Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune, December 23, 1959

Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune

December 23, 1959

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Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune (Newspaper) - December 23, 1959, Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin A Forty-Sixth Pope's Christmas Message Renews Call for Peace VATICAN CITY (AP) Pope John XXIII declared in a Christmas message to the world today that "things and in- stitutions the state are primarily for man not man for them." The Communist way of life was an obvious target of the 78-year-old Roman Catholic pontiff, though he did not mention communism by name, in a speech devoted to peace turn of beer. r ._____ ____________________ Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin, Wednesday, December and the obstacles in its path. Broadcasting a new call for world leaders to fashion a true peace, he said social peace "is solidly based on the mutual and Legislature Declares Brief Holiday Recess MADISON Legisla ture recessed today until Jan. 6. The Senate, by a voice vote, concurred in an Assembly resolu- tion passed quickly by the lower louse earlier in the day. The 1959 Legislature is the first in 26 years to meet during Christ- mas week. The last Christmas holiday stint was a special ses- sion called to enact state legisla- tion dealing primarily with the re- Single Copy Ten Cents This time the issue keeping leg- islators in Madison hinges on dis- agreement over passage of reve- nue measures needed to balance Winter's Arrival Brings Heavy Snow, Poor Driving Conditions Cold Wave Moves Into Northeast reciprocal respect for'the dignity of man." "The disturbances which unsettled the internal peace of 1960-1961 budget, trace their origins chiefly to source, that man has been treat- ed almost exclusively as a ma- chine, a piece of merchandise, a worthless cog in some great ma- chine, a mere productive he said. Obviously referring to President Eisenhower's 11-nation jjeace tour and other recent international de- velopments, he said "the most re- cent events have caused an at- mosphere of so-called disengage- ment which has caused hopes to blossom anew in many minds He described the Internationa basis of peace as "above al truth." 'There Is No The pontiff said the Roman Catholic Church "looks with fa vor on every initiative which ca help spare humanity new con flicts, new massacres, new de struction beyond calculation." "There is not a state of he said, "but neither is then peace." The Pope spoke in Italian In re sponse to Christmas greeting from the College of Cardinals. His message was broadcast by the Vatican radio and various Euro pean networks. The Mutua Broadcasting System planned to carry an English-language trans lation in the United States from to a.m. Pope John, again without nam- 15 Newsman Is Convicted, Ordered to Leave Cuba By The Associated Press A numbing arctic blast hit the Northeast today in the ce of a heavy snowstorm jwhich marked winter's offi- cial arrival Tuesday. Many below-zero record-! ings were listed throughout I the region during the early newsman went to the Uni 3 Injured as Storm Makes Driving Poor Three persons were injured in traffic accidents in the city and county Tuesday as blowing snow made roads slippery and visibility poor. Allan M. Stephenson, 50, Marsh- field, was taken to St. Joseph's Hospital in Marshfield Tuesday night for treatment of crushing (AP) Ameri- can newsman James Buchan- an today was under orders to get out of Cuba after being convicted of helping an American escape from a Cas- tro prison. A five-man military court in Pinar del Rio convicted the correspond- ent for the Miami Herald I Tuesday night, gave him a sus- Ill pended sentence of 14 years and] UniOt1 ordered him deported within 24' hours. "ThaW said Buchanan! and' left Pinar del Rio for Havana to catch a plane for Miami. Buchanan was charged with out Of i the Northeast, a fresh wintry ited outburst plastered the upper Mis- states to help a fugitive from sissippi Valley -with up to seven Jordon said. "It of snow. shake the Justice Department." Buchanan denied aiding Young to escape. He told the court that his' purpose in coming to Cuba was to interview the other Ameri- can and that he brought him ban- dages only as a humanitarian gesture. concealing facts about the escape earlier this month of Frank Austin Young of Miami, who broke out )f a Pinar del Rio prison after icing sentenced to 3 years in prison for leading an armed anti- Castro band. Arrested in Hotel Buchanan was arrested as he approached Young's hotel room lideout with bandages for the ugitive's injured leg. In Miami, Lee Hills, executive editor of the Herald and the {night newspapers, said his or- ianization is inced" that "absolutely Buchanan was ?uilty' of nothing except covering legitimate news story in Cuba. Hills said the Herald "will con- inue to cover all legitimate news n Cuba in the future as it has in he past." The five-man military court was astily summoned Tuesday al- hough other tribunals were in ecess for the Christmas holidays, arlier in the day the U.S. State epartment sent a note to the chest injuries received when Ministry of State presum- Poll Set for Early January WASHINGTON The gov- ernment poll of steelworkers on whether they want to accept management's last offer will be conducted Jan. 11-13 if there is no n., settlement meantime of their la- in areas just north of New York Low of Minus 34 The temperature dropped to a minus 34 at Wanakena in northern New York and 29 below at Sara- nac Lake in New York State's Adirondack Mountains. Montpelier, Vt., reported a read- ing of 8 below and Burlington 2 below. Boston's mark was 12 above. Maine's lowest was one below at Caribou, but the Weather Bu- reau warned that the temperature was expected to fall as low as minus 20 in northern Maine to- night. Tuesday's snowfall, ranging up ;o 10 inches and setting records "or the date in some spots, snarled highway, rail and air traffic. Storm Casualties At least 23 deaths were blamed on the storm and highway ac- cidents caused by slippery roads. Up to 10 inches of snow fell bor dispute, it was announced today. Stuart Rothman, general coun- sel of the National Labor Rela- City. New England had 2 to 7 inches. Commuters and Christmas shop- pers bound for New York City tions Board, said the agency is [were delayed by slow-moving making plans to conduct an elec-l buses, subways and trains. More tion during that three-day period than 200 flights were delayed or if necessary but hopes the need Highways Kept Open Despite 7-Inch Fall, Some Drifting Winter arrived officially Tuesday, and as it came it served notice on Wisconsin that it is a force to be reckoned with and may live up to the terrible reputation it earned last year. As skiers, children and "White Christmas Dreamers" welcomed the snow, it was generally conceded that enough is enough. But the weatherman predicts that it will continue until tonight, when it will dimmish to flurries. The state Highway Depaitment this morning warned that driv- ing was hazardous throughout the state not welcome words to the thousands of persons who will be traveling for the holidays. County Roads Slippery Roads in Wood County are all open but are slippery, according to Kenneth Dix, patrol superintend- Rule Freeman Can't Close Struck Plant HOSPITAL RECEIVES GIFT A Heidbrink gas machine for use in the delivery suite of the ob- stetrical department at Riverview Hospital was delivered to the hospital this week. This latest piece of anesthesia equipment is the gift of the medical staff. It can supply oxygen, nitrous oxide and cyco- propanc gas, and also has an ether attachment. Grouped about the stainless steel cabinet on its arriv- al are Robert Suerth, Mrs. Edith Hemp, Foster L. Riggs and David Stern. Mrs. Hemp is obstetri- cal supervisor. Riggs is the hospital administrator and Suerth and Stern are members of the hospi- tal's anesthesia department. (Tribune Staff Photo) rerouted at La Guardia and Idle- wild airports. Many schools, including 500 in 4000 Greet the President On Return From His Travels for it will be removed by a union- management agreement. In other developments. 1. President Eisenhower, just jack from his goodwill trip to three continents, held a conference with three Cabinet woods members and four other officials110 forage for food- The animals A shivering but enthusiastic crowd shouted greetings on the bogged down efforts to end nalted traffic in some spots. as the President drove into the White House grounds shortly after mid- The 16-hour snowfall in New nifiht. Thus ended a trip, mostly by jet plane, that started WASHINGTON (AP) President Eisenhower relayed metropolitan area, a "Merry Christmas" from major areas of the free world today as he returned from his historic peace mission to Christmas tree in his own backyard. car he was driving was involved in a collision with one driven by Robert D. Galles, 35, 2340 10th St. S. Stephenson is reported in good condition, as is Galles, who was hospitalized here with multiple abrasions. The mishap occurred when blowing snow obscured the vision of the drivers on Highways 13-73, two miles west of Wisconsin Rapids, at p m. Damage in the accident amount- ed to Car Hits Locomotive ably requesting expeditious han- dling of Buchanan's case. The trial lasted only a few hours. Cuban 'Benevolence' The prosecution asked for a 20- year sentence. But Oscar Fernan dez Jordan, the civilian prosecu tor, said Prime Minister Fide Castro's regime would "show its benevolence" by deporting Buchan an. :he steel dispute. 2. Union and management bar- gaining teams met in a session called by the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service, but with- out any sign that they were mak- ing any progress. York City was the worst since '-'ec- 3 and Eisenhower to 11 February 1958. Seven inches was natlons on three continents the reported in Manhattan. Farm Youth Strangles Emily Lubeck, 18, Rt. 4, receiv-j country. He accused the editors of the Herald of sending Buchanan to Cuba to help Young flee the ed outpatient treatment at River- view Hospital for a bump on the head, suffered when the car in which she was a passenger struck a locomotive at the North West- ern railroad's Lincoln St. crossing at 6 25 p m. Tuesday. The auto was driven by Mr David Lubeck, 1810 Cliff St., whil the conductor of the locomotiv was F. W. Fogle, Fond du Lac Damage to the car amounted t "What would happen if a Cuban 3 Crashes at Port Cars driven by Sam Holden, 53 Rt. 2, and Elizabeth Bodette, Por Edwards, collided in Port Ed wards at p.m. Tuesday, re suiting in damage. Alvin F. Grauvogl, 35, 445 Tw Mile Ave., and Mary A. Grab Port Edwards, were drivers o cars which collided as both were backing from driveways on oppo- site sides of 3rd St. in Port Ed wards at 1-45 p.m. Tuesday. Dam 15 f day left Si Mills, Business Places to Close Down for Holiday Activity at area industrial plants and business places will be suspended as employes spend the Christmas holidays with their fam- ilies. The book mills of Consolidated Water Power Paper Co., Wis- consin Rapids and Biron Divi- sions, will be closed from 3 p.m. Thursday to 7 a.m. Saturday. At Ahdawagam Division production will be suspended from 11 p.m :oday until Saturday morning when some departments will re- sume operations. Production at Corp. will cease Thurs day and Friday, and certain de- triments will resume Saturday AH Consolidated and Consoweld offices will close at 5 p.m. today said first returns from a postcard poll the union is taking of its members are overwhelmingly against accepting the last offer of the steel companies. After the meeting of union and management bargaining teams, federal mediation Director Joseph F. Finnegan said he felt no prog- ress had been made this week. "There hasn't been any change in the position of either Finnegan told reporters. He said no further session will be held until Sunday afternoon when he again will meet with the chief negotiators for the two sides. Finnegan said the Sunday ses- sion would not interfere with the scheduled start the same day of company by company negotia- ions which the companies have agreed to upon demand of the un- on. CHILTON (AP) Richard longest ever by an American president in office. The welcoming delegation, es- went he was given a message of Merry Christmas to convey to the people of the United States. "e promised a fuller, though timated by police at close to e promse a uer, though was far short of the millions that f, ,.hls greeted the President on his 19- day tour of personal diplomacy, weather on his rcturn when he formally lights the na- tional Christmas tree late today The Reunion for Eisenhowers A Happy One WASHINGTON was MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) j Three federal judges ruled today that Gov. Orville L. Freeman went beyond his authority in using National Guardsmen to shut down the strikebound Wilson Co. packing plant at Albert Lea, Minn. They tofd the company it could reopen the plant. The judges held Freeman had no absolute power to declare mar- tial law at Albert Lea. Their ruling barred Freeman and the National Guard from in- terferrmg with the company's right to have "free and unlimited access to the plant. Grant Time for Appeal The court panel granted a slay of its injunction until midnight Sunday, however, to permit the state an appeal to a U. S. Circuit Court. Freeman declared martial law at Albert Lea on Dec. 11 after violence broke out at the plant involving pickets and nonunion workmen who had been hired by the company to replace strikers. "Military rule cannot be im- posed upon a community simply because it may .seem to be more expedient than to enforce the law by using the National Guard to aid the local civil the judges said. Freeman's office said he would make no comment until the gov- ernor has had a chance to read the 12-page decision. Wilson's president, .Tames D. Cooncy, .said m Chicago the deci- sion pleased him and that he hopes the court's opinion "will ent for the county highway depart- ment. He said there is some drift- ing; but it is not too bad here. City streets are open but are al- so slippery. Dix said that with good iudg- ment. drivers can get through the county roads all right. Snowfall here measured about four inches at midnight, with an- other three to four inches falling since then. Temperatures remain- ed in a moderate 25 to 27-degree range. Ordinance Reminder Police Chief R. J. Exner today reminded residents and business- men of a city ordinance which pro- vides that if persons deposit snow from their private driveways or parking areas onto public streets they can be charged by the city for the cost of its removal. The Weather Bureau said four to six inches of snow are expected to accumulate over the south, west and northeast sections of the state before diminishing to flurries by tonight. Strong winds will cause heavy drifting and blowing snow, making road clearing difficult. The bureau said holiday motorists traveling anywhere in Wisconsin 'and "hefgTiBiSring states should be well equipped, including shovels. And in Milwaukee, the street de- partment was mounting snow plows and sending out trucks in a full scale plowing operation. Rhinelander and Arbor Vitae battled a snowfall that totaled 14 inches by 7 a. m., and showed no sign of letup by mid morning. The Wausau area reported 8 to 11 j inches and Park Falls had 8 in- happy family reunion at Andrews clarify Gov. Freeman's.' Air Force Base Tuesday night "A great many of our so-called when Mamie Eisenhower, gaily liberal governors seem unable to dressed in Christmas red, warmly husband, distinguish between being candi- said. "They are" Watching TV Can Actually Give You Pain LONDON A British med- ical magazine warned today that himcoif K .1. r i i himself in a barn on the family' farm Tuesday when he became j They waxed giant sparklers that entangled in binder twine which brilliantly lighted Pennsylvania to cheer Eisenhower She hugged them all and held i to be governor for the entire' Ltatc tdevision. can the pre.sldenl.s arm h Freeman is governor for from ,a Pain in the neck was dangling from a nail on a 'avenue as Eisenhower nooded his post. appreciation. Then, after the chief A brother, Paul, said Richard executive had entered the' White played with the twine while Paul House, they burst into a serenade fed a calf. Paul and a sister freed of Christmas carols, the boy from the twine but were, Half an hour earlier, a smaller who accompanied him. mary executive duties is to keep unable to revive him. official delegation met the Presi- The parents, Mr. and Mrs Al- dent at Andrews Air Force Base fred Boehnlein, were Christmas 15 miles away in nearby Mary- shopping at the time. 15 Auto Skids Into Truck; 2 Killed By The Associated Press The periodical. "The It was obvious Mrs Eisenhower Peace for everyone in In, that the incidence of was pleased at her husband's jov-i Indicates Appeal J s ruddy appearance She had' The state', attorney general, e'er mTv' exposed uorry over arduous'Miles Lord, indicated Pno, to the bring i oo jtuling he would appeal if it went i TV neck Watchine from a I-or Barbara Eiscn-'against the .state. d! nr low of too turner who accompanied her fa-; The three judges-Circuit Judge'may pam and SS j- touched down after a one-stop Tuesday, two of them in a Man Her husband. .inhn Ar 5 d... ..J.'Cmobllc positions may ucnea down alter a one-stop Tuesday, two of them in a Man Her husband, Maj John Ei- mindful o th7ni-ccss.lv ,r nrn JT ght from Morocco were Mrs. nette County crash. The state scm'd as his ventm bloo herT T h L' T to dots in the Vifn i_n ___i_ _ j v-lilu uuitr s cnung Dloodsned I hey atknowl- 9 TV rite Eisenhower, Vice President Rich-jtraffic toll reached 804 with 801 on this Wisconsin Weather Thursday "th diplomatic corps year ago. todaj.aitle on the tour. Not much change in temperature. Uow and Other Officials. tonight 14-24. High Thursday in the 20s. Local weather facts for 24-hr, ending at i a.m.: Max., 27; m precipitation, .41 inch. Message to Americans At Andrews the President spoke i briefly, saying that everywhere he -atknowl- 3. TV fits. Flickering of the tod-iv to her h mUSt scrcen may touch off convulsions today_ to her at times be .sacrificed to prevent in borderline .epileptics. role as housewife and mother with the .spillm" of blood _, An automobile skidded broad- tour in their home "Ru? a Free pelS'do not sur- eat may render to mob rule side and was hit by a semitrailer nc ir Pa. business Monday and resume morning. Nekoosa-Edwards Paper Co. mills suspend production from 7 i.m. Thursday until 7 a.m. Satur- lay, and offices will close at 5 today and open again Mon- morning. At Preway, Inc., production lalt at 7 a.m. Thursday and re- main suspended until Monday norning, Offices will close at 12 oon Thursday and open Monday morning. Business places in Wisconsin iapids will remain open until 9 'clock tortight and until 5 p.m. hursday. Stores as well as most ervice establishments and public Biblical Story of the Holy Birth To Be Retold in Local Churches _ Celebrating the birthday of the Christ Child along with 'Lady Queen of Heaven Church, Christians the world over, Wisconsin Rapids people will'according to the pastor, the Rev. follow traditional customs by attending religious services Stanley Andrzcjewski, the first atJTSay'when'her andlnoih- tho ho in the churches of their choice. The Biblical story will be midnight, the second at 8.30 automobile collided. Denied to Vice p. proved the court truck on Highway 41 three mile-. She bi ought home a north of Cnvitz in Mannelte Coun- of gifts ty Tuesday. Mrs. Charles inles, snake- and state to enforce thc laws ter of Amberg, a passenger in thelchcenng millions and itrange.have automobile, was killed outright 'KmcK sajd driver, Mrs. Raymond Mam- ___1 'son, 35, also of Ambers, died in 'the Mannctte General i early today. Mrs. Smeester's 4 year old daughter, Peggy, injured scnou-.i.y m the accident, was in poor condi- tion today. 'nlMl'Yw CheSt' producine Nation's Top Executives Get Cranberries for Christmas Mrs Dorothy Warren, 49 iDownsville. Wis., was killed late W 00. 7.00, 8 00, pastor, the Rt Rev. Msgr. C. W. dorff will" deliver the sermon at 9'30' 10 antl 1l'ir> a m- nl 11.4" __ ___ Gille, at The solemn high mass will be sung at midnight. Masses Christmas Day at SS. to he followed immediately by the high mass. Friday mor Moravian Worship Moravian tradition dating Wagner to Take Lie Test in Perjury Case The Circuit Court trial of lho fmir'0n that "the Prisoners at WdUDUn V, Mirshfinid ,s a simtlar only food certified safe to cat by c Changed w-ih Siting- U> Housc for Prcsi-'thc Wvcrnmcnt Erect Christmas CroSS has been continued until Jan. 5 to permit the mil to a lie detcc-tor dent Kisenhower. At thc same time. Welfare Sec-1 WAUPUN The age-old UULU UI1L11 lit i I1C defendant to sub-' romarked he now is Flemmmg announced there symbol of salvation burns brightly tec-tor test. of ,a sl'PPlv ol n-an-'aro plentv of ci.uibprnes free over Wisconsin's grim gray State ;an Tuesday morn- for tho holidays as he from contamination available Piison this Chnslmas season day schedule. 10-45 and 12 noon. Sixth jrade pupils will sing hymns dur- The trial began Tuesday as ne trom coni.imnu.tmn available Piison this Chnslmas season ing, and all the testimony was tak delegation for thc for Christmas dinner. He said he'convids put it there salvaging en then Wagner has waived a and canned had .sent letters to- federal aeon- material from prison' workshops jury m the trial. (rnnbomes. juice and jelly. ,cios including health service hos- to build an illuminated cross atop He is accused of soliciting a wit-1 'he presentation were pitals. urging them to use tested a 21.1 foot water tower, ness to commit perjury in a ins V. Mark cranberries on holiday menus. i Walter Gessell, chief c I 21, where Aiichineloss 'R X'.D "The Food and Drug adm.nh-i.nl the prison, said that was charged with and am. The children's'vian Church, when each worship-beer to persons under tho Vff choir will be heard during the per will receive a lighted candfe 2iTn Keith Mi-Mass and Mel-tration' II. Laird Ml-Wisi. high mass. -.v. J.HI III til .choir, composed of upper grade! the Christmas are part of as a symbol of thc flame of love which burned in the heart of the services in Ourl is engineer convicts Flemming wrote, "as- thought of the idea, built a 15- siires me that there are foot cross out of scrap of a steeplejack 21 in the nunker Hill Tavern, town. The gift-, were made as the in- stocks of tested and cleared cran- when lack of Lincoln, whero liquor is sold idustry opened a campaign to re- Jberries on the market. I hope that 'threatened the did the He was acquitted of that charge store public confidence in c ran- 'cranberries will be purchased and 'high work themselves on the after the hearing. [berries which suffered a freely during the holiday." Itower. ;