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   Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - August 22, 1952, Mason City, Iowa                                North Iowas Doily Newspaper Edited for CITY GLOBEGAZETTE THE NEWSPAPER THAT MAKfS AtL NORTH IOWANS NEIGHBORS HOME EDITION VOL LVIII Press and United Press Full Lease Wires Five Cents a Copy MASON CITY IOWA FRIDAY AUGUST 72 1952 Tlila Paper Consists of Two One No 272 Ike to Back MCarthy But Not Necessarily Views Comments Test Unity of Demos GOP See Possible KickBacks to Statements BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Prccampaign comments by both Gen Dwight D Eisenhower and Gov Adlai 13 Stevenson Fri day were providing a test of the harmony and unity within the ranks of their two parties Eisenhower I h e Republican presidential nominee talking with GOP leaders of seven Midwestern states Thursday in Kansas City made two remarks which raised a question whether he might get kickbacks within his own party They were 1 Although the Korean conflict was caused by terrible blunders by the present administration he said this country had no choice but to intervene We might be much worse off now if we hadnt acted as we did he added Many Republicans contend that administration blunders touched off the invasion of South Korea but disagree sharply on the sound ness of American intervention 2 An attack on Red China Ei senhower said would mean start ing another war far more terrible than the one now going on On this point he seemed to take direct issue with Gen Douglas MacArthur and many GOP mem bers of Congress who have backed MacArthurs proposal that the United Nations bomb Commu nist China Demo Picture The Democratic picture is this Gov Stevenson the Democratic presidential candidate may have irked President im portant wheel in party machinery his commerits about a mess in Washington and pos sibly some of his decisions on how to conduct his campaign Truman at A news conference Thursday made it evident in sev eral what he said by what he didnt say and by his facial he doesnt like some of the things Stevenson has said and done He gave a crisp no comment in answer to an inquiry as to whether he is satisfied with the way Stevenson and Vice Presi dential Nominee John J Spark man of Alabama have started off their campaign Some said if hi were satisfied he would be quick to say so No Mess Truman said he knows nothing of any mess in Washington and would not comment when pressed for his reaction to Stevensons news conference remarks that resignations and indictments have proved there is crime and corrup tion in Washington Nor would he comment about Sparkmans remark that he be lieved the recent steel strike had been mishandled But Truman said he did not think Stevenson and Sparkman were making a target out of him He said they couldnt because he is the key to the the issues revolve around what he has done in recent years GOP National Chairman Arthur E Summerficld was quick to make political hay out of this last comment He said it was further proof Stevenson must base his campaign on Trumans record Eisenhower was in Denver Fri day preparing for his campaign kickoff Sunday he flics to New York where he addresses the American Legions national con vention the following day Aug 25 rAll AP WlrcpliolQ THINGS ARE were all mixed up at the Missouri State Fair at Sedalia Thursday after a tornado ripped through the area The wind toppled rides and tents all along the midway Ferris wheels fell and buildings and trailers shattered by the storm which claimed one life and injured many persons Lewis Notifies Government Contracts Are Ending May Mean Industry Strike WASHINGTON UP officials said Fridaj that John L Lewis has given formal notice that his con tracts with the coal industry will expire at the end of Sep tember This set up the possibility of a nationwide coa strike at that time The TaftHartley Labor Act requires that the govern ment be informed of a dispute at least 30 days be fore the work contract expires Required NoHce Lewis president of the United Mine Workers Union gave federal mediators the required notice that contracts with both the soft and hard coal industry will run out then these officials said This it has done be The Weather a strike providing no agreementon a new contract is reached by the end of Septem ber UMW headquarters here said it had no comment on the matter Lewis has been negotiating off and on since July 24 with Harry M Moses president of the Bitu minous Coal Operators Associa tion and Joseph E Moody presi dent of the Southern Coal Produc ers Association 60 Days Sixty days notice is required be Fore the expiring contracts be tween the UMW and the industry can be ended Lewis gave his GOday notice to Moses who bargains for 240 mil lion tons of coai a year on July 22 That means he could legally take his Northern soft coal dig gers out of the pits about Sept 22 His contract expiration notices to Moody and the anthracite in dustry were given on Aug 1 Thus Lewis hardcoal Ma con City Fair Friday and Fri day night Partly cloudy Satur day Warmer Friday night and Saturday High Saturday 82 to 85 Iowa Fair Friday afternoon high 7G northeast to 84 southwest Sat urday fair to partly cloudy and a little warmer Minnesota Fair to partly cloudy with slowly rising temperatures Friday night and Saturday a few widely scattered showers ex treme west Friday night or ear ly Saturday GlobeGazette weather data up lo 8 am Friday Maximum 7fi Minimum 51 At S am 5 miners and Southern diggers could not le gally strike for a new work con tract until the end of next month Record Tax Collection by Revenue Board WASHINGTON A rccorc Smelter Workers Reach Agreement DENVER UP The Interna tional Mine Mill Smeller Work ers have reached an agreement with PhclpsDofige Corporation on a new wage contract which the union believes should open the way for an industrywide settlement The PhelpsDodge contract was announced late Thursday approxi mately 24 hours after union head quarters here issued a nationwide call for a strike vote next Mon day by its nearly 100000 members was collected by the Internal Revenue Bureau in taxe and social security contribution during the fiscal year which ended June 30 This was about 3JV4 billion dol lars more than in the previous 1 months In addition federal agcn cics other than the Revenue F5u reau look in for fis cal lr2 In the insl fiscal year whicl started July I President Trurnat has estimated collections will to till about 75 billion These gross figures do not in elude billions of dollars rcfunde to taxpayers or set aside for socia security payments Refunds an setasides in fiscal 3952 cut th figure about The cf limalc for fiscal 195H is expcctc to drop about S200000000 whci refunds and setasides ar counted The Revenue Bureau in its re port Thursday said collection were up all along the line in fisca 1052 Withheld income taxes jumped billion sto 000 Corporation taxes rose 50 per cent lo Strong Chance Adlai to Make Speech in Iowa I5C Probable Site Sept 6 DES MOINES wiGov Adlai Slevenson probably will make major farm address in Iowa the afternoon of Sept i State Dcmo Chnirman Jake More said ridny 1C arrangements develop as an icipaled More said Stevenson vill give Ihc important farm ad Ircss he originally had planned to ive on the same date at Kasson Minn at Ihc National Plowing ontest Kasson Speech The Kasson speech was called jff after Wilson W Wyatt cam aign manager for Stevenson said lowing contest officials backed lown on their bid to Stevenson after Dwighl D Eisenhower ac cepted an invitation More said Iowa Democrats have jecri urging ever since Slcvensons omination lhat he choose Iowa a he scene lor the kickoff in his bit or the farm vote President Truman opened his 1948 campaign with a major farm policy speech at Dexter la Firmed Up More said plans for the Demo cratic nominees Iowa appearance invc not been firmed up bin hat the possibility is strong thu Iowa State College at Ames la will be the scene of the address More said the speech probablj will be held indoors He said i be under parly sponsorship and that there would not be a eadymadc crowd More said there were strong listorie reasons for choice o Iowa State College as a site for the Kldrcss because much of the fun ilamcntal thinking which led to the prcsenl evernormal granary farm program came from men who have jcen associated with the Iowa State College faculty11 Permission More said plans for he Steven son appearance had not pro rcsscd to the point where Iowa Stale College has been asked foi use of its facilities The Democratic chairman sail ic was confident however lhat the college would readily make acilitics available to cither Ste veiison or Eisenhower Burlier this week President Vir gil M IlanchiT of the State Uni versily of Iowa announced that in vitalions had been issued lo Ei scnhower and Slevenson to avai themselves of SUI facililies foi delivery of campaign addresses SAME IHIark flap means raffle hmirj hi Jl 3 AP Wlrophotn IKE TALKS AND D Eisenhower ffeaUiros over his shoulder us lie says something to Sen Frank Carlson KKan of his advisers during a conference Thursday in Kansas City with midwcstfcrn GOP lenders Listening at right is Abel Shptwell GOP national committceman Lronv Nebraska Sleeping Sickness Epidemic Kills 30 in California SAN FRANCISCO en cephalitis epidemic is creeping lorlhward up Californias Central valleys borne on the wings of the iny female mosquito Already the sleeping sickness las claimed 0 lives and nearly 500 nnve been reported stricken the Stale Health Department reported Twelve died within the hist week Doctors are powerless to check the disease There is no known vaccine for humans The only hope is to kill off Ihc mosquitoes Hundreds of men arc spraying 276 towns in the valley lowlands and I hen Jayinj down quartermilewide barriers of poi son residue spray around them The female culcs tarsalis mos in ries Ihe disease from birds and fowl lo horsos and humans It is not carried from horses to hum mis A total of 499 cases has been reported lo the Slate Health De partment but only 315 have been clinically diagnoserl as encephali tis Five More Dead in Texas Drought DALLAS Tex ff Five more deaths results of Texas wither ing thrccwccksold beat wave were in the records Friday as the long drought lengthened Mcxia in Central Texas re ported two fnlalities from the heat Vcrnon in Northwest Texas re ported one death Two more fa talities in Dallas brought the 21 day toll there to ten Scattered showers fell on the Southeast Texas Gulf Coast area but mostly in regions where raiit was needed least IOWAS PAGE IOWA CfTY R A Wal ter of Lenox will serve as Jowas pajiji at Ihe national American Le gion Auxiliary convention nt York City Aug 2528 Mrs H W Gatcolt of Keosauqua will act as assistant page The Rev Moeller Resigns Post at WaverJy Home WAVERLY WVThe Rev Paul Mocllcr superintendent of the Lutheran Childrens Home hero announced Friday The Rev Mr Mocllcr has ac ccpted the pastorale of Ihc Hope Lutheran Church at Dayton O took his working wife Aclress Rita Hayworthout to lunch in Hollywood before leaving for the airport from where he flew to Chicago Aly said he hoped to return to Southern California soon Inside Story of Goodwin Curb Seen Pleasing Iowa Foes Uy DICK HABEFN The reported decision to curb Robert K Goodwins role ii Dwiffht Eisenhowers drive for farm Voles will be tfreele happily by Goodwins foes in the Iowa Republican Parly The decision reportedly made Thursday in Kansas City Kan after Midwest GOP leaders conferred with Eiaenhow or was a must as far as many Republicans were con cerned The group that mot with Ike and Jiis staff included it number of lowans who reportedly argued that Goodwins appiiintmenl bnd jeop imlined Republican chnnccs for victory in certain key Midwest The whole story of liwv Goodwin came to be appointed to head the national GOP farm drive probably never will be fold in print because i belongs to the sanctum of luler pnrty politics Violent Protests The appointment of Goodwin who s Iowa national committceman was announced some time ago by Arthur Summerficld GOP national chairman Immediately violent protests were made parliculnrly y Ibose who had been aclivc in the Republican Farm Council The Farm Council was in slru mental in writing the Republican farm plank Goodwin was forsaken by Towans and other MidWest Republicans bucking Eisenhower after he im plied in a statement nt Chicago the day before Ike was nominated thai Lhc general svas the candidate of Wall Street while Sen Robert A Taft was the friend of Main Street and the farmer Goodwin said he was for Main Street and the farmer The Goodwin statement enraged Iowa delegates to the convention who were backing Eisenhower These delegates were surprised in the first place when Goodwin an nouncerl Ju would back Taft These delegates said thai Goodwin gave every indication lo them he would support Eisenhower at the conven tion A move within the delegation to oust Goodwin as national commit tceman was beaten down in the interests of party unity Extensive Chock Those most directly concerned with the Goodwin appointment to head the farm drive arent talking for the record But in an cxlcn sivc check of highly reliable Re publican sources Ihc has learned this much about it 1 Eisenhower was not consulted about the appointment before it was announced by Summcrfield 2 So far as this newspaper is able to determine Rep Ben inn sen of Exira was the only Iowa Republican consulted about Good win by Summerficld The GOP chieftain did not okay it with William S Bcardsley Slate Chairman James Schramm Sen Bourkc B Ilickcnlooper Harold McKinley St Ansgar or any oth er key Jowa Republican 3 Summerficld did not know at the time he made the appointment that Goodwin had labeled Eisen hower as in effect the candidate of international bankers 4 Immediately after the decision was announced the Eisenhower Continued on Pjge 2 CO Johnson Dies at 61 C 0 Johnnie Johnson L o 208 Vermont SE died at a Mi son City hospital Thursday after noon following an illness IIu ha been mnmigcr o the L A Pag Lumber Con pany nearly 4 years Mr Join son was born a C 1 on r L a k c March 4 183 the son of Mi and Mrs Jaco J o h n s o n pio ncefs of t h i C O JOHNSON communJLy wh preceded death He had lived in Cerro Gor do County throughout his lifetime Surviving are bis wife nee Li linn E Wells to whom lib wa married Jan 12 10JO and a son Merrill W Johnson Mason Two brothers Joseph C and Ro 13 Johnson Mason City and fou sisters Mrs Dale Billerman an Mrs R Nnek Nora Springs Mrs Leon Clark Tacoma Wash an Mrs C S Cody Lima Pa als survive lie was n member of the Firs Methodist Church the rOOT Lodge and the Mason Lodge No 375 BPOE of which he was past exaltecl ruler Funeral services will be held a 2 pm Saturday at the Major M moriaJ Chapel with Doctor Lloy A Guslafson pastor of Ihe Fir Methodist Church officiating In torment will be at Elmwood Ccmc tcry Pricnds may call at th Major Memorial Chapel from pm Friday until the time services Nixon Says Theyre for All GOP Should Be Room for Differences By JACK BELL WASHINGTON TOScn Richard I Nixon of California said Friday olh he and Gen D wight D El enhowor will support Sen Joseph IcCarlhy of ho is necessarily ndorsing McCarthys views Nixon the GOP vice presiden nl nominee told a reporter he nd Eisenhower the presidential amlidttlc will back nit Ropublt nn Senate and House nominees u an effort to gain GOP control Congress in November But Nixon added wnnt to make it clenr lhat in upportlng any particular candi iate neither I nor General Eiseri lower will endorse the views or he methods of Republican cancU tatcs which happento be different rom our own Differing t We recognize thatin boihTthe lepublicnii and Democratic1 par ies there is and should be1room or individuals who havediffering views on kojyJssucs Nixon said both he aiuTEisen towcr had stated their views oH vlint Nixon McCarthylsmf DcrnpcralsVhaye criticized Selective Service Draft of Fathers Begins Next Year NEW YORK UP Gen Lewis B Hcrsbcy Selective Serv ice director said Friday the arm ed forces would begin drafting fathers next summer Weve got lo lake somebody or else decrease Ihe armed forces Ifershey told an American Legion commission Hcrshey addressed the national security commission which met lo consider policy resolutions which will be inlroduccd before the 34lh national convention of Ihe Amer ican Legion here next week Hershey said a group of about 1000000 fathers are available most of them under 26 years of age He said out of that number youd be lucky to get 500000 ac cepted lurthylsm hearid cnhowcr favor a fair sane and ef fective program of Investigation of all the thathaveJteen made and crnnicnt those who are i threat to national Nix on lidded We believe thatUucii an investi gation must1 be conducted in such i way that the rights of innocent individuals will be recognized and adequately protected Havent The vice presidential candidate nld neither he nor Eisenhower has lad the opportunity lo look into McCarthyscharges and therefore neither had criticized McCarthys views and methods I dont intend to comment on his methods or charges until I know the facts Nixon declared He said both he and Elsenhower liellcvc it is essential to obtain a Republican controlled Congress if they nro elected tocarry through the program of cleaning up the mess in Washington This means that we must elect sufficient congressmen and sena lors lo organize the Congress Nixon said For that reason I intend to campaign in Ihc various slates which I visit for the election of Republican nominees No Part He said he wouldnot take part in any primary once the Republican nominees have been selected by the people in pri mary elections I intend to support those nominees in their contests against Democratic opponents adding This includes all states where I campaign He said he plans to enter Wis consin but only after the Sept 9 primary in that slale Nixon discussed the matter with a reporter after there had been published reports that he would shun McCarthy Earlier Friday he had author ized this statement in reply to those reports I am going to assist in the election of Republican members the House and Senate wherever the opportunity presents When the voters pick a nominee I will ac cept the decision and abide by it in any state Nixons statement came after Sen Mike Monroney of Oklahoma called incredible an assertion by Sen Karl Mundt of South Da kota that Gen Dwight D Eiscn hower the GOP presidential nom inee will support McCarthys bid for rcclcclion CoChairman Mundt is cochairman of the Re publican Campaign Speakers Bu rcau Monroneyis chairman of Ihe Democratic Speakers Bureau j Mundt said in a radio program Thursday night that Eisenhower will endorse and campaign lively for McCarthy whose Corn1   

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