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Alice Daily Echo (Newspaper) - September 29, 1967, Alice, Texas Of you miss your Alice daily Echo Call to 4-6588 weekdays till 6 . Sunday till 9 . Che Alice Ifer Ilu Feho tit just few Cloudland Alice news volume 72 a Solis Russ Smi Alice Texas Friday september 29, 1967 5c daily 15c sunday number 365president declares 24 counties disaster areas i Street la Cenes in in Quot to Van a % Kath Frink Al Hhd in of Grange Grove is ii by one of the 16 finalist competing for top honors in the 1967 state 4-h dress revue oct. 6-7 in Dallas. Contestants represent approx mutely 20,000 Texas 4-h girls in leists Tun rolled in clothing work this year misgivings i i 4-1 educational clothing act in its Mil again be raged As feature of the state i air of Sievas. Contestants will be presented in two Public fashion shows at to and la . Get. 7 in the women a building auditorium at Lair Park. Miss Fri Isi ecu Man. Jim Wells count agent reports judging Ltd to ensembles will take place the morning of out 6 at the Atis City sales tax Selling voters by Pai l Fri i Man associated press writer that one per cent municipal sales tax the one the last Texas passed with major is Selling like hotcakes in the voting Booth. Res dents of eight Texas cities a including metropolitan areas the Lone holdout was Little Electra in West Texas Liere the Issue went Down to a 549-172 defeat. A election to put the tax into effect at Ustin is the next hurdle for the tax. That vote comes saturday. Approving votes were record like w Ichita Falls Corpus Chris de thursday Al Henrietta 247-ti and Texarkana gave their 202ingleside 144-42port Areolas of approval for the Levy ans As pass 443-62 and i Aylor thursday Nom of the she a ton a 11 a a football game cancelled today Harlingen at ame pm int and ecu a \ inter football a play cd As Chad shool officials of it Wethi i offered to i monday evening t the Alice Din id be played of Tuff t in Toter 6. This because it if a i n in in i eague Chi x 11 offi de i bit lug diem j play met m Day and it Tai score jetted the i a her. I it \ decided him to to Row Thor it be Iva a Atte in mercy wee i Neda of the 14-a a. A a t arid i ecu Doc i 5es, f live commit tee. It i s c o Smittee r exam k is i muh ised is k 1 a i u of the Priow pals of hey proms the sch Ltd is i District 14-a that Are nobers of let Wii t Ion tax to v of n in pro in s Sec Cit w i ext yet in t1 wedge if i Hui Lay or i w Ichi it of in wee if it i i Jet Ion rum Ling a i new fit lint1 of to i is thee c item game can by i he it a made u Smittee mice r t la he meet ii game $11. I e to Sih it Mil a Vav a i Money it Wor 1,01140. Or pus Christi turned out a Light vote 9,626 for and 3,270 against to Wichita Falls the margin was 9,566-5,074 and Texarkana s approval came 1,530, 500 with tax. Issue getting the nod in every veiling precinct. I Odin the mails were full of registered letters carry my canvassed votes to the state comptroller s office in Austin and even some City officials carrying tin,1 vote totals so they could bi1 mailed in Austin. To go into effect Jan i the state must get notification in fore Midnight saturday by registered mail. I i Ani Over cent tax to be collected on top of the Srite a two per cent sales charge was endorsed by gov John on a i Ivas a ism ditch Effort to pull municipalities out of their worsening financial bind. Thursdays voting ran the Toto 12-1 for the new tax. Is sure carried easily y in la paso Ign and it Range Grove. A mayor Neal courted to per cent reduce fixes if tax sales lid tile property be effect million Aid allocated Harlingen Tex. A president Johnson touring the May remain until next tuesday. Johnson is to address tile 1,600 flooded lower Rio Grande Valley delegates to the National legis thursday declared 24 Sodden native c conference in san Anto to be a Nio tonight in what was expected to be a full commentary on of the Vietnam War. Meanwhile the Hurricane the amount the triggered floods appeared to be said that gov abating in Harlingen. The flood depth at Harlingen was 41.30 feet late thursday night Down three feet from South Texas counties major disaster area. He allocated $2.5 million special Federal Aid As a starter a Only half White House John Connally requested. Stork i >1 Pant a mtg mrs. Ruben Naranjo gave birth Toa 6 la. 12 ounce daughter shortly before 4 . Today at the Home of her Mother mrs. I a Flores. 814 Lucero. The baby arrived about the time Walker Mora ambulance Driver Ruben Terre knocked on the door of the Home and Oiler reinforcements also arrived. City patrolmen Leo Mangrum and Otto Richter came to lend their help. Mrs. Naranjo and baby were taken to die Pas Hospital and both Are doing Fine. The Naranjo have one other child a son Ruben jr., who is 2-year-old. Feho staff photo to j j Clown is Mill the i Sam tax saw value of Lod. All h sales Hind is a were Texas air raids continue Over Haiphong area As Johnson acted Rio Grande floodwater ravaged villages wednesday morning and pushed toward the twin cities of Brownsville Are Matamo authorities called it the worst Ros. Houses and buildings in a hooding in Mexico s modern his Royo City a tiny fishing Village tory. Water from swollen Rivers 15 Miles from Harlingen top Anc usually dry arroyos Dep led one by one into the swirling troyed houses washed away Waters. Residents left the Vil highways knocked out utilities Iago before the danger. Ark trapped tourists in widely unveiling an Impromptu air spread sections from the i. S. Port news conference Here to Boi it almost to the isthmus of announce the Federal Grant Tehuantepec. Which will be used to rebuild Mexico reported 25 weather roads Bridge and other Public death after Beulah struck Hie facilities Johnson said a there in a insula on sept 16 Wasny to a great Deal i Cix Iid do there were o4 Hurricane related by personally coming altogether including la he said lie made the trip a to in Lexas. Let these people know that their president Johnson sent soc government cares for helicopters to the mexican state Johnson added in wanted vie f Guerrero thursday to assist Tim of Hurricane Beulah and Fly cd Vil Tims the l. A state Dozier ensuing floods to know a that l5irfnient said he big Huey we Are a compassionate and in a copters were dispatched to the do standing government and Bult in an hour of need we Are the president Rode around har i i nge rvs w he re Many of the streets looked like canals in a yellow school bus. Then he boarded a Jet powered helicopter and flew 70 Mill s Over Dix islands of acres of flooded Farmland to Rio Grande City on the Texas Side of the com struck at suspected communist mexican Border. Bivouac and the gun pits from there he inspected an Emir Pacific coast after an urgent request by president Diaz Ordaz of Mexico. Big co transport aircraft Tram it. Bragg n.c., ferried the nine passenger helicopters to Mexico. I Ach is capable also of carrying a ton of cargo. Many mexican villages and Rancho remained isolated. A report from Mata in Eros said 137 villages and ranches were under water. A Mother and four children were wept away by Flash Sec on a a the a. Are dug in across possible c command reported today fresh Monist invasion routes. Iii raids on Hie North Viet but heavy fighting was listed which mortar and Long Range Gene Hospital set up in a High flooding wednesday near Peder namese port of Haiphong and a in the northernmost 1st corps guns have been giving Marine school classroom and visited a a est Chihuahua. Positions to the South a month temporary mess Hall where he Matamoros said la too Long pounding. Leaned on the tables to Chat with persons were isolated and 20 helicopters from the i United red Cross office at old Post office Lim Vav Ell Aster re established at Hie building Accord Walt chairman. Are from 9 . I through Friday i. It. I n i thursday the comp office said special ars had been made to official vote in the at the it sat results after Hie Post office has registered the Nuil a the spokesman said. 1 off it i los of Marietta did not like a Chance on the airmail. A Man w is dispatched after the vote a canvassed thursday certify tin elections. A a we la have someone Post office until mini urday to receive tax . Sat night. He was to Fly and mail tax package surge of ground fighting in zone and 72 communist soldiers non la a let Nam particularly in were reported killed the important Northern prov smaller fights dotted the a inc threatened by communist lion. In the Mekong Delta South troops massed near the Demili of Saigon guerrilla t t i Zed zone. My burned a Navy patrol Navy Plant s from the Carrier boat the first ids a the intrepid flashed Over Haiphong River boats. Thursday to blast 16 antiaircraft despite Man and missile Sites. Right behind Over North a Ietna i i. Force aunt Waves of jots from the Navy and Marine pilots flew Iso Oral sea to hit the vital rail combat missions. With the sex and Road Bridge in the City s caption of the Haiphong raid southwestern Section for the most hit at Supply targets on seventh time. Routes leading South from Hanoi the Headquarters reported for to the do. Fliers reported hit the first time this month a no Ting 144 River barges and a num ignite ant shelling along the Ber of trucks rail cars and Loco to Austin demilitarized Border with North there. V Vietnam Liere i a. Marines bombs former Alice Oil Man Dies in Home motives. Pilots said their dropped at least one Span of Quang Haiphong a southwestern rail and Highway Bridge one of four the High Altitude b52s swept refugees eat out a supper of Chi Over the area three times today ii Corn string Beans fruit salad ambushed an estimated 450,000 blk cd and Huller an it Mil cd pounds of bombs. Two of Hie u Ith to hts cd of executive were raid were just in sick North two Long feuding Lexas in mov in Tram and the third was just Erat so Connally and sen. Ralph Lher above the Shell scarred Marine Yarborough As Well As re Public Post at con Chien. Can in in in Tower wednesday Vart Hirough a Headquarters reported that used Connally of waiting too tin con i Bien area received Long to ask for Federal disaster Only 50 incoming Roans i hurs Aid. The governor responded by Day and that four marines were calling the senator a a de Spica wounded the lightest Day in a Bic month. Johnson managed to get both there was no slackening just men into the same bus and Heli to the South where army troops copter with him and had Public Are sweeping Quang Ngai and words of Praise for each. I in provinces. They a a in a Happy a lie said make up the southernmost and these servants of the people most guerrilla infested part of care about the people states and Mexico ferried in medical supplies and food. Doctors treated 4,000 persons a Day. Mexico a problems appeared to lie towing regardless of whether Matamoros was flooded or went undamaged. Scores were dead or missing and hundreds of thousands remained in shelters. Area officials at conference Hist att. Kab. Lloyd jr., that and asst. Gist. Atty. John Jef still Ferson left i thursday for Austin where they Are attending a con amed until 1 id. I it. To Tui i learn. Or and mrs Igi Chapa 734 c actus received a Telephone Call Early wednesday from sgt. And mrs. James Salinas in Germany. I he couple stationed in Germany were concerned about Hurricane Beulahs damages to loved ones Here Alice Chi nth a tech will be open tonight i riday for a cocktail him from <1 until 7 ., announces the manager Misti lady s set Hull. A football Buffet is planned from 6 until 8 . Ibis is the first time for the club to i open after being closed a week due to Hood Waters from Hurricane Beulah members and their guests Ai invited. Oil Industry in Smith 78, a at 3 . Monday at the private it s of die prominent leva oilman and cemetery at the ranch Home near Texas and Mexico started his chairman of the Board of three i Imp Eliton with funeral a career in the Humble and sour of the i first National Bank Range in in to under the direction Lake Oil Fields As a Rixi Ohneck a k main Bridges leading from the the thinly hold 1st corps area. After his tour of the water Faience of the attorney general North s biggest port. Ail have the american division sweep and wind stricken Valley John a been previously hit and All but a a the coastal Plains and a Tun son flew with Connally to his Oik Are known to have been Sev Gnjec close to the laotian ranch near Johnson City for a rail Bridge Border reported 72 enemy dead weekend stay. Yarborough flew in., Sharp series of skirmishes to san Antonio. A a a Quot a a a a a pm be and pitched Battles american mrs. Johnson who skipped officers meeting being held in lasses were reported As one the flood tour awaited the pres conjunction w the the meeting of ii hire dus i thursday at his Home of hut Ley in Scott Dale Ari. Pleasanton funeral services will to held Smith one a mme Bow i i Mikk weather Elk h w k v icim i a i Lear t i Cloudy and Cool again tonight leu partly Cloudy and lid t in in the forecast by e i a. Weather Bureau. Two it might 54 to 9 degrees Utu Day neat to degree. A Gilt variable w might to in my Northeast 5 to i it . Saturday Oft shorn along the Gulf count Northeast and East winds will in 5 to 15 knot with seas cont inning 33 feet through saturday official local temperatures High thursday 72, overnight Low us High Tull today 07. Of in 1915 at the beginning of Oil development in Lexas. He work of the Early developed As a Driller Field superintendent contractor Developer and eventually became president a of his own corporations. Prior to world War i he worked in Hie Oil Fields at Tampico Mexico. A Veteran of world War i in served with Battery a of Ute 343rd t sold artillery 90th division and a front line service in i Ranee until the end of the War. He Vav is w till the occupational ered. The fourth a on tile Northwestern Edge of tin City Iii been heavily damaged. Heavy raids on Haiphong Bolti have been carried on whenever the weather permitted since sept. La in an Effort to strangle routes leading from the Poi to and up supplies pilots reported that the normally heavily defended City threw up Only Light to moderate antiaircraft fire. Headquarters made no mention of plane losses. Over tin demilitarized zone b �2s and Waves of tactical jets they will return sunday making the trip with them is do Val county Dup sheriff Israel dead and 19 wounded. Ident at tin ranch where they the prosecutors. Stanley Hutson to head school forces in be win until 1919. I Gloria Stanley l. Hut a he i he returned from the son a member of or staff of Hie Wai he started Oil operations at i a Gloria commit school for sonnet it and later in partner eight years was named super ship with John i. Mowinckle i pendent of Ute school Al a meet started developments at i Uluig my of die Board of trustees and in the i i t Levis Fields. He monday night. Started his Oil operation in Alice he replaces c. A Mitchell in 1939 who died suddenly on sept 9. Smith expanded his operations Hutson into ranching and with Mowinckle Stephen f 48, is a graduate of Austin College and developed the Illaci Andade la tor ims done graduate work at Tex Ridila ranch near Campbellton i College. In 1946 Smith was married to he is a Veteran of world War Mary to Foster of Mac bomb Iii n did was discharged As a a surviving tire his Wile one tor sergeant. Prior to entering daughter. Mary Carol Smith the service he had taught at of Scottsdale two Brothers an i Kingston. Ile joined the staff Drew if. Smith of Austin and at i a Gloria in 1959. Preston Smith of i ump Bellton. Mrs. Hutson is die former pallbearers will be i. Ronald Blanche Owen of Mathis the Smith of Edna Lonnie Smith of couple have two children Susan Henna r. Smith l l Campo Bruce to Ai it a both of Alice Durance Boening of Peggy John Lytle Tom and Norman i Art Roane both of Campbellton and her Cliff Man Mien of Beaumont. Cia. And Jett 12, and Ralph 9, slut Seal was chosen Foi die Post by the members of die Board including i. W. Moore Burdett and Candado car no injuries two vehicles were damaged bul no injuries occurred in a collision at the a it ter Sec lion of Carver and Escobar at 8 30 . Today. The vehicle on the left was driven by mrs. I Iva Pena Gonzalez 27, 512 i scour and she was travelling West in Escobar. Driver of the other Cai involved was Harold Dean Thomas 2. 702 s. Reynolds. Pm Gube Chape jr., investigating officer issued tickets to both Drivers Foi negligent collision live Thomas vehicle received an estimated $175 damage and the Gonzalez car was damaged an estimated $100 Echo staf photo

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