Abilene Reporter News, March 23, 1962

Abilene Reporter News

March 23, 1962

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Abilene Reporter-News, The (Newspaper) - March 23, 1962, Abilene, Texas OR WITH OFFEtMSE TO FRIENDS OR FOES WE.SKETCH EXACTLY AS IT NO. ABILENE, TEXAS, FRIDAY EVENING, MARCH TWENTY-SIX PAGES IN TW0 SECTIONS Rusk A Of New SEARCHING South Vietnamese troops file through tail swordgrass.during an operation against Viet Cong rebels in a March 17 move after being airlifted into the area by U1S. Army helicopters. American-trained Rangers are now being sent on a patrol. Related 'story on Pg. 8-A. (AP Wircphoto) Requests BUENOS AIRES, Argcnlinajmilitary Arturo Frondizi meel- called lot help today from Gen. Pedro Aramburu lo thwart forces threatening his four-year regime. Aramburu headed a provisional military coup that would deposeiHouse in an early morning me Frondizi. But there was no wordjjng al first described as dccisi of any troubles. decisive. 'The 90-minute conference broke Hector Gomez Machado, Fran- up at a.m. with no announce. dizi's majority leader In congress, !ment. said the events of the clay leaked out that irate navj was ousted as dictator in 1955. Frondizi's call for Aramburu to serve as n mediator came as the president appeared caught in a crossfire. Military pressures were report- ed mounting for Frondizi's resig- nation. Peronista unions hit the nation with n 24-hour proleslj strike. The Peronisla strike faltered inl Buenos Aires toil in Ihc industrial1 outskirts, It was reported effec- tive. Buses, trains and other forms of transportation buzzed as usual In and around the capital. Resi- dents got Iheir morning milk and newspaper deliveries nil lime. Store clerks showed up for work and downtown business functioned. From Rosario, usually a pro- Pcronist stronghold, official re- ports said the strike there was only partial. But nothing had been heard from restless Cordoba, the vast interior industrial complex with U.S. aiilo factories. Officials had said they cxpecled lhe walk- out to be effective there. Peronist strength, on Ihc basis of these fragmentary reports, seemed centered in the industrial towns around Buenos Aires. Pa- ron had built his power there be- fore his ouster in There still were signs of ten- sion in official quarters, nnd [ears that strike violence may set off a fare to alter the tranquility of the force chiefs, who The three armed service sec had stood for retaining Frondizi tary commanders at Government Associated Press French Planes Strafe Defiant Labor Suburb ALGIERS (API-French mili- ary planes strafed the defiant worker suburb of Bab El Oued oday and authorities reported heavy street fighling continues in he area. Four U.S.-made TO training planes sprayed bullets into large apartment buildings from which men with Secret Army Organiza- ion armbands fired bullets and ossed grenades on French ground roops below them. Officials reported at least 10 sol- :liers and 30 civilians wounded in .he street fighting. A French headquarters spokes- man said heavy fighting continues n Bab El Oiled, where Eu- ropean workers make their homes. The entire area is encircled by roops and entrances and exits lave been barred by barbed wire. Civilian authorities described the developing situation in Bab El Oued as extremely alarming. They said they feared the spread c[ generalized fighting into other European sections of Algiers n response lo the secret army's call to oppose Algerian independ- ence. Armored cars and halftracks were in position around Bab El Oued. Fighting flared up this morning with attacks by European gunmen on three French army patrols. By miBa'fternoon gunfire-had spread lo all streets ringing Bab El Oued. Europeans look lo windows and roofs to pour fire on troop patrols. Itfany of them wore French army uniforms black armbands bearing the French initials of the secret army. Their weapons included heavy mortars, machineguns, bazookas and recoillcss rifles stolen from French military depots. The appearance of planes was a clear indication of a stiffening at- titude by troops and riot forces against secret army followers who arc determined to keep Algeria French. Secret army units had attacked French troops earlier and at least eight soldiers were reported killed and a score wounded. As the day wore on, residents of Bab El Oued stood on balconies and threw grenades at the French troops. The French army brought up two armored cars and fired at the balconies. President Flies to California WASHINGTON (API-President Kennedy heads today for Califor- nia to make a speech, receive an honorary degree and resl in the ROBERT K. WEBSTER AND FAMILY TN before 1050 defection to Soviet Union Man Who Renounced U. S. For Love Wonts to Return CLEVELAND, Ohio (AP) -A Cleveland falher of two vlsilctl Moscow in on a business trip, fell In love with a Russian-'girl snd renounced his American cit- izenship. The romance apparently lias waned and now the plastics engi- neer reportedly wants to come home. He did nol marry the girl. The Cleveland Plhin Dealer said it learned Thursday night in Wash- ington thnl Robert E. Webster, 33, has been granted a Soviet pass- port for foreigners nnd an exit visa. His application Is now; under fa voraWe consideration by the State Dcpai Imenl, the slory satd, Web- Bier's right to re-enter Ills nallve country will be Kovcrncri by lhe laws anil quotas of all immi grants, it quoted officials ns sny< Webster went lo Moscow to help set up and demonstrate plastics made by his firm, Ihe Hand De- velopment Corp., at (he U.S. (air exhibit. When he slaycd (here, his wife, Martha, 30, and two children, Mi- chael, 10, and Ann, 8, left their Cleveland home and relumed to Zclionoplo, Pa., where she and Wcbs.ter .grew, up, Mrs. Webster was granted a di vorco last Sept. 14 on grounds of ImllBnilles to the person. Webster once told a Rand offi- cial he switched to Soviet citizen- ship for Ideological reasons. Later, however, he told his parents In a Idler had mot a wonderful girl nml wniltcd to marry her. girl friend was described as a Moscow dining room hostess. Wcbstcv'.i letters and cards In about returning lo his native land. His falher, Charles E. Webster, reached by the Plain Dealer in Zelienople, said: "We've been cor- responding with him. We knew he wanted lo come hack. But we don'l know why. We're glad lie's coming home. Thai's all. The de tails are personal." Mrs. Webster's father, Milton Ourrell, told a Plain Dealer re- porter in a telephone Interview from his Zelienople home: don'l think sire would be interested in it, one way or the other. She had so much trouble when Ihis first happened, I wouldn't want her Ixillicrcd now." Doth families refused lo say where Mrs. Webster now lives. Shortly after returning to Zcllcn ople, she worked a beautician and later as a proofreader for the lesert resort area of Palm prings. He also will lour Vandenberg Air Force Base and there's a pos- sibility he'll see an Atlas missile ired. There's a likelihood that while n the Palm Springs area Kennedy vill have a meeting wilh his ircdecessor, Gen. Dwight D. F.i senhower. The President's brother, AUy Gen. Robert F. Kennedy, will ac company him on the flight (o Cal fornia. The attorney general ha? a date Saturday lo attend a stale conference on crime prevention in Los Angeles. lOfiu indicated he was lliirklng'town's newspaper. lans Gromyko Blames U. S, for Collapse GENEVA (AP) _ Secretary of Slate Dean Rusk accused the So- viet Union today of Mocking a nuclear lest ban treaty while pre- sumably planning a new scries cf atomic weapon explosions. Soviet Foreign Minister Andrei A. Gromyko sharply denied the [charge and blamed the United Slates for the failure to reach agreement on a test ban. The clash came in the 17-nation disarmament conference when (lie Rusk said, "unless it be that the U.S.S.R. has decided that it is still overwhelmingly important for it to be free to continue its nuclear weapon tests. It may be that the U.S.S.Ii. feels a military need for a new test series." Foreign ministers of smaller na- tions, who have been trying lo move the big powers toward dis- armament measures, expressed sharp disappointment at the fail- ure of the nuclear test talks. United States, Britain and the So-l -Mahmoud Fawzi' of (he United viet Union reported collapse of j Arab Republic and Francisco San their efforts to .start new ncgotia-iThinso Uantas of Brazil ham- lions on a test ban treaty. jmered on (he need for the Big Gromyko said the United continue talks, is lo blame for (he failure because! foreign Secretary Howard C, it has scheduled a new series of Grepn Canada made two pro- atmospheric nuclear tests fo1' octlon' lle callcd a 'full !7-nation meeting lo consider does nol want a lest prohibition. eight smaller, middle-croup na- Pr" lmleSS SUCh to ioin them in renewed IMttnholo) PEGGY McINTOSH LOVES HORSES nparlmcnts needed dirV'7, ConY" Save NY Armory I treaty is signed. j British Foreign Secretary f.ordl Home said the Western powers' are piepared to work out a control system on the most objective sci- jcntific basis possible. Home prom- jised minimum controls lo Gromy- .ko earlier in lhe week but Gro- myko rejected any kind of inter- national controls which would put foreign observers inside the Soviet forts to resolve the test ban issue. NEW YORK is a story aboul a lillle girl, the aorough presidenl of Manhattan and '145 horses. The little girl is Peggy Mcln- osh. She is 7 years old. She loves horses. The borough president is Kd- "Peggy Mclntosh." Dudley loves little girls, and so he wrote a letter to Peggy (hank- ing her for telling him abuut the castle. "Please believe me when I tell you that I Ho not wish lo takei Sovieis Have No Trouble In Corridor Gromyko renewed Ihe Soviet charge thai Ihc Wcsl wants lo set up an. espionage system. He brushed aside Rusk's charge ofj. Soviet Un- new Soviet test plans by saying snc.he.dl1 it was a prrtoxllo cover known the Berlin-Frankfurt American test plans. Rusk said Ihe Russians three to air corridor today and an in- formed source said they com- four vears ago had approved cntific plans for international rDgarri. spcction lo police a test ban. wluch have been going on ban is no less urgent now than lho lhe dls' was in 1958, he said. iarmament conference, as harass- "My government is at a loss lo! Iment. However, the three airlanes understand the Soviet West are K. Dudley. He wants (of' down (he National a little girlj Armory on Park Avenue vcry much." 94th and 95lh streets, lie likesi But ho c.xplaincd lhal he wauled' people more than horses, and hel'0 build (he new apartment house! wants lo have a housing project auilt (here. because Monhaltan is a very, very crowded island and there! The horses are 60 polo enough good apartments and 85 police horses. They live all the people. in the armory. Peggy is a brown-haired, "When it is he added, "perhaps ymi will find some new! brown-eyed second grade student.'little friends that you and Francos She started reading when she wasjand Mindy will enjoy playin just Her father is a profcssorlwilli." of political theory at Columbia University. Her mother says Peg- gy is "just beautiful when she's mad." Peggy got mad lhe other day and wrote Dudley as follows: "Please don't lake the armory away. We love it dearly. We like to see the horses go in and out. I have a sister who's (sic) name! is Frances, nnd she has a frcind (sic) who's (sic) name is Mindy, and Minriy had a birthday a few weeks ago, and she likes brown- ish and rcdish (sic) horses, and so Frances gave her a picture of a horse. "And Frances (as a joke) gave her some hay from the armory. We think it is as a castle. NEWS INDEX SECTION A To Your Good Health 3 Obituaries 4 Brid9Q............... 5 Business Outlook 7 SportJ SECTION B Women's ncwi Amusement! S Ediloriali 6 Ccmici 7 Rodco-TV logs 11 TV Report 11 under joint control of (he Big Four powers, working togclher in the nerlin air safety center, and scheduling of Soviet flights meets the safely ccr.tcr's rules. On the. ground in West Berlin, the newly arrived 2nd Battle 1 Group of the U.S. 47th Infantry hart an operational readiness tesl. About 1.50D men were' deployed Jlo positions in the American sec- jtor. This was to acquaint the group with its mission anil its IsurroiiiKiii'.gs in Berlin, an Army "So please do armory away. "Love, not take WEATHER The President will be spenriingjjy iWrmhrr Map, AIULKNK AM) VICINITY mlle.s) Kflir and Krklav. Krcnmlnji '.partly cloiKiy jind Ijtlle S.ilucciav. }lhsh Kridnv 77 nail low 53. Saturday hlch he weekend In a state where the ircczes of politics are Wowing scene of a highly sig- nificant off-year election in which 'ormer Vice President Richard M. Nixon seeks the Republican nomination to challenge Edmund 3. Brown, the Democratic incum- bent, for governor. The President may go back to California again, but the White House describes this trip as non- political. Kennedy will address a charter day convocation at the University of California In Berkeley this aft- ernoon, receive Ihc 2lsl in his collecllon of honorary degrees and Ihcn fly lo Vanrlcnbcrg Air I'orce Base, .'until I Jr..---- day. partly clouily tonlchl Saturtlny. A today and tpnljfhK innr.nl I r. ........._..... and Saturday. Widely scattered shnwrrs In' norlhcjn I'annarulip Wlndr today and lliik'wjirmtr night. Cooler satnrday. ___.... in norttm-fst lo 52 In Illsh Salutday M In northweM (Q "2 in south- p.m. 77 no it low 53. Saturday S-OJITH 1 KXAS lotlay tirm-tr. TKMPKRATVKV.S iS Hijth' low lor 5 l.iti.! 74 Mrrl 43. d KIW urnc ytun Parlly cloudy scattered Inlr to llfeh lonifM: ai noon; il Booai H ptr cent. GOOD RIDING Mrs. Jacqueline Kennedy rides a bay gelding pre- sented lo her by the. President of Pakistan, on the grounds of the governor's house In Lahore. See story on Pg. 12-B, Wircpholo) ;