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Alamogordo Daily News (Newspaper) - December 18, 1960, Alamogordo, New Mexico
Benton Ark. It Jpn a derailed freight car exploded at the of tras Koort saturday injuring 17 persons and forcing temporary evacuation of the town. The blast shot flames 1.500 feet into the air. It was followed by a fire and mushroom Cloud of smoke which you if toe seen for Miles. The fire was under control late saturday night but i re nun said it might bum in a it a a s. Vientiane Laos m the vector a ois pro was tam gov a Romant of Laos a Pardasi a recovery program saturday for Thlu ruined capital City ire de from Law test troops actor d al ree Day Batto. London Cir emperor Rafie 5 Ai in returned in a Timph to a capital of Addis Ababa saturday. Leaders of the abortive Palace revolt in eth Dipia were in Porto to have fled exr for Tus arrival. Seme May Bave com gritted suicide. Cabinets a town 0�f� own postmaster general j. Edward Day vice president of Prudential life insurance co., for Western operations 46. The average age is 47.3 years. Kennedy a press Secretary Pierre Salinger said he had checked figures Back to the William Mckinley administration and the new Cabinet will be the youngest of this Century. Previously the youngest was Woodrow Wilson sat 49.9 years and the oldest was Mckinley s at 61. President Eisenhower s Cabinet averaged 56.6 years when it took office in 1953. Kennedy a brother Robert will be the youngest Man to serve in the Cabinet in the 60-Odd years Salinger checked. The most Youthful Cabinet member previously in this period was George g. Cortelyou who was 40 when he became Secretary of Commerce and labor under Theodore Roosevelt. Ala i Faiia a a a a tout Ger Lunini sunday Dee. In Ikse Psi Landerson progressing satisfactorily Albuquerque it Jyh p. Anderson Del reported ?4rg Fily and is expected to leaser from an Albuquerque monday of tuesday. Andersen. 65, a bad a Tiev com tron for several Chi Bumas fim the Holiday season really moves into full swing when the new Mexico school for the visually handicapped present their annual Chri Mas concert at 3 1 5 today in the school auditorium. Pic lured above of they play left to right Are Ben Lee Manuel Garcia Rondy Dominguez Adolfo Avila Donald Joe Herbert Gleason Sally Sena Dorothy Sena Emelia Herrera and Vicky Trujillo. Staff photo Christmas pageant is planned a musical Chri Mas in a it int a the greatest g it of will in a feature o the Evenin vat it i ship service Ltd Ichih Ltd Baptist Conn h the program. 1� be pres ii de by the adult inter mediate a Rel Junior choir of the Church under direction of l. W a a a Toke will i an to 7 of clock it the Church auditorium. The Public is United to Atli al. Mrs or Rock wih serve narrator for tax or mutation. Pal Henderson will in Orgard it an i Mirry Dell Wade pianist. George i kiss will offer the evening prayer for the sen ice which will open with congregational singing of traditional Christmas carols. The program includes a god so love i the work a a adult choir a away in a manner Junior choir a Gloria in act Bis Quot in a my Lial chair a the shall fwd i it we i aides to a come and a Tel a up a intermediate a adult Cut us a lilt i p you Heads Yemi it gales Quot adult choir a a Sweet. Leave the git of Glt a adult choir a hallelujah chorus Quot wailing Wall continued a Rorn Page one 4552a cute Pup seeking a Good Home i1 the seven wet is old property of the c. H Jacksons with 11v it on the Alamo materials co. Property South of first Street. The dog is a male half pekingese a n d half Fox terrier Brown and White. The Jacksons have no plume so if you want in. Mius ii have to drive by we be seen him and he a cute last Call Jaycee president Jim Shock by has announced that the Jay cacs will out Forth their final Foit to Ell a he fruit a a a they have on monday night. Jaycees will meet at the armory at 5 30 and form teams for the sales Effort. The proceeds from their sales will go to pay off a debt incurred in sponsoring their intermediate baseball teams this past summer and they d appreciate a Sale. When they Call you la know that it is an Effort to serve the youth of the City. And we might suggest that if you Don t care for a fruit cake it might be Well for you to give them a gift toward lifting their Mort Gage. Incidentally they plan a Complete Public accounting when this monday night Effort is oct. Plane hits Snowbank in Boston Boston v a american \ rime 707 Tel wii5wl into i Snow Ark Ai ionian infer nation al Airport saturday after Landing Ltd a to gift from Jos Angeles. The an to it author to said none of the 1 0 persons aboard was injured. The big plan. Had travelled a it 0.000 feet on Tine 10,000 foot a Amway and As the Pilot Lowed it d it in a veered Ute into the it a. Embark. The pm crier. Wen taken off Ami driven to tic terminal in buses. The Airport was closed temporarily so that the plan Coul i be removed from the Snowbank. Turkey shoot slated today the local group of the new Mexico state mounted patrol and Otero count it wildlife 5s us elation will hold a Turkey is toot beginning at 8 30 . Today. The shout will in held on the Otero county wildlife association Range East of Tularosa on tin Ruidoso High was division i Cluck open sight Peep sight 6-Jiovver Srope and under 6-Power scope and Over running Deer target still tar ret trap shooting and also Pis tol shooting. Members of tin mounted patrol in this area Are attending classes each wednesday night with Hoover Wimberly head of the local state police i charge classes Are held in the various methods of police work also a first Aid course is being instructed by state police officer Richard de Baca. For classified ads Call he 7-7170 Ruffy this police court s sentence appealed a police court it entente of 30 Days in jail to Walter v. Add ins on charged with that was i it Leah Ltd saturday morning and howl for Adamson was continued al $5o by judge Wyatt Aik in in other police court hearings. Bobbed Sanders paid a $100 Fine on a charge of driving while intoxicated reduced to reckless driving and Nixon Wesley Lowell also was fined $100 on a driving while intoxicated charge. Woman cont Ltd from Page one ported in critical condition saturday night t. 1 was so dazed i did not feel any pain. Then later i woke up in the Hospital. I do Hope Joseph Ami i wont have to stay away from the children too Long. We arc germans from Yugoslavia. Welu ivc lived i Ere since 1945 when nov a re it a Poi i from you Jet via Joseph is a a teletype Mechanic employed with the German Post 1 work it a textile factory. It k tragic we Are in Hospital but Miank god we Are alive i won Ler if 1 Wall go a i out All i Light for Christina in youth Center is on of a or Community recreation and welfare services. Its there Localise a lot of pimple like you work for our i tub d fund. So when a Campaign Leader asks you pitch a crash Havana Ltd it Avance to go Pemmant controlled newspaper in closing after Satur aay night s edition. A lengthy front Page fans Well editorial gave no reason for the shutdown except to say Avance employees Are needed elsewhere in a revolutionary Santa says Here a gift anyone on your Christmas list will enjoy. Continued from a be one task to identify them a said a police official. Mayor hens Jochen Vogels tid Only two Ink pics of German v idioms had been Ideal Imd late saturday night Alt Tough 31 charred bodies have been recovered from amid he wreck age of the plane Ami Streetcar. Police firemen and it. S. And German army units still were working to extinguish smouldering fires and clean up the wreckage. A 24-year-old German girl who suffered severe Burns told doctors the sea of flame from the plane and a broken Gas for the United states Quot he main swept Over Busy Bayer added. A like the end of the United nations n. Y. V ser rotary Giti eral Dag Hammarskjold charged saturday i. A int that the soviet bloc is carrying on a continuing Campaign of misrepresentation again to the u. N. Congo operation ii it an a fort to Force i resignation. New York of a a Fop Tod Oral aviation official said today indications Aro that one of the two pianos involved in the world s worst air disaster May have been off course. Military continued from rage one St r a ssi at least 16 persons were known to in in the Hospital with severe injuries. Several were in critical condition. They included motorists dragged from blazing automobiles drenched with gasoline. Many others Wero treated for minor injuries. A them arc so Many legs and bodies still Aboul in is impossible to say How Many Wen killed a a put it lice official said. The plane with the exception of a Wing and tin Tail was destroyed. Police said that soon after the crash flames stretched 100 Yards and shot Iso feet in flu air. M was the second plane disaster to affect a great City in two Days two planes collided Over new York City Friday and fell on different sections bringing death to 137. The government charged that two u. S. Embassy secretaries were implicated in the Case and expelled them along with another embassy employee identified As Robert neet. The four defendants dressed in Blue prison uniforms denied the charges from the of Tiv Ait stand. The engineers saw they living built 6<>en hired to repair Sony electronic equipment in neets apartment w Luch was located in the same incl Diing As Tecc communist chinese a it nay. I Anjule. In Santa Clara another tribunal Mic a cd Dio Sado Martinez Hernandez to death by a firing squad for participating in a Dee. 8 plot a it Hijack a cuban Airliner and Force the Pilot to Fly the plane to the United states. Four men already have been executed on the same charges. No Date was set for the Martinez execution. Burglars Don t want i Little boys and every Tang is insured with menger i insurance Agency dial he 7-0636 913 new York ave. Alamogordo new Mexico a Vav put sir Torst Woolfo Simmie wow a s vial a of it Sun a a St Sim r�8ti. Al Max Imam he sign a. Vyv i Quot a i k we Obi hot in to Ouist Wiit y air sum la ism it. A can Tofu Lound Athis \ a a xxx ii win v. Vav n 0ost< t5 a a 36 months to pay Wapl v y a it a no Money Down a amp a Fence co. Christmas Sale 20% discount 1imitfd time 0n1y Chain link fences a so Wood and under Block Don t delay Call today 719 tenth Street dial he 7-6830 prizes drawing 4 p. M. Dec. 24th Register free All week dec. 19 thru 24 two electric steam Irons one electric clock under new management open 6 Days a week free c o f f e a watch to while you Wash or dry we do it you do it 30 machines 6 dryers no waiting farm buy c e us Norwitt White Sands laundry next Deer to Quimbey s restaurant South Pennsylvania Avenue i transistor radio a 6 transistor a carrying Case a earphone sit a Battery Complete ready to play regular s349s both r0uand drug stores open till 9 . Every Nite far your shopping convenience now a 23 88 a i 1 Rolland drug no. 1-921 new Yerk he 7-2120 a no. 2-Ioni and Cuba he 7-7150 electric clothes dryer you give her More time for the family and for other activities when you give her a work saving electric clothes dryer. It al the work and worry out of clothes drying. Automatically and when Yon choose a electric dryer pm Ivy hrs a cleaner easier better clothes drying. Because univ an electric dryer dries with heat that a Flain Eless Fumei Ess and Sunshine clean. It never yellows or fades clothes. And Only an electric dryer provides True precision heat control that a Safe for even the dainties fabrics. See your local appliance dealer soon. Give her the Best. Give Bei an electric clothes i Kar c1ak1, District manager
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