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Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune (Newspaper) - December 21, 1959, Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin Forty-Sixth Wisconsin December RESCUERS WORK WHERE NINE DIED A priest waits to administer last rites to victims of a head-on collision between a Greyhound Bus and a loaded cattle truck 12 miles east of Tucson Ariz The truck driver and his relief were Seven persons in the bus died and 35 were injured The weather was clear and the road was dry when the accident Collision of Bus Kills Injures 32 Ariz A Greyhound bus and a truck traveling on the wrong side of the road collided about eight miles east of here Sunday killing nine persons The bus driver and were killed along with the truck driver and his relief Thirty-two others riding in the double-decked bus were five Also killed were thirty head of mostly Some other animals were maimed and had be Highway Patrolman Jimmy liams said truck driver James R Stewart of Del ently missed a sign the road divided for re- The he was on Tex. and relief truck Barney 44, El Tex. driver of the bus. Florence 65, Kingsville the wrong side when it struck the Johnny Lee 7, son of State Report in Industry Los Orleans bus. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Re- The double-decked truck was dondo Beach Calif hauling 67 steers from Benito Casanova 55 to Am. amo Cuba List of Victims 53, his Killed besides Stewart Hall 38 3Q4 Fla. Pearl 64, Los bless that man who told us to sit still and shut said Delois 39, restaurant worker from Los it weren't for we probably would have hurt each other ing to get 24, of Moses and MADISON state was taking her 5- today showed Wisconsin's 19591 year-old daughter Stella to San industrial new jobs resulting from 1791 Thirsty Child Killed Just across the aisle Johnny Lee Business Is Asked to Hold Price Line WASHINGTON dent Eisenhower's chief economic adviser said today the time has come for business to cut prices where Low food prices at the farm level have largely been sible in recent years for keeping economy relatively said Single Copy Ten Cents West Invites Soviet Premier to Series of Summit Conferences Great Honor for Franco Spain Gives Ike Roaring Welcome MADRID Hundreds of thousands of cheering Spaniards today gave President Eisenhower the biggest welcome this country has roared out to a foreign visitor n modern crowds lined the streets and hung from rees and jammed balconies as the President rode into drid with Francisco Franco at his Eisenhower is the irst top Western leader to visit the Spanish who wore his Spectators let loose one roar of cheers after another as standing upright with outstretched rode by in a making the next to ast stop of his 11-nation flew n at p.m. who had arrived at the 11 minutes stood ith the President as the national were Then he resented his the de with her Change in Atmosphere Franco considers this Skin Diver Dies Under River Ice Seeking Cousin NEW LONDON Donald 17 year old skin diver from Green suffocated day when the oxygen supply valve of the Western Allies against com- It is a far cry from the atmosphere of a few years for the body of a missing A Steven 15, Today the United States member of the made his has some of its best forward Ju bombing bases in In Eisenhower landed at one of these bases near Chairman Raymond J. lne nt D -j n Z -i land Franco on his welcome com- of the President's Council of Eco nn nomic we have got to the place where responsibility for stability must be shared by he Saulnier spoke up for what he ermed justified price cuts within a wage-price He ap at a Federal Trade Com mission session called to discuss bargains and other ices classed by the FTC as ery in the market The FTC invited representatives f 47 consumer and welfare Toups to its first on manufacturing be a two-day on base of built with the formidable assistance of the United and sheltering both Spanish and American wings in close is a bol of our Franco expressed hope making lead to a and durable international Eisenhower said his visit fulfills the ambition of almost a He recalled that Spanish men and women had carried Spanish into He recalled that he was born in where 8 submitted to Gov. Gaylord Nelson by David director of the Department of Resource The manufacturing projects in- cluded some 86 million dollars ini plants and expansions announced during the Carley said the previous high was 1956 when new plants and expansions were an- was of a sudden I started ing through the said Mrs. about four people i me. I looked There was a bleeding head looking at me through the could hear Stella A woman was Then a 8 do merchandising and what to about it. The misuse of expressions like is still a problem for the John P. Sullivan of the commission staff told the The governor said the report that 1959 would the greatest industrial i ment in the years since World v i i War and possibly in the IO High WO V Toll I WO tory of the Carley described the report as and said a final rundown on economic growth would be issued in By The Associated Press One death during the weekend He said FTC had run into a case of a manufacturer quoting s list price of for a power lawn mower and sayin in the same literature that the mower could be retailed full markup for Comparative Prices Sullivan consumers should take a close look at tising that lists comparative prices with such descriptions as own way to the Both are from Green The three were hunting for the body of Gregory 3, who disappeared Nov. 19 from his yard near the Dr. John deputy paca County said Mielke lost consciousness when his oxygen supply was shut off and death was due to Besanson said Mielke tered trouble and Austin went to his sharing the from his Besanson them and the three used the same piece for Mielke and Austin lost their grip on the lifeline and were swept Besanson reached the entry hole and shouted others who chopped through the ice to pull Austin out and recover very likely to 795, one less than on this the national average in total a year and another early today boosted I Wisconsin's highway toll for the nomic Carley indicated by personal centage of labor force gainfully James E. 25, of died early today when the sports car he purchased Saturday employed and announcements of left Highway 67, a quarter of investments in new plant and j mile north of Plymouth and over- turned in a Police said he The report showed these 1959 fell 31 new 7 new branches of out-of-state 10 new branches by Wisconsin 9 out-of-state firms relocating in 20 in-state relocations by Wisconsin 32 additional new plants in the same city by Wisconsin and 70 sions of existing HITCH IN PLANS N.J. ta Claus who was to descend by airplane at a children's Christmas party Sunday found he would done better to rely on 1 The light plane cracked up as it vas landing to pick up No one was Peter 19, of died in a hospital at Fort Atkinson Sunday several hours after he was injured in a crash near Palmyra on Highway 59. The car in he was a passenger veered out of control and hit a or Chairman Earl W. Kintner told the delegates that records on thousands of cases against gyp operators contain information which 'the public needs and hasn't been If this conference proves Kintner said in his prepared opening it will become the first in a series of meetings to which additional groups will be The consumer education was conceived before the quiz show and payola but has gained impetus from Injured in Fall From Moving Car A 3-year-old Wisconsin Rapids ioy is reported as along 11 in a Wausau hospital where he is being treated for head injuries received when he fell from a moving auto Sunday Bernard Musch sou of Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Musch 941 Chase was riding in the back seat of a car driven by mother on Highways 13-73. seven miles east of a.m. Gronf Backs University Urban Study MILWAUKEE A of urban problems in Wisconsin population centers will be under- taken by the University of consin and paid for by a one million dollar grant expected from the Ford Much of the research and Sunday when he fell out of the ing be m They were returning other phases will be carried Wisconsin Rapids from lout in Madison and in communities The boy was brought to view Hospital and was then trans- ferred by ambulance to the of the Fox River Dr. J. Martin provost Physicians there the University of to elaborate on the extent said Saturday the LAST CIVIL WAR VET Waller honored as the last surviving veteran of il died Saturday at Tex. He gave his age as 117 This picture shows him dressed in Confederate uniform at Bergstrom Air Force Base at in 1954 when he was honored as commander of the Flags Mark Death Tex. las of the faded ranks of the Blue and the Walter W. Williams in state today in a gray anc uniform symbolizing his be- oved Confederacy he served ly a century The nation's flags flew at staff by executive order in honor of the Civil War's last survivor Further Tax MADISON Gov. jaylord Nelson said today le is open to some with Republicans on ending the current tive deadlock but is through offering compromise First Would Be in Paris April 27, Allies Decide PARIS President Eisenhower sent a letter to Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev today inviting him to the first of a series of summit to inter- national questions of mutual Similar letters are going from the British and French chiefs of as a followup to their Western mil conference over the Eisenhower said this mooting agreed it is desirable that the East West summit session one from time to time in each other's countries to discuss the world communique from the Big The first meeting will convene Vour the West's in April 27 if Khrushchev to yield no basic rights accepts the divided u The Big in their principles set forth in a tions to the Soviet ruled power communique of the 14th of out the participation of divided 1958 and the Red China and tion of the North Atlantic Council Eisenhower said goodby to Paris of the 16th of 1958." als of his The ng from a second Senate re- fection of his income tax plan ed he saw little merit in after a briet meeting today with These pledging to British Minister Harold defend Berlin against Soviet French President Charles de represent a return to and West German early Western positions in the Ge- cellor Konrad He foreign ministers conference to Departure Ceremonies The ceremonies of his departure this Deadlocked Talks That conference ended in from Paris were unusually after the West proposed con- Mounting the steps of his cessions to get an interim nosed after the playing in These concessions the Star Spangled Banner and apparently are They in- ther personal overtures to end a he turned and said eluded a trimming of forces and dispute over state have no other proposals at present time at Nelson a news I'm always open to a suggestion to sit down and try to talk it Agreeable to Surtax The governor repeated h i s statement of Friday that he would accept a surtax increase to meet 1960-61 budget deficit of some 23 million if Republicans propose it. He said there was still a chance the Legislature would settle on such a stopgap tax The set at 25 per cent would have to be boosted about 45 per cent to cover the In another blast at the White House press James C. Hagerly said the secretary he some curbing of propaganda in and treating with East as agents of the Soviet tjf 11 iw J. iVO ident thinks the accomplishments on tne subject were at the four-power crn In his private talks I 31aScrty said with De the felt 1S for President apparently failed to win any and all problems De Gaulle over to the American view that French air forces said the idea for the series of summit meetings does not commit the next can The April meeting likely would be the only such meeting in 1980, since the U.S. presidential campaign will get un- der full steam next The Western view limiting the to the Big Four was made in instructions which the ambassadors in cow make orally to the Soviet Property Tax Relief Seen As Necessary MADISON A nn tand that budget balancing await the report of a I on tax s Ambassador Llewellyn of his university had been informed that An auto operated by Elaine grant would but 35, Port Edwards no official notification had the rear of one driven by L. 19, 850 Harrison I Klotsche said the grant would as the latter stopped suddenly to allow a study which should prove avoid another vehicle which had valuable in solving urban entered Highway 54, a half Work should begin in y east of the at p.m. his comrades and the soldiers oi the millions of Americans throughout our I pause in respectful President Eisenhower said in a statement released by the White Victim of Pneumonia Williams won countless battles against serious illness in recent He died Saturday of com- that followed his fourth attack of pneumonia since Relatives placed his age at 117. wounds of the deep and bitter dispute which once divided our nation have long since and a united America in a divided world now holds up on a larger canvas the cherished traditions of liberty and justice for the President are they the Blue and the AH rest together as Americans in honored An era has ended Tributes also came from many other public slung with messages of sympathy from zens of all walks of Texas Gov. Price Daniel and report on tax revision ncar agreement today on a Thompson was told to make it ext Nelson objective of those who that real to the Soviets that any personal property tax relief should at the summit role be a part of any revamped Played bv and West in the Geneva foreign want to delay is purely political and A in the reconvening time individual subject conference this year posed by GOP will aired in a discussion consin revenue The governor said he doubted 8 South Carolina Gov. Fritz Hollings paid their respects a weekend No Ice tell me when we're going to get some cold er and I'll tell you when we will flood some skating City Engineer Alan R. Icr answered a Tribune query with that remark He said there is not enough frost in the ground to permit but added that every fort will be made to provide skating rinks as soon as holiday season is the time when ice skating is most we'll flood the rinks the first chance we i the state administration's role Thls conformed to the wishes of tax collector for local i Few Limitations James Doyle of one of The Eisenhower note to the group's three subcommittee chev made plain the President offered a resolution wants a wide-open summit proposing that the slate nig where discussions can range or even increase collection ol revenues for local governmental President British Prime Minister Harold Macmillan Under questioning by John Lobb and French President Charles de of another Gaulle wound up their talks by tee Doyle said he was charting the steps to be taken to thinking of greater revenue col- the summit that Khrushchev has lection at the state level through long been an income a sales or West German Chancellor in order to get more local rad Adenauer also attended the distribution to offset the properly weekend summit meeting 8 Doyle's resolution was not put to a vote Hut it prompted man Miller Beloit College to say it appeared theie was general agreement property now carries too a tax buiden Several members asked the chairman to amend his statement to include personal Honorary General Glittering Ceremony Damage amounted to 175. should have a terrific im- pact on the university and body lay in a- specially de- he and casket of solid development is the coming On its problem of the next lining rested five white The Klotsche of the honorary rank S days left Shah of Iran Takes Bride Iran Pretty young Farah Diba be- wives because they failed to came the new Queen of Iran today amid hopes that she will heir to the into make would enable the university to attract outstanding scholars in the fields of urban land use and The study will center on basic MADISON Set Hearing Bid for Sanitary Dist. The Grand Rapids Town Board Saturday a petition for a second sanitary district in the and will hold a public hearing on the proposal at 1 p m. Jan. 11. The proposed district would be bounded by Kingston 32nd feller's farm Humphrey Ave. and Highway 54. Humphrey Will Compete in if a Candidate Wn him hv co Humphrey of who made up of old Onc unitary district has already given him by a service hls Democratic under new labels been The old soldier will rotunda of the Harris County Civil 8 provide a son and heir for the With radiant smiles the 21-year-old brunette with brown eyes and light olive complexion married Shah Mohammed Reza Pahlevi in a Moslem ritual in the marble She thus became Queen Farah It was the first marriage for the young Iranian who until recently was a in architecture in It was the third marriage for the who at 40 still hopes for a son to ceed forsook the traditional white in vor of a shade specially designed for her by Yves Saint head of the Paris house of first an Egyptian an urban area and how Suit to Force bore him a Princess to metropolitan area problems; public service through extension divisions of the sity and the education of Queen Soraya Divorced He divorced Queen Soraya 20 months ago after a childless but obviously happy red-haired Iranian beauty now Heavy Rock Crushes lives in Speaking to newsmen the Shah explained that aside Kaukauna 9 Removal of Tavern The city of Wisconsin through City Atty. Robert has filed suit in County Court for a write of which would order Raymond I. candidacy closed i As he considered millionaire The hoard also approved three Wisconsin tour during Humphrey bemoaned documents relating to the after making these hU own lark of operation of Alexander I've got is Hubert as recommended by the 1. He won't announce until a few good friends and a good Wood County Municipal January whether he will get These include the Humphrey repeated that the offer and acceptance of 2. If he decides to he won't United States should an of- compete in the early New on nuclear bomb I by Paper shire primary but will enter the He also said he had to make land available for Wisconsin race in for a permanent ban and a con- Humphrey's decision to stay out such His proposal tract between the corporation and of the New Hampshire Continuation of the tlie municipalities providing apparently steins from strong New inspection of all big ror leasing privileges during 1960. England support from Sen. John a moratorium on action at the asiae The shade is just a bit off human reasons he is marry KAUKAUNA J o Jnn 331 of continued research and St. to vacate that Democratic aspirant who hasn't cu mm 11 nc js L The couple sat and in with a Farah for reasons a 9- one the children raze the building said he is a Kennedy The greatest threat 1. 1 i I Ol D Inr MO f in I i a Moslem ceremony and signing of the marriage con- to tract in the glittering Hall of Members of the of the government and their wives and the diplomatic corps of Teheran look Special Wedding Gown The bride wore a flowing bluish gray wedding Farah I a petition for re- 7omng 15 acres of land near 16th iSt- and Pepper Ave. from Iran's Mr. Md Mrs. Eugene Biese J expected to be unopposed in Humphry was the tial industrial use was s. aiea According to the city the New Hampshire development of a weapon and a hearing was set The Shah wore a full requires that the successor to the inS o te city the New Hampshire development o al dress of dark imperial be a male and the Shah rock the property from Kennedy hasn't told of his plans by L aim uic An VIA trousers and a navy blue coat ered with The capital was in a has no fell on him as he and his The throne itself is ancient 10- fossils in rich in the tive Flags napped in is His Rezal The boy died of suffocation be- Theater Co. 1 the race in Humphrey said it to Schultz for per Humphrey considers a friendly education and health should On Oct. 24 the city door to work for I for 11 a m. Jan. 2. Wisconsin Weather was a orated with bunting and the tional The Shah divorced his first two three men could ve the who seized power in 1921 and had rock which fell on his chest after himself crowned Shah in Shah he loosened a smaller rock 8 i porting it. led Schultz to move out by Humphrey came to 1, but he has not done so. in the wake of a visit by County Judge Byron B. Conway New York Republican Gov. Nelson ruled this morning that his court considered an has jurisdiction in the candidate for his party's scheduled for trial Jan. 6. Of at and The senator called Friday tigo and and on Saturday NO important stopped at Watertown Lew before winding up his trip with a press conference at for 44 hr.
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