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Waterloo Daily Courier (Newspaper) - November 30, 1954, Waterloo, Iowa New Read in More Than in Northeast Iowa ESTABLISHED 1858 WARNS FIRST WITH THE NEWS drifting Complete weather forecast page I WATERLOO IOWA TUESDAY NOVEMBER 30 1954 TWENTY-EIGHT PAGES PRICE SIX CENTS CENSURE PRECEDENT Blood on Sheppard's Trousers Scientist Says Pictures Could Be Taken for Television Screen on Earth WASHINGTON INS expert foresaw Tuesday an island in the sky which could peer through the Iron Curtain and thus give the U S a terrific military advantage Dr Wernher von Braun renowned authority on outer space and the man who developed World war II V-2 rockets said development of such an island is only a matter of time money and hard work Dr Von Braun who came to this country after the war now heads the guided missile development di- vision of the Redstone arsenal at Huntsville Ala The scientist in a talk before the Women's National Press Club pictured the creation of a rocket circle froni pole to pole 45 utes the earth itself Pass over every part of the at least once every 24 hours Prediction Shared He said that optical equipment on such a rocket tuned to sion screens on earth could see through the Iron Curtain His prediction in this respect was shared by Andrew J Haley president of the American Rocket Society a guest at the dinner Haley told a reporter that his only difference with Von Braun is that he Haley thinks it feasible to utilize existing objects in outer and er than build an artificial lite y Haley said in 1 an With existing equipment we could see from miles above the surface every cant aspect of the terrain and the activities Both Von Haley said it would be possible the in- on rocket having men aboard the sky island Von Braun said that once the rocket is a fact it would be possible to put animals and eventually men on the lite May Be Race With Russia He suggested that Russia is ing this country for the first circling rocket He If we don't build an artificial satellite soon other nations will He added that Russian magazines have discussed satellite ties The most logical approach to the satellite he said would be to put a rocket piggy back on a supersonic plane In this connection Von Braun said that supersonic planes have attained the speed of miles an figure about 150 miles an hour faster than has been by defense officials Asked how quickly this country could build the revolving island in the sky if money were no lem Von Braun I would think in 10 or 15 it would depend on priority en The scientist who is now only 42 said the earth satellite would be a most important station for eventual flights to the moon and other planets Ice Machine Kicks Back at Customer TRENTON N J De Witt of Penndel Pa put a quarter in an automatic ice chine Monday and nothing Peeved De Witt shook then pounded the machine No ice Finally De Witt kicked the machine A block of Ice slid down the chute and floored him Churchill Birthday Picture watch and the trousers he wore on the morning of his wife's murder bore blood Sir Winston Churchill marking his 80th birthday Tuesday leaves No 10 Downing St official residence of the Prime Minister en route to the state opening of Parliament AP Wirephoto via radio from London Tears in Churchill's Eyes at 80th Birthday Gathering LONDON Minister Winston ChurchiL climbed into a drab black limousine Tuesday and rode past cheering throngs to Parliament for a celebration in pageantry of his 80th birthday Hatless and smiling Churchill waved jauntily on the short ride to Westminster along the path Queen and the duke of Edinburgh had taken only five minutes before I am now nearing the end of my Churchill said to an unprecedented gathering of both houses of Parliament in ancient Westminster Hall I shall never forget the emo- tions of this day Blinded by tears that glittered from his eyes under the glare of television lights Churchill groped his way back to his seat beside his wife Same Weather 80 Years Ago The squally mixed weather was exactly the same that prevailed in the day when Churchill was born but thousands route and appeared oblivious to the FOREIGN ROUNDUP mixture of ram and sunshine as they gave the prime minister an ovation London's Daily Express noted its weather forecast resembled Churchill's Stormy squalls winds at gale force at time chance of occasional bright periods in some places The British press with the ex- ception of the Communist Daily Worker which called on Churchill to joined in praising the prime minister who had led them through the blackest days of World See FOREIGN Continued on 2 cot 4 Technologist Testifies State in Doctor's Murder Trial for Strike Ends Chrysler Stays in Market Life Photographer Helped Out DETROIT A Chrysler strike was averted Tuesday making certain a full-scale market battle among the industry's Big Three Negotiators for Chrysler and the CIO United Auto Workers reached an agreement in the dawn hours after 19 hours marathon sessions The settlement preserved CLEVELAND UP Dr Chrysler's place in the 1955 car Samuel H Sheppard's market race A A strike could have shut down all Chrysler's operations idling men and leaving the big stains containing factors known competitive battle to Ford and to have been Marilyn Motors Conies in Last Hour blood a medical technologist Tuesday The Chrysler settlement came a m Mary E Cowan top blood the literal last hour actually lyst in the county 50 minutes before the 7 also testified at Dr Sheppard's trial that she found human hairs in the pockets of his soiled khaki trousers that were compatible with hair from the head of the slain woman The left pocket of those trousers from which the four hairs were 6 a m CST deadline At were contract terms 850 at ler's key automotive body di- vision Robert W Conder Chrysler vice president in charge of in- taken was found to be stained agreement jointly with Emir with blood when the trousers Mazey secretary-treasurer of the were turned inside out Witness UAW Their statement T The notice of strike has been Miss Cowan 47 a precise postponed 1 a n in O i r inH I o Lr i Covered by nician in a dark suit and black in the state's attempt to Sheppard 30 to the electric chair The prosecution charges Dr Sheppard bludgeoned Mrs pard 31 to death in her bed on the pre-dawn hours of last July 4 after quarreling with her about The agreement said salaried of- fice workers at the automotive division will be covered by plicable provisions of the ment for salaried engineers by the Briggs turing Co before Chrysler Suggests Care in Holiday Mailing It is as important carefully to prepare your Christmas packages as it is to mail them early master Thomas M warns Story on page 16 Other features Page in Red 3 Billions in Fiscal Year WASHINGTON IP The government's deficit last year was That's the final word on the fiscal year which ended five months ago Tuesday Shortly after the year ended on June 30 a deficit was reported But the Treasury announced Monday night that later figures on both spending and revenue reveal the preliminary statement was too low Income 64 Billion For the record the spending added up to and tax collections and other income came to both higher than stated in the mid-summer pre- The differences were caused by certain receipts and which had not been re- ported when the statement was published ing some figures on foreign op- the Treasury said Lower Than Forecast There were also classifications of transactions Despite the upward revisions the fiscal 1954 deficit was er than had been forecast Estimating and has just begun 1955 his affairs with other women j chased the Briggs automotive plants earlier this year The modifications cover gaining procedure and seniority Other contract provisions in effect when Chrysler purchased the automotive division from Briggs will be continued years some re- certain Believe It or Not 201 The official forecast for deficit of the end of year is Unofficially it the the is Cedar Falls 25 City in Classified Advertising Considine Column 27 Feature Inside Labor 21 Markets 26 Northeast Iowa 15 Radio Programs 27 Sports n 18 19 Television Schedule 27 j expected to be lower Theaters Woman's Pages 20 20 10 11 12 Lucy and Desi Face Suit for HOLLYWOOD stars Lucille Ball and husband Desi Arnaz face a suit for 000 filed by an inventor who claims they infringed on his rights to aii automatic walking device he developed Inventor William H Reinholz said The famous couple and a number other defendants copied his baby walker and it under the name Ricky Junior Bouncy Walker During a recess in the Common Pleas trial the defendant an surgeon went to the exhibit table and fingered the trousers which the state is using in its attempt to convict him He checked the cuffs in which sand was found and went through the pockets Found Blood on Stairs Miss Cowan had testified lier that she found human blood in a trail of blood spots leading from the murder bedroom on the Safe Crackers Did Not Notice a Note LOS ANGELES lift used nitroglycerine to door off George NEW Larsen photographer for Life Magazine is escorted by policewoman Mary Shanley and a guard from Madison Square Garden Monday night during a rally supporting Sen Joseph R McCarthy She was taking pictures of two persons speech by Charles Edison former Democratic governor of New Jersey when people started to object She was removed from arena by guards who said they did it for her own safety Wirephoto ing in the kitchen and then down the basement Prosecutor Thomas J Parrino questioned her did not ask her she found any tors of Mrs Sheppard's blood in the spots on that trail Presumably she was unable to a type from the trail Miss Cowan by far the most impressive technical witness of the trial which now is in its seventh week Heavy Snow Falls in North Iowa Areas Roads Slippery DBS MOINES heaviest snow so far this oom on Was fallinS in northern Iowa Tuesday and the or snow with not saying There are only pers inside The note also contained the combination Hunter Kills Two some sleet would come in varying degrees to most of Iowa by nightfall Considerable drifting snow was predicted in the northern third Bureau said motorists should use of the state and the Weather caution By snow was ing down throughout virtually -y V 1 I L U HI i y With One Shot of ah area north of a line from ELY Minn Morkin of Sioux City to Fort Dodge Wanamingo Minn doesn't before noon the shells when he goes hunting er Bureau said snow was falling Morkin fired one shot two doe In the offing ready to come The bullet went through the stage later in the week ns the star of the handsome osteo- pathic surgeon's trial was an- other san Hayes 24 also a medical technologist neck of the first deer and the heart of the second north of a line froni Council Bluffs to Waterloo with heavy snow coming down in the Sioux City area Smiles Happily at Last Birthday Cake Report by Districts The State Highway Patrol sued a late morning report as SPRINGFIELD Maine Nora Coffin smiled happily K Where to Shop glat her birthday cake in Mia Lincoln Hospital room Monday K slipped away in death For those implicitly re- tant Christmas gifts on your g cently infirmities of age list shop the Classified ads y That's where you find K ly gifts that gladden the n K heart of the giver and light y S up the eyes of the receiver L Gifty ideas from today's FoT Dad's n a gift fer his car and you'll make very verv happy n got da biggest Cf Districts 1 Des 2 ceola and 3 normal District 4 snowing but highways normal District 5 snowing with highways slippery District 6 snowing highways slippery Nevada Senator Opens Debate as Compromise Bids in Prospect WASHINGTON UP Sen Ernest S Brown Nev told the Senate day that censure of Sen seph R McCarthy would a dangerous precedent limiting congressional tions Brown who was appointed last summer to succeed the late Sen Pat McCarran was the first speaker under a debate limitation agreement that will bring the prolonged turbulent McCarthy censure debate to a showdown Wednesday or day It was Brown's first major speech in the Senate Presenting a detailed legal argument against censure of Carthy Brown made these 1 There is no precedent un- der which a senator can be sured for remarks not made on the floor of the Senate Has Lesser Right To establish this precedent would mean that a senator has a lesser right than a private citizen criticize his own ef j 2 Censuring McCarthy Tor his conduct as chairman of the ate Permanent Investigations Subcommittee would mean the Senate is abrogating its power and authority under the Con- to obtain information essential for the legislative cess 3 Referring to McCarthy's abuse of an elections subcommittee in Brown argued there is no precedent whereby one session of Con- gress can censure a senator for acts committed in a prior Con- gress Brown said that if the censure resolution is approved the en- tire machinery of the tive investigation may be stopped Boost for Compromise McCarthy's supporters claimed that the Senate's decision to bring the censure issue to a vote this week was a boost for their drive lw obtain a compromise But other senators predicted outright censure and McCarthy District 7 himself said he expected such ate to heavy snow highways coming slippery in north and northeast sections of district District 8 Mason ate to heavy snow highways be- coming slippery Slippery North of Cedar Falls District 9 Cedar ways slippery and in northeast section of district District 10 snowing central and north sections of dis- with highways slippery District 11 Cedar 12 West and 13 conditions normal The Weather Bureau said the snow was moving eastward and Chinese Brands Protest on 13 Prisoners Unacceptable Boi da biggest v GENEVA Switzerland S Consul General town -an we Gowen in a bitter face-to-face meeting with Red I pushing southward action After months of wrangling maneuvering the Senate agreed Monday night to put a harness on its historic debate beginning Tuesday and to start voting at 3 p m Wednesday The final verdict may come Wednesday night or Thursday McCarthy himself led the showdown effort and he linked it with a statement assuring those he is accused of abusing that he didn't mean to hurt their feelings though his basic views remain un- changed Sen John C Stennis a member of the censure committee said Tuesday that McCarthy's tion will have no significant effect In the LeMars area an inch Sen snow had fallen by a m and flatly highways in that vicinity were described as slick and icy Maybe 3 to 6 Inches ate censure f AT r Peeled McCarthy's Won't Change Votes Sen John L McClellan Snowfall throughout northern j said McCarthy's statement is not Iowa was expected to measure o an apology and indicated it won't wrap ESCO AUTO SUPPLY E 7TH SYCAMORE AD FULL ARCHERY SUPPLIES Hunting bows and arrows new and used ice skates for sale or trade Gay's Sport 111 W CO Cedar CHATHAM BATHROOM SCALES WERE DOWN PER WK GOODYEAR SERVICE STORE W PARK AD Turn fo pages 22 23 24 25 COURIER CLASSIFIED GIRLS Phone AD to 6 inches in depth by Tuesday night with lesser amounts in Chinese diplomat Chen Ping Monday night protested the other sections of the state unlawful jailing of 13 Americans by Red China in the strongest possible terms The Chinese silently wrote down every word as Gowen read the protest in the luxurious Beau Rivage Hotel and then announced that it was the neutral shores of Lake Ge- neva and made his oral protest to Chen Ping acting Chinese able In diplomatic language consul general and meani it was rejected But Gowen's protest edly will be forwarded to ping diplomatic sources said Makes Oral Protest Gowen charged the ment of the Americans on trumped-up spy charges was a flagrant violation of both the Korean truce and the 1029 Ge- neva convention on prisoners of war Gowen strode into the hotel on to his deputy Li Chinese Stalled The face-to-face meeting de- manded by Gowen on State De- orders was disclosed by American officials Tuesday ing The Chinese had stalled until Monday night on Gowen's lenge to step from their diplo- immune consulate onto neutral territory to receive the bitter American complaint The Weather Bureau change many votes Sen Karl E Mundt also won't make any Isaid it sa i d winds would shift tc westerly direction by night and possibly cause some drifting and of snow in northwest Iowa Low temperatures in Iowa early Tuesday ranged from 15 at Mason City to 32 at Council Bluffs A rising temperature trend pre- ceding the snowstorm was ex- to give eastern Iowa what warmer readings Tuesday night a But a Republican leader friendly McCarthy revealed privately GRINDER FRACTURES SHENANDOAH Slott 46 Sabetha suffered tures of his feet and legs day when he slipped into n feed grinder at Johnson Bros Mill Tuesday that the Wisconsin lican was persuaded to launch his double pronged move for the ex- press purpose of whipping up port for a last-minute compromise which Sen Everett M Dirksen IH will introduce Wednesday Dirksen said Goodness I what effect Carthy's action might have But he added pointedly that It would occur to me that there has been a sweeter sentiment in the chamber Other McCarthy backers more optimistic Red Dol King Dutch Matter Sun felloe Martin
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