The Atchison Daily Globe from Atchison, Kansas on April 28, 1977 · Page 2
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The Atchison Daily Globe from Atchison, Kansas · Page 2

Atchison, Kansas
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Thursday, April 28, 1977
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TACK Z- -NAUGATUCK NEWS (CONN.). SATURDAY. JULY 27, 1040 DREW PEARSON e WASHINGTON MERRY-GO-ROUND Drew Pearson Says: Congressman May's Nephew Made Si- War Profits; May Gives West Point Appointment To^General Tire Official's Son, After General Tire Gets Nephew Out Of Army; It Pays To Have An Uncle . In Congress tho ion of a General Tiro and Rubber .Company executive. All ot this. of course, was simply to win the war In a hurry, While other young men wore | - Klvln;: up their lives at Guadal- | Came the war, however, and surt- Where 21-Nation Peace Parley Convenes To Treaties On -July 20, In Luxembourg pnl- iico nt Paris it 31-nntloii police conference will *» culled to order, anil dclojrntON fr&iri the AllluU nations will draft pciico. treatlos with Italy Hungary, Ronmnia, BiilRurlu and Finland. Tho B'S Four rorciffn nilii:.<ters have convonlnff In the luxurious piiluco, lii.vinj; the groundwork for tho all-Important peace parley. At the right Is an exterior view of tho paluco, ivhllo nt left below is-tho Krnn'd stairway up which delegates will pa«s* tii gain'the great conference hall, lower '-right, where the formal signing will take place. (International) camtl or the Normandy bonehost, | (lon 'fy"v/illie's income rose to ns- Willle May escaped the draft, built t ,. onom |cjil proportions. How much -'-' —- ~'l h lH uncle on the Military Affairs Committee had to do with this is not known, but w a r contracts scorned to drop In his lap. Willie was only 3'i with no previous Industrial experience, yet he made VV I I I II- ill'l-Jr *.r*».'*|"'V» ., . .. .-. r up n lush buulnd.'i'i, bought onn of the iihow-placo farms near Frankfort. Ky,. and nan now no extended hhi 'business that he IH bullrl- Ing house.n for the Mayo Clinic In Rochenter, Minn. . . [t certainly payn to have an uncle who In chairman of n powerful eommlttee In Congress, especially the Military Affairs Committee %vhen a wui 1 Is on. Finally tho company for which Willie Miiy worked, General Tiro and Rubber. Rot nn E-fiwarcl. cle- jiplld (i very unfavorable report by Aimy engineer* that it wan deceiving Army Inspectors In tin; tutting of rubber pontoon flouts. Jt»i.(tM-tti-Ill(!hc» May Hirro l» tho full, play-by-play ac- rount of the fantastic, pathetic llfu cif Willie May. Shcirtlv hfifnrn the war. Willie's undo Andy got him n Job wltli the .I'-eilnral Land Hunk In '-oiil.ivllln; hut ;is war broke. Willie had graduated to tho Job of Kentucky Commissioner of Agriculture at a salary nf J-l.nno. This WII.M tho most Wlllli' ever niado before. ENGAGEMENT AND WEDDINO KlNOS S55 to SJ1000 I*" X f I 1' IN I V I 1 ' I ' PIERPONT'S (rjcl* t«T*'il Jr>vi*IrrMi ,\ int*r- ir.p IIAMC vniMKT HKOMAN, Mm. Mnrhi Cimtuva, of 'M NottU'tun avrmin Xau.'Catuck, in Naugatuek, July ;•'!, line,, Ku- tii'i'iil Munday ul't.eriuinn n'. " ri'clocN at Salem I.u'heian ehurrh. I'.iirlal IM f.lrove ci'iriptcdy. l''rlenrl;i nri.v cull nt tin' Al'l»r<4:>n I''uneral H(»m't, l!0l Meadow ittreet, S-'itln- tiuy fi-din fi in fi p. in i.ind 7 to !) !'• m- Buckmiller Funeral Home 22 PARK PLACE Telephone 4334 bomb parts in the rear of a garage at Frankfort, ret up a factory at Shelhyvllle, started a lumber operation near Morehe.ud. And with his hrothcr-ln-law ho organized the Nathan Christopher Company at Miami where various of the May In-laws manufactured small boats. Willie's moat Interesting operation, Ijowever. was at Hunting-ton, ! W. Vu. About thin time the draft I caught up with Willie. He was inducted May 1, 10'M, by local Draft Board •!•!. Floyd County, Preston- burg. Ky., the homo of his uncle. According to Army records, he was released May 0 to take a job with the General Tli'u and Rubber Company. , j At Hunting-ton. General Tire was | as*'."mbllng mobile shops — ma-1 chine shops mounted on trucks for the repair of Army equipment in the Held, fn charge of this work WHS Robert Saalfleld to Akron, Ohio, a wartime 'General Tire executive. West J'nllit Krward And after young May was excused from his 9-day tour of duty in thu Army, Saalfleld'a son was appointed to West Point by May's Congressional uncle, War Department records show that younK< Saalfield was appointed from Hazard, F-Ty., which Is In Congros-MOinn May's district. How- 0 v e r. War Department record.*) ulso show that yount,' Saalfleld aHkud that iv.itlce of !I!H West Point appointment he mailed to '100 Wolcott Road, Akron, the permanent home of his father. The elder Saalfleld, when queried about his son's appointment, :iald that It wan arranged entirely by May's nuphew and the only time ho. Saalflcld, had talked to the CoiifriTMSmaa was when the latter telephoned to ask the correct spell- Inj; of his son's name. Apparently all Willie had to do was ask, r.nd uncle Andy went to town for him with the War Department. The elder Saalfleld. u'ho is still the Genera! Tire executive fit Hunting-ton, said that Willie May had not worked dlieetly for General Tlvc. hut C-ir u stub-contractor, Allied Packer. 1 !, which boxed the molilli: machine whops made at Hunt- Intfton. Army records, ho\vever, state categorically that youn^ May was released from the Army to take a job with Geneal Tire, and General The officials said that he had haun drawlni,' a salary until about I'lKht months ago. Helps Food Drive Fitzgerald Funeral Home 320 NORTH MAIN ST. Telephone 4187 C. H. GREEN FUNERAL HOME 62 Oak Street Telephone 4843 **^****^*^*^*****f*t*+^*f*+*± FLOWERS { ^ For All Occasions •> FLOWKUS T KVKUVWHK1UC MELBOURNE'S FLOWER SHOP . 130 niTDDER AVENUK Telephone 0225 VVIfo of the Li. S, Army's Chk'f of Stuff, Mrs. DwiKht D. ICisfn- ho\vcr, .stiinds unions tlir corn f-tulk.t while inspcctinfr. the Riir- drii lu-ur hi-r home nt Fort», Vu. The Klsrnhowrrs huvc turned lo curunn'nfr to hi.'lp the nutlon- «'ldi> food pro- Kruin, . (Intpniiitlnhul) SKK I'S I'Oll YOri! VACATION LUGGRGE KrruVfrril. K<u>ltlrc(t | FISHERS | \ 111 S. .11A1N ST. A.IH71 ? Phantom Lumber Company The boxes which Willlo May supplied General Tire may bo the clue to one mystery unsolved by the Mead Committee—what became 'of the lumber produced by tho phan- 'tom Cumberland Lumber Company which Congressman May! with Eric Basin money, and then haetly returned last April 1 when he found the'Mead Committee was on his trail. Perhaps some of this lumber went to nephew Willie May for his General Tire boxes? Mr. Saalfield, when asked about this, said he never heard oi it. He admitted that his plant had recently received Uro new contracts from the Government for mobile machine shops. Meanwhile Willie May has .continued to thrive. Not only did he buy the Judge E. C.' O'Rear farm Cor a reputed $G5'.000 (not bad for a boy who got 5-1,000 a year at the start oC the warV but ho was able to afford a S2.IJOO campaign contribution to John Young: Brown, Democratic candidate to the Senate, Furthermore, he is bringing new executives; into his firm and paying them lush salaries. The latter fact leaked out in an interest- in;.; manner. Joseph W. Schneider, former director of the Kentucky Division of Securities, sued the state to fret his old job back under a Kentucky GI Bill of Rights. While pressing the suit he went to work for the "».'illiam H. May company, and during the trial he was asked how much he was paid by the May company. ".$750 a month," Schneider replied. Judge William B. A I'd cry, flabbergasted, Icanrtd over and asked him to repeat his answer. Schneider- did :;o. "Did I understand you correctly that you said you were b"in,',' paid $7f)0 n month " UHked Judg': Ard- ory, still pir/.zlccl that a man should sue for a $3i~0 a month job, when he was getting S"M." "Correct, your Honor," was the reply, May la paying this salary in connection with his new building pro- loot at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. Yes, the war has beon kind !o Willie May, either the war or his uncle. Cnpllul Chaff Congressman Kra.nk BoyUin, voted by his own colleagues tho !a/.- iest man In the House, is running like mad for the'Donate seat of the late John Bankhead. lie Ins been claiming credit for every benefit 1-1 como to Alnhnma from Washington In the last 20 years. One campaign issue is opposition to the British loan — although he was not here to vote against it. (Copyright, Ifl Syndicate, Inc.) by The Beil Little Hof .Brau 4«(i NORTH MAIN .ST. "Al" and Vcrn Uudris, Tropn. Daily Luncheons, Dinners; and A La Carte Menu Full Liquor Ixlcnnso RODEO JRAMBLKKS Hrrc Friday. Saturday "IRISH" SirKEIIAN Special Kntcrtalnmont Thursday and Sunday Open Daily Until 1 A. M, Sergeant-Major Praises Record Of Major Patterson A Marine serjieant-major, in ' a letter • written for publication, praises the war record ' of Major James Patterson, Naufratuck, candidate for tho republican nomination! for Congressman from the Fifth District. The letter follows: July 10. 19-1 r> GOT Center Street, La .Tola, Calif. Deal' Sirs: It has come to the attention of my men find myself that our old commanding officer Major James T. Patlo.rsor. is running for Congress, There arc not many men loft of his old outfit, but what there is of Co. A— -Ith Tank Bn., A, S. M. C. wanted to let him know that they were still behind him and wish him the best of luck in his campaign. I have known Major Patterson over a period of four years and served as his first sergeant for a year ar.rl one half, and I can t;ay I've never known a better officer in the last ten years I've been in the KTarinft Corps. He was the type of officer that would work side by slclu with his men in snake infested swamps - building • corduroy roads to set his tanks through. By nuch actions as theso he won the wholehearted respect nnd devotion of his men. Wo all hopi: that tiie major is elected- -nnd although tho Marine Corps will be lofiing a rood officer, our country will be gaining one of the best. All the luck and best wishes | from hia old tankers. j KeMpectfully Yours. Sgt. Major Robert R, SConc, U. S. M. C. What's Doing In Naugatuek A calendar of events foi today, tomorrow and every day .July 27 St. I-Iedwig's Isazaar. .Itil; 28 War-'.c Paper Collection, American Lifigion. St. Hcdwis's Bazaar. July 20 Bus Committee Meeting. VFW Family Clambake and Out- Ing, Scl-.iidyon's. 3.1 a. m. to U p. m. CI'TIdAI, OIKS Mnrirlen, Ju'.y 27--CUP)—The vico-prniiidcnt in charge of sales r.t the Miller Company hero is dead. Arthur Miller dii-d .at Meriflcn hos- piliil after a short, illness! Miller, who wart ,"38, was a. prominnnt figure, in the liRhtlnpr industry. Record Shop Is Formally Open The Record Shop, Inc., Watcr- bul'y's newest music store opens today at 20 Harrison avenue. Owned and operated by two local men, Joseph Rubin and Henry both of whom I'.avo an excellent musical background having played in high school orchestras and arc now with the Waterbury Civic Orciv.'-sl.rii. The Record Shop is something new in store 1 , design. The interior V.TIS planned by one of Now York'.--; leading architects, Mr. Morris La.- pklus and tho work was executed fe y tnc Lcwi - s F'^turc and Cabinet Works with thu interior docnratmg being done- by R. R. Ladd. Both ;irc '•/alcrbury firms . Tho shop has a completely mirrored wall which reflects the bcau- tii'ul pastel ohados of gr^cn, brown nnd yellow on tho side walls. Music juxx or opera in simile o:- album lovers will be ;i.blc to find thoir favorite record.-;, whether they like form. There arc sound proof booths for the convenience ami comfort of those who wish to listen t.o thcir selections before purchasing. **»+f**r*f*****- PROTECTION KOll J'ORTK.AITS OF DISTINCTION Phono -H72G LYLE & EARL PORTRAIT STUDIO 11 No, Mnln St. . Nuutfatuck Our FLOOR WAXER None Register Party Choice Registrars of voters. Cyril Touhy nnd Henry Zwick, announced thai there \vcro no now party members made at ye.stordny's -session. They «-ill be in the town hall again next Friday, bclwcen noon and 0 p. m. for the same purpose. The sessions are for voters to register party affiliation.-;. EARTIIQUAKK Wcston, Mass., July 27--(UP) — Father Daniel Linuhan of the Wa's- ton College scismolog:c;il station reports that, a "Strong earthquake" hr.s occurred nt the tip of thcAlou tinn island chain. This is the see ond in the area within M hours. Dayton Rubber Mfg. Co. V-BELTS • Every Size of 1MO - 2MO - OMO Series in Stock! Army Ground Forces Display Coming To Waterbury August 2 One of the outstanding features of the -Army . Ground Korces display which opens in W.-ilerbury, on August 2, is the Field Artillery 'L;:iison plnnc which wil criss-cros.s the skies :ind simulate spoiling of enemy ai'tiJlery fire, and demonstrate ,-iir-to-frround communications. At the same time, i-iclar controlled antl-nlrcraft Runs, automatically tr.'Lined on the plane, will follow Its flight pattern, ready In fire, The oportunity for the public to see how the Army worked in the war will present jt.sclf when the Army Ground Forces opens its admission-free show hero for .1 four- day run. -The exhibits include armored vehicles, heavy and liRh'. artillery as well as exhibits from tho services which accompany ihuj fiKhliiiK men t.o the combat zones. | Weapons and uniforms taken from German and Japanese soldiers will also be exhibited alonR with the most expensive display of Army weapons ever brought to Now Iin,';land. A caravan of -13 vehicles, including armored vehicles and a. tank c.'u-ries the show to !hn State Guard armoi-y for the 'fmir-Jny exhibition. The caravan is staffed by' lOfi officers and men and r. K-8 Corps dopr. The public will have .1 chance 1o try out an Ai rny telephone :;ys- tnm and make local c.ills to ilioir homes and their friends if arrangement can be completed with local telephone authorities. Demonst.ra- lions of artillery fire control will be a part of the siKaniic Army Grand Forces show._ The Ai-my Grouriu TTircca Mobile Unit is making Waterbury the l:),st stop on its month and n half lour of Connecticut. Doors will be open from r>:00 to 10:00 p. m. and the public is cordially invited to attend. Lane Music \ T / Shop Is Open A branch of (lie Lune Music Shops him opcnort nt 25 Grand Mi-ret. Walci-bury, with John Hancock as manager. The shop w|]] be known as "Watcrbury'o Piano Center" nnd will foaturo plant* radios and other instruments. Mr. Hnncock, who has been sd|. ins pianos for 20 ycnrs. Is B!BO a musician .ind will be in a position to advise children what | n . .stiumcnlH tn study. A l.'irce Htoclt of nationally known musical Instruments will aJso b> featured at the new Lane Music Shop. \) TOKO'S HI-WAY GniLLE 501 South Mnln St. RflCiilur Daily Dinner 60c up A T-«. Carte Menu Spaghetti To Take Out Banquet Room, Cork tall Lounf« Full Uquor I.iocnio WHITE FISH MARKET JOSKFII CABRAL, Prop. 8 .South Main St. OliolACKt selection of salt and fresh water fish nt lowest prices. t AUGUST FUE SALE — JUJV NOW AND SAVE — M N. MAIN STKKET IVah-rhury Tel. 3-2727 RADIOS AT SWAN'S Tel. 2D7-1 1J3 Church St. — Kst. I!)25 MILL SUPPLIES-POWER TOOLS Just In—Another .shipment 26 PC. SET G oach. Knivi-s — Forks, Toa- sponns — Tablespoons. I each. Butter Knife—Sugar fi?tf\Q' : » Shf.*l — Chest in- tS^yt-ftt cluded. No Tax VISIT OUR 2ND FLOOR [Featuring Wntorbury'n LarRes! Selection of Kiddy Furniture • FULL SIZE CKIBS • YOUTH BEDS • SAND BOXES • SWING ON METAL STAND • HIGH CHAIRS • METAL BABY CARRIAGES BENSON'S 130 SOUTH MAIN STV Watcrbury Now Available!! PHILCO, ADMIRAL, BENDIX — RADIOS and Automatic Phonograph Combinations (Table Models) Immediate Delivery on Philco and Emerson Portable Radios (All at O. I'. A. Prices) 413 No. Main St. Union City; TcL 6-101 • MICHAELS • BULOVA • MICHAELS 20-PAYMENT Cost less become it is sold-direct to you, ''over-the-counter" at tho • bank. No agents.' Th» only lifo insurants told ''in/. Conn»cMcuf with tint year dividtnd and ca;h value, without rtttriction. Only J2.47 a month' at ago 25 Get cosls lof your, age, S250 to $3000; ages 1 month to 65 years. UFE FOR A DAY (A* Age 25) Naugatuek Sayings Bank CHURCH STREET Nauprntucic, Conn, rici:c sand lurltior inlomallon aboat Savinis Bank lilt liisarancn. In buying a watch, you naturally want the finest"value available . . . a thing best assured bv *i»»H7Vrj-your jeweler. Our experience in se] e cdn^,to.p.quality merchandise, our tradition of ' reliable service to the community, make J : this store the watch headquarters you should ^ : select. Knowing the reputation we maintain, :r you will know too that the watch you find m our ' large, collection —whatever name, whatever pricc^vhatever style--will serve you faithfully. '"'•'''' ' •" H , $24 75 PRICES START AT' pcd *^ \ n< . l[lAo& • DIVIDED, PAYMENTS. IF YOU PREFER, AT NO ADDITIONAI COST o ' 'JEWE:t v E;5B .'. '. - SILVERSMITHS SINCE 1900 68 BANK STREET AT CENTER STREET

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