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lixteea lopuisport, Itiflana, Pfiaros-Trlbun* Algier Land Poverty and EDITORS NOTE: XJ.P. P»ri« manager Arthur Uigbee ha* flown to Algeria for some clows- up reporting of the rebellion 1» the French,colony. This i» hl« • first dispatch. " By ARTHUR HIGBEB United Tress Staff Correspondent TIZI-OUZOU,: Algeria (UP)— "Pretty country, this," -you 're' mark' as the sedan, sweeps through the 'corktree and willow covered hills of the Grand Kaby- lie. "Prettiest on earth," agrees the young civil servant fr-esh from Paris. This the heartland of the Algerian rebellion against France. These mountains spring up a scant 35 miles east of the modem cily of Algiers and stretch 70 miles along the Mediterranean and 70 miles south'toward the Sahara. They form the wildest. Wiliest, poorest, loveliest and most thickly populated region of Algeria. A million Moslems try to scratch a living from its "soil. Only 14,000 Europeans are among them. The Kabyles are an offshoot of the Berbers (meaning barbarians) who inhabited North Africa long before the Arabs swept through with the sword of Islam. They were never completely pacified and, with the coming of the nationalist uprising, the region boiled into what the French call "full effervescence." Uses Entire Division France has an entire division, the 27th Alpine, plus artillery and aviation, in this 'mountain' country to protect the Europeans and the vast majority of Moslems who have not joined the revolt. You ask an educated Kabyle how' the Algerian' struggle can be solved. "I do not know," he replies. "My people are in misery. Most of them are so poor that, quite literally, the only pleasure they can afford is sexual pleasure. Among the uneducated, birth control is an evil. And, as the population increases, so does the misery. "The French promised us full citizenship,, and we never got it. Now many of my people no longer want it. "Is independence tihe answer? Perhaps too easy an answer. I think we must have French help to survive. "For every rebel there are 10 sympathizers, and for every sympathizer 100 neutrals waiting to of Beauty, Violence see which'way the-wind blows. And what does a villager, do when ihe. rebels come and tell him to choose between joining them and iiaving his throat cut? •"Anyway, can the French army stay here forever? And what kind of life is it, being searched'at one earlier by the military and not knowing whether a rebel knife is going to get you at'the next?" Civilian boss of the Grand Ka- bylie is French Prefect R o b e r t Vignon. He is 47, a career civil servant born in Algeria. Vignon says the rtuation is improving, points to a chart on the wall of his .air-conditioned office. It lists 26 killed :>n . the French side in April compared to 46 six months ago_, 453 KJled on the rebel side in April compared to 161 six months ago. But Vignon "w1>uld rather talk of life than death.'of Moslem village governments and building projects. The Moslems, he says, now run one-four* of the 161 communes in the Grand Kabylie, Town and countryside Aliek are full of government-financed building- projects ' — roads, bridges, schools, hospitals; "We are building to the. limit," Vignon said.. "But,, as I tell the people, it is no good asking for them if they are going to be destroyed .by a few'fellagha (outlaws). They must help us to defend them." MISTER BREGER nd son, Ricky, have moved from Houston, Tex., into one of the Frain partments on Market St. He is mployed with-the Sheehan cc-n- truction' company'; at North Judon. ' '" '•,-/. ' • Mr. and'.Mrs. H. JT Cunningham ,nd children,-. Mike, Kit, and'Kevin, eturned to their home in Chicago aturday. after aX'Veek with' her iarents;~Mr. and Mrs. Paul Davis, 'he Cunningham children-had stay- id with their grandparents while heir parents went to St, Louis, VIo. Ricky is staying lor'a longer risit. •. . •Mr. and 'Mrs. Robert Davis and ;ons, Mark, John, and Paul, went o Loretto, Ky,, Friday to spend he weekend 'visiting Sister Monica Maria at the Mother House. "I think the power seat needs some sort of adjustment—'.' Wmomoc The Rev. and Mrs. Richard Berky and children, Evan, Karen and Eric, moved into the Winamac Christian church parsonage last week. • The Rev. Berky conducted his first service here Sunday morning'. He is a veteran of World War 2 and holds an A. B. degree from Indiana university and M. A. and B. D. degrees from Butler university School of ^.Religion. He has been in the ministry for nine years the last five of which were at North Salem. The annual display of fireworks furnished by the business men and handled by the fire department will be presented in the Winamac park, Thursday evening July 4. Starting at seven o'clock, The school band will give a program,' the fireworks to begin as soon as it is sufficiently dark. In case of rain the display will be scheduled for Sunday July 7." Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Knarr ana daughter Jackie and Mr. and Mrs. I Raymond Mund and son Bobbie left : Saturday for a vacation trip to Colorado. Mr. and Mrs. Walt Zar.ger will entertain their bridge club Sunday evening. Mr. and Mrs. Richard .Dills.and children are spending the weekend at Indianapolis with her brother-in- law and sister Mr. and Mrs. A.; B. Keller. Mary Ann Dilts will return home with her parents after a visit in the Keller home. Mr. and Mrs. Lermond Stout and children of Albany, Ore., are visiting in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Venard Stout and son with other relatives and friends in Winamac which is IKS' former home. A crash of two cars which left one on top of the other occurred Friday night on highway 421 a mile north of Medaryville. Kenneth R. Wireman of Medaryville, accompanied by a fellow workman were returning from work in Gary and in turning into a private lane crashed with a car driven by Paul Flora of Cutler who,was attempting to'pass. The Flora car, a 1950 mode], wound up beneath the 19& auto driven*by Wiremen and was Get Your PRESCRIPTIONS filled at BUSJAHN'S Accuracy Guaranteed Save the Difference Try Us ... and See BUSJAHN'S DRUG STORE 308 Fourth St. a complete loss, About $500 dam age was done to the Wireman car Rodney Paul Flora was riding with his father but none of the. four peo pie were injured. Investigation was made by Deputy Sheriff Waym Koepky.. Mrs. William N.ims and Mrs Thomas' Dills '. are .spending twi weeks on a trip 'to Arizona 'visiting in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Stan ley Lemmon and daughter.. Scottsdale, Ariz. Lt. and Mrs. Thomas Garigan ar rived Friday evening to spend sev eral weeks with his parents, Mr and Mrs,«Mike Garigan. They hac visited with her parents, Mr. am Mrs. Mor'eland Smith, at Montgorn ery, Ala., since returning from their honeymoon. Lt. Garigan is ti report for duty at Ft. Benning, Ga. Aug. 15. Mr. and 'Mrs. Arthur Apswie White County Fair Aug. 6-9 at Reynolds MONTICELLC". — White County Statp Fair ;will be'held at Reynolds Aug. 6-9. . Highlighting "the fair this .year will be. a 4-H exhibits, tractor driving- contest, calf sale, fireworks display, and a show by WLS televisions, stars. Booklets describing their fair in detail will' be out around next week, County Agent W. J. Emerson , said.. MERIT BADGES FAIRHAVEN', Mass. —' Six Explorer Scouts here devised an unusual way to win merit .badges They forme.d an orchestra of their own and .entertained at hospitals and social events. Animal Annoyer Put In "Gage" for a Night SYRACUSE, N. Y.-A teen-ager arrested for annoying animals at the local zoo was given a chance to see how it feels in a "cage." Thomas Joslin, 17, was sentenced by Police Court Judge Leo Dorsey to spend the night iirjail and pay a $50 fine. Filers Missing In Japan TOKYO -(UP)—A U.S. Air Force T33 jet training plane crashed late Friday in'southwest Japan .and its two pilots are,-missing, the U.S. Far East Air Forces said" today. , The plane, based at Homaki Air Base in central' Japan, flew to Itazuke, in Kyushu and received .clearance for an hour's local flying, the FEAF announcement said. No further "radio contact was made- with th« plane. ' Monday Evening, July 1, 1957. ' Confederate Money Good ORKNEY SPRINGS, Va. (UP) —You're lucky if you heeded that rebel' song:. "Save your Confederate money, boys; "The South will rise again . . . " Each Sunday night the century- old Orkney Springs Hotel which still flies the Confederate flag will have a southern - style barbecue. The price: "$2 - Yankee money or $1 Confederate money/' Personals Dr. and Mrs. D. R. George of route 5, city, arc visiting their son, C. W. George, 'who is' stationed with the US Navy at Quonset Point, Rhode Island. Mr. and Mrs. R. M. Bingaman and son, Craig, Detroit, Michigan, are visiting at the D. R. George residence enroute to Culver where Craig will enroll at the military [academy. Visiting the Bingamanj j are Mr. and Mrs. Will Garrison, <of Flora. William Engelbrechl, 800 West Wabash avenue, plans to leavo Thursday to visit his daughter, Mrs. Wilma Seyberl, wlio i.s confined at Porl Huron hospital in East Cleveland, following surgery last Wednesday. iRead the Classified Ads KRAFT MIRACLE BARGAINS IN COLD WAVES lanoKn Oil Permananti Including. Hair Cut FOR ONLY 4.95 Heurn 1:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. No Appointment N*c*uarf LOGANSPORT BEAuTY SHOP Claud All Day Wwhwtday ^ 5th and Broadway OVER WILEY'S Recipe for fun — an Old Fashion with plenty of HOLSUM sandwiches Thursday, July 4th — is the first real picnic day of the year, when family and friends can get together for a real day of fun and relaxation in the outdoors, with plenty of good "eats" — particularly well filled andwiches made with HOLSUM BREAD. . . Regardless of the kind of a picnic or outing you plan — the wide open spaces of a back yard get- ta-gether — dont' forget to provide a generous supply of sandwiches made wjth FRESH HOLSUM BREAD — for the out-,of-doors appetite is large adn sandwiches made with this delicious bread will taste, so good everyone will be asking for more and more. ; OPEN I Mon.,Tues. &Wed. I 9a.m.to6p.m. J 215 E. Market ! 807 E. Market Butter CM Pork & PULJM Ptmmfi fetter 2-59* OMH 4a^ ^f^ Kingcmi Canned Picnic Ham» 3-Lb. Size *•!•<* OMUT *•• 79 LEGS or THIGHS > 59 BREASTS ...... Tr MHIICI ..... . -Uf - BACKS WATERMELONS Seedless Grapes GaHfoMev HMMMM •••••••••• Fresh Peaches T.MT.MP. ••••••••••••• Santa Rosa Plains i«*. M» •••••••••••••• £?*•??*?. ."*":. .10 £ 65 Head Lettuce .*-. -«19/ SAVE TOP VALUE STAMPS

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