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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - January 19, 1962, Mason City, Iowa j North Iowas Daily Newspapei Edittd for Hit CITY GLOBE VOL 100 The newspaper Presi United Press Full that makes all North lowans MASON CITY IOWA FRIDAY JANUARY 19 W2 neighbors CopyTW HOME EDITION coasts of Two SectionsSection On Counterrevolution minican hailed in Europes richest to I get richer Kruppcant find buyer By RICHARD SPONG GlobeGazette Editorial Research Bureau WASHINGTONPerhaps the richest man in Europe is almosl certain to get richer He is not a British press lord nor a Greek shipping magnate nor an Italian automobile manufactur er As recently as U years ago he was in prison as a war crim inal His full name is Alfried Krupp Von Bohlen Und Halbach The world knows him to the extent that it knows him at all as Al fried Krupp This heir of Germanys can non a former playboy but now both energetic in busi ness and reserved socially has won three extensions of an order to sell Ms huge Rheinhausen Steel Works and other steel and coal holdings He has applied for still more time His reason is that he cannot find a poten tial German buyer with enough inoney Western officials are inclined to agree And they believe that to sell to a foreign buyer would tend to theWest Ger man economy Chancellor Ade nauer himself is in favor of dropping the order Krupps industrial fate is in the hands of a sevenman inter national commission The chair man is a Swiss three members are from West Germany and one member each serves from the United States Great Britain and France After World War II an Ameri can war crimes court convicted Krupp standing trial for his ailing father of using slave la bor and of exploiting occupied territory He was sentenced to 12 years in prison AH the Krupp properties were confiscated The Krupp industrial empire was to be broken up so that it could not ever again serve as a source of German war strength But in January 1951 Krupp was released from prison and his property was restored U S High Commissioner John J Mc Cioy said that his punishment had been generally repugnant to American concepts of jus tice In return Krupp pledged never io manufacture munitions again And he was to divest himself of coal and steel operations with some exceptions originally by Jan 31 1959 The most recent extension of one year was an nounced last Jan 23 Immediately after being freed Krupp began rebuilding his bombed and ruined plants and mines and creating another and new industrial kingdom Krupp by 1755 had collected oO companies in West Germany alone with a turnover in 1954 of million He expanded the familys export activities and now builds complete manufac turing plants abroad The Allied leniency with Krupp has been unusual After World War II seven vast con cerns were ordered to get out of the coal and steel business Four complied fully and two others in most details When in dustries controlled by the gov ernment were sold to the public great care was taken to see that the number of shares issued to an individual subscriber was limited and only people in rela tively low income brackets were allowed to subscribe It is likely that the commis sion will extend but not dvop the order against theonelime Mer chant of Death As one German expert in the US State Depart ment puts it no one wants to let Krupp completely off the least not yet STROLLING QUEENS Visiting Queen Denmark and Queen Sirikit of Thailand pro tect themselves from the sun with parasols as they stroll together during a visit to historic Ayudhya rhailand this week Ayudhya 42 miles north of Bangkok once was the royal capital Queen Ingrid is Msitmg Thailand with King Frederik of Denmark News in a nutshell FROM OUR WIRE SERVICES Warns of WASHINGTON Sen Albert Gores hint that a presidential veto might be awaiting the Du Bont General Motors bill sharpened the dispute over the pending Senate measure Gore who opposes the pres ent form of the legislation said there was a big question mark whether the president would approve the measure if it passed as expected next week 8day strike ends NEW YORK The citys S125billionayear construction industry was booming again after an eightday strike by union electricians who won a basic livehour day The strike involving 9000 electricians was settled Thursday night Delays return of troops PARIS President Charles de Gaulle post poned the promised return of two French divisions Algeria in an effort to quell the wave of anarchy and bloodshedthreatening to swamp that North Af rican territory New influenza outbreaks Federal Communicable Disease Center reportedthat influenza outbreaks currently span the United States in an arc extending from the west coast to Miami Fla CDC said deaths from rn iluenza and pneumonia in 108 major TJ S cities were above expected levels for the second week It said the weekly average of 563 deaths for tne last four weeks was 11 percent above expected butlessthan the 17 per cent increase during the 1960 epidemic Kennedy visits Thant NEW YORK President Kennedy flew here for his first face to face meeting with United Nations Secretary General Thant US wi11 proceed with aid program WASHINGTON UP Officials said Friday the government newly returned to power in the Dominican Republic has readymade USrecognition and will get full diplomatic and economic support from this country Work was resumed at the State Department and in the Development on an aid program de signed to bolster the Dominican economy Plans wew made to clear away the last barriers of re itionnf nnrm Kiping out finally tli US shot to moon a month CAPE CANAVERAL Fla AP United States attempt to rock et a payload to the moon sched uled for next Monday was post poned Friday for atleast a month because of technical troubles with the Atlas booster rocket A brief statement said The Ranger 3 lunar launching scheduledfor January has been postjporied due to technical diffi culties in the launch vehicle boost er No new launch date has been set The Ranger 3 firing was one of three major US space efforts scheduled from Cape Canaveral next week The others are the at tempt to send astronaut John H Glenn Jr into orbit about the earth and to orbit five satellites witha single rocket Space scientists had a 5day period starting Monday in which to launch Ranger 3 In this time the moon will be in a favorable position some 235000 miles away The trouble in the Atlas boost er not disclosed is such that it could not be corrected in time to achieve launching in this period Thv next optimum period begins about Feb 20 Ranger 3 is intendedto take a 66hour trip to the moon relaying closeup television pictures and then landing an instrument pack age to measure moonquakes and meteor hits the late dictator Rafael L Trujillo Administration officials were ob viously delighted at the speec with which the junta dominatec by Gen Pedro Rodriguez Echa varna was overthrown fhursda night The development cami with stunning suddenness 48 hour after the Dominican air force chiefs handpicked group had tak en power upon the resignation Tuesday night of President Joa quin Balaguer We consider that what has oc curred now is a resumption o constitutional government in the Dominican one official said In the State Department the decision was to forget about the two days they were out of power and simply continue with the rec ogrution previously accorded Tha means a renewal of normal diplo matic relations whereas the de partment had threatened to denj stronger gesture than breaking of diplomatic if Echavarria established a mfli tary dictatorship The would be strong man was overthrown officials said because he clearly had no base of popular support had little if any strong backing among the military lead ers and even lacked effective sup port among the countrys top pout ical leaders Rafael Bonnelly new presi dent named to succeed Balaguer s leader of the National Civic Union a political organization re garded by US officials as the main hope for development o democracy in the nation which suffered for 30 years under Tru Jilio dictatorship As former vice president under Balaguer Bonnelly succeeds nor mally to the presidency upon Bal aguers resignation Washington officials said so that no constitu ional question arises The new overturn exceeded even he best hopes that had been privately earlier this week by US officials Dominicans exulted wildly over restoration of civilian gov ernment People hugged each stores reopened and a carnival air reigned in celebra tion Another mission under attack LEOPO L D VIL L E Congo UPI Roman Catholic mission and college housing 15 priests and nuns is under at tack by Congolese roops in northern Katanga the United Nations announced Friday The marauding troops were believed accompanied by members of an antiwhite antiCatholic sect practicing witchcraft The UNs Congo representa live ordered troops to the res cue of the besieged mission aries A United Nations spokesman also announced the arrest of Col Joseph Pakassa command er of the forces believed jsible for the massacre of 19 missionaries at Kongolo on New Years Day Fiveday Iowa Temperatures will average 10 to 20 degrees below normal Saturday through next Wednesday Normal highs are from 25 to 32 and normal lows from 5 to 15 degrees It wont be quite so cold Sunday and Monday but turning colder again by Wednesday Precipitation will average 10 to 25 of an inch m snow Sunday and Monday North Jowa Occasional snow Friday night lows 10 to 15 be low Considerable cloudiness Saturday highs near zero Iowa Considerable cloudiness through Snowend ing east Fridaynight lows to ISJbelowt Highs Saturday near zero north 5 to 10 above south ly cloudy Sunday not quite so cold Minnesota Clearing continued cold Highs Saturday zero to 10 below Globe Gazette weather data up to 8 a m Friday Maximum Minimum At 8 am Precipitation Sunrise Sunset YEAR AGO Maximum Minimum snow 27 12 JUSTICE RESIGNS ST PAUL Jus ice Roger Dell of the Minnesota Supreme Court resigned Friday 3e said he probably would re turn to private law practice harbor as the r T r top the zero mark Asked why they re refresh themselves between dips plied Adventure through a hole in the ice in Buffalo N Kansas Missouri hit hardest by blizzard t Bj THE A massive snow stormplodde across the Midwest toward th Ohio River Valley and the south eastern states Friday It piled up recordbreakin amounts of snow in eastern Kan western are s taken a heavypbundin all winter It also caused fiv deaths A wave ifas expected t thrust the Midwe On the inside Editorials Page 4 Comics 5 Society News 67 Mason City News 89 Latest Markets 9 North Iowa News 10 CubGazette 15 Clear Lake News 16 TV Guide Pullout section SPY CHARGES MOSCOW IS The Trade Union paper Trud accused Is raeli diplomats Friday of spy ing on the Soviet Union for the US Central Intelligence Agency and using synagogues as contact centers day The Weather Bureau said SAME Department Firurej White FUj Means No Death In 24 Roars ENTERS MINE IN SEARCH FOR BOYS Reid Glearfield Pa a federal mine inspector is low ered into 35footdeep hole bored into abandoned clay mine near Clearfield Pa as search continues for two bojs missing since Sunday and believed trapped in the mine At upper right is bit of huge drill used to bore hole 36 inches wide in aCii effort to gel behind tunnel cayein which had halted search efforts More than 200 persons working in shifts have labored day and night searching for missing boys Larry Husted 10 WestDecatur Pa and Westley Lowe 13 Mor gan Run Pa 1 behind the snowfall Saturday dropping temperatures to below zero m Kansas and Missouri and brag nearzero readings into Okla homa parts oE Texas Arkansas and southern Missouri There also was danger of heavy drifting in eastern Kansas and in northwestern Missouri The prospects caused scores of schools in the KansasMissouri snow belt to remain closed Most school children depend on buses and officials were reluctant to ex pose them to the dangers of be coming trapped m snowdrifts All public schools in Wichita and Kan sas City were closed Wichita in south central Kan sas measured 15 inches of new mow through Thursday night on if Snow joins cold wave across Iowa More than three inches of new ihow was dumped on some sec ions of Iowa early Thursday and ight snow was expectedto con inue over the state throughout the the now would move eastward out ol he state Friday night Ottumwareported three inches f snow leaving atotalof 13 inch es on the ground there Des loines Council Bluffs and Lenox ad more than two inches of snow ind one inch was reported early n the day at Spencer Davenport Sioux City and Burlington Mason City had a halfinch Several schools in southwest owa wereclosed because of the snow Lenox Mount iyr and East Union L were among he schoblsthaf dismissed classes The extreme cold weather thal as Kept Iowa locked in an icy rip for several days continued ridaywith temperatures gener illy around zero Lows early Friday ranged from below zero at Spencer to 2 bove zero at Davenport and Bur mgton Afternoon highs were expected o vary from 5 below to 5 above svith Friday nights forecast call ng for lows ranging from 5 below n the south to 15 below in the orth Saturdays forecast called for more extremely cold weather vith slightly higher temperatures redicted for Sunday and Monday However temperatures are ex pected to average 10 to 20 degrees below normal for the next five ays CHURCHMAN DIES WASHINGTON UP The Rev 3r Owen A Troy 62 a world fficial of the SeventhDay Ad top of 2 inches of old snow Tha previous record was 12 inches on the ground m Wichita March 9 1909 Kansas City had 14 inches of new snow and a total cover of 21 inches The city has had 30 inches this month 8 inches more than any previous January Since Dec 8 Kansas City has had 47 inches of snow Only one highway a state road between Cottonwood Falls and the Butler County une was closed in Kansas All Missouri roads were open Snow sleet and rain also hit most all other sections of tha country but the weather was not as blustery as in the Lowei Mis souri Valley Cold weather clung to broad areas from the Midwest into tha Northeast with subzero tempera ures m most northern areas in cluding 30 m Bozeman and Dtum mond Mont Temperatures gener ally were below normal over the major part of the country as the cold spell showed no indication of a general immediate break Heavy show fell in Ciarksville Tenn and two to five inches was indicated for the northern mid state area Sleet and rain fell in other sections Freezing rain and rain pelted much of Georgia Light snow fell in Kentucky across wide sections of the Mid west the central Rockies the cen tral Plateau region Oregon and Northern California Flurries dot ted the North Atlantic States Warmestweather again was m the Florida Peninsula with read ings in the 60s with 69 in Miami and 71 in Key West and Home stead MASS vAcciNATioNS KARACHI Pakistan UPI The Pakistani army medical corps said Friday more than 1500000 persons have been vac cinated in Karachi in a drive to end the smallpox epidemic which has kilted 265 persons since November ONtYW NEWSPAPER ONLY THE NEWSPAPER has sucha wealth of top stor ies pictures feature columns editorials market reports and sport news Not just a five minute summary but all i news for you to absorb at enlist Church died Thursday your pleasure and at your own fter a long illness pact ;