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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - July 31, 1955, Florence, South CarolinaThi Weathi Cloudy and warm with Wety Scott fed afternoon Ond Trezins hinders rooms. High 90, Low 72. Details in 7-1. Vol. 132 m published in the heart of the pee Dee farm area in the Palmetto St , s. Sunday morning july 31, 1955___________________ Reader s tip americans for democratic action said last night the gop regime is the most corrupt since Story Page 11-b. Daily no sunday Loc weekly senators backing new Colon scheme Washington july 30 senators joined today in sponsoring a two edged Cotton program aimed they said at Restor ing health to this major Industry from the Small Farmer to the big textile Mill. The legislation would enable Secretary of agriculture Benson to sell millions of bale.1 of surplus Cotton for what it would bring on world markets. J lie also could Clamp limits on1 Cotton textile imports arriving in this country. With nearly two thirds of the Cenate As sponsors the Bill was introduced by Sens. Thurmond d Sci and Eastland a Missi. Chairman Ellender of the Senate agriculture committee predicted in an interview that More than 10 million Bales of cot full year s be under government Price supports or ownership by August of this year. Ellender said most members of Congress now believe that Secre tary Benson has ample authority under present Laws to sell surplus . Cotton on world markets at competitive the trouble is that the stale department has been blocking most of these sales one Way or he added. Thurmond in a Long statement explaining the new proposals said the United states Cotton exports that formerly accounted for 60 per cent of the world total have skid ded to less than 30 per cent. Fth a toughens terms of new Home Loans Johnston hints Weed conspiracy Mon Jinjr news w Ashington Bureau Washington july 30 Olin d. Johnston yesterday hinted that top to Bacco buyers May be conspiring to undermine South Carolina tobacco prices so that they can buy up top Grade Weed late r at parity prices. Johnston said lie had wired b. Double Jet Ace copt. Horold Fischer jr., is shown with his Bride to be Ond family before they were married in Mont Gomery ala., yesterday. Mrs. Fischer has her about her husband s son by a previous marriage Harold Iii while Dana Lynn mrs. Fischer s 5-year-old daughter completes the family group. Wirra Tholo storm grows Over new liquor Laws assemblyman attacks Mode of enforcement furious tar heels threaten Boycott by Ron Cocking morning news associate editor High Point ., july a new kind of cold War Border tension raging and you Don t have to go to Europe to find it. North carolinians Are hopping mad Over the new South Carolina liquor and tobacco fax Law enforce ment system and they re complaining to All and ally visiting South carolinians. The state tax commis Sion s new Border agents with radio equipped cars Are concentrate five Charlotte residents were recently fined heavily for importing whisky into the state and it was this Case widely publicized in the tar Heel Sla in which has set off the wave of indignation. This bustling City of 40.000. Cen Ter of the Southern furniture Indus try has a Large number of Resi dents who have summer cottages ing on the highways from North along the beaches from Little i Carolina leading to South Carolina vol. To Myrtle Beach while Many More spend their weekends at the Beach resorts. Housing Bill stalls Congress Washington. July 30 Senate House conference commit tee tried to resolve a dispute Over Public housing tonight but broke up in Complete disagreement on the question. The committee met this after noon for 2 a hours sol again to night for nearly four hours but was unable to reach agreement. The legislation probably is the most important remaining before the Congress which Hopes to go Home monday. The Bill must be passed before 11 to i j i i Lill child gu111c Lav Viria Sci c Congress adjourns or the a he a be fort Mill july 30 Foy w. Dickson of York county has com pared police search methods advocated by the state tax commission in its drive against out of state liquor with those in Vogue behind the Iron pm Tain. A new slate Law makes it illegal o possess whisky or cigarettes that do not Bear a South Carolina tax stamp. Dickson earlier had protested the tax commission s policy of search no cars without warrants. Direct or h. Lewis of the commis Sion s beverage tax division con Beach resorts. What Are you doing Down there setting up n foreign coun demanded one irate Beach cottage owner. He claimed that nowhere else in the 48 states was hat such a Law enforced on inter Drivers v7 a i Csc or them to the nearest Magis he of guess the next d a thing you ii do is Stop motorists j and make them pay state tax on the gasoline in their several tar heels whom this reporter interviewed said they would Boycott the South Carolina beaches in future just on Prin Gene Brown columnist for the High Point Enterprise wrote last week that if would t be Long be fore somebody with the Cash to spare would test the new South Carolina Law. Some lawyers Here unconstitutional by a Federal court. Housing administration out of authority to insure Home j Loans and various other programs liquor. Witch is sold will lapse. Through state liquor stores in the Senate in its version of North Carolina costs about one housing Bill voted for pub Lic housing units a year for four years As compared with president Eisenhower s request of 35.000 rach in the next two years. The Dollar k fifth less than in Smith Carolina. The tar Heel slate has no tax on tobacco and King sized cigarettes for instance sell at Aboul a Nickel a pack cheaper than this is illegal Dickson declared in a second letter to he called it an even greater violation of constitutional rights than your original proposal to search cars Lewis has said that cars will be stopped Only if officers have reasonable cause to suspect that con Traband liquor or cigarettes Are being transported. It appears to Dickson wrote Lewis that your ideas re Garding police methods and those behind the Iron curtain Are very Dickson has said he is consider ing asking for a legislative investigation of the Law s enforcement. House with republicans voting Al in South Carolina. Most solidly against Public South Carolina officials say they ing. Knocked out authority for any. Intend to Clamp Down on motorists units. Who import More than a few pack More schools get mixing Charleston july 30 w area schools today be came the second local District to be petitioned by negroes seeking integration and there were indications the county s other six districts will be named in succeeding pleas. Spokesmen for the Charleston Branch of the National Assn. For the advancement of coloured peo ple Suid the petition identical to Myrtle Beach chamber of com thai served on cily schools july month now. The Hayden Fla Netar Jmerced has already protested the in contained names of negro turn s show has Boon a rip to j new enforcement measures adopt i parents. Taif do after the ims stale legislature j at the same Lime. A atop Olli 11 includes an exhibit captioned approved extra Law enforcement vials said other petitions Are Likely Earth has Only to police Holh Moonshine to follow As momentum known sat Clite. The Moon. Tom Orr and Legal liquor traffic. The Beach i satellites will Cir town said the rigid enforcement of r i i tie the mho Law would cause a much cd Al is yesterday. Iho while House in Gro Alor loss o Revenue prestige. Idiom ton. England. July 30 w unum de the proposed launching of ind Good Michael John James George Rophile lilo by io.-.7 Brianel prium Day s attendance jumped 2. Per Fulbright reported Iho senators Ages of cigarettes without a South Loni Ghl offered to Compromise on Carolina tax stamp on them. Units for one year but the some frequent Beach visitors House delegation said it could not i Here declare that they will re go above the president s program fuse to have their cars a enriched if stopped and will insist on sled officers obtaining a War rant. Popular show mow York july 30 for few president of Liggett and Myers tobacco urging him to Send representatives to the South Carolina Weed marts where Lack of regular big buyers is seriously hampering tobacco prices. I Hope no collusion exists be tween tobacco buyers o throw Tup Grade tobacco into he hands of the government where it can be bought up Lacr by buyers at parity the South Caro Lina senator said. The matter has not been investigated far enough yet to see what is causing the added. Johnston said he had discussed the possibilities of an investigation into the tobacco Market situation with sen. Walter George of geor Gia and that sen. George told him that the situation was similar in his slate. The South Carolina Solon said reports reaching him indicate Bluit those buyers that arc in South Carolina Are not bidding on top Quality tobacco but Are buying Only Low Grade commonly referred to Irneli Grade. He said he had asked Secretary of agriculture Benson to Cooper he j ate in every Way to see that to Farmers get competitive bid Ding on their crops. Sen. Strom Thurmond also yesterday asked Secretary of agriculture Ezra Taft Benson to investigate the fall off of tobacco prices in South Carolina and requested that he re evaluate grading policies in regards to classifying Oats for government Loans. Thurmond protested that the drop off of tobacco prices at open ing tobacco sales in South Caro Iudica cd serious irregular Lina ties. He said he had been informed that some of the regular big to Bacco buyers arc not attending the Weed markets this year. Market summary in Page 9-b Chou says pow question can be settled easily at Geneva Tokyo july 30 China s facial comment on Chou s speech. De daily news said ii saw no his sources said privately it appeared end to the intrigues about to begin United Stales and the release of seeking to Lay Down Ali. S. Civilians still held behind the Public on the eve of a country wants no War with the be the usual communist stunt of the issues in conference in order to influence the discus Sions. Sen. George a Gal chairman of the. S. Semite foreign rela Bass Adonal discussion m i k h i committee said Chou no Pavc the Way for settlement 0 he talking Nice but certain other practical matters Bamboo curtain can be easily settled in Geneva talks starting monday. Chou in Lai suggested these am such As tension in the Formosa area. But lie said red China was determined to keep a free hand in liberating Formosa from the nationalists and would like to see the. S. 7lh Fleet pull out. Chou also ruled out any discussion of a Formosa cease fire at Geneva a Point. S. Secretary of state Dulles bad said might be explored. Chou s speech to the closing ses Sion of the communist people s Congress As broadcast by piping radio hinted at Quick agreement on release of 51. S. Civilians held in lied China. He made no refer ence however to 11. S. Pliers imprisoned on charges of spy instead. Chou called on foreign countries to put an end to the dispatching of saboteurs into Chi the. S. State department in Washington made no immediate of Lampee Seaman among missing new Orleans july 30 i one Man drowned and two others were missing after 17 commercial fishermen leaped into the deep sea Channel 50 Miles Southeast of Here today when a violent Squall threat ened to swamp two Small work that the first responsibility of the United states at Geneva remained to gel. The release of americans held illegally. At Taipei capital of Chiang Kai Shek s nationalist stronghold of Formosa one newspaper the unit at Geneva and expressed concern lest it Lead to United states recognition of red China. Chou said that if the United states would keep hands off his country was willing in seek negotiations with the responsible local of Taiwan Formosa bigger Down payment Shorter term fixed july 30 government to Day tightened its credit terms on Home purchases in a pre cautionary move to head off any inflationary trend. The action Means bigger Down payments and less time in which to repay housing Loans. Both the Federal housing 1 ministration and the veterans administration announced 2 per cent increase in minimum Cash payments and a 5-year reduction in the present 30-year maximum repayment period. The Steps were taken in View of what housing administrator Al Bert m. Cole described As warn ing signs of inflationary pos Sibili veterans who heretofore have been Able in Many instances to minimum Down payment and maximum repayment period Gones. Home without a a a hacked loan Wil Deposit on now have East 1 Cole and Federal housing com missioner Norman p. Mason announced the Cha action in joint statement declaring there have been indications of a rising trend in housing costs and possible shortages in building materials. These signs Are not alarming but they Are warning signs of inflationary the state ment said. Tecl lightening of Cha procedures was the second step announced in recent months de signed to stabilize the real estate Market. Bulli fila and the a announced in april that closing Costi for title searches and the to put up at least 2 per cent of the Purchase Price in Cash. Fur Cha insured Loans minimum Down payments will Rise 2 per cent. This will require 7 per cent of the first of value plus 27 per cent of the balance. The changes go into effect immediately. Cole described the action As a mild and temporary precautionary measure which seeks to assure that the housing Market will not con i tribute inflationary pressures to Council to maintain a close scr the Liny if the housing Boom and the the fila extended id 30 in Ellilu credit like Cash. Would have to be paid in before then Home buyers had been permitted in some cases to add these settlement charges to their mortgage Loans. Cole four months ago revived the Cabinet level National housing the maximum mortgage term for Loans it insures last year. Former servicemen have been Able to buy Homes with no Money Down and with repayments Over a 30-year period since april j953. The a said it acted after a map out Concrete Steps of National economic con Taiwan s peaceful at Taipei a High government official contemptuously rejected such a plan saying this kind of double May sometimes fool some americans but never the chinese sen. Scott says Ike must fire Talbott Haw River. N. C., july 30 . Sen. Kerr Seoul told More than Rescue workers recovered the Ivriy of a Man identified As Otis Belfany about 21, of Shallotte The missing were identified As Mayon Billany about 20, brother rain drenched Young dem making no of crafts Here today that in his Opin j Morse said Ion president Eisenhower will also forced to fire Secretary of air Harold e. Talbott. Scott and gov. Luther Hodges shared the speaker s platform Dur ing a statewide rdc rally held at Scott s farm Here during intermit tent showers. Scott who flew Here from Washngton Only a few hours Blore the 3 . Rally began said under the democrats there was a lot of talk about Mink Coats and 5 per cent ers but he said they have Dis appeared. In fact any influence peddle in Washington today who has no More than a 5 per cent fee or a Mink coat to offer is Noth ing but a just peanuts today Scott declared. In that firm when lie told the air Force Post in direct allegations. Talbott should be whether he was involved in last year s Light for control of the new York Central Railroad won by new York Finan Cier Robert r. S Oung. Dillons. It said the new require ments arc expected to help protect prospective i loan applicants against increased prices of Homes Over Extension of credit and Finan Cial the a added its now require ii led then there was no alarm but a desire to keep a constant watch on the housing Market. Cha officials said the cutback in the time allowed for mortgage payments would mean a mortgage Holder would have to pay about 40 cents More a month per loan. Thus on a mortgage he additional payment would he a month. Karl w. Smith president of the National Assn. Of Home builders said the net Ion is totally uncalled Lor. Lie said it shatters the Aspi ration of thousands of moderate in meals Are not retroactive nor a come seeking and needing pliable to the Purchase of Homes Nornes. On which it already has issued in a statement. Smith said it is True that the Home build ing Industry is experiencing rising costs in land materials and labor. Which it already has certificates of reasonable value or has received appraisal requests. An fila spokesman said his Agency s new regulations will apply to applications received from today on. The old loan limits will remain effective on applications filed through yesterday. The spokesman said this superseded an earlier interpretation that the new requirements would we elect the measures taken by the Federal housing officials to re strict the number of Home buyers As a Means of stabilizing or lower ing these costs will be effective is Ai Best highly problematical. Bui one thing is certain thou Sands of moderate income families apply in All cases where no fila who need and deserve Good hous commitment had yet been Given j ing have been arbitrarily pushed the spokesman said Only a Rel Jmel of the Market. The Impact of Alively Small number of Cha loan this will be Felt throughout the in guarantee applications fall into the i tire Economy later this he said under the time on the influence paddlers Deal Inifi eci red thousands and thousands of Dol Jeri used two hours daily beginning Georgia Belt cuts auctions 2 hours Henderson. . July 30 the action was taken by the i this year the corporation has Tail Georgia committee of the warehouse in pounds of tobacco flue cured tobacco markets Wil Mayon Billany. president Fred . Of the drowned Man also of Shal i am Al Keg about such sit j lotto and Thomas Harper jr., Jua Lions As the Case involving Sec out 20 of Lampee. . Rotary of the air a coast guard helicopter and Scott pointed out that the Senate Rescue boat and fishermen joined committee of which sen. Sam or n searching for the missing men. Royster of the Bright hell Ware manager l. T. Ivin of Morganton is a member in House Assn. Announced today. Royston said the reduction silos Lime from to 3 be and will continue 21.7 per cent of Gross sales effect until further notice Royster j weeks pointed out that this Al ready is Over twice As much As corporation took during the entire Georgia Florida season last of the Slabi Bizalion corporation said the reduction was re daily was necessary to allow prop girl 21, sets Globe travel Mark san Francisco july 30 covered the sorry Moss rounding Talbot. Percentage of marketing As a result of the findings he flue cured plus committee. Scott charged h Shacco cooperative m i Quested because to keep tobacco we need Cliel Hippo re or handling of he unusually Large percentage of marketing which moving through ,.u a. Retry my plants from warehouse ined thai .1 is Nee president Eisenhower will be forced to fire Talbott. He has no other Choice if be expects to even make a pass at decency in gov Scott said. When the voters elected the re publicans Scott said. We did away with the new Deal and did away with the fair Deal but what miss Susan Bryan 21, set a new did we get to replace it presi Speed record today for round the Dent Eisenhower and the Tio pub world High by commercial 1 lines. Her plane loin lied Down at Sun Francisco International Airport Al noon. Put from Honolulu Lor a corp. Under the government Price support program. R Laicans have Given us the big Deal with Llu Lam loll san Fram Isco at a in. Pot tuesday. Tho old record was uti hours Washington. July 30 a sen. Morse pounding on his demand that Harold e. Talbott resign or be lived idled tonight Lor renewed investigation of the air force1 Secretary s outside bus minulo.1., Sel in by Joan Marie i Inross activities. Ali hurl on a i Aris lol Aris might j in a Senate speech. Morso Byrnes takes part in Rescue at sea Charleston. July Luv. James f. To keep the Leaf retried in.jn to prut eel it irom damage. By pc for the first seven Selling Days venting excessive Danube to Leal the Georgia Florida markets purchased by stabilization lie said. The Shorter sales Lime will re Duce sales approximately two i Lihs lit explained. Thai should Sivc us a breathing he said. On South Carolina markets which opened last thursday the percentage of marketing going under Price supports also has been High. Weeks said the corporation South Carolina 475 pol. Eel of Gross sales 30 Byrnes former s. Governor . Secretary of Panilio Ipili d in the ifs Cue cil uni Islalee. Was one of four guests Lish Ornu a bore Loday alter their i aboard Amos Curry s Rahin Ciuris 12-Lnul Buzil overturned in rough or the when the men per cent yesterday. If he the Waters near the jetties were the fishermen were identified a.-, William Fen Ell and Robert i Lound clinging to their Over on South Carolina markets is jul drink from Iho Way tar heels Oil Howard Iho 2lsl Earl of 1 flit Ihl. Lional Andrew Sis ii l in. To Reade Iho Myrtle Llonch Suffolk took Over Iho Drums in icel san Francino Al miss Reymi. On her eastward Jun cd an affidavit which to snid in the water for More Ihnn an Hoir chamber has already Boon proven a band Correct. Puny of . Louis who. Indicate Tal Holl May have Bodoni find wore nearly exhausted when i lib Isle resold in n fight Lor control of rescued. Their Small bowl Over rial he Lor the Lime he turned Cryll Al the Harbor Mouth. Believes the amount of Leaf others above the Desolo a wore under Price supports Thorn slim both n Oil cd irl Eslon Ami ll110 in Rah , Boll us Noi 111 . Of open next the two men said they had been for the Ford foundation and Wil a juices Are represented As Yel on lie Royd or. Fly nos chauffeur car Linn markets hut the the do Soto a look Iho Hoal should gel Down i nor no n onming today. Put monday and rat Oil Wem flail Iho corp. Last Lui nod in Choppy Wain s whipped i in mid landed Iho iwo men of Iljinas Flor Bonier auctions begin i around the world. 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