Ada Evening News, March 10, 1946

Ada Evening News

March 10, 1946

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Ada Evening News (Newspaper) - March 10, 1946, Ada, Oklahoma % Another argument for the contention tho! woman con eland WEATHER SLr#iand. mi,d Sunday. Monday mostly cloudy, cooler northwest. — " *»    ^    «    °    *~»T    treatment,    then    ru„W.    ^    whon    *.    MT.    pmmnrnd. 42nd Year—No. 278 THE ADA EVENING NEWS BUY MORE WAR BONDS Parade Is Today’s Feature Of Junior Fat Stock Show Youths Bring Animals in From Elevon Southeastern Counties rm>r’is pictured here Junior Fat Stock Show that or»n«S L 1 j e Southeastern through Tuesday^    opened    here    Saturday    and continues  e • ' • toT ,eSey barrow that he pIani trict show March 12-15.    snow    men    at    the    Ardmore    dis* Janfb divisions'cdTho°Ada Tnd'bleerr 'lf0" 8 * h3 iv!* contender in son. 8 years old. means ?o keen6 thfwS a^d.^n fcrl shown here with a Southdown Jamb    n    year    • He is Southdown, and one Shropshire at the Ada an^ TuS^howf. tW° Lalin-Americans Receive Diplomas Forty Complete 52 Week* Air Mechanic Training Judging Monday to Decide Champion., Cath Winner. Amang Steer., Barrow., Lamb.; I. Ninth Annual Show A slight tightening up of nerves was evident Saturday afternoon at the Fairgrounds as more and more animals were amving to compete in the Ninth Annual Southeastern Oklahoma Junior Livestock show that got underway Saturday with entries arriving from ll coonties. The entire show will be high- --- lighted by a parade of all animals * ““f.4 tke grandstands at 1:30 o clock this afternoon. Mem* hers of the Ada Round-Up have agreed to participate in the parade, which will be followed by a wolf trapping demonstration starting at 3 p.m. Each of 578 entrants will be competing for championship honors and a part of the $1,000 cash prizes offered winners in various classes and divisions. Winners in steer divisions will be paid $16 first money, the largest sum given winners in the show. Look Out For “Joe Louis*’ Bobby Cooper, 4-H dub boy from Mead in Bryan county, was one of the happiest youngsters at the show Saturday afternoon as he was preparing “Joe Louis”, an # g.us Stf^r weighing 980 pounds, lor the Ada show. The steer was awarded grand champion honors at Durant Wednesday afternoon. Cooper said that his steer had gained five pounds since winning Fool. Valley Show Bad. PAULS VALLEY, Okla., March 9, MI—Bob Rennie, Pauls Valley FFA member) showed the grand champion barrow today at the Garvin county junior fat stock show. The barrow, placing over nearly 200 entries, wa! a .Chester White middleweight. Jess Lam of Pauls Valley showed the grand champion ®teer- ® Hereford fromthe Gus Delaney ranch at Ada. Harvey Richardson of Elmore City exhibited the g r a n d champion lamb. a South-down. «nd Ted Nemecek, Pauls Valley, showed the grand champion gilt, also a Chester White. A C*    °*    Oklahoma A. and M. college, judged the entries. 0 (Ed>toM Note: Winners at Pauls Valley will be contenders at the Ada show that is in progress.) Bob Zenker Was There But Writes Casually Of Yamashita Burial, Tooth Marking Others Awaiting Execution Cpl. Bob Zenker, young Adan on the unit in charge'of the burial of Jap General YamashHa, wrote casually of it in a recent letter to his parents, Mr. and Mrs. E. J. Zenker, 509 South Townsend. Said Bob, “I’m back at that Jap cemetery in Contalubang (Luzon, Philippine Islands). We got Yamashita buried in her* and there are 16 more in the death cell awaiting execution. I and my buddy go in the death cell before they execute them and fingerprint and tooth chart them”. Zenker also was recently in charge of the body of an American general who committed Suicide. He has been overseas about six months. NedlridafWhole Set of Deadlines Taxpayers Next Friday is March 15. It is also two or three deadlines, which will affect a lot of Pontotoc countians. For one thing, it is the deadline for getting your federal and slate income tax returns on their way, accompanied, if you haven’t paid in enough by withholding ta*. by • check for the appropriate amount and, if your withholding tax payments are more than is required because of de Apartments For Veil To Be Eroded Volt Central Clearing Ground for Building. For 20 Apartment. Approved By FHA Construction has not started on I’,1). ,,dcr.al, bousing project at ?CIJ I? j Preparations £nd.^ morn*n8 when sites for the buildings were in the process of being cleaned for the construction of four two-story apartments for 20 families. fnrin Cen*ral made application for 50 apartments for as many amilies, but the Federal Housing Authority at Fort Worth, Tex approved only 20. Large Enough for Families The apartments will be large fTiSoKi1 families to live comfortably and will be desirable living quarters for they will be °f semi-permanent construction. College authorities agree that the new housing project will greatly alleviate the critical housing shortage that is evident at the college now. Frame Construction M^!flltK0‘Si0Iy,apartment h°US- th °l f^me construction; nf    buildings will consist tLflS* apart^nts, each with !n aKTSi,ving ro°™. kitchen and bath. They will also have four apartments, each with three and b°a°thS’ ng room kitchen Erection of two of the apartment houses will be between the president s residence and Knight hnhLl & gaiaRo locked just behind the residence of the pres- rc£m fnr ii tom down to make ro£™ for the new buildings. The other two houses will be built east of Science Hall on the hillside or between the college stadium. ltSelt 0nd thc footbaU May Be Ready For Summer r^™rdl."K »o authorities at East h*n‘raJ{. ‘/to apartments are be- ler«to!l l°T ve,erans as 3 reconversion housing project. They will probably be occupied by veterans with families and wifi *V°T those attending college ala *1? ! ?uh<>Pe °f 00,1 W Offiic-i i apartments will be Five Witnesses In (ase Are Missing Liquor Conspiracy Trial At Tulsa I. Delayed Vinson Says There’s Urgency In Setting Up Sound World Economy to Head off New War No New Major Strikes Close Ahead as This Week Begins Number of Strike-Idle Drop, to 707,000 With Mora Settlement.; Lewis, Operator. Open Talk. Tuesday By Tho Associated Press +. The nation’s reconversion pie- I tare assumed the brightest hue since mid-January today (Sunday) as a new week opened with no new major strikes threatened for the immediate future and the number of strike - idle continuing a steady decline. Settlement of a four months old machinists strike in San Francisco and a 65 day old strike of Western Electric company employes in New York and New Jersey dropped the number of strike idle the tuition to 707,000— less than naif the peak of nearly 1,700,000 in late January. OOO General Motors production ! workers; the seven weeks old ! TD-1*1 if 175,000 CIO Electrical I Workers; a strike of 400,000 Unit- I ed Mine Workers threatened for 1 1. and a walkout of 300,-000 Trainmen and Locomotive Engineers which was postponed for JO to 60 days last Friday pending an investigation by a fact-finding board. f Addresses Heads Of Inlemafional Monetary Bank Inaugural Moating af Two International Fiscal Bodies Begins at Savannah GM, UAW Confer Briefly Relative quiet prevailed on the labor front, meanwhile, with these developments; , General Motors representatives Major disputes still unsettled ihcld a short negotiating session on Page 4 Column 4) Tl .. Tuks BWI1 unsettled I__ are the 110-day-old strike of 175,- I (Continued City Campaign Into lb Final Lap as Filing Period Ended he Angus division in addition to ductions, by request for refund of * champion honors. He the differences    d °f !    i? k a!flimal will make „ March 15 is also the deadline foreX takMmhirnnmhih *h£W **; U?™?*]""" appIicati°n for home-Kextwwk    W    a,l‘    .    d.tax    «?«"pUon    and    for Little D” and “Big D" valuation for ’tax purposes of your personal and intangible pro- who iT the if*    I    Sfflra.    the    COUn,y tox assessor s ranch manager at the Lazy D, is Failure on the tax expmnfinn Rowing twosteer,. One is nam- angle and the property ownThv TLLSA, Okla., March 9.—(ZP) bo?aS J!2. CS.Piecia 11 y “good neigh- a}mosPhere in which 40 youths from 13 Central and South American nations received dip-lomas tonight, after 52 weeks of participation in the fourth inter-American aviation mechanic training program. •4    n graduates were honor students with grades of 90 or bet- with »no.BoroWsky- Braz"- led witn a 94 average and Marco Gonzales Colombia, and Abel hind    xlco» were close be- I Other honor students were1 Faez rhfit0rM Panai"a: Sherlock ,    Mario Contreas, Cos- ta Rica. Frederico Perez, Jose Ca- SLans,    **«£:    adjust state aid tothe district <£**?r>crS    Stoanded E- W.' Headland .....______auMI f^the^ratfolS1 to*.^ ^Ag^TF^.4 LEAVE tonsts “ * — *    •    - Four (erfifkales Ire Suspended Board Finds Owners Boid To Teach, Substitutes Actually Doing Work ,/p?K4AH4OM£ CITY’ March 9 — .»/*)—'The teaching certificates of lour Sequoyah county teachers were suspended until July I by the state board of education today following investigation into alleged teaching irregularities in six rural schools of that county. The action followed a hearing ™d‘Y in which it was testified that the four teachers and two others had been paid to teach in the six schools but that actu-ally substitutes taught. The suspended teachers may apply for re-instatement of their certificates after July I. lnJd*li\on' board voted to iistricts salaries —----— im ai paid to the substitutes instead of on the basis of the higher pay of the contracted teachers. GAN BE COUNTY AGENT strong competition wherever he Failure to shows and his two fine Hereford intangible pi steers in the show this year. stranded by Fridav’s snowstorm at the Headley farm home near Oregon, Mo. JCt*-rnS lor am°unt invested—Ada News Classified Ads /weather/ ****"' 1 '    1    4 ^0kJ?ho!Pa: Fair and rnild Sun- eryn*AStmOStIy C‘°Udy' Coo)- OKLAHOMA CITY, March 9. -An army officer on terminal Rave may be named county ag-ent- Attorney General Mac Q. Williamson today advised J. W. Marshall, Stephens county attar- nov« The attorney general ruled the county agent is an employe ra-than an official of the state and the inhibition against holding an official position while still on terminal leave and receiving army pay does not apply. Greater returns tor amount Invested—Ada News Classified Ads' *Big D’t,Ue D and tbe °*her is I In« °n hi« pro^Tt^wni^y^quRe Smith' usually presents some (Ta. add,t,onaI ad volorem wrong competition wherever he I Fail.... to assess personal and m«.ie-.jj J>rope.rty means auto- n„ i-. r.rr~ ",---/'■«*• j matte addition of IO per cent as a ^aturday afternoon, J penalty, reminds Assessor Char contestants from Hughes county I ley Rushing had not arrived as they showed their stock at a Hughes county show that ended Saturday at noon. n , 4-H and FFA Even Both 4-H club and FFA mem-hers consider the competition at the Ada show the strongest in this section of the state and nei-ther farm youth organization is ahead of the other; each has shown 12 grand champions during the past eight years. Hughes county 4-H club youths usually present the strongest competition rn the lamb division blari a .yaHey bfis been the leader in the barrow division. The strongest contenders in the n!f^een Present-ed by Atoka FFA members. Ross English of Garvin county owned the grand champion barrow, a Duroc, last year and is year-ring show here again this Additional Pens Provided Because of the increase in the number of animals expected to be shown here this year, pens have been constructed under the grandstands at the Fairgrounds to provide enough room for all the animals expected. Many Ada citizens were inter-aifnougb *n the annual event i“?t they went to the Fairgrounds Saturday afternoon to take a good look at the animals before they are judged. It was estimated hat more than IOO persons view- foaded aiU as ™ey were un’ All animals will be judged TuMdav’ i. f mainJ event tor Trr?day to .toom. w»d individual judging contests for both 4-H and " “ A members Tho cho... Forks were in use in Italy long before Englishmen adopted them. SOme were taken Yo England. 50 years passed before they came into general use. floroionn Capiio1 dome weighs 8,909 200 pounds—if auto troubles weigh on your mind, see Sinnett- Meaders.    3-10-lt me?,bers. The show ottil c,a^y ends at noon Tuesday. Kerr To Speak In N f CITY, March 9. —(ZP)—Gov. Robert S. Kerr will speak at the Jackson Day Demo-Sumner in Raleeig^ R e) ley Rushing. Clive Mwriy I# Retain ta Sthool July I Goat Back ta Frasi-deney of Murray College At Tishomingo —S^LTh4?r?A k1T/’ March 9-r»i;    Oklahoman    says Col. Clive Murray will resign as state director of selective service to re- the position of president of Murray State School of Agri- culture at Tishomingo July I. A. D. Patton has served as act- Kr?9?KdentL?f the COl,0«e While I18* l a” °n ,CaVe 85 di-rc^Yor of selective service. bu^oi^hned to comment out The Oklahoman says it is understood he inform^ the "°,i)rd of regents of agricultural to the* coHege.33 ^ 10 retUrn Piwklert ‘Working Aboard His radii WASHINGTON, March 9.—(ZP) ^ ? Truman worked in seclusion tonight aboard the presidential yacht Williamsburg at factory* Washin*ton's naval gun Prew Secretary Charles G. Ross m.i    -    -    -........ reporters the chief executive I arca> I'"“"iber of blocks fin-a lot of reading to do on of! “h,nR up be,ow their quotas. TULSA. Okla., March 9.—(A>)_ 5*** to*8**"* witnesses were sought by busy government at-torneys today while other principals in the federal liquor con- oth?rCS fr'ai °f. 8 ShCri" and other defendants marked time in a week-end recess. U. S. District Attorney Whit Mauzy said he hoped to have the TOurt SMonday.y l#r resu'"p“»n of Meanwhile attractive Mrs. Mane Davis, Joplin, Mo., who was sentenced yesterday to five years imprisonment for contempt in re-f3 Lto testify» bas five days in which to seek a new trial, her attorney, Luther Lane. said. She has not suggested such a move. Lane added. Legal observers expressed belief that any action by Mrs. Davis toward inew trial would be tantamount to agreement to tes-tify in the case of Washington County Sheriff Tom Sears and the others. Insignia, Bools Taken When IM Paratroopers Balk —Prized wing insignia and boots were summarily stripped from ib« parachute troopers who refused ta jump from planes in a training exercise at Fort Bragg, a*Y month, it was dis-today* The men were D    toLother army units. -    *°    *ba    war    department Sirwas    a* however, on Fob. 16. witn the Mexican S€K*retarv of war a spectator. Some 700 parachutists took part. Army officials who told about the incident in response to inquiries said no further disciplinary action is planned, although in wartime refusal to jump call-I. Th* -a od for court martial, mere was no formal announcement. The Ordered By Gavin stripping of loss of extra pay was ordered^ Gavin- who led members of his 82nd airborne division in a Fifth Avenue pa- tn T y°rk upon thrir re-turn from fighting in Europe. I ne men involved were vet-erans of numerous jumps, though not in combat. All were members of the 515th parachute regiment, a part of the 13th airborne division. The division returned in August from Europe rber,e„,°.nly *?e 5I7th regiment fighting. As the division was about to be broken commanded its up Gavin with other units af Fort^Brat^1^ Some Near Discharge w^r?XinLatf,y; 130 of Uiose who refused to jump were said in the reports to have had almost enough points to assure early re- serv1ice    had not j rn ped since last summer, but had continued drawing the extra parachute pay which the army gives as compensation for hazar- duty ^50 a month for enlisted men. Gavin reported last month’s exercise was directed by the war department as a training m£s! JE?..™ arCOI;d With the pararhu- Registrotion for Primary Vat* af March 19 Alw End. tor Voter. Hora The hats are in the ring, the chips are down and from now until the votes are counted Tuesday night, March 19, the campaign for places on the Ada city commission is on full force The filing period for the city election ended Saturday. The candidates have already been hard at it for a couple of weeks, endeavoring to line ud votes.    y A run-off election follows in C?u ^Prd urtloa one man in each of^ the three commissioner races wins more than half of the votes east in his race. Registration for the city primary also ended Saturday. Also involved in the campaign m a drive to win favorable consideration for a proposal for a board of freeholders. Tins is backed by citizens who are convinced that the present city charter has some provisions makmg it impossible to manage the city s affairs efficiently under today s conditions and want to get a board of freeholders ap-proved, then elected to study the old charter with a view to a-mendment and revision. Campaign heat is building up steadily now and some of the forecaster! are aieady getting out on a limb with predictions of the heaviest vote in several years. Offers Reward For tab oa Shooting Someone Fired at Basset In West Virginia .    Tenn., March 8, !Xd    President    of Dixie Greyhound Lines, Inc., today offered a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction” of persons responsible for the firing of shots at two Greyhound busses in west Tennessee last night. • sa^°Yy commissioner assigned 25 state highway patrolmen to investigate the shootings reported last night by Sheriffs Tom Lewis of Madison tists’ conimiirai u r li nu* I j «    *    OI    Madison    county hurt oncsclTand kin    H2L2**    Gri««    °f    Lauderdale i ,Si n,?1 to ^umP and train Read the Ada News Want Ads. Cross Drive Edges Beyond Halfway Mark; Followup Urged „ By JOHN F. CHESTER .-SAVANNAH, Ga., March 9.— ^-Secretary of the Treasurer f,re? M Vmson declared tonight that there was urgency in establishing a sound world economy in order to head off another war in which “we may not this time, be able so subdue the aggressors.” Vinson addressed a formal din-ncr staged by the Savannah Chamber of Commerce for gov-err5,°rs of the International Bank and Monetary Fund after presiding at the inaugural mee ting ses-S12” of the twin fiscal bodies at dangerhofward    the i *■    worM    economic re- lations break down again as we did in 1930, we may not this time, be able to recover from the collapse, Vinson said. Job For All The People “There is only one way to pre-vent war and depression, x x x in the last analysis it will not be the government of any nation, or the designated officials of all tho wlllT?’ !nat/ !LU1 do thc J°b I* will be all of the people through the world Governments and m-ternat.ona institutions cannot go the job alone.*' Earlier in a brief ceremony in front of the massed flags of 45 nations Vinson told the gover-2? Yhe $18,800,000,000 hank and fund that their’s was **a race iigainst time for sanity'* m re- and .'J?*. aKs"und w"i-W the hat, nCX* War might h* Action Urged Vinson was joined by L o r d Keynes of Britain, one of the key figures of Bretton Woods. FrarJfoT *pokc5mon J for China. h ranee. Mexico and Czechoslo- ,ur*ln*\te ^legates to breath life quickly info the two lending organizations designed ta promote world trade and facile turns lgil excha««c transacts L    Yhem,    In five close- parked rows sat the governors selected by their countries as directors of the project initiated at the New Hampshire meeting nearly two years ago. In a single row behind them. under a placard labeled “obser-YTfc were representatives of 8 of the ten eligible nations which W.lLr0* y'', ratifi«l ‘he Bretton WfKwis agreements. Fedor Bystrok was the lone Russian in the row. but two of a ai ies, one of them a younf woman tot silently behind hinC Truman Message Brief » u >r applause greeted mJfsa*o from President Truman. He said the erection of an;i,Uaddedrn0my “Whether such a sound econo- w'or,d wdl bo realized will SM Viery lar*e|y upon your individual and collective cndea- i°r/ th<% Rrrat institutions provided for at Button Woods must now become living operating organisms. snein thv task 1 w^b you godspeed. You must not fail.” concrdf’d the bank and sw^Tre4K not the whoIe an* ~ JheL world’s problems, k 3t thCy WPre extremely big part of the an- UaPParently warned a-gainst making too many alterations in the Bretton Woods plans, dectanng that “we must not sabotage the principles by protracted procedure.” *The world did not receive us particular well when we began our work.” Vinson said. Greet Difficulties Ahead Our problem is not adaptable told had! The 1946 Red Cross Fund Campaign crept over the half-way mark during Saturday, rising to a. total of $7,849.27 by Saturday night. Oscar L. Parker, drive chair-man for Pontotoc county, after tn* first week of the campaign Tor 515,660, urged more intensive work by the volunteers to finish the job. The drive through the down- !2wn La!?a is “about half through, according to Mrs. Edith 7u    executive    secretary of the Red Cross here. Considerable lag has developed in the residen ^^‘^L-T?port, documents of Most Visit Every Hone Read the Ada News Want Ads. all sorts. 1.1!St Truman boarded the Will-fJ^rday afternoon, AS    hVT ^ven members of his White House staff. The yacht encountered fog and went only a little beyond Mount Vernon, a few miles down the Poto- theCnightre dropping anchor Red Cross officials here Satur-y asked that no house be District workers outside Ada were requested to turn in donations as soon as possible. Mrs. Stuart announced that the Rc*d hmm,i k " ”    vie/- Cross office would remain omm rZ l? U* rgwtad at Byha-Saturriay afternoons until the I jLrecflSS *    no onc was io- The company’s busses are being operaedt by drivers repre-sented by the Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen, with which Dixie recently signed a contract. Members of the Amalgamated Association of Electric Street Railway and Motor Coach employes of America (AFL) have been on strike at Dixie January 7. county. Ross Jackson of Murfreesboro was injured when rive shots were fired into a Dixie bus south of Jackson. The other shooting occured near curve. Sheriff Griggs said. cL°np«w:1s reported injured.  _ -    — k.5 kII Lewis said four arrests ■ (Continued on Page 5, Column ii had been made in Jackson but no   —-- m    2} forma1 charges had been made. He identify the men who were pf Id for questioning as former Dixie employes. On February 23 a similar incident involving a Dixie Grey- dri vt is over. The business district has re-Pjrtcd donations totalling $4,979.-05. The residential blocks have conte in with $2,300.22. Major out-lying industries’ donations currently total $160.25 <• ,So“« Outside Ada ^-vvjool districts have reported SP:75*    from Conway. V mon Hill, Cedar Grove, and Horseshoe. cJub9 am°unts to AF A’ M ad? L°dge N° 119-A F. Sc AM. Saturday adding $50 since TH’ PESSIMIST Bf Bota Blank*. JW passed because no one was home. to be contacted for the quota to be met, and accordingly, asked workers to arrange to call back when some member of the household will be available. S^VE-THE-SWL CLINIC ,    March    . ’     r----- parpen be held here April 23 and 24 and Si2sf^nr «gi°^ have dona ted ii1u50«    $32    00 was donated at the Red Cross office by various persons. About 150 businesses have contributed one hundred per cent. will include a one-day field tour ?vLi u G135**1? farm, northwest of Oklahoma City, where a complete soil conservation program is in operation. Read the Ada News Want Ads. ^ V*ho recollects th* day* when ever'body in th’ family ate breakfast at th* sami time? Newt I^TiTVisited in Texas last week, th* first time he d been out o* town in years, except when th’ grand jury wiu meeting ;

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