Ada Evening News (Newspaper) - October 27, 1946, Ada, Oklahoma
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THE ADA EVENING NEWS
43rd Year—No. 164
Some of The CTD Came Back to Ada
Fourteen Who Come At Aviation Students Bock As Civilians, 12 in College
By JOHN CLAYTON
From March 29. 1943, to June 30. 1944, approximately 1.500
aviation students were enrolled in the 343rd College Training Detachment at East Central State college. Ada. From this group. 14 have returned to Ada and 12 are enrolled in college.
Nine of these boys were— fhall we say—forced into it. Tney had married local girls and have returned here to live or to go to school.
Following are the names of the married men and their wives v ho are enrolled in school: John May of Detroit, Michigan, returned to the former Ovis Carpenter of Ada: Robert Hippe,
Omaha. Nebraska, came back to Flora Mitchell of Bowlegs. Flora is employed in the college finance office. Joseph Namdella, Worthestire, Mass . married Maxine Moigan. Bowlegs.
Teacher-Announcer John Gillespie of Boston, Mass. became a war correspondent after he left the C. T. D. at East Central. He is doing part time teaching rn the history department this vear and also does announcing for the Tiger's nome games. John is married to the former Mary Treadwell of Ada.
John Kassay, North Tarry Town, New York, is married to Mary Olive Bruner, Ada: Robert Billings of Portage, Penn., met his wife, the former Mary Scott, Ada, while working in a defense p.ant in Texas. Raymond Miner, New York City. New York. married Edwina Frazier of Shawnee. Edwina works in the college correspondence department
Two Back, In Business
Tho more of the married men have returned to Ada but are not enrolled in school. Bob Lady returned to his wife, the former Sada Mae Lamb of Ada. Mr. Lady has established his own business, a body and paint shop, in Ada. Arthur Herold is at present employed by the Ada Milling Co. Arthur married Wanda Dean Leerskov of Bowlegs.
Some of the boys came back simply because they liked East Central and Ada. Two of the boys liked it so well that they persuaded friends to return with them Stanley (Stosh) Valan-cius. Philadelphia, Penn., was an aviation student here and brought back with him William Duffy, also of PhiUy. James Smith of Clintonville. Wisconsin, brought Donald Laux of the same town with him.
Fiddle Moore Soph President
Eddie Moore of Canyon City, Colorado, was a member of the permanent staff here and worked in the finance office. Eddie started to school at East Central .ast year, and is the sophomore class president* this year.
Jerry Pennington, the lucky guy, was stationed in his own nome town. Jerry, a native A dan. finished his high schooling here before going into the service. He is enrolled in the college here now’.
East Central State college and the city of Ada are pleased but not exactly surprised that these boys would travel from all parts of the country to come back to a setting made pleasant for them during their month here in uniform.
II. S. COOL TOWARD UN FOOD BOARD
Demos Need Only Six House Seals
Already Hold 54 in Stat# Lower House With 60 Enough for Control
OKLAHOMA CITY, Oct. 26.—
ZP —If democrats win only six of the house races to appear on the Nov. 5 general election ballot, they will gain control of the state house of representatives.
^ ith 60 seats needed for control. the democrats already have cinched 54 through failure of republicans to oppose them.
Republicans have won five seats rn the same manner.
Fifty-nine seats are contested, assuming the republican state committee appoints candidates to succeed a withdrawn nominee in Okmulgee county. If that vacancy is not filled, the number necessary for the democrats to win in order to gain control will be reduced to five.
The twentieth house, now about to expire, includes 98 democrats and 22 republicans. Republicans have controlled the house only one time in the state's history, that in 1921 directly after the Harding landslide.
Of the 59 seats contested in the general election. 41 now' are held by democrats, 18 by republicans.
Extend Sugar Stamp Period
Will Continuo Volid Through Nov. 30 to Help Whoro Shortage Slowed Conning
WASHINGTON, Oct. 26.-(ZP)-Housewives will have another 30 days to use their canning sugar stamps, the OPA announced tonight.
Instead of expiring at the end of this month, spare stamps No. 9 and IO will continue valid through Nov. 30. Each is good for five pounds.
The action completes a series of moves designed to offset local and regional sugar shortages resulting from the maritime strike. Earlier this week arrangements were made to ship western beet sugar to the east.
OPA officials had opposed this on two grounds. They said it would be a strike-breaking activity, and that railroad shipments from the w’est with additional freight costs might upset the ceiling prices.
Agriculture department officials eliminated *part of these objections by agreeing that government fi nds would be used to pay the additional freight costs.
The OPA announcement said tonight it had agreed to movement of “western beet sugar into eastern deficit areas” in order “to permit housewives to receive their fair share of sugar.”
It added that extension of the valid date of the stamps “will permit housewives u'ho have been unable to obtain home canning sugar to finish putting up the last fruits of the canning season.”
The regular table sugar stamp, spare No. 51 in ration books, remains good for five pounds until the end of this year.
New Disfrid OF* Head Seriously Injured in (rash
Doyle Sullivan, newly elected president of the district OEA and superintendent of Okmulgee county schools, was seriously injured Thursday afternoon as he was leaving Okmulgee enroute to Ada to attend the teachers meeting.
He lost control of his automobile after colliding with a truck about one mile south of Okmulgee and the car crashed head on into a building at the old Barnsdall refinery.
Mr. Sullivan, with two passengers, Frank Duke, Preston school superintendent, and a Mr. Stone were enroute when the accident occurred.
The truck involved in the accident was traveling south ahead of Mr. Sullivan s car and made a left turn just as Mr. Sullivan attempted to pass.
He is in an Okmulgee hospital suffering from a broken nose, a broken left jaw, a badly fractured left knee and lacerations about the face and body in addition to the roof of his mouth being broken.
One of the other passengers in the car suffered a broken leg and the other has a broken arm.
W. P. Hopper, secretary-treas-urer of the district OEA, said Saturday night that Mr. Sullivan was elated over being elected to head the East Central OEA organization. Mrs. Sullivan told Mr Hopper over the telephone Saturday night that the fact that her husband had been elected to the post possibly helped his condition.
U. N. Speeches Point to Drive For Definition of Veto Powers And Modification of Its Uses
fiy LARRY HAUCK
NEW YORK, Oct. 26.—(AP)—The United Nations Assembly wound up its first week of debate today with the explosive issue of the veto still the number one question and with increasing signs that pressure might force a sharp definition of the uses of the voting power.
► It was apparent after addresses by the first 13 nations and several tense committee sessions that there was little possibility at this time for a charter revision to eliminate the veto. Rather the drive appeared aimed at forcing Russia, which has used the veto nine times in the security council, to agree to some modifications in its use.
Norway, Chile and Turkey today joined in the campaign for a limitation of some sort. Previous speakers have deplored “excessive” and reckless” uses of the veto.
Lange Reminds Big Powers Halyard M. Lange of Norway said the time was not ripe to revise the charter, but he called on the big powers to reach agreement among themselves and “to exercise the veto as it was planned to be—a safeguard to be used only in the last resort” Turkish Delegate Huseyin Ra-gip Baydur said the will of the majority always has prevailed for mankind and there was no reason to make the veto an exception, but added:
‘‘Nevertheless, if, for a period of transition, it may not be found possible entirely to eliminate the veto, we should at least consider means of limiting the field of its application.”
Chile Not For Change Now Chilean Delegate Felix Nieto Del Rio said his country had opposed the veto from the first, but did not find there were sufficient grounds to justify a change now'. He commented that “it is reasonable to expect that the big powers will make as little use as possible of their veto right.”
Nearly 40 countries remain to speak in the general debate and most observers expected all to make some comments on the question as a prelude to full-scale debate on the problem before the full assembly next month.
Spanish Question Reappears
Norway meanwhile thrust the Spanish question back into the spotlight with a proposal for a complete discussion of the controversial Question before the 51-nation body.
“We feel,” Lange said, “that ways and means must be found through common aption of the United Nations to make every effort to assist the democratic forces of Spain, in their struggle to regain, without the horrors of another civil war, freedom and constitutional government.
The U. N. secretariat hopes to wind up the debate by Wednesday when activities will be shifted to interim headquarters at Lake Success (pr the meetings of committees and sub-committees. More than 400 such sessions are on the calendar with regular plenary meetings of the assembly due to begin again at Flushing Nov. 25.
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No Decisions Yet On Lewis Demands
WASHINGTON, Oct. 28.—(ZP) -—Five days ofter John L. Lewis’ demand for reopening of the soft coal contract, the administration has not yet decided how to deal with the threatened strike, a cabinet member disclosed tonight.
But the agreenr*>nt for settling the shipping strike on the Atlantic and gulf coasts eased one troublesome labor difficulty. Eid-bar L. Warren, director of the U. S. conciliation service, issued a statement saying the government hopes it will lead to an early peace in the Pacific coast strike.
The cabinet member told a reporter the discussion of the Lewis demand by President Truman and his cabinet yesterday was “brief, and no decisions were reached.”
Farmers Hold To Codon as Market Breaks Sharply
By KRIS KREEGER
NEW ORLEANS. Oct. 26- ..., —The flow of cotton to market has subsided to a mere trickle in most parts of the south since the drastic price break of last week, with farmers holding onto the staple in hopes of a rebound on the exchange boards.
The withholding movement is apparent everywhere in the belt, a survey showed today, although the degree of the selling slack varies somewhat. Sales were down to IO per cent of normal in a number of areas. In some places only farmers in need of immediate cash were reported disposing of their product.
Differ Over Effects
There was a difference of opinion as to whether present withholding of cotton by farmers would itself be a major factor in forcing prices back to the point from which they started th^tum-ble of $25 to $30 per bale. Some brokers pointed out that most of the crop was already sold in the greater part of the belt.
The break last week toppled futures $25 a bale in three days, and caused the unprecedented closing of cotton exchanges for a day. It was attributed mostly to the liquidation of a large New Orleans holding.
No barometer was available to indicate widespread hardships or loss among farmers because of the price drop. The Federal Land bank of New Orleans indicated this might be reflected to some extent in next peek’s figures on loan repayments.
Had Gone Over Expected Price
One authority, who did not wish to be quoted by name, pointed out that farmers had planted their crop in general expectation of prices of about 25 cents a pound. The advance up around 40 cents gave them unexpected profits, he said, and the drop did not mean they would suffer losses.
Others, however, noted an increase in farmers’ operating expenses and living costs. Moreover, they said, the price rise in cotton had probably caused many to change their plans and to make expenditures which they had not previously calculated.
Miss Emma Keller Injured in Fall
East Central Faculty Member Hot Broken Limb
Miss Emma K. Keller, of the East Central college English department, fell at her home at 1004 East Fifteenth Saturday morning and broke the large bone in one leg. She was in the house alone and could not get help for some time.
Miss Velma Grimes, whose home is in the same house, returned home, found Miss Keller and called for assistance. The teacher was taken to the hospital where Saturday night her condition was reported to be good.
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N FROM MEXICO: These sheep in the Juarez stock yards are expects to be the first live-
w£e Dr Lhe U' S',si?ce thf ,liftin* of *hp duarantme lnspecHng the sheep
were Dr. John Redmond, of the Bureau of Animal Industry, left Dr Joaouin VasniiM Altair™,?
Mexican veterinarian, and Dr. Glenn W. Stevens, of the El Paso R A. I -(NEA Telephoto).
MORE KILLED AS HINDU-MOSLEM RIOTS FLARE
CALCUTTA, Oct. ,26. — (ZP) — Additional British troops were moved into the Calcutta area tonight and others were placed on the alert as continued rioting in the city between Hindus and Moslems brought death to at least 26 persons and injuries to at least 50.
The transportation in Calcutta remained near a standstill as taxi-cab, bus and streetcar drivers refused to work until the government provided sufficient protection against holliganism.
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Mexican Troops Search In Sami-Tropical Region For Brutal Killers
By REGINALD L. WOOD
MEXICO CITY, Oct. 26 <ZP)-Mexican troops with Indian guides fought their way through tangled underbrush today along the semi-tropical Blasas river in Mexico’s biggest manhunt in recent years seeking the killers of Nan Peiker Beach, 19, of Tulsa, Okla., and New York City.
Nan, a bride of four months, was wounded fatally Wednesday night while sleeping in the arms of her husband, Charles Edward Beach, 28, New York City commercial artist. The young couple were on a honeymoon down the dangerous and desolate Blasas river, a trip few have dared to make and then only when heavily armed.
The troops searched the town of Tetela, not far from the scene of the shooting, dor traces of loot taken from the young couple.
From Tetela. about 62 miles due west of the main Mexico City to Acapulco highway, troops followed Indian trails virtually unknown except to the natives of Guerrero, one of the wildest sections of the country. A plane aided searchers.
Beach said he was awakened by ‘the tremendous roar of the gun. Nan jumped and screamed and the tent was knocked down.”
Three men, their faces covered with handkerchiefs, shined a flashlight in the faces of Beach and his wife. By its light, Beach
?™Th* “Y the gaping wound in Nan s left shoulder. She died in Beach’s arms the next morning.
Beach said the men took his .22 calibre rifle, their clothing, cameras, medical supplies and food
an.ftn^ien ° darkness.
The only possible excuse for the attack,” Beach told the Associated Press, “was that they desired her, so to speak, and got the wrong one when they shot.
?,ee whF theF didn’t kill us both.”
Officials, Form Lcodon Soy Proposed Board Could Develop Too Muck Power
WASHINGTON. Ort. 28 —GB— An* official American attitude of coolness and caution was adopted today toward a proposed United Nations food board with wide controls over production, prices and distribution.
The United States will enter an international conference on the plan here Monday uncommitted for or against it. But a governmental decision to go slow was adopted, officials said, after a series of meeting* this week attended by representatives of the state and agriculture departments, national farm organizations and consumer groups.
Fear Power Development Sharp opposition to the proposed control board was expressed by some government officials as well as by farm leaders. They expressed concern that it might be too powerful and become strong enough in time to dictate farm production policies for this and other countries.
The proposal, advanced by Director-General Sir John Boyd Orc of the United Nations food and agriculture organization, will be taken up by a preparatory commission charged with formulating a long-term world food program The United States and 15 other nations are represented on the commission .which will open its
Goering Had Vial of Poison From Time He Was Captured,
Investigating Board Reveals
By DON DOANE
NUERNBERG, Oct. 'J6.-MAP)—Hermann Goering had the commission .which will open its vial of poison with which he committed suicide from the I meetin*s herp Monday. Creation
time he was captured, and may have hidden it in his navel, bv
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Sir John proposed that the food board be given authority to build up reserves of agricultural eom-m<)dities in years of good harvests and that it be permitted to buy
and sell these reserves for the
purpose of stabilizing prices at levels fair to producers and consumers alike ”
He proposed also that the board be permitted to sell unmarketable surpluses on special terms to undernourished and undeveloped countries.
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a report by the four-power commission investigating his death said today.
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his alimentary tract, and it could have been hidden for/ a time in the toilet of his cell, the report added.
Prison authorities have said the cartridge-like container for the glass poison capsule, which was found in Goering's cell after he committed suicide less than two hours before he was to have faced the hangman on Oct. 16, w’as about two inches long and a half an inch thick.
“There Is Evidence ...”
Still leaving hazy many details as to how Goering cheated the gallows to w’hich he had been condemned by the International Military Tribunal, the report said:
“The e is evidence to support the view that at one time Goering could have carried the poison secreted in the cavity of his umbilical. Tht re is evidence to prove conclusively it was not there throughout his imprisonment, and at some stage it was in his alimentary tract.”
A similar vial containing poison
WASHINGTON. Oct. 26 —f/P)
—Lagging sales and leases of $8,-
000,000.000 worth of wartime in-1 —" is rn nearly
dustrial properties raise the pros- agrrement with the general ob-pect that the government will re- 1 Jert,ve of the Orr plan—to pre main in the real estate business vfn* a new period of farm sur
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for years, officials reported to night.
They cited the advent of rockets, jet propulsion and the atomic bomb as a major factor. Private operators appear reluctant to bid for surplus plants for making traditional types of explosives and ordinary aircraft engines because of uncertainty over their future.
The War Assets Administration set next July I as the target date
pluses and depressed prices or of undue shortages and skyrocketing prices.
But those officials and farm leaders concerned w ith the problem generally feel the objective can be accomplished without creating a powerful international agency They believe it can be done by means of a series of international commodity agreements involving the major ex-
i- vicii containing poison ac» july i as inc larger date I Porting and importing nations was taken from Goering when *or liquidating a good part of the ! 'hold the view that under
he was captured. r job but officials expressed doubt the commodity agreement meth-
The reDort added that “an nh. that the goal will bo m*>t ! od, each Dartinnatmn
NEW POWER STATION ANNOUNCED FOR TULSA
TULSA, Okla., Oct. 26 — (ZP)— K. K Lane, president of the Public Service company of Oklahoma, today announced construction was underway on a $3,000,-000 addition to its Tulsa power station serving residents and industry in eastern Oklahoma.
All Tickets Sold for Premier Showing Of 'Home in Oklahoma' Here Wednesday Night
DETROIT. Oct. 26.—(ZP)—Edward R. Swdderski, 21-year-old navy veteran, used the war-developed “sky drop” to return his girl friend’s class ring and it cost him a year's probation on a reckless flying charge.
Automotive industry normally uses 5,000,000 tons steel annually, and Sinnett-Meaders uses best re-
Rogers, Evans, Hayes To Be Here im Person For Picture's Debut
There is no need to rush down to purchase a ticket to “Home in Oklahoma’’ because they are all gone, but .there is no need to worry, the movie will be shown at the McSw ain theater Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
The only difference between the World Premiere of Wednesday evening and the following three days is that Roy Rogers and company will not be on hand.
Republic Studios make-up man Howard Smith claims that the best make-up room he ever saw is located in a ranch house a few miles outside of Davis.
While in the vicinity, the Republic personnel were guests of Mr. and Mrs. Bill Likins, owners of the famous Flying L ranch. It
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The report added that “an obscure recess in the inside of the toilet under the overhanding rim could have concealed the container for a time without detection except by an extraordinary search.”
Soldier Guards Cleared
The commisison completely absolved American soldier guards of any “dereliction of duty” in permitting Goering to escape the noose at the final hour, and declared its complete satisfaction w'ith the handling of prison security by the American army. It said ther° wfas no evidence involving German workers in the Nuernberg prison.
Still withheld were the thr£e letters Goering left in his cell, and the commission said they wtould have to be released by the Allied Control Council in Berlin. One w’as addressed to Col. B. C. Andrus, the prison security officer, another to Mrs. Goering and the third to the German people.
Brig. Paton Walsh, British member of the commission, said at a news conference after the report was issued that the letters “bear some relation to the event but the commission drew its own conclusions.”
He said the letters “exonerated the security service and guard— if a statement from such a source is acceptable.”
Had Broken Rule
Walsh said that shortly before Goering went to bed on the night of the executions of his convicted fellow Nazi leaders “he assumed an extremely reposeful position with his hands outside the covers,” as regulations required.
Shortly before his death, however, he placed his hands under the covers and it was presumed then that he obtained the poison which he had hidden somew’here on his body either in the “umbilical cavity” or the alimentary canal,” Walsh added.
The commission’s findings were announced in a one-page statement after an all-day session in which it considered the report by the board of inquiry of three American officers who made a preliminary investigation of the suicide.
Gen? Maikov, the Russian member of the commission, did not attend the meeting, but Walsh said
that the goal will be met. jfK^ each participating country
Part of the difficulty Is the tre- » w°uld have more to say about mendous size of some of the gov- "-bat happened than if the mat-ernment-ow'ned plants and the *er was turned over to a sms!#
fart that merits I___> I • *
fact that many were designed and equipped for war specialty—production—TNT for instance.
The “For sale” sign is up on properties ranging from tool sheds to the big inch-little big inch pipelines, a $145,800,000 government investment.
Dreams Gone, They Oiler Children
Out of Money, Out Of Luck, Denver Couple Hot Five Children For Adoption
international agency. In other words, no nation could be bound or affected by any decision unless it agreed to be bound.
As to the suggestion that the rood board tx* authorized to dispose of surpluses to low-mcome countries at cut-rate prices, the Tear was expressed that this country might be called upon to foot most of the bill.
This country’* delegates will not oppose the creation of a world rood board as such, but will fight against giving it powers suggested by Sir John. American officials suggest that such a board might be created to direct the negotiations of commodity agreements.
EVEN GENERAL GOT IN ON BLACK MARKET DEALINGS
DENVER. Oct. 26. - (*> _ A ! liabf^mfol SETtSdS^JS Dcmei couple, out of money and j approximately 40 army officers out of luck, have seen their dream I including a former general 22 of a little farm home for their | been named in^n inwtor gen! five children, turn to bitter dust eral*s report dealing with allectd in three short weeks. cases of hlark j
Mr. and Mrs. William E. West other illegal activities among told.3 reporter today they would I military and civilian personnel rn go into Denver juvenile court | U. S. occupation forces
Monday and offer up for adoption I —— -
their children, ranging in age. r from 20 months to eight years. ! •
This is the story the 45-year- ( I old painter told:
He sold their small Denver home early this month and, on a doctor’s advice, took his family to Missouri, a sixth child was born unexpectedly in a hotel in Springfield, Mo.
West discovered the farm they had hoped to buy was run-down and 42 miles, instead of a reported two, from town.
He lost $100 to a confidence man.
The Wests made a desperate decision in the Kansas City union station to give the baby to a Kansas City couple for adoption.
With the five older children, they returned to Denver to live with Mrs. West’s mother.
I hey were notified from Kansas City Thursday the baby had died. Then they were told by their mother’s landlady they would have to move out Monday.
West has been unable to find another home.
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Th’ trouble about bein’ a woman, ever’ time they go anywher’ they require another complete paint job.