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Kingston Daily Freeman, The (Newspaper) - November 17, 1945, Kingston, New York CITY OP KINGSTON N Y SATURDAY EVENING NOVEMBER e In toed National County's Medium FIVE CENTS Mighty Aircraft Carrier Roosevelt Moves Out He mighty carrier Franklin D Roosevelt newest in the service and commissioned Dav President Truman steams under the Brooklyn Bridge New York en route to a final tune up at vard at Bayonne N J before entering active service New York's downtown skyline is in Picture made by Harry Harns staff photographer Batavia Session fill Be Held on Indonesian Rift British Request Fighting Lull Take Place Indonesians Bum Batavia Nov 17 leaders of the unrecognized Indo- Republic will with Dutch General J Van In iion pledged to end fighting in Java it was announced officially Lt Gen Sir Philip Allied commander in East Indies will meeting which the 3 as an attempt to disaster oh the Present will be- young Premier Sulan erate and his chief lieutenant Amir The announcement came as the British reported a lull in the bloody fighting at Soerabaja the Indonesians fell back before the British Indian advance after putting the torch to houses and stores The official British casualty re- port listed 14 killed and 59 ed al Soerabaja from November through 14 Casualties for the in Cash From Christmas Club Christmas Club checks will shortly be mailed out by local banks to members of the se1 eral clubs The total this year is approximately with the Kingston Trust Company having of the total amount Checks will be mailed out within the next few days the amounts by banks Kingston Trust Company 1 National Bank 000 State of New York National Bank National Ulster County Bank of Kingston British since troops landed in Soerabaja now total 405 Officially U was said the casualties since Wednesday were very light A reign of terror was spreading among Indonesians in the baja area said a dispatch from Associated Press Correspondent Vern Haugland He quoted Sees as saying the moderates there completely dominated by bands of youthful extremists who monopolized the weapons and threatened death to persons selling peace Another dispatch from the said Indonesian civilians were southern areas of caja before the British advance that armed bands remained md to set fire to hotels residences British said extremists were luing warehouses and goods while movement was ob- served behind the lines One House was destroyed in a great sent towering columns New Cadillac Goes On Display in Motors Sedan Monday Bormann Trial To Be In Tribunal Refuses lo Take Any Action Against Krupp's Son By GEORGE TUCKER Nuernberg Nov 17 Bormann missing since he left Hitler's side during the battle for Berlin will be tried in absentia with court-appointed German at- defending him the inter- national war crimes tribunal ruled today Adjourning after a public ing of less than one hour this morning the tribunal rendered no decision on prosecution requests that the trial be beyond 20 and that Krupp heir to the Krupp tions empire be indicted as a war criminal in place of his father The decision to try Bormann Hitler's deputy and closest man during the tinal hours of Nazi Germany was made upon recom- of Sir David deputy to the British tor The British report said there was doubt whether he was dead f Gen J T the viet judge appeared on the bench for the first time after Hying here from Moscow It was believed thai his presence probably would ten the tribunal's decision ing Krupp but there was no cation when it might be ed Since no postponement action has been taken yet prosecution and defense faced a feverish week-end in preparation for the opening session of the trial day It was learned that Oic four prosecutors were advised by the tribunal lo hold themselves in readiness in Ihc event an after- noon hearing was called the international military tribunal refused today to Knipp proposed j U- S Prosecutor Jackson as a substitute for Krupp von und Halbach and ordered the trial of Nazis lo start on schedule November 30 The United Staler Fiance and Russia has asked that Krupp he for his father Krupp ten uBd was because cf 11 of faced SS and criminal his do sach he in a road lo the court lo Ihc was road picas for mitigation arc lo UK Ihc Brighter Outlook For Railway Branch One Here Attorney for Trustees Declared Spirit at Meeting Spoke Well for Attorney E N Oakes for the trustees of the N Y 6 W road following a conference here Friday declared that if he were to make a personal prediction he would predict that the railroad would stay However he said we want more facts in order to justify action I attendance al the in the ors house be- official of and and other users of railroad between Summitville and Kingston conference had been called to dis- cover whether increased business might not be secured that would continuance of the Branch ine declared to be till showing a loss Deyo W Johnson president of V Co of as chairman and ion Counsel Arthur B Ewig ex- the purpose of the ng Among were laymond L nand J trustees for he W who on December 2 last succeeded Frederic E ord former trustee Attorney Oakes said that Mr former trustee had in- the proceedings to the branch line feeling such o be his duty in view of the teady loss being shown Several earings in the matter had been eld he said the road had given roof of losses and counsel ig from the move had been given to examine the rds The new trustees Mr Oakes aid agreed that it was desirable o keep the road in operation but hat in order to do so there must v earnings He stated that in 1944 ic branch lowed a loss of while he branch Continued on Ttn Paris Won't Join In Appea Communist Party Say There Will Be No BJ From Them to Em Deadlock De Gaulle Refuse Will Not Grant Portfolios Request as Red Paris Nov 17 refused today to joi n a appeal to Gen eral dc Gaulle to reconsider hi resignation as interim president o France The deadlock over allotment o principal cabinet posts 10 nearer solution following a meet morning of a committee representing the major parties in the Assembly Delegates of the Christian dem Popular Republican Move merit restated their par determination to accept only de Gaulle as president Socialists still trying to mediati he dispute suggested that thi committee ask de Gaulle to recon ider but the Communists he appeal and the meeting De Gaulle himself was refusing to compromise with Com for one of the hree key cabinet or foreign affairs An intimate of the interim lent said his trump card in the was the fact that he does not especially want the job wing president of the interim gov The general isn't this longtime as of de Gaulle reported He would just as soon retire to priv te May Name Bead step would be or to elect a new president who would un France has so completely under thu hadow of de Gaulle's popularity hat this action has been deferred nd French party leaders are a solution They seek n agreement among themselves they can place before de aulle before the crucial meeting which is scheduled for londay DC Gaulle submitted his a letter to Assembly resident Felix Gouin in which he the demand of the for specific cabinet posts ere incompatible with the con- of independence cohesion nd authority which he d government In view of this he said he found impossible to form a on Page Two Late Bulletin Germany 17 Kramer and other ceding defendants In mnt war crimes trial were con- today to death by for and Beben camps Companies in 10 Years May Be Using Atomic Heat satis Jalc father said Ihc JiaS fraud Ma for warty a year unlal ibc read lhal was vn By W Editor Philadelphia Nov 17 10 years power gning new plants for city may be considering favorably c use of atomic heat of coal This prediction was midc to the merican Philosophical Society nd the National Academy of here by Dr Arthur H Compton the prize scientist who headed the scientific work that produced the present atomic ovens to manufacture at Washington He is now president of sity St Louis lie the power companies UK ol uranium for for purely adding lhal this did not take inlo account hc of cr controls might change atomic power t of Of oes not mew cf ness For healing such has no place If economy 31 cort at cta 1 in 3m Dr Campion Mid nny con heal ani In There be of ino smoke wi Jip Wi head She plants le it Oak Ridge also making They arc the est machinery operating with the least trouble of any power that 1 Dr Compion said that a ably efficient atomic power plant could be put into operation within a year making steam lo drive a turbine But this plant would be only a demonstration and not economic without a ber of years of further ment advantages of atomic he said arc the consumption and consequent rate ol fuel consumption cost ol fuel wide flexibility and easy control and absence at the power plant cf cr noxious fumes With the price of iom at roughly pound and of at Inglis Says Use of Long-Range Planes Might Have Led to U S Discovery of Pearl Harbor Plan Veterans Bureau Report Is Given To Ulster Board Supervisors Arc Told Worl of Agency Increases Due to of Rights Harry R Karnaghan directo of the Ulster County Veteran Bureau submitted his annual re lort to the Board of Supervise Friday evening in which he report total of cases handled luring the year through the office Of this vast total there were 174 cases exclusive of those from the and 1991 from the city o Kingston Through the Bureau a otal of was brough nto the county from various including aid to veterans heir or dependents men lost in service Under the G I of Rights he work of the Bureau has in materially during tht last few months since men have discharged more rapidly from lie armed forces Among the carried on through the Bureau is the advice given to seeking to continue or nter school The report stated hat to date 328 have applied for chool under the G I report Mr Karnaghan wse of as af lp one part fin available 5s we shrold export Jhc for lo Jic Iban this mean cost for This Jrt Or Compion cannot The Iby The Ing wJM to 30 Ions Morf SMs Ihc vr Irrt rf Or said ii lo In his that there has been into the county a very sum of money which vould probably have been lost to had they not had tht and guidance of the Bureau The local office has been pro one of the most n the entire state of New York The report that the fol amounts as benefits to Veterans o heir families as a result of ai hrough the Mustering out- pay rued pay pensions bonus death government pensions nd items Treasurer Cashdollar the that he had re- notice from the State office that it will be to raise on Ulster 98 -as the county's lare of contribution to the Em- Retirement System and on ic county outside the city of the sum of his is for the nine months period April 1st the state having langed its fiscal year The nce will come next year The was filed Assistance Be Given County Judge John M Cashin a communication asking that erk assistance be given the ation officer He reported a good b was being done and collections mounting to had been this year through the office much of which ould have been a public charge nd the office not done an efficient b but he slated if the probation ulcer could devote more of his me to investigations and less me to clerical work and a much more efficient job still be done About half of time the probation officer is to clerical work and He requested the board consider a clerk in the office ho had some bookkeeping ability the probation officer might be it of the office and on on work most of the time The was referred to e committee on county judge nd district attorney i Judge Cashin also recommended hat a suitable place be made available for detention of children 03 Where Japs Found U S Fleet This map of Pearl Harbor shows U S Navy capital ships in based on approximate locations of the same units December 7.1941 as shown in the Navy map amone exhibits at the opening sion of the Pearl Harbor congressional inquiry Chinese National Troops in December 1941 Admiral Says in Reply to Query Hull Is Discussed Former Secretary Hull Is Subject of Talk in Committee Two Small Planes Make Landing on High Falls Farm State police today were ownership of two small lanes which apparently were down some time Friday vening or early today on the scn flats off Lucas avenue between High Falls and Cottekill One plane was a cub nd the other was reported as a plane Public Relations at tewart Field reported no planes there and it was believed ic planes were privately owned nd had been forced down by bad ying conditions and the lack of uel On War To Sgt Arthur and Trooper lennedy of the State Police acks at Lake Katrine the accident They learned lat the two planes were flying rom to avena Both were trainer planes of the Ravena Flyers One was Piper Cub a new job that had seen turned over to Thomas P of Ravina on Friday and he flying it back to Ravena when motor trouble and he as forced to land which he did incident The other plane was piloted by Adamo of 11 as a PT 19 Fairchild trainer anc and as it was making a anding it struck an obstruction nd the propeller wing and Ten Thousand Chinese Communists Driven Out of City IB Leader's Claim g gear were damaged damo was unhurt but One plane had a damaged a broken wheel and some amage to one wing Residents in he neighborhood reported they ad not heard the planes land ic field in which they landed is marshy meadow known as a art of the Liggett Manor rm Dewey Makes Final Call Of His Tour of State Areas En mule with Thomas K nj Republican party for and lor Ihc final calls a 3.209 cl New On ttc ere in Warsaw He was lo spend Ihc it at Ihc home cf nor Joe K at and to lo by that in dl The lour during more in a Che 25 the ihc line of Republican party arguments which were to be Ihc MS for his 1316 campaign He hit at the and public works So coft an he said be kept a to Jhc funds corac from a plus Other stale programs al ol party a ly the Affate said Ho Jhc Nov 17 esc Nationalist army headquarters announced its troops captured yesterday in a ng movement that forced the Chinese Communist Eighth Route Army to abandon the Great Wall gateway into Manchuria The Chungking press today re- ported however that Chinese officials who earlier had control of postal and raph facilities from the rawing Russians at Changchun capital now were ro- to Chungking They had lost the protection of he Soviet occupation garrison hese reports said and fully rmed Chinese Communists have seen in the vicinity of hun in which Nationalists had nly a handful of officials Among lose withdrawing they said was Generalissimo Chiang Ider son Chiang commissioner for foreign flairs in Manchuria We have driven Com- munist bandits out of and have taken the city said Gen Tu Li-Ming of the Nationalist forces assigned to take over after withdrawal of sian troops He predicted the occupation of at the Gulf end of the Great Wall would I make it unnecessary to any amphibious operations along the coast of Manchuria i is about 10 mite north of where U S Marines arc guarding the railway southward to Tientsin General Tu said the Nationalists i were principally concerned reopening the railway and would insist the esc Communists withdraw at least 30 kilometers about 32 miles from the rail Heavy Tu said was taken without heavy fighting and casualties on both sides were light It was reported in Chungking four days ago that Nationalist troops had lata but the Chinese Reds at lhal time actually had the back Jo within seven oT led Li Gen Rung Wa flanked Jhc to pawed through Wall at Hie virtually un- defended of and Jhm cut back Ihc rear of the Beds Tu volunteered the pinion lhal American Bow line wca may have Ihc lo improve Oic Inr out- Tea lo lo So shay he No American planes ifl in Chinese insl pan tis Washington Nov 17 miral T B Inglis testified today that the Navy might have ered the Japanese task force at- tacking Pearl Harbor if it had used its long-range patrol planes Under questioning by Senator Brewster Inglia told Inquiry Committee that 69 capable of flying a triangular course with an 800 mile radius were available for patrol work in December 1941 Previous Army and Navy have indicated that no long distance reconnaissance was being flown on the day of the at- tack The Navy was charged with this responsibility under ments made in the joint defense plan Brewster asked if it would have possible with the equipment available to have discovered the Japanese task force if an patrol had been flown in the areas not covered by American ping My answer is with this Admiral Inglis re- plied I think the areas covered by our own shipping could be counted upon The patrol would have had to cover the full 360 degrees The witness expressed the ion that the 69 on hand sufficient such full patrol Brewster contended that It would not have been necessary the areas in which there was American shipping since the Japanese obviously would avoid such sectors At this point William D chell committee counsel told Brewster that a full report on he reconnaissance situation would be available to the committee r The Pearl Harbor Investigating Committee turned today to whether any act of United States officials touched off the war vith Japan Republican members told news men they would challenge a mary of Japan's side of the story Rear Admiral T B Inglis aval intelligence officer expected o lay before the committee in its bird day of hearings Hull's Part Studied Senator Brewster who as had the summary in his since Thursday expressed 10 opinion to reporters that the report was designed to show for- icr Secretary of State Hull was ot responsible for the war Brewster said the summary un- to prove that the ncsc decision to attack arbor was made long before lull's negotiations with sc peace envoys readied their with the presentation of nal American proposals on No- ember 25 1911 In this the Maine or declared the report is being used to say that Mr Hull was not for the start of the ar I am a friend of Mr Hull but lat certainly is a partisan con- lusion for the Navy lo make The not the Navy ought to make the conclusion Kcp insisted hat orders to execute the esc plan for attack came only Hull's proposals handed o the envoys here Rep de- his belief that the Japanese doing everything jn their power to reach agreement with United States adding that regarded Hull's proposals as an ultimatum He told reporters that the anese attacking force which had started can have around and onc bade if a working had been obtained in Uw diplomatic and Senate Ferguson icni said con- reached fry the navy officials from Uir records mil with Backed In- Grarhart and the said they we documents produced ana witnesses summed lo ihp U 1 foor if lo Ad- Inglis Col Bernard lor ihc Dart two m -a ihc
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