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Amarillo Daily News (Newspaper) - May 11, 1968, Amarillo, TexasAmarillo Dally news saturday morning May la 1968 continued from Page i heavy Rains Vietnam Quot drench state today a weather i analysis from weather forecast inc i continued from Page i advisories. Very heavy Rains fell there floods closed at least 22 roads Quanah in areas from far West Texas to Accident in a the Louisiana line. The swirling Wichita Falls water destroyed several Bridges around Athens in East Texas and one near Midland. Not far away from Athens Rains sent an embankment j sliding onto the Cotton Belt Railroad line derailing the engine and 25 cars of a freight train. Aii the cars hut one were empty. No one was Hurt Robert r. Van Dine. 38, killed if Truc that in a Highway Accident in East Cong Texas during a heavy rain. Rom an mrs. Madge Bailey. 65, of estimate earlier Friday its troops battling on Saigon a Borders. Other 9th division units screening farther South reported 16 samoans carrying enemy military supplies were sunk and five vie Cong killed a on a canal five Miles South of Saigon. Would be about helicopter gunships killed 18 methodist University a Sharp Rise Viet Cong three Miles South of voted Friday to raise 9th division the capital and seven other tuition $200 per year the guerrillas were killed by . In certain there Are Are two reinforced battalions of Viet Cong in there and we re going to wipe them sum plans lab 9 # continued from Page 1 i 111tlotl in july Likely would be after a special legislative session where increase the legislature Likely will be in c. Uen a Chance to act on Texas Dallas apr Southern a quor by drink Laws and covering private that the action came in a closed killed in a traffic remnants of an enemy battalion Fantry men operating in boats meeting where trustees also a heavy rain Virginia Turner 19, killed in a collision on a rain Slick Street near the Texas tech Campus at Lubbock. At was still fighting in the ruins a five Miles to the South Viet Cong battalion is normally about 500 men As the lighting died Down elsewhere around Tho capital Calm returned to Saigon and officials began to count the toll alter nearly a week of fighting. Only thursday . And South vietnamese reported killing 219 Viet Cong in a series of running Battles outside the capital. Several automobiles and a Light showers and Cloudy skies to prevail but Bis showers have played out a cold front this morning mile Southeast of Dallas. A will Brin Gusty winds to 30 Miles per hour through much of the Day a rain of 13 inches Eil car Clouds will linger meal of the Day. Highs to Range Foin a in the Northeast to /4 in easter n new Mexico Vicinity. Corsican near for Amarillo weeds will pull easily today. Dallas reported la inches Cloudy this morning 48 degrees. Clearing for afternoon overnight flooding about Throe but Gusty northeasterly winds. High near fifi. Dozen Homes. Ful of Flook for sunday sunny skies and temper Are a a of water store in the 70s and 80s. Dallas. Midland far to the West underwent a cloudburst of seven inches thursday sending water As High As live feet into some the South vietnamese government estimated the number of refugees had risen to 56.00ft for the week and that 92 civilians died of wounds in hospitals. The number of civilian dead however is believed to be much higher. Officials gave the number of civilian wounded As 2,411. A a a weather weather Bureau Amarillo and Vicinity considerable cloudiness this morning decreasing through the afternoon. Winces mostly southerly to to 20 Mph today. 30 percent Chance of rain this afternoon partly Cloudy his evening and sunday. A a a 1\ at Intuit by the associated press the weather Bureau said there would be continued flooding of Aquilla Creek car Waco. Sulphur River Points expected Only Light flooding unless there is More rain. Richland and Chambers creeks were oui of their Hanks and the upper Trinity was flooding or about to flood. The i Iwer Trinity also was due to flood. Substantial flooding was expected on the Sabine. A h e and fury of the tet Offe see offensive was a major Victory. February. . Officers said the enemy the Little River at Cameron troops in the Southern District the had been blocked at least three the a sent a unions turn to la jugs the Black Garter clubs plea of intervention contends the feb. 5 directive by the lab reproved a record $22.7 millions rioting the issuance of guest budget for the coming school and the lab its May year a guide line Banning Cash sales a school spokesman said the violate the Constitution. 65-member Board a apparently Artic e j Section to of the passed Over an administration Constitution says in part thai request to authorize an Addison t Shari a make anything 1971-72 school j.�?T, a a a a a i Luai. Min ton8. Temperature ? ii in 8 a in 9 a in 10 am. Ham Max. Vest. A year ago Sunrise Bushland soil by hours .50 noon is. 51 i p in .58 so 2 . 59 51 3 . 60 54 4pm 61. 63 min Vest so 97 min. Year ago 62 5 46 Sunset j 4 temperature 52. La cattier conditions comparative readings at 8 . Friday wind visibility ski Mph Miks c audition ,. 7 15 Cloudy 7 Cloudy is 2 rain. Roll Cloudy Amaril Odallas Houston okla City precipitation data furnished by the . Weather Bureau in Amarillo precipitation tar the 24-hour of Iod end ing at a p in. Friday is to dote per to. Per year totals this year 1.72 idols last year to Normol is 6 in 2.82 4 29 Texas by the associated press High Low or. Abilene 73 62 .15 Alice 73 67 47 Alpine 78 57 in Amarillo 63 50 .58 Austin 77 63 1.63 Beaumont 74 67 .58 Brownsville 89 76 Childress 65 51 ,39 College station 76 64 2.51 Corpus Christi 84 72 .47 Cotulla 86 69 .21 Dalhart m 45 m Dallas 79 64 .30 Del Bio. 77 63 .05 Elpaso 81 59 fort Worth 8ft 64 .17 Galveston 77 73 1.45 Houston 74 66 4.93 Junction m m Laredo 89 68 .87 Longview 77 68 1.10 Lubbock 64 50 .30 Mcallen 89 75 Midland. 72 58 Mineral Wells 76 62 .20 Palacios 8ft 72 .30 Presidio 97 63 san Angelo 76 62 .23 san Antonio 85 69 .151 Tyler 76 63 6.19 Victoria 83 74 Waco 77 64 3.76 Wichita Falls 73 57 .09 j Wink 81 to High Low or. Albany Cloudy 72 52 .17 Albuquerque Cloudy 67 43 of Atlanta Cloudy 79 54 Bismarck Snow 48 34 44 Boise Cloudy 77 59 Boston Lear 77 58 Buffalo Clear 60 51 .04 Chicago Cloudy 65 44 Cincinnati rain 66 50 .01 Cleveland Cloudy 59 45 Denver lain 58 41 Des Moines Clear 66 37 Detroit Cloudy 66 46 Fairbanks rain 44 32 ,02 fort Worth Cloudy to 64 .17 Helena dear 56 30 Honolulu Cloudy 82 71 89 Indianapolis Cloudy 58 44 Jacksonville Cloudy 76 68 34 Juneau Cloudy 67 33 Kansas City Cloudy 69 51 los Angeles Cloudy 68 54 Louisville Cloudy 64 56 .08 Memphis rain 74 64 .07 Miami Cloudy 77 69 .30 Milwaukee dear 57 44 . P., Cloudy 62 33 new Orleans Cloudy 83 67 new York Cloudy 75 60 okla. City Cloudy 70 57 .09 Omaha Cloudy 69 42 Philadelphia Cloudy 77 58 .02 Phoenix Clear 89 63 Pittsburgh Cloudy. 67 52 .02 a tend me., dear m 55 a tend ore., Cloudy 58 47 rapid City Cloudy 49 33 Richmond Cloudy 84 63 St. Louis rain 54 46 .14 Salt la City Cloudy 76 46 san Diego Cloudy 62 59 san fran., Cloudy 56 la Seattle dear 66 5ft Tampa Cloudy 84 66 02 Washington Cloudy 84 61 Winnipeg Clear 5ft 33 brackets. Scores submerged and of varying amounts. Water mounted briefly into the emergency room of Midland Hospital and into the county courthouse basement. Four schools closed. At least 20fl Midland families were displaced from their Homes the reporter Telegram said. The newspaper said damage will run into the millions. The City in a dry climate Bas no storm sewers. I he i s. Command reported a hike for the urn but Gold and Silver Coin a tender Ahat since the enemy offensive year. A payment of began sunday Allied troops the Vear tuition Ita croons to Dav have wife nearly Lorn enemy to mod per year the Cost Foi full time Stu and us ize coins and treas american intelligence sources dents carrying from 12-15 hours. Notes of the United state a said elements of 19 enemy top recommendation came from e. In Der is further Auba Tiai ions had been intercepted sm0 president Willis Tate. Themed by two Federal stat by Allied forces responsible for the new hike win re into of. H rack Garter Cut Saigon s outer defense ring is tember 1969 and will said a a no 8 tata. By Law or re8ul, Many items of food still were engaged in the immediate10, e Tion May put restrictions upon Short because the fighting Vicinity of the capital officials also asked authorize by Quality of Legal tender for prevented supplies from this was Given As one reason ton for another tuition hike for utilization in payment of their entering the capital. Food prices Why the current attacks on 1971-72 school year but the debts whether Public or Priori the fit is no Hanoi radio Saigon never reached the size amount was unspecified the club said. Street of Zzz a Autsin Trelow by a cd its aimed 1 it a a a a a sum Southeast of the Navasota. , Iii via in Ute fisc in v j in the Central Highlands North vietnamese troops attacked a . 4th division artillery and patrol base nine Miles West of Dak to near the laotian Border. They penetrated a portion of the perimeter seized two bunkers and destroyed one armoured i personnel Carrier. Borger the Tri state Golf i he 4th division troops association elected 1968 officers hoi in beverages while private counterattacked and reoccupied Here Friday afternoon in their club omit tees Are prohibited such one of the two bunkers. The annual meeting held at the enemy finally withdrew after Huber Golf club. A some of the members of the three hours of fighting under r c Davidson of Amarillo intervener club do not have suf heavy american artillery and was elected As the new pres i Cint financial standing to. A Rhor were sign so How Var. Helicopter gunship fire. Twenty int i Urvan Johnson Olda qualify for the club a paralysed w c. That the enemy command enemy Soldier were is Roll Dee resident said Irvie was evacuated from his making every Effort to reinforce reported killed. U a losses were or u f a h Waldron fort the Corsicana Home by ant1quot a it it a. W. Hart Waidrop Rori i he county Tailer Mike Harris at Quot zip Headquarters said Athens said water mounted into Seth Al x other action reported in South of cars streets was due to flood Duuring night. Immediate indications j times trying to breach were that the Brazos would not capitals defences this week. Mitc flood one officer said 9th division pop police dispatcher Lewis Palos armoured troops have moved in and of Corsicana reported water five to Seal the enemy a flanks a and Rrt a feet deep outside the police Sta Joben the air strikes Are Over water inside. The Corsicana flooding came mainly from Post Oak Creek which cuts the City in half. Firemen and others joined to help sweep mud out of Homes. Down the the objective is to drive the Viet Corg into the Flat paddies South of the residential area where they would be easy prey for helicopter gunships. In or. Richard Rubottom Smi a by directive and tile guide vice president said the proposed Bop Aiso violates the 5th, 14th increase for 1971-72 was wished and another Section of the 1st lied a because we want to keep amendments of the cons Titu our charges As reasonable As gon the club said because they possible for As Long As possible. Discriminate Between holders of private club registration per mits and holders of other forms of liquor control permits in that Cash sales Are required As to other permits to avoid stimuli Cash sales Are required to avoid stimulation of the Sale of Alch senior officers elected Friday a few Homes and about to Familia to 4 7 inches of lies were driven from their Central Homes Al Malakoff two big cattle trucks and a milk truck meanwhile rain fell Friday in Texas to cause Flash flooding in some creeks and Rivers and were washed off highways near Athens. Tornado continued from Page i a total accumulation for the Day of .50. Dumas had .62. Borger received .10 Friday and had a two Day total of 1.38. Pampa was overcast All Day but no moisture fell there. Childress had a total of 1.25 a missing injured youth termed critical the Colorado River just above Lake Buchanan was on a 20-foot Rise. The Llano River was on a 5-foot Rise and still climbing. The High water at Corpus Christi Midland Athens Corsicana and other places receded Friday although some streets remained blocked and the cleanup task was huge. The weather Bureau reported thursday night and Friday but floods or impending floods on rain had stopped falling there several Rivers or important Friday night. Shamrock creeks the Trinity Navasota Plainview Tulia and Wellington Little. Neches nieces Sabine All reported Only Light showers Aquilla Creek at Waco and Post Canyon had .45 for the 24-hour Oak Creek at Corsicana. Period ending at 6 . Friday dying in floods or from other j but to the West at Hereford no weather related causes were Hubert d. Neighbors 46, of Lubbock drowned when his car was swept away at Midland. I services Carlton John d Carlton. 2504 Harrison. Serv ice to of a m monday first Baptist Church South of the coastal Crismon Leatherneck base of Roby girl Crismon 5624 Nebraska service graveside service 2 pm Mon j reported killing 8ft Dav san Antonio. Texas Haley Garland Gene 19, o Sii Duro services pending. Kessie Elizabeth Kessle age 80, Bivins services pending Morgan Darren Gill Morgan age 3 saturday North Amarillo Church of Christ Morris mrs. Fees Ozone Morns 40, of Granette Arkansas services 2 of pm monday. Blackburn Shaw memorial Chapel Rogers Eva mat Rodgers 87. 803 Madison. Services to am saturday Buckhorn Shay memorial Chapel Underwood hush Underwood. 80 Iau Madison. Services la 30 a m. Saturday Blackburn Shaw memorial Chape Van Winkle Cut a r Ynn Winkle. 59 of 1813 North Roberts services 10 00 am monday. Blackburn show memorial Cna oel. Vvs. Earl Waldrop fort the club is in the executive six wounded. Worth second vice president inn motor hotel at love Field. And or Brown Amarillo Sec ground rotary. With 17 victories in 25 games the 34th annual Ivion m amp a urn the 34th annual Tri state against major league teams tile j Nam l o. Marines making senior Golf tournament will be Washington senators this Spring t la a Glare Quot thai sweep 20 Mie held August 12-16 Here at the had the Best exhibition baseball game record of 2ft major league teams. August a City and Huber Golf club. Danang. ,. Enemy kept a dark soldiers while losing one killed South Polo ant 13 wounded thursday. Belgrade apr the the operation code named communist chinese press has 1426 North Allen Brook was launched a kept its readers in the dark on week ago. Total casualties As of the agreement by the United thursday were 253 enemy states and North Vietnam to soldiers and 12 marines killed Start preliminary talks in Paris unbroken Chain i of service rain was reported All Day. a Percy Blackburn Headquarters reported in the air War the . Command confirmed it Ashington reports that North vietnamese m i g s Are operating for the first time in the Southern Panhandle and a Swift mig21 shot Down a f4 phantom Jet tuesday North of Vinh. Vinh is 145 Miles North of the demilitarized zone Between the Vietnam. Tan Jug Agency peking. The yugoslav reported Friday but nothing was said about it being downed by a Mig. Migs had previously operated Only in the Hanoi Haiphong areas Well above the 20th parallel. President Johnson proclaimed the parallel As the Northern Boundary in his March Splawn Leo d Splawn 74, 1008 Carolina. Serv ice 10 00 a m. Monday. . Griggs Pioneer Chapel. Graveside services 3 30 . Englewood cemetery Slaton Texas 31 order limiting bombing of the loss of the phantom Jet North Vietnam to encourage a had been announced previously peace talks. Automatic transmission fluid 14c pm Supply Debbie Doughty. Rafael Galvan Iii 14, and 17, pinned to the r Phillip Ivan Cardova 19, of against a storm sewer grating 1511 Heather injured in a one and drowned at Corpus Christi. Car Accident Early Friday morn ing remained in critical condition at Northwest Texas miners Hospital late Friday. Cardova apparently lost control of the car he was driving East on East Amarillo Boulevard and crashed into a Utility pole at Evergreen. He received a fractured Pelvis head injuries and Possi continued from Page i an abandoned mine were breached. Mine Foreman Frank Davis and Miner Edward Rudd crawled a half mile through to is Taij is in inc out. Ani a Goti a rolex melt from Wagner s v 11 % v. A a to Chou Ell Brothers 2820 Virginia Circle 355-8156 Ivan Jim amp Mike underwent surgery at mid morning. The vehicle was demolished and Cardova was pinned in the wreckage for almost to minutes before patrolman m. L. Roberts could free him. One Factor possibly contributing to the incident said one officer was the Slick condition of the Street by rain. Mile in from the mine Entrance Between them and the Entrance was a a a swag a a water filled trough hundreds of feet Long that is being emptied slowly despite 24-hour pumping Effort. A if the pumps keep working like we Hope they will we Hope to have the 15 out by 6 .�?� said c e. Richardson president Burns m Chael Allen Burns 20. Son of or. And mrs. Jim Burns of 3321 Bush. Services pending. Hennigh Grade Arvida Hen gov 47, 71? Locust service 2pm saturday. Firs method St Church. Darrouzett caused 0 be Maust Coal and Coke co.,which owns the mine. He made Cardova lives with his sintering statement in mid morning. At the Heather Street address. Old such predictions had been his parents reportedly live in made on each of the last few Denver. Davs. Drilling Crews parties to name 15 Inch Amarillo daily news established nov. 4, 1909 finally com Shaft through 245 feet of bit breaking Bedrock and shale and were installing a pump with a 2,300 gallon per minute capacity. No cats to stat. Republican ,Ards. Said my a Cly of and democratic convenient will a Mfd a Quot us a a expected to he in operation by 4 . Area delegates . At Canyon republicans will meet at 7 30 . At Rex Reeves elementary school in Canyon. The Potter county convention for democrats will be at 7 30 . At Amarillo High school auditorium. Republicans of Potter county will have their convention at Stephen f. Austin Junior High at 7 30 . Be named today at area county newspaper publishing the news impartially r Orf o 11 of nov Dean Gratin and supporting what it believes to be Canaan a Guniy ice Motriuc right regardless of party politic8. Pub party members will meet in shed by the Globe news publishing a a o company inc., every morning except Louvention Ai o sunday at ninth and Harrison p o. Box High school 2091, Amarillo Texas 79105. Phone 376-4488. Second class postage paid at Amarillo Texas s. B Whittenburg president and general manager Jim Walker assistant to the president Wesley s Izzard publisher and editor Paul Timmons associate editor Don Voyett managing editor. Jim Clark editor of editorial pose Grady Camp business manager Lowell Brown advertising director Trenton i. 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