Wednesday, September 11, 1963

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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - September 11, 1963, Mason City, Iowa North Daily Newspaper I tHt moke 11 North lowons neighbors VOL Itt Home Edition AuocUtod Prew uJI MASON CITY IOWA WEDNESDAy SEPTEMBER II IW3 I0c Paper Consists of Four SectionsSection One No 114 Saved by the bell SAVEDFred M Fletcher 23 gets a hug his wife of five months and parents after they learned he wouldnt be drafted Fletcher who like many young men heard the good news at the inductibn center said he just started running By THE ASSOCIATED PKESS Hundreds of young married men facing two years of Army life found themselves Tuesday in a sit uation similar to that of the prize fighter saved by the bell In this case it was a wedding bell The bell ringer was President Kennedy He issued an executive order temporarily halting the draft of married men Many men were only minutes away from induction when the or der came through Some greeted the news with sighs of relief Others saw prob lems And like three of eight married inductees at Atlanta de cided to go into the Army any way One of the three ThdmasByers 23 of Rome Ga explained My friends threw me a big goirig away be ashamed to go back now Besides I sold my new car Among the Atlanta inductees who chose civilian life Earl G Wheeler 23 of Trenton Ga said It took meabout as long to de cide to go home as it did for them to ask the question Kennedy ordered that married men be inducted only after all acceptable single menin the 1925 age group had been drafted When Fred M Fletcher got the news at a Seattle induction cen ter the 23yearold bridegroom of fve months just started ning I actually ran but the door Fletcher said and kept running for about four blocks before I happened to think it was a long way home to Wash ington State community about 10 miles from Seattle But another inductee Daniel Robinson of Grapeview Wash wasnt as lucky Hes single Im madder than heck about this he said practically engaged to a girl If Id known about this presidential order why wed have sped things up a Jerry E Doughman 22 of Coun cil Bluffs Iowa also had prob lems He had given up his home stored his furniture and quit his railroad job Charles Ray Morgan 23 of Moss Point Miss was pulled from an induction line at Jackswi Miss just 45 minutes after the presidential order went into effect A sergeant stepped up to him just as Morgan was about to be sworn in and said You dont go Youre married If he his hand and taken the oath he would Have been Pvt Morgan JuVlhew sghed Morgan That s saved by the bell isnt it JFK vouch Jewish riots on Christians 4 brings outcry JERUSALEM Israeli Sector Minister LeviEsh kol says his will pros ecute responsible for violent demonstrations in three cities by Orthodox Jewish youths agains Christian missionary work jn Is rael Eshkol condemned the rfots in Jerusalem Haifa and Jaffa Tues day in which more than 100 Or thodox youths were arrested The youths broke into church schools and slapped children as saulted a policeman arid a teach er molesteda Catholic arch bishop and caused some damage witnesses reported The demonstrators were said to be members of the Hever Hap Revised car insurance rates started JDES auto mobile insurance rates of some 90 QompaniesV showing both in creases and went into effect in Iowa Wednesday Revjsed rates of members of the National Bureau Casualty Underwriters and the National Automobile Underwriters Associ ation were approved by Iowa In surance Commissioner William E Timmons Tfmmons said the companies write aboutlO per cent of the car insurance business in the state Where increases are being made the amounts range from to a year over most of the state but higher increases in clude a year in Des Moines and year in Sioux City However rates drop in Dav tnport and in Council Bluffs Robert J Link chief counsel for the Iowa Insurance Depart ment said accidents cost the in surers more in Des Moines than in smaller cities and that rates in Davenport probably had been set too high the last time they were adjusted Insured drivers affected include adults using their cars primarily for pleasure Males under 25 and those using their cars in driving to work will find the rate of in crease higher Link said it was not known whether other insurance compan ies will also revise their rates North fowa Weather outlook Partly cloudy and cooler Wednesday night lows in mid 50s Fair to partly cloudy and cooler Thursday highs in low 70s Wcathtr deUili on 2 eilim of an Association of Orthodox students who favor antimissionary laws Rioters invadeh the courtyard o the FrehchdirecteoVc on v e n school of St Joseph near1 Jem salems commercial district Ro fnan Catholicsisters bolted all in ncrjdoorsand called police who arrested more than 100 demon straTorsftrying to into the Finnish mission school One dem onstrator was arrested on charges of attacking a policeman In Jaffaabout 100 demonstra tors broke into the Church of Scot land school School officials said the youths slapped several chil dren assaulted a teacher and caused some damage Police seized placards the of missions andar rested seven demonstrators Archbishop Hakim lead sr of the Greek Catholic commu nity in Israel witnessed the Jaffa demonstration He told newsmen he was molested and grossly in sulted by the youths An Israeli Foreign Ministry spokesman said the Israel gov ernment is vigorously opposed to any manifestation of intolerance The Globe MOSCOW ignores Chinese bait Page 2 victory re corded in Lucas County Page 33 DECKER plant and its problems Page 4 Editorials Society news 8910 North Iowa news 2021 Clear Lake news 2223 s STAN THE wife of Lt Richard Musialholdsnew son Jeffrey Stanton first grandchild for St Louis Cardinal base ball star Stan Musial The child was born in Ft Riley hospital Jeffrey weighed in at 7 pounds ounces Lt Musial is assigned to the 1st Infantry Division finance office at Ft Kiley Quiet prevails in Birmingham Sports news 2524 Latest markets 33 Mason City news 383 Transit timetable 46 BIRMINGHAM Ala AP Hundreds of white pupils went to class inintegrated Birmingham schools Wednesday with no dis orders reported The same situation existed in desegregated schools at Mobile Tuskegee and Huntsville Federalized National Guards men at Birmingham were on a standby ready lo go on school property only if asked by city snd school officials No major crowds congregated on the grounds of West End High vhere hundreds of white pupils and some adult demonstrators created disorders Tuesday which brought ninearrests The two Negro pupils entered VestEnd a half hour before class time Police required white boys and girls to enter the build ing upon arrival or leave the vi cinity About 200 white pupils massed in a yard near the school They attempted first to congregate on football field but police chased them away Adult pickets who wanted to stage a march near the school were halted by police A caravan of States Righter cars bearing demonstrators rolled by the school but police re fused to let them stop The cars bore the usual Confederate flags and antiNegro signs All peaceful at Ramsay High and Graymont the other desegregated city schools At Ramsay a police cap tain urged pupiis Please go into classes youll be doing me a favor by doing so At there was a mild vo cal demonstration when two Ne groes went to integrated classes for thesecond day The chanting of we dont want to integrate stopped after Charles Willcox school athletic director chatted with the white pupiis The National States Rights party continued its campaign of pamphlet distribution urging a school boycott Atreaty Kennedy letter to quiet fears treaty in no way limits his authority to use nuclear weapons for the defense of the United States or Ts In a letter Kennedy alsogave unqualified and unequivocal assurances that the safeguads by military Joint Chiefs of Staff would be fully car ried out The Presidents letter was ad dressed to Sens Mike Mansfieldo Montana the Senate Democratic leader and Everett M Dirkseh of Illinois leader HELPED ELDERLY MAN FLEE Fire Chief Fred Fiedler and Mrs June Schroeder help evacuate her 90yearold stepfather Francis fire in Mrs Schroeders apart fled reported as ex Iowa Falls woman dies in wreck IOWA FALLS Ernest Pieper 57 was killed Tuesday n a traincar collision at an ntersection two miles south west of here a mile from her lome Wreckage from her car was carried one and a quarter miles by the Twin Star Rocket pas senger train It was the Hous onMinneapolis train due here at pm4and was running in time The engineer MMcCullough West Des Moines said he was Kennedy wrote trusted his assurances would be helpful in dispelling any concern or misgiv ngs which any member of the Senate or citizen may have as to our determination to maintain the interests and security of the United States It is not only safe but neces sary in the interest of this coun try and the interest of mankind that this treaty be ap proved and the hope for peace which it offers firmly sustained by the Senate of the United States Kennedy wrote Dirksen madepublic the Presi i i AIUIAX vhen Mrs Pieper drove onto he crossing He was1 unable to top his first accident n 35 the railroad Mrs Pieper who had lived Hughes objects to Skymaster as state airpfdhe the said oaiu lie was j raveling at 78 miles per hour dent s Ietter advance of deliver ing a prepared speech in which he said the letter fully assures a program that will keepus strong in the nuclear field and give us the requisite strength to meet any 1erehsince1940 is our er husband a crm our ner husband a son Lowell a eacher in the Iowa Falls Com munity School three daughters Irs Charles Ramona Deet Jen Elmhurst 111 Mrs Larry Roene Lettow Cocoa Beach Fla Mrs Dwayne Ruth Ann Roeske Iowa Falls her father Ben DeVries Aplington three sisters Mrs Dick Luella Kup er and Mrs Edward Beulah Sietsma both of Wellsburg Mrs Clarence Hazel Hobbs Badger and eight grandchil dren Funeral arrangements are in complete at the Linn Funeral Home here BIG FAMILY LA GRANGE Ind UPI The birth of triplets raised the size of the family of Wilbur Eash 21 and his wife Orpha 22 to 11 vital interest1 The decision that Dirksen rath er than Mansfield should make the letter public was intended to TREATY Please turn to page 2 ttey buy this Plane Iwont flyin it Hughes Brazil fires still rage on 5th day v Tr ir JL I V Service of Boone for a Skymaster a plane which has its two engines mount ed fore and aft instead of on the wings Required Wont pay to melt it re WASHINGTON Joe L Evins DTenn is the lat est member of Congress to become an author He recent ly sent a copy of his Understanding to President Kennedy Back came this reply Your book will be required reading at the White House CURITIBA Brazil A forest fire ravaged drought piagued Parana State for the fifth straight day Wednesday leaving 64 townships razed at least 13 Maj Gen anc persons dead 2000 injured 4009 families homeless Rainclouds blew across the southern portionof the coffee and timber rich state promising re from an eightmonth drought But in western and central Para na fires fanned by strong dry winds added to the devastation Most of the victims were peas ants who tried to fight the flames with primitive equipment and then found themselves trapped Reports reaching this state ca pital of 500000 from hundreds of fleeing families told of scores of bodies left in makeshift morgues and scores of injured refugees crowding country hospitals F S By SAM DXVVSON AP Business News Analyst NEW YOitK price of stiver on the open market in New York has risen to the official US Treasury level of an ounce There is less than an ounce of that metal in the silver dollar And until now the dollar could buy more than could the metalin it if melted down The cost of getting the silver formfabricators can use makes it still unprofitable to melt down silver dollars Strong world demand for silver has forced the price up in recent months In London Monday the price rose to a new high of an ounce The cost of getting the sijver from New York to London makes it unlikely that any metal in the US market will be exported just noiv And industrial demand here is strong Silver dealers say that the large supply held by the US Treasury some 17 billion ounces should keei the market price from going appreciably higher Part of the US official hoard is used as backing for bills although this will gradually be freed Part of it is being used by US mints to turn out much needed silver coins of which there is a shortage due to an ex panding economy and increased use of vending machines and turn stiles But the supply that American silver users could tap at the new high price is so large that deal ers are betting that a price ceil ing has been reached here at least for a time Foreign buyers however are so anxious to get more of the metal that Handy Harman New York fabricator and refiner reports that some are paying premiums over the price reached here Monday World consumption has been running well above mine output Demand for silver coins has in creased in many other nations also Prosperity in this and other lands ha boosted sales of house hold and other objects made of silver But above all the big up ward push has come from indus try especially electronics and inakers of space age devices Junior F Miller general is study c tnei Skymaster meets set by the state Hughes isaid anybody who knows anything about airplanes a for the Skymaster or thousands of dollars less than other planes But he said the does not have the ap a c 1 1 y necessary for the sates purpose although it is a stxpassenger plane There JS no pface teput any uaiess Vouputit in the sea seats or remove the and copilot and Sald xjjx ocdl baggage in and youre down to two persons capacity Hughes also objected to Skymasters fixed landing gear which he said cuts the planes speed below that of other makes He said he does not object to the pushpull engines and added in fact the idea rather appeals to me Dont get me w r o n gK lughes said I think the Sky master is a fine economical twinengine craft an excel ent plane built by an excellent company But it is built for a specific use and will not suit he purposes for which we need a plane SAME