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   Ada Evening News, The (Newspaper) - September 19, 1946, Ada, Oklahoma                             K..ping up wi.h .11 going on in ought t. b. cinch for ony.ne who ho. t. keep up with the notional .nd ,h.w, of Avrrnie August I'jild Circulation 8462 .Member; Audit Uureau of Circulation THE ADA EVENING NEWS FINAL EDITION 4Drd 132 ADA, OKLAHOMA, THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 1946 I Demo Get-Together Big Success Here Speeches, Party Spirit, Feed, Weather Combine to Make Roily Real Feast of Party Harmony and Enthusiasm The folks turned out in a big way for the five-countj Democratic party rally here plus kids a Glemvood Park and 800 in the negro section of the and no one had to go away hungry either for food or for solic campaign fare. Adjoining counties were well represented, headed by the caravan of 150 that accompanied Roy J. Turner to Ada. .The weather was cool nnd the soup and what soup! Bud nad prepared many gallons of a larrupin' vegetable soup and tnen imo this went many pounds of ground barbecued beef and the result was many calls for seconds, despite the generous servings Coifee was abundant and so was the bread. Too many white people knew how good pashofa can be and so about half of the numerous Indians who came by that table found the pashofa exhausted and had to join the soup lines. Roy J. Turner, candidate for governor, made a speech that snowed careful study, a program for the betterment of Oklahoma speech, made forceful by his earnestness, 'look' well The crowd listened attentively and responded with frequent applause. Johnson' District congress nominee, devoted his rous ot Democratic and Republican voting t, ti, .r "'overt over to the grandstand "arid" the folks together for the speakers. The proper was opened with prayer by Rev F .McConnell, pastor of the Church of the Nazarene. siood, for of silent tribute to the memory of Buxton. Buxlon, Ada rancher who was a personal friend of many of the political leaders and also ot many of the rank and file of tne Darty present, was killed this mnnih !_'! present was killed month when the plane h! was piloting crashed at Smillwille, Okla. Buxton Was campaign manager for the western part of the state for Olney Flynn repub- lican governor candidate and brother-in-law of Buxton ------o----- Enjoying his visit among friends was Denver Davison, member of the state supreme court from Ada. Turner and other party leaders expressed themselves as delight- ed with the size of the crowd and with the response. Tom D. McKeown, Pontotoc county chair- man who had been on the go for several days getting all of the ar- rangements made, was pleased with the way things went and with the satisfaction of the visit- ing leaders. -----o Lyle Boren, defeated after five terms In congress was here for the rally and intro- duced some ol the candi- dates. All in all, it was a big da and furnished convincing ev dence that the Democratic part> leaders are aggressive in thei campaign leading to the Nov vote, that the rank and file ar Lewis Calls For End To Meat Control Minei Beginning To Close Because Miners Cannot Buy Meat WASHINGTON, Sept. 19, John L. Lewis called on the price decontrol board today to remove price controls on meat, saying that mines in three' states are closing down because miners can- not buy meat. The United Mine Workers' FIVE CENTS THE COPY chief gram told the board in -a tele- that "grave unrest" is spreading throughout all t h e nimng areas, because miners cannot perform the laborious and hazardous work" of produc- ng coal on a diet of cereals and Lewis listed the three states in Congressmen Home From Pacific Tour Urging Strong Defense There the mines are shutting down as Virginia, West Virginia nd Kentucky, in the heart of the ich soft coal belt. The union leader's telegram interested and responsive an voters of this area aren' that likely to let the general election go to their Republican friends default. War Clouds Over Mukden Area Where 'Incident' of '31 Started World Toward War II By GLENN BABB AP Foreign News Analyit The anniversary of one of his- _ tory's turning points slipped by almost unnoticed yesterday. The world is surfeited with anniver- saries recalling tragic and bloody the the events, and dread of more to come turns men's eyos to anxious future rather than past. But it was on Sept. 18, tha: the Japanese army launched its conquest of Manchuria, there- by ushering in the most terrible 35 years in the'human story. His- torians a ceny rutehne cwitn__ tonans a century hince may de- bate whether the second world war should bo dated from Ja- pan's J931 blow ;il work', peace or Hitier's loosing his armies on Poland Sept. 1, 1939. Showed Mussolini The Way The Japanese adventure eonsi- tuted the first major blow struck by a great power -at the world order established after the con- flict of 1914-18. It thqwed the way to Mussolini in Ethiopia and Albania and to Hitler in Austria, Czechoslovakia and Po1 -nd. It set the Japanese nation, with the militarists in the saddle, on n course that led almost inevitably to Pearl Harbor and the destruc- tion of Japan as a major power. The Japanese called that 1931 affair "the Mukden since it was on the outskirts of that historic Mnnchurian city that the first shots were fired. The Japanese claimed they had caught Chinese soldiers tamper- ing with the Japanese-owned South Manchuria railwav and had to on them. Outside Ja- pan the general belief was that the- Japanese army had manu- factured an incident to excuse the launching of n carefully-lnid plan of conquest. At any rate the conquest became a fact within the next few months. Mukden Ajrain War Center Once again Mukden is the cen- ter of warlike developments and Manchuria is a battleground. Despite the continuing efforts of American peacemakers, China's civil war is rising to new heights ClT f f Iinr7 4 lin nlt-innnn t fresh from conferences with his master at the summer capital, Kuling, and both nationalists and Chinese communists say that this presages an all-out nationalist campaign to destroy the nist hold in Manchuria, the rich- est prize of the conflict, i The objectives of the national- list campaign are the same as Ithosc of tin.- Japanese in .1931 ,-md the succeeding years of Japanese- Chinese war, Harbin and North- ern Manchuria, Kalgan and inner Mongolia. The first strategic aim appears to be to drive a wedge between the communists who still hold most of Mnnchurin and Ycnan, the communist capital in Shensi several hundred miles to the west. i Reds Will Fifht Whether such a slicing of com- munications would prove a mor- atl blow to the communists is doubtful. Their armies live large- ly off the country. The war pro- d_uction of the Yenan area is not significant, and the Manchurian communists doubtless will fight to the end to maintain themselves in the northern provinces adja cent to a friendly power, Soviet Russia. The Soviet armies have been withdrawn from Manchuria and as far as the evidence goes Rus sia is maintaining a correct neu trahty toward :he Chinese strife Nevertheless the struggle in China is one phase of the world- wide contest between the com- munist and democratic nations and it is difficult to see how long it can continue without produc- ing repercussions far beyond China's borders. eached the decontrol board as it pened the. second day of its Barings on demands for restora- lon of price ceilings to dairy roducts. Lewis asserted that a shortage f meat already has reached une proportions" in six south- astern Kentucky counties, which e did not further identify. Aside from going without meat, ewas added, miners in many lo- alities have been unable to ob- am lard and fats for cooking nd seasoning. "The very method of price fix- ng under the Lewis said, operates against the distribution adequate meat supplies to ming areas because the seller can profit more in nearby mar- kets. "Those in the know assert that we face the worst meat shortage ever experienced in the imme- diate weeks to come unless meat prices are decontrolled. The United Mine Workers have con- sistently opposed the unecono- mic, bureaucratic control and price fixing policies of OPA Every attempt by OPA and the lawmakers to s produce a new formula and bolster continued controls has resulted in greater failure. "Therefore, in the interest of a meat supply essential for coal miners to insure an adequate coal supply to keep the wheels of in- dustry and transportation mov- and meet the winter needs No Wd I lace-Truman Deal, Ross Asserts Presi Secretary Denies Absolutely Any Trading During Conference In Which Wallace Agrees To Be Quiet- for Time By JOHN M. HIGHTOWEB WASHINGTON, Sept. The White House said today President Truman made "no deal" with Secretary of Commerce Wallace in return for Wallace's decision to keep quiet for the duration of the' Paris peace conference. Reporters asked Charles G. Ross, the president's press secretary, about some news stories that mentioned a "deal" and a "this for that" arrangement; Guard Units Get Inspection By Federal Officer Ada reentered the National Guard picture Wednesday night when Headquarters and Head- quarters Battery received, na- tional recognization after an in- spection by a colonel assigned to check records of groups request- ng-recognition. It was an informal program with seven officers and 17 enlist- ed men participating in the pro- gram, in addition to the officer connected with the accrediting board. Col. Joe Cathey, commander of the battalion, was for the occasion and reports that the inspecting officer was pleased with the efficiency with which records, had been inspection. prepared for of domestic consumption, we request that the de- control board and OPA relin- quish the ill-timed re-established control of meat to permit a free blow of meat products." commums of ferocity and the chances" of negotiated peace are fading. Generalissimo Chiang Kai-Shek's own chief of staff. Gen. Chen has arrived at Mukden iWEATHER Oklahoma Showers west and north central this afternoon and tonight and most of remainder of stale tonight: continuing south Friday morning: cooler tonight except Panhandle and extreme east: cooler southeast and extreme afternoon. Konawan Named To OES Position GUTHRIE, Okla., Sept. Ted Witt of Oklahoma City is the new worthy grand matron of the Oklahoma Grand Assembly of Eastern Star. She was elected at n meeting here yesterday. Oklahoma City was selected for the 1947 meeting. Other officers were: Bert Har- ris, Konawa, worthy grand pat- ron; J. P. Trusncr, Enid, associate grand patron; Mrs. Fannie Mc- Dowell, Anadarko, associate grand worthy matron; Mrs. Ei-ma E. Rogers, Canton, grand conduct- ress; Mrs. Bessie Harris, Freder- ick, associate grand conductress; Mrs. Jennie Mason, 'Shattuck, grand treasurer; Mrs. Ethel L. Johnston, Perry, grand secretary. A plant to manufacture synthe- ic gasoline and diesel oil from __ i-i uii .i ruJ 11 i natural gas is being constructed 'in Texas. Help, Is Plea Of E.C. Halh Teachers Lend Copies of Hart's Col- lege Algebra, Revised Edition; Supply Short Have you a Hart's College Al- ebra. Revised Edition, some- vherc about the house? If so, you can give the East cntral college math department helping hand by lending the Igebra for some months. The situation, as Dr. E. E. Heimann pictures it. is that the ublishers are 'way behind try- ng to supply the suddenly in- reased demand from aB parts of he country. They 'aren't likely to be able o catch up for several months. And a teacher of algebra can o effective work'only so far in ealing with large classes with- that any here The field artillery unit has al- ready scheduled i-egular weekly according to Cap't. Robert Sarrett, commander ol the local group. The regular meeting night will be Monday of each week at p. m. Those members of the local unit of the National Guard were called on to introduce themselves to the rest of the group and give briefly some of their experiences in .the war. Each member is a veteran and most had seen plen- ty of services overseas. Capt. Sarrett told his men that an extensive recruiting drive is under way and that every mem- ber of the group should make an effort to find additional men who are interested in joining the organization. Several Ada business men. were present for the occasion and gave support to the men of the units. ut textbooks. Heimann asks who have, copies of the algebra the college needs get in touch with him or any other member of New Trial Ordered In Isaacs' Case OKLAHOMA 'CITY, Sept. criminal court of ap- pears reversed a Pittsburgh coun- ty manslaughter conviction of Luther Hartley Isaac- yesterday and ordered a new trial. A 4-year sentence was passed on Isaac after his conviction on a first degree manslaughter charge. The appeals court said the trial court was in error in not in- structing the jury as to possible conviction for second degree man- slaughter or assault and battery. v OKMULGEE, 19 Parking meters are being in- stalled in the Okmulgee business district and enforcement'bf meter Top administration officials made clear that the; compromise truce by which Wallace will make no public utterance until the one of the Paris peace conference next month does not settle any the basic issues lie raised either concerning American relations with Russia or Wallaca's own fu- ture in the. cabinet. Mr.. Truman did, however, act swiftly to make public a joint army-navy declaration -that this country has no thought of making war on the Soviet Union. Byrnes Still- Silent While secretary of state Byrnes, whose policies have been the tar- get of Wallace's criticism, main- tained his silence in Paris, sec- retary of war Patterson and navy secretary Forrester.became the la- test to jump into the affray. In a letter to Mr. Truman which the executive made public last night shortly after he ended his 2 hour and 23 minute confer- ence with Patterson and Forrestal denounced, as untrue a Wallace charge that one "school of military thinking" advocates a war" against Russia before' Russia- makes atomic bombs'. Reassurance To Russia Release of the letier was wide- ly; regarded as a gesture to re- assure the Kremlin of America's peaceful intentions toward the Soviet Union. As for the public debate over relation with Russia which Wal- lace began in New York last Thursday, the secretary himself made clear that he had yielded only temporarily to .the president's efforts to silence him. The Paris peace conference is tentatively slated to end October 15, and Wallace presumably is- holding 4-l-.n J. ir___ Nation Can't Chance' G.I.'S BRING DOMESTIC PROBLEM TO CAMPUS: Eight-month old Camille Kemplm waits in the registration line at North Texas State college, Denton, Texas, with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Kemplm, who are both navy veterans. Young Camille accom- panied her parents when they were unable to find anyone to take care of her while they registered. Kemplin is a graduate student in. Chemistry from Valley View, Texas, while Mrs. Kemplin, from Amarillo, is a sophomore Spanish Photo from North Texas State College Bates' Angus Take Grand and Reserve Titles at Tulsa Charles T. Bates, Ada rancher and breeder of Angus beef cattle, is back from Tulsa pleased with the results of Wednesday's judg- ing of the Angus division of the Tulsa State Fair and at the same time looking ahead to harder competition at the Oklahoma State Fair at Oklahoma City next week. Blue Boy of Bates was desig- nated as grand champion bull. This was no new experience for this great animal, for he has never been beaten in the show ring. 1IEDY ORDERED TO BED week he will three state HOLLYWOOD 10 fan champions, including those of. II- Priv T fnd ,Iowa' on" will be even tougher competition. Blue Boy outdid the Missouri state champion at Tulsa. his fire only until that time. generally assumed purpose of the temporary arrangement is to avoid embarrassing -Byrnes in his dealing with Soviet foreign commissar Molotov and others at Paris. If the conference ends on schedule, Wallace still will have three weeks before the November 5 congressional elections in which to carry his cause to the Ameri- can voters. the matin department or notify I rules probably will begin next the college office. (Monday. T nm J order- ea ner to bed for a week. The movie actress was running a high temperature yesterday when Dr. B. M. Kully examined her and told her she had an ag- gravated case of influenza. She is expecting a child next spring. TERMINAL PAY BONDS TO GO INTO MAILS SOON WASHINGTON, Sept. 19, UPl-1. The armed forces will receive bonds from the trea sury next week to pay off form er service .members of unuse furlough time. Secretary of th Treasury Snyder announced las night. Read The News Classified Ads Bates' Joanna Brick? -f Bates name within an eyelash of win- ning the female Angus grand championship, but returned with reserve champion. She has never been beaten in her class. In addition Bates' Angus won four second places and three thirds. Hallwood Royal Cadet, exhib- ited by J. A. Collier of Fletcher, was judged Grand Champion Shorthorn. bull with champion female going to Golden .Oak Graceful, owned by C. A. Cara- way, of Deleon, Tex. C. E. Hiatt and sons of Bra- man captured the four top events m the Jersey Dairy Cattle events their Repeater Boutillier Count being named champion bull, and Victorious Standard Mary, the female champion. Hiatt entries also won both junior classes. Christmas Seals Sale Is Planned Mrs. Ruby Nell Ogden, direc- tor of field work for the Okla- ioma Tuberculosis Association, was in Pontotoc county early this week assisting local officers in working out details for the 1946 Christmas Seal. Sale. This sale will open officially Vovember 25, a month ahead of Christmas, Mrs. Ogden says. SAN FRANCISCO SWELTERS SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 19. warmest weather of the ear, with the thermometer caching 87, made San Francisco welter and look for relief late oday. The temperature soared to 87 Indians Hear New Report On Asphalt, Coal Lands Deal Members of the Pontotoc. coun ty Cboclaw Chickasaw group Jerry Folsom. secretary to the local unit, report Wednesday on his conference with Ben Dwight. Choctaw tribal attorney. on matters pertaining to coal and asphalt deposits. The main question confronting the Indians at the present time is the price nskcd by the Indians amount recommended by government officials. Folsom pointed out to the group that the Indians are asking for the deposits while the government recomonds that the deposits m-o worth only making a difference of It is hoped by the Choctaw- Chieknsaw group that some sort of an agreement can be made be- fore the end of this year which give authorities enough would time to prepare a bill to present at the next session of congress. The coal and asphalt deposit question has been before the In- dians for several months. Following the next trip of tri- al officials to Washington, D. C. those officials will come to Ada to personally report on the cir- cumstances as they are found in Washington at that time. More than 50 Indians set tense ly through the report given Secretary Folsom and seemec pleased with the work being done on the subject. Convinced of Urgent Of Powerful Lint, Strong Island NSM By WILLIAM F. ARBOGAST WASHINGTON, Sept. 19 Five touring lawmakers, home from a six-week Far Eastern in- spection trip, said-today Ameri- ca must strengthen its military and political positions in cific. Specifically, the five members of the House Military Committee who traveled miles fince August 10, said they arc con- vinced of the urgency of build- ing up a strong ring of defenses, reaching wtihin striking distance of HUSSIII. While insisting that Ihe group's attitude is not one belliger- ency toward the Soviet Union. Hep. John E. Sheridan who headed the subcommittee, told reporters the recommenda- tions are intended to insure against any eventuality. The five will prepare a formal report later. Talk With Military The lawmakers held confer- ences with Gen. Douglss MacAr- Ihur, supreme commander in. Tokyo, and with Gen. George C Marshall, who is in Nanking trying to mediate differences be- tween Chinese nationalists and communists. In addition to Sheridan the group that made the entire trip included Reps. Sikcs Short Thomas Martin (R-JjO and Lerjj- Johns i (R. They were accompanied by Rep. Feighan (D-Ohio) of the House Judiciary committee. They visited Alaska, Honolulu. Kwajelein, Guam, Saipan, Iwo Jima, Japan. China, Korea, Siam. Okinawa, the Philippines and Australia. Sheridan said he favored a de- fense line anchored in Alaska and Hawaii, with supporting bases reaching as far as British possessions off the of Aus- tralia. From these bases, he said, new long-range, high-speed bombers could dominate the Pa- cific. Sikes said he favoreu retention of a strong base on Okinawa in addition to bases in the Philip- pines, Hawaii, Guam, Saipan, Iwo Jima and Alaska. War Already Sown 'The seeds of. World War III already have been he said. "We must our de- fenses at a higher rate of effi- ciency than ever before. I don't expect war, but we can't lake a chance. Sikes described China ns "the nam trouble spot" of the world ind accused communists of working openly there for con- rol." He demanded that tl.e United states stiffen its attitude toward tussin and what he described ns he Soviet's plan to "extend iu phcre of influence all the Orient." esterday for the hottest Septem- er 18 in seven years, and the veather bureau predicted 85 to 0 today but promised cooler veather late this afternoon and omorrow. At Los Angeles mer- ury spurted to 97 degrees yes- erday, highest there since Oct. 1945. William E. Martin Dies at Allen Home Funeral Service! Friday; Had Lived in Allen For Quarter of Century William E. Martin, 74 years old, a resident of Allen for a quarter of a century, died Wed- nesday morning at at his home. Funeral services will be held at the Baptist church in Al- len Friday at 2 p.m. Rev. George McDow will be the officiating minister. Allen Funeral home is in charge of arrangements. Bur- ial will be in the Allen ceme- tery. Survivors include the widow, Mrs. Rev. Dora Oscar Mai-tin; three sons, E. Martin of Bray- mer. Mo., Clarence E. Martin of Delano, Calif., and Carlos T. Martin of Rockford, 111.; two daughters, Mrs. Esther Ravnum of Beloit. Wis., and Mrs. Lodell Martin of Maywood, Calif.: one brother, Alex Martin of Allen, and seven grandchildren. Mr. Martin was well known in the Allen community. In addi- tion to relatives, he leaves a host of friends who regret his pass- ing. BATTLESHIP OKLAHOMA TO BE SOLD FOR SCRAP HONOLULU, Sept. Iff) The battleship Oklahoma sunk by he Japanese at Pearl Harbor, aised and recommissioned for ervice is to be sold for scrap. That's the order of fleet ad- ural Chester W. Nimitz to Vice Oscar Burger, who com- lands the service forces of the acific fleet. The Oklahoma now berthed at Pearl Harbor. ARDMORE MAN IS BISHOP PHILADELPHIA, Sept. Rev. George H. Quarter- man of Ardmore, Okla., has been named bishop for north Texas by the houseof bishops of the Prot- estant Episcopal church jn the U. S. A. He takes a position left va- cant a year ago by the retirement of Bishop Cecil Seaman. Greater returns for amount in- vested. Ada News Want Ads. TH' PESSIMIST By IMnks, L e m Wheeler traded milk cow yisterday fer a tank full o" gasoline. -----o----- Dad blame it. why does th' radio allus "fade out" jest when th' villain has every'body wher' he wants 'em?   

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