Read an issue on 6 Dec 1961 in Mount Pleasant, Iowa and find what was happening, who was there, and other important and exciting news from the times. You can also check out other issues in The Mount Pleasant News.
We use Optical Character Recognition (OCR) technology to make the text on a newspaper image searchable. Below is the OCR data for 6 Dec 1961 Mount Pleasant News in Mount Pleasant, Iowa. Because of the nature of the OCR technology, sometimes the language can appear to be nonsensical. The best way to see what’s on the page is to view the newspaper page.
Mount Pleasant News (Newspaper) - December 6, 1961, Mount Pleasant, Iowa
The it. Pleasant news vol. 82, no. 286 two sections it. Pleasant Iowa wednesday evening dec. 6, 1961 in Hsen a i making some Progress in Corn Harvest by George Skolky Passino of a Patriot senator styles Bridges was unusual in total patriotism. His horizon was beyond party loyalties Wert beyond personal motive or interest. He led the Republican party in the Senate during difficult years when the party was Uncertain a. To purpose and principle. Succeeding Robert a. Taft As a political philosopher interest was never limited to the Success of Cis party but was designed to Siren then i coun Irv then Tore. Tie was respected by Republican and Democrat Alit a. I knew a it la Anc admin cd him greatly and ii i am slow in writing an obituary it is Only because death a nod me so so Cit Bridges represented a generation that inevitably must Roon pass into history it was the generation of the depression whose aspiration was Mere survival not Only for our country but for each individual. Nut gem1 rat Ion witnessed the a sing of the traditions of America from the mores of those those who founded the country to the confusions of change and alteration in imitation of novel european form it was curious period for the richest of All lands found itself the poorest spiritually with nothing to say of itself or for itself it a cup a Fen in Civ in such a time. A Man like styles Bridges stand pliant la before the younger Gen rations a e n a i on Battler for truth Aid tradition Hie private lives of Public to. Often and and Ion by they have Little of time to offer their wives upon whom is placed tile Burdon of participation in the constant round of Public affairs and campaigning some wives add to their Husban Burd us by misunderstanding o some Beton it p fit in w nil tut r in Foi Public i he w in s of i h my live with husbands who Art alway who have no period of re a or recreation who must answer the Call of g Ern ment arid party Ann go battling for Friend and col ague when they would prep to remain at Home with their cilia. A often the w Ife of the political personality to drag a Long with him lest Days be filled with ugly and untruthful tutors. And a wife must be patient s i lace trip Early next year the Corn Harvest picture changed in Henry county this week Farmers j in Many areas tape pickers in action under unfavourable conditions to get the remainder of the com. Or part of the remainder from Fields. Nealy All of the Corn been harvested from Fields on the level j Prairie in the North and East part of the county. In Central Henry county especially on rolling land where there Are Low places Many hundreds of acres Are still unharvested. Tin water seepage at the lower level continued sufficient to Caus tractors and pickers to a min a few Fields of soybeans Are still unharvested in the area three to ten Miles Northeast of of. Plea ant this apparently is one of the wettest areas in the county a this Date very Little fall blowing been done one Farmer was observed blowing Northwest of my Union wednesday another Field had been opened Ai al a few rounds made in Black soil which had turned Over with a a too wet appearance. Or. Thomas Poulter named fellow in California a of s urges careful packing wrapping of Christmas mail Kennedy asks inc trustees for Power to begin it Lanston lower tariffs St i Mem i it al women install officers a installation of officers by the Henry enmity i my women a organization took place recently at the i Arni Bureau offices. They arc Ilromi lift mrs Lark Burns world Laving mrs. Theodore i Akey. Viet s of i Ann Bureau mrs. Dale Waters healthful living mrs. Lloyd Myers publicity badman mrs. Charles s troth Man past county chairman mrs buries t Anby county chairman mrs. Intent Kiili Trenton mrs. John Rockwell Tippecanoe mrs. Don Gabeline a an Aan irs. \ it ii ii r Davison Feller on and mrs. Ired Strothman new London. Mrs. Paul wider on. County vice chairman was absent. Pc i mantel Wendell t Smith an non in d today that i Ohi Maili Early for Christina. Campaign is new Vork it pre Dent no a in High gear but or expressed Kennedy today called for replace fio Kern Hee e mailing of Christ went of the reciprocal Trad act a gift packages seems to to lag with Broad Powers to permit him Ging and too Many people do not Flower tariffs for free plump realize Tho need for careful packing a a build an extraordinary recant wrapping of their cherished rom in nato to combat comm can Mas gifts Nisi encirclement the Pousima or raid a i cannot a if the West is to take or in Eupha. I Coo strongly the initiative in Hie economic Arena if Portac of careful Christmas mail the United states is to keep Pace inc procedures for example ifs will the revolutionary changes in Bort to print he recipients full a trading world if our Export Quot name. Root address City. Zone . Not to Send Man up this year Washington up a the space Agency said today the first Ion of a new president of the col attempt to put an american afro select president Iowa Wesleyan to tees convening in an unofficial be Sion Here tuesday began plans for the it re late or. J. Naut into orbit around the tar la will ii made Early next year. Officials had hoped for a while that the fight might be widest when the husband ticked and abused unjustly at St v ifs Bridges w i.-, rate in a Happy am family life wifi intellectual and and understood the of the political life knew the in saw a who were nut competing against a h i other but who understood no Only pm i o. Or character but a la it a responsibilities they to Fortu con forming Doloris fitted spiritual mood who Man anti wife lived Lou w re pee it is Ham Frank and cordial of acc a a their frauds Kra a and Tow in ire Ilia her . Fair in i.0 Ltd ult or for that could have Prience two keel a. Many Yea wife to he me colies cd proposed in new Doloris succeed to a eat in Ute Senate. In new Hamp hire. At matter anywhere had mole senatorial sex in Doloris Bridges who \ her husband through she was not Only a husband but a Friend be and one who could quietly add Wisdom to the Quality of womanhood which she of richly possesses i can testify to her unusual breadth of View and Wisdom fur often i have listened to her comment on current events too if not Vav Hampshire should decide to give St vies Bridges seat to Wile. Doloris they will assure them delve. Of a continuous High Quality in i heir re pics it libation in the Senath now England Nevi r been Mendo Park. Calif Thomas c Poulter. Scientific director of Stanford research Institute and general manager of physical and for sciences research by or. Named a fellow of the California Academy of science Fellows of the Academy elected la recognition of their scientific attainments advise that organization of the formulation of its general policies a native of Salem. Iowa. Or Poulter received b s degree from Iowa Wesleyan College and the pin d. From the University of Chicago. He also hold. An honorary so d degree from Iowa Wesleyan or. Poulter was second in command and senior scientist of Admiral Byrd s second Antarctic expedition 1933-1935>. It was on the expedition thai the began a series of experiments which led to development of the Poulter seismic method of geophysical exploration a technique ured in locating underground Petroleum reserves for work with the second Byrd expedition. Or Poulter a awarded a special Gold medal by the National geographic society and a Spetti congressional medal a for scientific accomplishment in Polar exploration a following a second Polar trip As scientific advisor to the Antarctic service expedition of 1939-40. For which he had designed a special Snow Cruiser he was awarded a second congressional medal in 1947 a in recognition of valuable service to the nation by courageous pioneering in Polar exploration which resulted in important geographic and scientific ovaries Quot in 1936 he joined the staff of Armour research foundation director. He was associate director at the time lie left to join Stanford research Institute in March 1948 or. Poulter lives at 13034 la Crest a drive Dis Altos Hills. Editor s note or. Poulter was a member of the faculty of Iowa Wesleyan before he number and state on each mailing Label making sure to include an extra lab i your Ages a a i he reminds that it will to to a Iii i a r Chi Mas for everybody if a follow these three simple rules wrap Christmas gifts securely address cards and gift. Correct in and mail them now i go to succeed the Raymond Chadwick. Meeting with the Board were he advisory committee., on the selection of a new president from the taken late this month. Marine a faculty and the alumni following col John h. Glenn or. The Quot pm it the trustees meeting the selection astronaut picked for the a committee of the trustees convened eng . Venture had said he was and started plan. For accepting to ready. Plications and starting of the Glenn a Mercury space Cabin screening of candidates had Bein reported in Good shape. Trustees pre ent for the meeting and the my holy Atlas Missid now and bold instrument lr0,n out of to n were Wilson which will boost it into Orbis Trade policy a the rain chairman of the Board j. M. 0u tile launching pad. Ternate Are to retain and expand their to Silion in world Market a then we need a lits pack american president said Kennedy up making annual emigre s of Arn Eriean Industry held by the National Anocia tion of manufacturers a1 o seven charged in sewing machine sales swindle i Nii. Ili in i Coin Tymi Eti avg the Jefferson township i Arm Bureau Ivory can quartet entertained at tile county i Ann Bureau women a meeting recently. They Are Frum igl irs. Harold Meyer mrs. Marlin Vyse or. Johnny Swartzendruber and mrs. Donald both. Management to do their part encouraged wage Price stability. Battles Home already decorated the Virgil Hilemand 111 not decorated their Home yet and the Battle s him Coo Lav a aet o at cd theirs. Ref re Nee to a Home on North Harrison already decorate d should i ave stated that it a its thl land Battle who have thin Home colourfully lighted for the Holiday sea Quot. A previous i port stated to was the Hil Einan Hon this Block or North Harrison been a it o the do St ugly Ted Iii the City in recent years and undoubtedly All or nearly All will be joining in the decorating this year. Announcement been made special prices for Christmas Dollar Days Sioux City. Iowa up a a seven Nati have been arrested on Federal grand jury indictments charging them with 34 counts of mail fraud in a $250,000 sewing machine sales swindle. U s Gist a a Dan o Brien said tile Day a the scheme was worked in the Cedar area Between february and december 1958, he Aid tile indictment were returned at City nov. 21 but were not _ disclosed tuesday after the Moscow Upit a the soviet last Man had Bien taken into Cus Union today announced he largest Beek and Edward l. Shut on plan.-. Not officially confirmed Berville mrs o. A Clark. Clarence \>r0 made for hurling Glenn to the 66th Johnston. George a Morrell and nto pare either dec. 23 or u. Rev. Glenn r Parrott. Ottumwa the do 27-28-29 period. Harry l Murray. Or. George g. But the National aeronaut Hunt and Forrest l. Steward Bur an j space administration decided a commended the european Lugton John w. Poulter. Wan not to make tile attempt b Hue common Market dec. But said . We Arnold w 1962 he was not advocating that the Cedar rapids Waller a. She of or n Asa would not indicate la United states join the Market. Ii. And Claude on Pir flt us n ti.? shot will be at Emp r reiterated ids pledge to sub Madison and Maxwell Stanley. But Jan. 9 was mentioned in or. Mit a balanced budget in Janu Muscatine chairman of these Lee official speculation As a tars t Ary Hon committee. Date. Said the balance of payments alumni advisory committee Mem on overseas Trade was still to Birs present in addition to or America s disadvantage but not Salisbury were Robert Windrow a cause for alarm Keokuk and Ray Scull Char Cedar a said he would press for invest Falls. Or Louis a. Haselmayer is mint tax credit to Spur Busine s. Chairman of the faculty called on labor As Well As committee. In applications or suggestions for consideration for the president Are to be filed with or. Stanley or with other members of the selection u n jets Rule air soviets largest peacetime budget i ran. Or . W Ervin. Leopold Ville. The Congo up a United nations Jet fighters destroyed four Katan Gese planes at the Kolwe i Airfield in a 20-n.utr bombing and strafing committee e. A haves if f. A Paul , a. M Pat a and attack a and wit or. A u n . Said. In Stockholm it. Col. Sven Tody. O Brien said to icy would to a aimed in Federal District court at Cedar rapids. Dee 14 the seven inde re were Robert h. Slocum Pat Mcniel Carl al peacetime military budget in the nation history to counter the a aggressive Quot actions of the North Atlantic treaty organization. Sow finance minister Vasily Garbuzov addressing the opening Camp Sunnyside report by Morris at rotary meeting Are Bradley. Eugene Van do. In Leroy of tha i is r. Supreme soviet Eaton ire. Or Brockmeyer and Puj Hament said the country Brither Bonne Broo tan Eyer planned to Pend 13 4 billion Nee. The Brockmeyer. Bradley and Ruble in tile military budget for Mcnicol wire taken into custody 1962. I Unpeng chief of the swedish us. Force group in the Congo told a swedish news Agency by Telephone that the United nations can be assumed to Rule the air space Over Katanga As a result of the a highly successful Quot attack l unwell said eight swedish and Indian Jet fighters destroyed the Kolweit runway the Only one available to jets and wrecked by the chamber of Commerce of b la pvt Jay and saturday evenings a Home decorating Conn St with and Many stores an either listing Duson at Niles. Mich and Eaton at prices a Dollar Davs values Quot or Orlando Fla. I Are otherwise making special pm the alleged swindle involved sales on their Christmas offer of sewing machines through the Ings As listed in this Istle of tiie now bankrupt main sewing Bervie news. It. Pleasant stores Are open on c Edward Morris Field four air that on the ground. Sox native for the Iowa society of clip Era buildings and a fuel dump were pied children was the guest speak a pc 1 or of or at Tho rotary club meeting Lampell said it now appears that sever a. Days ago in the Cedar at the soviet official rate of sex tuesday evening. The Katan Gese will have to rely a Ruble the or. Morris spoke primarily or. M0stly on slow moving the Camp for driven planes against the Quot More a. My pleasant Ator offering special reduced prices for two Days a Friday and saturday this week. These Are being design rapids area o Bri Enaid Slocum change of $110 to a Ted As Christmas dollars Daw was picked up at Elkhart. Ind. Van Fin Jar meant the user expect Camp Sunnyside Cash prizes of $25, $15 and $10 the Winner. Houses must be list d in an entry Buik. Fern Cliff Church to join in Bible Reading program in i Christmas. Parking meters will not by cheeked on saturday evenings. They Are not checked on Satur a. Evening the remainder of the rcsei1 through an outlet year and will not by checked or City of Bri Enaid saturday evening during he Day sea on. Major Wade l my Beth said. Co., Cedar rapids. Of Riel said men we re accused of mailing 50,000 Post card advertising the machine with an offer to provide adequate work tor the purchasers to a Raj Industry pay for t in in. Women were told they could sew children s clothing which the company would buy Anc in railed to spend the equivalent of handicapped persons. The Camp is powerful and faster u. N. Aircraft. $14 740 billion on it armed forces located about six Miles North of a a a we. Tern official have said in Des Moines in a wooded area. The. Washington up a the a he past that the soviet budget amp is valued of $500,000 but cos in Ted states announced today it can be misleading Bora use of the Only a mall part of that Amoun will provide up to 21 additional big artificially ret soviet rate of sex due to gifts and free labor. It go planes to assist United no change and because military sex la.,t summer the Camp served 320 Lions forces in the Congo Pandit urea can be hidden in the handicapped in an 8 week period j a budget for the state controlled next summer the Camp will be in easter Seal operation for i week and to Chi Irman k. Am a Comorato Mary More. According to to conduct conferences on school construction or. Morris the Camp will eventual i Robert l. Piper Public school by psychologist for Henry Van Buren Tjie and Louisa counties been aply Opit rate on a 9 month basis or. Morris was introduced Robert Piper cd air Mas of t�k3 Moines up. Builder chd Dren commit ice. Ray pm it Ltd a it of unto i Maimu. For the 1962 easter Seal Campaign. High school girl Accident victim for j which will be opened March 15th, 1962. Co chairman will be mrs. M to local students will go the Fern cuff evangelical free Church located 3 North and Milf a 1 was Anc is join Jaq porn Sec conference ing with thousands of other _ churches in the United states in a 1962 crusade to a return the Bible to the heart of the As a major part of this program the Crescent a up Sandy Iowa City. Iowa some 27o student from 35 Iowa High school will gather at the state University of Iowa Fri Fiat and saturday if nun to recognize Able and Strong went Admiral Byrd in 1933 women. B1s brother or. R w. Poulter is the a it. Of styles Bridges now head of the division of the we likens the leadership of the natural sciences at Iowa Wesleyan. Republic in party Iii another brother is John Poulter by Ai a. Chairman of the re 1907 Wauwatosa Wauwatosa Wise. Public an pol a committee which who is with Hie Koehring company derided f what the re pub Sisters ale mrs t m Phelps. Hills lican party by sieved and Practised Boro and mrs. Paul Smith. It. To i Der of Hie republicans in pleasant wife is the former the Senate is Everett Dirksen of Helen Gray of my pleasant. it was Bridges however who gave a philosophic tone to the republicans in the Senate. This v. Is particularly valuable during the Des Moines up a Frank n Eisenhower administration when Bunker. 37, today was appointed the party was Uncertain As to its chief of architectural and Engineer character and its future. President my services for the state Board of Eisenhowe r provided no leadership control. In Cong re s. To perhaps not Alto Bunker assistant chief of the Gether understanding the relations services for the past 2. Years sue of the presidency to Congress. Tercis the late Ralph Arnold who people of Hie local congregation will up he a Jos on it what should to jars be challenged to read the Bible Steeve to. Missouri Valley school girl. Was killed tuesday night when Hie ear in which so was Riding veered off interstate 29 two Miles North of he Crescent interchange and rolled Over three a noun cd tuesday. 60 training school boys May go Home Christmas Dren s Christmas party at the masonic Hall on dec Ember 19 sic conference student from it Bunker appointed through in 1962. Pastor e Schumacher announced that this new Bible re amp Ding Campaign will be explained in detail at the morning service of the congregation on sunday. Die. To. At to 45 a in. A report of Ute Progress of members of the congregation will a made after six months. A recognition service for everyone who Marshall Lerner. Glen read the Bible through in 1962 will their teacher. R it Ger l be the role of the Federal government in education a they Are participants in the tenth annual High school foul us Gene Tipper. 25 Missouri Valley. Injured but not miss Stueve daughter of or and mrs. Raymond stucco was one of in it teenagers Riding in a car driven All were from pleasant who will participate ii the at Sui include Ralph Brown. Don Kreutner. Paulette Thayer Frau Hummel. Sharon Lee. Brad Lee Ca a Ore. Meeker seriously were Joann rails of Irene Totten la a and Tippe n Des my Ines it up about 60 boys at the state training school at Eldora will get chances to go Home for Christmas this month. Baer said Only boys who were at he school prior to july i would be considered and that other condition would have to be met. Man missing 13 years identified be held at the close of the year will accompany them it. Pleasant chamber of Olmem residential lighting contest official entry Blank state files resistance to new trial Effort and school officials will conduct a sheets is program chairman series of conferences throughout month Iowa next year to coordinate plan a Ward session was introduced As Ning of new school buildings with the High school rotarian for the lit Chi a and mrs Art Braker new developments and techniques m0nth i. Milton rodder Cras to a a r in secondary education it was an president owe a i son a Spon scuffs of the Campaign will be the not insert Tho. The just cml cd profession women will be held club t he v f w Auxin car it no 2561 and the rotary club crippled children s committee. Announcement also been made that mrs Jack Dariani will serve As chairman for it. Pleasant and Center township. Otho chairmen will be announced within the near future. C e Morris registered son i Hannibal. To up a a in worker and i id represent Ive missing from he Iowa Home for 13 her tae Iowa easier Seal sol.?years was identified As Ernest f. Tuesday afternoon in 5. Parrish tuesday by a sister whose pleasant with or. Piper c.?-nrme he scribbled on a piece of chairmen and mrs. Leo Turley who paper in the police station Here. Is serving As Campaign pubic 1 Fairish a 37-year-old vet Enn of chairman. Initial Campaign plan. World War la. Wandered into the were formulated at this time police station sunday and said he funds from the annual easter remember who he was a Seal Campaign provide help an i t Hon ties said Hope for handicapped children and police gave the Man a piece of adults of ail races needs an paper and a Pencil. Later they nationalities from ail sections of or. Loder deals with unselfishness or Dwight e. Zoder president of Garrett biblical Institute Evanston. Ill dealt with the unselfishness of love when he smoke at the weekly Chapel service tuesday morning at Iowa Wesleyan College died last month. Since the Advent of the Kennedy administration. The Republican thought and a lessening of Ani name party been split by factionalism Josities. It is difficult to know ranging from the conservatism of who can take place As the part Barry Coldwater to the liberalism peace maker m these years of trial of Nelson Rockefeller. Senator copyright 1961. King features Brid a in n 1 a Stablish unit of Syndicate. Inc i Des Moines a up. A the state today filed its resistance to defense demands for a new trial for convicted slayed Ronald m stump charging that Many of the defense claims were either a distorted Quot or a nothing but opinion and arguments on Tho motion were Ames Iowa up a 20 mile scheduled for thursday with sen per hour Speed limit been set noticed he had scribbled two names the state regardless of the Caus of title was a fallacy off act and in Ajic Phi a Quot Thelma Wells and crippling Snow plows Speed limit family supper at address mail or take to chamber of Commerce office a George a Check revealed that Thelma Wells was the unidentified mans sister the pub _ lither of a weekly newspaper at vow thursday evening Kahoka mo., police said. Police said Parrish was last re a Fain y supper a be serv Quot 1 t twi atari spa n it Home in Dav at the \ i Hall on thursday ? a Tancin of stump a 22-ye�r-old for Snow plow. Opening on Iowa ported Kente Turt turn of Iowa graduate from highways this Winter the Iowa expo it. It Wall comm Salon mid tue.-1 a Check was being made to try vow families Are to wag covered Keokuk set for 9 a in next Highway Day. Day. And piece together the Many spa t. Dish and service
Search the Mount Pleasant News Today
with a Free Trial
We want people to find what they are looking for at NewspaperArchive. We are confident that we have the newspapers that will increase the value of your family history or other historical research.
With our 7-day free trial, you can view the documents you find for free.