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   Ada Evening News, The (Newspaper) - May 15, 1962, Ada, Oklahoma                             A headline writer, when he began to read about the southeast Asia problem, had to be forcibly restrained by his editor from scribbling a headline describing the entire affair as a "pretty Laosy mess" Don't Look Now, But TV Is Looking Back At You, Page 9 59TH YEAR NO. 54 THE ADA EVENING NEWS East Central Goes After Loop Crown See Sports Page ADA, OKLAHOMA, TUESDAY, MAY 15, 1962 10 Pages 5 CENTS WEEKDAY, 10 CENTS SUNDAY KENNEDY ORDERS MARINES INTO THAILAND Literacy Bill Fades Fast WASHINGTON all sides reasonably satis- fied that political profit has been squeezed out of it, the Senate may shelve today the administration's voter literacy test bill. Before members is a motion by Majority Leader Mike Mansfield of Montana to put aside the measure. If it prevails as expected on a roll call vote, that will be the end for civil rights legislation in the 87th Congress. Politically, there was something for everyone in this outcome. Southern opponents could brag at home they had killed another civil rights bill by their filibustering tac- tics. Advocates of the measure could assure interested voters they had Wife Claims Hubby Forced Remarriage PHOENIX, Ariz. W. Howard, 41, formerly of Santa Barbara, Calif., was held in city jail Monday night pending action by his wife, who accused him of kidnaping her. Police said Howard was held under provisions of a suspended counties in the South where sentence under which he was to its supporters said state tests done their best and would be back to try again. Democrats and Republicans each could blame the other party for the lack of results. The bill itself was designed to establish a sixth grade education as the only literacy test for qual- ification to vote in federal elec- tions. WEEPS FOR VICTIM Steve Charles DeFauw, 16, leans across the hood of his truck and weeps after learning the child lying in the street it dead. Mary Visilay, 9, ran from behind a school bus into the path of DeFauw'i truck on highway in Delhi, Ontario, Can- It was aimed primarily at about stay away from his 40-year-old wife Stella. Howard was arrested Saturday night as he and Mrs. Howard stepped off .an airliner at the Phoenix airport. She said he had forced her to accompany him at gunpoint from Phoenix to Las Vegas, Nev., where they were re- married. Mrs. Howard, a slender, attrac- tive brunet, said Monday night she intended to sign a complaint against her husband, charging kidnaping and assault. Also, she said, she would get an.annulment of the forced remarriace. County Atty. Grant Laney said his office was awaiting action on the part of Mrs, Howard before proceeding further. Howard's arrest came after Mrs. Howard succeeded in pass- ing a note to a stewardess, who notified the pilot. Detectives were waiting when the plane landed. Still shaken after the exper- (Continued on Page Two) Atkinson Fans Plan Big Rally A giant rally for W. P. "Bill" Atkinson is planned Thursday eve- ning in Glenwood Park. Atkinson will here and he will be flanked by George Nigh and Preston Moore, who have thrown their support to the Mid- west City builder in the runoff campaign. Bob Bennett, local Atkinson standard bearer, said the rally would begin at p.m. The were used to keep Negroes from voting. Southerners called the measure an unconstitutional inva- sion of the right of states to fix voting qualifications. The 52-42 vote by which the Senate Monday refused to limit debate sealed the measure's fate for all practical purposes. But advocates would not let it be. buried without a proper wake. They took over the talk from the Southerners who had used up most of the time of 14 working days since Mansfield and Senate Re- publican leader Everett M. Dirk- sen of Illinois first maneuvered April 24 to bring the measure be- fore the Senate. Sen. Paul Douglas, D-I11., blamed what he called an unholy alliance of Southern Democrats and conservative Republicans, mostly from the West, for the Senate's failure to get action on the measure. He said that pledged in their 1960 platform to back such legislation found it easy to vote against limiting de- bate after having been given a chance last week to record them- ada and was instantly killed. The accident occurred in front of the victim's home. (AP Here's How Trust Financing Works By GEORGE GURLEY The first trust, a new method for financing city -improvements, may well receive the official sanction of the City Council next Monday night. If it does, it will give the city another method of financing pub- lic improvements and represents a marked departure from the its attendant expense and delay. It does not actually benefit the entire city, only a portion. And while the construction costs are relatively small as city proj- ects go, they will be large enough to fall outside the bounary of items which could be handled within the confines budget. inal rental to the city for this Forces Will Embark Tomorrow Morning From 7th Fleet Ships WASHINGTON Kennedy today or- j dered U.S. Marines into Thailand. The chief executive announced his action in a state- ment which said that: "These forces are to help insure the territorial in- tegrity of this peaceful country." The statement mentioned only the dispatch of "addi- tional elements of the U.S. military forces, both ground and air." An administration official said the additional elements consisted of Marines who will be landed at the Bangkok Naval Base at 10 a.m. Washington time (9 a.m., EST) Wednesday. He said they are being moved in by units of the 7th fleet. They will supplement an Army battalion of men already in Thailand for Southeast Asia Trea- Gary Claims Turner Raises Atkinson Cash OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Ray- mond Gary protested today that wealthy Oklahoma road contrac- tors and prominent Oklahoma City businessmen were called together Monday night by former Gov. Roy Turner to enrich the campaign fund of his runoff P. Bill Atkinson. Gary said the new money will be spread 'across the state. He said it will help Atkinson, but pre- ty Organization maneuvers. Kennedy said the sending of ad- ditional U.S. forces to Thailand was considered desirable "be- cause of recent attacks in Laos by Communist forces, and the subsequent movement of Commu- nist military units toward the bor- der of Thailand." The President called a threat to Thailand a matter of grave concern to this country. But he VIET NAM Dien Bicn Phu THREATENED LOAS Arrow (1) indicates threat of pro- Communist push on capital cities of Luang Prabang and Vientiane as follow up to seizure of Nam Tha-Houei Sit area. In Thailand United States wai reported seeking permission to land Marines. Shaded portion of map is Com- munist controlled. (AP dieted it won't change the outcome: Said he wished to emphasize that May 22. the dispatch of U.S. forces to the Atkinson could not be reached southeast Asian nation is "a de- immediately for comment. Garv's statement included anoth- Uldl ICllLdl LU LUC 1_ILJ 1UL ullo T tr J property. The trust will operate barb at Gov. J. Howard Ed- who said Monda that the system for the city. j The trus mondson who said Monday that most of h s administration officials e trus wi issue revenue w be a better bonds and these, will be sold andi" the sewer systems will be pledged ;d. as security for these bonds. Mon- can be ev from the sale of these bonds'. .r ._ ey from the sale of these bonds be used to repay the I necessary for construction. bough my op a iiiciL ACU utfjai LULL LIIV -nii t. "1J 1. traditional, obligation bond. The. The trust will then build these Thcn the trust wiu .withhold trust does not replace general obligation bond financing. It is rather a companion to it. The trust, as outlined, is a sweeping affair. It will be known as the Ada Public Works Au- thority. What then is this trust? It can perhaps best be com- pared to a closed corporation. It can do just about what any other corporation can do under the laws of this state. It can incur indebtedness. It can and will hire personnel. It can issue bonds. It can even make a profit. But. if it does go into the black, any. improvements. It will borrow money. It will from the proceeds of the' sewer system those funds necessary to j hire an engineer and let a con- retire the bonds it has issued tract. selves in support of the bill. 'profit must go into the trust's That chance came on a 64-33 j sinking fund for upcoming bond vote refusing to shelve the meas-! ure after a debate limitation had' been denied by a 53-43 count, far short of the required two-thirds affirmative vote by which talk could be curbed. Sen. Spessard L, Holland, D-Fla. said the only reason the bill was jrought up at all was so that its sponsors could say they tried to get a civil rights measure passed meeting will attract people from and. couldn't break a filibuster over southeastern and south cen- j aSalnst it. tral Oklahoma. Bennett said free "pop" would be served and special musical entertainment would be offered. High temperature in Ada Mon- day was Monday night, 68; reading at 1 a. m. Tuesday, 70. "This is the most blatant bid for minority 'political support that I have seen in my 16 years in the Holland shouted. Sen. Clifford P. Case, R-N.J., I and Sen. Jacob K. Javits, R-N.Y., 'lambasted the Kennedy adminis- tration for not doing more to get the bill passed. On the key motion to limit de- bate, 11 Republicans joined 31 Democrats in voting for a cutoff. Opposed were 30 Democrats and 22 Republicans. payments or back into the city coffers for general government. Who are the trustees? The trustees are 'the The remainder of the money from It T '1 I LHV 1 VlildlllWVl VI Juu.Ji-J The city will actually ease its the system goes into rcgular chan. entire sewer system to the trust.! The trust will even pay a nom- (Continued on Page Two) Big Happy Family Is Getting Bigger CARMEL, Calif. (AP) Like many an expectant couple. Navy Chief Warrant Officer Francis Louis Beardsley and his wife Helen hope their first child will be a boy. That's just fine with their other 18 children too. bent" city couricilmen and. they j In JD60] Beardsley's first wife must serve without pay. The proposed addition to the children, That year, Helen sewer system m the Hillsdale area I North ]ost hcr Navy officcr hus. is an excellent illustration as a -et crash] she was how.a trust can operate for ei ht city benefit. Much of the extension will be handled in a regular assessment district with property owners pay- ing their fair share of the cost. In this case, however, City Manager J. B. Davidson pointed out that larger lines and a lift station should be developed to handle future growth in the area. Property owners could not be ex- pected to handle these items. So here is where the trust comes into (he picture. In terms of most city projects, this sewer program is not a large item. It is hardly ambitious 'enough to call for a general obligation bond issue with They set up housekeeping with their-18 children. The1 Beardsleys happily an- nounced Monday that another child'is on the way. Beardsley de- scribed the other 18 children as wild with excitement. Beardsley added, "Nobody can appreciate the scene when we told the children. It was exhilarating. It was like winning the Irish Sweepstakes." Beardsley works in Monterey at ,the Navy's postgraduate school They heard of each other I He says the child will be born in through a friend and exchanged j the nearby Ft. Ord hospital about sympathetic notes. They met. 19. of diabetes. They had 10 Sheraton Hotel last nighl to gather together a new supply of green- backs; "It. was a. command perfor- mance, ordered by the chairman of Gov. Edmondson's 'non-po- litical' highway commission, for- mer Gov. Roy Turner. Present were several of the big- gest Oklahoma road contractors, plus some Oklahoma City busi- nessmen who do big business with the state. With .this group adding .to his own ample my oppo- nent plans to throw heavy money into every precinct .these' final days. The greenbacks will undoubted- ly help, but I don't think they can change the election's course. Too many voters resent both this wild spending and the gang tac- tics'of my four opponents." fensive act on the part of thi United States" and completely consistent with provisions of the United Nations charter, which rec- ognizes that nations have an in- herent right to take collective measures for self defense. The developments came in the face of a statement in Moscov; that the United States was "tak- ing another dangerous step fraught ,witb.vserious, .consequences" in Laos by concentrating forces in the Southeast Asian area. That was part of an article in Pravda, the Communist party pa- per. It reinforced a suspicion among Western diplomats that the Soviet Union is giving the Communists in the area something like a free hand in the Laos area and will not back U.S. and British efforts to restore the cease-fire. In addition to reassuring the nervous Thai leadership at Bang- kok, Kennedy had two other pur- Troops Land In New Guinea HOLLANDIA, West New Guinea Indo- nesian transport planes supported by two Mitchell bomb- ers dropped 40 or more paratroops and supplies into West New Guinea at dawn today to reinforce encircled Indoneasian guerrillas, the Dutch reported. A communique said the bombers were driven apparently by naval that two C47 transport planes succeeded in dropping at least 40 paratroops into Jury Rules Shooting Was Justifiable LOS ANGELES (AP) A coro- ner's jury says the police shoot- ing of a black Muslim in a riot April 27 was justifiable homicide. The jury ruled Monday on the death of Ronald T. Stokes, 29. A policeman testified that he shot pesos' 'nT vlew'Tn rushing" US. durinS a melee in which forces toward Southeast Asia, officer was shot and other Mus- j refusing correspondents entry. spearheaded by the 7th Fleet task lims and policemen injured. j The Dutch -said the paratra the jungle south'-of the vil- lage :o'f Eaifak, .in western- most 'New; Guinea. The two other transports dropped supplies to about 50 In- donesians who had parachuted into New Guinea April 27- and now are bottled up by Dutch sol- diers, marines and Papuan volun- teers about 16 miles north of Fakfak, the communique said. It was believed the paratroops came from Indonesian-held Ceran Island, about 120 miles southwest of New Guinea. Dutch forces sealed off the area, halting all plane flights and spearheaded by force. One was to make the presence of American power felt in the re- gion to offset the diplomatic re- Donald L. Weese said Stokes i were dropped east paratroops of Fakfak was about five feet away when I while the supplies were unloaded "he put his hands up as was north of the village in the general The other has been to get U.S. forces into position to move quick- ly into Laos itself if Kennedy de- Fittstown Trio Faces Charges 1J> 1111U UC1UO 11OI.11 lli Three Fittstown youths faced dded st WM necessary. second degree burglary charges Monday in County Court. Charles Woodward, 22, Roy Ed- ward Audrey, 17, and Walter Thomas Audrey, ID, stand accused going to choke me. vicinity where the first contingent verses arising out of local defeats! "I ordered him to stop and then was APnl 27- of government forces in Laos byjl said Weese. A spokesman said none of the the pro-Communist Pathet Lao. A grand jury begins an inquiry four was shot down. There was proposed six days later. She ac-j "We'll name him John J0f breaking into the Fittstown Ice cepted. Last Sept. 9 Beardsley, 45, Beardsley declared. "The girls! Company last week and taking and Helen, a pretty brunette who outnumber the boys now 12 to 6." in currency, plus some small is 31, were married. Treason Trial Of Secret Army Leader Opens Today In Paris PARIS (AP) Raoul Salan goes on trial for treason today before a special court that is considered certain to sentence him to death for his leadership of the Secret Army Organization in Algeria. President de Gaulle' govern- ment enforced extraordinary se- curity precautions around the rambling, historic Palace of Jus- tice to prevent any desperate at- tempt by rightist terrorists to free their hero. All other courts were cleared from the palace wing housing the trial, and only one entrance was open there. Automobile and pe- destrian traffic was diverted from the building, and all parking was forbidden in the area. Persons with admission cards for the narrow, rectangular court- room had to clear three check- points and undergo a thorough search. A strong guard surround- ed the building and was stationed on the roof. Salan, 62, former supreme com- mander in Algeria, was arrested April 20 in Algiers along with his wife and daughter. The black hiustache and black hair dye that were part of his disguise for a year have disappeared. The mus- tache was shaved off and the hair has returned to its natural -gray. The specific charges against Salan are that he took part .in the short-lived generals' revolt in Algiers in April. 1961, and later took command of the underground secret army's terror campaign. Both insurrections were staged to defeat Algerian independence. The prosecution will lay before the court documents and testi- mony charging that Salan, as head of the terrorists, was respon- sible for more than attacks in Algeria and 400 in France, which caused more than 400 deaths and injuries. Salan denied none of the charg- es during the pre-trial investiga- tion. Instead he asked the court to call De Gaulle and 132 other witnesses in an effort to widen the scope of the trial beyond the generals' revolt and the Secret Army campaign. He apparently will attempt to discredit De Gaulle, to link him with an unsuccessful attempt to Salan in 1957 and to prove that.De Gaulle by agreeing to let Algeria choose independence betrayed the French army and the Algerian Europeans who brought him back to power in the 1958 uprising. The court of three judges, four military officers and two civilians is expected to refuse to call most of. the witnesses demanded by Salan. The French constitution bars any such appearance by DC Gaulle as the chief of state, "I. am ready to Salan has said, "but first I intend.to defend my Coroner Says Shark Victim s All Drowned .NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. on six men hauled from barracuda-infested waters show they drowned before the fish attacked, them. Deputy Coroner Eugene Miller, who earlier had said shark .bites could have been-an "equal" cause of death, announced findings of the autopsies Monday. Meanwhile, the search contined for -the victims' three' other fish- ing companions aboard a' 25-foot cabin cruiser that.sank.four miles off Newport Beach. Still missing were Richard Cain, 28, of Bell Gardens; Robert Gib- son Jr., 21, Norwalk, and E. R. Huffman, 35, Longview, Tex. Six-bodies, five mangled by fish, were recovered from the ocean Sunday. buoys, fishing poles, and a bait box also were'found. The Coast Guard said examina- tion of the. bodies showed they had not been' attacked by sharks, as first suggested. Oceanographers and the Coast Guard later con- cluded the bites and 'tears' on' the bodies were more probably in- flicted by barracuda.. The ;Coast- Guard -has ordered an. investigation of'-'what'it'terms' n major marine the known both: as' the Happy Jack., and the Cindy, ap- parently ,w.as .swamped in'- choppy- seas some time Saturday.. And if it's a girl? "We haven't decided on a girls Beardsley said. change. Walter Graper. owner of the ice plant, brought.the charges against into the- riot today. Officials said; report of contact on the ground more than 50' witnesses would ap- j between Dutch forces and the in- pear, including 30 policemen. j vaders. Weese said he wounded "three! In Jakarta, Indonesia's army Halleck said Kennedy did a lotjor four" of the six anti-white I chief of staff. Gen. Abdul Haris of the talking. "I didn't say a Muslims shot in the front of ajNasution. declared today that Muslim temple at midnight. armed Indonesian "volunteers" He said he answered a radio j have been dropped in several Halleck'said. Vice President Lyndon B, John- son, another of the leaders attend- ing 'the meeting, brushed by news- men without comment. Kennedy delayed by a few "get those not be stopped. call that officers needed help, parts of West New Guinea and Weese said another officer pointed that infiltration of the Dutch-held to a dozen fleeing men in business I territory' by Indonesian "youth" utes a speaking date before a group of-magazine publishers to allow more time for the confer- The 18 children range in age-them. Their preliminary hearing! from 2 to 17 years. I is set for tomorrow at 10 a.m. ence. os: J Administration leaders at the meeting included Secretary of State Dean Rusk: Secretary of De- fense Robert S.'McNamara; Cen- tral Intelligence Chief John Mc- Cone; Gen. Lyman L. Lemnitzer. chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff; presidential national securi- ty adviser McGeorge Bundy, and military adviser Gen. Maxwell D. Taylor. The U.S. aid is being extended under an -agreement with Thai- land "to act to meet the common danger" in case of Communist threat. 'Authoritative sources said, how- ever, that' this does not mean reversal of the U.S. policy of pro- moting a Laotian settlement through a cease-fire-and.formation of an independent neutral govern- ment in the tiny .Southeast Asian A WALK THROUGH THE TROPHIES President Ken-, riedy walki through .trophies, tumbling some of them, as steps down into the White House- rose garden after posing with members'1, of the White House police pistol; team. .The trophies are. those won by members-of the -team- iri compe- tition. -In the background, from left Capt. James E. Young; C.-'Stbverj commanding officer of the White House police; the President; .Sgt. William S..Craw- ford, team captain; and Pvt. John J. Buon'o'i- (AP country. The hurriedly called White House session displaced Kennedy's usual weekly meeting with con- gressional Democratic chiefs. In- vited to 'the "special conference were Democratic and Republican leaders of both houses. These late reports were found by U.S.- policymakers to' be signs of hope for a peaceful outcome to the Laotian crisis: 1. The fighting that started with Red seizure of the Lab govern- ment strongpoint of Nam--Tha last week has all but ceased. is not'a cease-fire in the legal sense of returning gov- ernment' troops to 'positions they (Continued on Two) He said he overtook some of the men and ordered them to line up against a wall. They cried out, "why, and then began what sounded like a religious chant, Weese said. The policeman said several Muslims were attacking his part- ner. "They were choking him and beating him with his baton." He ordered them to then fired at "three or four o'f them around my partner. I saw (Continued on Page Two) "We can take West Irian (West (Continued on Page Two) One of the greatest puzzles in life is how a fool and his money got together in the first place. (Copr. Gen. Fea. Corp.) New Orleans Schools Eliminate Race Bars NEW ORLEANS- The New Orleans School Board, under pressure by the federal courts, has voted to drop all racial bars the first grade of public schools this fall. The board currently is under a federal court order to desegregate the first six grades, but has filed an appeal for a new. trial. Under the board's decision Mon- day children entering the first grade, in-September-wfll be permitted to attend either the white or Negro school for ''their district, .whichever: they -choose. This action drops use of the pupil placement plan for the first grade, but that system of'assign- ment remains in effect for the second and The. by a 3-0. vote. Two board- members; includ- meL ing Emile Wagner, an outspoken opponent of school desegregation, were absent. The -board also -authorized School Supt. 0. Perry Walker to begin, a study of how'to abolish biracial school districts, starting with 'the! first grade. Federal Judge J. Skelly Wright ruled last month .that the board's- use-of a pupil, placement plan in 'a biracial school system'- was unconstitu- tional. 'Twelve Negroes now attend first and second grades in six previous- ly white public-schools as a result of Wright's original.desegregation order of May 1960.' The city's1 Roman-' Catholic schools are scheduled to be deseg- by order of Archbishop Joseph-Francis Rum-   

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