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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - February 21, 1954, Florence, South CarolinaPage 10-a the Florence morning news Florence s. C. Sunday morning february 21, 1954 Little Rock ark., a. 20 we of the old jokes about their letting it be known that they can take care of their own by spurning Federal Aid for hundreds of farm families caught in an unusual wave of seasonal unemployment. Within two Days two counties in East Arkansas have made arrangements to get along without the outside assistance they Origi Southern Europe army Boss Dies while Hunting Heidelberg Germany feb. 20 iffy _ maj. Gen. Kenneth f. Cramer 59, Peppery chief of the . Southern command in Ger Many whose disciplinary acts sent numerous protests echoing Back to Washington died today of a heart attack while Hunting. The command policies of the hard bitten Veteran of two world wars were the subject of at least three official investigations. He has been in Europe since october j951, when he came Here As com Mander of the 43rd division. He later became commander of Thi Munich military Post and in december 1952, was placed at the head of the Southern command. Reports circulated in Germany that morale was Low in Cramer s command because of the tight discipline. Officers and men were de scribed As believing Cramer put too close a Check on their personal activities. The protests touched off congressional demands last july for an army inquiry. Cramer s head Quad but went no farther. Proud arkansans spurn Federal Aid for unemployed farm folks tors later said it had sent in a report. Earlier Khinie the 43rd underwent Field training at Camp va., protests were made that the men were prevented from using Camp telephones and enjoying other privileges. Others charged that Cramer had made Plain he was not interested in morale. Cramer denied this Tell ing newsmen morale is something built up Over a period of Lime a gradual evolution resulting from a Man s Confidence in himself his weapons his unit and his division. I think morale in the 43rd is the House armed services com Mittee investigated the complaints Lally three other counties with needy have handled the prob pm by themselves from the Start. Poinsett county judge Sid Smillir said today that organizations and individuals in that county had made plans to provide jobs for the needy on a local basis. He asked state welfare commissioner a. J. Moss to remove Poinsett rom the Lisl of counties receiving Edural and state Aid. We have Learned that there Are actually More Job opportunities Al this Lime than we had at first re said judge Smith. Conditions Are expected to improve further with the approach of Spring planting neighbouring Craighead county was the first to change its mind and say it wanted no part of inc outside assistance after the Jonesboro Junior chamber of Commerce protested against sell in our Pride for a Pound and a Alf of dried every repair building need your lumber Dollar is Worth More at the Shaw lumber co. Dial 3289 county judge a Jii Miller reported today that local employers Are making enough jobs available to take care of the unemployed who arc Able to work. Lie added that stale welfare assistance will be available to those not physically Able to work and that no Federal Aid will be sought. A lot of folks Are providing new jobs for the judge Miller said. One Man called me last night to say he could use several in tearing Down and rebuilding his Cotton Gin. Some of our civic a number of individuals simply did t think we ought to sell our county Pride for any Price by asking Federal Aid. This county has never asked for Federal Aid and never wants to ask judge Miller pointed out that the Federal Aid that had been offered would t have gone very far any Way. State s delegation splits on sharing atomic secrets weather facts Florence and pee Dee data from the United states weather Bureau in Florence for he 24-hour period ending last night. Temperature year ago-76. Year year a. M. 56 p. Rain year Sunrise Myrtle Bench tide n. M. P. M. A. M. P. M. River stages at 8 a. A great pee Dee feet rising. Lynches Effingham 4.8 feet stationary. Wateree Camden missing. Washington. Feb. 20 a weather Yuri my report tit temperature and rainfall for the 21 hours ending 8 ., in the Prin in a Cotton a rowing areas Ami Cli season ashes late Atlanta at City Uii Liyim Boston Buffoli ii. L. I r. Station h. L. I1 37 3? lil. Angles 79 til 56 45 b7 48 .25 Meridian Mann sep in 43 39 .20 _ 71 it Charlotte 65 50 .34montg my 67 52 1.49 cd ii Colja by 36 40 13 Chicago 58 50 .33 n Orleans 67 53 is 4s new Yorkin 311 62 38 5b 3d Denver 11 Miil Detroit 54 22 to 36 .06 morning news Washington Bureau Washington feb. 20 the South Carolina delegation has mixed emotions Over president Eisenhower s proposal to share atomic secrets with Atlantic pact countries. Sen Olin Johnston and reps. Bryan Dorn and John Mcmillan expressed themselves As being opposed in the president s plan which he offered to Congress during the Middle of the week. Reps. James Richards Robert Ashmore and John Riley expressed themselves in favor of the plan Only to a certain of not divulging any secrets that would impair the nation s defense. The president said at a news conference this week he does not plan to Trade secrets that would imperil United states defense. Rep. Richards the ranking demo crat on the House foreign affairs committee said he wants to study the president s proposals further and see How much Power he wants in sharing our secrets with our allies. Johnston told the morning news Washington reporter i be never been in favor of sharing our atomic secrets with anyone. They May be our allies today and our enemies tomorrow. I m against spending the billions we be put out for atomic research Only to give it up to some other rep. Riley said he favored Shar ing secrets that would provide for peacetime Power and medical re search and development. He add cd that atomic Power put to peace Ful uses might Lessen unemployment in some parts of the world and act As bulwark against communism. I want us to do the Christian thing in this rep. Ash More stated but i m against revealing any secrets that would Hurt us. 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They la have o prove to me it won t imperil our defense a 52 35 .37port1and 47 31 3k it i 40 65 34 .04st Louis 54 38 .04 i7 47 san torrid i 43 68 42 san fran 61 38 64 44 74 5ti .02 77 Fis 43 43 .14 Kan City 41 34 Fin cd .01 Kun West 83 72 Wash ton 48 .01 in xxv Lluc 60 55 .30wilm ton 75 Fresno ton Houston and Polis Jack Villi a cup of hot Bouillon is a Good pick up for a reducer who be a mid morning snack. Vary the Bouillon sometimes just to make your reducer s life interesting by adding a few Short sprays of farm surpluses said toughest nut since bricks without Straw Job Washington feb. 20 ident Eisenhower s administration came to grips this week with one of the thorniest problems since an ancient egyptian pharaoh commanded the israelite to make bricks without Straw. The problem How to get rid of billions of dollars Worth of government held farm surpluses with out 1 risking ruin at the polls next november or 2 inflicting ruin on the nation s Farmers. Secretary of agriculture Ezra Taft Benson took uie icy plunge and came up with a solution that immediately triggered a crackling red hot debate on the Senate floor with sen. Humphrey a Minn shouting that it would Deal a death blow to Many Farmers. Benson announced that starting april 1, Federal Price supports for butter will drop from 66 cents to 58 cents a maximum reduction permitted by an expected saving of 8 cents a Pound to housewives buying butter. I just a few hours earlier. House minority Leader Sam Rayburn. A Texi had served grim notice that a Nice hassle could be ex-1 peeled Over the Eisenhower administration s farm policies. The democrats will be said Hayburn when Benson tries to put Over his sliding scale for Price or. Sam was not wrong about the hassle. Farm state democrats Tore into Benson s order with cries that the gop administration was taking milk from the Mouths of millions of Dairy Farmers they argued simply could not operate at the lower then up Rose sen. Dirksen a in with a tart reminder that a demo cratic Congress and a democratic president Harry s. Truman were in Power when the 1049 Law govern ing Dairy Price supports was enacted. That of v Phat was no Republican piece thundered Dirksen. Dirksen pointed out that the 1945 Law says the Secretary of agriculture shall raise or lower Price sup ports As deemed necessary to As sure an adequate re marked that the Pound of surplus butter now aging in fed eral warehouses seemed More than adequate. But democrats who expect to win or lose the important congressional elections next fall on the farm Issue were not to be silenced. Next move now it s up to Ben son to figure out How to unload the mountains of surplus butter and such other items As pounds of cheese pounds of cottonseed Oil. Pounds of peanuts and Bales of Cotton. Fortune shoes for men Friendly shoe store 116 n. 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