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Two Logansport. Indiana, Pharos-Tribune TWO CON PER Rep. Mills Opposes Kennedy's Tax Cut WASHINGTON (UPI) - Rep. Wilbur D. Mills, D-Ark., chairman of the important House Ways Si Means Committee, made it heatedly clear Tuesday that he is not behind President Kennedy's Death Claims John Fisher DELPHI—Final rites for John H. Fisher, 88, retired farmer and resident of Carroll county most of his life, will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday ,at the Jackson funeral' home. The Rev. James Rankin will conduct services, and burial will be in Maple Lawn cemetery, Flora. He died at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Elizabeth's hospital in Lafayette. A resident of rural route 4, Delphi, he had been 'a patient at the hospital since Friday when he suffered a stroke. Born in Roanoke, Va., on March 26, 1874, he was the son o£ David and Fannie Hodges Fisher. He married Lula M. Barnhart, who died in 1945. Survivors are five sons and six daughters: Joe, Buck Creek; John, Delphi; Ira, rural route 4, Delphi; Glenn and Lyman D., Flora; Mrs. Raymond Duff, Delphi; Mrs. James W. Riley, rural route, Brookston; Mrs. Lewis Funkhouser, rural route 3, Delphi; Mrs. John Maxwell, Delphi; Mrs. Edward Killian, Lafayette; Mrs. Albert Luper, Lebanon. Other survivors are 23 grandchildren;' 37 great-grandchildren; two great - great - grandchildren; two brothers, James. Roanoke and Tazwell, Bloomfield, Va. Friends may call at the funeral home. 6 White Countians Attend Demo Dinner MONTICELLO-Six White county women attended a Democratic dinner in Indianapolis recently. They are: Mrs. Robert Sullivan, president of White County Democratic Women's club; Mrs. Arthur Clerget, Chalmers, secretary of the Democratic Central committee; Mrs. Charles Wolf, vice chairman of tha White County Democrats; Bonnie Clemans, Reynolds, vice president of the White County Young Democrats; Mrs. Robert Foltz, Monticelio, secretary of the White County Women's Democratic club; and Mrs. Albert Faker, vice president of the White County Democratic Women's club, from Chalmers. promise of a 1963 income tax cut. Several hours later Mills conferred at the While House with the President. White House Press Secretary Pierre Salinger and congressional sources said the appointment had been arranged several days ago. The White House did not say what Mills and Kennedy discussed. Mills, an administration workhorse in Congress this year, also disclosed that Kennedy backers may accept without a fight Republican efforts to limit a debt ceiling increase to $306 billion rather than the $308 billion the President requested. Treasry Secretary Douglas Dillon, on the other hand, raised the possibility of a special post- election congressional session if the full $308 billion limit is not approved. And after Dillon and other administration policy-makers insisted the Treasury could not operate under the lower debt limit, Democratic leaders agreed to battle on the floor to preserve the administration plan. This shaped up as a close fight, but the leaders felt they had better than an even chance. The Democratic leadership also rejected the talk of a campaign recess, and drew plans to step up their pace in order to push through in regular . session as much of Kennedy's over-all program as possible. Peru School Board Renews Contract For Superintendent PERU — The school board granted Fred Fechtman superintendent of Peru's public schools, a new. three-year contract Monday night. The contract establishes a raise of $500 at the start of (he third year. The Board set 8 p.m. June 25 as the date upon which bids will be opened on razing the old junior high school building. The building has been unoccupied for 18 months. Teachers who have resigned and who are retiring include Donald Queener, speech instructor; Florin Williams, Robert Nash, Phoebe Martin, Jerree Kipling, Geneva Wright, Barbara Baird, Adrienne Jordan, Carol Ann Holmes, Donald Queener, Robert Bowen, Charles Buckalew and Margaret Harlow. Miss Susie Dyer, ticket office secretary and assistant in the f^^rr^'vmiiir^^^^^samiti ''V .. •/ /' ->'^i ?Wj'W^' •"•TTpjff^ ^. ^t ? HUNT FOR ESCAPEES-SoIdiers from the Sixth Army are landed on Angel Island in San Francisco Bay Tuesday to search for tliree missing prisoners who were reported missing from Aka- traz Prison. Angel Island is (MO acres, mostly covered with trees and thick brush. About 100 buildings, all vacated, dot the island in which the prisoners could bo hiding. Troops are armed with carbines, riot guns and pistols, and were liinded by landing craft, right. (UPI Umfax.) 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(UPD- Oharles Shook, 19, suburban Mich' igan City, drowned Tuesday in an attempt to rescue a pal who was later saved by the Coast Guard. Shook dived into the waters of Lake Michigan after Joseph Hall, 18, Michigan City, was swept off a pier by a high wave. Two other youths, meanwhile, ran to alert the Coast Guard. A Coast Guard lifetraat crew rescued Hall but found, no trace of Shook. 42 37 15 19 r 30 31 53 Dietr. by United Feature Syndicate, Inc. clean's office at the high school has tendered her resignation effective Friday. She will be replaced by Mrs. David Garrett, 587 West Fifth St. Read the Want Ads! Shreveport, La., served as the informal capital of the Confederate Trans-Mississippi Department after the fall of Vicksburg, Miss., and the river was held by the Federals. INDIANAPOLIS CUPI) - The start of sand removal from the proposed site of an Indiana port on Lake Michigan will be delayed pending installation of equipment for which slate and federal permits are required. That information came Tuesday irom Clinton Green, secretary- treasurer of (he Indiana Port Commission, who explained the revised plans under which some Bolt May Have Caused Plane Crash WASHINGTON (UPI)-A bolt loss than an inch long and worth about five cents may have triggered the crash of an American Airlines jetliner that killed 95 persons at New York's Idlewild Air- port'last March, the Federal Aviation Agency reported Tuesday. The bolt is located in the hydraulic mechanism that moves the giant Boeing 707 rudder like power steering on an automobile. The FAA said there is strong evi- —. , „ ,, . _,. dence that the bolt fell out, lock-jUt DUtrolO, Dies; ing the rudder in a hard left turn as an uncontrolled flood of hydraulic fluid pressed against the rudder ate a rate of 3,000 pounds per square inch. The big jet had just taken off and was in a routine left turn when it rolled over on its back and dove into Jamaica Bay. The FAA said the rudder boost was only a possibility and may never be proven completely because the mechanism containing the key bolt never was found. It emphasized that the Civil Aeronautics Board still is studying other- possibilities. . But George Prill, FAAJs director of flight standards, said tests on the agency's own Boeing jet showed that a rudder boost mal- Wednesday Evening, June 13,1962. Sand Removal Delayed AtLakeMichiganPort Lewis M. Funk, Rites Thursday MONON — Funeral services for Lewis M, Funk, 77, former postmaster and retired barber of Buffalo, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Stewart funeral home. The Rev. Charles Oberlin will conduct services, and burial will be in Buffalo cemetery. He died at 9:50 a.m. Tuesday at the Twin Lakes nursing home, function was the only difficulty that could have caused the uncontrolled roll. Prill said the tests apparently eliminated other control difficulties because in every case, pilots were able to overcome all other malfunctions and retain control. Monticello, He had been ill two months. Born Oct. 4, 1884, in Buffalo, he was the son of William D. and Anna Lucas Funk. He married Marina Hughes on Nov. 15, 1907. She died in 1948. He was a life resident of the Buffalo community and a member of the Church of the Brethren, Survivors are a sister, 'Mrs. Cecil Shell, rural route, Monticello; a brother, Francis R. Funk, 315 Seventh St., Logansport. Two brothers preceded him in death. Friends may call at the funeral home after 2 p.m. Wednesday. 50 acres of duncsland are [o ba leveled. "I understand now it may be mid-August before any sand is removed," Green said. He said the US. Army Corps of Engineers office in Chicago has asked the Mary Construction Co., Cape Girardcau, Mo., for additional in- formatkm before issuing a permit allowing it to carry out the new plan which involves sinking a ship offshore. lii addition, a permit also mii«l be obtained from Die Indiana Department of Conservation for the project. Green' indicated thai he feels both permits will be issued eventually and the project allowed to proceed. Spokesmen for the Save-thc- Dunes Council, chief opponent of the plan io build a port at Burns Ditch, meanwhile, renewed their attack. Herbert Read, Chesterlon, and John Nelson, East Chicago, both members of the council, charged that "several bulldozers and earth moving devices" already have moved into the Dunes area. They said Ihis equipment is being used "to destroy the historical old roadbed which was once the roule of the stage coaches between Detroit and Chicago." 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