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Winona Republican-Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 28, 1948, Winona, Minnesota w EATHER Kalr nml ooMer tonlghti llirht front Inilteittnd; Hiituptlny fiilr, continued tioul. Full Leased Wire Newt Report of The Awociated Press VOLUME 46. NO. 87 WINONA. MINNESOTA! FRIDAY EVENING. MAY 28, 1948 Member of the Audit Bureau of FIVE CENTS PER COPY IS HERE Dial 97.5 for the In Radio TWENTY PAGES Jews in THE ALSOPS imors Flood Prag ue tly Stewart Alsop L'ko all police states Czechoslovakia is a country ot ru- mors whispered behind closed doors: Tho rumor that tho aging, sick Eduard Bones has been Smuts Regime in South Africa Falls Johannesburg, Union of South party, six. and natives favorable to Old Jerusalem Surrender Major Clash Africa Prime Minister Jan Christian Smuts resigned today and Dr. Daniel Francois Malnn, victor In Tuesday's elections, was called to form a new South African gov- ernment. Malnn is an outspoken isolation- ist tind his Nationalist party advo- cates segregation of the natives. Smuts lost his own seat in Par- liament in the balloting Tuesday and his party lost Its parliamentary ma- jority to the coalition of the Na- tionalists and the Afrikaners. IM.IUUI.U "''Jon! .shot; tho rumor (this Is the most persistent) that tho wtir between tho Soviet xmlon and tho west has started; tho rumor (this Is now current) that tho Red army will occupy tomorrow. Moreover It Is extraordinarily dif- ficult to separate the chaff of ru- mor from tho wheat of fact. Westerners aro wholly isolated. Old friends, those who have not been Jailed or have not escaped, prudently stay away. Contact of a .tort with the new regime is main- tained but largely through tho gro- tostiue chnriicte of tho largo olfi- eliil functions. Tho opposition has ceased to exist, Such former oppo- sition loaders nx are not in jail or In tho American zone of Ger- many, men Hko tho courageous Viicluv Major or Peter Zcnkl, the National Socialist lenders, arc "un- they are followed every- where by tho agents or tho O. B. Z., tho latest addition to tho dreary initials which began with the O. G.- p U Even the Socialist Bohumll Lausmann, who at first hold out fiKutn.it tho communists, then Joined tho now rcKlmo and has now re- signed. Is closely watched. (Ho no- ticed this himself and telephoned Premier Klomont Gottwald to pro- test indignantly. "We wanted to sec what you wcro up to." Gottwald replied calmly to his former col- league.) THUS WJESTUKXEKS, unless they nro prepared to swallow wholesale tho handouts of tho xoglme, arc reduced to speculation, to an at- tempt to deduce from the shape of tho small visible portion of the iceberg tho shape of tho whole. Vet experienced observers now be- llcvo that they discern ft general pattern cmcrwlnp through the log which obscures this newest of the police states. Tho pattern Is peculiarly inter- esting and it has a significance extending well beyond tho borders of Ci-.uchoslovakla, The new rulers of Czechoslova- kia clearly fall Call onn group the other "the _. tho end. according to those who havo closely watched developments here, ono group must destroy the The 78-year-old this to say: ,icse things happen, to be will statesman had What is With unofficial results of Tues- day's balloting complete in 152 of 153 parliamentary races, Smuts' par- United 65 seats In the Assembly, the lower house cf Parliament, to 69 for Malan's Na- tionalists. The Afrikaner party, linked closely with the Nationalists, nine; the pro-government Labor the government, three. That would gl'e a Nationalist- Afrikaner coftlit'.o-.i IS scats, to 74 for the United party, the Labor party and the natives. Announcement of the defeat of Smuts by 224 Votes in his own dis- trict came with, startling sudden- ness last night. Smuts has been prime minister since 1939 and also served in that post from 1918 to 1924. Dr. Mai An Is a for- mer clergyman of the Dutch Re- formed church. Political sources said many cross currents and factors entered the election campaign, but the issue principally fought was the color question. Overseas criticism of South Afri- ca's treatment of Its non-Europeans, particularly in the United Nations, set up a strong reaction inside the country, Far from yielding to this world criticism, the attitude of the Nationalists on the issue hardened this is said to have won them many votes. 4 'Voice of America Inquiries Speeded Washington Four investigating groups one ordered into action by President today to get to the bottom of the Voice of America rumpus. The drive to pin the blame for short wave broadcasts which lawmakers blasted as sabotage and slander shaped up this way: 1 Mr. Truman said at his news conference late yesterday that MacArthur Not to Return At This Time Trip Would Be Called General Asserts General Doug- las MacArthur said today he does not want to return to the United States until after the Republican national convention. The Allied supreme commander in Japan so advised Chairman Bridges (R.-N. H.) of the Senate appropriations committee in a had other. Typical A. J.D. Biddle, Sr., Millionaire Jujitsu Expert, Succumbs Syoiuot, N. -An- thony J. Drexel Biddle, 73, a Phila- delphia millionaire who became one of the world's foremost experts in hand-to-hand 'combat, died yester- He taught U. S. Marines in both world ware the fine arts of Jujitsu, knife stabbing, eye-gouging, stran- gulation and bayonet fighting. A noted socialite and sportsman, Blddle was at various times nn au- thor, newspaper reporter, publisher, corporation executive, amateur box-' cr, singer and religious worker, ____ He was the father of Anthony J.1 into two groups.iDrcxcl Biddle, Jr., now a colonel "tho u. s. occupation forces In Ger- consplrntors." In rmvny and formerly American mln- to Norway and ambassador to Poland. The elder Blddle died at the home of another son, Livingston Ludlow Blddle, 2nd, who said his father's death was caused by uremlc pois- oning, followed by a cerebral hem- orrhage. A daughter, Mrs. Thomas M. Rob- ertson of New York city, also sur- vives. Blddle had been ill since he suf- fered a stroke four years ago. D. P.'s, Draft Get Top Priority In Congress Washington yP) Republican leaders today asked Senate commlt- abtised "word''Thc'vi wcs to abandon all except abllsea WOICI. In rfvlvn he had ordered an Inquiry Into 'the radio programs. The President said he wants to find out who was at fault for the type of broadcast beamed to Latin America. But he noted the programs were not hand- led by the State department. They had been "farmed out" by the de- partment to the National Broad- casting Company. 2. A House expenditures subcom- mittee headed by Representative Chenoweth scheduled a public hearing (8 a. m.) today. The group called as its first witness George V. Allen, assistant secretary of state in charge of the Voice ol America broadcasts. These programs are intended to tell the world of the democratic way of life in this cablegram. The committee voted 17-2 to ask him to return from Tokyo and testify on economic matters in the Pacific area. MacArthur told Bridges "My re- turn at this time, however sincere its purpose, would be misunderstood and condemned by many as poli- tically inspired." Mac Arthur added: "On the other hand, following settlement of the political issues to be resolved next month, I should feel free to place myself fully at your disposal if you still desire clarification of my views on this or any other matter affecting the public interest." Bridges said "I can see his point of view on this thing." Bridscs said he would place MacArthur's reply before the full appropriations com- mittee as soon as possible. The general has long been men- tioned as a possible Republican presidential nominee. The boom for him grew louder after the Senate committee's vote yesterday. Both of those who voted against asking the occupation commander of Japan to come home after more than ten years in the Philippines and points west said they did so because of the political atmosphere. Senator Saltonstall CR.-Mass.) said he fears the visit Is "bound to have political implication." He add- ed: "I want to keep the E.C.A. as free of the politicians are Premier Oottwald. tho Foreign Min- ister, Vladimir Klemcntls, and the Minister of Interior, Vaclav Nosek. Theses men aro the chief ot public figures ot the new regime as they were the chief public figures of the lai'KC Czechoslovak communist party brforo thu party seized power. Their backgrounds cUiter. IS A former worker who spent tho war In Moscow, Nasek knows London well and was with the CV.ceh Kovernmcnt-ln-ex- lle, and Klemcntls was a small- time lawyer who leaped from obscurity to power In the yenrsi tho war. Yet nil three men huve ouu thing In common: they! urc: all In miuvv wi1 of the have gone before the people and appealed for votes. They have to some extent become, as any poll- tlcluus must luuulers utul become, both compromisers. glnd- They ....._ hnd to develop the gentle politic-ill pcrsiu'slon. In this sense, if in no other, they ure far more "western" than their conspiratorial Despite his residence in ,____ meetings in a drive for a June 10 adjournment of Congress. The idea Is that with fewer com- mittee meetings senators can give more time to legislation already on the Senate's calendar, and so speed action. Chairman Taft (R.-Ohlo) an- nounced the G.O.P. policy commit- tee's decision. Taft said the committee laid down this immediate legislative schedule for the Senate: It will complete action on the bill, now under debate, to admit displaced persons to this country. limits, Nosck 1ms a lively sensr ot humor, mid Kletnentls has been known to deplore the exee.sses or the regime which lu- Yet, It Is believed that Mich men us these, three nro less and less revival of the craft he reaT sourcU or power in the After that will come a resolution new ri-Klnir Typlcnl or those Senator Vandenbcrg CR.-Mich.) call the tune to which! to aid dances are that might CenU'h-., the minister or justice Whether Congress can quit finally .lulled three times on criminal eharces, once, for rapev, .Rudolf Klimsky. who us secretary general a! the communist party holds before the Republican national con- vention opens June 21 in Philadel- phia depends largely on whether regular government money bills can Ul I 1 I I I HI L I'lttlJ __ f I _) the Cv.ec-h equivalent or Stalin's old.'be passed before that time. Tnfisnid. lob- Jlndrlch Viissilll. who Is be-! This schedule threw In doubt lev'ed o hnld the veal power In whether Congress will enact new re- Nosi-kX Interior Ministry, trade legislation before the Colonel chief of the present law expires June 12. That vtwv ,_ t..t_ jiltttntlnn tf I An H. SDll I. from politics as I can." Some .i-ioutherners who are sore at President Truman for proposing that Congress write new civil rights laws have been talking about Mac- Arthur as a possible Democratic nominee. The general hasn't been known as a party man. But months ago he let fly with praise of Republican objectives. joint investigation. One of these, an expenditures sub- committee, already has laid the groundwork and has questioned NBC officials. It is headed by Senator Ferguson the Senate's ace Investigator. Senate Group The other Senate group is a for- eign relations subcommittee headed by Senator Smith (R.-N. co- author of the bill which gave full legal sanction to the Voice programs. Previously they had been carried out under the President's war pow- ers. The furore over the programs was touched off when Senator Capehart read to the Senate ex- cerpts of broadcasts beamed late in 1047 and early this year to South and Central America, After Capehart told the Senate about the broadcasts, NBC announc- ed it had fired the script writer, Rene Borgia, and that the super- visor assigned to review them. Al- berto Gandero, had been transferred to other duties and later resigned. Ordered to Capehart released correspondence in which Borgia said he wrote the programs the way he did because he was "ordered" to do so by his NBC superiors. (In Havana, Gandero said he is 'astonished" that the articles caus- ed such a commotion in the U. S. Senate. can say that the people who are doing those Voice of America programs at NBC feel In their hearts a very deep devotion to the value of the programs." Gandero said in President didn't show it yesterday. He told his news conference he will bo glad to have MacArthur come. home. Ha had Invited the general twice before to do that very thing, Mr. Truman said. can-Herald.) _______________________________--------------------------- Railroad Strike Ban Extended Until June 11 tween the government June 11 a temporary order preventing the unions from walking out. This order, signed by Goldsborough on May 10 and already extended once, would have expired night. The three unions and the Justice today U. Researcher Hurt in Alaskan Plane Mishap A. John- son, research associate on the Uni- versity of Minnesota St. Anthony Falls hydraulics laboratory staff, has been injured in an airplane accident at Galena, Alaska. officials were ___, ___Johnson Is .in condition at St. Joseph's-hospital In Fairbanks, Alaska. The message, dated last night, did not give details of the accident. Johnson, who lives In Minneapolis, to Alaska May 1 to study air- port drainage problems under Arctic climatic conditions. He undertook the assignment at the request of the Corps of Army Engineers. Johnson Joined the laboratory staff last April 16. Previously he was em- ployed in the water resources divi- sion of the state conservation de- partment. He was graduated from the Atwater, Minn., High school in 1927. He is married. Weather FEDERAL FORECASTS Winona and Senate Hikes DP Bill Limit To bill to let Eu- ropean refugees Into this got past a major Senate hurdle yes- terday with a decision to put the top limit at for the next two years. But having doubled the figure set in the original bill, the Senate put the measure aside today while it took up other matters. The amendment p'.acing the new passed Winona and vicinity-Fair and C. to.Isconsidc cooler tonight. Light frost indicated Guaranteed annual wage In deep valleys; lowest 42 in the city, of lts empjoyes. department consented to the new extension of the temporary ban. Goldsborough gave no reason for postponement of the case. The Jus- tice department is seeking an in- junction that would prevent a strike as long as the 'railroads stay under government seizure. The government took over the railroads May 10 when Goldsbor- ough issued the temporary ban against .the strike the three unions had set for May 11. The locomotive en- gineers, locomotive firemen and enginemcn, and a motion yesterday to kill the exist- ing.ban-on the ground that Golds- borough had no right to issue it and President Truman had no right to order seizure of the railroads. Today Goldsborough ruled that this motion shall be deemed the unions' answer to the government motion to continue the injunction. He gave the Justice department until June 5 to file briefs opposing the union motion. He gave the unions until June 9 to file a reply to the government briefs. Another development in the railroad labor field was provided yesterday by Robert R. Young, out- spoken board chairman of Chesapeake Ohio railroad. In a speech before the Railway Labor Executives' association, an ;ion of 20 union presidents, the C. O. Is considcr- for Roads, Railways, Airways Jammed For Long Holiday By The Associated Press The nation started an cxtendec Memorial day holiday today and vacation lands and big cities alike lured millions away from, tiiclr the 38 in the country. Saturday fair and continued cool; highest 66. LOCAL WEATHER Official observations for the 24 hours ending at 12 m. today: Maximum, 88; minimum, 50; noon, 63- precipitation, none; sun sets to- night at T.37; sun rises tomorrow "EXTENDED FORECAST Minnesota-Wisconsin: Tempera- tures will average near normal. Nor- mal maximum 72 north to 78 south. Normal minimum 46 north to 55 south. Cool Saturday, somewhat warmer Sunday and Monday, cooler Tuesday. Precipitation wffl average less than one-tenth inch northern Minnesota and one-tenth to one- elsewhere. Scattered A. F. Whitney, president of the Brotherhood of Railroad Train- men, says the rail brotherhoods still will strike for higher wages "if necessary." "Railroad labor is not going to sit supinely by and watch the cost of living pyramid and do nothing about he told a news confer- ence yesterday. limit on refugee immigration passca ouarter lnch elsewhere. Scattered by a vote of 40 to 33. There still are, westem sections beginning other proposed changes which must be acted on tefore there can be a flnal vote. Taylor to Filibuster Mundt-Nixon Bill Focatcllo, Idaho Senator Glen H. Taylor indicated Bemidji 60 Chicago 81 Denver............. 74 DCS Molnes 83 .Duluth C2 last night he would filibuster Falls.. 5D Monday, spreading eastward TUBS- ELSEWHERE day. TEMPERATURES Min. Pep. ;he Mundt-Nixon communist bill when it comes before the Senate, "I talked eight hours and 15 min- utes against the Toft-Hartley act interview. "To reflect in any'and if the Mundt bill comes on the Next, it will take up the proposed way on our country was the of the Senate vlval of the draft law. farthest from our anything yet, Tailor sa-q. Would Snub U. S. Red Head Asserts Z. why we would refuse to register." Kansas City........83 Los Angeles........ 68 Miami ............83 Mlnneapolis-St. Paul 80 New Orleans 81 New York .........TO Seattle ............53 Phoenix............101 Washington Winnipeg 5J. ter, American Communist leader, said today the party will not comply with the House-approved Foster's In the O. U. Z. Although'situation is complicated by a control bill if it becomes r__ ,1.11 Tn f h nnrl n lour office! between Taft and Vandenberg over genco somu have run for public while. Czechoslovakia was free, the law. _______ _ these, men are I'sscntlnlly tough... professional conspirators on the fa- Waupun Liter, Escapes thev or not they form the rcati Waupun, life termer Kovernliient behind a Waupun state prison convicted of "shiwlow his wile, daughter and moth- some believe, there is escaped last night. doubt that they hold (in Increasing share ot tile mil power. Tin: CHANCES arc that they He Is Chester. Mrugalskl, 50, sen- tenced from Milwaukee in 1944. Mrugalskl walked away from the prison powerhouse where he had in vi vi iivjuoi; will hold more. Again there is only bccn accordlng to Dr. speculation, only _a_ scruso _of _ the j_ p superintendent of of the situation here to sup- (C'untlnuccl on Tutfc 37, Column 3.) ALSOI'S central state hospital. The power- house is located Just outside the prison walls. a law. Foster told the Senate judiciary commlttce that the Mundt-Nixon bill would create a "fascist police state" in this country. He said his party could not comply with provi- sions requiring communist groups to 39 53 52 5G 42 36 5G 52 46 70 58 52 65 65 30 .11 .02 .65 .04 Appendectomy Holds Up Senior's Diploma Springfield, Minn. Eugene Jensen, Springfield high senior, is minus two things today that he fully expected to high school diploma and his appendix. Last night, Just before the senior class was to march onto the stage for commencement exercises, young Jensen was stricken with an attack of appendicitis, and load to be hur- ried to a hospital. He was operated on at about p. m. His condition was fairly good today. School Superintendent Errorof Matheson said he and the school as much board president will so to the hos- pital, probably tomorrow, to give Eugene his diploma. DAILT RIVER BULLETIN Flood Stage 24-hr. Stage Today Change Red Wing Lake City Reads 'As a party of patriotic and loyal Americans, we could not and would become accomplices to the murder of the Bill of Foster said, adding: "That is another reason why we would not register. And finally we would not register because we will never expose our members to perse- cution, ostracism and blacklisting in 14 12 13 register with the government. i employment." "If the Mundt-Nixon bill were to! The bill would force communist pass, the Communist party would not perjure itself by admitting any resemblance to the monstrous cari- cature of its nature and purposes drawn in this he said. "It would not dishonor the members of our party who fought against fascism In World War II by giving de facto sanction to Hitler's big he said. "That is oae rea- groups to register with the govern- ment. It also provides heavy penal- tics for persons advocating a for- eign-control dictatorship in this country. Foster, a frequent communist can- didate for president, argued the House-approved bill "embodies the philosophy of our Axis enemies of World War II." 3.4 6.7 5.6 4.4 2.4 3.7 5.G 9.8 4.3 7.3 9.4 3.1 4.7 Tributary Streams 2.6 2.1 Dam 4, T.W. Dam 5, T.W. Dam 5A, T.W Winona....... Dam 6, Pool Dam 6, T.W. Dakota 'Dam 7, Pool Dam 7. T.W. La Crossc 12 Chippcwa at Durand zumbro at Theilman Buffalo above Alma 1.4. Trempealeau at Dodge .4 Black at Nelllsville Black at Galesville La Crosse at W. Salem 1.6 Root at Houston 6.0 homes. All indications pointed to a heavy volume of traffic over tire airlines highways and railroads from toda" through Monday. The Memorial da holiday, generally regarded as th opening of the summer vacation, is the first long one of the season. In key cities across the except in parts of the South wher the holiday is not generally observec inquiries and requests for routings were heavy. Rail, bus and airline ticket offices reported plans had been made to take care of an overflow crowd of holiday travelers. Trains will have extra sections and cars in operation and bus and air lines readied additional equipment for service. Millions of motorists will crowd the nation's highways. With fav- orable weather, vacation spots and resort areas win attract many. The National Safety council estimated that from Saturday through Mon- day nearly 30 million cars will be on the move. The council also estimated there will be 225 persons killed in traffic accidents Saturday, Sunday and Monday. This estimated toll could be cut in half, the council said, if motorists observed extra caution and courtesy. Indianapolis, scene of the 500- mile auto race Monday, will be one of the cities drawing the biggest number of travelers during the holi- day period. Derailment Ties Up N.P. at Little Falls Little Falls, Minn. Derail- ment of seven gondola cars of a freight train, early today ripped up some 200 feet of track and blocked a branch line of the Northern Pa- cific. The conductor's report said the engine hit a partly open switch as the freight train was passing Rages at Key rlighwayTown 21 English With Arabs Ordered to Quit Palestine BULLETIN Lake Success and the United States teamed up again today to demand toujrh United Nations measures to stop the Palestine war. Cairo King Abdulla's 'orces announced the epic battle .or the old city of Jerusalem ended today in the surrender of the last- ditch Jewish lighters. The fall of the old city, alter two weeks of struggle between the Arab Legion and a small force Jews. may signal the beginning for the jreatcr battle of modern Jerusalem. :sracll forces say they hold most of the modem city. In the raging battle for Latrun, key to the Jerusalem-Tel Aviv road. Jewish forces claimed cap- .ure of two Arab villages. Advices 'rom. Jerusalem indicated flghtlnK there may be a decisive battle of the Palestine war. Fewer than 400 Jewish lighters held out bitterly to the final phases of the battle for the Old city, an area less than a mile square in the icart of Jerusalem. They holed up in three stone buildings after the Arabs captured their last great stronghold, the Hurva, synagogue in the Jewish quarter. Arab loot .roops were sent in to root them out The Jews held out in. the face of shelling and dynamite charges be- fore the Arab infantry was called up and instructed to "accept uncon- ditional surrender or wipe out the enemy." Last Jewish fighters outside the wall made many desperate rescue at- tempts. AP Correspondent Joseph C. Goodwin reported from Jerusalem the surrender took place at p. m. Under the surrender terms old city's women and children, es- timated to number about 300, and the old men of the Jewish quarter will -be turned over to the Inter- national Red Cross. The younger men will be placed in a concentration camp outside Palestine, it was announced. Jewish, negotiators said their people in tlie old city numbered between and The battle for Latrun, IS milca west of Jerusalem, rose in intensity. Thousands of Arabs and Jews were in the struggle to control the key road. The Arab Legion Is reported to have drawn troops even out of em- battled Jerusalem, in an attempt to stem a Jewish attack. The British Battle Near East radio quoted a correspondent as describ- ing the Latrun battle as one of the biggest ever fought in Palestine. The possibly the Jews, air forces into the fight, which spread for miles over the barren hills where Richard the Lion Hearted turned back from his cru- sade to Jerusalem, The British foreign office an- nounced in London that the 21 British officers on loan to Abdul- lah's legion have been instructed to withdraw from Palestine, but not from the Legion. There are 16 other British officers with the Le- gion, but these were employed di- rectly by Trans-Jordan and arc not subject to British instructions, Bri- tain told the United Nations last At Lake Success, the British called for a four weeks' armistice to the Holy Land during which no arms or fighting men would be permitted entry. In that period a last try would be made to restore peace to Palestine. I through I of the 'tKLLij tiuui Little Palls. of some! The Jews assailed the Proposal routed over the main line tracks of the road. Wisconsin 100 Years Old Saturday; Gala Fete Set thT dernileScais an alliance between the British much as six foot into the ground, and the Arabs. Thus it appeared Traffic on the branch line was headed for failure. An Arab spokcs- man commented that the plan had 'an ethical Just before the British proposal was made the Russians resubmitted an American plan under the Jews and Arabs would be given 36 hours to stop fighting or face strong U N. measures for ending the war- fare. The Jews favored the Russian plan but the Arabs did not. Madison, Wis. Wisconsin becomes 100 years old tomorrow. Elaborate ceremonies are plan- ned at the state's capital and in other Wisconsin cities to raarX the occasion. Madison's population of is expected to be doubled for the gala events prepared for the occasion. The program here is 13 hours long, starling at in the morning and is packed with entertainment and II educational features. 2, No lengthy addresses are planned, although many nationally known persons will participate in the pro- gram. Distinguished guests include Fleet Admiral William D. Leahy; Secre- tary of Interior Julius Krug; Major General James Gavin of the Fifth Army and Assistant U. S. Postmaster RIVER FORECAST (From Hastings to GultenberjO Final gate adjustments will bring the pools to normal elevation after which there will be little change un- til heavy rains occur. General Josheph W. Each will be introduced at the night program in Camp Randajl stadium, but the fast-moving sched- for speech making. Instead Leahy and Krug will give radio addresses at 4 p. m. Saturday over the Wis- consin network. Earlier in the day state offlcla.s, including Governor Rennet-ohm; State Supreme Court Justice Mar- vin B. Rosenberry; President E. B. Fred of the University of Wiscon- sin; Assemblyman Ora Rice, chair- man of the state Centennial com- mittee, and Madison City Manager Leonard Howell, will take part in a program welcoming new voters and visitors and presentation of Wis- consin commemorative stamps to the governor by Lawler. A three-hour long parade will 5.000 musicians and more Marcantonio Scored m Red Bill Flare-up Washington Senator Fer- guson. suggested today that Representative Vito Marcant- onio is following the Communist party line in urging defeat of the House-approved bill to control communists. Marcantonio, American Labor party member from New York, denied It. He contended he was only saying "what every liberal American says." The stormy exchange took place at Senate judiciary committee henr- than 100 floats. Sleeping places are ing on at a premium and eating places have taken on extra supplies of food. Wisconsin was admitted to the Union May 29. 1848. More than a year was spent in arranging both the Madison and other celebrations. Following the Madison celebration the next major attraction will be ule of events provides little time at the state fair grounds in Milwau- kee August 7-29. That event is ex- pected to attract visitors. 10 compel communist and communist front organizations to register wiUi the government. A deluge of other telegraph- ed protests against tile bill already has touched off a congressional inquiry. Committee Chairman Wiley (R.-Wls.l, who is sure they arc asked check by investigators for the House. un-American activities committee.
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