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Charleston Gazette (Newspaper) - January 15, 1946, Charleston, West Virginia Charleston Gazette Tuesday Jan 15 1946 Wainwright Shifted to Texas Famed Skinny Goes Back to San Antonio Post NEW YORK Jan Gen Jonathan M Wainwright 30 pounds heavier than when released from his long captivity just five months ago leaves New York day for the final role of his long military career The last-minute switch of official orders which moves the famed Skinny from the eastern defense command te command of the 4th Army at San Antonio Tex sees returned to the first post he held after graduating from West Point la Julie 1808 1 like the Idea of finishing up where I Wainwright said today at island The general will be eligible to retire In August when he be- comes years old The burden of social activities which attends the office of chief of the eastern defense command is to have beeen the deciding tor In sudden shift from job he was formally to take over tomorrow The old one of the few men in military history to hold the top three Medal of Honor DSC and eager to get back to troops Ro will have considerably more men under his command at Fort Sera Houston that he would have at Governor's Island The War Department has made no announcement about a successor to Wainwright as head of the ern defense command K is stated in unofficial however that the 1st Army may be moved into the New York area If that is the case Gen ney H Hodges European der of the smashing 1st Army will take over the New York post Three officers who shared three years and three months in Jap prisons will serve with him at San Antonio They are his chief of staff Brig Gen Lewis C Beebe Faribault Minn Col John R Pugh of ington D C and Lt Col Tom Dooley of McKinney Tex Hubert Carroll of Paris Tex who stayed with Wainwright throughout his years of imprisonment will shift south with the general Wainwright's reception upon his return to the U S four months ago has been all but ed He addressed both houses of congress and received his Medal of Honor from ident Truman at a special mony at the White House Parades in honor of the gaunt modest soldier who returned be- lieving he might be condemned by Americans for having surrendered Corregidor to overwhelming odds attracted 10 million spectators Depending less and less on the cane which Gen MacArthur left for him at Corregidor in the dark early days of the war Wainwright is almost fully restored to health He gained 15 of his 30 new pounds during the trip through the U S which ended last Saturday when he reviewed the parade up 5th Av of the borne Division Senators Demand to front cents an hour increase Identical to the hourly t Increase recommended by board In the GM auto- mobile strike Unless a settlement is reached in another wage dispute some packing house workers will go on strike tomorrow A strike of OW CIO steel workers set for tarday was postponed for a week Meanwhile normal telephone service returned to most of the tion today attar striking equipment workers called off picket lines at exchanges and the Federation of Telephone Workers postponed a call for a strike for 30 days The American Telephone and Co said service was normal and heavy in all its long distance stations yesterday afternoon except In Cleveland and St Louis where operators were reported returning to work Refusal of operators to cross packet lines in many cities had dis- long distance and some cal service last Friday Make Ferd Offer Richard Leonard of the CIO ed Auto Workers said tonight that union would be willing to tle Its deadlock with the Ford Motor Co on basis of a increase of percent Detroit the National Labor Relations Board summoned the Motors Corp to a hearing Jan tt on charges striking CIO United Auto Walkers that company had to bargain in food faith on the union's 30 cent Increase demands which led to a strike of 179.000 last November union which accepted a fact-finding for a percent boost also it would revert to its 30 percent in- crease demands U corporation does not reconsider its rejection by next Monday union coupled this condition with a threat to ask its strike strategy to order an estimated union members in independent tool and die shops and parts and accessories plants to to work on materials being for corporation A specific charge In union waa corporation's re- to bargain concerning its issue which GM to bolt a fact-finding t oa tho wage question L Warren chief of the service said he settlement could be reached in the meat packing wage dispute as new were scheduled in Chicago The strike waa called by CIO United House Workers and 135.000 Meat Cutters and Butcher Workers to enforce demands which have been scaled down from 25 to cents houly The packers have offered TVi Packing H AFL Ami Although steel production throughout the nation generally was returning to normal ing postponement efforts four-day strike of 11.000 CIO steel at Bethlehem's 1 plant In Buffalo N Y ended in failure Another steel workers went on at the Worthington Pump and Machinery at Buffalo In Washington 4.000 AFL con- struction workers stopped work on building projects but announced they would their Jobs today following War De- ment that it will call bids on the electrical Cab service waa affected in fagton by a of the AFL TO RIFINANCE PURCHASE cab drivers union in protest against what the union termed failure of the utilities commission to hold hearings on adjusting group riding rates The union claims of the city's 6.000 cab drivers and terms the walkout a holiday In St three government conciliators sought to end a strike of 1.500 truck drivers which has resulted in a shortage of grocery other consumer supplies The number idle in labor dis- putes stood at yesterday Reich Is Found rage 1 burse them in proportion to their losses These nations thus far have claimed gold losses of 700 million dollars but only 300 million dollars worth of gold has so far been re- covered in Germany Search for the missing 400 million dollars worth of gold continues The commission with responsibility for allocating to 18 nations the actual German erties or other proceeds of tions collections will begin its work in Brussels in February The agreements reached in Paris in December did not concern et Russia since the Russians in the Potsdam conference gave up their rights to reparations tions from western Germany and foreign countries The State Department said that the policy announced at Paris for the restitution of looted gold is considered of primary importance All the looted gold that can be recovered will be put in a Jewish Group Asks Home in Palestine WASHINGTON Jan Peter chairman of the brew committee of National tion urged the Anglo-American Palestine committee to recommend recognition of Palestine as the brew nation Bergson who said he was Russian born out now claims Palestine as his home described the Hebrew committee of nine members as the temporary national authority speaking for and representing the interests of the Hebrew nation The Anglo-American committee named by Britain and the United States to inquire into the Jewish situation in the Levant asked him whether his organization had a constitution and if so to submit It The delegates asked for his definition of a Hebrew He described a Hebrew as a dent of Palestine or a person of brew extraction who wished to go to Palestine Dr Isaac Steinberg of New York secretary general of the Freeland league for Jewish territorial which he said has bers recommended as a permanent solution of the Jewish question that a large undeveloped area in one of the uninhabited spaces of the world be made available for Jewish He said that the Freeland league does not believe that the whole future of Jewry must be bound up with Palestine He mentioned tralia as one of the possible areas for colonization Dorothea Detzer American tary of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom that the United Nations Organization call a conference to consider the whole question of mi- gration as the Palestine problem is but one small segment Body of Man Found Atop Ky Mountain STANFORD Ky Jan The bruised and gashed body of a man tentatively Identified as Otto Jaschke about 35 Cincinnati fruit dealer and trucker was found today atop Halls Gap scenic spot seven miles from Stanford The discovery was made by a tourist who had stopped to view the mountain scenery He reported finding the body about 15 or 20 feet below the highway on a which slopes downward proximately 1.500 feet Coroner William Dudderar an- following an examination of the body that the man had been dead about three days and had died at the hands of one or more unidentified assailants who had beaten and robbed him Papers in his pockets indicated he operated a large truck and er between northern and southern points purchasing and reselling all kinds of fruit The truck was not found ately Coroner Dudderar said the man's pockets had been turned inside out indicating the robbery motive and that only 33 cents in cash was found on him His driver's license and other papers were missing but other trucking bills and papers were found He was recognized by some ern keepers along the highway as fund and each participating having stopped at their places try which can prove that it but none could confirm his robbed of gold by Germany will be reimbursed proportionately to its proven losses Loot ia Two Groups All reparations from Germany are divided into two Category B which Includes chant shipping industrial plants and other equipment slated tor re- moval from Germany to Allied countries and category A which covers all other German assets in- one billion 500 million lars worth of properties in for- eign countries This is the present plan for the percentage division of the German kitty among 18 Allied Category A B Albania 0.05 United stralia um 0.70 3.50 025 France 16.00 Great Britain 18.00 Austr Belgli Canada Denmark Egypt Greece 2.70 India 2.00 Luxembourg 0.15 Norway 1.30 New Zealand 11.80 0.95 4.50 1.50 0.35 0.20 22.80 27.80 4.35 2.00 0.40 1.90 name One tavern operator told officers he usually carried a large sum of money Sheriff Ep Noe said he was in- the case on a possible theory that the man was slain where and his body thrown away at Halls Gap GI's Sentence Continued From Page 1 Hicswa was a pupil for three years recalled the as a fine boy His record as a student was just ordinary but his deportment was excellent We never had any ble with Delia Penta said Young Hicswa enlisted in the Army Just before hs 18th birthday in July 1943 trained with the Di- vison at Camp Rucker Ala and in February 1944 was sent to Oahu Hawaii where he was trained for the invasion of Japan His division was assigned to duties in the Japanese home islands when the war ended Prompt Approval frem Pace 1 possible exchange of internationl Netherlands 3.90 South Africa 0.70 Yugoslavia 6.60 Lockout Strangles 0.40 0.90 views and information that the 9.60 pen were virtually deserted Only Ice milk and meat ies continued Butchers laid they would loin the lockout tomorrow Open restaurants were a rarity and taxi service was reduced to Some drugstores functioned on an emergency Close The government which may order some services resumed on the grounds that health Is aced has assured the public that no one would be deprived of articles of prime necessity Only those factories which must have 24 hours maintenance service permitted entry of workers and in those cases only skeleton crews were on hand Packing houses were idle Large construction projects were halted A few small neighborhood shops remained open and there were some hucksters in the streets but most workers stayed home content to make the most of a three-day midsummer holiday with pay Their amusement schedule was limited Theaters motion pictura houses night clubs and other amusement places joined with the commercial interests in the show of peaceful defiance to the ment Banks remained open as did government offices Transportation chiefly functioned on a re- scale with few passengers The government remained un- moved in its determination to de- mand compliance with its decree President received various union delegations during the day who reaffirmed support of the Navy to Release Without Suitable Work WASHINGTON Jan The Navy cut a demobilization cor- ner today It ruled that personnel lacking sufficient points for im- mediate discharge may be released much is 45 days early provided suitable work for them to do cannot be found sion be deferred until the April meeting GM Prober The National Labor Relations Board announced that it had signed Gerard D Reilly one of its members to conduct a hearing on CIO Auto Workers union charges that General tors had failed to bargain col- with the union Solons Waiting Continued From Pane 1 joint committee to study the tion of who should succeed the president and vice president in case both die This matter like the finding is one on which dent Truman has requested action O'Daniel later joined Eastland in the plan to press for action on the fact-finding Thursday But Sen Ellender who Is cial sponsor of the measure an- that he wants extensive hearings and will fight any move to take the measure from the com- now Committee hearings will resume tomorrow The house labor committee put off until late next week a tion of its hearings on the ing First it plans to deal with a disposing of the U S Em- ployment Service Mr Truman wants federal control retained until During the recess he vetoed a which would have re- turned the service to state control within 100 days Tied up with this was a cutback of in appropriations due to the end of war which the President had to veto at the same time Today he sent congress a message recommending additional cutbacks of in and in con- tract authorizations The President's detailed fiscal recommendations will be laid be- fore congress in the annual budget message next week Confers With Senators Meanwhile Mr Truman appealed again for action on his fact-finding and other legislative proposals as Sen McKellar dent pro tempore of the senate and House Majority Leader McCormack of Massachusetts called at the White House McCormack who was elected acting speaker in the ab- sence of Speaker of Texas told Mr Truman was very anxious for speedy action Congressmen heard that one item in the President's message Thursday will be a request for a full year's extension of the price control act which expires June 30 Comment of senators indicated the extension will be voted but possibly with modifications The top congressional tion into the Pearl Harbor attack will be resumed tomorrow with Rear Adm Husband E Kimmel as the witness The senate atomic energy com- mittes resumes hearings Monday Chairman McMahon told a reporter that it wants Mr Truman to consult it before he makes any final decision on international policy on the subject Reds Accused Continued From Page lease of the so-called Young shal Chiang and Gen Yang They have been kept under by the government since they engineered the kidnaping of Generalissimo Chiang In December 1936 Purpose of the was to achieve unity among the government Communists and other factions to present general At a morning session the United opposition to the Japanese Nations broke a deadlock over the 18th member of the economic and social council New Zealand drew her candidacy in favor of Yugoslavia after it was reliably re- ported Britain and America had guaranteed her a three-year term on the council at the next election in September Meanwhile dis- centered on the post of secretary general and composition of the trusteeship council Trygve Lie Norwegian foreign minister denied reports that he was advocated as a candidate for the secretaryship by a Russian bloc There were other reports that the Russians wanted to postpone tion of a secretary general until the assembly meets in April Arab delegates said they were anxious to obtain representation on the trusteeship council most in their minds they said was th question of Palestine which they declared is ready for independence Arabs Ask Statehood These sources said the Arab league considers Palestine Is In exactly the same position as Syria the Lebanon and Iraq whose dates have expired One Arab commentator said we consider that Palestine should be- come at the earliest possible ment an independent Arab state If Palestine is the status of an undeveloped country with the possibility of future ment obviously from the Arab point of view the best thing that can happen is that the responsibility should fall upon those W are most likely to grant us ment in the shortest space of time However Arthur Henderson Brit- ish for India said he doubted that the question of Palestine and the would be brought up at present explaining that an Anglo-American commission was only just beginning its investigation Tomorrow night the chief gates and members of Prime ister Attlee's cabinet will be guests of the British government at a quet In historic painted hall at Greenwich Fire Damages Awning Minor damage was caused last night when an awning caught fire t the Homestead restaurant 608 at Lee St Terrier's Second Ace Set PGA Mark SAN FRANCISCO Jan Jim Ferrier of Chicago made a hole in one in the final round of the Francisco Open for his second ace of the tournament and a new PGA mark yesterday Using a No four iron on the yard 13th hole the former ian champion hit within 10 feet of the pin The ball curved on the green and dropped into the cup Ferrier's other ace came on the 15th hole in the first round It was the first time two have been scored in a major PGA tourney Fred Cor- coran veteran PGA tournament manager said Faurot Will Remain As Missouri Mentor GAINESVILLE Jan John J Tigert president of University of Florida said day Don FauroT was definitely out of the picture for the Gator ing job He confirmed reports current yesterday that the Missouri mentor was one of several men under con- sideration but said Faurot has ed him that he had agreed to re- main in his present assignment Browns Sign Three ST LOUIS Jan Three more players were signed day by the St Louis Browns for the 1948 season Two are former servicemen The players are Mark Christmas regular Brownie third sacker in 1943 Johnny Berardino former shortstop and second baseman and Johnny Lucadello Obituary BECKNER Mm for Mrs Dosha Beckner of Glasgow who died Sunday In a Charleston hospital will be at 3 p m tomorrow in the Ferine chapel in Cedar Grove Lincoln Henson Burial will be in Ward etery at Ward Surviving are two sons Luther Hubert row Cleared three Mrs Abble Campbell Charleston Mrs Eva Landers Pennsylvania Mrs Spraulding Michigan one Ed three Mrs Vertte Fisher Mrs Tressle botham Charleston Mrs Violet Hunt Lock Six roat three Perry anO Ernest all of Charleston seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren BELLAK for Lewis Jak fle of An Jean county who died Sunday morning In a verte hospital will be conducted by Joe E Brown at 11 a m In the mortuary chapel at nelle Burial will be the End of Trail ceme tery at Mr Leckle had been employed by the Leckle Jess Coal Co at and Is vived by his wife Mary Jane Betlak He born in Hungary on Oct 16 BIRD Elmer for Elmer A Bird 34 who died yesterday at his home 1234 Crescent Kd will be con- ducted by L Y in the Elk mortuary chapel at 1 n m tomorrow Burial will follow in Elliot cemetery on creek county Surviving are his wife Mrs Edna Walker Bird one daughter Wanda Mae at home a son Wesley also at home his mother Mrs W E Bird two sisters Mrs Morton Mrs Burke Charleston six brothers Selbert Damon Cecil O and Barl of Charleston Troy and Carl of Belle BRYANT Charles for Charles William Bryant 70 who died Sunday at his home In Huntingdon will be held at a p m today In the ridge Methodist church in L M Barnett officiating Burial will be In cemetery Wallace mortuary of In charge The remains will be taken to the church one hour before services Surviving are his wife Mrs Lola A Bryant a daughter Mrs Audrey O McClung two Joseph O at home C Z one brother Walter Bryant Canvas two sisters Mrs Melvina Kyle of Bruce Mrs Let tie O'Dell ton and five grandchildren CHAMBERS Mrs for Mrs Cosby 84 of Esty county who died Saturday in Delta Pa at the home of a daughter Mrs Nancy Williams will be conducted by Bert Humes at 2 p m in church at Wallace Wallace tuary of will direct burial In the church cemetery Also surviving are another daughter Mrs Margaret Woods of Rich wood and three soni Herb and Robert Chambers both of Esty and Harem Chambers of Delta CHRISTIAN Mrs Agnes of Sumerco Lincoln county died yesterday afternoon at her home The body was removed to Snodgrass mortuary at South Charleston Surviving are her husband Christian three daughters Mrs Sylvia of Sumerco Mrs Bertie Griffith of Charleston and Mrs Liona Bowles of South Charleston three sons Earl and Elmer both of Charleston and Harrison of vis creek three sitters and four ers Allen Skeens assisted by dore Kinder will conduct services at 2 p in tomorrow In Cobb's Creek Baptist church of which Mrs Christian was a member Burial will follow In cemetery The la at the residence HASTINGS daughter of Mr and Mrs Wilbur K Hastings St died day in a Charleston hospital ing in addition to the parents are a ter Nancy Sue a brother Wilbur H Jr and her grandmother Mrs P C Hoover of Charleston Services will be conducted by H E Crowder at 9 p m tomorrow in Bartlett mortuary chapel Burial will follow in Cunningham park at St Albana The body Is at the mortuary JONES Mrs Elizabeth high mass for Elizabeth Russell St will conducted by Father cuthbert in 6t Anthony church at 9 a Burial win be in MI cemetery Owen and Barth mortuary In charge The body will remain at the mortuary until funeral time Surviving is one daughter Settle Leigh Jones Charleston I 85 died at the home of hts daughter Mrs Edith So mm era of South Side a long Illness Surviving are another daughter Mrs Nanna Carney Dunbar two sons of Huntington and James one sinter Mrs Dilly IS dren and 8 ices will be held In the Baptist church in Poca at a p m tomorrow J C Hammond officiating The body will be taken to the church from Mays and Parsons mortuary in Dunbar one hour before services Burial will bi in the family cemetery In Poca William for William M Ne who use of who died Sunday will be conducted by C W In Noble Long chapel at 2 P m tomorrow Burial will follow In Spring Hilt cemetery Nathaniel Bacon 55 Dies Suddenly Here Nathaniel Ben Bacon 55 er of the Bacon Awing Service at 604 Brooks St and a resident of Charleston for 54 years died un- expectedly early yesterday ing at his home 16 California Place Surviving are his wife Mrs vah Smith Bacon two daughters Mrs Joe Conner and Mrs Evelyn Flint both of five ters Mrs Grace Cable garet Cain and Miss Harriett Ba- con all of Charleston and Mrs Thomas Duke and Mrs John ulff both of Baltimore Md two brothers John G Bacon of Macon Ga and Cyrus Bacon of more and two grandchildren The deceased was a son of the late Mr and Mrs Nathaniel Oscar Bacon Services will be at a m in Sacred Heart church with Father Boniface Weckman of- Burial will fallow in set Memorial park Active pallbearers will be E R Cole F W Hughes B D Hummel Homer Burdette Charles Surbaugh and V F Herne The body will remain at lett mortuary until funeral time Former City Health Commissioner Dies Dr Eugene Davis 78 formerly of Charleston died in a New leans La hospital yesterday ing A veteran of World war I he was Charleston's first health com- missioner and hud served as officer in charge at several veterans Surviving are his wife Mrs guerite S Davis New Orleans La a son Capt C T Davis Ft Leavenworth Kan one ter Miss Marguerite S Davis coln Neb two brothers John A G Davis Greenwood Va Staige Davis Charleston and two sisters Mrs B H Baird Ithaca N Y and Mrs A N Warsaw Va Scalding Proves Fatal To Nicholas Co Child Services will be held today for Ardith Jane Brown daughter of Mr and Mrs W V Brown of Hominy Falls Nicholas county who died Sunday in a wood hospital of burns received Jan 11 when she fell into a tub of scalding water at her home Wallace Dorsey will conduct the rites at p m in the Methodist church at Hominy Falls Burial in the church cemetery will be ed by Nickell mortuary of East nelle Surviving in addition to the ents are two sisters Nada and na and three brothers Norman Kempton and Joe Police Mystified Front 1 time and Police Commissioner John C Prendergast who took over that post Jan 1 from the veteran com- missioner James P Allman retired took positive steps not only to solve the Degnan case but to abate the crime wave The commissioner said the nan case was the police ment's No 1 job until it is solved He ordered that the necessary men and facilities of the department be devoted exclusively to it he asked the city to give him more policemen He said virtually the entire department from top officials down to men must go to ing in police work the work of the crime detection laboratory and work with the Federal Bureau of gation training program Mayor Kelly announced he would recommend to the city council the hiring of from 500 to more policemen especially for assignment to neighborhood beats and that if the money were not available from existing city we will borrow from banks if necessary Jamel for James It Newsome 33 of who died Sunday morning at his horns will be at p m today In the Baptist church with A officiating In Ronceverte cemetery will be directed by Wallace Wallace mortuary of Lewisburg Surviving la a son James R Newsome jr of Ronceverte Edwin for O Shonk HOI Kanawha Blvd E who died In a local hospital will be conducted by Joseph Clare Hoffman at 1 p m today at the residence Burial will follow in Hill cemetery low m body taken to the home last night will or Fleming ntv Hope William Collins Phillip Moore Paul Bnyder Fred Wiseman and James Carey WARNER of Buffalo nam county died yesterday In a Charleston hospital was re- moved to Baynes mortuary at Buffalo are his wife Mrs Nancy June five daughters Mrs Elsie Hurdman Mrs Lola Hurdman and Mrs Hall all of Buffalo and Mrs Sarah Searls and Mrs Ida Legg both of two soni L A of Charleston inc 8 W Warner of 30 grandchildren and grandchildren services will ba at 2 f m tomorrow In otter Branch church with Samuel Raynes Burial will follow In Walker Chapel cemetery Robert for ert 33 of Blakeley who died Sunday at his home will be at 2 p m tomorrow In Blakeley church with Elder Wilbur Balser officiating Burial In cemetery will BO directed by It Frame mortuary et Belle The body will be taken to the residence this afternoon Surviving are his wife Mary Frances two sons Robert Lee and Ray Waugh both at his mother Mrs Waugh of two sisters the Muses Annie and both of Charleston and a brother Okey waugh of Alloy WILLIAMS Walter Wilson Williams a lifelong resident of Clay county died at his home In yesterday after a long Illness The body was removed M mortuary In Clay A member of scl Baptist church he Is survived by his Mrs Lilly Francis five daughters Mrs Stelln Johnson Birch river Mrs Cora Ivydale Mrs Bull Widen Mrs Hash and Mrs Keener both of four sons Ray and Dennis both of Clay and and Arnold Ivydale one brother Luther Williams of one sister Mrs Mary Bird 40 grandchildren and 3 dren Services will held In the dale church at 10 a m row James Cottrell officiating ed by In cemetery In Clay The bodr will ba at the tuary until funeral time Stan Rojek Receives Discharge From Army FORT DIX N J Jan Rojek promising young In- fielder of the Brooklyn Dodgers was discharged from the Army day and plans to join the Dodgers soon for spring training He hopes to land the shortstop or third base berth was league shortstop with Montreal in 1942 Me had a brief tryout with Brooklyn fall A-Bomb Senators Continued Froos 1 named recently but Mr Truman said at a subsequent news ence that this action did not fore- close the senate group from ing on foreign as well as domestic controls The McMahon committee has held five weeks of hearings and visited at least one manufacturing center The senator said he be- It has become about as milier with the atomic energy problem as any group of could In the international field he said he felt the group has two first to recommend to the senate how much of the secret shall be shared with other nations and under what conditions and second to seek to cooperate with the President on forming policy He expressed hope the group can agree soon on domestic legislation although he conceded that congress is not likely to act finally on con- at home until it knows what sort of international controls are to be set up Appointment of a commission by the United Nations Organization to study this question Is expected but its recommendations may be ed for some months the chairman said hearings will be resumed next week Beardsley Rural New York financier and early advocate pf the tax plan may be the first U S Continuing From 1 Exiled Red Returns The Communist party in ment carried by the ice reiterated its demand for ab- dication of the emperor system but proposed to let the people decide ultimate fate of the imperial household The statement coincided with the return of Sanni Nosaka Communist leader from 16 years of self-exile in Rusia and China Tomas Confesor chief pines delegate to the Far Eastern commission issued a statement to th Associated Press saying that he favored stern military occupation of Japan for 25 to 90 years because if we let them have a free hand I fear they to rise again Demonstrating Chinese Tell to Go Home SHANGHAI Jan nese students who shouted why don't you go to American troops demonstrated in Shanghai streets today for establishment of a democratic China and al of United States forces Leaders of the several thousand students who marched six abreast through the streets said the demon stratlon was part of a movement GIs Ask Patterson Hear Grievances SHANGHAI Jan 14 A thousand Army enlisted men met Secretary of War Patterson at the airport today and petitioned for an opportunity to discuss demands for more clear-cut policy on dis- charges There were indications that such a meeting might be held tomorrow as Lt Gen Albert C Wedemeyer China theater commander met a GI committee earlier in the day and helped them draft questions to sub- mit to Patterson He promised to help obtain an interview with the touring cabinet member Patterson plans to leave in about two days for Manila scene of enlisted men's demonstrations for faster When Patterson landed here the petitioning soldiers were massed be- hind a rope barrier They were notably quiet and orderly the only visible indication of being placards on a few Army vehicles reading Uncle Sam's for- gotten men welcome you Pfc David M Miller former school teacher of Gulfport Miss himself a man presented the petition Patterson replied over a public address system telling the soldiers mostly Air Force men that he was not worried about their conduct which he was sure would be orderly But he called their at- tention to the fact that the eyes of various other sians British and French are watching what we are doing here in China At about the same time several thousand Chinese students were marching through Shanghai's streets waving placards and ing to i troops along the route Why don't you go The demonstrators participating in a student movement intended to be nationwide also demanded democratization of China Later of them paraded in front of the French consulate in protest against French arrest of a French Nazi suspect in disregard of Chinese sovereignty Hall Recommends Fran and to causa proper investigations and the necessary raids to be made upon these illegal establishments Judge Hall also dealt with the problems of illicit sale of liquor and juvenile and ed that more be done locally to combat the problem of juvenile delinquency explaining that we are still extremely deficient in viding sufficient recreation for the adolescent youth which he must have if he is to grow up to be a strong and useful citizen Citizens of the community were urged not to fail to appear as before the grand jury if able to shed any light upon a crime that has been committed and were urged to cooperate to their utmost with persons endeavoring to enforce the laws H Pierce Brawner of Charleston was named foreman of the grand jury which began investigation of 260 presentments after ing charge Other grand jurors are George L Coyle Thomas Edwards T J Blair L D Pauley John R Hussey Richard A Parker Louis L Baer R G Walsh Walter T Judy and Mark A Bird all of Charleston A E Anderson of Cabin Creek dis- L L Casto of Elk district C R Barton of Jefferson district Bush Mairs of Poca district and Ira G Casdorph of Union district Woman 56 Held Continued From Pan 1 inick Isolde had found the torso She was not represented by counsel After Judge entered an automatic not guilty plea for her she left with Ahrens grabbing his arm when she faltered Mrs Leggett wept during the hearing adjourned until Friday at 10 a m by Judge LaBelle Her husband whom District At- torney John F Doyle said Mrs Leggett had absolved of all edge of the slaying was not in court In a statement Doyle said Mrs Leggett related that Mite died at the Leggett farm home lowing an altercation during which she struck the girl who fell and struck her head on a dresser Doyle said Mrs Leggett stated that she drove Miss deChants to the Leggett home from Saratoga Springs last Wednesday to perform an abortion on her When the girl failed to follow certain instructions the district at- torney quoted Mrs Leggett's ment the older woman struck her in the face causing her to fall The next day added the nurse said she dragged the body behind a chicken coop ed it with a carving knife and buried the torso She put the other parts in a box and left them near the Sarasota Springs raceway Doyle said The torso was identified today noon by the partly through a yellaw bobby sock found on the leg District At- torney Carteton King reported Three Dwellings Burned At Raleigh Mine Holding BECKLEY Jan frame dwellings at owned by the Coal Co were destroyed by fire today ing an loss A fire company from Beckley was called to help fight the flames which also damaged a fourth house James Thomas Negro coal miner In whose house the fire started told firemen that in currency was destroyed by the blaze Properly Transfers Virginian Savings and Lean Co to ert I and lot 26 block K Virginian and Loan Co to B C Nelson and nils lot 69 nnd part of 10 Midland Jefferson Sally W et al to John H cook and wife lou It and SO section 2 Cobb Bva Husson et al to Colebank lot 92 block A Land Co Rhoda Mae to Charles Redmond King parcel London The Charleston National al to Carl L and wife lot 7 block Umd Co property South Charleston C et al to James M King and wife lots 160 and 170 and part of Ul block P Oakland James L Pullen and wife to Harold W Blair and wife part of lot 86 Heights Emet Spencer and wife to ret and wife tract Jefferson Nick Bosco and wife to Van Buren Greene jr lots 8 and 9 block O Connell Levl O to Eugene 10 acres of lot H O H estate Union Nettle Sprouse to Dot H Phillips et al two loti Seventh Av Roy D linen and wife to a mare et al lou and M Churchills Liner Nearing New York NEW YORK Jan ton Churchill and his wife will arrive in New York tonight aboard the British liner Queen Elizabeth for a vacation in the United States The former prime minister has said he would spend most of ths time in Florida and would devote part of it to and con- with the writing of nil memoirs The only state engagement ned during bis stay is a meeting with President Truman at minster college Fulton Mo OB LOS ANGELES Jan Signs of the Pawnbroker William Keller They're bringing me five or six sets of wedding and engagement rings every day Before the war we only got a couple a week INCOME TAX RETURNS Prepared by Former Agent J J UMBACH Kan C Traat Dr Earl hla to Civilian Practice Malta Ae B Of 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