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Abilene Reporter-News, The (Newspaper) - November 10, 1970, Abilene, Texas "WITHOUT OR WITH OFFENSE TO FRIENDS OR FOES WE SKETCH YOUR WORLD EXACTLY AS IT 90TH YEAR NO. 150 PHONE 673-4271 ABILENE, TEXAS, 79604, TUESDAY EVENING, NOVEMBER 10. 1970 PAGES IN TWO SECTIONS lOc SUNDAY Auoeiottd Preu CHARLES DK GAULLE AND PRESIDENT EISENHOWER former French president Is dead in 80th year De Gaulle Is Last Of Great War Leaders to Die F.y THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Charles de Gaulle was the last of the (our great World War II Western allied leaders to die. President Franklin Roosevelt died at the age of 63 April 12, shortly alter he started his fourth term in the presidency. Joseph Slalin died at the age of 7.1 on March 5, while continuing to rule the Soviet t'nion with .in iron fist. Sir Winston Chun-hill, the llntish prime mini-tcr during the war and in the early died at the age of 90 on Jan. 21, 10 years after his retirement. Chiang Kai-shek, the fifth World War II ally, led Chinese resistance to Japan during the war and helped found the United Nation1; with the other four afterward. He celebrated his S-lth birthday Oct. 31. Chiang governs Formosa, where he fled the Communists in 1913. Nixon io Attend Memorial Service KKY niSCAYXK, FI.i. (AP) The Florida White House announced today President Nixcn will fly to Paris Thursday to attend a state memorial service for Charles rie Gaulle in the Cathedral of Notre Dame. Nixon issued a statement mourning De Gaulle ar.d describing his death as "a loss cot only for the French nation but for all mankind." As president of France. De Gaulle, went tn Washington in for the funeral of President John F. Kennedy. American Generals Returned to Turkey ANKARA, Turkey (API Two U.S. Army generals and a Turkish colonel returned to Tur- key from Soviet Armenia today, three weeks after their light plane landed 12 miles acro-s the border and they wire interned. The Turkish Foreign Ministry said the men were "healthy and All Indicators Up Al 4ih Hour End Industrials were up M, transportation was up .77 ar.'l utilities were up 1.05 at the end of founh hour trading Tuesday on the New York Slock Ex- change. The New York Com- posite was up .10. Volume was 9.329.000 shares. reported the Abilene office of Schneid'.T, Kernel and Hick- nun Inc. NEWS INDEX Business EdiTrnsIs Po Gbitucn'es Srv-ris Tn Yrur G TV Lrq 6A 5A 10A 5-BB 4B 2B 5A ris....... 63 3.4A Hfcllh 5A 7B 5 .........33 in good shape." Tass, the Soviet news agency, said the generals' U.S. Army pi- lot also was released and would fly back their six-scat, tw.n-cn- pne plane as soon as weather permitted. A Foreign Ministry source said Turkish and S-iviet gener- als and civilian officials nego- tiated at the border town of Ki- zilcakcak for nine hours, pre- sumably working out details of the release. The officers were freed at 7 a.m. and were driven In 40 miles southwest of the Soviet frontier, to take a Turkish military plane '.o An- kara. Kizilcakcak is halfway be- tween Kars nr.d Lenimkan, in Soviet Armenia, where the offi- cers' plane larded and they were held. M-j. Gen. Edward D. Scherrcr. 57, chief of ihe U.S. nilitan imssinn m Turkey, HrJg. Claude M. Mc- Quarrie Jr., K. head of Schrrr- tr's Army section, ard Col. Cev- at Der.li, a Turkish ha'son offi- cer, were inspecting military in- stallations near the Soviet bor- dT on Oct. 21 and were on a flight from Erzunim to Kars. The pilot. Army M.ij. James P. Russell, 42, told cials high winds him to miscalculate his c-nur.-'1. The U.S. goi-crrment conic-n'lcd thu plarc ac-r-As iho bonier. Circulatory Ailment GSdms Dy MORRIS ROSENBERG Associated Press Writer PARIS (AP) Charles de Gaulle is dead in his 80th year. The 6 foot 4 general who led France back from Ihe of World War II defeat and then saved it again from the chaos of 1958, succumbed Monday night to a ruptured aneurism, a circu- latory ailment. His death did not becooic known until today, and France plunged into mourn- ing. Far removed from Ihe mili- tary and polilical battles that memorialized him, DC Gaulle died at hi.s country home in Col- cirbey-'cs-deux-Fglises. where the funeral will be held Thurs- day with a minimum of pomp in keeping with his w.sh. No offi- cial government representative will be prcsen'., but at the same time France will have a day of national mourning wuh simulta- neous services in Nclrc Dame Cathedral and a'l Ihe nation's churches. All the church bells, in France's magnificent cathe- drals and in liny chapels, will peal out Iheir message. A little before 7 p.m. De Gaulle stepped out of his office in country retreat, put both hands below his waist, and told his wife Yvonne, "Oh, how it hurts." He slipped to the floor, and a immediately called the doctor and the Rev. Claude Jaugey, the village priest. Fath- er Jaugey said that when he ar- rived he was hurried to the sec- ond-floor room where he saw De Gaulle stretched out on the floor, fully dressed in a dark suit. Father Jaugey said De Gaulle was not dead, but seemed to be unconscious. "He was suffering the priest said. "I gave him the last riles of the Church. He was a practicing Catholic and I had no hesitation about it." An earlier account reaching Paris had said Re Gaulle was sealed in an armchair wailing for the evening television news- cast when he died. The priest said that when he led Ihe De Gaulle home the for- mer president was dead. Father Jainov ws asked to promise to remain silent. Mrs. de Gaulle, he said, reacted to her his- band's death "with perfect dig- nity. even nubility." the nation's tribute to its longtime leader will ho in ac- cordance with his wishes. "I do not wish a national fu- neral." he said in a document riitecl "No president, no mini.-ters. no parliamentary EATHER U.S. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE. Nitcril WH'fitr itrivci (Wtithfr Map, Pg I B) ARlLENE AND VICINITY UTrri'f TEWPEBATURES l.m. J 'T il .......S....... ,1 r, 31 .........11 11 -n HLJ- 1 -v mr- 17 "rr HO -w 31 t Dp Gaull? was France, IIA committees, no representatives of government organs. Only the French military service may lake part officially N'o speech will be pronounced." His tomb at Colombcy will bear only the mscripuon -Charles tie Gaulle 1890-1970." "My tomb will be there where my (laughter Ann already lies anil where, on" (lay, my wife will he directed. Mrs. de Gaulle crnfinned these wishes in a message todiy In iho Cabinet, which agreed. The newspaper France-Soir used three inch type to an- nounce: "Pc (Jaulle est Mori." Hubert Herman, n Gaullist par- ty deputy [rom Paris, observed: "France today lost part of her wul." A Communist deputy, liene Lamps, commented: "We cann-it remain insensible to this news, no matter what opinion we had on tie policies followed h recent jcars." The news hit Paris as the morning nish hnur was ending. learned of ,t on their car r.-'riios ns they worked through traffic jams. Do Gaulle escaped assassina- tion attempts three limes, and See DE GAULLE. Pp. 2A Earhart, Then and Now? At lefl is a 1035 photo of Amelia Karhart. nolcd aviatrix who disappeared in the Pacific in July 1937 while on an around the world flight. Two ex-Air Force officers claimed Monday that Miss Earhart is alive and living in the U.S. They say the photo at right is of a woman calling herself Mrs. Guy Bolam, who they believe is Miss Enrhart. (AP Wircphoto) The Book on Miss Earhart Woman Says She NEW YOIfK (API A New Jersey woman win a ni.-w book claims is really auatnx Amelia Earhart. believed dead in a Pa- cific plane crash in says she wan'.s id "dcfr.bncate'' the story. Th'- Ixjok. by former Air Force l.t. Col. joe Klaas. din- lords Ihnl the woman calling herself Mrs. Guy Bolam. the former Irene Craigmilc, is the famed flier. her identity secret brrausc of wartime es- p-onace minions lh.it could he "ernbar-assim" to this country. B'lt Mrs. llnlam. who lives in n srnior citizens' rtovcl- opmont n N J said she was c-.illng a cinfercnc" la'er today to disas- sociate herself (rum the "I will be no parly to anything that is she added. Klaas and Maj. Joseph Gcr- vais. a professional investigator of aircraft accidents, say their studies led !hcm to believe that Miss Earhart was captured by tile Japanese in 1937 during a secret mission to photograph Japan's naval buildup. They theorize that she spent the wartime years in the Impe- rial Palace in Tokyo, and was secretly released as pan of a deal that kept Emperor Ihrohito being tried as a war crimi- nal. Gen-ate said he rnn into Mrs. liobm 10 .it a meeting of pioneer filers on Island, ;md snid he noticed n rcsem- M.we to Miss Enrhart. Mrs. llolam, they said, sec pg. aces L-Mvl No.-Malice Intended by Civic Center iu EI.I.IK Q. Enclosed Is a clipping staling Ihe Rroadway play SI1' has been booked for Nov. 12 In Ire Ciilc Center. This Is Ihe same nittit thai Ihe has already scheduled a performance ol Ihe rnldslrnm Guard and Illack Watch at Ihe Isn'l (here a ro- nrtllnating agml In Ahilrne Ilial could Hop Ihirgs such as this? The Rrhah Center wili pronahit money on Ihis rifn ll'.niish Ihry show jchciluleil Ilrsl. Scrnis like a illrly Irlck for Ihe ('Me enlir to pull on A. TlH'ic was :o maliciousness InvolvH. Cnic (Vrl'.r had an iipporlunily n lyxik a p.ic k'ign c f shev.s and had r.o choice ol so they inoV. whnl they coultl jjct." .'aid Shelley Smith, director rf UTllC. "The Civic Center Is a public institution, b'JiH to house amusement for th; communily and with people trying to tiring entertainment to Abilene occasin.-.a'ly iwo shows will be booked simultaneously." Smith feels it's unfortunate both shows fall on Ihe same n'ght. but that we're hcky in have the opportunity to sec eilher groups have discussed co- ordinalmq Ihe entertainment brought IT but decided this wasn't practical, .is would limit the. number of attractions brought here. Q. alwajs bren nfra'cl nl smrplcns since I was a IIHIr kid, b-il kiown just why. Ill Ihrj just or .irr they poisonous? Hli.it should do II jo'j grl hlltrn or slung? Also Is It an old lair lhal Ihcy Irairl In pairs, because II It Is. I Mill hair one lo look oul A. Tliey cl'in'l travel in Mim'-limrou. They 1 k0 to hide in dark, cl-.inn pbu-s like under a rock or in MII c'd shoo The of one species is fatal, hut rr-ir.i' scorpion found in Ihi; area. lethal. If you re chill Ihe billen aiea wilh ice and head for the doctor. o. Of .til ihe dUnrcr suits Illrtl In the t v.hat per cent are liled by Ihe A. S TC'Iy there's a ptnerninent agency thai has records on this, but we d dn't lir.il it. When duorce statistics arc fil'-d v.ilh ihe Bureau of Vilal Statistics they hide who did the filing, so about the only wy to determine Ihis would be a pace by pace search through rxcry duorce filed l.i mry ctHinly of Ihe I'.S. (If those filed In Taylor County, approximately 7i per cent have been filed by the. Q. Wr ciuldn'l pet Wednesday at 3 p.m. rn Ihf TV. Dors Ihis come on each Wednesday cir -Icies It come on alternate woi-ks with another program? A. "McCloud" is one program of n >CPCS called "r'our in One" in which four d ffcre t prcgrams nin for six weeks each. Th" "McCloud" series is over; episodes of "San Francisco International Airport' are now running in i's plrrc. On Dec. 1C. "International Airport" will be replaced by "Night which wll run until "The Psychiatrist" starts on Feb. .1. There's a possibility that "McCloud" may be re-nm, but the network hadn't decided on that as lo Aclhn l.lnr. lltn Ahllrnr, Names ulll nol he used hut must be Oenrd and idrirrstrit I'lrate Include telcphooe nombcri If possible. J-ick Lanrirum. Taylor County officer and Abilene wirkcr, snn'j'.wcc'l h s resignation lo f' the position of law c cnrrni co'irclinatnr for the Wcvl Crrt-al Texas Council N-iv. 21. w I vjcucd Walter Euhanks, f' r.iier Swec-lwaicr win .Mcn-iay annininied his r s frcim ('Oil p'i-1. F.' liANKS liAS accepted a r'.Jlli''n w.th Aii.inlln Junior C-i'.'cgf as director of liie School i Scirnc-. L'lidrum yilimiltci! h i s r-s irr'tmn to Ito; SkagKs and the j-idges-RalciRh Ilrown, Neil Daniel, and Henry comprne the I'linly's jinenile board. IT MILL 111: IT to the board l-i h tc1 ,1 irjilacement for who in IW1 was r.imed Ih: state's OutMandmg Juvenile Officer. He was 4 JACK I.ANDRL'M Iravs post prc'sidenl Ihe State Officers Avn. in I .inclnim b'.-en Ihe c-ounly's jmenle olfuer sinrc Scplrmbcr, and for IS Set LAMMl'M. Pg. U ;