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Long Beach Press-Telegram (Newspaper) - September 27, 1947, Long Beach, California Air Crash Two at Nor walk IT HURTS ME Steve spirit h helpful but he the sight of blood he helpt Patrolman Donald left treat Sparks 16 for a knife wound after a fight in Press Wirephoto Hannegan Wil Quit Bourbon Post Oct 29 McGrath to Be New Democratic National Committee Chairman By D HAROLD OLIVER WASHINGTON Sept 27 Robert E Hannegan will resign Oct 29 as chairman of the Democratic Committee and be by Sen James Howard Grath of Rhode Island Hannegan announced today he Is because of health that President in his approval of Me Grath Ratification the dent's choice by the national committee will bo a formality Hannegan remains as postmaster general McGrath told reporters he will accept the Democratic chairman and expects to proceed on the theory that my task will be to re-elect President McGrath will retain his office as Senator to which he was ed last year He said he will not accept a as party chairman also announced that Gael Sullivan executive director and vice chairman of the com- will resign on the same date Oct 29 No reason was stated Grath said he had urged Sullivan to remain as executive director and had asked Hannegan to urge him to stay Sullivan is a former assistant postmaster general who has ex- full power as party man in absence Hannegan took over as man in January 1944 McGrath former Island governor said he could make no comment or pre- dictions on Democratic campaign strategy or issues He observer that he was advised of his tion only this week and had not had time to consider the matter fully Asked If his position would conflict with the leadership ot Sen of Kentucky in the Senate Grath On the floor Sen Barkley Is my leader and there will be no conflict Beulah Has No Plans to Wed Bud SANTA ANA Sept 27 Beulah Louise 18 has no plans to marry George Bud Gollum 21 as soon as they arc acquitted of charges of ing her Otto A Jacobs her attorney said today A lot of Jacobs concerning the published story that Miss anil lum will ask Superior Judge E Morrison presiding at their trial to marry them after they are acquitted of the murder of her Financier and Mrs Walter E As soon she is Jacobs said Miss plans trip That Is her only plan and It not necessarily include Pole Attacks Plan of U S Aid to 16 European Nations LAKE SUCCESS Sept 27 Dr Oscar Lange ot Poland today attacked the Marshall plan program draftee at Paris an inadequate and harmful to United prestige and effectiveness The Polish delegate told the U N Assembly's economic and financial The 16 nations participating in the Marshall plan program constitute no economic entity and have been artificially and haphazardly put The whole plan an unstable arrangement Condemning the o the U N in the Marshall Plan introduced a resolution which would advise U mem not to establish economic machinery outside the U N as this tends to re unfavorably on the Nations authority and successfu operations In other U N developments to 1 Greek Foreign Minister Con stantin called on U S Secretary of but a U S spokesman said no men ion was made report that Greece would ask the for in additional to nce enlargement of Greek forces combatting The Greek question was slated o come up again in the U N political committee this after- 2 The U N committee on headquarters heard Chairman R Austin U S suggest hat the first duty of the com- was to approve a general Ian before discussing the ways nd means of financing the new Manhattan home of the U N Austin stressed that We must what we are talking about the U N can place any dnd of a proposal before the who will finance he headquarters 3 The States ro- ready to support ina Czechoslovakia and Canada or seats on the Security Council the Assembly elects new members next Tuesday to replace oland Australia and Brazil terms end Jan 1 1948 oast Cars Jump Two Hurt SALEM Ore Sept 27 Two were hospitalized and irce others as well as several were slightly hurt in of the nine cars of Southern Pacific's Vest Coast Limited south of here arly today D E Sinson baggageman ered severe cuts about the head nd George Miller mail clerk ad hip and back Injuries but vas In good condition Both are rom Portland Brakeman Paul E Campbell to his Portland home treatment for lesser hurts two waiters continued on he run after treatment Several received treatment Ither on the train or in a local for bruises and shock nd were released The number vas estimated at about a dozen Engineer Victor and said he felt no bump when irce refrigerator cars three age cars a mail car and two pas coaches were derailed at a m Some of the cars behind the engine over- timed but the coaches tilted nly slightly Armed Beats Assault n Match Race NEW YORK Sept 27 beat Assault today in n special match race OCTUPLETS Eight Boys Born to China Woman SHANGHAI Sept 27 The birth of octuplets seven of whom lived was reported today the tax Ishing 120 miles from Shanghai a correspondent for the newspaper Shun that his Wei gave birth to eight boys July 5 One died birth he said but the others as well as the mother are and The births took he said in Yang Pang Chen of tsin where the Reds ordered special rations for the family RUSSIAN QUINTS Three Boys Two Girls Born by Mongolian LONDON UP The Soviet agency Tass reported day that a Russian woman had borne quintuplets three boys and two girls It said all five were developing normally and the young mother is -in good health Tass mother was of a Buriat Mongolian tive The Buriats are Mongols in south ria near Lake Baikal T Brothers Separated in Infancy Meet VAN Sept 27 Two brothers apart 28 years since infancy have found each adjoining beds at mingham General Hospital Rodolfo Robleto 28 born palin but adopted by a Deming N M family in infancy was admitted six months ago for tropical disease Ar- thur A Espalin 30 came to the hospital a few days ago for a stomach operation and wound the next They made the discovery Now they're planning a family reunion Band Head Jailed on Dope Charge LOS ANGELES Sept 27 Band Leader Clifford Ccepee Johnson and three companions were arrested today on charges of illegally possessing three uana clgarets Narcotics officers said that someone in the car which the our arrested persons were riding n central Los Angeles threw a package of smokes out of a Jow just before the arrests All denied having them Booked with Johnson were fames 35 wife 25 and Mrs Dorothy Boyard San Francisco LONG VOL 239 LONG BEACH 12 CALIF SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 27 1947 PRICE FIVE CENTS HOME EDITION Four Editions THIRTY SHIPS RUSH TO BEAT PORT TIE Bell Men Leaving oh Hunting Trip Victims of Fatality WALK Sept 27 nen were killed instantly a a mi today as their lace 9 open-pit lane crashed near Rosecran Ave at the San Gabriel River five minute fter taking off from Delper rield The dead are Arlie Eugene 28 pilot of Rd Bell part owner of thi ilane and Arvin T agi unknown also of Bell Investigating deputies f rpm the sheriff's office said tha from the plane of the rash pushed i The two men took off from Airport despite warnings gainst takeoff because of eavy fog After circling the Nor area several times the plane ell a mile east of the ah Gabriel Equipped and camp ng gear the men were leaving n a hunting trip The crash being d by Capt Griggers of tie sheriff's aero detail in- con unction with the C A A author The bodies were taken to the Arnold Mortuary in Artesia Football Official's n juries Are Fatal AURORA 111 Sept 27 pha J Pohl high school official died today of in- uries received when he collided tilth a football in a game t Geneva Sept 19 v Pohl was standout sprinter in is freshman year at the ty of Illinois in f Homes Predicted FRANCISCO Sept 27 Increased prices of steel and eel products will result in a 200 hike in price of a new a spokesman for ie Associated Homebuilders of an Francisco predicted today Association Spokesman Carl eliert announced the bad news or prospective homeowner the home f 950 to 1000 square feet now Jling for to would e first to feel the impact of the aise Yugoslavia Three U.S Soldiers BELGRADE Yugoslavia Sept 27 Three U S soldiers ar- rested at the Trieste frontier Monday were released officials said today The U S embassy has ed a note to the Yugoslav For- eign Ministry requesting tion on the incident The foreign office announced yesterday that an oral apology had been tendered the American ambassador Cavendish following a conference non yesterday with Assistant Foreign Minister Vladimir The three men are 1st Van Atten East Orange N J Ptc Earl G Hendrick Jr Arlington Va and Pfc Glen A Meyer Edgeley N D Cannon by Can FATAL TO TWO BELL the wreckage of the airplane in which two Bell men loit lives this morning five minutes after taking off in the fog on a hunting The men who lost their lives were Arlie Eugene 28 and Arvin T Photo I More From U.S ATHENS Sept 27 UP In med sources said Premier Themistokles would the S Aid Mission today 01 an to In forces to combat would be added to he already granted Greek military aid an relief informants said was expected to make t a conference with P of S Aid Kep Taber i chair men House Here to study the aid official or increase the had plenty of foops the ul added army must get a In United he told i news conference cop can bandits while here can't catch one bandit with ix cops If we are going to Taber issued a prepared ment favor every effort on the t of the United States that is Government Spurns Grain Traders Offer WASHINGTON Sept 27 A P Sen Flanders said today that gram markets should be permitted to try their own system to curb speculations Chairman of the House agricultural com said meantime that Congress will investigate ment grain buying if the commodity exchanges which pro posed the inquiry provide the facts to warrant it Flanders chairman of a Congressional subcommittee in- high food and cloth ing prices in the eastern section of the nation told a news con- ference that grain leaders had offered to increase margin re- or down payments on any future trading from this point on at a rate of 50 per cent on any increase also speaking to ers said a gation of government grain ing for the big exchanges assert is re sponsible for skyrocketing prices If the commodity exchanges will submit tion it Flanders told news ence he had conferred early day with J dent of the Chicago Board of Trade and other grain chants a statement last night The answer to lower grain prices is to stop ex- porting grain McClintock said that the ex- Ship Taken One il eing made off the drive changes are not offering that as f the Russian Communists toja solution and are only interested Greece Greece to assure further oh the part of the States must convince us Greece her utmost to elp herself Taber said that in Turkey in the over-all aid wharves and warehouses are filled with sup lit s which are not being dis- quickly enough and a milar situation had been en- i va's Mightiest Volcano Erupts E ATA VIA Java Sept 27 t Gedeh Java's mightiest erupted a roar aj Dutch official said molten ayn was pouring down the sides of the aho and eyewitnesses in oir said the blast sent a pillar f towering two miles in ie air C which had been mant since 1909 is situated in a populated truck farming about 45 miles southeast f Batavia near Buitenzorg A Juich spokesman said there was o immediate danger to the since the eruption had been and citizens warned to the vicinity several days in bringing out the true facts Speaking for the Chicago neapolis and Kansas City marts he proposed a Congressional in- declaring it would prove speculation on the tures markets has not been the advancing grain prices blast was Issued last night after a conference with Agriculture Department officials who asked the exchanges to ble margin requirements on tures buying Such an increase would raise on the per cent of the value of the grain On wheat the margin would go from 45 to 90 cents a bushel Secretary Agriculture son agreed that government ing for foreign shortage areas has affected prices but told re- It was a question getting grain for hungry people abroad We would be happy to have Congress investigate he added All grains scored substantial gains on the Chicago Board of Trade today in the wake the temporary stalemate between Secretary Anderson of the nation's grain exchanges Wheat closed 394 to cents higher with December at to corn was to writs higher with December to and oats were 214 to cents higher with December to JERUSALEM Sept 27 MB One Jew was killed and nine others were injured today when British sailors boarded a r ship trying to crack the Palestine coastal blockade with mately 450 persons aboard The Jew slain was shot by a British sailor who had been rounded by a party of Jews brandishing a govern ment spokesman said Two er Jews were wounded by fire and a British sailor suffered a broken finger Officials said resistance was a 20 minute Tha ship named was intercepted about dawn oft the coast She was the first to try to run the coastal blockade since the interception in July of the Exodus 1947 whose 4300 passengers were ultimately re- turned to Germany Plans were being made in Haifa for shipping the Jews aboard the Despite to detention camps on Cyprus The ship was a converted LCT landing craft Jewish sources said possibly she was one of those recently reported to have left Italy Because she was a landing craft type it was be- the crew sought to beach her on Palestine shores British officials said the ship was being towed into Haifa un- der destroyer escort Two de- ships the Empire ter and Empire Rest already were in the harbor waiting to tranship the refugees to Cyprus where some other Jews have been detained Daylight Saving Time Ends Tomorrow NEW YORK Sept 27 UP lions of Americans who lost an hour of sleep last April 27 will oven the score for another year when they push their clocks buck one hour tomorrow to mark the end of daylight saving time Daylight time will end in most communities where it has been observed at 2 a m tomorrow Employers Set Oct 1 Deadline for Stoppage Action Taken to Test Rights Under Terms of Act With the threat of a com- plete shutdown of Long Beach and Lou harbors at midnight Tuesday hovering over them shipping day were rushing plans to move most of the 35 ships now in port before that time are to sail all but five of the 35 ships before the deadline The Waterfront Employers Association announced today that It will close the harbors to all shipping at midnight Tuesday because of a fight over the right of foremen to Join unions under Act The shutdown will affect ment oC all cargo except tankers as the latter generally are owned by the oil companies and do not come under the front group's order DECREE ISSUED Order lor the shutdown came yesterday from W R Marlowe ocal manager of the W E A is result of a dispute between he C I O inion and the Luckenbach ship Co and Outer Harbor Dock and Wharf Co only last week announced its withdrawal from ill west coast operations as a result of the strike The union struck after the firms refused to recognize It as agent for longshore foremen known In waterfront as walking bosses The harbor's 12 longshore and companies orcc the shutdown order It was midnight Tuesday they vill slop calling for any more or unloading crews from he I L W U which has contract to perform uch work at the harbor DISPUTE OVER FOREMEN The W E A announcement the shutdown as a test of the law It cited the dispute iver walking bosses The employers merely assert hat their right to reject the demand was conferred Congress in the Management Relations aid The National Labor ions Board has upheld the em- position The I L W U however con- ended that a decision of the handed down before the taw took effect ave it the right to represent talking bosses The Los Angeles C I O il called the action a lockout f the port The council regards this as ne of the first real significant ests of the Philip M Connelly secretary of ie council said L B Thomas president of I L W U Local 13 said 200 foremen nd 2700 longshoremen would be He said they have been a week income Flies Medicine o Cholera Area NEW Sept 27 A ravy transport plane left Floyd Bennett Field today for Cairo Ath 8000 pounds of medical in what Navy spokesmen aid was the first of a series of mercy flights to aid in combating cholera epidemic in the an capital lub Fliers Cross Range BANGKOK 27 B Evans of Washington nd George W Truman Los landed here today after perilous flight from urma during which their light jort planes were buffeted by orms over the mountainous border
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