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fwo Logansport, Indiana, Pharos-Tribune Mysterious Box Contained Only a New Sputnik Idea WASHINGTON (DP) — Back- Stairs at the White House: Secret Service agents guarding President Eisenhower were given a jolt last week when a mysterious box was left outside the main gate of the Augusta, Ga., National Golf Club. The chief executive was on the golf course Wednesday afternoon when the box was; delivered by a messenger who left before S.S. could question him. Anxious agents, always alert to possible threats to the President's life, rushed the 2-by-2-foot wood container to nearby Ft, Gordon. There bomb disposal experts gingerly lifted the lid and found a weird contraction which was put together with'material like those used in model airplanes—paper over a balsa frame. It was a model "flying saucer" which its inventor said was "the answer" to Russia's Sputniks. .The invention was subjected to a thorough fluoroscopic examination which showed it contained no explosives. ;Agents concluded it was the work of a well-meaning but probably somewhat too atrriospheric- minded citizen. Tlje incident pointed up the meticulousness with which the men who are responsible for protecting the President examine everything sent to him. After the "missile"—or whatever it was—had been ruled safe, the Secret Service turned it over to the Air Force for closer inspection. The contraption was 20 inches fa diameter and came complete with four jet exhausts, a .tricycle landing gear and a half-inch-wide presumably for a radio antennae sticking out the top. The box which carried the space ship was addressed "Personal to President D. Eisenhower, Augusta, Ga." It was labeled. "Fragile. Handle with Care." Concert conducted by the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra recently. Their cousin, 15-year-old Mark Edwards, of Indianapolis, was the piano soloist. Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Burress have moved from Flora to Lebanon. They sold their home on South Center street to William E. Bright, of Fortville. The Bright family will move to Flora soon. Bright is a salesman for 'the Purina Feed company. The anonymous inventor includ- j A smorgasbord supper was served a detailed diagram of the tiling ed ,. the .. Flora Meth odist church along vwth a double spaced, typewritten letter claiming it .was "the answer" to the Soviet satellites. Unfortunately he did not provide instructions on how to operate it, or suggest where the Air Force could find a pilot small enough to fit in its cockpit. plastic "pilot." bubble dome, for the It bore two U.S. .Air Force star Insignia and contained two wires, NOTICE BTATB OF INDIANA COUNTY 'OF CASS ) SS: ADELBER.T ceased. Notice is NOTICE TO A1,L, PERSONS IN- 1'EKESTED IN THE ESTATE OF ADEL.BERT L. HOOVER, DECEASED,'. In the Circuit Court of Cass County, November Term 1957. CAUSE NUMBER 14371 In the matter of the Estate of L. HOOVER, de- hereby given that HARRY N. WEST as Administrator of the above named estate, lias presented and filed his account In final settlement of said estate, and that the same •will come up for the examination r.nci. action of said Circuit Court, on the 20th day of December, li-57, at which time all persons interested In said estane are required to appear in said court and £how cause, if any there be, why said account should not be ap- prjved. And the heirs of said decedent and all others interested are also required to appear and make proof of their heirship of claim to any part of said estate. HARRY N. WEST Personal Representative O Neill & O'Neill Attorneys 11-25 — 12-2 POII VACATION ALLEY STATE OF INDIANA ) ) SS: COUNTY OF CASS ) IN THE CASS CIRCUIT COURT, NOVEMBER TERM, 1557 NO. 33518 JAMES II. SHULL and LAURA It. SHULL, husband and wife- ' VS. THE National BANK OF LOO- ANSPORT, EXECUTOR OF THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF ORMUS L. HARRINGON, DECEASED; ..FOREST HARVEY MONTGOMERY and ALICE IRENE MONTGOMERY, husband and wife: CITY OF LOGANSPORT, INDIANA The City of Loffansport. Indiana, and the citizens thereof are hereby notified that there has been filed in the Cass Circuit Court of Indiana a Petition for the vacation of an alley originally platted between Lot number Four H) of Block number One (1) and Lot number One CD of Block Two (21, all in Abraham H. Landls Subdivision of Out-Let Eleven (11) In George T. Tlpton's Second Addition to the City oC Los- anaport, Cass County. Indiana, •which, alley is ten (10) feet In •width fronting on East Broadway Street on the north and running suutherly therefrom a distance of one hundred sixty five (105) to an east and west alley; and that the matter of such Petition will bo heard and determined by said Court on the 9th day of December, 1857, In the Circuit Court Room In the Court House In said City of Dated this 23rd day of Novenv tor, Flora Plans fo rthe annual breakfast of the 'Flora Community Council were made at a recent meeting -in the Presbyterian church. A committee consisting of Mrs. Lynn Ledman, Mrs. Junior Harmon and Mrs. Charles Gibson was appointed to determine the time and place. Officers for the coming year will be elected at the breakfast. Mrs. Charles Harter, Mrs. Glenn Eikenberry and Kenneth Myer will be on the nominating committee. A talk on "Problems of Dental Health'- 1 was given here recently by Dr. A. B. Gish, of the,State Board of Health. Flora has the necessary equipment for .fluorjda- tion of .the water supply, and plans to put it to use sometime in the uturc. Five explorer scouts .from here recently '.visited the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago. They were 'Mike Hoffman, Dick Fouts, Dean Zook, Ted West and Grover West. They were accompanied by their advisors, Elbert Smith and Clarence Zook. Cub scout David Smith also .made the trip. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Turner -were guests of honor at a birthday an<3 anniversary dinner recently in the home of Mr. and Mrs. S. A. Anderson, of Monticello. Other guests were Mr. and Mrs. Will Lanten- slanger, Mr. and Mrs; Henry Barnes, and Mrs. Ella Jones. Mrs. W. C. Aschanhort returned home Thursday after observation and treatment at Memorial hospital, Logansport, and St. Elizabeth's hospital, Lafayette. Willard Allbaugh is improving at his home after several months in hospitals and nursing homes. He suffered a stroke in February. A former local resident, Fred McCune, died of a heart attack Nov. IB at his home near Cadillac, Mich. He was vice president of the Old'Kent Bank in Grand Rapids, Mich. He was born in Flora in 1906 and was graduated from. Flora high school in 1925. Mark D. Garrison and Paul E. Garrison have been appointed co- administrators of the estate of their late father, Harry M. Garrison. Dr. and Mrs. M. R. Adams attended the annual Young People's Thursday evening. The C.W.F. met in the home of Mrs. Carl Eikenberry Wednesday for the November Swing -Day. The November -meeting of the Art and Garden club will be held in the basement, of the Methodist church. Officers will be elected. The clubroom of the public library is being redecorated. Mrs. Maude Budrow returned home Friday from a -five-week visit with her daughter. and husband, Mr. and Mrs. Ivan Boxell in Danville, -Pa. Mr. and Mrs. Rolla Brim attended the funeral of Fred McCune at Grand Rapids, Mich., last week. Mr. McCune was a native of Flora. Miss Kay Black, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Black, west of Flora, who completed four-year course as a special student at Purdue in June is now employed in Chicago as an architect and interior decorator. In .honor of Mr. and Mrs. John Hodshire, members of the Methodist choir held a stork shower at the church. Mr. Hodshire is director of the choir. Hostess committee consisted .-of Mrs. Russell Ayres, Mr. and Mrs. Donald Brower, Miss Wanita Hall and Mrs. Woodrow Robertson. • Mrs. Katherine Helvie has been named guardian of her son, Charles E. Helvie, aged 13, in the Carroll circuit court. She gave bond of $5,500. The'Ball Hill Methodist cnurch and the Bachelor Run Church o! the Brethren held food markets in Flora Saturday; The past weekend Mrs. E. Dale True Life Adventures | SCARED TO DEATH ONLJ-/ TEISTHrCUAWS RFUL- MUSCU.ES AJ3E THE L-ION'S OFFENSIVE WEA.R3N6, BUT AUSO — HIS5 VOICE, ONE OP- THE UOUOEST NATURE. rr TERRIFIES HIS THAT' IT CANNOT FL.EE. THE ' OTHER HAND, THE TIGER VS ST1UU, STEAUI-W STALKER,' Twelve Mile The four Townships 4-H Fair- board will meet at Memorial Hall, Monday evening, Dec. 2 at 7:30. AH directors and 4-H Lsaders are urged to attend. Electisn of officers will be held. Ladies of the Bethlehem Women's Society of Christian Service met Tuesday evening at the home of Mrs. Lav-onne Young with 25 [ members, five guests and three children present. Mrs. Margaret Johnson and Mrs. Frances Ulerick • were assistant hostesses. Devotions were given by Hazel Rhinebarger and Genova Griest. The program "Christ On the Campus" was in charge of M-rs. Carol Wilson and Mrs. Opal Charn-p, as- churches have been discontinued for the present. A farmer's class will be held at the school shop Tuesday evening Nov. 26 at 7:30. Sunshine girls are holding their annual used clothing drive for the "Save the Children's Federation" from Nov. 18 to 22. Clothing will be used for needy children in foreign countries. Miss Jane Kitchel will take a test for competition in a c'itizen- ip contest being sponsored by aughters of the American Revol- ion. Winners will be chosen on unty and state levels. "Sunshine girls" sponsored a •ecord hop at Memorial Hall after ie Twelve Mile and Metea basket- ball game. Students of both schools were invited. Senior girls are looking forward to a Betty Crocker Better Homtr maker's contest to be held in December. They will take a test on lomemaking. Pins and certificates will be awarded. At pep session last week, lower grade pupils made up teams to represent Twelve Mile and Metea. The second news film will be shown Tuesday, November 26. A representative of the Cass County Library distributed movie tickets as awards for the reading contest, ' Those who attended Educational Guidance Day at Washington Township, Thursday were Richard Bookwalter, Jerry Brown, • Suzan Burfchart, Beverly Byers, Deanna Fornero, Larry Grable, Sherms.n Kantzer, Jane Kitchel, George Kunkle-, Fred Leffel, Jay McKm- k-y, Larry- Moss, Don Nead, Dale Sullivan, Martin Thomas, Rufeh Ann Ulerick and John Yeargea. They were accompanied by Bre:i- ton Graham, principal. Miss Judy Elkins has been chos» en FFA Chapter Sweetheart for this year by local chapter members. Other nominees were Until- ann Ulerick and Joyce Corn. The "Driver training class" hus been going to Logansport to prac Uce driving in city traffic. The junior class play was presented Wednesday evening. Members of the Bethlehem Methodist church who attended an in- tsr-board school at Kokomo Wednesday were Miss Dorothy Griest: Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Young, Mrs Bea Stuber and Rev. August Lund qiuist. The school was directed by Bishop Raines. The medical building is progressing nicely. It is planned to start plastering the interior this week. Russ Seek Recognition of E. German Government CAMPAIGN came we were getting worried out Word comes from Berlin that I here. We remembred how our un. Soviet Russia is likely to start prparedness encouraged the Reds soon a big campaign aimed at getting diplomatic recognition for the puppet East German Communist government. The word is that the •nove was decided upon at the recent conference of Communist .eaders in Moscow. Berlin hears that the campaign will be pursued vigorously in the "neutralist" NOTICE ov PUIII.IC SAI/T: Notice Is hereby Klvon 'that C.UAC will sell a 1051 Ford Motor BIjAT 100034 Serial Same at Public Auction on December 3, 1957 at 10:30 A. If. at W. S. E. Motor Sales, Logansport, Indiana. NOTICE OP i"U]iLic SALT; Notice is hereby Kiven 'that GMAC will sell a 196G Chevrolet totor 0233.I87T56FB Serial VC- OJT121588 at Public Auction on December 3, 1957 at 11:00 A. M. \t W. S. E. Motor salea, Logans- iort, Indiana. ' Attorneys for Petitioners 1 1-2 U-— -12-2 WANT A CAR WITH BETTER BRAKES? You get them ina'58Studebaker with safety finned drums, larger brake lining area ... for surer, positive control.Test oae today. Studebaker- Packard See your local 1 LUTES MOTORS, Inc Shank, near Flora, exhibited kit-jsisted by Mrs. 'Roberta Hoover. tens at the Hoosier Cat Fanciers show at the Antlers Hotel, Indianapolis. .Women of the First Brethren church will hold a food market and bazaar at the D. E. Cripe and company store on Tuesday. The Hi-Waymen Motorcycle club of Flora held its November meeting in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Dale Shank. A 35-mile "lime run" was held with 36 cycles taking part. First place was won by Charles Johnson of Flora, second An interesting talk was given by promotion secretary, Lavonne Young. Reports were given by Peg Kunkle and L/avonne Young about a workshop for officers of WSCS which they attended, at McGrews- ville, recently. Other items discussed included 'the adopted patient and other programs of Long- 'diff Hospital and the Smorgasborc supper. Mrs. Myrtle Terry anc Mrs.. Doris Baggerly became new members. The next meeting wil be family night on Dec. IE with - - - - by Tom Tolen of Flora; third byi George Davis of Bringhurst. I Members names were drawn forj a gift exchange at the December I Christmas meeting in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Bernald Mills. A pot luck supper will be served. Mrs. Ross Briggs substituted for Mrs. Cora St. Arnand in her home economic classes at Burlington while ' she and her husband were in California to attend the wedding o£ his son. The former Grace Replogle, now Mrs. Frank Beck, and son, George, of Green Springs, Ohio, came to Flora to help celebrate the birthday of her brother, Earl Replogle. A LONG WALK BISMARCK, N.D. OH—Gov. John Davis proclaimed what probably is the longest week in history when he designated the period from Oct.-15 to Dec. 15 as "Farm-City and Rbinebarger, Esta Babb on 3ea the Stuber hostess Ferd Harfer has returned ram Dukes Hospital and is getting along very well. 'Mrs. Edna Welling has gone to South Bend to spend the winter with her children. Mr. and Mrs. Russell Hopkins Flint, Michigan visited Mr. ani Mrs. Fred Hopkins and Mr. anc Mrs. Orel Swank and Mrs. Nancy Swank over the weekend!. Mrs Nancy Swank accompanied them home for a visit. Mr. and Mrs. J. N. Babb and family visited Mr. and Mrs. 3<K McVicker and family, .Lafotintaine Mr. and Mrs. Ray Beed and Mrs Charles Mendenhall, Sunday. Mrs Mendenhall had just returnet home after a few days in the hos pital. Youth meetings of the 1 o c a DISCOVER A NEW HIGH IN WINTER PERFORMANCE A few miles at the wheel of a car powered with Phillips'66 FLITE-FUEL will tell you more about its coM~weath.er performance advantages than all the words in the dictionary. You'll «njoy easy starting with FLITE-FUEL ... lively acceleration, good mileage. Fill up at your Phillips 6(J Dealer's, and bring out the best in your carl PHQJCJPS Phillips 66 Products are Distributed in logampoit and Vicinity by TUCKER OIL CO., Logansport, Ind. Monday Evening, November 25, I95T. DEDICATE HIGH SCHOOL BROWNSBURG (UP)—A new 5800,000 high school with a 4,000- iieat gymnasium will be dedicated liere Dec. 8. Principal Frederick countries of the Middle East and East Asia. O:ie handicap: West Germany broke relations with Yugoslavia when it recognized the puppet regime and says it will jreak them w.ith any other counties that follows suit. Some neutralists need Overman trade. GRAFT They are kcepmg it quiet. But high United States military officials in Korea are upset over multiplying reports of' graft in the Korean army. They have warned quietly that in future cases of misappropriated supplies, deductions may be made from aid funds. CONCENTRATION A secret res.son for the current visit to Washington of Sir William Plowden, British atomic chief, is a re-examination of Britain's plan to develop its own type of nuclear- powered submarine. The British Atomic Energy Authority is thinking o£ abandoning its atomic submarine project to concentrate on the nuclear power stations. If it decides to do so, Britain will use thet ype of submarine. which the United States already has developed. "WELCOME, SPUTNIKS!" A high military office; in the Far East: "The Russians may not know it, but their Sputniks are playing right into our hands. All the Wilson (former Defense Secretary Charles E. Wilson) cute are to start the Korean War." BURYING THE HATCHET London expects Britain ancf Egypt to reach agreement this week in their Rome negotiations to restore economic relations. As part of the agreement, Britain would release immediately about $39 million of the Egyptian funds it blocked when President Gamai Abdel Nasser seized the Suez Canal. Another $36 million would be released later. PRESSURE Paris expects growing pressure to be put on the government to accept the offer of President Habib Bourguiba of Tunisia and King Mohammed V of Morocco to act as mediators in the Algerian revolt. So far the government has ;aken a dim view of the offer. It may reconsider. SPORTS OUTLOOK The United States Naval Academy will accept a bid to the Cotton Bowl in Dallas New Year's Day if it defeats Army next Saturday. Army is not interested in a bowl bid, even if it should win. tfavy is bowl-conscious for two reasons: To stimulate recruiting and to help get funds for a proposed $3 million stadium on the Annapolis campus. O'Neal said State School Supt. going to be restored and we will Wilbur Young would speak. get more. Before the Sputniks FOUR DIE IN FIRE SUTTON, W. Va. (UP)-<3aso- line used accidentally in a coal heating stove was blamed today for a fire that destroyed a rural home Sunday, killing a mother and three of her children. Police said the father,, injured seriously, tossed gasoline instead of kerosene into the stove. They said one of the youngsters apparently filled the can with gas. The only surviving child received minor burns. On this Great American Feast —When bread plays a modest but important part of a delightful meal, be sure to serve the best your money can buy — vitamin packed delicious tasting — ENRICHED SLICED WHITE BREAD Family and guests will enjoy the pure, rich flavor and no other bread will be in such complete harmony with all the good things that go to make a wonderf u I Thanksgiving Dinner. Always Fresh At Your Grocers! The DIETZEN BAKERS

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