Carrol Daily Times Herald from Carroll, Iowa on November 11, 1970 · Page 7
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Carrol Daily Times Herald from Carroll, Iowa · Page 7

Carroll, Iowa
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Wednesday, November 11, 1970
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. Kremlin s i Man, Not Castro Trouble for U. S. in Latin Area as Reds Widen Wedge in Chile By LEON DENNEN (NEA Foreign Newt Analyst) UNITED NATIONS, N. Y. (NEA) — Chile's independent press faces a bleak fu' •• under the new Marxist-Leninist regime of President Salvador All°nde, and Santiago's iJosl. and most influential daily, El Mercuric*, is '.kely to be ll.a first casualty. The pro-democratic newspaper and the Communist-oriented preside;'' are old and sworn enemies. Allcnde never made j a : 'fret ,f his intenuon to na- lionali/.e El Mercurio or at- 1 tempi lo destroy it ' ;;ther. T!ie concept of a frc press sin-ply does not exist under communism and few Marxist- Leninists even pretend that It has any value. In accordance with Lenin's doctrine, tl.? first mission of the press in a "socialist society" i' not to infer** but to . ". _ .'Communist ideas and popularize measures of the dictatorial regime. But is Allende, nominally a Socialist, actually a hard-line Communist? Or is he merely a reform- minded politician whose policies are a "blend of nationalism and Marxism," as some U.S. officials and commentators believe? According to Moscow's global propaganda journal. New Times, the 70.000 members of Chile's disciplined Communist party were the core of Allende's "Popular Unity Coalition" and the real architects of his electoral victory. The new Chilean government "will mean more trouble for the United States" in Latin America, New Times predicted. Allende claims that he is and ! always has been a true democrat. But specialists on communism have long been aware that he is a veteran of the Communist International and very much a pro-Soviet politician. He is the Kremlin's key man in Latin America — not Cuba's unpredictable romantic, Fidel Castro. In fact, for the past five years Allende has been groomed by Moscow as the "Ho Chi Minh" Times Herald, Carroll, la. Tf Wednesday, Nov. II, J970 * of the western hemisphere. It was at the congress of the Chilean Communist party held in Santiago in October, 1965, that the decision was made to back Allende for president. Some of the Kremlin's highest-ranking officials attended the congress, including A. P. Kirilenko, a full member of the Soviet Politburo, and V . G. Korionov, a member of Russia's Central Committee. It was they who convinced Hie Chilean Communists and Socialists to adopt a mild "reformist" program and unite in their support of Allende. On the ideological level, the Russians believe that Allende's victory bears out the "correctness" of their policy toward Latin America. They never approved the extreme revolutionary course espoused by Castro. In Moscow's view, liberal nationalists are on the rise in Latin America and the best Communist course is to back them, taking advantage of their anti- U.S. inclinations. Thus, Allende's political platform is actually the program adopted by the Chilean Communist party in 1965. Make your move to WAY to save on your grocery dollar! Shankless & Defatted MORRELL PRIDE Whole or Butt Half Lb, Be a smart shopper , . . make your move now to make sure you get the most from your grocery dollar. Put the savings all together and you'll learn that it's plenty hard to beat these total savings. After all, it's not just what you save on one item. It's what you save on all of them. Come in today. You'll be glad you did! Fes re way Feature anas CENTER SLICED HAM EXTRA LEAN G. B. BRAND GROUND CHUCK Regular Ground Beef 3 *'' U.S.D.A. Choice Beef Roost . . . . FLORIDA JUICE . ORANGES .it- GUS GLASER Wilson Certified Gov. Grade A 16 to 20 Ibs. Pre-Thanksgiving Turkey Sale BEET V/ith $5.00 Order Pkg. .: Home Style Mince Meat GUS GIASER SMOKED 39c Lb. pkgs. for f*GUS GLASER SMOKEb CHIPPED BEEF •VII nr.ui MM' >»u '"• Gov. Grade A Norbest Turkeys 14 Lbs - & Lb. 39c JENO CHEESE Wilson Crisprite Sliced $1.49 Value FAREWAY Oyster Crackers Wcrtz 13-oz. Bag NEW CROP NUTS (BULK) Peanuts Walnuts Mixed IN THE SHELL ib SHAMROCK FALSTAFF MANDARIN Oranges Reg. Size CRUSHED or Pineapple Tall Cans Cans SATHER'S 39c Pkgs. FAREWAY Fastco — Frozen DESSERT Flavors MONARCH WESTERN DRESSING 16-oz. Bottle SWANS DOWN CAKE MIX No Angel Food Kitty Littei Kitty Pan Sauerkraut FRANK'S Pancake & Waffle Home Brand 24-oz. Bottle 3-lb. Can All Grinds Butter-Nut Coffee REGISTRATION | CARROLL CHRISTMAS BONUS BUCKS BONANZA I HEINZ TOMATO SOUP Reg. Can STORE HOURS 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. No Sundays Friday Nites to 9:30 P.M. •; ECONOMIC \l I OOI> I>ISTU115UTION Prices Good Till Tucsdoy Night, Nov 17 T . SSL, L ™

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