The Portsmouth Herald from Portsmouth, New Hampshire on November 24, 1954 · Page 6
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Page Six The Portsmouth Herald, Portsmouth, N. H. Wednesday Evening, November 24, 1954 West Working to Keep Backward Areas Free By JAMES MARLOW WASHINGTON UP) -- The United States and Russia may be reaching that point in developing their hydrogen bomb where neither will want to get into a war which i might mean the - annihilation of i both. But a military stalemate between the West and Russia doesn't mean either will stand still. Neither can afford to. The nndevel- oped areas of the earth are huge, The people living in them can be numbered in the hundreds of millions. Neither the West nor Russia can sit idle while the other tries to win over those millions of people with their vast land and resources. * * ft No doubt the Communists -- as th«y showed in Korea -- will try to take over by invasion where they thick the - West will let them get away with it. Where the Communists can't use direct military means, other weapons are handy. They can use internal subversion and propaganda -- based on promises, appeals to nationalism, and the wretched lives and living conditions of the people in the backward areas -- to win with intrigue and words what they can't take by arms. As an example: Suppose you were a Southeast Asian living in poverty, just as your fathers be- SMALL TALK AT THE THANKSGIVING TABLE by Syms Chest Honor Roll 100% Payroll Deduction J. J. Newberry Company M. C. Foye Company Montgomery Ward Rival Foods Klmball's F. W. Woohvorth Company · National Postal Transport Association New Engiand Telephone Telegraph Company R. P. McDonouph Margeson's Port City Beverage Co.. Inc. Winebanm's News Agency The Portsmouth Herald W. T. Grant Company YMCA Staff LitUefield Lumber Company Sherburne School Senior High School Haven School Lafayette School Atlantic Heights School New Franklin School Farragut Sehool Wentworth Acres School Whipple School Portsmouth Junior High Set- School Department office N. II. Electric Co. Ralph T. Wood Motors 'ore you, and poverty was all you could see in store for your children. « ff st Medical care for you was practically nonexistent. Your life expectancy, and the life expectancy of your children, was far less than that of an American or West Eu! ropean. You had no education. There ; was small chance of it for your j children. Freedom? Western men] prized it but they had held you as j a colonial until recently. Democracy? You had heard of it. But it had never been part of your heritage. Then suppose the Communists -men of your own country -- promised you and your children a better life, medical care, education, jobs with good pay, old age security. And the cost to you? Just. supporting the Communists. "last past everything this way. . ." "Come and get if. . ." "Thonkigiving just don't seem like Thanksgiving without cranberry sauce. . ." PTA Attends Mock Juvenile Court Payroll Deduction Plan (Under }QO%) Portsmouth Hospital Pic-N-Pay Portsmouth City Govercmcr Portsmouth Auto Body Co. Metropolitan Life Insurance ( W. T. Grant Co. Margeson's lafolia Construction Co. Maxam Company Paul's Market N.H. Provision Co. C. E. Walker Co. F. A. Gray Co. Rockingham Hotel John Sise and Co. Morley Co. H. P. Hood and Sons McCaffrey's Jcnney Station That you were surrendering to a dictatorship which might leave you in the end more wretched economically than before perhaps would not mean much to you if you never had a fair chance to understand and enjoy freedom and practice democracy. What might seem the only important thing to you was the promise of a better life. To a wretched man a promise of less wretchedness would be better than no promise. The Communists have a fertile field to plow in the po-verty, ignorance and insecurity of the backward peoples. :]: ft if The Communists, dedicated to taking over the world, can't stand still. And the West can't stand still while they try to take over, country by country, until half the world is gone. How then can the West offset the promises of the Communists and win over the people of the backward areas, giving them a sense of direction, a new hope, a promise of a better life and, more than that, make the promise a reality? The Eisenhower administration is apparently working to keep the backward areas from the Communists with a program to make the people there stay with the West. ft # * Administration officials yesterday were reported considering a big new foreign economic program which may lead to the investment of billions of dollars in underdeveloped countries, notably in non- Communist Asia. Two days ago Foreign Aid Director Harold E. Stassen told a news conference the United States has started talks with European countries about their participation in an enlarged Asra development program. T h e administration p r o j e c t seems to be in its infancy. Before it becomes a reality there will be long debate. In the end the economic - social struggle for the world's backward places may prove more final and fat.al than a shooting war. RYE -- The problems facing the judge of a juvenile court and how they are met were portrayed for more than 100 members of the PTA here at a meeting Thursday j night in the Rye School. j Judge Oscar Neukom of the Portsmouth Municipal Court, as- siste'd by City Marshal Martin 0. Betz of Portsmouth and Frederick Champion of the New Hampshire Probation Department, re-enacted three cases .similar to those heard in the last few years. Henry Hogue, Portsmouth vocational and guidance director, and his wife portrayed the parents in the three cases, two of which dealt with juvenile delinquency and the other with Child neglect. Before taking part in the "trials" Judge Neukom told the assembly he had agreed to do so because of his concern with the growing problem of juvenile delinquency. "Delinquent children and neglected children are among two of the most serious cases 'heard in our courts today," he said. During the "court proceedings" afterward, all of the participants adhered as much as passible to the -procedure followed in juvenile court. * * point a committee to present facts and figures to the school board requesting it to include a sum of money necessary in the next school warrant to hire a permanent school Marshal Betz read th« warrant, ] band instructor, using fictitious names and places, * ft and told the "court" how the facts were gathered by his department. Champion in turn informed the court of the findings of his "follow- up" investigation made before the child and his parents were brought to court. Both officers and the "parents" were thoroughly questioned by Helen Potvin reported a profit from the harvest supper of $142 and presented the next project which will consist of selling articles of wearing apparel with the Rye School Emblem on them. A donation was accepted from the Mr. and Mrs. Club of $20 to aid in the purchase of the new projector for the school. Mrs. Betty Greene and Mrs. Vir- Judge Neukom before he gave decision. From time to time the judge in- j g i n j a Beane spoke briefly on danc- terrupted to explain th» proceed-j i ng classes for the children. A no- ings to the PTA members. i tice will be sent home by the Chil- At the business meeting afterward, Maynard L. Young Jr., president, named Mrs. Frances Olsen, vice president, and Champion, program chairman, to represent the No Trace of Missing Dartmouth StueJfent HANOVER Ul--Police Chief Andrew J. Ferguson today admitted he has no leads in the 16-day dis- j appearance of a 17-year-old Dart-; mouth College freshman, reported' to be "concerned"'over his marks. I William B. Friedman, son of Atty. and Mrs. Lawrence Friedman of Longmeadow, Mass., was "reported"--had less than "D" grades --in three subjects, a college spokesman said. The youth was quoted as being "concerned" over his grades the dren of Grades 6 to 8 requesting information for final action at the December meeting.. The group also voted approval of the appointment of Jessie Herlihy Health Assn. Votes To Buy Stereoscope WELLS -- The Wells Health Assn. has voted to purchase a stereoscope for the school visual aid program. At a recent meeting of the group, it was decided that Miss Ruby Lord, town and school nurse, and Mrs. Dorothy Ward would attend instruction classes on its use. Plans were also made for providing Christmas aid for deserving families. Complete layettes, including a book on baby and child care, are being prepared for distribution by the town nurse. Free dental treatment for all Grade 3 pupils will begin on Dec. 3. This project is carried on each year by the association. The next meeting of the group will be held on Dec. 16. PTA on the committee for "Teen as historian and directed Maynard Thanksgiving Service KITTERY POINT--A special Thanksgiving service will be conducted tomorrow at 9:30 a.m. at Hie Congregational Church by the Rev. William S. Gooch, pastor. 100% 'Contributors Bur Not Using Pay Deductions Base Air Force Personnel State Liquor Stores County Court House Probation office United Cement. Lime and Gyp- j sum Workers AF of L Local j 88. National Gypsum Co. Sheldon's Portsmouth Fire Dept. Canteen ' Portsmouth Flower Shop Family Welfare Association Board Portsmouth Savings Bank Piscataqua Savings Bank District Nursing Association board of managers E. L. Paterson and Son Glazer and Fox Co. Hank and Fan Restaurant Goodman's Men's Shop C. F. Pearson Clothing; Store New Hampshire National Bank First National Bank N.H. Welfare Dept. Caswell Brothers, Inc. Portsmouth Bukfc Co. Ben's Auto Body Shop Leary's Market Stager Sewing Machine Co, Great Atlantic Pacific Tea Co. Girl Scout Council Rockingham Hotel Allied N.H. Gas Co. Used Typewriters Portable or Standard Weft-Known Brandt Low Prices AN Guaranteed Also, a few demonstrators, new machines, at greatly reduced prices. Portsmouth Business Equipment Co. 64 Austin Street Tel. 502 Open 8-6 Daily, also Men. Thurt., Fri. evenings. Get Mother Out of the Kitchen this Thanksgiving! Treat the whole family to WARREN'S delightful holiday menu--for only $2.50 per person (children $1.25) --Your Thanksgiving Dinner-Choice of Turkey Soup - Juices Fresh Fruit Cup Assorted Relish Troy ROAST YOUNG TURKEY Old-Fashioned Dressing and Gravy Cranberry Sauce Whipped Potatoes Pearl White Onions Hubbard Squash Green Peas Rolls and Butter Choice of home-baked Pies Ice Cream Ice Cream Puff Coffee - Tea - Milk WARREN'S KITTBRY, MAINE Just aver the Memorial Bridge From Portsmouth Recommended by Duncan Mines "Ivery Meal a Pleasant Memory" Church to Observe Start of Advent GREENLAND -- The Community Congregational Church will mark the beginning of Advent at this Sunday's morning service at which the Rev. Sion M. Lynam will speak on "Not Without Hope." Mr. Lynam will continue the Advent theme on successive Sundays. Mrs. Douglas Carter will be vocalist. Meanwhile, work on the parish house heating system is nearing completion. The heating system will be ready for limited use by the end of the week. The beginners' department, under the superintendent, Mrs. George Tapley, assisted by Miss Cynthia Weeks and Miss Barbara Kohlhase, arid the primary department, under Mrs. Alden Marshall assisted by Robin Hughes, will use the parish house facilities. A record hop has been planned by the Pilgrim Fellowship for Dec. ID at Greenland School. Members of neighboring Fellowships have been invited. Town" to be formed in Rye. It was announced by the president the Hampton Lions Club is sponsoring its new eye-testing machine along with a trained nurse for use in the Rye School. Any child found to need glasses, but unable to afford them, would be taken care of by the club, he said. They will also give the children a new type safety book cover for their books. The members also authorized the purchase of a new 16 m.m. sound moving-picture projector at a cost of approximately $460, voted an expense account to be.u.'»ed by the program chairman for future expenses covering programs; added a sum of $50 to the book, film, and records f u n d ; purchased a ta- L. Young Jr. to amend the bylaws to include the newly created executive post. The attendance banner was won by Gj-ade 3, Miss Joyce Spinney's grade. Refreshments were served by Mrs. Maynard L. Loung Jr., Mrs. Ellis Cox, and mothers of pupils in Grade 7. South Berwick A. 1. C. Nicholas Metric, USAF, brother of Mrs. Troy Clark, leaves on Thanksgiving Day for overseas duty in France. Miss Monica Nadeau of Dover, a student nurse at Sacred Heart Hospital, Manchester, was a weekend visitor at the home of Mr. and We cloth for use by the PTA from , Mrs. Walter Hensel. Mrs. Bernard Maxam, at a cost of j $5.56; rejected a proposal to Poinsetfria Tag Day To Swell TB Fund The New Hampshire Tuberculosis Assn. will hold its annual Poinsettia Tag Day in -;he Portsmouth business district Saturday. Proceeds from the sale of tags will go toward augmenting funds raised to fight TB through tile sale of Christmas seals. Las' year $6,000 was raised by George A. Wiggin, hospital ap- *P- prentice, USN, is visiting his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Wiggin of Dover Point, formerly of South Berwick, after completing a course at the Hospital Corps School, Bainbridge, Md. Wiggin leaves for duty at Quantico, Va., on Nov. 29. the sale of state. tags throughout the Junior High Pupils To Attend Dance A Thanksgiving dance for all junior high school students in the Portsmouth-Kittery area will be held Friday night under the joint sponsorship of the YMCA and YWCA. The dance has. been scheduled for 8 to 10:30 at the YMCA building. Those planning to attend are asked to wear party clothes. Robert Armel of 33 Hunking St., a Haven School Grade 4 pupil, and Sheila West of 218 Hanover St., a Farragut School Grade 2 pupil, won live turkeys last Saturday at the sixth annual turkey shoot at the Y. Thomas Brian, also in Grade 4, was nosed out of the boys' competition by. five points. Judy Corbett of Grade 6 was defeated by 20 points. Turkeys were presented to the winners by Judy Driscoll of Grade 9. The program was under the direction of Warren C. Scott, director of the local Y. day before he was last seen. However, Freshman Dean Stearns Morse said Friedman "was not in bad shape, academically," noting freshmen often fall into this category in early days of the school year. * * * Young Friedman was officially declared as missing from the college and his Gile Hall single dormitory room on Friday. About 30 members of the college outing club joined with students in a weekend search of the area for the missing. Bay State youth. 'A Civil Air Patrol plane also joined in the search operation. In January of this year, John J. Dailey of Baltimore, Md., a second- year medical student disappeared from the college. Dailey had cut the labels from his clothing, closed out his bank account and gave away his "ham" radio equipment. The college spokesman said no FRANCONIA CHINA One of Europe's Fin«it Millefleurs Pattern 5 piece place setting $7.95 ALKON'S 49 Market St. Tel. 1425 Portsmouth word has been heard of Dailey since his disappearance more than 10 months ago. PHILCO Factory - Supervised Service Expert T. V. Repair On All Philco Sets 500 Moplewood Ave., Portsmouth TEL. 685 . MobHheat 50 CONY-VACUUM_ HEAT\NG OIL Seyboit Oil Service Tel. 120 Appkcrest Farm ORCHARDS Hamptorr Falls, New Hampshire Our APPLES and CIDER Will Make Your Thanksgiving Complete. Open Thanksgiving Day William L. 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