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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - February 16, 1953, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Weather fair and colder tonight with Low 4-8 below. Cloudy with High 18-20. C. R. 2 30 temperatures new 17 be 14 so 18 be 15. City final 5 cents Kurg news 1800 on you dial a my a 30 7-7 30-s- s0-� m5 i i 2s-2 45-5 55-6 16-s 0e-lalt.m volume 71�?number 38 Cedar rapids Iowa monday february 16, 1953. Associated press United press International new mayor suspends Union Leader House unit votes tax Cut july 1 Ike a go slow request ignored in committee ballot of 21 to 4. Washington the House ways and Means committee monday approved a Bill to Cut personal income taxes to percent june 30. But the chairman of the rules committee said the legislation will be pigeonholed until at least May i. Acting in opposition to presi i Dent Eisenhower a go slow advice on tax cuts the ways and Means committee approved 21 to 4 a measure by chairman Reed . Which would reduce income tax payments for 50 million i americans at mid year 1953. Twelve republicans and nine democrats voted for the Bill with three republicans and one Democrat opposed. Legislation providing for the Cut was approved despite or. Eisenhower a statement to Congress two weeks ago a until we can determine the extent to which expenditures can be reduced it would not be Wise to reduce our now put at Jan. I. Under present Law a to percent tax Cut is scheduled for Jan. I 1954. Chairman Allen r.111. Of the House rules committee said shortly after the ways and Means action that his group a will hold All tax reduction legislation until at least May Reed is expected to seek an order from the rules committee barring amendments to his Bill i from the House floor. That would give the rules committee Power to delay floor action. Allen said that before his group acts to Clear tax cutting proposals for floor action a it must be apparent that the Federal budget will be greatly reduced in order that we can live on our Federal income without the necessity of borrowing another Senate obstacle. Even if the Bill passes the House it May not get through the Senate. East Iowa 5� 1f>pe action is for any of 46, blowing out aboard plane aftermath a pm non on Pir Turp pane photos on picture Page new Orleans a no Hope was held monday that any of the 46 occupants of a National airlines plane survived a crash into the Stormy Gulf of Mexico 44 ten Lnch fall at worthy seventeen bodies have been re of big Snow Liberty Northeast area is missed. Iowa Nevis in one of the heaviest Snow storms of the season sunday safety. Night dumped up to to inches of Snow on the Southern two thirds of Iowa. But while there were isolated cases of schools being closed a Highway commission official summed up the situation with his comment that a a it a not half As bad As we thought it a heaviest snowfall was in the area from Cedar rapids and Iowa City East to the Mississippi of meeting Sedlacek says remarks by Gates cannot go a a unnoticed. Ceder rapids news mayor Milo Sedlacek announced monday afternoon that he is suspending a sanitation department assistant Many persons prominent in Foreman who last night critic of business and society were aboard sized the mayor and Council the Airliner when it left Tampa covered so far in a huge air sea search. The plane flying in 100-mile-per-hour winds was Enro Ute from Tampa to new Orleans when it crashed saturday afternoon less than five minutes from possible its four lifeboats All empty were found Bobbing on the water. Many prominent. For the 419-mile run across the Gulf. Many were believed planning to attend the Mardi gras. No iowans had been listed As aboard. Sos signals were heard Early sunday in new Orleans. Gulfport miss. Biloxi and Mobile. The were sent by a hand cranked Gibson girl transmitter of a Type carried by the lost dc-6. Receipt of the distress Calls was reported until after Daylight monday. Gareti photo by John Reynold. Scene of Independence fire shown above is the aftermath scene of a $200,000 fire in downtown Independence Early monday. The Buchanan county abstract office Center was gutted by the fire. Frank s clothing store at right suffered heavy fire damage and the newly redecorated Lane insurance company at left suffered heavy water damage. Two other buildings were damaged. Firemen battled the Blaze for More than four hours. Snowfall reports included to inches in the area Between West Liberty where schools were closed and Davenport 7 inches at Marengo six inches at Iowa City and five inches at Cedar rapids and Newton. Although a Northwest wind was causing Light Drifting most roads were reported in Good shape monday except that packed Snow made them Slippery in protected areas. The Highway commission office in Cedar rapids reported that Snow in its area ranged from one Inch or less along Highway 20 to seven inches in the South. Roads slowed. A a at a meeting of City employees. The Man suspended was h. S. Gates jr., Cio spokesman for sanitation department employees in a current dispute about wages by and working conditions. In a terse announcement shortly before 2 30 ., mayor Sedlacek declared a i am suspending Gates until further notice. A the attitude reportedly expressed by or. Gates in a Blouse group vetoes extra defense fund loss set at $200,000 big fire at Independence red plane is hit by yanks Over Japan from about i . To 6 . They stopped before a direction finder could establish the Point of origin. It was the first fatal crash of a regularly scheduled u. S. meeting sunday is of a nature Mystic Airliner since a National. 50 flagrantly slanderous and dc-6 fell at Elizabeth n. J., feb. Critical of the head of his Dell 1952. Apartment that it cannot be a i x i. Passed Over without notice. At Miami. Nationals vice. President in charge of opera 1s possible that he May have Mons copt. E. Kershaw said a different version of what he the dc-6 in saturdays crash Sai and if so i shall be wining May have met Tornado Condi t0 listen to it. In the meantime tons. 11 feel that in the interests of. Efficiency in a City department Kershaw said preliminary sex for which i am directly Repon lamination of conditions during the sible and of which he is an As. Light Ara of some debris recon Distant Foreman i have no course ered had not revealed any malfunctions in the plane. Kershaw noted that capt. E. A. North of a line from Marengo ,0k 7? tue Ulen to Maquoketa the spokesman the time of Hie ast 88 8 8 rf18 8 8 a w 8 a said roads remained practically Normal. South of the line Snow packed on the roads As it fell. It a peeled off easily monday morning when the plows came along he said. The Highway commission received no reports of serious tray but to suspend him until we can discuss the matter a Caspar milquetoast.�?�. Gates As Cio spokesman at report causing him to descend sunday nights mass meeting of from 14,000 feet to 4,500. I City employees had referred to Bill Lavendar photographer Sedlacek As a that Caspar Mil for the Mobile press Register que Toast mayor a he mentioned the whole City Council As a those he also labelled the finance 5 inches Cedar 4 inches Ben Tokyo apr two . Planes ton 3 inches Jackson 2 inches special to the Gazette. Discovered the fire authorities Independence a loss was said. Cause of the Blaze was in Washington apr a de estimated at $200,000 in a fire that determined Soener said. The _ sen. Taft Ohio and other sen sense department request for $1, rutted one Brick building and three City fire trucks were called challenged two russian Type Black Hawk and Buchanan ate Republican leaders Are doubt 200,000,000 in new funds for the Ifni Inen d Earp try m nnfhv0 the jul u Ai from fighters Over Northern Japan one in�1 Delaware and do fir. Rom Xuc will know Hefner fall j a Ltd n Independence Early monday. The mental health Institute also,.buque no report it sum was budget ran be 1 y6ar w3s rejected m ful1 City firemen and fire fighters was called to the Blaze. Monday damaged one in a Brief Snow inf a the Davenport area achieved monday by the House approx Ria from the state mental health in firemen had the Blaze under skirmish and chased both toward at that time. Reed insisted that his Bill be Lions committee. Tough the Lames Tomore e0ntrol by 7 am. But it con the soviet held Kurile islands the sanding and blowing Crews acted on immediately by the ways the committee said the depart weather he for the fire was flu Burn for about another far East air forces said. Were out sunday night and Mon and Means committee and with Ament should use available funds her control hour out any expression of views from i to finance the programs for which fir chief Pauj Soener. Who said the plane went Down about 12 Miles Short of fort Morgan site of a Small Airfield. 1jv a pass be the Pilot of the commissioner As a old pencils Fie jams. Its county by county a Jyner was attempting to make Burgust and declared at one it there or somewhere along this Point coast for an emergency Landing a he said. A land was less than five theres a time coming when minutes flying time from the spot can hot the Council just As Low a blow As they hit that came in reference to the report of snowfall read like this monday morning Iowa 7 inches Johnson Jones Linn. Clinton and Scott out any expression Treasur or other administration the new Money had been reiestoltrfthe7amar�?~said a other a r officials. Q sted. Fire broke out about 3 . In the a 0ns0n i h0s tot one year term on school Board it was the first time soviet Day. Where the plane hard to identify. Possibility of a strike by City names on the passenger list employees after Iowa s Letisia were difficult to identify at first. Tureh a adjourned for 1953. Some were Florida vacationers. Gates has been on the Sanita some had transferred to the plane ti0n department payroll since from other airlines for the flight january of 1950. A assistant to new Orleans. Foreman in the department head one of the stewardesses was de by mayor Sedlacek he earns Betty Baucom 21. Blonde who $1 go an hour was named miss Miami Beach in the upended employee has with Strong u. S. Backing on Jan. Accidents or closed roads and Are _ ,. 13 warned her mighty neighbor that it Hadnot even heard of a the push Bassy in Wash. Truck Lack knifing on the Road in ton announced that mrs. Ele to the North against such Ynauth truck 3aclc knifing on the Road Nora Kurkowska second Secre a common occurrence on Slippery vurnow5ka, Cona set re thus the administration was most of the new Money sought basement Furnace room of the never formally consulted on the was for army Navy and air Force Buchanan county abstract of measure and did not take a pub pay increases in which were fice. The two Story Brick Struc Lic stand on it. Voted by Congress since the last Ture owned by state sen. Don. A Renoi Noel in flight. Reed wanted to make the in defense department budget was risk was gutted. Vail Jui Loui Dudly oozed flights. Come tax reduction coincide with approved. Firemen said they thought the a Dar new a i the air Force announcement expiration of the excess profits the request for additional fire was under control at 4 .j b. A. Jensen filed papers Mon sad the Thunder jets intercepted tax on corporations now sched funds came from former presi but the flames worked up to the Day to seek a one year term in the Falls a single engine propelled to die june 30. Some Mem Dent Truman before he left office second Story igniting an Oil bar Cedar ranch cd Narh Ier driven fighters near Demuro hers of Congress including taft., last month. In some cases new Rei. The barrel exploded spread a a capias Cool Board elec on the Eastern tip of Northern have taken the position it might department Heads appointed by ing the flames to the second floor ton Arch 9. A hokkaido. They signalled the in-1 a. 4 can rms. 1 of land. One Thunder Jet just of of is planes had appeared Over North the Highway patrol office in 19y0 and had won Quot several other a a Quot a 5usa sea employ no a t. Cedar rapids reported it had re i�?~, Naa 7on. Several tuner served As Cio spokesman for his pm Japan since the government Cej Becj no reports of traffic jams 5? contests in the Miami department in wage negotiations with the City for several years. In the primary election of october 1951, Gates was an unsuccessful candidate for nomination As finance commissioner. At sunday nights meeting. High was. Tary of the embassy was a Pas United air lines reported its ,ar0ier was continued on Pace 2 col 6 imrs.ro4mi a Sman the pm Ash Union leaders said a strike of be continued on i age 2, col. 6. Legation in new York. Dar rapids City workers would among the passengers was be raging today if Iowa a Legisla be better to extend profits tax. The excess president Eisenhower revised thej0f Franks clothing store an and the 32-year-old bricklayer will tenders to requests but in others no changes were made. No vital programs Hurt. The additional Money asked was for use during the balance of the current fiscal year which ends june 30. The committee said no vital programs would be Hurt if the extra Money were taken from other funds available to the department. The defense fund requests were considered along with recommendations for additional Money for numerous other agencies. The committee action cleared for floor debate tuesday the first a joining two Story building. The he making his third straight bid Pupene it Are when the order was of associate Are. Reapportionment foe to offer new legislature plan Des Moines apr a member of the Iowa House who vigorously opposed legislative reapportionment when several proposed plans were Defeated by the House a couple of weeks ago said monday he will offer a new one. He is rep. Henry h. Stevens Scranton Farmer. He would put House membership on a county area basis and the Senate membership on a population basis. His plan would reduce the a membership in the House from Centary appropriations for a the Faw Quot office Quot of Robert Carson roof of the building collapsed. Smoke water damage. The new outbreak of fire resulted in smoke and water damage to three other buildings. They Are the Lane insurance company building the Orris appliance store building and the Hannebrink clothing store. Three Brothers de. Alfred and Mike Deke fled to safety from an apartment on the second Story of the Hannebrink building. No one was injured. For a school directorship. He ran ignored. One of the worst storms fourth in a Field of eight two one Lah was hit in the fuse Vears belted the Midwest it it. Richard Harrison Shad Dick jr., 22, whose brother it. John Phillip Shaddick 25. A bomber Pilot is reported missing in action in Korea. Richard Shaddick of Coral a Richard is missing tool a another passenger was mrs. Land Oklahoma. One o t h e territory a the air Force while lesser winds a com candidate so far said. Pained sub Zero temperatures in has declared for it was in the same general area Northern Plains and upper a Auer ave rattle single one within sight of the Kun Les that Mississippi Valley a blow that Duluca worker and member of year term to be a u. S b-29 super fort was shot ranged up to 80 Miles an hour a Well known Marylad fishy titled net Down oct. Russia protested to lofted dust m0re than 12,000 feet a Quot a replan was in month. Three the u. S. That the super fort Vio High in Western Kansas. Ture were not in session right now in Des Moines. No stoppage will take place immediately they indicated in View of action at a bitter hour-and-35-minute mass meeting that Drew roughly 90 employees to the Roosevelt hotel. That session produced a double pronged plan to i. Organize a joint committee of City employees representing Cornelius a borne new or organizations to map fur leans society Leader Active re ther p ans in protest against the City councils wage and working condition move of last monday. 2. Launch what they View As a mrs. Alfred Bergman was in route to visit her husband in others Are run lated russian territory and opened Tny virtually Zero visibility t0�?o &Quot"fussforei0 stand kansans wooed through the worst a 1�?�?pudiic support for their stand 108 to 99�?one member from each county. The nine most populous counties now have two House members each. Stevens would increase the size of the Senate from 50 to 60 members. No county would be divided. The plan would give Polk county Fie senators and four other coun Ning for a pair fire on soviet planes. The u. S kansans groped through the worst x tried the Olar e she told Public support for of three Yea denied both charges and said the dust storm since the storied Blackh my i Dor think in Ever ?.lnst cd Quot damaged in the five Hornum open is. The super fort was not armed. Imit of 20 years ago traffic was .4 a a. It would not be timely to strike pronation Bill of the 83rd con buildings included the John a. Nomination deadline is noon the fear gave few details of a standstill in fat Grill or of now spokesmen said be a res a a _ Cherny Law office and the v. G. Feb. 27. Mondays action. It did not specs i a a _ late Billy de Beck. Creator of cause such a move might touch a of of or incl asked to Mcsweeney Law office on the Sec Jensen has served on the school late on the nationality of the Lah Nebraska damage. Tsp a 0 Adverse legislation and ruin Ipp re. floor of the risk building the boards advisory committee of pilots. I in Western Nebraska the storm Al a Short a Heiri a ther Bor Kroop Hopes in the citizens As a representative of the airbases in Japan had orders pushed Over Trees broke windows i vacation in return to their current session of Iowa a general the commit ton in it twi of v. Cedar rapids open forum and of not to comment. Stripped off shingles Tore Down a ishtar a who a lonesome Assembly. Tot to cry it its i n l second Fly or of the Lane building int sixteenth Avenue commercial a a in be got orders right Here on television aerials and interrupted a a a term 8�?T who optometry offices of drs. W. Club. He is a vice president of my one officer Aid Quot not communications. P Ito say a giving approval to Only $905,672,-920 in extra Money. Far and away the biggest chunk Cut out Lay in defense funds. On subcommittee. Presidents funds Cut. Yes at least two each they Are a the committee even Cut the and de la Linn. Woodbury Scott and Black president s funds. It rejected in str0 d in their offices. Hawk. Full a request for $75,000 for his the proposal would be in the Council of economic advisers j approved instead $25,000 for form of a constitutional Amend ment. Today a chuckle s i x political Job holders were carrying the body of a Man into an undertakers establishment. The undertaker was annoyed. A Why a he asked a did no to you bring this Many a body Here at 3 As you promised its now after 6/ a sorry a replied the Leader a but we had to wait until the 5 Whistle blew to find out which one of the men was a the Lincoln. Him to appoint an economic adviser and an economic advisory staff. A request for $350,000 for the presidents emergency fund was chopped to $75,000. Committee members said there is an adequate balance in this fund and it can be reviewed when the regular White House budget is i considered later this year. The hefty wielding of the axe was stayed in the Case of the House itself. The committee approved in full a request of the House clerk for $29,250 to buy e. Erdice and m. Blakesley and both organizations the masonic Hall in the Orris building and the Lambert Broth. Ers Cigar store. On the citizens group he also cell a his or i the attorneys reportedly suf belonged to a special sub commit i feed heavy loss when valuable tee studying test Side plans for $2,750,000 school Bond Issue which will be voted on by the Public March 9. Records in vault. Records of the abstract company were believed to be Safe risk said As they All were locked in a Large vault that was not damaged by the fire. However he said the vault will not be opened for a Day or so. The clothing Stock in Franks store was reported heavily damaged by water and smoke. The Lane company a office had just recently been remodeler and water reportedly did great damage to the Interior. Firemen said that the Oil barrel chuecb1ll Jensen lives at 69 twentieth. Which exploded was kept in a 225 High Back swivel chairs for hallway on the second floor of Nuu a a ire a House members at a Cost of $ 130 the risk building to Supply Oil year a Al top the army air each. And it approved $14,000 for an Oil stove in the Cherny for carpets and rugs for the old Law office House office building. I a Man on his Way to work Force and three years of residence on the West coast after continued on Page 2v col. 2. Dean named Iowa City apr or. Norman Bartram Nelson 40, who had a major part in the planning and staffing of the new College of Medicine at the University of California los Angeles was announced monday As the new Dean Northwest winds carried into Oklahoma on sporty that neared Hurricane velocity. Oklahoma City recorded gusts of 72 Miles an hour and visibility was shortened to a Block or two in Many cities in the Northwestern gusts Rosenbergs die in March fiery oratory. The joint committee of part of the state. Of atomic spies Julius and Ethel the dust Laden wind moved Rosenberg monday was set for across the state in a southeasterly the week of March 9. But workers will be empowered to a advise on a strike move later if i nothing comes of further talks with the Council. Sundays mass meeting Fea new York apr execution tured some fiery oratory in Sharp continued on Page 2, col 5. Direction headed for Arkansas. No injuries were reported. Snow blocks ski meet. Drifting Snow blocked Mountain Federal judge Irving r. Kaufman scheduled the new execution Date for the husband and wife whose Appeal to the president for clemency has been renounce Monoa As the new Aea passes in Northern Colorado and ejected. Of the University of Iowa col forced postponement of the a Rosenberg 34, and his wife 36, lege of Medicine. He will take office at Iowa City in july said or. Virgil m. Rancher Sui president. Or. Nelson now is on leave As continued on Page 2, col. 3. Limit on beards. Mexico City apr new rules for faces went out to Mexico a soldiers monday if beards Are worn they must be Short enough not to cover Collar insignia. Postponement tonal ski jumping meet at originally had been scheduled to Steamboat Springs. Trees Tele die in the sing sing electric chair phone and Power lines were lev there Jan. 14. Eled. I but the judge postponed the Aberdeen s. In had 14 below execution to permit time for the and Fargo n. D., -7. Tempera president to act on their Clem Tures of Zero or lower were general in the Dakotas and Minnesota and were spreading South and East. A band of Snow too Miles wide extended from Eastern Montana into Nebraska and through Northern Illinois. Ency Appeal. Rail crash kills 22. Benevento Italy up a Twenty two were killed and More than too injured sunday when the Bari Naples express was derailed. Today Index comics. 13 courthouse. Crossword. 9 daily record. 2 deaths editorial features 6 farm. 9 Foto fact. 7 Inez Robb a a a a a a a a 4 Marion. 14 movies. .7 radio and to. 8 society. 4 sports. La 12 state. 5 want ads15-17 women a features 4

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