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Ada Evening News, The (Newspaper) - February 8, 1962, Ada, Oklahoma Fame is indeed fleeting. Recently i Southern univeniry gave test to 3S9 Of 20 names presented, only four Adlii Stevenson, Peter Townsend, John Dillinger Kir! Mirx wtrt known by mor. than half the students. (Who's Pater Fiber Glass Pole Is Controversial See Sports Page THE ADA EVENING NEWS All-District Band Performs At E. C. Friday Night, P-3 S8TH YEAR NO. 283 ADA, OKLAHOMA, THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 1962 16 Pages 5 CENTS WEEKDAY, 10 CENTS SUNDAY U.S. Orbits Weather Satellite Tiros IV Zips Off On Mission Picturing Clouds CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) United States put a new weather satellite. Tiros IV, into orbit today, and its cameras and electronic equipment promptly began sending back photographs of the earth's cloud cover. A 90-foot Thor-Delta rocket, blasting off from this base at a.m., put up the 285-pound satellite. Pictures Received In Washington, the National Aeronautics and Space Adminis- tration announced shortly before 11 a.m. that pictures of cloud cover had been received, and that "indications are that these are good." A spokesman Cor the space agency said pictures were re- ceived at a.m. at the Wallops Island, Va. monitoring station. Officials of Radio Corp. of America said pictures from the satellite were also received at their Princeton, N.J. station. First Whirl A spokesman 'for NASA said these pictures were made during the satellite's first whirl around the earth. In this initial orbit, he said, the satellite was slightly tilted and the quality of pictures would not be expected to be as good as those received during later orbits. The job of putting up the satel- lite went smoothly. At a news conference later, project official Robert Gray gave the report that all looked well. He said that radio signals from the rocket indicated all three stages performed normally. He said signals were picked up from the payload by a station in Wink- field, England. Target The was an orbit path about 400 miles high. Shaped like a tall drum. Tiros IV is almost identical to the three earlier weather-eye satel- lites. The major difference is an improved lens system in one of President Invokes Executive Privilege In Censor Dispute Kennedy Forbids ON THE RISE Work on the ntw dormitory now under construction at East Central State College hat progressed to the point where the new has nearly obscured tht old. That's Knight Hall in the background, and the new five- story structure ii shooting up like Jack's beanstalk. Sched- uled for completion in September, the new dorm will be separate from Knight Hill itself, but a new dining hall be- tween will connect the two buildings. (NEWS Staff Studebaker, Union Agree On Contract WASHINGTON (AP) Stude- baker-Packard Corp. and the United Auto Workers came to terms early today on a new con- plant in South Bend, Ind., will be put before the workers for a rati- fication vote over the weekend. Terms of the settlement were not revealed. Reuther said both sides had agreed it would be "the better part of wisdom to withhold the details for direct presenta- tion" to members of UAW Local 5 in South Bend. Reuther and the company pres- ident, Sherwood H. Egbert, wound up a marathon negotiating ses- sion with a joint statement say- ing: "Upon ratification of the its two television cameras to re-: tract aimed at putting strik- duce distortion and provide clear- jing employes back on the. job er cloud pictures. next Monday. The U. S. Weather Bureau UAW President Waller P. Reu- planned to make greater fore- ther said the agrement to end a casting use of the Tiros IV pic- six-week walkout at the firm's tures, funneling them to weather Tnri wi" ho (Continued on Page Two) Deadline's Set To Register For School Elections School elections are coming up in March and county school pa- trons must be registered by March 17 in order to participate. agreement, it is hoped that nor- A new law. passed oy the lasi ma, opcrations may be resumed on Monday." The union and management chiefs said they had reached agreement "on all the 'issues in dispute." A key issue was a company bid to cut the amount of wash-up time granted employes. Other strike issues had included shift premiums, vacation computation (Continued on Page Two) Legislative Committees Visit E. C. Three state legislative commit- tees on higher education met to- day with East Central State Col- legislature, requires all school election voters to be registered electors in the county. Prior to the passage of the law, the only requirement for voting was proof of residence in the school district. Now. a voter must be duly reg- istered and must have resided in the school district for 30 days. Registration is open at the County Election Board Monday through Friday from 8 to 12. The March 27 school elections involve all schools outside of Ada. Election Board officials also urge voters to register as soon as possible for the upcoming May 1 primary elections. "There's always a last-minute rush to register just before the said Woodrow Gibson, secretary of the Election Board. "It would help us and save the Death Toll Climbs As Teams Hunt Bodies Of Mine Disaster Victims President Fights For School Bill WASHINGTON Presi- dent Kennedy is set to throw all his energy into battle for federal aid to public schools but not parochial schools. The President told a news con- ference Wednesday he thinks his three-year, billion program for public school construction and teachers' salaries is so urgent "I will do everything I can to have the Congress take favorable action on this subject this year." On other issues, the President said: Won't Hesitate He would not hesitate to re- sume nuclear tests in the at- mosphere if he finds them essen- tial. There is a need under any fu- ture nuclear test ban treaty with the Soviets for measures not only to prevent sneak tests but also to prevent a recurrence of secret preparations for testing. This last i [n three days of conferences end- point, in effect, added a new con- jng Wednesday. The current con- dition for a treaty with the So-; tract expires June 30. viets. It became evident the steel- He feels the United States must i workers are chiefly interested in keep on working toward a provisions to eral disarmament treaty backed protect their jobs and provide executive's- right to invoke execu- by effective controls. j them more money when they No Change j laid off in slack periods. They; Since the days of George Wash- The question -of school aid came! say their security is being swept ington, Stennis said, neither the IL-I away by technological advances, courts nor the Congress ever has. The union called for a shorter i overriden pleas of executive priv-" To Disclose Names WASHINGTON Kennedy invoked doctrine of executive privilege today to forbid Pentagon personnel to tell a Senate subcommittee the names of censors who altered texts of specific anti-Communist speeches. The chairman promptly upheld the plea. "I am convinced this executive plea applies and the chair sustains said Chairman John Stennis, D-Mass. Up to the time of the presidential intervention Stennis had been one of those attempting to elicit answers on the point. The only subcommittee member objecting to the chair's ruling was Sen. Strom Thurmond, D-S.C., whose charges that the military had been muzzled against anti-Communist statements set off the subcommittee's study. Thurmond did not appeal Sten- nis' ruling immediately to the subcommittee membership, a course which would have been Steelworkers Concentrate On Security PITTSBURGH (AP) The United Steelworkers Union will strive for substantial improve- ments in job security and unem- ployment protection for the na- tion's basic Steelworkers in contract talks opening next Wednesday in this steel capital. Officials of the union formu- lated their 1962 contract demands open to him. Secretary of Defense Robert S. McNamara read to the subcom- mittee a letter from the President invoking the executive privilege and directing Defense Depart- ment personnel from top to bottom not to disclose the 'Ji- formation about any individual changes in texts. The President held it would not be "in the public interest" to permit the subcommittee to ques- tion the censors, and on this basis Stennis sustained the chief SAARBRUECKEN, Germany i about 20 men unaccounted for Saar State Mining Of-1 among the 480 who were in the fice announced today that 2791 pit at the time of the disaster. miners were killed and approxi- mately a score are still missing in one of Germany's worst coal mine disasters. A spokesman said 275 bodies Efforts continued more than 30 hours after the accident to find the missing, who possibly are buried under tons of coal and rock. had been removed from .the1 The bodies of many miners tragedy-stricken Luisenthal found burned, gassed or near here, and four men had died in hospitals. Another 8L miners are in hospitals, many in critical condition. crushed under the debris of cave- ins from the massive fire-damp blast on the fourth level i feet underground. The spokesman said 100 men; 'Earlier rescue authorities gave escaped unhurt from explosion and cave-i Wednesday's i widely varying estimates of the i-in, leaving [number missing, because Search Plane Finds Jayne And Mickey NASSAU, Bahamas U. S. Coast Guard night." wives of plane found actress Jayne Mansfield, her miners rushed from hos- a friend on the eastern tip of Rose Island today. possibility that many survivors had not reported to. the state- owned mine office. Many of the rescuers were among the 200 miners who es- caped when a sheet of Flame shot through the main shaft and set off a terrific blast that sent tim- bers flying and brought tunnel walls and ceilings crashing down feet below the surface. "It felt like being nil by a giant's fist." said Geofg Kneip, 21, who was in Gallery No. 2. "Grey, dirty clouds filled the part of the Gallery I was in. I could barely see my hands even if I raised them to my face. The lamps at the top of our helmets just did not get through this thick cloud." Kneip1 said he managed to reach No. 4 gallery where the explosion occurred and found a scene of horror. 'Anxious relatives and friends gathered at the mine gate through up when a reporter noted that Francis Cardinal Spellman of New York had said the adminis- tration proposal would doom the parochial school system. Ken- nedy, a Roman Catholic, asserted j there had- been ,no .change ..in his position that across-the-board aid to church schols is unconsti- tutional. And it won't change un- less the Supreme Court rules otherwise, on the. issue, he added. A crowd of 385 newsmen and observers listened in the Stale Department auditorium as Kenne- dy, in answering questions, look a jocular poke at New York Gov. Nelson A. Rockefeller. In view of Rockefeller's attack on his move to create a new urban affairs de- parlmenl, Kennedy said "now I am not so sure" a radio commen- tator was correct in saying no- body could get to the political right of Sen. .Barry Goldwater, R-Ariz., another potential GOP nominee in 19S4. Waits To See pital door to hospital door in a :bandsand sons inside, doctors The trio was spotted by a Nassau Development Board desperate to thejr bus- plane which notified the Coast Guard. A chartered fishing boat, the picked up three and left for Nassau. Their condition was not reported. emerecncv The search began Wednesday when the three, Crosj her husband, Mickey Hargitay, and their Fort Laudcr- ''brought by police cars and U.S. Army helicopters following an appeal through the dale, Fla., companion, Drury, failed to return from a day-long water skiing trip. j The U.S.- Coast Guard at Mi- I ami, Fla., sent a big Albatross .amphibious plane at dawn to help j Bahamas rescue units and volun- I tcer yachtsmen sweep the seas in Uhe area and scan the nine-mile- long, half-mile-wide island which county money of those who need ]ege officials to discuss and to register would do so during analyze college expenditures and budget requests for the coming this lax period. It is too late for voters to change session, political party affiliations. Thatj The Appropriations and Budget, deadline was. Feb. 1. But, regis- Higher Education and Fiscal Af- tration or changes in registration fajrs and Appropriations Commit- may be made until 10 days prior to the May 1 election. Workers in the Jan. 23 special election may now pick up their checks at the Election Board of- fice. tees held the roundtablo discus- sions in the Student Union Lounge. Representative Lou S. Allard, chairman of the Appropriations and Budgets Committee presided. Committee members questioned at length Dr. Charles F. Spencer, E.C. president, on the source of in- i come for the college and the gen- eral expenditures, auxiliary enter- prises and capital outlays involv- ing East Central State College. OKLAHOMA Partly cloudy A lengthy and detailed outline of this atternon through Friday; 'the college budget preparation un- warmer central and cast por- the regent's formula foliow- tions this afternoon, a little cool- er Friday; low tonight 28 north to 44 south; high Friday 60-70. High temperature in Ada Wednesday was 53; low Wednes- day night, 43; reading at 7 a. m. Thursday, 46. ed. The institutional survey commit- tees will hold conferences at Mur- ray State College and Southeast- ern State College this week. Approximately 25 members of the three committees attended the E.C. meeting. At Coalgate Nets COALGATE (Special) A total The disaster came in the mid- dle of the gay pre-Lcnten carnival season traditionally observed in this part of industrial Germany. Saarland authorities proclaimed official mourning throughout the state, West Germany's second (Continued or Two) work week but made no specific demand. USW President David J. Mc- Donald said he feels the atmos- phere prevailing between the un- ion and companies is much bet- ter than it was prior to the strike- producing 1959 negotiations. R. Conrad Cooper, who will be the top negotiator for big steel, expressed a somewhat sympa- thetic feeling toward the union's position. recognize that improved employment security of the steel- workers is of primary concern in these negotiations, and while there is no agreement as to the means by which this can be achieved most effectively, there is no doubt as to its importance as a general he said. In the talks started Wednesday the USW will demand: 1. Improvement and expansion Kennedy declined to comment (Continued on Page Two) on criticisms by still another Re-: A publican mentioned as his 1964) INCVYO MCCOUm opponent, Detroit auto Criea dirpr Orarcs W. Romnev. He said VaOUlI V-Ubt! turcr George W. Romney. He said he'd wait until Romney's positions evolve on various matters. In other areas, the President had this to say: Contains Error A NEWS account, of a County JU Lino au y i .11 Ultraconservatives The John case Wednesday was m er- Birch "Society has no place in the ror- Republican party typified by for- mer President Dwight D. Eisen- was f'ned hower and other "responsible to 10 days Jai1 for parts" of the GOP. "It is totally ;8al transportation of an open hot- P alien to both parties." he said. As for the bid of former Maj. Gen. Edwin A. Walker, a Birch not guilty to driving while intoxi- cated. ilege by a president under the I constitutional system of checks and balances which, he said, pre- vents one branch of government "from 'imposing its will on the others." Over objections from Thur- mond that the talking should be done by Willis D.- Lawrence, chief Pentagon censor who was on the stand. McNamara interrupted the questioning to read the presiden- tial letter. Previously Stennis had ordered! Lawrence to answer a question' (Continued on Two) U. S. Revamps Aid Mission To Viet Nam SAIGON, South Viet Nam (AP) reorganization of the U.S. military aid mission in South IViet Nam is expected within the next few days to give the United States much more influence over the conduct of South Viet Nam's war against the Communist Viet Cong. The nature of the reorganization is a closely guarded secret. Butj among changes expected is the.! appointment of a full general to head the U.S. Military Advisory Assistance Group here. The mis- sion now is commanded by Lt. Gen. Lionel C. McGarr. Society member, for the Demo-, .Just cratic nomination as governor nf James was fined and received Texas. Kennedy said "everybody "I'le is free to run. and the oeople will while and he plead- decide. in either party." s f.d not. ansporta- Berlin Ambassador Llewellyn ol an An error m the court records (Continued on Pige Two) .'resulted in the mixup. has no telephones and only two 1 of 61 head of Hereford cattle or three seldom-used cottages, were sold here yesterday in the The capsized boat which re-; 17th annual sale of the Coal Coun- sembled the -16-foot outboard that j ty Breeders' Association, for a towed the water skiers out! sale total of Average Wednesday noon was found! price per animal was just short afloat bottom-up a quarter-mile. of off the island at sundown by The 45 bulls in the sale fisherman. The steering shaft bracket was broken. The veteran charter boat Cap- tain Milton Pearce examined it at Nassau and said, "There's no aged 16 heifers brought average I The two highest selling bulls were owned by Gus Martin. Coal-' ;ate. They brought S675 each. Jim doubt _this is the boat they went j stribling, Milburn, was the pur- chaser. In the show preceding the sale, the champion bull was JDH Mis- chief 1, owned by Avanzini Broth- ers and bought by Jerry DanielsJ McAtestcr, for S450. Reserve! champion was MHR 'Rupert Bo- 2. This animal also to Jerry Daniels, for Owner: was Gus Mai-tin. Champion female was owned by John L. Downard, and reserve champion by Frank Iluhn, both. Coal County ranchers. Biggest buyer of the day was! out with. Pearce said the 16-foot white outboard craft was the only such boat for hire by, its owner, who rented his craft to the water- skiers. The break in the steering column bracket was fresh and the boat could not have been steered with the fitting Pearce said. "I don't know how the break occurred." Pearce said a gasoline tank which was in the boat when it de- parted Nassau apparently had drifted away. "I went down to look at it and (Continutd on Page Two) W. Gresham, Edmond. .Other; WAITING FOREWORD heavy buyers were Louis Sand- (Continutd on..Pag> Two) coal mine near Saarbruecken, Germany for about minert trapped below. An explo- fion cived in large areai of the mine and reports from officiali place the dead at 56 and 150-200 more mineri mining. (AP Wirephoto via Ridio from Another expected change in or- ganization would bring the U.S. forces here into much closer liai- son with the Vietnamese forces they are assigned to train and support. Presumably this would mean, creation of joint U.S.-Viet- namese command teams. At- present the U.S. officers and men serving here are at the disposal of the Vietnamese mili- tary commanders and are being used as the Vietnamese think they are needed for training. communications, general support and transportation. The anticipated change would give the U.S. advisers and sup-! port groups a much stronger say- j so in the conduct of the war' against the rebel guerrillas. The reorganization would coin- cide with an increasing military involvemen'. of the United States in the war here. U.S. servicemen are being exposed increasingly to combat, and although technically their function is only to train, ad- vise and support, nearly every day they are trading, shots with the Viet Cong in self-defense. So far, U.S.. casualties, have been negligible. But .U.S. Army helicopters are drawing fire al- most every time they fly missions and field advisers are subject to ambushes, sniping or grenades, along with their Vietnamese trainees. The casualty rate is ex- pected to increase sharply as more and more American forces are exposed to the Communist guerrillas. New Talks On A-Tests WASHINGTON (AP) The United States and Britain an-, nounced today agreement on Christmas Island in the Pacific as a site for U.S. nuclear atmos- pheric test programs. They also called for an East-Wesl foreign ministers meeting on disarma- ment. The proposal for a foreign min- isters meeting was made by President Kennedy and British Prime Minister Harold Macmil- lan to Soviet Premier Khrush- chev. Proposals A joint U.S.-British statement said that foreign ministers of the three powers should meet in ad- vance of the proposed 18-nation disarmament conference opening at Geneva March 14 and should also be ready to participate per- sonally in the negotiations. The aim of this foreign min- isters effort would be to generate a "supreme effort" to bring the nuclear arms race under control, the joint statement said. On the military side the two Western governments declared that the existing state of nuclear development would "justify the West in making such further series of nuclear tests as may be necessary for purely military reasons." An important factor in the pres- ent state of nuclear development the statement said, is the "recent massive Soviet tests." "The United States and United Kingdom governments" the state- ment then said, "have therefore decided that preparations should be made in various places and as part of these the United King- dom government are making available to the United States government the facilities at Christmas Island." The island, which is a huge atoll, lies more than miles south of Hawaii. It is in a lonely section of the Pacific. U.S. officials said that the pro- posal to raise the disarmament meeting at Geneva March 14 lo the foreign ministers level was (Continued on Page Two) Bob Kennedy Tours Japan Countryside OSAKA, Japan F. Kennedy took his meet-the-people campaign to the Japanese coun- tryside today, waving and smiling in good humor both at the thou- sands who cheered him and the few hundred mustered by the Communists to jeer him. "Aren't they a friendly peo- the U.S. attorney general said to a newsman several times during the day as farmers, house- wives, workers and children mobbed him enthusiastically. His enthusiasm was undamp- ened by several leftist demonstra- tions that dogged his trail as he criss crossed the countryside from Kyoto to Osaka before boarding a plane for Tokyo. He ran into one group of 300 shouting Communists outside a textile mill in Kyoto. Waving ban- ners and shouting "Kennedy go the demonstrators surged toward the Kennedy bus, but po- lice swiftly moved in and pushed them back. Showing his usual calm, the at- torney general got off the bus and waved to the demonstrators. In- furiated, they closed ranks across the street and kept up their chants as Kennedy and his wife. Ethel, and U.S. Ambassador Ed- win 0. Reischauer and his Japa- nese-born wife spent an hour tour- ing the mill. On leaving. Kennedy again smiled and waved as the bus pulled away. At this, the demon- (Continutd on Two) Sign over a tailor shop in Reno: "While you're here, why don't you have your clothes cleaned, too." (Copr. Gen. Fea. Corp.) V