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ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH Serving the Alton Community for More Than 124 Years SUlfPflf WfiDNKBDAYi Low, 73; High, 92. Wwrtfcw, tut§ M Established January 15, 1836. Vol. CXXV, No, 162 ALTON, ILL., TUESDAY, JULY 12, 1960. 18 PAGES 5c Per Copy Member of The Associated Two Area Youths Lose Lives by Drowning In Separate AcMmt* Monday Afternoon Separate drowning accidents Monday afternoon claimed the lives of two area boys. Clifford Gerald Cartwright, 6, drowned at Forest Homes and Billy L. Burton, 16, drowned near Woodson, 9 miles northeast of Jergeyvllle. The Cartwright boy, son of Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Cart- \vright, 421 13 St., Cottage Hills, lost his life Monday in a water hole beneath a culvert on 14th street between West drive ntid Zephyr Ridge in Forest Homes. Cartwright was swimming with his twin brother. Edward, who summoned help when ho saw Clifford disappear. Two lx>ys from the urea. Jimmy Cavasher. 10, of 1217 Meadow Dr., and David Johnson, 12, of West drive, answered Edward's cries and pulled Clifford from the water. Ed Lyn, a truck driver employ-> Billy L. Burton, Ifj. son of Mr. ed by o construction firm doing j and Mrs Kit-hard Burton of work in the area, gave Clifford!Greenfield, hud been visiting his artificial respiration, which was;uncle- and aunt. Mr. and Mrs. continued en route to the Alton!Billy C. Burton, in Woodson. He Memorial Hospital by attendants land two companions. Ronniej in a Smith ambulance. Hospital il^mhc. and RixliR-y Burton. the Woodron Fire Protection 0to- trie*. Firemen dragged the pond, and j recovered the youth's body about j 4:20 p.m. Morgan County Coroner E. 0. Sample held an Inquest at his home Monday night. A verdict of accidental death by drowning was reached. j Billy was born April 30. 1944 inj Carroilton.' He was a member i of the eighth grade class at! Greenfield school. Funeral services will be con-i ducted Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. j at the .Shields Memorial with the) Rev. C. B. K. Argall officiating. Oakwood Khrushchev Warns U2 Flights Could Bring 'Outbreak of War' Board Told OfPiansfor Buildings Alton Board of Education ini C. CAimVKIOHT Burial xvill be in Cemetery, Greenfield. Friends] may call at the funeral home ul j any lime prior to the services.. Gerald Clifford, who was bornj . , in St. Louis. Nov. 9. 1953. mov-! one of lts lon K est """tons of re- 1 ed with his parents to Cottage j«enl yearn Monday night heard 1 Hills a year ago. He was a pupil i Architect Bernard Keeney de-; in the first grade at Cottage : S( . ribe plans for adding to , niw Hills School. schools and building a new one Surviving in addition to his parents and twin brother. Edward, ' an- two other brothers. Tom and, iLeroy. wnd a sister, June Chris- School Architect Keeney also) ; presented three plans for alter- i , . . .... .? cos ' ol more than a m " llon uars to Funeral rites will be conduct-j "^ ta ?1, " ChOCl ex P a " slons 5led Wednesday in St. Bernard's! which ' ncl " ded a P roposal for a 01 in,,,,-,., wood River, with thej new scho0 ' on a new 8 " e at a the Angels at 9 *** personnel worked for .T.i minutes i cousin, had taken a large tractor 1 but failed to revive the boy. Hej inner tubo and had gone was pronounced dead at the hos-lswim in a pond on the farn pital at 4:3j p.m. • James Lonorgan, near Woodson. ( Deputy Sheriff Lc<- Moss and (The inner tube flipped over and,^ Ia * s of Special Deputy Calvin Grills said I dumped thr Iwys into IS feet of' Thp Rev Frank O'Hara, that the water in which the boy '• water. 'of St. KcMn's Parish. Rosewon drowned was about seven or U"hen Billy disappeared, his-Heights, will be celebi eight feet dee,^ cousin ran the mile and a half mass and '^ate at ~ - h , Bh 8chool , for 700 students, atj The other drowning victim, | to Woodson and alerted men of riles in Short Cemetery. ^ "^ ^ S1 , ) ^ {m \ ^^^ The plans arc preliminary toi CouncU Will Ask for Survey plan was to push the referendum ^v g> "M/|" 1 • A• 1*. M. "D m. ^ lal1 1)L " pjans have since ' "I lTXcll*K(?Ie, AllCnicllC J\OlllCS member Tavc su^Tted a°o5| lay to after tho first of next i After a queslion-and-answer.said it was hi,s understanding; Use of Langdon was proposed ( year to give enough time for conference Monday night with; that maintenance cannot be tak-i in the Lochner engineering re-i fully publicizing the-, need ol E. W. Riefler, district engineerien over by the state until obli-lport of which the Council longi sc 'hool buildings, of the Division of Highways, jgations on the bridge arc taken i ago approved Stage 1 — the Problems attending tlie need with regard to Clark highway'care of and there is assurance; bridge approach system arrange--for more money are so numer- bridge approaches and a con-ifhe bridge Is in proper structur- ment. >ous that the board set a special necting route to the north Belt j a! condition. He made no state- However, Riefler indicated that j meeting, as a committee, forj route, City Council members,;ment as to whether a tax lien;jj the Council wants further sur-jJury 18 at b:30 p.m. at Haskolli sitting as a committee, approv- ' on the bridge were a factor in de- veys on feasibiliay of connecting j House, to discuss the issues, ed a resolution asking the high-i lay on approaches. The Council ( ,-outes it might so request the! Concensus of board member* way division to make a feasibili-j had been told, Wiseman said,, Division of Highways. He was was that something has to be ty survey of the use of Marketjthat the tax lien was one thing'unprepared, he said, to advise ' ' ' " POSSIBLE DEMO TICKET LOS ANGELES—Gov. Orville Freeman of Minnesota, right, has a feu- words tor Sen. John F. Kennedy as the Massachusetts Senator attended a Minnesota, state meeting, one of many he attended as he tried to win the Demo- cratic presidential nomination. Sen. Hubert Humphrey of Minnesota, in releasing his delegate bloc, urged his supporters to back Freeman for the vice presidential spot on the Democratic ticket. (AP Wirephoto.) May Take Downed Plane Matter to United Nations By STANLEV JOHNSON MOSCOW (AP)—Soviet Premier Nlkita Khrushchev warned today that resumption of American U2 spy flights over the Soviet Union would "heat the existing tension to boiling point and bring matters to the outbreak of war." The Soviet Premier gave this warning at a Kremlin news conference in answer to a question about the possibility of renewal of U2 flights. He did not elaborate. , Earlier, in an opening statement, Khrushchev had charged the flight of the RB47 reconnaissance plane shot down July 1 by a Soviet fighter demonstrated that U.S. policy isaimed at "provoking a serious military conflict." He also declared that this "new act of perfidy" had demonstrated that President Eisenhower's assurance in Paiis that the U2 flights over Soviet territory had been discontinued was "not worth a bad penny." Khrushchev claimed the two surviving crewmen of the American plane—1st Lt. John R. McCone, 38, of Tonganoxie, Kan., and 1st Lt. Freeman B. Olmstead, 24, of Elmira, N.Y.—had admitted their plane "was to have flown along ! the northern frontiers of the Sov- Kennedy Impregnable; Dems Face Battle on Civil Rights jiet Union on an espionage mis- j sion." ' United Nations RB47 disappeared on July 1 said it was surveying electromagnetic fields in arctic waters to gain Information for unproved navigational maps. After the Soviet spy charge was made Monday, President Eisenhower ordered U.S. officials to make no comment until he could study a full report from the State and Defense Departments on Moscow's charges. Khrushchev said the "provocative flight of the RB47 showed that President Eisenhower's assurance at the abortive Paris summit conference that American.spy flights over the Soviet Union had been discontinued "are not worth a penny." Khrushchev said that since the plane was stopped as it began its intrusion over Soviet territory, "tile Soviet government limited itself to destroying the aircraft." "The surviving members of the crew will be brought to court in accordance with Soviet laws," he continued. "Let the provocateurs and the executors of their ill will not count on such actions unpunished." i Acts of Aggretjtdou Khrushchev said he thought thej The incidenti Khrushchev as- Soviet Union would take the mat- j serted "testified mat the U.S. aiKl other alternates for the con-1 holding up final transfer, necting link , : Counter Query tiic city as to its own plans in the 'matter, suggesting the city The resolution will be report- : hi discussion, it was sought to ; should act on its own initiative. ed to the Council for final dispo-jjeam what the Division of High-1 Councilman Maynard Lister op- 'ways, wants the city to do in ex- sition Wednesday night District Engineer Riefler toldSpedition of the bridge improve- the Council members there are j ment. Riefler responded with a posed the pending Council resolution for feasibility surveys on By JACK BELL yet in on the ground floor of what | sibility that Kennedy might dip ter of the RB47 to the United Na, tions—first to the Security Council ' and then to the General Assembly. But he added that no firm decision had been made on such action. Khrushchev said the Soviet government had delayed U days in done in the face of a rising tide , LOS ANGELES (APi — The I they hope will become the first I into the ranks of Midwestern gov-j announcing that the RB47 had of students, predictably increas- j Democratic National Convention ing at the rate of 300 a yeat. I squared off today for a civil rights party administration of the White I House in eight years. fot . hjg mate And The present school system is j battle, with Sen. John F. Kennedy! They paid little more than cur-i , . . H ., Sacmu> to oncoming the of Massachusetts holding an im-jsory attention initially to a plat- j A!*« i mrf_W _-u......_>Au / ^**.t.ifl*wc nr%. 4+»" *i^**j-«ii^aln f^iL*.. ««..4^.'x «±MM. . 4-L.n «r. ».4-«.*/-«-i hoard has announced. increase, the pregnable position as its potential presidential nominee. presently no plans for the bridge! counter query "what approach system, but that geome- city want'.'' use of Market street on the.'. Not ruled out. so far, is a Adherents of Senate Democratic j rights. Despite a vigorous protest routes to!possibility of year-'round school Leader Lyndon B. Johnson of]from delegates of nine Southern almost no one thought that the senator would 'cOTrtrining"™"the"~ party's ] leav£ any important office like 'strongest recorded stand on civil this lo the chance selection of an doe* the;ground that alternate Langdon street had "open convention." Sen. Hubert H. Humphrey of certainly j on a half-day basis, or some sim- i Texas refused to give up hope that j states, there seemed h'ttle likeli-1 Minnesota — who freed about 65 tries of the interchange system He suggested that the highway been considered when the Loch-iilar arrangement. A large ques-ihe can wrest the nomination away (hood that the opposition would go ; nor ' was report drawn. suggesting Langdon He expressed fear exists, howevec. nether such a plan as can be i hour rally. within Riverside Park are under j department was not the authoi study. 'of the resolution before the Coun Asked to Attend cil (proposing the Market sur-ithat more surveys would put thejfinanced without abnormal ex-. In line with this. Johnson called The distinct engineer altendedjveyj — that it merely was sug-|city in the position of taking re- penditures in several directionsja news conference today for what the committee meeting in re-jgested there should be agree-isponsibility for further delay inj— such as for extensive air con-1an aide called "an important an- sponse to a resolution of invita-iment reached here as to what;getting construction of the lion issued by the Council at its!connecting route would be of bridge approaches started, and regular meeting two weeks ago. j greatest benefit contended a Market survey would j t j e ,I any p j an to expam j tne Under the resolution he was ask-' He indicated it was necessary! be a duplication of effort. i school system without adding them ' ed to attend and give informa-|for working out the geometries,, old Depot Suggested j buildings is a tax referendum 1 """ pledged delegates Monday and es- to'from Kennedy by a dramatic last-1 beyond focal fireworks or engage timated that more than half of ! in any substantial bolt. ! them would go to Kennedy—said The delegates' attention was riv-|he believes Gov. Orville L. Free- eted on the maneuvering __________ ditioning of many buildings. inouncement concerning the issues plte alj ' " Also looming immediately un- and Johnson's presidential ticket still going on de- that Kennedy sa fely also pointed out that tion as to the bridge improve-i of the interchange iu the river; Lister menl situation ipark area that it be known how j possible use of the old union I 1 J A • Prior to Mr Riefler being called to sit in with group last night, the committee City Manager G. VV. Watt reported to the Council that he had received an ac-jdty itself would want. bridge traffic was to be diverted!depot site for a new hose house to other routes — also that such!is held up by possible use of a divei-sion t o relieve downtown Market route and that it was congestion was something the desirable to yet the fire house lo ; cation question settled. Mr. Rief- knowledgment of a letter of in-j Lister told the district engineer jier, ui reply suggested that ir- quiry to Chief Highway Engineer Ralph Bartelsmeyer with regard to the bridge situation. The re- tliat the only information as to state plans had come to the council members by word of sponse, he said, was that a full mouth and that the council was Clyde Wiseman, the Council! Wiseman assured Riefler that to pay the added teaching and involved in the convention anaj had me top nomination concerning j stowed away m his p^g Near- the elevated speakers' stand, the 39-vote Missouri dele- man of Minnesota has a good chance to wind up in the second spot in Thursday's convention voting. The aide declined to elaborate. administrative The school costs, board Monday respective of the bridge approaches, the problem of taking traffic to and from the Mc-| Adams route and "berm" across! reply to his query would be forth-Jin the dark as to what is requir- the railroad tracks at. the foot of coming in a later communication. ied or wanted by tlie state. Market would still have to be At request of Councilman, Council Cooperative 'considered. He referred to the crossing over the railroads as "quite a problem" with which night defined its position as one wherein a choice is to be made of what plan will be followed to provide for a sure upturn in the school population. BLOODMOBILE Abel Hall 2821 E. Broadway July 14—Noon-() p.m. group also voted to take into consideration a protest petition against use of a projection of Market street for the connecting route. District Engineer Riefler on taking a choir with the council members was given an expression of appreciation tor his presence by Mayor pro tern Jerome Springman. In response, Riefler said he was happy to be present, adding "but whether I can clarify all that is in your minds remains to be seen." Council Concerned Mr. Riefler was told by Councilman Wiseman that the council had been unable to get direct information as to the status of the bridge approach plans and was particularly concerned because of an assurance of the highway department a year ago last January that plans for the approaches would be complete within 18 months after the bridge tolls receivership case was ended — a time now expired. The district engineer uuid no designs for approaches have yet been made. Wiseman also pointed out that Council members have been told that the state cannot make bridge improvements until the structure is few of alencumber- ances. He inquired bow the state could make expenditures tor repairs on the bridge but not for approaches. This question Mr. Riefler said was one he "cannot answer." CouwUnwi Mwynjird Liwer asked if the lack of a transfer of the bridge to the State of Illinois were due to Hens on toe he would find the Council coop- Asked whether Johnson would announce then that he was withdraw- i ing from the race, the aide replied "No, definitely not." But if Johnson wouldn't give up, only a relative few among the delegates questioned that Kennedy j will go beyond the required 7SI votes for the top nomination on i the first presidential tally Wednes- jday. I (•Vveritth Activity, This; situation spawned feverish I activity on tlie part of Democrats >of all shades of opinion hoping to gation was busy with speculation. Its favorite son, Sen. Stuart Symington, was reported slowly recognizing tlie inevitability of Kennedy's nomination. Second Place Would Symington accept second place on the ticket? No, replied the senator's closest friends, he still was running for the presidential nomination. But a "perhaps" came from Gov. James T. Blair Jr., who was not regarded as one of tlie most DATA AT THE DAM 8a.m temperature Yesterday's today Rivei' stage b«!ow dam at 8 a.m. 9.5. Pool 22.8. High 93°, low 70 3 Precipitation 24 lirs. to 8 a.m. None. erative and willing to work with j Local Engineer Sljeppard still the Division of Highways. With regard to selection of a connecting route between the north belt and the river park complex, Riefler suggested that the Council seemed to be asking the state to take a hand in solving a local problem in the city. The resolution seemed ,to Indicate, he said, there was a degree of local controversy as to a connecting route and that tlie Council was in a quandary. Riefler cited that after the city took under consideration the Lochner plan contemplating ultimate use of the Langdon route to take congestion from the downtown area. Alton's planning engineers recommended the use of Henry street which the state had originally recommended, but which the Council disapproved. Councilman Jerome Springman replied hut it was not a local problem when glutted traffic on the bridge. and its connection With state routes was concerned. Riefkr denied there bad been any recommendation communication from the highway-department that the city must recommend a connecting route as a means of expediting the construction of the bridge approaches. He ftlao raid that the highway department hud not given the local engineer, C< U. Stapnejd any assignment to make a tur» tiier sutdy of feattibpy of the use of Langdon street and Its projection for a connecting route from the bridge to the oortb 0,11 • !is wrestling, and indicated there could be no immediate answer! whether it precluded a hose house location at Front and Market. The proposed resolution as to Market surveys, which svas before the council committee last night, hud included a preamble citing that'the Division of High ways had asked the city to designate a connecting route from the bridge to the north Belt; also that tlie recommendation of the Lochner report for use of Langdon street appeared unreasonable. State Can Accept Clark Bridge, Attorney Rules SPRINGFIELD, ill. (SpecialI — Gov. William G. Stratton announced . today William Guikl that Atty. has ruled Gen. it is i enthusiastic of Symington's rooters ; despite his position as head of the • delegation. "I think he might take it," Blaii told a reporter. • Across the aisle Gov. Michael ! V. DiSalle of Ohio, who was con- i verted to the Kennedy cause the hard way several months ago, was of the same opinion. JudgeKinneyTakesLevee Fee Case Under Study word 'liens' as used in the statute includes a tax lien for unpaid DiSalle voiced taxes in favor of the State of Illi-j either Johnson the or belief that Symington ttetfolutiou Offered In view of the responses of Mr. Riefler, Councilman Wiseman offered a resolution to amend by striking these "whereases" from tlie resolution, and adding an amendment that on completion of the further studies on alternative connecting routes the Division of Highways submit recommendations for a route "based on engineering feasibility and cost considerations," Councilman Springniui) offered further amendment that in the survey asked the state include within its study "other alternate (routes* it feels most practical a» a right of way for a limited nMBS route." Both amendments were adopt* ed. Then the revised resolution was ayprovfld for w^ommeod*. legal for the State of Illinois to, accept the Clark Bridge at Al-i 1 ton from tho State of Missouri. In an opinion asked by State Public Works Director Edwin A. Rosenstone, Guild held that tax i liens on the bridge are the state's tion back to the Council by • 44 vote. Lister voted 'nay* In view of bis previously expressed objftotlon further survey own liens and, therefore, the statute of prohibition does not apply in' this all right for the bridge. RosenbUme had week whether the •ase and it will be Illinois to accept asked lust state would be prohibited by tux liens from taking over the bridge. Guild, in his opinion, said: "Tlie State of Illinois can ac quire u bridge across a stream forming a boundry line between this and another state where all statutory vequlveruenU have been met, with the exception that there is an outstanding lien in favor of the State of Illinois for unpaid taxes." Further, said Guild, "if the state has a perpetual Hen for tMftp QB real twerthe ite taxes, OF CRACKS Removal of the tax lien obstacle before Illinois' acceptance of the Clark bridge from Missouri 'was welcomed as good news by Mayor P. W. Day when the Telegraph informed him of 11. He said, however, some question still existed us to cause of tlie cracks in the decking near tliis end of the bridge, discovered recently. The state has cited this as another reason for delay in acceptance of tlie span. *»»•.-. we upon the reasoning to other cages, it 1» my opinion that It was not with- I,, Mayor Day this morning told the Telegraph thai he had learn- ; would take second place with alac- ! riiy. But Kennedy himself almost ; ruled out Johnson at an earliei news conference when he said he thinks the Texas senator regards his Senate leadership responsibility as greater than that of the vice presidency. Best Ticket Gov. David L. Lawrence of Pennsylvania, who led a majority of his state's 81 votes to Kennedy, thought a Kennedy-Symington ticket would be the best the party could offer. This surge \vus bolstered by tlie fact that Symington is a Middle Westerner, is more mature in years than Kennedy, has an agricultural voting record regarded restoration Job fall and winter pei-formad under contract from the Missouri commission. Bartelsmeyer indicated to Day, said the mayor, a growing belief that the cracks might have developed from some ^rin"»»i-K' difficulties ed from Illinois Chief Highway „„ muLn moi . e pleasing to the Engineer R K. Bartlesmeyer^ the stale and the Missouri Highway Commission still were investigating cause of the cracks. Considerable work had been done on the supporting units to the bridge in a more than WOO,000 last fanners than that of the Massachusetts senator, and is acceptable to the Soutli This did not rule out the Imide Mutt* . PAQH . PAGE . PAC11S SOCIAL ..... PAGE OBITUARY GOIfICi ..... PAGE U • PAGE U * 1'V . , PAGE Ul EDWARDSVJLLE — The mat- tor of allowance of fees to Wood River Drainage and Levee District Attorney Harold G. Talley was taken under advisement by County Judge Michael Kinney late Monday at conclusion of a hearing on objections to the fees. Both counsel for taxpayers- objectors to the fees and personal counsel for Talley rested their case Monday. The tempors of the taxpayers-objectors attor ney and Talley again flared at the- hearing and at one po'nt Judge Kinney called a short recess when the two men begat) shouting at one another. Tttlle.v on Stand Talley, called to the sland by Rain for rebuttal testimony, was examined as lo his time sheets for work performed for tiie levee district and as to alleged variations in the sheets prepared by himself and the district engineer, Wilbur F. Stevens. Talley declared from the stand that never was any lime for luncheon meetings charged lo the district unless, district business was conducted. He said thai "thanks to Tom Butler (who helped arrange meetings with industry), we saved the taxpayers a lot of money in avoiding protracted litigation." In answer to a declaration government has not abandoned the policy of committing acts of aggression against the Soviet Union." "The American people," he continued, "like the whole world public, must know the truth. They must know that the U.S. government is conducting a dangerous game with the destinies of the world, the destinies of the peoples." U.S. Calls Red Charge ^Reckless' NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — The White House today accused the Soviet Union of "a deliberate and reckless attempt to create an m- . , . . , ternational incident" in shooting shouldn t we do the same on July , . . . 1," Khrushchev remarked ^ d m ™ an American reconnaissance laughter. 'plane in the arctic. The U.S. Air Force after the At President Elsenhower's va- ! cation headquarters, press secre- jtary James C. Hagerty also dei tiled Russian claims that the j plane was over Soviet territory i when it was brought down July 1. | "The American RB47 plane was lover international waters and at no time was over Soviet tern- been shot down in order to see what alibis the United States would come up with. He said frankly "his government was bop- ing for another cover story like the initial explanation that the U2 shot down on-May Day had been on a weather flight and had strayed inadvertently over Soviet territory. After the Russians announced tlie U2 was shot down deep in Soviet territory and the pilot, Francis G. Powers, bad admitted he was on a United States spy mission, the conceded it had been flying such espionage missions for several years. Confused Americans "We confused the Americans on May 1, so we thought why $150 said a day," he was lie said. TaJiey never concerned from the taxpayers - objectors counsel thai some ol the conferences held with industry were an attempt to "blackjack" industry into agreeing to his fee, Talley said he never at any time tried to "blackjack" industry into anything. "I told tUem my to he I2S an hour and about his fee, but was only concerned about industry paying its fair share of assessments for the district. Further explaining details of announcement of a proposed "ceiling" stipulation on administrative costs, T. W. Butler, secretary and general manager Cor the Alton District Manufacturers Association, told the Telegraph he understood these costs covered a number of cate gories. Other Jtaeft Included These were not only attorneys' and engineering fees, but expenses of clerical, secretarial, and other costs. The stipulation was still in process of preparation today. It would represent an agreement oi 13 industries in the Levee District to recommend court action on their objections to administrative fees involved. Of the $88,750 considered ui drafting tho stipulation, $60,000 would be available for administrative services performed since March 30, I960. Tlie balance would be applied to such services performed—and on which jjaymenl was advanced — prior to March 30. Meanwhile. Frank Rain, Gust St. Louis, and Virgil Jaooby af Alton, attorneys for Talley, were scheduled to confer today on further details of the stipulation, later to be discussed with counsel (or the industries. Judge Kinney set a hearing on a petition for allowance of fees to Levee Dlutrlpt Engineer Wilbur Stevens for 8:90 aoa. Wednesday. tory, Soviet territorial waters or Soviet air space," Hagerty said in a statement. "The shooting down of this plane us tlie Soviet government alleges can only have been a deliberate and reckless attempt to create an international incident." Hagerty also hit at efforts by Soviet shchev Premier and his Nikita Kmu- goverament to liken tlie new plane episode to the U2 spy plane mission of last May. No Foundation "Any attempt to connect toe flight ol this aircraft with the U2 flight of May is completely without foundation and the Soviet authorities, including Mr. Khrushchev, know this." Hagerty said the United States will make a formal reply later in the day to the official Soviet protest note delivered' Monday to a U. S. Embassy official in Moscow. The press secretary said the American reply would be made public in Washington later today. Earlier, offlcially-ordered silence prevailed as the President awaited a government report ou the incident. The order to all federal officials to keep mum wag pniWiinpfd at the summer White Home late Monday. Press Secretary Jamw C. Hagerty told a news "MftinffiiP" there would be no public ooja- oieut from anyone lo the admtal* tration pending naoaipt of U» report Eisenhower Ofdered- TODAY'S CHUCKLE The biggest roocu in fc» wortj to room tar tmpiwenMob-

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