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Abilene Reporter-News, The (Newspaper) - June 1, 1962, Abilene, Texas "WITHOUT OR WITH OFFENSE TO FRIENDS OR FOES WE SKETCH YOUR WORLD EXACTLY AS IT 81ST YEAR, NO. 349 ABILENE, TEXAS, FRIDAY MORNING, JUNE 1, 1! OT snivo 5 IN TWO SECTIONS JAV 3-100 9908 X8 00 Associated Press (IP) j iuo v5fii> 1 Eichmann Dies niS.ing Germany Whisky won't be for sale dur- ing the day Saturday, legally, at least, the law says. Furthermore, you'd better put away your "pistol or other fire- arm, dirk, dagger, slung (that's right' shot, sword cane, brass knuckles, bowie knife or other kind of a knife made and manufactured (or the purpose of. offense and defense." Don't car- ry such or wear -such within a half-mile of the polls which will be operating tomorrow. The law spells out such rules for all elections. It even, that you're liahle for line, or jail if you wager on the out- come of any voting. But there's a you might say, for the ordinary cit- izen. The election code says plain- ly. "In all cases except trea- son, felony or breach of peace vo'-ors shall be privileged from arrest during their attendance at elections, and in goinS to and returning thevefnim." The election tomorrow will be one in which Democrats will fin- ish selection of nominees to stand against Republicans and all others in the November Gen- eral Election. The laws, civil and criminal, constitutional and statutory, un- der which this and ail elections operate are detailed. One item in the law is most specific: Polls will open at 7 a.m. in counties oi WO.OCO ulatiim or more, at 8 a.m. in others. Voters, please note. For the sake of election work- ers and everybody else inter- ested in knowins the outcome, please vote early. Please vote, if your're qualified to vole. Please vote early. Mention was made that The Reporter-News, lor some rea- son, is missing its tiles for the year It so happened thai about this time Mrs. Roper Garrett of An- son had discovered she pos- sesses one of the rare papers, an Abilene Reporter for May K, 1U06. As are old papers, this one is interesting in the it gives ol its time. And this old paper if interesting. ibo si range and secluded life it has lived. The 'OH paper reflects the pe- culiar optimism which lias marked Abilene through the years. H tells the "'ixtHW Club." tori-runner of I he Cham- ber of Commerce, ihcn busily working toward thai goal for ihe census. The club had a cnm- miltee .1. M. Hadford. Henry .lames, 11. 0. Woolen, T. A. Bledsoe. W. A. Mmlcr -lr. and George L. Paxlon dickering with Methodists over localins a college here and there was lalk of a "self-help educational col- lege." whatever that may have been. The paper came to he saved by Mrs. (iarreli's family, the Cranslnns. by happenstance. No sentimcnial reasons wore in- volved. The Cranslnns moved lo .Tones County in Ihe isim's. '1'ive RVIV erations. the fifth including chil- clien of the Roger llam-tls of Abilene, have siund on the same family laud near Hodges, i Now it seems Mrs. Garrctl's father. J. B. Cranston, had his picture made sometime in the late '110's. Then he moved In Florida where he married and lived several years. In HWli his family had the pic- ture enlarged and sent him a copy. The piclnre was trained in Florida. And a copy of the Abi- lene Heporlor, which was sent regularly In the Florida Cran- sloiis, was stuffed in back of the print to keep il steady in the frame. The Cranston portrait trave'ed with the family from l-'lorida hack In West Texas The old He- porter came In light lately when Mrs. Garrcll removed the print from the frame. Kor all we know it is Ihe only one of that edilion lefl. It survived, not (or dramatic reason, but lor the ul- timate purpose it served. (See picture page 10-.M. NEWS INDEX many, Austria and Argentina and'lieving in God and I die believing declaring, "I had (o obey the rules in God. of war and my flag. 1 am ready." "Lena live Germany. Long live L'ichmann, who insisted to the Argentina. Long live Austria, end he was not to blame for thejThcse are the countries with horrors of Hitler's death campsiwhich I have been most closelv 'I do not have time to read president has decided no! to ex-' ercise his prerogative of clemen- cy, the hanging was carried out. "The body was examined by government physician who pro- "ading" with unexpcctcilthcad on a chain. His hands werejdie." Istacks'and a'brmvn shirt open exlM at speed, rejected his final iwssibie bound wilh a white cloth. Prison! Correspondents who lleck for his ,inal walk Ue: plea for mercy and sealed hislaides also tied his knees and the hanging said Eichmann anf rcquest on thc way _j "The execution was witnessed ankles with the same white ma-jself controlled. He refused a to e his by the superintendent of prisons, doom. Eiehmann was hanged on an terial. improvised scaffold in an area ordinarily used as a warden's Ihood ollered him to cover hisjn At one point Eichmann conv.face. plained that lie could not When the noose was fitted over and torture chambers, died two (associated and I shall not forget to straight unless the bonds around his head he half closed his eyes minutes before midnight on thejthem. I greet my wife, my family sccne o[ legs were loosened. 'and looked downward at thc floor, gallows of Ramleh Prison outsidejand my friends. I had to obey the to two guards quickly eased the! Prison authorities said death Tel Aviv. of war and my flag. I am! gichrnann informcdipressure. When the bonds were inKvas instantaneous. He was the first person execut-i ready." _ his appeal was rejected btitjplace Kichmann stepped forward I The body swung slightly after by this dominantly Jewish no-! Eichmann was born in Austria, ine was wris to a black painled square, thejthe trap door snapped open, then Germany and hid out after hansw! forthwith nnlil ihp door. lining motionless. There was no immediate word a government physician, an offi- cer of the Tel Aviv district ad- ministration, two police officers who were present in court when on the disposal of his body but a decision was expected soon. A government statement issued the death sentence was pro- after the hanging said: nouneed to identify Eichmann as "Adolf Eichmann was executed the person who was condemned by hanging today in accordance !l> death, and a clergyman of the with the sentence of death faith. Two representa- isalem Districl Court j lives of the local press and .two in Israel wholminLster said Eichmann told having certified that thejprison area. Eichmann's last words, him to Israel by air.lasked for and svas given a hoi'.le'of Ion; mjm Torn Hai Hits Roby atters Twister Destroys House and Born Goes Through PROOF OF HAIL THE SIZE OF Ravmer. 13. son of Capt. and Mrs. Richard Raymer of 1'25 Virginia at Dyess AFB, compares a baseball with one of the hailstones that fell at Dyess AFB Thursday night. (Photo by Capt. Raymer) Votes Between i'.Olin and 11.1100 lor jty in a five-man race; Waggoner County Chairman Tom Webb. hok) a lead strong siipiHirler of Umi Vnr-i bMi'migh Uu- governo there would be D.IHIU votes in Ihe Rinty Mill Sciiler, counly chairman Hail haltered Roby for almost 20 minutes .Saturday night, dam- aging cars and rooftops, and a tornado funnel dipped out of the clouds, heavily a house and destroying a barn .six milesj south of there. The slorm was part of a large] system of thunderstorms that] brought hail up It) golfbaU sixe and heavy rain in Abilene and: at many points in thc Ahi'iem- area. Thc tornado blew off the porch, and twined Ihe roof around on a house ouned by Mack Blair south ol Koby. All but one wall of a lieu- barn was knocked n nn the farm. The tornado left twisted fences and i.'prooiiv] frees. .lack Wiley, who livts a fo-sV; hundred yards from the P.Iaii' huu-c un the hill, said he saw a funnel uJ'iile tile sun was shinin.c ahou! 7 p.m. He said !u- jsaw n about a half mile ri [his plare, coming toward "1! looked like a tinker come I described liie funnel as: around lhan a Iree. He jsaid it. blew off tile cellar and a shed in the baek.var.. ;U Wiley's place mt-as- WHERE ii RAINED 2nd Session Tot..a tm. year.... for Year. DVK.SS Ai-B...... NEW YORK slock j-v market carried its surging rally a second straight session and more lhan re- its crushing losses of earlier in the week. A world-wide avalanche of buy 2.KU.orders kept Ihe rally spiniun, after an interruption for the 50 Memorial Day holiday. "ln The market resumed its Tues- .......U'day afternoon advance al a swift losing only part of Us as profit-takers w-ho on the slide Monday andj Tuesday morning stepped in to I O. D. DILLINGIIAM BAN DILLINGHAM partner with son firm's president Work Starts On New Plant Here By POl'SS of the new plant. It. is located on Reporter-News Business Editor ja 3-acre tract of land purchased T.fiffi vMes ti) 5.-UW fur T o who was second in six-man field: and Bi ihil narrowly in Ihe congressin r.iei. votes nn and illr Joe Pool, who was sec- ond in a iield. Stale Rep. Truelt I.alnner cf '.A Slate Sen Da v i d T-Mimaiod jiHMI There were votes cast in jlhc first primary. 'Abilem Two local races may add zest in Taylor County b> jlo the runoff here, bin even Ihosc voles in ihe first primary, but IH29. But with profit-taking ap-; A Latin Ami-rif-an family had been IKinL; at tin1 Blair house.' bin there were no reports (.1 an.v-j Capila! Bureau lione beina in.nim! in ihe storm.; VVASIUXCTOX An j Twister Mil Ollicials today said then .lim Hale, win) tivo of Kc'.an. sai.! a la feu1 intm ttu- htius [balirred an area al U-aM ;milc cast of Ihoir iilace. Mrs 'called the storm "lerrilying" (il Itic unrk jn'obanly SIT TORNADO. I'g. :i-A. ti he carried out in early with sale was made by Ray s, bakers, popcorn poppers, ii-ays, ant! table top elec- jtwo legislative campaigns (ir.e Kallifl held a lead of 2.7HI idir Ihe Senate and one (or the'i.aijmcv in the. Ill-county illoiise--have evoked district out of more (rale ink-rest among the -W.OOO votes cast. One rural constable race a so! Where Votes (Jo will involve voters at I.awn. closeness of Ibis race Si-nler lorecasl Counally would upon where liberal lm-> I carry Taylor Cou.ny by a 3-1 i p.id Mayor Dallas Perkins' voles nargin, while said Ihevi'igo. 'loth Halliff and l.alimer arc: :ias been a big surge lo considered conservative migh and the liberal candidate jae.d both have Inns records in the would upset Ilic Fort Worth al-h.egislalure, liatliff for nearly 12 torney and former Secretary of I years and l.alimer for in. If a the Navy here. sizeable majorily of Perkins Senlcr said he expected that voles in Taylor Counly should Ihere arc votes cast, Con-Sgo to fellow Taylor Counlian l.at- nally will gel about 11.000 of them.' Hi' said Connally campaign work- ers been functioning on a precinct level ill trying to get out e vole. 'Marked Shift' In tin- first, primary Connally got .1.IMS voles in Taylor County, with luph Air I'm-ce officials. IhaHas :lre pi.rtncrs m tne ven there would be "a conlimialion of, Ihe latter is v.te pHj.ic.uit. Dan be the man- jaclivilies as usual at Dyos duvingiof Ihe company. o[ new [licioryt but at the construction period." j The DillinKhams purciiasai thcijne samc timc roiain his in- electrical -m 111H( be active in Trend SECTION A Oil nowj SECTION B Womcn'i news Obituaries Comlei Radio-TV (091 TV Stout firm MWI, 8, 9 ompared lo I.29S for YarbOroush. was second lo Marshall l-'ormby, who carried the county with votes. was last the six-man field in Taylor Counly. Webb claimed there has been "a mniki'd shift" since the first nry. ineUidiiii' six by an outright maji.nly. while Lalimer carried four. Lalimer is forecasting majority of voles for him in seven of the 13 counties hue. Attorney Raleigh Drown held a .cad of 1.4IB votes over In- surance Don Norris in the first primary, to 2.71H) in a five-man race. Twn of Ihe three defeated men laler threw Iheir lot in wilh Norris. Write-in candidates Oris Harhei In oilier stale races in Ihe lirsl and William Mills are opponents primary, Preslon Smith held n for Ihe constable job. Tit! IS wide margin 1 n thc governor's race wilh voles, to (ot James Tuc- was nn thc ballot in Ihe first primary, bill n number o caudidnlcs were written in. Decide Election (An editorial) Texas Df-niiKT.ils go lo the polls tomorrow in thc party runoff election. The decisions they will make are of more than usual importance. Because tney are, they should be written by a large vole, not by a minority in a light turnout. It is trile to say, but it is nil the same incredible that everyone with the opporlunily to vote will not inform themselves and exorcise that right. We urge all to east Iheir ballots tomorrow. The lines arc clearly drawn Saturday in each race between a conservative and a liberal. The signifi- cance of this is that the conservatives in each in- slance afford the best assurance thai we can have efficient government with economy. The Reporter-News endorses these conservative candidates in Saturday's election: For governor, .John Connally of Fort Worth. For lieutenant governor, Preston Smith of I.nb- bock. For attorney general. Waggoner Carr of l.tihbock. For coiigressman-at-large, Joe Pool of Dallas. For state representative, Place 2, R4th (Taylor Raleigh Brown of Abilene. Interviewed separately by Reporter-News Washington can. Col. (i. W. Call. of Operations for the Air Force, said thai il .s often not necessary anvraft about families also will move to Abilene from the Kansas town be the lype planned al Dyess. The ruiuvay is to be widened! "l to 300 feet, with to stabilize greatly slrenglhened keel to h.-'lha; number at here. WEATHER built in Ihe cenler section. i To be Call said thai when similar Work I with exposed was undertaken at the will face S. 41st St., a Kan., base, aircraft operalei! onislreel that forms the south boim s nsr.VRtMKNT OF COMMKK( WKATHKR iWrnllirr >lnp, I'age 5 AM> (Radius site Scae.cred th mderstornis w -......iiotin and Pirllv c Friday sml s.uirdu hiilh IS. Ldw r near NOIlTli CENTRAL Tb V [uiuly Kiiday. Scattered IhuiidersUtrmi i r generally fair. the jiniitunl U'lnperatuit' eltalifies. HiKh TKXAS: Clear It] I Salui'daj. No the runway in the morning hours and construction w-as carried out dary of Cooper High School. A railroad siding from the Abilene Southern Railroad already i s If this split day situation is not located at what will be the rear adaptable at Dyess, aircraft may] sent to a nearby base until the concrete construction is com- pleted. Call said. That would last far only "a lew he esti- mated. Hurleson suggested might be economical for the Air Force to construct a second run- way at Dyess. Air Force officials told him 'ihid had been consider- ed but rejected. 1 j Discipline Waning