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Bridgeport Telegram, The (Newspaper) - September 5, 1955, Bridgeport, Connecticut Weather Forecast TODAT VOL NO 212 MONDAY 5 Morning Newspaper HOLIDAY TRAFFIC TOLL HEADS FOR Worst Labor Day Say Safety Experts OVERALL 315 Victory SnUe After Transcontinental Flight Heaviest Traffic to Come Flea for Caution Is Made Traffic deaths took a sudden upward Sunday and experts said tola looks like the wont Labor Day in lory Last night an Associated Preas allowed had been killed in auto accidents 21 had drowned 42 had died hi accidents for an overall death ton of 315 At eastern standard time death tall was 179 The California petrol reported that tranV toll daring the first of the holiday at ft compared with 10 during the same period Toll Feared I indications pointed to -a record number of deaths and re- cent figures are even more said Ned H Dearborn ideal of the National Safety ciL This looks bke the tibot Day weekend in Dearborn the than 39 per cent the number reported In a- r period Boring the Day weekend and more tham 25 per higher than at the corresponding time over the July 4th weekend both three-day holidays And more born via that past Labor Day that New Strip Cease-Fire Is Quickly Broken by Clash f EGYPT CONFIRMS RUSSIA HAS MADE AN OFFER ON ARMS None Received So Far ever Asserts Deputy Premier Goes Berserk Kills Girl HITS STAND Says European Nations Fulfilling Promises on Cat III and from jat fighter landed at win Kandia trappy M a CALCUTTA j Deput Sept Minister Gamal Goal Topped Speedy and Generous Response Halted No Record Set in California to Pennsylvania Flight in WASHINGTON The Red Croas today It had 10 heavier at the close of the at the cooperation of can this short of an high will t local time Friday to mid- night Monday ton for a Day was Ml The record number of traffic deaths was In toe Christmas holiday period In The ton then was The Associated in a rey fcr a three-day Aug this counted 369 traffic the grimmest traffic yesterday near the north Indiana town Fulton car laden with seven aons out for a struck a Eight Col Carlos ZIU won the vaBla Bendix with a speed average an waa arer the top tat appeal are Croat the pennant tace of victories ISRAELIS FORCE DOWN U S TRANSPORT PLANE Sept An Israeli fighter plane fired a machine yan ahead of a V S transport plane today and ordered ft to at for The plane teas of a U- SL military sion from Cairo to Ankara by way Beirut After in the ence of U S and Israeli officials the 12 officers and men were ed to proceed Gene Hurray Fatten lingen Texas plane er the machine gun burst the lifeboat of us ed: There mnst have tome miscalculation on Mine one's An Israeli foreign office official tier airport said the U S- plane failed to heed radio from Israeli planes io land at Lydda and the burst waa fired for that reason OFFICIAL WEATHER m- r S AND Fair and today SS Sama nif ht: law In tna Ma and Moderate ta winds ta and NEW tame aa far relief campaign two after hurricane over northeastern The feed its re- ted dead and Another rt loss Wins Race f iJS 610 mpL Salem of Egypt confirmed day that has made an arms j offer to j Salem who arrived her today I from Ranzoon on a good 1 oL India told reporters j European countries are nor going to fulfill and for the supply of arms Egypt nli to cept Russian Egypt has not received anv arms so far he ed Mediation flair Salem categorically rejected a mediation to the dispute Israel we are not accepting any mediation Whea a reporter mentioned Relates Gwt tO Dulles security offer the frontiers of Egypt he personally not mt state If Israel does exist it Is a be declared EGYPTIANS CLAIM ISRAEL PROVOKES MCE OF FIRE Incident Comes After Both Sides Accept Renewed UN Truce PACT PROVISIONAL Factions Say They Will Retaliate If Attacked Johanna left was fatally in Palls by 15 said he went tried ta shoot and on leaving 1 neighbor TOOTH IN Secretary's f r man's Kidnaping Iowa Sept the the flood and an SOW Bed Cross President Ellswarth Banker the end of the for loads ha aaU the most responses frain people Bunker the In haad or pledged ta meet adequately 3 POLIO CASES ADMITTED TO SUNDAY Three new cases of polio were admitted to Englewood to total for this year Amony them Mary IS of 63 Shea terrace Stratford and David son of Laura supervisor and are in ly new polio admitted to d- week from Aof 28 to Se There were no new over the weekend at Bridgeport over the Tlie defeated the Washington are a half and Mike Trith the but it took relief by games to atop the his 14th win t needed some help in last two innings from only Red Sox remained r off the pace by Baumann hurler fits second game against one loss gave Tom pitching six innings the the defeated the Pirates M on junior homer ht the pennant reduced to despite the thai tlie Braves defeated the Force Base to Ohio In fl houra 1 minute SB Jor a new Bendli record of miles honr Another from March a 33 apeed average an was the third pilots to from the nU base shortly after lant that HassU to sell arms to tie Arab nations Be said any such effect late Russia's Geneva conference pledge to help ease International tensions Dulles declined Arab countries but diplomatic officials they un- Egypt was the principal recipient of the offer Soviet were reported to have heavy artillery some he doesn't knew why h went claimed the life of a curious woman was Returned to Sioux Falls today to chars inf him and ing Extradition Ronnie 16 Sioux Tails taxt driver waived ex- tradition to South Dakota at a in Hampton Iowa today before District Harvey The issued in Sioux Falls accuse of the fatal yesterday of Stiffs Johanna 22 Sioux Falls tary and abduction of Myrtle Raabe 49 who drive him to have yet arrived in tne I Emmetsburg Towa All league teams play iday AMERICAN Xew York Cleveland 9 Chicago Boston f Detroit ITT 1 New Tork 7 Philadelphia 4 Brooklyn Pittsburgh 5 Two of the planes outs at Air Force Base Wichita Kan and withdrew the tint to cross the Ime although beek third in the He over the finish pylon at the International Aircraft Show at pju a minutes i Middle East The Arab now get their military supplies from the west chiefly from Britain A Foreign man told newsmen that the Arab countries like ether independent nations ate free to make any ar- for Everybody Every Continued on Eight LIFEGUARD SWIMS SOUND IN 6 HOURS Loughlin told Sheriff Pete garden here a dispute over a gun his shooting spree He told the sheriff he ed to highway last can't run all your life I got tired of running and de- to give tfp he added The boy told fee didn't know exactly why he started shooting He he fired the first TO STATE PRISON Says Deci- sion to Escape Made on Impulse Walter Gordon 47 the on North street in Meriden at a late hour Saturday dented StaV day that he had planned his it- cape or had burglarized any CAIRO Egypt Sept fAP The on frant was lasi midnight by aa fire near Tabet ffl to strip an E que announced today Ci said four killed f be incident was hours after Israel accepted a renewed plea by truce supervisors for an eadT to shooting along tarat border Both made it dear a tilne they retaliate tacked The communique the tians spotted 20 Israeli in- side territory and informed the UN mixed tice commission it was two tO j fore opening fire Claim 4 At midnight the communique said tie Israelis the exchange in Cour then were killed to scare bot Chicago 5 Z aH fa mas Patri Ads Pages Comics IS Constantine Brown Paje 12 Crossword Puzzle Page 18 Dr Page 28 Editorials Page 12 Page 26 Jacobf on Bridge 19 Obituaries Page 26 and Theater News 17 shot T don't think I wanted to shoot In an incoherent statement of events the youth told AJ A A J 24 SetS of recently the run a Record From L I to Seaside Park A Bridgeport guard completed a 14-mile awim across LOUR Island sound yesterday in the record time of hours and 33 seconds Paced with perfect con- similar to 32 caliber from friend Detectives lit Falls said was last week had Jerry Eagen gan for him concerned cause ander the quoted Gordon who was known aa the 3D years ajro son of a Bridgeport had made nu deci- aion to escape on the spur of an Friday while he was aft load a prison truck with ned goods Gordon told prison officials that as soon as the truck was loaded and the guard had turned his back jumped Into the back of the truck and hid behind a pile of es up front Behind Though the truck was checked Mice before it entered the ate and again white In the it was cleared by three guards while Gordon crouched be- hind the Gordon said that he on the truck up street in field and jumped off when it ped before pulling on to the Berlin turnpike He claimed he ately hid in bushes until it came dark The convicted burglar claimed I that he then walked through ed areas off the in a southerly direction and again hid to the bushes all day Saturday denied he waa the thief who stole a bunch of bananas and several hundred worth of jewelry from a Bell street in district dav night ou was Warden the old felt hat be Tras wearing by claiming that it said there were no Egyptian casualties also were Gaza line at on and ii Women's News Page 14 i TEMPERATURE Up yesterday year ago yesterday year ago yesterday PRECIPITATION End of Discrimination Hiring of Workers s Sept Tn a Labor Day message to America President E met by the previous Zegger in 1930 Harold Rosenblatt of 401 Noble avenue his long distance tri- umph at ajn yesterday from point Pott X T He emerged from the water at j on the main beach at the Park bathing pavilion This was the attempt to the for the University of Connecticut graduate He had been before but froK tlie shore hower turned today to older He said discrimination raust be Z -U Continued an Eight The communique said An official Egyptian government accepted Gen Barns appeal for a Sunday at 5 p-m Canadian Maj Gen w tlie chief of the tW truce in estine At 7 JO Sunday troops sighted an patrol 20 soldiers in Egyptian near Tabet El Assra and the ITN Armistice The Egyptians cave two hours to withdraw ing that other they shoot The Egyptians informed Gee Burns of the presence of the patrol at Burns replied at that he had contacted the Israeli Continued an EARTHQUAKE ROCKS NORTH CALIFORNIA Thousands Frightened in San Francisco Area Damage Minor JOSE BULBAR POLIO STRIKES BRIDE AFTER WEDDING MILWAUKEE Sept A young Milwaukee bride to a five hours after her j yesterday and physicians t said she was stricken balbar was a from roan in a store j An shook a around San Jose tonight cracking walls and windows here swaying buildings in Saa and frightening thousands tba thickly populated j The tremor began shortly afra i -7 FDT as a Tha municipal and and developed icie a offices banks libraries forth movement in some Feat Office will be closed j as a roiling motion in another IS i kept up for as much aa 30 1 in some places provides a CITY MARKS HOLIDAY WITH today in of the at Labor Labor Day Sirs until 10 a m weekend for man of California said tha of not feeling well j unofficially the quake centered na Friday night but put it off as just Summer wher miles of si them Following the ceremony Uis between owed the usual of kissing the bride At Utar Mrs Be agreed Father at ta Clara thai UOn and return and Children face the reopening cif on The observance of the rating of aty was moderately a Iday weekend this year t said The President tn 1 h n WM unable to and curtailed as people in j on tne Andreas Fault ww He cor- the structure is an bar the Ba leter 8 XMi S p nv reading THE TIDE i a jn a m m p m a m p tn jo ALMANAC twu Seventy-fifth day of mer Sun rises at m tt p m Waste it a waste stuns aad that Day this an Americans hombly grateful for the twin toga of peace prosperity We all the working men and who with their and so much to t national Let us thank God fat our ore tn history fortune move forward oar aM Mir a better place in Bower's menage was leased by Secretary of Labor Junes are holding so that earner boy his pay check than ever j before j t with an are aft 10 cant P tal production is for Labor Day statement that the economy through te new records 61 wealth and has never Mitchell The that mora making higher than ever Amd while K on 1 fense The America's tAbor Day fs around the The abroad la prau and Voice fit America built around the Labor an At Today at today a at tno Wordin IM damp t lattat in at i tho at ay m aftar that HM wan atari to tha WordiN and Na T an at dered her to a hospital where their rehabilitation was diagnosed as polio for the calendar the San Frais tha at- In Today's Telegram of holiday will no of THE POST TODAY Thw edition THE TELEGRAM ft addition to its own con- all I'M popular BRIDGEPORT POST FEATURES Iha coo ration of and of THE TELEGRAM is to regular BRIDGEPORT POST Continued en by Otin Miller I Some I doubt if they'll ia the to turn
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