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Bryan Daily Eagle (Newspaper) - May 12, 1957, Bryan, Texas 0 sons sind Bau Fht Shower on of Sabbath <2. Scoop o Bryan a says total distribution Friday was 7823 the Bryan daily Eagle eighty one years serving the Brazos Valley volume 81 Complete wire service of associated press 20 pages plus 8 pages comics w Price Pir copy 10e no. It be there is a growing feeling that something is wrong in the parking meter situation in by an. Some of that feeling burst to the fore during a meeting of the retail merchants this week. Scoop has personal knowledge of a Case this past week in which president a patrolman tagged a car when the meter apparently had four minutes remaining on it. This was the explanation Given by an official a some of our meters Are and Ike backing Viet namese Loeffler says he will stay College station May lev a Texas a amp a College Basket Mitt edit worn out. But this is Bower and visiting president a new Type meter. Just looking ng0 Dinh diem declared that Washington. May la Ftp Large buildup of vietnamese today communist military forces in backed free Viet Nam with a North Viet Nam during the past Strong pledge of continued la 30 months. The country was f s. Assistance in the face of partitioned at the 17th parallel Ball coach Kern Loeffler denied mounting communist pressure As the result of a peace Confer today that he was guilty of in Southeast Asia. I knee in Geneva in 1954. Wrongdoing in bringing Basket in a joint statement. Ewen u. S. Economic Aid to Viet Prospect Alex Roberts Here in a joint wow. Nam has been Runng at the in ig55 rate of 200 million dollars a a a a never year. Military Aid also has been. At it you think you still have any communist aggression a Nam if it a figures have time left. Little time if you subversion threatening the to look at it from one Side and j Utica Independence of the in quite a bit of time if you look Fant Republic a would be consid j at the other Side. But if you get ered As endangering peace and up close and peer into the met j stability in the area or itself you can see that time the statement issued by the has run out and it is 1 White House at the end of three such a meter is apparently Days talks struck hard at the of defective de Ign and has no continued military buildup of place on the afre ets of Bryan the chinese communists. Parking meters have never t declared piping s military been popular but Are a Neces activity a constitutes a cont military evil to Cope with modern ing threat to the safety of All traffic. Being a Thorn in the free nations in aide at Best when they Are not the communique cited com properly designed it it i kept in Tunisi China refusal to re j ounce the use of Force and a unwillingness to subscribe to the standards of conduct of civilised the tone of the communique i they Good operating condition arc extremely irritating. The muttering on the streets these Days is not just against parking meters As a such but against the present handling of appeared intended to reassure them in Bryan. As pointed out not Only diem but other asian at the merchants meeting they leaders that the United states Are a source of definite ill will continues firmly opposed to any toward the City of Bryan and its recognition of the piping regime. Eisenhower and stores. Back to the personal that Fine was paid but a sense noted what they of injustice rankles. Dem called City manager rehired by commission there was plenty of Tennis talk when or. And mrs. J. E. Mcneill Al Dorado Springs visited the Mcneill drum rights Here this past week. Or. Mcneill Uncle of or. Drumwright i is the father and Tennis teacher of Don Mcneill who was National Champion in 1940 and is now on the selection Board of the Davis cup committee. A a e. V. Walton head of the agricultural education department at Texas a amp a College was appointed chairman of the Long time comprehensive program planning committee of the Southern regional conference. The conference which is an organization of supervisors and teacher trainers in agricultural education held its annual conference recently in Atlanta Georgia. Walton a committee will be responsible for planning the Over All research program and Long Range activities of the conference. Walton also recently appeared As a guest on Dewey Comptons Kyrc to program discussing careers in agriculture. A 0 a the appointment of or. Gerhard Barth Wehren Alp As director of the inorganic research department of pen Salt chemicals corporation was announced recently by or. George Mccoy manager of research and development. Or. Barth studied at Hanna University Hamburg Germany and at Innsbruck University in Austria receiving his pm. D. From the latter in 1949. A 0 a or. Jarrell d. Gray of the agricultural education department at Texas a amp a College was speaker at a banquet held recently by the fairy Fra chapter. 1st it. We. Sidney Carr who was recently made Deputy flight commander at the Good fellow fab san Angelo visited with his parents or. And mrs. J. N. Shepperd Friday Enro Ute to Craig fab Selma ala., where he will attend. Three week supervisors school., at Bryan air Force base re mrs Carr will remain with her caved a substantial wage infant ii or. And mrs. I. N. Ron crease effective May 19 follow Hovde at College station during my a pay scheduler vision Jay it. Carry a tour at Craig. In Jamaica a author Tive columbian sources in new York have announced that deposed colombian president Gustavo Rojas Pinilla and his family have arrived at Montero Bay Jamaica Birt ish West indies. Nea telephoto gets Back to Normal Bryan a four key govern-1 mental employees Friday night j a i i i were rehired by the City com Oioi Tilafici Mission. The rehiring of City manager Casey Fannin City Secretary Noah Dansby City attorney John Lawrence Iii. And City judge Bill Davis came in the closing minutes of fridays two hour session. I a motion by commissioner Bogota Colombia. May la John Naylor and a second by j a Colombia swiftly shifted commissioner Mike Barron put j Back to Normal today As deposed the wheels in motion for retain president Gustavo Rojas Vililla ing the four employees. Flew away to exile and a new while Naylor a motion made government set about to Correct i no mention of salary it is As-1 his mistakes sued that the City manager a communique said Gen. To will continued to draw is 1,800, Jas departed last night for Spain j the City Secretary $8,220, the j he was reported this morning j had any trouble in 25 years of coaching until i came to a amp a College Loeffler declared. Quot but my conscience is Clear in this Mailer and i have no intention of Loeffler has a year to go on his contract. Replying to charges of the Southwest conference meeting in Austin today that he attended a tryout for basketball prospects at Pawtucket r. I where Roberts was obtained and that illegal transportation had been provided Roberts to and from College station Loeffler said 1. There w As no tryout and one was not arranged for him. 2. Transportation of the athlete to College station was paid for by Texas a amp a alumni and at the time he considered this Legal. 3. He did not provide an airline ticket for Roberts to go to Providence r. I., St Christmas 1955 Quot i was still a1 Lasalle where he coached before coming to a amp a Al the time and had just decided to come to a amp a. A i did no to know any Texas boys and Felt i needed to get some players from my area the j i so called tryout was a regular j game put on by the Pawtucket boys club it has games every j i afternoon during the Spring and i attended it. Looking for i i basketball prospects. A no one planned or put on j the tryout for my Benefit and i Felt i had a right to go out and watch boys play with the it a a _ idea of obtaining material of Jujj Sci my ill Calvert woman drowns in Flash flood at Del Rio others of Field family Are saved my team. Quot i talked to two of the see Loeffler. Page 9 Rains end Forest fire at Plymouth Plymouth mass May la. Walter Prescott Webb me City Kuciw a. A a , me o . J Ludin nearly $10, in in City attorney $3,780, and the to have stopped in Kin on Plymouth beat Back the Ting hed Pressor of history cud 8 a Calvert woman. Mrs. Monroe Miller 66, was swept to death and five other members of the Field family of Calvert were trapped in a Flash flood near Del Rio Friday night. Mrs. Millers body was recovered saturday morning and will be brought to Calvert for funeral services. Mrs. Eugene Field of Calvert was also swept away from the car but she and her companions along with four other persons were saved by sgt. Leonard streams swollen by torrential downpours of up to 7 inches swept automobiles off highways and sent residents scurrying from their Homes in Central Texas As deluge Hail and tornadoes continued to Rake the state saturday. Four persons were reported missing and s to 7 others were reported clinging to Trees and signs in an area along highways near Waco. More than too cars were reported trapped As Small streams mainly the Bull hide and cow Bayou swirled across the highways. Fugelsang of nearby Laughlin air Force base who headed a Rescue team from the base. Also trapped in the one car were mrs. George Field of Brickerville mrs. Hugh Field of Temple mrs. Hal Hayee and mrs. J. O. Hucks of Calvert. The women had been visiting mrs. George Field who is hostess at the fort Clark guest House and had gone to Villa Acuna in Mexico for dinner. Re a j a i turning on u. S. 90, they found the door was left ajar Friday commissioners indicated mat four car hate j at a normally Texas a amp mrs 3.200 members night for the possible continue every Effort would be made to Arroyo it when the other car of the spit and polish corps Ance 0f the Brazos county youth include the request in its Bud Becj it twi cr0ss, the women Fol paraded proudly saturday for development counselling service slowed but were trapped by a their mothers and Secretary of continuance of the program or. Carlton Lee. Bryan of Flash flood with blinding rain defense Charles to open along with that of the probation Tometris who is chairman of the hailstones big As Golf balls the annual mothers Day festive service after the state Steps out youth development committee mrs. Millers survivors include ties which saw the dedication next january hinged on action told the City commission that of the Richard Coke building 0f Bryan a City commission Fri the City of College station has on the aggie so Campus. Day night. And the commission approved a request for $2,400 Dis ers did not close the door on in provided Bryan and the county nearly $10,000 in its agrees to share the Cost of the Secretary at , , u. S. Seckary of defense. A Quot a he a corp at Texas College during saturday nit. Left to right Are . D. W. Ill Zzz acting president of the. College. W. H. Francis of new . Ary of Dalr. It. Harrington Chancellor of a . De., president of the. Houston Junior chamber of Commerce and w. T. Doherty chairman of the a amp a Board of directors. Usan photo by a sgt. C. L. Thompson _ open House floors not closed corps a amp Mon youth service City judge $3,000cite Engineer Fred Sandlin j with members of his family was instructed by the commis-1 the quietness of exhaustion Jamaica Enro Ute to Bermuda 0�?zvforestfire"in town history at the University of Texas with natures help. Aam colleges inhted2icatojy while the commission Dot in it j missioners court has indicated but before ram came last a amp a College m his aeon Capo any action on the youth that the county will provide a counselling service. He pointed out that the com a brother. Fred Wood of Hearne another brother Charles Wood of Dallas and a sister mrs. Adler of san Antonion. Houston Cal Fomia train service was halted by a 78-foot washout on the Southern Pacific Railroad near Del Rio. Repairs weren to expected to babe opened this fall. The commission also instructed Fannin to get copies of ordinances from other cities which control the Speed of ambulances. The possibility of opening 32nd Street instead of using 31st Street As a major thorough Fahe to Lamar was explored but the commission took no action after considerable discussion. Quot j by Ulusc Elk. I cavi a w m in a i turned Over Power to a five Man pm Gram spirit which made this praised him As a Man military Junta after a three Day settlement More than three Cen a anything he touched better stoppage of commercial activity 1 ago Roge again to fight than he found it Tho peril. He said it is not customary this time Plymouth had help.1 to name educational building every one of the 27 Plymouth for men whose lives Are devoted in j i l l county communities sent at to politics. A the exception is u of a least one fire truck. I found where the Man in poli j cities and towns in adjoining tics Rose to the stature of a and pressure from civilian political leaders Church authorities and the general Public. Banks reopened although they do not customarily operate on saturdays. Queen s visit the ind sed i count of Norfolk Bristol and statesman and performed serv j w constituent Assembly named 1 Barnstable also sent fire trucks ices beyond the Call of political a. A and men. Expediency. For october la be request additional $4,200 to help pay the Cost of the counselling service. Or. Lee said that the $18,000 budget has been divided on a pro rata Cost Between Bryan College station and the county. A fee system based on a sliding scale according to families ability to pay will be set up to provide the remaining $1,800 of the officer and completed before 8 . Sunday. The International Bridge to Mexico near Del Rio was closed As the Rio Grande Rose. New cloudburst up to 7 inches sent fresh floods surging Down Southwest Texas streams saturday As tornadoes harried and Hail battered the waterlogged state again according to associated press. The weather Bureau warned half of Force at Bryan fab get pay raise Bryan air Force based wage Board civilian employees him president for another term j Ana Nijen. I expedit. 1958-62. This followed revision one of the boons to of the Constitution which bars a firefighters deep in Hie Woods j life which Washington. May la of possible tornadoes and severe proposed budget. Thunderstorms along a 120-mile the youth counselling service strip from 50 Miles West of Abi to West Central Texas Webb recited events in cokes f october has been select and the probation office were Lenen. A a. A in which led from his birth a he a Long reported visit to established in Brazos county Northwest ton Mcalester. Okla. President from succeeding him was a Fleet of tank trucks which place in Williamsburg. A a this country by Queen Elizabeth Neaily three to Joe p1 an ii and Prince Philip. A self and requires popular elec brought water by the thousands be governorship of Texas Tion of presidents. I of Gallons. Damaging winds see Flash flood Page 5 wage i the army air Force Board in Washington j some 445 wage Board employees will receive an average i of 15 to 20 cents per hour raise j Barb officials announced. The wage adjustment came on the heels of a wage Survey conducted throughout this area of Texas. Survey units covered Bryan College station Hearne. Waco Temple Killeen Belton and other Central Texas areas where corresponding positions could be reviewed. Wage Board employees or pit Yan College station More often recognized As a Blue area it was the Good old sum Collar workers make up slight a/1c Richard j. Parker seriously injured in the thursday morning Accident which took the life of a in John e. Spinazola is reported to be recovering Quot nicely Quot at the general Hospital Lackland air Force base in san Antonio where he was flown from Bryan air Force base. Weather big armed forces later to the United states sen this we Jeanne j today from ate persons familiar with the Nego he recounted Coke s interest to nations that have been under in education and the founding Way for months Between Wash of Texas a amp a College. At the Jungton and London. The Antish opening of the College attended Queen anti her husband Are sex by some 50 students and 300 Pec Teci to spend about to Days m i 1ma o a a in i 11 or 400 persons he said the col m this country. By j. By Jap Al d i a v7 i j a to i it be was founded a to bring Tel. Wop he the Queens first Down to the lowest possible Fig a Jolt to America since she As a a. Ure the Cost of an education ended the throne in 1952. She one of the biggest if not the town for the Parade Andis t which shall be. Thorough. And her husband then the Duke biggest armed forces Day eel officers it a Drill team and t Liberal and of Edinburgh were Here in 1951 Ebrat ions in Bryan is rapidly Cadet Quadi the dedication of the College As the guests of former presi j taking shape i i administration building Cli a Dent Truman maxed a round of activities saturday w hich saw parents of cadets and civilian students i alike converge on the Campus defense Secretary j stood in a warm late morning it is expected that the Queen s formal acceptance of an invitation from president Eisenhower will be received Here in two or three weeks. Force base will take part. Motorized equipment and vehicles from Headquarters company 1st battalion 143rd infantry and the 386th armoured Engineer battalion of the Texas Mer time in Brazos county yesterday with a maximum temperature of 87, after a minimum of 67, according to Caa at Easterwood Field. East and South Central Texas partly Cloudy to Cloudy and mild with widely scattered in More than 50 per cent of civilian employees at Bryan fab. The new wage scale was established in relation to pay rates outside Federal service in the surveyed area. With the raise becoming effective on May 19, some $13,000 afternoon thundershowers Sun a More will go into civilian pay a Day and monday. J Cheeks Here each month. I Richard Coke Covino Texas $ 4 0876 United states senator �?~b7b 894 tat of f of the Coe i eco of Fex a the Richard Coke building was dedicated to the memory of gov. Richard Coke father of Texas a amp a College at ceremonies saturday. Governor Coke was governor of Texas from 1874-76 and pushed through the legislature acts which established a amp a College. The building was formerly the College administration building and houses the office of the president of the College end other offices. And by 10 30 . Saturday armed forces Day a military units from Bryan air Force base Texas a amp a College Allen Academy and the Texas National guard Wall be ready to National guard and anti air this will be the signal that put their Best foot Forward. I Craft equipment and a Zeldar the Parade this year will be Tillery Battery from Texas a amp a College will add to the Parade. Commanding officers of Mili Sun and took the corps Salute All the myriad details for a state. As unit after unit paraded past j visit have finally been worked a the Best a on 1in by it an since him reveille ii the corps Mas out with the British foreign of the end of world Aill. famous marching band from cot joined the corps in saluting free. The Cabinet member. The proud Al Aboite secrecy has marked Texas a amp a will Tak part in is Brown and White dog tary units and dignitaries from Bryan College station Texas smartly three times to Salute the High government official. Wilson speaking in Houston last night renewed his blast at the United states chamber of Commerce for its efforts to Cut the nations defense budget. He said he is against anyone trying to Cut the defense budget a with a meat a no matter whether it is the United states chamber of Commerce or any see open House Page 5 is i then Oti Aticus Ever since they j first armed forces Day Parade began As is usual in such cases in Bryan. Other bands in the an air Force base a ill ride in but it is expected that the Royal Parade will be from Stephen f visit will include other cities be a Austin High school Allen military Academy and Kemp High almost cer school. The Bryan air Force sides Washington. Jamestown va., the Parade. During the afternoon open House at Bryan fab will be observed from i . Until 4 . Visitors to the airbase will tautly will be part of the Titiner base drum Ana Bugle corps will f86-d�?Ts a Ary since talk of inviting the add to the musical elements of see Fly a fm-f.fs6 is a Queen was started by sponsors the Parade. T 29 Fri slav movies of this years Celebration of the besides the Cadet marching and t-33 s on 350th anniversary of the settling band four squadrons of air fire f tag an do of Jamestown the first Perma Force Roth cadets will March. Helicopter demonstrations and rant British settlement in the in the Parade. Aller Academy get on seat a. New world. It will Send its entire corps Down i Bee Lyle Ballun rage a

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