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Creston News Advertiser (Newspaper) - September 21, 1957, Creston, Iowa Creston news advertiser vol. 77. A number 148. Daily since dec. 5,1881 Creston Iowa saturday september 21,1957. Six cent Faubus removes troops to Appeal capital improvements is key legislators to discuss special session foe and Revenue Bond plan. Next governor Loveless recommended a similar program in his budget message to the legislature last feb. 5. A to carry this pro Grom capital improvements Forward i strongly urge the 57th general Assembly to enact the necessary legislation to enable the Board of regents to Issue Revenue Bonds to finance future con str Tion. This legislation will make it possible for the state of Iowa to spread the costs of urgently needed capital improvements Over a longer period and reduce the need for capital appropriations in future biennium a Loveless told the lawmakers. A Bill along these lines was drawn up and on March 28 passed the Senate by a vote of 42-7. However the measure died in the House sifting committee. per year Back in 1956 the Board of regents told the tax study committee a during the next ten years an average of $10,412,000 must be appropriated each of the five biennial to finance the capital improvements needed at the three state institutions of higher learning under the Board of regents if existing needs Are to be met by the present method of direct continued on Page 6 lege Are essential if Iowa is going to continue to Prosper. 3 Revenue proposals on feb. 16 of last year the state Board of regents told the Iowa taxation study committee of three ways in which Revenue could be obtained for this enormous building program. A direct method of state appropriation has been used in recent years. In the past Iowa has also used the proceeds from a millage Levy on the assessed valuation of the taxable property of the state to pay for the buildings. Now comes a third proposal. This proposition Calls for a portion of the tuition and fees paid by students be allocated to a special fund at each institution to be used to build and equip buildings and that the Board of regents be permitted to borrow Money pledging these funds to Complete the improvements As needed. This idea is not new As pointed out by the Board of regents in one of their appearances before the tax study committee. A other states have floated general Revenue Bonds supported by state revenues of various kinds to construct capital at their state institutions of higher learning a the Board stated. Actually this method would be similar to the one now used by the institutions to finance the construction of dormitories. One question in the minds of Many iowans is How did the state get in this predicament. The answer is three fold. 1. The average capital appropriation for All three institutions during 1930-40 was less than $150,-000 a year. 2. From 1945-55 the total amount appropriated by the legislature to the three institutions was a less than 20 per cent of the amount urgently needed and 3. Only $550,000 was appropriated for All three institutions during 1940-45 because of the War. But what makes the matter Ever More pressing is the fact that enrolments Are expected to double by 1970. Some political experts believe once the legislature meets it will decide on a Bond raising program. At least one thing is fairly certain a definite building program should materialize from the next legislative session. Ito Iid plan Why Are some people so positive that this Type of arrangement will be enacted into Law first it has had the proper study. The tax study committee named a special sub committee to make an analysis of the plan. This sub committee consulted financial experts who approved the bonding program. Later the tax study committee recommended the student building Ike Calls action step in right direction Quot experts differ on How effective it will be Little Rook Ark. Ltd a gov. O r v a 1 Faubus in a lightning move withdrew the National guard from Central High school last night and president Eisenhower today Caho i it a necessary step in the right Faubus action came shortly after issuance of a Federal injunction comma Ding him to cease using troops to Block school integration. Ilis attorneys immediately began various avenues of Legal Appeal. A was Long As this order is in effect and until its certain reversal it i Appeal i will comply a Faubus said. A Ces Ary step Eison Hewer com menting at Newport r i., or the development in the Little Rock integration dispute said a the action by the governor of Arkansas in withdrawing the detachment of Arkansas National go Iii from the Little Rock High school is a necessary step in the right direction. A i am confident that the citizens of Little Rosk and the state of Arkansas will Welcome this Opportunity to demonstrate that in their City and in their state proper order of a United states court Wall be executed promptly and without rep. Brooks Hays Vark who arranged last saturdays Newport meeting Between Eisenhower and Faubus w Asen route to Little Rock from Oklahoma City to air i Praise the situation and report to the president. Hill Appeal the governor in announcing Hil decision to remove the troops from the High school added with jut Jawed determination that he will Appeal the Federal injunction j less than an hour later a few state troopers and one automobile carrying two Little Rock policemen were parked beside the school. But the officers said they were not ordered there. A just happened to Stop by a they said. Meanwhile people in l i t t 1 e Rock Are anxiously awaiting Faubush next move and looking to monday morning when classes re a sume at Central High school and the question of whether the negroes will try to enter. In a televised address Faubus said a i have instructed my attorneys to exhaust every Legal remedy to Appeal this he was referring to the ruling Friday by u. S. District judge us n. Davies who said Faubus had a a thwarted the plan for integration advanced by the school Board and approved by two Federal courts. The question you hear on every Street Corner now is a will they come to school monday a the negro students say they dont know. Their attorney Wiley Branton said a i Avo ulant want to say just yet what we will do. So in a single almost incredible Day the whole character of the Little Rock Story has changed from what seemed an Iron deadlock to a very fluid situation. Rules against Faubus. Judge Ronald n. Davies works in ids office at Little Rock Ark. The judge Friday issued an injunction ordering gov. Orval Faubus of Arkansas to Stop interference with integration of schools at Little Rock. The governor shortly afterwards ordered National guardsmen away from Central High school hut said he will Appeal the injunction order. A Nea telephoto. Robert Van Nostrand is vice president of Travelino men school tuberculin testing to Start in Adams co. Soon Corning a chairmen for the school tuberculin testing program soon to get underway in Adams county have been announced by mrs. Charles Homan president of the Adams county tuberculosis 1 and health association. Mrs. Robert Huber Corning is general chairman for the school health program. Mrs. Huber will be assisted by mrs. M. R. Beemer and mrs. C. L. Bain As education and Public information chairman mrs. John Harris chairman for Volunteer helpers and mrs. W. F. Mcgregor r.n., Corning chairman of professional services. Or. C. L. Bain has been named by the Adams county medical society As Liaison person with the local to association. Mrs. John Champ is chairman of the records. These chairmen Are part of the program being sponsored by the Adams county tuberculosis and health association with the approval of the local medical Socie Rohuett Van Nostrand was elected vice president of the travelling menus Bureau of the Creston chamber of Commerce at a breakfast meeting of the Bureau today. He will succeed Leslie Hardy who recently was transferred to Sioux Falls s. D. Van Nostrand will serve in the position until new officers take office dec. 31. The Bureau voted this morning to assist the civic Bureau of the chamber of Commerce with the Creston marching band festival on oct. 6. It also voted to Purchase the i entire Library of choral music and a filing Case of the Sheldon Apollo club for the Creston menus i chorus which the Bureau is Spon Soring. The Library includes choral music of about 170 songs. Following the breakfast meeting the Bureau members took part in a trap shoot at the Izaak Walton league traps at Mckinley Park. Twelve members attended the meeting today. Gree3nfieij. A a Man held in Des Moines on burglary charges has admitted three burglaries in last april in which More than $700 were taken. Safes were battered open in two of the places. The burglaries Here which the Man has admitted were at the Fullerton lumber Yard where $.300 was taken the grand theater where $400 was taken and the c amp m food Market where $30 was taken. An attempt was made to Roh the variety store the same night. The two men held in Des Moines on charges of burglar izing the Safe at the Pioneer lumber co. In Des Moines last july Are Jack Roy Ross 22, of Bethany mo., Ard James Howard Anderson 21, of Des Moines. Des Moines detective chief Robert e. Of Bren said Ross admitted the Greenfield burglaries and six others in Iowa. Police said $400 was taken in the Pioneer lumber co. Burglary in Des Moines last july. To association fall Institute at Corning oct. 1 of Qineng the fall regional Institute for Volunteer tuberculosis association workers in 13 counties in Southwest Iowa w 11 be held at the methodist Church in Corning on oct. 1. Counties included Wall he Union Adair Adams Ringgold Taylor Audubon Cass Fremont Mills Montgomery Page Ottaw Ottamie and Shelby. S officers and chairman of county tuberculosis associations have been invited to attend the meeting which will include presentation of the Christmas seat Sale program publicity and year around program activities for county associations. The Institute program will open at 9 a. M. With the full color animated film entitled a Are you positive a Paul c. Williamson executive director of the Iowa tuberculosis and health assn., Wall preside at the morning session. Or. E. B. Floersch of Council Bluffs will speak at the luncheon. The afternoon session will be d video into separate discussion sessions on the Christmas Seal Sale and program activities. The discussions will be led by or. Williamson and other members of the state association staff. The actual testing will begin october 7 in Corning and Prescott and october 14 in Nodaway and Carbon. The students their parents and families Are being informed through literature and letters sent Home from the schools. Two tots killed in Auto Accident Copenhagen Denmark of a. S. Paratroopers were dropped Over the danish Island of zealand at Daybreak today while British infantry waded ashore from assault boats at several spots on the coast protected by ships from other nato countries. The mock invasion was part of nato operation Brown Jug in Northern Europe. Officers said it was the biggest combined operation of its kind since the War. About 2,000 paratroopers and infantrymen a a invaded zealand. The paratroopers were from the 322nd u. S. Air division. There also were units from the 11th airborne division. The first resistance by danish Home guard volunteers was apparently w eak and All invading troops won a firm foothold. Major danish forces have not yet been committed. All the paratroopers came Down without incident with their heavy equipment. A big american helicopter was in a nearby Field prepared to take any casualties to Hospital in Copenhagen. The helicopter took off empty. Montpelier up a tragedy came to two Southeast Iowa families late Friday when two Small children were killed in a collision of cars driven by their mothers. The Accident occurred a mile West of Here on Highway 61. The dead Are sue Ann Wohlers 3, daughter of or. And mrs. Arthur Wohlers jr., who live near the scene of the crash. William Allen Haynes 2m, son of or. And mrs. William a. Haynes of Keosauqua. Mrs. Wohlers her sons Richard 1, and Arthur 5, and mrs. Haynes Are in a Davenport Hospital. They were reported in satisfactory condition. Mrs. Haynes was driving to Davenport to see her husband who works there. Mrs. Wohlers was almost Home at Midway Beach a Cabin area near the Mississippi River. The weather forecast for Creston and Vicinity Clear to partly Cloudy saturday night and sunday. A Little warmer sunday. Low saturday night 45-50. High sunday 65-70. Creston observations Courtesy i8u temperature last 24 hours 3 p. M 58 3 a. M 49 4 p. M 58 4 a. M 49 5 p. M 58 5 a. M 49 6 p. M 58 6 a. M 49 7 p. M 57 7 a. M 50 8 p. M 57 8 a. M. 51 9 p. M 58 9 a. M 54 10 p. M 57 10 a. M 58 11 p. M 55 11 a. M 61 12 Midnight. 55 12 noon. 01 1 a. M 52 1 p. M 52 composer Sibelius is dead at 91 3/2-week-old baby Dies at Home Here today Rodney Lee Kinkennon 3v�-week old son of or. And mrs. Leland Kinkennon 706 South Maple Street died Early today at the Home. He had been ill for Only a few Days. Graveside services will be held at Oakland cemetery at Shannon City at 2 p. M. Sunday. Rev. Merlin j. Wilkins will officiate. The baby is survived by his parents and grandparents or. And mrs. Ray Bullock of Creston and l. J. Kinkennon of Afton. The Mother is the former Raedine Bullock. Autos damaged automobiles driven by Jerry Joe Madden 17, 807 w est Jefferson Street and William s. Weber 34, 404 South Lincoln Street were damaged in a collision at West Adams and Jarvis streets at 8 p. M. Friday. Police said an eastbound car made a a a us turn ahead of Madden who was going West. Weber also we As going West behind Madden a car. The cars collided As they tried to avoid the turning car. 32 pupils unhurt As school bus overturns Mccausland re thirty two children escaped serious injury late Friday when a school bus in which they were Riding toppled on its Side in a ditch on a gravel Road near Here. Officials said the bus went out of control when the Driver alien spies 17, tried to pass a lumber truck. Officers said the truck driven by Arthur Freeman 62, of Dewitt turned left in front of the bus. Relative humidity % it 7 a. M. 95 1 p. M. 27. Wind at 1 p. M. From Northwest. Barometer Reading at 1 p. Xor 29.30, steady. Precipitation reports precipitation 24 hours ending 7 a. M. Today .09. From Creston official weather station High past 24 hours 68. Low past 24 hours 47. Reading at 1 p. M. 63. Precipitation .12. It rites sunday for j. Frank Berry Lorimor a funeral services for j. Frank Berry longtime resident of Lorimor will be held at the Watts funeral Home in Lori More at 2 p. M. Sunday. Rev. Patrick Fredde will officiate. Burial will be in the Lorimor cemetery. Or. Berry a retired Rural Maii Carrier died at a Winter set nursing Home saturday morning

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