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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - February 16, 1954, Florence, South CarolinaTuesday morning february 16, 1954 new briefs the Florence morning news Florence s. C. Page 9 Star for Lindbergh is proposed by Ike Washington feb. 15 iffy president Eisenhower proposed to Day that the Reserve commission of Charles a. Lindbergh be re stored and that the flier be promoted to brigadier general. In new York retired Gen. George k e n n e a Lindbergh s Boss during a part of world War ii in the Pacific called the propos Al highly deserved and a Long time Lindbergh himself had nothing to Bay. The air Force said he had not sought the appointment but had been consulted about it and bad agreed to accept it if tendered. Lindbergh resigned his commis Sion As a colonel in the army air corps Reserve in 1941 after becom ing greatly disturbed at implications by president Franklin d. Roosevelt concerning my loyalty to my aroused by Lind Bergh s 1940-41 speaking Campaign against u. S. Involvement in a european War had by inference clashed the famed aviator with civil War copperheads men who Felt the North could not at a news conference Roosevelt also had said there were Applas ers at Valley forge who urged George Washington to quit on the ground that he could not win against the British. After the United states entered world War ii Lindbergh offered his services to the Secretary of War and joined aircraft companies As a consultant. The late Gen. H. H. Arnold com manding general of the army air forces during world War ii told reporters Lindbergh provided a great amount of valuable information on German air strength As the result of a tour he made of German installations before . Entry into the War. Boxer crash lands Columbus. Ga., feb. 15 Chico Vejar nationally known Wal calling All smart shoppers now is the time to buy for City or Beach Homes what Ever your needs bargains bargains we must unload need room for incoming goods Good used furniture of every description we be got it Harts furniture Matt Marion Hwy it. 301 Opp. Airport Tel. 6730 travel a Little save a lot Erwe ight Boxer suffered multiple accretions a fractured lower jaw ind loss of six Teeth today when was forced to crash land his private plane near Here. Vejar formerly ranked fifth among the world s welterweight fighters cracked this is one fight did t get paid never tasted food Owosso mich., feb. 15 in funeral services will be held Tomor Row for three year old Rodney Dean Spencer a boy who never asted food. Rodney the son of or. And mrs. Wendell Spencer of Owosso town ship was born without an Sopha a surgeon opened a Small Iolo in his stomach and Rodney was fed through a tube All his life. Rodney who spent most of his Ife in hospitals died sunday of bronchial pneumonia. Mill chief Dies Spartanburg feb. 15 Edgar Lewis Cantrell 57, superintendent of Riverdale Mills at Enoree died at a Hospital Here this afternoon after a week s ill Ness. Cantrell became superintendent at Riverdale about a month ago. He had held the same positions at Springs Mill at fort Mill for 14 years Mayfair Mills at Arcadia or a while and at Inman Mills for years. 17th ship sabotaged London feb. 15 incidents reported aboard British naval vessels during the last nine a months reached 17 today when the admiralty disclosed that antiaircraft guns aboard the aircraft Carrier Eagle had been damaged. Six sabotage cases have been re ported within the last six weeks. Kit Chis follies show is scheduled Darlington feb. 15 the kiwanis club s annual follies show will be held March 5 in the High school auditorium. That was the announcement to Day by Tom Harris and Jack Frier son directors. They said this year s program will feature a presentation of an evening of Tele vision the program they said will be a variety show featuring Guys gals and the proceeds As in years past will be devoted to the work of the underprivileged children com Mittee of the club. Albert l. Flowers or. Is chair Man of the fund raising commit tee and mrs. Ray Dewitt club sponsor Wal be accompanist and Arranger Lor the event. Local teen agers saturday night crowned their King and Queen of hearts in a ceremony of the teen age canteen sponsored by the City recreation department. Charles Dubose left presi Dent of the canteen crowned Marjorie Stokes Queen. Miss Stokes chose Jimmy Harris to reign As her King. Morning news photo Benson sees huge losses unless supports dropped by b. L. Livingston Washington feb. 15 a Secretary of agriculture Benson has told Congress that losses under the government farm program could be staggering unless the present system of rigid Price supports is abandoned. We cannot say what the government s eventual loss will be in connection with present inventories and Loans on government supported commodities he said. But with the common fully credit corporation already holding nearly seven billion dollars Worth of stored farm produce and carry ing a loss Reserve of three fourths of a billion dollars Benson said ultimate losses might be they could be staggering unless interpreting the news reef position Clear West heeds strength by j. M. Roberts or. I associated press news analyst the principle argument in favor of diplomatic negotiations with Russia since Stalin s death has been that they might produce clearer evidence of what Krem Lin s policy really is. That argument has now been vindicated. The Allied ministers at Berlin have finally mane Vered Molotov onto the record with a statement which verifies the Long standing belief that advanced military bases in Europe Are Russia s prime consideration. That makes it easier for the Al lies themselves to decide what to do. It Points up in particular that the United states must maintain Strong forces in Europe indefinitely. For seven years the Miles have been trying to get a definitive test of Russia s agreement to withdraw her troops from Austria Hungary and her other Southeastern euro Pean satellites when an austrian peace treaty was signed. Russia s repeated refusal to sign a treaty was believed to have hinged on that Point. Now Molotov says so directly. He s willing to sign the treaty if his troops can remain. Nobody including Austria is interested signing on those terms. Liis Allied diplomatic Victory. With its clarification of what the military situation in Europe is go ing to be for a Long time will also Southern phone 1298-Florence. . Seized quickly and forcefully by those who contend that the rus Sian military line must be fared by the full strength of a unified Europe through the ratification of the european defense Community. It must be Clear however. Amt Molotov himself scored something of a Success in his opposition to this idea when he obtained from Tho three Western Powers the admission that under their own con caption of a unified Germany tint nation will be empowered to pull Western Germany out of Edc if she Ever attains unification and a Pence treaty. That is one of the fears which French leaders have stressed heavily As they delayed action on Edc. They want Gnann tech that Germany cannot pull her forces out to establish a National army Ever and that if she should try to do so British and american sup port would be unequivocal and unlimited. Molotov s Success at this Point however is one of propaganda. As opponents of Edc try to use it it can be countered from the Al lied Side by the facts of German life which require her As Long a the russian armies remain on her Borders to seek safety with the West. For the Allied part their Suc Cess permits them to move for Ward with much of the Guesswork removed from their approach to policy. We head in a different he added. Benson s views were set Forth a defense of the administration s flexible Price support pro Gram during an embattled closed door appearance before the House appropriations committee last month. The record was made pubic today. Under an unusually severe Cross examination Benson was accused of fostering a consumer pro rather than a program of protected High prices for the farm at one Point Benson re oiled that he was being put in the Posi Jon of answering what i consider to be a series of allegations rather than a he called untrue assertions thai the level of Price supports could Only flex Down under the administration s program of a sliding scale of supports and declared i recognize the farm people to b program which permits them to meet More effect vely tiie bargaining Power of organized labor and organized Industry. But i ask that this right used wisely rather than Benson said continued High government support of farm prices lad Only encouraged continued production of crops already in sur plus priced the Farmer out of the Market in such things As butter and Dairy products and lost port markets by holding prices so far above the world Price that for eign buyers stopped buying. Benson told the committee that it was unquestionably True that the prices of Basic except be somewhat lower today were it not for the support program. Bible conference on at Darlington Darlington feb. 15 or Clovis Gillmon Chapel has be gun the annual Bible conference at the Darlington presbyterian Church. Or. Chappell will be heard each Day at 10 . And each nigh1 or. Chop poll retired from pastorate service in since tha time he has conducted services ii Many parts of the United states and has Given his time to the writing of his famous religious books. Citizens of Darlington and Thi surrounding communities bavi been invited to hear or. Chappel at the Darlington presbyterian Church this week. Teachers visit Darlington schools Darlington feb. 15 fou eachers and a primary supervise of Horry county visited the is John s school recently. The teachers observed the sixt the primary supervise observed miss emmy Lou Coggi shall Art teacher working wit a Section of the first Grade pupi in the Bomson Dargan school Driver or you to find there s plenty of funeral Home phone Florence College official tells rotary cities should Aid visitors texan launches fight to control n. Y. Central new York feb. 15 it r. Young said today the Odds Avor him three to one As hear ived from Florida to launch his proxy War for control of the nighty new York Central rail Oad. The scrappy Texas born Jinan Ier dangled the Hope of huge in creases in dividends before the yes of Central s Stockhold to whose allegiance he seeks. New York Central he Aid should be on a 57 to year dividend basis and it would e if it had the right kind of Man Young said he Pere Marquette and Nickel plate roads which i previously controlled have been paying such dividends and Are excellently run. Central paid is a share in 1953 on its common Stock and has Paic 50 cents thus Jar in comment from the Central on Young s remarks was not Avail Able immediately. His first step Young said Wouk be to run a newspaper advertise ment tomorrow asking Centra stockholders to submit their Nomi motions for anti Morgan pro new York Central Board of directors he reiterated claims that do per cent of the stockholders Are for him saying he would wage his Vighi against a Small clique of banking interests the same group that brought on the 1929 Young predicted that on May 2f when the Issue is settled at the annual stockholders meeting 90 to 95 per cent of Central Stock would be represented instead of the Usua 65 to 75 per cent. He said that new York Centra president William White is hired Man and Young speaking As a Large Central stockholder demanded that White get Back to work running the Railroad and Stop waging proxy let the men behind or. Whit come out in Young said want to see the Whites of thei Bruce d. Head of the fertilizer deportment of Clemson College was speaker at the weekly luncheon meeting of the Florence rotary club yesterday. He told the club that he thought or cities should provide adequate Aci titles to make our Rural visitors cd at Home and As if they were tests of the City. He is of the opinion that there should be Public restrooms and meeting places established for the Rural people. Cloaninger explained the Clemson College schools textiles Educa on arts and science engineering and agriculture. The school of agriculture is Iron in up into three no research and Extension. The first two Deal principally with Preng Tho student and securing the Correct scientific knowledge through he said and he third deals with letting the Farmers of the areas get inform Cloaninger explained that the fertilizer department tries to protect the Farmer in purchasing fertilizers. The department Alsol Ana lyres Mineral and sources of water and human Stom Achs in the Case of sup Cylc 1 poisoning he said. He said that Farmers South Carolina Purchase lion Worth of fertilizer annul in the absence of the presi Var. Eugene Guyton presided Ovi the meeting. Visitors were Robert Byrd to Waters Vic Goodyear. T. J. Alt Man of Kingstree b. I. Lawrence of Glenwood e. O. Cox of Ever Green w. A. Myers h. L. Lawhorn Harry Harllee s. H. Ervin f. E. Weaver Malvin Lawrence and Jack Brunson. How much should a funeral Cost there Are those who assume that funeral costs Aru based on ability to pay. This is not to. We Welcome an Opportunity to acquaint you with our funeral prices which Are plainly marked and within Range of All and the services provided with a funeral. As members of the National selected mortician an International association of funeral directors of High ideals ethical practices and business integrity we meet definite High standards of service. 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