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THURSDAY, JANUARY 25, 1945 MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE Eurian lakes between Ortelsburg and Lotzen" in the major defense line of East Prussia. The Russians had announced the capture of An- -gersDurg, at the northern end of the most important of these lakes. Ortelsburg, Lotzen and Anger- bur? all are Important communication centers in passageways be- ·tween the lakes, and the German- held part of East Prussia appeared to have been whittled down to an area of about 15 miles sauare-- only a third of the 14,000-square- mile province. Soviet, dispatched described the entire East Prussian battlefield as a scene of German rout. The roads were littered with German bodies and equipment. Abandoned freight trains stood in deserted freight yards, their cars loaded with tanks, munitions, food, clothes and equipment. The retreat. from Insterburg, soviet writers said, was so chaotic that the Germans failed to-blow Luvufvsobl and wreck factories. A soviet correspondent- reporting the tide of "battle bad "practically reached the outskirts ol Konlssberg" said one . spearhead soviet division made a 15-mile march in a single night. The economic wealth o£ East Prussia seemed likely to fall intact into soviet hands. Rokossovsky's dash along the border of East Prussia and the Polish corridor apparently brought . him within about 20 miles of Danzig, the disputed city that was a cause of the warl Meanwhile, travelers arriving in Stockholm irom Germany said preparations were being made to · move the German eovernment offices from Berlin "to some spot in ·central Germany." Other reports said civilians were streaming back ·into the reicH from Foznan and that the German command had been forced to take drastic measures in diverting them to secondary roads. Southwest of Budapest, half of. ·which has been already occupied by Russian forces, the Germans put up a sizeable counterattack, but the Russian communique said it was repulsed. ATTACK BOMBER-- TJie army air forces new attack bomber, the A-26 Invader, flies over undisclosed territory. This ship is made in several models for different theaters. FDR'S SON MAY BE PROMOTED Nominated for Brigadier General ,, ' Washington, (UR) -- The white house Thursday sent to ; the senate the nominations ot 78^army- colonels to be brigadier generals, including President Roosevelt's 2nd son, Elliott. Three major generals - were nominated to be temporary lieutenant generals--William H. Simpson, now commanding the- U.- S. 9th army in Europe (he previously held the rank by virtue of his command); Leonard "T. .Gerow, commander of the 5th army corps : in' Europe; and JUbert .C. ;.Wedemeyer, commander of TJ. S. forces .in China and,'chief; of staft'to Generalissimo Chiang Kai-Shek. Also sent to the senate were nominations of 22 brigadier generals to be temporary major generals. Elliott Roosevelt, 34, is now a colonel, in the air forces, comma wlihg : an aerial photographic reconnaissance wing, in Europe. H'ehtered the army-, in October, 1940i" as-a,reserve"captain. He has beeii^in^almbst continuous combat duty-siriife the. invasion: r of Africa --on that continent, in Italy, and on the western front. As in the cases of all army promotions, the nominations were sent to the senate in the president's name, but the white house explained that they actually originated with the war departments. AH service promotion nominations originate with the departments involved and are transmitted by the white house as a matter of technical form. The transcontinental '^"-priority plane ride of Elliott's bull mas- stiff, Blaze, currently is the subject of an,investigation by the sen- 'ate military affairs committee. Elliott brought the dog back from England in his plane when he was on leave late last year and left it in Washington to be shipped to his new wife, Actress Faye Emerson, when the opportunity arose. The air transport command gave it the priority rating, an action described by the white house and ·war department as an error in judgment.. Strike Halts Vital Copper Production Salt Lake City, U.R)--Thirty- seven trainmen on the Bingham and Garfield railroad walked off their 'job early Thursday and officials said the tieup of rail traffic would halt 30 per cent of the nation's vital copper production. The .strikers were. members of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen and Enginemen, w h o quit work to enforce their request for a 2nd man on 3 small electric trolley switch engines in the.yards at Bingham, Arthur and Magna yards. . . . . . Officials said the strike wouh idle 5,000 workers in copper mines and .mills depending on the railroad . for transporting ore. They said the strike would close the Utah Copper company mine a Bingham Canyon, which produces one third of the country's copper ore, arid the company's mills at Arthur and Magna. Unless the ore is kept moving the strike also will effect the American Smelting* and Refining company's Garfieldx* p. lant, the Bacchus plant of--.'.theJv Hercules Powder company, the; U;S; Smelting, Refining and Mining-spmpany operations at Bingham ^Canyon arid the Rational .Tunnel ane Mines'company .guhe^i Bingham, officials said. r ··:.*: *^' x ^-V" : v -· ' FACED AMBASSADOR. WIFE KILLED Plane Crashes Near Mexico City Airport Mexico City, (U.R)--Ambassador and Mrs. Constantino ^Oumansky were killed in the crash of a Mexican army transport shortly after it totk off from the Mexico City airport Thursday, the Russian embassy announced. .'· ·"- . Oumansky was en-route to San Jose, Costa Rica, to present bis credentials to the Costa Rican rov-, eminent. . Eleven of 13. passengers died in the crash. Mexican military authorities refused to permit newsmen near, the scene of the accident. . ' · · · . . ' . Survivors were taken to hospitals, too badly burned in the fire that followed the crash to be questioned. . . The aircraft, a dual motored army transport, burst into flames and fell about a mile and a half north of the airport. Oumansky was born in 1902 in Nikolaev In the Ukraine and attended school in Moscow where his studies were Interrupted by he revolutionary events of 1917. le later worked.on various Rusian newspapers and news agencies, becoming director general of NAZIS SHORTEN DEFENSE LINE Plan to Stop Russians by Concentrating Strength Washington, (U.PJ -- . M i l i t a r y quarters said Thursday it is becoming increasingly clear that the Germans plan to meet.-',Russia's great winter offensive by concen- :rating all available strength on,,a shortened defense , line"- beginning southeast of Vienna.'and extending north to the Baltic sea. Such a battle line would cut'in half the length of present 'eastern front, which has its southern flank in the Lake Balaton region and extends more than 1,000 miles to Tilsit ' ' . Experts here said a concentration of strength in the 500-mile Yienna~ r Baltic. line offered, - t h e German' army its only possible chance of stemming the red advances. The best defensive terr rain left the enemy is to be found along this line. . If the Germans are able to take advatitage.'of the geographical feature, thef'front will run east of ViennaVtb; protect that city from capture.'tit then would extend through the rough Beskid and Su- deten mountains to the Silesian and Pomeranian plains . where parts? of .\thV-JDder t !.river and .nu- nSSSuS^rlakScpuld ,be incorpor- Big Three Will Discuss' Balkan Crisis By DEWITT MACKENZIE Associated Press War Analyst The great red offensive by hastening the end of the European war--as it obviously is doing--i piling up pressing political prob -lems for the big three, and on of these has t do with the tur bulent Balkan where several ' t h r o n e s a r e r o c k i n g in a strong w i n d which b l o w s from off the Russian steppes. Among t h e -- --_, most urgent sit- MACKENZIE ua tions is that involving the battle of young Peter of Yugoslavia to hang on to his royal prerogatives in the.face of powerful opposition among his subjects. Any quarrel in the Balkans is dangerous, for this cockpit of southeastern Europe long has been the whelping ground of far- reaching trouble, and Yugoslavia is a hot-spot. Thus, a couple of days ago we, saw Acting Secretary of State Grew. call on the rival " Tass to 1941. He first came to the United States in 1933, when he took active jart in Washington negotiations -esulting in resumption of normal diplomatic relations between United States and Russia. Rocket Guiis Complement Other Power By BEAR ADM. GEORGE F. HUSSEY Chief, Navy Bureau of-Ordnance Washington, (U.ft)--In the tri- phibious war we are waging, the rocket is proving a tactical weapon ~ of immense and increasing value. . · · · .' -'. While rockets will not displace guns in :the foreseeable future, their performance in action has demonstrated t h e i r superiority over traditional projectiles in certain phases of military operations, and their potentialities for. additional uses are considerable. They deserve, and are receiving, increased operational and develop- .mental attention. The navy considers rockets so essential to the success of forthcoming operations that it is call- in? for a 300 per cent increase in their production during the next few months.' Production in the last quarter of 1945 will exceed 600 per cent of the production in the 4th quarter of 1941. This does not mean that rockets will take the place of other weapons to any substantial degree. Their role 'in modern warfare is more properly to complement, to deliver the punch in · circumstances which limit the effectiveness of other forms of firepower. A gun can hurl its projectile with greater velocity, at a speed . PICK CKESCO GIRL Pittsburgh, (/P)--Doris Montag of Cresco, Iowa, was one of 4 high school students chosen to appear on "America's Town Meeting" radio program Thursday debating the question: "Do \ve' want universal military youth?". t r a i n i n g f o r . Students selected for the pro- gram were winneri ;in; a wide essay contest. nation- DISCUSS RELATIONS London,. (/P) --· Premier -Stalin met Wednesday "with representatives of the Lubin Polish regime to discuss Polish-Russian relations and the belief 'and restoration of Warsaw, the Moscow raid said Thursday. k · · HO TO A fluent linguist, he became ambassador to Washington in -1936 and ambassador to Mexico in May, 1941. * He was a close confident of Premier Josef Stalin and was said to have overall charge of Russian ambassadorial affairs in the western hemisphere. DEGAULLE NOT INVITED TO MEET Says France Intends to Fortify Rhine Line Paris, (IF)--France intends to maintain · military forces all along the Rhine after the war. Gen. De Gaulle told a press conference Thursday. . ' . Meeting newspapermen for the first time in weeks, the French leader said regretfully that he had not been invited to the forthcoming; "biff three" conference. He told 200 French and foreign correspondents that France had made no formal request for an invitation to the conference, but had believed the heads of all 3 big countries had known of the French attitude.' "France docs not intend to finish this war without assurance that the French army is installed permanently alonfr the length of the Rhine from one end to the other," De Gaulle declared. ."They must be there not only for French security but for the security of the world." . He said history in the past. 100 years had shown such a course to be essential, and added that France had suffered too much in this war not to claim this guarantee. Clarinda Soldier Tells Story of Hollahdia San Francisco,'- (JP)^-Sgt. Dor man C.."" Milligari - o f Clarinda fought for more than a month.ii the bitter Hollandia campaign be fore he came face".to face with th Japs. . -.'- JVfilligan was walking along.a (rail In a fairly well cleared area with another infantryman, he said, in ah interview released by the war .department, when '-suddenly, right in front of us, I saw 4 Japs, all standing upright and only a few yards away." Even though he was armed with a Carbine, he confessed, it was the biggest surprise he ever had. "For a second I just, froze -and then I brought the Carbine up to fire," lie said. "Somehow in all my surprise, I loosened t h e , clip and it fell to the ground. That made the next few seconds seem like a nightmare. I glanced at the man who ,was following behind me and he was just looking as though he couldn't believe his eyes. "But the pay-off-was in what the Japanese did. They were more surprised than we were and they just stared with their heady eyes .bulging. One suddenly said something that sonnded like 'Gowp' and he dropped his rifle and dove for the bush. The other looked at him and then looked at us and plunged into the jungle." Milligan, a veteran of the Papuan campaign, still carries Japanese bullet below his right shoulder for which he has been awarded the purple heart. at^Vintqi-ag^-defensive features: "^-^ogEe^itenk^on'.the Baltic fouH'pTODably' be in the- re- 'giori .otthe:cityof Kolberg. "*"'"would pass about 9CK miles feast'of Berlin."- " ·;Itr\vas'' rioted .that -the Wehr- macht stopped: the last Rossi an of- tensive br a similar shortening of ils defense line. The same was true in''e western front when the naiis^'found they could not bold France and Ihe Lowlands. ; When the" Germans adopt this line rfor-a'probable desperate last ditch stand, it was said, they will be :forced to make adjustments to the'leastem front in southern Europe. Although :these might not be necessary immediately, some sort of defenses wo.uld be called:for in the; Adriatic sea area to protect the east flank of the enemy divi- ohs · fighting, in Italy--at least ntQ it is decided whether or not o withdraw them to more easily efended positions in the Alps, his was held as possible in view t .the urgent need for troops on more vital fronts. New proofbf Germany's short- Be of troops and its fear ot the .ussian offensive came with the isclosure that some nazi divisions re being hurriedly palled out of ie western front. ~ American airmen within 2 days eported attacking 165 German rains attempting to travel toward Hamburg and Dusseldorf. These re enough, if closely packed, to arry 3 infantry divisions. The fact that they were travel- ng by day. a risky venture, is onsidered still another indication f the seriousness with which the high command views the red Report Theft of Ration Coupons Was Professional Job Des Moines, (/P)--An investigation of last Saturday's ration coupon theft at the Fort Dodge, Iowa ration board showed the safecracking was a professional job and not one by amateurs. Waltc D. Kline, director of the De Moines district office of price ad ministration, reported. Kline said a list of the seria numbers of the missing stamp had been forwarded to iaw eh forcement officers throughout th country since the thieves migh have been members of a gang with a wide area of operations. The district office announcec after its investigation theft of cou pons worth the following: 124,37 gallons of gasoline, 93,700 gallon of fuel oil. 30 stoves, 18 pair o rubber boots and 146 pair of shoes Eighteen No. 3 ration books an 12 No. 4 books also were taken. drive.- Agriculture Dean Chosen to Succeed Dykstra as President. Madison. Wis., (U.RX-- Edwin B. Tred, 57, dean of the University of Wisconsin agricultural college, was chosen Thursday to succeed Clarence A. Dykstra as Wisconsin president. Fred was elected by unanimous vote of the university board of regents upon recommendation of a r e g e n t s' personnel committee which had been looking for possible successors since Dykstra's resignation Oct. 28. Dykstra now is vacationing in California prior to taking over his new post as provost of the University of California at Los Angeles early in February. Fred will become the 12th president of the University of Wisconsin on February 15, when Dykstra's resignation becomes effective. A bacteriologist, Fred received acclaim for his research in bacteriology and biochemistry. He joined the' Wisconsin faculty in 1913, was named professor of bacteriology and biochemistry in 1918 and was advanced to dean of the graduate school in 1934. He became head of the agriculture college in 1943. Yugoslav, factions- to reach an agreement. . ? : - , " - ' . . . ,..- . There actually are two Yugoslav governments .because of tbe split. There is the government headed by Marshal Tito, who takes inspiration from Moscow and who in fact controls Yugoslavia both militarily and politically. Then there is the so-called exile government in London, headed by Premier Subasic, and this . has been the government of King Peter until the other day when he fired it, or tried to. What happened was that Subasic, being practical minded, g^ot together with Tito and they agreed to form a single government under a regency, with the understanding that a plebiscite would be held after the war to decide whether the country wanted to continue the monarchy or substitute some other form of government. Peter refused . v to accept a regency, despite strong advice to do so from Prime Minister Churchill, and tried unsuccessfully to dismiss Subasic and his ministers. They declined to be dismissed. Here'enters Mr. Grew, and it would seem that his message may have a quick reaction, for Peter Is reported striving to effect a compromise with Subasic. It's said,the king wants his premier to resign and then form another government which will include some of the staunches! supporters of the monarchy. However, diplomatic observers believed the king's effort' would fail, and that Subasic would proceed to Belgrade and there establish a coalition government with Tito. As a matter of fact, the way things now stand Peter hasn't much chance of hanging on to his throne- There will'be a plebiscite in due course, but the matter would seem to be settled in advance--just as the Polish crisis has been determined. Marshal Tito, working with the friendly hand of Moscow on his shoulder. Ask Prompt House Action on May Bill Washington, C/P) -- The argument that fighting armies need help now accompanied a house military committee recommendation Thursday for prompt action on national service legislation. Shortages of war material are "real and immediate," the committee said in sending to the house floor a bill to require every man between 18 and 45 to work where he is needed under threat of induction, fine or imprisonment. The committee completed action on the legislation late Wednesday after 2 weeks of consideration and, in a last .minute move for harmony, - eliminated. ,-_pn a close vote an "anti-closed shop" amendment vigorously opposed by organized labor. ; - .- ' The rejected amendment would have permitted' a ' registrant to work in a union shop without joining a union, if his draft board told him to go there. Instead the committee wrote in a ' provision requiring local draft boards to give a man "a. reasonable choice of employers for/whom to work." It left in the hands of the director of war mobilization, or someone designated by him, tbe authority to'determine -what are essential occupations. But it confined to draft boards the .-power o£ nearly 3,000 feet per second. Its limitations are those of range, and heavy recoil, which requires a heavy, relatively complicated and expensive mount structure. A rocket does not impart as great velocity to its projectile, but its launching device is light, simple and inexpensive and there is no substantial recoil. This is of obvious advantage particularly in increasing aviation firepower. No present day airplane can mount a 5-inch gun but planes are carrying 5-inch rockets and can carry larger ones. . Although steps are under way fo increase the accuracy of rocket fire, a gun projectile can be sent to tbe exact spot of vulnerability with far greater certainty that it will land there and not in the near vicinity. On the other hand, rockets can be used where guns cannot be brought to bear. They have proved of particular value in laying down a close-in barrage as landing boats approach enemy shores and rocket launching planes can be more effective than bomb dropping over where targets are pin-pointed. UM oir room DIAL . - ; · T HE STORY OF A SMALL unit of Marines who made it possible for their buddies to capture a Jap-held island will'be told on "The First Line" Thursday, over KGLO-CBS at 9 p. m. Guest on the pro-, gram will be Lt. William H. Grissim,-U. S. M. C. R., who participated in the capture. · " . ' · : . , v . . The action to be dramatized on Thursday's program, took place at Guam and was the occasion of the first assault by pur men to recapture the first American-owned island that had been taken by the Japs. Excitement ran high among the men in Lt. Grissim's company when word came through that this was to be-their mission and every man felt the significance and danger'of the operation in view of what its recapture would mean .to our future fighting hi the Pacific. When the first assault was made on the island, a' beachhead landing was not possible because of the terrain and, it was necessary to establish a strong-hold on a ridge which was some. 400 feet and rose at an angle of 75 degrees. Lt. Grissim, as artillery observer,. and a small group of Marines were commissione'd to scale the ridge in order, to direct the battery fire from below which would blast the Japs from the top of the ridge! How well and by what means they accomplished their mission is accurately portrayed by the "First Line" dramatiza- ; tion. ,.. · · ' ' ' . v ' \ · · ' · ' · ' ' : · ' ' " .' · ' ' . - : . ··'·:':'..''(i : ' · ' * s * * '· . : ' '- . - .. :'· .- - ' TRKEPKESSIBLE CORLISS, whose madcap adventure* on "Corliss ·*· Archer" caricature the antics of .'sub-debs,- a heard on KGLO- CBS Thursday,- at 8:30 p. m, Janet Waldo stars as Corliss, David Hughes Is her boy-friend Dexter. F. Hugh Herbert writes the stories and Thomas A. McAvity directs and produces. Opie Gates directs the orchestra. - , .·'.-.- . , · ; · · *'.-.. .-··*.. * . . . · · ..- -,:·',:.;.; · ; R OGER PATTONj president of the Kiwanis club of.Mason City, will be interviewed by W. J. Hughes in a lo-rninute^radio broadcast over-station KGLO at 6:45 p. m. Thursday, , The program, commemorating' the 30th anniversary of Kiwanis International, chartered at Detroit during- the week of Jan.- 21, 1SH5; will feature a discussion of the service club and its role as a'giiardian of democracy in a war-torn world. ;··*· to tell a man to stay In his present - job or move into one where his services are needed. A registrant complying with a hoard order was voted benefits of the soldiers and sailors civil relief act and the same re-employ- ra'e'nt. priority guaranteed a drafted man under the selective service law. .. But for a man who quits bis job without board approval, or who refuses to take a job at board direction and without reasonable cause, the committee decreed a maximum punishment of 5 years Imprisonment and a 510,000 fine, with the army and the navy hav- ing'the'choice of drafting the man for active duty. Chairman May (D-Ky.) said he hoped to see debate get under way Friday, with a house vote expected by the latter part of next week. He admitted, though, that there is likely to be a tough fight over a move to restore the "anti-closed shop'' amendment. Concentrate on 3 Theories for Slaying Minneapolis, (U.R) -- Authorities Thursday concentrated on 3 possible theories in the assassination of Arthur Kasherman, 43, ex-convict and scandal sheet editor, but openly admitted little progress in the continuing investigation. Although literally scores of people disliked Kasherman, police believed the strongest motives for the crime were: 1. Political reasons. 2. Because of his attacks on organized gambling. 3. Revenge for the petty "shake- 'iiyrAJOR EDWARD BOWES' RED CROSS SHOWS"*will devote the "1 Thursday broadcast over KGLO-CBS at 8 p. m., to"'the National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis arid the 194o March of Dimes" campaign. An all-star variety program is scheduled u.ith scicen star Ida Lupino as emcee. Among the.celebrities participating are Jimmy Durante of the CBS "Moore-Durante show"; Danny Kaye, w,ho : has his own show on Columbia;'Helen Forrest, Groucho Marx and Charles Dant and his orchestra. Program originates in its entirety from Columbia's station KNX, Hollywopd. . . - · · . : ' - . * .-·*'.- ·'* ' R EGINA RESNIK. metropolitan Opera soprano, is the guest solo-: 1st on Lyn Murray's KGLO-CBS music show Friday, at 5:15 pij. m. Miss Resnik sings the dramatic "Air de Lia" from Debussy's cantata "L'Enfant prodieue," and "I Hear Tfour Voice." Murray con-; ducts his orchestra and chorus in special arrangements of "Don't Fence Me In," and a group of Schubert's "Waltzes." ' · *' * * , S INGER BEATRICE KAY is the guest of Larry Douglas on KGLO- CBS' "Here's To Romanic" Thursday, at 9:30 p. m. Miss Kay sings the "Trolley Song" and "Don't Go.In The Lion Cage, Mother Darling." . v ' · · « · _ Douglas offers "Saturday Night" and "If There Is Someone Love* lier Than -You." _ Ray Bloch conducts his orchestra and "Swing Fourteen" choir Inj "Pale Moon," "Baia," "Sometimes I'm Happy," "Tea For Two," l( "Morei Than You Know," and "Without A Song." Jim Ameche iSjemcee?' l * * * ~ " * - ' ^' ? I N ORDER TO INFORM radio' listeners' of recent. aavanees in ' psychiatry, the KGLO-CBS daytime serial story,'"Joyce Jordan, i M. D." departs from the usual story In the current .episodes, and fol- : lows a typical psychiatric problem through to its solution. Joyce »c- '. companies her husband. Dean Russell, to New York, where a Ipsy- .'· chiatrist assists the young engineer in regaining confidence and se- :. curity in his work and everyday life. - ' . "J"Script writer Julian Funt has punned extensive studies in .psy- '- chiatry and psychology, and given numerous lectures on these sub- / jects. "Joyce Jordan. M. D." is heard Monday through Friday at 2 '; p. m. over KGLO-CBS. · . · - , ·; of some hot-headed crim- "ITIVA AMERICA,"? KGLO-CBS musical revue featuring artists,: V rhythms and melodies of*Latin America, celebrates its first an--' is in control of Yugoslavia, and his government is strongly leftist. Many .of his followers are communists. Others are of various shades of red but in any event appear to have small use for-the monarchy. * Buy your War B o n d s and Stamps from your Globe-Gazette carrier boy. W H THURSDAY EVENING 6:45 Kaltcnbom 10:00 Supper Club 7:00 CoIfccTlme 10:13 News 7:30 Dinah' Shore 8:00 Bing Crosby 8:30 Bob Bums 9:00 Abb.. Costello 9:30 Rudy Vallcc IO:M Szalh-Mrr! 11:00 News 11:30 News 11:45 Music. News 12:00 Mirth, Madness FRIDAY MORXINH 5:30 Callahan Bros. 3:*5 M'lody M'dh'se 5:45 Jerry Smith 9:00 I*. Lawton 6:00 Heaven. Home 3:15 Kews 6:15 Farm Pgm. 9:30 F'ders K'pers 6:30 Farm News 10:00 Road o£T*ife 6:43 Jerry, Zelda . IO:IS Rosemary 7:00 DrElcr 10:30 SMr Pl'yh'se 7:15 Time to Shine 10:*ii David Hanim 7:30 News 11:00 Judy. Jane 7:45 Stan. Ken 11:15 Perry Mason 8:00 Hadcn Family 11:30 E D. Webber 8:15 SonRfcllows 11:45 Buckaroos 8:30 Newi Fifth Graders Write to English Children Iowa Falls--The pupils in the 5th grade at Central school have received a number of letters from English children during the last few weeks. Miss Bernice Olson, teacher of the grade, s e n t the names and ages of the children to friends in England and the names were given to teachers in an English school. Some of the English children are evacuees who left their home 5 years ago. Some are orphans now. One little boy wrote thai. his father, member of the air force, had been missing more than 3 years but they were hoping he would return someday. The English children have told about the Christmas parties the American soldiers provided for them. They say they do not like the powdered eggs which we are sending to England, yet they appreciate the extra food provided. The English boys seem anxious to know more · about the Cub Scouts, and want to know if Indians are numerous in t h i s vi- down" inal. Detectives reasoned that an organized group opposing Mayor Marvin L. Kline may have wanted to put the city administration "on the spot 1 ' by slaying Kasherman who was outspoken in his attacks upon the present municipal government. Police Chief Elmer Hillner revealed Wednesday night that his investigators had discovered that Kasherman was trailed from the courthouse Monday evening and followed later by a car answering the same general, description of the machine used'In the slaying. Kasherman visited the courthouse almost daily and detectives felt that perhaps his worst enemies could be found there. ' ; The other 2 theories were less probable. Gamblers, detectives argued, would not bring "heat" on themselves by slaying Kasherman who was considered "harmless" to them. The revenge motive was weak because the crime definitely was planned and organized, thus eliminating the personal element. Besides that, at least 2 killers-were present when Kasherman was shot down pleading for his life. rhythms niversary Thursday, at 10:30 p. m., with a program of tunes whichj have proved listeners' favorites. . ' ' ' - ' The series, a presentation of the CBS Short Wave Division, is heard; simultaneously in this country and, over Columbia's Cadena de las: Americas (Network of the Americas), in 20 Latin American countries.' For the anniversary program, the Pan American orchestra under'. the direction of Alfredo Antonini. plays the Chilean corrido -'Chiu..': Chiu" and-the Mexican "El Cascabel." · : : - - , \ Tenor Nestor Mesta Chayres offers the program's theme song,; : 'Adios. Mariquita Linda" and "Que Contento Estoy." · j A North American touch is brought to the revue by Vera Holly, :who sings "As Times Goes By." · · ," \ Mexican vocalist Eva-Garza sings a melody from her native larid.J "Ay Jalisco No Te Rajes," and is joined by her husband, Charro Gil," in the duet "Cuatro Milpas." . ' · · .. "." "-. The Celso Vega Quintet.plays "Suena Trompeta Mia" with trumpet ; solo by Celso Vega. - KGUO-CBS DAILY PROGRAM SCHEDULES * * * , * * * * * * * . * * * Rockwell Man Injured in Runaway Accident Rockwell--William Ryburn of Rockwell suffered painful injuries Wednesday when a team he was unhitching became frightened and threw him against a corn crib, the wheels of the manure spreader running over both feet. He was taken to Mercy hospital in Mason City for treatment. ... · cinity. Parents o£ some of the children are remaining to work in their home towns e v e n though their homes have been destroyed by i bombs, so the children are re| maining with families inland. INDIAN SCOUT DIES Canon City, Colo., (/P)--Truman Blancett, 100 years-old, who was a scout during the Indian wars o the early west, died Wednesday night. He was a native of Jackson county, Iowa, and had been a resident of the Canon City are; for more than 50 years. ' BRITISH GENERAL DIES London, (IP) -- Gen. Sir Archl bald Murray, 84, chief of the im penal defense staff early in th first World war, died at his honv in Reigate, Surrey, on Jan. 23. Buy your War B o n d s an' Stamps from your Globe-Gazctt carrier boy. Thursday P. M. :00 Mailba* :2S Victorious T-Ulnf 4:30 Red Cross Program 4:45 Wilderness Road. CBS :00 Jimmy HilliaTd's Orchestra. CBS .' :15 Today's Favorites i:30 Sports Carney 5:45 Tbe Worli 1 Today, General Electric, CBS S;5S Meanlnc of Ihe News. B. F. Cood. rich Company, CBS :DO New* of the Nation, F. G. * E, (Hilton) 6:15 Manic That SiUsHe*. CheiterffeUs CBS 6:30 Raymond Scott's Orchestra, March of Dimes · " S:4,i KGLO Forum 6:55 Hours Ahead ?:M Ufbt and Life Boar, McLhodistj 7:30 For Mother and Dad ":i5 Grain Belt News »:W Major Bowf» - Am»ienr, Chrysler Corporation. CBS 8:30 CorlUi Archer, Anchor Hoc kin* Glass. CBS 9:00 Tie First Line, Wrifley*« Gum. CBS 9:30 Htre's t* Bomanee, Evening: la Paris, CBS,.' lft:00 Even In j Ncwi Bo on lop, FIr»t '. lionil Bank (Hilton) 0:JO Dance Time . . 10:30 Viva America, CBS / 11:00 New*. CBS v . 11:05 Listen to Lawrence, CBS 11:30 Cab Galloway's Orchestra, CBS 12:00 Newi, CBS Friday A. 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