Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on August 1, 1963 · Page 38
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August 1, 1963

Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 38

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AtTOM EVUM1NG TELEGRAPH' TflrlUBSBAY, AttdUS* 1, Ward in Critical Condition fiy ,HAt, COOPER LONDON (AP)-^ttfgeons oper aled on Dr. Stephen Ward toda to ope« a breathing passage i his throat and reported he re matted unconscious and in critic al condition. Suffering from an overdose o drugs he took Wednesday, Ware Was unaware that he had been convicted on two vice charge, growing out of Britain's sex-aild security scandal. A morning medical bulletin is sued by St. Stephen's Hospita said Ward was "still grievousb or critically ill and still deeplj unconscious." Ward had been breathing through a tube thrust down his throat. W. Mayiie Butcher, a hospita official, said surgeons performec a tracheotomy, which consists o making an opening into the wind pipe. Ward, 50,-an artist and ostco path with friends in high places was taken to the hospital Wednes day after swallowing a massive dose of a barbiturate. A few hours earlier he had told friends he believed his trial wa an cct of political revenge for his triggering the Profumo scandal John, D. Profumo, 48, rcsignec fr«m the House of Commons and as secretary of state for war in June after admitting an affair with Ward's protege, prostitut Christine Keeler, 21. Ward had written Home Secretary Henry Brooke and the newspapers tha Profumo had lied when he denied the affair earlier. "Somebody had to be sacrificec and that someone was me," Ward said. As he lay unconscious with police at his bedside, a jury in the Old Bailey Court found him guilty on two counts of living off the prostitution of Christine and Marilyn (Mandy) Rice-Dav'ies, IS. His attorneys said they would appeal. Sentencing was postponed until Ward can be brought into court. Doctors said that would be at least a week. He could get seven years in prison on each count. Ward was acquitted on one charge of living off the prostitution of Vicky Barrett and two oi' procuring under-age girls. Two further charges against Ward o! counseling and procuring the commission of an abortion were not pressed. The court ruled these charges would be held over to September, after the summer recess, when prosecutor Mervyn Griffith-Jones will decide whether to proceed with them. Christine spent Wednesday tes- * tJAtt Jdin lit Test lk« Support By tllfc ASSOClAtEt) i'RESS JERUSALEM (AP)-Israel and the United Arab Republic, bitter foes who have accused each other of trying to develop atomic weap ons, agree they will not conduct nuclear tests above ground or un dor water. the Israeli government announced its intention Wednesday of joining the United States, the Soviet Union and Britain in a pat tial nuclear test ban. The UAR pledged its support of the treaty on Sunday. lifying at a secret investigation of :he security risks involved in her affair with Profumo, which took place at the same tme she was seeing Cnpl. Eugene Ivanov, an assistant Soviet naval attache. Interstate Highways increasing o SPRINGFIELD. 111. (Af) .-> More than half of the 1,588-mile network of interstate highways prc>i>osed for Illinois is cither open to traffic or under construction. Of the total, more than 660 miles of interstate is open to motorists, the State Public Works Department said Wednesday. Two sections of the highways, 15 miles on the Springfield bypass and l.S miles in East St. Louis, are slated to be opened the first week in August. With the road building season at its peak, another 140 miles is undes construction in various parts of the state, director Fran cis Lorenz said. FINAL 4 DAYS! CLEARANCE SALE Special Selection From Our Regular Stock! WOMEN'S & CHILDREN'S SHOES ALL FIRST QUALITY LAST CHANCE! PR. 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