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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - November 26, 1962, Mason City, Iowa North Iowas Daily Newspaper Edfed for tit MASON CITY GLOBEGAZETTE VOL 107 The newspaper Pret ml United Prtw InUnutloiuJ FuU Wire HOME EDITION that makes ail North lowons neighbors MASON CITY IOWA MONDAY NOVEMBER 26 W2 UOc ConsUU of Two No One Mans Opinion A R4dio Commentary By W EARL HALL GlobeGo xette Editor BROADCAST SCHEDULE KGIX J300 WOI Amet pm Su am Tues English is becoming the No 1 tongue WORLD IS FILLED with a multiplicity of lan guages If we include identifi able dialects in the count the total would run into the thou sands India alone would have several hundred to include in the list Tiny little Togoland in West Africa has more than 40 Often a mountain range or a river is a dividing line for dialects Its almost compulsory to ob serve at this point that with such a Babel of tongues its no wonder that the world is having so much trouble arriving at a goal of peace and understand ing The wonder of it all is that things arent worse than they are Prompted by the obvious need for an auxiliary language if not a universal top language a Russian by the name of Dr L Zamenhof back in 1887 con maybe invented would be a better word a syn thetic language which he gave the euphonious name of Esper anto which is drawn from the Spanish word for hope Esper anza Esperanto is based on the commonest words to be found in the most important European languages Sounds peculiar to any particular language were avoided The spelling was whol ly phoneticand the or stress if you al ways placed on the next to the lastsyllable of words with three syllables or more Through the 85 years since that universal language was given to the world there has been an earnest and highly in telligent international organiza tion of volunteers working with all its might and main to pop ularize and spread Esperanto On an occasion or two in an editorial or a commentary have expressed some doub whether Esperanto had got past first base on this ambitious ob jective Each time defenders of the faith have seemed to rise up out of the soil on all hands to set me right In this chat with you I may make a number of other mis takes But believe me Im not going to say anything that by any stretch of the imagination could be interpreted as dis paraging the progress or the status of Esperanto that I dont know Esperanto and that I know of nobody else who does I am willing to con cede as a matter of staving off arguments is a reflection on me and the people with whom I associate With that explained I am ready to move on to my ncxt point which is that Eng on its own merits or by sheer is coming to fill the role once con ceived for Esperanto A writer in the National Geo graphic recently commented on this fact in what to me was a most interesting and inform ative article sHe began by pointing out that when Greek tourists Russian sailors and German businessmen haggle the merchants of Yoko hama the transactions are almost sure to be in English This was by way of introduc ing the somewhat sweeping generalization that no other language has served as great a variety of needs or come closer to the mythical goal of a world tongue It has become the language of civil aviation and half the worlds news papers and scientific journals are published in English The adaptable language it observed has even touched the stoneage inno cents of New Guinea A tribes man sampling the amenities of civilization instructs a barber to cut im grass belong head belong me1 That doesnt make sense to me but the mes1 sage apparently gets through to the barber and thats al that counts According to the best of eclu Turn to 2 Please CONGRATULATIONS TO TROOPS President Kennedy inspects the line of 1st Armored Division on a visit to Ft Stewart Ga Kennedy made the first of four stops at key posts in t h e recent military Pholofax buildup stirred by Soviet missiles in Cuba It was his way of saying thanks to all of the men involved in the show of strength Stories 4Hers back from Chicago have plenty of em By CHARLES W WALK GlobeGazette Farm Editor CHICAGO 111 The 200 North lowans who visited Chi cago over the weekend on the Mason CityNorth Iowa Fair youth award trip were back in school Monday with enough stories about their threeday sojourn to keep their friends entertained for a month To realize the success of this years trip a person only had to listen to the youngsters as they sat around the lobby of the PickCongress Hotel Sun clay afternoon waiting for the start of their return home On the way to Chicago Thursday he conversation of the youths had dealt with things at schools farms or boy and girl friends These things were missing in the conversations of most of the youths as they prepared to go home Sunday the conversations dealt with the view from the top of the Prudential Building the 510000 bill they saw at the Federal Reserve Bank the ice review they attended at the Conrad Hilton Hotel etc Or in other words the con versations were about things the youths had done in Chi cago Not all the conversations were about pleasant memories of the Windy City In fact more than one conversation was interrupted by a groan as one of the youngsters remem bered paying for a loop movie or another who recalled paying for cold lobster at a fashionable restaurant These groans of unpleasant memories w c r c however more than drowned by the laughter provoked by memo ries of the most worthwhile and humorous events Sunday was the quiet day of the North lowans visit Most of the youngsters attended church in the morning and then packed talked or went sightseeing in the afternoon The Cerro Gordo County dele gation took in the Natural History Museum in the after noon Other county groups vis ited the Adler Planetarium and the Shedd Aquarium The North lowans also had a pleasant experience at lunch Sunday The Iowa delegatiop to the 41st National 4H Ghib Congress which opened Sun day ate at the PickCongress Some of the Iowa delegates were familiar to the North lowans since seven come from the area These seven include Pam Sang Mason City daugh ter of Mr and Mrs Harlan Saug Neilan Hanson 18 Dows was one of 32 to receive college scholarships He placed second in judging SAME Department Figures Means Traffic Death in Past Zt Hours Brazilian air crash latest in a series OUK WTKE SERVICES in flight N Terror in the chapel FOLSOM Calif Three convicts temporarily turned chapel services at Folsom State Prison into a scene of death and terror Brandishing prisonmade weapons they took over the service being conducted by the Rev Mapes and a 15man choir from Sacra mentos Bethei Temple a Protestant church They fatally stabbed a worshiping prisoner who tried to cut short their futile escape plot Recount in South Dakota PIERRE S D A recount has begun in one of the closest elections in South Dakota the U S Senate With county canvasses complete in all but two counties Democrat George McGovern held a 326vote lead over Sen Joe Bottum Studies action against colleges DALLAS Tex A powerful organization of Southern educators began closeddoor hearings that will decide the academic future of eight state colleges and universities in Mississippi At issue is the charge of political interference with the administration of the University of Mississippi when Negro James H Meredith was enrolled in the then allwhite insti tution in October The most likely decision to be an nounced Wednesday morning A period of strict pro bation More money for RS7Q WASHINGTON The RS70 reconnaissance strike bomber a focus of a billion controversy tor almost a decade is getting a shot in the arm Ihe new money will be used for development work on the highly complex radar and other units in tended for the planes reconnaissance missions SAO PAULO A BraCessna aircraft carrying three zilian VASP Airlines transportpersons with 23 persons aboard crashed All 26 persons involved were about 65 miles east of here Monkilled instantly the Brazilian day after apparently colliding air forces search and rescue service reported The wreckage of the two air craft was found near Paraibuna a small city of about 2000 in habitants on a straight line from Sao Paulo to Rio One of the Ihrec dead in Ihe Cessna was a woman On the inside Editorials Page 4 News Quiz 5 Clear Lake News 7 Society News 1011 Sports 1314 Latest Markets Mason City News 1617 Comics g North Iowa News 24 ews in a nutshell FROM OUR WIRE SERVICES 8 Amishmen in jail for second day INDEPENDENCE AP For the first time inthe memory of authorities here Amishmen are in jail Eight bearded men Monday were sitting out the second of three days in the county jail they chose rather than pay fines for failure tosend their children to staleapproved schools The quiet farmers who live as their forefathers and contend they want merely to be left alone had only one request Sunday They asked to be allowed to go for a walk to stretch liieir legs unused to cramped quarters Tne request was denied by Jus tice of the Peace Joseph Kooppel who sentenced the men last Sat urday If they want out they can pay heir fines and go home for good Koeppel said The men accepted their sen tences with a shrug and walked quietly into the jail The conflict centers on whether the small Amish community north of here in northeast Iowa must hire statecertified teachers The two Amish schools which have 37 pupils are now taught by teach ers with eightgrade educations The Amish contend only an eighthgrade education is needed Verification is major block in di sarm confab Castro in an offer to deal HAVANA AP The Castro government offered Monday to al low inspection of Soviet withdraw al of offensive weapons from Cuba if the United Nations confirms dis mantling of bases from which counterrevolutionaries are oper ating against the Castro regime The government also repeated that Prime Minister Fidel Cas tros fivepoint package including US abandonment of the Guan tanamo naval base remains in dispensable to a true and defin itive solution of the crisis The government issued the statement as Soviet First Deputy Premier Anastas 1 Mikoyan pre pared to return to New York from Havana Monday The Soviet Union has said it already has withdrawn 42 missiles and has promised to pull out about 30 jet bombers that can carry nuclear bombs The United States has lifted the naval blockade it imposed in Octoberwhen the Soviet offen sive weapons were discovered in Cuba but Castro has continued to refuse to admit international inspectors to verify the Soviet actions Castro originally had rejected North Iowa Increasing cloudi ness and warmer Monday night lows in upper 30s Mostly cloudy Tuesday highs in the 50s owa Increasing cloudiness and warmer Monday night lows in the 30s north to the 40s south Mostly cloudy Tues day with occasional light rain or drizzle southeast and exe treme south highs in the 50s Negotiation resumed at Geneva FROM OUR WIRE SERVICES GENEVA The global dis armament discussions renewed here Monday are expected to over verification the point at issue in the at all offer i ouuiil 1115113 m LllC OUS j Further outlook Partly y around territory to clmirlv anrt mnfinnnH miM pollCG a nuclear test ban nrob cloudy and Wednesday continued mild s e Minnesota Partly cloudy light United States finds it unaccept rain Continued Tuesday in 50s up to 8 am Monday Maximum 52 Minimum 20 Sunrise 7 19 Sunset GlobeGazette weather data up to 8 am Sunday Maximum 43 Minimum 17 Finally gets a deer on his way home any foreign inspection on Cuban SLUE EARTH Minn W soil Then Khrushchev sent Miko yan to talk with him and Castro began to speak of opposition to unilateral inspection Sources at the United Nations said the Cubans and Soviets in discus sions of a SovietCuban proposal for settling the Cuban crisis were talking of inspection on a basis of reciprocity to check man who spen an unsuccessful week trying to hunt deer wound up with one of the animals draped over the front of his car Sunday night Stanley Maschino struck and killed a buck deer near Blue Earth while returning from a weekend Irip to Iowa Maschino told authorities the deer jumped in front of his car and he didnt 111 iivmt ui JUS CrtT on all aspects of any settlementjhave lime to stop Look out for China Wallace tells Russ Thr VASP ahlino nri IQ education is needed I as part for the S120 a month thn shuttle service provided by zilian Airlines between Rio and Sao Paulo The crash was the latest in a scries of commercial airline disasters around the world that have claimed 165 lives Mariner sets radio transmission mark WASHINGTON U5VMariner II has established a longdistance communication record beaming a strong radio report to earth from 225 million miles out in space The mark was set Sun day as the 447pound space probe continued its flight toward the planet Venus which it will skim past on Dec 14 The dis tance was slightly greater than that of the last signal received from the Pioneer V space probe on June 26 I960 RIDGEPIELD Conn un Russia is gradually begin ning to realize that a poverty stricken hungry China ex panding at the rate of 15 to 20 million persons a year pos es a serious threat to herself says former Vice President Henry A Wallace In one of his few public ap pearances since his unsuccess ful race for the presidency on the Progressive party ticket in 1944 Wallace said Russia starting to recognize her 1 us selfinterest in rela for the a month Ihc tions with her Communist teachers get partner Slowly she realizes that once China dominates India and southeast Asia Wallace said the next target will be Afghanistan and Si beria Slowly Russia realizes that communism is merely a weap on in hands of Chinese nationalism of a very militant sort with its roots in hunger and very inefficient agricul ture Wallace who now lives quietly on a farm in nearby South Salem addressed a communion breakfast of St Stephens Episcopal Church of which he it a member Russias scheme for sowing black boxes of ably will be considered But as it now stands the it would deny any independent mcnt were observing it President Kennedy expressed the hope Monday that the new round of EastWest clisarma ment negotiations will end the upward spiral of weapons com petition The President in a statement read at the reopening of the 17 nation conference said the talks should give priority to ending nuclear weapons tests once and for all A moment may be at hand to initiate the beginning of the end of the upward spiral of weapons competition the Pres ident said Kennedy noted that the United states has completed a recent scries of atmospheric nuclear tests There is hope he said that the Soviet Union will con chide its test scries soon and Uus suggests that the time may be ripe for a real start toward halting the arms spiral Apparently with the Cuban crisis primarily in mind the President said that crucial de velopments within recent weeks confirmed the need and urgency of the task before the Geneva conference The only measure he specifi cally mentioned in this connec tion however w a s a nuclear test ban Resumption of the conference was expected to show whether lie Cuban crisis and the India Juna border war has pushed any of the eight nonaligned members of the conference to ward the Wests position of in sistancc on disarmament in fection ENOUGH FOR THEIR OWN F have what amounts to their own club Ihey get together for a gabfesl once a 05 Front to hack Annette Graingei Ocia Love Novelle Hither Effie Kirch gussner Clara Herman Zula Engledow and Gladys Herman Record toll over holiday T TIIK ASSOCUTKH 1RKSS The nations traffic deaths over he extended Thanksgiving week end passed the 500 mark Monday the highest for the holiday period since 1958 The highway death toll from S pm Wednesday to midnight Sun lay local time was 505 Belated reports were expected to boost he total In other violent deaths 48 per sons lost their lives in fires and 50 others were killed in miscel aneous accidents The overall to of 703 also was a record for Thanksgiving since 958 the first year of he accidental deaths the hoi day Kilroy Was Here author is dead BOSTON UPI James J Kilroy 60 Halifax Mass re putedly the man originated he famous World War II sloqan Kilroy Was Here died at a AP rhotofa Jhospital Saturday night after a fand grandchildren jonpjllncss former Boston citv al V councilor and Massachusetts stale representative coined the phrase while inspecting tanks shipyard the Fore River in the war ;