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Cedar Rapids Citizen Newspaper Archives Dec 8 1953, Page 3

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Cedar Rapids Citizen (Newspaper) - December 8, 1953, Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Air Force is strongest Wilson asserts Indianapolis a Secretary of defense Wilson said monday night the United states now has the most powerful and effective air Force in the Pur outstanding combat a Neriede in Korea indicates that we also have the Best Wilson said in an address pre pared for delivery before the in Diana Republican finance com Mittee. We must continue to have air Power second to j include naval Arm. The defense chief included naval aviation in claiming supremacy for the nation s air Arm. Not Only will the air Force have at least 115 Good wings by june 30 of next year but it is now Clear that the interim goal of 120 wings can be met sooner than the air Force thought pos sible last he said. " Ilson disclosed that the de sense department plans to in clude in its budgetary requests for the fiscal year beginning next july 1 funds for additional planes and equipment for Continental defense and a build up to a minimum of 127 wings by june 3c, 1956." a Wing ranges in size from 30 Long Range bombers to 75 fight ers. Bitter Flint recalled. Wilson s declaration on Ameri can air strength recalled the bit ter fight in Congress last year Over the Eisenhower administration s proposal to aim for 120 wings by late 1955 instead of the 143-Wing goal recommended by president Truman before he left office. During debate Over the Cut Back gen. Hoyt s. Vandenberg i former chief of staff for air con tended the change might leave j this country with a one shot second Best air Force out stripped by soviet Russia. Sen. Symington do. A for mer air Force Secretary charged a wrecking Job was being done on the air Force with the administration intending to meet the threat of soviet atomic bombard ment with a firmly balanced budget instead of Art adequate air Arm. Effectiveness built up. Wilson has contended All along that his economies in the defense department Wou d not endanger National Security. I we Are building up the Milij tary effectiveness of the army Navy and marines with better equipment new weapons and a better planning of Reserve components he reported monday night. The strength of the air Force continues to grow both through an increase in the number of combat wings and through better tomorrow to a. To . A t Nylon Ruffy jacket1 by Ameo of Norvelt with drawstring laced Shaker knit ribbed acc Flint cuffs and tapered sleeves. Zip front and quilted interlining. Red Navy Royal Grey Navy red Hunter �1098 Grey. Sizes 10 to 20. Special Holiday selection right Nylon gabardine der order by Anico of Norvelt. Mouton hug me tight Collar. Quilted lined. Resists water stains creates. Rid Navy $1198 Forest Green Grey. Silts 10-20. Newman s sportswear second Hoar half size dresses half size dresses a Horm fit Rayon acetate dress. Simiet 14 / to 24gleaming horizontal stripes of gleaming Satin. Vent neckline. Black or Brown. $17, special for Teto gifts table cloths colourfully printed designs of spun Rayon. Lovely selection for gifts. For your own table. One shown above is 52x52. $2.98 or 5270 Matching napkins 4e Bath mat set. Our own Noble Craft exclusive at Newman s. White Blue Gold Rose Green Lime red Grey Brown. Horal Motif. Shown above. Bridge table sets special Christmas selection. Wide variety of Pat tern and colors. Regular values to $3.98. They re salesmen s samples and real beauties. See them. They re gift boxed. Matching napkins included. Newman s linens. Main fear Cardigan town dress i a half size Nelly Don creation tailored of wrinkle re a j Distant gabardine. Dusty Pink Green beige Watermelon. Ill sizes 12 i to 2016. Nelly Don coat dress c Lorette a blend of orlon and Wool that launders easily and requires Little pressing. Oxford Grey and Brown. Sizes 14 i to 22 i. A v j a Tweedy crepe jacket dress d sizes 14 i to 241/,. Blue or purple Tweed. 98 jacket has % sleeves velvet trim. 7 Newman s fashion Center second floor. Ftfe Jujj buy in december pay in february Only 1a shopping Days til Christmas

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