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Wednesday Evening, May IB, 1962 -*'-"' 3 SALUTE TO WACS—President Kennedy poses at the White House Tuesday wilh Col. Mary Louise Milligan Rasmuson, ' Director of the Women's Army Corps (left) and Col.. Mary Halloren, former director, during a While House ceremony marking the 20th anniversary of the WACS. (UPI Unifax.) Charges Against Churches Doubted By LOUIS CASSELS United Press International The cry of "Communists in the churches," raised by extreme right-wing groups, is beginning to have a seriously demoralizing effect on religious life in America. So says a bluntly worded report issued by the National Council of. (he Episcopal Church. Similar warnings have been sounded recently in a statement by the General Council of the United Presbyterian Church and in a pamphlet published by the National Catholic Welfare Conference. All three documents say- that many patriotic, God-fearing Americans — who are not themselves extremists—have become ' frightened and confused by the widely circulated charge that Communists have heavily infiltrated the ranks of.the clergy. This charge has been labeled a "patent falsehood" by the FBI. But even the great prestige of the FBI has not been sufficient to lay the charge to rest. Hearing it increasingly evident" in many areas. It urges patriotic Americans not repealed over and over again, loyal church members find themselves wondering if there may not be something to If, after all. The Episcopal report says that doubt and suspicion are deadly disrupters of any Church. It's not necessary that the members be convinced that their pastor actu- ally is a "comsymp." If they are merely led to suspect that he might be, his ministry will be crippled and the fellowship of love which should prevail in a Christian congregation will quickly give way to an atmosphere of tension and hate. Precisely this is happening now in some parts of the country, ac. cording to the Presbyterian General Council. The Catholic pamphlet, written by Fr. John F. Cronin, S.S., as- si'stant director of the NCWC's Social Action Department, says that "hysteria and suspicion are to be "misled by false prophets." And it assures Catholics that Communist influence in Protestant churches—which have been the principal targets of rightist attacks—is "virtually non-existent." The Episcopal report holds out little hope, however, that the charges of communism in the churches will collapse under the weight of their own "preposter ousness." "The charges will continue to be made," it says, "just so long as it is profitable for disciples ol dissension who find their support among church members." To this Episcopalian suggestion, Fr. Cronin adds a Catholic amen. "I am convinced," he says, "that three-fourths of these extremist groups are making a financial racket of the fight against communism. They're in it tor the money." Democrats to Name County leaders Today INDIANAPOLIS. (UPI)-Demo cratic county chairmen and vici chairmen from nine of the state'! 11 congressional districts met to day to pick district officers. . The exceptions, were the 1st am llth, both one-county districts where the county Democrat! chairman picks the district chair mand an vice .chairman. Indianapolis Mayor Charles B Boswell, elected Marion Count} Chairman in a -fight last Satur day, announced Tuesday that h would also assume the distric chairmanship. In the 1st District, Lake Count; Chairman John Krupa announcec Tuesday that he had selected Joh Pe'rs, Hammond, a township as sessor, as district chairman,' re placing ,East Chicago Mayo Waller .Teorse. Krupa defeate Jeorse by 22 votes Saturday fo the county chairmanship. Mrs Curtis Strong of Gary was namec district vice chairman. CHALLENGE GOP WARNING DENVER (UPI)—To preven theft of the cardboard sign ove the door of their state campaig •headquarters, Republicans postet beneath it another sign whic read: "You have just been photo graphed in a childish act of van dalism." The office sign was missin Tuesday and penciled beneath th warning was: "Send us three cop ies." Read the Want Ads! Jerrold Engineer Begins Cable Engineering Survey Meet James Wright, of Jerrold Mr. Wright is manager and chief engineer of the Jerrold Ottawa, 111., Cable system and handles many Jerrold engineering chores in this part of the country. He has been associated with cable television engineering and management since 1953, engineering and building cable systems in Warren, Pa.; Athol and Pittsfield, Mass.; Bellows Falls, Vt. and Claremount, N. H., before joining Jerrold and going to Ottawa. . He will be in Logansport for several days/surveying the utility poles and city streets in order to determine the extent of the work to be done for the cable television system. Jerrold Electronics Corporation Pioneers in Coble Television . ,<,»*»* ,»\ Exemptions in Pulaski Show Increase WINAMAC - A list of various xemptions that have been filed i the office of Pulaski county Auditor have been released by le Auditor, John Underwood. Ac- ording to his statistics, 1,015 nortgage exemptions were filed or 1962. as opposed to 963 in the ear 1961. Veterans' exemption filings show n increase of 16 over last year vith 202 filed as against 186 .in 961. Persons over the age of 65 ears who filed exemptions in the uditor's office numbered 295 in 962. and 302 in 1961, a- decrease if seven. Underwood interprets, the decease in the old age exemptions s being a result of more exact- rig legislation recently passed in regard to these exemptions. The increase in the veterans' exemptions, Underwood feels, is due to the aid of the County Service Officer,. in appraising the veterans of their rights. The Veterans Service office was. established a few months ago in Pulaski county as part of the county .organization by the commissioners. The increase in mortgage 'exemptions was -due mostly by younger persons who are purchasing a home in'the county, according to Underwood. AWARD CONTJIACT ' . The Atlas Waterproofing -Company, of Kokomp, Indiana was awarded the- contract to clean, tuckpoint. and waterproof ' the county 'court house here. The awarding, look place at 1 p.m. Tuesday in' the county commissioners room after a special session was held by commissioners Edwin Olson, John Blair, and Nick Loehmer. Several bids had been taken under advisement, pending investigation at the Commissioners' regular meeting on Monday, May 7. The Atlas bid was accepted at $6,900. Other business included the decision to: expend $435 for the restoration and redecorating of. the' interior of the county home located; on the west edge of Winamac. Circuit Court Clerk, John K. Shank, filed the marriage applica. tion of. his brother, Thomas . P. Logansport, Indiana Pharos-Tribune 7!ve Shank, 20,' son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Kermit Shank, Winamac, and of Miss Judy Lewis, 20, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Milo Lewis of Monterey, Indiana. The young couple plan to. be married at. St. Peter's Church at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 29, at Winamac. Woman, 105, Weds Man; He's 95 PALMAREJO, Venezuela (UPI) —A marriage ceremony performed here Tuesday united a couple whose combined ages add up to 200 years. "This is the happiest day of my life," said the bride, 105-year-old Maria Puche. Her new husband, 95-year-old Francisco Gutierrez, smiled and nodded his approval. Safety Patrol Picnic Set Sandwiches, ice cream, milk and soft drinks will be served at the 16th annual Safety Patrol outing scheduled for Riverside Park at 11:30 a.m. Monday, May 21. Races will be featured during the day and ribbons will be awai-ded the winners. Prizes will be given to everyone attending at the close of the outing. The event is sponsored by the Logansport " police department, the P.T.A. and the Chicago Motor C!ub. In case of rain the outing will be held the following day. Read the Want Ads! 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