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Amarillo Globe, The (Newspaper) - August 14, 1947, Amarillo, Texas FOR Seeking County Highway Cooperation By CAL Possibility of joint participation in furnishing the state with a way for an proposed by state highway through rillo was presented M u which found itself facing a traffic problem similar to 8. has already started a program to solve the In j. i 1 LU A J already started a program to solve the in me at an expressway as the South Plains city the people call it their The local cost is shared on a participation basis by the city Of Lubbock and ftfc bock Western Conditions which a j Sn far M city officials not started any DeWitt executive head to determine how much a the state highway along North Eighth would Bested that an Amarillo way could be routed over North Mayor Lawrence Hagy said the The road would angle and Join the present route of US Highway CG near the commission will study the The problem of obtaining way right-of-way In Fort San and El Paso is much more difficult than in Officials of these cities have not Main expressed opinion opposing an expressway has come from the Amarillo Association of Highway a group of owners of businesses located along the routing the an Veterans according toj js not the only Texas Greer's with the problem of Much of this area is under traffic throuch town On North East Eighth the limits line runs down the I North j expressway prevent transient ting highway traffic through Mr. Greer said Fort San SLATE REGISTRATION Aug. 14 at Rice institute will cities are grappling with the held Sept. 16 through Sept. 19, west the 1cm. All' of the cities named was announced THE AMARILLO TIPPING BY HOTEL PATRONS SHOWS AN INCREASE SINCE THE END OF PAGE 5 GLOBE TWENTY-FOURTH NO. 125 Wl Leased AUGUST 14.. 1947 Truman Okays Wolcott Sees General Decline K'S HIGHWAY PROGRAM Reroute Through Traffic Aug. 13. Considerable progress reported by officials here day in the construction of a highway dispersal system costing nearly which is expected to many of most ous traffic broad design of the plan to expedite as much as with stress upon safety the traffic which must through the city and to provide routing around the of the city for through To finance the the city It committed to the expenditure of approximately the county about and state and eral highway sources to about The total investment is ex- to approximate or exceed before the work is com- probably late 1948, Key highways in thc plan to through traffic around the edge of the city arc US Highways 62, 84 and 87. and State Highway 280. they completely encircle the city and will enable all through to avoid residence and town Key within the city are Fourth Nineteenth extending from cast to and Avenues A. H. Q and College from north to Their design is intended to speed traffic which has to move through the city and to provide the most convenient access to particular such as the industrial dis- that individual drivers may wish to Broadly the work involves the widening of in cases to GO and the securing of rights-of-way for widening and approaches to sues thoroughfares as Avenue A and Q. so that sharp turns can be re- placed with gradual The single project In the on which work Is most Is on Nineteenth Street thc edge of the district and leading into the most densely settled residential areas as well as to highways toward the west and This project will cost around 000 under the general cooperative plan being The city's port notice in the United Nations Security Council day that she would veto the new American and Australian proposals for a UN border watch in StatI Photo This js North West Eighth Avenue looking west from parallel service pictures on page 6.) RIVER ROAD COMMUNITY VOTES DAY SCHOOL TAX BOOST PAGE 28 32 PAGES PRICE FIVE CENTS dorses the price investigation just undertaken has ordered the Justice division to investigate clothing and housing prices to mine whether there are any conspiracies to raise A reporter at his news conference asked Mr. Truman if he meant that he hoped Clark could check the rise in prices or simply point out those who have to keep prices up beyond normal it The President said thc reporters Birth of a Nation Park Bond Issue Sold thousand worth of Palo Duro State Pat It Revenue bonds has been the state park will remain in state the of Commerce was notified last Pakistan Aug. 14 a mony lasting less than 15 Great Britain wielded its 200-year rule of India and thc new nation of Pakistan was Viscount until day thc British viceroy of all cut thc British reins on would have to wait and tho subcontinent of he thought that the investigation and let it divide Into the would be more likely to point Dominion of Pakistan and the Hindu of It wan thc climax of 50 years of bloody Indian agitation for of sweating Indians stood in the streets to shout live as batten drove to the new state's tiny constituent assembly halL to thc accompaniment of booming turned over thc government of Pakistan to Its ernor Mohammed AH in a brief promised Britain's operation with the new replied that his ment would foster and political but even as spoke amid Hindus and Moslems scattered over India were ing each other to death In con- those who are holding prices On a related Mr. man said he has a cabinet committee looking into the crop outlook to determine whatever steps may be necessary as to the price tion was getting attention from those Congress members still in Michigan expressed belief a eral price is in thc Chairman of the House Banking Wolcott is regarded as spokesman for many House Re- publicans on price and rental would be a grave mistake to put price controls back on again Wolcott told a That would slow UP and we must have production if WR are he believed tion has Its peak and we are saturation general price decline is At his press the in blunt Congress of tearing up the Labor That was one of thc accomplishments of he said at a news Quickly Mr. Truman added that he has no doubt the Labor Department will he rebuilt it can't he torn President Truman also told or The newsmen that he sees nothing ford 1.70 Even Mohandas K. the father of Independence and the most revered man in saw his Calcutta quarters Thc bitter strife over irreconcilable religious ferences forced of The division was intended to let each rule its own but the fate of 565 princely Hindus and Moslems live in almost equal number M been left to boundry commissions for later The riches of which prompted Queen Elizabeth to charter an Indian Trading Com- pany in 1600, were split between the two new with a population of 60 million controlled 200 thousand square miles of food and jute The companion state of the Dominion of India possessed In- dia's big Industrial 600 thousand square miles of and 200 million It also was expected eventually to the 85 million persons living In the princely states now The two nations Into which India was divided remain minions Inside 'the com- of nations until June 30, 1948. At that they will decide whether to leave the which is held gether the British crown Unprecedented independence celebrations aimed night by N. of the Texas State Park Board Russian Raps Greek Setup LAKE 14 accusing the United States of crudest form of in Greek internal served the troubled Deputy Foreign Andrei struck back at the latest of the western countries with a lashing attack on th of rights-of-way has It has dealings wirh hundreds of individual owners of property re- in whole or in Dart niche world who in- or i terf in he Start of construction on some units wildest interference into Of the system such as e Truman 1 f id lUfe the Once crudest interference into I the internal of Greece v etc American at present the united j. II It was the tempi to install delegate 1 i ir nf not the Greek carefully pre- several was Russia's Gromyko emphasized that was a. b ard Sia could accept proposals According to the ad- first reply to the United for border observers in dressed toiler B. Stales plan to 10SS the Greece Both the chamber of feans case mto the Genera U ri A bonds la the scries A bonds in thc amount of were sold to James C. arid an Austin bonding and scries B In the same amount were throughout but the blaze j purchased by thc Commerce Trust of fireworks was Intermingled with blaze of gunfire the birth pangs of the new Military police using automatic fired oh rioters in Lahore and two cities In North In 24 the walled city of Lahore killed and 100 Huge fires In Calcutta and persons were killed and five in matic move to end religious moved an embattled area of 'The building he occupied was by rocks which a crowd ZOO Thc building's Windows were All around were out victims of dis- On the day that In- dia received thc independence he had devoted his life to Gandhi had nothing to t 3x5 timbers and Redwood SCO John Maynard BOO Sib Advance classes fith A Tempo of Panhandle Rains Increasing Local showers last night poured a for spotted tions of the parched Ten stations on the Texas High Plains reported some Wl n rt flf VM C 1 Co. of Kansas The Kansas City Bank held the original paper on the park Last agreed to postpone foreclosure procedure on the erty until 1947; giving the state park board and the Legislature time to take action to save the The Legislature approved the suance of the worth of revenue bonds The bonds will bear 3 per cent inter- est. In. expressing his satisfaction at the news of thc bond Virgil president of thc chamber of that the question has been settled thc chamber will point a committee to assist thc state parks board in every sible To Increase the he one of the major problems is thc improvement nf the roadways and to contact the state highway commission in the future in the hope of securing some aid in roadway development in the park Mr. Patterson comprehensive program for the development of all state will be laid before the next Texas The recent Legislature ed to act on 'a similar pre- Assembly if a- new Soviet veto blocks action by the Gromyko said 1 of the disposal system such as tion of Avenues A and Q still awaits the securing of In the vast majority of cases property has been obtained without great difficulty and at moderate In a few nation proceedings have been In negotiations are Officials estimate that more than 90 per cent of the needed rights-of-way have been COSTLY ICE Aug. 14 driver Robert Sparks reened around a crashed into a car and caused a traffic Jam that took police 10 minutes to un- Greece and and threat to Inasmuch as Russia vetoed the j Hauled into Sparks ex- original American proposal for was holding ice UNITED NATIONS Page 2 cream bar in my left Ten stations on the Texas wign Day passed although only five had appreciable amounts of than half in Texas an The Lone Star Sta Texas forgets To Celebrate Victory Day By The Associated Press i and an- Victory Day passed for the past four This Students To Begin Enrolling Sept. 2 More than Amarillo school children will answer school Sept. 2. At that students in the senior and high schools out the lony forgotten report cards and register for the new within the will continue Sept. 3. All of the various schools in Elementary students will report Sept. 3. Classes Independent I seated late in the According to Mr. the nue from the park has averaged and an- for the past four This v 1-r-i-- in i. be ii toe fa I The Lone Star State per the canyon more accesible which nacl Inches tne more sons and daughters to and were he democratic convention tion gauging only yu- the national de- indicated the 9110 UHC AMD He said he had not ex- was much heavier in downtown aid As Mr. Truman Amarillo's catch was extremely thai he holding the with the English Field 1948 Democratic convention gauging only Ob- where pressed a preference on the In response to Mr. Texas reports man added that the selection of it new Democratic national the event Robert E. and negan steps a The same spotted showers visited the Democratic National Com- the New Mexico line region and the had 1.87 and Leaders Reported Fleeing Hungary j i ported with receiving inches Lne country wun a The maximum nf have lhc critics of Com- CHINA LAMPS rtf serious more sons and the armed services than any ri was 89 on July state in the It gave Mr. says local showers second anniversary of are scheduled this afternoon and the end of the celebrated Temperatures will remain by Jew mild with a predicted The veterans of Foreign Wars of this afternoon will give tonight at imum tomorrow night Tickets sell for a It was the only celebration reported in the Maj. Gen. John B. uty Fourth Army is to all public schools will begin Sept. 4. High school students who plan to enroll in thc distributive cation or diversified occupations courses should contact the in- at thc high school this These programs permit thc student to work and receive it for it as part of his high school Howard Cobb is ordinator of the D. and ert F. directs thc D. O. program every child entering thc public schools must be vaccinated against smallpox unless thc child has had Children en- tering school here for thc first cither in thc first grade or coming from other must present a certificate from a censed physician showing that they have had a successful Mr. Rogers says that last spring parents were advised to have cal examination by their family are on thc same standards and the same qualifications of ers apply in all This that as good work can be done in one school as in tendent Rogers Amarillo College opens its at 3 o'clock Monday Sept. 15. At this time all mcn will assemble in the torium for announcement Following they are to take psychological and Interest Program for the afternoon of the lie leal examination ay will include a silent Children entering Amarillo physicians for all 6-year-old aptitude test and c schools for the first time for the Hrst II and not they Jit grades two or three will be required to present a birth Supt. M. Rogers has them before the opening of This includes all 6-year- j Although old children entering school lor js not for LUlU tour of the college purpose of the Dean able At the same 7 M. j 1 HC TT Cdl 14 Jews and an Arab killed day during conflict in the ABU area of half a square mile be- tween the twin cities of Tel Aviv and Some 32 others were many in fights with and stones fore peace and calm were on the blood splotched streets at dusk by troops bearing bayonetted AMARILLO AND Con- cloudiness with scattered At 4 0-coc le first time and all children entering to jt is Mr. womell students will meet In the the second and third grades from and men students will other school i school officials urge that jn the An est transfers 1'rom in Student county may secure a birth at the City Health ment in the City Failure to do ass not request transfers hool district to another cept in cases of emergency or ab- solute Because of be the Student from to local showers this afternoon and Friday partly Con- mild WEST Partly cloudy with i is afternoon and thundershowers this County Day celebration at Thundershowers The event honors Ward except in Little includes speak at the second County Partly cloudy fiddlers land even the largest in yet and will be at- uy t-t o nn The erupted American at and j p afr Stephenville plans an continued the Seven were wln DJ typo in critical 14 other Arabs were hurt less Thc other 11 were nit of whom escaped air contests an old time thunderstorms and High for 24 hours ending at 91 64 80 MRS. WINE HEADS WCTU Aug. 14 Elkhart County Woman's Christian Temperance Union chose the Instead of the tended by residents from and will be mm h 111 Auto 821 8th Sept. 16. will meet iri do will necessitate delay in j creased enrollment and crowded at 9 Those who did registering the in many it will psychological of thc Board of i be necessary to reject requests for ition year will be School Trustees also require that where classes arc filled and freshmen wiU M i take thc science aptitude test at the Individual counseling for students is scheduled for Sept. 16 and 17 Students will be assigned to who will help them iplan a college Thc first general assembly is to be Sept. 17, and all students are required to at- Dean Davis Official begins Sept. 18 and Faculty advisers will have results of thc examinations by this time and will be able direct the begins 22- Purpose of the guidance program is to help the himself to col- Licenses at Stake For Speedy Drivers 'T C The clamps are Speeders are going to be Lawrence Hagy said bad driving is If lack of public cooperation in promoting ment of more traffic officers they they be added to the police force coopti in iJi Reckless drivers and bad drivers are safety forces the going to be Traffic officers today said are clamping Those who mayor nore traffic regulation sooner Today there was a later will find themselves being ference in the forced to the curb police Each time a violator gets caught the fine will be Police Traffic Garlic Price four violations will be was a purpose 01 th ference in the activities of tlle Motorcycle patrolmen student ad more alert and are covering more lif D dav Wine as start to have the Corpora tier violator's driver's license Other policemen are ing their eyes open for traffic Corporation court is open to lege Dean Davis whole is a definite port ot thp at Amarillo Center See SCHOOLS Face
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