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Page 6 Sayfnmn &itft Editorial— Water Conserva t 1 i ^ on Two Big Problems Sen. Price Daniel, vhose long and illustrious y-ub'.v service lends great weight to his ri'iv:ro. has proposed TO remedy what The >un ''cnsider? two of the most important probivins facing the people of Texa? \vnur conservation and the pas- sap:' of la\vs to eurh the use of narcotics. These are two of the strongest points in Sen. Daniel'? 12-point platform. "Their .strength doe? r.c-i derive from the fact that Sen. Daniel is a candidate for governor. For many years Texas has been plagued with the problem of providing enough water to meet domestic and industrial demand that has continued to out-strip all expectation. This is an indication that Texas is growing and certainly growth is no cause for alarm if it can be properly accommodated* ••i .--•- -•- v;r-v v- V;.i)f>n; in Texas •g. *•'••'• '•• . •" v. -"'••'• 's "hat each sec- tii." y' ••":\' •> .r v - >-~ entirely different p.-oi;'-" . -vYuvy.-er may be done to remc::;. .-. : .:o area might prove extremely damaging to another. There must be a concerted, wively i-an- ned and executed water conser>'!Ulon j./'-'o- gram that must have been o.on—owed vvith the ultimate aim of elirninati.v; .:'a;na;;e to any section of the state and of providing an adequate supply for all sections, as Sen. Daniel has outlined. While it lacks the. popular appeal that it must have to force action, the water problem is a vital one and certainly cannot be overlooked for long. As time goes on it will become -/ T '?n more vital. Industrial ex- pansio- --' : "=1-0 it so. ~ P-— v - - - ' ;v.T!'.:.;es a state law pattern- ed after the one r*c and other members committee which c- Destination of ':; One of the .v calls for infl: •/ upon convictio:. ;•'., y proposed by him ..-i congressional sub- Ducted a national in.-! pe racket. .-ions of the federal law ,i of the death penalty ,)f any person selling or otherwise furnisaing narcotics to any person under IS years of ag\ The passage of a law in Texas would serve as a strong bulwark of the federal law and would serve notice to the world that Texas realises the terrible threat n« v - ' "• • 1 -"-e moral mH physi^' •.'••• •' . i :•.;'..:.. it would be a sV'.;:... - • •;•; " ' • ':.;•'" "^on who might t<; pl.-.naiiv. io '.::.;.,.r.ii' : riLUfdef on the in- Sen. Daniel lias also cited the need for reappraisal of Texas' educational system with the aim of "making it the best in the nation." He is unalterably opposed to federal aid to education and proposes to improve the school system with Texas funds, which would include adjusting teachers' salaries to a figure at least comparable to that offered by industry to persons with comparable qualifications. Sen. Daniel realizes that the cornerstone of this democracy is the school system and lie knows that it must keep in step with the times if America is to remain strong. A thousand years will not change this pre- v-cpt. As his record proves, Sen. Daniel stands for honesty and integrity in government. Hr knows that betrayal of public trust is .- '•'•-•o that can undermine and utimately destroy free government. He wants to restore this trust in the government of Texas, and he has proposed a "grassroots" measure that would give citizens firmer control of their government and furnish them a more powerful weapon to combat misconduct and corruption in public office. An 11-member law enforcement commission, chosen by the grand jury representatives in each of Texas' judicial districts and which would have the power to subpoena witnesses and records, is Sen. Daniel's plan to solve the problem of misconduct in public office. The Sunagrees that this would be a practical way to approach the problem—one •that has brought shame to Texas. Not only that, but it has shaken the faith of our people in their government. SUN SLANTS Harfman LITTLE LKAGfERS RTBE AT ATX SATURDAY BUCKET o'.i-.-c:- an.-; Reggi^ DU?.=>.- :"orc<M this column to intercede with the Front Pa;.--Boys to announce the Baytown Little I^asrue A. Star teara? ,->n page 1 instead of or. the sports pas: •• of Monday's e-riitlcr,. '*'•>"<; a.frref-f! to try to help them if they wo.;' agree to put us on one of the te.iniiS. They SKree-.'i and then ieft us off. But we have the iast word. V.'e consider the O-jr cor.jTatUiat.:-r.r^ src to -.::•? yo-.:r.£rst-:-r; w. • were chosen. Here's h->.'pinc one of the Baytov teams ends the season ir. IVir.ia.mfr-Drt. Fa.., at •- Jwoag"je world seri«. H.-UlKE>:iNG TfEE PAST i'.,i.i was needed. \Ve wiii always be proud v 1 ' cur contribution ::.-.. ytown Little IjeRjpje or<ra.r.:M::ori. Hadn't you hcaro? We take rred:: for serins '.V. F. '3i!li Whit-? or: the fact that ho shou'-J orpar.ize the ieag-.:e in Baytown and be :i_« first bie boss. Ke did and Ccn-.rr.isfioncr Fr.rc Frick couidr. 1 : have turned ir. a better ;ob. We're stili saiiinrr along on the pattern that "High Commissioner" White set i- those early days. The guys in charge now are doing a good job too. but we didn't want to forget Bill White. The oniy way we could take any credit ourselves was to brag on our executive protege. : - that some married . • '.-: -.earing. .. .;:., at Spokane. Wash., for 'r.'jd's outfit was told that •.'.-.. -.- to get a or'.nk, call home .• }:'•]•: and his buddies !fft in •-:::n hnse. • o weeks, sjid their wives • • -•-.•• " : -!rir..c that time. to BUT) BLACKBURN" BACK WE KAD A nice talk with John S. (Bud) Blackbum. who has returned home after a five-year tour with Uncle. Bud, spent most of his time in the service as a B-36 navigator. He spent over 3.OM hours in the air during the time he was a flying officer. Figuring that on the basis of an eight-hour day. you can see that Bud spent more than a year aloft. He's been married to pretty Patricia for about a onicc • • re ±jiy,,-.-\--! (_n;ui:;i-;r rr, v^yiuiiii;!"- • '•" . people ailucied to Bud as the j.'". We roc?.!] a!.=o how he used to interruyl hi_; s-j -jx') for knowiedjre on occasion at Face to hawk pros-am? and.'or cushions, or both, at Owl home football games. It oniy seems yesterday that all of this was happening. And now this seasoned young veteran flier is ali set to peddle printin' for Bob Mathcrne. Bud ought to do all right in this new assignment. Most people in business these dp.ys have more printed forms than they ha\-e dollar bills. At least, we'd say the field is wide open. THIS IS GOOD ADVICE THIS FIXAL bit of advice to Bud. You got by with it, son, when Uncle Sam sent you off for two weeks without giving you a chance to tell Pat. But times have changed, now that you're back in civilian life. You better not c-vcn go to Anahuac to call on the boys at the courthouse unless you let Pat know. Especially, if it is possible that you may be late for supper! MEMO: From The Sun News Desk By Preston Pendergrai* SAW ILLFATED PL.-\>"ES J.fR. AND MRS. Gentry Kathaway and son.. Tommie, v.-erp among the last persons to see the two big airliners that carried 12S passengers to their death on a icdge near the Little Co' river. The vacationing Hathawsyj were standing on the northern rim of the world's deepest gorge gazing upor. its awefui beauty when the two planes streaked overhead, S7-;ed;r,g toward their date with death. It was oniy ?, few minutes later. Gentry sai<*. when word c?.rne that the planes had crashed about 40 iniies from the spot where the Ka thaw ays were standing. Thtre were no eyt'wiinesse.-. but probers K-aJd there was f.'try indication that the plane."? collided when one of them askfrc permission to "y above turbuier.t w<-sther. According to .-'-ports, there was no request from the other plane about what it should (3o, and it is V-licved thjit whon the v.-!rj<;-buffc-ted ship began il>. asc-1-nt tn^--' f' f >\'.\ r '.f-.' 3 .. Th^^r^ v.-pre no survivnrs, Gr^:-ir .-it. t>i". .WE.;- y : y^-.^ rr.:p, r ;.ty h<_- prit bsck to B^ytnwr. Thursday. He said he tc-"<k A.\xior;j> OPTIMISTS c;:-;NTiiY'.s FJ::L;y)^^" opti-;st ciuh —o-berj we.-e h iittie wrirr:c-':i, ii^ybe he wouldn't .-."ake it hick '.i Biytov.-n in ::.-r.r ; ;o take ov^r the gave; ;.;; club jiresidcn*: at a yw-cia; :r.sta.i>.'Jon c'-rcrnonv Sv-.turdsy ninh'.. iVc clirir.'t r.;sve ri picture of Gentry ir, our fi; r :S. f-o we h&a to get one s'li.te w,-,y. I: .sefrns he '•'•'•'-S ii picture of hirn ;o be four/I. There was only one thing left to do. We conspired with his bookkeeper to give us a tip the minute ho arrived home so we could comer him at the store and pet a picture. Hazel Wllkins kept her part of the bargain up to a point, but one of Gentry's fellow club members, Curtis McNa-bb, saved the day. Gentry had hardly had time to carry in his luggage before he found himself in front of a camera in The Sun office. It is said that Curtis was waiting at the door when the Hathaways got home. SLIP OF THE TONGUE IT HAS GOT to where you can't tell a candidate from anybrxiy else. They were having a breakfast for one here- the other day and those who didn't know the office-seeker kept wanting to know whether he- had arrived. The candidate was inconspicuous in an opcn-col- :anxl sports shirt and was off in a corner talking w:th friends. A Baytc-wn businessman walked up within t-irshot cc the group trw inquired of & friend, "V.'hirre i; the great ----?" CANDIDATES APLENTY SATURDAY V/AS "Hit Bay'own" day for gubernatorial randifistes. Ken. Price Daniel spoke at a public rtrcepticn at P.ebi-1 Inn Friday afternoon, and V-'. Lee 'Pappy i O'Daniel delivered a "fire"' speech from hi:; fire truck on Texas avenue Friday night. ": intf.r.d to P 1J< - °'--' the fire of graft and corruption." "Pappy" ihoutcd. But it was almost to an empty str<-i;t- Those who had stopped to hear "Leon 7-i : iy' left fif'er the music stopped. Two of "Pappy's'' booking agents had breakfast it a ri-iitisurjirit or. the mrun stem the next morning. V>'h<.r. they left, they invited Csrl Trenckrnann to "cv.Tifc visit us in Austin after January." Success Secrets By Elmer Wheeler KAY McGLOTHLL'v 3R., who recently b ;'rcKi<jer.t 'A t.-se Texas Cnigary Co.. w;:,-. executive oi'i;:<''- i" Ar'iif.-r.f.'. 'JYMks. hr^ Mch.'.-vt-d th<.- k^nd of Jic.rn or. n f.-irn;. McGlothiin KUirtrd ir. the oil iiu. 1 .:.-- ss ;<: ihc :>.£<; of 17. r,c went to \vor.; r-'ur.rr.f (.>:.'. '..':j., w.i»/r>; h<: .'••j.-'.'iit Ii ye'!.". 1 :, "'Jo;r,,; L'«!!,'i>.."' At the beiti'ir-ing of the depression, McOiothl:.-. Today's Bible Verse WHEREFORE HE IS able also to save them to the uttermost that come unto Cod by him. seeing He ever liveth to make intercession for them. Hebrews 7:25 went i'to construction v.'ork, gaining more experi- f-nrt w:!h yc-.-er.':j companies and in various states. Jr. ~.K5, ft.rrr:,--d with 51,000 in savings and a cut- .V.cGif;thi:n decided to go into business . Ho huiit .several refineries, aior.o and h:p w:th others: ?.nd he <ilso helped to oil .''.'.-Id in Now Mexico, the Jirst in .'hi-.-h J.-:: latc-r owned. '; p(;troJ(.-;irr. Products Refining and Pro!o o-x;ratt the wolls, refinery an<i a 37", ar-d in ii50 the company also bought Pi.blii'iifd each weekday aftcrr.ocn by The IJaytoNvn Sur.. Int.. at Pear-x- and Ashb«I in Baytown, Texas. Fred Harliu&n .......... Kditor au/i Publisher Harry Koswell ............ Ar.-.vMi-ing Manager Preston Pendcrgrass ........ Mw.asri.'.g Kditor Ikrulah Mac Jackson .......... Office Manager Subscription Ttat«s By C;irr'.er-JJ.20 Month; JX.40 Ye*/ 1 AH sub«criptionB arc payable in »dvan«», By Mail-Month S3,. 20; Z Wor/Jis 13.S« i Month.'; $T:00: Yi-:ir 3H M sci-ond ciftis matter lit t-ie Jlaytowa, Itoae, 1'ostoJfice under the Act of «t March 3, 1870 KsUor-rti Aiiv-<>rtis:nK H^jirMWitative: it) Advortiilr.g S<-'rvic<; L\ 1&53, McG'.othnr. organized the Me Wood Corp., a cruoii oil purchasing company with offices in Abilene and Houston, an/j he moved back to Abilene to l;ve. Latest move has bct'n to merge Petroleum Products P-'r.'irJng and Producing Co. with hte Texas Calgary Co. ,\T'/j:o';!::r;'.s Krtfeles*. pleasure- is in his three M,.-,f. tii; ;ii;jociat'rd wtii him ;n the operation of the (:o;;.jV'ihy. fj look ^'. -•TcGlothiir.':-; record .shows the reasons for h.s ,su o:';. Si: fjis !o;ig 'iXf/erierice and knowledge 'ii ;jJi prunes of tr.r; oil bus:r.tss coupled with his d'.-t'r;:r.!ri.-iUon ;-.nrf coi.-i^ige in fiUirtir.g out for h'm- :vj!f 'AT'- ',:\\ liribeat&bif f.orr.binaUo.i. It's no wonder -.h:-,: tr... 1 - young farm boy has f-.ught his ws.y to the }•';!,r" !t\''.t',f;r cars mJiy iiavc bearings Uiat require :;o ju:/:itiit.o:.. Gri.vj pappy Jennies, a vetfraJl rr.'M.or:.':t, &KVS, that's perfectly oil right with him. ,i7i'kry Mant;''. the American league's home run >:.:>,;, .S(;cks his four-Da^(;rs either ifcft- or right- j.h/idc'I. Such !mpartia!:ty must be admired—but r.ot, necessaniy, toy opposing pitchers. There can't be anything wrong with the steadily r;s:r,jf cost of living, says the mar. at the next desk— •ecj.'ig thai it'* aiv/^s on the up and uj>. 1 SADDLE SORES So They Say -Truman Won"! 'Dictate 1 Demo Candidate By RAYMOND LAJITC United Prrss Staff Correspondent WASHINGTON (UP) — Sen. Estes Kefauver's campaign mnnager said today he is convinced former President Truman will not try to "dictate" the selection of the tSHG Democratic presidential nr>mir.!T'. F. Joseph Donohue, manager of Kefauver's campaign for the presidential nomination, disclosed he had slipped into New York Thursday for a conference with Mr. Truman. Mr. Truman, who returned from a European trip this week, made it clear Thursday that Kefativer is not his personal choice for the nomination. But he r.:.:.o saiu he •A-ar.ts in remain r.feun-ti. Despite ;;-..;• former freHic-Wii's public comments, Donc-hi'.e said he V.T.S "very plcaseo" with Ills rtls- cusslon v.dth Mr. Truman. Ho was once Mr. Truman's appointee to head the District of Columbin Boanl of Commissioners. 'Hr- could be neutral as a po- litic.u figure and still have a pcr- sonnl preference," Donohue told a reporter. "I'm positive he'll be neutral as fi political fijrure." Donnhiie s'ii'3 he did not make the trip to Now York to ask Mr. Truman to support Kefauver. He said ho did want to tell the former President his observations about the chances of a Democratic victory and why he regards Kefauver ns the strongest candidate. He said he cited Kefauver's "unparalleled strength" in the farm belt and the Tennessee senator's showing in presidential pri- Aith, '.'Cef&uver lost the iin^'i rounds of d-.f prin-iary campaign to Adlai E. Stevenson. Donohue snifl. no Democrat, could have rlon" ?.s well if Kefauver had had more campaign funds and the backing of local party organizations. Donohue said he is convinced that Mr. Truman will be neutral before and during the Democratic National Convention. "I am convinced that he has no purpose to attempt to dictate the nominee," Donohue added. "I am sure the nominee is going to be Estes Kefauver and that Mr. Tni- man will support him." While Kefauver is still carrying on his campaign, most Democratic professionals do not share Donohue's views. These Democrats hnve tended to write off the Ten- nesseean as a major contender since his defeat by Stevenson in the California primc.ry. Stevenson today w&s en a s-wing through drought areas in Iowa, Missouri find Nebraska. He v.v>.s going directly to farmers to "educate myself." about farm problems. Try And Top Me Grab Bag Of Easy Knowledge By Bennett Cerf THE EDITOR of a small town paper in Illinois must have had ,-i grudge to HOttlo with his local doctor when hr< printed thi? item in his paper 'I can't beiipve it was just a typographical error): "Our trusted doctor arrive-') as soon as humanly possible after the crash, but as soon as he checked the victim's puree ho declared he could do nothing for her." Jerry D. Lewis, author of a tiptop collr.-ction of poker .stories called "Dealer's Choke," reveals that Hoylo "whose name has become a part of our lannuajfi; ns a synonym for the Supreme Court of Poker never wroti; any book of poker rules; he never played or even heard of the game!" jioyle. it Booms, wrote a very successful book, so when the publishers decided to bring out a poker rule manual, they merely appropriated the Hoyle name. Qf FAMOUS PEOPLE Tho Answer, Quick! 1. What wns the name of the vessel sunk off Ireland which was a con'.ribiiting- factor to the United States entry into World War It 2. What is the nickname of the state of Colorado; what is its mottn? 3. Who succeeded Chester A. Arthur ns U. R. President? •!. When was the United States Xaval academy opened .find what arp. its students called? 5. J-!y whom wa.s the motion picture machine invented and when? Watch Tour I,anjfiuige EXPLOIT — 'EKS-ploit) — noun: a deed or act, especially an heroic act. Verb transitive -•- to iiti'i/.o, to pet the value out of; hence to make use of basely for one's own advantage or profit, as. to exploit one's friends. Origin: Old French - Esploit, Esplcit, from Latin—Explicitum, past participle of Expiicare, to unfold, display, from Ex pine; pllcare, to fold. Tour Future. Your business should prosper, and you may gain a good, deal by distant interests. Look for an ey.trf-mely energetic find enthusiastic individual in today's child. Folks Of Fame—CJiiess Tie. Name A Central Press Feature N T eb., in ISO", and after Intensive military training in his native land and Germany, was commissioned a second lieutenant, from which rank he rose to general. He served ns chief of staff to Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek in World War IT. He retired from active service in 1951. He is now a manufacturing company executive. What Is his name? 2 — This radio actor was born in Madison, Wis., in 1914, and planned to be an engineer, but became interested In class plays and elocution. He broke Into radio by singing In the church choir. A scries of radio roles culminated in his starring role in the popular The Great Gilderslecvc. He in married and has two daughters. What is his real name? "YOU CAN NEVER HAVE A CHEATER OR A LESS DOMIM- ION THAN THAT OVER YOURSILF." Washington Merry-GcrRound — Joyriding Congressmen Cost American Taxpayers Plenty By DREW PEAKSOK WASHINGTON—Most guarcfed secret since the H-bomb is how much it cost the taxpayers for last year's Congressional globe-trotting. Only a few men know the score, and they aren't telling. The tabs are still coming in from m-er 230 Senators and Con- ;.-r;:2r..-r.i'.-i who flocked overseas in :_v; l:'.g s -f-st junketing spree in ; -ngTessiuna! history. The tax- yaycrs who footed the bill, however, can't find out the total cost. However, this column has been able to check the secret vouchers turned in by Congressmen, and hr;rr arc .vj;rw <jf the amounts •'rwt. it ,'0ioi:!d be noted, in fair- ;t;>-B. Uia'. .v.'roo of the Cong-res- ;v:.--;aA trips were important and •j.-ne Congressmen did a good job ,or their country. Some, on the ether hand, were pure In either case, the public is entitled 1 to know the cost. Here it is: The taxpayers paid $51,000 for a special Air Force plane to fly Congressmen Sterling Cole (R., N.Y.), O. C. Fisher (D., Tex.), George.Miller (D., Calif.). Walt Norblad (R., Ore.), and Bill Bates '*'.., Mass.) around the world. The . .- force escort officer spent an- •iii'r $10,300 of the taxpayers' money on the Congressmen for travel expenses. Fisher also took a private $300 side trip in Indonesia. These basic costs do not include the foreign currency that is ladled out to junketing Congressmen for spending money. All they nc-ed Is a requisition signed by a committee chairman. This is good for free spcncfing money at our embassies in 42 countries. The foreign currency is taken from special account No. 19 FT 5(51. which is set aside for the exclusive use of traveling Congressmen. They spend the money by the bushel basket for hotels, meals, entertainment, rdpht clubs, souvenirs, and w h a t c v e r sti:;.-•; their fancy. No accounting is :'."ked and none given O-'<'>-;;L. !•'" vague totals. THE SECRET vo-.i.:hers "i-v> > not include the fror- riii'v" ('-•- gressmen were ;:ivrr. on Air ••'<•'<•• planes and navy shi;^ Thru -vc. •; going their wny anvivv.v. "O.y ' ,;,gross' curi" 1 "; ro-'.-i-'- ]'ir.~, t.v •-' free rides !••••<•! thr i.T- r: >vrri vc-tli- Ing, sir.'-'- i!-.o I-I-VK :•• •••'I'i r.hipr. didn't g'' •'"' ••' !'''• '' i v What jsn'!. iv.rT.i-n,.,-,; jr, iii.iv !lv lawmakers usually '!!::p ; ' 1 "'' military passenegrs. For e.';"''".plf. '. Senate Appropriations toe, including wives and «idf!S, di.-:placed 40 military wives and children booked to join their menfolk in Europe last September. Leaving out the free spending money and ;'rc-c rkk-3, here's v/hat it CM; the twcpaycrs i&r >yjme further Congrosdlonr.! trips. In ir.Kny case:, these trips v.-orc g"od Investments, since Ihe Congressmen worked hard studying foreign problems and spreading good will. Most of them filmply had a lavish overseas holiday, however, at the taxpayers' expense. It cost 541,670 for a special plane to fly Congressmen Clem Zablocki (D., Wise.), John Jarman (D., Okla.). Bob Byrd (D., W. Va.), Ross Adair (R., Ind.), and Marguerite Church (R., 111.), round the world. Another special plane to Europe cost $21,038 for Congressmen W. R. Poage (D.. Tex.), Hale Boggs (D., La.), Harold Coolcy (D., N. C.), Henry Tallc (R., Iowa), and Antoni Sadlak (R., Conn.). Sadl.-ik took his son along, and Sen. Willis Robertson (D., Va.) arranged for his daughter-in-law, Mrs. Willis Robertson, Jr., to make the trip. This trip was to vis-it the In- Union, attendance nt which is required by law. It can be classified as one of the more worth-while junkets. Congressman Poago and his wife organized another junket to South America which cost the taxpayers $18.915 for transportation. Included in the party was Congressman Paul Jones (D., Mo.l, and his wife. Still another South American junket for Congressman Porter Hardy (0., VaJ, Jack Brooks (D., Tex.), George Meader (R.. Mich.), and Victor Knox. (R., Mich.), cost $20.998. CONGRESSMEN JOHN Rooney (D., N. Y.) and John Fogarty (D., R. I.), accompanied by their wives, led a junket to Europe. Transportation cost: $13,372. Several Congressmen, traveling alone or with wives, took scheduled military transportation overseas, then demanded special transportation after they got there. Here are the bills for extra transportation in several typical cases: Rep. and Mrs. Errett Scrivnor (R., Kans.i, Europe and North Africa, $2,201; Rep. and Mrs. L. Mendel Rivers (D., S. C.) and their daughter, Peggy, Europe, $1,123; Rep. and Mrs. Bill Hess (R., Ohio), Europe, 54,367; Rep. and Mrs. Dan Flood (D., Pa.), Europe, $4,050; Rep. James Patterson (R., Conn.), Far East, $2,100; Rep. OHn Tcague (D., Tex.), Europe, $2,500; Rep. and Mrs. Charles Nelson (R., Me.), Europe, $1,850; Rep. and Mrs. Charles Halleck (R., Ind.). Europe, $2,500; Rep. and Mrs. Eel Miller (R., Md.), Europe, $],-:f,o: Delcgiice and Mrs. A. Fern&i-J.'-i•!';• (D., Puerto Rico), Eyrupe, $2.r'"> Rep. James Devercux (H., Mo. Europe, $3.150; Kep. Harr. -,':i , •.: pard (D., CrUif.), rour'!-: '•:• $3,336. Anothi.-r :'.v-:i.',"> th.-cv-il'iy "or-'-'nlio:;. but Wiis .'orrr-.f iii- f!.\« Francisco business- jiii'i! :o change his mind. Since tlu-y had put up the money for the convention, they insisted in l.eopinu delegates there for at least four days . . . E)rypt's Premier Nnsser has svcrt-tly armnged to buy :»rno o: Ruasiti's jet tir- lint-rs ;.s part oj his c;vmp;ug:;i to bocorne the strong mun of the ?\Iidflle East. Soviet Foreign Minister Shopilov offered the planes during his recent meeting with Nasser. They will be the sensation Russian TU-10-J twlr. jet job which flew Khrushchev and Btil- ganin to Britain. Did You Know? The. U. S. aircraft carrier Saratoga is 187 feet from the watcrline to the top of Its mast. The average American eats about 35 pounds of poultry a year. Snow mold which shows up on lawns as snow melts Is a form of root rot. The world's first dental school was started at Bainbridgc, O., in 1828. Most meteorites burn out before they reach the earth. (•-Thin T?nit(d Kt.'itos Army officer, now retirr-'l, is n executive. JIc was rx»r/i in Omaha, It's n**n S«i<l The finest lives, in my opinion, are those who rank in the common model, and with the human race, but without miracle, or ex- trav.-iLgance — Miche! E. de Montaigne. It Happened Today 1816— Argentina declared independence from Spain. 3fU!) -Born, Ellas Howe, American inventor of the sewing machine. 10-14 — British and Canadian troops captured Caen, Normandy, France, in World War II. Happy Illrthday Dorothy Thompson, columnist, lecturer and radio commentator, and Clarence Campbell of hockny f;irne arc flue for birthday greetings on this date. Howd You M(Uf(> Out? 1, The T.ufiltania. 2, Centennial State; Nil Nisi Ntimlne- Nothing Without God. 3, Grover Cleveland. *. Oct. 10, JM5; midshipmen. 15. Thomas A. Edison, In 1R93. l--Gen. Albert Wedemcyer. 2— Willard Waterman, © Kinc FfihiKS Syniliolc. Inc.. World righH reserved "I'M LATE! Hang this up for me,.will you?"

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