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PAGE 2—NAUGATUCK NEWS (CONN.), THURSDAY. NOV. 3, IMO DREW PEARSON ON The WASHINGTON MERRY-GO-ROUND Drew Pearson Says: Admiral Forrest Sherman Was A Favorite Of .Forrestal; Britain Makes Preparation For A-Bomb Attack; Cyrus Ching Is Unsung Hero Of Steel Negotiations. Washington—Here's the dope on i Admiral Forrest Sherman, the man who favored unification: He was Forrestal's favorite. Forrestal had. him earmarked for chief of naval operations, considered him the broadest military man he had ever known. In fact, Forrestal sent Sherman to the Mediterranean with the idea of replacing- Adm. Richard Conolly as fleet commander for Europe. But Conolly beg-ged to stay on and Forrestal gave in, expecting to make the transfer later. Sherman and Conolly have never gotten along since, Conolly being an old-line, unimaginative, battleship admiral. Sherman is just the opposite—alert, aggressive, with eyes ahead. Sherman is short, tanned, ruddy with straight gray hair. He wears glasses at his desk. He was a champion fencer at Annapolis, but his favorite exercise now is walking. Aboard ship, he paces the deck; on land, he'd rather walk a few blocks than catch a-cab. Though he has a dynamic mind, Sherman's personality falls short of Admiral Halsey's. He doesn't play golf or tennis, but reads avidly for recreation. He prefers weighty works, such as. the London Economist Sherman won the complete respect of Gen. Lauris Norstad while writing the Unification Act. Note—Sherman was ready to testify with the other admirals on Capitol Hill. He flew into town, and had his statement all ready. But Secretary of Defense Johnson already had him in mind for chief of naval operations, didn't want him to get splattered with mud. So Sherman was kept in the shadow, never took the stand. War Clouds Atomic-war preparations in Brit- news of the Russian A-bomb. Lon- ain have been intensified (since don would be the first object of attack. Therefore the British Army has ordered 500,000 vest-pocket •Geiger counters to detect radioactivity. Air-raid wardens will use them to raport on -what parts o the city are radioactive Chie result of the American ambassa dorial conference in London wa to appoint "Chip" Bohlen, ace ex pert on Russia, to mastermind U S. strategy behind the iron cur tain Stalin recently called Tit the "Little Hitler." The truth i Stalin is shorter than Tito...Tito chief trouble in defending Tugp slavia is ammunition. Yugoslavia artillery,, guns and tanks were sup plied by the Soviet, so now Titc can't get spare parts and am munition . The Yugoslavs ar dickering with the Italians to manufacture ammunition in north ern Italy. And it was only a shor time ago the two countries wen rowing over Trieste!... .Secretary Acheson's planning chief, Georgi Kennan, has just completed i secret study of what the cold war may cost. It runs to fifty billion a year Patient Cy Chlng Unsung hero of the steel negotiations was long, lanky fcy Ching who. at the age of 71, resigned from the U. S Rubber company two years ago to help his countrv as a labor conciliator. Ching-s patience is that of Job's All week long, hour after hour day after day, like a broken phonograph record ,he listened to the same-company arguments that workers must contribute to the pension fund. "But your captive coal mines have a noncontributory agreement with John L. Lewis" Ching T°'h ^V S " Steel Vice President John Stephens. "Yes, and look what happiened to Lewis' pension fund," Stephens replied. "It's been bankrupted because it never was set up on sound, actuarial basts in the first place. We want to establish a fOP U ' S ' stEel management nad rejected. As a result, CIO • left-wingers were yel, ling for his scalp. Didn't it mean something to the company to be able to do -business •with a high-class, levelheaded, responsible Amedican like Phil Murray? asked Ching. "Well, this question of contributory pensions is a matter of principle with us," interposed Roger Blough, counsel for U. S. Steel. The Presidential fact-finderswould ihave come up with a different solution if they hnd to run a steel mill, he intimated. Maybe the fact-finders also took into consideration the problems of those who work in a steel mill, slyly suggested Ching. .. "But contributory pensions are now an accepted fact—a part of our economy," angued Stephens. "Social-Security (pensions are con- trib.utory. . The Railroad Retirement Act is based on the same principle. Private industry cannot be criticized for going along with the pattern established by Congress." So it went—sometimes into the night. Ching argued that Phil Murray had proved his responsibility by his relentless fight against Communist elements in the CIO. In iact- Murray's leadership was now being endangered because of the ^ oad " gat « ed acceptance of foren a ding n th? s t^1't S rik P e' 0 w 0 hTch FLOWERS For All Occasion* TELEGRAPHED EVEBYWHEBE MELBOURNE'S FLOWER SHOP U* RUBBER T*L R85 BUCKMILLER Funeral Home 22 PARK PLACE Telephone 4334 CAESAB KRZYKOWSK1 Painter — Decorator 19 BRENNAN ST. TEL. S7M Free F,iHm»tr« I In»nr«pqe Ex-King in U.S. VICTIM FAINTS AS AGED LOTHARIO IS FOUND GUILTY FACING A ONE TO TEN YEAR TERM In jail after being convicted of swindling Mrs. Reseda Corrlean 40 Chicago widow, out of her $8,700 life savings, aged lothario Sigmund Engel (left), 73, is shown in'jau to Chicago following the jury's verdict. At right, Mrs. Corrigan is aided by unidentified persons when after «xclaiming. "I'm very grateful to everybody." she promptly fainted in the courtroom. (International)' 40, jail THE DEPOSED King Peter ot Yugoslavia is pictured on his arrival in New York City aboard the luxury liner Coronia. The former King's arm is in a sling as a result of an accident in Paris. He was accompanied by his Queen, the former Princess Alexandra of Greece, and their four-year-old son, Prince Alexander. (International) A Calendar of Events Today, Tomorrow and Every Day Thursday, Nov. 3 Monthly meeting, Naugatuck Hose, Hook and Ladder Co., 8 p. m. Teaching Mission, St. Michael's Episcopal church, 8 p. m. Annual banquet, Naugatuck Chamber of Commerce, Elks' rooms, 7 p. m. Annual Methodist Church Fair, 1 p. m. Turkey dinner from 5 to 7 p. m. Card party, bingo, Ladies' auxiliary of Crusader post, Veterans of Foreign Wars, VFW Home, Rubber avenue, 8 p. m. Friday, Nov. 4 Teaching Mission, St. Michael's Episcopal church, 8 p. m. Rummage sale, sponsored by Ladies' Aid society of Immanuel Lutheran church in store next to Alcazar theater on North Main street. Annual luncheon, Sarah Rogers chapter, DAR, Salem Lutheran Church hall, 1:30 p. m. First concert in Woman's Study Club concert-lecture series, Congregational Church, 8:15 p. m. Christmas Fair, sponsored by Ladies' Aid Society of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 7 p. m. Annual Methodist Church Fair, 1 p. m. Dessert-bridge 2 p, m. Movies shown both days at 4 p. tn. for children. Monday, Nov. 7 Mcotine of the West Side Community club, Hop Brook school auditorium, 8 p. m. Monthly meeting of public Welfare board, town hall, 8 p. m. Naugatuck Woman's club musl- cale, American Legion Home, 3 p. m. Red Cross Home Nursing course. Tuttle School, 8 p. m. Meeting of committee arranging for Montanari-Rado post auxiliary, Harvest Hop, in Cristoforo Columbo hall, 8 p. m. What's Doing In Naugatuck Tuesday, Nov. 8 Junior Chamber of Commerce supper-meeting, 6:15 o'clock, Annenberg's Restaurant. Wednesday, Nov. 9 Regular meeting, Hop Brook school Parent-Teacher association, school auditorium, 8 p. m. Naugatuck District Girl Scout committee meets at home of Mrs. Philip E. Rice, Park avenue, 8 p. m. Red Cross Home Nursing course, Tuttle school, 8 p. m. Testimonial dinner HOT Q. P. Rodenbach, 6 p. m., Salem Lutheran parish hall. Regular meeting, St. Mary's Altar society ,church hal!, 8 p. m. Thursday, Nov. 10 Father-and-son night Central avenue school PTA, at the school, 8 p. m. Church Helpers annual fall fair, St. Michael's parish house, dessert- bridge, 2 p. m. American Home department of Naugatuck Woman's club meeting at home of Mrs. Robert Fenn, 8 p. m. Card party, sponsored by Ladies' auxiliary of Naugatuck American Legion, No. 17, Legion Home, Cedar street, 8 p. m. Friday, >»v. 11 Church Helpers annual fall fair, St. Michael's parish house. Monday, Nov. 14 Union City Community Club card party at 8 p. m., Polish National Church hall. Naugatuck Junior Woman's club meeting, American Legion Home, 8 p. m. Naugatuck Woman's club Junior- nttes meeting, American Legion Home, 7:30 p. m. Tuesday Nov. 15 Card party sponsored by Hop Brook school Parent-Teacher association, school auditorium. 8 p. m. Playmakers present Heaven Can Wait St.. Michael's parish house 8:30 p. m. Wednesday, Nov. 16 Card party, St. Mary's Altar society. Playmakers present Heaven Can Wait, St. Michael's parish house 8:30 p. m. Thursday, Nov. 17 Annual meeting and election of directors of the Naugatuck Chapter, American Red Cross, Tuttle Music Shed, 8 p. m. Annual fair, sponsored by Evangeline Circle, Salem Lutheran Church hall, starts at noon; fried chicken dinner, 5 p. m. Music department of Naugatuck Woman's club meet at home of Mrs. George Carroll, 8 p. m. Monthly meeting of board of park commissioners, town hall, 4 p. m. Friday, Nov. 18 Food sale, sponsored by Naugatuck branch, Connecticut Council of Catholic Women, Brennan's store, Church street, 10 a, m. Monday, Nov. 31 Naugatuck Woman's club meeting, American "Legion Home, 3 p, m. Survey Of Salem School Requirements Scheduled By PTA A committee to survey the needs of Salem School will be appointed at the nexxt regular meeting of the Parent - Teacher Association Wednesday night, Nov. 9, at 3 o'clock in the school auditorium, it was announced today by President Earl Shedd. Plans' for the meeting were made at a meeting of the executive board Monday night at the home of Mra. Willard Soper, Church street. Mrs. Timothy Cronin was appointed PTA Publications Chairman. Other details of the coming meeting will be announced. Re- frephmenls will be served under the chairmanship of Mrs. Ralph Fulton. Those attending the meeting included President Shedd, Carl Toothaker, Mrsi Cronin, Mrs, Soper, Mrs. Howard Wilmot, Miss Helen Moroney, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Boolh, Mrs. William Dickinson, Dr. Paul Elliott, Mrs. Fulton, Richard Spann and Mrs. Francis Zettlemoyer. President EARL SHEDD Connecticut Good Milk Market For Dairy Farmers (By United Press) Dairy Farmera in New England apparently flnd Connecticut an excellent market for milk. A spokesman for the Connecticut Milk Dealers' association reports that milk consumption in Connecticut during September was 44 per cent higher than the same month nine years ago. Although there was a slight drclpi in consumption comparer! to a year ago, A. C. Fishor of Hartford points out that Connecticut continues to remain steadier than any other northeastern state as far as milk drinking goes. State Trooper spo Wednesday, Nov. 23 * ft „ Annual firemen's ball. S At |Vo 0 L V^> AMA Saturday, Nov. 26 s/U Uf<lSll 306116 First annual parade of quartets, S lonsored by Naugatuck chapter J (By United Press) of barbership singers, high school ''• If state police want to boast that auditorium, 8 p. m. I they are at the scene when some- Monday Nov. 28 thing happens, they can do so, at Naugatuck Woman's club Junior-: 'east in this case. ettca meeting, Legion Tome, 7:3 p. m. Naugatuck Junior Woman's clu pot-luck supper, meeting, Metho 1st church hall. GEORGE S. HURST Hartford, Nov. 3—(UP)—A fo: cr advertising manager of J. Williams company is dead at th age of 73. George S. Hurst serve as advertising manager of th Glastonbury company for 20 year before retiring in 1938. Buy On Our Planned Payments Open Friday Evenings Closed Mondays 6 PC. Mahogany Bedroom Picture the wine glow of rich mahogany fashioning a bedroom rich in 18th nantiiry styling, Classic Hepplewith design, flawless plate glass mirrors, authentic metal draw pulls. Includes: Pull Size Bed • Chest on Chest • Vanity Dresser and Mirror • Large Dresser and Mirror Vanity Bench • Matching Nite Stand • Simmons Innerspring Mattress • Simmons Double Coil Spring CARLSON'S BIO .PUMPKIN Hadlyme, Nov. 3—(UP)—Former State Representative Allen Bartman of Hadlyme has raised enough pumpkin to make pies for his whole community. But Bartman did it the hard way by nursing along a- single pumpkin. It weighed 78 (pounds. Church Teachers Institute To Be Discussed At Dinner All Sunday School teachers and youth leaders of' "the borough's Pr&toHlant churches are invited to attend a dinner meeting at the Methodist Church hall Monday, Nov. 14, at 6:30 o'clock. The meeting is being held in conjunction wiifc a study of plans for the annual Teachers' Institute. Dr. Paul Vieth. dean of the department of Christian education, Yale Divinity School, will speak and outline the plan of the schoo! for the coming year. Members of Dr. Vielh's class in Christian education will visit the various church schools in the borough and a teachers' workshop will be set up laU-r on the basis of needs found in this study. The workshop is plannt-j for early next year. SCULLY, Florist FloweJrs for Every Occasion 480 BALDWIN ST. WalerJ/arjr LEO T. SCULLY, Prop. PHONE WAT. 6-7280 ALL LEATHER value MARVELS Officer Edward Higney was on his way to work this morning when the automobile in front of his crashed into the rear of a truck in Ncwington. Higney said the car went up in the air and was demolished, but the driver, Leonard J. Sande, of 18 Smith street. West Haven, was not injured. No arrests have been made. You'll take o shine to these genuine leather Buskens . . . priced to give you the best value you'll find anywhere, styled to pay your foot compliments with every step it takes. . a . fl „ ^ N Norwash :SHOE STORE 209 CHURCH ST. — NEARY BLDG. _ NAUGATUCK lOPEN THURS. & PRI. 8 A. M. TO 9 P. M.—SAT. 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