Ada Evening News (Newspaper) - November 8, 1946, Ada, Oklahoma
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43rdl Year—No. 175
THE ADA EVENING NEWS
Mineral Conference Swings Into Tours After Discussion Of Resources, Prospects
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The mineral resources field trip is taking them on a swing to the southwest to Roff evening.' Dougherty, across to Mill Creek and down to Troy, then back in by’
They are seeing brick clay quarry and plant, cement plant quarries glass sand ouar
r.es and p ants. Rock asphalt quarry at Dougherty; Barbecue lunch J Kl y“ g L Ram-h
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Hock Products Co., near Troy now under construction
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Saturday another tour will take the visitors southeast of Ada with visits to the car limestone S,~”n' “d’ b”' »“>• P U n , and
ADA, OKLAHOMA, FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 8. mg
Better Than Last Year's Conference
Barndollar Points to Concentration in Wealth Of Minerals in Compact Area
“It is even better than we had hoped for and far better than the conference of last year,” Robert H- Dot?, secretary to the Oklahoma Mineral Industries group and head of the Oklahoma Geological Survey, said Thursday J -st before the start of the night meeting.
Me^ “er.dir r all of the meeting and who heard all of the talks made during the course of the day agreed that each of the speakers presented his subject to the point that the average layman could understand and technical enough to furnish information wanted by those in attendance.
Harry D. Barndollar, chairman industrial committee, Ada Chamber of Commerce, was th principal rp«c.Kcr at the nigh session. He lost no time in point, mg out the industrial opportuni-
Halliburton Is President
Erie P. Halliburton, Duncan, Succeeds Delaney As Conference Chief
ties available in the Ada district. Henryetta.
Fetl' IT I Ama* I , * *
P* Halliburton, president, Halliburton Oil Well Cementing company, was elected president of ti.e Oklahoma Mineral Industries conference Thursday evening at the final session of the first day of the conference. He succeeded w* A- Delaney, Jr., of Ada.
Elected as secretary of the group was Robert H. Dott of the Oklahoma Geological Survey and J. O. Beach, also of the survey, was elected assistant secretary.
The board of directors is as follows:
Asphalt—R. D. Ross, Southern R 'k Asphalt Co., Sulphur.
Brick and Tile—Joe R. Oesche, Lnited Brick and Tile company
Cement—Claud Rodarmel, Oklahoma Portland Cement company, Ada.
Chemicals — Sidney H. Davis /ark Chemical Co. Tulsa Coal—E. L. McNabb, McNabb bai Co.. Catoosa.
Coal—Earl Wells, Star Coal Co.,
Rich Mineral Resources Call for Use
Mull Have Vision, Funds, Tolenl lo Molto Thorn Roach Possibilities
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air forces at Convair’s Ft. Worth Texas plant Tho oin^t^K °*.'vb,cb ls. ,n production for the army
for 10,000 miles, or its maximum’ bomb charity of 72 OOO mundV u°'?°0 pounds of bo™b*
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pusher-type engines drive 19-foot propellers Ihe aaf L ™ * 3 000-hp Pratt and Whitney
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Few Places Equal Area
“The Ada district is South-Cen-
tral Oklahoma, including the Arbuckle mountains. I freely admit that this is also the Ardmore, the Pauls \ a1 lev. t-se Sulphur and the Durant district or the district f f any other community, and has tr.e men with sufficient foresight to come in and develop these resources.
“There are few places in the
world which hold such large varieties and great abundance of industrial minerals and fuels in so corr pact an area, as the Ada district," Barndollar told the group.
Boost for Survey
in giving the Oklahoma Geolog ital Survey a boost, Barndollar said. From a lifetimes experience. I can say that no group or organization, with so little funds and so little personnel, has tarried on such an effective, farsighted and poetical program as has the Oklahoma Geological sur-very during the past few years.”
C. C. DrWitt. chairman. Department of Chemical and Metallurgy! Engineer, School of Engineering. Michigan State College,
I arising. Mich., offered a few* eye-opener suggestions at the afternoon session.
DfW itt in Bold Picture
The facts pointed out by DeWitt were so bold and well put that many of those men attending reached for their note books and took notes on the address delivered by the Michigan professor.
He presented facts along with some sound reasoning when he told of industries what might be had in Oklahoma and particularly this section of Oklahoma where almost any mineral raw materials a:e available in abundant quan-t t es.
In the past your geological survey s interest has been centered en oil and more oil. Oil is still the lifeblood of your economy: but with decreasing oil production. that interest has spread to other fields—your mineral resources ” Dewitt said as he spoke primarily to Oklahomans.
The topic of the address de-i;cered by De Witt was “Chemical I tilization of Raw Materials,” which he explained thoroughly from Beginning to end and covered a.most every mineral found in this area that might be used by industry.
Greater returns for amount In-vested. Ada News Want Ads.
Glass—George F. Collins, Jr., Liberty Glass Co., Sapulpa.
Glass J. M. Tucker, Sul
phur Silica Co., Sulphur.
Granite—Jerry Soukup. Mountain Park Granite Co., Mountain Park.
Lime—Homer Dunlap, St. Clair Lime Co., Oklahoma City and
Natural Gas—N. A. Newton, Oklahoma Natural Gas Co., Tulsa.
Natural Gasoline — Frank M Perry, Cities Service Oil Co., Bartlesville.
Petroleum—C. H. Wright, Sun-ray Oil Co., Tulsa.
Peroleura—W A. Delaney, Jr., W A Delaney Interests, Ada.
Pottery — T >hn Frank, Frank-oma Potteries, Sapulpa.
PrnJCktWOM~Wi E Ryd*G ROCk Products Manufacturing company, Ada.
Stone, Sand and Gravel—Roger Do lese Dolese Bros. Co., Oklahoma City.
Aatw- Smelting—Raymond Orr, Ark Smeltm8 Co., Fort Smith,
Fo^inCnMdnin?7:Geor*e J* stein, Eagle-Picher Mining and Smelting Co., Miami.
Electric Power — George A. Davis. Oklahoma Gas and Electric * . Oklahoma City.
Transportation-T. H. Steffens, Sand Springs Railway, Sand springs.
Publicity — W. D. Little, The Ada Evening News, Ada.
Kalherene Hanlon Succeeds Carter
Legality af Naming Woman Cleared, She's First Oklahoma Secretary Of State
^ OKLAHOMA — Considerable cloudiness tonight and Saturday wit ram. or snow in panhandle -•ate tonight or Saturday; little c.iange in temperature; low to-r.i^nt lower ’Os oanh .idle to iow!eri 0s east; outlook for Sundae . cloudy and colder; occasion i« ram except snow or sleet pan-nan *
OKLAHOMA CITY. Nov. 8.
Kalherene Manton today ^.as appointed secretary of state of Oklahoma succeeding Frank
Carter, who resigned because of failing health and advanced age.
Miss Manton thus becomes toe first woman secretary of state in the history of Oklahima.
She was assistant secretary under Carter, who resigned yesterday at the age of 84.
Her appointment was urged by Carter when he submitted his resignation to Gov. Robert S. Kerr but legal difficulties arose and the governor asked Williamson for an opinion.
The attorney general was asked to ascertain whether, since the general election is past, it was mandatory upon him to appoint Cartwright, who apparently was elected to the post for a term beginning in January.
Williamson said he would rule that Cartwright will not be officially elected until the legislature convenes in January to canvass the returns.
Erie P. Halliburton, newly elected president of the organization, was one of the principal speakers at the noon luncheon Thursday and used as his subject Minerals in Oklahoma’s Industrial Future.”
In bringing out his point of how to prepare now for the fu JJE6*. Halliburton asserted that Oklahoma s mineral reserves are enormous.
Coal reserves, for example. are estimated at 55 billion tons; natural gas, over nine and a half trillion cubic feet, gypsum, 125
J1*?? J0.1?8’ More than five and J naif billion barrels of oil have been produced from Oklahoma’s wells, and geologists predict that still greater deposits are yet to be tapped within the state’s border.
No Dispute Over Resources
“No one will deny that Oklahoma is abundant in natural resources. No one will dispute the tact that Oklahoma’s mineral and industrial development has been phenomenal. And no one will deny that Oklahoma will play an increasingly important role in the industrial world .... IF we pepetuate our American Way of Life,” Halliburton stated.
He pointed out that natural resources alone do not explain the wealth of Oklahoma any more than they explain the wealth of America, the richest country in the world.
To make the points of his talk stay on as standing facts, Halliburton told the story about two islands that are no larger than a single Oklahoma county, yet millions of dollars are invested/ in industries. *
Halliburton assured the listening group that things that require no mental or physical effort have little or no value. Finances Have Part Eugene McElvanev, vice pres-jdent- First National bank Dal-as. Texas, spoke at the noon luncheon on “Financing Industries rn the Southwest” or how finance will increase the developments of numerous natural resources.
Beating home a trip-hammer delivery, McEl-vaney said that industries are started when a man with an idea convinces a man with the money that the idea backed by money I will make a profit.
“Speed, volume, delivery!”
I was given by McElvaney as the method in which things worked during the war and added that the demands for certain processed materials are just a great as ever, but the producer is going to have to go to the consumer instead of the consumer going to the industry.
“Business talent and ability, like character, are challenged and developed and strengthened
by adversity and tough going_
by competition.” the bank president said.
Mr. Dott of the Geological Survey explained to the group in his afternoon talk, accompanied by a picture camera that enabled him to give chalk talks, that the well-being of the people of a region or nation is dependent upon many types of resources—natural resources including climate, geographic location, water, agricultural, mineral, and fuel resources including climate, geographic location, water, agricultural, mineral, and fuel resources are basic necessities with which to work.
It was explained by the head of the survey that many types of minerals are available in this area that will not be worth while or productive until man makes use of them.
Must Know More
“This a Mineral Industries conference, but I want to point out that these other resources
More Controls Eel°neyt0 Sell Famous Show
To Go Soon
Administration to Junk Most of Thom and ORA Chief Porter Pions to Resign
By MARTIN L. ARROWSMITH
WASHINGTON. Nov Jl™ The administration is getting ready to junk virtually all remaining price and wage controls
™??d^ ^ learned todaY that OPA Chief Paul Porter plans to resign.
Only a final okay from President Truman was reported necessary to strip away all remaining price ceilings except those on rents, sugar, syrups and rice.
Many other wartime controls such as those on wages are expected to disappear at the same time.
Porter For Quick Friends of Porter said he hopes the White House decision “would come quickly.”
They added that as soon as it it jounced Porter will go to ♦ u House for a private
talk with President Truman and offer his resignation.
Porter was drafted from the chairmanship of the Federal Communications Commissi on early in the war to serve in a number of key agencies. He took over the OPA when former Administrator Chester Bowles resigned last June.
Truman Near Ruling
Friends of Porter said he had teen Pressing for a clarification of White House policy on remaining price lids ever since President Truman yanked the ceiling from meats and livestock on Oct. 14.
One high government official told a reporter that Mr. Truman will make a final ruling in a day or so and probably announce it next week.
The concensus among agency officials who have been conferring the last two weeks with Reconversion Director John R Stedman is that the time has come to junk nearly all of the control program, except for rents and sugar.
There is some opposition to this, notably on the part of housing Administrator Wilson W. Wyatt, but he and others who have favored a go-slow policy re-
Herd, Form Partnership With Jack Smith, Manager of Lazy-D
Program Arranged For Armistice Day Observance Here
U. S. Delegation To Urge Reconsidering Rejected Countries
Alto Will Oppose 'Coercive Action" Against Franca Spain in U. N. Assembly; Seek Plan en Veto Revision
By LARRY HAL’CK
LAKE SUCCESS. N. Y„ Nov. 8.-(AP)—The United States delegation decided today to throw its weight behind a proposal asking the United Nations Security Council to reconsider the five countries rejected for U. N. membership
and to oppose "coercive action’’ against Franco Spain in tho assembly.
" * There was no immediate in
dication what the United States
The local VFW and American Legion posts announce today plans for observance of Armistice Day on Monday, Nov. ll, “®th anniversary of the end of hostilities in World War I.
Following a parade at IO o’clock Monday morning, to start on east Main—in which all ex-service men are asked to take
BANKS, P. O. TO CLOSE
Local banks will be closed all day Monday; postoffice services will be limited to out. going mail special deliveries sod mail into boxen—there will be no rural or local carrier delivery and the windows will remain closed.
Half Million Dollars Worth Of Fine Herefords to Be Sold in January
point in his P?rted|y aje prepared for a de-cision in the other direction.
(ease Fire Order To Chinese Troops
NANKING, Nov. 8. — (ZP) — Chian!; Kai-Shek tonight announced he had issued orders to all government troops to cease fire, except as necessary to de-id their Preser*t positions.
Tho truce order was designed to eliminate the communists’ principal argument against participating in the national assembly, scheduled to open Tuesday to revise China’s constitution.
I- was issued as Chiang’s troops had crushed communist opposition m much of China and found them victoriously encircling Rus-s.an-occupied Dairen, fighting bitterly to capture Chefoo and Stantung province and approaching Amtung on the Manchuria-Korean border.
There was no immediate indication how long it would take Chiangs order to become effects? on the farflung battlefields.
The truce was a last-minute effort to insure all party representation at the assembly and came after weeks of hopeless deadlock as the communists refused to ne-goti.' on the government’s teems.
The truce order followed a prolonged meeting at noon of National Assembly delegates. Chiang a dressed them briefly
part in uniform—there will be a program at the McSwain theater at 10:45.
The principal speaker will be Charles F. Spencer, mayor and himself a navy veteran of World War II. The public is invited to attend the program.
Assisting in the program will be Rev. Mitchell S. Epperson. First Presbyterian church pastor: John Roy Harris, pastor’s associate. First Baptist church and War I veteran; the College Concert Singers. Gold Star Mothers will be introduced and given special honor.
They'll Be Sorry, Awn Jim Farley
Says Republicans Will
Wish They#d Never Won Control of Sonata
W. A. Delaney. Jr.. will sell his famous Hereford show herd at his January 4 auction at the Lazy D ranch—but he isn t going out of the Hereford business.
After the sale he will form a cattle partnership with Jack Smith, who has been manager of the Lazy D ranch for several years.
It is estimated that the registered cattle of the Lazy D herd have a value of about $500,000.
Delaney has given this reason for the sale and subsequent partnership with Smith:
“I give him full credit for developing my herd. Any man ‘bat has his capacity and his capabilities should be rewarded with more than a salary. He is entitled to the price of ownership.”
There will be notable animals offered in the January sale. Am-ing them are a full brother, sister and sire of Del Zento I. for whom George Rodanze of Stottville. Canada, last January paid the then world’s record price of $51,000 for a Hereford bull.
The sire. Beau Zento 54th. is among the top ranking herd sires of the nation.
The sale last January averaged $2,190 per head for 45 animals.
Delaney’s 5.000 acre ranch southwest of Ada is valued at more than $200,000.
Since he became interested in the purebred Hereford line in 1939, Delaney has sold more than $350,000 worth of cattle.
(Ny Receives KIO Men Waler Meiers
Will Bo Installed to Repine* Older Faulty Ones
BANGKOK. Siam, Nov. 8.—(ZP) —Jame. A. Farley says the republicans will wish they had never won control of the United States Senate after they begin tackling some of the problems facing that body.
The former Democratic Nation a1 chairman and postmaster general, commenting on the election results ups n his arrival at Bangkok airfield last night from Calcutta. predicted that the GOP would encounter problems which w°u;d give the party trouble in the 194P presidential election. He said prominent republicans had admitted to hi - that th-y C ’ not \ art a senate majority.
He declared it was “silly” for Sen. r J. W. Fulbright (D-Ark) to sugges that President Truman resign in view of the GOP’s having won majorities in both houses of congress in Tuesday’s election
W. E. Hansen, city manager, reported Friday morning that the city received 300 water meters Thursday. The meters are badly r eded in certain sections of the city where the old meters are becoming faulty, and the new meters will be installed wherever the are needed.
T’ v are scheduled to be installed within a period of 180 days from the day their were received.
The new meters were purchased for $13.40 each, considerably lower than the estimated cost and at a cost lower than any since before the war.
U. S. Warships To Visit Turkish And Greek Ports Soon
Et ELTON C. FAY
' ASHINGTON, Nov. 8.—(ZP)_
United States warships, making their third excursion into the politically troubled waters of the Eastern Mediterranean, will visit bo*h Turkish and Greek ports in the next few weeks.
-he navy announced today that arrangements have been complete by the state department for L. S. Naval forces now in the Mediterranean, or en route there. to make visits to various ports incident to training exercises during the latter part of November and early December.”
It was learned that both Secretary of State Byrnes and Under Secretary Dean Acheson had okayed the cruise.
Decision Not Explained
State department officials, however, could shed no light on why they gave the warships the green make calls virtually in the back yard of the Soviet Union only a few days after the department had asked the army to postpone a projected round-the-world flight by a fleet of B-29 Superfort bombers.
Although it never has been officially acknowledged that the state department caused postponement of the B-29 Venture, of-fie...Is close to Byrnes said he was opposed to the flight at this time, partially because he was afraid it might be interpreted by Russ’a. and other nations as “sword rattling.”
Route Outlined Today s navy announcement said the 27,OOO-ton aircraft carrier Randolph, the light cruiser Fargo and the destroyer Perry will put in at the Turkish# ports of Izmir and Marinaras. Izmir. ai the eastern end of the Mediterranean, was formerly named Smyrna. F om the Turkish harbors the ships will go to Beirut, Lebanon, and then turn northwestward to visit Piraeus, Greece.
Both Turkey and Greece current!. hold international atten-tion~-Turkey because of her Dar-cinjlles dispute with Russia and Greece because of the small scale civil war in her northern area near the Yugoslavian border.
Liquor Possession Charged lo Three
Two Accused of Having 85 Pints, One of Having Saven Pints
position would be should the council reopen the membershm question, but on the basis if past arguments it was believed American Delegate Herschel V. Johnson would call for the blanket entry of all five. including Soviet-sponsored Albania and outer Mongolia.
Would Trade Vetoes
If under that situation Russia should persist in vetoing the admission of Portugal. Ireland and Trans-Jordan, it was anticipated that the United States then would return to its policy of voting against Albania and outer Mongolia individually. Both those countries failed to muster the necessary seven of the eleven council votes in the initial discussions.
On the Spanish question the United States delegation merely decided to adhere to its stand for condemnation of the Madrid government but in opposition to any action such as a worldwide break in relations.
Franco Issue Up Again
Members of the United States delegation meanwhile were reported still working on a proposal concerning the much-debated question of the veto, but no concrete plan was anticipated before next week.
Poland originally asked for* severance if diplomatic relations with the Franco government and White Russia followed tnt* yesterday with a demand that the membership institute economic sanctions against Madrid, including the suspension of communications by rail, sea, air. post and telegraph.
The assembly's political committee now has before it a propel calling for the security council to reconsider the rejected members and the issue will go Jo full debate before the assembly itself.
Afghanistan. Iceland and Sweden have been approved and are expected to he formally admitted tomorrow.
UHranalionalist laps lo Be Fired
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Good cigaret paper is made of linen with a calcium compound.
ames of the notes of the mu-steal scale were taken from the initial syllables of the lines of a hymn.
Negro Girl Sent Off lo Inslifulion
A 16-year-old negro girl was ar. ted Thursday night for disturbance. This was the last of a series of recent arrests of the same girl for disturbances and immorality. Police Chief Quentin Blake took the girl to the county court house and recommended her to County Judge W. D. Long for sentence to a girls’ reform school.
Judge Long stated that upon investigation she was discovered to have a venereal disease. He has decided to send her to the institution at Taft.
Women of Bougainville. South Seas, have long been fan dancers; the fans are made of palm leaves.
An ostrich can eat oranges so fast that six can be seen in his neck et one tune.
Kidnaped Marines Freed by Chinese
PEEING, Nov. 8.—(JP)—Two U. S. Marines, kidnaped 18 days ago by Chinese communists near Tangku, were released unharmed and returned to Tientsin last night, the corps announced today * ey are T/Sgt. Jack Lane.
. Mont., and T Sgt. R. C. Fellows Freeville, N. Y., captured Oct. 20 while duck hunting. Neither had shaved or bathed in th? 18 days.
* Outside of the first day, our i^rs gave us very good treatment. Lane said. “They merely threatened us the first day. They were irritated because one of their patrols which tried to dis-ar. another hunting party had been sl ot upon.”
The two leathernecks were kep* a- the move throughout the 18 days although th_y never were taken more than 25 miles from Hsinhow. where they were capture! They were moved from village to village on donkeys or in small boats on canals.
“They gave us everything we could ask in the way of food if we knew how to ask for it,” Lane said but added that it sometimes wee difficult to communicate
Charges involving unlawful possession of intoxicating liquor have been filed by Tom D. Mc-KeoWn, county attorney, in the court of W. G. Long, county
One case involves George Brown and Neal Winters, accused of having in their posses-«« Pints of tax-paid liquor. with the intention of disposing of it to other?.
The other charges L. D. Reed with having seven pints of tax-paid liquor with unlawful intention of “bartering, selling, giving away, or otherwise furnishing the same to others.”
Colton Estimate Al 8,478,000 Bales
WASHINGTON, Nov. 8 -(;p>-The agriculture department reported today that this year's cotton crop is indicated at 8,487.000 bales of 500 pounds gross weight.
-o«S2SUut,?n was Precast at 8,-<.£4.000 bales a month ago The crop totaled 9.015.000 bales last year and 12.553,000 for the ten-year (1935-44) average.
Cotton ginner from this year’s croP„Pri°r fo Nov. I was reported
?ttci<o- ’926 baIes compared with 5,151.8<3 to the same date last year and 8.282,768 in 1944.
The yield of lint cotton per acre was reported at 229.2 pounds compared with 235.6 estimated a month ago. 251 last >ear and 243 2 for the ten-year average.
MUSKOGEE. Nov. 8. — UP) — Only a few applications have been received for patrolmen’s jobs on the Muskogee police force under a merit system plan which provides promotion by examinations and retirement on pension in 20 ; cars. Deadline for applications is Nov. 13.
By RI SSELL BRINES
TOKYO. Nor 8.—A po!. i fica I purge that may oust 250. OOO to 400,000 a1 Ira nationalist pi efectural and rural official who formed the backbone of Japan s wartime jingoism was or-acred today by the government 'rten<* MacArthur j direction.
These officials, including even ward leaders, will be screened to eliminate those who helped spread Tokyo s war flames to the countryside, which provided most of Japans fighting men.
Purge is the first extension of MacArthur s January directive outside of central government of-
ibiwwSa already had removed 180,000 national government officials.
The extension later may include top wartime economic leaders.
.The order specified that officials who fail to pass the screening will be eliminated 60 da%*s before the prefectural elections, scheduled for spring.
JLSA, Nov. 8. — (JP) John
Rogers, attorney and civic leader, has been named Tulsa’s “man of the year” by the T j Green-T club in recognition of his “con-* :an* work toward the educational cultural. soc! I and religious oetterment of Tulsa ”
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