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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - August 10, 1962, Mason City, Iowa North Iowas Daily Newspaper Idifed for MM Th VOL 102 Frew ud newspaper that mokes full CITY GLOBEGAZETTE HOME EDITION all North lowans neighbors MASON CITY IOWA FRIDAY AUGUST 10 W2 10c Paper Consist of Four SectionsSection No 1J4 102nd year for the North Iowa F M Berlin wall sign of defeat By RICHARD SPONG Globe Gazette Editorial Research Reporter The wall dividing East and Wes Berlin was erected just one yeai ago this coming Monday on Aug 13 1961 This is an anniversary which neither East West likes to observe To the West the wall in Berlin is a symbol of a missec opportunity of a failure to act in crisis To the East the wall is an admission of weakness No where else in the world is there such visible evidence of the fail ure of communism For both reasons the West Ber liners call it the schandmauer the shamewall It began with a barbed wire fence which East Berlin troops police and factory militia began erecting at 3 am on Aug 13 1961 The border between East and West Berlin was closed to East Berliners The mass exodus of East German refugees was virtually stopped More than 16 000 of these had registered at West Berlin centers in the preced ing fortnight An East German decree issued later on the same day said East Germans would require special new permits to enter West Germans West Berliners foreigners and Allied military personnel could cross the border as usual The decree was to re rnain in force until the conclu sion of a German peace treaty East German workmen began building a fourfoot wall of con crete blocks two days later On Aug 22 transit for foreigners including froops was limited to the Friedricbstrasse crossing point West Germans now had to buy a special pass Then on Oct 26 American troops and tanks drew to within a few hundred yards of Soviet troops and tanks at the Branden burg gate in a showdown that lasted several days Gen Lucius D Clay President Kennedys per sonal representative Mn Berlin subsequently disclosed that the American troop movement wa deliberately designed to bring Soviet confrontation The challenge was perhaps tardy The first American reac tion to the wall was to increase the number of US troops in West Berlin President Kennedy sent Vice President Johnson and later General Clay to reassure the people of West Berlin Questioned at an Oct 11 press conference on whether he would again make the decision not to use force to stop the building of the wall il he had it to doover the Presi dent answered somewhat oblique ly that East Berlin and East Germany have been under the control of the Soviet Union really since 1947 and 1948 Now nearly a year later the Wall of Separation still stands And a million East Berliners re main separated from 22 million kinsmen on the other side of the Wail of Shame flag to a couple of racing cars at the fairhk West Mason Cit At 10 daugh Maillard Mason Cl ty f T L1JC s iracit ter of or Mason bity Actually only the car on the Ipfh wmiM KD i r Leon DeRock Mason Pi Hr 5ii home on a trackThe eon ueKQCK mason Uty will car races at the fair will he held Thursday night PARTLY CLOUDY owa Fair east fair to partly cloudy with scattered thunder storms west Friday night lows 6065 Partly cloudy Saturday with scattered s h o we r s or thunderstorms highs 80s northeast to near 90 southwest Further outlook Scattered Thousands cheer Hoover at his library dedication lH7U1CrTT 13 n A i n air Event to last 5 days Opens Sunday with judging races Rv rHfiDl cc IIIAI iy i By CHARLES W WALK GJobeGazette Farm Editor show This marks the second Another big grandstand attrac sirajant year fhnt tho lion hn no TJ i year that the racers The 102nd edition of the thave aPPearei under the lights at North Iowa Fair ooens its tion will be the Junior Rodeo to be held Monday at 8 pm Spon sored by the Mason City Trail gates to the publicSunday Kids Days also will fea with fair nff niaio y scheduled for the fair On both voungstcrs of the area com witn lau officials optimisOf these days Monday and events These ahon the crowds Weather H tr ner w d the crowds be admitted to the grounds free lg grls steer Outstanding entertain and al midway rides will have waces polc contests and ment attractions commer reduced rates until 6 pm Special SLsteei nding A cial exhibits and open and riety shows aimed to entertain ndlng and also will have junior shows scheduled for the event Days which fair officials call a fair which has something for every member of the family This years fair run has been shortened from six to five days This was done so that it wouldnt interfere with the Iowa State Fair which opens Friday in Des Moines rujitijr oujwb amieu CO entertain he youngsters have been at tne flllrtrJ ftirt j f f also will jvjungaLcis nave oeen aL L11C as well as venT Dav the matinees of the Kidsthe clown RubADub and his Fair schedule WEST BRANCH UP Former President Herbert Hoover re turned to this peaceful Iowa vil lage he knew as a boy and called Friday for a Council of Free Nations to work for world peace A crowd estimated by Cedar County Sheriff Jack Leverenz at ftarlMd Win and Brambnburg Gate New delay in move to cut railroad jobs CHICAGO AP A federal judge Friday granted a temporary order barring introduction of new economy work rules on the na tions railroads pending a ruling fay an appeals court The US District Courtorder by Judge Joseph Sam Perry could delay the jobabolishing program beyond the introduction deadline set by the carriers for next Thurs day The five operating brotherhoods now will take to the US Circuit Court of Appeals an earlier rui ng by Judge Perry denying their suit lo outlaw the job cancella tions The 65000 work force cut which railroad spokesman J E Wolfe testified was an eventual goal would wipe out about 10 per cent of railroad employment Stop attempt to put aside satellite bill WASHINGTON Sen ate beat off Friday an attempt by Democratic liberals to put aside the administrations communica tions satellite bill A 7014 roll call vote tabled a motion by Sen Wayne Morse DOre to lay aside the satellite measure andto bring up instead a proposed rule change which would perniit a limitation of Sen ate debate when a majority favors it As the Senate rules now stand Iwothirds support thoso voting is required to limit debate Minnesota Variable cloudiness ths his 88th birthday anniver scattered thundershowers west sary Friday night and over most of T state Saturday afternoon whitehaired and wispy evening Warmer Friday former President called night lows 5868 northeast 58a Council of Free Nations in 65 west and south a sPcech prepared for delivery ri tt at the dedication of the Hoover GlobeGazette weather data Presidential Library The i up to 8 a m Friday brary is in a serene park Maximum 77 Minimum 55 At 8 a m g2 Sunrise Sunset 724 YEAR AGO Maximum 34 Minimum 67 COMPLETE TEXT OF HOOVERS SPEECH PAGE THREE joining the tworoom cottage where Hoover was born The 31st president of this country shared the flagdraped speakers platform with another former president Harry S Tru man Two other chief execu tives President John F Ken nedy and exPresident Dwight D Eisenhower were unable to attend Before leaving on the 35mile peared together outside th Roosevelt Hotel in Cedar Rap ids A crowd pressedaround th two former presidents and san Happy Birthday Mr Hoover Truman waved his arms a though conducting the singinc and with a big grin called Louder louder The West Branch backdrop o flags and bunting a n d simple frame houses had a holiday flavor but the guest of honors main theme was serious We must realize said Hoov er that the United Nations has failed to give us even a remote hope of lasting peace Instead it adds to the dangers of war which now surround us The Communist countries he said have destroyed the use fulness of the United Nations to preserve peace In suggesting a Council o Free Nations Hoover made i clear he did not intend that i should replace the U N But he said it should step in when the U N fails to act or is prevented from taking action to preserve peace The time is here when if the free nations are to survive they must have a new and stronger Because of this shortening and because opening day of the fair is Sunday all judging at the fair will have to be completed in four days fhis means ail entries in the various departments can be seen by fair goers during the tntire fiveday run of the fair Entries in nearly all livestock lasses of the fair are up this year according to Gilbert Davis on general livestock superin endent Heading the list of big livestocfc shows will be sheep shows Once again this year more than The Hoover library made o native limestone is the fourth of the presidential libraries ere ated by Congress to make thi records of White House admin istrations available to the Amer ican people The new structure occupies 6500 square feet and a second unit of 9000 square feet is planned Bulletin DENVER panel of three federal judges ruled Friday the U S Courts have jurisdiction in two lawsuits asking forced reapportion ment of the Colorado legisla ture But the judges put off any further consideration until Nov the general elections See story on Iowa reapportionment suit page 2 Kennedy to take tax talk to people WASHINGTON Kennedy will address the Ameri can people on the national econo my by radio and television at 5 pm Monday By then he will have made up his mind for or against an imme diate taxcut A White House announcement of he plans followed a conference jetweeri the chief executive and his key economic advisers Secretary of Commerce Luther 1 Hodges said that most of the the open district junio and county junior sheep shows That makes the North Iowa shee department the second largest i the state exceeded only by th sheep department at the low State Fair Another big livestock show a the fair will be the open bee Nearly 200 head of live tock including about 90 Short horns have been entered in the show Add to this the 210 baby Beeves about 40 county and dis trict purebred heifers and 20 fat steers and the entire beef de partment at the fair will have nearly 470 animals Highlights of the entertainment portion of the fair will be the ap Jearance of Cliff Arquette better vnown as Charlie Weaver star of he Jack Parr television show Arquette and his variety vill perform in front of the grand stand Tuesday at 2 and 8 p m Donald Red Blanchard co owner of KSMN in Mason City and a wellknown comedian will be master of ceremonies for Veaver show Auto racing which has been popular at the fair in past years also will be featured in three grandstand performances Open pm and Thursday the big cars vill take over for an 8 pm North Iowa counties get farm loans i iiuugca sctiu inai most ot the WASHINGTON Ag mpoitant economic indicators for riculture Department designated Ulv WfirrV hrntiohf ftir 11 rnimtim JTI 1 counties in Iowa Friday as an rea where its Farmers Home may make cmer i ruly were brought into the White louse conference It took a rush ob to get some of them ready he aid jgency loans to farmers through It was these for which Kennedy June 30 vas waiting before reaching a The counties arc Allamakee rl t0 ask Gordo Chickasaw Clayto youngsters under 16 wll f CVntS wi be SUNDAY IMPERIAL SHOWS ON MIDWAY nmT 2 Late model stock car races 4 Dog obedience trials 8 Late model stock car races MONDAY PERIAL ON MIDWAY 8 Baby beef judging Pullin contest and tractor rodeo Pm Variety show in front of grandstand 8 pmMason City Trail Riders Clubs Junior Eodeo TUESDAY IMPERIAL SHOWS ON MIDWAY Open class beef show and djftrict market lamb show 2n m w PUl mg and tractor 4 P t6 WelV6r in front grandstand i tat steer show 8 pmCharlie Weaver Show in frODt Of grandstand WEDNESDAY IMPERIAL SHOWS ON MIDWAY 8 in front of grandstand THURSDAY SHOWS ON under P f grandstand g Cau uaces in front of grandstand exhibits will be open until 8 p m Editorial North Iowa should be proud of its fair pupuiar at tne tair m past years finnc Kut tV uuu uescnp also will be featured in three u ij One to which North IO wans grandstand performances Open SHOUid give their interest and Simnnrt ng day late model stock car rac Sunday at the North Tnwrr j ng will be presented at 2 and of Main Cit grounds West B Pm and Thursday the big cars The North Iowa Fair is of a caliber that tradition Fair wil1 this Famous among fair people for the out i houses each year quick tax cut Some of these indicators edged pward lending weight to the idea hat President would hold off recommendation for a tax cut t this time Severl members of tha Cabinet Dubuque Fayette Hancock Jack son Kossuth Winnebago and Win neshiek The department said recent hai storms had damaged crops in lthese counties and as a conse many farmers need emer rmemers o ta Cabinet armers nee emer he presidential Council of EcoSency credit to continue opera omic Advisers the budget i or and others took part in the Loan applications wiil be han A HOOVER GREETS TRUMAN Former Harry left and Herbert Hoover met Fri Cedar Rapids fr 1 oe n ear apids for the start of their nde to West Branch for the dedication of the new Hoover Library ound table economic talks Secretary of Labor Arthur J Goldberg as did Hodges took some new economic figures to the meeting On f he inside Editorials Page 4 Society 47 Sports 15 Cltar 77 North Iowa Ntws 20 Marktts 24 Mason City News 2425 died at county offices of the Farmers Home Administration SAME DATEW1374 4 i L superintendent have uncounted hours lining up entries so tair again will be worthy of this praise commercial exhibits at the North Iowa also are Doints of nriHo to frrir jn Y xiiit tu iun oinciais in the large exhibition hall and tents businesses and industries of the area put their wares in an attractive showcase Entertainment for every member of the family aso will be available at the 1962 fair Iwo Kids Days are scheduled Monday and inursday and special aimed at entertaining these youngsters are planned for those two days For the adults of the family there will bo late model stock car racing big car racing an auto thrill show and a variety show starring Charlie Weaver televisions Sage of Mt Idy The of North they live on farms or in can be proud of the North Iowa Fair The best way to show this pride is to at end the fair Take the entire family along they 11 enjoy it ;