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Alice Daily Echo (Newspaper) - January 17, 1966, Alice, Texas 6 Southern states begin voting rights Challenge . Power reported As unfair South South was Shine i on apr Carolina and Jive sister pm states no before tile supreme coat today to Challenge the constitutionality of the 1965 voting rights act. Tile six states contend that the act. Under which nearly 250 000 negroes have registered in the seven states of the South is an unreasonable and unfair use of Federal Power. At Issue is whether the Federal government has the constitutional authority to abolish literacy Anc other voter qualification tests which had been required by some states. Arguing alongside South Carolina were to be Legal officers from Alabama Louisiana. I Sissy Phi Georgia and Virginia. North Carolina also affected by the voting rights act. Is not taking part. Atty Gen. Nicholas Katz a Bach. Who celebrates his 44th birthday today was to defend the legality of the five month old Law in his first supreme court argument since he became the government s top in 1 a1 office last year. Lav vers from new Jersey and Massachusetts a the latter representing 18 Northern and Western states a were to support the Over Anent. The High court has allotted eight hours for hearing the Case. Which South Carolina brought directly in the supreme instead of going throw Lover Federal courts. Arg Are expected to continue through tuesday. David w Robins Consel for South c expected to Conte voting rights act i propitiate Means Alice Barber apprehended with 16 pounds of marijuana daily Echo news service Laredo an Alice Barber was arrested with some 16 pounds of Semi refined marijuana 3 Miles East of Freer sunday night according to . Customs agents in Laredo. Willie Mccarty jr., 31, operator of the Sweet dreams Barber shop went before . Commissioner j. G. Hornberger for preliminary hearings in Laredo monday and was remanded to jail in lieu of $5,000 Bond. Agents said that the amount of marijuana was sufficient for 12,000 cigarettes. The contraband was found in the trunk of the suspect s 1963 car which was also seized. The suspect s wife and 2 children who were travelling with him toward Alice were not held. Strong cold front moves across Texas 2fhe3vlice my feta 5c daily 10c sunday 30c per week daily and sunday phone to 4-6588 volume 71 second class postage paid at Alice Texas 7833 Alice Texas monday january 17, 1966 number 142 a Kwh to 78-hour cease fire ordered Are Down 1� Honor Viet Nam Holiday Start Almeria Spain apr two . Air Force Jet planes with a total of la crewmen aboard crashed along the Mediterranean coast today after a collision in the ail while refuelling. . Air Force officials said five men had been rescued. The Headquarters of the 16th . Air Force near Madrid said the planes were a r52 bomber from a base in the United states and a kc135 Jet Tanker based at Moron Allport near Sevilla Spain. Children on their Way to1 school near Almena said they heard a loud explosion in the i sky High overhead then saw smoke Clouds above them. Lat a no Lac i or four parachutes were seen a asset iat it press Sund cd owned Iii the Ai in descending off the coast. A possibility of Snow flurries math of 65-mile-an-hour winds faced extreme Southwest Texas and 18-to-20-foot Waves that monday after temperatures j struck Avalon Harbor. Six per pit i i to 5 degrees Abow Zero sons were injured As 14 pleasure at Dalhart about Dawn. Most of boats were smashed. That state shivered in cold meanwhile from 2 to 9 inches weather. 1 of Snow covered much of Cen a the Arctic air penetrated to j trial and Southwest Virginia 9� u appealed too huge. Of Nigeria s four regions and the the coastal an a Early in the w Ith some highways hazardous we. Con e m on it Man 5 Federal and regional Parlia morn my and moved on South with ice. Temperatures dropped my Vival pack a id to below freezing Over the en-1 the air Force said Hie b52 army head is Winner in Nigeria Lagos Nigeria a it a Nigeria a army commander one of the two planes crashed j emerged As the dominant figure on land the other into the med Africa s most populous nation Terrane an today following an unsuccessful . Coup attempt by mutinous Cie ments in the armed forces. Maj. Gen. Guiyi Irons de i dared himself temporary head of the Federal government and chief of All armed forces sunday night and suspended key provi j Sions of the nigerian cons Titu i . Air Force sources said Tion the b52 carried seven men and i he also suspended the a the big Tanker a Crew of four Tiona Stop civilian officials in Rescue planes reported they eluding prime minister sir Abu spotted a big Dye Marker about Bat a Tarawa baie a presi a a third of a mile Oft the coast. I Dent Azikiwe Nnamdi the Heads during was hazardous in tire state. Parts of the Panhandle from a court weekend Snow. The the u ments it least upstate new York Lead temperatures near Zero and bitter came from the 68th bombardment Wing at Seymour Johnson ments. Zalewa was kidnapped during the coup attempt with his finance minister. Chief Festus air base. N c. Tile Tanker was Kotie ebon. The rebels Are from Hie 910th air refuelling unit at Bergstrom Tex., but was temporarily stationed in ii the id me 15th Ann rumination gives con it appropriate Slattery six Milles the act make see voting. In hic special i was it the an apr orc tog h bars is to u coif weather is expected to. Cold to new England was Toten prevail All week. J lifted by Strong winds. Sony to it per atari at 6 Snow Ami cold ail spread Toto 0. My cled Amarillo 9. Lubbock new Mexico with i Inch of 21, Midland 27. Elpaso 31. Al Snow Rej arted at Santa be and the 16th air Force head Quad. Pin 25 Del Rio to. San Angelo s 2 inches at Tucumcari. Tire ters would not say whether the Pointe 111 Lagos and manned 28, Abib a 29. Wichita Falls 27. Chains were needed on Raton b52 was carrying nuclear bombs five roadblocks Between the air Dallas 32 Austin a. San Ante pass leading tote Colorado and on the flight port and the capital. Too to and Texarkana 29. J More Snow was expected across squadrons of b52s Fly into the of Man i us it ebb a a hat time the freezing line the Center of the state. Spanish area almost daily from App eau a to ?1 ex1 rid d along Aline from Paris. Thick fog in parts of Seattle the United states refuel at High \ no on and the Rio Grande in hampered air traffic at these Altitude from Jet tankers and attle Tacoma Airport and Boe return to their Home bases with believed holding them hostage j Iron six a troops were reported j searching for them. Troops Loyal to Irons guarded government buildings and other Only hoi sing Secretary a president Johnson has named Robert Weaver to head the new department of housing and Urban development created by Congress last year. The first negro named to a Cabinet Post Weaver must be confirmed by these Nate. Nea telephoto. Banking panel approves Weaver Uso cent a find i Page 6 ticket issued for causing Auto collision police Saturn Tell �1 1 Ink f f ii a Ai in i noon y Hie Driver of a Illi it Civ i la r w Hir was or thei hit or but \ i w us Cam tog Chich w As Chaj a two others cars collide. Folic officer d l. Garcia re hts that j actor Lee Ken Mer. 1162 e third twas neck ticket after Auto Cli in by Leslie Emery. 401 n was and War Ida sue Bell 900 ii son re. Co mid. D. T damage to the Emery Auto is estimated a 600, and to the Bell Auto or. I Piffier i Garcia issued Only one ticket for negligent Colli Ion by failing to yield right of Way to Kon Namer. Ken Neiner Plad d guilty and paid a line of $20 the big Bend area. A five Day forecast indicated tin weather will continue cold through saturday As much As 15 degrees below Normal to North Central and Northeast portions of the state. Highway traffic was still hazardous in the Panhandle with the now and freezing temperatures. A huge mass of Arctic air hit the country s midsection today and i r and Bittor cold tempera Tun from Iii Rockies to new England and deep into the j South the Pacific coast Region. Southern portions of Texas and Florida and a thin band along the Gulf coast were about the Only a. As with temp natures above freezing. The sharpest chill was in the North in Plains we re it was 27 below Zero at Bismarck n.d., and 19 it Huron s d but the far ranging cold snap also i pushed the Mercury Down to 6 above i 10 at Richmond va., and 18 at Asheville n c. Southern California was still 1 experiencing Strong winds after sunday buffeting of up to 80 Mill an hour. Some $250,000 to damage was reported inflicted on boat at Avalon Harbor on Catalina Island some 20 Miles of los Angeles. It toe Man a. Missing and pee ing Field. Ii 2 Alice Aaen under Bond in Orange Grove burglary Low of 28 is forecast Here tonight colder with near or free temperatures tonight is the forecast fur the Alice arca by the United states weather Bureau. Tender vegetation should be protected As should exposed car radiators. The cold and Windy weather with a Adonai rain will continue through tuesday. I he Low tonight should he 28-32 Hie High tuesday should in 4448 degrees. Winds will be northerly to northeasterly at 15-20 Miles per hour through tuesday probability of rain is 50 per rent tonight and 70 percent for tuesday. Of Shore along the Gulf coast winds will he 22-32 Miles a. Hour with seas at 6-8 feet through the Northeast. Official local temperature. High sunday 89 Low Low this morning 51, present noon temperature lit. 9 shrimpers 3 boats Are taken captive in Cuba out Landing to Europe. Flying tankers Are stationed an bases the latter near Madrid to refuel Hie big bombers Saigon South Viet Nam apr the commander of . Forces in Viet Nam. Gen. William c. Westmoreland today ordered All american troops to cease firing for 78 hours starting at noon thursday to Observance of Ute vietnamese lunar new year Holiday tet. Westmoreland a order seconded the decision of the South vietnamese government to halt fighting during Hie National Celebration similar instructions went to South korean australian and new zealand troops fighting alongside the vietnamese and americans. The Trice Mort than doubles the 30-hour cease fire observed by Allied forces during the Christmas Holiday. But it Falls 18 hours Short of Hie tet truce proclaimed by Hie vie Cong. They have promised not to attack from la . Wednesday toll . Sunday a total of four Days. Westmoreland ordered a cease fire from noon thursday to 6 . Sunday. It was assumed the allies agreed on different hours to avoid giving the impression they were simply reacting to the communist proposal. Westmoreland a order said a fall forces to the Republic will not fire at or on the enemy except in self defense a there was no sign in the Saigon sector of any setup to Northern City was the main Center to rebel hands. Washington apr the bt1 fore the same group five Irons said military governors Senate banking committee vol years ago As the nominee to to would take Over in the four Reed unanimously today to a Federal housing adm Tois Rater. At both Tho Moron and Torre ton get Quot Anc Quot Ould 1 e5k,nslb1 c of a a Jyh Quot Sonj Nom democratic and Republican right my before the Holiday a1 Fie Dou Hie Moi on and Lorie on j t0 has military regime for keep Mal Ion of Robert c. Weaver j members vied in Praise of Wen tog order. New 5 of i. Negro to head they a and his record As head of i he federation of Nigeria is new department of housing and Housian and Home finance composed of the four regions Urban development. Agency which Lorn plus Hie Federal territory of la Weaver slated to be the first Deus of the new department. Gas the Federal Jover Tenent j negro Ever to serve to the cab Weaver sa4d % am pleased Nigeria. I age a it it inet got a far friendlier Recap and battered by j Tion than when he first appeared action a the 1961 Here in the country cities continued at famed first army general Hodges Dies san Antonio Tex. A Gen. Courtney h. Hodges 79, who commanded the limed first army in its victorious drive through franc the Amit c of c. Banquet . Civilian tickets sales is kidnapped to in in a i Cong col eminent school s North of one part fired two Man of Sipany inf Ani thy Toke top 200 Mark in Saigon hearings ran Days and four members committee voted against Weaver with la to favor today hearing lasted less than an hour. The committee also confirmed Barb unanimously the nominate n of Hula prof. Robert c Wood of the let s Massachusetts of ins tute of it Hildina ii Pound v the the in a with still a month i and Ger j february 15 Cham by Merce banquet App. 40 percent of the tic been sold out acc chamber manager Chi in addition to fur 40 percent of the tick on a capacity of 500, Over 30 reservations it Giles added. Only member ran cts until february which sales Are of n to is p Many in wha id War ii. Died sunday at Brooke army medical enter. Tile retired four Star general who had lived at san Antonio since retirement to 1949, died of a myocardial infraction a heart attack. Funeral amusements w ill be announced. His career spanned More than 43 years including action during the mexican expedition of lie. Only two to general Pershing. World War i Ber Membri a world War ii and Post War service As commanding general of tie first Anny area at governor s Island n. Y. Hodges took command of the first Anny on aug i 1914. From Gen. Omar Bradley. The first army was the first to reach Paris and the first to enter Germany in world War it f c inn the finitely _ technology to be under a tary to the department civilian official today committee chairman a Village of thu in Lap us Robertson d-va., Sai it Viet Nam Cong kidnapped Ery $36 invested in Ber of Commerce. How Ever Otto re c tis through resell february i. After tickets will be sold come first serve to cd Gilt my sold its based we have effective a buy tick-1, after a the pub i Chain d for civic chant Wil the cled r a lat s a icon the Viet american outside hic _. S have about 25 Miles North of Saigon nominations would be Rcpt my to and marched him into the Jim promptly to the Senate pc s. Gle his hands to the air. Confirmation vote the missing Man is Douglas he said this might come Ramsey 28, Boulder City Nev. Or to the week although there he is the assistant province was a possibility democratic representative of the . Mis i leaders would Call diem up this Sion for the area. J afternoon. Hts Driver a South Vietnam Ese came Blick and told american authorities they were a aveling Northeast from cd Chi when they came under Viet Cong gunfire. I the Driver said he stopped buy tick he added that Ramsey got out it a before and raised his hands in a sur lat Date. Render gesture. Several Viet i a first Cong guerrillas marched him away. The Driver was wounded a slightly in the first ambush fire in the Armor led Ere i n to a Viet a gov Anci Armor in to Miles i a in. While Errilla Force Ells As a depart of the Matin Wear pierced the it of Fie Ere can raked the Billy and three amese officer r Beds. Three e wounded. Fought Back e Viet Cong a Seaman said Eft behind. Cong we re other dead one Viet Cong i Twenty six civil see Vii i n in urea. Were 61 Candace Mossier Nephew go on trial for murder Tho Alice men Art under Bond today in connection w Ith t h e burglary of an Orange Grove liquor store dec. 20 As a result of an incident in Kingsville saturday night. Floyd Callow to 24 Routt 2. Aliceann Jesse i. Smith 20. <�?�1 845 n. Reynolds Weir apprehended by Kingsville police after a car was seen parked with Laming Hie trunk open in front it a tav Chester t in. Police investigated the found the door to the scene tavern broken in. And saw two men running from the scent. The owner of the car. Smith later returned and polio apprehended him. Lith Smith and Galloway Vee freed under $1,000 Bond to Kleberg county and brought to Jim Wells county. The duo is charge with Burg property Chi cd c. Galloway a this morning. On sept la 1944, after Liberat Miami. Fla. Apr nine tog Liege Belgium on sept. 2 shrimp fishermen from Tampa. 11 do it to Cross Hie fla., were presumed to be to of tote and the first to make con the custody of the cuban gov tact w1th elements of the rus Ern ment today after one of their a to Nai Nix in Germany three boats ran Agron did in cd the first army also captured Terri tonal Waters. Aachen Germany took part in the Gua Ixl wid the bloody Battle of Huertgen 73-foot Charles Sngleton ran Foret to november. 1944 an n aground off Northwest Cuba after two weeks of furious figh be Long my to i sunday and her two sister boats tog broke through in the Battle m in Orange a Penny Singleton and Mark e. Of the bulge. The first army a Singleton a were directed to a crossed the Rhine at Cole still m jail Hen cuban port by the cuban coast March 7, 1945 guard. San Antonio Arle crash kills resident of Alice but was foot. Abl to navigate on an Kin his uie on cop s state of Union message is due tonight washing Fon ap1 con Gress pets another a state of Hie Union message tonight this time from the republicans. Senate gof Leader Everett m. Dirksen and House gop Leader Gerald r Ford will deliver their party a answer president Johnson a Missag last week. Radio and television networks will carry the taped 30 minute Dirk. Ford reply which has to in billed us a Psi High level and realistic look it the Stab of hic a two Leader to Call for close in Domestic even by Ford in Hie current j of a a Bill to preserve e the Natu i us of the Republican co gees Raj Beauty of five Western rivalled committee s weekly Ere followed by a Bill to Aguior new letter. Ize a $9.vmillion inter american a i we Are going to halt Fla j cultural and Inide enter Toter Mande Tion and i t vent Tux increase ant at the age of 17. He entered the S. Military Academy Ai West Poult in 1904 but left after a year due to mathematics he As a private to Hie 17th infantry at fort Mcpherson. And three years Tater won a competitive examination and a signed As a second lieutenant in the infantry in 1909 from March 1916, to it binary 1917, he served with general Pershing in Mexico Hodges served with the sixth infantry regiment of the fifth do Vitton hiring world Wai i fighting As a regimental Cornin Lorraine and the b Covey i class attach auxiliary a s Ville was a car was is Rue san Antonio i t. He was 28. Covey of been crash Crew truck auxiliary Landon Nige Grove he ii 18 Miles Frem of difficulty in he Lut 1 been Atta then enlisted Kingsville Naas 1964. Funeral an anger announced by son to Homo of san ant he is suey ived Entsmi and mis or. Of Boerne of t Iii Don in v b c n train t inlay Naas n or Connally among texans making inaugural flight Acapulco Mexico apr Texas gov. John co final a was among a group of pass ence re Sun Lav As american airlines inaugural d direct service to Acapulco Horn Chicago and Dallas. Accompanied by mrs. Connally gov. Co finally said to1 was a a fascinated with his first trip to the Pacific coast resort. Miami. Flu ap1 Caudal Mossier a pretty 47-year-old Houston to x., widow and Melvin Lune Powers her 24-year-old Nephew go pm trial today for the 1964 slaying of mis m o s s i e Iris elderly millionaire husband. Mrs Massier and Powers son of mrs Mossier a a sister mrs Elizabeth Weatherby Powers Are charged with the bludgeon stabbing death of Iti year old Jacques Massier millionaire financier who had extensive banking and loan company tot rest the state charges that mrs Mossier and Powers plotted the june 30, 1961 Demit of Mossier because he had discovered a love affair Bette a the two. Circuit court judge George Hulz r the 0 too i or prel such to 1 using it is m to m artly c h e Mexico source is hinted in College drug incidents now in Miami. The liver , us St pm off ens vies. Ive our men in Viet Nani a a passed the House to what they need to win and Mill Rte Turu a i he graduated from the of meet even legitimate Domestic i to artillery school at Foi needs a Ford said a Congress is Senate opposition. Okla., in 1920 then became he. Going to have to Cut deeply into there is no business for Hie first non graduate to sent a Tim administration s so called House floor hits week. An instructor at West polite great society budget no timetable has been set for Hodges Ali via Ted the loth heres the Outlook for the1 delivery of a series of preside n-1 corps As a part of hic i id week on Capitol Hill Hal messages spelling out de army thou under Gen waiter the Senate and House will tails of proposed legislation out Krueger and succeeded Krue a Are expected Mark time As far As major floor lined in the state of Hie Union eras commander of the third scrutiny Aud action is concerned. But com message. Some messages May army at fort Sam Houston i Leld Sill. Perhaps cutbacks in Domestic a Jules May take up some con spending. Trover Sial measures. A i it of to us Republican the Senate s legislative Dock Quot Mir butter in it Ruoti Wallet includes comic Chattou today be sent to Congress this week. I survivors include his widow. One of the first messages is mis. Mildred to e Hodges of san expected to quest an estimate Anteio two brothels and live Isicc Mysto Icik Page ii Shtere Allut car truck crash by la i Coope k i had been big shipments of the hospitalized i not olt lated a series of press w Hirr police Tov site a narc from Hie w fee met co i Toto the area pall a car tic k cd la u it 8 34 Lions hav led to the arrest of i in Noj Man. Okja eight my 1 mar p in. at 101 w front More thai i 30 s indents of a Doz dents and Fie a former students plot St. Hospitalized ont p sons a a it it 4 race fitly on ii j of the c univ cd bit of Oklahoma a pus a eng or and did Rreino dam my in ire Ottys charges w Ere arrested on charges ran a to in Ca no to connection to inn i rom Possession of a re Ai the collision Oce i re it the w in the a us incidents was to Iez wetness i a policy by a truck attempted us tin off and on in a tiny i toot h tills i Aid on Ai ii Apai Usu it i or k mint St. To of Unet Terr t a dilates was said the Campus i include i ,.ui to a ear driven by t Alph Eon to Hitov olved but Polit re year old coeds met j Evv. A i 8 o Dale t min sustain d so pc <7o> Damn s p Al t. I cd a1 dope p a Tenet a thai profession-1 were operating a said a a Idle they v Soh i ii it Lichi la the Only pass Aiger in the. U on the or in a yes of a number of report t that a id v e i old girl mid his wife was Bito n it a is is it i in pus w As j annealed Piil in Akre and Columbus Lino. Univ i Mcne Dot Mitsuy to the truck w driven a Cor pc real is were arrested tor a orgy during the setts Nell i in do i i t r civic last we k in i raids. Yea r 1 and Hood. Alice and but need Tiu s it including at Lee Cost nine students at Hie univ. of Michigan Oil i wart and gouger drilling co or former Stude tits of tote stat i six a Adonis an Al six Pei soon de Dei i u Ihu Nago to ii truck is e u and Kuit Slat # universities to a or i to Al by be list As a Campus in at $2j. La c y Iris a j u.,i j Luig san of l l

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