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Biloxi Sun Herald (Newspaper) - May 12, 1974, Biloxi, Mississippi Eudora Welty re can is career. Page c-8. Served by a it up vane serving Biloxi Gulfport and the Mississippi coast since 1884 volume 90 a number 220 m�o88�ob8�oppi cd 48t, sunday morning May 12, 1974 8 sections 94 pages 41 warm Chance of How Era. Details on a 2. Single copy a Stillwater okla. A Vong he troum Quot never give up Quot president Nixon came to America s heartland saturday night and told a a yera Ity commencement crowd thai Congress should promptly dispose of the impeachment Issize. As a warm Spring Twilight settled on Oklahoma state University s football stadium Nixon told the graduating class Quot what a great time for a new he said the graduates could look Forward to a More peaceful world where people of All nations work together in the common cause of. Bettering Mankind. Only once in his 35-Ininute address did Nixon refer directly to efforts to oust him from the nation s highest office although lie acknowledged that some in the stadium crowd of about 20,000 Quot obviously disapprove of the the president declared that he had Quot presented All of the evidence to Congress Quot a a statement greeted by a smattering of Boos a and added Quot i Trust the House of representatives will act promptly. Bogota Colombia apr led by a re a of Pilot did a it policeman who used karate blows police stormed a colombian Airliner saturday at the Bogota air it and recaptured it Froni hijackers who had held it for 16 hours. A a witnesses isaid shots were fired. Col. Gilberto Fernandez the Bogota police commander told a news conference that one Hijacker was shot to death a second was in Good condition with a Bullet wound in the leg and the third was Iari us Hurt. Police said 14 of the 86 passengers aboard the Vianca 727 Jet were injured. Most suffered minor injuries when they escaped through an emergency exit during the police attack. Some passengers said one of the Sik Meisber Crew a a stewardess a had been Hurt. The hijackers took Over the plane Friday night on a flight from Pereira in Western Colombia to Bogota. So the president and Congress can get on with the Ople s business As we University president Robert Kamm had banned is and placards from the stadium and in introducing Nixon Kami said he had cd me to Campus Quot As president and As a fellow human being Kamm said Nixon should be treated with Quot the affection and respect due one who has Given so much in Public Nixon s reception was generally regarded As friendlier with less heckling a than that he received Lart Weeke. At a Public appearance in Phebe Ariz he we lived stand iii ovations when he was introduced at the conclusion of his remarks and when he and mrs. Nixon were escorted from the stadium to head Back to Washington. So year times the crowd applauded his Call for imperative efforts to Cidh Quer the Energy crisis and world food emd health problems. Nixon spoke of efforts for peace in the Middle East an area that he said Quot could be equated As the Balkans of the 70s unless we do Soni ething about it and do something about it As the Nixon arrived at Vance air Force base near Enid okla., they were greeted by a Friendly cheering crowd that base officials. Estimated at More than 12.000. Commemorative Stamo. The . Postal service released this design of a stamp this week in Washington honouring the Chautauqua movement in the United states. Stamps second in tha Pontil service ii Rural a Narinn. A Ahab. Is to scheduled for issuance August 6 at Chautauqua during the formal Observance of the 100th of the founding of the Chau Tanana institution a Minnaar in changed dramatically Jackson miss. A a per san to person approach in advertising May be responsible for a sudden about face in Mississippi s tourist ind utry. Mississippi especially the Gulf coast found itself critically Short in Toi Drist interest late last year As would be vacationers struggled a dts the gasoline shortage and rising costs. But. State and Industry officials report the picture has Quot changed hi>�mflfii�fl11v&Quot to. Ratio Toni Man nth and that tour so Trade this sum Mer May run ahead of last year. Quot starting about november or december the inquiries about vacations and conventions dropped sharply Quot Edward Keels of the Gulf coast innkeepers association said saturday. Quot but this thing has made an about face. Lieve our april inquiries about doubled the year ago Inqui Erier Quot tourism is big business in Mississippi with visitors bringing in fun a Clit Millann innit Altof More than 39,000 depend on tourism for their jobs. The coast is the major tourist attraction in the state offering wide Sand beaches resort hotels and Miles of recreational activities. Lewis Perdue manager of the state agriculture amp Industrial Board s tourism department and other tourist watchdogs believe research and a new approach in Selling Mississippi to the tourist be responsible for the change. Quot our advertising is setting the 4�mi�. In a to islam Ham Quot Otto diva launching area damaged. High tides Early saturday at Gulfport s Small Craft Harbor caused heavy damage to a launching area and this Craft had to pull up on the pavement to unload. The piers were broken Loose and floating free. Articles left on the adjoining piers were washed across the Street by the tides. By Susan Irby Herald staff writer Sand drifts and debris remaining on . Highway 90 following the. Southerly winds and rain which buffeted the coast saturday morning continued to pose hazardous driving conditions for motorists late saturday. The winds combined with 0.73 inches of rainfall pushed High tides Over coast piers before Dawn flooding most and reportedly damaging some Morings. I seven flooded county roads were barricaded during the Day with some of those expected to remain closed until Midnight according to Wade Guice civil defense director. He Iden fied the roads As Bay Shore drive we race track Road in d Berville Popps ferry causeway Loire in Road the Bridge at Cedar Lake Road and Sandy Hook and Poindexter at Henderson Point in the extreme Wester ii sector of the county. A consid Rable amount of debris and Driftwood remained on the Sand Beach for cleanup by county Crews this week. Heavy debris was also dumped on the Beach at girl Foort Small israeli plan Craft Harbor where extensive damage was reported to the piers and launching ramp. A Quot boats were loosed at the pass Christian Small Craft Harbor Ais Waters flooded the breakwater into the Warkine area. A Large tree blown across West Highway 90 in Long Beach snarled traffic for about two hours while Crews worked to remove it. Mississippi Power company reported minor Power knockouts in continued on Good Jerusalem up a the israeli Cabinet gave Secretary of state Henry a. Kissinger its Quot Complete Quot proposals saturday night for a military disengagement with Syria on the War ravaged go Lan pier Hufi. Said we Are orienting it on a per son to Peri Ion the Quot person to person Quot advertising includes a toll free Telephone number for prospective tourists to Call and get information concerning gasoline supplies in the a state., a once in the Ste the visitors can use the line to Call for assistance in Case of car trouble or for other help. Quot we Are telling them that if they in Dayan replacement chosen Tel Avivi Ufi a prime minister designate Yitzhak Rabin he. Formed a new majority Coli Tiido government and no med information minister Shimon Peres As a replacement for defense minister Moshe Dayan israeli television said saturday. Truck strike Success doubted it a militant Independent truckers Are org ing another shutdown at 12 01 a in. Monday to protest High fuel prices and lower Speed units but most Drivers say Taeyul keep rolling. Severe quake hits China Hong Kong apr a severe earthquake hit a mountainous Region to Southwest China before Day saturday and based on quake magnitude reports and chinese maps it May have heavily damaged two big. Cities and several smaller towns. It was the second major quake to hit Asia in Oliree Days. Plot reported uncovered Khartoum Sudan apr Sudan has uncovered a libyan plot aimed at overthrowing the government Here president Jaffar Numeir charged saturday. The president said the thru at was by ing taken seriously in Sudan and that Security units had been put Quot on ithe Bills s Washington to president in Day signed a Bill a rope Biating $3.6 Billon of atomic Energy commission during the 1975 fiscal year he also signed Bills extending the life of re enlistment bonuses in the armed forces and amending the Snyir Oriental education act Aii inside i. \ a Liing. Entertainment. Sports. P�gec-1 pages c-10-11 Page b-1 paita Tabby Hank Klibanoff Capitol Bureau related Story on a a Jackson is Charlie Brady and it s he going to be doing for the next six Yean or starters he s the a a Famman of the state Ion the chief that Mas to oem to whip a million and one problems into line. A staunch ally and former Campaign aide to gov. Bill Waller Brady on the one hand is emblematic of what the political patronage system is All about. On the other hand lest anyone think the Iob ii iriv in it Nii Tryham Sippi history or so it is said and undisputed who has had previous experience working in the Agency. Brady a 68-year-older who looks ten years younger was appointed by Waller to the chairmanship in january to fill the unexpired term of Amy Rhodin. Now chief . Marshal in the state. That term Van omit two of aka Keo and Wau quietly reappointed Brady for a six year hitch pending format confirmation by the Senate when the legislature meets Early next year. In a lengthy and wide ranging interview recently with the Sun Herald Brady exhibited above All caution a surface relict. Anoe to dive whole hog into. The vortex of issues., a 4 twi a am Ahik Laima Mam Paisal of property in particular Brady s caution May have been Only a facade. And that facade Brady indicated this past week in private testimony to the Mississippi economic Council May be lifted before too Long to reveal an internal churning one that May the tax commission from its present Stod Giness. Asked he is utely in the future iof come out strongly on taxation matters Brady responded. Quot am i going to be a crusader or am i going to try to do what i can and must with what the legislature does Quot the Way in Wimch he answered the question with another question clearly indicated Brady is serious. By assessing the role it will play a Quot a a a w a my Mettr Brady s caution May have been due to the fact that the interview was held before he was reappointed for a full term and before next year s confirmation. Or perhaps he was gun shy from an earlier experience. The Ink on Waller a first appointment had hardly dried when Brad became embroiled in the Spute a Verlow Manv in

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