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THE SUNDAY LOGANSPORT PUBLIC ! IPRARY LOGANSPORT PRESS ALL PHONES 4141 UNITED PHESS LOGANSPORT, INDIANA, SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 195 THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PRICE TEN CENTi US-BRITAIN MOVE TO STOP SPACE COMMIES Alliance Of 50 Nations Is Planned LONDON Wi—The United Stales and Britain Saturday night were reported shaping up plans -for bandin? together about SO nations in a worldwide campaign to block the spread of space-age communism. Senior diplomats here said this proposed new global diplomatic strategy would be charted on a long range assumption — on the possibility that the Soviet Union could prolong the. cold, war until the next century. The United States and Britain evidently hope to align like-minded countries under the umbrella of their nuclear power, the in- form'ants said, and to win pledges from them that they will cooperate in political, economic and •military efforts to beat Russia's Sputnik-paced challenge. In the world girdling hookup, at least four regional defensive alliances would be jointed, they are the 15-nation Atlantic Pact, the 5- nation Baghdad Pact, the 8-member Southeast Asian Treaty Organization and the 21-state Pan American Alliance. But the diplomats insisted there is no intention to set up any formal new, 50-membcr treaty spelling out the commitments of the powers. Even the idea of a conference of the 50 - odd countries with which the United States has treaties has been rejected. That is because Washington and London want to avoid any suggestion that they are trying' to build up a rival to the U. N., the informants said. The idea instead is to draw all the West's regional groupings together, to create continuing liaison machinery between them and to pull in other friendly states which do not belong to any formal alliance. Launch' New Stage DEEK, DEER—Shown here are four local men with their limit of deer, shot near Hulelt, Wyoming last week-era. Left to right, they ar e Don Roller, Dale Roller, Russell Louthain and John Chapman. The de«r population of Wyoming is reported to be around 10,000, making it a popular spot for hunters. (Staff Photo) The purpose Js to launch a new stage in the political-military-economic cooperation of the non- Communist world. Scope of the plan is vast. It ranges from- defining conditions for massive nuclear retaliation against an aggressor to standardization of most types of war materials. _ American and British • specialists are preparing the proposals for submission to the 15 heads of the Atlantic who meet in Pact Paris Final Rites Tuesday For Ed Leydet No One Injured In One-Car Crash No one- was injured in a one- car accident about 11:30 a.m. Saturday on state road 16 just west of Lucerne. A 1947 tudor; driven Final rites for Edwin Joseph by Robert Finder, 15. of route 2, Leydet, 36, of 1618 Smead- street iK ewanna, was traveling east on will be- conducted Tuesday at 2> the nl § hwa y w "en the auto went p.m. at the McCloskey-Hamilton I ° Ct the road on tne south side > chapel. The Rev. Raymond'Skelton' damaging four r - ot ' 5 of fence and will officiate and burial will take place at Mt. Hope cemetery, Leydet was killed instantly Friday afternoon on US 31 about 10 •niies north of Indianapolis, when lis 1957 model hardtop car crashed Broadside into a tree. Eagles will hold services at 7:30 xm. Monday at the McCloskey- Etamilton chapel for the victim, who was a night supervisor in the leat treating room at Muehlhausen Spring company, plant No. 1. Friends may call at the funeral home after 2 p.m. today. He suffered a crushed chest, f:-a.ctured skull, and broken right eg in the crash. Roland Guilkey, Hamilton county sheriff, said Leydet was apparently en route to Indianapolis broke a telephone pole, according to investigating officers. Pinder^s father/ Harold, 45, a passenger ^n the car, walked to Lucerne and phoned the sheriff's office. When sheriff 0. R. Carson and Deputy Roy King arrived, there was no one at the'scene. .It was later learned that both Finders had gone to Morristown to get a tow, ' Damage to the car was 'estimated at $100, to the fence at $30 and to the pole at S50. Harold Finder was arrested and charged with permitting an unlicensed driver to operate a motor vehicle. governments; when he lost control of the' car next month. This conference will be followed by high level meetings of the five of Indianapolis. power Baghdad pact and the eight - power Southeast Asian Treaty Organization. In Washington State Department officials recalled that Secretary Dulles had discounted at his news conference last week the possibility of forming an over-all This also has been the line taken privately by top American officials here since the meeting between President Eisenhower and Prime Minister Macmillan last month. Dulles mentioned NATO, the Baghdad Pact, Southeast Asia Treaty Organization, Inter-American Alliance and various two-way arrangements such as the treaty after negotiating a curve while traveling south on US 31, Just :north The Hamilton county sheriff said the car started sliding sideways and went off the highway on the right side. He said the vehicle then came back onto the road and continued skidding sideways until it hit the tree on the left side of the highway. alliance in a single organization?' Guilkey° said' the car skidded Memorial Hospital Board To Re-Qrganhe Memorial hospital trustees will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday evening at the hospital to elect officers during the regular monthly meeting. Re-organization of the ho.5pi-tal board was scheduled for the October meeting, but trustees decided to wait until a board mem- •ber, whose term was expired, was reinstated by the County Commissioners. some 300 feet The tree, the before the crash, sheriff s;aid, was United Stales and Between the Japan. Diplomats say the State Department in Washington and the Foreign Office in London are working independently on the plans, which were decided upon in principle last month by President Eisenhower and Prime Minister Macmillan. Some of the tentative ideas already have been exchanged between the two countries and submitted to France, West Germany and other governments involved.,.' Paul- Henry Spaak, secretary general of the North Atlantic about 16 inches in diameter. Leydet was pinned in the car beneath the seat and dash for 45 minutes before he was freed, the sheriff said. A wrecker was used to pull the car away from the tree, and the victim was pried out of the wreckage with crowbars. The right middle of th«- car struck the tree, Guilkey said, wrapping the vehicle around it. Guilkey said the curve wa.s not sharp, but said it was rather long. The sheriff also said the wind was strong at the time and could have been responsible for the ^Yreck, The pavement also was wet. Born July 14, 192i, in Logansport, he was the son of Charles M. and Winifred (Rhoades) Ley- along 1445 del, His parents survive with a brother, Charles, Wright; two sisters, Mrs. Ardella Layman, 913 Plum, Mrs. Laura Cunningham, route 1, city;, sev- Treaty Organization has been act- j era! nieces and nephews, ing as a sort of middle man for! The deceased was veteran the continental allies in these exchanges. of Cathryn Morrisev Dies At Age Of 92 Cathryn Morrisey, 92, died at the Hoffman nursing home at 10:15 p.m. Saturday. She had been a patient there seven years. Her former residence was 826 Race. Born in Cass county June 21, 1865. she was the daughter of Frederick and Sophia Smith Kling. Her marriage was to Martin Morrisey who is deceased. Survivors include two nieces and two nephews, Mrs. Frank. Wagner, city, Mrs. Leona Ansley, Tacoma, Wash.; Charles Sipple, - Highland, Ind.; and Clemens Schloss, Tacoma. A sister, Anna Peters, is also deceased. a The body is at the Kroeger chap•1 where rites 'are pending. Bucks Win, MSU Trips Irish 34-6 MAJOR GRID/SCORES Mich. St. 34, Notre Dame 6 Cincinnati 21, I.U. 0 Ohio St. 20, Purdue 7 Wisconsin .41, N'western 12 Illinois 20, Michigan 19 Iowa 44, Minnesota 20 H. Cross 20, Syracuse 19 Penn 33, Yale 20 YV. Va., 1, Pitt 6 Army 39, Utah 33 Okla. 39, Missouri 14 Tenn. 21, Georgia Tech 6 Duke 6, Navy 6, tie Auburn 15, Miss. St. 7 Ole Miss 14, LSU 12 Tulane 7, Alabama 0 Florida 22, Georgia 0 Bice 13, Arkansas 7 Baylor 7, Texas 7, tie Wash. 13, Oregon 6 UCLA 19, Wash. St. 13 Oregon St. 21, Calif. 19 Noted powerhouse teams Nation Con Pour 2 Bil. Into Missiles If Home Spending Is Cut—Byrd WASHING-TON un — Sen. Byrd, (D-Va), said Saturday the nation can pour an additional two billion dollars into missile >!e.~!o> ment without unbalancing the budget if President Eisenhower will cut "nonessential" domestic spending. Byrd, chief spokesman for congressional economy advocates, voiced the opinion in an interview that "Congress will be anxious and willing to increase any appropriation that will be necessary" lo put this country into the lead over Russia in space* weapons." "If it is. necessary to appropriate, an additional two billion dollars to get this program 'going full blast, I am sure Congress will do what it is asked lo do in that particular field," Byrd said. "The additional expenditures would not have to unbalance the would just follow the pattern of appropriations reductions made by Congress and reduce spending in some nonessential domestic fields." Sen. Chavez CD-NM), called Hie missile-saltelite progpam laid out by Eisenhower "inadequate" and s-aid he hoped [he new secretary of defense, Neil McElroy, will "make immediate decisions and avoid further duplications." Chavez criticized former Defense Secretary Charles E. Wilson for overlooking the intelligence reports that forecast a Russian technological break-through in the missile race. He said Wilson "was willing to sacrifice the security of our people on the false altar of budget economy." •A staff report to the Senate Government Operations Committee, citing what it called lack of coor- of^a new department of scienct and technology headed by a Cabinet officer. In the House, Rep. Davis (D-Ga.) called for a strong federal authority to bring "some order" to the defense effort, which he said had been marked by wasteful use of scientific manpower both in and out of government. Davis thus summed up a week of hearing by a civil service subcommittee on manpower utiliration which he heads: "It seems a fair assumption that if we could lake up the stack aud properly utilize our scientists and engineers on a nationwide basis, we would save for. critical operations 400,000 man-years ol scientific • effort. "This is more scientists and en- pincers than we could gradual* budget, if President Eisenhower; dination, recommended creation from our colleges in IS years." Pa rode On Veteran's Day Is Set Cass county and Logansport will observe Veteran's Day on Monday with- a parade, a dance at the VFW club, and a banquet at the American Legion dub. The parade will form at 10 a.m. in Logansport on High street between Fourth and Sixth streets. S 'S Ten, nipped Michigan 20-19; It will move south on Fourth street] West Virginia shaded Pitt 7-6, Holy at 10:30 to Market street, then east Cross edged Syracuse 20-19, Penn for the most part won with ease but a few had trouble convincing some upstarts in the nation's collegiate football wars Saturday and a few didn't get the job done. Michigan State blasted Notre 34-6, Iowa bombarded Minnesota 44-20, Wisconsin popped Jforth- western 41-12, Ohio State clowned Purdue 20-7, Cincinnati toppled luckless Indiana 21-0, and Oklahoma waltzed .past Missouri 39-14, in a few of the more powerful displays. LHS Debaters 2nd In Peru Tourney The debate team of Logansport high school lived up to its' prediction of bringing home a trophy from the debate tournament held Saturday at Peru. The local team tied for first place with Peru out of a field of 33 teams from 21 schools in Indiana. The tie was played off and Peru won by a slight margin. Peru and Logansport had identical scores at the end of the regular session: six .wins and no losses. Logansport was awarded a gold and oak trophy, representing its team's efforts in the forensic fray. This is the first year in many years that Logansport high school has- been represented by a debate team and many other schools were surprised by the squad's showing. Team members include Nancy Winamac Distillery Destroyed WINAMAC — Federal officials Brother Slated Over Stabbing OfPeruYowfn PERU— Alvie Davis, 19, of 334'A J3th St., was arrested Saturday afternoon by Deputy Sheriff James and the Pulaski county sheriff's 11 ^. in connection with the office cooperated Saturday in finding and destroying a distillery nix miles northwest of Winamac and .3 of a mile east of the Ripley school. Joseph Herbert, 50, a Negro, was arrested by federal officials at 5 p.m. Saturday when he .and his wife, also 50, returned to (heir small farm home. The -officers arrived at the farm about noon and waited four hours until the Herberts returned The distillery was located in a stabbing of Ins brother Irvm Davis, 21 of Route 4, Peru, which occurred at Irvin's home about 6 p.m. Friday. Irvin was reported in an apparently "fair"' condition at Dukes hospital Saturday from the stab wound inflicted in his chest during an argument. . William Starr, 23 of 33514 West Thirteenth St., was apprehended in Delphi Friday night just a few hours after the stabbing occurred by a state trooper. He was lodged four-room poultry house about_I5j jn lne Carroll County jail on a Van Allen, Bill Withrow, who feet ' behind the farm home. Two ( charge of assault and battery with Illinois, the spoiler team of the j ranked fourth out of 132 students! complete units were found, each $1,358 Receipts from The Meters Parking meters brought in $1,358.50 during the past week, Ralph Smith, clerk-treasurer, reports. The lots held $333.50, collected as follows; Fourth and North $50, Third and Melbourne $65.50.. Fdurth and Melbsurne $87.50, city hall $57.50, Second" and Melbourne $34, Fourth and High $31. to Sixth street, and .north on Sixth to tho Doughboy monument at the city building. Services will be held there at 11 a.m. Wreaths will be put on the monument and on the honor roll here in h.onor of the WW I and WW II dead. The firing squad will fire a salute lo the dead. Taps will be sounded. Logansport police wi-ll lead the parade to be followed by the fire department and the high school jand. In the parade also will be 3oy Scout troops, junior high school band, Red Cross, and high school bands • from Twelve Mile, Floyal Center, and Galveaton, and War Mothers of all groups. All eight veterans' organizations in the county will bj amassed at the rear of the parade, with their colors and their commanders in the lead. In the evening an open house and dance will be held at the VFW home. And 'at 6:30 p.:/n. the annual banquet of the American Legion will be held. State .Commander Robert Gates will speak.. Public offices and some businesses in Logansport will close in observance of the day. Veteran's Day was observed last year on Monday also, because it fell on Sunday. The court house a.nd city building will close, along with local banks, the auto license bureau, and union barber shops. The post office will also close and no mail will be delivered to.residences expect perishable packages and special delivery parcels.. upset Yale 3340, Army had to work .to scrape 'past Utah 30-33, Duke held Navy to a 6-6 draw and Baylor was busy doing the same with Texas 7-7. Rice was too hot for Arkansas 13-7, Washington spilled Oregon 13- e, UCLA bumped Washington State 19-13, Oregon State nudged California 21-19, Tulane bested Ala- bamac 7-0 and Florida sped past Georgia 22-0. Auburn's big team downed Mississippi State 15-7, Ole Miss nicked LSU 14-12 and Tennessee rambled past Georgia Tech 21-6 in other features. > Youth Is Arrested After Falsely Getting Money On Southside A 15-year-old boy was arrested last evening by city police after he allegedly collecled 'money yester-1 Telephone. in the individual category, Sus- annc Smith, Bob Wharton, Jane! Tallman, Bill Kimberling, and Joann Pasquale. The next scheduled multi-school tournament will be Nov. 23, at Hammond. School Board Meets Tuesday Logansport city school board will meet Tuesday evening in the Administration building for a routine monthly meeting, Charles L. Sharp, superintendent of city schools, said last night. The monthly sessions are normally hekl on the second Monday of each' month, but since that date falls on Veterans Day this month, the meeting will be Tuesday. Topics of discussion wiU-include: Progress of new school construction, citizens 1 advisory, committee, and posibilities of a bedfast girl getting schooling at home by day at three southside -homes, claiming to represent Cass County United Funfl Crippled Children Society. The boy, who. said' he left his route 2 home yesterday because he "doesn't like to stay home and doesn't listen to his mother," collected $2.50 before police picked him up on Wabash Avenue. He was turned over to juvenile authorities. Police said the youth has,, been in trouble before "taking things which didn't belong to him." The boy was slated for funning away'from home. Sharp said he'may also discuss a special appropriation with the trustees. Cattle Block SR 29 South Ot Logansport Roy King, deputy sheriff, said last night he 'was called VA miles south on SR 29 where four steers were blocking the highway. The animals Were driven into the late Dr, Green Smith's place, now owned by Roy Baldini. King said the owner could :laim his cattle by contacting Baldini. World War II and a member of the Eagles lodge and the VFW. The body was removed to the Smith funeral home at Carmel and later brought here to the McCloskey-Hamilton chapel. Fire Burns Wiring Of Car Last livening Fire caused minor damage to the wiring of a 1952 model car yesterday at 7:36 p.m. at' State and "B" streets. City firemen said a heater hose came loose and the motor ignited after alcohol spilled on it. The vehicle is owned by Tom McCullough, 1519 Broadway. SEEK CRUISER HONOLULU W ,— A massive: search by air and sea was shap- | ing up over the mid-Pacific Sat-! CHRISTMAS SEAL POSTERS — Martha Koontz (left) and Penney Jonei (right) are shown here with- the posters being distributed to urday night, in quest of'a missing Pan American Stratocruiser with 44 persons aboard. local merchants for the 1957 Cass .County Tuberculosis campaign which begins this Friday: Christmas seals will be received in the mall on that day. About eight Girl Scouts participated in the poater distribution. The two abova icoutt are members of St. Vincent school troop No. J. Campaign goal this year is $6,500. (Staff Photo). in separate rooms. The poultry house windows facing (.he road was boarded up. Federal officers described (ha distillery as very modern and professionally constructed. It was constructed of copper tubing and was located or; a cement base. The floor of the poultry house was dirt. The building, which was 200 feet by 30 feet, contained forty barrels of mash with a tola! capacity of 1,550 gallons ready to be cooked. This amount would produce about 150 gallons of whiskey. The larger "still" had a capacity, of 225 gallons and the smaller had a capacity ol 160 gallons. Two gallons of pure whiskey were found in the farm house but there was none found in the poultry house itself. The officers, who had been watching the farm for three days, took samples of the mash, then poured all of it onto the ground and with axes, destroyed the distillery. Apparently the distillery had been in use recently since one unit was still warm. No fuel could be found but it was believed that wood had been used. Herbert was taken to Hammond' where he was "scheduled to be arraigned in federal court on charges of operating a distillery. He and his wife had resided on the farm for about ten years but it was believed that the distillery had only been in operation-six months. Herbert had lived in Chicago before coming to Pulaski (.county. The federal officers were George Lambert, Hammond, criminal investigator of the Internal Revenue Service of the Alcohol Tax Unit; and Clyde T. Rea, Louisville, Ky., special investigator for the Internal Revenue department. Sheriff Ralph Galbreath cooperated in the raid. Sheriff Galbreath reported thai ;his was the last big distillery raid n Pulaski county since prohibition days. Sheriff Frank Koebcke was t}ie sheriff during the last raid on a. distillery which took place several miles south of-"Winamac. a deadly weapon. Starr denied that he had knifed Davis. He told officers at Delphi that he drew a knife on Davis but put it back in his pocket when Davis surrendered a stove poker which he had in his hand. Starr said that while he had Davis pinned down on a bed, Davis' brother, Alvie, pulled him off. Starr told officers he Red the scene and started to Kentucky, but had stopped off at Delphi to see a friend. He was returned to Peru and lodged in the county jail pending the investigation. Several weeks ago Alvie Davis and Starr were arrested on a charge of second degree burglary. Starr admitted that he had participated in several city thefts. Both men were relesaed from jail under $1,000 bonds. INDEX SUFFERS BURNS Jean Dague. 10-year-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Dague, route 2, Kewanna, was admitted to Memorial hospital at 1:30 p.m. Saturday where she was treated for burns suffered when her clothes caught fire while standing near a, gas stove. To outstanding features In today'* Sunday Pharos-Tribune * Press Picture page, page 15, shows class officers of county schools. Sports on pages 8 and 9. Society, pages 16, '17, 18. Will Ball's historical column, page 5. Bridge column, page 21. Editorial page, page 4, with columnists and other features. Building'page, page 10. Golden Years, feature, page 5. Happy Times feature, page 5. TV and radio programs for the week, pages 19 and 20. Teen page, page 13. Young Folks page, page 12. Child's prayer, page 28. Ann Landers feature, page 18. Classified ads, pages 26, 27. Comics, pages 22, 23. The Weather Things Sell Fad With Want Ads Things sell fast when they're advertised • in the Pharos-Tribune and Press classified section. This freezer was sold as soon as the paper came out. 15 CUBIC FT. Tyler Harder Freeze freezer, chest type, motor at end, takes SO" floor (pace. Inquire xxxxx Pharos-Tribune and Press ads bring fast results. Just phone 1141 and let a courteous ad taker help you phrase your ad. Man. Sunrise 6:29, Sunset 4:31 Indiana: Generally fair Sunday, and Monday, slightly warmer in north and central portions Sunday, warmer over entire state Monday. '' Illinois: Generally fair Sunday and Monday, slightly warmer Sunday and more definitely warmer Monday. Outlook for Monday: Partly cloudy, slightly warmer. Low Sunday night in the 20s, high Monday 38-46. , Lower Michigan: Sunday partly cloudy and cold, scattered snow flurries mostly near Lake Michigan. High 28-34. Ohio: Cold Sunday, fair south, partly cloudy north, snow flurries near Lake'Erie, possibly 'heavy cut of Cleveland. High ia Uw KM.

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