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PAOKTWO Antarctic Treaty Fails To Get Vote in Senate Bv ERNEST B. VACTARO WASHINGTON (API - Administration hopes for ratification of the 12-nafion antarctic trpaty were set hack today when proponents failed to muster the necessary two-thirds majority in a test %'ote. The vote was 56-29 against a motion by Sen. Clair Englc (D- Cilift to defer action on thej controversial treaty until next '• Jan. 25. While defeat of the motion itself! required only a majority, propo-j nents of the treaty were two votes shy of the two-thirds majority required for ratification. Fifteen senators did not votp Missiles I Thrown From Bluff Three more instances of missile-throwing from RIvervtew i Park, in one of which a long-time employe of Piasa Tool & Die Co. was nearly struck, were reported to the police Friday. Fred Craig of Rt. 2, Godfrey. ill years an employe of Piasa ; Tool * Die Co. whose shops are just beneath the park area on WASHINGTON (AP^ - Sens. j tne w . Broadway-McAdams high- Kennedy Is Wooing South Says Cuba Will Continue To Respect All Religion By JACK BELL John F Kennedy of Massachusetts wnv _ complained to police at 6 p. and Lyndon B Johnson of Texas | m . tha , a ^tle tossed from the CONTINUED FAIR Showers or thunderstorms are ex- the desert southwest. It will be cooler pected tonight in scattered sections of in Iowa, Missouri and Oklahoma and • .. * •." •-. • . • ji_ «*•*•• A .. _, , . • „ *• M J ft •%_ • A , • southern New England, the Middle Atlantic states, the southern Plains and Mrs. Powers Isn't i irised at Plea warmer in Montana, the Dakotas and Wyoming. (AP Wirephoto) WeatherForecast Surpi WASHINGTON (AP' - Mrs. Francis Gary Powers was described today as not surprised by Soviet claims that her U2 pilot husband had "pleaded guilty to the essence of the charge" of spying on the Soviet Union. "She reacted the same as all o( us—such a claim was more or less expected." a Virginia attorney said. Mrs. Powers' reaction was re-1 ported by Alex VV. Parker of Rich-' mond, one of the attorneys named Democrats Seek Fast Progress Bv JACK BELL i Alton and vicinity: SUnny pleasant today with the high temperature 80-85. Fair and cool tonight with the low 60-65. Thursday continued fair and _______ mild with the high 80-85. North- ierly winds 5-10 m.p.li. today. i Outlook* for Friday, fair and nnd 15 could swing the decision. Three and a half hours of debate on ratification Itself were scheduled before the final vote. The test count bore out a statement by Sen. Lyndon B. Johnson, just ahead of today's session, that the treaty "is In some trouble." The Texan, Democratic leader and his party's nominee for vice president, said he did not know just how much trouble but "some very strong men are very much against it." Johnson said President Eisenhower's message Monday, calling for enactment of more than a score of items in the short ses- arc trying to won dissident Southern Democrats into supporting their ticket and avoid Republican inroads into thp South. Kennedy, as his party's presi- hluff-top park "almost struck his head." Me suggested that a plnin I clothes watchman is needed in the park area to halt the con- in which build- dpntial nominee, is working with tj n ,i| n g local representatives in an effort |, ngs of the" tool and "die 'firm to offset Dixie dissatisfaction with ,, nd automobiles have been the Democratic platform's strong I ,| (in ,., Korti and mo iorists and pp. civil rights and labor planks. i ( i PS t, ians injured or Pnr j anRe red. Thr Massachusetts senator con-, Firs , report of m)ssl]es tfamwn fprrpd Tuesday with William Bat-u,^ ,„,. b|llff W(W madc al , ,_ - ! !l. h l S ,-Y^! 1 ^ r! 1 " 1 ™,,. 11 .^!:! Tuesday by William Abbott, head of thc PT&D Co. A policeman who sped to Riverview Park learned that three children, with Sen. Harry F. Byrd (D-Vai, wh didn't work for the Demo- by tiie Virginia Bar Assn. to helpi t;I , alk . , eadprs put a ] nirrv . up , ag defend Powers trial in Moscow Aug. 17 on espionage charges. Powers' plane was , n ^ presidential campaign, downed over the Soviet Union) Renate Democ ratic Leader Lyn- Ma - v J - {do? B. Johnson of Texas passed The Soviet news agency Tass| thp W0fd hr wants some commit . Tuesday distributed the text of an| tep _ action , his week on a bil , to indictment quoting the pilot asi prbvidr mrdira , carp for the cl . saying he had in effect pleaded! dflrlv A nieettng of the Senate guilty to flying over Soviet tern-: Ki| ^ nco committee, which is con- tory "with the aim of collecting | siderinR lhe measurPi was ca lled intelligence information about theij 0) . to^. Soviet Union." ! Johnson a )i-eady has on tap for The State Department in turn, Spnatp ronsidcration a mea sure to 1 pleasant. Extended Forecast ; Illinois — Temperatures will I average about 7 degrees below | normal. Normal nigh 81-86 north. [85-91 south. Lows 61-64 north, 63|70 south. A little cooler tonight land cooler about Friday or Sat- 'urday with not much change in WASHINGTON (AP) — Demo- temperatures over the weekend. Precipitation will total one-tenth inch in a few widely scattered showers about Friday or Satur- cratic ticket when President Eis- abou , g tQ fl had enhower carried Virginia ,n lhe jt|ie p(irk a fcw ^^ ^.^ last two prudential elections. W^ , 0 trace , hem fa||ed Byrd isn t saying what he will j jast B.v RltttAfttt VALERIA!*! HAVANA (API - President Osvaldo Dorticos early today assured HIP Cuban prople Fidel Castro's regime will continue "respecting all religious cults" despite "provocations." Speaking at a post-midnight labor rally, the president made no Fpeciflc mention of the Roman Catholic hierarchy's pastoral letter last Sunday warning of HIP advance of communism in Cuba. Nor did he refer to the threat Tuesday by the archbishop coadjutor of Havana to close all Catholic churches on the island and suspend church services unless the government calls off pro-Castro demonstrators harassing anti-communist churchgoers. But in an apparent referpnce to the pastoral letter. Dorticos said: "Those imputations will fall into a void and they wfll be applauded only by those who have interests that demand that ap- plausp." Blnnip* Cmintpr Revolutionaries The president accused "counterrevolutionaries and pro-Imperialists" of "wielding religious sentiment.) against the Cuban revolution." UN Arms Talks Set ForTuesday B> WILLIAM W. OATtS UNtTED NATIONS, N. Y. (AP> —Defying a Communist boycott the 82-natton U. N. Disarmament Commission has been called to meet Tuesday afternoon to consider the failure of the Geneva disarmament talks. Luis Padilla Nervo of Mexico, ch a I r m a n of the commission, scheduled the meeting in. response to a request the United States made July 22. The meeting will constitute a farewell appearance for Henry Cabot Lodge, chief U. S. delegate to the U. N. since 1954. who will resign at its conclusion to campaign as the Republican candidate for the U. S. vice presi- Masons to Remodel Building A city building permit for remodeling the elevator shaft «nd installation of an elevator at j Piasa lyidgp Masonic Temple, J21R State St., was issued today I The preliminary work, to cost $8 552 will hi? done by Cann< >n Construction Co. William Flippo & Associates were retained as architects for thp plans, which call for major alterations estimated to cost about $70,000. Thp lodge more than a year ago announced plans to con- ( struct «n entirely new building j somewhere else, but discarded them. Piasn Lodge has been proceeding for some time past on improvements of the present structure, including air-conditioning of the third floor and in- stnllation ol a new heating system. Plans for the latest, changes call for remodeling of the first floor Into space for a kitchen "They arc useless maneuvers) dency. sion of Congress, "rited up some| tlo „,,„ VPar ,j p js reported dis ., " ' '-• i people. | Johnson said Sen. Styles Bridges of New Hampshire, chairman of the Senate Republican Policy Committee, is opposed to Eisenhower's plea for ratification. But Sen. Everett M. Dikrsen of llinois, the Repubican eader, said he thought all but five of the I . . « • J "»«'».» "i i HJ.-5t-\-> inju i n-i turbed at promises made to labor , too , fim pmploye who 8aW ... , . i and will destroy was filed by , ^ Rosewood Heights, themselves," 'All this will today on major legislation for which they hope to claim credit day. noted that Powers. 30, had been raise the minimum wage from $1, in "exclusive control" of Soviet )t $1 25 ' h and , add {rom «1 it- * -lrti J_. TJ -. ^Iflf^ft t authorities for 101 days. It added "anything he says" should be judged in this light. Mrs. Powers' travel plans for her trip to Moscow remained indefinite as she awaited Soviet permission for Parker and Frank W. Rogers of Roanoke, another attorney named by the Virginia Bar to help defend the pilot, to attend the trial. Also awaiting visas here were Mrs. Powers' mother, Mrs. Monteen Brown, and the mother's physician, Dr. James Baugh. both of Milledgeville. Ga. Mrs. Powers' visa has been approved. The departure time of the pilots' parents, Mr. and Mrs. Oliver Powers, also was indefinite. They three to five million workers to! those now covered by it. Chars Road The road to action on these po- lilically potent proposals w a s cleared when Johnson, the Demo- Atlas Goes 7,000 Miles In Test CAPE CANAVERAL, Kla.. (AP) —The Air Force has fired its Atlas missile over a 7,000-mile course and has taken over three more operational launching positions for the big intercontinental range mis- in the platform. Johnson, as the vice-presidential nominee, is working primarily on senators in an effort to win them to the cause of a national ticket. Moves under way in a half-dozen S iuthern states could omit the ticket from the ballot or free elec- ijects thrown from the park area had just struck the roof of the tool firm's building. Police again made fruitless search of the bluff- top area without result. City Council is awaiting a report from the Park Commission „-.. — _. ucHtfi iruin me uauui or nee eirr-..,,. ._ ...u_» „»„..„ „•_!.« u * i 14 Renublicfltrc would siinnnrf .. a. u as lo wnat steps might be taken _.,«„£„ " WOUW SUPP ° rt torsuto votpuas the y <- hoose - !to curb the hazard caused by Johnson has convinced some wanton throwing (rom me cratic vice-presidential nominee,: rallied party members Tuesday to' Thp Atlas was launched Tuesday scuttle an Eisenhower administra- in anotllo ' r demonstration of the tion civil rights bill that threat-j rot ' ket ' s accuracy and range ver- ened to provoke a time-killing fiji.|satlli1y. The target was between 1 the normal Atlas range of 6,325 miles and the record 9,000 miles covered by one of the missiles last buster. The bill was shelved by a 54-28 vote that followed party lines. Senate Republican Leader Ev-| May - erett M. Dirksen of Illinois protested he had no political motives in mind in offering the measure. But Democrats denounced it as "political byplay" calculated to arrived here Monday from their | demonstrate thejr parry is split on Pound, Va., home on the first leg, of Itoeir trip to Moscow. Ward Boss Accused Of Violence an issue rated highly important to I voters. i The measure would have provided statutory authority for a pres- j idential commission to supervise fair employment on govern- ratification. The opposition, led by Sen. Clair Enge (D-Callf) counted on a speech by Sen. Harry F. Byrd (D-Va) Tuesday night, and a two- hour address by Sen. Richard B. Russell (D-Ga) today, to tip the scales in their favor. But Sen. J. William Fulbright (D-Ark), chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, told a reporter he was hopeful the nec- es^sary two-thirds votes could be mustered to assure its approval, i Another supporter, Sen. Mike i Mansfield (D-Mont), assistant j majority leader, said he was not iso sure. All agreed "it will be very close." Sen. Byrd is the brother of the late Adm. Richard E. Byrd, whose pioneering explorations of the Antarctic provided the basis of earlier unofficial U.S. claims to ant- arctic territory. The treaty recognizes no such claims by any country, but opponents object it would give formal recognition to the Soviet Union's presence in Antarctica. The. treaty, Byrd said, "is bad for the United States and good for Russia." But Fuibright told the Senate that the treaty not only would dedicate the antarctic to peaceful scientific exploration on a cooperative basis but would tie thp : the missile's nose cone, which is i Soviet Union for the first time to' subjected to varied re-entry con-1 the acceptance of rigid interna- sile. The test, termed successful by officials, was one of several planned over various ranges. Another Atlas is being groomed lor an 8,000-mile flight. Scientists also want to check the performance of Southerners that they ought to support the ticket. Sen. Olin D. Johnston (D-SC) has agreed to go along. Sen. Russell B. Long (D- Lai said he also will vote for Kennedy and Johnson, but that his party's state committee will decide what the organization will do. j Georgia's senators are expected; to follow what the people say in a Sept. 14 primary about whether; Qne erview Park area. Hotel Marquee Damaged by Tl'€lli€1' have to be defeated. Our energies must be reservpd for greater battles." Dorticos spoke a few hours after a demonstration outside Havana Cathedral sent the Rt. Rev. Msgr. Evelio Diaz hurrying to the presidential palace with a warning that he would close all Catholic churches in Cuba today and declare thc church "in silence"— ithp Vatican's term for the ! church's restricted operations in | Communist countries—unless the ! government guarantees the safety I of churchgoers. ' Cardinal III | Msgr. Diaz has taken over administration of thc church in Cuba |and dining room. | Installation of an elevator i-« Dtputy Foreign Minister. n nl(1 j or ff , nU i re j n the plan. A VasllyV. Kuznetsov told delegates |ShH[( fop an P i PVfl t f)r was left from the neutral nations the nine (in (hp l)UJ , dinK oris; inally at the Soviet bloc nations would boycott ;mjlpr of a wind( ng staircase, any disarmament commission K(>movn| of the kltchen froni meeting and hoped they would do fl „.„ w <U« ..nMM r\ABntta IfttvnotBmVc I the same. Despite Kuznetsov's ed to attend the session, and some Western diplomats think the Soviets also will show up. The Soviets proposed that dis- j more space for storage of lodge j regalia and for a dressing room. j Moirissey's Shoe Store, which I formerly occupied half of the first floor, moved into the 3rd- StntP property formerly occupi- efforts to go to cussion of disarmament be de-^ NewbpnVs St()rc W es- fcrred until the General Assembly i • . opening Sept. 20 and that the 82! tpin J" 110 " °'' r W"™ tne 1€ " heads of government attend 1o !m a ,nder of the floor until mov- provide a summit discussion of: 1 "* lo U Broadway, disarmament and other •"•**' Arm> . (; roup Wm _ chev plugged this idea again' PlVk I : p Explosives a's'a"result" of the poor~'health' of T W sda V in an interview published A|ton area residents who have in Pravda. thc Soviet Communist ; war souvon j rs that may bp M ' d dangerous because they contain world problems. Soviet Premier Nikita Khrush-i idea again' 'Manuel Cardinal Arteaga, 80. Th < w «'as no immediate they want their electors to back assistance of another trucker 1 rosponsp to tnc archbishop's hoor honor t . xp ] oslves w ,i) have opportun.is Kennedy or be free to support an- * h o ^T a^nATSht • trou'l thl ''''' 1( A w>il info ' TOpd church i'° * P res ™< for the disarmament.,,, dispose of thcm when reprc _«.__ wnu «a>. naving neaangni irou- _.....,._. discussion. .-« n f n »i., A e «f »v,«, ^nth n^c,,-,,, otiier. Sen. Strom Thurmond (D-SO, a presidential candidate on the hie" only resulted in more! source said the churches actually "trouble" al 5:20 a.m. today. : would not be closed today. discussion. The Soviet proposal for a sura- 1948 States Rights ticket, said he,. Police checking into a mishap j probably will wait until the South i c . Carolina Democratic convention in which the "overhang" of the sentntives of the 50th Ornam •;• Detachment make a two-d;j> The demonstration outside the I mil assembly meeting got the visit here on Wednesday ami cathedral was the third since cold reception from the U.S. gov- Thursday next week to pick up sign at tne Mineral Springs Ho-| tel marquee was damaged. [July 17. when anti-communism t-rnment that was generally ex- such articles, Aug. 15 before making up his , , . /* mind about supporting the national i found ll had been ticket. was manifested publicly at a church service in the cathedral. trailer of a trucking outfit. < ,. viiwi t u ntri. vii~«. in tut ^auii-ui 0.1 bv * he ! A gang of youths assembled out Behind the intensive effort nowl Drivor of the tnu;k - ., . (Side thc building during a high .^ » u .^ ...^..^..v ^.™.. .— , prlce !Mass in honor of Cuban priests. being put on by the Democrats isj° f Kewanee said he stopped toi Ev , nvitnpsses said , he you th s _ the knowledge that Vice President | he 'P a fe " ow drlv e>'. and '"! SO me armed with steel bars and Richard M. Nixon, the Republi-| parkln f the to P of his trailer ; wooden dubs - shouted "down pected in thc wake of Khrush-l The plan of the Army unit chev's walkout on thp Paris sum-'was made known Tuesday when mil meeting, his cancellation of iCapt. Goodspeed and SP/5 Roh- President Eisenhower's visit to «?rt Lear called at Alton poiic<> the Soviet Union and thc recent'station to enlist cooperation of Soviet vilification of Eisenhower.'the police department in thr Lodge will lead off the discus-1safety project. sion in the disarmament commis- ___________ _________ _... —.._.- . , ______ .__ ...... ______ _______ can presidential nominee, plans to I c ^ e ln contact with the sign with tnp Popp - and "down with! sion with the West's explanation It was arranged that men sen» th ' r detachment nex' campaign in every Southern state. | un " • ! priests" and struck several wor-ifor the breakdown in the 10-na- !w e el < will make headquarter* In another driving mishap, j shippers as they left the cathe-1 tion Geneva talks—that the Soviet j at the police station and per! Union and the four other Com-i 8008 in possession of any Tuesday, a fire hydrant was ap- j dral. parently loosened. Leo Watson' of Mill Spring addition, Godfrey,! i <•. TT i w/ «* ^ii^ ^ u«j :»_^.' I Lett-Haiider w Private W^Ort'V informed police he had inadver- ditions over different ranges. Strategic Air Command headquarters in Omaha announced three Atlas launching facilities at inent contracts and would have j Warren Air Force base, Wyo., authorized federal aid for deseg-ihave been turned over to SAC's if gating school districts. '5tMlh Missile Squadron. Sens. Hugh Scott (R-Pa) and Kenneth B. Keating (R-NYi pre-; ,- •. , dieted the Democrats will be sor-; !-X|jeiieO tiona) inspection to insure compliance with provisions of the treaty. These include prohibition of mili. lary bases, as well as nuclear explosions and the dumping of radio-active waste there pending inter- Oil Television By CYNTHIA LOWRY AP TV-Radio Writer HOLLYWOOD (AP)—This is the time of public optimism and private worries for the television folk in the entertainmen' world. tently backed against the hydrant at Broadway and Wil- !liam street, causing a leak. Al- Horseshoe Crown ' munist delegations, in walking out 27, demonstrated that they 'never intended to negotiate seriously. MUNCIE. Ind. (AP) - Don Tit- Pl um | )er Suffocated ton Water Co. was notified to i comb, 35-year-old left-hander from i make a check-up. (Los Gatos, Calif., won the World! Listed as occurring in the an d National Horseshoe Pitching, Championship Tuesday night, de- : of day was a collision between a sedan driven by Lon E. Kitz- j miller of 619 Brown St. and a untried fall show, and he'l) tell you it's the greatest thing yet, and that the new star is positively national agreements on nuclear;guaranteed to be a sensation. |of 215 Brookside Ave. Damage I to the front of the Davis sedan and to the rear of the Davis car resulted, the report shows. ry for their action in killing the; A , , ^r. (measure. Ambassador at Nice ST. LOUIS (AP>—A long time| SP«S Empty Promise* Democratic ward boss and some of his workers Tuesday before were accused the election board of using money, guns and baseball bats to win in the Aug. 2 St. Louis primary election. He is Jordan W. Chambers, 63, a politician, undertaker and night club owner who claims to be the first Negro in Missouri ever elected to office on the Democratic ticket. Chambers' two defeated Negro opponents for Democratic committeeman of the 19th Ward, Arthur Lee Curry and Ray Howard, leveled the charges at a hearing before the election board. Howard, 23. a law school senior at St. Louis University, testified he was attacked by a Chambers- hired "teamster's gangster" in front of a polling place on election Scott, one of Vice President Richard M. Nixon's top advisers, said the Democratic platform had "promised everything this side of paradise" but that Senate Democrats had washed out this pledge. Keating viewed the use of a motion to table (kill)—which cuts off debate—as a part of grand design of the Democrats to use "their two-thirds majority to run roughshod over the minority," ignore Eisenhower's legislative proposals and enact their own program. But Sen John F. Kennedy of Massachusetts, the Democratic presidential nominee, called the Republican move "eleventh-hour politics." "The intention of the Republicans today was to use civil rights legislation to block enactment of bills for federal aid to education, housing, medical assistance to the NICE', France (AP) — Baron Jean Van Den Bosch, expelled Belgian ambassador to the Congo, flew in to Nice today. His wife and daughter met him at the airport with a group of French and Belgian officials. "I have nothing to say," Van Den Bosch told newsmen. "I have left my colleagues behind me and I don't want to make their task more difficult. I am keeping my opinions and my information forj my government." Boal Sinks When Plug Is Removed Mrs. Marietta Raymond, whose home and fish market occupies a site leased from the city at the foot of Henry street, called for police assistance early Tuesday evening after some trespassing children had removed the drain plug from an aluminum boat, moored at her premises, causing it to sink. Police traced tl»; children to two adult anglers (rom St. Louis, . j warning them to keep the young- • Those connected with returning, established series speak glowing- i "if you want to make a pile ly about their plans, their dandy | O f cash these days," said New Egypt is taking offers tor oiljsters from the fish market prern- exploration in 13 Western Desert j ises. or face arrest on complaint areas. 1 of the owner. day. He identified his assailant, agpd and , he lifUng of thp mini . as Barney Dandridgf. ;, num wage - Kennedy said. Dandridgp was described as a "teamsters good squad member"; by Robert Kennedy counsel for : I railllllPn Strike the Senate l.abor-Manugeinent Rackets Investi«atinB Committee, Oil MoMOM"aliela in 1958 At Age of 86 Hoover Advises Work To Keep From Stagnating •writers and thc wonderful way i the company works together. But later they mention with furrowed brows the competition on the other two networks. Sometimes they'll almost plead with you to write about the new day and hour on which the show will appear. j All the worries are legitimate. By my count, there will be a total! of 102 network shows each weekj filling prime evening time. Of' these, more than one-third^—34, to' exact—will be new programs. ; But if the people who make and i Zealand singer Vera Lynn, in Auckland, "you don't have to sing or perform. You just think of a noise and make It." (; ar | )on Dioxide dangerous war souvenirs, or other explosive items, may have them picked up by telephoning the police station to have their names and addresses listed. Tanker Reportedly Sunk Off Oman throning Ted Allen of Boulder, j dioxide fumes from dry ice he Colo. .was using to freeze a pipe suffo- Titcomb clinched the title withjcated a plumber Tuesday night. i ATHENS. Greece fAP) — Offi- BUFFALO. N.Y. (APi-Carbon cja | s of (ne Niarchos shipping office said today their tanker World Sky ran aground on an island off the Oman coast of the Arabian one match still to play, beating j police said. Frank Fabiny. 55, of i peninsula 'Curtis Day of Frankfort, Ind.. the [nearby Lackawanna was found in! A tvpor , Tuesday said the ship last challenger still in contention.! a small inclosure under a house j a np;irentl\ had sunk - 50-47. The result left Titcomb 32-2 i where he was working in matches, with Day standing 29-' —• ; 5. shoes, and Titcomb tied the rec-! In the preceding match Tit-i () rd for double ringers —69. i comb set two records — 156! While Titcomb was beating ringers out of 176 shoes — as he Steinfeldt, Day defeated Allen 50- beat Carl Steinfeldt of Rochester, 46 to eliminate the defending N. Y., 55-47. The two players champion from contention. Allen equaled the record of 310 for total stood 28-6 with one match left. CITY COUNCIL MEETING TONIGHT, 7.30 P.M. you Are Invited ALTON CITIZENS FOR BETTER GOVERNMENT The Board of Election Commis-1 sioners is conducting a week-long inquiry into charges of voting irregularities, involving both Republicans and Democrats. Most o' lhe charges invoke Democrats. Testimony by several other wit- ntKses before the board backed up charges that guns and baseball PITTSBURGH (APi-Some 300 trainmen struck the Monongahela t'onneclint; railroad today in a contract dispute idling 12.000 steel workers at the Jones & I.auphlin Steel Corp Pittsburgh works A 21-hour negotiating session (ailod lo avert the strike The striker* art members of of Railroad bats were flourished ami that Chambers hiiv^ell pushed outlthc Brotherhood money. 'Trainmen. Chambers was expected to les-; A spokesman said the union is tify today. Outside the Inuiing|seeking a contract similar to that room, be toJd nevtsmen lie knew signed b.v the United Steelwork nothing about the charges. ( t-rs and the basic ste.el industry. Chambers has served &K Derno-j The railroad serves two Ji-L cratic cornmitteeman in the ward;plants in Pittsburgh. Company of- since 1936. In his bid for te-elec- ficials said lhi> plant can't oper- tion, he receiml 3.252 votes in ale without the niilioad, a sub- the unofficial tally to 735 for >iUiar> which hauls materials, and Howard and 180 lui Cun> How-'supplies m Ux? plant*. •rd dlWVWi he v,at "cheated ol About 700 otliei raalroad ein about 1,000 votts " p.jyes were idl«d by the strike. B.v FRANCIS 8TII-LEY NKW YORK (AP)-Don't retire and start discussing pills with the fellow next door. Keep working—say at the rate of seven days a week. Once in a while, if you ever gel the chance and like such things as fishing, try to hook a lew brook trout. All that is a time-tested formula offered by a man who has found it works very well, indeed: Herbert Hoover. The tanner Republican president is spryly observing his 86th birthday today—at his desk working as usual He didn't have time lor anything else much, as eight full-time secretaries will readily affirm. Hoover, with some reluctance but with good-natured remarks, took time out Tuesday to answer questions ill connection with what he termed his "bipartisan" birthday and also to give a general accounting of his activities dunny the past year. They included: Attendance at 35 public functions, delivery of 20 speeches ("without a ghost writer"), answering 21,195 letters, acceptance of 23 awards, 14,000 miles of travel, television appearances, cornerstone layings and the raising of $1,200,000 or more for his pet project, the Boys Clubs of America. "1 hope you wil) conclude that I have not ceased work," he said smilingly to a roomful of reporters and photographers. He said he hadn't intended to hold a birthday news conference this year. "I thought we had done that stunt often enough," Hoover remarked with a grin. "However, thai idea met inan.v protests " He voiced pleasure at receiving "many touching tributes from both sides of the political area." "I have many friends on the other side." lie added. Hoover suid he aUo was gratified by an avalanche of favorable comment on his most recent "farewell speech" at the Republican National Convention. perform in television are worried, it's a cinch television viewers are! due for a period of confusion. The | networks have been playing a i game of musical chairs with the programs. When fall comes many of our old favorites will be turning • up at new times and different I days, and, in several cases, on 1 other channels. i For instance, the familiar pattern of Sunday night is to be turned topsy-turvy. NBC is coming in with three new Sunday evening shows—Shirley Temple, "National Velvet." and Tab Hunter's series and it has moved "This Is Your Life" from its old mid-week berth to the end of its Sunday night lineup opposite CBS' perennial "What's My Line" and ABC's newly acquired "Churchill Memoirs." CBS has pushed Jack Benny's show ahead a half hour, and slipped in "Candid Camera," a new show. ABC has a new hour- long adventure series coming into its Sunday night lineup, "The Islanders." And that's just the mixup of one night. Alfred Hitchcok's suspense shows movies, not onl.\ from CBS to NBC. but from Sunday to Tuesday nights. Ann Sothern is bounced from Monday night to Thursday night on CBS—opposite ABC's "The Untouchables" and NBC's Ernie Ford show. "To Tell the Truth" is set to move to 7:30 Monday nights after a long stay in the Thursday evening list. There are many more changes in store. ALL AMERICA RODEO RIVERHOUSE FARM RT. 2 GODFREY, ILL SATURDAY and SUNDAY AUGUST 27th and 28th SAT. 8 P.M.—SUN. 2 P.M. STARRING TV STAR Duncan Renaldo—The CISCO KID THRILLS-SPILLS-EXCITEMENT-FUN — STEER BULLDOOCINC — BAREBACK BRONC RIDING — CALF ROPING — SADDLE BRONC RIDING — BULL RIDING — CUTTING HORSES — BARREL RACING 1,26 1,60 TICKETS ON SfAUS NOW— I l*V ADVANCE. 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