The La Crosse Tribune from La Crosse, Wisconsin on April 24, 1960 · 2
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High School Music Confesf SefAfUM Some 655 high school musicians will be at the University of Minnesota Friday and Saturday for the 33rd annual Minnesota Public School Music League Festival. The event is sponsored by the Minnesota Public School Muse League in cooperation with the University departments of music end music education. Chorus, glee club, vocal solo, vocal ensemble and piano events are scheduled for Friday, with all instrumental events to take place on Saturday. Solos and ensembles will be allowed five minutes of performing tune, bands and orchestras 20 minutes and glee chibs and choruses 12 minutes each. Judges will be Glenn Bainum, Northwestern University, bands end orchestras; Bob Bass, Schmitt Music Co., Minneapolis, percussion;, Leo Christy, Eau Claire State College, woodwind solos and ensembles; William Domi tick. University of Wisconsin, woodwind solos and ensembles; William Fitzsimmons, University of Minnesota, strings; Donald Foltz, Eau Claire State College, Choruses and glee clubs; Paul Freed, University of Minnesota, piano. Earl Handlon, retired Minneapolis Symphony orchestra member, woodwind solos and ensembles; Daryl Gibson, Augsburg College, brass solos and ensembles; Caldwell Johnson, Eau Claire State College, choruses and glee clubs; Paul Knowles, University of Minnesota, vocal solos and ensembles; Richard Koupal, Iowa State University, vocal solos and ensembles; Tom Nee, Minneapolis Symphony assistant conductor, bands and orchestras; Herbert Owen, Mankato State College, brass solos and ensembles. Robert Pfaltzgraff, Dumont, Iowa, choruses and glee clubs; Gerald Prescott, University of Minnesota, bands and orchestras; Fred Schroeder, Lawrence College, bands and orchestras; Carle-Ion Stewart,' Mason City Municipal Band, bands and orchestras; and Joseph Skornicka, Milwaukee Board of Education, bands and orchestras.- Two Judgments Are Granted Inland Marine Corp,, has been awarded a $2,673.90 default judgment including costs in Circuit Court here against Riverfront Boat Mart, Inc., La Crosse. Inland claimed the local firm became indebted to it on Aug. 1, 1959, for $2,534.58 for merchandise which has not ben paid, The judgment was granted when the local firm failed to an ewer the complaint within the required 20-day period. Eugene A. Toepel, 2315 Adams St., has been awarded a $546.90 cognovit judgment including costs against Ralph E. and Ruth Lang, 2027 Victory Ave., on a promissory note. One payment will be deducted. The defendants admit debt and accept judgment in a cognovit. The judgments have been filed In the office of Clerk of Court Carl F. Schnick. Plan Dinner-Dance The Protestant Friendship Club will hold a dinner-dance Saturday at the Commodore, La Crescent, starting at 7 p.m. Reservations should be made in advance by calling Mrs. Harriet Amann, at 4-7181. Club events are open to all single persons unmarried, divorced, or widowed, of Protestant faith or without church affiliation. - ; M Legal Notices Notice Of Hearlnr Ob Amendment T Zoning Restriction. To Whom It Mav Concern: Notice Is hereby iren that the Common Council of the City of La Crosse, by lte Judiciary end Administration Commutes, will hold e public hearing upon the propoeed change In the toning ordinance hereinafter eet forth. Such public bearing will be held at 7 30 P.M. on the 8th day of May, 10, In the Common Council Chamber In the City Hell, In the City of La Crosee, La Crosse Courty, Wisconsin. You are notified that any person Interested may be heard for or against such propoaed change, and may appear tn person, by attorney, or by petition. 8ucb proposed change eet forth In the ordinance now pending before the Common Council of th City of La Crosae U Ae follows: Tho following described property Is hereby trsneferred from the multiple dwelling district to th locel business district, to-wlt: Lot Three (3) in Bloch On tl) of Lord and liodolf e Addition to th Village, now City of La Cross. mt end 834 South lh Street end S3 3 Market Street) This notice Is giren pursuant to rder of th Common Council. Dated Uni 18th day of April, 1840 A LICS A. DICKSON. City Clerk. "Torsfr grading projfct- NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS Seeled proposeli will be receired up to 10 00 A M. May 8. I860, by L Crosse County Highwey Com-mute for construction of 0 34 mile ot highway In the Town of Shelbv, Goose island Road, comprising 14 884 cubic yards ot un-rleuified embankment and 800 ubic yards rip rap Proposal forms plan and pa-eifiratione may be esamlned and necured at th office of La Crosse County Highway Department, Room 7. Court House, La Crosse, Wisconsin. Each bid shall be acrompanird hr a certified chsrk payable to the Treasurer of La Cross County m the amount of 01 OOfl 00 The Highwey Commute rseereee th right to reject any end 11 tiidi end to wair any formallliet thereof. Th nutsld ef th envelop containing th proposal le to be merited 'Proposal or construction f CTB. "(1 r. Dated this 18th day of April, loon. Re order of th ta Crosae County llihwy Commute. PAtL A. HARTWta Highway Commissioner COLLEGE GIRLS OF STATE HERE Hundreds of girls from colleges throughout Wisconsin participated Saturday in an all-sports day at La Crosse State College. Here they are shown witnessing a trampoline exhibition. Tribune Photo. POLITICS Continued from Page 1 told a party dinner at Davenport, Iowa. Sen. Lyndon B. Johnson of Texas, who concedes his Southwestern background in his undeclared but obvious presidential ambitions made a brief reference to racial and religious conflicts in a luncheon talk at Salt Lake City. Without elaborating, he said strife in Africa and the Middle East is based on blind unreasoned fear of other men because of the color of their skin and their beliefs. Nixon, in his speech to a luncheon session of the editors, also said there are good reasons to think that Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev wants an easing of tensions at next months summit conference in Paris. it it I think this may be his attitude, the vice pfesident said, not because he is motivated by what he scorns as sentimental idealism but because, realist that he is, he is concerned by some hard facts of international life. He said the West should look on the talks as a chance to champion and achieve some affirmative fundamental objectives. He said the conference provides an opportunity to make at least a beginning on practical arms control, and to take the heat out of the Berlin crisis, laying the groundwork for negotiations which would lead to a formal and definitive solution of that problem. Nixon said Khrushchev, in dealing with the Western leaders, is certain to be influenced by the diabolical enormity of nuclear weapons and by a desire not to risk destruction of progress which communism has made in the Soviet Union. It is because the hard facts of international life are on the side of peace and disarmament, Nixon continued, that I believe that we can look to this conference and to the future, not with starry-eyed complacency but with justifiable confidence that responsible world leaders will slowly but inevitably develop more effective methods for settling differences between nations without war. it it it Before he spoke, Nixon received a unanimous vote from a group of the editors as the probable GOP presidential1 candidate. An informal poll taken at a breakfast also voted overwhelmingly that Adlai E. Stevenson would again be the Democratic nominee. Asked which party they expect to win the White House, the editors favored the Republicans, 45-42. Turner Catledge, managing editor of the New York Times, was elected president of the society to succeed J. R. Wiggins, executive editor of the Washington Post. Felix R. McKnight, executive editor of the Dallas Times Herald, was chosen first vice president, putting him in line to become president next year under the society's custom. CORRECTION The Tri-State obituary of Orie Heiser, Cashton, in Saturdays Tribune incorrectly listed one of bis survivors as a Johnson of La Crosse. The name should have been Leona Johan-son. , APPLE BLOOM FETE SET AT LA CRESCENT LA CRESCENT. Minn.-The La Crescent Chamber of Commerce will promote sight seeing here during apple blossom time. The thousands of apple trees In the vicinity should be in full blossom May 1-10, so the weekend of May 7 and 8 has been chosen for Apple Blossom Time in La Crescent. This also will mark the inauguration of the chamber-promoted Blue Arrow Scenic Trail," drive on North Ridge Road between La Descent and Dakota. Both the Blue Arrow Trail end the Come See Us" route will be marked by designating arrows and road signs. TIME OUT FOR LUNCH Taking time out for lunch are these three youths who were among 200 participating here Saturday in the first annual convention of the Junior Classical League of Wisconsin. In the group are Carola Taylor and John Thies of Galesville, and Rick Walters of La Crosse. -Tribune Photo. Widow, 76, Is Raped, pled In Milwaukee MILWAUKEE (AP)-A 76-year-old widow was dragged into an alley early Saturday, raped and beaten to death in what police described as the most savage sex attack in recent years. Police organized an intensive hunt for the killer. Authorities said that except for a meager description of the assailant, furnished by the victim, Mrs. Ida Lowry, before she died, clues were lacking. She told police officers that her attacker was a big white man who had said he works at the bridge. She said that he grabbed her as she walked past the alley, knocked her down and dragged her into the alley. A motorist heard a woman screaming for help as he passed an alley in the downtown district. He found Mrs. Lowry. She died at County Emergency Hospital less than an hour later. Dr. L. J. Van Hecke, Milwaukee County medical examiner, said an autopsy indicated that death was shock caused by internal injuries resulting from a sadistic sexual assault. Mrs. Lowry was also beaten on the head and body with some sort of weapon, possibly a heavy stick. Sixteen patrolmen searched the area for the weapon. Twelve detectives were assigned to the case. Mrs. Lowry, whose husband died about 10 years ago, had been living at a downtown hotel about four blocks from the scene of the attack. Keys to two safety deposit boxes were found among her effects. She had told police she was carrying no money with her when she was accosted. LOCALS Jewish Womens League rummage sale; Monday and Tues-sister, Leona'day, April 25th, 26th. 8'30 am., 11 a.m. 1810 Main. Bargains. For finer photo finishing leave your films at Universal S at i ihctio S guaranteed . , , or your money refunded Attention Hairdressers: The Annual Coulee Region Unit I Educational Clinic will be held May 1st at the Ivy Motel, starting promptly at 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Stoddard WSCC .rummage and bake sale, Tuesday, April 26th, 9-12 noon. Concordia Hall, La Crosse. Rummage sale, Wednesday, April 27, 10 a m. - 3 p m. First Congregational Church, Losey Blvd. and Main. Mothrr'a Day Cards. First Mass cards and OrdmaUon cards at Hoeschlers Drug. Camera Club To Hear Composition Talk V. E. Shimanski will present a talk on composition at the regular meeting of the La Crwe Camera Club Monday at 7.30 p.m. at tlia North Side Library. Also on the program is a regular color alide competition for which members may aubmit three slide. The meeting Is open to anyone Interested in photography. TRI-STATE DEATHS FRANCIS J. SCANLAN Francis J. Scanlan, 45, Caledonia, died Friday afternoon in a La Crosse hospital after a long illness. Services will be held Monday at 9 a.m. at the Steffen Funeral Home in Caledonia, end 9:30 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, the Rev. T. E. Duane officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. Friends may call Sunday after 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Rosary will be said at 8 p.m. Sunday. Mr. Scanlan was bom in Caledonia Jan. 28, 1912, the son of Mr. and Mrs. James Scanlan. He was a veteran of World War II and served overseas. He is survived by two brothers, James of Caledonia, and Vincent of Brownsville; and five sisters, Mrs. Charles Colleran of Downey, Calif., Mrs. Peter Longueville of Caledonia, Mrs. John Colleran of Rochester Minn., Mrs. Evelyn Farrel of Des Plaines, 111., and Mrs. Ella McCauley of Hokah. RECORDS CIRCUIT COURT La Crosse: Luella I. LaPoint, 47, of 1104 Rose St., divorce from George William LaPoint, 52, La Crosse on grounds of cruel and inhuman treatment. She was awarded custody of one minor child. They were married Oct. 14, 1931, in Caledonia, Minn. Helen B. Walburn, 30, of 1015'4 Pine St., divorce from Charles E. Walburn, 29. of 1015-4 Pine St., on grounds of cruel and inhuman treatment. She was awarded custody of two minor children. They were married Nov. 29, 1952, in La Dosse. WAXWINGS HERE Mrs. Alex Cameron, 1612 Ferry St., said Saturday that way over 100 cedar waxwings were gathered in her back yard. I dont know where they came from orjbert, Viterbo of j at Uley are doin here but there sure are a lot of them," she said. Dont Let One You iif GrennMS V&. ja (Truss frutiistj JTri&unf Welds Lutherans Together: ALC Head By GEORGE W. CORNELL I We thank God for the guidance (Avocutc frtis jui.yion wm I of Holy Spirit which has MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) I brought us to thin present demoa-The house of Lutheranism, split 'stratum of the oneness of believers in Christ, the message by many different ethnic backgrounds, being welded together now by the impact of Americanization. The American melting pot has claim the for giving love of God, exerted its influence, said the to an expanding witness at home Rev. Dr. Frederik A. Schiotz.jand abroad of a divine redemp-president of the newly merged tm, to a deeper concern for those American Lutheran Church. afflicted by unjust social situations Old lines of national distinction' and political systems, to a larger are fast fading. Once kept apart understanding of the fellowship of by their different ancestral cul- tures, despite a common faith, Lutherans are now bridging the barrier of descent. This transition was pointed up here in a convention merging Lutheran churches of German, Danish and Norwegian origin, the first such step in the United States of its scope. Better modes of communication, and mobility of the population, has brought a fusing of the various groups, Dr. Schiotz said. Looking to the future, we must take our place as a fully responsible American church. The newly unified denomination, in a message to its 24 million members, expressed hope for a larger' understanding of the fellowship of all Christians, and for peace and unity among them. DEATHS MRS. CARL WEHRS SR. Mrs. Carl (Mary) Wehrs Sr., 86, died Saturday afternoon at the home of hbr daughter in Bangor after a brief illness. She was born Nov. 16, 1873, in Barre Mills. She and her husband fanned in the Bangor area until 1929 when they retired and moved to town. She is survived by her husband; two sons, Carl Jr., and Harry of Bangor; one daughter, Mrs. Victor (Viola) Miller of Bangor; a brother, Herman Fennigoh of West Salem; three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Five brothers and a sister preceded her in death. Services will be Tuesday at p.m, at St. Pauls Lutheran Church, Bangor, the Rev. Arden Stuebs officiating. Burial will be in Burns Cemetery. Friends may call at the Fossum Funeral Home Monday evening and at the church Tuesday from noon until service time. A. RAY LEWl! Arthur Ray Lewis, 85, of West Salem, died Saturday morning at a La Crosse hospital. He was bom Nov. 18, 1875, to David R. Lewis and his wife, Prudence Dunlap Lewis, in the Town of Hamilton. Mr. Lewis attended grade and high school near and in West Salem, after which he attended business college in La Crosse. He was Town of Hamilton chairman for 28 years and was on the county highway committee for several years. He reportedly was considered the oldest active farmer in the area. Survivors include his wife; two sons, Arthur Ray Lewis Jr., of Waterford, and David B. Lewis of Tomah; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Masonic service will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. in the Jostad Funeral Home in West Salem. The Rev. William J. Slosser will officiate. Burial will be in the Neshonoc Cemetery. Friends may call at the Jostad Funeral Home Monday evening and Tuesday from noon to 2 p.m. Independent College Drive Tops Its Goal MILWAUKEE (AP) - The Wisconsin Foundation of Independent Colleges reported Saturday that its annual drive for funds had reached $340,490-$40,490 over its goal. The foundation was organized in 1954 to solicit gifts for 17 independent colleges and to help them balance their operating budgets. The 17 members of the foundation share 60 per cent of the gifts equally. The other 40 per cent is shared on a basis of enrollment Members are Beloit. Carroll, Dominican of Racine, Edgewood of Madison, Holy Family of Manitowoc, Lawrence, Milton. Lakeland, Northland, Ripon, St. Nor-La Crosse and Alverno, Cardinal Stritch, Marquette, Milwaukee-Downer and Mount Mary, all of Milwaukee. The Grave Of Loved Go Unmarked We con help you fmonce a Rock of Ages Monument e Morker We have a complete aelection of world fa-' moua Rock of Ages Memorial for you to choose from in any size or style. In a complete price range. As a Rock of Agea Authorized Dealer we ran help you arrange a convenient, payment plan. If you act now, your memo4 rial can be erected for Memorial Day. LA CROSSE MONUMENT CO. 1414 La Crosae St. 21 said, adding; it It It We stand recommitted to pro- all believer in Christ, and to the realization of the prayer of our Savior, that they may all be one. KOREA Continued from Page 1 John M. Chang served notice his party will resist the proposed changes without new Assembly election first ! it it Pyun told newsmen the President also probably would promise to remove police and civil servants from party politics, thus replying to long-standing criticism that Rhees Liberals have used police to further all ends. A key visitor seeing Rhee was Lee Ki-Poong, vice president-elect, who has said he plans to resign the office he won as Rhees running mate in the disputed March 15 election.' Lee, Rhees top underling in the Liberal party, had been under popular pressure to step down because antigovemment demonstrators blamed him for what they labeled as rigged voting. Indications were however that rather than yield to popular demands to quit public life, Lee hoped to play a major role in helping Rhee revamp the government. Lt. Gen. Song Yo-chan, South Koreas martial law commander, announced that censorship in the Korean press would be lifted shortly and that grade schools, closed last Tuesday, would be reopened Monday. Song also ended the extra-bng 7 p.m., to 5 a.m. curfew in the five cities under martial law, and or-dered a return to the normal midnight to 4 a.m. curfew. President Rhees projected move to withdraw from partisan politics seemed designed to protect his status as father of the country. One other move in that direction was his visit Saturday to a Seoul hospital to console some of the victims in last Tuesdays clash between police and antigovernment demonstrators. A government spokesman said Rhee stopped at the beds of 40 or more of the injured and shed tears over some of the victims and left money for them. April 24, 1969 DL in April l rjrjgrjrjrjrjrjrjrjrjrjrj Successful spring dresses Ey the finest makers ... in crepes, silks, spuns and cottons. One-piece dresses . . . some jacket dresses. Broken assortment of prints . . . smart looking navies and blocks. Sizes: 10.20, l4Vi.22Vi, 7-15 Xot every style in every size and color PREVUE CP O.S.MITHER BUREIJ FORECAST TO 7C0 P.M. C J7 itmu$ tmiuciti irtWSITH HIGHEST UMWUTUHES XrsZ7 Bit CLOUD FORECAST tO COM. ItfS EDW l.l WASHER WEATHER OUTLOOK A wanning trend is indicated for most of the eastern half of the nation on Sunday. Showers and thunderstorms will be prevalent over most of the plains, the Mississippi Valley and the Gulf Coast, as well as in Florida, and the Great Lakes region. High temperatures will include: Duluth 50, Denver and Milwaukee 55, Los Angeles 65, New York 74, Chicago 79, Miami 82, New Orleans 83. Unifax. State College Costs Seen Up MADISON (AP) - The Wisconsin Coordinating Committee for Higher Education was told Saturday that the annual costs of operating the University of Wisconsin and the state college system probably will go up more than 20 million dollars in the next five years. The coipmittees staff worked up a projection of anticipated increases in enrollment and costs that showed the universitys operating costs will be about $37,-800,000 in the 1960-61 fiscal year. The projection showed this would increase to about 50 million for 1964-65 an increase of $12,300,-000. The state college systems estimated operating costs for 1960-61 amount to about 11 million dollars. This is expected to reach $19,300,000 in 1964-65, an increase of $8,300,000. About one-fourth of the total costs for state colleges and about one-third the costs of operating the universitys schools is paid by the students in tuition and other fees. Milwaukee Road Has Net Loss For Quarter CHICAGO (AP)- The Milwaukee Road reported Friday that it had a net loss of $1,850,450 for the three months ended March 31 compared with a loss of $720,391 for the same months last year. The railroad said that snow, cold weather and floods during March cut sharply into the lines revenues which declined more than a million dollars. For that month, the loss was reported at $307,363. In March last year the railroad had a profit of $879,581. routs EXCELLENT REDUCTIONS ON OUR EARLY SPRING STOCK OF DRESSES FROM THE SECOND FLOOR FASHION DEPARTMENT DRESSES REDUCED 25 . WEATHER FOTOCASI SHOWERS ?71 SHOW 3 THUXCER VffZl MIN ?ir- storms " ? FREEZING MIN OR SllET DISTR1IUTED IT UNITED MESS SURVIVOR Continued from Page 1 peared at 2:22 pm. Friday after the pilot reported by radio to Salt Lake City that he was having unspecified trouble. The pilot called off a radar bombing run over a Salt Lake City check point and was not heard from again. The plane was on a final checkout flight from Fort Worth to Salt Lake City and return, prior to being turned over to the Air Force. it it it Timpson said he bailed out of the plane at 17,000 feet at 4 p.m. and landed in the salt water of the lake about one mile from shore. He inflated his raft and paddled to the shore when he built a lean-to and spent the night. Saturday morning he found a sheepherder who took him to Saline, a way station on the Southern Pacific Railroad about 12 miles west of Ogden. WHO SAYS SPRING IS HERE FOR GOOD? HELENA, Mont. (AP) - A spring snowstorm heaped as much as 30 inches of snow along the Continental Divide and up to six inches at this capital city Saturday in a continuing 36-hour storm. The Weather Bureau predicted the storm may continue through part of Sunday. The heavy gray clouds clung mostly along the northern Rockies. Dry eastern Montana plains areas in need of crop-growing moisture escaped the snow. Its been a million-dollar snow for our wheat country, said reporter Earl Best of Cut Bank. tel 424-11 Guitar Concert At LSC Monday Ramon Hernandez, guitarist, will present a concert in the Audiovisual Auditorium of the Florence Wing Library at La Crosse State College at 8 p.m. Monday. Hernandez is a native of New Mexico. Before World War n Ramon, his sister and brother were touring the Southwest as professional entertainers. After the war study of the guitar became Ramons main interest and he received a Helene Wur-litzer scholarship for study with Vicente Gomez. He is an artist in various styles classical. Flamenco and folk or popular. Plan Immunization Clinic On May 5 The third La Crosse County immunization clinic will be held at 8:30 a.m. May 5 in the Courthouse basement, according to County Nurse Helen A. Hanson. Miss Hanson said that parents who wish to have their children participate and have not yet registered should do so as soon as possible by contacting her. The county, with cooperation by the County Medical Society, is holding the clinic for immunization to. prevent polio, whooping cough, diphtheria, tetanus and small pox. 1.5 Million Foreign Persons Enter Isles LONDON (AP) - About a million and a half foreigners cam to Britain last year, the government reports, and 21,000 or so stayed for long visits or settled. Most short term visitors 471,360 came from the United States. Germany was second with 197,995. - 4 A

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