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Helena Independent Record (Newspaper) - May 12, 1957, Helena, Montana A Jjck 3ln&rpcniirnt a Corti vol Xiv no. 171helena. Montana sunday May 12, 1957 Price ten Centi Ike pledges Strong u. S. Aid Formosa called atomic War base by China Ito face red surge in Asia China buildup recognized in Southeast today a biggest aircraft carriers Are the 60,000-ton Forrestal clans. Atomic Carrier would be 10,000 tons heavier but probably similar to Forrestal whose size can be measured Here against tugs and docks. When giant carriers appear in troubled Middle East Waters along with their Many escorting ships the idea of the Power generated by America is easily understood by dictators and others inclined to wave the Sycord. Eastern Germany cracks Down on rebellious College students staging open strike h Seymour Topping Berlin Pic communist East Germany was reportedly crack my Down saturday night on 122 rebellious College students with a demand that they swear loyalty oaths or face permanent expulsion. The students making up the entire third year class of the veterinary College of East berlins Humboldt University were described Here a staging this week the biggest open strike against anti commie Arab Kings end feuding Baghdad Iraq. A up a two anti communist Kings of the Arab world met Here saturday and publicly embraced despite old family feuds. They May soon be joined by a third. Saudi arabians King Saud arrived by plane for an eight Day visit with Young King Faisal ii amid a welcoming Roar of Cannon and Jet planes. A government source indicated that Faisal a hash emite Cousin. King Hussein of Jordan May arrive within the next two Days. The meeting was significant Mot Only because of the family differences that have divided the saudi and hash emite sovereigns but also because of the seeming tendency of the three Kings to head in a different direction from that taken by Egypt s president Nasser. Iraq has Long been the leading anticommunist country in the Arab world. Iraq and Egypt have been at loggerheads Ever since Iraq joined the anti communist Baghdad pact with Britain Iran Pakistan and Turkey. Political observers interpreted Saud s official visit to Iraq As a signal of diplomatic Victory iraqi Premier Nuri said who mild saturday night he obvious aim is to prevent Dom anyone Iryma to Cut the defense nation of the Arab bloc by Nas budget a with a meat axe no matter w nether it is the u. S. Cham-1.�?i Ber of Commerce or any other seven Are burned group of Salvador brazils up a a Sailor the outspoken defense chief. I looking on at the scene of an a students fleeing to West Berlin Quot to Only ast week had criticized cadent lit a cigarette and dropped furnished refugee officials details his a a Rich friends in the chamber the match into gasoline flowing communists repeat Aid to liberate nationalist Isle by Leonard Lefkow Hong Kong a he a communist China charged saturday night that the United states is turning Formosa into a a base for atomic warfare by stationing Matador missiles on the nationalist Island. A sharply worded foreign ministry statement broadcast by piping radio warned a the chinese government Here by solemnly declares the determination of the chinese people to liberate their own territory is unshakable. The United states must Bear full responsibility for its action of the statement followed by three Days a u. S. Announcement that Advance units of american Matador missile units capable of hurling atomic warheads several Hundred Miles into red China had arrived on Generalissimo Chi Ang Kai Shek s stronghold too Miles from the Mainland. In photo planning Bow convention plans for the 35th annual convention of the Montana federation of business and professional women s clubs to be held in Helena thursday through sunday were made at a recent meeting of the planning committee. In the group were Virginia m. West Louise King mrs. John f. Mannix mrs. D. M. Binman Helen Kitt Elizabeth Armitage Lucy Fluhr and Genevie Sherrard. Ethel Trenary of Helena is state president. By Humboldt University a Rector prof. Werner Hartke. Which denied there had been a strike or a expulsion of students from the third fourth and fifth however Hartke s statement added a the students of the veterinarian faculty wish to pursue their studies in an orderly Way and the University organs in charge have taken the necessary Steps to eliminate those elements who intend to interfere with the Western newsmen touring East Marar Manu rain la live Micil 1uu1 gift la. U Lori amp inv of loll Berlin spotted extra police guards the worker uprising of is. I duty 0�?z he a Humboldt univ a. Usually reliable underground Campus which was virtually sources said All were temporarily i Deperte it i by Denu for the ousted from the Rolls of that weekend Holiday. School a Tenter of anti communist agitation during the Hungar Ian rebellion last fait. These informants said the Stu Dent were ordered to affirm their allegiance to the red regime with permanent expulsion and police action As the Alt rna live. The 122 struck in protest against communist persecution of Houston. Texas a up a score. Their Dean. Prof. Gunter Schucht tary of defense Charles e. Wilson i in i Premier Nuri said whose Uler. Schuetzler who has escaped to Allied occupied West Berlin was accused of provoking the youths to follow the example of students in Chr polish and Hun Garian uprisings hot reaction As expected the announcement Drew hotly worded reactions from the communist chinese press and radio. The red chinese freely boasted that the matadors would not deter piping from its intention of taking Over the nationalist Sanctuary. The official statement saturday night reiterated that goal. But it avoided the Saber rattling of past years and made no mention of red military might. Instead it said the move had caused a great indignation throughout the communist Mainland and that a Strong protest had been lodged with the american government. Such a protest Royal couple will visit . In fall Washington Pic Early october has been selected for the Long reported visit to this country by by John Chadwick Queen Elizabeth ii and Prince Washington a up Philip. This was Learned saturday from persons familiar with the negotiations that have been under Way for months Between Washington and London. The British Queen senator Points to possible mail fraud charges against Beck in widow s Trust fund handling by Spencer Davis Washington a of a president. Eisenhower saturday backed free Viet Nam with a Strong pledge of continued u. S. Assistance in the face of mounting communist pressure in Southeast Asia. In a joint statement. Eisenhower and visiting president Ngo Dinh diem declared that any communist aggression or subversion threatening the political Independence of the infant Republic a would be considered As endangering peace and stability in the area. The statement issued by the White House at the end of three Days talks struck hard at the continued military buildup of the chinese communists. It declared piping a a military activity a constitutes a continuing threat to the safety of All free nations in Asia. Sen. Clelland Ark said saturday that teamsters Boss Dave Beck May run afoul of the Federal mail fraud Law in his handling of a widows Trust fund. A the treatment he accorded the and her husband Are expected to widow of his Dearest Friend is Typ spend about to Days in this country. This will be the Queens first visit to America since she ascended the throne in 1952. She and Wilson hits meat axe arms cuts would i relayed in husband the the 5ike of through British diplomats in piping. The United state has no diplomatic China. Relations with red reds unhappy Edinburgh were Here in 1951 As the guests of former president Truman. It is expected that the Queen s acceptance of an invitation from a ii in sorrow the broadcast Eisenhower will be received Here in two or three weeks. This will be the signal that All the myriad details for a state visit have finally been worked out with the British foreign office. Elaborate secrecy has marked the negotiations Ever since they of the Humboldt strike. Further of Commerce on the same Issue reports came from the socialist took out after them again in an underground and other anti com address prepared for the Junior Monist organizations. Chamber of Commerce. The East Germany news Agen sail Wilson a former president to on distributed a statement of general motors corp. Enjoys paying taxes. I have thought my taxes were too High for 25 years but i Haven to squawked about it. A i could join the meat axe boys who want to chop Down the defense budget if i did t know so much about it. In my opinion it is a peril Point budget and should not be he declared that Quot some of the attitude in Washington presently reminds me of an old purchasing agent i had to Call on in Selling parts for automobiles. His opening remark was always a your Price is too High what is it a a from a wrecked bus Here Satur Day. Seven bus passengers perished in the flames and 26 suffered serious injuries. Ical it seems of his dominating characteristic of greed and Mcclellan told newsmen in reviewing the latest testimony about the president of the teamsters Union. He also said he thought the Rev my Enue service and the Justice department would be interested in finding out whether Beck reported and paid income tax on his profit in this Deal As Well As other financial transactions brought out in the testimony. Beck already is under indictment on a charge of evading income tax payments for the year 1950. Mcclellan said testimony now big in the record has a clearly revealed and further testimony also Mcclellan is chairman of the will reveal that Beck has wholly special Senate rackets investigate reached his Trust in the position statement said the red chinese government had a always stood for relaxing and eliminating tension in the Taiwan Formosa but the United states it charged a resorted to All devices to tighten its grip on Taiwan and to obstruct and disrupt the settlement by the chinese themselves of their internal matter of liberating it accused the american government of refusing to discuss a use five Star Sells better piously a a settlement of the Issue Hong Kong Pic communist in the talks that have been going j China mixing propaganda with on since August 1955 in Geneva business has started exporting a Between ambassadors u. Alexis soft drink to Dong Kong. Its Johnson of the United states and i called a red Sellers report Wang Ping Nan of red China. Few buyers of the bottled drink. Began As is usual in such cases but it is expected that the Royal visit will include other cities beside Washington. Overtime cupid draws extra pay on Holiday Reno up a cupid went on overtime in this marriage Center saturday. In accordance with a recent legislative act the county clerk started charging $7.50 instead of $5 for marriage licenses issued on weekends and holidays or in evening hours. State National weather forecast Helena and Vicinity partly Cloudy through monday scattered afternoon showers Over mountains. High today 60, Low 37. Montana station Max. Min. Pep. The official Helena temperature at Midnight was. 55 seven children perish in Flat holocaust Stratford Conn. A up a seven Small children perished in a blazing holocaust saturday As a fierce and fast spreading fire swept through a three Story dwelling. The live children of or. End h8h�l level in postal chief claims medical quack mail fraud costs Public fifty million yearly Washington up a postmaster Gen. Summerfield said saturday that a sure cure Quot medical quackery by mail has reached a the National station a Max. Min. Pep. Billings. 48 .09 Bismarck n. A. 75 43 Belgrade. 63 37 .03 Calgary Alta. 54 33 Broadus. 75 43 Cheyenne Wyo. 58 41 .33 Butte. 60 43 .16 Chicago 111. 58 48 .40 Cut Bank. 37 Denver Colo. 65 43 .01 Dillon. 42 to Las vegas Nev. Drummond. 65 45 .02 los Angeles 63 57 Glasgow. 76 50 . Paul. 75 44 great Falls. 65 46 new Orleans la. 85 65 Havre. 71 44 new York City. 64 53 .09 Helena. 69 49 .04 Phoenix Ariz. 71 56 .01 Kalispell. 73 45 Portland Ore. 58 54 .01 Lewistown. 64 41 .18 St. Louis to. 69 60 .81 Livingston. 59 41 .38 Salt Lake City. 57 43 .24 Miles City. 78 51 san Francisco. 65 55 .18 Missoula 78 48 to Seattle Wash. 61 a. West Yellowstone. 63 29 .30 Spokane Wash. 73 48whitehall. 68 42 Tri Washington d. C. 75 68mrs. Martin Davis died alone in the second floor Flat. The Mother mrs. Matha Davis had gone shopping and returned As firemen entered the burning House. Two children of or. And mrs. Claude Martin severely burned when fire overtook them As they napped in a third floor bedroom died in a Hospital in nearby Bridgeport. Their Mother grandmother and a brother and sister the latter Only two weeks old escaped. Mrs. Martin tossed the two weeks old baby Sandra from a rear third floor porch and a neighbor woman caught her. Maximum temperatures for preceding Calendar Day precipitation for 24 hours ending at 5 30 a. In. Minimum temperatures for 11-hour period ending St 5 30 p. In. East of divided partly Cloudy through monday. Scattered afternoon evening showers. Thundershowers South today Southwest monday. Cooler East today warmer West monday. High today 60-75, lows 35-45 except 30 Northeast. West of divided partly Cloudy through monday. Scattered afternoon and evening thundershowers. High 65-75, lows 35-45. Summerfield said that so far this year postal inspectors have prepared cases representing an annual loss to the Public of so million dollars a year. Action against these quacks May take the form of a fraud orders which Cut off mail service or prosecution in the Federal courts or both. Summerfield said that during the last 12 months 46 such fraud orders have been issued and 106 other persons or firms have signed agreements to a discontinue their questionable Enterprise rather than attempt to defend the Summerfield said that on the the St Flat was Lino cd a basis of reports by chief postal pied. The victims were Russell Martin 5 Doreen Martin 3 Benjamin Davis 5 Jeanette Davis 3 George Davis 2 eve Lenia Davis i i and Patricia Davis 8 months. Fire chief Theodore Lockwood said the House was so a old and very very dry that once the fire got started it spread with awesome rapidity. Paint blistered on a fire department ladder truck parked in the Middle of the Street in front of the House. Old shells found Cornwall Ontario up a eleven Ball shaped mortar shells believed to Date from the War of 1812, have been discovered during work on the St. Lawrence Power project. The shells each weighing about 150 pounds were found in the dried up area where once the Long Sault rapids flowed. Inspector David h. Stephens the medical frauds of today appear to be a More lucrative than any other criminal activity a and that new ones Are springing up daily. To Deal with this he said the department is using a special unit of inspectors in Washington to co ordinate countrywide investigations. A in an Era when wonder drugs and great advances in surgery and legitimate Medicine have produced True medical miracles its puzzling that so Many people in All walks of life pay big Money for frauds a Summerfield said. A the most prominent fraudulent activity conducted through the mails today is in the Field of fake medical he said these rackets continue to grow in spite of a conviction rate of about 99 per cent in medical fraud cases brought to trial. A unfortunately a chief inspect Stephens said a the prosecution of the ghouls who Trade on Hopes of the desperately ill often cannot be successfully prosecuted because the patients who Are the chief witnesses die before the Case is called up in the Quot cure Quot offers run through the Field of human ills but the department said the a Best seller list is topped by weight reducing schemes a a cures for cancer arthritis skin troubles baldness sexual rejuvenator and bust development in tune with the times the medications or devices offered Are frequently described As a a atomic or some Are sold at several dollars each. One such a a Claptrap device the department said was Complete with flashing Light bulbs ticks and buzzes. A in a related fraud a the department said a an elastic band exerciser somewhat similar to an inexpensive Garter has been Selling for fancy prices through the mails on the claim that it will a create elegant the department said it not Only objects to frauds but to the flooding of Homes and offices with offensive advertising. It invites the Public to report suspect material received by mail. Ing committee which will resume monday afternoon Public hearings in which Beck has been pictured As using Union funds for the enrichment of himself and members of his family. The 62-year-old teamsters Boss who already has invoked the fifth amendment Protection against possible self incrimination 150 times in refusing to answer committee questions will be recalled later in the week a probably wednesday Mcclellan said. The widow Mcclellan referred to is mrs. Ray Leheney whose husband was an official of the old Al. Beck was trustee of an $80.-000 fund raised for her from Union members after Lech Ney a death. Donol f. Hudlund. A Seattle mortgage banker testified Friday that he and Beck shared an $11.-585 profit from investing this Money for mrs. Leheney. Hedlund described Leheney As Becky so Best and closest placed in evidence was a letter from Beck to mrs. Leheney in which no mention was made that Beck and Hedlund would derive a profit from the Sale of mortgages which he recommended to her As a sound investment. Mcclellan referring to what he called Becky so breach of Trust in this transaction said a there is a possibility the letter he wrote her would come within the Federal statute Banning use of the mails to he holds As president of the International teamsters Union and As trustee of its he said it showed that Beck had used a the position and the tremendous Power reposed in him to further the financial gain and profit of himself and his family and certain friends he desired to in saying that Beck would be called Back it the conclusion of the current series of hearings probably on wednesday Mcclellan said he wanted to give any persons about whom there is derogatory testimony an Opportunity to defend themselves. Jim Elkins convicted in Portland just old howl dogs Tokyo up a the big newspaper Manichi is complaining about too much Freedom in Japan for dogs. The paper says a the people of Europe love dogs even More than we japanese and there Are also More dogs there. But conversely there seems to be less fighting among dogs and less howling than in the paper in an editorial suggests stricter control of canines. Plymouth is aided by nature in putting out fire Plymouth Mash. A up a Plymouth beat Back the worst Forest fire in town history in a Triumph of Man Over nature with nature s help. But before the rain came Friday night and watered Down the fires which swept Over thousands of acres of Woodlands the Pilgrim spirit which Hung on to this settlement More than three Cen Turies ago Rose again to fight the peril. This time Plymouth had plenty of help. Every one of the 27 Plymouth county communities sent at least one fire truck. Cities and towns in adjoining counties of Norfolk Bristol and Bai stable also sent fire trucks and men. A at the Peak Friday More than 3,000 men a firemen National guards volunteers state Highway workers and High school boys were Manning fire hoses and shovels. Long before the fire reached the 250-acre farm grounds of the Plymouth county jail the 119 inmates All volunteered to join the firemen on their a a Honor not to run away. Sheriff Adnah Harlow chose 60 prisoners to go out and kept the rest at Home to protect the farm itself. Portland Ore. A up a racketeer big Jim Elkins whose sudden attack of Talkat Veness touched off the Portland vice investigations last year saturday night was convicted of wire tapping. U. S. District court jurors convicted Elkins. 55, on All the seven counts before them. The possible penalty is a year in prison and a $10,000 Fine one cd count. His employee Raymond Clark 33, was convicted on the same counts. The jurors deliberated three hours and 20 minutes. Elkins and Clark were accused of tapping and recording Telephone conversations of William m. Langley former Portland District attorney and others. The jury took the Case before noon but did not begin deliberations until after a leisurely lunch. Judge William East set no Date for sentencing. Elkins attorney said he had not decided whether to Appeal. Pending the sentencing Elkins was treed on $5,000 Bomi. Clark on $3,000. Cite Savage stand the communique cited communist China a refusal to renounce the use of Force and a unwillingness to subscribe to the standards of conduct of civilised the tone of the communique appeared intended to reassure not Only diem but other asian leaders that the United states continues firmly opposed to any recognition of the piping regime. Eisenhower and diem also noted what they called a the Large buildup of vietnamese communist military forces in North Viet Nam during the past so months. The country was partitioned at the 17th Pilatic As the result of a peace conference in Geneva in 1954. They cited a harsh suppression of the revolts of the people of North Viet Nam a in seeking Liberty and their increasing Active subversives although they said there was an apparent slackening of communist inspired hostilities in Southeast Asia with the exception of the kingdom of Laos which shares a common Frontier with North and South Viet Nam they a expressed concern Over continuing communist subversive capabilities in this area and to counter this threat the com Munique said diem indicated his Strong desire and his efforts to seek closer co operation with the other free nations of Asia. In agreeing that aggression or subversion threatening Viet names Independence would endanger peace and stability Eisenhower and diem noted that the Southeast Asia treaty organization Shields the Region. Yellowstone Park open wednesday Yellowstone Park a a East and South entrances to Yellowstone National Park will open wednesday As scheduled supt. Lemuel a. Garrison said saturday. The West Entrance was opened May i. The Continental Divide Road from old faithful to West thumb should be opened a few Days after May 15 permitting visitors to go around the lower Loop May 25 the Road Over Dun Raven pass from Canyon to Tower Falls should be open so that visitors can go around the entire Loop. Common defense article four of these Ato defense agreement provides that the eight nations will consult and take Steps for the common defense according to constitutional processes if the Independence of any state covered by its provisions is threatened by aggression or subversion. The question of subversion sufficient to endanger a state has never been tested. Eisenhower assured diem a of the willingness of the United states to continue to offer effective assistance within the constitutional processes of the United states a he also complimented diem in converting chaos Jato Progress and stability sine taking office in july 1954. The two leaders pledged joint efforts to end the a unhappy division Quot of the vietnamese people by peaceful unification in Accord with the United nations charter. U. S. Economic Aid to Viet Nam has been running at the rate of 200 million dollars a year. Military Aid also has been substantial although figures have not been announced. Columbia shifts Back to Normal Bogota Colombia up a Coloni Bis swiftly shifted Back to nor Mal saturday As deposed presi Dent Gustavo Rojas Pinilla flew away to exile and a new govern rent set about to Correct his mis takes. A communique said Gen. Rojas departed Friday night for Spain. He was reported to have stopped in Kingston Jamaica in route to Bermuda with member of Hie family. A

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