Twin Falls Times News, October 21, 1947

Twin Falls Times News

October 21, 1947

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Twin Falls Times News (Newspaper) - October 21, 1947, Twin Falls, Idaho LATE BULLETIN NEW 21 The United Nations assembly gave final approval late today to a United States proposal creating a Balkan border t v M I s TWIN FALLS A Regional Newspaper Serving Nine Irrigated Idaho Counties FINAL CITY EDITION 189 Official City County Newspaper TWIN OCTOBER 1947 Hunber of Audit Bureau of Associated Press and United Frets PRICE 6 CENTS Truman Summons Congress Leaders For Aid Conclave 21 Truman today summoned congressional leaders to the White House for a conference Thursday on Europes financial The White House said invitations are going out today for the meeting at EST Thursday for what presi dential Charles Ross described as a further discus sion of emergency foreign The group is the same as the one which met with Tru man In addition to the Republican and Democratic leaders in both it includes the chairmen and ranking minority members of the for eign affairs and appropria tions committees and Senator chairman of the GOP policy group in the sen Presumably the conference will canvass the outlook for emergency stopgap aid to Europe as well as the outlook for a European re covery plan based on Secretary of State Marshalls selfhelp and the possibility of a special ses sion of Ross would not elaborate beyond his brief assertion that emergency foreign aid would be the In vitations went to Senator president pro tempore of the senate and chairman of its foreign rela tions and Senator Con Texv ranking democrat on the senate foreign relations com mittee Chairman Eaton and Representative ranking minority of the house foreign affairs committee Speaker and Majority Leader of the house and former speaker now minority leader of the house Senate Major ity Leader and Sen ate Minority Leader Chairman of the senate appropriations com mitee and Chairman of the house appropriations Ross did not indicate what cabinet officers or other administration of ficials might Taylors Ride New Proposal Suggested for Ending Days 21 nations poultry men today renewed their request that President Tru mans food committee scrap poultry less They proposed in stead a new substitute program by which this industry would save bushels of grain for Eu rope by April The poultrymens offer was sent to Charles who last night turned down their first sub stitute proposal for ending chicken less and turkeyless days on grounds that it was not specific Luckman Still Open Luckman said he still was open to the question of eliminating such if the growers and feed manufacturers could show him their plan would save more grain than the present The poultrymen said their new program would Save bushels of grain by reducing the number of broilers to 75 per cent of the 1946 Save bushels of grain by trimming the nations egglaying flocks by Stripped Feed Planned Save bushels of grain by stripping feed conservation pro including elimination of bet ter grade wheat in Wheat is the principal food grain used for Council Plans New Ordinance To Ban Soliciting of Houses Chief item of business before the Twin Falls city council Monday night was discussion of a new ordinance which would prohibit soliciting of residential areas in the But before starting the discussion on the proposed council men cracked down on Doyle a taxi driver who was fined and costs last Tuesday when he pleaded guilty to driving a pri vate automobile while The council revoked his license as a taxi driver for one year before turning to the antisolicitlng ordi The commissioners indicated pass age in the near future of a socalled Green River ordinance which would make solicitation when not in vited a public The as offered by City Attorney would exempt persons representing city or county farmers sell ing Mayor Lauterbach ap proved the measure and asked Blandford to draw up a resolution for formal presentation next Mon day Councilmen also approved the signing of a deed by the mayor which turned over land from the city to the Twin Falls highway district for a public highway around the east ern portion of the After permission for the installa tion of machines in various es tablishments was the mayor suggested a check on all substitute machine licenses in the The matter was precipitated by Commissioner who rec commended permission for the in stallation of 25cent machines at 138 Second avenue and at 120 Main avenue In Nitschke recommend ed two substitute licenses for 120 Main avenue He that licenses on discarded machines be brought back to the city clerk or destroyed by Following discussion among the commissioners relative to the dis continued on Page Column 3 Triumphant CHARLES DE GAULLE reemerges into the political spotlipht of France with a re sounding victory for his new Rally of the French People par ty in most municipal elections in the striferidden NEA photo Vote Victory Of de Gaulle LOS 21 hos Democratic Glen is a little rusty on his riding but nevertheless he is going to start off next Sunday on a transconti nental horseback ride preaching the doctrine of brotherly Taylor plans to leave from Seal and head east through 1 on a southern route to the southeast He has no itinerary mapped but he will speak whenever and wherever the oppor tunity he said I know that as a young senator my views are not as newsworthy as those of the elder the former cowboy band leader said at a news I that almost without exception the elder statesmen are favoring a pol icy which I believe can lead only to atomic and biological war and ruin for our country and the whether we win or Ive spent most of my life on the stage and I realize that in order to attract attention to a voice which i opposes this view I must dramatize 1 the That is why I am going to cross the continent on If we want our foreign pol icy must be one that will make friends of the It hasnt done If we plan to fight the then our foreign policy should be designed to win the friendship of other nations in order that we may have allies to aid Our sacrosanct bipartisan for eign policy not only has failed to win us the friendship of the rest of the world but actually has won us the enmity of practically all the peoples on I do not believe the Russians are bent on world con quest and I do believe we can live at peace in the same world with communist URGES TJMT 21 Dwight Eisenhower advocated again today the adoption of univer sal military training war come shall not find us Freeze Forecast 21 first heavy frost for the season in southwestern and southcentral Idaho was forecast for tonight by the Boise weather Meteorologist Jones said the temperature would fall to around 30 degrees at Boise to marking the end of what he called extremely warm weather for this time of the Jones said in the lower and colder places the temperature would drop to the middle No commercial damage will re from the Jones said a or two of frost will not hurt potatoes still in the The cold weather came on the heels of a heavy wind and rain storm swept southern Idaho last bushels of grain week would saved for each birds sent to Reports Show Business Boom Staying 21 The nations business continued to boom during the com merce department reported Fall buying for cooler weather and school boosted sales in the soft goods lines which led the with everything prices were The wholesale com modity index was six per cent over the level of Personal income also was and reached an annual rate of during Aug This compares with the average for the first six months of Corporation returns also gave evidence that corporate profits of the first six months of this year will top the rate hit in the final quarter of last Corporate profits before taxes in the first half of this year will be from to the department while profits after taxes will be about Only the amount of foreign trade showed a downward The value of exports excluding materials and supplies distributed by the army fell in July and August by about onesixth below the peak reached in Charles iticommunlst of the French held a lead over all other groups today as the count of votes in Sundays municipal elections proceeded convinced that some thing would be changed as a result of the awaited a scheduled declaration from the general to morrow for a possible hint as to how he intends to exploit his With of an estimated votes counted thus the standing was votes or per cent RPFheaded 565 votes or per cent de Gaulles total per per per cent socialist headed of 1 per cent social ist total per Popular Republican movement per Other per The tally showed ab Frenchmen are sure that the re emergence of deGualle as one of the top political figures in France means some changes are going to be One change already was and many Frenchmen attributed it to de Gualles Parisians woke up to find their buses and sub ways running on schedule after having been strikebound for a Worst Winds in 22 Years Sweep Ferry GLENNS which one old time resident of Glenns Ferry declared were the strongest and longest in 22 late Monday resulted in the death of two horses by wrecking of a light plane and damage to several buildings Two valuable horses owned by Schrum were electro cuted when a power line blew striking the horses which were in a corral on the northern edge of One of the took numerous prizes in a show at Boise last An Aeronca plane owned by the Glenns Ferry Flying club was blown about 200 yards and turned over on its Frank club IVT did rot know the extent of JL layS 111 damages to the A cinderblock residence being con structed by Williams was lev eled by the force of the Blocks had been laid to the level of Reds Control Critic Asserts 21 Movie Critic John Charles Los told congress members today that Broadway is practically dominated by Moffitt followed Actor Adolphe Menjou to the witness chair in the investigation by the house commit tee on unAmerican activities of communist influences in Menjou had testified that Holly wood is one of the main centers of communist activity in America and said he had heard that John Howard film is head of the communists there but can not prove Asked Opinions Asked by Robert chief committee for his opin ion of the extent to which com munists influence the Mof fitt said The reading departments of publishing houses have been very heavily infiltrated by com Broadway is practically dominated by I is the only place where they have been strongly 44 Plays Red Fortyfour of 100 plays produced on Broadway between 1936 and the current Moffitt went have contained material to fur ther the communist line and others favored 32 Rupert Tot States 181st Polio Victim 21 polio cases reached 181 today with the hospltalization of a 32yearold Pay ette woman and a 4yearold Ru pert boy added to the 3yearold Melba girl reported last It was the first Rupert case since An 8yearold Burley boy was transferred from Lukes hos pital to the state Elks convales cent home for further BUYS HOSPITAL EQUIPMENT 21 state purchasing said today the state had purchased three truck loads of hospital equipment from the naval training station at Farragut for use in treatment of poliomyelitis He said the cost of the all new and was approxi mately It included operating and examining hospital beds and other STORM HEADS NORTH 21 A hurricane which sidtswiped Ber muda yesterday is the weather bureau to pass about 300 miles southeast ol Nova Scotia late Slot Tax Okayed On Coin Boards 21 attorney generals opinion held that coin operated punch board are taxable as slot the devices meet ing the definition of coin operated devices adopted by the state legis The opinion written by Robert assistant attorney said it is possibly a punch board within the meaning of chapter 239 session laws of 1947 fpunch board law and therefore liable for payment of the tax therein im The opinion concluded that we without that the applicability of the local license slot machine act to devices of this character may serve to re move the device from the taxing provisions of chapter 239 punch board Ad Agency Slates Parley for Spuds 21 Idaho advertising commission will meet in Boise 3 to plan its adver tising budget for the coming mar keting Dave commission said Stubblefield said the commission may discuss a suggestion that Idaho potatoes be packed in 10 pound bags to assure consumers they arc buying Idaho The Idaho potato crop this year will be about carloads less than the shipped last Stubblelield after naming also testified he believes Herbert head of the Conference of Studio is a With a wave of his he said he would question the loyalty of anyone publicly associating with He urged that congress outlaw the Communist party because it is not a political party it is a con spiracy to overthrow the govern ment by He also suggested that congress should require pro paganda pictures to be labeled as 1 of 30 Permits To Hunt Moose Goes to Woman 21 woman and one outofstate resident were among the 30 successful applicants for permits to hunt bull moose in Fremont county the state fish and game department an nounced The successful woman among the 328 applicants for the permits was Clara The out ofstate resident lucky in the draw was He will pay a license fee in addi tion to the paid by other permit Others winning in the draw were Rulon Oakley Louis Ketchum Harold Kimberly Henry Ru pert Buhl Roland Murtaugh Ruel Twin Falls Ted and The state game commission an nounced yesterday that it would continue the present beaver trap ping policy of retaining 25 per cent from the sale of pelts and returning 75 per cent of proceeds to the trap Sixtyone trappers were auth orized to operate this ExState Solon Dies SALT LAKE 21 Thomas Bernard of Glenns died in a Salt Lake City hospital yesterday after a short ONeill served four years in the Idaho He operated a drug store in Glenns Ferry until 1924 when he started Funeral services and burial will be held in the and the with no support at the were Building Collapses An old warehouse building owned by the Grange Supply collapsed with the roof sliding onto the Team track of the Union according to station The warehouse was 48 by 24 feet in Several trees were uprooted by the high one falling on the Ed Stole home on highway Only dam tree ed f from the toppled ley being knock Olenns Ferry village wind was the strong est and longest he could remember in the 22 years he had lived hi Glenns Worst part of the storm came between 8 and although the wind lasted all NO DAMAGE HERE No damage was reported in Twin Falls Tuesday as the result of gale force winds of 40 to 45 miles per which lashed the area Monday Both the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph company and the Idaho Power company said no heavy damage resulted and an employe of the power firm said only one line was out of order for a short time Monday The city street department was called to remove a large tree which blew down at 228 Ramagc partially blocking the Police Crack Down on Stop Sign Runners Cases in justice court Tuesday Indicated state patrolmen and sher iffs deputies are cracking down on auto drivers who roll through stop signals without halting their Three men who were cited for the offense were charged with reck less They were fined by Justice Ralph pleaded guilty to driving through the signal at Madrona street and high way and paid a fine of and Represented by Attorney McCormack changed the not guilty plea he entered Ellsworth Floyd paid and costs for going through a signal at Sixth avenue east and Blue while Lawrence Paxton paid and costs for the same offense committed two miles east of the Five points on the air port The three men were cited by state highway officers or sheriffs de Board to Debate New ISC Leader 21 of e state board of education execu tive committee fov Idaho State col ege at Pocatello will meet in Poca tello Board members indicated they would discuss and posblbly name an acting president for the institution to serve until a successor is named to John who resigned recently to become head of New Mexico A and M college at Las Executive committee members are Alton state superin tendent of public Enieiy Idaho and John Brazil Ends Formal Diplomatic Relation With Soviet Russia Irritated EURICO CASPAR DUTRA president of target of Soviet press attacks which re sulted In the severance of diplo matic relations between Brazil and Soviet Russia NBA plioto Flood Control May Be Cited For Dam Rift 21 Possible flood control benefits from the proposed Palisades dam in eastern Idaho may form the basis of a new proposal to Idaho water users facing loss of their Replying to a request by Senator for a report on the William assistant interior said conferences have been held between representatives of the corps of engi neers and regional reclamation director at He added that early in Newell expects to submit a recom mendation to the reclamation com missioner on the cost of allocations for the Palisades project to flood irrigation and to gether with the amount to be repaid by the In his made public at Dworshaks office Warne said Prom these Newell will evolve an approach to a compromise that will be presented to the water This compromise will necessarily be related to the price of water released from Pal isades the disposition of the storage space reserved in American falls reservoir for the development of new and what new land Is to be irrigated under the pro Warne said field surveys will be completed 1 on the land classification of the north side ex tension of the Minidoka project the proposed new development and promised that Newell will complete the feasibility report on this pro ject with all the dispatch He said unexpended funds to the credit of the Minidoka project are available for preconstruction work on the north side He added that preconstruction funds are available for the Palisades pro ject and construction will be initi ated as soon as the water dispute is Potato Harvest Is Progressing Fast 21 potato harvesting progressed rapidly dur ing the past week with most coun ies in the east reporting 80 to 90 per cent of the crop the department of agriculture said to Harvesting was not so far along in the south central counties and the labor supply was insufficient to push the sugar beet RIO DE 21 second largest country in the western announced today she had severed diplomatic relations with Soviet The announcement set diplomats to speculating that Brazil might eventually extend the break to countries in the Soviet sphere of They recalled Chiles recent break with The break with Russia formalized a situation already vir tually in Brazil resumed relations with Russia in but there have been no commercial or cultural Rios ambassador to Mario Pimentel has spent much of the time in Stockholm for reasons of Moscows Jacob left Brazil fol lowing the official outlawing of the Communist party here Driving For Ballot on Balkan Watch NEW 21 United Nations assembly drove to ward a final vote on the Greek case today with all signs pointing to an overwhelming victory for tine United States In its demand for a watchdog commission in the Bal Delegates held a special session last night to speed up the debate and officials predicted ballot ing would begin late this Only seven the Soviet Brit Greece and mained on the speakers The American resolution for a watchdog commission previously was approved 36 to 6 In the 57na tlon political committee and ob servers questioned whether a four pronged attack by the Soviet bloc yesterday would change any of the voters on the assembly The proposal needs a twothirds major ity of the 58 delegates present and voting to Andrei Russias chief keynoted the bitter Soviet opposition to the American plan with a 99mlnute speech yes He repeated the charges that the United States dnd Albania and Bulgaria were responsible for conditions in Greece and renewed Soviet demands that American and British military personnel be withdrawn from Greece In the closing American Herschel Johnson appealed for action that would convince Yugo Albania and Bulgaria that the international community does not intend to repeat the mistakes of the past and see their machinery for collective security VA Office at Burley Shuts Down 30 veterans administration office here will close 30 to bring VA strength and operations within current personnel and budget Norman representative in an nounced Service to veterans and their de pendents in that will be maintained through a weekly itinerant schedule from the Twin Falls Notice to close the Burley located in the Gem apartment build was received from Leon Idaho regional VA manager at Since the Burley office was opened in a total of veter ans or their dependents have sought advice or assistance in applying for federal veteran bene fits Applications for federal benefits were prepared for approxi mately and cor respondence regarding various bene fits for an additional veterans has been handled through that Representative Smith expressed regret that the office was but he indicated that most needs of veterans could be met through the itinerant service Falls at the Twin With closing of the Burley a total of 10 veterans administra tion exclusive of the regional office in will remain available in This will be the fifth VA office to close since June in to economize by offices and per following action consolidation of Caldwell Man to Face Sanity Hearing After Fiasco in Store 21 prominent Caldwell and Nampa furniture store will appear before Probate Judge called the federal bureau of in vestigation in The police chief said Brown holed up in his office behind Riordan soon on a charge of j mattresses and beds and armed two County attorney Earl Reed of his employes with shot re said Brown barricaded himself in his store claiming that Chicago gangsters were after Police Chief Ernest Mason Judge Riordan said the appear ance of Brown in court may be de layed for some time for medical examinations and clearance of the case through veterans administra tion Brown is a World war II Brown told Mason yesterday a fusing the employes permission to leave the store or police to A closed for Inventory sign was placed on the Caldwell police had ordered tear gas sent from but Brown was taken into custody by an FBI Harvey before the tear gas Apparently Brown knew Mason because when the FBI agent placed his gun in a drawer accompanied several months Brazil took offense at Russian press attacks on this country and on Eurico Caspar One of the Russian periodicals called Dutra an Incompetent soldier and a Break Imperative Vice Nereu Ramos had de clared the break was imperative for national In Moscow an ticipating the said talk of the severance of relations showed re actionaries here had lost all bal Some diplomats were inclined to interpret Brazils action as a turning point in Latin American relations with Russia and Foresee Repercussions They foresaw repercussions at the interAmerican conference in scheduled to discuss the United States proposal for stand ardization of arms in this hemis The foreign office statement said the embassy in Moscow had assumed charge of Brazils inter ests in the Soviet Crash Victim Estate Value Said James left an estate estimated at accord ing to papers filed in probate court Methven and his for mer wife plunged to their deaths in Snake river canyon last Friday while riding in an Petition for letters to administer the estate are sought by Perry eldest brother of the deceased Heirs of the estate are two daugh according to the They are Edith and both but who are now tem porarily residing in Boise and at tending school Search revealed that the deceased man left no the petitioner He pointed out as his brother was all his estate was his sole and separate Real property of the estate con sists of cultivated farm land in Twin Falls county which Is estimated at This figure in cludes 22 shares of capital stock In the Twin Palls canal Personal property including household farm equipment and livestock is estimated at To this is added the probable value of for annual rents and Probate Judge Hamilton set 10 31 for hearing of the Huge Jet Bomber On Initial Flight 21 worlds most powerful bomb the 44ton jetpowered Plying took to the air for the first time Northrops Chief Test Pilot Max Stanley lifted the armys experi mental the into the air at and headed for army air base on Its maiden The big jetbomber arrived at Muroc at successfully completing its first shot had been fired at him and he Kutz to the county Showers After a prediction of rain for the early part of this week prov ed to be somewhat the gent who forecasts weather came right back Tuesday with another prediction of Whats he said rising temperatures could be and this in the face of a predic tion of frost Tuesday The Boise and Spokane offices of the weather bureau apparently arent but heres the forecast as received via the Asso ciated Press from Spokane Fair weather first of period Wednesday through Sunday with showers or occasional rain indicated for Friday and Rising tempera tures first of period with temp eratures generally above normal remainder of ;