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Daily News, The (Newspaper) - March 3, 1948, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania FAGf StX THE DAILY NIWS HUNTINGDON AND MOUNT UNION WEDNESDAY MARCH S THE DAILY NEWS TOUH Town gendWeekly 1874 Till 1M1 by V Blddl JOSEPH F BIDDLB PablUhtr H111SM DiilT except Sunday by T Publiihinz Huntinidon John H BIddU pretidrni F J B Molten Mount Union Office 1C Shirley Street 528 Huntingdon 325 Street Telephone it the poit kt Huntinidon Jan uary SI 1922 u clan mult under Act of March John H BiddU Editor Pabliritel K Blair Shori Editor Eorene T Shore Editor Elmer F McCartney Manneer COWBOY TAYLOR PLEDGES TO DO WHAT I THINK IS RIGHT The last time John L Lewis walked out of the American Federation of Labor he announced his departure with this brief message We dis But when Sen Glen H Taylor walked out of the Democratic Party the other day he was not content with such a simple valedictory He had a lot to even one sentence too much The singing oowbody from Idaho confessed that felt good to be free of the bigcity bosses He was glad he was not obliged to a program laid down by Mr Pew Colonel McCormick Senator Taft and the National Association of Manufac He rejoiced that he oould come out swinging as Henry Wallaces running mate without fear of stepping on the prejudices or privileges of some unsavory associate no Pauleys no oil no Wall Street no generals no privileged Probably Mr Taylor ahould have stopped there But in the press conference that followed his radio address reporters asked him about the report that Communists were flocking to the thirty party itandard Id be glad to have the votes of bank robbers the votes of bank robbers if I can get elected to do iWhat I think is he replied What Mr Taylor thinks is night is obviously what Mr Taylor wants to do So let us put his this way Id beglad to have the votes of bank robbers If I can get elected to do what I want to There is the essence of the worst type of political bossism And we are not twisting Mr Taylors words to state it Ask any boss Do you think that what you are doing is right and how many do you think would answer no Mr Taylor now thinks himself free of unsavory But he and Mr Wallace know that If they were elected their bank and Communists and assorted ragtag and bobtail would expect somethingin return A political candidate half as highminded aa Mr Taylor presents himself to be would reject the support of the criminal the disloyal and all other unsavory characters If he had the pnly true gospel of political salvation Messrs Wallace and Taylor think they have he would never make such a statement as the Idaho not even in a thoughtless moment The truly highminded candidate wants the sup port of likeminded people He cannot avoid the practical aspects of politics But he can promise the great majority of the electorate only that he will carry out the general program that he has offered and that they subscribe to His object is to keep that promise after election not to get elected by any or crook and then proceed to do what I think is That last way is the way of the Hitlers the Huey Longs come down to sideshow politicians whose chief appeal to the voters is a banjo cowboy clothing and a repertory of hillbilly songs Religion Day By Day By WILLIAM T ELLJtS Hold Your Hats Folks Hes Off Again If a man die shall he live again This question has been asked through the ages It has haunted the humanmind Longbefore the Christian religion got started highminded men In all parts of the world were making this query The Egyptians had a very confident belief about immortality The Greek philosophers several centuries before Christ was born dilated much on this theme Through the centuries men of much learning and little have reflected at length on this vital matter Common sense tells us that God would hardly go to the pains He has to create human life only to wipe it out after a few brief years Also the whole of human life and institutions appears to be characterized by incompleteness Something is needed beyond the readies of our restricted world to finish what is here begun Man hungers for Im mortality and since there is a natural hunger there must be something provided somewhere in the universe to satisfy that hunger But religion goes beyond philosophy Reason makes immortality plausible but it does not prove it In fact such a belief cannot be proved in the mathematical sense It must be accepted on faith and when it is so accepted it proves itself amid the experiences of life For the philosopher immortality is a hope for the man of faith it is a living reality if WASHINGTON COLUMN Marshall Gives Congress Points on Russian Policy DREW PCARSOK OM MERRYGOROUND Continued from First Page committee and laid down a new handpicked formula carefully selected to favor the whiskey trust This cuts down allocations to independent companies such as Schenley Publicker and United which have never joined the whiskeyclub known as the Dis Hlled Spirits Institute Inside reason why the Senate Beware Coughs fron common colds That Hang On Creoaaulsiori relieves promptly be cause it goes right to the seat of the trouble to help loosen and expel germ laden phlegm and aid nature to soothe and heal raw tender In flamed bronchial mucous mem branes Tell your druggist to sell you a bottle of Creomulsion with the un derstanding you must like the way it ijuickly allays the cough or you an to have your money back CREOMULSION fol Couthi Chest Colds SroncHtfc Republicans overruled their own committee is that the whiskey trust made it plain to Senator Cooper a Republican from normal ly Democratic Kentucky that he had to put across their formula if he wanted to be reelected Bob Taft and the Senate Republicans are most anxious to save Coopers seat for the GOP so finally de cided to go down the line for the whiskey trust Incidentally Demo cratic Leader Alben Barkley also from Kentucky joined CJiem Interestingsidelight is that Coopers formula hurts 19 dis tilleries in his home state while most of the distilleries which are helped belong to the Distilled Spirits front for the whiskey trust Of the three big companies that dominate the whiskey trust two are Canadian SEN TAYLOR STILL A DEMOCRAT Significantly a move to banish Sen Glen Taylor from the Demo cratic Party after he signed up with Henry Wallace was defeated recently inside Idahos Democratic State Central Committee At a meeting in Boise ExSen Charles Gossett and former State Democratic Chairman Robert Coulter tried to push through a resolution ruling Taylor out of the party After two hours of wrangling Sam Hindman of Boise to adjourn without a vote Hind mans motion carried 33 to 19 MlW tunny dayi you halfway ol thU delightful hoipitable eaihore 350 attractive rooms sea water baths Shipi Lusciout food Fireproof American and European plans Booklet ATLANTIC CITY Penniylvanio Boardwalk HOTEL OF MAHY HAPPY RETURNS FUNNY BUSINESS observers report considerable Wallace backing in the northwest CZECH SECRET DEAL When the secret documents on the Czech crisis are finally made known it will be found that the State Department made one enor mous effort to save the Czechs from the iron curtain The at tempt took place last July and here is the inside story When the Czech cabinet first heard about the Marshall Plan they sent a secret emissary to see then Undersecretary of State Will Clayton in Geneva and informed him that Czechoslovakia wanted to line up with the West In the past the Czech said Washington regularly gave his gov emment the brushoff as for in stance when Prague tried to buy worth of seed wheat in the United States for cash The offer was turned down cold meanwhile Russia gave the Czechs the wheat free Accord ingly the Czech agent suggested to Clayton that the Truman ad ministration strengthen Benes and Masaryk with a real gesture of friendship Clayton said he was willing and the Czech promptly proposed that the ExportImport Bank authorize a credit to Czechoslovakia Clayton tele phoned Washington got the loan Okd Meanwhile however Moscow began wielding the big stick the Czech cabinet caved in and Czechoslovakia pulled out of the Marshall Plan When that hap the State Department knew Czechoslovakia had lost the will to fight back UNDER THE DOME Russell Adams director of the Civil Aeronautic Boards Eco nomic Bureau and a career man will replace CAB Board Member Harlee movement to rebuild the badly disorganized Democratic Party in Michigan from the ground up will be launch ed by z group of young liberals They include Asistant Secretary of Labor John Gibson Hickman Price of Grand Rapids vice presi dent of KaiserFrazer Wendeil Lund wartime industrial relations chief of the War Production Board and Mennon Williams of the soap 20 Sena tors from coastal states led by Warren Magnuson of Washington Wayne Morse of Oregon and Leverett Saltonstall of Massachu setts who have been demanding a fisheries division in the State De partment soon will get their wish 3RD PARTY MOGULS MEET Henry Wallace and running mate Sen Glen Taylor met with their campaign managers behind ciosed doors last week to map 3rdparty strategy They made tentative plans to hold their national convention in Chicago in June and reviewed procedure for entering the party on the ballot in various states Florida was the only state given up as hopeless Senator Taylor wanted to iden tify the party with a name im mediately suggested calling it the Progressive Party But Wal lace couldnt make up his mind and the christening was put off until the convention It was also agreed by the party chiefs to support and even for Congress wherever true lib erals could be found MJSKKXCiOKOUJND Next step in ArmyNavy unifi cation will be a merger of Army Navy water transportation Most dont know U but U actually keeps more vessels afloat than the This is 300 more than the Navys total fleet On top of this the Air Force oper ates an additional 350 Campaign buttons reading Why not Harry Kaiser have begun to appear on the campus of Stanford University in Palo Alto Herbert Hoovers home Harry Byrd of Virginia has con sistently told individual Southern Democrats that he would not run against President Truman for the Democratic presidential nomina tion Copyright 1948 by The Bell Syndicate Subscribe for The Daily News Four cents per copy Espotahs NoNistyTasU Tablet Form Easy to Taki NEED THE GREEN LIGHT ON LOANS If financial worries have you stopped go ahead with a quick loan Your problems will be ef ficiently and confidentially taken care of Convenient monthly payments easily fit ted to a budget Come in and talk it over THE BUDGET PLAN INC 412 Pnnn St Ill one 525 HUNTINGDON LOOKING BACKWARD FIFTY YEARS AGO In old advertisements from the Huntingdon SemiWeekly News of March 3 1898 mens suits were selling at boys knee pants at 10 cents boys overcoatsat 75 cents eggs at 15 cems a dozen and hard coal at per ton the latter two at wholesale 1ears Tuesday morning a tramp call ed at the residence of Rotten Coz zens of this place and offered to cut some wood tor them if they would provide him with breakfast He was given an axe and shown to a wood pile and set to work In a short time he was called to breakfast to which he did fuil justice After breakfast he asked if he could chop some for his dinner but when dinner was ready he and the axe had disappeared It will not be healthy tor any more tramps Eo ask Robert for a job for some time to come Years Citizens of Siglerville a small hamlet in Mifflin County on re ceipt of the news of the des truction of the battleship Maine vented their feelings by making a straw figure and after dressing and labeling ttie same General preceded to fasten it to a stake and after riddling the same with bullets burned the image to ashes amid shouts of rage and derision Then marching to the public school grounds where by the aid of a ladder they nailed the stars and stripes to the top of a high pole saluted the colors with cheers and dispersed to their homes well pleased with their patriotic efforts TWENTY YEARS AGO The Hon William H Long state president of the P O S of will speak to members of Washington Camp No 321 Mon day March 5 in the lodge room of the Grand Thea tre building He requests your presence and desenves it as he is a regular dynamo in generating great things for the order Years Huntingdon dribblers last night fell before the powerful Lewis town machine for the second time this season before the largest crowd of basketball fans that have ever filled the Legion Community Home floor They lost 3927 Years The residence of John A Port on Washington Street was sold yesterday at public sale toJo nas Poser for The sale FOR SALE VALUABLE REAL ESTATE Finest location obtainable fronting approximately450 feet along Raystown Darn containing nearly acres 9 room insulated frame dwelling oil heat all modern conveniences now occupied year around Formerly the Summer residence of Dr Wm Hunt Will receive bids until March 13th reserve tine right to reject any or all Contact Clair E Cree R D 1 or at Crees New And Used Furniture Store 514 Miff Jin Huntingdon Pa Henderson Bros Fast 7 HOUR DRY CLEANING In by 10 a m Out by 5 p m SATURDAY INCLUDED 304 7lh St HUNTINGDON PHOHI 330 of the Fifthy Street property was continued to March 17 TEN YEARS AGO The World Day of Prayer will be observed in Huntingdon to morrow on the First Friday ot Lent March 4 beginning at p m in the United Brethren Church The subject of the pro gram will be The Church A VVorid Years Dr Lininger of the Penn sylvania State College will be the main rpeaker of the dinner meeting of the InterState Milk Producers Cooperative District 13 which will be held in the so cial room of the Abbey Church on Saturday March 5 Years The Mount Union Democratic Womens Club met Monday even ingin the lobby of the Ho tel Mrs Rhoda ty organizer installed the officers MARKETS LANCASTER LIVESTOCK LnncnsUr March Hoffs 37 Local NclitwciKhts S2023 fond nnd choice JGO to 250 His 50 250 to 350 Ibs Sheep 20 Ewes all wcijthtl J410 choice Inunl and southern gprint lciiium to Kood 51022 common Cattle 227 cnhcs Vealerii Rood nnd choice cull and common SUlo Laws choice ll22 Cullers cnnners Dryfcd steers choice common jrood and chnice S2225 HeiXerg good 25 common 51216 PKTER JVKA WMhtecim eonsideratfofibt Emopean recovery Truman doctrine on Greece and Turkey or aid to China finally m to an argument over U S Russian policy It isnt surprising therefore that when Secretary of State George Marshall presented his Chinese program to the HOUM Foreign Affairs Committee the questioning developed into a free forall that covered the globe but bounced back frequently on the Russian question Congressman John M Vorys Ohio began it when he asked H the situations in Greece and China werent similar It its all right to give military aid to fight communism in Greece not in China Marshall pointed out some differences Most the people Greece he said were not on the side of the guerrillas The guerrillas got their support from outside Greece Marshalls intimation was that in North China the people are activelysupporting the Congressman Karl Mundt S raised the question of TJ S policy in Germany It was obvious said Mundt that the Trumani administration wanted to continue the Morgenthau program He wati referring to exSecretary of the Treasury Henry Morgenthaus war time plan to reduce Germany to a farming country by destroying to manufacturing capacity Mundt also charged the administration with exporting to eastern European countries types of products which enabled Communists to terrify western Europe Bluntly Mundt said he wanted to know what steps were being taken by the State Department other than those costing the U S money all over the world rfc nTHESE were serious challenges With apparent calmness Marshall patiently set to work to answer With respect to the Morgenthao plan Marshal said General Clay in Berlin had only recently declared that he considered Germany an important part of European economy and that recovery was essential As for the rest of the world Marshall said the U S had an interest in the Far East the Mediterranean Europe and Latin America Con ditions differed in all To come in with one estimate for all at time was not practical In China the American aim was to bring about a degree of stabili zation In Greece the purpose was to make a solid selfcontained country as a bulwark Mundt was not satisfied with this brief summary of foreign He had a feeling he said that in order to work out agreement with Russia there should be rules of reciprocity He mentioned that last year 3000 Russians had been admitted to the U S The Soviet had even refused to let a group of senators inspect the U S Embassy in Moscow Mundt demanded a stiffening of policy admitted the situation was disagreeable But the U was struggling for certain freedoms Reciprocity had to be care fully weighed for its end results It is simple to break off negotia said Marshall It is hard to make them Congressman Walter Judd raised the question of the Yalta Agreement which gave 30year Manchurian port and rail rights to Russia Marshall had to admit he had no part in making the terms of that agreement though he attended the Yalta Conference as chief of staff At that time he felt it important for Russia to commit herself in Manchuria to break Jap power in China Todays difficulties over the Yalta and Potsdam Agreements the same said Marshall They were in trying to get Russian comj pliance to statements that were in themselves clear We must abide by the said Marshall We shouMj not start reconsideration If we put in the opening wedge the thing falls SOIL CONSERVATION TO GIVE DIVORCES MEETING MARCH 5TH IN SHORTER TIME CHICAGO OKA1N Cnicniro March Orain open crt stcndy to firm on the Board of todny after ycMvritnys upswing Wheat WHS unclnmired tn two cents holier corn to l higher oat 1i lo higher and any beans four cents hiih er Lard rase eight to 25 points higher PJTTSmjRCH PRODUCE PlttsliurRh March 2 Demand fntr on Ihc IiltsbujKli wholesale produce mnrkct todny nlinilt steady U S No 1 hu linskts and easlcrn crates Pn fonathiini SI 511 York Imperials Rome Hcnulics Staymanj Baldwins N Y Raldwinn 52 Cortlnnds Delicious 2 SO Pntntnos about sternly U S 1 Me KsUhriins Hi J 51 Ib sacks 15 Ih sacks Pa Russet Rurals 100 Ih sacks Katahdins 15 sacks Idaho KilRset Biirhankn 100 Ib sacks Fla Bliss Triumphs 50 Ih sirks PRODUCE Philadelphia March about anw demand relatively quiet Wholesale sates crude A 7S79c dull tin top firm underiadcH Current receipts Vic high er un inside price rante Kxtm Irr ntar hy spcls offered from new sources unite freely Wholesale prices consumer grades A extra Irp Ire 5254 mdm 19 Wholesale trades spcls extra IrR 53 S7 IrK 5254 mdm extras Irtr 51 53 mdm ntandards IS19 cur rent receipts PITTSBURGH EGG MARKET Pittshiirerh March 2 ESTKS johhinc prices In restaurants rclniltM elc Grade A A and A extra larjre 6069 A xrarle A medium crade Tt Inrife illrtyii and checks 11 trades 11 Government iraritrf and ifilled in cartons grade A larsc white 6 eriirle A iRrse brown 62 grade A medium white 5S mixid 56 PITTSBUItttH LIVESTOCK Piltshureh March Satahle rattle 1011 market steady Krr fed steers gnml to choice S2628 medium to Rondt common to medium dry fed J1722 heifers good to choice 21 medium to Rood common to medium cons Kitd to choice medium ti cood canncm and cutters hulls Rood to choice common lo mediums 5H17 Salahlc hoes 20ft market active and heavy hoes Me hlcher 1601SQ 75 18fl20fl 200 220 220250 3M 3Sn 100150 rouEhs Halahle sheep 200 ntcady choice limni medium lo Rood common lamhs wethers Salable valves 50 steady zood choice medium 50 i ciilln And commons Wool Production Drops Washington March 3 The Agiriculture Department reported today that domestic wool produc tion last year waa the smallest since 1025 The 1047 output was 000 pounds That is nine per cent production The first general meeting in Fulton County on soil conserva tion will be held in McConnells burgon Friday March 5th at oolock The meetingwill be held at the court house at p m It is a general meeting and men and women farmers and business men are urged to attend riean Jjymen Jackson of the Pennsylvania Stata College W S Hagar of the State Department of Agriculture and other promin ent speakers will be present to discuss the timely subject Philadelphia March State Supreme Court has ordered court procedures which will permit a divorce to be obtained in aa little as 45 days after June 1 Divorces at present three to six months time The rule changes were ordered under an act of legislation revis ingcivil procedures in the state They will permit divorces in 45 days in Philadelphia and Alle gheny Counties and slightly long er in other sections of the stats f IM6 FLIES Company of Pennsylvania
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