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Advocate (Newspaper) - August 22, 1964, Victoria, Texas THE VICTORIA ADVOCATE 119th No. 107 TELEPHONE Hr 8-UJI VICTORIA, TEXAS, SATURDAY, AUGUST 22, 1964 12 Cents Demos Face Dixie Revolt, Party Split Wallace Sounds Warning To Drafters of Platform CONVENTION HALL, Atlantic City, N. J. (AP) heading into next week's na'liomil conven- tion collided Friday with threats oC Southern uprising and Hie formation of a third political party. Gov, George C. Wallace of Albania put "it into flam- ing words. Three busloads of Mississip- pians, mostly Negroes demand Sing delegate credentials, came to town to battle against the scaling of an all-while delega 1 lion from their state. nights Kuckus The day's developments sig nalcd the possibility of anothe party-splintering civil rights ruckus that could lead to a repe Barry Urges NATO Hand In A-Arms WASHINGTON (AP) Sen. Barry Goldwater of Arizona un- derscored Friday his call for "more ready access" to small tactical nuclear weapons (or the supreme commander of the North Atlantic Treaty Organiza- tion. tion of a Dixie walkout staged in 1MB. Wallace came not to stay foi the convention only lo talk to Included In the warning area. At 5 p.m. Cleo was 450 miles east-southeast of Guadeloupe, 7HO miles oast-southeast of San Juan, P.H., and miles soutlienst ot Miami. just 2-1 hours, she had ?rown from n tropical depres- sion Inlo n tromra! hurricane and Uien inln a full-fledged hur- rlcnno, speeding west anil wcst- nortliwesl at 24 miles an hour. As Cleo shifted lo a more northerly direction, hurricane warnings were discontinued for tlio Windward Islands of St. Vin- cejits. Martinique and Barba- dos. Senators Clash On Court Ruling WASHINGTON (AP) Slor-1 ray debate, in willed a Souther- ner called Supremo Court jus- tices "those screwballs" erupt- ed in the Senate Friday over court-ordered rcapporlionmcml of slate legislatures. ap ill revcr, uial she toes no bi cd ,hat typical red die roof jion of ,hc e Michna CUn south early Friday venilc Headers severs East Morales; Lcfty'sjago (hat a legal attempt lie I.lllle Kentucky, nndlmndct lo slop the sale of lie youth was cleaning the set off heated debate. Tho Smith Carolina Democrat, suptwjrted by Sen. llii.sscll B. said that when the Today's Chuckle Husband, to his wife: "We Itave two cars, two televi- sion sets, Iwo bathrooms. How coma we can't have two opinions around here" Road.s .Slore, Crossroads. from tho cotton seed, when the jm.'ichincry accidentally became ,iiii nvitcrinl (oiiml ble lo 11.5 members. Al that lime, Kilgore ill, Ihc panel ho would cooperate with it and the City Attorney n> 'lho by proceeding with the Ymm Michna was to have oision to lake legal steps bccn a at Woodsboro lo since land (iolllial ly lie must be purchased, pipelines! lowered, power poles moved, houses moved and olher similar costs would be involved. AUSTIN (AP) Cov. John A lax increase of between will join olher Demo- and 20 cents on the valuascralie governors at ;i meeting tion will be necessary if IhelSaturday afternoon with Pr'esi- bonds are voled, Judge Larkin dent Johnson. Thedford said. He explained that the county hopes to Ihe bonds in 10 years. their wives will dine with Pres-iples but to ask for a blankctJSalurday nl p.m. at the Unit-' Any showdown on whether to Mrs Johnson Satur- injunclinn also covering simi-cd Church of Christ in Woods-lvolc on the House hill or Ihe rid- against the dislrihuting of such matter, II, W. Kacy, board chairman, provided Kilgore with the pa- a.m. Following the meeling at the perback novels after the ___ White House, the governors lo use them as sam- Kuncrnl services will be held wook's Democratic National in si find, llin machinery whore [Convention, he will ask tliat Ihe Senate cal- endar where il can be mnlinncd up Inr debiilG. Twice during Friday's debate Long referred lo members ol Ulc Supreme Court as "those screwballs." Later he conceded this was "a little intemperate." Hut, still Inter, in an exchange with Douglas he insisted Hint "No. 1 don't take it back, and I didn't say ihey all were, any- High School. Tlie gin is owned and operated by Iho dead boy's lather, J. F. Michna. The accident happened about Voting places are upstairs atlident the courthouse for Edna norlh-lday night. Weather Set on Rampage With Cool Front in Stale Kennedy is expected to an nounce his candidacy formally then resign as attorney genera Sept. 1, when the Stale. Demo- ty whore he was a judge for cratic convention meets i n New District 13 Farm Bureau Queen's Contest at Los Fresnos Kircehiet and Mrs.. Casey Jones celebrating a 21st wed- ding anniversary loday the Jolin li. Holcombs, postcarding from Mexico City Robert (Butch) Pollard, son of Mr. and Mrs. P. F. Pollard Jr. off for Fort Polk, La., for duty in the By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Marauding thunderstorms and damaging twisters hit central uu..tubu.b Iklb .TliVtJl; IMUlJlml aLk and northeastern sections of Italy near HiJlsboro. while a small twister hit thcj High winds, accompanied by Central Texas city's northside. iim A severe thundcrslorm lashed Army A. J. Dcnller remind- ing members of CPL Employes Club of Ihe sausage supper to- t day, p.m. at the CPL Park the George Jcffcrs in town from Ford Iran for shopping and visiting friends Mclvln Schcrcr describing a way to got more accomplished Bob Livingston in a hurry hut taking time to be tempted by window displays The Allen Welgands and the Hawlcy An. gersteins taking an evening out to eat Mrs. Melvcrle Car- penter noting sudden early af- ternoon wind gusU and Jack Adcock attributing his rap- id pace to the wind Joe Barrera of West Virginia home from the navy to visit relatives ud friends. Retl Ambushcrs Kill American SAIGON, South Viet Nam (AP) Red ambushers killed anolher American serviceman Friday while Vietnamese stu- dent leaders, addressing rallies in Ihe safety of the major cities, denounced Maj. Gen. Nguyen Khanh's U.S.-backed regime as a dictatorship. A U.S. Army special forces enlisted man became the 189th American to die in combat in the Vietnamese war. He was cul down while on patrol with mountain troops in the Aa Shau Valley, near the Laotian fron tier 370 miles north of Saigon. INDEX Comic! CroMword i Maiktii hour. ..t-im Mont ........n i nlo the night after a Pacific cold front barrelled through the irea. A night prowling Uiundcr- ilorm lashed Fort Worth with ligh winds and heavy rains late n the evening, causing wide- spread havoc, but there were no reports of injuries. A performance of one-act plays was cancelled when wind unroofed the TCU Little Theater, A witness said, "water just started pouring through a hole 'n the roof." Trees were uprooted and pow- er lines and telephone lines also suffered as the slorm blew through Fort Worth, with power failures ojid communication stoppages scattered over the city. There were brilliant light- ning displays. The storm, 40 miles wide, stretched from 90 miles south ol Fort Worth to 40 miles north of Fort Worth, (hence northeast ward to Klngclon, between Greenville and B o n h a m. 1 moved eastward at 20 miles per A witness said Ihe Jim Flow- ers home in Brownwood was severely damaged by a tornado which struck shortly before usk. Nobody was injured. High damaged severs buildings In the Brownwood are; rain, downed power lines in Ihc Brownwood area. A wall of Ihc Joe Bailey home was caved In and a barn was damaged. An- other dwelling in the Bangs community damaged. Italy, in Kllis County south ol Dallas, heavy rool damage. Trees were unrooted in the area north of Hillsboro as one residcr.l reported sighting two funnel clouds. Partly cloudy Saturday and The gym roof at the Stafford Sunday with little tcmpera-iNcgro school was blown olf and ure change. Daytime 1 Irame structure on the winds at 15 to 25 was Ilfted off lls foun- [iisty. Expected Saturday WEATHER lar hooks. Last week, McLachlan finish- ed preparation of Ihe petition jand turned it over to Kilgore 'or his signature. Lilllo Iteacllnn The decision of the board It) 'akc such steps came after il recame concerned because lit- .lc public reaction was shown oward its efforts. Kacy staled that legal action might arouse (o do something about helping Ihe carry out ils objectives. He has also staled thai Ihc (See MISHAP, Page 3) (Hoe SENATOHS, Page 3) SPRAY NIGHT, DAY Houston Wages Fight Against Encephalitis HOUSTON offi-i Health officials said more cials said Friday around Uic'than 100 suspcclcd cases have clock spraying of ditches and been reported in the past month other possible mosquilo breed- and the disease may have been publicity gained through arcas would continue at responsible for at leasl 12 action might help to arouse Iheilcasl through Monday in an at-'deatha. public to Ihc board's advantage.jiempl lo halt nn outbreak of Mayor Louie Welch ordered a (See PETITION. Page J) (encephalitis in Houston. SUNDAY PREVIEW High 95, low 78. Soulh Central Texas: Partly cloudy Saturday and Sunday The roof of the P. W. Walson Jr. home also was blown off as was Ihc roof of a shed al the with widely scattered thundc ihowers in north portion. High J. V. Wood and Bros. Lumber !r- Co. iaturday 02-106. Friday temper a lures: low 80. High O'Connor Lows at a.m. and p.m.; highs at Tho awning on Ilic town's new post office was deslroycd. The storm had an eerie set ling striking while the sun Tides (Port Lavaca Port shonc through broken, dark clouds. Rain measuring 1.2 inches fell. p.m. Saturday and The turbulence was triggtred by a.m. Sunday. a Pacific cold front moving Barometric pressure at Eeajsouthward through Ihe stale, level: 20.79. Nearly all skies excpl those Sunset Saturday: the Panhandle were overcasl rise Sunday: lor partly cloudy. Thin informationi bind an Maximum temperatures (or Irom the U.S. Weilher Bureau uiv Vlclorll OUlct, I WbATHbH, rage J) 1928 Inez Bank Robbery Yes, Virginia, nl one Inez really had a bank. And Ihc most important thing that ever happened to II was on Aug. 9, 1928, when it was rohhcd and the Ivsn employes were locked up in an alr-ljglit vault, narrowly cseaping death. The cover sfory of Sunday's Fun Magazine will recall the action. Football Preview on I'orl Football lime Is just around the corner, and The Ail- Is well prepared. Sports Kdilnr John Lyons will have the full dory on what fans of Calhoun High School of Port can expect this year, on Sunday's Sport Page. Bcof Industry Study The hecf Industry IK In trouble, and calllemen across the nation arc feeling (he nineh. At the same time, con- sumers complain that prices In the. meal market arr still loo high. Roth Ihe producer and Ihc consumer will find some interesting new Ideas in a study of the problem on Sunday's Farm Page. Ihc cost" citywiile ing campaign to halt the out- Ihreak of Ihe disease, sometimes (called sleeping sickness, which 'is spread by the female culox i mosriuilo. "We are not going lo slow down on spraying lo find out the Welch said. The city is purchasing chem- ;1cals and 10 private exterminat- ing companies are donating equipment, manpower and serv- ices, Dr. C. A. Pigford, city health 'officer, reported the outbreak Thursday, lie said the disease, a virus, is Ihe "SI. strain." He said the disease is carried to humans only by the blood sucking female culex mosquito which feeds from dusk lo dark. ;IIe said it spreads to humans a (virus that it might have picked lup from infected birds or jsnokcs. He said many persons may hnvc Ihc disease without know- ing it and it sometimes is mis- (See HOUSTON, Page 3) ;