Abilene Reporter News, February 24, 1962

Abilene Reporter News

February 24, 1962

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Issue date: Saturday, February 24, 1962

Pages available: 72

Previous edition: Friday, February 23, 1962

Next edition: Sunday, February 25, 1962

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Location: Abilene, Texas

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Abilene Reporter-News, The (Newspaper) - February 24, 1962, Abilene, Texas gfetiew "WITHOUT OR WITH OFFENSE TO FRIENDS 3- YOUR WORLD EXACTLY AS IT Byron 81ST YEAR, NO. 252 ABILENE, TEXAS, SATUKDAY MORNING, 'ENTY-FOUR PAGES IN TWO SECTIONS Associated Press 'Moment of Doubt' Reported by Glenn Astronaut Feared Shield Was Lost ALTITUDE DISCUSSED Astronaut John Glenn Jr. explains at his news con- ference at Cape Canaveral the low and high points of his orbital flight. (AP Wire- photo) Kennedy Lauds Glenn's Courage, Presents Medal By HOWARD'BENEDICT CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. Abilene fell Thursday nigW. The rainfall amounted to .03 of an inch. Winds were whipping it up Kriday, gutting up lo 30 miles per hour from the west. Average velocity wns about 25 mph. 52 51 sa 51 50 43 SIM o 71 71 72 t1 55 31 and for 21-howrs" fixl-na 9 p.m.: 73 Bitd and low last 7( ml 50. HaroniHfr reading il i II.IH.! Humidity at p.m.: 35 per cent. divisions. NEWS INDEX SECTION A Obiluoiici J Sporli 6-8 Bridgo 11 Oil 1) SECTION B Church news 2 Womcn'l ncwi 3 Edtloriah 4 Amuicmcnli 5 Comics 6, 7 TV Seoul 10 Radio-TV losj ._...... 10 Ftfim ncwi. 11 Area Men In 49lh Abilene area N'nlionai Guards- men in Ihe 3rd Rocket-Howitzer Bn.. 132nd Artillery, of Ihe -10th. Division will be included in (he; new STRAC III Corps to be orga- nized. The men are in nailery A of Big Spring and Colorado City. Hat- (cry B of Rreckenridge, B.itlery C of Cisco, Service Battery of Hang- er and Ballalion Headquarters of San Angelo. The 40th Division Guardsmen were called inlo federal service lasl Oct. 15 and have been station- ed al Fort Polk, l-a. The Pentagon, Friday night, irmdo il plain that (he -iOlh Ar- mored Division would not be moved from t't. Polk, La., (o Ft. lUxxl, Tex. 8flbe Your Rent! ing Pleasure Sunday Fro 111 ior Fair ilif Wnnini'j Sortinr Junior March fund lit previewed on the cover pjge of A ijin'cn of the llexinj; lirr alomfr in nliTf, (he afloal .im] nnr the (natrsl. AP Slaff Writer Vrrh EMI lirr current jhake- donii criiisR in Sumhy'e Fashion News .....uill inrlnile Aliilrne ivonion pirlnrcil in the they 10 (Jic Phillurmunir M.ircli 3 jiln-, >IIH) I he Aliiieno Woman's Sljle Show Uoffce, Norvc-Wrackinp; Job tr.iffir ('li.irlrA SLiffnnl Innkt fnto lltclr norliT, >vhrrr a c.in rojt iluzctis ol in llio SiiiHlny Red Hot liaslfctlwll and Sports Extras ;