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   Times Recorder, The (Newspaper) - August 3, 1959, Zanesville, Ohio                               Serving Zanesville And Southeastern Ohio For Three Generations The Times Recorder Yonr Newspaper Fights For Your Righto To Know And See 75TH YEAB-NO. 182 (32 PAUEH) ZANESVILLE, OHIO, MONDAY, AUGUST 3, 1959 T1IF WEATHER: WARM AND HUMID SEVEN CENTS Rockefeller Claims He's Outshined By Nixon As Presidential Nominee BEATING THE HEAT Tommy Dick, 3, shares a cool idea with his sister Connie, 7, as ZanesvMle area residents continued to sweat through muggy weather. The youngsters shar- ing the long-sized cone are the children of Mr. and Mrs. Starling Dick of West Ray drive. Congress In Homestretch Faces Big Bruising Battles WASHINGTON (UPI) The first session of the Democratic controlled 86th Congress headed into the homestretch Sunday, with its most bruising battles still to come. Major floor fights were considered a foregone conclusion on the issues of labor union reform and civil rights legislation. Congressional leaders also that the lawmakers must do something to prevent a shut- down of vital housing programs tnd the federal highway construc- tion before they can adjourn for the year. They also must complete action one more than a half-dozen mon- ey bills to finance the govern- ment in the current fiscal year These include the compromise defense appropria- tions measure and the foreign aid bill. The administration was expect- ed to make a determined effort in the Senate to restore at least part of the cut the House made in President Eisen- hower's aid request. The House- approved bill totaled 000. Congressional leaders originally hoped to adjourn their first ses- sion by the end of this month But with "must" legislation still on the docket, it was highly un- likely that they can quit before Labor Day. The leadership wants to clear the calendar of all time-consum- ing legislation this year to assure a shorter session next year when the national conventions will re- quire an early adjournment. The House will begin debate late this week or early next week on labor reform legislation. It was expected to set off the most hectic floor fight of the session. The administration has thrown its support behind a tough, bi- partisan substitute for the moder- ate bill approved by the H o u s e Labor Committee. The commit- tee's bill is weaker than the mea- sure approved last April by the Senate. The differences between the Senate bill and the measure even- tually approved by the House probably will be ironed out by a joint Senate House Conference Committee. A deadlock in the con- ference would jeopardize the chances for any measure what- ever this year. Civil rights legislation is still pending in the House and Senate judiciary committees. It was con- sidered likely that a moderate measure would come up in each house, with southern senators waging their traditional long fight against even a token bill. The highway financing issue is higli on the list of must legisla- tion. President Eisenhower has warned Congress that highway construction may grind to a halt unless Congress takes action to replenish the trust fund financing the program. The President has proposed that federal gasoline tax, which is ITurn To toga 16 Ex-Socialite Raps Fair As 'False' MOSCOW Dodd Stern, onetime American social- ite who was indicted by a federal grand jury for espionage, Sunday criticized the U. S. exhibition in Moscow as a false picture of American life. She said the aver- age American could own what it shows only by going deeply into debt. Mrs. Stern, who left the United States in 1956 with her husband, Alfred, on South American pass- ports, has been living m Czecho- slovakia and Russia. Writing in the weekly magazine the daughter of a former U. S. ambassador to Ber- "an American proud of her country, of its people, industry, talents, technology and contribu- tions to world culture." But she described the United States as a land of unemploy- ment, poverty and racial tensions. She said the Moscow exhibition was trying to mislead Russians into believing the "average Amer- ican lives in carefree luxury The average American does not own the house, cars and gadgets displayed at the exhibition be- cause "he lives in a prison of de- pendence upon companies which sell him these blessings on the in- stalment she said. Mrs Stern, 51, and her husband 62, a former multi-millionaire in- vestment broker, went to Prague, Czechoslovakia, with their son, Robert, in the summer of 1957. lin said she was who loves and is Lobby Probe May Return Legislators COLUMBUS (UPI) Gov. Mi- chael DiSalle agreed to call a spe- cial session of the Legislature if a Franklin County grand jury in- vestigation here Monday turned up evidence of illegal dealings be- tween legislators and lobbyists. Agreement was reached in a Saturday conference with House Speaker James Lantz of Lancas- ter and Senate Leader Frank King of Toledo. The investigation was touched off when the hotel bill of Sen. An- thony Calabrese of Cleveland al- legedly was paid by Robert Scott, Cambridge lobbyist for the Ohio Coal Producers Association. Should the jury return indict- ments against any legislator, the leaders said they would decide whether to attemp to expell the accused from the General Assem- bly at a special session. They meanwhile adopted a "wait and see" attitude pending the investigation. Lantz and King were here for the Saturday skele- ton session of the Legislature to sign bills passed during the final days. All state senators and rep- resentatives will be back Aug. 14 for the last time, to consider any new bills, vetoes and appoint- ments by the governor. By RAYMOND LAHR SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico Nelson A. Rocke- feller of New York said Sun- day he would not rule out the possibility of becoming a can- didate for the I960 Republican presidential nomination. But he said that right now Richard M. Nixon was "the leading can- didate." i Rockefeller said he was not now a candidate and had no plans to become one. But he added that he would not deny the possibility that circum- stances would alter Ivs posi- tion. He spoke to newsmen as the 51st annual U S. governors converence opened His politi- cal comments uere interrupted briefly by the news that his son, Steven, had become en- gaged formally to marry Anne- Marie Rasmussen in Soc-gnc, Norway. Expresses Happiness Shown a UPI message about the from the Rockefeller office in New laughed and said- "Mrs. Rockefeller and I are delighted. We couldn't be hap- pier He described Anne-Mane, met Steven while working as a kitchen maid in the Rockefeller home in 195G. a.s a wonderful girl Jov ially. the governor fended off questions about his position as the only potential rival to Nixon for the GOP nomination. Asked if he would enter the New Hampshire presidential primary next March, he said he would "face that situation when it arose Asked whether former gover- Accused Rapists Held In Secret LA GRANGE, Ga. (UPI) Three young Negroes charged with brandishing a knife and a pistol to overpower and rape two white girls were held at a secret jail for safekeeping Sun- day. Sheriff L. W. Bailey disclosed the suspects, George Alford Jr., 18, of Dayton. Ohio, and Clifford Johnson, 22, and Brannon Epps, 25, were spirited from the Troup County jail for their safety late Saturday night. Miss Ohio Finals Approach For 19 MANSFIELD, 0. day and Friday will be the fate- ful days for the 19 young lady candidates for the title of Miss Ohio The attractive girls, ranging in age from 18 to 24, will display their talents and parade in swim suits and evening dresses the two nights. World News United Press International) r KAIMAR, Sweden Swedish Princess Desiree left for Greece Saturday amid mounting reports that she will be engaged to Greek Crown Prince Constantine. CASTELGANDOLFO, Italy Pope John XXIII stood in the courtyard of his summer villa in the hills Sunday and Messed pilgrims below in St. Peter's Square. Some pil- grims gathered in the courtyard the pontifical residence. FRANKFURT, Germany West Germans spent an average of 184 marks per person on liquor in 1958, government statistics showed Sunday. BELGRADE, Yugoslavia Yugoslavia has earmarked million dollars for construction of modem asphalt roads in the next three years. The construction will include a road 318 mite tang frMfi 9tffftttf M QJcviuyili M In Gnek wnter. Kefaiiver Hits Steel i Price Hike WASHINGTON (UPI) Sen Estes Kefauver (D-Tenn.) said Sunday there is "ample room' for both lower prices and higher wages without "undue reduction' of profits in the nation's strike- bound steel industry. Kefauver, a long-time critic of pricing practices of steel and oth er big industries, said the steel union and management were bat- tling for benefits that should go, at least in part, to consumers. Meanwhile, Federal Mediator Joseph Finnegan called a joint session between the industry and the steelworkers. Both sides will meat Monday at 2 p.m. e.d.t. in New York. Kefauver, chairman of the Sen- ate Anti-Monopoly Subcommittee, said after-tax profits for 14 companies have jumped 145 per cent over last year. The industry leader, U. S. Steel Corp., in- creased its net 88 per cent over 1958, he said. "I believe there is ample room, without undue reduction in profits for a price reduction, together with a small increase in Kefauver said. "Preferably, the wage increase would be in the form of ,n in- crease in pensions, which would give greater time to enjoy life to the older workers, and greater opportunity to the younger ones." Kefauver's remarks were made in a weekly television broadcast for Tennessee stations. Describing the steel strike as the most serious of the nation's economic problems, Kefauver said that lack of competition is the root of the problem. "Our public policy toward in- dustry in the past has been based on the theory of he said. "If any firm in a competi- tive industry makes an improve- ment which reduces costs, it is assumed it will reduce its price accordingly." "But where there is no price competition, as in the steel indus- try, you just can't apply this he added. nor and unsuccessful presided- t.aj nominee Thomas 1 Dcucy had asked him to spied up" politically, Rockefeller rcpl.cd, That's to me On two occasions, lie said flatly he uould not aeu-pt a presidential nomination something many Nixon support- ers have suggested. Rockefeller said Ni.vm "seems to be the leading cin- and he credited Nixon with "great skill under diffi- cult circumstances" in his tour of the Soviet Union. The governor said he thought the GOP had a good chance to win in I960, "assuming the of the delegates" in i noosing a nominee at the pres- idential convention. The conference, which ends Wednesday, got under way as p.ckets from the Independence Party, which wants Puerto Rico freed from U. S. control, be- pnn picketing the hotel head- qua rttYs Connecticut Gov Abraham Ribicoff, a leading backer of Sen John F. Kennedy (D-Mass) for the Democratic presidential nomination, admit- ted at a news conference that he is courting support for Ken- nedy among Democratic gov- ernois. But Ribicoff said he sought no commitments. The Connecticut governor de- nied that Kennedy was "too far ahead" and said that no candidate can be too far in front when he is going good. Ribicoff expressed the belief that Democratic governors will have the controlling voice at the convention but that the nominee will come from the Senate. Khru May Be Invited To U.S. This Week Junction City Man's Body Is Discovered JUNCTION CITY (Special) The decomposed body of Ray Har- ris, 67-year-old oilfield worker who disappeared June 7 after parking a truck in a rural oil- field shed, was found Sunday morning by two ginseng hunters in Perry County's virgin B i g Woods near Middletown off Ohio 668. Richard and Burrell Steele of Bristol notified authorities and led them to the body about seven miles from the truck shed. Coron- er A. J. Ball said Harris had ap- parently shot himself in trp fore- head with a 22-calibcr rifle which was beside the body. The day Harris disappeared he was struck in the face by a board as he repaired a porch step at his home here. Search parties had scouted the rural area and had dragged sever- al small ponds in efforts to find his body. Surviving are his widow, Mary, and a son, William; three sisters, Mrs. Myrtie Allen of ZanesMlIo Route 4, Mrs. Mabel Hupp ot Brownsville, and Mrs Goldic Kennard of Corpus Chn.sti, a granddaughter and a great- granddaughter. Services will be conducted at p.m. Tuesday in the Chute Funeral Home at Now Lexington the Rev. Earse Mauler, pas- tor of the South Z a n e s v 1 I e Methodist Church. Burial will be at New Lebanon Cemetcrv, Junc- tion City. Street Cave-In Swallows Up Cop; Hundreds Menaced PHILADELPHIA (UPI) Ad- ditional slides of earth sloweo ef- forts Sunday to reach a policeman swallowed by a street cave-in as he peered over to iinesligatc it Authorities held little hope that Patrolman Joseph Reiss, 36, would be found alive in the huge crater originally 40 feet deep and .35 feet in diameter. Later, the pit widened to 45 feet across and 35 feet deep It was being shored so rescue operations could begin. Rescue crews said a rush of water from mains broken by the collapse of tons of dirt could have carried Reiss' body deep under the area's labyrinth of sewers and pipes. The ruptured water mains and lines posed a threat to 100 families in the area for four hours Saturday night and early Sunday until city and utility company em- ployes shut off the flows of water and gas. Several hundred persons were evacuated from their homes dur- ing the emergency and police cautioned against striking match- es because of the threat of leaking gas at the scene. Newspaper pho- tographers were unable to take pictures with popping flashbulbs for fear of touching off an explo- sion Fire Levels Family Home In Belmont BARNESVILLE (Special) Five members of a Fairvicw area family returned from St. Clairsville where they received anti-polio shots to find their home destroyed by fire Saturday afternoon No cause had been determined '-unday afternoon Mr and Mrs. Alvin Rogers and their three children lost all their clothing, furnishings, and an expensive qun collection The dwelling was Icvrlul Ihr fam Iv is now living at the home of his father, Gilbert Rog- crs of Ikndrvsbur.; Santa Visits Child Early BROOKLYN PARK, Md. Wi Little Judy Morse, wracked by the pain of an incurable cancer, had an early visit from Santa Claus. "He told me he would see mo again she said with a smile. "But he won't. I'm to see Jesus Ike's Nod Is Awaited By Allies GENEVA U n 11 e c States has told iLs Allies that an invitation to Soviet Premier Niki ta Khrushchev to visit Washing ton may be sent before the dead locked Big Four conference end; Wednesday, sources said Sunday Britain, France and West Ger- many have already let the United States know they favor a Wash- ington meeting between Khrush- chev and President Eisenhower and all they await now is Eisen- hower's final decision to issue the invitation With a Khrushchev visit now considered a reality, the mne- wcek-olcl conference of foreign ministers limped toward an impo- tent finish Wednesday night. Vir- tually all hope has been aban- doned that an East-West agree- ment on Berlin and reunification of Germany would be reached be- fore then. The British, still optimistic, be- leved Khrushchev might give sur- prise instructions to Foreign Min- ister Andrei A. Gromyko that could at the last minute save the talks from total failure. But the United States, France, and West Germany considered Ernest A McAllister, formerisuth dtl "miracle- Orphans' Court judge who the Soviet Umon been playing Santa to mentally Thcy secmed to bc marklng Ume retarded and other children for 15 years, had a lump in his throat Sunday as he described his visit The fact was that with the Khrushchev visit considered a re- ality, the Geneva talks suddenly with Judy. 'tank second-place significance in It had originally been planned East-West diplomacy. for Sunday, Judy's sixth birthday, but was moved up to Thursday night on the advice of her and doctors She is failing fast Some Wostcrn diplomats said a Khrushchev vis.t to the United States would usher in a new stage of Soviet Western negotiations Noble County Fair Rules And Premiums Listed; New Grandstand Held Unlikely Capehart BOls Nixon For VP WASHINGTON (UPI) Sen. Homer E. Capehart (R-Ind came out Sunday for New York Gov. Nelson A. Rockefeller as his choice for the Republican presi- dential nomination next year. Capehart, a 1952 supporter o! the late Sen. Robert A. Taft (R- said he has no doubt that the Republicans can win next year if Rockefeller headed the ticket. He said he hoped that Vice President Richard M. Nixon, gen- erally regarded as the front run- ner for the nomination, would accept second place on the tic- ket. He said Nixon is young enough to serve eight more years as vice president before seeking the top spot. "I am fond of them Capehart said on a TV program. "But I'm also realistic." Capeliart, who is generally re- garded as a member of the Carry's conservative wing, agreed with Sen. Jacob K. Javits (R-N.Y.) who said earlier that Rockefeller could poll more votes than Nixon as the GOP nominee. In another development, House Republican Leader Charles A. Halleck (Ind.) said he would ac- cept the Republican vice presi- dential nomination if it were of- 'ered to him. But Halleck refused to commit lirnsclf as between Nixon and Rockefeller, other than to say that f the GOP convention were held oday, he believed Nixon would win the presidential nomination. Meantime. GOP National Com- mittee Chairman Thruston Morton aid that Nixon's trip to Russia undoubtedly will have "political for him, despite the fact hat the trip was not politically motivated." Javits, speaking on a semi- monthly television and radio show or New York stations, said that e would not be honest" if he didn't say he believed Rockefeller draw more votes than Nix- in already hss announced hat if Rockefeller chooses to make the race he would support him. Belmont Countian Heads Ohio DAV The Ohio Department of t h e Disabled American veterans Sun- day elected William S. Bartlow of Shadyside in Belmont County as state commander. Delegates elected as executive committeemen included Jack Heydenrich of Spangler drive. PRINT TEXT OF SPEECH MOSCOW (UPI) -The official government newspaper Izvestia Sunday printed the full texts of Vice President Richard M. Nix- on's radio and television speech Saturday night. By NOLA R. LcVRANGE CALDWELL (Special) The Noble County Agricultural Society has issued the premium list and regulations for the 107th Noble County Fair to be held Sept. 2-5 Livestock entries will close at 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, and all other entries will close at 4 p m. Tuesday, Sept. 1. It had been hoped that the new grandstand, replacing the one destroyed by fire last year, would be completed this year; however, since ground has not been broken it is improbable A temporary set of bleachers will probably be arranged on the bank overlooking the race track. The calendar of events lists the horse pulling contest to be presented at 8 p.m. on Sept. 2 as the official opening of the fair. This will be staged in front of the grandstand. On Sept. 3, there will be judg- ing of dairy and 4-H club cattle, pra.n, tators, ablc-s fr ers, home econom cs, provis'ons- industrial [granges, at 9 am, pulling contest at 1 uns, flow- household arts a tractor p m and po- On Sept 5, the races will be between 5 and 6pm. same that date Awards- will be made There will be six to enter and 'he basis of 100 per cent for a ndjfour to start. A purse of capacity. The first prize 'be gnen to the horse lowering second, third, thfi record ,he 195q by Tipton's Corner Hard- fourth, and fifth, sixth and seventh, each surancc Agency, Caldwell; m tcr .s Shell Service Station If tween 8 and 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, to be eligible to enter for the Rotroff Internal.rmal All Girl I ware, Mr and Mrs. Don Thorn- In the tractor pulling contest, Auto Thrill Show at S p m in as, Homo Restaurant, Collcy In- a11 tractors must be weighed be- _ _ t j J i.____... n 1 i A rrvt t front of th cgrandstand i o( pi 1. til i. n_ i v jv.c ..nauun 11 Q mi there will bo judp.nt; of beef rat- moro than one horse lowers the tle.shcepandsw.no and 4-H club record the purse will bc given 1s third and beef cattle, sheep and sw.m, at to the horse with the lowest rec- A" tractcrs Wl11 1 p.m., racing; and at 8 Minnie Pearl and Grand Olc' Foreit Day of Sunbury will be Opry artists will bc presented in front of the grandstand Saturday's schedule calls for racing at 1 p m. and the Chero- kee Ranch Wild West Rodeo to be presented at 8 p m in of the grandstand front in charge of the starting gate; J. K Walkenshaw, secretary, A. H. Rich, superintendent of speed, .and L. C. Young, presid- ing judge. according to weight OaT' t0 M00' CIaSS C- B, 6800; and Class D, 6801 and over. Those in charge of exhibits ate as follows: Hugh Cox, horses; B. E. Hedge, dairy cattle; Brady The speed program, scheduled and a stone boat will be loaded for two days, calls for a purse with cement blocks. This contest Archer, beef catle; Alfred In the horse pulling contest, I Brown, sheep and swine; Joe horses or mules may be entered I Parrish, poultry; Frank Radcliff, of Three races will be run each day. On Sept. 4, there will be the 2-26 pace, trot, and pace, each with two heats. is Sept 2 at 8 pm. There will be two classes teams 3200 pounds and under, and teams over 3200. Teams must be grain, seed, potatoes and vegeta- bles, fruits and flowers; Floy Parrish, housthold, provisions, Roberta Bigley; industrial arts, Mrs. Byron Steen, home eco- Wooster Crash Kills 2 Koreans WOOSTER, 0. Ko- rean exchange students living at Cleveland were killed Sunday in a two-car headon crash on U.S. 30 two miles east of here. Dead in the crash were Young Suk Hshn, 24, a driver, and Dong Sun Cha, 26, a Kent Uni- versity student The W father FORECAST Warmer and more humid. PREDICTED TEMPERATUKES Today's High Today's Low tt SUNDAY'S TEMPERATURES Sunday's High Sunday's Low (l 4pm, 10 K pra. It 12 Noon 75 pm 78 lOp.m H TEMPERATURES ELSEWHERE Boston Detroit 7f Tampa n Tucson Duluth 74 Denrer n Sfciet Sunset New Moon tomorrow PROMINENT CTAM Altiir, Wfh in mvtheiit hotter than Son, Ah M JBU Sty"   

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