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   Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - February 25, 1954, Mason City, Iowa                                North Iowas Daily Newspaper Edited for the MASON CITY GLOBEGAZETTE THE NEWSPAPER THAT M AKES ALL NORTH IOWANS NEIGH B 0 R S HOME EDITION VOL LX Associated Press and United 1rcss Full Seven Cents a Copy MASON CITY IOWA THURSDAY FEBRUARY 25 1954 This Paper Consists of Two NO HI Naguib Ousted as Egyptian Premier i 1 Stevens Furious Over Talk CAR IN WHICH FOUR DIEDThis is the car driven by Mrs Robert h Count 7 Victims in Iowa Mishaps By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Seven persons died in traffic accidents and a drowning in low Wednesday Ihe toll included four persons including three member of one family who were killed in a cartruck near Burlington Dead in the Burlington crash were Mrs Robert E Farnsworth 27 her two children Ronald 3 and Connie Sue 4 and James H Shoe maker 47 driver for the Burlington Bakery Co The other traffic accident victims were Jerry Ray Blomgren 3V4 Ottumwa and Louis Lugrain 28 of DubiiQuc Donald M Moore 2 son of Dr and Mrs Donald Moore of De corah drowned Wednesday after noon when he slipped beneath UK ice on the Upper Iowa River when he had been walking with his sis Per Cent Cut in Departmental Budgets Desired WASHINGTON Ut A per cent cut in the combined budgets ofc1 ilhevr merce departments and the Voice of America was rccbmmendcc Thursday by the House Appropria tions Committee Moneywise the committee said thoseagencies should get alojig on instead of the 920960 recommended by President Eisenhower for the 1955 fiscal year which starts next July l Most Of the cut would be borne by the Commerce De partment big slashes being in ap propriations for the federal aid highway system and for paymenl of air mail subsidies The Federal Bureau of Investi gation got all of the it requested The only other major agency to get the fult amount it wanted was the Immigration and Naturalization Service It was al lotted 39 million dollars rAII About The Weather Mason City Clearing ind cooler Thursday night low 20 to 23 Considerable cloudiness and somewhat colder Mlnnttota Partly cloudy not so cold GlobeGazette weather data up to 8 am Thursday Maximum 47 Minimum 29 At 8 am 29 YEAR AGO Maximum 29 Minimum 25 tcr Elizabeth 5 Mrs Farnsworth and her son were dead on arrival at a Burling ton hospital Connie Sue died sev eral hours lafer at the hospital where her father also was taken He was expected to live Killed Outright Shoemaker apparently was killet outright He was pinned in the truck cab and a wrecker wasnecd cd to free his body Authorities said the car was struck broadside by the truck as the Farnsworth vehicle pulled oui from behind a pickup truck for a left turn off the highway Jerry Blomgrcn son of Mr and Mrs William BJomgren suffered fatal injuries when the handlebar of a motorcycle struck his head at an intersection near his Ottumwa home Under Wheels Lugrain died when he fellbe tween the wheels of a loaded ice truck at the Dtibuque Packing Co yards Another death was added to Fowas 1953 motor vehicle toll when Waller Hauser 56 Whitten farm er died Tuesday night at an EI dora hospital of auto accident in juries suffered Feb 10 SAME DATE195355 BLACK FIAG MEANS TRAFFIC DEATH IN PAST II HOURS Auto Manufacturers Dealers on Bootlegging7 DETROIT presidents of Ford and General Motors are warning their car dealers against bootlegging with hints that of fenders may lose their franchises Henry Ford II and GMs Harlow H Curtice acknowledging less than satisfactory conditions in the field wrote their thousands of dealers on the subject Wednesday Neither said to what specific ex tent the practice was being en gaged ia However Curtice said it spreading in an alarming teshion There has been no like action by Chrysler third member of the atito industrys Big Three Curtice denouncedbootlegging as a malignancy and a threat to the car business Bootlegging is the wholesaling by franchised dealers of new cars to used car retailers who sell them at less than the list price Protests by franchised dealers reportedly the National Automobile Dealers Association to appeal to manufacturers to put a halt to bootlegging SECRETARY DULLES Lost Nothing Dulles Says WASHINGTON MiSecretary of State Dulles has assured the na tion it lost nothing at Berlin and gained including a chance o bring Red China before the bar of world opinion Dulles who returned five days ago from the monthlong Big Four alks told a nationwide radiotele vision audience Wednesday night You may ask whether it was vorthwhile to go to Berlin My answer is yes1 and I have no doubt about that Two Results He said two results will pro cm ndly influence the future 1 Soviet Foreign Minister V M was forced by the US Drench and British delegates to how Russias hand a hand vhich Dulles said hung on to all t had including East Germany and East Austria and grabbed for more 2 Molotov gave in at the last lour in a concession not to be gnored and signed adeclaraUon pelling out US refusal to recog lize Red China Strong Point It was this point Americas ongwithheld diplomatic recogni ion of Communist China which Dulles hit time and again His half lour speech besides domestic adioTV coverage was beamed Iso in 33 languages to both sides f theIronCurtain His report to the nation climaxed is campaign to convince critics nywhere that the Communist vorld was not appeased in ar angements agreed upon at Berlin or the holding April 26 of an isian peace conference at Geneva witzerland and in a lack of prog ess on the German and Austrian uestions The Communist regime will not ome to Geneva to be honored but ather to account before the bar f Avorld said Waterloo Council OKs Flouridation of Water WATERLOO Waterloo ity Council sitting as a board of ealth has adopted a resolution of the city ater supply as a means of reduc ng tooth decay Agn Says McCarthy No Capitulation7 Army Chief Is Pondering Move WASHINGTON WvSecrctary the Army Robert T Stevens wa reported Thursday to be steamin with anger over interpretations o his agreement with Sen McCarth as a capitulation His office an the White House acknowledge they had had telephone exchange on the matter Stevens denied however a re port that he was asking a publi expression of support from Presi dent Eisenhower and was prepare to resign if he didnt get it This report came from a sourc close to the secretary When an Associated Press dis patch to this effect was shown t Stevens he authorized an aide t deny it categorically Position to Know The source of the original repor could not be reached immediately He is in a position to know wha has gone on behind the scenes Stevens was closeted with group of top advisers when the AP dispatch was sent in to him John F Kane a civilian aide came out and told reporters he was authorized to deny categori cally that the report was correct In the early afternoon it ap peared that Stevens still was con sidering what course to take At lunch time waiters took twc trays of food into his office At tha point aides said the seceretar bad no appointments for the after noon either at the Pentagon o outside During the morning Gen Mat thew Ridgway Army chief of staff vas in and out of Stevens office So were John Adams Army lega adviser and Hugh Milton assist ant secretary of the Army Nixon was a fore noon caller at the White House Press Secretary ames C Hagerty said Nixon alked with Sherman Adams as istant to the President and Maj Jen Wilton B Persons deputy as istant to the President but did lot talk with Eisenhower himself Hagerty would not elaborate on he conference Another White House caller was ecretary of the Air Force Talbott Asked whether he bad talked to Eisenhower about the StevensMc arthy lied controversy Talbott re I dont want to discuss it at Because of the high place of the ource which originally reported tevens wanted a presidential ex resssion of support or else vould resign there appeared to e grounds for belilef this had at east been discussed Original Report The original report was to the ffect that Stevens had informed Virile House officials he would in ist on one of the two following ourscs of action A statement from the Presi ent that Eisenhower agrees with tevens that he did not capitu ate during Wednesdays secret ession with McCarthy on the ucstion of calling Army officers or testimony in McCarthys in uiry into what he calls the rmys coddling of Communists Agreement from the President lat Stevens can say in a state ment that Eisenhower is in full greement with the secretarys po tion Stevens was reported to be an ry and indignant over some hases of his goround with Mc arthty MARILYN HOME BUT SICKMarilyn Monroe bundled snugly m a mink coat and the arms of hubby Joe DiMagjno is shown as she arrived at San Francisco from the Far East Doctors say the star let has a slight case of bron chial pneumonia apparently caught while on a fourday tour in Korea Feet Snow Hits in Iowa North Missed in Freak Storm DES MOINES An unexpecte snowstorm moved diagonal across Iowa Thursday and dumpe snow of up to 18 on a strip some 150 There was heavy snow in north vest Iowa counties where the fal vas due to have ended by noon The Weather Bureau listed snow all accumulations in east centra owa as 3 to 7 inches by noon and aid the snow would end in south astern Iowa during the afternoon At Cedar Rapids snow accumu ation in the city area reached 18 nches up to noon and it was stil nowirig Snowplows were out in laces and the State Highway Pa rol said Thursday morning tha oads were slushy to icy with vis bility limited by falling snow Nu merous schools did not hold classe ecause of the snow In West State There were reports of 10 to 1 nches of snow at Hubbard anc in Hardin County and nches at Sutherland north o Cherokee The Bureau said the 150 miJe wide snow strip extends fron he northwest to the southeast cor er of the state The Sioux City area had 3 to nches of snow the Fort Dodge rea 4 to 6 inches and the Des loines vicinity the fall built up apidly to about 2 inches in depth Mason City Dry There were three inches oE snow n the ground in the Spencer area t daylight Thursday but at the ame time no moisture whatever ad fallen in the Mason City sec or Storm Lake had nearly 5 nches of snow on the Temperatures were close to in Iowa during the night cadings ranged from 28 at Spen er to 36 at Council Bluffs Tern era hires Wednesday afternoon anged from 47 at Mason City to 1 at Council Bluffs WHAT THEY SAY LONDON London Times In dispatch from its Wash ngton correspondent on the meeting between Sen Joseph McCarthy and Army Secretary Robert T Stevens said Senator McCarthy Wednesday achieved what General Bur goyne and General Cornwallis never the surrender of the American Army x CHICAGO E Stevemon says tf me McCarthyStevens dispute that the Army been forced to surrender by the admin Stevenson 1H2 Democratic presidential candidate said Wednes day night I am shocked but hardly surprised that even Army has been forced to surrender to the administration The abuse and humiliation to which General Zwicker has been exposed has now been officially condoned he said Say Syrian Chief Also Thrown Out BEIRUT Lebanon of the Middle Easts strong Mohamed Naguib of squeezed out Thursday and Adib Shishekiy of Syria was on ashaky seat Egypts ruling Revolutionary Council dropped Naguib as president and premier of the young republic on charges that he was trying to pull Egypt back to absolute dictatorship To replace him as premier the council named hardboiled LI Col Gamal Abdel Nasser the driving force behind the army coup that ousted King Farouk from the throne 19 months ago In Syria Radio Aleppo said a large section of the Syrian army had revolted against Shishekiy An earlier Aleppo broadcast heard in Lon confirmation had been overthrown broadcasts from Damascus the Syrian capital made no mention of any kind of trouble whatever The Aleppo broadcast s a i d troops from Aleppo and the north Wire photo REPLACEMENT Sheree North a Broadway musical actress has been signed by 20th Century Fox and may get the rolt in Pink Tights which Mar ilyn Monroe turned down when she was suspended by the studio Sheree appeared on Bing Cros bys first TV show recently and created a sensation For Stability1 Pakistan Aid Plea Okayed WASHINGTON Ei enhower announced Thursday he vill grant military aid to Pakistan h elp secure stability and trength in the Middle East The President made known this ecision in a formal statement At he same time the White House made public a letter to Prime Min ster Nehru of India assuring him hat this step does not In any Tay affect the friendship we feel or India Quite the contrary the Pres dent said in the letter delivered o Nehru by Ambassador George Allen We will continually strive to rengthen the warm and endur ng friendship between our two ountries The decision to give aid to Paki an was taken under authority ranted by the foreign aid law nd requires no further congres onal sanction Indian leaders had been highly ritical of the idea previously dis ussed of giving military aid to heir neighbor One obvious rea on was the possibility that it ould tip the scales in that part of sia to Indias disadvantage The next step willbe to senda ission to Pakistan to determine ic exact needs of that country tiis will be done shortly the hile House said Plan Study of Rifle Bullets May Link Suicide to lowans Death RICHMOND Calif WVBullets from a suicides rifle were enroute to St Paul Minn Thursday for checking in an investigation of the unsolved slaying near Brainerd Mian in 1950 of Eugene Stolze 27 Davenport losva while he was vacationing Police Inspector Darrell Davis said they were from a 22 rifle with which Donald Irvin Guin 42 killed himself Tuesday after tell ing his wife he had killed a man in Minnesota about four years ago The bullets which Davis fired fromGuins rifle were airmailed to Crow Wing County Sheriff Roy Wickland at Brainerd who said he planned to compare them with a slug which killed Eugene Stolze Stolzes body was found 23 miles northeast of Brainerd Sept 23 1950 He was engraving departmen foremanfor the Davenport Iowa Times Davis quoted the suicides wife Willa as saying Guin had boastec a few months ago that he had killed a man When he cursed their children Tuesday she threatened to inform police of his boast Guin then shot himself Davi said leaving a note which carifrbeafto bring disgrace on those I love At St Paul the Minnesota Crime Bureau said it requested the hair from Guins head to compare it with hair found in Stolzes car which was found abandoned in a Duluth parking lot several days after his disappearance em districts of Syria had seized Aleppo largest city in the coun ry and declared open rebellion under the leadership of Col Mus afa Hammoud Calling Shishekiy a tyrant op pressor and slave of the imperi alists the broadcast said Ham moud had given the president an ultimatum to resign by Thursday night and leave the country with in 24 hours Not An official source insisted Na guib is not under formal arrest nor have any charges been placed against him The Egyptian chiefs ouster was announced following a heated ses sion of the 11 young army officers making up the council that has ruled Egypt since the ouster of Farouk A council communique declared Naguib was suffering from a psy chological crisis1 and reported unanimous acceptance of a resig nation it said he had submitted Monday Althougljithe picked Nasr ser who had served as Naguibs deputy premier to take over the premiership it left the presidency vacant British diplomatic sources said it was too early to speculate on what effect the changeover might have on BritishEgyptian negotiations over the Suez Canal a sore point in relationsbetween the two tries No There is no lowever that thenewvipremier s any more or less antiBritish han Gen Naguifa one source commented In the Middle East the official action appeared generally to be ne of waitandsee Warren Confirmation to Be Before Solons Friday WASHINGTON 123 committee vote cleared the way Thurs day for speedy Senate confirmation of Earl Warren as chief justice of the United States Sen Knowland of California the Republican floor leader said he planned to take President Eisenhowers nomination of Warren up in the Senate Friday I believe the Senate will give the chief justice an overwhelming vote of confidence he added The Republican former governor of California has been serving on the Supreme Court since last Octoberunder an interim appointment Hl nominationi to succeed the late Fred M Vinson in the nations highest judicial office was submitted to the Senate for confirmation on Jan 11 but not until Wednes day did the Senate Judiciary Com mittee report it favorably A judiciary subcommittee afc Chairman Langers RND direc tion publicly aired 10 unevaluated and unsworn charges against War ren last week The committee by its vote Wed nesday rejected the charges but before it did so it listened behind closed doorsfor nearly three hours to testimony from Roderick J Wil Levant Swallows Formaldehyde But Condition Is OK BEVERLY HILLS Calif LPtPo lice rushed to the home of pianis Oscar Levant Thursday after they said he told a telephone operator he would be dead within 30 min utes Levant 47 was found in bed un able to talk coherently and was rushed to a hospital where hi stomach was pumped out said Po lice Chief C II Anderson The chief said officers smelled formaldehyde in the musicians room and reported that in the hos pital Levant said he hadtaken two tea spoonsful of it Levants wife left home recently with the couples children Ander son said Later at the hospital officers quoted Levant as saying I was only trying to be dramatic Hospital attendants said his con dition was not serious On The Page Start Fund Drive for Lake Band Shell Begin Qualifying for State Music Contest tt son of Hollywood Calif Dep Atty Gen William P Rog ers previously had testified that some of the charges against War ren came from Wilson Shortly after Wilson was called into the committee room police iiere received a telegram from San Francisco police saying that a felony warrant had been issued for Wilson Wilson was taken before Munici pal Judge Andrew J Howard Jr who ruled that a telegram was nsufficient evidence on which to order him held He declined to sue a fugitive warrant and Wilson was released DAIRY WATERLOO tate Dairy Assnjthe policy ng group of the Iowa dairy ry will hold its annual meeting here March 10   

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