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September 9, 1957

Carrol Daily Times Herald from Carroll, Iowa · Page 6

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Set Off 62nd \ American Prisoner of Red China Says He Was a U.S. Spy Atom Blast in Desert Area •l ^M'm^r SITE. Nev. m - A bright yellow Hash, a sharp crack and a prolonged rumble signaled the 18th shot in the Atomic Energy Commission's current tost series early Sunday. It was the 62nd blast'to sear the desert since the tests here began in 1951. Another is scheduled for Tuesday. Officials said there would be little or no fallout off the test site. 1 The device was fired from a balloon 750 feet in the air. CAMPAIGN DIRECTOR (Time* Herald News ScrvlM) MANNING — Rev. Lester Moore of the Manning Methodist Church has been appointed director of the CROP campaign in Woodbury and Ida counties. LONDON W>—A U.S. civilian imprisoned in Communist China on spy charges has been quoted by visiting Americans as saying he worked for the Central Intelligence Agency. The British news agency Reu-f ters reported in a Peiping dispatch Sunday that five U.S. students said the statement was made to them in a Peiping prison visit with Richard Fecteau, 30, of Lynn, Mass. A spokesman for the CIA in Washington refused to comment. The prisoner's mother Mrs. Philip D. Fecteau has denied that he worked for the CIA. Fecteau and John Downey, 27, of New Britain, Conn., both civilian employes of the Army, disap peered on a flight from Korea to Japan In 1952. The Communists repeatedly have accused them of working for the CIA. Fecteau was sentenced to 20 years and Downey to life imprisonment. The •> Communists asserted they were shot down over Man churia while dropping supplies to agents there. The United States has denied this. Reuters said separate groups from the 41 young Americans on -an unauthorized tour of Red China visited for 30 minutes each with Fecteau and Downey Sunday. The 10 visitors — five to each prisoner—later drew up a joint statement about, the Interviews. The statement was released after a 17-hour delay, officially attributed to "difficulties in mimeographing," The visitors were required to agree before visiting the prison that they would not ask Fecteau and Downey any questions about their trial or* charges against them. They were forbidden to take notes. The touring Americans may be allowed to visit other U.S. prisoners in Shanghai, Chinese authorities indicated. Two Catholic priests—the Revs. John P. Wagner of Pittsburgh and Joseph P. McCormack of Osslning, N. Y- Tlmat Herald, Carroll, Iowa Monday, Sept. 9, 1957 and businessman Hugh F. Redmond of Yonkers, N. Y,, are believed under house arrest in Shanghai. Fectau was quoted as„ saying that he had intended to become a football coach when he enrolled in Boston University but decided he could not make enough money that way and went to work for the government. The interviewers said he then was asked: "For the CefHral Intelligence Agency?" They said Fecteau replied: "Yes." He was quoted as saying he was held in solitary confinement for 2V4 years before he was sentenced. "It was pretty tough," he said. "There was no one to talk to, nothing to read and nothing to do. I got a nervous tic but that has gone now. I think the general practice is. to be rough on prisoners before the sentence and lenient afterward. The treatment is fine now." Fecteau said there had been no organized attempt to make him a Communist. Fecteau said he had nothing to tell the press except "to get me out of here." Downey, described as suntanned and with cropped hair, was quoted aB saying he was convinced it is wrong to believe the Communist government of China is only a passing phase and that Nationalist President Chiang Kai- shek will retake the mainland. Both prisoners seemed to be in good health, their Visitor said. The two are in separate cells; each shared with one English-speaking Chinese prisoner. 5,500 Attend Air Show at Jefferson JEFFERSON Ifl-An estimated 5,500 persons attended the air show here Sunday, honoring Maj. Arthur J. Davis, a native »f Greene County and a pilot for 40 years. Davis was one of the featured performers,, flying a specially built stunt ship. Emancipation of slaves in Latin America began in 1794. Greenville Youth Dies in Auto Accident M1LFORD m - Gary Eldon Greene, 16, Greenville, was killed early Sunday when the car he was i'riv}ng ran off Highway 71 about four miles south of here and struck a culvert. Coroner K. L. Clayton said Greene apparently Ml asleep. , Eschatology is the study of "last •hings" — i.e., death and the end if the world. Carol Coleman, 01 in Teacher, Is Queen of Furrow AMES iffl — Carol Coleman, a 20-year-old- second-grade teacher at Olitt, reigned Monday as 'Queen of the Furrow." Miss Coleman's selection from more than 300 candidates entered in the state contest was announced Sunday night at a meeting of the Iowa soil conservation district commissioners, co-sponsor of the contest. Miss Coleman was crowned by ; last year's winner, Mrs. Duane ! Bunting of Ames. Miss Coleman . is eligible for the national con', test. i She will reign over the state soil : conservation field day and. plow- j ing matches next Saturday on the ; Rueben Moore farm seven miles northeast of Hampton. She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Leon Coleman. THIS fTORI-WIDE SALE OFFERS HARD TO RESIST VALUES IN EVERY DEPARTMENT OF YOUR SAFEWAY v ^et your share of tliede Swia&liiny \Jalm6 y 'before •Saturday Yji^Lt! Juice Libby's Tomato - LaLani Pineapple Del Monte Pineapple & Grapefruit, 46-oz. Can 25 C 4 1 $ 1 so SAFEWAY Cheese-! 1 * .. .Breeze: 2-lb. On. 69c Velveeta; . .2-lb. Ctn. 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Ifljj 349 Baby f oods». 12 L~ $ 1 00 ir Empress — pure Grape, Plum, Apple, or Grange Marmalade Tide; ..,;49J/**^ c 59c ...w/i-oz. mm Jm ^ Italian Prunes Fresh, plump, tweet, A from the Northwest, Jf| Vz-Bushol Basket Bartlett Pears SMS B „.*4.49 R. T. E. Ready-to-tat, First Quality Brands, the preferred size, 12 to 16-lb, average Whole or Full Half Ham Wionove Gu . s laser's Skinless YY iener5 All Meat. Lb Coffee and Donuts Every Morning This Week 8:30 till 10 WAltH FOR OUR HOURLY SPECIALS Wl\0**1 ^11 Special Offer ... at Safeway I 45« ose Sit '%1iiiiL#t wan qr/Aw^rm , ,Prlc »i, eftltfive thru SffuitlaVf September 14, "l In Cerrell v » - u —• and get a 'SEC^J^P-^AlRh- for only I*"*** ,••*»-• *%••/.'<• >...«r-,^ *v*»n » i il Knzfer Held Under Bond Of $200,000 CHICAGO t/b—A 39-year-old man accused of stabbing eight persons has been ordered held on $200,000 bond pending arraignment on four charges of assault with a deadly weapon. Judge Henry C. Ferguson Sunday set bond for Joseph Caraher after telling him he was "feigning insanity." Four persons have identified Caraher as the man who stabbed them on the streets of Chicago. Delay Arraignment Ferguson postponed until Wednesday Caraher's arraignment in Felony Court on four charges of assault with a deadly weapon. Caraher was seized Friday by an off-duty detective in a chase on Chicago's near Northwest side. A citywide search was launched last week after a wave of stab- bings was reported to police. None of the victims was seriously injured. When Caraher appeared before Judge Ferguson he appeared bewildered and incoherent. After he appeared not to hear, Ferguson snapped: "I believe you know what's going on, but you're feigning insanity." Ex-Night Watchman Garaher is an ex-night watchman who has been unemployed since May. Police said he has seemed dazed and unresponsive to questioning. He has denied the stabbings. But police said the chase which captured him Friday was led by witnesses to the last of the eight stabbings. Patrick Deeley, chief of detectives, said Caraher will be given a few days rest in the hope that he may become calm enough for questioning about a number of unsolved crimes. More Than 40 At Birthday Party In Art Elias Home (Time. H»mld N>w» Servlr*) WESTSIDE — More than 40 relatives and friends gathered at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Art Elias Tuesday evening for the birthday of Mrs. Elias. Dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Irwin Thiedeman Monday evening were Mr. and Mrs. Harold Evers of Des Moines and Mr. and Mrs. Herman Lamp. Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Linde and Ed Linde spent Tuesday in Omaha. Kevin and Pamela Linde, children of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Linde. spent the day with their grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Vetter. Roy Schrum of Springfield. 111., spent the weekend in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Wendell Luetje. Mr. Schrum is a brother of Mrs. Luetje. Mrs. Leonard Kock and Lorna attended a bridal shower honoring Joyce Alyward of Vail at the home of Mrs. Leslie Schlecta Sunday. Miss Alyward will marry Kenneth Kock Sept. 14. Tuesday evening, Mr. and Mrs. Clayton Dohse, Marsha and Craig, Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Jensen and Gordon and guests, Mr. and Mrs. David Kerwin and Rhonda and Jerry of Bakersfield. Calif., visited in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Louie Bauer and Betty and Fred Lehmberg. Mr. and Mrs. Menne Jurgens were dinner guests Sunday in the home of Mr. and Mrs. John Ju- binus of Pocahontas. Larry Beckman of Chanute Field, 111., visited over the weekend with Mrs. Larry Beckman of Manilla and his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Beckman. Sunday afternoon, Mr. and Mrs. Emil Dettbarn, Mr. and Mrs. Earl Dixon, Mr. and Mrs. Myron Dettbarn, assisted by Merlyn Lena and Ila Mae Nilsen of Vail, moved the furnishings of Mr. and Mrs. James Quandt of Denison from their apartment into the home of. Mrs. William Petersen. Mr. and Mrs. Harry Nulle spent their vacation in the home of their son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mr^. Robert Joens and son, Brent, at Osceola. Mr. and Mrs. Carl Frabm of Rock Falls, 111., were overnight guests Friday in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Irwin Thiedeman. Mr. and Mrs. R. J. Redig of Storm Lake visited Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Olson and family of Wall Lake. Tuesday overnight guests In the home of Mr. and Mrs. Art Brotherson were Mrs. Brotherson'i brother and sister-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Sewell Baker and Mrs.'Ann Ikler of Inglewood, Calif. Wednesday evening' guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Jensen and Gordon at a party honoring Rhonda Kerwin on her fourth birthday were Mr. and Mrs. Fred Kruse, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Kracht, Mark and Jan BiUten, Mr, and Mrs. Clayton Dohse, Marsha and Craig, Westside; Mr. and Mrs. Louie Bauer and Betty, Carroll; and Mr. and Mrs. Jen> sen's guests, Mr. and Mrs. David Kerwin, Rhonda and Jerry, Bakersfield, Calif. Dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Rudolph Gottsch Sunday were Mr. and Mrs. Otto Dose of Ida Grove, Mr, and Mrs. John Dose of Dan* bury and Mr, and Mrs. Harry Ni« .colaison of CorrecilonviUe. OLD METHODS One-hatf the- population of the world consists of peasants strug. gllng to produce food against the uncertainties of primitive agriciA tuns,

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