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Salt Lake Tribune, The (Newspaper) - December 28, 1949, Salt Lake City, Utah RADIO NEWS totonnoiutaJB Network Station KALL Monti Thronjth Cloudy fair 75 SALT LAKE WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 1949 PRICE FIVE 347Year Dutch Rule Ends for Indonesia 77 Million Citizens Celebrate Birth of Nation Peacefully 27 people of Indonesia snapped their colonial bond with Holland Tuesday and i took their place as a new nation in Communistthreatened southj east I Throughout the chain of islands stretching nearly 3000 miles between the Pacific and Indian Indonesians Tuesday night peacefully celebrated their first hours of freedom after 347 years of Dutch Thousands of the red and white banners of the new United States cf Indonesia draped the Dutch brick buildings and Chinese shops of Batavias thronged by crowds shouting Merdeka free street cars clanging along the canallined streets were jammed with cheering and every street corner was clam orous with Javanese gong and tom tom music from Seventh New Nation The US I is the seventh new and independent nation to be formed since the Others are The Burma and In ad Korea gained independence from the then split into sections along lines of the Russian and American occupation Most of the Indonesia islands were under martial a hang over from the turbulent years of guerilla Daan military governor of warned that irresponsible elements would be dealt with Officials had feared Communists might seek to make IriuOueaiafta became CUatOuUuia of their riches of rubber and spices even as British com monwealth foreign ministers and State department ifficials prepared to study strategy for pre venting the spread of communism from China Fourfear Achievement An achievement of four and a half years of intermittent guerilla j warfare and tedious freedom came in colorful ceremonies held almost simulta neously in the marble civic hall burgherzaal on Dam square in Amsterdam and in the glistening white palace of Dutch governors In At in Amsterdam EST Queen Juliana of The Netherlands soberly signed the deed reliquishing sovereignty over the greater part of her rich In a threeminute Queen Juliana called the occasion one of the most deeply moving events of the as it to the very roots of our Yugos Report WestOkehs Second Loan World Bank Agrees To Tito Aid Discloses Israel Jacobnen end cf inspriscBEssni by JACOBSON FREE Offers Aid To Indonesia 27 Yank Captive In Hungary Exits Today 27 head of the American joint distribution com mittees Budapest office who was seized by Hungarian police will be released some time a spokesman for the American legation said Tuesday of was on his way to the Hungarian Austrian border under escort when the spokesman made the an He will be the spokesman firld as Spy Only this week Hungarian offi cials told the United States lega tion that Jacobson was being held on espionage He was ar rested shortly after he crossed the border on his way to Budapest after a six weeks vacation his wife and two Helen and Dec 27 Premier Edvard Kardelj announced in the year end session of parliament Tuesday that the world bank in Washington has agreed in principle to grant Yugoslavia another new 000 Shortly Ivan 2 man in the ministry of Mid Yugosla vias armed forces budget in 1950 will total or In 1919 it was or he Same Army Grosnjak said the increase in military expenditures resulted solely from the need for still greater building in our war indus try and not because Yugoslavia has more men under Before the same session of par Interior Minister Alexander Rankovic also an nounced that The nations antiaircraft de recently broadened to elude now will be expanded on a mass movement basis to include virtually every The government has decided to grant amnesty to 7000 prison ers 3163 were freed during including1500 Is his hour and ICasiisate review of Yugoslavia foreign Kar delj called the Sovietinspired corn inform campaign against Marshcll Tito the dirtiest campaign in the history of the Rankovic declared it had failed Links to West Kardeljs disclosure of new fi nancial help to this which is under economic blockade on the part of the Soviet Union and the cominform came on the heels of these other recently announced blows to the blockade 22 oneyear trade pact with western 24 Civil aviation accord with the United fiveyear agreement with Great Britain balanced 1950 In the United States exportimport bank 9 granted Yugoslavia for building and for raw In early October the interna tional monetary a sister in stitution of the world made available to Yugo in The United States extended po litical support and economic aid to the newborn Indonesian rej When Jacobson failed to show public Tuesday in the expectation up at his Budapest which it will help bolster southeast Asia distributes relief to destitute Hun garian his staff notified the The Hungarian for against the advance of commu Pres Harry S Truman will grant eign office then American diplomatic recognition then confirmed that Jacobson was to the new Nationalist regime I under within 24 the State de partment It was added that this must comply formalities which the State department left unex Presumably they were connected with the absence of Truman from the capital and with delays met with by Merly who is en route by air to the Indonesian tochran is reported to be Trumans choice as the first Amer ican ambassador to Marshall plan assistance came to an end as the Indo nesians graduated from colonial but shipments of rice and textiles already dispatched or con tracted for will continue for sev eral Efforts on the part of of ficials to visit Jacobson in his jail were But the spokesman said Tuesday the relief by Rebuke Jacobsons release follows the S State departments stern 20 note to the Hungarian Commu nist denouncing Hungarys conduct and barring further travel by citizens in The was directed specifically at the monthlong de tention of Robert Eu ropean vice president of the Inter national Telephone and Telegraph has been held Espionage and sabotage charges have been made against Lucas Sees Spending Cut in 51 HitsMeat Ax government cant possibly ferret out enough unpaid taxes with Its present waalt of to the federal a high official said Tues This who wished to re A NATION PRAYED Betty Lou Must Have Hand Doctor Says 27 Little Betty Lou for whom the nation must have her right had Her doctor said Tuesday night this move is imperative if her life is to be She has a highly malignant lesion on her third fin He announced the operation will take place the Com mercial Appeal said Tuesday night in a copyrighted The 10yearold farm girl her self was if the Lord wants my thats all right with she whispered to her Clay after he broke the Thousands of persons out the country have prayed the fifth graders hand might be But many ministers added this to their plea If it be Betty captured sympathy through a letter she wrote the Commercial Appeal 1 after hearing of the possible amputa I want those who may read this letter to pray that I may not have to lose my hand and that I may soon completely I be leave Sic the Lord will answer their The Memphis physician made his announcement only after tattling with Boston opedaiisls who ex amined Betty last They agreed amputation was the only way to stop the bone The arm will be amputated mid way between the wrist and the el A specialist in Boston said if the added malignancy is not removed it will spread to other areas of the body by way of blood Miss America Weds Imperils Title LITCHFIELD 27 America of Jacque late Tues day married her high school handsome curlyhaired Doug in a spur of the mo ment ceremony that may jeopar dize her national beauty queen The 18yearold beauty said she couldnt bear the thought of having her 20yearold fiance re to so she said We just decided to get But in Atlantic chairman Park Haverstick of the Miss America pageant committee called the surprise ceremony unprece Family Surprised Haverstick said her contract with the pageant committee def initely states she was not to marry before the pact expires next The board of directors of the national beauty Haver stick will meet to con sider the who said when she re ceived her beauty crown that Marriage comes before a caught even her family unawares with her sudden decision to be married Tuesday Hollywood Bound The petite who was dressed in a black velveteen suit and black velvet hat for the cere said she would complete her scheduled appearances as Miss But I want to be Doug Cook right she Jacques school principal and said his daughters official engage ments as Americas reigning beauty queen extend through June The young bridegroom attic he was dropping his art course at the University of Chicago and would enroll in a Hollywood art school next Cook said they will make Hollywood their His bride last made screen tests in the film city and is under a twoyear contract to Music Corporation of Picture on page Egypt Monarch Plans Wedding king of i reliably rumored planning to wed a 16yearold girl originally to be married to a civil of the Reports My the flirt groomtobe squired tae attractive betrothed into the palace at Cairo lor the monarchs blessing of the scheduled 8 reports the marriage was ordered canceled and Farouk entered the Farouk to Marry Won From Civil Aid By ASSOCIATED PBESS The Associated Press learned from a responsible source that King Farouk of Egypt zaay soon marry the 16yearold daughter of an Egyptian civil She is Miss Narriman News from Egypt is heavily and no announcement has come from Egyp tian newspapers have forecast the announcement of happy and the romance has become the talk of much of Egypt and the Arab The informant gave this account powerful ruler of first saw Miss Sadek at the royal palace in Cairo toward the end of Fateful She was taken there by her Zaki has been one of Egypts top economic experts in that countrys delegation to the United Nations at Lake Suc Wellinformed sources said that the 29yearold king immediately fell in love with Miss who was 16 last Hachian took her to the palace to receive the kings blessing for their set for Thurs Friends of Hachian said he shortly thereafter was advised that his engagement to Miss Sadek had been A few days before the sched uled marriage on the 500 guests Hachian had invited for a wedding reception were informed there would be no Trail ExBeau Egyptian police were reported to have seized all photos of Miss Sadek in Hachians Friends said Hachian himself had been closely trailed by secret po lice since his engagement to Miss Sadek was Miss Sadek was graduated from Einstein Extends Welcome Bid 20 Years Hence 27 UP The telephone in the modest frame home of Albert Einstein rang constantly Tues The callers were persons throughout the country wanting to talk to the famous mathema tician about the Einstein It was disclosed Monday that Einstein has evolved an exten sion of his theory of But Einstein answered not Oiic the telephone He never talks on the telephone ex cept to old cronies from the world of higher Telegrams also poured and reporterg tried to see He saw He sent word out by his secretary to tell the reporters this Come back and see me in 20 TO FIND DODGERS Official Says Needs More Tax Investigators If at Cost Of Security 27 2T UP main made his Scott LUCM the Princess Ferial or high She 1 tail She has brown eyes and dark brown hair with a blond She is de scribed as unusually mentally ma ture for her She is an avid reader of books and plays tennis Hiss Sadek Is the daughter of Hussein Pahmi who had been secretarygeneral of the Egyptian ministry of communica King Farouk was divorced from Queen Parida Jury Told Hiss Twice Asked Job for Field NEW 27 Alger Hiss perjury trial heard evi dence Tuesday that Hiss twice tried to get a job for the now missing Noel named at Hiss trial as a Communist underground member in the disappeared in Europe a few months presumably be hind the iron The prosecution introduced a letter written by Hiss to They were onetime associates in the prewar State Brushes Off Request The dated May brushed off Fields request for a job with the Carnegie Endowment for International of which Hiss was then a year presi Hiss wrote that he had gone to bat for Field to get him an assignment for a series of articles for the The Last Francis former assistant secretary of Hiss once approached him about giving Field a Pre Sayre did not do Hiss confirmed Tuesday that he made such a request of The letter as read was relayed to Field through Lawrence Dug named by Hiss chief Whittaker as a prewar associate of after Duggan died in a fall from a 16th floor window a year the Justice department termed him After The letter among other that Field might write to editors of the magazine New Republic and try to arrange to write articles for The letter was introduced by Thomas Murphy during cross examination of The trial resumed Tues day after the Christmas It was not brought out whether Field ever followed up Hiss sug gestion before the trip to Europe that led to his mysterious disap Hiss on trial a second time on perjury He is accused of lying to a federal grand jury in denying that he passed State de partment secrets to Truman Dines On Friends Chili at Lunch 27 UP Harry S mixed business with pleasure Tues a concoction of routine greeting old friends among whom were high party leaders in Mis and eating Ernie now famous Tuesday he attended a formal party at the mansion estate of Blevins Davis near a former Independence school teach has been a piano playing part ner of the Wednesday Wednesday he will wind up his pleasant fiveday Christmas visit among the home He is scheduled to fly back to Washing with takeoff time here slated for 11 After his morning a 22 minute jaunt on which he was ac companied by Bufus in dependence attorney and Idngtime Mr Truman went to his penthouse suite ih the Hotel Muehlebach in Kansas There he handled some routine work brought back from Washing ton by Press Charles Then such lead ing lights of Missouri Democracy as Forrest state party chairman John and Buck Taylor called to pay their The visits generally were Elects Senator in 50 Missouri elects a senator next with the Forrest planning to seek About 15 persons lunched with the They included hi brother and Vivian Tru man and Miss Mary Jane and Mayor Roger Sermon of They lunched on Ahlfeldts chili from a sixgallon container he took to the regional supervisor of the treasury departments alcohol tax is an amateur chef who got into the cooking business be cause I love good food and the only way to get it is to cook it There was plenty of his chill for newsmen and secret service Ahlfeldt saw to it that all were Uses Taste Asked how he made his he replied he followed the dump and taste I dump some stuff in and dump and taste and sometimes dump it all out and start over he He started this batch let it simmer all He tried it out at midnight on some checked on their conditions Tues day morning and found them So I brought it on up to the he Twenty pounds of beef tender chopped with a meat chop went into the six gallons of He uses olive unsalted sweet cream chili gar lic and kidney bsans to round it ment after Aime a member of the tax writing house ways and means said he 1s convinced a diligent search for tax dodgers would turn up enough extra rev enue to wipe out the deficit and thus avoid new Added 4000 Aids Forand pointed out that the 81st congress gave the treasury almost 4000 additional investigators and said he was against new taxes un til the government has tiicu collect all those delinquent and But the government official Mid it may be the end of next year or later before the new enforcement staff is trained Only a few have been hired so And he said that at best the new Tmen can hope to bring in only an extra a Estimates of the deficit for the current ywr to about Would Get ftO for The government figures that It could collect about in evaded taxes for every dollar of enforce ment money spent U It had a big enough That would mean doubling or tripling the present staff of about The Tmen now are digging up about a year in un paid Assuming the staff were it presumably could force tax dodgers to pay as much as Harry S Truman Is ex pected to ask congress for more investigators in although nothing approaching a doubled He asked for 7000 this year and received including their typlaU and The United Press informant Mid the treasury is making a sample audit of tax returns which It hopes will give idea just how much extra might be brought in if the tax were enforced mars Rita Removed To Hospital As Birth Near 28 Hay Princess Aly Khan was rushed to the Montchoisi clinic early Wednesday Swiss time to have a She was taken to the clinic at accompanied by her hus band Aly Their car was es corted by two Swiss police The clinic was one mile from the Palace hotel where she has been awaiting the babys birth since Ritas Rudolphe has been standing by on a alert for nearly two Rochat said recently Rita may have to undergo a Caesarian oper ation but that he would not make a final decision until the last mo Ritas first Rebecca whose father was movie actor Orson was born by a Caesarian section in Los Angeles Rochat has received the full medical case history of Ritas earlier Caesarian which he said would provide him with invaluable information if another operation is Miss Hayworth and Aly Khan were at Villaris on the French riviera last May 27 in one of the most glamorous ceremonies of postwar On 18 Aly Khan told news j men Rita was expecting a Tuesday night forecaat a cut in military and foreign aid spending next But he declared mart not endanger o let foreign aid collapM In the name of meat ax and balanced budget The senate majority leader de fended past and future Marshall plan coats and federal deficit spending ss a necessary cJsoiee possible atomic war with He said that in the next fiscal year the Truman admiaiatraften will be able to cut military forces spending by He added we may be aMe te cut Manhall plan by al most batow current He explained We can do these became our allies in Europe are growing stronger and because western Suropeaa postwar production 20 above Current military appropriations total including to help arm Atlantic pact The current Mar shall plan ECA appropriation CaadMacy The senate leaders forecast of a cut added conatd erable weight to the eapreated hopes of other admiiUiufettaa lead ers for spending Lucas spoke before town folks and other ored him at a light parade announcement of candidacy in this weat eaatHil DBMia etty at His broadcast speech keynoted his 1950 tMrt hfti held his senate neat since Started IB ItM att foot two Inch majority who began political career in 1920 as states attorney in told his did I hate deficit I hate to have the government borrowing more money from the American But if we must make a choice between a period of deficit fi nancing to strengthen ourchance for or running the chance of engaging in an atomic I will declare right now that I pre fer the risk of deficit He Mid the sacrifice worth while to our from the agony of fighting in Siberian snows or dying in the wreckage of devastated Nebraska Solon Backs Federal Spending Cut 27 UP Republican leader Ken neth de manded Tuesday that the coming session of congress cut federal spending and taxes and put for eign policy on a honpartiun rather than bipartisan Wherry gave his views on lected foreign and domestic mat ten tn a statement distributed to reporters on his return to the capi tal to get ready for the election year At the same time he accused Harry S Truman of negli gence for failing to use the Taft Hartley law to restore full pro duction in the coal now operating on a threeday He said congresscannot force Truman to invoke a law he doesnt like but predicted that un less the president there will be a serious industrial crisis with in a few MASS HYSTERIA OF HOAXES Explodes Flying Saucer Myth 27 The air force Tuesday exploded the flying Mucer It said an exhaustive twoyear investigation of of of strange disklike sweep ing at tremendous had es tablished there is no such The it resulted form misinterpretation cf various conventional a mild form of maw hysteria of The air force added that it discontinued a special project naucer set up at Wright field at to study them because there is no evidence the are not the result of natural phe The statement was issued after True said in its current issue that informed authorities believed the saucers are inter planetary manned by halfpint civilized The magaaine said earth has been subjected to closerange observation by intelligent observers from another planet for the laat 175 Radio station WRVA at Rich added to the fantasy Tuesday when it reported in a humorous vein that a flying saucer hau been found crashed with some 12 dead crewmen The air force Mid it checked some 375 of flying MU cers without discovering any veri It Mid the army and navy agreed there was nothing to warrant con tinuing the Wright field project since additional now are simply confirming finding already The Wright field Investigating group was created in about six after a businessman Mid that while flying M sighted nine sipping through at tantaaUo the air Mt off a veritable chain reaction and ftmilar began poviaff in from ail Many came from who ahoaU known what tMjr claimed to cloM a dtoe that to make out people Another Mid he td a collirton with a The air force had Mail i ;