Read an issue on 12 Feb 1958 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 12 Feb 1958 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) - February 12, 1958, Mount Pleasant, Iowa
Pleasant these Days i it. Pleasant Iowa wednesday Eyen inc of Carrier try per week by George e. Sokolsky a Gilg is president expresses Confidence the waste of Talent so me men mint devote them a is Ives to the search for the truth net Only because their inner nature requires it but because their education and training have forced upon them this vocation. They Are often dissatisfied and discontented men. They search the heavens they pursue mathematical formulae they investigate the entrails of animals they crawl along the Bottom of the sea they climb the highest mountains and go to the South pole they argue in symbols and write on blackboards other men regard Thorn As impractical yet All that we knew comes from such searcher fur the truth. There is no use requiring research scientists to weigh and measure and supervise for theirs is the realm of thought and if thinking sometimes makes them seem to be impractical All the ways that practical men have for making Money and producing their wares originated with such Petrous us my colleague or. Pedler would Call a double dome. Announce Merit award i District bar association i winners at Iowa Wesleyan i endorses George Yan Allen for District court judge Start Fine arts drive at dinner Thomas Dailey seeks nomination i for Congress upturn in employment is expected Iowa Wesleyan alumni who will receive tit annual Merit awards this Yeai were announced today they Arlt David a Arn Bruster state University of Iowa swimming coach. Or Joseph c Hidasey director of the new York Hospital Cor Nell medical Center and Harold a Dom tuesday night in the main dining room it the Harlan hotel opened the a noun i drive for memberships in Hie local Kine arts he it is i to organization uses Iii services of Community concerts in Ltd h Sui los representative. Charlo., Winter of Nev York present Questa wire workers in the Campaign la David i la kit a president presided and introduced the officers mrs Henry Irani vice i resident and membership Cli Sirinan Helen Hall will Secretary and Edna Mil Heller treasurer att. I or Price thanked miss Blanche i inn son who was chairman it the dinner arrangements lie introduced the speakers of the evening or Owen Wilson or. Winter and min i Nuit or. Wilson commented on the citation awarded i. Pleasant by who s who in America and spoke of the Type of Community in which people like to live and stressed music As one of the things which make Ute pleasant and worthwhile he pointed out that As an Effort had been made which resulted in i pleasant s being cited by a who s who Quot an Effort Loo must la made to obtain results in a membership Campaign such a the dinner was inaugurating of i George i Van Allen of of pleasant Iowa Fen t he posit Kwh of judge of tile twentieth judicial dirt net. To fill the vacancy caused by the a Alii of the into it to Paul h Mccool and that the governor make the appointment affective june i 1958, in Bidet for i Van Allen to arrange his Poi amal affairs and to a ins Hie Law off in Quot Washington Hanhi president i i Howei said today that. March Quot a i mull Mink the beginning of the into of lie economic downturn Holcli Lins by to in eight Vear in a in unemployment in a special statement on i he Elt Moline situation the president said lie believes that we have h id most of our bad news on the unemployment front declaring that he is Quot convinced that Var Are not facing a prolonged downswing in activity Quot or. Eisenhower said a every indication us that Mardi will commence to see the Start of a pickup in Job opportunities Quot this. He mild should a Murk to beginning of tile end of the downturn in our Economy provided we apply ourselves w it ii Confidence t it Ila Job ahead Quot the president released a a fact paper Quot on administration programs which. He Saki. Was a to dish false i impressions and to make Clear the activities of this administration i these Fields a i or. Eisenhower gave two reus e for ins a Confidence in Hie recover v of our they were Quot first it is my conviction that i the underlying forces of growth r main Strong and undiminished. J a second the firm policy of to gov eminent is to Foster tins recon Ary ill every sound Way i am oink a big sure that we will go Forward on j every practical Avenue of action dives files on agencies i Washington uns sen Wayne Morse to it ore., turned Over to a House investigating subcommittee until it the files on alleged no. Undue in Federal regulatory agencies j which were Given to him by tin i put be group s ousted chief counsel Bernard Schwarts Morse handed a suitcase full of reportedly a hot documents to rep Oren Harris o Aik who look Over the chairmanship it it i tin sub committee w ii e n rep Morgan Moulder d mo., unit As head of i the inquiry in protest against j Schwarts dismissal the Transfer took place at Morse s apartment after surrender a of the files was requested by House speaker Sam Rayburn a i it Tex state sen hoi on lies Moines county for eight years elected in 1986 to the Iowa legislature in has served on major committees in the Tate Senate during hts four be Sun. To i he a appointed by the Praia Dent of the Senate to nerve on the in rial holes revision com Mil tee in Jand is now on of two democratic mein bet of the i me my r investigating commit the Ltd Ells lion a to tile Titi Aftin of the pm re i Iowa i t Riel in Cong re by a serious responsibility i in seeking the a t i Capou. Ibi it v because of the event of the two years and their effect upon allot us Quot Dailey said. The grave threat tour National Security from us soviet Union falling farm income falling Fin in prices More people out of we Oik ind then to aet a Lack of concern a Cir the r p problems by he National administration t Hose Are Sonja of the reasons for my cd i Sun to run for Congress Quot Dilley added or. Joseph c. Hinsey convocation speaker i Winter told the audience id the two programs already assured one is the Columbus boy choir with Lour adult soloists added who will sing the leads in Menotti a a Short opera a Kamahl and tile night vis horse a i he other program definitely signed is a music for tonight an orchestra the remainder of the series depends on the number of members enrolled this week. Mrs Traut explained the membership committee organisation and gave instructions to those who will Contact prospective members she announced that the Headquarters in the Harlan hotel will remain open from to to in through 5 30 p a a Telephone number 30. Has been installed so that interested persons May phone for information or to ask to have a membership card faces Bank charge John b. Rockwell is candidate new regulations on admissions at health Institute Quot with respect to the missile programs has there been an adequate and proper use of scientific manpower Quot Des Moines Una a 22-year-old Maxwell youth Ira Walter link was charged in Federal District court in Des Moines today with entering a Bank with intent to commit larceny. The charge came in connection w it ii the robbery of the Maxwell stale Bank in Maxwell last sunday. Authorities said link admitted robbing three other Maxwell Bitt iness places the same night. The loot from the Bank was $137 in rolled coins. The arrest was made by Story county sheriff Hun Shalley of Nevada and agents of the Fri from Oma Ila they said tile arrest came As the result of a tip and a subsequent investigation bund was set at $5,000. John it Rockwell Farmer residing Southwest of it pleasant announces that he will seek tile re i i Iii it n i v nomination for state ii in resent tip. Rockwell 46, a resident of the county for 34 years is Well known in of. Pleasant As Well As in the Rural areas because of his Many activities he and his Wile and four children attend the methodist Church in it pleasant and he has held various Church offices. At the present time lie is a member of the Bourd of trustees. He has headed numerous a Cress fill fund drives in the Oak Lea Vicinity Aud is a director of tile undid fund Campaign Board. He is a member of the steering committee on school reorganization. He attended Iowa Wesleyan three Semi tem and is a member of Sigma Phi Epsilon. He is a Veteran of j or yours in a a Quot Navy in world War ii born in Burlington Iowa on june 12, 1914. Senator Dailey Lur lived in Des Moines county All his life except for time away at school and in Tho military. Vic mrs. Leu. Wilmeth taken by death Jordan Iraq Union hailed the group assembled at 5 . For a discussion of chapter organization for the annual red Cross Campaign during March. Leading the discussion was mrs. Rut or Mellen american red Cross Field representative. Inc is. Parsons Here tonight i the City police Force is now using 1 i a new 1958 Gray Dodge police Cruis i it which was purchased by the City j recently to replace the old car Lincoln it birthday w As observed v Loch was badly damaged in an a locally wednesday by a display of Olden t last december. A few flags. Tire courthouse and j the local officers had Bern using tire Bank were closed. A c used car since the Accident
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.