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   Colorado Springs Gazette Telegraph (Newspaper) - October 18, 1968, Colorado Springs, Colorado                                The man who is aware of his inability to stand competition scorns this mad competitive He is unfit to serve his fellow citizens wants to rule von Mises COLORADO SPRINGS TODAYS STOCKS Year Both AP and UP1 Dial 6324641 COLORADO OCTOBER 1968 lOeDaily 20c Sunday Four 40 Jacqueline Goes to Greece to Wed Billionaire By PHILIP DOPOULOS ATHENS AP Jacqueline Kennedy arrived in Greece to day to marry one of the worlds richest Aristotle ending five years of speculation about the future of the glamor ous presidential A special Greek airliner brought the bridetobe and her family to a military airport at in southern As Kennedy stepped from the plane and walked down the she was greeted by Onas who had flown from Athens to take his bride on to the small scorpionshaped is land he owns south of They will be married there Saturday or within three days at the Onassis told newsmen in Onassis said they would spend their honeymoon on Scorpios unless Jackie wants to make a tour of the Mediterranean with his palatial yacht named for his 18yearold daughter by his first Airport police confiscated all cameras and locked newsmen in the airports waiting rooms about 300 yards away just be fore Kennedys jet The wedding will unite the 39 yearold widow of assassinated President John left a wealthy woman by and a shipping magnate 23 years her senior who is often dubbed the Golden was divorced in 1960 after 14 years of marriage to the former Tina daughter of another multimil lionaire Greek They had two and she later married Englands Marquis of the Duke of Marlbor oughs Kennedys plans to wed were announced Thursday in New York by her Hugh whose brief statement said My John Kenne is planning to marry Ar istotle It was issued after the Boston HeraldTraveler said the couple would A few hours after the an her two and John and a party of eight bumped 90 passengers from1 an Olympic Airways jetliner and took off from New Yorks Ken nedy Airport for Onas sis owns the The party included Au chincloss and her husband two of President Kennedys and Stephen Smith and Peter Lawford Law fords daughter a Secret Serv ice and two A spokesman for the airline said the planes 90 passengers were put on a plane that left three hours Onassis Garo told newsmen in Athens the wedding would take place on the shipping mag nates private island in the Io nian Sea next Onassis bought the small isle six years ago and has kept it Because the wedding will be in Greek law requires a Greek Orthodox It seemed most unlikely that there would be a companion ceremo ny in Kennedys Roman Catholic faith because Onassis is divorced and the church pro hibits such a marriage unless it finds his first union Onassis is a member of the national church of which approved his divorce by to Page Column 1 Saigon Still Balks On Bombing Halt By GEORGE ESPER SAIGON AP fighter bombers streaked through heavy monsoon clouds again to Saigon would have to be ap proved by the National Assem bly as well as the executive Top political figures in cluding the leaders of the House and Senate have discussed the plan and are understood to be day to continue their daily bombing of North Vietnam while the Saigon government continued to balk at agreeing to1 cool toward a bombing Ambassador Ellsworth North Vietnams leaders in jBunker met with President Hanoi were reported studying Van Thieu again Thurs new proposal for cessationjday night to discuss the propos of all bombing of the North in return for serious moves toward peace by the But South Vietnams Tran Van said his govern ment could accept no such pro but so far the Vietnam government has not agreed to go With the military men it was business as usual although some said they felt an eventual bomb posal unless it was favorable to i ing halt now appeared inevita South More air strikes over North Huong told the official Vietj Vietnams panhandle were nam press any agreement for Air Navy and Marine jets today kept up their steady attack on enemy supply chan south of the 19th Reports on the raids wont be available until pilots reported destroying or damaging at least 18 supply boats Thursday in bad weather that made it difficult to deter military sources said the American pilots are concentrat ing more on the waterways be cause there is less truck traffic moving There is a hell of a lot less truck traffic because of the in terdiction campaign and be cause of the monsoons which have made some roads impass one source There are more barges Well be hitting these more and Australias small air contin gent reported its biggest kill of the war so 40 Viet Cong killed by a Canberra jet bomber near in the central high A spokesman said the bomber attacked an enemy troop concentration Wednesday The pilot reported a large secondary and an observation pilot counted the bodies the next the spokes man The lull in ground fighting In its morning com munique the Command again said there was no contact with the enemy and South Vietnamese in Turn to Page Column 2 Hurricane Gladys Again Headed for Crowded Beaches AP Hurri cane Gladys continued its north ward movement in the Gulf of Mexico today but the Weather Bureau said it probably would near the mouth of the Suwannee River between Tampa and Ce dar Key 90 miles to the north The Weather Bureau had fore turn eastward and strike Florijcast earlier that it would turn das Gulf Coast north of j toward the Tampa Bay area Its winds had dropped from 80 and its more than a million rcsi to 75 miles an hour but it that il iwould hit further still expected to bring fivefootj Rains of four inchcs or morc tides to a thinly populated areaiwcre predicted for Central and Northeast Florida and hurri cane warnings were displayed from Sarasota to Gale warnings and a hurricane watch extended from Clear water to Marks at the elbow of Floridas The National Hurricane Cen ter said Gladys was at Longitude Westi or about 90 miles west of Sara The storm was moving at Turn to Page Column 4 Beatle and Girl Friend Arrested on Drug Charge LONDON AP John Len non of the Beatles and his nese girl friend Yoko Ono were arrested today on drug The couple was jailed at Paddington Green police station and then released on bail for ap bone Magistrates They were also charged with obstructing police in the execu tion of a search Lennon and Miss Ono were ar rested at a Montagu Square apartment in Londons Maryle bone They were charged with being in possession of a quantity of the forbidden drug an other term for Lennons age was given by po lice as 28 and Miss charged under her married name of was said to be The arrests were made by of The Weather fumiihW by luraau Station at Fitld ficers of Scotland Yards drug Police officials said the raid followed inquiries carried out by Scotland Yard in London and by police in Surrey where Lennon formerly They said the Montagu Square apartment where the arrests were made was Lennons wife Cynthia has filed suit for divorce naming Miss who is a actress and as corespon A new record by Lennon and Miss Ono has run into trouble because the cover shows the couple in the Musical WEATHER FORECASTS PIKES PEAK REGION Fair and warmer Partly cloudy and oc casionally windy Low tonight near siturdVy hear trade magazines have turned down advertisements of the The Tw j The front coer shows them facing the camera and the back cover gives a rear New York Teachers Blast Mayor Lindsay By BOB MONROE NEW YORK AP Striking teachers their supporters gathered strong outside Hall Thursday evening to i scorn the name of Mayor John Lindsay and renew their pledge to maintain the We are going to stay out as Jong as it takes to Albert i president of the AFL JCIO United Federation of told the massed outj largest City Hall demonstration in the memory of Five Men Are Seriously Hurt In Auto Crash Five men were seriously in jured early today when their speeding automobile failed to make a curve and overturned I who has been seek three times about three miles ing to end the racially explosive AS HARVEST ENDS In the Midwest its time for Halloween pump kins and hunting Canadian geese are reported flying south with plenty of mallard ducks already across Ihe border along their migrating There even were two of the rare whooping cranes spotted in And pheasant hunting opened AP Wirephoto FIVE DAY FORECAST FOR PIKES PEAK REGION Saturday through Wed nesday Warmer beginning of period cooler first of next with frequent I the south of Colorado Springs state highway All five of the occupants onitieup ol the nubile school of pupil was the J target of much of the criticism ing near 60 near TEMPERATURES AT GAZETTE TELEGRAPH Thursday Frldi 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 40 43 46 14 43 41 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 II 115 9 33 10 33 1 33 Midnight 3D Maximum for 24 noon today Minimum for 24 noun noon 23 10 40 11 four of them staexPressecl bv the virtually all tioned at w e r e white He was not in City of the jHall at the This is not a time for com Shanker told cheering Moon Trip Techniques Tested by Astronauts Politics At a Glance The four soldiers were to the base hospital but one was later transferred to Penrose Hospital where he was in the intensive care The civil Noon hours ian was taken to Francis ended ended The three at the base hospi at 55 tal were identified as By HOWARD BENEDICT SPACE HOUSTON AP With a jolting burst of the Apollo 7 astronauts fired their steering engine today in the most powerful maneuver Impeach read onecver made by a manned jship Shanker said that if there wasj Rubbadubbadoo the mayor to keep his Chants of Lindsay must go through the shouted WKATIIER BUREAU DATA PETERSON FIELD Maximum for 24 hours ended at noon today 56 Minimum for 24 ended at noon today 22 Maximum a year 67 Minimum a year ago 37 Wind velocity at noon 10 miles per hour liesv utbea Relative humidity at noon I per cent Sea level pressure at noon and falling Precipitation for 24 hours ended at 0 Precipitation for current month Normal precipitation for current month Precipitation to far this year Sunset tcnUhl Sunrise Akron Mamosa Cheyenne COLORADO TEMPERATURES High Low 47 24 Grand 41 7 La Junta 43 30 Lamar 43 21 Leadvtlta 52 15 Pueblo 30 30 Sedgwlck 46 23TrtnTdad SO 22 Low rand Jctn 41 28 S3 55 27 56 46 45 WEATHER EUEWHCBE 1 lam driver of Rene Tecumseh no movement by the Navy Capt M Schirra U 1 irades to Gracie the Longs condition was reported mavor s to be very The condi tion of the other two men was reported by the hospital as meaning full prog nosis of injuries had not been All three suffered head Romaics of 727 Wahsatch was in seri ous condition with head injuries at Richard was reported in critical condition at State Highway Patrolman Smith said the car in which the five were riding was traveling at a high rate of speed and failed to make a slight curve to the It went off the left side of the veered iljback onto the went into a broadside skid then roiled three coming to a stop on Its The fivei men in the car were thrown over a larM and hold demonstrations in the Ocean HillBrownsville district in Ocean a predominantly Negro and Puerto Rican experi mental district of eight is the focal point in the continj uing crisis which has cost school children 15 days of fall term The current the third in less than six began Monday over the Board of Edu cations alleged failure to en force the terms of the previous strike The basic issue is the unions demand that 80 white teachers ousted from the Ocean Hill dis trict be returned to classroom The districts com munity elected governing board has refused to do The series of strikes has brought to the surface under lying racial antagonisms with each side accusinglhe other of Turn to Column 5 as the huge engine flashed to life and spurted a steady tail of flame for 66 seconds as Apollo 7 raced 120 miles above the Gulf of That was a real nice the machine performed beauti spacecraft commander Schirra reported at the comple tion of this vital test of the en gine that one day will guide American astronauts to the Los Angeles residents sighting was blocked by to EDT Apollo 7 commander Schirra f By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Here is a summary of top po i litical developments The Republicans Richard Nixon says hell support any Apoll told the control center Thursday that the crew was extremely like three squirrels in a and asked permission to cancel todays telecast from the watched Thursday as because of another Air Force Donn Eisele and civilian Walter Cunningham zipped over the their space chariot blinking like a star as it reflected the rays of a rising Eiseles and two of their three children scanned the skies over Houston early Thursday but any possible heavy The Apollo the most powerful ever carried by a manned space will be critical to a mantothemoon mission because it must guide the ship to the kick it into lunar fire it out of orbit After examining the steer it back to which included the engine igni important guidance and na vigation and thermal con trol Flight Director Glynn Lunney The Walt and Donn which had been shown on television for four returns The engine was fired four times earlier in the Apollo 7 but the longest burn was 15 Cunningham and Ei sele have spent considerable time testing their navigation Turn to Page Column 2 Girls Win Be Welcomed Into Boy Scouts By LOUISE COOK NEW YORK AP Girls in a Boy Scout troop Thats what the Boy Scouts of America says is in store for And both the boys and girls seem to think its a fine The groups executive board announced after a unanimous that starting next the Boy Scouts will be prepared to admit girls to the Explorer program for boys 14 to We have known ail along that boys were interested in said aspokesman for the 58yearold organization irtilch has almost million including more than Ex its an acknowl edged he A spot survey showed most Explorer Scouts liked the Its a good said Terry of West A bunch of dizzy dames bal ance and would provide an opportunity for different types of Bill of whos been an Explorer tor one Girls could poasjbly fit in if the program were care fully I think U might Mark Tfff When you get to a certain you dont have much scout ing and dates This will take care of The plan won approval on the distaff side Deann of Port Mid it sounds like more fun than the Girl And Linda of North who dropped out of scouting a year This couW change my There were some Angelo of said girls would be too much of Turn to ColumftS troops ana spurs progress to ward We do not want to play politics with he The Democrats Hubert Humphrey says he understands laborers are shifting to George Wallace because they fear Hum phreys election will mean whites will lose their jobs to But Humphrey assures laborers therell be plenty of jobs for blacks and whites under the The American Independent George Wallace accuses Ntafti of saying Wallace isnt fit to president just because Wallace is a AllenGolcUmith Report Amusements Avtroloolcal Forecast 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