Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune, March 5, 1964

Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune

March 05, 1964

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Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune (Newspaper) - March 5, 1964, Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin c fifttrth Yew Tribune iy, 5, 1M4 Storm Lashes Part of State Hoffa Planning Appeal of Jury-Rigging Conviction CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) James R. Koffa, presi- j dent of the nation's largest labor union, stared in grimj disbelief Wednesday when he heard himself declared; guilty of trying to rig a federal court jury. It was his first conviction in four trials, "We will Hoffa told Newsmen. His lawyers said motions for a new trial would be filed with', U.S. DisL Judge Frank Wilson within five days. The conviction could mean 10 value" to a Nashville bar oper- ator if he would try to contact COMFORTING Lillian Sousie gives a jhand her husband, NapoieM. as the eMtpte walck the Mies eight their chiUrat and .a cnwManfJUer Into at Trty, S.T. iaw frttii the ame, cUhnfcc the BTM the children. Primary Tuesday Court Candidates Hold Varying Views MILWAUKEE (AP) Three j one of the, state's best known attorneys with sharply j jurists, in "a primary field of divergent opinions on the pow- j five, then was defeated by Bett- ers and policies of the judiciary fuss in the April election. v.ili put their cases in the hands i Boyle, last to enter the con- of the people next Tuesday in i test moved to Beaver Dam last the primary for Supreme Court, j year after practicing law in Mil- waukee for more than a decade. In 1956, he was defeated by- Sen. Alexander Wiley in the Repub- lican primary for the Senatorial nomination, and in 1937 was de- Schools in Southeastern Area Closed by Foot of New Snow By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS A fast-moving storm, packing blizzard-Uke winds and blinding snow, lashed parts j of southeastern Wisconsin Wednesday night, dumping up to 14 inches of snow and j bringing activity virtually to a halt. j The storm, producing the heaviest snowfall since Feb. 18. 1962. moved into the I southern Jip of Wisconsin late at night as rain and sleet and turned to blinding snow 1 near Racine. Counties near Lake Michigan took the brunt of the wish the cities of Peuaukee recoiling j 14 inches. Shebeygan 13, and Milwaukee 9. General .Mitchell Field al Mihtaukoe ceased operation at ]2 a.m. today and crews 2 the airstrips this morn-1 j ing. I Softool closings were almost 100 per cent in Milwaukee, Wau- i j kesha. Manitm-.-oc. Sheboygan, Jefferson, Racine. Kenosha. j Ozaukee and Walworth counties. The University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee and Marquctte Uni- versity also closed- Roads Impassable j Highways in those same coun- i ties were rejwrted generally im- WIAA Ruling j Qtvi ii SIC JU V ll> CUUUid. t I years in prison and a members of the 1962 jurv. fine for Hoffa, head of the Team- j businessmen were Nich- olas J. Twee! of Huniington, j i Se.teiK-u.g Not Set w.Va.. and Allen Dorfman of j The judge has set no date tor Chicago. passing x sentence. I 1 The verdict brought congratu- i lations to the prosecutors from County Democrats to Attv. Gen. Robert F. Kennedv u r-L. j accused bv.Hoffa of wag- 1 "ear Chairman I ing a vendetta against him. LOUJS Hanson, Mellen, state Kennedy, once called a '-punk Democratic chairman, will ad- JL? i dress a meeting of the Wood asked for his reaction to tae ver- i diet Pressed by Washington iCounty Democratic party at the! __________ newsmen for a 'statement, he i Eagles Club here Saturday eve-j live. They were on hand to officially launch the 30th Annual would sav only that "it was in j Easter Seal campaign. In background arc comcdiaB Bob Hope. the hands of the jurv and the i The meeting, opening at 3 p.m.. left. National faster Seal chairman, and J. P. W. Brown of j highways south of a line run- jurv has spoken" Iw'" 'De preceded by a potluck 1 Chattanooga, Tenn.. president ef the National Society for j crippled Children and Adults. WHITE HOUSE National Easter Seal twins, Ronnie' and Dannie six-year-olds from Coal Creek, abandoned their crotches in the President's White House office to perform head stands for the chief execu- Auburndale Out Of Tourney Play Auburndale has been eliminated from the WIAA bas- had im- ketbaU tournament field for alleged use of an ineligible proved slightly. Motorists were player. warned to use "their cars only j John Roberts, executive secretarv of the Wisconsin in emergencies. j interscholastic Athletic Association, notified Aubura- dale school authorities this morning that the Apaches were re- {will be preceded Hoffa told newsmen that "de- j at 7 spite- what you think" he has no f intention of relinquishing the j pres'dlhcy of the Teamsters, an j independent union with 1.7 mil- j lion members. "I rest assured of one thing.'' he said, ''that the mem- bership will be behind Hoffa in the fight all the way." Initial reaction from mem- bers of Hoffa's home local in 'Detroit was unanimously in his favor. Faces Another Trial Type III Oral Polio Vaccine Will Be Administered in County Sunday ning from Prairie du Cnien j Robert L. Hubert. Auburndale; superintendent, said Pittsvillc! Hoffa, 51. who is scheduled to 4 p.m. March 8. Thousands of Wood County residents will obtain complete protection from polio this Sun- day. The third in the series of S.O.S. {Sabin Oral Sundays) clinics will be held from 10 a.m. to go on trial April 27 in Chicago on charges of misusing S20 mil- in union pension funds, be- j came president of the Team- sters after his .predecessor, Dave Beck, went to prison for Gen. i and Turkish communities on Douglas MacArthur has "ob- I Cyprus. structive jaundice of unknown I They are still there. Village elders, mothers, lathers, youths and babies are huddled in the two-story building with little ap- tbe British Royal Artillery. Two hundred yards uphill on the edge of the village is the Turkish school. Inside. 112 families are jammed into a building where 270 pupils until recently attend- ed classes. orgin" and exploratory abdom- inal surgery will he performed Friday morning to try io de- termine the cause, Walter Reed Army Hospital announced to- day. A statement from the hospital where the 84-year-old warrior has been undergoing tests since Monday, reported: "Diagnostic tests on Gen. Mac- Arthur have been completed. It has been determined that he has an obstructive jaundice of unknown origin. "Exploratory surgery of the abdomen will be performed on Friday morning. March 6, at Walter Reed Army Hospital." numbered Turkish families from Polis and nearby villages gath- ered in a Turkish school, seek- ing safety from the undeclared j civil war between the Greek on a portabje oi] In the small office of the prin- cipal, schoolmaster Cavusog'u speaks: "The Greeks say come back and we will live together. But we can never get along again. Never at all, sir." The Turks say the Greeks drove them cut of their homes "Without escorts by British j in a bloody battle and destroyed some houses with an armored bulldozer despite a truce. The last time they tried to go into town seyen of their men were seized as hostages, the teacher parent hope of returning to their homes. troops we cannot, move any- said schoolmaster Ca- j hit Cavusoglu. "We are sur- i rounded." said a British officer. "Both sides say they will not harm each other and neither believes a bloody word of it" At the last crossroad inside the village is the command post of Capt Michael Creigbton of over mam river crossing trans- mission lines. Flood waters forced more than 100 persons from their houses in Mississippi. Ten-foot high waves pounded the Louisi- The Rev. Cletas L. Abts. a for- j mer assistant at SS. Peter Paul Catholic Church here, has been named chaplain af the 32nd Division of the Wisconsin Nation- j Weather Bureau said at j cellar caved in at her house, al Guard. Father Abts is present- 1 'east a dozen tornadoes were j The tornado at Pickwick de- ly pastor of Holy Name Church I spawned as warm air from the Gulf of Mexico clashed with a cold front Wednesday. Torrential rains accompanied many thunderstorms and the 24-hour rainfall in western Ken- Divjsion, he has been assistant j tuc5Qf exceeded five inches, division chapJain since 1951. i Lightning struck a house at Lt Col. Abts will now have re- I Forrest City, Ark., and started sponsihiliiy for all chaplains and a rire in which se-efi died. An- j a cargo ship into a wharf at chaplain "acthities within the other Arkansas fatality was at- New Orleans, knocking down 32r.d Division. He will sene J to a tornado. about 15 fender pilings, on the special staff of Major Gen- Two were in western Five school pupils were in- era! Dunian. commanding gener- f Kentucky and another perished jured at Corinth. Miss., v.hen a in Tennessee. Damage from tornadoes was reported in Louisiana, MISSIS- sippi and Missouri, and wind damage to a lesser degree was 10 Appointments reported in northwest Georgia. ---------E-E----------------- A woman was killed when a tornado roared down onto the Beech Creek community near Magnolia, Ark. Six others were ATHENS Paui of injured Greece was given Com- Another tornado lashed west- munion today as he hovered be- em Kentucky, killing two and tween life and death. I injuring about 20. The twister Athens Radio announced that I hit near Hardin. near Kentucky- Lake, dipped into the tiny corn- about 4 p.m. Wednesday 1 causing a wind shift from east to north and a temperature drop of 10 degrees in one hour. Blow to Community The announcement came as a blow to Auburndale Coach Rollie players, and the en- "I've never seen feel so bad about anything in I rny Larson said. "It seems too bad to last Nov. 24. Ruby was muttering unintel- ligible phrases but did call the accused presidential assassin a "son of a bitch." Archer added. After the shooting. Archer said, ''as we got him down on the floor. I heard him say. 'I hope I killed the son of a bitch.' Archer, questioned by Dist. Atty. Henry M. Wade, said that three to five minutes later, when he was inside the jail he told the defendant, "I think you killed him." "He said." Archer added. 'I intended to shoot him three times.' Claims 'Blackout' Ruby, on trial for his life, is Southern Wisconsin had above knocked out a tor- Johnson iprunf his surprise very high honor for a woman or "tt wili be a continuing aim not because it is politic, cause it it sound." but be- tion of University Women, to the Adxisory Committee on Ed- ucation and Cultural Affairs of the State Department. Mrs. Norman Chandler, wife of the president of the Los An- geles Times-Mirror Corp., to be Plan to Reactivate Safety Council Here j A meeting for the purpose of reactivating and reorganizing the SouUi Wood County Safety Council will be held next" Monday in the Courthouse auditorium here, commencing at p m. j Phil LaVallc, fsekl represent- ative of the Wisconsin Counal of Safety, will be present to assist in organizational efforts and show a new WCS safety film, "It can Happen to which was film- j ed in cities throughout the state, including Wisconsin Rapids, with i local citizens as the actors. Letters have been sent to groups, inviting them to have at the meeting. a member of the Advisory Com- which Is open to all interested t i persons in the area. .NFW SPA PERI IFWSPA.PFJ ;