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Advocate (Newspaper) - September 8, 1964, Victoria, Texas
THE VICTORIA ADVOCATE 119th 124 TELEPHONE HI J-USl VICTORIA. TEXAS, TUESDAY7SEPTEMBER 8, 1964 Established 1849 Mighty Dora Churns Path Toward U.S. Tides Rise Along Coast As Hurricane Moves In MIAMI, Fla. (AP) Hurri- cane Dora, almost twice the size ot the slate of Georgia, pouited her 130-mile winds io- the U.S. mainland Mon- ward day. A hurricane watch was in ef- fect from Palm Beach, Fla. lo Wilmington, N.C. Seas and tides along portions of the coasl already were rising and gale force winds were ex- pected by late Tuesday. Westerly Course Late Monday Dora was about 490 miles east of Cape Kennedy. Dora continued on a westerly course al about 13 miles per hour. Hurricane force winds extend- ed out 150 miles to Ihe north and 100 miles south of the center, with gales 300 miles to the north 150 miles to Ihc south. Change Dora was expected to contin- ue in the same direction and at the same speed Monday night and Tuesday with liltlc change in size or intensity. Meanwhile, Hurricane Ethel picked up forward speed to 20 miles per hour and was about 500 miles southeast of Bermuda. This put Ethel some BOO miles easl of Dora. Highest winds near the cenler of Ethel were 80 miles per hour, and gales reached out 200 miles lo the norllieast and 85 miles to the southwest. Ethel's Course "Some furlher intensification is expected during the next 12 the Weather Bureau said. The present course was ex- pected lo bring Ethel's gale winds inlo (he Bermuda area, Tuesday, and small crafl) around Bermuda were advised! (o remain in port. Termed large and dangerous by Ihe Weather Bureau, Dora already was causing heavy swells along the southeast Atlantic coast while still far out to sea. Forecasters warned she could sections of the coast between the Carol in as and Florida by late tomorrow the Weather Bureau said. "AH in- terests in these areas should keep in close touch with all fu- ture advisories." Small boats around Bermuda through the central and south- eastern Bahamas and the north coast of Hispantola, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands were warned to slay in port. Those along the southeast Atlantic coast were warned to stay close to safe harbor. Ethel, moving toward (See DORA, Page 8} the RECORD TROUT Eugene Fewell, of San An- tonio, proudly stands beside the 18 horsepower motor he won Monday in the Calhoun County Fishing Festival by catching Hie largest Irout. His prize winning entry weighed five pounds 13 ounces. (Advocate Photo) San Antonio Angler Wins Festival Prize Fewell had By MARY BAKEll PHILLIPS Advocale Staff Writer PORT LAVACA E. R. Fewell of San Antonio was! avid rowu uau awarded the grand prize of the] fished in last year's tourna- seventh annual Calhoun County Iment, and frequently fishes in Fishing Festival Monday after-! Calhoun County waters. He noon in the presentation of caught his trout at Indianola tournament awards totaling! with a Golden Spoon lure. He over held at the he had never seen a big outboard motor, a case of out-, one was set. The 9 pound gaff- board oil and a first aid kit for top caught by Fabian Koron- his 5 pound 13 ounce trout. An czyk of Pori Lavaea Sunday 16 Cents LBJ Challenges Barry On Nuclear Weapons Describes 'Dream9 in Unity Plea Hear Delroit Talk DETROIT (AP) _ President Johnson took issue with Sen. Barry Goldwater on nuclear weapons Monday as he unoffi- cially opened his 1904 campaign. Appearing before a crowd ol in Cadillac Square, Johnson shouted that "No presi- dent of the United States can jive up responsibility for decid- ng when or if to use nuclear weapons." Goldwater, Johnson's Hepub lean opponent, has urged that lie supreme NATO commander ie given his own stock of 'small, tactical nuclear battle- ield weapons what may truly be called conventional nuclear weapons." Thrusts Jaw Umislakably throwing down usc Gldwater's name, Henry Meyer of Victoria with his 4 pound 4 ounce entry, and won the grand prize in that division. trout fight as this one did. The San Antonio in broke the 1962 record set by Hnnrv MI-MI- nr vinfori. "make SURPRISED VISITOR Mystery Rocket Expert Really Underwater Man 'I am a press photographs taken from Israel, and not s rockcllElal, Israel" expert from Germany." (ongue m he these were the words however, thai he had Werner Braun in a letter o" for the moon twice, The Victoria Advocate al Disneyland and once clearing up a small myslery in the Planetarium" in Los offilhere, while waiting for Ihe Ihings to get washed, dug into (he big heap of mail to read. "Suddenly a lady, brandish that had existed since las I week. Al that time, Postmaster Paul Berlhelol noted that the post office was holding some mail, some of it from various parts of (he globe, for a Werner Braun, adding that the name was quite similar to Wernher Von Braun, noled rocket scien-, list who is generally credited with pulling the firsl U. S. satellite in orbil. Braun and his wife Jael are on an extended tour of the U.S. In the letter he contends "my jnly connection wilh science is !hat I give some lectures here in U.S.A. about the fauna of Ihe Red Sea, with my under- Braun, 46, has sold some of his works to such magazines .is Time, Life and Look, as well as to the Encyclopedia Brilan- nlca, and a book on Israel pub- lished by Life." He and his wife have a Danny, who is serving with ing your issue of today, ap- proached us with the words, 'You must be the big scientist Victoria is waiting tor." Next stop for the Brauns Is Cape Haze Marine Laboratory, Blind Pass Road, Sarasota, Fla. 'We have been louring the United Stales for four months, and are greatly impressed by _ 1 your huge country and its nice which are helping our [land to stand on its own Israelis Army, and a daiigliler.l, lo stand on its Ruin, who lives in Jerusalem Vj1 closmg' Naturally, we were greatly Braun described his amuse- amuscd by r T, in Ollr bes< regards to noted rocket scientist this the people of Victoria way: 'After having picked up a at the local post office, we re- Best regards to you and Mrs, Braun, loo, Mr. Braun. We're JLIJ., I-.H-LII..J ujj (i ui till LI llJUj ml IJldUll, 1YU iC big bundle of more lhan 20 let- sorry you didn't get lo stay in terras well as six small parcels our city longer, but we're glad to have provided you with a treated into a coin laundry, and few amusing moments no mistake. There is no such thing as a conventional nuclear weapon." day broke the 3'A inch 1982 rec- e an ntono sermanTecordswerebroken in Anonio andwnnhn was awarded the 18 horsepower! this year's festival and a_new m lhat dMsion Cambodian Aid To Reds Claimed high gales, smashing surf and lides by Tuesday night. "It's too early to say in section of the coast the danger- ous winds will be most ____ artillery are supporting Communist what Cong Suerriilas ln border area. Guns said forecastei Miami. Paul Moore al "If it makes a landfall any- Planc where from Florida" to Carolinas, the olher areas Ihe be aware the slorm is ho added. The Wcalhci Bureau, which Ethel into its appeared they separate. earlier predicted Dora's huge arca_ of circulation might suck maw, said it would remain Hurricane-force winds extend- ed 115 miles to the northeast of Dora's center and SO mites lo the southwest. Gales extended miles to the northeast, 150 lo the southwest. She was 500 miles across. Dora, moving toward Ihe wost-norlhwest al 12 was expected (o continue that direction nnd speed through Tuesday morning. predicled movement of the hurricane would pul the center within less than 300 miles nf (he south Atlantic const by late tomorrow, with the possibil- briofcd newsmen on weekend incidents that appeared to he the most polcnlially dangerous in a long series of frontier clashes. The officers gave Ibis ac- counl: Eight Cambodian patrol boats, penetrating 8M yards inside Vietnamese territory on a Iributary of (he Mekong River, fired on government troops who were pursuing a Viet Cong company that fled toward Cam- iUitry never quite hungry for Ihc food sehed uled on (he menu of (he day Our Lady of Victory Pareiil- Te.icher Club scheduled lo meet Wednesday, p.m. and airs, .lack Karquhnr doing Ihe re- minding Dr. Richard Allen and sons, Kenneth and nick, and Dr. Hillon Wllhite and son, n.ivid, heading oul of lown Iraif- ing n boat, en route to some fishing haven al Ihe bay Ulon Holm Jr. at Iho office early, in spile of the holiday, to catch up on loose ends Albert Harrison Sr. among Ihe very few on (he streets, and his mission was an out of lown paper nl the news stand Miss HerthH .Icckcr celebrating a birthday over the weekend and Mrs. Merceil H'lsch- knemper Monday marking n birthday nnd M.