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Fort Dodge Messenger And Chronicle (Newspaper) - December 10, 1949, Fort Dodge, Iowa A COMPLETE NEWSPAPER For All Iho Family M. C. No. 137 FORT DODGE SATURDAY DEC. 10, 1949 MESSENGER trie HOME Edition THE UUH VEAR THE 65TB 1'EAR 16 PAGES PER COPY FIVE ZERO MARKS ON WAY Australian Voters Defeat Labor Party In General Election NO BALANCED ASK EXPENSE CUT Rural Education Center Fund Drive To Construct STATE IN Arabs Oppose Plans arc under way for a campaign to raise funds for Ihc completion of the present building program for thc rural IVta WW ui me program lur T J n center southwest of Fort After Socialist Australians nn i immediate it was k to raise sufficient rn tft FrOO bv to construct an auditorium and exhibit hall on the IU TaXeS tO Put town and country people arc to bc asked to contribute to OVER Vote For World Rule of Wide Margin By GORDON TAIT i Australian people turned their labor government in a general election yesterday free enterprise system as opposed to continued has or as sood as seats in a lower house of 121 voting The ruling Labor which has been in power eight has as good as There is no reasonable doubt about these although the final count in some of them not yet in. Seven seats remain in the Australian News and Information an of labor that labor had ed It quoted Radio tralia as saving the opposition had won at least 62 and perhaps Australia followed New Zealand in the British wealth trend to the A Happy Omen Robert Gordon the eral who will become Prime commented after hearing the New Zealand results lust socialists were brought to power in New Australia and Great Britain in that This dramatic result seems a py omen that they will go out in Great Britain must hold eral elections before next Labor had been in saddle 14 vears in eight years in It been in power in Britain since 1945.. Ward To Board His Tonight TAKU Dec. 10 Ward's parly is ed to leave red a But the 20-odd members the U S. consul general's are mil expected aboard their ship of lakeland before late at 16 mile trip from Tientsin down tne Han river to Taku the gulf of. will require about 10 at 40 HOGS KILLED AS ON ICE DES Dec. 10 About 40 hogs killed another 79 or so were roaming the around sixty-first street and road The hogs were killed and got loose about a. when the double bringing them to market skidded on ice Enters Race For U. S. Senator DES Dec. 10! State E. E. Corydon who is finishing his fifth consecutive term in the Iowa announced today lis candidacy for the U. S. 66 and a is the third to come out for the cratic nomination in the 1950, primary At least others also are being as possible candidates for is a thing we have en- in past years to get in the democratic Jake the party's state indicates a very healthy tion in our men are coming in- stead of- the party going out to seek like it has been in other I don't believe this will end the candidacies for the democratic nomination for his party's leader the house of the last two said lis major effort if elected to the senate would be represent last and Poston's opponents thus far are Van Meter and Ernest Waterloo Others who have seen mentioned as possibilities for nomination Albert J. Loveland of now undersecretary of culture in Otha in of former S. and Judge Richard F. IOWA TAX RESIGNS DES Dec. 10 John W. formerly of Fort has announced his ation as director of the property lax division of the Iowa State Tax effective Dec. 31. Barnes will become general tax consultant for the Pipeline a new firm being organized with quarters in He will start work in Detroit Jan. 15. Barnes has been director nf the property tax division since 1945i WEATHER IOWA east portion and i ain changing to snow and colder west Snow Sunday with indications of heavy tions some sections of. the Colder much colder day Strong northwesterly winds Low Saturday night 24 33 Falling temperatures Sunday ex- to reach zero northwest to five above southeast Sunday FORT ing to snow Low night 24. Sunday snow with strong northerly winds and drifting Falling Sunday with zero temperatures by late Sunday Temperatures Friday high 26 This morning 25 Snow Rain ago high 23 Year ago low Ft. Dodge Friday at 10 p. 30.20 Today at 10 a. 30.20 CITY SUBSCRIBERS It all ping Spending on Keel I Dec. greeted without 1 prise today the news that dent Truman won't submit a meed budget to but they plit on what to do about it. Reed called the announcement by Budget or Frank Pace better mas for Americans i it Is not wholly and demanded cut in But Senator Thye that while he favors ic opposes the view of most of the colleagues with whom he ed to Europe that the cuts should ic made in foreign recovery Pace made his statement about this worthwhile The Fort Dodge Chamber of Com- merce will appoint a special committee to work with sponsors of the The auditorium and exhibit hall planned is a one with building which would have a seating capacity of from I Blizzard Conditions by j Monday is Forecast A i Assembly Warns Cost of Plan May be Heavy if Fighting Breaks Out Over Trusteeship of Jerusalem NEW 1'OIIK, Dec. United Nations assembly voted j. DES last to set up an International rule over Jerusalem A state-wide in the face of open threats It by the Arab and Jewish 000 to Type of construction will be determined by in somn areas and the budget outlook yesterday at Kay after a conference with Mr. Pace said there is little probability of balancing federal budget next year un- ess congress votes new Congress members already have made it fairly plain that they don't take kindly to the idea of upping said in his the eye of Christmas the amount of The rural operates under the direction of the Webster Counly A a corporation formed for tiie specific purp o' rating the o flf the arc five livestock barns and a show which cover acres of land Q Most of the gs was done by volunteer farm center to go ahead touts present state ilj outlay of It is generally re- examples of cooperative spirit in the At the present t ring on the center by the work on the making it with an amazi i garded as one county's A small group of Fort Dodge business men met with a com- from the Webster County Agricultural association day afternoon arid were much impressed with thc enthusiasm and forward-looking ideas of the farm The Messenger at this time wishes to pledge its best financial and to make the drive for funds for the auditorium and exhibit hall a complete Further particulars regarding the campaign funds the auditorium and exhibit hall will be announced next American who is now paying more than 25 per cent of lis income to be governed is that he will have to dig next Mitchell of Fort now a of the interstate com- commission in Poston and the others who havt announced are seeking the seat low held by Senator B. B. Cedar Rapids Thc senator has not announced for but Because of quent speaking appearances is garded as a candidate for KILLED 10 Merlin 17, of QUAKER OATS HEAD IS GOP OFFICIAL Dec. 10 Chicago Sun-Times said today Robert Douglas president of Quaker com- has of succeeding S. The paper said in by Irv Kupcinet that the 63-year-old Stuart accepted three weeks but that an official an- was not made at that It said the official an- may be made Council To Shut Off Water In Move To Stop Soldier Creek Pollution City Takes Action To Force Property Owners To Correct GRIP ON CHINA SLOWLY EBBING was injured about midnight when the car Jn which he and two other Luana youths were riding crashed into a school bus 2-Mi miles east The state highway patrol re- ported the car struck the Castalia school bus from the rear and was By Wayne Richardson HONG Dec. 10. The Chinese nationalists lost all hut three meager fingertip holds on China proper And they were ready to give up one of those newly abandoned tu just as soon as they could complete its The other two are in province virtually rounded and and the peninsula opposite nan The Reds arc reported preparing to attack on the sula to prevent nationalists from fleeing to The city council today forceful action to correct the lution problem in Soldier Stating that the majority of out- residents the creek have ignored notices served last summer the Cooper township board resolution water service to owners who refuse to correct the condition will be cut off on less than 30 The city council's action lowed a meeting Thursday ning of city officials with a ber property owners in the area contributing to the Statement In connection with the Warns Motorists proach blizzard conditions in some parts of Iowa by day The bureau forecast northerly winds and ing snow The snow accumulation will be heavy in some the bureau Zero temperatures w ere Thc 1949 assembly meets In Us final session today to debate it will cost In It was warned thc cost In blood may also are fore- bc Both Israel and which now control separate sections oT the city under a lary have said the ation will fight rule by a U. N. Dead Israel said King Abdullah of Hashemite Jordan had told his Arab people the United Nations rule the old walled part ol the Holy City thai he occupied over my dead Thai quotation of the king came to the assembly from Israeli Foreign ped by strong and zero temperatures cast for Iowa over the The weather bureau said a winter storm is moving H f I VI fl Q W III B 6 the slate from the The storm may Expect Streets And Highways To Bo Ice Coated Again As Temperatures Highways were and travel dangerous today as winter made a somewhat belated arrival hi northwest Iowa And they'll be bad again tonight as temperatures motorists were Freezing combined with forecast for the northwest made five above readings for extremely hazardous according to southeast by Monday from state and local and maintenance crews in both urban and rural areas owners of Webster county and township have been at- tempting to stop this situation for more than three Official notices have been sent to all to g into Soldier Various have been Numerous appeals have been made to the property owners to end this by community if response has been made to these some health laWs have it difficult for the health officials to accomplish much except by operative The offending a freezing ed a good part of the night drizzle and fog combined to hills and dangerous a serious hamper on Town's way and air transportation City Engineer C. A. Boeke last night and early ported that the situation m Fort Worst of Season Driving conditions were thi worst of the young winter Two persons were killed and four others injured in a collision of two cars four miles southeast Minister Moshe Israel and Jordan arc tive agreement that they will the respective parts cf occupied by their in armistice No Help To U. N. Sharett snid the population of Jerusalem would give no ielp to a U. N. Jn Israel had said he Jews in vere to form round fighting grow for n with the Properties are outside the city this and tne Fort DodSe board h Thn lion council issued the following city officials have been receiving constant complaints of the unsanitary and filthy tion of Soldier This tion arises from the dumping into Ihe creek of raw or partially from the ties north and northeast of the city The raw or partially treated sewage is carried by dier creek through Fort thus creating within the city nauseating and unhealthy The existence of raw sewage in such large quantises is to the life and health of the children play in that It became bad last summer that the Isaac Walton league was forced to eel a scheduled fishing contest the officials from ihn THE NEW MAN of health has no direct The situation however is such that Fort Dodge suffers from this and this council has determined for the good of the city it should lake such action as it can to stop large number of these j perly owners receive water vice from the We do not anyone dumping raw or partially treated sewage into Soldier creek can in turn in faith ask thc city to furnish him with As a last resort the council has therefore decided to off thc water supply from any offending The cily is under no obligation to furnish water to non-residents of the even to those now receiving it. We don't want to cause any un- due hardship on anyone and be- fore any water is cut off we shall give the property owner notice of our intention so that he will have sufficient time to the condition as to his properly and thus keep his wafer thermore we shall do everything in our power to cooperate with anyone who is inate this We do ever mean to cure this intolerable situation and we hope no re- a notice will make the of not taking it We must protect the children thc most valuable asset of the Resolution Following Is the resolution as passed by Ihe cily ported that as hnd worked sanding and of Monroe on icy pavement last The dead were Mrs. David 59, and Mrs. Adrian 54, both of nearly all ol early Highway No. 69 be- tween Ames and Des Moines listed emergency travel Freezing rain and icy Runways caused cancellation of all morning flights operating into Des and Charles City re- ported last low at 20 de- There were three inches of snow on the ground in the corah Yesterday's high temperature was 33 at Sioux City and Council Hills and curves were being sanded today in Highway Conditions The slate highway patrol Dodge was pretty well under con- by tne that crews most of the night cindering bus routes and traveled streets were still ing in the less traveled of the First attention was given to hills and intersections with stop Boeke in- com- from the state highway commission office in Fort that warmer tures today had made highway in the area less hazardous than last when most of then i were covered with of ice. a solid shoe conditions early Southwest Central and south central Iowa and misting with poor visibility n county area but ice breaking up in Wayne and Decatur icy in spots with ice and conditions in II i g h w a y s near normal in county area but northward to stale line highways ous with except that Calhoun and most normal except for few icy North central Highways ice light to heavy mist at Northeastern Highways ice-covered with Hig ional Eastern and southeastern Iowa Light freezing at Highways very AVOID SPINNING ON ICE BY GOING GAS DES Dec. that whereas ii is the want prevent accidents on finding of this council that slippery Patrol owners north and northeast I Chief S. N. told of Ihe city limits of rapid are clumping raw or The report carried a warning that with the coming of colder temperatures the highways would probably become extremely dangerous for traffic Division Engineer J. L. most of the danger spots yn the highways had been sanded by this but urged that use extreme caution as many straight stretches were still dangerous today in spite of some Gravel Roads 0. K. Gravel roads in the sey were not affected by the icing conditions und arc ally in good Icy pavements yesterday and last night were blamed for an cident on highway 20, five miles west of Fort in which a Moorland man and for two collisions in Fort according to reports at police Injured while attempting to a car stalled on highway 2C was Francis 22, of Beck suffered a badly bruised leg when a car driven by Bazil L. Brown of Fort Dodge skidded into the car he was ing thc state highway patrol report He was reported in good condition at Mercy hospital raw or pa. treated sewage into Another tiling to remember is an guerilla Jerusalem under- Many arc conflict rom fighting the old British forces and from military in which they defeated Arab stales in battle set off by he original IT. N. assembly estine partition decision of Nov. 23, 1947. ICE CAUSES DEATH IN Dec. 10. women were killed and four sons were injured in a on icy pavement four miles southeast of here Mrs. David 59, and Mrs. Adrian 54, both of killed when they were thrown clear of their car in Ihc Holland 5, daughter of Mrs. Viola 30, of was critically The others injured included Mrs. her C. S. 58, of Eddyville and his 50, All were at Mercy hospital in Highway Patrolman Andre stensen said the car ip which Mrs. Grasman and Mrs. Sling were apparently skidded on highway 1G3 and turned in front of the Warder The patrolman said a ng rain was falling at the creek which later flows he Fort Dodgers Named By Clay Products Group DES 10 of- of the re- gion of the Structural Clay ducts institute were re-elected at its annual meeting here Named were O. J. Fort A. C. vice and George Fort The institute is made up ot 21 Moorland when a car driven brick dram tile in this told the group the institute plans lo expand its engineering and tional activities next Reports were given on a national IU million i car of a operated by research aimed vm 201! Eleventh reduce thc cost of brick and mie as wall The Beck Car Stalled had been called Mrs 723 avenue a teacher at had stalled while she was to Fort In Fort at last a car driven by Keith E. Fort Dodge and thus drivers Ihc Kenyon gram will start At Friday a car 19 IOWA BONUS REJECTED arc obtaining motorists not to follow a light at Fifth avenue DES Dec. 10 the cily and it is the another loo Twelfth bonus board reported unsanitary condition within Iho to changing by Donald B. city dangerous I Sometimes highways will be dry 205 First avenue skidded to Ihc life and health of Placc antl slippery in an- broadside into Ihe rear of a car playing within Ihe vicinity by Robert 203 of and whereas many of said cautioned avenue A. when stopped of this council that any rounding be property contributing lo this brakes are nnd sanitary condition is not entitled I provide some means of keeping lo receive water from and windows be it resolved that He said he had three things it appears that any property Jn mind in making lib Icy ways covered with slippery and heavy frost as there sometimes Is In lite early morning contributing lo this the water service from the city shall bc terminated on not lew than notice its necessitated by the particular case and Ihc of- of the water are directed to take action Today's Chuckle Considerable damage ported Jo both Head-on Crash Other reported later included a head-on crash thc rejection of 10 from beneficiaries of thc first such implications lo bc 3n on south Eighth street near Tenth Maims This brings to avenue southwest involving WO of bv John P. turned Claims from 2110 Fifteenth and j arc running about 1212 i three of thc you get nervous and I ing to Ihc Hoard Kcl apply across the street and in- said thc beneficiary claims were thc brakes hard or it might cause i to which had rejected for these a skid or spin and you will land come to a complete Mop when Parents attempting to get m ditch or cause a driver saw the other car begin of unremarried Rather than severe of applicant after you should pump your At Friday the claim and no beneficiary He called attention to thc The smart pci that when conditions in the roads this became they Unusually icy when Mrs. Waldron back to the January and February on Central avenue near before the veteran Tlic Wax huge traffic death he ling to another a car driven m line under Ihe bonus Oscy B. 1531 service outside ths British always have there have been more collided with Ihc than the as shown by the fact twice as many fatal accidents on one driven by Elna length of widow conditions in the roads this year as there 1008 south Seventeenth wile 1
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