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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - August 14, 1952, Mason City, Iowa North Iowas Daily Newspaper Edited for the Home N CITY GLOBE THI NIWSPArift THAT MAKIS A L I N O R T H I O W A N S N 11 G H O R S E HOME EDITION VOL LVIM Associated 1ress ami United Presi Full Five Ctntj MASON CITY IOWA THURSDAY AUGUST 11 1952 Paper Conilitx o Two One No TiS GlobeGazette photo by Schmidt BLUE RIBBON Punke 12 uses the alum inum show stick awarded him Wednesday by the North Iowa Hereford Association Joels entry a 2yearold Hereford heifer was a blue ribbon winner in the Cerro Gordo County 4H Beef Heifer Club judging Wednesday Joel is the son of Mr and Mrs Gus Punke of Clear Lake Ike Turns Down Offer to Meet With Truman DENVER Dwight D Eisenhower theGOP presidential nominee Thursday rejected an invitation from PresidentTruman to go to Washington for a confidential on the international situation Thegeneral sent a telegram to the President saying it to remain free is analyze Truman administra tion policies publicly and that itj would be unwise and result in confusion in the public if he accepted the bid Ad a i Gets Briefing Gov Adlaf Stevenson of Ill inois the Democratic candidate for the presidency given a brief ing on international affairs at the White House Tuesday Hemet with Truman and his cabinet and with defense and intelligence offi cials The same day Eisenhower1 sharply criticized the move He said it signified the present ad ministration is determined to nail down through its handpicked suc cessors every detail oE the doc trines and policies that have brought lip tothe present situation of bewilderment indecision and fear for the future In his telegram to Truman Thursday Eisenhower said As you know the problems which you suggest for discussion are those with which I have lived for many years In spite of this I would instantly change this de cision not to accept the Presidents invitation in the event there should arise a grave national emergency No Emergency There is nothing in your mes sage to indicate that this is pres ently the case In Washington T r u ma ns press secretary Joseph Short told reporters the emergency question was never considered It never entered into the invitation at all U S Marines Again Throw Back Reds By THE WIRE SERVICES SEOUL Korea US Marines beat back two fierce Communis attacks Wednesday night anc Thursday to retain their newly won hold onBunker Hill m West ern Korea The battalionsize Red assaults were the third and fourth futile attempts to recapture territory seized early Tuesday by the leathernecks Red Casualties A UN briefing officer said Com munist casualties were heavy By midday ho said dead enemy sol diers lay sprawled in groups on the scarred slope of the hill only four miles cast of Panmunjom the trucetalks site Allied warplanes continued to hammer at Red positions Thurs clay The Air Force said they knocked out nine troop bunker and three gun positions and killet or wounded 20 Communists near Bunker Hill No MIGs For the third straight day UN Sabrejets failed to sight any Com munist MIG15 jets but fighter bombers struck troop concentra lions near Yonan and Sariwon anc bombed a Red airfield north o Pyongyang the North Korean cap ital Top Beef Awards Set Fair Record Thirteen purple ribbons the top prize to be won in Cerro Gordo County baby beef competition were awarded at the North Iowa Fair Thursday by Judge M G Fa brie ius Although quantity was down somewhat over a year ago when 185 were shown the 178 exhibitor Thursday were of such quality that the largest number gained the top bracket in the history of the fair The judge declined to single oui any individual calf as he pointec out the overall class of this years show Sale of the animals is set Saturday at 9 am M Alan Duea and Carroll Morris both of Thornton and Geno Evans Burchinal each picked off two o the purple ribbon prizes Others by Roger Diercks Ma son City Verla Toppin Clear Lake Robert Ermer Rockwell Luwar ren Luick Thornton Myron Olson Clear Lake Robert Evans Mason City and Evelyn Graham Veh tura Blue and red ribbon winners by yeights Weight 800 pounds and under Gobeli Robert John on Jim Coyle Roger Crawford Ian Duea Carroll Morris arolyn Sutton Lloyd Ginapp Donald Zweck Gary Ginther Bil y Green Barbara Knoll Merlyn Olson Phillip Stevens Kaye Cur an Weight 805 to 850 pounds erome Barr Larry Frahm Gar LXng Gilpin Larri iindman Lloyd Ginapp Lloy Vitte Jim Coyle Jimmy Ermer Roger Crawford Mary Jane Bar agyEllen Ketchum Leland Fed irson Keith Markwardt Pau Trye Weight 855 to890 pounds Mardelle Luick Gary Long Rob Jrt Johnson Roger Diercks 3ary Frahm Dean Meinders A Ian Dean Pauline Kramer Jo 3arr David Tesene David Tof Billy Graham Bob Zweck Archi Watermiller Marilynne Ginther Weight895 to910 pounds Blue Priscilla Rawson Alan Duea Ve a Toppin Eugene Evans Robert Ermer a v i d Brue Roge DiercksiDon Kramer Roger John son SeiberlingDo Kramer Larry HtimpnreyvRicke Lundt Gary Ginther AflenLong alvin Rice Weight 915 to 945 pounds Delton Dixori Doris Gruis Freddie OHarrbw Arlen Long Roger Diercks Lundt Vern Gobeli Luwarren Luick Ronald iVood Doris GruisJerome Barr uarry Nelson Tom Siskow Lee Jruis Gordon Eno Barbara Gra iam Weight 950 to 980 pounds Blue Elaine Sheridan Russell Wood Ronnie Swanson Eugene Evans Jack Zook Luwarren Rob ert Evans Galen Gruis Red Richard Howard Calvin Rice Gor don Eno Allan DeWitt Joyce Ol son Bill Ames Roger Obrccht Nancy Graham Jack Zweck Jerry Barragy David Tesene Weight 985 to 1015 pounds Blue Evans Myron Olson Car roll Morris Ermer Richard Nuehring Jim Quinlan Robert Younge Tom Siskow Ron ald Rice David Toft Robert Erm er Calvin Rice Ronnie Swanson Jerome Barr Allan DeWitt Gor don Eno Vance Hakes Allan Dean Ronald Rice Weight 1020 to 3080 pounds Duea Eugene Evans Gary Ginther Gerald Lage Robert Evans Paul Frye Rickey Lundt Thrams Joel Punke Roger Johnson Mike Rawson Bil Ames Mary Younge Roger Craw ford Donald Zweck Robert De Witt Weight 1085 and up Dodge Bruce Evans Marilynne Ginther Evelyn Graham Red Roger Ames Richard Knoll John Lage Bill Ames Jack Everhart James McLaughlin Merle Harris Bob Danger Lynn HansenLowell Seiberling James McLaughlin Expect Another Big Fair Crowd WIN PURPLE ribbon winners in the Cerro Gordo baby beef contest at the North Iowa Fair Thursday were Prom left Cartoil Morris Roger Diercks Jack Zook showing for Gene EvansVerla Toppin Robert OlolxfOnzetlo photo by Schmidt Ermer Larry Lightbody showing CorAlanDuea Gene Evans Luwarren Luick Larry Hinclrrmn showing1 for Car roll Morris Myron Olson Robert Evans Alan Duea and Evelyn Graham Adlai Says Centralized Power Must Be Halte Attendance Ahead of Last Year Thousands Watch Thrillcade Show Another large crowd on Iwnd Thursday afternoon at the North Iowa Fair to watch grandstand attraction Steolcs Frontier Days and a ca pacity housewas expected again for the third higlit performance of the IceVogues ot 1952 A concert ot m by the Clear Lake Band will precede the ico show that features 40 skiUed performers 1 Nearly 18000 persons pburedin lo the North Iowa Fairgrounds Wednesday to make the twolday Program John L Rbblntcm en Mid r All About The Weather AP Wlrephoto PLANES DAMAGED AHOARD BOXER Jefc fighter planes damaged when a fire of unknown origin swept the hangar deck of the aircraft carrier Boxer Aug 6 have been taken Irom the carrier at Yokoauka naval base near Tokyo They will be moved ashore for repairs Nine crew men were killed in the explosion and fire Maion City Partly cloudy Thurs day through Friday thunder showers Thursday night and Fri day morning Warmer Thursday afternoon h i g h 88 to 91 Low Thursday night 68 to 72 lowi Partly cloudy with widely scattered thundershowers Thurs day afternoon warmer and more humid high 88 to 93 northeast 93 to 98 southwest GlobeGazette weather data up to 8 am Thursday Aug 14 Maximum 79 Minimum 2 At 8 am 75 YEAR AGO Maximum Minimum 77 60 Hits Critics Who Say He Is Captive SPRINGFIELD 111 IMDemo cratlc Presidential Nominee Adlai Stevenson called the 48 states Thursdaytogive such good gov ernmenttoj their people that they will halt trie tidal wave of ncn ralizing power sweeping toward Washington In the first major speech since lis nomination Stevenson warned his drift will go on unless the states perform those necessary unctions of government which dont h a ye to be performed In Washington Demand Services Then he said The people will demand the services and if they dont get them at home they will urn to Uncle Sam Andthe states are the dikes which can build more stronglyagainst the flood waters sweeping toward the Dis rict of Columbia Stevenson gave his views in a speech prepared for delivery at a Democratic rally at the Illinois State Fair in introducing the main speaker of the day Vice President Albcn Barklcy ot Kentucky Stevenson gave his own philoso phy of government defended his record as governor of Illinois ripped into his Republican critics urncd some of his criticism against former President Herbert Hoover and also poked some sar casm at Dwight D Eisenhower he GOP presidential nominee 2000 Wordi He packed this wide swinging array of topics into about 2001 words which he had written and xilished for the past two days up until midmorning Stevenson gave the hard core ol us speech in a few paragraphs in which he listed with pride the achievements of his administration n Illinois and then went on to say It has been said that perhaps no state in our time had done so much so quickly I dont know whether you call it a new deal for Illinois or a fair deal or a square deal but I know that it been a no deal state govern menl States Important It is important because the states are important We talk about and deplore incessantly the increasing centralization ot power over our lives in Washington Bu that tidal drift toward the Capita will go on and on unless those necessary functions of governmcn which dont have to be pcrformec in Washington are performed anc properly performed at the state or local level The people will demand the services and it they dont get them at home they will turn to Uncle Sam And every dollar you send to Washington to pay for them wil shrink before it gels back home ABERDEEN Scotland A huge throng of skeptical Scots osli mated at40000 was expedted to am foot aUvstadiumThursday towitness a attlc of bagpipes allgirl bagpipe band 68 strong from the State University of lowu faced six Aberdeen girl Jipers grimly determined to he honor of their beloved bagpipes n the face of the cornbclt invaders 20000 Greetert While some Scottish towns con to snub theIowa coeds 20000 friendly but critical Scots gave a rousing welcome to he girls here Wednesday The Iowa pipers were refused an nvitation by Aberdeens city coun cil two months ago But six Aber deen businessmen formed the Selection of purple rlbbori batty judging of 4H aridopen cut and by Clear Lake pm tee Vogues of 1952 plus the Five White Guards 40000 Hear Contest Hawkeye Lassies Seofs 1 Asso dullon andfinancedthe Amerl cnns visit any way r citycouncH dee Voted against in viting teawhen they visit there nextMonday The Amer ican girls are due to performat Dundees football field One ot iho biggest and noisiest demonstrations in Aberdeens an cient history greeted the bewildered but delighted American girls Wed nesday Oh oh its wonderful simply Janice Trimble ot Kellcrton la Yet Its the best yet bubbled net Marilyn Meyer of Ackley la Ann Spinharnic of Cherokee said she was simply 11 those folks I just cant express my Next President Faces Billion Tax Decision WASHINGTON next President faces an urgent tax decision as soon as he takes his oath of office The iather vague talk about possible future laxreduc ions coming out of both the Eisenhower and Stevenson campaign strikes practical tax men here as interesting but somewhat be side the point Thats jbecause a lot of taxes are due to go down sharply starting at the end of next year unless the President and the 83rd Congress act affirmatively to keep them up In drafting that increase which went into effect last fall Congress set definite cutoff dates for the in creased rates In the absence of positive legis ative action next year taxes are due to go down There would be a cut of 000 in individual income taxes 200000000 in corporation taxes and some 800 million in excise levies Individual income taxes are scheduled to revert to the last pre vious rates Dec 31 1953 The cor porate excess profits tax would be cut in half for calendar 1953 and abolished for 1954 The increase in the regular corpora tion taxes is due to run out April 1 1954 That also is the dale for the scheduled cutback in a number of excise levies including those on litjuor beer cigarettes autos and gasoline SAME Black flar meant tnfflo death In 2i hoiiri 25 Day Season for Pheasants DBS MOINES UP The lown tonservalion Commission sa id Thursdaythc dates and bng limits or the Iowa pheasant and quail lunting seasons will be unchanged from 1951 i The pheasant season will open Sfov 11 in nil but seven south astcrn counties with a bag limit of three cock birds and the same possession limit Shooting hours will be from noon to pm he commission said The pheasant season will con inue until Dec 5 in 55 long 7one counties for a 25day season and clcsc Nov 22 in the short zone counties The commission said a lird census showed pheasant pop ulation in Iowa was about the same as last year with the heav iest concentration in the northern three tiers of counties The quail season will open Nov I and continue until Dec 15 in long zone counties and Nov 15 in the short zoneThe shooting hour will be from am to pm with a bag and possession limit o six TRANSFER STATION WASHINGTON Commu nications Commission has ap proved transfer of control of radio station KWCR Cedar Rapids la to S 1 Whittman T II Ma rice and Allen II Embury for Judging of a m Special Matinee V J by Running County Rural nWometii self Freckled Hy the chartered Whiti n tjJiiH the excited girls accompa by Band Director William Kilty JLISCS greeted Iho crowd ladiwaJlcd through a brief tbfrefc Inl thunderstorm with a Hullo everybody control of the crowd 6Va few minutpsqml Had form i flying wedge to got thqi girls hrough to the ornate bandstand vhere they sang the Star Spangled t As Adamson marched along sprays of white good luck sym olsfor were thrust into hclr hands Banners J Main streets of tho cltys wore incd with nnd Scottish banners Lampposts wcro decked with red whileand blue flowers We expected a good welcome but never in our wildest dreamdid we expect anything like this salt P S Sutherland chairman of the Abcrduenlowa Fraternity Associa tion r City Treasurer G R Mclntosh n a speech said Remember what the American people did for us in our hour of need Lendlease put this country sack on its feet when we were inving a very tough lime It was the people of the US who paid for this Welcomes Girls While hundreds of Scots poured Inlo Aberdeen from tho surround ing countryside to see this band of American girls whose bagpipe invasion had aroused such a storm Aberdeen comedian Harry Gordon said in inviting the lowans Enjoy the hospitality our six businessmen have laid on for you here p Cvhcert by Band s of aUendaticptfigiirev staridVat29150J slightly more Despite jthreatening large crowdrtfatchJfdlAut f In the evening to applaud the show M secre fine another full for ThursdaV nightsperformanceof 1 Attendance Figures Mayor of Sabula Abducted Briefly SABULA mayor of this Mississippi River community was abducted for a brief time Thursday morning when he attempted to ar rest a speeder George Ulmcr mayor of Sabula for many terms and a hero in its great 1951 fight against the flood ing Mississippi spotted the speeder about am and waved him down Getting in the car Ulmer told the driver to head for the police station Instead the driver pulled a knife put it to the mayors head and drove off in a terrific burst of speed Three miles west on Highway 64 the driver slowed down at Ulmers urging and the 70yearold mayor jumped out He hitchhiked back to town on an oil truck Tuetday Wednesday 19717 Thursday 15775 Friday 15052 Saturday 11037 Sunday rtt lfWt 177ttr 1 r v Total the Ice Vogues The grandstand was1 almost sold Thursday morning for the evening event said Friday will be Childrens Day All youngsters under 16 will be mitted without charge to the gate and a special free matinee of the Ice Vogcus of 1952 plus the Five Whito Guards an outstanding goup of singers has been set for 30 am Adults accompanying children will be admitted to the show at the regular price Special rates for all rides on thcjmidway will be in effect The big afternoon attraction will be an eightevent horse racing prpgram Itll be a running face affair starting at 2 p m Theeverif sponsored by the Thoroughbred Horse Racing Association ofIpwa will have nearly 50 horses in ac tion The feature event of the card will be a mile race The Klemme band will present a concert at pm TheHan c o c k County Rural Womens Chorus will sing at pmto open the evening show and a con cert by the Northwood band is scheduled at to be followed by the Ice Vogues of 1952 plus the Five White Guards the male sing ing stars Mark Sullivan 78 Journalist Dies WEST CHESTER Pa Sullivan 78 nationallykhowa newspaper columnist died of a heart attack Wednesday night in Chester County Hospital In the newspaper business for 64 years Sullivan was theauthor ot several books including his autobiography and once served editor ot Colliers Magazine ;