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Bennington Banner (Newspaper) - September 19, 1963, Bennington, Vermont Showers continued warm with scattered showers developing in evening cooler tonight. High near 80, southwesterly winds to to 20 Miles an hour. Yesterdays High 80, Low 56. Today at 7 a.m., 46. Sunrise 6 36, Sunset 6 56. Bennington o in Bennington Vermont thursday september 19, 1963 Anner established 1841. 60th year no. 19,286 Price 7 cents Hoff win help to keep president asks nation Fairbanks Morse open emf Nix Soini Yoc of Are this is the reaction of 5-year-old Harold whittles of Peoria 111., to the instruction that the next sound he hears will be his own voice. He is enrolled in a special class for the deaf. A photo manhunt for cop killer bags Maine potato hand Hoek Don Maine apr the manhunt for Peter j. Ladetto 26, of Cambridge mass., wanted in connection with the slaying of a Malden mass., policeman ended last night on a Small potato farm just one mile from the Canadian Border. Fri agents and state police captured Ladetto As he left the farm where he had been hired As a potato worker. The Massachusetts state prison parolee surrendered without a struggle when officers closed in on him. Police said he had a 9 millimetre pistol in an overnight bag he was carrying. Ladetto was sought in connection with the slaying of Malden patrolman Edward c. Callahan. The officer was shot Down saturday night when he interrupted the Holdup of a supermarket. He died at Massachusetts general Hospital monday. Two other men were arrested shortly after the Holdup. Lawrence Guerra 25, of Watertown mass., and a abettor a brother Louis 17, Are also being held in connection with the Holdup and shooting. Held As accessories Are Mart mrs. Bridges sen. Cotton set As Barry Lacon la . Apr the Laconia citizen said in a frontage editorial today that sen. Norris Cotton r-. And mrs. Doloris Bridges will be co chairmen of the Coldwater for president Campaign in new Hampshire. Mrs. Bridges is the widow of sen. Styles Bridges and sought unsuccessfully in the 1962 elections to fill the unexpired years of his Senate term. The citizen editorial said a senator Goldwater continues Coy when asked whether he will run for the presidency but it is no secret that mrs. Bridges conferred with him recently in Washington and that she returned from the capital with his blessings taken for granted. A she has informed friends in Laconia that she proposes to enter the presidential primary As a Delegate candidate pledged to Barry mrs. Bridges contacted in Wolfeboro declined comment on the editorial. President to Washington apr president Kennedy who is to address the United nations general Assembly Friday morning plans to Fly to new York late today and spend the night at the Carlyle hotel. A be us Story on the liver Transfer appears on Page 3 of today a Banner. Missing air found strangled Iii mass. Everett mass. Apr the body of an eight year old girl missing since yesterday was found Early today in the Everett dump. Police said the girl appeared to have been strangled with a shoe string. The girl Mary do Albenzio was one of four children of or. And mrs. Peirino do Albenzio of 47 Heath St. She was last seen by her Mother at about 5 ., Edt yesterday near her Home. Other children had reported seeing the Little girl walking toward the dump some time later. Police said there was a report she was accompanied by a Man. The body was found after an All night search of the dump a desolate area partly Marshland overgrown with High grass and rushes. Montpelier apr gov. Philip h. Hoff said today his office is ready to help keep the Fairbanks Morse co. Plant in St. Johnsbury open. A we have been working with them in the past and Well continue to do so a Hoff told a news conference. But the governor added he a a jumped when he saw news reports today that said there was a Prospect the 133 year old Plant would close. Several Hundred workers Are employed at the scale manufacturing Plant. Hoff said Fairbanks Morse management advised him no announcement would be made without a a briefing the governors office first. The news reports quoted a letter signed by Edwin f. Rousch vice president for administration at Fairbanks Morse which said the company was considering whether to close Down the St. Johnsbury operation. After the news session Hoff met with company officials in his office. Hoff said the states Industrial building authority and other agencies would be used if requested by the firm in helping it stay in St. Johnsbury a for at least that general in any Case Hoff said he is hopeful the firm will continue to operate in Vermont. The governor said the St. Johnsbury Plant is a one of the few Fairbanks Morse plants that have made Money a even with an archaic he fended off a reporters suggestion that the announcement came As negotiations neared for a new labor contract with the 450-member local 234, electrical radio and machine workers of America. Montpelier sends gifts Indonesia to Fischer quintuplets apologizes to Britain Lyn Maillet 18, and Elizabeth Mcdonough 17, both of Newton mass. The search for Peter Ladetto switched to Maine yesterday when Malden police received a tip that or Louis 17, Are also being held by connection with the Holdup and shooting. Held As accessories Are Marilyn Maillet 18, and Elizabeth Mcdonough 17, both of Newton mass. The search for Peter Ladetto witched to Maine yesterday when Malden police received a tip that the fugitive had friends at Houlton about five Miles from Hodgdon. Police began a methodical Check of farms in this potato growing area of Northern Maine. Each year at this time the Peak of the Harvest season hundreds of canadians Cross the Border to work on farms by the area. Police had spotted Ladetto working on a potato farm owned by Erwin Rhoda. They alerted the family and captured Ladetto As Rhoda was driving him to a bunkhouse. It also was disclosed yesterday that shortly after Callahan died his liver was removed from his body and placed in the body of a Man at Peter Bent Brigham Hospital. The recipient was not identified. The Man who is reported doing Well was suffering from a liver disease. The rare liver transplant operation was the first of its kind Ever performed at the Peter Bent Brigham where doctors have perfected techniques for kidney transplant operations. Jakarta Indonesia apr faced with a British break in diplomatic relations and prodded by Washington Indonesia expressed regret today for the mob burning and looting of the British embassy and other property. Strong forces of indonesian troops appeared to have restored order in this capital after wednesdays rampage by about 10,000 indonesians protesting against the new British sponsored federation of Malaysia. But in the uneasy Calm British women and children were preparing to quit Indonesia. President Sukarno a government issued a conciliatory statement deploring the mob violence worst demonstration Ever staged Here against a foreign Power. Foreign Secretary lord Home had denounced a such uncivilized behave or and threatened to severe diplomatic relations unless assured British subjects and property would be protected. Montpelier apr a package full of goods made in this capital City is on its Way to the parents of the Fischer quintuplets in Aberdeen . Items included in the shipment include diaper pins feeding spoons Blanket rings and plastic training cups. Solon Gray manager of the Reddy co., said the package also contains congratulations and Best wishes to or. And mrs. Andrew Fischer from Montpelier a residents. Train bus crash spurs questions Salinas Calif. Apr mounting investigations and outcries Over tuesdays Railroad crossing crash which killed 28 mexican migrant workers raised a question Mark today Over the status of the nations Bracero program. As probes were pushed on both Federal and state Levels rep. Henry b. Gonzalez d-tex., called for defeat of a Pend big Bill which would extend for one year the right to import mexican labourers or braceros to do farm work. Negro pupils Stone police in Michigan school riot Jackson Mich. Apr a mob of negro teen agers stoned police wednesday As helmeted officers tried to prevent racial violence at a new $3-million High school in a predominantly White neighbourhood. Later police fought with several of an estimated too to 150 negro adults who congregated at a residential Street Corner. No injuries were reported in either incident. Ten students including a White girl were arrested after the hour Long disturbance wednesday afternoon. Seven White youths were picked up later and released after questioning. Four policemen were assaulted by a mob of negro students which also hurled rocks at the patrolmen and at passing cars. Police chief Roscoe Gray who said his a show of Force did no to work a dispersed about 18 negro youths at one Point with a fire extinguisher. The president of the Jackson chapter of the National association for the advancement of coloured people Harold White asked gov. George Romney to investigate. School officials scheduled classes As usual today at the Parkside High school starting Point of the flare ups. Police ordered extra patrols for the Day. Or. Elven Duvall Jackson school superintendent planned to Appeal to the students in an As on the inside now ifs time to Eret Down to business in Bennington a municipal planning says an editorial a Page 4. Some background on the reopening of the Vermont tissue Plant a Page 5. Wilmington holds information session Friday night As guide for sewerage system vote next tuesday a Page 8. Dodgers finish cardinals with flourish winning 6-5 in 13 innings in St. Louis a Page 12 Sembly for an end to the incidents and tension. The school is located on the Southwest Side of Jackson a Southern Michigan City of 56,000. After classes ended wednesday several Hundred students mostly negroes gathered in the parking lot. About six negro and White girls began shoving each other witnesses said. Some 200 negroes began walking away from the lot some of them throwing rocks at passing cars and at Homes. Others shouted a this Isnit police said the stones were hurled at them when they tried to disperse the mob. None of the officers reported being hit by the rocks. The nine negroes and one White student arrested were released to their parents. They were charged with disorderly conduct and ordered to appear in juvenile court. Parkside High school opened for the first time sept. 4. Its enrolment of 1,500 students was about evenly divided Between Whites and negroes officials said. Medical society president says Law not needed Montpelier apr the president of the Vermont medical society a or. J. B. Mcgill a says he doubts the necessity for a Law requiring doctors to notify police of All suspected child beating cases. One result of such a Law would be to protect doctors from defamation of character suits brought by parents named by the doctors As offenders. Mcgill said yesterday the Law would be difficult to enforce and added a a it a not up to the doctors to Mcgill said the present system of reporting child beating cases does no to open the Way to the Law suits. The governors committee on children and youth is studying the problem of abused children in Vermont with the of providing Quick Protection for the children. The committee said that currently some doctors May be hesitant to report suspected child beating cases. To support tax measure background of tax problem analysis of $11 billion tax Cut by James Marlow Washington apr president Kennedy has had to feel his Way toward the $11-billion tax Cut he asked the people to support wednesday night in his television and radio broadcast. His argument can be put this ways taxes Are too High and have been for years. If they re Cut people and corporations will have More Money to spend. This by pepping up the Economy will be insurance against another recession. Concern about a recession has been on his mind since he took office in 1961 although the word a a recession can be a delicate one with presidents. President Eisenhower on Jan. 18, 1961�?two Days before he turned Over the White House to Kennedy told Congress in his economic report that there had been a a a decline in the Economy. Kennedy went a lot stronger than that la Days later. In his state of the Union message to Congress on Jan. 29,1961, Kennedy said a we take office in the Wake of seven months of recession three and a half years of he pointed Back to the recession of 1958�?which Eisenhower at the time had also called a recession and said this country a recovery from that one was incomplete. On it Ress Nian sees pressure in airline Lase Washington apr an irate Illinois congressman citing possible a undue pressures has called for an investigation of influence used on the civil aeronautics Board to persuade that Agency to reverse its decision in the Northeast airlines Case. Rep. William l. Springer r-111., proposed yesterday that Congress investigate the Justice department a and others who might be trying to coerce the cab. The aeronautics Board last month lifted the temporary certificate of Northeast to continue its new York Miami flights. The cab then denied a Justice department petition to intervene in the matter and said its original decision would stand. A Senate Commerce subcommittee also has investigated the cabs finding legislation has been offered to Force renewal of the lines franchise South of new York and congressmen have assailed the cabs ruling. Springer said the Justice department intervention petition rejected by the cab As a a untimely made a allegations without supporting evidence that the cab had favored Strong carriers Over a weak one and had ignored the Public Springer said this plus the a activities of some members of the Senate and House to persuade the cab to reverse its decision appeared to him to be undue pressure on an Independent Agency created by Congress. He said pressures being brought to Bear appear More intense than any investigated in 1958 by the former House legislative oversight committee. But springers statements did not Stem the almost uninterrupted flow of complaints about the cabs decision. Negro leaders . Will talk on Birmingham Washington apr president Kennedy will talk thursday with the Rev. Martin Luther King or. And six other negro leaders on the racial situation in Birmingham Ala. Pierre Salinger White House press Secretary announced today plans for the meeting. He said the seven negroes a five of them from Birmingham a have indicated they want to give Kennedy a report on conditions in that City. Racial tension already taut was heightened by the sunday bombing of a negro Church at Birmingham. Four negro children were killed. Salinger said he had no indication As to what if Amy specific action the negroes might ask Kennedy to take. By the end of june 1961, after he had been in office six months he reported the United states a had emerged from the but fear of another one was High in his mind As he showed later. He referred wednesday night As he had before to four recessions since the War 1948-49 1953-54 1958-59 and 1960-61. He said High tax rates had helped cause the last two recessions. In his first year Kennedy proposed various measures to bolster the Economy but by 1962 he had definitely settled on a tax Cut As a program to pursue although in the beginning he Only inched up to the problem. In his budget message in january 1962, Kennedy did t ask for a direct tax Cut but suggested Congress give him stand by authority to Cut taxes if the Economy began to show sickness. Later in the year he went further and talked of wanting Congress to Cut taxes across the Board for individuals and corporations in 1963, a Cut applying to 1963 income. This did no to get anywhere. But starting out this year he made the across the Board tax Cut his major program for 1963. It eventually became apparent As this tardy Congress Dawdle along that even if it approved a Cut it would t apply to 1963 income. Then last week he got Over his first big hurdle when the House ways and Means committee which handles tax matters approved 17 to 8 a tax Cut of $11 billion. Fifteen democrats and two republicans teamed up to approve the measure Over the opposition of eight republicans. Approval by this committee was a necessary preliminary before the full House could get a Chance to vote on it. The full House tackles it next week. And wednesday night Kennedy used some of his television time to take a swipe at foes of the Bill mostly republicans. Republicans quickly announced they will demand equal television time to answer. But even if the House gives Kennedy the tax Cut he wants there can to be any tax reduction unless the Senate also approves and it May be weeks before a Senate committee even begins hearings and More weeks before there can be a full vote on the Bill in the Senate if it Ever gets there. In his economic report last january Kennedy said in the 1948-49 and 1953-54 recessions a tax Cut had helped Check the decline and Spur recovery. Congress Cut taxes $4.7billion in 1948, just before the full Impact of the recession was Felt. The upturn began in october 1949. In the 1953-54 recession individual corporate and excise tax reductions Cost the government Kennedy figured about $7.4 billion in Revenue. That recession ended in August 1954. But Kennedy said it might have ended sooner if the cuts had been made sooner. There a no recession in sight now. Kennedy takes the position a tax Cut before there is a recession will help avoid it. The main protest of his opponents is that its poor Economy to reduce government Revenue through a tax Cut when government spending is out distancing government income. Gof asks for equal air time Washington apr president Kennedy has urged the peo pie to speak up in support of his tax reduction program. He said its benefits would Range from new washing machines for families to new strength around the world for the american Dollar and Freedom. A but that Bill is in danger of being weakened or deferred a declared Kennedy. A it needs your help your thus through a National radio and television speech the president sought to Light a grassroots fire under Congress on behalf of the $11-billion tax reduction a which he called the most important Domestic economic measure in 15 years. The first major hurdle will come next wednesday when the House is expected to vote on the tax program. But Kennedy was also looking toward the Senate where the Bill faces a Stormy time. Kennedy directed his Appeal All along the economic front from businessmen to factory workers from families watching their own shaky budgets to citizens worried Over the governments unbalanced budget. He asked for Quick passage of the Bill without a proposed Republican amendment tying tax cuts to curbs on spending. Almost As soon As Kennedy finished his address William e. Miller Republican National chairman fired off telegrams to the networks asking equal time to reply to the president. Reporting to gop charges of continued on Page 16 see tax Bill moving Oft negro migrant workers at Southern Vermont Orchards wednesday were removing belongings from this old farmhouse at the Orchard found to be in sub Standard condition by Pownal health officer or. Roderick j. Humphreys. They will move to another building also found deficient by or. Humphreys but w hich Orchard owner Erwin w. Meyer has decided to improve to meet the requirements of the health officers notice. The farmhouse and a third building also to be evacuated will be condemned and boarded up. Still More expected 6progress9 at migrant barns Pownal a a Progress has been made but More is expected and required by that was the report wednesday afternoon of states atty. R. Marshall Witten and Pownal health officer or. Roderick j. Humphreys following their inspection of migrant quarters at Southern Vermont Orchards ordered improved monday by or. Hunphreys. At 5 Monday or. Humphreys posted notices on three buildings a two barns and an old farmhouse a listing sanitation and other deficiencies and ordering improvements within 48 hours of use of the buildings for residential quarters was to be continued. Orchard owner Erwin w. Meyer decided to concentrate his efforts on making necessary improvements to the ground level floor of one of the barns. By installing additional rooms As Well he planned to accommodate workers and their families from the other two buildings in the improved barn. A few would be placed in a new building constructed by Meyer last year. By 5 Wednesday the end of the original 48-hour deadline Witten and Hunphreys found that outside privies and fire extinguishers had been provided at the barn and some clean up made. They advised atty. Franklin p. Jones Meyers counsel of additional work to be done and said they would make another inspection Friday after noon. Among other mings at the barn Meyer must do some additional work on the privies install hot and cold running water from an approved source and provide a Shower and refrigerator. Smoke bombs stored at the barn must be removed. Asbestos sheeting must be Laid under every stove. Septic facilities for the water drains must be installed. Even with these improvements Humphreys indicated the facility would still be a less than Ideal but would serve for the time being. Humphreys and Witten also directed the Orchard to Correct some deficiencies in the privies and Furnace room at the new building. Some of the workers and their families at the two other older buildings on which Humphreys had served notice had already packed up their belongings Ana were moving to the barn which is being improved. The building being evacuated Witten said will be condemned and warded up

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