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Winona Republican-Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 21, 1950, Winona, Minnesota Cloudy, Cooler Tonight; Fair Friday Football Friday KWNO-FM VOLUME 50, NO. 183 F8VE CENTS PER COPY WINONA, MINNESOTA, THURSDAY EVENING, SEPTEMBER 21, 1950 TWENTY-FOUR PAGES WESTBY, WK Red Mystery Column Racing Toward Seoul SOUTH KOREA Truman Works On Plan to Cut Cost of Living Mistakes of Last Wartime Controls Shunned, He Adds Solid Anwi locate Allied drives in the Naktong river-Fusan beachhead in South Korea as U.N. forces attempt to break through for a drive on Xumchon, broken arrow, and on to Seoul. Red withdrawals there was continued stiff resistance, indicated by open arrows. Major gains were in the north where South Koreans have driven 20 miles beyond Yongchon. North of Taegu a pincers was be- ing closed on x. Red unit trapped in the Tabu area. The Allies were expanding their Naktong bridge- heads in drives on Songju and Chogye, and the only remaining enemy bridgehead at Hyonpung was being reduced. (A.P. Wirephoto to The KepubUcan-Herald.) Nationality Corrupt Judges Pave Of Approaching for Dictators Force Unknown Schuschnigg Warns D Marines Battle Stiff Resistance Through Streets By Leif Erickson Tokyo American Marines By Arthur L. Edson j thin-faced, gray-haired man Justice. battled for ancient Seoul while a Bed mystery column was (on reported rolling down on the Ko- No totalitarian government can succeed, Professor Kurt Schusch- nigg of St. Louis university told the American Bar association conven- tion yesterday, unless the judges are corrupted first. He spoke calmly, matter of fact-j------------------------------------------- ly. Like any college professor.! By D. Harold Oliver Tru- man said today he is concerned about the high cost of living and he is working on plans to meet It. He told a news conference he will act as speedily as possible but is trying to avoid the mistakes of the last world war. The President said his adminis- tration does not want the nation to go through the travail of the last price control period when it had to follow the road of trial and error. i Mr. Truman was asked about j wages not going up and prices ing fast. He said he agreed this i was so and he is working on a plan. Commenting on a statement made yesterday by Governor Chester Bowles of Connecticut, former OPA administrator, favor- Ing selective price controls, the President said that is being dis- cussed but no decision has been! reached. Taft Rapped Mr. Truman endorsed the attack by his special assistant, Averell Harrinian, on Senator Taft (R.- In a speech before the A.F.L. convention in Houston, Tex-1 as, Harriman accused Taft of1 furthering "the designs of the Kremjin" by his voting record on foreign policy. Mr. Truman, said the. Taft rec- ord speaks for itself. When a reporter asked whether he knew of many Democratic sen- ators records equalled or surpassed Ta'ft's the President re- plied very few and added: There are more Republicans who voted right than Democrats who voted wrong, so the country! still has a bipartisan foreign pol-j i The President said he was very well pleased witl; the record of Congress now abo.it to recess. He said it had given him not all but substantially what he asked for in the way of legislation, and had accomplished the business it set out to do. He said he had no plans to campaign for election of Demo- crats to the. new Congress. Mr. Truman was asked to com- ment on General George C. Mar- shall's testimony before the Sen- ate armed services committee, A reporter said Marshall disclaimed responsibility for this govern- ment's China policy in 1946 when he visited China on a special mis- sion, Marshall China Envoy Mr. Truman replied that Gen- eral Marshall at the time was not' secretary of state, but a special envoy for him. He added that Mar- shall, sworn in today as the new secretary of defense, had written instructions from him when he I went to China talked about! Tne President said a new depu- jty secretary of defense to succeed It Was In This Yellow that Mrs J. Roland Eddie Blotter, Mrs Lena weie kiLed Wednesday night near Westby, Wic- The left front of'the car'was smashed by the impact of the collision. Republican-Herald photo March 11, 1933, Dr. Kurt! chancellor of Stassei? Denies Cabinet Rumors New York Harold E. Sta "r% sen deaied last niSbt a newspaper "He'said'the'anti-Communist bill signet Wretch? -port -uld replace Fran- lust passed by Congress has not rean capital from Soviet-dommat-i Austria, walked to the radio mic- ed Manchuria. jrophone. For four years he had I The nationality of manpower mltried to hold Austria out 01 Hitler's the heavily-armored grasp. The cha icellor said: .column was not known to U. so I take leave of thej intelligence officers. j Austrian people with a German The" Marines' entry west Seoul's narrow met bj' stiffening resistance. jscnuetze oesterreicnr uoa pro- ,-f.arhPrt him vot h m t Field dispatches reported the I tect '-is Matthews PS secretary of the Cached him yet, but he will not tauk-led leatoernecks entered the Nazis Vindictive iNavy. about Sos Son on ft city at 6 p.m. Wednesday (3 a.m.. Professor Schuschnigg told "I am not expecting any appoint- P haS Stephen T. Early, resigned, will be appointed as scon as possible and he is still looking for men to fill posts under the economic con- trol act. Asked what U. S. policy will be on whether to go beyond the 38th 'parallel in Korea in cleaning up (Korean Communists, the President I said that is a question for the I United Nations since the forces op- posing the Reds are a 0. N. or-! Iganization. j abMe This Car, Driven By A Viroqua Carpenter, smashed into the Eddie vehicle on highway 14 Wed- nesday night. Driven by John Davis, about 54, it was damaged more extensively than the Eddie car. Both cars had been tewed today to the Vernon county courthouse yard at Viroqua. Davis suffered a gashea knee and possible chest injuries. Republican-Herald photo Mrs. J. Roland Eddie And Mother Victims; Cars Crash Head-on By Staff Writer Westby, head-on crash of two automobiles during a driving rain' near here Wednesday night brought death to Mrs. J. Roland Eddie, 46, and her mother, Mrs. Lena Carrier, 73, both of Winona. The accident occurred at about 10 p. yesterday on highway 14, five miles west of here, while Mrs. Eddie and her mother were returning to Winona from Viroqua where Mr. Eddie had supervised the establish- ment, oi' a plastics exhibit at the Verncn county fair yesterday. Mrs Eddie and Mrs. Carrier were killed outright. Their convertible I roadster was struck by a car driven by John Davis, i 54-year-old Viro- qua carpenter. Earlier in the day, friend of Mr. Eddie had driven a, pick- up truck with sunpleg of plas- tic product! sold by the firm which Mr. Eddie operates to the fairgrounds at Vlroq.ua and up the eiilbit. Early yesterday evening, Mr. and Mrs. Eddie and Mrs. Carrier drove to Viroqua to view the ex- hibit and the return trip to Winona was being made with Mr. Eddie driving the truck, followed by Mrs. Eddie and Mrs. Carrier in the car. Heavy Downpour Mr. Eddie told Vernon County Sheriff Morris Moon that he was driving west on highway 14 during the heavy downpour when he notic- ed the eastbound Davis car ap- proaching partially in the wrong lane of traffic. Mr. Eddie said that he drove off on the shoulder ol the road to avoid a collision and, after the car had passed, continued on his way along the highway. A short time Inter, Mr. Ed- die sftid, he noticed that the lights of hlg wife's car were no loafer visible and he decided to ro beck and if flat tire or mechanical difficulties had caused the car to be stalled. After returning a short distancs down the road, Mr. Eddie came up- on tie two crashed automobiles. Vernon county authorities were notified and a six-man coroner's jury was summoned immediately to view the crash scene and the bodies. The jury was then adjourned to await further investigation by county" officials. Davis, who is not believed to have been seriously injrred, is con- fined in a Viroqua hospital for I treatment of'possible internal In- juries, a gashed knee and bruises. Blood Test Sheriff Moon said this morning that Davis has volunteered to sub- mit to a blood test to determine the alcoholic content of his blood. No charge had been placed at noon today against the Viroqua man. Vernon County Coroner Oie Jack- son and District Attorney Martin Gulbrandsen also visited the acci- dent scene to participate in the In- vestigation, as well as Deputies Bernard Ammerman and Otto Jefson. Sheriff Moon said today that his investigation revealed that the Da- vis car apparently had been strad- dling the center line of the high- way at the time of the collision. H-? added: that the heavy rain had washed away some of the tire marks and other evidence of the crash. After the impact, the Eddie car was pushed off on the shoul- der of the road and the rear por- tion of the car was partially off the highway. A Westby physician who was called to the accident scene pro- nounced both women dead. He said they apparently were killed out- right. Both, he said, suffered broken necks. Mrs. Eddie also had a severe skull fracture. The phy- (Contmued on Page 3, Column 5.) CRASH C.S.T.) from their Han river cross- lawyers that Europeans loyal to ;i ine eight miles downstream. I their leaders before Hitler began The swift Allied tenth corps overrun Europe "had to atone vance from the original their former loyalty" in the front landing beaches at Inchon, until the Nazis were crush- miles away, appeared to havejed. He continued: the wheel turned once ment from the the former Republican governor of Minnesota told newsmen. Earlier, the Spokane (Wash.) Spokesman-Review said the Navy been predicted. reached the slower house-to-house fighting phase. The Marines made it from the riverside into Seoul in 12 hours. A big battle seemed in prospect. ,laM a UL uauuual auu m Reds Push In tral Europe it became almost a; I Besides the threat of the uniden- matter of good and normal person-inatlonal importance, but thus far tlfied column of 40 tanks andlal record to have at least been has declined to reveal its nature. 200 other vehicles imprisoned because of high Seoul from the north, Korean Beds [treason because it proves that Jury Acquits St. James Woman more, prisons and similar institu-jsecrrtary had been tions changed their inmates andjStassen by President Truman. j their wards, a.nd so It is easily to! Sttssen has said he expects to I a post of national and inter- rushed into the city from several other directions. Many were "rom the old Allied beachhead perimet- one had been loyal to an establish- ed social order." 3.2 Beer Sellers Denied Dance License (No one in the democracies knew er in the southeast, jwhat had happened to General Douglas MacArthur ap-in 1938. There were reports that! St. Paul State law pro-i peared confident after a visit to his beautiful fiancee, Countess i hibits the granting of a dance hall Marine sector west of Seoul, di-Vera Fugger von for any place selling 3.2 St. James, Minn. (jF) A Watonwan county jury today brought in a verdict of innocent in the third degree murder trial of Mrs. James Tciigiland, the H u n 1 1 e y woman who was charged with the death of her daughter. The woman had been tried for the exhaust gas dealth of ail cigh-year-old daughter, Rachel. rectly across the Han from the capital, the United Nations com- mander went aboard the battleship visited him daily in prison. Later [beer, Attorney General Surnquist there was a report they had beenlheld today. married by proxy. Missouri off Inchon and then flewj (But officially as was true of back to Tokyo. He had been at the I so many others swallowed up by second front since it opened on German war machine there Yellow Sea shores last Friday. Lieutenant General Lemuel C. Shepherd, commander ol all Pa- cific fleet Marine forces, predict- ed it would be at least a week be- (Continued on Page 21, Column 5.) KOREA was silence.) Judges Controlled How can totalitarianism exist? How does it become imposed so completely on a people? Professor (Continued on Page 13, Column 2.) CORRUPT Burnquist explained that 3.2 beer is "intoxicating liquor" within the WEATHER FEDERAL FORECAST Winona and vicinity: Cloudy and cooler tonight, low 50 in 'city and 46 in couatry. Friday fair and con- 11 tinned rather cool. High 60. LOCAL WEATHER The legal opinion was given at the official observations for the 24 meaning of the dance hall act. request of Charles Kennedy, Wa- dena county attorney at Wadena. hours ending at 12 m, today: Maximum, 68; minimum, 56; sun Burnquist said intoxicating liquor E4; precipitation, ,73; aefinea by the dance hall act ets tonight at sun rises to-: liquid containing one-half of mo-row cne per cent or more of alcohol (Additional weattar on page 13. ,'tn A Heavy Downpour about 10 p. m. Wednesday, these carr collided near Westby, Wis.: killing Mrs. J. Rolanct Eddie'and her mother, Mrs. .Lena Carrier. The photo shows the Eddie .vehicle at. the right with its rear portion knocked off of highway 14. The other car, driven by John Davis, Viroqua carpenter, is shown at left astride the middle line of the highway. The head-on crash occurred on a level stretch about five miles west of Westby and a quarter milt; east of a long grade known as Helle Hill. Crowe Tribute photo
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