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   Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - August 26, 1963, Mason City, Iowa                             North low Doily Newspaper newspaper that mokes oil North lowon neighbors J CITY GLOBEGAZETTE Home Edition VOL ta Associated Press United Press Internationa Full Lease MASON CITY IOWA MONDAY AUGUST U 1H3 19c Ptpcr CouUU of Two On THEY WAITMrs Suzanne Voltz 23 KM 4 pose at her parents home at Crystal Lake near Frankfort Mich where they wait and wonder the faue of her husband Army Capt Carleton W Voltz who was captured by North Korean Commu nists May 17 After 101 clays The suspense is worse than the loneliness Mrs Voltz says Commu nist negotiators at Panmunjom at first refused to talk about the two Americans now they have im posed a mail blackout Voltz and Capt Ben W Stutts were forced down in a helicopter by Red Korean gun Lodge makes call on Diem SAIGON South Viet Nam tf US Ambassador JHLenry Cabot Lodgemet with President Ngo Dinh Diem Monday jnthe wake of a massive student revolt smashed by armed police and troops in full battle gear arrived American diplomat presented hisi credentials to Diem and the two exchanged pleas ceremony They put off until later hard talks on the C3 VVXlxH thousands of univer s i t y students were arrested and several were injured As fearsof an attempted coup subsided Lodge was expected to Woman rescued after 90foot fall into mine WEBB CITY Mo WVA woman fell 90 feet down an abandoned mine shaft and landed in deep water then clung to the timbered sides of the shaft more than an hour Sunday until rescued Mrs Margaret Hayes 29 ap parently suffered only bruises Hospital attendants said she was in good condition North Iowa Weather outlook Partly cloudy with widely scattered showers or thunder showers through Tuesday Warmer Monday night lows upper 50s to tower Ms Con tinued mild Tuesday highs near M Weather details on Page 2 confront Diem for thi with US views on the internal strife and determine just where the Vietnamese chief stands Lodge arrived Thursday the day after Diem cracked down on Bud dhist opposition and placed the country under martial law University students took over from the Buddhists on Sunday the leadership of the mushrooming mass movement against the Diem regime touching off fears of a fullscale revolt They converged on the Univer sity of Saigon to protest what they call the governments harsh rule but never had a chance to demon strate Police hauled students off bicycles scooters and motorcy cles threw them into trucks and drove them away Rifle firewounded two teen age girl students One uncon firmed report said police shot and killed a 17yearold girl attempt ing to flee the roundup Bulletin WASHINGTON en tire diplomatic staff of South Viet Nams embassy re signed Monday in protest over what is called repressive measures against Buddhists professors and students the embassy reported Husband in Korean prison I try not to think about it wife says him have lots of nightmares At oeriodir r u FRANKFORT Mich 101 days Capt Carleton W Voltz of the US Army has been im prisoned by North Korea Com munists His wife Suzanne says Most of the time I try not to think about htm Maybe thats wrong said Mrs Voltz but if I didnt Id go crazy Its the anxiety of waking and wondering what theyre doing to him I have lots of 1 think hes here and hes not One night I dreamed he was being tortured Vollz 26 of Oak Park II and Capt Ben W Stutts 30 of Flor ence Ala were captured May 17 after North Koreans shot down their helicopter They were on a routine inspection of boundary markers along Koreas demili tarized zone At periodic meetings of the Joint Military Armistice Commis sion in Panmunjom Korea offi cials of the United Nations have requested the Reds to release the captains Communist delegates have refused to discuss the sub ject since a May 17 meeting when they acknowledged that the Americans were captured Maj Gen Chang Chunghwan v x V chiefdelegate of North Korea charged the captains were on a spying mission He has refused to listen to requests by Maj Gen George H Cloud senior UN dele gate that Voltz and Stutts be per mitted to receive letters and pack ages from their families Mrs Voltz 23 is living with her parents on nearby Crystal Lake Occasionally said Mrs Voltz she gels an urge to head for Washington and shake some body I have faith it will work out but so many things have wrong she said Were too re served in speaking our piece Maybe theres something I dont know about Maybe were trying to make a trade Miners escape hole ready She gets by mistake DES MOINES W A Des Moines mother out of a job saw slip through her fingers over the weekend Mrs Elisanetta Gunn was recovering Monday from the shock of receiving in stead of the usual check she gets in child support Mrs Gunn receives the money through the District Court clerks office from Doug lass Triplett for the support of their sonVernon 10 The weekly check is her only income since she lost her job Mrs Gunn said She also receives food from the county welfare department and has applied for Aid to De pendent Children funds Mrs Gunn did not bother to open the envelope until Sun day when she endorsed the back of the check without looking at the front and took it to her landlord Gayland Schnoor as payment for her rent He just kept looking at the check real silly like and then said he couldnt do anything with it Mrs Gunn said I said it was just a check and he said Id better look at it again When she saw the amount of the check she said I went into shock and could hardly believe it Mrs Gunn said that I knew I wasnt going to get any where with the money I knew if I took it to the bank they would look awful funny at me She turned it over to offi cials who gave her and took the check It was quite a thing I think about it all the time Mrs Gunn said Ooh if I just had a pinch of it Authorities said the error apparently was made by an employe in the clerks office who probably pushed the wrong keys on a checkwrit ing machine and inadvertent ly added 831000 to the amount due Mrs Gunn CRUMP DIES BOSTON John B Crump 95 one of the last surviving veter ans of the Indian Wars died Sat urday THEY HOPE WAITING WILL END Mrs David Jelhn left and Mrs Henry Throne wives of two miners trapped more than 300 feet underground at Mazleton Pa watch at mine rescue scene In center This is nothing new for Fellin SHEPPTON Pa UPI Twentyfour years ago 65 min ers staged a sitdown strike in a coal mine here and stayed un derground for a week Among them wasDavid Fell in 58 who Monday awaited rescue along with another min er from a mine shaft where the wo have been trapped for two weeks And ironically the mine shaft Congress acts quickly Inside The Globe WASHINGTON BC is a city of many faces Page 2 SUEPPEL TO renew safe ty education in Iowa Page 3 FIRST PARIS pictures tell fashion story Page 10 Editorials t Society news 1011 North Iowa news 13 Sports news Mason City news Clear Lake news 11 Transit timetable JJ where Fellin and Henry Throne 28 are entombed is the same mine where the strike took place in 1939 This was brought to light by Frank Calovini at present an oil burner mechanic at Niagara Falls N Y but in 1939 one of the strikers and a close friend of Fellin I kept reading about Davey in the papers and just had to drive down and watch the res cue operation Calovini said He drove back home after spending the weekend at the rescue site Calovini said the mine at that time was owned by the Stcele Coal Co which had claimed bankruptcy The miners agreed to work an additional two weeks on the promise they would be paid at the end of that time he said When the company failed the miners staged the strike and bedded down on straw in an old underground mule stable Steam pipes5 provided heat and the company sent down meals The strike ended when the company agreed to pay each of the men Calovini said Daveys a rugged Calovini said It would take lot more than this to stop him he added Rails post rules changes CHICAGO UPI of the nations largest railroads Monday notified train crewmen their work rules will be changed Santa Fe Baltimore and Ohio Illinois Central Burlington Pennsylvania New York Cen tral and Gulf Mobile and Ohio Railroads confirmed that work rules changes notices went up over the weekend The changes are tof take ef fect at am Thursday In Congress however the House Commerce Committee approved legislation geared to a nationwide rail strike Thursday while the Senate squared off for what a Repub lican leader said would be a real shooting match over a gimilar bill Senate Republican Leader Everett Dirksen I said op posing Senate forces were coming out of all corners shooting over a bill to set up a sevenrfiember board to arbi trate the fouryearold dispute With one key exception the House bill was similar to the Senate version It would not subject the socalled secondary issues to arbitration The Sen ate bill would provide for arbi tration of these matters if no agreement was reached by col lective bargaining within 30 days Both would provide that the two primary issues the need for firemen on freight and yard service d i e s e 1 s and overall makeup of train re solved by arbitration binding on both the unions and the carriers Like the Senate bill the House legislation dropped Pres ident Kennedys proposal that the Interstate Commerce Com mission be handed the problem of settling the dispute While the House measure would not allow the arbitration board to touch issues beyond the questions of firemen and crews it would forbid a strike over secondary disputes for 150 days after the bill was enacted If both chambers passed a different bill it would require setting up a HouseSenate con ference committee to work out a compromise This could mean delaying final action beyond strike threat date Sheffield boy killed in machinery SHEFFIELD Larry Leon ard Etnier 12 was killed Sun day night while helping his father Leonard Etnier on their farm The boys pant leg be came caught in the mechanical unloading wagon box while feeding silage to cattle He was drawn into the machinery Surviving are his parents three brothers Edward David and Roger a sister Nancy and a grandfather Sam Etnier Hampton Funeral services will be Wed nesday at 2 pm at Zioh St John Lutheran Church Burial will be in Hillside Cemetery with WartnabyGrarup Funeral Home in charge The body will be at the family home from Tuesday at 3 pm to the time of service Pholofax background a 55foot drill rig continues to enlarge the escape hole which the two men trapped since August 13 will be brought up if all goes well Photofax DIFFERENT ESCAPE CAPSULE MAY BE USED open steel latticed escape capsule instead of a solid rolled steel escape capsule may be used at Hazleton Pa where two miners are trapped under ground Tom Morgan of the U S Bureau of Mines explains the operation of the capsule here as a miner slips into the side of the tube The other capsule would have the trapped miners enter it from a bottom opening JFK gets note from K WASHINGTON UPI ian Ambassador Anatoly Do rynin Monday gave President Cennedy a message from Soviet Premier NikiU S Khrushchev suggesting ways to ease world tensions in the wake of the nu clear test ban treaty The Ambassador declined to give details on Khrushchevs ideas But he said Kennedy would discuss the matter while Soviet Foreign Minister Andrei Gromyko is in this country for the forthcoming UN General Assembly meeting Test of capsule is next ROM OUR WIRK SERVICES SHEPPTON vorkers Monday pushed an en argcd escape hole through to wo miners who have been rapped for the past two weeks 308 feet underground and pre pared to pull them to the sur face Officials said however that it would take four to six hours at least to get equipment ready for the actual rescue of David Fellin 58 and Henry Throne 28 Th e additional time was needed to pull the drill and pipes get a hoist into position and test the metal capsule they will rise one at a time back from the grave There poiiibility tbtt the hole mty htre to be en larged further tf the capsule does rideupanddown the shaft smoothly This would mean the men would have to pend another day at least in he mine The drilf enlarging the hoU rom 12 to inches broke hrough to Pellin and Throne t pm CST The plug is through Fellin eported A little corner and were free Fellin referred to a rock that as lodged in one corner of the scape hole to the surface Through the loudspeaker setup n the surface rescue workers ould hear Fellin and Throne runting and gasping as they ried to pry the rock loose There is a piece of rock in he way of the opening Fellin aid finally and asked that rill be used a few seconds onger to clear it out The job of reaming out the ole for the last 15 feet was so clicatc the huge 60ton drill vhich bores through solid rock t 1750 revolutionsper minute vas slowed to barely rpm and less It was a critical phase of the peration There was always a MINERS Please turn to page 2 Find copilots body near Irwin OMAHA im The body of Capt Leonard A Theis 2f crewman on a 847 medium bomber involved in a col lision over Iowa August It been fevnd an Offutt Air Force Base spokesman said Monday Maj Julian i Hill Offutt AFB Public Information effi said Capt Theis body was found about three south of Irwin Iowa near where the wreckage of the two planes fell last Men day Capt Theis wat San Fernando Calif SAME DATE1H2344   

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