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Title:
Haiti sun
Physical Description:
v. : ill. ; 46-47 cm.
Language:
English
Publisher:
R. Cheney, Jr.
Place of Publication:
Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Subjects

Genre:
newspaper   ( marcgt )
newspaper   ( sobekcm )
Spatial Coverage:
Haiti -- Port-au-Prince

Notes

Dates or Sequential Designation:
Began Sept. 1950.
General Note:
"The Haitian English language newspaper."

Record Information

Source Institution:
Duke University Libraries
Holding Location:
Duke University Libraries
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
oclc - 32441147
lccn - sn 95058138
ocm32441147
Classification:
lcc - Newspaper 2117
System ID:
AA00015023:00241


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SVOL XHI SUNDAY, DECEMIBER 6th, 1959 Port-au--Prince, HAI'l No. 37, Avenue Marie-Jeanne Cite DUMARSAIS ESTIME No. 5




First T. V.Station OpensDec.13
..i.ADY TO PtRCHASE ENTIRE CACAO CROP Te H, t T 'B

NEW CHOCOLATE FACTORY Oaerasing On Chanl

tion, Tele-Haiti, will commence -
A ..a American financed chocolate ed under the New Industry Law t transmitting h ere ove oclef
A n.. on December a3 t 6 p, officials

BizotAn this week with the arrival GoverrInment to purchase the entire declared this week. Mr Gerard Bar-
of a first shipment of cacao beans cacao crop of South Haiti. This is tl p esin ouesti li
from _the Grand'Anse. the first factory to process the cacao tell redeof Teleaision thn
'Thffe Haitian Manufacturig & bealln here into unsweetened chocol- 4hat now extends frdn the United
i Specialty Company S.A., establish- ate for export. States to Curacao and Aruba wi
SWith a capacity of 36,000 pounds be on hand for the inaugu ionr t
of beans a day, the company is rea- Tele-Haiti is scheduin g daily paon.-
: .Tax On Imported dy topurchase Haiti's entire cacao g rams from 6pm to 10 pm and 2pT i >
Uury Items To Provid crop. F and a half niion pounds to 6 pm on Sundays. A variety of
Provide Sy mof beans. were exported last year. shows Mo cu seaerai Fopw .

the factory, the factory is interested educational sts, local and to
A projeH t before the legislature in bidding for his beans. l "t newscasts, mo vie s and te ..-
nwcaaidswastes. o v and Arestlill
this week calls for a six percent tax "We can use everything the coun- will be seen along with n ewsreels
:.. on imported luxury items and four try produces." factory manager i r- gr, filmed here by Ricardo Widmaier,. t
recent on semi-luxury items toi David Scharf declared in an inter- Mr Boris Frank whois helping ---et
create, a fund to furnish loans for view at Bizoron this .week. David up the programing of the station
i : dustrial projects which will utilize Scharf who describes himself as d said this week.
Haian raw materials. The taxes having been born into the Chol-oer builder Noel discussing his Intricate ob with Boris Frank Workers are rushing to comet
~'re expected to provide a million (Continued on page 12) of Tele-Haiti at loutiller Friday. ion the 176 feet trend sitting
dollars anally. on Boutillier -3,520 feet abo ve -
.September .22nd speech MR ERIC TIPPENHAUER level- this weekend as
outlining his economic prograin. AT MEXICAN EMBASSY t JAPANESE TRADE MISSION HERE MONDAY put theu finishing touches to p
President Dr. Francois Duvalier ap- Welknob Homme d'Affaires Eric stallations in the Grand 'Rue n on-
po"inted o special commission comn Tippenhauer and friend Gerard Du- A ten-member Japanese trade The Japanese mission will be trol room and studio. -
-posed of Eugene Grasberg, Klein- fanal were reported this week as mission headed by Fumio Miuran greeted by a special seventeen- Mr Andre Apaid and orris R-
s conomis, -Mnister of C guests of the Mexican Embass on director general of. Japan's Latin member welcome committee comp- senberg company executive
Ineifte anallT -stry Clovis Desinor, aiorne Noir overlooking-Petionville. American Association will arrive osed of:-UIVLL .J.o edth they expedi 400
Depti- l Finance Minister Herve Bo The Sun was unable to clarify their here tomorrow on'their tour of elev- card, V. Assal, F. Bony J. Dar- sets-of which the company has the
Sand a councilor of the Superio. position, and reason for the change eq South American and Caribbean tigue, and A. Bervin representative (Contnued on page 10)
(Continued on page 13) of address. countries. of the Chamber of Commerce. The Wr sae_ hgt_..t-_
Finanee Doeproi Fn cet Department and National h 17fe r ds To
AT HER PAPAILLE, PLEDGES $500 Bank will be represented by MM. Ch-anffeur-Guides Get
E Dupont, V. Celestin, J. TChate-Mod 7

nMM. C. Jeannis. F. Maxi"-il.en, Y.
"hsPGousse, L. Lavelanet, Raoul Victor Ground was broken this week lti
"iand Alexandre Bayard. MBI Lebert a project that will give the Chw .-
W ith Building uDare s dA headquarters, r e I e v e cngea-
A g tass... Ps Erum traffic gat the Bowen d airue il
r in the entryway, the Gallerie Bro- LAHENS PROTESTS and remove- an ugly "bogota" er1i- '
.eletle, Carrefour, buzzed last SaturS etryfrom view.
day night with the' excited co-mm- O ETo construct the estfrey -
ents of the group on hand to ins- OFFER BY SENATOR quarters and car park the Tourist -
.'o pect the gallery's new exposition Deputy Alphonse Lahens of Arca- Office, which is executing the pro-
e nr o o of Haitian painting, sculpture and hale- energetically protested against ject, received $70,000 in financing
i a r te ceramics. Ranging from the geome- the declaration of Senator Arthur from Esso company, to be paid
trial abstracts of Theo Duval to the Bonhomme in Chicago this week. back over a ten year period. In ad-
bold Haitian figures of the gallery's Bonhomme in Chicago this week, edition Esso will be permitted to put
leading proponent Luckner Lazard, inviting the United states to esta- up service station facilities in the
tfie show was evidence of the varied blish a naval base in Haiti. car park on a twenty year lease.
tangents Haitian moderns are tak- Deputy, Lahens speaking before The Chauffeur-Guides will have A
ing, as they move away from the the Lower House in congress Friday canteen, washrooms. recreation and
acprimitives. questioning the right of Bonhomme classrooms where English and. spe.
Close to each other on the gallery to make such. a. declaration, which cial tourism courses will be taught.
walls, Paul Beaoir and Andre he said gravely harmed national A public address system will link
Boucard shared a technique of trac- prestige. the auto park with the airport and..,
ing the broad outline of a face on "I cannot understand how a sen- so relieve the present day co.gest-
a mottled background, but while ator of the Republic can on his own ion of traffic.
r .Bocard's white outlines are backed invite the Americans to establish a
by a turbulent grey relieved by sev- military base in Haiti" Deputy La- "MACHINE ENFERNALE"
eral pink or blue rectangles. Bean- hens said. URTS WELFARE WORKER
Voir sketches a charcoal likeness "We- of the congress firmly up-
on a brightly mottled red, yellow, (Continued on page 16) As hundreds struggled for tickets,
and blue watercolor surface. to the popular Spanish movie "Va- '
-K. Wab's figures --solemn in col- HAITIANS IN NEW lencia" at the Paramount shoArtly .
or and elongated- balance and cir- after .eight Thursday night a "ma.
cle in the painting, while Charles YORK MURDER cSne infernale" popped off in the--
Obas rough-textured people seem to (From N.Y. Daily News) auto park opposite the Cinema.
push forg room in the warmly color- A 39-year-old pantryman. Albert Ticket seller Gerard Millery said
In another room the human fig- and arson charges last night in the de pneus". There was no pani- n
utire is caught and abstracted by strangulation death of a Bronx wo- the cinema nor was there any ro- ''
Spencer Depas into a geometric man with whom he is said to have up on the sale of tickets he said.
form --stylized 'stolid and light in shard a basement apartment. Pal- Outside in the auto pario Madame
color- done in pastel. La4 ard, & ice said that Gousn e set fire to the st alherbe Labissiere was several .' in-
tl Cedor's figures are just as sturdy apartment in an attempt to cover ared by athe "engine" and rushed
Anne Hollster from Tlme and Llfe'ri Art department at Brohette -but warmly brilliant in blues, reds, up the murder. immin bediately to the General Hoapi
nathyexhibit wioth TA .ta r Rosmary PrinL ( tinued on page 3) (Continued on page Fi) (Continued on page 16)
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SUNDAY, DEC..


A 2 "T SUN"


KS CLEMENT BARBOT
-.,ACfK FROM GERMANY
;:. 'Mr Clement -Barbot, 'private sec-
,;j'.tary to President Dr Francois Du-
.lier returned from a three week
-.4ri* abroad Tuesday afternoon. Mr
.!l)Qt ..Alew suddenly to Germany
last month upon receiving .word of
S.'; liniss -of his nineteen, year old
s erve wh6 is. studying medicine
a German University. At the air-
-ort Mr Barbot said that his son
"t' was much better and that Mrs Bar-
roi hot, would be returning home in a
$' f w days~ Returning with Mr Barbot
A.-were Edmond Khouri and Lt. Ar-
,.'s*and St-Remry.


M FIX NEW SENATORS JOIN
GRAND CORPS
." ": .At'.a special session of congress
''W esday the powers of six newly
;4!ecaed senators was validated.
'K.,The. new Senators who took up
places in the Grand Corps are:
t.'enators Dato Daumec, Gerard Mi-
e, Jean-Marie Mpise (West): As-
e Salvant, Lamarre Carny,
oth and Seneque Pierre (South).

JPANESE....
(Continued from page 1)
-.nri-Pierre will represent the Foreign

During their two day visit the Ja-,
''-a ntese -will confer with local
f; Businessman and Government offi-
i and be guests at cocktails and
dinerss given in their honor.

"MAURJCE SIITO NAMED
LIBERIA EMBASSY
'Maurice Sixio was 'named this
'..eek.. to -press attache at' the Emb-
,''..asy .of Liberia replacing Madame
'*.A s aporte wh is working with
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over the habour with his .ack to
the Hotel de Ville .Saturday. This
was homage to the Genoan Explor-
er who discovered Haiti December
5th 1492.

We all know how Christopher Co-
lumbus discovered Hajti... For
those who are not too sure. a quick
resume... The first year history.
book tells you... :
"C'est Christophe Colomb qui fit
la decouverte'de I'Ile d'Haiti le 6'
Decembre 1492". To make that just
'a little clearert.a man by the name
of Columbus discovered H a it i on
this particular morning in 1492, fif-
ty-six days after he stumbled across
America while searching for a short
cut to the East. He was coasting
back to Spain when, from the prow
of the Santa Maria he spotted the
jagged northwest arm of' Haiti. The
stunningly picturesque panorafna
emerging from the Atlantic suggest-
ed that Columbus had found an isl-
and that might work out well as a
tourist spot for the 15th. Century
Europe. Anyway, Columbus, since
he was in the employ of Queen Isa-
bella of Spain, decided on the spot
to christeh his 'discovery La Isla
Espanola. In about a week, h6 and
the 'boys debarked at Moustique
Bay and perhaps spent a day or
two acquiring a suntan in the scar-
ing, Haitian sun. The discovery of
Haiti was as simple as that, a jort
of windfall for an explorer who had
already immortalised himself by
discovering America.

XMAS 1492
December 25, 1492 was not .a mer-
ry day for Columbus. One story has
it that he was asleep aboard the
Santa Maria when a sloppy helm-
man let the flagship crash into the
treacherous coral reefs in the vici-
nity of Acul Bay. Columbus was
awakened. Accompanied by his
crew, he splashed ashore, -swapped
greetings with the Arawak Indians,
and just to be on the safe side,
threw up a fortress with the mater-
ial salvaged from the wrecked hull.
About a month later. Columbus
left for Spain aboard either the
Pinta of the Nina but, he left be-
hind about forty men in the general


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Belle Creole who may be con

YEARS AGO
area now known..as Cap-Haitien.
This handful of tourists represented
the first European settlement in the
New World, a colony), that unfortun-
ately .was not around to celebrate
its first anniversary. By the timnw
Columbus returned about a year
later, the colonists had been wiped
out. The fortress itself was in ruins.
The Spanish then arrived in force;
they stayed. It wasn't long, howev-
er, before the Frehch and English
got excited about the-island and
as benifitted major powers nterest-
ed in the same goal they went to
war. The upshot was the Treaty
of Riswick of 1696, an accord 'which
gave the French the western third
of the island,,, then along came
Toussaint Louverture, Dessalines.
Christophe and the American Tour-
ists.


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La Belle Creole's'Elih"s"4
is emphatic in pointing out ;
fume is not just merwhadis
better appreciate .;_d.
perfume the La ,Belle-.
invited two lepdingptpz e
profession to' indoctrizate.
girls in the art oLL'.. f
manship. .A' -..
Visitor's to large aiett
,are constantly impirssc
ray and presenta"i.-g&
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ole hopes to do. even 'he
their new personized .e .S
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Exciting 3rd Anniversary Exhibit Of Brochette

(Continued from page 1) ,
purples set off by black outlines.
They sit, walk,-.work with age-old
.notion. which Lazard and Cedor
suggest rather then explain by mi-
-nutiae. Formerly tending to use
water colors. Lazard's new style is
-.a blend of. pastels, applied first, top-
ped by. oil- paints for richness and

Villa ril Denis' looming cargo and
.shil V ene, red and black as if lit
y i Tquaside fire, is contrasted by"
c1I.'a;- nohinat's sea scape which is ,
-rhotfy white the sea at blinding '
_Aprt. from the figure and lands- .
"caj., Roland Dorcely's chairs, with
S.borders in r e d and yellow, a re
childishly gay and formal when' h
-. thought of next to one Jacques Ga-
briel's c a n v a s e s predominately
.brown, white and yellow in which
sea life forms seem about to, move
or crawl away, and bursts of color Mliniste of Education, the Rev. Father Hubert Papailler found the
Stand arrested as fireworks in the third anniversary showing of the Gallery Brochette of such interest he
/sole moment before descent from) pledged a five hundred dollar contribution to the construction of the new
'" "the sky. Andre Dimanche's man.sand s it
,. ..... A. t.s withef ort .. a' d larger Gallery which will have regular arj classes. Above artist
'. .. e b Luckner Lazard explains, model of new gallery to Minister Papailler.
..finl -,rst of energy byn a Laar _

S' man just before his death. Diman.
che explains. A shadowy Denis Em-
S ile painting evokes thie same mood
of desperation as woman howls with
"PRIVATE" MUSIC FOR pain, or sorrow and a ,man bends
over a dying or wounded third fig-
LESS THA4N 1 Cent PER HOUR! ure.
The patient, Madonna-like expres-
sion of one of Dimanche's canvas
heads seems centuries away from
Theo Duval's white and yellow geo-
metric canvases. His De Natura
Ray-Room and Titanium While Love
Dream focus light by piling 'thite
square on square in a section of a
V "canvas, while his collage MI--3 uti-
lizas white almost entirely a
-white streaked by what appear
to be paint brush hairs, a white
which acts as a backing for
the photos, flag and newships used
,to build his collage. Though his
presentation is non-representational.
4- his inspiration is life Titanium
White Love Dream was a result of
a memorable visual experience --
seeing the striking whiteness of the
dress of a girl he was coming to
visit- set off by' the darkness of
-. the background she wps standing
against.
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the Gallerie Brochette the exposi-
tion rich in contrasts commences
a drive to raise from $2,500-$5,000
for a new art gallery. The model,
a low while, functional building was
displayed in the entryway' and was
examined by interest by gallery-
goers, including Minister of Educa-
tion Rev. Father Hubert Papailler.
Commencing its fourth year of
existence Galerie Brochette has arh-
bitiqus plans for a new gallery to
include a pati6 with fountain, exhib-
ition rooms and studios for the art-
ists who run it as a cooperative
venture to provide Port-au-Prince
with a variety of galleries: Luckner
Lazard, Dieudoune Cedor, Roland
Dorcely, Jacques Gabriel, Paul
Beauvoir, Villard Denis, Charles 0-
bas, Spencer Depas. Nehemy Jean
and Max Pinchinat, and Toussaint
Auguste, the only primitive amongst
a group of modern paintings.
At present the group has found
a busy market for their work. Piles
of cinder block, truckloads of grav-
el, quantities of mortar are being
bartered for paintings.


HONORAT BACK

Tourist Office director Jacques
Honorat returned this week from
attending a committee meeting of
the Caribbean Tourist Association
in New York. Mr Honorat was elect-
ed to the CTA committee at Bogota,
Colombia earlier this year.


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TELS.' HOUSEWIVES RESTAURANTS 'Tendencies I6n 7Haian A 1
SERVE- THE EXCELLENT QUALITY RICE E)XllBIT OPENING DEC. 13 AT HAITIAN-AMERICAN INS
GROWN IN HAIT'S FERTILE VALLEY "Tendencies in Haitiap Art" is represented by a display. Thp titles of her P2| |
the title of an art exhibit opening A special added feature to the "Passage-way td -a Su
OF THE ARTIMONITE Sunday. December 13 to the public exhibit is five paintings by Miss Bkr- "The roar of a "nb.
at the Haitian-Americain ,Institute, -bara Aubin, a well known Chicago wave", "Sand blanketnp:t6
.''- O / Rue 6 en face de l'Avenue O,. artisL and holder of an Inter-Amer-. ilized remains of m.la.,
+".. ^ kW Painting and sculpture by several ican Cultuiral Convention Grant. "Coral Silence" and ..,,
:..: galleries: Brochette, Foyer des Arts Miss Aubin was recepient of the foaming brine". .
Plastiques, and independent artists Walker Art Center's Pqrchase Prize
will be featured. They include paint- in 1958 and 'holds the Eugene Mayer This is the first of" .
;Placing An Im ortant Stock f ers Luckner Lazard, Spencer Depas. Bolz award of the Wisconsin Salon Art shows plahned .t't.
l g Anl inportaDnt Sioch Daniel Lafontant, Rene Exume, of Art, Madisob, Wisconsin. She has American Institute desigr.e?
Hih Gra de Rice On The, Dieudonne Cedor and Jacques Ga- received several other awards and further recognition to '4
Gra. briel. has exibited in shows in Chicago, mic art movement. The.,l.
S: / al ....f -New York, Detroit, Alabama and open to the public o.:,.
OC l vMU"'eLO Andre Dimanche will exhibit sev- Massachusetts. Miss Aubin is auth- Sunday December 1,3,Da e
i' eral pieces of his wood sculpture or of several articles and has tray- the week of Decembet
i R- ADE-A RICE: as well. The Centre de Ceranmique, eled in France and Italy on a pre- from 8 a.m. to noon jand
..."" ,directed by Garoutte, will also .be vious fellowship. to 7 p.m. .
SHIS SUPERIOR QUALITY WHITE, LONG-GS FROM A NEWSMAN'S NOTE-BOQK
SGRAIN RICE HAS BEEN MILLED WITH In this emotional country, news- organizing pig marketing and' home ced by $50,000 in'. gift'fro
MODERN EQUIPMENT 'TO ASSURE YOU men are requetly accused of being construction cooperatives to help Hoffman-Laroche, Sc hier.mpai
MAXIMUM, NUTRIENT CONTENT Paid off 6r at least drugged by pne lift his peasant, neighbors' living Wyeth pharmaceutical cb
F A MAXIMUM NU N NTN faction or another. Now it has hap- standards... the United States. -
"- ND MINIMUM OF FOREIGN MATTER. opened. Foreign 'Minister Louis Mars,* The ten month old 20-i4ed.
SHEAD- -'RIC7E President Francois Duvalier, a glows over. a new program for Haiti iatric center, specializing'. _i
S ONTAlNS HEAD-RICE UP TO 95 per 100, longtime public health physician, inspired by Dr. Nathan S.. Kline, rent by tranquilizers'Ls ipr
'BUT NOT LESS THAN 90 per 100. THERE heard a local reporter coughing in of Rockland State Hospital in New success. Dr. Mars is hims
l:.:b NO Mi^ XTURE OF OITH fER V^ARIETIES the Palace the other day. He im- York, The program has been fithan- fessional psychiatrist.' P.K'
NO MIXTURE OF OT ER VARIETIES mediately, wrote out a prescription.
.. GREATER THAN 5 ',per 100., Fout days later, he sent. another
"aw prescription to a foreign correspon-
dent he heard was ailing. Both were
kADE-B RICE: effective.
V. Such is Haiti.
THIS GOOD QUALITY WHITE, LONG- Some other .Haitian facts:
HAS EE M L W T A -new law was supposed to go
RAIN RICE HAS BEEN MILLED WITH into effect at 'the end last January
A MODERN EQUIPMENT TO ASSURE YOU to combat the country's nearly 80
EQUIMEN -Oper cent illiteracy. Every literate
..10F A MAXIMUM NUTRIENT CONTENT Haitian and foreign resident mst
"1 N MINIMUM OF FOREIGN MATTER. teach at least one illiterate Haitian
AN NO T MORE.-T H N between six and fifty years of age
obkTAINS NOT MORE THAN ONE 3rd to read and write, starting in Cre-
Cb RSELY BROKEN KERNETS WITH THE oe., or pay a $2 monthly tax to
TH R TWO-3 CONSISTING OF GR DE he Protestant Episcopal Church ASENGERSERV
HE'- A DTh71' ITF. on a school building spin last FIRST CLAS S SR I
_.,.i- "-I.i,,E iCE" CONSISTSJaiuary opened its new College St. ".T.A U P U
S- CE" CONSISTS OF RIC Pierre, a s condary school. It was OIT AU
)."HEAD RICE" CONSISTS OF bilt w $150,000 mn United States
.KERNELS WHICH ARE WHOLE OR MAY children's Lenten contributions on T
.',HAV\E THE TIPS OF T KHE KERNELS BQROK- land 'bought for $140,000 given by *
AVE THE TIPS OF THCE KAERNELS BROK- the church's United' States women's y
.EN, BUT IN NO CASE SHALL THE KERN- auxiliary. No UnUted States official WEST 24 STR i te or
Women merchajHs trudge alongE Only 3 Days direct to the center of'New Y
S ELS BE LESS' THAN. TWO-3id OF THE au nia ercha. s -udgealong OnlC eShip
NORMAL LENGTH BEFORE BEING BROK- eroded dirt roads norLh of the town City ,m. ,Amer OfA
-' .. of Cabaret. buying plantains by the -- Mondays nd FridaysO L
sixty-finger bunch.' Rene Laroche, Sailings MondayT and Fd : e
.UTT "Sa major planter in the area Iith VERY CABINoUTIDE W AT E' .
"'-' .t105 acres, gives over his time to -- AntCoNDirioNurD 1)
". NUTRIENT CONTENT" MEANS THE amajorplante the area. t -- ao I OUmD nSG .-
AMOUNT OF DIGESTIBLE FOOD. To AUo T oPIoAS USTO1ME RS = ILAGE 'S'.ICE ,"
So that you may have. Tropigas -- '".
c) FOREIGN MATTER" IS A.NY SUBST- during the Christmas holidays *e A sea-ar tickets.
++"'i..,'..AN,1E PRESENT EXCEPT RICE, OR ANy urge that you-placeeyour orders, for =__ Ask about rouid-rP sea-alt' tickS'S.
"ANXIE PRESENT EXCEPT RICE, OR ANY, that *vu plai y ur onl 1 f Ask about our formation only from
'i '- -Ae Pi, eiiders of Tropigas now. The Tro- Complete accurate information onl /r
-SUBSTANCE PRESENT" IN ADDITION TO pical Cas Company will he able to l= M A STEA- BS-IP LI-
I give you better service nojv than PA A- phone 3062
'.RItCEL. -.. .... ---- A' laler in December during the Christ- -- R Abrabam Lincola 1etO ,062 -
m as holHdays. -
PRICES: FOR 100 ,Lbs. SACK


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A; T. A I 'Y: at P-au-P.
'BLUE-BONNET" Grade-A .. $10.2$at the Mill: $10.50
S: BUFFALO" Grade-A 9.20 t the Mill: 9.50
"BLUE-BONNET" Grade-B .. 9.20 at the Mill: 9.5(1
-, "BUFFALO" Grade-B .. 8.20 at the Mill: 8.501
: :.ICE FLOUR ................ 5.00 at the Mill: 5.3(
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A DISCOUNT OF 4 per 100 WILL BE
..- ALLOWED ON ONY PURCHASE
.. OF 20 SACKS OR MORE
S This rice may be obtained at the Mill at DE-
S EAUX (Valley .of the Artibonite) or at our
. warehouse at Port-au-Prince, situated at the corner
I f Rue du Centre and Rue des Cesars.
BOREL, le ler Decembre 1959.


IN HAITI SHOP
AT -

S FISHER' S
HAITI'S LARGEST FREE PORT, PRICE -.
SHOPS AND MAHOGANY FACTORY
1) GALLERIES FISHER ACROSS FROM NEW U.S. EMBASSY -- .,
2) ART & CURIQ SHOP FISHERS ACROSS FROM CUSTOMS HOUSE' ,

SAVE UP TO 60 Per Cent ON IMPORTS "'
AND BUY- HAITIAN HANDICRAFTS .
STRAIGHT FROM THE FACTORY .
ON THE RUE DU QUAI.
(AM. EXPR. AND DINERS CLUB ACCEPTED)
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19SUNDAY, DEC. 6TH, 1959


"HAITI SUN"


HAITI SUN

THE HAITIAN ENGLISH LANGUAGE NEWSPAPER
Community Weekly Published Sunday Morning
EDITOR-PUBLISHER BERNARD DIEDERICHII n a l
Gerant-Responsable MAUCLAIR LABISSIERE I
MEMBER OF THE INTER-AMERICAN PRESS ASSN.
ESTABLISHED IN 1950 l. Catholic Relief Servic
NEW DEAL FOR EXPOSITION CITY Box 947
Nek leases on life should replace old leases on buildings Port-au-rince, Haiti
hen the Exposition City is sold to ,provide money for the Mr Bernard Diederich
development of "La 'Saline" (Shopping Center. This plan Editor, Haiti Sun
Weems an excellent way to spark better upkeep and improve- Port-au-Prince
.; .ment by owners of buildings built in 'a hurry during the 1949- Dear Mr Diederich,
1950 Bicentennial. I read with interest
A dampener on the quest for ownership of the present in the 11-29 edition of
giants, hthwever, may 'be the provision in the tlaw which concerning the Crash
requires 1) assessmentt of 'property Value and 2) deposit of the Northwest. The d
Cash within three days for the entire codt of the building. e U.S. surplus food
S hby Catholic Relief Ser
SHopefuly, the eagerness to provide funds for the iragin- C, Church World Servi
active shopping center complex will not influence the assess- was indeed handled ex
ment proceeedures. Perhaps a more leniant 'arrangement for despite many obstacles
Saymaent of _purchase price will encourage -a 'more rapid be given to Secours C
iran f r of 'the property as well as create better feelings indigenous agency I
.counterpart agency ti
: towardd the financing project. the food was, and coi
A! plihans snowball to completion, for the "La Saline Shop- distributed throughout
Spiong- Center" provisions houl dbe made (for at least a minimum I enclose a pamphlet
:.. -comipensation, in space to display and sell their wares, to the extent of the work
.ruzation in distributing
'"-. to whom the new shopping center means displawement cines and clothing.
:,of:their Small, lbut ,life-sustaining businesses.
_S___________ Sincerely,
ADS ONCE AGAIN MAR .HAITIAN SCENERY Joseph E. Galano
Samdbody has forgotten the existence of a. laiw that pro- i
lbifts the placing of advertising signs in the .scenl area ... S Mission Dire,
PrWhat is the "Secours
: ri'.s funding Port-au-rie. Doing?
-' This-week a sp ldh of Cinzano signs sprouted on the Pe- Fdod:-September I
i-on:'i le 'aand Boutillier road. Although Cubana -airlines sus- 1st 1959: 7.932.238 po
ended liglhts bto Haiti several months ago, their jumbo staples ere distribute
.ig' is- the first eye-catcher when a tourist -hits the Boutil- e g y thr
-ir li-uminit after a thirby-nminute scenic drive from the cap- of the Catholic Relie
- -a: l -for tii-e view. The tourist is told he can fly to Santiago which the Secours Cat
e Ou -&for as little as $25.00. distribution agency in
:, these are mhall misdoings that could quite easily be cor- Clothing: Q6.320 pot
Sr tfeddby the Tourist Bureau and City Council and an ener- clothes and 616 pounds
r:".. e disposal teatrn, thereby enforcing the larw andd keeping es.
S2Hitibeaultiul. Shoes: 1'612 pounds
Added to this more
S. ments and pairs of sh
elected in Haiti.
Medicine: 11,675 pot
cine given by the Cat
k Board of the United S
YOu YOW f-. Secours Catholique de
*'s re l medicine was handed
ft's a really I pensaries and hospital
Scotch when it's the counry.
7 SPECIAL AID
JOHNNIE Aid to the Northwest
W- .AT \Nurishment furnish
VWALKER- 2,123,598.
Clothing: 12,320 pou
"- Number of families
Duration of aid:
months in different re
S.OHNNE WALKERBizoon Fire: 2 Apr
.. 57 families lost eve
Bbrna I 20- 9i going strorig distributions of food
t otalled: Rice 1,000 pc
ed milk 270 pounds
t PREETZMAN-AGGERROLM Distri butor For HAITI pounds, 330 pounds o


us NCWC


st the article
the Haiti Sun
program in
distributionn of
brought here
vice NCW
ce and CARE
extremely well
s. Credit must
atholique, the
whichh is our
through which
ntinues to be,
. the country.
which shows
of this orga-
g food, medi-




ctor.
s Catholique"'

si to October
unds of food
ed. This food
le of the Unit-
intermediary
ef Service of
holique is the
Haiti.
inds of used
of new cloth-


than 400 gar-
oes were col-

ads of medi-
holic Medical
States and the
France. This
over to dis-
ls throughout



d by the SOS:

nds.
aided: 30,000.
two to three
regions.
Ul 1959
rything. Three
made to them
>unds, powder-
s. Flour 600
f clothing- dis-


Lunch Dine Have Cocktails
By The SEA-SIDE

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DEEP-SEA FISHING EXCURSIONS

Swim, Spearfish, Snorkle, Water-Ski
And Sail In Safe Coastal
Waters From Kyona
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SHAVE YOUR PARTY AT KYONA


DEPUTY FRANCILLON
I "SUN" ON BEHAL


St. Pierre Ch
Deputy Francillon of Bainet thank-
ed the Haiti Sun in glowing terms
on a visit this week for the story
"Bainet", "Venus of Haiti", one in
the series on Towns of the Repub-
lic. Speaking on behalf of his elect-
orate Deputy Francillon said, "we

from their movement supervisor,
April 30 .Flood in Port-au-Prince

145 families, a total of 891 persons
each received an allotment of 20
pounds of food following the disast-
er. More than one thousand pers-
ons received clothing.
Winter Camp
A substantial aid of milk flour,
corn and cheese was given to youth
groups who showed a certificate
from their movement supervisor
500 children benefited during a 15
day period.
The SOS furnished food to two
camps organized by the Labor Bu-


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urch in Bainet ,
are greatly flattered and thank you
for creating interest in our town."
He added that he would personal
see that a "pension de famille" is
opened for tourists in Bainet on his
return after the close of the present-
session of congress.

reau. During two months seventy
persons.
In the Port-au-Prince Diocese:
57 schools or institutions distrib-
uted milk to 7,984 children. 39 can-
teens prepared five meals a week .
for 5,423 children and adults. 21 .
Institutions (Hospitals, homes and '.
orphanages received regular allot-
ments of food for 1500 adults and on h
children.
Gonci es Diocese:
More than 4,000 children received
i milk every day of class in twenty- '
four sc tools. 23 parishes operate
distrib tion to destitute families.
In Po.rt-au-Prince: The number of
families aided amounts to 5,400.



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BONHOMME INVITES U.S. TO ESTABLISH


-. NAVAL BAS

Arthur Bonhomme, majority lead-
e : of the Haitian Senate and presid-
S ent' of the Commission of Foreign
Re.ations,. invited the United States
Sto establish a naval base in Haiti,
if Cuba makes the U.S. abandon the
base it now possesses at Guantana-
an accordingc to a United Press In-


ternation dispatch from Chicago
'.- which was reprinted here in the
Daily, press this week.

Bonhomme according to the dis-
:. patch made the declarations during
..-- a reunion of the "Societe des Mem-
; brs Evangelistes" had recommend-
?ed to President Dr Francois Duva-
S lier t invite the U.S. to establish
a 'base on Haitian territory.
"The people' oi Halfi, said Bon-




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as a brother in the Society of Na-
tions who defend the real idea of
democracy in the free world.

"If the protection of the United
States and all it stands for rests
on a base in the Caribbean, and if
Cuba refuses to respect the 'treaty
it signed with the United States in
1903 I-believe the Republic of Haiti
should be the first to invite the U.S.
Navy to establish a .base on our
friendly territory and waters.

The Cuban bay of Guantanamo
where the' U.S. has its naval base
is situated only thirty nautical miles
from Haiti" Mr Bonhomme declar-
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Work Reopens On Artibonite With Operai

Salee floodwav


Work got underway again on the
development of the Artibonite Val-
ley November 30 with an early
morning official inauguration of op-
eration "Salee Floodway" with the
ODVA tractor force providing the
launching spirit.
The work on construction of irri-
gation and drainage canals issuing
from the Artibonite River and Pel-
igre Dam was re-opened after a
three year shut-down following the
loaning of four million three hund-
t*ed thousand dollars to the Haitian
Government by the "Development
Loan'Fund" of Washington.
Representatives of the "Interna-
tional Engineering Company" assist-
ed at "reprise" of work 8:30 a.m.
Monday with ODVA tractors plung-
ed into cleaning and enlarging the
canal of Riviere Salee to protect
the lower valley from inondation
during' the flood period.
At the inauguration were: Agron-
omist Garvey Laurent, director-ad-
ministrator of the Organization of
the Development of the Artibonite
Valley, Mr Delmar Danielson, sup-
erintendant of construction for the
International Engineering Company,
Andre Mc Charles, his assistant,
Mr Frank Hollingworth IECO eng-
ineer, Mr Charles Wiggin technical
director of ODVA, engineer Joseph
Mathurin coordinator of ODVA and
IECO for construction work, Mr Ge-
rard Fecu director of social activi-
ties of ODVA, Engineer Nicolas St
Lapurent chief of the section of con-
struction of ODVA and Mr M. C.
Bradley superintendent of heavy
material for ODVA.

EXPLOSION AT LE PERCHOIR
IDENTIFIED AS WATER HEATER
The loud detonation that caused
a general panic at lunch-time Mon-
day in Le Perchoir restaurant on
top of Boitillier was identified' by
Police investigators as an explod-
ing water heater.

The Water heater located in the
basement washroom was totally des-
troyed.


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HAPPY HOUR AT ENGLISH :SE

HOTEL SANS SOUCI AT ST. TR
English-languago Aer.l
The Hotel Sans Souci -takes great held every Sunda
pleasure in announcing their week- Trinity Cathedral:.
ly "HAPPY HOUR" beginning for'a growing cog
Thursday Deceimber 3rd. from 5:30 eludes many Haitig' i
pm to 6:30 p.m. during which hour -and visitors to Hai.
all drinks in the Sans Souci Air The Episcopal Servi
Conditionned Bar or pool terrace Prayer is reid; follow.
bar will be priced at 25 cents. day School for
The Sans Souci hopes it will be cussion for adults.
a very popular feature with all their Holy Conmm uon '
guests, their patrons and friends all the first Sunday of evoi&
over town. The Rev' N. Care
in charge of thegaS
"HAPPY HOUR" at the Sans Sou- congregation. Fr, S.
ci will be very informal: sportshirts, of the Seminary. Th'iRS#
shorts, work clothes will be in ord- ry N. Burrows is &
er so that everybody can get togeth- director for the servi e
er for a few drinks and a relaxing ows, an accomplished
time. harpsichordist, is' in.ii
Come to the Sans Souci "HAPPY English teaching
HOUR" every Thursday afternoon lege St Pierre fd u
between 5:30 pm and 6:30 pm for thedra.
a few drinks and bring in your Thmembechoir is a i
friends! members to assist
Rehersals are lieldd;.v
at 9 AM at the Cathei
terested persons -areti
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0.-t. .getting so that people are
'ta g 't vacations as much to.
h.p. as to play golf, lounge in
-thesun or just relax. And, no
S- wonder when, you consider the
-. savingss to be had.through Free
' Port-Shopping. A couple who
normally miight spend $500 on
Christmas gifts finds they can
b uy the same gifts, in free-port
shops, at savings up to 60% of.
U. S. prices. So, for the $250
or so they save, they enjoy a
wonderful vacation in Haiti.
Perhaps the most famous free-
port shop in the world is La
Belle Creole. located in the
heart .of fascinating Port-au-
Prince, Haiti. Here one can
find a veritable wonderland
full of the world's most de-
sired merchandise, Swiss wat-
c.hes, C;shmeres, Handmade
bags, Gloves, Crystal, China,
Silver, French Perfunies, Ca-
m eras, Liquours and a seem-
ingly endless array of -native
handicraft make La Belle
Creole more a shopping cen-
ter than a ordinary shop. Con-
aider that one can buy the
orld's most famous Swiss
watches "Patek Philippe,
Omega, Ulysse Nardin, Tissot,
S. Nivada, Jaeger Le Coultre,
Borel, Juvenia, Audemars Pi-
guet-at discounts of 50% of
the U. S. advertised prices,
- and it is no wonder that La


'Belle Creole is famous. The
same applies in China, Crystal
,.and the rest every fine brand
is represented. Before buying
an expensive watch it might
l. e well worth your time to
consider a trip to Haiti.

Al Noustas,, President of La
Belle Creole and Haiti's most
vigorous promoter of tourism,
is perhaps another reason for
the surge ,in .popularity of
free-port shopping. His ad-
vertising in support of travel-
-shopping has appeared in most
leading U. S. publications and
.he continues to pursue a po-
licy of cooperating with tra-
-vel agents in their various
promotions to increase tou-.
rism. Among the most popular
innqvations he has- created is
the practice of sending a bot-
tle of free champagne to any
visitor to Haiti who happens
*to be celebrating a wedding
anniversary or to be on a-
honeymoon. >.
his year La. Bellie Creole is
itself celebrating a 10th an-
niversary and Al Noustas has
doubled his efforts to make
the_ world conscious of the
advantages of traveling-to-
shqp. The store will hold a
twp month long sale offering
S even greater discounts on fa-
mous brand merchandise.
Everyday exclusive items will
Ub selected to be sold to visi-
tors at prices that will as,
tound them. No doubt thou-
sands of tourists this year will
come home from vacations in
Haiti, richer, in a way, than
.when they went away.


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I'HAVEN FO OINBT'"
ironment, is an impossibility -

S. solute prnvacy- later wrote to
er,'- "None of the other places
Si .. compare in charm Tnank yo'
,-efy much.

Foreign correspondents repo
Joon the CaribLbean's perpetually
bulent political scene often
the. Oloffson their base. Paul K
edy oi rhe New York- Times
his future wife mere in 1957.
a second home to us ti
tramp;." he says Haiti itself
then selling, and amid spoil
noting and gunfire the army in
I e, a curlew. But guide the Ol
a the customary high spirits pr
*-4 ed. as Lts merry proprietor pre-
A ovoner a series of '-oJ ui'few part
Last summer, when reports ot
4 pending revolution, of bombs ex
ng in the Port-au-Prnce casir
four persons were kiled- an

In a n e urth ,o' .herck ,d below for the mitLIonS t u air-..oeiond. and O .two hae Cuban invaders landinmgon these
Iolme alrd i-r t.:- innsh readers hr ghot l the oil nd to ,at'.tu idtnr.jgh havn e shonrs west coast scared away drove
John KIn-oer, a r'uau"r c.-ntnbothtr -cn the Saturday Eenaing Posts 'there is no push-button ser ce. tourists, the Oloffson regulars,
tioh r the fis uda yE ending Po rt, spent not a available bno souterhr 5snap, no rught club and nous but game, Lngered on nto
to mothe aturda EIoet lng Po, spent aabut one bar Coster chalked up the biggest
wi enter. in,-n -odtl nc lfnigrng bby John KOBLER Yet dectate the-e prlcatons Lhe season busmnes since ne op
on ther rrn -,rchE as 5 ny 'ioer Halin's cockeyed chateau has such' gingernrad palace tihnres. Operat- with the hotel never less than
guest ould h bimrtre charms that eounentional -d slnie Lj'- 0D a naturalized Ame. full, and.on esveral weekends
tourists wouldn't dream or staying t-ian of Franc&R-u'--:,an e.trrct-on lirowing One young couple, who
But a etl r n ,iii.i ins tead ,of there much Io the r tie1 of the named R..g-r C ,,.sr- and his besu- left to spend the last week of
stowing away pr-,ate memorine to owner and his regular guests. ,eous H -nar ta le. Liara, it has n'acainon in a plush.Vy Jamaica
be strfed wtLh a.lew cloeset ,ends. The Grand Hotel OI.ftson. a nine ,ime a r.,%en for aeationers of ort. cable the Casters, H.AT
Robler -o'tr-d the e1 ntmeet-e s-teetn-enhi\ t'o. r..icong. the nnh'scs tr many of ther LOVE OU COMING BACA.
--.. -..n- rrnrinentinr to e theateser, letter and


gather' j r thIn Hohil Oloffson wtilh i
rniliJonrs 'f aturda. E'enin"e Post h
readeri- .tii s r.r *.:-ii'd Fnaen for r
the UiUnhibilpd". ij.run_ I., nearly
rnelne c--''nIT s .iri h-if a -.:-7.en ha
color ;M .4i- -n ith-: ,Jo' ,r-mnper -1It
IBSue A rre3at ,11 Saturday Eteninl 1
Post rean r- in.r p-an '!.?', L. Iin 31U- I
able to Hailli,. buhIt tI, .iunr.bn e i
bigger-tnian-e- er-lourist Sea-Sn an a
few short wi--k-
iM bger C o .ler. OloUia n p .,:,r.,ei..r
most n'L!ri'ttd ul the *"uninhiblied". I
was S n t i s-ta!l rpplt., 'i tin- r .a-
gazine-, nr.d ith Sarurdad, tiening C
Post ras kur th ftr-t tin-., pa-:-n ng
troim nre,'er. 1 -'dr oec,-:,'m the
most re d magcazne In Port.au
Prince

Because e. r., Oloi .s1.n ru-- l
wanus to kePr. a cap:.. Roger's -'up-
ply is ai.,ndiing So because back
isas'es are ai scarce a's nov,t.allsn
to Port au PnLre. the staor- is qud.i-


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Hlaman -'i..eal5 t P-rt-au-PrIn ro---- -. I.....--.--- '---n, ...l
halos scant appeal for toansts wno art Ze Gra' .-)itl h'ol-m--on Set".ral of the Oloffon's more spa todette papair, everying"
ra thee tame'eque lspilendors tin s Csteg, a -.hrt ro.nrd, ,nu" cirials accommodarons Coter ha 'Then you regard it as normd
.ncri me Cr.Tbb,-an abtunds After .ent m',rn a l i rt-ri. wo'o speaks nJmed in honor of famous Acc" p that the country is beiig run t.y
.ur-.r. ,Jlanc:e ire i I, Kl vnd, i maned EngU-h.t ez an There is the Charle Addms the ary, wth a former president
Sit. nr i r. n ir, r. ,rr ,oniner ,reen'heeh \etiG m o- Wne g. after The New Yorker maPn- hi -
,- riTi rre nal a doaen l" rlenng pe k Happie-'l iun.-iL ,n a ehm. ane cartoomiet and (flce James Jonesu "'E eez not di'eng h-atze C01.
ple, ance" proffer the sta.dar am-. ae .1 uninhiobti :ue:.. he dih. Corltge. after the iogorrnebc author oflson"All our accommodation e -
e S PRsin gs) st honabe ao rsCsa tatil.., prdtenrx.mui or b.-.nnrc o Fromn Here to Elernity. Jone, 'aalable -f6r ze-touriste, tell ,:i'ru
'n-inc cluste- tic tripecal ilora, the people with raics atinti term of turned up in 1957 with his bndetr- rea ders sat."- s -
loflo ocsn emboies entry architect- contempt '"Spar't" bt e iss Glonra Mosolino. a specta-
ioral fontasn emboae: evei tha ttona ularly constructed Hollywood bit "Thank you, Monsieur C,:. r. r

rearl Dadoes and crotls tes The. isrir.t I,,inr. t-HurnanO plaer. who was once Mal,.n Mon- Most n. uminan By the ,y r
,he' -,D-piaduo.te iasade iaaco itOund up a -R c.,:,urn, at the roe's stand-in. They were married notice some excavation work -.),
cuipola p anp rie et cnrn -.ion n -ucrn a e,-phoru. -te in the hotel by a 'Ha tan judge, und. on inyour tio. -o"
its mulnpre gaules It ha. a A.Im thr the ibeorgit to rtca m rne iesel. -r the Napoleonic Code, Coster giv. .

nr; r 'i. butr o:riip.a.rafnel m mo tmit Lie hotde safe After Coster ing the bnde away, and stayed five '.Al, yes, ze countee 'ave nety
ae. itdA~.er..-rons iornaraod inem, she white "I hate %eRes air been more. peacefool.. Ze h'er-.
gone into all the urnorins,.ious resi cavationI I am diggeeng fort .'
Fe,. or .s i.r-t:,.i.,:.r r.am vson for my tip-c atnd ae com. The hotel now ranks among the Oloffson ze safest bomb sheltair to*
snhth r, .-nrter rent t'rom fourter, up uitr sornme W-:.i.vorth Freud ", iight ieeing cunosities or Hi. alt. ze Caribbean. Ony z2e h'Ol..ffn
dollars a da. -.,angle occupancy to The actor Miaunce Ea-dns. ho ar. ong willth ire dancing., vooooo wor- ffair ees special service."
thirrt-si, dollars .double. neal.s in. nred dunn,_ the "j L.as n. tel. sb.p and cockfights, so that even -
ciud'- nd l tn summer fi-.m nine -s n ti.anci g m .t ar- and de. cornventional totirsts. who would not As new arrivals to the ODIf.L-.
dolla rs Io nenr,-s. dortir-- t-c mar.d.in; hat, i n-i-t ,:in.,n iil en. dream of staying there. feel impell. debouch from their- tars, Coster
Se_______d in look the place toer at least comes boulding down the entrance.
once "Let's go to the Olofison and stairs in a candy-striped sport hi.rt
see the Bohemians!" -s the rallying beaming like a Billiken. Beside him.
cry. demurely' smiling and -lissome is
S a doe, glies Laura Coster ".Ow
..r E.' aspect of life at the Oli 0 f. are you, my dear triends he.'
son .s pervaded by its owner's pung- chortles, Clinging his arms about
Ent personality and antic tastes art.\ of the.rmn in "the party ritnn-'
They are reflected in t e fventy bhe recognizes from previous -isitt.
r- r ,'4a Disneylandish characters comprising and heartily bussing their '''-- '
i it he staff, headed by Cesar. the be- "Ve 'ave been vaiteeng; for you
4-specelcied, elfin bar nan, standing The man unloading your baggage
not much higher than the top of the m be the assistant headwaiter. a
bar. ho mastered his trade uhaer -ursal rpe,.,who is usually cerc- i'
S. the Litnhed States Marte occupation king to himsel- over orme prtvalt .
duringg tie First World War -They joke, -hen. he is iot furiousl]:, u-'
"24 u"-L4Ls4Ite ,tsj i t Q'. hare rejected in the piquant "cusite, ing-at guests tor lingering oaver'
.', Pbaz.calli French. but with discreet cocktails after dilnzr has been at-..i
.Haitian accents: in the hot-hued na' nounced, "Pliss, core now. plies
,.- o. .tsc Ie art gDlo-ing upon every wall' liss'" hlat most people remeraib-
S, like moiten'lava. one of the cho- e. er lorigest about him is his name,
", et coiectiorn. of Haidtian prirmtives C'est 'Dieu "Thatih God Or ihez'
S o be seen arnbhere today outside 'helping hand may'be'Edmond inl
a museum; in the riotous Monday- .-impeccable-'headwalter, lean & ti
rught entertainmrenr featuring eroihc grim.-visaged as Mephistopheles i!-.
.;. ioxdoo dances. which Coster stages mond seldom speals, or chartgelte.
and emcees. They are reflected expression' 'But thed, as C,,sti3 '
most v'-idly in the innkeeper's points out, he probably has a p 1c.d'
sitancniess conversational flow,. by deal on his mind. He Is one ofi e-
StiJrs c,)rrmicalty rronlic amiably min- enty-three children. Or it inm b.' t
sullne. ldly hyperbolic and jima. the waiter called Jules, whom san?
S gnatively nrinsensical .When so per- guests consider to be the most b.
r .'-ix -c,' ."" .ETLlg-:' forming, hi' favorite pontionas lat gullingnmemiber of the staff. cheti ".
... .. .. 0 on his back on the floor; he sAys because he resambles'Ilaro P rt)

DM AT -r A- toflCAL S C gro,..ftRUS PAm s UP-U R he feels more comfortable that wa.y. Jules, too, is preternaturalt y in9'it
a s T. nte .g.. ...During the political confusion of so much no that a departing 1e'
~' 1956, after president General la- under the impresaton that be uae
gloreC fled for his life, a transient stood no-English, tried to apologtt


-UNDAY, DEC. SW 1959



the fabu1

* ab-'rIeporter- iantdrii ed. Colter in the
Cost--hope of enlightenment .The conm.et
can station -reporter vertical; Coster lho-
u so nzontal- proceeded .as follows.
"Monsieur Coat,.,.i what is .or
impartial view'ot the over-all state
rnng of Haiti today?" -
tur- ".Tell your Teaders zat ze best
make view of 'ajh eez from ze terras- .
Kenn- of ze Gran 'otel. h'Oloffson."_
met "l was thinking of the politics '
-It's rather, than tre sceruc-situation "
pical IVe 'jave no pohitque- 'ere. 'Eter.
was zing .eez peacelool always.. Teu -'
radic tourtste zere are a few rooms l.rl.
mpos. h'atcze h'Olofson.' -
frson "I have read reports of guniri,
ev-ad- in the streets."'
sded Lies, all lies put out .by ze tou. -
ies IstE ommrnssion of Jamaica, Pur-
f L. to Rico an' ze Dominican Repube i
plod. "You mean there's been no shor t.
1o lOg?" .
id of ''art ze h'Oloffson I -do not pr-
outh- mint eer. Eeez'ouse rule "
es.of "But.-aiti is said to be horr,.d
ner- of political ferment:".
fact. '"'O bed, cold bed. Zere art -
off. beds m ze Caribbean itore comnl. -'
ended. able zan h'at ze h'Oloffson "
hal "..About those merchant stnke-,
o'er- when the shops closed down, 'hai
o had harm has that done to the t ,ourt-it's
their economy?"' 'I
res
"I "No 'arm whatevair eel ou say ,
h'a ze hi'Ofoffson. Ve 'ave evenzir'. ,4
sweemmn l n t.oo -e-,- 'I


S i'A D .. ''1959 .' :

SrNDAY, DEC.. 6Ti, 1959 .


FAUE


story about coster the Olollson and haiti
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I -


Am 'tTSm'


in ign la ng'uge for repeatedly be -not 'ear. Nevair mind. ze arm eez erts desk, no message has been municaron according t, a prederer his Algerian w-de The senior Cost- .
,rg late at neals. 'Sir,".said Jules. done Take z -ordaira ze same as transmitted over it --arid none re- mined law her's passengers got more than their
dressingin. hm for the first tame. 'el zey were payeeng. MWat am I ceived- for mo years. Such are hs soon aws ou are sure of the money's worth, forin his native
td in clipped i !ents 'worthy of sayeeng? I n'eel be bankrupt But the vagaries of the repairserire number you wnant nleok f the re- Russia he had been an operatic
an Oaiofd don. "it has been -my nevair mind Ordwar war you oke Indeed, excepting rmese in the gou- -.: er and aseertsni triatok h ppar tenor, and a- he drone he would
pl.asurte to sgre you at any hour-" Don" be shy. 6eetiger ale. orange eminent buildings, no Haitan tale- arts 'his nctdonarng that is. art ,erg an as hBtr nes Govdo. or
Whil e one of Lahge rionparerls pop, .soda watair, anyzeeng ou phone funcions reagularly 'the iasi you hear a sernesoi rhythruatc cbck Eugene.-Onegrn.
rr.xnsiers -your baggage to iour weesh A bra-oy? You -inseest Ce- tme Coster's telephone rang --ca. f you don't hear Lhis si-nal. ban Though his father continually ex-
J,,rietrs. the Ccsters lead you Lp sar, zeren eez a fl% t, zat irro.r sing turn to olaneh from shock and up ard try again alter a .few sc po'ed him to good music. iterature
t,, the terrace, seat you at a table No. nio. miserable. don' t'raw eel That's God to drop a stack io dishers crnds I after ro or t-hr attempts and rt, foster de mued early in
1r,.l order a round of rum. punches n'away. Pour eel back for. ze next -the caller ruined out to be a rep- %ou hearinothirt. ;t merns the ap- I ,et o be a mne cameraman. and
i, S Cesar. This is. the tirtle bar- crtse sip .. "- airman rann-tine to k-n, d the Lrar-- pratuS Ls not p n me Not' the aft- o ber a mspar puneli ichoolr dun. a-
,,,t s masterpiece, and -he t ire- uent was orn Before Coster repair -service nor. he a attended a tin pu imso c trade
quJnt3 called upon to bottle it [or You start on Iour sec.-,nd rum could mister a stltable rept ', the Avo d repeaeed ,egliir twe re. school At snteean he landed, a
,u.L-s to take home The formula punch. You e 'eanse pleasanrnesi bne went dead again, not to nhriee ceier Thisc i 'nlies other calls', lob -h the Pathe studio He ndeder
uil a tall glass. with cracked ire, with some of the Olison in e.J-ars. sn.: T shoulho be borne in mindi and may compron'se" ther ctficlen got to turn the crank o a movie
-f-rnlie with ni~treg; add 3 drops You cool off mto the sky blue poolOt [or ti fulie-t erioyment of the Cur- r of your own apparatus, or of camera, but he became so a move-
Ar.i,-..jtur Bitters, half a oz grena. You av'or your firil m l to tr.e w dt direclory issued b the Se-ce a delicate component i the centre alo ot at hooring pubbeciry sr- ll that-
,ji,e wyrup, 1 uz. Lme juice. and accompaniment of sen-am ent a I des Telegraphe_. Telephones & Ra. srthboard I ou stt i ar til c he he W.as appoint ped liuelr thatdep-
l ind a bailf-ot: Three Star Bar- French ballads from Coster's never- dho-Commurncanonsr. wIcn Coster internirttent signal saler itarl; the a ch dpmnt
rt,r.courut rum, snr garnish with sent hi-n set. You take a long urges his guests to read. The fore- fist o or t ree digtl of the nmh Cemnpulsor reintatr:. serce in-
.rarine slices and a maraschino s.,sta. You drive a rented car word proclaims: her de thd dal Repairs. and the t*rrupted- mhi l. rse I 'e -' he con-
h.:,- r ten dollars a day wtn no, irmt on A Lttomau e telephony enables mod- necessary adjustment will he under te--es. .e mo' lamentable sold-
ar mil a eage- uhnt ouugh thof majestic, jas-ernm man to transmct his vorce at a taken immnedlatel.. Neter fall to jair m ze entire 'Lo o ze Frenchd
C.sar 'aa frequent Uott of some uine-sennted hills. Alter dinner 3,0b distance after mauipoLating b, remn. explain what has happened to your h army Buti I make flatlereng
.X his emr-ployzer's most diverting go-.O LC"oucsrone. a nast night club ote control senerat organs of com. appararus. Peecqtires oi rc hotiaairn an' so
., ad E 'a ze soul of a h'addeeng n the shape ot an Afnea-n hut You o-miicati.irn that hane a precs-)n W n the connersanon rushed e t zet 0h "" No sooner had
,a ne." -Coster maintains. "' Edance the. merengue, the easiest nd deicac o which we are scar- hang up Never leave the instrument ne completed hri rrLrni g in 1939
.:, nes in "ee 'ead w'at everybody Caribbean dance to learn. and the _'cly a'-. It accustoms the public offa the uho. You iVin the nt ik or than miar br,.,k uri Ft qup 1d with
...:- for dreeoks. I show syou. ..Ce hardest to perform with ssle You te- ma.e red v use f an imenti on burning up one of the dhthlca ,-'om. a otbecle and a r ito nler over frtom
-t; ow much ze people in Numbatr goggle at some of Lhe l1O1,ilest o- which -costantan, poets difficJules poenrt ot the central 'sitchbuard the Franco-Prusz.-an ia nt wound
E-l ..n ae?" men on earth the flowers Of to) enirne-ers and wtnch s(caliJSti D.n'tin snrou. itro irw m,-.,thp,ece. up in AJae--Lorraine as a liaison
Thirty dollars and seventy-fve Haiti's light-skimned, s.'le cibe. are irfecirg more a.rd tm,)re Your a a paratus c er .nt iee meenger. On h,' br.t dmy a of duty
0'Z, monsieur," Cesar mumbles Back at the Oloffson toward dawn Huld it about an inch from your he wis ordered to camr a dispatch
brnd the bar. you fall asleep to the gentle blip- The mechanism of the central moutn and speak ver .iofily Ac- .o a banart..n commander twenty .
blip of starlings' wings as the thirs- switchboard should jnction so nuch uite this habit anrd .ou will find nrrles aaway \lhen he got back, he
No more! But zees eez trageek' ty birds s-cm the swimming pool. a wa. that the simuieaneraia dialing that the person at the end hear. .'olap'ed, half dead from exhaus-
Pi, ;eir beel. Cesar. I am ovair- Some of Coster's guests have been of -telephone numbers occasions ni o).)u better, whereas a person ora. tion .4 rnmedcal officer. concluding
chreeng you,' h'of course. but I known not to recover their emoton- otherr damage, congestion nor dis- a meter aay can't hear a .vors tati ne was drunk, let him lie
'e.d ie money, because I 'ave h'ex- al equilibrium uim they got home, order Tee selection oi a number you say there. and by the ouie he recovered
[e-ri-eve v\ ces CesaF, anozzer The Oioffson, lo introduce a cau- tnmoies a certain acti-ity on the As a raconteur Csater draws hri his unit had moaed on For a week
i'...nd tionarD note, ia no place for any.- unsinhber's part.'The latter should tly upon his own pica- oque car- he andered around in circles try-
Richt away, monsieur." body who requires to keep in close realize that the mechanisms of re- eer. ruinch begar m Parts. where ine o find- it. leading on a string
C',:ar. you fool! Why you 'ave touch with the outside world .1- mote control piacEd at his disposal he was born to a culture.losir.-o a duck ne nad liberated ErDin a
L. 'niraer" Make believe you do though a telephone stands on Cost- act upon the mecharusms oi comr ta.:i dnier of Mutio)riie origin 'aid (Continued on page 10)

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S"Haven For Uninhibited" the fabulo'


~
Sl.id. At one point he blundered into
n-..emy territory, but the Cermans
, m ehow failed to notice him. Be-
4-rq..he managed to rejoin his unit
S'he.-was caught in a cross fire, and
although the bullets missed him,
j, le. lWad to be hospitalized for shell
- shock, then discharged from the
,servcie.
When .France tell, Coster bluffed
h- .oaxed and jolijed his- way to Us-
.on, where he set himself up as


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to the offices of the Conde Nast
fashion publications. "In zose days,"
he says, "my h'Engleesh was com-
pletely unperfect. Not like today.
But zey onderstan' French." At noon
Coude Nast hired him as a staff
photographer. At one o'clock he was
able to quench a burning curiosity,
dating from early boy-hood, about
a renowned American institution -
le went to Minsky's burlesque.
When the United States entered


portrait photographer, pending an the war, Coster was draft
portunity. to get to the United assigned to an Army Air
sites. One customer,- the purser publication, or what he ca
.an American merchant' ship, lik- frontline h'at one hundredd
Lhis work so well that he promis- Park Avenue." During the p
. to arrange for an affidavit of years, specializing in feminine
onsorship. A year later Coster ion and beauty, he came
epped ashore at New York, poss- among the country's star fri
ing $47.90, an extra pair of pants photographers. Me might s
da portfolio of portraits. "A cust- popping flash bulbs had n
i. h'inspector look .h'at my peec- smitten him with the force
1.s,'",he recounts. "E shake 'ees thunderbolt. The object was
0.i A trageek moment. I am ter- Cadet, an American-educate
led he -weel make me pay duty. tian. "Faboolus!". Coster sig
It':soodenly (and.here the narrat- calling their first meeting
,s eyes fill with tears qf grateful New York office of the Free
nembrance) he say, 'Wunnerfool! Committee, where she was
'weesh I could buy. zem myself." ed as a secretary. (She had
During his first.three hours in ly been secretary, to Thurgoc
.w York, Coster's cup of joy over- shall, chief counsel of the N
'ed. Scurrying with his portfolio P.). They were married "a
iee miles uptown frdm the pier later, and hJave two sons,
'found his way, at eleven a.m., Jr., now sixteen, and Robe


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again from zero."


ed Hai- At this period, the early '50's, the
ghs, re- -Haitian tourist industry was barely
in the out of its infancy, with fewer than
French 700 hotel rooms the country over.
employ- About operating a resort hotel Cost-
former- er knew beans, but he did know the
od Mar- kind that would appeal to him, one
J.A.A.C. combining fine food, furnishings and
month entertainment typifying authentic
-Roger, native arts ."No spaghetti!'), pnd
rt, ten. an atmosphere congenial to offbeat-
niks. The Grand -Hotel Oloffson, or
what remained of it aftdr years ol
neglect, he learned, could be ac-
quired for $5000. which was all th&
money salvageable from the wreck-
age of Aux Belles Choses.
The gingerbread palace had had
a curious history. In 1885 Tiresias
Sam, who later became president
of Haiti, built it as his private re-
sidence, importing a French' archit-
ect of the Victorian school. When
the marines occupied the island dur-
ing the First World War, they c.on-
I averted it "into. a maternity ,hospital
f6 officers' wives. 4hat is now
the James Jones Cottage served as
a delivery room, an association
which has prompted Coster' to re-
mark, "I sboo'd maybe, call -.eet
From'ere to Maternity." Ii 1936 a
retired ship's captain, named Oloff-
son reopened. the place -as one of
Haiti's first hotels, and it became
a rendezvous of Caribbean seafar-
ers, who were attracted partly by
the great dinner, specially turtle
soup. It passed next to an American
crocodile hunter, Distracted by oth-
er interests, he allowed the hotel to
deteriorate to a degi'ee that wheq
Coster took over it was little more
than a derelict shell,, lacking hot
water, adequate plumbing and bug-
free beds. "Everybody," he says,
"tell me I am cra-zee. Zis ees
true."


(Continued from page 9)
While visiting with his wife her
native land, Coster, entranced by
the natural artistry and gaiety of
the Haitians, decided that was
where he .wanted to live. For a few
years both husband and wife con-
tinued working in the, States, she in
the Haitian Consulate in New York.
Then, in 1948, they rented a villa
in the hills, above Port-au-Prince,
and with Laurda's savings opened a
dress shop, which they called simp-
ly Aux Belles Choses- (Beautiful
Things). They were prospering when
a nervous student driver crashed
into the building, knocking over a
structural support, bringing down
the roof and wrecking $25,000 worth
of belles choses. The settlement,
:which took three lawyers to win,
came to $800. '^So;' "says Coster,
with a nonchalance he did not feel
at the time. "wve start all ovale


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The initial improvements were
perforce modest and gradual, -con-
sisting mainly of hygienic measures
and the installation" of minimal
.comforts. For professional entert-
ainment Coster rejied on a quartet
of street musicians -folk singer,
bongo drummer, guitarist, vaccine
player, (tle vaccine being a kind of
bamboo bassoon which is simultan-
eously -blown and beaten)- who
wandered in unbftlden one night and
reappeared thereafter whenever the
spirit moved them. The Shabby
Four, Coster dubbed them. He had
to fire them finally because of the
drummer's addiction to clairin, a
raw rum of explosive properties,
under the influence of which he
would keep up a frenetic, tattoo
until forcibly parted' from his -in-
strument.
To adorn the public rooms, Coster


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ing emergence an. intediat.i,.
cognition of primitive -Haifat
The collection which Coetez
since, purchased, has a value..
out $25,000. .
Another valuable aud 'EcolE
set, if a troublesome. die
to be the cheff Coster -h.irid
Emmanuel Bernard, a 'a
dusky Haitian, who, thodgln .
ally morose and disgruntle-
ed superbly in diverse- . tropical Escoffier, an imjnpe
part of the Oloffson legend'
confirmed anarchist. All emNt
he considered natural enenm4A
the workers of .the world -mu
timately eradicate. Tossed'
hotel after hotel for tryin'.t
vert the staff, he was stnrv'.in
he- went to work. at tf5Ojf
There, under the humoring't
Costers. he mellowed s01rie
and even manifested a ce~iiah
tion for them.' He persisted.
ever, in reading anarclist
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ioAdihg the .book with-
,with the other he
"tit for'the fussiest
,None of his hear-
ierted.
instance of Luc Em-
iiy1. versatility, there
-')lofson a charming
b'no had retired from
manufacturing busi-
~ o seventy-three to
fog. A tradition-mind-
cd;t_'"observe the am-
Te.wih table wherever
id'itccordingly he in-
Ernianuel in some of
is fellow guests were
5iihare vitb him such
sgefullte fish and
..Thus, for a time, the
-i6he additional dis-
ng'.i the only hotel in
'"hWbine Haitian with


W.Iel displayed other
'apeiared to be able
fie.'.Thls is-an ordeal
iWto the voodoo pri-
utnidrgo. Whether Luc
.dso aspired, Coster
'edbut he frequently
4tnde the white-hot'
ci he cooked 'without
Distress. The chef
.o to pri~phecies, most
1a Of his own fate he


predicted, "I will die lik
the street and be buried l
The, first part came true
a truck ran over Luc E
but not the second. TI
saw to it that he got a q
ial and, weeping, followed
to the grave. They have
placed him with a tiny, ag
woman of signal accon
but few picturesque crol
The Costers' first gue-
1954, did not precisely
spirit of gay abandon
proposed to encourage.
Seventh Day Adventist
"E dreenk nossing str
lee-mon-ahd.." Worse,' he
place, and on his recon
other tectotaling mission;
area began patronizing
bold measures were neec
hotel gain a Teputation
ance and respectability.
Coster had long -been
Charles Addams, whose
synonym for macabre I
,cogiizing in the archite
e'squeries of the Grand I
son the kind of setting ag
Addaxms poses his witcl
and fuman freaks, he
batch of photographA ani
tion to drop in. "I was f
says Addams,' who has
ged to inhabit an autlih
ian monstrosity himself


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after, he arrived with .the second a gullible fellow guest by blandly on your private balcony,. yes?".,.
Mrs Addams, a statuesque and beau- inquiring, "Where can a chap buy at the clap of his hands Cesat, A-ii.
tiful corporation lawyer, spent three opiumx in these parts?"; the Holly- and That's God closed ran
weeks happily delving into the more wood idol, Farley Granger; the po- -ound the- fair, bare one, an~~i
e a dog in gruesome voodoo practices and de- litical pundits. Max Lerner 'of the propelled her back to her room.
ike a dog." parted full of comic inspiration. One Left and Eugene Lyons of the Right; Thenl.there ,was the doctor'_'wi
e -in 1958 result was a cartoon wherein a the Broadway producer, -Alfred de mistakenly fancied himself toti;
mmanuel- plump Haitian housewife sits on the Liagre, Jr.; the fashion photograph- gifted amateui* violinist ald-'.p
he Costers floor of 'her hut surrounded by dolls er,.- Richard Avedon? the.-contract-. tied 'incessantl-y *itbhi" _arisao
proper bur- bristling with pins. As she impales bridge master, Baron Waldemar hie other gtiests. "St'itc.tly s-
d his coffin still another doll, the man of the von Zedtwitz; and a Mr. Ted Pe6k- ti,"-Cdsteri reports. He.
e since re- house protests, "Can't you get al- ham, who formerly operated an es- ed the offender into silence b
ged French- ong with anybody?" cort service for the unattached. ing- through the bi-fl set, wh0i
iplishments Quite a few New York psych9-anal- he reached for' Iisfiddle a
tchets. Addams' enthusiastic accounts of ysts have also patronized the Olqff- ing by F ritz Kreisleir.. '`! t
st,. back in his stay spread through NewYork's son. One of them, in .fact, marriedd There are moments; peci
exude that artistic, literary and theatrical circ- the star of the weekly show, a vol- ward the."end of a. busy .seso
which they les, of which he is a popular memb- uptuous, twenty-year-old Creole sing- when. Coster' feels as t!og '
He was a er, and thence abroad. Presently er. "I just love Freud," she told wud6ild just as sooh'nee'. .
missionary. Coster received a letfer post-marked Costei~, as she left to begin her new gaze up'. another -glowing to.
ongair zan London. It said, "My friend Noel life in Manhattan. ace. It was in such, a moodhIahi
liked the Coward has heard of your hotel. Though jolly Roger's telqrande conceived a scheme for provide
nmendation through mutual friends, and from for the, caprices of his clientele vacationers with all fheallure Ci
aries in the what be tells tme I believe I should knows practically no limits, it some- of the raribl B?'(withoutn .the' iit
it. Clearly, like to spend a fortnight." The writ- times undergoes severe strain. One venieence f. abtuia tra~el-";
ded lest the er was Sir John Gielgud the emin- morning not long ago, for example, it Cbster's .QuicTkFion.b '0
for temper- ent Shakespearean actor, who duly a giddy belle from California chose Vacation .Kits. "Kt !i '.
arrived with. a sizable entourage. to appear on the terrace wearing jplin, "eez for h'&'lane;' i"& "
a fan. of The- suite he. occupied -two bed- only a, bath tbwel, and that wdund for .boat. Ze first c "tain
name is a rooms opening" on a,preposterous around her blond tresses-like a tur- eels.. beeK. iak yoo hia, i V
humor. Re- fretwork gallery that winds halfway ban. "An'.where," asked" the inn- ze secorid 'a'e peels to' m iR-
ctural grot- around the top story- Coster named keeper, more, perturbed than -he .easeek. 'Bdt you.-,tweel h6ot
Hotel Oloff- the Gielgud Suite. -might have been had not a party too long because- bot' keets.
ainst which By the end of his third yqar as of clergymen just checked in, ."do 'ave Darnamine. Next you s.
lhes, ghouls a hotel-keeper Cqster had'played we senk we are goeeig zis morn- iozer'. peel.' h'sobdeil',i'
sent him a host to a weirdly mixed bag of eeng?" Caribbean 'stonich. -li'psle( L.s.
d an invita- celebrities, major and minor; of real "To breakfast, of course," said -Nu ibair Zuee ,eez meeiture
fascinated," and pseudo' sophisticates, .of eccen- she. "Where else?"- pectate tibioteek
always Ion- tries and happy r beach-combers. "H'of coursee, h'of course," 'Ow you' iuepk" '."
tic Victor- They included the British- novelist, sensible in zis-hot weathair. But d i t'Addional -items M. 'iin
. Not long Oraham Greene, who once startled us 'ave ze privilege to '. erve -you Ibtion. that- produces, mjin-ratai
., .*' .J .cession,. exriiciating suntllt.fl&
.. ..... .. igly : peelidg, and .a .inottledg
a chemical that'causes.dSo
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airhail a stcalrd id ft endai es t
S. tic commnents-a- .. tRa"T l
Those m...ge. .
Creole cuties! B..6stdnw-as n
.. Like this!" finally .he i
longiplay,'. .nteredph onic -.reco
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sounds, ..suCA -as bonht 4A
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S 0US. Held Too -low In GRINDING CACAO B
U- -ld To o 0w.Z (Continued ft
." -" ate an& confectionary business some
Aiding- Latns thirty-eight years ago is a brother
jof Lou Schart, President of the Cho-
"- -"Sen. Homer. Capehart (R. Ind.) colate company with offices at
charged Tuesday that the Eisenhow- 240 Central Park South, New York.
-'.er administration has been too slow David also ran a similar enterp-
in dealing with problems in Latin rise for the company in Cuba.
t:,4America' according to a United 5300,000 has gone into building the
Press International dispatch from factory on Avenue Roosevelt a short
''Washington. distance after the Riviera Hotel,
purchasing processing machinery
."Capehart, just back from a tour and providing working capital.
,'oP Haiti, the Dominican Republic, Gabriel Lavaud has been placed
Venezuela and Colombia, gave us at the head of the Company's pur-
&.as an example current tensions bet- chasing office in' Jeremie which is
ween the .U.S. and Panamq. the central port for the shipping of
; T Ina1953,'he told reporters he visit- beans from theGranc Anse cacao
." Latin America and reported on- growing area to Port-au-Prince by
S oblems he found there. motor-boat.
I .. .pointed out then, seven years. Pl
: F eago, he said, "all of the problems aaefor then ent Southwest
and complaints Panama had in its thousand acres on the Southwest
relations with the U.S. These are Senator Capehart peninsula from the Government to
onswith the U.S. These are create a company cooperative plan-
...the problems that are causing the The senator, a member of the Sen- station,
Lp.#:'..prese troublee." .- ate Foreign Relations Committee,
iere have been anti-American also listed these other points which Manager David Schart said the
d onstrations recently along the he sait have lamaged relations bet- small cacao farmers will definitely
S-borders of the Panama Canal Zone. ween the U.S. and Latin America: benefit from the establishing of a
S. Appointment -of too many comim: processing factory he r.e. Through
E C- 'A T ittees and fact-finding boards which the new system whereby the Gov-
Sa.r CENTRE D'ART are slow in g and whose eminent publishes weekly the cacao
Founded 1944 recommendations frequently are not price determined from the current
i..." followed up. world price he is assured of higher
Exclusive agents: Failure to pay attention to minor payment for his crop. The company
SAlix, Amiama, Armand, Bazile, has also agreed to turn back to the
matters, such as grievances in Pan-
olt, Bigaud,. Blanchard, Desro- ama which gave birth to a serious Government for distribution to farm-
',i, Domond, Duffaut, Hyppolite, problem. ers, the cacao bean shell which
:- ers;Domond, Duaut, Hypplite, problem. has a high ferterlizer value for
: qseph, Leontus. Leveque, IAautaud, Failure ,to give Latin American cacao growing
.i.ontas, Normil, Obin, Pierre, St. countries a greater share of U.S. Tanned from a life-time in the,
ce, Stephane, Tanier, Vital, aid funds. tropics, Manager Scharf pointed out
'many others. also ur at Cuba's that Haiti, once a world leading
E.,' quota, of sugar exports t6 the U.S. _________ _
P;,:-'147 -.Rue de la Revolution be reduced to.give the "needy" na-
S'-'' '"! F tions of the Caribbean' a greater INSURANCE MAN IN JAIL
ros Panh American share in the market: Mr Rony Chent, 65, who recently
10,-"town one block toward returned from an eight month
lf block to left He said this would be of particul- health trip abroad to reorganize his
b ar help to Haiti, where "the pover- company here has been in jail for
i.,Open : 'Monday through. ty... is a "disgrace ,o the U.S. and the past two weeks. The reason for
-."- .a- to all the. Latin American count- Mr Chenet's arrest has not been
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FACTORY STARTS TAX OF LUX:
lEANS THIS WEEK... IMPORTS... <"'
rom page 1) (Continued from pagei
Cacao growing country has fallen Court of Accounts to daft ..
sadly behind but he sees no reason and present it to theblegis1
why this country cannot regain its The project called hor, tthe
former position in a few years. He of a fund by a "slight" ta"i
pointed out that the neighboring Do- approximately 50 percent- 6
minican Republic which has the imports which are consider
same climatic conditions has in a ury and semi-luxury items,
comparatively few years climbed to Exempt under this tax a.
the position of the third largest ca- necessities as textiles, wheat,
cao producing country in the world, steel instruments and steel-fti
Most of the Dominican's sixty mil- struction and medicines.- -
lion pounds yearly are processed Regeipts of this tax are t,
locally into chocolate for export. posited at the Ipstitut Hi
He also pointed out that this is Credit Agricole et' Industri4el
the first American Company to be special fund which carinot"
established in Haiti to be sponsored sferred to other-uses. :..
by the ICA (Point Four) since 1952. Another special commisSp
posed of two members of t-i
SS tute vf Agricultural .Credit.'I
HAITI SUN MEMBER OF INTER- members of the National ..,
AMERICAN PRESS ASSN. Haiti, one member of the B
The Haiti Sun was accepted to Agricultural Credit recently
membership in the Inter-American nized at Damien by ICAtwo
Press Association t the Annual gates of the Chamber of Co.ni
meeting irn San Francisco last and two from the Departo m
month. Finance and Commerce w
At this meeting U.S. Secretary of not have the right to. vote-'bul
State Christian Herter commended have the right to veto.. i
the Inter-American Press Assbcia- Thhe commission is made uDt
tion for their record of success in 13y of men experienced in ecd
making effective the aspiration of matters who, with the a"sis
the peoples of this hemisphere to of special legal provisions"
have free access to information cal- large detailed set of reqw|
ling it a remarkable one. for loan applicants are -expe
"I commend you heartily on this allow only projects of a wtI
success" Herter said. "Much, of ned nature to benefit from t
course, remains to be done in mak- program. '
ing universal the enjoyment of this '
right to. freedom of information, but -
the accomplishments of your assoc- FOR IMMEDI])TB
nation in this field and the continued CASH SALE: 195.86S
vigilance which it employs demon- CONVERTIBLE ,
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~t.est Indies are be-
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CHANGE IN PAA SCHEDULE
As of December 10 the direct
flight to Ne wYork %ill be reduc-
ed to a single Sunday flight dep-
arting from Bowen Field at 9:30
a.m.
New Y or k bound passengers
may still travel through San
Juan on daily flight 431 departing
at 3:30 p.m and connect with a
jet flight leaving at 9:30 p.m.
arriving in New York at 11:59.
Travel to New York is also
possible by taking flight 431 t6
Ciudad Trujillo and the 8:30 p.m
Jet flight to New York.
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set up to connect Miami with-Mont-
ego Bay, Jamaica, where the Car-
ibbean waters run gin-clear, and
with Ciudad Trujillo. The jet time
between Miami and Montego is only
1 hour 25 minutes, and between
Montego Bay and Ciudad Trujillo,
1 hour 10 minutes.
Additional Caribbean resorts also
will be getting Pan Am jet service
in the coming months, depending
on the delivery of the new airliners
and the availability of airports for
jet operations.
The swift new jet service to the
West Indies will increase travel to
the area 20 per cent in the next


fve family washes for mother. year, piedicts Wilbur L. Morrison,
-Since last July, P"n Am's jet
Clippers have brought Buenos Aires
and New York within about 12 fly- PANAMA LINE
ing hours of each other break- PANMA CANAL CO.
fast in Buenos Aires, lunch in Ca- The SS "Ancon" of the Panama
racas, Venezuela, and dinner in Steamship Line will arrive from New
New York. York at 7:00 A.M., December 8th,
Pan American's winter jet sched- 1959. On board are a total of 108
rules call for daily flights to Puerto passengers of which the following
Rico from both New York and Mi- 27 will disembark at Port-au-Prince;
ami. Flying time from New' York Mr FelLx Anglade, Mrs Virginie
or Mianmi is just a little more than Balan, Dr & Ws Macy H. Battalinm,
half the flight time of conventional vliss Renee Bayas, Mrs Sergina
piston-engine planes. Beaubrun, Dr Henri J. D. (olin,
Six weekly jet Clipper flights are Mrs Helene.D. Coicou, Miss Lise
slated initially between New York Denis, Miss Urselina Etienne, Mr
and Nassau -2 hours and 40 min- & Mrs Albert Fisher, Mrs C. Four-
utes apart- and the' numberK pro- cand, Mrs Panine Gilles, The. Rev.
bably will be increased later on to Origene Grenier, Mir Raynal Henry,
meet peak season demands. Mr Georges A. Knowles, Mrs Clau-
Four weekly jet flights are on dia Mazarin, Mrs Diana Noailles,
tap by Pan Am between New York Mrs Paulena Paul & Grandson Ed-
and Ciudad Trujillo, Dominican Re. win Duboulay (18 months), Mrs Ida
public. The Boeing 707's will cover Pierre, Mrs Jeanne Prezeau, Miss
the 1,630 miles in 3 hours 15 min- Francesca Prudent, Miss Gerda Sa-
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"Generally favorable currency
ecutive vice president in charge exchange rates, free ports .ibor :
Pan Am's Latin American Di- shopping bargains and an enviable'.-fi
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IS. e The Tourist Induqtry breathed a sigh of relief when it was- discovered
Tuesday that the water-heater at the Le Perchoir had -exploded and not
4-. a -machine Infernale... Mrs Helen Williams is returning to Haiti
',c. for. the Winter... Dr Paul Perlgord passed away .last month in New York
M..o.Morris Rosenberg of Associated Press during his brief sejourn here.
Saflter two weeks in the Dominican Republic had a chance to practice
.his' French, Spanish and Yougoslav... Mrs Horace Aston was delighted-
'-with his knowledge of her language.. Mr Rosenberg recently revisiteqd
.: Yigosiav after touring Russia with U.S. Govdrnors... Future and Pierre
': D'Adesky have added.a large sea-going launch to their Kyona enterprise.
S'..Chbristened Future II[ the craft will be Used to take fishing. parties to
S'.anis' off La Gonave... Jim and Connie Nelson (US Vice Consul) gave
:an entertaining cocktail party at their Petionville home Wednesday for
:-, the. departing Iyle Barnes... Taxes on liquor do not include the potent
'fc alt n excellent white irum... The hiking of gasoline to forty-five cents
4 : gallon is expected to kill the ten cdnt taxi fare... The new-American
.. embassy is coming along per -schedule and a mid-January .opening has
w.m.eer. mentioned... Cabane Choucoane after a 3-months close-down for al-
terations is back on the entertainment field....
SJack G. Puder of J. D. Marshall International of Chicago was in town
on a selling trip.. Mr Yoangblood who came to town recently was iden-
tified by .a Matin as a specialist in milkihg honey from South American
... oiitical turmoil. Yoi name it. he'll do it... Martin Routh FAO Marine
a.... ery expert is sadly leaving Haiti after four years of devoted endeavor.
;-ile spent his last week fishing off Mole St. Nicolas. Mr and Mrs Routh
i "A e due to leave this coming week,,, Iylost popular movie in town is
.alencia most talked of is "Les Amants" fn film centre la morale...
SPaul Wesner returned Stateside Thesday after checking on the T & T
ovations of his Riviera Hotel... Jerry Cantave of the Immigration-
service made a short visit to San Juan this'week... Francis Huxley who
'. 'w as here studying normality and adnormality in the peasantry is the
<..w' "ho rof the writer-philoSopher-biologist and former- head of -Unesco Julian
'uxiley and nephew of Aldous Huxley the famous novelist and grandson
"-'a Thomaf Henry Huxley the greatest of them all a scientist .of man
'f "evolutionst.:. The chevalierss d'industrie" Thursday night broke into
ii": ,.. '.
fr:.:2 epigas offices on lower Rue Pivee and collected $2,000... a goodlooker,
i"' s. Jean Gilleiple.office manager and sales rep. of Ask Mr Foster Trav-
'. Service in Ersco was here at the'Montana enroute to Barabadoes.
Montreal born Miss Gillesple thought Haiti tops in the Caribbean... Mrs
Estelle Anderson associate editor of the Boot and 'Shoe Record a trade
"%.-publicatio~h passenger abroad the SS Kungsholm was shown the town by
Boot tycoon and Mrs Jules Tomar (City Shoes).. The Tomars are recov-
-jering from their second visit by a group of houdini trained robbers. After
Iir.urming through the iron grillwork the robbers fed the cat in the kitch-
i, e`stipped the ice-box and bathroom showing a distinct preference in
-. wines they considerately left a single towel for the bathroom. The Tomar's
S.GrosMorne villa hads a Sing-Sing look this week... Haitian Army doctors
-. Captains. Elliot Duchemin and Ange-Marie Gousse are home from a three
-. months refresher course at U.S. Naval School and National .Naval Medical
t :,- Center Besthesda Maryland...

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The .inauguration Monday morning of the Cancer Center opened the
S "Cancer Week" drive for funds by the league Against Cancer. Called "Ci-
nlque des Tuneours", the center is 'built on the grounds of Hospital Saint
S F'rancols de Sales and has an independent entrance on Rue Chareron.
In this new center cancer victims will be treated with radiation therapy.
: rior to the opening of the center no treatment was available to the
S. average patient.


"LES AMANTS" -
PACKS THEM IN
AT CAPITOL

Newspapers were "properly", hor-
rified this week for the sake of
their public's morals, welfare offic-
ers screened "only adults" and saw
the movie free, a score of juveniles
mostly sixteen year old students
were turned away nightly as "Les
Amants" played to a capacity au-
diences. at le Capitol theater.
Le Capitol management to show
they were only concerned with the
diffusion of art and culture handed
out notices to the audience of De-
cember 5 recital by Christiane Van
Acker and Michel Podolski of the
chansons de Luth.
The 'movie "The Lovers" brought
forth numerous comments even
while the film was in progress. One
mone-goer' described the film as
clearly illustrating the difference
between a "deux chevaux and a
Juagar".
A less censored version of the
filn is being currently sfiown in
Havana a tourist who attended a
showing here informed.


Raoul Guillaume putting
Emile Roumer's Poetry
To Music

Haitian composer Raoul Guillau-
.me is putting four creole poems of
Emile Rourier into music. The com-
poser of the 1953 hits "MiNhaele"
and "La Noel de L'Orpheline" said
this week that he hopes to revive
the real Haitian rhythm known to
"our grandparents". Three of Mr
Roumer's poems will be put to mer-
ingue one into a creole waltz.


Newspapers Laud
Desquiron Chicken recipes

Haiti's largest chicken farm in-
novated a new public service this
past week with the free distribution
of recipes on ways to prepare chick-
en dishes.
Each 'eek "Poulet Haitien", S.
A. supplies to the leading grocerers
and super-markets hundreds of co-
pies of recipe on how to prepare
their now famous rand; "Poulet
Desquiron". The first recipe was a
chicken curry with coconut; the sec-
ond a chicken-bread. The french
recipes are now to be followed up
by creole and english. The chicken
raisers explain .they' intend to publ-
ish all the Haitian chicken recipes.


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tassy a i'e .back from her week
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iie- and Dick Egan formerly with
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idme f-r the time "being in Haiti.

2:'Visitors -to the Citadel this past
-eek were Mr-and Mrs F. Bonamie
of :.Upper ew, York. They rested
nipa-. the-.'Sans Souci.
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t _eit four-,childr6n are back. from
t'sitjg Ndw Orleans. 'r -

.' Ci cy editor of the Cleverland
'13ess and- Mrs Clifford spent four
4ays here this week at the Monta-
Sa. Mr Clifford was a busman's-
lhid'ly 'looking over tourist facilit-
n': in the Caribbean especially
H-jti.' A Scripps Howard paper the


Press is Ohio's largest with a cir-
culation of 315,000.

The Edinond Shaws are up from
thf Panama Canal visiting with Mr
and Mrs Forrest Abdul of the U.S.
Embassy. Mr Shaw is civil person-
e officer with the Carib Air Com-
mand.

Lucienne Deschamps flew to Mi-
ami. -for a holiday Wednesday. (
Edouard annrd TLouise Est6ve wonn


choir Tuesday night. Mlr Ledn, H. /pW
Depas acting manager, Robert D.
Duvivier, J. H. Goraedts, Jacques .
McGuffie, William Theard, F. J.
Villefranche local Shell executive
and their wives were the hosts.
***


Mr W. L. Kaestner of Esso was
over from Havana this week.

..Boris Frank director of Caribbean
Operations for the Bartell Radio
and Television net-work welcomed
his wife Delores to Haiti this week
for her first post-hoqneymoon vaca-
tion. Their htree children are at
home with dutch in Curacab.

Mr and Mrs Claude Paquin are
delighted that their second child is
a boy. He will be christened Raph-
ael.

Mr and 'Mrs Jean Fouchiard are
celebrating their silver wedding an-
niversary at the family Villa Belle-
vue La' Mbntagne.
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to New York this past' week. Selden Rodman is coming to Haiti
Alphonse Racine left for New December 12th for a 'three week
York Tuesday. look after an absence of three years.
He is exploring the' possibilities of
Pepsi Cola' VIP W.T. 'Dunckel was revising "Haiti: The Black Repub-
over from San Juan stopping at the lie".
Sans Souci looking over the local
soft drink market. Nicole Verdleu is home from five
and a half years pf study in North
"Carlos Angalini first Secretary of America with a master of science
the. Italian Embassy is back from degree and honorable mention from
a three month home leave. thp Henry Ford- Hospital in Detroit
Mr A. A. Muir regional director Michigan. Miss Verdieu daughter of
of Shell Latin America in the Lon- Me and Mrs Thomas Veidieu a me-
don office was entertained along dical technologist is a member of
with J. G. Gubbins, Shell's Carib- the American Society of clinical pa-
boan director over from the Kings- thologist. .


ton office by the 'Etat- major" of
Shell in Haiti at dinner at Le Per-


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Marie-Therese Lochard of SID left
for 'Jamaica this week to spdnd a
year studying secretarial work.

Swissa rtist Vivianne de Buren ip
Haiti for the past year will open.
a showing of sculpture and painting
a tthe Galerie "Arts el Couture"
Olga Boutique at the entrance to
Petionville tomorrow with a 5:30
pm vernissage: The opening is und-
er the patronage of Mr Gustave
Gilg, Consul General pf Switzerland
in Haiti. The show will hang until
December 19th.

"Le Nouvelliste" director-adminis-
trator 'and Mrs Max Chauvet re-
turned from fortnight visit to New
York Saturday.

Senator% Victor Nevers Constant,
Ambassador-elect 'to Tokio, is re-
ceiving the Japanese trade mission
to lunch at Le Perchoir Tuesday.
-* *
Lt. and Mrs Jean Beauboenf wel-
comed a seven and a half pound
son-in-heir Nevember 27. They have
named him Jean-Richard.
GOVT. CONTRIBUTING .$300,000
TO FIGHT MALARIA 9
Friday afternoon Finance Minist-
er Andre Theard placed .before the
lower house a project of. law to all-
ocate $300,000 as the Government's
contribution in the campaign to er-
adicate malaria.
$750,000 are to be placed at the
disposition of the Haitian Govern-
ment to make this campaign and
the ICA and other United States
agencies have accepted the Haitian
proposition of contributing the coun-
ter ,art amounting to $300,000 the
Minister explained to the congress-
men.

Leo Garvey who replace Kyle
Barnes as administrative officer at
the American Embissy arrived
frqm Washington Wednesday after-
noon. Mr Garvey. whose last post
was Tokio will be followed soon by
his wife and three children.


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Potato Thief Beaten
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Now Jailed
A thief with a long record of con-
victions for theft was caught steal-
ing potatoes at Godet in the mount-
ains near Kenscoff this past week
by the rural policeman and his de-
puty.
The thief reportedly su.scrumbed
when the deputy lawman activated
his cocomacaque. The deputy is now
being held for man-slaughter.


PRESIDENT RECEIVES
AUXILIARY ARCHBISHOP
MGR REMY AUGUSTIN
President Dr Francois Duvalier
received in a special audience at
the National Palace last Friday,
Haitian-born Auxiliary Archbishop
of Port-au-Prince IVonsigneur Remy
Augustin who recently returned
from a special congress in Colom-
bia.
Several days prior to the meeting
with President Duvalier Monsigneur
Augustin had a three -hour confer-
ence with Information Minister Paul
Blanchet.

Haitians In New York
(Continued from page 1)
Gousse, arrested yesterday is a
West Side hotel, reportedly told po-
lice that he strangled Mrs Germaine
Polynice, '34, during an argument
in the apartment at 1234 Elder Ave.,
Bronx. The blaze was discovered
at 4 A.M. Friday when a pet dog
awakened Mrs Polynice's sons, Ser-
ge, 12 and Rudolph, 11.
Mrs Polynice, whose estranged
husband is in Haiti, police said, was
found dead, apparently of burns. An
autopsy showed she had been stran-
gled, however.


CHANGE IN
VENEZUELAN
EMBASSY HERE
Dr Luis Barrios Cruz,, chief of
the Information Service of the Ve-
nezuelan Foreign Office is to be
designated as Ambassador to Haiti,
replacing Poet Vicente Gerbasi, ac-
cording to information published in
Caracas by the newspaper "El Pre-
gon".
The ,Venezuelan Embassy here is
presently under Captain Euclides
Russian Smitter who replaced char-
ge d'Affair Dr Oscar Rodriguez Mo-
randi who returned to Caracas Mon-
day. The French Press Agency com-
menting on Mr Morandi's return to
Venezuela stated according to a
non-confirmed rumor he had- been
given eight days by the Haitian
Government to quit Haiti.


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monopoly to be in homes for the
December 13th opening. The Com-
pany is. placing several sets at vant-
age points around the city for Ue
general public. Tele-Haiti made
their advertising rates available
this week and began selling Televi-
sion time.

LAHENS PROTESTS
(Continued from page 1)
hold the prestige of the- flag of hon-
or, if senator Bonhomme was of
the Chamber of Deputies, we would
tell him "adieu monsieur le Sena-
teur". We consider the gesture of
the congressman as a degradation
to the.country abroad" said the De-
puty Lahens calling for the Foreign
Affairs Department to recall Bon-
homme because he has stated he
is on a special mission invested
with extraordinary powers and he
pretends he ,speaks in the name of
-the entire congress.
Senator Bonnhomme's Chicago de-
clarations caTried by the United
Press' International and published
here alsb stated that Haiti was read-
y to give the United States a base
in the event Cuba should ouster
the U.S. from Guantanamo Bay.
(See Bonbomme's declarations on
page 6.)

Machine Infernale....
(Continued from page 1)
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by several staff doctors operated
to save the welfare worker's life.
Mrs Labissiere was reported out of
danger Saturday and expected to
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