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Bluefield Daily Telegraph (Newspaper) - October 30, 1965, Bluefield, West Virginia Big one. Here tonight Beaver a Charleston. A men Hump Bristol. Welch clips big Creek. Richlands Blanks a Nimby vol. Xxx no. 303 slue tci5 pails to ramp in weather a inv with rising temperature mar. High in imn or imn. Mostly sunny Anil warmer sunday. Stroud Ria potties pud a a Ith Sld. W vs., and add Bluefield w. Va., saturday morning october 30, 1065 a a r f v to self its Dau ? is limit Virginia gop cites 2-party differences Mclean a. Apr the Republican nominee Lor lieutenant governor took exception Friday to what he called the us sump Tion by some that the gop and the democrats ate in essential agreement on major problems facing Virginia. said Vincent f. Callahan jr., Quot this Assumption is false and misleading since there Are Sharp differences in attitude approach and implementation Quot Callahan outlined what he considered the Basic difference red a record turnout and Republican Victory the record vote in a gubernatorial election he said will Iii leave approximately to per the major positions taken by the cent of the adult population at republicans Ami democrats a Home and the next governor of the current gubernatorial Carri j Virginia will probably Fie chosen in a prepared statement by less than 13 per cent of the he also deplored what he Call adults in the Commonwealth. Of the apathy among Virginia a voters hut nonetheless predict no drop in morale seen a Cong still Tough Elk i me South Viet Nam apr a Grimy bearded i s. Special forces Soldier who was on Ute winning Side in the we Klong Battle of plei me paid his respects wryly Friday to the Viet Cong who lost Quot if their morale is Low and they re underfed and suffering from malaria. Id hate to fight Walker awarded $3-million Mem when they re fit a said pfc Eugene Tafoya of Albuquerque. . The red enemy took 750 casualties. But displayed Tough fighting spirit until their final withdrawal in midweek after the arrival of massive . And South vietnamese Relief forces. Saigon reports intelligence reports made Public in Saigon sometimes tend to picture the communist Jungle forces As Haggard hunted men suffering from Low morale caused by food shortages sickness and repeated bombings by american planes. As a matter of fact one of the two captives taken in the plei me fighting has malaria and he said the disease is prevalent in his regiment. But the Viet Cong fought so Well with such displays of individual courage that maj. Charles Beckwith of Atlanta ga., was moved to comment a if i had 200 of those Guys i could sweep the whole country one Man charge Beckwith was referring specifically to one Man. A North vietnamese who charged from hiding at a South vietnamese platoon Ai patrol just outside the Camp. He was armed Only with two grenades but his unexpected assault so unnerved the Pla-1 a unt �?o5ug Loon that it broke and ran without firing a shot. The communist was killed by an american firing from inside the Camp. Beckwith called the forces that tried to overrun the Camp Quot dedicated Well trained highly motivated excellent Soldier a . Troops who have met the Viet Cong in major engagements consider As highly dangerous a feeling prevalent among some freshly arrived . Combat units that one american is Worth any to of the dim Unitive Viet Cong. They also deplore a propaganda line sometimes heard in Saigon that the Viet Cong will to win has been seriously undermined. Quot let them come the hell out Here and find out How dispirited these Guys Are a said a sergeant in filthy fatigues after helping a group of government wounded to a helicopter for evacuation. Shreveport la. A former maj. Gen. Edwin a. Walker was awarded a 13-million libel judgment Friday against the associated press and the new Orleans times Pic Ayune publishing corp an All male Caddo Parish a county a civil court jury deliberated one hour and 55 minutes in deciding that Walker was lib eled in an a account of his activities during the 1952 desegregation riots at the University of Mississippi. More than asked defense lawyers immediately moved in court to have the jury s verdict set aside and also moved for a mistrial on grounds that the awards exceeded toe amount of $2,250,000 in damages alleged in walkers complaint dist court judge William Woods reserved decision Chi the motions and discharged the jury. In his instructions to the jury Woods had declared Quot no one May recover More for any item of damage than the the a Saki any judgment lodged against it will be appealed. Second award it was the second award Walker has won As an outgrowth of the University of Mississippi riots. The associated press As sole defendant currently is appealing to $500.000-libel judgment outstanding in fort Worth tex., in favor of Walker. Similar suits filed by Walker against the associated press and newspapers in these cities have been dismissed in Denver machine control Quot the Small electorate in Virginia is the result of decades of discrimination machine control confusing registration methods and a general governmental attitude that encourages apathy. Quot Virginia s record of Low participation in elections is something we can to be proud of. It is the method by which the democratic organisation halt maintained its Iron grip upon the people and affairs of Virginia for such a Long time a summing tip hit outline of differences Between the democrats and republicans. Callahan chose Quot five major questions and ,. The relative stands a they were unalterably opposed the doll tax. Quot the Republican party is unalterably opposed to the poll tax a a prerequisite to Callahan said. Quot democratic silence on the subject indicates that they favor its retention a conflict of interest Quot the Republican party has pledged to enact meaningful legislation in this Field to apply on a statewide basis and include members of both the executive and legislative branches of government Quot he said. Quot tile democrats have recently tried to justify a payoffs to organisation legislators for certain Legal work done for the state Highway department in the past they have opposed conflict of interest legislate on and we can assume that their attitude has not mental health. Quot the Republican party has adopted a program to achieve National accreditation for All of its state mental Callahan said. A the democrats have merely promised not necessary sales tax. Callahan said the republicans have shown Quot that a state wide sales tax is not necessary for the next two years although acknowledging that it May be necessary in the future and pledging support to this end. The democratic party on the other hand Bas come out with no Strong stand either pro or con. And the general Public is still confused As to exactly How they stand on this vital fiscal policy. Quot the Republican party Quot he said. Quot in predicting a record surplus in excess of $100 million has taken the position that our tax Revenue should he put to work for the people of Virginia rather than be a hoarded in Virginia Banks. We believe that he a Cove Creek woman killed in Auto truck collision Janet Neel thrown out of her car seeks astronaut status a Navy it. Frank k. Ellis of Painesville. Ohio. Who lost both legs in 1962 while fighting to keep his Jet plane from crashing into a housing area. Is among applicants being considered by the Navy for nomination As an astronaut. He has since been returned to Active duty. A wire photo legless flier on Astro checklist Monterey Calif. It a it a a 32-year-old Navy flier who lost his lower legs in a crash said confidently Friday he a ready to match in Competition to become an astronaut. It. Frank k. Ellis whose legs Are artificial from just below the Knees suppressed his excitement on hearing that a Navy Board is considering his Applina Kansas City and Louisville. Walker 55, claimed Hie Asse cumulation of a huge surplus in Don. Quot that sounds very preliminary Quot he cautioned. But his irrepressible Confidence and humor burst All Bounds when asked if an amputee had any Chance of actually making the Grade laughs it off Quot All i lost were some dirty socks and smelly feet a the married father of four children said by Way of laughing off his heroic act at Point Mug Calif., in 1962. Ellis stayed with the disabled Jet he was ferrying from Norfolk va., to keep it from spreading death through a trailer Camp a then ejected too late Only 65 feet up. Quot basically most of us have some really Lousy concepts about the abilities of the amputee Quot the 150-Pound Painesville Ohio airman said. He took a deep Channel to help Coal Washington a a Large Hopper dredge soon will move into Norfolk Harbor va., to begin a $26-million Channel deepening project which holds the Promise of boosting Coal sales in West Virginia by to million tons annually. Sen. Robert c. Byrd do. Va., said Friday. Certain sections of the Hampton roads Channel will be deepened to 45 feet to permit larger foreign ships to enter and transport Coal to Europe. Congress appropriated $3 million for the current fiscal year to begin the project Byrd noted. He gave mgt exact Date As to when the operation will begin. Dated press falsely described him As assuming command of Ole miss rioters sept. 30, 1962, and leading them on a charge against . Marshals. Two persons were killed in disorders that arose Over the admission to the University of negro James h. Meredith View of the crying needs of the citizens of Virginia amounts to almost a criminal neglect the democratic party has defended the policy of consistently underestimating revenues As a Good fiscal the times Picayune publish i 40 the trek to ing corp. Was named in the current suit because its newspapers in new Orleans carried the a riot Story under an Oxford miss., dateline. Mrs. Thornhill to be Delegate governor Hulett Smith has named mrs. Robert Thornhill to tie West Virginia House of delegates. Mrs. Trio Thiu succeeds Robert hoi roved who rescued recently to accept the Job As Mercer county prosecuting attorney. The appointment of mrs Thornhill a Democrat is effective nov. I. Slie will fill the unexpired term until the next ejection. Mrs. Thornhill vice president of the West Virginia federation of women a clubs fifth diapause in studies at the Navy i strict was one of three recoil it postgraduate school at Monten ended by the Mercer county Rey toward a masters in Aero executive committee. The oth nautical engineering for a Tele or two were Walter w. Burton phone interview i of Princeton and Norris Kantor be change in flying of Bluefield. Quot the Only i Terence tween in mrs. Thornhill takes her me and any Normal Man is run brother escapes serious injury trucker not Hurt a 21-Yearold it. I Bastian. Va., woman. Mrs Janet keen Neel of Cove Creek was fatally injured in an Auto truck collision about 13 Miles East of Tazewell a. Friday afternoon mrs Nee an employee of the Tazewell National Bank died in route to Jeffersonville Hospital in Tazewell victim of multiple injuries sustained in the mishap. Mrs. Neel s brother 14-year old Ronnie Clark Kerna passenger in the 1965 Model Auto she was driving escaped with minor injuries. Thrown from car the victim was thrown from the Auto when it w a in collision with a 1959 Model tractor trailor driven by Hertz it Wilson Nelson 52. Of Brandywine Nel son was not Hurt a preliminary investigation by state police indicated that the Ned Auto had pulled out from a Mailbox and was making a left turn into a driveway when the two vehicle collided the mishap occurred on it. Al the Tazewell a Rocky Road about 5 . Edwards investigates trooper c. G. Edwards was conducting the investigation. The victim was the wife of Ronnie Noel additional survivors include the brother Ronnie Clark keen. Who made his Home with the Neels and two Sisters. Mrs. Ruth Murray of Bluefield and mrs. Margaret Bradley of Abb Valley. A the body was taken to Genev i a funeral Home of Tazewell i funeral arrangements Are a Complete a. Driver Dies on up up up they go a a London Model shows the Mouty possible with a thigh hich skirt. They re a daring four to but inches above the knee Over All length but 18 inches. And Shorter ones Are being designed. A wire photo via Cable from London Brief skirt Sells swiftly in Britain stress Viet support the trial began oct. La. A. School evacuated after bomb threat Fredericksburg a. Apr a telephoned bomb threat forced the evacuation of James Monroe High schools 800 pupils 15 minutes after classes began Friday. A 50-minute search of the school by police and fire inspectors disclosed no Trace of a bomb and the children went Back to their classes. The Anonymous caller told school officials a bomb was in the building. Huntington a eight Marshall University students plan a 40-mile walk saturday from St. Albans to Huntington to dramatize their support of United states policy in Viet Nam. The group organized by army Veteran Jim Adkins of Salt Rock will carry a petition signed by More than 1,000 Marshall students who support . Policy. The eight men All service veterans or reservists said they would leave St. Albans at 4 . And Hope to arrive in Huntington at 7 . In addition to the petition carry a radio to listen to the Marshall Western Michigan football game saturday afternoon at Kalamazoo Mich. Long shot set off Amchitka Island Alaska apr the United states exploded an 80-Kiloton thermonuclear device 2,300 feet below the surface of this Low treeless Aleutian Island Friday. A department of defense spokesman called the shot a perfect it was designed to help distinguish nuclear blasts from natural earthquakes. In Washington the Pentagon said a government seismic detection station in Montana 3.200 Miles from Amchitka received signals from the underground explosion. The signals were received at i the Montana station 8 minutes and 29 seconds after the expo i Sion called Quot Long shot Quot was set off at to . Bering Standard time a 4 . Est. Hie blast was also recorded on seismographs in Alaska Washington and California a message from the observation station i Amchitka to a j department of defense spokesman at Adak in the aleutians gave this description of the explosion Quot there was no audible noise j from the shot to someone not t 1 equipped with Geo phone receivers. They heard noise but it was probably attributable to the movement of toe building and not to the detonation. A there was no definable picture on television cameras. Aimed at ground Zero at the time of detonation. It was As though someone bumped the i the blast was not Felt at Adak 160 Miles East of Amchitka. The defense department spokesman said measuring instruments picked up no sign of unusual radiation Ning and jumping ability there is no change in my flying ability Quot after i got out of the Hospital i was ordered Back to my Squadron for limited duty. Quot in a limited now to dual controlled aircraft with a qualified Copilot. I want upgrading to service group i so i can Fly he swims runs obstacle courses. Makes Parachute jumps puts in hours of study and helps his wife. Christine rear David 6, Debbie 5, Dana 3. And Danny i second degree murder ruled Washington Thomas Henry 38, of Algoma Al Mcdowell county was guilty of second degree murder in the beating death of another Algoma Man in Mcdowell criminal court at Welch Friday Henry was convicted in the death of Charley Williams. 78, at a store Between Northfork and Ashland sept 17. Henry was not sentenced pending the outcome of a hearing on a motion to set the verdict aside second degree murder is punishable by 5 to 18 years imprisonment. The defense had entered a not guilty plea claiming self defense and that the victim pulled a knife on Henry. The jury deliberated about one hour and 15 minutes before returning the verdict. Seat at the next session of the state i legislature she will become the fifth woman member of that body. A Boundary Crew gets lost in Woods Duxbury mass. A the selectmen of Pembroke and Duxbury will try again saturday to make the annual Check of town Boundary posts. This time they will take compasses and Trail blazing Equi ment. Last week the selectmen got lost in the Woods trying to find the Boundary lines. Baltimore. My. A de Ith Rode with Bennett English Friday on his last run on bus no. 35. English had worked for t h e Baltimore transit co for ii years coming to the company in 1921 As a Street car Motorman. He reached the mandatory retirement age of 65. He wanted to continue driving. But he was told that Friday would be Nis last Day. English reported for work at 5 am. He did no to feel Well. He looked Pale dispatcher Rube Bozentko asked him Quot Why done to you take the Day off after All. Its your last Day of work Quot English drank a cup of Coffee and took two aspirins and said he would be All right. He pulled no. 35 out of the garage and headed for his route six minutes later before be picked up any passengers a witness saw the bus swerve to the right climb the curb and hit a sign for a bus Stop. The bus careened Back onto the Street and sideswiped a car coming to rest near a Street Corner. By Eddy Gilmore London apr the makers of a thigh High skirt a described As the shortest mas produced skill on the Market a said Friday that their briefly is meeting with a sensational response. Said a Ciske Ninn for the designers Quot we put this Little skirt on Sale at a Well known London shop in the morning. It sold out before lunch Quot suspended a daring four to five inches above the knee its Over All length is but 18 inches. Made of Corduroy it retails for $8.33. Selling everything fashion expert Judy tones commented in the daily mail Quot this in t just another piece of London boutique mania. These skirts that would make a flapper Blush Are Selling a Bond Street store is doing a Rushing business with its version of the thigh High a Black and White Tweed skirt 19 inches Long. A spokesman for a Chain store with ready to Wear stores All Over Britain said Quot a month ago we brought out our Short skirts. They were but 19 to 20 inches from Waist to hem. On the first saturday at our Guildford Branch we sold 21 out of the 24 we had. The others went on the following 17-Inch Model two weeks from now. Another designer a Bihar so will bring out a skirt that is Only 17 inches Long. Britain s top Model. Jean Shrimpton has Given the thigh High skirt a big hike by wearing skirts four to five inches above her Knees. Fashion experts appeared to 35-cent lunch tabs paid by checks under protest inside Abby add years classified comics crossword Dennis editorials 16 Goren to 10 movies 7 Princeton 11 society to sport to stocks. 6 to. 3 12 3 4 to to Chester. A. A their three Day suspension ended the Steward children went Back to school f riday and each handed Over a 35-cent Check for lunch in the cafeteria. For their Money ovaries jr., 13. And Peggy 8, were served this is halloween time Mark you a witches tuna pie Jack of lantern salad ghosts bread and butter spook faced cupcakes and just Plain milk. Quot their you Are Quot the Mother reacted. Quot the pupils Arentt allowed to take their own lunches and what happens tuna fish. My kids done to like it. Even those fancy names would t tempt the school accepted the checks with no hint of Tongue in Cheek. Or. And mrs. Charles Steward or. Said they wanted the lunches paid for that Way in order to have proof of payment. Along with the checks went this formal note of protest Quot be cause of the lunchroom situation and the children bringing lunches to school being forbidden we pay the lunchroom fee under the school fare affair came into w Ide focus on tuesday when Robert f. Russe president of the Board in the Cheser township District which embraces two Grade schools suspended the two Steward children for violating rules governing the federally subsidized cafeteria lunch program. Originally the children were permitted to take their lunches provided they paid the 35 cents As Well. Later the Board changed this to require All pupils to pay in the cafeteria and to forbid bringing lunch. Pupils might go Home at noon of course but some lived too far away. Russel said five government pays about six cents for each cafeteria lunch and that to continue getting even that much All the pupils would have to buy the 35-cent lunches. He said also that his five member Board was Quot concerned about making the lunch program pay so that we do not have to use tax Money to support to Washington the agriculture department said that there is no Federal regulation preventing a child from taking his own lunch to school or prohibiting school authorities from requiring pupils to share in the cafeteria lunch program. It is left up to local determination. Russel spent this morning in Harrisburg the state Cabiati talking with or. Neal Musman no a Deputy in the state department of Public instruction. Later. Russel said he would ask his Board to take another look at the rules indicated that perhaps a change was in order. Mus Manno who sneaking outside his Job a Corple of Days ago labelled the Steward suspensions improper and capricious said Friday he made no recommendations to Russel. Be in agreement that no skirt a regardless of the wearers Aga a should be longer than mid Kneecap level for autumn 1965. A older women Are getting used to them now a said a spokesman for another firm a co Jana. Quot the mid Kneecap level is right for women Over 35. The 25 to 35-year-Olds can Wear them three inches above the knee and the under 25s? in Britain the answer appears to be a what your legs your conscience and the Law allows. A card Burner gets 30 Days Syracuse by a pacifist David j. Millar the first Man to be charged under a new Federal Law prohibiting the destruction of draft cards returned to his Home town and to jail Friday. The 22ve�air-old be alone College graduate who gained National head Ines when he burned what he said was his draft card during a peace demonstration oct. 15. Was convicted in City court of unlawful intrusion on private property and sentenced to 30 Days in the Penitentiary. The charge stemmed from a sit in staged by the Congress of racial eq1 laity at the Niagara Mohawk Power co. Headquarters Here last March. Core had accused the sprawling Utility of i Crimi nation in hiring practices. The company denied the charge. Miller who had pleaded innocent. Was sentenced by judge Robert of Hara. Fall Seidenberg. Millers attorney said she planned to a i peal the Case. Meanwhile. Miller was taken to the Onondaga county Peni. Tertiary at nearby Jamesville to begin serving his sentence. The Syracusa who had been living n new York City since his graduation from College last june had been free on $500 Bond on the Federal charge there. He had pleaded innocent thursday to a charge of burning his draft card during a protest in front of the army induction Center in new York. Logan Man killed Washington a the defense Friday identified army pfc. Homer d Nelson of Lake. Logan county w. Va., As one of 12 servicemen killed in action in Viet Nam he was the son of mrs. Focke Nelson of Lake extended forecast temperatures through wednesday will average from 3-7 decrees above Norma highs of 62 South and 59 North and Normal lows of 40 South and 33 North. No ram is expected during the period. T

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