European Stars And Stripes Newspaper Archives Feb 12 1961, Page 2

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European Stars And Stripes (Newspaper) - February 12, 1961, Darmstadt, Hesse"s-1i.-, a Vav is to tags the stars ill Goodwill envoy keeps up hot Pace on Europe tour beat Nat Dick Gunj staff writer Frankfurt a so senior us. Ambassador of Goodwill Louie a Tchad Armstrong and his Armstrong All stars dragged into the dilating room at the Frankfurt ingress Saal around mid night Friday after almost five hours of near continuous playing before two audiences. Bassist Mort Herbert leaned against a table sweat running Dtta hts free body staying in a advanced state of exhaustion clarinet St Barney bigard who has been appearing with Satch Roo on and off since the twenties lumped at another table and Era died his head in his arms. Pianist blur Kyle and drummer Dann Barcelona showed Little More stay ing retreated to another room Ltd sprawled in a wooden chair mopping sweat from his brow with his Ever present White handkerchief As much a Satcho Trade Mark As trumpet and Frog croak so voice Man. X am beat up Ataee it a. strength from some unknown Reserve Louie went on to explain that he had been on the go since 5 o clock that had to get up at that time to make connections from Stutt Gart to Here. Then i spent about three hours tills morning in a dentist s chair. Then there was a radio inter View. And we had to get ready to Home to this place at 6 o clock.". Throw in time for meals and a Brief Nap after the dental ordeal and one can see that in Armstrong barnstorming tour is All work Andall "play,1 but not relaxation. Sure the Guy s human. This sort of thing takes a Heck of a lot it of him remarked or. Alex Ander Schloff. The group s accompanying physician in reply to question on Louie s ability to with stand such continued Strain. I Tel him to take it easy now and then but when he gets before an Audi Noe he forgets All it s not Money that keeps him going like this night after said Trummy Young who has Bee playing trombone and assisting Louie in comedy and song with Theau stars for nine years. Pops la almost 62 and if the almighty would let him he d go online this for another 62 years Young continued. He s a show Man that s Why he keeps going be a showman Louie continues to be the two audiences sat in rapt Devotion at1 Louie and his group played and crowned swing ing out All the Armstrong Trade Marks High society Blueberry Hill Koko to kiss to build dream on Mack that knife and on and on winding up with first it Sylvia Crooks 7310th Usan dispensary at Rhine main fab Germany. Liow her Joy at getting an autograph from Louie Satcho Armstrong Between shows at the Congress Hall in fran Fortsas photo by Randy 3 fidos from . Bolster danish of by Gene Conner staff writer chateau Roux Frances a a team of . And danish pilots landed Here after a nonstop flight from the states bringing three supersonic fighters to bolster Den Mark s part of nato s air might the 4�&�-Niue flight marked the Fiat of its kind for pilots of the Royal danish air Force col Paul a Zflmer the three sleek fighter bombers considered first line aircraft for european defense had two in flight Refu Elings during the trip Over Bermuda and Lajes in the azores the planes part of the . Mili tary Aid program to Denmark will join the 727th tactical fighter so at Karup on Jutland. They signal the beginning of Denmark s second Squadron of floor in an eventual build up to three Squadron of 30 planes each by the end of the year. In the cockpits of the fighters floors which Are two seaters were one danish and one american Pilot who spelled each other on the 7-hour. 45-minute trip. The danish pilots were col Paul Zilgler. Chief of staff. Tactical come of the Royal danish air Force maj Thorkild Petersen. Squadron commander of the 727th tactical fighter so and capt Robert Hansen. Also of the 727th, j fueling by Ops. Pilot to i the american fliers were it col Donald Clanfield capt Donald Martini and capt a k. Fawcet the in flight Refu Elings were handled by the american Pilot with the Danes sitting in As student , 50-year-old Pilot with Mare than 40 hours in the fido said it was a very impressive a never i be read and heard Refu Elings but to observe one in action was quite a sensation. It s More than just the Refu Etin a its the organization timing an planning that goes into the Busi the pilots who took off from Myrtle Beach fab in South Caro Lina were met Here by maj Henry p. Rettinger f100 tactical advise with m a a in Denmark. The flight was organized Aiyu coordinated by Bruggen William m. Gross chief of uie military assistance advisory group in Copen Hagen and cof. Maurice Casey chief of the air Force Section in the Maag unit when the saints go marching it a every move every action a Ery Solo was roundly to ahead of Louie and has Gray a string of one neg hers Switzerland Germany again Dana via and one More in of Germany before returning to Rome s entire bus and Streetcar system waa stopped for three hours saturday by a strike of transport employees for Shorter hours without reduction in present pay. M Hel any Concrete their decor in a con fitment cafe count Sioni to Bonn the Comotti lengths other it an developments. " this was re largely at the commit suggestion that even goal Hamake meet Iners of.,and foreign German Auer was chief to Donn after a Deria Nei letter Ai Bonnard the european Summit Learned sat the Fette Adenauer the letter stressed to once of Nat Ofcar knitting it unified and leave raises Munich s forces Retreat Nouh ced that at the cd raised in Price per person for de years of age eff for the pres Iii officers civil Loans prank and their de crease in under 12 occupying contemplated for spy guest the the Price offer person per arc said the rates a necessary setting the incr Asand supplies the recreation branches at Beret see and of flying joint air search. C3 f wheelus air base. Libya special . Air Force planes from wheelus combined an Airlift of emergency supplies to flood Vic Tims in the Bengali area of Libya with an air search Over the Mediterranean for seven missing Crew men of a greek vessel which foundered in heavy was in thin area that the thetis described As fishing vessel sank., also participating in the search were an sa1g dying boat from the 57kthair Rescue detachment a wheelus several get ,a i r c r a from the base. The latter had been diverted from emergency assist Ance to the libyan army the Bengali area for flood Relief measures. Jone life Vest the seven fishermen were re ported to be adrift in a life the nine Man Crew with Only one life Vest be tween them reached the Shore near Bengali but one died soot Tafter. It was the survivor Story which brought first word of the vessel s sinking and started the in the coastal arc where wad4 heavy rain mountains to do winds a to caused Erfen Slot at it athe 329thl t , Armya Survey for it a stance u St Ordi noted by the j

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