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D y'RI~3vLVlri CPYRGM~an ' ? ~ - V~waa""..u Jww.,aw,~ ..,r Y?vw...Y ' ton the SenaW boor, evoked new ' 'r cue y ~a ~~ ~ C I] ~ C d U~' %acCUSationa that format Presi? ~ natnrtl. _ He. wss killed by _ __,_.._ r1,:.~.... si..a- s.. finer gip. Hiestalsd .:o,~; ~'4~,. ~w~..~ a -.~ -------- -?--~- -- ---_.. 1aRLfit6 of t$tl ~Galnmyniat con-~ taplracq" froati'-. the society'e',chset+of>tItH~Crsttral L>;tellldtuca By Don lrvdei :.. -fnundet-leader Robert H W.~ ~A~eney.t~1 d be reII1QVEd auj Wplcit fr. %y#'. Welctli: i setired4ia 1[7eesnecnefit EeeL er wf4t eta Two California ? Rep~sican -~'~ _.'-....__ ~~?~ ~'~~~ ""~- taoturer, `tdi-ted with'The Ae-{'!peachment,of Chef Juetloe Ealfl Conlareasaun viQOrtuCy fifer:d- jg~~Q greafthls C~idNn~` lifter' 'W~t'ben q~n~ the ialt-e dr~nund. ed today. ttielr tnembt~ilp in a d~q;ot"'utlavallabifity" to 1~"'~ . ~~ `disagreements. Rep. :he John Birch eocle~; gACi p~'t'r? :. ~ "~~`l:iestaad,paid, thaw that the eo- ureeQ a ConarcaatonC irigt.ity Re stbhi? calle4s rie'aYf,~y;;eiety ls?a rrdup o1 "rugged ladi- to refuEe ,"smears" about. the t ~, nGpr ootlf~artx tbie~ vidttalirtr" . riot i{ubieCt +to arch-c+~nsenvative group. `t~Q' !rid the sgclCty'Sa "thdnght 4batrol by same d1~- The aoaiety'a open. ;JQott? ~ ati tfgM fndivtdtt4l* tor:' K'hey ~e tao beetrlrtg,,hq gresaioual advocates were ir~et:.dediea ~ patrtbtiam ands te3d, ~otr ?itr'?F~;y' +~uoti, dE~~ l7a, 11ghCtgalnat= whlph ? dtiktep as volutttarf b:dyar W. Hieataad? and ~ ~ ." ~deaied'that itti~, action ~gombat r11 mAdfemtR . H. Rousaelot, both repreacats- ~ ?,es''t~ .' ,dp aeo-plat. ~ tioaa of cdmtriualam, and tc,la- ures of sections of ? sprgwiing ' ? .~w,;;;,,,h~,,,,, *t,,~?b,,,, form the' astloa of .theta. Ike trey know of outer Congres- "'" ""' - `?" `,`"' -'""" "less sovemment, individ five?term.Congreasman, who ra- ttAhts atul s better?woa'Id." ~ional members of the'Cnr-trn_ .,.r.. __ _ _.._...__.___ ,.__.._,; ww aa,cs V# uic wsc cwa,r,'wv...rwa .w ~ - -- society urged investisa,tiort? of ciety's?"hopse chapter,'' onndeda? ~"'" ~~ .. ~' bi! "'pt'0- ,,. ;,; ... _,.,_ _ .__ tde?,:vadhx ? M'r.? Wei~.~, Cd~. . j:~-iduais and ~Iropoaala whlcls ``wh~Rep,.Hiattwnd Called "~1te}} ii"~sl~? . rgelet~r. i he society links with Cc3tI1=1111 ` ~ t ~~ ` ~ 71q .e t atw,a~-~~ra4.t....~ oslrn.Me,.l,: ? ;p:, . replied ~E r ?:csm. nut thew was no rltOh ~.r ~Itd''tielded batgved' '~.~. rquiry on th medi>:4e hb~'1- ftep. Francis 1C. Waiter. ~:, a., chairman of the " Hti-vse Jn-American Act1y1t1et~ Cb~t- ni:tee, questiohed his soup"s ,u?icdiction on the grtiutid they c~alplaints against the. sbeiety ical with alleged ltbeis agaix~St individuals, lncludirig former. President Eisenhower, and not with moves a?atnat the anvarA: tie n. Thomas J. Dodd, D.; on::., protn}sed ,to, ask-for an avcstisation at the next meet , ng of the Senate Internal Se- ~c is a member. The- eubcom-~' Taaca ~ O Eastland, D., Mlas., eclined comment on the prn- nsal. ('omplaints Sent I'n Ac the Justice Department.. here was said to bs "concern" bout the number' of letter!. verasing upward of fifty daik~, cmplaining about the societ~~'a olitical actlvltf~s and attacks Y some John BlrcherS against ndividuals w12o disagree'witli he society's ~ proach. The? department's Ynternal ecurit?,v Division suss said to be eviewins; the slt;uatton, .but here we: e no signs o[ a formal .:vestig:~tion reportedly be-, suss there ace no complaints f 5t_ytU LOI'}' V101at1Ot15 that ?auld s~1ve the d~ uartment uri:.dictiorf. Charged ,? ith pro- ,~rr,aumented with f^ep0tta fay talE .~. S. Y.r the Jwsttc8 Depwttshen4.? .'the . Un- . Americ~tt ~1crtlNtier Comuasittee ? sad the 8eaate internal8eour- iti' 4ubdommttte>e. ~ Rtp, Rodree'ioti deform 'the , ~ ?? :~ `~. 'w `dlrebtbt[ : at ~? -.~~s. $d Laid ? been direoted ~1!t~etAl 'aid to educ~- ttttt[tu'ual 1~1 ~~~tandarda t. sitars gat inrar= ~ . ` , ?N. A:; M." Censured Soofety' The National Asrooiatioa' of '' Mantill'eaturera direloaed ycster- . i; der !h? New ?Yorlc`it hhd h1 el= feat: oe~dred 'the Sohn Birch fiodiety ih a board rbaolutiot3 adoptry! :..last !'epttmber. 'Ghir'ielt R, '8llgh 3r., execu- it[te vloe-president +of the "~ N.` 11. ]4i,. safd the three former N~ A. M: ~resldents listed as r nltmber;? of the conacll of the } ettntroverailil aoolety partici- pl-ted in ? dritwing up the rcaoiu ' which w~a passed uriani= ?' mously.. ? . - ' Zfie resolution did not 'men= ; ~ tStitt -the raciest or its founder ; s and leader, -Roberti Weigh, by ;. '~ al-me,?But Mr..Bitgh said it was ~, passed after dieclorure that Mr.' "'V9setoh -had called (;E.en. EieeA- bow~ `~~ dQAII ~~ ~~~1~ . . ~9 i`?~aiia~~ APB 1 il~~~ u'asorru;~wawti-uv w-u~u Bede k.'~a6aey~;''titat he` had rpbi~' Eby teiiephelte ~ ~t witli~ "ths+ itiuridar.") ;:' Rer;:? 3310statnl chi~it'I~iti?ed ldtet~_..:~+~' hgent of the ComdauNs~ con- w cn ,as.-: gerCrittea lat. "a pcpirgcY:', ,~'he quote .ia''takea ~ ~ ~ .WhrA'tepo! but of ?Lont.~xt irotn as article hadait _~!en'n~l. the ~'eara a*o ^Rep. 81b$t81td ~e1tx,~~hO~' .' ~y ' 3sad doe~riit invoivo the wpcler s Nat a i3e~ceet' ` ` "prlnclpll3" " benylnR that )pd;y~~tq _ .. ~ r''-"..'t"~" .,`'"- Trolls. aren't son~ty dilt't . altrea ~ ? the t2ublia $OCa ttattmetti I ~'o ifuther gtieetibna, ~a?'~~'a nttlth6 ~ i!e . , ed he?saidl Iie can't a?ree witty ' iteribeatttlon" ? iflttaN'< > Wclch,,tbi4t Ai~er1 .W: ,.11itDea, i+ouIdn't take becattae m9~at ...-- ,,,,~ ~ .thetrL, are "little. people." ~~.- He~tuid ~ queatloner lie "no knowled$e?' of charge:?tha Calitorttia iiutite of thi , mad asked rtudnntr to repo on .activities of teacher. ? $ ~ conceded potrie queati hp,d tlben sent out 'that 'lasteo#tsl quostioati:' but iai Reminded that ? J. Sdg Hrwver, dkectgr of. th6 `F, her. ? warned agahtst i9rC comtnunfam ~.: w,1,t,~ _.. "?vigtfan xtOC18Ly LS . a0yerea lity?' detinltion. . `MLtht be Othc[s' Asked t6 name other ~!@n'trSi~tieli:~4 h~ ,.;slot, Y>ut indicated that there +u11~11C be Ftthnrn. ' CPY'RG1-~T