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Winona Republican-Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 19, 1948, Winona, Minnesota W EATHER mntl a little wiirmrf tonlichll cloudy mill wnrmnr TtuiMiliiy; nhowori IS HERE Dial 97.5 for the Best in Radio Full Leased Wire Report of The Associated Press VOLUME 48, NO. 79 WINONA. MINNESOTA. WEDNESDAY EVENING. MAY 19. 194S Member of the Audit Bureau of Circulations FIVE CENTS PER COPY TWENTY PAGES THE ALSOPS Stassen and Dewey Compared By Joseph Aluop Portland, Thero Is precious little lovo lost between tho rivals in the groat struggle for Oregon. Governors Thomas E. Dewey and Harold E. Stussen are fighting each other here for very survival. Each knows and admits It. Each has mobilized his sharpest operatives and thrown in painfully large amounts of cash In order to win, And as politicians will In these cir- cumstances, each regards the other with the approximate enthusiasm of a man finding a slug In his salad. Ironically, the always fallible ex- perts expect a very close outcome in this Oregon primary. It this is correct, the chief beneficiary or all tho Dewey-Stasson sound and fury is moro than over likely to be Sen- ator Arthur H. Vandenbcrg. Yet if VandenbcrK Is nominated, it can bo said on highest authority that he will serve as president Jor only ono term. Political logic also sug- gests that ho would probably choose cither Dcwey or Stassen as his running-mate and heir. In prospects ns well as in ago, therefore, these two bitter rivals may bo taken as standing for tho Republican future. Just as Senator Robert A. Tart represents the Re- publican past. The present primary has a special Interest, as a sort of agitated showcase In which the pair are. willy nllly. very much on view together. THE CONTRAST between them begins at the beginning, with the facades they present to the world, Stassen Is coolly self-confident, lacking any apparent awareness of nn audience, and calmly deliberate In decision and action. Dcwey, on tho other hand. Is always aware of his audience. He plainly calculates his effects. He makes a show of his briskness and decisiveness, which, thouKh real, seem also Intended to impress. Stossen, ono suspects, has always ruled those around him without effort. Dcwey has always had to assert himself In order to dominate his environment. It is this visible effort to be master that causes so many people to be put off by Dowey, Both aro exceedingly clever and exceedingly ambitious. Both have thn coldness ot personality that goes with Intense ambition, but Stas- scn's ambition shows less behind tho screen o! his greater self-con- fidence which Is another reason why ho Is bettor liked. Dewey is idolized by his entourage, however. And while both have strikingly able men around them, Dcwcy's group is more Impressive In point of all Around experience. Dowcy, who Is predominantly an ndmlnlstrator, uses his associates n.s a genuine general start, admit- ting them to all his decisions on an almost cciunl basis. Stassen, on tho other hand, Is predominantly n, political organizer who has ac- complished in the past two years, halt unnoticed, feats worthy ot Mark Hunna. As such men do, he makcn up his own mind, and uses his subordinates chiefly to execute his decisions. Stfisscn's turn of mind Is original and experimental; years in office have given Dcwey some- thins of the official conventionality or a first class civil servant. Finally, In the basic rearm of Ideals Dcwey stands for sensible whether t-ho facts be ttu- Implications of Soviet foreign policy, or tho Krone social changes or the Roosevelt years. On the domestic: front, he says In effect, I believe In everything that has been done but I shall do It much, much adding under his breath, "and I shan't make any further innovations unless I have to." This credo, scorned by fools, is In truth the essence of classical conserva- tism, without which democrt not be carried on. Jerusalem Fall to Arabs Imminent Wire Fills Princess in at Zion Square as English mandate over Pales- Wirephoto to The Republican-Herald.) Future Will Determine Stalin Bid's Sincerity, Marshall Says Soft Coal Wage Talks Collapse Lewis Balks at Seating Dixie Mine Operators Washington Negotiations on a new soft coal wage contract collapsed today and southern mine owners promptly charged John L. Lewis with unfair labor practices, The two-day-old talks broke up over the right of the Southern Coal Producers association to take part. Lewis and his United Mine Workers balked at seating Joseph E. Moody, the association's president. The producer's group Immediately asked the National Labor Relations! board to get a court order to force bargain. ___ The petition, accusing Lewis of unfair labor practices, for alleged refusal to talk with the southern group, went to NLRB General Counsel Robert M, Denham. Moody, speaking for the associ- ation, told Denham the "urgency of the situation is manifest." He continued "The union's refusal to comply with the requirements of the labor management relations act (Taft-Hartley) endangers the nego- tiations for a new contract upon the expiration, of the present bitu- minous coal wage agreement." Break Up Parley Moody told 'a news conference after the collapse of the wage ses- sions that Lewis apparently "wanted to break up the conference." He said that Lewis "objects to any organized opposition." The operators voted to seat Moody and Lewis' United Mine also that he certainly would see Soviet Foreign Minister Molotov if Molotov ever come :to Was on.. the This reply concerning Molotov was given to a news conference question. Marshall omitted the _ "glad to see Molotov" used by the 3 Youths Die in Truck-Auto Crash Near Albert Lea Albert Lea, Minn. Three youthful residents Of- Lake Iowa, were killed last night in the; collision of their automobile and a truck. A fourth was injured seri- ously. The accident. Involving 8. semi- trailer truck driven by Max Brones, 18, of Jolce, Iowa, occurred on highway 69, eleven miles south of Albert Lea. The dead were Glenn Gasklll, Roydcn W. Ulve and Ellsworth Ulve. 'glad-------------- questioner and only grinned when reporters laughed at the omission. As to whether he had noted any recent increase in Russian coopera- tion toward solving issues before the United Nations and other Interna- tional bodies, Marshall there has not yet been much opportunity. Ten Days The secretary noted that the ex- change between American Ambas- Smith and Molotov was All were in their twenties. Lawrence Ingcbritson of. accomplished only ten days ago and that Premier Stalin's broadcast statement was issued last Monday night. Stalin's statement was In the form of a public reply to an open let- ter from Henry A. Wallace, third party candidate for president. Wal- lace listed issues on which he ad- Atlantic Union Bid Pressed By Vandenberg BULLETIN Washington The Senate foreign relations committee was reported to have voted today to require any alliance of western European nations that expects armed aid from the United States to centralize, its military command. Washington Senator Van- mce ,denberg (R.-Mlch.) sought action vocated U. S.-Soviet agreement; today on his proposal that the Sen- Stalin replied they offered a bastslate declare for strengthened United [Nations peace enforcement machin- agreement. Marshall was asked whether It might be considered that Lake from the American point reported In fair condition Deputy Sheriff Carl Lindahl re- ported the automobile was en route to Albert Lea to pick up some Iowa high school students who had at- tended a banciuct here last night. Wheat Supports To Be Boosted About 15 Cents the present." The secretary replied sharply that a thing has to be alive first before It can die. Both Molotov, in his exchange 17 cents a and moiv now bclnn done. Tt Just in this realm of ideas, -'r more rapidly i bushel over present minimum levels. Agriculture department officials firmly Just about what is In contrast, that Stwsscn vc'''y Is most fiErOi .hu "V ynwi ,VIIM nclvociLtlm: cumllfed world gov- ernment, and contributing to the Geneva! Motors strike fuiuU Now he has published a Arthur schtosltmrr, Jr.. remarked plucf'S him In domestic politics to the rlcht or Senator Taft. tho drum for Indicated today that the sup-port price for 1948-crop the average between 31.08 and S2 a bsuhel. This compared with a national average of for the 1947 crop, M............. The support price Is required by book which, as j law. It must be not less than 90 Ho li also bcntliiK di'opniriK our own economic iron curium along the border of Sovlrt sphere, and obovo all, Ir-Kiil xiippreslon of tho Commit "'iMl'AUTIAt- OHSF.RVKRS who have watched Stnssun for a long with Stalin, and Stalin appeared to be making bids for American-So- viet talks on outstanding world Is- sues. The United States has taken the position these issues can only be settled through the United Na- tions and other agencies. Standing Still Marshall was asked whether he sees any improvement In conditions Berlin, Austria or Korea now or support the Russians simply appear to be standing still In those areas where east-west interests clashed di retcly. Marshall said in effect: What the world needs so urgently is constructive and remedial action particularly in the areas or bodies implied by the question. The sin- cerity of the stated desire of the Soviet government as expressed by Premier Stalin will be determined by their attitude in these various bodies on negotiations now under way where progress has been pre- vented by tho Soviet position. In answer to the specific question, Marshall said there has been no per cent of the parity price of wheat as of June 15. If the mid-June parity price Is the same as that for mid-April tho last parity price that has been the min- _ _ tho lm um support price for wheat would for aZnrn fla natlonalJv (indication of progress since the re- fo nvcinBO fjcent interchange between Smith and nu- (Parity is a Jegai scanaaia loj _. tate t limn bellcvo that he Is making thcso to the Republican m the spirit of Henry IV of France who accepted conversion well the with tho comment, "Paris is worth a But It cost French nntlon uothluf! to have one to church. It will cast this measuring actual market prices. Farm law declares parity prices to be equally fair to farmers and those who buy their products.) While price for wheat will be higher, users of the grain may not pay more for this year's crop than last year's. The 1947 crop sold for an average of a bushel, the highest on record and about 48 cents above the support 11 411JI MV I t I turned loose for purposes of polltl- cul thought control. And Stassen himself Is unable to say at all clear- ly how rise his proposal to suppress the communists is to be carried out In practice. Tho Impression that Is nation morn thuti one can Present market prices arc Tf hordM of wcret police uvc to be about 15 cents above the probable ir norciis 01 v ,cvcl tor tnc 1048 crop. Tho Agriculture department said today 1048 crop wheat may drop to or slightly below support levels shortly after harvest. But it added, the prices on the year's total crop are expected to average above the support level. Harvest of the win- ter wheat crop starts next month. The support prices would be from about 20 to 34 cents a bushel above prices which this country would be committed to sell bushels, abroad under a'world wheat agree- ment now before the Senate for ra- tification. left far from reussurlnK. In the realm of Ideas. In fact, the advantage must be plven to Dcwey, who has grown prcntly since his own experiments In political ex- pediency In lO'lO. Yet anyone who watches Stnssen In action cannot help but feel that tho blp, impres- sive man would develop greatly un- der tho burden of responsibility. Molotov or since Stalin's statement. Bullet! ins House refused today to strike from its anti-communist bill a provision which some members snid micht require Henry Wallace's third party to register as a communist- front organization. Wcstport, Conn. Miss Vivien Kellcms lost a round to- day in her one-woman battle against the withholding tax law. Ilcr bank notified her it had turned over not her money to the government. Nankins The govern- ment today announced one of its planes bombed a building In which Communist President Mao Tzc-Tung and, 200 other red leaden were conferring. He asked the foreign relations committee to pass on his resolution calling for voluntary curbing of tbe U.N. big power veto and regional self-defense pacts. The Michigan senator was said to feel Senate approval might speed what he still thinks may be an ul- Draft Race Issue Compromise Fails Repub- licans failed today in an effort to compromise the touchy racial issue raised in connection with the draft bill. Senator Russell (D.-Ga.) told a reporter he cannot go along. Russell Is leader of a band of southern Democrats who Insist that no white man drafted for the armed services should have to serve alongside a man of another race if he doesn't want to. Russell took this stand: "We are willing to compromise if it will allow the individual, drafted or enlisted hereafter, to have the right to live and serve with mem- bers of his own The G.O.P. proposal is this: Let the secretaries of Army, Navy and Air Force' decide racial status of units in which drafted and enlisted men would serve. Republican leaders want to get a compromise because if they don't there will be a terrific and time- consuming row when the draft bill comes up in the Senate, probably next week. As the bill now stands, it says "There shall be no discrimination against any person on account of race or color" in carrying out the draft law. The measure's main provisions are (1) A revival of selective service to permit a draft of men 19 through 25 years for WO years of service in the armed forces, and (2) a plan for training 18-year-olds as a re- Haganah Forces Face Annihilation Abdullah Legion Forges Steel Ring Around Holy City By Daniel De Luce In the old city of KJng Abdullah's desert legion ap- peared set today to wrest Jerusalem Firing Issue Holds Up Meat Accord: Younsdahl Workers voted against it. A vote was taken.on a union proposal to go ahead with conferences covering the balance of the Industry. The operators opposed that. The union voted for it. Lewis got to his feet and said: "I make the observation that there Is now no.conference. 'The operators have voted them- selves and the mine workers out of a conference." Hall Rent Lewis also quipped that "There's nobody to guarantee the hall rent from now on." This was a reference to joint UJVLW.-operator sharing of costs for a hotel (Shoreham) ballroom where the talks had been held. Charles O'Neill, spokesman for the mine owners, said after1 the break- up he thought the situation is 'serious." "Whether this will drift into a St. Paul Governor Luther Youngdahl said today that the pack- ing house strike "could now be re- solved except for one issue." "The- only obstacle to a settle- ment still undetermined." he said, "Is the question of which employes, if any, be denied employment be- cause of conduct in the strike." The governor returned last night I from Chicago where he sought to1 obtain settlement of the strike in- volving members of the C.I.p. Unit- ed Packinghouse Workers and the four big packers. Swift, Armour, Cudahy and Wilson. The governor said In a statement that "although the strike is not set- tled, I feel that definite progress was made in getting before the parties a lull explanation, of the positions of each side and having a complete exploration of the Issues preventing a settlement. cerely trust that this will leads to a prompt settlement." The governor repeatedly told both the packers and union, that the public has an interest in this strike "which has been and that in the spirit of conciliation the Is- sue holding up the settlement ought to be resolved." 2 Mayo Doctors Acclaimed for Anti-Blackout Suit House Drops Plan To Fire Condon WithBilPRider' Washington The House appropriations committee was re- ported today to have decided against strike I do not O'Neill tolditrymg to fjre any government em- a news conference.- He added: iployes Dr. Edward U. Condon In "What the government will do through "riders" to ap- about it, I do not know. Iproprlations bills. "The consequences cannot be no conference. All for a contract at this point are stop- ped. Unless there is a change in positions there will be no negotia- tions." Weather FEDERAL FORECASTS Winona and and a little warmer tonight; lowest 56. Increasing cloudiness Thursday with rising temperature and local scat- noon or at night; highest 82. LOCAL WEATHER Official observations for the 24 hours ending at 12 m. today: Maximum, 11; minimum, 49; noon, 77; precipitation, none; sun sets to- night at sun rises tomorrow at TEMPERATURES ELSEWHERE Max. Min. Free, Bemidji 73 Chicago............ 58 Denver 85 Des .Molnes Duluth International Falls.. 67 80 47 Kansas City........ 81 Los Angeles....... 67 Miami ............83 Mlnneapolis-St. Paul 79 New Orleans ......87 New York 68 Seattle 62 Phoenix............94 iwashington 71 Winnipeg ..........77 DAILY KIVER BULLETIN Flood Stage 24-hr. Stage Today Change 52 40 57 54 35 44 62 50 75 54 73 50 44 54 52 .06 .03 .01 tiraate Russian decision to settlei terecl snowers likely in the late after- dilferences on a basis acceptable to this country. Vandenberg-told a reporter he has no idea what the committee's re- action will be. But other senators said -they know of little serious op- position. The resolution would merely put the Senate on record in support of possible administration action to back regional alliances of western European and other countries for mutual defense. It would open the way for tho United States to furnish arms to these nations, but only after Con- gress approved such measures. Stassen Charges Dewey-Taft Oregon Gang-Up Portland, Ore. Harold E. Stassen and Governor Thomas E, Dewey loosed final salvoes today In their battle for Friday's Republican ballots in Oregon's presidential pri- mary election. Stassen is barnstorming by air- plane to Oregon coastal towns, while Dewey swung by bus through the thriving Willamette valley. Each has a busy schedule until election eve. The Minnesotan's charge that he faces a Dewey-Taft combination in this far west test was quickly la- beled a "pipe dream" by Governor Dewey. Stassen said publicly for the first time last night that "It Js apparent that he (Stassen forces) face a com- bination ot opposition." He named Senator Taft of Ohio as a member of the combine and said it was formed after the Nebraska primary. He added: "It has directed its full force on this Oregon primary." He spoke at Roseburg in southern Ore- gon 12 13 5.1 8.3 4.9 5.5 3.8 4.7 5.9 8.0 5.7 7.7 9.1 4.2 6.2 Tributary Streams 2.3 2.2 1.8 and Kich- gress tried it several years ago and lost. The courts held that riders saying no part of an appropriation was to be paid to a specific in- dividual, were unconstitutional. The Supreme court view was that they interfered with matters re- served by the constitution for gov- ernment executive departments. Informants, familiar with what has gone on in committee sessions, said there had been talk of trying to take action head against ard Boke, Reclamation bureau of- ficials. A House un-American activities subcommittee has called Condon a weak link in the nation's atomic security. Condon denies that. 101st Birthday Feted With Bannister Slide Scranton, Florence Dolph will celebrate her 101st birth- day today with her annual slide down the bannister to breakfast. Her niece, Mrs. Florence Robert- son, said Miss Dolph is all set for the slide. "She recently did a practice spin in preparation of the the niece said. Last year Miss Dolph celebrated her 100th birthday with a Rochester, Minn. Two Mayo Clinic doctors and a textile engineer Worchcstcr, Mass., were presented with the President's Cer- tificate of Merit today in a ceremony here. Tbe certificates, which are signed by President Truman and Owen J. Robert, were given Doctors Earl H. Wood and Edward H. Lambert, and Engineer David M. Clark. Robert is chairman of the Medals for Merit board. The three collaborated In devel- opment of the so-called "anti-black- out suit" for airplane pilots.- Mundt Bill House O. K. Due Today Washington The Mundt- Nixon anti-communist bill hcadec for House passage today in the face of storm warnings raised by Chair- man Taft of the Senate G.O.P. pol- icy committee. House passage of the controversial measure was predicted by friends and foes alike. But a strong hint that it may suffer a different fate in the Senate was given by the Ohio senator in a radio talk last night. Taft said the 'sill "may be so puni- tive as to drive all the communists said the big underground" rather than risk ad- mitting their affiliation. While he said he favors requiring communist organizations to register and list their membership, he added: "I do not think we can make it il- legal to be a communist or to think communism or to talk communism if It does not go to the extent of advo- cating tbe seizure of the government ay violence." The legislation was defended as protection against "subversive acti- vities" by Representative Nixon (R.- and Who wrote the bill with Rcp- its Jewish defenders. The strategic outlook for the Jews seems hopeless as Arab legion artillery and infantry formed" a ring of steel around the city. The Arabs had artillery in position to shell all the Jewish approaches. (A pooled dispatch from Ameri- can correspondents, dated Monday, said the Jews were in danger of annihilation from Arab irregulars advancing in the -walled city. Abdullah's warriors, who entered the shrine-dotted old city yester- day, blasted Haganah positions in he Jewish quarter and on the slopes of Monteflore with howitzer Ire. The shelling continued until dusk. The legionnaires marched into the old city in the afternoon and tooK up positions almost adjoining Jew- sh machine gun nests. When I reached the legion's for- ward command post at dusk, Jewish machine guns were chattering close Sepulchre The old city is tragically batter- ed Shrines, such as the dome of the rock and the holy sepulchre are still unscathed, however. Ninety Arab civilians lie wounded in the Austrian hospice within the old city. A nurse said hundreds of others have been given first aid since the cease fire agreement was broken on the night or lloy 14. Arab forces had drivea more than, half way through the Jewish quar- ter or the old city ot Jerusalem today. About 400 Jewish soldiers of Hag- anah. and Irgun Zvai Lcuml reported on the verge of surrender. The guns of the Trans-Jordan Arab legion and Palestinian are pounding many Haganah posi- tions In the remainder ot Jcrusa- The Jewish garrison In tfte old city attempted to bargain with the command of the Arab volunteers over surrender terms this morning.. When no decision was reached, the Arab bombardment was resumed. Batter Holy City Pinpointing Jewish military tar- gets In scattered modern sections of Lhe Holy City, Arab artillery Is re- ported to have battered the Montc- fiore quarter, hit an ammunition dump near the military courthouse in Rehovia and hit another ammu- nition dump In the Syrian orphan- age, resentatlvc Mundt (R.-S. Representative Marcantonio (A.L.- N. leading the House fight against the measure, told newsmen natly "the Senate won't pass tills 8 Die, 60 Hurt in English Rail Crash Leeds, death toll climbed to eight today in a train wreck which spilled two engines and six coaches down a 20-foot embank- ment. The accident occurred yes- terday near the -Yorkshire village of Wath-On-Dearnc. The crash, which injured 60 others, 35 of them seriously, occurred when the two-engine train from London to Bradford Jumped the track. Rail officials investigated the possibility double slide once forcustom and that a hot sun might have thrown again for the photographers. Jtbe rails out of line. Red Wing Lake City Roads Dam 4. T.W. Dam 5, T.W. Dam 5A, T.W. Winona Dam 5. Pool Dam 6, T.W. Dakota Dam 7, Pool Dam 7. T.W. La Crosse Chippewa at Durand Zumbro at Theilman Buffalo above Alma Trcmpealeau at Dodge 0.9 Black at Nelllsville 3.3 Black at Galcsville 3.3 La Crosse at W. Salem 1.8 Root at Houston Dewey's answer was made to re- porters at St. Helens, where he appeared last night. Later, the New Yorker's secretary, Paul E. Lockwood, issued a statement in which he said Stasscn's charge was 'an alibi in advance of his defeat." .2 .2 .2 .3 .2 ,1 -1 .1 .1 .1 .6 .5 -3 .i .1 ".i .1 .1 A-Weapon Vastly Improved, Veiled Eniwetok Tests Show KIVER FORECAST (From Hastings to Guttenberg) During the next 36 hours, rather abrupt falls will continue directly below the various' dams due to gate operation. This operation is neces- sary to maintain normal elevations above the various dams. Tributaries will fall slowly. Honolulu The United States has atomic weapons vastly improved over the wartime Hiro- shima and Nagasaki types. Aside from this fleeting peek un- curtain, the details dcr secrecy's are hidden. This was the gist of'a news con- ference yesterday by top military and scientific directions of a joint task force upon their return from Operation Sandstone" on isolat- ed, well-guarded mid-Pacific, Eniwetok in the There they conducted the latest series of atomic tests during the past 45 days. Three weapons of improved design were tested. There was no undersea test, nor any drop- ped from the air. Whether guided missiles were used can't, for se- curity reasons, by answered. Leaders of Task Force Seven evaded all questions attempting to pinpoint the latest U. S. strides in atomic weapons. Sut Lieutenant General John E. Hull, task force commander, pointed- ly commented: got our an- swers. We liked the answers." Major General William E. Kep- ner of the Air Forces affirmed there was no airplane drop of a weapon, nor an underwater test. He said it was not necessary to remove per- sonnel from Eniwetok for any of the three tests. No light was shed on the specu- lation that such information prompted. Presumably, the new bombs were detonated from plat- forms, or craft In the water outside Eniwetok atoll or they were project- ed from the atoJl by sonic such method as a guided missile. If the latter were used, its range of flight necessarily would have been limited for a check of results. The task force sailed from Hono- lulu March 8, for the Enhvetok testing grounds after more than tons of material had been poured onto the atoll to rebuild the wartime base. Since the entry of the Trans- Jordan troops into Jerusalem yes- the battle tide turned. Arab forces have the Jews from the crescent-shaped area around the old city, Including Wadl Jos, Herod's Gate. Jcbeltur and Mount Zion, except for one position. Jewish headquarters said Hagan- h has seized the big Saraf and mili- tary camp 15 miles southeast of Tel Aviv in a night battle. The camp, evacuated by the British, is on tho main road to Jerusalem and is close to the Arab stronghold of Ramie, under attack by Irgun Zvai LeurnL The Irgunists said Iraqi and Trans- Jordan troops in Ramie have called for help. Arabs Strike A Syrian army source in Damas- cus said Syrian and Xraqi forces struck today at Belsan, 14 miles south of the Sea of Galilee, and Safad, about seven miles from Galilee's north shore in twin at- tacks on Jewish strongpoints. The Informant said tho Syrians expect- ed Belsan to fall soon. The city protects the valley leading west- ward to the Plain of Esdraelon (Ar- mageddon.) A move was reported under -way today in the security council to water down nn American plan for ending the war in Palestine. An official in a position to know the sentiment of the 11 council dele- gates said it was apparent that the United States raises the possibility of -using an international no chance to pass. Tel Aviv underwent its worst air- raid yesterday, the fourth straight day of enemy bombings. A direct hit in yesterday's third raid smashed a bus station in the middle of town and reports said at least 20 per- sons were killed. Some sources said that the death toll for the first four days of air bombings in Tel Aviv might be as high as 33, with the number of wounded about four times that figure. Man Electrocuted Putting Up Aerial Rhinclandcr, Wis. A Chi- cago youth was electrocuted Monday- night, apparently while trying to install a radio aerial on a cabin. He was Harry Walter Larson, 20, son of a Chicago roofing contractor, Walter Harry Larson, His body was found yesterday beside the cabin at a new boys' camp In the town of Three Lakes. Under Sheriff Melford Krouze said Larson had tied an insulator to one end of a 35-foot length of aerial wire and a horseshoe to the other end. He said the wire had come in contact with a power line while Larson was holding the horseshoe. ;