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PAGE '4 Siljf lay'mmt Editorial- The Decision To Run Again Is EisenhowerV-And His Alone The Democrats are saying that the Republican High Command, which contains the party's strategy planners, is exerting tremendous pressure on President Eisenhower to seek a second term, even though he is "an ailing, frustrated man." We don't doubt that pressure is being applied. It is only natural that the Republicans want to put a winning candidate in the field and they realize, of course, that Eisenhower is by far the most popular man in the party today. Despite ail The political setbacks, all the criticism and all the accusations from left- wingers and other extremists. President Eisenhower is winding up his first term more popular than when he polled the larg- est vote of a presidential candidate in U. S. history. Nothing has shaken the President's integrity, or undermined his conception of duty as he saw it. He has steadfastly refused to engage in petty political squabbles or to lend the prestige of his great office to any political element. We do not agree that undue pressure is being exerted upon President Eisenhower, any more than we believe the Democratic hierarchy exerted undue influence upon President Roosevelt for 20 years. President Eisenhower is a. man of too strong will, a man whose sense of values transcends his own human thinking, to submit to the whims of any group, regard- less of how well-meaning their motives. If President Eisenhower does not think he is physically able to .seek another term he will say so, and he will not run. There are those in the nation who have stirred up the American people by their propaganda that the 7 resident's recent illness is likely to recur and probably would be fatal if it did. In doing this, the rumor-mongers and rabble-rousers have impugned the integrity of some of the world's greatest physicians, who have spoken as truthfully concerning the President's illness as experience and wisdom would allow. These doctors have not said the President's illness would not recur. Who could say so and be certain? They have said only that it is unlikely that he will suffer another attack of ileitis, the intestinal ailment that led to his recent operation. President Eisenhower is past 70. The burdens of the Presidency are legion and difficult to bear. Even though a man is in perfect health, the strain of such tremendous responsibility takes its toll. Anything can happen to a man who has already lived his allotted three-score and 10. Therefore, there is no reason for speculation as to what may happen to Eisenhower if he decides to run for a second term. Let him be the judge of whether he feels physically able to cope with the pressing duties of the nation's highest SUN SLANTS office. The Democrats have few issues upon which to build their hopes for a return tu the White House they tenanted for two decades. The principal one would appear to be the state of the President's health. The second most important one, the farm problem, lost a lot of its voter appeal when both Democrats and Republicans closed ranks to vote for Eisenhower's soil bank program. We shall wait and see what President Eisenhower's answer will be. He and he alone must make the decision. We do not believe that any person or group can force him to decide against the "dictates of his own will. He is too strong-a man for that. By Fred Hartman POLITC-AL OPTIMISM A POLITICAL canciJato in We?; Texas was making a iiersfir.-'.o-pvrsr.'.-. canvass & every voter in the pro,:;.net. Hf :-:ske..i a. Certain for hi? support. The man re-pi^d iike this: "I wouldn't vote fflr you if you were the only m.vt in the rs.ce." The ca.ndii.isto- studi-M 'or ,1 few minutes about ho-.v in catalog this voter'? statement. Fi-?.j;y, and wuh 3 rrea; display of optimism. hr- w--;.~- hr.=idr :he voter's r.srne like this' "r>o:;b;fi::." HYPOCRITICAL rRIF.NrVSHU' IF A CAXr'H'ATE for p-:biic c-ffirr- !r , Texas or £p.\-v-'hcr~ olso ev?- ]o.-r< r;is opt^nViSni it will t?^ a had dsy •'•''- '.r.:~ r-T.;n;ry. I'-Tr--* u'r" a <"3"c:id-?.te for r-.ayor ?.' !~3. Pcrt<- br-."',- "- tj>? o:'] d-y? who C2r.vp.55er the tovv-r; r*rr- r * '•'•"ryb r K:y .''vi h"r:i 'hrv vo';I-ti vol.- for hi:". O:- elector! day ho worked so hard he actually *r>r.Kr>t to v-yio himself. V."(vn votes w,-re counted thru day. the rar.OicJBle jrot exactjy XO votes. TWO-GOT ,71'STICE YOU'VE XO DOUBT heard of the candidate for city irisirshal who was defeated five to one. The ne:".. day the ex-candidaie showed on the main street wearing two six-shooters. He was remonstrated by a friend for breaking the Jaw and carrying deadly weapons. "You might be put in jail," the friend concluded. "Even- man has a constitutional right to defend himself." the i-x-vaiidkiate replied. "Any maji in this town with as few friends ss I have has .1 perfect right to ctirrv a couple of suns to protect himself." rXH'BLE DISABILITY CANDIDATE Will Wilson, campaigning for attorney!. told this story ir. Baytosvn Monday. They wore- having a public-speaking up in Kentucky soon after the war between the states. Each Candida;.- whm called upon merely told the disability he had reccive-J in [he fighting. O:ic map. ronun-TPd that he had lost art nrm a' S-iI.->h. Anethrr candidate said he had lost a i?g Finally they called on a candidate who hadn't been in the war. Very emhsrrpssed. the third candidate apologized for being ir, the race and admitted he had not "However." 1 hr said, "if disabilities moan anything; I would like to point out that I have a double hernia." MOSE HA.-S GHOST WRITER MR. AXD MRS. Mose Surnner are vacationing; in Mexico. Note we wrote vacation without any quotes. This is the first time we ever got a communique from Mose Surnner since he "took unto himself a wife." Mrs. Sumner, in fact, wrote the card. If you'v? ever tried to decipher Mr. Mose's writing, you will readily admit that is certainly a progressive step. The card came from Estatua de Hidalgo. Guadalajara, Mexico. MEMO: From The Sun News Desk By Preston Pendergra** POWDER IS DRY FOR MOR.E than a. week now the temperature has soared above 90 degrees. We haven't had any rain to speak of and things are beginning to scorch. Oldtimers around these parts say'we are in the midst of a seven-year drouth. They say between 60 and so inches of rain a year is the average in this section of Texas, but it's been some time since that ir.uch fell. It's be*»r. hot all right. However, at least one veteran Texas avenue druggist recalls a time 25 years ago when the mercury hit 110 degrees. Garrett Herring, who has operated a drug store *n the same location for 55 years land has never been closed a full day in all that time), says the thermometers that recorded the ilO-desrree heat may not have been "official,' 1 but that neariv everybody who had & thermometer took a look when it KOI unusually warm. Most of their gauges showed 210. Ga.-rc:.t keeps his store open an average of 14 hours a day. That means he has closed only 10 hours out of 24 ior the past 12,775 davs, or a total o'. 37S,- C 50 hours. We'll wager he never figured it that way, but :f he had ck-ared SJ-an-hour during ai! that time 3i<- wtju>; have quite a stack of shekels, as the raul'J- 'TUE FIFTH. .SIR' JjR-n'i WILLIAMS, 21-ycar-cild son of Chambers County J'jdge ar.d Mrs. Fioyc E. Williams of Ana- liuac and a pre-rned student -»; Texas A. and .'>!. <:o;!i?K>e. has a summer job whh the State Highway li'.'j-.-iirtmrn* :n Chambers County. Drew is work:r.£ to help pay for his ed-jc.-itio-. Kc- will c,-iK-r the Cnivers:*-.- rjf Texas Medical S:r.ool :r, Gaivtttor: this iall where he hopes to ear;; ins MI). Whik- a:u-n(j;.-ig A. and M.. Drew came by a signal .•icr/jr not usually conferred upon medical students until trj'ry reach their junior or senior yefer. Ke was to join Pi Kappa. Phi fraternity, ^n organization corr.;jo.~f!a of o.'Iy those .students with a .high ± ch olast; .„ x vf- r a£o. The other QRV J^rew was asiJg.ic-tl to h.--lp conduct M ong;r. :•. ~.'i G'.'s'.ir.stior; survey in the Ub'-.-ty- IJcytor. area. He r.a.c u.- .stop motori.T's and ask various q'.>-*ik'rjf, ;;jcr. as where <::•] you K'.t-.r: from"' *Vha: i>. your dc-slinatior.? etc. Drew %'j\ <i'.t<r,'£ iine until he itoppc-d a motor :s! who cor.sric-reJ )*. an ir.vasion of his prjvaov :o b<_- i.vkec! .suc.i qu'-i-uor.s. KI- answered most of them, however -jut:! Dr'-w ask'-c; him where '?>'•: was %<Mi%. "So.-., I <kir>'t ihink that i.- ar.ybo-Jy't bus:r.fcW,'' 5se .T.'sid, -'hi':'i !urth<:rrnor<. I'.-n ijoir.^r to star;<j or; j;iy cor.-t;t!i;:o;:a! i;;:ht iir.'i reluse t-j a.-jv/cr under Ihr- lo\;r;ii ^' 1 I.'ri.-.v '.vois.'i". a:.i;rj. Ko just corrt.-ct-Ki the tutio;; Jover an.:,' wer.t back to the next car in line. "It's not the fourth amendment, sir," he said, it's the fifth." BAD TDCE FOR FIRE SASSE ENTERPRISES on East Texas had a fin- the other day which inflicted fairly hea-.-y damage to air conditioning equipment and other items in their warehouse. Police Chief Roy Montgomery was waiting for firemen to return eo he could get a full report on the fire. Ke didn't think about it until he was having supper that night, but his air conditioning unit was in the warehouse—for .repairs. MOXEV FOR EATS EFFECTIVE AT the next City Council meeting Wednesday night. July 11, a fine not exceeding ji will be assessed by Mayor R. H. Pruett against any member of the council, the city secretary• city manager, department heads who are required to attend council sessions and newspapermen, who are late arriving. The plan was made effective on recommendation of Councilman A! Clayton who said he thought it would be a good way to raise money for council dinners. Remember, "'and others affected.', meeting time is 7 p.m. sharp. If you're not there when the clock strike.? 7, it'll cost you a buck. VOTED JX)WX MOTIO.V SINCE WE win be affected by the fine ruling, we thought we would be entitled to place a motion before the house at. lajst Thursday night's meeting, making the firsr- retroactive to 7 p.m. that night, but they tabled it. A! t-aid it wouldn't be fair because the m.'iyor didn't get there until 7:45 p.m. for that particular meeting. We tried to convince council that it would be as fair an ex-post facto lav.- as was ever enacted —to punish a. man for a "crime" he committed before -.he !a.-.v was passed. TOO HARD OX JUVENILES TWO OF OUR young- friends 'we hopei who work ctt a Ji-.alted milk ciispcr.sury on the main stem tell us th«-y think we should not be too rough on juveniles in th:. c column. ' Vou don't <jni!i?rs!an'J us," says Da:e Sun.sber:-.-, who > K ont of \r.r ; biggest juveniles we've; ever seen— t>3. weight. :f,5. "WrjrPH't yo;; ever young?' 1 asks Dale's pal, Roben EhrhbrOt. "JjMn'l you like to have fun?' 1 T.-.ey wc-rv; referring to a few paragraphs in this f.-olum:: .'ecvr.tly devot'.yj to the rise of juvenile- de- i-nquer.ry •?, Kaytnwn. ">\'>: to;-! liobcrt ami Ijule wo didn't believt- ther-^ was s:.y;h a thing ^ an inherently bad boy and thai •.v.;.. were trying to wiim youngsters to bu careful of the company they keep. FREAK OF NATURE Hostess With Mostes' -Perle Mesta Sample^' Parties In Hollywood Good Evening GKATCHKK I"- S. i be '-^'..':>; "Ar..".;:." -. Tb*' first o.' '.rse :K-.V rrc uo to corr.c alor.g- soon wi;i Today's Bible Verse THE LORD IS my strength and my shield; my heart trusted in him. and I helped: therefore my heart greatly rejoiceth: and with my song will I praise him. Psalms 28:7 I'sibliahpd each weekday afternoon by Tiie Bnytowi; Sun, Inc., at Pearce and Ashbel in Haytowji, Texas. (•"rod Hartmtn .......... Kditor and Publisher Harrj- Bosweli ........ .... Advertising Manager Preston Pendcrgrfiss ...... ,. Managing- Editor lieulah J'iie Jacxson .......... Office Manager Subscription Rutefi By Carrier- JI. 20 Month; JH.40 Year All mfii! ^u!)sr l rifltJons are pay»blc in »d%'ano», B/ Mrui Month Jl.IO; 3 Months ( M(»;:.iu> JT:00, Year JH.OO Armf-d Services 76c Month En!rrp,-i a? sn.-imd riass matter nt the Bayiowi, i, I'ojtof.'KT- i rider Ihf Act of Congrttt H March 3, JS70 F*tlo:',al AiK'crtis.h^ /td-jtiroicn (Alive: Gcucr.sJ A<iwri.i.sinK iSo AUanu, On. By Tom Simi ]-. :.') r.-'ipj/cr,. r/'.y wife's ;i:tme :s "Agnes." You can fice the. n«rrcr.v escape, and I'm hoping this is as close as it comes 10 thn One-W lianch. As a Morrn -.'.'?-.ming for other husbands, the sec- Ther., provided tin- .'atmospheric condition? 'over which yo-.i h.'ivi.- no <-on!roii are right, ;iiong will conic Car;:,, J.iora. Ethel, Flossy, Greta, Hattio. and on dow;) trj Yo;a and Zenda. v>rr,e;h;rig to do wHh the movies of years ago. A« for "Vo!n." a.'-.i- "Sr-nda," though thr-y have- a :••'.-.oiderrng :iOi;r.<!. peih.ip'-, you n'-'.-i!;i't worry th;it far. po^jrxv ,v/t beyond "Inez" or '-.Judith' 1 or "Kitty " Corn;- to think of :'. I know a "Kitty." a switchboard te>;,hor.<; operator, a very agreeable person. I am hoping this is a good omen for a rnild season. By AU-VE MOSBV HOLLY\VOOD lUPi— Perle Mesta, "the hostess - with - the - mostes'," has finished her first whirl of Hollywood parties with the conclusion: Less food, less foreigners and less hats than at Washington parties. Miss Mesta. former minister to Luxembourg- whose- c;ireer was portrayed in "Call Me Madam." stopped here for a week on her first visit to the movie colony. Since the wo.-iithy widow i.s also a famed Washington hostess, J cornered her before she took off for Washington to find out what she though' of the Hollywood variety. Miss Mesta smiled, "Oh, parties are alike the world over. 1 ' But on second thought she came up with a few differences. "You sen many more foreigners nt Washington parties." she said. "And much more food. Oh, these, fon-ltrners low. to cat! I've seen parties in Kiiropr where the buffet table vi as loaded with food JVyAndJifopMe By BenneH Cerf ACCORDING TO oldsters in Am her.'-::. Muss.. Edward Dickinson, father of the famous pc;ftehS. Emily, once brought half the town's population on the double to the town square by ringing the big fire hell. "\\'iicre's the fire?' 1 crk-d everybody. M.r. Dickinson pointed silently to a magnificant sunset in the western sky. He junt wanted everybody he knew to «hare his appreciation of the effect. AN OJTIMIST. cit-v] by David Green, i.s the general ,,, o.iesar's army who, when forced to f!' J e bo- fore Vandal boiyfex. si-r.t. this r<- po.-t to headqnancrs; "A'.'.'roniiiir; to preconceived plan, we have proceeded to a point of vantage which lay SO milts behind us." . . . Sounds somewhat modern at that! "BKO PARDON." «ai i the man at the door, "but would you mre to contribute something to the Home for Hopeless Alcoholics'.'" "You bet," replied the iiome- rn.ikcr promptly, "fnm" back about midnight and" you can have my husband." and there was a special table for sweets." One party she attended this week was an RKO soiree at Romanoff's for Helen Hayes and her son, James .MacArthuy, who is making his movie debut. That affair featured only four kinds of hors d'oouvres and no sweet table. At the party I noticed Miss Mesta was one of the few women wearing hats. 'Yes. they dress differently here than we do in tlie east." continued the motherly-looking hostess. Clothes nre lighter in color here, more informal. Not many hats. They dross here like Americans in Hong- Konj-:." Miss MeMa attended "u( leiisf twii or three parties" a day (iur- injr her week ill Hollywood.' When I saw her in her hotel lo>>l>y she' was en route to party No. 2'i and holding Up ruthcr well. "The movie people are lovely and vei-y interesting,'' she said. "1 love people who do things. And they have lovely homes. "However.'' she ridded. 'I don't eare for modern. My Washing-ton home is in 15th century French." Miss Mesta has a recipe for successful hostesses, in Hollywood and elsewhere. Her ingredients: "First a list, interesting people. Then the warmth of thu hostess. The food. Always have music. And see that* everyone there is always taken care of and has ;i good time. Decor i.s important, too." The most fabulous party she's ever been to was one in London during the coronation. The hostess — Perle MesUi. 'I always enjoy myself at my own parties'." she said and hurried, smiling", to the next party. Grab Bag Of Easy Knowledge You're Telling Me! Did You Know? Tho Answer. Quick! .!. Who was Ari.-itonhancs? '2. 'Which is lighter in weight, a good or bad egg? .'!. What was tile ancient name for Greece? 4. What is meant by Mercntor'n projection'.' ."). What nnmC'.H an 1 ' t,'ivm to the- Koinan household gods'.' Your Future lie -uctful with your employer and and you should enjoy a successful, j;ninins liable should dificribp the character "f the child born under these influence. 1 ;. Uiippy Ilirtbday Today, V<.-n<!7.iil*;jin diplomat Dr. Kduni-do I.,. Arroyo and former bij; leaguer Buddy Rnsar should celebrate thoir hirt.ii lays. \Vnlrli Vnur I 1 :ingii:i|> i r TXGRKD1F.XT - 'in-GRKFC- di-cnti - noun; that which enter-; into a. compound; a component part of something: a eonsti'ucnt. Origin: French - Ingredient, from Latin In^rediens, entering into, present participle of Ingrudi, to cntei-, from In plus grnrfi, to walk, I'ViIks of Fjirno, —( iiie 7>:tin<: m* By William Ritt A FORMKi! r-.iar footbail eentor for Notre Damo and. 'i<i'r>r. t!:re<. ;-,ro learns ha,s been narne'l auditor prenerai of Miciiixar.. Ko\v there's one xovernment who, :\o doubt, will always be on the ba)!. Th-v '.ori'ion. y'.iiglii'.'iii. Bounty eounei! hai flevjs'-rl '.'..'.'tri 'I'if'.i :< :,t kind. 1 -: of entertainment for folk vis- Jting !l;e city parks • -news itcrn. U'hat'.s wroug with ji;. 1 -; Mumy vn A r/en'.ij, rei'txirijt >in«J watching the The custom of slopping on a piece of wrfldir.r; eal'.e bus been traced back to the early Unions. Make a quick chf'(.:k of yo'.ir jewelry box to find n brarejr:!., pin or necklace which nr-o'l^ washing, When you've finisher! your per- Mjnal laundry i.s a ;;oo-l firne ).o dunk t.'ne pewe]r\'. says the C.'lean- Bureau. .lust. put. thr jewels through a {refill bath "( sudis. thru rin:v- a;i>,; <i?i!:n on a -Vift clean towel. l Thi.s ai.'or in rnovie.s und ti.'levi.sion. w'is born in New York. He ha s nvide some fi'i films, JUJion^ them and recent .'ire iiig A Central Press Feature Jim McClain. Peter Pan, The .".000 Finders of Dr. T.. Affairs of Dobi> Oilli.s. and The Birds and the Bees. On TV he has played « variety of roles in Make Room for Daddy. I Love Lucy, The Line-up. Playhouse of Stars. Four Star Playhouse, on Disneyland and as a charades prayer in the television show. Pantomime Quiz. What i.s hi.s name? 2 Born in Scranton, Pr., Nov. 5, J895. he first worked as a newspaper reporter. Since 1329 he has produced" motion pictures and plays. Some of hi.s earlier plays an- War Bugs and Lulu Bel'le. With Ben Hechl h e produced the very successful Front Page, Twentieth Century, Ladies and Gentlemen, Swan Song, nntl many motion pictures. He was marriol to a famous actress, and died in April, Hl.'fi. Who was he? i Names at bottom of column) It Hiipi>ened Tod:iy 1008 - Samuel <fe Champlain founded the city of Quebec. 1800 —• Idaho admitted to the Union. It's Been Siiid Were we to talk less about the problems that faced UH. and thought rrcrf about facing theme problems, the evasive corner which obscured prosperity would certainly be more accessbiie. — Lowell Gilmore. How'd Vou Make Oil? 1. The most celebrated of the ancient Athenian comedy writers, contemporary of Socrates and Plato. 2. A barf e£X. :>,. Hellas. •t. A representation on a plane surface of the surface of the earth, in which the points of the crimpiLS.s preserve the sump direction all over the map. Tt. is named for Gerhard Kremc.r M.ercator — Flemisli geographer — ,l5!;!-ir;!M. Tt. Lares arid Penates. I Haii:. Conned. 2—Cnarle.-f Mac Arthur. Washington Merry-Go'Round — Series Of Events Indicate Communism Is At Crossroads By DREW PEAKSO.V had we but listened. -How then WASHINGTON, —- It doesn't explain our consistent denuiiciu- take either a shrewd diplomat or tion of many people as "enemies' a. Washington columnist to report °f the working class because they that some of the most important condemned these crimes? W"e events in 40 years of Soviet his- wcr e wrong, terribly wrong- . . ." tory arc- happening in the Com- Joseph Clark in a Daily Worker munist world today. World Com- column headed "Lenin Is No Icon munlsm is at a crossroads. to Hung- on the Wall." proceeds But it does take even more than L ° warn against other Soviet lead- a. shrewd diplomat or a Washing- CI 's besides Stalin, tin. coiumnist to report just what "Though Stalin's brutal misrule this Communist ferment means was a drastic departure from anci what should be done about it. r - rni "'s theories." writes Clark, To try to diagnose the Comrnun- ' |L u '°" 1 < 1 ! « wrong to make 'cull' ist seething, let's take a closer ™ !t of TjRn 'n f>r Anybody else . . . look at it. Here are some of the How absurd to thinl: that in our amazing developments — develop- f. 01 " 1 ^'' '- 110 specific features of ments printing: the United States ^ ^"f* 1 *" ™°™™ «» have with golden opportunities which any application. How sad that some diplomats never dreamed nK^^mnllt^ " lis . ver ^ ^ take a pamphlet by Lenin and instead of studying it for its essence. substitute it for a study of would happen in this generation. In Italy—Pietro Nenni, the left- wing Socialist hitherto playing ball America " with Italian Communists, has her- BUT THE most seaUiiric- criticism ftliid Moscow and announced that of Moscow, the most soul-search- he is ready to join western Soc- ing reaching for America was ial Democracy. written in the Daily Worker by For years, Secretary Dulles' the Communist novelist. Howard brother Allen, hear! of Central In- Fast, who went to jail in 1947 for telligence, has been trying to fi- refusing to answer Congressional gure out a way to \vin over Nenni. questions. Eight years ago in Italy I tried to " It; 'Khrushchev's speech•> is a get Nenni to participate in the - s ' ral 'ig'e and awful document," Friendship Train reception. He wrot( - Fast, "perhaps, without par- stuck with the Communists. But f"°' fin h' st -°ry; and one must face last week he took a public stand tnp 'if 1 ' :llfl t it itemizes n. record against Communism. This could '" barbarism and paranojac blood pave the way for a solid democrat- ' us t tnat will be a lasting and ic. Central-Catholic government in shameful memory to civilized man. Italy. It's the most important, de- "J for on( ? looked hopefully but velopment since the end of the va ' n '>" at the end of the document war. f ^r a pledge that the last exccu- In Poland—Workers and pca«- ll ? n llful kikei-i place on Soviet ants, restless against Communism fioil - * looked for n pledge of civil have 'been shot down by a gov- rl i? ht:s , for the sac-red right of eminent supposed to represent llal) ena corpus, of public appeals and protect workers aruj pea-santw. to higher courts of final judgment For years, Polish-Americans in by oru; ' s peers rather than by pro- the United States have been trying fessionnl judges ... to encourage such a- movement". "Instead I. learned that three Ever since 1951, the Crusade for niorc executions had been an- Freedom has been sending friend- "°»'iced from the Soviet Union ship-freedom balloon messages to nnd m X -stomach turned over with the people of Polar.d. Now, over- t!l ° blo °d letting, with the madness night, the Polish people have of vengeance and counter venge- shown their ire against. Moscow, "nee. of suspicion and counter In Czechoslovakia—Riotous .stu- suspicion . . . dents have been demanding more " r iion ' 1 thi »lv" anything that hnp- indepcndence, more ireedom of P' ;lu 'd or is happening here in study. The- Czech people have been these United States could mnko demanding to know why Comrnun- nl '* rl " enemy of the United States, ifit leaders were shot or hanged •''• lan d I love so deeply and which for emulating the independence of ha.s given me so much . . . Tito and why Tito is not feted "Where I failed miserably, and and .salaamed in Moscow. For five years the Crusade for Freedom has been sending propaganda balloons .across the Iron Curtain into Czechoslovakia. Sud- whciv I swear by all that in holy th.'it I shall not fail «gain was in not exercising the same judgment toward the Soviet Union. "Never again will T remain silent denly the Iron Curtain seems to when I can recognize injustice- evaporate. Suddenly Czech stu- regardless of how that injustice dents go further than the fondest may be wrapped in the dirty linen dreams of American propagandists. In France, Belgium, Penmark, Britain --Communist parties are in bitter rebellion against their local leaders because they never bucked the Stalin reign of terror. Maurice Thorez, the French Communist who used to .spend hi.s .summer vacations as Stalin's guest, will probably be booted out of office. In the United Slates—Communist leaders are so bewildered they are almost running around in circles. How bewildered they are. how bitter at their leaders, both past and p r e s e n I. is illustrated by the New York Daily Worker. THK DAILY Worker's own tceth- fjnashinj; editorials are more eloquent than anything I could write of what is happening in the Communist world. "The blind »nd uncritical attitude of the Daily Worker in post years to the repression of the Soviet Union . . ." says the D«.ily Worker of itself in ehnstisin,' itself for not challenging the rule of Stalin. "We were wholly ignorant thf.t these crimes had been com- of expediency or uec(.'.'-«ily." These are some of the hig'h- lights of what i.s happening i n tha Communist world today, .lust what it means, just what we should do about it. will be discusscrf in an early column. 1837- I3O8 22ND.ANOE4TH. PKfS, OP u, S, •CERTAINLY THE POTENCY OF PATIENCE AS A FACTOR I IN ALL WORLDLY ACHIEVEMENT AND PROGRESS CAN* mitted.'' moans the Daily Worker, , NOT BE OVERESTIMATED " "yet there was reputable evidence ^^ / , £: ^ ^ /wyb • '"** /!.-.„ © ''W'. >-i"g Tfiin'tt Mn-K^ic Ir, "EEK!" yprlJ fi^lm rutncti

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