Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on July 3, 1958 · Page 4
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PAGE FOUR ALTON EVENING THURSDAY, JULY 3,195* Editorial And There It Is you read the Declaration of Independence . . . , It'* Worth reading if you've never read it before. If you have, it's worth reading again— and again and again. : On July 4, 1776 the Declaration was adopted by the Continental Congress as an expression of th« ideals and aims which prompted the American colonies to seek separation from Great Britain. It represents the expression of the soul of this country. la observance of the approach of the great holiday itt this nation's history, we reptiblish the Declaration in hopes that our readers will absorb the feeling and thought behind the great document more thoroughly: ... When, in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the politi- ctl., bands which have connected them with an- Sf : attd to assume among the powers of the earth, for trie tenure of their office* and trie amount and 1 payment of their salaries. He has erected a multitude of new offices, and] sent hither swarms of officers to harass our people and eat out their substance. Hr has kept among us, in times of peace, sund 1^yj° ing armies, without the consent of our legislatures. j saylng David Lawrence Time To Look Gift Horse ^| •• •• « f |lf» JVlOlltll WASHINGTON — Maybe It's bp a tough Christmas the separate and equal station to which the laws of nature and of Nature's God entitle them, a decent respect to the opinions of mankind requires that they should declare the causes which impel them to the separation. We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalicnable rights, that among these are life, liberty, and pursuit of happiness. That to secure these rights, governments are instituted among men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed. That whenever any form of government becomes obstructive to these ends, it is the right of the people to alter or abolish it, and to. institute a new government, laying its foundation on such principles and organizing its powers in such form as to them shall seem most likely to effect their safety and happiness. Prudence, indeed, will dictate that government long established should not be changed for light and transient causes; and accordingly all experjence hath shown that mankind arc more disposed to suffer, while evils are sufferable, than to right themselves by abolishing the forms to which they are accustomed. But when a long train of abuses and usurpations, pursuing invariably the fame object, evinces a design to reduce thei under absolute despotism, it is their right, it is their duty, to throw off such government and to provide new guards for their future security. Such has been the patient sufferance of these colonies; artd such is now the necessity which constrains them to alter their former systems of government. The history of the present king of Great Britain is a history of" continued injuries and usurpations, all having in direct object the establishment of an ' absolute tyranny over these states. To prove this, let facts be submitted to a candid world. He has refused his assent to laws, the most wholesome and necessary for the public good. He has forbidden'his governors to pass laws of immediate and pressing importance, unless suspended in their operation till his assent should be obtained, and -when so suspended, he has utterly neglected to attend to them. He has refused to pass other laws for the accommodation of large districts of people unless He has affected to render the,military independent of and superior to the civil power. He has combined with others to subject us to a jurisdiction foreign to pur constitution and unacknowledged by our laws; giving his assent to their acts of pretended legislation: Tor quartering large bodies of armed troops among us: l : or protecting them by ttock trial from punishment for any murders which they should commit on the inhabitants of these states: For cutting off our trade with all parts of the world: For imposing taxes oh us without our consent'. For depriving us in many cases of the benefit of trial by jury: For transporting us beyond the to be tried for pretended offenses: For abolishing the free system of English laws in a neighboring province, establishing there- jt ^ don >, look a gift horse inline mouth" — has, in effect, now been repealed by a congressional committee. ery recipient of Hereafter ev- presumably must figure out what the motive of the sender really is and, If in doubt, proceed at once 1o refuse the gift even though this offends the donor. Also, the Internal Revenue Service — which hither to has not usually inquired into what the motive of the giver is when he deducts as expense, for tax purposes, something he spends for an actual or potential customer in business — will now be on the snot unless it establishes the those people would relinquish the right of representation in the legislature, a right inestimable to them and formidable to tyrants only. He has called together legislative bodies at places, unusual, uncomfortable, and distant from the repository of their public records for the sole purpose of fatiguing them into compliance with his measures. He has, dissolved representative houses repeatedly, for opposing, with manly firmness, his invasions on the rights of the people. He has refused for a" long time, after such dissolutions, to cause others to be elected; whereby the legislative powers, incapable of annihilation, have returned to the people at large for their'exercise the states remaining in the meantime exposed to the dangers of invasion from without, and convulsions within. He has endeavored to prevent the population of these states; for that purpose obstructing the laws for naturalization of foreigners; refusing to pass others to encourage their migration hither ant raising the conditions of new appropriations of lands. He has obstructed the administration of justice by refusing his assent to laws establishing judician powers He has made judges dependent on his will alone moreover, whether a ! in an -arbitrary government and enlarging itsjtrue motive. The task will be to ,111 411 diuiv.ntj J, < ..!_,„..„,,.„ rr>r.fnn\rnr tvhnthop n boundaries so as to render it at once an example and! fit instrument for introducing the same absolute rule into these colonies: For taking away our charters, abolishing our most valuable laws, and altering fundamentally the forms of our governments: For suspending our own legislatures and declaring themselves invested with power to legislate for us in all cases whatsoever. He has abdicated government here by declaring us out of its protection and waging war against us He has plundered our seas, ravished our coasts burnt our towns, and destroyed the lives of our people. He is at this time transporting large armies of foreign mercenaries to complete the works of death, desolation, and tyranny already begun with circumstances of cruelty and perfidy scarcely paralleled in the most barbarous ages, and totally unworthy the head of a civilized nation. He has constrained our fellow citizens taken captive on the high seas to bear arms against their countrymen, to become the executioners of their friends and brethren, or to fall themselves by their hands. He has excited domestic insurrections amongst _., and has endeavored to bring on the inhabitants of our frontiers, the merciless Indian savages, whose known rule of warfare is an undistinguished destruction of all ages, sexes, and conditions. In every stage of these oppressions, we have petitioned for redress in the most humble terms. Our repeated petitions have been answered only by repeated in- ury. A prince whose character is thus marked by jvery act which may define a tyrant is unfit to be the ruler of a free people. Nor have we been wanting in attention to our British brethren. We have warned them from time to time of attempts by their legislature to extend an unwarrantable jurisdiction over us. We have reminded them of the circumstances of our emigration and settlement here. We have appealed to their native justice and us dirl or did not have a relationship to Iho conduct of the business o; the donor. It may require a stafl of psychiatrists to establish wha was in the giver's mind and al so whether the recipient knew i at the time. I All this may be the aftermatl of the Goldfine-Adams hullaba' lo-.-i. Possibly the Democrats, who are responsible for raising 1he issue, will have to face the indignation of retail stores generally if the gift business takes a big dip in sales lext Christmas Motivation Certainly man;' a citizen, es pecially in the business world has been asking himself recent ly whether all the gifts tha come from others from whom he buys products are properly motivated, and whether, if de ducted as business expenses by the giver, this makes the reclpi ent an unwitting party to a "conspiracy" to get a tax deduction. Many a subordinate officer in a company will ask himself whether the entertainment he received did or did not prejudice nis own award of contracts. He will wonder whether, if the In- terndl Revenue Service records show it, this means the recipient, in effect, was bribed or at least mproperly influenced. As for government officials in both the executive and legislative branches, they will be confronted by a dilemma, too. Thus, if a businessman comes to Washington by train or by air or by Side Iflanco* »w « u it it IITH 0 In. U.». Pit. C" •*• StrvM*. I 25 and 5O Years Ago "Ralph's going to Europe for three months, and he's letting me borrow Curly till he gets back!" Reader'* Forum Battle of Piasa Corner The editor's note on my Piasa traffic letter really gives me a big gripe. In the tirst place if there are wheel tax dodgers in the city, like the editor's note says, whose fault is it? Surely riot the taxpayers' who use this intersection every day. What seems to be wrong with our traffic at Broadway and Piasa? I really can't remember a serious vehicle accident in that area, or a pedestrian mishap on Piasa Street. The lighting facilities are ade- iquate. Not so long ago the Telegraph! I do remember one Friday af- published the amount of wheel tax collected by the city and the editor gave the administration a 'well done", then went on to explain how the money was used to fix the city's streets. But the editor's note hinted this money was used to pay patrolmen for this extra duty during the day's heaviest traffic. If the city is too poor to pay for traffic control at Third and Piasa and Broadway and Piasa, why not close the streets? In this case the merchants of the area would chip in and buy the city a traffic control system. Who pays for the traffic, control all the way down Broadway? For Langdon Street it's the bridge; at Ridge it's the meat packing company; at Washing- ion it's the glass company. Further on it's the Steel works, the Box Board, and lead works. As little as the city of Jersey- auto to see his congressman orjville., is, it can afford stop and magnanimity, and we have conjured them by tliC| senato) , in or( j er to try to get go lights on its main street. That's the downtown ".' i, I I !• ._.._*.! ......... . , . _J _ il__i_ _rr —— *™ K; f. .MnMM 4-Uii n nn vi 1-trt » n i j-1 f\f I lift! Tf*C tllf* Stl*f tics of our common kindred to disavow these usurpations, which would inevitably interrupt our connections and correspondence. They, too, have been deaf to the voice of justice, and of consanguinity. We must, therefore, acquiesce in the necessity which denounces our separation, an3 hold them, as we hold the rest "of mankind, enemies in war, in peace friends. \Ve, therefore, the representatives of the United States of America, in general congress, assembled, appealing to the Supreme Judge of the world for the rectitude of our intentions do, in the name, and by authority of the good people of these colonies, solemnly publish and declare, that these united colonies are, am! of right ougln to be, free and independent state*: that are absolved from all alle- thc British Crown, and that all political between them and the State of Great Britain is and ought to be totally dissolved; and that as free anc. independent states they have full power to levy war, conclude peace, contract alliances, establish commerce, and to do all other acts and things which independent states may of right do. And for the support of this Declaration, with a firm reliance on the protection of Divine Providence, we mutually pledge to each other our lives, our fortunes, and our sacred honor. » .. something done that affects his more than can be said of thej ll's the business, is this expense a legi-city of Alton. gicnce to connection Embracing Civic Responsibility Laclede Steel Co. has indicated a willingness to embrace community responsibility toward local government in petitioning for annexation to the city of Alton. This is not the first symptom of this realization, however. The steel firm and its employes have consistently led all other organized activity in the community in providing blood donation- to the Red Cross. Wbik th* employes have Ijrgely been the blood donor*, and the organization work was carried out 'by them, the company has been fully cooperative in providing any needed -leadership, and allowing time of the workers for the effort. One thing not generally known, too, is that William Akin, president of Laclede, provided funds Decenary for the survey in the area made under auspice* of the Southwest Illinois Committee on Higher Education to determine need for a state college or university to serve Madison and St. Clair counties. Now we find Laclede taking the lead in what we hope will be a general move into the city's limit! by ill the huge industrial complex immediately to the eait. Such a move, at Mayor Day points out, probably would lower the corporate tax rate for the city lor the present by providing a larger base of valuation to spread it on. It could provide timate deduction for tax purposes? Does it mean that the public official who benefited is compromised? The law prohibits any tax deduction for "lobbying" directed .at Congress. It says, nothing about "lobbying" directed at the executive branch. There can, of course, be no penalty imposed for exercising the constitutional right of petition. The courts have never really FREDERICK J. MILLER, Jerseyville ternoon last February Mother Nature dumped a few thousand tons of snow on our downtown streets and must say the traffic in that area was pretty well fouled up. Let's suppose Police Chief Heafner assigns six traffic policemen at Broadway and Piasa, and six patrolmen at Third and Piasa. Can these 12 men speed the traffic? The cars are coming from somewhere, and if the conditions are normal, the heavy traffic will eventually reach its destination. But when thousands of cars pour into the downtown section at certain times of the day, there, is bound to be a slowdown somewhere along the line, regardless of how many police are on duty. If Mr. Miller is in a big hurry to get back to his farm in Jersey county, why doesn't he take the North Alton route over Central Avenue and keep away from traffic. trucks and the cattle trucks that clutter up our downtown streets. THE LOCAL KID A six-year-old boy, Allen Kirgan, was saved from drowning at Lindberg Park, when two girls found him on the bottom of .the pool after they had gone down the sliding board together. George Hornsey, who was nearby when the girls gave the alarm after touching the lad's body, carried the boy to Herb Whittleman, lifeguard. Both the men worked frantically over the child until they had revived him. Summer resort weather reached Alton on the Fourth of July eve, after several torrid days when the temperature topped 100 degrees. The drop in temperature was believed the result of a tornado which struck near Chicago. Winners in the swim meet held at Wood River pool, who would represent that city in contests during the summer were: 200-yard relay for men, ttelbert and William Jones, John Fuderich and O. J. Mikola; 50-yard dash, Olive Harrington, Delbert Jones; 200-yard swim for men, D. Jones; underwater swim for boys over 120 pounds, Dixon Tuley; underwater swim for men, F. Fuderich; 50-yard dash for girls under 95 pounds, Mary Lucille DeLong; 50-yard dash for boys under 120 pounds, Tom Young; and 200-yard relay for boys under 120 pounds, William Doll, Paul Todd, William Corrigan and Tom Young. Five Ursuline nuns were professed in a ceremonial held at Ursuline Novitiate on Danforlh street, in the presence of friends and relatives. In the absence of Msgr. E. L. Spalding, the Rev. P. J. Smyth, chaplain at the novitiate, was in charge of the ceremonial, and the Rev. Father Butties of Springfield's St. Aloysius Church delivered.the sermon. The nuns were Sisters Rita Marie Heger, Decatur; Elizabeth Marie Landry, Lafayette, La.; Anna Marguerite Gros, San Antonio, Tex.; Margaret Stewart, Portage des Sioux, Mo; ^Bernard Marie Mumme of New Qrleans. Miss Dorothy Seigler, a former student at the Catholic Children's Home on State St., received the habit of the Order of the Most Prescious Blood at Ruma. She took the name Sister Bernita. The Rev. S. D. McKenny observed his 33rd year as pastor of Cherry Street Baptist Church, and was the second oldest clergyman in point of service in Alton, second only to Msgr. E. L. Spalding, rector o£ Old Cathedral. Sister Mary Josephine Wangard, librarian at Marquette High School in 1932, was named mother superior of the Ursuline Convent on Danforth street, succeeding the Rev. Mother Gertrude. tufa 3,1908 The formal opening of Rock Sprint Park with the first band concert of the season was marred by rain. The park was in fine condition. Many went early in the evening to inspect it, touring the new section given by William Eliot Smith. Pre- "minary to the concert, the Rev. A. A. Tanner made a short dedicatory address. The city had eon* tracted with the White Hussars for a baQd of only 20 pieces. But additional players volunteered their services, and there was a band of 30 for the open* ing program. A shower dissipated the crowd befort the musical program was completed. Officers and members of Alton Division of Naval Militia to number of 75 entrained for Chicago for the annual training cruise on Lake Michigan on the USS Dorothea. Lt. J. B. Maxfield was in command, with 0. J. Paul as lieutenant Junior grade, and William Koehrie as ensign. The militiamen were to be away 10 days. First fireworks accidents of the season had hem reported. Catherine, 12-year-old daughter of Mr. and Mr*. Addis McCarthy was severely burned when her waist took fire from a sparkler which she ahd a playmate, Elizabeth Gerber, had Ignite ed. Men in her father's business place smothered the child's burning garment with their coats. William Berry of Sixth and Alby streets incurred! fpclal burns in a powder flash. John Shulenberg, 12, of West Alton suffered a fracture of his right leg at the knee when horses he was assisting to water on the farm upset the watering trough. Dr. L. M. Bowman chartered a launch to cross the river and attend 1he injured youngster. Fumes, Inhaled from a gasoline' soaked rag, were believed to have caused the death of the 2-year-old child of Mr. and Mrs. Geoige Lowryfjf 1715 Belle St. Sparks Mill bought of William Brown the first carload of Missouri Point wheat. The wheat graded 62 pounds to the bushel and was of fine quality. However, Brown said his flood-year yield had been only 21 bushels to the acre. Members of- Alton Post, GAR, at an Independence Eve meeting were so interested exchanging war stories they overlooked treasure under their feet. Just as the veterans were departing, in rush- • ed Jake Maguire, building custodian with a worried look. From the floor, in plain sight, he snatched up a $5 bill lie had dropped in the afternoon. Benjamin G. Cooper of East Alton purchased of CCi, i3UW^t»*UIllllj till* *v»- T»*T»W....-* ^ ^- _,,. A daughter, Patricia Ann, was born to Mr. and Mrs. Virginia Job Bowman a 134-acre farm In Mrs. John Harris. A daughter, Mary June, was born to Mr. and Mrs. John Sawyer of 3204 Buiton St. Section 23 of Wood R^ver Township. Mr. and Mrs. Harry Lenhardt announced tha birth of a daughter. Victor Riesel Says Big Task for Racket-Busters The senate's racket-busters, in what may be their grand finale, have chosen to expose and thereby attempt what no other force has yet been able to do — the smashing of the first mob ever to turn labor racketering got it off on Nov. 25, 1932. He spoke to Ed Flore, then president of the Hotel and Restaurant Employes and Bartenders International Unioff. Obergfell reported that the mob had gotten wind of the inevitable suc- into a multi-billion dollar organiz-l cess of the drive to repeal pro- ed business. jhibition. He warned that the Ca- This mob, for want of a better,?™* syndicate was worried about syndicate name as is always the Ming its booze and beer since case in the weirdly interlocked!^ 1 ' 6 was no lon S er a " eed uf , or .rackets cartels, is the still pow-!">e bootleg stuff once the public erful, albeit thinned out, old Ca-|«>uld drink openly. That'll Teach'Em A little boy made a remark which will not be forgotten. Three years ago we had a float consisting of a giant firecracker and several smaller ones. Onej man on the float had his head defined the scope of "lobbying." |, an d age di an arm in a sling, Tux Question wore very dark glasses, and car- v On the broad .question of tax ried a white cane., A uniformed deductions, the statute says thatlfirenian was helping to support the supposed victim of a Fourth 'all the ordinary and necessary expenses incurred during the taxable year in carrying on any trade or business" may be deducted. What then is "ordinary" and what is "necessary"? Certainly if one's business is subject to governmental regulation, it becomes "ordinary and necessary" to keep in tour-h with officials who can supply needed Information affecting one's business. of July accident.' As our parade went along its route, many people noticed the results displayed in pain, damage, and sadness which fireworks can cause. Out of a group of boys who ran to the curb the remark came: "That will teach you to play with firecrackers!" Yes, we did get through to one The motive of the giver, of a:'"" we know of Many parents be to seek an anc ^ children can be. thankful our gift might even improper objective. This would Fourth of July's today are much not take away the right to a lax *»fer then they were a few years deduction. For even gambling; a greater capacity for the city to provide services and facilities for its citi Z cns, and make itself ajestablishments have been permitted, as a result of a recent Supreme Court decision, to deduct expenses incurred in rent and Alton Evening Telegraph Published by Alton Telegraph Printing Company P. B. COUSLEY, Publisher and Editor Published Daily. Subscription Price 30 cents weekly by carrier: by mail $10 a year within 100 miles. $14 beyond 100 miles. Mail subscriptions not accepted in town where carrier delivery 11 available. "billions" out of its Chicago and interwoven midwest operations The billion dollar figure is the estimate of several authorities, some of whom will testify in the coming weeks. No coverage of this story would be complete without the Entered as second class matter at the post office at Alton. 111. Act of Congress: March 3, 1879. MEMBER OF THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The Associated Press is exclusively entitled to the use for publication of all news dispatches credited to this paper and to th» local new* published herein. Local Advertising Rates and Contract Information on application at the Telegraph business office. Ill East Broadway. Alton. III. National Advertising Representatives. West Holiday Co., New York. Chicago. Detroit. more attractive community. Alton for years has been cramped in its gov • i i j / '* :; »i-'* ;||i '' < " 3 «..v^«»~« >•• -'— ernmental activity by the fact that it lacked sui-lmaintenance of their premises, ficient taxable industrial property within its limits! to balance up the population demands. j Doubtless a further factor in Laclede's decision to provide leadership to Wood River township in dustry in acccnding to incorporation is its faith in Alton's new -ity manager form of government. While the government still must complete its cycle of change to the four-man-and mayor council, elected at large, nevertheless it appears to have made sufficient progress in fiscal policies to encourage those who look for continuously increasing efficiency and economy. n> i ii j i u i i A .L,. Mayor Day has called tht move by Laclede the "finest development in the city's recent history. ;sa)p gid(? _ glar * rejecting gifts. The comir unity has oeen working long and, Jg . ( ,. impruden ,,, a)so for a hard on a number of excellent projects. Mayor |nian - n business to a , u , ep t gifts Day, himself, has been laboring much on the scwcrj or hospitality from anyone whose project, much-needed if the city is to continue itsjorders for business purchases growth. All these are fine undertakings, l.aclede's move ranks well up with them. And if it can become the fore-runner of a general move by its fellow-industries east of town, it-could well top any of the other projects individually as an effect on th* city's future. Custom Affected As for the recipient of entertainment or of other forms of generosity, there would be more doubt if lavish gifts came from a stranger than from a close friend. It now is considered "imprudent" for public officials, whether or not elected, to accept gifts from anyoner, with whom they might some day be transacting government business. Ev> en those who hope to be candidates for public office bly must — in order to be on PRAYER FOR IOII%V Great God of strength, only through the courage that comes from thee were our forefathers able to declare their independence. Accept our thanks and deep gratitude for these forbears, for the American way of life which they established, for free enterprise, and for our cherished freedoms; in His name. Amen.—Dennis H. Cooke, High Point, N. C., president, High Point College. (C8pyrt*l>t 1858 by the Division of Christian Education, National Coun< CiJWlhe Owrcbet of Oiriit io the U.S.A.) (the giver is soliciting? In the business world, for the most part, this has not been considered improper. Maybe it will be so in the future. The whole custom of gift-giving at Christmas will be affected. Also the giving of theater tickets to hit shows or of choice seats at the World Series to important customers 01 potential customers will hereafter bring new quandaries and perhaps frustrations to generous- minded pt'ople In the world of business. Certainly public .officials on the receiving end in the ed precincts of federal, state or city governments now must really "look a gift horse In the mouth." J9S8, N. Y. lierald-TriUune, Inc.) Bulgaria, the Balkan republic, has less than half its 42,796 square miles under cultavalion. However, one-third of the coun- A VOLUNTEER FIREMANitry is in forests. pone gang. The legitimate union chief had corn- In exactly 25 years, ever sincel heard of a Capone high the mob first discovered what| mand sessi ° n durin « whlcn ltwas could be done with a captured un-i decided not to waste time Wlth ion, the Capone gang has made » "" a rd sell," as Madison avenue would put it. They decided instead, that the capture of hotel, restaurant, bartender and teamster union locals would guarantee the boys their leisure, babes and bucks and irpmunity to cdmpeti- tion from honest merchants of whiskies. The mob simply decid- reporling of the following. Nowj ed that the . competition couldn't The mob had moved in. It learned ,quickly enough that through control of sections ofthis union it could drive competitors out 6f the hotel, restaurant and night-club business itself as easily as out of the booze and beer business, Soon the fine hand of a mob executive committee was disclosed. There was not central guidance from the committee: Frank Nitti, enforcer of new rules and regulations by revolver; Willie Bioff, organizer of shakedowns; George Browne, stage hands chief, who acted as the labor expert; and one Louis Romano, account executive in charge of the hotel and restaurant field. There were other such action committees. They moved into the building service field, theatres, trucking, entertainment 'itself, electrical work, construction, and many others. From some of' these they have been driven. But never completely. hear this: ; sell a fifth, if the unionized hotels. j Tnus when Senate Committee "Our union has understood f O r| r£lstaui ' anls - hars and n 'S nt clubs; CO unse)lor Bob Kennedy sent his some time that Chicago's gangland had plans to get its clutches on our industry .. .and we have inklings of the efforts of gangsters to infiltrate into the union with a view 'of ultimately controlling the whole industry. We ask the cooperation of all people to keep this industry out of the hands of gangsters who will wreck our industry and our union, Sound familiar? Well, wouldn't handle what they were : men into Chicago over a year told not to handle. ago, they found the old mor/still The boys decided to insure thisi op erating. The probers found by moving in on the Teamstersj t h e m still very heavy in the rest- Union — just to make certain aurant field. that the competition, if it wasn't; Un|il 1he ' recent death of . scared off, couldn't deliver any latter day liquor. By 1934, Ed Flore told a friend: "The racketeers are creeping into some of our local unions. I'm very much afraid of what it wasi mav happen but I really thug named Claude Maddox, alias John "Screwy" Moore and "Screwy" O'Brien, he was to ba the example of the typical hood hangover from the old mob. Maddox ran Local 450 of the Hotel, !Club and Restaurant Employes jand Bartenders Suburban Union, said by Joe-Obergfell, secretary-™' what we should, do. __ ^ __ treasurer of the lid Internation-j An offlclal mstor >' of the H °-|in Cicero. He also ran gambling al Brewery Workers Union. He: 1e) and Restaurant Workers Un- World Cities Answer to Previous Puizl* ACROSS 1 City on Ottawa Rivtr S Nigerian city 8 City in Spain 12 Arrow poison 13 Folding bed 14 Military lore* 15 Row 16 Make lace 17 Dirk 30 Caterpillar ) Spanish community 4 Flank (dial.) 6 Deed 0 Feathered (cart 7 Perfume 8 Whip B Sea eagle 10 Foretoken U Pheasant broods (dial.) hair 18 Japanese eity ig Footed vase 31 Stupefy 80 Capital of jj African fly 32 State (Fr.) Greece , ( V ar) 22 Bellowi 23 Curved 25 City in molding Colorado 24 Heart arteries 42 Membranous 29 German city 25 Profound pouch 34 God ot love 26 Soviet river 44 Lieutenant* 35 Unit of energy 27 Flower (ab ) 37 Feminine 28 Bewildered 46 Intelligence appellation 38 Facility 39 Greek letter 40Sir (Malaysia) 41 Entreaties 43 Site of Georgia Tech 45 Property ittm 47 "Gondola" city (1 Legal capital of Bolivia 66 Nights befort events >7 Yugoslav city 00 Black substance 6) Pause 62 Depot (ab) 63 Girl's name 64 Crafts 65 Conger 66 Scottish ilheepfoldt DOWN Huv.»li»n city part 47 Feminine .name ' 49 Always 49 Bird's home 50 Devotees 52 Employer 33 Wife of Nata (myth.) 36 Fence opening S3 Apple center 94 Italian capital 55 Japanese outcasts 58 Follower 59 Salt Forum Writers, /Vote Letters to the Reader* Forum should be as brief as possible, and writers should be completely Identified. The Telegraph will withhold writer's name on request taut preference is given writers who agree to publication of names. The Telegraph reserves the right to condense letters. ion reveals that its next convention in Rochester in 1936, had to be adjourned suddenly so the delegates could go out and donate blood. They had just opened the night session when it was announced that three of their colleagues had been shot by gangsters and needed transfusions. casino equipment .across state lines. You'll learn more of this in Sen. McClellan's hearing room. You'll soon see the ties between organized labor rackets— and organized, multi-billion dollar gambling, narcotics and extortion mobs. (O 1958, The Hall Syndicate, Inc.) MIRROR OF YOUR MIND By JOSEPH WHITNEY ence fear, but it is cowardly to desert one's comrades. The cow. ard's problem is not fear (which is common to all), but his lack of feeling outside himself. By striving to develop a stronger social sense toward other people, th* coward may bring other strong emotions into play that will help him face up to fear situation. Do competitive girls ntftlte good nursen? Answer: Usually not; actually girls and women with strong ompetitive drives are not likely o choose nursing as a profession, 'he best nurses tend to be among to more feminine of their sex, nd have an unusual capacity and motivation toward a maternal ole. They are Attracted to tha urslng profession (often uncon- ciously)- by their need to help CM » ooword overcome fear? Is poverty related to low Intelligence? Aiwwer: As a rule, children from deprived, poverty • stricken homes do less well on school in* telllgenue tests than children from middle class homes. However, authorities generally feel that school I .(J. tests are designed to measure the qualities'that are more readily acquired in middle class hpmes, •uch as verbal facility, interpretation of ideaii, correlation of ex- nd comfort others. Also they are Anvweri Fear is a normal re-perienues, etc. They Relieve that noouraged in their choice of action to a threatening situation; I.Q. tests measure academic apti- urging by their capacity for pa- a hold-up, a battle, hurricane, tude rather than genial intelli- met sod undewtandlnf. etc. It is not cowardly to expert- gem*, law, Waf FMIUTM Syndicate. 4i»>>

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