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Advocate (Newspaper) - June 5, 1964, Victoria, Texas THE VICTORIA ADVOCATE 119th 29 TELEPHONE HI 6-14S1 VICTORIA, TEXAS, FRIDAY, JUNE 5, 1964 Russians Near Break With Mao Call Issued To 'Surrender' MOSCOW Kremlin pushed its conflict with Peking rearer the brink Thursday by declaring it will not make con- cessions and calling on the Chi- nese lo surrender to Moscow's line. The Soviet Communist part" newspaper Pravda indicated Premier Khrushchev and his ad- visers have little if any hope left of avoiding a formal Break in Communist party relations with Red China. The article appeared a few hours after the Soviet govern- ment newspaper Izvostia had accused Peking of ignoring the Chinese-Soviet treaty ot al- liance. Resigned To Split The combination ot articles in the two official voices of the So- viet Union drew this picture: 1. The world Communist movement is resigning itself to the split. 2. The two biggest Communist powers are going their separate nationalistic ways. Pravda accused the Chinese of seeking "to split the world Com- munist movement to further their nationalistic, chauvinistic and far-reaching hegemonislic aims." This returned repeated Chi- nese charges that Moscow is corrupting the movement to ben- efit Soviet national policy. Pek- ing accuses the Kremlin ot going soft on revolution because the Soviet Union is getting too pros- perous to be concerned about spreading communism. Scorn for Treaties Izvestia said China "is openly expressing its scorn for agree- ments and treaties with Commu- nist countries." It accused Peking of failing to keep Moscow properly informed of its actions as arranged in the military and economic allianace signed shortly after communism won the China mainland. Izves- tia' also said China is reducing economic' ties with the Soviet bloc while expanding .item other countries, This has aroused speculation among Western observers here that the Soviet Union might break diplomatic relations with China. But a freeze is considered more likely at present. Approaching Rapidly A break in party relations, however, is coming fast. Pravda said "the majority of Communist parlies hi all regions of world" supports early convocation of a meeting of par- ties on the Chinese-Soviet dis- pute. Previous Soviet statements have mentioned this fall. Com- munists do not want a split Pravda declared in the article. '.'But unity cannot be attained through concessions on matters of principle nor does it come by itself." That drew the battle line. To avoid a split, Pravda de dared, "it is necessary for the Chinese leaders to revert to the common platform of the Com- munist movement, lo stop the political struggle they are wag mg." The platform drawn up at the last meeting of world parties, in Moscow in I960, was accepted with reservations by the Chinese then and denounced since. 'SYCOPHANT3 WASHINGTON (AP) Wil- iam Kerek, a stocky, poised 12- year-old from Ohio, mastered iome of the toughest tongue- twisters in the dictionary Thurs- day to win the 37lh annual Na- ional Spelling Bee. Kerek and semifinalist Robert 5. Mathews, another Ohioan, 3allied it out through 20 words such as "nepenthe" and "peris- :alsis" before Kerek won the first prize on and "sycophant.1 Mathews shook Mrs. J. L. Williams recover- ed from the measles in time for the Bon Aire Garden Club picnic slated for Saturday p.m. at her home and also Mrs. Ad. Atzenhoffer's Mrs. A. 0. Schmidt reaffirm ing her faith in youth and Ad vocate carriers when she over- paid them and Charles llanse and Steven Price returnee shortly to tell her about her error Johnnie Wood a home with the mumps again Ernest Lala getting th surprise of a lifetime when army" buddy, John R. Miller ol Dallas, after a search in phone books in towns in the area located him in Victoria Mrs. Ann Lass m aim's mother Mrs. H. L. Maazy. still hos pilalized after a recent car wreck Miss Jean Dabney of Victoria College taking a between class coffee break anc planning to go to school her- self the University of Hous- ton in July Miss Leeille reporting home from Michigan State University where she-is doing post gradu ate work Bin Sparks un certain about answering .to a new nick name offered him by a friend Wagner day using his foresight and getting a bouse trailer ready for the hunting lease Mrs. T. U Stamens offering sincere sympathy to a friend having an 12 Cents Phantom Cuba Flight Branded 6Utter Hoax' Pentagon Denies Gap [n Defense POMP AND WELL, Pageantry wore heavily on the patience of 'i- year-old Beth locovozzi during the annual blessing of the shrimp fleet at Thunderbolt, Ga., so at the height of the colorful and highly formal ceremony, while Knights of Colum- bus stood stony-faced around the priests, Miss Ibcovozzi took a relax- ing, and highly informal, stroll. (AP Photo) Ohio Boy Wins Spelling Crown hands and wl111 posed for a picture with th6 Dinner, then walked (o the side- lines and wept briefly on the shoulder of his father. Kerek, a grader from Cuy- ahoga Falls, won a weekend Irip to the New York World's Fair and an appearance on the The windup was unusual on two came quickly and boys dominated the final round. Of the 29 champions and co- champions crowned since the na- tional bee was started in 1025 the count up to this year was 24 girls and 15 boys: This year's field included 44 girls and 26 boys. Young Kerek's victory was a triumph also for his teacher and coach, Estella Swearengin of Bolich Junior. High School in and a gold cup. Mathews, 13, an 81 h grader from Gahanna won second money. The other 68 contestants received prize money ranging from ?50 to Candidates Bubble With Optimism By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Victory -predictions were the rule Thursday as Texas candi- dates for slalewide office in Sat- urday's runoff primaries ap- proached the end of their cam- paigns. George Bush, Republican said in Dallas he will win 'resounding victory" over Jack -ox, his opponent for Ihe GOP U.S. Senale nomination. In Houston, Cox issued a statement that he is "gratifiec at good prospects ..-for a smashing conservative victory Cuyahoga Falls, who Saturday and for co'rted four previous naliona contestants here but never Had a winner before. In the final rounds, Kerek correctly spelled a potion, after Mathews h a c missed it, but (hen .stumbled Ed Sullivan television show in on ntes tin a addition to the prize money and contractions. Malhews got it correctly bu' misspelled t h e eating of dirt, giving Kerek another chance. Kerek got i right, then rattled off "syco phant" for tlje clincher. Cuero School To Add Band Music Assistant attendance will be used employ an assistant band An additional class- room teaching unit earned by an increase in average daily to di- rector for the Cuaro High School and junior high band pro- gram, Supl. Marvin. Kirkman reported at (lie Cuero school board meeting Thursday night. Kirkman said the new teacher will work in the band program half a day and teach at Cuero Junior High School the other half-day. School officials had hoped to earn two new leaching units during the 1963-64 year but ap- parently fell short of the goal. However, ADA was high enough to warrant Kirkman's request- ing an audit by the Texas Edu- cation Agency. Kirkman explained, "an audit wilt come up with additional ADA, but the audit could also reveal less ADA. Total enrollment for the year just ended was This in- cluded 501 students at Daule School, the district's Negro school for grades one through THE WEATHER Partly cloudy Friday through Saturday. Little tempera- ture change. Winds from south- east at 8 to 18 m.p.h. Expected Friday temperatures: High 90, low 67. South Central Texas: Partly pr cloudly Friday and Saturday S with widely scattered thunder- in north Friday. High 8-98. Thursday temperatures: High low 67.' Tides (Port L a v a c a-Port O'Connor Highs at p.m, Friday and a.m. Sat- urday. Lows at p.m. Fri- Jay a.m. Saturday. Barometric pressure at sea level: 29.91. Sunset Friday; Sunrise Saturday: Thli 'Information on data WMth" BurMU 12, and students at other schools. The ADA at Daule was 465.62 Kirkman reported. The other schools had An was needed for two additiona teaching units. Kirkman reported 38 chil dren are enrolled in the pre a total ADA o ADA of school class for speaking children. non-english The class (See CUERO, Page 7) Goldwaier and Cox in Novem her." Democratic congressman-at large opponents Robert Baker and U.S. Rep. Joe Pool con tin ued hammering away at eacl other. Pool said his stand against thi civil rights bill will win him Un. Democratic nomination tor re election. Baker said in Bryan he wil win on "a tide of pro-Presiden Johnson sentiment." He said Pool's record of absenteeism i. "tho worst of any congressman west of the Mississippi." Interest has centered on thu Republican run-off, the winner of which will oppose Sen. Ralph Yarboroiigh in the Novcmbe general election. Bush was thi leading GOP vote-getter to the May 2 first primary, with Cox runner-up. Cox said his campaign office have received numerous calls from persons expressing elation (See CANDIDATES, Page 7) Today's Chuckle Secretary, handing letter to her boss: "This one's marked but H isn't, really." UNSOUND Europeans Concerned At Goldwater Victory LONDON Euro- pean newspapers, from London to Moscow, expressed dismay and disapproval Thursday at Sen. Barry Goldwater's victory in the California primary. Some voiced the hope he could still be stopped from winning the Republican nomination for pres- ident. A Canadian paper said, "He must be stopped." The European press seldom has reacted so sharply to an American domestic political event. As is the custom, Euro- pean political leaders weren't speaking for publication. Untilnow most European edi- tors had generally considered the Arizona senator a phenom enon from the Far West, some of whose more extreme expres- sions on foreign policy were not to be taken loo seriously. But. after the California pri- mary, editors went to unusual lengths in decorating Goldwater with such derogatory nicknames as "Rip Van Winkle" and "Dr. to mention a .Moscow newspaper's dtnuncl- ation of him as a "Neanderthal man." An editorial In Lord Beaver- brook's London Dally Express said Britain should not rely on the United States for a nuclear shield if the Americans were go- some er were not sistance ing -to elect a president lik' Goldwater. The Express editorial added "Goldwater's striking success in the California and other pr: maries shows that many Amer cans share his isolationist ten i. There is only one sur pritcclion for Brilish our own independent strength. Amsterdam's Christian Demo era lie Volksranl claimed that fo Goldwater even to come close U nomination was "proof of a no completely sound political cl" mate in the United Stales." A similar opinion was ex pressed by Stockholm's Libera Expressen, which said former President Dwighl D. Eisenhow er now remains "the only fore that could organize effective re sistance lo Goldwater." Expres- ses added, "Even if Goldwater' platform should be some wha less reactionary than hls.state merits so' Republican party would commit suicide to enter the election on such a pro- gram." The independent Le Monde o Paris said nomination of GoW water wouW make Presiden Johnson's re-election easier bu added: "One wonders if the Re publican leaders will agree lei their party be identified with (Sec CONCERN, Page 7> 'Beatn ik-L ike Ph ilosophy' Draws Blast From Kratzig Exile Insists Story Is 1 WASHINGTON (AP) A re- wrted phantom flight from rlorida to Cuba was described Thursday by the Pentagon as a ''complete and utter hoax." However, editors of Ihe two 'lorida newspapers that pub- ishcd (he siory said (hoy were onvinccd Hie flight iook place nci that it lett from Florida. Deputy Secretary of Defense Cyrus Vance reported to Con- Dorled to Congress after an in- vestigation of published ac- ounts of the reported anti-Cas- ro raid of May 25 that it nevci happened. Answer Questions Vanco made public a loiter ho vrole to Chairman Carl Vinson XJa., of the House Annoc Services Commifieo answerinf questions raised hy Rep. Pau n. Rogers, D-Fla. Rogers told the House on May 27 that if published reports wcro true lhaf a plane flew from 'lorlda to Cuba and back willi out being detected by U.S. ra- dar, then there appeared to be 'an inexcusable gap in (ho U.S air defense system." Rogers said he was asking Vmson's committee to investi- gate. Drop Lcalefs Accounts of the claimed flight is published said tho plane, on i leafleWropping mission for Cuban exiles, flew only 100 feet above the water to avoid radar detection. The Associated -Press carried stories on the reported flight at ributed to the newspapers anc :o refugee sources in Florida. Milt Kelly, managing editor o The Fort Lauderdalc News which also published llio story said word of Ihe Pentagon's statement was relayed to (hi paper's informant, who replied "I don't see how the Defense Department can come up wltl such a statement. It's amazing I know the flight was made be cause I was on it." Caribbean Rose A spokesman in Miami for th anti-Castro group, 3flth of No- vember, Hiram Gonzales, sal the flight was mode but "from a secret base in the not from Florida." The informant said word o Ihe flight leaked out before th 30lh of November could draft a statement saying the plane tool off from tho Caribbean, Vance wrote Vinson that in vestigation showed the slor, was concocted for publicity pur poses. "The radar defenses of south (See FLIGHT, Pnge 7) By HENRY WOLFF JR. Advocate Staff Writer "We are accepting a bonlnik ypc of the Rev. Paul II. Kratzig told a small cminar crowd of eight Thurs- ay evening in a discussion vherc he restnted his stand hat the National Council of !hurclics of Christ in America embraces principles of cotn- nunism. The rector ot Trinity Episco- ial Church, speaking in his larish hall, emphasized that 'we are not dealing with Kus sia, but with n philosophy op- osecl to that of the Christian. "In the NCCCA, there are many persons that embrace a communlst-liko he City's Outer Area Studied Victoria County commission crs and members of Planning Commission held th second in a scries of intormn talks Thursday, w.ith boll County Judge Wayne Hartmai and Chairman Dan R. Cole man terming the session highlj beneficial to future cooperation Goal of the two groups i lo coordinate planning for th rapidly developing area around the perimeter of the citj where problems arise that d not fall clearly or complelcl within Ihe jurisdiction of eithc agency. Of primary interests are road and drainage, which hot groups want to see develope to provide maximum cfficicnc and service lo hundreds of horn owners in the outlying areas. "We are a long way from anything Colema said. "Right now, it is a mai ler of trying to find out just wha we can do." He said that several more o the informal discussions w 11 have lo be held before any con crcte program can he formui atcd. Judge Hartman concurred adding that in his view these talks are vilally Important t the future welfare and develop ment of the community. Storm May Develop MIAMI, Pla. weak tropical depression about 47 miles southwest of Miami wa Intensifying Thursday night ani could develop into the season', first tropical storm by Frida ojgbt, the Weather Bureau said said. "There Is no doubt that many arc now, or have been, card-carrying communists. "However, that Is unimpor- tant, because what wo ar dealing with is tho He brought out that "integra- tion is not tho Issue" as some persons have indicated, noting that he Is not opposed to in- tegration, but is not in favor of the proposed Civil rights law. He said NCCCA has lobbied for the legislation, The pastor said there is a cor ruption of moral standards in society today, nnd thai some of Ihe literature recommended by the largo church organizallon accepts immorality. Ho said there appears no so> lulion unlil an informed and concerned citizenry realizes the situation. As he did recently before a are group of church women attend- ing a similar seminar, the Rev. Mr. Krnlzig attacked a con- troversial report of the Protes- tant Episcopal Church, which is a member of tho NCCCA, thnt said there was no c o m- munisl influence in Ihe large organization, 'You cnn'l have an investi- gative group investigate he said, and also maintained that the investigation was shal- low and filled with half-truths. The report called charges of communism in the church un- nngs an error to the attention of tho corps thai they can file an amendment. "Wo discovered the discrep- incy lo be a million dollars." laid Winder. "If Ihe corps hrows put the bid, it would cost wo million more, since the Jaucr bid is over two million >elow the second low bidder. If Bauer's bid is allowed to be re- SLibmltlcd, It would save the dls- rlct a million, since the revised bid Is over a million below the second low bid. "Wo not only looked at the million, but wo want the channel :Inished. If Rauer doesn't get it 'the contract) ho said he'd go nto court, and the litigation night cost us a year's 11 m e. Having studied the bid, we felt an honest mistake had been made, and we recommended to ho corps thnt his revised bid bo accepted." Chairman Jean Day read tho wire Iho district sent to the corps, which stated that the dis- trict had reviewed Ihe bid on completion of the contract and was confident an honest mistake lad been made and recommend- ed that the corps accept the revised bid. Day also read wires from lohn Harper of Pittsburgh, pres- ident of Alcoa, which concurred with the opinion of the district and asked thai the revised bid ae accepted, along with the wire from the engineers in reply. All wires were dated June 1. The engineers' wire stated, "wo appreciate your interest in (Sec BOARD, Page 7) American rescue were professional men doing our job, We didn't hate each other. We just had a job lo do.1 Lange, 60, white-haired and portly, leaned heavily on the cane he has used since the en- gagement with Gallery's force cost him his left leg. It was the lirst lime he had seen his ship since her capture June 4, 1944 "It's good to see she's still in good he said as he limped about Die submarine, now a Ircasured exhibit of the Museum of Science and Indus- try. Lange was knocked from the conning lower by shrapnel from minutes by crews and leathery-skinned Gallery, now.._______________________ an admiral, said Thursday. "We directing U-boat operatioas. The taken to tho Bermuda Naval Air Station. His leg was amputatec three weeks later. "I wfis unconscious when my ship was Langc said "so I really don't remember too much about it. "And you know, these nice people even went to all Ihe trou ble to start the engines for me U sounds as though I could sub merge her right now." Two decades ago Gallery, now a resident of Oakton, Va. wanted to capture a submarine to crack the German code for United States clamped a tight lid of secrecy on Ihc capture so Ihc Germans would presume the ship had been sunk. As tho two combatants talked Thursday, Mrs. Lange, Ihe mother of two grown children, stood nearby. For a year and a naif, she had presumed her hus- band had been sea. As Gallery and Lange pre- pared to leave the submarine. :he German captain stopped and picked up the log book. He leafed through H quickly, laid t down and, squaring his shoul- ders, said quietly: "Those were >ad days." A new tvpply of "PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION HANDBOOKS 1964" Tiie runts Republican ten den Demo era tic tn Key Men to Watch TV and Radio Coverage Tally Rheeti Voting Information, Yaw may plclc up your Frti copy crt fa of Advocate 311 I. ;