Fairbanks Daily News Miner, February 6, 1960

Fairbanks Daily News Miner

February 06, 1960

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Fairbanks Daily News Miner (Newspaper) - February 6, 1960, Fairbanks, Alaska CITY NEWS EV BRIEF Military Traffic Some 143 Army trucks will be using the highway between Eielson and Sourdough Feb. 7 and 8. Motorists are warned to watch out for the traffic, starting at midnight tonight., Drivers should be especially cautious at Richardson Road- house, Mile 293, where refuel ing will be carried out. Also, j there will be a camp area at! __ Fort Greely where traffic will ft be heavy. The trucks VUllllj moving in connection with a cold weather exerc.se. Ice Racing Ice racing will begin here Sunday on the gravel pit Daily News men "America's Farthest North Dailr Newspaper" Member of The 'Associated Press FAIRBANKS, SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 6, I960. Ten Pai [get No. Sf ICE POOL BILL Police City police today continued their investigation of a re- south of town where speedboat] ported attack on a voung races were held last summer, woman Thursday. to attend. Races will run Sun. available. The Coin Club Meet Fairbanks Coin t no de- that the neighborhood disclosed that no one had seen the attacker. The woman told police a I man wearing a silk hose mask En Airliner Tragedy Report Engine Burst Aflame After Takeoff wiil meet p.m. Monday 1 and carrying a gun had en- at the USD, Dave Adler her home- Sne said he nounced today. A faped LA PAZ, Bolivia, Feb. 6, UP) The death toll in Bolivia's her eyes and raped worst aviation disaster reached Before leaving he took members only but all'interest- ed persons are invited to at- tend, he said. the tape off and covered her head with a pillowcase. 59 today as the lone survivor succumbed to injuries. The woman said the attack5 Jemy Escobar, two-year-old took place between 2 a.m. j Bolivian child, was the only Forshaug Back (and 3 p.m. Thursday in found alive when res- Jens Forshaug of the Bu- j home on the east end of First I cuers reached the .ATeckage F63U Inci'Sn AVfi. tion office has returned to i' report was made to po-' u Fairbanks after a month until nearly hours later while being Los Angeles. He visi'ed Cal- tne woman's husband) taken to a hospital at Cocha-, ifornia "to take an advanced !flad returned home from work bamba course in his work. and earlyjjvening bowling Nine other .children died in the crash of the flaming Measure OK'd, 18-2; House Action Awaited Bill Would Legalize Ice Classics, And Specified Ticket Sales, Raffles And Other Activities If Is Approved JUNEAU, Feb. 6, springtime an Alaskan's fancy lightly turns to thoughts of how he would love to hold a winning ticket on a lottery. Now the first step has been taken toward legalizing such romantic aspirations. The state senate yesterday approved, 18-2, a bill to sanc- tion certain forms of lotteries and raffles, including church and fraternal bingo games and i community-sponsored salmon derbies and dog sled races. range from new automobiles and boats to dinners on the town. State Sen. Ralph Moody, an Anchorage Democrat who heads the judiciary committee in the upper legislative cham- ber, said it was "time to -face facts. Let's have the forti- tude to admit what's on. going Moody, senate majority leader, helped sponsor the bill as a means of controlling non- profit and charitable gambling activities. Unless such lesisla- Miss Reed Here The traveling nurse sta- tioned at Tanana, Miss Bar bara Reed, is in Fairbanks for a few days on business She came to Alaska clever months ago. Ladd Air Force Base. Legislature At a Glance: By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SESSION-The Alaska leg- islature, winding up its second week today, was about a quar- ter of the way through Us projected maximum session of 60 days. Most of the major items scheduled to come before the lawmakers in their second annual state session have been introduced and are being worked over in committees. ICE One key mea- sure came to the floor of the senate and was passed yester- bill legalizing Alaska's traditional ice pools as well as bingo, lotteries and raffles conducted by certain groups around the state. Lloyd Aereo Bolivians airliner, j Airline officials said seven Americans were among the1 victims. j Mountain Scene j The scene of the accident! was high in the Andes, 20 miles from Cochabamba. I oi communications confusion following the Ml IV prevented newsmen Five Bills Approved By Senate JUNEAU, Feb. 6, state senate, before moving on :p the controversial jjievemeu newsmen ANCHORAGE 6 bill yesterday, gave quick, from obtaining accurate infor- Se 1 h un'dprwav'tnri-v unanimous approval to five mation immediately. The vv pieces of minor legislation I i v u ifor a twin engine amphibian P The five measurel 'S uclal stm has not threw the ooening of the salmon i ..derbies, fur rendezvous and o: one, put exposition into being what it is, from trigger ri m'l winter carnivals whose activi- happy; ties are supported by the sale Cuban guards and police. of raffle tickets for prizes that Continuing silence at police era would return, "where everybody is turned into a law breaker." Seaborn J. Buckalew Jr., another Democrat, disagreed. "What the senate is doing now is walking on a crate of eggs and you can't do that without breaking some eggs." Lid Opened Buckalew cast one of the two opposition votes against passage of the bill, contend- ing it "opened the lid this is the start right here." He predicted approval of the bill would lead eventually to wide- open legalized gambling in the state. The bill now goes to the house. Buckalew said he ex- pected the people of Alaska (Continued en t. Col. 1) ijust don't dangle temptation. Have you ever ridden in a' Actually the system hero taxi cab in Washington? jseems to be If you have it's an contributed to a widely! belief the gunfire that n I quite: marred Soviet First Deputv I ft V11