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PAGE 2—NAUGATUCK NEWS (CONN.). FHJD.W, NOV. 18, 1!)1<) DREW PEARSON ON The WASHINGTON MERRY-GO-ROUND Drew Pearson Says: Party Bosses Practice Vote Discrimination Against Organizations Of Young Democrats; Seek To Discourage Intelligent Youngsters; Prefer Good Party Hacks. Los Angeles—While President Truman haa been prc-aching civil rights for the South, he has Jrrac- ticed exactly the same kind of vote discrimination toward groups of Young Democrats as he has criticized in southern states. The national convention of Young Democrats in Chattanooga, this week illustrates this vote discrimination, Jand also highlights the fact that the young Democrats, once a live wire, progressive organization, in many states has become a Charley McCarthy for Democrntic bosses, sometimes bought and paid for. The Young Democrats of New York st-itc, for instance, arc no more representative of the Drmn- •ratlc party than Boss Hague of Jersey City. New York Democrats are not even permitted to hold an election. Their president is appointed, not elected —by Paul Kitzpatrick, Democratic State Chairman, who keeps an ironclad hold on the Young Dems organization for fear they will bolt to Young Congressman Franklin Roosevelt. Undoubtedly the great preponderance of Young Dftmocratic voters in New York would definitely be in the Rooseve'.t camp—if they had a chance. Fitzpatrick has his eye on the governorship of New York himself next year, and he doesn't want control to slip into the hands of Franklin Roosevelt, a potential rival candidate. California Case Flagrant The throttling of Young Derns in Now York stale is not Truman's fault. But definitely at Truman's doorstep can be laid an even more flagrant case of vote, denial this one in California. In that .state the Younj^ Democrats of California, Inc., has din- integrated Into a group of about 100 jaded parly hacks who, in effect, have 1 sold the letterhead of their organization to any political faction that would reward them with jobs. When David Prii.'e and Edwin T. Thnyer of the California Young Dems were given jobs by George McLain of the California Old-Age Pension group, the Young Dems promptly lent their letterhead to pfc-mote McLain's Old- Age Pension plan. As a result, 2. rival group of Young Dems — "The California Young Democratic Clubs" has mushroomed up to 4,000 members, in contrast to fewer than 100 members for the old regulars. And on July 8, the new group officially applied for recogniUin by Washington. Their" application was signed by Mrs. Edward Heller, Democratic National Committoe- •woman; James Roosevelt, Natinn- nl Committeeman; and Oliver Carter, California chairman of the 1 Democratic State Committee. White House Intervened Furthermore, it developed that the old and decre|p3t Young Dems had not paid their dues. They had borrowed $1,250 from Kd Pauley and Jimmy Roosevelt in 1947 to pay their dues, but something happened to their money—perhaps DIAMOND MERCHANTS FOR Ittlif* • lit)? THREE GENERATIONS FLAWLESS DIAMONDS A. Flawlell Diamond, and Platinum Rinp M. Flawlett Diamond, 14K Gold, 4 Side Diamonds C. Flawleu Diamond, Platinum, 6 Side Diamonds D. Flawless Diamond, 14K Gold, 4 Side Diamonds ..! E. Flawless Diamond, 14K Gold, 4 Side Diamonds F. Flawless Diamond, 18Karat White Gold.. G. Flawless Diamond, !4K Gold, 2 Side Diamonds......... ......... .'. H. Flawless Diamond, end 1 4Karat Ring Prices Include Federal Tax $300. * $215. * $200. * $250. f $245. $ $180. $ $185. * $70. 68 BANK STREET AT CENTER WATERBURY EASY PAYMENTS INVITED: in addition to ffie cu^omory 30-day charge account, Michael* in- vitei pa/mink of as little at $1 a week or a monlh. Michael* makes available, af no added cost, the fowesf terms offered by fine jewelert r an/where. too much t-ntcrlriinmcnt: at conventions. Instcnd, n promissory note was deposited at hciidnuurt- fi-H for $l,r>(iO in lieu of due*. Thin promissory noln was never paid. Under 'the Young Dems' constitution, thn stall' 'irgiml/.ation which p»ys for Its due» ) H su-p- portod by the state commlttcemen and gets ollicial recognition. But in tho case of California," the White House -mysteriously intervened. Perhaps, However, it wasn't HO mysterious. Fcr Matt Connolly, secretary tu the President, got a phone cnll from G'.-orgo Luckey, California cattleman friend of Mr! Trumanb, asiking Uiat the new Young Dems not be recognized. This was on July 8- and the application of the now group hius cooled on ice until this week. Hoy Baker, national chairman of tho Young Dems, h.-iH ordered recognition of 'the new California grm.1;:,. Bill Boyln. chairman of tho Democratic National Committee, had promised recognition on Sept. 14. The Los Angeles County Central committee voted 189 to 1 for recognition. But, thanks to White House Intervention, 100 old and shopworn "Young Dema" continued to represent the entire stale of California until thia week while 4,000 new members remained out in the cold. NOTE-Onn trouble with thp Young Democrats in many states is that the party bosses don't want intelligent youngsters in the organization. If the youngsters are intelligent they are discouraged For Intelligent youngsters don't make good party hacks. Dr. Person To Show Colored Slides At Hillside Church Colored slides of Sweden Don- mark, war-ruined Germany and Holland will bo shown by Dr. Louis J. Person, superintendent of the Lantern Missionary ;uwi>rintlan -it the Hillside Congregntloniil Churr-h Tuesday evening at 8 o'clock Dr. Person recently rcturnod. from a two monlh tour of din Kuopean countries. Hl.s IIlUBtrut.fi lecture will depict trends of th,> present day in northern Europe The slides will show tho peoples off those land.s nnil the difficult!,-H under which they urn living. For Uio piiHl four yours. Dr. Person has been miperlntendenl of Ih^ missionary association, the conf.M-- ence to which the; local church 'H a member. Bnfore coming e'l.st, ho held pastorates in some of the larger churches in Ihe west, and received his doctor's degree from tho University of Colorado. The public Is Invited lc> attnn 1 thn service, during which a f"r;e will offering will be received. War |.i outlawed in the now Japanese constitution. Dr. John EL Furbay Church Forum Guest November 27 Dr. John Iznrvey PuKjay, explorer, .scientist, educator nnd author, will appoar in person on Sunday cvenlnj,', Nov. 27, at 7:30 p. m. at •MB FLOWERS For All Oocailou* FXOWEHS TFM2GRAPHTED EVEKYWHEHE MELBOURNE'S FLOWER SHOP UO BCBBEB AVENUE TeL 6WW BUCKMILLER Funeral Home 22 PARK PLACE Telephone 4334 JOHN HARVEY FURBAY'' the Second Church Forum and will bring his newest and finest all color film, "The Mediterranean" Dr. Furbay Is a Doctor of Philosophy from Yale University and has many years of teaching to his credit. A Fellow of the Royal Geographic Society of London and the Royal Anthropological Institute, he has lived with the peoples of many countries, .studying their customs, history and philosophy, and documenting on film their way of life. He is one of the most air-minded lecturers on the platform today. As Director of Air World Education, he averages about 100,000 miles a year in the air, and has long since passed the million air-mile mark. Hln commentary is remembered for Its humorous touches, human Interest appeal and for his thorough coverage of hid pictorial subject, Wants Government, State Kept Out Of Insurance Fields A warning against allowing tho Hfivernment to ntep Into the insur- :, nco field comes from Connecticut Insurance Commissioner W. Ellery Allyn. He says that once Ihe federal government gets Into a field itit is almost impossible to win i! tjnck. Allyn told the Casualty Actuarl-il Society In N«w York Clly that unless the early pioneering spirit of Insurance prevails, the buslnc.is will be rulentloHHly nmoi.hcrod by an nil powerful state. Hir urged the acluaries to adopt more u«- grcsslve practices to prove to the public that private business is doing a good job in Ihe insurance ticld. The Connecticut Commlssiom-.r s.aid that the rapidly increasing threat of federal as well as utate refulatlon Is the cause for grave Applicants Sought For Two Academies Applications from young men In Connecticut seeking appointment to Wr«! Point, or Annapolis are bolng .inught by RppreHontntivo Sadlak. Thp Kopubllrnn c:nngrnHHman has received notice that he may make two appointments to West Point and one to Annapolis next year. Applications .should be sent to cither his office in Washington. or his office in ilie Federal Building at Hartford before Dec. 16. Applicants will take a competitive examination and the representative will name one principal and three alternates for each of the three service academy vacancies. What's Doing In Naugatuck A Calendar of Events Today, Tomorrow and Every Day Friday, Nov. 18 RummaKe sale, aponoored by Aid Society of Congregational church, parish houae, 9 u. m. to 1 p. m. Meeting of Parish Players, Cati- Kiegatlonal parish house, 8 p. in. Food sale, sponsored by Naugatuck branch, Connecticut Council of Catholic Women, Bronnan'a storo, Church street, 10 a. m. Sunday, Nov. 20 Election of officers, Montanarl- Raclo post, at Crlstoforo Colombo hull, 10 a. m. , Monday, Nov. 21 Public card party, Prospect street school Parent-Teacher association, kindergarten room, 8 p. ro. Regular meeting, smoker, Naugatuck Fellowcraft association, Masonic Temple, 8 p. m. Nnugatuck YMCA annual moot- In).; and banquet, at YMCA, 6:4.6 p. m. Naugatuck Woman's club"" meeting, American Legion Home. 3 p. m. Wednesday, Nov. 23 .Annual Military Ball, Gold Star Post, CWV, Falcon Hall. Annual firemen's ball. Saturday, Nov. 26 Harvest Hop, sponsored by Ladles' auxiliary of Montanarl-Rado pout, Crlstoforo Colombo hall, South Main street. Squar* dancing, open to the public, Lewis Memorial hall, St. Michael's parish house, 8 p. m. FlioC annual parade of quartets, sponsored by Naugatuck chapter of barbershop singers, high school auditorium, 8 p. m. Monday Nov. 28 Naugatuck Woman's club Junlor- cttefl meeting, Legion Homo, 7:30 p. m, Naugatuck Junior Woman's club pot-luck supper, meeting, Methodist church hall. Tunnduy, Nov. 20 Meeting of Naugatuck Council of Catholic Women, St. Francis' church hall, 8 p. m. Wedniniclay, Nov. 30 Regular meeting, Prospect street school Parent-Teacher association, 8 p. m. Friday, nc,c.. 2 Food Sale, Bronnan's Store, 10 a, m., Sponsored .by Glandule Manor Community Club. Sunday, Deo. 4 Veaper service of, Evergreen chapter, Order of Eastern Star, Methodist church, 4 p. m. Thursday, D«c. 8 Christmas bazaar and public supper, Evergreen chapter. Order of Eastern Star, Masonic Temple bazaar qptens 1 p jmv ,, supper, 5 to 7 p. m. In California Race Psychiatrist Says Traffic Violator Rates With Gunman Hartford, Nov. 18—(UP)—A Now Haven psychiatrist believes drivers who violate traffic rules can bo as dangerous as a person with a gun In his hands. Dr. Louis H. Coh«n believes that a psychiatric study would show that some persons 'should bo prohibited from ever driving a motor vehicle. Tho doctor told a group of municipal judges and parole and )>ro- jntlon officers that the attending jsychlalrlst nhould never dolur- mine guilt. He said the psychiatrist's job la to find out what Is fhe matter with the offender and determine what can be done with him. INSURANCE OWNERSHIP Chicago — Life insurance policies ire owned by about 91 per cent of all families with incomes of more than $7,500 a year. KRESEL & WOLF SAVES YOU AND MORE ON PERSIAN LAMB Come and see the greatest values in grey and black dyed Persian Lamb. Rarely do you find skins of such fine character, skins so uniformly matched at these prices. $249 $377 «395 $377 $495 • Black Dyed Persian Lamb, % Length ... • Black Dyed Persian Lamb Trimmed with Ranch Mink .. • 45" Fine Black Dyed Persian Lamb • Natural Grey Persian Lamb ... • Extra Fine Grey Persian Lamb .... 1 A SAMPLE " FUR COATS ea. 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He admitted that no Industry moved from the area because of high power rates but said It Is "time New England stopped de- ploring the flight of Industry to cheap power regions." Speaking before tho Connecticut. Clmpl«r of tho New England Crmr.- cil, Governor BowleH urKed rcprc- i.cnatlves of the aroa to do *»v*-ry- thing in their power to attract i sleel mill to tho region. Hi- mild T pteel mill would be an invlgorntln,; pulse of new life throughout tin? entire New England economy. MUST AMKKICAN BABY Richmond. Vn. Roannke Inland, Virginia was the birthplace of-Virginia Dare, first baby born of English parents in the new world in 1587. Advertisers! In order to insure publication of your advertising on the day desired, all copy must be in this office not later than 3 p. m. day before publication. 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