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   Ada Evening News, The (Newspaper) - April 6, 1962, Ada, Oklahoma                             Tiffany Thayer once wrote a book called "Thirteen It was fiction, naturally. been, real dolls he'd never have.been able to ;keep them under control long enough to write a book about the experience Cougars Get Favored Role In Meet, Sports Dirt Experts. Work Hard For 'Before' Look, P-5 59TH YEAR NO. 21 ADA, OKLAHOMA, FRIDAY, APRIL 6, 1962 10 Pages 5 CENTS WEEKDAY, 10 CENTS SUNDAY Kennedy Confers With Thompson On Berlin Talks WASHINGTON Ambassador Llewellyn Thomp- son whose return to Moscow in a few days will put him in a position to conduct new talks on Berlin, confers today with President Kennedy. The White House meeting was on the schedule lor midmorning. Thompson plans to leave here Sunday and spend a day and a half in New York on personal busi- ness before flying back to the Soviet capital by the mid- dle of next week. Kennedy was expected to emphasize to Thompson who may then have opportunity to present the view to Premier Khrushchev, that the United States is deeply interested in finding a solu- Voters Have Two Weeks To Register Pontotoc County voters have two more weeks in which to regis- ter for the election. upcoming primary Registration is now open for voters who aren't legally register- ed in the county. Registration may be completed at the County election Board office in the court- house or with the precinct regis- trars. The Election Board office be open Monday through Fri- day until April 20. The registration closes April 20 at 5 p. m. The following is a list of the precinct registrars and their ad- dresses where voters may also register until that date, J. T. Braly. 120 East Fifteenth. M. H. McDaniel, 500 East Fifteenth. B. Dodds, 800 Sixteenth. a m Matthews, 212 East Fifteenth. Robert Fields, 821 East Fifteenth. Bailey, 901 South Broadway. Hicks Smith Jr., 800 East Ninth. W2-P3-Lucille Scott, 514 East Ninth, A. Neal, 1124 East Fifth. Jones, 540 North Crownpoint. Cantrell, 307 West Seventh. W. Wilhite, 822 West Tenth. Nettie Wilburn, 431 West Sixth. E. L. Edwards, 707 West Seventh. Burr is, 314 West Fourteenth. aye McKaskle, 631 West Eighteenth. Walker, 520 West tion to the Berlin problem that respects basic western interests. The heart of the matter as the Kennedy administration leaders see it is that the'Soviet govern- ment must accept the presence of the Western powers in West Ber- lin and their rights of unhindered access to the city. If Russia- is willing to do business on thai basis, some officials feel that a settlement could be .worked out. Thompson came to Washington early last week with Secretary ol State Dean Rusk and other offi- cials who had attended the open- ing of the Geneva disarmamenl conference in March. Rusk anc Soviet Foreign Minister Andrei A. Gromyko used the occasion for a series of meetings in Geneva on the East-West dispute over Berlin. Their only known agreement i-as that the U.S.-Soviet talks, probing the possibility of a Berlin agreement, should be continued. The talks actually began last Sep- tember when Rusk and Gromyko met at the United Nations. They were continued during the winter in discussions held by Thompson and Gromyko in Moscow. U.S. officials said that the many Eighteenth. C. B. 821 West Twelfth. Odus Wilfong, 1129 South Highschool. Jean Martin, Route 4, Allen. Allen Kimbrough, Allen. Allen Kimbrough, Allen. Scott, Route 2, Ada. Betty Andrews, Center. Balthrop, Route 3, Ada. A. Ogee, Route 1, Allen. Country Miller, 2410 Woodland Drive. (Continued on Page Two) long hours invested in tne u.b.-Soviet meetings have so far toods like applesauce. Glenn made his sandwich sug- to produce any change as the National Aero- in.Ihe .Soviet- position-ror-any. -and -Space- Administration cation of Soviet willingness detailed reports 'on -his make orbit of the earth to an in- Khrushchev still is gathering of more to sign a separate peace scientists. A few from with East Germany in line countries attend- his claim that such a move give the German Communist agency said exami- gime authority over the of the records of the Ma- supply line: The implication lieutenant colonel's flight that Khrushchev believes the that it was "an unquali- neuver would force the success, a major milestone in powers to recognize the East .program for. the manned ex- man Communist of space." However, Khruschev has was the first detailed sci- threatening an East German report on the mission, the treaty since 1958. Possibly and his capsule. But, except most important element in details and amplification, it present position is his failure little that had not pre- set a deadline. Gromyko is been disclosed by the stood to have made clear to and nothing new at Geneva that there is in a1 major nature. no deadline although Russia anyone had doubts about not wait health they now have the i Another potentially hopeful of the space agency's top ment in the situation is that people that: during and after his or- (Continued on Page Two) jaunt, everything was nor- Police Report including, his at least so far as all available tests could Crashes The only detectable injury he April's traffic accident count was a couple of skinned mained at one1 Thursday as when he "blew" the es- wrecks were recorded- on hatch of his space capsule the deck of the destroyer Noa Only two cases were' filed had retrieved the .spacecraft Municipal the sea. Marvin Kirkwood, 50, .himself reported- that Nancy L. Kaebnick, 28, the most solid jolt of charged with whole trip" was when his They forfeited swung against the star- Michigan PAGEANT PREVIEW An even doien contestants for the title of Adi rehearsed thlt morning for the Jaycee iponsored Miss Ada Pageant scheduled tonight at 8 o'clock in tht college.auditorium. Slick chicks in slacks, with hair in curlers, gave serious study to stagt the routines they'll be going through for the judges. Tonight's the night for glamour: this morning it was work. Later on. Miss Ada will a crack at the title of Misi Oklahoma. Maybe even Miss America. (NEWS Staff Photo) Astronaut Suggests Sandwiches As Better Diet On Orbit Flights WASHINGTON (AP) Astro- naut John H. Glenn Jr. came out strong today for ham sandwiches for future orbiting spacemen. He said his own experience in- board side of the Noa. when it was being hoisted aboard by a lifeboat rigging. Glenn lost five ounces _ during flight and in the four hours..after dicated there's no need of restrict-j landing. But his doctors reported ing spacemen, as-he was, to tube OKLAHOMA Mostly cloudy this afternoon and tonight, oc- that this-was only slightly more than he lost in a simulated three- orbit flight on a whirling, test .de- vice called a Physicians of the a temporary Glenn Could Have Given Self 'Needle1 WASHINGTON (AP) If As- tronaut John H. Glenn. Jr. had been hurt on Kis space flight, he could have given himself i.a pain- killing injection right through his flying suit. Biomedical experts of the Na- tional Aeronautics and Space Ad- ministration reported this today during a detailed symposium on the Marine lieutenant colonel's three-orbit flight of last Feb. 20. Safety Kit They disclosed that Glenn car- ried in his survival kit four newly developed "automatic -self-injec- "mild dehydration" Glenn expe- rienced as a result of being over- heated during his re-entry and while waiting to be picked! up. Glenn reiterated that the weight- lessness of orbital .flight was a "pleasant" he re- lated that he even see if he could bring on'any adverse ef- fects, from the weightless state by through various- motions.' His doctors said that even un- der this voluntary Glenn showed no signs of nausea, dizzi- ness, impairment of equilibrium, or other evidence of physical dis- orients tion. The closest Glenn came to feel- ing disoriented was when his slow- down rockets fired as he headed over the West Coast enroute to his impact at sea. He said this firing "produced the sensation that I was accelerating back to- ward he recognized it as only an illusion. His highest pulse beats a experienced when the first of his two parachutes opened.. But the doctors said, that Glenn's quickened pulse rates at various times were all "within ac- ceptable physiological limits." Dr. William K. Douglas, until recently the chief flight surgeon for all the astronauts, summed up the whole medical picture by re- tors" stored in a small package, i porting: The injectors contained "The preflight and postflight tions for pain, shock and motion'medical evaluations have revealed i'no adverse effect of hours of space flight per se." Douglas did.--say it's possible that Glenn's flight was too short- to, produce detectable effects "or such effects have not yet become evident." But he also said it's also possible that "space flight has, indeed, no ill effect." Here are some other observa- (Continued on Page Two) casional light rain this after- :Away back in 1837 Michigan ac- ST. IGNACE, Mich (AP) largely, exhausted, and the noon and east and central por- tions tonight; considerable cloudiness Saturday, occasional light rain southeast; no impor- tant temperature changes; low tonight 38 northwest to 50 south- east; high Saturday 52-62. High temperature "m Ada Thursday was 56; low'Thursday night, 45; reading at 7 a. m. Friday, 47. Rainfall during the period ending at 7 a. m. Friday, J inch. FIVE-DAY FORECAST FOR OKLAHOMA During Saturday through Wednesday temperatures will average two to 7 degrees below normal with only minor day to day changes. Normal highs 68- 75. Normal lows 34 northwest to 50 southeast. Precipitation will average near normal north- west and heavier than normal elsewhere. It will range from near .10 west to near one inch east, occurring as occasional rain over the weekend and again about midweek. quired the Upper Peninsula as a sort of consolation prize for los- ing some land on the south to Ohio. Now some residents of the area that Michigan acquired with state- hood say it will secede from Mich- igan if it doesn't get legalized gambling. The area is economically dis- tressed, and some residents- have said quite loudly that .they would like their state financed'by legal- ized, gambling. But lawmakers from both sides of the Straits of dividing line between the two peninsulas label-most seces- sion talk as a joke and a publicity stunt. Michigan's Atty. Kelley, says it .can't, be done. But a group of Upper Peninsula busi: nessmen who began the move- ment to achieve independence for the area above the straights pre- dict it will succeed. ,x The area has only four per cent of Michigan's population. Mining was the main source of employ- ment'and income, but the mines sickness, and a stimulant. One end of each injector was fitted with" a red'Safety and the other end contained the medi- cation and.needle. Upon removal of a safety pin, the injector becomes armed. The astronaut would-.; have pressed the needle end of the in- jector into his two-ply -alumnized pressure suit. The needle would have gone through the fabric' and into the astronaut's skin, releas- ing the medication. Unused In tests of the, technique "the resulting hole in the .suit caused an insignificant suit the INASA scientists reported.V Glenn aid-not use-any of the in- price of ore has fallen. The sea before> the. lamprey has wiped out "the, lake trout fishing industry.. At one time the-lumberjack was king, but now great areas are stumps, despite -widespread at- tempts at reforestation. John D. chief supporter of an Upper Peninsula Independ- ence Association', says'.his pro- if would bring year-around'employment to the Upper Peninsula. He is supported by some Upper Peninsula dele- gates -to the state consitutional convention, .which is .'rewriting the basic law of Michigan. Frank. P. an Upper Peninsula delegate, told'. the con- vention "We'.want .the right to all kinds of gambling like flight, however. The 13.papers presented at the symposium also reported -that: About people werer.deployed' in Project. Mercury at'-th'e. time of the Glenn mission.'About were associated With the .wide- spread recovery program, were involved at the- launching complex, and the .tracking network. Neutralized A study of all the reports-on the, mission shows that all of the-vari- ous systems -in the Mercury: space craft functioned "at least asrgood as designed, and 'in some cases Gen; Fr'ankijiiey do in Nevada. If get it, .we are..going] the convention' set the boundaries of the state at the lake shores of the Lower Peninsula." "This is no Steel insists. "We have been forced' to depend upon recreation for a livelihood. "If it- must be then let's the recreation really pay." Harmful effects of ...minor; i mal- functions were neutralized', by. duplicating corrective action] by ample margins in 'system design. At laun'ch1 the' spacecraft pounds, at insertion into orbit -firing.-of- the. braking' rockets '2-.970, at water- landing and-'on recovery. (Continued on Pagt or impeded. Jokers Cause Most Plane Bomb Scares WASHINGTON Most air- plane-bomb scares are started by practical not by mentally deranged characters, FBI sources said today. Expressing concern about, the growing number of plane -bomb FBI officials say they have identified. nearly- 400. persons responsible JoL' in ihe-Jast'-sbt-years.'. "It has been found that most of .these '.individuals have, been persons of maturity and, in many cases, persons who were' con- nected with substantial busi- said the FBI. "It has been, apparent that many of these individuals can best be described as' perverted practical jokers who made state- ments-regarding possible bombs on aircraft.out of a warped sense of humor or while under the in- fluence, of liquor." it added.- FBI files disclosed this cross- section of bomb hoax perpetra- tors: A. welding company partner, 49, from Fall River, Mass. Kennedy Wins Bic Senate Approval 0 U.N. Financing Aid Coalition Presses Through Compromise On Aid Plea WASHINGTON Senate has given lopsided approval to President Kennedy's plea for authority to extend million in aid to. the financially, troubled United Nations. Through a long legislative day Thursday a coalition of Democrats and Republicans beat back efforts to limit the President's authority. What emerged for consideration by the House was a compromise measure much to the administation's liking. Passed 70 to 22, it would permit Kennedy to either lend the United Nations the money on his own terms or buy U. N. bonds bearing 2 per cent interest, repayable over 25 years. Attached is the condition that all U.S. loans above million must be matched by bond pur- chases by other U.N. member-na- tions. This isn't likely to tie Ken- nedy's hands. Sen. John Spark- man. D-Ala., floor manager for the other'nations already have agreed to buy more than million worth. A ringing declaration by Senate Republican leader Everett M. Dirksen of Illinois that "I have not lost my faith in- John Fitz- gerald the legislative struggle and pointed up the partisan support for the measure. Dirksen had sponsored the com- promise jointly with the Senate Democratic leader, Mike Mans- field of Montana. While the proposal may be in Cor rougher going in the House, Senate Democratic and Republi- can leaders were confident the Treasurer's Told To Pay Legislators .'OKLAHOMA CITY Treasurer William A. Burkhart was told by the attorney general's office 'today to' continue paying legislators "unless and until you are .enjoined from doing so by an order of a court of competent jur- isdiction." Fred Hansen, acting attorney general, brushed aside Burkhart's contention he possibly should stop paying lawmakers because the legislature is not apportioned ac- cording, to the Constitution. The treasurer said last week he would withhold the legislators' pay until advised'on the issue. How- ever, his statement came only a few days after monthly checks- were, sent out. Transport Plans Hit Roadblock WASHINGTON Kennedy's plans to streamline transportation on land, sea and air are likely to run into a slow detour.. The'big roadblock is time. The proposals, submitted Thurs- day in a message to Congress, contained far-reaching suggestions requiring preliminary action by five House committees before they-can come to a vote in the House. Time Problem Rep. Oren Harris, D-Ark., chair- man of the House Interstate Com- merce Committee, said there was a possibility his committee may act this year on the proposal deal- ing with rate reductions. "But by no stretch of the imag- ination could you get it all this year, In big margin piled up Jpr it in_ the '__jBur.khart, a Democratic .candi- be reached immediately for corn- Help turn tKe tide on'the other side of the Capitol. Kennedy originally .asked the ment on Hansen's ruling, straight-out authority to buy Thursday a suit seeking to force of bond issue the'Burkhart to pay the salaries of United Nations is floating to meet] Oklahoma County lawmakers was costs of peace-keeping operations j thrown out of federal district in the Congo and the Middle East, court. The compromise was worked Hansen said even if the legis- out by the White House in negotiators were not chosen from'dis- tiations with Sen.' George'D. as called for by the Consti- ken, R-Vt., who originally insisted-tution, they still are entitled to on a SlOO-million loan that their salaries for services be repayable in 3 years and car- performed ry the going government borrow- He said the U. S. Supreme Court ing rate of a little over 3 to-have federal' court cent. Sen. Bourke B. Hickenlooper, R-Iowa, chairman of the Senate GOP Policy Committee, offered (Continued on Pige Two) Condemnation came angry about the his flight from Miami to Boston in January, 1961. "If you don't get .this flight out in 10 he told, a ticket "I'll have ss., who be-1 the short-term loan proposal as a! A he delay of substitute Thursday-night, and ill MCTlOnS Thursday-night, was thumpingly rejected, 72 to -20. The bill drew the support of 22 Republicans and 48 Democrats. It was Dirksen, in a fighting, to rewind my bomb." He was emotional .speech, who made the fined final stand against the Hickenloop- A Midwestern lawyer who tried er" substitute., to delay the departure of a client He said he had found some Settled Here Two condemnation suits were settled Thursday, one by a district court jury and the other by agreed judgment. Judge John Boyce McKeel took by falsely reporting a bomb was aboard the client's- plane. He was sentenced to -one year in prison and was fined An Oregon dentist, 62, who on a flight from Portland, Ore., to Min- neapolis twice told a' stewardess a bomb was in his luggage. He was fined and drew year's probation. A Michigan sales-engineer who, as he left a plane during a brief (Continued on Page Two) 3O1U 11C1U LUUIIU i r 1, 1 L- things hard to take-in the out for the regular motion For one thing, he said a Repub- Frlday .f er weeks of lican senator had called the the current awl jury term compromise "specious." Dirksen Jurv awarded Robert B. roared: "Thai's an affront to the Cowling m -recovery sum Thursday. Cowling was the de- senator from Illinois." Roman L. Hruska, a! called the Mansfield-Dirksen pro- posal a "specious compromise." "Who -would raise' questions here about Dirksen (Continued on Page Two) debate Sen fendant in a case filed by the debate, Highway Department. 1 The second condemnation suit was filed against Roberts Auto Salvage. By agreed judgment, the de- fendant will receive in damages; tow-Key Sequel To Walker Generals Describe Training On Red Tactics WASHINGTON (AP.) Two generals testified today that all .U.S. soldiers' and officers now undergo special training and in- doctrination: on .Communist tac- Their report was a'low-key se- quel to two days of emotion- charged testimony by-former Maj. Gen. Edwin A. Walker who said tics..- jhe was "framed in-a den of iniq- The aim, the generals uity" for his.ariticommunism ac- lo avoid a situation: like that dur- ing the Korean War'when some American prisoners collaborated with their Communist captors. Gen. Training. Goal Barksdale Hamlett, chief soldiers are not-being .trained to become prisoners of.war.-'.but rather what their behavior-', should be if, they, unfortunately'-.become, prisoners." Maj. GenJ-.AIva; R.' .Fitch, i.as- sistant for .intelli- .'.special''training was- 'all" stationed'overseas-where Commu- nist infiltration and is likely. The.-testimony- of the: generals was preparedJor delivery t'oja special Senate. Armed Services subcommittee- investigating. com- plaints that' anti-Communist actiyi- tivities as a division commander in Germany." Walker named: Secretary of State Daan Rusk .and Walt Whit- man Rostow, a. close..adviser to 'President-Kennedy, as two top fig- ures in the den but did not. accuse Ihem directly any "fram- ing. Quit Army now.; running' the Democratic gover- nor- of Texas, quit. the Army after being removed'from1 his command 'onxthe .-ground .that he had' tried'.tb: influence sol- dier votes'in the'i960 election arid .had -labeled or Commu- nists such, Americans as former President 'Harry S. Truman and two daysmen the ties of -'military- officerswere'-cen- committee played 1 variations 'on one .central "theme: That there is a in high places .to push a soft-on-com- munism policy, and that those who oppose it are pilloried: ..Names Pressed near .the end testi- mony Thursday, to name influen- tial apparatus he said directs such a Walker named .'Rusk and Rostow.. '-who is now head, of'the policy.' planning council .in' .the State Department. "The problems were not limited to lack of knowledge of commu- nism and Hamlelt said. "Deficiencies in moral fiber, faith and discipline, as well as inability to withstand Communist technique's of group disintegration, .collaboration, con- fession and .informing were re- vealed: 'are some 'of- the areas to .which we address ourselves in Rusk, at. the .Capitol for another training, hearing, dismissed the testimony I He said the 25th Division in hot worthy of comment but'did tell 'newsmen "I'm happy- to .be linked isan Hawaii had a "realistic prisoner of war compound" and soldiers able-.and" dose, The> White House declined, com- ment. Chairman John D-Miss. had.'asked'the'Army to outline its current 'methods' of alerting the public to cold war 'dangers of Communist sub- version.......'- Previous witnesses, testified that thousands of in Ko- rea weakened under brainwashing and'collaborated with the enemy. ilar to that; American 'of' war during the Ko- rean' conflict." _ Fitch" said troops' in.Europe re- ceive" special indoctrination be- cause they "are.more exposed to intensive intelligence activity by the Soviet, East. German and Po- lish intelligence services." Special precautions are taken; Fitch said, .against the "possibili; infiltration into he added, general, Harris said, he thought the President's plan was "a forthright, bold approach to the problems that are recognized to exist." Rep. John B. Bennett of Michi- gan, top Republican on Harris" committee, said, he saw no pros- pect for .action, of any kind this year. Bennett said.-: he favored some of the President's proposals, taxes and' for 'putting -rates on. a more competitive'basis. Adjournment Hopes But, he pointed out. Congress hopes to adjourn late in July or early August and it has many other major matters to consider. Chairman Warren G. Magnu- son promised that-the Senate In- terstate Committee .would consid- er the proposals but said nothing about the likelihood of action this year. Kennedy's transportation tax proposals could be'the-first facet of his complex program to be acted on in the House. Quick Action Democratic leaders were consid- ering incorporating at least some of these into a bill extending Ko- rean wartime excise taxes, which lacking congressional action would expire on July 1. The Ways and Means Committee's timetable called for quick action on this bill next month, so the House may consider it early" in June. Ken- nedy's recommendation for re- peal of the 10' per cent tax on surface transportation tickets, and reducing the rate to 5 per cent on airline tickets, was expected to be well received. There was considerable pressure for similar reductions when the Korean taxes were extended last year. (Continued-on Two) Area Candidates Assemble For First Speaking The first salvo of.the 1962 Pon- totoc County political war will be fired tomorrow night at Allen. Local and state candidates' visit Allen for the first meeting 'in a series of 10 that are planned be- tween now and April 30. The Allen meeting will be stag- ed on Main Street, weather per- mitting. If cold or wet- weather comes, the speaking will be mov- ed to the high school auditorium. It starts 'p. m. Candidates 'for local offices will have three minutes in which to put their case to the citizens. Those seeking. state offices will have five .minutes speaking'time. The second 'speaking 'will be next Tuesday at Gaar Corner, fol- lowed by appearances at Roff a week from Saturday. A necessity is something you .can't get along without, but do, and a' you ought to get alC'ig without, but Geh.-Feal Corp.)   

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