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Kingsport Times (Newspaper) - March 4, 1954, Kingsport, TennesseeDeathless Days City county 27 be considerate of the other fellow. Kingsport vol. Al no. 45 phone Clr clo 6-8121 Kingsport term., thursday March 4, 1954 28 pages five cents the weather generally fair and colder to night Low 15-20. Friday fair and Milder in afternoon. Yesterday s High 47, last night s Low 21. Noon Reading 27. Trace of Snow. Elk to distribute towage dividend to Plant employees area plants get slice of profits pie the largest wage dividend in 2 Burn to death in Norton Blaze company s employees Friday bother of 7 t c a i us Early thursday and the aged used to heat the room. March 5. About Eastman ski Reid o. Nuu it hip Norl men and women in the United or e one of them Wasj Davis was found face Down in states will receive an estimated of this dividend Over Davis. Burned Cabin shortly after . Davis Mother mrs. Will to to More than Tennessee Eastman Kastman chemical products and Holston defense people in Kini sport. Eligible persons will receive i or each earned at Eastman during the five years 1949-1953. This is the highest rate since formula betaine effective in i Ramsey Section. 1923. Last year s total payment the Davies lived alone in the he ruins with his Skull crushed Wesley Davis 45, of by a porcelain table top. Hill and John Paul Hillman age in Man s body Lay about 75 per known of Wise were found in cent out of the doorway on his Back. Mrs. Davis was found in front of the door in a half sit Lucy Ling position. Davis 79, was reported in critic the fire was discovered by Cal condition with first and Sec Bobbie Coffee a resident of one Ond degree Burns Over her entire body. She was taken to St. Mary s Hospital Here. The Cabin the Davis Home House approval forecast on Cut of excise taxes Washington speedy and overwhelming House approval was forecast today for a Bill to Cui a wide Range of excise or sales taxes almost one billion dollars. But the Bill okayed by the ways and Means committee Over opposition by the Eisenhower administration threatened to set off a storm in the Senate Over another Issue. Sen. George a Gal said today he might move to tack onto the excise tax it hits the controversial proposal to increase individual income tax exemptions and thus lower taxes particularly for Low income families. The administration argued that the government cannot afford now such Broad and sweep ing Revenue reductions As Are provided in the Bill to Cut to 10 per cent All excise taxes now above that level except for liquor and tobacco. The changes would be effective april 1. They would Cut taxes on movies and other admissions Telephone Bills bus and air passenger fares i jewelry cosmetics doctor Constitution Washington ins an army doctor whose patients work on a Topmost secret radar project refused to Tell sea. Joseph r. Mccarthy s investigations subcommittee today whether he is a communist. Pfc. Marvin Belsky stationed at the Murphy army general Hospital in Waltham mass., in sen. Voted the Constitution s fifth Wash Erly Mccarthy asked if this meant he answer questions about your communist Active the bespectacled who insisted on being addressed by Mccarthy As doctor rather than i have no Henry asked m. Jackson d him if this was amendment and pleaded Possi a truthful answer but All Bel ble . Sky would say was that he got on the same grounds he re no official word from the army fused to Tell the that his forms were n whether his application for a commission was turned Down by the army because he refused to sign a loyalty form. Belsky said the army drafted him As a private and told him it rejected his commission be Complete. Hints of Mccarthy s clash with the Eisenhower administration Over allegations that the Sena Tor browbeat an army Genera cropped up when Belsky began his testimony by saying of the Constitution i am a sol another query he said that in Dier and am Only under the Jur Lei viewing patients is part of i diction of the president of the United states who is commander in chief and am not under the Juris diem of this Commil Mccarthy replied by quoting president Eisenhower As saying yesterday that army personnel my medical after testifying thai lie Hud been at Murphy general hos Pital since May 1953, lie was asked by Conn if at All limes since then he had been a Mem Ber of the communist he refused to answer. Should willingly and cheerfully meanwhile Republican in testify so Long As it will not in tonal chairman Leonard danger the Security of the United the senator described this As a Slep Forward from sought to step into the breach Between president Eisen cause his forms were not prop under article ii Section ii Hower and sen. Mccarthy r what has happened in the today by discounting the when Mccarthy Belsky gop a family if he had received orders not. Mccarthy himself soon after to testify he witness said no. The rejected presidential criticism subcommittee counsel Roy a crackling statement of his Conn asked Belsky if he said in an interview i forms medical services and no fight with Eisenhower replied in response toil All. Coffee saw the burning Cabin and ran to a Tele phone. The Norton fire department was a one room Structure in to the scene and an Amu the present Genera took Grove tourist Camp in the Lance took mrs. Davis to the hos Pital. Davis said to be divorced has ing goods cameras mechanical pencils lighters and other items. I presumably prices also would drop on Many of these goods Al a though perhaps not on movie tickets. Committee chairman i Daniel a. Reed 4 puerto Picans indicted face 75-year terms Washington md1 four of accused of wound was approximately at Cabin and Hillman was thought a married daughter a flip Roneree Smon in a wild a rate of s27.50 per earned to be a vols vol or. N. P. Hix unknown. He also is sur of the Sald the tax ave congressmen in a wild during 1948-1952. Wise Coroner found no evidence Vived by three Sisters mrs. H. J italian commies the first National ant Kin sport National Banks will he open from p. M. To i p. M. Friday to accept depos its and Cash wage dividend checks. Kodak started and has con tinned the plan in recognition Jse nationalism of the part its men and women i play in the Success of the com Pany. The wage dividend must be voted each year by the Board of directors. It is paid in Addi was undetermined but stated the Georgia mag Garcel Esserville Emory Hickman. Norton mrs e. Help today that carry a Ana mis. Dot possible total sentence of 751 Bill also would imprisonment. I eel about is in cuts in rep. Alvin m. Bentley r other excises scheduled april tiie most gravely injured on liquor tobacco automobiles j of the legislators was still in gasoline buses and trucks Auto serious condition but no longer i parts and Beer and wine. Tion to regular wages and has no effect on wage spokesman said. Rates a the amount of an employee s wage dividend is determined each year by multiplying All his earnings with the company Dur ing the previous five Calendar years by the current wage dividend rate. This rate is based on the Cash dividends declared in the far East. On Kodak s common Stock in the As red tactic Rome ins communists on orders from Moscow have donned the cloak of nationalism As their Label in Brand new tactics linked to the Post Berlin conference Kremlin Strat egy for Europe. Dulles to speak at Caracas meet Caracas ins u. S. Secre tary of state John Foster Dulles will discuss America s economic policy toward her hemisphere other things being equal the Bill would add almost one billion dollars to the defile it president Eisenhower has projected for the fiscal year be ginning july 1. House Republican Leader Hal on the critical list. The others were improving. Federal prosecutors and a grand jury took Little More than the minimum time yesterday to go Over the evidence on Mon Day s shooting. U. A. Atty. Leo a. Rover used six witnesses in Leek of Indiana said he planned eluding allies today when he addresses to bring the excise Bill to the inter american conference. Paui Shafer r the new soviet strategy dip sources said Dulles would somatic advices in Rome say in probably Aiso discuss the u. S. Solve a holding action in toward communist sub old continent and overt action version in the new world when he Speaks at this afternoon s second plenary session. In o i in to preceding year and it is a com tonal observers that recent rus it is regarded As certain that two rates one run Vuk show run Nelv of the other 19 delegations applying to Cash dividends below si.80 and a smaller rate apply is the estimate of internal Sian moves show clearly that of the other 19 delegations Malenkos regime will talk tenth inter american Europe in the Hope of preserving conference will decide the course they will pursue during the con Institute words for action in the Ference after hearing the Ameri House floor next wednesday to present the Case in adding the vote for it will Nour and 45 minutes. Lately afterwards ing the april 1 excise reductions the jury voted indict scheduled under present Law. J fonts of charging assault with m o j tent to kill and assault with a sen. George said in a separate interview he personally favors Many of the excise cuts provided dangerous weapon against mrs. Lolita Lebron 34 Irving Flores in the Reed Bill but not Neces Odriguez 28 Andres f. Cor warily All of them. George has moved to increase ing to Cash dividends above the status quo and will sub si.80. T1 it is figured this Way wage dividend rate is of 1 per communism can spread by Way cent by which Cash dividends de the coming Geneva talks Are i surprises during his remarks. A Vear Anc Iose trial mulch in cared exceed 70 cents this rate expected to Point up the com other u. S. Delegates have Revenue for the government excise Bill must been acted by april 1 to meet the Dero 29, and Rafael c. 125, All of new York. Individual income tax exempt All were held in bail tons for each taxpayer and each i each. Police said All but Rodri dependent from the present observers said it was which would save tax .005 for every 20 cents of Concession rather than Force. That Dulles would Spring any Pavuls almost five billion dollars i hich Cash dividends de the coming Geneva talks Are i surprises during his remarks. A Vear d exceed 70 cents this to Point up the u. S. Delegates have Evenll applying up to but not above Petely uncompromising attitude rated that the Secretary will con-1 the si.80 and 2 of 1 per cent of the soviets on political and on the two big topics 20 cents by territorial matters involving the. Economics and communist infill i for every which Cash dividends declared j Pacific exceed si.80. All who started on or before october 1. 1953, and who were at work on the last work Day of the company year will receive the wage dividend. Those who joined the company after october 1, 1953, but before january 1, 1954, will receive it if they Are at work on the Date of payment. Temporary absence on the qua Ifica Dolen faces income tax evasion charge Knoxville spa Robert traction. Some latin american Dele Gates were overtly hopeful that Dulles would announce that the functions of the Export import Bank had been broadened to help finance business ventures in latin America. Lion Date does not affect eligibility. Eastman men and women who left for Active duty with the armed forces during 1953 will receive the wage dividend if ?51 othe else Elm the com pan considers the a e attorney Jack Doughty of Send a part of Broad pro 1 represents Dolen. Pram that has to do with fair wages reasonable hours of work and Good working conditions. Deadline for cancelling the excise reductions now scheduled for that Date. Filing deadline near for demo candidates tonight at 9 o clock is the Lee Dolen Kingsport charged j indications last night before j deadline for candidates to file with income tax evasion has the conference opened were that for the april 3 democratic Pri pleaded not guilty and will latin american nations Mary. Tried March 29 at would not spend so much time Asj members of the Sullivan coun the u. S. Might wish in discuss to democratic primary Board at ing communist subversion. Some will meet tonight in the judges de latin delegates were known of the courthouse at he i wish to soft pedal charges that Blountville. Guatemala was red ruled. They Are Dulles might follow this Lead f. W. Isley chairman Eugene in the program he suggests to Mahaffey Wilfrid Gillenwater e. Johnson and Kyle Weaver. His attorney Here said. Dolen was arraigned before judge Robert l. To some income 1949 and the conference. A. Court rules Transfer forged Roanoke a. Roa Noke county circuit court judge Fred l. Hoback wednesday ruled a paper transferring ownership of s9.000 in government Bonds was forged. The decision came after six Days of lengthy testimony concerning Validity of the paper which transferred the Bonds to the infant son of William g. Wood of Kingsport Tenn. The Bonds were left by the late Howard j. Wood who died in a Washington d. C., Hospital in i 1952 without leaving a will. The decision favored the Plain Tiff mrs. Edna Hilton Wood and minister matrix of Wood s estate. Attorneys for the defendant contended a person with the esteemed character of William g. Wood would never forge his own brother s name. They said Wood was a Grad uate of Vii had attained the rank of major in the u. S. Army and was a past employee of East Man Kodak co., of Kingsport where he had a perfect record. Witnesses testified of his Good character. Should be enough warning Speed checked Guez had confessed. Rodriguez was not seized at the Capitol but later at a bus station. The shooting had repercussions last night in Havana and Chicago. In Havana cuban military intelligence officers arrested for questioning Juan Juarbes for eign affairs Secretary of the puerto Alcan nationalist party. They also seized another a assault Case ends in jury deadlock mistrial called by judge Rogan pair sentenced in Safe break in Blountville a jury Here wednesday afternoon recommended a Penitentiary sen tence of three years and a Day for two Kingsport men charged with breaking and entering Mills motor co. In Kingsport in a Safe cracking attempt. The state had recommended the minimum sentence after the pair Robert Harkleroad 26, and Sam Southard 26, had agreed to plead guilty. Three Kingsport policemen surprised the two men and a 16 year old juvenile on the night of january 21 As they were at tempting to break open the Safe at the motor company. Another jury recommended the same sentence for two men Kingsport girl Roosevelt uj1c ocl111c Jcj 1 jlu1 u w u Jucht _ _ f f f charged with breaking and it Uduc Terine the first tearing the first presbyterian Church of Bristol and Petty Lar Ceny. The two defendants Rudolph Garnett 27, and Howard Slater 31. Both originally from Rich mond va., had also agreed to plead guilty on the state s recommendation of the minimum sentence. When judge Thomas h. Rogan got ready to sentence All four men in accordance with the Tion Alist Carlos Padilla Perez. Recommendation they Chicago police picked up five j lined up before him. All were puerto Picans in a Roundup of neatly dressed and Garnett Clad local nationalist leaders. A in an expensively Cut suit and thormities there declined to say wearing Shell rim glasses almost what further action they plan had the air of a studious col Legian. All said they had previous Penitentiary convictions. This in t your first time Buti i Hope it s your judge to i policeman George Rogers and Helper put up warning sign to speeders on memorial Boulevard. Times news photo by to take. 5 puerto Picans held in Chicago Chicago police today announced the arrest of five puerto Picans believed to be nationalist party members and held them for investigation by the Fri in connection with the shooting of five congressmen in the House of representatives. It. William Walsh head of the special investigation unit said the five men were seized late last night in their Homes and Are be ing held at an undisclosed location. Walsh said the live men prob ably will be questioned to de Termine if they had any part in the planning or execution of monday s wild shooting spree in Washington by four puerto i can terrorists. Police identified those seized As Jorge Luis Jimenez 28, named by Walsh As the nationalist party Leader in Chicago Angel Luis Medina 34, who was found sleep ing in his bed with a p-38 pistol Between his legs Arma redo Diaz Matos 38 Angel Gonzales mar tin 34, and John Rosario 39. Walsh said that bror., 30, of 717 s. Ashland ave eluded police. He is the brother of Lolita Lebron one of the four puerto Picans indicted yesterday by a Federal grand jury in Washington for the shootings of the congressmen. The detective said that he believes Lebron is the Secretary of the nationalist party while Jim Enez is the president of the terrorist group. By Paui Williams times news writer Thom As h. Rogan declared a mistrial in criminal court Here wednes Day evening in a Case of felonious assault with invent to murder against Ray Collier 22-year-old Long Island Man. The mistrial was declared at . After the jury had de liberated two hours and 18 min utes and stood deadlocked 5 to 7. The jury Foreman said the two factions were unable to agree on even a single Point of four pos sible rulings. The charge arose after Collier allegedly deliberately ran his car into Deputy sheriff a. F. Mun sey s stopped Auto on december 13, 1953 on Long Island crushing Munsey s head Between the door and the car. The Deputy sheriff suffered Washington i the a broken upper and lower jaw Franklin Roosevelt moved into Ami an injury to his eyes and Selwa Roosevelt the White House 21 ago today and Roosevelt have been in the Hospital for 16 Days. Muncy testified he was driving in car with his wife and in and out of this City Ever since. He still it gives callers to the approaching. The 52-year-old. Evening Star s society Section said he had been carry bit of a Start to hear Roosevelt she s Selwa Carmen Roosevelt 25-year-old wife of the grandson of president Theodore Roosevelt. And this in t her first new spa mrs Jing a reckless driving warrant for Collier and he stopped his own Auto on the Side of the Road to Fry to Flag the Young Man Down. I started to get out. He pot within 15 or 20 feet of me Cut per Job. Selwa daughter of or. And mrs. S. L. Showker of Kingsport on me and hit my the Long Island Deputy said. Munsey said that a Day earlier Tenn., served As a reporter on j Collier drove by the Deputy s the Kingsport times news Dur a House slowed his car and gave ing. Summer vacations while at 1 him what he said was locally tending Vassar. Known As the , Gan said. Why Don t you Ali after graduation she applied thumb to nose. He asked in a Low Earnest for a Job at the new York office tone. Of the voice of America in the final Case tried wednes a the Man who interviewed her Day evening a jury acquitted three Kingsport men of a charge of stealing a crate of dressed fowl off a truck. In Cross examination defense attorney John r. Toed asked Munsey if he did t actually Stop they were George Smith 30, Matlock 45, and James Wells 45. Were married in 1950." was Archibald Roosevelt jr., car in the Road and Suci in charge of the voice s Lac directly Eastern Section. In patl1 of Collier s noncom Well in the Long run i got Ailor allt0 this permanent said Selwa. We do c Martin Kingsport september dentist and consultant on Oral. Surgery a state s witness said when he examined Muncy at the Hospital the lower part of his face was shoved Over to one Side in a to 2 he said there was a Good possibility such injuries could result in Ideath. State s witness Deputy sheriff j. A. Cox who arrested Collier in Greeneville Tenn., the night Rogersville Rogers mrs. Cupp said Woods 23, had .01, Saki Ville Soldier was reported lived in her Home since the death defendant Why he did 11 to nah no t11 cd f Rev re n Ivi Hawkins go reported seeking soviet Asylum wednesday to have asked for of his Mother 18 years ago. Political Asylum in the comm mrs. Cupp said she had t. Re it Collier replied. Just for Damn meanness i nist East zone of Berlin but rela Cei Ved a letter from Woods since lives Here voiced shocked Dis last september and added belief. I had been worried because i the official East German heal d from news Agency adn said pvt Tom my Rogan Woods of Rogersville had asked for political Asylum in the communist zone. The adn report quoted Woods As saying he did not want to return to the u. S. Army because he does not agree with the policy of the american government which attempts to Start a new i just can t believe said mrs. John Cupp sr., words aunt when advised of the German news Agency report. Woods reported by army authorities in West Berlin As being absent without leave since last monday had listed mrs. Cupp As next of Kin. Her son John also expressed disbelief of the German news Agency Story. On self defense the stand in his maintained the Deputy s car was out in the Road and denied cutting in on him. The defendant said he pot about 10 feet distance from him Munsey when he stepped out John said. He never talked any opened the door and i hit politics in his life. I doubt if he knows anything about comm the reaction of townspeople who knew Woods was the same. I be i own him All his life and i think there s something fishy about the said Collier said he could t avoid hitting Munsey s door. When asked Why he did t Stop then to see if he could help the defendant answered i was when questioned by defense attorney Torii about any pro Fred sheets editor of the week Vious acquaintance with Munsey by Rogersville review it just " does t sound like a thing he would Collier said he hauled some liquor for him Constable h j w a r d Hensley Woods joined the army for the state that some years ago after completing previous to the incident he years at Rogersville High school. He was with the 6th infantry regiment in Berlin. Heard Collier Tell deputies Mun sey and Vance ill get you both before it s Over

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