Abilene Reporter News, September 16, 1962

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Abilene Reporter-News, The (Newspaper) - September 16, 1962, Abilene, Texas IIMem Reporter- "WITHOUT OR WITH OFFENSE TO FRIENDS OR FOES WE SKETCH YOUR WORLD EXACTLY AS IT SUNDAY PAGES IN FIVE SECTIONS POSED AS INFORMER FOR SOVIETS Attorney Richard A. Flink, 27, and his wife, Lois, pose in their New York home after announcement from Washington that he posed as an informer for two Soviet employes of the United Nations. (AP Wirephoto) 3-Year Red Spy Probe Climaxed WEATHER WASHINGTON (AP) Atty. Gen. Robert F. Kennedy said Sat- urday a three-year investigation uncovered illegal intelligence ac- tivities by two Soviet employes of the United Nations. left the country before the United States submitted its evi- dence to the U.N. Secretariat and the other left afterward, presum- ably (spelled by the United Na- tions. The Justice Department said the Illegal activities were uncovered by the FBI with the help of Rich- ard A. Flink, a young New York City lawyer who now is a Repub- lican candidate for the State As- sembly. The announcement said Yuri A. Mishukov, 31, a translator, first established contact with Flink in the fall of 1959. When Mishukov left the country this summer, for reasons unan- nounced, he turned over the con- tact work (o Yuri V. Zaitsev, 38, political officer in the U.N. Political and Security Affairs Council, the department said. The announcement said the Rus sians promised Flink a campaign contribution in rerun for information regarding wha the Justice Department described as "internal operations of the United States government agoi cies and personal information about influential members of Mr Flink's political party." The department said the money actually was paid to Flink who turned it over to the FBI. That agency impounded it and its fi- nal disposition was not known department spokesmen Saturday The two Russians also asked Flink to advocate certain policies n speeches if he. were elected to he New York State Assembly, he Justice Department said. Edwin Guthman, Justice Do jartment spokesman, said that he two U. N. employes wanted to advocate "policies favor ible to the Soviet Union." There ras no elaboration. The two Russians lefl the United Slates this summer, the depart- ment said. There was no indication that Training for Exiles Proposed MIAMI, Fla. military training for Cuban exiles! between the ages of 17 and 55 was! urged Saturday by an anti-Castro! organization. I the United States planned further U. 5. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE WEATHER BUREAU i ..rather map. page 5-B> ABILENE AND VICINITY (Radiuj 41 miles) Clear to partly cloudy and rctuinued warm through Monday, turn- n? a little cooler Monday afternorn with vidcly scattered showers Sunday and Monday. Hish Sunday near 95, low Sun- day nlshl 70-75, histi Monday around 85. NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS: Clear to cloudy Sunday and Monday. Isolated mostly nighttime thundershowers Warm- er far north Sunday afternoon. High Sun- day NORTHWEST TEXAS: Clear to cloudy Sunday and Monday. Scattered late thundcrshowers mostly east and north. Cooler north .Monday. High Sundav 87-97. SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS: Cloudy and warm Sunday and Monday. Scattered mostly afternoon thundershowers Mrnday cast Sunday. High TEMPERATURES 79 91 '8 91 77 __.......... 9fl 75 89 75 88 75 87 75............ 83 78 80 81 77 81 86 89 Hish and low lor 2Vhours ending 9 un.: 93 and Experts Advise Halt In Type III Vaccine Bid to Halt [uba Imports Shows Gains Related story on Pg. 6-A LONDON (AP) Diplomatic ressure from the United States; halt transport of Soviet sup- ies to Cuba in ships of the orth Atlantic Treaty Organiza- on allies appeared to be filter-, g down Saturday to European! ipowners. No dramatic curbing of this larter trade seems in prospect wever. and the Kremlin's min ter of shipping said Western ves Is aren't really needed anyhow. The British government was re- rted privately urging shipown- s in Britain to refrain from ansporting Communist arms to ime Minister Fidel Castro's ed regime. Informants said Transport Min ister Ernest Marples issued the ap- peal through the General Council of British Shipping. Similarly, a Foreign Ministry spokesman in Bonn said the mat- ter of West German ships visit- ing Cuban ports is now being ex amined and controls will be im- posed if they are carrying war ;oods. But the charter service is prof- itable and it was not regarded as likely that Western vessels loaded iiuraiiiitj'.r Vp.Vri. 79 only with such cargoes as Russian oil, machinery and consumer goods could lawfully be prevented from touching at Cuban ports. This angle was illustrated in a iame dale last year: last nichl: sunrise today: at 9 Armed Force Probe Slated WASHINGTON (AP> Sena- ors who help shape and control I weeks. he nation's multibillion-dollar de-i "Two carried oil. the rest food- ense programs begin a probablyjStuffs and general cargo." it said. Continued Use OfUHrged The U. S. Public Health Service Saturday night recommended a temporary halt in the use of Type III oral polio vaccine adults, but urged the continued use of Types I and II vaccine in persons of all ages. The committee. meeting in Washington, B.C.. recommended also that Type III still be used for school-age and preschool chil- dren, and for adults in polio epi- demic areas. The decision, announced by Surgeon General Luther Terry. polio being caused by the vaccine. "I'll have to talk with all the people involved before I can make any Dr. Harper said. He indicated that some statement would be made by the Taylor- Jones County Medical Assn. early this week. Immunization programs which have been cancelled in this area include Abilene, Baird, Clyde. An- son, Stamford, Lueders, Hamiin, Rotan, Rc-by, Aspermont, Cole- followed a day long meeting Santa Anna Sweetwater a committee of polio experts who Cross plainSt Blachwell. Tuscola, Putnam, Hawley. Noo- a, Roscoe, Blackwell, Old SURGEON GENERAL LUTHER TERRY announces decision on polio vaccine OF 'PACKING' STAFF Powell Accused By Burleson advise the Public Health Service on polio vaccines. It is expected to halt dozens of community immunization pro-j grams either now under way or due to start within the next few days. Four Abilene area towns, who had scheduled immunizations for Sunday, indicated that they would continue with plans for giving the vaccine. Albany and Munday. which had scheduled Type I immunizations 'which were given a clean bill oi health by the committee of ex- perts indicated that they would go ahead with the administration of the vaccine. Moran and Knox City could not be contacted Saturday night, but Friday night they had announced denial by the Norwegian Ship- owners Association Thursday that Norwegian ships are carrying Russian arms or troops to The association said 15 ships flying Norway's flag had called at Cuban ports in the last 10 unprecedented examination Mon- re- .on Noi 'Cargoes transported out of Cuba ported the matter to the U. N. Secretariat on July 26. NEWS INDEX day of pending disarmament and arms control proposals. The Senate Armed Services egian ships were sugar SECTION A Oil new) The group, the Revolutionary I i Amusements SECTION B 11 Teachers' Directorate, sent aj Goren on Bridge 6 message to the U.S. Defense De- partment asking such regulations in its proposed Cuban recruitment program. Other anti-Castro organizations also applauded the Defense De- partment's announced plan to train Cuban exiles. Many groups have long been clamoring for such a program. Committee inquiry is thought to be unique in congressional his- lory. I Sen. John C. Stennis. D-Miss., 'chairman of the Defense Prepar- edness subcommittee, explained ithat "these proposals and the pol- licies underlying them should be Editorials Business Outlook 9 Dycss picture page Book news SECTION C Women's news 1-8 Church .news 9-10 Radio-TV logs 10 TV Scout 10 SECTION 0 Sports 1-4 Farm news, markets 12 subjected to scrutiny from a mil- iilary point of view as well as j J j from the standpoint of foreign pol- icy. Normally. disarmament or arms control including such things as nuclear test bans is handled by the congressional com- dealing with foreign po iicy or the Joint Atomic Commit itee. and sugar products." Four of the 15 vessels, it added, "were under contract for Western charterers." The Western charter- ers were not named. The Athens newspaper Ethnos has reported the Greek port of Pylos is a refueling stop for So- viet and Greek freighters on the long run between the Black Sea and the Caribbean. Pylos port authorities refused comment. According to the Bremen Insti- tute for Shipping Research, 97 ships have sailed from European harbors to Cuba since Aug. 1. By NED Ct'RRAN Reporter-News Capitol Bureau WASHINGTON Rep. Omar Burleson of Anson, in an unpre- cedented action, Saturday accus- ed .Rep. Adam Clayton Powell (D-N.Y.) of "packing" his House Education and Labor West Texas Fair Closes With Huge Finale Crowd Ahilenc's fabulous West Texas Fair burned its last candles for the 1962 extravaganza Saturday night, attracting huge last night crowds for the crooning of teen- age idol Bobby Vinton. A full array of talented enter- tainers and a crowded schedule of events brought area families in droves to the exposition grounds, So many persons passed through the fair gates that ticket Inkers tould not shut down until well aft- er 11 p.m. Closing out the final midway shows were "Roses Are Red" Vin ton, who was mobbed by scream- ing teenagers and was rescued by police; Mark Wilson's "Magic Land of a great drawer through the week, and the zany Wierc Brothers, whose routines have been seen by nightclub audiences throughout the world. night. "We've had wonderful crowds, the weather has given us a wonderful break, we've had some of the top entertainment to- day and they've been enthusiasti- cally received. "All in all, we're grateful to everyone in every manner who contributed and we just don'l have enough words to say thank you. ing down the exhibits late at night All exhibits with the exception o those in the Woman's Building were to be removed Saturday night and Sunday. Women cxhi bitors will receive their entries Monday. The Bill Ilamcs midway begai shutting down after midnight for the tcardown and trip to Amarillo for the Tri-Statc Fair. An unidentified carnival worker was injured slightly in the after noon when one of the Rock-0- Planes grazed the side of his head, cutting his face just below Ihe eyes. The worker received several stitches, a Bill Hames spokesman said. Gone for another year were the organ grinder and his monkey, the taffy wagon, the merry-go round, the familiar voices of Saturday's weather couldn't barkers along the midway and the have been hotter. In fact, the noiccs of livestock. For the next 51 weeks, the "At 8 a.m. Conlan said, "we start planning on the 1983 fair." Also introduced at the final mid- way shows were Suzy Doolcy of Anson, the 1962-03 Fair Sweet- heart, and (he six-man Army sky diving team from Fort Hood, whose free fall exhibitions were seen by thousands of awed specta tors during the week-long fair. Fair President James A. Conlan went the entire week hfaped praise on fair workers arid I receiving a single shower, the Taylor County Exposition Ccnlor "It's really hren wonderful first time this hadn't happened in many a moon. Cnnlan said lute Saturday Crews of workmen began tear- will he a ghost town, silently echoing the sounds of one of the best fairs in West Texas history. Sixth Tiros Shot Slated CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) sixth Tiros weather satellite is scheduled for launching within a few days to photograph storm areas in the Atlantic and Pacific during the latter half of the 1962 hurricane and typhoon seasons. The satellite could help predict the weather for the upcoming or- bital shot of U.S. astronaut Wai- er M. Schirra Jr., now scheduled lo be rocketed into space on Sept Burleson, chairman of the House Administration CorrmiUee which has jurisdiction over all U. S. House expenditures, dis- closed in an exclusive interview will approve no more special payroll vouchers for Powell's committee. Burleson said he has sent a letter to the controversial New York Negro congressman de manding he fire all committee consultants working under specia contract or justify their employ- ment in a hearing before Burle- son's committee. Powell has not responded any way to the letter delivered o his Washington office by hand on Thursday, Burleson said, in- terim disapproval of special vouchers has been cleared with the House speaker and House clerk, Burleson added. At the same time, the Texan said he would not approve an> self the project is justified and of special consultants is nec- essary. He embarked on the unpre- cedented course of action, he said. because information about the in- dividuals and their employment ivas brought to his attention. He said he will, not only disapprove claims for additional pay to these, but will reject any future contracts for additional consult- ants for Powell's committee. Most notable of the consultants is Herbert Hill of New York, a present or former official of the National Association for the Ad- vancement of Colored People, who was hired March 27, 1961, to investigate labor management irregularities in New York City for a fee of He has been that they, too, would go ahead with plans for immunizations Sun- day. The vaccine will be administer- ed in Albany, at the public school cafeteria between p.m. and 5 p.m.; Moran, at the public Colorado City, Silver, IWestbrook, Loraine, Haskell, W e i n e r t, Rule, Rochester and O'Brien. The advisory committee met for nearly 10 hours before making its recommendation. Before Dr. Ter- ry read the official recommenda- tion. Dr. Edward D. Shaw of the University of California School of Medicine, one of the experts, told reporters what the panel had de- cided. Terry, in a news conference following the meeting, said the committee studied in detail 16 cases of polio that have occurred in persons who received one of the three types of Sabin oral polio accine. There were two eases in the Type I group, one in Type II and 13 in Type III. All of those strick- en with Type III polio were adults. "The committee believes there s sufficient evidence to indicate paid Burleson said school from 2 and 5pm.; Mun-jat least some of these cases have day, in the high school gymnasi-jbeen caused by the um all afternoon; and in Knot City at the high school gymnasi- um between 12 noon and 7 p.m. Administration of the vaccine in Ranger, originally scheduled for Sunday, was postponed until Sept. 23 in order to find out what the experts meeting in Washington would say about the vaccine. Breckenrklge officials indicated Saturday that so far there had been no plans to call off the im- munization scheduled for Sept. 30, and Eastland plans to go ahead Sept. 22. City health officers in Winters Terry said. "However, the risk to children See POLIO, Pg. 4-A, Col. S 6-Year Old Has Polio Doctors at Hendrick Memorial Saturday night confirmed that Stuart Brent Bolding. 6-year- old son of Mr. and Mrs. Dempsey ure Ballinger said Saturday Aiding of Stoiford is Hill's employ- 1 tnat there had been the ment "obviously is a conflict ofj1" postpone the immunizations in! The report issued by a hospital interest." Burleson also reve.iIH tne two towns, but that they would j spokesman said that the boy has representatives of the alonS wilh decision confirmed as non paralytic and International Ladies Gar- by the Tom Green Eight-County expenditures of appropriated Burleson pointed out the fact that rnent Workers Unions gave him Medical Assn., which is supplying :he information on Hill because itne vaccine to Runnels County, they -ere annoyed by Hill's association is expected to ities in their unions and in a re- cent primary election race be- tween two New York congress- len. As to the other consultants. 28. Late September and early Oc obcr traditionally is the period o )eak hurricane activity in the Caribbean and Atlantic. If Schir 'a is returned to earth after one Iwo or three orbits, he will lane n the Atlantic. Completion Tour, five or the full six orbits would drop him in the Pacific at time of year when typhoons arc a threat.. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration announcer Saturday that next Tuesday is the earliest possible launching date or Tiros 8. Robert Rados, Tiros project manager for NASA's Goddnrd ipacc Flight Center, said Tiros 6 'will jive us two satellites ob- orving the hurricane belt during ic present season." Tiros 5, aunchcd last June 19. still is in rbit, but one of its two camera yes hai gone blind reducing its ffectivwiMfl. funds made by Powell on his re- cent costly tour of Europe with two women secretaries which has raised a storm of. indignation in and out of Congress. Powell's committee expense an-1 thorization does not provide fo Mm to travel outside the con linental U. S. or its possessions Burleson pointed out. At issue in the committee sta: dispute are seven of 20 consul1 ants Powell has hired since h to the chairmanship in Jan lary of 1961. Burleson said ai investigation disclosed "ccrtaii facts about the background, qua] ifications and functions of thes individuals" which led 'him. bring the charges forcefully tc Powell's attention. some of them have not been laid anything yet or have been only partially paid "is highly jn- isual." He would not elaborate. take some stand within the next few days. Administration of the The young boy was described as being in "good" condition. He is the third Stamford child to con- tract polio this year. The other two boys, Mike and Todd Franklin, of Mr- and Mrs. Pelham in the two towns had been sched- uled for Sept. 28 and 30. Dr. 0. E. Harper of Abilene said Saturday night that the status of local immunization remains the same as when it was cancelled after the report from Canada of Franklin of Stamford, were re- ported to be in "good condition" Saturday night. A Stamford girl undergoing tests to determine whether or not the child has polio was still un- confirmed Saturday. All 20 were hired at var. times since March of 1961 lo ncr form specified duties as commit tee consultants for varying amounts. Contracts covering their employment all have been ap- proved by Burleson's committee under normal procedure in such Burleson said normally his com- mittee does not "go behind" such contracts, and only satisfies it- SATURDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL SCORES Cooper 7, Monterey 0 ET 3, ACC 0 .19, II-SU 0 McM 7, 0 TAYLOR RIFT LINGERS Darkhorse May Emerge For 24th Demo Post By KATHARYN DUFF Reporter-News Assistant Editor Friday's caucus of Taylor Coun :y delegates elected to represen ocal Democrats at the El Paso state convention Tuesday elimi nated, by gentleman's agreement one announced candidate, Maa 'ice Brooks, from the race for itate Democratic executive com- But it didn't heal the rift in ocal party ranks. The political infighting contin- led Saturday and as delegates eft for El Paso this was the situa- )n: 1. Talk was that a darkhorsc andidate, "someone known to be n all-out John Connally might be put forth at El Paso to ontcst Ed Connally, state Demo halrman, who now is seeking the istrict SDEC post. Further battle for embattled bilcne Demos seemed in the mak- ng since the Friday caucus bound only the two SDEC elected In May, not neces- Brooks and Connally, by agree ment, and had no binding effeci on delegates who go to the stati gathering. 3. The schedule for the pre- convention caucuses at El Paso was snarled with the resuli hat the 24th Senatorial District meeting is set at 5 p.m. Monday hour and a half before the Taylor County caucus at p.m. And the county caucus is lesigned to test delegates on how they will vote in the district cau- cus which will have already iecn concluded. 4. Political activities of Dean lohnson, Abilene staffman f o f ?ong. Omar Burleson, brought a blast from Garza County. 5. And backers of Frank liar- desty of Big Spring for the SDEC sost saw prospects for their 'andidate brighten because of the Abilene blood-letting. Taylor Demo delegates, all sarily those who will go to El Paso, were called to caucus Fri- day to express themselves by secret ballot on the race which had developed between two local men, Connally and Brooks, for nomination to the district SDEC committeeman job. Brooks and Connally agreed to abide by caucus vote, the loser withdraw- ing. The idea of the caucus came from French Robertson, local po- itical figure whose SDEC term Brooks now is completing by ap- pointment. Some delegates oppos- ed the Friday meeting, but 45 of he 53 eligible men and women Ittcnded and voted by iccrct bat- ol. County Demo Chairman Tom Webb, who presided over, the Frl. lay meeting by agreement of botfc candidates, mada plain at UM ace DARKHOMB, U, 4-A, Ctf. 4 ;

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