Titusville Herald, October 19, 1957

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October 19, 1957

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Titusville Herald (Newspaper) - October 19, 1957, Titusville, Pennsylvania Cool Front Western Pennsylvania Partly cloudy and quite cool with chanco of few showers north portion Satur day high 4550 north and 5055 south Mostly sunny but continued cool Sunday high 4348 north and 4855 south Temperatures on Page SEVEN CENTS Publbhed in the Birthplace of the Oil I Daily Paper in the Oil June 141865 T1TUSVDULE PA SATURDAY MORNING OCTOBER 19 1957 Over 6800 Copies Sold Daily THE DKAKE Canada Plans To Bomb Any Unidentified Subs Navy Contends Subinersibles Have Operated Off Canada in Recent Months VICTORIA BC Oct 18 Canadas navy threatened today depthbomb unidentified subma rines off Canadas west coast they do not surface immediately when ordered to do so Rear Adm H S Rayner head of the Canadian Navys Pacific Coast command said unidentified subs have been operating off the coast in recent months familiar iziag themselves with the shore line and coastal waters The navy is very much on tni alert and will act immediately if we receive any more reports o unidentified subs he said in an interview Rayners statement came afte a Vancouver newspaper the Prov ince reported today that the So viet freighter Alexander Nevsk refeuled two Russian submarines in the north Pacific less than days ago The Province said its mforma came from a reliable water front source not identified fur ther The Nevsky one of 15 Sovie freighters expected in Vancouve during the fall and winter to pick up 400000 tons of wheat left tha port Oct 7 The Province said the refueling rendezvous several days later was discovered by planes from Alas kan bases J Her the Nevskys route through the north Pacific took her through the same area where planes soon after spotted two viet submarines on the surface the article said As the aircraf approached the submarines sub merged but conversations between the two vessels wen monitored while they were unde The Province said high officials 6fthe Soviet Embassy m Ottawa visited the Nevsky whfle she was berthed at Vancouver They were identified as Alexander Lebai chev commercial attache Fedo Rumaiantson air attache and Al ex Zenichev assistant military attache U N Agrees To Debate Syria Issue UNITED NATIONS NY Oct 18 United Nations agreed tonieht to a fullscale debate on SovfetSyrian charges that Turkey and the United States are plotting to touch off war in the Middle East By a vote of 660 with a singl 82nation Assembly approved a recomrhen dation of its Steering Committee that it take up the Syrian com plaint that a threat exists to Sy rian security and also to world peace The Assembly convened within 20 minutes of the action by the Steering Committee and decided to open the debate on a conveniem date next week This will prob ably be on Tuesday The Assembly completed its procedural action and adjourned within less than half an hour Both the United States and Tur key denied the accu sations but said they had no ob jections to putting the Middle East crisis before the Assembly Ambassador Henry Cabot Lodge told the Steering Committee the United States welcomes discussion hi the United Nations and in par ticular the opportunity for a full airing of the Soviet allegations I am confident that the United Nations discussion and investiga tion will show not only the ab surdity of the charges against the United States and Turkey but will also reveal the true source of ten sion in the entire area he said Well Fancy Meeting You MIAMI BEACH Fla Oct 18 hotel desk clerk took it as routine when Mn and Mrs Don ald P Sullivan honeymooners from New York checked in But he blinked a few minutes later when another pair of young honeymooners approached the desk and also signed in as Mr and Mrs Donald P Sullivan of New York The two sets of newlyweds never met until they got here But both men are 23 both were married the same day in the same city both attended Fordham University and both couples arrived here on the same airplane bound for the same hotel Donald Parker Sullivan whose brides name Is Irene lives In the Bronx Donald Peter Sullivan who is married to Joan lives in New York City Donald Parker is an Insurance Investigator and Donald Peter a salesman Queen and Philip Spend Busy Friday in Capital Gives Baby lip Distraught actress Marie Wilson holds the baby she and husband Bob Fallon adopted last June and have given up after a court fight Baby Christine was born out of wedlock to a 21yearold music student who decided after adop tion she wanted her back Pinay Fails To Receive Assembly OK 18 National Assembly tonight rejected An toine Pinays bid to be Premier of France He had offered to serve once again with a rightist Cabinet he put together yesterday The Assemblys rejection left the 18day French political crisis more confused than ever Pinayx prepared to go immedi ately to the Elysee Palace and report his defeat to President Re ne Coty who now must find a new candidate to form the 24th post war government of France It was thought that the Presi dents nest choice might be a member of the CatholicPopular Republicans either 72 yearold exPremier Robert Schuman or Pierre Pflimlin FBIAxrests Bank Officer ALIQUIPPA Pa Oct 18 ffi 37 year old bank officer was arrested by the FBI today on charge of making a false entry involving in bank records E H Winterrowd special agent in charge of the Pittsburgh FBI office identified the defendant as Dale McFeely Rinehart of Ali quippaRD 1 assistant manager of the Ambridge office of the Mel on National Bank Trust Co Winterrowd said the false entry was made last July 18 He said he matter was brought to the FBIs attention by Mellon Bank officials Rinehart had been an employe Of the bank since March 1953 i Manages To Relax Until She Learns Newsmen Watching WGermany Yugoslavia Break Due Reaction to Tito Recognition Of E German WASHINGTON Queen Elizabeth Oct 18 XL reigned su preme over Washingtons hearts in quick little trips abouttown or at a starspangled state dinner Elizabeth and her dashing h band Prince Philip darted in and out of the White House in Pres ident Eisenhowers bubbletop lim ousine on such errands as this A visit by to the Na tional Art Gallery and the Chil drens Hospital by Philip to the National Academy of Sciences anc by both together to a Capitol Hill Luncheon a brilliant garden party for the diplomatic corps at the British Embassy and an ultrafor mal banquet as guests of Secre tary of State Dulles The royal couple startled news men who have beentrailing them on their North American visit when they both relaxed more than they ever had during the British Embassy affair Elizabeth was observed at a tea with the wives of the Common wealth ambassadors Apparently unaware she could be seen through a window she perched gaily on a sofa and chatted happily as a suburban wife at a bridge party Elisabeth was seen to clan J hands in a girlish gesture laugh until she shook Then she caughf sight of a couple of newsmen through the window Suddenly she again became the austere Queen who had opened Canadas Parliament last Monday with thi ntonarchial dignity of the Middle Ages BONN Germany1 Oct 18 Chancellor Konrad Adenauers government will break diplomatic relations with Communist Yugo slavia tomorrow diplomatic sources said tonight The Big Three Western allies were reported backing West Ger many hi the decision to retaliate in this fashion for President Titos recognition Tuesday of Redruled Another US Missile Proves Dud MISSILE TEST CENTER Cape Canaveral Fla Oct 18 ft A ballistic missile apparently mis fired as it was being prepared for launching here tonight did not leave the ground There was no Indication what the missile was but it was be lieved to be a Jupiter the Armyfs intermediate range ballistic weap on The missile was in a launching area from which the Jupiter and Redstone rockets were normally fired The area is some distance away from pads where the Navy Vanguard is set up for first stage test The customarypreparations which precede a firing were ob served and crash boats were pa trolling a danger zone at sea off the cape A firing appeared im minent when searchlights were turned on about pm and be gan probing the dark skies About pm the visible por ion of the missile glowed bright ly causing several spectators to yell it goes Seconds lat r a jdpud of smoke was seen ris ing around the missile and then drifjed away The light died out shortly afterward Veteran observers here said It appeared to be a misfire causing a flameout Coachs Dad Dies MEYERSDALE Pa Oct 18 UP J Engle 81 of Salisbury a father of Penn State Football Coach Charles Rip Engle died ast night at Meyersdale Com munity Hospital after a brief ill ness Todd Denies He Made Profit on Big Party NEW YORK Oct 18 man Mike Todds big Madison Square Garden party left him with a big headache today Just remind me not to do this every week he remarked wryly Todd figured it cost him about 100000 out of pocket to enter tain 8000 chums last night Since an estimated came in for television rights to the show that vould bring the cost to something around There were advance reports tiat Todd might even show a prof t on the soire but he said after vards AH I can say is anybody wants o pick up the check for It Ill c glad to have them do it The show was a hodgepodge of oise and color intended to mark the first anniversary of Todds novie Around the World In 80 We had a few unforeseen dif Icultles he admitted afterward Chief of these he said today were avaricious waiters who told the champagne they were sup posed to give away to guests That couldnt be controlled Todd declared We couldnt help ourselves He also said that some distribu tors and manufacturers contribu ted merchandise to the party but were piqued by what they con sidered insufficient recognition of their products during the TV show Todd said he has notified his business office to pay cash to the value of the gifts to anyone who feels he didnt receive proper recognition for his contributions There were reports also of largescale theft of merchandise intended as eventual prizes for the guests Most of these reports were exaggerated Todd said but some small portable luggage for disap pear Todd played host today to about 100 newspaper reporters on a thrRChour boat ride around the harbor On the whole he steered clear of on party East Germany Yugoslav Ambassador Dusan D Kveder has been asked to present tiimself at the Bonn Foreign Of fice at 11 am tomorrow to hear the governments decision The West German charge daf faires inBelgrade will call at the Yugoslav Foreign Office at the same time the sources said to announce the severance The sharp reaction stems from Yugoslavias blow at the Wests position on the German reunifica tion issue The Adenauer government and its Western partners contend the Communist chiefs many headed by of East Premier Ger Otto Grotewohl do not representthe 18million East Germans because iiey have never been subject to a ree vote holds they are held in power only by Soviet bay onets and seeks an internationally supervised election to reunify the country Adenauer leader of the 52mil lion West Germans threatened long ago to treat as an unfriendly act any recognition of East Ger many by nations outside the So viet bloc The Yugoslavs who claim an independent brand of communism have been the first to do so Over recent years they have developed heavy trade with the West Ger mans apparenUv profitable to Bbth sides The Adenauer government con sulted the United States Britain and Fjance their sympathetic support Wife Sues Rep Walter For Support WASHINGTON Oct 18 Mrs Francis E Walter filed a nonsupport suit today against her husband chairman of the House tommittee on UnAmerican Ac tivities She complained in her petition x District of Columbia Municipal Court that the Democratic con gressman from Pennsylvania has ordered her out of the former family home in Eastori Pa de clines to maintain a marital home elsewhere and refuses to support her in accordance with her needs or his means Mrs Walter saying she is in leed of medical treatment and lospitalization food clothing and shelter oh a regular basis asked or a reasonable support award She estimated Walters income atover a year including hispay and expend a con gressman and his salary as a vice president of a Philadelphia bank The petition says two children were born of the marriage one of whom died lastyear Walter gave a Washington address She said she has pleaded with iValter to be and remain a faitfa ul and dutiful husband and fa ther but he refuses to respond She said Walter refuses to allow ier in his office talkto her on he telephone acknowledge her correspondence or disclosure of his whereabouts to her Walter issued a statement later n which he said he was very much surprised by the suit The tatement released by his secre tary Ruth Miskell quoted Walter as saying that he had been pro iding support and other expenses aside from an agreement they Mr and MrsWalter had made many years ago Miss Miskell declined to elabor te in any tatement way regarding the Pittsburgh Erie Road Assured Will Be Part Of Federal Highway System WASHINGTON Oct 18 US Secretary of Commerce Weeks an nounced today that proposed superhighway to link Pittsburgh and Erie has been approved part of the Federal interstate high way system Earlier Sen Edward Martin RPa had announced that the 102mile highway would be ap proved by the U S Bureau of Roads Martin said in a statement he ras happy to make the announce ment adding We have been working for this for a long long time I am toping that the highway from Pittsburgh south to West Virginia may be arranged later for addi tion to the federal interstate sys tem Planned to roughly parallel the present Route 19 the proposed limited access highway would be financed 90 percent by the federal government as part of the federal system The state would pay the remainder As part of the interstate network the highway alsowould be toll free Western Pennsylvania civic government industrial and other leaders have been advocating con struction of the highway to realize the full potential of the area and to meet growing traffic needs of an expanding economy The fourlane road has been en visioned as a link for Pittsburgh and other Pennsylvania cities with the St Lawrence Seaway via Erie and the Great Lakes Connecting with the Pennsylva nia Turnpike the proposed Key stone Shortway and the Erie Throughway the highway could funnel traffic to other major areas in the Commonwealth and to out ofrstate This is wonderful news said Robert S Bates of Meadville Pi This seems to the goal of our organization Bates copublisher of the Mead ville Tribune is chairman of the recently organized PittsburghErie Freeway Assn Civic representa tives of several northwestern coun ties formed the organization to press for construction of a limited access fourlane highway between Pittsburgh and Erie Informed of todays develop ments at his Meadville home Bates added Indeed this announcement is good news Quite by coincidence our association iad arranged an exploratory meeting at Harris burg next Monday with the new state highways secretary Lewis VI Stevens to discuss the pro xsed Pittsburgh to Erie road5 Bates will be accompanied at he Harrisburg meeting by G A Harshman cochairman of the ittsburghErie Freeway Assn Harshman is editor of the Sharon Herald Balloonists Make Landing CROSBYMinn Oct 18 GB Two Navy balloonists rode a wind blown gondola nearly 16 miles above the earth today and landed without injury in a field near Her mansville Mich The flight launched this northern Minnesota town was de signed to answer some of the mysteries of cosmic rays and oth er high altitude phenomena Cmdr Malcolm D Ross 38 and Morton L Lewis 4A veterans of a near disastrous balloon flight last November floated at 84000 feet across northern Minnesota Wisconsin and Michigan They began their descent at prhand touched ground at pm four miles eist of Her mansyffle in upper Michigan Of fice of Naval Research spokesmen in Minneapolis said both men and the gondola were in good condi tion Tracking crews which had followed the balloon moved in to check the pilots physical condi Russia Has Influenza Wave Too WASHINGTON Oct 18 I Jnited States officials are getting ncreasing evidence that Russia las been hit by an influenza epi lemic Soviet censorship appar ntly has made it difficult to re xrt the full story from Moscow i dispatch from there Tuesday Ight did however quote the So let press as saying 500 doctors nd an unspecified number of medical students had been re ruited to handle Asian flu vlc 1ms In Moscow hospitals The Moscow dispatch said the iress reports refrained from glv ng any figures on the number of ases but that reports from Lenin ad indicated flu was widespread M well tion and recover equipment Ike May Propose Pool Of Scientific Acumen Of Western Nations Soviet Scientist Now Talks Of Putting Station on Moon WASHINGTON Oct is Russia hinted today two weeks after its successful launching of toe first earth satellite thatit hopes to have a lunar physical station on the moon shortly U S scientists said this is def initely within the realm of present possibility U S scientists called for more visual observations of the satel lite while one of them said he was shocked at the complacent attitude he said he recently en countered in the Midwest con cerning Russias satellite launch ing feat A statement that Bussia may soon have station on the moon came from Aleksandr Aleksan drov rector of Leningrad Univer sity His comment was made in a statement to the Soviet govern ment newspaper Izvestia which was broadcast from Moscow No details of the proposed moon station were given Presumably it would be some sort of an auto matic unmanned station Commenting on the Russian plan Dr J Allen Hynek associate director of the Smithsonian Astro physical Observatory at Cam bridge Mass said the problem of reaching the moon would not be much more difficult than that of launching a satellite It is very definitely in the realm of present possibility he said adding that a satellite would have to be launched into space at seven miles a second to reach the moon compared with five miles a second to orbit around the world The problem he said would be in the controls to aim the satel lite at the moon and enable it to land there isithout destroying it self There has been considerable speculation the Russians might at tempt a moon rocket Nov 1 to mark the 40th anniversary of the Bolshevik Revolution It was Dr Hynek who said he was shocked at complacency in the Midwest The complacency he said upon returning to Cambridge Continued on Page Eight V S Weapons Man Doubts Russian Claims of ICBM Sees US Beaten By USSR Only In Propaganda NEWYORK Oct 18 Defense DepartmentsVtop weap officeilvdifiputed tpnightthe Russian claims for nerital ballistic missile Hesaid the Moscow report of a of an ICBM may actuallyhave been based on an errant that r failed to make its orbit when launched late in August This suggestion was advanced by Vice Adm director of the John H Sides Defense Depart ments weapons system evaluation group Sides also saidit was certain that the tremendous effort which went into the development and launching of Sputnik was at the expense of the Soviet ICBM pro gram The admiral declaredthat win ning the race for development of ongrange weapons systems Is more important than he and asserted ils confidence that weshall win The admiral had sharp words or those who be said seem to hink that since the Russians lave beaten us getting a satellite into orbit we may as well roll over and play dead How foolish can we get he ssked in asserting that we must notbe deluded Into thinking that propulsion plant equals an ICBM Russians lave developed a very good rocket pwer plant to throw the first satellite into space Sides said that placing a satel lite in orbit requires only the grossest kind of accuracy com pared to that requiredfor an ef Cectlve longrange missile Speaking as the head of the group which evaluates the com parative worth of the new weapons programs for the Defense Depart ment the admiral said I do not believe the Russians have actually outdistanced us in any important matter except that they are doing well in psychologi cal warfare Fumes Kill Three PITTSBURGH Oct 18 ion monoxide poisoning which killed a 37yearold man yesterday claimed the lives of his 24year old Wife and 3yearold daughter today The victims were Romaine the wife Louise and their daugh itene First Envoy A none other than the Malay Federations first am bassador to the U S Dr Ismail Bin Date Abdual Rahamn at White House door And colorfully Respiratory Ailment Toll 25 in State By The Associated Press The death toll from respiratory ailments including Asian flu climbed to at least 25 in Pennsyl vania on Friday with the Lehigh Valler the hardest hit Nine persons died in the Lehigh area within the past eight days and doctors attributed all the deaths to fluconnected respiratory diseases In addition seven per sons including six young patients died at Pennhurst State School for Mentally Retarded Children in ihester County The Pittsburgh area counted six deaths Single deaths were reported near Towan da and Lebanon and in Delaware tounty To Push Efforts To Win Clear Superiority Over Russia In Research WASHINGTON Oct 18 OB President Eisenhower plans to propose to British Prime Minister Macmillan next week poolingthe scientific resources of the Western Allies He willdo this in deter mined effort to win clear superior ty over Russia in all phases of weapons development and peace ul research This was learned on excellent authority today after Eisenhower lad publicly expressed confidence that the free worlds assets are so much greater than those of our potential enemy that com parison is ridiculous The trouble is said the Presi dent in a toast to Queen Elizabeth at a state dinner last night that We are too much separated by things that concern us locally But we have the power he said The only thing to do is to put it together The EisenhowerMacmillan con ference will begin Wednesday and continue through Friday It seems certain that the conference will end with a declaration in favor at pooling scientific brainpower It also appears certain that the conference will be followed by oth er highlevel talks with members of the 15nation North Atlantic Treaty Organization on aow to new machinery to accomplish purpose NATO Council Possible One speculation is that Eisen hower and Macmillan may consid er the possibility of creating a NATO council of scientists Secretary of State Dulles and British Foreign Secretary Selwyn Lloyd met for about 90 minutes today to work out plans for the Elsenhower Macmillan talks in which they will also participate Lloyd disclosed the nature of the meeting but declined to giveany detail The Presidents callfor harness ing Western resources on a much broader stale through NATO clearly constitutes part of the American governments long range answer to Soviet clairnsVof successfully testing an intercon tinental missile andin launching the first earth satellite These two events in combina tion with the promotion given them by Soviet propaganda dealt i blow to US prestige abroad and irought criticism of the effective ness of USleadership In Western European countries the criticism has taken the spe cific form that the Eisenhower ad ministration has not sufficiently oordinated American pioneering In science and technology for botb war and peace with Allied cqun ries HeresModern Version of Mama Goose TURKEY CALM AND CONFIDENT In Face of Impending Crisis By WEBB MCKTVLEY ISTANBUL Oct 18 Turkey facing her gravest foreign crisis in a decade but the tough Turks are not jittery They are even won dering Why all the excitement Western observers have been im pressed by Turkeys calmness confidence as the SovietSyrian jarrage of charges has boomed n Politicians campaigning for the national elections Oct 27 have ig nored the threats in their speeches Newspapers have seated the crisis as interesting ut not really worldshaking news People talk about It rarely A man on a he ap peared told About Secretary of State Dulles warning that America would attack Russia if Russia attacked Turkey Huh he said but what does the paper say about the elec tions To date the Syrian crisis has not been made even a minor cam paign issue All this does not mean the Turk ish government is passing off the Soviet and Syrian threats and com plaints lightly Heavy troop reinforcements have been sent into positions along the 450mile TurkishSyrian border for what the Turks insist are purely defensive purposes Prime Minister Adnan Menderes has accused Syria of an arms depot for possible aggres sion He has said the Russians are using Syrian complaints as a screen for their own aggressive aims Turkey also is known to have told American troubleshooter Loy Henderson of serious concern over being put in a squeeze between the Soviet Union and leftist Syria The Turks however are be lieved to view Soviet threats as one more gambit In the cold war one more move to win the Arab world and isolate Turkey They have no faith In any Rus sian profession of good intentions But they do not believe a shooting Continued OB Eiffel ST PETERSBURG Fla Oct 8 St Petersburg Inde pendent staffers have rewritten Mother Goose rhymes to keep tep with todays satellite develop ments Here are some of the verses of Mani OMara and Dell Miller Hey Uncle Satn come sound your beep the Reds inthe heav with little Sputnik Where were you when it firstwent peep under the cyclotron fast asleep High diddle diddle the Russians dont fiddle they sent up a satel lite moon The whole world gasped to see such a sight and the experts went into a swoon Twinkle twinkle little Sput up stairs by the Russkles put rocket too but not so high like a junk pile in the sky Sputnik gobeepis never asleep abovethe world so high yet its not alone with rocket and cone dragging along behind It Ivan had a little moon Its case was white as snow and eveVy where that Ivan went the moon was sure to flow Bye ababy Sputnik papas gone to plot a proper orbit ring to put his baby Sputnik in She Could Not Return Ticket NEW BRITAIN Conn Oct II got a check from a local woman today in payment for her parking violation but not the customary accompanying pink ticket Tm very sorry she wrote My baby ate it Means Associated PrtM ;