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Alamogordo Daily News (Newspaper) - May 19, 1957, Alamogordo, New Mexico Holloman Dazzles Otero with mighty displays Eias. 1 pm Wmk. In mar �m�4mnmb���, a a. G a Quot a a a. ? a v a a \. Ait a Smi Jacif a 1, it v a a a a my a a it 3t a Agi thousands of Otero county residents lined the Parade ground at Holloman air development Center left for the review of troops which opened armed forces Day open House at the big base. From Early morning until late after noon the crowds witnessed spectacular demonstrations of air Force abilities like the firefighting demonstration right As smoke eaters braved roaring flames around a grounded Jet air plane to make a theoretical Quot save Quot of the Pilot the big miss your paper for rapid service on ail circulation matters be sure to dial he 7-7120 weekdays or sunday mornings. We strive to give our subscribers the Best possible delivery service. Volume 61 a no. 107 a Ili crash trucks which stand by on All aircraft operations at the base Are pouring streams of Carbon dioxide foam from guns mounted atop the cabs while on the ground Asbestos Clad firemen probe the flames for the cockpit of the blazing uk�?T�?T4. A Ajai Vinci Watt by weeping Willie Light Load men arc just the opposite of guns a the smaller the Caliper the bigger the bore. Big show Holloman really did itself proud saturday with the open Housa and All the armed forces demonstrations. It was a much bigger show than most people seemed to be expecting what with All the balloon launching the firing of missiles helicopter demonstrations the firefighting demonstration and sled runs. The people responded too and if we Are any judge of crowds we d say that it was the biggest attendance we have seen on armed forces Day. It was by far the Best demonstration of Holloman we d venture to say of any armed forces Day yet. Open door the weather res led perfectly. As did the clockwork precision with which they got things off yes Torday morning. The Parade presentation of awards and flyover a Al . Did the honors of getting things underway then the location of activities was moved to the North area. This area Isnit open to the Public very much and Many people saw so much of the base they Hadnot seen before. We Felt that the huge crowds were being very Well pleased with what they were Able to see particularly were they impressed with the i Tsile firings. Beau Geste we appreciate the open House gesture end the friendliness of Holloman s people in inviting the Public in to too. Side glances there la be some casualties of the Day however and wed Wager that George Hall has a sunburn on see wailing Wall Page s Alamon re Natlo or tas plane. Less than two minutes after thousands of Gallons of Jet fuel and Gas were ignited for the demonstration the trucks had raced to the scene and knocked Down the Blaze. Staff photos Alamogordo new Mexico sunday May 19, 1957 in a byline of dependability weather weath Ehi High cloudiness at times but mostly fair sunday and sunday night. Moderate winds and warmer sunday. Partly Cloudy and moderately Windy monday. High sunday 86. Low sunday night 56. 30 pages Price 10c no bases open up to Public by the associated a toss bares deadly military fangs oklahoman flee from floods scores of thousands of new mexicans turned out saturday to see some of their nation s mightiest weapons in a a Power for peace armed forces Day. Citizens living near some of the country a most important military installations took advantage in droves of the Chance to see displays of armed might. The emphasis was on guided Tan missiles rockets and air planes at most of the new Mexico installs Tulsa set for worst disaster Oklahoma City. May 8 do la oklahoman by the thousand from the me Iropoli City Tulsa in the North East to Farmers along the a evac tons. Taken together with the Shita River in the South important atomic developments in Tia cd their Homes tonight inc stale they pointed up 1� Citi major flooding a reported Sens and potential enemy alike a a h the strategic importance of new no Tuai a a actions. Mexico a atomic and missiles in Tulsa Oklahoma a second larg Stal latious. J est City was warned it can expect Mcgregor opened the Day was marked by the first Public firing of the Nike from Mcgregor Range in extreme Southern new Mexico. This was watched by an estimated 10,000 persons including go Edwin l. Mechem. See n. M. Bases Pege 6 officials urge strongest u. S. Defense Power Washington May 18 the United states put its military men and machines on display today pointing up the a Power for peace theme of armed forces Day. All across the nation military air and naval bases were thrown open to the Public. In speeches far and wide Pentagon officials uniformed and civilian a bore Down on. The need for Strong de lenses. Center of this 8th annual armed forces Observance was in the nations capital and nearby Andrews air Force base my. Nearly 10,000 troops of All the see officials urge Page 6 the worst flood in history As the rain swollen Arkansas rolled downstream. Tulsa has a population of 240.000. Already brimful and rising steadily the River is expected to Crest at Tulsa tomorrow after receiving a heavy Load of water from the overflowing Cimarron River where the two converge at Keystone 30 Miles West of Tulsa. Eight dead Oklahoma in three Days of torrential Rains has counted eight dead from the storms and uncounted millions of dollars damage. There was t a major Highway in the state that could be travelled without washouts. Three major Bridges and dozens of smaller ones were washed away. Tram service was disrupted by washed out rails. Buses also were slowed Down or halted. As much As nine inches of rain fell in the South Central Section of the state overnight. River Over Banks the Washita River was out of its Banks in the South Central sections from Lindsay where the nine sea flood Page 6 thousands see show of missiles sunburned dazzled b u t contented More than 10,oho Otero county residents today were recounting to their friends and relatives the spectacular sights and demonstrations they witnessed yesterday during armed forces Day celebrations at Holloman air development Center. From Early morning until late saturday afternoon visitors poured in and out of the huge air poised for flight this Matador pilotless air Force missile stirs up huge Clouds of dirt and dust an instant before launch ing so Turnoy during armed forces Day activities at Hollo Man add More than 10,000 visitors witnessed the firing of the big missile and the thrilling Chase by its fi02 Jet escort plane Over the hot desert Sands staff photo modern pioneers to dedicate pipeline Bonitia dream come True hundreds of Sarvi Caman Thair families and their civilian friends in Alamogordo joined in an evening of fun and entertainment under the stirs saturday night. Chamber of Commerce sponsors of the Street dance end Giveaway in Honor of Holloman servicemen termed the festival Avent a huge Success and their opinions were echoed by the tired but Happy airmen who took part in the fun. More than $700 in gift certificates end merchandise was Given away to Lucky airmen. Force base in a steady Stream of cars. More than 7,000 visitors cooked in a broiling Sun for More than three hours in the desert As the military displayed a Galaxy of guided missile Talent and other defense weapons. Heat Waves shimmered off Concrete bloc houses in the North area around the Speed sled test tracks where Holloman concentrated its Saa thousands Page 6 next saturday afternoon a Little a a band of modern pioneers will Gath i fico a Bonito Lake for the Jointer at the la lug Reservoir to strike use of Alamogordo and had. Hands on the completion of a Job initial negotiations were opened Well done. With the . Some four years ago meeting beside a slender Colin and Sun a Cen Ilins years saw diff Der of Concrete stretching away to difficulty surmounted the mountains this handful who j Efon Cut it officially could take dared to dream of Snow pure water ,5 to it Lake and surrounding f., a i i. Land and proceed with plans for the pipeline rated time resulting in first Waters from the soft water rain and Snow fed Lake reaching the Alamogordo system some weeks ago a we Are working in conjunction with the base to plan an approx pneumonia bulletins a jews colonial Heights a. May ii t \ greyhound bus and an automobile Coll irm on a Bridge c contract for the line was let last year and the Job was rushed to completion in less than the Antici in the Cool Interior of this big hangar of Holloman visitors sow dozens of displays of air Force might and science in the Center is a plastic helium filled balloon while at right Ore hanging several of the types of parachutes used in missile and balloon research. For Alamogordo faucets will dedicate with appropriate ceremony the 80-mile Bonito pipeline. Great Day it will be a Day of consummation and of satisfaction on the part of civic and military leaders from the joint Alamogordo ii Olloman Community who will gather for a quiet ceremony. There la be Little fanfare although the Public is invited and teachers of the Alamogordo pub urged to turn out Lor the Cero in schools , a a a a a Duy. Ctr a we a. Doped a a Uroz is May 25. The tumult and shouting m. Art far behind now the Victory 2 rm0uu supporting the school a thing to be Savoured a hurriedly a mini suasion and Board of Educa private ceremony for the official i spanning Swift Creek just Northop dedication saturday a a mayor John Here tonight sending the Buca Holland said yesterday a and we greening into the Creek. Two per Are hopeful that a Large number sons in the automobile were killed of Alamogordo and Holloman rom but there apparently were no sen dents will be on hand for the Gram. Pro ious injury to any passengers. Of the Bush 16 Alamogordo teachers Back education Board firings new York May 18 an elderly woman vat crushed to death today Whan a Thrata Story Brick tenement building collapsed with a terrific Roar on the lower East Side. For years to come. Tion in the recent dismissal of three the dedication has been planned in Chers for some time by officials of the action by the Alamogordo Edu City and base and although Bonito cation association an organization water in reality entered the local embracing teachers of the local system several weeks ago the pub lie dedicatory program will Mark the official Start of the pipeline s use. Returning for the ceremony flown to Alamogordo by the special permission and Courtesy of the . Air Force will be col. Maur school system w As taken in a meeting Friday afternoon a at which no member of the administrative staff was present a and attended by a almost 100 per cent of the teaching officials of the Aea said the meeting a called following at ice Biddle and col. A. D. Mcewen j Tendance of several at a Holloman air development Cen Ter officials during the period pre wednesday night session of the school Board during which a Public ceding and immediately following hearing was held on the dismissal the Purchase of the Southern a of the teachers in question. After discussion of the entire matter on both sides the following Resolution was adopted a Al that we the Alamogordo if found tiie clock digging Laboured elation favor the Uda to Lreh a a4 yer Diatha a Lykens a May 18 up res Cue workers in their second Day education association favor the actions policies and philosophy adopted by the administration and Board of education and desire a continuation of the same procedures in order to assist these groups that we do All in our Power to maintain the highest standards and ethics within our profession and that each of us shall insist of his Peers to Rise above the median of mediocrity for the welfare and Harmony of the total school program and the Community of Alamogordo �?o2. That we Are opposed to pressure groups from any source who be the children teachers or see teachers Page 4 of three buried �5 feet ground by a mine Cavern Mcgregor Range firing schedule Highway 508 formerly Hwy. 33 amp i it Ell City Road will be closed As follows during week 20-26 May monday May 20, open Alt Day. Tuesday May 21, open a Day wednesday May 22, open All Day thursday. May 23, noon-500 . Friday May 24, 8 00 . 400 . Saturday May 25, open All Day sunday May 26, open All Day Manorville n. A May 1� a a Benny Hooper the Quot boy in the Well begged to go Home from the Hospital today but his doctor said Quot a Little spot of pneumonia Quot would keep him there a while the pneumonia report came after Blond Blue eyed Benny 7, had been pronounced in Good condition despite 24 gruelling hours trapped 24 feet Down a freshly dug Welt. At Bay View general Hospital in nearby Mastic Beach Long is land or. Joseph h. Kris told newsmen that a rays had shown a touch of pneumonia on the boy s right lung. Pneumonia had been feared Ever since the Tad was pulled from the Sand last night stiff and cold but still alive. Or. Kris said the boy we i it being kept in an oxygen tent tonight and needed quiet. Earlier the boy had been Lively and ate his first solid food a bowl of Cereal and reminded his father truck Driver Benjamin or that he wanted a toy automobile for his birthday in july. Denver takes title Denver up a Denver Oiver sity scored heavily in the Broad jump and High jump yesterday to erase new Mexico a narrow Lead and Post its first Skyline conference Eastern division track title since 1850

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