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   Abilene Reporter-News, The (Newspaper) - November 9, 1962, Abilene, Texas                               "WITHOUT OR WITH OFFENSE TO FRIENDS OR FOES W E EXACTLY AS IT 82ND YEAR, NO. 146 ABILENE, TEXAS, M 999ftrt'NING, NOVEMBER 9, PAGES IN TWO SECTIONS Auociattd Pnu (ff) PAGE ONE Thanks to Tuesday's voting some major changes have come about on the local political scene. The changes will be most ap- parent in the spring of 1964 when the parties begin the convention procedure of nominating presi- dential and vice presidential candidates. Taylor County Republicans will have, for the first time, a louder voice in their state con- vention than local Democrats will have in their state party gathering. And within the county the po- litical strength has been re- shuffled. Taylor County's hard-working, well-organized Republicans last the first time in history, according to oldtimers' memory carried the county in a general election for their candidate for governor. Convention strengths are based on the vote for the party nominee for governor "in the last general election" mean- ing, come the presidential year of 1964 last "Tuesday. Each precinct will have in the county convention one vote for every 25 votes cast for the party can- didate. John Connally or Jack Cox in this case, and each county gets in the state conven- tion one vote for each 300. Republicans polled an unoffic- ial Taylor Re- publicans will -have 28 votes in their 1964 state conventions. Democrats polled an unoffi- cial for Connally so they will have only 25 votes. (This year, based on Price Daniel's one-sided victory in the general election of 1960, Taylor Democrats had 53 state votes to Taylor Republicans' 32.) When the faithfuls of the two parties gather in state con- ventions in 1964 to select dele- gates to the national conven- tions the Taylor GOP will also be in a better caucus position than the Democrats because they fared better in compari- son with neighboring counties than did the Demos. At these next state gatherings delegates will caucus by con- gressional districts. Taylor Republicans will have their 28 votes and, according to the latest figures at hand, the other counties in the 17th dis- trict will have some 50 votes between them. Taylor Democrats will have their 25 votes for their caucus and Democrats from the other 17th district counties will, as fig- ures now stand, have be- tween them some 66. Local voters by their Tues- day balloting also shook up the local political power distribu- tion. Ignoring any charge which might come from any precinct realignment this is the situa- tion: Precinct 5 (Elmwood Brook- hollow which votes at Boy Scout Headquarters) will have the biggest vote in the 1964 county Demo convention, 21. That is a drop from the 40 Demo voles it had this year. Precinct 38 (Northwest Abilene voting at Calvary Baptist) will drop, in Demo strength, from 46 to 20 votes. Box 11, ACC, will have only 7 Demo convention votes- four less than Box 10, Woodson. But Box 5 will have 44 GOP county votes. Box 38 will have 35 and Box 11 will have 26. The Republican strength will be concentrated in Box 5, Box 38, Box 11, Box 6 (Elmwood West voting at Dr. Pepper) and Box 14 (H-SU) with other city boxes having lesser GOP power. But Democratic strength will be more evenly spread. Some dozen precincts will have 10 or more votes, ranging up to Box 5's 21. TO BEGIN EXAMINATION Former Maj, Gen. Ed- win A.' Walker enters Parkland Hospital in Dallas, accompanied by his mother. Walker, charged with re- bellion, insurrection and seditious conspiracy stem- ming from riots at the University of Mississippi, re- ported to Dr. R. L. Stubblefield, a psychiatrist, for ex- aminations ordered by a federal court. (AP Wirephoto) AT DALLAS DALLAS (AP) Controversial ormer Maj. Gen. Edwin Walker entered Parkland Hospital Thurs ay for mental examinations or- dered by a Mississippi federal :ourt. "I feel fine and have always elt said Walker, accused Guild Accepts New Contract NEW YORK (AP) The New York Newspaper Guild approved a new contract Thursday night and voted to end an eight-day strike against the Daily News, the nation's largest newspaper. An a-week average wage increase over a two-year period was in- cluded In the settlement terms. The News already had made to publish Friday morning edtlions once the proposed con- trad wai ratified by the J.JOO its editorial and business depart mvnls. Some Red Missiles Said Shipped Home On-Site Checks Still Necessary By LEWIS HAWKINS Soviet withdrawal of offensive WASHINGTON (AP) De- arms is expected within 24 hours 'ense Department reported Thursday night all Soviet missile >ases in Cuba have been disman- led and at least some of their nu< clear rockets put aboard ships. This report was based on aerial reconnaissance and the depart- ment said further verification of Red Planes Not Taken From Cuba UNITED NATIONS, N.Y. will cooperate in this pro' by U.S. warships' "close along- side observation" of the Soviet merchantmen outbound from Cuba. Shortly before the Defense De- partment announcement, the Slate Department had said the at-sea checking does not remove the need for on-site inspection in Cuba to confirm that the nuclear threat to U.S. security has, indeed, been fully eliminated. The Defense Department gave first word of arrangements for at- sea examinations Wednesday but did not say how it would be done. Thursday's announcement indicat- ed it would be by visual inspec- tion from alongside. It was added, "It is understood the Soviet ves- Walker Begins Mental Exams United States and the So- ,'viet Union failed to reach agree- Thursday night on removal of Soviet jet bombers from Cuba. The deadlock on that issue and on-site inspection persisted as in- formed sources reported that the Soviet Union had told the United States all Soviet missiles will be out of Cuba by Monday and there fill be no need for U.S. naval inspection of outbound Soviet ships after that date. U.S. Ambassador Adlai E. "As we interpret the court's order it calls for a confidential report from Dr. Stubblefield, act- ing as the court's psychiatrist. As far as any details are concerned there will be none issued pub- licly." Walker formerly commanded iy the federal government of re- the 24th Division in Germany. He jellion, insurrection and seditious was relieved of command in a controversy over his political in- doctrination of troops. He then resigned from the Army. Walker ran for governor in the Texas Democratic primary and was last in a field of six. He expressed displeasure at the integration of the University of Mississippi and was arrested in Oxford, the university town, dur- ing the riots. onspiracy by his actions when ic University of Mississippi was ntegrated. His mother and three lawyers ccompanied Walker as he enter- d the city county institution. U. S. Dist. Judge Claud Clayton rdered Walker to undergo the ex- mination by Dr. R. L. Stubble- eld, chairman of the psychiatry cpartment at the University of 'exas Southwestern Medical School. The long awaited examination arranged Wednesday in a onference between Walker's law-, ers and Charles Webster of the! MU Law School, acting as Stub- lefield's lawyer. Webster said Walker would un-j ergo a physical examination as; 'ell. i Robert Morris, one of Walker's awyers, said Walker did not feel physical examination was nec- .ssary but did not object. The examination will be limited o specific questions in Clayton's rdcr. Stubblefield will examine the ex- eneral to determine if he is sane nd competent to understand the barges against him and to assist i his court defense. Webster estimated the examina- ons will require 4 or 5 days. The SMU professor said details f the examination will not he dis- losed to the public. cedure." Although the announcement spoke of alongside inspections, a Pentagon spokesman said the pos- sibility of boarding the Soviet ves- sels is not eliminated if that is deemed necessary. Stevenson -and Soviet Deputy For- eign Minister Vasily V. Kuznetsov and their advisors conferred for 3V2 hours at the Soviet mission to the United Nations. Amid reports that the Soviet Union was hardening its position in the negotiations Stevenson told a reporter afterward: "We had another long talk about the un- resolved issues. There are several outstanding issues." Asked if the unresolved issues included on-site inspection of the dismantling of Soviet missile bases and the removal of Soviet jet bombers, he replied in the af- firmative. He added that the negotiators still are arguing about the remov- al of the 20 or more jet bombers. At the United Nations, informed OUTBOUND SOVIET MISSILES The Defense Department Thursday released sources reported that the Soviet this picture as a closeup of the rear deck of the Soviet ship Divinogorsk, showing Union has told the United States iwo canvas-covered missiles and their transporters. The department said the ship that all missiles would be out of was at sea after ieaving Cuba. (AP Wirephoto) Cuba by Monday and there would be no need for inspection beyond that time. It was not clear, wheth- er this was merely informative or Was intended by the Russians as a deadline at which they want in- PROBING ATTACK Red China Hits Indian Defense By HENRY S. BRADSHER NEW DELHI, India Red Chinese broke a lull on the Himalayan battle line Thursday with fresh probing attacks. Indi- ans said the action appeared to be a prelude to a resumption of the Communist offensive. Prime Minister Nehru rallied hia people for a war to drive what he called the expansionist, imperialist-minded invaders from 'the sacred soil of India." Long an apostle of passive neu- tralism, the Indian leader de- FOR PHONE RATE STUDY spections at sea to cease. The Pentagon reported that three Soviet ships presumably carrying nuclear rockets have been sighted outbound from Cuba; and they probably will be the first ones contacted by the U.S. war- ships. The Defense Department said the first, contact may come about daylight Friday. The department announcement said that in addition to the medi- um-range and intermediate-range rockets that have been spotted in aerial pictures, missile trans- porters and other vital rocketry equipment have been seen loaded aboard Soviet ships, including some now at sea. In an impromptu news confer- 'etice, Soviet Premier Khrushchev said the missiles "probably are Ion their way" back to the Soviet Union and mentioned a figure of 40. A U.S. Defense Department spokesman said Thursday "We'll certainly be looking for a mini- mum of 40 missiles" when the warships rendezvous with the So- viet merchantmen. I At the time the hasty erection of bases brought a limited naval clared the nation's fredom is at arms blockade of Cuba plus aeri- Atlas Sites Here Now Operational By BOB BRUCE Reporter-News Military Editor The Air Force added a fourth Atlas F site complex to its missile armada Thursday with the an- nouncement that Dyess AFB's 12 silos are now operational and have been turned over to the Stra- tegic Air Command. The official release from SAC Headquarters, signalling comple- tion of the 2'a-year program, was received at Dyess at p.m. 3 Commissioners Have Man'in Mind' Apparent confusion about hiring get a second or not." Certified Public Accountant to tudy local telephone company the man. arning reports was labeled tmrsday night by three City ommissioners as "a misundcr- tanding." The confusion became evident At the morning session. Com- missioner Cleve Cullers said he wanted to know what happened "subsequent" to the Nov. 1 Com- mission meeting which prompted rould seek among several quail ate study. In a telephone interview Thurs- ocal CPA In mind and indicated icy saw no reason to look around or others. _ striking Guild members, who man Thursday's meeting, "if oesn't make a motion (to hire he local man) I will, whether I All three declined to name stake and warned Parliament to brace for a struggle that might go on for a number of years. The new Red Chinese attacks came in the eastern end of the mile disputed frontier around Walong, 15 miles from the Burma border. A Defense Minis- try spokesman said one Indian was killed, two missing and an estimated 15 Communists were killed or wounded. Red Chinese troops tried to es- tablish themselves on the flank of Walong, but an Indian counterat- tack dislodged them, the spokes-i man said. The Reds' strategy, the -man said, appeared to be aimed at bypassing Indian defenses in the Luhit River valley around Wa- long by going up the jungle moun- tain slopes on both sides. The Reds are moving down the Luhit valley from Rima, Tibet, di- rectly to the north. Shooting also was reported near Towang, the monastery town just east of the Bhutan border that fell four days after the Red Chi- nese launched their ail-out offen- sive Oct. 20. The defense spokesman said regarding employment of a CPA. ed CPA's for someone to do the Cullers' understanding of the Nov. 1 commission meeting action co incided with Tinstman's that a i a mursany -jrkshop City Manager R. M. Tinstman to there was a patrol clash near iscussion of whether the city send a letter to all commissioners Jang, about 10 air miles west of iscussion of wnetner ine cw _ thc 1394Moot high Se Pass where the Indians arc drawing their first line of defense. Some 850 miles to the northwest an uneasy quiet persisted while the Communists massed troops, artillery and tanks near Chushul, thc only Indian airfield in thc mountain battle area of Ladakh. A Nehru spokesman said Pel- ping charges of Indian attacks in ay night, Commissioners George request for "qualifications and in- acrwcr, Wiley Connally and Tru- tercst" would be sent to a list of man Kirk said they already had a CPA's so the commission could select one to do the study. Tinstman's letter to commis sinners said he planned to do Kaerwer Mid that at next nothing about hiring a CPA PA, Pg. M-A. al surveillance of the sites, the Defense Department had said at least 30 medium-range mobile rockets and intermediate-range ballistic missiles were known to be in Cuba. Although officials discount re- ports by Cuban refugees that many of the nuclear rockets are being hidden in Cuban caves, the State Department said the agree- ment for examination of the mis- sile ships at sea doesn't remove the necessity for ground inspec-j tion and verification in Cuba. j The sea check also left unan- swered the problem of at least a score of IL28 medium jet bomb- ers Moscow is known to have sent into Cuba. The U.S. position is that these 700-miIe-range aircraft must go along with the missiles. da to net the stage for "a new aggression" there. AFB, Nebr., Schilling AFB, Kan., and Altus AFB, Okla. Others yet to be completed are Walker AFB, N. M., and Plattsburgh AFB, N. Y. The final Atlas complex Thursday's announcement was an "after the fact" statement, in- to dicating that the 12 complexes reach operational status was at Albany, where in late August a steel platform caused damage in its fall to the bottom of the silo. Month's Delay Col. Ray M. Cole, commander of the Atlas unit the 578th Stra- tegic Missile Squadron said the on schedule when it occurred, he said. ST-S coming announcement at located in six counties became operational sometime in the re- cent past. Col. Cole said that a simple pub- lic ceremony had been planned for the turnover date, but that it was changed to Thursday's infor- mal luncheon because of the Cu- month behind." The program was noon luncheon in the Officers- Club. I AF Responsibility Responsibility for the 12 com- plexes was handed to the local SAC commander, Col. William L. McDowell Jr., by Col. Hugh B.I Manson, Site Activation Task, Force commander who guided their construction. In becoming the fourth Air Force site to house Atlas F the farthest advanced of the Atlas series Dyess followed Lincoln NEWS INDEX Sportl SECTION A 6, 7 SECTION B Women's news Oil news 8 Amuiements 9 Editorials 10 Comics I' Obituaries Radio-TV logs 1 TV Scout 16 Form news, markets 17 Manson Col. Manson flew into Dyess for {the luncheon from Wright Pat- Iterson AFB. Ohio, where he is j now director of the B-70 program jfor the Aeronautical Systems Di- vision of the Air Force Systems Command. His deputy, Lt. Col. Edward J. Hertel, is now stationed at Malm- strom AFB, Mont., with a SAC Minuteman missile wing. Ray Harbert, who directed Dy- ess operations for General Dy- See ATLAS, Pg. 18-A, Col. 3 FIRST PRESS MEET Connolly Says Industrial Growth to Be Major Goal WEATHER U. S. BErARTMENT OF COMMERCE WEATHER BUREAU (Weather Mac. 4-A) ABILENE AND VICINITY (Radius 40 miles) Clear and little warmer Fri- day and Saturday. High Friday about 68. Low Friday night about 40. High Sat- urday 70 to 75. inlay 70 NORTH ______ warmer Friday Friday 152.72. CENTRAL TEXAS: Kalr and JTHWEST TEXAS: Fair and warmer Frliiay. Clear to cloudy an' urday. Hllh Friday 68-74. SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS: Clear and cool Friday. Fair and warmer Saturday. High Friday_67.7S. Thurs. a.m. TEMPERATURES Hllh am) low lor 24-nours endlnl 9 nlldl: tunrlM today: 0: MUM tonllht: ----------r rtadlnif I P.I 'UK i, N per cent. By GARTH JONES AUSTIN John Connally said Thursday the prin- cipal aim of his administration will be to stimulate industrial ex- jpansion and economic growth in JTexas. Connally sketched his plans for the next two years in his first news conference since defeating Republican Jack Cox in Tuesday's balloting. Connally will be inau- guarted Jan. 15. Smiling and rested after election liigh night strain, Connally told news reporters that attraction of out-of- state industry might even become part of his inauguration pro- gram, Connally noted that his platlorm calls for a bureau of commerce to handle attraction of both indus- try and tourists. He was nskcd about a possible Big Thicket Stale Park. "I don't know the facts about a Big Thicket park but I would be reluctant to move to add anything to the present park before the Texas Tech park study pro- gram is he said. Earlier Thursday, outgoing Gov. Price Daniel named a 30-member committee of prominent Texans to consider creation of a Big Thicket State Park in Southeast Texas forest lands. "When we move it should be a concerted move to improve all state Connally said. "Per- haps we will close some and per- haps we will return some others to their counties." He said he had no plans to ask an emergency appropriation for present park system operations. In answering other questions, Connally said: That he will try to talk with most Democrat legislators and heads of state agencies and boards before he takes office. He said a temporary office Is being set up in Austin and he would retain a small staff here until in- auguration. That he will not submit a de- tailed- budget proposal to compete with Die budget submitted to the 1963 legislature by Daniel. Tflat has received congratu- President Lyndon Johnson but not from President John Kennedy. "I talked to the vice president about three minutes when he and a bunch of Texans in Washington ca'led to wish me good he said. That he hoped Texas could get by the next two years without-new taxes "but that remains to, be seen..." He said he had no recom- mendations on the source of new taxes. That he thought any proposal to increase tuition in state col- leges should be studied "from the angle of whether a tuition In- crease would keep people from going to school. I don't want a tuition raise to be an obstacle to education." That he is not solvttit after the campaign "but I won't know for a few days how insolvent I am until the bills are added up." That he predicted that l.S mil- lion persons would vote and ht would carry all but about SO conn- ties. "The test word I had wai that I carried ht lalkms by telephone from Vice said triumphantly.   

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