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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - February 1, 1962, Mason City, Iowa North Iowas Daily Newspaper Edited for ThS GLOBE VOL 100 newspaper that makes all North lowans n MASON OWA HOME EDITION neighbors Consist of Two President cates greater welfare aid J AntiReds even go to school Movement is spreading By RICHARD SPONG GlobeGaxette Editorial Research Bureau WASHINGTONAntiCommun ism covers about as wide a range in the political spectrum as do leftwing activities As such it de serves tobe reported andf in so far as possible to be analyzed The impulse toequate anti Communism with a revival of McCarthyism should be avoided A practical reason was given by former Sen Herbert HLehman an ardent foe o both McCarthy ism and political standpatism Sen McCarthy said Lehman had no organization whereas the rightist groups of today are highly organized and disciplined As example the fiveday national antiCommunist leader ship school in Tulsa Okla in early February brings together representatives of the following organizations The Christian Anti Communism Crusade the John Birch Society the National In dignation1 Convention We Jfoe People the American Coalition of Patriotic Societies the Liberty Lobby Fact Finders Young Americans for Freedom the Con stitution Party and Daughters of the American as well as such state organizations as New Mexicans for Freedom and local groups such as the Orange County Calif AntiCommunist League7 Mayors of 55 cities in the San Francisco Bay area signed a proclamation designating Jan 29 Feb 2 as AntiCommunism Week in connection with the School of AntiCommunism being conducted in that period in Oak land by the Christian AntiCorn munism Crusade McCarthyism in its MOBSTERS SAVE CHILDREN ot Brooklyn s infamous Gallo gang who have had numerous scrapes with the law comfort six children after rescuing them from an apartment fire Tony Abbatemarco Al Gallo and Frank Illano left to had policemen smiling at them for a change after they braved smoke and flames to find the youngsters Unrest folio at sense was essentially apolitical McCarthy himself a Kepublican aimed some of his harshest criticism at President Eisen hower Organized antiCommun ism to some extent does cut across party the faculty of the Oakland school is Sen Thomas J Dodd one of its most dedicated leaders Robert H W Welch Jr has gone so far as to describe Eisen hower as a conscious dedicatee agent of the Communist con spiracy But todays antiCorn munism is perhaps more clearly identified with the right wing o the Republican party than was Rdh Secretary of State Dean Rusk headed for Washington Thursday to report to President Kennedy on the hemisphere foreign ministers conference on i which already was arousing repercussionsin Latin Amer The conference split on the crucial issueimmediate action to expel Cuba from the Organization of American Statesal ready reportedly had generated pressure from conservatives on the Argentine government one of the six which held out for a joslow approach military chiefs were reported furious at the soft line taken by President Arturo Frondizis government They reportedly served him with anultimatum demanding a diplo jmatic break with Fidel literal regime and support of the next Sen McCarthy McCarthy never lacked for funds but he never enjoyed the prosperity our present antiCorn munists do Gross receipts of the Christian Crusade have been estimated at in 1957 000 in 1960 million in 1961 McCarthyism to the extent that it was a movement at all was a grass roots movement blanket ing the country Organized anti Communisrri seems still to be perhaps in Los Angeles and Texas But it is spreading Organized antiCommunism ap pears to have considerable com mercial appeal The Richfield Oil Co recently sponsored a three hour rally Hollywoods Answer to Communism over a TV net work of 35 stations in six Western steps in the OAS Council to iso late Cuba from the interAmeri can family Argentine Foreign Minister Miguel Carcano reportedly was forced to resign by the military In Brazil and Mexico the two other major powers in the soft six bloc reaction was mixed with some expressions of anxiety over the outcome of the confer ence Some observers in Mexico feared the 20nation condemnation of Cuban communism would spur leftist agitation in that country Brazilian newspapers were over whelmingly in favor of the con demnation of CuBarf communism but differed bijBrazils refusal to support expulsion iof Havana from hemispheric councils V1 There was a general expecta tion of leftist pressure against the 13 LatinAmerican governments which joined the United States in voting the expulsion move It was widely believed that the Castroist Communist combihek would step up of those govern ments both for revenge and to exploit the continental nervous ness resulting from the 10 days of dispute L The conference wound v up states Technicolor and Schick Safety Razor Co will sponsor local television coverage KTVU of the Oakland school Indeed according to Broadcast ing Communism hassuddenly emerged as the hottest new pro gram subject in television Mc Carthy occasionally received free network time but never if memory serves was he spon sored Finally McCarthy limited him self pretty much to attacks on alleged Communists and homo sexuals SAME Oeptrtment Ftfurej BUck Traffic DeiUi in 24 Hours million more in direct handouts WASHINGTON President Kennedy calle Thursday for a expansion of permanen federal welfare outlays with a shift in emphasis fo doling out relief checks to the rebuilding of wrecke lives and careers The remedies will not come cheaply but in the long ru they will save mony Kennedy said in a special message t permanent extension of the oneyear program t aid dependent children of the jobless more spending on rehabih tation work increased grants for child welfare added funds fo day care of children o working mothers and remova or reduction of residence re quirements for relief The President slapped at dras tic local efforts to slash relie rolls without directly naming th instance which has stirred nation al controversy that of Newbureh NY The message said Commun ties which whateve to save mon ey through ruthless and arbitraij cutbacks in their welfare rolls have found their efforts to littl avail The root problem re mained By contrast Kennedy said communities which have triec the rehabilitative road for relie clients have fared better Fami lies have been restored to sell reliance and relief rolls hav been reduced This approach can be furthered he said if Congress will enac broadrevisions ofHealtb Education and Welfare make federal aid grants to ntatch stat welfare outlays The special message said by officials to be the first in history devoted solely to welfare prob lems will be followed by two more messages on programs ad ministered by the lealth care for the aged undeV Social Security and federal aid to education The program outlined Thursday vould represent the most sweep ng overhaul of federal relief echniques since the aid program vas started in the depression o he 1930s Its recommendations included North lowt Variable cloudiness through Friday Chance o light snow north Friday morning Lows Thursday night zero to 10 above Not so cold Friday highs 2532 Iowa Mostly cloudy through Friday with occasional light snow extreme northwesl Thursday nightLows Thurs day night near zero northeast to 1520 southwest Warmer west and central Friday high 3540 west to near 30 east Further outlook Partly cloudy and slightly warmer Saturday Growing light snow warmer Bighs Friday around 30 GlobeGazette weather up to S a m Maximum Minimum Precipitation At 8L m Sunrise Sunset YEAR AGO Maximum Minimum data 32 10 snow 9 32 7 Says Molotov has heart condition MOSCOW AP Usually well nformed sources said Thursday that V M Molotov publicly de nounced former foreign minister s in a hospital suffering from a leart attack A Foreign Office press spokes nan declined to confirm or deny he report saying it was of no wlitical importance He said he knew nothing of he Extending permanently the program for aid to the dependent children o he unemployed Enacted as an emergency recession measure ast year it is due to expire June 30 Increasing the federal share rom onehalf to threefourths of the costs of rehabilitation and so nw nong o e omu case The report from the usually servces wthout changing dpllarfordollar matching ol veilinformed source said Molotov md been in the hospital for about 0 days but that his condition was not dangerous ensays dfJFKVbid Wednesday night a show of unanimity AgainstCastro as 20 of the 21 nations at the conference signed the historic document foi the Cuban re gime for going over to commu nism and aligning itself with the Soviet blocv On the inside Editorials Page 4 If President Kennedy wanted a the Cabinet Rocke feller told ah airport news confer encewhjrdid hehave to create a new DES MOINES Nel son A Rockefeller of New York said Thursday President Ken nedys proposal to create a new urban affairs is being used as a smoke screen governor ar gress News 789 States fiyeu here by jet to address a GOP fund raising dinner Thurs day night President Kennedy h a s an nounced that the new urban af fairs post would go to Robert C Weaver a Negro who presently heads the and home fi nance agency The reorganization proposal now is pending in Con Sports North Iowa News Latest Markets 14 Mason City News His Clear Lake News J6 Transit Schedule 18 can meet their own 11 11 t 1IICI1 UWU 1112 i problems on urban affairs Rock efeller said The states should give leadership in this matter I dont think a department should be set up in Washington to bypass the The New York chief executive was met by a host of Iowa digni taries including GOP Gov Nor man Erbe and other party offi cials Rockefeller described the ad ministrations vproposed farm pro gram as another attempt to co erce thefarmer Asked about his political plans Rockefeller replied My only po litical objective is being reelected governor1 in 1964 mentioned as a possible Republican candidate for president in 1964 answered a bar rage of questions from newsmen and generally was critical of the Kennedy administration Rockefeller said the administra tions proposed farm program aimed at ending the nations chronic agricultural surplus prob lems by applying sweeping con trols to farm marketing and land use can have a tremendous im pact on the Joss of freedom of farmers The Kennedy administration he added is trying to coerce the farmer both on the acreage pro gram and on the milk allotment states outlays for routine cleri cal and administrative work This would cost the Treasury perhap million Boosting the ceiling on federal grants for child wel fare services million in fis cal 1963 and then gradually to million by 1969 Earmarking million next year and million a year there after for aid in starting local pro grams of day care for the chil dren of working mothers Permitting states to operate with federal financial help com munity work projects and training projects for unemployed men and women on the relief rolls Federal funds would be given Kennedy said only if the work projects serve a useful public purpose do not displace regular employes do not undercut prevailing wages and working conditions and are accompanied by basic health and safety protections Relieving an acute shortage of trained welfare workers by in creasing the federal support for state training programs Forbidding any state which re ceives federal funds to require more one years residence as a condition of eligibility for welfare aid PORTUGAL UNREST OPORTO Portugal UPI Police opened up with guns and water hoses Thursday to break up a demonstration by several thousand persons shouting and the name of exiled opposition leader Humberto Del gado RUSSIANS AT NEWS CONFERENCE Kennedy answers a ques tion during his news conference top Hes flanked by a tubeshaped microphone used to pick up reporters questions and Pierre Salinger his Photofax press secretary Among the interested spectators were Alexi Adzhubei bot tom photo soninlaw of Soviet Premier Khrushchev From left Mrs Adzhubei Georgi Bolshakov sian editor and Mrs Salinger unauthorized Operations of the Northwestern Bel Telephone Co in Mason City returned to normal at 10 pm Vednesday after the ending of a vildcat strike by the equipment nstallers union members em Joyed by Western Electric Co Crash fataPto 11 blamed on fog Calif UPI A reight train thundering through a dense fog that has blanketed Californias central valley for three days smashed at 60 mph into a farm labor bus Wednesday night and killed all 11 men aboard Visibility at the crossing was only about 0 feet because of the fog which las also caused at least 20 other raffic deaths this week Operators and other employe of Northwestern Bell Wednesday refused to cross picket lines se up by the installers at noon Con sequently about 10 supervisor employes manned the long dis tance switchboards during kth late afternoon and early evening By the time the operators wer due for the 10 pm night shift they had been informed by thei union that the strike was unau thorized by the Internationa Communications Workers o America and that the operator were to ignore the picket lines Nineteen installers working i Mason City walked off the jo at am Wednesday togethe with other members of Loca 7290 CWA in five midwes states They set up picket lines at noon but withdrew them Thurs News in a nutshell FROM OUR WIRE SERVICES Nikitas kin sees Harriman Alexei I Adzhubei Nikita Khrushchevs soninlaw had an unannounced meet ingwith secretary of state Averell Harri man who is primarily 6r trying tb set tle the Laos crisis He had1 cryptically Hold reporters earlier that a U SSoviet agreement on Laos may come very soon3 o Watchdog for CIA WASHINGTON New pressure for a congres sional watchdog committee to supervise the Central Intelligence Agency was predicted following approval of John A McCtine as its director Dutch to free captives UNITED NATIONS The Netherlands has agreed to release 52 Indonesian prisoners captured in theJan 15 naval clash off West New Guinea Byrd favors materials probe WASHINGTON Sen Harry F Byrd DVa embraced a Republican proposal that he take over an investigation of the nations strategic materials stockpiling program which President Kennedy said would be conducted by another groupByrds dec laration of willingness raised the possibility that two rival investigations might result Discuss Berlin again Ambassador Llewellyn Thompson and Soviet Foreign Minister Andrei A Gromyko spent two hours and five minutes in conference try ing to arrange for negotiations on the difficult Ber the Foreign Office after his third talk with Gromyko on this subject Thompson declined to give any information day morning when other em ployes ignoredthem Thestrikers slowiy began to return their jobs at Mason City and 35 of her points inIowa But elsewhere in the Midwest the walkoutswere spreading Em ployes were out in Omaha Sioux Falls and Rapid City SD and MinneapolisSt Paul The only picketing under way was at Min neapolis The crux of the dispute cen tered on a wage reopening clause in a threeyear contract with Western Electric which has two years to run The union has de manded increases but negotia tions have been stalemated The contract covers some 16 000 workers in 43 states includ ing 300 to 350 in Iowa Stevan Watson Iowa chief steward for Local 7290 said the picket lines were recalled be cause D K Gordan Omaha District 7 director hadordered locals representing operators and other employes of North western Bell to cross the picket lines Gordan saidthe strike by Lo cal 7290 was not authorized by the internationalCWA However Watson said we of ocal 7290 believe we should laveanternational CWA support or this just cause this time we are removing these Jicket lines but the members nvolved are not returning to work We are awaiting action by the CWA international ex ecutive committee under the di of Joseph W Beirne VVA president Beirne has called a meeting of the executive board in Wash ngton Friday to discuss the tattts of negotiations and the question of strike authority The union is asking revised and higher escalation of wages and elimination of some geo graphic differentials Western Electric said it has offered in tallers increases of 5 to 10 ents an hour and job clerks raises ranging from to 275 a week Installers now average n hour with merit rates rang ng as high as an hour ob clerks average a veek while merit rates go up o a week DIES AT 90 LOCUST VALLEY NY Irs Henry P Davison 90 ctiyc in Red Cross work and pioneer in the international xchange of college students icd Wednesday ;