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Kingsport Times (Newspaper) - June 1, 1951, Kingsport, Tennessee Today's Skies Saturday P m a m m the Crown hish in touth nm In at Saturn rush In southwest 912 u m low In east 2.31 a m lAll Vol XXXVI No 110 Kingsport Tenn Friday June 1 1951 14 Pages Five Cents The Weather Fair tonight and lowest about 65 Saturday partly cloudy warm and showers likely Local noon ture 82 last night's low 53 Thursday's high 85 Kingsport And Bluff City Elections Slated For Sat Kingsport voters will go to the polls at City Hall day from 9 to p.m to choose three aldermen from among nine candidates The three will serve year terms After the election these the two remaining aldermen on the Board will get together and elect one from their number ns the new mayor of A record is rd DurinK the May tion for this election and the bond issue 863 names wen to the books making it the largest registration in the city's history In City Saturday voters will to the polls at City Hall from 9 to p.m to elect a mayor a city attorney and five aldermen No poll tax receipts will be required but voters have been asked to bring their tion certificates with them to make the voting move along more speedily Sole candidate tip for re- election among the nine is Mayor Emery B Jitney who was ed to the Board of Mayor and Aldermen four years aco term ex- pires this year along with Vice Mayor Sam Benedict and Alderman J E dict and Isley are not seeking re election bid for a second term Is in- to mean that he is putting the record to a test Joe A is seeking election to the Board for the second straight time He was one ol seven candidates in the elections of 1949 Other candidates Paul Bellamy Ernest C Cross Milton L Faulkner Arthur D man Manuel E Sanders and Don Whited Miners Strike Group Wrangles In Sympathy 2 Union On Secret Report M en Charged In Blast Acheson's Testimony Held Up In Debate Over Formosa Data Reds Bolster Defense Slow Down UN Push May Indicate New Drive To Break Up UN Counteroffensive TOKYO Chinese Commu bolstered defenses today lines guarding their massing area in Red Korea An Allied tank patrol jback into at the of Reservoir on the i Eastern Front Friday noon for second straight day It had fought jits way in Thursday Friday met no opposition Communist troops bitterly posed Allied patrols the mile Korean Front except at the two ends of Reservoir Gains up to two miles were re- ported near j On the Western nn lean staff officer said Chinese to be digging in to resist nny further Allied advance the supply Reds streamed Into new tions north of the Parallel to defend the concentration area area for the blunted offensives They filtered in- I to new positions by groups of 50 to 500 Some dragged new ranian nes risis ations 840th Engineer Aviation Group On Active Duty Kingsport Battalion Is Formally Inducted To Leave For Camp Soon i WISK Va sympathy coal strike in Southwestern ne nnd is in la spread today to the fourth Coal Corp lp y N positions idling about 3.000 miners An American officer said Between 000 nnd miners at Dante laid aside their tools sPe Defense Pace 3 this morning in support of about 100 company store clerks whoi recognition of their union At exactly 8 o'clock Friday i artillery morning at the ORC Armory on I set i walnut Street the reserve and enlisted men of 840th Engineer Aviation talion ceased to be civilians WASHINGTON of Arheson look the witness today in the Senate's Arthur But the first hours brought only debate over to make public a 1940 Department document with Formosa i Then without deciding the tlon the Senators ordered a for lunch was told come back nt p in Some members of the tee have said the document in- Formosa fall to Communists Formosa is th U.S Will Hold Up On UN Army Troops Now Needed In Korean Fighting WASHINGTON I Member Nabbed FBI Investigating Gate City Prisoner GATE CITY The eral Bureau of Investigation was checking here today the story of a Scott County prisoner who told list after earmarking any i Virginia State Police he is an driven from thr mainland by of for a proposed Mln trf United Nations army until the nnd doesn't want it American officials said today public that Ambassador Warren Oj the UMW in the Srn mid tin has been Instructed to in- arPa to unionize small deep and thf would UN au available strip mines have resulted in the on American military forces are arrest of 30 union members and tied up in Korea and officials who have been charged I with violations varying from Hand where the Chinese United States reportedly will At that hour the battalion a unit of the Organized Reserve was formally inducted into the active military service of the United 21 months Major George R Zohrlaut of re- serve read the tion al Orders No 108 Third Army By the time he had uttered words by command of ant General the 840th i had become as much a part of the United States Army as the oldest regular regiment Lieut Col R E Philbeck in civilian Hfe an employe of Tennessee Eastman Company LSI C i escapee from Leavenworth battalion's commander He nf ihP in Kansas and is left shortly after the nv of Glamorgan Va member of the Kentucky family Friday for the unit's base The picketing action and of Meanwhile at Wise two M if IJ United Mine Workers members I I were arrested and charged with a feeder substation at the Glamorgan mine Deputy Sheriff H R Tieche identified the UMW members as Charles Congo and Kedrick son both of Wise i They were released on bond each and ordered to report for a preliminary hearing June 15 before Trial Justice George L Taylor at Big Stone Gap The Wise County Circuit Court today issued Its third anti- OUT OF priest was credited with saving the life of an youth who teetered pre- on a story hotel in Huston Mass for over an hour and a half The youth Albert Thomas is shown standing on the in the photo at left In the photo at the Thomas is comforted by Father Joseph Curran SJ at Unston police headquarters after he was taken into custody by police Thomas spent Ult minutes on the and ened to jump into a crowd of horrified spectators gathered on the street below He was dually coaxed back into the hotel room by Father Curran and his girl friend SKA Telephoto iWse i See 3 Costello Group Ahead In Ireland Austin is expected to coercion to inciting a riot and however that the j States government will Tension in the area has led problem later to decide a lurry of violence American military Mrs Frampton wife of i could contribute to the a nonunion operator Nations forces j charged with shooting at a in Arizona The rest tf the Dev Draws Biggest Trails Informed officials described i Austin's they said is to be submitted within a week to U N Secretary earal an interim reply I The United Nations has called I on each of the 60 member klons to indicate the DUBLIN Ireland Prime and size of military forces Minister John A Costello's can offer for possible U N tinn maintained a slim lead over service A proposal railing Eamon de See Troops Pace 3 Valera's Fianna Fall Party today In the contest for control of the Irish Republic's Or t IIP Indicted basis of incomplete election returns thr DP Valera Enf faction was by far the big I Ul the Sce Pasc 3 Evans May Gel Chance To Talk Fired Naval Officer Becomes Top Issue State Trooper C G ham said he arrested the man who pave his name as Harold Edward Hatfield 31 Ashland Ky at p.m Thursday near Marcem Quarry on U S Route 23 The prisoner was charged with driving drunk possessing no op- license and no vehicle registration card Cunningham brought the man to the Scott County jail He first identified himself as John Robert Richards of Harlan Ky but day volunteered in the Scott County jail that his name Is He told officers he had been n fugitive from Leavenworth since April 1947 He had no tion on his person Trooper said A special agent nf the FBI came here at 10 today to fingerprint and check his ground talion will follow in a few days After the brief activation mony Lieut Paul D Wheeler battalion operations of- See Induction 3 Compromise On Draft Passes Senate OKs Measure Sends It To House Johnston WSB Clash On Relaxing WASHINGTON The Senate ex WASHINGTON over how to deal with a flood of wage boost demands a major strike threat new orders ting the use of steel and a proposal for stiffened credit controls President Sends Letter Asking End To Dispute Ambassador Grady Delivers Message To Ailing Tehran Iran President Tru man intervened personally today in Iran's oil crisis He sent a ter to Premier degh urging that negotiations be instituted with Britain for ment of the present explosive British Foreign Secretary bert Morrison offered on May 19 to send a high diplomatic mission to negotiate nil outstanding ences between Iran and mainly the problems arising from Iran's insistence upon nationalizing her oi resources including the bis Oil Company President Truman's letter was delivered by U S Ambassador Henry F Grady at Premier home this morning reportedly Is sick In bed with n fever Informants In Tehran said the presidential note was in- spired in Washington from the State Department nnd not by suggestions from diplomats on the scene This seems to emphasize the Importance President Truman attaches to the oil situation An earlier U S snld the crisis is a threat to the unity of the whole free The President's note reportedly urged negotiations within the were highlights of the economic mobilization picture today Wages Economic Stabilizer Eric Johnston and the Wage Board differed over how to relax the ment's wage controls After meeting with the board Johnston told reporters he would like to have the board act Im- mediately on cases that could be approved under present policy and to work out an over-all for- mula covering the future About cases are pending Some members among the 12 and WASHINGTON Navy Lt JG William H may Kct a chance to tell investigating why he called the pro-Soviet nnd ex- n low opinion of our pressed anre forged by the present pre- III ignorant Congress mier gave his bloc a headquarters here yesterday stripped of his commission and Abitibi Newsprint Upped Per Ton lead with 14 contests still to be derided closed that Gordon from service last Ky was free on day for writing these nnd other As the tabulation of ballots In I bond after being indicted by worded views lurv on Evans became n congressional yesterday He lost his Job for authorizing a Wednesday's general election I federal grand jury on whisky hi moved slowly ahead the charges government's group had taken No date has been set for trial York to publish n 70 Valera's Fianna Fall John and ln which Evans bitterly at- Soldiers of Destiny had 51 Twitty were Indicted I the Administration nnd Con- This the distribution May 21 by a federal grand jury 1 press He charged they had put Costello's East St Louis the FBI said j pro-Soviet interests ahead of foundation for a universal military trailing program in he future was by voice vote Tile legislation which now goes Rebs Must Sail On Yankee Ship And Horrors They Elect Yank President to the House also lowers the min draft age to 18 years and adds three months to the service required of draftees The House is expected to act on the next week House al would send the measure to ident Truman Senator Case forced a one-day delay yesterday in the TORONTO Power vote but lie said in advance on the WSB clashed with ston on that expressing the NORFOLK Va i opinion that while an over-all here? policy should be quickly devised See Controls Page 3 Carolinians Accused Of Murdering Cabbie S C United premier's I Pearson and are from thos se of the United States in the Sen Cain told n re- Labor 14 Farmers Tennessee They Republicans 2 independents arrested earlier In May at lied with the coalition 12 City and still are being i After leading throughout the there j Douglas may want to count yesterday the De Four counts were contained In hear sworn testimony from Evans party fell behind early this whisky about his charges that an over- morning The election returns so far have revealed no big swings In public groups support of the rival taking and carrying away whelming in n J o r 11 y of U S kv unlawfully transporting the men in the Far East be- stolen whisky between states eve he does and Paper Co Ltd today an- a a ton Increase In the price of newsprint This brings the New York price to SI 16 a ton and the Canadian price to The Ls effective July 1 with production of around tons a year Ls the third largest Canadian print producer Total Canadian production Is around tons a year of which nearly 80 per cent Ls sold in the United States Newsprint for the Kingsport Times and the Kingsport News is supplied by the Company ie expected the measure to puss He had objected to a vote until ators received printed copies of the I did not have a knife out for Case said I Just thought any measure that reaches into every family in the country should nt least be printed nnd understood before the Senate acted Sen Russell used more than two hours yesterday to ex- plain to the few Senators who re- mained on the floor nil of the compromise worked out be- tween the Senate and House Much of the debate around the current nationwide tests arranged by Selective Service for young men anxious to qualify for deferment in order to continue in college of nationalization has been made law In Iran but is not yet effective Iran lins shown no disposition up to now even to talk about negotiating Today however reports lated that Premier hud summoned nn emergency session ol his cabinet after meeting These reports said he would read the President's letter to a special session of Parliament tomorrow Grady's visit followed mi tion from n high government cial last night that Iran would not formally take over the controlled Oil Com- pany before early next week Tills official said the three-man management committee to direct the nationalized oil Industry would not go lo of the company's tt hat goes on I jor installation the five days which the company given The three Civil War vets the final reunion of the United Confederate Veterans were ised a tour of the harbor aboard the Robert E Lee But they'll have to settle for 1 northern the State of And the Sons of Confederate Vet erans last night elected a Yankee as their president Of course someone stretched a to offer suggestions on the over Grady declined to comment to reporters on the purpose of his visit to Premier But the visit Grady met with the See Intervenes Page 3 accused of killing n In calling the ship the Robert taxicab driver and touring three states with the body in the cab trunk go on trial for murder here Monday The defendants are Lander Ray E Lee It was really the Virginia and has been known as the Holiday since her post World War Two reconversion But the Holiday has changed hands so It'll have to Gentt 23 of N C and be the Pennsylvania John Helton 22 of Flor ence and They are charged with the June 1949 slaying of Myrtle Beach cab driver Robert Oliver then 27 Legal technicalities resulted in new Indictment against them when the case first came up for trial last October The case to be a candidate been postponed Oliver's body many times was found In ditch near Princeton W Va Gentt nnd were arrested in ver's cab nt u police road block at Lock Haven Pa and conspiracy The hijacking occurred 2 near Clay City 111 according to the FBI which said a load cases of whisky was taken I from a owned by the Ozark Beverage Co of City Mo The whisky was worth Start Price War New York Shoppers Storm Stores Unexplained Explosions Hit North Carolina City WILMINGTON N C An- mles are UH other of unexplained cys nnd enjoying a price sald nobody would undersell them shook the which threatens to engulf all With an enforced truce during By HAY NEW YORK Shopping ar- mies are marching merrily on putsch on Tuesday following an announcement on Monday A block away at management last night Sharp blasts spaced about four tt minutes apart were reported by residents from here to vine Beach 14 miles The intensity of the blasts was so great that some citizens called Any spot away from home a police nnd said It feels ns if my cool drink a and oh by all mean to follow your 1 house Is going to be rocked down Others asked Are we an ite comics That's the way to enjoy a vacation Alley Oop you have the Times mailed to your vacation address Simply phone 2000 and ask for Circulation Department Officers were Investigating but had uncovered no explanation to dny Duty officers at Cherry Point Air Station and Camp said no night problems Involving city retailers Armed with dollars which they brandish like flaming green swords women have been ing the counters of the two big stores snapping up former price the Memorial Day closing the ing wave yesterday battered huge holes In merchandise prices Shoppers swarmed through the store aisles like invading locusts Many store personnel took to wear ed price cuts at both stores a few cents of each other Price tags took a beating hour by hour and by closing time last some items were marked down by more than 40 per cent The central buying front was at and Macy's but other big stores In New York and lyn hurriedly sliced their prices controlled Items at lower and ing boutonnieres so they could tell cr In this battle of the leach other from the customers bargains mere man doesn't one panting woman shopper a chance The price-cutting hassle grew out I shelled the thoughts of many when she It's good for us and of n U S Supreme Court decision good for business because they'll II days ago ruling that n lot of merchandise which do not sign fair-trade sitting the shelves need not observe retail Comparison shoppers shuttled fu Even entered the retail the fracas little One Bronx displayed screaming War All Prices Cut merchandise fared in yesterday's price Vacuum cleaner to to master to men's suit to Palm Bench suit to best seller novel James Jones From Here to to Retailers across the country are watching the big town's retail tussle with some apprehension and still more confidence that it won't last long Few in other cities were Inclined to start the price toboggan If want a war the store Sale Of New Driver's Permits Starts Today New driver's licenses went sale Friday Russet Harr County Court clerk has announced Harr said that there are proximately licenses to re- new and urged that applications for renewal be placed as soon as possible In order to avoid n last minute rush A new type of license Is being Issued this year Harr said This license will have a carbon copy on an IBM card Regular driver's licenses will cost for two years licenses will be Alt persons wishing censes must appear In person If such persons arc unable to do so they can send their old cense to the Department of Safety In Nashville with This rule also applies for out BENTON Tenn Polk i of state drivers or those In County's Sheriff John As for the Sons of Confederate Veterans meeting with their ent body it seems that A Belmont Dennis of Gu to hold the office for an- other term Then Judge John J Lively of Chattanooga was i the nomination but he i So Judge William Beard of the municipal court N J got the Job Polk Citizens File Petition To Oust Sheriff Edwards who slept In jail because a man's family is safer if he's not there was the subject of an and Bristol and at the Licenses may be obtained at the deputy clerk's office In ouster petition filed In Circuit Court here yesterday The petition filed in behalf of 24 citizens of Polk declared the county has reached almost a state of anarchy Good citizens are afraid to travel the ways They fear for their safety In their places of business by day and In their homes at night Edwards laughed when he was Informed an ouster petition had rolling One dealer said this thing 3 f prices set by manufacturers between and think are keeper said this is a country out of hand it's like si pit free enterprise and we can no bottom them one better down to the one trade guess Is that prices dustcloth Who does Macy level off nt from eight to 15 Macy's the keying Here's how Some per cent below the former f been filed against him I got dressed up and I have courthouse he said FISHING TABLES Tile ol al bHow has been taken Jolin Plan your dun so that you vill be in Tood territory or hunting In cover durum times ir you wuh to rind the bef sport thai tach dar ti The Major are shown lu lace These begin at the shown and last lor bu hour and halt or two hours thereafter The Miner Periods shown In true are oJ somewhat shorter duration Use Eastern Stan lard f Minor been hanging around here be- cause I dreamed this was going lo Edwards said He had no comment on the suit ex- cept to predict a hung jury when the case comes to trial Friday Sunday II LAKE STAGES Int level Thursday Watauga Lake level
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