European Stars And Stripes Newspaper Archives Jul 7 1968, Page 2

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European Stars and Stripes (Newspaper) - July 7, 1968, Darmstadt, HesseThe stars ant stripes some . Policy Washington a Gen. Earle g. Wheeler chairman of the joint chiefs of staff says heis becoming apprehensive about trends of some . Policies from the standpoint of National he told the Senate Mili tary preparedness subcommittee the trends that gave Rise to that View do not necessarily have to continue by any manner of country has the ability and certainly i Hope we have Itin the area of will and determination of the american people to maintain ourselves As the leading world Power Wheeler said. ,. He commented at a closed session of the subcommittee april 23. His testimony in heavily censored form was made Public saturday by the subcommittee along with that of two civilian officials of the de sense department. They sought to minimize and explain the civilian military three testified a. Subr committee inquiry into . Offensive and defensive capabilities in the event of a nuclear War with the emphasis on the soviet Union As the put Fitial enemy the sessions explored entail differences Between de the joint chiefs of staff and civilian military officials Over new types of missiles aircraft and other advanced equipment. The Joi tit chiefs have recommended development of a larger intercontinental ballistic mis Sile Ati advanced manned of sgt. Gets first payoff for suggestion by de Freakley staff writer Wiesbaden is a ser Geant in Safe received the first instalment of a $2,375 award Here Friday for a suggestion that will save the air Force More than $1 million. M. Sgt. Daniel j. Mcquiggin a Supply technician at Headquarters Safe was Given a Check for $1,000 by Brig. Gen. Robert a. Berman Dep Uty chief of staff for will receive $1,375later. His award is believed to Bethe largest Cost reduction award Ever Given in the command according to a spokesman Here. Mcquigg Init is estimated that the suggestion already put into effect will save Safe $1,320,200, a spokesman said. Mcquiggin instituted what recalls operation clean sweep 18 months ago. Under the program unit throughout Europe inventoried their special weapons equipment and reported their overages and shortages. When the reports came in Mcquiggin compiled them and distributed the overages to those units having shortages. This eliminated the requirement of ordering from stateside depots. As a result of his action approximately 150 items of equip ment with a monetary value of$50,000 were laterally trans improvement through the idea was a reduction of Over procurement of items already on hand. Surplus items were shipped to other units on a worldwide said lie made the suggestion after i got tired of seeing All those messages and just piecemeal told Mcquiggin we need More tired world Church meet opens Uppsala Sweden a the fourth Assembly of the world Council of churches opened her saturday with greeting from Pope Paul i. Some 2,000 Church men from six continents Are participating. Broke British actress Dian adors 39, is broke with debts placed at $127,000mostly Forback taxes since 1957and Only $12 in the Bank. She is separated from her second Hus band comedian Dickie Dawson. Sydney holds out Sydney Australia up riot police trying to starve a paranoiac gunman from a sur rounded cottage said Friday night that his threats to kill his teen aged Bride and her infant son were More dangerous Thanet any time since the bizarre drama began four Days Mellish a 23-year-old convict created another night of High tension in a normally quiet Sydney suburb where police feared using tear Gas be cause of the 11-week-old baby the infant was described As sickly from baby s Mother 19-year-old Beryl muddle whom Mellis married tuesday in his own ver Sion of a. Shotgun wedding tended the child As the gunman Ray gives his lawyer names other leads London a James Earlray s american lawyer talked with him in prison saturday forthe second Day in a Row and said he got names and other leads to follow up to build a Case for the defense of the accused Assassin of or. Martin Luther King or. Arthur j. Hanes of birding Ham ala., met with Ray for an hour in an interview room a Wandsworth prison. Hanes said he found the conditions some what restrictive. Wallenda s last finale to be Berlin St. Louis a Karl Wai Enda 63-year-old patriarch of the great Wallendar says hell have one More finale. Wallenda who retired fro the world s Premier High wire circus act two years ago said he would make a special appearance in Berlin this Winter. He came out of retirement this week for a Brief Farewell with the St. Louis shrine circus. Show business people Are funny he observed. I was asked to do the same thing Iberlin and i the German City is Karl Hometown and the Wallendar who have not played there since1938, Are scheduled to open a 19 Day show on Christmas Day. Bomber and a new intercepts Lane and it ballistic missile Shin Wheeler told-the1 he fear for thelk purity of the United states wit its present forces but i be a that a better Force would beef these programs. Funded and sen. Stuart Synhi Brigton do led up to a key q s t i o Wheeler with a lengthy of his own Clews the sen Ator said the us Obj of it Csc rile fat of new fighter planes submarines thai it is losing world respect for not making More Progress in Vietnam Ani a advanced Mann bomber Foste t said we Woubie using Esou cites perhaps biter spent on increasing penetration capability of t present bomber Drew a Sharp react from Symington and sen. Hoard Cannon d-nev., when reported on the ratio of Hea three slain Gas identified by com z Karlsruhe Germany is the three men stabbed to death thursday in suburban Knieling Tenhave been identified by com z. Officials identified the me saturday As spec. 4 j a m e s e. Bowen 21, of Evanston 111., w. Moore 22, Chicago and pfc. Elijah Witherspoon 24,Sumter, . All died of Stab wounds near the heart. Bowen leaves his father ran Nie Bowen of Evanston. Moore is survived by his wife la Curtise. Moore of Chicago. Wither spoon is survived by his wife Joyce a. Witherspoon of Sumter. Twin Brothers of the Sam company Are being held while the military police investigation of the slayings continues. Spec. 5. Marion l. Cook and spec. 4 Marlon g. Cook both of Attalla ala., were first held by German 19-year-old Cooks have the same jobs in cob 249th Engron Gerzewski Barracks. Both have their wives wit them Here. Marlon Cook also has a 2-month-old other Cook is a Vietnam Veteran. Manned 3 bomber get through . To Trudeau shuffles Canadian Cabinet Ottawa up prime min ister Pierre Elliott Trudeau has drastically reshuffled the old Pearson administration and brought in nine new men to Hel form a 28-Man executive Cabinet to Rule Canada for the next five years Trudeau a Liberal Defeated conservative Robert Stanfield in the june 25 48-year-old Bachelor who likes fast sports cars and Beautiful women won the first majority in the 264-seat House of commons since John Diefenbaker s conservatives swept the polls in National elections in 1958. Soviet would lenses. Shocked incredible the Speig pc figures were Ilene of for Msj Gunty reasons. But As Tai the Humber of pm Claries that would Penters Cannon said i am incredible Symington it i rented. For. Alain c. Enthoven ass ant Secretary of defense for Sterns analysis testified that i gling out patters on which notary and civilian defense vials disagree create impression that there Are v great and continuing Dis aliments Between the Secretary defense and the joint chief staff the fact is i believe 1there Savery Large Seasun agreeing edit Between them Tho veh testified. Weather Soldier found guilty of robbery charge Munich special spec 4ronald l. Baxter 225th station Hospital was found guilty of charge of robbery and has been sentenced to one year at har labor reduction to the lowest enlisted Grade and assessed Afine of $75 per month for 12 months by a com a Genera court. Baxter was accused of Robbin Harlan Paraszewski of $75 on May 5 in Terlacher Forest near Munich. 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