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Camden News (Newspaper) - July 2, 1955, Camden, Arkansas U a a a a or temperature the temperature for the 24 hour period ending 7 a. M. Saturday was High 95, Low 68, River 4.80 feet rising the Camden news serving the South s weal Industrial area re forecast. Arkansas partly Cloudy and continued warm this afternoon tonight and sunday with widely scattered afternoon and evening thundershowers. Volume Xxxvi a number 61 a aug Curumi pro a Garden Arkansas saturday july 2, 1955 up a United pro Price five c2nts local people plan varied fourth activities monday is the fourth of july and the working Public will take advantage of an extra free Day to Quot spend out of doors on outings picnics fishing boating and swim Liing and other summer recreational sports. The business District wih take on a vacant look As most All of the commercial houses will be closed with the exception of a new cafes and service stations. Carnes Park the country club Mustin and Bragg lakes and the ouachita River will be the Center of much activity this fourth As in the past. The Camden news in inquiring reporters thought it a Quot prop Riate to ask local wage earners what their of Imler Pla i i for the fourth of july Are and their answers along with their pictures follow James Calvin Roper country i club lifeguard 418 Agee Avenue Quot Quot i am going to spend the fourth i july Al the country club Sun Ming Pool and Golf course then the country club Barbecue monday of it with Margaret Millo Way. Of mrs. L. L. Leggett ladles ready to Wear clerk 642 Maul Road a we plan to spend the Day on Lake Raymond in Bradley county fishing with my hut Blind and daughter Linda. Or. And mrs Travis Creed and daughter Carol will go with us. Senate group approves funds for spa debt payments on Rea contracts to be allowed Washington of a the Senate appropriations committee has reported to the Senate that it approves the House action to permit the southwestern Power administration to use six million dollars of its revenues for payments on continuing contracts with Rural electric cooperatives. Spa made the contracts with the co Ops in Kansas Missouri Arkansas and Oklahoma. The coops built generating plants and transmission lines with Loans from Rea. Under the contracts spa was to buy the Power from the plants and lease the lines. The co Ops were to use the Revenue to repay the Loans. The committee said its action is to provide Quot essential integration in the affected areas and is not to be considered As the beginning of any kind of expansion. Congress due to pass Ike s plan by Russell Brines Washington Liv rep. Vinson a a predicted today Congress soon will give president Eisenhower a the kind of military Reserve program he Vinson chairman of the House armed services committee said in an interview he expects a Tnp state police lieutenant predicts trouble in the Senate for a Meas that six persons will die on the ure to swell the nation s 700,000 news in Brief. Memphis in a a 45-year-old Man. Charged with attempted murder in the Booby trap bombing of a Clarksdale miss., bus Driver was arrested Here today. J. B. Boling Clarksdale laundry truck Driver was arrested by Memphis police in bed at the Home of his sister. Little Rock Iofi a atty. Gen. Tom Gentry today said he would Appeal to the Arkansas supreme court from a decision of Chancellor Guy e. Williams upholding Validity of the hot Springs horse racing franchise which Oaklawn jockey club holds. He made the announcement in the face of a statement yesterday from Robert Roach of Little Rock chairman of the Arkansas state racing commission that the chancellors decision would not be appealed. Little Rock up a Drw spans of eight Arkansas Highway department Bridges wont have to be opened immediately on demand from riverboat captains after july 11. The change Isnit expected to make a great Deal of difference. The most recent opening of any of the Bridges was in 1948, and one of them has been opened Only once since 1915. Clarksville Ark. Law a two employees of the weekly Clarksville Herald Democrat have purchased the newspaper publisher c. M. Threadgill announced yesterday. Threadgill said he sold the newspaper to Bill Hunt and Don marts the Purchase Price was t disclosed. Little Rock up a after 69 years a girl finally has been born into the family of Jessup v. Andrews of Little Rock. The new daughter Teresa Ann was born sunday to mrs. Andrews at Arkansas Baptist Hospital. She weighed seven pounds. Her Tatlier said the infant was the first girl born into his Side of the family since 1886. Little Rock a Pic an Arkansas states highways Over the Independence Day weekend. It. Jack Rhea head of asps Man Reserve to a trained Force of 2,900,000 by 1960. Sen. Russell a chairman accidents killed eight persons during the Holiday weekend. In 1953, the toll was 14. Wimbledon England Ltd Louise Brough of Beverly Hills Calif., Defeated mrs. Beverly Baker Fleitz of Santa Monica Calif. Today 7-5, 8-6 to regain the Wimbledon women a singles Tennis title she held m 1948. 1949 and 1950. Little Rock we about 200 members of the 4002nd army Reserve unit who serve so do Rine the War hold their second biennial reunion Here monday. The unit was composed of sections from Little Rock Morrilton Paragould. Siloam Springs Mena Helena and fort Smith. Naval ship named ouachita county a ship of the u. S. Atlantic Fleet received a new name Friday july 11. At the u. S. Naval amphibious i at Little Creek a. It will Ibe named Quot the ouachita county in Honor of this county at a mass Iship Nam Iii ceremony at which j time a no atm a of other ships will be renamed. The a ouachita county a formerly went by the name a a the uss list 1071. In the past i Lhez a Landing ship tank Type ves Bob Mcmahen. Automotive parts Isles have Only had a nun ber Declerk Box 16 Cullen Dale a my wife Signa ting them. Jean and i and another couple i the local chamber of Commerce Peggy and j. To Ayres Are plan has sent detailed information conning to drive to Lake Village to safety division made the predict of the Senate armed services com tion yesterday last year traffic Mittee said a subcommittee soon attend the fourth of july water carnival and boat Jim Rowan attorney Lakeside addition a we Haven t planned anything special for the fourth of july just a family Back Yard Barbecue with my wife Ann and children Jimmy and Robin Quot mrs. Anna Mae Griffith office Supply sales clerk 347 Columbia Avenue a my husband says i have a Choice of either a Long somewhere or staying at Home and naturally i decided logo somewhere. I Haven to decided yet but we flu probably go on an All Day Outing on the River and go motor boat gilding with the children Sammy w3, and Carla 8 Nios. Enl no ouachita county consisting of major occupation of the people. Industry history and outlier data. This information was sent upon the request of it. A a Olsen jr., commanding officer to be filed for reference concerning the ship s name. Inc Dently it. Olsen requested the Correct pronoun Catlon of the Quot ouachita county Quot is 328 feet Long and 50 feet wide with a displacement of 4,000 tons. Her armament consists of 40 and 20 my heavy machine gains. Sre is diesel powered with a cruising Speed of 10 knots. The ships Mission would be to carry combat cargo vehicles and personnel in Case of an Amshl Blous assault. Construction was completed april 9, 1945. The Quot ouachita county participated in the occupation of Japan and later the big lift to bring our men Home from Europe prior to 1946. She was inactive for a i Ort period but returned to the seas i january 1051 As a result of the korean War. In her assignments the ship has visited Argentine Newfoundland. Labrador St. Thomas and St. Croix v. I., Guantanamo Bay an Santiago Cuba cd dad Trujillo d. R. And Ponce puerto Rico. She has he unique ability to actually ground out on the Beach speeding the off loading of men and equipment. Will begin hearings on the Bill. Breaking a six week impasse Over an anti segregation proposal the House passed the Quot Bill yesterday by voice vote. In an earlier key vote. Republicans and Southern combined to defeat a new Effort by rep. Powell any to bring about racial integration in the National guard the Powell amendment went Down on a 156-105 standing vote. The measure would set up a new a months training program for teen age volunteers who would be obligated to serve 7>/a years Reserve duty but would escape the two year draft. It also provides that reservists falling to maintain prescribed training standards could be recalled for 45 Days Active duty. Vinson called it a Quot Good Strong Bill the kind the president rumours say mrs. Hobby to quit Washington a a rumours that Secretary of welfare Oveta Culp Hobby is going to resign soon have Arisen administration official said last night he Imide stands she will resign in a a week or so maybe president Eisenhower has said mrs. Hobby told him some time ago she might have to leave for personal reasons. Her husband William p. Hobby publisher of the Houston Post has been ill with arthritis. Marlon b. Folsom Imda Secre tary of the Treasury has been mentioned As a virtually certain to be mrs. Hobby a successor. Of a / Ltd re Jbf a ii my i the yep them was the Good old fourths of july in the Century a youth when patriotic orators rated look maw no Mici phone kids shot off fireworks the grown ups socialized Nice nellies were scandalized by the Bloomer girls baseball team and lovers ignored it All As they a a spooned a on a Park Bench. Hot Springs negro hired by Abc Little Rock iff a a hot Springs negro has been hired As a $300-a-month investigator for the state alcoholic beverage control Board the first of his race to hold such a state Job. Abb director Rolla Fitch said he appointed Melvin Williams with the approval of gov. Orval Paubus Williams will be assigned to enforce liquor and Beer Sale regulations in outlets catering to negro customers. Pitch said the position was the highest state Job held by a negro since reconstruction with the exception of the Heads of All negro agencies such As Arkansas am amp a College dec funds for year reduced by Senate committee pares operating expense for commission Washington a the Senate appropriations committee has Cut 43 Millie Ion dollars from operating. Funds asked by the atomic Energy Rock and a a Iii the states commission for this fiscal year this $100.000 or even a Good portion River Channel improvement funds okayed Senate committee approves 9-foot proposal the office of the ouachita River Valley received a Telegram yesterday evening from senator Allen j. Ellender chairman of the Senate subcommittee on appropriations for Public works which was extremely Gratifying and comes a year ahead of the time it was really expected. Tiie Telegram reads As follows a Happy to advise we were in having Senate appropriations committee include in the Public works appropriation Bill which was reported to the Senate at 9 15 get today $100,000 planning funds for a nine foot ouachita River Channel. We shall do our if most to have Senate approve these funds and have them accepted by the House when Bill goes to conference. signed Allen j. Ellender. H. K. Thatcher executive vice president of the it ouachita River Valley association says that this does not conflict in any Way with the $440,000 in this years budget for the maintenance of the present Many false alarms lineman during june wins big prize firemen were kept Busy Dunn the month of june answering false alarms. There were a total of seven i Widt false alarms and three fires Al i Fuzhou lib which the smaller Booster Hose was Laid. The fire department re Fayetteville. Ark. A Vernon a Fitzhugh 37, a Telephone lineman Here has won top prize 01 s25,0u0 or half interest in some okla Honie Oil property in a nation hotel owner robbed in state Blytheville. Ark la in a Blytheville hotel owner found lying unconscious on a Rural Road near Here thursday told sheriff Wil name was drawn from Berryman he was robbed of among .=�0,000 entries in a contest about $1 000 spoil sorted by Amana refrigeration Berryman identified the victim ported no resulting from announced yesterday. Akins. He said Akins a = to. Quot he Mil Cloose Between the Cash a really was slugged with a tire or the property a 40 acre tract. Which was found near him. Which already has two producing in. Sheriff said Blytheville cab i Driver. Haywood Mixon is being the Winner who is married and Southl for questioning in the Case. Ford one and a half ton truck be children said yesterday Berryman quoted Akins As say longing to Allen Anderson Oil the the decision would be just about ing he hired to drive him fires in june Booster Hose lires were a fire on a vacant lot on Darnell Avenue on june 2 a 194 5 it. Holly Road june 17 Arkan Sas j the toughest i live Ever had to Louisiana Gas company pipeline i fire at Jefferson and California i today Fitzhugh said he w Ould i 000 with him on the trip. Akins Avenue on june 21. I inspect that it Oil property which is i told the her if he could t re Mem false alarms listed included j m Garvin county. Okia before he Seta to Hayti mo., about Midnight and that he took $1, a the group approved measure which would make ,-481,847,000 available for the dec. The Bill includes 575 millions in new Money. The rest involves a obligated funds and a shift of some Money from a up faint and equipment allowances to operating costs. The Bill now goes to the Senate. Tile Senate also Cut 40 million dollars from budget requests in passing a Bill yesterday to authorize $2,357,317,300 for worldwide military construction. Its total was 11 million below the amount approved by the House. Board asks Cha charges probed Little Rock Ltd a the Little Rock real estate Board yesterday asked Arkansas senators for an of charges that political influence has hampered to a the residence of Columbia Scott a makes mad which prize to negro at 746 St on june choose. A ii Ospital. Negro 28 a vacant House at Spring and a an Buren its. On june 27 the he said he and his family would drive to Garvin county this w it cd Home of Ottys Lewis. Negro at 234 end and then would look Over a in Grunstead St. When lighting struck the Televik Ion Antenna alarm Box 2ri at the Corner of Cleveland and Clifton St., on Jmie 15 a vacant House on Pine St. In Cullen Dale belonging to a. M. Mann on june 8 a storage House at the Hugh herring apartments on Walnut St. In Cullen Dale on june 9 the Home of arils Palmer at 724 Oakwood Road on Jime 14. The Lawn Mower caught fire. Nad project Senate Bill producing Oil Wells on tuesday. Holiday for Camden on 4th Little boy Falls dead in front of Market Washington my pour military projects in Arkansas would get about six million dollars in con j it nost toffs the Camden Philadelphia a three year old Jonald Nagel fell dead yesterday As he watched children playing on some m e c h a n ical anus cent devices in front of a supermarket Here in autopsy showed he boy died tins is a Long july 4th weekend an electrical Shock according Holiday. Camden will observe the or c. A Wooding pathologist Day in its Way with a gen a ,1. Health office eral Holiday which began today Mitzi oily Capicotte chief infer some. Federal state and coun Spector of the cite electrical to offices were closed today and Bureau said one of the toys was will remain until tuesday. Pipe Rev grounded but added retail w wholesale and Industrial n a not immediately de firms w ill close monday As will us a Nncel whether Donalu touched Banks and the office. A Xin Cular device. Picnic ins. Out Intis on lakes and said the boys Mother Rivers weekend motor trips visits him outside the fish frys trips golfing Niu Iki Iuie she shopped , boating and general a a laying around of Quot cattleman of a Nolly woman found to be own Mother in Law Houston Tex. As nearly As crime prevention division officers can figure out a 50-year-old woman is her own Mother run Law. She is also the grandmother and the Stepmother of two children. Her situation resulted when she married her daughters sex husband. She had already taken the two children born of the earlier Union into her Home to rear. The woman complained that one of the children ran away to join her real Mother. She asked police to help recover the girl. Police confused they said after considering the various angles referred her to a lawyer. Safe driving Rul Jils for a Safe and Sang fourth 1. During the Holiday drive about 10 Miles per hour below your Normal Speed. High Speed gives you less time to react in an emergency and you Are More Likely to be killed or badly Hurt if you do have an Accident. 2. Start in plenty of time so you wont have to Huriy to reach your . 3. Stay Alert. Don t let distractions take your mind off the serious business of driving. 4. Don t compete with the other fellow. Let him have the right of Way. I. Pass other oars one at a Olnie and be sure you have a Clear margin of safety. Done to change lanes without looking and leave plenty of room Between you and the car ahead. 6. Slow Down at Sun Down so you can Stop in the Range of you head lights. Avoid driving when sleepy or overtired. Prepared by the National safety Council. The Bill has passed the House and now goes to a Senate House i conference committee which w ill i adjust differences in the amounts approved for the various project however both Chambers allocated the same amounts for the Arkansas installations. The Little Rock air Force base will get $5,317.000 of the total approved for Arkansas. Other sums authorized for jobs in the state were Pine Bluff Arsenal $3,000 Navy ammunition depot near Camden $765,000 and the Blytheville air Force base $208,000. Department store sales in gain Breaks even in game Clovis a m. It a Ben jr., Ajja Chc. Ariz., cattleman i final in Inoc even As the of i a ii Oker to a District i court jury j snort. Was awarded $10,183 yes St. Louis Ipin department store ter Day which represented his sales in the eighth Federal re us pcs in a poker game last dec. Serve District last w Eek were about 2-3,3 per cent above those of the same i the Jack Skipwo Orth. Week last Vear the St. Louis fed Clovin a. Jack Hutson. Fort eral Reserve Bank reported today i Suinn and Denby Hoyle Hobbs tue inert ass rugged from 1 per a thu y played poker with cent at Memphis to 6 per cent in Siviur Init Clainie Snure was not the Louisville by. Area. At Little the in Orrock sales were 3 per cent Hillier he Inry declined to ii Ard than during the same week of 1954 snip re an Aiichi tonal s.0 he sought and Al St. Louis 2 per cent higher. For losses m a sufi Leboard game. The work of the Federal housing administration office Here. A Resolution mailed by the Board to Sens. John Mcclellan and j. William Fulbright asked the Senate to make the probe. Howard e. Lucy acting state Cha administrator. Has charged disgruntled real estate operators and elements of the state Republican party with creating confusion in the Agency s Arkansas office. Lucy also has said these same which he has de a clubs dined to identify further were res-1 Over possible for his Transfer from Little Rock to Pittsburgh. Lucy is to leave or Pittsburgh monday but so far he said whether hell take the Transfer accept a , position Here or resign. Lucy made his Charkes in a letter to Cha director Norman May son and asked for a Washington conference to his Transfer. denied the request. Of it. Can be through the Congress this year it will Speed up tie time in which we May be expected to secure a 9-foot Hamiel by at least one year. The association was hoping to be in a position to ask for this appropriation next year but it is highly Gratifying that the Effort is being made at this time. Kama to carry famed address radio station Kama will carry the world broadcast Quot the electronics of the spirit Quot by or. Frank Buchanan the founder of moral re armament on sunday night at 8 45. The Mutual broadcasting system will carry the message of or. Buchanan at the launching of a Mission to Asia North Africa and the near East by an International task Force of moral re armament. The broadcast coincides with the National of moral re armament being held the week of july 3 at Mackinac Island Mich. With representatives from every area of the nation. The moral re armament i Sion was greeted warmly in Tok to on june 15 and a dist Neui had audience attended the Rocc Pinion Japan gave the Mission full press radio and coverage. A number of visitors spoke. Some representatives of the Mission attended Tokyo service 70 of the Mission Scro w Brinly received in japanese Homes according to news from Tokyo. End of world hatred greed jealousy and bitterness is soul it by the Mission and world peace is its Maui goal. Senate approves flood projects Washington we almost Eihl million dollars for flood control and navigation projects on Rivers in Arkansas won approval of the sen. Byrd wants to Cut foreign Aid Washington w a Seii. Byrd cd a called today for culling foreign Aid spending in halt. But is a. Hayden Dari Suid he i think Congress has a airs knife of Quot for the Prosr in Byrd chairman of Ilie Senate finance Coni Mitu of said in an interview he thinks a 50 per cent reduction could but made in Pio Aid Petu King of 111 my Vii tin cd for i it u Aid Spetic Senate appropriations committee 3, yesterday. 1. Bookkeeping year Winch Tae four million dollars were apr a a it ter div proved for Bank stabilization on a virginian said its a up to lion Dollar increase in the figure approved by the Hou a. The Senate committee also boosted the amount for Bank stabilization on the red River in Arkansas Texas and Louisiana from $450,000 to $600,000. In addition to these appropriations the committee approved 565>2 million dollars for the lower Mississippi River and some of this Money was earmarked for Nozinic Aici Arkansas projects including St. Francis River Basin three million dollars lower White River $250,000 reel foot Lake area $235.-Oiio, levees on the North Bank of ii lower Arkansas River $5 . Red River Backwater area $85,000 do the Cutlir. Bui Hayden chairman of the Senate appropriate our comma Iee said he does t Byln pc there is any drive for cuts in foreign i Iuis Hayden said a i know i got Lviv knife out or the and in Don t know Anbolt in on to a Coin Mitilee Tio Byrd said Quot the tin acome alien pc of Vui Oul All Ero Man gets divorce in order to re enlist Fairview band program planned i ii Fairhu w by Iii Hoo or cd i a win i a til a a a View his a oud a i i Lay a int Lulu 8. Iii p. In in i or soil a it a Orie Ai Wall he i limn Turrub Leon pot Lamo. of the Louisiana Llanyd Billy Dpi Pia Cincinnati 1, sheets Oulman neutered the marines by getting divorced. Ileal ring Gene Carpenti r and or the 24-year-old Portsmouth Ohio electric guitar alone Wilh Max and resident wanted to rejoin the i Climax. Corps. But Marine regulations ban i triese Well known and to the re enlisting of a Man with have agreed to Ernie to help Pendents. And sheets had four the band club. It is hoped Hai his pretty Nancy Ann 22, and their three children Vickie 4 Steffi 2 and Tommy 6 months. He had Little trouble persuading Nancy in getting a divorce until he was Back in uniform. She agreed. A what he wants i want a she sighed. The Scioto county common pleas court ended their marriage last Friday yesterday armed with his divorce papers and sex Wile he reenlisted m the marines for four years. The couple will be remarried within a few Day they said. And Nancy added she will join her Lusbi Inci to be Wber Evec lie Goe amp. Go ii Aud mice will be baud Otticia said. I u hand dollars. Spent in Camden work for Camden buy at Home a

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