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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - February 1, 1954, Florence, South CarolinaMonday morning february 1, 1954 the Florence morning news Florence s. Page Hanoi Indochina Jan. 31 the Winter Campaign in this eighth car of the indochinese War has cached the Halfway Mark with no major victories by either the French Union or red led vie Minh and no decisive Battle in Prospect. I Enro Ute to arraignment goes Norman Moon bareheaded As he is escorted by policeman from Hospital in Warren pa., to arraignment before a Justice of the peace at which he pleaded innocent to a charge of murder in the Jan. 13 shooting of Warren county judge Allison d. Wade. Moon was recuperating at Hospital from self inflicted Bullet wound in his neck. A photo Italy s pro Western crowd Hunts Leader Rome Jan. 31 pro Western leaders groped again to Day for a formula to end six Inonu is of political instability which has become a new worry the free world for the fourth time since last june s elections. President Luigi Einaudi will begin the formal consultations tomorrow which precede naming of a new Premier. This time he is looking for a Man to replace Christian Democrat Amintore Fanfani who tried and failed to baud a lasting government on a program of economic Reform and anti commune san. The fall of Fanfani s 11-Day-old government in a no Confidence vote in the chamber of deputies yesterday left Italy without a working government for the fourth time in six months. It is the second such political vacuum to descend on the nation in a month. Alien property handling said political Deal Washington. Jan. -31 it a Senate investigating unit reported today that favouritism and Politi Cal influence played a Large part in the selection of persons to Han dle the affairs of enemy owned business enterprises confiscated during the War. On the other hand it said the administration of these enterprises and of other property has been efficient and financially sound within the restrictive limits of government the report from a Senate judiciary subcommittee. Drought to an end a lengthy probe of the jus Tice department s alien property office and its administration of about half a billion dollars Worth of seized assets in this country in the previous Congress after sen. Wiley a wis charged that the Truman administration had used the Apo As a super Gravy train to Channel plums and patronage to favored friends. The subcommittee originally was headed by the late sen. Willis Smith he was succeeded As chairman by sen. Dirksen in Iii after the republicans took control of Congress last year. _ the group s recommendations highlighted by a proposal that Pri vote property confiscated under the trading with the enemy act be returned to individuals not convicted of War crimes were Dis closed a few Days ago by Dirksen the report itself however was no1 available until today. The Apo acquired control of 4bs business enterprises in addition to real estate patents and other enemy assets. The subcommittee s 7g-Pagc report reviews the opera Tion of these companies the per sons selected to run them ant the fees paid for Legal advertising. Insurance and other corporate serv the fees necessarily result in from these appointments run a Etc astronomical figures and Micat the necessity for future control o similar the report paid. James Roosevelt gets turn today i of Angelus Jan. 31 Jam s Roosevilt s Mai Hrnry say his Isavi it will tile answer i Morimo to his wife s Minli Tinnie suit in which lit i Fitusi u us twins iut Wilhite with women. Samuel u. 1 icon said the Ai ser will cover All phases of to ease and has been delayed herons he wanted to be absolutely Asci Trie political future of the Elde son of former president Frankli d. Roosevelt remains in doubt an Jimos said last night he is unde cd did whether to remain in the Rar for the Democrat in nomination of Congress from the 2fith District tin District democratic a nun meets feb. D to decide on Condor ing n candidate and the Rosallnd Wiener an rears Cit said "1 do Moutri this Premier Giuseppe Pella qui Rupply Jan. 5 when the Christian Democrat party split on the ques on of giving him permanent sup Ort. Left wingers in the party armed that Pella leaned too far to in right in Domestic policy. Fanfani was supported by Thi Hristian democrats but became victim of the same communist monarchist Neo fascist and mod socialist opposition which de rated Christian Democrat acid e Gasperi last summer. Fanfani s fall caused concern in Western capitals which have Bee worried about communist strength i Italy. Strengthened like sex the Jun sections the communists i Leir allies control More than 3 or cent of the scats in the Cham or. Fanfani s defeat also threatened lore delay in ratification of the european defense Community he had promised to Brin before parliament quickly. Eve of the next Premier probably i e a Friend of the West. One Stron possibility for the Job is de Gas Eri Premier from december 1945 until last july. Molotov Gay dog now that Boss is absent Indochina Winter drives a bust from both sides Berlin Jan 31 we life for v. M. Molotov is Gay in Berlin. Western diplomats think it s be cause Stalin is gone. He is much More at ease this time than were the russians at earlier conferences. Westerners feel he is More nearly his own try a frontal attack upon that heavily armed Union fortress in the thai country of Northwestern Indochina. Dien Bien Phu is a dust bowl six Miles Long and four Miles wide. French paratroopers seized it no was a slip Molotov Rose a second i and wine the Western staffs con Ime and Tau cd France just so nobody will be by Lault writhed in anger. Whether a showdown Light will 20. The French subsequently built come before the Monsoon Rains Start in april is anyone s guess. Strong French forces Are still hoping an estimated Viet Minh troops entrenched in Hill Posi ions around Dien Bien Phu will bring pressure hits slavs to reds to Power Belgrade Yugoslavia Jan. 31 we a yugoslav official shrugged off today a suggestion that this country return to the russian led co inform ousted by president Tito s communist party in 1948 on charges the co inform weekly journal published in Bucharest Robinia in its current Issue continues to denounce Tito s regime but Calls on the yugoslav people to restore their ancient Bonds with the communist people s democracies. Deputy foreign Secretary ales Bebler brushed off the implied invitation from Moscow with the terse comment we have had Many such invitations. We Are not the co inform article referred to recent disciplinary action against Milovan Djilas former yugoslav vice president who was fired from his party posts on charges he had tried to liquidate the communist party in Yugoslavia. The co inform called this move typical titlist demagogy the journal also accused the Tito government of wrecking the Yugo slav Economy and working itself into a Blind Alley through its ties with the United states and the capitalist West. It declared that the Only Correct Way out of its crisis is for Yugoslavia to restore the ancient Bonds with the russian people who helped the Balkan peo Ples free themselves from five Cen Turies of turkish Yoke who helped the Southern slavs win National p a powerful defense position by Airlift to keep the vie Minh from Boss. Stalin in t looking Down his neck dictating every move. The contrast Between Berlin now and Paris in 1949 is a classic example. In Paris it was Andrei Vishinsky. He could t Budge with be. Out telephoning Moscow. When i v. Yshinsky signed a joint communique 11 in Paris Andrei Gromyko was on the Telephone from Moscow within an hour calling him All the four occupying All the thai country letter words he could remember. Tie French also wanted to Block route for a possible fresh rebel invasion of Laos. But the French have been wait no 72 Days for the vie Minh As Ault which May never come. The vie Minh May simply put on har Assing attacks to neutralize the drench shift around and thrust into Northern Laos in the direction of the Royal laotian Capi Al of Luang Rabang 120 Miles southward. The French command denied re Orts from the big tour foreign ministers Are meet French and u. S. Representatives Here Are discussing the advisability of bringing in Ameri can ground Crews to help maintain the Airlift to Dien Bien Phu. There Are reportedly about 50 american civilian flying and ground person Nel in Indochina most of whom came Here last year after the red offensive in Laos. French author ies have indicated they oppose bringing u. S. Military airmen to because it might give China an excuse to Send in troops. In russian there Are Many. was then Only an assistant foreign minister under Vishinsky but he made it Clear the lacing was from Stalin. Molotov himself was so stubborn and cynical in London in 1947 that he drove Secretary of state George Marshall to the limit of endurance. Here he is easy even warm. At the first session in Berlin . Secretary of state John Foster Dulles paid High tribute to Molotov As a Diplomat. He meant it. He has told intimates he considers Molotov tops among those he has met in 30 years. Molotov has turned on the Diplo Matic warmth this session without caring to recall times when he was Nasty. To has Many warm word for Georges Bidault France s for eign minister. He was not so a i the Moscow conference in 1947. Al a dinner Given by Stalin Bidault was seated farther Down Stream than his rank required. Molotov toasted Britain and the United states France. To make sure nobody would think the slight this time Bidault got the first dinner invitation from Molotov. Molotov in his Middle oos is n Royer More wrinkled and More nearly Bald than when this correspondent saw him in Hitler s Ber in in 1940. He still wears a Gray Lomburg hat which looks As if it lad been balanced squarely on his Lead with a Carpenter s level. He obviously Aims most of his speeches at Dulles. He wants to Ine the europeans up against the american. But on the first Lay he thought is tactics had trapped him. Dul Les declined to speak. Molotov remembering that Dulles had indicated he was going to let the rus sians talk themselves out was afraid the american had left Hamill no opponents in sight but Bidault and Anthony Eden. Almost frantically Molotov insisted that Dulles speak. When Dulles told him he would speak next Day the russian was so relieved it was almost funny. Molotov works hard himself but his staff members always wind up the conferences half dead with fatigue. He evidently has Given of Derp to his staff to be Friendly. He if personally cordial with Dulles Eden and Bidault. His staff Dine the warm up applies even to the press. Correspondents who i frequently have had Little but cold Ness and snubs from russian Cor respondents now find them Ami Ilc. They threw a Vodka party saturday night and flooded West Ern correspondents with invitations .0 visit Russia. But you have turned Down my for visas a half dozen said one correspondent. Quick Loans Southern finance co. To dial 8434 788 w. Evans steer Why Don t you try again a russian replied. It is jury acquits negro Charlotte n. C., Jan. 31 he a jury saturday night acquitted a negro Brickyard worker charged with raping a White woman. The jury deliberated Only 30 min utes before finding Willie James Massey 33, innocent of raping the wife of a Greenville b.c., Denlis life see your state farm agent first for insurance local agent Joe m. Commander or. 410 West Evans Street phone 3019 or 3313 Jet observer killed Presque Isle Maine. Jan. 31 an air Force radar observer fell to his death saturday after the canopy blew off an f89 scorpion flying 20.000 feet Over this Northern Maine City. The Pilot brought the crippled Jet fighter to a Safe Landing at Presque Isle air Force base. Only then did he learn his companion was missing. Cheryl sides 18-months, gazes at Lover a great pyrenees dog object of a court Battle in Flint Mich. Two families Are claiming the dog. Cheryl s parents said they picked up Lover in Lafayette ind., just before Christmas. Mrs. Carl v. Michael said Lover claimed squatter s rights at her Home two weeks before Christmas. Process servers have been unable to per Suade the dog to go with them to the dog Pound pending the ownership hearing. A photo Why select a member of a set National selected morticians is an International association of funeral of High ideals ethical practices and business integrity. To be a Mem her of this organization pm Netina land ans Are required. 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