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Alamogordo Daily News (Newspaper) - May 19, 1957, Alamogordo, New Mexico Holloman Dazzles Otero with mighty displays Rit of a a or a in Iii i. A %. I Vii c c Cylc 0cc Mph a a in in it a bar 5 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 jkt.,. Al it ii up in 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 a save Quot of the Pilot the big miss your paper for rapid service on All 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 crash trucks which stand by on All aircraft operations at the base Are pouring streams of Carbon dioxide foam from guns Quot mounted atop the cabs while on the ground Asbestos Clad firemen probe the flames for the cockpit of the blazing Alamogordo Satin or a 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 by live of dependability Laj Sifina a by weeping Willie Light Load men Are 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 House and All tie armed forces demonstrations. It was a much bigger show than most Peon i a 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. Weather weather High cloudiness it 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 Tulsa set for worst disaster Oklahoma City May 18 Pic oklahoman by the thousands from the Metropolis open door the weather responded perfectly As did the clockwork precision with which they got things off yesterday morning. The Parade presentation of awards and flyover of 9 . Did the honors of getting things underway then the location of activities was moved to the North area. This arca Isnit open to the Public very much and Many people saw so much of the base they Hadnot seen before. We Felt j that the huge crowds were being i very Well pleased with what they i were Able to see particularly were they impressed with the missile firings. Beau Geste it appreciate the open House gesture and the friendliness of Holloman s people in inviting Tho Public in to see. 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 5 no bases open up to Public or Thi associate press 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 City tul missiles rockets and air planes at a most of the new Mexico installs ca8t to Hir Niers along be nations taken together with the Shita River in the South evac important atomic in at a their Home tonight a the state they pointed up to Cui a or Fondini wat r,.purtrd rens and potential enemy alike a an. P the strategic importance of new u Al sections. Mexico a atomic and missiles in-1 Tulsa Oklahoma a second larg Stal latious est City was warned it can expect Mcgregor opened the worst flood in history As the the Day was marked by the rain swollen Arkansas rolled Down first Public firing of the Nike from Strem Tulsa has a population of a Mcgregor Range in extreme South j 240.000., pm new Mexico. This was watched by an Estima de 10,000 persons including go Edwin l. Mechem. See n. M. Bases Page 6 officials urge strongest u. S. Defense Power Washington. May 18 Una a 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. Bares deadly military fangs oklahoman flee from floods 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 Wasny to a major Highway in the state that could be travelled without washouts. Three major Bridges and dozens of smaller ones were washed away. Train service was disrupted by washed out rails. Buses also were i slowed Down or halted. As much As nine inches of rain fell in the South Central Section of the state overnight. River Over Banks tile Washita River was out of a. In thousands see show of missiles sunburned dazzled b u i contented More than to Ooi 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 launching saturday 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 its Banks in the South Central Sec nearly 10,000 troops of All the tons from Lindsay where the nine Ste officials urge Page 6 see flood Page 6 modern pioneers to dedicate pipeline dream come True bulletins hundreds of servicemen their 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 and Giveaway in Honor of Holloman servicemen termed the festival event 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 and 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 be thousands Page 6 next saturday afternoon a Little band of modern pioneers will Gath of i fico a Bonito Lake for the joint rated time resulting in first War at the la Luz Reservoir to strike use of Alamogordo and had j ters from the soft water rain and hands on the completion of a Job initial negotiations were opened i Snow fed Lake reaching the Ala Well done. I with the . Some four years ago Mogardo system some weeks ago. Meeting beside a slender Colin and succeeding years saw diff a we Are working in conjunction Der of Concrete stretching away to Aiter difficulty surmounted with the base to plan an approve mountains this handful who a. V ,.> facially could take private ceremony for the official my Iliou Niiha mis Nanai i no. J dared to dream of Snow pure water a surrounding for Alamogordo faucets will Dudi ? Ard i roce it l with plans for 1 the pipeline. Alamogordo Cate 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 Holloman Community who will gather for a quiet ceremony there la be Little fanfare although the Public is invited and urged to turn out for the Cere Mony at 4 colonial Heights va., May 18 a \ Gretho god bus and an automobile Collie on a Bridge pneumonia suffered by boy in Well Manorville n May of it Benny Hooper the boy in the contract for the line was let last year and the Job was rushed to dents will be on hand for the pro completion in Les than the Amici Iovu in a Uridge a a a a a a a i a a a a j r inning Swift Creek just North of i a Gfa a 10 go Home fron d Ca on saturday mayor John Here tonight sending the bus Catbe Hospital today hut his Docto round said yesterday and we reciting into the Creek two per-1 a a spot of pneumonia Are hopeful that a Large number sons in the automobile were killed would keep him there a while of Alamogordo and Holloman Resi Alamogordo teachers Back education Board firings May 25. The tumult and shouting teachers of the Alamogordo Public schools system meet Rig in Spe-11 saturday a a session have adopted a Strong Resolution supporting the school Are far behind now the Victory i thing to be Savoured a hurriedly administration and Board of Duea Tion in the recent dismissal of three for years to come. The dedication has been planned for some time by officials of the action by the Alamogordo Eda City and base and although Bonito cation association an organization in the Cool Interior of this big hangar at Holloman visitors saw dozens of displays of air Force might and science. In the Center is o plastic helium filled balloon while at right Ore hanging several of the types of parachutes used in missile and balloon research. Water in reality entered the local system several weeks ago the Public dedicatory program will Mark the official Start of the pipelines use. Returning for the ceremony flown to Alamogordo by the special permission and Courtesy of the . Air Force will be col. Maurice Biddle and col. A. D. Mcewen Holloman air development Center officials during the period preceding and immediately following the Purchase of the Southern a embracing teachers of the local school system was taken in a meeting Friday afternoon a at which no member of the administrative staff was present a and attended by a almost too per cent of the teaching officials of the Aea said the meeting was called following attendance of several members at a wednesday night session of the school Board during which a Public hearing was held on the dismissal of the teachers in question. After discussion of the entire matter on both sides the following Resolution was adopted a i. That we the Alamogordo education association favor the new York May 18 if Mumm of 0 i Derly woman was crushed to death today when a three Story Brick tenement building collapsed with a terrific Roar on the lower East Side i but there apparently were no sen j the a neut a Nia report came of i Ous injury to any of the Bush 16 Ter by in do Blue eyed Benny 7, had passengers. Been pronounced in Good Condi a Lon despite 24 gruelling hours trapped 24 feet Down a freshly dug Well. At Bayview general Hospital in nearby Mastic Beach Long is land or. Joseph h. Kris told newsmen that x rays had shown a much of pneumonia on the Bov s right lung pneumonia had been feared Ever since the lad was pulled from the Sand last night stiff and cold but still alive. Or. Kris said the boy was 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 cereals and reminded his father truck Driver Benjamin or that he wanted a toy automobile for his birthday in july. Lykens pa., May 18 Rescue workers in their second Day of round the clock digging Laboured today to free a 34-year-old father actions policies and philosophy iof Btl i a i5 get under adopted by the administration f Ruul v a nine Cave in. And Boa id 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 Mcgregor Range firing schedule Highway 506 formerly Hwy. 33 of his Peers to Rise above the amp Dell City Road will be closed As median of mediocrity for the web j follows during week 20 26 May fare and Harmony of the total i monday May 20, open a Day. School program and the common tuesday May 21, open All Day Ity of Alamogordo. Wednesday May 22, open a Day �?o2. That we Are opposed to pressure groups from any source who use the children teachers or see teachers a go 4 thursday May 23, noon-5 00 Friday May 24, 8 00 . 4 00 . Saturday May 25, open All Day sunday May 26, open All Day Denver takes title Denver a a Denver louver 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 1050

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