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HOPE STAR, HOPE. ARKANSAS I Decontrol, ;OPARush Assignments ' Washington, Aug. 19 — (ff) — OPA today authorized a retail price in•crease of approximately six percent for household mechanical refrigerators. On a standard box, OPA announced the increase will be from $10 to $12. Consumers will pay the higher -^prices, OPA said, as soon as deal- .crs receive refrigerators ticketed -with the new ceilings. The increase for refrigerators follows-price hikes of from three to 12 percent on radios, washing ma- tChities, vacuum cleaners and a 'long list of other household items. OPA said the increase for re- irigerators results in part from a flew price hike of 3.5 percent granted to manufacturers today, and in part from requirements new price control law. The agency said deals had bctn required to absorb 2.5 percent of a previous increase granted . to •manufacturers. Under the new law, this cost absorption is outlawed. /Washington, Aug.' 19 — </Pr— Two •government agencies — OPA and ithe price decontrol board—hustlec ttoday to complete major assign- jments in the time allotted them :by' Congress. With "substantial progress" steward a decision reported, the ithree-man decontrol board returned deliberations on whether iprice ceilings should be restored ion meats, dairy products, grain, cottonseed, soybeans and hundreds v of items "made from these com- jmodities. Carlson to Attend Political Rally in Tennessee Alamo, Tenn., 'Aug. IP — (/TV- Brig. Gen. Evans F. Carlson, leader of Carlson's raiders at Makin, Guadalcanal and other Pacific hot spots, -will .attend the rally here to- Ught'to politically - minded war veterans who -want to push a clean election" movement. /The retired Marine Corps general said he read about the youthful v Crockett county e>!>air force corporal,. John'Paul Butler, and his activity 'Nvhile driving through Arizona last week." "I decided to stop by and see what was going on," said Carlson, who is, enroute to New "Yo'rk .by car. "I will', attend the meeting and may be calledvon to ; say a few WOl'ds,'* -•-',, 7' • '..;.- , *'s', Butler, the moving spirit of the veterans in this west" Tennessee county, said "everything is all set for the meeting," and added: "We expect more than 5,000 persons to attend the rally." Butler said a delegation of ten men would come from Athens, Tcnn., where the August 1 democratic nrimary was marked by violence and the overthrow 01 long-intrenched political leaders by ex-servicemen who used bullets to supplement their ballots. The 26-year-old new comer to the political field said several groups of war veterans 'in Arkan- Making Badminton a Cool Game than it May 22 has been higher was a year ago. 2. The miners are working under n contract containing probably the best terms they ever hud. 3. The operators, although chafing, are making about ns much money as before, in most cases. OPA upped prices as a result of tho new contract and demand for coal Lanle Harper, Elaine Rost roof—playing Badminton • —™=— out O f wa y before BBMfflillftiBOinijBM.W'BlllMlli lii.il III ii N i i ' M ***• * *• ' w».«wc-:-.•--:->.»*™Mowsv.Vi .-*v ••• . • -• .....,....-..,.., Madeline Lee and Pattie Clayton, left to right, have own idea of cooling off period on mid-Nosy York\hotcl with cunran of water as net. Object is to hit shuttlecock through water while U is in central position and, get fore curtain is thrown left and right by Rain-maker. And shower is handy when game is finished. sas places also advised him they would have representatives at the meeting. Ex-military men have been active in recent political campaigns in Arkansas. o County Health Unit This summer all house's'in'rural malarious sections of Hempstcad County have been,, sprayed once with DDT and on-^vjjsr;-.'i T.t?e«s The board, which may wind up! began spraying houses;|-a secotrd |*t tdiscussion by nightfall, is planning '-' *•'• ito" announce its ruling at 6 p. m. '/(C.S.T.T tomorrow .—' just five hours before the deadline set by iCongrcss. , • Unless it acts by midnight Tues•day, ceilings automatically go back jon the five categories of commodities the next day. OPA, meanwhile raced time on :two fronts: 1. If the board re-establishes con-- trols, OPA must be ready to an- inounce quickly what the ceilings will be on major food products and -3 .. time: Every house ' . , .. spraj area however, will not be sprayed twice, Mr. John Goodwin malaria- control supervisor slated". -- , -,->. • "Many questions have,; been asked about this," said Mr.' Goodwin and many of those who -arc being asked to pay 53 for next year's This Curious World By William Ferquson Bother items. 2. It must place in effect by tSaturday many more of the price increases required price, control ;law. by the new These include a price hike of at 'least 2.5 percent on refrigerators, ,and higher ceilings for firtually all Ikinds of building materials. Coal" prices may have to be raised, too, and an increase may 'be authorized for woolen textiles •and garments. Also on tap: is a decision whether ceilings on -new 'automobiles— iboosted an .average of 7.3 percent 'last week — should be raised another 3 percent. Officials said this 'latter adjustment may be handled on an individual dealer basis and that alt car sellers -may not qualify. Word .that the decontrol board (has made substantial progress was ,given to a reporter last night by ,a spokesman • for the-' three mem- ibersr The'report' came when the HELP WANTED ' WHITE ONLY Practical Nurses, $40.00 to $55.00 per month Waitresses, $40,00 per month Laundry Helpers, $40,00 per month : Janitors, $40.00 per month Farm Helpers, $40.00 to $45.00 pec month ' -•••••. Dairy Helpers, $45.00 per month Room, Board and Laundry fur, ' r ' nished Call or write: "ARKANSAS TUBERCULOSIS SANATORIUM State Sanatorium, Arkansas board recessed after a more than 10-hour Sunday session. The spokesman said the board still had "two or three things to decide" but that members had given no indication of what these were, nor any hint of what issues may have been settled. This was typical of the secrecy which has cloaked the board's discussions since it complcled public hearings last Thursday. Fearful lest word of its decision "leak" out in advance of official announcement — and thereby allow commodity market speculators to reap a profit — the board has ordered extensive precaution against this. ..For example, preparation of copies of the announcement will be handled' right in the federal reserve building, where the board has its headquarters, instead of being sent to a government printing plant, the usual practice. The board is taking no chance, either, on word leaking out from OPA or the Agriculture Department. Officials of these agencies will be called to the federal reserve building sometime tomorrow and appraised of the board's decision, but they will not be permitted to leave the building or to telephone until the announcement has been made. Price Administrator Paul Porter told a reporter over the weekend that OPA and the Agriculture Department have decided — if reestablishment Of price controls is authorized and if the board revives previous subsidy payments — to reslore June 30 ceilings on most meats. As- for milk, preliminary plans call for ceilings one cent a. quart higher than those of June 39,v.Por- i"A«-'*i,'ir!'.a ~-" ••-•-- •-••.'- - •*•*"'-• w --. -•. .-i.-" COMES FROM THE FACT THAT AT THIS TiA\E OF YEAR, THE DOG STAR, PISES AT OAWA/S IN AMCIENTE6YPT, THIS PERIOD WAS CALLED A//Z.& 0AV&, SINJCE THE NILE OVERFLOWED IN COPR. 19« BY NEA SERVICt INC T. M. REG. u. & rar. tf 1- THE SOUTHWEST DESERTS HAS MORE THAN Bad Weather Fails to Halt Mr. Truman By ERNEST B. VACCARO Quonscll Poinl, R. I., Aug. 19 — i — A no'caslcr tailed today lo daunt vacation-minded President U.S. Will Have to Continue Running Mines By HAROLD W. WARD Washington, Aug. 19 —(/I 1 )—After 12 weeks of government operation of the bituminous coal mines, one ANSWER:" West Branch,' Iowa, birthplace of Herbert Hoover. tersaiti. The Bureau of Labor Statistics has said that milk prices generally have climbed two to four cents a 'quart since controls lapsed July 1. DAYTON OFFERS HeWDRE CONSTRUCTION Dated Thorobreds assure you NEW BLEND of improved synthetics with 5 times more natural rubber! SAFER ... WVGMR .., LOHGIR WARING spraying may feel Ihal Ihc price is unfair since some may get their house sprayed twice and others only once. "In reality," Mr. Goodwin said, "those whose houses are sprayed twice are not getting any more than those whose are sprayed once. One spraying is sufficient to give protection from the malaria-carrying mosquito and most, other insects for the entire cummer. To give summer-long protection, how : ever, this spray must bc_ applied at the correct time— usually about Ihe middle of May— Ihe lime when insects begin to come out Spray applied at this lime lasls until fall. No house would be sprayed more.than once if we could spray them all at this time. It is impossible, however, to 'get enough men material and equipment to spray the 140,000 houses included in our program all at one time and we are forced to begin early in March in order to have all houses sprayed by Ihc lime insecls come oul. A work plan is'set up and sprayinp. begun in areas selected so that the entire county can be covered in the shortest possible time." "Those houses sprayefl lasl," Mr. Goodwin slated, "do not need a second spraying since the DDT will remain effective until fall The DDT in those sprayed first begins to lose its effectiveness and they musl be rcspraycd lo cxlcnd the prolcclion until fall. • "The time your house is sprayed, therefore, determines if it will be respraycd, but whether it is sprayed once or twice your $3 will pay for cxaclly Ihc same service—pro- lection from insects throughout the summer." Tire chemists agree the ultimate in tire construction is in the perfect BLENDING of improved Synthetics with Natural Rubber. With a background of 40 years of rubber research experience, Dayton is now approaching that goal, look for the date! All Thorobreds dated from July-46 are made with this new BLEND of rubber and *Raytex Fortified Cord, Dayton's specially processed Rayon. ONLY PAYrON TIKIS ARj DA7IP for the date on, 7HOROBRIDS by Ex-Secretary of Gov. Laney to Be Buried Today Lcwisvillc, Aug. 19 (/P).— Funeral services were planned for 4 p.m. today for Miss Sue Beaslcy, ;i9, who until she became ill several months ago was private secretary lo Governor Lancy. Miss Beaslcy died in a Tcxar- cana hospilal Saturday night. She was a cousin of Mrs. Lancy nd lived here with Mrs. Laney's arcnts, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Kirt- cy. A native of Lcwisvillo, she as the daughter of the late Mr. nd Mrs. Charles Beaslcy. Governor and Mrs. Lancy came icrc from Litllc Rock ycslerday nd planned to remain for the fun- ral. George White Is Involved in Second Auto Accident San Diego, Calif., Aug. 19 —(/P) — George White, 53, of girl show "Scandals" fame, nursed minor injuries here today after his second highway accident in a month on Ihe way lo Agua Calicnle, Mcx., horse races. •}. The New York and Hollywood Iheatrical producer, who pleaded guilty to "hit and run" following 0|c deaths of a ncwlywed couple north of here July 20, was involved in an aulomobile-bus collision ycslerd'ay al San Ysido, near the border south of here. State Highway Patrolmen Elliott Hunter and Frank J. Farrell reported White's car was struck from behind by a Greyhound bus. Bill Williams ,60, San Diego, riding with White was seriously injured. o Trio Drowns When Automobile Goes Into River Manchester, la.. Aug. 19 — (/I 1 )— Three young persons drowned early today when their car plunged into The Maquoketa river 10 miles southeast of here after mis- iing the bridge. The dead were Kenneth Lang, J7, and his sislcr, Helen, 18, of Aand Springs, Iu., and Audrey Bchrcns, about 17, of Monticcllo, la. Robert Dirks, 18, Anamosa. la., driver of the car, escaped by crawling out a broken window. Delaware County Sheriff Carl Anderson said the car plunged into 15 feet of water. The four had Attended a movie in Cedar Rapids and were en route lo Sand Springs. o off shortly before 11 a.m. in an air-sea rescue boat from his yacht "Williamsburg" over choppy waters of Narragansctt Bay for lha navy war college at Newport in a driving rainstorm. The president told reporters he would have lunch at Newport wilh Admiral Raymond A. Spruancc and Mrs. Spruance in the. admiral's quarters at Ihe collie. The downpour started shuitiy aflcr tho prp=idonl retin '•""i ' a two-mile, 30-minute walk aboui this navy air station wun puuing, panting reporters trailing sleepily in his wake. Mr. Truman confided that his i brisk pace jaunt averaged 10 [ paces a minute. The newsmen were not skeptical. The rain and New England geography furnished what Press Secretary Charles G. Ross said were the principal topics of discussion between Ihe president and two morning callers, Gov. John O. Paslore of Rhode Island and U. S. Solicitor General J. Howard Mcrath. "It is the thrill of a lifetime to be aboard," McGrath told Ihe nevvmcn aflcr talking with the president. "This is purely a social call. No politics was discussed." McGrath, a former governor, is .. candidate for the Democratic senatorial nomination. He is seek- ng the post now held by Dcmo- cralic Senator Pelci- Gerry, who las announced he will nol seek re cleclion. McGrath took four children aboard with him. His son, David, 9, Bobby, 14 and Marshal Conrad, 9; and George Johnson, 12 left the ship carrying autographs from the thing stands out: There appears lo be lilllc chance thai the coal mines administration —meaning the government—can get out of the mining business 'or many more weeks—perhaps not before next soring. On Ihc surface at least there sroms to be no big hurry. Here is why: 1, Coal is being mined as usual. In fact, production for every full work week since federal seizure continues lo be heavy. The owners have been dcsignalcd! as mine managers and go about their affairs just as though n four- star admiral was not sitting in Washington overseeing their business. Without doubt much of the smoothness Wilh which Ihls onforc- edr-and emphatically temporary— "nationalization" has taken place is due to the personality and executive ability of Adm. Bcn,Morcell, boss of the Scabccs during Ihc war and now running Ihc mines ns ( coal mines administrator. '•' • Moreclf has moved the- navy in. Commanders and lieutenants have taken over whole wings ot the Interior .Department here, with well over 100 officers and 100 enlisted personnel (including Waves) shift ing from concern over nautical mailers to such things as the shortage of coal cars. Although admittedly not happy over the prospect, Moreell has to figure on being boss of the mines for a long while. He told Ihis re porter he thinks government seizure is a noor substitute for col lectivc bargaining, bul he says he doesn't know whal else could have been done lo end the crilical 59- dav strike last spring. Moreell has had some collective bargaining to do himself. He made Ihe first 'contract covering mine supervisory workers in the in dustry's history. Bul in doing so he hcighlencd a controversy that posct one big obstacle lo a quick relun 'of- the iviirics. Moreell was carrying out term of the original .strike scttlcrncn ' Tuesday, tion because bf what it consitlct' the public interest. 2, The operators wanl their minol back but they're waiting to sec (a* whal relief, it any, the courts granl In stopping enforcemcnl of the conj tract for supervisory workers oner (B) what kind of terms they car get out of John L. Lewis now. 3. Lewis, with a government cor tracl containing many Important concessions, can afford to let Ihings o on as Ihcy arc. , ,_ In fuel, privale "feelers" by thai jcrntors have led some of them! j doubt that Lcsvis would sign IheJ amc agreement with them that he nadc with Secretary of the Intorloi' . A, Krtig lasl May 29. Already some union lalk is bcinfl card of new demands, such as c t ) percent discount on purchases at ompany slorcs and free coal for/1 icir homes. o FEW DROPS FOR DOBBIN New York, Aug. 20 —(/P)— If [cw, YorKcrs don't quit misusing! ic cily's troughs, says the AspcaJ ioor dobbin won't be able lo cnjoyjs clean drink ot water. The society's inspector off roughs reports he is always col-| aring folks washing fish andl omc people use the troughs for aundry, leaving tcll-lale , soapi uds. •tV when/,he iib.gp'tialcd the supervisor. pact 1 ,'.nncV so; pnr two courts hav refused lo'upscl thai agreement. However, v ,thc District of Colutn bin Court of Appeals has give high priority on its fall docket to review of Ihc entire issue of union ized supervisory workers. Here, then, is about the way In situation stacks up today: 1. The government wants to go RADIONIC HEARING AID SUPER-POWERED MODEL AM Standard Model A2A MO Bone Conduction Model B3A '50 John P. Cox Drug Co. Phone 616-617 president. Bobby and Marsha are & the children of Dr. Victor Conrad, Providence. George is the son of Mrs. Hilda Johnson, anothei McGrath neighbor. The president, walking out on the deck of his ship to find reporters standing by in Ihe heavy rain, in California «A» of April 15, 1916. all Dayton Tires in sizes 6.25/6.60-16 an<l up,are made with Raytex Fortified ' ' at Luck's 700 Service Station Social Situations THE SITUATION: When friends slop in, you serve them something to drink while your small child is in the room. WRONG WAY: Say to the child, "This is just for tho grown-ups." RIGHT WAY: Fix fruit juice or a glass of milk and a cookie for Ihe child, who should not be neglected jusl because Iho adults arc having sornclhing Ihal is nol suil- ablc for a child. o The land is the nalion's No.l economic problem. vilccl Ihcm aboard. "Who brought this weather?" he quipped. Laler, donning a heavy navy blue overcoat for the trip to Newport the president observed that he hac been told "I look like a police man." The president was accompanie to Newport by Ihe governor, Me Grain, Capt. John H. Foskctl, hi naval aide, and Major Gencrji Harry H. Vaughan. his mililar aide, and Secretary Matthew J Connelly. The cruise aboard the Williams, bury will be resumed later in th afternoon. Earlier, the president had dc scribed the scheduled visits of Gov Paslore and Solicitor General M Grath at 10 a.m. (Eastern Daylight Time i as strictly a friendly call without political significance. The president, tanned bv sun and sea winds, clocked hero yesterday -aboard the U. S. S. Williamsburg after a Icisur'cly cruise from .Washington. Talking with reporters, lie refused to be drawn into any discussion of cither politics or affairs of slate, emphasizing that this is simply a summer vacation cruise and nothing mure. He bristled when a New England reporter asked if significance could be atlachcd to his "failure lo invite" Senator Theodore Francis Green (D-RI) to call tomorrow. Senator Green, he said, is one of the best friends ho has in the world. He added, too. that he h:ul invited nobody, .since he was concerned solely with the enjoyment of his 18-day vacation. He planned to exchange official greetings with the governor, and McGralh, rid of Ihc mines but is forced make the best of the present sitiif 0 u r D a i 1 y Bread Sliced Thin by The Editor Alex. H. Washburn Paving Downtown Alleys Biq 'V Step Forward In n roundup story on licnl construction The Star reported Monday that the City of Hope will begin work nl once on the pnvma of alleys In the downtown district, a project that is consolidated wHh the South Walnut and Louisiana street jobs, the former In conjunction with property owners, ,ind the latter depending on the coo-- crntipn of the railroads. This news, plus reports of continued advances in building con swiiction, tells us that we have finally arrived on the eve of the postwar boom. As far as money is concerned it lias been a boom for several years, but more free circulation of cash that doesn't advance the pcrman cnt Improvements and invested value ot a community is like sand on the beach — swiftly scattered by ,thc first wind of adversity. Hope has needed paved alleys in the downtown district for a long time. In those unpnved alleys is Vv2*rc most of our dust originates in"lhe Summer. The city waters down the streets each night — bi;. the cfcclivcncss ot this is los while dirt lurks up the alleys. Some years before the war we computed Hope's paved streets as totaling between 10 and 12 miles Actually we need twice that mile age to bring our town up to pai for a city of 10,000. The case is self-evident, judging from the ex tcnsi'ic use of oil and other dus controllers on outlying rcsidcntia streets each Spring. 4j)Toro's hoping we get along will more of this progressive commun ity work as the months go by. •K + * By JAMES THRASHER Extravagant Charges Walnut end Phone 700 WANTED SALESLADIES Permanent Position Experience Necessary Apply at Chas. A. Haynes Co, Second and Main a former governor. McGralh, incidentally, is a can- didale for Ihc Democratic nomination for senator, for the scat being voluntarily relinquished by Senator Peter Gerry (D-Rli. Green's lerm does nol expire until 1948. Navy Secretary Jamws V. For- rcstal was a surprise caller when the vacation ship docked hero. He happened to be al his summer home al Newport, he said, and dropped over lo call on Ihc prcsi denl. While Mr. Truman planned to ass on any urgent matter* eon- .ained in the White House mui loueh flown here yesterday, prcsi iCiitial pi-ess Secretary Charles G ioss said Ihe chief exccu ivc would keep work "to a mini num." Mr. Truman's main concern i o trim a few more pound" off hi 72-pound figure. The president drover over t him Boijch last ni;:ht for a .si 1 Vjod buffet supper with Mrs. J. K ,ane. rn/ithc-r-in-law of Cant. James II. Fo.skctt, his naval aide. Al the sea-food buffet Mr. Trunan ate ham and chicken. Mrs. Fosketl explained later that tho president "does not like .sea food." The Williani.sburg will leave some time this afternoon "n the vacation cruise which will carry the president up the east coast ot Monday's the Day. Don't miss the exciting new comic strip about life in the Ozarks in Hope Star Monday, August 26 The qartpons "Oaky Doaks", "Scorchy Smith" and "/^odest Maidens" will be discontinued afterSaturdqy, August 24. "Ozark Ike" is a new top-ranking comic strip which is starting in a distinguished list of newspapers, including Fort Worth Star-Tele- gtam, Houston Post, Cincinnati Star-Times, and Washington Post. Watch for it Monday, August 26 in Star Hope Star WEATHER FORECAST Arkansas: Fair and mild this afternoon and tonight, Thursday partly cloudy and warrrier* 47TH YEAR: VOL. 47—NO. 264 Star of HODS. 1899: Press. 1927. Consolidated January 18. 197.9. HOPE, ARKANSAS, WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 21, 1946 /'kieiT M £ 5n * A JW |Q te<i Press (NEA)—Meons Newsoaber Enterprise Ass'n. PRICE 5c COPY The executive council of Ihc American Federation of Labor has cut loose wilh a blast at Ihe Lea (anli-Pctrillo Bill that makes the.AFL criticism of even the Hnbcis and Case Bills seem letters 6» recommendations by comparison. The council Bays the Lea Bill represents "the lowest point in our history of national labor legislation." Never before, it stalos, "has any Congress so arbitrarily arid completely struck down Ihe basic righi lo strike for plainly lawful purposes." i*i-'"While tb • Lea Bill, with gross 'unfairness, singles out for attack a single union in a single industry," the council statement goes on, "it V.^ntains principles and imposes /tstrictions which, if upheld, would crush the freedom of all American workers. . . the 'American Fedora lion of Musicians and its president, Mr. .Tamos C. Petrillo, are fighting for the liberties of every worker in this country and for the very existence of every trade union in the United States." A glance back at the Lea Bil fails lo reveal Ihcse horrors. I for plainly lawful purposes unless doesn't abridge the right lo strike il. has suddenly become lawful to ."Coerce, compel or constrain" a 'k&oadciislcr to cmtolqy more per sons than ho needs in his broad casting business, which the Let Bill prohibits Mr. Petrillo from do- inz. The bill also prohibits Mr. Pe- Irillo's collection of royalties from the manufacturers of recordings ;md transcriptions used in broadcasting. But thai again is a "lawful purpose" only because Mr. Petrillo and some of his adherents sav that il is. The AFL council's contention lhai I've principles and restrictions of l1ie Lea Bill threaten the exislence of Irade unions and the liberties of American workers also is queslion- «iblc. For "every trade union in the United Stales" would have lo impose similar conditions on cmplpv- crs to those imposed by Mr. Pclrillo on the broadcasters before those principles and restrictions could ap ply. Since they arc nol imposed, Ihe upset. Tho very fact that the Lea AFL would seem to be needlessly Bill aoplies to a single union in .•^'single industry demonstrates the uniqueness of Mr. Pelrillo's methods. And unless the AFL is contemplating i\ demand for paid "stand- ins" in all its trades and crafts or for royalty payments to the union from all goods and service? produced by its members, thei there is no apparent cause foi alarm. II is (lie fashion among some labor leaders lo reject with horrot the suggestion that any caprice o a union official micht be contrary Wj the public welfare, and to charge that any and .all attempt, to curb those caprices arc dcci ronspiraccs lo destroy (•he who] labor movement. But in (his cas the charge is so extravagant as t seem downright foolish. •—• o ••• State Assured Another Day of Cool Weather By United Press With high readings for the nast 24 hours ranging down lo the high eighties and low nineties, parched Arkansas residents today seemed assured of at least one more day OPA to Return Meat Prices to June 30 Level By EULALIE McDOWELL Washington, Aug. 21 — (UP1 — OPA set oul today to roll back most meal prices by Friday to June 30 levels. But the sky was still the limit on milk and butler costs. By order of the price conlrol Doard, conlrols were rcslorcd on ivcslock and on soy beans, cotton seed and Ihcir producls. Dairy producls and most grains, the board ruled, must remain free of price curbs. The decision, announced last night, had been Washington's best- kept secret since the atom bomb. Even OPA was kept in the dark. For thai reason, OPA held Ihc new controls in suspension for two days while il draws up necessary regulations. Price ceilings to become effective al 12:01 a.m. (SST) Friday will be announced tomorrow, OPA said. One OPA olficial believed ceilings on most meat cuts could be restored to levels in effect on June 30. The roll back, he noted, will be aided by rcstoralion of meal subsidies as ordered by Ihc decontrol board. Consumers meanwhile had it on authority of the three-man decontrol board that their troubles arc nol yd over. Board members Hoy L. Thompson, Daniel W. Bell and George H. Mead warned that supplies of both meat and dairy producls will con- linuc short of demand. They said meal production this year will be "somewhat smaller" lhan last car's output The board declined to clamp controls on milk because, it said, •>riccs have failed to rise "unreasonably" since ceilings were lifted. It added, however, that prices of dairy products would be kepi under close surveillance. If Ihcy gel out ol line, the board said, last "night's action will be reconsidered. The decision was nol received wilh unmitigated ,ioy by either op poncnts or proponents of price control. The CIO denounced failure to restore controls on dairy producls and basic grains. Spokesmen for the meat industry said the new meal ceilings would mean less meat and more black markets. Sen. Kenneth Wherry, R., Neb., vigorous opponent of price ceilings, said the board's a'ction in controlling meat prices and leave grain uncontrolled "will lead to chaos and confusion." The ruling, he added, "will dry up our meat supply because il is impossible lo produce meal from fat cattle under such an arrangement as this." Sen. George L. Radcliffe, D., Md., author of amendments to Ihe price acl • selling up reconlrol standards, questioned whether OPA could enforce the meat prices. The board held il could. 11 said that among other things OPA already was hiring more compliance Twenty-Three New .. Polio Cases in State Within Week Little Hock, Aug. 21 (A")— Twentythree .. now cases of Infantile Paralysis were reported to the Slalc Hcallh Department during Ihc week ended Aug. 17. The new cases, according lo Ihe department's weekly morbidity report, brought the tolal for the firsl 33 weeks ot Ihis year to 158, compared lo 22 for Hie corresponding period of 1045. Seventeen new cases had been reported the previous week. Pulaski county reported seven new cases last week and Arkansas county had three known new cases. Carroll and Yell county each had two. Counties reporting one new case each were Conway, Crillen den. Faulkner. Greene, Lonokc Miller, Pope, Scarcy and Union. Packers Fear Return to Black Market By The Associated Press Fear ot a "black market" ii meat w;is expressed today by som meat industry spokesmen in corn monting upon revival of price ceil ings, but a CIO official termed sucl talk "strictly phoney." Industry reaction to the recon- trol board's order was mostly unfavorable, although one official, representing some eastern retailers and independent slaughterers, termed il "courageous." Some congressmen from livc- slock slai.cs deplored return of OPA ceilings on meat as inviting chaos and contusion. The American Meat Institute, spokesman for the packing industry, declared "slcrn enforcement measures" will be required "to prevent a return of all the evils of the black market, including mal- distribution, shortages and waste of valuable by-products." However. Ralph Helstein, CIO United Packinghouse Workers president, asserted "any talk of the return of the black market is strictly phoney, x x The black market never was large enough to make a noticeable dent in our resources of livestock. It. was bal- lyhoocd by the.big packers to place the blame for artificial scarcity on .little men who weren'.l there." Sino Reds Set Up Government, Dim PeaceHopes By HAROLD K. MILKS Nanking, Aug. 21 —(,'l'j— China's Communists announced today establishment of their own government of Manchuria, and said) they would not discuss participating in any coalition government of Chi:ia until all of the current fighting is stopped. Some informed quarters here said that establishmenl of such a coalition had become "the last lope" of mediators seeking a permanent peace. Communist spokesmen denied that their parly was calling for all out mobilization against Chiang Kai-Shek's forces, and said they "have no desire" to overthrow his national government — which is strictly a one-party regime now. But they added: "The first thing is to stop fighting. Then wo can talk about reorganizing the government." Some observers here said that General Marshall and Ambassador John Lcighton Stuart. havinc failed to stop the shooting first and talk politics later, now were trying to reach a political accord first. Chains, those sources said, had asked Marshall lo request a list of ministries which Communists v/oulcl demand in any coa\itLon government. Manchuria's new Red administration, the Communists' official radio at Yonan announced, is "the provisional supreme administration for democratic Manchuria," composed of :)6 elected dclcgalc.H from all sections, and T. R. Billingsley Resigns City Recorder Post • The Hope City Council in regular session at the city hall last night accepted the resignation of T. R. Billingsley as city recorder, effective on September 1, No action was taken on filling the vacated post. A hearing was set on a request by H. E. Thrash, representing the Tol-E-Tcx Oil Co., to install a gasoline lank and pump at 214 South Hazel street. The group carried out routine business. CIO Licked in Election jn New York B'y PAUL F. ELLIS New York , Aug. 21 —(UP) — Favored sons of the CIO polili- ca_l action committee were soundly 1 trounced in an attempt to "in- U.S. Scores in Diplomatic Push Against Russia By JOHN M. HIGHTOWER A. P. Diplomatic Reporter Washington, Aug. 21 — (/P)—The United Stales launched a carefully planned diplomatic offensive today against Russian expansion into fresh areas of the Middle East and Asia. The master statement was delivered with public announcement this government's rejection of Soviet demands on the Dardanelles. The "broad outline of the. form the rejection would take had been known in advance, so the sign't- cance was in the readiness of top American officials to declare flat- Tito Defends Action Against U. S. Aircraft Albania Asks Equal Seat in Peace Parley By ROBERT.C. WILSON Paris, Aug. 21 — (/P) —The prime minister of Albaia, Enver Hoxha, demanded today that the peace conference seat him as an equal from this rejection — no "Munich- , and asserted that the Balkan state like" settlement with the Soviet ["ever would consent. .to any ly. if privately: There will be no turning back fficials. In a radio broadcast last night, 'hompson conceded that the card's half-control, half-free cleci- ion did not fully meet hopes of ny groups. He added, however, liat "we have constantly kept the iiiblic interest before us." "The Price Decontrol Board bc- i.eyes steadfastly that the present rice control law can be an cffec- ivc safeguard against run-away in lullon, he added. "But it can work only if co;i- sumors, farmers, workers, and bus- County of Phillips Would Bolt Democrats Helena Aug. 21 -—(UP)— A :ic\s secession move was officially on in the south today. Phillips county delegates to the State Democratic Convention at Little Rock Sept. G and 7 will come armed wilh a resolution urging Ihal Arkansas take a lead in dirorcing Ihc "Democratic party of tho South" from the national organization.. This action is planned, said tho resolution', because there "is no national party which proposes a platform or sponsors policies aspiring to "a peaceful, prosper- nis Manchuria by uniting all. ." There was no report that H was operating directly under Ycnan, .he Communist capital, but its avowed goals were similar < to those of the Yenan government: Support of decisions reached by China's political consullaliyc (government — Communist unily) conference; support of China's friendship treaty with Russia; and support: of the Allies' Potsdam declaration. vadc" the Republican party ticket, returns from yesterday's New York Stale primary showed today. .They scored viclories in American Labor Parly primaries and some in the Dcmocralic voting, but had a zero in an ambitious try to ' garner a Republican nomination. High-lighting the voting was the dcfeal ot ALP Congressman Vilo Marcantonio in the 18lh dislrict in his bid for the Republican nomi- na,libn. Marcanlonio, generally regarded as one of Ihc most lefl- winged legislators in Washington, won the Democratic and Ihe ALP nominations, but was whipped by Frederic V. J. Bryan, backed by the regular Republican organization. Two years ago, Marcantonio won all three nominations. Mar- canlonio's vote oVer the democratic aspirant, Patrick J. -Hanndan, was unexpectedly close, and a knockdown fight between Marcan- lonio and Bryan in the November election was in prospect, o- Leap Despite New Control Chicago. Aug. 21 — (/I 3 )— In the firsl session siiicc livestock prices were announced as rccontrolled, cf- Friday, top grade catllc Arkansans Pay 102 Millions in \ •' Income Taxes Union over the strategic Middle Eastern waterway. President Truman, Secretary of State Byrnes, Undersecretary Acheson, Secretary of War Patterson and Secretary of the Navy For- rcstal all have reviewed the American policy on this basis. And they are reported to have agreed that it must stand absolutely;"ii-tm unless the United States is willing to grant Russia new slash of domination from the Dardanelles to India and China. Concurrent with the release of the text of Ihc nolc, which is itself diplomalically mild bul firm, a high diplomatic official said that if the Russians insisl on having bases in the Dardanelles !o the point of trying to use force "it will mean very grave trouble in the world." This possibility was fully re viewed by President Truman an: his slate, war and navy chiefs at a While House meeting last week. The diplomatic official gave this account of the way American pol icy on the Dardanelles had takci shape: The United Stales has opposed where il could — bul generall> had lo be content wilh watchini with misgiving — the extension of Continued on Page Two hanges in its borders "for those rentiers are sacred." Many of his remarks were di- •ected against Greece and its prime minister Constanline Tsal- daris, also a target of Soviet Russia. . •.,.Referring to Tsaldaris' mention of the Albanian Quisling govern nenl during Ihc Italian occupation ic asserted that all who remaincc lad been killed and "those wa :riminals who fled arc in the bcs lotels in Rome. He asked whether Tsaldaris would consider France an aggressor because Hitler had expected to wage aggression from French ler- By GEORGE PALMER Belgrade, Aug. 21 —(/P)—;Mai> ihal Tito, in a spec civ published today, stoutly defended Yugoslavia's course in which' two, Ame'ricah planes have been brought down in .en davs, declared the, country in- .ends to insist upon its sovereignty and shouted that Yugoslavia''wanl- ed peace "but not peace at any price." Saying he had witnessed the downing one o f the unarmed American transport planes. Tito denied the craft .was .lost, in..the clouds or was fired upon after it landed., He: admitted, ; however, that an American plane had been forced to land. , Previous eyewitnesses and official American 'de- counts said the first j>lanc strayed over Yugoslav territory from its course on a flight from Vienna, Austria, to Udinc, Italy, > .Aug., • 9 ' and was forced to land after-Yugoslav fighter planes wounded one of the passengers. Although Tito mentioned witnessing only one incident and did not mention the date, he .was believed to have'seen both. The-'sec-, ond involved a C-47 brought down Aug. 19 near Bled. Tito was 1 in Bled on Aug.; 19. The Yugoslav foreign ministry rilory. South-from Albania, which in" a note acknowledge'last i night Ilaly had seized as a prelude to that :Yugoslav lighter planes' : at- thc last war, Mussolini altacked: lacked Ihe transport and-sent it Greece. | cashing, probably, .with some, fatal another new record of hundred pounds live from $8,559,294 agrcea.jic lo agreat majority nessmen want it to work"." The board handed down its de- - — - „ , ~., cision after nine clays of hearings the Phillips Co. Democratic con- 01 southern white people." Tho resolution was adopted by ind study. The task was given the ooard after Congress failed o reach a price decision on many commodities after six mor.'hs of .vrangling. Now the board must study possible price action on poultry, oggs, Continued on Page Two vention alter it was presented by John C. Sheffield, former cand- dalc for attorney general and former gubernatorial candidale in the suite. Sheffield, Phillips CD. Sheriff F. F. Kitchens and Sheriff Designate Edgar Hickey will bring it lo Little Rock, Big Men on What's Left of Berlin University Campus Known for Political Parties fcclivc leauod to $28.40 a weight. This was up 50 cents from ycs- tcrday'3 ' ncak, the record ior a day. Chief strength came :Crom sharp eastern buyer demand on the ^carccst supplies..in years. As they'did when OPA price control was in effect before June 30, big- packers pulled out of Ihe markcl almost entirely. However, average good and lower grade cattle went in the opposite direction, dropping as much as SO cents a hundredweight lower than yesterday. Receipts were 3,500 catlle, cam- in red with 3,800 yesterday and an stimaled 14,500 a month ago, indicating cither producers also were lulling out of the trade or Ihcir supplies wore drained nearly dry after five weeks of intensive mar- scting. Hog prices saged swiflly lower, although receipts were at their lowest ebb in years. Only 2,000 head were on sale, compared with 4,000 yesterday, 4,500 a week ago, and 9,000 a month ago. Prices declined as much as $1.50 declared on (lie bettor kinds, and the top price of $21.50 was paid sparingly. Little Hock, Aug. 21 — (/P)— Arkansans paid $102,279,440.85 in federal, income 'taxes during the 1946 f&mi'fy-f&i'i compared-'td "9Sf£638,- 418.24 the previous year, Collector of Internal Revenue H. E. Thompson said today. The 1946 pa.\mcnt'j were 3.8 percent above those for the fiscal year of 1945 and conlrasled wilh a na- lional decline of more than seven per cent. Employment tax payments by Arkansans for Ihe lost fiscal year totaled $4,877,472, an increase of more than 12 per cent over 1945. Corporalion taxes in the stale rose to $9,174,274. o— of mild weather. The weatherman predicted thai tomorrow would be cloudy although warmer, with the mild weather Ignoring off Into today. Fort Smith uyain holds tho slate's numbpi 1 one hot spot, with (|C drwrers. Fayottcvillo, Gilbert ,-ipd MPIVI followed with 95, while Morrilton and ArUadelphia say a 04-dc i un. 1 c Ic-vol. CaindcTi had 92, and Batesvillo. Ncwn.orl. ,'in<l Te>:srlvnn;i j-oporli"! 01. Little Hock had a high of 90 dcgrccf.. Harrison was in Ihc low bracket witli 89. Rrinkloy and I 1 :1 Dorado «8, and Blythevillc enjoyed an 84-dcgree Jfvel. Then.' was still no rain, but low roadinu.s continued to ranne downward from 05 at Little Rock and •Rexarkana lo 51 degrees at Harri BOll. By RENE ANGERSTEIN (For Hal Boyle) Berlin, Aug. 21 — (/!'>— The bifi men on the campus of what's left of battered Berlin University arc nol known for Ihcir football or soccer prowess, but by the political parties to which they belong. Therein is the groat contrast bo- twoon Berlin University students and American collegians. The contrast between Ihe university itself and American schools is the manner in which party politics infil- Iralcs into every dusty corner of the German institution. Attendance at the thrce-quarlers damaged university brings to some 3,000 earnest German students nol only the lessons taught in books, jut those which arc learned in 'ihe rough and tumble politics of present day Germany. At Berlin University there is )To no dialling and sharp joyful fraternity life; groups ot gay girls jladcs between classes; nothing al all of the light side of scholaslic life. 'Sororities? What are they " asked n young co-cd in faded blue overalls who waa pushing ;i heavy wheel sarrow full of rubble. She was just competing her olilh hour helping to remove debris from 1h<: school'grounds: she had 114 hours lo go. Tiic mosl fortunale students have their own books: other lueky ones have been able to bribe the toothless old 'librarian' who guards the blackened 50,000 volumes stacked hsphn/.ardly in a dump, low ceil- ingcd cellar; the unlucky have only their classroom lecture notes. Mare than hall the students arc freshmen, the average student is 25 years old ;all of them have 12 years of isolation from the rest of the world to make up. No part of the population ob- scrves political developments with more vigilance than these students. To them the present public emphasis on the 'new democracy' is just so much window dressing. " "In reality," said one intense student in speaking of the older generation, "they arc still the same unteachablc, one-sided, hypocritical bunch they have been for the past 2 years. "Teach us all systems, ?iot just one, and lei us judge through oui knowledge," they beg their profes sor, although with little hope. As one student put it: "Our present teachers arc such lousy pedagogues they never hud to join the parly because the Nazis never considered them worthy to hold teaching jobs." The students concede they McClellan Seeks 600-Bed Hospital for University Hot Springs, Aug. 21 — (/I 5 ) — A 600—bed hospital, declared surplus by Ihc navy, is being sought for the University of Arkansas by Sen. John L. McClellan (D-Ark.) The senator requesled the war assels administration to make the infirmary and all its equipment available to university because of the institution's tremendous increase in enrollment. McClellan, in Hot Springs on vacation, reported also that he had asked the WAA for surplus con- slruclion equipment located al Camp Chaffec. This would be used, he said, in erecting hutments for sludenl housing and in laying down sewage lines. The university is in "desperate need of a hospital to care for the tremendous increase in students- veterans personnel," the senator declared in a wire to M. B. Hodgcnson, chief of Ihe hospilal and laboratory branch of Ihc WAA. Decontrol Board Hiere to Stay By JAMES MARLOW Washington, Aug. 21 — (/P)— The Price Decontrol Board is here for a long stay. Its decision lasl nighl — ordering ceilings restored on meats, soybeans and collonsccd •— was just the board's opening move. Under Ihc law passed by Congress in July OPA will slay in busl ness until June 30, 1947. Since Congress set up the three man decontrol board to be boss over OPA, the board, too, will have to slay in business until June 30, 1947. The board's next lask is Ihis: To decide whether to place ceilings on eggs, poultry, tobacco and petroleum. It's expected lo do that soon. After thai Ihe board will scllle down to the routine job of check ing and double-checking on what OPA does. Al Ihc same lime il will have a check over Ihe Agricullurc Department. This is how: When OPA places ceilings on some non-food Hem — like a re- frigeralor — the industry which makes that product can, in time, go to OPA and ask to have the ceiling removed. In doing so, the industry' will have lo show, wilh facls and figures, whv il Ihinks the ceiling should be removed from Ihc prod- ceiling can ap- Hoxha asserted that Albania would like lo be friendly wilh the Greek people "bul Ihc Greek people have no influence in Iheir government." He demanded that the peace treaty "put an end to the aggressive, imperialistic policy of Italy." Hoxha asserted that Italy caused 3,000,000 gold francs damage in Albania and demanded "as. an absolute right, to be allowed to determine the mount and payment of :talian reparations." Hoxha received a long burst of applause and sp did Alfonso R. W. Diaz, spokesman for Mexico, who spoke next. The, Mexican-.ambassador to casualties. U. S,, Ambassador Richard •• C. Patterson .will take up • the imatler with Tilo personally i at : a •'conference tomorrow at -the .•marshal's summer palace in Bled. Yugbsla- via granted clearance.for .the-.em.-, bassy's C-47 to <.fly'.taJBled..Patter- son's party will include the..II. 5. military attache, Col. Hichard Partridge. < The embassy is > pressing the, Yugoslav ifpreign-office for?permission to send a graves registration representative to the scene of the second incident to search for bodies in the. wreckage. It also is seeking information concerning tl.v> two crew merri- Paris expressed his country's, hope .bers who. parachuted /from- the. that "a just and,.equitable peace blazing air liner -and for. .release of will' be 'concluded" with Italy that "seven Americans—involved -in the "will permit her lo join wilh dignity in the concert of nations." Speaking of the defeated enemy nations, said: the Mexican spokesman "Mexico simply hopes to prevent Ihe damages caused by a war imposed on her, from falling on the Mexican people." He indicated Mexico would ask compensation for "direcl damages." As the speeches droned on, an informant in the peace conference secrelariat said 250 "fundamental" amendments to the draft treaties and an undetermined number of others had been presented by peace conference mprnbovs. An American first incident, .who are now in the 13th day of their internment at a Ljubljana hotel. '. ' i . There has been no information in the Yugoslav press concerning these incidents except publication, of Tito's original protest note Aug.' 11 and today's accoiiat of the/Marshal's speech. Reaction in the Yugoslav capital was .negligible.' Tito spoke. before:,, iron .faciocy workers yesterday _ at. Jesenice, near Bled. He charged that almost every day brought "incessant ne\y violations of'our frontier? and territory." - i • ">ou know, I repeat," .he said, "that'almost every day hot only source said the United States had civilian but military planes flew nks for Furlough Pay Have Arrived in Hope, Places to Assist Vets Are Set Up will be allowed. Payments will be made as soon as possible, officials have promised. Bonds in multiples of $25 uct. The Leslie Huddlcslon #12 P9st of the American Legion has received a listed supply of terminal leave pay applications for enlislcd men. The President recently signed a i will be issued while amounts over bill providing for pay to enlisted will be paid in cash. I-or instance, If OPA says "No, the musl stay," the industry peal to tnc decontrol board. Then it's the job of the board to examine the claims of the industry for relief and the arguments of OPA against removing Ihe ceiling. If, then, the board decides OPA was wrong and the ceiling should be removed, OPA will have to re move il. All of Ihis, so far, involves ap peals by industries to have OPA remove ceilings on non-food items. But when il comes to wauling ceilings removed from a fanr product — which means, a fooc item — an industry will have to appeal to the Agriculture Depart- personnel of the armed forces for leave and furlough time, they were entitled to, but. dTd not receive, during their period of service. too serious, but they remind are you al they live in serious times. "Dancing is fine fur young people who feel secure in the future; we do not." they add. The lUiiisians have demon:;!rated Hie importance they attribute to the university bv assigning a Red army captain to duliver lectures. Students agree in general that the lectures nre "intcrQ.stinp and objective" arid prescnti;d in an engaging manner dcsilncd In win friends and influence people. The students do nut desire 1.0 be influenced v et. many look with pessimism mi the future. "\Vc know one doctrine eventually we that if you preach long enough to us, will embrace it," said one. if a man had leave pay amounting to $215 due him, no ' would receive $200 in bonds and a U. S. Treasury check for $15. The bond will be dated the firsl day of Ihc first quarter after separation. If a man was scparaled from service, Jan, 10, 1943, his bonds would be dalcd April 1,1943 and would mature five years later on April 1, 1948. The following Legionnaires have agreed to assist in filling out form: Vincent W. Foster, . Fosler-Ellis at 108 East Second St.: Terrell Cornelius, Hope Furniture Co., „ , Main and Third Strcels, B. R. inul proposal, to provide'^ 11 "" Molor C °" 207 Easl SeCO " d Robert Wilson, Hope Post- masler, today .announced Ihc arrival of application blanks for furlough pay for veterans. They can be secured al the local post- office. Mr. Wilson stressed lha"? the postofficc could not fill out blanks. Agencies to aid veterans .are being set up here to fill Ihcm out. mcnt. (Pulling control of food prices The uri._ Uirse payments was written in Arkansas Department Headquarters of the Legion. Briefly the law provides for pay ill, the rate held by the fcrviccman al the time of his discharge with a subsistence allowance of 70 cents a day additional. S'.-jff. technical and master sergeants are ulsu entitled to $1.12') per clay additional allowances fur quai lers. The leave time is computed at tin- rate of uvo aniT one-half days for each 30 days of service, minus the amount of le-av,e time actually used. A maximum of 120 days They will be available al their offices between the hours of 0 a.m. and 4 p.m. Posl Commander Tom Purvis, said il made no difference whether a veteran was a member of tbc post or not. Also the Veterans of Foreign War will aid any ex-serviceman in filling oul a form. BJd Morris. commander of the local post, asked veterans not to hcsilale kj call #.i the VFW for aid in anything. The original, a certified copy or a photostalic copy of discharge or certificate of service must be seal with the application. under the Agriculture Department was another part of Congress' efforts to strip OPA of its previous wide powers. OPA used to be boss over food prices, too.i But if Ihc Agricullurc Department refuses to remove a food ceiling upon request of an industry, that industry then can appeal to the decontrol board. So that places the board in lop command over price controls — on food and non-food items —and thus enables il to over-ride OPA and the Agriculture Department. All of this — appeal to OPA and Agriculture and the board — is part of the long pull ahead to gel America back lo normal when there shall be no price controls. It will mean a lol of work for the board in the months ahead and for this reason: As the months pass, more and more goods bo produced and will fluw into the markcl. The increasing is supposed to lessen tho danger of runaway prices and, •iherefore, the need for price controls. Wilh plenty of guods to buy, Americans won't be uo apt t,o bid up prices. It will be the board's job to sec lhat ceilings arc not imposed any longer than necessary on anything. proposed none; lhat its position was already sta'ed in Ihc five treaty drafts. The deadline for filing amendments passed al midnight. Bulgaria, one of the bcalen Axis countries issued a statement asserting thai the claims of Greece, one of the Allied victors, to $708,000,000 reparations were "fantaslic and in conlradiclion" lo Ihe draft trealy'.s declaration lhat Bulgaria would pay "partial" indemnities to rcecc and Yugoslavia. The Bulgars asserted that the amount of railroad equipment, cat- ,lc and power installalions which recce asked "did nol even exisl before the war in all the territory (including parts of Greece) occupied by Bulgarian troops." o Boy Scout Committee Holds Meet The Hcmpsload District Boy Scout Committee met Monday night al Hope city hall, wilh Dis- Iricl Chairman Clifford Franks in charge. Camping and aclivilics chairman Nolcn Tollcll announced that the Scout troops of Hope would present on exhibit of "athletics" anci "physical development" in the mc- ril badge show at Four Slalcs Fair Ihis fall. Elmer Brown was appoinled chairman of organization and px- lenlion in Hempslead district. A number of new Iroops and cub packs arc to be organized in this supply of goods territory months. within the ncxl few over our lerritory, not single planes alone, but.e,yen-,whole,squadrons." The premier';chargpd that even while peace negotiations were going on, "we have come to realize that certain counlries which during the war of liberation marched together with us do not wish a peace of liberation but an imperialistic peace." He said thn sacrifices of Russia, Yugoslavia, Poland and other countries "and their tremendous contribution toward victory in having carried the main burden of the 'war" appeared now not to be re« cognized. He declared 'that' Yugoslavia would strive to achieve peace, but "certain imperialistic great powers wish to accuse us of not wanting peace, just as they wish to accuse the Soviet Unioi\ of not" wanting peace aflcr having sacrificed mil- Conlinued on Page Two A Scout Master's training course wil Ibegin on Oct. 7, in Hope for Ihosc interested this county. in Seoul work in 13 Negroes Held ' for Shooting of Four Officers By MARTHA COBLE Jackson, Miss., Aug. 31 —(Ui — Thirteen Negroes arrested for shooting four policemen were held in seclusion here today as Mississippi aiithorilics sought to determine whal charges lo place against them. Bill and Garfield Craft, lasl of the "fighting Craft's," were arrested last night in Sullivan's Hollow, near Magoo, Miss. They and nine other Negroes had taken refuge there after shooting and seriously wounding Smighl County Sheriff Glynn Hester, Mize Cily Marshall Gaston Sullivan, and two special deputies, Will Diekcrson and Oree Ainsworth. Hope Melons Are Shock to Missouri . Hempslead County Clerk Leo Ray, who also >s governor of the Mo-Kan-Ark district of Kiwanis clubs, has received the following letter, regarding the bjy Hope watermelons he shipootl io the' $1. Louis convention tjus month. "Dear Frleiid Leo. It wiis 3 pleasure to see yoii again at the convention in St.' LOUJS and I want to commend you for the fin<; appearance you made before the de'agat- es convened on Friday morning. •Those watermelons ;»ver-s whop- pels, bul would you lake my v/orri for it, the Boonville club uncnibers said il was 'fictiUous.' No v then, L-e-o, we've got to provo it some way. "If you have another good-sized melon send it to me by express or freight collect and I'll take it to our next meeting as evidence- of what can be done by Kiwanians in Arkansas! ...... 'Moreover, we have a lot of T«c- as lads at Keinper who dementi evidence and I'll try to display the Hope melon to them wheu- school opens September 2. "Let me know what 'you can 'do about (his in the next week or 10 days. 1 want 'them' Kiwanians as well as the Texas boys to know you have such a crop. Then there arc about 50 Arkansas cadets who will also lake pride in razzing the Texas, boys jusl a little. "Thank you for your co-operaliou and i looh forward to hearing ' " from you, my friend.' Sincerel E. W. (TUCK) TUCKER Executive Officer, Kcmper Military School. Aug. 18, 1946 Boonville, Mo.,

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