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   Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - August 20, 1952, Mason City, Iowa                                North Iowas Doily Newspaper Edited tor CITY GLOBEGAZETTE THI NlWSfAFIk THAT MAKIS ALL NORTH IOWANS NIIGHIORV HOME EDITION VOL LV1II Associated and United Press Full Lease Wires Five CenU a Copy MASON CITY IOWA WEDNESDAY AUGUST 20 19S2 Thin Taper Consists of Two One No 27t Soviets to Reorganize Commie Party Ike Calls for Course Down the Middle Asks Americans to Reject Extreme Left and Right By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Gen Dwight D Elsenhower delivers the first frankly political speech of his campaign major ad ress calling on America to reject both the extreme left hd right and follow a course squarely down the middle The Republican presidential nominee flies from Denver AP Wirejiolo NO DELIGHT TO RIVAL BEAUTIES Gunzeli Basar Miss Turkey who won the title of Miss Europe at Naples Italy displayed only the charms visible in this precontest pose to win over her disgruntled xivals Gunzelis refusal to appear in a traditional Bikini bathing suit for final judging brought challenges from Miss France and Miss Germany Iran Reds Continue Attacks on Soldiers TEHRAN Iran a renewalofassaults on U S military personnel six Americans including two lieutenant colonels were attacked Wednesday by Redinspired Iranian as the Americans drove through Tehrans streets One of Sgt Paul Goodwin of the US Embas sy Staff was struck on arm by a cabbage Army of ficials said he was the only Amer ican hit i An official U S Army Mission report said the first attack oc curred at a m when Lt Col William B Stelvenmullcr left the offices oE the U S Information Service to go to the Iranian War Ministry When his car paused in traffic a large rock crashed through the rear window Ten minutes later a sedan carry ing Lt Col Ben Legare and Maj Milan Eiott vas hit by two bricks near Istanbul St where an Ameri can sergeant was stoned Tuesday At about the same lime Good win driving along Stalin St near the Soviet Embassy was struck by the cabbage Thefinal incident occurred when M Sgt Maxie Page and Pvt Stephen I Langlie riding in an army truck were stoned by three persons standing on Stalin St Maj Gen Wayne Zimmerman head of the U S Military Mission said routine measures were being taken to keep personnel out of congested arens and other places where theywould be conspicuous There also were unconfirmed reports that American soldiers had been ordered to make them selves as scarce as possible around Tehran so as not to be tar gets for Leftists who apparently were working on a definite plan to make it hot for Americans here BULLETIN PARIS 14 members of the North Atlantic Alliance pledged anew today to raise 50 divisions in West Europe by the end of 195 because the threat of Russian aggression has not abated All About The Weather Mason City Mostly cloudy with oc casional showers or thunder storms Wednesday afternoon Partly cloudy and cooler Thurs day Iowa Mostly cloudy with scattere showers or thunderstorms cen tral portion slightly cooler north west and continued warm an humid southeast Wednesday al ternoon Thursday fair to parti cloudy cooler east and south Minnesota Generally fair an cooler Wednesday night Thurs day fair GlobeGazette weather data up t 8 am Wednesday Aug 20 Maximum 86 Minimum At 8 am Year Ago Maximum Minimum 69 74 48 78 57 Money Experts Surprised at Less Business Taxes WASHINGTON money experts expressed surprise Wednesday at President Trumans estimate that direct taxes on cor porations this fiscal year will yield three billion dollars less than he had figured in his budget seven months ago However nmong the few law makers available for comment on the revised budget estimates re leased Tuesday night none chal lenged the possibility that the drop back point has been reached Rep Daniel A Reed of New York ranking Republican on the taxwriting House Ways and Means Committee said it had been evi dent to him for some time that re tail business has been lagging He observed that such a condition wild hardly exist without a back lift on manufacturers The Budget Bureaus cstimat of government income has ru rather consistently lower than a Lual receipts in most recent years In his new look at the budge Truman figured that not only r ceipts but spending and the yea end deficit are coming clown Fo the fiscal year which ends ne June 30 he lowered his eslimal of receipts from 71 billion dollar to of expenditure from to 79 billion do lars aul of the deficit from 400000000 to One exception to the downtren was individual income taxes whic will bring in about billion do lars or half a billion more tha the January estimate Truman currently estimated tha corporation taxes wiil bring instead of 000000 o Boise Idaho onferring with Republican pvernors of 10 Western j plans to make his speech G p CST from the capitol steps Eisenhowers talks withthe gov rnors deal with Western prob soil conserva on water power But his speech terin the day is allAmerican in cope aimed at the voters of all I states In an unusual advance state ment Arthur H Vandenberg Jr IB generals executive secretary aid in his address Eisenhower ill Denounce leftist political groups or trying to claim that their way s the only way to achieve agreed ocial goals Down the Middle Contend that the best method of caching some goals upon which mericans are agreed employ icnt and good wages old age ecurity better education belter ousing protection of the rights f labor stable to follow a course squarely down he middle rejecting both the ex remc right and extreme left Charge that the present admin stration is offering new faces bu he same old arguments which claim that the only solutions to pressing problems are schemes ike the Brannan Farm Plan so cialized medicine and bigger anc more centralized government Vandenbergs reference to t middle ground course and rejec ion of both the extreme right anc eft recalled advice given to Eisen lower recently by Republican av Val Peterson of Nebraska Great Ground Peterson told newsmen at the ime that he had advised the gen ral that the great ground o America was where the votes are He said Eisenhower ought to gnore the extremes Gov Adlai Stevenson of Illinois he Democratic presidential can lidale hid from public and poll icians on a timbered retreat near dinocqua Wis taking a brief res jefore plunging back into the cam paign Friday There were indications he wil open aWestern tour with a speech Sept 5 in Denver Eisen lowers headquarters State Primaries State primaries in New Yorl and Wyoming gave voters workout Returns showed New incumbent Re publican congressmen won renom nation and two fell by the way side Hottest race in the stat bund Rep W Sterling Cole win ning easily over Edwin A Hall in the realigned 37th District Wyoming Assistant Secretary of the Interior Robert R Rose hat comfortable lead over four op ponenls in the race for Democrat c nomination for U S represcn tative at large In November h face Rep William Harrison unopposed tion for the GOP nomina Rockets Made to Carry Mail BREMEN Germany Ger man scientists said Wednesda they have perfected mailcarryin assured Ihe worl hat they will not be used to carr 3ombs Our experiments have on peaceful purposes said Alber Pucllenbuerg head of the Gcrma Society for Rocket Research He declared that his society experiments have now reached th point where they would be able t set up rocket mail service ove short distances at any time SAME Black tin mcani traffic Im pill houri Two Students Die in Crash Near Waterloo Crystal Lake Girl to Have Graduated WATERLOO Iowa Stntc eachcrs College students one ol horn was a Crystal Lake girl who as to be graduated Friday were illed and two others injured whci teir car struck a cement culvert nd overturned Tuesday Fay Iverson 19 daughter of Mr nd Mrs Hans Iverson of Crysta iake died enroute to a hospital Richard Spry 17 of Waterloo river of the car was thrown lot ect from the car and killed out ight Injured Mary Clay of Hampton and Mary ane Te Duidestes of Davcnpori 0th 19 were injured Miss Cla was reported in fairlygood cond ion and Miss Te Duidestes in sc rious condition Wednesday The are in a Waterloo hospital Authorities reported the car wa passing another vehicle at a ra crossing on Highway 57 just riort Waterloo when it slammed int he culvert and rolled over fiv imes before coming to rest in ield All four passengers wcr brown fromthe car Crystal Lake relatives were in ormccl that the young persons ha een nt a drivein theater just be ore the accident occurred Rural School Miss Iverson was just complelin ler teachers training course nm vns to have started teaching in rural school near Spencer this fnll 5he was a graduate bf the Crystn iake High School with the class o 951 Miss Iverson was one of a famii of 14 children and is survived b icr parents four brothers and nin listers The body of Miss Iverson is a he Boughton Funeral Home a Brilt where funeral rites are pent ng Truth to Roughing Up of Swedes WASHINGTON Ml The Whil louse said Wednesday prcliminar reports to it indicate there is no one word newspaper of truth in Swedis stories lhat Margarc Trumans bodyguards roughed u Swedish citizens Presidential Secretary Toscp Short told a news conference tha both the Stat and Trcasur d e p a r tment are looking int the matter He said thci first reports in tiicated tha nobody w a touched threatened o anything else He added MARGARET Our prelim nary reports indicate there is no one word of truth in any of the stories alleged to have been pub lished in the Swedish newspapers We of course havent seen the Swedish newspapers but wire service reports Sen Bennett RUtah told re porters he wondered whether the whole furore might have been engineered by Communists for propaganda purposes Miss Truman is a very nice young woman and I have never never heard of Secret Service men throwing their weight around and AP Wlrophoto LONELY LHTLE Margaret Johnson and her brother Terry Lee 2 appear lonely and bewildered in Chicago as they sit on the steps at St Vin cents Orphanage Police aaid the childrens mother Charlene Johnson 18 left them with a neighbor last Saturday and failed to return for them Severe Storms Strike State Northeast Part Hardest Hit by Ram Hail NEW heavy rninj fiail nnd windstorm shortly after 2 am Wednesday causedthousands of dollars da mage lo a lath two miles widefrom nfear Mushuu to a point soulheastof Fredericksburg and caused a washout on the Milwaukee tracks hree miles east of here From 16 0 20 cars of a Milwaukee freight train were derailed At New Hampton about 25 phones were out of commission In surance companies were already getting many calls staling that crops were flattened Cropi Ruined Hoy West farmer south of Ionia said alJ the crops on his place were ruined Rainfall in this area was reported as high ns inches Fredericksburg reported rainfall there totaled 28 inches Albert Schneider who lives five miles south of New Hampton re ported a silo on his farm was blown down On the Orin Sullivan farm four miles south of New Hampton a aarn was blown down Because of bnd telephone com munications it was impossible to get reports immediately from other farms in the area which had simi lar losses There were no early reports of injuries Other parts of Iowa also reported strom damage Delaware County in Ihc northeastern part of Ihc stale apparently was the center of the storms E0g Silt Hailstones ranging up to thesize of Inrgc eggs fell in the Delhi area southeast of Manchester Corn fields and soybeans were heavily damaged and many trees wcrn stripped One report said the wind was so strong that it caused drifts of hailstones in some areas The weather bureau also said there was hail in the Charles City area Approximately two inches of rain fell at Manchester Delhi Cresco and Decorah acting like commented gangsters Bennett New Gl Rights Hit Legal Snag WASHINGTON UP The new GI Bill of Rights went into effect Wednesday offering Korean war veterans education and training al jovernmcnt expense The program however has hit a temporary legal snag that may leave veterans paying their own school expenses at the start Veterans Administration officials warned former servicemen head ing for school not to expect govern ment checks right away One VA official said Korean war veterans probably wont get their cheeks until two months after they enter schoof UN FighterBombers Hit Huge Commie Supply Base SEOUL Korea ions fighterbombers and carrier jasecl Navy planes struck n huge Communist troop nnd supply base it Namyaiig onthe Korean West ast Wednesday leaving 300 luildlngs H mass of fhi me and explosions Navy planes from American car riers cruising oft the East Coast veru the first to swoop down on hc target with bombs napaJm und machine gun fire Thunderieti They were followed by F84 Thunderjcts F80 Shooting Stars and Marine and Australian fighler jombcrs American Sabre jets fought five battles with Communist MIG15 els during the day nnd claimed one of the Russianbuilt fighters damaged O th c r destroyed or damaged claims awaited confir mation Tons of bombs slammed into the Red base at Narnynng 10 mile southwest of Sukchon Deadeye Allied bombers hit several ammunition stores Five arge explosions were reported The fllh Air Force said 200 sorties were made on the target A sortie is one combnt flight by one airplane It did not disclose whether Nnmyang was oneoC the 8 North Korean cities and towns narked attack by Allied planes Quintuplets Born to Brazil Woman SAO PAULO Brazil Hoi authorities report that 34yearold women gave birth to girl quintuplet Tuesday night Doctors said stand a good chance of surviving weighing letfthan three poundseecK born in ipaca of three in interior village of Sao Carlos authorities laid The parents are Jose Albano 3S a Negro laborer and his wife Maria The mother and her five babies were brought to Sao Paulo Hos pital The infants wereplaced in an Incubator Dr Francisco Su cuplra of the staff said the babies appeared in good health Dagmar Almost Out of Business SALISBURY BEACH N H Dagmar busty television and nigh club star narrowly escaped injury Wednesday when a bow on he dress caught fire ns she leanei over an outdoor barbecue Her husband Danny Dayton sul fcred slight burns as he crushcc out sparks It nlmost put Dagmar out show business he commented Mario Giannini President of Bank of America Dies SAN FRANCISCO UP Law rence Mario Giannini president of he Bank of America nnd one of the nations last financial giants died Tuesday night after n linger ing illness He was 57 years old The chief executive of the worlds largest bank who fought vigorously against govern ment control of the gigantic em pire his immigrant father had built up died at pm Gianninis physician Dr Lcroy Brooks who attended him at Frnnklin Hospital said the finan cier apparently died of n heart attack Giannini was in an oxygen tent and had been in critical condition for several days Gianninis death came less than four years nftcr the death of his father Amadeo Peter Giannini an Italian immigrant who came to this country ns n pauper and lived to become one of its most power ful financiers The elder Giannini founded the Bank of America which revolu tionized banking methods and later formed the controversial West To Set Up Another 5 Year Plan First Congress in 13 Years MOSCOW Soviet Unipnt ruling Communist Party an nounced Wednesday that it will hold its first party congress in 13 years on Oct 5 to give the party a sweeping reorganization and set up n fifth 5year plan to increase Soviet industrial output 70 per cent by the end 1955 A decree o the partys central committee published in all Mos cow papers said the partys top control body its Politburo would e replaced by presidium hich would have the function of guiding the work of the party entral committee between scs ons New Statute The changes in party orgahiza on are provided in a new statute o be taken up bythe congress It is clear that the new presl ium of the central committee will ave as much or perhaps even rioro importance than the pres nt Polltlburo it as also ble indeed that it will ave much However not until after the new tatutes are adopted by ng loth party congress iruOctober nd the election oft the newj central ommittcc will the makeup6t rosidlum be known Under the new statutes the sec Jhe central ipparenlly retains much thVsame unctions asl under the v previous itatutes but the newcentral com mittee theoretically cin changes in this respect too The Politburo deriving its power heoretcallyfrorn the central com nittcc of the Communist Bartyjjis n fact the ruling the Soviet Jnion and thus ot world Commu ifsm It is made up of Prime Minister JoscphIStalhv party gen ral secretary and JO others plus number of alternate members and has wielded unquestioned au horily under Stalin The new statutes also provide for hangitig the twodecadeoldname of the party from the Allynion Communist Party Bolsheviks to the Communist Party of the Soviet Union 0 Western observers here consid red the meeting would be the most important held in the Soviet Union since the end of World War I Major Event In Western capitals officials and observers also saw the sched uling of the party Congress as a major event though they were re uctant to immediately speculate exactly what it might mean For ome time Westerners have con sidered that the failure of the Sov et Communists to call a party con vention indicated possible weak nesses in the party structure at lome Wednesdays announcement could mean that Russias Commu nist rulers now feel they are strongly enough entrenched to face the party members The announcement included di rectives the Congress will be asked to approve for the new fifth five year economic plan This the party decree said would cover the years 1951 through 1955 The directives which are ex pected to be the basis of the new economic goals the Soviet govern ment will set call for total Soviet industrial production to increase 12 per cent annually By the end of 1955 tolnl output would be 70 per cent greater than in 1950 As with previous Soviet economic announcements Wednesdays pro nouncement dealt only with per centages The proposed directive gave no tonnages or other produc tion quantities MARIO GIANNINI Coast banking combine known a TransAmerica In later years Lawrence fough side by side with his father agains government attempts to smas TransAmerica on the grounds i was a monopoly Morrell Workers End Contract OTTUMWA Officials of the John Morrell and Company pack ing plant of Ottumwa have been notified that the CIO Packing house Workers Union will termi nate the existing contract between the union and thecompany Wed nesday at pm Morrell officials Tuesday re ceived a onesentence letter giv ing 24 hours notice of the contract termination The signed by five members of the unions bar gaining board gave no reason loir the action   

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