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HAROLD J. BURTON ARCHIVES-.-ASSISTANT • IMDIAHA -STATE LIBRA* INDIANAPOLIS, I»»XAHA ENTERED AS SECOND CLASS MATTER OCTOBER 4, lWJr AT POST OFFICE AT TIPTON. INDIANA VOLUME 69, NUMBER 11 TIPTON (IND.) DAILY TRIBUNE tFRIDAY, OCTOBER 16, 1964 7 CENTS PER COPY — 35 CENTS PER WEEK ,000 MORE JOIN AUTOMOTIVE STRIK World Pon Russia's Future, Khruschev Fate . By HENRY SHAPIRO j United Press International ! MOSCOW (UPI) — Former Premier Nikita S. Khrushchev was reported today to be in total political disgrace or in completely broken health. Informed j sources said some of h i s top aides were being fired. While the world's best known Communist faded into political obscurity overnight his successors promised to continue his policies ' including peaceful coexistence with the West, a better life for the Russians and a hard line toward Peking. But in the meantime his aides were being dismissed one by one, the sources said. There was no official confirmation. The sources supported a growing belief that something was wrong in the state of the Kremlin by reporting the dismissals of such men as Alexei Adzhubei, his son-in-law and editor of the government newspaper Izvestia. Proteges Bounced The sources said long-t i m e Khrushchev protege Mikhail Kharlamov was bounced from his post; as chairman of the state television committee •and editor Paval Satyukov from the Communist party newspaper Prayda. By • continuing in Khrushchev's path Communist party leader Leonid I. Brezhnev and Premier Alexei N. Kosygin would be committed to non-deviation in a policy of peaceful co-existence with the West, de- Stalinization at' home and* a tough line with Ctimmunist China, i-. -- - Veteran diplomatic observers tended to take his pledge at face value and said tkey expected no basic. changes in Khrushchev's domestic and foreign policies | even though failure in them could have led to his downfall. The world was stunned at first by the unexpected Kremlin announcement Khrushchev, * 70, had been retired at his own request because of "advanced age and deteriorating health." Then it expressed anxiety over the future. Policy Change Unlikely Washington and the Western capitals foresaw no early change in the" peaceful coexistence policy but were prepared for a change if the Soviet troubles at homje and abroad continue to mount. Diplomats at the United Nations took the same viewpoint. But there was cautious apprehension, especially among Asian diplomats. In Saigon the South - Vietnamese were shocked and frightened. , President Johnson, speaking Thursday night in New York, said only the Khrushchev retirement "may or may not be. a sign of deeper ; turmoil or may-be a sign of changes to come." He said the United States would keep "steady on our goal"—a goal of peace. Brezhnev, 57, and Kosygin, GO, divided Khrushchev's supreme power in the Kremlin reshuffle. There had been none of the advance whispering that usually heralds dramatic events in the Kremlin weeks ahead. Only Thursday did the first rumors sweep Moscow. Then at midnight the governing Central Committee of the party announced tersely Khrushchev had been relieved. Disgrace Speculated There was no evidence to dis- .prove the claim that Khrush- was ill.-But there was mounting speculation Khrushchev was removed in disgrace, either for such domestic woes as last years disastrous harvest and economic and industrial troubles or for such foreign affairs as the . Sino-Soviet feud which has sundered- world communism. The Russian people for the most part did not learn of it until they read their morning papers. With the announcement was a pledge in the Communist newspapers Pravda that Brezh­ nev and Kosygin would carry out the Khrushchev program as laid down in the 20th and 22nd party' congresses in .1956 : and 1961. • -•- ••• • . Skepticism '• sod " ' mystery mounted in diplomatic circles about the announced reasons for the removal from power of a man whose authority and prestige outwardly were at their peak —and unchallenged. Whether he was relieved at his own request or booted out of office in a behind-the-scene power .struggle, the Kremlin succession was bloodless. It was - apparently the smoothest change of power, in Soviet history. Quick, Quiet Passing His career had been lusty, dynamic and well-traveled. His passing from the scene was quiet and abrupt About the only outward sign we're the disappearance of his many photographs and portraits from public view, one by one, s and overnight. . ' Moscow was calm as on any normal Friday morning. There were no tanks and no troop movements in evidence as in previous crises. Russians came and went freely into the Kremlin which was open for tourists. But there was a feeling of shock — it was difficult to accept the fact that Khrushchev whose dazzling personality had so dominated the Soviet scene could vanisL overnight But such are the ways of the Kremlin. • Most Russians went to bed thinking Khrushchev was still their leader. The midnight announcement was. distributed only to the foreign clients of the news agency-Tass. The first radio announcement came when tke.nation had already gone to bed./ . . • Observers Skeptical '•• Diplomatic-- observers"; were openly, skeptical about Ihe claim Khrushchev had.asked'.'tb be relieved of his duties'. They pointed out there was not" a single word of tribute, for the man who held Soviet power for "11 years after the death of Josef Stalin. A possible parallel was seen in the brusque retirement of Soviet President Mikhail Kalinin in 1946 despite the reverence millions; of Russians had for him. . ' The chief speculation centered on two points. Had th-e man whose perpetual : suritan and lively bounce that made him seem. far younger than: 70 actually suffered a sudden breakdown? Or had he been railroaded in disgrace. A major indication :of disgrace came from the fact he was removed from the party Presidium — a severe slap. It was noted that Khrushchev's one-time heir-apparent, IF r ol Kozlov, still retains his presidium title although he suffered a stroke. . • Whereabouts Unknown Khrushchev's " i m me diate whereabouts were not known. He was said to have last been seen driving into the Kremlin in his Chaika limousine Thursday. It.was generally assumed he would be given a liberal pension.. The Soviet's new premier, who moves up from the post of NATIONAL SCHOOL LUNCH WEEK is being observed at Lincoln School by the faculty, students and these cooks who preside over a spotless kltchejb. -Left to fight, Versia Sanders, b4thoj*4 ' Jequa 1 "'-*****^'*'-' Grishaw. Burnici Johns and Jean Hbrtdn Outlook Meet Slated Tonight County Extenion Agent W. M. Clary isued a reminder today that the annual Ooutlook Meeting is slated at 8 p. m. tonight at the 4-H and Community Building south of Tipton. • - -• Carroll Bottum, Purdue University agricultural economist, will conduct the session. Highlight of the program, will be a discussion of the economic prospects for crops, hogs, beef, poultry and dairy through 1970. Among the topics to be' discussed are questions such as "Will Hoosier cattle feeders lose out to western feed lots?""Should we be expanding in milk and ;egg production," "Will we still be raising whjjat?" . ., -"r* Expansion of • hog .number?, profit • on-ijcattle ^feeding a ltd (Continued on parte B) • Attica Man Arrested Here Twice; Jailed Geneva Grishaw, Burnice Ray Edwards, 21, of Attica", was confined at County Jail early Thursday morning follow-: ing his second arrest in less than two hours for driving without an operator's license. . Edwards was first apprehended in the 200 block of North Main street at about 4:40 a. m. He was cfted for improper mufflers and driving without a license. Tipton police said they instructed Edwards not to drive the car. However, the man and a companion returned to the auto later and started to drive it away from the city. They were apprehended on S. R. 28, about 2Vis miles south and a half mile east of Tipton. Edwards, was jailed at 6:08 a.m. i Lincoln School Marks National Lunch Week Dr. Metz Dies In Cincinnati Burial was held at. St. John's cemetery in Tipton yesterday for Dr. C. W. Metz, who died in Cincinnati. Dr. Meitz was preceded in death 1 ] by his wife,- the former Delia Norton, .of Tipton County, in 1950. Mrs. Metz was the daughter of Patrick Norton, a pioneer of this area. > Mrs. Metz was a cousin of Mrs. John Conroy and of Miss Ella Kigin, of Tipton. Funeral services for Dr. Metz were conducted at.. St. Boniface church in Cincinnati. Merchants To Meet Tuesday The week of October 11-17 is Auto Collides With Tractor At Intersection An auto collided- with a tractor near Sharpsville Thursday resulting in about $250 damage to the car ' and a ticket for the driver of the tractor. -.' Dennis E. White; 45, of Route 2, Sharpsville, was driving his tractor west on a county road when it collided -with a car heading south on the Sharpsville "blacktop." "Driver" of' the auto, was Joseph. Treadway, -34, of Route 1, Sharpsville. State Police investigating the mishap said the tractor had entered the intersection, driving | There will be an important in front of the' approaching meeting of all Tipton Retail auto. Police said White report- 1 merchants, Tuesday evenng, ed that he had slowed down for October 13 at 7:45 p. m., in dry beans-r- butter, cheese, corn Ueve Soviet leaders became the stop sign, but did not bring the meeting room of the Farm- meal, cranberries, dried eggs, most alarmed over the erosion his vehicle to a full stop^ |ers Loan and'Trust company. I flour, lard, dried milk, ripe j n Russia's prestige among White also told police" that This meeting will involve' olives, peanut 'butter, rice. Communist parties abroad, he did not see the car until he'plans for the Christmas promo- shortening, and frozen turkeys. They pointed out that Johnson Sees Np Immediate Policy Change By STEWART HENSLEY United Press International . WASHINGTON (UPI) — The Unite'd States, foresees no early change in Russia's "peaceful coexistence" policy but is braced for one if Soviet troubles at home and abroad continue to. mount. ' Administration officials be- lieVe*'Nikita Khrushchev was ousted - as premier and party boss because -he was losing groundTin'his battle with Red China i for control of international communism and also was floundering on the economic front. The Soviet Presidium is expected to give the two men now in Khrushchev's old post— Premier Alexei Kosygin and party Secretary Leonid Brezh­ nev—a chance to see • if they can make • the policies forged by the dismissed leader more effective. If not, the collective leader- National School Lunch Week by ship may well decide to seek a Proclamation of President Lyn- compromise with Red China, don B. Johnson and Governor which demands a policy of ex- Matthew E. "Welsh. treme militancy, and resume a Lincoln School is co-operating more warlike attitude toward with National, and State Agen- the West, cies in observing this week I Losing Effectiveness with the theme "SCHOOL 1 Brezhnev, Kosygin and other LUNCH SERVES YOUTH." (Presidium members helped The School Lunch Program Khrushchev work out his poli- is more than just a food ser- «es. But they apparently came vice It is a nutrition educa- to the conclusion that their old tion service. The program ed- leader, who was spending more ucates school children in the and more time away from Mos- formation of good food habits " w . "ad become incapable of and increases. their knowledge executing t h e policies effec- of the importance of food to u .vely. ^ good health and physical fit- i If. after a period of trial, they ness In other words, Lincoln conclude the policies them- School has a two-fold purpose s elve s are wrong then the in-serving hot lunches: % ihoneymoon with the West prob- 1. To provide each .child- aj al £ Kosygifl face a nourishing lunch . ' onuraental task in attempting 2. To teach-children to eat tQ arrest ^ £ .* a wide variety of foods. RussiaV posiUon in . ^ . Com . To attain these goals last muiust world wh j cn has result- year, Lincoln School served 63,- e( j. f rom tke mtter sp i it be . 226 lunches, an average, of tween Moscow and Peking, about 361 per day, from an en-| Khrushchev bequeathed his rillment of about 450 students, successors, a titanic struggle Children paid $16,000 for lunch- wjth Red-China in which more es, while Federal Lunch Funds an d more of nis Communist Ala mounted to more than $3,600.- jj es were . refusing to approve 00. Food cost $12,000, and la- his - efforts to read Peking out bor $7,000, while total expendi- 0 f the party. He left them a hires amounted to about $21,-perilous [restlessness in the 000. | East European Communist The U. S. Department of Ag- D loc. riculture donated many kinds: Fails At Home of "foods last year. These wens' on the.home front, he failed served to* Lincoln - Students in to decide • the years-long strug- a variety of manners. Some of gi e over; proportionate alloca- the commodities were: canned tion of basic resources to con- apple sauce, apple slices, apri- sumer industry and agriculture •cots, cherries, frozen ground as - against heavy production beef, frozen chicken fryers ( an d war materials, canned corn, . green beans, j . Domestic troubles undoubted- peaches, peas, pork, sweet po- i y are high on the list for early tatoes, tomatoes, tomato paste,'attention, but U. S. officials be- UAW Calls Out American Motors Workers Today tion, and others to be carried , • Most Lincoln students. leave _The French party has vir-* out: throughout the year. [the dining room at noon smack- tually declared its independence. All merchants are urged ei- ing their lips and rubbing their 0 f Moscow, shattering what way*s auto. Police said the \ ther to be present at the meet- j tummies, after cleaning up 0 nce was one of Moscow's car skidded for about 130 feet j ing or have a representative on | their plates. |strongest bastions within the hand. . The Association is the had entered the intersection. He turned to avoid the collision, but struck the front of Tread before impact. White was ticketed for failure to yield the right of way. Damage.'to the left front fen- deputy premier, is a. former |der, door, hood and radiator of mayor of Leningrad as well as Treadway's car is estimated at to be presented to make the the official in charge of thena- .$250. "No damage to the tractor i projects of tiie association suc- ( Continued on page 8) I was reported. ' cessful. responsibiliy of every member, according to spokesmen,, who have been unanimous,in agreeing that a soUd front will..have Jit • 1,950 GAUONS OF MOONSHINE A DAY—This la the'largest Illegal liquor, atttl round In Kortt Carolina In three years. Just before the reyenooers put the kibosh to It near Nashville. It contained nearly 20,000 gallons of mash, waa capable of turning out 1.950 gallons of moonshine a day—which amounts to a daily tax loss of $19,950 at a buck a gallon. Court Suspends Sentence, Fine For Local Youth A 15-year-old.'Atlanta youth received a suspended .sentence, Western world. The loss of Red leader Palmiro Togliatti in Italy' has thrown the" party there into confusion, lessening, its effectiveness .at a time when it might be taking advantage of the increasing economic trouble. • Getting Ideas — -Romania's declaration' of economic - independence from Cole Porter, Famed Hoosier Musician Dies HOLLYWOOD (UPI) — Cole Porter, an Indiana farm boy who rose to tie top of America's musical theater by writing such songs as "I Love Paris," "Night and Day" and "Begin T he Beguine," died Thursday night. He was 11. Death came at 11:05 p.m. PDT (2:05 a.m. EDT) at St. John's Hosjrital in nearby Santa Monica, where he underwent surgery last Tuesday night for removal of a kidney stone. He had been a patient there since Sept. 22. Stanley Musgrove, a spokesman for Porter, said the composer died from complications following the operation. "I was with him a few.min­ utes before he died," Musgrove told United Press International. "He seemed conscious, but not lucid." Also with Porter, were his valets of six years, Henry Burke" and Eric Lindsay. "Mr. Porter always wanted to go that way, just like that, and that's the way he went, suddenly," Burke said. Musgrove said he believed that Porter stipulated in his will that he be cremated and that no funeral services be held. Porter's gay, sophisticated lyrics and hauntingly beautiful 1 melodies became his trademark 1 in the Broadway era thaf'saw the rise of such fellow composers as George Gershwin, Irving Berlin, Jerome Kern, Richard Rodgers, Larry Hart and Oscar Hammersfein.. . • " Many of his gayest successes were written when he was in near-constant pain from the waist down. In 1938, both of his legs were fractured when he was thrown from a horse while riding on the bridle path of Long Island's Piping Rock Club. From then oh, he suffered -from' chronic osteoniylitis and underwent many operations — 21 between 1938 and 1948. . Finally, on April 3, 1958, his right leg was amputated to relieve the pains. At the.age ofj 64, he had to learn to walk on an artificial leg with the aid of two canes. And, still mourning his wife, who died in 1954, he became a virtual recluse for the remainder of his life. Born June 9, 1893, on a large farm near Peru,; Ind., 'Porter never liad to work: His parents were well-to-do and his grandfather eventually left him more than a million dollars. But he labored steadily all his life, and his list,of songs and stage successes was endes. Among the songs: "Wunder- bar," "My Heart Belongs to Daddy," "C'est~Magnifique," "Love For Sale," "I Get a Kick Out of You," "You're the Top," "Just ; One of Those Things," "It's D'Lovely,"'"I've Got You Under My Skin," "In The Still of. the Night," "So in Love," "True Love," "Alez-vous'en, Go Away," "Paris Loves Lovers," "Gypsy in Me," "Miss Otis Regrets," "Get Out of Town," "Lets Do It, Let's Fall in Love," "Always True to You in By JAMES STICKFORD • UPI 'Automotive Editor DETROIT (UPI)—The United Auto Workers Union today went on strike against American Motors Corp. despite a major victory in keeping alive the historic profit sharing contract the company proposed to abandon. Company and union officials negotiated right up to the midnight (CST) strike deadline before the. walkout was called. About 26,000 AMC workers joined 260,000 General Motors workers in the second major strike of the auto industry during the 1964 negotiations. The GM strike is in its-22nd day Douglas (Fraser, director, of the union's AMC department, and Edward - L. Cushman, a company vice president, announced the failure to reach overall agreement at a join* press conference. ' • • . Local Plant Disputes They said that the union ami company had all but wrapped up the national economic contract but had been unable !n reach agreement on other issues, mainly non-e conomic problems and local plant disputes. UAW workers at Grand Rapids, Mich., and Kenosha and Milwaukee, Wis., went on stri!;e at 12:01 a.m. American Motors makes all its cars in Wisconsin and is the state's largest employer. The Michigan workers make appliances. "We've reached agreement on what was the key stumbl:-"? block — progress sharin?." Cushman said. But he said nn details could be revealed until company and union technician.*; polish up the final language. "Unfortunately," Cushman said, "time has run out and we are not operating. We expect that we can move ahead quite promptly on the other knotty issues that confront us." Fraser, referring to Cushman's statement, quipped: "Ed says they're shut down. We always call them strikes in the UAW." Final Details Unfinished. Fraser and Cushman said that all the final details of the national economic agreement had not been worked out. But Fraser said the status of Kelvinator workers in Grand Rapids is the only economic issue of substance that had to be resolved. The union accused the company of offering Kelvi­ nator workers an inadequate contract. . , The company contended that currently Kelvinator workers receive the approximate benefits granted auto workers and those benefits are not competitive with the appliance industry and should be scaled down to the level of that industry. About 3,000 workers- are employed by the Kelvinator Appliance Division. < „,„i «n* i„ -^C ^unbr 'a ^'Moscow. ••-which'.-it.. has • madefy Fashion," "Ace in the ^it ?W TnSrsda? foUowing for more than six months, Hole" and "You 'd Be So Nice cuit Court Thursday touowing, .,,._„^ jw j—, • I to Come Home To." a pre-sentence investigation report on his case. Steve Frank Cook, convicted of the theft earlier this year of a car belonging to a Tipton physician, was fined $100 and court costs- and "sentenced to serve one year on the Indiana State Farm. The fine and sentence were suspended.. T h e youth was placed on a two- year probation and remanded into the custody of an Ohio couple. ' BULLETIN NEW YORKfUPJ) — Th» New York Yankeei today announced that Yogi Berr* will > not return as manager next year, but will be retained as * special field consultant under General -'Manager Ralph ; tfouio .'• ST.LOUIS (UPI) - World Series Manager John Kerne resigned today as pilot of the St. Letfe'Cardinal!. : (Continued on page 8) .74 —Former President ElaeWrowefs ramous grin is aa merry ai ever aa tie opens birthday^arda in Gettysburg, Pa. Ba'a 74. Candidates In l^idwest Today By United Press International The top candidates of both parties were to campaign in the vote-rich Midwest today with of them crossing paths in Iowa and South Dakota. ~ Republican presidential candidate Barry M. Goldwater and Democratic" vice presidential' nominee Hubert H. Humphrey both were scheduled to speak at the "Rivercade" celebration at Sioux City, Iowa, and later at the National Corn Picking contest at Sioux Falls, S.D. They were not expected to meet President Johnson planned appearances Jt Cincinnati and Dayton, Ohio, while GOP vice presidetial nominee William E. Miller scheduled stops at Duluth and St. Cloud, Minn., and Racine and Milwaukee, Wis., before flying to California. ' Delivers 'Farm Speech . Goldwater, in a speech prepared . for • delivery at Sioux Falls, promised he would "never jerk the rug from under the American farmer." The address was, billed as the major farm speech of his campaign. .!.'I ,.pledge J vto i yow, t as I have pledged before, that I.will never "propose a change in the price support program until (Continued en page 8)

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