Thursday Evening, December 5, 1957. Sticks With Plan for One Year Wage 'Freeze' By JOHN CLANCY I dred telegrams, some from rank! tlle proposal sounded like it'came .United Press Staff Correspondent' and file union members, and not fr "™ th " """' i ''"" f " F "" n = ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. CUP)-| one disagreeing with me." inhnn l(nHni* T?tr*Um.~l T /"*..„.. ._:.! ' construction slump could be reversed. "What the hell good is $5 an hour if you don't get a chance to earn it?" Gray asked. Meany, appearing at the convention where Gray presided, said of r for his proposa! for a one year! Gray . freeze on wages of building trades 1 building trades unions, almost all workers. I of whom rejected the plan upon Gray slsick lo his plan despite ! first hearing, were ''coming ; cries of "treason" from other un-i around" after he explained the • ion officials and a personal scold' ' ' ' " ing from AFL - CIO President George Meany. "I've got some nice compliments," said the "1-year-old chief of the powerful AFL-CfO Building Trades Department. "Three hun- detai's. The wage moratorium which has drawn the fire is merely the first step, Gray insisted. The second step would be formation of a corn- chasing power achieved through high wages. United Steelworkers officials echoed the complaint and said Gray's "absurd" suggestion played along with anti-labor elements and would be "disastrous" carried out. mittee_representing ever, phase of lie argument—that the nation's the building industry to set! if the' economy depended on mass pur- the president of the XJ.S. Chamber of Commerce. Other Unions Complain Leaders of industrial unions— whose members average about $1.50 an hour less than building trades—voiced the angriest complaints. The Executive Board of the In- [ Officers were elected at' the Jfo- ternational Union of Electrical vember meeting of the Community Workers HUE) said the proposal I Art and Garden club held -in 'the was "harebrained" and amounted | basement of the Methodist church, to "treason to trade unionism." The IUE repeated Many's bas- Flora Mrs. Ruth Cook of Luke Alfred, Fla., arrived Monday after the death of her mother,' 'Mrs. Joe Cline, 77, whose rites were held i Tuesday at the Church of the Officers who will take .office in 1958 are Mrs. Oscar Rohrabaugh, president; Mrs. Robert Noble, first vice president; Mrs. Owen Sheag- ley, second vice president; Mrs. Marion Gibson, recording secretary; Mrs. Daniel Cromer, treasurer; Miss Gladys Hursh, corresponding secretary; Mrs. A. V. Beck, parlimentarian; and Mrs. Reid Burns and Mrs. Charles Ross, two new members of the board of directors. National Book Week was observed. The program was, in charge of co-chairmen, Mrs. Daniel Cromer and Miss Gladys Hursh. In charge; of the meeting was Mrs. Oscar j Rohrbaugh, president. ! Mrs. Reid Burns gave a'report on literature and poetry. Devotions were by Mrs. E. E. 'Landis and Mrs. Daniel Brown, accompanied by Mrs. Mark Carter. Mrs. Charles Raber of near Rockfield re•viewed the book, "Thee Saints and a Sinner." Mrs. M. R. Adams gave a report, of the nominating com- mittee, assisted by Mrs. A. V. Beck and Mrs. Reid Burns. Mrs. John Oaks and Mrs. Glenn Eikenberry displayed,articles made by the blind at the State Industrial School, Indianapolis. On the hostess committee were Mesdames E. E. Landis, Jessie Spitler, Keith Sisson, Paul Burns and Emma Richter. Thanksgiving Day guests of Mrs. Clora Purdue were her son, Jesse, Logansport, Indiana, Pharos-Tribunes Nina University and Jane Adams of Balll CQ||S Meeting State'Teacher's College. Guest onJQr p rosecutors m , , ,..: T\_ — r._ AJ.™,.' *"" I lUSCtUlUla At Indianapolis craft Carrier Efflex, stationed off INDIANAPOLIS (UPJ-Indiana Thanksgiving Day was Dr. Adams nephew, Frank Adams, of the Air- the coast of Florida. A guest Sat-jAUy. Gen. Edwin Steers today urday and Sunday was Mrs. Ad-j called a statewide conference^ ams' brother, Dale Wilson, of Mad- " '"' ~ ison, Ind. oiora jruruue were ner son, jesse, j and family of Logansport and her !Wreck School BuS, neighbors, Mrs. Nora Brookie.l..». • • ft^-ij Mrs. Martha Michael and Mrs.! Without Children Grace Daggy. i INDIANAPOLIS (L"P)— A school I handled the prosecution of four Indiana prosecuting attorneys for Dec. 12-14 to discuss traffic and criminal laws and -eviow recent Indiana criminal decisions. Among speakers for the meeting were Robert Orbison, Marion County deputy prosecutor who Mrs. Ross Briggs will entertain i bus was demolished by a freight at dinner Thursday evening thej train today shortly before it was members of the Past Matrons. A gift exchange will be featured. Visiting their parents, Dr. and Mrs. M. R. Adams during the Thanksgiving weekend were Rob- due to start .picking up children men in the Indiana highway scandals; Paul Myers, chairman of the State Correction Board, and Fuji ert and Bill Adams of Indiana tracks in the path of the train. for classes at Warren Twp. school. Harold Zeis of the Indiana State Ronald Piel, the driver, jumped •"-'• — to safety when the bus stalled on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Police. Read the Classified Ads For Evening' Appointment Phone 3552 ALL THE CREDIT YOU WANT TO YOU FRIDAY 9a.m. "9p.m. SATURDAY 9a.m.-9p.m. SAVE $7.00 ON EACH-SMARTLY STYLED OCCASIONAL TABLES I Usually $16.95. Sturdily constructed YOUR CHOICE 'of genuine mahogany veneers and J$»A f\f* select cabinet woods in lovely finish. ?n*f <F J Chooie from step end, cockfaif, end • * or lamp table. $1 Down MODERN WROU&HT IRON TV CHAIR Only $1 Down ,95 ' Usually $14.95. Spring seal .adjustable back, in washable plastic. CRIB MATTRESS AND BUMPEi? PAD Only $1 Down $9.95 Usually $14.95. Wet-proof j innerspring mattress & L bumper pad. INFANT STROLLER BY TAYLOR TOT Usually SI 4.95. Sturdy i steel construction completely colapjible for easy stor- i age. Chrome plated, ex- lira large rear wheel. All 1 deluxe features. CHROME IRONING BOARD OUTPIT Only $1 Down .95 Usually $17.95. Adjustable metal ironing board i*/itn pad and cover. 26x22" MIRRORED SHADOW BOX Only $1 Down $9.95 Usually $19.95. Attractive frame in mahogany , or white finish. 9x12 ENAMELED PEL" BASE RUGS $9,95 Only $1 Down Usually $13.95 to $15.95. Easy to cloon. New pattern;, colors. STURDY FOliDING 40x40" PLAY YARD Only $1 Down $9,95 Usually $14.95. dra ftp roof floor, rolling casters. Raised Easy STEEL FOLDING fcOUAWAY BED $9.95 Only $1 Down Usually $14.95. Folds for easy ' storage, casters! — (Serta Inn.rspring Mot- trets $14.95 .xlra). NAPPANEE 6-YEARCRI3 AND SPRING $24.95 $1 Down Usually $36,95. Full panel, droffproof. Drop lids. Adjustable spring. Easy-roll casters. BIG STEEL WARDROBE $24.95 $1 Down Usually $29.?5. Lock and key. tS" high and 29" wide. Gleaming finish. MODERN TWEED OCCASIONAL CHAIR $24.95 $1 Down Usually • $39.95. Deep spring construction. Lovely metallic tweed upho'li- tery. MODERN 40" DESK AND CHAIR $24.95 $1 Down Usually $39.95. Big 40" desk in smart b/onde finish. Chair hat plastic seat. KITCHEN BASE CABINET $24.95 $1. Down H«avy steul construction.Gleaming white ename! finish. $39.95 EXTRA-COMFORTABLE BIG DELUXE SWIVEL ROCKER $2495 Attractive as well as restful and cozy. Spring filled. Upholstered in rich tweed fabrics. Only $1 Down SAVE $30-IWNERSPRING SOFA OPENS TO SLEEP 2 IN COMFORT Usually $79.95. Smartly styled sofa » _' opens to sleep 2. Comfortable in- ^|j£lJ 0 ^\ nerspring construtcion, bedding com- *T • * * * ** partment. Z loose pillows. Decorator ' <^ Dowrt upholstery. - - SAVE $30.00-BEAUT!FUL LEES 9x1 2 ALL WOOL AXMINSTER RUG f\f 95 • * •* Usually $79.95. Super bargainl Na- ffonaljy famous qualify. Expertly woven of fine 100% all wool yarns for years of service. Choice of colors. Down SAVi; $30 DOUGLAS CHROME 5-Pc. Extension Dinette Set Usually $79.95. Big 30x48" exten- , si'on table with heat and marproof ^AW O S plastic top. Chrome legs, '4 com- +P**»f*J fortable chairs with foam rubber in *•[ D own seats. FAMOUS LANE CEDAR CHEST Usually $59,95, Has aroma-tight lock. Finished in either blonde or mahogany and in modern design. $49.95 Down SAVE 530-Complete 7-Pc. Dual Purpose Dav-0-Niter Outfit Usually $99.95. Dav-o-nittr aonverti . 4f"JLQ QC to comfortable innerspring bed by ^Q JF • g J removing back. Plus big chair, cock- . tolf table, 2 *rep fables and-2fampi, *» Down SERTAINNERSPRING MATTRESS AND BOX SPRING BUY! Usually $99.95. Both for the price . of 1! 252 coils ,f!ne quality ticking, CAO UK quilted border, air vents, cord han- *if\M**M*J dlos. Full or twin size. 10-year guarantee! SAVE $30-8-PC. Bunk Bed Outfit WITH 2 COMFORTABLE MATTRESSES Utuafly $99.95. Can be used as 2 SIB pa rate beds. Hard rock maple and hordwoods, 2 comfortable mattresses, 2 springs, ladder and guard rail. $69.95 $T Down $69.95 $1 Down AUTOMATIC RECLINING CHAIR Just push back, chair adjusts to any angle. Finished m fweed or washable plastic. A FOSTER - WHERE YOU SAVE MORE FOSTER'S FURNITURE FOSTER ) INDIANAPOLIS • LAFAYETTE • CONNERSVItLE • LOGANSPORT STORES in \ KOKOMO • FRANKFORT • RUSHVILLE • Deco+uf, III. * Toledo, O. Protected Payment Han Your Payments Made In Case of Sickness or Accident 10-Year written guarantee with eypry furniture purchase at FOSTER'S. 412-414 EASTMARKETST. PHONE 3552 Your Money Back If You Can Buy For Less Save $60-3-Pc. Silver Gray Double Dresser Bedroom Suite $99.95 $1 Down Usually $159.95, Double dresser and mirror, panel bed and chest of draw- en. Soloct cabinet woods • in silver gray finish. (.With Book wse Bed, $119.95). Reyurar $149,95-Save $50.00 2-PC LIVING ROOM SUJTE 2-piece suite m smort tweed upholstery, resilient spring construction throughout — decorator fabrics. $1 OoWitl $99.95 SAVE $30-2 Famous Hirschman COMPLETE HOUYWOOD OUTFITS OC »aJ Usually $129.95. 2 washable plat- tic headboards, 2 comfortable innerspring mattresses and 2 sturdy box springs on sturdy legs. Full 39" twin size. • Down SAVE $40-Big Super-matic washer with Complete Laundry Ouif f if $99.95 Usually '$139.95. Family size. Super- matic washer, adjustable metal ironing board, pad and cover. Rinso, basket, plastic liner, clothes line, clothes pins. $1 Down Super-matic Gas Range Bargain $99.95 Only $1 Down Mfg's. list price $139.95. Automatic lighting top burners, heat controlled even, big ' smokeless broil- eri Amazing low sale price!'
What members have found on this page
Get access to Newspapers.com
- The largest online newspaper archive
- 8,800+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
- Millions of additional pages added every month