Del Rio News Herald in Del-Rio, Texas
18 Dec 1960

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18 Dec 1960

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Del Rio News-Herald (Newspaper) - December 18, 1960, Del Rio, Texas W Fml my fill Mac year a a Del Rio Texas sunday morning a 11 to a murder Del to weather information wet Rio and it City Ettley fat fld tool again sunday maximum temperature of War 55 minimum 39 maximum tempera lure be if ago Mufti Tum 49 minimum temperature saturday morning 32 time of Sunrise time of Sunset j Southwest Texas test the Pecos River generally fair and a Tittle warmer sunday with the High from 58 to 65 degree i air Force transport into crowded a Rufu rdc suspect Charles t Cates has waived Eru tuition and is waiting in Val verde county jail for the arrival of officers from Valdosta Georgia to face charges 1 he is wanted by Georgia officers in the murder of Loy theron Clinton 52 of Lennox Georgia whose body found three Miles from Nihira Georgia some time sunday by n group of people in the country Linting for Christmas Trees Cates was taken into custody Iti Comstock Friday by Deputy Sher Iff John Schrier the Man was driving a 1954 Buick and had been inquiring in Comstock for a priest sheriff Herman Richter said saturday he was acting funny so or asked him for his Drivers i Richter said Cates showed him a License issued to a Loy theron Clinton 52 of Lennox Georgia Schrier knew that want his License so he brought him in around town by Imajo Fleetwood airman first class and mrs William Thomas Knight Are proud of in nor born december 7 in the base Hospital at lab weighing seven pounds eight and three fourths of macs the Young Ster is a grandson of or and mrs a t Freeman of Sanderson and to Del Rio Friday afternoon and or and mrs e t Knight of Par put him in jail a miss Hes the great grand son of or and j c Green he was awful nervous and exp of Del Uio the sheriff said and he was shaking but after i talked i to him a while he relaxed and Marvin Katliff or Arntold me the car belonged to can Rived Home Friday from College j ton he said the two of them had i station where he attends Texas been in a fight after an argument i a and m College to spend the i near Hahira and that he hit the older Man with his fist Cates said the other fellow fell Down with blood coming from his Mouth and when he did Cates lit omit with the car when Schrier took him into custody in Comstock he had Clinton Billfold and its papers and he had a pair of the mans pants in the car toll heavy plane loaded with students Munich Germany acc Fem port plane carrying american Home for Mas plunged into the heart of Munich saturday said 50 to 60 persons perished at least 30 Christmas shoppers in the Busy of this ancient bavarian capital suffered critical in the fiery crash police expressed belief that All 20 persons the plane perhaps 35 persons on a crowded Streetcar struck by the plunging plane and 10 or 15 persons on the streets perished the two engine plane Dove on the City four minutes after the take off from Muni Chreim air port plying at Low Altitude and Al ready burning it knocked off a Church Steeple and then crashed into a packed Streetcar air Force Headquarters in Lon Don said american students from the University of Maryland at Munich were believed among those killed police holidays with his parents Marvin and Hano Ratliff Barry Bain a Sophomore at Southwest Texas state College it san Martos arrived saturday to spend the holidays with his parents Ivan and Marjorie Bain Martin Wardlaw who at ends Baptist Academy in san Marcos arrived Friday to spend Christmas with his parents Dink and Mary Ellen Yardlaw 1 and called Deputy Clinton had officers in Georgia sheriff Coward said been murdered and lying upside Down on a runway at the Del Rio International Airport after flipping Over about Friday is which was piloted by Charles Urban student at Texas tech Urban tried wheels to land on an unlighted runway acid got of the plane in Asphalt piled along the runway the four in the plane were 7 v v photo a spokesman said the students would have been dependents of military personnel stationed in England the plane carried seven Crew members and Passen Washington said he plane ached to the 3rd air adjust taken off for Tome t Nordholt England to was the worlds second rash upon a City to two Rilday two plane coh kled Ell on new York City with a Low f 13s lives police said at least five on strolling through Busy downtown Section this pre Christmas saturday were rated y flying debris the air Force spa Seaman itt Washington said the plane free crewman air Force spokesman they had an idea who did it cow Ard said a blow from the rear had crushed Clinton Skull and that the people Hunting Christmas Trees found his body last sunday fight follows flip of ship Garden club members will decorate a christinas tree at Vul verde memorial Hospital monday gifts for patients in the j happened about 3 that i fisticuffs followed the flip of a of Vasquez was also there Light air plane Here Friday police said the men tried to a Pilot attempting to land on theget in through a front door which in tangled remains of two fast trains will be dark runway of Del Rio internet was locked they went around the fight was supposed to have Airport struck soft Asphalt j the building and entered another the single engine ship nosed officers said Urban struck provided iary by the hospitals Lite sheriff said he described the prisoner As five feel seven and a half weigh ing 147 pounds and with Brown hair and eyes he said he had no Home address the Young flyer apparently augured by the condition of the in to with his Vasque the office to Call police Chelo g Amezcua Del Rios Well known Candy girl who writes verses and songs wrote a poem to president elect John f Kennedy following his election she has received a car Deputy to take Gates Back to geor from Kennedy her poo in and Good wishes Andy car saturday morning and expressing the Hope that he will sought to be hero sunday morning serve country Well within the Cates has waived extradition so next four years justifying Chelos they can take him right on Confidence completed Field paid a Fine in i Urban paid fines totalling in corporation court saturday on corporation court saturday on charges of beating the first Man to could find at the Airport j the plane flipped Over when two charges of simple assault the four men said they had blown to san Angelo Friday to lieutenant Hugh Smith is i piled Sce the Denver Cit Bellville foot coming from Valdosta with a de Jijong runway i Ball game and then came hero i the Piper Tripamer piloted by Rhey circled the Airport several thanking her Tho sheriff said they left j Charles b Urban a Texas tech mfrs expecting the runway lights i to be turned on since the air Povi Brescia Italy locomotive of an italian luxury train slowed off its rails saturday into the path of an oncoming express train passenger coaches were and there were seven mown dead and about 40 injury or involved Welte the fa4 Alec Chino train which connects Ven ice and Milan and the Trieste Milan Lapido express police Jaid a broken wheel apparently caused the locomotive of the Arle Chino to hurtle off its track and onto the rails of the cached to the 3rd plane w m d d v u b d to it Al it h k v i n c k i o n eighty Earold son of Dick and Dorothy Stricklen Brotherton killed a seven Point Buck on the last i with Cates when he Lien ded was Rube Earl Gavin 52 who gave his Home address As South Cates picked him up in to Clay of the Hunting season it Richter said he was going Elpaso to pick he said officers in Georgia said he had nothing to do with the killing but were holding him in jail for a Dusty first Deer and he shot it on the ranch a Beautiful Threefoot tall doll and a Complete wardrobe for her is being Given away by the future Home makers of Amer Ica us a moneymaking pro pct the dolls on display in a Down town store window and details May be Learned from any Etta member Tach member of the dub contributed some article of the dolls wardrobe the doll and her clothes will be Given away december 24 at 3 u arrangements for 10 qullion Exoe pvt Secretary uie exslud0nti of the University of Texas to speak in Del Ilia wore made by Siluerio Cerda Bio Hijii a Cicmil foully member and president of the local cd showed the dim Stone to and answered on the University at a meeting of and Zwir Paresis Day Kigiu la student was moderately Urban brought the plane Down in under construction there Are no dark and apparently didst u8hls on the runway the Pilot see the Asphalt piled the length of to land without the the runway the material is being sets used in paving the runway the 11 he right wheel tricycle Landing Federal aviation authority Satuss sear rolled into the Asphalt a the aircraft so work ing the nose wheel into it could continue on the runway the Urban and the three a requires an investigation and were not injured in the on aircraft they crawled out of the upturned Cabin and went to the office of the Pel Rio flying service where Gene Vasquez was cleaning the building Mario Lomas a Friend when construction started at the Airport notice was placed in air new a Stephen Baltz 11yearold Lone survivor of the double plane crash Over new York Friday died saturday of his injuries Stephen died at 1 methodist Hospital said the main cause of his death was extensive flame damage in his lungs the Small red haired boy had Clung to precious life saturday morning each passing hour considered an hour of Victory in his unsuccessful struggle to overcome the Burns and broken Bones suffered in fridays tragic air Colli Sion doctors at Tho Brooklyn Hospital had expressed for him to the last they maintained constant Vigil along with his parents who life would be Cabinet Complete Beach Fla a reside Teleet John f Kennedy sat Day completed the selection of j id Ward Day Angeles to Suroce executive As general As with the other nine of the new administration was at Kwh ways Side Towi the made the his Homi for emf car if Itaf Tyuis tto said they had done m research on the age of Cabi Aeu prior to to airmen and other publications for airmen that work was under Way and that the Del Rio inter National Airport is without pending completion of the project these publications Are under the supervision of the Federal Avia Tion Agency local fliers said and Al pilots Are supposed to Cbeth them when they plan to land at any Airport with which they Are unfamiliar publication is still in the w to decals to the effect that work it underway at the Airport and tit Light Are not available Here mid approaching rapid the Alec Chino was travelling at about 80 Miles an hour and the rapid at 55 a Section of the latter Slid Down a Bridge into a River bed some prayed that his distance from the other age for Young Stephen the Jet flight the Accident occurred at Sofrom Chicago had been his first vaio near this North italian City i air plane trip alone he was Fly two of the dead were the Loco ing to new York to join his Moth motive Crew of the Arle Chino or and sister on a Holiday visit Many of the injured were relatives Ian immigrant labourers from Stephens Day started at Switzerland France and Germany j when he awakened returning Home for the Chris Masat his Home in the Chicago suburb holidays about 800 of them were aboard the Milan train which was speeding toward Trieste standing in warm Sunshine on the Patio of his Tome Kennedy of Day As a wan who has had a distinguished career in Gover meat and pay now is Etc wide vice presi Dent of the to to logy of fit Era Sloas he Toyea of Wilmette 111 he ran in and Shook Hie father if awake bait might have gone Back to sleep but he knew Bow excited his son was and How he was looking Forward to the trip the lad had been ill and stayed Home when his Mother and sister flew to wednesday Stephen didst eat much for breakfast said the family maid Pearl Belue known to the three Baltz children As lady he just sat there and grinned she said Stephens father took him to the Airport and put him on the big United air lines 008 bound for new York the boy excited during the trip then the four engine Jet be Down Over new York i remember looking out the plane window at the Snow below covering the Stephen Sau later from his Hospital bed i looked like a picture out of a fairy Book it was a Beautiful sight then All of a sudden there was an explosion the plane started to fall and people started t scream i held onto my seat and the the plane crashed that All from survivors plane which of Jials near St Church Bayer Street dense the a shipowner near scene said Down like a wartime a Ember it made a no noise we Aller then came an fighters lances it was the pariah Fatherl i it was plane flew Bly losing height it h the Steeple and then Gers Streetcar Jamme the plane act v Lodius from St the Balu where flt Towi doff it Riddia Mike one of plants new York a top Federal aviation official said saturday indications Are that one of the two planes involved to the worlds worst air disaster May have been off course toll was m dead of passengers and Crews the inquiry brought into action i airlines four engine Constellation a the largest Board Ever a bump got atm chief of l investigating division Board Dieci team of he diary experts they wet in the Feii eral ing at Idlewild Airport to share notes after a Olgot of lahoi1 comb ing through wreckage radio com noun cation records w

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