Abilene Reporter News, November 28, 1954

Abilene Reporter News

November 28, 1954

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Abilene Reporter-News, The (Newspaper) - November 28, 1954, Abilene, Texas I-HA- Tech 61 H-SU 21 ICU 19 Houston 20 Baylor 23 Tech, 7 Georgia 14 Miss. St. 27 Army 47 N. Carolina 14 14 Tuiane 13 Abilene Reporter "WITHOUT OR WITH OFFENSE TO FRIENDS OR FOES WE SKETCH YOUR WORLD EXACTLY AS IT SUNDAY ,VOL. LXXIV, NO. 162 Associated Press (AP> AB1LKNE, TEXAS, SUNDAY MORNING, NOVEMBER 28, PAGES IN SIX SECTIONS PRICE DAILY 5c, SUNDAY IOC Two German Sectors Hold Voting Today FRANWUHT. Germany, Nov. 27 up-Nine million voters in Iwo big German slates choose new parliaments tomorrow in an election which could prob- ably won't break Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's tight hold on the federal government. In Bavaria, eligible vot- ers name 204 Parliament members and in Hesse, voters se- lect 96. First Since 1950 It is the first parliamentary elec- tion in each state since 1930, when the Socialists captured control of Hesse, and a coalition Christian Social Union-Socialist government emerged in Bavaria. Campaigning has been I'iolenl and vindictive, and are the first state elections in postwar Germany where national leaders havc'taken such a conspicuous part. Chan- cellor Adenauer, 78..sought vindi- cation o! his policies and stumped bo'.h states vigorously. Opposition Socialist leader Erich Ollenhauer was jusl as active. Tuo Big Issues Beside a multitude of domestic issues plaguing both parlies, two big factors are the pivotal points of the voting: 1. West German rearmament. 1. The Paris agreement "Euro- Hie Saar" under tempor- ary French control. Rearmament is the bigger ques. tion. There has been sharp, out- spoken opposition. West German Defense Minister Tehodor Blank was attacked and beaten by a Bavarian crowd when he attempt ed to campaign on the rearm a ment issue. The resentment against rearms menl isn't all Communist-inspired There are young G-ermans whi regard as odious, the prospect o becoming soldiers again. The Com munists have tried to fan (he fires against rearmarnant, and they have had some unwitting fuel in these young men. Red China Blockade Proposed by Senator RED CHINESE BROADCAST Kefauver Backers Seek 10 Million Presidential Draft CHATTANOOGA, Tenn., Nov. 2 drive lo obtain 10 millioi signatures boosting Sen. Kefauve (D-Tenn) for president will star in January. group of his sup porters announced today. Barney Hasden, president of lh> Chattanooga "Youth Organizatio for said pelilions wil be sent to each slate urging lha people sign them in an effort t get Kefauver to seek the Demo cratie presidential nomination I WX. Moran Boy Hunier' Condition Criticai Danny Stephens, 10. son of M and Mrs. George Stephens. Bloc farmers of near Moran, was ace dentally shot Wednesday whi! hunting. He was taken to Hendrick M morial Hospital, where he remai ed in critical condition Saturda night. The youth was shot through right lung when he reached [to horseback lo pick up a .22 rif leaning against a post. U. S. Fliers Shot Down Over Manchurian Area HOMECOMING QUEEV PAL riding to gridiron coronation H-SU EXES FEAST Queen's Crowning Climaxes Reunion TOKYO. Sunday, Nov. 28 Red China news commentator said last night that U.S. fliers among the 13 Americans sentenced as "spies" recently were shot down over two provinces of Manchuria and therefore could rot be consid- ered as Korean War prisoners. Kiang Nan. commentator for llsinhua IN'ew China News) quoted in the Peiping broadcast. "ft is not easy, however, for the warmongers of the U.S. to deny their criminal dispatch of spies into the broadcast said. "They now allege (hat these two oups of US. spies were merely .soneri of war captured during e Korea War. These spies, they aim. should be repatriated ac- rding to the Korean armistice reement. 'But fhc plane (B29) in which John Knox Arnold (of Silver ring. Md.) was shot down was er Liaoning Province inside Chi- apd the plane IB29) in ohn Thomas Downey (of New ritain, Conn.) and Richard eorge Fecteau (of tynn, Mass. Pal Schwartz, Hardin-Simmons University senior from Meadow, ivas crowned homecoming queen during half tune activities at the !i-SU Texas Tech game Satur- day afternoon. She is a cheer lead- er. Afterwards the ex-students, who ad watched their alma mater's :cam take a terrific shellacking from the Red Raiders, met in the college dining room for a barbe- cue supper. Kenneth Hill, who hcd charge of ticket sales, said that some persons were fed, and approxi- mately 100 other people stopped in the dining hall "just lo visit." After the barbecue, the A Cap- pell a Choir and exes of that group met in Mary Frances Hal! for a visitation period too. Hill said. Sliaw Heads Exes New officers of the ex-sludents association include Guy Shaw. Abi- lene attorney, who was chosen president of the organization; Charles Mclaughlin of Fort Worth, Mary Lou O'Rear of Abilene, Fel ton Jones of San Angelo and Gladys Paradowski of Houston, vice presi- dents; Mrs. Claude McAden o! Abilene, secretary, and Strauss At- kinds of Canyon, chaplain. They will assume their duties next June. Earlier in the day, H-SU trustees met to hear Dr. Evan Allard Heiff president of the college, give hi; annual report, and to re-elect their officers. Board of trustee officers are W. Wright, president: 0. D. Dilling- lam and Raymond Foy, vice pres- idents, and John H. Alvis, secre- ary. Growth Problems Cited Rciff, in his report, said that American higher education is now onfronted with a number of Iran sitional factors, and that H-SU is no exception. In fact, he pointed out, church and church sponsored col eges are particularly affected. These factors, he said, include a re-estimate of the function of the church sponsored college, the weparalion which must be made for increased enrollment, and the continuing adjustment to economii factors which affect the resource of the schools. 'Clear advances were shown b: H-SU in the past year." the presi dent continued. "These include th present program of dormitory de vetopmenf, establishment of a new mode of business operation, an advancement of the academic pro gram." School Receives Bounty HOUSTON, endowment has been presented Baylor University College of cine by Lamar Fleming Jr., co lege officials said today. Goodfellows: Pleas Already Coming in for Yuletide Aid Already they're coming. The requests for help and a lit- tle cheer for Christmas. "Dear Mr. r.oodfcllow..." "Dear Friends To answer them, the Goodfellows will have to have 56.675 this year. So far. only has been donated. "I am a poor widow. 63 years old 1 hope you will remember me to send me some groceries, and 1 will thank you so much The Goodfellows hope (o spend on food this year for the families they will send food for Christmas. They need another H.- 2W for clothing and S1.Z50 for toys The toy store will be open from Dec. 16 until Dec. 22 this year at 377 Walnut St.. so that parents may come in and. pick out Iheir chil- dren's gifts- Xot all of the loys will be rew by any means, bul they will all be good. That's another way in whicl contribute lo the Good WIOKS by donaling good hu used loys lo be freshened up bj Jocal firemen. U. S. Reservists in rmy and Air Force recruiters] pick up bys all over lown 'uesday and Wednesday. The biggest need right now is wney. No solicitaiion is made for the Goodfellows. They are a commu- ity-wide charity, and all gifts are trictly volimlary. Checks should be made oul to Goodfellows and senl lo The Re- porter-News. Abilene. Your money will go a long way. ;t will mean more than you could ever lo little fellows like his: "1 want to know if you could Jve some toys for me and for my hrcc brothers and my sister years. fore rising tides closed over U last night. Ships slpod by with oxygen torches ready to cut jnlo the later today if the winds abate, but the weatherman gales. forecast more KILLED ANOTHER YOUTH Teachers Will follow Texas Policies FORT WORTH, Nov. 17 uv-Tex- as State Teachers Assn. today end- ed its 76lh annual convention with the meeting of the House of gales. Attendance was estimated at In one of the 23 resolutions passed today.' delegates pledged "to co- operate fully with the State Board f Education and the Texas Edu- ation Agency in the carrying out such decisions that may be made y the constituted authorities of he state concerning segregation in ublie schools." Delegates also approved a res- lution calling for continuing effort n building effective teacher re- ruitment in the state. ought to he willing to join a blockade. But if they arc not, he said, in no event should these Allies he given any veto over American ac- tion. "If the Communists don't re- spond to our note and continue to liold our uniformed men in prison in direct violation of the Korean truce, with or without the supporl of the United Nations we would be justified in clamping a tighl blockade on Knowland asserted. Should Serve "We should serve notice on them that no vessel get in or ou of China until these Americans are released. I believe we con maie it so expensive lo them that our men will be released. "We have Ihe power to do this and the moral obligation to uo it Those associated with us In the free worjd should cooperate but don't think we should give them a veto on our actions." The United States has trans- mitted through Ihe British Foreign Office a ncie ranched in the stiff- esl terms. U accused the Chinese Heds o( violating international law, the Korean armistice and "elementary precepts of justice and humanity" in imprisoning fli- ers and two men listed ES civilian employes of the U.S. Army. The 13 were captured durng the Ko- rean War. Following up its.note, Won't Talk On Scandal ROME, N'ov. 27 Ifl-Mrs. Lilians Sotgiu came out of hiding and called on the public prosecutor to- day in connection with a sex scandal involving her husband, Communist lawyer Giuseppe Sot- giu. informed Prosecutor Giovan- ni Mlrabile thai as Ihe wife of the accused she would not say a word. The 50-year-old husband, 'who few monihs ago was a leading critic of public morals, is charged by police with "contributing to the corruption of minors." Mirabile has ordered him to appear fof' questioning along with five young women. Boy, 14, Enters Pen For 9-10 Year Stay "My father pay rent and b ood and we are 10 in all the fam y. Well. Ihanks. Vour friend. OPERATION GOODFELLOWS SANTA FE, N.M., Nov. 27 17.- As a rule, children can'l visit the Mexico Stale Penilenliary, bul there's a child behind the walls tow who mav not get out until he's a man. The heavy gales clanged shut Ihe other day behind Eulalio Salgado Jr. of Carlsbad, just after his Hth birthday, and prison authorities be- lieve he is Ihe youngest prisoner they've ever bad. "He's going lo be a real problem to Warden Morris Abram says. Young Salgado is awaiting ap- peal to the Stale Supreme Court froTn a 9-10 year voluntary man- slaughter sentence for the fatal abbing of a 17-year-old Arlesla oulh during a gang fighf. The boy will be by himself for ie customary quarantine period in le nexl Iwo weeks or so. Officials aven't decided what to do with m after that. "He will probably have lo be in cell by himself or in a two man ell with some reliable person.' eputy Warden Andrew Warming ays. "Our plans for him are stil ndetinitc. though. We'll have lo that out." "In he compares with Ihe (her fellows." says "s going to be something for us to n-alch after him." Used Toy Pick-up To Start Tuesday Tuesday and Wednesday will be the days for Operation Goodfeilows on the part of U. S. Marine Re- servists and Army and Air Force recruiters. They will cover the town In two trucks lo pick up toys for the Goodlcliows' Chrblmas .-tore. The trucks will visit the north side o! town Tuesday and the south side Wednesday. Capl. H. C. Schry- ver. instructor inspector at the USMCR unit here. said. They want chiefly wheel toys- tricycles, scooters, doll buggies, wagons, and the like but wil' also collect usable smaller toyi. Emphasis is 'usable." Capl. on Ihe word Schryver said However, loys which may be re- ed and spare parts like wheel rrom worn out toys which migh be used in repairing ethers an welcome. The toys will be taken to th Central Fire Station at Nort Fo-aTth and Cedar Sts. They wi' be sorted Ihere and delivered t the branch stations around town where firemen will repair ar psinl them. Last year, reservists estimate that they piclsed up toys o tf! TOV, Vtlt 4-A, Col. 4 THE WEATHER V. S. DLPARTMF.YT OF COMMERCE RCRFJV AP.H.KNK AND VICIXTTY Car.llo- Air wi'h no rfiasEes w tempt ttares and Mfl-day. Kizti 70 desrers. lev Bieht <0. Monday 6j. NORTH CKNTRAL AND WEST TEX.4 and enl-Icr ard Sc: ay fAir and AXD SOVTll CENTRAL TEXAS Pj.rtb' tlo-dy. icatlered sfcowfrs in 'art south portion IQiT.iac Cfloler San. fjir and coldFT S-rday ard MOTldAJ. TEMFERATl KE5 DUSTY TODAY Clear Day Awaits Sanla the administration was reported lo be pressing Ihe campaign for re- lease of the 13 hy rallying free world opinion against the lied "outrage." Administration Silent But Ihere was no indication thai administration officials were con- sidering any blockade action Knowland gave no sign thai they were bul he indicaled his belief that some action might be forth- coming by hinting he might ask the Senate to reman in session beyond a vote on its pending busi- See BLOCKADE, Page Z-A, J Mrs, Hunier Stiles, 1898 Abilene Bride, Dies at Dallas Home DALLAS, Nov. 27 m-Mrs. Hunt- er A. Stiles, 84, who was reared on a ranch between Abilene and Al- bany and was known for her fine rifle snooting, died today at the home of her son. Dr. Wendell A. Stiles'. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. .Monday in the Highland Park Presbyterian Church. She also directed and produced several amateur plays in early-day Abilene. She was a graduate ol the Cincinnati Conservatory of Mu- sic. In 1893 she was married to Dr. Hunter A. Stiles in Abilene. Her husband practiced medicine ia Waco nearly 50 years. Upon hii depth in 1933, Mrs. Stiles moved Dallas to live with her son. Set PARADE STORY on Pg. t-B Abilene may get some wind and dust Sunday, but conditions will clear and weather will be just slightly cooler for the arrival of Sanla Glaus here Monday night. The beginning of a dry cool front was kicking-up dust in the Pan- handle Saturday and dropping temperatures slightly. U was due to arrive in Abilene between 2 and 4 a.m. Sunday and move through the whole state by night- fall. At Lubbock. visibility was cut lo three miles by dust Saturday noon. Childress reported strong winds with gusls tip to 39 miles an hour. A forecaster at the Weather Bu- reau here said the strong winds and gusls of about 39 miles an hour would continue through Abi- lene. Visibility here is likely to be restricted some, but will probably not go below three miles at any time. A high temperature of 70 de-, grecs is expected Sunday, with a! 65-degree high due Monday. Low Sundav nighl will be 40. 10.. Hicb atd Inw temperalcrw for 21 bnars ended at pm.: G9 32. and fev tfmperttorrs sane date last year: 63 and 37. Sur.iet lail pin. Semite to. day am Saftsct lonlsM p.m. Baroir.elcr readffiS M p.m. 77.64. Felalht it p.m. 25 per SHOPPING DAYS TO CHRISTMAS HISS LEAVES Hiss, former State De- partment official, walks away front the federal peniten- tiary at Lewisburg, Pa., with his wife after his release. He served three and one-half years of a five year term im- posed after he was convicted of perjury. Hiss, out on pa- role, is followed by an unidentified attorney. (See Story Page 3-A) ;