Abilene Reporter News, April 14, 1962

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Abilene Reporter News (Newspaper) - April 14, 1962, Abilene, Texas ^ >11 w m j— » 5 ! "WITHOUT OR WITH OFFENSE TO FRIENDS OR FOES WE SKE1 v *, ^fiT Q Xlnr CACTLY AS IT GOES"—Byron m ■ 1® « « «1ST YEAR, NO. 301ABILENE, TEXAS, SATURDAY MORNING, APRIL 14, 1962 —TWENTY-FOUR PAGES IN TWO SECTIONS Associated Preu ImmmI Steel Firms Price Boost STUDENT NURSE OF THE YEAR — Gerry Green of Dallas, left, was named “Student Nurse of the Year” at a tea for delegates at the 14th annual convention of the Texas Nursing Students Assn. here Friday. The award was made by Mrs. T. E. Huddleston, right, nursery supervisor at Hendrick Memorial Hospital. (Staff Photo) 'Student Nurse' Of Year Named Related Story. Pg. 4-A Report Says Estes Missing By SARAH McNF.AL    PECOS.    Tex.    <AP>    —    Billie    Sol Reporter-News Women* Writer    COuld    not be found here Gerry Green of Dallas, senior prid^y night on the eve of a court student nurse at the John Peter -    U{    inquiry,    by    Texas    JUty,    Gen. Smith Hospital School bf HftfrsiYiijSf yym \y¡|SOn im*    tMO»    nomArl    -_____ Oth«- «tories, Pg. 10-B l week,'* said Bobby Frank Estes, "one of his brothers. in Fort Worth, was named ‘‘^rfheDalias Morning News,*in a !    Rut dent Nurse of the Year at a Uni- coDvnohted storv bv Jimmy 'Church ®f Christ here Sunday But form Tea for about 270 delegate ? Kanks «aid Bot°even lates'Xf- hls dose .frieIKis sa>. Ihcy havc at the 14th annual Texas Nursing . , .    .    d    relatives    kncw    not    seen    him since then. Students Assn. convention at the . thc . ¿me financial? * Some felt that Estes might have Wooten Hotel Friday alto, noon    ‘“',T “me    «one    to    a nearby retreat for a M*”bpe CiSf Brir^ “ = ZTJSS S3£ “However WUson sa. be d* £ ^tSSSTJSZ h°: aid night^ftJfMTialring an unsuccess- j*0' *« to grant htm ,—y ful attempt to locate Kstes. ,ri'm PTT„.,nn,«n honrt on h re'eh. two s^Uries"^ bus' f'deral charges of conspiracy and inesa manager, and several of hiai«**«»11»' transporting a fraudulent closest friends ail said they did cb»tt*l mortgage, pot know where he was    Estes    bond »rtginally was set ' Hi. wife could not be located al **“.000    b*£,“*i and neither could his Pecos law-¡rumors hat1» might go to Bad yer. John P Dennison    !'n1,ari, «ffort to escape the down- ■ I haven't seen him in about a ,aH <* *“ crumbling fmanctal em- Buchanan Department of Nursing at Texarkana College in Texarkana. The Hi candidates for the title were interviewed at a noon luncheon held in the Zodiac Room at the Wooten. Miss Green has been contracted to teach at John Peter Smith Hospital School of Nursing after graduation in August. She is studying under the three-year diploma program. She also will receive her bachelor of science with nursing major from Texas Wesleyan College this year. Daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Todd Green of Dallas, she is a 1950 graduate of Highland Park High School in Dallas. Mrs. Moore, the mother of six children, has been engaged as general duties nurse at a Texarkana hospital following gradua tion. She is under the associate degree plan of nursing Miss Green and Mrs Moore represented the Wichita-Worth Re gion and the Texarkana Region, respectively. • Other candidates included Carol Bee singer, Abilene-San Angelo See NURSE, Pg. »-A. Cel 5 Former Navy Secretary John Connally arrived in Abilene late Friday night to campaign Satur day for the state Governor’s office. The Fort Worth man will be busy from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday with talks, conferences, a meeting with members of the press, a coffee and a visit to Dyess Air Force Base, said Bill Senter, local campaign chairman. Connally said he is particularly interested in the air base here and wants to see it, He will have breakfast and lunch with groups of campaign workers, and will be guest of honor at a public reception from 9:30 to 10 45 a.m. at the Windsor Hotel. His schedule follows: 8 to 9 a.m., breakfast with precinct workers at the Windsor. 9 to 9.15. meeting with the Connally-For-Governor steering 1 committee in his hotel suite. 9:15 to 9:30, press conference on the mezzanine floor of the Windsor. 9:30 to 10 45, public reception at the Windsor. Coffee will be served. , 11 to 1145. tour of Dyess AFB. Noon, luncheon for area workers and other interested persons at the Windsor. Senter said Connally is “bone! tired" from heavy campaigning5 and will return to Fort Worth for rest over the remainder of the weekend. Previously, he had planned to go back into West Texas for additional campaigning before rejoining his family at Fort Worth. Mrs. Connally is to be guest of honor at a coffee to be presented at the YWCA here on April 27 with Mrs C. J. Douglas and Mrs. Lynn Lee the hostesses, Senter said. Protests Prove Effedive •m STARTED REVERSAL — Inland Steel officials, P. D. Block, center, board vice chairman, and John F. Smith Jr., right foreground, president, started the reversal in steel price hikes when they announced Friday that Inland Steel would not boost prices. Following the action by Inland and a similar statement by Kaiser Steel, and after new pressure from the administration, other steel firms rescinded orders boosting price hikes late Friday. Kennedy Victory to Give Candidates Help on Ballots By JACK BF.LL    , By a kind of political strong- sure to claim he has demon WASHINGTON <AP>—President -irm tactics not seen in the pres'- trated the government is bigger Kennedy broke the back of Bigjdency for a long time Kennedy ^ bjK    as Steel s defiant    price increase W- w<®1 tar toward establishing him ^    ^    friends    ^ it    the    welfare day with a    demonstration of self as a champion o consumers of    thp    country    comes    ^ brass-knuckled    political power sel !,Q every walk of life. He con- dom equalled    by a chief exeeu- tended all these would be injured    Wjth    dramatically    swift col by the inflationary effect of a    pnee-boo*    ma basic commodity price rise. j The President s associates are1 See VICTORY, Pg. 9-A, Col. 3 Shah, President Agree in Talks WASHINGTON <AP> — President Kennedy agreed with the Shah of Iran Friday that collective security arrangements are necessary to the continued independence of that anti-Communist Mideastern nation. At present, the United States has a bilateral military agreement with Iran, is sympathetic toward the anti-Communist aims of CENTO and participates in some of its committees. You’ll Want to Read These Sunday! ¡He gtoltnt 3Uporttr-£etus We Look In On Winters, Texas Jtil south of 4hilene i« Winter*, one of ihe bitty rine* of ihia urea. Staff Writer Norman Fi»h«r visit* with W inter** rity government, rhamber of commerce, school* and report* of their artivitie» in «lory and picture*. if Clothing Consumer Day Plan* for Clothing Container Day in Anion Thw*day Hill he announced Sunday in the Women*« Section* ★ Parent • Teacher Convention Program for the District 18 convention of Parent* Teacher Association ilatcd 'I ueeday in Stamford Mill be covered in Sunday*« Reporter-New«. ★ Inside the Women's Section Young Outlook give* vie*» on the elimination of Ten a»’ poll tax; Junior High Highlight* vi«itt Franklin Junior High: alt the other regular feature«. JFK Visiting Maneuvers Lots of Baseball, Track, and Other Sports. ! EMERY J. JACOBS . . . here in 1957, I960 Jacobs Attended Two Meetings Here Emery J. Jacobs, who resigned Friday as deputy administra tor of the Agriculture Stabilization and Conservation Service, WITH KENNEDY ON ATLAN TIC MANEUVERS CAP) —- Pren dent Kennedy sailed aboard the Navy command ship Northampton Friday night to observe demonstrations of the Atlantic Fleer» sea, land and air power Saturday Kennedy departed after a three-hour visit at Norfolk. Va., during which he received a secret brief ing at fleet headquarters and inspected the Polaris missile submarine Thomas A Edison. Officers of the Edison explained her workings to Kennedy as they escorted him through the nuclear-powered craft. He looked over the reactors compartment and passed by elaborate control panels for navigation, control and sound detection, Capt. C. M. Young, skipper oi the Edison, guided the President around In the crew’s mess, a handful of sailors was waiting for Kennedy. They cut a white icing cake with yellow trim and blue letter« baked especially for the occasion by Chief Commissary Man Joseph tive. The announcements of U.S. Steel. Bethlehem and Republic Steel that they are rescinding a! $6-a-ton price rise gave Kennedy! a smashing victory in a big busi-j ness-vs-govemment battle certain to have heavy impact on next fall s congressional elections. The capitulation of the three giants —• coupled with announcement of Inland and Kaiser that they would not boost prices—gave Kennedy a prestige prize that seemed likely to carry him to new heights of political popularity. This could only act to Soviets to Match West Bomb Tests By PRESTON GROVER MOSCOW i AP*—Soviet Premier Khrushchev told President Kenne- **k ITJdv and Prime Minister Harold uhaneet •    4.    .    *.    , The rejection made It certain an American series of nuclear tests in the atmosphere will go on as planned later this month in an Christmas Island Khrushchev’s reply was distrib urn cou u on. ac u,    Soviet    area of the Pacific around Brit- Democratic and retard RepubJi-1 *7*^    ,    “ , 'Z , • „    ..    j    Union    would    hold    new nuclear jams Chns can chances at he polls    ^    ^    ^    camed out by| It was generally expected here ^ west—underground, in the at-!Utefi by jass and broadcast over that the retreat ol the iree j mosph<*re. or in outer space. Moscow radio. Tass said it would producers signaled a genera rou Khrushchev made the statement be published in ail Soviet papers, that would end all steel pnee-rais- in a note rejecting a last-chance “Your continuation of testing ing efforts for the time being. Ac-.appeal by the Western leaders for‘and the implementation of your tions by lesser producers were re-L controlled end to nuclear tests, declared decision to hold tests.”isaKJ mcrr w ■■■■    *    m girded as antic!bnactic.    Jlle    said    the    U    SSR,    refuses to|the    ieader    said    compels    deal    of    any    kind"    made    with    Ml Sen. Hubert H Humphrey of a|jow “unhampered intelligence By GARDNER L. BRIDGE WASHINGTON (AP> — Big Steel’s drive for a KFa-ton print increase collapsed Friday in tha face of President Kennedy * sive campaign to hold the nomic line, and Kennedy “The people oi the United StaUi are most gratified." The President had bitterly Be» nounced the price boosts initiated! Tuesday by the bellwether U.S. Steel Corp., and had marshalled all the power and prestige of (ft administration to force a rollback« His payoff came Friday whit U.S. Steel, yielding to this puhH$ pressure and to competition front within the industry, did at abdff face and wiped out the price crease. Kennedy had gone to Virgin!« to spend Friday night and Satn£ day inspecting the Atlantic Flev and to watch Navy and Marim Corps maneuvers. Basing his statement or the word that the No. 1 and No. 1 steel producers had canceled their announced price increases, he ib* sued this statement just before climbing aboard the command ship Northampton for the night: "The people of the United State* are most gratified by the annouee-ments of Bethlehem and VX Steel companies that their pro* posed price increases art being rescinded. "In taking the action at thii time they are serving the public interest and their actions will assist our common objectives of strengthening our country and our economy *’ Coming out on deck a little In* ter to watch passing ships and the Hampton Roads landscape the ship headed to sea. he to newsmen: "I think the other* will all follow now. They can’t afford not to." This prediction seemed certain of fulfillment. One after another, lesser firms which had announced price boosts canceled them hi line with the pattern of the three major producers: U.S. Steel, Bethlehem. and Republic Steel Corp. They gave essentially the same reason — “the competitive situation.” It was Bethlehem which rtarted the rollback in midafternoon. A few hours later Big Steel fob lowed >uit. The reversal of the industry trend actually had come earfiaf when Inland Steel Co.. eighth-rank-ing producer, and Kaiser Steel Corp., West Coast producer, announced that they were holding the line against a raise A high administration source “there was absolutely Minnesota, the acting Senate ma-j _r »«rriidrv* jority leader, sounded Ihe cenerai;"'" ** lem,ory' Democratic viewpoint when he said these developments "revealj and emphasize the power of presi dential leadership of public opinion and the basic good judgment of steel management ” Republican leaders took the po sition that price policies are the reponsibility of individual companies. They declined comment See BOMBS, Pg. 9-A, Col. 4 Set STEEL, Pf. 9-A. CeL t School Board Head Raps Strings on Impacted Funds WEATHER NEWS INDEX SiCTION A Sport« Oil now« 6 8 10 .....    ...    « .’. Aiello, a veteran Navy man of and was linked by Atty Gen. Will Wilson in his ’ investigation into;    _ affairs of Billie Sol Estes in Dallas Thursday, has attended two conventions of the Texas Farmers Union held in Abilene. He was on the program at each uf the conventions, the first in' December 1957 and again in De cember i960. He addressed the convention in 1957 when he was assistant to James (Jv Patton of Denver, président of the National Farmers ¡Union, In 1980 he addressed the ¡convention as Southwest director ol Farmers for Kennedy. At the 1960 convention in Ahí lene it was rumored that Jacobs ¡was slated for appointment to a high post in the U, S. Department of Agriculture. Abilene School Board President In order for the local election Morgan Jones Jr. said Friday to be called, petitions containing night the decision of Welfare Sec- the names of 20 per cent of the retary Abraham Ribicoff to shut district’s registered voters must off federally impacted funds to be submitted to the school board, _ school districts which do not in Jones said, «* »    »'itmiFnVLSS**™'    tegnite    by    fall    of    1983 is    not    The board    president    mentioned AU.LBirTa.^C'.tHV’I.U. • kwpin* within the apirit of Cm- that no» even » per cent oi the mile*» Clear and Harm through Sun 1    I legislation    ¡eligible VOterS ClSt DailOlS to 1 .tunes said (ederal fund, haveia* Saturday', tdwol bo.nl W» M>K    IH < KM HAl. TE    XAS — l.rttetal    j    *|, ,    AHiUrt*    Iiwlf..    ti*«» election U lair    Saturday »*ar*.l>    cttHMb saiuju->    l»een given    to    the    Abilene    moe    lee eietiwo. pendent    School    District in    the»    Jones said    federal    funds    are northwUrn tkx as ciear it. r»«n pag| w)(h “no strings attached necessary for operation of the .StuSXi, ‘¿Srlaa far a. federal control is eon tuhool plant, "and we mlend to Ht„ tSTttUM! tkx a. ... CH u, earned    th«n'"    Wl,hou' th* |U1K)*' mrtl.v rhwriy and a little natmer lhr<»uKh able. Sev* ludiat Ed by H|k. that ral moM^ i».*iti* tu.ua» «no d urne Hdtmet wuuin , \.mro*imatelv $250,000 in fed the local tax rate probably would Saturday ru.ih» »»aril* eloud* to ti »■«,!>    —    ..    .      .    --- SECTION 9 Church n«w« .  .....  2 Bride« «tits .....  » Woman's n«w« . . . . . Cditortal«  ..... Amusement* .....  , Comic« ........ Radio TV lefli ..... TV Scout    ... Farm naw«. markats ., Obituarios %........   i  mmmm .. 2 .. 3 4 . S 6, 7 . 10 . 10 . 11 . It Fri a.m. $4 P ••• 1 U ... il Mi B $7    .    . «1 ... »iti 70 . ft tl generally in in» MI’t K ATI KK<* ... I 80 ...... ... 2 SB ....... ... a <w ..... 1” imi",H«Imnisind«»*'ingh    Satur.!«y‘w»l    eraj aid has iWn allocated to    have to    be increased, he explain T-*™S <""•«" ’¿¡¡&    the local public achsol ayUent for    ed.    ____ h <».    suiuttUi    ienrAii'    it. ho»    ,bl. cu, rent school yvai as a lorm    The vote tan    txiard officials re- rm    u{ tuition payment for school-age    ¡marks    came    in response to a to    children oi    federal employes.)    request, in the form of a    letter M    But Abilene faces the loss    of    from Dr. Clyde Morgan, that the these funds under Ribicuif s direc-jschool board reject the federal aid tive unless    the school district    is    “because of the inherent    black- integrated,    Jones said    mail characteristic which    comes He pointed out that the school board itself cannot initiate the classroom integration process This, he said, can be done on a federal court order or by holding a local election m «2 «1 7« 7« «9 00 « 00 7 m n na 9 0U 10 « ...   — 11 :«0    — „„    ..    U;M    .    — Hi-sh »rtd tow for ¿4 htuur* ending * I» <»■! 83 S®d Si) High «iid ton unie del» U*» >e*r. «V IfcliCt vu Sumart U»t (Ughi. 7 07. »umts* i»day: «11; sunset turtigm. 7 0« Haruttie-ter rt»mR| at I p m.t 31.21. Hui umidii.v at » p m 33 F*r cam. Í with it with our present admin titration ' Dr. Morgan, in a letter address <*d to the board and one copy of which was sent to the Report er-News, recalled that last fall the board stated that it would continue to accept federal motsep as long as it ia availably See eral local patrons, incl Templeton and Dr. Irby protested at that time acceptance of the federal could lead to federal direction and control of the local schools. The letter by Dr Morgan staked that the issue involved is net that of segregation, “but rather it ia the issue of control by man versus control by law “ The Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare is appointed by the President, and hence by appointing • good man, federal control may be good, or by appointing one who tan t good, ted-era! control may be bad.” D*. Morgan wrote It depend* ly ui>on one man and art local control and no arbitrarily set laws “By step - wise fashion, JBB federal government through MR eral aid to education em control oi the echoed where there is ■ local control,** tin KMg| ;

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