Manitowoc Herald Times, August 12, 1961

Manitowoc Herald Times

August 12, 1961

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Manitowoc Herald Times (Newspaper) - August 12, 1961, Manitowoc, Wisconsin MANITOWOC HERALD-TIMES Vol. 252 Second class postage paid at Manitowoc, Wis. MANITOWOC, WIS., SATURDAY, AUG. 12, 1961 Published dally except Sundays and Holl- m Franklin St., Manitowoc, WIs. Price Seven Cents Vest-Pocket Revolt Has Abrupt Ending Diehard Rebel Holdouts Surrender After Bloodless Argentine Uprising BUENOS AIRES, Argentina A vest-pocket mid- night revolt against President Arturo Frondizi came to an abrupt, bloodless end early today as the last rebel hold- outs surrendered. Diehards among the 80 man rebel band gave them- selves up at a.m. without firing a shot after receiving a surrender ultimatum from troops who ringed the tele- phone exchange they had seized shortly before midnight. Troops had trained a cannon on the building. Earlier the rest of the insurgents had surrendered less than five hours after they had seized the government radio station to broadcast claims they were taking over the gov- ernment. The rebels, who aroused no popular support, have not been clearly identified as to po- litical tint. One of the group claimed they were anti-Commu- revolt was a dud. There was no bloodshed. The government announcement blamed the pocket-sized uprising on "hotheads." It accused them of trying to upset internal peace nist nationalists with no political links. Frondizi, who spent the night at his presidential office in con- ferences with top military and po- litical aides, told newsmen as he and damage Argentina's prestige abroad. Remains in Office Government officials appeared convinced the attempted revolt had no important political signi- ficance. Frondizi remained in hisi GOP Sponsored Sales Tax ueezes Past left at daybreak, "The episode office through the night waiting! TEARFUL REFUGEE A little girl refugee from East Ger- has definitely ended." The rebels were arrested. Frondizi declared in a commu- nique shortly after the rebels had broadcast their electrifying an- nouncement that the attempted ifor final word that all resistance! many cries as she sits in her carriage at Marionfelde refugee 'had been wiped out. camp in West Berlin on Friday. (AP Wirephoto via Radio Foreign Minister Adolfo Mugica Senate Okays Wage Increase Per Month Amount of Rise from Berlin) Curb on Refugees Builds JFK Tackles Homework at Summer Home HYANNIS PORT, Mass. President Kennedy, cheered by a key Senate victory for his Ion: range foreign aid program tackled some homework at h summer home today and hoped t get in some rest and relaxation Kennedy brought with him frorr Washington a stack of documents, mostly dealing with the Berlin crisis. If the weather improved, he hoped to put them aside long enough to get in a cruise on Nan- tucket Sound. This is his seventh Cape Cod weekend in a row. Flies in Fog The President flew in night in foggy, overcast weather insisted on making the 20- mile hop from Otis Air Force (Base to his seaside summer home aboard an Army helicopter. i He entered an automobile for the trip, but changed his mind and told an aide "let's try it anyway" j by helicopter. The 'cooter flight was made described the rebel action as "the work of brains that do not func- tion well." Navy secretary Rear Adm. Gas- ton Clement, asked by newsmen whether the incident had any po- litical overtones, said: "You can call them as you wish. This must be a group of hotheads, whether nationalists or Communists." The abortive revolt caused a flurry of excitement. It roused fears that it might create confu- sion at the Inter-American Con- ference at Punta del Este, Ura- iguay, where delegates are seek- MADISON month! ing to implement President Ken salary increase for future Wiscon-nedy's Alliance for Progress sin legislators was approved in a gram. i Such a situation misht have the effect of speeding uphim long-range authority to lend 20-12 vote by the state Strong Impression ithe Berlin crisis bringing it to a fever pitch of aid iunds borrowed irom Friday. The rebels broadcast a revolu- werj before the end of this year. Soviet Premier Khrush-i __. The salary measure, which manifesto after seizing chev has threatened to sign a separate peace treaty approval Nelson's Desk Next Obstacle tor Tax RETURNS FROM EUROPEAN MEETING Secretary of State Dean Rusk, center, watches as Atty. Gen. Robert F. Kennedy is greeted by Mrs. Ruck, who met them both as they arriv- ed by plane at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Thursday. Rusk said that after his talks with foreign ministers of western nations in Paris, that there was hope that the Berlin crisis could be settled by negotiations. Kennedy had been in Africa. (AP Wirephoto) U.S. Officials Believe Restrictions Will Lead to Explosive Berlin Crisis WASHINGTON. U. S. officials believe an extreme- ly explosive situation may build up very rapidly in East got word the Senate had defeated Germany if the Communist resime succeeds in clampingtan amendment sponsored by Sen. down drastically on the flow of "refugees into West Berlin, i Harry F. Byrd, D-Va., to deny _ ._, __ _ _ liivfi if f IT trv Innrl are spending the whole summer Jin Hyannis Port. Soon after his arrival, Kennedy has to pass the Assembly wasjthe telephone exchange which East Germany before the year is out a substitute for biU tha controkall radio lines giving the Refn from the German Communist rule have been would have doubled the present monthly salary of law- makers. Sen.s Allen Busby, R-Milwau-l kee, And Horace Wilkie, D-Madi-l son, voiced, strong objections to: the pay -raise. "If this is put through in this manner, I would say it's one of the worst things I have ever seen in this Busby said. Wilkie said the added salary would put Wisconsin's 133 state lawmakers "way out of line with other states." The a month room and board allowance legislators now receive would be eliminated un- der the proposed new plan. In- impression at first that it was ajfkei West at a -itionwide revolt. 'rate sometimes approaching Police and troops were rushed to buildings where the rebels were' J holed up, but held their fire. Armed with pistols and close to 150.000.'] East German population YT1ULL JJ.U31AJ1O CLLLU. ilgil L macbineguns, the rebels about 17-2 million. when police approached the tele- phone building only 25 blocks from Government House where; Frondizi was meeting with his po- litical and military aides. The rebels claimed in their brief broadcast that they had no political links. Identifies A law student, Hector Corres, among those who surrendered at the radio station, identified East German Deputy Premier ]t Willy Stoph hinted Friday that; measures to stop the refugee flow might be taken soon. He said East German travel regulations have been "shamelesslv misused." e Mirro in 1 Million Suit Indiana Firm Makes Charge Leader Named to Post Travis Joins Building Corp. MADISON (AP) The State Senate's Republican floorleader, Pleased by Vote Robert Travis, 52, of Platteville, President was extremely today was named secretary-treas- iy the vote in the Senate urer of the State Agencies Cor- said press secretaryjporation, which handled financing and Wisconsin's building program. tonight." Pierre Salin, pleased by the bipartisan aspects of that vote." Ten Republicans voted against 'the amendment. ''Foreign aid has historically been a bipartisan Salin- ger added, "and the President was happy that this continued tonight." Kennedy also had praise for iSen. J. W. Fulbright, D-Ark., nk sav the effect of cutting off the flight of refugees would be to bot- to .num of this city and Alumi- m of day were named in a Committee, and the Democratic i Travis was hired for the a year job in a special meeting of the corporation. The group con- sists of legislative members of both parties and also acts as the State Building Corporation. Travis said He was "very pleased" with the appointment. In his role as secretary-treas- urer, Travis will replace J. R. Rothermel, who has resigned to leadership, for work on the foreign! take a post with a Boston rede- 'elopment agency. Travis will of- result that in their I trict Court at Milwaukee. An Indiana boat firm, Star Tankj to his entire foreign aid (Saturday. i a session. Legislators also would receive a month for expenses when the legislature is not in session under terms of the bill. The pay increase would not take effect until the legislator is elected or reelected to the session, but the changes in pense payments %vould LUC aiauuii. iucmu.ieu uie AH JJlQiana uuat. ill ill, o stead, each lawmaker would getjleader of fte rebds as Ws broth .they might turn to outbursts Boafc CQ f for every day that he attends Force Cornniander These could embarrass ft Manitowoc ffrm Soviet-backed Communist gov-j u vear b marketing was certainly a key cente Corres. Hector declared he was an anti- Communist and only seeking to bring national unity to Argentina! which has been beset by econom- ic and industrial unrest. Frondizi said failure of the re- volt demonstrated that the Ar- jgentine people and armed forces! eminent and create an even identical copies of rnree small er degree of instability for Quell Riots In event of serious rioting, andi particularly if the German i metal boats which Star has making for several years. Republic in Danger Fear for (Editor's Note Austra Charles de Gaulle has gone on his mid-August holiday as usual, showing the same steadfast calmness he always has in times of great strife. Veteran AP Godfrey Anderson ana- lyzes some of the problems confront- ing the French leader with some of De Gaulle's friends fearing for his hfe.) By GODFREY ANDERSON PARIS Charles de Gaulle's government this year regards the mid-August holiday- season much as Julius Caesar once regarded the Ides of March. No soothsayer is needed to warn that the Fifth French Republic stands in danger. Some French- men, and those among the best informed, see even the possibility of an attempted rightist coup d'etat this month. serenity of his regime. Two days ago he started his usual vacation at his country retreat of Colom- bey-les-Deux-Eglises, 120 miles from Paris. Plastic Bombs There are plenty of problems. The painfully slow Algerian peace Democrats Hope for Governor's Veto on Measure MADISON revenue re- vision bill that would add a three j per cent sales levy to the income tax system that has financed Wis- consin government for 50 years '.squeaked through the Republican I dominated Legislature Friday. It was headed today for the desk of Gov. Gaylord Nelson, the leader of a state democratic par- ly unalterably opposed to its adoption. Nelson has expressed dislike for several provisions in the GOP sponsored measure, but his criti- cisms have centered on its failure to include a new system of re- distributing state collected tax dollars to localities. Last Minute Switch That omission alone, Democratic leaders contend, provides enough of a peg to support a veto mes- sage. Nelson himself will not comment. But he is not expected to alien- ate bis party by endorsing a sales tax. Only a last minute switch by Sen. Gerald Lorge, R-Bear creek, ;aved the measure from defeat in the Legislature. And even with Lorge back in the fold, the GOP had to call on ts highest elected state official, ,t. Gov. Warren Knowles, for the tie-breaking vote that eased the talks have broken down again amid the continuing explosion of plastic bombs. The touchy ques- tion of France's Bizerte naval base is still unsettled. The United Nations will debate it Aug. 2L The farmers are acting up again, pressing for Parliament's recall to discuss their problems. Behind it all, the Berlin crisis is looming ever larger. Professional politicians who op- With De Gaulle the main ob- pose De Gaulle see themselves stacle to the success of rightist relegated to the background of also aUeges that Mkroi Handed to Police e situation. Soviet forces to firms. staraUegesthatAl. ringer pistol of the type carried In taking over for Rothermel, the Republican veteran legislator, also becomes a citizen member of the building commission. The appointment of Travis will; see the Senate's Republican ma-j jority cut to 19 when the legisla-' lure reconvenes in the fall. A i similar reduction in Democratic! plans, they fear for his life. The lofty, disdainful president conducting foreign affairs, so long as the present strong man of are united m law. effective if the bill is signed into d'c "ieu. "'V achieve the national destiny ____through legality and the constitu- tional regime." Early Afomfowoc County History by John Harmon order. be to lit L V In 1953. Sox let troops were used Ce0t of {im.s stock to quell riots in several East The Jndiana firm asked coa is the dominant their garters by gun-toting, in Mirro, owning between 20-28 girls of the American Wild West i be brought about by i of the appointment Carl Lauri. D-Superior, as member of the State Industrial :was handed in at a Scottish police Commjssion> the GOP that.station Friday an margin. The tiny pistol measuring a, bare 21? one of thou- for damages and any profits sands of weapons surrendered in CJ.ef- Celebration law in East Berlin. The uprisings.-Mrro derived from sale of the Great Britain in the first week w 'an amnesty period during which FORT Chad Republic damages in the home of Col. led bv striking German workers. T f- r-------- __. iyjL JU UJC liuilic ut v-vu. began m mid-June and continued; Mirro Aiuminunl Co. officials owners of ail illegal firearms are African republic Annv vet. Ho some degree into Saturday they had not urged to hand them overrated between Nigeria and the as usual gives no public sign thatlFrance holds power. Many army anything could be "wrong with the! officers bitterly oppose his pro- ___! posed solution of the Algerian j problem by letting the Algerians 'choose for themselves. They cal it selling out the empire. Thirst for Revenge Those who tried to unseat the regime by the Algiers revolt oi January 1S60 and April 1961, still thirst for revenge. Many of their leaders are still at large. Prob- ably most of the Europeans in Algeria, feeling they now have lit to lose, are ready to back them in a last, desperate throw. Just as in April, well informec journalists warn of impending danger. The conservative Paris daily Figaro, the influential leftis weeklies Express and France-Ob- Boys Admit Act of Vandalism Cause Damage to Home ST. PETERSBURG. Fla. Three boys, ranging in age from ill to 14, have admitted they j caused more than worth f If1 1 s oeuieniuci.'said Saturday they had not urged to hand tnem overrated Between ivigerw aim u.c ,vho jnstructed former servateur, all stress that the re UirtAfU The refugee problem is nolified Of aim is to cut crime in Great dan today celebrated its first Eisenhower at West'gime is in danger. Last time they JVVI W f IvIUI I to have engaged the attention and in absence oflBritain. niversary of independence. U ere right. This time who knows? ;Secretary of State Dean Rusk and' jch notification listing specific Police estimate that the facauli- was formerly a French colony! visiting a! August is a specially dangerous Senate Rejects Byrd Amendment lu ana tnat. m uie aosence oiitjnujm. ui 'Secretary of State Dean Rusk and; notification listinc specificj Police estimate that the bcaaii- was formerly a French colonyj SJn; 'other high U.S. officials, though could not make a was made and part of French Equatonal Af- 2ifl Cool Breezes Fan 'other high U.S. officials, though 'there appears to be nothing ef- fective they can do about it at' However, they said, they arc the moment. confident the plaintiff has no le- WASHIXGTON (Continued on Page M-9)