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Ada Evening News, The (Newspaper) - December 7, 1962, Ada, Oklahoma JOC Zilch told those movie-making fellers he has some trained .fleas he'd be happy to donate for the filming. Says any movie .bout dogs needs some good reliable fleas to liven up dull places in the script Adlai, Kennedy Put On Show Of Unity, See Page Ten Ada-McAlester Tangle Tonight See'Sports Page 59TH YEAR NO. 230 ADA, OKLAHOMA, FRIDAY, DECEMBER 10 PAGES 5 CENTS WEEKDAY, 10 CENTS SUNDAY Got A Pet Rattlesnake? Moviemakers By ERNEST THOMPSON Got a pet rattlesnake, or skunk with a yen for the bright lights of Hollywood? If so, Robert Hinkle.will be glad to give him a screen test. In fact, Hinkle is in desperate need of domesticated animals of all types, be they snakes, skunks, squirrels, armadillos, porcupines, rabbits, raccoons, coyotes or viverra civettictis. He wants to make them a part of a motion picture to be filmed near Allen at. Butler's Kennels and nearby acreage. Hinkle is producer and direc- tor of the projected film, en- titled "Born Hunters." It will be the story of the life of a bird dog named "King." Hinkle's company is Pondora Pictures Inc. of Hollywood. A party of 20 film-makers are due to arrive in. Ada Monday to begin work on the project. The idea for a story on the birddog arose several months ago. Hinkle started checking around and discovered Butler was known far and wide as one of the nation's best dog trainers. So, he contacted Butler who thought immediately of an Eng- lish setter owned by Ronald McNunn of Sapulpa as a "natural" for the. starring role. "King" was trained by Butler and is a real life field trial champion. Butler will be the featured human character in the show which Hinkle says will be in wide screen and' color. It will be mostly a narrative semi- documentary type film. Hinkle plans to make it in more or less the' same vein as recent Walt Disney shows. The only holdup now is getting enough animals to provide the "extras" for the movie. Hinkle urges anybody who has a do- mesticated "wild" animal to contact Butler at his home in Allen. This isn't a first venture for Pandora Pictures. About three years ago, the company pro- duced "Ole a film that Them proved highly popular around the country. It showed a full week to big audiences in Ada. Hinkle produced and directed that first film which told the story of a mongrel called "Rex" whose main forte was destroy- ing rattlesnakes. In fact, he did away with -15 of the diamond- backs in one sequence, thus saving the life of young hero Billy Hughes. "Born Hunters" will tell the story of a puppy who rises to national .fame as a field trial champion. The film will trace the dog's life through the puppy stage, his intensiye training and eventual championship. Hinkle is no stranger to motion pictures. Aside from several years as a director and pro- ducer, the young Californian has acted in 40 television shows and 22 motion pictures. In fact, he appeared two weeks ago in "Gunsmoke" and has been a part of several other shows, including "Wells (Continued on Page'Two) Adenauer Steps Down Next Fall BONN. Germany cellor Konrad Adenauer will re- tire from office next fall, the par- liamentary floor leader of his Christian Democratic party an- nounced today. .Heinrich von Brentano said the chancellor, who will be 87 in Jan- uary, made the announcement at a meeting of party executives Thursday night. Brentano also told a meeting of the party's members in parlia- ment the party executives had re- jected a coalitwn government with the opposition Socialists._A new coalition with the Conserva-" tive Free Democrats, who quit the government over the Spiegel af- fair several weeks ago, was prac- tically assured. Adenauer's impending retire- ment did not particularly surprise West German politicians. He has been under pressure for some time from his own party to re- linquish the government reins to a. younger man. He has been chan- cellor for 13 years, since the West German Republic was inaugu- rated. Last year, after his party lost its .parliamentary majority and had to form a coalition with the Free Democrats, Adenauer said U. S. Predicts Red Pullout From Cuba number of .the Soviets 'h'ad k WASHINGTON au- thorities expect the Soviet Union to withdraw thousands of troops from Cuba now that red bombers and missfles have been pulled from the island. American intelligence sources estimate there are Soviet troops in Cuba. Many were assigned to install and man the offensive weapons. The Pentagon said Thursday Navy patrol planes had counted 42 bombers aboard Soviet ships outbound from Cuba. This is the Soviets, in Cuba somewhat more than American 'experts had estimated. This 'apparently completes. removal of Soviet offensive weap- ons from Cuba. Nearly a month ago; the U.S. Navy counted 42 Soviet missiles on their, way out. U.S. authori- ties said they know of none re- maining in Cuba. They said U.S. negotiators will press in discussions with Soviet representatives in New York for removal of the Soviet troops. The Soviet Union, the authorities said, is expected to pull the men out It was understood Premier Khrushchev informed President said to have been used to protect the missile site positions and to man the estimated two dozen anti- aircraft missile installations that U.S. experts believe the Soviets set up to defend their offensive weapons'complex. The antiaircraft installations feature 20 to 25-mile range sur- face-to-air missiles. Washington wants, these dismantled, too, through there ISTIO current report the.Soviets are doing so. So far; officials said, several hundred soviet soldiers have been seen, .aboard ..ships.-leaving -Cuba.. A large-scale troop U.S. strategists believe, would not only weaken the'.Kremlin hold on Cuba, but'lessen the chance of a U.S.-Soviet clash should the Unit- ed States decide to' move against future. The Soviet bombers -and mis- siles were the offensive weapons Kennedy demanded the Soviet Un- ion remove from-Cuba. At the Nov. 20 news conference Kennedy said Khrushchev had promised to get all the planes out of Cuba within 30' days. Thus, the'. Soviet leader would appear to be acting well ahead of his promised dead- line. he would retire in sufficient time! Kennedy last month Soviet before the 1965 general election to ground troops associated with the give his successor a chance to get weapons would be withdrawn, used to his office. However, Aden- At his last news conference, auer refused to set a date for his Nov. 20, Kennedy said "a number of Soviet ground combat units" were in Cuba. "We are informed' retirement. Authoritative Christian Demo- cratic sources say his successor probably will be the vice chancel- wig Erhard, known as the father of West Germany's "miracle" postwar recovery. ______ he added, "that these and other iv___ .....__ ,__ _________.Soviet units were associated with for" and'economics minister, Lud- the protection of offensive weap- ons systems and will also be with- drawn in due course." Some of the Soviet troops were JFK Flies West For Inspection President Tours A-Testing Areas SAC Headquarters WASHINGTON (AP) President Kennedy, flew west on this Pearl Harbor anniversary to visit the com- mand post and development sites for the-swift and ter- rible nuclear, response ;.to any further attack. The big presidential'jet plane took off at a. m from Andrews Air Force Base, Md., heading first for Strategic Air Command headquarters near Omaha, Neb. Flight time was esti- mated at 2 hours and 25 minutes. This was the first leg or a three- day trip that -also will take the President to top-secret nuclear de- velopment and testing stations in New Mexico and Nevada. Relax With Bing Before returning' to Washington Monday morning the chief execu- tive will spend a day and a half relaxing at'crooner Bing Crosby's home at Palm. Desert, Calif.. Joining Kennedy for the mili- tary part of the tour were a dozen dignitaries including Vice Presi- ,dent Lyndon B. Johnson, chair- man Glenn T. Seaborg of the Atomic-Energy Commission, Sec- retary of .the Air Force Eugene M. Zuckert and military, chiefs of the armed services. The timing of the trip to SAC headquarters at .Offutt AFB was unusual on 'two First, it coincided with the.21st annivers- ary of Japan's sneak attack on the Pearl Harbor -naval sig- nal for American entry into World War'.II. Second, it came as SAC was preparing, to place the first Minuteman- intercontinental_jnis- The solid''fuel Minutcman1 can carry a nuclear punch miles. -Even- tually. 800 -of these-missiles- 'will form the- core of the nation's de- terrent power. Not Mentioned The White House, announcing the trip, did. not mention the Dec. 7 anniversary. The official announcement said (Continued on Two) You're an old-timer if you can remember.when setting the world on 'fire was a'figure of speech. (Copr. Gen. Fea, Corp.) Better Win The Game! Bubbling with Tau Gamma fraternity at East Central State College' has arranged a Victory-Dance .in Okla- homa City following the Tiger- Omaha U. 'All-Sports Bowl game Saturday afternoon. The dance is scheduled to begin at 7 and is''set for the Exhibits Pavilion at the State Fairgrounds. Admission is say, the spon- soring East Central fraternity members. TOY SHOP The Salvation Army toy shop at 335 Wast Twelfth has been a busy place, these pre-Christmas days. Members of the SA Men's Club and men and women volun- teers have been repairing and refurbishing .toys to help make Christmas merry for needy youngsters. Trouble is, Capt. Raymond Miller, head of the local unit, points out, they're about to >un out. of toys to work onv' Lilt tht 'Army provided Itoyi for 600'childrtn toys start coming in pretty fast there aren't goinfl to enough to go around this year. Shown here working on eye- rolling Hobby horse are (left to right) Harold Stacy, John McDonald and Warrtn Morrell. (NEWS Staff Photo) Rescue Workers Probe Toward Trapped Miners Explosion Pins 37 In Mine five Ada High School students are off this weekend to attend state convention of the Na- tional Honor Society in Duncan. In fact, the-Ada delega- tion will nominate candidate for state president. Miss Valerie Voehl, Davis. Left to are Carl Emmons, Becky McPherson, Eddie Coyle, Penny Guinn and Jimmy Whitmire. (NEWS Staff Photo) Blue At Last, Deadly London Fog Is Gone __ 11 ._ t'i-_ '_ _ i ninic nf fl-ia T5rii-icVi nn- in" fhp hfipb LONDON worst smog in a decade loosened its lethal four-day grip on London to- day, leaving 106 known dead and more than in hospitals. Dense patches persisted'in parts of the British in most places the sun finally'seeped wan- ly through a thin blue haze in mid-morning. "London is like an oasis, com- pletely Dinged by a slowly clear- ing fog a spokesman for the' British Automobile Asso- ciation. Visibility rose to 150 yards at London Airport, .and weather- men, said it. should increase to an operational. yards, later. At midday, not one civil aircraft had been 'able to get'in or out of the; most parts of the British Isles un- airport'in 88 hours. Still fogbound in the Thames Estuary, downriver from London, were more than 170 ships, many carrying Christmas .foodstuffs badly, needed in thejnation's. shops. Commuter trains into London were'up to 20 minutes late during the early morning, rush hour. Main line; trains: on 'longer hauls ran up to tiours'behind sched- ule. Heavy fog still was reported in the eastern ..counties .of Norfolk and visibility on the roads averaging 25 yares. Ice on highways in many areas also made driving hazardous. Hazy sunshine, was forecast in til nightfall The prediction was End, people groped their way that frost and fog would 'return through the shrouded shopping during the night in patches in the streets.. southeastern part of the .country JLlUlcaSltJiil Uilit Ul W-ii? .UULUJU.j. fu. Mild, cloudy weather, with some ston Churchill went out to dine. rain or .drizzle, is 'expected to set in Saturday. The smog settled in Monday night and-eased once for a few hours Thursday. "But Thursday night'London groaned to a stand- still again as the black pall descended. Except for a few stragglers, all the city's buses returned to their depots by p.m., two hours before, normal quitting time. Train schedules remained in chaos. The 38-year-old war leader .spent 2% hours at the Savoy Hotel with' friends of the Other Club, an exclusive dining group he helped found 51 years ago...He came' out in the murk with a "smile-and- a "V" sign. Outside -London, dozens of auto mobile accidents occurred on icy and fog- still blanketed many parts of the country. Traf- fic fatalities were surprisingly few because more and more drivers left their automobiles at home. Heart Attack "j Republicans Prepare Touches Off Konawa Crash KONAWA (Staff) A heart at- tack was blamed Thursday as the; cause of an automobile accident in downtown Konawa resulting in injuries to a Konawa couple.. Injured were James A. Hamlin, 73; Rt. 2, Konawa, and his wife Mary, 67. They were both taken to Valley View Hospital. James Hamlin is listed as "critical" by a hospital spokesman, Friday morning. The spokesman 'related ,Ham- was more-a result of a heart condition than, from injuries received in the accident. He suffered only-minor-''cuts.-and bruises. His wife-suffered -knee lacerations. Highway Patrol Trooper Spike 'who .investigated the accident for Seminole' County of- reported the'-'crash oc- (Continutd on Pigi; Two) ugh WASHINGTON dedicated to the Republican prin- cari'Natiocal.Chairman William'E. Miller' .pledged 'today an 'ail-but GOP "campaign 'in-1964 for South- ern electoral votes and congres- sional seats. Miller made' a. report prepared opening session of the two-day Republican Nation- al Committee meeting that he has ho intention of soft-pedaling party efforts in Dixie. Some Republicans have .com-, plained that the segregationist link of several GOP candidates in the South could threaten'.the Republi- can .position in the .big industrial states two years: from now. In said: "Do not be misled: or dismayed, by those who are'-trying'to-give1 Northern Re- publicans a guilt complex over our Southern inroads. Our successes in the South need no ..apology. They are thelproduct of. hard and intelli-. [eat effort on. the -part of people ciples of freedom and sound'gov- ernment" Emphasizing a determination to broaden '.'the OOP's "Operation Miller, said-that so far as he is concerned -there will be no uncontested congressional races in the South -'two .years from now: Democrats had no GOP opposition in 57 House races in the South in 1962. He added that, as he views the situation, few of''the. South's 128 electoral votes can be, taken for granted by the' Democrats' much longer.'. Miller'seems continue in -his'job. proposals that paid chairman'be selected.-As a member of' Con the committee and receives no pay'for'heading the'GOP "group. Even in' the brightly lit West At the height of it all. Sir Win- House Committee Meets To Talk Reapportioning OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) A special House reapportionment committee will. meet' Monday to put finishing touches oh a bill re- aligning..1.-legislative districts -on primarily a' population basis. Rep. Laurence Howze of Semi- nole, chairman, said the bill is "pretty .much" in line with a re- apportionment order, handed down by the federal court'Aug! 3 think the'committee is-work- ing out a plan that'..will ie ac- ceptable 'to the federal Howze said. He said as tentatively drafted the .bill .would force :26 -counties to share representation in House. No decision has .been reached on whether a 7-member :limit apply to -the state's two large counties. 'Howze's committee is continu- CARMICHAELS, Pa. (AP) worker's plodded to within some feet to- day of 37 men trapped deep underground by a tre- mendous coal mine explo- sion. U.S. Steel Corp., which operates the. Rpbena No. 3 mine, said a re'check of its records showed a 37th man missing. A total of 36 men were believed trapped at first. The men have not been heard rom since the explosion at ).m. Thursday. Rescue crews had -gone slightly more than, halfway into the'two-, mile tunnel.from the mine shaft after more than. 22 hours of dig- ging- Situations Desperate Lewis Evans, Pennsylvania sec- retary of mines, described .the sit- uation as but held out hope the miners may be alive. "We hope the'men built barri- cades to stop the flow'of he said. Fortyrfour others working in an- other section of the pit walked out unhurt Some returned .to search for their colleagues who are 650 feet underground. Slowed by deadly gas and tons of rubble that left shorings hang- ing like burnt matches, the rescue crews proceeded cautiously in the concrete 'walls buckled by Into-Shotgun arelooking barrel of a said one un- ion official: "With those fires smoldering :dbwn-there it.could cause another explosion." But the search-goes on. So do the hopes and prayers of wives, sisters -and relatives keeping, a vjgiL in' a corrugated metal building- adjacent, to mine shaft Ministers tried to com- fort the grieving families. The' blast was the second in the 16-year-history of the Robena Evans, who is directing the op- erations, blamed it on a combina- tion of gas and coal dust He de- scribed the blast as one of tremen- dous nature. 525 Foot Drop The mine shaft drops down 525 ..feet from the surface. At that point there is a sloping tunnel without branches extending two miles to the'working face. The tunnel drops gradually from 525 feet to 650 feet. That's the point where the men are trapped. There" is- only one exit; to the surface. Mine officials" said- air coming up from the mine shaft contains large amounts of carbon dioxide, j. Jiowzes commiiiee a conunu- gressof New-York, Mi.Uer; divides work during a controversy his time .between the House and J> fj.. oyer .whether the .reapportionment (Continued on indicating there is fire in the blast area.' The first indication-of anything wrong was the-reported failure of an electric exhaust fan. It blew out, but was.repaired in 10 min- (Continued Two) to partly cloudy west .through Saturday; cooler over slate tonight and southeast Saturday: low tonight 26-36; high Saturday 45-55. High temperature In Ada Thursday .was 56; low Thursday night, reading' at 7 a.m. Friday, 41. Day Qf Infamy Passes By j. .1 i r i ii 4.n PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) "Day was marked .quietly'and-without cere- mony, today while the Navy, .at Pearl Harbor turned-.its.attention to sports. On Ford Island, less than' a mile from the black-scarred, coast where the Japanese attack of Dec. 7, .1941, was a nine- hole igolf. course'' was A boxing program1 at-Bloch G'ym: nasium, across Hie water from the sunken- hulk of -the. -USS-. featured five amateur Japanese fighters. 'There was no official recogni- tion of the'21st anniversary, of-the darkest moment 'naval l' A small boat shuttled -between the shore.and: the'memorial, as it has: done daily since'last Me- morial. Day when the'shrine was completed. A Navy official said larger-than-usual crowds were ex- pected to.make 'the .trip: Other.-' -activity-in-the. busy harbor was normal.. Veterans patriotic planned' to honor Arizona. ;.-Although it has.done so -in-other' years, .the Navy -scheduled.' no speeches-or-ceremonies above the battleship. A. new .the Navy that tributes to the dead'of battle may be held only on Memorial pay. The. Flag, was raised. ove'r'the1'Arizona at daily' ritual. considered still in. commission fay ;the_ Navy. because 'her- crew :is: Gi-. ant aircraft carriers, nuclear sub- marines: abd other "modern "war- ships'pipe a salute' as 'they imove- by her .The carrier est in the .alongside th'e Arizona Thursday and- members' of-'-her'-'crew; lined- the1 deck'to pay .homage to: the-fallen warship.' The. Arizona Memorial "honors all the.r Japanese -attack'.- A. total of men .perished in the terrible moments of a Sunday morning'that'marked America's entry War II; The Arizona died eight minutes after taking stack. Four, battleships were .sunk, one was' heavily-.damaged and .three, sustained .light damage. Nevada, Ten-, 'Pennsylvania and .West .to. carry the Japan'.-'Only the Arizona and which sank while, being -towed- to Coastl ;ended-'-their- battles1 at Pearl ,_ target vessel the bot- The ;Utah's in .the mud, a' tomb for. 54 men. v One .'man .who "died" jn the at- tack on adjacentHickam Field re- calls it "took a few minutes to realize- "it .was.-the real thing. Most.'of. us thought the'Navy-was dojng some target practice..." .Chief James, L Wells Jr. man -at Hickam. He was listed as killed in action 'were held'in his'home towns of Browder and Who. lists his home as.Jefferson-; ville, a body .was mis-' as his.. .get the feetingTm.' attending, everytime.Dec. 7 rolls said. ''V- ;