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Logansport Pharos-Tribune from Logansport, Indiana · Page 21

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Friday Evening, May 24, 1957. DAILY RADIO PROGRAMS (All Listings Central DayllffQt Time) WMAQ WBBM (730) WLS * WSAL, (1230) FRIDA1' EVENING 1:00 Alex Drier ii oil -Airs *:15 Bus. New* News t:30 N*ws Sports 6:45 1 Man's Fam Anderson 7:00 Monitor 7:15 Monitor 7:30 Monitor 7:45 Monitor t:00 Monitor 8:15 Monitor 8:30 Monitor S:45 Monitor 9:00 Cavalcade 9:15 Cavalcade »:30 Cavalcade V:45 Moscow Anderson Anderson Danger Danger News "World Sports Music Flail Murrow Anderson Robert Q, Robert Q. News NBWB Weather Sporta News Heatter News Nows Heatter News News Music News Music Hall Fun Time Fun Time • News Imagination Rent Haven Rest Haven Fulton Lewli Serenade Mystery Mystery Bob & Ray Bob & Ray Bob & Ray Big- Bands News Nigrhtwatch Niffhtwatch Nigrhtwatch 10:00 Newi 10:16 Night Denk 10:30 NiBht Desk 10:45 Sports Newn Mercler Woitzel Woitzel Rudy Rudy Music News Night-watch Night-watch Nightwatch NItrhtwatch SATURDAY MORNING 8:00 Norman Ross John Harrington New« Riso-8hln» • :lo Norman Rosa John Harrington Born &&.nc« Pr«i Rlsa-Shlnt 8:30 News Joh.i ilarrlngton News Ads 8:45 Books Joh Harrington Barn Dance Prev. Rl»e-3hlne 9:00 News John Harrington Barn Danoe Prev Riso-Shine 9:15 Monitor John tiftrrinjrton Bar Dance Pre-v Rtse-Shlne >:30 Chicago Galen Drake News Melofllos 9:45 Monitor Galon Drake Rita AMOt Mo:odles 10:00 Nows 10:11 Monitor 10:30 Weather 10:45 Monitor Robert Q. Robert Q, Josh Brady Josh Brady Newa Rita Ascot Newa Rita Ascot Tuno Timers Tune Timers Tuno Timers Tune Timers 11:00 Quality Music-News N'ewn Proudly Hall 11:15 Quality MuslcGco. Watson Afrrl. CSA Proudly Hail 11:30 News Ouiismokc News Chanel 11:45 Monitor Gunsmoke TBA Chance SATURDAY AFTERNOON 12:00 News News 12:16 Farm-Home Josh Brady News Mar'netf Nows RFD Roundup 12:20 12:45 1:00 1:15 1:30 1:45 3:00 2:15 3:30 2:45 2:00 3f:15 8:30 3:45 Groucho Groucho News Monitor- Monitor Monitor News Monitor Monitor Monitor Ntws Monitor Monitor Monitor Paul Gibson Paul Gibson News Mai Bellalra Bellalra Bellalra Bollalrv Bellalrs Bollatra Bellalrs BcUalrs Bellairs Bollairs Belial rn Red Foloy Red Poley Festival Festival Festival • Festival Nows FeHtlval Festival Festival N(iWH Festival Festival Festival Farm Corner Farm Corner "Warm-up Warm-up Baseball Baseball Baseball Baseball Baseball Bats obu.il Baseball Baseball Biuieljall BaHfjball 4:00 News 4:15 Monitor 4:30 Monitor 4:45 Monitor Sports Bullalrtf Uellairn Bellalra Nowa TBA Showcase Showcase Scoroa MR] Clark Mul Clarlc Mel Clark 5:00 New« News Nows Noww-Sporta 5:15 HaceH Carmiohttol Showcase Ads fi:30 Rio Rhythms Mai JBeilalra Spoodway Musicalo S;*5 Rto Rhythms Mai Bellulrn Speedway Muttlcalo Couple Win Long Fight To Keep Adopted Child TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (UP) — Gov. Loroy Collins gave a Jewish couple asylum in Florida Thursday with their adopted Catholic daughter, holding that -the child's real mother had denied her "the right to be wanted and to be loved." Collins also denied on legal grounds the extradition request of (he state of Massachusetts where Mr. and Mrs. Melvin B. Ellis had been charged with "kidnaping" blond Hildy McCoy. 6. The true mother started the action when she found out the foster parents were Jewish. The Florida governor, a Protestant ruling on a Jewish-Catholic custody contest, ruled that Massachusetts had built up a "synthetic" criminal ca.se against the Ellises. But, he said as the couple stood before him holding hands, it had been argued Hildy's natural mother had the right to have the child reared in her own Catholic faith. This right, he said, must yield "to more fundamental rights." "The great and good God of all of us," Collins said, regardless of faith, grants to every child first the right to be wanted and secondly thp right to bo loved. Hildy's mother has denied both these rights to her." Both Parents Overcome "It was the Ellises in truth and in fact, who have been the persons through whom God has assured to Hildy, these first two rights as one of his children," Collins said. When the governor announced his decision at a jam-packed hearing room, Mr. and Mrs. Melvin B. Ellis stood silently holding hands. TV Programs 10 FRIDAY 00—Channel 4 Channel 6 Channel 8 ; 15—Channel 6 Channel 8 30—Channel 6 Channel 8 ; 45—Channel 4 Channel 6 : 00—Channel 4 Channel 6 Channel 8 : 30—Channel 4 Channel 6 Channel 8 : 00—Channel 4 Channel 6 Channel 8 30—Channel 4 Channel 8 Channel 8 00—Channel 4 Channel 6 Channel 8 30—Channel 4 Channel 8 45—Channel 6 ; 00—Channel 4 Channel 6 Channel 8 : 30—Channel 4 Channel 6 Channel 8 45—Channel 4 Channel 3 00—Channel 6 30—Channel 6 EVENING Rascals Weather News News Doug Edwards Cugat Beat Clock News News Jim Bowii Blondie West Point Crossroads Kiley Zane Gray Treasure Hunt On Trial Adam-Eve Pendulum Playhouse Big Story Detective Sports Line Up Cochise Person-Person Red Barber , Hiway Patrol O. Henry Studio 57 News Code 3 News Movies Late Show Weather Tonight SATURDAY AFTERNOON (CDT) 12:00—Channel 4 Channel 6 Channel 8 12:30—Channel 4 Channel 6 Channel 8 12:45—Channel 8 1:00—Channel 8 Channel 4 Channel 6 '2:00—Channel 8 Channel 4' 3:30—Channel 8 4:00—Channel! 6 Channel 4 Channel 8 4:30—Channel 8 4:45—Channel 8 5:00—Channel 4 Channel 6 Channel B 5:30—Channel 6 Channel B Channel 4 Playhouse Roy Rogers Lone Ranger Many-Few? Fury Schools Dizzy Dean Baseball Bennett TEA Baseball Highlights Cartoons 500 Trials 500 Trials Museum Big Picture Film Lattie Moore Buffalo Jr. Ramar Wild Bill Cisco Kid Biff Baker Man Is Indicted For Obscene Calls INDIANAPOLIS (UP) — A Marion County grand jury today indicted William John Allison, an Indianapolis real estate agent, on two charges of making obscene phone calls to two newspaper reporters. Allison, who was arrested 19 times over a long period but never jailed until a few days ago when a magistrate sent him up for DO days for contempt of court, was accused of cursing and threatening Bernard Wynn and another I-ntlianapolis Star reporter. The indictments were returned under a now 1957 state law. Court Notes Mrs. Elizabeth Little asks a five- year limited divorce from Thomas i. Little in a suit filed in the Cnss circuit court through Attorney Harold .1. 'Puberty. Sho asks custody of their two minor children, support for herself and children, and attorney fees. Tho' complaint, charging cruelty, stales that the coupla was married Dec. 10, 1045, and separated May 18, this year. Postal Group Votes Hike Of $462 Million Increase In First Class, Air Rates x Sure To Arrouse Opposition WASHINGTON ('UP)—The House Post Office Committee, in a victory for Postmaster General Arthur E. Summerfdeld, approved an administration bill Thursday to hike postage rates 462 million dollars- beginning July 1. But the'measure still faced • a long, hard path in the House and Senate. There is strong opposition to the penny boost in first class and air mail rates by lawmakers whfl contend the public already carries too much of the postal burden. Magazine lobbyists also are expected to protest the corr.fnittee- approved hike in second class rates. Chairman Tom Murray (D-Tenn) said the committee approved the measure by a decisive majority with almost no change. Before finally approving the bill, ho committee voted four annual 15 per cent increases in second class rates for newspaper's and magazines. This would bring in 33 million -dollars annually by the time the last of tile series of boosts becomes effective. The committee earlier approved the major part o£ the administration bill, including a boost in first- class letters from 3 to 4 cents an ounce and air mail letters from 6 to 7 cents. Regular post card rates would go up from 2 to 3 cents and airmail post cards, from 4 to 5 cents. The plan would cost the public an extra $314,700,000 a year on first-class mail, $17,100,000 on air mail letters and $32,800,000 .on post cards. The committee also previously approved a two-step increase in third class (advertising 'matter) rales, amounting to 128 million dollars a year when fully effective. The total bill would produce $528,500,000 a year by 1991, when the last of the second class rate boosts became effective. The committee voted increases in all three rate classes exactly as proposed by Summerfield and made only (wo minor changes in his requests, neither of I/hem affecting rale hikes. A number of amendments, both raising and lowering Summerfield's proposal were defeated. Deny Prlnceos Curnline S!sk MONACO (UP)—-Prince Rainier and. Princess Grace denied .hrough a palace spokesman today that Princess Oarolinc has >ecn si'C-k. Contrary to press reports, the spokesman said, Caro- inc is thriving and now weighs 12 and a half pounds. The princess was four months old Thursday. WASHINGTON (UP)' - The; 85,000-member Laundry Workers Union was suspended ' from the AFL-CIO Thursday and two other unions—the Distillery Workers and Allied Industrial Workers — were placed on one-year probation for misuse of welfare funds. The "precedent. - setting crackdown by the AFL-CIO executive council came as the House Labor Committee scheduled hearings next week aimed at drafting- legislation to protect union welfare Funds against "pillaging." Chairman Graham A." Barden said some 40 million dollars was at stake. In suspending the Laundry Workers Union, the AFL-CIO high command announced that it would recommend at the AFL-OIO convention in December that the union be expelled outright from the big labor organization.. The three unions were accused some two years ago by a Senate committee of misuse of welfare funds and had been under .investigation by the AFL-CIO for about a year. A federal, grand jury also is looking into some phases of the case. >i The executive council ruled that ;he Laundry Workers had failed to abide by its order of last February to clean house or face suspension at the council's current meeting. Therefore, it took the first step toward the union's ouster. In the case of the 75,000-member Allied Industrial Workers and the 35,000-member Distillery Workers, ;he council said it was- not satis- tied that they nad cleaned house satisfactorily. It gave them a year to do 'so under AFL-OIO supervision. It was the second major disciplinary action taken "by AFL-CIO leaders this week. On Monday, the council found> Teamster President Dave Beck guilty of "gross misuse" of union funds and ousted him as an AFL-CIO vice president and cuncH member. ' Teamster leaders are preparing to call a meeting o£ the union's executive board, possibly next week, in a move that could topple Beck as head of the nation's biggest union, Beck faces ouster if lie refuses to go peaceably. But the action of the AFL-CIO executive council against the Laundry Workers was the first Individual Tax Burden $'180 WASHINGTON (UP) — Congressional tax ex!|>erts predict the federal government in fiscal 1950 will collect an average of about $480 in taxes for every man woman and child in Oho nation. Tlint adds up to a record high tax hike of $111,400,000,000. FORD SALES SET RECORD ROMEO, Mich. (UP) — Henry Ford It told stockholders today thai Ford Motor Co. doltar sales •for the firsl half of 11)57 profni'bly will lop thrco billion dollars, a-new company record. * Dtiwe with GOTO .». everywhere! Wow Climroiol ilollon wogom lio»o Body by Fishor. ol aourta. Ahtn», Mio Be/ Mr 4-door Townimon.; They're eager-beaver beauties... these Chevrolet wagons ! Talk about hard-working wagons! Chevrolet offers you the handsomest line-up of all. Whether you hanker for a wagon for do-it-yourself projects, to tote outdoor gear, or as an all-round family car—here are eagor beavers to see. There are two-door and four-door models, with six- or nine-passenger capacities. They convert in a flash to take up to half a ton of cargo. The tailgate opens first, so there are lots of loads you can slip in without having to open the topgate. Being Chevrolets, they have the performance, too;up to245*V8horsepower that's frisky, smooth and quiet. The one you choose will be a joy to handle with its steady way of going, its easier steering and alert response. See your wagon at your Chevrolet dealer's soon! *0/>lional at extra east. 270-h.l>. kigk performanct VS engine also available at extra cost. CET A WINNING DBAfc ON THE ClIAMI'IONI f, 2-c/oor o-patsonflor "JWo-7'on" Handyman. Only fcMcMtod GhwoM (Mon dliplay Hib funon tmtarmk Sec Your Local Authorized Chevrolet Dealer Laundry Union Suspended By AFL-CIO High Command Logansport, Indiana, Pharos-Tribune Flv» lime that a union had been suspended by the labor organization. The Laundry Workers held a convention in Chicago recently at which Ralph T. Fagan, a local union vice president was elected president of the entire union. AFL - CIO President George Meany told a news conference there was "every indication" that E.G. James, former secretary treasurer who was involved, in welfare fund disclosures, "had quite a bit to do with . , . deciding who was going to be President." Monticello Lady, Born In Greece, Is Naturalized MONTICELLO, Ind. — Mrs. Minnie Carpenter, native of Athens, Greece, who lives .with her husband, Charles'at, 561 South Maple street, received her naturalization papers Thursday morning from Circuit Court Judge Russell Gordon. Mrs. Carpenter, 28, worked as an interpreter for the American army in Germany. She married Mr. Carpenter, a Pennsylvania railroad employe, in 1947. They have lived hero since 1948. To gain her citizenship papers Mrs. Carpenter answered questions from an immigration service officer and Judge Gordon and gave the oath of allegiance administered by Deputy. County Clerk Mrs. Mildred 'Olson. Fine Three Area Men In Justice Court Here James Jones, 24, route 1, Walton, was fined $25 and costs and his license to drive was suspended for one year when lie admitted in justice court Thursday a charge of operating a motor .vehicle while under the influence of intoxicants. Jones was arrested Wednesday evening. Also fined were Dallas Hanaway, 20, of 5% North Wayne strot, Peru, $10 and costs each on charges of speeding and improper passing filed by a special sheriff's deputy Eugene Smith, Wednesday on U.S. 24. ,. Louis DeBarge, Jr., 1121 Smith street, improper passing May 14 arrested by Trooper John Gaylor, $1 and costs.. Driver Trapped As Car Hangs On Precipice Attempted To Drive Through Stream; Car Swept To • Edge Of 30-Foot Cliff MT. VEBNON, Ind. (UP). — A man trapped in his automobile for nearly 45-minutes while it hung precariously on the edge of a 30- foot cliff was rescued by two men in a motorboat here Thursday. Walter Stabach, 48, Chicago, was driving toward Mt. Vernon on Ind. 69 near Solitude, Ind., when he came . to a portion of the road .flooded for about 200 yards. The water had come from over bhe banks of nearby Big Creek. Stabach said he decided to try the crossing in spite of a sign warning motorists of the high water ahead. When he was about midway across the flooded portion of the road, • said Stabach, his car was suddenly swept by the force of the rushing water to the edge of a 30-foot cliff near the bank of the usually dry creek. Sheriff Edmond E. Rutledge, who was directing traffic around the water, said he saw the car spin over to within a fev^ feet of the drop-off and stop. Rutlodge immediately summoned a ladder truck from Ore Mt. Vernon Fire Department but repealed efforts to reach Stabach failed. Although the water was only four feet deep outsido 'he car's door, Stabach s.oid he was afraid to move for fear the car would drop over the cliff where water was more than 30 feet deep. Stabach was finally rescued when Casper Eilerl and Henry Lang, both from Mt. Vernon, went oul to the stranded car in a motorboat and brought him back to dry land. . Sheriff Riitledge said the rescuers had a difficult lime reach ing Slabach because of strong currents. New York was l.ho lllh state to ratify the Constitution. Peru Adopts United Fund PERU, Ind. - At a public meeting held in the G.A.R. room of th» Miami County courthouse Wednesday night, a resolution was adopted to organize a United Fund drive. The nominating committee wag elected to name a board of directors of not less than 25 or more than 50 persons. The board will be elected at the next general meeting June 19th. Elected to serve on the nominating committee were Mrs. Harold Rendel, Larry Cover, Mrs. Richard Agness, Mrs. Beatrie Kirch, Jack Walpe, Paul Hill and Wayne Snydcr. After the board is elected, they will organize by naming officers, hire professional assistance as necessary; appoint committees and draw up by-laws. The firsl meeting was held April 24th under the auspices of the Peru Chamber of Commerce. At that time a citizens' commifcteo was selected and from this group four study committees were appointed for giver altitude, agency altitude, fact finding and resolutions. Chairmen of the various committees presented their reports at Wednesday night's meeting. All of the reports showed that tha citizens of the area were overwhelmingly in favor of a United Fund drive. VirgilRobards,64, Farmer, Stricken At Burlington Residence BURLINGTON, Ind.—Virgil B. Robards, 64, died at his farm home since birth south oi here, at 4:10 p.m. Friday of a heart attack. Born Nov. 29, 1892, ho waa the son of Eli and Laura Robards. He married Mabel Gilbert Nov. 1, . 1917. The couple returned from a Florida vacation only recently. One sister, Mrs. Fern Douglas died earlier. Robards was n member of th« K. of P. lodge. Friends may call nt the lalo residence *oJter 7 p.m. today. Ritas will be held Micro at 2 p.m. Sunday with Idle Carter funeral home in charge and Rev. Jack Yarian officiating. 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