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   Ada Evening News (Newspaper) - March 11, 1946, Ada, Oklahoma                                  ll '~ ,AP> ' Th ‘  M,,IC<     ^     M ° y     M.    *Th«    CompUfr    Hiilory    of    Maw."  Fair and warmer this afternoon; increasing cloudiness tonight »n«i Tuesday.  THE ADA EVENING NEWS  BUY MORE WAR BONDS  Select Stock Show Champs Today  Borrows Coiled Best That Hove Ever Been Entered Here  General Average of Steers, Lambs Higher Than in Past Eight Years  Administration Also Rustling Now Ordos to Divert Building Into Homos  By MARVIN L. ARROWSMITH  WASHINGTON, March ll, <iP> --Senator Barkley (D-Ky.) said today the administration will fight to restore $600,000,000 in subsidies when housing legislation is considered by the senate.  Barkley talked with reporters at the White House after congressional leaders conferred with President Truman. The house rejected subsidies on building materials and another key feature of the president’s housing pro-grams—ceiling prices on old dwellings.  The government was busy a1-  Churchill Fails With Fulton Talk  OMtima Magic Didn't Swing ll. S.; Consistent In Distract af Russia  Burglars Hill Hard in Night  Ivon's Morket Robbed Of Estimated $2,600, Gold Token from Dental Office  Burglars took everything but a holiday Saturday night as three break-ins were reported to city police Sunday morning. Ivan’s Market was the hardest hit with an estimated loss of $2,600 reported to have been taken from a safe that was knocked open.  Eh"* Donald Granger reported that his dental office was entered Saturday night and $205.57 worth of dental coating gold was taken from his office.  The Granger office was entered after a window was broken out of a door. The incident ochred Saturday night and the breek-in was reported by Dr. Ed Granger, who found the door open Sunday morning.  Market Entered  The Green Spray market was entered Saturday night, but nothing was reported missing. The management did report that valuable papers were scattered about the store.  Burglars tried to enter Ivan’s lrom a back entrance, but found that door barred well and enhance impossible with the equipment they were using.  After failing to gain entrance by way of a back door, they went to the front door and pried it open. The building was left  a  hack entrance. In addition to money and checks nothing else was reported missing.  Ivan Branscome, manager of I v an s, has asked all persons who gave checks at his market last Thursday. Friday or Saturday to get in touch with him.  Many Visit Fairgrounds, Seel Fine Animals Being Exhibited  Exhibits Grand  Kept Gun Handy  Police said that the man or men took a shotgun from its place in the meat market, load-   a *£ d Ca ri ed with  them until they left the store The  gun was found at the back door.  Dud Lester, chief of Police, and Roy Reaves, Frisco special agent, investigated the burglary at Ivan’s and report that a Victor safe was knocked open by an experienced hand as everything done had the earmarks of a Dro-lessional.  Champion Barrow  .A Chester White barrow own-  d  0b i  R ?Fl! e *  FFA  member  Pauls ,  Valle y. walked off with grand champion barrow honors Monday morning; W. R. relton, supervisor of vocational education in the Southwestern  * fi lc 2 Oklahoma and judge of all barrows, said that the barrows at the Ninth Annual Southeastern Oklahoma Junior Livestock Shew were among the best that he had ever judged.  • Judge Felton said that the grand champion and reserve grand champion barrows were the best ever shown at the Ada show and the show as a whole was among the best in Oklahoma.  Ralph Hughes, Wewoka JTA member, exhibited a Duroc-Jer-sey barrow that was named reserve grand champion of the barrow show.  Winners in each class received prizes in the following manner, first $10, second $8, third $6, fourth $4 and the remainder of the winners received two dollars each.  . Following is a list of winners m various classes of the barrow  division:  Light Weight Poland China  Jack Sevedge, Lindsay 4-H, first and second; Jack Jarman of Tishomingo FFA third; Bobby Garner! Stratford FFA, fourth; ffth 11 Haswell » Moore FFA,  In Pictures Spend Parts  Sunday Them;  Judging Monday  DFF® LEFT: A group of 4-H club and FFA boys sitting in the sun m front of one of the buildings at the Fairground before noon Sunday. Included in the group sitting in a small circle is Bill Cooper, FFA leader at Seminole.  CENTER: Jerry Moidell, Pra-  Judging of the hundreds of fine animals in the ninth annual Southeastern Livestock Show  gue FFA, is shown grooming his  1  i2?**u 0ver  * be  attention of farjn steer for the parade Sunday af-     s “P® r ^ 1 sors    and    judges  ternoon. He is showing a steer SI® * ay ’ W Sunday was the big that is owned by his brother Clif- I    ® r .  vls,tor f. -    -    L  ford, who entered the service recently. TK*    -A---—_L  The Hereford steer was named grand champion recently at a show in Prague.  UPPER RIGHT: Ralph Thomp- son . Hughes county 4-H club member, is shown with his exhibit for the Ada show. He was the owner of a Southdown lamb that won grand champion honors here last year.  LOWER LEFT: George Smith, Pontotoc county 4-H boy, is shown with his steer ‘Big D\ with which he hoped to win his class. He is the son of Jack Smith, manager of the Lazy D Ranch, and is  al ways a strong contender.  . LOWER RIGHT: “Joe Louis” is an Angus steer that is owned by Bobby Cooper of Mead in Bryan county. The steer grand champion at week.   *—  was Durant last  Part of the loss at Ivan’s was covered by insurance.  Greater retums~for amount infested—Ada News Classified Ads  jWEATH ER  Oklahoma — Fair and warmer pus afternoon; increasing cloudiness tonight and Tuesday, followed by scattered showers at night warmer east and south at night; lowest temperatures 45-50 west. 50-55 east, slightly cooler Panhandle Tuesday afternoon; windy through Tuesday.  Middle Weight Poland China  Jack Hall, Prague FFA, first; George Blmey, Davenport FFA, second; Willey Pevehouse, Davenport FFA, third; Billy Vande-ver, Lexington FFA, fourth; Carack  C A arks ° r \ Davenport FFA, i I 1 ’™  e P e  Selman, Garvin county 4-H, sixth; Junior Nelson, Weleetka FFA, seventh.  Heavy Poland China  v Jr. ar ™! Clarkson, Davenport FFA, first; Paul Cunningham, Garvin county 4-H, second; Carl rol Clarkson, Davenport FFA, third; Louis Abney, Stratford r FA, fourth. Jack Sevedge’s light weight was named champion Poland China barrow.  vt i Weight Buroo  Ralph Hughes, Wewoka FFA, first; Kenneth Stephens, Dale * *J^eeond ; Roy Paspisil, Prague FFA, third; Joe Maxie, Seminole FFA, fourth; Richard Fin-kie Excelsior 4-H, fifth: Henry  Garvin county 4-H, sixth; Waiter Pantlik, Prague FFA, seventh.  Middleweight Buroo  R. E. Wallace, Wewoka FFA, first; Joe Baker, Lindsay 4-H, lf  c «nd; Kenneth Townsend, Watford FFA, third; Leon Dobbs, Seminole FFA, fourth;  English, Garvin county 4-H, fifth, Ervin Pruitt. Pauls Valley FFA, sixth; Oram Carter, Pra-  (Continued on Page 2 Column 3)  Dairy Talk, Show Awards Scheduled Al Meeting Tonight  be dairy talk and beef cattle talk at a Kiwanis-sponsor-ed meeting tonight at the Aldridge hotel, beginning at 7:30 o clock.  All persons in the county who are interested in dairy cattle are invited to the meeting.  Glen Householder, extension director of the Holsfcin-Friesian Association of America, will speak on selection, breeding and feeding of dairy cattle. Raymond Appleman, Weidman of the Hol-  •i* association in the southwest, will speak, as will Lloyd Stinnett, A. Sc M. extension service dairyman, Stillwater.  For the beef, barrow and Iamb group, grand champion exhibitors ^ at the Southeastern Junior Livestock Show in progress here will be awarded medals for their winnings.  A luncheon will be served through the courtesy of the Ki-wanis club.   *--  A California woman tried to crash from the end to the front of a stocking sale line-up. She got some socks—but they weren’t nylons.  — fc---   for  amount invested—Ada News Classified Ads  The show, which ends Tuesday nflPn. will send on to Tulsa and Oklahoma City state shows some entries that will have to be reckoned with in the judging at those bigger contests.  Steer and lamb judging were under way Monday afternoon.  Sunday morning many visitors , * V u j to  1L   the  fairgrounds and watched the 4-H and FFA lads taking care of their prize stock.  During the afternoon several hundred visitors strolled through the barns to inspect the fine steers, barrows and lambs and most of them were in the concrete stands when the steers were paraded, then assembled for taking of pictures.  Even to the untrained watchers it was evident that the general average of quality of the steers was higher than usual and that some of the animals are really magnificent examples of ex- C  ii.u breeding and feeding.  The winning exhibitors of to-®fy* competition will be guests at tonight’s Kiwanis program to receive their medals.   F ™GfLL LEADER DIES  PURCELL, Okla., Marqh ll, (JP> Laurel * r  Thiel, 78, prominent in 'McClain county democratic politics, died Sunday of a heart attack. He had been in ill health smce last December  Would Revoke Beer License  County Attorney Asks Revocation of License Of Ray Clark, for North Eola  An application for revocation of beer license granted to Roy Clark for operation of the North Pole, located about a mile north of the city limits, was filed Monday morning by County Attorney Vol Crawford.  The information filed stated that since February 19, 1946, the North Pole has been operating as a beer tavern wherein they sell 3.2 per cent beer. The county attorney has been informed and alleges that the place of business is not being operated by Roy Clark, but that divers other persons have been operating it.  Causes Highway Hazard It was stated in the application for revocation that the place is geing operated and conducted in such a manner as to render the State Highway leading from the city limits of Ada, north to Konawa a traffic hazard to the traveling public.  According to the records, various persons have been arrested on the premises owned and operated by Clark and those intoxicated persons have either pleaded guilty or been convicted in justice of the peace court in Ada for being in a drunken condition.  Intoxicated Persons Some persons have been seen coming out of the North Pole and on the premises in an intoxicated condition and carrying beer on their persons at the time they were arrested, continues the application.  It was written into the application that the North Pole is a place where people congregate and loiter around in an intoxicated condition..  The plaintiff is asking that  _ By JAMES MARLOW  WASHINGTON, March ll, (A*)—Winston Churchill undertook another talk today, an ans wer-to-questions talk at a lim cheon given by newsmen.  It was to be an “off-the-record affair so what he said could not be printed.  For that reason many were going in the hope he might say more fully what is in his mind than bed say for print.  Some were going because this might be their last chance to see the Englishman who helped pull his country through its “finest hour.”  May Be Last Visit  **  an  man now, 72. He may not be back this way  sorushigg final touches orTa" new nfre ln nr^rv~i nt ?.‘° ?Ti. th *  order-designed to slash com- Sot     he    would   mercial and industrial construe-1 Th J?. ^ JLL.  tion so that more homes can be rh >?ii> i * power in built    inure nomes can Dc I Churchill’s^ language and great  WHI Center On Subsidies    f/h “    , hus J t > r     voice but—  Barkier made clear that -a I, . be came to America hoping  gmal housing bill asked by Mr. failed     RuSSla *     he   Truman, but he said the major    Fulton Sn*#>rh Wait***   behind  » he  ”H h  H» r Fu , ^n S «p^h rt where  With the Kentuckian at the ^iv^ c^l^S^mTinatorrcan' White House were Speaker Ray- ed it “shocking.” It had small house democratic leader approval.  McKellT^f^Tpnn ^ and Se ^? to : r J her K e ii?  a ,  stran * e  similarity in racneiiar (D-Tenn.), president Churchill’s language through th«»  pro tempore of the senate.    years,, but tr.er^ are contfadk!  The government s    order    on    tions    in his career,  commercial type building w    a s    I When the old League of Na-  descnbed by officials who have bons, which failed pitifully was P r ; limi nary    draft as    JO years old Churchill called it a  drastic    and far-reaching” It    granite rock” and “palace”    to  is scheduled for announcement which the whole world would  so 2U*    sooner or later resort in “full  _ These officials, who asked that trust.”  their names not be published.     N pw Churchill calls the lea-  said the order will hold up con- \fP e * successor, the United Na-struction    of thousands    of non-    lions, a temple” which must  essential    stores, office    buildings     built  upon a “rock.”  and factories still in the blue-    Consistently Against ImOi  Postage.    He    has been consistent, how-  But they predicted    it will    hit    *Y er ’     m  his distrust of Russia, a  U ? icf St i a £  pro P°s*d roadhouses, distrust h- smothered over dur-night Clute, theaters and other ’n* the war > ears in the common amusement projects. These will **8 h t against Hitler. not be banned entirely, but    Under his inspiration after the  builders will have to show there * lrs * wor*d war, the British ‘ • community need for such “---  be  is  recreational facilities.  . Jk S? w or S er is  h^ng drawn up by the civilian production administration and the National Housing Agency. They figure it will channel well over two-thirds of all building materials  to ..£S sldential  construction.  There’s no alternative,” said  “ with  *be 2,-  700,000 new homes during the  Ssrte are-H I lOTffSUsffc  | (Continued on Pig. 3. Column •)  Albe Mikes Plata) Chwdiill Wasn't | Talking for Britain I  ss I wKu,"c£S8” saw.  that  ects already underway.  CPA reportedly is opposing such a step because of the difficulty of v  Mo., speech of March 5 had stated very clearly he spoke for ‘ “ only.” Attlee said the  himself  Th* 7  agency e a1so° i^akilfg'the I     not    call< *     U P°"  - — « was--- say,  •itery alliance that would stx>l  Series et Petty Robberies Here  Weekend Brings Reports Of Bikes, Battery, Tools Stoloa During Nights  .I . . -    -- would spell  the end pf the United Nations and the ^breakup of the British-Amerlean-Soviet wartime coalition.  Asked by Laborite Tom Dri-  D ^5 tr    Would instruct the  riritisn information service in the United States to make it clear Churchill’s speech did not represent British policy, Attlee refilled:  “The British information services in the United States are well aware that the policy of the government in the United Kingdom is only to be found In the state-  mpnts ftf hic rn : * .  (Continued on Page 2 Column 4)  night 215V*  Myjff 8  , b jp rcl ® was parked In front of the McSwain theater.  What Happens When Car Fails To Make Turn, Takes to Curb  -A series of petty burglaries took place Saturday and Sunday nights with a number of items being reported missing.  reported & baUer^    I-faWg™  some Wa tim S e 0l h).l fr0m h <j S truck  I ment  ^ no previous knowtedge  ni^t and Monda^*!iiorn1i«  y  I Brtoh'amtasMdor’was^t cau' «h^°K l0r !/5 handled shovels, twe ed upon to Tpprov* or di££ handled shovels, one sharp! prove the contents of the speech shooter, one pick. 50 feet of wat- I beforehand.”     peech   SL!? 08 ^ ?u six  * >oun( * sledge ham-1 When asked by W. N. Warbev  a i, th . ree jq i  uarter incb  drill | laborite, if he would “make it ?J!!L a 4 J  lnch Ievel were  stolen | clear that the government entire-from the corner pf Twelfth and ly disapprove! of ThT tone and Johnston where E. M. Byrd has j temper of this mischevous SnTIn 8 '    speech,” Attlee replied the gov-  i? w  and  D°yle Myers ernment was not caUed upon to low police Monday morning that express an opinion on a speech weir bicycles were stolen Sunday delivered in another country by J^fbt* _The Cox bicycles was at j  a  Private individual, mi _ Fifteenth and the!. Driberg retorted: “Surely the  leader of the opposition (Churchill has something more than the status of a private citizen. Won’t you explicitely repudiate the dangerous doctrien contained in the speech?” ,  At ti ce did not reply.  Engineer Killed In Train Pileup  MELVERN. Kas., March ll, UP) --Eight cars of an eastbound San-ta Fe mail and express train were derailed near here early this morning killing the engineer and ^luring the fireman fatally.  Division Superintendent O. D. p^ill said the cause of the accident had not been determined. F. C. Morse of Argentine, Kas., the engineer, was killed, and J. F. Overstak of Emporia, fireman, was injured fatally when the second section of Santa Fe num-l e ft the tracks, Trill said. Overstak died a few minutes after his arrival at the Santa Fe hospital at Topeka.  Trill said no passengers were aboard the derailed cars.  Read the Ada News Want Ads.  Na Ona Injured But Mon In Cor Shaken Up And Cor Damaged in Mishap  Pictured at left is a 1938 Ford tudor that was traveling south on Broadway when the driver decided to make a left turn onto Main street, but didn’t quite make the turn as shown in the picture The cor stopped on the sidewalk with one rear wheel on the sidewalk; the other wheel is shown dropped in the gutter. Right above the car is a sign that says Left on Green, Right on Red.”  But what good is a sign when  st °P lights are not operating? There was no one injured in the  (Continued on Page 2 Column 3)  Britain Backs U. S. Protest On Manchuria  Also Asks Quick Reply Ta Note About Plans For Withdrawal from Iron  By SPENCER MOOSA  CHUNGKING, March ll. (J Chinese nationalist and communist reinforcements today were reported moving to Mukden where, the central news agency said, the rival forces were battling after sudden withdrawal of Soviet troops.  Chinese press dispatches said that the communists, heavily outnumbering nationalist troops in the city of 2.000.000—Manchuria’s largest—had occupied the power plant and northen district Other reports said the central government had proclaimed martial law in the skeleton city, whose once-great industrial plants had been picked clean by the Russians.  Both Moving In Forces  The press reports declared that elements of fo u r nationalist armies were marching to Mukden and that communist reinforcements were moving in from the north. Government elements were identified as from the 13th, 52nd, 1st and 6th armies.  The Central Daily News said the nationalist 14th division entered Mukden Saturday.  The suddenness of the Soviet withdrawal was blamed for t h e serious” street-fighting in Muk-f n I Dispatches said the nationalists did not have sufficient  ‘JJP*  to  P°P e with  the situation. They said that for the past few days Soviet authorities in Man-chuna. from Marshal Rodion Y. Vfalinovsky, Soviet commander, to junior officers, had been inaccessible to nationalist officials.  Bed Withdrawal Not General  The Central News agency did not interpret the withdrawal from Mukden as a general Russian evacuation of Manchuria. The agency declared that six trains from Mukden had unload-ed troops, tanks, artillery and automobiles at Changchun. Man-chuna capital.  Yet another report said Chang-chun was full of rumors that Soviet forces intended to quit tho city. No known development* supported this.  In Chungking., the Manchurian situation was discussed at a meeting presided over by Generalissimo Chiang Kai-Shek. It also figured largely in talks among General George C. Marshall President Truman’s envoy in Lhina, and various Chinese lead-ers, including the No. 2 commie.  ’ Chou En-Lai  AAN Sends Heavy livestock Entries  Taking 75 Hood af Aal. male ta Ft. Worth Shaw  S^LWATER, Okla., March ll, f-*'—Oklahoma A. and M. col-lege enters a major livestock show of 1946 this week with 75 head of cattle, hogs and sheep in ^he Ft. Worth fat stock show.  . Included in the A. and M. entry 1st are seven steers of the Aber-deen-Angus, Hereford, Shorthorn SJT? 5 * J 7  Berkshire, Chester White, Duroc, and Hampshire Barrows; and 50 Hampshire. Southdown, Shropshire, and Rambouillet breeding and fat sheep.  Dean W. L. Blizzard, Hilton Briggs, and C. O. Thompson, of the animal husbandry department, and Alex MacKenzie, college shepherd; Dwight Stephens, beef cattle herdsman, and Bob Love. hog herdsman, are attending.  As in past years, several Oklahoma A. and M. college students accompanied the A. and M. livestock and will help with fitting  and   L  exhibiting. They include Hugh Robinson, Freedon, Okla-and William Van Arsdell, Morrison, Okla.  A good sign of a man being tight is his loose tongue.  TH’  -PESSIMIST  Or Bob Blank*. Jr.  Lem Wheeler, whose plans re indefinite at this time, says he has several things in view, but nothin* in sight  Never ask a newspaper man how th’ show wuz. if ho had t’ pay t* git in.   

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