Kaiser Scores Another

Shipbuilder Henry J. Kaiser outdid himself last week. He came up with two winners, adding a dazzling burnish to the Kaiser legend which delights so many U.S. (and foreign) citizens, baffles and annoys so many experts and businessmen.

> In placid Puget Sound, the U.S.S. Casablanca, first of the 50 new small Kaiser aircraft carriers, triumphantly sped through its trial runs, just 236 days after the keel was laid.

> In San Francisco, a thousand miles away, a scandal-sniffing House subcommittee nosed into Kaiser's Richmond No. 3 yard and had its muckraking charges...

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