Harrisburg Daily Register, August 24, 1951

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August 24, 1951

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Harrisburg Daily Register (Newspaper) - August 24, 1951, Harrisburg, Illinois Register ClissHletfs Get Results. Ph. 224 (The Daily Register Viblished Continuously Since 1915THE DAILY REGISTER, HARRISBURG, ILL., FRIDAY, AUGUST 24, 1951 NEW SERIES, VOLUME :S7, NO. 4050 KILLED IN CRASH OF DC-6B MAINUNER gwayMay sk New Place For Truce Talks 3 Will Reply »0 Charges by Communist Leaders TOKYO, Saturday, Aug. 25.— <U.R)—Gen. Matthew B. Ridgway ay propose to the Communists that ceasefire talks be resumed at some place other than Kaesong to end the long series of disputes over alleged violations of neutral* it was reported today, urces in close touch with thé sltfmion here and at the United ations command advance base be-ow Kaesong in Korea said: 1—Ridgway, the Supreme UN [commander, probably will reply ithin 36 hours to the allegation fay Communist leaders Kim 11 Sung “ nd Peng Teh-huai that an Allied , lane bombed Kaesong in an at-tempt to “murder" Red truce delegates. Pw 2—Ridgway undoubtedly will re--t completely the Red aliega-on. He has already announced that no UN plane of any description flew over Kaesong at the time of the alleged bombing. 3—Ridgway may ease the path of the Communists by suggesting (himself that the incident be filed [and forgotten and that the armis-[lice talks be resumed. Alternative-]ly he may leave that to Kim. [Talks May Resume Monday f<4—It is virtually certain that iter all the shouting, the armis-Itice talks will be resumed. They [start Monday. It was suggested that Ridgway [may propose that the talks be held right on the border line between [the UN and Communist armies, [with each side policing its terri-prÿ. Ridgway received the latest Com* Ljnunist formal protest early yes-lM(rday afternoon. IxGen. Kim II Sung, North Korean premier and commander in chief, and Gen. Peng Teh Huai, commander of Chinese forces in Korea, charged that a UN plane bombed the Kaesong neutral zone Wednesday night in a "deliberate attempt to murder our (truce) delegation.” rne protest note broke off the cease-fire talks at Kaesong pending a “satisfactory reply,” but added: y “It is our hope that armistice [negotiations will proceed smoothly and that a just and reasonable agreement aecontable to both sides will be reached.” R. Small Norman L. iollow NEW MEMBERS OF DAILY REGISTER STAFF who will be meeting the public are John Richard Small and Norman L. Jollow. Small is the new national advertising manager and retail salesman. He is a native of Harrisburg. Jollow is on the editorial staff, handling news, features and pictures for the Register’s circulation area principally outside of Harrisburg. He is a native of Pawtucket, Rhode Island, and a recent graduate of the University of Missouri school of journal* ism. U. S. Officials Impatient At Communist Tactics in On-Again-Off-Again Talks New Division to Supervise State Soil Districts SPRINGFIELD, 111., Aug. 24.--(U.R)—The Illinois Agriculture department has announced the establishment of a Soil Conservation division. The division, set up under a law passed in the 67th General Assembly, will take over supervision of the state's soil conservation districts. Supervision of the districts was formerly handled by the State Soil Conservation Districts board, which becomes an advisory body under the new law. W. F. Purnell, an assistant professor In the agronomy department of the University of Illinois college of agriculture, has been appointed superintendent of the di-vision. Two fieldtnen will also work in the new office, Agriculture Director Roy E. Yung said. There are 95 soil conservation districts containing 31,000,000 acres in Illinois. The districts are owned by 217,000 farmers in 98 counties. UN Planes Hit IJrucks, Barges in Red Convoys 8TII ARMY HEADQUARTERS, Korea, Aug. 24— (U.R) —Powerful fleets of United Nations planes destroyed or damaged 137 Communist trucks, 28 barges, an underwater bridge and huge amounts of , ^WPPlies today in three savage at-* Jfcks on Communist reinforcement convoys. , A force of 116 planes, mostly jets, caught one convoy at a bottleneck ferry crossing on the Chongchon river in northwest Korea. Streaking in from every side, the planes left the entire area a mass of burning trucks, barges and supply dumps. Only a handful of Red trucks escaped. Thirty more trucks were destroyed or damaged in a second attack. and an unrtarivntar hridita J-ck* and an underwater bridge f across the ferry point was destroy-i ©d in addition to several barges, j in a third strike nearby, Shooting | Mar jets left, seven trucks aflame. , Some drivers in the convoys, trying desperately to escape, collided nead-on with other trucks. In heavy ground fighting, South Korean troops battled grimly to I [Rapture three hills from which I ■’they had been thrown by Commun- 5w8htC°Unter    the —1 . Vengeful South Korean infan->gymen jumped off at dawn against North Koreans who had driven jnem from newly-captured hills on l«e east-central and eastern fronts on*y a few hours earlier. Dies Near Vienna Y* L»nsey died at his home ^st of Vienna last night. WASHINGTON, Aug. 24—<U.R>— Top American officials were growing tired today of communist tactics in the on-again-off-again Korean truce talks. One senator demanded a surrender ultimatum be given the Reds. Informed sources said, however, that this government would continue trying to get an armistice so long as there was no question of the increasing impatience, reflected by officials and in congress. Sen. Harry P. Cain, R., Wash., demanded that “we send a surrender ultimatum to North Korean forces immediately ... or use every force at our command to defeat the enemy.” Cain, a member of the Armed Services "fcwnmittee, said the ultimatum should be simply: “Do you (communists) want to stop fighting? If you don’t, we'are going to whip you.” President Truman said yesterday that the latest Red allegations amounted to a “communist masquerade.” Experts long-schooled in communist maneuvers think that the enemy negotiators are merely using the truce talks to bolster their “propaganda and prestige” positions for further negotiations. The attidtude is that the communists will work up new charges from time to time in an effort to win their demands for a truce line one the 38th (prullel. There is no indication the allies will retreat to that line unless they are forced to by military measures. Mr. Truman’s statement on the truce talks was made at his news conference after he had studied Gen. Matthew B. Ridgway’s report on Red charges that a United Nations plane had bombed the neutral area at Kaesong.    . “There is, of course, no truth m the communist claim that a United Nations plane had bombed the Kaesong area,” Mr. Truman said. The President said the “flimsy nature of the so-called ‘evidence’ shown to the United Nations liai-scu officers makes it extremely doubtful that any bombing took place at all.” “We do not know the purpose of this new communist masquerade Expect Three New Districts to Combine With Raleigh School Three new school districts are expected to combine with the Raleigh school when classes begin Sept. 4, according to Cecil Fulkerson, new principal. The school districts expected to combine with Raleigh are Lone Oak, Rhine, and Muggin. Two new improvements have been made since the close of classes last year. The playground has been enlarged and a new garage for the school bus has been built. The walls have been painted and the floois and ceilings have been refinished in the school building. Faculty members returning this vear are Mrs. Edith Cain, first and second grades; Mrs. Mable Leonard, third and fourth grades; Roswell Cisne, fifth and sixth grades; and Cecil Fulkerson, seventh and eiehth grades and coach. The Raleigh P. T. A. is sponsor-the hot lunch program and in Kaesong,” Mr. Truman added. “The communist liaison officer last night made certain statements about calling off further meetings in the armistice negotiations, -it is not celar whether he was'referring to the meetings planned for today, to meetings for the next several days—whether it is- the communist intention to back out of the armistice negotiations altogether. “Until this k clarified, we cannot appraise ; the events of last night—except that they obviously were not calculated to move the negotiations forward toward an armistice.” mines Sahara washer works. u,™ab°dy 40, 43, 1st and 2nd dasher shifts work. Wasson idle. »me Bird everything idle. Stump-AUen idle. Rievley idle. I Carmac idle.    •. fcJ(V ...... t Mrs Elizabeth Rogers will be head cook, assisted by Mrs. Velma Farmer John Wesley will be building custodian and bus driver. Johnston City Miner is Killed Henry Inman, 53, Johnston City, was killed at 8 o’clock Thursday night at Old Ben mine No. 8 at West Frankfort.    , A native of England, Innman served with the British Army in World War I. He is survived by his wife and two children. At Eldorado On Water Rales The second hearing in the Eldorado water rate dispute was held in the Eldorado court house today, but no new action was taken. A third hearing will be held in Springfield, the site of the first hearing, Sept.-12. Both the city and the water company presented their cases to Harold L. Madsen, hearing officer for the Illinois Water commission Karl F. Karel, owner of the E1» dorado Water company, again claimed that the valuation of his company had increased and that a hike in water rates was necessary to halt depreciation. Karel Is claiming that his company is now worth over $700,000. The city, with Mayor John David Upchurch acting as spokesman, claimed that improvements made by the water company are not as great as the valuation increase would indicate. Upchurch presented the 1933 certified evaluation of the company at which time, the property was estimated at $160,000. Thè city does not believe the property has increased as much as $550,-000 since then. Between 40 and 50 persons from Eldorado attended the hearing in a protest to the increase but did not take the witness stand. Finance Commsisioner John Murphy said today that he had contacted W. W. Damron of Harrisburg to act as, the city’s attorney but said that Damron was asking $500 in advance to handle the case. The water users of the city have been asked to turn their donations over to either the city clerk or the city banks. At present, only $45-$50 has been contributed. The city has pledged $100 from the treasury. Monday night the council will meet to discuss action to be taken in regard to the dispute. Creai Springs Constable Fined MARION, 111., Aug. 24—«IE)—A constable was fined $100 yesterday for interfering with a deputy sheriff in the nerformance of his duty. Adron Smith, constable in the neighboring village of Creai Springs, was found guilty by a county court jury. Deputy Sheriff Charles Edwards said Smith began arguing with him when he went to Creai Springs with a warrant for the , arrest of two young girls in an assault case July 28. Smith told him the offense was a misdemeanor and was under the jurisdiction of the constable, Ed* wards testified. After a heated debite, Edwards arrested the girls and the constable. Mrs. Henry Kannady 85, Former Resident Of Eldorado, Dies Mrs. Mary Kahnady, 89, widow of Henry Kannady, and a former resident of Eldorado, died at Mt. Clemens, Mich., Thursday at 9 a, m. SJhe was the mother, of Mrs. Sam 7/.¿son and a sister of Mrs. W. E. Stinson, who are well known residents of Eldorado, and her body will be returned to Eldorado for burial. Mrs. Kahnady was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Murray and was born and reared in Saline county. Besides her daughter and her sister at Eldotado she leaves six childrens who reside in Michi* Sgan. The# are: Ewell Kannady, ford, Mich., Hugh Kannady, k* Oranv Mich., jLenn Kannady, and Carl Kannady, Pontlfe Mich. Mr#, D. A., Jooea. OsfStrd, •ntf m. C. m*!»»*. Oal^ Mich. Arriving via the New York " Central lines Saturday morning iier body will be taken to the Martin funeral, home, where it will remain and the funeral will be held Sunday at 2 p.. m. followed by burial at Murray cemetery. The Rev. John E. Lamb will conduct the memorial rite». Old Timers Paul Vargo Named Conservation Officer For Saline County SPRINGFIELD, III., Aug. 24.-Paul Vargo, Harrisburg, has been rJBPPointed conservation officer of . Saline county to aucceed Robert Hatfield, who resigned, State Conservation DI r e c t o r Leonard Schwartz announced today. '♦ergo will assume his new duties next week. He has just completed a course in conservation activities and law interpretation at the department's Lake Villa camp in Lake county.    « At Stonefort Former Residents Attend From All Ports of Country .There’s still n “warm spot in tne heart of every person who ever called Stonefort his home t®WlJ,' Ralph Hutchison said at the initial meeting of the Old Timers club at Stonefort last night. And to the more than 90 persons attending, it seemed more than true. Stonefort sons and daughters came from alt over the country, from Washington, I). C., to California and from Chicago to Texas to attend the banquet and organizational meeting, to swap yarns about days gone by, and to meet friends. V. E. Joyner, of Harrisburg, was elected chairman for next year’s meeting, U. B. Craig was named secretary, and Leo Bynum was elected registrar. Committees Named Two committees, for program and reception, were formed. Sybil Whitley, Mildred Barter and Anne Edmiston, comprise the program committee, and Bynum, Hal Webber, and Craig make up the reception committee. All those who attended last night's meeting were made charter members of the Pioneer club. The dinner, served buffet style, was prepared and served by the ladies auxiliary of the K. M. B. B. Legion post 400 and the dinner was held in the Legion hall. The coat of the banquet was paid for by* Hutchison, formerly the district attorney at Caruthersville, Mo. • Joyner acted as master of ceremonies and he later joined in with Mfft. Fred DeJarnett for a chorus «¿“When You and 1 Were Young.” flier played the piano for ity‘ singing.; After the dinner, each person waa invited to speak about the old days, a ad the old stories were brought out, dressed up, and related,'for everyone’s enjoyment. Present from Out of Town Among those present from out of town; Mr. and Mrs. Paul Weeks, Lynnw&d, Calif.; Mr. and Mrs. Chastern Craig, St. Louis; Ina Carter, Wilmington; Mr. and Mrs. John Carr, Zeigler; Dr. and Mrs. W. D. Cartwood, Chicago; Mr. and Mrs. Troy Hawkins, Mt. Vernon; Esbyf Gram Roberts, Dayton, O,; Mary Harris, Flora; Mr. and Mrs. R. W. Allen, Springfield; Webb Gram, Murphysboro; Mr. and Mrs. W. Adkins, East St. Louis; Jeanette Blackman Pilking-ton, Jacksonville; Anne Mulvey Edmiston, Memphis, Tenn,; Fern and Harl Oshel, Centralia; Mr. and Mrs. D. Silveria, Carbondale; Dr. J. E. Pulley, Chicago; Mr. and Mrs. Fred DeJarnett, Murphysboro; Mr. and Mrs. Roy Purcell, Johnston City; C. E. Anderson, Carbondale; (Continued on Pace Five1» Estimate 35MN to Attend Starting MonCay and continuing through Labor Day the little coal mining town of Du Quoin, HI., with its population of 7300, will be host to an estimated 350,000 persons from all parts of the United States. The occasion will be the 29th annual Du Quoin State Fair. From coast-to-coast, from border-to-border will come the throngs of peqple to witneas or participate In the star-studded eight-day programs Of this year's exposition which, it is reliably reported, represents slightly less than $300,000 in talent, (premiums and purses. , Great stars of the enteftainment world—of stage, screen, radio, television and recording fame—will share the spotlights on stage under the mammoth roof of the modern Sandistand on the Du Quoin State irgrounds. Grandstand Reviles In the nightly grandstand revues, starting at 8 p, m. from Monday through Sept. 2. “Her Nibs”. Miss Georgia Qi.bbs, who has attained stardom among the nation s leading recording artists, will share billing Virith Ish Kabib-ble, comedian Ben Blue, harmonica virtuoso Stan Fisher, the singing Ben'Yost White Guards, dancers Perry Franks and Janyce, the Asia Boys with their Oriental con« tortion and balance feats, the musical MarveRos, English jpantomim-ist Winftpy, tm Three Oienhs, the Hurricanes who have recently arrived from Paris with their authentic Montmartre adagio feature, trapeze performer Marie Louise and Charles, the 24-girl dancin Hal Sands Manhattan Rockets, an Loj^Breese and his orchestra. . On Libor Day night ai} entirely new stage show takes oyer in the grandstand. With Irish tenor Den- nis Day given top billing during his one-night southern Illinois appearance, the show's cast includes such luminaries as the Negro song-and*dance Will Mastin trio, featuring Sammy Davis, Jr., the Four Skating Ryles from Denmark, the Stuart Morgan Dancers, comic ban-joist Gene Sheldon, songstress Lynn Hoyt, the Phillip-Aires’ Glee club, Kieth Braden with his French horn, Saul Grauman and Co. and their musical staircase, Teddy Phillips and his orchestra, and a host of other comparable talent. Vive Days of Racing Nightly at 7:45 o’clock, Monday through. Friday« the elaborate outdoor horse show arena of the fairgrounds will be the scene of a national horse show, with entries representing the most celebrated show horse stables and owners oí the country. Each afternoon on the track in front of the grandstand events of equally stellar importance will be presented, starting at 1:30. . For five days, Monday through Friday, the nation’s fastest trotters and pacers, including winners and contenders in the recent Hamble-tonian, will be vieing for purses totaling $132,500. Such turf nobility is Mainliner, Sperm ib, Mighty Fine, Pronto Don, Scotch Rhythm, Star's Pride, Florican, Duke of Lullwater. Tar Heel, Sampson Hanover, Good Time, Direct Rhythm, Dudley Hanover, and others will be in action on the mile oval during the 1951 Grand Circuit harness race meet at the Du Quoin State Fair. Tuesday is Children's Day at the, fair, with youngsters under I? admitted free at the gate and (Continued on Page Two) Ask $2500 in Damage Complaint A complaint has been filed in the office of Circuit Clerk Jimmy Burroughs by Eva Gebauer and Laura Moore, conservator for Della A. Gebauer, against Charles and Thomas Hancock. Damages of $2500 have been sought for injuries sustained Nov. 14, 1949, when the car driven by Della Gebauer was struck by a truck operated by Thomas Hancock at the intersection of East Raymond and South Main streets. The complaint charges Hancock with negligence and carelessness, stating that the plaintiff received cuts and bruises about the face and body. '    * J'* V¡* ... iff* ' - * “** • f* , / . MEMORIAL TO WAR DEAD AT STONEFORT, recently erected by the Stonefort American Legion post No. 400 on ground adjacent to the Legion home and bought by the Legion for the memorial. The monument, approximately seven feet high and 10 feet wide, is made of stone, with concrete steps leading up to it. It is surrounded by a low stone wall and a number ot trees. The memorial, dedicated in honor ot those of Stonefort who have made the supreme sacrifice for our country, lists the names as follows: World War !: Michael Richardson, Army World War 11: Clifford Lee Knowles, Marines; Leonard L. Mitchell, Army; Quentin Bynum, Army; Cecil Windel Buckner, Navy. ^    (Register Staff Photo) W. M. Motsinger, Carrier Mills, Has Not Hissed Any of Stonetort Reunions * W. M. Motsinger, Carrier Mills resident who will be 71 years old his next birthday, was back at the annual Stonefort reunion this I week. Lots of people are back for the reunion but Mr. Motsinger is unique in that he hasn’t missed a single reunion since it was started 53 years ago by Civil War veterans. If you’re out to the reunion grounds, which are just this side of Stonefort on Route 45, you might run across Mr. Motsinger. He'll be a special police officer and probably will be helping with the traffic within the grounds. Mr. Motsinger resides at 113 West Washington street in Carrier .MUls with, his wife, Cora. H& said his wife goes to the reunions," tdo, but hasn’t been to all of them. Operated Ride “I was a lad 19 years old when I went to my first reunion," Mr. Motsinger related. “I lived in South America community then. 1 liked the reunion and just kept going back." He had himself a money-making job the first five years, he stated. He bought himself a horse swing, which was like a merry-go-round only it was pulled around by a mule, and operated it those five years. He also made all the big picnics with his ride, taking it to Simpson, Glendale, Dykersberg, Dallasania and other places. He moved to Stonefort as a young man and for years ran a dray from the depot to the grounds, moving in the carnival equipment. He also delivered ice cream, soda pop and lunch goods to the reunion. Early Reunions “The hard road ruined me, though,” he declared, stating everything went straight to the grounds by truck or automobile now. Mr. Motsinger reminisced that when the reunion first started, “the old soldiers would bring their tents and piles of wood, staying on the grounds with their families during the entire time and having big campfires at night.” Frank Johnson, still living at Stonefort, had a band that played at all the early reunions, he said, adding “and Frank had a pretty good band, too.” Most spectacular event he ever saw at the reunion was tragic. He said many years ago, too long to remember just exactly when it was, a balloon ascension was scheduled. It began all right but something went wrong and the man in the balloon fell to the earth. Kept No Record “I plainly remember seeing the poor fellow fall into the limbs of a tree near the ball diamond, then fall on down to the ground,” he stated. He also remembered seeing a carnival employe electrocuted by a live wire while working around the fcrris wheel. "If I had known I was going to attend all these reunions when I started out, I would have kept a record of them, but of course, I W. M. Motsinger didn’t know then,” he commented. He enjoys the present day reunions, with the ball games, quartet singing and square dancing. “The boys are doing a good job putting it over,” he said. Mr. Motsinger has lived in Carrier Mills the past nine years, moving there from Stonefort. He has been a farmer, miner, teamster and law officer during his lifetime, having served on the Carrier Hits Ridge and Falls in Canyon In California New Type Plane Only in Service Since August 1 DECOTO, auif., Aug. 24—<UB —A United air lines DC-6B Mainliner, roaring through low-lying clouds and only 10 minutes from a landing, smashed into a ridgo today, careened into a canyon and burst into flames, killing all 50 persons aboard. The huge, four-motored luxury* type craft was the first DC-6B to crash. The i)C-6B's, bigger and faster than the DC O's, were placed in service only last Aug. I under a truce agreement with striking pilots. The plane was making an instrument approach to Oakland. Calif., about 20 miles north ok here, through a 600-foot cloud layer that seeped down into the val* leys and canyons of this rugged hill country. Plane Torn to Bits The plane left Boston at 6:30 p. m, (EDT) yesterday, stopping at Hartford, Cleveland and Chicago, it was due to make one more stop ai Oakland, 20 miles north of De-coto, before ending its flight at San Francisco airport at 6 a. m. (PDT). The plane missed clearing the top of the hill by only 20 feet. The force of the impact was so terrific that the plane was tom to bits and fragments of bodies were strewn all over the landscape. There were 44 passengers and six crew members. Earlier it had been believed thé plane carried only 41 passengers, but several hours afjer the crash United’s headquarters in Chicago increased the number to 44. United said reports from the scene indicated that the three additional passenger were babes^in arms. Twenty-seven of the passengers boarded the plane at Chicago, seven at Cleveland and two at Hart* ford, Conn. Five of the passengera were military personnel. Caused Grass Fire Sheriff’s deputies and govern* ment officials at the scene bo* lieved the plane hit the hill, two propeller blades gouging out a deep pit, then careened over tho lop and fell down the western slope, disintegrating as it went. When it was 400 yards down the slope, it flew off the edge of a brush-choked canyon about 500 feet deep. The crash caused a small grass fire that silhouetted the plane for eyewitnesses several miles away. All the bodies were found in the canyon, with the exception of Mm.’ S,    the body of onc small blond child Mills pollCC force sincc he lliOV6d nhmit 4 Vpur« nl#l usonrino a hrltfht there. City Schools Will Begin Term Sept. 4 The Harrisburg City Schools will begin the 1951-52 term of school on Tuesday, Sept. 4, when all of the grade school buildings will be in operation and the teaching staff will be unchanged at each building, excepting at the Junior high school. The Junior high school physical education teacher, Miss Mildred Hulen, resigned August 1, and her successor has not been named. A graduate physical education teacher is required, W. R. Malan, superintendent of schools said today. There will be no change in teaching subjects, and none in books, excepting the arithmetics in grades 3 to 8 inclusive. Arithmetics published by the Webster Publishing company will be used this year. They are: Grade three, “Busy Beavers,” grade four, “Range Riders,” grade 5, “Straight Shooters,” grade six, “Airplane Aces,” grades seven and eight, “Learning Arithmetic,’ 1950 edition. The usual program of building rennovation has taken place during the summer vacation, and some minor improvenfents made at McKinley, Horace Mann and at Logan. At McKinley the classrooms in the old building have been redecorated, and at Horace Mann the woodwork outside the building has been painted and new flooring laid in four rooms. Arrangements have been made at Logan for the serving of hot lunches, prepared at the Junior high cafeteria, for children in the orthopedic room. This service has been in effect for some time at the sight saving room at Horace Mann school; On Monday afternoon, Sapt. 3, at 2 p. m. there will be a teachers' meeting at the Junior high school. about 4 years old wearing a bright red sweater. The boy’s head waa smashed. Mail was scattered all over the hillside with white envelopes dot> ting the brush and trees. The only portion of the plana that was recognizable was the tail section which came to rest about 30 feet from the edge of the can* yon. Trucks from the Alameda coun* ty coroner's office wound their way up a rutted one-way dirt road to reach the scene. Other trucka with heavy cables were used to lower men into the canyon to remove the bodies. Major Strike Issue Sheriff’s deputies said it would take “at least several hours” to collect the bodies from the dense tangled undergrowth in the can-, yon. It was the second United air lines plane to crash in less than two months. On June 30, the day after the pilots’ strike ended, a UAL DC-6 smashed into a peak in Rocky mountains national park in Colorado, killing 50 persons. The DC-6B was a major issue In the recent strike against United by the AFL Airline Pilots association. The pilots said the DC-6B's were faster and could go farther than the DC-6's. They wanted a change in their wage base to compensate for carrying bigger pay loads in shorter time. The pilot's strike ended in a government-engineered truce. Unit* ed announced Aug. 1 that the pilots had agreed to fly the DO 6B's. The Weather ILLINOIS—Fair southeast, part* ly cloudy northwest with widely scattered showers extreme north* west tonight or Saturday. Slowly, rising temperatures. Low tonight 60 to 65 south. High Saturday H to 88 south. LOCAL TEMPERATUKP Thursday 3 p. m._____81 3 a,' m. 6 p. m.___ 76 6 à. 9 p. m.____- 67 9 a. m., 12 mid______62 12 noon ;