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Connellsville Daily Courier (Newspaper) - October 24, 1970, Connellsville, PennsylvaniaI v Conneil Shiue a. South Connellsville pa., Scottdale pa., it. Pleasant a. Saturday evening october 24, 1970 ten cents by Mcmack Pilot i de vibe a Seiy v his noted Friday i Rai Zulig Down of nuns Pilot the end of said Mary duster mining lower Tower it drifts toward. The lit into the it s a of the if a sixty e s t s celebrate Iii and 70 school children their teachers an adjoining cafeteria ran r out of the flaming Wilding arid were injured. Gesture Pilot s distil strapped in his seat was found a charred second floor rest Rwm Latoye police identified the Pilot As Francis Alexander 52, of san a teacher and. Flight instructor and fatties of four Ife radioed a warning to Mcaller air port 27 minutes before Rasli was Symbol a Man would identify himself Only As Alexander s Hext door neighbor he iras very tit materialism of organized Reli Gien aimed at the path que Church per by just at. All organized religion and Ittie Catholic Church .jus1 happened to be the biggest. Live in a Worl where things were not like h thought they ought to v he radioed warning v Alexander crashed into the Church precisely at noon chief of the control Tower at Mcallen Sale the. Pilot radioed at cd advising fire to. Evacuate methodist Aric Catholic churches from omission and from Hidalgo to Edinburgh in lower. I Grande Valley of South Texas queried the Pilot As Why the churches be Wardroup said he said due to a serious police said there were. Toe Ninny churches across heavily Atholi a. South. Texas to notify them All. By Bert w. Okuley states has quietly begun it first of from Thailand sine Estmae begin hiring of the Indochina War 355to tactical i g it to now based iat a Rakhli airbase 85 of sources v said about v. 60 of i the outfits %-fl05xtbu under chief Jet fighter bombers Haw begun return neg to Ttoe states and fee be moved elsewhere in Thailand As the unit is activated. According the sources Talm. Eventually will be turned Over to ithe thai air Force with Fife United states utilizing five other airbases in Ubon adorn Nacho generals held for unexplained reasons the soviets today withheld permission for ., embassy officials to meet with two generals i and a major held incommunicado since to their Plumie landed by mistake on russian soil last wednesday. Detained Are maj. Gen Edward cd p Shearer Brig. Gen. Maude m. It Quarrie Pilot maj. James a Row sell All of the Kaiui a Lateon off than on Korat and a Tapao. As part of the Genera american withdrawal from the Indochina theater of operations the reduced its military strength in Thailand from to Lithe Battlefield action was reported in communiques from Sai Goirand. Phenom penh today. . Military spokesmen in Saigon said one. American killed and another wounded this morning in a Brief Binh Duong province Nort Wesl of u capital. One Serviceman died and two were wounded Friday evening in a Booby trap incident in Quang Nam province on the Northern officials reported. South vietnamese military spokesmen said three civilians died and 15 were wounded Friday when three 122mm rocket rounds struck the District town of due. Due about 342 Miles Northeast of Saigon. The spokesmen said earlier reports from the town that 13 had died subsequently proved erroneous. In other developments Allied sources said. South vietnamese commanders in the Northern sector had launched a two drive that is. The largest government military operation since last Spring s offensives into Cambodia. They said a total of some South vietnamese troops were involved in sweeps in Quang Nam and Quang tin provinces a Belt from 335 to 378 Miles North Northeast of Saigon. So. Far they the drives which started Early this week claimed ,160 communist dead in . Only Light Contact was reported in Quang government casualties were reported As 10 killed and 27 wounded. In phenom penh a cambodian military Cam Aonia does not need nor does it want american or More South vietnamese troops v inside the country so Long As the military Calm. A Complete m in military activity continued today throughout Cambodia. Bomb scare Call miners at four Steel co. Coal mines in Greene county were sent Home thursday night after a bomb threat phone Call was received. The closed mines were part f the Robena Complex located i Cumberland Monongahela tips. Police v said a caller Aid had been set to o off at 12 o clock. They did t know if it meant noon or Midnight. As a precautionary measure lie mines Weris evacuated at he beginning of us Midnight shift and the area put under . Work resumed the afternoon shifts. Ixon United nations up president Nix Pri said Friday the United states and the soviet Union must work together to avoid War in the Middle East. Soviet foreign minister Andrei a. Gromyko said the speech was realistic and egyptian foreign minister Riad described it Nixon spoke at Mahmoud As very the United nations 25th anniversary commemorative session under the highest Security precautions., in . History. Hundreds of police lined the streets in the Vicinity of. The Headquarters building and patrol boats cruised the East River behind it. The 11-Day commemorative session at which 42.heads of state and government spoke ends today with adoption of commemorative documents and closing statements by Secretary general Thant and general talks also Assembly president Edvard Hambro of Norway. Friday evening the foreign ministers of the big the United states Britain France and the soviet held a four hour dinner meeting. Afterwards they announced they would exert utmost efforts to get Middle East peace underway again. They agreed to seek a Extension of the Middle East cease fire which ends nov. 5, for a period to be Nixon in his speech Creed for an end to traditional cold War Rehoric and said despite their differences the United states and Russia could be peaceful competitors. He said it is that we and the soviet Union join in efforts toward avoiding War in the Middle East and also toward developing a climate in which the nations of the Middle East will learn to live and let three cars collide at Pennsville one person was injured at 3 p a. Friday a three car Accident at the Everson exit of route 11? near Pennsville. Linda Keefer 19, of Reed building in Scottdale was operating the Auto at the left. She was taken to Connellsville state Hospital by South Connellsville firemen s Ambi Ferice. Discussing the Accident at the right Are the two other Drivers. They Are Grant w. Younkin 67 Reid More Road South Connellsville arid Gary d. Stout 2i3 of 207 Blake ave., state Poh be at Uniontown sub station said the Keefer and Younkin. Autos were Stop Ped on the ramp at the southbound Lane in trance. They said the Stout Auto was travel ing too close and struck Keefer Auto in the rear and pushed the Keefer vehicle into the rear. Of tie Younkin car was later treated at a Doc tors office for soreness of the neck and j Abdomen. No damage estimates Are Avail Able courier photo governor will Donifae of breaking for ii town at Brier Hill at 11 monday. The uniqueness of the project Tseu will be sym by Zed by the governor Sha Fer will use to move fee first piece if Coal mining picks once used to dig Coal n the 700 foot deep Coal veins under. Brier Hill will be used o symbolize the Rich historical heritage of Brier Hill and its transition into a new Era. The Coal mining pick will be offered to the governor by Gallo a retired Coal Miner who worked for Many years of his life in mining Coal n Brier Hill. The groundbreaking will initiate what is skely of be the largest project of kind in the nation. The Community will eventually ouse to 10.000 residents n approximately units. Today Charles e. Parker of Kalamazoo Michigan the Developer of Brier Hill revealed lans for the formation of the drier Hill development corporation. Parker m his announcement stated that the Windell dressier division of a Virnan inc., has indicated Weir intention to participate with Redstone rail Road a company wholly wed by. Parker in the formation of the Brier Hill development corporation. The. A e v e 1 o e n t corporation will sponsor and conduct All operations relative to total and final completion j. Hilli Swindell dressier will be represented at me groundbreaking ceremonies by colonel c. T., Newton vice president of Public works at the 11 . Ceremony Congressman Thomas e. Morgan will also speak. Attorney Ira b. Coldren or. Will of ceremonies. The Brownsville area High school band will provide music. Following the ceremonies on the site the group will go to a luncheon commemorating the groundbreaking ceremonies. Charles e. Daniels president of develop ment Council will preside Al the luncheon. Speakers will be governor Shafer congressman Morgan and Parker fee Brier Hil Developer. The Rev. Monsignor Andrew j. Schnieder pastor of St John s evangelistic Church of Uri Pontown will give the invocation. The Benediction be offered by the Hicks executive director of the Christian associates of South Western Pennsylvania. California Mechanic in five deaths by Robert strand Santa Cruz Calif. Up bearded shaggy haired Auto Mechanic who turned to ecology and the occult after taking mescaline was held without bail today in the slaying of five persons. Linley Frazier 24, was sleeping in a. Ramshackle Cabin less than one mile from or. Victor m Ohta s Hilltop Home scene of the massacre when he was arrested by two sheriff s deputies Friday morn ing emt Ter evening first prize for being the Laziest Man i the world has to go to the fellow who sits and whittles with an electric knife. J Index churches i. 3, 4 classified. 14, 15 comics 13 crossword 11 dear Abby .2 15 editorial. 12 Hobby. 16 Hospital. 15 society. 5 sports. 8, 9 worry clinic i weather a comfortable weekend is the Weatherman s gift to the Fay West area for Oclay and sunday with Only a Chance of rain sunday to mar the picture. After a partly Cloudy and mild Day today with highs in the 60 a the Mercury 40 s or Low 50 s tonight. Sunday temperatures will be about the same. Deaths mrs Anima Mae Mcfarland of hot Springs ark., for mercy of Dawson. Hiram d. Foster of Vanderbilt . 1. Miss Madeline e. Galiardi of 201 West Cedar ave. Mrs. Grace 0. Keefer of Wood Dale. Elroy. D. Cope of Chestnut st., mount pleasant. There was evidence Frazier also had spent wednesday night in the Cabin. It is almost As though he wanted to be commented one police official. The Cabin was placed under surveil Lance after Frazier was identified As the. Prime suspect thursday. Ohta a wealthy Eye surgeon his wife two Sens and a Secretary were killed Mon Day. Less than two hours after Frazier was led handcuffed from the Cabin the Mohtas were buried following a funeral mass at holy Cross Church attended by 800 persons. In his Sermon v the Rev. Scully told mourners if this age this 1970, has one Catri Tinord it is hostility. This is such an affluent Rich sophisticated society yet in it we sense such a Shab Biness. Fashions Parade pleasures of sex our ears and to tries to amuse and entertain us yet All is Ohta s daughters Taura 18, and Lark 15, attended the services. The Only surviving members of the family had been away at school when the killings took place. The bodies were found by f Remen in the mansion swim Ming Pool overlooking the Pacific Ocean tuesday morn ing. They had been bound with Ohta s silk Ascot scarves and shot to death. Santa Cruz Calif. When sheriff s deputies brought mass murder suspect John Linley Frazier to jail from his Mountain Shack Friday they travelled in an unmarked police car and parked it across. The Street from the county jail. A meter maid came along and put a ticket on it while Frazier was being booked. Fire series arson fire of undetermined origin heavily damaged a vacant House of Furnace Hill Dunbar Early this morning moments alter a burned out Railroad fun see was discovered Between the Dunbar fire Hall and Mccune s store. The discovery immediately aroused suspicions among firemen regarding other fires in the area recently that damaged of destroyed vacant structures. V firemen reported discovery of the Fusee in the narrow space Between Mccune s store and the fire Hall at today by William. Mccune owner of the store. Mcguness telling them he was in the rear of the building w a t c h i n g television with his daughter when he first started smelling Sulphur. The longer he sat there the stronger the Sulphur odor became Mccune told firemen. Starting to investigate Mccune went1 through the building and then outside where by this morning what caused the fire to erupt. Three pieces of equipment plus 13 men battled the Blaze and remained on the scene for More than two. Hours. The fire that destroyed the old unoccupied feed Mill at the Bottom of Speers Hill earlier this week was also of an undetermined nature. But firemen Are wondering if some one might be going around touching off fuses close to or inside vacant buildings. One fireman estimated the distance Between the fire Hall and the Mccune store where he finally located Between the two the buildings. Firemen later spotted the White imprint on the ground created by the burning Sulphur in Fiche Fusee. It was when the the burned was. Found today Ait 4i5 to 5-feet new York Henry Kissinger president Nixon to foreign policy adviser and soviet officials deluding foreign minister Andrei a Gromyko conferred for More than an hour Friday at the soviet Mission. A White House aide at the meeting refused to answer up reporter s questions when the meeting concluded. The aide got into a car and drove away. One Driver Hurt in Dawson crash Hurt in a two car Collisi Oln on the Dawson Banning Road t about . Friday John Sechrist 20, of r. D. 1, operator of one of the cars. He was removed of Connellsville state general Hospital by the South Connellsville firemen ambulance Sechrist sustained a Small abrasion of the lower lips the Driver of the other i Lawrence Dongilli 60, of Smith ton was apparently uninjured in the Accident. Are investigating. State Poh be. At Union Owji a t said the Sechrist Auto h v Eling. West on the Dawson ban Ning Road partially Over the r Center line when his was struck by the Dongilli be hide. I cuts Finger Clyde newcomer Iii six year old son of or. And mrs. Newcomer jr., of 202 Park Scottdale suffered a laceration a of the tip of his left Finger when he caught the member Between two chairs. The Accident occurred at . Friday at -. North Grade elementary school Scott Jale where the Fay is a student. He was treated at the. Hospital and discharged. For last week of october fire alarm sounded and firemen were to the Furnace Hill Home owned by Harmon Morgan who told firemen he is in the midst of remodelling it for occupancy by relatives moving Here from the West. One Side of the two Story six room House was heavily damaged inside but can be repaired firemen said. A search of the grounds after the last embers were quelled disclosed no signs of possible arson or of any Tell tale Sulphur Marks firemen said. However it had not been determined make tentative identification of Skeleton Uniontown a. Upp a pathologist today examined a Skeleton believed to re Mains of a missing Morgan town w. Va., Man. The Skeleton was found last week near Point Marion a. The wife of the missing Man said clothes found near the Skeleton were worn by her to band Donald William John son sept. A the Day he disappeared. The pathologist or. W. W. Ayres checked the Skull against a fays of Johnson obtained from a Morgantown hos Pital. State police were continuing their investigation of Johnson s disappearance and death. Bulletin Dacca Pakistan Cyclone ripped through the Delta area of East Pakistan Friday night causing heavy damage and loss of life. Unconfirmed reports reaching Here said More than persons were feared dead and were injured. October s final last week of the be a Busy one with the halloween season hitting its Peak. Monday night will be devoted mainly to official business when City Council holds its second meeting things will perk up tuesday however when the annual halloween Parade sponsored by new Haven Hose co., gets underway at . On its yearly trek across mid4own streets winding up at East Side station where participants will receive their prizes and treats from the firemen. Wednesday night will be an almost repeat performance when mummers prance Over the streets South Connellsville in that Bor Dougli s annual halloween Parade. But it is probably thursday arid surrounding Are looking night oct. 29, that youngsters in the City communities Forward to. For that will be the night when they can again Don their comic wierd or outlandish costumes Complete with masks and go trick or treating with the end of trick or treat night Here in the neighbouring boroughs and townships the annual halloween season will end with the exception of several scattered private parties. The Busy week will come to a close Here Friday night when Connellsville area High school Falcons meet the Latrobe High school wildcats atthe Ioe Jal stadium the last Home football game of the season. turn clocks Back tonight an extra hour of evening darkness for halloween is stirred up by pretty Martha Daw in a reminder clocks should be switched Back to Standard time this end. Turning Back your clock one hour before retiring in preparation for the 2 . Sunday time change will permit you to get an extra hour s sleep and still get to Church in time i

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