The Austin Daily Herald from Austin, Minnesota on December 4, 1958 · Page 19
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The Austin Daily Herald from Austin, Minnesota · Page 19

Austin, Minnesota
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Thursday, December 4, 1958
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MARTIAL LAW DECLARED Ex-Strongman Arrested in Colombia forPlotting Coup BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) -. President Alberto Lleras Camarfo and the army ruled Colombia tin. der « modified form of martial law today aftet attesting former dictator Gustavo Rojas finllla on charges of plotting a coup. In a broadcast,., Lleras Camargo said the attempt to overthrow his, government was scheduled for next Saturday. Me proclaimed a state of siege and warned against public gatherings which might Indicate subversion. The nation remained calm. Troops were posted throughout Bogota. Numerous pledges of support were made to the President, who was overwhelmingly elected last May 4 to succeed the military junta which overthrew Rojas Pl« nilla. Chnrch Big Factor One pledge came from Crisanto Cardinal Luque, primate in Colombia of the Roman Catholic Church. The church had been an important oustw M cd j* ln8 ftoj " pinllla ' 8 «wp was timed for the opening Sat- Rojas Pinilla and his „.. „. Carlos Rojas were taken by mill tary. plane 1 to the Caribbean port ., of Cartagena, the President's of- r !? s Camargo's only opponent *• » j..- _ ^ l«V +HA Jh1*Mll0u* 1AM.I *«>**.. urday of a convention of Cotiserva- l!' tlve «**«m«ta including the former dictator and Jorge Leyva, fice announced. It did not say what would be done with them. Other sources said the govern in the election last May. Under the state of siege some civil liberties were suspended and Puyo, a former army general and father-in-law of Lt. Rojas. Defend Himself Rojas Pinllla returned Oct. 11 from exile in Spain, ostensibly to defend himself against congressional charges of corruption, abuse of authority and misappropriation of funds during his dictatorship. He challenged the competence of Congress to try him, but his trial by the Senate was scheduled to begin Dep. 12. For weeks, meanwhile, rumors of a brewing coup have been Current. Lleras Camargo confirmed that a number of conspirators had arrived in the capital. He said the were made subject to censorship, Natalie Wood Sues for $400,000 Libel LOS ANGELES (ApY-Actress Natalie Wood has sued a magazine for^OO.OOO damages, charg- ng libel and invasion of privacy. Her complaint, filed against TV and Movie Screen magazine, said its Sept. 1 issue contained false statements regarding her private •life. .. , King Midas gives you delightful cookies—the kind that will prompt your happy family to crown you^a baking queen. THE HIGH-PROTEIN FLOUR Commercial U. S. Good Choice . . 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Directors, by resolution, said the ocal college for 90 years has 'built its heritage and served the _.___, — people of Minnesota in a progress- murderer whb^ gambled the last sive manner. , .It should not now be required to give up its autonomy by becoming a branch of the university. Also opposed was a plan which would place the university and all T ive state colleges under a central Alexandria :)8 IB Bemidji ,10 14 Intl Falls 27 12 Redwood Falls 41 25 Rochester 39 28 St; Cloud " 38 22 Duluth 30 18 La Crosse 35 33 Madison 37 31 Mason City 3!) 28 Mlnot 42 5 T Fargo 42 20 Rapid City 68. 28 .10 Calgary 45* 7 .06 Edmonton 40 2 .01 Regina 40 -i .09 Winnipeg 31 6 .19 The Pas 22 0 .15 Albany, rain 29 25 .22 Albuquerque, clear 63 37 Anchorage, cloudy 16 10 Atlanta, clear 56 42 .10 Bismarck, clear 46 22 Boston, rain 36 33 .70 Buffalo, rain 38 36 T Chicago, cloudy 38 33 T Cleveland, cloudy 41 37 Denver, cloudy 65 38 Des Moines, clear 47 32 Detroit,' snow 38 34 .01 Fort Worth, clear 71 46 Helena, cloudy 58 22 .15 Indianapolis, rain 39 33 .02 Kansas City, cloudy 48 46 Los Angeles, clear 89 55 [x>ulsville, rain 49 38 .10 Memphis, clear 62 38 Miami, cloudy 80 70« .16 Milwaukee, cloudy 38 32 .01 Mpls.-St. Paul, clear 39 26 New Orleans, cloudy 67 M New York, rain 42 39 .50 Oklahoma City, clear 86 42 Omaha, cloudy 52 30 Philadelphia, cloudy 47 37 .63 Phoenix, clear 78 49 Pittsburgh, cloudy 39 38 .16 Portland, Me., snow 26 24 .30 Portland, Ore., clear 57 34 Rapid City, snow 66 28 .10 Richmond, cloudy 49 41 .29 St. Louis, cloudy 43 38 Salt Lake City, cloudy. 53 34 San Diego, clear 85 54 San Francisco, clear 73 56 Seattle, cloudy 52 37 .20 Tampa, clear 75 60 .63 Washington, cloudy 44 40 .41 (M — Missing; T — Trace) years of his life for a pardon, may be home for Christmas. Rome to the 78-year-old Grass! is Italy, a country he left 48 years ago as a penniless immigrant. The last S3 of those years Grass! has spent in the Washington State Penitentiary for murdering three men<in Aberdeen in 1923. Grass! had been sentenced to hang after his conviction. But the execution was postponed after he was ( judged Insane. Last September, in a bid to return to his homeland, he went before a court and was declared sane. The old death sentence was automatically reset, this time for 12:01 a.m., Deo! 5. The move was necessary in order that Grass! might petition the governor for a pardon. Wednesday, Grassi, who speaks only a few words of English, was led from his death row cell to a meeting with Warden Bob Rhay. "Explain to him," Rhay told an interpreter, "that he will get a pardon from the governor after .17 three stipulations are met." Tears welled in Grassi's eyes and a smile spread over his lined face as he heard Rhay's words translated. He was told Gov. Albert D. Rosellini had commuted his death sen tence to life imprisonment and had left the door wide open for a par don. The governor* said if psychiatrists find Grassi safe to be at large, then a request for a pardon may be granted on condition Gras si remain in custody until he leaves this country, returns to Italy at no expense to the state and never again enters the United States, its territories or possessions. Vocuum Cleaner Gathers in Wasps NEW HAVEN, Conn. UP) - W. S. Greaves was bothered with wasps in his home. He took a vacuum cleaner out to their nest, sucked them into the tank of the cleaner and went to his garage. There he plugged the vacuum cleaner into the exhaust of his auto and started the motor. A little carbon monoxide quick ly halted the buzzing inside the tank. LEFSE DEMONSTRATION Come into "Axe" Johnson's all day Friday for FREE Icfso and toff** served by factory representative. L«fi«p|.t* CIA AE N.w Price pIsMWI With Cover AXE JOHNSON HDWE. 1MI. Mill • HE 3-3250 Leaders Nix College Plan Dulles May Outline Berlin Policy Today higher education authority r* «ome kind. Lacking a direct merger, Mankato State had been expected to-be a leader in implementing such « program. But the directors said that Mankato la in a better position as now constituted to serve the needs of its area. The leaders pointed out that the school had been relatively free to alter its programs and curricula as demands of it* students changed. It was suggested there would be no such freedom to change under a central authority. Declare! Bad Debts Hold Bock Proiptrity CHICAGO (M — An economist say* bad debts are holding back prosperity. Gordon C. Fletcher said at Northwestern University that: "The economy is stabilizing, and the recession is receding, but prosperity is dragging an anchor. "This anchor is visible in the rising trend in the number of accounts being turned over to collection agencies by creditors." SAM FRANCISCO (AP)-Secretary of State John Foster Dulles was expected to outline Western policy in the Berlin crisis in a speech before the California Chamber of Commerce today. The secretary, after flying in from Palm Sprtn|<i *arll*r. also was expected to touch oft (jttifr current hotapots in the Baal-Went cold w*f. Dulles flew to thl Weal Cbist from Mttlcb City, wfttW *t It- tended the inauguration of GO'S new President, Adolfo Lopw Mateos. Our Gift TO YOU PARENTS A Santa Letter for your children. Officially postmarked Santa Glaus, Indiana. COME IN TOO Ay . Beautiful Letters Thrill with a letter from Santa Claub officially postmarked Santn Glaus, Indiana FREE! come ifi today 1 Ilcautiful USEM CHEVROLET CO. 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