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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - April 20, 1960, Mason City, Iowa North Daily Newspaper Edited for MASON CITY GLOBEGAZETTE The Newspaper ThcTt Makes All North lowans Neighbors VOL Mwciated PTCM United loternttioct Fun MASON CITY IOWA WEDNESDAY APRIL 20 1WO 7o Copy Consuls of Two 144 I i Cuba now big goal of Reds By LORNA MORLEY GlobeGarette Editorial Research Burtau angry young leader who liberated his people from the Batista dictator ship is finding it hard to say anything good of the country which helped to liberate Cuba from Spain Fidel Castro is put out with the United part be cause defectors from his revo lutionary government have found refuge here but apparent ly more because Americans have dared to suggest that Cuba is in some risk of slipping under the dictatorship of international communism SIGNS OF strong Communist influence in the Castro govern ment are all around Meanwhile Cuba land reform is being carried on with little regard for rights of former own ers and with state operation of large properties instead of dis tribution among small farmers seemingly the main objective Through all this the United States has tried to be patient It has not opposed larfd reform only sought fair compensation for the numerous American owners of sugar and ranch lands It has refrained from re ducing Cubas share of the US sugar market It has tried to stop illegal flights out of Florida by or on behalf of Cuba refu gees It has returned its am bassador to Havana after an initial recall so that no oppor tunity for conciliation will be lost While Cuba now seems to be i nj e r n ational communisms main target in this part of the world it has been suggested that Moscow probably is most interested in using the island as a platform for pressing political offensives in other Latin Amer ican of all Bra zil where there is a large de pressed population DEMANDS IN South and Cen tral America for more rapid economic development offer fer tile ground for Red propaganda Communist agents and parties in those countries have been ex Seoul quiet despite new outbreaks Corrective vow by Rhee Wo change in Ikes itinerary WASHINGTON Two members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Wednesday that President Eisen hower reconsider his plan to visit Korea as a further protest against repressive measures of Syngman Rhees government A third Sen Hubert H Humphrey disagreed I think it is a good lime for the President to speak up on spot for the political right of Ihc Korean people and hope he will do so Humphrc said There has been no indicatioi of a change in Eisenhowers plans to visit Korea June 2 near the end of his schedulcc N WHIPPING UP A South Korean student addresses fellow dem onstrators from atop a commandeered street car near the presidential palace AP Photoiax in Seoul New rioting flared against the government of President Syngman Rhee and many more were killed or in jured plotting United grievances States and against the striving Venezuelan chief gets support revolt doomed ews in a utshell FROM OUK W1KE SERVICES BRASILIA BRAZIIAmid religious ceremony and the throb of samba drums this glittering stillunfinished city deep in Brazils heartland be comes the nations new cap ital at the stroke of midnight Wednesday HICKORY N men in a private plane wore killed when their craft collided in flight with a Piedmont Air lines passenger liner near the Hickory airport The airliner carrying 36 persons landed safely None aboard was hurt NEW are testing a new more potent Salk vaccine that cuts the im munization dosage by two thirds The National Founda tion annonunccd two shots of lh a cubic centimeter each are expected to be as effective as the old dosage of three shots of one cc each trip to Japan the Soviet Union am CARACAS Venezuela UB Rebels seized control of an army regiments headquarters at San Cristobal near the Colom bian border Wednesday in an attempt to set off nationwide revolt against President Romu lo Betancourts government Betancourt ordered soldiers to San Cristobal to quell the upris ing and pledges of support came to him at once from mili project a favorable image of the USSR as a powerful friend of Latin America The Soviet Union and its satel lites have been pushing for ex pansion of commerce with Latin America for the past half dozen years By 1959 however their trade accounted for only 2 per cent of the areas foreign trade while the US share was 47 per cent and Western Europes 28 pei cent Most of the Soviet bloc trade moreover was with Argentina Brazil Cuba and Uruguay Communists therefore have some way to go before they be come real economic rivals of the free world in Latin Amer ica However the process might be sharply accelerated by an actual Communist takeover in one or more countries Such a development probably would give the Reds a big boost in popular esteem and so increase antiYankee and proCommunist pressures THE US IN earlier days did not hesitate to intervene in Car ibbean countries when North American security or the lives or property of American citi zens were threatened Until 1934 the Platt Amendment gave a treaty right to intervene in Cuba to preserve that countrys inde pendence and maintain a gov ernment adequate for the pro tection of life properly and in dividual liberty Under the Good Neighbor policy the Platl Amendment was revoked and the United States adhered to various interAmerican conven tions barring intervention by one country in the affairs of an other Numerous resolutions directed against Communist subversion were adopted by the American republics after World War II Resolutions now pending in the House and Senate at Wash ington would provide a similar procedure in the case of a pros pective American victim of in ternational communism Such a procedure it is urged would avoid the perhaps fatal delay in volved in going through Rio pact formalities and also avoid the stigma of an independent viola tion of the cherished principle of nonintervention Case and Davis win elections By THE ASSOCIATED TRESS Sen Clifford P Case RNJ easily weathered a conservative challenge to his renomination and balladsinging Jimmie Davis von the Louisiana governorship landily in Tuesdays elections Case will face Democra Thorn Lord Mercer County Trenton Democratic chairman in STew Jerseys Senate election in November CASES MARGIN of victory over Robert Morris former chief counsel for the Senate In ternal Securitj subcommittee surpassed 100000 votes Bu Morris declined to say if he would support Case in the No vember election despite a pier for unity from Sen Thruston B Morton the Republican national chairman We fought this campaign on principles Morris said aftc conceding defeat We lost Were going to keep on fightin for the same principles IT WAS MORRIS second un successful attempt to win a New Jersey Republican senatorial nomination He finished third in a threeway race in 1958 but got strong conservative barking in his campaign against Case In Louisiana Davis smothered three opponents including Re publican Francis Grevemberg He will succeed Earl K Long as governor Although Grevcmberg made the best showing for a Republi can in years in Louisiana he was outpolled by Davis by a better than 4 to 1 margin States Rights colorbearer Kent Courtney a New Orleans pub lisher and writein candidate Maurice W M E Clark a poet philosopher from New Orleans ran far behind Davis was governor between 1944 and 1948 ary political and ources The moderate Vene z u e 1 a n iresident announced he would ise all constitutional powers to rush the rebellion but would aot suspend constitutional guar intees in this oilrich nation THE STRONG military garri on at Caracas announced its upport at once for Betancourts government Leaders of the nations three major political parties spoke ver a national radio network appealing to their followers in San Cristobal to vigorously op pose the insurrection The rebels seized control of he Simon Bolivar army regi ments headquarters at San ristobal Gen Pedro Jose Quevado commander of the Venezuelan armed forces urged my com panions in arms to set an ex civilian ample of common sense and maturity and support the con NEW BUSINESS DES MOINES has e e n scheduled by the Iowa jiquor Control Commission for he opening of Grinnells first state liquor store SAME stitutional government The head of the Central Work ers Organization Jose Gonzalez Navarro for its 1200000 members to go on strike He said this would be a demonstra tion of opposition to the crimi nal insurrection which he de clared was counting on the sup port of the Dominican Republic THE GOVERNMENT had an nounced last Saturday that it had smashed a plot for an armed invasion of Venezuela from Colombia by officers who were dismissed from the army for their support of former dic ator Gen Marcos Perez Jim enez Venezuelan naval craft and air force planes were patrolling he coast Wednesday on the ookout for two fishing boats which the minister of defense General Jose Lopez Henrique said had sailed from Spain with arms for the plotters Betancourt a moderate with a reputation as a social reform er has faced a series of minor uprisings threats and harrass ments since he look office early in 1959 He was elected a year after the overthrow of Perez Jimenez now in exile in Flori da MRS HOWARD DIES CLEMONS P How ard 86 widow of the first president of the Iowa Farm Bu reau died Tuesday Her hus band James R who also was a former president of the Ameri can Farm Bureau Federation died in 1954 MEXICO Rivera Zamora returned home six days after his family held his funeral To the familys screams he explained he had lost his memory after a hold up man hit him over the head Another body from an acci dent had been identified as his Thats the one his family buried and they still owe for the funeral WASHINGTON The Na tional Mediation board has cleared the way for President Eisenhower to appoint a fact finding panel to head off a possible nationwide rail strike next month United Arab Republic said it has smashed widespread Israeli espionage rings and foiled an Israeli plot to assassinate President Gamal Abdel Nasser CRUSHED TO DEATH WATERLOO Kurtenbach 47 Gilbertvillc was crushed to death Tuesday when a hoist released accident ally and dropped the box of a gravel truck on him SENS GEORGE D Aiken R VI and Mike Mansfield D joined Humphrey in ap plauding Tuesdays action by Secretary of State Christian A Herter in charging the South Korean government with adopt ing repressive measures un suilcd lo a free democracy Aiken told a reporter the President ought lo take a sec ond look at his scheduled itin erary for the Par East which includes the slop in South Ko Id assume the President is reconsidering the proposed stop over in Korea Mansfield said THE COMMUNIST worlds newspapers meanwhile dc scribed the riots in South Korci as an uprising against the re gime of President Syngman Rhce and the influence of th United States The Soviet gov ernment organ Izvcstia for in stance said the demonstrations foreshadow the inevitable fa of the regime which rests on a double barrier of their own South Korean and imported American Britains liberal News Chron icle said the Rhee government is a serious embarrassment to the West It urged that the United States exert its influence in Korea to check the cruelties of the government and give democracy a 32 killed in Colombia crash BOGOTA Colombia tytwo persons were killed and 20 survived the crash of a Co lombian airliner at Bogotas new international airport Tues day night The Lloyd Acreo Colombiano C46 arriving from Miami crashed as it was preparing At Photofax CALLS ON HERTER Ko rean Ambassador You Chan Yang arrives at the Stale De partment in Washington for a conference with Secretary Herter After the meeting Yang said ilertcr considered police measures against dem onstrators in Seoul exces sively repressive to land in a fog On its approach to the main runway the plane hit a 15foot mound of dirt split in two caught fire and fell into a lake near the airfield North Iowa Showers and thun derstorms extreme east Wed nesday evening otherwise di minishing winds dccrcasin cloudiness and cooler Wedncs day night lows 4450 Parti cloudy Thursday highs uppe 60s to lower 70s Iowa Decreasing cloudiness di minishing winds and cooler Wednesday night with scat tered showers extreme cast lows 40 northwest to 50 south east Partly cloudy Thursday warmer west and extreme north highs upper GOs north cast to mid 70s southwest Further outlook Partly cloudy and generally warmer Friday chance of scat tered showers Fiveday Iowa For the period Thursday through Monday temperatures will average 3 to fi degrees above normal Highs will average 64 to 70 Lows will average 42 to 48 There will be frequent but minor daytoday temperature changes Precipitation will av erage light to moderate occur ring as Saturday Monday Minnesota Clearing cooler Highs Thursday 5565 GlobeGazette weather data up lo 8 a m Wednesday Critical attitude by US A promise of redress SEOUL South Korea President Syngman Rhce Wed nesday pledged a redress of grievances as his soldiers smashed the last of the riotous resistance which hrought this capital to the edge of revolu tion New demonstrations were reported in other cities Sternly rebuked by the United Slates for his govern ments repressive measures unsuilcd to a free democracy the 85yearold President said T h c government will devote maximum energy to the inves gation of these disturbances hose who arc guiity can he as ured of punishment Those with lajor grievances can be1 ccr ain of redress LT GEN SONG YoChan in harge of the emergency mar ial law clamped upon live cit es Tuesday said the last major jroups of demonstrators had jcen broken up and their lead ers arrested The rioting over the past two days ia Seoul climaxed by a surging march on Rhees man sion left a confirmed total ot 123 dead and more than 500 wounded or injured 50 of them critically The death toll was expected to climb This capital looked showers Friday or and again about had been through a Maximum Minimum 71 Blockade over medical aid for aged broken WASHINGTON UPI Democratic leaders Wednes day broke the congressional blockade that has been hold ing up an electionyear drive to provide a new program of medical care for the aged The compromise which won support from Democrats on the House Ways Means committee would add an op tional program on hospitali zation insurance to the bene fits already available under the Social Security pro gram The new hospitalization benefits would go only to the older persons among those drawing retirement benefits possibly not taking un til age 72 The beneficiaries could choose between hospital ization benefits and a small in crease in monthly cash bene fits The nsurance would pay only part of the hospital bills for any eligible patient It would not take effect after the patient had been in the hos pital for sometime possibly from five to seven days Six Democrats earlier blocked committee approval of the controversial Forand Bill to expand Social Security into the new field of medical care on a compulsory basis The Forand Bill provided for far more extensive benefits than the compromise proposal RIVIERA ANNIVERSARY Four years dont make a lifetime but to those who said Grace Kellys marriage to Prince Rainier of Monaco wouldnt last should take a second look at this Photofax cozy scene Princess Grace cuts the fourcandled cake as the former glamor girl of Hollywood and Philadelphia and her rich hubby observe their anniver sary They have two children as if it wartime battle Buildings still smoked from fires Weeping crowds gath c r c d outside hospitals Bod ies were re turned to be reaved f a m ilies A gov ernment con solation pay ment of 500 000 hwan RHEE was proclaimed for the bereaved Rhees statement his first in nine days of antigovernment demonstration which burgeoned into Tuesdays wild violence made no mention of US Sec retary of Stale Christian A Hertcrs assertion that the up risings reflected popular dis satisfaction over the conduct of the recent election AN UNEASY CALM settled over the capital while Rhees Cabinet met on this most grave crisis since Korea became a re public 12 years ago While troops stood guard at major government buildings p o li c e kept up operations against scattered bands of dem onstrators roaming the out skirts of Seoul Scattered gun fire continued through the night and shortly after dawn police shot and killed three members of an armed group defying the curfew New demonstrations were re ported in T a e g u Kwangju Conju Suwon Jri and Inchon but no casualties were reported Both Taegu and Kwangju are under martial law The demonstrators are de manding nullification of the March 15 presidential election in which Rhee won a fourth term and his running mate Li Kiangpoo defeated vice presi dent John M Chang both by overwhelming votes The dem onstrators charge that Rhees Liberal party rigged the elec tions and also accuse the police of brutality against election day demonstrators Rhee said he and his govern ment were shocked by the vi olence of the demonstrations On the inside Editorials Page 4 North Iowa News 4 Clear Lake News 13 Society News 131415 Sports 1711 Comics It Latest Markets M Mason City News x lt27
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