Garden City Telegram from Garden City, Kansas on October 20, 1962 · Page 5
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Garden City Telegram from Garden City, Kansas · Page 5

Garden City, Kansas
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Saturday, October 20, 1962
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esLJa teli .me WESTERN KANSAS By BETH UILLEY It isn't very long until pheasant season opens. The beautifully plummed creatures can be ! seen strutting up and down the | highways and roads in all most j any Southwest Kansas county. These tasty fowl ar e smarter than most hunters give them credit for. The first day of pheasant, season the birds are quite plenti- | ful. But the remaining days find the pheasants hiding. This caused one fella to comment, "I should not wonder if those birds hold classes .on how to out-fox the hunters." Dewey Unruh who farms northeast of' Leoti in Wichita County, said he raised two huge red potatoes in this year's crop. The vegetables weighed 1 pound, 15 ounces, and 1 pound, 11 ounces. 'Taters that size would just about make a meal for a good size family. Alfred Stcitz of Syracuse has no doubt as to what wonderful friends his neighbors are. Alfred entered Donohue Memorial Hospital last week with 360 acres of milo to be cut. Steitz is still hospitalized— but his crop is harvested. T w e n t y-one farmers brought in 14 combines, nine trucks and several of their hired hands to help harvest the crop. Lakin Homecoming Telegram Photo Smiles were the order of the day Friday during Lakin High's Homecoming. The Brorvcs beat Ellchart by 33-6 to take the inside track on the High Plains Conference tootball race. Sherrill Fletcher (center) was crowned queen by Capt. Bill Urie before th* game. She is a 17-year-old senior, daughter ,of Mr. and Mrs. Murray Fletcher. Attendants were (from left) sophomore Marcia Romig, senior Karen Clark, junior Judy Hilger, and freshman Sandra Fisher. Karen was the other queen candidate. The student body elected the queen by vote. • Breeding's Message to Japanese Hit by Dole J. David Sullivan, who farms northwest of Ulysses, agrees with other Uiysses farmers that almost any kind of crop can be grown in Grant County soil. Sullivan is displaying a tall stalk of an unusual plant with .long and wide leaves. Said he was given several of the shoots from a southern hunter and decided I economy of the' United States, to plant them. Come to find out the plants are tobacco. Sullivan says he isn't going to ask for any tobacco acreage allotment though. He grew them just for the oddity of it. A telegram sent to the head of a visiting group of Japanese government officials by Cong. J. Floyd Breeding came in for sharp criticism today from his November opponent. Cong. Bob Dole, campaigning in this area, termed the visit of the Japanese wheat mission as a significant event, not only to Kansas wheat growers but to the "Japan has developed into a first-class market for U.S. farm products, particularly wheat. In the past six months, more than 10 million bushels of hard red winter wheat from western Kansas and adjoining states have moved to Japan, and the Japanese government sent this top- level mission to discuss continued purchses," he stated, and added: Page 8 Clly T<«l Saturday, October 20, 1962 today... in Garden City Hospitals The old adage ."third time's charm" didn't prove so for Scott City firemen this week. A fire siren blew and the three trucks went out to find the blaze. First report said there was a fir e at 401 Washington. This proved to be the Weinmann Funeral Home — no fire. So, firemen tried 401 North Washington — Again — no fire. In the meantime a little girl told them sh e thought it v/as an abandoned house at 505 North Washington, and the trucks moved again — no fire. Anyway, the would-be fire fighters had good exercise. Most all area farmers will have their milo harvest completed or j nearly so by the first frost. This is quite unusual as the first frost is generally the green light for the _ grain sorghum harvest to get in to full swing. Many record yields are being recorded all ready. One farmer near Ulysses said he thought he planted "bad" seed — he is getting only 99 bushels to the acre and his neighbors were reporting 110 bushels. Better luck next year. Area Eagle Scouts Will Be Honored The Santa Fe Trail Council of City, council president, will wel- "It was unfortunate, therefore that Congressman Floyd Breeding used this occasion for partisan political purposes. By sending a telegram to the Japanese mission and attempting to convey the idea that wheat exports to Japan was controversial, he therefore risked damage to our relationships with Japan." "The message in the telegram wa s indefensible and in extremely poor taste. If Congressman Breeding v were sincerely interested in seeking the goodwill of the Japanese mission and in increasing exiport sales to Japan, he might have sent a simple message of greeting. Instead, he attempted to exploit their visit to his own political advantage." Boy Scouts of America will honor the Eagle Scouts Sunday with the first annual Baigle convocation to be in Dodge City. Dr. E.L. Braddock, memorial class of Eagle Scouts, said ceremonies will begin at 2:30 p.m. at the Oddfellows Hall. The invocation will be given by Dr. Richard Yaple of Cimarron. Arthur M. Flomming, Garden Policeman Fined Sgt. Cleve Spencer of the local police department has been fined j sentenced confessed" Soviet spy / see... by The Telegram A Garden Citian was a member of the Kansas State University meat judging team at the American Royal in Kansas City. The team took fourth place, same ranking they achieved last year. Gail Carton of Garden City was seventh contest. high individual in the West German Court Sentences Red Spy KARiLSRUHE, Germany (AP)— The West German Supreme Court $5 on a charge of following too closely in a vehicle. The charge resulted from an accident at 4th and Fulton nesday in which the police car was damaged extensively. Spencer forfeited the $5 bond. During the reign of Constantino the Great in Rome (306-37/ A.D.), when the huge Egyptian obelisk was erected in the Circus Maximus, the foreman put his men into metal battle helmets to shield them from Tailing ma ry. come the Scouts and guests and will provide the closing message. James A. Williams will be guetst speaker and Robert Trask- er of Dodge City will act as toastmaster. A reception for the Eagle Scouts and guests will follow the meeting. Sc°irts to be honoredt: Darryl Wayne Graves, Jim McMichael, Tom Wilkerson, Ted Gardiner, Rod Powers, Ed Finke, Ray Waters, Andy Allen, - John Blacketl, Gary Townsend and Lewis Jakeway, all of Garden City. Burke S c a g n e 11 i, Ronnie George, William Herman, Paul Kclpc, Ed Hayes, all of Dodge City. Kenneth Hathaway, Hugoton; David Andrews, Carrol Wheat, Jr., James Matthews and Steve Wood, Liberal; James R. Fairchild and Scott Vesper of Syracuse; Steve Joyce, Steve Donaldson and Terry Stuart, Ulysses; Melvin Hunt, Tribune; C.D. Sharp and R-E. Custer, III, both of Dighton; Rodney Williamson, Satanta; Geaw Farr, Sublctte; Gary Grube, Kirk Ottoway and James E. Cook, Scott City; John White and Walter Salmans, Hanston; David Hill, Charles Prather and Michael Brannan, all of Meade. Breeding's telegram was sent Thursday from Salina to Ichiro Furnishi, delegation chief who was m ADMISSIONS At St. Catherine Carl Cruz, 907 Inge Kenyon Elliott, 418 Davis Mrs Gene Mitchell, Imperial Rt. John Tewell, Monroe City, Mo. Mrs. Lester F. Hahn, Rt. 1 David E. McKinney, Dighlon Erma Garza, 201 W. Fulton Mrs John Obholz, 207 N. 4th. David Baxter, 208 N. 4th. George J. Madcr, Rt. 1 Marvin D. O'Dcll, Rt. 1 Elmer W. Haas, 1010 N. 4th. Jesse F. Vulgamore, 1308 St. John Mrs. Pete Marquardt, Imperial Rt. Mrs. Joseph Linenbci^er, 502 N. llth. Mrs. Dewayne Rich, 707 Inge tors. Irvin Pfannenstiel, Cimarron Mrs. Emanuel Doll, Ingalls DISMISSALS At St. Catherine Mrs. Jose Contrerau, Holcomb John Rodden, 205 S. 10th. Dave Schwicterm , Syracuse Guy H. Fatten, Dighton Doug Gordon, 1410 N. 3rd. Mrs Emory Grippin, Shallow- Water Mrs. John Nelson, 1801 Chesterfield Lori Sue De Garmo, 1102 Saf- fcrd Todd Eaton, Scott City Mrs. Jerry Gigot, S. Star Rt. Mrs. Jo € A. Deel, 1612 N. 7th. Mrs. William R. Ackley, 1103 E. Pine Mrs. Juan Mendoza, 411 E. Santa Fo Mrs. Robert Snyder, Flagstaff, Ariz. Elmer R. Eyman, Deerfield Mrs. Florence Ncer, 1.501 "A". BIRTHS At St. Catherine A son to Mr. and Mr.i. Gene Mitchell, Imperial Rt., Oct. 19 at 4:12 a.m. 9 pounds, 9 ounces. A daughter to Mr. and Mrs. Lester F. Hahn, Rt. 1, Oct. 19 at 8:36 a.m. 9 pounds, 9 ounces. , A son to Mr. a. .". Mrs. Dewayne Rich. 707 Inge Oct. 20 at 2:49 a.m. 5 pounds, 9 ounces. A son to Mr. and Mrs. Emanuel Doll, Ingalls Oct. 20 at 3:06 a.m. 11 pounds. Dodge City. In it, he stated: "It is important that you not be misled by any of the statements which you might have read opposing the transfer of wheat from this area to the West Coast for tanrs-shipment to Japan." Dole said the Japanese mission could have considered the telegram an insult, "since it was an obvious attempt to use their visit to promote Congressman Breeding's political candidacy and to attack hi s opponents. I hope the Japanese took the tele-, rcscntalivo at a ,, W j e an gram for what it was: a brazen Womcn>s tca Women of the city'.s 4th Ward gathered at the home of The Republican congressman,' who faces Democrat Breeding in the new First District congressional race, also restated his position on the wheat export sales, which he said he is "wtiole heartedly in favor of increasing." Meeker Speaks To GOP Women Pertinent issues as they affect Finney County and aspects of the new wheat program were discus- r --J here yesterday by George W. Meeker, candidate for state and crude effort to gain political advantage." and political assassin Bogdan N. Stashinsky today to eight years in prison. The court found the ex-Soviet agent guilty of espionage and of being an accomplice in the poison pistol killings in Munich of Ukrain-, ian nationalist leaders Lev Rebet Wheat Stabilization in 1957 and Stefan Bandera in 1959. The comparatively light sentence indicated the court based its decision on the defense argument that the real murderer was not Stashinsky but the Soviet govern- 1 inent. Program to Be Topic "In my earlier correspondence with Secretary of Agriculture Freeman, I merely sought to de- he has received in the mail, and tcrmine if Kansas-stored wheat asked the views of tho, present Mrs. Robert Townsend, 1606 N. 3rd, to hear Meeker and also Dan Hopkins, Finney County Republican chairman, who discussed registration laws and explained tho constitutional amendment which will appear on the November ballot and the official judicial ballot. Meeler also reviewed questions was being converted to California- stored wheat. Instead, Secretary F r e e m an ami Congressman Breeding seized on this question and tried to give the impression that I opposed wheat exports. "Nothing could be further from the truth. I am very much in favor of increased exports of Kan- A reminder was issued today j sas wheat and will continue t) on these issues. He is seeking the seat held by Dale Saffcls who is the Democratic gubernatorial candidate. Meeker is o:>» posed by Democrat Jim Coneau- non. Also yeseterday an appeal was made for volunteer precinct and headquarters workers.The women were urged to attend a lunch- A reminder was issueu luuay oaa «.!««.. anu «r. u ^~ ~ -- , _,,„«:„,, „» »•),„ of the county-wide meeting MOD- do everything possible to make eon and meeting at the .*. .. --,.,. j . . I _. .1 i -,,.^1 ,.„.,0^,1 fan lipaHriiiartors MondUv sure we markets for Kansas wheat grow- day to explain the 1963 wheat stabilization program. It starts at 7:30 p.m. in the 4-H building on ers. This is not a partisan poll- . nay ithe Finney County Fairgrounds, i tical issue." 'are develop and expand can headquarters Monday noon at which Cong. Bob Dole and At tor- General William Ferguson are to appear.

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