Fort Pierce News Tribune, September 30, 1954

Fort Pierce News Tribune

September 30, 1954

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Fort Pierce News-Tribune (Newspaper) - September 30, 1954, Fort Pierce, Florida NIWS-TRIaUfNI Scctim fort Rckat Beach Tonrtan Derelopfliaat. Bailraad Overpanes. Primary aad SecooUry FORT PIERCE NEWS-TRIBUNE "Published Daily in the Heart of the Famous Indian River Section" VOL. NO. 250 FORT PIERCE, FLORIDA THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER SO, 1954 Single Copy- lie LOCAL DATA M hovr period ending U in. WEDNESDAY Max. _.__________________ W 31in__________------------------ T2 Rain .00 Bar.___________________29-38 BEACH TEMPERATURES a.m. Today) Air 77, Ocean 82 Nixon Convinced GOP Leading In Nine Senate Races But Party Faces Uphill Battle to Retain Control of the House, Vice President Fig- ures; Campaign Waxes Hot in Kentucky By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Vice President Nixon says a look at 10 Senate races has convinced him Republicans hold the lead in 9 while facing an uphill battle to retain control of the House. Nixon told newsmen at Albany, N. Y., yesterday he thinks. GOP candidates are in the lead in contests for Sen- ate seats in Ohio, Illinois, Michigan, Massachusetts, Kansas. Nebraska and New Hampshire. Two seats are up in each of the latter two states. Nixon was not optimistic about Min- nesota. Judge Refuses Immediate End To Segregation Arms Control Plan Okayed By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS A move by a group of Ohio Ne- groes to bring about an immediate end to public school segregation has been blocked by the ruling of Jltf A UCCil a federal judge, while the governor sPeecnes of Delaware pondered ways to ease i ost And his appraisal did not include Kentucky, generally regarded as one of the key states in the battle for Senate controL Former Vice President Alben Barkley opens there tonight his formal campaign to try to unseat GOP Sen. John Sherman Cooper. Gov. Lawrence Wetherby and four former governors arranged to be on band to plug for Barkley at a big party rally in Shelbyville. Barkley, at 75, has outlined a cam- paign calling for two or more a dav. Put Forward By Adenauer Is Based On Compromise Air of Elation and Optimism Surrounds Con- ference Meeting Place and Hopes Soar That Full Agreement on Defense Plan is Near LONDON" German spokesman announced to- day the nine-power conference on freeing and rearming Germany has approved a compromise plan for establishing and controlling a European arms pool. The plan, put forward by Belgian Foreign Minister Paul-Henri Spaak, would divide responsibility for safe- guards on runaway German rearmament between a new seven-nation European alliance and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, Previously, France had insisted on the seven-nation authority exer- cising controls while West Ger- British and American out for NATO super- vision. The German spokesman told newsmen the Spaak compromise met with the approval of Chan- y i f y teW mtegration problems in gures ysra Srfer state between the North came Repub linos, with Nix- and South. Negro leaders said at Columbus, Ohio, today they planned to carry their fight to the UJS. Supreme Court if necessary. The immediate situation in Ohio centers at Hflls- boro. The National Assn. for the Advancement of Colored People is spearheading the fight. John L. Francis, president of the Ohio conference of the NAACP branches, said he was "'shocked" at U.S. Judge John H. Druffel's refusal to act now on a request to halt "enforced ia Billsboro schools. In turning down a plea for an injunction, the jurist said that any decision given at this time might be contrary to the pattern of inte- gration yet to be decided on by the Supreme Court. Druffel's stand was tcmed an of discretion" by an NAACP lawyer, who said he would file an appeal in the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati to- ion in Massachusetts GQp National and New Chairman Leonard W. Hall in Iowa and Sen. Everett Dirksen (HI) in Massa- chusetts. Nixon came in for renewed criti- cism from Chairman Stephen A_ Mitchell of the Democratic Nation- al Committee, who accused him of "playing a dishonest game of words to give a false A spokesman said Mitchell was standing behind his statement, al- though it was that The TANGLED WRECKAGE of the ill-feted, two-seater plane from which the two occupants walked away late Wednesday afternoon, is shown after it crashed in flames in a citrus grove west of Fort Pierce. Said by the pilot to have burst into flames while still air-borne, the ship plowed a furrow into the grove for an estimated 200 feet before coming to a halt. In the photo, Billy Reeves, left, and Glenn Boyd, center, look over the charred framework with Deputy Sheriff Fred Kendall, right (News-Tribune Staff Photo by Len McNulty) Two Local Persons Injured As Plane Crashes, Burns Two persons were injured in the of s. small plane into an day. A rezoning of residential lines which allowed only 11 Negro stu- dents to attend previously all-white classes brought about the NAACP drive. In Delaware, Gov. J. Caleb Boggs sought ways to bring peace to troubled areas in the southern part of that state. Schools are being boycotted at Milford and nearby communities by white fami- lies who object to the integration of 11 Negro students at the elemen- tary high school where stu- dents attend classes- Only 537 -white students is a registration of reported yes- terday for classes here and in four surrounding communities. Boggs today sifted recommenda- tions from his attorney general, state education officials and "many others" on what steps to take to reach a workable solution. A leader in the fight against in- Associated Press had misquoted j orange grove west of Fort Pierce Nixon in reporting the speech about 5 p.m. Wednesdav. Marion Tedder, 1011 "Mayflower Rd_, suffered second degree bums which touched off this particular .exchange with MitcbeU. The AP had quoted Nixon as say- ing in a. Sept IS speech at Huron. S. D., that the Eisenhower admin- istration has "kicked the Commu- nists out of government not hy th? hundreds, but by the thousands." A playback yesterday of a re- cording of the speech made by a Huron radio station showed that Nixon had said: "We're kicking the Communists and fellow trav- afaout the legs and Mrs. Willie Mae Sneed Rd. and about 450 feet from VanderBrand, 105 N. 19th St., was said to have suffered second degree burns about the legs, lac- erations and possible back injur- ies. Tedder was treated by a physic- iaa and Mrs. VanderBrand was admitted to the- local hospital. she was reported Thursday in fair condition. Meeting of tomato growers who plan to use the auction at the State Farmers Market here the hand to answer questions coa elers and security risks out of the J Sheriffs Deputies Fred Kendall government, not by the hundreds but by the thousands." It was on the basis of the AP ac- count that Mitchell on Sunday ac- cused Nixon of "an outright false- hood." Nixon said later Mitchell was "'shooting from the hip before he gets the facts." Mitchell's reply yesterday: Mr. Nixon conglomerates Communists, fellow travelers and security risks ia one group, he is playing a dishonest game of words to give a false impression. It is as though a police chief boasted about capturing 'thousands of murder- ers, kidnapers and parking viola- tors.' when his records show one suspected murderer, one suspected kidnaper and 2.000 parking viola- tors." Nixon, introduced at Albany by j retiring Gov. Thomas E. and Lannie Norvell, who investi- gated the crash, quoted Tedder as saying that the plane caught fire in the, air and that he crash-landed it in the orange grove. The grove is located about 300 feet west of Orange Ave. The small two-seater Cub belonging to Glade and Grove Supply Co.. knocked over four orange trees and severed power lines before coming to a stop and burning. The plane was described as a total loss; Tedder was reported to have pulled Mrs. VandenBrand from the burning plane. SANITARY DISTRICT TO BUY DREDGE TO FIGHT MOSQUITOES By this time next year mosqui-! toes and sandflies should be con- fronted by full-scale permanent eradication methods if present plans of the -St. Lucie County Sanitary District don't get snagged somewhere along the way. The district board, made up of members of the St. Lucie County Commission, already has set in a special permanent sandQies. State Board of Health experts would designate the areas to be filled and bow much filling should be done. The marshy areas on the islands and along the west shore of the Indian River are believed the biggest pest breeding areas. ceUor Konrad Adenauer and Pre- mier Pierre Mendes-France and was also acceptable to the other delegations. He described the Spaak memorandum put before th.o change is called for in Redstone project so far to j previous, wfli be earned out at M48 medium tanks was j Americans. with Chrysler Corp. -rhc informants Eden may awarded to actually is a renews! of au earlier jjave put this idea forward solely for M48s, the initial allot- hrin? nrossare on the French to I tu w of v.hich Chrysler completed quickly oa WEATHER FLORIDA: Partly cloudy, little through scattered showers tion of a Democratic House mminmnis o{ 15 words forj lems German sovereignty armament control. Declarations by Eden and Dulles jority. The IUE outlined long range plans for a possioie strike against General Electric sext SAN FRANCISCO CSV-A Colum- bia Pictures official shot himself to death in the Palace Hotel here yesterday while talking with his estranged wife in Hollywood via telephone, the coroner's office re- ported. He was Jack 47, trans- messages, and 50 words for day letters and night letters. Western Union said additional revenues were needed to pay for increasing operating costs. more than 22 million dollars. the gcrcrr.rnent-o'Aned, Chrysler-j yesterday concerning the retention1 Hand Grenade Kills Turkish Children IMZTT. Turkey Five school children were killed and three seriously injured yesterday when 2. In a move which will add to i operated tank factory at Newark, I of British and American troops on its organizationl numbers, although Del. the Continent apparently have gone p 'rtjv not to its total manpower, the Army announced a program to boost the number divisions des- ignated as combat outfits to 25 in the next two years. This will be done by giving to five of the present six training divisions desig- nations 6s combat divisions, equip- ping them with arms for Battle field fighting and organizing them along combat lines. Strike Level Low activity over Uie nation continued at a low level during August, the Labor De- partment's Bureau of Labor Statis- tics said today. The bureau said there were 550 strikes in August idling about a hand grensde they had found; But the manpower size of the 000 workers for 3.385.000 man days mostly afternoon showers MAR1NE FORECAST JACKSONVILLE through FLOR- .ST GULF: a long way to curbing French ob- jections based on fear of a resurgent Germany. Eden promised that British divi- sions would be maintained on the Continent indefinitely if an agree- ment was reached to rearm West Germany as NATO's 35th member. Dulles warned that if vliere was no agreement the United States might have to withdraw its forces from portaiion chief for the firm. as they played with it.-divisions apparently will remain, i of idleness. Europe, but he expressed hope the Low i conference would succeed. Partly cloudy weather with scat- tered moderate northeast to east winds through Friday. Weather summary for the tropi- cal Atlantic. Caribbean Sea and eastern Gulf of Mexico: Weather conditions are about normal over thc area with no signs of a tropi- cal disturbance. Friday South Bridge Tides High p m a.m. a.m 6'40 t) TI. Breakwater tides 2 hours earlier ;