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Bakersfield Californian (Newspaper) - November 16, 1969, Bakersfield, California 51 El Ohio use 16 Oregon 10 0 47 Air 34 See Sports Page 23 THE WEATHER Low Today Hirfa Todar Low Monday Sunrise Strntrt Total Stasan Normal Isabella Dam neuetrair acrefen Kern Hirer Flow In iW Out 1311 Clearing thU afttrnuon and fair Moo Coottr tontcht and wtrmtnc tamor 83 25 CENTS PER COPY MONTHLY DELIVERED 1969 NINE SECTIONS 120 PAGES 108 EDITION PEACEFUL HARCH ENDS BATTLE WASHINGTON Pi Peaceful legions paraded their protest against the Vietnam war past the guarded head quarters of American gov ernment Then at dusk a voliey of rocks and bottles from a splinter group of militant youths brought a burst of tear gas from police at the Department of The trouble flared five blocks from a massive antiwar rally and even as it the throng there singing the finale of its a rock Let the Sun Shine Police Chief Jerry Wilson estimated at least persons marched down Pennsylvania Avenue o r streamed along the to the Washington Monument peace Police praised its said only two persons were arrested during the march and Fred chief of the Demonstrators waiting for Saturdays moratorium march to begin warm themselves at a fire on the Mall near the capitol in AP Arabs Strike at Israeli Outposts Israels Arab foes struck Saturday in territories captured in the 1967 firing mortar shells from Syria into the Golan and hurling grenades at Israeli troops in the Gaza Strip and on the west bank of By UNITED PRESS INTERNATIONAL the At least 32 persons were reported An Israeli military spokesman said mortar apparently fired from near the Syrian village of hit Israels Nahal Golan settlement in the occupied Golan wounding four INNOCENCE PRESUMED i Judge Reduces Bomb Case Bail NEW YORK UPI A federal citing the presumption of innocence basic to reduced bail Saturday for four bombing suspects from a total of to It was the second bail reduction for the who are accused of conspiracy in a series of bombings at government and industry buildings in New York The original bail had been District Judge Marvin Frankel said in an 11page decision accompanied by three paras of footnotes that while th Charges against the three men and one woman were grave and the see ll V soldiers in the paramilitary frontier The mortar fire touched off an artillery duel that lasted one hour and 40 the spokesman Israeli soldiers returned the fire until the Arab mortars fell Two of the four wounded Israelis were reported in serious Israeli sources said the attack was the first daylight shelling of the although it has been a fre quent target of Arab guerrilla artillery at In on the occupied west bank of the Jordan an Arab guerrilla threw a grenade at an Israeli army truck in the main wounding one Israeli soldier and 17 Arabs in the an Israeli spokesman He said the truck was full of The spokesman said soldiers returned fire on the assailant after the attack in about 1U miles north of see Jl marshals assigned by the New Mobilization Committee to ward off trouble during the estimated the crowd at more than But as the monument rally more militant factions did their An estimated demonstrators gathered outside the Department of They threw rocks and bottles at the breaking then at police Police fired tear gas into the milling and the youthful demonstrators Trouble flared amid a march organized by the Youth International party Yippies as a protest against the conspiracy trial of the Chicago David an organizer and a defendant in the Chicago an organizer of the main had taken the microphone at the rally to urge the thousands massed Apollo 12 Heads for Moon Spot SPACE Houston Apollo 12s space giving up a key guarantee against being stranded in took precise aim Saturday on a landing spot on the moon no longer than a football The key maneuver took place about 31 hours into the flight of Charles Pete Alan and Richard all Navy Their mission has gone like clockwork since the first harrowing minutes of the launch when their spacecraft lost its electrical power supply while climbing through1 a Engineers believe the power loss was caused by a buildup of static electricity of the climbing rocket There was initial fear the power loss may have damaged some of Apollo 12s delicate electrical But after a thorough check of the Yankee Clipper command ship and the Intrepid lunar the astronauts reported their spaceships were tidy and in working At the astronauts fired a blast on their command ship engine and lifted themselves out of the free return trajectory path that would have enabled them to loop around the moon and return to even if something went wrong with the command ships In their new necessary to reach the pinpoint landing target for which they are they must depend on their engine firing again to get them home without reverting to emergency Should the main engine they with some use the lunar lander descent or some smaller control rockets to get them beaded back to The second rocket burn which set them on their new trajectory was carried cut while the astronauts were beaming a color television By EDWARD DELONG UFI Space Writer show back to earth thus those ca the ground were able to share the drama of the Because countdown spacecraft radioed up one of the clocks in the was working ground control periodic time checks before tJw rocket while earthmen watched and Conrad called out Very He added that it was to get a touch meaning it felt good to feel the force of caused by the thrust of the The space men passed the midway mile point in their journey to the mooon at They were equal distance of miles from moon and After sleeping most of the astronauts were awakened at and seemed well rested and in good Their first workday in space had been a long one about 22 Ground control ushered in the second day in space for Apollo 12 pilots by passing along the latest football scores and reading them selected news particularly those dealing with their At midnight the Apollo 12 see 10 Reader Index File Business and 32 4 Classified 27 4 Editorial 12 2 Farm Perspective13 2 Metropolitan 2 4 Picture 1 Radio Sports 4 TheatersEmpire TV Empire Vital Statistics 9 1 Womans 3 Youth Empire L f f cV there participate in the later The first incidents came as youthful demonstrators drifted away from the A window was smashed at the Department of Demonstrators hauled down the American flag at the Justice replaced t with that of the Viet Police replaced the When the demonstrators fell back from the Justice helmeted police formed a wall across Constitution Avenue and advanced slowly to force them As a heavy force of police dealt with the trouble at federal troops remained at their posts inside government It was a bitter aftermath to a demonstration which had drawn police praise as Assistant Police Chief George Donohue had said marshals assigned by the demonstration organizers handled it just A line of coffins containing names of Vietnam warhead moves from the Mall on the west side of the Capitol to begin the antiwar parade to the Washington Construction at left is for an interstate AP Proxmire Blasts Oil Men Pushing Import Limits WASHINGTON lf William Proxmire asserted Saturday the oil industry is pressing its drive for continued import restrictions at secret White House and urged President Nixon to resist what he called blatant pressures by large campaign The choice for the the Wisconsin Democrat is whether he to be responsive to the needs of millions of American consumers bilked by the oil industry or to the desires of those in the oil industry who traditionally make large campaign He added that The evidence so far indicates that money speaks louder than In a speech prepared for delivery Monday to the but released for publication Saturday Proxmire said Michael chairman of the American Petroleum Institute and former board chaiqman of Standard Oil of New met secretly with President Nixon for an hour according to Oil emerged confident that the outcome will be favorable in a current review of the oil import It is a sad state of Proxmire when this type of blatant pressure is attempted to decide the fate of millions of READERS INVITED TO EXPRESS WAR VIEWS The Califomians readers today are invited to participate in the VietnamWarPoll survey being conducted by this The Viet namWarPoll questionnaire appears on todays Perspective Page Page 13 opposite the editorial The questionnaire was prepared by Joseph political science and Paul sociology and anthropology faculty members of Fresno State Bakersfield Deadline for questionnaires to be returned is None received thereafter will be included in final tabulation of Vietnam The survey is intended to provide all Kern County residents the opportunity to express sentiments on the Vietnam If President Nixon makes his decision behind closed doors in response to the needs of the oil this elaborate charade of rationally examining the justification for an oilimport program is a cruel hoax on the millions of American consumers who are forced to pay to S7 billion a year in higher oil prices and who had hopes of the President responding to their not those of the big In a news conference last Tuesday in connection with the Institutes annual meeting at Haider said he had talked with Nixon in When asked whether he is Haider replied I am optimistic to the extent President Nixon understands the problems of the depletion tax allowance and the import Proxmire said the oil industry approached the back door of the White House to plead their case because it felt after public hearings by the Task Force on Oil Import Control that the facts would not support the oilimport Besides Haiders meeting with he said three of the governors from oil producing states whom he did not name met at Washingtons City Tavern Club with Frank president of the American Petroleum the night before a special White House meeting on the oil Now I dont know what happened at the City Tavern Proxmire but I see II
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