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Independent Press-Telegram (Newspaper) - July 14, 1957, Long Beach, CaliforniaBeauties. Bands Parade in downtown spectacle today Story on Page b-1 Southland s own sunday newspaper phone Hemlock 5-1161 Hemlock 2-5959 the Clouds and fog and today monday Bat mostly Winny. Expected High today a 78. Saturdays Alfh Low 81. Long Beach 12, Calif. Sunday july 14, 1957 142 pases vol. 5 47. Beauty show Dazzles 12, sen. Mundt soothes southerners with new rights offer Washington Karl e. Mundt red a Neutral a civil rights com Promise saturday night which would go far toward meeting the protests of Southern democrats. His plan the Overall Compromise formally offered since the Senate began debating the Issue on Mon Day came at the end of a nine hour and 20 minute Satur Day session marked by Southern demands for Elimina Tio n of a provision they fear could be used to Send fed or Al troops into the South Mundt s proposal would strike that Section from the Bill with its provisions to allow the jus Tice department to seek injunctions against violations of civil rights and have offenders tried without a jury. His plan would retain a Sim killed floods in Chicago Chicago hour downpour record 24 left Chicago swamped saturday with mount ing damage estimated in the millions of dollars. Hardest hit by the torrential Rains were the City s subways Telephone systems Gas and Power companies. At least nine were d6ad As it result. O the storm in Chicago and another storm death reported in nearby will 0, in Chicago two persons would give Ilar Section aimed Only at Protection of negro voting rights but would add an amendment to require trial by jury in All cases when facts were in dispute. The Mundt Compromise was in line with much of the Compromise talk being heard in the Senate. The Senate is pre pared to vote tuesday on the motion to take House approved administration Bill. Another Mundt proposal would limit Powers of a pro drowned three others were electrocuted and four suffered heart attacks there while battling hoods in their Homes. Utility company. Losses ran into the millions of dollars. Losses to business could not be estimated. L at least telephones were knocked out by the six and a Quarter Inch rainfall Fri Day night and Early saturday. Underneath downtown Chi cago., sweating Sand bag Crews fought to. Keep water from pour ing Over major links in one of the City s main source of transportation the subway. One Large segment of the tubes already was inundated with 6 to 8 feet of water from the1 gushing run offs. One of those killed by the was an infant girl. A 7-months-old girl Atella Toney. Drowned when she rolled out of her bed into a foot of water in the bedroom of the family s basement apartment. Although the forecast for More rain failed to materialize saturday afternoon water run Ning off the embankment of the recently completed Congress Street expressway poured into the Jackson Boulevard station of the Logan Square subway. By midday water reached the top of the tube in the station at Congress and la Salle streets and service was Tut from the Loop turn around to Logan Square. Workmen used sandbags and kept three pumps working full blast to keep the Runoff out of the North South state Street subway. C. J. Buck a Power Engineer for the Chicago transit author Ity said workmen and pumps were keeping ahead of the water and. Expressed Confidence the state Street subway could continue operations. It m to unofficial estimates of damage to Homes Bridges hos commission to investigate civil rights. He the. Commission Power Only 10 investigate violations of voting rights let it hear Volunteer witnesses and report on other Fields of civil rights. The South Dakota senator whose stale contains less than negroes by census opened his speech by saying he was a voice from a Neutral Corner because the civil rights question was not a. Political Issue in South Dakota. He said he had been looking for a com Promise plan which southerners might not like hut with which the South could live. He said he had drafted his plan after consulting Many members of the Senate and expected to offer it As a substitute for the pending Bill. Speaking on the jury trial throngs Hail pageants opening continued on Page a-2, col. 1 Ike and son s children put in a big Day Gettysburg a. Urday was a big Day for the Eisenhower family on the Gettysburg country club Golf course. The president taking a weekend breather from the an Nual civil defense operation up at the course a bit after 9 an. And played 18 holes in muggy weather. He was accompanied of his four Small grandchildren David 9, and Barbara Anne Eisenhower. 8, each of the youngsters got a Golf lesson from the club pro Dick Lei Chick while their continued on Pago a-2, col. 3 nine with him. David obviously enjoying him self chauffeured the president in a. Baby Blue electric Golf cart Barbara her blonde hair in a , hitched a ride on. The rear of the cart. The Girard Case is apparent William s. Girard is to tried by a court. Carried to United states supreme court. The members of that court held tip their vacations to pass on the Case. Their decision Means the Young army Man will not be tried by court martial but rather under the Laws of the country where the crime was committed there is a great amount of emotion Over the Case. It is contended that he should be tried Only by Ameri cans that he was on duty and therefore can be tried properly Only by the army. But the supreme court has ruled otherwise. It is therefore important people to this country consider the case1 on. Its merits rather than in emotion. A sealed affidavit giving details of the Case was re the Public tinder orders of the supreme court. Continued on Page a-2, col 1. Miss u of 57 spins Globe As delegates recite heir Creed by Pete ha3jn the world s biggest Rich est most exciting Beauty pageant got under Way sat urday night before dazzled spectators in Veter ans memorial stadium. Long Beach s 1957 miss uni verse pageant is now on with 76 of the loveliest girls alive competing for Fame and Fortune which runs to More 000 in prizes. Opening ceremonies at the stadium were High lighted by a glittering procession of circus music and fireworks. Of but the most exciting moment of All came when Carol Morris Iowa s miss 1957, reached out to spin a giant illuminated Globe. Simultaneously every contestant each garbed in her National or local costume solemnly recited the miss universe Creed. Four bands and five Drill teams from local elks lodges provided pomp and and circus acts thrilled the. Audi ence the stands. One ceremony struck he aircraft Layoff set monday Layoff of some workers at the North american Avia Tion inc., in Downey probably will begin monday an informed source said saturday night. Some workers will receive Layoff notices monday some tuesday and some wednesday the source said. The worker s Job will terminate at the end of the Day on which he receives his notice it was reported. The layoffs have been pending since when the com Pany announced the air Force had cancelled orders for its half billion Dollar Navaho guided missile program. Grandfather played the first department area manager and nine. They toured the second company unemployment insurance program officials. George. A toll Long manager of the stat ment department said application forms for the insurance will be Given to work ers with their Layoff notice. Toll said workers should take the , fill them out and return them to their nearest state employment office. Toll jilted that nearly 90 per cent of the workers being Laid off have vacation time and pay due them and will he unable under the. Law to apply for the insurance until their vacation period for those eligible to Ile Branch offices of the state employment is billion in weapon research scrapped by . Within 1 year Washington about a billion dollars Worth of re search work in and other weapons has been scrapped during the last year As the defense department sifted out competitive designs or can celled projects for budgetary reasons. This on official and unofficial estimates docs not include o the r projects of intensive development efforts by the military. Latest and biggest of the Dis continued projects is the Navaho Long Range guided missile. That was one of the first great missile projects started in 1946 cent cancelled programs has been the c132 transport plane. The air Force has estimated that about 70 million dollars spent in designing and building special engines Landing gear ground handling equip an unofficial estimate was that ment and a full scale wooden about 700 million dollars has mock up of the. Giant trans red China milking us dry in kit a London lib soviet communist party. Chief Nikita Khrushchev has complained that red. China is milking us. Diplomatic sources said Satur been put Navaho project in the past eleven years. Dropped during the last decade next largest of the re rep. Porter woman named Solon hit As seeker of latin rebellion Carroll Reecer Tenn com most of the work ers will be Cut from the sprawl a Washington b. Ing missile. Development Center at workers also will be Laid off at the Downey and Compton aut Onetis Divi Sion plants and at the rocket Dyne Plant in los Angeles. Meanwhile plans were completed saturday to Speed processing of unemployment insurance claims by the workers re leased in a meeting Between John Rood state employment expedient to extend his Campaign of revolution into other planned saturday that a fellow neighbouring american republics congressman accompanied by a apparently the governments of woman expert of the Library of Venezuela Panama Colombia Congress has been making trips Cuba and Nicaragua do not on to latin America for the. Pur stirring up revolution. The expert comely. Miss to replied she has been merely carrying out offi Cial duties assigned to her by her superiors. A Spanish speak ing specialist on. She said she is a nonpartisan government employee who can be Joy of the gentle Man and should be extirpated without. Further ado the Man Reece named As revolution Bent is rep. Charles 0.porter Reece a one time Republican National committed chairman Jias been riled for some time Over criticism which has been making of Generalissimo Rafael Trujillo strongman of the dominican continued on Page a-2 col. 2. Typhoon rages Manila sunday a powerful with 120 _ sle winds sped directly to Rich agricultural lands angry Man Dies in Tiff on car lot w. Swartz 4s, of 1731 a Appleton st., became angry and died saturday. Raymond Shaw 34, an Unzem port. Within the past year the air Force also has announced abandonment of two other aircraft projects a Long Range super sonic fighter interceptor and a new tactical bomber. The unofficial estimate for. Spending on the design study for the interceptor is about six million Dol Lars for the tactical bomber about 15 to 18 million dollars. Neither of these projects was into the actual construction of hardware or mock up stages being limited to feast design studies. The Navy also has cancelled or curtailed two aircraft developmental programs within re cent Long warning aircraft Day. Khrushchev made the. Remark to East european leaders Dur ing recent negotiations for in creased soviet Aid to the Satel Lites the sources said. The Weiping regime is under stood to be insisting that Russia fulfil her commitments to Supply Industrial goods and raw materials on which China s economic planning depends to an important degree. Russia although under pres sure for1 More assistance from her satellites in Europe cannot afford to rebuke red China on whose political Good will Sha is at present more1 dependent than Ever. Almost 200 gifts were presented the mayor. On Page a-5. He got everything from clothing to furniture books to beehives and even a Pine Needle Pillow. But the biggest laugh came when Deanie Gates miss Florida presented him with a Jive baby Alligator on behalf of the Sunshine state. Ceremonies it the stadium ended with a fireworks Dis play. The National Anthem and musical interludes were Sung by continued in Page col. 4 and a Jet powered Carrier based a attack plane. Navy officials Slovakia Friday that Russia s were unable to estimate the strength lies m the Aid which these projects m a. Army spokesman said i there has been no major time that the she Joy to other communist states. But there have been signs for Collations in development its research assistance is. Severely program up now. Although there have been Economy. To testing Russia s strained played plasterer is in City jail booked on investigation of Man Slaughter some refinements in contracts. However the army is facing the distinct possibility of a t major cancellation in its Jupiter intermediate Range ballistic mis Sile project. Here the Competition is with a recent study disclosed that of a total foreign Aid program of some Russia has delivered no More than one tenth to one fifth of the commodities to carry out promises. Peace talks renewed police said that Swartz a Republic. Porter Domini can government with tie much publicized disappearances of Trujillo foe or. Jesus de g Alin Dez in new Yorki and Tir Egoh Murphy in the is land Republic itself. Porter is trying to get foreign Aid Cut off from All latin american Dic ._.-. Partner in the Auto lot of sin and Swartz 2436 e. Ana Heim st., became he saw. Show s feet protruding from a used car parked on the he got a bucket of water and poured it on Shaw then dragged him from the car wrestled him to the ground and began beating him Wilva Broom. The air Force s Thor Irby. Defense department officials i say they will make a decision by next in plumbers strike november when the army now has for the Jupiter program plus some which May be allowed from the defense de who has made pre i. Suddenly Swartz started Shak Vioris speeches subject is collapsed. He was pronounced dead on anal at Corn said in a speech victim of a of Northern Luzon in the Philippines today. The Manila weather Hur a u said the typhoon named Wendy Porter appears to have used his office for purpose of advocating the violent Over throw of the dominican govern was last located South Only the lie East of Kasiguran City now appears the gentle Southeastern tip of Luzon in an from Oregon has Swarte a Uncle. Warren plus sek is of 5609 Debrah "st., told police that he witnessed the the body was taken to Mot Tell s and peek mortuary. Los Angeles Uene got nations in the 13-Day South Ern California plumbers strike apartment s till will be used saturday with manage 1 Ament and Union representatives working for agreement by Mon it was reported. Driver leapt just in time Durban South. Africa. H. J. De Bruyn a Young railway jumped to safety from his car moments before it went Over 365-foot Howick Falls sat urday he told police he had been sitting alone in the car viewing the Falls Midnight. An that Shaw did idiot to put the. Car into reverse but engaged a Forward gear. The car jerked Forward and went Over the texans fear for mixed up Galveston Tex. A californian whose aim seems incredibly poor is floating in the Gulf of Mexico on. A life raft today vowing he is try ing to reach Brownsville Tex. But the coast guard says he is considerably off course. If Hie follows his present route hell end up somewhere in the South Atlantic the Sailor identified himself As Michel Golden of los an Geles. Galveston coast guard cmdr. T. F. Knoll said Golden claimed he needed no help and the new Orleans District office told the Galveston officers to leave him alone. We Haven t been Able to determine what he s trying to said cmdr. Knoll. Golden told in tended rescuers her he was determined to sail and float the 300-Miles Ville. He started thursday from West Beach in Galveston and by saturday afternoon had progressed Only 6, to 8 Miles. Cmdr. Knoll Golden was headed Southeast Ward while Brownsville is to the Southwest at the. Tip of Texas. that hell Ever reach Laid the com Mandr. Where to find it Shick Gargo is a laugh to frenchmen for the the big. Town s comeuppance turn to Page b-7.__ today s Southland Magazine and women s Section contain companion stories on the miss universe pageant. Regular features follow _ editorials military badly to Beai . .-.--.c-5-10, ship arrivals sports.c-i-4, we scr automotive -b-5 .b-8-7 berth by classified .jm-15 death -a-9

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