Mason City Globe Gazette, December 17, 1956

Mason City Globe Gazette

December 17, 1956

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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - December 17, 1956, Mason City, Iowa North lo os Daily Newspaper Edited for th MASON CITY GLOBEGAZETTE THI NIWSPAMR THAT MAKIS ALL NORTH IOWANS N E I G H I 0 R VOL LXill Prtm and United PMM rail Wine copy MASON CITY IOWA MONDAY DECEMBER 17 ThU Paper CoosUts of Two No 5f Riots Stimulated From Russ One Mans Opinion A Radio Commentary By W EARL HALL GlobeGazette Editor BROADCAST SCHEDULE WTAD Quinoy 93o Sunday KGLO 1300 WO1 Amei 640 Thursday WSUI City 910 Saturdsy Looking for New Modes of Travel TOURING the course of the trip around the world on which I am now engaged I hope to add at least two or three new modes of travel to my list Maybe on a camels or elephants back may be on a dogsled maybe in a jinriksha maybe in an oxcart maybe something else I wouldnt know what it might be I only know that Im on the look While there are others with a yen for travel who doubtless could produce a much more for midable list of land on andunder the water and in the air mine sort of sur prises me when I see it on paper My land transport background Includes bicycle tricycle buggy surrey wagons of all sorts freight and passenger trains lo Iowa Road Accidents Claim Three By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Three additional motor vehicle deaths were reported in Iowa over the weekend The victims in comotive horseback back automobile donkeyback truck mule Perhaps there are others that have escaped my memory There are however two rather notable omissions I never occupied a baby carriage because I was born on a farm where that mode of transport would have had lim ited usefulness Second and more surprising I havent ever sat astride a motorcycle From Raft to Battlewagon On water the craft to which I have been exposed are almost as diverse in character as these land conveyances I have mentioned includes raft rowboat canoe sailing vessels water skis and water toboggan speedboat cabin ships cruiser ocean liner LST destroyer carrier battleship the USS flat tops Midway and Wright and submarine the In the air Ive been borne by just about every kind of conven tional plane developed since those primitive Jennies of World War I My first flight across the Atlantic was in a giant Boeing so commodious it had a dining room and Pullmantype berths My last trip to and from Europe Asia and Africa was in the lineal descendant of a World War II B29 Once I flew from Hawaii to San Francisco in that unbelievable monster of the air called the Mars Oxygen by Mouthpiece On the commercial airliners Ive been a passenger on just about every type of plane used in that business I flew over the Andes in a twinengined Panagra craft which employed oxygen mouth pieces alongside the when we were western hemis pheres loftiest peak Aconcagua Over Switzerland and within spitting distance of the famed Matterhorn it was a DC 6 Once at age 50 or thereabouts I entertained the silly notion that I ought to fly my own plane J never got quite to the solo flight stage though My good sense took command of the situation just in the nick of time The training plane at that time was either a Taylor or a Piper Cub Within the past two years Ive experienced my first ride in a helicopter In one of those con traptions its quite easy to im agine how a bird feels Youre really exposed to the ozone in a Ultimatum to U N on Suez PARIS UP The United Nations has 48 hours in which to decide whether it wants to use the BritishFrench salvage fleet to help clear the Suez Canal an important source said Monday Unless the 15 ships and their crews are called on to assist in the work and are assured protection by U N forces the salvage force will be withdrawn after that time the informant said The reason the source said is that BritishFrench troops are to be withdrawn from the rest of Port Said before Christmas and the salvage fleet has been instructed to withdraw before the last troops leave unless the U N decides to use the ships and their crews The informant said failure to use BritishFrench ships could clearing the canal as much as three or four months because a similar salvage fleet could not je assembled quickly from other nations Meanwhile the BritishFrench orces have begun the last phase f their withdrawal from Egypt after a tanksupported attack on guerrillas in retaliation for the ambush slaying of a British of ficer The deadline for the final pull out was not announced sources indicated it might be Tuesday or Wednesday But Lt Gen Sir Hugh Stockwell com mander of the BritishFrench ask force implied some of the Allied troops might still be on hand Thursday behind the barbed vire ringing their narrow beach head along Port Saids harbor eluded Leo Edward Riedel 19 Fair field was killed in a twocar col lision on Highway 163 near Mon roe early Monday Kim Lawson 2 of near Winter set was killed when a car driven by his father Roy Lawson struck an embankment at a dead end intersection south of Dexter Sat urday night Mrs Leslie Christiansen 39 of near Marathon was fatally in jured in a twocar collision near Laurens Saturday In the Riedel fatality he was aelieved to have been driving a car which collided with one driv en by Harlan Van Wyk 21 Mon roe Van Wyk and Elmer Reipe 17 Fairfield were hospitalized in Des Moines where their condition was listed Monday morning as fair Reipe was riding wtih Rie del In the accident south of Dexter highway patrolmen said poor vis ibility due to fog plus a snow packed road contributed to the accident Lawson and his wife were hospitalized Their 14 month old daughter escaped with minor injuries Drivers in the Laurens accident were Mrs Christiansens husband 45 and Fred William Karl 62 de pot agent at Rodman Karl was transferred to a Fort Dodge hos pital Christiansen and two daugh ters remained hospitalized at Env metsburg ront Stockwell said he had agreed o a request to let 350 armed Egyptian police enter Port Said Tuesday and 350 more two days ater if the first contingent be laves British and French units staged heir power drive against the guerrillas by moonlight Saturday light and early Sunday through ort Saids dark streets and wisting alleys The attack was aunched after a British officer on patrol duty was killed by a renade hurled from ambush Maj Gen E L M Burns Ca nadian commander of the rorces said Israeli troops now lolding ft line 31 miles east of he Suez Canal will pull back low far the Israelis would retire or quit Egypts Sinai Desert Temperatures Dip Rapidly in State Warm Trend Seen Temperatures dropped rapidly in Iowa Monday as a cold wave moved southeastward across the state accompanied by strong northerly winds The mercury fell 24 degrees in the space of six hours in many places as the cold air moved in The steady temperature decline was expected to continue during the day with afternoon readings ranging from near zero in the northwest to about 10 to 15 above in the southeast Lows of five be low zero to five above were pre dieted for Monday night The cold weather was expected to continue Tuesday but the weather bureau forecast a warm ing trend for Wednesday whirlybird And blades above you those giant give you the sense of flapping your wings Theres a vertical oscillation that would quite definitely become un pleasant on a long trip Helicop ters definitely arent for trans continental flying although it has been done Only 590 Miles an Hour The biggest thrill Ive ever had from aviation unless it was when lightning danced off the wings of my United Airlines plane above Pittsburgh once came to me in connection with my one only jet propelled flight Ben nett Cerf of TV and Try to Stop Me was a companion on this ex perience at Elgin Field of the Air Forces testing CONTINUED ON PACE t Tito May Get Invite to Visit America WASHINGTON W President Tito of Yugoslavia may soon be invited to visit the United States it has been learned Authorities also appeared to feel that a Communist leader who success fully broke away from Hussion domination in 1948 would ac cept such an invitatioii from Pres ident Eisenhower 6 SHOPPING DAYS TO CHRISTMAS 938 CHEEK FUND GOAL REVIOUSLY REPORTED onrregatlonal Womens Guild xlrk and Roxamie rom a doctor friend rom Garry and Larry he Bridge Club Istory Club Etna Up Staffer of G J of A Local Union 1313 udy Sears usie An old friend iob and Judy lobby and Steven Sommerfeld Brownie Troop 3J Whats New Club Dougherty Township 3redlt Womens Breakfast Club unshlne Circle Club Mitchell County lason City Printing Pressmen Assistants Union Church Dads Coffee Hour ohn Glllard unlor High School Class or Congregational Church carol arther this newsmen he week Burns told could not disclose GAS PRICES HIKED PARIS UP France boosted he price of gasoline cents a gallon Monday The additional revenue was expected to help the government recoup losses from falling sales About The Weather Mason City Low Monday night 5 to 10 below Rising tempera tures Tuesday high 2024 Most ly fair through Tuesday Iowa Partly cloudy Monday night and Tuesday Low Mon day night 5 below zero to 5 above Continued cold Tues day FiveDay Iowa Temperatures will average near normal Tues day through Saturday Normal highs 25 north to 33 South Nor mal lows 9 north to 14 south Much colder Monday night with cold wave east half Warmer Wednesday Slow warming trend Thursday through Saturday with only minor daily temperature changes Precipitation will be light to moderate occurring as snow late Wednesday and again Friday or Saturday with precipitation amounts ranging from onetenth to onefourth oi an inch Minnesota Fair Monday night much colder extreme southeast and east central not quite so cold northwest Tuesday partly cloudy moderating tempera tures high 1020 above GlobeGazette weather data up to 8 a m Monday Maximum Sunday 33 Minimum Sunday night 9 At 8 a m Monday 9 Precipitation 03 YEAR AGO Maximum 24 Minimum 3 GlobeGazette weather data up to 8 Sunday Maximum Saturday 26 Minimum Saturday night 21 At 8 Sunday 24 Precipitation trace HE DAYS TOTAL OTAL TO DATE IASH STILL NEEDED HYING DAYS LEFT Only Six Here Is One Family That Needs Help ERE is an ex ample of the type of family that will he helped by your C hr is tm a s Cheer contribu tion It is one of the familie that has come to the attention of Family Serv ice Inc We do not know the name ad dress or any other details ex cept these The father and mother have both been seriously ill They have no hospitalization insurance As result they are deeply in debt for doctors and hospital bills not to mention other needs Six Children They have six children the oldest of whom is 12 years The family had no Christmas ast year Pride kept the father rom bringing the situation to the attention of Family Service But this year the mother felt he welfare of her children made t necessary The boys and girls are desperately in need of cloth ing They need money for food sure you will agree children too should have SIOUX CITY jftA threeman oroners jury has recommended hat the Woodbury County Grand ury investigate what it called he unusual circumstances in he death of James C Sampers 5 Storm Lake at the Sioux City Osteopathic Hospital Dec 8 The jury composed of George lilton Oscar Hanson and Robert Jarlson said Sampers met his ieath under unusual circum tances and that there is evi ence of negligence sufficient to varrant further It reached a verdict Saturday light following a sixhour long nquest conducted by Dr Thomas Coriden Woodbury County cor ner Major Surgery Sampers died about Dec 8 at the hospital five days Iter major surgery An autopsy lerformed under a District Court irder resulted in a coroners re Merchandise While merchandise gifts are welcome for the Christ mas Cheer Fund they do not count against the cash goal If you have something to give please report it to Miss Doris Bruce Family Service Inc Tel Be prepared to place a cash value on it for listing on the final day of the campaign Last years merchandise contributions totaled some of the joys of Christmas in the form of toys That such families can be helped is the reason for our tre mendous concern with this Christ mas Cheer Fund Expriss Concern That more and more persons business firms and organizations are becoming concerned is evi dent in the gifts that have come Sunday night some 30 carolers of the Junior High School Sunday class of the First Congregational Church brought Christmas joy to many residents in the southeast part of the city The result was contributions totaling After the caroling Robert Shep ard brought the group into Stacy Cafe for hot chocolate anc cookies When Shep ard went U pay the bill he was told by th owner Nick Pathoulas that thi AT PHOENIX ARIZ Car Train Co Hide Death Toll Hits 12 PHOENIX Ariz UPi Twelve persons were killed Monday vhen the old model car into whichthey were jammed collided with he Southern Pacifics Golden State Limited at the western edge of Phoenix A thirteenth occupant of the car an 18monthold girl was ritically injured It was the worst wreck of its kind on record The death toll originally placed at 11 was raised at midmorn ng when police searching through rush at the accident scene found le body of a young boy Bodies were scattered over a irge area The body of a woman eighing about 250 pounds was ound 300 feet from the cars Investigate Storm Lake Mans Death port that Sampers death was caused by generalized peritoni tis with multiple abscesses after gastric resection was per Dr A C Starry pathologist who conducted the autopsy wit Dr Coriden testified thattasmal fragment of what I believe t have been a needle was found ir the abdominal Other Witnesses Other witnesses included Polic Chief Russell White Dr R B Anderson chief of staff of the rospital Dr Donald C Giehm chairman of the corporate boarc of the hospital and Dr Lester W Jamieson who performed the op eration Testimony disclosed that upon he advice of their attorney An derson and Giehm went to Chief White to discuss the Sampers death and report that some sheets of his medical chart were missing These included a report on the operation and nurses rec ords hassis Police tentatively identified 11 ead presumed to be Phoenix esidents as Juan Alires 59 Juan Alires 21 Victor Alires 28 Clara Uires 21 Sofi Alires 28 Mike Mires 8 months Steven Alires David Alires 8 Bobby Alires LeRoy Johnson 36 and John y Massery 36 A woman about 40 remained nidetitified No one on the train was in ured In fact no one on the train new about the accident until hey pulled into Union Station bout three miles from the crash cene Crew members t he n potted bits of human flesh and a ar fender on the forward truck the second half of the diesel ngine Mortuary attendants said man led bodies were those of five ien three women and four chil ren Police said witnesses told of eeing the crowded car speeding oward the crossing at 35th Ave ue at 75 to 80 miles an hour The train was traveling at 75 The train crew said they had Gage Named Acting President at Coe CEDAR RAPIDS Harry M Gage a former Coe College president was named acting jresident of the school Monday y the Executive Committee of he Board of Trustees The se ection was on the recommenda ion of the faculty of Coe Dr Gage will fill the top ad ministrative post at the college until a new president is chosen to succeed Howell H Brooks who resigned effective Dec 15 BULLETIN WARSAW UP Poland and the Soviet Union signed a mili tary agreement Monday night giving Poland a say in the movements of Soviet troops stationed within Polish borders would be a donation to help in the good cause Deeply Appreciative We are deeply appreciative of he gifts that have come in Speaking for many families such as the above we thank you for hese and other gifts that we now are on the way from gener ous hearted Mason City people Needless to say we have a long ways to go to reach the needed for this project But we are not worried We have faith in the goodness of our readers Send or bring your gifts to the GlobeGazette offices The ad dress is Christmas Cheer Fund Care GlobeGaxerte Mason City Iowa felt a jar but didnt know a the time what it was The worst single car toll in th United States occurred in Apr 1940 when 13 persons died in highway accident in Minnesot The greatest number killed j an autotrain collission was 10 in Colorado in August 1947 JAWAHARLAL NEHRU Nehru Ike Open Vital Conferences WASHINGTON isenhower and Prime Minister awaharlal Nehru of India drove o Gettysburg Monday for mantoman talks on world prob ms in the seclusion of Eisenhow farm home Nehru who arrived in Washing in Sunday for a fourday state isit will be Eisenhowers guest t Gettysburg overnight President Eisenhower in a big overnment limousine drove the White House to Blah official guest house ust across Pennsylvania Avenue picked up Nehru at 9 ehru emerged from Blair House ust as the President drove up Exchange Views The President got out of the car i welcome Nehru and shake ands with him There away from the pressures nd pomp which customarily sur ound a visit the head oE a for AUV ign government to Washington plied they will exchange views on sue subjects as crisis the Middle East dispute rec ognition of Red China mili Giris and Boys Big News for You A FINE TIME is in store for you as Eski a littleinsize but biginheart helper of Santa Claus makes his bow in the pages of the GlobeGazette Tuesday Eski will star in a brand new type of Christmas adven ture picturestory that will keep you thrilled from now till Christmas Evel Be sure to lok for ONCE UPON A CHRISTMAS You wont want to miss a single installment Prompt Denial by U S Hungarian Strikes End WASHINGTON Wl Russia harged Monday the Hungarian evolt against Comunist rule was stimulated from the he United States bluntly rejected he accusation Less than two hours after a So iet Embassy official made the ontention a State Department pokesman said it is as clear as nose on anybodys face that ic uprising was the action of Hungarian people themselves rotesting the oppression they ave been under for some Soviet Charge DAffaires Sergi triganov leveled the accusation uring a call at the State Depart ment At the same time he wrushed aside an American pro est against the massing of Soviet anks on the sidewalk in front lie American Legation in Buda iest about two weeks ago Called Interference I decline resolutely this pro Striganov said He termed t an unjustified attempt to in erfere between relations of the and the Hungarian Peo les State Department Press Officer lincoln White told a news confer ncc later that the American pro est still Deputy Un ersecretary of State Robert Mur ihy who talked with Striganov re used to accept the explanation tie said Striganov told reporters that ftluhphy raised the question oi Soviet troops in The Soviet diplomat said he te 1 explained that Soviet tary alliances disarmament Diplomats of colonialism and both countries liope the President and Nehru leads of the worlds two larges democracies can narrow some of the differences that have sep irated their nations on a number f international issues Some look or a new understand Second Visit Nehru his visit to the United tales long delayed by the Presi ents illness of last summer ar ived in Washington aboard the Presidents personal plane Sunday afternoon In setting foot on American soil for only the second time he said that he considered it a privilege to confer with Mr Eisenhower at this rather im portant and even perhaps crit ical moment in stationed FIRE BUG SOUGHT TRENTON N J Monday hunted a religious fa natic who set afire Sunday four churches the terms the Warsaw Treaty and that Hungary is a participant in that treaty As for the events in Hungary I said to Mr Murphy there was an attempt to counter revolun tionaries at rebellion which was stimulated from the outside and at the request of the Hungarian government Soviet troops assist ed the Hungarian government to establish order in the U S Blamed Striganov declined to say what country he had in mind when as serting the Hungarian revolt was stimulated from the outside So viet propaganda broadcasts have sought to lay this blame on the United States In rejecting the American pro test about Soviet tanks Striganov said they were stationed there with the purpose of guarding foreign missions in In Hungary itself the strike launched a week After lunch with the President ago in protest of the arrest of the Indian prime minister contwo labor leaders appeared to fcrred with Secretary of State John Foster Dulles for more than an hour attended a reception at the Indian Embassy and dined Sunday night with Chief Justice Earl Warren be ended Monday The labor chiefs Sandor Racz and Sandor Bari have not been released but the threat of hunger and winter cold forced most of the workers I to return to their jobs CHRISTMAS CHEER CAROLING Members of the Junior High School Class of the First Congregational Church went caroling Sunday evening in behalf of the Christmas Cheer Fund They are shown singing in front of the home of Dr and Mrs Carroll 0 Adams As result of their project was raised to make this a hap pier Christmas for other boys and girls U ;

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