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Amarillo Sunday News Globe (Newspaper) - December 18, 1960, Amarillo, Texas Amarillo sunday news Globe the Tri state morning is endpaper vol. 34, no. 51 six leased wires a and up Amarillo. Texas sunday december 18, i960 a a a 74 pages 15 sections Price 15 cents san Francisco .1 Tan buys Fisk building plans to remodel Iii Spring by Harry Gilstrap Yundov news glob it Tittor contract for Sale of the 33-Vear-old Fisk building. 8th and Polk to Melvin a swig of san Francisco has been signed and the transaction Nill he completed Early in january it was confirmed saturday by an officer of the Fisk building corp., the seller. Consideration for the Purchase was not disclosed. Tile corporation spokesman said however that it might Ive presumed to be the most important real estate transaction in Amarillo history involving exist my properly. Its importance particularly to the downtown business District in general is accentuated by the fact that under the new management the building w ill he remodeler and modernized completely. Plans include air conditioning new elevators and new lighting it is expected that the work will begin in the Spring. No changes in the building personnel arc contemplated the spokesman said. The new owner was described As a professional building owner and manager with Quot substantial Quot building ownership elsewhere. A Man in his 40 she is the son of Benjamin swig. Who is known in higher financial circles. Swig is a modest Man who shuns personal publicity. Ile lives at the Fairmont hate in san Francisco. He has visited Amarillo Only once during the negotiations which have been in Progress since aug. 23. It had been known for Many Mouths that the Fisk building would be sold when the proper purchaser could be found the 10-Story Structure was by in 1927. At the height of the Oil Boom by the late a harks a Fisk who was Preif feat of the Amarillo Bank and Trust co. Atte after its consolidation with the first National Bank vice president and director of the latter Bank. Hic first National Bank moved to the Fisk building after the 1935 consolidation and remained there until completion of its own building Al 8th and Tyler in 1950. Zale jewelry co., Mavor drug co. And Broome optical co. Occupy most of the first floor at present. Offices Are occupied principally by Oil companies geologists attorneys insurance la is. Architects. Dentists and physicians because of the High v desirable location tenancy rate of the Fisk building consistently has been High. Red action in Laos Iii Washington upi1 a the United states saturday placed full blame on the soviet Union for the bitter civil War in Laos and rejected a russian charge that this country is meddling in the internal affairs of the Southeast asian kingdom. Simultaneously the state department. Demanded anew that the russians release two american fliers held captive since last july i when i heir reconnaissance plane was shot Down by red airmen Over the Barents sea. Too the demand for the release of apts Freeman b Olmstead Elmira. N. A. And John to. Mckone Tonganoxie Kan. Was made verbally by Deputy i of state Raymond Hare when he handed sox in ambassador Mikhail a Menshikov the note on Laos Hare voiced a deep concern Quot Over continued imprisonment of Hie two and v lied that their prompt release was Quot important to future relations of the United states and Russia. The russians have declared they intend to try the two americans on espionage charge. As they did u2 spy Pilot Francis Gary Powers. Powers is serving a to year sen Tenee. The formal note on Laos was unsparing in its denunciation of Tho soviet role in the Quot fratricidal War which has ripped the tiny country. The scathing american note said the responsibility for the hit Tor fighting in Laos a rests Square d in and solely upon the soviet government and its partners. It said that the guerrilla warfare of communist a a agents in Laos and the soviet Airlift of weapons to Sec Laos on Page St tit i i Lane i lows into Streetcar Munich loaf is inferno a rash probed kills50 t t0l Ricc i i Oil i in i a. It. Ible Sueb Urt Iti iou Tkv lev a of Val Pho o downtown transaction a sales contract for the 33-year-old Fisk building at 8th and Polk has been signed by Melvin m. Swig of san Francisco. Plans Call for the building to be remodeler next Spring after final transaction formalities have been completed Day named a i i v j to Cabinet elections system by j Vik Bill. Palm Beach. Fla. A president elect John of Kennedy completed an accent on youth Cabinet saturday by selecting los Angeles insurance executive j. Edward Day for Gen Eit. A a ,. ,. Washington it a it sen. The Cabinet choices average 47 m mansfied Cai de years of age a the lowest of the.20th Century in my is saturday with the obvious Gen-43 Dav i. 4fi Cra approval of president elect it 5 John f. Kennedy for an Over hauling of the nations elections it us Day by hts Side. Kennedy system. Stood beneath a Coconut Palm on the Sun splotches Patio of the Kennedy Home he told a news., Ltd a a ,.,become the senates majority con Creme it was a great p ens. A. I loader said he will introduce at ure to have a Tan with a Dis to anguished career in government he tag Innig m next months second business take Over a a the sl0n of More two measures to largest business in the Haneta the a Aeh Mery in Winch the Post office department he Kenedy won one of the closest noted has More than 500,000 pm presidential contests in history. These will be a proposed shakeup proposed a but we must do something about a system in Whit it an elector does t have to vote for the soc election of rage 2 Mansfield who is expected to rail last res Munich. Germany. Dec. 117 apr a . Air Force transport plane carrying american students Home to Christmas holidays in England crashed into the heart of historic Munich today strewing flaming wreckage Over a Street full of shoppers police estimated Between 50 and 60 persons died. Besides tile la vacation Home College students the 7 member Crew of the two engine com air and an american civilian passenger perished when the plane sheered off a Church Steeple and plummeted into a loaded Street car the students who an ended the University of Maryland s Junior College in Munich ranged in age from 16 to 21 years old. Laugh see picture Page 8-Ci lag and joking they had taken off Only minutes before from my Nieh Riem Airport to join their service families in England for the Holiday vacation. Police estimated at least 35 persons either aboard the Streetcar or passing by tied when the giant Plant engulfed the trolley with flames l at ten High. Tile death toll May not be know n for flays. Quot tile bodies Are nothing but charred pieces Mak ing it an almost impossible task to identify said a police official. Mayor Hans Joe Hen Vogel said Only two bodies it German victims had been Idem ii Ion late tonight although i charred bodies have been recovered from amid see rash on rage lf.1 new Yurk a history s worst Iii disaster look on an added note of Heartbreak saturday As investigators recall a sweeping Hunt for the elusive error or malfunction a that caused two collide in the an. Only a few fragmentary hints emerged. As they did new grief St tick. Of the 123 aboard the two doomed plane one passenger. Stephen Balu ii. Wilmette iu., had citing to life Tor More than 24 Hoot s. A a a Bitt he died saturday of Burns and inhaled flames. And fridays thanksgiving of his parents who had stood watch at his Hospital bedside turned to tears the Over All toll of death thus Rose to 136 from the collision that rained fiery destruction on the City. All aboard both planes perished along with eight other on the ground. Police said still More bodies May lie in the wreckage and torn buildings. As the Broad rapid fire inquiry proceeded these inklings of what happened were indicated Une plane a timing watched on radar. The other apparently i f nod morning use Sun has inane of ii for Days oui of so Turin ivs com a. A go i i o j. Amaro Trou on Dallas owe. Cay was not. Une must have been off course. Both planes a United air lines in 8 Jet and a it ans world airlines four engine t Constellation. Were descending for a Landing when their paths inextricably crossed a a a a top Tederial a Tat unofficial said that a and e r such circumstances Quot if both planes were under positive control at Lite time one was off Phillip Goldstein chief of the investigating division of the civil aeronautics Board also said the Twa plane was being traced a the time on radar Scopes at latin a nil a Field its destination. Is for the Jet headed fat Idle wild Airport to mile away he said Quot i done to believe that the United air lines plane had been identified As such on the the hard pressed cab investigation a i described As the most extensive Ever undertaken by the Agency. A a a it Bro Light a vast corps of experts Here Many o them working through the night examining radio Coram Micati records plane remnants charred equipment. Hight patterns and other Materia in a search for the cause. So far there is no definite Lead Goldstein said at the same time nearly 300 police and firemen nil dug through the ruins in a crowded Brooklyn neigh Verwood where the huge jct plane fell. Gouging Walls shears a roof and setting a do. In structures afire George Ornell. Associated press religion writer has written an inspiring nativity Story which will be printed in the Globe times beginning monday. La s ailed Quot blessed Art thou Man a and recounts in rare detail the warm love Story of Marx and Joseph from the Day they were espoused through their time of strange Travail to the birth of Jesus. The first in to series of it it article describing the event leading up to the first Christma it will by printed on rage i o the Globe times. Daily a seas Index a Oaks business closure comic script crossword Points editorials farm and Roods indoor outdoor liven and Cav radio society sports television we Ottier Avo i 15 if lease it ii it it in he 17-31 4-c change Iii name for Nim Cabinet on rage d a a a Benton Ark dec 17 Hgt the Village of Traskwood was evacuated today alter a shattering explosion of a derailed freight ear injured 17 persons. The blast broke windows Tor Miles around and started a fire in other derailed ears some containing explosive materials. Weather tech is suggested property damage in Traskwood Sec picture Page 8-0 Edward Day one constitutional amendment to abolish the electoral College and choose presidents by direct popular vote. The other would be proposed legislation to establish a National presidential primary shorten a Community of 200 seven Miles ores dental campaigning provide South of Benton was heavy. Sev for government financing of major party expenses and Advance the inaugural Date of new presidents i to one month after the election. A a a Erat Bouses were wrecked. Bits Mansfield said in an interview of Metal showered Over a halt i that while he has not discussed mile from the train. The derail these proposals specifically with me it scene was a Quarter mile Kennedy he is confident the in North of the town coming president wants something Only five persons were hos j done to modernize the election Pha sized one i Tore and four at j machinery. Malvern 15 Miles South of Trask 1 a i am making proposals Wood none was believed Seishin Black and White for the Senate Ousby Burt. Mast of the injuries to consider Mansfield said resulted from fix ing Glass and a i Don t expert them to be adopted debris. In the form i have offered residents were moved out of we have competent committee-1 to work out the Best formulas Sec blast on rage 16 . Weather Bureau Ava Llo Ano Viln to Lair sunday cd monday. Vav a1 i with use Thane in tempera his of Ai sunday n o h h Vav est Texas Gene sunday through monday and sunday n gut. Rich is s sunday. New Mexico cervix Tai sunday n vat Vita no change kure hip i sunday Roo my b. And ii near it temperatures 7 . By hours be Tei Dav i noon. Is i . Quot 7 o in. Am. Ani. A yes j7 min. Y in Yeti Ops min. 7 49 a in. Sunset Ere rotation or be 74-Hnu a o 4 o m Vesle Day a they a amp to Church by Don cd Kra Pampa key club Pampa dec. It at 5 15 , sunday several thousand Pampa residents will leave their Homes and walk to evening services at the Church of their Choice. The first a Pampa pilgrimage held Here in 1959 under sponsorship of the Pampa High school key club attracted nation wide attention. More than 7,000 Pampa residents joined in the March to Church. The Pampa pilgrimage was the original idea of Mert Cooper a senior of Pampa High school in 1959. An outstanding football player and president of his Sun Day school department Cooper was an Active participant in he activities of the key club. Together with a Small committee a appointed by the club Cooper presented the plan to in ministerial Alliance and with that organization s support put the idea before the people of Pampa. Thirty four of the 41 churches in the Community took part after a hard month of work tit plan Vas ready to go and on dec 20 Pampa people turned out of their Homes and walked or drove to the gathering Point nearest their Home and from there walked on to Church at 6 p in. The City wide pilgrimage service a broadcast from the first Baptist Church. The pilgrimage was a Success and it lived up to the reason and purpose of the pilgrimage a explained by meet Loper Quot the Pampa pilgrimage is a simple plan designed to prove that Pampa people have not forgotten How to he Humble that we know our great debt to heroes of Battle of Faith and of loyalty. Heroes both living and dead and that Christmas week is a holy season of gratitude to god Tor our Freedom both Bere and in the hereafter a while the pilgrimage is proposed to begin Christmas week with a solemn ceremony a Devotion to Christ its principle is to gain maximum attendance in All churches of All faiths with worship of god according to the Faith of each Congre at chairman of the Church relation committee this year is Dav id Tripplehorn and the chairman of the pilgrimage is Robbie Robison. Gathering Points will be Pampa High school on the North Woodrow Wilson elementary school on the East Baker elementary school on the South and Lamar elementary school on the Southwest and Horace Mann ele Mentar school on the West. Those gathering at Lamar school w ill March univ til churches in that immediate area. A who live in Southwest editor % a Art cies Cor Ceca no presidents it Texas colleges Ppd in. Verifies continue today with o visit to Texas to chg iou ital Coseye of Lubbock concluding a fetes by staffer Jim Clark will concern West Texas slate coiled a i Cit Canyon god Arno hit coiled they will he printed n the a lobe times by Jim Lark i Block a or Robert Caban is Goodwin suggests it s Alioth tune Texas technological College -.iv, s up its Quot Lite Long Misnomer and take on a More befitting name a tech is not and never has been since it was established primarily tech clogs a1 in nature a remarks Lite 62-year-old president hailed tis Quot the Man who gets thin is done first suggested in Goodwin at a tech dad s Assn. Dinner this tall the proposal Bas met with no organized alumni protest. Situ e then Goody in has private i h plugged away Al the project from time to time. Presuming past actions Are indicative a a columnist Friend of go Miltn s once called him Quot Blunt As a Railroad Pike and when Neci sary just As hard tech May Siam follow in the Steps of Tea As woman s University and Texas Christian University by hoisting a new or pro too in a president since 1959 and president since August Goodwin Bas made no sweeping promises during his Admi Mustrat i Ion a in the Tut he a n flounced to his faculty in september a it will not be my purpose to revolutionize but rather with your help to Analyse Quot tech s analysis will come from a two year Colleg wide Soli eve ablation study Goodwin designated to Quot improve Quality of teaching research and Public service Quot do. Robert a Goodwin he self dents w Bidi Quot not a sounded a Call for improvement to both sin and faculty with a phrase might become motto As we air bul a we can see pilgrimage on rage cd Early this year he alerted his 519-member acuity to Quot recognize our Strong Points and capitalize them and a determine our weaknesses and Correct Goodwin challenges tech s student body to he Quot creatively dissatisfied. Creation is not destructive. But rather it is productive. Dissatisfaction is not necessarily with what exist hut rat Tor a Tenet that conditions can lie improved. Too another Goodwin Ai preach is his concern that students realize a what a mighty potential you represent and. A the wonder fill oppo Trinitie which lie before \ our but depend lit Udes and your being Here to. A r ment a decade a techno Broad based dents enrol to i on your re purpose in 9h78 enrol what it was is not Quot Only of lege under us Curt i Culm stunt. And sciences sneering. Business Nistra Hon agriculture Home economics an t graduate sin Des. Since 1952, Texas third largest is inn i Aas be Eit get i to the doctoral programs in education. American civilization chemistry continued on Page 8

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