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   Ada Evening News, The (Newspaper) - May 12, 1946, Ada, Oklahoma                             Everybody hos some remedy to recommend for treating a common cold and close, behind is the number ready with advice to a fellow on how to manipulate the set of teeth he's soon to gel. WEATHER Fair Sunday and Monday, slowly rising temperatures. THE ADA EVENING NEWS Average Net April Paid Circulation 8131 Member: Audit Bureau of Circulation 43rd 23 ADA, OKLAHOMA, SUNDAY, MAY 12, 194C Russian Planes Reported Attack American Transports Near Vienna This exclusive ACME photograph shows the last stages of a reported attack bv Russian fiehter planes on an American Transport over an air base near Vienna.Austria The Russfan r at the U' S" which is about to land on t Crackdown On Traffic Soon Mayor Dodds Sets Wednes- day-for Collection of Fines Without Any Favors Mayor Luke B. Dodds indicat- ed Saturday morning that the city law enforcement office is going to crack down on traffic violators and give such violators until Wednesday, May 15, to ac- custom themselves to the new setup. He said that every law violator will be treated on the same basis, that there is no need for anyone to ask for favors because they won't be granted. New policemen started to work the Morning of May 6 and after a nine day training period prior to May 15 they will be ready to handle any situation that might develop. Just Warnings Thus Far During the past week, 15 red traffic violation tickets wore given as many people but be- cause the public is not used to the new regulations these driv- ers were only warned about fut- ure violations. Although, tha new mayor didn't assess (he vio- lators said that they would have to do a couple of dollars worth of advertising among fellow driv- ers. Mayor Dodds said that he was asking the cooperation of pedes- trians in enforcing the traffic laws. He pointed out that people can refrain from 'jay-walking' and helo the traffic situation con- siderably. Double Parking "Out" He warned motorists that double parking will be prohibited in downtown Ada and further stated that cars parked at a curb yet extending partially Out into an intersection would be given n traffic violation ticket. There are certain 'no parking' zones, including in front of theaters, fire plugs and in alleys. The mayor said that these rules will be enforced. Instead of the one dollar that has been charged traffic viola- tors in the past, the minimum cnarge will be two dollars to be paid when the ticket is present- ed. Expect 250 Animals In Dairy Show Here Central Oklahoma Dairy Show Tuesday; Many Fine Dairy Cattle Already in Barns More than 250 dairy animals are expected to take part in the Central Oklahoma Dairy show Tuesday, following a fitting and grooming school that will be conducted-Monday FIVE CENTS THE Government Slaps Controls On All Soft Coal Produced During 'Truce' Lewis, Owners at the Fairgrounds. Roff High Slarts Graduation Week Senior Sermon This Morn- ing, Graduation Thursday Today begins Graduation Week for Roff high school with- Rev. J. T. Roberts, Roff First Baptist church pastor, to deliver the sen- ior sermon o'clock. 11, i thi, is morning at 11 Commencement will be Thurs- day, May 16, according to Supt. w. C. Gregory. Rex O. Morrison, Ada superintendent, will deliver the address. Miss Iris Faye Gaar will play for senior entrance this morning. Rev. E. L. Hunter will assist in the program and the glee club will sing two numbers. Lenora Morgan will give the scripture reading. Thursday's program will in- clude the valedictory address by Jeane Gregory and the salutatory by Betty Young. Vhere will be special music. Mrs. Fred Clif- ton will present awards and Supt. Gregory the diplomas. "IKE" INSPECTS TROOPS TOKYO, Sunday, May 12 Against the backdrop of the Im- perial palace grounds, General Eisenhower today inspected ele- ments of the first cavalry divi- sion in what the army termed the largest review of U. S. forces yet staged in Japan. After the review, he left with Lt. Gen. Robert L. EichelbergT, ejghth army commander, for an inspection tour of units stationed outside the Tokyo area. Ada May Get Some Federal Airport Aid Under Bill Ada may receive a portion of an estimated in feder- al airport aid money since the Jill has been signed by President Truman. It has 'been explained that a airport expansion prp- ;ram is planned for Oklahoma. The program will be carried out to encourage-the building of a number of small utility airports n the state, rather, than a few arge fields. Under the measure signed by the president, the funds are to be matched by the state or loca subdivisions of government; I is expected that Oklahoma wil receive about to be matched under the airport con slruction program, making the sum of money to be spent abou State Commission In Charge As soon as copies" of the bil are received, the aviation com- mission will be called into spec- ial session to plan its procedure under the program. This meet is expected in the near future. Class Four airports and above will deal directly with the CAA Ada comes under this classifica- tion and will receive all its money for improvement through this program. The money that is to be match- ed can be used for construction of any part of an airport except hangars. No hangars can be built with the money received throueh this program. Local citizens' at- tention is called'to this fact as a bond issue may be called to pay for the hangars that are at the Chauncey Airport now. After the hangars are con- structed, Ada will be ready to receive some of the money deriv- ed from the bill signed by Presi- dent Truman. The money to be matched can be used for construction of ad- ministration station and other necessary facilities. The principal reason for the state getting this money is for the construction of small airports near small towns. The aviation commission of Ok- lahoma will set a series of public hearings over the state to ascer- tain the desires of local units Df government under the federal' aid program. It may also decide whether to seek an allocation from the gov- ernor's contingency fund to help finance the initiation of the pro- gram. Local airport authorities have said that they are for this. USDAlolFWilh 1947 Insed Battle The Central Oklahoma Dairy show will include .entries from eight counties including Murray, Okfuskee, Garvin, Johnston, Hughes, Fdntotbc, Seminole and Already 150 animals are in th barns at the Fairgrounds and an additional 100 more are expected before the show gets under wa' Tuesday morning. Calves To Be Issued To Youths At the school Monday, the reg istered heifers purchased in Wis consin and from Dr. Ed Granger herd near Ada will be issued to 4-H and FFA members who havi been selected to receive them. All boys ,who have been noti- fied that they will receive cattle are requested.to be at the show Man Is Judre '..C; H. Hailey, county agent, has announced that the school wil' begin Monday at 10 a.m. and con- tinue through the. remander of the day.1. Bernard Marquart of Milton Junction, Wise., will judge the Milking Shorthorn class. He is a breeder of Milking Shorthorns and established a world's record with one of his Mining Short- horn cows. record was for milk and "butterfat production. Court Convicts 61 01 Torturing And Thousands Greater returns for amount in- News Classified Ads [WEATHER Oklahoma: Fair Sunday and Monday, slowly rising tempera- tures. OKLAHOMA CITY, May il_ U. S. department of ag- riculture has promised aid for the next crop season in controll- ing insects which this year ser- iously damaged Oklahoma's wheat ci'op, the Oklahoma City chamber of commerce' reported today. Stanley Draper, managing'di- rector the chamber, made'the announcement upon his returrn from Washington. Crop experts estimate that de- paredations of greenbugs and red spiders have clipped the expected Oklahoma wheat crop from 10- to bushels this year. "We didn't get'started on con- trol measure soon enough this time, but we have assurance of federal aid in plenty of time next Draper said. The federal control program will be conducted in cooperation with Oklahoma and state department of agriculture I offic- ials. By CYNTHIA LOWRY DACHAU, Germany, May 11, U. S. military court today convicted all 61 defendants of killing and torturing thousands of prisoners in the Mauthausen con centration camp murder mill and set -Monday for sentencing. The trial was the largest yet of all mass war crimes trials, i The defendants, mostly, mem- bers of the German SS, were responsible for deaths at the camp. The court deliberated one hour after a trial lasting six weeks Many former prisoners, testifie-. about the murder of inmates by passing, shooting, starvation ,anc torture. Some persons, were ;hrown into the .crematory while still living, one witness-said.'- Associated Press Correspondent Joseph 'Morton, captured while accompanying an allied mission into Slovakia, was. one of those put to death in Mauthausen.- Lt. Col. William Denson, chief prosecutor, had urged the convic- -ion qf every defendant as being 'part of a design to beat and kill regardless of. whether each was proved to have murder- ed an A chief, defendant, was August Sigruber, former nazi gauleiter of upper Austria, who was charged with a leading-role in establish- ment of the camp near Linz, Aus- tria. Secretaries End Meeting Dollinger Tells Them Must Deal in Ideas, Be Business Men With Missionary Spirit- One of the finest conferences of ;he Oklahoma Association of Commercial Organization Secre- taries ended at noon Saturday following an address by H. J. Dol- inger, assistant manager of the Southwestern Division of the lhamber of Commerce of the United States from Dallas. Friday afternoon sessions con- sisted of talks by Col. Claude H. Chorpening, corps of engineers, Tulsa, arid Joe C. Scott, president of the state board of agriculture.- "Activities and Plans of U. S. Army Engineers in Oklahoma" was the subject used by Col. Chorpening. President Scott talked on, "The Business of Ag- Most of the 60 persons attend- ing the spring.conference of the state organization made a trip to the Lazy D Ranch where they took time out to look at some of the fine Hereford Heaven ani- mals. The trip started at 8 a.m. Saturday and the group was back in Ada about two hours later. The first business session Sat- urday morning consisted 6f a dis- cussion on taxes. "This Tax Bus- Truman Says Up to Education To Assure Defense for A-Bomb By DOUGLAS B. CORNELL NEW YORK, May President Truman declared today that until the world learns the science of human relationships "the atomic bomb will remain a frightful weapon which threat- ens to destroy all of us." Speaking before a crowd which overflowed seats on the campus of Fordham university, Police Commissioner Arthur W. Wallander estimated that persons hailed the president, some waving, others shouting "Harry" as his motor caravan rolled swiftly through blockcd- off streets to the university. The who studied low in Kansas City in the early 1920's donned a gold-tasseled (Continued on Page 8 Column 1) City Officials Are Centralizing City Purchasing System The newly elected city commis- sioners report, that they are working together on problems that confront the-city and have installed a centralized buying system for .everything purchased with, city money; Mayor Luke Dodds said that the city pays cash for every item purchased and said pur- chases would be made only by heads of departments. "In. the future there will be no buying of material by employes. The mayor said employes have been notified of the new of its charter, the president de- clared: "It is up to education to bring about that deeper international understanding which is so vital to world peace." One A-Bomb Defense Mr. Truman, whose address was broadcast over all networks, said there'was at. least one de- fense against the atomic bomb. "That defense lies in our mas- tering this science of human re- lationships all over the he said. "It is the defense of toler- ance and of understanding, at in- telligence and thoughtfulness." gree as doctor of law. Education Faces Challenge "Education faces the greatest challenge in its the pres- ident said, in preparing veterans and other young men and women "to live in the new atomic age." "Intelligent men do not hate other men just because their re- ligion may be different, because their habits and language may be different, or because their na- tional origin or color may be dif- he said. "Intelligent Americans no long- er think that merely because a man is born outside the boundar- ies of the United States lie is no concern of ours." Quotes Roosevelt Mr. Truman, reading to the convocation on the Fordham campus n "last message" Iron the late President Roosevelt, saic "In a speech which he wrote just before he died, but which h never delivered he said: "We are faced with the pre eminent fact that, if civilization is to survive, we must the science of human relation ability of all peoples of all kinds, to live and work to gelher, in the same world, a peace.' "Until citizens of America am citizens of the other nations of the world learn this 'science of hu man relationships' of which Pres ident Roosevelt spoke, the atomii bomb 'will remain" a -frightful weapon which threatens to des- troy all of us." Meet Today Atmosphere Reported Friendly; Railroad Freight Embargo Goes off Monday system. Merchants are being warnec ;hat. to sell an article or an item :o the city, a purchase order from ;he city must be presented if the merchants expect to money. get theii NIGHT SPORTS ASKED TO HOLD OFF TWO WEEKS WASHINGTON, May'11, Baseball and other sports'activi- ties today were requested by civilian production administration to wait about two weeks before resuming normal night schedules. a resulti of the two-week truce in the coal strike, .transpor- tation restrictions were eased but CPA urged that dirhouts and some other fuel and power sav- ing measures remain in force. DON'T WANT KING May 11, "down with the Ro- man republicans marched to the seat of the Italian government at Viminalc palace today ii> an ord- erly demonstration against the new monarch, Umberto II. At the same time Falcone Luci- fero, minister of the royal house, announced that it had been decid- ed to dispense with any cere- mony by which Umberto would be sworn in as Italy's new king. During 1944, pairs of shoes were' produced in the United States. The mayor has visited with Ray Martin, city cleric, and talk- id over problems that occur in :hat office. He has'also discussed :he water and street departments ivith Burrell Oliver, corhmission- er of public works and (property. Mayor Dpdds has made a :ouple of trips to the airport to ook over the port and equip- ment that has been installed here, in addition to making a to the g a r-b a g e disposal ilant. Persons who are placed ;in the ity jail for one reason or an- ther will either pay a fine or work for the city .long enough to pay the fine. The mayor said that anyone placed in the city jail who doesn't pay his fine and is able to work will be put to work. Cut Off Broadcast Someone'Snips Wires In Basement Before Green Goei on Air ASHEVILLE, N. C., May scheduled NBC broadcast by AFL President William Green was suddenly cut off the air to- night, and NBC Announcer John Hurley told reporters it was be- cause someone snipped three wires in the basement of the city auditorium where Green spoke. The broadcast went dead about 15 seconds after it began. Hurley was introducing Green at the time and the labor leader had not begun speaking. Green then gave a 15-minute rousing speech be- fore southern AFL leaders, opening the AFL southern or- ganization drive. Green and the audience believed the speech was aeing heard throughout the na- :ion. T. C. McManus, Asheville plant manager for the Southern Bell Telephone company, confirmed Hurley's statement that three tele- phone wires bearing the broad- cast were all cut at the same point. McManus said that in his opinion it could not have been accidental. Hurley, who introduced Green on the broadcast, is chief NBC an- nouncer at Washington. Fewer Pigs, More Wheat That's Request to Farmers, To Get More Grain For Famine Areas Abroad By OVID A. MARTIN WASHINGTON, May .between meat for this country and grain for starv- ing lands, Secretary of. Agricul- ture Anderson tonight asked farmers to produce 10 per cent fewer pigs next fall than they did a year ago. The action, he said, is dictated by the fact that, grain supplies will not be large enough to con- :inue hog production at present levels and supply famine areas abroad. It was taken as Stabilization Director Chester Bowles served notice to the public -that the meat supply "pinch is really going to be felt next winter and spring." Meat will be more plentiful with- in the next few months, he re- ported, 'but then will become scarcer as a result of higher grain prices authorized in the hope of getting more grain for export. "We aren't going to like it very Bowles said in a broad- cast. "But we would like our- selves a whole lot less if we went on callously, blindly, stuffing our own mouths while we defaulted on our plain obligations to the starving of this earth." Anderson asked a pig reduction of nine per cent in the midwest- ern corn belt and at least 12 per cent in other areas. This differ- ence recognizes the difficulty of obtaining adequate feed supplies outside the corn belt and the need for economy in the use of transportation facilities. War Bride Arrives Here From London to Make Her Home Filzhugh Seniors Enter Final Week Commencement Exercises Set for Coming Thursday Fitzhugh. high school's seven seniors today enter their final week of high school. The graduation sermon will be delivered this afternoon at o'clock in the Fitzhugh Mission- ary Baptist church, Rev. L. E. Perrin speaker. Commencement exercises will be held Thursday at 8 p. m. with Jack Conn, Ada attorney, deliv- ering the address. Members of the class are Mild- red Young, Billy Lou (Clark) Bumpas, Norma Joyce Heatler, Juanita Daniels, Doris Benton, Billy Ray Sherrell and Howard Boyles. At Very First Chance, Had Banana With Ice Cream In St. Louis Station Mrs. James Mitchell arrived last week in Ada from London, England, to make her home with her husband at North Stonewall. The Mitchells have been mar- ried a year and it had been nine months since Mitchell, who was stationed for 23 months in the ETO with the Eighth Air.Force, had seen his wife. Mrs. Mitchell was given 12 days to pack for her trip to Am- erica, but that was ample time considering that she had known for more than a year that she would make the trip. There were 731 brides on the S S Ei-icsson and of that number four came to is living in Oklahoma City and the other two in Enirl. A girlhood friend cnitie on the same boat and is making her home in Pennsyl- vania. Mrs. Mitchell notices something different in the stores everytime she shops. First, we buy different amounts and weights from Eng- lish shoppers. At her very first opportunity, she'" had a banana with ice cream in the station at St. Louis. On the long stretch from Lon- don to Ada, the last five minutes were the worst part of the trip for Marjorie-Mitchell, but she forgot it all when she arrived at the Frisco Depot and found her husband pacing the platform. Texarkana Is (ify Of Sleuths Today Officers Warn Some Youngsters Going Too Far Trying to Catch Phantom Killer In Dunn, N. C., it is against the aw to snore loudly enough to disturb your neighbors. Read the News Classified Ads. Mercury in Quick 41-Degree Drop Skids from Warm After- noon Reading to 42 De- grees Over Night Friday's high, S3 degrees; Sat- urday morning's low, 42 degrees; rainfall .39 of an inch. And it was COLD for this time of year after a dash of hail an-i a short, heavy rainfall late Fri- day afternoon. Later, clouds threatened to dump more rain in the city but relented and eventually moved on, so that although definitely was sunshiny, too. TEXARKANA, Tex., May 11. was a city of sleuths today but officers warn- ed that some of the younger gen- eration were going too far in try- ing to catch the phantom killer believed responsible for five deaths here. Some were reported to be ac- tually trailing persons they sus- pected, and others planted them- selves as decoys to lure the killer into another attack. Sheriff W. H. Presley and Chief of Police Jack Runnels in a joint statement yesterday told citizens here that somebody was "out of pocket" (missing) in Bowie and Miller counties the nights of the killings, and urged them to recall whether anyone they knew was missing on those dates. The major incident in the cit- izens' sleuthing campaign occur- MRS. JAMES MITCHELL Greater returns for amount in- News Classified Ads last night when officers ,__ ed up a high school athlete after a three-mile chase. The boy was trailing a bus in his car, officers said, on the belief that a "sus- picious" person had boarded the bus. The boy refused to halt and police shot his tires. Released without charge after questioning the young athlete told police he didn't know the pursuing car be- longed to police officers. It was not marked. It was reported that armed members of the younger genera- tion were deliberately using themselves 'as decoys to catch the phantom. They park on dark country roads, scene of two dou- ble murders and wait for the phantom to try another attack. Toad frogs are worth as much as per year in controlling pests, according to estimates. Stonewall Launches Into Grad Week Sermon This Morning, Final Program Tuesday Night At this morning's Stonewall high school senior sermon pro- gram the address will be deliver- ed by Rev. A. D. Gregory, Stone- wall Methodist church. Joyce Beamer will play for en- trance of the seniors, the audience will sing Rev. C. E. Henson and Rev. L. H. Ritter will assist with" the pro- gram and Eddie Joe Cavel will give the scripture reading. The sextet will sing. Tuesday night the school will present "The Light of commencement ritual; those tak- ing part will be Mack Lee Rich- ardson, Milton Mooney, Joanna Mooney, Eddie Joe Patri- 'cia Harrell and Euceba Weather- iy. In the graduation portion, Clar- ence Murphy will give the salu- tatory, Bobbie Jean Davis ths valedictory address; The sextet, composed of June Warren, Ima Jean Cuzens, Nadine Minor, An- na Lou Murphy, June Williams and Mary Nell Carter, will sing two numbers. Meek Richardson play a violin solo. June Wil- liams will speak as the use- ful senior." Supt. D. D. Duke will present diplomas. Both programs will be given in the school auditorium. Greater returns for amount in- Ada News Classified Ads By HAROLD W. WARD WASHINGTON, May government today ordered the railroad freight embargo lift- ed Monday but slapped controls on the entire soft coal output ex- pected during the strike "truce." The action covers "captive" mines as well as others and may withhold coal from industry im- mediately. But it provides the government with an expected to tons of coal for emergency users without re- sorting to seizure of the pits. Saturday Conference Friendly John L. Lewis and the mine owners met, meanwhile, in what Edward F. McGrady, federal con- ciliator, called "a very friendly, very cooperative atmosphere" to seek the settlement President Truman requested, by Wednesday. After morning and afternoon sessions which brought no specific word of progress the conferees adjourned until 11 a.m. (EST) to- morrow. The stumbling block ap- icared to be Lewis' demand for in back holiday pay. Possibly in this connection, most of the afternoon session was de- voted to a caucus of the operators. [t was they who proposed tho Sunday session, Says Operators Made John D. Battle, executive sec- retary of the national coal asso- ciation, was not among the con- "erees, issued a statement saying that "the coal mine owners made offers to the union leaders weeks ago that should have prevented a work stoppage, and they renewed heir- offers mqny times." de- clared that Lewis' truce offer 'further denipnstrates his con- rol over th'e'nation's coal sup- ply." With miners generally ready to ;o back to work Monday morning ix'cept tin several scattered lo- :als, officials not only took con- rol of the coal to be mined dur- the two-week truce but called or continued dimouts and other lectric conservation mea- urcs in view of tho still-dead- ocked contract negotiations. Although the order by the solid uels administration covers the oal to be produced by "captive" lines owned by the steel com- anies. Much of this is unsuitable or "use outside steel mills. Tha ffect of the order on steel pro- uction remained uncertain. Coal To Be Doled Out The order, in effect, sets up riorities by which the accumul- ting coal will be doled out by le government. The first pre- ference will go to utilities, rail- roads, laundries, hospitals and the like. Only after these needs are filled may factories get coal. The nationwide freight embar- go which took effect Thursday will end at a.m. (Eastern Standard Time) Monday. With it will go the express embargo and the ban on parcel post shipments weighing more than 11 pounds. The 25 percent reduction in passenger travel on coal-burning trains is being kept in force for the present. An additional 25 per- cent cut slated to start Wednes- day, however, was called off. REALLY DAY ENID.'Okla., May ll, H. Drake, a student pilot from, here, is convinced this 'is his lucky day. While taking a flying lesson, he crashed into a volt power line. The broken line flipped in- to a volt line and then tha plane crashed into U. S. high- way 64. The plane was de- molished 'and parts were burned but Drake walked away with no more injury than a bruised knee. If you don't believe it, Sgt. Joe Boyce and Trooper Bill Shackle- ford of the Oklahoma highway nat.rn] patrol luck. will vouch for Drake'i THr PESSIMIST By Bob yr, Ther's allus a large iurn out fer a high brow a few enjoy it an' th' rest pretend to. You never hear a hustler kollerin'.   

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