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   Ada Evening News, The (Newspaper) - September 16, 1946, Ada, Oklahoma                             After taking a good look at the general situation today, we concluded that whatever it was that we were worrying about 10 years ago undoubtedly must have been trivial, says observer Avtrxjt Ntt Aueuit Paid Circulation 8462 Mcmbtr: Audit Bureau of Circulation THE ADA EVENING NEWS FINAL EDITION 43rd 129 ADA, OKLAHOMA, MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 1346 FIVE CENTS THE COPY Entries Piling Into County Fair, High In Numbers and Quality Officicialt Pleased with This Fair; Originality Marks Booths, Displays Attractive in All Departments; Judging Scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday Morning There was one pickup right after another arriving at the Fairgrpunds Monday morning.' The total number'of entries increased steadily from the time the doors were opened, at 8 a. m. until 10 o'clock, when more than 60 persons haH en- tered close to 300 items in the annual Pontotoc county Free Fair Sept. 16-18, and many more were converging on the Fairgrounds. "A properly conducted fair should and does result in increased production. No one factor does more to stimulate effort in the improvement of farm conditions than the agri- cultural County Agent C. H. Hailey said Monday morning. Connally Demands Trieste be Independent Of Both Yugoslavia, Italy-A Free State City Council To Take Up Routine, Planning Matters Tonight's meeting of the Ada city council holds much of in- terest to all citizens who would like to know what is going in the revised city government, both in routine matters and in contem- plation of plans for the coming months. The meeting begins at Conven- tion Hall at o'clock, open to the public. It is Council members expect the at- tendance to include representa- tives of a number of local groups, following last Friday's move .to have such representation. This will be the regular month ]y meeting and will involve con- s'ideration and approval of bills End reports on what is being done by city departments. There will also be discussion of some of the major moves that are being considered in months ahead. Council members invite the citizens of Ada to attend, see where the city's money is being spent, what problems are deve- loping and what progress is be- ing made in the changover be- gun in July from commission to city manag'er form of govern- ment. German Election Returns Compiled ConMrvotivet Win In French one, Communist! In Russian Areat BERLIN. Sept. .In. complete returns from municipal and rural elections in Germany Sunday indicated the conservative Christian Socialists had won in the French zone, independents he-id a slim lead in the British zone and the communist-domina- ted socialist unity party ran far ahead in the Russian-occupied province of Brandenburg and Mecklenburg. In the predominately Catholic French area, the communists trailed far behind the Christian Socialists, corresponding to the Christian Democratic union in the British and American zones. In- dependents, because of the local nature of the elections, also piled up a considerable vote. Unofficial returns compiled by the French military government showed the Christian Socialists ahead in all sections, the Saar- land, Baden-Baden, the Palatin- ate and the Rhineland. The combined returns: Chris- tian Socialists Socialists 493.086; Independents communists. Liberal democrats of the Palatinate got votes in the Palatinate. In the British zone, with ap- proximately one-third of the voles cast tabulated in rural elec- tions. held a lead of fewer than votes over the Social Democrats. The Christian Democrats were close behind. The "It is at a fair that farmers have an opportunity to see and observe the progress being made in the improvement of farm crops and animals and to compare his own work with the efforts of others. His success in .competing with his neighbors stimulates him to greater efforts and his failures teach him wherein his work has been at Hailey commented on how farmers benefit from county fairs. Buildings Begin to Bulge In no department will there be an open and closed event as there are almost a maximum of exhibits. In fact, the sides of every building at the Fairgrounds are bulging. Heretofore, the Pontotoc coun- ty fair has been' somewhat of a backwoods proposition, but this year it will compare favor- ably with any county lair in the state and the reason is that more people have taken more interest in the officials say. It is the only time during the year when a farmer has a chance to have his production judged in competition wtth his neighbor's crops. At previous county fairs, a room in the Armory has been used for poultry exhibits, but this year hogs, sheep, poultry and rabbits are being housed in Barn No. 1. Open class Jerseys and Guernseys are in Barn No. 2, open class Milking Shorthorns and Holsteins are in -barn No. 3. FFA dairy heifers are in barn No. 4, 4-H club dairy heifers are in barn No. 5 and beef cattle can be seen in Barn No. 6.. Busy Day for Reriitrars Seven registrars expected to be busy all day Monday hand- ling hundreds of entries in the various classes of competition. In every display made by farm women, there is originality and as a prize is offered for the best booth plenty of time is being spent in perfecting a display that is attractive to the eye. A display giving information pertaining to cancer, the disease and ways of prevention, mg up Monday morning with members of the county cancer committee dping the work. All exhibits will be judged Tuesday and Wednesday morn- ing and all items will remain on display until 3 p.m. Wednes- day, according to Hailey JURY ROOM USED FOR HOME IN MILWAUKEE: The Johnson Clan, Mrs. Lucille Johnson and her nine children from their home by a court order; To keep the family from being separated Civil Judge Robert C. Cannon gave them shelter in his jury the Milwaukee courthouse. Sitting on cots donated by the Red Cross are: L-R: Robert, 13; Civil Judge Robert C. Cannon, holding diapers, donated by a diaper laundry; Dickie, 15 months: Mary Lou, 8; Patricia, 16- Lucille, 18; Mrs. Lucille Johnson the mother; June, 12; Sharon, 3J; Nedra, 11; Ralph, 9. The fath- er, Robert, left Mrs. Johnson in July of this Bill Coe to Attend, Present Roy Turner Democratic Rally Hera Wednesday to Bring Xeaderi Of Party's Campaign Slate, Voters from Five-Aunty Area Those in charge of arrangements for the five-county Democratic party rally here Wednesday do. not know just how many people will be are expecting and planning for a large attendance. Five Die in State Traffic Accidents In Past Week End By The Aiioelated Presi Five persons, including two Tulsa mothers and their sons, died in traffic accidents in Okla- homa Sunday. Their deaths raised the 1946 communists made poor showing. a surprisingly Truman Will Attend 0. U.-Army Game WASHINGTON. Sept. Truman completed plans today to visit the military academy nt West Point, N, Y., Sept. 2il. Presidential secretary Charles G. Ross said the chief executive would fly there, review the cadet corps, attend the Army-Oklahoma football game and fly back. Greater returns for amount in- vested. Ada News Want Ads. Truman for World Scientific Congress Co Hi on U. N. for Confer- ence on Conservation Of Global Resource! By LARRY HAUCK LAKE SUCCESS, N. Sept Truman today called on the United Nations to summon a world scientific con- ference on conservation to study global resources, including "the possible peaceful uses of atomic energy within the next few dec- ades." The Presidential request, sub- mitted to the economic and social council through delegate John G. Winant, asked the council to con- vent a United Nations scientific conference on resources conserva- tion and utilization in tlie last six months of 1947 somewhere in the toll on Oklahoma highways to 366. The highway patrol reported a defective steering wheel resulted in the deaths near Catoosa of Mrs. Dorothy Lambert, 32 and her 10-weeks-old son Richard Jarvis, and Mrs. Opal May Lit- tle, 37, and her 13-yeaT-old son Bill. Ode Ray Lambert, 45, husband of one of the dead women, told the patrol a rod broke in his steering sending his car plowing into Duck Creek bridge near Catoosa. Lambert escaped with minor injuries, Bryan 'Little, 15, Mrs. Little's other son who was riding in the car, also escaped serious hurts. Joe Stallik, 21, who lives near Harrah, was killed when his au- tomobile left the road and turned over a quarter-mile west of Harrah. The five deaths bring this month's fatality total to three less than for a comparable period for September, 1945. United States. Declaring that "can become a major basis the president said: conservation of WEATHER OKLAHOMA Generally fair :unight and Tuesday except scat- .ered light showers northwest and .-xtreme west; not much tempera- -ure change. "Warfare has taken a heavy toll of many natural resources the rebuilding of the nations and the industrialization of 'under-devel- oped areas will require an ad- ditional Jarge depletion of Waste, destruction and uneco- nomic use of resources anywhere damngc mankind's common es- tate. "The real or exaggerated fear of resource shortages and declin- ing standards of living has in the past involved nations in warfare Every member of the United Na- tions is deeply interested in pre- venting a recurrent of that fear and of those consequences.' Delay Arraignment Of Squatter Chiefs LONDON, Sept. 16 Five communist leaders charged with conspiracy in the organization of a squatter invasion of vacant London luxury apartments re- ceived an eight-day 'stay of ar- raignment this morning when Prosecutor H. A. K. Morgan an- nounced that he did not intend to "go on with the cash today." The attorney for the commu- nists, four, of whom are London municipal officials, agreed to postponement of the hearing un- til Sept. 24 and the accused were freed on continuance of the same bond posted when they were charged last w'eek. Although the prosecution and defense, w e r e apparently in agreement on the delay there was no indication in court of the rea- son for the postponement, Ex-Paratrooper Falls to Death BOWLING O., Sept. 16 Gordon Lahman, 18, of Between Picketing CIO Seamen and AFL Long- shoremen Ordered Back To Work By The Antedated The twelfth day of the nation- wide maritime York teirise 'to- day with threats of clashes be- tween thousands of picketing CIO seamen and AFL longshore- men under instructions not to "respect any commy picket line." CIO National Martime Union leaders hauled out their most formidable massed picket line with marchers so it is virtually im- possible to squeeze negotiations to end the walkout collapsed; Police Strengthened Police strength was bolstered throughout the sprawling docks area. COI leaders said last night there- might be trouble if the AFL longshoremen attempt to breach the picket lines as they did Saturday to help unload the S. S. George Washington. Fourteen liners with more than passengers half of them army or navy were due in New York Port dur- ing the day. fourteen liners_during the day. The first clash between the op- posing unionists, came in mid- afternoon shortly a f e r the French liner, Colombie, arrived with approximately passen- gers. -i About 150 longshoremen, ac- cording to police account, crashed the NMU picket lines and started removing baggage. In the confusion which follow- ed one AFL longshoreman was arrested because he struck an NMU picket, police said: No charge, was placed against him immediately. Many Longshoremen were on the job along.the waterfront but _ they had not passed picket lines for the democratic party in this j to get there. Some men, anxious area, an opportunity to meet and All the 'makings' of a record setting rally. Barbecue and soup for several thousand people will be ready for serving at noon after the rally preliminaries have .begun at 11 o'clock Wednesday morning. Turner Heads Speakers At 2 o'clock the speaking pro- gram will begin. Roy J. Turner, democratic nominee for the gov- ernorship, will head the speak-' ers, who will include Glen D. Johnson; Fourth district congres- sional nominee, and other state and local candidates. Bill Coe, who staged a surpris- ingly strong race in the July .pri- mary and led the voting in Pontotoc county in that first pri- mary will introduce Turner, oilman-rancher who was runner- up to Coe in the first primary and swept the county voting in the runoff election.' This will be an opportunity for voters to see these two favorites of Pontotoc county democrats on the platform combining their ap- pearance in the van of the cam- paign for votes of November 5. Voters Urged To Turn Out Local party leaders are urging people of Ada and Pontotoc coun- ty to turn out in large numbers, for they 'have reports indicating that Ada will be the mecca Wed- nesday for hundreds of visitors from adjoining counties. There will be many Indians here, for on Wednesday night an important Choctaw-Chickasaw meeting is scheduled here. There will also be pashofa, native In- dian dish, served Wednesday at the rally for the Indians who pre- fer this on their menu. All in all, it will be a big day CIO-AFL Clash Is Now Feared Wallace, With Cabinet Crisis Looming, Says He'll Stand On Another Soon By JOHN M. HIGHTOWER WASHINGTON, Sept. 16 Secretary of Commerce; "Wallace today reaffairmed his stand for the softer U. S. policy toward Russia which President Truman disavowed as administration pol- icy, and said he will continue to fight publicly for his views. Wallace's announcement ap- parently heralded a wide-open split in Mr. Truman's cabinet between the commerce secretary and Secretary of State Byrnes, whose aids here and in Paris have made no secret of! his bitter opposition to Wallace's ideas. Has Talked With Truman Wallace talked with President Truman by telephone immediate- ly before he issued his statement, Aides said. They reported he would see the president probably tomorrow, but by Wednesday at the latest. Wallace's statement given to, reporters shortly after he re- turned to his office from New York said: "I stand upon my New York spe'ech. It was interesting to find that both the extreme right and the extreme left disagreed with the views I expressed. Feeling as I do however, that most Amer- icans are concerned about, and willing to work for, peacj, I in- tent to continue my efforts for a just and lasting peace and I shall, within the near future, speak on this subject again." hear leading candidates, to hear discussions of issues of the cam- paign and to mingle in an infor- mal atmosphere of party har- mony. Dillard Pope Now Manager of Paper GUTHRIE, Okla., Sept. Pope, advertising man- ager of the Guthrie Leader, has been appointed general manager of that paper, succeeding Her- schel LeVan, who resigned to reenter the national advertising field. Pope began work for the leader as a carrier boy while attending school. For'the past eight years, he has been .connected with the daily's advertising, circulation and classified departments. to return to work after 11 days of idleness, reported for work early, before the CIO pickets were dispatched for duty. Ryan Urges Return To Work Joseph T. Ryan, president of AFL longshoremen, was cover- ing the waterfront in his black limousine, urging his men to go back to work where steam was up and winches could be oper- ated. Twice he shouldered through masses of the NMU1 pickets along, unmolested, to confer with his men. "We don't respect any commy picket he said. "If the AFL seamen will give us steam, we'll work." There was no indication that AFL seamen, who had the sup- port of CIO seamen in the early days of the strike, would .ve- turn to work until members of the rival union, too, had won a I pay rise. _____ The United States proposed that i out Eagle Rock, Calif., only ten days a preparatory committee be set up to organize the conference and said it would later suggest coun- tries for membership on the draft- ing group. The guinea pig, not from Guinea, and not a pig, is a South American cavy, distantly related to the rabbit. a paratrooper regiment, Read The News Classified Ads. dropped feet to his "death before a crowd of at a "Fly- ing Tiger Air Circus" here yes- terday. A verse, "The Paratrooper's Prayer." was found in his cloth- ing: "Gory, gory, what a helluva way to die jump." This is my last The Young Women's Christian Association was formed in 1894. tional advertising position with Oklahoma City Daily Oklahoman. He was employed by the Okla- homan before becoming general manager of the Leader four years ago. DANVILLE, 111., Sept. Ingram was happy when his lost billfold was returned, al- though had been taken from it. Whoever found the wallet and took the overlooked in a hidden compartment. Dropped in- to a mail box, the purse was re- turned by a postal employe. So Ingram contributed to- ward the postmen's picnic fund. n a ruling by economic stabilizer John R. Steelman, but no provisions were made imme- diately for passing the'increase along to CIO maritime workers NMU bosses, consequently, clared that more than of1 their men in New York port alone would be marshalled for the greatest show of strength ever seen in a maritime labor' dispute. 1 The air conditioning' plant the Capitol, Senate and House office buildings in Washing-ton has a daily refrigerating capacity equivalent to the of a block of ice 50 feet by '50 feet. Indians of County Meet Wednesday On Tribal Affairs Eli P. Goforth, president of the Pontotoc county Choctaw-Chick- asaw group, has called a meeting for 4 o'clock Wednesday after- noon at which time members will hear a report of business tran- sacted by officials of the two tribes on a recent trip to Wash- ington, D.C. Officials of the two tribes 'thought that Wednesday would i be a good day for the meeting 'as many county .Indians will, be Ada attending the Democratic rally. President Goforth said that in addition to' the speaking one of the main attractions will be the serving of some real pashofa pre- pared by Mrs. Joe Rushing. Jerry Folsom, secretary to the local unit, said that Floyd May- tubby of Tishomingo recently made a trip to Washington. Fplsom last week met with Een Dwight, Choctaw tribal attorney, and obtained information that will be of interest to county In- dians. The meeting here will be to inform the Indians of various business transactions that have taken place during the past month and to gain information from the local group pertaining to future business. Tribal officials are planning to make another trip to Washington in about a month and after that trip officials will come to Ada to make a personal report on their trip, Nothing to Report On Grid Inductions Report Had Gone Out Tru- man to Order Men Leaving Academies Into Uniform WASHINGTON, Sept. 16, Presidential Secretary Charles G Ross said today there is "absolu- tely nothing" to a published re-1 port that President Truman has ordered the induction of football stars who have left West Point and Annapolis. A copyrighted story in the Memphis Commercial Appeal said that Mr. Truman had'become irked at the many departures from the academics, find had or- dered his military aide, Maj. Gun, Harry N. to do something about it. "This 'something' is reported to be a series of phone calls to the selective service officials of states which are harboring 'es- calls suggesting that dra-ft boards immediately induct football stars who have left West Point and Annapolis to play at the old home the paper said. A selective service official here asked to comment on the story; told a reporter that no orders, specifically aimed at football stars, ever have been-issued. Players who have left the aca- demies to play at other schools include Thomas (Shorty) McWil- liams, from West Point to Mis- sissippi State, and Clyde Scott of Arkansas and Bob Kelly of Notre Dame, from Annapolis. Gold cubes were used as cur- rency in ancient China. Aides at the commerce depart- ment told reporters before the statement was issued that Wal- lace had talked by telephone with the White House and probably would see Mr. Truman sometime tomorrow. They said Wallace would have nothing further to say about his New York speech today. At the State Department, offi- cials said they hoped Wallace would decide against making any more speeches on foreign policy unless he clears them with state. Information as to his actual course wa; lacking there, however. Wallace Has No Comment At the commerce department Wallace aides said Wallace had no immediate comment on the reaction to his President Truman's repudiation of his approval of it. They said Wallace might issue a statement later in the day. There was sold talk, too, that he might try to see the president and clear up the situation result- ing from Mr. Truman's saying that while he had not approved what Wallace said, he did ap- prove his right to say it. Clayton Visits President The White House disclosed Un- dersecretary of State Clayton, spearheading the state depart- ment's counter-moves to Wal- (Continued on Page 2 Column 3) China Government Forces Advancing, Reds Are Defiant NANKING, Sept. Government troops drove deep- ening wedges into the Chinese communists' Yenan-Kalgan line of communications today, seeking to isolate the two key Red cities peace hopes dropped to near zero. Communist spokesman Wang Ping-Nan acknowledged that "we may lose this or that city or this or that but added that "we are not worried. The government may sieze land, but cannot win the war against us as long as oui troops are And the Reds will not discuss any political settlement, he re- iterated, until Chiang Kai-Shek pledges an unconditional cease- fire order. This Chiang has been unwilling to do. Pro-government field dis- patches said the communists al- ready were removing supplies from Kalgan, regional base dom- inating the gateway to Chahar province to the north. Yenan, communist "capital" roughly 425 miles to the southwest, was not directly menaced although na- tional troops reportedly were in the Linfen area 100 miles southeast of Yenan as they drove toward Yangku, Shansi province capital. Other government forces drove against Kalgan from three direc- tions and were pressing south- ward. A southward advance from 300 miles would permit a junc- tion with troops in the Linfen area, and isolate Yenan from Kal- gan. In Peiping, an American officer returned from a tour of both Red and government sectors of Man- churia to predict resumption of civil war there "before snow BUSY WEEK HERE There's plenty doing in Ada this week: Monday County fair opens, may be biggest on record; Mon- day night citjr council meets on regular business and discussion of coming problems. Tuesday County fair con- tinues; Republican county com- mittee holds meeting Tuesday nifiht. fair ends: five-county Democratic rally at Glcnwood with Roy .T. Tur- ner heading speakers; bonfire nnd rally Wednesday night at Norrls Stadium for "Central stu- dents; Indian meeting in after- noon at 4; Notional Guard federal inspection and activation of two units at Armory Wednesday night. Thursday Parade with floats by East Centra] collegians: open- ing game of season, East Central vs. Murray college Thursday night hero. Friday Ada high opens with Purcell's speedy Dragons Friday nifiht. Saturday Downtown quarter- bucks will replay both gnmcs nt. length, with explanations, praises, arguments and criticisms and start waiting impatiently for fol- lowing week's games. It's remarkable during a po- litical season how many candi- dates discover they've been. farmers all their lives. Would Make It Symbol Of World Peace Senator Declares World Peace More Important Than Territory, National Pride By JOSEPH DVNAN PARIS, Sept. Tom Connally, replying to Soviet Foreign Minister V. M. Molotov, today demanded that the peace conference establish Trieste as a truly free slate, independent of both Yugoslavia and Italy. Citing the principles on Trieste agreed upon by the foreign min- isters council, Connally asserted these agreements should be hon- ored for the sake of peace. "Let us make Trieste the sym- bol of peace and security in the the Texas senator urged. Refers To Agreement Connally referred to the agreed portions of Article 16 of the Ital- peace treaty, giving the United Nations security council respon- sibility for maintaining the integ- rity and independence of Trieste, along with the right to name Triesl's governor and to supervise its government. He recalled the Soviet Union had also agreed to these provis- ions, despite Molotov's statement Saturday that the Trieste assem- bly should be all-powerful, and that "foreign troops" should evac- uate the city 30 days after the treaty is effective. "The United Nations security council has the primary respon- sibility to preserve and maintain the peace in the Connally said-. "That is in harmony with our objective here." Must Be "Real Stale" Connally, who is chairman ol the U. S. Senate's foreign rela- tions committee, addressed the Italian political commission. He said Trieste must not be "merely a paper state." "It must be a real state, with its own character, its its own independence and its own dignity. "The free territory must not be a satellite of Yugoslavia on one hand nor of Italy on the other. Both Yugoslavia and Italy must accept our settlement in good faith. "There must be no mental res- he declared, glancing around the table as if to warn boll) nations. The senator made no reference to the controversy arising from last week's speech by secretary of commerce on Ameri- can foreign policy. Instead, he de- voted nearly all his speech to com- ment on the Trieste proposals made Saturday by Mololov and echoed this morning by the Yugo- slav deputy premier, Edvard Kar- delj. In an hour-long speech, Kar- delj declared western powers were attempting to "draw a heavy iron curtain around the Mediterranean sea." Europe Has Duty. For Peace Connally asserted Europe, which had produced two world wars, must do its duty for peace. "World he said, "is more important than a few miles of territory or national pride. The challenge to peace is here, right here on our doorstep, right here on this table. Trieste must not be another Danzig. It must be free from intrigue and con- spiracy." Here Connally omitted a sen- tence from his prepared speech reading, "we cannot tolerate an- other a reference to the assassination in Bosnia which sparked world war one. All Nations "Want Peace" Hnly and Yugoslavia, the sen- ator emphasized, were both su- bordinate to world peace. All na- tions were involved, including the United States, and, the senator (Continued on Page 2, Column 5) TH' f PESSIMIST nr jfe While I' git 'or fur coal out o1 storage yisterday afternoon, Mrs. Gather Harp collapsed o' malnutrition. Th" feller who owns a cig- arette lighter is allus busy.   

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