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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - August 4, 1957, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Russia s big farm offensive Khrushchev boasts hell out produce Section one feature who got Mussolini s Gold inside. Story about communist grab Parade Magazine feature weather Iowa partly Cloudy Sun cooler Southeast and extreme Touth. Mostly fair with Little temperature Cliant sunday Nisi and monday. Hijab sunday 74 82. Low sunday nil rat 5t-62. City final 15 cemt5 volume 207 Cedar rapids Iowa sunday August 4, 1957. Associated press United press International news Mcelroy no county tax Rise in . Noted slight Linn budget Cut and valuations Rise brighten picture. By Bruce Fishwild. A reduction in the Linn county budget for 1958 gave Cedar rapids property own ers Hope saturday that next year s tax rate will be at least no higher than this year s. The county budget still subject to change following a Public hearing later this month Calls for raising through prop erty taxation compared with during the current year. Coupled with the decrease in tax Money need. County super visor Miles Sutera said saturday is an increase in the property valuation in Cedar rapids. The new valuation is up from last year. Outside values unchanged. Property valuations to be uset in figuring next year s taxes in other towns in the county will by Sutera said and Thi valuation in will to these figures Are unchanged he added because of the of the county assessor to get the revaluation of property Complete this year in the area outside o Cedar rapids. About 30 percent of that prop has been revalued he said but no revaluation can be placet in effect until All property Nab been revalued. On the basis of those Budge and property valuations county officials estimated Satur Day that these tax amounts be collected for the county on each Worth of assessed valuation in Cedar rapids compared with in 1957. In other towns compared with ?8.554 in 1957. In Rural areas -7 compared with in 1957. In Rural areas this adds up to decreased taxes for county Pur poses. In Cedar rapids increased valuations could offset some of tin decrease in millage levies. How Ever considered with other to estimates the 1.2-Mill decrease in the county tax rate indicates rate similar to last year. School Kate up. The Cedar rapids school District has estimated its tax rat will increase by two milk nex year. The City has estimated decrease of one Mill leaving a no increase of one Mill. That Mil would be offset by the county de crease if All estimates prove accurate. Definite figures on the Millag levies will not. Be known Una next fall when they Are official spread on the tax books but the levies cannot be increased Fror those proposed by the they can Only go Down. According to Sutera this will lie the fourth consecutive year that the county s tax asking has been decreased by a Small amount. Last years decrease came Well a. Gluck i Don to know fuck and suggested he find some Way to gel out of his appointment As envoy to Ceylon. The kind of publicity Gluck Las been getting the morn ing times commented makes i very unlikely that he could function effectively or comfortably in Ley Cey Lonese press has been pouring out copy critical of glue since he disclosed he did no know the name of Ceylon s Prim minister Solomon West Ridgwa Dias Bandaranaike. The chinese communist Radi piping also entered the Contro Versy saturday. A piping Broad cast heard in London quoted the Revlon daily news As remarking Gluck is the first american w know to have actually admitted his ignorance in a the Public discussion Rangin from jests to harsh criticism a stepped up following Secretary of state Dulles London com ments of Friday. Dulles said tha if the United states were to Lim its selection of envoys to Ceylo o those who knew the country crime minister we would limited the times said saturday tha the Case of Maxwell Gluck a becoming More and More embarrassing to everybody Wirt each explanation for him. Graham Campaign extended again new York Ai the be 1.25 for Goldwater backs View. Bolh Mcclellan and senator Goldwater a Ariz viewed hot a s plan with claim and said i looked like a move to set Himsel up As the nation s no. 1 Labo Doss. Control the nation s transportation and you control the Goldwater said. There s never been any doubt in my mind that s what Hoffa Mcclellan said if the Type o Ransport Alion Union Hoffa has outlined Ever comes into being it would Wield economic Power thai would amount to a super gov Mcclellan is chairman of the Enate rack is investigating com nit tee on which Goldwater also Erves. The committee has been Delv no into Hoffa s affairs and particularly his alleged associations Vith new York labor racketeers. Hoffa recently was acquitted on Harges of bribing an investigator in Mcclellan s committee. Hoffa is under subpoena to appear before the committee aug. .3, although the Date May be hanged. Eye sourcing charter. Mcclellan said the committee a Hon it resumes its hearings monday afternoon will look into Washington a Secre Ary of state Dulles flew Back saturday from disarmament talks London and promptly Chal ended Russia to join the West in swening the danger of a great avar by opening vast Terri ories to Aerial and ground inspect on. Dulles arrived in mid afternoon and went to the White House to Ive a first hand report of his Ondon Mission to president Eisenhower. He was Able to report to the resident according to inform lon in diplomatic quarters that had succeeded in pulling the Western allies out of a logjam of disagreement on inspection zones they concurred in a plan he pre ent cd to Russia at a meeting of he . Disarmament subcommittee in London Friday. Vast area included. What he proposed in essence As that Russia agree to Aeria and ground inspection Over great reas of Europe North America and the soviet Union. The object s to preclude the possibility of a massive Surprise attack in this Tomic age. In an Airport statement Dulle Aid that it is now up to the soviet Union to up to soviet. If the soviet Union accept these he said an if the necessary details a worked out the risk of Surpri attack will be greatly diminished and since a major War is n Apt to be launched unless the aggressor can count on Surprise the danger of general War will lessened. Then it will be Moi possible safely to reduce the bit ten of map firm Lead slated or top Job 2 dead 7 injured in Iowa collision he Case of charter. A bouncing Union Robert f. Kennedy subcommittee counsel said this was the Charier of new York local 228 of he old United automobile work ers Union Al adding it had been granted to a succession of adored we want to see How often it bounced and where it land Mcclellan said. One of the witnesses called for monday is Max Chester former financial Secretary of local 405 of the retail clerks Union. Kennedy said Chester was involved Law manipulations and later moved Over to the retail clerks. York crusade of evangelist Billy i policy. Insurance motive hinted in Wilton Jet farm slaying Tipton count attorney Max Werling said sat urday night that Jake Van dres Seldora. 44, near Durant thursday night might have deliberately courted death " to col Lect on a s100.000 life insurance Graham was extended saturday Ger and Tom total budget still to be raised 1.00 .87 night for sept. 1. The third time until a drinking Fountain has been installed on the playground of Camp Good health so that the children do not have to go to the Lodge or to a Cabin to quench their thirst. The Iowa pipe and Supply company made no charge for pipe and fittings required for the installation that being its contribution to the Camp. Today s chuckle what a lot of women would like to do with last year s dress is get into it. Conwil Ahtl. The announcement was made by Roger Hull chairman of the executive committee of the Billy Graham new York crusade. The crusade which began in Madison Square Garden May 25, originally was scheduled to end june 30. Then it was extended to july 20. Billy Graham is robbed of new York a Droke Inlo the Billy Graham now York crusade offices Early Satur Day and took about the Graham organization said the theft occurred below can . And 9 ., the fifth floor offices at 165 w. 46th Street Werling said that theory we studied by insurance com Pany Ferlinc said he life insurance policy Van arts Seldora carried on himself was in the Grace period and due to lapse aug. 16." earlier Story on Page 1 Sec Tion 2 slate were closed. The thieves forced open a Petty and took in Cash and about in negotiable checks. Official sources vague whether defense Post is one involved. Y Elton c. Fay. Washington Mcelroy 52-year-old Ohio map manufacturer was re sorted under Active consid ration saturday Lor a High government Post. But whether he is. Slated to acc cd Charles e. Wilson As Sec Clary of defense or take Over ome other Job was a matter of conjecture. Some persons High in govern int and Busi e s s reported a e1 r o y was High on tha list it those being ions dered As Wilson s s u c Cessor but one lop. Administration official said that was not necessarily the i j o b president my Tutor Eisenhower has in mind. Considered for Post. This official told a reporter he doubts that any decision has been on a new defense Secre Ary. He said s appoint ment to a top government Job could be expected soon. He ruled it the possibility that it might in to succeed John b. Who is resigning As foreign Aid director. The Cincinnati enquirer to rated that Mcelroy who is pics Dent of Procter and Gamble Lake View a twi persons were killed and seven hers injured about saturday in a two collision a he Junction of us. Highways 7 c was due in washing toll and Iowa 196 about five conferences about Bison s Job. Wilson has been Lanning for some Lime to retire. Mcelroy himself wus quoted in Cincinnati As saying that some Ling is under bul at nothing has been settled. My Iroy said it is entirely in Washngton a hands. Mcelroy is Knolyn to Bolh Eisenhower and Wilson. He was chairman of a presidential coir Itice on education and has had ale Sivc con act with the gov in connection Wilh con his firm. Heads Procter Gamble. Mcelroy joined Procter and Amble in 1925 and has been resident of the big soap Manu alluring concern since 1948. Administration decision on a Lan to accept a government Job Only part of the problem. The Mccond and often More difficult Art is in induce a top executive o abandon a highly paid Job in Rivale Industry for the Alary of a cab incl officer and to of All his Slock holdings n any company which does Busi Ness with the government. Ast of Lake View. The dead Are mrs. Tony Buse bout 55, of Ulmer several Miles rom the scene of the Accident and mrs. William Schafer about 0, of Jefferson City to. The husbands of the dead Wom n. Four children of the schafers and mrs. Harold Ely of Jefferson Ity who was Riding in the Chafer were Laken Lolor no Hospital in Sac cily. Sac county sheriff Donald of on said the in which or. And ills. Bush were Riding and the Schafer came together in a near head on collision and he was Nve slighting the cause of the Irish. Buse and Schafer were listed in serious condition at the Hospital. Joyces help cheer elevator captives for half in hour Cedar rapids a dozen or Raore persons squeezed into an elevator in Killian s department store sat urday. Midway Between the first and second floors some thing went wrong. The elevator stopped. It would t Budge. The operator called to the operator of the next elevator. We re she said. Get. The they re out to came the reply. Well get somebody. We can t stay Hern All a store official was summoned and he launched a Rescue Mission. Meanwhile the 12 to 15 stranded passengers passed the time of Day. I i mused one Man a employee when they serve lunch in this depart two Small Chi Dren were Able to sit on the floor. It was too packed however for any of the adults to take the Load off their feet. We just had to stand reported one of the passengers Dolores Smrha 19, of 2208 Mallory Street so. Nobody got really scared although an elderly lady said she had Trubl breathing. There were two men in there and they made jokes and another pleasant Day for Lowans Tva another pleasant Day was forecast for Lowans today after Cool Canadian winds had Cut into kept everybody chewed the Hawkeye slate s steam Bath weather on saturday. High temporal urls in the up per 70s and Low 80s was the Weatherman s prediction for to Day lie also said there is a Chance of Shower activity. Cedar rapids had a High read ing of 81 degrees saturday. Laid miss Smrha. Finally at . And half an hour after the elevator started its half a floor climb foot weary passengers saw Dikiy Light again. The trouble had been traced to a burned out fuse in the elevator s motor. Viarengo family among 8 injured in Auto crash special to the Gazette. M Lorengo eight persons of them from Marengo were injured in a head on Auto crash on Highway 6, a mile West of Brooklyn about . Sat Merle Marten .25, of Marengo Vas i cd in critical condition at it. Francis Hospital com null saturday night. Injured All hospitalized at Grinnell Are Ariel Marten. 21., Merle s wife Tenial injuries and multiple her left their child Dennis 2, Frac ured Skull Orris Marten 23, of Marengo brother Merle Back injuries Betty Ann Newman 17, of West Amana extent of injuries unknown Frank Mccroy 29, of Chicago Grady Murray jr., of Chicago both fractured jaws and John acc Mccroy. Chicago extent of Jurics undetermined. The Martens and miss Newman were in i eastbound . The hic ago men with John Mccroy driving were westbound. The cars collided head on i he Highway patrol said. Four blood doors were rushed trim Marengo to the Grinnel Hospital saturday afternoon authorities said in an attempt Loaid the injured

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