Order a high-quality 18"x24" poster print of this page. Add to Cart

Amarillo Sunday News Globe Newspaper Archives Oct 17 1976, Page 1

Low-resolution version. To view a high quality image

Start Free Trial
Amarillo Sunday News Globe (Newspaper) - October 17, 1976, Amarillo, Texas 9 from Amarillo die in Colorado wreck staff to by robot Mulitin message by Telephone. Jennifer Moore and picture of Mother. The lord. Planned it by Jay Jorden Globe news staff writer a i just dropped the phone and smarted cry ing a Jennifer Moore 22, of 204 , was awakened about 10 yesterday when an associated press reporter in Dallas told her of her Mother s death and eight other Amari Loans in Colorado. Mrs Cleo Moore died yesterday in a flaming Auto Nobile crash near Deer Trail. Coio. Her father. Jerry pastor of the free Church of god in Christ in Jesus name at 209 n. Adams was reported to be in critical condition after having been thrown Clear of the wreck. The youngest daughter of the Moore couple said two other nieces and four cousins died in the crash. A this is the Way that the lord had planned miss Moore a Fonner employee of Iowa beef processors inc., said. A the works in mysterious ways and this is one of them a she said her parents were very religious. A my Mother is going to carry on gods work in heaven a a she said her family was 13 Miles from its destination a Denver convention of her fathers Church when the vehicle crashed and burned. A i done to understand their violent she said sitting in the bedroom of her parents Home sur rounded by friends of the family. A it hurts but i can to undo what god has done it will take a Long time to get Over this photographs of her Mother two cousins and a Niece All dead Lay see the lord. Page 21 nine Amarillo residents were killed yesterday and one was critically injured when a late Model station Wagon crashed off an interstate 70 overpass near Deer Trail Colo hit a Cement Wall and rolled Down a Cement Bridge siding in flames a relative identified the dead As mrs. Jerry Cleothas Moore 54. Of 1204 Sycamore mrs Margaret Ann Johnson 21. And Markeila Willis. 13, the daughters of mrs Marion Ross of 1338 15th Johnnie Collins 17. And her son Kevin. 3 months Demitris Johnson. 7-month-old granddaughter of mrs Ross Donna Marie Anderson. 2, and Morris Collins. 5. Children of or and mrs Perry Anderson of 606 n Monroe and Patrick James Collins 11. A Morris Nephew Jerry Moore. 50. Pastor of the free Church of god in Christ in Jesus name at 209 n. Adams and state overseer of the Church was reported to be unconscious and in critical condition last night at Aurora Colo presbyterian Hospital with head and internal injuries and cuts and bruises. The 10 persons were in route to a Denver regional Fellowship of the free Church of god in Christ in Jesus name All were reported to be members of the Amarillo Church. Moore Driver of the car apparently fell asleep at the wheel. United press International reported officers As saying. Moore also is a sanitation worker for the City of Amarillo. A dispatcher for the Colorado state patrol said the Ford station Wagon was westbound about 5 . Yesterday on i-70 when it ran off the left Side of the Road for More than 100 feet striking a Delineator Post and hurtling off a Bridge apron More than 160 feet further Cindy Smith of Denver said the vehicle was airborne for 80 feet when it struck another Bridee apron on the other Sidig of the service Road and rolled Down it catching fire and exploding. It came to rest on its wheels the bodies were burned beyond recognition and the vehicle was demolished the report said. Quot in be never seen nothing that ugly in All my life a a said Arden Intermill a Deer Trail Rescue squad member who was with the first Crew of Rescue workers at the scene a a there a just no description he added. A they did no to even look like bodies. They were burned so bad you Tell what they were except that they had been bodies the Accident occurred four Miles nine die in flaming crash. Officer inspects wreckage a Asci Rapata West of Deer Trail where . 40-287 becomes 1-70, a a there a a possibility the Driver went to sleep a said patrol capt Joe Relihan a the car was completely burned the patrol said investigators were unsure if the victims died in the crash or were killed in the fire. Jennifer Moore 22, youngest daughter of the Moore couple said the family members had left Amarillo about 103 a Friday. A they just told me to stay Here and watch the House a she said she said she received a Telephone Call first from the associate press in Dallas and later from Dwaine Williams pastor of the free Church of god in Christ in Jesus name in Denver informing her of the deaths. The Amarillo residents apparently had driven ail night to attend the conference said Charles Warford of War Ford s mortuary 509 n. Hughes. Officers said their station Wagon had negotiated a curve when the Accident occurred. Miss Moore said she would been route to Denver today along with mrs. Ross 40, oldest daughter of the Moore couple to identify the bodies. Services for All the victims Are pending with Warford s mortuary. Amarillo sunday news Globe vol 32 no. 42_ Ford on Carter Amarilio Texas sunday october 17, 1976 158 pages Price 35c wanders wavers waffles wiggles spaceship on Tjie morning of june 30,1908, an explosion lit up the already Bright sky Over Central Siberia. The most plausible theory is that a nuclear powered spaceship from an advanced extraterrestrial civilization May have accidentally blown up As it approached eartly Paoi 7. Arts s-16-19 Bdl oriols books 8-13 form business 0-2 Gordon it ossified 0-3-19 Oil comics 8-12 people c word b-12 sports Booths 8-14-15 women s ? ? 4 16-17 d-4 Dao d-3 10 s-1-10 c-1-i7 Lincoln 111. Ltd president Ford whistle stopped through Down state Illinois saturday calling Jimmy Carter a Man who a wanders wavers waffles and wiggles and rejecting Carters protest that his positions were being misrepresented. Ford told a crowd gathered in the main Square of tiny Lincoln 111., he had replied to a Telegram from Carter citing several specific issues on which the democratic presidential candidate claimed Ford was not describing his position correctly. The president ticked off his Oft repeated claims that Carter favored raising taxes on Middle incomes supported ending tax deductions on Home mortgage payments backed proposals that would increase Federal spending by 1100 billion and proposed to Cut the defense budget by $15 billion. Ford said he referred Carter to interviews. Press conferences and other Public statements which supported his charges saying a i eagerly await a a response at the next nationally televised debate Between the presidential candidates oct. 22 in Williamsburg a the presidents target in the Daylong train Lour through Central and Southern Illinois was the Small town and farm vote of the big midwestern state shown in recent polls to be leaning toward Carter. Illinois the biggest electoral prize in the Midwest with 26 votes has been in the winners column in every presidential election since 1920. Recent polls show Ford trailing Carter there by eight percentage Points. In his quest for those votes. Ford lashed out at Carter at every Stop of the 200-mile tour from Joliet to Alton aboard an eight car special train dubbed a the honest abet mixed with that he claimed for himself a record of a Trust Prosperity and peace and repeatedly evoked the memory of Abraham Lincoln who lived worked and was buried in that part of the state. Ford said Carter is a candidate who a will say anything anywhere to be a he we Anders he wavers he waffles see Ford. Page 2 map Wir photo president Ford and wife on whistle Stop tour of Illinois stopping at smallish towns like Pontiac. Several of the towns had not had a presidential visit since the 1800 s. Carter Ford misleading Youngstown Ohio up Jimmy Carter complained in a Telegram to the president and to an outdoor rally saturday that Ford was misrepresenting his positions and asked him to Stop a was a Man of a emr. Ford knows that he s telling the american people things that Are not True a Carter shouted before an enthusiastic crowd in the steel making Center of Youngstown. �?o1 want you to watch or Ford the next few Days. He a the president of the United states and he a supposed to Tell the truth. If her eats these statements he is not telling the in his Telegram. Carter complained that Ford had been making a misleading and erroneous statements about Carters positions on tax increases tax reforms the Cost of Carter s proposals and the size of his proposed defense budget cuts. After listing these areas Carter told Ford a i am sure that after these corrections you As a Man of integrity will refrain from making these misleading red hot red neck rip roaring revelry fair through tonight with increasing cloudiness. Wanner through monday. Hiah today Low 60s. Low tonight Low aos. High tomorrow in the 70s. Winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 20 Miles Oer hour. By Mike Cochran Terlingua Tex. A the Sun Rose saturday Over the jagged and Majestic chios mountains bathing this tiny Remote ghost town in Brilliant Sunshine. That was unfortunate Terlingua looks better in the dark. Lying just across the Rio Grande from Mexico a Cocklebur on the fringe of big Bend National Park this one time mining Camp looks bad even on Good Days. And saturday was not a Good Day. One might logically assume world War 111 had been fought overnight. Beer cans campers tents lean tos motorcycles and sleeping bags littered the Rocky Hills and ravines. These people had come in the name of Chili bearing signs proclaiming a Chili eaters Are hotter some spent the night proving it. Redneck revelry. The occasion was modestly billed As the world championship Chili Kookoff a super bowl of sorts for a Small group of eccentric Chili buffs. It was a raucous Dru Kathon and Lovein dampened Only slightly by a the a lady judge named Mattie condemned a few merry makers to a night in jail. Indeed there was a fist fight or two but mostly there was lot of singing dancing and hugging there was falling Down and throwing up there were Bunches of to shirts and precious few bras fourth place in the wet shirt contest went to a 61-year-old Brunette. The Winner was four decades younger and a student at Texas tech in Lubbock a she said in her Victory speech. And while they came in the name of see Chiu Page 2 and erroneous statements to the american he read the Telegram aloud at the Youngstown rally. Teen aged girls leaped enthusiastically when Carter greeted them and a hot air balloon lifted into the air with a loud a a whoosh As Carter began speaking. A a that a the Way our Campaign is going a up a laughed the democratic candidate. He returned to some old Thanes recalling the sign Harry Truman used to keep on his White House desk Quot Nie Buck stops a nowadays said Carter a the Buck can run All Over Washington looking for a place to Stop. When i Becane president ill put that sign Back on the desk a signs waved by the crowd read a the Grin will win a Quot if you love peanuts clap your hands and a catholics for Carter a earlier in Cincinnati cart see Carter. Page 2 Etsu 10 a amp a. 24 okla. 28 Colo.20 Mich. Baylor 0 Kansas 10 okla. St. 10 . 28. 7 tech 37 Houston. 29 neb 51 j Iowa St .21 Ohio St. Rice 13 sum 6 Kan St 0 Misiou 17 Wist ,. 20

Search all Amarillo, Texas newspaper archives

All newspaper archives for October 17, 1976

Order a high-quality 18"x24" poster print of the page above.