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VOI. LXIX, No. 2ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN, TUESDAY, DECEMBER 2, 1958 FIVE CENTS

EIGHT PA

Wolverine Cagers

Trounce Pitt in Opener,

75-

C

'I Guards
Star in Easy
Upset Winl

Mins ters

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Panthers' Guard
Scores 28 Points
By JIM BENAGH

Berlin

-Daily-Peter Anderson
STRICTLY FOR BIG BOYS-Michigan's Gordie Rogers (6'6")
and Pittsburgh's John Fridley (6'5"), two of the tallest players
at the Yost Fieldhouse court last night, strain for possession of
the ball. The game ended seconds later with the Wolverines win-
ning their season opener, 75-55.
HEARING THURSDAY:
CityCounil itPostpones
Urban RenewalAc tion
By PHIIP MUNCK
City Council last night put off action on Urban Renewal until
a public hearing in Council Chambers at 7:30 p.m. Thursday.
Debate on the project flared up during discussion of adopting a
uniform building code as Councilmen Richard Dennard and Carl
Brauer exchanged heated words on the availability of housing in Ann
Arbor. Brauer objected to the passage of the building code as a
"horrible encroachment on our>
private liberty." He objected speci-
fically to parts of the proposed or-
dinance which would require e±-
isting structures to come up to
code.
"It's wrong to legislate some of}
these things," he said, "If a person O Renewal
doesn't wan to live in sub-standard
housing he can move out." Ann Arbor's Mayor, Prof. Sam-
Dennard, a Democrat from the uel J. Eldersveld of the political
First Ward and a Negro, shot back. science department, took a stand
"Can I get one of those rooms s stmnt ook Urand
you say are available?" He said against stalling over Urban Re-
that not all the people needing newal at the City Council meeting
better housing can get it because last night.
of discrimination. Interrupting a debate between
Councilman Florence R. Crane Councilmen Lloyd Ives and George
added that a number of years ago Keebler on passage of a resolution
'she had talked to people "in to allow the city administrator to
rented unhealthy, unsafe rooms submit a preliminary Urban Re-
who can't find other places to newal application, he told council
live. members to quit stalling.,
Passes First Reading "If you're not convinced Urban
The proposed building code Renewal is right, by all means
passed first reading with two votes vote against it," he said, "but I'm
against it. not going to tolerate delaying tac-
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A sensational start by a young
sophomore and the play-making
of his revenge-seeking mate at
guard got Michigan off to an im-
pressive 75-55 upset of Pittsburgh
here last night in the basketball
opener for both schools.
John Tidwell, a lanky yearling
from Herrin, Ill., made his opener,
a happy day with a 22-point spree
and a good job of defensing All-
America Don Hennon - despite
the Panthers' 28 marks on the
scoring column.
Miller Aids Win
Junior guard Terry Miller, re-
membering his own disappointing
opener against Pitt last year,
made the evening an easy affair
for Michigan by feeding Tidwell
on the fast-break with his timely
passing.
He further pestered the visitors
by picking off interceptions and
scoring three early baskets which
gave the Wolverines a lead they
never surrendered.
Miller was held to a mere three
points as the Panthers swept over
the Wolverines, 72-62, last Decem-
ber. He scored 11 last night.
Team Win
However, it was a real team vic-
tory for Michigan as veterans
George Lee and M. C. Burton, co-
captaining the squad since the
suspension of Jack Lewis, chipped
in 17 and 15 points, respectively.
The senior pair also teamed
with center Gordie Rogers, Miller
and Tidwell in giving the host
quintet remarkable backboard
control. Michgian out-rebounded
Pitt, 55-38, although both start-
ing teams had identical height
averages.,
Most of the sparse crowd ofj
4,000 who watched the contest had
their eyes focused on the short -
yet husky - Hennon at the start.
The 5'9" jump-shot artist from
Wampum, Pa., had averaged 26.0
as a junior last year and was the
main reason predicters gave Pitt
high hopes of being the first quin-
tet to ruin a Michigan home
opener since the 1951-52 season.
Miller Scores
After Tidwell's successful free
throw became the first score of
the year, Hennon came back
strong with five straight points.
Then Miller produced his three
consecutive jump shots -- break-
ing Michigan's goalless stretch
which lasted for four minutes
from the game's start.
M' Leads
Michigan led, -5, and was never
threatened by Hennon again.
Wolverine points flowed easily
after that point, too, with Miller
passing for assists to Burton, Tid-
well and Lee as they scored the
next three baskets.
These goals, combined with free
throws by Tidwell and Miller, gave
the Wolverines a 17-10 edge and
prompted Coach Bill Perigo to say
after the game:
"That scoring spurt, while Pitt
See 'SOPHOMORE', page 8

State begins
'Paying Debts
To Schools

U.S")

BRITAIN, RUSSIA:

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Begin Nuclear-Cont

By THOMAS HAYDEN
Michigan has begun to pay off
its debts to the three major state
universities.
But it still owes the University,
Michigan State University, and
Wayne State University more than1
11 million dollars in monthly bud-
get payments.
Checks totaling $5.6 million went
out to the institutions last week,
with the University receiving $2.7
million, MSU $2.1 million, and
WSU $810,000.
The cash for the schools was due
Oct. 1. Payment had been held up
until balances in the state's treas-
ury Improved.
As a result of the payment, a
possibility that the schools might
have to borrow funds from banks
has been temporarily avoided, ac-
cording to a Lansing observer.
MSU had authorized borrowing
of nearly one million dollars to
meet its month-end budget, and
had planned to seek $2.5 million
in funds if the checks from Lans-
ing did not come through.
University officials in Ann Arbor
had feared the University might
have to resort to borrowing funds
to meet its payrolls.
The state still owes the schools
checks for November and Decem-
ber. Nearly $5.5 million is due the
University, while $4.2 million is
owed to MSU and $1.5 million
to WSU.
State Treasurer Sanford A.
Brown saw at least some hopes
yesterday that back checks will be
forthcoming by the end of this
month.
However, he pointed out, "we
can't be certain until collections
come in" to the stat's general
fund, out of which the schools are
paid.
rine .Reveals
Whereabouts
The missing student from West
Quadrangle telephoned his par-
ents during the Thanksgiving
holidays and informed them that
he was working in Miami.
David Rinne, '62A&D, who dis-
appeared from his room Nov. 15,
told his parents in F't. Wayne,
Ind., that he was employed in
Miami, according to Jack Hale,
senior director of men's residence
halls, who spoke with Rinne's
parents yesterday.

GENEVA OP) - The United
States, Britain and the Soviet
Union yesterday began hammering
out the opening article of a treaty
defining what a controlled suspen-
sion of nuclear weapot tests
means.
After a month of procedural
wrangling the world's atomic'
powers came to grips for the first
time with the difficult task of
drafting a treaty defining their
obligations.
East, West Agree
East and West agreed that no
quick and easy agreement is in
sight, but bothasides emphasized
that the delegations have moved
into the substance of the problem.
Up for discussion was a revised
opening article of a Soviet draft
treaty and a separate first article
submitted by United States Am-
bassador James J. Wadsworth.
Yesterday's negotiations and ex-
changes to follow are aimed at
getting agreement on the language
of the opening article.
The opening article of a treaty
usually defines the scope of the
obligations undertaken by the
signing powers. In the case of
these negotiations the United
States and Britain insist that the
opening article must link the stis-
pension of tests with a promise to
School Fire
Claims 89
Children, Nuns
CHICAGO (4)-- A fire alarm
rang 18 minutes before the dis-
missal bell yesterday and sounded
the death knell for 89 persons in
Our Lady of the Angels grade
school.
At least three of the dead were
Sisters of Charity of the Blessed
Virgin Mary who perished leading
their charges through smoke-filled
halls or calming them from panic.
The suddenness with which the
flames dealt death to so many
prompted Chicago's fire commis-
sioner to suspect an arsonist may
have touched off the fire the third
worst school disaster in the last
100 years.
A picked team of arson special-
ists from the detective bureau
joined firemen in poking through
the ruins for clues as to what
turned the Roman Catholic grade
school in a low Income neighbor-
hood of the northwest side into a
screaming inferno within minutes
after the fire broke out at 2:42
p.m.

cooperate with an in
control organization.
If agreement ultim
reached, the two sides w
have defined the scop
treaty and they hope to
Many mountains still w
be surmounted, howev
full and final agree
reached.

Reopen ITU
Negotiations
By SUSAN HOLTZER
Negotiations in the week-long
strike against the Booth news-
paper chain, including the Ann
Arbor News, will be reopened in
Lansing this morning for the first
time since the walk-out.
Striking members of the Inter-
national Typographical Union
Wednesday halted publication of
Booth papers in Grand Rapids,
Bay City, Jackson, Flint, Kalama-
zoo, Muskegon and Saginaw, be-
sides Ann Arbor. Total circulation
of the chain is over 500,000.
ITU spokesmen have asked a,
wage increase of 15 cents an hour
for the first year and 10 cents
for the second year of a two-year
contract. Booth has offered a nine
cent an hour hike for the first
year, and ten for the second.
Base wage now is $3.12 an hour
on six of the Booth papers, with
the Flint Journal and the Grand
Rapids Press paying 10 cents more
for a 372-hour work week.
Ann Arbor News Editor Arthur
Gallagher said the papers and the:
union "are still pretty far apart,"
and that there is "no indication of
anyone giving in on anything."
Gallagher broke down the con-
tract dispute into three points: a'
wage increase, fringe benefits and
modification of the "reset clause."
The reset clause refers to hand-
setting local advertisements that
reach the newspaper as already-
prepared mats.

controlled suspension of tests must
be organized on a year-by-year
basis with its continuation depend-
ing on progress in the related field
of disarmament?
A Western source made this
comment on yesterday's meeting:
"There was a back-and-forth
discussion of article 1 with the
drafts of both sides under con-
sideration. We are talking now
about the substance of a treaty,
but there are a lot of problems
before us,
Ike To Preside
Over Defense
Conferences
AUGUSTA (IV) -- President
Dwight D. Eisenhower will preside
at high level Washington confer-
ences tomorrow on defense spend-
ing and the future of the army's
space scientists,
Plans for White House meetings
of the National Aeronautics and.
Space Council and of the National
Security Council were announced
as President Eisenhower neared
the end of a 13-day working vaca-
tion at the Augusta National Golf
Club.
He will start back to the capital
by plane late this afternoon for a
busy next few weeks in prepara-
tion for convening of the new
Congress early in Jan,
The President faces the job of
getting along with much heavier
Democratic majorities in both the
House and Senate as a result of
the Nov. elections. He will call in
leaders of both the Democrats and
the Republicans for conferences
later this month.

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Coordinate
No Date Set
rot Treaty Work May Confer
ternational Still to be defined are the an- ThislM onth
swers to these major questions:
aately is Will the Soviet Union accept an
will at least international control syttem which Expect Proposv
pe of the will meet the West's demands for
complete. a tight policing of ban on atomic To MeetSovit
ill have to and hydrogen weapon tests?
er, before Will the United States and For Negotiatior
ement is Britain continue to insist that a

BERLIN (RP)-The West's can
paign plan for the newest batt
of Berlin may emerge from a Par
meeting in mid-December.,
Diplomatic sources said yeste
day foreign ministers of the Unite
States, Britain, France and W4
Germany will confer to coordinal
policy in combatting the Sovi
demand for neutralization of We
Berlin.
The date was not set. But tI
expectation was that Secretary C
State John Foster Dulles and hi
three colleagues will get togethi
in the French capital either befo0
or during the 15-nation Nort
Atlantic Pact Council meetttl
opening there Dec. 16.
Conference Possible
The western Big Three and We
Germany probably will propose I
meet the Russians two or thrt
months later in a summit or fo
eign ministers conference on 1
whole German problem.
That might be one way of averi
ing a ciash between western az:
communist forces on the expiri
tion of Moscow's six-month tin
limit for acceptance of the Fr
City proposal and withdrawal i
the western Big Three garrisons,
Informed officials in Washinj
ton said Secretary Dulles is read
to make the trip to Paris. TI
others are Britain's Foreign Bec
retary Selwyn Lloyd, France's Pbi
eign Minister Maurice Couve C
Murville and West Germany
Foreign Minister Heinrich T
Brentano.
Problem Yet Unsolved
The question of whether ti
West should deal with Communi
East German border guards a
agents of the Russians when an
iIf the Soviet Union actually witi
draws was still unresolved,
Lloyd told the House of, Con
mons in London that Britain ci
be said to accept some minor ,
Germans as agents of the Sovu
government in executing fou
power control of Berlin.
Dulles last week indicated Wes
en willingness to deal with tl
East Germans as Soviet agents
certain circumstances.
The West German governme,
expressed dismay.mBonn officia
said any such policy would be
step toward recognizing the re
East Gerfian government,
Recognition Possible
And responsible informants hei
said last night American ocia
feel such an arrangement wou'
be impractical. They reasoned thi
any difficulties would have to 'e
taken up with the s GeraG
and that this would imply reco
nition in fact,
opinion ais hardening amon
American officials, they said, f
defying any attempt to iapOi
East German controls and
necessary to launch an airlift fi
supply of West Rerlun at the ri
of clashes with red fighter plane
"No agreements exist betwea
the Soviet Union and the wet
powers over connections betwe4
West Berlin and West Germn
Berlin was a part of the Sovi
occupation zone of Germany at
today is a part of the (Communis
German Democratic Republic."
Senior Board
Holds Contest

World News Roundup
By The Associated Press
ATLANTA-A motion to quash indictments against five men on
charges of dynamiting the Jewish temple here was overruled yesterday
by a judge who declared that the defense contended state law provides
"open season" on churches.
Fulton Superior Court Judge Durwood T. Pye held that a Georgia
law providing the death penalty in some dynamiting cases covers the
<.crimes charged against the de-
P endants.

Action on the final passage of
the proposed off-street parking
ordinance was put off for the
fourth time to Dec. 8. Councilman
M. Alicia Dwyer, of the business
administration school, requested
the matter be postponed until the
latest revisions of the bill are
printed and submitted to Council
in a completed ordinance.
The Planning Commission, in a,
report submitted by Dean Coston,
of WUOM, recommended changes
described as "not substantial and
keeping the original intent of the
ordinance."
The report recommended group-
ing the requirements of social
fraternities with those of sororities
and placing professional fraterni-
ties in the same classification as
rooming houses.
Cites Space Need
Coston said the number of per-
mits issued to students in social
fraternities does not now exceed
the number of parking spaces at
fraternity houses. He explained
that due to the high number of
students over 21 years old in pro-
fessional fraternities there is a
vrnotr nnA fn nar--inr cr ..No

tics."

COTY STEPS DOWN AS EXPECTED:

De Gaulle Lone French Presidential Candidate

PARIS (P) -- Gen, Charles del
Gaulle was given a clear field last
night to run for the presidency off
the new French Republic and, in
effect, let it be known he is ready
to take the job.
His election, by a newly created
and large electoral college, is a
virtual certainty.
De Gaulle's office disclosed thel
development with a communique
confirming that President Rene
Coty and Premier de Gaulle have
been consulting about the election
and that Coty doesn't want to
stand again.1
Office Confirms
The fact that de Gaulle's officeI
allowed the communique to be is-
sued was virtual confirmation of
what everyone in France has be-f
lieved - that the new constitu-1
't4in is t inrm.l +fn - r iA a nl..

Sunday's election, in which can- fixed agenda could be called by
didates waving the banner of de either the premier or a majority
Gaulle gained control of parlia- of the assembly,
ment, was another straw in the Process More Difficult
wind. In the present political cli- Under the old Fourth Republic,
mate of France no individual the assembly frequently tossed out
could stand before the 68-year-old the premier by refusing to give
general's overwhelming strength. simple majority support to his
programs. Now the process is full
Provides for Runoff Iof roadblocks. The assembly must

The electoral college includes
some 70,000 mayors, municipal
councillors and other governmen-
tal figures. The election will be
Dec. 21. A runoff a week later is
provided for but will hardly be
necessary. The term is seven years.
As president, de Gaulle would be
able to keep a firm hand on the
government and carry through
policies - mainly for peace in Al-
!ria -- which he has hrdly h-

now vote a motion for formal cen-
sure. First the motion must be
signed by at least a tenth of the
deputies. If the motion is rejected,
it ordinarily can't be brought up
again in the same session.
The position of the president of
the Republic is much more impos-
ing now. Article 16, of de Gaulle's!
constitution, says the president
"may take ameasures demanded by
the elrn,,r +a nnno i 47 +1..a "r r-

right of de Gaulle's own thinking
on an Algerian settlement.
De Gaulle vs. Soustelle
De Gaulle is known to want to
offer the Algerian nationalists a
large measure of autonomy and
economic development. Soustelle's
powerful Union for the New Re-
public (UNR), with 188 seats in
the new assembly, is firmly
pledged to an ironclad integration
of Algeria with France.
Aside from Algeria, the political
flavor of the new assembly is ob-
scure. Many old faces in French
politics disappeared in the week-
end voting. Only about 146 former
deputies were returned to their
seats in the 546-seat assembly.
Soustelle himself is a veteran
deputy, but he has only 13 form-
er denuties in his 188-man nartv.

4 4 *
MEXICO CITY - Adolfo Lopez
Mateos took over yesterday as
Mexico's 57th president and em-
barked on a policy of friendship
with the United States and other
western nations.
Delegates from 51 nations, in-
cluding United States Secretary of
State John FosterhDulles, were on
hand to watch the inauguration
carried out in a festive atmos-
phere enlivened by gay Christmas
decorations. A communist attempt
to whip up an anti-American dem-
onstration on Dulles' arrival Sun-
day fell flat.
WASHINGTON - Adlai Steven-
son says "I am not and I will not"
be a candidate for a third presi-
dential nomination in 1960.
Some talk has persisted of
Stevenson as a possible choice of
the Democrats, despite the fact
he was snowed under twice by
President Dwight D. Eisenhower.
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