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Amarillo Daily News (Newspaper) - August 10, 1955, Amarillo, Texas Sweep Over Gatesville Gates Liae. T a. Aug. 9 of two in sons were crushed to death from a to Izzard Here s a classic for your scrapbook we were cleaning out a desk drawer yesterday and ran across two identical clippings of an Anonymous article called Quot one solitary they had been sent in by readers who suggested that we reprint the piece. A com has Liilo today when a sudden gust of appeared in hundreds of Publica collapsed two buildings on . Ranging from readers i the Square in downtown a ates Vule Gest to the Presidio a newspaper another injured a vicious edited by the men of Iowa state tit Inder form swept this penile finry. It has been quoted Central Texas town in sermons and has appeared in dead wet Tia lie Brwn fio countless anthologies. And Freddie Ray. 50, i it of of lates a a a Yville. The Nigest explained that j at Nightfall workers continued to the Little essay Lias been at probe the a teenage on the possibility there might he other victims w to had not been ref need ing. Mrs. Pen Henderson or. Was Hospital Zeal with injuries received i when the adjoining buildings Eon a fruited Many years ago of Sand for caved in. The Bain Allen cafe and Domino we Are Happy to reprint it again prior x copied gone la gilding while and we suggest our readers clip the City cafe and the Walker sum Hind topples Bui minds killing 2 Brief gales of Vyff Len flip 2 05 . A a a five i c Ity Fitio a Al Marillo daily 1 news vol. Xvi. No. �z3 Amarillo Texas wednesday morning August 10, 1955 24 Fages Price 5 cents Vlna up three i Bernons thed trl Hutzul to poll Llis a Brooks. But a Henreh of Bis in Lishe it i works Ahova no Trace of it. The Maga tone s editors lib iries and profit intent Man Slem in an Kifori to learn its origin. agree that ii is a piece of great Diffin flon hot none can Nate the Ai Thor a say the digest. And save it a a a of solitary Liff Here is a Young Man who was mers Barber slip was in the next building a a we done to know what happened a said w. Matt Jones managing bom in an obscure Village the editor of the Coryell county news. Child of a peasant woman. He a a a Liere was this Tenh Fie gust of gwm up in another Village. He wind and the buildings caved in. Worked in a ear Ponfer shop until then there was lots of he was 30. And then for three Jones said he had oof heard of years he was an itinerant any other damage in Tow n. Preacher. He never wrote a the wind struck Galesville about Book. He never helu an office 5 20 . He never never helu to never owned a Home. He never had a family. He never went to College. He never put his f x t inside a big City. He never travelled 200 Miles from the place w Here he was bom. He never did one of the things that any company greatness. He had no credentials but himself. While he was still a Young Man. The tide of Public opinion turned against him. His friends ran away. He was turned Over of his enemies. He went through the mockery of a trial. He was nailed to a Cross Between two thieves. While he was dying executioners gambled for the Only piece of property he had on Earth and that was his coat. When he was dead he was Laid in a by arrowed grave through the pity of a Friend. Nineteen wide centuries have come and gone and today he is the Central figure of the human race and the Leader of the column of Progress. I am far within the Mark when i say that All the armies that Ever marched and All the navies that were it ver built and All the parliaments that Ever sat. And All the Kings that Ever reigned put together have not affected the life of Man upon this Earth a it has that one solitary life. A a a killer storm Eastern Seaboard on erratic clonal Sims Ilif 801�. 10 chiefs fund near goal this and that ii. M. of Whf Ler a in ,. He is still crus Adim against Public toward Leff hair do a Ness. In a claims left Handt Hiness causes More mental complexes and misery than my a ple think children can be train a out of the habit if started Xoung i nigh. He . The National average of left Handt i people is accepted As 5 per cent but a times of or depression the average climbs according to Wiley has compiled a lot of slate Sites himself Shidi indicate that the average reaches As High As cent among people born in it ears of stress. Accident kills Plains youth , aug. A special a one in an Hundly youth is dead and another is in serious dec edition at St. hos Pifalo in Amarillo As the result Ltd of a two truck collision near i Here late this after thin. Dead is William Carroll Jay. Is son of or. And mrs. Claude b Jay of Panhandle. He do d at 7 45 p in in the Highland general Hospital in Pampa about two hours after Fhy a act rident cd erred on a county dirt Road 5 j Miles Southeast of Panhandle. Info. Anthony s Hospital with a Frac Tui i d vertebrae and a Frac Tuit of the shoulder Blade in addition to second and third degree Burns and numerous lacerations is Jackie Despain also is. Of Panhandle. Attending ians said his condition is Good however despite the seriousness of the injuries it ars Dii Deputy sheriff a a Roidy Stapp in Esti gated the Accident and said a truck drive eur by Lay and a pickup Ruck Del n by Despain a Ollida d in a a mid of dust of the county Road. Despain was follow ing another vehicle Stapp said and apparently did not see Lay approaching from the North. Stapp said in App ared that the pickup swerved just a Mough to avoid a continued on Page 2� / a prox a it rorholn Auto driven by the minister of the first Baptist Church of Shawnee okla., lies in scattered pieces at bryans Corner okla., monday after fatal crash with gasoline truck at intersection of . 83 and Oklahoma route 3. The Rev. Frank w. Wood 54, his wife Charmyne 46, and son Jerry 11, were killed. Truck Driver. Pinky Mullens 33, Liberal kan., was hospitalized in serious condition at Perryton Tex. Shattered Wood car skidded 100 feet Down Highway coming to rest beneath parked cattle truck in background. Engine lies at right. Front Section with headlights unbroken rests in foreground. Mullens is the brother of Eddie Mullens daily news sportswriter. Hatteras n.c., aug. 9 apr Hurri ,. A a a a 1 in Hanson chiefs Money dance to raise $1,000 to Cune Cut Onnie Iurka finance their trip to the american legion regional Junior lazily off the Caro baseball playoffs at Ponchatoula la., had reached $906.40 Lina coast tonight but the fury of her 135-mile winds raised danger signals All along the Eastern Seaboard. Late tuesday afternoon. A i feel axe a a Imi Ihl reach the goal by Iuliu pre Dietel ferry Kolander chairman of the tribe a bad Pali committee. District one american legion baseball committee chair Man and county attorney a plus the $906.40 we have in the fund now we have $150.00 in the storm edged its Way slowly pledges a Kolander continued. Lillion Texas second in Road funds by Bast of x. Timmons a it news Kashmir Tun surf Fitow a aug. I a Texas Tway Xmas allocated 594.8ir in Felt Cral Aid High Xay funds by Secretary of Commerce Sinclair week it As he a it or tinned the $87. My my voted by Congress to continue the Matching program among the various slates. Only the stale of exp a Ork a which Xmas granted $.>6.i3.>, he received More than the Ixo be Star state. I it arg St Urf of the Texas allotment will he used for Matching state funds on the construction and in prox ement of the primary High Xay system. A a a this totalled s�?Tfl.379,679. For secondary or feeder roads the state xxx a Aito Cand $44,77#,-and for the interstate High Xay system within the state $9,-9�?~�i,764. Jules in Texas a will receive Federal funds totalling $8.308, 7.�?~i4 for improvement a work on Urban High Days running through them. At the same time Meeks announced that Texas a will be allotted $71.201 from another appropriation for a work on High Days in the i continued on Page 2 pair charged Here arrested and erratically Northwest pointing its course toward the port City of Wilmington. X c., Only a few Miles from where Hurricane Hazel \ ashore october to xxx reak havoc All the Way into Canada. But Connie a future course was ment the petted to be slow and erratic but tvo Colorado jail escapees wanted in Amarillo on charges of burglary were a Pix hended yesterday in new Orleans after committing an arme Ltd robbery there according to information re it Elved by chief of detectives i h. C. ,. They Are David j. Reading. 18. Of Kansas cite and John Dietz 35. Of Alamosa. Colo. The charge m a Northwest direction Here Vas filed in connection with u the but Glar it last week of several this movement if continued i firearms from the state and could bang the weds a Raer Ith a a Fuyumi. Tote it ,7 to kill in connection Vith Puuding from shooting of Carroll Eugene my i continued on Page 2� Kinney. 20. Of Carbondale. Colo the three men Hacksaw Ltd a their j Jujj was it of the Springs Amarillo and colo., jail Early last week me . Part $ Fly a Kinney was shot in an Amarillo Motel saturday morning and a of a since has been under Cusco do of Anri Van a the Potter county sheriff s de j a part mint at St. Anthonys Hospital where he is being treat a for the gunshot wound a a a a total of s271 40 was poured into the Tomahawk fund tuesday. This include the funds from the Benefit doubleheader baseball game played Ian to night at cold sox Field Between two of the a teams and the Dumas 66 oilers. The Money raising fund is to give the successful team its Man Uncertain and the weather Bureau Ager. Howard Ferguson and coach Trainer Sam Daniels a More warned All coastal areas from comfortable trip than they would normally have enjoyed. Savannah a. North to keep a a a a Sharp Eye on her National organization takes care of at 11 . the weather Bureau said Connie Xmas some 275 contributions yesterday included Oscar Ashley $5 Alton Moses to .100 Miles Southeast of Wilming $5 r. X hilon. $5 r. G. Miss $10 cattleman s cafe. $5 Kelton ton and moving at sex to seven ionic. $�?~25 Burkett paper co. $25 Paul Ansley $10 kiwanis club Miles an hour. Her future move s5 the Hollywood. $25 Amarillo smash loan association $25 Bureau said a is sex Western office Supply. $5 Panhandle Salon. $5 the Borden co., $15 Jack seals. $20 great Western distributing co., $25 and Southern states loan co., $10. The baseball game brought in $36.40. W e d n Ai d circus. Altor Nev #. Iki ats As hopi Loii trial opens t in it tags nil it a i we Snesil Ltd it is Panhans e Anoni Plains a in party v warm with Tatt a Afi s Vyvy it 7 m it. Rat. A a. Sam. 9am. 10 am. And ,1 a .1 we wonder in which category or. Wilcy puts switch a a a it turn out that another former Amari loan 1� High in the rank of the Ball did Ney organization. Kelyn Chi unix a who once xxx a on the a Taff of the Amarillo College of it lug in. Has charge Ltd of mud in rutting a up Ervin Ion of the Quot then Rieal one Type of film produced in the Dis Kiev a Lauditi. A a a one piece of property adjoining Disneyland has r h a n g r d hands five times in the last six months and has Doubni in puce each time. A a a mrs. C. R. Oxer in Pampa a Aye a Young lady who recently moved to Amarillo put badly could win hand writing contest we might a pin a or. She 1� 12-year a a i april aug Lin daughter of it Ihnn us tin Goll a to at tax eos a Ltd Sun try Ltd Luh. A her handwriting in far better than that of most air. Taylor. A i be never seen anything like it for a child of her the Auslinn Inove a Here from Pampa. A a a if you Ever owned a pair of White flannel pants and a Blue Serge coat As your Best sunday outfit you Don t have of worry about to draft a a a Folk us of urn recall that 30 a a Are ago when a i a lox a Aid a of Ching afm if retiring you knew he xxx a a dude talking Alax it going to h d. A a a Pic Fol Pete who a 1� coming of Hie a Keri non Here in a Eriq a left of Xvi a a. Re Tny Euto eat in a a aft a. In fax he in a Erly it ii la Eony Klering turning do a xxx the offer of an air plane ride and driving his a own a Huek Xiv age in a a ver Fri pm his Home til 1�?~erkln�, okla. A a a Well always have two political firs. Thev need each other for alibis a bes a Zard 11am. Horston. Aug. 9 a Ixo the City and denied allegations in the eight duty to contribute in any aay though he lived in suburban Bell Max Vest Council s de Iii a Ach impeachment charges. Toward raising taxes. A tie mayor Aire. Reeves also named another ment trial of mayor Roy hoi Heinz a a a did not get his proposed tax be employee who allegedly a a noted out got started to play with live million Oaks add the 42-year-old Nav adopt Tel. Side his precinct. Wet Aire mayor Abs it but his aug Row a. G to four of the impeachment the impeachment charges to Quot i a a c a. 20 on hand to Label the pwt Edings a Empl ones and predicted charges allege Hofheinz gave de against Hofheinz accuse him of Quot circus. Would within five Paris Cut Heads instructions de failing to discipline City Emp boxes a \ it a of it Iii on your Cali pc. Strike up Days Force the City Council to to pressure the Council into to voted outside then precincts t 7n? a quoth hers band and let s get the circus adopt the mayors proposed 20 per accepting the tax hike. During questioning of Reeves on the said airy Jack bin cent tax incr Viso charges also allege depart Ion after the Council once again turned Down his plea the trial be switch in to District court. N Hev a a hts nil in a a . X 2 p. X 1 r i 4 p v a acc plans mapped at conference Here a revised and broadened other Amarillo directors program of work for the West in the meeting in Texas chamber of Commerce a a a Flace am Lari o Keefe. Was presented to directors of according to husbands the re the regional chamber meet a Ronal chamber s program of Inq yesterday morning in work committee recommends the herring hotel. Conducting t educational Vam rav Grisham of Abilene Percsi on fundamental concepts Dent conducted the session Fred management among other things. In the Field of Industrial development he suggest to continued on Page 2 m .v4 4� p h. Husbands also of Abilene executive vice president and Gen eral manager of the group out-�9 lined Woik for the next year in several Fields including agriculture and livestock Community a services Industrial development state and National affairs water resources and Memott relations. A of a a Tal of 17 directory attend Ved the my eting. Alvayor Art a la a Dan of Amarillo was re it elect vice president of District i by the directors. Bed lira a a a a a a air it. A lax a a a a. Inti Ira. I �.�. I Fordt. T Litoria. I Arlo. Viar lha i Assn. X�h1p�a till Tain. A re it Liat Lio and in. A a a a Rex. Xxx Alhar i air fax a n Paar a ��-.4 a. 1�-17 fax a 7 i Asp <1 la an 1� in Aki ii ran in Paez s a 1ft i a a is im4 4 increase Oakes said he rejected Hofheinz Nyquest. A i told him it was t my Only two Vita a a ses testified be fort the trial by the c Ltd Council a proc ceding set out in the City charter was until tomorrow. City comptroller Roy Boakes. Good morning ment head refused information. Him financial r a Hun has Rhone Over in Martho for a a pm slavs out a it of 221 ilurir.14 Ltd it Nivar a a to at 9 p . And \ Iviz. It it ski. Mph Milis i indie in the Only City employee who accepted Houston. A a to a i a Subj Xena among 25 the comic in a . Of i .11 t Kia toy h v t wanted of testify Xith support i it it a a pm ii Reserve Bill signed the Council s attorney. George a no Hoad a Wurf instr urged to re Hofheinz executive Lus. To rive Oakes in formation so is ant Gould Beech of having Nei Edlor of the associated with a Man by icon. Oakes Ducj ctn. Signal committees for left Wing leanings. The other fitness today was a a a councilman proves who Tes Tifis d that at a budget meeting brought from Binion an a Early this year civil service i his attempt Rector Sidney Hugh s admitted of a Vogt tag in a downtown precinct Al movement or that Happi Ned in Xeal sex. Icv minued on Page 2 Itea Elor a models on the Tai so a was i Suthi by the a Hite . Along with a 600-word statement. Rhe main provisions of the leg i Islat Ioir i , aug 9 a a Sions that will a a Dof Nitoly strength pts silent Eisenhouer today in the res no Structure signed u it isolation giving the men the Bill is to expand lag Tim Limitt d authority to use the 70 .lkx1 Man train a. A serve and t Impulsion to Force to 2,Iklo, t men by build up the nation s military re More a chits into the by sowes and serves. To Quirog them Toke up up training avoid the draft by volunteering for a a a the a deadline for presidential a 3-6 months training then serving he d a statement saving tip in on the no asure Vas Midnight 72 years in the , i user that the Bill a Falls saw Rte of the tonight the president signed it a 250.000 annual quota they can program he re a commend a i. Hut he a Ivis Gettysburg pa., farm the also Volunteer directly for the re is approving i because of provi announcement that he Nad Dame d on Page 2 @ baseball a scores 1. Youths Una Ier a i a Vears can t lavas xxx i Anil i4.x�, k 2. Am Anllo a lots s Penn it a 4 pair us 7. A past i Inion i Diu i Titi. 7 \ Al la a it i. I i t by wkly it v Oak Phinia Louthia 9 in a l Miaw Autv s is 2hit Ait 4 t Ini or ,.�?o. A x or his xxx it t it s to a 4 new v a k 1 i quasi 4. Kans is a 1, a it and 4 in tto it 2 xxx Axi Insign 0-fi it was a Short a High voltage terminal at southwestern Public service s am Anllo Light Plant on n e third blew up last night for reasons unknown causing plenty of excitement but injuring no one. The explosion shot flames 25 feet into the air and brought two fire trucks an ambulance plenty of policemen and a Host of curious onlookers. A portion of Northeast Amarillo was without lights tor approximately 20 minutes from 935 . To 9 55 . The darkened Section extended from Osage Street on the West to grand Avenue on the East and from n e eighth to the Santa be Railroad tracks on the South. John Cashion an operator in the Plant said Quot i be never seen anything like it before and Hope i never do in addition to the big flame outside a Small Flash fire took place inside the Plant. Both fires went out by them i lives big in the High voltage terminal works something like an Ordinary Light switch except it carries 13,200 volts. A Plant official said the whole thing amounted to a great big Short somewhere in the Hookup. A i you do not Hove to be a scientist to enjoy Geneva s atoms for peace show. Swiss Ushers and policemen react to a reactor Model like kids with o new toy. The display one of a number of atomic Power exhibits at the conference is a miniature of Britain s colder Hoh atomic Power station. A. A if. If. If. If. If. . If. We or Iii wide a loin Power bo4�Iii seen us m w peace conf Ronce he Aryl in i Gians far from Vav in a tonic pm no r Xiv Tell xxx oms Vogt a from fat or t a von Mje pm r Agio . Aug. 9 it a to aiming of a Worlin oxide Bov it a Muthe russians said it is at a Eti Tivi with cd ivc Ntim a Nal kit r Watt do i Lii g on he a a f r the and american six dentists which would see billions of dollars a Vury Moro profitable to it it operate xxi thin the next 15 to 20 v or i it 1<. Us d of ten fuel Vogt agreed the a world is entering so int in a Gigantic atomic Ron Suroo atomic pm wer Static a is rut Genor in the unite states plies with 10 a a it an Era in which atomic a a wer turn program. Ally up akm it still con to a Piront slowness in the p is �2 Mai a at the c Ocial a e a plants will to Able to match a lists just Howko no it will take for Sid Erable More to Pix ice nuclear uni cd states program is ii an a of a Cha in i jux r kilowatt fur run of to Cvine optional Roal and Viator atomic Piwar to biome xxi Peti Power. A a a question of meeting Tbs in Nan Antral Lions a Xiver plants live ads on x osts in Iii visual in Amer mean scientist. Let r. Usually Low Pix Xiu Tion of in a pi4�c i a nth d to the at m the a Exsias Sixl their views be Aroas and the Spe Exi with which James v. Lane of the Oak Ridge Ronve National pox or pith auction rho in it Tiffin. This morning a let Foro atomic sex torts of 72 nations Laige scale a units can be Tenn. National lab Rahny. Said National a Cage Cost of of ctn mint to d 1 blokh., a and at the International atoms a Ort built. There is a a a Kkt possibility that City in. The uni Lxi Statts ranges in minued on i age 2i 1 k 1

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