European Stars And Stripes Newspaper Archives Jan 1 1962, Page 1

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European Stars And Stripes (Newspaper) - January 1, 1962, Darmstadt, HesseA k 1. A. A european edition ripes army Navy air Force of pc . A id Fot i in fut it North Africa and Fth Midda Eli monday january 1, 1962257 s Tenti daily 10 Wetti sunday it urges on map path nations n.y., acting Secretary Gen _ to Thant sunday called the nations of the world resolve their difference by through Concilia mediation and Degoti a new year s message Thant that this it the Only Safe Road to greater under and the social and eco Protr is which the world itself in the , charter ago. I Start the new he a with the resolve to Advance firm in step upon this it said the United nations and in processes of conciliation Medl and negotiation the world provided itself with Thead the discipline re to ensure its peace As Well declared that the world Stilt with Many dangers and cities which it inherited from Post 12 months. Stateside Static Hehm Shah lit cf1 my. Of Ultra a Given up do Ltd thing. Or. Cadem a _ to thaw water pipe with a Tore. She burned Down her out with the old Secretary Jeanette Lazare Steps into ankle deep confetti and old calendars in san Francisco tossed into the Street by worker celebrating the end of the year. The calendars caused a blizzard of falling pages. Topi photo rightists fail in Lebanon a coup attempt Beirut a members of a right Wing political party and a smash group of array sympathizers tried and failed sunday to seize control in with their attempt quickly put Down they retreated to a Mountain stronghold taking three key military officers As hostages. " i \ Jav striking a few hours after Midnight members of the pop ular socialist party Pps i and a 60-Nian military grouped by two officers tried to seize the lebanese ministry of defense in Southeast be Sharp fighting inside the building they were repulsed. Threepersons were reported killed and six wounded. At the same Tim Epps members surrounded the Homes of several prominent Mili tary officers and attempted to arrest them. Several who were not at Home escaped. Three however were held. The were identified As it col Yussef Schmeit chief of staff of the army it col Abdel Kader Chehab Cousin of president Fuad Shehab. An cmdr Toufic Gal bout chief of Security More than Dulles sys ,. I Bangui timed 12-Hoursrafter the coup failed the three Sull missing probably held in. The Pps. Mountain Strong hold of Wadi Al karm 30 Miles from Beirut. Operating in strict Gont. On Page 8$, col. 5 weather How partly Eludy with in mud Rmon Outlook of tit Ehinio bcn1nf chm Frankfurt and Wridt Lowr Halih 45. In 33. Twin Montura Mort to Banda Central euro 4. 4 . . Adarita Al 5s Al hot it 84 52 Aviano r 46 41 Birlyn t 37 37 fran lift r 41 37 cd Cloudy Madrid Munich part put to k Rome we slut r pc 37el 41 4 a is so 21 45 30 61 70 Cloudy a Rains in a air Westfir Janrice Laski is j 2 below puts crime once Janks Alaska a but cheerful residents of Interior Alaska City functioned Luud laps after two weeks blog cold in which the Mer-4ropped As Low a 62 below Citlai ens Are to strangers to attire extreme in tie 15,000 population Fairbanks area but old timers admitted this was extra Ordinary. The frigid weather Stem Ming from a High pressure area Over Siberia hit the City dec. 16with readings of around 40 below. It got colder steadily. December records were broken or tied the last nine Days. Thursday night s 62" Bel Yii v was two degrees below the Low for december. Friday the maximum was 55 below and saturday it was 61 below. City manager Clifford Nordb said the extreme cold put the City on a Semi emergency status. Skele ton Crews operated City offices. A regrouping on geography basis 9gley air Force base the tactical air commit will group its tin Jyh untied states for com by geography than toy function starting " will be purely and Ive and will involve no it of units. It was made necessary by the recent expansion of tag caused by the Large mobilization of air Reserve units Las october. Under the realignment the 9thasr Force at Shaw air Force base s.c., will have command of Al tag units East of the Mississippi River while the 12th air Force at Waco tex., will command All units West of the present tac s components As fighter troop Carrier an reconnaissance units Are each under u separate nationwide com Mand the new plan tag said is de signed to increase effectiveness and produce major Dollar Sav Ings in the first year. Orie Clie i fill note a a. Drastic drop in the crime rate. We have had very few arrests said one police official and it s so cold that people Are even staying out of the downtown a shortage of Coal _ to run the City a Power generating Plant was averted when two trains arrive with 50 Coal cars. They were delayed because car wheels froze an Slid instead of turning. The cold caused an ice fog that hampered air traffic and was blamed for. A rash of automobile collisions. Royal wedding May 14 Athens a the greek Roya Palace announced that Princess Sophie of Greece and Prince Don Juan Carlos of Spain would remarried Here on May 14, 1962. Washington a former . Intelligence Dulles indicated chief Allen Fidel Ca Stro s growing military strength set the timetable for last Spring s unsuccessful Effort the cuban dictator t -.4 % be Dulles who retired a few ago As director of Tel hence Agency said rarity Inove against communist Castro Short of full scale , military a i Tarven t Ion had to be mite Between november i960 and Asprit j5 during a radio arid interview whether the april Sion was the last Chance to Over throw Castro without direct us. Intervention Dalles replied r Well i would to go quite that far but r would go Well along theline. We knew. V. That Cuba pilots were being trained in cow Cluj Oslo Akla. We knew they were going to have very shortly Avail Able under cuban direction migs in considerable Jau Beirs and 1 a inclined to think As i said before that if a Moye was1 to fee made Short of fervent Libni probably this was the area of Tolmie Whert it Tissl to be Rfade. About Pye Dee to \ Dulles denied that the fail tre of the invasion was an intelligence failure. To there was no military hard Ware that appeared that was a Surprise to us he said but con ceded that some of the material was a Little bet Ter Bai Isles than we expected.", " re in reply to a question on whether he believed Castro s influence i latin America was declining dul Les declared " i think that latin an Erica is far smore alerted to j the danger of Castro ism Aad Tommu Hist v As a danger to their system than the were let s say a year ago or last april a \ Holiday for us top no paper tomorrow the staff of the stars and stripes will take a Houdy on new year s Day. No paper will a published for the morning of tuesday Jan. 2. Next oltion trill appear wednesday

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