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Independent Press-Telegram (Newspaper) - November 14, 1954, Long Beach, CaliforniaBlairsville a. W a Coroner s jury ruled saturday it the fatal shooting of a Nion county Farmer by a 50 eur old Baptist minister on a Hunting trip was accidental. The Rev. Carl Brewer who res four Rural churches near where 75 were trapped Arrow shows Entrance to Coal mine in which 15 were trapped saturday at Farmington w. A. In the Mountain state s worst mine tragedy in a decade. I Shaft is entered via elevator housed in building at right. At least one Man was killed and two escaped an explosion deep map wire photo Watkins hit As cowardly by Mccarthy Milwaukee wis. Joseph r. Mccarthy saturday accused sen. Arthur Watkins a Utah of the most unusual most cowardly thing i be heard of for saying he would answer no future Oral questions by Mccarthy or any other senator. If a Man is chairman of a committee he should be willing Beauty in death dive at Waldorf new York the Beautiful daughter in Law of a Waldorf Astoria hotel vice president plunged to her cd by 10. 10 it death saturday from his suite on the seventh floor of the Hope wanes for 15 men in Coal mine world famous hostelry. Mrs. Carole ready 26, left her husband and one of their three children with ready s father and locked herself in a bedroom. A he is miserably failing his duty As chairman. It s the most cowardly most unheard of thing i be heard of so Mccarthy told news men. I expected he would be afraid to answer the questions but did t think he d be stupid enough to make a Public state to said. Watkins said he would not interrupt his speeches to answer Oral questions and tons submitted in Only ques writing or posed in speeches by other Sena tors would be answered. I can t use the Gavel to Sil ence Mccarthy As he did in the censure committee hearings but i can determine How t Watkins Washington. Adjoining bathroom. Young ready was unaware his wife was dead until a detective went upstairs in the hotel and informed him. The couple s three Mont i old baby was with ready at the time. Mrs. Ready s body landed in Joth Street in Midtown manhat Tan just off Park Avenue near the Entrance to the Waldorf s towers Section where luxurious suites Are maintained for Perma nent guests such As former pres ident Hoover Gen. Douglas Mac Arthur and the Duke and Duch Ess of Windsor. Her. Family said sirs. Ready a former Campus Beauty Queen at Blary mount College in new pastor Clear in shooting read Hui , meanwhile As he awaited fur ther developments in the Case. Brewer is being held on a murder warrant. He told police he Alvin to we father of eight after the two had been separated while Hunting eight Days ago. He said he fired at n Squirrel and then found town dead of Buckshot wounds. The minister s attorney Jack Tarpley was seeking to obtain a Justice of the peace ruling that there is insufficient evidence to take the matter before a Superior court. The Coroner s jury which held that the shooting was accidental included daughter mrs. Lillian Lance. The jury Rul ing and her presence brought this comment from it Woody Wilson of the Georgia Bureau of investigation this is 1he fastest league i be Over been continued from Page two Al i extend York state suffered a nervous said in breakdown after the birth of j her last child. By to do what Watkins she had been a patient in the is Mccarthy said and Payne Whitney Section of someone proposed a censure i d York Hospital since and this was a right la so her first Day outside the Hospital Sai. Kienzy so. Say rightly so Mccarthy said he had no com ment on the statement by sen. Francis Case . Who was on the Watkins committee which Drew up the censure charges mj1s. Carole ready Mother of three the first two Rescue totalling 17 men equipped with oxygen containers entered the shattered mine through a tipple Shaft two and a half Miles from the scene of the blast. Tho rescuers wore forced to return to the surface two hours later after penetrating feet. They encountered deadly Carbon monoxide Gas and their oxygen supplies ran Low. A Reserve Rescue Crew entered the mine immediately after the first two teams returned but a spokesman indicated there was Little Hope of reaching the blast area before Daybreak. We assume All 15 men still inside the mine were killed in the District director Clyde Riley of the United mine workers health and welfare Bureau said. More than a thousand persons gathered around the mine but you Are invited to help us celebrate our. Rest of her family at dinner relatives of the trapped men .-.-4-n in Rimi-1 am ivc in Hlll riness went into a bedroom to lie Down about 8 police said a cab Driver saw her body fall from the window in 50th Street. She was killed instantly. And others on official business were permitted inside a state police cordon. The cause of the explosion not determined immediately. Golden anniversary 5o years in reach a whole week of Celebration your Choice of our full line of delicious 75c layer cakes for White chocolate banana yellow each if sour treat wednesday nov. 17th free cake and punch 10 a. M. To 5 p. M. Fancy bakery 327 american w. E. Nicolaus owner phone 6-3416 Readys celebrated by dining with his father. Mrs. Ready who lived with her husband in Rumson n.j., left the investigations aimed against him. If i Don t want to be. Investigated again i would have to quit investigating common he said. I Don t intend to quit so there la he a sixth seventh and so Forth investigation. This is Tho he listed the four previous investigations As those by the Tyd committee the one into the Maryland election the de Witt investigation and the Stevens Mccarthy hearing. None of these would have to appear Oei Oie me by ii a Ilij been held if i had t been expos subcommittee at 9 . Monday no he said to give any information he had m carny pinned the Republic about the major Irving Peresse y Case. Ans loss of action. Mccarthy reiterated that he Unow there were enough votes to censure him and to wanted to fret it Over with so he could get Back to the work of investigating there Are considerably in excess of 25 individuals who appear to be clearly communist working in defense plants handling Classi fied material up to top to said. Mccarthy said he had sent Watkins a Telegram asking him to appear before the Mccarthy i doubt if Carthy said. He has my the senator was in his Home state for a testimonial dinner1 in his Honor. Mccarthy predicted still fur mishandling of the farm Situa Tion and 3 the Jungle warfare our own party has been waging against those of us who have been exposing communists four la. Men Cross Ocean in 38-footer continued from Page Al a 40-horsepower engine which never was used. After leaving Southampton the quartet took 12 Days in reaching Lisbon Portugal where they stayed two weeks. The Oceana then made a five Day run to Casablanca North Africa where the Long Beach she thought the trip was a wonderful idea she said. Letters from her Wilson High graduate and a City College Stu been most men spent nearly a week. They headed next for the she added. Mrs. G. M. Lucas 518 Mon Rovia ave., Eric s Mother said she has three sons. I just have to let them do these crazy things to get them out of their Jennings is the Only Crew member who is married. Allex cent Smith Are Wilson High reactions 01 Mercia school graduates. Smith whose Tives Here were mostly of Relief other is dead and his father re Well for goodness attended St. Anthony s commented mrs. Charles v. Jordan High schools and Canary islands and reached ims Talmas oct. 15. Tho ves Sel s average mileage per Day was 115 for the entire trip. Reactions of the quartet s rela Ris Mother of Charles Harris. Sun Moon and tides today Sunrise . Sunset . Moonrise . Moon is . Tides High ., 3.7 it. A.m., 6.0 it. Low ., 2.6 it ., monday Sunrise . Sunset . Moonrise . Moon set . Tides High ., 3.8 it ., 5.3 it. Low ., 2.8 it. P.m., it. Independent press Telegram Pusl shed sunday Only at sixth it and Long Beach Calif. Entered second class matter Pott office at Long Bacn Calif. Par month Par Yui Carrier delivery _ Sente by mall Ementi state College Here. The sailors said they plenty of flying fish. They caught Jennings said. One night we heard a Flop Ping and when we turned on ought there was n. Flying fish about 10 inches Long in Eric s bunk. Others came on Board but they were too Small to the quartet expect to sail through the Panama canal in route to Long Beach. Well Stop next at one of the uninhabited islands in the grenadines in the Windward Isles then on to Jennings said. Well be on the sea for he said but we will be fairly close to Acapulco in Mexico. We expect to be Home in Long Beach by feb. something View luxurious deep pile nyl tuft Here is a carpet that deserves your consideration. Come in and see on this amazing new broadloom. You la agree it s the Best value in floor covering to be found anywhere. Made of Dupont Nylon and Viscose for years of durable Wear and easy care Nyi tuft looks and feels like the most expensive carpet. And like the finest broadloom the yarns Are vat dyed before weaving to assure uniform color and . The smooth sealed threads of the Man made Miracle fibres which make up Nyi tuft will not absorb dirt and soil making it resistant to footprints and stains. 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