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   Ada Evening News, The (Newspaper) - November 2, 1962, Ada, Oklahoma                             Joe Zilch, reading between the line, notes that the Ministration refers ,0 tne. Stalinist element in the government .s "right wingers." That's .s choice o. tiHes he's in sonne Injuries May Help Duncan Hurdle Ada, See Sports Page THE ADA EVENING NEWS All Candidates Show Optimism; See Page Five 59TH YEAR NO. 201 ADA, OKLAHOMA, FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 12 Pages 5 CENTS WEEKDAY, 10 CENTS SUNDAY Airlift To India Is Beginning American Arms Begin Long Trip From German Base NEW DELHI, India (AP) An American arms air- lift got under way from Germany today to give In- dia's hard-pressed Himalay- an army better weapons to use against invaders from Red China. The first of 10 U.S. Air Force C135 jet transports lifted off the runway at the big Rhein-Main air base near Frankfurt and flew off into heavily overcast skies. It was due in Calcutta Sat- urday. A round-the-clock airlift was planned, and relief crews were flown to Calcutta to take the big planes back to Germany for re- loading. The airlift is bringing fast-firing light infantry weapons, including mountain artillery, sorely needed to counter the Communists' su- perior firepower. Warns Against "Magic" U.S. Ambassador John Kenneth Galbraith warned the Indians against expecting American arms alone to' "work magic" against the Chinese invaders. "The great task remains with the Indian he declared. "We are happy to help with equip- ment to stop aggression but equip- ment is only part of the prob- lem." Galbraith said no American mil- itary instructors were coming with the arms, which he described as "standard stuff." He also empha- sized there were no plans for U.S. military personnel to go to the frontier. A Long Loan? The ambassador told newsmen the United States is considering' supplying the emergency arms shipments on a long loan basis but said the terms have not been worked out. He said American economic aid to India would not be affected by the arms recent- ly announced loans of million for thermal power development. India's request for Western mili- tary aid marked a sharp depar- ture from a long-standing policy of cash purchases, to maintain In- dia's determined neutralism. Ini- tial shipments of new British weapons have already arrived here. Terms under which the aid is being furnished are .still being negotiated. Heavy Arms Next Heavier U.S. weapons are ex- pected to be sent next. Prime Minister Nehru called for calm in the face of the Chinese aggression and chided thousands of university students whose anti- Chinese demonstrations Thursday he called "the acts of a weak people." is not the time for these he declared, urg- ing his countrymen "to keep your heads cool and not be carried away by anger or emotion." Police estimated people- most of them university men and women marched through the streets of the capital all day Thursday, destroying signs mark- ing Chinese business houses and shouting for expulsion of the Red Chinese forces on the border. Po- lice guarded all Chinese business; houses and the headquarters of the Indian Communist party, which a mob looted on Wednes- day. Kiots Aren't Decent Nehru said the demonstrations exceeded the limits of decency. "By these acts you are not strengthening the government's hands in defeating Chinese ag- gression but only weakening he said. As the mobs demonstrated out- side Communist party headquar- ters, the party council concluded two days of. heated debate with a strong pro-Nehru resolution de- nouncing the Chinese Reds as ag- gressors and calling on all party members to support the govern- ment during the national emerg- ency. (Continued on Page Two) HISTORICAL History-conscious Boy Scouts of Troop 13 here erect an his- torical marker of their own, to show the site of the last inter-tribal. stickhall game be- tween Choctaws and Chickasaws in 1903. The playing field is on what is now the 4-B Ranch, east of Ada. -Working toward the "Historic Trail" award, the troop has also renov- ated the playing field itself, erected goal posts and even had a whirl at playing a game of stickball. Shown here bolting the marker to its post are (left to right) Robert Luke, Kenny Logsdon, Kenneth Couch and Danny Talley. Scoutmasters of Troop 13 are Bill Tinsley and W. O. Kirbv. (NEWS Staff Winners Of Peace Awards Start'War'During Banquet NEW YORK (AP) A Nobel Prize-winning scientist and an economist-author got into a heated argument over peace at a meet- ing Thursday night of advocates of nonviolence. Some spectators made noisy exits as the scientist, Dr. Linus C. Pauling, and the economist- author, James P. Warburg, ex- changed words. Only moments before the out- burst, both had received the 1962 Gandhi Peace Award from Pro- moting Enduring Peace Inc., a nonprofit, nonpolitical, religious and educational organization. The meeting began quietly enough with prayers, amenities and a of praise to Warburg from Adlai E. Stevenson, United; States representative to the United' Nations. Warburg listened attentively while Dr. Pauling told of the perils of nuclear war, said that President "Kennedy had made the bomb threat an instrument of American foreign policy and had unfortunately enabled Premier Ni- kita Khrushchev to seem the peacemaker in the recent Cuban crisis. Then came Warburg's turn. He said he was surprised to hear Dr. Pauling suggest that "we (the United States) are-the source of! the trouble." i At that point, a man in the au-1 OKLAHOMA Partly cloudy to clear tonight and Saturday; cooler east tonight: a little warmer Saturday; low tonight 34-49; high Saturday 55-64. High temperature in Ada Thursday was 67; low Thursday night, 42; reading at 7 a.m. Friday, 48. GOP Requests Protection For Ballot Boxes OKLAHOMA CITY .Republican Chairman Forest W. Beall called today on Gov. J, Howard Edmondson to "be pre- pared to use the National Guard" to protect ballot boxes in the event of any recount following next Tuesday's genera1 election. In a letter to the governor, dience rose, waved his hands and yelled. "We are, we Warburg spoke on, denouncing reported efforts in the past by Dr. Pauling and representatives from 27 countries to stop United States nuclear testing. Meanwhile, Dr. Pauling was try- ing vainly for the approval of the moderator on stage for a right of reply. When Warburg finished, Dr. Kirtley F. Mather, president of Promoting Enduring Peace Inc., told the crowd it was possible "to get along courageously in a fine spirit, one with another, even though we are not always in agreement." ______________ Sylvester Denies News Control By Government WASHINGTON eminent Information subcommit- to tee will undertake a critical re- view of plans for release of gov- ernment information under vary- ing conditions of crisis. The Defense Department direc- tive, issued 'this requires that unless a public information official sits in on an interview by a reporter with a department of- ficial, the official must report to Sylvester's office, on the- same day, the substance of the conver- sation. i ments" a Defense Department di- j Svlvestcri as assjstant secretary Secretary of Defense Arthur Syl- vester denied today there has been distortion, deception, or manipula- tion in Defense Department han- dling of Cuban crisis news. But joining newspaper editors and others who have expressed concern over Pentagon informa- tion trends was Rep. John E. Beall pointed out the possibility of D Calif applications for recounts in close- j In a statemcnt, Moss described ly-contested races. He said Ed- ..extremd y disiurbi ng develop- 8 ary "assured both candidates of an accurate Beall said he assumed the gov- ernor's action "was based on evi- ft (Continued on Page Two) by Oct. 29 ot news by actions taken by the government becomes one weapon in a strained situation." Moss announced his House Gov- for public ment's chief spokesman. Since the Defense Department directive was issued, the State Department has followed up by (Continued on Page Two) McNamara Says Aerial Photos Show Missiles Are Being Dismantled Castro Still Won't Allow Inspections j HAVANA (AP) Fidel Castro Thursday night re- jected outright foreign su- pervision of the dismantling of Soviet missile bases in Cuba and again called for the United States to give up its naval base at Guantana- mo. The Cuban prime minis- ter said "strategic presumably the missiles, were being removed by the Soviets from Cuba, "but the rest of the weapons stay in our country." Castro addressed a radio-televi- sion audience as Anastas I. Miko- yan, the Soviet Union's first dep- uty premier, discussed the Cuban crisis with U.S. and U.N. officials in New York prior to flying here late today. His mission apparent- Hey, Looky Here It's Against The Law To Obey A Policeman's Orders By ERNEST THOMPSON Newspapering! by its very nature, is a "nosy" profession. News reporters are always rumaging .around in somebody else's .business haunting places off the beaten path, moni- toring casual conversations, ask- ing seemingly innocent questions and even researching dull books all in quest of "ideas" which might make "news, It was in this latter area that this -reporter .came across a startling piece of information last week. Jt is illegal to obey a, traffic policeman or trooper. That's right illegal to do what they tell you to do. At least, that's what the law books say. ly was to try to remove the road- j while browsing through the block Castro threw up after be-1 Oklahoma Uniform Traffic Code ing excluded from U.S.-Soviet ar-: ]ast week, this bit of knowledge rangemenls for removal of the j popped out of Chapter II, Section missiles under U.N. supervision. Unhappy With Russia Castro acknowledged that "we have some motive for discontent" with the Soviet Union. But he re- minded his people of all the So- viets had done for them and as- serted, "We are friends of the So- viet Union." inspection on Cuban soil would be "one more attempt to humiliate our country" and would violate Cuban sover- eignty. Sources at U.N. headquarters felt that Castro either would soft- en his stand or would announce the Soviet Union had completed dismantling its bases and U.N. inspection therefore no longer was necessary. All Finished Acting U.N. Secretary-General U Thant said after his conferences Tuesday and Wednesday with Cas- tro he had. been informed the dis- mantlement of the bases would be completed by today. U.S. aerial observation, resumed Thursday along with the naval blockade, was expected to shed light on the dismantling progress. Castro, in a two-hour speech taken up largely by reading a' transcript of his talks with Thant, revealed that the Soviet Union had proposed that the Internation- al Red Cross inspect its Cuba- bound ships to verify that they were not transporting arms. Thant said the Red Cross had agreed to the proposal provided Cuba agreed, but that he had communicated the proposal to the U.S. government. No Comment There was no immediate com- ment from Washington. In addition to insisting on U.S. withdrawal from Guantanamo, Castro repeated his previous de- mands for cessation of U.S. eco- nomic measures against his re- gime, attacks .by Cuban exiles, and "violations of our aerial and naval space by North American (U.S.) planes and warships." "If those guarantees of peace are not said Castro, "then there will not be any truly peaceful solution. We want a peaceful solution, but a. peaceful solution with dignity." fail to refuse to comply with-any jit is supposed to say, and (2) as lawful, order or direction of any far as they know, the courts police officer invested by law with the authority to direct, con- trol or regulate traffic." Notice the first nine words: "No person shall willfully FAIL TO REFUSE to comply with any law- ful order, etc." Taken at face value, that double negative means it is a citizen's traffic officers" has been over- duty to refuse to obey a traffic j looked. officer's orders. Obviously, that is not what the statute meant to say, but in the legal profession, it would appear that the letter of the law is im- warning is due. Bulldozers Have Cleared A Few Sites WASHINGTON (AP) Preliminary analysis of photographs made Thurs- day shows clear indications that dismantling of missile bases in Cuba is proceeding, Secretary of Defense Rob- all the hundreds of ert g today. A Defense Department ;pokesman told newsmen that the pictures show that missile launcher erectors have been removed from the sites. Much of the associated launch equipment has been removed, the spokesman said, and cable condu- its between control joints and launching pads have been broken haven't made a ruling on the pro- vision. So, with legislators, administrative assist- ants, legal beagles and judges in Oklahoma, "it appears that this rather obvious slip in an im- portant statute on "obedience to But before the reader decides to go out and challenge the au- thority of the first policeman he encounters, perhaps a word of portant. In an effort to check the statute, the reporter scanned various law tomes, including Title 47, Okla- homa Statutes, and each reference to the section contains the same ambiguous language. Also, several attorneys were contacted and they all agreed: 11-103: "No person shall willfully! (1) the statute doesn't say what Without a doubt, the courts would hold that the meaning-of the statute is clear, even if its wording is rather goofed up. In which case, the fellow who de- cides to test its validity would prabably wind up behind the eight ball. Hm-m-m-m it might be worth a trial run at that. Reds' Mars Ship Zooms Into Space MOSCOW unmanned Soviet space ship was estimated early today to be miles on its way to Mars, Moscow Ra- dio reported. The one-ton space craft was launched from a sput- nik whirled into orbit Thursday. The Tass news agency said all systems were functioning normal- ly after the first few hours of the flight. The Soviets calculate the vehicle, called Mars 1, will pass close to the planet in some- thing over seven months. The ship is equipped with a camera and radio transmitters all goes send photographs of Mars and other data back to earth, giving scien- tists valuable clues to the old question of whether or not life ex- ists on the planet. Temperature inside the ship is Red Cross To Assume Blockade? NATIONS, N.Y. (AP) United States was reportec today to be considering a Soviel proposal to allow the Internationa: Red Cross to inspect Cuba-bounc ships to verify that they are not bearing military weapons. The existence of this proposal was confirmed Thursday night by regulating system within the de- sired limits, Tass said. Solar bat- teries have opened normally and will ensure proper recharging of built-in batteries. The ship's ra- dio transmitters were reported performing normally. The indirect launching proce- u-i- Wa5 CUIUirjlJCU Illgui. uy dure-usmg an orb.Ung sputnik as Cubaj] prime a launching pad-wasi seen as tro who acting u Thant had: The Soviets said this is the first attempt to reach Mars, but Amer- ican space officials have said the Soviets have already made two unsuccessful attempts at Mars and four at Venus. Soviet offi- cials have admitted only that they launched a Venus probe on Feb. 12, 1961, but lost contact with it before it came near the planet. dmi t ujoiui" ijf-j- being maintained by a thermo-l (Continued on Page Two) Castro Oh Well said there had been (Continued on Page Two) Beck Wins Case, But Still Heads For Jail NEW YORK Beck, the former 'laundry truck driver who was a millionaire by the time he stepped out as head of the Teamsters Union, won another court fight Thursday night. A federal court jury acquitted him of charges that he illegally borrowed from trucking concerns. Acquitted also were the two-trucking executives and three corporations charged with him as a result of the 1954 transaction. But prison still awaits the 68- year-old former labor leader who preceded James R. Hoffa as boss of the vast Teamsters organiza- tion. Beck was temporarily re- leased from a federal prison near Seattle to stand trial here. The jury, seven men and five women, had tried to report itself deadlocked ia considering the loan case. U.S. Dist. Judge Wil- fred Feinberg sent them back into deliberation, and 45 minutes later the acquittals were announced. A scattering, of applause fol- lowed the announcement. Scores of Beck's relatives and friends had waited in the courtroom through the afternoon and early evening hours that the jury de- bated the case after a trial which began Oct. 1. Acquitted with Beck were Roy Fruehauf of Birmingham, Mich., and the firm he formerly headed, Fruehauf Trailer Co. of Detroit; Burge Seymour of Washington, Conn., and the company he heads, Associated Transport, Inc., of New York; and the Brown Equipment and Manufacturing Co., a subsidi- ary of Associated Transport. retary-General U Thant had men- tioned it during their Havana talks. Another possibility under con- sideration, it was understood, was for Red Cross inspection of Soviet ships bound homeward from Cuba, This would provide verification that at least some missiles were being removed. U.S. sources said today the pro- posals were under consideration in Washington. Details were not spelled out, but the proposed in- spection of Cuba-bound vessels by the Red Cross apparently was in- tended as a measure to modify the U.S. Navy quarantine. Wheth- er the Red Cross representatives would operate from U.S. Navy vessels was not known. Such measures, if agreed upon, would still leave unsolved the big question of on-the-scene inspection inside Cuba'to verify the dismantl- ing and removal of Soviet mis- siles. In his broadcast Thursday night, Castro said he not only had reject- ed U.N. inspection but that he was "equally against" such in- spection by the International Red Cross. Memphis Says It Will Make Up Pay MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) The city-owned light, gas and water division announced it will make up the difference between military and civilian pay of employes called to active duty. The utility had six employes called to duty last weekend with the 445th Troop Carrier Wing. Not Meredith This Time Back To Normal-Mississippi's Students Want LSU's Hide OXFORD. Miss. (API-Normal sounds of campus cries for a football turned to the University 'of Mis- sissippi in the wake" of a stern warning by Chancellor J. D. 'Wil- liams against rowdyism. More than students glee- fully yeDed insults Thursday night, but this time, they were not directed at James H. Meredith, the Air Force veteran who be- came the first Negro ever know- ingly admitted to Ole Miss. Instead, the students aimed their yells against Louisiana State University, the Ole Miss football rival Saturday night. A short distance away Mere- dith, 29, remained in his two-room apartment in Baxter Hall where combat-ready military police guard all entrances with fixed bayonets. "Swift and drastic disciplinary action, including expulsion" was promised by the chancellor in two speeches Thursday to nearly all of the male students. 1 "The university could lose its accreditation if there are further breakdowns in student Williams said. "An institution retain its accreditation only so long as it maintains on its campus a climate that is conducive to study and learning, an atmos- phere favorable to intellectual pursuits." The talk drew ringing applause. The chancellor's talk came less than 24 hours after a raid 'by MP's on a dormitory Wednesday night. The search, under supervi- sion'of university officials, turned up a small cache of weapons. University 'officials said disci- "The he said, "is not plinary action against eight to 10 just to accreditation, but also to j students would be considered to- the very survival of the univer-1 day by the Student Judicial Coun- sity. cil. "If there are any who cannot Earlier this 'week, protests support the establishment of against Meredith, reached their peaceful and orderly 'conditions, highest peak since riot- be advised that I. am prepared to ing 'of Sept. 30 which left two- dead see us part company." and scores injured. Monday and Tuesday night a barrage .of fire- the loud-sound- ing ones called cherry bombs- were .hurled at Meredith's room. During the height, of Monday night's demonstrations an MP fired his rifle and'the bullet went through the third-floor window of a dormitory .across from his post outside Meredith's hall. An official Army statement said University maintenance crews put fresh plaster on the deep hole Thursday. A pro-segregation Citizens Coun- cil meeting was held in downtown Oxford Thursday night. About 50 persons, including a dozen or more Ole Miss students, attend- ed. The session authorized the council's executive committee to draft and issue 'a resolution con- only that MPs were investigating' demning what it-called "brutali- "the'firing into the. air by one! ties by Negro but 'the place where a A student told the council one bullet gouged .into a wall of -white 'soldier 'and one Negro sol- Mayes Hall was viewed by news- dier were in the area from which men and students for three days, the rifle was. fired but that he didn't, know which one fired the shot. A council official urged that a telephone harassment campaign be instituted against Meredith and faculty- members accused of in- tegrationist viewpoints. In .another development, Rep. John Bell Williams', D-Miss., urged Army .Secretary Cyrus R. Vance to see .that firearms are .taken away from- soldiers- sta- tioned on the' .Ole. Miss campus. Williams said the weapons were "totally unnecessary and_ .can .serve only to cause trjubld "and maybe death." up. The concrete pads for the launch erectors appear to have been broken up with an air ham- ler. Plowed Under Certain areas of the sites-have been plowed and bulldozed, the spokesman said. Aerial reconnaissance over the island was resumed Thursday af- ter a two-day recess for the visit U Thant, acting Secretary-Gen- eral of the United Nations, in ef- forts to arrange for U.N. inspec- tion of the dismantling promised by Soviet Premier Khrushchev. Assistant'Secretary .of Defense 'Arthur Sylvester read this state- ment by McNamara: "The secretary of defense an- nounced today that preliminary, analyses of the .aerial photographs collected by yesterday's reconnai- sance mission provides clear indi- cations that work is proceeding on dismantling of the missiles. Whatever That Means Asked whether a blockade ia still in force to prevent more offensive weapons from being shipped into Cuba, a Pentagon spokesman said the Navy ships continue on station. Authoritative sources disclosed Thursday night that high altitude U2 flights over Cuba have been halted and the watch is being kept through low level photographic missions. These government sources said there has been no scaling down, .in the degree of aerial surveil- lance. The U2 missions over Cuba were scrubbed after one of the planes and its pilot were lost last weekend, according to informants. Surprise! Low flying reconnaissance in swiftly below radar and exploiting surprise- are considered less vulnerable than the U2s which go into a slow glide when they are taking pic- tures. Officials are virtually certain that the U2 piloted by Air Force Maj. Rudolf Anderson Jr., Green- ville, S.C., was knocked down by a Soviet antiaircraft rocket. And they believe the rocket was launched by Soviet missile- men manning the 22 antiaircraft rocket bases known to be opera- tional in Cuba. This information developed as the U.S. Navy stood guard over the shipping lanes into Commu- nist Cuba. No One Knows If there have been any ship in- tercepts since the arms blockade was clamped on again Thursday, they have not been announced. The Defense Department said late Thursday that a reconnais- sance mission had been conducted over Cuba earlier in the day and that "the planes returned without incident." There was no elabora- tion. Arthur Sylvester, assistant sec- retary of defense, said no analy- sis of i the pictures was expected before he did not promise to disclose what the analysis may show about any (Continued on Page Two) Employer: An executive looking for men between 25 and 30 with 40 years experience. (Copr. Gen." Yea. Corp.)   

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