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Bristol Daily Courier (Newspaper) - December 13, 1965, Bristol, Pennsylvania For of Southampton Trevose Feaster late 11 Delaware valleys greatest Home newspaper weather rain or drizzle today with rain ending partly Windy and cooler fair 50 member Abc monday december 1965 28 pages find base Camp push Hunt red Battal Saigon up of marines in the sixth Day of a search for a communist regiment believed trapped in Jungle mountains 335 Miles North of Saigon today reached what appeared to be the base Camp used by the fleeing they found Only abandoned the leathernecks and accompanying government troops had been warned by the Marine commander the major fight ing was yet to come and today events seemed to Bear out the the marines moved Over the top of a Mountain Ridge line and Down into a Small Highland area known As the Phuoc they found what appeared to be a onetime communist Field Hospital and abandoned weapons and equip by Good Samaritans Langhorne Motorist abducted at gunpoint a Langhorne Man was abducted at gunpoint and then beaten and robbed Early Satur Day morning by four Good a the Mearl Edward Nebgen of 1021 Maple an owner of the Triangle diner in Falls was driving his car when it ran out of Gas on tie old Lincoln Highway behind the Seneca tavern in Middletown township he told Middletown around a Gray car stopped and four persons stopped and offered to help the stranded they siphoned Gas from their car to neb Gens one of the described As about 17 years asked for a ride to As soon s Nebgen his rider pulled out an automatic according to police Nebgen was then forced to rive to Quaker Bridge Road in la Milton the Good evening another try wednesday for gemini lets Hope this one works and the Short visit with Gemin 7 is those astronaut Frank Borman and Jim Lovel must be getting a Little Lonel up Secretary of state Rusk put out another Vietnam peace feel or through a curtain country embassy in another Effort to bring to its senses an substitute dialogue for dont place much More Confidence in this one than Youv had in other what Ever North Vietnam pretend the fact is that its a Pekin puppet and theres been n evidence whatsoever tha peking is suddenly going t become an advocate of Peac and this upcoming rerun election in France interesting than the regular Grey Auto reappeared at this Road and the three men who had helped Nebgen joined the together they beat the Vic Tim and took his taken was some or in Cash and in after being refused the use of a phone by one nearby Home Nebgen walked to a relatives he was taken to Helene Fuld Hospital in Tren ton and was released after Karl Alscher is investigating the Case for Middletown 300 attend banquet held by masons the area is 20 Miles South of the Danang Marine airbase in the Vicinity of the Battleground where the now trapped Viet Cong Force last week inflicted heavy casualties on government troops bombers attack strategic air command b52 bombers again today attacked the known to have caves and tunnels big enough to conceal heavy trucks and Large numbers of the area struck by the eight Jet b52s today was Southwest of the target area plastered sunday with 750 and Pound bombs which probably caught the Viet Cong by the b52s Fly so High they cannot be heard until their bombs whistle toward troops of the 173rd airborne brigade today accepted the surrender of 22 Viet Cong in the communist zone d stronghold about 60 Miles East Northeast of it was believed to be the largest single group to surrender in Masse to troops in Viet authorities said the surrender was the culmination of a Long Campaign in the Region by psychological warfare teams which have urged the comm run tinted on Page 3 emphatic expression president Degaulle expected to make it against leftist Francois Mitterrand but Only by a narrow yesterdays rendition of Han dels the Messiah by the philharmonic orchestra and chorus perhaps the most impressive of All and conductor Henry Kerr Williams and ladles and gentlemen of the orchestra and chorus Well deserve a Salute from the whole lower Bucks nearly 800 folks enjoyed the and an afternoon have been More exciting and annual banquet of Bristol Lodge free and accepted at Edgely fire Hall saturday night was attended by nearly 300 members and guests with entertainment for the evening being furnished by the Liberty Bell string shown above Are officers of the Lodge and distinguished left to right Oscar Junior Warden Ernest senior Warden Thomas worshipful master George senior and Cornelius bus train left to right Walter past District Deputy Robert has District Deputy Charles past District and Elwood courier time photo students wait in rain Well weve been getting the rain since Early saturday nearly an Inch of it up to now and no after three Mist and drizzle get a bit nerve rack a great Day for the kids if All of this had been our circulation director Hay Man winding up a weeks stay in Mercer hos Pital Whene Hes been enjoying a sneaky vacation and a weeks youve got to wonder who checking of just 10 More shopping Days just another word to the Wise it was rough getting started this morning with the rain Mak ing Blue monday even it was right for students waiting in the rain for school buses buses that had a hard time getting started in at least two lower Bucks school Dis transportation officials in the Nesh Aminy school District and in the Bristol township school District reported that delays this morning were caused by buses that refused to in Bristol 18 buses refused to Start according 10 William transportation he said Start ing problems Are usually experienced after a Damp weekend when temperatures lend to Rise and to get the 18 Balky buses on the Anderson said it was necessary to replace three spark plugs in dry out the ignition systems and use boost or cables to put sufficient charge into the one for the Maple Shade reportedly was 45 min continued on Page 6 10th rendition excellent under Williams Baton 800 cheer philharmonic the Messiah father Laid rent due goal Given today Given Date still needed dear i am writing for a family who could use a bit of help to make a Happy Christmas for their two the father was Laid off for six months but now has gone Back to his now they must make up Back rent or be evicted and pay other which leaves nothing for i Hope you can help this fam ily this one thank a neighbor look far even in a time of you do not have to look far for people who need family of 8 for Here in lower Bucks county in the 20th Cen another with eight is living in a Shack with no running water after being evicted from their some of these families Are Only having temporary prob others Are in More ser ious but they Are All counting on you to make Christ Mas a Little please Send your contribution to courier continued on Page 2 astronaut Tom Stafford expresses himself emphatically after getting into his space suit for scrubbed gemini6 Mission up Tele photo frustrated launch Crews race Rock rough Day to Start even for buses by Jim Ruark courier times staff writer few compositions Challenge the oratorio the Messiah As the greatest piece of music Ever it is easy to believe that even the Angels in heaven sing thus it is most Gratifying that the Delaware Valley philharmonic orchestra and chorus traditionally perform the work in an annual Holiday concert under the direction of the talented Henry Kerr Wil their 10th presentation of the Messiah yesterday at Woodrow Wilson High school was excellent in every i several local soloists highlighted the about 800 people George Frederick Handel composed the work in the Short space of 24 Days in the music includes snatches of country airs heard during his travels in the Mes Siah in turn has provided melodies for several Christina carols including Joy to the world and an untold num Der of Church the oratorio tells with passages from the prophecies concerning the lore Jesus his Virgin birth Cumuli used on Page 3 Clear skies on the Way lower Bucks county was naked today with decembers first substantial the Weatherman said the rain and drizzle would end tonight with temperatures turning a bit tomorrows Outlook is or dear skies and tempera ures in the by noon the weekend rainfall had reached nearly an the Only previous rainfall his month was one on Hun on rainfall for the month is lower Bucks rainfall for the year is still about six inches deficient of Normal precipitation which is to weve had 32 the Delaware River Rose slightly Over the weekend with today level at 24 feet and the flow at cubic feet per Cape Kennedy up frustrated launch Crews raced the clock today to get the gemini 6 spaceship ready for another rendezvous launch at tempt wednesday despite the possibility of an additional problem in the powerful Titan space officials said sunday that engineers would attempt to Send astronauts Walter Schirra and Thomas Stafford after gemini 7 on but the shot was not yet on the official launch schedule at the there was speculation that a further delay was officials said sundays launch attempt was halted by an electrical plug that got pulled from the rocket an instant too but informed sources said today there were indications f an additional problem in the rockets propulsion in flight director Christopher Kraft told gemini 7 astronauts flank Baiman and James Lovell that Cape workers do have some things they dont fully understand about the launch but they Are pressing ahead with their weather was expected to by no problem for a launch attempt partly Cloudy skies were predicted with a foot Cloud ceiling there was no rest for the 200 Emini engineers and technicians who worked around the clock in a record breaking run ast week to get the 109foot space machine ready for launch Ess than eight Days after gemini 7s to meet wednesdays new Mission direct continued on Page 2 two setting new records space Houston up a Chipper there gemini 7 astronauts Frank Borman and James Lovell reported for their ninth Days work in space today and sped toward new records with broken tape recorder to annoy them and the Hope gemini 6 will join i believe weve lost a Little Borman radioed after Awakening from a solid nights flight director Christopher Kraft updated them on the feverish preparations by 200 technicians at Cape Kennedy to try to prepare the jinxed gemini 6 spaceship for launch continued on Page 1 you cant win if you dont that holds Good for everything including which is now Worth deadline for entries is Midnight get your entries to the courier times building be fore that Index amusements 20 classified 2125 27 6 editorial features 7 Jacoby on Bridge s Junior reporter 26 movies 20 obituaries 21 urls ii 19 stocks 8 to 17 to review m women u night classified i Day classified i i

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