The Racine Journal-Times Sunday Bulletin from Racine, Wisconsin on January 14, 1962 · Page 9
Get access to this page with a Free Trial
Click to view larger version
January 14, 1962

The Racine Journal-Times Sunday Bulletin from Racine, Wisconsin · Page 9

Publication:
Location:
Racine, Wisconsin
Issue Date:
Sunday, January 14, 1962
Page:
Page 9
Cancel
Start Free Trial

Page 9 article text (OCR)

tuba Sending Teelers' to OAS Conference H#ANA r- (JP) government disclosed plans Saturday to send a high powered delegation to the Western Hemisphere's Foreign Minister's Conference, called to discuss Cuba's alliance with the Soviet bloc. At the same time, Prime Minister Fidel Castro postponed a huge rally called for Jan, 22, the day the ministers open their sessions in Uruguay's resort city of Punta del Este. It was believed Castro wanted first to make sure how Cuba fares at the Foreign Ministers' meeting before addressing the rally. So the date has been reset for Jar\, 28,"birthday of Cuba's national hero, Jose Marti. The delegation to the foreign ministers of the Organization of American States (OAS) wiJ] leave late this week. The 40-member delegation will be headed by Foreign Minister Raul Roa. He has said he will furnish proof a new armed invasion is threatening Cuba. Others Attending ^ With Roa will be Cuba's ^AS representative, Carlos feechuga; Ramon Aja, head of the Foreign Ministry's |,atin American desk, and Benito Besada Ramos, chief of •file ministry's legal depart- •:^ent. > Roa will meet Brazilian •foreign Minister Santiago |)anta and Mexico's Miguel tello in Brasilia or Rio de •Janeiro, possibly on Jan. 19. Thei chief advocates of the principle of nonintervention. Most Latin American diplomats here feel this nation's answer to any request that it leave the Soviet sphere will be a flat "no:" They point out that high priests of Cuban socialism, including Castro himself, have too often proclaimed the irreversible trend of the march toward the East. Signed Agreement Another indication that Cuba has no intention of changing its course is the re cent signing of a 70'0 million peso trade agreement with the Soviet Union for 1962. Similar deals have been signed with almost all Communist countries. Diplomats here believe Cuba has no real interest in abandoning the OAS but, given a choice, it would reject the inter-American system for the Soviet sphere. The rally of the people now set for Jan. 28 will hear Castro's second declaration of Havana, the prime minister has announced. It presumably will be a reply to any action taken at Punta del Este. His first declaration of Havana was issued Sept. 2, 1960, after the hemisphere's foreign ministers meeting in Costa Rica called for solidarity against Communist infiltration. Castro tore up the foreign minister's declaration, rejected the Monroe Doctrine and announced he was establishing diplomatic Medical School Aid Goes to UW, MU WASHINGTON — (/P) — Senator Wiley, R-Wis., said he was advised that the National Health Institutes had approved grants of $117,378 for the Marquette University medical school and $284,129 for the medical school of the University of Wisconsin. Brazil and Mexico are thej relations with Red China. Speedy Action by Governor bn Bus Bill Is Foreseen ; MADISON — m — Gov. ^aylord Nelson's office indicated Saturday that prompt action by the chief executive can be expected on the con- ^oversial bill to provide state aid for the transportation of private and parochial school Students. ' Nelson has not said whether he will sign or veto the bill. But executive office aides said legislative em­ ployes have been'requested to Speed processing of the bill so it can be disposed quickly. - The measure is presently Rips Legis+la+ure for School Apathy MILWAUKEE —(JP)— Former State Superintendent of Schools George Watson said Saturday that the 1961 Legislature had indicated by its majority votes "less concern about the basic problems of our schools" than any other Legislature in his memory. "I know of no recent ses­ sion that passed less constructive educational legislation or passed more negative. educational legislation," said Watson. "The level of support for our schools has been relatively reduced, school district reorganization has been slowed in its progress, and the Legis­ lature has bowed to groups within and without the profession," he added. Watson addressed a University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee conference of school, administrators. He charged that the 1961 Legislature had contributed a year of "frustration and backsliding, a year of defeat and disappointment to public education." John Hoagland Dies; 'Monitor' Executive BROOKLINE, Mass.— John H, Hoagland, executive head of the Christian Science Publishing Society since 1944, died Friday. As head of the publishing society he was chief business executive of the Christian Science Monitor and other RACINE SUNDAY BULLETIN Jan. 14, 1962 Sec. 1, Page 9 periodicals. He was instrumental in 1960 in establishing the Monitor's printing plants in London and in Los Angeles. He also was a teacher of Christian science. His widow and a son, John Jr., survive. College Fad: ?Grow' Icicles CAPE G I R A R DEAU, :MO. — (/P) — Some stu- ;dents at Southeast Mis- Ssouri State College have a •vnew extra-curricular ac• 'tivity—icicle cultivation. ' Mike Letch grew bored ^during t h e recent cold Cspell. He punched a small •;hole in a soup can, hung it ;'out the window of his •third floor room and 'watched the dripping water ^gradually form into an ficicle. Fellow students in the !dorm immediately followed ;suit. Mike promptly switched .to a half gallon can, then to a gallon and then to a five gallon can as the race for icicle supremacy grew. But the fun's over now, Mike said Saturday. Icicle cultivation began to cut into his study time. The finished icicle stretched from Mike's window to the top of a first .floor window. being printed in final form and is expected to reach the governor's desk this week. Many Messages The bill requires all school districts to give private school children bus rides to the public school they are entitled to attend. During consideration of the measure by the Legislature, citizens oh both sides of the issue deluged lawmakers with mail and phone calls. Since its "passage, the governor's of- of|fice has received a large number of messages on the subject. The final bill represents a compromise reached in a legislative conference committee. Earlier in the session, the Senate passed the measure in a form that would have made transportation to the private school mandatory. Optional Basis The Assembly acted favorably on a proposal that would have -allowed local school districts to provide the transportation on an optional basis. Finally, the compromise committee agreed on the present version. It has been estimated that the bill would cost about $900,000 a year in added state aids, based on the assumption that about 50,000 private school children would avail themselves of the public transportation. Nelson said last week he would not consider the cost factor in reaching his decision, but would sign or veto the bill on its merits. trails into Fox River, Locicmaster Drowns ' APPLETON ~i/P)— Harry I Wilson, '61, a government; lockmaster, drowned when he| fell off a concrete pier intol the Fox River while clearing' i?e from a gate on the dam hear the Interlakes Paper Mill here . , His body was not recovered immediately. 10-COUNTRY EUROPEAN TOUR Includes Air Fare froi« N.Y. 3 Weeks 695.00 1 Month 754.00 For Comphte Information Coll Irma At MEIrose 7-8336 UNIVERSAL TRAVEL SERVICE 1648 Douglas 2 STUDIO BOOK ""^^^ Send me the rtew Arthur Murray Dance Book and inhrmation about the Arthur Murray Studios. I will also receive a certificate good for a FREE introductory dance lesson. Adults only! Home Street City Phone MAIL COUPON TO ARTHUR MURRAY Licensee James R. Banta 416 6th St. • ME 2-4417 PENNEY'S ALWAYS FIRST O.U A 11 T Y < ' WINTER SPORTSWEAR BETTER WINTER SKIRTS REDUCED! NOW WINTER SLACKS REDUCED! A fabulous selection you won't want to miss! Straight line, pleated and flare styles! 100% wools! Orion acrylic wool blends! Plaids and solid colors. Many are seat lined. All drastically reduced! Sizes 8 to 18. Knur lai;qc .qroup.s! Plain color coUon corduroys, 1.99. , .fancy prints, 2.44. Plain color wool- jTylon blends, 3.00. Lined patterned wools, 3.88. 100^' wools in pallcrns 'n plain colors — lined 'n unlincd, 4.99. Misses' sizes 10 to 18. WINTER JACKETS REDUCED! SAVE! g88 J28« 1488 You can't beat these values! See cotton cords, cotton suedes, cotton corduroys, all wools, more! Orion acrylic pile linings, wool linings, Shearling linings. They're terrific. Entire stock reduced 8.88 20.88 » SHOP •|<|NI^E :irs |>0i WNTOWN WOW! WHAT SAVINGS ON SWEATERS! MATERNITY SPORTSWEAR CLEARANCE! 399 8 $ 2 and 3 Our prices have been slashed on hundreds of winter sweaters! Slipovers and cardigans, classics, novelties, bulky knits, Scandinavian styles, Italian knits . . . lOO'n wools. Lam-furs, Orion acrylics, Orion-wool blends. Get yourself several! Pcnncy's has a large group of maternity sportswear now reduced! Assorted cotton^ corduroy slacks and skirts! And a wide range of cotton tops including corduroys. Hurry! Get here first thing Monday morning! OPEJV MOIVOAV IVITE . . . 9:30 'III 9:00! Ilovkiitou II parkin*; for over 2300 far »i! SHOP PENNEYfSELMWQdb PLAZA OPEN EVERY MITE . .. 10:00 'til 9:00! Always fre© parking lor over 2000 cars!

Get full access with a Free Trial

Start Free Trial

What members have found on this page