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Ada Evening News (Newspaper) - December 11, 1946, Ada, Oklahoma A^pp^n.,. in .hi, rainy, n,u M y ...th., d uri n 9 ri» crowds « m ., wh . n , h .„ ju „    , y    ^ Arf rage Net Nov. Paid Circulation 8607 Monbfr; Audit Bureau of CirculaUon won ted to go somewhere is the slogan, 'Is this trip necessary? 43rd Year—No. 202 THE ADA EVENING NEWS Rains Continue But Highways Open Over State, Streams Full Christmas Buying Dwindles, Mailing af Gifts And Cords Slowed; Freezing Weather Touches Panhandle Ra,n. unwelcome now that the soil is soaked and cannot a asor b any more, set in again early Tuesday night and kept r:ght on Wednesday morning and the weather forecast for the night and Thursday held little encouragement for its end. (old on Way Bul Nation's Shoppers Favored Jus! Now WASHINGTON, Dec. ll. CT)_ The breath of old St. Nick blew southward today a promise that the nations thermometers soon v i;l start making like December instead of May. "Dont quote me too strongly on this," the weatherman cautioned. "but it looks as though the cold air moving in from Canada will soon start the mercury Mudding back down to somewhere around normal-normal, that is. for December. "The northern plains and northeastern states will start back to normalcy probably tomorrow. with the southeastern states chilling off some Friday. But for another day or two at -east. Christmas shoppers can sally forth in spring-like wcath cr. Toady*! forecast shows skies clearing over the New England a pd mid-Atlantic states, and a ‘little cooler, but still well above normal.” Mild is the word for the southeastern states, including Texas, the Gulf region and the Carolinas, with a little cloudiness and rain. Westward, the Great Lakes and Tipper Mississippi states and those in the central and northern plains are going to have it “generally fair and rather warm.” But Montana and the Dakotas mav get an advance touch of the weather to come. Ifs to be fair and warmer in the southwest: scattered showers in the northern Rockies and the North Pacific area, and temperatures a little above normal for the other Rocky Mountain sections and the far west. Yesterday, w ith scant* regard for the padded. Pseudo Santas in the department stores and the hibernating bears stirring restlessly m their warmed-up dens, the weather was definitely * rr Id over the country. One unDecember-mindod thermometer in New York City touched 68 degrees, which made it the hottest December day in the city’s h story. Harrisburg. Pa., report ed TO. also a new' mark. Infantry Unit Has Places for More Guardmon's Poy Good, Equipment Excellent ♦ Streams are running full over I this area, which has received, I along with McAlester, the heaviest rainfall of the statewide precipitation. Ada storm sewers \vere unable to take care of rush of surface water. During Tuesday night Ada registered 1.14 inches of rain, bringing the three-day total to 6.11, and with more to be added when Observer W. E. Pitt next checks up on the rain gauge. Temperatures have held to a small range, from a moderate 61 degrees Tuesday to 55 degrees low overnight. Shopping Slowed C hristmas shopping, which hac been at an unusually early peak dwindled rapidly, as did mailing O' gifts and cards, when many unable to reach the stores or the postoffice. I he Associated Press reports virtually all highways in the state open with no major flood damage reported and some streams in the eastern part of the state overflowed. Pauls Valley reports nearly four inches of rain since Sunday, 1.59 inches Tuesday night. Fort Sill in the southwest reported 1.19 inches in a 24-hour period ending this morning. McAlester Total to 7.82 mr cAlester*! total rain since Monday was 7.82 inches and rain wa T s , ailing there this morning. he highway patrol said U. S. west of McAlester, closed yesterday was open. But U. S. near Heavener was closed bv waters of Black Fork. State Highway 43 was closed east of Coalgate. And U. S. 64 between Gore and Vian may be closed before the day s end because of rising waters of the Illinois river. Rainfall reports included Ardmore .55;    Elk    City .22;    Enid    .04; i S s l er    Ponca    City    .02 and Tulsa .23.    ’ Freezing weather touched the a where Guymon reposed *,8 degrees. The patrol said the Poteau river was rising six inches an hour and \vas out of its banks. xx     c losed    north    of Howe and    U    S.    270-271    is closed between Wister and Poteau. Total rainfall in the Lawton area since Monday was 2 74 inches. Water covered state Highway 26 between Keota and McCurtain and in some places was reported eight feet deep. The highway patrol reported rainfall so hard between Seiling and Watonga on US 281 that visibility was reduced to 50 feet, for a short time. The temperature there was dropping. ADA, OKLAHOMA. WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER ll, 1946 Lower Court To Defer Any (IMW Adion Government, Lewis Attorneys Agree to "Wait Until After Supreme Court Heor-ing WASHINGTON, Dec. ll. (/fl_ Fed * ral i ud * e T * Alan Goldsbor-ough today approved an agreement between government and John L. Lewis attorneys to delay until late January any further court action against the ml*?     Worlcers    growing •in. J be rec . en t coal strike. , The joint stipulation approved ♦21* Goldsborough provides that any further litigation be de- FINAL EDITION FIVE CENTS THE COPY U. N. Committee Drops Plan of Britain ForTroop-Armaments Count That Had U.S. Worried Barkey Says U.S. Might Los* Five Million To Future Surprise Attack Birt Admiral Says Wouldn't Knock Us Out, That Our Reprisal Attacks Would Be on Way Too Quickly s^i Z eTheV e s F t± T ^ (NEA Telephoto).     yS    Came    from    AtIanta .    Georgia.- By HAL BOYLE uc ue- i -    ^ YORK. Dec. ll. — (/F) — ferred until ten days after the    Admiral    Daniel E Barboy supreme court hears arguments * *1# United States might on the appeal of Lewis and the sl iL J ve hellion casualties miners from their contempt con- , n a fcw hours” in the event tempt convictions in Goldsbor- ?! a *V turr sur P**ise attack again ;t ough’s court.    ** with mass destruction weapons. Appeal Argument Jan 14     cou,dn 1 knock us The appeal is due to be ii au v    4» Sa ‘n * c co J m,nancier of the ed on Jan 14    I    Fourth fleet and veteran of 63 -    ’    landings in the Pacific.” and Tiny Rocket Plane ’loafs' al 550 MPH in Fircl Test Company C. 380th Infantry, National Guard, is asking for young men between the ages of -8 and 35 to enlist as members of the unit. The beginning rate of pay for a private is $2.50 for a two-hour drill and as recruits are trained for their respective jobs they mav be able to obtain as much as $5.50 for each weekly drill. The National Guard unit is well equipped and has practicals the same equipment as a soldier in the regular army. An officer of the local unit assures that the days of horse drawn trucks and wooden rifles are gone. Young guardsmen are receiving actual experience with some c: the finest equipment that is available for warfare. Any one interested in enlisting in Company C can contact officers on Wednesday nights at 7:30 t clock at the regular meeting of the unit in the armory or any veer: cav from 8 a m. to 4 p.m. i he office will be open from 8 to 12 a rn. Saturdays. VET OFFERS ONE EYE SO LAD CAN SEE HIS TOYS BELLEVUE. O, Dec. ll. (.4**_ Sigh ties* Johnny Lower. 8, “is £ ~* jn £ an d has lots ahead of bim. wrote a war veteran from Massillon, O, "while I already have had my fun in life.” With that, the former G. I. of-cr ed one of his eves, describing his vision as perfect 20-20. His name was not disclosed. One eye is better than none.” said the veteran in his letter. “I would like to help Johnny see Carist mas toys instead of merely feeling them.” No! Much Hurl In Two-Story Tumble was'fnjured ^ibout *1**15 a. rn Monday morning when he fell from outside the room of a Fifth y hOUS0 3t 102 East th^f li icnd w Jo saw the fall said that Higgins had gone up a flight of outside stairs and was attempting lo get into a friend’s room. bll 5 0n J he roof of the building and under the friend’s window, Higgins started slipping and turned a somersault before hitting the ground. The first part of his body to strike the ground was the left side of his tale He was taken to Valley View ZK™. Whe !*. b * was 8 ive n first aid treatment for minor cuts and bruises. The friend said that Higgins had been drinking before the accident occurred. LOS ANGELES, Dec. ll. <JF>— A tiny plane with which the army air forces and Bell Aircraft Corp its maker, expect to delve into the uncharted realm of supersonic speed, has successfully completed its first tests. The XS-1, with 23-year-old Pilot Chalmers (Slick) Goodlin. New Alexandria. Pa., at thecon- iSi V V as CU 1 loose fropi the belly of a B-29 bomber over Muroc Army Air Base Monday. Second after America’s first rocket-propelled plane dropped away from the big bomber Goodie f, U T e< i? ? n the P° wc r. and the craft darted away with a momentum which the former navy pilot compared to the thrust from a catapult aboard a carrier. •£n e D ! ane is desi *ned to fly at .700 miles an hour, but Goodlin made no attempt to step it up that high. He loafed along at a mere 550, using first one cylinder. then two, and finally—for only a few seconds—all four. pIane was cut loose at 25,000 feet. Goodlin climbed under his own power to 35.000, meantime diving, banking and climbing. He flew for 19 minutes, not quite seven under power, and made a perfect landing with his fuelless engine idle. The plane’s power is measured in terms of thrust, rather than horsepower. But R. M. Stanley, Li ic, Okla., Bell’s chief engine- cr . ar } d designer on the plane, said by the only available means of comparison, the engine could be said to develop 30,000 horsepower. It burns ethyl alcohol, oxidized by liquid oxygen. The engine is unbelievably small to generate such a tremendous thrust. Without fuel it weighs only 210 pounds, and its overall length is 56 inches. The plane itself is smaller than the average fighter, measuring 31 feet from tail to tip, with a wing span of only 28 feet. Army authorities emphasized at a press conference that the plane, of almost conventional design, was not designed as a fighter a bomber or any other cspe-cial type of crafy Its mission is purely and specifically to permit investigation of the supersonic speed ranges. Sanla Greeted By Roff Youngsters, Boosts Box Supper Santa made his grand appear* = ?I ■r r - »-* APadwayand* shefir fw P 5 u Balb ? y boli ‘ ves tha ‘ America Mine workers’ attorneys for the nfhor* n» 3 ,en ' y ? ar tx ^ r over Lewis union.     urne > s    Ior ™ other countries in the production Tho ctin.jof    j    of weapons of mass destruction. “It IR hrrihv° n rea ^ s:    ..    "They are a practical monopoly ibm J! here py agreed, subject to But we must keep planning ii ap Pf° val of the court, that ahead.”     P Planning I?nl« ^\n er action , and proceed-    . He says this military advantage ten Hav«    «frf CaU ^u stayed until    is the strongest behind-the-scenes —  ------™»*    I ” nays    after the conclusion of    argument for the success of the ance, coming in on the    “Santa    .. ln . * be supreme court    United Nations. ult!if* Speoia1 ’” before a group of    ? T     in    the cases * War For Survival £ £ »* y /L youngsters at the nil United States of Amer- Ii another war does come, how- Met 1 J odist church Tuesday An!!!* United Mine Workers ever, Barboy said, "it would not evening. He was accompanied by rw w? * a * s * 759 and a duel hciween gentlemen, but a group of seven members    of the    1946. after    a war for the survival of the Ada Junior Chamber of    Com-    £j|i'either party upon    masses of civilization.” ^f ce :    .     day    w not, ? e to the other »nay He said he could see no reason thorh,,^ ade u h,S ap P* ara nce at D     actlon    as    ma y    he ap-1 lor emphasizing possible attacks t^^ch where a box supper     pr °P riate -    over the North Polo.    He thought .Twfoi n *r J and with his    T,^ ou . rt    Action    to Be Brief     11 more likely that a    foreign cn- throLh face * Passed     on the    appeal are    cm ^ \ould "send out a dozen or ^H gh th f throng of children,     of $10,000    on the    UMW president so subm annes and    atom-bomb cand Y suckers and     and $3,500,000 on the union.     our eastern coastal    cities from taxing their orders for Christmas ^Lawyers were of the opinion scatte red positions hundreds of I jui ^    ,     tha t the supreme court will re- mi Jl es , out in the Atlantic.” -Latlie Gail    ...i----I mnr*    —     41 — a    * Rockets carrying atomic war- fighting to drive out the invaders Barbey, who feels that United Nations progress makes such a war highly hypothetical, said that even if such a situation cam# to pass no big land armies bv America would be needed. "Nor would we find it necessary to bomb Paris, Antwerp or Rome.” he continued. "Bv atom-bombing Leningrad, Moscow, Kiev, Odessa, and other main communications centers we could isolate the Russian armies in Western Europe from their sup-plus—and keep them isolated,” “U hat would happen tfu*n? If the subjected peoples re- ll. 5. Was Facing Having To Reveal Atomic Secrets Committee Near Agreement On Resolutions For Arms Reduction, Atomic Weapon Ban BinUNTlS W CARPENTER LAKE SUCCESS. N. Y. Dec. II. (.P>—A powerful United Nations committee was reported authoritatively today to haw* dropped a controversial British proposal for a World-wide tr< • > and armaments count sn a etui. den compromise move io bn,< a jam holding up a general disarmament res* i In? ion. This settlement of the majc -difficulty confronting the Un % i Nations a * m b I v after List night s plenary se ... ri was understood to be conditional upon acceptance bv the United nd Soviet its mamed true to their political be- liefs, thev w'ould soon rise and S ’ Great Brit on destroy these masses of Russian > r ? ,n    _ foot troops, cut off from ammu c ommittee Accepts Proposal nition, fuel and ideological sup- ' However, the repre entatives port from their own country. of th °.se nations attending tr.e Invaders Couldn’t Live Off Land —° f an 8 * nat *on draftm if*i_    a    j    .    r j “ v    luuri    win    re- • • Anderson, whose Quire no more than two weeks father is rn service and still over- to conclude the case there seas, received a present a little!— “T” -A bV ti!! Wa8 i calfed t0 the 8ta «e by Santa and presented with toy machine gun. After Santa had finished his business meeting” with the kids, decided they would stay for the box supper. Santa *J? *!?\ hono X. of auctioning ie    —--“A- I Tax 6roup Favors I $4,750,000 (id off the first box. For some rea-son, maybe because Santa was there, the box supper went over with amazing success. The 53 Would Roduco General Fund Lories Thot Much hc a ds could be fired even while the submarines were submerged, he added. We Could Hit Rack ‘/But our retaliation would be swift, unavoidable by the enemy and more damaging—if we keep our strength,” said Barbey. The admiral took issue with those % who believe that in the event of a war with Soviet Russia the Russians would move huge infantry masses into Western En CITY, Dec. ll. r °pc and seize such centers iV rpa P° d a total of $309 I Reductions in Oklahoman’ I Rome, Antwerp and Paris in the C ? m i ng Christmas pro- tax . bl »« totalling $4,750,000 a    “ ‘ gram fund. Two boxes sold for year in general fund levies alone and the average price were proposed today in the final TK t om fl Y e to six dollars. . re P or t of the interim joint legis-i ^ aycees ’ bent on not being la U ve tax committee. * b ,°o Ught J tw< l 1)0X08 for a h f committee was reviewing total of $12, and when the auc- i be full report before giving it lion was over, resold them, Trice f,nal approval. The final recom-Broadenck auctioneering, for jnendations will be submitted to a ii     th ^ le 8*slature in January, u curing the program, Santa U. Melton, research director the U hnvl a w WI - h i ai J* laugh with the Tulsa Chamber of Com-boys and girls. If there is one mcrce and secretary of the com- person m the world of whom no H^. reported the state’s child .s afraid, it is Santa Claus. I nances were “never J . MJI. cees s,S S n 11 ' chairman of Jay-I condition.”* He added that tl^ncy held ii Claus Programs to be 18 * n the treasury to retire the held in communities over this entire state debt when it be ane!’. re R? rts that the appear- comes due and said a gener^i fmifl. , go , on , as scheduled T“nd surplus of about $13 OOO OOO eX T,? mely bad weather « expected for the current ” en c ?. y are scheduled to | year ending June 30. 1947. Th..r Si     a °d Konawa “An analysis of the condition and Allen on S^turdaynigW^’ ^ °-?- a - t 'i.. finan ? e s. Present and “  * The Russians couldn’t adapt local production facilities in time to save themselves. No modern army can live off the land in thf' manner of Genghis Khan. It will disintegrate instead into a bow and arrow army, which the civilians could cope with. ‘Germany supported her armies with slave labor. But the laborers worked in Germany in German industries.” Barney said only one thing could change this picture. "If Western Europe is inherently communistic and the occupied countries joined the invaders instead of resisting them, then the Russians would succeed. They would in effect simply move their capitals to Rome or Paris. "In that case, if Europe reallv wanted communism, there would be no point in further fighting. We couldn’t impose our system on them. Asked whether, if the nations disarmed, any country could secretly construct weapons of mass destruction despite the vigilance of investigative commissions, Barney replied: "In my opinion, no. We would learn in time to take counter measures.” committee on disarmament a -cep ted the proposal, said to have been urged by President Paul-Henri Spaak, of the assembly. I hey agreed to report to th* r chiefs and then inform the Conation disarmament suh-ce- ratter today the result of their ct n. sulfations. The committee, which needed agreement on only one paragraph to complete a resolution calling for general arms reduction and Prohibition of atomic weapons became snarled shortly aft* r *• met over the proposal made la .st night bv Sir Hartley Shawer. British delegate, to the assembly mr a count of all weapon - .nd n* strumentr * Then, WASHINGTON, Dec. ll. (/P)_ Dr. John W. Frey, long connected W] th government oil activities, today was named director of the division of marketing in the American Petroleum Institute, an industry organization. During the war he was director of mar- ob!) ? f°r Petroleum administration for war and later special assistant to the deputy director. lie is a native of Depue, In WEATHER OKLAHOMA this aft# Partly cloudy a: ter noon and central and eas. tonight; little change in temperatures tonight; lowest temperatures 30 Panhandle to 50 south- c^U P tk 1V / loudy and much colder Thursday, light showers extreme oast. Shopping Days To Christmas Banking Course To Slarl Dec. 30 In-Training Veterans, Non-vets Invited to Attend AIB-Approved Clots Enough applicants have called to assure an in-training class on some banking course, says J. B. Watters, director, and these with others who are interested are to meet December 30 at Ada High school to organize the opening * u G bai d es F. Spencer will In a s trument C °’ rSe - 0 " “ Ne * otiabIe This course is approved by the American Institute of Banking. Both veterans and non-veterans are being encouraged to take the course, which will probably meet on Thursday night of each week unless the class members decide otherwise. Already about a dozen from local banks have indicated their Intention of taking the course. Veterans and others who are working m loan, real estate, insurance and similar offices are invited to take it. also. Two will be attending from Konawa, and Watters hopes that immunities of this area will have veterans, and interest- ec * non-veterans, attending. United States ships have rights of navigation on the St. Law- £d n £ 1872? r Under 3 tlVaty 5ign * f Azerbaijan Rebait Give In, Allow Iran Fortes Move • fu ^eluding surplus ac-cruals in the general fund, estimated revenues for the next biennium and estimates of ncces- thl? appr °Priations, discloses that the committee’s program of tax revision will have only a moderate effect on general fund I C 7L nu , es and may sa *ely be en ac if d leaving ample funds for , substantially higher appropria-The tipns toon for the current bien- TEHRAN, Dec. 11.—f/p) thatn ra o ?! enounced todaylnium” the proposed^ “re Dor t that Dr. Sallamollah Javid, the “The committee     d * governor-general of clition of state finances to he PremW*h provb)ce ’ bad wired that there is no justification Premier Ahmed Qavam that the new or higher taxe<; in • Province counci! agreed to the mediate future” “ the ,m ‘ assignment of government secu- Even with the $4 7sn non „ nty forces in Azerbaijan.    cut, the state’s irirnm. 3 y f? r trftfl^/t 0 otumns of government next biennium will exceed troops were dispatched only yes- propriations as rernmmonJ j JP* terday across the frontier of the state budget offic^Tn^! d ou i by semi-autonomous state which had by between 99s on/i Phelps rejected Qavam’s orders for gov- SSO.OTO a vear ' MeUon mh ISS ci2-T supervision of coming committee. ’ ejections throughout the nation.      *_ ajaawaj jsb°» saw-ji ss. ars general  ___ _ Htw _ iiua    ____ as the troops struck noVt'hwai'ci I mlSL? 1 ln <lian lands in seven against the Azerbaijan Fedaic 1 eount,e *- Plane Missing Wilh 32 Aboard Sough! In Cascades Area SEATTLE, Dec. ll. (/P)_A coast guard ensign flying a small observation plane radioed today he had sighted wreckage three and a half miles from the Toledo airport, near the western fringe of the Cascade mountains between here and Portland, which might be a marine corps transport plane missing since yesterday afternoon with 32 men aboard. The message was relayed here from a coast guard mobile communications truck group at Tole-do, which is 19 miles south of Chehalis. The flyer, an ensign named Osterberg, could not determine whether anyone was alive. i The plane was one of six which left San Diego, Calif., at 1:36 P ‘ m * J.®^T) yesterday on a nonstop flight to transfer a marine corps contingent to Seattle. The flight encountered bad weather rn Oregon and southwest Washington. Four landed at Portland. One made it safely to the Sand Point naval air station here. The missing plane last was contacted when the pilot wirelessed the Toledo range station W U miles south of Chehalis] Wash., and was cleared to next communicate with the powerful civil aeronautics administration station at Everett. Wash . said Comdr. P. D. Duke, Sand Point operations officer. The Toledo range station Few Taking Courses In State Schools To Become Teachers OKLAHOMA CITY. Dec. ll. (/P)—Only 448 senior students are enrolled in education courses in all state colleges and universities, giving little hope for alleviation of Oklahoma’s public school teacher shortage. The prospect is no brighter for the following year, since only 395 junior students are enrolled in teacher courses, the state regents for higher education reported yesterday. The total includes only 295 seniors at the six state teachers colleges, 40 at the University of Oklahoma and 113 at Oklahoma A Sc M. college. The regents’ report declared that all institutions "are bulging at the seams” and that "it is becoming more and more difficult to provide adequate facilities for of war. reported Sd’n lr appealed to the committee f * action, suggested that the *-■ lZ int Ul< ? hv tJn, PP < ‘d and I t the resolution already agre# i upon be submitted unanimous^ find Way Out The committee finally a cep** I Spaak a proposal and agr* cd -I the compromise way out of the dilemma in this manner: The adopted resolution cal!? upon ho member states and th* secuuty council to report to the j assembly just what has b< n done to implement provisions n. the resolution relating to redye- tr£iJ£*f? S • in{, . lho withdrawal of troops from alien lands. St^'T tbe # ” 1e °t‘u« the Unit { Mates faced the "dangerous" n ! S2?rof h.,n« ( recd P ; . Close her vital atomic secrets • » j be rcst of the wurld immediate- II the three ct eat nna-n .    .. on the compromise plan. it w't comnlet 0 r h °l e n ,IutJon can bo (omf)l, ted in ten minutes this tor noon and the act. assembly can Rrlnv ^GISLATt’RE GETS OKI \ MOM N    ATIO.V . OKLAHOMA CITY Der* ii ‘ The Oklahoma senate and house are getting ready for r J inauguration of Gov.-eiect R >y J. Turner Jan. 13. A senate committee of se”, n TfrZ r* v as been appointed bv James C Nance ?o me t Dec 18 with a house committee to he P a IP od soor ] bv Raymond Board, speaker, designate. Nance is president pro tempore of the senate. Senate members are Herr -Paul. Pauls Valley: W. T. Goo!-by, Pryor; Robert Burns, Ok.’-horn cl all those who want a college cd- ; r .u '    ^ > L,T rv ’    I^oco; ueation "     b    (    obb. Tishomingo: Boyd Cou fL n . Chandler, a n I and L. E. Wheeler, Weatherford* ueation The 30,611 students enrolled in the state institutions are double' the total of last year and are 25 per cent above the highest prewar number. The total includes CHICKASHA, Okla., Dec ’I (Ah—Two-year-old Ida May R b-ertson died today of burns (militia) of Dr.'*Sau7moilah l Jav- pe I acr e w« $101.16 P° r, r d u il cleared'"ihe "plane ’to id, the communist governor-cen- #    «    Evans,    Holdenville    '    higher,    due to icing condi- Ia “ “ ^--  ‘    ’    lions    it    was encountered at 9 OOO feet. Thereafter It was silent despite efforts of navy, army and tx , ra stations. Commander Duke added. When it finally became apparent the ship could be listed as ^missing rather than merely overdue, the navy appealed to news services and radio stations to ask clues from the public. —-ti-— TULSA. Dec. ll —(/I*)—An iron lung for use by infantile paralysis victims of northeastern Oklahoma has been presented to the Junior League of Tulsa by 1.300 employes of the Tulsa District U. S. Army Engineers. The equipment, to be housed at Hillcrest Memorial hospital, will be avail- fo L use .. Wlthi a • radius of 300 to 500 miles. era I in a movement which may I t° r a 4 J!' acre tra <* owned* by challenge Soviet Russia’s interest u!?, m # a Thor P as Gibson in Hughes in the northwestern border prov- . .Y’, ad l a ^ent to the new ince.    Holdenville    oil    pool. y* da y that the    uwere sold on land in troops    had captured Mianeh, a     Hu « h ° 8 . Washington. Creek,    Ok- highway and railway town five 2? ul ? e0 * Okfuskee. Seminole and miles beyond the Ghaflankooh Fo,, toto« counties. mountain pass, remained uncon-    ---- firmed.    v    Cleckler Appointed oh ? ler n hmed Qavam order- I TULSA, Okla., Dec. ll— ed    the    mihtary action after the    R* D. Wilbor, Jr., State War    As- rcgime rejected his    sets Administration director    his mr    supervision    of    com-1 a "" ou " ced appointment of Wil*- i f    Cleckler, Tulsa, as OKLAHOMA pttv    ii    I    chief of the non-industrial real ^AtLr^G^eLl^ac‘ q! I SIR** d ' SP ° Sal debartme nt of «5(!rru n bi^K?s a Jid‘ cLrr worw war ii. issue for the ci^ of M^koLo ti STx*? has . been connected with included $1,165^000 fm water l    r" ° f tbc Smallcr ^ r !!L‘71 P 5 ovement and $300,000 I later was with the P R^ons n tructK>n near Cement. The girl was the daughter Mi. and Mrs. W. E. Robertson. for sanitary sewers. Finanes Corporation. m( A r Y i * ban    war    veterans.    | eeived Tuesday when her clothes Adding to the strain placed on cau cht fire from ti a h bumir. •* the schools, "inquiries are com- In the yard of her farm ho-' mg in daily at all institutions---- from applicants who hope to be accommodated during the second semester,” the report said. Of the total number of students enrolled, 10,280 are taking a general arts and sciences course. Totals in other fields of study include engineering 6.663; business 4,079; agriculture 1,874-home economics 1,244; pre-medicine 867; medicine 287; pre-law 415; pharmacy 340 and pre-dent istry 137. At Langston university, the state’s only Negro institution for higher education. enrollment totals 752, including 331 war vet-crans. i TH' PESSIMIST Rf nob Rla*k«. Ik TULSA, Okla., Dec. ll. (/Pi-F ♦ ( .t Uhorpening, Tulsa district u. S. army engineer, todav announced that a public hearin*’ would be held Jan. 15 in the Mu-n lei pa I auditorium at Fairview to consider a master recreation plan for the Canton dam area on the North Canadian river. Colonel t ha r pen mg said engineers had drafted pions for a recreational program including such activities as boating, swimming, fishing, hunting, picnicking, and camping. "High society" is jest abo* th lowest form o’ life. —OO— Lem Wheeler thrower! a surpri.M’ party fer ’is wife last night she washer th’ dishes ag m after only aix weeks.