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TEMPERATURES: 24 hr. period to 12 noon: 72; 40. Previous 24 hr. period: 69; 58. Year ago: High 68; Low 53. Precipitation, year to date, 19.42. Humidity 60 per cent. IRONWOOD DAILY GLOBE FORECASTS — Partly cloudy and not so cool tonight. Friday considerable cloudiness and warmer with scattered thundershowers likely. Low tonight 50 to 55. High Friday 76 to 82. 46th YEAR, NUMBER 213. ASSOCIATED PRESS LEASED WIRE NEWS SERVICE IRONWOOD, MICHIGAN, THURSDAY EVENING, JULY 29, 1965. FOURTEEN PAGES SINGLE COPY 10 CENTS. MORE MUSCLE FOR VIET NAM—Draft calls will be doubled to 35,000 monthly to raise U.S. manpower in Viet Nam to 125,000 men. President Johnson informed the nation in his televised White House press conference. A crack air assault and infantry unit also will be committed to the struggle, but there is to be no callup of reserves as yet. iNEA Telephoto) Defense Officials Expected to Ask Gradual Buildup of Military Force Pictures Show Mars May Be Pockmarked by Craters 3,700 Paratroopers Begin Landing in South Viet Nam By PETER ARNETT combing the hilly area. By late SAIGON, South Viet Nam tod ay one v ^t Cong had been (API ParatrooDprs of the! killed - another captured, and In,, ~, Paiati 5 oopeis of tne ! there were no U.S. casualties, 101st Airborne Division, succes-1 tne spokesman reported, sors to the World War II heroes I North of tne bor der, a U.S. President Gets Strong Support for His Plan By EDMOND LE BRETON I House correspondent for the WASHINGTON (AP) — Presi-' National Broadcasting Co. to dent Johnson had extensive sup-; direcl the Voice of Amer ica. port today in, Congress for his| Johnson sa j d Cnancellor is tne decision to send 50.000 addition- f , t working news man to head fnto V°et Nam ""^ Vthe government's overseas ra- Not all criticism was stilled, j * * * however, and some who ap-i Tne generally favorable rcac- provcci called for more informa-' tion lo Johnson's Viet Nam deci- lion on (he Vietnamese situation slons came quick i y ln congress, or cutbacks in domestic spend- And in Saigon Soulh V ietnam- of Normandy and Bastogne, came to the war in South Viet Nam today. As 3,700 men of the lOlst's First Brigade began landing at Cam Ranh Bay, 180 miles northeast of Saigon, a U.S. spokesman said giant B52 jet bombers of the U.S. Strategic Air Corn- Air Force RF101 photo-recon- Surface Appears More Like Moon Than Earth WASHINGTON (AP) — Latest pictures of Mars disclosed that the planet may be pockmarked j by up to 10,000 craters, and that it appears to be more like the moon than the earth in its surface features. This was disclosed today by space agency scientists in a report to the White House. The renaissance jet was shot down ] P° rt covered findings on 18 pre- and the pilot was presumed! viously unpublished photographs killed while photographing one of the two surface-to-air missile sites attacked Tuesday by 46 fighter-bombers. The site was 40 miles northwest of Hanoi. A U.S. spokes- mand clumped 500 tons of bombs man said tne weapon used ap . *-»*•» CM 1 c-r\rtrtt ni-t Winf /~*r»»ii-r f\/~ie*if t^>r-»c» ' . . . . on suspected Viet Cong positions 35 miles southeast of Saigon. After the B52 raid — the sixth in South Viet Nam by the Okinawa-based thousand bombers — paratroopers several of the taken by Mariner 4 on its epochal voyage to the planet. The scientist who made the main report said that the findings "will profoundly affect scientific views about the origin of the solar systems," and specifically may shed new light on the history of the earth. m , A Dr. Robert Leighton of the The paratroopers who landed i Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pas- at Cam Ranh Bay were greeted | adena> calif., said the latest re- parently was conventional. ing ese Prime Minister Nguyen Cao 173rd Airborne Brigade began Signing of Bill Expected Soon v,,, ? hyp thCir ,-^«», ™? nnn CUVlSlOn When WASHINGTON (AP) Con- dropped into Normandy to spearhead the invasion of France, Ambassador Maxwell D. Taylor. It was one of Taylor's last gross has completed its work on the Social Security-health care I bill and President Johnson is ex-' At a news conference Wednes- Ky took to the radio to hail theipected to sign it into law either clay that jammed the East buildup and assure his country-1 Friday or Saturday. Room of the White House, John-i men the American troops were ml " """' * : son spoke to 250 newsmen and coming on an emergency basis to the country by television and and would leave when the war radio. He said he has decided: ! was won. -To send to Viet Nam a new, i But one persistent critic of the helicopter-borne division enough other troops to American strength in the em-j said Johnson "is involving the battled country quickly from 75,- ; united States in an undeclared and administration's Viet Nam poll- raise cy. Sen. Wayne Morse, D-Ore., 000 to 125,000 men. ' war." —To increase draft calls more. A number Republicans ex- than 100 per cent, Jrom 17,000: pressed views summed up by GOP Congressional Commit- duration." The committee called for a moratorium on all men a month to 35,000. —Not to mobilize any Nation-: tee: "If Uncle" Sam must "don al Guard or reserve units at kha ki, it's time for him to hang least for the moment. up his Santa C laus suit for the Today. Pentagon sources said the Defense Department probably will ask Congress to boost i ^" vital regi"slatTve""programs the regular U.S. military forces i untn th Vietnamese situation is gradually by at least 300,000 j re solved men through draft calls and re- Tnere was some criticism tnat Johnson had not been more spe- ; cific about the amount of addi- two' tional military funds he said he ' will seek. Estimates put it well above SI billion. Governors meeting in Minneapolis watched Johnson's presentation on television and then voted, with only two exceptions, to endorse his views and moves. Govs. Mark O. Hatfield of Ore- official acts in Viet Nam. He leaves Saigon Friday, to be replaced by Henry Cabot Lodge. Among the arrivals was Taylor's son Thomas, an intelligence officer with the brigade. The hours announced U.S. forces in Viet ion Mars. leased pictures of the red planet reveal 70 craters ranging in diameter from 3 to 75 miles. He said that if the rest of the planet is like the July 14 by CALL FOR ACTION—Moving from Chicago to Cleveland in a continuing tour of northern cities, Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. tells a rally that Negroes must apply steady but non-violent pressure to secure equal rights. He called for a campaign to add 40,000 Negroes to Cleveland's voter rolls. (NEA Telephoto) area photographed Mariner during a Swedish Woman Gives Birth to Quintuplets period of 25 minutes, there must | FALUN, .Sweden (AP) be "more than 10,000 craters j Swedish woman given hormones A' hormone treatment, in Auck(on Mars) compared to a mere handful on the earth." Leighton said evidence from the photographs "neither dem- fore noon. that can cause multiple pregnancy gave birth to quintuplets today, but two died shortly be- up a voluntary insurance plan cruitment. was * * learned also that the n on It U.S. missile sites near Hanoi was partly responsible for Johnson's decision not to call up reservists now. The attack was felt to be a strong demonstration of the '.'no retreat" policy; without the attack some mobilization might have been used to display national determination. Viet Nam dominated the news conference and set its somber tone when Johnson spoke of "the most agonizing and the most painful duty of your President." This, he said, is the duty of sending young men away from homes, work and happiness, despite the tears of their families, into a zone of war. Johnson also announced the first big assignment for the new ambassador to the United Nations, Arthur J. Goldberg. It is to ask the international body to use all its resources to bring peace in Viet Nam. The President's only other news was of two appointments: —Abe Fortas, a Washington lawyer and long a friend and adviser of Johnson, to the Supreme Court vacancy left when Goldberg became ambassador. —John W. Chancellor, White gon and Michigan, voted no. George both Romney of Republicans, Most of the governors accepted Johnson's invitation to fly to Washington today on the presidential plane for a briefing. The Senate gave final approval Wednesday in a 70-24 vote that climaxed a 30-year fight to give elderly persons health care under Social Security. The measure must become law by midnight Saturday if the Social Security Administration is to be able to carry out its plan of making the increased Social Security payments effective with September checks. The $6.5-billion bill gives broad new hospital and nursing home care plus outpatient hos- services and to the 19 million Americans 65 and over. It also sets supplemental covering doctors' fees for services at home, in the office or in hospitals at a cost of $3 per month per person and a similar payment from the government. And it increases all present Social Security checks — for retired and disabled persons and family survivors — by 7 per cent retroactive to last Jan. 1. This will give 20 million persons increases of at least $4 a month. Social Security taxes will be increased to pay for the new programs. The wage base on which the tax is paid will go up from $4,800 at present to $6,600 next year. An employe earning trjat much would pay an additional $103.20 more next year. Nam would be increased from 7,500 to 125,000 men. But a U.S. spokesman said the gade than 241 onstrates nor precludes the pos-, A statement from Falun Gen- sibihty of the existence of life" | eral Hospital said two boys died "\ Mars. | ari( j that two girls and a boy re- But the fact that the photos: mained alive in oxygen tents. indicate Mars never had any Governor of Maine Wins Close Vote for Conference Chairman Trolling Boat, Motor, Trailer "Sold Right Away"-Ad Cost $1 One day, one dollar and this result-getting Daily Globe Want-Ad had done its work: IT TROLLING BOAT with small cabin, ID horsepower outboard and trailer—tirst $120, Phone 000-0000 Quick sales like this one are made everyday when folks use the Daily Globe Want-Ads to "teli what they have to sell.'' The cost is small, the action fast. On The Rang* And In The Ontonagon Country li'i Th* Ironwood Daily Globe Want-Adi Get The Quick Action Results v Phone 932-2211 for Miii Ad-Taker By JACK BELL MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) — The National Governors Conference installed GOP Gov. John H. Reed of Maine as its new chairmen today in a 22-20 vote that cut across party lines. Republicans had opposed the selection of Reed because of their previous agreements on Govs. John A. Love of Colorado and Mark O. Hatfield of Oregon as their caucus nominees. The GOP got help from southern and some other Democrats in a vote that session climaxed a stormy The chairmanship is alternated between the political parties every two years. The conference elected to the executive committee Democrat- The recommendation of the group was opposed by Gov. Robert E. Smylie of Idaho, chairman of the Republican As- been programmed some weeks jjng," he said, ago. He said it was not part of ™ter makes the prospect of ; **« " l6SS Pr ° miS - The hospital, withholding the r's name, said the five born 11 weeks pre- and added that she land, New Zealand. Three other sets of quintuplets are known to be living. The Auckland quintuplets are doing fine, a hospital announce ment said. Prof. Carl-Axel Gemzell of Uppsala University confirmed he had administered the drug to the Falun woman. He said he did not treat the Heavier Draft Calls, Recruiting Drives Planned Over 300,000 Men Likely to Be Added By FRED S. HOFFMAN WASHINGTON (AP) — The Defense Department probably will ask Congress to boost the regular military forces by 300,000 men or more in a gradual buildup through heavier draft calls and recruitment of volunteers. Sources disclosed this today as it became clear President Johnson had chosen a relatively slow course of girding for the long haul in Viet Nam, rather than a quick buildup using reservists and National Guardsmen. A boost of 300,000 regulars would swell U.S. military strength to about three million men. Much of the increase would be applied to the Army, sources said. Among other things, the Army will get one more division, probably mechanized infantry, to raise its division total to 17. More independent infantry brigades also are planned. An Army division totals about 15,000 men, a brigade about 4,000. * * * Johnson's move increasing the U.S. military commitment in Viet Nam by 50,000 men, to a total of 125,000, falls short of expectations. But it is consid- New Zeaand that the buildup the President announced Wednesday. The paratroopers came from Oakland, Calif., aboard the troop transport Gen. Le Roy L. Eltinge. The brigade commander, Col. James Timothy of New Orleans, La., said his men would deploy initially around Cam Ranh Bay to provide security for 2,500 U.S. Army engineers who are building a port and airstrip. * * * The paratroopers will reinforce 1,080 men of the Army's 1st Division who arrived July 12. On the battlefield, an estimated 192 Viet Cong guerrillas were reported killed in a big govern- had had children previously but had become infertile. They were the second set of quints to be born this week. Four girls and a boy were born Tuesday to Mrs. Samuel Lawson, who received the same The scientist took the view that if life does exist on Mars in some promitive form — perhaps bacterial or plant life — Mars "may be the best, perhaps the only, place in the solar system for preserving primitive conditions." The report was presented at a White House ceremony in which President Johnson remarked that he was "a little bit relieved your" photographs didr.'t show more signs of life out there." He said he felt this way because he belonged to the generation which writer-actor-producer Orson Wells "scared out ofi cult y arising from President its wits" with a relistic radio j Johnson's doubling of the draft No Difficulty Arising for SS LANSING (AP) — Michigan's Selective Service sees no diffi- ment operation launched Wednesday in the Mekong Delta 100 miles southwest o Saigon. A U.S. spokesman said the Viet Cong toll had not been confirmed by body count, but U.S. advisers at the scene concurred in the estimate. Government losses were described as "light to moderate." There was no word of casualties among Americans with the government forces. U.S. and Vietnamese war planes made 75 strikes in support of the ground operation, the spokesman said. Elsewhere in the delta a U.s Navy F8 Crusader bomber crashed into a field today while on a stafing run against the Viet Cong, U.S. sources said. The sources said the plane, from the U.S. carrier Bon Homme Richard, failed to pull out of a dive and was destroyed U.S. military forces in Viet Nam and the Gnuth south ' ic GOVK. John A. Burns of Hawaii, John B. Connally of Texas, Hughes of Iowa and Paul B. Johnson of Mississippi, and Re-jj ng j n southeast Asia. Love also publican Govs. Clifford P. Han- has supported the President. sociation, and GOP Gov. John i when it hit. The pilot was not A. Volpe of Massachusetts. i seen to eject. The crash oc- Republican governors cau- curred about 65 miles south of cused briefly and GOP Gov. Saigon. Tim Babcock of Montana said they had decided to "play it by ear" on the nomination of Reed. Several colleagues said Reed was not asked in the caucus to withdraw. Democrats outnumber Republican governors 33-17. Hatfield said his criticism of President Johnson's course in Viet Nam evidently worked' against his choice for the chair-' manship. j Reed has given all out sup-; port to Johnson's escalation of \ Chain Rocked By Earthquake ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP)— An earthquake rocked the Aleu- *.;„.- «~,U«i« T¥r ,3 J . a " Cin pW , edTn f da / n x ^ h « a ands on chain's western tip. No injuries or damages wera The quake was felt at mili- f nrv y o,.no area. broadcast during the 1930s of an imaginary invasion of earth by Martians. Johnson used the occasion to renew the apppeal for peace which he has been working into public statements whenever the chance arises. He said the American people 'are determined that men and nations shall hold steady to that course upward toward the sun of sanity and toward enlightenment and reason instead of war." At the end of the ceremony Johnson presented National Aeronautics and Space Administration medals to three key members of the Mariner team: —The Distinguished Service Medal to director William H. Pickering of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory. —The Outstanding Leadership Medal to director Oran Nicks of NASA's lunar and planetary program —The Exceptional Scientific Achievement Medal to Jack N. James of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Leighton said one of the photographs revealing craters is "one of the most remarkable scientific photographs of this century." Referring to another photograph covering an area in Mars south polar regions, he said some of the craters "appear to be rimmed with frost." Leighton said Mariner's pho- quotas. Officials said Wednesday no new induction centers will be necessary nor will any major change in policy be required. At the same time, Lt. Col. Robert Lundquist, Selective Service operations officer, said any specific effects could not ' be forecast until detailed orders came from Washington. Michigan recently has been drafting an average of 1,000 men a month. These have included some 20- year-olds Lundquist said the pool of 20-year-olds is large and there is a question whether an expanded draft will extend into the pool of 19-year-olds. The rate of induction was reported about on a level with the rate jf new names being added to the pool. The general pool includes about 76,000 men between the ages of 18 and 35. These men are classified as 1-A, subject to call. Lundquist said draft boards have encouraged eligible men to enlist in the reserves or in the service branch of their choice before being drafted. Present policies call for the induction of only single men between 20 and 26, Lundquist said. He said presently there are 19,000 men in this group. For the month of July, Michigan had orders to draft 673 men The August order has been lor 718 men and the Sep- woman but been flown from Uppsala. This treatment of infertile women consists of administering a drug produced from hormones from the human pituitary glands at the base of the brain. The method was pioneered five years ago by Gemzell. Experts say the dosage for each individual varies and that there is no certain method of determining exactly how much hormone is required to produce an ovum. The Sydney, Australia, Sun reported today that Mrs. Lawson, the mother of the New Zea-1 land quints, also had been given doses of a pregnancy-inducing hormone devloped by Dr. Gemzell. A Melbourne, Australia, doctor who furnished the hormone extract to the Auckland hospital at which the Sun said Mrs. Lawson was treated commented: "The dosage of the hormone is so critical that too much can cause multiple births." The National Women's Hospital in Auckland, where Mrs. Lawson's babies were born, refused to comment on the reports. Members of the Lawson i family were not available for I comment. j The Sydney Sun's report said ' Mrs. Lawson volunteered to take the hormone a year ago after she had experienced difficulty in becoming pregnant and was one of 15 such volunteers in a research unit at the National Women's Hospital. The Sun quoted a professor of obstetrics and gynecology at the hospital, B.G. Bonham, as saying: "We are under instructions not to discuss any medical aspect of Mrs. Lawson's case. Therefore I cannot con- ered likely forcements, further U.S. rein- possibly as many as 50,000 more, may flow to the war zone by the end of the year. The new strengthening of forces in Viet Nam is well below what would be needed to bring about a 10-1 or even an 8-1 margin of superiority over the Communist guerrillas infesting the country. Some experts say such a ratio is essential. To reach a margin of 10 to 1 or 8 to 1, another 650,000 to 900,000 Americans would have to be poured into Viet Nam to reinforce the 550,000 South Vietnamese troops and the Americans already there or due to arrive under current plans. The buildup in South' Viet Nam is beginning to drain the strategic reserve of regular Army divisions based in the United States for use around the world. ' Johnson * * faced * two alterna- We are writing up Mrs. Lawson's case as a matter of urgency for publication in the medical journals of New Zealand and and in The Lancet in tographs of the planet disclose j tembei order for 588. "no earthlike features such as! Lundquist said .the pool of 19- mountain chains, great valleys year -olds totals about 7,000. or continental masses" and He said the Michigan quota there is no evidence of clouds, j has averaged between 4 and 4.5 He s-vd from study of the pho- per cent of the national call and The Sun said the hormone treatment given Mrs. Lawson was pioneered about four years ago by Prof. Gemzell. The Sun quoted an expert on hormone treatment in Sydney as saying it was successful in about one of 10 cases of infertile women and that it caused course Johnson has been follow- ^w^TrcTgoSTn? ***' The earthquake was another in a series of shu.^ j~. uu ,,,,.,,1,, , planned to ; j iave struck a relatively small! terms of evolutionary; Lundquist said that if neces- " ' history Mars is "more moonlike! sary married men without chil- development of ova. of an increased tographs so far these inferences that he expected this proportion The governors shorten their final business ses-l area ( n the western chain this sen of Wyoming, William W. Scranton of Pennsylvania and John Volpe of Massachusetts. ' slons ln time to flv in a presi-! v' P ar Reed's name was not among d ential jet plane to Washington.' the two which the Republican for a Wnite House brlefing on Governors' Association had rec- yiet Nam ommended. The GOP state ex- \ with bid's from five states, the ecutives had proposed the elec-1 conference may postpone for a tion either of Gov. John A. Love later executive committee deci-j a series of sharp jolts which i ab , out Mars can be drawn: to hold Winner of Pulitzer Prize to Be Honored of Colorado or Gov. Mark O. Hatfield of Oregon. However, Democratic Gov. John W. King of New Hamp- nia are bidding, shire said the committee voted! A committee headed by Dem 3 to 2 for Reed, | Sec GOVERNORS—Page 12 sion the choice of next year's meeting place. Louisiana, Ohio, Arkansas, Florida and Califor- than earthlike.' 2. The age of the planet may be somewhere between two billion and five billion years. 3. The planet never had water sufficient to create oceans or PETOSKEY (AP) — Pulitzer | other Jarge bodies of water, be- Prize-winning historian Bruce cause if it had such water at Catton, a native of Petoskey, i any time in will speak and receive honors S would have ' here Friday. Catton was cited in 1954 for his book, "A Stillness j evident from at Appomattox." I graphs. its history, there severe erosion" of the planet's surface which is not Mariner's photo- dren in the 19 to 26 age group would be drafted. He said there are about 25,000 men in this group. The 18-year-old pool included about 3,000 men and this would be tanped if the 19-26 married men's pool were exhausted, he said. Last to be tapped would be the group from 26 to 35 who have been deferred because of marital status, occupation or student status. Pilots Die as Planes Collide Over Thailand BANGKOK, Thailand (AP) — Two F105 jet fighters collided over Thailand Tuesday. Both pilots were killed in the crash near Udorn in northeast Thailand. A U.S. military spokesman in Saigon announced Wednesday that two F105 jets collided and crashed while returning to home bases after a strike against missile sites. He did not disclose their home base. tives for rebuilding this strategic reserve — either by a combination of the heavier draft and stimulated enlistments or by callups of thousands of reservists and National Guardsmen. U.S. officials said Johnson decided against calling reservists and guardsmen to the colors because he and his advisers concluded such action was not necessary at this time. Plans for calling reservists are on the shelf, but the possibility they may be ordered up later remains. When intensive planning for a . possible muster began several weeks ago, the armed services put in tentative "shopping lists" totaling more than 220.000 guardsmen and reservists. Pentagon authorities hope that enlistments in all the services will increase under the spur of sharply increased draft calls. it it * The draft will rocket to 35,000 inductions a month starting probably with the October call. This is the biggest monthly quota since late in the Korean War. Draft officials said they would have no trouble delivering the extra men, but it may be more difficult to get deferments. For months, 17,000 men have been drafted monthly. This was a big jump over the 3,000 level of last February, but it wasn't due to Viet Nam — it was because enlistments fell off as rumors spread that the draft would he ended. For the first time in nine years, the Navy will take men through the draft — 4,500 in October Neither the Air Force nor the Marines now intend to draw on Selective Service. * * * Pentagon authorities have decided against asking Congress for legislation permitting them to freeze Army and Air Force enlisted men and officers now on active duty. The Navy already has this statutory authority amt may resort to It. Increased regular forces would be financed through defl- See BUILDUP—Page IS. .:

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