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July 11, 1957

Carrol Daily Times Herald from Carroll, Iowa · Page 17

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Defense Asks FBI Files in Clinton Case fcy RfcLMAN MORlK feNOXVlLLE, Tenn. ffl - Defense attorneys in the Clinton segregation trial were battling today 'for complete access to the Northerly secret FBI files. They de^ 'manded to see exactly what they contain regarding the 16 accused men and women. * "We are going to try for everything we can get," a lawyer said. The defense already has obtained one document from the FBI file — a signed statement by Robert G. Grossno, chairman of the Anderson County (Clinton) School Board. But it has not seen a summary of the agents' reports on the violence at Clinton. This document is in the hands of'U.S. Dist. Judge Robert L. Taylor, who was withheld a ruling on whether defense attorneys are.en- titled to examine the report. The FBI entered the Clinton >case last December after riots had broken out over enrolling Negroes in the high school there. A Baptist minister, the Rev. Paul Turner, was beaten for escorting six Negroes to the schoolhouse. On trial today are 15 Tennes- seans, including a pregnant housewife. The 16th defendant is dark- haired John Kasper, New u Jersey segregation leader They are accused of flouting a federal injunction not to interfere with integrating the high school. It is the first state-supported SfPO dlGN , . , As If tk« tfeewas* ifen't enough of a challenge Id motorist*, thte sign confronts thettTat the corner of Pearl and Gordon Streets, In downtown Pomona, Calif. Tommy Bromley one of the smaller resident! of Pomona scratches his head over the sign, But young Tommy Isn't really as confused as the drivers who pass this corner. Me Can't spell, either. ^_^__ Simulated Enemy Attack On City in Iowa Scheduled Hirild, Carroll, lewi Thursday, July 11, 1957 DBS MOINES (0 — Some time between'10 a.m. and noon Friday one of nine Iowa cities will'be.'the "victim" of a simulated enemy attack by nuclear bombs and missiles, State Civil Defense headqar- ters said Wednesday. It will be a part of "Operation high school in Tennessee to mixi _,,. » A / r the races. EddlC WcVCfS of Van Nuys, Calif./ A dramatic courtroom battle — with a dozen opposing attorneys on their feet at the same time —developed when the defense demanded to see the FBI files; "We should have it now so we can prepare our case and not be forced to wait until we are.'sandbagged," said J. Benjamin Simmons, of Washington, ; P,C., who represents Kasper alone, "The defense asks for the records for the purpose pf preparing for cross - examination," said George W. Williams of Baltimore, former federal district judge. "They only want the file so they -can intimidate our witnesses, 1 ' rumbled big-shouldered John C Crawford, the U.S. district attorney who is prosecuting the case. That brought a greater storm of protest and .objections from the defense side of the courtroom. . "Gentleman — gentlemen —please," Taylor snapped. He quickly, restored order. Then he instructed Crawford to hand over ./'the one document, Crossnp's . signed statement. ' The basis for the angry dis pute was a recent Supreme "Court ruling that defendants in a ^criminal case are entitled, under certain circumstances, to study FBI"•'-files' to. impeach a witness .and to prepare a defense. , , ";• Defense lawyers did not disclose 'what Crossno's statement saidr They indicated, .however, that the'« defense would demand full access to the FBI .file ,on the government's key., witnesses!/ •'/ Crawford opened his* case by calling Byron Pope, cleric in the federal court. Pope read into the record documents relating to the arrest of Kasper. Finds Sum of Cash Taken to Cleaners CHARLOTTE, N. C.'ftf-John E. David took police to the cleaners- looking for his pants, . David mistakenly left $619.60 in the pants' pocket. Officers found the money hidden in a boiler room of the cleaning plant. Police,' all steamed up, are ready to press charges against the culprit who stashed the-money away. Arrive at Ralston , (Time* Herald News Service) 'RALSTON — Mr. and Mrs. Eddie *Wever of Van Nuys, Calif., came Monday for a visit in the home of his parents, Mr; and Mrs. Blaine Weyer, here and with her relatives in Coon Rapids. ••'•'• Mary Nesbitt of Sioux City spent the weekend, in the home of her mother, Mrs. Etta Nesbitt.'. Jean Jubell of; Des Moines visited Saturday night and Sunday in the home of her parents,-Mr..and Mrs. Bert Jubell. Mri and Mrs. Perry Hewitt were Des Moines visitors-Monday in the home of their son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Roy Nemmers, and family, .• Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Kreger, Mr. and' Mrs. Harry Copenhaver and daughter, Mrs. Barbara Pickering and Mr. and Mrs. M. S. Copenhaver were Monday, evening supper guests in, the J. A. Tranter home, complimentary to Mr. and Mrs. M. S. Copenhaver. '.•'; The Ralston - Maple G r o v e WSWS met Tuesday afternoon in the .Community building with Fleta. Jubejl and Edith Tranter as hostesses. The meeting was turned Wer to the leader, -Mrs. Etta Nesbitt, The topic, "Women United to Serve," was presented) by five members on five subjects, "Who," ;'What," "Why," '\When!' and "Where.' Who 'W'as given by the leader; what by Ruby Silbaugh; why by Dottie Cook, "when by '.Clara {Brown and where by Hazel Hunt. The meeting closed with prayer by Rev. Jones. The next meeting is to be held August 13 with Grace Tuttle and Augusta Burdjne as hostesses. ": Mrs. Grace Tuttle: was hostess Tuesday afternoon' to the * Coon Rapids Rural Garden Club at the Star Church. Attending from Ralston were Mesdames Grace Tuttle, Grace Kreger and E,dit h Tranter. Under an international treaty, :he catch of whales by all countries of the world is now limited. And the quotas have been decreasing in recent years.. Alert," as conducted by the Federal Civil Defense Administration. | More, than 100 cities in the nation will be subject to the make<>elieve attack. "When we receive notice of which one of the cities has been; 'attacked' it will,set in motion anij example of what can be done in case of the real thing," said C. E. "Ben" Fowler, state director. He said Davenport is listed as a "critical target area." Cities in the "target, area" classification are Burlington, Dubuque, Waterloo, Cedar Rapids, Des Moines, Sioux City, and Council Bluffs. Ottumwa has been listed as a "possible target area." Fowler explained that each of the cities has been sent letters, to be opened at 10 a.m. Friday, by civil defense leaders. No one knows now which of-the cities will be "hit." %, "The director in the city 'attacked' will call the state headquarters immediately for help," Fowler said in relating the proce- dure'to be followed. He added: "We will evaluate the 'damage,' and if we can handle it on the state level we will do so. Otherwise, we will ask our federal headquarters for 'disaster designation' and for help. "It might be financial, 'medical, or we might ask for authority to .draw medical and hospital and engineering supplies from the Federal Civil Defense Administration at Hampton. - . "There is eight million dollars worth of equipment and supplies in the warehouse. It includes seven 200-bed 'portable hospitals, medical supplies such as antibiotics and serums, and engineering items such" as generators and' water pipe to carry water 20 miles." Fowler sard various state and federal agency representatives would be in his office to help in directing "assistance." Also, he could commandeer all of the supplies in all of the drug outlets in the state, Fowler said. Synod Sessions Closed at Ames Carroll Presbyterians attending! sessions of the Synod of Iowa.! Synodical Society, and S y n o d ; Westminster Fellowships at, Inwa State College, Ames, this week, will return Thursday evening. ! The Rev. Waiter E. Schie), pas- ; tor of the Carroll Presbyterian \ Church, has been in attendance; for the duration beginning with a Convocation on Christian Educa-i tion Sunday and Monday at which i he presented plans for a $2,000,000 capital funds campaign for Presbyterian institutions of higher! learning in I.owa. ! Mrs. Lester Heinen of Halbur. j vice chairman of. the Carroll | Presbyterian Women's Organization; Mrs. Robert F. Barels, past! chairman; and Mrs. Robert, C. j Snrenson, secretary of the Ft.: Dodge Presbyterial, attended sessions of the Synodical Tuesday. Young people returning today after four days at Synod Fellowship meetings are Barbara Brown, chairman of the Commission on Christian Witness for the! South Half of the Ft. Dodge Presbytery; Becky Barels, Judy Cruchelow, Sarah Huffman, Sara Robb, JoAnn Schoenjahn, Loa Hall, Jan White and Bertha Anneberg. • Drivers for the 'return trip will be Rev. Schiel and Max Huffman of Glidden. 5 Academy at Camp Dodge For Officers He added that he has invited 2,350 ham radio operators to assist Jn '.the, exercise. FoWler : said the cities .other than the one "hit" will be declared "support areas," He explained that Sioux City and Council Bluffs might help Omaha, and Dubuque, Davenport and Burlington might go to the assistance of Chicago. Ahptjier part of the exercise calls for 1 tests at 10 a.m. Friday of .the air-raid warning systems in all of the 99 county seat towns. Reports from them on their tests will be due in Fowler's office next Monday. CARLOAD SALE! | FREE DELIVERY WITHIN 25 MILES . . i n ,, ) We Have Over 100 of These Units to Sell artd-Time Is Short .. .So Let's Deal! ADMIRAL Freezers-Refrigerators and Dual Temps -.-•.' $150 for Your Old Refrigerator Toward Any New , ADMIRAL DUAL TEMP ALL SIZIS — ALL STYLUS IN STOCK r Best Trades in Town on Our Complete Lint of Refrigerators FREEZER f eu. ft, UPRIGHT RtfuUr $119.95 ...... 11 eu. ft, UPRIGHT Rtflul.r $889,?$ , H eu. ft, UPRIGHT RtpuUr $359.95 ': II eu, ft. UPRIGHT Rt9Ui«r 17 cy*ft. SHIST - $269.95 IW£* W99.95 ' HURRY T*kf Tht»t Prlct* NOW! * Chooi. While All Mod*!* Art in Stock SAVE! DES MOINES UPi — An Inwa, Military Academy will be established at nearby Camp Dodge to (rain national guardsmen to become commissioned officers, Maj. Gen. Fre"d C. Tandy, Iowa adjutant general, said Thursday. Sixty guardsmen from throughout the stale, ranging from privates to warrant officers, have been selected for the training. Those who qualify in academic and leadership dualities will be commissioned second lieutenants. The course will include two weeks of training beginning July 28, eight weekends of work between then and next summer, and one week of training next summer. Ma^i. E. P. Berner, operations and training officer for the Iowa National Guard, said the academy work for guardsmen was begun by the State of Massachusetts inj 1913. | Last year the National Guard | Bureau in Washington took up thOj plan and now has it in operation! in 34 states. This will be the first j time in Iowa National Guard his-j tory for such a program in this! state. | Commandant of the school will | be Brig. Gen. Gerald Du Bois, ad-| ministralive assistant in the Adjutant's office. Maj. Berner will be assistant commandant. The instructional staff will include Maj. SEGREGATION TRIAL CONTINUES . . . W. T. Dabiipy of Clinton, Trnn., a wilnrss In Ihe Clinton spgrpRntton trial In Knoxvllle, Tenn., slops lo chat wilh two of HIP 15 Anderson county ripfonHanls. With him are Raymond Wnod, 35, of Clinton and Clifford Carter, 33, of Hciskrll.-Tonn. (NEA Trlephnto) Norman JErbe, Iowa attorney general. Others on the staff are 1st Lts. Leonard A. Mayrose, Atlantic; Harry M. Willils, Le Mars; Norman L. Annan, Clarinda, and Sgt.l l.C. Kenneth R Lester, Eagle Grove. j A second class of about KO men | will go into the academy next summer. Additional groups will IK* giv-! en training each year. The pro-; gram will be on the same basis as; that for the first class. i Dallas Postmen Like Muzzles for Pooches DALLAS (dV-Postal officials say the city's leash law has really helped muzzle unfriendly pooches. Regional Postal Safety Director Harold Packard said postmen reported night dog bites in June, compared to 24 in the same month last year before the leash law became effective. St. Paul Groups Fete Caravonert Members of the eongtefalien df SI. Paul Lutheran Church joitied with the Walther League in a bd* supper Wednesday night in th« church basement for three nietft* bers of a youth caravan who fjav* been conducting services in Cdf* roll since Monday, The three caravaners are Dea Mossman of Melville, Sask., Cafi- ada; Ingrid Schlange of Aiusa, Calif.; and Beverly Richardson of Spokane, Wash. Supper was served under auspices of the Walther League, Erie Andreasen, president. Members of the congregation then joined in a presentation of the five-fold Wai(her League program Including a recreation period. The evening concluded with i candlelight meditation service in the sactuary undei auspices df th* Walther League. John Mobley prepared and led the meditation; Donna Berndt led in prayer; and Roger Kaspersen read the scrip- lure lesson. Hymns selected by tha group were sung without accompaniment. A picnic for caravan member! will be given by the Walther League Thursday night in' Northwest City Park. 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