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Bluefield Daily Telegraph (Newspaper) - December 18, 1960, Bluefield, West Virginia Spor 15 Virginia runs into Orr a nth is Hau Ains ii my. All Mote t on Terence learn twi Anion pictures scores in today s import Section. Jullue Finui Paito weather. Sunny not quite so cold today Inch in the jus. Vol. Lev no. 353 Cater a Tco Nacie matter Mac or i la Imi at oot offt Ca. Bluefield w a Zuodar act of March i Isis Bluefield Vav. Va., sunday morning december 18, 1960 cents f c tents Daut 2,000 children depend Onri irilous Day c Ici a i rips soviets special Santa clause you ton of polity it in t every Day Taal people i jct a Chance to play the part of i a Urson As Nice As Santa Claus Tho be whiskered old gentleman who has been Riding around in the sky in a Reindeer drawn Sleigh it acc Long before the air plane or missile needs help. Whether a child dream of the Jolly eld fellow zipping Down Chi Mecys will come True is up to live a a conic of Bluefield. It does t take much. To Ltd Community Christmas tree Assoc a lion through hard fistel bargaining. Has made arrangements to Hee Page 8 or cumulative lisping of hanta s Honor Roll. A oath child Christmas stocking for $3.39. That Isnit much to the toys and goodies that Are Christmas not when one considers that the doll i fought for his Little girl Cost $20 or More that $3.30 in t much when it can turn tears into smiles disillusionment into childish Faith. Moat children will awaken a week from this morning to glittering new toys under the Christmas tree and stuffed stockings hanging from the mantel. Stark tragedy and poverty will invade hundreds of other Homes unless Bluefield a Art now this is the 42nd year that Blu fielders through the com a Timm the give a this drawing has appeared on Page i of the daily Telegraph Tor user i years As an Appeal to readers to contribute to a Happy christinas Lor children who otherwise would not know the Joys of this season and who would be the less thereby now and in the years ahead. Unity Christmas tree have pro a cars before. It is no of vide Christmas for the less for be trusting Hild among is us Lunate children that the pathetic and Well known on Little Jimmie cartoon will not children who need happen Here. The Promise to Little Jimmie that Quot maybe he to come new Dirian mass is an empty one next Christmas is near. It in this Christmas this one Day. That counts. It is especially this mas tree a Sancta Christmas of 1980. Because it has tie held next Satu been a year of hardship for time is Short. I a Many Many More people than i hint to let anyone triers Don t Lake n at this hold there Are about 2,0si children Davs. The Christmas tree list. 2.001 \ time of wars in . S Wadsworth Bays reds promote be i fish civil War United nations n y i/3�i a Secretary general Dag Hammarskjold charge i saturday night that the soviet bloc is carrying on a continuing Campaign of misrepresentation against the u n Congo operation in an Effort to Force his resignation. The Secretary general was obviously angered by weeks of soviet bloc attacks he spoke to the general Assembly after u. S. Delegate James a Wadsworth said the soviet Union Quot wants civil War in the Congo in order to pro i note its own evil designs Quot broke into the Assembly s debate on the Sina Tion in the Congo out on the Agenda by the soviet Union to say the real Issue Quot might better have Linen called the situation in the United nations Quot Lomi Voll disaster a a f ire lighters bather near burning in or of a is. In Force place that crashed in flames atop a crowded tandem Al fee tear in Munich. German saturday. Section of the plane is at left. Visible in the background behind firefighter Al left is tandem Streetcar. Twin priest of is. Paul s roman Catho Lic Church Are visible Brough the fog. The plane clipped a Church spire and then crashed atop the Streetcar. Early estimates listed Wilo to dead. The plan was taking american students to England for t Christmas <1 i telephoto Jon need in la b of All Hob he a special Santa Claus Nevi sunday. So far. Less than 80 of them arc assured that there will he some Hing in their Christmas Stock ins. The 42nd Community Christ Femilic break the in that a. O it i Iii t w f Drin Ime have be for int men of a been to amp trait turn to Page 2, of. Haile Selassie returns to capita res reported fleeing dead n Triumph London apr ensure Cor Haile Selassie returned in Triumph to his capital of Addis at it Aba saturday. Leaders of the abortive Palace revolt in Ethiopia were reported to have lied before his arrival some May have committed cide. Cabinet Complete with heavy accent on youth Palm Beach. Fla Cap president elect John f. Kennedy 5u1. Completed an accent on youth Cabinet saturday by selecting los an reports that the rebel on had s 1 l a ended in bloody Lai ure peered eel a Quot a Gay Ltd Rijs a a a of Addis aha a. The City As re of Mil years of age the lowest of the 30th Century. Kennedy himself is ported rapidly returning to nor Mal. Diplomats in London also heard. A a., so t a a h Ith Day by his Side. Kennedy that four ministers who served the j 63-Vear-old Quot conquering lion of Ood Mcnea h a Coc Palm of Judah Quot were shot As hostages in botched Patio of the Ken Day As he landed in aymara. 400 nw1>�?T a a Quot a a he a a a no a t0&Quot-Miles North of the capital Andje Quot a was a pleasure began to make his was Back in i8 �?T0 a Man a Distin Home. A had rushed Bank from gushed career in government and a stale visit to Brazil when Tho business Quot take Over Quot the largest revolt broke out wednesday. Business in the world Quot the a out the slain officials were said to 0ffic� department be noted has have been the ministers of de a Quot Oxe yes and Fonse and Commerce the acting a a billion budget. Both Ken foreign minister and the Deputy a a it Bay stressed a determine in later of information. The min nation to improve the efficiency Lister of health was reported miss of the postal service my and the ministers of Public neither would commit himself works and finance fled the City j id this Point to restoring twice control skidded along the High when the revolt broke out. A Day postal deliveries. Way plunged Over an embark As for the rebels diplomatic Complete Cabinet sources in London reported that is Complete. 10-Man or roae a we Are facing a great threat in this Organ 7a he said. Quot a consistent Effort has been made in order to create conditions for a drastic change in the administrative Structure of this organization and for that reason to corrode whatever Confidence May remain in the Lammar skjold in a reference to Sov let Premier Khrushchev said f Quot a certain party Quot asked him to resign months ago Quot in a chivalrous Lammar skjold said he had done is much As he could within the limitations set by the u. N. Charter and Resolution of Hie assent i Ely and Security Council. He said a strengthening of his mandate to keep peace in the Congo Quot is highly desirable As the authority of the i noted nations a been challenged in Many tile Secretary general said the United nations should use its in Bueno in the Congo to get parliament reconvened the army reduced to its constitutional role Sud a legitimate civilian government established. In eare endangered Wadsworth declared that the soviet Union Vas endangering International peace with Quot a Stra get policy of Rule or ruin Quot designed Quot either to weaken and div Ide or to gain Power in the Congo for those who will do die will of he spoke after bulgarian in up Uty foreign minister Milko Tara Banov charged that the United states was paying the army of congolese strongman col. Joseph Mobutu supported by president Joseph Kas Mvubu. Wadsworth said lie United states was changeling ail Aid to the Congo through the United nations but the soviet Union seemed to be backing the Stanleyville faction of deposed Premier Patrice Lumumba in opposition to the constitutional authorities the i s. Ambassador opposed a pending Resolution sponsored by eight neutralise supporters of Lumumba now a prisoner of to ii Utu s troops. Immediate release this Resolution urged the immediate release of All political prisoners in the Congo the immediate Telephone pole into convening of parliament there und o w n a hollow a or u. N. Protection Quick Meas student plane crashes in Munich 50-60 dead Munich. Germany up a a j. S air Force transport mane carrying american students Home to Christmas holidays in England crashed into the heart of historic Munich saturday sin Ewing flaming wreckage Over a Street full of shoppers police Asti Mitody Between in and to persons died resides the la Vaval 10 bound University of Maryland a Junior College students the seven Mem College in Munich ranged in agile Crew of the two engine t on from 18 to 21 years old. Laughing Vair and an american civilian and joking they had Tak m of passenger perished v Hen the Only minutes before from Munich plane sheered off a Church Riem Airport to join their service Ami plummeted into a loaded families in England for be hoi St Reeker. Day vacation. The students who attended inc police estimated at least i5 pct sons either a Boa erf the feet it or or pacing by died when the Gia a plane engulfed the trolley with a flames Bio feet High. Plane apparently veered off course in n. Y. Crash the Cabinet in the Fiu Odd years Salinger checked. The most Youthful Cabinet member Prev iou in this period was George g. Cortel it of who was 40 when he became Secretary of Commerce and labor untied Theodore Roosevelt. Grayson Man killed in wreck a 21 year old Galax Aman died at 6 03 . Saturday As a result of a Ingle car Accident when his Auto plunged Over an embankment on route 89, South cd Galax Early saturday morning. State police identified the victim As David Wayne Rector who was travelling alone in his car at the time of tile Accident. The Hector Auto went out of mint Cut a and travelled new Vork r a a riot of two airliners y Ork City Lite worst to in history apparently from one of the planes its your a. Experts said saturday. Whether the mistake grew out of human error or mechanical malfunction was the mystery investigators were trying to solve As they pawed through the wreckage of the Dianes scattered on Brooklyn streets and a Staten Shore. Only a few fragmentary hints emerged. As they did new grief struck of the 128 aboard the two doomed planes one passenger. Stephen of Page 6 for crash picture and Story of the final grief of the worst air disaster in h i Story the death of the last Pas Sengpr. The col ii said that under such Circum net new stances Quot if both planes were in a disaster Der positive control at the time exulted one was off course Quot traced on radar Phillip Goldstein chief of the investigating division of to civil aeronautics Board also Aid the twa plane was being traced a the time on radar scope. At la Gurdia Field its Dentinal on As for die Jet headed or Idle wild Airport to Miles away a said Quot i Don t believe that Lite United air lines plane had been identified As such on the s. Ope Quot i the hard pressed cab investigation was described As he most extensive Ever undertaken by the Agency. It brought a vast corps of ex-1 Peris Here Many of them lots in through the night examining radio communications records i Hie remnants charred equipment flight patterns Ami other materia1 in a search for the cause Quot so far there is no definite Goldstein said at the same time. Nearly 3nn police and firemen still dug Brough the ruins in a crowded Brooklyn neighbourhood where the huge jct plane fell gouging Walls shearing roofs mid setting a dozen structures afire the collision paralleled another Over the grand Canyon on june 30. 1936. Between planes of the same two airlines with 128 killed. Exactly the same number ibo Aid the planes died in Friday s collision tile death toll a not i known for do a s. The bodies Are no fun wit chaired pieces making it a almost impossible task to a Leontey in. Them said a police official. Mayor Hans Jochen Vogrin Mph Only two bodies of German vie tuns had Lien identified late sat urday night although 31 charred bodies have been recovered front amid the wreckage of the pane and Streetcar. Police firemen and u. S. Ani German army units still were working to extinguish smouldering fires and a Lam up the Wrt Kago. End of world t 24 it ear old German girl it q suffered to Ere bums told doctors the sea of flame from the piano and a broken Gas main so opt Over Busy Bayer mrass Quot like to end of the world Quot Khov Sev e loll the ringleader Gen. Mulugeta Kennedy Cabinet in the order of police said. Hector was admit urls to keep armed units from built and his commissioner of jts selection ted to a Galax Hospital in critic mixing in politics and the with police were dead and presumed Secretary of health. Education to Al condition draw Al of All belgian personnel suicides. The Relief Premier. Ras amp Raj welfare. Gov. Abraham a. I Slae trooper. C. D. Penning civil As Well As military. A Prince intern former Amassa pubic off of Connecticut 50. Ion. The investigating officer mad Wadsworth called it a Quot Many Dor to the soviet i tilt a Anil to Vul re a Lara of in Imauri a India was reported either arrest Baltz. Of. Wilmette Iii., had Dun to life for More than 24 hours. But he died saturday of hums and inhaled flames. And fridays thanksgiving of his parents who had stood a Atria at his Hospital bedside turned to tears. Death toll 136 the Over All toll of death thus Rose to Vijh rom the collision that rained fiery destruction on Lac City. All aboard both planes per g a a i will never forget the awful yellow Light editors note a Tiea sch i never knew that it was a plane Neider 24. An employee in a which had struck our Streetcar. Munich textile factory survived we had hoarded the no. To at with severe bums saturday when Stathus Square a Busy intersect a us. Air Force transport plane Ion in the heart of Munich it crashed in the heart of one others on Arian capital and slammed into the Streetcar in which she was Riding. Here she tells of the Dis la 62 ithe oldest. Secretary of the Interior. Hep Udall of Arizona. 40 Secretary of state Dean Husk cd or dead. Clark Mollenhoff Washington correspondent for the Minneapolis Star Ani Tribune and the Des is a Quot Quot a it Kos he is on a study tour that the 1 a4 c City suffered considerable damage s i in Street Fiji thin Between the Reb and a a pets Idlitt of the i out and the Large segment of the -m01 co. 44 Secretary of labor Arthur j j Goldberg special counsel for the Al Cio 52. Secretary of agriculture gov. I Orville l. Freeman of Minnesota. 42. Secretary of the Treasury. J Douglas Dillon undersecretary of stat 51. Attorney general. Hubert f immunity to Risemas tree Buna Kennedy brother of Kennedy. 33 Secretary of Commerce. Gov. Hot re Quot As no guard rail along sided attempt to intervene in inc Luther h Hodges of North Caro the Highway where the Accident Domestic affairs of a member occurred. To remain Iii june shed along with High the Groin id. Police said still More aortic May lie in the wreckage and torn Aser from her Hospital bedside. Buildings. By Thea Schneider As the Broad rapid file inquiry _. K proceeded these inklings of what a ,0,d Quot it the a Quot i re or Quot a ution that the United states was were indicated Munich Germany apr we one plane was i veins watched had to it Een shopping for Chrisma state he did not mention a rival Ruso planning to introduce if sure be forehand pass it the Resolution of enough support to on Raitar. The Oiler fur the children. My husband to d Raj ted by the was not. One must have been of Seph and i were standing in the been my husband grabbed is army that remained Loyal to the emperor. Community tree contributors contributions received by the Palm Beach Fla. A president elect John f. Kennedy a Iwu Hui Amu a Gnu course. Saturday asked George Lodge United states would have the As both planes a United air lines son of the Defeated Republican Sembly ask Secretary general do Jet and a trans word air vice presidential nominee Henry lag Llano Harskjold to help Nasa lines four engine Constellation j Cabot Lodge to remain until june Mvubu Quot in establishing conditions were descending for a Landing a re was Sulden silence. And a in his position As assistant score under which parliament can meet when their paths inextricably 11 Wai horrible a blast of yellow tary of labor for International of and function Quot free of outside it crossed. Sulphur fire. Trs it reference. A top Federal aviation officials until the doctors told me later j Peif tautly Hatting i Don t quite know How Long we had been Riding along peacefully chatting. But i will never forget that awful yellow Light blinding me. It was like a giant fist. I was thrown out from the Ais e on the platform at the rear of the car. Somebody. I think it must have second car of the no. To Tralley. Suddenly a Iti never forget it there was a terrific bang. Then me my saturday r. L. Simmons mrs. T. T. Lewis Bill. Was be a to d Evins Patricia a Carol Graham kiddie Hopes to program airs. Joe Hoge or. 5.0o $ 3.j0 5.00 30 h. In. Fritz Sara Greenawait Josann a Rick Appling air. Ii mrs. T. C. Bond Lucille a Mason c Judy Clara a Arnold Burd Iii Anonymous total previously received total to Date the youngest postmaster general. J. Edward Day vice president of Prudential life insurance co., for Western operations 46. Youngest of Century the average age is 47.3 years. I Kennedy s press Secretary. Pierre Salinger said he had checked figures Back to the William Mckinley administration and tile new Cabinet will be the youngest of this Century. Previously Theyoung-2.0,1 est was Woodrow Wilson sat 49.9 11.00 Yvars and the oldest was Mckin Ley s at 61. 57.30 president Eisenhower s Cabinet averaged 56 6 years when it took 1.330.24 office in 1953. Kennedy s brother Robert wii1 $1,867.74 be the youngest Man to serve in 5.imi 2.ih 5.00 3.39 10.00 at least 16 persons wer to be in the Hospital wit injuries. Several were in condition they included it St dragged from Marin Ann. Mobiles drenched with gasoline Many others were treated for minor injuries. Quot there Are so Many arms leg and bodies still lying about it is impossible to say How Many wet a a police official said. The plane wih pie except Ion of a Wing Ond the Tail was de. St roved Toice said that soon aft i or the Cra a flames stretched Emi i Yards and shot 130 feet in the air. One of the first policemen a the spot said he did not believe am one escaped the rear car of the two car Streetcar. The Streetcar went up 1 flames in a second i head first a few loud horrified screams of the occupants and then everything was still. I Don t thunk any. got oui of the rear car. I a a few people in wild flight from the first car. Others crouching and hobbling through the sea of second in 2 Davs it was the second plane disaster to affect a great City in two Dav s. Two panes collided Over Nee York City Friday and fell on different sections bringing death a 137. The plummeting plane hero struck the Streetcar on Ray. ? Strass at tile Corner of Mart i grief sir Asse. So. Paul Chun is about 300 Yards to the Southeast. Alk it 270 Yards Vuth of ii i Church is Maria Theresin ice Meadow. The transport left at 2 15 foggy weather. Four Minu a 4 later witnesses said the i me hit the Steeple of St Paul s to a i Catholic Church in the heart of the City. It sheered off the Steeve a flew ii another couple of streets and then with a Roar dived in o Bayer Strasse and exploded walking tort he \ huge orca went up in flames As hic plane smashed into the Streetcar and gasoline spewed Over nearby cars and buildings. Witnesses said people Val hug along the Street burst into flame As the gasoline drenched diem More than to fire engines. German As Well As from the us. Army in Munich rushed to the scene. A male Square urea was sealed off. Germans said it reminded them of the wartime air raids on the president elect John f. Kennedy and his Young Cabinet and pushed me from the car Slacks were burning. I stumbled through the smoking flaming debris. I did t realize what had happened. I just wanted to escape to save my life. As i went on. Trying to get away from the flames. I rom pm bored Joseph. We were somehow separated in the chaos. I screamed for him. Suddenly. I saw several men by my Side. They threw my on the ground and rolled themselves on top of Nze to put out the flames i heard one say Quot she is burning saved so Long i Don t remember exactly what i thought at the time. I think i thought most of those presents we had saved so Long for and hoped that they had t burned to Cin Ders. Then know i thought of Joseph. I looked around and. Thank god i saw him being put on a Stretcher. I was very Happy be cause i knew he was All right the husband was reported in critical condition saturday night. C by i was so dazed. I did not feel Quot there was fire. And damage any pain. Then later. I woke up and screams and bodies every in the Hospital. I where a a 55-Yeai-old Man said

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