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Long Beach Press-Telegram (Newspaper) - October 29, 1947, Long Beach, California Eighth in Red Probe Cited for Contempt SHARE IN Ronny Markea visits with Charles Johnstone 70 in shop near Union Center Wit after the two learned they will divide the milled by Mn Effie McNamara who died month caretaker for Mrs McNamara and Ronnie who lived ran errands for P Wirephoto Racial Kit in Civil Report to -y MAX HALL WASHINGTON Oct 29 A committee appointed by President Truman proposed today that racial segregation wiped out of Mr Truman's Committee Rights headed by dent Charles E Wilson of tKe General Electric 35 recommendations on subjects in the whole civil rights Democrats Seat McGrath Oct 29 The Democratic National tee today J ard McGrath ol Rhode national chairman amid party predictions that President roan and a Democratic Congress will be elected In 1948 Robert forced by 111 health to resign the top party post told the The record of the 80th control the party would alone be sufficient to assure the triumphant re-election of dent Truman and the election of a Democratic The committee delayed until late in the day a between Philadelphia and San Francisco as the site ol next summer's convention Party officials predicted at least a nominal fight between support ers of the two cities hut delphia they said has a definite edge election was his choice by President Truman having been previously announced Mrs Edward H Heller Demo national from said shortly be- fore the meeting that she had rounded up cash support to ol certified check for The City of ing bid with a promise of 000 more for entertainment President to Conference WASHINGTON Oct 29 UP President Truman decided today to forego his weekly news confer tomorrow so he could have more time for work on his mes sage to the Nov 17 special session of Congress on Inflation curbs and European nld Mr Truman also plans to at tend burial services tomorrow morning at Arlington Cemetery lor a number of soldiers whose bodies have been returned from abroad ROAD LANDING BLIND MAN ROBBED Htld Guilty of Stealing Cigars ELIZABETH N J Oct 29 A Newark yer today faced sentence for twice stealing cigars from the of n blind man Harry Newark wept yesterday when a jury of eight women nnd four men found him guilty He had testified that he forgot to pay for the cigars through a gross take Union County Judge Walter L released him in ball pending sentencing in two It urged the enactment of al nd fair employment practice ws three issues which have rn Congress with bitter Strug- es It recommended that nd the state legislatures outlaw arid v discrimination ased oh onal in places as alns busses hotels the rmed services and private It proposed by hich bine not to sell or t The committee sale iese measures and many others re needed to bring the nation to the American ay We need to guarantee the ime to every re ardless of who he is where he ves or what his racial religious r national origins the re ort said It declared the time Is or three moral and international The committee's of tne aspect the States Is not so nal triumph of the democratic is not so inevitable that we an ignore what the world thinks 13 EACH VOL NO 271 LONG BEACH 12 CALIF WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 29 1947 TELEPHONE HOME EDITION Four Editions Daily PRICE FIVE CENTS PLANE CARRYING OREGON Four More on Marshall Plan to Include Gifts to Europe State Dept Reveals Committee WASHINGTON Oct 29 Producer Adrian Scott and Director Edward Dmytryk became 8 today on the figures contempt by the House committed on can activities witnesses in the com- in Hollywood f our record Concerning segregation the Continued on Col off they re- fused to questions they are or have been Communists v calling committee against and producer John Howard Lawson Albert its lifter almost dismissed and cited for contempt The of the launched with a statement from Chairman Thomas J that it won't stop all in Holly but ran difficulties Before writer Sam as the first witness Thomas read a ment in he referred to powerful influences which he said have sought in every man- ner to divert this committee from its main course of Ornitz is one of 19 writers and workers represented by Robert W Kenny Los Angeles attorney Four of the 1C already have been cited for contempt for failing answer as to worked on It Can pen to Two Queens and The Man Who Snyder Puts Aid Before Cut In Taxes WASHINGTON Oct 2 Acting Secretary cf State Robert A Lovett tc day that the Marshall be presented to the of Nov include outright gifts for European countries this was the first oih disclosure that the right as well as the 16 participating the Marshall Plan time John c said Marshall plan be taken tare of before tax cut s t Highway Sign Gets in Way of SCHUYLKILL HAVEN Pa Oct 29 Vernon brought his down on a concrete highway here despite a heavy last night piano was damaged In striking a side safety sign Shafer an employe ol the Luscombe Aviation Company of on his way from Pottstown Pa to Williamsport i senger ill wood 35 when they ran into the storm Hi K HENNY CITES V Kenny called before com- yesterday declined to say whether had advised his clU cnts not to answer certain In- He said it would be ethical for him as an attorney to disclose what he and a client each other there can be no already cited John Howard Bessie and Albert Communists have been Communists for a long while and they will continue to be Communists serving riot the best Interests of the United on Page Col 2 loaned or given 3 that have hot bee i I But a idecisipn will b3 made the placed before the Disclosing speed-up foreign I that emergency -or program be ready for presentation Bi reau Plan soon The State Department b prepared with both for the Senate and Hous foreign relations and tions committees when they meet Nov 10 Unofficial estimates place th amount of emergency aid at to over period Boys Accused Old Man Oct boys bj sheriff have shooting an aget Cemetery caretaker captured in the storm-swept rugged Warner Mountains last night by a posse 14 and 15 years pj and residents of Eugene were held on Sheriff said boys admitted the attack on the caretaker Claude cey 72 arid a series of housr between and Mulkey wounded it n an Craft With Top Officials Group trip Unheard From Since Night FALLS On Oct 29 A plane carrying Cov Earl Shell ind two other top officials on a trip over terrain today aind available were put into the The plane failed to reach Coleman Lake field about an hour's flying of here after a takeoff last With the governor In the were Secretary of State Robert Senate President and Pilot Cliff OLD SCHOOL t who seeks the Republican nomination next year is seen at thn Wilton Hotel i with Emma Koenig of Long Beach who critic in af the University of Minnesota Today Miss Koenig met time was governor of s HOME SAVES DUKE FROM DEATH Couple Buy tb Place Dog Can Liye THIS Is a story about a home bought so a dog would have a place to live Mr and Lawrence A Gleason own Duke an Irish setter 9 years old now growing stiff in the joints and gray about J We had to leave the flat where we had lived for six years could not find where they would let us have a says Mrs Gleason J I was so desperate I took Duke down to the ern California Humane Society animal refuge to have him put to The man Lady you don't really want this dbg do and I said Of course I don't isn't anything I can do He Now you and Duke go on home and something will turn up So he cried and I he did Duke and I went home My husband walking the floor He said I was afraid you had out to have him killed and I couldn't stand it Let's buy a place I looked at 54 properties in three we chose home at 228 Corona Ave and we moved in We like It And Duke loves his new home School boy Faces Hearing Oct 20 A schoolboy will gc on trial In Hall County Court Nov -3 on a charge of an taxicab driver keep paying his fare The triar date was set day by Boyd Sloan after he grandi jury had The youth was taken from his ai High School Sept 24 and lodged in jail sbn a warrant charging murder STOLEN Mari Jailed Over of Watchdog BALTIMORE Oct 29 William Ashby 34 jail today charged with stealing Lynch's watch dog a Doberman er valued at Lynch said was on when Ashby carried off British Announce Tariff Agreement LONDON president Board today that has tariff with in- States oJt the new trade pacts ie will be published simultaneously In thei various countries in- about three weeks have particularly secure reductions In other countries in- the United States which would provide an immediate op- of increasing our dollar Wilson He declared the United States lad made concessions in return for reductions in British tariffs reduction or preferences said Britain had agreed to reductions only in for- we sicler in terms of the trade opened up to us Wilson denied that Britain had agreed to a down of all nces Wilson said I hope our ex- porters will they can to supply the markets ern states of United States After all states are the areas ln which during been a great increase In population and in Torn Body Found CLEARWATER Fla Oct 29 The seminude and mangled body Nancy Haynes old Petersburg was found on a lonely road today of a bakery truck found the body clad only in a torn dress and slip which were rolled up around her The cause of death immediately Two but no charges have been filed GREETS STASSEN L B Woman Recalls Speeches at University STILL eager to talk ami to express himself on controversial subjects Harold E Stassen the Minnesota boy who wants President today a Long Beach woman who was a college mate of his at University of Minnesota V Miss Emma Koenig Wilton to help greet the Navy captain arrived here tos Angeles v came to snld who bered when he and Miss Koenig were in a class at the university in 192.6 She observed critic Miss Koenig said that the visitor always enjoyed talking never evaded because they were about Stassen and iMIss in the class graduated the university in when they met in the speaking class Editor's Stassen Interview on page POLISH Leftists Purge pf Fleeing Peasant Chief r Leftists remodeled Stanislaw Mikola Peasant party today thus ending opposition to in Parliament This action came as that frontier had from illegally leaving country year but that had 1 newly f organized executive of Polish Peasant party stripped five of ol their right in law Banczyk Stanislaw and president of the party Wojcik was secretary filled Leftists then reorganized the -in Parliament f Czeslaw Wycech slated conie the chief spokesman Deputies The Premier said nothing to clarify made his way out of the country Previously there had in some Mikolajczyk might have been apprehended the border The opposition lied Poland in fear of his life had not been definitely located he dropped out of sight 10 days ago with a party of seven friends There have Deen unconfirmed that he already was in Britain or was on his way there via Sweden Comdr Hugh Tolley of the Klamath Air search and Rescue Unit ordered eight Into thi thia aa word of the VW received Mn National planes of the Squadron to the area Threa blanes were from Field r GROUND Police Supf H G all In the area to start a search and Acting Adj Gen Raymond F Olson Mid that he would tend National Guard troops if the mixing plane was not found shortly The group1 left Salem the ttate capital last evening and Mri Cornett said at her home here that original plant were to fly directly to the Coleman landing for duck and hunting on the Ranch eight miles north of the field Reports of bad weather however prompted the plane to land here she said After dinner at the Cornett home an Improved weather re- port waa received she snM and the men left for airport They took off at about 10 p m ADVISES AIRPORT Kill ridge notified by telephone the group was coming ed until after midnight then this morning telephoned to Mrs Cor- nett to whether there had been A change of plans She ad- vised the airport and the search was started Mrs Cornett said the pilot told her before taking off that there were a number of good landing places between here small town near the and she expressed belief that the plane had been forced down and was awaiting clearing weather PLANE WRECKAGE FOUND 3 BODIES SYLVA N C Oct 29 A cargo plane missing most two was found wrecked today In the Caney Creek region of son County 19 miles Of here Its three occupants were dead The discovery was made by Sheridan Phillips of the Caney Creek vicinity while he was The plane had been since leaving Charlotte early the night of Oct 16 or a hour flight to Gainesville Gav with a load of baby chicks The occupants have been aa Saul E of Otis the pilot Robert Peper of formerly ol mle Kan copilot and Dwight Coultor of leld a company executive ANXIETY Risis FOR LOST CUPPER KETCHIKAN Alaska Oct 29 Fears mounted for the fate of- 18 persons aboard a missing Pan-American Clipper today as rain wind forced ing planes to return to bases s
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