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Winona Republican-Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 12, 1950, Winona, Minnesota Snow Flurries Tonight and Wednesday Buy a Winter Carnival Emblem VOLUME 50, NO. 252 FIVE CENTS PER COPY TUESDAY EVENING, DECEMBER 12, 1950 WINONA, MINNESOTA, TWENTY PAOES Reds Prod U.N. Line for Weak Spot 'Plunger7 and 2 Youths Arraigned On Sex Charges Two Winona youths and a 55-year-old man have been arraigned in municipal court here on sex charges stemming from what police describe as a series of drinking and sex parties at the residence of the older man. Arraigned this morning on a carnal knowledge charge involving a 15-year-old girl was Joseph "Plunger" Mlynczak, 865 East Fifth street, at whose homp the youths and several teen-age girls are al-1 as having been "carnally known U.S. Controls Forecast in January leged to have met for drinking and illicit sex relations. Mlynczak has been in the cus- tody of police since Friday when he was arrested on a charge of furnishing intoxicating liquor to a minor girl. When he was arraigned in court on that count Saturday, Mlynczak requested a preliminary examina- tion on the count and the hearing had been set for Wednesday. Boys 19 Years Old On the carnal knowledge charge for which arraignment was made this also re- quested an examination in the low- er court and hearings on both charges were set for next Tuesday. Monday afternoon, the two youths came before Judge E, D. Libera at a special session of municipal and abused." The complaint against Brink was signed by the father of one of the girls while Chief of Police A, J, Bingold signed the complaints against Orlikowski and Mlynczak. Mlynczak has been confined in the county jail since his Saturday after being unable to bail set by the furnish court. This morning, Judge Libera, on the recommendation of County At- torney W. Kenneth Nissen, set his bail at in default of which he will be kept at the county jail. Bail for the two youths was set at each. Neither was able to post that amount. During the past week, Chief Bin- gold, Assistant Chief Everett Laak and Detective George Meyers hav Price-Wage Freeze Near, Senator Says Truman Appeal Linked With National Emergency Edict court for jirrsignment on charges I been questioning the principals in of carnal knowledge. j the carnal knowledge cases and Both 19 years of age, Raymond gaining information regarding the Orlikowski, 855 East Futh street, and Eugene Brink, 1014 East Broadway, each waived "heir rights to preliminary examinations and were bound over to await the parties at Mlynczak's alleged house. The offenses are alleged to have taken place on several dates in No- vember including November 29 and action of the district court on the i November 16. charges. The formal complaints charging the trio name two 15-year-old girls Sheriff George Fort also has aid- ed in the questioning of the de- fendants. 12 Asian Nations Submit Peace Plan By Max Narration Like Succtu Twelve As- ian and Middle East countries to- day laid before the United Nations double-barreled peace plan de- to halt the fighting in Ko- rea and resolve other Far Eastern problems. The plan was embodied fa two resolutions worked out in a series of closed-door conferences and cir- culated just before the political committee of the general assembly met this morning. The resolutions were transmitted to the State department immedi- ately by the U. S. delegation. A spokesman said the delegation would not comment until it had re- ceived a high-level reaction from Washington. One of the proposals would create a three-man commission, headed by Assembly President Nasrollah Entezam of Iran, to "determine the basis on which a satisfactory r-ease-fire in Korea can be arranged." The other two mem- bers would be named by Entezam. Informed quarters said this for- mula was adopted to meet U. S. objections to an outright cease-fire, which might leave the way open for a continued build-up of Chinese Communist forcos in Korea. The throe-man body would get the in- terested countries to agree to fix- ed conditions for halting the con- flict. The second proposal would create another commission to meet as soon as possible and make rec- ommendations for settling all is- sues in the Far East. The spon- sors left it up to the assembly to form this commission, but they envisaged a seven-nation body. Introduction of these proposals was expected to shunt aside de- bate on a U. S.-backed resolution Washington Senatorj George (D.-Ga.) predicted today i that any national emergency de- clared soon by President Truman will be only the forerunner of price and wage controls next month. George, who heads the Senate finance committee, told a reporter he thinks the time is fast ap- proaching when economic controls will be clamped down. He predict- ed the President will act during January at the latest. Senator Lyndon Johnson (D.-Tex- chairman of a Serate armed services preparedness subcommit- tee, said the time already has ar- rived for such controls. Johnson was one of many members of Con- gress who have been urging im- mediate action, Work on Machinery Administration officials have conceded that wage-pries controls are inevitable but there has been no authoritative estimate on how soon the machinery can be set up to handle them. As all signs pointed to a speedup in home front mobilization, there were these other developments: 1. President Truman was consid- ering a nation-wide broadcast with- in the next few days to tell the American people of the need for drastic action. There were indica- tions this might be linked to a declaration of a national emergen- cy which may come this week. 2. Chairman 'Maybank (D.-S.C.) of the Senate banking committee said in a Charleston, S. C., speech last night that the Commerce de- partment probably will slap string- ent controls on essential defense materials shortly. He said this may mean restrictions early next year on what manufacturers can make with materials allotted them. New Regulation 3. One new regulation which will A Navy Catapult Crewman ducks as a Panther jet streaks off the deck of the carrier U.S.S. Princeton to blast unemy communica- tions and supply lines in North Korea. The Princeton recently arrived to join United Nations fleet units in Korean waters. Wirephoto to The Republican-Herald.) (A.P. Supreme Court Decision Raises New Questions By Paul M. Yott Washington Ufl More ques- tions were left unanswered today than were settled by a Supreme court decision that persons quiz- zed by grand juries about Com- munist activities may keep silent if their answers might involve them in criminal prosecution. There was plenty of speculation about the impact of the decision on similar but not identical cases, but most legal experts shied clear Russia Getting War Materials From West By Brack Curry and Richard K. O'Malley strategic war matsrials are flowing behind the Soviet Iron Curtain from West Germany and the Western Allies are powerless to stop them. Such crucial articles as machine tools, ball bearings, optical sup- plies, steel tubing and raw steel are being moved secretly into the Soviet satellite bloc. Allied officials believe that much most of this material finds its way directly to Russia. It is authoritatively believed also that quantities of rolling stock pur- chased from U. S. Army surplus has been deviously shipped to So- viet satellites for relay to Russia. The Western Allies find them- .._. (NPA> yesterday. NPA ordered a calling for immediate withdrawal 1 28 per cent cut in the use of natur- rubber .n automobile tires in of Chinese Communist troops from Korea. Most delegates have indi- cated privately they had little hope o! getting the Peiping troops out of Korea by such an appeal. dy. Some of the questions, it was ob- vious, could be answered only by rubber in automobile tires in fs6 Citing decisions dating hack as November quotas. The order will mean few- er new tires and more recaps. 4. The Senate appropriations committee was told by Deputy Sec-, retary of Defense Robert M. Lovett j that more military funds than the j tMT B, h d contained in a pend-1 to remain far as 1807, the high court yester- day knocked out a one year's con- tempt sentence imposed on Mrs. Patricia Blau in Denver for refus- before a ing bill will be sought from Con- gress for use in the fiscal year ending June 30. These would be in addition to funds asked of the new Congress for the year beginning July 1. 5. The President had on his desk congressionally- approved bill to extend the present rent control law until March 31. The House gave it final approval yesterday. 6. Mr. Truman arranged to meet tomorrow with a group of congres- (Continued on Page 17, Column 4) CONTROLS lent, the court cited amendment's guarantee the fifth that "no Helping Work of Good Fellows Brings Real Joy of Christmas You can become a noble knight. Long, long ago. before the ape of automobiles, a noted editor of a great newspaper was walking slong Madison street in Chicago. It was a cold, blustery evening. The wind swept in from Lake Mich- igan. It was Christmas eve and the editor had the feeling of the day in his blood. Suddenly kneeling in the snow on the sidewalk, peering into a store window below the frost line, he observed a rag- ged tot. The editor got down beside him and looked in too. It was a fuzzy white toy dog in the from be- ing there all the Christmas season. "Do you want that the editor asked. The boy look up hut said nothing. The editor took him inside the store and purchased the little woolly dog, and as an editor usually does, asked some questions. The result was a hansom Be a Good Fellow Previously listed A and 5.00 A Good Fellow 2.00 Blake and Sharon Tur- ner 6.00 H. J. B. 20.00 Lee H. Ayers 5.00 Mrs. Alice Dunmore... 5.00 Mr. and Mrs. 0. A. Olson 2.00 Jones Kroeger Co. and employes 61.40 Fair's Standard Serv- ice 5.00 Steak Shop and em- ployes J4.25 A friend 3.00 A Two Jake Lund and ing. A and clothing. load of toys and food for a sick grandpa and grandma, a ride atop the cab with the cabby for the boy and a climb up several flights of stairs for the editor. It was awful, the editor lat- er wrote. The grandfather could not walk. He was a crip- ple. The grandmother was weak and tired. The boy was their sole support. He sold newspapers on the street. I felt like a noble knight that Christmas eve, carrying a message of great joy. The next year the editor es- tablished the Good Fellows in Chicago. Business leaders of the community sold newspa- pers on the streets to raise the funds. You can be a noble knight here in Winona. Knighthood can be attained very simply. Just mail or bring your contribution for The Good Fellows to The Republican- Herald. There are a lot of children in this community who will not have a Christmas this year if you do not. Please, be a Good Fellow to- day. person shall be compelled in any criminal case to be a witness against himself." Speaking for a unanimous eight man court Justice Clark took no part Justice Black declared it does not matter whether any answers given would by them- selves be strong enough to support a criminal conviction. The action imrnediately raised such questions as: Does the same thing hold true of witnesses accused of contempt of Congress for refusal to answer questions? What about a special law design- ed to give witnesses immunity from prosecution for testimony given before congressional com- mittees? selves helpless. They have export licensing power only over certain specific strategic materials. The rest are licensed by the West German government. It does not have the power or means to police the ultimate destination of pur- chased products. tne United Nations, died today Allied sources said they have no Jailed as a Socialist objector to way of determining the exact World War I, he rose to become amount of contraband that has one of the commonwealth's great gone to the Soviets. But "we feel leaders in World War II. it was and is of sufficient quantity Fraser, Former New Zealand Premier, Dead Wellington, New Zealand Peter Fraser, former New Zea- land prime minister and a founder Aftlee Expects U.N. Forces to Stay in Korea London Prime Minister Attlee told the House of Commons Mongolian Units Pushing Toward Southern Korea Tenth Corps Marks Time Around Escape Port of Hamhung Tokyo (J) Some 27 Chinese Communist divisions including to fierce Mongolian pressed men- acing feelers toward South Korea after driving the bulk of the United Nations forces from the north. Shaggy little Mongolian ponies and supply caravans of two-hump- ed camels such as the medieval conqueror Genghis Khan used cen- turies ago gave bizarre but effec- tive mobility to the vanguard of Red China's" force as it streamed unopposed over almost all of North Korea. In the west, the bulk of the Al- lied Eighth army had withdrawn to parallel 38, the old boundary between North and South Korea. In the northeast, most of U. S. 10th corps was huddled on the Hamhung coastal plain. This force was 130 air miles deep in Red Korea, but it was surround- ed by Communist forces and the road south was blocked. At the nearby port of Hungnara, a U. N. fleet was standing by in readiness to evacuate the encircled 10th corps. An American Army regiment, the Seventh division's 17th that once stood on the Manchurian bor- der, was somewhere in the froz- en wasteland and presumably with- drawing toward Hungnam. Its movements were shrouded for se- curity reasons. Civilians Nor Panic So, too, were the positions of itwo South Korean divisions, the Third and Capital. At full strength they would total about men. They had struck along the east coast within 40 miles of viet Siberia when masses of Red Chinese turned the tide and the The climactic point of collapse in the campaign sponsored by 53 non-Communist nations to smash Red Korean aggression and unify the divided country was accom- maintain themselves In Korea." Parliament members cheered the announcement, made as a report on the prime minister's world crisis talks with President Tru- ied b near-panic among Ro- man m Washington and Canadian i ;MT, leaders i minister his North American trip today, immediately reported to King George and held a conference with his cabinet. Outlining to the House the re- to make a substantial contribution sults of the trip, Attlee said: "On Korea and the Far East we have agreed on the immediate course which our representatives at the United Nations should fol- low. "We were agreed that aggres- ists were swarming southward across the frozen countryside. They crowded into every available ve- hicle or trudged through the snow and along roads and trails. Whole villages were on the move in queues of desperation or oppor- tunity in the case of disguised Reds. Seoul Alarmed Anxiety was apparent in South Korea's capital of Seoul. Lines of The Scottish-born farmer's son, j sion must be halted and we were j refugees streamed southward from who headed New Zealand's labor equally certain that every effort the city as the crowds entered to the Communist bloc's war po-! government from 1940 to 1949. had j should be made to prevent an ex one source added. (suffered several heart attacks tension of the conflict. Allied sources who declined to j since he was stricken with pneu- ]ong range objective is to be identified explained the i monia in October. Yesterday he a position in the Far a time when the United rallied and left his bed for the Nations are sorely beset in Korea first time since October 3. Then vital materials from the West. A Ruhr firm, for example, ex- ports steel to West Berlin buyers who ostensibly are legitimate deal- came the fatal relapse. He was 66 years old. As leader of New Zealand's delegation to the 1945 San Fran- cisco conference at which the ers. But after the steel reaches U.N. was formed, he was consid- Berlin, it disappears. The Allies'! ered a believe it is quietly taken to East Berlin and from there shipped eith- er directly to Russia, or to one of champion of the small powers. He was the first to ob- ject publicly to the big power her satellites. Officials said perhaps as much to worth of veto. Widely known as a defender of the working man, Fraser looked World War I as a capitalist Conservative Leader Winston Churchill asked for further in- formation on any projected use of the atomic bomb in these words: "The President has made a number of very important and far reaching statements, and whether any fresh statement is to be made on his behalf I do not know. But I feel some clearer definition of the position of this extremely import- ant issue should be before us when we debate the question on Thurs- steel has been illegally shipped to i struggle, and was jailed for refus- aav- the East thus far in 1950 ing to fight. After his release in j Attlee replied that be was com- Another source said a shipment i 1918, however, he carved a notable j pletely satisfied" with President career in the service of his coun-1 Truman's position on the use of the try. bomb. from the north with their feeling of insecurity unabated. Korean President Syngman Rhee planned an appeal to halt the migration. There was virtually no fighting contact between the Communists and Allied ground forces. General MacArthur's headquar- ters said the Chinese Reds were advancing slowly. Their troop mass appeared to be turning to- ward the center of the peninsula where there is no Allied line. The Chinese, largely an army that travels on its feet, moved slower in the west than the re- treating U. S. Eighth army did. The Chinese apparently are taking advantage of the period of no con- tact to reinforce and supply. MacArthur's headquarters said of American lead which arrived in the Netherlands went down the Rhine to Switzerland. The lead then went on to Stettin, Poland. (Continued on 10, Column 3) KOREA Does the constitution permit Con-1 American officials were 'aware of gross to require registration of j ths transaction but were unable to Communist party members, as the interfere. Switzerland until yester- new internal security act provides, j