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Mount Pleasant News (Newspaper) - April 29, 1961, Mount Pleasant, Iowa
The it. Pleasant news vol. 8.1, no. 101 i to sections it. Pleasant Iowa saturday evening april 20, huh these Days Ely George e. Sokolsky c hit Chat a dinner party is amusing when the conversation is exciting or Brit j giant or Gay. When it gets heavy it can be a bore particularly when one has to make a Point with emphasis of voice and gesture. Might just a Well stay Home and listen to con nubian instructions. Always at dinners the discussions Are topical and everybody seems to be Well informed on All topics even if the preparation is neither knowledgeable nor meaningful. Keep it up. So that there is no deadly Lull in the conversation. Suppose you do not know what you Are talking about a it does not matter As Long As what you say is currently fashionable. At this moment the popular subjects Are Cuba Eichmann Caroline Kennedy and the John Birch society. As for Cuba the argument these Days is that we have to go it alone but w done to want War. How do you go it alone without War a that is a very bad question to ask it is fashionable to say that we should go it alone without War. Next month War May not be currently comfortable. Then those who opposed War will be in favor of War provided that their men folks will be let Oil. It is startling to meet so Many Young men today who should Haw been in world War ii but were not. As fur Eichmann his trial is getting Dull. A funny Little Man in a the annual membership drive of Glass Cage being tried for killing the or. Pleasant Fine arts Associ-6.000.000 persons is an interesting action will begin with its Campaign show for a week or two. The pro dinner for workers on tuesday elongation of the trial the legalism May 2 at 6 15 at the Harlan hotel. Do not make exciting conversation. Presiding at the dinner will be or. What can one say about Eich Louis a Haselmayer chairman of maim it was All said so cogently the division of humanities Iowa in the biblical text of father when Wesleyan College and president of Haman was the exterminator and the association. Ahasuerus Artaxerxes was King of the concert series for 1960-61 will of the Harlan hotel from May 2-5. Persia Man always kills men Wyeth include performances by William members of that. Pleasant or it is the nazi who kills jews the Warfield the great baritone of con series also share reciprocal arrange Mau Mau who kill whoever stands Cert and opera stage who App ared orients w Ith the series in it. Madison in the Way. Russian who Slaughter this past season with Hie new York and Fairfield and can attend those Ace hoi. Next week open House sunday five therapies used at mental health Institute intense interest is evident in the faces of these children a few of the Many who attended the c Hildrene a hour at the Public Library last saturday morning. They Are watching the puppet show presented by mrs. Ii. Atwell and Edi Peg to Start membership drive for Fine arts concert series loudly for encores that the quartet gave an additional concert for students who almost dismantled the Hall with the third concert will be by a it olo pianist yet to be Sulc cd. Season concert subscriptions can be obtained from any worker or from the Campaign desk in the lobby the treatment program at the mental health Institute has changed considerably during the last one Hundred years today the amount of wellness in the mentally ill patient is found and capitalized on. With emphasis on activity and attitude therapy. Each person Lias an individualized treatment program prescribed for him. When the patient i inst arrives at the Hospital he is taken before the intake staff which consists of the clinical director admission Ward doctor representatives of psychology social service activity therapy nursing services Ward personnel and the chaplain. After talking with the patient and reviewing available information about him the psychiatrist diagnoses the Type of illness and with the help of the staff members outlines the treatment program. Too five therapies Are used at the local Institute a recreational group drug occupational and Industrial. Usually several of these Are recommended for each patient. For the fir t two to six weeks the patient stays on the admissions and treatment Ward. From the admission Ward the patients Are either sent Home it if they Are ready or if not they Are placed in a suitable continued treatment Ward. Many wards Are open so the patients May come and go As they wih. On certain Occa. Ions they May have permission to go Home on week ends or Lor a few Days during the week. Many patients Are assigned to do certain jobs in the cafeteria on the grounds and in the wards for therapeutic reason. Biome of the patients go to school in Hie basement of the main building at least will Start plans for memorial Day Earl h Proctor commander. American legion Bob Tubby p. No by a non need today that to first meeting of tin i of i memorial Day planning commit it will a Quot held at tin american legion Hall Holiday Cut Ning. May 1st the Buim Ion will Dart promptly at 7. To p in a. Another meeting i. Kennedy cheered ready to defend Freedom Chicago it up 11 a serious president a lined d in the ame room that away Jeh Edu evening. The following patriotic organism lion., ale asked to please have fend at. Ira. T on repro pm a Tivo pre. I world j ire a red text and cheering audience Friday that America Ware adv d adv i Bro w told a night to do 1 ree Dom throughout the once a month an appointment is for us. Important mooting Ameri speaking before 5.ooo i it moral legion pos no. 58 and its ratio Par leaders Kennedy de ladies auxiliary veteran., of scribed Hie grim struggle facing Hie made for women patients at the Beauty parlor. Dental Eye and a Ray facilities Are available. Magazines. Newspapers and books May be read at the Library volunteers play a very important role in special activities at the Hospital. After an orientation period. The Volunteer is Able to help with dances take the patients for walks read to them and Plav cards i with them. Other activities conducted especially by volunteers forthe patients include Community sings special programs put in by towns people and patient baseball games to name just a few. Plans for the Leturc include picnics by the Small Lake and the possibility of having boats Avail-1 Able for those capable of using1 them. The Public is invited to visit the local Institute on sunday april 30 from 1 0b to 4 30 St to come better acquainted w Ith the working of the local Institute. Foreign wan put no 2561 and its j indies auxiliary american War. Dads and its auxiliary National guard army Reserve and re. Crypt or g Henry county or Terai. Of world War r Barracks no. 1535 and it. Ladies auxiliary women a Relief corp daughter.1 of the american revolution daughters of Union veterans tent no 34 Boyscout. And cub scouts girl scouts and brownies. Free world in Africa and Ala latin America a a i have discovered nothing during my three and a bar month. As president to diminish the urgency of that struggle Quot Kennedy said. Quot on the contrary every new piece of information every fresh event has Dee lamed my conviction that the survival of our civilization i. At stake and the hour i. It late Quot astronauts trip planned for tuesday Cape canaveral a up americans first astronaut leap into a Pace next week he expects to come Back alive and unharmed. He knows there is a Chance he May not. But he not Only asked for the Job he worked and planned and sweat to get it. If today s plans hold the astronaut will be launched on his i Tom venture at abut 8 a m. Edt next tuesday. A Redstone Rock t will boost his 2.40b-Pound spare Cabin on a 15-rniout.r, i fade like Hight Over the Atlantic Ocean. The Cabin will hit a top Speed of 4,500 Miles an hour at d a Peak Altitude of 115 Miles. It Wilt Parachute into the sea about 290 Miles from the launching pad a helicopter will Pluck it from the water and put it Down on the deck of the aircraft Carrier Lake Champlain. Named for co. Zoning in Washington James e. Webb liter of the National aeronautics and space administration said hungarians turks who murder Ore is. Greeks who murder turks the history of tile human race philharmonic in Copland s old concerts without charge. American songs which was on a workers on the it. Pleasant coast to coast television show. He i Campaign this year include mrs. Is a prolonged talc of murder in Lias made innumerable recordings Fred Abraham miss Mary Anders Kistner charged with aiding and abetting in embezzlement i the United states fulfil its Obi a gation to defend Freedom every i where. Quot we can Only defend the free an administrator of zoning in Dom Quot Kennedy said Quot of those Henry county and a Board of and j w to Are determined to be free j abutment of county zoning have themselves who arc Witlin been appointed by Henry county share the Board of supervisors. J Herbert Baker has been named 1 administrative officer. Members of Kennedy ailed in threatened by communist the flight will be the beginning of aggression and subversion to help j new Era Many a participation in the exploration of space by our to div dual and mass. Little Eich-1 for Columbia and Mem records inane evokes neither hatred nor mrs. Evan Copley mrs. Jerry mag Nuson. Sioux City Iowa it up. A the second attraction will be the Huson mrs. Mabel Gabeline mrs. Harold e. Kistner jr., found guilty sympathy sitting in the Glass Cage world famous Juillard string Quai Roger Galt r. Mis it or i Garretson i of mail fraud late last night today he looks like a Shook. Tot of the Juillard school of music,1 miss Mac grail. Miss Helen hallo. Was charged with aiding and abet be Tore television talk had to be new York City. This ensemble group i Well mrs. Herbert Jones miss i Ting mrs. Burnie Geiger Iii the $2 entertaining otherwise one went to which records on rag Victor and Nona Kyle mrs. Stanley Looker million embezzlement of the she-1 is esp today the easiest Way to Columbia Masterwork records has miss Edna i Chenet mrs. A. W Don National Bank avoid boredom is to turn on Tele not Only toured the United states j me it in mrs. Warner Russell mrs. Vision a at least you can see a extensively but has also appeared Lyman sheets mrs. Ray sheets ratings in music event the Board of adjustment arc Paul Waters Vero Wright. J w. Molicy i a liter Carper and George Boozel. I there terms Are from one to five years in order Given. Murder or a War picture or a mis at such major european music silo being hurled into the air. Tele festivals As Edinburgh Salzburg vision spoiled the Eichmann Case Vienna Berlin. Brussels Budapest us a conversation piece. Perry a and Warsaw. Time Magazine in re son conducts a much More inter porting the Budapest festival statist my trial and his witnesses look alive. Eichmann is Given no makeup and he already looks half dead. Mrs. Lyle Shellabarger mrs. Paul Thayer. Miss Blanche Thorson mrs Henry Trout or. Owen Wilson miss Ruth Keraus mrs. Burton Mahle it and mrs. Philip Lewis of it. Pleasant mrs. Theodore Ecky of following Are the ratings re-1 delved by it pleasant entries in the state music Contes in Fairfield Friday evening. The contest continues All Day saturday. Cd that the Quot audiences reserved their loudest cheers for the Juillard it Union and mrs. J. G. Widm i quartet the audience yelled so of Wayland. Things to remember so one turns to Carolines ducks and that is Good talk because every Mamma can talk about dogs and rabbits and hamsters and other objects of special affection and concentrated kindle a. You can never Tell about children. Some of them get Gawky and others take on blubber. And some Are shy and others Are fresh. And All that leads to talk about paediatricians schools clothes and Cliver talk. Throw me the atom bomb at Hiroshima when Japan was begging for an armistice was not Nice at All but then it was War and War seems to he an excuse for anything. A Friend argued against that he insist that obedience in War time is not a moral equivalent for anything. He does not behave that anyone Cen order him to kill. He will antique show continues naturist kill. That of course is very Day night sunday afternoon and Noble and genteel except it gives evening at armory All the advantages to him who is things to remember this weekend turn your locks up one hour tonight saturday. I get to Church on Daylight saving time sunday. Eagle scout class it sponsored by Warner a. Russell it court of Honor at inc Chapel sunday at 2 30. Open House at mental Institute sunday afternoon i to 430 to open bids for paving Highway 16 Kistner was charged in a 22-count indictment with both aiding and abetting mrs. Geiger and with new counts of mail fraud. The in a dict ment had been returned earlier but kept secret. The first 12 counts charged the those who received 36-year-old former president of the j Mary Jensen vocal Northern biochemical corp. Of Register piano Solo Sheldon with aiding and abetting Man saxophone Solo mrs. Geiger in the embezzlement g or Den. Piano Solo i ratings j Solo Jean Pat Young i Margie to Dick Devin attend meeting of presbyterian women of the Southeast Iowa pre but rial met thursday evening at dinner and All Day Friday at. The first presbyterian Church in Burlington. Mrs John Weir was the guest speaker on both Days. Or. And mrs. First Webb called it a step into space a that will Lead on to Man s ultimate Conquest of this new and hostile Quot it is also a most serious step Quot Webb said Quot for it cannot be taken the pre. Dent told the $100-a j without risk to human plate fund raising dinner that but he said he was confident the Quot our great ally us t hat Peop it it be j managers of project Mercury this sire to be free that people will j a Lions $5000 million Man sacrifice anything to attain hide a space program have taken a every reasonable precaution to minimize this Kennedy came to Chicago in Friday s final and successful test the role of a successful politician of the Mercury Pilot escape system paying Oft a big political debt he it Wallops Island va., contributed rained Illinois by a slight 8,500 to lids Confidence votes on the strength of celtic ago s democratic machine. I Quot i Don t know whether to thank j Vou or not Quot Kennedy told his audience. Quot but i am Here and i ex-1 poet to do my Hie party Leader ignored the stiffest Security precautions for at president in memory Here. He or to red the top Down on his Eon-1 of Mercury a seven astronauts the Cream of the country a military test pilots who volunteered for space roles two years ago three were picked for this Fust crucial flight. Which of tile three will be in the Mercury capsule next w Eek will not be announced until shortly before the 83-foot Redstone rises from its launching pad. The three Are Marine it. Col. The Bank into Bank saxophone Solo and Wain Iha Kerr Roland Moureau mrs. Dwight or willing to kill. The impudent cant control the world unless someone stops them. Murder inc. Might have controlled new York and chosen its mayor a if nobody had electrocuted or pkg. It is very Sweet to say a i shall not kill Quot but if soviet Russia makes War on us those who Are not for us Are against us. Monday and tuesday Are cleanup Days in it. Pleasant. Bids will be opened on May 9 for paving and Culvert work on Highway in from Highway i North of Keo a qua to Highway 270 South of Hillsboro. The distance is la 84 Miles and when completed will give a hard surfaced Road connection directly Between i. Pleasant and Keosauqua by Way of Salem and . The new pavement is to be Poart-1 land Cement Concrete. Which forced i Rupley. Counts la through 21 charged i him again w Ith the illegal use of Julip u. S. Mail. For the Sale of St in unties. The last count accused kist re r of conspiracy. Arraignment on the new indictment was continued until May to with trial tentatively set for june 5. Kistner c convicted of Stock fraud Weir spent Many years As missionaries in India. J Horn o Hare International those from it. Peasant who at All Oit Lute the City. He plunged f tended the thursday evening meet.81 pm Letec Barrk ads to shake Jjohn or Quot 39�?T Neva n big were mrs. Ralph Taylor mrs. Handl and six Aklo a of the Cord Ohio Navy cmdr Alan b hundreds of thousands in the Shepard jr., 37, East Derry n.h., Linda Biggs Dick d Vin. Pat Baffy. Mrs. Helen Heilman. Mrs. Sheering sign waving crowd. And Force capt. Virgil i. Gris Youngman saxophone quartet. Itom tuner. Mrs. Vie Hutchinson those who received ii ratings or Owen Wilson and mrs. W. S. J the 37 delegates who were Lorn mls Joyce Donnolly vocal it to Walters j. Toned to attend the National Nice to m artha Anderson vocal Solo Rita a he Busine., meeting and election big which will be held june 26 to Russell Wanda Buck Sally Sutton of officers was held on Friday. Mrs. July i on the Campus of Purdue flute Trio Darla Ford. Donna Guinn Ralph a Locse of Washington will University at West Lafayette id Anderson j be the next president of the pres critical meeting May decide on military action and so the evening progresses Washington up Percsi until those who Are still permitted Dent Kennedy returned today for to smok weary of it All and Wink a critical National Security coun to their spouses to go Home. In has Oil meeting to decide whether to been pleasant enough to listen to take unitary action to Stop the the in expert orbiter about All sorts communist drive in Laos. Of die to and one sometimes Woad is 1 Secretary of state Dean Rusk if geography is not something that was speeding Back from Middle still needs to be studied in school East to attend the a moment of so that one knows where Mali is. Truth Quot session. It could result in a copyright. 1961. King features decision to Send american and al j Sioux cd y. Iowa up Harold e. Kistner or. Whose rep 1 tation a Busine-.-, wizard end d will mrs. Burnie Geiger s 2 million Bank embezzlement a. Con a defense chief j Victor of Stock fraud late last night today Many a Federal jury of to women and two men found Kistner and two jollies former officials of the Bank erupt Northern biochemical co. Sheldon guilty of mail fraud and conspiracy no dab for sentencing wait by judge Henry n. Graven i Kistner could be sentence d to a maximum of five years in prison and a $5.ogo Fine for each of 13 Susan sheets Martha Brian Hansen drum Ems male Margie Megorden vocal Solo and Jack Pugh Jean Register. Frances Hummel Jean Olson clarinet quartet. Many would have died because of ignorance byte rial. Or w. S. Walters was one of the Friday session. Mackinley Kantor to speak at inc commencement com. 30 Mitchell ind. Whichever one is strapped in the Pilot s Couch next week his flight will not match and was not designed to match the 108-minute trip of Russia s Yuri Gagarin mrs. John Pritchard. Mis. Rudy around the world on april 12. Pobanz and mrs. Walters attend d it will be preliminary to an attempt to Send one of the seven Mercury astronauts three times around the Earth late this year. Have Washington it up it Frank b a ii. Persons would died in Friday simulated nuclear sneak attack because they did not know what to do when the fallout came. Pulitzer prize winning author Mackinlay Kantor will be the conic element Spalier june 5 at Iowa Wesleyan College. He is Nim of three iowans who will headline Civ a co Mem or it a it Emend. The other Aid two Are Edward a. Wright inc alumnus who head. The theater arts Dot part mint at Denison uni amp Ity. Granville. O. And c. Maxwell Stanley Muscatine. Inc trustee world Federal engineering the Southeast asian kingdom. The United states already was reported preparing to bolster the military strength of neighbouring counts of mail fraud. The Maxi Thailand and South Viet Nam in mum penalty for the conspiracy ease Laos fall to the Chinmu charge be five years in prison and lusts. But efforts w re till being a $5,000 Fine for each of 13 count made to halt the lighting and hold of mail fraud. The maximum in next it topless. The test ran into consultant and manufacturer. Prof opposition from Small Pron. Wright will by the alumni banquet group in Many cities and com speaker saturday night june 3, unities throughout the nation in and or Stanley will give the Bac new York Connecticut Illinois Ca la urea or address sunday , n e w Hampshire ing. June 4 Iowa. New Jersey and other it a. For Syndicate inc sentenced on charge of Petty larceny Leroy Bennett has been sentenced to 15 Days in jail at hard labor by mayor Wade Mcbeth on a Petty larceny charge filed by police earlier this week. Lied forces to save tile crumbling j Royal government of Laos. Time appeared to be running j out. The communist rebels ignoring a British russian plea for a cease . Hacked out new gains in a peace month. Conference in Geneva next Tokyo up tile United states has Quot very substantial Quot forces ready for immediate movement to Laos ii president Kennedy decides ally for the con piracy charge i five years in prison and a .$10.0 x Fine. Convicted with Kistner won Adolph m. Biderman. Former bookkeeper and Secretary treasurer for the firm and Robert s. Smith. Slates. Several per ohs we re arrest d for refusing t it take cover Ellis said the 1961 operation Alert in w Inch make believe Cia or. Bombers and missiles riddled the Quot nation with nuclear blasts Quot proved again Fiat our National warning system is fact and reliable but he Aid Quot we cannot the fact that most people the monumental Andersonville Story of tile infamous civil War prison that or. Kantor was awarded in pulitzer prize in 1956. A new vast novel of the american Frontier spirit . Will be published in october. He wrote the original Story of the Hest years of our lives Winner of Many c Cap Academy awards. Of More than 30 do not books so me Are the voice of Hugh neighbors help with farm work milk inlay Kantor yet realize that fallout shelter monday Bennett Nafziger juveniles were taken in connection with and three into custody a series of military intervention there is a Stock Salesman. Biderman was Slot act already exist within no a Meric a n found guilty on 14 counts of mail a Ous buildings and structures. Necessary informed sources said today. Commonwealth sources Britain Australia and new land also have made a military guilty on 14 counts of fraud and one of conspiracy 1 a. Said Smith on the conspiracy charge million Dollar with private Zea Only. Plants and a Fleet of cars Kistner was president of Sheldon Kistner Biderman and Smith tion his native state. He began to Jack Nafziger. Charged with local thefts. The cases of the i commitments Quot in regard to Laos if grand larceny will appear at a1 juveniles were turned Over Ann Long remember Gettysburg Turkey in the Straw arouse and beware Happy land glory for vie and War whoop. Born in Webster City. Ida a. In 1904 his writings frequently then neighbors and friends of the Ralph Myers family came thursday with their equipment and helped with farm work which had been delayed because of the illnc1 s of or. Myers. The men who helped were Walter myer. Otho Myers Elvin myer., Paul Nelson Merle Carls Roy Schnicker. Gene Yaley Merle Yaley Ellis a in Esse Guy Hummel Dean Stagner Ronald Mcneeley Hubert Powers. Ellery Wells. Lyman Almond and Ronald Kilbour. At noon the women served a covered dish dinner at the Greenwood Community Hall. Those who helped were mrs. Otho Myers mrs. Elvin Myers mrs. Paul Nelson mr.-. Ronald Mcneeley mrs. Dean Stagner. Mrs. Ellery Wells. Or. Duane Logan mrs. Gene Yaley mrs. Merle Yaley mrs. Guy Humour. Mrs. Burton Parks and mrs. Ronald Kilbour. Several children were present also. Or. Aid mrs. Myers arc very a i Webster Ity news reporter or. Pm tor has achieved combat experience in two wars and was precis live of this help from their personally decorated by the commander of the United states air Force. He is marred to inn Layne an artist. They Are the Parent. Of Layne Shroder who in 1957 published her first novel. Their neighbors. Sister Dies Iowa s most prospering business. Ivarine in m r or Murret court juvenile coie of to efforts to arrange a cease there a feed additive firm whose officers fail but the eave no detail conducted we hat appeared to tip a sat quietly when Tho verdict was write seriously at the age of six-1 Tim Kantor is a read a few minutes before mid teen and his first novel was pub photo journalist and a night mrs al nor crud i listed when to was 24 while he was Force flyer. Fred Hall received word Bairn a morning of the Dot ath Friday c. C. It kid urn former air Hall Tucker at her Home in i Glendale Calif. Son. Day professional of his sister mrs
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