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HIMMLER BURIED IN SECRET CRAVE By CHARLES CHAMBERLAIN ' LUENEBERG, Germany, May : Himmler was returned uncere moniously today to the soil of Ger many which he stained with the ! blood of thousands of victims of |j Bis Gestapo. i “Let the worm go to the worms,” ivas his only requiem, spoken by E British soldier who had to dig is secret grave. His burial was as summary as that of his victims in such con tentration camps as Dachau and lelsen. In fact, the British tried bo get a pine coffin such as used at Belsen for the slain, but they eould not find one. Himmler’s body had laid for two flavs where it fell after he took poison Wednesday rather than face d trial as a war criminal. A senior intelligence officer was given instructions to dispose of the body as he saw fit. He saw fit to make it as unceremonious as pos sible. A major and three sergeants tvere summoned to the villa where the SS and Gestapo chieftain took his me. The sergeants grabbed the body •—still wrapped in the Grey British army blanket Himmler wort when he faced his captors—by the head and feet. They walked out the door and around behind and dumped the body into a one - ton army truck alongside three spades. The truck roared off. The burial party drove out into some woods—just where must re ,main forever secret. The sergeants spaded out a hole. Then they thrust the body into it, one sergeant growled his > requiem about the worms, and then thev began covering up the bodv. They left no marker. They did not even leave the usual tell - tal; mound of earth. They smoothed the ground off level so as not to leave a trace. V/ith Himmler they were bury ing the secret of where his body lies. The British don't want the Gsr mans coming around, exhuming the body and maybe erecting a monu ment some day to this monumental killer. —-V Cold Weather Clothing Planned For American Troops In Pacific Area Bv RICHARD O’MALLEY U. S. ARMY HEADQUARTERS PACIFIC OCEAN AREAS, Hawaii. May 26— OP)— America’s soldiers in the Pacific, long used to fighting the Japanese in swletering jungle heat, will be issued clothing cap able of withstanding 20 degrees be low zero temperatures. Brig. Gen. George George E Hartman, quartermaster of the army forces in the Pacific, dis closed today that cold-wet weathe: clothing would be issued for the first time to troops in the Pacifii for use in striking at Japan’s innei fortress. ■ In developing the garments, fash ioned on the layer principle, anc intended to be all purpose appare since troops are shifted often, ex perts shivered in the cold of Mt McKinley, Alaska, scaled the sharg peaks near Camp Hale. Colo., and trudged up Mt. Washington. -V_ U.LI_M_LL_ inumvii iriuiditvuiii nun In Automobile Wreck Mahlon Marshburn, of 512 Queen ftreet, received a leg laceration, that required 10 stitches to close, when the car in which he was a passenger overturned at the infer section of Lake Branch drive anc Lake drive at 11:41 p.m. Friday police reported yesterday. Earl Williams, of 218 Mearej street, driver of the vehicle, saic he ran into the curb and overturn ed after lights of another automo bile blinded him, police reported Neither he nor the owner of tin Car, E. E. Croom, of 1840 Sum Jper Hill, wa* injured. No arres was made. -V De Gaulle Expected To Make Cabinet Changei PARIS, May 26—f/P)— Politica Informant* said that Gen. Charle: de Gaulle was expected to maki four of five changes in his cabine within the next few days, addin] that the French leader wanted t reshuffle before leaving for Wash ington to visit President Trumar It has been reported without cor firmation that de Gaulle would fl; to Washington early next week an •erhaps accompany Truman to Sa ®rancisco for the closing day c the world security conference. -V Steel plants in the Unite' States employed an average c 571.000 during 1944. _ ' k Missing In Action Fireman 2/c David Autry, of Wil mington, has been reported miss ing in action, according to world received from the Navy depart ment by his wife here. He has served one and one-half years in the Pacific area. Pfc. C. L. Southerland Is Wounded On Okinawa Pfc. Charles L. Southerland, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Southerland, of Wallace was wounded on April 25 during the battle of Okinawa, according to war department noti fication received by his family. Pfc. Southerland, a member oi the 27th Division of the lOtti Army, also received wounds last June It during the battle of Siapan. He is now in a hospital some ...Unnn 1»-» 4K/-» H/Tononirtic He entered the Army at Ft. Bragg, in September, 1941, receiv ed basic training at Camp Wolter i Texas and Ft. Ord., California. He went overseas in April, 1942, and 1 has also seen action in the Gilbert i and Marshall islands. I Pfc. Southerland is a brother o ! E. H. Southerland, manager of the ! J. C. Penney Store here, Mrs. J. C. ; Birmingham and Miss Pattie South I erland of Sunset Park. Another brother, Pfc Hubert C. Southerland, is stationed in England. -V CALF HAS 3 NOSTRILS ROY, Mont., May 26.—(U.r'— A three-nostriled calf has been born on the Posisil farm near here and all three are exercised by the wob bly animal. Two nostrils are ir the normal position, while the thirc is placed precisely in the .enter oi its nose. A A1AJ UVJi’ ~ ' ' —• ’ VJi xv" — War Against Japan Speeded Up With Great Fire Bomb Assault On Tokyo (By United Press) The war against Japan was speeded up during a week which was climaxed by a destructive fire bomb attack by 500 American Superfortresses. It appeared to have been the greatest air blow yet struck at the enemy. A high wind fanned the flames, and the almost hysterical broadcasts which ensued spoke of the city being “laid waste” and “scorched to the ground.” A large part of the imperial palace was destroyed and the only note' of consolation the Japanese could find was that Emperor Hirohito and his immediately family es caped death. Elsewhere the Japanese still were making a desperate stand on Okinawa and the end of the bloody battle, which has cost more than 35,000 American casualties so far, was not in sight. The clean-up of the Philippines and in Burma progressed rapidly. The Japanese were also faring badly in southeastern China and there were indications that they were pulling out to the north. The news from Europe revolved around disturbing political ques tions in Trieste, Syria - Lebanon, Italy and elsewhere. Prime Minis ter Winston Churchill indicated that a meeting of the Big Three might be held within a few weeks. Heinrich Himmler, the Gestapo butcher, killed himself by swallow ing poison when arrested. Developments of the week in cluded: On Sunday, the American 77th infantry division repulsed strong Japanese counter-attacks outside Shuri and seized a position half a mile from the town. Tokyo said a new Allied naval force was “on the prowl’ and apparently headed for Japan. It was announced that Jap anese casualties in the Philippines so far have totalled nearly 370,000. In Europe, tension continued over Trieste and American forces with drew from the city to avoid clash es with the Yugoslavs. A political crisis developed in Britain as the labor party decided to withdraw from the war - time government coalition. On Monday, American patrols entered Yonabaru at the eastern end of the Okinawa line. The en emy appeared to be withdrawing from the town. The Marines began routing the Japanese from caves outside Shuri with cascades of I burning oil. Tokyo announced that 20,000,000 Japanese students were being mobilized into a home de fense corps. Syria and Lebanor were added to the trouble spots plaguing the Allies when rioting broke out over the arrival there of fresh French troops during agi tation for independence of the former mandated territorities, Anxiety over the Trieste dispute eased as Marshal Tito pulled his troops out of southern Austria and showed a generally conciliatory at titude. On Tuesday, the Americans en tered Yonabaru in force and broke into the main de^nses of Shuri, American forces on Mindnao ir the Philippines captured Malay balay and its airfield. The Chinese cleared a 40-mile stretch of the Min river in the Foochow area and made gains elsewhere ir southeastern China. Washingtor disclosed that the Japanese have been sending paper balloons car rying explosives against the Unit ed States. Marshal Tito agreed “ii principle” to Allied proposals re garding Trieste, but unrest con tinued in Syria and Lebanon. On Wednesday, American infan trymen drove nearly a mile beyonc captured Yonabaru, turning the eastern end of the Japanese line American bombers from the Phil ippines struck at Formosa for thi seventh straight day. The Chinese reported gains from Kwangs province in the south to Hunan in the north. Prime Minister Church ill resigned to make way for a general election in Britain. The Allied bag of Nazi prisoners in cluded Julius Streicher, anti-Semite leader, who was captured by an American Jewish officer. On Thursday, Tokyo was hit by a record force of 550 Super-Fort resses, which dropped 4,500 tons of fire bombs on the enemy capital. Radio Tokyo said American car rier planes also struck at Kyushu. American forces on Okinawa gain ed at both ends of the line. The White House disclosed that another meeting of the Big Three is def initely in the works.” Heinrich Himmler, Nazi butcher, was cap tured and committeed suicide while being searched. On Friday, the Japanese defenses cracked at the eastern end of the line on Okinawa, but Shuri and Naha held firm. Japanese suicide squadrons damaged fl light ships i of the American fleet off the island, but lost 111 planes. Gen. Douglas MacArthur announced the cam paign on Mindanao had reached ■ the mopping-up stage. Chungking . reported that three Japanese divi : sicns had been withdrawn from central China. Prime Minister ■ Churchill formed a new cabinet, ; mostly conservatives. On Saturday, Tokyo was hit . shortly after midnight by 500 Sup erfortresses, the second attack j within 48 hours. A 70-mile gale helped spread the fires and enemy broadcasts indicated that damage was terrific. The Marines on Oki nawa advanced 500 yards and oc- ] cupied part of Naha. Allied troops ( made further progress against Jap anese on Luzon, Mindanao, Tara kan, and in Burma and China. Churchill said that the coming ' British general election must not delay a meeting of the Big Three. He said Britain would evoke her utmost efforts to finishing off the Japanese as quickly as possible. -V LANDER,, Wyo., May 26.—(U.R)— A deaf prospector, who said he was “in the neighborhood of 60,” ar rived recently in Lander to seek his fortune in jade hunting. He rode from Michigan on a bicycle, he said. I ” .t. T. A. Underwood Reported Liberated Mrs. Mary S. Underwood, 144 ,ake Forest Parkway, has receiv id word from her son, Second jieut. Thomas A. Underwood, that le has been liberated from a pris >ner of war camp in Germany. Lieut. Underwood wrote that he vas well and hoped to return home soon. He was confined in Stalag L,uft 1 in Germany. -V SPURN CASH FOR CIGARETTS SPOKANE, Wash., May 26.—(U.PJ —Mrs. Dorothy Taylor reported to police that three young men ac sosted her as she was walking home :rom a movie late at night. They ’risked her purse and pockets and •eturned her money, compact, ra ion books, valuables-kent u :igarettes. pi W --V JTZUTiX‘4Sff* a.H'“ - r*»*» I — Don f sweizer This Summer! ROCK WOOL INSULATION Means Summer Comfort 25% to 30% Fuel Savings in Winter GET OUR SPECIAL SUMMER PRICE NOW ! 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