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Somewhat warmer this afternoon and tonight; gentle winds. Temperatures today—Highest, 76, at 2:40 p.m.; lowest, 60, at 6:90 a.m.; 75, at 9:45 p "era* tha OaiteS aiataa Waatnar Ruraau Report. Fun Datatta an rata A-S. Closing N. Y. Morkots—Solos, Pogo 16. NIGHT FINAL LATEST NEWS AND SPORTS CLOSING MARKETS OP) Mum Auulrtrf Pf«««. 90th YEAE. No. 35,834. WASHINGTON, D. C., WEDNESDAY, JUNE 10, 1942—FIFTY PAGES. X SfSSS. THREE CENTS SSSE. JAP THOUSANDS DIED AT MIDWAY'-NIMITZ Late News Bulletins Dickey's Foot Hurt by Foul Tip NEW YORK <**>.—Bill Dickey, veteran catcher of the New York Yankees and the third leading hitter In the American League, injured his right foot by a foul tip from his own bat in batting practice before today's game with the Detroit Tigers. He was unable to play and an X-ray was expected to determine whether a bone had been broken. Canada May Never Draft Overseas Army OTTAWA (/ft.—Prime Minister Mackenzie King told Parliament today the Canadian government does not believe conscription for service overseas is necessary now and added, “Moreover, it may never become necessary.” RAF in Daylight Raid on Brittany LONDON <**>.—'The RAF attacked over Brittany by day light today, resuming its offensive against the continent after a night of inactivity. Two German fighters were de troyed. Justice Murphy Takes Oath As Infantry Lieutenant Colonel (Earlier Story on Pare A-1.) Associate Justice Frank Murphy first member of the United States Supreme Court to leave the bench for active military service, was sworn in this afternoon as a lieu tenant colonel of Infantry. The ceremony took place quietly and informally in the office of Gen. George C. Marshall, chief of staff, and the oath was administered by Maj. Gen. James A. Ulio, adju tant general. Immediately afterward Col. Mur-1 phy disclosed to interviewers that he is on leave of absence for four, months from the Supreme Court, “according to present plans.” He disclosed that he will engage for the first six weeks of his Army service in intensive training at the Fort Benning. Ga„ infantry school and the remainder of the time will be spent with the armored forces. “I have been reading up on the infantry drill regulations and the j armored force regulations for the last two weeks." the justice said. "I i i was a captain and adjutant of the I 39th Infantry during the World War and had been recommended for promotion to major just before the Armistice. Now after 24 years I am just one rank higher.” Col. Murphy appeared for his appointment with Gen. Marshall a few minutes before 3 o'clock. He was dressed in a natty light gray double-breasted civilian suit. He was accompanied by a woman sec retary. whose arms were loaded with papers and heavy envelopes. Col. Murphy said his decision to relinquish judicial duties tempo rarily was not based on any hasty judgment, but that he had been thinking seriously about joining the Army ever since December 7. The justice, it was said, will re tain his salary on the court and will accept nothing from the Army. A Supreme Court justice gets $20,000 a year. The present Army pay, plus allowances, gives a lieu tenant colonel $4,676. pending leg- j islation would raise this to $5,012. -—- i Oden Guilty of Manslaughter; Faces 15 Years or $1,000 Fjne Guy E. Oden. 19. was found guilty ] In District Court this afternoon of] manslaughter of his 15-year-old! sweetheart, Ellen Reid Cannon, July I 19. 1941. The maximum sentence is 15 years, or a fine of $1,000, or both, j At his former trial Oden had been j convicted of first-degree murder, which carries the death penalty. Guy took the verdict sparing his life without a show of emotion. He i only hung his head as Defense At- 1 torney James J. Laughlln placed his arms about his shoulders. The verdict was announced by the j jury foreman, Robert A. Mack, to a tense, hushed courtroom. Some one cried out in a low voice as Mr. Mack announced ‘‘Guilty—of man slaughter.” Guy's mother. Mrs. Lillian Elam, j was led from the courtroom weep ing. She shook hands with several i about her in the hall of the court | building and embraced her son's attorney as he approached. One of the Jurors came up and shook hands with her. The Jury returned the verdict after deliberating about three and one-half hours. Twenty minutes before announcing that it was ready with a decision, the Jury came in for further instructions from Jus tice F. Dickinson Letts, who ex plained the various grades of homi cide. *Oden shot the girl three times in a kitchen of an apartment at 114 O street S.W. The defense contended the shooting was an accident. 400 Attend Testimonial Lunch Given to Honor Clark Griffith (Earlier Story on Page C-l.) I By FRANCIS E. STAN. From Capitol Hill, from the world of sports, and from all walks of life, admirers of Clark Griffith paid trib ute today at the Mayflower Hotel to the 72-year-old president of the Washington Baseball Club on his 30th anniversary at the helm of the, Nationals. Blinking a misty eye. baseball's Old Fox heard Minority Leader Martin of the House and an old friend, call him "the first citizen of Washington." label the pastime Griffith represents as "the American Nation’s safety valve’’ and present him with a silver tray, pitcher and goblets, gift of the 400 who joined Mr. Martin in honoring the sports man. For two hours Griffith was plied with gifts and tributes. The “boys from Walter Reed” and a commit tee from the Soldiers’ Home, who never have to pay to get in Griffith Stadium, brought gifts, and the Boy Scouts of Washington made him an honorary member in a ceremony in « which the white-haired old ball player wound up with an official i Scout neckerchief. Griffith became so excited that when he finally rase to acknowledge the gifts he thanked the "young men of the YMCA,” pointing to the Boy Scouts. On a huge scroll signed by all present were such names as Senator Barkley, Senator Nye, Commission ers Young and Mason, Edward M. Curran. District attorney; Solicitor General Pahy, Senator O’Mahoney, Rabbi Gerstenfeld, George Mar shall, H. C. (Curley) Byrd, president of the University of Maryland, the Washington and visiting Cleveland baseball teams, Football Coaches Bill Reinhart, Jack Hagerty and Maurice Dubufskv, Golfer Helen Detweiler, Father Kehoe of George town and hundreds of others. Entertainers Gene Archer, Jimmy I Edmondson and Miss Jane Pickens turned out to enliven the occasion. Soldier Stabs Self Here; Refugee From Nazi Camp Roger Prevost. United States Army private, apparently attempted suicide today by stabbing himself in a downtown hotel and was identified this afternoon as a former French soldier of the battle of France and a refugee from a Nazi prisoners' camp. No cause for his act copld be de termined immediately by police, but a witness reported he muttered “something about a girl" as he lay on the floor of the hotel lobby. It was learned that Pvt. Prevost had been in the hotel during the morning. A bellboy said he had encountered him near the elevator on an upper floor and the soldier had handed him a note to be deliv ered to the room of Viscount and Lady Moore, guests at the hotel. Loid Moore, who Is in Washing ton with Capt. Sir Oliver Lyttelton. I British minister of production, re fused to talk to reporters about the case. Pvt. Prevost's family is believed to be in France. As a French soldier he was cap tured by the Germans when France fell. Placed in a concentration j camp, he escaped, was recaptured. • then escaped again. He made his way to the United States, it was 1 reported, and immediately joined I the Army. 1 Retail Grocers Protest OPA Enforcement Staff (Earlier Story on Page A-17.) E» thf Associated Press. CHICAGO, June 10—The Na tional Association of Retail Grocers today asked Congress to refuse to grant the Office of Price Administra tion an appropriation of "several hundred million dollars for 100,000 new employes, largely enforcement personnel.” The action was taken at the asso ciation's 45th annual convention in a resolution which said the OPA proposal implied the turning loose of an "army of snoopers” on the retail merchants of the United States. Favoring adoption of the resolu tion, Harry Walker of Baltimore, i asserted he was “convinced that! Washington is the only insane asylum that is run by its own in- j mates.” Markets at a Glance NEW YORK, June 10 <£>).— Stocks lower; American Tele phone weakens. Bonds irregu larly lower; some rails resist. Cotton mixed; New Orleans selling, trade buying. CHICAGO.—Wheat up about 2 cents; House rejects wheat sale proposal. Com high -; Iowa crop complaints. Ho*,j 5-15 higher; top, $14.25; small supply. Nazis Execute Ail Males in Czech Village Women Sent to Camp; Town Then Razed in Heydrich Reprisal (Earlier Story on Page A-3.) B* the Associated Press. LONDON, June 10.—The Prague radio tonight announced that all men living in a Czech village near Kladno had been shot by the Germans on suspicion of har 1 boring the slayers of Relnhard i Heydrich. The women of the village were . said to have been deported to a ! concentration camp and the chil dren sent to "educational centers.” The village later was razed, the radio'said, and Its name removed from all official records. The number of men executed was not stated. The punishment inflicted -on this community, a few miles west of Prague, apparently was the most drastic yet meted out in the cam paign of reprisal for the death of the Gestapo purge master and pro tector of Bohemia-Moravia, who died last week of wounds inflicted two weeks ago. The broadcast said the village was named Libcice. It Is not shown on available maps here Kladno is 15 miles west-northwest of Prague. It is recalled that official German accounts said Heydrich was at tacked on the Prague-Berlin high way in the outskirts of Prague. President to Announce Rubber Plans Tomorrow (Earlier Story on Page A-l.) Announcement of details of Pres ident Roosevelt's scrap rubber cam paign may be expected from the White House tomorrow, Archablld MacLeish, director of the Office of Facts and Figures, said after a conference with the President late today. Mr. Rooaevelt discussed plans for the campaign to collect all the scrap rubber in the country with Mr. MacLeish. Secretary of the In terior Ickee, who also is petroleum co-ordinator; War Production Board Chairman Donald Nelson and Price Administrator Leon Hen derson. Navy Decorates 3 Officers For Meritorious Service The Navy today announced deco rations for three Navy officers who had distinguished themselves dur ing the first six months of the war with Japan. Capt. John Wilkes. 47, Charlotte, N. C„ was given the Distinguished Service Medal for "exceptionally meritorious and distinguished service in a duty of great responsibility.” Capt. Wilkes was graduated from Schadmann’s Preparatory School in Washington before enterting the Naval Academy in 1912. Lt. Comdr. William Leslie Wright. 39, Corpus Chrlsti, Tex., and Lt. I James Charles Dempsey, 33, Ger mantown, Pa„ were given Gold Stars in lieu of second Navy Crosses for "extraordinary heroism in ac tion against the enemy.” Lt. Comdr. Wright, whose wife lives at Centerville, Md., is a native of Texas. Lt. Dempsey is a native of Eastport, Md. He was a mem ber of the boxing team at the Naval ■ Academy and was assistant boxing coach there in 1934. Price Ceilings Are Revised On Women's Fail Wear Bi the Associated Press. Price ceilings on women’s fall and winter coats and dresses were re vised from top to bottom today. The order issued last month pro hibited any price above the highest prevailing last fall and provided that the garments must be of “sub stantially equal workmanship and quality” as those sold last autumn. The revised price formula, in general, bases the selling price on current costs plus the markup or margin charged last fall on gar ments of the same class. Major League Games AMERICAN LEAGUE. At New York— Detroit. 000 010 00 — * New York_ 000 000 01 — Batteries--Benton and Tekbetts: Brener and Boaar. At Boston— St Louia ... 003 000 — Boston . 100 ?1 — Balterlrs—NirteUnt and Ferrell: Burk sen and Con re y. At Philadelphia— Chicago . . 002 020 0 — Philadelphia 000 00* — Batteries—Ham tries and Tamer; Kustt and Swift. Cleveland at Washington—9 PM. NATIONAL LEAGUE. At Chicago— Philadelphia 000 - Chicago_ 000 — Brooklyn at St Louis—Postponed. Other teams play night game*. . Today's Home Runs, American. Chartak. St. Louia, 2d inning. Blood worth, Detroit, 5th inning. Dt Maggie, Boston, 4th inning. No Inhabited Aleutian Isles Lost, Navy Says Statement Follows Jap Claim of Occupation Of Western Areas (Earlier Story on Page A-l.) E? the Associated Press. A Navy spokesman countered Axis claims of Japanese occupa tion of Aleutian Islands bases this afternoon with the assertion that "none of our inhabited areas, islands or rocks are troubled with uninvited visitors up to this time.” Asked for comment on Axis claims that army forces had destroyed po sitions on the Aleutian Islands, the spokesman said “We have no In formation about any Japanese on Alaskan soil. Certainly none of our . Inhabited areas. Islands or rocks are troubled with uninvited visitors up to this time.' The spokesman's statement fol lowed a claim earlier today by Capt. Hideo Hlraide, chief of the naval press section of the imperial Jap- i anese headquarters at Tokio. who said In broadcast to the Japanese people that “Japanese forces had been able to occupy Western Aleu tian Islands because the enemy was unable to send strong reinforce ments north on account of the strong Japanese attack at Midway.' Operations Reported Continuing. Imperial headquarters in Tokio asserted in a communique Japanese | ! Army troops were used in attacking the Aleutian Islands Sunday, three days after the Dutch Harbor raids, and declared they "are continuing operations in this area " In his broadcast Hiraide said the ' Japanese attacks at Dutch Harbor and Midway were "effective blows dealt against the American conti nent, at one stroke extending Japan's defensive waters 2,500 nautical mile# eastward." He said the strategy of Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto, commander in chief of the Japanese Navy, in Pa cific operations had been to destroy enemy aircraft carriers, and with this purpose he attacked at Midway, catching "an enemy naval unit con sisting of aircraft carriers of the Enterprise and Hdrnet types.” Hiraide asserted the Japanese action against the Aleutian Islands : “destroyed a base from which the enemy might have attacked Japan.” Sought to Destroy Carriers. Referring to the loss of a Japa nese aircraft carrier announced by the communique, Hiraide declared "the Japanese Navy never loses a ship without inflicting heavier dam age on the enemy.” The Japanese Navy’s purpose was to destroy "the remaining enemy aircraft carriers, and in the event this task was ac-; complished in spite of casualties the navy’s aim has been fulfilled.” i This implies some doubt as to whether Japanese successes ac tually offset the losses. 'Naval operations have crossed the International Dateline and en tered the eastern Pacific area. "Hi raide said, “and the occupation of western Aleutian Islands has point ed a sword at the enemy's throat." New York University Honors Sumner Welles By the Associated Press. NEW YORK, June 10.—Undersec retary of State Welles today received an honorary degree of doctor of laws from New York University, but pressure of business forced him to return to Washington immediately after being honored. Chancellor Harry Woodbum : Chase, speaking at the commence ment, warned that the United States must assume responsibility in the "shaping of a future world order.” j As 16.000 persons looked on, diplomas were given to 4,427 grad- j uates. BOMBER BACK FROM CORAL SEA BATTLE—Australian sources say the bomber shown here had just returned to its base in Australia after scoring a hit on a Japanese tanker in the battle of the Coral Sea. Man second from left is Brig. Gen. Michael Scanlon, United States chief in the area to which the bomber is attached. This picture, first to arrive on the Coral Sea engagement, was radioed from Australia to London and sent by air from London to New York. *—A. P. Wirephoto. Roosevelt Issues 'Encouraging' Report To Pacific War Unit Loudon Soys Midway May Give New Turn To East Indies Problem President Roosevelt today gave the Pacific War Council an ‘'en couraging” report on the United States victory over a Japanese fleet off Midway Island and of the supply situation generally. “What we heah! was very en couraging in all respects." Dr. A. Loudon, Netherlands Ambassador, told reporters as he left the White House. “The problem of the Netherlands East*Indies may take a new turn as a consequence of Midway,” he added. "It may have a new slant.” "Beef'Report We ve Had.” The Ambassador declined to am plify this remark, but pointed out that fighting still is going on in manv parts of the East Indies. Walter Nash, New Zealand Min ister, also described Mr. Roosevelt s report to the council as "full of good news right through—the best we have had." "We could do with another like it*’’ Mr. Nash added. British Ambassador Lord Halifax cautioned reporters not to ask him about details of what the Presi dent had told the Council about the Midway naval battle, implying that the information passed on by the President to the representatives of the other United Nations engaged in the Pacific area might go further than what has been made public by the Navy Department. Australian Envoy Present. Lord Halifax said the President also had given the Council an up to-date picture of the production and war supply situation. Sir Owen Dixon, new Australian minister to the United States, sat in on the Council meeting for the first time. He was presented to the President by Dr. Herbert Evatt, Au stralian minister for external af fairs. just before the Council met, and formally submitted his creden tials. In presenting his credentials. Sir Owen expressed the “great pleasure” of the Australian government at (See WAR COUNCIL. Page 2-X ) George Vlk, Back From Midway, Says Marines Really Can Fight GEORGE VLK. . —Star Staff Photo. Former C. U. Coach Praises Morale and Ability of Corps By LEWIS F. ATCHISON. George Vlk. rormer assistant foot ball cOach at Catholic University and a civilian employe on Midway Island when the Japs first struck that sun-swept pinpoint in the Pa cific last December, was back in Washington today with a totally different outlook on American mo rale, the Marines and the Navy. Vlk was in charge of a recrea tional program for 1,600 workmen employed on the island when the enemy struck. The first shpt did little, if any, damage to military installations but it blew Vik's sports setup into smithereens and moved him over into emergency defense work. But he thinks money couldn’t buy his succeeding experiences. “I had heard a lot about the Ma rines,” he said today. “But I didn’t realize ifhat a fighting outfit it really is until I saw those babies in iction. I can’t say enough for them. They got so much praise on the island it was embarrassing to them They had a job to do and were ready to do it, cool, unexcited and working like machines under fire. They prayed for the Jape to try to make a landing to get one good crack at them. Now they want to be the flnt to go Into Tokio and if they are there won’t be anything left to mop up.” When news of the attack on Pearl Harbor was first received. Vile re lated, all civilians were ordered to keep out of the way and give the' Marines elbow room for fighting. Then the workmen were organized 1 into a battalion of home-guardsmen, j relieving Marines on guard duty j (See VLK, Page 2-X.) | Milk Deliveries May End in Two Years, ODT Says By the Associated Press Virtually all milk trucks will be off the streets within two years unless distributors institute Gov ernment-recommended conservation measures to cut the use oi equip ment. the Office of Delense Trans portation reported today. A survey of 389 milk distributors brought reporta from 206 that they could continue to make retail de liveries for not more than one year under normal usage of equipment. | and many said not more than six months. Deliveries have been put on an every-other-day basis by 154 dairies. ODT said, and the majority have ' either started to reduce the use of equipment or are drawing up such plans currently. King George of Greece Reaches Baltimore On Way to Capital I Ruler Says His Nation Is in War to Stay; Seeks Direct Aid BULLETIN. King George II of Greece and Prime Minister Tsouderos of the Greek government in ex ile arrived in Washington from Baltimore late this aft ernoon and were received on the south lawn of the White House by President Roosevelt, Mrs. Roosevelt, Vice President Wallace, Speaker Rayburn, members of the Cabinet and Chief Justice Stone. Bj th« Associated Pre«*. BALTIMORE. June 10—King George II of Greece, arriving here today on a Pan American Clipper, said his country was “in the war to stay” and that he would go to Washington to ar range lease-lend shipments of war supplies direct to Greek fighting forces. The monocled monarch accom panied by Emanuel Tsouderos. Greek premier, and others in the official party, came here from Cairo. Egypt, part way by clipper. He was met by State Department officials, Greek Embassy officials, and United States Army and Navy officers. geeks Direct AM. "The Greek Army, its air corps and more than half of its original navy are fighting today in many theaters of the war,” the exiled king declared. "My only mission here is to ar-1 range for direct shipment of equip ment by America to the Greek forces under the lease-lend system. We have been getting materials of war by way of the British, but we feel that the demands of our nation in the war and in the reconstruction period which will follow can be met better by direct American assist ance.” He said his Nation's war effort was being aided greatly by some 1, 000,000 Greeks in Egypt, where he (See KING GEORGE, Page ?-X.) Dr. Powell Re-elected NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 10 (JP). —Dr. W. P. Powell, pastor of Nash ville’s First Baptist Church, today was re-elected president of the Sun day School Board of the Southern Baptist Convention. Dr. Powell has been president of the board for the past 21 years. The Southern Baptist Convention embraces 19 Southern States and the District of Columbia. $1-a-Day Wage Raise Demanded by Union In Chrysler Plants Company Charges Work I Stoppages; Labor Chiefs ' Deny Halting Factories B< th* Asrociited Pr«*. DETROIT. June 10 —Within a few minutes after the United Automobile Workers <CIO» an nounced it would demand a $l-a day wage increase for 75,000 Chrysler Corp. workers today, the automotive company charged I the union with staging two work I stoppages in war plants "to build j up steam" for contract negotia I tions opening Friday. Morris Field, director of the union’s Chrysler department, denied there had been any work stoppages “Some employes at the tank ar senal took a grievance to their fore man and were off work about 20 minutes.” he said. “At De Soto, there was a lot of •dissatisfaction over wage rates but the men were off work only a few minutes.” Each of the work stoppages, at the Detroit (Chrysler) tank ar senal and the De Soto anti-aircraft gun plant, lasted less than an hour, a Chrysler spokesman said. "Unpatriotic Acta.” "The union members are trying to build up steam for their wage negotiations.” the spokesman said “They are guilty of unpatriotic acts in striking against the President's wishes and contrary to their own ; international union's pledges. Im portant war production was lost by the stoppages.” About 40 employes on the tank assembly line quit work, the spokes , man said, when a worker, returning after a three-day layoff, was as signed to another job without change in the Jate of pay. In the De Soto plant the company said 250 employes stopped work to listen to speeches in the plant cafe tana and did not return to their jobs until warned that they would be sent home. Neither the union nor the com pany disclosed current rates of pay under the various classifications. In addition to the Sl-a-day wage increase, the UAW-CIO made 12 other demands on the corporation. All related to wages, since other contract provisions cannot be re opened because the basic agreement has been "frozen” until Novem ber 29. Other Demands of Union. The other demands included: Establishment of a Sl-an-hour minimum rate in all plants. Increase in pay of maintenance workers to $1.50 an hour. Increase of all classification rates to those paid by competing plants in the Detroit area. Abolition of a 9-cent hourly dif- j ferential which the union said ex ists-between Chrysler plants here and elsewhere. Increase in rates for skilled trades. Woman workers to receive the same pay as men employes. The company to give each em ploye with seniority rating a $100 War bond in December in lieu of vatcation. asked by the UAW-CIO of the had asked that all wage adjust ments be made retroactive to June 1 and that wages not be frozen. The $l-a-day wage increase sought from Chrysler also has been asked by the UAW-CCIO of the Ford Motor Co. and General Motors Corp. The General Motors nego tiations are now before the War Labor Board in Washington. GUIDE FOR READERS Page. Amusements. B-16 Comics _C-8-9 Editorials ...A-S Editorial Articles ...A-S Finance ... A-1S Legal Notices. C-7 Lost, found, A-S Page. Obituary ..A-10 Page. Radio _C-8 Society .B-3 Sports _C-l-3 Where to Go. B-10 Woman's Page, B-14 Enemy Pressed Too Hard to Pick Up Survivors More Than 30 Ships In Invasion Fleet, U. S. Commander Says (Earlier Story on Page A-l.) By WALTER B. CLAUSEN, Associated Press War Correspondent. PEARL HARBOR. June 10 — Thousands of Japanese perished in last week's battle off Midway Island, it was indicated by in complete returns of enemy ships’ losses as disclosed today by Ad miral Chester W. Nimitz, com mander in chief of the Pacific Fleet. The Japs were pressed so hard by American forces that in the fast moving action they did not stop to pick up survivors, strewn over the sea from sinking vessels. 30 Ships in Fleet. The enemv casualty list will be large, though as vet not completely determined, according to the re turns. More than 30 vessels comprised the invasion fleet, aimed at Mid way and Hawaii, said reports re ceived by Admiral Nimitz In addi tion, Admiral Isoruku Yamamoto sent a task force against Dutch Har bor. which was attacked from the air last week. Information so far disclosed by Admiral Nimitz indicated that prob ably half of the main Japanese force became casualties in the first three days of fighting. More bat tle reports are yet to come. There was no indication of when the final accounting or even an estimate of it would be available, due to distant pursuit of the re treating enemy. Action Ended Saturday. The Midway action began last Thursday with a Japanese attack on the American stronghold north west of Hawaii and was quickly turned into a rout by the defend ing forces. The engagement con tinued for several days, with Amer ican warships and planes pursuing | the enemy as he sought safety in waters closer home. The action was broken off Satur day night, it was officially an nounced. when contact was'lost in the darkness. Only today, the Japanese ac knowledged they had lost an air plane carrier in the battle and that two other warships had been dam aged. This was but a portion of losses claimed by the American forces to have been inflicted on the enemy. Nazis 'Lawrence Of Arabia' Makes His Escape Bj the Associated Press. CAIRO. June 10. — Germany's “Lawrence of Arabia." Dr. Fritz Grcbba. was reliably reported today to have escaped from Yemen, in Arabia, where he had been tracked down in a hectic year in which he tried to stir up Arab tribesmen In Syria and Iran against the British. Grobba. who formerly was Ger man minister in Sauda Arabia, was known as the ‘ gold purse agi tator’’ because of his lavish distri bution of gold in an effort to win over the tribesmen to Germany's side. He has been known under the aliases, Hermann Graub and Ar thur Borg. As Hitler's chief agent in the Arab world, he worked in Syria un til the British won control there and then fled to Iran. The British Soviet occupation of that country soon had him on the run again. With a number of other Germans and Italians he escaped to Yemen under a false name. Grobba's identity finally was dis covered and British pressure ex erted on the aged Imam of Yemen for his expulsion. Grobba re mained. however, on the pretext he would return to Germany via Tur key. He was kept under close guard at San a, capital of Yemen, but re cently managed to make a getaway. His present whereabouts is not known. Late Races Earlier Result*. Selections and Entries for Tomorrow, Pa*e 2-X. Aqueduct 8IXTH RACE—The Shevlm Stakes purse. $5000 added 3-year-olds. 1 ,l» miles Dogpatch iSchmidl* 24.20 4 50 3 40 Pairaris <Thompson) 2.40 2.20 Trierarch »Stout) 3.20 Time. 1:44*.%. Also ran—Rascal. Enter. Zaca Rosa, s Charles Town FOURTH RACE—Purse. SHOO, claim ing; 4-year-oids and up about 7 furlongs Vendor a Lien (Blete'keri 4 60 3.00 " 40 Smart Lad (Cowleyt 3 40 2.40 Surpriae Box (Kirk) 2 60 Time. 1:23V Also ran—Long Legs. Windaor Chief, Schley Al. 8our Cherry. Baby Mnwlee. Suffolk Downs FOURTH RACE—Purse. SI.100: claim ing: 3-year-olds. H furlongs Quatrebelle (Finnegan) 7 20 4 60 3 SO Caatleridge t Atkinson> 4 00 3.00 Bloodhound (Biermani 4 00 Time. 1:12 V Also ran—Weslow Soldier's Son Lou O'Neill. Bienaaado. Flying West Bidder, Bagaseen. Desert Brush. Maupeace Delaware Park THIRD RACE—Purse ?1 100 special weights maiden 2-year-o!ds 5 furlongs Ship Signal (Roberts) 12.00 4 70 3 ho Strictly True (Berg) 3 00 3 40 Hill Sun (Malleyi 11.10 Time. 1:01. Also ran—Volume Gothic. Rock Knigh’. Bright Queat. Bold Salute. June Cues' Towakee.