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Times Recorder, The (Newspaper) - December 18, 1967, Zanesville, Ohio Good It takes a wise man all Ms life to fiad oa been a fool all his life Smart The Times Recorder Coining Tomorrow A Full Color Map Of Vietnam Get Your Copy 306 26 OHIO 43701 DECEMBER 18 1967 TEN Jets Fly Through Missile Defenses Floating derrick brought ap part of the collapsed bridge at Point Pleasant W Va Death ton stands at 10 with an estimated 80 persons trapped in their vehicles when the Bridge fell into the iey waters of the Ohio River Friday night 8 More Bodies Recovered At Bridge Disaster Site POINT PLEASANT W Va divers and skilled cranemen took tage of a man-made ebb in the muddy Ohio Eiver Sunday and began up the collapse of the Bridge Eight bodies were pulled from the water bringing to 13 the number known dead The bodies were in four cars and a trailer the first vehicles the river has yielded since the foot high long sion gave way at dusk Friday under heavy commuter and Christmas traffic Five victims were recovered hours of the Virginia State Police said 40 other persons were reported missing But State Police Commissioner T A Welty said the death toll eventually could go beyond SO The divers some wearing scuba equipment and others hard hat ocean gear wrapped steel cables around the sunken cars which were then Avondale Christmas Fund The Avondale Fund will close tomorrow The old saying charity begins at homer may be the rule bat The Times readers have worth of exceptions to assure that some will not be forgotten this Christmastide previously Mike and Molly Kethers of Toboso 2 Patrons of Bo's Employes Charity Fund 56.68 Employes of Prudential In- surance Kristy Lynn Dale Garnet and Cindy Ray -.2 Janeen and KeHy and Clay 1 Frazeysburg Space Stitchers 4-H Club 5 Total hoisted out by one of the four derrick boats being used Each crane is capable of lifting 200 tons which had hampered the recovery tion were reduced from six to three knots Sunday by lock closings at dams upstream on the Ohio Allegheny and Eivers But rain began to faH at raising the fear the current again would go above three knots The recovery operation tered where the river was 57 feet deep about two feet normal pool stage An ed 57 cars and 17 been found sub- merged in the twisted beams of the steel span The bodies recovered Sunday were taken to a temporary morgue at the National Guard Armory near here The span known locally as the Bridge because of its aluminum paint coating connected Point sant with Ohio It was last inspected in 1965 but state officials in West Virginia which was responsible for its ance said it had no deficiencies and the reason for the tragedy was not known N Viet Killed On West Pike A Covington Ky man re- mained in critical condition last night in Good Samaritan pital from burns suffered ia a fiery crash near Mount Sterling early Sunday that claimed the life of a companion William Godfrey Isaacs 24 of sustained second and third degree barns over 25 per cent of his body hospital at- tendants said Killed in the mishap was Judy Ann Klein 22 of Cheviot road Cincinnati driver of the car in which Isaacs was a passenger Also injured was Frederick J Beam 27 of Newark Route 7 He sustained multiple abrasions facial cuts and internal injuries He was listed ia fair condition at Good Samaritan The injured were taken to the hospital ia a Clyde E son from Duncan Falls The Highway Patrol said the Klein car was westbound on U S 40 it was struck in the rear by the Beam auto setting both of the vehicles on fire The patrol said Miss Klein apparently suffered a fractured skull in the crash and was trapped in the wreckage Isaacs his clothing ablaze struggled out of the wreckage and flames were beaten out by passersby Beam also aged to get free from the flaming wreckage Falls Township volunteer men fought the blaze two hours before they Drought the gasoline fed flames under control Miss Klein became the traffic victim in County this year This compares to -38 for the same period in 1966 The body was taken to Clyde E Thompson Funeral Home in Duncan Falls and later to Vitt and Stermer Funeral Home in Cincinnati More Snow Falls Over Southwest By United Press International The Southwest's worst tumn storm in decades spread more snow through the Rockies and plateau states Sunday and coated a vast area of the Plains with sleet and freezing ram The death ton continued to mount Driving was hazardous across a area from Arizona to Michigan The death toH from the five day storm reached 32 with IS of the deaths in Texas Britain Back Greek Move ATHENS United States and Britain behind the for a compromise permitting King to his Athens throne Sources in the military regime said tine had rejected the use of force in bis abortive coup against the Greek junta The fang remained in seclusion in Rome Sunday but hopes persisted that a solution worked out to bring him back to Athens and restore legitimacy to the rulers who crushed the coup Statements attributed to the junta Sunday seemed to be an attempt to cast the king in a favorable light and pave the way for his return in figurehead status Informed army sources said two generals put their large units at the king's disposal and urged him to use force last week when he moved junta Constantine according to these reports turned the generals down saying I don't want bloodshed The officers were identified as Maj Gens Apostolos and uel Kehayias Culprit Frees 28 Nine residents of the County Dog Pound on Newark road including a large St Bernard are headed home for the days But before you begin figuring up the bafl bonds and license tags costs read Sheriff's deputies were called over the weekend to investigate an unusually large number of dogs running loose in the ark road area Deputies and Dog Warden Albert Hittle of found someone had broken a front door lock and once inside had freed 28 of 33 inmates Nineteen of the dogs were recaptured Flagstaff Ariz the nation's snowiest city collected another 6 inches to run its total on the ground to 54 inches Two hundred Indians remained stranded without ter near Chinle Ariz where they had gone to gather pinon nuts Most highways in northern Arizona remained closed The Grand Canyon collected another half a foot of snow Travelers warnings remained up in Xew Mexico where up to 7 inches of new snow was fanned by winds up to 40 miles an hour Las Vegas reported its snow total reached an even 2 feet and winds were clocked at 60 miles an hour Farmington goti inches of snow in one hour Montana's mountain areas measured up to 15 inches of new snow closing roads hi the central part of the state where high winds whipped up ground blizzards which reduced ty to zero Lander Wyo had 7 inches of new snow Salt Lake City Utah had 4 inches Rawlins Wyo reported blizzard conditions high wind snow and 11 degree temperatures Cons Stage Terror o o Raids SAIGON UPI American Jets barrelled ferough MIG end missile defenses Sunday to hit two key air bases ia the fourth dav of intense air raids against North Vietnam of the targets was Yen the main MIG base and the key to North Vietnam's air defense system located 18 miles northwest of HanoL The other was at Kep 38 mSes northeast of the capital Military spokesmen said MIG fighters which Saturday down an American Phantom jet their victim harassed the attackers but their were no immediate reports of any more planes shot down North Vietnamese dispatches said nine American planes were shot Sown Sunday during strikes that included major raid on HanoL Hanoi Radio said MIG pilots shot down five of the American planes in swirling air battles A U S ed only the raids on the two rebuild its Soviet supplied air force and antiaircraft missile defenses The U.S Command announced the loss of a SI Phantom jet in a dogfight with a pack of sis MIGs over Hanoi Saturday Both Air Force crewmen aboard the supersonic Phantom were lost The U.S Command said Wavy and Air Force pilots Sew 132 missions Saturday following up Friday and 95 on Ron Grove 21 of Charles City Calif who's on duty at an outpost some 50 miles north of Saigon with other members of his Division unit seems to be in a Bah Humbug mood about this year's Christmas Judging from the inscription on Ms helmet he feels certain that Christens happen here Undersea Search Ends For Australia's Holt airfield and gets There was nothing about a further raid on or near Hanoi Guerrilla squads struck in a wide area in and around Saigon in a series of oaring terror attacks that took a heavy Two Viet Cong turned a concert at Saigon University into a shooting gallery in one of the boldest raids in months Four students were wounded Australia Rough seas pounding Australia's treacherous southeast coast Monday morning stopped the underwater search for Prime Minister Harold Holt 59 Military commanders in charge of a massive hunt said he may never be found A task force of more than men found a shoe shortly after daybreak near the place where boiling surf engulfed Holt Sunday during a swim through crashing breakers It was the only object discovered in Sours of searching and authorities took the shoe to Holt's grieving wife in the hope she could Identify it President Johnson led the free world in stunned shock at the loss of a strong ally who had supported the United States in Vietnam with words deeds and fighting men Violent surf pounding jagged reefs swept Holt under the Tasman Sea Sunday afternoon in waters known to harbor prowling sharks he was swimming near his summer beach house A team of 40 navy frogmen began scouring the ocean floor at dawn Monday Officials ordered the divers to safety of the beach at 8 aja when rough seas made further probes impossible and hazardous The search on the surface of the water by ships and planes and along the seashore by army troops pressed on The search intensified at daybreak Monday and officials said there was a very slender hope Holt may have survived tremendous odds and reached an isolated beach Hope as the hours passed and Holt was feared lost and presumed dead The American blitz on H Vietnam began last Thursday when a freakish break in the winter monsoon exposed Hanoi and Haiphong targets ting U.S planes to strike in force for the first time in sis weeks and attack bridges rail lines and MIG bases repaired during the bad weather The air war MI had given the North Vietnamese a chance to Soviet Jet Arrives BIRMINGHAM England first 62 jetliner of the Soviet airline Aeroflot to fly directly from Moscow to Birmingham arrived Sunday with 70 members of the Royal Shakespeare Company The actors had toured Helsinki Leningrad and Moscow Saturday lit fne Yen Vies Marshalling Tares sis northeast of nam's main ran faculty U.S communiques Sunday reported light ground action throughout most of South Vietnam North Vietnamese troops launched heavy artillery and rocket barrages into Marine outposts just south of the Saturday night American commanders said the may signal an end to a MI in the border war SHOPPING DAYS LEFT CHRISTMAS SEALS DISEASES The World This Morning 0 Pirn 0 Equals 0 That's exactly what's been accomplished over the end to solve the emergency ambulance crisis in parts of rural County Let's have some action Global SAIGON About 50 militant Buddhists meet to demand the release of fellow Buddhists arrested during the uprising against the South Vietnamese government last year Page A LONDON The Soviet and French press say American assurances of determination to defend the dollar would not halt the present massive inter- national runs on gold Page i A The Nation WASHINGTON A House sub- committee reports that there are enough National Guardsmen to cope with riots but that they lack adequate equipment and advanced training Page WASHINGTON Sea Soviet eavesdroppers are gathering vast amounts of in- formation in preparation for development of a formidable deep-sea navy Page Around Ohio COLUMBUS Two legislative committees are to start ing information on which to base a plan to revise boundaries of 0 n i o's 24 congressional districts one of the priority matters coming up before the General Assembly Jan 15 Page COLUMBUS Sixteen traffic deaths Saturday after no fatalities Friday night sends Ohio's weekend toll soaring Page LOS ANGELES The Los Angeles Rams with a powerful defensive charge pressuring Johnny Unitas and the more Colts their first loss of the season to take tae NFL Coastal title Page PHILADELPHIA numerous key players resting on the bench the Cleveland Browns drop a decision to the Philadelphia Eagles Page The Weather FORECAST Cloudy and warmer with intermittent rain today and tonight See details on page Inside The TR Page See Births 1 B Classified E Comic Page B Deaths B Editorial Farm Page 8 A Radio-TV B Sports B Under 20 18 A Women's B
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