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Middlesboro Daily News (Newspaper) - August 26, 1957, Middlesboro, Kentucky July Distribution Daily Paid Area VOL 47 NO t Low tow M MIDDLESBORO KENTUCKY MONDAY AUGUST 26 1957 PRICE FIVE CENTS Johnson Ike Talk On Plans Civil Rights Foreign Aid Bills Said To Be Center Of Discussion WASHINGTON UP President Eisenhower in- Senate Democratic Leader Lyndon B Johnson to a White House breakfast today to push the ad- legislative program as Congress sped toward adjournment Detectives Probe Death Of Gambler Presidential Press Secretary James C Hagerty said er and Johnson at the breakfast meeting would discuss Mie legislative situation Eisenhower lias said lie is greatly ed more of his program has not on new compromise civil Japs Say Girard Fired At Others a STORM HITS gar Creek near downtown Jacksonville Fla poured over its banks as tlie result of the heavy fains that came during a high lide and northeast wind Tne storm flooded two creeks knocked out and electric and helped bring on a false alarm at a Jacksonville bank Cars arc shown coming down Main Street hubcap deep in water after the heavy rain man who admitted ly with the West Virginia figure cn C Uvo bills Kerns up adjournment I the Congress session Morris 25 of lit Vernon w Demos in Major Fight Sen McCarthy's Seat WASHINGTON UP Democrats are hopeful hut the 1333 elections A Kohler day said tlie lion would continue lodny said both tad ted being with Miller in room he operated reputedly in conjunction with a establishment in Wheeling Miller's body clothed only in shorts and socks was found crammed into the trunk of his car last Thursday Tlie was parked in suburban dis- for Committee planned to call a An autopsy closed he had been dead sin's special Senate election nize that they are underdogs in day gives national political normally Republican Wisconsin ties their first chance to csl Although the stale GOP wind since the tends to conservative Eisenhower landslide 10 months the Republican nominee is an ago Republican former Gov Tlie prize is the vacant Senate Walter J Tlie Democratic seat ol the late Sen Joseph R candidate is William T i 1 I McCarthy the controversial figure from the liberal wing of his party cut it fol almost u a nominee fov Tlie Republicans expect to win governor who once lost lo Kohler 18 but seem a liltle nervous Tlie bv a margin of votes Whatever the result the hunters in both parties will go to with slide rules In sin last year Sen Alexander ley another Eisenhower can with per cent of a total vote lory would put the GOP in Most informed Senate sources forecast the committee would re- store 300 to not the Or House full authorized by Congress earlier this month At the same time GOP forces prepared lo make fast work ol he civil hill With ils compromise jury trial Members of House Rules lion to take control if a cratic senator die in a state with a Republican governor who could fill the vacancy appointment Republicans have the ing vole ot Vice President Richard M Nixon to organize the Senate should their membership rise to r ing over head of D- the County detectives questioned Mrs Harrington nt her home In Ohio last Saturday and a up order was sent out for Rnt there was hint of a sell Both turned up al detective headquarters House floor for passage Tuesday Southern senators planned to at- tack it when it reaches the Sunday would not disclose the direction of the inquiry other than that Russell and Mrs rington had been with Miller prior his disappearance from II nan mu county t filibuster which appeared to impe be apede its greased passage through both houses The while awaiting the civil rights drove for a final vole on a aimed at protecting the sanctity ot he FBI files The is directed at the Su- Court ruling earlier this ints in i in 1.111 was going on rases the right lo examine FBI reports government a Ship Trapped In Icefield ing his family hE a short vacation against Aug 16 with Miller and that he drove her to the airport the next day and bought her nn plane ticket for Columbus j cr did not disclose when sell said he last saw Miller They both admitted to being friendly wilh the live chief said nut they both say they were surprised to hear of his death They said he first they heard death was leading it in the papers Miller an associate of ing gambler nnd former race track owner William Big Lias was reported to have gone lo Ohio Aug lo collect n gambling for n syndicate on a commission basis He was not reported seen again until found Two Charged By Deputy COPENHAGEN Denmark m -A driving Arctic snowstorm today shrouded the fate of a liny vessel willi 18 persons abroad trapped in on icefield oft Greenland The storm forced a U.S Air Force and tivo American helicopters to abandon efforts to reach I h e wooden Sunday night A Danish naval spokesman the body was e r c said he U.S and Thule Greenland were asked to sist in rescue operations The chartered by Norwegian Institute flashed an appeal for help re- port ing it was in serious trouble The ship was trapped in the ire off Foster's Bay in eastern Greenland while ing from the Polar Institute sta tion on the coast of The ship skippered by veteran polar explorer John Biaever was believed to ba Police Stage Big Roundup RICHMOND force of 65 slate police troopers slate Alcoholic Beverage Control agents and federal agents up up IS persons in weekend liquor raids in three counties The 1 men and one woman arrested in Madison Estill and Lee counties all were charged with illegal sale or of possession of whiskey either taxed or un- Warrants also were sued for seven persons still at large The raid one of the largest In many years in the state was carried out simultaneously over the area Federal agents said contra- band liquor seized included quantities of beer and liquor and moonshine whiskey Raiding officers also ed several guns The raids were based on dence by slate police and ABC agents The 14 sons arrested in and counties were arraigned before the U.S Commissioner at Winchester and those picked up in Counly were ed at Beattyville E M Station of the federal alcohol and tobacco lax unit Deputy Sheriff Howard Johnson is holding the drivers license of a County school bus driver who was arrested Sunday on a less driving charge The man identified as Edward Joseph Jones Route 1 was stopped near Cumberland carrying five Norwegian by Johnson Johnson to ils Jones to follow him to City I Hall but the man turned off the way and failed to appear for trial Harry Hembree paid fine on a charge drunkenness ami disorderly conduct after being ar- rested Saturday on 19th street Hembree was charged with ing an approach to a woman In response to the appeal Danish naval headquarters a U.S Air Force and two helicopters flew to area whore A here said the raids were made together because federal search warrants required expire within 10 days after their issue Those arrested ney Ace Barnes William Kike Herbert Collins Carrie Collins Robert Morris Robert Tipton 11 filbert Chancy and Richard Tinton Lee County Earl Johnson Herbert B o m a n Murray Shearfield and Baldy Moore Madison tin Harold Webb Barney Webb Otis Webb and Wilburn Wynn Kike charged with resisting officers and possessing arms was held at Clark County jail in default of bond Bond for The was set at each pending the next term of Federal Court while President Eisenhower was also sweeping the state Forecasts reaching the parly managers here estimate a much smaller vote Tuesday in the neighborhood ot Even that would be higher than was expected a few weeks ago One source of Republican worry is the candidacy of Howard H Boyle Jr a tive Republican who figures to subtract from Kohler's vote GOP leaders are conceding him about 20.000 votes Republicans are also nervous about the farm vote in the western part of state which Democrats too In that area four years ago the Democrats broke the Republican hold on the Congressional seat and elected Rep Lester R Johnson who lias twice been Democrats also will be ing whether is any political payoff in their efforts to develop an issue from inflation and the rising cost of living They have 11 Charged On Violations Eleven Middlesboro were summonsed last weekend into Police Court on charges ol failure to pay parking fines Summoned were Charles W Bass Helen Smilh Joe Barton Clay Jones James Malone P B Weller Sam Hulick Crit Smilh Robert Jackson 0 1 e n Turner Marion Evans Gray Elmer Mason Elsie Jean Watson Johnnie Asher J R lovine and Bobbie Evans summons was filed away Ray Browning 28 o forfeited a cash bond when he failed to appear this morning in Police Court to an- swer to charges of operating a motor vehicle without an tor's license and drunken ing Browning was arrested by city police Saturday at p.m Johnnie Taylor 32 of Leslie Co forfeited a 514.25 bond when doubts however that the issue he didn't appear in Police Court was exploited in Wisconsin to the Taylor was arrested on a charge extent that il will lie tried in of operating a motor vehicle Syria's President Returns BY UNITED PRESS Syrian President el wally was back in Damascus today presumably to pick up the reins of government a n d spike reports Communist forces had gained control in Syria back to cus Sunday from Cairo where he conferred for some two hours i t h President Nasser of The Syrian President's sudden departure for medical treatment in Egypt last week had touched off reports o f a political crisis stemming from the appointment of n pro-Soviet officer as army chief o staff Western concern at the Syrian developments was manifested by the hurry-up trip of a lop U.S diplomatic troubleshooter to Turkey to discuss with Western lenders in the Middle East possible measures to er the threat of Soviet tion of Syria U S Deputy Undersecretary of Stale Loy Henderson was dispatched from Washington Friday to to discuss the situation in Syria where pro Communist forces ed to have gained control Since arriving in the Turkish capital Saturday lias conferred with Turkish Premier Adnan Menderes and President Celal Bayar and King Feisal of Iraq came to earlier in the week for tions Reds Decline US Newsmen Visit Bid some stales in elections The Tuesday can have much on Senate where there are now Democrats 46 Republicans and one vacancy A Proxmire victory would vide some insurance against the Democrats losing control before Hubcap Stolen Hoe reported to ship reported Police tint a hubcap driving snowstorm car was sto had reduced visibility to Sunday morning in front of he zero however and the First Baptist Church can rescue planes were forced I described the huh cap as lo relum to heir bases a cnp Nine Killed On Highways By UNITED Slale police said today at least nine persons were killed in traffic accidents on state highways over the weekend The new death sent toll to 507 compared with 474 Jan 1 through Aug 25 Five of the victims were killed Sunday as good weather without an operator's license He was arrested by city police Saturday at p.m Dewey Price 55 o boro was sent to city jail evening when he was ar- rested on a charge of public drunkenness He will be tried at S Tuesday James Browning 37 of Mid- was fined in Police Court this morning when he pleaded guilty to charges of public drunkenness and sion of moonshine He was ar- rested by city police Saturday at p.m Herbert Henderson failed lo appear morning in Police Court lo answer to a charge of drunkenness He was re- leased rity jail following his arrest Saturday afternoon when he posted a bond Robert Scale o f Harrogate Tenn forfeited a cash of mm were killed Hie in men mic i Criltenden their car collided with another hide and smashed inlo a bridge i abutment on US CO of public drunkenness Jf when hn ne bond of was ordered to appear in Police Big Raid At Pineville PINEVILLE Officers Satur day made one of the biggest a number of years they picked up 11 hauls in here when cases of beer and 277 half pints of whiskey at the residence o Grant Brown Jr Chief Deputy Sheriff Elmer Fu son said he and Troopers Rose and Hale found the illegal bever ages al the Brown home and In A truck parked at the house Brown was arrested and charg cxl with possession of alcoholic beverages for the purpose of sale Also arrested was Lee Bradley with selling alcoholic bev Seized in raid was the truck which was loaded with 136 cases of beer Hearing for both men has been set for 7 in Count Court Officers also arrested Jess Dix on during the weekend in tion wilh of Ih home of Pierce Webb deputy sheriff last month Killed in the weekend's w e i e i Mrs K Mrs Evelyn Allen Torre Woman to Celebrate Birthday This Coming Sunday 10 INS The Rev P pastor of the Baptist Church Icy will serve as an instructor on faculty of Clear Baptist School this year He will teach U.S biology literature and tion MANCHESTER Mrs Gillis Aunt Josie Sizemore who will be 111 years next Sunday plans lo make good promise she made last year o several thousand people Aunt Josie who mny well be t h e oldest living said at her birthday celebration last year The willing I'll be back again Manchester and Clay County residents are planning the gest birthday celebration ever this year at Ramsey Ball Park here for the former midwife and Union veteran's widow Prominent expected are Sen John Sherman Cooper former Gov Firm D Sampson Rep Eugene E Slier and Stale Commissioner Don gill In addition congratulatory for president in are expected from Her memories sound President Eisenhower history of everyday life Gov Harry Lee and Tennessee Gov Frank Clement A big birthday cake wilh 111 lighted candles will be to the aged woman at the Aunt Josie who says she is related to President Andrew Jackson estimates she delivered babies in Knox Clay Boll and Leslie counties as a wife She has eight children and has lost count ot Hie dren although relatives in excess of She likes to nnd is proud of fact her Gillis was one of County residents who for Abraham Lincoln Court Tuesday lo answer to a charge of improper registration He was by city police al 1 but was on bind Meyers n f ordered to Tuesday lo answer lo of a vehicle with out a city privilege licence and improper lion He this a seven-thirty Damon o f well was fined 5101.25 this morning in he was guilty to a charge of an like a amended charged o driving was arrested pioneer days by city police at I used lo living in a log m m n charge of drunken cabin she retells We cooked j when deer and other animals we a Taylor 41 of Train Kills 4 Workmen ATLANTA fin A speeding freight train crashed through tool car filled with workers at the Inman here today Four men were kill ed and a fifth badly injured Authorities said that seven workers of a Southern derrick crew were in the too car awaiting pickup by a train that was to take them to a wrecked car when the freight smashed inlo the car Two crewmen jumped to safe ty just collision bu other five were unable t get out of the small rail car The rolling freight train smash ed completely through the wood en car The were identified 3 IX C E Hicks Sr R M Morgan and P T ed in the mountains We nili together to gjt fire used grease for all of our cooking I was a worker in my er days and still work around well pleaded guilty to charge o f public drunkenness illegal possession of shine and was He arrested by city police American GI Enters Plea Of Not Guilty in Slaying MAEBASHI Japan UP The government charged today that Specialist William S Girard fired two or three times at other Japanese before he fired the shot that killed Mrs Naka Sakai and stated a passionate international controversy Tim prosecution read its ment on the opening day of dial At the end of day trial adjourned until Sept 6 ing opening moments Girard pleaded innocent lo manslaughter charges and his attorney made a motion to get the case out of Japanese courts The prosecution said hat on the same day Girard fired WASHINGTON hot of whether American nen should go lo Red China today vas back in the determined but hands of U.S State Department The controversy headed back to ts starting point when Radio ping served heated notice Sunday hat no American newsmen would allowed in Communist China unless Red Chinese newsmen were iven permission to report from he Stales The Peiping radio broadcast monitored in Tokyo quoted the Peiping People's Daily the cial mouthpiece of the Red Chinese regime which invariably voices the government's views The newspaper charged t h o United Slates with discourtesy in refusing reciprocal lo Chinese newsmen and said the Slate Department decision to low 24 U.S newsmen to go to China is completely able The Stale Department ately said it would stand firm The department's stand drew an immediate blast from Sen J liam Fulbright who in- a Senate resolution last Monday calling for removal of the ban against letting U.S newsmen visit Red China If our script is better than theirs why isn't it good policy not to let everyone about Fulbright said The broadcast accused the ed States o wanting to send the newsmen as and lo ate trouble State Department officials said they based their stand on the fact he United Slates docs not tain diplomatic relations with Red China The officials also scoffed at the charge that any of he newsmen could possibly bo spies They ed out the reporters all were to be chosen hy their own news and the department would have no in tion Stars Deny Lurid Tales HOLLYWOOD UP Defense attorney Arthur J Crowley today dared film celebrities to swear court that lurid stories about them in Confidential and er magazines were untrue challenge wax an out- growth of denials of alleged amour by such stars as Corinne Calvet reen O'Hara and John Carroll The attorney said he would prefer that the prosecution call the an- gered celebrities to stand be- cause it would put me in a sition to impeach their mony The sensational criminal libel trial of Confidential magazine en- tered its fourth week today Fred Meade operator with his wife of a Hollywood agency which the charged gathered juicy tidbits for Confidential took the witness stand fnr the third time The state hoped lo lure him inlo revealing additional details ol how Confidential allegedly at Mrs Sakai he also fired at tin a man identified as Isamu nnd at scrap scavengers named Koyama and suzo Kanae Chief Procurator prosecutor Yoshio Konawa announced he would call nine witnesses to fy including Girard's Aimy buddy Specialist Victor Nickel of ster Mich was wilh Girard at the time of the shooting Tlie prosecution charged that Giard lured Mrs Sakai toward him hy throwing out used and calling takusan ne woman plenty eh II charged he fired one shot at Hideharu who was wilh Mrs Sakai just missing his feet and then loaded his grenade launcher again It said Girard ran toward Mrs Sakai shouting get out and fired from a distance of about eight meters eight hitting her in the back Judge Juzo Kawachi adjourned the first day's session after the prosecution completed ils opening statement Girard's attorney Itsuro shi one of Japan's top criminal lawyers out of own out of Japanese courts on lawyers out of Japanese jurisdictional grounds Judge Kawachi reserved deci- sion It was the jurisdiction issue that sparked the controversy in the United States with congressmen and veterans groups criticizing the United States for turning rard over to Japan Tlie U.S Su- Court ruled the government had the right to take such action but the critics demanded that the status of forces agreements which gave the right be thrown out Girard 22 of Ottawa 111 was accused of shooting and killing Mrs Sakai mother of six children on a U.S Army firing range Jan while she was gathering shell castings to sell as scrap metel K convicted faces a possible sentence of from two to 15 years imprisonment Girard declared his innocence at opening o the trial when Judge Kawchi asked him if he had anything lo say Girard spoke in a voice almost inaudible to spectators in the first row I did not scalier shells or lure he said I did not intend to hurt anyone I was carrying out my duty defending the machine gun f fired over their heads lo scare them I have one thing to rard said It was an accident and I am sorry this occurred There was no commotion outside the courthouse but a ed Japanese champion or Girard passed out leaflets demanding a light sentence for the American soldier Cops Identify Whether Miss Calvet or dozens of other stars named as possible candidates for witness stand will be called remained n tery However French-born actress has been alerted by he Daniel ail of greater j defense lo appear in court on two la area hour notice CHICAGO UP Police experts have positively j ified a mutilated body in prostitutes bit actors and Michigan ns that of missing information Judith Mae The girl who disappeared I1 days ago had been shot in the head and her butchered corpse stuffed into oil drums Her torso ind logs were in drum floating in a Like Michigan last Thursday Her and arms were found floating in another oil container Saturday The identification from a taken from a picture in Judith Mac's home shattered the family's hopes that the girl might still be alive Deputy Chief of Detectives Howard Pierson informed the girl's father Ralph Andersen of lie identification Sunday night climaxing seven hours of staking research by Oscar Benke bureau of Authorities continued a search of Andersen's middle class West Side concentrating on workshops her son-in-law Joe ill this summer nnd unable lo a ane As for her advice i lili1 says In Ivd early rise in morning get plenty and relax uld corn cob Area Industrial Meet Scheduled Wednesday Members of the Middlesboro Chamber of Commerce will in a community and industrial planning workshop to be held Wednesday at Pine Mountain State Park The workshop is sponsored by the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce Area ment Council and R Marvin Howard is chairman of the local group planning to attend Howard stated fifteen local members have signed up to go added This number should be trebled There should be at least I to 50 Middlesboro people present He urged some of stations see what oil drums are located attend and community and planning tick Tlie meeting will open at 10 with Floyd Fairman Medial Judith Mae had two to and rind high SO In 85 night GO In Partly lomly nnd w a v m o r Tuesday showers likely afternoon High 85 lo 00 man of the development council presiding Three panel her torso was sions be held in How Communities Can found left a frnm tire I Competition From Other States led by Rufus Thomas of tlie 0 dnis between Company Recipe for Retail she disappeared Aug 16 by Lee Thomas of Thomas Inc How noes Industry Like Your led by Dill Carncal of the as Transmission Al noon the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce R Mitchell ivill address the group on subject of Tne I Magic Touch A Dutch luncheon will be served at p.m discovery of the Authorities speculated have been kidnaped n time hrin.LT by a and body dismembered
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