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Advocate (Newspaper) - September 10, 1964, Victoria, Texas THE VICTORIA ADVOCATE 119th 126 TELEPHONE HI 5-H51 VICTORIA, TEXAS, THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 1964 Established IBI8 30 Cents Mid-Air Collision Kills Hit, Explode Pilots' Bodies Found in Area KKMAINS OF JKT Pictured in the foreground is all that remained intact of the fuselage of a Naval training jet from Chase Field thai "crashed Wednesday on the Marvin Kainer farm in the Lone Tree Community some 10 miles southeast of Victoria. A helicopter from Chase Field in Beeville which carried crash investigators is shown in the background. Other parts of the plane, and a twin- engine civilian aircraft involved in the mid-day tragedy, were scattered over several sections of nearby farmla'nd. The Naval pilot, Alien W. Hayes, 24, was found dead about two miles from this wreckage. (Advocate Photo) AS PLANES EXPLODE fly mc.NHV WOtJ-K Jtl. Advociilc Staff Writer think t wnsnl shook- Emil Bcrgcr expressed (he o-L j.iLi" 11 fonlinf of n mimlinr Tree Comn liy JAMES SIMONS Advocate Staff Writer I An apparent mid-air collision bclwccn a Navy FlIA Tiger jel and a twin-engine private plane over Ibe Lone Tree Community Wednesday afternoon claimed! the lives of both pilots and left) debris scattered across several! sections of farm land. Victims of the crash were identified by Justice of the j Peace Alfred C. Haass as Allen iWentworth Hayes, 2-1, the Navy pilol, and Clarence L. Burke, :.'I8, of Houston. The bodies were i found two miles apart. j Federal Aviation Agency and ;Civil Aeronautics Board officials 'immediately began an invcsti- [galion and were covering the area by fool and helicopters late Wednesday in an attempt to uncover circumstances lead- ing to the crash. Wilhhulrt Verdict said a verdict in the in one of (hose as "IIKC ice cream woukl be withheld pcnd-j most peppered by small debris .'and the remains of a lhe results of the probe. I There were several nieces in. fell on the Kalich place almost i B disintegrated 1 x....... pianc {lom Beeville ex- in he a nearby field', Iwicc, once in the air sonic boom, Rains for Miles curring on the ground, began to drift toward spread out like an upside 5 cd lo the crash, was lo snow-flakes." 'down funnel as il fell. a Collie farm dog belonging to) Of the or more1 A neighbor's car was pellcl-! the Henry Kalich family, who arca where pieces fell, the by glass, described by Mrs.] of Lonejiive a couple of miles from the' residents Berger place. puzzling crash of'T'o a'ircraft 'n'C Collic 0n'-V recciml a' "away. wiu> _ disrupted the peaceful atmos-snl'a" cut on ils shoulder, but en yard, a big section by the Vernon Waida, also plowing- c ln phere of the rural neighborhood. Hie Kalich parrot's equilibrium ralaid, Asked whether he thought make known in his Slate of lhe ''Uninn message In Congress next January whether a study now under way indicated that (.Sec I.H.I. Pago inn lotal iMay Top 875 County Goiiiiiiission Consu I is Architects registration for day school classes al Victoria College climbed to 001 Wednesday, and Ischoo! officials predicted that jibe total figure after registra- tion closes Thursday could go higher than Ibe projected 875. A school spokesman said that hcrnntion" and out among friends The Marvin Kltk'rs wondering why, when they start on a trip, (heir automobile al- ways breaks down leaving them stranded Mlllon Kipiin- ninnli onlerlaining friends wilh unusual trick gndgcls Uiuldy and Knliorta Meisen- lioliler gelling ready to cele- hrnlc a wedding anniversary lo (lay. Mr. and Mrs. Krnlc .Siinilers back al work after two week.s vacation anil purl of il spral enjoying Iholr grand- dntifjtilcr, wliHu -son Lurry and wife were yelling selllcd in Houston [Mrs. Kidney Dean and dnirghtiT Jessie doing .some window shopping KBIIIJ Huron o( Knu Autumn in fnr Ilic day Sirs. Jesse IliilHie of 1'lncedo, mil early nn business, COIl-i struction nf 175 miles of dislri- bulion line on the basis of (he first two days Ten arcliitccliiral firms intcr-lvarious oilier members of thcjof registration the tola! enroll- buildings, si i and four from ont-ij wore interview- Local Republicans Open Headquarters WEATHER Victoria County (In- Partly cloudy and continued warm Thursday with daytime thunder showers ovi-r Austin Municipal P.w cent uf the area. Kasterly winds at S to IS m.p.h. planned to make a mmi-lmcnl could exceed (he anlidpa't- officially opened llieir campaign .Thursday lempera- of out-of-lown trips lo which itself would be a (headquarters- Wednesday al SOI! candidate, will record. Last year (lie school had law enrolled in the day school. son and Rcfugio Counties. Hobert Clark, eo-op engineer, lid some of the work has nl-, ap- said ready begun, and Hint Hie now day in talking with rcp'rescnta-.'er nrcliilcctiirnl firm is 'vcs of (he various firms. Judge Harlman rcpnrt- the court (lislribulion lines will be tnii-ly, l" well dislribulcd Ihrmighoiit the cnlirc slx-rainly area of ftr' .I.Monday to continue ils discu.s-j The way for Ihe new county icinno .ii.i no! expect a su-oftice and courts building was Todiiv'.s Chuckle A Miinrl girl h one who eiin liehl n innn nl nnu's leugtli and nut loss lier grip on him. archilcclnral firm cleared lasl innnth wlicii until Inlcr lliisjchasc wns completed of bo. mad month. ieily's In mldition lo (he six firmsjblock from Vicloriu, archilects from t ho llouslon, San Anlonio, Corpus Olirisll atul Austin were Icrviewed Wixluesday, Judge llarlmaii .snitl lir half of (lie courthouse for SflS.Ofl. 'Ilic commis- sioners court has been advised lhal Irands up In fnr con- struction of the huildhu! can now )he issued without nny increase library, from audiin lhe county lax rale. (night. "The (501 for today (Wednes- day) is not a (rue the spokesman said, "because we had lo close down for (he day at and there were still some waiting in line. They'll have lo come back Thursday." Others who will register Thursday will be those students whose names end in 0, P, (J, K, (beginning al a.m.) A and li (beginning at and P and G (beginning al Classes open Monday in Iho day school, and Thursday in the evening school. Evening school rtrjiislrnlinn will be held Mon- .lay through Wednesday at the 7 lo SI each lures: High low 73. South Central Texas: Partly E. ftio Grande, and promised llt, keynote speaker. to wage one of Iho most effec- Tlio deli-gales will elect live campaigns in llieir history, state chairman atul vice-chair- W never been this well man, name ja members to the organized said Dean suite executive commitee arul; Truman, county chairman. Temperatures Wednesday: igh 02, low 73. I'rccipilalion commitee. I raw up a new stale platform. The office will be open Mon- harmony is ex- da Friday a.m. .a II will remain open "'n ion vulh all delegates ex- f h peeled to lino up solidly behind tin- partv'.s standard bearers, O'Connor Highs at a.m. and p.m. t.ows al p.m. Thursday and a.m. Friday. _________ Barometric pressure al sea M ,Vlevel: 2B.UH. li-M.i, lib; Sunset Thursday: Friday: liHl 1'lir nil......iln.n Ijr.H'il .....I.'H i Iri.iu Uic I! S. UtMdlcr SA IVi'.-liitl.' Olln-e. to >l p.m. (Sec picture, I'iigc SA) a half day on Saturdays, __ thoiigli llle cxacl schedules has not yet been set. Trumiin said II delegates __. from Victoria County will attend Iho slnle convention Tuesday in Austin. Convention headquarters will be Iho Uriskoll Hotel, and the convention itself will lie helil.u'i'ati Sen, liarry (iolilwater of na anil Miller, IINDKX Sun- ;