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   Abilene Reporter-News, The (Newspaper) - August 22, 1962, Abilene, Texas                               Abilene "WITHOUT OR WITH OFFENSE TO FRIENDS OR FOES WE SKETCH YOUR WORLD EXACTLY AS IT 82ND YEAR, NO. 67 ABILENE, TEXAS, WEDNESDAY MORNING, AUGUST 22, j JHBR' JjMHL 9c OT PAGE ONE [By Katharyn Dujfj Very few of us are lolling on the beach, a doctor-reader points out, when we read or hear the weatherman's report that our atmospheric pressure is so-much "reduced to sea lev- el." Furthermore, he warmed to his topic, "ridges" are diffi- cult to see up there in the sky. "Troughs" are supposed to be for the feeding of pigs. And what arc "highs" and "lows" and why? We have been yanked, in other words, he continued, (rom the age-old era of cloud-watch- ing and bunion-gauging into the age of scientific meteorology without the necessary enlarge- ment of vocabulary. Can't Weatherman C. Sitchler help'.' the doctor asked. Why, of course. It's simple, really. A few easy definitions and, while you may not be qualified for do it yourself forecasting, you, too, can speak learnedly. Isobars. Dew points. Counter- clock-wisc around a low in this hemisphere, that is. The "Old Bear" at the air- port can get real technical and lose you in a maze of relative humidity. But he can speak in English, too. And he offers, at the doctor's request, this basic Sitchler weather glossary. SKA LEVEL Where we wish we WITC. but. weathenvise, the basis for comparison of the "weight" of the atmosphere at the elevations of the various weather stations. Since eleva- tion affects pressures you can use the barometer to measure height the various pressures are "reduced to sea level" .so they will be more meaningful. PRESSURE Weight of the atmosphere. Normal, at sea level, is about 29.92. Oh. call it 30. That's in inches of mercury in the barometer, a handy measurement for the layman. Mean, or "normal." pressure [or Ahilene, elevation feet, is about 28.28 inches in the win- ter. 28.12 in the summer. HIGH Above normal pres- sure. And there can be a "ridge" of this. LOW Below normal pres- sure and it can he arranged in a "trough." 'In the northern hemisphere nature turns lo the right, Sitch- ?er explains. So. wind around a high pressure area is being pushed out, turns right and thus moves clockwise. Winds around a low is being pulled in- ward, turns righl and thus moves counter-clockwise. See? I RELATIVE HUMIDITY not as in kinfolk, but as in the amount of mois- ture in the air as compared to the amount of moisture the air could hold. DEW POINT Now there's an impressive term. Translated, it's the temperature at which moisture in the atmosphere con- denses. VISIBILITY How far you can see horizontally. This can be measured precisely. Or, if you can see the Woolen Hotel from the weather station you know visibility is at least three and a half miles. CEILING Vertical visi- bility. The maximum height at which a pilot could see the ground half the time. ISOBAR you're get- ting into high cotton. It's "a line connecting or marking places upon the surface of the earth where the height of the barometer reduced to sea level is the same." FRONT The boundary be- tween air masses, SQUALL It's ahead of the front and, Silchlcr says, the squall storms locally are worse than the frontal storms. And at this point in his short short course in meteorology the weatherman could no longer re- drain himself. "Speaking of squall, did you know the Silehlers now have their third NEWS INDEX SECTION A Sporti Oil SECTION Obituoriti...... Women1! CHILDREN RETURNED Maria Teresa Morley, left, with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. William Morley and Rita Ohlgren, right, with her parents, Maj. and Mrs. A. S. Ohlgren, pose in the Ohlgren apartment in Alexandria, Va., after the girls, 7, were found locked in the bathroom of an unoccupied apartment near their homes. The girls had disappeared Sunday. (AP Wirephoto) Two Girls Found Locked in Room By GARDNER L. BRIDGE isoldicrs, marines, civilians help the FBI men ALEXANDRIA, Va. t finally, FBI agents. j bewildered and hungry little girls found locked in the bath- Not a clue was found until two The girls said they slept Sun- FBI men. backtracking over the.day and Monday nights curled up whole area, came upon a me Da'hUib. room of a vacant apartment Tues- bathroom door in an unoccupied! The bathroom was on the sec- day after a widespread 48-hour search. They were unharmed. apartment less than a block floor of a three-story garden iun nnartmpnt ripvplnnmpnt jthe missing girls' homes. (type Th apartment development. They said they had locked inside they found Rita Ohlgren The girls had been feared kid- selves in while at play Sunday Maria Teresa Morley, both 7 naped or slain after they disap- 1 afternoon ami waited patiently for and both hungry. Neither had eat- peared while playing in front of rescue while an intensive search en since Sunday noon, building in the same devel- 'went on all around (hem and (here was :sprcad throughout the mctropoli drink. plenty of water to opment Sunday afternoon. Ian Washington, D.C. area. Flabbergasted, agents U. Leroy Participating in the hunt, which 1 Swenney and Lansing P. (Pete) grimmer by the hour, were Logan demanded: hundreds of policemen firemen.1 "Are you the little girls we're looking Sweeney and Logan were mem- bers of a 50-man FBI team th-.it Vacation Yet To Come? Be Sure You Let Us Know Don't miti out an tHe things that happen away. Let ui your papers in our Vaeotion-Pac. ntatty package them in plastic, deliver upon your at no extra charge. call OR 3-4271, circulation dept., or see your agent. The agent who found the girls burst into the Morley apartment nearby and said: "We've got them. They're safe and well and we'll bring them right back to you." The FBI entered the case after a 24-hour search of the surround- had been making a terrain, including a nearby check, building by building and wooded area, had failed to pro- door by door, throughout theiduce any trace of the girls. U.S. night. The FBI entered the case 24 hours after the girls were re- ported missing, on the theory they firemen and civilians in the hunt. had been kidnaped. Restored to their parents. Rita and Teresa called for peanut but- ter sandwiches and told their story in the monosyllables char- acteristic of 7-year-olds. They said they had made use of the bathroom on previous oc- casions, knowing the apartment was vacant and finding it more convenient than running home. Sunday, however, one of the girls pulled the door shut and they were trapped by a defective lock. Army and Marine Corps detach- ments joined some 250 policemen, "They tried to call out but it'girls. Federal agents acted on the as- sumption the girls had been kid- naped after Maj. Russell A. Havves, Alexandria police chief, said "we must assume that the girls were probably induced to get into an automobile by a sex maniac and that they are either captive or dead." The FBI gave this terse report: "About p.m. one of our spe- cial agents who was part of a team of about 50 agents conduct- ing a terrain search found the HIGH COURT ACTS Oct. 31 Hearing On Mandamus j San Angelo filed the mandamus action Tuesday as one of the CCH He was accompanied by {for four reasons: 2 I Amtmmcnti............ S Cofllici TV Scout 10 ftriio.TV 10 ftim ntwi, By STUART LONG Reporter-News Austin Bureau AUSTIN The Texas Supreme Court Tuesday gave CCtI Inc. of, Odessa permission to file a Scarborough and Beverly ion for a writ of mandamus of Abilene, whose law he action of the nth Court of firm also represents the package Civil Appeals at Eastland involv- store applicant. ing the Impact package store per-j Representing the attorney gen- Gen. Will Wilson to the Eastland Court of Civil Appeals is moot mit. The court set a hearing on the writ motion for Oct. 31. CCII is one of three applicants for a package store permit in Im- 'eral's office at Tuesday's action were Clint Small, Austin, and two assistant attorneys general. The Supreme Court is on va- cation and will be until Oct. 3, 1. That the legislature has al ready validated the incorporation of Impact. No Jurisdiction 2. That the Court of Civil Ap- peals has no jurisdiction because District Judge J. R. Black had no jurisdiction in the case at- tacking the validity of the incorp- oration of Impact. This is based _ svnvo TWO SECTIONS 3AV 3-103 9908 X8 03 S31VS Aaoeiated Preit (ff) I Mil 40H-H" Q Soviet Sentries Switch Vehicles Americans Go Behind Red Carriers By CARL HARTMAN BERLIN sentries traveling to the Red war memori- al in West Berlin switched from >uses to the cramped safety of armored personnel carriers Tues- day night to avoid exposure to new stoning attacks. The carriers were tailed by American military vehicles all the way into and out of West Berlin without incident. The Western Allies meanwhile look steps to halt violence at the Communist wall, among them the stationing of a U.S. Army ambu- lance on standby duty at the sec- tor border to aid any refugees shot by East German guards. West police picked up 96 per- sons, including four women, for dentity checks. Authorities said they were trying to determine if any Communist agents were among them. All were rounded up within a few blocks of Checkpoint Charlie. The Russians, apparently tired of dodging rocks and bottles hurled by angry West Berlin crowds, crossed over from East Berlin in a protected convoy but without any show of arms. Heavy rain and extra police dis- couraged any new outbursts by West Berliners protesting the slaying of a young East German refugee at the wall last Friday. But the Soviets were taking no chances. In place of the usual buses for the change of guard at the war memorial located in the British sector, the sentries rode in three armored carriers. Bringing up the rear Were a Soviet staff car, an American mil- itary police sedan and two West Berlin motorcycle police. The con- voy reached the memorial with- out incident. On the trip back, also unevent- ful, tlie convoy was tailed by five U.S. M.P. cars as far as Check- point Charlie at the border. A U.S. Army spokesman com- mented: "We have no objection to the Soviets comining in this kind ol vehicle as long as they don't show arms. If they want to ride "n discomfort, that's their own business." The spokesman said the person- nel carriers usually carry six men in addition to the driver. He added he did not know how many Russians were in the vehicles. The shooting of an East Ger man refugee last Friday triggered three nights of bloody anti-Corn- unist riots and some anti- American enraged West Berliners that pushed this divided city to new heights ol tension. An Allied spokesman said the ambulance will "attempt to give medical assistance to any futurt refugee victim of Communist bul lets on the East Berlin side ol the wall." It was not spelled out whether the ambulance itself would go through the border checkpoint into East Berlin if cir- cumstances warranted. The Allies laid part of the blame for the violent wall dem- onstrations on Communist agents. They charged the Reds were try- ing to stir up trouble at a time when Moscow is raising pressure to force the Western garrison from the isolated city. The rising tension in Berlin pact. 'but six members of the court the fact that neither the county j brought a flurry of diplomatic ac- In tho petition, attorneys for were in Austin conferred district attorney joined theitivity in Western capitals. CCII asked that the high court tojagreed to Ihe hearing. U required attorney general in the quo war-j Secretary of State Dean Rusk rvrilni- tVin lO-int I-mil mMVMifltfi firrtlft Uifflv.vi r.4inr> .mtn nt AC iUjs mntft DrftfflwiinPS in .IllrttTP in Crtiiidl Ana_ order the Eastland a te court affirmative vote of five of the to set aside the order by to act on the motion. it prohibited District Judge C. V. The motion reviewed the history Milburn of Odessa frnm hearing of the incorporation of Impact and n suit brought by CCII litigation which followed. It Liquor Administrator Coke Ste- contends (hat the Eastland court vensmi Jr. jexcccdcd its authority when it The appeals court action wnsjonjnincd Judge Milburn from act- based on its belief that any dc ling on the suit seeking to force ranto proceedings in Judge in Soviet Ambassador Ana toly K. Dobrynin in Washington court. 3. That the Eastland court vio- lated the rules of civil procedure and discussed the events of the last few days in Berlin. and the constitutional guarantee] The Soviet commandant, Col of due process when it issued its order enjoining Judge Milburn meet the Western commandants. without giving notice. 4. That the proceedings of the P. V. Signaov, has refused to In retaliation, Maj. Gen. Albert Watson II. the US. commandant. cision by Judge Milburn would [Stevenson to grant the package! Odessa court in the last case diditwice refused to accept Soviet threaten the jurisdiction of the an- store, permit. peal courts which is to hear argu- ments on Ihe quo warranto suit not threaten the jurisdiction of the It asked the Supreme Court toi Eastland court in the quo war- set a hearing and Ihen to issue a ranto cast, which is now scheduled protests Sunday and Monday against West Berlin stoning of Russian buses. Dispatch of the ambulance ap- JACKIE'S VILLA SHAKEN 6 Persons Die In Italy Quake NAPLES, Italy earth- quake rocked southern Italy Tues- day night, killing six or more per- sons, injuring scores and touching off widespread panic. The quake sent a tremor though the vacation villa of Mrs. Jac- queline Kennedy on the hilltop re- sort of Ravello, but there was no reported damage and everyone re- mained calm, including 4-year- cracked new concrete walls. It cut off power in entire communi- ties 150 miles across the peninsu- la on the Adriatic seacoast. It sent hundreds of thousands of Italians fleeing in terror. Hontes and buildings collapsed in at least half a dozen communi- ties east of Naples. A railroad bridge crumpled near Bari. Avellino, a city of 37.000 east of QUAKE SITE This map lo- hold staff reported. old Caroline Kennedy, the was among the hardest hit. Buildings lay in ruins and the cates where an earthquake hit The U. S. First Lady was visit- city's water supply system was southern Italy from coast to ing another villa at the time with destroyed. coast Tuesday night, killing at her brother-in-law, Prince Stanis- Mrs. Kennedy returned to her least six persons. A slight trem- laus Radziwill. Police said she or was reported at Ravello, was in the villa garden and felt where Mrs. Jacqueline Kennedy little of the quake vibration. and her daughter, Caroline, are In a five-second span, the quake vacationing. (AP Wirephoto) shattered windows In Naples and First Steel Firm Cuts Its Dividend CLEVELAND, Ohio 
                            

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