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Mount Pleasant News (Newspaper) - May 12, 1961, Mount Pleasant, Iowa The it. I peasant news partly Cloudy vol. 83, no. 112mt. Pleasant Iowa Friday evening May 12, 1901 these Days by fir urge e. Sokolsky san Sile is propaganda this country is in trouble. Its great men have come to the sup Jagt it of president Kennedy without partisanship former presidents Herbert Hoover and Dwight d. Eisenhower former vice president Richard Nixon general Douglas Macarthur and the entire Republican leadership stand behind the president As regards foreign policy As firmly As any Democrat. Jut not a the Democrat a publication issued by the democratic National committee. In it May 4th Issue it raises the question of for s a Aioo Days a As controversial a subject As can be conceived. The republicans except a few Liberal ones regard the list of in Bills which this publication offers As a j measure of Roosevelt Genius As prolonging tile depression forcing j us into world War ii to end in employment and wrecking the capitalist system. It is not necessary to discuss these Bills now. Some of them Are Law of the land some have been thrown out by the court some have been abandoned or revised. What us the advantage of raising these issues now ? furthermore. Why talk of 12 years of a 3m in delay conference mrs. Abraham 103, widow of civil War Veteran Dies m he i mrs. Mary Abraham dimly historical j to hold annual re siness session of Ujj Jug member of the local auxiliary for he was a member of scene from my pleasant High senior lass play seniors to present the rivals Sheridan so tile rivals will be presented by the senior class of mfrs on May 12 and 13 at 8 00 . St. The play is an 18th Century comedy of manners and supreme not it Only a. 0j mistaken identity but of the intricate processes that were gone through to pair off couples. Outline plans for civil War commemoration pageant at old threshers reunion 103, died at lie Home of Lier on Frank afraid Ai 982 Cherry Circle. Vrr 60 Yri Quot about 1 a in. Friday May 12. After Impf Quot of 1, cd a Sinai item la Short illness. J society i i for it Fiti i tin t v. Re i tile Daug liter of pc or a mailing widow of civil War v Matherme Shearer plan i lie a ii a. Era re. And do a it Ife Lur agr in born nov. 18. 1837 at Hamilton j., Tea into hied a Tern Mien t til Beal Ohio. She had la Cen a resident of and National Polit and . Henry county and it pleasant for j in surviving Are her son and a Nehru years. I. 1 ter in Law. Frank and Cora Abra in october 12. 1981, she was 14-nation discussion i 081 polled enthusiasm was evident at the meeting of the civil War Centon pageant and Marion Overton is slate Nial commission meeting held serving As chairman of tile group a a married to Ca pm lot Abraham. Civil War Veteran who preceded Lier Iii death on july 23. 1920. She is Tho last of her family of eight Brothers and Sisters. She was the oldest member of american legion auxiliary. Ham. Of i pleasant and several nieces and Nephew. Funeral service will be held at 2 . Monday at the r. K Crane funeral Home the Rev e a Mathews will officiate with interment in f Orest Home cemetery. Friends May Call at the Crane of Iowa being a charter it moral Home As they desire. Applied we cause the two you ii the Harding Coolidge or Hoover air pad administration. Russian people were Nice to i s says Judy Hudson on return Here ii is no advantage to president Kennedy to antagonize the republicans by this Tyi Etc of shoddy propaganda which the country could afford As a luxury of Freedom in better Days. There can be no criticism of a political party praising itself and All its works. There must be Freedom to criticize any group any propagandist in Agency which disregards the seriousness of Tho times and stimulates antagonism toward president Kennedy on such a Remote Issue As whether Franklin d. Roosevelt was a More Able president than Calvin Coolidge or Herbert Hoover. In love Only under an i assumed identity. Two other Fel a lows have also fallen in love with i the Young girl Lydia. Bob acres a typical tool ire Stab persuaded hat he should Duel Lydia s secret Lover Beverly capt Jack absolute in a counter plot gentlemen also arrange a Duel for the same time and for a ment by Jim it a a a a a sch it its editor the russian people care quite wednesday veiling at the Henry with Everett Mcallister of lock a do nothing Quot Republican admin i he in to a a a no us la use a a Mak it ride �5 a a a chairman istra Lions the phrase Quot do Noth i la to Quot Civ Quot War a Quot Quot not a a it Rattan Samue ukr How aae a a it a mgr invented by Harry Truman i j pageant to by held wednesday eve ardent anti slavery personalities of cannot truthfully 2 la a in t a t a in no Liers reunion. J featured in a school scene and this the pageant. A one nation Inch wii1 by organized by the schools visible Quot us bring planned As a gig with Donald Young As chairman. Gai Itic spectacular and will feature a or Mccreight of Winfield be of about 400 and More than Gion auxiliary will be in charge of Friendly and Nice to u. Quot raid Judy Ann 50 horses and riders. Mrs. Glen the personnel for the Large choras1 Hodson. Iowa Wesleyan Tigre the r More lately Heman is Hultquist of Olds is general chair that will by a feature of the pageant All american who along with Man of this event and her com 4m7d tins group together with the i Randy i Etc former Tiger Etc great mite for the staging is mrs. E. A v f w auxiliary and other a returned ii Ere Friday noon after Hayes mrs. Philip Lewis mrs. E. C. Trio tic organizations will be in Gen touring Russia with tile u s. Two other Mccoid mrs. Helen Virden and Bob Cral of re of the costuming. Women All Star Cace Quad. Front rehoused. They have completed the farm Bureau groups under Judy and Sandy arrived in new place. Tile the crafting of the pageant and the Benr Rai chairmanship of Clark York by Jet thursday night. They ii Ara or ers All collect themselves at Many of the organizations who Are Burns will furnish the properties \ flew to Chicago and then to bursting s Mead Fields and die co taking part have already made plans Hafl personnel for the agricultural Lington arriving there about la fusing lob of untangling the idea to for this presentation. The Henry Abd this w ill feature equip a . Friday ties of the Perrons involved makes county and s. E. Iowa Saddle club ment of that period showing the j the u. 8 men and women team. Ood Deal of hilarious Merci-11 1 Taki part in the pageant and l Rob pm of fanning during the loft Russia tuesday and flew to hits group will be und a the direct civil War since almost every Able Stockholm. Sweden where they. Sir al Solute and mrs. Malaprop Tam of Virgil h hem an and Carlbo Lif a Man was away fighting. Won two exhibition games. Five who but the objective historian ski t1pr fai71oa&Quot get Mumme. Lloyd Peterson William satyr members of the men team i straightened out and the play ends happily. Scats can be reserved at pan. A a the women team the i al i y Imma i Iii i this Henry county lilt Erica i will hold their annual s hireling monday evening. At. 8 co at die Courtl Chise pita it it w ill Lee Clr Ltd no of of Fie r. Geneva up a tile 14-Iimtton Onfri i Iii r on the flit Llly of i Tov. I v As to on today at least until Ca to Day a Krill n anti unwed j the a Lay without explanation Jih Ord Terr a meeting Between i British foreign Secretary lord j Homo and Lovirt foreign minister j Andrei Gromyko co chairmen of die conf mice the conference had Bren scheduled to Start this afternoon. And All Man bar. Arr urged i it it attend Ako plan will be diem cd for next year s program. Reports for the year will be made and refreshments will im1 Ervi following die meeting. Much Progress has Bren made during the initial years of the i. Torte al society and much int Ere i Bias been around in lot al history. The program have covered much of the history of the county in saturday it Quot a Ai lipid tin postponement came after the or Quot Quot p a. Oral by the society Intel Patlon which have Birn Well attended no fire a Date was set for the Start of the talk.,. Sources said there was Hiopp they would get under Way is in non of let Rei and Philllp Crawford have been occluding All american Jerry Lucas of the Nachant will h pint r Turl v 8 part of he genr1 inane a find top coach left for new Yorku r to in 0c"m? 0f the Quot i Quot rant a so Quot cd in ii her the same and arrived wed it. L. A. Who will furnish the initial planning and have directed i Neslav night they did not face the necessity of making the decision As to can write As vividly of Genghis Khan As of Laboeuf really cares j we face our own troubles and our own times. Neither Herbert Hoover nor Franklin d. Roosevelt and Bob la to Rhia or. No a Progress of the i Grant this a and the remaining men player faced the fact that 35 americans i i i a i Hhie a hmm Ain a in Quot to. Quot a Quot group a spelt Nuciol time in help j flew to Copenhagen Denmark Are in prison in the Havana area ail Tolci Andl soil 77 a Golf. He 0,1 ing wit i the actual presentation of wednesday and did some get to say nothing of the americans \ 0 i 11 he pro it cd cd Rance for sepeal f seeing. To Ley left for Home thurs held prisoner in red Clirina. I it Del it rafts and costuming As Well As other Day. A i la Lull one of the most spectacular help j 77,e women steam compiled a j Sci in. Of the Day will by the Pion 0 ,. 5 won-4 lost record on the two u Alma and a ref la 11 Rigod at Boone h or a quilting party and this will. Boy scout and girl scouts will j weeks tour while the men went whether we would make War on county Hospital in Boone about j feature a Large group of Square i make up part of the Happy scene undefeated in seven games Joan Cuba or in Laos. Or in South 12 10 am Friday after an illness dunce. Who arc already learning of the Par ant a when Johnny Crawford of Nashville. Tenn by. I of the a. I month i dances of that Era. Tills part of the comes marching Home this scene i College and Rita Horky a in was born at . I pageant will be und a the direction to be organized by the Aux -1 former two Start or the Topeka. June 17, 1883. The daughter of i of the Kerstens with represent a diary and the nurses association. Kans. Team were the favourites of fives from each of the dance groups Wili stage the Hospital scene. 1 the crowds wherever they i Laurri. And was chair manned by Philip miss Hodson said. They were the Crawford of Olds. The Page it ant promises to be a no i and 2 Herbert Hull. Philip Crawford spectacular production and has Gen and he in Dickey will chairman the crated a interest among the Camp Harlan scene Winch will also pm Oak of Henry county As Well As by the backdrop for the entire file a surround ii a communities pageant i co this will feature the 4th cavalry the com or Ritton of Alec St every and Elizabeth Carl on Vietnam or in the Congo or where. Herbert Hoover would be the last Man to compare problems with those that face presi Charlo. J Dent Kennedy several of which Anderson must Lead to War. Hoover is too she had been residing in the big a Man not to take an objective j lutheran Home at Madrid for the View of an historic situation. Why i past two years. Prior to that time then would some press agent for she dad worked in Denver Colo the democratic National commit site was a member of the swedes tee speak of the Hoover admin-1 Bing lutheran Church Tetra lion As even it surviving Are two Brothers Ani. Scorers on the squad. Judy a Junior from Donnellson said Slie did t play full time but saw quite a bit of action. She did t remember How Many Points she scored. I Pietr. Who was on her second tour of rut in. Played try of the civil organized group in the county has z 1 a ii i by m d in a a a w a Tua,10n Ana t 7 a it Quot a Fly a Quot 1 Quot ii help Nirta thus pageant of a one a ? of top to. In a a a. Harry Truman would not do that. The it it it Sisters Herman and Carl the 25th infant a a j Anderson and mrs. Clark it Nettie War and Flag for this i am not writing in defense , All of Swedesboro or by the be u. Is with Mina Campbell no up Quot raw urn pm a Herbert Hoover. To does not need Carl Edna Carlson of of pleas and Laura Frances Shafer us Chan 10,1 visible Quot one of the out defending. My Point is that we j ant it. 5. And or Esther Haver Man standing commemorations of the need a serious approach to cur of Detroit. Mich. Her parents and i 0 a Midwest in this first year of the rent problems and if and w Hen it j a brother und sister predeceased a Lward Pittman of Salem will be Civ War Centennial com Mem becomes necessary to criticize her. J general chairman for the Salem part re in i it j president Kennedy a conduct of i funeral of r vow a. I fat a the pageant which will feature a variety of music is being veil la clogs i of Lei cd Harley Redin of the National injured when it hair Pion Wayland Griir of i living Queen it of plan View. I it it it i cry the Queen were on tin Quad. Judy said that Wheil tin weren t playing or travel i g to game they pct to t of the time hopping or just taking ii the i rights. She told of an incident which happened to Lier in Moscow. Certain foods in Russia Are rationed and can be obtained Only on certain Days. She and some get of her teammates saw some people standing in line to get their quota of rationed food and she started taking picture with her movie camera. A russian civilian ran up to her and took the camera away from her. Wildly indicating she should t take the picture he gave the camera Back to her. Quot the food we find to eat a Good except we had very ii Lite meat and no milk Judy a Aid a tile meals were quite Long drawn out a All of us like tit Iii i the Best of All the russian cities we played in. The people there were More Friendly than in Moscow they acted and looked like italians they made ii 1erl More at Home we didst like Moscow As it was drab and dreary. We called it the a City of Stone races. Copenhagen and Stockholm were marvelous arid we All vowed to return the teams travelled together throughout the russian tour and Judy said that Lucas was a big favorite with them. He was tin Only College player on the men Tea in. A the trip was a or cd in a life time experience and 1 11 never forget it Quot Judy remarked As she returned to College life once again Ains inn in w Aco plan control commission had reported tha a general ceasefire exists in Laos. Secretary of state Dean Rusk Home and French foreign minister Maurice Couve de Murville studied the report to it Greiler and agreed i met we err requirements tor Start of the Takir a spokesman said Ute cease fire report Wras a reasonably and an american spoke rom said Quot the cease fire is no longer an but the question of who is to represent Laos remained a big Issue. Iii Waco Tepool it net pro Jim i move d a step nearer to a possible election As a result of a ruling in judge l. Ii. Carson at Washington Friday. He sustained a motion of the Henry counts Board of eduction to dismiss an anneal to the District court which 11ad Bren filed by the Emy links Washington county Board of Edu a cation earlier thus if Thor is hoi tile unexpected government con further delay., notice of an Eleo cession broke a we Klong dead lock Hon May by Given later. Jon where to Dolci the talks do it will be recalled that the joint signed to solidify peace and work. A bunty boards voted approval and out details of military cease fire in Vientiane Laos up a the Royal laotian government yielded to communist rebel demands today and agreed to hold Hll political and cease fire negotiations b Hind in foreign policy and activities it son will be held at the should be done with objectivity lutheran Church with the Rev the underground railway a slave pm nned in addition to the chorus auction and the attempt made by a with Arditi Ingmanson and Frank Van Allen poses a pies Ion so As not to give Aid and Comfort Arnold Tho re n officiating on Sun sma11 army u destroy the town. J Abraham a part of this planning to the enemy. There is no sense Day at 2 Cost j the historical society will do the the new London male quartet As in being and at j interment will be in the swede is Orch for tic historical events iwel1 m other groups Wib assist the same time handing Thrush Burg cemetery of fac pageant and they together ai1 interested residents of Henry Chev tile material he requires for j the r k Crane funeral Home l web Herman Elgar will be consult county Are urged to attend meetings malevolent propaganda against m chars of arrange no lits. Tills nation. What have we done about american newspaper Folk who have either Bern arrested or Are in hiding in foreign embassies they Are Robert Berglez of the As j Sod a Ted press Malin of time Harold k milks of the associated pre Martin Housman of the i fat George Kaufman of the associated press Robert Perez of Mutual broadcasting and rub appointed to Sui position Iowa City Iowa up a or. The ants for thai historical accuracy of and help with the pageant As will John c. Weaver 45, Dean of University of n Taska graduate school since 1955. Today was appointed to the newly created Post of Hart Phillips of the new York in e Pes it i it sent Lor research at the times. What do we do about such a Uvari it ily of to a president Virgil incidents Winch for some reason in Halwer am bounced today or other arc not even re it sorted a he cry a appoinlm�l1 Bas been when they occur granted that it coi Iii cd by the Board of regents i is Dill cult to realize that we Are in so Smi today at amps at War with soviet Russia a War 111 vice prep deftly Lor re Starcin that i unorthodox in its immedi i was m a d because of the volume ��no1 or. And mrs. George Schroedr at manifestations but nevertheless it of research grand from off Campus i a a a. M watched anti bruised about the production. A it to Nav other projects being Jiro the final scene will a replica by the county civil War of an actual event which took place Centennial group. Officers for the in the a rates and this precision roup Are chairman Helen m drilling will be done by tile National Vil Den vice chairman Carl an guard and til army Reserve under of Tyson Secretary Larry Belles and the chairmanship of Darrel god publicity chairman Ethel Garret Dard and Leo Turley. Son. Bennett Cox. I Yam a. Tu., suffered injuries when the car he a driving left Highway 218 about eight Miles North of it pleasant of i 12 45 . Friday and rolled Over after a tire blew out. 1 the car. A 1954 Ford landed in a ditch and a. Extensively damaged. Cox went to a farm House to Call or Assi. Lance or was taken to memorial Hospital and remains a patient there he suffered a mild shoulder separation cuts and that later the Washington county Board in objection filed an Apical with the state department of Pup in in auction. The depart mint filled in favor of the proposal with the exception of one mall area. A notice of election was pub i tied after which the Washington county Board obtained an injunction to prevent the holding of the a Lemon anti tiled an Appeal to the District court the Henry county Board then filed the motion Lor diam Sal which was sustained. This strife torn Jungle kingdom. Festival of Fine arts opens soon Little car turns on Side a i it a d i us driven by Julie Koch pc lined Over on one Side after the brakes failed at the intersection of White and Farl Street at 4 30 thursday but she was not Hurt City police report. A. Or Bys help d put the Small car Back on its wheels. I refreshing its were served by mrs. Julbe Quot a the l Ife and drum corps have Philip Crawford. Mrs Lloyd Peter been a part of the plans for the son and mrs. Jack Benesh. Bicycle rider slightly injured Dennis Anderson nine year old landslide buries 40 Rush new Aid in Southern Illinois is War. Once evidence is that seven organizations and individuals for 4 o clock thursday afternoon when american newspapermen have either been arrested or have taken dents 111 a ious Fields and Refuge in foreign embassies and we creasing emphasis in that ignore tile fact. The silence on this it it Ciccati 11 handier said. Subject is appalling but it is i Weiner who will assume new characteristic of this War that we Dutu jul it also will be Dean of i tile graduate school and professor of geography. Work by the University and its Stu a car driven by mrs. M. Ackles by i fir flip Tate of Illinois rushed new of today to Southern a egyptian Quot towns battling some of the area s Iowa City Iowa up a radioactive atom a is like a hot gain of Popcorn it May pop any minute a leading space scientist said Here thursday. A tin summarizes several Book on radioactivity a or. James a Van Allen head of tile univ i it of Iowa pin i is and astronomy department said during a creative arts week lecture. Van Allen who has helped do sign Many of the delicate instruments tint ride america., manmade satellite al o posed a pertinent question for Mankind the answer in the event communication May be established at some future time with a whig our forms or life in a Oiher solar by item Quot Iowa Wesleyan College will hold a of Fine arts May to through 21. Included in the festival will be a Art exhibit concerts and recitals monday May loan exhibit of the work of Edward Betts assistant professor of Art University of Illinois will open. Til is will run through May 20 from i to 5 and 7 to 9 St. A three Day run of King Lear directed by Bob fronterhouse will Feeter Kenneth Klopfenstein inc senior from Wayland in the title role. A in he play will be two evenings thursday and Friday May 18 and 19, at 8 . And saturday afternoon. May 20, at 2 p. In. Or. Keylor Noland of the inc faculty conductor of the Southeast tows symphony and or. Leonard Klein of the state University of Iowa w Lii present a recital of sonata. Saturday May 20, at 8 . Sunday May 21, at 3 30 . There will be a concert by the College Community chorus under the Baton of prof. Burton Mahle who will al o direct the a Cappella choir and the Madrigal singers in a portion of the program. Also scheduled is the Iowa Wesleyan concert band und a the direction of miss Ruth Keraus. The chorus will perform the Brahms a a requiem and Bruckner Gloria Quot from mass no. 2. A feature of the sunday Atter i noon concert will be a composition of or r. Evan Copley head of the if will of Berenic c of ebb Iowa music department with Bettenhausen race Driver killed Indianapolis a i Pic Tony Bettenhausen Tinley Park hi., twice National driving Champion was killed today in a practice run at Indiana Polis Speedway. Bettenhausen spoke al a >1t. Pleasant High school Assembly Here two years ago., will admitted to probate he Aid t Une scientist arc attempting to determine whether certain mysterious radio signal Are coming from such Quot higher massive landslide thursday at a National guard troops into White forms of Lluc and if r. Cults of the. Kuala Bumpur Malaya up worst floods on record. A a Mountainside collapsed in Ai gov. Otto Kerner ordered fish the in a he Back of bicycle on Broad dam let Mew met Aya county which wa6 40 a a of Quot hotting i n my ova the burying 40 person.-, alive. Her water. Forty boys 40 per cent in j handlebars onto the grass Dennis turned onto Broad Street the Avalanche said to from the in made Ion Forest state boys Camp were the m by sly dispatched to join 500 troop is to research Are a a positive eff cats will to communicate with a been admitted to probate at the courthouse Aid according to the terms tier estate a Lei to Marline ital1 and oui Ratliff daughter and Carol Lynn Steb bins. Granddaughter 1/oulm Ratliff was named executrix of the will which was drawn up july 23. 1947 word by or. Lout a. Hascol Thayer chairman of the humanities division and head of the English department it i., the first Siwic presentation of the work. County employee suffers Finger injury should not raise our voices in protest or that we should take no action. The reason is. Of course. That this War is on multiple fronts and nobody knows where to strike or where we will be struck. It is in such a period that Peltin must give Way to objectivity from Between several parked cars r history occur d Beemen and civil defense workers Van Allen said such co mum and did not see the ear approaching. Mrs Ackles applied her brakes immediately. Dennis was examined at ringlet a Hill station 140 Miles embattled dikes Manning the North of Here. It apparently was Carmi Iii caused by heavy Rains. 1 m a a More flood swirled through ens at. Cation would take a a great Deal of Power. And Many years to Iran there is to much to lose in at Hospital and the known death toll stood at la Era Missouri and Southern Indiana Shilly shalling of political press he was attending school today. J today and Premier Tenkku Abdul the Midwest s watery ordeal was a Gentry. J a headlight on Ackles car was Rahman travelled to the scene for week old but the threat to Down copyright. 1961, King features broken and the bicycle was dam a a personal investigation of Rescue j Stream communities was far from Syndicate inc gtd slightly operation he added that the a total Cost May be As much As $100,000 per syllable Quot then asked a what Are we going to a v ? a trucker killed near Des Moines desk Moines Ufi Lions truck Driver was killed today when truck ran off Iowa 163 about four Miles East of Here. The victim killed outright was Larry Manford Crane 22, Vandalia to. Wilmer c it a. A county employee suffered a crushed ring Finger on i righthand in an Accident which i occurred on a county Road South o an us Salem Friday morning. He was treated at memorial Hospital and released Cox and some other workers were putting in a Concrete Entrance pit a Aud Finger was caught Between the pipe and a Hock

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