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Northwest Arkansas Times (Newspaper) - September 28, 1966, Fayetteville, Arkansas Jlortfjtoejst In HMrt of rkKklindt YEAR-NUMBER 91 Attedated Tha Public Interest Is The First Concern Of This Newspaper Wire ond Wnphoto____________FAYnTEVlUE, ARKANSAS, WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 1966 AP, King and NEA Features LOCAL FORECAST- Clear to partly cloudy and continued cool today; slight warming trend Thursday; baro- meter 29.90; winds N; precipita- tion .17; sunrise Thursday sunset High Low Expected today 74 53 Yesterday 76 ,52 48 PAGES-FIVE CENTS Senate Leaders Skeptical Of President's Manila Summit Plans WASHINGTON (AP) Sen- ate Republicans discount the political impact ;of President Johnson's pre-election trip to the Manila summit conference of leaders of nations battling Communist forces in Viet Nam. They believe the meeting of- fers little hope of Viet Nam peace initiatives. Senate Republican Leader Everett M. Dirksen gave this GOP viewpoint in an interview: "You're not going to stop the war there at this point." Dirksen, who has supported the President's course in South- east Asia, indicated he suspects the seven-nation Manila meet- ing in mid-October might wind up with a promise for the exten- sion of the "Great Society" to all of Asia. "That is where we Republi- cans will come he said. "We will want to .know how it is proposed to finance an exten- sion of the Great Society bene- fits to the whale world." Sen. J.W. Fulbright, D-Ark., chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said he Guard Called Up Rioters Shake San Francisco hoped "they will do something new" but indicated he doesn't think they will. He said the session sounded like it would be "an expanded Honolulu meeting" where "our boys" would make up "a cozy group." Fulbright, a critic of John- son's Southeast Asia policies, called again for a pause in the bombing of targets in North Viet Nam. He said Hanoi, Pe- king and Moscow all regard the bombing as a symbol of an ex- panded war. The White House denied re- cent reports that there might be a pre-election halt in the air at- tacks. In support of this, an offi- cial said there is no sign that the Communist side is willing to de-escalate ths fighting, a con- dition U.N; Ambassador Arthur J. Goldberg laid down for any cessation of the bombing. Sen. Jacob K. Javits, R-N.Y., said in a prepared Senate speech that while the meeting is desirable as a show of unity over Viet Nam policy, "it would be unfortunate if the Manila conference, like the Honolulu conference, promised much and accomplished little." "The gap between the re- forms pledged at Honolulu and the reforms carried out by the Saigon government still remains embarrassingly he said. "Therefore, I urge the Presi- dent to clarify his objectives and to make sure they are attainable, and not to raise ex- pectations that cannot be ful- filled." He said the Communists' re- jection of recent U.S. peace overtures may result in "mounting pressures for escala- tion of force in Viet Nam." Dirksen told a news confer- ence that unless there is some "awful blunder" at Manila, he does not believe the President's visit to Asia will affect the Nov. 8 congressional election results. "I think the people have made up their minds (about Viet their views have hard- ened and I don't believe any last-minute developments will change their he said. Invitations to the Manila meeting were extended by Phil-. Ippine President Ferdinand E. Marcos to leaders of Australia, South Korea, Thailand, Zealand, South Viet Nam and. the United States. All accepted. Republicans have been plug- ging the idea that an all-Asian, conference, might be able to take the initiative in seeking peace in Viet Nam. But Dirksen said the Manila meeting falls short by not including India, Pakistan and Japan among par-, ticipanls. SAN FRANCISCO censed becatse a white police- man killed a Negro youngster fleeing a stolen car, rioting Ne- groes smashed windows, started fires, looted, overturned vehi- cles and threw barrages of bricks Tuesday night in two San Francisco districts. Rioting started in the Hunters Killer Storm Heading For New Victim SAN JUAN, Puerta Rico Inez, a; killer storm that left at least five dead. an8 Islands raked Puerto Rico with gales today and churned relentlessly toward the densely populated Domini can Republic. At the same time more than miles to the east, the 10th tropical storm of the season Judith, boiled up in the tropica Atlantic. Satellite pictures showed tha Judith grew to storm intensity not far south of the spot where Inez began her long and mur- derous journey. Gales began lashing the vaca tion island of Puerto Rico dur ing the morning and were ex pected to keep it up during most of the day as the tightl; coiled storm whipped about 7 miles south. Slashing (ains fell. The Weath er Bureau warned that heavy flooding was a danger on the low-lying southern side of th island. Storm tides expected t rush five to eight feet abov normal and pounding surf adc ed to the peril even though Sa Juan apparently would be spared Inez' peak winds of 12 miles an hour. The Weather Bureau warnec the eight million people in th Dominican Republic and Hai that they were in the direct pat of the storm's arrow straigh westerly course. Judith also spun westerly l lock area at Hunters Point, which is in the southeastern part of San Francisco and be- :ame a Negro neighborhood during World War II near ship- yards. It also is near Candle- stick Park, the home of the San Francisco Giants. Triggering the riot was the shooting of Matthew Johnson, 16, a Negro who was killed by Patrolman Alvin Johnson after the youth and a companion fled on wot from a stolen car. The policeman said he shouted re- peatedly for the youth to stop and fired three warning shots before the fatal shot hit he youth in the back. Mayor John F. Shelley, speed- ing to the scene in an unsuc- cessful attempt to prevent vio- lence, was shouted down anc could not make his veice heard BLOODY VICTIM OP CALIFORNIA RACE RIOT .an unidentified inflicted by is aided'by police officer Indonesia Back In United Nations Despite Protest UNITED NATIONS, NIY. iAP) Amid shouted protests rom demonstrators in the pub- lic galleries of the General As- sembly, Indonesia returned to- day to the United Nations. The demonstrations broke oul as Abdul Rahman Pazhwak ol Afghanistan, the assembly pres- ident, invited an Indonesian del- egation headed by Foreign Min- ister Adam Malik to take seats reserved for it in row of the big blue and gold assem bly hall. With Indonesia's return, the U.N. membership was booste< to 119. U.N. guards quickly hustled a handful of demonstrators out o the hall. One young man unfurled a denunciatory banner before hi was removed. "Indonesians are bioody pup- pets and a demon strator yelled. Among them wa a young woman in Indonesian (CONTDTUED ON PAGE 12A) Airline Says Stowaway Survives Long Flight In Jet Airliner's Wheel Well MEXICO CITY (AP) A fear-old Mexican stowaway was icme safe in Queretaro today after a flight from itolombia in the wheel compart- ment of a jet airliner. "I was really scared part of ;he said Francisco Cue- vas Garcia, "but I made it, and PURPLE STREET MIAMI, Fla. (AP) "The street in front of my house has turned the lady told the police. It really had "passionate as one resident put it. Police quickly found the cause a 50-gallon barrel of purple dye, the type used to make purple paper f o I i n e orange crates, had fallen from a passing truck and broken. Then it began raining. Faubus Teases Rival Candidates LITTLE ROCK (AP) Gov. Orval Faubus told the two men fighting to succeed him Tues- day night that he will leave an unprecedented amount of sur- plus funds for the incoming governor. "That he quickly added, "if I don't call a special session and use part of it." Faubus, Jim Johnson and Winthrop Rockefeller were all together for a banquet at the state Welfare Department's meeting. It was the first time Johnsen and Rockefeller had met in pub lie since Johnson won the Democratic gubernatorial nom- ination. They even shook hands. Faubus' failure to assure the two that he wouldn't call a spe- cial session brought varied re- actions from Johnson and Rock- efeller, according to a guest at the banquet. The guest said Rockefeller laughed and Johnson smiled and shook his head. A highlight of Faubus' speech was his announcement that a new Welfare Department budg- et, which has his blessings, in- cludes a annual increase in the salary ef county welfare directors, as well as increases for other Welfare Department employes. The new salary for directors would be compared to when he took office in 1055, Faubus said. Johnson, who like Rockefeller made brief remarks to the about 850 Welfare Department employes at the banquet, said jokingly it appeared that Wel- fare Commissioner A. J. Moss had gathered the forces his department to put pressure on the two candidates te go along with the proposed budget. "I surrender, I'll go along with all these Johnson quipped. Rockefeller praised Faubus, his opponent in 1964, for Wel- fare Department accomplish- ments in helping the aged and children. He pledged to contin- ue working for progress in the welfare field. Johnson called on those at the banquet to help him win the Nov. 8 general election against his Republican opponent. that's what I wanted to do ge lome as quickly as possible." Francisco said he got home sick after six months in Colom bia but didn't have the money i take a plane back to Mexico, would have taken too long t work his way home on a freigh er the way he went to Colom Wa. "It's incredible, but he appa ently did ride in the wheel we all the way from sai Ramon Watkins, the Mexic City manager for Colombia Avianca Airline. The four-engine jet flew high as feet through a temperatures as low as 45 d grees below zero, Watkins sail The lad was th wheel well so tightly that aft the plane landed in Mexico Ci early Tuesday he could not g down. He had to call for help mechanics servicing the plan Doctors looked him over found nothing wrong and turnet him over to Mexican immigr. tion authorities. They estal lished his Mexican citizenship. "He's free now" and left fi Queretaro as soon as we let hie an immigration offici said Tuesday night. Francisco said he sneakec into the wheel well about minutes before the plane too off from Bogota Monday nigh He squeezed to one side of th compartment and hoped th wheels would not crush him when they were retracted. "The plane took off and th wheels started coming up and thought I was going to he said. "The whee came in and I squeezed to on side as far as I could and sa they wouldn't mash me. The the doors closed in the floor an everything was dark." ne planes veered about SAIGON (APKTwo U.S. Ma- ards from their strike zone and ropped 500-pound bombs by er- or Tuesday on a friendly Mon- agnard village. The explosions illed 35 persons and wounded 6. (Related Story" on Page 12) The Ba, in orthern QuangTTIgat-province, where American Marines are campaigning in Operation Prai- rie to check the inflow of North Vietnamese troops across the old demilitarized zone blanket- ing the frontier. The bombs and a wind-driven fire leveled 120 homes, about three-fourths of the huts mak- ing up the village. The U.S. Command also; dis- closed that American troops pecial Session Scheduled Non-Subsidy Ambulance Plan Placed Before City Directors Fayetteville's Board of Di- rectors may'be asked at.to- ilght's- special meeting to con- sider an entirely new, proposal .establishing a he meets at pin. to take action on establishing ah ambulance service public or replace the serv- ice provided in the past by lo- cal funeral homes. The funeral homes plan to case, providing the service after Friday. In a memorandum to the board, City Manager Gerald Fox said a "new Idea" designed to provide ambulance service by a private firm without a sub- sidy from the cities was pro- posed at a meeting Friday. At the off-record meeting city officials discussed anew and undisclosed ambulance plan with Tom Cornwell and Joe Bailey, who last week were un- successful in interesting the board in a plan to subsidize am- bulance service. It was not known today whe- ther the new proposal would be submitted to the board for its consideration at tonight's meet- ing. Fox said he has not been contacted by the individuals. Should the proposal be sub- mitted and receive board appro- val, Fox said it would require a minimum of 90 days to get such a program info full opera- tion. If the new proposal should re- ceive board approval, Fox said the city would request funera homes to extend their ambiT ance service until JanJ 1, .1967 to permit iew, (CONTINUED ON PAGE 12 County's Annual School Elections Draw Few Ballots A light vote was-recorded i Washington County school elec tions Tuesday as voters decidec four contested races for schoo board positions. In neighboring Benton County Rogers voters approved a bond issue and a nine mill tax increase. Unofficial re- turns showed 652 for the bon issue and tax increase with 60S voting against it. The new Rogers school tax i 55 mills. Harold Summers wa elected to a five year sehoo board term over three othe candidates. Ninety-nine voters in Fayette ville balloted to elect Henr Shreve and Dr. Charles Oxfor y mistake was also in Quang Ngai Province. Military sources said then that Marine planes re- lying on faulty radar killed three civilians and wounded 30 on Aug. 16. In other air activity, B53 wmbers pounded North Vietna- mese targets in the demilitar- ized zone today for the 12th time since they started bombing the suffer area July 30. DEADLY TERRITORY Soldiers of the 1st Air Cavalry Division move up a South Vietnamese mountain during Operation Thayer. A helicopter totes their heavy gear. (AP Wirephoto)
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