Mason City Globe Gazette, August 21, 1957

Mason City Globe Gazette

August 21, 1957

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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - August 21, 1957, Mason City, Iowa North Iowas Daily Newspaper Edited for the Home MASON CITY GLOBEGAZETTE THE NEWSPAPER THAT MAKES ALL NORTH 10WANS NEIGHBORS VOL LXItl Associated Press and United Press Full Lease Wires Seven Cents a Copy MASON CITY IOWA WEDNESDAY AUGUST 21 1957 This Paper Consists oi Two One No 349 ministration Whacks at Spending To Investigate Blacktopping in Cerro Gordo AMES UP The State Highway Commission voted unanimously Wednesday to ask the losva attor ney generals office to investigate a secondary road project being carried out by the Cerro Gordo County Board of Supervisors The commission acted after re ceiving a letter from Carl E Cox assistant district engineer at Ma son City In the letter Cox said the pro ject apparently is being carried out by the supervisors without complying with approved prac tices and without complying with the posted bidding proposal The road involved is referred to as the R o ck we 11S waled ale road A rolled stone base is being constructed by day labor The resolution of he commis sion notified the attorney general that from state observation the Cerro Gordo supervisors were not complying with the law An in vestigation was requested Originally Cerro Gordo County contemplated a project for stage blacktopping on certain roads but Iowa Highway Commission engineers said this was not con sidered feasible Later the Cerro Gordo supervis ors advertised the project for let ting but accepted none of the bids One of the questions indicated by Cox in his letter was whether the base was being constructed on the same specifications as the project when it was advertised Chief Engineer John Butter said the reason the commission has entered the picture is that state law requires that whenever any possibility of wrong procedure in secondary road work arises it must be reported to the attorney general IN SYRIAN CRISIS Ike Thinks Russians f 11 JL I Full Control DES MOINES 0 A proposal that state aid to schools be increased to at least 53 million dollars a year was among tentative 1959 legislative recommendations made public Wednesday by the State Board of Public Instruction The goal would be to reduce the local property tax burden State school aid at present is a year The board said it is making its tentative proposals well in advance of the 1951 egislative session to give loca chool boards opportunity to study ind comment on them About 536172000 of the increas d funds would be used to paj n full aid to schools according o a formula set up under law Because of lack of adequate ap nopriations funds are now pro General Aid The remainder of the 53 mil ion or Need for New Form Markets Loveless Tells Crowd at Britt Herschel Love less told Britt residents and Hobo Day visitors Tuesday tha Iowa has just scratched the sur face in improving farm markets through industrial research The Governor told of potential nev uses for farm products as a re suit of a research program being started AP wirephoto WELL SON Sen Theodore Green DRI 89 the oldest man ever to serve in the Senate Wednesday gives some advice to Robert Stricklin 10 Alexandria Va said to be the youngest Senate page ever appointed Sen Francis Case RSD arranged the appointment of Robert to help a shortage of pages Normally the minimum age for Senate pages is 14 SPIRIT LAKE MYSTERY Who Is WASHINGTON President Eisenhower said Wednesday the ultimate aim of the proCommu nist bid for power in Syria is Sovi et control of the country He told a news conference how ever the United States govern ment actually does not know how far the process has gone He added this is not at present cases one of those cases which would justify any kind of action under his Middle East program adopted early this year That program spelled out in a congressional resolution provides for US eco nomic aid and use of American armed force if needed and in vited to head off Red aggression in the Middle East Although he did not say specif ically that he holds Moscow en tirely responsible for what has happened Eisenhower left no doubt that he blames the Soviet government Several times Eisenhower de clined to equate Syrian rule at the moment with rule by international Soviet ism Once he told a questioner that one should always give his enemy a line of retreat if possible This implied that Eisenhower hopes or thinks the situation is not beyond recall from the Ameri can point of view Eisenhower dealt also with these other matters CIVIL RIGHTS Republican congressional leaders Eisenhower said are ready with a proposa designed to break the stalemate over civil rights legislation Eisen hower made it clear the GOP be called a compromise which has his approval Eisenhower replied that the plan would leave the bill with sufficient effectiveness but at the same time would quiet the alarm of those who take the posi tion that the measure as the House passed it provides for ex cessive punishment in civil rights CONGRESS Eisenhower said he is tremendously disappointed in the record to date of the Demo craticcontrolled 85th Congress Asked whether he blames Dem ocrats or Republicans for that situation Eisenhower simply re plied that to the extent members of Congress have voted against his program they are to blame for what he considers its disappoint ing performance Eisenhower also was askec whether he blames the situation on the constitutional ban agains a third presidential term He re plied he feels that was not th decisive factor As for whether h regrets having run for a secon itiiua MJUUIU LUC uinicin j i i mate remain unbroken Eisen hower admimstraUon is whacking the federl ar1 watch the intenfalional situ a on on a daybyday basis anc ill base its action on develop ients As for the possibility of a spe ial session to deal with civi ights should the current stale Try for Cut in Taxes Payrolls Are First Target By G K HODENRELD WASHINGTON The Eisea ower said he cant see that there the federal payro11 and be any use or need for uch a session He said the matter could wait until Congress recon ciles in regular session in Janu ary RED CHINA The American far in an economy drive aimed at making a tax cut possible next year Government agencies are under orders not to fill any job vacancies youths who went to Red China deicaused by deathretirement or spite State Department objectionsresignatlon without specific and me very badly advised and are pnor doing the United States a disserv ice Eisenhower said ASWAN DAM Eisenhower was asked for comment on a con tention by Sen Fulbright DArk that U S withdrawal of an offer to build the Aswan Dam in Egypt precipitated all kinds of troubles in the Middle East Fulbright blamed Secretary of State Dulles Eisenhower commented that the term the answer on that is no he President said proposal to build the dam was They have been told too to cut spending by as much as a billion dollars below the proposed for this year by Presi dent Eisenhower in his budget message to Congress And the aim is to hold next years spending at or below the level of this year Mean Business A top administration adviser said Wednesday Weve had Away FOREIGN AID Eisenhower said anew he hopes the Senate will restore every cent of the 809milliondollarfojreign aid cut voted by the House He went on to say that he also hopes the best possible deal on foreign aid funds will come out of the eventual SenateHouse confer ence which will resolve differ ences between the two chambers SPECIAL SESSION Eisen hower said he will not call a spe cial session of Congress on foreign aid unless such a course becomes absolutely necessary He saic Asked whether the plan could again the administration intend made by Great Britain and the we really mean business There is Vorld Bank as well as by thejfar too much fat everywhere in Jl r I the government Were going to plan has his approval but he de clined to go into detail these things before but this time United States He said when the offer first was made Egypt came ip with completely unacceptable comfilions Egypt later revived the matter Eisenhower went on but by that time had received a lot of Com munist arms and the proposal to build the dam was withdrawn The President did not touch on whatDulles role may have been He did add that Congress had a part in withdrawal of the offer by specifying that appropriations should not be used for construc tion of the dam SPIRIT lake gion of northwestern Iowa has a Grade A mystery on its hands would be It centers about some anonymous i i who is throwing his General aid is a by a second package to the same recipient It contained S5 Conversation Topic mental ai era a is a a more accurately mail grant to all school districts t away plemental aid provides poor dis tricts with additional funds The board said that since 1951 state funds to school districts have been increased slightly more than 5 million dollars while local prop erty taxes have gone up a total of 49 million dollars for the pe riod With revisions by he 1957 Leg Already as many as a score of people in this ville Wallingford Graettinger Armstrong as well as Spirit Lake received cash ranging from 2 cents to plus in brown packages bearing a Spirit Lake dateline The addresses are neatlv The Governor and his wife arolinci islature the framework for printed with pen anci ink A check JK u equitable state aid the Postofficc here Jjwwego rived by plane at the towns landljrram nj cxits hl the stal the packages were told e boud said jln the mai1 at sPnt stau In another proposal the board Bible Camp on Lake Ingham Tuesday night conversation turned on this strange anonymous philanthropy as much as on the business reports presented The Harvey Nichterns farm couple near Wallingford had been remembered with a crisp bill The bill and the brown package in which it came were on display We dont have even a faint semblance of a theory as to why on the list Mr igram now exists in the ing strip at pm He was in troduced at Hobo Day activities by Kenneth Boughton a Hobo Day committee member Hobo Politics a GlobeGazette asked corrective legislation on the amount of school taxes that can be levied Gov Loveless in his 15minute talk touched on no controversial subjects Referring to a squab ble between contenders to the Hobo King crown earlier said I understand that there is poli itics among hoboes too That makes me feel pretty much at home A reporter for the Estherville Daily News Doug 0 1 e s o n Rule Churchills SonrnLaw Took His Own Life nvmjuj citct OAW LuuiMiiuls wiin fr i i i JT i L UI A CO1 OnCT S from 250 to 1200 children and receiving the pack a id Wcdncsd in l Under present law the limit is cnecked on tnc mysterious gifts S140 per child for school districtsireceived by people m that arca with more than 1200 children of school age to districts with No Reason New Nuclear Test Halt Is Proposed WASHINGTON ff Presi dent Eisenhower Wednesday proposed a twoyear suspension of nuclear tests provided Rus sia agrees to an eventual per manent halt in production of atomic weapons materials Eisenhower said in a state ment that Canada France and Great Britain are joining the United States in presenting this proposal in the United Nations Disarmament Suhcom m i tt e e now meeting in London The plan should be a major step toward reaching a sound and safeguarded firststep arms control agreement Eisenhow er said in making the proposal public cut cut cut This jibed with an opinion ex pressed Tuesday by Sen Byrd longtime economy advo cate who was sharply critical in January when Eisenhower pro posed a record peacetime spend ng budget Byrd said he sees signs that tha administration is making an ear nest effort to cut federal spend ing and he added If this trend continues I believe we can look forward to a reduced budget next year instead of the increased pending that the administration previously planned The administration adviser said a determined effort is being made to whittle down the federal pay roll which has climbed by 319000 in the last eight months to a total of 2285211 The civilian monthly prices This is now running at close to a billion dollars Other Instructions Government agencies also have Report Food Price Drop YORQ MVWholesale food All About The Weather Mason City Partly cloudy through Thursday Mild Wednesday night low 60 Warmer Thurs day high 8486 Iowa Partly cloudyWednesday night low in 60s Partly cloudy and little warmer Thursday hirrh in nnrthpat Imv QflJ At S629 the Compared okith 5636 last week and was 33 Defejse Department is un Parllv rloudv ind warm with aiPer cenl hlSher than the figure of der ordera to trir to cut its spend Parllj cloudy and warm with by at a mion sevencent drop was the largest Iars thls vear The Pentagon has in one week since April j ordered ships to be laid up air week in a continuation of the drop from the twoyear high estab eariy this momh Dun and lishec Bradstreet reported Wednesday been given specific instructions on other steps expected of them Friday Minnesota Fair through Thurs day Low Wednesday night 45 The years peak was reached Aug 6 at the highest fig 50 northeast and 5060 west andlure since June 28 1955 The south High Thursday 7582 GlobeGazette weather data up to 8 am Wednesday TREAT BELAFONTE Maximum Minimum At 8 am Precipitation 78 54 65 Tr EXPRESIDENT DIES low this year was S608 Neighbors Aiding Burned Woman craft production slowed down and civilian and uniformed payrolls reduced The Commerce Department has been told to take a hard look at its maritime program and come up with some savings The entire question of a heavily subsidized r i merchant marine is under review TRAER Resident of this A11 agencies have been told that eastern Iowa town their essential are were rallying around the familyjing to cost more next year of Mrs Allan iMeymeyer 34 are now costing other pro mother of four chilU T T rams within their jurisdictions MIAMI LP Julio Lozanodren was burned over 70 per cent j will have to be cut to absorb tha NEW YORK Singer HarrylDiaz 72 president of the Rcpubliciof her body when a water heaterimcreases Bclafonte is in N7ew York Hospitof Honduras from 1955 until lastlexploded More than a dozen do Barring some unforeseen devel tal for treatment of a retinal deOctober died Tuesday of a cerejnors have given blood and will r tachmcnt of his right eye itions a ohor scoo iwhile those not thus Can Ask Increase ways ling for testimony from thc blonde Tf jnoblcwoman who heard his last If these amounts are insuffij means of getting on the mailing are inquiring as ibral hemorrhage lhas been raised cient school districts can re Thc Governor told the crowd approval of emergency in list he said that town and rural lowans have allied interests nnd asked that citycountry divisions be pre vented He made a plea for work in selling Iowa and keep ing lowans within the state creases from the state trollers office These figures in he present statue are not realistic and a he inquest on the 39yearold j WASHINGTON Thc amounts are m odd of drcss Sarah ChurHoffa svore Wcdnosdav compnominations Where coins are inchill daughtcr flf sir that James Ri he did racketeer Paul eluded they arc taped lo a onl 0 minmcs Corone The W er R cc owned a of cardboard Jim Matre Esther Rpn wiinH tn aLong ville postal employe was one rapidly growing number of high the recipients nnd on the same more year than it is getting this year which began July 1 1 Requests Cut Just what those figures will be isnt certain The House reduced Eisenhowers requests by more than five billion dollars in passing both of Detroit put up the15 regular money bills The Scn jS150000 to acquire the buildingiateon 13 bills cut those requests iHc said it is to be used as a trainDV more than three billion Some T officials ls msv be restored later in WASHINGTON iffi Teamster Candle pension and welfare fundsiSUPPtemental appropriations Union Funds Used in Iowa Election school districts have to make useday recognized some 15 packages tllis emergency approval year identically wrapped Referring to displaced vc lhc board lowans in California before whom he spoke last weekend Gov Loveless said that many of them have lost touch with their home states progress Can Progress We will have progress thc Governor said as long as we have people like you in our town and on our farms And hesaid lowans can make the state an industrial as well as an agricultural leader in the na tion The Governor apparently hav ing a good time at Britts holi day loured the main streetmid way and chatted with hoboes and local officials before leav ing Another recommendation is re Businessmen on the rcceivingjiast letter to Beach Ind mansion the Team T J slers Union bought recently forfade James R Hoffa testified Byrd said heexpectTCongress Iso did not call m Lady S150000 Tuesday that the Teamsters Untbllv thc proporty wcrc mnde make a cut of about six billion VaneTempestStcwan j dont believe it Hoffa said some its funds a man named Paul Delucia jdoliars in Eisenhowers request testify nor did hc make public al He had bccn whctho lowa electionnnd a contention bv Kenfor in new appro end of the philanthropy were moval of the requirement that theicijncd at fjrs to assume that the boards appointment of the superiscndcr was a person with a guilty mlendcnt of public instruction be conscience trying to make amends subject to Senate confirmation for past irregularity but that theory has now been abandoned Among those listed in the Estherville news story were Art Bringle Mrs Allan Tostcnson that Beauchamp left mother iowan Is Burned to Death in Home knew that Ricca owned the propi that Ricca is a notori contest ncdy that Delucia and Ricca areiPraions That figure is larger nor specify and hc Dorson ious hoodlum an old Capone mobster For the second day the Midwest Teamsters Union boss was in thel witness chair of thc Senate Rack the funds went toward the cam paign of Gov Herschel Loveless CAMBRIDGE Scsicls Investigating Committee ker 60 burned to death Tuesday Rex Riggs Mayor Leo Sandersjw h e n fire destroyed his farm Police Chief Francis Solmonsonjhome near here Policeman Jerry Russell Nattcr stad Richard Ironworks W S Johnson KcHon Houts Schichtl iCecil Eide Woolworth and Coast Story County Sheriff Ivan Shal ley said Seskcr apparently fell Asleopwhile smoking Saskcr was a semiinvalid and It is inquiring into his financial may have made to any lowa company Fitzgerald was dealings and alleged Former Gov Hoegh bcsidc fioffa at the tjmc with racketeers Chairman could not immediate MC dell an told Hoffa the com Clellan DrArkt contends be reached for comment oCoast stores Almost hourly his wife was scheduled o return SAME BUck lag mrnns Irafflo death In pisl II hours the list is being expanded homefrom a trip to Minnesota The hirgest giftthus reported Tuesday night A daughter Mrs Purchase Query any contribution Hoffas than the spending total ELsenhow Union Loan proposed since some of the Hoffa also told of a money sought from Congress loan to the Abstract and not be spent until subse Titlc Guarantee Co whose home indent years address was not mentioned to fij Assuming continued prosperity rothna hn tnancc builclinS construction proijand success in holding down fed noimng aoouTccls Hc sad ns awyei Geovgceral spending a tax cut next year Mtzgerald is one of the owncrsiis almost as certain as taxes Hoffa brought New York rack tmittce is exploring his invest ments only to determine whether themselves CARD CEDAR RAPIDS card 43 ctetr Johnny Dio and other unjni0 he hearings until Hoffa was there may have been i conflict of by 28 hrgest dcrworld figures into Ihp by Committee Counsel Robjinterest between Hoffas duties aslregvilation allow was sent to stcrs Union nnd used Ihem in aiort F Kennedv about the pur a union official and his Eisenhower Tuesdav by i was slightly in excessof S200 lollmogene Eldridgc had sUyedtcr scheme to enhance bis own powjcnase 0 HH Chicago mansion jwilh persons and firms postil clerks hero and urged hitn ArtBringle This was fotlowedjwilh Sesker Monday night Hoffa sud Teamster whom the Teamsters Union had N sign a bill inerensing thoir sl name had not come j to whichhe belongs andNo labor contracts iancs ;

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