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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - October 5, 1957, Mason City, Iowa North Iowas Daily Newspaper Edited for the Home MASON CITY GLOBEGAZETT T U V u r us THE NEWSPAPER THAT M K E S ALL NORTH I E OWANS NEIGHBORS I Associated Press and United Press Full Lease Wires Seven Cents a Copy MASON CITY IOWA SATURDAY OCTOBER 5 195 Earth Satellite This Paper Consists of Two One No 309 Police to Open Parley City to Be Host to 300 More than 300 law enforce ment officers and their wives are expected to attend the 25th an nual convention of the Iowa State Policemens Assoc and Auxiliary here Monday and Tues day Gov Herschel Loveless and Atty Gen Norman Erbe head the list of state federal and county officials who will ad dress the policemens convention Main speaker for the auxiliary convention will be Mrs Max E Goldman Titonka the Japanese wife of an American minister Welcoming Talks The Monday morning session includes welcoming talks by Mayor George Mendon and Po lice Chief L F Risachcr Ma son City and a address by James A Glasgow supervisory investigator for the District Bu reau of Immigration and Natur alization Both Loveless and Erbe will address the Monday afternoon session They will share the platform with Joseph E Thorn ton special agent in charge of the FBI office at Omaha Sheriff Jerry Allen will deliver the wel come at the afternoon session State Sen William Tate Ma son City will speak at the morn ing session Tuesday County Atty William Pappas Safety Commissioner Russel I Brown and Tillman A Thompson chtel of the State Bureau of Criminal Investigation all will speak at the afternoon meeting Opening Session Mrs Goldman will address the opening session of the auxiliary convention Monday Monday af ternoon members will tour the State Brand Creamery The election and installation of officers and a tour of the Pub lic Library are scheduled for Tuesday The two groups will join for a Dutch lunch Monday night and a closing ball and banquet Tues day night Another Korean Shot and Killed by U S Guards SEOUL Korea U S Hailed as Success I i Army private on guard duty at Iowa Mostly fair little tempera Camp Casey shot and fatally ture change through Sunday wounded a Korean woman Satur Low Saturday night 4250 day in the second such incident1 Minnesota Fair continued mid World Series Linescore R H 1234 567 89 MADE MEDICAL HISTORY Two geons separated Virginia Kate and Teresa Kay Bunton Mountain City Tenn twins who were born joined at the forehead Now 14monthsold the girls are recover ing and showing all signs of normalcy The operation was the first of its kind where both twins survived Mclntire Woman I Killed in Riceville Irving Wi ner 55 Mclntire was killed Fri day afternoon in a twocar col lision on the Little Cedar road northwest of here Authorities said the headon ac cident took place in front of the Emrie Workman farm Charles Schrode another farmer in the area was one of the first ones at the accident scene He said Mrs Winer was still alive when she was removed from the wreckage but died be fore a doctor arrived Mrs Winer was alone in the car The driver of the other car Wai ter R Harmon 62 Plymouth was not seriously hurt He was treated for cuts and bruises Authorities said Mrs Winers car swerved to the wrong side of the road and struck the Harmon car Funeral arrangements are in complete at the Champion Funer al Home at Osage The Weather Mason City Fair with no impor tant temperature change through Sunday Low Saturday night 4346 High Sunday near 70 in less than a week An Army announcement said the woman was one of a group that cut a hole in a fence and entered a U S Army engineer compound The woman was shot after she ignored the guards warning and attempted to flee Last Thursday a 15 year old Korean youth was shot and killed at Kunchon near Taegu by a U S military policeman One re port said he was tampering with a side tracked freight car but others said he was quite a dis tance from the car Foreign Minister Cho Chung Whan said Saturday the Republic of Korea has filed a verbal pro test with the United States over last Thursdays shooting St Louis Man Is Iowa Traffic Victim HAMLIN V Houston St Louis Mo was killed Satur day when his car hit a bridge rail a mile south of here on High way 71 A passenger Chester B Sullivan of St Joseph Mo was injured in the accident He listed as in satisfactory condition at an Audubon hospital ELVIS GETS REPRIEVE MEMPHIS Tenn V roll fans can breathe easier Saturday Elvis Presleys draft board chairman says the singer who is 1A wont he inducted for some time Reduced quotas will keep Presley out of uniform un til the end of next year at least GlobeGazette weather data up to 8 am Maximum 68 Minimum 40 At 8 am 49 YEAR AGO Maximum 69 Minimum 39 Winds Force Airman to Abandon Attempt at NonStop Mark HOUSTON Tex in trepid Dallas Tex pilot who hoped to wing his way 5638 miles nonstop to a worlds record Fri day was forced to give up on Prince Edward Island off Nova Scotia William Wyatt a blond crew cut 25yearold exMarine flier landed his singleengine ijght Mooney Mark the island to end a Rome flight Wyatt ran into storms and strong headwinds that pushed him and his little plane five hours behind schedule leaving him Facts Figures on Russias Earth Satellite MOSCOW UP Facts and figures of the Soviet earth sat elite inches in diameter pounds miles an hour Estimated life Not more than three weeks Altitude of miles radio transmit ters sending beeps at 20005 and 40002 megacycles strong enough to be picked up by ham operators Visibility Best at sundown and sunset earth once every 1 hour and 35 minutes changing Contents Primarily two ra dio transmitters with allied equipment Iowa Plane Crash Is Fatal to Two CHARITON OF A flight in structor and a girl student were Launching Not a Surprise White House in Comment WASHINGTON UP The White House said Saturday Russias launching of an earth satellite is of great scientific interest and should contribute much to scienti fic knowledge all countries are seeking Press Secretary James C Hag erty limited the White Houses formal comment to that state ment But he said in response to questions that theMaunching did not come as a surprise Asked if this country had any advance information on the Rus sian launching Hagerty replied all he could say was it did not come as a surprise The launching of the Soviet satellite Hagerty said in his for mal comment is of course of great scientific interest It should contribute much to scientific knowledge that all countries are seeking to gain for the world during the International Geophysical Year Sun Plane Angle At Cambridge Mass an as tronomer who declined to be identified said it was obvious the Russians chose the sun plane angle for their earth satellite to preclude observations by scien tists in the free world He said from the position as de termined by radio contacts the satellite was launched at a time and a position that would prevent observation by the Western world In preliminary estimates scien tists said they felt the1 satellite was fired in a westtoeast direc tion Informed that Moscow and reported the Washington baby moon southorbit Smithsonian had was on a northto spokesman for the Astrophysical Ob servatory said computing the or bit by radio reports would be likely to be more accurate On Russian Side Dr Fred L Whipple director of the observatory said the satBY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ellite for the present can be seen only by the Russians or persons in the north and south polar re gions He added that the satellite was launched at a high altitude that carried out the range of the moonwatch stations estab lished in the United States He said reports that the man made moon had been sighted were erroneous that observers probably saw meteors flying aircraft or high scientists announcement The came after they had worked through the night to plot the or bit of the 185pound sphere as it 560 plane they were flying plunged into a field about 300 yards north of a runway at the Chariton Air port Victims of the crash were Lyle and Miss i i jtriiiT n prn i ii 11 r i AC a onehour reserve of fuel in his1 mu Vullties fnr ti AH V The accident occurred about 15 anks for the Atlantic crossing minutes after they took off from The air controller at Gander the airport Sheriff Wayne B said the weather there was nor mal for the North Atlantic at this time of the year and thats too rough for a light plane like his Swanson said the plane went into a spiral turn apparently to pre pare for a landing and other fliers at the airport told him that at mr J i i av ulc OUlUll HUn Thus ended a longplanned effort 200 feet while still to break aviator Bill Odoms 1949 nonstop distance record for light planes in a spiral the craft plummeted nose down ward The bodies of he victims were crushed whizzes around the globe miles out inspace Dr Whipple said the sun ob scures observation of the satel lite in all parts of the world ex cept near the poles In two or three weeks he added the satel lite might change direction and be visible from the earth Sentenced to 7 More Years SREMSKA MITROVICA Yugo slavia Djilas former vice president of Yugoslavia was sentenced Saturday to seven ad ditional years in prison for writ ng hostile propaganda against communism and the Yugoslav government abroad The specific charge against urn Friday arose from publica tion of a book in the United States called The New Class He fold he court he stands by HOW SATELLITE LOOKS This is a Kussian artists conception of how the Soviet Unions earth satellite appears from hundreds of miles up A Soviet scientist said the sphere contained only T Wirephoto radio transmitters and batteries con firming speculation that it is a test model and not a complete scientific laboratory similar to the one the U S plans to launch US May Speed Its Own ManMade Moon Plans WASHINGTON UP Ameri can scientists caught flatfooted by Russias epic launching of the first manmade moon indicated Saturday the United States may speed up its own earth satellite program Leaders of the U S satellite program also said that it appear Russia rocketed its heavy 184 poundsatellite info a globe gir dling orbit with a rocket close to an intercontinental ballistic missle That could mean Russia not only has beaten this country to Iowa Physicists Call Soviet Satellite Feat Remarkable1 Two Iowa remarkable physicists term the Russians of places it in the category military strategy launching of an Dr Frank McDonal3 assist and an astronomer hails the ant Professor of physics at SUI event as a good opportunity for international cooperation Dr Kinsey Anderson re search associate in physics at the State University of Iowa said Friday night after the suc cessful launching of a man made moon was announced that he was impressed by the number of months the Russians beat ais and by the weight of the pay load Anderson said satellites be ing tested by the United States government are many smaller than the 185pound Russian satellite He said the size of the u satellite said the launching shows the Russians are very far ad vanced In Des Moines astronomer Harlow Shapley former direc tor of the Harvard University observatory in a talk at Drake University mentioned that he had heard the Russians had successfully launched a satel lite Ive been expecting that they would get one up before we did because they can com mand theirlaiior more Shap ley said But if they did do it you can be sure were go ing to collaborate on it the frontier of space but also t what has been called the ulti mate weapon for modern da warthe ICBM This country ha not yet tested a successfu ICBM American diplomats conceded Russia had scored a notable prop aganda victory The military im plications of the Soviet feat were tremendous One highranking scientist con nected with the U S satellite pro gram said Americans must now face up to the cold hard fact that this country has no paten on scientific knowledge and tha Russia has demonstrated its su periority for the moment in satellite field He said Russias accomplish ment will be all the more signifi cant if the United States fails in a very definite possibility he said At Cocktail Party American scientists involved in the US satellite were at a cock news They rushed back to Soviets Launch Sphere Circles Globe 560 Miles Up PROM OUR WIRE SERVICES MOSCOW The Soviet Union has won the race into outer space by launching mankinds first earth satellite and a triumphant Moscow broadcast Saturday hailed the victory as the first stage of projected flights to the moon The pulsating radio beep of the satellite signaled to the world that man had crossed the thresh hold into the age of space travel with an 184pound 228inch globe now orbiting the earth 560 miles up at a speed of 18000 miles an hour The dramatic claim that Russia had beaten the United States in the satellite race came in an an nouncement saying the artificial moon was launched Friday by multiplestage rockets Signals Transmitted The announced weight of the satellite is about nine times that of a projected 22inch earth satel lite which the U S hopes to launch next spring An announcement by the offi cial agency Tass said the moon was circling the globe every hour and 35 minutes It transmits radio signals back to the earth as it hurls along The launching came just three months and four days after the opening of the International Geo physical Year a concert ed program by the worlds scien tists to learn more of the earths secrets The Defense Department in Washington said naval research ers Friday recorded three passes of the Soviet satellite over the United States one in the vicinity of Washington Radio signals were picked up from the satellite elsewhere in the United States Britain and Canada No Definite Orbit The orbit of the manmade the m9on was not definite Soviet scientists said previously they ex pected to launch a satellite on northsouth path around the earth Scientists say it may be some mv VJIIILCW idilb 111 nno 10 octj 11 nidy ue some its first attempt originally limc before it settles down into planned for next throu a manmade moon into outer ipace Failure on the first try is weeks when friction begins to take ts toll and the sphere will burn out Cortrary to reports the sphere is not visible from the earth in lfefWef Hemisphere becaue ot the glare of the sun In Russia satellite has been every of what he wrote class creates an The New Class was pub lished this year in New York aft er the manuscript was smuggled out of prison Westgate Youth Is Victim of Crash OELWEIN Ronald Knud son 21 of near Westgate was killed early Saturday when his car went off Highway 150 and hit a tree about a mite south of here Kmidson was alone in the car When they came out of shock 3 tremendols contribution the scientists said words adding treasurc house of world up to fine splendid great U sclcnce and culture the Tass heart they were sick The J States had done 90 per cent of he IUMCVCI inu satellite nas b heir headquarters and set in from several locations ion a US and worldwide track rr D Bunching of man niade satellite ing system to trace the progress of the Soviet moon announcement said Artificial earth satellites will for space travel HOW ORBITS DIFFER Diagram northsouth orbit of the Russianlaunched space orbit chlters Irpm the eastwest orbit planned by the US The Russian satellite presently is following no precise orbit but is expected to set a more definite paih after a has been up a few days talking about earth satellites RusPave tne sia it turned out had done 100 ancl jt seems that the present gen per cent of the performing oration will witness how the freed Reds Kept Silent conscious labor of the people Both the US and USSR the new socialist society turns took to send instrument laden reality the most bold dreams moons into space as part of theiof mankind International Geophysical Year aj The announcement coming cooperative venture of 64 connclose on the claim Aug 26 that tries and some 10000 scientists to the Soviet Union had successfully strip away mysteries still veiling tested the first intercontinental lhc jballislics missile is expected to All ICA nations are pledged fojhave an impact both in the Soviet Keep each other informed of their Union anri abroad projects and heir results Thci Russians however cloaked fheirj Comment Needed satellite program in un Tlie announcement by Tass was til Friday spread over the front pages of Even after their moon was ini Pravcia and tzvestia withoui i com orbit and flashing radio signalsmcnt No comment was neces sporadically picked up this sar however to tell the Soviet country and elsewhere the that heir leaders had car sians withheld for the time off a feat whose propaganda data vital to precision tracking by value may ar outweigh its scien othcr nations tlfic contributions to IGY studies In announcing Soviet plans to launch several artificial moons Soviet IGY Chairman Ivan P Bardin and his associates said June 18 the first would be sent aloft within the geophysical year At the same time they pro tested they were not in a race with the United States to he first iBut the propaganda value of be jing the first is great in these days iwhen many nations are inclined SAME to choose between the two lead ing powers of the world ;