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J.OGANSPORT PUBLIC LIBRARK Twenty Logansport, Indiana. Pharos-Tribune Thursday Evening, December 26, 1957. Truman Lashes President, Dulles on NATO Report NEW YORK CUP) - Former President Harry S. Truman said today that President Eisenhower and Secretary of State John Foster Dulles' telecast to the nation Monday night was "a lot of gobbledygook." The former President, who had refused until today to comment on the President's report to the nation, made his statements during a 15-minute morning walk in the Young America Members of Young America Baptist church attended a carry-in supper at the church, and an-election of officers for the coming year. Mrs. Leo Adkinson asked the blessing for the supper. The choir under the direction of Mrs. Dale Henry sang Christm-as Carols. Rev. Harry Rea acted as rain from the Hotel Carlyle where i moderator for the business meet- he and Mrs. Truman are staying ing; 40 attended. Officers were during a Christmas with their daughter and grandson. "I think I was just about as thoroughly bored with Mr. Dulles as the President appeared to be," Truman said. "It was nothing n&w at all. There was no statement o£ policy to be pursued to meet the situation, and it sounded worse when he said it than if you read It." When he was asked later if there were any Christmas presents he might wish to give to persons in government today, ho said: "I •would like to get Mr. Dulles a good college dictionary so he can use the English language so that we can all understand him." There was one point in which the former President appeared in full agreement with Eisenhower and Dulles. "I have no faith in any Russian peace offers," he said. American Smoke Record Number of Cigarettes By UNITED PRESS Americans smoked a record 410 billion cigarettes in 1957 or about 4.9 per cent more than in 1956, according to reports in Business Week and Printers' Ink magazines. The figure is slightly higher than the recent government estimate of 405 bullion cigarettes consumed this year. elected as follows: Clerk, Mrs. Robert Wilson; Mrs. Leo Adkinson, assistant; Deacons, Fred Henry, Ralph Downham, Ira Stafford. Trustees, Dale Henry, Sam Cripe. Treasurer, Raymond Huse; assistant, Mrs. Sam Cripe; missionary trustee, Jim Moore; chorister. Mrs. Dale Henry with Mrs. Fred Henry, assistant, John Adkinson, organist; Lovina Bell, assistant; Lois Adkinson, pianist; Mrs. Leo Adkinson, assistant of the church. Sunday school officers — Robert _ Wilson, superintendent; Dale 'Hen- CHR i STMAS IN KOREA—Francis Cardinal Spellman distributes Holy Communion to American GI's at ry, assistant; Mrs. James Moore, - the m , dn , gllt . Mnss which he celebrated only a few miles from the North Korean border. The Roman Capital spending by Bell System companies in 1958 may be somewhat below the record $2,500,000,000 in 1957, Frederick R. Kappel, president of American Telephone & Telegraph Co., the parent company, predicted. He said earnings for 1957 will amount to $13 per ment for a complete camping program." The association said the camp will be able to handle nearly 100 boys. Plan Boys Club 'Pioneer Camp' Near Martinsville INDIANAPOLIS (UP) - The James Whitcomb Riley Memorial Assn. planned today to build a "pioneer camp" for Boys Clubs with a $67,450 Christmas gift from Lilly Endowment, Inc. The association said the money would be used to make the camp in Bradford Woods near Martinsville "permanently available" for the clubs' summer camps and other purposes. The association planned to build a dining hall and lodge, infirmary and nurses quarters, outdoor shel- share of AT&T stock, or about thelters, tent cabins and "othei equip- same as in the two previous years. Wendell B. Barnes, head of the Small Business Administration, said that "continuing prosperity is inevitable" even though the nation is experiencing "some slackening , in overall business activity." He predicted W58 will be "another relatively good year." secretary and treasurer; Bill Segrist, assistant; Mrs. Fred Henry, chorister, Miss Joan Wilson,- assistant; Mrs. Bill Segrist superintendent of junior department and Mrs. Fred Henry, assistant; superintendent of home department, Miss Edna Welty; Mrs. Mary Henry, Mrs. Merle Stephens, flower where the Mass was celebrated. But he indicated he was disap- committee; Mrs. Raymond Huse, pointed in the North Atlantic i superintendent of youth work; Treaty Organization meeting on Ralph Downham, Ira Stafford, key which the President reported. He j men for Brotherhood; Mrs. Floyd said he understood it had been [Stafford, student councilor. planned to "reestablish agree^ Helmet Temple 230, order of ments between the NATO powers, Pythian Sisters,^ met jn _ regular and I didn't see anything on that. I hoped there would be a policy statement—this is the way we are going to do it, and do it—but there was no such statement made." Describes Grandson's Gifts Truman volunteered a high opinion of Britain's Queen Elizabeth's Christmas message to the Commonwealth, in which she said the world's ills were being caused "by unthinking people who carelessly throw away ageless ideals as if they were old and outworn machinery." It "was a "lovely statement," Truman said. "We haven't lost them, but we've been neglecting them," he said of the ideals to •which she referred. Truman said his 6-month-old grandson, Clifton Truman Daniel, had received "so many toys it will be some years before he can use them all. You name something he didn't get!!" He said he had given the baby a swing "that he can bounce up and down on." The child's paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Elbert Clifton Daniel Sr., who also came here from North Carolina for their grandson's first Christmas, gave him a "nice as could be high chair and table Truman said. combination," , QUICK ELECTION LOWELL, Mass. — Just two months after he registered to vote for tiie first time, 21-year-old William S. Kane was elected to this city's school committee. session at the lodge hall; 18 members were present. At' the close of the regular meeting a Christinas party was held. Members presented Mrs. Argil Johnson with a gift; she, in turn, presented her officers with gifts. A gift exchange was held and refreshments were served by the committee composed of Mrs. Argil Johnson, Mrs. Robert Wilston, Miss Marylin Johnson, Miss Joella Buettner. It was voted to have meetings on . only second and fourth Tuesday nights. The Berean Class of the Young America Baptist Church held a meeting at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Carl Record, with Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Stafford assisting. _ A carry in supper was held, with Rev. Harry Rca asking the blessing. Ira Stafford was in charge of the business session. The following officers elected: Leo Adkinson, president; Carl Record, vice-president; Mrs. Carl Record, secretary; Jim Moore, teacher; with Mrs. Record, assistant. A gift exchange was held. Those attending were, Rev. and Mrs. Harry Rea, Mr. and Mrs. Leo Adkinson; and Mesdames James Moore, Sam Cripe, Delbert Ridenour, Mrs. Mary Henry, Ira Stafford, and Elmer Gish. Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Stafford were dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. George Jackson of Lebanon on Sunday. The ladies class of the Young America Baptist church held a covered dish dinner at the home of Mrs. Mae Wilson. A gift exchange was held. Those attending were Catholic Archbishop of New York blessed 700 "Sentries of Peace" as they crowded flic huge quonsct hut (International Soundphoto.) To Open 205 Farms for Settlement WASHINGTON .(UP)—The Reclamation Bureau will open for settlement next year 205 farms totaling 26,353 acres on four reclamation projects in Washington, Idaho, Arizona and Wyoming, Interior Secretary Fred A. Seaton announced Wednesday. Seaton said veterans will be given preference for the land openings. Two types of farms will be ottered, those on public lands which may be homesteaded and those on former private lands acquired by the government for reclamation purposes which are to be sold. In the Columbia Basin Project, Washington State, 117 farm units will be sold following announcements of land openings to ba made in January, February and April. In the Minidoka Project, Idaho, 33 farms will be sold for home-II I steading. The announcement ol,\J, their location will be made in February. In the Gila Project, Ariz., 33 farms are to be sold with the announcement scheduled for November. In the Eden Project, Wyo., 12 farm units will be sold, with the announcement set for June. Seaton said minimum requirements of applicants include two full years of farm experience after the age of 15. Applicants who have educational or vocational experience may substitute this up to a maximum of one of the two years of farm experience. Applicants also must show they meet certain requirements as to capital and other assets needed for the development of their farms, Seaton said. The capital requirement varies but ranges from $4,500 to $8,500 in liquid as- Mesdames, Lottie Roach, Nina Hopkins, Harry Rea, Ora McManama, Edna Welty. Jay Cripe and Bill linger are on their way to Germany according to word received by their parents. They were recently here on leave and visited relatives and friends. Word has been received that Mrs. Ressie Lafuse of Kingman, Kansas and formerly of this community, has been released from the hospital after suffering a slight stroke. Miss Lois Swoverland, Jerry 0- dell, Miss Janet Chambers and Dayton Merrell, Mr. and Mrs. Etherige Moore, and Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Robertson attended the Christmas Contata at Purdue University. Howard Butt and son of Youngs^ town, Ohio are spending the holidays with Mr. and Mrs. Harry | Butt. MOHLMANS 309 FOOKTH STREET at* A VUKTIR amutef Miatwsd±n&tet~fak fteti/lfeaM' and you will enjoy your Chrwtma* gift every ""8** *"* durin B Y 0 * Nfe«"» e! Bring "> your antiquated diamond piece* - choo*e the mounting that will best utilize the gem* you have - and let our expert diamond letter* do the rest The result* will amaze you! PRICES OF THE MOUNTINGS ILLUSTRATED INCLUDE THE SMALL DIAMONDS BUT NOT THE LARGE CENTER STONES A. Eighteen karat white goW $M t. Fourteen diamond* hi 14k gold $25O B. Two diamonds in 14k gold $30 F. Eight diamond* in 14 karat gold $16O C. Twenty-two small diamond* $23O G. Twelve diamond* 18k white gold MOO D. Six diamond* in 14k gold $125 H. Sixdiamond* 18 karat white gold $150 L Fourteen karat white or yellow gold $20 Price* include Federal tax Illustrations slightly inltrxed Charge or budget Volcanic steam jets have turned Italy's Larderello Valley into a natural power plant. Larderello has supplied Italy with as much as a l'2th of its power. Report Drop In Revenue WASHINGTON ('UP)—The nation's railroads report a drop in revenue during 1957. The Association of American Railroads said operating revenue from passenger and freight serv< ices was $10,500,000,000 this year- down % per cent from 1956. Freight handling accounted for $8,935,000,000 of the total, a decrease of 16 million dollars, passenger revenues in 1957 totaled 740 million dollars, a drop of 2.2 per cent. Other revenues dropped 2.1 per cent to 825 mil'.ion dollars. William T. Faricy, chairman of the association, said the railroads total operating expenses amounted to $8,220,000,000 this year, an increase of 112 million dollars or 1.4 per cent over 1956. He said the carriers would pay out $1,080,000,000 in taxes, a drop of 41 million dollars or 3.7 per cent. Net operating income, before charges, dropped 13.4 per cent to SHOT IN ARGUMENT RICHMOND (UP) - DeWitt Carter, 51, was wounded fatally Wednesday night during an argument with his common-law wife, Loretta. Police arrested the woman on open charges after an eyewitness said she allegedly shot Carter with a shotgun in a restaurant she operates. For the third straight week the treasury is tapping the money market for an extra 100 million dollars through increased bill offerings. The department invited bids for $1,700,000,000 of 91-day bills for cash and in exchange for $1,600,000,000 of bills coming due Jan. 2. The Commerce Department today reported a one-month 3 per cent increase in the number of truck trailers of all types shipped from factories during October. The 4,974 units were valued at $26,100,000, an increase of 6 per cent over the value of truck trailer units shipped during September, 925 million dollars. Faricy said this would give the railroads a 3 1-3 per cent return on net investment in 1957, compared with 3.95 per cent in 1956. Jim White Fire Insurance Ph. 2491 HTPHOLSTERING} 2018 North Strart Phon. 4789 STARTS TODAY AT,,. IfRESGE'S • ^^ —the family's choice White Sale Special ^ . aur*™"^! Famous Quality BATH TOWELS & WASHCLOTHS Sare 38# Fluffy, 22x44* Cannon towel in pastel stripes, solids. Rose, yellow, pink, aqua, green. At once-a-year sayings* Save 20f! Thick-piled, 12x12" washcloths in matching stripes, solids; Build a mix and match ensemble. DISHCLOTHS S«yelJfM Large 13*W size! Bright and pastel color*. Extra Absorbent. 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