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BLYTHEVILLE COURIER NEWS VOL. XLIX—NO. 79 Blythevllls Courier Blythevllle Daily News Mississippi Valley Leader Blythevllle Herald DOMINANT NEWSPAPER OP NORTHEAST ARKANSAS AMD BOBTHBAST MISSOURI BLYTHEVILLE, ARKANSAS, MONDAY, JUNE 22, 1953 TWELVE PAGES SINGLE COPIES FIVE CENTS Red Uranium Mines Are Hit BERLIN (AP) — Communist East Germany admitted today sabotage had occurred in the Soviet-managed uranium mines and violence continued elsewhere against the Red puppet regime. -- • - • *> The Communist Party leadership hurled new face - saving charges that Western agents had parachuted into East Germany to spread havoc after the workers' revolt flared last Wednesday. U. S, officials derided the accusations Ike Must t\n Mil Foreign Aid Could Use Pressure for EDC Approval By JACK BELL WASHINGTON (AP) — •tsident Eisenhower probably will have to decide this week whether he Wants to put heavy financial pressure on America's 'allies to speed agreement on a West European army. The House last week voted to withhold by law about a billion dol-, lars in foreign aid funds until Euro-' pean Defense Community treaties are ratified. Yesterday. Sen. Taft <R-Ohio) suggested a compromise which would give the President discretionary authority to do the same thing. Legislative leaders may find out «t a \Vhlte House conference Wednesday whether the President believes such a financial threat to West European nations would be wise. The EDC treaties, ratified so far only by Western Germany, would call up 500.000 men from six nations for service in a unified army. Livingston T. Merchant, assistant secretary of state, told the Senate Foreign Relations Committee In testimony on the foreign aid bill he believes "the logic of events" I will bring ratification of the EDC treaties also by Prance, Italy, Belgium, The Netherlands and Luxembourg. Testimony Made Public Merchant said: "We must not, in my judgment, become impatient and make the passage of EDC and ratlficr.'ion by a certain date a condition pre- cendent for aid ..." The testimony of Merchant and other officials, taken behind closed doors by the committee, was made public over the week end. In it Gen. Omar N. Bradley, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, was disclosed to have told senators he believes Russia is "pulling back" in the cold War. Bradley said the Soviets fear increased U. S. military strength and need time to consolidate their position at home. Bradley said the U. S. already is stockpiling equipment and supplies in West Germany for the arming of German divisions if they are ever created. ' The hearing transcript included Taft's statement that it is "ridiculous" to claim the U. S. is saving money by financing the manufacture of fighter planes in Britain and France. Scores Funds Use The Senate Republican leader said funds those countries receive under the offshore-purchase program represent economic aid which he asserted will be used "for socialistic purposes in England and for something else in Prance." In the fiscal year ending June 30, such contracts reported let total 272 million dollars worth of equipment in Britain, and 263 million in France. Meanwhile the state Department was reported planning to offer separate arms aid agreements to the Arab nations as a stopgap to obtaining ultimately a formal Middle East defense alliance. Funds for such separate agreements would come from 100 million dollars requested by Eisenhower for Middle East military aid. However, should Congress decline to appropriate the money, administration plans are to transfer some uncommitted foreign aid funds to the project. ADN, the Soviet-controlled German news agency, confirmed reports that the anti-Red mutiny had struck in the Saxony uranium fields which have been exploited by the Russians since 1947 in the atomic weapons race. ADN quoted statements of loyalty by uranium miners saying they would expand their efforts to make up for lost production "and to reconstruct the areas destroyed by the Fascist provocateurs." No Estimates Given No estimate of damage was given. A West Berlin newspaper, Telegraf, reported yesterday that 100,000 Germans went on strike Thursday in the Saxony uranium mines after a Soviet firing squad executed 12 anti-Red demonstrators. The strikers represented more than a one-third of the men in the mines. ADN said Aue, heart of the low grade uranium ore fields, was hard hit. Accusations that American and West German money and effort supplied paratroop saboteurs to keep the flames of revolt alive were contained in a Socialist Unity (Communist) Party declaration which pleaded with Bast Germans to get back to work and support the Red government. The party declaration said a "great number" of the parachutists had been captured but admitted that in the sixth day of Soviet martial law "quiet is not yet entirely secured." U. S. officials in Berlin, in denying the paratroop accusation, said: "The idea of parachuting underground saboteurs into the Soviet zone is ridiculous. They'd better realize as long as this Communist gang is in power there are already 18 million there." 85 New Casualties WASHINGTON Wl — The Defense Department today identified ' 85 Korean War casualties in a new list No. 839 that reported 15 killed. 63 wounded, 2 missing, 1 captured and 4 Injured. Inside Today's Courier News . . . Yanks may break record .Mt in 1906 . . . Llons.Shrine game tops week's Little League slate ... Sports . . . Pago 6. . . . Surprisel Marie Wilson has legs, too ... Page 5. . . . News of Men In Service . . . Page 12. . . . Sauter-Flnncgan: different, but good . . . The Record Shop . . . Page 2. Sewer Group To Meet Again Citizens Committee To Hear Engineering Firm Representative The BlytheviHe Sewer Committee, composed of representatives of all civic, business and educational groups in the city, will hold its .second meeting at 2:30 p.m., next Monday in the Municipal Courtroom in City Hall, Harvey Morris, chairman of the 50-member committee, said this session will be preceded by a meeting of a committee named last month to investigate the prospect's of getting the estimated $1.3 million cost reduced. Tliis committee, composed of C. Murray Smart, R. A. Porter and Dale Briggs, is scheduled to meet at 10 a.m. with E. A. Farmer, representative of Black and Veatch, Kansas City engineering firm which two years ago surveyed BlytheviHe and submitted a proposed city-wide sewer system. Mr. Farmer also will meet with the full committee in the afternoon session. This meeting will largely determine what will be discussed at the afternoon session, Mr. Morris said. The BlythevUle Stewer Committee was organized at a meeting June 30 to seek ways of ending the stalemate that has prevented any progress in obtaining a badly-needed new sewer system. TRIPLETS PAY OFF — Gregory Melanson (.above), 34, has a big smile as he waits at Santa Monica, Calif., hospital* for a look at triplets born to his wife, Mary Louise, 26. Melanson will collect $5,000 on an insurance policy, issued by Lloyds of London, on multiple births. Meian- son paid a $200 premium for the insurance policy. Melanson's wife has a record of multiple births in her family, although she herself is not a twin. (AP Wirephoto) Six More MIG's KO'd SEC-UL IB — Hot U. S. Sabre jet pilots today blasted six Communist MIGs from the North Korean skies. The 35th jet ace of the war was crowned in blazing aerial warfare which extended nearly to the Manchurian border. Col. Kobert Baldwin of Sherman Oaks, Calif., qualified as an ace by downing his fifth MIO. He also has damaged three. Ground action was light except for continued pounding by the Reds against South Korean lines on the East-Central Front. Gas Prices on Way Up LITTLE ROCK Ifl — Arkansas automobile dealers probably will have to pay about a penny more for a gallon of gasoline as the result of a wholesale price Increase by Esso Standard. Oil Co., today. P. J. Ward. Arkansas division manager for Esso, said the price of gasoline in Tennessee and Arkansas has been Increased by as much as 8 tenths of a cent a gal- on.. 32 Injured in Chicago E! Wreck Twenty-Six Are Token To Hospital CHICAGO «P)— At least 32 persons were injured today in a collision of two elevated railway trains carrying workers downtown in the morning rush hour. A four-coach Evanston train rammed into a standing eight-coach Englewood train at the Sheridan Road station, Sheridan Road and Irving Park Boulevard, on the North Side. The two trains were southbound. i .. v ' Injuries Minor Twenty-six persons were taken to the American Hospital. Three were hurt seriously enough to be kept there. Two were treated for minor cuts and discharged and 21 others were not believed badly hurt but were given x-rays. Six others were taken to another hospital. Morris Klimboff, riding in the second car of the Evanston train, said he saw the standing Englewood train and, "We were going about 30 miles an hour when the t Wave Death Toll Now at 125 Scarcely Any Section of U. S. Escapes By The Associated Press A heat wave, running into its fourth clay today with a death toll of at least 125, ush- i ered in the official summer season over the week end. It was attended by record June temperatures, sudden, violent and drenching storms, 'water shortages and threats of drought. Scarcely any section faiied to feel the blows, one way or another. It began Friday when spreading heat, ran temperatures up to Ft. Smith, Ark.'s June record of 105, Laredo, Tex. s 107 and Ashaldn, Neb.'s 108 peak. Storms generated by the day's stifling heat and humidity wreaked minor tornado damage in Nebraska and wind damage in Iowa. Saturday was worse. Chicago had its hottest June day on record —104.2. A 60-year record was set at Albany, N. Y., and Louisville, Ky. There was a 107-degree temperature in Arkansas, 105 at Oklahoma City, 103 at St. Louis, 101 at Terre Haute, Ind. The shifting edge of the hot air blanket let cooling breezes into Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin, Iowa and Indiana Sunday, but the East and South remained well covered at summer's official beginning at noon, and the Great Plains warmed up again. New Records The mercury ran up to 105 at Russell and Dodge City, Kan. A 20-year June heat record was equaled by Rochester, N. Y.'s 100. New June marks around 100 were set at four Tennessee cities—Memphis, Chattanooga, Knoxville and Nashville. In the broiling Southwest, Texas I had 100-degree readings nearly everywhere, up to Abilene and Ft. Worth's 105; it was 110 a, Blythe, Calif.; Yuma, Ariz.: and" Presidio, Tex. Gila Bend, Ariz., topped the list with 112. Several Texas cities rationed water. So did some Chicago suburbs. Three suburb? of Springfield, H- liocoj^' ..capitgji .were - corr.^Je ily without water: A Springfield official said their connecting mains were too small to handle the demand. A di-ouKht threatened vegetable MOTHER AT TWELVE — Mrs. Mary Kendrick Tristan, 12- year-old wife of Airman Sergio Tristan of San Antonio, Texas, stationed at Pen-in Air Force Base near Denison, Texas., is the mother of a six-pound, 11- ounce daughter born one week before the young couple celebrate their first wedding anniversary. Mrs. Tristan, the former Mary Kendrick of Durant, Okla., was 11 at the time of her marriage and her husband was 21. (AP Wirephoto) and tobacco crops in Connecticut. An agricultural agent said the situation would become critical in another week. Lightning from a heat-generated storm killed three persons in New York City and injured seven others. A similar storm brought lightning deaths to two persons in Ohio. Wind and hail flailed Wichita, Kan. Roofs were torn loose, walls and windows blown in by gusts ranging up to 100 miles ah hour. One person was killed, several others injured. ~ Storm damage to crops and communications was reported in Tennessee. At least 14 persons died of heat prostration and 103 were drowned seeking relief in pools, rivers and lakes. In Michigan a man died of a broken neck after a dive into the Water. A woman was fatally injured in a niotorboat collision at it. Louis. Clear skies-'Over most of the country west and south of the Grea*— Lakes and prevalence of early "morning temperatures in the tigh 70s in the East indicated the heat wave is not yet broken by the scattered showers and thunderstorms. crash came. Lots of people wore standing and everybody was thrown down. There was screaming- and yelling all. around." Most of the injured were in the flrst car of the Evanston train. The motorman of the EvaiiFlon train, Henry Uhl, 32, told police he saw the train ahead and applied his brakes but his train skidded. arry, Party Ready Rescue People By ERNEST B. VACCARO WASHINGTON (AP) — Harry S. Truman declared B ' iiss tot ' a - v that the Democratic party is "good and healthy" and ready to "rescue'' the American people from what he called Motor Carrier Violations Bring Bond Forfeitures Three motor carrier violations brought forfeitures of S150 in bonds by one defendant in "special interest" Republicans. The former President, resting up from a three-day, nearly 1,200-mile automobile trip from his home in Independence, Mo., avoided any direct reference to the Eisenhower administration in an interview with I'll be pretty well informed be reporters, however. But, he told them a man who has been in political life for 40 years senhower administration is functioning, he replied with a grin: "I'm not in a position to make a statement. I haven't had time to look around. I have an idea fore I leave here Friday." He said he wouldn't discuss the administration, even what others "can not be expected to hold his j have told him about the adminis- Clark Can Sign Truce Without Korean Okay SEOUL (AP) — Gen. Mark Clark, U. N. commander, conferred today with President Syrigman Rhee, then announced he can sign an armistice without South Korean approval, but he said doing so would "depend on instructions from my government." "1 am authorized at the present time to sign tht armistice which has been drawn, up," he told newsmen after what was apparently a showdown meeting with the rebellious Rhee. Churchill Lashes Out at ROK's Rhee LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister Churchill told a cheering House of Commons today, "We have not committed ourseives in any way to yo forward and conquer the whole area of Korea and place it under the authority of Mi*. Syng- man Rhee." At the same time, the prime •(• minister disclosed Britain had sent stiif note to Rhee denouncing his "treacherous action.' ' Churchill said the South Korean president's release of thousands of anti-Communist prisoners oi war had created a situation "lull of danger." Churchill told the House "the matter is obviously very serious. We can all see the casting away of the fruits of these years of fighting." Moved Troops He said the U. S. Vmci a "very heavy burden to bear" in the ruardms of the prisoners, explaining that the U. S. has moved "about 30,000 troops from guarding prisoners to the holding of the front." The British protest note to Rhee, delivered by the British minister in South Korea today, told him: As a member of the U. N. whose military forces are participating in the Korea action her majesty's govern ment strongly condemn this treacherous violation of the authority ot the U. N. command to which the government of Korea had agreed in 1950. Violated Pact Moreover, her majesty's government understand that during recent weeks the government of the Republic of Korea have actually "eaffirmed tliis position by assurances to the. U. N. Command that unilateral action of this kind vould be taken by them." "Unless tht^re is a government in the Republic of Korea which will :ooperato loyally with the Unit,ed Nations command, the .security aud welfare of its peoplr, as well as all .he gains which have been made by the sacrifice of so many, including the gallant Republic of Korea army, will be jeopardized." Churchill told the House the U. . Command was nmv "confronu-d ft'ith grave and serious problems." The prime minister declared 'nothing could lj'> 1'urllu'r from tile ruth than to allccn, as ha.s been lone, by the Communists that HIP j U.N. Command connived at these "lappf'nings." He reported that out of about ^3,000 North Kon;-,m prisoners who ustody of the neutral nations re- latriation commission once an ar- Talent Stockpile eing Planned Key Officials Being Lined Up For Washington By STEKIJN F. GREEN WASHINGTON Wi—The Office of Defense Mobilization plans to stockpile executive talent, as well as war materials, for any future war emergency. Director Arthur s. Flemming, it was learned today, expects to obtain, from key officials he is "borrowing" temporarily from industry, promises that they will come back to Washington when and if the nation mobilizes. Flemming hopes to obtain from the men and their companies assurances that: 1. Having served six months or a year in ODM, they will return to Washington periodically for brief "refresher" tours of duty, perhaps as consultants on special defense probems. 2. They will ke,ep up to date the information in their personal loyalty-security files here. Time Savpr The latter assurance is not being requested because of any fear that the industry talent will suddenly turn subversive. It is a matter of saving time if the experts are recalled in a crisis. Officials have learned by experience that, in emergency periods, the Federal Bureau of Investigation can fall 60 to '90 [lays behind in its task of completing security checks on the flood of new appointees. In the meantime the men are unable to function in many jobs involving national security. Officials said Flcmmini; is sold on the policy of rotating- appointees. His six top men, assistant directors who will handle the . ...._ ODM's major divisions, and a would have been plnccd in the number of other important subordinates will work on this basis. When they go home, other industry men will .replace them. An ODM reorganization, under- "I am not trying to be overly optimistic. There are many problems. I feel somewhat more encouraged; more hopeful," he add Clark said he could not reveal why he was encouraged. What effect the talk might hava on an armistice was not apparent. Although Clark Indicated the truce document was virtually complete, he said there still are problems and added, "The truce timetable is more or less up to the Communists." He said a truce could be completed promptly "if the Reds desire it.' ' Clark's comments indicated the free-swinging South Korean government would check with the U. N. Command before taking any more such lone actions as its single-handed release of 27,000 anti- Red Korean prisoners sines Wednesday night. No Remorse Rhee's action froze the armistice talks on the edge of signing and left the UNC a plump target for the Reds, who demanded recapture of the prisoners and U. N. control of South Korea if the Allies wanted an armistice. South Korea showed no remorse or inclination to change its stand against any truce which would leave Korea divided despite a burning Allied anger. Its Prime Minister insisted just before the Clark- Rhee meeting that South gave the Allies command Korea of its mistice had been signed only 8,000 o 9,000 "remain in the camps, which are new under U. S. guard." Court today, and a Negro was found guilty of petit larceny in connection with the theft of a .22 caliber rifle. Reub Handle, charged on three counts of having improper license, operating without a permit and having no identification, forfeited bonds of S50 on each count in Municipal Court. William Brown. Negro, was fined S25 and costs and ^ntenced to one day in Jail, on a charge of stealing a .22 caliber rifle from Alford tongue all the remainder of his life," The 69-year-old Democrat declined comment on developments in Korea other than to say he Municipal hoped sincerely it will be settled "and the fighting will come to an end.' Capitol Luncheon Truman arranged to drive to the Capitol to have lunch with the Missouri delegation in Congress. Rep. Cannon (D-Mo) was host, in the speaker's dining room. Each year while Truman was j before-breakfasi walk, vice president and later President, Cannon gave such a luncheon. A big, shiny black limousine, courtesy of the Packard Motor Car Company, wai'.ed outside the ex- tration. "I'm not a hearsay evidence man," he observed. , "I will say this, as I have said all along, that the Republican party always ha.s been and always will be the party of the special interests. "When the welfare of the people is at stake it is the Democratic party that always comes to their rescue, and it will do that again." Truman slept, "late"—even past 7 a.m. — and passed up his usual Sprignt Osceola, Negro at the bus j President's suite to whisk him any- station here early this morning I where he wanted to go. Donald C. Jeffrey, sun i (he government sales division of Spright testified that he asleep in the station with the beside him and when he awoke it was gone.- Police recovered the weapon this morning from Brown. = .„,,.„ In other action the court ordered • Ui7s"°noTninTfo] forfeiture of $10 bond by C. W. Spurlock on a speeding charge and continued a charge of having no g manager drivers license, against Lilly Jones till next Monday. Mae Arrival ot Summer Anti-Climax as Spring Ends on 105-Degree High Summer arrived anti-cllmacti- cally yesterday on the tails of a seasonal high of 105 degrees recorded on the dying day of spring. The first day of summer brought a high of just 101 degrees. As If fittemptini? to make amend.^lor the sibling days, the mercury came down a bit during the nights this weekend. Saturday's minimum was 78 while Sunday's was 79. the company, explained to reporters [hat two other Packard^ were being delivered to the White House •r use of President Eisenhower's staff, on the usual S500-a-year-rental basis. "They are $10,000 jobs," Jeffrey said, "complete with air conditioning and all the trimmings. "We shipped this car down from Detroit for the use of Mr. Truman as a courtesy. "We aren't playing sides." Truman invited reporters into his suite after Gene Autry, the cowboy singing star, came by to pay his respects. Mrs. Truman and Margaret had just left to visit friends. "Margaret's Mrs. Truman's chauffeur," Truman said. Truman's old staffers, like Matthew J. Connelly, his White House appointments secretary; Donald Dawson and David Stowe, former administrative a s s I s tants, and Charles S. Murphy, former special counsel, stood around while reporters talked with him. To questions as to how the El- London Killer Pleads Insanity LONDON I/R — John Christie, charged with the murder ol his wife and three other women in a dingy slum area "death mill," pleaded innocent today. His attorney told an Old Bailey jury Christie's defense is Insanity. The balding 55-year-old defendant is accused of garrotiiw four women but is being tried first only for the death ol hi:; Ethel, last December She was found under the floorboards of their shabby West London parlor last Mar. Police also found the decaying corpses of three London playgirls In a cubbyhole and skeletal remains of two other women buried in the garden. Forrest City Girl Killed FORREST CITY t/P}—A 17-year- old Forrest City girl was killed today when the car she was driving and a truck collided on Highway 71 east of here. Chief of Police George Trusty identified the girl as Myra Ellis. He said she apparently lost control oJ th« vehicle on a curve. Boptists Buy House to Expand Sunday School The First Baptist church here has purchased Irnm Mr. and Mrs. Sidney platt a two-story house ai 701 West Walnut, the Rev. E. C. Brown .pastor, said today. Tiie house will be converted into nursery and beginner departments, he said. Four nursery departments will be located on the first floor and four beginner departments on the second. Space now occupied by these departments in thf- church's educational building wili be used for expansion of the Sunday School. The church probably will receive possession of the property in September, after Mr. and Mrs. Platt have finished building a new home on Indiana Street. troops and could just as easily take them off the battlefront. However, Clark made it clear that he feels he is boss of all U. N. forces—including the 16 ROK divisions. He said there Is no question that the ROK Army la "under my command." Asked if he thinks the ROK troops loyal, clark replied with an emphatic "Yes." He was asked if he would sign an armistice without advance approval by Rhee. He told newsmen the armistice is between the U.N. commander and the Red Chinese- North Korean command, and said: "I am authorized at the present time . to sign the armistice which has been drawn up." Asked if Rhee would accept an armistice that doesn't unify North, and South Korea, Clark smiled and answered: "I hope so." The U.N. commander said Hypothetically ... (a truce) could be obtained" even with South Korea opposing, but added: "Whether it is violated or not is another thing.' "Hope So" Asked if such a truce would b« • useless, he answered: "It would depend on the. amount of co-operation 'by South Korea)." Clark described his talk with the fiery, 78-year-old South Korean President as "friendly and encouraging" and said both had agreed to use such a description. The general said he did not out_ line any new U. S. policy and taken since the agency gained per- added that President Eisenhower's manent status a week ago, also | offer to negotiate a mutual secu- provides that each division have a | rl 'y Pact with South Korea after a permanent deputy from the regular caix-cr government service. Flem- minR believes this will serve to provide continuity in policy operations. truce had not been withdrawn. He also snld there was nothing to a report lie was given authority and by Washington to declare martial law in South Korea if he felt it necessary. Clark said he never had considered such an action and reminded newsmen South Korea is a sovereign state. Ne\v Letter The Allied commander in chief brought with him from Tokyo former u. S. Ambassador to Japan _ , . . Robert Murphy, now Clark's civil- tc-red-V^d^woZf XtilTatteiS 101 "^ ^ ^ "™ wirry'c^erirn^hU """^ ^ «* U S ^ home. Eddie Bain, son of Mrs. John Ba:n Cabinet Youth Accidentally Shot By .22 Rifle bassador to Korea Ellis O. Briggs during the Clark-Rhee meeting. " " •"<""• ™i=. uunu P«--'. i Clark sad he received a n was listed as not serious by Walls j IeUer f ,. om Rhee just befori f S" 1 L 0 /"'? 1 !?" ™°f nl '?:.I h . e . ">* Tokyo and that it cover nev Cambodian War Nears BANKOK '.B _ A Cambodian government spokesman said today, "Cambodians are ready to die for independence. This means an independence war but the King is first watching French movements and awaitlnc-; French initiative." The spokesman, Krengnill, said young King Norodom Sihanouk authorized the statement. One Red That Makes A Capitalistic Effort Hhodc. Island Reds are potent fowls if one owned by Mrs. Za- dle Battle, 212 South 18th, Is charactertlsUe of that breed. This bird, a pullet which Just began laying this spring, exhausted itself with a two yolk efTort and a three-yolk elfort within the space ol two days. bullet entered his right shoulder and struck the bone. Hospital officials said the bullet would be removed this afternoon. The lad said he had just return- rd ironi hunting u-i(h his 27-year- old brother. Jesse, and a inrnd. Darrel Jones who owned the gun, when the accident occurred. He had given the gun, which the boys .said had no safety mech;tni.sm and Hn;d easily, to his brother when it accidentally discharged, Eddie said. red many subjects, but he would not discuss it. Only a short time earlier. South Korea's Acting Prime Minister, See TRUCE on Paffc 3 Weaih oer High Winds Hit Kansas WICHITA, Kas. M>|—winds gusting above 100 miles an hour in a violent hah and electrical storm lashed this Midwest city twice Sunday night, killing one man and injuring at least 93 persons. Unofficial estimates of property damage ranged upward to several million dollars. -Dead was a man idontilicd by police as Lawrence Henry EyU.-r, 53. of Denver, Colo. He wns crushed under a wall that collapsed in the business district. ARKANSAS — Clear to partly cloudy and continued warm this afternoon, tonight and Tuesday. MISSOURI — Partly cloudy tonight and Tuesday with scattered thundershowers mostly in south- a-e.st and extreme west; little change in temperature; low tonight 60-65 northeast to 65-70 southwest; high Tuesday 85-90 northeast to middle 90s southwest. Maximum yesterdny—101. Minimum yesterday moinlng 1A Maximum Saturday—105. Minimum Saturday—7i>. Sunrise tomorrow—4:47. Sunset today—7:ia. Mean tompcrnti -(? (midway between IUt;t\ (UUl lOW)—Rfl.5. Normal mean lor June— 77,5. Proclp. lit.st 24 hours (6';30 p.m. to 6:30 p in.)—norm. Preclp. -liin. 1 to date—30.42. ThlR Onto Lnst Year v Minimum yihls mornlllK--77. Maximum ycstrrday—!>H. ^^. rrt!dr>. Jan. l to cialo— 24.W. f

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