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 - Pre- a Jealous Man KiUs Inf arit Son With Iron...
Pre- a Jealous Man KiUs Inf arit Son With Iron Memphis, Tenn. --S*--Rebuffed by bis divorced wife when he asked remarriage, a jealous father killed their infant son .with an electric i r o n Saturday and . critically wounded another son, age four. Police Inspector Pete .Weibenga said Michael Orlando, 27, . was charged with murder and bound over to^the grand jury after signing a confession. Weibenga said Orlando told him orally "he would rather see his children dead than to stay with.,their mother." A neighbor, Mrs. Flossie Lewter,. told police she found Orlando standing over the bleeding children. "He stood spellbound, gazing at the children," she related. "Without looking up, he said 1 loved them'dearly.'" William Paul -Orlando, age 22 months, was killed with blows from the electric iron, Weibenga said. His brother, Michael, suffered head and face wounds. Mrs. Orlando aaid she had refused Orlando's plea for remarriage Friday night "when he re- Stassen Would Rtee With Washington -- .3? -- Harold E, Stassen said Saturday the way to stop, .rising prices is to .level off wages, and cut consumption of food, by 20; per cent. Food prices then- should drop per cent, he said, adding the whole program-should be; voluntary. It would mean "a bit less" for-farm products, he said, but added 'Tarn confident, that farmers w o u much prefer a slightly lower price in 1948, instead of boom prices and a depression crash later." · ' · · In an interview In the February issue of the magazine, "Successful Farming," Stassen gave his.antir inflation views in discussing for the first time a program for American agriculture. The GOP presidential nomination c a n d i d a t e , who leaves- from St. Louis on another "air of the West, called for:'. 1--A guaranteed minimum income for the family-sized farm, figure to be set "in proportion turned the children after theyhad spent two days at his home. The attacks occurred Saturday while the mother was at work in a laundry. ·

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  1. Kingsport Times-News,
  2. 11 Jan 1948, Sun,
  3. Page 9

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