Mason City Globe Gazette, April 30, 1964

Mason City Globe Gazette

April 30, 1964

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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - April 30, 1964, Mason City, Iowa Urge Britain to revise 7fs By JOHN M HIGHTOWEIU WASHINGTON Top U S officials have been urging anew in private talks here this week that Britain revise its policy of1 trade with Cuba and support U S efforts to deny vitally needed industrial and transportation equipment to Castro Secretary of State Dean Rusk has held a series of discussions on world problems with British For eign Secretary R A Butien President Johnson had a conference with Bqtier Wednesday Officials confirmed that Cuban issues were raised in the jtuskButler talks Butler has been in Washirigt6n for a conference of the Central Treaty Organization which ended Wed nesday He is going on to Japan and the Philippines for talks seeking a way to avoid a serious crisis be tween Indonesia and Britishbacked Malaysia over territorial claims pressed by Indonesia Butler is pleased bythe supportBritain has re ceived from the United States in its efforts to pre serve the territorial integrity of Malaysia Top U S officials by contrastare displeased by Britains Cuban trade policy which they regard as a breaking of the barrier of economic isolation from The newspaper that makes all North lowans neighbors MASON CITY GLOBEGAZETTE Home Edition VOL 104 MASON CITY IOWA THURSDAY APRIL M 10c i Paper Consist oJ Two Associated Press Full Leased No 69 Castro has the jitters We expect more tirades By BARNARD L COLLIER New York Herald Tribune News Service WASHINGTON nonCommunist trade which the United States hat been working to build around Cuba Butleris believed to have been to4 as U S offi cials have recently said publicly that the Denial important industrial and transportation supplies to Castro is the only effective weapon presently able to the United States for countering Castros at tempts to spread communism in the Western Hem isphere through propaganda and subversion The British counter argument to the U S boy cott policy is that the boycott is not reallyeffective that theU S trades with various Communistcoun tries including the Soviet Union and that Britain traditionally trades with all countries regardless of political considerations Britain made a deal with the Castro government last January to sell Cuba 450 buses and spare parts at a total cost in excess of million France fol lowed with a deal to sell trucks to Castro The United States protested both sales against the US start coming from Cuba Washingtons corps of Castroldeists besin We cant be certain exactly what if is said one State DeSI partment expert but we know Fidel has thejltters and bad The result may make it pos it was no surprise thatlhVU2 sible for a soldier to pick lip a overflight exchange developed onerpourid foxhole digger from or that Castro went to theuNv tne supply sergeant and take a with his complaints I suspect rest while the thing digs a hole there will be more of this kind him of thing in the near future Whatsmore says the Army the hole can be dug in the hard Sources here feel the next tarest rockiest ground get of Castro outrage will be Guantanamo Naval Base which was mentioned but almost in passing in a recent Cuban proin diameter and several inches test to the UN Buried in a 5000word note from Cuban Foreign Minister Raul Roa to UN Secretary Gen eral U Thant on Friday was the charge that US forces at the base have committed 1181 provocations and In a radio and speech Castro launched into I blistering harangue against the base accusing the Marine guards at the gate of drunken ness theft and rock throwing Castro read what said was a from Oriente Prov inces chief if claimed in part security that At 6 pm yesterday the two Marines on guard at the Yankee gate and the one working as an interpreter attacked our soldiers with rocks as they were lower ing our national flag They hurt one of our comrades on the arm The Marines crossed the boundary line and went some three meters into our territory At pm exiles brought alcoholic bev erages to the Yankee Marines who were at tie gate At pm yesterady eight Marines crossed the boundary line and came to our sentry box One ofthem urinated on bur flagpole while others tore up several plants They took our garbage rake back to occupied report was pure fabrication But the fact that Jhe Castro regime has bothered to keep such detailed incursion rec brds and goes into such detail about alleged and elaborately detailed fprovocations in will confine himself to only the situation before bodies where he can reap the utmost in propaganda These things tiuild up when ever Castro is having internal problems said one expert andrhe is having his hands full of them now The worst by far is Cubas sugarbased economy Plagued by a critical shortage of skilled sugar cane cutters and annoyed by equipment breakdowns absenteeism sab otage and general apathy among the minimum quota the regime has set North Iowa m 2 Clear Lake man killed Army has instant foxhole COLUMBUS Ga AP US Ajrmy nas come UP with a from the US Combat ommand Vinfah The foxhole digger comes in two partsthe first part for blasting a small hole two inches deep hole is as The second part of the device is placed in the hole a pri mer is set and the soldier gets out of the about 30 sec onds while i crate explosion instant foxhole was devel oped at the Engineer Research and Development Laboratory Ft Belvoir Va The demonstration showed the device works best in hard rocky claytype soilor frozen ground This is because dirt blasted from soft loaaitype soil tends to cave in along the sides and the soldier has to pitch it out with a shovel The instant foxhole varies from 20 to 36 inches deep and about two feet in diameter 2ABEL DIES CHICAGO Morton D 62 literary critic editor and professor of English at the University of Chicago since 1947 died Tuesday in Drives crash car into train Impact shakes Diesel engine The manager of the Mason City Federal Land Bank was killed Wednesday night when his car hit the side of a Mil waukee Road freight train George H Hayes 49 Clear Lake became Cerro Gordo Countys second 1964 traffic fahit us I applied the emergency GEORGE H HAYES tality The accident occurred on the Allied Mills Road which con nects Highway 18 and 106 a the train stopped Radio contact mtlA wpQt rvf Aifucrn Pittr i1 mile west of Mason City DEATH CAR Cerro Gordo County Deputy Sheriff Glenn Kellogg Clear Lake looks over the of a car in which George Hayes Clear Lake was killed after hitting a train Wednesday YYQiJ 111 CILIC VYltli LUC JTJUWttUJiCTT Dr Joseph E Christopherson Road yard office which notified night This viewis looking south near the crossing medical examiner ruled authorities by Allied a mile west of Mason City The JJJJJ signal lights in the background are being installed no autopsy and were not operative VSSfS Deputy Sheriff Glenn Kellogg Inside LETS GO MAY basketing all summer SPIRIT LAKE reconstructed 13 Page 8 Massacre Page JUNIOR COLLEGE dele gates meet Friday and Saturday Page 19 Editorials 4 Society news North Iowa news 1213 Sports news 1514 Latest markets Mason City news 1819 Comics 20 Clear Lake news 21 Cub Gazette 27 Classified pages 2425 Must die be born on central standard time By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS 5 born officially on standard time central t rr to lhls was sent a Iowa hospitals Wednesday E Iowa hot on daylight time The latest list of towns ap proving fast time included Aurelia Blockton Cohway of vital statistics for the State dicatesthat a strong new Cuban push against Guantanamo is just 1 r beginning Babies arriving within the hour after midnight in a day with the U2 light time hospital will cause the overflights it is likely iCastro most confusion said Miss Eliza A 1 r legalities of the Guantanamp librarian at Iowa Methodist Hos international Ptal in Des Moines V i i iiiuuMun uonway Chancellor New Market BlakesburgBata via Eddyville Delta Richland Red Oak Orange City Coliim bus City Letts Grandview Rock Rapids Logan and Glen wood The town council at Lineville on the Missouri border reject ed it R Medzius medical record babys birth certificate tbat u at on the previous day said the attorney vised him in the absence of a state osiMrng daylight time standard time must be m recording births and the peasants Cubas crop this ine owcesent to hospitals year is expected to be far below flso was smi to direc 4 VIA IQrS ss Medzius said she is hold ing up the mailing of any birth certificates until the matter is straightened out there also is a ques tion as to whether a hospital pa Ctoudy with light rviff wv wTTZXlV I INPrMMy FffyffT md in ntrtmit fmUmtt Frl e4elV aLeMn r WHBT 41 A Irrrtt warmer Pri etey MfA T VV1 tient could charged an extra day under hospital insurance contracts Meanwhile Iowa communities in 96 of the states counties have voted to go on daylight time After the early part of next Unidentified flying objects no threat to US security was driving southon the black top road when has car hit the believe repairs iwouia be too eastbounoVtrain at cbstly ladder on thisleft side Other members of the trains italledat the mtersectiorT but U1C111UCIJ 01 uie irain were not yet KeUogg creW City inr epOrteu The officer said Hayes WASHINGTON AP The investigate the latest reports Air Force has investigated more He is Dr J Allen Hynek direc than 8000 reported unidentified flying objects in16 years and has yet to discover any evi dence that UFOs represent a threat to US security It also said Thursday that probes of such sightingsback to 1947 have failed to turn up any evidence that UFOs are alien interplanetary space vehicles un der some form of intelligent con trol This report was furnished to The Associated Press as the Air Force looked into a new epi demic of strange sightings in the skies over New Mexico One of the Air Forces leading civilian consultants on UFOs has gone to Socorro NM to territory The State Department said the t stork creating problems month the area of Council ort was e r Jowa Quring daylight saving Bluffs a neighbor of Omaha t seems that babjes must Neb may be the only part of Bulletin WESTBURY NY WnThe mystery i winner of a worlds record twin double finally put in an appearance Thursday at Roosevelt Race way to claim the priie He turned out to be Michael a Jersey trot Hng horse owner who will share the money with six oth er persons See early story on 2 tor of the Dearborn Observatory at Northwestern University The latest report on Project Bluebook the congressionally ordered Air Force study of uni dentified flying objects extends through 1963 It shows that over that 16year span 77 per cent of the 8128 reported cases remain unidenti fied The Air Force is not conced ing that there is anything sinis ter about these unexplained sightings It just says in effect they cant be correlated with any known objects or phenome ria It was stressed that a great majority of the unidentified cases occurred during the first five years of the project be fore analysis techniqueswere sharpened Last year there were 382 UFO reports and only 15 are stUl list ed as unidentified These included two objects described as an ear of corn and a banana which performed a series of maneuvers near Van dalia Ohio last Sept 15 Others involved an unusua observation of four pink wheels moving west over New Jersey an object that exploded into a ball of fire near St Gal en Switzerland a recurring series of flashes near Warren ville III and the like Air Force sleuths decided that one woman who turned in a UFO report actually had seen spots before her eyes larently did not see traveling at 40 miles an Surprise attack warning system out for 7 minutes TOKYO AP Gen John K Gerhart commander in chief of the North American Defense Command said Thursday a pow er failure during the Alaska earthquake last month knocked a sevenminute hole in Ameri cas radar warning system against a surprise attack Gerharts disclosure to news men contradicted a Defense De partment announcement shortly after the quake that the warn ing system across Worth Amer ica had continued to function normally Gerhart said generators a the warning installation a Clear Alaska broke down bu power was swiftly restored We cranked up and made the necessary repairs he said TT i aid Hayes the father of three unible to estimate the Wilkinson estimated the train oming from Sioux Falls was lelayed about 45 minutes The engineer said he would Signal lights are being in ap u li nayesvvas me owner or me H rVJ f 5lf Car cabins where he lead 45 feet of skid marks left by the auto The car spun against the sngihe twice before being tossed into a ditch on the northeast cor ner of the intersection 32 feet from the point of impact Hayes was pinned in the front seat The body was removed from the totally wrecked 1962 model car about pm Kellogg was un aware of Hayess destination Humbert Coleman Jr Mason City fireman on the freight train was sitting just above the spot hit by the car I know he didnt see us until just before we were hit He was going at a pretty good rate of speed The car hit right underneath me We all knew what had hap pened because it shook the en gine After the engineer stopped the train Coleman ran back to the car He wasnt conscious Engineer Robert Wilkinson Mason City said there was a terrific jolt when the car hit his engine It was one of the worst Ive experienced He hil awfully hard Coleman yelled that a car Deadline Thursday midnight is the deadline for filing of state tax returns Unused rural roads are closed By KENT GARDNER There will be few if any Cerro Gordo County roads closed thisyear because of a crash program carried on in 1963 County Engineer Warren Dav ison said Wednesday that 23 miles of roads were closed last year These are unimproved dirt stretches with almost no traffic Normally only a mile or two of road would be put back on the Ux rolls in a year How ever Davison said the board of supervisors felt it better to get rid of as many miles of unused road as possible DavisOn said there have been cries the state legislature that counties have too many miles of road without pur pose He felt the complaint was probably justified Last years program was geared to end criticism where it concerns Cerro Gordo County Twentyeight miles of road were tagged for closing but hearings revealed that five miles of that total were used enough to warrant keeping them open If a road does have purpose we want to keep it open But we dont feel we should spend money on roads for the conven ience of one or two individuals he said Davison said the loudest com plaints on road closings come from school districts that use those portions for bus travel The benefit to the school dis tricts was weighed but when comparing time saved for the buses against cost of road main tenance it was cheaper to close the roads A mile stretch on the Han cock County line could be closed this year although formal plans for the death of the road have not been made This is the only closing that is now a possibility for this year We have just about every thing closed that we can without causing too much hardship Looking to the future Davison said the trend toward fewer and bigger farms y might have a bearing on the number of road closings If the decrease in the number of farms brings a drop in tax able property there will either be a downgrading of mainte nance or abandonment of other roads He pointed out that this would be 20 years away if at all Davison said every mile of road closed and attached to adjoining farms puts eight acres back on the tax rolls The amount added to the taxes plus the reduction in maintenance costsv amounts to a savings of about a year per mile It would cost between and a mile to put the dirt roads in shape Maintenance on the improved roads would amount to some a year per mile If the county had improved those 23 miles oi road it would have cost a least Davi s rakes Thirty of the trains 51 cars the intersection before vas made with the Milwaukee o the ODieseL he faidnt costly Bladder on the left side if the was tornfbff and Iharles Svvansori conductor Hayes was the owner of the his home on the Clear jake south shore and also of hree of the Schmolke cottages qearbyl Hayes was born Dec 20 1914 at Kerrobert Saskatchewan Canada son of George and Hazel Hayes He attended grade school at Hedrick Iowa and was graduated from high school at Kerrobert He served with the US Air Force at Hamilton Field alif In 1939 he was married 0 Anna Mae Wimpsett in Mis ouri From 1940 to 1947 he was as sociated with General Mills in Mason City He was with the production Credit Association xom 1947 to 1950 and with the Federal Land Bank from 1950 on The first five years he was secretarytreasurer of the Perry National Farm Loan Associ ation and returned to Mason ity June 1 1955 when he was named secretarytreasurer of the North Central National Farm Loan Association in Ma son City succeeding the late W F Wahrer He was a member of the First Christian Church Moose and Elks lodges Kiwanis Cham ber of Commerce and had served as president of the Ma son City Flying Club Surviving are his wife Mae Clear Lake two sons Richard Clear Lake and Ron ald with the US Air at Salina Kan a daughter Denise at home his mother Hazel Hedrick A brother Ross Yakima Wash and three sisters Mrs Fred Lois Judson Vancouver Island Canada Mrs Richsrd Virginia McCollough Webster City and Mrs Jim Lela Gray Waterloo also survive He was preceded in death by his father and one brother Funeral arrangements are in complete at MajorEricksoa Funeral Home SAME ;