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Daily Bedford Gazette (Newspaper) - December 19, 1970, Bedford, Pennsylvania Ord Gazette the weather Cloudy and mild today with highs in Low or mid Windy and turning colder tonight with Snow of sunday Windy and cold with Snow and falling established 74 december 1970 single copy ten cents sheriff Security heavy country boys held in escape killing country boys were Trafis erred under Security Friday from Susquehanna county where their paths crossed on a Trail which led to bungled prison escape and the killing of an elderly Allen and Mitchell who grew up in the Rural area surrounding Susque but did hoi meet until eight Days were taken in hah Cuma and shackles to the to maximum Security state prison at were held without accused of killing Maynard and wounding sheriff Carl in an late thursday from the jail which housed wily two other Butts and Smith were Cap tured a struggle two hours Latier when and new York state authorities halted their stolen car at Lanesboro in the Northwest Cor Ner of the state about five Mill from the new York sheriff Johnson was resting in Montrose general Hospital after undergoing surgery for Bullet wounds of the Chest and fore a slug remained lodged in his state trooper Raymond chief investigator of the prison break was pulled off while who worked part time As a guard to supplement social Security in was trying to lock Smith and Butts in separate cells for the they it Faust have planned this during the Cobb he said the sheriff told him Butts struck the guard a Broom stick and began scuffling Lor the pistol Miller carried in a four or five shots and on struck Butts in the right Cobb an autopsy showed Miller was killed by a single Bullet through the the escapees fled i a station Wagon stolen about a Block the scores of police traced the car through new great sus and into new York state near Damascus where new York state police joined the Chase which crossed Back into Pennsylvania to the quiet member of the was in the jail since charged with army and forging a worn ans name a Check and stealing from Smith was described by Clair Young principal of Blue Ridge High school where he dropped out in As a very very quiet boy who could be easily we never had any trouble from him were Young described by police As entered the Jai As a probation violator Only eight Days but his Contact Law goes Back several years to his he also had an army awol record and was serving a sen tence in Wayne county and then transferred to Susquehanna county prison 4 to serve a sentence for trying to break open the Safe in his old High Susquehanna he was released on probation on 22 and recommitted Butts escaped from the prison alone on 11 and returned Ohio Man nabbed with 36 fifths of unlicensed liquor it May be a quiet new years eve for William of Ohio who was arrested Friday afternoon one mile East of Breezewood on the Turnpike and charged with pos session of Worth of unlicensed Brown was picked for driving 78 Miles an hour through a radar Check investigation revealed 36 fifths of reportedly purchased in new in his he was taken before Breeze Wood magistrate eds Vena Swartz welder where he pleaded guilty to both Possession of untaxed liquor and Brown was fined on the liquor charge and ordered to pay costs while he was ordered to pay a Fine and costs on the speeding he was lodged an Bedford county jail until receiving a Money order to cover costs of the the confiscated liquor will be turned Over to the air Force Bull san a Angus Bull ran onto the Randolph air Force base runway Friday and ski assistants prepare to teach interest Blunder cited in 8yr tfx probe Shapp retains 2 names personal counsel Harrisburg up Milton Shapp had Blue Knob ski co director Carlson demonstrates various techniques to Stu dents As he readies assistants for instruction at the after a three week course the skiers will be qualified to teach at Blue professional qualification wont come for about five years Many hours of practice and a six Day instructor students in clude Steve Donnely of Altoona Fred Chetti of state College and Mary mag Rene and pain both of drier school in chair slope beneath set to go the Blue Knob chair lift goes nto operation and the slope beneath it will be opened to a Point half Way Down the skiing at Knob began thursday with the opening of a beginners slope served by the Ponta 78 skiers on the slope opening Day and 110 turned put a spokesman noted several have coupled with opening the Moun Tain to boost the weather could pose a problem Over the How As a forecast called for temperatures of 40 or above showers atthe Knob 32 degrees and skiing was described As a base of artificial made his is topped with 68 inches of new Snow that fell the Overall Snow base at the Knob is listed at 15 to 40 but there is Only a Light base on the lower Mountain that will be opened when weather conditions plans called Tor additional Friday evening As night skiing is not scheduled to begin until next Friday some surprises at a news co compounding Ference he called Friday to an blunders c Nourice More Cabinet appoint the incoming democratic governor said he will retain two department Heads now serving in the administration of Republican Raymond Shafer state banking Secretary Allen formerly of and Richard of the state adjutant general and head of the Mili tary affairs another a new Post in the was that of Orael Phila As the governor elects personal who has been Shapps own attorney for resigned from the Philadelphia Law firm of Obrien Frankel to take the new Shapp also disclosed that John Scales of who was tapped recently to be counsel has decided after due deliberation not to accept that Post in the sit ate Justice department so that he could continue As democratic state the governor elect said who also is Westmore and county District attorney Washington up ate investigators ended an Lightyear study of the trouble plagued tfx fill Friday by accusing former Deputy defense Secretary Ros Well Gilpatric of flagrant conflict of interest in the contract award to general dynamics he and other High Pentagon officials of the Early led by defense Secretary Robert were charged with management on the tfx by deliberate attempts to deceive Congress and the Public about their the tfx program has been a declared John in a Senate speech to present the voluminous report of his Senate permanent investigations sub the subcommittee said Gila now a lawyer in new York obviously should have disqualified him sem from taking any part in the decision to award the tfx contract to general dynamics because of Lis prior connections with the Gilpatric said in new York hat before he entered the he was an outside Egal Counselor to the company on nonmilitary matters and hat attorney general Robert Kennedy office had sex Board airs crowding temporary buildings toured be Fords c r o w d e d High school and the possible use of temporary buildings for additional space came under Dis Cussion at a thursday evening meeting of the Bedford area school administrators Robert Arthur Townsend and Paul Mowry presented a report on a personal made at the 1equest of the of new temporary buildings at Bethel Park near Pittsburgh Davis reported the Bethel both in the Philadelphia Davis reported tse Bethel Park building contained nine classrooms and was built at a cast of or Pel Square hookups for electricity and sewage were extra As were but the package Price included landscaping and a paved parking at a building constructed for use As a Library Cost or per Square that Price included Brick casing on two without casing the Cost would have been per Square the Huntingdon Valley construction featured several temporary buildings joined not poured he expressed concern Over whether the buildings would tand up 20 years if used by High school the three reas visited used their build nos for elementary although second no various space problems de ailed by Davis in a View graph said he would try desperately to schedule classes n the space we have if the Oard decides Ona ignored All efforts by base personnel to remove him Bexar county Deputy Jim Townsend said school officials expressed Hope the build nos would last approximately 20 years noted that Interior wails were of a pressed paper material and that floors were 2 acres on strip go for Breezewood the continuing High land values Here were confirmed recently in the Sale of less than two acres in the Gold strip for Sun Oil purchased a vice station property it a rented from Beauford Wil and Betty for and bought acres of farm land adjacent to for from the Thelma Wilt estate Sunico reportedly plans major new service station on the rips import goods Harrisburg up the frate transportation commis Sion has voiced its Strong of to the reported consid Murphy was called and shooed ration of the Southeastern it in in l i m m Mir Lvon the Bull away with his them air Force people just didst seem to know an awful Pennsylvania transit authority Septa of using foreign mad propulsion and control equip lot about Murphy ment for High Speed rail the presentation by Davis noted enrolment would have to Rop some500 students to a er1960 level before sufficient Pace would be available in the resent High school Board members took no a Ion but expressed a desire to meet with a Clinger of Ampbell Raye and Al Oona architects who Are pre Aring a Long Range plan for Northern Evrett and Chestnut Ridge High a general report on that plan was presented july but the Redford Board has not met with Lim since to ask specific ques ions Oliger also is presenting a Long Range plan for the bed Ord District it was due Early in but a Man pre Aring it died before its com completion now apparently awaits a decision by the Hoard on what direction any building program will the possibility of a new Mic die school Junior High for grades seven and eight was mentioned at the jul any building plan designed to include state reimbursement for a portion of the costs must Mee department of education requirements that include a completed Long Range the District must also secure a building because of the some 3 to 9 years would be involved before could use any permanent Board members thursday expressed an interest in a steel building that might last 20 years and could be constructed the District would shoulder All costs with out reimbursement unless department of education require meats were Davis noted some in any building might be saved if the Board completed a Long Range plan and then proceeded according to state with construction with the idea of req iveing reimbursement when a building number was he said he idea was successfully use Bethel the for the Bedford 3oard apparently is that meet no with possibly Early next after the the Board May choose o select architect to learn specifics of various building project in other action the 3oard pending comple Ion of Legal to the bus contract of Leuel now pressed the opinion in 1963 that former air Force Secretary there was no conflict of Mcclellan never finished his speech because of interruptions from a number of including Henry d praising the subcommittees the record shows unequivocally that he deliberately attempted to mislead the subcommittee regarding his relationship with general Dyna mics As it existed before he accepted appointment As Deputy Secretary served at the Pentagon from 1961 until the record makes Clear the fact that he was a top level policy Counselor to general dynamics for years immediately before his a de Facto company and that he member of was the Board of the sub committee the record shows that he participated in the tfx award proceedings and that he advised Secretary Mcnamara to give the to general Dyna he admitted these facts under Crosse Amin action by the subcommittee after the staff had discovered the True it also accused former Navy Secretary Fred Korch of impropriety and charged that Eugene Zuckert had written Arv inaccurate memorandum at tempting to justify general dynamics selection Over tha Boeing which had submit Ted a lower Pentagon selection and military experts recommended Boeing on four the panel but this unanimous advice was ruled by Korth and Zuckert with no paper no documentation and no special staff Mcnamara efforts at reach ing the it can at Best be described As lacking in depth and without factual who left tha Pentagon in late 1968 to become president of the world refused comment in the report criticizing his decision to build a tactical fighter bomber that could be used by both the of Force and the Navy in the at a projected Mclellan said original called for building at a Cost of but he said the program will end ill 1972 with Only 538 planes costing at least or million the Navy has abandoned its version the f111b because the planes could not operate off he a teen clubs Christmas receives daily for three Carpenter asked for the a noting he desires to sell one bus to Fay the bus s used for the Logue Hill Houte Madley hollow and Carpenter suggested that the contract be restated to allow j23 daily for the it was noted that th6 Condi Iqbal status granted to Hynd Nan High school for the 1969 of school year will be reviewed May 4 to determine whether he status will a extended n other the Board granted a request from vocational agriculture Tea Cher Richard Barkley to take Voag to the state farm show boys will pay transportation the Board agreed to use the Hartley Bank for com Puter scheduling of students at a Cost of 60 each and total Price of Congress hits at automakers Washington up Don guess gave final approval Friday fee she can perform valuable service to the people of Penn Sylvania and the democratic party As state chairman am he remain in a role to the Commonwealth and to Shapp posed the possibility former George Leader May get a Post in the administration and has offered to serve in any capacity he also said David Kurtz Man May be retained As head of the state education depart ment after his term expires Patterson and Snyder were retained As Shapp because they were highly Secretary Patterson is respected in his Field All Over the Shapp i am also convinced that he shares my View that banking can take on new dimensions to encourage Industrial and business Shapp said he had talked thoroughly with Snyder and was satisfied the adjutant Gen eral had the the strength of character and the professionalism needed to carry on what has become a sensitive a former vice president of the Pittsburgh National has been head of the state banking department since when he was appointed by former William new hepatitis Case reported in Ridge area aunt Emily Amy elder explains a plan to Jim Norman Henry Brown in a play presented this sunday afternoon and evening at Trinity lutheran Russell Stetler and encompasses Talent the lutheran lutheran Parish sets Xmas festival another hepatitis Case has been reported in Tihe Chestnut Radge but health authorities reported it appears unrelated to four other recent state Evelyn Public health nurse Foreman said re port of the Case was received Friday in the Public health of fice in involved is a six Earold boy from the Oster Burg his Case Wias diagnosed 10 by a Martins Burg the boy has not pen Foreman said san of with emphasis on forcing Detroit to produce virtually by the Bill failed through the Senate and then the House by voice vote without dissent though it was stronger Chan her office will visit the Home of boy to test the water family members Al ready have received Gamma globulin to protect against thread of the the previous four in either the House or administration and was sent to the White House Tor president oks loan for pc Washington up the Senate Commerce commit toe Friday approved a million loan guarantee for Fenn Central the measure identical to a House commit tee Bill approved eau Tlell thu of fixed two and two one of the adults was a a Oher at Imler elementary school Wai the individual Moat seriously affected by the the greater Bedford Luther an Parish has announced the program of events for the third annual Parish Christmas fam ily festival to be held this sunday afternoon and evening december at Trinity Luther an beginning at and As in the past festivals the program is into three the Christmas per formed by members of the Par ish youth will be presented at both the afternoon and evening a Wor ship service of special and the Reading of the Christmas Story will follow the the third part of the festival will be a hour with refreshments served by women of the six congregations of the this year we have involved More than 100 members of our Parish in the program commented Charles associate the additions of a Parish senior choir and a Parison Junior choir have Given the worship an even greater Cirii finance than in years the whole pro Gram should be an inspiration to All who he conclude r with the help of Young people Sara Laura Scott Brad Bart ave and Desi pastor Stetler Are the direct waiter at Imler and other Ridge achoo of As Well As water supplies at Homes of persons stricken with the disease has Ted and found All Preman it did indicates none of the i tit related and that there Maroa for Inocula the Young people will present teens clubs Christmas a comedy by Mildred hark Anc Noel members o the Oast i Cludia Jim Norman Liz Richard la a Gordon am Jenny Russel Marcy Kathy and Maria Fries Seta and properties for the play coordinated by John intern of the great the afternoon worship service will feature the Parish Junior choir under the direction of Shaffer and Accomma lied by miss Lisa or approximately 44 Chil Dren from first to sixth grades will participate in the singing of six Christmas the special music will include a Christmas a band of Mary birthed a Little beyond the starry on this Christmas and the Echo following the evening performance of play in the Sun Day school the co Grega Ion will move to the Church Sanctuary for the evening ser the 50voioe Parish senior choir will feature excerpts from the cantata King forever by Cross and Daniel Van Horn will be the soloists for parts of the can tata will include Royce Waltman King of Don leap song of the and Frank Ford us go and see a Trio composed o miss Wordene Lloyt Casteel and Ralph Nevit will sing the selection they would believe another choral piece la the familiar i heard the Bells or Christmas Day by Longfellow and Rhea with accompaniment by Richard Carson on the the final Anthen will be the hallelujah chorus from mrs Nave is the choir director and Duane Saxman is Thi pastor Richard continued on Page 8 Bedford chorus slates Christmas concert monday Bedford High school chorus will present its Mas concert at 8 monday at Johns United Church of Christ in the first Pant of the program includes sue choruses from the olo passages will be Sung by Cay the second half of the concert includes the traditional boars Lead Sung by the Beys of the chorus the shepherds chorus from Kamahl and tha Voght visitors with Solus by Marc David and Gene Koontz a modern a of Good King guitar and Bass accompaniment by Kathy Don and Gene Koontz in Mas Sung by the sity singers Richard Black Ourn and Sheila Gorman sing solos in Gloria in accompaniment to Joy to the the foal is played by Richard accompanist for the Messiah selections is Marnie Tom Flem i will play tha Organ for two choral numbers and the congregational the ninth Grade chorus will sing a round for Christmas and the Carol of the Bels Between selections of the for High

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