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18 Dec 1960

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18 Dec 1960

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Alamogordo Daily News (Newspaper) - December 18, 1960, Alamogordo, New Mexico Thirty years demanded for America %. 4 i Saily nisus \ volume 65�?no 299 Alamogordo new Mexico sunday december 18, 1960 20 Paki a Price i of l ailing plane crash kills 11 students laugh lines at Chri Enias Many a child would like something to separate the men from the toys. Old debt its a Small world Ami there Are still some mighty Fine Ami honest people left in it recently m fact Only a few Days ago a Ltd woman received a h tier from a lady in pres Volt. Ark. The message was Quot in March of 1930 i moved away from your place m la Lur owing you Tome rent. At that time i did not have it. I Don t remember jut. How much it was but it was $8 or s9, i believe. I am sending a Money order for $10, to pay that debt. I am ashamed i did t have it to pay sooner. Wishing you Good health. I am. Quot and the letter was signed. The i a Luz lady had to Strain her memory to get around to j recognizing the incident and it she had never heard from the writer he would have n i none tin worse off but a Fel lows conscience sometimes Lias strange control. Sharp kids i. A \ i-1rst graders Are pretty Sharp. At one of the schools the teacher asked her first Grade class the question Quot what would it of do if it were Christ Mas and you did no to have Money to buy presents for your family Here Are some of the Sample answer Quot i d Cash a Quot i d take it out of my Quot i d ask Santa Claus for presents for Quot i d ask Santa Claus for Money to buy presents for Quot i d borrow some Money from some of my Quot i d do some work for Mother and she d give me Quot i d get a Job Selling Quot i d write a letter to grandma and Tell her to Send me some these arc Only a Sample most Allol them were real cute aircraft hits loaded Streetcar Munich Germany Ltd it a a u. S. Air Force transport plane carrying american students Home to c Hristea holidays in in glance crashed into the heart of historic j Munich sat Dav strewing i flaming wreckage Over a Street full of shoppers police estimated Between >0 and 60 persons died. Resides the 11 vacation hound College students the seven Mem tier Crew of the two engine con Vair and an american civilian passenger perished when the plane Abo ered a a if a Church Steeple and plummeted into a j loaded Streetcar j the students who attend d i tie University of Maryland s Junior College in Munich ranged in age from 16 to 21 years old l laughing and joking they had taken off Only minutes is fore from Munich Tiem Airport to join their service families Ini England Lor the Holiday v Aca t ten. Police estimated at least a i Persona either aboard the Streetcar or passing by died i when the giant Plant engulfed j the trolley with flames 150 feet High. The death toll May not be known for Days. A the bodies Are nothing inn charred pieces making it an almost impossible observing the Golden year in scouting cub pack 144, sponsored by Heights p to is pictured As members planted a non bearing Mulberry tree sat of Day m Irving a a part of the conserve Tion protect t Corn their 50th Anniet Sory word. Cub master Charles Hall Frank san Giovanm pack committee Man and mrs Otto Goerish Mother for Den 3, assisted them in planting at the Heights school Campus t staff photo Lone survivor in new York crash Dies of injuries new Cabinet completed Palm Beach Fla. Ltd it a pre Rilent elect John a a iils Ray Ltd Ltd a plated an act ent on Yout i Moinet Satur Day i it a electing i of of Geles insurance a Felt univ i.�1 War i Day for Post Muster getheral. I he c Abinet choices average 4 7 year it of age the lowest of the 20th Century. Kennedy himself is 4. Day is 40. Will Day i v his Tirb Ken no a by stood beneath a Coconut Palm on the Sun splotches Patio of the Kennedy Home i i it told a news conference it a great pleasure to hav it a Man with a distinguished it a reer in government and business take Over the Laig est business in the world. The Post office department he noted in More than 300,01 0 employees and a $ i.8 billion budget. Both Kennedy and Day stressed a determination to improve the efficiency of the postal serve e. Neither would commit himself at this Point to restoring twice a Day postal deliveries i i is the Complete 10-Man Kennedy Ahmet m the order of Fth selection Secretary of i health i Dan at Ion and v Elfare Law Abraham a. Ribic off of it narc tip us 30. Secretary of Commerce gov. I either i i m of Fig f3 the inter in or Ohles. Rep. Concert notes we have a very Nice letter from mrs h a. Bowling expressing her gratitude for publicity we gave the band and their concert she commented that the concert had the larg Cost crowd she had Ever seen at a school concert and also that the crowd was Well pleased evidently with the performance. We appreciate such notes. There a one More request. Though and that n to g i v c publicity to the next per Orin 4.iucc its handels in he presented by the High f school chorus and or Fliestra on dec. 21. We re sure you la enjoy that one too. And Well plug it right along. It s a girl it s a girl for or. And mrs. Cubia Clayton for Marly of Tularosa. The Young miss was bom dec. 7 at St. Joseph s Hospital in Albuquerque and weighed in on Ai rival at six pounds three ounces. She has been Given t h e name of Mary Michelle. Word comes to us that mis. Marie Kyllo is in Gerald Champion memorial Hospital after becoming ill Friday. We wish her a speedy recovery see crash Pago 5 catholics Are hit by Castro Havana r prime minister Fidel Ijiro Agam Union shod a it Wrath on if cat Lillie Church saturday with an acc a tin a hat Quot some priests Quot m Cuba encourage t Iso murder of an eminent Otto tals in a i a promised t o purge Cuba judicial system critic to no it for tailing to adapt to the involution. He thundered that he will throw out bad judges. I he bearded pm inc minister pout out in fury m a 31.-Iiour oration at a Hor rally held alter Init right he ordered i big military Parade Tell Jan. 2 Manuel Cardinal Arteaga in Hirra and Sonu retired at. 81, was called a Judas. I in ugh a Cardinal beads the Church Hierarchy in Colm Viii privately has vows i not to exaid before the regime Castro saw the Cardinal went to he presidential i alarm dining tip old lemme of Ful Actu to Bat i is a Quot to Exchange the i of Zikias with the Moody die a i. Aid some priests a Mirve i cad i d really daring extremes in t h c i r counterrevolutionary activities encouraging terror ism a it Mirage j i i pm or ugh. Own As a Matt i of officials if the a it von Canaiy gov eminent encouraging the Crim Iii 11 h a us s of i ishm . Ca tro indicated he would like i of avoid conflicts with the Lush saying Quot we Hope they will recon Uler that they become aware they Are making a mis ,Ak�-.�?� Quot allow me to remind you archbishops that one command men of god is not to lie a he Aid. New York tyr Quot i lie utile it of close a a eyes and went of to v wats the Way the Hospital a it Ortell that 11 year old Stephen Baltz Dud at 1 pm. Saturday now the lad is with 83 other w o Rote a Leek Icax a a Jet on a journey to death. Only the fax a a came out alive to m tin Merci Dile wreckage w hich Lay in a let i Rig by ook Lyn Marcel alter Eola pm Eri Dav with another plane in the worlds worst air acc Lent. Each moment the red haired Vum Ester Clung to Limo was a Moi in of Triumph. In meth ivwh�4 us Apitai in Liiv Oklyn us prayers were Mam that hot we it uhf , that he would survive the dreadful Burns Over 80 per cent of ii Udy thai i broken wine Koukl one Day mend. Clinging to to get were his distraught or. And mrs. William Baltz of Wilmette Iii. A who stayed near him praying that the wonders of science add Medicine As Well As the boy a will we july save him. In the Lorrang -24 hours after the crash there was a Light note of optimism As the ital reported Ilia. Quot he has woman survives crash relates plane disaster dog gone i dog lost and one Oiler it a adoption make up the. Pet listing. A mrs a Enkins who lives on it it co drive is missing her Black White male Fox terrier Arv ing to the name of Lias 1>een gone since Day night and a Reward is to for his return. Hie Jen phone number is he 7 wailing Wall. Page s editors note _ Thea Schneider 24, an employee in a Munich textile factory sur. Vived with severe Burns saturday when a u. S. Air Force transport plane crashed in the heart of the bavarian capital and slammed into the Streetcar in which she was Riding. Here she tells of the disaster from her Hospital bedside. By Thea Schneider As told to tire associated press Munich Germany us a we had Ike a stepping for Christ toddler takes no chances with Santa i 11 \ t k a t h it Montanaro a Ventur a my four Yum old was t Tako a any chances on missing Santa to Laus. She Poppi al out of he Satur Day push i bin Cove Riig Ironi a Brick Healing flue no longer used and per Rcd Down us Chimney a was looking i11 Santa Claus a a Sih related after Ward. I to Ink i a the to up of his hat. So i went Down after it Tom it a a squad it it of a a cinch half an hour to get tier owl. T in experience left Law Rutx a Tudtud Bui disappointed that Santa seemingly melted into the air. Kathy was in a second hour hed room Dun it All Start a. Her Mother t Arel a Arak ing the bed and did no to it it Kathy move the it overling a piece off in la it to i Stmard Sci nig the purpose Tempo rain ily. Once aware of what bad Jap let enc Ltd mrs. Montanaro Illey to the opening1�?15 by 18 inches and then nine loot below so ii att a Kathy Lin Hue bad teen scaled Oil at line inst floor level. Mas for the children. My bus a baud Jok pm and i were Sturzl i Rug in i3ic second ear o4 tiie no. 10 troll go. Suddenly 1 11 never forget it a there was a terrific bang. Then there was sudden Sik tip. Ail it a horrible a Bias us yellow Sulphur tire until the doctor told me later. 1 never knew that it was a plane which had struck our Streetcar. We had bearded the no. 10 at Stachus Square la Busy int tar Section Uit in heart �>1 Munich. I done to quite know Tew Ltd my we Iliad been Riding along peace Tully chatting rut i will never forget that awful yellow Light blinding me. It a like a giant fist i was thrown out from the aisle Ltd a the platform at the rear of the ear. Sow a Ihly i Monk it Minisi has by ii my Luisi bail grabbed me and pushed me from the car. My Slacks were burning i i Tumah l through he smoking a Laming do Bris. 1 Dunn t realize Wivart had happen a. Iut wanted to escape to save mgt Lite. As i went Ltd a trying to get. Away from the flames 1 re new Intel Joseph we we re somehow separated in us chaos. I screamed for him. Sikli Only i saw several men by my Side. They Tux a me on the ground and roiled them so Ives on top of me to put out the flames. 1 heard Oik say Quot she is burning i Din to remember exactly w hat i Trio ought at he time. I i to ugly t most of ��?��?�sent., Walt it had Nav Tel a it lung for and la pad that they had t burned to Cindra. Tik ii 1 Krow i thought of Joseph. 1 looked around and thank god i saw Lum being put on a Stretcher. I was very Happy because 1 knew he Wao All right. The husband was re see woman Page 5 Stew n to a response and a is hoped that this pr�-4rcss will 1 he be to my by Teave. Well c0r4aincd and or it it of the attn it lug do a tors. Tih a in Lau morning there w a is feverish act my by it jux tor and nurse i. The tension of de Teim Nied a Opl it embraced in a la it ing communicated itself to Hospital personnel. At 1 ., Stephen lost the Battle. A weeping Hospital worker Huntly Abl it to control her voice said a the Little boy doomed his by is Aiki went to sleep a i itt father came to speak with new Smen. The tears shed m tin privacy of the boys room were gone now. Controlled bravely William Raltz said his son a dead. Thera was More to say. Quot i appreciate very ii Hsii that a item Ion and kindness of the 1kxple of tip City of new York thu police department and fire department Wen Superb. The Effort to save my son arum us work done Here in Mett exist Hospital was simply tic Mot tier was i ulcer Seda Tion in a private re it a of uie lit spit a 1. The Burns Ami bruises contributed to death but a Hospital spokesman reported that 11� major cause a extensive Haim damage in the lungs. Of no rth t Ato Lina 62 Secretary of the a of Arizona. 4<> 5�j< Refery of stat Rockefeller foundation 31. Secretary of defense Robert s. Ident of the for a motor co. 44. Secretary of . Arthur j. Counsel Fot the al Cio. 32. Secru tary of agriculture. Gov. Man of Minnesota 42. Secretary of the i Treasury Douglas do i Secretary of state. 51. Attorney general Robert f. Kennedy of Kennedy. 35 the youngest. See Cabinet Page s sir War i i l Dall Dean Rusk president of la Mcnamara pres go Jln Lberg. Spca Ial Orville l. Free Las Dillon Unbro ther America s Airpower retarded by apathy Kitty Hawk n. C. <4v-america�?Ts firs4 military aviator Speal org at Ceres ties her it Commemorac i in the 57 than Biven Sarv of tip a Wright Brothers i Light it a in a sat Uday that Unur Ica air own or has held Back by apathy. Maj. Gen run Jam d. Fou piano yields quite a haul London a a tums working on a piano in a Chatham bar found the following inside three Sailor hats a Soldier s Belt 4 Beer glasses 10 pennies an old Sandwich and 8 bars of Candy. In is we flew a Wright plane in 1910, said Quot it always that the people we arc in 1lu,s flying by Iru it is must keep Edu a a at Iii the it of the nation to talk Imp Tancic of constant Progress in the science of an it naut a Quot there is too much apathy on tin part of to a Many i a Ltd plot about tin in ski Lor maintaining our leadership Kaiui for remaining m the forefront in the develop Mem of advanced types of air Craft and spacecraft North Carolina nov. A other h it Klucs and other state and Federal of Okriak were among tin Small crowd which Gath red at tic Wright Brothers memorial a up kill Devil Hill at 10 30 a in., marking the exact tune of the first heavier than air flight m 1903, some of the air fore most Modem Plains How Over tie spot win re the Wright a rotifers Experiment Tel Ami Tsien mail it their powered 1 ugh. A a Vav $275,000 visitors Center and admin Iii rat Ion Buhling want a Tolu aus during the ceremonies near the ii get where the Wright malt Hub soar a for 12 so Kong Lover the Sands of a Wiki swy a in Luger of land Olf the Noi Dii Carolina coast. Milita court ends Havana in tary r a it Urt saturday a implied the Epir nage trial four americans accused in Yin a Gnu the i Lavano a a fit is of red China s n e Hina news Agency. Fire f idea Castro regime demanded 30-year prior sentences for All four. T h a court said it will announce its verdict monday. The four i ail a no sept. 15, Arr Eustace Dan not A mechanical Engineer from balt nor my. Edmund k. Taransky 30, an a Lert Cal in mar from a w York City Damn i l. Cir Wal 42, also an a a run Rry rigid my a from East so he or n y. And Mario Nodi a a dance instructor and a Tiona Livori i s citizen who for Merly Herl in Newyl it re City. I he were formally j a a hat cd wit i Quot crime Aganet. The to Ahtty of the and specific aft accused of setting wiretaps m the new China new Agency offices allegedly to learn about a Trade treaty and t a it establishment of a lilo Matu relations Between Cuba Art i a Tel China. V it pro its Ltd Cuylor la. Fumando Flores to it let the court the Castro to Irno w what he called generous with a he defendants in asking 30-year terms. A Oln the unit i states they would have been con Lem tied to the a Jet ii a hair Quot Flores said. Quot they win committing it spot Sra military Page 5 mrs. Cleve services set serves will but hell m the Fri t b it Ptim Hureh of a to my tomorrow at 10 . For mrs. Angie Lydia Cave 84. Of Elk n m., who died Friday m the Carl it bail or. Cleve was born nov. 11, 1876 in dripping Springs tex. Shot earn to Etc in 1878 where the a a led with her family on Elk ram in the 16 Springs Are a she was married to Bernard Buti Cleve on april 22, 1894 it Leve Prece ded her m death March 26, 1913. Mrs. T Leve owned and Ltd a crated the Elk store and a the past postmaster of tits Elk list c4 tick. She was a member of tiie fat in Artesia. Officiating at the services will in Rev. S m Morgan and Rev. Bill Claterbaugh Bur al will be. In South bark cemetery next to her husband unit la a the direction of Paul funeral Horn in Artesia. Mrs. It to a a a is it or tved by a a no son Orts f. Cleve Elk three a Tigglers might a Kathe Ruu eve Elk or Rufus Hurshel paso and mrs m l. Norton Ros Well Ltd a brother w j. Hendnix Alamogordo Nuu grandchildren and 16 great i a i a Auldren paste arcs will be grand Slid dry a and1 honorary pallbearer a will a her Many friends. Holiday Effort Alamogordo 20-30 club is sponsoring Goodwill Christmas food baskets. Left to right Are Ray Jones Bill Brown Jodie Weist and Don Roberts. Anyone who would like to contribute cans of food for needy persons May Call he 7-5502 or he 7-0403 and their donation will be picked up. Baskets will be distributed to families before Christmas staff photo has chorus orchestra offer Messiah Alamogordo High school s and combined Wilt resents a cd Liou. To Ixia Handel s Quot Messiah wednesday right at 8 In Tju High school gym. George Otto vocal music director. Will conduct the chorus and orchestra overture and pastoral symphony will in oct suited in Jack Irwin Urcin it to a first Rutur. Mrs. A a mat eth bin Der will Pru Vuto uie i us it a Compa mmunts. Suu its Wall be Sung by Cathy Maloney Helga Ixl i Ai Noviski Nancy Edgar Engette Lutze Judy Johnson Dean Harrington and Blip hmm us. Board votes for budgets Santa be 14�?new Mexico a Board of educational finance vote saturday to a record mod College by get a Hgt from slate funds totalling $27,-463,143 for the coming Bien mum state Money requests for the states seven a a a Liege and universities total $13,058,877 for the 1961-62 fiscal year and $14.-404,266 for the 1962-63 fiscal year. The recommendations will go to the 1961 legislature convening Jan. 8. They compare with actual operating budgets totalling $11,122,-173 m 1959 60 and $11.1 07,495 for flu current year be executive Secretary William f. Mcconnell said. In addition the be will seek a biennium total of $1,600.222 for the three state financed special education institutions deaf school in Santa be. School for the \ usually handicapped at Alamogordo and Northern new Mexico state school at al Rito. This brings the total for the state financed educational institutions to $29,063,365 for the coming two year in rid. Weather fan today with slowly rising daytime temperature. High to Day 50, Low tonight 34, High Tomlin Row 51

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