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Fairbanks Daily News-Miner (Newspaper) - June 8, 1965, Fairbanks, Alaska CITY NEWS CV BRIEF PUB Meeting The Public Utilities Board will meet at 8 p.m. today in the MUS Building to review several bids and contracts for the Municipal Utilities On the agenda Bids for the coal contract and the GReenwood the tus of the budget for this year through May 31, and the son Plumbing and Heating con- tract for patching streets in land Board Parents will meet the North Star Borough Schoo Board at 8 p.m. Tuesday in Main School to discuss com- plaints recently levied agains Mrs. Josephine Main School The meeting was scheduled after appearing at last Tuesday's school board ed to be All parents in- in speaking and the public is Railroad Museum The Railroad Historical Society is planning a museum with both indoor road exhibits and outdoor rail road cars and engines on dis- An operating steam train is also For tion or submission of ship write Railroad Historical 213 Seward Alaska 99801. LATE II O M I VOL JUNE 8, 1965 Summer Reading Registration for the College Community summer reading plan will be held this brary hours are Tuesday and 2-4 p.m. and Tuesday and 7-9 p.m. with a story hour on Wednesday from 1-2 p.m. Square Dancing Square dancing lessons for from through 12th grades will be given at the Elks Hall from to p.m. The session will be chaperoned and parents are For information call 456-7533. Farthest North Daily Member of The Associated Press Twelve Pages No. 133 Gemini Knocks Down lot of Straw COME TO ALASKA IN Dr. Nancy wife of Rep. Walter LeFevre of delivers a personal tation from Alaska's Governor William Egan to Governor Daniel Moore of North Carolina to attend the State Accelerated Space Flight Program Seen Gemini Official Ain't Seen Nothing By HOWARD BENEDICT AP Aerospace Writer Tex. nial in 1967. Dr. LeFevre also presented Gov. Moore with commenting an pin and a Centennial At loft on me an pin and a Centennial membership At left is Edita The photo was taken in the executive mansion in North Photo for by state of Carolina Picnic Homemakers JAclak Naval Station in the Aleutian Islands Wednesday at fishing there continued Fishing Clamor Goes On JUNEAU nese seized by a Coast Guard cutter for fishing in prohibited waters of the North was returned to Japanese authorities at early on Brewington Opposes Issuance Of Revenue Bonds Mayor Darrell Brewington went on record last night ing issuance of revenue bonds extending public utilities in Brewington questioned the timing of Ordinance 1328 the bond The ordinance was passed at 4-H members needing transportation may call 488- 6939. Garden Club The Top 0' the World Garden Club will meet at 1 p.m. day at the home of Mrs. Grace Conger with auction items anc hints to be Native Association The Fairbanks Native will meet at 8 p.m. day at the Hospitality Prospective members may join at this Expectant Parents Expectant classes will begin at the Fairbanks Health Center at p.m. or June 15. For information call 456-4230 or 456-5156. Department of Highways The Department of Highways will advertise for bids for ect Cordova City today with bids to open on July 8. VFW VFW Auxiliary No. 3629 will meet at 8 p.m. Wednesday in on Page 7, Col. Both E. L. D- and Warren G. Magnu asked the State i Department to demand that the Japanese move fishing tions further west of an tion line set up in a 1953 The Coast Guard cutter Wa- chusett seized the Japanese the Maru No 15, 16 miles east of the boarded the vessel and towed it to At a hearing in U.S. officials turned the boat over to the Japanese fisheries officials along with proof that it was on the wrong side of the treaty line which runs at 175 de- grees west After an inspection the ing boat was escorted away by a Japanese fisheries patrol Toka It is Up to the Japanese to mete out any ishment under terms of the Alaska Gov. William Egan sat in on the meeting as an ob- server and said later that nese fisheries officials admitted the Mam was on the wrong side of the line after on Page 7, col. VMM June 8. Partly cloudy with scattered showers night and Low tonight 50, high Wednesday 75, high yesterday 66, low last night 45. Temperature at 11 a.m. 74. Sunrise Wednesday at sunset at p.m. for a total of 21 hours 17 minutes sunlight with a gain of four 82; cleary 67; 51; 28; 52; 61. i May 27. Neither Brewington nor Councilman Harold Gillam were in the city at the five other council members met with Public Board members and R. W. Beck and Associates that The five council members in attendance gave unanimous proval to the The held on a day had been ly announced on the front page of the the day be- in was not due to return to Fairbanks until Thursday He had Forest Fire Danger High Fire danger in the banks area is moving into the zone again a c cording to Bureau of Lane Management Fire Control Fire danger is alsa reported from way to Tanana and from An- to Fourteen BLM ers are mopping up a 160- acre grass fire on the ard Peninsula The fire broke out yesterday afternoon and was moving toward the village of Candle when the BLM serf jumpers into been the strong advocate a another proposition which he tacked on to the original adding in gener al obligation bonds for paving of Barnette and South Cushman This led to problems as Robert W. general ager of the Municipal Utilities System said it would be im- practical to pave the streets without laying down steam lines and he said it would require another for After proposal and Wade's amendment to the the nance became temporarily ged Wade stressed the urgency of Alaskans Asked to Boycott ANCHORAGE A drive for public support in a move to boycott Japanese products until Japanese fishermen back away from the North Pacific salmon line has begun in A full-page newspaper ad in the Anchorage Daily Times re- produced automobile bumper stickers now being our Boycott the bumper ers ask all Alaskans to honor the advertisement The in Seattle by the newly formed Congress of American is a protest against what American fishermen contend is depletion of Alaska's Bristol Bay salmon stocks by ese fishing efforts on the high The campaign for the boycott of Japanese goods of all types began in Alaska as the crisis over salmon was intensified by U.S. seizure of a Japanese ing boat picked up by the Coast Guard Saturday fishing for red salmon about 16 miles east of the North Pacific abstention line of which no Japanese boats are permitted to un- der terms of a 1953 The paid for by 26 dents and eight business firms from the Bristol Bay said American efforts to conserve salmon as a sustained yield re- source failing because the Japanese fish 24 hours a 7 days a with miles of They follow the schools of salmon over a square mile area of the North The most the American man can hope for is two days a Solon Asks Changes in Pribilofs WASHINGTON Sen. E. L. a today to permit changes in the administrations of the Pribilof Islands in the Bering Sea and government's dealings with the island's 642 The islands included in the purchase of Alaska from serve as rookeries for millions of Alaska fur seals which are cared for by the In- Department's Bureau of Commercial Present residents of the working for the ment in the fur seal are descendants of Aleuts brought to the islands by the Russians in the early 19th tury to harvest fur Bartlett told the S e n a t e day the United until 1950, continued the Russian system of maintaining the natives in a state close to bondage ng their clothing and housing from the In 1950, he the first wage an was put into and paid for food and clothing from their Bartlett there still is no private ownership of except by two Russian Bartlett's would permit sale of houses and ty to the give the state of Alaska responsibility for conducting public schools and health and welfare give civil service nent credit for employment on the plan prior to 1950, and eliminate a regulation re- quiring a pass to visit the Bartlett said the would give the Secretary of the ior time to make the changes in an orderly At the May 27 meeting the essentially as nally proposed by ed posed paving project was de- Some council members jable flight of Gemini 4, ain't seen nothing He was looking to future U.S. flights which will I be launched on an accelerated schedule as a result of the cess of astronauts James A. Divitt and Edward H. White Gemini spacecraft will hook up with other the pi- lots will perform intricate during trips up to two and men will walk and work outside their orbiting spacecraft for periods than the excursion made by My Daddy Walked in Space What Did Your Daddy EDWARD and his Bonnie 6, chat with their astronaut space Ed by radio phone from Mission Control Headquarters at to the Wasp shortly after White and his co-pilot McDivitt landed back on earth Three Years Then on to the had indicated this could be only three years from now subject of a separate bond and man's greatest sue last night privately said the meeting had been de- scheduled to keep him ed to feel that he had been ex- eluded from the But Councilman Harry Porter who took exception to remarks said that the five cil members favoring the nance were The ordinance calls for a Even as McDivitt and White Extensive Damage Inflicted on Viet Cong Supply Depot After Pounding by 33 Jets South Viet Nam were being hoisted from the Thirty-three American Atlantic Ocean Monday after jets hit the Vinh supply depot in their four-day the Titan 2 North Viet Nam again today Pilots rePorted dam cial election on June 29 and covers two The first calls for to provide central office ment and cable to convert a portion of the downtown area to under- ground electrical to construct an with en Valley Electric and to extend and upgrade facilities of the city in and for to con- struct an addition to the present on Page j. Col. 8} Search on For Hunters An air and ground search was begun last night for two ers who were due back in banks Saturday The Paul 65, and Robert Wayne 16, left for the Savage River area near Healy last Wednesday to hunt grizzly Taylor's Bob Foreman 1612 Central re- ported the two as missing Two Civil Air Patrol planes searched the area late last night and spotted the jp the two drove to Healy at 8 Mile on the Healy No fires or flares were The search last night was called off about midnight due io turbulent Eielson Air Force Base Search and Rescue said this morning that no planes nad been able to fly into the area today because of bad According to the Eielson In- formation Office a converted is in the area today making a ground Both hunters are reportedly adequately dressed with some Elbert is reported to lave a heart Taylor is a junior at His father is in the L. Gordon Cooper whose 34 hour flight record was shattered by Gemini 4, and rookie pilot Charles Conrad Jr. They have a late August date with the Seven Days Cooper and Conrad are to stay in space for seven but space agency officials hinted they could be up for a longer time based on preliminary data from Charles A. director of Gemini medical said that preliminary tion of McDivitt and White cates that knocked down a lot of straw men with this He said that apparently is not as dangerous as was at least not for four Cooper had shown some disquieting especially in the heart and blood as did Soviel i cosmonaut Valery Bykovsky I after his record five-day space Berry said that a rigid exer else schedule with a stretch cord apparently helped vitt and White to overcome any of Berry also listed the buildup of heat in a spacecraft as er toppled He said a steady temperature of around 65 with no was maintained throughout the No Dizziness The physician said White ex- no dizziness during his space walk as the Russian Alexei Leonov reported on his March 18 Gemini project director Charles Mathews called Gemini 4 a now we're looking forward to the real in- things contemplated in the He said the Gemini 5 craft will be somewhat different than Gemini 4. For one thing it will generate electrical power from a fuel cell a device which converts liquid hydrogen and liquid oxygen into It will replace bulky batteries with a great saving in The fuel cell will give Gemini 5 a long-life A lar cell is being developed for Apollo Cooper and Conrad also will launch their own satellite from on Page 7, Col. 7) The raid on 160 miles south of was the heaviest reported as American planes continued to hammer at targets north of the demilitarized Spokesmen said all planes re- turned safely to their land bases or carrier Vinh had been hit Monday by U.S. Air Force After the 10-minute attack pilots reported they inflicted extensive damage on the 40 or 50 buildings still standing in the supply depot They said exact damage assessments were difficult to make because of the intense ground Spokesmen said 23 tons of 750- pound bombs were They said no enemy planes were U.S. Navy warplanes ranged over North Viet Nam for an hour Monday bombing and strafing an oil depot and railway A U.S. military spokesman said four bombers from the U.S. 7th Fleet carrier Bon Homme Richard flew within 90 miles of 125 miles south of They reported three buildings afire the Communist They and three encountered heavy in j The pilots also reported some but all returned j age to a petroleum storage de- 130 miles southwest of the Using 500 and 1.000 capital and said cannon and the j craft fire was heavy A raiders attacked 14 warehouses i warehouse area 130 miles south I of Hanoi was reported SO per Targets also included one bridge 90 miles southwest of Hanoi and another 165 miles A report from Da Nans said WASHINGTON The Viet Cong forces blew up a con- House Approves Retail Duty-free House has passed a measure setting the amount of goods a as the Communists continued returning tourist may bring in with him duty-free at re- tail The duty-free allowance now is wholesale so the measure does provide a estimated at about one- crete bridge today on Highway 1 their drive to disrupt road and rail traffic in and out of Da Military authorities said the bridge near the Hai Ban pass between Da Nang and Hue would be repaired by About 400 more Australian The administration had troops arrived aboard the asked for a cut to retail rier Sydney at Vung 40 of They were flown to Bien Hoa air base 15 miles northeast of the capital to join other elements of the and the Ways and Means Committee had approved this The legislation also would re- duce the amount of liquor a Royal Australian tourist may include in nisi About 800 Australians are duty-free allowance to one being sent to Viet They The present allowance is j will be stationed with U.S. para- one gallon for each troops of the 173rd Airborne of 1 gade at Bien Soviet Union Launches Luna 6 Hoping For Soft Lunar Landing in Moon Race MOSCOW The Soviet Union launched a rocket toward the moon today in what to be its second try hi a month to make history's first soft landing on the lunar The Russians first tested their system in Luna 5, which crashed on the moon May 29. But they said at the time that the flight had ed valuable data for further at- Luna 6 launched appeared to be the next try at a soft lunar a key step toward ting a man on the The announcement of the launch by the official viet news made no tion of plans to test a landing The original announcement of the Luna 5 launch did not such plans But later the Russians announced that an easy landing on the moon would be A return to the earlier tern of waiting for results was thought likely with Luna 6. The official announcement called Luna 6 an normally use to describe an un- manned space The launch came a month er Luna 5 rocketed into space the term the Russians after the American Gemini 4 Mediator Opens Talks to Curb Plumbing Strike A federal mediator from tle is meeting with idled union plumbers and contractors Mediator Barney Toner saidi the conference opened at a.m. today but declined to com- ment on matters under regard this as a serious Toner The mediator was asked by Fairbanks Local 375 of the Plumbers Union to intervene after 11 plumbing contractors closed their shops the day after I spacecraft returned If s the ing season alright judging by of the the old contract ran out May 31. j eil and borough these days
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