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Brownwood Bulletin (Newspaper) - April 21, 1968, Brownwood, Texas Brownwood bulletin Brownwood area considerable cloudiness and mild today and monday with possible showers. Scattered showers and thunderstorms tonight ending monday. High today in upper 70s, Low tonight near 65. Maximum temperature Here saturday a a. 75 Sunset today 7 06. Thirty four pages today Brownwood Texas sunday april 21, 1968 vol. 68 no. 162 cent. Daily 15 cents sunday r Quot flt i lit j is showers bombers hit Asha Valley Saigon apr air Force dry season Blaze. B52s struck five times at enemy offshore the i s. Navy strongholds in Che a Shau \ a1 rocket equipped medium land lev saturday night and Early my ship St. Francis River kept sunday in a possible prelude up a barrage hamper enemy a new Allied push in Northwest movements out of the Forest Tern South Vietnam. The curtailed i s. Air War elsewhere 59 \ let Cong died against North v in team again saturday in two Sharp clashes concentrated on Southern pan just outside Saigon. . Head handle Supply lines the deepest quarters reported no Anteri penetration saturday was 168 cans were reported killed and Miles into the North two Miles other Allied casualties were South of toe 19th parallel termed Light in earlier b52 action the other ground action a Eros command reported four mis the country was Light and scat Sions Over the a Shau Valley stored. Saturday and a fifth against an in far Southern South Viet enemy grouping Point near Hue. Nam. C s air Force jets started the old capital seized by the Pone w fires in the c mirth Forest in Emy during their tet offensive a continuing Effort Burn out but recovered by Allied forces Viet Cong base Camps and Stor 122 persons in Jet plane crash miss hic entry mis a Blackwell 19 year old Howard Payne College freshman from Dallas is among the 14 finalists for the May 4 miss hic pageant she is the daughter of or and mrs i Earl Blackwell or and is sponsored by him Rev Campbell Oldsmobile she will sing As her Talent entry South african Airliner Burns w Windhoek South West Africa i put a South african airways jetliner carrying 117 passengers and a Crew of 12 crashed and burned in rugged terrain after Takeoff saturday night a Hospital spokesman said six survived. The South african press association put the number of Sun h ors at seven five of the survivor were reported injured some seriously gubernatorial Pace picks up As candidates near stretch reports from die scene said the Boeing 707 broke into four sections two of them flaming wreckage was spread Over a five Mike area bodies strewn a South african press association correspondent who flew Over the area said he saw bodies strewn on the ground As i left lie scene i saw one age areas already ravaged by Jaycee carnival is set Here May 15-18 dates for the 1%8 edition of the 16th Annua Brownwood Jaycee carnival have been set for May 15-18, it was announced saturday preliminary work on the by the associated press record candidates carnival is already underway. With Only two weeks go the urge this Gene Bedel shows will provide Texas governor s race is As live Hill said of gov at least 16 rides and Rattrap in and boisterous As a chess Smith has told Texas teacher Ferenee he would organize Bons while Jaycees will Oscr game Quot he had always backed them Quot people s lobby counteract were said include or j g ate 15 Booths. The democratic and three and is for them now a the lobby for special interests Van Der Wath chairman of the in addition several old Republican candidates vainly Quot the last time or Smith had he said he would discourage the South african Wool Board and favourites such As the Ferris sniff the air discover the Issue a Chance vote in favor of practice of lobby sponsored trips vice chairman of the internal wheel and octopus some new that would lift them out of the teacher legislation he did Jum for legislators Acapulco and tonal Wool secretariat Board rides Are expected. Jaycee crowd the opposite. Hill said Quot in 1961, the Kentucky Derby j. Holliday the Copilot and r Booths will include Bingo a the failing that some have begun a Bill on sick have for teachers could be part of a Armstrong a flight officer shooting gallery talking about each other. Came up in the state Senate code of ethics. Locke it Aid in the Pilot rapt e Smith was passenger and an american sometimes pie of swipes at Smith without named Thomas Taylor the naming him. Correspondent said a tie was Preston Locke told an Austin news con Mere a shocked a besides Taylor the survivors cat rack a and others. Dav meet continues the joint Region Iii Conven Hon of the disabled american veterans and its auxiliary Here will continue through today. I activities will include election and installation of new officers for both groups. Approximately 40 members arrived saturday for the first round of events which included registration a the Brown Towner motor inn and a Fellowship hour in the Reddy kilowatt room from 7-9 p in among those on hand included mrs. Walter Obermiller of Cameron. Region Iii auxiliary commander Connie Smith of port Arthur. Texas Dav department commander mrs. Joe Horne of Austin department senior vice commander and Richard Hargrave of Austin. Department Dav first Junior Voce commander. Local Dav chapter no. 45 and its auxiliary Are serving a it hosts for the meeting. Or. And mrs Joe Latham who head the local organization Are acting As convention chairmen activities today Are open members and prospective members of the Dav and its auxiliary. Rack teacher of which or Smith a a Mem answer qts ton thl no f mind dead in the cockpit John ii urged teachers in Ber the matter a killed on a no a Ltd Thal a House ha5 witness at Windhoek s j Riou ton saturday look at Tho 14-13 voter or Smith voted a h let Throe strip Dom Airport mid du31i? ii u i of Legislatures a but they died in african plane seemed hop a said he favored a 5 per the it Nau it which is presided into the air before finally taking cent Aero a Board salary a b ecu tenant Gover. Off at h p m a local Ira crease for Warners because ,. C. A nor. Agent said he saw one of the Quality of education our ii inseparable from the qual. Annul Quot r apparent reference plane port engines catch inc Ity of teachers they have i Smith Locke said the lobby she Ltd or a 1 or ground. Think we need competitive Sal has been a very instrumental Aries for our teachers so that in the governor s race through the crash was among the we can get and keep Good a letter writing compact in that most costly in lives in aviation takes swipes equals tile billboard Campaign history the record Stogie Parx i of any other candidate. Disaster was on i he. 14. 1966. When a japanese jetliner and even scrapbooks a Over 400 students from 66 High schools in Texas gathered Here Friday and saturday for the annual convention of Texas Assn. For careers for health Tach. The meeting was sponsored by the Brown Comanche Mills san Saba county medical society and the Texas nurses Assn. Here looking Over a scrapbook one of the Many exhibits on display Are Kathryn Buehring of Moulton High school mrs. Harry Thomas chairman of the convention and Cynthia Oliver of Garland High school. Bulletin staff photo want this is my week bit. I la work hard for you even week of the year i m o Howie Hustles the helpful Brownwood bulletin classified and and i m always at your sen ice now during International want and week and every other week of the year get me working for you during a w or any week just dial 643-4343 during International want and week april 21-28, you can have three lines of classified advertising run seven Days in the Brownwood bulletin for Only la 49 and. 48 passes the Bowie theater will be Given away this week bulletin classified and readers Check today and every Day this week Sec if your name appears among the winners. Eugene Locke also took a highlighting die 33rd Anima plunged into Tokyo Bay. Killing meeting today of the Brown All 133 aboard county pioneers association. Then came a shattering crash sons and daughters at the and the Airport crowd saw Adams Street Community smoke and flames climb into Center will be a talk by con the sky from the crash site Ner s. Scott. About six Miles away. The address will Center on Rescue workers had difficulty what the pioneers of Texas getting through Road less Colin have meant Texas and for tayside the wreckage. Those who have grown up Here. Florin. Whal Anh Romr fire wer Scott has lived Here ail his life a Ulo Kud of d fid la i jul f is i i try Jip fish Rah Futi i a in flown Ana Ponce it a hovers a hts parents having come t., made # the a it a first a Cali this area As youngster. His a mexican National who took for More four wheel drive Lehi grandparents on kith sides were 15 Refuge under a tin building on Oles was sent out. A ranch 18 Miles West of Pear two South african air Force county pioneers meet Here today scattered showers seen for mid Texas Region today generally Cloudy skies with crops and buildings and Ca Ossea tiered showers and Thunder my at least one death storms this a ter min and tonight is the Outlook for tile mid Texas Region the Weatherman said late saturday a High in the upper 7 its expected today with a Low Hail lashed Pearsall. Big foot tonight saturdays san As kill ski when High winds helicopters arrived 30 minute 65 High in Brownwood was 75 de Grees. Toppled the Structure High later and started moving bodies winds and Hail ripped into the and survivors Windhoek. Most Points in the area re Small Community of big foot messages were flashed across ported occasional Light rain about the Miles Southwest of san Cinema screens in the City Call saturday afternoon although Antonio. Eng for doctors Rush the reports of measurable amounts a guard at gov. John con scene and emergency Calls for of rain were few and far be Nally s ranch near Floresville blood supplies was issued tween a i Laden thunderstorms bantered a wide strip of South Texas saturday evening damaging residents of Brown county. Lions official a practising attorney Scott has been Active in the. Land title business since 1946 id was recently elected i Birt 2a i governor of Lions International he has held numerous civic posts and is a Veteran of member Early reports of the number Quot Grid a a. 3 v of first Baptist Church of Conner s. Scott. Speaker today in charge. The convention will he Ca de order at 45 a in s were 136, then 124 the airline registration for the event Marion Baugh or. Associate Bexar county said rain fell so would notify the passel will begin at a in with mrs vice president scripture r \ hard near new braunfels that Gers it of Kin before issuing i w Boggin mrs Elsie my eng and prayer will in led i it was difficult see drive j a list. Horse and mrs. Be said heavy Hail stripped limbs from Trees. Of persons on Board fluctuated at first it was said that there a if h d the sheriff s department in William m Hooper a Uon chaplain welcoming the group for Tho City of Brownwood will be mayor Truman Harlow lie Blagg representing the Brownwood rotary club which annually sponsors the event will add its the group following Harlow s Welcome the re spun w be Given by Louie d Happy Dine i convention chairman and past president. Singing planned the singing of american and the pledge die Flag will Fie led by Ritchie Davis past president congregational singing will follow under the Dir Ltd it on of Neil Davis with mrs Goerge Savage at the piano the devotional fall 15 a in. Will be i of by e w. Ido i Gill announcements will conclude the. Morning program. A a ret lunch will he served i beginning at noon Gay \ it it. Unar vibes will Bern Gin at i 30 pm with Scott i Law Ord i a lation president it set cd s i y on p at 2al Barnes mid Tex As Choice refreshments for delegates Chat tug at a Fellowship hour saturday night on of the highlights of the Region Iii disabled american veterans and its auxiliary meeting Here Are left Ruht Conn e Smith Texas department commander mrs. Joe Latham Brownwood Aux Leary commander and mrs. Joe Horne department auxiliary senior vice commander. The meeting will continue thresh toe a in stiff photo an editorial it is rare that the people of this mid Texas area have the Opportunity support one of us a High state office this year however offers a Welcome exception that Long standing Nile Ben Barnes who has provided this area with effective energetic representation during his terms As a member of the legislature from the 64th District and As speaker of the Texas House of representatives tan offer this area More of this effective Energy As our states lieutenant governor. With due apologies de Leon and All of Comanche county Many of Brownwood and Brown county s residents consider Ben Barnes a Home Towner because of his Many services the Community. And surely no Homeowner could have done More for Brownwood in legislative circles than has Ben Barnes but Hometown loyalties arc at Best a poor reason for supporting any candidate s efforts be elected 5tate . As All who know him Rabze. Ben Barnes is a Young Man with a Mission a a Mission serve the people of Texas the Best of his Many abilities Ben Barnes is a Young Man on the Way up the political ladder and there Are Many who feel the lieutenant governorship is merely a rung in that ladder and not rip top step it is because his Many Concrete accomplishments for his District and his state and because of his abilities get even More done As he occupies this higher office that the Brownwood bulletin urges without qualification that Ben Barnes be voted the democratic nominee for lieutenant governor in the May 4 primary and that he be accorded that same support in the november general election. As the Only daily newspaper in Ben Barnes Home District it is with Especial Pride that we endorse him for this High office not Only the a whom folks a in this District but also the people of Texas. Ben Barnes should be lieutenant us nor of in medal ceremony Asp 5 Darrell r Jam left a Veteran of Vietnam service now an employee of the 3m company in Brownwood received the Bronze Star in formal ceremony i Here saturday morning. Here the medal is p nned in place by it col. Everett 5 pit of staff photo

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