Order a high-quality 18"x24" poster print of this page. Add to Cart

Cumberland Evening Times Newspaper Archives Dec 27 1965, Page 1

Low-resolution version. To view a high quality image

Start Free Trial
Cumberland Evening Times (Newspaper) - December 27, 1965, Cumberland, Maryland To tonight Low 1015 Cloud tomorrow m Joe vol Xci no politically Independent Cumberland Maryland monday december 27 1965 o it co Baltimore 1 a 1 a r 4 do port pid udi Lents Road deaths set record 700 49 die in Ohio As bad weather causes mishaps by the associated Tien the nations three Day Chris Mas traffic death toll broke a records for Holiday fatalities o the highways the death toll reached 707 to Day As late reports were ver of cd the previous record tray Fie toll was 706 for a four a Christmas weekend in 1956 before the Holiday the nation a safety Council had estimate deaths would run Between 56 and 660 Many records broken the toll included records in number of individual states i Ohio the state safety director Warren c Nelson said the 4 deaths made the highest toll of any weekend in 1965 and per haps the highest since record have been kept Louisiana superintendent of Public safety Thomas Burbanks said tha states 32 was the worst Tol since state police began keep ing records 25 years ago rain sleet Snow and freezing temperatures Over much of the nation added to the expected hazards of lon distance travel minimum Daylight and Road jammed with cars the safety Council said 8c million vehicles were on the Road during the 78hoiir period which started at 6 pm thurs Day and ended at Midnight Sun Day night several accidents accounted for dozens of deaths shortly after the Start of the Holiday period bus travelling on icy pavement Inifi Oregon skidded control crashed and turned Over the Accident thursday took jives 1 ice show care thei next Day five persons died when a car skidded out o control on an ice coated Bridge in Eastern Oklahoma five per sons died sunday on a snowy Road near Buffalo Minn seven persons were killed in a Colli Sion West of Sublette Kan Sun Day the total dead far exceeded the 578 killed Over the 1964 Christmas week Erid and the 421 fatalities during a recent non Holiday weekend that weekend from 6 pm thursday dec 9 t Midnight sunday dec 12 was surveyed by the associated press to establish a comparison Market higher new York a Aero space defense stocks rebound As the Stock Market moved irregularly higher Early today trading was fairly Active the defense issues ran up l to 4 Points or so As fighting resumed in South Viet Nam follow ing expiration of the Christmas truce these stocks were soft late last week when there was some Hope that the Christmas truce might be extended to longer ceasefire merrily it Rolls along o at least we assume that it Rolls along because a recent 4day for Sale and sold this Large Mobile Home 1961 great Lutes Mobile Home 10 wide with expanded living room 3 bedrooms blow boric a incidentally when the lady who advertised the Home sent payment in a note read i sold the trailer you advertised and merry Christmas time news want ads dial 7jz4600 s on North Viet halted Freer by reds face army charges fire kills Mother and four children Battle fire which has engulfed a Small fou room Home near Uniontown a Early to Day killing mrs Martha Garrison 22 and her ranging in age from one to seven years old the father Homer Garrison was burned in a futile try to Rescue them firemen said they believed an Oil stove exploded and started the Blaze in the wooden Structure Story on Page 8 peking flays u s9 russians Rebuff Junto today accused the United states and the soviet Union 6 collaborating to make the recent United nations general Assembly session an Ohina conference a editorial in the official Ekin Peoples daily said the hearts of the soviet and american leaders were beating Over some of the issues at the Assembly the in again turned Down red chinese membership the editorial broadcast by he new China news Agency Aid Bot nations were pleased with the Assembly work for 10 other reason than that with he United states and the soviet Union working Handin with each Ether this session of the Assembly has added to its record one evil Hing after another when All is said and done he Peoples daily continued the United nation Sis still a ool an the hands of the United states and i becoming lore and More a place where he soviet Union and the United tates transact their political eals the 20th session of the Assembly was a conference for p p o s i n g the revolutionary movements of the oppressed actions and appressed Peoples Oil Rig topples with 44 aboard Grimsby England up n Oil Rig drilling for Gas and Petroleum 30 Miles off Shore in he North sea was reported to ave collapsed today first reports said some 40 crewmen believed to include one american technicians aboard a radio from the Rig sked for urgent help woman Dies at 101 Houston miss be of Mississippi oldest Mizens mrs Catherine Augu a Ray finn 101 died Here unday a lifelong resident of Chicka a county mrs finn had Een ill for an extended period a Phot Fox near Normal Wea Klier due Baltimore five Day forecast temperatures will average near Normal from tuesday through sat urday with Normal highs from 39 to 47 and Normal lows from 24 to 32 seasonably cold with capitation around the or latter Artof the week totalling on tenth to four tenths inches Luci planning to finish College after marriage Chicago Baines Johnsons Christmas present to her father was a Promise that she would try to finish her Edu cation after her marriage to air Man Pat Nugent 22 of Wauke Gan i next summer the Chi Cago Tribune said today the Tribune quoted the presi dents daughter As saying right now i have every in Tention of getting As much Edu cation As possible you never know what is going to happen and i feel every woman should be prepared besides i like to study and i love my school Luci who is 18 showed her frigid blasts Batter states in Northwest press the of the nation braced fora major storm today As Gale were posted from the northern1 Cali fornia coast North to puget sound v Windas High As 52 Miles per hour have Bee reported at Cape Mendocino Calif the us weather Bureau expected heavy Rains to fall Over the Oregon and Washington coasts and Over much of califor Nia As the storm moved Inland heavy Snow has been fore cast for the Cascade mountains and the mountains of Northern California the Snow was expected to spread eastward rap Day and reach the Northern Rocky mountains later in the Day cold wave warnings remained n effect today in the Midwest from Canada to Northwestern Missouri and Kansas cold winds the weekend dropped the Mercury in Phila Delphia from a High saturday of 61 to 30 sunday morning s Jet downed byred Issue in dec 19 raid Saigon up air Force Jet was downed surface air missile Sam during a strike in North Viet Nam on december 19 a u s air Force spokesman announced today this brought to ten the t6tal of us planes downed by the russian made Sams since bombing of North Viet Nam began last february the first u s plane was downed july 27 huh leaves on Asia area official tour a Hubert h Humphrey wings toward on his first Over reels trip As vice president the asian journey to the Philippines Japan South Korea and nationalist China majr be largely ceremonial but the War in Viet Nam Humphrey says will be a prime topic in his private talks with leaders of the four Friendly governments although Johnson travelled to 28 countries when he was vice president Humphreys most talked about trip waste one he make when Johnson sent chief Justice Earl Warren inst adot the vice president to represent the United states at sir Winston Church ills funeral coincide Tauy or otherwise the White House announced the plans for Humphrey asian trip after a Public opinion poll whose readings apparently surprised Humphreys staff Johnson said in had selected Humphrey As his no2 Man because he was equipped to Bema Good president 3ut the recent poll showed that the majority of was not As sold on Humphrey As Johnson said he was also going along at the invitation of president Johnson is Republican mayor Theodore r Mckeldin of Baltimore and his wife fire kills girl near Butler a Butler a Scupi the 2yearold granddaughter of an official of the t w Phillips of a Gas co burned to death Oday Ina fire which destroyed he family 13room rambling Home near this West As in Pennsylvania Community the girl was identified Ane Johnson granddaughter of Herbert Houghton Philips of san Antonio Tex Phillips was reported in route Here from is san Antonio Home to be Vith his daughter mrs Jane Ladoucer Mother of the vie in two captives of Viet Cong await probe accused of aiding enemy while Kepr prisoner two years Naha Okinawa a thus army said today it a charged two Gas with aiding the enemy two years of vie Cong imprisonment and is investigating to determine whether they will be put on trial the two soldiers Are sgt George e Smith of Chester Eva and spec 4 Claude me Clure of Chattanooga Tenn who were released by the vie Cong last month they will re main on Okinawa until a Fina decision on their cases the spokesman said provided with attorneys after an extensive investigation he said they were charged with preparing furnishing and delivering to the Viet Cong cer Tain documents statements and writings inimical to the interest of the unite states the spokesman said the two special forces men have been provided defense attorneys in accordance with us military procedure their cases now Are being studied to determine i they will face a trial by court martial Smith 27 and Mcclure 25 were captured in november 1963 when guerrillas overran the Hiep Hoa Camp Northeast Saigon they Perere Vlases last nov 27 at the cambodian Border Dur ing a period of demonstrations in the United states against the Viet Nam War after a week in phenom penh capital of Cam Bodia the two were flown to Bangkok and then to Okinawa claim misinterpreted they denied to american Tele vision newsmen that they had told a news conference in Cam Bodia they would return to the United states and join the Campaign against the War in Viet Nam the two claimed their state ments had been misinterpreted lbs correspondent Murray Fromson quoted Smith As say ing i did not use the word Campaign what i said was that i would like to see Strong efforts made to end the War in Viet Nam Abc newsman Jack Perkins said Smith told him he was subjected to a poor mans brain washing Perkins reported by transit strike voted new York up Bers of the transport workers Union voted unanimously Sun Day to strike cites bus and subway system on new years Day More than 5000 transit workers crowded into manhat gift for Mother of siamese twins mrs Robyn Man j gave birth to siamese twins Christmas Day receives a 20th birthday gift from husband Gerald 20 yesterday the twin girls joined at the Abdomen were surgically separated in a three hour operation in los Angeles Hospital Hospital Man sad they have a 5050 Chance of survival up photo fax ship of Osaka Japan cuban officers walked off a cuban freighter today and asked and were granted us political Asylum they said All cuban ships were instructed to carry military equipment to communist North Viet Nam peace Vigil staged close Tolj Rainich Johnso City Tex nearly Loo men women and children interrupted their Hristea weekend sunday for three hour peace Vigil near he lbs ranch urging presi ent Johnson to use the Power f his office to bring peace i Iet Nam they called on Johnsons administration to set the time and lace for a peace conference the demonstrators Many of Horn had come More than 200 Miles to take part in the Tood silently on the grass along de ranch Road 1 which pass s in front of the presidents Anch about similes away they left their posts in late afternoon to return Home after letter was Given to secret ervice agent Clarence Knetsch or delivery to the president to is at the ranch for the Noli Tan Center approved the and strike cheering plans of Union chief Michael Quill meanwhile Joseph e Ogrady chairman of the City transit authority announced he would retire sometime after authority labor problems settled the Are brain opening slow Chicago a the Grain 22 in Montana new York up lowest temperature reported to the u s weather Bureau this morning excluding Alaska and weakness in wheat and soybeans Oday in Avery slow opening on he Board of Trade Broadys and Lewistown Mont the highest reported sunday Days Nelsch promised two spokes men for the demonstrators a re ply either before they left or by letter later in the week Catholic Lay Leader Dies in new York cily new Albert p Cornelia who was honoured by four Popes for his service to the roman Catholic Church died sunday of a heart attack he was 63 years old Cornelia a prominent insurance executive received the commendations of Pope Pius i in 1936 Pope Pius Xii in 1956 Pope John Xxiii in 1961 and Paul Paul i in 1963 he recently attended the Vatican and they opposed this policy of aiding communist aggression a statement by capt Francis co Cobas oses 46 and three officers of the Aracelio Iglesias freighter said we dont want to risk our lives by helping the shipment of military equipment a cuban embassy spokesman in Tokyo called the four traitors he denied cuban ships were carrying cargo to North Viet Nam he said the ships Call at North vietnamese ports to pick up things we buy there general merchandise the four were reported to Osaka officials they vere ordered to pick up weapons in Shanghai and take them to Nort Viet Nam spokesman for Theus coh ulat general said the cubans declared we cannot stand life n Cuba longer the four were granted Asylum shortly after they walked into he consulate general this morn no they were then turned Over o japanese police who wanted o determine if they left the ship voluntarily police issued the statement by he four they were flown to Tokyo there they will catch a plane or the United states reds suffer setbacks in South areas marines kill 63 in ground fights after Brief truce Saigon South Viet Nam a for the third straight Day the United states kept its planes out of North Viet name skies today but us marines killed 63 Viet Cong in ground skirmishes after a Short interrupted Christmas truce the marines reported strikes against the communists during patrols around the big us air base at a Narva 380 Miles Northeast of Saigon the Ameri cans reported taking Light casualties a squad of leathernecks pounced on about 40 Viet Cong killing 15 at a Hamlet called Quang a no 1 two hours later a Marine Pla Toon near Quang a no 2 about two Miles southward was at tacked by 75 Viet Cong armed with automatic weapons get air tank support the americans called in artillery support tanks and armed helicopters when the Brief encounter was Over they counted the bodies of 41 communists marines in other scattered actions against the reds reported killing seven Viet Cong Dur ing the Day air attacks were made Only on suspected Viet Cong concentrations in South Viet Nam us spokesmen said ground action also was reported in Low key for the past 24 hours beyond confirming the sus pension of the Aerial War which steadily had been closing in on the Hano Haiphong Industrial Belt us officials in Saigon said Only that the orders came from Washington speculation that the Parise was a new invitation to North vietnamese president to Chi minds regime to come to the peace table us officials declined to guess How Long the Lull would last in the South us casualty lists grew truck hits red mine a us army truck carrying soldiers of the us 1st infantry division hit a mine 30 Miles North of Saigon casualties were reported heavy the Viet Cong detonated a mine at a government troop Barracks at a dec 70 Miles Southwest of Saigon just As two vietnamese platoons were Start no the work Day it killed or Hurt a lot of sol Diers a us army officer said an adjacent compound for american advisers escaped the orce of the explosion a second mine was found and disarmed Twenty Miles Southwest of the a Racks a communist mine up a jeep killing jew american soldiers and american civilian the air Force raised its toll of two an the freighter had been in dry Dock for repairs since october t had been damaged in a col Ision off Panama services held Hollywood up funeral services were inc Valuo was 71 degrees at Alpine Tex i ecumenical Council in Rome Walki talkies Jam air Waves engagement ring sunday As she and her Fiance left St Barthol mews roman Catholic Church in Waukegan after attending noon mass president Johnson often has expressed a desire that both of his daughters Complete a College education Luci his younger daughter will have finished her freshman year in Georgetown University school of nursing before she is married her sister Lynda Bird flies to Wyoming today where Shell be a guest at the Home of a Young Man she met last sum Mer on a trailer tour of the West Miami Fla a transistorized Walki talkies the Christmas gift for the kid who ups Brothers comedy Lugeane team who died wednesday of police said heart attack he was 64 among a pallbearers for Over North Viet Nam to 10 continued on Page 2 col 4 nothing Box f creates scare aboard jetliner Detroit a investigators searching an american airlines dc6 because of a Tele phoned bomb threat sunday night found Only a nothing electronic Gadget for bored executives that does Noth ing the plane with 61 persons aboard was delayed two hours at metropolitan Airport As officials searched the Craft they found the wooden Box containing an array of red and White lights he suit Inovia by some Patter on kids toys being Fri Check Viet reds contend u s failed to keep Promise traffic Jam on the airwaves the Federal communications commission Doest like some the ears of licensed a in on the same frequency most of the Walki talkie conversations Are perfectly legit of the juvenile Patter its Between pals tors Are picking up the Fri is also listening with interest some children with Walkie talkies and a High powered vocabulary Are butting into the with a new toy As Long As the talk is clean and no conscious attempt is made to interfere with regular traffic the acc has no objections Walki talkie chatter is sex Toring station in Broward county he explained that the Battery powered sets Are pre regulated by the manufacturers to operate on on tenth Watt Power Over class d citizens band channels their Range Over land is one to three Miles actually the kids who Are abusing the use of the airwaves Tokyo up communist North Viet Nam today accused the United states of Only i pretending to go through with ceasefire henchmen in Saigon to spread the news that several Viet cont initiated actions took place at done Icom under our Juristic to be false n Fri when Federal statutes involving profane and indecent language is involved of More serious concern Are the false emergency messages being heard on some sets one boy on Christmas Day had Sev eral radio operators worried when he broadcast an sos pleading that he was in a sink ing boat his alarm turned out aggressors their Promise the North vietnamese also charged the u s and isolated posts and villages during the ceasefire period h said the Viet Cong had ordered a 12hour cease fire on Christmas eve to enable the the calling the truce As a measure to the Viet Cong proposal earlier for a 12hour cessation of hostilities the official North Viet Nam news Agency said in a broadcast monitored in Tokyo that to Whitewash their vile acts u s ordered their but it added the Viet Cong declaration caused great con fusion to the u s aggressors and As a countermeasure the us aggressive ringleaders also ordered the u s and puppet troops to observe a ceasefire on Christmas eve

Search all Cumberland, Maryland newspaper archives

All newspaper archives for December 27, 1965

Browse
Order a high-quality 18"x24" poster print of the page above.