlistment age from 18 lo 34 years inclusive (17 with parents' consent) except for men now in tho Army, who may rccnlist at any ago, and former service men depending on length of service. 3. A reenlistment bonus of $50 for each year of active service since such bonus was last paid, or since last entry into service, provided reenlistment is within 3 months after last honorable discharge. I 4. Mustcring-out pay (based upon length of service) to all men who are discharged to reenlist. f: 5. Option to retire at half pay for the rest of your life after 20 years' service — increasing lo three-quarters pay after 30 years' service. All previous active federal military service counts toward retirement. 6. GI Bill of Rights benefits assured for men Who enlist on or before October S, 1946. 7. Choice of branch of service and overseas theater (nf thc^o cti!! npcn') on 1 year enlistments. NEW PAY SCALE In Addition to Clothing, Food, lodging and Medical and Dental Cora MONTHLY ,. ., RETIREMENT Starting | NCOMS AFTER: . . Base Pay Per 20 Yean' 30 Ytart' .. o » Montfi Service ServJe* Master Sergeant or First Sergeant #165.00 #107.25 #185.63 Technical Sergeant 135.00 87.75 151.88 115.00 100.00 90.00 80.00 75.00 Staff Sergeant . . Sergeant . . • • Corporal «... Private First Class Private . . . • IN ADDITION TO COLUMN ONE OF THE ABOVE: 20% Increoie for Service Overieai. 50°/o Increase if Member of flying or Glider Crewi. 5% Increase In Fay for £qch 3 Vearj ef Serv/c». 74.75 65.00 58.50 52.00 48.75 129.38 112.50 101.25 90.00 84.38 A G0OP JOB FOR YOU P S. Army " ' ' CMC OS t THIS detention camp on Cyprus. 'While tho cabinet was in session a British office spokesman said President Truman's decisions on the British-American cabinet plan [or division of Palestine into four provinces possibly would arrive '•» Tlic- foreign office also t-in- mnmccfl lhat Britain had "approached" the U. S. stale department about six weeks-ago on the publication of appeals in United Slates newspapers calling for financial contributions to aid illegal Jewish immigration into Pales"The nature of the stale department's response is not yet known U> me," the spokesman said. Housekeeper of " Horror House to Be Arranged Madison, Ind., AuiJ. 14 —(1\>\— Mrs Lottie (Toll 1/jckman. 62r year-old housekeeper, will be arraigned al 10 a. m. CST) Friday bcfre Jus!ice of the Peace Elmer Crn/.ior on a charge of murder in Ihc mercury poison death of Mrs. Minnie Mc-Connell, who died a year Mrs. Lufkman also is charged attempted murder in the ncxl week. The shortness of the general debate on Italy and Romania increased prospects lhal by nexl Monday most conference commissions will be working on the trealy drafts. The two commissions on Italy, the economic and the political and territorial groups, were organized last night. They clcclcd chairmen and vice-chairmen "fixed" in advance .between Russia and the big w-eslcrn powers, bul there was a Soviet-American dispute over the election of rapporteurs — men who reporl on commission ncgoalions lo Ihc plenary sessions. . In Ihc polilical and territorial mceling, held first, the United Slates opposed naming any Big Four member as rapporteur. Andrei Vishinsky of .Russia, opposing the restriction, agreed i.o postpone action, In Ihc subsequent economic commission meeting, held at 11 p. m., he pressed for a decision. Hervc Alphan.d of France was unanimously named economic rap- porteur. During Ihe discussion, Vishinsky pointed out it was only 11 p. m. and too early to adjourn ."After all, only small children go to bed at 11 o'clock," he said. "Although there may be some children among us, they arc nol small." Lief Egclund of South Africa was named chairman of tho Italian polilical and territorial commission, and Dmitri Manuilski of the Ukraine vice-chairman. Sir Joseph Boore of India heads ihc ocnnomic commission, with Alex Bcblcr of Yugoslavia vice-chairman. Secretary of Slalc James F. Byrnes will close his three-day period as rotating chairman today. Tomorrow the gavel goes to Dr. Wang Shih-chioh of China. Batesvillc municipal court, Aug. 20. They had nol been served late last night by Sheriff Edgar Baker. o Murray May Take Unfaithful Wife Back Chicago, Aug. 14 — (UP)—Donald R. Murray, 41, acquitted by a iury in the slaying of his wife's lover, said loday lhat "I suppose I'll take her back." His comelv wife, Doris, 36, said would spend Ihe resl of her cd anywhere in Ihe slate, although al Perryville (Perry counly) ra de- lachmenl of state police slood ready in case of trouble .after receiving reports that "some people were going around armed." ByThe Associated opess Under the watchful eyes. of ex- G. I. forces, Arkansas apparently claimed an "honest" election Tuesday when some 150,000 persons wenl lo Ihc polls in Ihe lasl of four Democralic primaries. ,-. The veterans-supported candidates generally were successful, in many contests, upsetting longtime office-holders as a climax to a vehement campaign in which the former servicemen warned the primary musl be "honcsl or else." No violancc was reported anywhere in the slate, although al Perryville (Perry county) a dc- lachmenl of slalc police stood ready in case of Iroublo after receiving reporls lhal "some people were going around armed." The Yell county veterans organization vigorously opposing "political machines," had no prominent part in Tuesday's primary. Its slale of candidates will be on an independent ticket in Ihc November general cleclion. Bul in Independence county, the G. I. Betler Govcrnmenl Commil- tee — .officially nol supporting can his Iwo bpponcnls for republican cal races rjenomination. life atoning for her mistake — "if uon will decide to come home and take up things where he left off." didatcs bul organized lo bring aboul "clean eleclions oblaincc wrranls for Ihe arrest of 16 county Continued on Page Two Folia Spread Declining in Some Sections ;('..-....' '-',.- •'•'.''. • . .: By Tti« Associated 'Preit Infantile, paralysis was reported on the wane today in some states nit health officials said it was yet oo early to tell if the .worst wave of the- disease since 1916 had •cached its peak. Use of a plastic "baby lung" — which during the war kept wounded fliers alive, until their : planes could return to base—was offered to stfick-en communities by Ihc army air-forces. II would serve until a conventional "iron lung" could be provided, While-the disease appeared abating in Kansas, Iowa, Nebraska, Oklahoma; • Ohio and .Florida, the picture.: remained dark in Minnesota, Mississippi, . Colorado and other scattered areas. ' Poliomyelitis had struck hardest in Minnesota where 1,124 cases and 81 deaths surpassed the worst previous wave of the disease, 955 cases in 1925. Wilh 519 cases reported in Illi- Continued on Page Two Former servicemen slood walch I at Independence county polling places where two former GI's unseated incumbents, one of -whom, County Treasurer Ernest Stroud, was charged formally wilh "lam- pering with' a ballot box" — a felony — yesterday in connection with the voling in Ihe July 30 pr-e- ferenlial primary. • Sixleen precinct officials -also were charged with misdemeanors "85-.the result of. al- By JACK BEL L Washington, Aug. 14 (/P) -Pres to 562. With only two precincts pul in Ihe entire Eighth Judicial District, • —bolh in Clark county — returns gave Judge Dexler Bush 8,893, Bronw 8,380, a 513-vote lead for circuit judge. The missing prc- cincls do not contain enough votes to change Ihe race. '-••'• ' ' The vole by counties: Bush Brown Hompslead 2092 2354 , Nevada .' ,,...:.-1460 1322 • Clark : 2351 1253 • Miller 2143 2206 LaFayelle 847 1245 Totals • ' 8893 8380 In the state races E. H. Paterson polled 2060 voles lo 1980 for E. L. McHoney for Associate Jus- ice; Sam Rorex carried • Ihe counly 2397 lo 1883 over Guy E. Williams for- attorney general while J. V. Clayton, carried the counly in the. State Ireasurer'S; race. The vole was Clayton 3006; Dew 973. o- idenl Truman had sharp notice today that those who class themselves as the Democratic party's liberal element are going lo fighl for at leasl second place on Ihe 1948 ticket. Senator Pepper (D-Fla), who calls himself a "left-winger," laid this notice on the line along with a somcwhal reluctant acknowl edgcmcnt that he would rather see Secretary of Commerce Henry A Wallace than Mr, Truman in the top position two- -'year's'- from now But the \Flol-ida senator--, told leged irregularities in .once county July 30. : O — liVdepcnd- Former Jap Veterons Just Wont to Scratch All Incumbents Texarkana, Aug. 14 — .(/P)— Miller County Democratic 'Committee Chairman A. R. .Flcm- kcn explains the unseating of long-time politicians this way: • The vets just want to '"scratch anybody's name that' been on-Ahc ballol a long lime. They-want-a change." Several Miller county cter- ans enlered counly offices on Ihe basis of unofficial returns run-off primary, from yesterday's Democratic run-off primary. ___ 0 _ The wearing of false leelh was common among Ihc Romans. about 20 repprlcrs ...^. in -his' office "'on "a 'dun hews "day yesterday lhat he thinks Mr. Truman's chances of nomination for another, term are "overwhelming. Pepper said if this comes to pass, he will support the lickcl. He added lhal those who think like he does are "not going to support anybody who is not liberal" for Ihc vice presidenlial nomination^ By a series of persistent questions, the newsmen gathered the impression thai Pepper believes eilhcr he or Wallace would be ac- Hempstead County Returns % •'• Associate Justice •• c a re Q. I 111 ^ to m Q Ul Attorney General ' yi - c ra O >, O Rorex- f. (Q State Treasurer ra O > - u D « C Ul Circuit Judge • 4= m u X Q Brown v _1 County Judge u •o £ c ra U. u 3 •o 4) U. County Treasurer v m u « 4) j: o O u 2 sabelle U Rep. Post No. 1 o u •o c O < Walke c O County Surveyor £ o <j u 0. c a •n t- O o in •« CB -> ...ercurv poisoning of Mrs. Mamie MeConncll. daughter-in-law of the dead womafi. The deaths of (lire-: others who had been in Mrs, LocliJTian's care are being investi- Pulicc Detective Graham gated. Slale - . Tcvis said there are no other sus- pec Is. -o- Brazil's ci uzeiru. monetary unit is the Liquor Stealing Ring in Four States Smashed Wynne, Aug. 14 — —An idle remark in an East Arkansas pool room led to the smashing of a liquor-stealing ring thai operated in at least four stales, Arkansas Slate Police LI. Carroll Durham has reported. Durham said authorities began investigating when they got a tip from .an Earlc, Ark., billiard parlor that a man had been arrested in connection with a Parkin, Ark., robbery last March. The investigations led to the ai- rest of 13 persons who, he added, had carried out wholesale burglaries and robberies throughout Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana and Alabama for six months. I Durham said the group had headquarters in Pontotoc county, Miss.. where all members lived. While they concentrated en Jicj- uor stores, he slated they also "robbed mercantile stores, siol': automobiles and look anything else they could gel their hands on." The officer said the slolcn li.iuor was transported to dry Mississippi for -sale. Durham listed these persons aa having been jailed in receni days on charges of burglary and grand larceny in connection with the ___..._.. _J _14_0_ I 213J _J 7_8" I _!_06 l_268_| 78 I 145 I 241 I 183 I 202 \ 297 I 77 I 145 ! 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U i 11 ! 4 ! 46 1 24 1 43 1 4 1 15 i 12 ! 18 1 26 1 6 i 18 1 18 56 1 33 ! 121 42 I 341 99 1 12 ! 45 1 36 1 32 I 52 24 45 16 McNab ' 27' 28' 5! 551 "49! 17 i 35 Wullaceburg ' 33 ! 9 ' 23 i 21 I' 28 Batllefield ! 12 1 9 •. 10 1 111 10 Stephenson S. H 1 71 i 23! 10! 83! 82 Tokio ! 10 1 10 i 5 ! 14 1 "10 Absenlees 1 85 i 129 i 124 1 93 1 54 TOTAL ' 2060 1 1980 I 1883 I 2397 ! 3005 ! 16 ! 34 H 5 8 ! 16 36 I 9 2 1 5 1 973 85 £092 241 152 83 145 128 150 60 23 25 44 91 47 58 3 30 19 40 7 51 28 100 47 86 11 13 36 9 43 23 12 <J4 27 10 13 63 166 I 191 I 113 I 133 1 80 1 69 i 125 I 105 | 144 1 110 1 142 1 187 1 57 1 70 1 1 14 47 74 109 28 32 1 1 81 1 27 1 45 1 11 1 43 i 19 1 87 1 67 261 23 1 10 1 67 1 571 79 1 33 1 76 I 38 1 60 1 561 41 1 21 1 55 i 12 I 1 108 .83 ! ! 6 1 20 ! 17 1 1 38 1 1 19 1 52 i 1 10 1 30 1 54 41 i 7 i 40 1 42 i 15 ! '- 12 1 • 36 1 "*" 12 I .49 1 23 i 21 "1 16 ' T fl 1 62 ! 331 18 1 15 i 4 145 2354 1 54 1 175 ! 2078 | 2355 241 194 127 154 182 258 100 35 56 72 120 63 86 b 59 44 86 35 49 20 90 34 144 101 144 1 186 49 1 112 20 I 62 77 61 66 28 4 9 p ~~56~ 17 20 29 25 14 13 18 32 16 42 47 34 7 14 40 1 15 42 1 26 18 ! 21 66 28 99 87 130 | 86 130 149 173 148 I 71 1 40 1 19 17 20 50 1 21 I 63 46 130 32 38 5 45 11 40 37 20 15 66 32 53 13 31 52 49 72 28 40 50 55 27 63 23 73 48 131 9 26 19 8 I 32 20 ! 73 36 1 Hi 16 1 31 35 19 22 37 ! 7 ! 20 37 1 24 ! 15 17 1 22 17 1 4 22 I 4 [ 82 f 16 ! 16 15 319 32 ! 28" ! 46 22 17 82 11 57 I 69 > 166 64 3057 11140 1 1807 2632 226 1 94 149 1 76 101 1 30 1'45 I 67 170 I 48 231 1 67 83 | 37 27 1 8 46 | 19 68 I 10 12 I'l 45 57 i 15 1 54 I 53 1 31 1 1 70 1 14 52 ! 61 78 1 12 1 ' 1 53 1 10 | 67 1 12 26 1 12 100 | 39~ 1 1 123" 1 40 16 I 61 1 45 1 8 1 52 I "17 1 15 1 22 1 65 1 23 i 36 1 8 ~S2~! SOI 1 -38-1 ; 7 ! 1 51 l"*~9l ! 24 I ' 20 1 l~10! 9 1 82 I 17 | 1 U i 8 1 15R 1 56 1 3954 | 1048 I ceptable lo those who refer to Ihemsclves as liberals. There was some evidence, however, lhal Mr. Truman may nol have received Pepper's views wilh any particular enthusiasm. One parly leader told a reporter lhal as Ihe situation stands neither Wallace nor Pepper figures in White House calculations for 1948. This would not necessarily eliminate cither, tough, if bolh conlinue to hold slrong organized labor support and if labor cuts as much of a figure in the 1948 convention as il did in 1944. Pepper's plug for Wallace came afler Ihc Florida senator said that while he was "not altogether sure" he would wanl lo be vice president, he was not going lo run away from eilher first or second nlace. A newsman wanted to know whether the Florida senator advocated more liberal policies than those which had been pursued by the Truman administration. Well, Pepper replied, President Truman's 21-point legislative program was good. But he, Pepper, wauled lo see more done aboul extending social security arid such benefits. CommendsU.S. By: RALPH C. TEATSORTH 'Tokyo, Aug; 14 —(UP)— Hidekl. Tojo, Japan's Pearl.jH.aibor pre- _, rhier, on- the first • -anniversary' Oi, his , nation's ... surrender, praised,-- -Amfcrican .'iecupation policy today, as "impressively excellent" and called on all nations to renounce war. • •' - '. v The wizened little man whose name became a synonym for the Japanese war machine said he believed nations must find some, olher method for setlling Iheir differences. ,: Tojo said he considered the Pacific war unavoidable , "since Japan wished to live." "I also believe," he said, "that Japan fought in self defence.' "War as an instrument for adjusting international- differences has been disqualified by Ihe re- sulls of Iwo world wars," he said. "Japan, by her very crossed Ihe threshold of defeat, >,.«.**,-« ...- new era""irT which the greatest inlelli- gcnce and the greatest political genius' must be mobilized to substitute for war a different method of setlling Ihe problems of mankind." "1 am praying 'ior the success of these efforts," Tojo said in a vvriten interview with the United Press. "Before their great importance, thoughts of my personal fate —T whatever may come — shrink into utter insignificance." Tojo did not mention the United Nations specifically, but Dr. Ichiro Kiyosc, his attorney at the .war crimes trial, said 'the former premier hud referred to the U. N. in private conversations as vho body which might lead the world to permanent peace. Commending General Douglas Coffee Prices Increased by the OPA Washington, Aug. 14 —(/P) —OPA today authorized immediate retail price increases on coffee, ranging from 10 to 13 cents per pound. The increase results from: 1. Cancellation of an import subsidy of 3 cents a pound. The subsidy was discontinued when the price control law lapsed July 1. 2. An increase of about 2 cents a pound authorized tor importers June 28. This increase had not been passed on lo retail levels. 3. A further increase of about 3 cents a pound in importers ceilings authorized today as an inducment to increased coffee importation. The amount of the retail increase will varv depending upon method of distribution of coffee, OPA said. The agency authorized an increase of 10 1-4 cents a pound for processors of roasted coffee, coffee compounds, soluble coffee and soluble coiiec products. OPA said lhal wholesalers and retailers, including retail wagon route sellers, may apply their regular percentage markups to the new. higher cost of coffnc. Also today, OPA authorized ceiling price increases £or Jry edible beans to offset cancellation of subsidy payments. The agencv said the biggest increase at retail will be about two cents a pound tor red kidney beans. White navy beans will go up about one cent a pound. Housewives will begin paying the higher price sas soon as suppliers have notified grocers of the increase, OPA said. Mac-Arthur's occupation policy as "impressively excellent," Tojo said there was a "natural tendency, among the Japanese people to respect calm, and good, orderly conduct." Those'-.Qualities, he said,," , were largely responsible ior tho// smooth administration in Japan; K since the end of the war. Toio said he had some misgw-% ings' about- the future when Emperor Hirohito read Ihe imperial rescript calling lor the end of hostilities.. .. He added, however, that he was "convinced that our people are endowed with qualities that iu; time may enable -them to serve the interests of humanity as a peaceful international stabilizing force." Referring to 'the food shortage and unemployment situation in; Japan, Tojo warned that the first postwar year had demonstrated,' ' that 70,000,000 people could not' lead an "adequately self-contained existence" within Japan's bo'-rters. "This is one of the problems which must be solved somehow," he said. "A solution would partly be offered by the institution of free world trade" together with a high degree of development of what may bo allowed lo remain as Japanese industry." Continued on Pa«e Two Ix.Police Chief Apparent Winner in Mississippi Blytheville. Aug. 14 — — William Berryniau, former Blycthe- villc police chief, apparently won the Mississippi county sheriff's nomination today on the basis' of alfost complete returns. Berryman. running with the blessings of rteiring Sheriff Hale Jackson, had 3.907 votes and Jack F. Robinson, ex-serviceman and former county treasurer, had. 3,780. Berryman also had the support of planter J, H. Craiiig, one« time state highway' commissioner.

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