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Editorial— Fair to Express Man's Hope for a Better World "He Worked for Us Once —Let Him Work "Again" Next April in Brussels, Belgium, the first world's fair since the New York event of 1939-40 will be opened. All the early signs indicate that it will be a highly imaginative, stimulating fair which may well leave a strong positive mark on the world's peaceful endeavors. Inevitably, fairs of worldwide scope stress industrial and com- ercial progress as well as sultural development. But the Brussels ex- hibitiomseems dedicated to a deep : er, fuller expression of man's ' urgings toward a better world. With the globe turning in the shadow of the threat of nuclear warfare, there could be no more suitable moment to declare faith— as the Brussels fair does — in "man's ability to mold the atomic age to the ultimate advantage of all nations and peoples." While the world's newspapers tell of guided missiles and atomic warheads and radioactive fallout, at Brussels the big word will be hope. Pervading all the major industrial, scientific and cultural exhibits will be the hope that while time exists man can find a broad common path of peace and fruitful labor. That the nations of the world are eager to join in a display of this spirit, in an expression of this overriding faith in man's future, Is clear from the warm response organizers of the Brussels exhibition have received. Some 50 countries and at least 10 Timet Herald, Carroll, Iowa Wednesday, July 24, 1957 seven international organizations plan to take part in the fair. The great nations particularly appear bent on giving the world a convincing demonstration that they prefer to orient their talents and energies toward rewarding peaceful pursuits rather than sterile, destructive war. Especially heartening from this vantage point is the fact that the United States, heretofore never notable for ambitious participation in the fairs of other lands, will be a leading contributor to the Brussels event. Its pavilion will be the biggest free-span circular building ever erected. The people of Belgium are to be commended for their enterprise and vision in planning and preparing a world's fair dedicated so earnestly to human betterment in a time of trial. It deserves the support and attention of millions from many lands. Thoughts After this manner therefore pray ye: Our Father which art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name.— Matthew 6:9. Father of Light! great God of Heaven! Hear'st thou the accents of despair? Can guilt like man's be e 'er forgiven? Can vice atone for crimes by prayer?—Lord Bryon. U.S. Canadian Committee Seeks to Reduce "Tensions 1 By PETER EDSON NEA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON — (NEA) - Reduction of ;'tensions" between Canada and the United States is being given a different twist by a new experiment just launched here. It calls for trying to solve existing differences between the two countries by a Canadian-American Committee of 40 prominent business, labor and farm leaders from each of the two countries. They will act as private citizens instead of through the usual government diplomatic channels. If this effort is successful, it may set a pattern for reducing friction between countries in other parts of the free world — Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and even the Far East. It has taken National Planning Association more than two years to get this new venture started. NPA is a privately financed, nonprofit and non-political research organization interested in planning for future economic development in the U.S. and overseas. Chairman and moving spirit of NPA is Danish-born H.* Christian Sonne, president of South Ridge Corp., New York Co-chairmen of the new Canadian-American Committee will be President Robert M. Fowler of Canadian Pulp and Paper Association and R. Douglas Stuart of Chicago, board chairman of Quaker Oats and former U.S. ambassador to Canada. The new committee will hold its first meeting in or near Montreal some time this fall. It will be a general discussion of the principal causes of strained relations between the two countries. These include: The dumping of American farm surpluses in foreign markets which undercuts Canada's grain export sales. Canadian-American trade bal ances, now running a billion dol- satellites. lars a year in favor of the U.S. and against Canada. Arrangements for increased Canadian participation in equity financing for U. S. investments in Canada. Adjustment of tolls on the St. Lawrence seaway to cover unexpectedly higher costs of construction and operation. Joint development of the Columbia River Basin. Export. of Canadian hydroelectric power, petroleum, and natural gas to insure U.S. deliveries and firm markets. Communications and cultural 1 relations, to overcome Canadian objections to U. S. saturation in radio and magazines. The hope is, says Sonne, that the new committee can find solutions for some of these problems without government participation. No recommendations will be made that are not agreed to by both Canadians and Americans. If the committee comes up with solutions that will require government action, then recommendations will be made direct to the two governments. "Most international problems are economic problems before they become political issues," comments ex-Ambassador Stuart.' He feels that businessmen should be able to solve them without government interference. Canada is America's best customer in the world, and vice versa. New committee Co-chairman Fowler refuses to comment on the theory of Canada's new Premier John George Diefenbaker, that 15 per cent of Canada's U.S. trade should be shifted to Great Britain. But Mr. Fowler points out that this is a reflection of the feeling of many Canadians, that the U.S. takes Canada too much for granted. Canadian national pride resents this. Canadians want to be treated as equal partners, not as ing in her successor 1 on the job of directing activities of the 5,000 active duty enlisted women and 725 officers — the Waves' peacetime standby quota. *> The two four-stripers will participate in the Waves' reunion July 26-28 at Boston where Secretary of the Navy Gates will be guest of honor along with Mrs. Douglas Horton, the former Capt. Mildred H. McAfee who was the first director of the Waves. 7%e fflafate fk*0tt So Afraid of Amy? Stop Pretending You Don't Care Capt. Quick, starting her four- year term, is the fifth Wave director. By MRS. MURIEL LAWRENCE i So this time we- stay with it. We Amy's towel is stuffed untidily j stand before the shut door fully over the rack. Splashes of tooth- 1 experiencing our helplessness, paste spatter the basin, and overi After a minute or two, we find everything is sprinkled the powder' ourselves thinking, "I could not Amy's applied to herself before feel more alone than I do now. I rushing to her room to • dress for! could not feel more unhappy than a date. ! I feel now. So nothing Amy could Coming upstairs, we note this: ever do t0 me , a 8 ain coul< j make , i disorder. Mechanically starting to me feel worse. I am not afraid of Discriminate!! in the South will; put it straight, we call out to Amy, i her ™* more disappear like fog before the sun-j "What do you take me for—your! Now we are rea dy to 8° over to shine (by political p r e s s u r e; persona j maid" what a disgrace tne s l amme d door, open it and through guaranteed vote). — Sen. ,f ora i.wear-old girl to leave a I say ' "Please tidy the bathroom be- SO THEY SAY Concrete Placed at Less Cost- lowa Leads in 'Slip-Form' Paving Iowa is leading the nation in a new method of paving with concrete. It*s known as slip - form paving and the process is attracting wide attention from midwest state and county highway officials. By the end of the present construction season there will be a total of 165.35 miles — more than any other state — placed with this relatively new traveling - form paver. Use on Local Roads Of this total mileage, 121 miles is on local secondary roads where county boards of supervisors' are moving into permanent long-life surfacing with this new economical process. In recent days highway officials from North Dakota and Minnesota, and county road officials from Kansas, have made inspection tours of new slip-form paving in Pocahontas County, and previously placed slip-form paving in Greene and Boone counties. This state's pioneering in slip- form work has also drawn inter­ est via Inspection tours from highway officials of Wisconsin, Indiana, Missouri, Illinois, Michigan, Nebraska and Colorado. With this new process concrete paving can be placed with less cost than the conventional paving method. Such paving can be accomplished under county road budgets to give a permanent road at a low first cost with little maintenance. This factor is becoming increasingly important. The Iowa Good Roads Association, in its July report, states." "It is becoming evident, as was said in 1948 by the Highway Investigation Committee r-e p o r t: 'The maintenanee of secondary roads that are surfaced with crushed stone or gravel . . . presents two serious problems: first, a heavy average annual replacement cost oft surfacing material . . . and second, a constantly diminishing supply of material that can be macle available for such work.' " Developed in Iowa The nation's first slip-form pa­ ver was developed by James W. Johnson, laboratory chief of the Iowa Highway Commission. Slip-form paving was first placed in Iowa in O'Brien County in the city of Primghar, in • 1949. That same year a one - mile stretch was paved In Mason City in Cerro Gordo - County. Greene County, in 1954, built two miles with the traveling-form paver. In 1955, and since then, other counties which have moved into this type paving program include Polk, Palo Alto, Hardin, Hamilton, Wright, Dallas, Iowa and Ida. State highway commission slip-form projects have been approved for primary road work in Buena Vista, Plymouth, Woodbury, Howard and Winneshiek. This paving method eliminates some labor involved In form setting, the necessity of investment in forms and separate mechanical finishing equipment, which means a saving to the contractor and consequently a saving to the county and state. Crow's Nest By J. W Wilson The story in yesterday's Times Herald concerning the city budget for next year was somewhat unusual for these times. The city has found it possible to reduce the budget asking. If approved, the tax levy for Carroll will be less. Surely that is contrary to the present-day trend. Most everything is costing more, but here in Carroll our city government is to cost less. That is good news to ,| everyone. It is not anticipated that the services provided by the city will be reduced in any way, in fact, it is possible that in some instances they will be improved and even expanded. This comes about through good management and administration in the various city agencies. The administration and city council should be thanked by J every taxpayer in Carroll. We should all cooperate with man, agement so that it will be possible ! to continue this trend. It requires \ constant vigilance on the part of management to bring about con! ditions which enable a reduction in the tax askings. It is much easier to go the opposite way. 3 Southerners Found Anti-Rights Talking Points Karl Mundt (R-S.D.) We should not send onr boys! A m „ ;„.„,...„„». n \ u i not. , overseas unless foreign nations I da X ys t^Xor vdUn^-'Shut Amy's response to us has'simply are willing to surrender a little bit j h £ ™£ sh *; stopped mattering. What matters mess like this. Honestly, I don't know . . ." fore you leave." We don't care if she obeys or not up! Stop nagging me!" - and i stoppea mattering wnat matters slams the door in our fnop ! ,s our *«covery that we can make willing of their sovereign rights by grant- 1 B f~ mc t u- A " — c ing 100 per cent jurisdiction to the I • ™ s ne ?° 0r 10 ° ur f ac *- I a straightforward demand" on'her American forces of all American! _ we st0 P "dying the bathroom, i without terror of what she may do personnel. — Retired Gen. James! f° r , a . mom ^ lt we Ju . st stare at the \ with it. We have felt helplessness inrnui- oth A„..;.„ i Shut door. We imagine thai WPYP i „ u t . :i _ r_ .. . A. Van Fleet, former 8th Army commander And Get a New Boss, Too— Waves Celebrate 15th Birthday By FRANCES LEWINE WASHINGTON tfv-The Waves, Women's branch of the Navy, celebrates its 15th birthday this month and gets a new boss about the same time. A birthday reunion this weekend in Boston will give a lot of Waves a first glimpse of attractive Capt. Winfred Redden Quick of San Francisco, their new director. It's practically an anniversary for 45-year-old Capt, Quick, too. Daily Times Herald Daily Except Sundays and Holiday* By The Herald publishing Company 105 West Fifth Street Carroll, Iowa JAMES W. WILSON, Publisher HOWARD B. WILSON, Editor Entered a« second class matter at the post office at Carroll, Iowa, under the. act of March 3, 1870. Member of the Associated Press The Associated Press is entitled ex- cluslvely to the use for republication of all the local news printed in ujjs newspaper as patches weU as all kP Official Paper of County and City Subscription .Rates •8* Carrier, Boy Delivery la Carroll per week • BY MAIL Carroll, Adjoining Counties, - W " y ^dJoiiUn« r ~'Couitiei; ir £3lj? lwj$$t to law**' moa *utat4e '.Iowa, • year we ES&lir .110 00 1.28 1100 l 1 - The 5-foot-5 strawberry blonde was among the first officers commissioned after President Roosevelt signed a bill July 30. 1942, permitting women to join the naval reserve. "The Waves were a novelty in that period of naval history," recalls Capt. Quick, then a personnel management expert. But, she added, "there's no question of the acceptance of women now." In fact, Capt, Quick says the Waves will have a significant role in the supersonic-atomic Navy that's now shaping up. With 15 years' experience, the Waves now are getting top Navy jobs with more responsibility, Capt. Quick says. She got full agreement from Capt. Louise K. Wilde, outgoing Wave director,, as the two sat in their small office in the Pentagon's Navy annex. Dressed in smart" "civilian" sport clothes, they chatted easily against a backdrop of photographs of Waves at work. Navy rules no longer require Wave officers to wear Uniform except on special duty assignments. Capt. Quick and Capt. Wilde, of Concord, N.H., will trade jobB officially Aug. 9. with Cap*. Wilde going to a new assignment at the Navy's Postgraduate School in Monterey, Calif. Meanwhile, Capt. Wilde was fill- Let this (her being deserted after putting husband through law schdoll be a warning to all girls, keep your money in your pocket. I T» 1 . . * r . t • I cUi .i ***.*» ur« i " • *L \ V 1 wuu lu " c nave ieu neipiessness f,Sn,J h„r whT gIne 3t we J e ! ri Sht through to its end-and have fur.ous-but what we are' really \ discovered that we have survived feeling is terror—the painful know ledge of our helplessness. it. The reduction is not gigantic. It is 2.1 mills or $2.10 on every $1,000 in valuation. It may be that ! our total tax bill won't be reduc- j ed, for there are other agencies ; of government that figure in the ' total tax bill. There is the coun- 1 ty budget and the school district j budget to be included in the to- I tal tax bill. It could be that the j askings in both Instances would By JAMES MARLOW Associated Press News Analyst WASHINGTON W-This is the story of how three Southern senators found three big talking points to cause division and surprise among supporters of President Eisenhower's civil rights bill. There would seem hardly any reason for surprise if members of Congress, North and South, had done their homework by reading a lawbook for no more than 30 minutes. All Democrats The three Southerners who developed the talking points, all Democrats, are Senators Russell (Ga), Ervin (NO and Eastland (Miss). They got a big helping year. It will be due come January 1. Talk to your officials about taxes. Thank them, if you feel it is deserved. Likewise, criticize if | that be deserved. But make your comments constructive and specific. General complaints are not "s-- .y""" 1 ""- , rtn y worth a great deal, Just being j ° n * ^obeying could be tried for against something is not enough. ^ JTM y i** T thmi v ° n i_- - i » i lurv trial nnrt emit hand from Robert Young, a lawyer on the stafi of Eastland's Judiciary Committee. Their three points: Russell—This bill would permit the President to use troops to back up court orders in civil rights cases. Eastland—under this bill people could be compelled to be informers. Ervin — The bill would deprive a man of trial by jury. This is the background for what follows: There is an old 1871 law—called Section 1985— which says anyone whose civil rights are violated can sue in federal court for damages or ask a judge to order the violation Stopped. This law covers a very broad field of civil rights. Many Southern Negroes, particularly the poorest, never heard of the law and, if they did, couldn't afford a court fight. So the Eisenhower bill proposes: Section 1985 should be amended to let the attorney general step in and ask for a court order to stop a civil rights violation. Any- You must be opposed for specific and logical reasons if your objec tions are to merit consideration. Note Birthdays At Parties in Lake View Homes (Time* Herald Newt Serrltet LAKE VIEW ~ The 70th birthday of John Hess was observed Sunday at a family dinner in his Up to 'now we've evaded it. Its so upsetting that our first j We've neither pretended she impulse is to run away from it. j wasn't humiliating us or that we We want to get away fast to 1 didn't mind it. Now in the very •Burlesque queen Mrs. Joseph | some P lace where Amy can't | pain we've been running away Alberti, in Paterson, N. J., court, j make us feel like this again. ! from we've found independence of But running away from helpless- j Amy—the essential to becoming I was reading my road map. -I ness is an old habit of ours - ner f™nd Patrick Powers, 70, of Chicago, arrested for doing 90 m.p.h. on Ohio Turnpike. If a father hadn't been one himself he wouldn't worry half so much about his son. A bachelor sometimes is a man who envies married men until he gets married. t wipe out the saving that the city j honor. Guests were: Mr. and Mrs i contemplates. However, the city 1 has set an example. It is not im- ; possible that other taxing agen- j cies could follow this example. To j accomplish this those agencies No driver's license should ever be issued to the one who causes accidents — that "other fellow." Q — How many species of mushrooms are recognized by botanists? A — There are about 38,000 known species in the mushroom family. Only an expert botanist or skilled person can tell which ones are safe. You 11 seldom find that an auto ; Q _ up on what WCMlon wag an hat has turned turtle was travel-j en emy warship first sunk by a ing like one. submarine? in Congress to vote for suffrage for women? A — Repl Jeannette Rankin, Montana. Q — What is the meaning of the nautical term lagan? A — Lagan Is ship cargo which is sunk with the definite intension of being recovered later. A buoy usually marks it location. Q — Was the bungalow first developed in America? A — No, it originated in India. need encouragement from taxpayers. _,, . . ., ... „ ... I A — In February, 1864, when u Th ! ° n i y .u tr0Ub u 1 * Wlt ^- ge J tlng the Confederate submarine Hund- broadened through vacation. trav- , ey torpedoed the Union warsnip el is that you also get flattened. I H ^ usal ^ niCi b i ockading the port of I Charleston. Both ships went One mouth and two ears may 1 • mean that you should talk less than you listen. Remember Way Back When down Lots of folks in the south raise fishing worms for a living and that's a pretty good angle. There is a match that can be ignited 100 times — and then the pipe finally goes out for keeps. Few desire to hamper good government just for the sake of tax reduction*. It is not enough to be just content that taxes should be reduced. It requires constructive suggestions as to possible ways of accomplishing reductions in the askings. Specific places where savings could possibly be made must be pointed out. Perhaps there are places where the needs are not quite as extensive as they have been pictured, or where the urgency is not quite as demanding. Government officials, 1 jury trial, and sent to jail. 3 Pages of Laws If you took the trouble to go into a law library and ask the clerk to let you see the civil rights laws, you'd find three pages of them listed together in what is called the U.S. Code—meaning a collection of laws still on the books. Two of them apply directly to Section 1985 and therefore~>-since the Eisenhower bill would amend Section 1985 by adding new powers to it—they would apply to the bill if it beca"me law. One says the President can use j troops to btfck up a court' order i issued under Section 1985; the oth- L. B. Weitzel. Mr. and Mrs. Her man Greve and Mr. and Mrs. Hans Schmidt and son, Bob. The birthday of L. B. Weitzel j eTZZTnd i??aSi ^' tl !?n 0th * was observed Friday with a picnic LsSrTlSml alf- Com " in the yard at their home. The wZ!Jl^ aA ? t -~ 4h * t f ny one even knowing of a conspiracy in the yard at their home. The ninth birthday of Allen Erickson of Wall Lake was also observed. Guests were Mrs. Albert Nutzman and Mrs. Roland Erickson and family. Mr. ana Mrs. Hans Schmidt and Mr. and Mrs. Herman Greve were evening guests. Mr. and Mrs. Ed Peterson of Webster City were Saturday evening visitors in the Walt Summers home. Mr. and Mrs. Delmer Summers and daughter of Webster City were Sunday guests in the Walt Summers home. Weekend guests in the Frank Zimmer home were: Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Simons and daughter, Des Moines; Mr- and Mrs. Joseph Some people find that the best , and easiest way to get out of a fi- Q — Who was the only woman nancial hole is to dig In. Nineteen Thirty-Two—* A small contingent of the "bonus army" passed through Carroll last night staying overnight at a camp near the American Legion Swimming Pool. Nineteen Thirty-Two— A kittenball tournament in which 12 teams will compete will be held here Sunday, July 31, under auspices of the Junior Chamber of Commerce. Nineteen Thirty-Two— The Goodyear entry won first j suring factors, IISPA in tho Ollfn Ufa ynnr. .... place in the auto tire race during stunt night at the American Legion " Swimming Pool last night. Paul Nockels headed the list in Z H ».h2 -J , 3? Go -i on Blss won lhat as lhe y werein th « c °°i the distance dive with a plunge of 40 feet'. Nineteen Thirty-Two— • Mr, and Mrs. Walter N. Handy anri tnn nuu.jj „." ,, .""""v , uvnjr, wwi musi oi ine oraering 212? i h0ard M/ re u• i ':<* auto models yet to Spencer where Mr. Handy was transferred from Cedar Rapids. Mr. Handy, formerly -city engi n«u» ni i*tkinvM • Cm IkX • "* '« w <wrw /reversal m tne itrenc \£-$J?B8tf$l * These started slip and Mrs. Haindy who lived here for three yeiajrs while Rev. Handy *»» pastor of the Me<hodist Church. Mrs. Handy is the former Floreaoe Shoemaker of Carroll. To Calm Business Fears—' Strong Points Pop Up in Economy By SAM DAWSON I bears In the stock market, despite NEW YORK W — Businessmen' the wariness iast week that kept have some pleasant news today j year's record high point. Helping market sentiment have been many of the corporate earnings statements now pouring in at full tide. While lots of companies are falling victim to the rising trend of operating costs and some to declining sales, an impressive number are reporting gains in net profits after taxes over the year ago figures, and some are. crowing over record sales, and profits. The cost of living which has been climbing monotonously for months may level off next month, the experts think, if the harvests reverse the* upward trend of food prices. The American Bankers Assn. report that small and medium- size bonks still have funds to lend. Only one third of them report any cutting back in loan volume--Only 2. per cent of the small banks report "quite a number" of small business concerns sufferinj' from tight money. ' v The federal government Craports to take their minds off all the heat that has been battering most of the nation. Strong points in the economy keep popping up to calm the fearful and to reassure the wary who say they still can't be sure which way business is heading. Let's leave the several admittedly soft spots to fry in the heat wave and look today at the-reas- The National Assn. of Purchasing Agents reports most of its members "hopeful" of upturn in the fall, although not as sure of of M,ay Steelmen report an unexpected but mild gain in new orders in July, with most of the ordering come Machine tool makers also note a cheerful <reve.r8al in the,i trend ping in March; and continued to drag until June, but that month saw new orders topping the May number by 20 per cent. TJio buU« atiU outnumber tbt believe, are always ready to dis - i i ii ,, , ,, I *»»•«» """"M, wit. auu mis. iiusepn cuss factually the needs, the rea-f Marie Kay, Emmetsburg. Mrs. sons why certain amounts are'" ... «• necessary, with anyone or group that is sincerely interested in assisting in getting the most out of every tax dollar expended. it ended the fiscal year with" a budget surplus of i'/» billion dollars. . This is the time of the year when consideration is given to tax askings. Taxpayers should be Interested in what the various tax levying agencies are asking in the way of money. You have an opportunity to be heard for every budget'requires an open hearing. Now is when objections must be made. Complaining to the county treasurer when you are paying the bill is not the proper time. For then it is too late to do, any good at all. The treasurer does not set the tax. That office is only the collector of the amounts that other officials have established as the needs. The proper place to make objections is at the various budget hearings. For the county it is when the supervisors hold the hearing; the city council for the city; the school board for the school district. Right now these hearings are being scheduled., Notice of the hearing is published, together with the amounts asked. The time and place of hearing is also included. Watch for these notices. Study the information - contained in them. If you have any questions, go to the meeting and ask questions. Explanations will be given gladly by the officials. .But make objections now, if any you have, not next year when you go to pay the bill. If no objections are made when the obit' gation is incurred, then it Is log* icai to assume that no objections will be made when the obligation becomes due. Our tax bill is belief nude up right now tot* next Kay remained for a longer visit. Additional Sunday guests were; Mr. and Mrs. Harold Brown and Mr. and Mrs. Jim Fouts and sons, Woodbine, and Mr. and Mrs. Donald Brown and family, Dows. Weekend guests in the Robert Wright home)were: Mr. and Mrs. John Pollock and daughters of Fremont. Neb., and Mr. and Mrs. Walter Larm of Royal., Mrs. William Cleveland entertained the Lake View Bridge Club at a 1:30 luncheon at the Brower Hotel in Odebolt Friday. Mrs. L. A*. Drilling, Mrs. Joe Drilling, Mrs. Ed Quinn, Mrs. B. J. Manly and Mrs. Karl Staab, were guests Mrs. Staab won the guest prize. Club prizes were won by Mrs. Harley Ellis and Mrs. Hilda John son. Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Weitzel accompanied the Marvin Weitzel family to the Ledges at Boone Sunday where they were joined by Mr. and Mrs. F C. Egley and Mrs. Dean McSUvra and son of Des Moines for a picnic dinner. Donald Weitzel and Patty Weitzel accompanied their grandparents home' to spend a week in the Egley aesidence. The Queen of Clubs and husbands were entertained at an evening party in the Vern Silver home Friday. Prizes were awarded to Mrs. Lester Lille, Mrs. C. E. Lierman and Jack Smith and Chris Zein. Hostesses were C. E. Uer- man, J. Tarpy, J. Therkelson, Chris Zein and. Mrs. Silver, Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Wicker of Ft. Dodge were Sunday dinner and gupper guests in the Vernon Wicker home. Mr. and Mrs. Wilmer .HanBon were supper guests and fl^rv and Mrs. Hajrry Thiesseji of Sac City and Mrv Elsie Anderson and daughter Linda, were evening visitors. to violate a person's civil rights under Section 1985 must tell the government or face damages." But when Atty. Gen. Brownell appeared before the House Judiciary Committee in 1956 and 1957 — when the bill was being considered — no one questioning him asked about the use of troops and compulsory * informers. . Didn't Volunteer He didn't volunteer the information. When the House passed the bill in 1956 and again in 1957, both times after lengthy debate, no mention was made of the use of troops and informers in connection with the bill. House members made their big pitch on the trial-by-judge issue this year, but only after Ervin had been talking about it in the Senate for months It was' Ervin himself who made this a prime issue. But it was different when Brownell appeared before the Senate Judiciary' Committee. Young had taken the .trouble to look up the old civil rightc laws which— in addition to. Section 1985—might be affected by Eisenhower's .bill. He told Ervin. Ervin let Young question Brownell about the use of troops and how it was. directly tied in with th> old law to be amended. Brownell blew up, refused to discuss it, even when Ervin chimed in, and said it was an affront to the President. Maybe .Brownell was truly surprised. It's possible he didn't look up the old laws either, and simply had relied on lawyers In his Justice Department to draw up the Elsenhower bill. Detailed Explanation Russell, in reading over the record of the Senate Judiciary , Committee, noted Young's questioning of Brownell on troops. He asked Young .for more information. Young gave him a detailed explanation. On July 2 Russell made a biting speech against the bill, noting the use-of-troops tie-in with it, and denounced It as cunning and devious. This even seemed to be news to Eisenhower, who then began to act puzzled about his bill. Meanwhile, Young told Eastland of the tie-in between the Elsen­ hower bill and compulsory inform* era.- Eastland on July 11 made savage attack on the bill, pointing up the compulsory Informer angle, Monday the Senate voted unanimously to repeal the old law on the use of troops,

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