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European Stars And Stripes (Newspaper) - January 11, 1968, Darmstadt, HessePolo 24 the Siar and stripes hearings slated on troop Cut plan thur Idoy Jon Ory i Washington Tho Senate foreign relation committee will conduct hearings later this Mon Thor Early in february on the advisability of a reduction of in Kii Ropp Senate demo cratic Leader Mike Mansfield said wednesday the hearings would be on Resolution calling for a sub Stantial . Withdrawal fro Europe which Mansfield pro posed last year. The administration would note bound to abide by the Reso Lution if it is passed but con Gressional pressure to do so prob ably would be to. Hearings mans Field observed that a troop withdrawal would fit in with presi Dent Johnson s Campaign to close the . Balance of pay ments Are nearly 300,000 . Military personnel in Europe More than 200,000 of them in West a Many balance of payments Cost of maintaining the troops in Ger Many is about $750 million a a two year agreement expiring june 30, West German has under Tuk n to buy $500 Mil lion Worth of . Government securities to neutralize part of the Impact on the . Balance of payments. Under Secretary of stat Nicholas Katzenbach was in Boniti last week to ask the Ger Man government to try to offset the entire balance of payment Factor. The West German government said wednesday it will try to meet the German Mark costs of stationing american troops in West Germany through Pur chases of . Bonds rather than by buying arms in the United states. West German efforts in this direction May take place More in the area of neutralizing the american foreign Exchange out lays rather than in the area of from a and up dispatches Europe Cloudy with intermittent mow flurries. Little change Fri Day. Frankfurt Holdel Berg h i q h 2ft. Low 18, 4 4 a pm 45 46 Madrid p 14 10 Munich 0 21 31 peril cd 23 39 Prei Tolck p 34 41 Rome p 4 4 am pin 44 48 Adana p 94 57 Athena p 27 27 Valano. Cd o 17 Berlin 14 it Frankfurt t 19 30 London p a Cleur cd Cloudy now. 4 63 we Maui cup partly Cloudy 2nd weather Wing arms and armament purchases government spokesman Guenter Diehl told a news conference. He said the government has Al ready had unofficial contacts with West Germany s centrals Ank on the matter. The Ameri can troops costs were discuss Dat a meeting of Chancellor Kurt g e o r g Kiesinger s Cabine wednesday but no decisions were made. The United states and West Germany Are slated to begin talks on the Issue in March. Mansfield s Resolution is expected to gain additional sup porters if no Way is found to reduce the Dollar outflow caused by the maintenance of in Germany. Shepherd turns Airedale wrong dog embarked by Leonard Hill. Staff write Mainz Germany is paratrooper Harry Brown s German Shepherd has Cone air borne All the Way to new York and Back in the Doggone est Case of mistaken , a sergeant first class with the Lith pm co was walking the dog near the Lee Barracks Ball Park Christmas eve when a canine miss strolled , the German Shepherd broke away from his master in that was the last Brown saw or heard of the 13-month-old pedigreed dog until received a transatlantic Call tuesday. It was from Seaboard world airlines in Newyork. They said they had Ralph and were flying him Back. I was so surprised i nearly collapsed said. We had Given no All Hope of Ever seeing Ralph again and oar six children were heart broken said her turned out that freight handlers for the airline were preparing to ship another Ger Man Shepherd named Senta furl to but the dog belonging to stationed fat Stuttgart broke out of its the terminal lust before the Box was lifted aboard the plane. The animal was seen running in the of Rhine mail air base across the is ways and the airline asked the air police assistance. The aps found a dog All right audit to the airline but it was Ralph nol Ralph was wearing a tag with his owner name address and phone number but no Check was made until he arrived in new York be cause he resembled the runaway Senta Senta was found by the air police tues Day at Rhine main and was returned to the Arlin for the flight Home. How Ralph managed to find his Way to Rhine Merin from Mainz is a mystery to the Brown family. All they know is that they re overjoyed to have him Back again in their san Flora housing area apartment. Ike Best liked in poll lbs second Princeton . Up Gallup poll released wednesday indicates former president Dwight d. Eisenhower has taken Over from president Lyndon Johnson As the Man americans currently world. Admire most in the Johnson top Choice for the last four years was rated second inthe 1867 poll of 1,526 adults throughout the nation. This marked the first time since 1951 that the incumbent president has not been voted most popular. Third place went to evangelist Billy Graham and sen. Robert f. Kennedy d-n.y., was fourth. President elect Dies in s. Africa Cape town South Africa a president elect or. Theophilus Donges died at groot Schuur Hospital wednesday after 69-year-old former South african minister of finance was struck Down by a cerebral Hemor rage last year 20 Days before he was to have been inducted As the country s second never fully recovered and had been lying critically ill a groote Schuur Hospital for the past eight Hospital s medical superintendent or. J. G. Burger announced the death of Donges. News of the death was conveyed to prime minister Baltha Zar j. Vorster holidaying near port Elizabeth. He is due in Cape town application by his family South Africa s supreme court ruled dec. 6 last year that Donges be declared incapable of adling his own affairs because of his illness. The court also ordered that his curators be allowed to Tell the South african government that he would not be Able to serve As South african parliament sitting As an electoral College has so far not chosen a Succes Sor. Donges after a distinguished political academic and Legal career was to have been sworn into the country s highest office june 1, 1967. Instead the president of South Africa s Senate. Sen. Jozua fran Cois Tom Naude was indu Tedas acting president. He is still in office. When is a Naomi not a Naeb Lias army bean taken town Iii j from Adije t Der lie Universal military training act a 24th spokes in in suld he tried to explain the slip up when h arrived at Al. Bliss. Tex., for his second spoil of Basic training but he was just handed a set of dog tags and an identity Cardin Iuler out with the mime of numb Llahsram. Flu ii the army realized he was not would to Drift dodger he was first threatened with a Oharro of fraudulent entry into the Armani san let n. Rut then to was promoted and Itji Anoil h a pay for a Man of eight yours s Vitco to old ovo sous weekly. As loan n n Iii Iod his Campaign to get re Loa Sod to was assigned co Munich just amiss inc sir not from whore to served 23months with Iho Lith afr porno Imp More than 12 yours ago. I on Hud a Fow months loft to do and so 1dot-Idod to lust ride it out and maybe Muke Somo Runk bean just before Christmas he made a new attempt to convince the army that he should be released. About that time he was promoted to private first army spokesman said investigations so far have shown Llahsram is bean and Beans Llahsram. Now we Are just waiting for verification from Washington before we Send whoever he is Back to the United states for discharge. It s fantastic it s incredible. We Don t knowhow it could have happened. Bat the Man s Story checks out word for word the army spokesman said. Currently in the army dispensary at Grafen Woehr recovering from an attack of tons Litls bean said there would be no More Nam changes for him after he gets Back to civilian life. Ill be just Plain old Marshall bean he said. What about those Bill collectors who were looking for him "1 Hope it s been Lon enough so they be forgotten about me he said. Fifth Choice was Pope Paul was second in 1965 and 166, and has been Amon the top 10 since the popularity poll was started by the Ameri can Institute of Public opinion in 1946. Gov. George Romney of Mich Igan who already has announced his bid for the Republican presidential nomination dropped out of the top 10 this year. Former president Harry Truman moved into 10th place. Top ten Here Are the top 10 for 1967in order of rank and listing the number of times each Man has appeared on the list Eisenhower 22 Johnson 5graham, 13 Kennedy 5 Pope Paul 5 sen. Everett Dirksen,d-i11., 2 former vice president Richard Nixon 8 former Wallace of Alabama 1 gov. Ronald Reagan of Cali fornia 2, and Truman 17. Concorde flight delayed Paris up the first test flight of the French British supersonic jetliner concorde scheduled for feb. 28, has been put off until later this Spring Sud aviation officials said Here wednesday. The 1968 list comprised John son Eisenhower Kennedy Gra Ham Pope Paul . Sew itary general Thant Dirksen Romney Nixon and frequently mentioned in the 1967 poll include Moishe Dayan Abba Eban Barry Goldwa Ter Hubert Humphrey Martin Luther King Robert s. Mcna Mara gov. Nelson Rockefeller Romney Bishop Fulton Sheen Thant and Gen. William c. West-1moreland. Stocks mixed at closing new York a the Stock Market closed mixed wednesday. Trading was moderately list was reacting from recent gains brokers issues gave the list what spark there was. Amon very Active issues Gulton Indus tries Montgomery Ward Amer Ada Sperry Rand Riegel paper Chrysler Bristol Myers and Dia mond Shamrock posted Sharp were mostly lower autos mixed and oils Down wit Jersey Standard off about a Point in late dealings. . 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