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Frederick, Maryland
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audle Fired President Red Prisoners Are Well Fed WEST, Fia., NOV. w w-- esident Trujnan fired Assistant ttorney General T. Lamar Caudle * charge of the. Justice Depart- ent Tax Division today for "out- ·de activities" incompatible with is official duties. I The Chief Executive cracked |)wn on Caudle, who has figured I-ominently in a House committee Investigation, a day after tellm* a lows conference he wanted to get ) the bottom in this inquiry and liiat if anybody is at fault he'll ave to take the consequences. The Internal Revenue Bureau |is been shaken by scandals. The fe-esident already has announced |e will seek legislation in January I lacing collectors of internal reve- tue under Civil Service. J The President is said to be con- Itdering an order to permit a ICouse committee headed by Bep. Ling CD-Calif) a freer hand in inspecting records of incom* tax Iraud prosecutions. Itt Request Of President I Presidential Secretary Joseph |',hort, meeting with' newspaper- en at this naval station winter tVhite House, told them: I "Mr. T. Lamar Caudle has re- ligned as Assistant Attorney Gen- -ral by request of the President. J "The President asked for and Jeceived this resignation because r Caudle has engaged in outside ctivities which the President · eels are incompatible with the lluties of his office." Short would not discuss the out- |;ide activities." When asked if Imything was involved w h i c h fcight be b r o u g h t to grand Tary attention, he said that "as far is "the President knows, nothing lias been done that is illegal." I The resignation was requested, JShort said, "within the last two or ·three days." ·Has Been Questioned | The King subcommittee which lis looking primarily into charges ·of irregularities in the tax collec- Ition service questioned Caudle Ibehind closed doors several tirfes. As Assistant Attorney General --i charge of the Tax Division, ICaudle's duty was to prosecute leases of tax fraud and evasion. His name figured in the news learlier this month when he (acknowledged he had made a I private trip to Europe last summer Ito help two wine merchants pre| serve $96,000 in dollar credits in I Italian banks. * I The King committee has soned- luled public hearings, with Caudle las the witness for later this month. Caudle, 47, has been in govern- .,nent service since 1940 when [President Roosevelt appointed him SU. S. Attorney for the western I North Carolina district. I Caudle worked in the Justice I Department as Assistant Attorney General in charge of the Criminal Division and in 1947 was shifted to the Tax Division and took charge there. , , ' He played football at Wake Forest College at one time and I "Dracticed law at Wadesboro, N C., |or several years before going into Government service. Caudle is married and has three sons and a daughter. U. N. PMfiONER OF WAR CAMP, Koje Island. Korea. NovJ 16 (fP\--Ked prisoners of the Allies in Korea are well-led, well- clothed, get an objective education and a well-rounded sports and recreation program. Most of them say tihey don't want to return to China or North Korea. John Benben of Chicago, chief ot the instructional branch, Civilian information and Education Section, at the prisoner of war camp, made these statements. He said: "The average prisoner ck«s not know why he was fighting. "Most of the Chinese would like to go to Formosa to join the Nationalist forces, which in most cases they originally belonged to. With tne exception of the few hard-core North Korean Communist officers, the average North Korean soldier would prefer to stay south of the 38th paralleL 160,604 Are Interned "That should be an indication of the treatment these men receive here.'" Benben ic on leave from Northwestern University to direct the educational program for prisoners on this islaad off the coast of South Korea. "We have 160,000 peopl* interned here including 18,000 Chinese and 40,000 North and South Korean civilians who are considered dangerous," said Col. Maurice J. Fitzgerald of Alexandria, Va., commander of the camp. "These prisoners are better off than in their own countries." declared Capt. Ryong C. Hahn of Hot Springs, Ark., who is an Ame · "an citizen of Korean descent,, who is assistant to^ Benben, was graduated from Vanderbilt University in 1934 and received his Ph. D. from Yale in 1936. Receive Good Diet Here the prisoners receive a diet of 2,800 calories per day based on 1.4 pounds of rice per man, plus additional Oriental and American foods. Each man in the compound wears American GI shoes, and the same clothing as American soldiers at the front--with the exception of the letters "P. W." Hahn said. The average day in the life of Communist prisoner finds him arising at 5:30 a. m. with breakfast at 6 a. m. He then starts his work detail or school class at 7 a. m. He lunches at 11:30 a. m. and back to work at 1 p. m. Work is finished at 5 p. m. and dinner at 5:30 p. m. The rest of the evening is his own until lights out at 10 p. m. The educational program offers prisoners all types of study from giammar to high school level, plus many vocational courses. All prisoners go to school as much as 30 hours a week. Teachers are selected from qualified prisoners of war, as well as paid Chinese instructors from Formosa and South Korea. Courses offered range from history to geometry, geometry. There also are large recreational facilities available including basketball, weight lifting, radio and riovies. Scan Qualification! ' Of 97,000 Employe* WASHINGTON. Nov. 1«, (ff)-The Treasury Department announced today it is reviewing the qualifications o some 97.000 attorneys and accountants now licensed to practice before its agencies. The purpose of the review. Treasury officials said, is to weed owt disbarred attorneys, criminals and other unfit persons, John L. Graves, chairman of the Treasury committee on practice, disclosed that the practice rolls have not been revised m 17 years. The last revision, he said, was in 1934, when the number of persons permitted to practice before tax courts, customs boards and similar agencies was reduced from 34,000 to 26,000. A House Ways and Means subcommittee headed by Rep. King vD-Calif) has criticized the Department severely for the state of its rolls. In a statement Oct. 31 the committee said it was "shocked to find self-confessed participants in tax shakedowns still admitted to practice, and to find convicted criminals who have long since been sentenced by State courts still in possession of cards permitting them to practice before the Bureau of Internal Revenue." E. H. Foley, acting Secretary of the Treasury (Secretary Snyder is in Rome attending a meeting of the North Atlantic Treaty Council), raid the revision is ''another step in Treasury's cooperation with the King committee." Current practice cards expire next March 31. 'eiping Radio Accuser U. N. Of Russia To Return Two ce-Breakers To U. S. WASHINGTON, Nov. !· UP)-Russia notified the United States oday that it is preparing to return wo World War Two -lend-lease cebreakers. The U. S. has been r-ying for three years to get them ack. A note delivered at the State De- jartment by Soviet Embassy Coun- elor Boris I. Karaev said the two hips will leave an unnamed Joviet port for Bremerhaven, Germany, this month. The ships are he "North Wind and the West Wind. * The Russians delivered a thirt wartime 1 e n d-lease icebreaker he South Wind, to American au- horities at Yokosuka. Japan, two fears ago. Moscow said the other wo have been stuck in the Arctic ce most of the time since then. Suggests Safely Council Adopt Orphaned Family BALTIMORE Nov. 16--(£)--The National Safety Council should · adopt the eleven Mocre childrsr. C orphaned by an automoble ac- *dident at Pontiac. Mich., the executive director of Maryland Traffic Safety Commission said today. Paul E Burke suggested the adoption be on the order of the public sponsorship of the Dionne quintuplets, wards of the Canadian Government. He said the example should be publicized on the children's birthdays, theii Christmas holidays and other observances "to remind us of the dangers we face daily" on »ihe highways. His suggestion was made in a letter to the president of the National Safety Council in Chicago. REPORTS UNVERIFIED WASHINGTON, Nov. 16, (#)-Navy headquarters said today an investigation had failed to substantiate reports that an unidentified submarine had been contacted in the Pacific Ocean off San Diego, Calif. · A small Navy vessel operating Libout 20 miles west of San Diego yesterday wa* reported to have made three contacts with what the crew thought might have been a submarine. EXCEEDS CHEST GOAI, HAGERSTOWN, Nov 16--(/P)-Campaign Chairman Odello M Leiter announced today Washington County is over the top in its Community Chest drive. Leiter said more than S129.000 had been collected and still more had been pledged. The county goal wss $122,000. GAS The AH Automatic Fuel For Water Heating FREDERICK GAS CO., Inc. T«l. 2575 107 East Patrick St. JOIN HOSPITAL AID TODAY ONLYABKIC but 10,000,000 of them were used in erecting the world's tallest building -the EMPIRE STATE ONLY A DOLLAR but many dollars, deposited rtgulariy at this bank, can help you build security, and have the other good things you wont. THE FREDERICKTOWN SAVINGS INSTITUTION BANKERS FOR OVER lOt YEARS 1828 1951 Member F«4*r»i »«pwK FLOOD BEATH TOLL 94 ROVIGO. Italy, Nov. 16, WV The worst floods in Northern Italy' modern history covered at least 15 villages today. The toll of dead or missing rose to at least 94. The rising waters lapped at the outskirts of this city of 40,000, Which lies between the raging Po and Adige Rivers. TOKYO. Nov. 17, (#·--The Pelp- ng radio today branded as alse » report that United Na- ions war prisoners had been slain y the Communists and loosed the countercharge that "thousands and ens of thousands" of Red war prisoners "have been massacred." A Chinese language broadcast monitored here asserted the statement issued by the U. S. Eighth Army's legal officer saying nearly 6,000 U. N. war prisoners had been slain "was nothing but shameful' provocation." The broadcast then said that thousands and tens of thousands" of Chinese and North Korean Communist soldiers "who fell into the hands ot the United Nations forces have been massacred," The Allies maintain that all Communist prisoners have been treated well in conformity with the Geneva convention for the care of prisoners of war. The Chinese Communists do not subscribe to the Geneva convention. The Peiping broadcast said the statement by Col. James M. Hanley, Eighth Army Judge Advocate General, had no basis in fact. "The Communist side," Peiping said, "in accordance with the spirit of humanity, is treating the prisoners of war well despite difficult conditions. "Fearing that the true facts might be reported, the United Na- lions Command headquarters since last February has prohibited correspondents from questioning or interviewing released prisoners." It was the first comment from Pieping on Hanley's statement Wednesday, a statement that caused world-wide repercussions. S. S. Lesson The California condor is believed to have the widest wingspread of any North American wild fowl. It measures from nine to eleven feet from wing tip to wing tip. THE TEN CQMfttAN-DRWENTS - WVLIJAM E. GMLHOY, ». ». *Soci«l justice, purity, and honor, a competent Biblical scholar Un Hastiag's Bible Dictionary) has set down as the ideal element* of the Jewish law. He credits Moses wtoh propounding the laws and regards later developments as having come in succeeding times of prophetic fervor and national zeul. The Te Commandments are. of course, the most familiar of the laws. One cannot read far in the dictionaries and commentaries on the Bible without realising the nature and extent of Hie Commandments and the whole elaborate law and ritual, of which they are a part. The Commandments, with reference to their wider Mosaic and Jewish environment of law and ritual, have widely commended themse'ves to Wie world as a moral code, basically related to the social justice, purity, and honor which it was the noblest achievement of Judaism to seek and uphold as the true life for man and society. The Ten Commandments, even when not obeyed by the wayward, or even where their religious recognition of the one God has not been acknowledged, have been widely accepted as a moral code and variously established i« the legal codes of many lands. Despite all the moral laxity of much of modern life, the broken homes, the sexual looseness and adulteries, the cheapening of human life, the stealing in practice and in spirit, either illegally or within the exact letter of the law. it is still true that the strength and welfare of a people depends upon the reality with which the essence of the Ten Commandments is ingrained in the life and practice of the community. Integrity of family life, honor of parents, devotion to children, regard for the liberties and rights of others--these are the elements upon which soc4al {strength nnd welfare depend: and tthe extent to whkh they we denied and disregarded ' indicates Wie depths of weakness to which many commuii- tti*« have fuNen, and the acuteness of the problwnK confronting society us a whole. ' Yet there is .something more, and Mftlu'r, than the Commandments. John 1:17 states, "The law wtis given by Moses, but greet* and truth came by Jesus Christ." This does not mean that Josus originated grace and t r u t h , but thai He, as He Himself said, fulfilled what was inherent in the law. For the New Testament everywhere represents the fulfillment of love-"Thou shall" instead of only "Thou shall not." The Ten Commandments would establish correctness of life. The law of love is a dynamic. Quickening fulness of 11 Ce in the growth of grace and knowledge. HUNTERS TAKK"NOTICK WESTMORELAND, N. J., Nov. 16, i/P--L. W, Churt-hiH hopes hunters won't mistake his cows for deer this season. Last year one trigger-happy nim- rod was credited with .shooting a goat. Another blew a large hole in n bear skin run d rapped over an automobile radiator, On the sides oC his cows, Churchill has painted in large letters: "C-O-W." Th« New*, Vrritarlok, M«J., Saturday, November 11, THMEK were *el«ct«d arid Mich awarded $10. "Pticy were Carole Bvuchey, Frederick, Route One and a member of the Ml. Pleasant club; Ann Rurikles, Frederick, Route Two, and ti member of the Wrbana club; Veronica Little, Thtwntwit, and » TR«mfoer of the Thurmont riub. A number «t other 4-H jtrtd partici* paled. JSOAHE.CRAMER:SON KEAI, ESTATE FOR SALE New elK'il loom brlok dwelling rc- eenlly completed containing 4 bi'd- rotm. 3 bullis, all modern conveniences with oil llrcd furnnrc. Hardwood floors throughout and ample closet space Gamin* Full baxemcnl wilh large room tor recreation room if desired. Situated in one ot the best residential wctloiv* of Frederick opposite Culler L:«ke Price reduced to f 24,300. with immediate possession. ! room modern brick .single r«*l- dence wlih two baths, situate on East Church itieet, nettr Market. Newly painted and decorated interior. Adaptable for apartments or home with offices. NOAH K. CHAMWR fc SON Realtor* 114 North Court St. Frederick. Md. RED CASUALTIES MOUNT WASHINGTON, Nov. 16, «PV-- The Army - today estimates total enemy casualties in Korea through November 6. at 1,457,466, an increase of 14,622 since the previous week. Enemy battle casualties were estimated at 1.050.770 and non- battle losses at 237,724. Counted prisoners of war totaled 168,972. HAVE YOU HEARD? HUNTM AlBMIMUM COMBINA- T I O N S T O R M W I N D O W ! A N D SCREENS arm itn Irtri-looUnt, ·o»'«l- Th« «Jomin«m »f Mairtsr Window* U «tth«l mn* l««iuwr»«l t* « lovely, »«fl, smudB'-P' 0 0 ' ""'*·' »*"" blandi wWi y«»r hem*. Y»u ·im- ply turn i kn«k« (· r«!«» ln»»rf« »e any p»»*!en «r »IW» lh«m »p «nd out ft rti« I«I»BU« ··"* »«··»»· «·"- ·«nie»(en f«r «i«y wothlnf. Th»r« «·· m.ny o»h«r «y|»»"* r HUNTiR feature*. AM FOR A HtK DBHWKfRATIOII TOTAT IS MONTHS TO PAT THOMAS SONS, Inc. BOONSBORO, M». Phone Keedysville 3681 or Hagerstown 1037-W . . . (· y«ur h*tt*» . . . I* *hut-lm · *,· H ffrVIMH . . . *· your church $·· «ur com».Ut« ·f onaf »s, c*nt*rfi*c*, cut fkw»r«, full W* Mnd T»««nk«tivinB · FLOWERS- BY-WIKI Anywhere. Y«ur S«Hfactlen ZIMMERMAN'S FLORIST OLMWE AVS. PHONK 12R1 The mot! beautiful and perfect way to »»V you're thankful | ALLEN'S IS NOW SELF SERVICE COME IN--BROWSK AROUNO SEITVE YOURSFXF SEE FOB YOURSELF HOW MUCH EASIER IT IS TO SHOP THIS NEW WAY. ALLEN'S Corner Market 2nd Sin. For holiday --and year 'round enjoyment ^ Record Players -^ Children's Record Players * Radios, AM and FM -^- Radio-Phono Combinations ^ Television ·^ Records Storm Ship!ey THE BUSY CORNER Market Second Fhone 266 WERE TOP WINNERS At the 4-H stylo review held at the Food Show in the Armory Thursday night three top winners EYES EXAMINED GLASSES FITTED DR. WALTER SNOW ' OPTOMETRIST 41 North Market St. Phone 835 '. S. Approved Pnllorum Clean Hatchery. Chicks available Tuesdays imd Friday*. Started Chicles Jivnil.ible for Immediate delivery. Also, a complete line of poultry equipment, medicines and supplies. MARYLAND CHICK HATCHERY, INC. West South St. Phono 439 DELBERT 2 apt. home hi X««tern part of ncomc $130 00 per month. 230-A. dairy farm IM MiMt*town VaHey. Price to i»H. 7-A. Just * stone thitow Irom 'town, good hou««, outtrid««., pon«. to »ult. ,Mdt. 4 rm. and bath bunKalow, oil i«-nt. located N. of Dumaieus, Md. ?os«. now. Price $6,908. Mrtt.. 4-rm. Mid b»th, town. h«*t, to DKLBBRT S.'NVLL Real K«tal* Jwntranca Auctioneer 1 Z. Church St Phon* G. H. MERCER SONS 5 room modern brick dwelling, Center St. Immed. pens, $5,200. ft room pnrtly modern dwelling. JE. 7th. St. Immcd. poss., $5,000. 6 room modern brick dwelling. X. 7th. St. $7,500, S room modern bungalow m edge city. Poss. 30 days. 110,500. 8'i acres improved with 7 room framo dwelling, garage, xtable, etc. Owner deslrcf quick sale, $8,500. 4 mil's west of city. 3 room modern brick bungalow, hardwood floor, oil heat. garage. Im- mcd Poss. Near schools. 5 room modern bungalow, northern section of town. Owners leaving Fred« ertck and desire quick sale. GRAYSON H. MERCER SONS Real Estate Loftnn Insurant* Pythian Cn»tl« BldR. Phon* S3T Salesmen E. Paul MaRaha, 1780-W John JL Ponton. 2658 HAMILTON, ELGIN, GRUEN AND BDLOVA WATCHES JAMES E. DOLL Watches, Diamonds, Jewelry, Silverware SOUTH MARKET STREET A Home «/ Distinction This spacious brick and stone Rambler is well-located in the northwestern residential section of Frederick City at the intersection of Neidig and Frederick Avenue. Fifty- five feet in length and forty feet in depth. It is constructed on a large corner lot, size 100 feel by 125 feet. % There are three large corner bedrooms, living room, dining room, main entrance hall, full tile bath, powder room, full basement, completely modern Geneva kitchen with garbage disposal, storm doors and windows, and all modern conveniences. Brick double car garage, size 20 feet by 24 feet. Beautifully terraced and landscaped. Constructed 1951. Inspection ttfj Appointment Only Call Frederick 126 for arrangements to sec this home. Possession, within 20 days Franklin Court Auditorium Hagerslown, Maryland Friday, November 23rd Tancin? i:(0 HIH 1:00 Admission oniy $1.50 Pins Tax CUSTOM BULLDOZING FOUNDATIONS PONDS D. II. YOUNG Phone 50 Middletown ANCE To Th* Mtfsic Of CHUCK GOBDON AND 1»S 0RCB«S*BA BUTTY ANN CLOONEY * BABiO WAS EXCELLENT DOUBLE ATTRACTION Thanksgiving Wednesday, Nov. 21st STATE ARMORY MDIRICK, MD. HI3PK %*** KO T-AWLW $2.S0 PER PERSON

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