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rotm ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH TUESDAY, 1963 Editorial Ait Editor Who Stayed 'Ahead' Every editor wotth the pi-inter's ink he els must be "ahead" of his community. Tfait means he opens himself to a lot of opposition—-some fait, some hitting far below the belt, and With the most reprehensible of guerrilla tactics. One of the rtiost dangerous of these guerrilla tactics is the nationwide attempt by the "hate" groups to undermine faith of readers In the press, by means both blunt arid subtle. These developments are not very dra- rtiatic, They are difficult for the public to detect. The public, then, needs to be reminded occasionally by more recognizable presentations the sacrifice and the courage that go into maintaining the American press at its always high, and ever-rising level of devotion to informing the citizens who arc its readers. Significantly enough, two institutions of higher education in the country have focused attention on the personal heroism of the many editors across the land who have made easily recognizable sacrifices. Both develop this dramatization with the spotlight on the Rev. Elijah P. Lovejoy, whom mobs assassinated in Alton. Nov. 7, 1837 because he fought personally and journalistically in the cause of freedom for all men, as well as for the press. Albion College at Albion, Maine, Lovejoy's own school, undertook this program some years back. Southern Illinois University and the International Conference of Weekly Newspaper Editors which it sponsors have more recently joined in bringing the Lovejoy story and symbolism up to date. The SItJ-lCNE selection of a Midlothian, Texas editor, W. Penn Jones, Jr., for its 1963 award^—niade Sunday evening at Pare Mar- qttette Lodge—Was in conformity with the usual high order of judgment made by these organizations. It brought to public attention once again what some members of the press do suffer, and most others are ready to suffer in order that the United States may retain its freedom through uninhibited exchange of truthful information. That Mr. Jones' long fight against a board of education has not yet accomplished what it set out to do is beside the point. He was willing to make the sacrifice of his safety and his personal welfare in order to provide the leadership he felt his community needed. This is typical of many editors who see a cause and set out to fight for it. Their failures often are merely symptoms of the enormity of the obstacles they select to overcome. This has always been the case in the world's history. Even the cause to which Lovejoy gave his loyalty and his life took nearly a quarter century to bloom into the Emancipation Proclamation and Constitutional Amendments freeing the slaves. And the race for which he sought this freedom is still fighting for recognition of its equality. Where Jobs Are Law Foulup Millions of jobs to reduce unemployment among Negroes were called for by Chairman Walter W. Heller of the President's Council of Economic Advisors as a remedy for racial employment unbalance. To create these millions of jobs Mr. Heller urged adoption by Congress of the President's proposal for a tax cut. At least one school of economists has held the tax cut will leave wage earners with more money to spend with resultant more buying and more employment. We might suggest an additional source of relief. One of the most criticized spots in the nation's economy in the field of discrimination is the building industry. But unions insist there are now no openings for Negroes on the massive scale necessary. We believe the day the building trades reduce their scales to a level where the ordinary householder can abandon do-it-yourself maintenance and improvement, ' employment in this field will pick up on just this massive scale. Read These A series of special articles describing in detail the accomplishments of the Illinois General Assembly was started in Saturday's Telegraph with one on the revised judicial system. The just-adjourned legislature, despite its failing in some respects, did accomplish one of the biggest tasks of any in recent years — and did it ahead of schedule. Its actions are important for Illinoisans to understand. With this in mind, the Telegraph For some years the Telegraph has attempted through these columns to encourage quicker settlement of taxes from the county treasurer's office with local governmental units. We believed it would save the local units considerable in interest money, in addition to representing merely the just way to carry on this business. We believe the taxpayer, himself, would be more interested in paying of taxes if he knew the money wasn't going to lie idle, tangled up in red tape. We are happy, then, to note that County Treasurer George Musso has completed installation of equipment that will make possible monthly settlements with local governmental units. A discouragingly small number of the local units indicated their desire for the more frequent and prompt settlements—for reasons best known to them. However, we feel that those desiring them will be able to more than compensate. Perhaps the others will catch on. And realization by City Treasurer M. O. Elliott that fiscal complications make small payments of little use for him because of the manifold split of taxes here should encourage a legislative study of this foolish fouling up of local governmental business by existing tax handling red tape. ***** and the Associated Press are joining forces to bring to our readers this examination of its accomplishments. We hope they will be thoroughly read and 'well analyzed so that our readers will be informed of the latest developments in the framework of our state governmental structure. The Allen-Scott Report Soviet Leads U. S. in Nuclear Arms WASHINGTON — A new Soviet er ani nightmare in cataclysmic weap- SS-8. ons hangs like a fearsome cloud over the East-West nuclear test ban talks getting underway in Moscow. The Russians have successfully tested the SS-8, a third generation intercontinental ballistic missile that is far more powerful and accurate than the giant ICBMs they already have. This foreboding development means that Soviet rocket scientists have perfected an 1CBM "carrier" for their steadily increasing stockpile of 50 to 100- megaton "super" H-bombs. One megaton is the equivalent of 1 million tons of TNT. General Curtis LeMay disclosed this startling information to the Senate Armed Services Preparedness Subcommittee in expressing his frank opposition to the U.S. entering into an unpoliced nuclear test ban agreement with Russia. The outspoken Air Chief of Staff warned the senators that the Soviet is now substantially ahead of the U.S. in the development and testing of giant nuclear weapons and their "carriers," and Uiat a treaty banning tests of them in the atmosphere would definitely continue the Reds in their sinister lead. General LeMay asserted that Air Force Intelligence is now firmly convinced the Russians are giving the development of giant ICBA "c a r r 1 e r s" top priority. This belief Is strongly supported by data based on recent Soviet missile tests in the Pacific, which Air Force experts Jeel quite certain completed the development of the deadly SS-8. At a closed-door session with the game Senate committee, Central Intelligence Director John Mo Cone agreed with LeMay's grim report on the Soviet's superiority iii'super nuclear weapons. However, while conceding that the Russians have the "capabil ty" of delivering "super bombs,' expressed the opinion Soviet priority Is'now center qn Jjie pi'o4u,<?Uon of. a ne thftt Is considerably light er and more mobile than the huge to this day no senator on either New Soviet Missile As described by the CIA chiefs this latest Soviet missile is similar to our Minuteman, that has a range of 5,000 miles and is just becoming operational. The Russian version of the missile is launched from pads that are cheaper to construct and perhaps capable of being better camouflaged than other Soviet ICBMs. The missile is deemed to have full inertial guidance, instead of he combination of radio and built- n guidance of earlier models. In the judgment of CIA, this new Red missile is an exception- illy satisfactory weapon for a na- ion whose military theorists insist above all on the crucial importance of "pre-emption" — the necessity to strike first in the employment of nuclear arms. These and other still-classified details of the Soviet's stupendous uiclear-missile capabilities will je made public by Senator John Stennis, D-Miss., chairman when and if a nuclear test ban treaty s submitted to the Senate for rat- fication. These profoundly disturbing ntelligence reports explain why Alton Evening Telegraph Published Dally by Alton Telegraph Priming Company P. B. COUSLEV. Publisher PAUL S. COUSLJJY. Editor Subscription price <!0c weekly by carrier; by mall $12 a year in Illinois and Missouri, $18 In all other states. Mall subscriptions not accepted In towns where carrier delivery is available. MEMBER OF THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The Associated Press Is exclusively entitled to the use for publication of all news dispatches credited in this paper and to the local news pub llshed herein. MEMBER. THE AUDIT BUREAU OF CIRCULATION Local Advertising Rates and Contract information on application al the Tulegraph business office, ill East Broadway. Alton, III. National Advertising Representatives.: Th« Branham * Company, New York, Chicago, Detroit and St. Louis. the Armed Services Committee or the Joint Atomic Committee has put his name on the Humphrey- Dodd resolution favoring an agreement banning nuclear tests in the atmosphere and underwat er. This highly significant absten tion is not generally known, bu it lias been carefully noted in im portimt congressional quarters. Amazing Hunt The Justice Department is preparing to take the wraps off an other fascinating A-bomb storj <opt secret since World War II As related to the Joint Atom! lommittee, the Federal Bureai of Investigation was able to recover without incident or publii lotice top-secret drawings of thi first atomic bomb's launching mechanism that accidentally fell on of a B-29 bomber in late 193 while flying over the San Francis co-Oakland area. Although the drawings shredded by the backlash f r o n the plane's propellers, FBI agent were able to recover enough pie< es to make certain that the docu ment had been so mutilated tha it could not be deciphered by a enemy. • Cuban Bombshell Dr. Milton Eisenhower, brothe of the former President, is certai to precipitate a new wrangle ov er Cuba when ho shortly release a highly critical letter he sen President Kennedy in 1962 fo reneging on his promise to sup port the Tractors for Freedot Committee. According to Dr. Eis> enhower, he agreed to organiz the Committee, to ransom the Ba of Pigs prisoners, on the Pros dent's personal assurances tha the administration svould public ly back it. But this support neve came and the committee disbanc ed Communist North Korea agents are infiltrating Japan western coast, according to info mation furnished the U.S. Arm by Japanese police authorities The Japanese- say the North Ko reans are being landed in sma boats to spy on U.S. bases In Ja pan. CO 1903, The Hall Syndicate, Inc.) tyrtbief Lntvrcttcc Sees Little Hope for a Nuclear Ban WASHINGTON - Are the pre- ent talks at Moscow on a ttu- lear-test ban just the prelude to Jong series of negotiations that .rill eventually prove as fruitless o prevent World War 111 as the ame kind of parleys were before ach of the last two big wars? For the realistic fact Is that led China Is capable of provok- ng a world conflict. The Peking overnment Is about to test its rst atomic bomb. Quantity pro- uctlon may be years away, but t takes only a few bombs to In- midate neighboring countries in n attempt to acquire more ter- itory. China has a number of So- let-tralned scientists of her own, nd a test of the first bomb Is ex- jected In a few months. So the actics of terror can begin now. Red China, in breaking away rom Russia, may, of course, lose some economic and military sup- xjrt, but this doesn't prevent her rom threatening countries in southeast Asia and even starting n attack on Formosa or Korea f it suits her purpose. The Peking leaders are bent in a nationalist course and on he building of an empire of their iwn to dominate Asia. They feel hat nuclear weapons are essenti- 1 to the satisfaction of their na- ional ambitions. A nuclear-test greement in Moscow that doesn't nclude a means of stopping fur- her aggression by Red China is lot going to prevent a war in isia, wliich could eventually in- olve Japan as well as the United Itates and lead to a world war. Can't Solve Problem Negotiations at a "high level" uch as are going on in Moscow his week, or even "summit" alks which are being hinted at Iready, cannot solve the prob- em. Mere conversation at high evels has proved ineffective in reventing the last two world /ars. World War I, for instance, was receded by a series of confer- nces. Even the United States, nown then as an "isolationist" ountry, took a hand in attempt- ng to prevent a big war. Presi- ent Wilson tried hard to avert it, nd in May 1914 sent his personal ambassador, Col. E. M. House, n a trip to Europe that lasted everal weeks. ,The latter had mg private talks with Emperor Villiam of Germany and S i r Edward Grey, the foreign minister f Great Britain. But there was rocrasiination on both sides, and :ie informal mediation got no/here. Mr. House revealed in his nemoirs many years later what e had written to the American mbassador at London, Walter Hines Page, just after the war roke out in August 1914: "It is all a bad business, and ust think how near we came to making such a catastrophe impos- ible! If England had moved a ttle faster and had let me go ack to Germany, the thing, per- aps, could have been done." But Ambassador Page wrote in eply: "No, no, no — no power on artli could have prevented it. 'he German militarism, which is ne crime of the last 50 years, ias been working for this for 25 ears. It is the logical result ol heir spirit and enterprise anc doctrine. It had to come. But, of ,'ourse they chose the wrong time and the wrong issue. Militarism las no judgment. Don't let your conscience be worried. You die all that any mortal man could do But nobody could have done any thing effective. We've got to see to it that this system doesn' row up again — that's all." Scarcely had these memoirs jeen published when the events leading to the outtn-eak of World War II, based on almost identica factors, were the subject of t h e same kind of frantic efforts by negotiation and even appeasement at such conferences as those before and after Munich ii 1938. But World War II came ii THE LITTLE WOMAN 1939 just 25 years after the first one. Were in the Dark What does all this portend with reference to a possible World Wa 111? In both periods prior to tin two major wars, peoples in al countries were in the dark abou what was happening. There i is somewhat more being publish ed today about the diplomat^ conversations that are going on but there's a lot being suppressed too. Fundamentally, what wa wrong before 1914 and before 193 is wrong today. The peoples of tlv world — the prospective victim —are unable to bring their in fluence to bear on their govern ments. Secrecy of negotiation ha some merit, but not at the ex ponse of essential facts that nee 1 to be stated and re-stated pub licly. Thus, for instance, the problem today is not nudear-test agreements or even a non-aggressio treaty with the Communist bio in Eastern Europe, through the Warsaw Pact, as Khrushchev de mands. It is the need for exposur of what imperialistic ambition with its militaristic Instruments means in relation to what is acl ually going on now in the so-cal ed "cold war" in Cuba and UUi America, as well as in the Mic die East, Africa and Southeas Asia. (0 1063. N.Y. Herald-Tribune, Inc.) 'He suffers from 'Ainmosni' — that's insomnia spelled backwards." Readers Forum When You Trap an Animal... For the benefit of the writer of the editorial, "On Everyone's Doorstep," I would like to ask vhere he gets his nerve, to forsake white people's rights, just because Negroes are shirking :he responsibility of fixing their own neighborhoods. White people have rights, too. It is bad enough when a man is forced to associate with people •\e doesn't wish to associate with in his place of business. When he is told whom he must live by, then the time has come :o reassert his freedom. Unless ve have a few freedom rallies of our own, we won't have any •ights left as white people. Negroes may ask "Why should I be discriminated against in my choice of good housing?" This can be answered with two statements: 1. Get busy and fix up your own neighborhoods and you will lave decent housing, and 2. Because you are forcing r our association on people, who or the most part want to be ble to pick their neighbors, not have them picked for them. If, Negroes weren't so busy marching and causing trouble, more of them would achieve the goals they claim they want. They want to be able to eat at ny restaurant and stop at any lotel. Fine. But why don't they et busy and build more of their wn? They want better housing. Vhy don't they build new houses n their own neigborhoods or ix up, or even take care of the jroperly they now have access o? Or do they find it easier to ake over other's property at •educed 'px-ices? I would say they find it very profitable changing colors of a neighborhood. As an example, a friend of mine bought a duplex in St. Louis a few years jack. He spent $6,000 fixing it up. The neighborhood changed colors and he finally ended up selling to colored for his origi- nal purchase price, losing all of his Imrpovements In the process. Is this an example of the equal housing they want? Regardless of the laws passed you are not going to force the races to mix freely. There wil always be trouble as long as you try to force people to live side by side, people who wan nothing to do with each other As you stated in your edl torial, if these fair housing laws are passed, there will be no place to run to. It is well known that when you trap an anima and he has no place to go, he'l turn on you. Regardless of' its disposition. And if it takes this to protect my rights of free as sociation,- then I am ready to give my all. BARNEY MURRELL, 1318 E. 4th St. Today's Prayer Unto Thee, Almighty God, we turn, assured mat Thou art the life of our life. We need Thy touch upon us as we confront the day and its issues. Forbid that we should let precious opportunities for serving Thee slip by us or end in unworthy choices. Through the warmth of Thy love prepare us to be channels of Thy grace and heavenly benediction. By the power of the Holy Spirit order our thinking, our willing, our adventuring. Impart to us the courage to accept the risks of our faith in Thee through Christ. Amen. '. —John Marvin East, Columbia S.C., executive secretary, Methodist Board of Education. (© 1963 by the Division of Christian Education. National Council of the Churches of Christ in the U. S. A. Forum Writers.,Note Writer's names and addresses must be published with letters to the Readers Forum. Letters must be concise (preferably not over 150 words). All are subject to condensation. CROSSWORD - - - By Eugene Sbeffer 21 37 4' 4.0) 18 1(0 33 •35 •3o •25 47 (o 4-3 •3.0 31 51 10 II 4-5 month 42. concern 46. noise of surf on shore 47. motor trip 48. auditory organ" 49. require 50. recedes 51. enemy scout HORIZONTAL 40. 1. cushion O'Casey 4, nice 41. Jewish .discernment 8. pieced out 12. solemn wonder 18. American Indian 14, Roman emperor 16. Canadian province 17. hereditary factor 18. detail 19. groan er 21. labyrinths 23. complacent 24. Hebrew measure 35. the ... dawn ing- era 89. river In Franc* SO. demise 31. to haul 32. Paris fortm* 84. wwble 86. arrow poUon 86. loam deposit 87. ruined VERTICAL 1. knave of clubs 2. milkfish 3. naturalized citizens 4. carries 5. small particle 6. male swan 16. Roman road 20. exclamation of pain 21. Biblical • land 22. genus of the bowf In 33. splinter (dial.) 7. fellow team 25. variety of member 8. engross 9. aharp 10. sea bird 11. accomplisher Answer to yesterday's puczlt, gypsum 80. those to whom property 1» transferred 27, weapon! 28. ova 30. take , principal meal SS. cultivated 34. fly aloft 39. eyes aakanca 87, flowerleM plant 88. medicinal Plant 4v»r§»e Mm* ol i»latl9m 14 mlaaUi, (ip »W3. Klnr y*»ture» Synd.. Inc.) Instrument 40. check end 48, a knave la cribbagft 44. weaken gradually «. •' ' JCFJSU CRYPTOQUII-S JWKOPYRJ IKV355 UYNU KWU ZOJW cryptoqwiui ABSTRUSE REBUB POOR OBTVSB 25 and 50 Years Ago Representatives of the building trades nil- ions, planning promotion of a municipal nudl- tbrUmVfcattied a commute** to study the <pt6$o- slUtm headed by MaroM Cheesman, secfetflry add business agent of the Carpenters' tfiilon and AHoH Building 1 ; & trades Council, it included Clauay, tteppneiv Lloyd ftdbtttscm, and diaries G. Smith. Dr. Robert Mall Atchlnson, rector of St. Paul's Episcopal Church, and dialrttiart of the G60d tttlssenshlp Association ol Alton, expressed the association's compliments to fir. W. W. Billings, Madison County coroner, 6n his stand tot enforcement 61. anti-gambling laws. Chairman Arthur Smith of the Illinois Liquor Control Commission was scheduled to hear appeals from the local commissioner's rulings on Violations* Many at, the cases had been dismissed by the local commission on technicalities, which the state commission would attempt to investigate. ,0f the $4,545,000 building program at 16 state welfare Institutions, Alton State Hospital was expected to receive a considerable sum. The managing officer, Dr. F. W. Sololowskl earlier had requested Works Progress Administration funds toward building an addition to the Alton hospital. On his first brief trip to Missouri Ozarka, Frank Carter, building contractor, purchased a 100-acre farm to which he and his wife would return to make their permanent home. Miss Mary Cornelius of San Francisco, a former Altonian whose picture had appeared on covers of several nationally circulated magazines, scored a success In her organ recital in the Evangelical Church during her homecoming. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Camp of Wood River were guests of Mr. and Mrs. Charles W. Tibbitt at. Fairbanks, Alaska. Among their interesting experiences was a 400-mile automobile trip through a 13-foot "snow" canyon, dug by snow plows between Fairbanks and Valdez. Camp and Tibbitt were cousins. Temporary officers of the Madison County Young Republican Club were Jerry Lynch, Granite City, president; Clarence Harrison o[ Collinsville and Steve Kurilla of Madison, vice presidents; Burdette Metcalfe, Alton, secretary; and Alvin Wood, Edwardsville, treasurer. ,1913 Three months after purchase, Alton police department's motorcycle was still Idle. NQ H members of th^'deftartmetit would take to the «o»a*ed risk of riding U'bti t*bllce duty without an increase^ in pay, James tfotson, a CAA^ltchtnan, fescBjJed with bruised and cut aqkldiwhen he slipped 1« making a hop to the footboard of a moving switch engine. Alter attention by a dodof he was taken home to recuperate frota ths injury- Ten members of, Alton division"61 naval *«serves left for Chicago to take a >pp,iemental 10-day training cruise on the Great Lnk<J8( h They were assigned to a ship that was to have Gov. Edward F. Dunne as R passenger for part of Its cruise. Members of the County Board's court house committee atid the advisory board met with the county's consulting architect, Paul Rlcker, of Champaign, for preliminary discussion of a general plan for the new Court house. Rlcker suggested a 3-story structure to adequately house all the courts and county offices. County Chairman William Fries said thus far 24 arch- llects had offered to submit competitive designs for the structure. The Str. Dubuque landed here 14 hours behind schedule due to a strike of deck labor. The men had won demands for a pay Increase from $75 to $90 a month with 2 cents a sack for loading wheat. Gill bridge on the Bethalto road, four miles cast of Upper Alton, was to be shifted 118 feet to a new location where it was believed the abutments would be safe from washouts during rampages of the east fork of Wood river. The bridge was 54 feet long, and 14 feet wide. First free dance In Rock Spring park pavilion under sponsorship of the Park Commission was set for July 22. I-I. E. Starr's orchestra was to furnish music. George House, who formerly conducted a blacksmith shop at Delhi, had opened a shop on Belle Street, near State, a location formerly occupied by Owen Mowrey. Rocky Fork, northwest of Alton, was to become a thriving settlement for a month. Tents were being erected there to house a crew of 100 men engaged in construction of the high- tension power line from Keokuk, Dreiv Pearson's Merry-Go-Round How Domestic Pe ace Corps Operates WASHINGTON - An idea of now the Domestic Peace Corps may operate was given on a congressional air trip to Osawatomie, Sans., and Pine Ridge, S. D., which those on the trip swore "not :o tell Drew Pearson about." However, here is what happened. The group left Washington in an immigration plane loaned by Attorney ' General Bob Kennedy which had been used to carry the last convicts from Alcatraz penitentiary and Cuban prisoners from Havana and smellcd like it. The plane was an hour and a half ate leaving because Sen, Harrison Williams, D-N.J., chairman of the Senate subcommittee on Mental Health, was late. Aboard were Rep. William Brock, .R-Tenn., the candy manufacturer from Chat- anooga; Rep. William Avery, R- Kans., and Rep. David Martin, H-Neb., who wanted a chance to fly home. Doctors and nurses at the first stop, the OsaWaiomie^Kans., state mental hospital,' had been waiting about two hours, and were a bit disappointed in not seeing more brass in the party. But they gave an inspiring demonstration of how mental patients have benefited irom the equivalent of a peace corps. Volunteers from the neighbOr- hood of Osawatomie; ranging from age 16 to 64, have come in to act hospital ,aides, reading to patients, entertaining theni, playing instruments to them. As a result, the hospital, with a capacity of 1,800 resident patients, is now down to 1,000. The reduction was accomplished largely by putting across the idea that other people care. Sen. Williams, who has been devoting himself to the difficult and thankless problem of mental health, believes a Domestic Peace Corps could work in ,other hospitals, also could he.lp lift t h e depressed areas of the Tennessee and Kentucky mountains. Depressed Indians To investigate conditions on the largest Indian reservation in the United States, the plane next flew to Pine Ridge, S. D., where the congressmen traveled through many miles of poverty and squalor — old wooden shacks, muddy roads, inadequate water supply. Pine .-Ridge covers, one million and a half acres just below the Black Hills. There Chief Red Cloud made a speecli to the visitors regarding neglect. It was a three-way conversation, through an interpreter, which took place alongside a crude monument of stones piled upon stones in memory x>f the original Chief Red Cloud. "You give us promises, but nothing happens," said the present Chief Red Cloud." Your troops massacred us. You put the rest of us to live by ourselves, you promise us many things, but you break your promises." Capt. William R. Anderson, (former commander of the first atomic submarine, Nautilus, who will be in charge, of. the Domestic Peace Corps if it is ok'd by Congress, introduced himself to Chief Red Cloud and answered. Defending President Kennedy, he pointed out that the' 1 broken promises had been made under the previous administration said that everything depends on money voted by iCongress. "We are here to do what we can," he said. Only one voluntary worker was helping the Indians on the Pine Lodge reservation — Miss Aline Cronshey, from Long Valley, N. J., who lias .set up a children's nursery. lluadiug for Home After an Indian war dance, Sen. Williams was ready to go home. Rep, Martin had hoped to be dropped off at his home, Kear- ny, Neb., but it was too-stormy to land there, and the plane headed for the SAC base at Lincoln, Neb. Capital Chaff One reason for the enthusiastic reception President Kennedy got on his recent trip to Germany was the terrific play given him by Karl Hans Hagen, editor-in-chfef of Quick. Quick, which is the German equivalent of Life, gave Kennedy the best coverage of any publications in Europe. It paid off with the sale of 127,000 extra copies for the issue featuring JFK on the cover . . . Jefferson Caffery, the veteran diplomat, who used to be ambassador to France, still receives letters from De Gaulle. It was Mrs. J. Ham Lewis, widow of the famed pink- whiskered senator from Illinois, who finally got Caffery, long a bachelor, married to a Chicago girl. Jim Fulton, the debonair GOP congressman from the suburbs bf Pittsburgh, is an optimist about Gov. Bill Scranton of Pennsylvania as the GOP nominee. Some of me old guard in Pennsylvania are not. They say he's handsome, charming, but unpredictable , . . Congratulations to Rep. Oliver Bollon, R-Ohio, for urging' that all congressional spending be audited by the General Accounting Office. The public doesn't know that the only government money not audited is that spent by Congress on Congress .. .Sister Mary Richard, principal of the Sacred Heart Academy of Hoboken, N.J., is working in the office of Rep. Dominick Daniels, D-N.J., to learn how Congress operates. The first nun in history to actually serve on a congressman's staff, her expenses are being paid by a grant from the New Jersey State Society and the Eagleton Political Science Institute of Rutgers University. (© 1083, Bell Syndicate, inc.) MIRROR OF YOUR MIND By JOSEPH YVIIITNKY million individuals may read the same book, see the.s9tn.eTV program, and buy from the same grocery chain, but their reactions and opinions will be as varied as their fingerprints. The .sheeplike habits viewed with such alarm are more "superficial than real, and appear to exist mainly within closely-knit groups. MEN? SlmiilU heart putlontH Muy on Hie Jol>? J)u men !'IT| iiiurc" 'Independent Answer: Yes,.. In some cases. It was pointed out in Circulation published by the American Heart Association, that in selected cases, the pressure and competition experienced in one's job may be good medicine for a worker who has recovered from a heart attack. Some authorities feel tM inactivity and rest may do more harm than good. The Important factor In recovery, is the patient's outlook and attitude, which may determine whether he will be disabled or useful, Answer; ^rpRawy as many men as women feol trapped, but by quite different circumstances. At times women may be tied down by family and home cares, but they can dress as they please, enter any craft or profession, and choose between independence and dependency. Men, because of the pressure of public opinion, have a Aujvvor: Qf course not. Persons hard time deviating from the gen who fear or belleco that to be true erally accepted masculine type In are usually better Informed about dress, kind of work, recreational statistics than about people. A activities, etc. * (<t) 1883, King Feature*. Syad., loo.)

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