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Daily Chronicle, The (Newspaper) - June 23, 1961, Centralia, Washington European Defense Boost Is Planned WASHINGTON ffl The West is planning to step up its defenses in Europe as evidence of its tion to stand firm on lin High-ranking officials in reporting this today red to the seriously worded statement Secretary of State Dean Rusk made at his news conference day He blamed the iets for the tension in the world and restated the Western position on Berlin No Soviet action Rusk said can extinguish the right of the Western powers in Berlin ern forces are to remain in the divided German city he added and no peaceful solution can be reached at the expense of ern obligations in Berlin The United States and those associated with us are clear and firm our obligations to selves and to the people of West Rusk said The Western powers informants said are planning to quicken the beefing up of Atlantic alliance forces in Europe and to increase their state of readiness This will be done quietly and without fate but in a should serve as notice to the Soviets The thinking behind this egy is officials explained that Soviet Premier Khrushchev does not seem to have been ly impressed by the warnings President Kennedy repeatedly has made In the past it is recalled the Soviet Union paid at- tention to a show of force where words were of no avail Washington atlu 0 Cents FRIDAY JUNE 23 1961 14 PAGES 70TH YEAR NO 148 Meanwhile the United States continues consultations with its lies on the U.S reply to chev's June 4 aide memoire on Berlin The consultations started in Washington last week when Foy D Kohler assistant tary of state for Europe con- ferred with Sir Evelyn of the British Foreign Office and i with Jean Lalois French isl on German affairs The State Department now is waiting for advice from Paris and London through normal ic channels and the U.S reply to the Soviet note is expected to be ready in about a week or 10 days Before that however lyn Thompson U.S ambassador to Moscow will have returned to his post He is due back on the job next Monday after ton consultations Situation Has Deteriorated Stevenson Reports On Trip WASHINGTON AP i program enunciated by Kennedy Ambassador Aillai Stevenson re- to raise economic and social ported to President Kennedy day that he found increasing dis- content and a worsening ic situation during his tour of South America Stevenson told newsmen after reporting to the President on his journey to 10 South American cap- itals that the situation in that part of the hemisphere has ated since he traveled through the same area a year ago But Stevenson added There is universal awareness of the necessity for making social reforms in all of these countries Stevenson said role in the Cuban invasion was unpopular in South America where the principle of nonintervention is a religion Stevenson on the other hand said the alliance for progress standards throughout the southern half of the hemisphere is ly regarded as the dawn of a new day in our relations Kennedy sent the sador on a whirlwind tour of all 10 South American countries to get a sounding on the alliance for progress gram Stevenson's mission also was to find out what kind of re- ception the Castro regime in Cuba was ting We found a tremendous inter- est and hope in the alliance for Stevenson said on his arrival Thursday night in ington The conviction is uni- versal that more rapid social and economic development is ative And on communism Stevenson If there was any idea that communism in Cuba is only a problem for the Untied States I believe we dispelled this illusion Stevenson said he found meager support for the Cuban prime ister but a broad feeling for cial reform Earlier in a brief stopover in Puerto Rico Stevenson said the economic and social situation in Lalin America had deteriorated since his long journey south of the border last year The poor and hungry man awakening to the knowledge of a better life will not stand back and wait Stevenson ed He said the trip was ful in all and he was met everywhere with an dinary welcome and hospitality Castro Turns Down U S Tractor Offer WEST WILL Secretary State Dean Rusk tells a news conference Thursday that the Soviets cannot extinguish me rights of the western powers in Berlin H was response to Khrushchev's threat that he would sign an East German peace treaty by the end of this year AP WIREPHOTO Dismal Picture Painted Defense Budget Heads for Floor WEST Fla Prime Minister Fidel Iro rejected today the est offer of the Tractors for Freedom Committee but said he would send a gation of captured rebels back o the United Slates ito explain his position to i the American public In the rejection reported i by Havana radio Castro j charged hat the tee lied when it accused Castro of changing his sition He said the tee tried to confuse public i opinion i The Tractors for Freedom Com- bad set a noon deadline to day in a matum Hint capped nearly a month of negotiations The committee's was to exchange tlic prisoners for 500 bulldozers of various types ly farm tractors It said that if Castro failed to accept money received from con- to the tractor fund would be returned to the senders The radio quoted Castro us ing that from tho very beginning he had clearly specified the ber and type of tractors he would to gel of them instead of Castro told the committee thai it we were prepared to accept smaller value had o equal to that of the 500 super will attachments the radio re- ported The value of Hie equipment has been estimated hy I as million In liis reply to the committee today the radio quoted Castro as Meet Called Czech Spy Leaves by Plane Case Closed but UN Action Expected UNITED NATIONS AP closed the book ly for the time being on the gasbord spy story and its bass fishing Czech mushrooms and sheet music But chances are the Communists will reopen the book at the General Assembly in the fall Miroslav the some Czechoslovak diplomat accused by the United States of- being his country's top spy in by plane Thursday for Paris and Prague Tho United States stripped him of immunity and threatened to deport him as illegal alien if he did not leave It acted a lot tougher at the finish than it did at the start Reporters were puzzled that the U.S government let the Czech Communists take the lead in the incident The Czechs broke the story a week ago when their mission charged two U.S intelligence agents in company of a known Czech defector tried to hire as a spy on the previous 13 It took tho U.S State ment six hours to come up with charges that spy who gave U.S agents the false impression he wanted to defect The United Stales sent a note to the Czech mission demanding that get out of the country because of improper activities meanwhile made self available to reporters with an account of two U.S agents named Mr Mack and Mr Jack interrupting his luncheon at a New York to enlist him for age He said he was with an can friend talking about favorite spots for bass friend for whom he said he had obtained WASHINGTON Kennedy's beefed up defense budget was approved almost to the letter today by the House Committee as it painted a dismal picture of world conditions The committee sent to the Czech mushrooms music from home and sheet On Monday Czechoslovakia re- the U.S demand that Highway Route OK'd The State Highway Commission was urged Thursday the north shore route for cating the While Pass highway east of Mossyrock reservoir in a resolution passed by Centralia Junior Chamber of Commerce The JayCees urged the sior to act on the tion for relocating the highway at proposed hy the Washington State Association of County Com- missioners JayCee President Earl Schwiesow said his group also asked the stale lo give the study completed by the slate association of county engineers full tion before deciding on rerouting of the stretch The resolutions followed a ing by the highway commission Wednesday to discuss the tion of the section of highway that will be inundated hy the Tacoma City Light department's Mossy rock dam In other business the JayCees they will repaint and 1 refinish the locomotive at Font Borst park The locomotive was installed at the park several years ago by the JayCees as an cal monument Paul Creighton new SWW Fair manager was the guest speaker at the JayCee meeting FAIR Fair Saturday except patchy morning cloudiness High near 80 low i an L Visit Is Finished WASHINGTON Prime Minister Hayato Ikeda closed out his Washington visit day with a statement that his three days with President dy and other U.S leaders had demonstrated anew the solidarity of the free world He made that farewell com- ment at National Airport just be- fore his takeoff Secretary of State Dean Rusk saying the ceremonial farewell at the airport generally echoed views He said the visit resents a high point in the ions of the United Slates and Japan Rusk described the talks as most useful Full military honors were dered before Ikeda and his wife boarded the big plane for New York where the prime first engagement was with United valac be recalled saying it lated the agreement giving special status to toe diplomats attached to it On Tuesday the United States fired off a memorandum to Dag Hammarskjold charging that in a ries of meetings in California paid to a naturalized American of Czech descent for information thought was highly cret Actually the United Slates said the American was working with FBI and the information he passed was worthless again meeting denied the detailed U.S story as a fabrication and said he had never been in California The Slale Department produced pictures it said showed he was there On Wednesday the United Slates sent a curt note to the Czech mission announcing that status had been revoked that he was an alien in the country illegally and lhat he could either leave or be deported Laos Talks Slow Down GENEVA Switzerland The conference on Laos appeared destined today to dawdle along doing little King Savang picks a House floor for debate a viding billion in defense funds for the fiscal year starling Kennedy's Wins WASHINGTON AP dent Kennedy today had most of what he asked from the fields of housing and urban new government lorn nation The prevailing Prince Souvanna improvements The House passed a Thursday night in- all but one of his major recommendations The Senate has passed a similar one Next week conferees will ad- just the differences and both houses will vole once more on the there is no longer any doubt of approval House Democrats said passed there calls for billion spending in programs of various length mostly four years licans who ought hard but lo whittle down ths measure denounced it as a extravagance The senate lias been tagged a billion To hold enough Democratic con in Hne House manag ers of the sacrificed one Ken recommendation Federa Housing Administration of loan on houses costing up to The House instead provided year loans and 3 per cent down payments The Senate has voted July 1 The money will expand Polaris submarine fleet buy more big bombers and missiles and finance larger armed forces While this was a technical cul of million from the amount requested by the President a bookkeeping transaction reduced the actual cut to million It is billion more than the military was given by Congress for the current fiscal year In a formal report written by Rep George Mahon the committee said it followed the President's d e closely because of tho worsening vorld situation It said H felt thai the military of United Stales was to that of the Soviet Un- on and would remain that way The threat of global war has not it continued The of limited war has not sened Indeed it is fell thai there las been a general worsening of he international situation since last summer Tho prospect for an early of major world problems is dim This is a inie for firmness strength and resolution School Aided ROCHESTER The Rochester school district will receive about from the federal ment lo teach youngsters under Public Law school learned Friday The funds arc paid by the federal Office of cation for youngsters whose ents are government properly or in military service About of the total will he sent to the Rochester district for immediate payment it was said ed Castro originally offered to OX change the men captured in the invasion of Cuba for 500 bulldozers In his proposal May 17 Castro used the English word bulldozers After meeting in Havana with representatives of the Tractors for Freedom Committee Castro said he would accept smaller types ol traders but stipulated that he Post Office Job Slated contract lo repair the post office has been awarded to an firm Postmaster John re- ported Friday The firm is the Andy Johnson Work is to Ire com- in 90 days Tho project includes remodeling the front entrance with new doors the interior and ex- installing a new side door replacing several doors ing to the loading dock rc-poinl- ing brick and stone roof re- pairs straightening pipe railing fence md replacing bad sections the fence and ing sidewalks on Cascade nue and Center sides of the post office Postmaster said contract was awarded by federal Services Administration at ington D C India Given Credit WASHINGTON AP The In- Development tion an affiliate of the World Bank has extended a ment credit of million to In- dia for highway construction WASHINGTON Kennedy today called a surprise conference of his lop national curity advisers mid his leadership in Congress on the viet threat lo Berlin and other problems The President making a swift from the virus attack thai put him in bed Thursday arranged the I p.m luncheon sion on short notice Newsmen were notified only five minutes in advance by Pierre press secretary said a wide variety of subjects would be discussed but specified that Berlin was one of thorn Kennedy already had signaled a large measure of recovery by leaving his sicklied to play host 0 Japanese Prime Minister yalo Ikeda Kennedy confined lo tied dny by a bacteria and virus in- fection posed for photographs with tho prime minister and then walked into the driveway of the executive mansion in bid a sonal farewell Ikeda paid a farewell call ing out three days of high-level talks The crutches that a back strain had forced Kennedy to use before he was felled by illness were no- where in sight He walked slowly but if he limped at all it was so slightly as to be hardly saying the committee had been silent about an alternative al That proposal tic said was to abandon tho tractor deal if the captured Invaders were exchanged on a basis for an equal number of political ers in tho United Stales Puerto Hico Guatemala Nicaragua and Spain Castro also said the committee had been silent about another posal to exchange Invasion lenders Francisco the Hook Molina n Cuban who is awaiting sentencing in New York Cily oti a second-degree murder charge Pedro Albizu a Puerto ist leader who is under guard in a Sim Juan hospital and Henry ston n jailed American nist parly leader TKe three invasion leaders arc Capt Manuel Jose San and Rafael Bolivar le The committee had asked tro for a list of prisoners who would be subject lo the exchange The original number was but Castro's list included only Today the radio quoted Castro as saying the were the only ones of the group who were Kennedy canceled a scheduled wind-up conference wilh Ikeda Thursday after coming down wilh the virus infection which shot his temperature to degrees be- fore it broke His doctor reported late Thursday lhat he was ering very nicely Kennedy set out to prove it today He did however yield to advice from While House physician Dr Janet and agree lo cent of crimes against Cuban people was further quoted as saying he hud accepted the inter- vention of Die Tractors for dom Committee because he con- committee to be de- cent and serious since Mrs Franklin D Roosevelt was a member However said com- showed Us in- tention to break oft negotiations and lay the blame exclusively on the Cuban government the radio reported Inspection Due Patrol A full dress inspection of vehicles and emergency equipment is scheduled Tuesday at p.m lor the Chehalis de- of the Patrol Tho public is invited to watch the inspection conducted by top ranking officers of the patrol The Chehalis detachment is de- fending ils lop rating in last year's formal inspection Ju 1960 the personnel was judged the lop in the stale for the loans down payments up to view is thai self- Nations Secretary-General Hammarskjold Dag Taking A Need a Better SAFER Come Out Of The Dork With a Spotlight Social from Twin City Auto Dealers Listing In Today's CLASSIFIED styled neutralist backed by Communists U sure to be named premier But unless the normal pace of developments in Laos is accelerated that won't happen for weeks The job of forming a new net was thrown to the Laotian king Thursday by three princes head warring factions in the little Southeast Asian country They ended a four-day ence at Zurich wilh a vague statement calling for national unity and a decision to let the king name a coalition ment They stipulated only that all three conservatives thet Lao and be represented but did not specify how be decided Delegates from 13 other nations i marked lime here all week ing the princes would produce a coalition government at the conference and tell il what the Laotians themselves will agree to But the joint statement at the end of the Zurich meeting any mention of when a delegation might be formed o even when the princes meet again The Geneva confer ence called a recess until Man day The roll-call results show why were considered Berry Price Said Down Basic prices for Lewis county's 961 strawberry crop are one mder those of last year al this imc Twin Cily area processors i said Friday out thai a part of the price will remain un- certain for a time yet Under pooling and marketing contracts growers are being paid 10 cents a pound The same price year ago was 11 cents Yet lo be determined is the ad- payment growers will get when marketing is completed I Last year il was another cents making a total There was little encouragement that the lOfil price he over or up lo that of last year The market in strawberries was said to be slow and Four major processing firms serve the area They are lis Packing Co Centralia Fruit Farms Valley Pack of Puyallup and Kellcy Tacoma Growers are pickers a crate or 50 cents a fiat two flats comprising a crate Some offer season's bonus amounts basing it on ultimate market price outlook in his second-floor living quarters in the mansion Kennedy had passed the word that he planned to divide his time between the mansion itself and his office in the west wing Boat Rules Discussed The need for boating regulations on yet unformed Lake was discussed Thursday by Hie Lewis county commission Hugh Kalich commission man said Lewis county will send a representative lo n meeting to he held July 20 at Port Orchard to discuss boating regulations nnd a proposed uniform boating nance for all of tho west side counties in the slate from the Southwest ington will meet wilh the Peninsula district It is definitely important thai vc adopt boating regulations orc the completion of the May- ield Kalich declared Lake will form behind the city of Tacoma's dam lo be completed late this year It will reach back up the river vnllcy for a of miles making an outstanding recreation attraction The officers and Inch vehicles and equipment will be inspected al Recreation Park Heading the inspection party will be Major O C assistant chief from Others in the in- party will Inspector Paul Johnson Tacoma Capt Marvin Paulson District 5 com- mander and LI II 1 English Vancouver Also participating in tion will be Iwo military reserve officers from Chehalis They are Commander Don Williams U.S Naval Reserve and neth Roberts U S Army serve Thirteen Chehalis detachment officers will stand the formal in- An inspection of the records will he held in the ing Sgt Harold Cusic detachment chief reported the formal lion is held each year In tion the patrol is inspected ing the year without prior notice Rider Rally Held NEW YORK rally in was held on Broadway Thursday night About persons heard the Rev Fred of Birmingham Ala describe the at- of Southerners to the dom Riders as bitter vicious and unjustified Dunking Tank Set To Be Highlight at Toledo SPLASH COMING UP af tho many features at Day Friday and Saturday will be this dunking device by the Toledo Lions club known Toledo Lewit county civic leaden and will bo In the dunking lineup Shown above it Mot Roder incoming of Hw ToUdo Liom club with a of On tho Mat and on hit way to a RonaM Satterly H Photo TOLEDO The public will be able to douse citizen leaders with a dunking device sored by the Toledo Lions dull The dunking event will be a special feature of Toledo's annual two day Cheese Day to open Friday evening Anyone seeking to dunk I dividual sitting on the platform must attempt to hit a disc with a baseball al a distance of 25 feet If successful a trap seat plunges the victim into six feel of water Some of the well known lledo and i dunking lineup figures include in the George Toledo school tendent Ted Toledo high school principal Hugh Kalich and Curl Back Lewis county com- missioners O H Amondson is county sheriff Bob Olson ledo and Jerry Robinson Thc Toledo Lions said they rowed the dunking device from Winlock Lions dull Oilier events on tlie Toledo Cheese Day program include tle League baseball and a works show display Friday night and a kids parade free lunch featuring cheese es wrestling show Babe Rulh baseball and Cheese Day ball on Saturday Parade theme for the 10 attraction will On The Farm Dairy princesses will be special The public Is invited to participate
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