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Bonham Daily Favorite (Newspaper) - September 02, 1973, Bonham, TexasWeather Bonham and Vicinity partly Cloudy Light Chance of afternoon and evening thundershowers through sunday. High sunday in Low 90s. Temperature saturday 12 noon 97, condition partly Cloudy r 1% Jon Yam Bailu Jota Staritt sunday single copy Price Mimi Wir United path International our 10th year established 112 Bonham Texas sunday september 2,173 Nea War photo a number 5 Odds and ends min sub Crew saved at death s Brink by Bob canfr�1l monday is labor Day. We Call it labor Day but most of America s workers take it As a Holiday and do not labor on the Day. For a Good number of years some towns did not take labor Day As a Holiday but today the Day is observed As a Holiday by most Large and Small cities and towns. It la be almost three months before the next general Holiday a thanksgiving a comes up. Quot they re beauties Quot was the judgment of Gene Hyepock when he saw the four Nice big watermelons Dewey Lummus had brought him from Bud Slagle. Gene orders the melons from Bud every year and Dewey brings them in. Gene lost Little time in transferring the Melon s from Dewey s car to his so that he would t forget them when he started Home. An Appeal has been sent out for help in the Concession stand at Warrior Field for the five Home football games this fall. If you re willing and want to help sell hot dogs Coffee Etc., in the Concession stand during the games just Contact mrs. Shirley Taylor mrs. Joy Owens or mrs. Nancy Burtner and i m sure they la Greet your offer of help with open arms. Working in the Concession stand can be hot or cold wet or dry but the fan always likes to be Able to get what he wants a hot dog Coffee cold drink Popcorn Candy or peanuts regardless of the weather. The Trenton Tribune of sept. 1, 1933, reported a lint Cotton was Selling at 5 60 per Pound seed Cotton at 3 15 per Pound and Cotton seed at $15 per ton there s quite a few Farmers and others around who can remember those prices and sorta feel weak. Miss Juanita c Allen 720 Ellena Houston Texas 77022, is seeking pictures of a couple of things at Ector she s wondering if anyone has a picture of the old school As it was Back in the 1920 s and the old hitching rack she recalls she tied her horse to that old hitching rack when she was a girl and would ride her horse into town from the Allen farm some two Miles Northeast of Ector if you happen to have a picture of the school Back in the 1920s or the hitching rack she d like to borrow it to have a copy made hitching Racks and water troughs were once a familiar sight in every town regardless of size time was when there was a hitching rack All around the courthouse Lawn and Fannin county s citizens tied their horses there when they came to Bonham to pay taxes serve on a jury or transact other business. Some came on horse Back others in buggies and wagons were a common Mode of transportation a but All were tied to that old hitching rack. I Rode an old co Pony a old Jim by name a who had Learned to slip his bridle when tied up and if i did t take extra precautions i d find he had gone Back Home when i got ready to go and i had to walk that mile and a half mrs Bob Bush lost about 15 minutes getting to school the other morning because most of the motorists weren t taking advantage of the new Law that permits right turns on red after a Stop. If you re making a right turn on red be sure you Stop and then take a Good look to make certain no one is coming you can mess up that turn when they bump into you. The Law requires that you yield the right of Way when you make the turn after the Stop. Ollk. Ireland to la i up stuff vessels pulled a disabled miniature submarine from the flour of the Atlantis Ocean and freed its two trapped crewmen saturday shortly before their air Supply was to be exhausted the crewmen were in a Ood health rescuers reported a defense ministry spokesman said the two men were taken out of their crippled submarine at i 20 pm in 20 a in St i. Three Days after their Pisces Iii vessel was disabled and dropped to the Ocean bed 1.375 Leet in Low the surface the two crewmen. Ito ger Chapman. 28. And Roger Mallinson. Who passed his15th birthday punday trapped in the sub. Were raised in their vessel in a three hour. 40-Mmute operation that began when a is Navy undersea robot attached a heavy Cable to the Pisces Iii earlier saturday Chapman and Mallinson were trapped in the Pisces Iii 7tt hours and 20 minutes before they reached the surface m the Rescue operation spokesmen for the firm that owns the vessel said they had enough oxygen for Only 72 hours when the ordeal began but they stretched it by careful behaviour and with emergency oxygen masks the i s Navy s unmanned vessel the curve i. Was operated by Remote control by an eight Man american Crew it attached a heavy lifting line to the Craft tins morning together with Light lines fixed earlier by sister subs Pisces ii and Pisces v. It was Strong enough to pull the stricken min sub off the murky Atlantic bed it Rose slowly and steadily from the inky blackness of the Ocean Bottom first to a depth of 400 feet and then to to feet where it Hung suspended while final lifting preparations were made the 19-foot Long Pisces 111. Water streaming from her White sides was winched aboard the Stern of the 4 900-ton Mother ship Vickers voyager Chapman and Mallinson. Both Veteran submariners were quickly removed irom it and rushed to four doctors standing by it was our last Chance at a successful Rescue said sir Leonard Kershaw chairman of Vickers oceanic Ltd which owns the sunken submarine a retirees honoured Center director Ira Carter Center ions in honouring two Long time Federal employees As they retire at the Sam Rayburn memorial veterans Center Friday at left is mrs director cites James Dupree Martha Laturner 28 years of service and James Dupre 30 years of service Dupree also received a Superior performance award and the director s certificate of commendation favorite photo two employees honoured on retirement at Var nursing Servia r at the sum a churn memorial veterans i a nth a lost two Long Linn Mil valued employees to retirement a Nav and the Inid Mim tailed Lor re i Orniti it a knifing we re mrs Martha i Jurnei a a i with 2h Vear a o r a i e and James in spree of Hyiev Grove with jul Vears lit sen in i us i Turner i i registered nurse and l>upr�4 n i nursing assistant if Ith Norfi hoi tur Oil in m��?~iht>4r a it the nursing cum a enter with i Hoim or a Ream unti a Ike Par to in tin \ \ dining f main rather in i a wife and Lair Etc Gills Toi Isth irom Zimm if big Honor lot Chi porn Ittis a Nav morning when Htwa a ailed min the a a Iii a a a i it in tri a nth to Dir i i to a and presented with two spelt Oil ret Ogni Timis ont was u a up hol pm Ftp if mum a quid m the ignition it it outstanding Pel tor Iii ugh to m his duties it Allied i t ush award of $2uu 1 lit Othrie a tin highest Honor that a an in bestowed in the l in try dirt Iii Chr Ihn a tor it Fitlin Ulm us i of Smenda Tion in presenting the a Omenda lion Ihrer tor Art a fild Llu Pree i Senu e to it i the in tar has been outstanding Partis us Arlo his work with the equal hip Loument of pm Turnt v program on the station helping to work out Man situations and solve Ryan prot Lynis monday will be Holiday monday will be i Hoh Dav lot most us lion Ham a workers Ledeal a ounts and a it Oll ifs >rho4is and most of the business will fax to sad tor tin Dav in Ohser Vance i in Ihm i it a Chr Hoh Dav la or mans begun a fit la alter noon and will and i i it la. A Shin the i turn to a it la it it of a Nihil i11 it h a Ltd polio f and it fun nit deputies will of subject t it Alt it Luing thu due in Tini ii will of on Dot Dunn of tin Hoh Dav patrolling thu i Hwa set an Ellort to 11�iu a 11 Ilia a i it Lent s and end urged the Rescue operation he said that at the time of their release Chapman and Mallinson were close to the drop dead time when their oxygen supplies would have been exhausted the two britons were trapped in the submarine when it malfunctioned during a Trench digging operation for laying a Cable its rear compartment flooded but they were Safe in the water tight front compartment As Long As their oxygen Supply held out from the first they messaged our morale is fantastic a a and they talked Little and slept a lot to c observe oxygen their wives and Mallinson s three children waited at the Chapman Home while the drama unfolded 150 Miles off the Southern coast of Ireland Vickers officials kept them informed and relayed messages to and from their husbands the three Day Rescue operation was an inter National Effort acadian divers flew with Pisces v a sister ship of the downed sub. In a 15-hour dash from Canada Pisces ii another sister sub was flown irom the North sea off Scotland curve Iii and its american Crew dashed from bases in Rhode Island having began Early Friday and quickly ran into a Long series of snags Pisces ii making the first dive damaged its mechanical Arm trying to take Down a Loinch thick Nylon lilting rope it had to surface for repairs Pisces v. Which Dove next could not find the a piled sub surfaced to be towed to a closer spot then Dove again it found the sunken Craft and managed to attach Only a Light guide line then repeated attempts failed to fix a heavier lifting rope to take the weight of the Pisces Iii which was increased to 2 5 tons under water because of the flooded rear compartment that tent her to the Bottom wednesday the curve succeeded Early today attaching an eight inc thick Nylon rope within seven minutes of reaching the sea bed three minutes later the ascent began As the lift began Gale Force winds lashed the Rescue vessels on the surface and slowed the lifting process Nixon Agnew talk but not resignation Washington a Pii president Nixon and vice president Spiro t Agnew met at the White House saturday to discuss the Federal investigation of Agnew s finances aides for both men said there would be no talk of a re a Sig nation by Agnew White House reporters were told not to expect a detailed briefing after the meeting which started at 10 40 a m Nixon return mini to the White House Early saturday alter 12 Days at the Western White House in san Clemente Calif Agnew has been meeting with his lawyers Lor the past two or three Days the vice president requested the meeting with Nixon the White House said but it was not Clear whether it was the reason for Nixon s return from Al forma several Days earlier than expected Marsh Thomson Agnew s press Secretary said Friday the vice president wanted to bring the president up to Date on the Federal investigation of allegations that Agnew accepted kickbacks from government contractors in Maryland the White House had been reported concerned that the Justice apartment might be moving toward an indictment of Agnew before a grand jury in addition the chief counsel of the Senate watergate committee Samuel dash said Friday he was in touch with the Justice department to see whether the allegations against Agnew fell within the scope of committee s investigations there was speculation Nixon and Agnew might discuss the courses of action open to the vice president should c criminal proceedings be started against him there is no intention on either Side to discuss the vice president s resignation. Thomson said today a Good news convict builds motor cart for polio girl Suir ter pointed out i a Urff has Wmk a Voth the Implom i Mon it. I i it one tir if As president of Urumqi n of have Affnan ail around nut funding employ off arts a ild 1 a pref make it his Home in Honey it Rovi and commutes to Vunk at tin enter lift it gun his ser my ill l j4b at the \ a h a Pital m i Hinev alter two to with the mar it corps lit to the Hon Ham v \ Hospital a i t file is a tip m a Iii work at Honey Ltd rms to member of the a a a Aid of dire tors and a Loril Lff a pics ident a i the Horn a in chum a of i omm Crof ii also has lived As a scout h i 1er it i i Honey a Rove troop mrs i a i Urief also i aim to t i \ \ i Keiiti t la if live Vars ago in i i \ \ Hospital in it Kinney i it u p t fir Pic s it e d his a a r in Hir Cilori Arter 1-n the Honor and it a less us Lions tone pointed it jul the $200 would to ii m hair do i he first the he going a a a do is go on a flip to suit and so Hijii is grand a laughter san k.nt1n ally i \ prison convict who became the pin pal a if a St Loui it woman once Jok Ltd in a letter Atout building her a go a Artt it go rating around the neighbor lit mid in eighteen months later some what to his own Stu Prisi inmate Jim Tanner 28 is completion us his Velum let oin plete with an elevating mechanism her ship ment i polio \ ii Tun Shir lev Kop i Kvich who i an move three linger a it of hand i inner who feels the project a Given new meaning to i Hie Aid a of plan at ions a or strut gut h i Lievie in prison Arnii t Dele Atud turn i mime Irnes thought his of it foreign copter student killed n wot kits in in i he army in Nourice the death Lite in to Lav of an Undt a Allied student irom an unit enticed lot sign i out re hit Rev sail the student was killed in thu a rash a a i his training Holn Opter i of inv said the students la11if it Ould not be released uti til Lela Tivi s were lot lied and his National Ltd was withheld i it a Hause we must work through his i mass impossible to do and i fell like giving up said the san Quentin prison inmate things i a Ould have gotten a Corn polished Iri an hour on the streets outside Pris Ltd would Taki a month to get done Here hut he said every time i thought of quitting i thought of Shirlev and kept going i a inner did t Tell Shirlev of Holiday travel death toil set As High As 650 Liv t Nitro press International millions 4 if motorists have taken to the Highway Quot Lor the Long Lakhoi a weekend amid pm Dit Tigris As Mam As a Ouid tin m tia Felt at dents he fore the Hoh Dav ends 1 lit National Salev t Oum in a a stir ated that let tween and a it ii it soil would 1>4 kill Ftp on tin nation s pm 104,11 tir if a Bidav and Midnight monday i lug our it la 22 no other Pel mind wit Ulcej sustain disabling Infura in tia lit mis. 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