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   Appleton Post-Crescent (Newspaper) - October 24, 1959, Appleton, Wisconsin                               APPLETON CRESCENT VOL. LII No. 3 28 A, B APPLETON-NEENAH-MENASHA, WIS., SATURDAY, oaOBER 24, 1959 Price Seven Cents State Police Stage Widespread Raids In New York Cities 200 Troopers Hit 29 Towns, Arrest 142 BY MARVIN R. PIKE Albany, N.Y. Preci- sion-timed state police raids in more than a score of up- state communities were hail- ed by a top crime buster to- day as "a powerful blow against big time, organized gambling" in New York. Approximately 200 troopers burst into 79 bookmaking, policy and lottery establish- ments in 29 cities and villages yesterday and arrested 142 persons. "It was the largest raid of its kind ever made in this said Chairman John W. Ryan, Jr., of the state in- vestigation commission. Troopers made their biggest haul in Buffalo, the state's second largest city. They took 86 persons into custody, but had booked only 60 by early today. Most of the 60 were charged with conducting a lot- tery, a felony. Raid Many Buildings Other cities hit in the 3 p.m. crackdown included Niagara Rochester, Syracuse, Albany, Troy. Schenectady and The raiders swooped down on candy stores, beauty shops, newspaper stores, apartments and private homes. Supt. Francis S. McGarvey of the state police said the raids "brok'e the back" of a gambling syndicate that spread into -several states. Through the syndicate, he said, bookies who had receiv- ed bets on a particular sports event could "lay off" the wa- gers with other money men, and spread the risk. The investigation commis- sion said the raids would have ramifications in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Connecticut. The crime agency did not elaborate. 2 Mentioned for Physics Award Stockholm Papers Say Americans Will Win Nobel Prize Stockholm Stockholm afternoon newspapers today named two American atomic Conservatives Study Possible Third Party Want Independents In Presidential Contest Next Year group of ul- tra-conservative men and women went in a series of day and night meetings today in an attempt to lay the foundations of a new political party. Objective of the new party is to place independent pres- idential electors or indepen- dent candidates on state bal- lots for next year's presiden- tial election. Sponsored by the Indepen- dent American, a small monthly political newspaper, the rally will seek to set up a working committee which will, in turn, organize state committees. Income Tax Hit Kent Courtney of New Or- Segre Chamberlain scientists as prooable winners of the 1959 Nobel physics prize. The Americans mentioned are Dr. Emilio Segre, 54, and Dr. Owen Chamberlain, 49, both of the University of Cali- fornia in Berkeley. Prof. Jaroslav Heyrovsky, 69, head of the Polargraphic Institute in Prague, was list- ed as a chemistry prize can- didate. New Column Tells About The Outdoors Today marks the third appearance of a new fea- ture in the Post-Crescent. It is Outdoor Editor Jay Reed's "Both Barrels" and you'll find it every Satur- day on the Outdoor page. Covering activities that in- terest the hunter, the fish- erman and the outdoors- man, the column presents Reed's first-hand observa- tions and experiences in the field. If you're actively inter- ested in Wisconsin's great outdoors or just a casual- onlooker, you'll enjoy this column. It is on Page A-14. TODAY'S INDEX Church Notes A 8 Comics A15 Deaths A12 Editorials A 4 Entertainment A 5 Harry Golden A13 Heritage B12 Kaukauna A 2 Outdoor Page A14 Sports B 4 Women's Section AID Weather Map A12 leans, publisher of the newspa- per, said the group will not name specific candidates nor will they make any effort to reactivate on a national level ;he Dixiecrats or States Rights parties. Courtney, State's Rights nominee for governor of Lou- siana, said a major issue with aim is abolishment of the whole income tax system along with removal of the fed- eral government from compe- tition with private enterprise. Courtrtey said independents mentioned most often by con- servatives as presidential nominees are J, Braken Lee, former Republican governor of Utah and now running for mayor of Salt Lake City as an independent, and J. Edgar Hoover, chief of the FBI. He also said that if Sen. Strom Thurmond of South Carolina would bolt the Demo- cratic party or Sen. Barry Goldwater would leave the GOP, they would make good nominees for the proposed new party. The two-day rally will end tonight with an address by J. Bracken Lee. Study Steel Wai AP Wircphoto After a Harrowing Trip through downtown Miami, Fla., rush hour traffic during which his wife delivered her own 8-pound, 11-ounce baby son, Papa Rudy Blakey busses his smiling wife on the cheek.. Baby arrived at hospital crying, induced by mother's own smack. Refused to Help Mother Miami Disciplinary action will be recommended against a motorcycle police- man accused of refusing to help a mother who delivered her own baby in an automo- bile. Lt. A. G. Tombley said he questioned Patrolman C. W. Smith closely and repeated- ly about the incident and that Smith at first was unable to remember it. 'I find it hard to believe that a man could forget an incident of this nature so eas- ily in less than 24 said Tombley. Asked for Help Smith denied he knew Mrs. Rudy Blakey had given birth. He called the incident "a ter- rible misunderstanding." More Leaflets Showered on Cuban Capital Former Air Force Chief for Castro Says He Flew Plane Havana Mysterious planes slipped past Cuban air force patrols and showered Havana with more anti-gov- ernment leaflets yesterday. The aerial raids were the latest in a series that began Wednesday a day that brought the most, violent show of opposition to Fidel Castro since he took over the Cuban government New Year's day. Castro charged that "count- er revolutionary planes based in the United States" carried out the raids. He denounced U.S. authorities for failing to halt them. He is expected to take quick advantage of a U.S. Federal Bureau of Investiga- tion report yesterday that for- mer Cuban revolutionary air force chief Pedro Diaz Lanz admitted flying a leaflet plane over Havana Wednes- day. New Demands Seen The disclosure is expected to bring new and stronger de- mands from Castro that Washington take action pie of blocks and then turned Cuban refugees in the United States wanted by his government for trial as war Blakey said. "She rolled down the window and said, 'Please, Billy, help me.' We wanted him to escort us to the hospi- tal. He said he couldn't es- cort us but he'd follow us." "He followed us for a cou- off. Bering Strait Project Russians Plan Dam Smith said he didn't hear anyone call him by name. "The car window was rolled up part of the time, the mo- torcycle was making noise, and I assumed the wo'man! had a facial injury because criminals. Diaz Lanz, now living in Miami, Fla., fled Cuba last July. He charged that Castro is a communist and his re- uciu a i. a a A. jr j ji j -j i i she was holding a bandage! Maj. Hubert Matos, the mil- itary commander in Camag- a Province, again raised Mrs. Blakey said she was bit- across her he said. What Smith took to be a ing on it. There was no indication the issue of communist infil- tration in resigning this week. The scholarly, 40-year-old Blakey, a 27-year-old disciplinary action 'Matos, who fought with Cas- craft mechanic, said he was might be taken against the 'driving like crazy" about] policeman. p.m. Wednesday as his wife delivered an 8-pound, 11- ounce boy. A few blocks fur- her along his wife saw Smith on his motorcycle. "She recognized him as an old school friend and the hus- band of a girl friend of New Slant on Tree tin High Blood Pressure BY FRANK CAREY Philadelphia Doctors are junking the old "don't- worry, take-it-easy" pitch in treating patients with high blood pressure. The new slant includes: Go-ahead and worry but- don't worry about your- worrying. That was the word today from Dr. Robert W. Wilkins of Boston, one of the nation's authorities on an ailment that afflicts some 15 million Am-i ericans. A former president of the America Heart association. Dr. Wilkins declared at a news conference during the 32nd annual scientific meet- ing of the association: "We used to say to a pa- tient with high blood pres- sure 'Take it easy and don't worry.' Can't Slop Worrying "Well, 'if there are two things a hypertensive con- genitally can not do, it's those two things. "By and large, there are some lazy hypertensives. But, in families of hypertensives, if traced, they are go-getters. They are enthusuastic and they worry. "They may not look it. They look placid, but this isn't deepseated in the psyche somewhere .where you have to dig it up with a pitch- fork with a psychiatrist. "They tell you. .'Doctor, I may seem placid, but I'm all fluttery inside. I smile so I won't take s poke at some- body.'. "They are tense people. I never tell my patients not to worry. Instead, I say: 'You are going to worry.. .Just don't worry about the fact that you worry.' "I don't ever tell them to take it easy. The hyperten- sive needs to work off a lot of emotional energy in activi- Border Incident Deemed Grave Meerut, India Prime Minister Nehru said today the situation with communist Chi- na over India's northern bor- ders is causing grave anxie- ty. He called on the people to remain calm and not be swept away by emotion. "The situation has caused and i grave "But I do not say there will be war with China on this is- sue." He said restraint and tro in the mountains, was ar- rested and denounced as a traitor by his old friend. Moscow The Rus- sians today reported plans for a huge dam in Bering strait between Alaska and Siberia a dam which they said could transform Arctic wastes into fertile fields. Close Soviet-American co- operation would be needed for the project. Tass, the Soviet news agency, said the idea is for a 46-mile barrier of rein- forced concrete pontoons be- tween the western tip of Alaska and the Chukchi pen- insula. Designs for the dam have been completed by a Soviet engineer called Py- ctry Borisov and details have been published in Lit- erary Gazette. Exactly how the dam would be positioned was not disclosed. Forty-six miles would not be enough to bridge the 55-mile gap be- tween Chukchi peninsula and Alaska. A Tass translation of the Literary Gazette article said: "Borisov maintains that the dam, which would be 74 kilometers (46 miles) wide and would separate the Chukchi peninsula from Alaska, must be sectional, consisting of ferro-concrete pontoons with pumps. "Such pontoons could be built on the Soviet and American coasts, floated down to the Bering strait and installed there." Borisov claimed that his dam "will make it possible to change the climate of the polar region and to con- vert vast expanses of ever frozen ground on the terri- tory of the U. S. S. R., the U. S. A. and Canada into fertile fields." He said it would work this way: "The dam across the Ber- ing strait should neutralize the effect of the Labrador, east Greenland and other cold currents on the power- ful and warm gulf stream." Water pumped from the Arctic to the Pacific ocean would neutralize cold cur- rent which would be unable to meet and mix with the gulf Borisov said. "Simultaneously these pumps would step up the in- flux of the warm gulf stream waters. The gulf stream would pass unham- pered through the Arctic ocean giving off its heat." 'ormer Convict Shot Intersection New York A 48-year- old former convict was mys- teriously shot and critically wounded last night as he slow- ed his car for a traffic light at a busy Queens intersection. The victim, Vincent Sicili- ano, of Astoria, Queens, said he did not see who shot him. But witnesses told police they saw three men pile out of the car after the shooting. "I had stopped for a red ight at Thirtieth avenue (and Thirtieth street, in Astoria) when somebody opened the door on the passenger Siciliano told thing I knew, someone was shooting at me. I didn't get a look at who it was." However, witnesses said they heard three shots and saw three men jump out of the car. They said the men fled in different directions as Changes His Story ty. And it's a common ex- perience, particularly in (the use of) drugs, that patients' blood pressures will come down on exercise, and not gojand not be swept away by must responsibility up.' 'emotion. New York Charles Van Doren and Hank Bloomgar- den, two top money winners, have revised their original statements about the television quiz show "Twenty-One." Both men showed up voluntarily but separately at Dist. Atty. Frank S. Hogan's office yesterday. Hogan said the changes they made were "substantial" but declined to spec- ify just what they were. Hogan said the possibility o f perjury action is being con- sidered but that nothing would be done until after Van Doren appears Nov. 2 in Washing- ton before a house subcom- mittee investigating TV quiz shows. Van Doren First Van Doren, 33-year-old Eng- lish instructor at Columbia university who won on "Twenty appeared first at Hogan's office with his attorney, Carl J. Rubino. AP WJrephoto Vincent Sicitiano the car, slowly rolled into the intersection and stopped. Siciliano, who has a record of 10 arrests going back to 1927, got out of the car, stag- gered across the avenue and collapsed on the sidewalk. At first, he would only identify himself to police and say no more. At St. John's hospital, He spent about an hour to police that the Seek Quick Talks for Settlement Philadelphia Dr. George W. Taylor, head of the president's 3-man fact-finding board in the steel dispute, said today that he has been ia touch with Joseph Finnegan, head of the federal mediation service. AH we talked about was the present problems as to how we can best cooperate in the event the fact finding board is Taylor explained. "That's all I know." Taylor, a professor in the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Finance, said that under the Taft-Hart- ley law if an injunction is is- sued Finnegan must immedi- ately start mediation. Then the board shall be reconvened and its function is to report to the president at certain times on specific status of the he add- ed. Taylor denied reports that he had been in touch with the White House. He said the only persons with whom he talked was Finnegan. Urges Negotiations At Augusta, Ga., President Eisenhower today called on both sides in strike to con- tinue newly arranged negoti- ations until the dispute is set- tled. The president spoke out through an aide as represen- tatives of the industry and the United Steel Workers un- ion made ready to resume negotiations later in the day in Pittsburgh. James C. Hagerty, White House press secretary, said Eisenhower has been kept closely posted at his vacation headquarters on the strike situation. The shutdown now is in the 102nd day. Referring to the president, Hagerty said: "He sincerely hopes that when both sides renew their negotiations this afternoon in Pittsburgh, they realize fully the obligation they owe to the United States and that they remain in consultation and negotiation until they settle it." Both sides are under mount- ing pressure to end the dis- pute. Neither the industry nor the United Steelworkers, how- ever, would comment on pos- sibilities of a new offer being made at the afternoon meet- ing. Lucky to be Alive, Says Paratrooper Injured in Jump Ft. Campbell, 19-year-old freckle-faced par- atrooper looked up from his wheelchair and said, "I'm pretty lucky." Fran c i s J. Dolaher thinks his luck arriv- ed the day he made his ninth jump with the 101st airborne division. His par a- Dolaher chute opened out only five feet instead of the usual 32, and he plunged feet to earth, suffering numerous broken bones and internal in- Assistant Dist. Atty. Joseph Stone, who had investigated the rigging of quiz shows. Then he talked several min- utes with Hogan. assailant opened his car doorj received last rites and fired. He contended was alone in the car. ne twice, but he lived. That was 80 days ago. Now Siciliano suffered two bul- let wounds in the neck. He also was nicked on the left in- AP Wtrepholo Dirty Fighting Was Impossible Thursday in Fort Worth, Texas, as guys from Sigma Chi engaged dolls from Zeta Tau Alpha in their annual fraternity- soror- ity soap battle on the Texas Christian university student center quadrangle. Dis- playing effects of 144 cans of squirt-type soap are, from left, Susan Seaman, Carolyn Beale, Lynn Ploeger and Ann Terry. About three hours later, Bloomgarden. a 30-year-old public relations consultant, j A who won on the show, I appeared at Hogan's office. I Released by Czechs He said he was there to sign and read a staetment he had given Oct. 5 to amplify dex finger. Waidhaus, Germany Communist Czechoslovakia to- earlier statement about the program. Hogan said Bloom- garden's case was "quite similar" to Van Doren's. Both Van Doren and Bloom- garden had said earlier that Turn to Page 3, Col. 1 Swiss Will Elect New Parliament Geneva Switzerland elects a new parliament this weekend after an election campaign as calm andw sober as the Swiss have managed to keep them for though there's a woman com- munist in the senate race for the first time in history. More than candidates from eight political parties are competing for the 196 seats in the republic's nation- al council (lower day released Kennedy an American soldier who has been held in prison there since August, 1S58. Army Spec- ialist John F. K e n n e dy of Philadelph i a, Pa., was turn- ed over to U. S Army auth- orities at this West German- Czech border point. He had been in Czech cus- tody since Aug. 24, 1958. He was sentenced to 14 months in prison for border violation and his term expired today. Kennedy, 26, was received at the border by U S. army of- ficials and by a representa- tive of the U.S. Embassy in Prague. He was immediately taken into military custody. Dolaher is 70 pounds below his normal 183, but expecting to walk with only a stiff ankle after another year ment. of treat- Outlook Dim for Pleasant Sunday Wisconsin Cloudy, win- dy and cooler with frequent showers today gradually di- minishing tonight. Sunday, considerable cloudiness and continued rather cool. High today in the 40s in the north and 45 to 50 in the south. Low tonight 35 to 42. Appleton Temperatures for the 24-hour period end- ing at 9 a.m. today: High 59, low 41. Temperature at 9 a.m. today 48 with comfort' index 61. Barome- ter reading 29.18 inches. Wind north to northwest be- tween 10 and 12 mile's an hour. Precipitation up to midnight 2.01 inches; mid- night to 9 a.m. .30 of an inch. Sun sets at p. m., rises Sunday at a. moon rises ta p. m. Evening planets are Jupiter and urn. I SPAPLRl ,'SP4PERf   

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