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Facts Forum. Facts Forum News, Vol. 4, No. 7, August 1955 - File 063. 1955-08. University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. November 26, 2020. https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/1352973/item/1399/show/1392.

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Title Facts Forum News, Vol. 4, No. 7, August 1955
Series Title Facts Forum News
Creator
  • Facts Forum
Publisher Facts Forum
Date August 1955
Language eng
Subject
  • Anti-communist movements
  • Conservatism
  • Politics and government
  • Hunt, H. L.
Place
  • Dallas, Texas
Genre
  • journals (periodicals)
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  • Text
Identifier AP2.F146 v. 4 1955; OCLC: 1352973
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  • University of Houston Libraries
  • Facts Forum News
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Title File 063
Transcript CONTEST RULES LETTERS TO THE EDITORS: Write letters of 150 or less words to your favorite paper about any subject of national interest. If you need more than 150 words lo express your views, divide the material into two or more letters. Letters must have been published in newspaper or magazine, and clipping sent for entry. Firsl award, $25 cash plus 75 six-month subscriptions to FF NKWS for pei sons specified by winner; second award, .Sill cash plus 50 si\-monih subscriptions to FF NKWS; third award. 30 six-month subscriptions to IT NKWS. with a token award of 5 records containing 10 Dan Smoot talks, tor all other Idlers which Facts Forum publishes. Decision of judges will he made four days prior lo closing of (he Facts Korum I'oll each month. SECOND HALF OF 1955 CONTEST: The letters submitted by you fnr Ihe monthly contest will he held in competition foi the half-year contest ending December .'ll. 1955. A judging committee different from ihe monthly contest eunl nut used heretofore will he selected for Ihis conlest. First award, $200; second. HOOj third. $50. SLOGAN: An award of SKI will be given lor the hesl slogan adopted lor use the following month. Closing dale is four days prior lo the closing ol' ihe Facts Forum I'oll each month. Bach person is Invited to keep "tie slogan only in this competition. Kill lies may he changed al any lime. POLL QUESTIONS: Do you haye questions regarding subjects of national interest which you feel would he suitable lor use in our monthly Poll? Facts Forum offers a prize of Slo.nil lor each question selected by our indues for such use. Questions for the Contest must not contain more than 72 characters, including spaces, so as nol to exceed one line on the I'oll Card. EACH PERSON MAY ENTER IIM.V THREE QUESTIONS IN THE CONTEST. Ques lions will he jiidned for llieir current Interest, fairness and conciseness. Keep Questions "unloaded." Questions must he Worded so thai iliey can he answered 1 es eir No. SUBJECT FOR PROGRAM: Send questions lo be discussed on Ihe FACTS FORUM programs to Facts Forum, Dallas. Texas. Those who send Muestions which become the subject of a broadcast will receive a l.S. savings fond, QUESTIONS FOR REPORTERS' ROUNDUP: Send questions for (his program to REPORTERS' ROUNDUP, Mutual Broadcasting System, Washington, !>. ('. 'lie hesl three questions submitted will r*ceive Cynia dual-purpose clocks. PROVOCATIVE PROSE: ^eml quotalion*- \wuth reading and '"''menibcriim. lie sure to lisl authors and jjources. Persons sending in excerpts '"inied in FF NKWS will receive one- «ar subscriptions to FF NKWS. If *"nier> are alread; subscribers, they J?*3 in turn designate someone whom P«\v want (o receive the award subscription, hi case of duplication of entries, a11*' one with Ihe earliest postmark will ***' used. warn ^WmneM LETTERS to the EDITORS 1 st Award EXPLANATIONS OF COMMUNISM WASTE TIME To Fortune Magazine: \\ ilh .ill iln.- respect In lhe lain Russell \\ . Davenport, born ,,\ m\ man) years "I reading I'm tune. I feel that liis preoccupation wilh interpretation of the diseased minds uf Marx emd Engels has been a waste nf time anil intellect. Ariiiin.s speak louder than words: the actions nl Communists since llu- rise in power e.l Lenin and liis jackals presenl ei more accurate blueprint uf their aims and mental processes than anything tin' late Mr. Davenport or an) living "explainers" can possibly offer In explain communism. As fur myself, I waul no explanations nf communism; I merely wish in oppose, fight, eunl combat everything it repn 'Ills //en sins Schuszler 2346 South Overlook Road Cleveland Heights 6, Ohio 2nd Award DIGNITY OF U.S. Tn llie Dallas Times llerultl: I listened In Bishop Sheen a lew nights ago and heard him decrj the cull nf fear in ibis t enmity. About lite senile time I read that the Daughters uf ihe American Revolution bad denounced llie spies' nesl nn the Easl River, miscalled the I nited Na- i ions. It is tragic thai the responsible leaders nf llie countr) have left the dignity of the I nited States to be proclaimed eiuly li\ a churchman and an organiza- tion of women. , n HasseU 738 Gibraltar Life Building Dallas, Texas 3rd Award RAPS MORE SUBSIDIES AS BRITISH WIND UP YEAR A BILLION AHEAD To the Houston Press: The British governmenl has jusl closed its liseed year with a cash balance uf nut' billion, two hundred million dollars. This serins tei explode the until ill llie sorr) plight uf the brittle Bi itish and makes I nele Sap look sappier still fm- bis continuing subsid) nf a nation nnw firmly on ils uw ll feet. Our annual huge handouts nl liilliun- fui lhe liritish ma) nnw lee slightly harder In sell in mn taxpayers, cur- rentl) licking llieir wounds after their yearly boul wilh ihe Internal Revenue (Commission. However, the well-known team of Sii Winston Churchill anil our Dulles wilted Slate Department will prevail in ihr .in! ets always. \n longer premier, winsome Winnie will lee- here often tn win soini' mure uf lhe stuff that makes lln world L'o round while llie I .S.A. anus flat. Donald M. I unci ''ACTS foetj M NKWS, Animal, lit:,:, 8569 Ridgepoinl Dr.. Houston 21. Texas 4th Award CONGRESSIONAL ECONOMY In the Manchester I nion leader: I In congressional pay boost fur its members suggests that tin' \l. C.s' idea uf omnium slill runs in familiar channels, ll could he- expressed as follows: "The budget can't I..' balanced \ei. This country's luei\ ily In debl: lhe promised tax cuts have lu go, \\ e re sin i \ thai il must be see. Bul cheer up! This is what we've planned, We II raise our salaries Ten Grand." L. McLean Johnson 222 8th St.. N.E., Washington 2. I). C. 5th Award CORSI'S DISMISSAL 11. ihe Sew ) ork Herald Tribune: lhe dismissal uf Mr. Corsi ma) have hern caused b) lack nf team work. Mr. Corsi wanted in speed up admission uf refugees, while lhe rest of the team wen' cautious In avoid flooding lhe United Slales wilh refugees lo ein extenl thai mighl create a mure seriuiis housing problem emd aggravate, also, lhe labor problem, ll i- up to ihe public lo evalu- eile. Which siele- is the' hesl feu \ luel'iea '.' Th. side pulling fnr a speed) flooding nf America with thousands ,,l refugees or lhe side Ilieil i~ mine cautious with el \ i. w nl avoiding aggravation of housing and labor problems? The' must ridiculous assertion that has been made is lhal "it will cost tbe Republican party millions nf Italian \nies." I eiiii uf Italian extraction—admitted in citizenship in 1898 -and have never considered mine anything but "an American vote." lis time tu throw hy- [ilii'tialed eili/i-nshi|» in lhe ash ean. / iitcenl '/.malt 21 1 Lawrence Ave. Lawrence, I.. I.. Y V 6th Award FIRMNESS To lhe l.oitii Leach Independent-Press-Telegram: What, iln vmi ihink. would bene re- 1'ajre 61
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