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SIX IRONWOOD DAILY GLOBE. IRONWOOD. MICHIGAN FRIDAY, JULY 16, 1965. Answers Are Given to Questions Concerning Fighting in Viet Nam Berry's World EDITOR'S NOTE — Who is winning the war in Viet Nam? The day to day reports give a mixed picture of victories and sctbarks. What are the basic conditions Jiat led President Johnson this week tti speak (if "increased American ro- < Q if (lie Viet Cone has a max- 1 ?• .""• ™"^*f wun CAUCIICIU sponse?" This article noses'i"™m of, say. mnoo men under! P° lltlcnl contacts in Hanoi say, erf. urnis in Sou'tli Vlcl Nam againsti tlie Hnnoi ™8lme is not Interest-! more than twice as many" gov-j Pd in establishing contacts with 1 ran't the Sn 'son and Washington, much lias infiltrated into South Viet'official? don't think Hanoi wants Nam. No one in the West knows l lo tae fr ,, Te d into this, how mnnv adherents the Viet ~ . t , , ., ., > Cong has' in South Viet Nam/, Q0 , Are , tic(re any indications but guesses of (wo million nr in Saigon that some kind of ne-; more have been marie. goliations might be foreseeable? Q If (lie Viet Cone has a max- 1 ' A .-.. N °- Sources with excellent some of the questions in Ameri cans' minds anrl gives thr best available answers The in formation comes from ke.v people in Saigon and from The Associated Press war staffs serration of conditions in .... field, Thp views expressed are a consensus of the AP staff in Sai- ffon, but include the viewpoint* of US, and Vietnamese offi- i required 10 cope witn one guer- j "^"= cials, and, in some cases, the i "Ha In five years of fighting i tiling. i „„—„ » t —„.. i . Q, AS things stand, could the eminent forces, why ran't the Saigon and Washington, much! war be won without American I less in holding talks. The Vietj troops 1 ' (Cone has mounted a major' ob- A. Because this us a guerrilla| monsoon , offensive in which the, the! war, even when largo battles! apparent objective is military •e a ! occur. Most military strategists.! v|ctorv ' not negotiation. So far, the Viet Cong has done well,, including American planners, i ""• •"-' ^""& "«•=> uum.- >\uii,, 10 to 20 regular troops are l eavl "S little reason for it to be 1 i to cone with one euer- interested iu negotiating any- 1 feel required to cope with one guer- Communists' expressed aims. ' AP» — Here are answers to some o! thr questions you may have hppn asking about the war in Viet Nam: never government forces have come near thl.s ratio By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Q- Al ' e Vietnamese military SAIGON, South Viet Nam i leaders .satisfied that the Amer-, ican strategy ot attrition will able to push American forces eventually win tin? wai" into the sea. American forces A. By and large nc Many,'standing by outside Viet Nam, Vietnamese generals feel the and the U.S. 7th Fleet, could war must be expanded into presumably prevent the taking North Viet Nam and even Com- of large towns. But in terms of munlst China. The premiei controlling most of South Viet Viet Cong win a military victo-i vy? A. Not in the sense of being Q. How is the war going in South Viet Nam' 1 A. In many ways the war ai> niunisl unina - Tne Pi'emiei controlling most of South Viet pears to b : stalemated Both tl e Brig ' Oen ' Nguyen Cno Ky ' lias • Nam<s Population, the Viet Cong Viet cnng and Ttf viefnamSe' ann ? l ! noed ' 1G plans to starl m "' is llkely to make IurUier stl>ides ; --and American enemies inve ganlzing an ^i-Communisl It is less interested in real es-i viass ?™.._. Am . eucan eiie » 11( -». na^.' -National Liberation Front" in tate and cities than in people i ., ' North Viet Nam. using South Critics of American policies ss "That's Bobby Kennedy all right, an' right behind him is the 'Press Raft'!" sharply increased the sixi of their forces. fighting gel.s heavier each week but no decisive gains have been made by either side during the past year. Q. Do Amricar, officials have hopes that this deadlock can be too broken'' A. Yes The American strategy in Viet Nam is now based on wearing the enemy out and bleeding him dry. American i government" policymakers reason that re-| Q. HOW is the morale of the sources on the anti-Viet Cong ] south Vietnamese people In gen- 9-30; confessions before «-* | - • i.. * — «ii_n.t_ v* mi lib in LI ic j-iiuuuunict *" uwicrmi \ JVUJsijUUi I'. core. The United States has not War the French continued to The Rev David Musall. pastor, commented officially, but offl-! hold Hanoi and all Viet Nam's'No Sunday School until worried major cities until they were fi-'ber; worship Vietnamese guerrillas as its have noted that in the Indochina ° th around uc of «-?L or « P ° UtiCal S nally bled dry in the jungle and forced into what amounted to a! (LCA), pastor. slll<re ^er. This ap- exclude overthrow of the Hanni >T, Q ' H ° W long is this likely lo ° n ' U O . mials say that "the BRUCE CROSSING Bethany Lutheran. The Rev. Fred Hergfeld, pastor. Worship j service, 9; Sunday School, 10. EWEN First Lutheran (LCA). The Rev Tnhn Linna. pastor Sunday spurces on the anti-Viet Cong south Vietnamese people In gen-' h »Ytio £' • ?, sa y. inat "w-Rev Tnhn Linna. pastor. Sunrtai side will outlast those of theleral ancl the government forces. u ha l. ju f en ' olned anci 'School, 9:45; worship service 11 Viet Cong. Washington current- in particular? , snun predictions. All observers | Mc thodist The Rev Jame* }v views this as a wo.- n r nft,.i A A .. . = ..„_..,; feel there will be drnmnt.ir n.iii. .,:... . ™ cv - J u m e • Viet Cong. Washington currently views this as a war of attrition, in which victory will go to power. Q. What does the Viet think about this view? Cong in particular? A. A top American official privately answered the question this way: "Morale has held together during the past year, i n _ .„ although it is certainly —*' onr01 Methodist. The Rev. James thie ci,m«,'l, ; ^NUattl. pastor. Sunday this campK^ili 1 ^ 0 ^' 8:30: mo ™'»S ™«MP. pastor, with Techny Path e r s, Masses. 7:30 and 9:30. MASS St. Paul's Lutheran The Rev. A. A. Lepisto. English worship, 10; worship, 11:15. PAI'NESVILLE Apostolic Lutheran. Worship services, 2, with the Rev. Nathan Ruonavaarain charge. Our Savior's Lutheran (LCA). The Rev. John Linna, pas tor. Morning worship, 8; Sunday School, 9:30. PRESQUE ISLE Bethel Lutheran (Mlssiourl). j up in the fall and winter. Donald L. Meece, pastor. Sunday School, 10; morning worship, 11; Young People's meet- Ing, 6:30; evening worship. 7:30. Presbyterian. The Rev. Arthur DeVrles, minister. Bund a y School, 9; worship service, 10. Trinity Lutheran (LCA). The, Rev. John Linna,, pastor, worship service, 9:30r Sunday 1 School, 10:45. WINCHESTER St. William's Catholic M I s- sion. The Rev. W A. Torklld- son pastor. Masses 0:45 and 11. Confessions before Mass, WINONA Lutheran (LCA). The Rev A. A. Lepisto, pastor. English worship, 8:30 a.m. WOODSPUR Lutheran (LCA). The Rev. A. A. Lepisto, pastor. Finnish worship, 2 p.m. 19 Are Employed At New Factory Allsports and Marine of Mich-' igan, Inc., headed by Douglas' Johnson, formerly of Park! Falls, Wls., recently started a plant in the former Hard ing! School in South Bessemer. The corporation started fix! n g 1 the building to adjust to the needs of the type of work to be clone there May 12. A week later, workmen moved In all the equipment and machinery needed to ! start work, and manufacturing | of some of the products was, started by the employes on, The WORRY CLHMIC By DR. GEORGE W. CRANE Owen's case will probably disturb 1,000,000 parents this yeur so learn how to handle it. Otherwise, y o 11 will very likely see un unwise infatuation terminate in an elopement, foil o w e d within a year or two by a tragic divorce. So send for the Rating Scale h e I o w which Is helpful "ammunition." a i It being the -slow season for; production, although the good, season for selling the produ c t s, \ 19 workers are now empl o y e d there. Johnson is expecting toi hire more workers for the bet-i ter production months com i n g ™ war. Fighting could go, „,„„...„ w .,. u .-^T» . , uibtiuusu it 10 ucitauiiy JiULi n tr A. The Viet Cong, according j booming. It seems to be mostly , IrQ< ,? ow llkely to all its broadcast statements. | patient, apathetic acceptance of! w ° rld War III? also believes this is a war of the unhannv wm- sttnnHnn •• Tiioi A - So far, the attrition However, the Viet Cong feels it will outlast both the Saigon government and the Americans. The second in command of the National Liberation Front (Viet Cong) told a Japanese reporter that he felt an St, Mark's Episcopal. The Q. How likely is this to lead to 1 Re , v ' Charles Schweinhardt, pas- , tor. Morning prayer and sermon, ••*•*•-"- i *- jjui. L^I mat lie IClt all WI -* L ' u*iv* VKJU * American force of four million j ting stronger, men would be needed to stop the' added he didn't the unhappy war situation." Thek A ' S ° far ' the Soviet Uni °n desertion rate from the armed *L as P arti cJpated only slightly in .. .. forces remains high, but at oth-! the war - Communist China has' . Met^ndist The Rev. George er periods it was higher On bal-' sent wea .P°ns and equipment to A> Luciani, pastor. Morning ance, the government forces ap-i Nortn viet Nam - N ° Chinese I worship ' 11:I5 pear to be fighting neither bet- ad visers are known to havei St. Peter & Paul Roman Cath ter nor worse than a year ago J oi " eci viet Cong troops clsypite llc Thp Ppv N "' lhf "-«' i.ar^ aat , but the Viet Cong has been get- occasional rumors to the con- tine st.rnncrpr trary. No Chinese units aro Viet Cong. He feel America was willing to Q. What effect has the pres-! known to have moved into North ence of American combat troops Viet Nam. The United States had on Vietnamese fighting i has avoided bombing North morale? ] Vietnamese cities or engaging ^. it no decisive gains have A - No effect has been evident> Cnina in any military way. and heen made by either side during i so far. Vietnamese ancl Ameri-1 American escalation Is likely to the oast year, are any trends' can combat troops, in several! toe ke Pt within sharp limits. Joint operations, have not fought i Bo . th America and its Asian ene- make that kind of commitment. Q. If no decisive gains have the past visible? .. . . o ... A. Yes, and many seem to i sl^ 6 D >' side but as separate ele- favor the Viet Cong. It has been ments. In all cases, the Vieta year of stepped-up ' Hi Ul OLCp^CU-U|J LCI 1Q115111 ' "* sabotage for the Viet Congl ln & namee troops have been block. „, — .... .._. <ts ,ing forces in these Joint opera- who have clamped a strangle- tions, while the Americans had hold on much of the nation's I assault roles. Some Vietnamese communications. An ominous ancl American officials fear sign is that America is sending 50,000 tons of rice to Viet Nam, which normally has a large surplus for export. -, D embarked on a local! R , ev ' lie The Rev. Norbert LaCosse, pastor. Sunday Mass, 9; Holy Day Masses, 6:30 p.m.; confessions Saturday, 4 to 5 p.m. KENTON Methodist. The Rev. Jam ? s Hilliard, pastor. Worship service, 7-jO p.m. MARENISCO Community Presbyterian. The Lomas, ll. gj: i Worship service, Messiah Lutheran ( Missouri). most Vietnamese troops would be delighted to turn the whole war over to the Americans. Q. Is the Saigon government "meatgrinder" war aimed exhausting the other side. « U1 , Peking could change current policies at any time, and no offi- tor. Worship service, 10. cials in Saigon have ruled out! st - Catherine's Roman Catho- the possibility of World War III.; lie 1'iie Rev Samuel Bottom, Q. What is the current American casualty rate? A. It is approaching 100 killed, wounded and missing a week. IMS iuj CAJJUIL. "*• 'a me Qaiyuii guvernmeni "««"v»v,i* nnu niiaoiug a WCCK. The Viet Cong, no longer con- any moi ' e stable than it was one! Tnis ra te is expected to increase tnfr f^ f«« »:« A _i.i , i \l no v on'/> O Shfl ml V Ofi mnftt A v^-io-ni <•.»«. tent to tax rice through their territory, stopping them. The same shipments! vear are A. No has - • -w --' — ••»• uv%44*\^ 41(Ak] happened to rubber and other goods. Saigon is critically short of electric power, due to sabotage of power lines leading from the hydroelectric plant at Da Nhim 150 miles to the northeast. Government forces are clearing some roads the Viet Cong has more large eration. More and government posts and have come under attack in recent months, and three district During the past year there have been five changes of government and three attempted coups. The nation has no constitution, no legislative body Ministries have been in constant reorganization. Ky holds tenuous power as premier on the strength of his support by generals, which presumably could change at any time. Th bility is likely to persist. sharply as more Americans go into combat. Q. Is it true, as U.S. officials says, that this is still a Vietnamese war in which America has only a supportng role? A. Technically, yes. But without the massive infusions of U.S. troops and aid into Viet Nam, the nation would fall to the Communists in weeks or , Villa at. Thomas, associates. The Rev, Clifford Brege, pastor. Worship service, 11. ROCKLAND St. Paul's Methodist. The Rev. George A. Luc i a n i, pas t o r. Morning worship, 10:15. St. Mary's Roman Catholic. The Rev Norbert LaCosse, pastor. Sunday Masses, 7:30 and 10:30; weekday Masses, 7:30; Holy Day Masses, 7:30 a.m, and 7:30 p.m.; confessions Saturday, 7 to 8 p.m. Johnson also is planning to bring in more machinery andi production material to fill the! spacious rooms that are still ; empty in the building. i The main products manuf a c- turecl at the plant are assorted insulated containers m a cl e i with a substance called polystyrene thermo-core with a vln y 1 i outershell that took the corporation eight months to devel o p.' The plant also produces fib e r- glass billiard cues with the center core made of weighted plas- , tic resins resulting in acour ate Rev. Nathan L. Daynard, min- j balance and weight, with tough- ister. summer schedule: Worship;ness and durability that would) c 0 r,nn» m.™ toutlast most wooden cues. The ! corporation also makes a joint- SAXON Saxon-Gurney Community. The service, 10:30. S1DNAW Methodist. The Rev. Jamesl ed - telescopic fiberglass fish- Hilliard, pastor. Sunday School ! in S P° le - the only pole of its kind • - en the market; two types of buoys, with two sizes In marker buoys and one size In mourlng buoys, and boat fenders. 10:30; worship service, 6. TOPAZ St. Paul's Lutheran (Missouri). The Rev, David Musall, pastor. Sunday School, 10:45; worship service, 12 noon. TROUT CREEK The opossum has lived i n America for 80 million years, surviving its contemporaries, CASE W-447: Gwen J., aged 17. wants to elope "Dr. Crane." her father began, "Gwen Is normally a smart girl but she Is nmv infatuated with a nitwit kid who couldn 1 *; raise the price of a marriage license. "He is a coddled son of parents who have Indulged h i s every whim. "But he is only 17 ancl not yet out of high school, so they would be forcecl to live with one or other set of in-laws. "Yet we can't argue with Gwen. She acts as if she is hypnotized! So what else can we, do to break up this very unwise' teen-age infatuation?" i PUPPY LOVE HYPNOSIS | Actually, during a puppy love affair, both parties are in stage of semi-hypnosis. And under hypnosis, logic avails little. Infatuated young folks ior oldsters, too» are enslaved by a general "Image." They are not conscious of details and little practical items like how to pay rent or buy groceries. But subconsciously they arc aware of these vital factors. So the secret of breaking up an unwise Infatuation is to let the victim shatter her o w n "image" or romantic "halo" she has created around the b o v friend. You parents should thus stop your open opposition, for this just makes Gwen recite alresh all the glowing arguments in favor of her choice And the more she r e peat s them, the more she will tend to sell herself on her boy friend. So Gwen will just build up MORE devotion to her hoy friends as she rushes to his defense. Instead of attack her boy friend, let her invite him into your home. Be cordial and friendly so she is not on the f.'efensive. He will begin to show many evidences of failure to harmonize In your environment if he is definitely of another culture Also, employ the sttai d a r d psychological strategy call e d the "Yes But" technique. "Yee, marriage would be wonderful," you can assent, thus taking a lot of wind out of their sails, "but why don't you wait till you have had a ye&r at college? "Then you will have had a chance to enjoy the footb a 1J season and all the other excitement of college folKa. so you will not feel so 'left out 1 In later life when your present friends talk about college " A further aid for shatter! n R "puppy love hypnosis" is to leave the "Rating Scale for Sweethearts" on Owen's dresser. Bay nothing but let her thumb through this list of the 50 most common faults of boys as well as their 50 most common virtues. This will cause her to start rating her sweetheart, just out of sheer curiosity, • But In so doing, she will begin to shatter the "halo" sh« previously evolved around his head. Many fathers have report e d success In thus breaking up these premature Infatuations by the methods outlined above, and without incurring any hostility from the parties lo such an unwise romance. So—send for the 200-point "Tests for Sweethearts," enclosing u long stamped, return envelope, plus 20 cents. (Always write to Dr, Crane in care of this newspaper, enclosing a long stamped, addressed envelope ancl 20 cents to cover typing ancl printing costs when you send for one of his booklets.! (Copyright by The Hopkln* Syndicate, Inc.) Bill to Aid Aged Signed WASHINGTON (AP) — clent Johnson has signed a bill he predicts will orlng "a real new day" for Americans 65 or older. The $i7.5-inlllion authorization bill sets up an Administration on Aging in the Welfare Department, with the aim of coordinating federal activities for the aging under one roof. Pontiac Woman Admits Bank Robbery Charge GRAND RAPIU8 (API—Mrs. Hazel Foster, •!'.', of Pontiac pleaded guilty in U. S. District Court Thursday to a bank robbery charge. Judge Raymond W. Starr remanded her to jail in lieu of $20,000 bond and set July 29 for sentencing, Mrs Foster was charged with armed robbery of a oranch of The Central Bank in Grand Rapids last May. Assembly ol God. The Rev. I including dinosaurs. ouiuc J.UHUS me viei uong has ciai °< «i"i;» piesunmuiy couici ~"""UUIUOI,B m weeKs or closed, but nearly every clear- : cha "S e at anv tim e. This insta-1 rtavs - In this sense, South Viet .Ing operation brings an ambush WHty is likely to persist. j Nam's contribution to its own or attack. Keeping roads open is Q - How important is stability i v ' ar is increasingly symbolic, becoming a major military op- of tne government in winning and the real war is American, *»——*•* — — •* *•- . . . tHo innt«0 T'hP \7ffltnovtiArtA nnn .._ii. i . , capitals have fallen in the past month. TWO were retaken but a 1hird is still in Viet Cong hands the war? towns ! A - In tne lon S nm > probably, very important. In terms of spe- - can ' cll'ic military campaigns, the , war ha? continued to grind along despite the. turmoil that started Nov. l, 1963, with the The Vietnamese casualty rate is still far higher than the Ameri- t this, ratio is likely to _ radically in the coming months. .*<i*vt io atan in viei ^Ollg nanQS wwn*u»_», i^uv. ^, ^cruo, Willl lite Government forces felt the risk" ! overthrow of Ngo Dinh Diem. of ambush in retaking the town i Sma11 '-'"its often are more im- was too great. In the military P° l 't an t than divisions and field, with exceptions here and cor P s > fl nd small units are rela- " there, the Viet Cong seem to move steadily ahead. • politics. independent of Saigon . Q. What is the current armed! .. S'.. Can the war be won _ _ __ v»4w %'k«**.V<4.1Li dllUCU strength of the South Vietnamese fighting forces? A. Nearly half a million, in a nation of about 14 million Q. During the past year has this figure gone up or down? .A. Up, despite casualties and discharges. The draft has been stepped up sharply. Current figures are about 120,000 higher than one year ago. Q. How many U.S. men are In Viet Nam? servlce- A. About 70,000. but this figure daily. increases almost U.S. Marines are already marked for Viet Nam. More ear- Q. Are more U.S. troops likey to be committed? A. Yes. No top official is willing now to make a guess as to how .many eventually will be sent. The answer depends largely on what the Viet Cong does Current indications are the Viet Cong hopes for some big military gains in the near future and that .-Vietnamese government forces will not be enough to hold the Une. This will mean more Americans in battle JNS add 1 answer are 14 . Q. How strong is the Viet pong? I A- y.; 8 ; tatelUgflwoe men think the Viet Cong * probably has •round 150,000 men under arms with 42,000 of them. jSalnSe regular troops. Beyond this figure, Intelligence men suspect tnat rtoet or all of #prth viet IfM S,,.?35th People's Army Division — up to 15.000 troops — fighting the Viet Cong in South Viet Nam alone? A. U.S. officials think not. They believe that unless Hanoi decides the war must end, the Viet Cong could go on fighting indefinitely. This is the reason for raids on North Viet Nam and other pressure on Hanoi. U.S. officials feel the Viet Cong cannot go on taking staggering casualties in South Viet Nam without bringing in massive numbers of troops from the North Vietnamese army. Eventually, top Americans believe, even the half-million-man North Vietnamese army will be bled to death in South Viet Nam. If this happens, Hanoi might decide to call for Chinese reinforcements for defense of North Viet Nam in place of its absent army. U.S. Church Services IRONVVOOJ) Little Girl's Point, Immanuel Lutheran (Missouri). The Rev. n. W. Heikkinen, pastor. Worship service, I0;45. St. John's Lutheran (LCAi Airport Road, North Ironwood The Rev. Oliver A. Hallberg pastor. Worship service, 9:45' at St. Paul Lutheran Church. Seventh-day Adventist Ay e r and Curry. Pastor L. A. Bier, lien. Sabbath School Saturday, 9:30; worship service, 10:50; children's story hour, 3:30, at new school on East Cin- nebar Street, Bessemer. 8ERGLAND Calvary Baptist. The Rev Douglas McNeil, pastor. Sunday 3chool : 10; morning wors h i p, 11; evening service, 7:30. Methodist. The Rev. James Hilliard, pastor. Worship service, 9:30; Sunday School, 10:30. St. Ann Roman Catholic. The Rev. George Pernaskl, pastor. TV SERVICE Day or Night MATTSON'S TV SALES & SERVICE SEE NEW ZENITH 25" RECTANGULAR COLOR TV 223 E, McUod Ave,, Hustle in. we may still have the '65 Chrysler you want. Final shipments are in, and our selection is at its best right now. Sq are the deals. If you like the looks, size and class of a Chrysler, and you want to save a fat bundle on the model you prefer — don't dawdle. The last of the most popular Chryslers ever built are moving fast. We @11 share in Customer Care customer oare GOGEBIC AUTO CO., INC. 115 E. Cloverland Drive SHINGLE STAINS •Linseed Oil Base •Preserves •Protects •Beautifies Creo-Dipt FYNAL-KOTE -for- RED CEDAR SHINGLES and SHAKE SIDEWALLS Ideal for other surfaces, too. 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