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Ames Daily Tribune (Newspaper) - February 19, 1962, Ames, Iowa Volume 95�?no. 195 Ames daily Tribune it Ames Iowa monday february 19, 1962 seven cents Juk outlines iowans told More recession plan Washington up a presi that his plan if invoked would Dent Kennedy asked c ingress to a allow a $759 million increase Day to him with standby in direct Federal spending for a1 authority to spend up to $2 billion to new vigor into the National Economy when a recession threatens. He spelled out details of the ready authorized Public works projects including resource or Vel Ozment conservation and other Federal works a provide $750 million in Grant Rescue West German soldiers use life rafts to Rescue flood victims at a Helmsburg Germany after the Elbe River overflowed its Banks due to Hurricane Force winds which slashed across North toll in Germony 166 Hamburg City pm Europe. Thousands of Rescue workers continued today the search for More victims of one of the worst storms Ever to hit Northern Europe. Of devastation Hamburg Germany up a. Germany was unknown by. Was the casualty toll in Germany a j considered vast. British insurance worst Winter storm in history j firms alone reported they lost an passed 150 dead today when a 90-j estimated $56 to $140 million in helicopter Amada from three Marine insurance on goods await nations recovered More bodies of flood victims from the devastated streets of Hamburg at 4 p.m., a Hamburg government spokesman 118 bodies had been recovered from the litter Stream backwaters of this great North German port City. Altogether by official count Germany lost 166 lives in the Hurricane Force winds heavy Rains and flooding during the weekend and the toll for Lur pc Rose to 196. 100,000 Are homeless More than 100,000 persons still were homeless in Hamburg while helicopters planes boats and and West German armed services covered the stricken area searching for stranded residents and float bodies. Five of today s new deaths were West German army Rescue workers killed trying to evacuate stranded flood victims. The extent of the damage in ing ship or Shore transport. In an emergency session h1 Hamburg parliament ordered a mass funeral wednesday for All recovered bodies. This port of 2.8 million persons which was hardest hit by the pounding seas and howling winds was left a City of shocked silence watery death and devastation. Receding Waters were expected to reveal More victims. Hardest ters hovering Over inundated areas. Today Hamburg was without radio television or newspapers. Few Homes had Gas or electricity and the Telephone system was near a breakdown. Streets were littered with debris upturned and abandoned cars and buses uprooted Telephone poles and Trees smashed houses. Plan first proposed in his state j to be matched by state and local of the Union message last month governments for capital improve a in letters to the House and sen-1 ment programs. Ate. Attached was the draft of his proposed Bill. Jobless rate the proposal would permit use of the standby spending authority whenever the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate Rose at least i percentage Point in three out of a authorize $250 million in Loans for state and local governments unable to provide Matching funds. A set up a Reserve of $250 Mil lion to be allowed to any of the other three programs As Circum stances might warrant. A a As i pointed out in my state of the unon message last month Quot four consecutive months or four Kennedy Quot the time to re out of six consecutive months. J pair Fig roof is when the Sun is the president also would have to determine that use of the standby authority was necessary and that the situation had not been triggered by a major strike or some other special development. Kennedy told Congress a hich has been critical of the proposal shining. Quot i urge the Congress to give prompt attention to this vital legislation As insurance against a Rainy Day that we Hope will not recur hut which experience teaches us we must be prepared to France reports rebels deny cease fire Accord the homeless clutching a few precious belongings were huddled in schools municipal Halls and camping grounds on High land. Thousands of West German hit areas besides Hamburg wore British and american Rescue work lower Saxony and Schleswig Holstein. Fear typhus fresh water was supplied in barrels and jars As City authorities prepared a mass immunization program against typhus. When the fury subsided Hamburg was permeated by an eerie stillness. After 48 hours of raging Waters and crashing dikes the Only sounds were occasional cries for help from stranded persons and the Clatter of Rescue Helicon ers most of them servicemen scoured North Germany slow lying North sea communities for victims. The storm triggered at least three avalanches in the Alps and thousands of tourists were reported snowbound at ski resorts. Dozens of austrian villages were isolated. Officials in Switzerland at least eight persons had been killed by landslides since last Friday. The storm left at least three dead in East Germany. Paris up a France an and i flounced a cease fire agreement with the algerian rebels today. But the rebels the peace talks have not ended. A Semi official statement issued by the French government this morning Frances algerian affairs minister Louis Joe ended secret peace talks with the rebels sunday night. The talks lasted one week. Authora Tive French spokesmen full agreement was reached. But the rebel leaders in their return to Tunis this afternoon de Nied this statement. Quot is not ended Quot Snow on its Way weekend fall up to 20 inches by United press International Iowa began digging out today from a severe Winter storm that dumped up to 20 inches of fresh Snow on the state but forecasters warned More Snow is expected by wednesday. The weekend storm had lost its punch although Snow flurries continued to fall. The Snow was due to end during the evening but forecasters a new storm was headed toward the state. Snow was expected to spread across the entire state wednesday beginning in the Southwest part tuesday night. The crippling storm halted traffic and county roads in the heavy snowfall areas of the Northern half of the state. In Southern Iowa where the Snow was not so heavy driving was made hazardous when freezing drizzle glazed highways with Slick Coats of ice. Considerable one Way traffic was reported in the Northern in Tunis rebel foreign minis counties with highways 50 to too it or Dah lab told newsmen at per cent Snow packed or icy. The Airport that Quot the discussion a s 63 South of Waterloo u. Is not ended. It has made a great s 52 North of Luxemburg and Deal of Progress and can resume Iowa 3 and 7 Northwest of Sioux with Good i City were a11 blocked the High Way commission . The Iowa Highway patrol also Iowa 21 South of Dysart and . 61 Erbe tells plan three state tax pact is outlined Des Moines up a the of Iowa. I is Judy terms of a tax agreement Between Iowa Illinois and Missouri to Settle a use and sales tax controversy Between the three states were announced today by gov. Norman a. Erbe. The informal agreement Calls for merchants in each state to collect the use tax of the other states on Sale of goods taken to and used in the other states the pact the first of its kind in the nation resulted from a meeting Between tax officials of the three states to resolve the question of which taxes should be paid to merchants on Mississippi River towns. The problem arose after Illinois officials began trying to collect the 3v� per cent Illinois use tax front Iowa and Missouri merchants. Illinois tax officials charged their residents were beating the tax by trading in Iowa and Missouri. Both of which have 2 per cent taxes. Vice Premier Belgacem Krim Quot things Are going 4uite Well but we still have a lot to another rebel spokesman Quot it is not finished yet. Another meeting will be French officials were shocked and taken Aback by the denials of the rebel leaders. News of the denials reached Here while president Charles de Gaulkee was receiving a report on the talks from the three French ministers who took part. Earlier officials that three principal documents had resulted from the secret negotiations which have been going on intermittently since last october. The first is a purely military cease fire agreement calling for at Zwingle also were closed. One death had been blamed on the storm. Thomas n. Nissen 58, manager of the classified advertising department of the Sioux City journal died of a heart attack sunday night after shovelling Snow at his Home. Forecasters the intensification and movement of this storm would have to be watched closely in order to give any estimate of the amount of snowfall to be expected. The storm was expected to by it s Back again. Richard Merritt 513 n. Hyland ave., scoops a shovel Lull of the fuzzy White nuisance that made its appearance in this arca again Over the weekend. Merritt shovelled the sidewalk in front of the Tribune building three times this weekend the last this morning As the Sun began peeping through after i my absent for several Days. Tribune photo by Dan Garcia an end to the fighting in which ing southerly winds and slightly i More than 250,000 moslem and warmer temperatures wednes-1 europeans have died in the past Day. Seven years including some is too French soldiers. Before they arrive however it still was not known who i temperatures will nose dive with would sign this document a1 lows rang�?~n8 from 5 above sex Judy s fund is building weather notwithstanding Judy Mchone was examining seed Cata logs this morning. Judy la maintains stoutly she a going to have Quot my own Garden this the fifth grader is looking Forward to Spring with anticipation. In april Shell undergo surgery for repair of heart damage caused by rheumatic fever. Because the Mchone will receive no Aid from charitable organizations in paying for the operation friends have organized the Judy Mchone medical fund to help out contributions today totalled $48. Contributions May be left at. The Union Story Trust and saw agreement was jointly an Ings Bank the College savings 101111 by Erbe Illinois gov. Bank or the Ames Trust and Illi Missouri gov. Savings Bank or mailed to the Joh m a ton Tribune. Here is Hon the plan which last , Judy attend a takes effect immediately de a Valentines Day party give works in by the members of her fifth Grade class at Edwards school. When an Iowa merchant Sells Eastern Iowa merchants appealed to Iowa officials to work out some kind of agreement especially after Illinois authorities they would make the tax collections retroactive to an earlier j Date. Iowa tax commission chairman Andrew George Cedar Falls the Quot mechanics and details Quot of the agreement still have to be worked out. He no formal agreement would be signed by the three governors. Erbe the pact would Quot result in easing a great Deal of tension that has existed Between merchants along the Borders of the states he also the agreement will probably mean More Rev 1 Enue for Iowa and Quot will make collection problems easier for the three states As Well As in j creasing the efficiency of tax George the Iowa commis-1 r. Sion has Quot made it known Quot it would a a Lions club con like similar agreements with other 00 Al Nice France next bordering states especially wis quote a a. Consin and Minnesota. Rexel s participation in the commission member . Pren band is sponsored the Ames tis mount Ayr the agreement would prevent Federal intervention in the tax dispute Between the states. Richard Trexel Ames youth to tour Europe with band Richard Trexel son of or. And an i tinn re Ida mrs. Milton Trexel. 627 seventh i per f Toto 1 he St., will he a member of the la hymn innit i to a pvt i United states of America Hrh n t t Quot i school band which will play for i draft settlement. R j if. As officials Here believe the agreement is approved by a both sides the cease fire will by signed at a formal session somewhere in France in about eight to to Days. Though the French want the military on Ooth sides to sign. Paris Tunis the political terms of the agreement will be Laid Down in two Quot declarations of intention a which will be made Public simultaneously by the French govern ment in Paris and the rebel government in exile in Tunis. The agreement must be proved by de Gaulle and French Cabinet As Well As by the rebel government in exic and by the 60-member rebel parliament or National Council of the Alger Treme Northwest to near 15 Southeast. Highs tuesday will be about the same As those of today the mid teens Northwest to the mid 20s Southeast. Anniversary of ice storm five Inch Snow Ames its dents got a gleaming White reminder of the 1961 sleet storm the r weekend exactly one year after the ice fall which drop Ped wires and left Ames Homes cold and dark. The Ames municipal water Plant j reported a total of .71 inches of precipitation Friday saturday and j sunday with nearly half that amount recorded on sunday. Since noon saturday .44 inches of precipitation the equivalent of nearly five inches of Snow was recorded Here. Zearing too reported five inches of Snow while at the weather Bureau station at the Iowa state University agronomy farm. C. N. Brown reported four inches on the ground. After the article about her appeared in the Tribune last thursday an Ames woman called to say her son had undergone goods destined for use in Illinois he will collect the 3 a per cent Illinois tax rather than the Iowa 2 per cent Levy. The Iowa merch a similar surgical procedure and ant will be required to Register recovered Well. I with Illinois As one of that states Quot Judy was real encouraged by tax collectors and submit the tax the phone Call Quot mrs. Mchone to Illinois. Meanwhile the fund needs i de veld or building will la Tribune so a Ollil mils and Missouri Boone Man in primary against Erbe Des Moines up a Theodore Roosevelt Needham who formerly operated a radio and television repair shop at Boone today asked for papers to run for the Republic j Gan j can nomination for governor. Needham. 58, still lives in Boone the Hometown of Republic j pm a tuft v1� la no can gov. Norman a Erby who a �?��?o0,s of he a Lions club the Ames youth is one of seven Iowa student musicians who will be included in 90-member concert band. The musicians were selected on the basis of a five minute recorded example of their playing. Trexel. First chair clarinet St in Che Ames High concert band will be one of the featured soloists at the bands annual concert March 30. He was second chair in Che Solo Clennei Section of the All state band last fall. The 90-piece Usa High school Odds now 60-40 driving conditions were still slow and hazardous with roads and highways in most sections partially or completely ice or Snow packed. Air and bus serv a ice that was interrupted or de the played sunday after the storm swept into the state saturday night resumed Normal operations today. Hardest hit area was Northwestern Iowa where Rock rapids reported 20 inches of new Snow. Spencer got 19 inches and Mason City 14 in North Central Iowa while Sioux Falls s.d., just beyond the extreme Northwestern Corner of Iowa was buried under 28 inches of fresh Snow. The Snow fail measured Down to five inches in Southeast Iowa j and to one Inch in the Southwest. J Many children got a Holiday today after officials in some schools were closed in South Hamilton Radcliffe Roland Nesco and Nevada Community j school districts today and Rural kids got a ii late Start in most of the reminder of the county. Weather noon temperature 20 extremes past 24 hours Low 16, 6 . High 27, noon corrected barometer Reading 30.19 in., rising precipitation .32 in. Ames Boone Nevada partly Cloudy and colder tonight Low in Low teens. Partly Cloudy Little change tuesday High in mid 20s. Five Day forecast temperatures through saturday will average 5-10 degress below Normal. Somewhat warmer at the beginning of the period turning colder again the Middle of the week and a rising trend again at the end of the week. Normal lows 10-17 North to near 20 South. Normal highs 30s. Precipitation will average v2 to % Inch and locally Over an Inch about wednesday or thursday and again about saturday. Unsolicited gift for Isu Center first from Ames an unsolicited gift has b in areas ordered schools closed because of the storm. A number of tale Hospital with husband Eddi churches suspended service Sun Fisher and her leading Man is Cape canaveral up a Day when members were unable so Haj a statement Drums Lewie Sun the weather Odds tilted in Astro to travel because of clogged controlled re Morse of t r Mantic naut John h. Glenn s favor today i roads. Involvement with the actress and the countdown proceeded tor about 150 Sioux City area boy miss Taylor a Rush j to the his planned Orbital flight some scouts had to be rescued from Salvatore Mundi Hospital in Rome time after 7 30 . Est tues an Encampment at Browne a Lakeline saturday night in an am Day. Near Saliz sunday when Snow balance. The National aeronautics an trapped them during their Ann Fisher who had rushed Back run nominator til leave new York june space administration issued a ital Quot deep freeze Polai opera from Lisbon when informed of his a 13. And v.d1 rehearse one week i weather forecast which u called a series of plows made wife s illness a school buses went out on schedule but returning times varied. Ballard schools began about 40 minutes behind schedule today and in Ether districts school officials could Only guess when the i received to open the Ames Cam country children would reach pain for the Iowa state univer school. J sity Center. The in w on the ground repro a Check sent Quot in appreciation septs a fresh Start Fot this Cen cultural aspect of College trial Iowa Winter. On feb. 13, provided for our son and Brown , the ground was Clear daughter who graduated from i Iowa state University and tor the Many activities which it has provided for my husband and me these past 20 years while living in the City of Ames Quot was sent to the enter Campaign by mrs. Austin Repp 1112 Garfield ave. According to officials of the enter fund Campaign the gift first received from outside the University staff. The fund Campaign was announced Here in december. An Anonymous gift of $1 million to get the project started was announced by last month. The $7.5 million Center Campaign has As its goal the construction of a facility in the Meadow East of Beach ave., to provide a site for activities ranging from concerts on hand to take to conventions from Short course leading Man Liz i Are just friends a Rome up Elizabeth Lor apparently recovered hem a was Rbt Case of food poisoning today i it Rente a by has announced he will run again. To readers help Iowa traffic fatalities through i february 18 196244 i. A j for goods purchased for use in i another of the three states. Thus Iowa residents who buy products in Illinois or Missouri for use in Iowa will Pav the 2 Pur cent Iowa j use tax which the out of state j merchants will submit to the state Needham he would a full announcement in about reached at Boone. Needham he had considered running Quot for several years but i just got up enough he he had not been approached by anyone to seek the governorship. He he did not know Erbe preceding the la it is Xiv Milan. Cautiously optimistic. La. Col. Repeated runs to open a Road to i r Home today to their i a a Robert John a. Shorty Powers spokes get members of the sergeant j luxurious roman Villa n w. Dean Spencer and Everett Man fur nasal a Mercury Man Floyd Council of boy Scotts out Black american limousine Mak a a i Lee Roberts St. Psi a a a fax a Fla. In orbit project he Odds of the Encampment. Rumours of a romantic attach Quot the fax my is organized by Rry appeared to be �?�60-40 in oui int Between miss la tor and Martin Greenwood miss., pub j Richard Burton who plays Marc Lisher of a yearbook of Honor the first half of the to Day bands. Countdown began at 2 30 Ami. After playing for the convert both the Atlas Booster rocket and Tion the band will make a con a the Mercury space capsule were Cert tour of Europe. The band Reedy. Will present concerts in Florence Powers quoted Nasa weather and Rome. Italy Innsbruck aus personally a but i know him when j Lucerne Switzerland co 1 see i Blenz Germany Brussels Bel Needham he closed his re glum Amsterdam and the a Palm shop Quot about a year ago and gue Holland and London. Eng i Powers added. Quot when Ernie is was not working at the present land. I he band will return july optimistic i can to help but tilt time. I 8. I the Scales in oui favor Quot Man Ernest Amman As saving he was Quot a Little bit More optimistic than Quot he is usually pretty cautious downtown m v a a ii stores 4 a a. It open tonight til 9 00 Anton in the movie Quot Cleopatra had been circulating for several Days in Rome perhaps because of their Tori id love scenes be fur i the cameras. But there was nothing to indicate1 any substance i the rumours i classes to commencement exer i i i i sos 1 Prince Andrew is two today London up flags flew Over Public buildings in Honor of Prince Andrewes second birthday to today but then were no gun salutes like those that Greet the f this m ining the 36-Yeai old birthdays of other members Burton he was the victim of brain s Royal a Mil v. Distorted statements my a sine Queen Elizabeth went ahead of coincidences and that hot and with plans to hold a Quot toddlers miss Taylor. 23, an Jim Quot Good Only a birthday party in bucking j Ham Palace for Young Art Diew

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