European Stars And Stripes Newspaper Archives Jul 28 1968, Page 1

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European Stars And Stripes (Newspaper) - July 28, 1968, Darmstadt, HesseIl4llli1lllllllilll1l Lulli ill of li11iiiij1illllii� wife baby j held hostage i Sydney Australia a More than 60 armed police keeping an All night watch saturday night on a sub Phan House where a Man armed with a Shotgun and a 15 e was holding his 19-year-old wife and baby As hostages Rifter allegedly killing his Mother in Law. Senior police offi in compared the siege with the one Only a few weeks i in a suburb where gunman Wally Mellish held out i or nine Days. He had forced police to let him marry his 19 year old hostage Beryl muddle at gunpoint. This time Gas told to list party preferences / Washington is de sense department voting assist Ance officials reminded servicemen saturday to make sure Iky show their political party preference if they wish to vote in a primary election. Some servicemen lost their Chance to vote in Early Pri Maries this year when they ailed to indicate on their Federal postal card applications Lor Absentee ballots that the rated a Republican or a democratic party primary bal lot. About 25 states will hold Pri Maries in the next three months. However the situation is far More serious say police officers because they believe that the Man barricaded in the House has already killed and presumably would not hesitate to kill again. The police who were told about the Man by motorists whose cars were hit by Shotgun pellets have blocked All streets in the area Revesby about 10miles outside Sydney and Are occupying the House next door. The gunman not yet identified shouted that he will shoot any body coming near. The first police on the scene saturday afternoon examined a car parked in nearby carring ton Street and found inside the body of a woman who had Bee shot through the head. Deputy police commissioner a. Mccluskey said the woman was be front. On Page 2jh col. 2 greetings to Berlin maj. Gen. Robert and his wife saturday at Tempelhof . Fergusson . Commander Berlin they flew to Berlin to take part in the Volks welcomes new Orleans mayor Victor h. Schiro fest which this year has a new Orleans theme Lett and Louisiana gov. John j. Mckeithen Story on Page 24. Associated press photo unofficial newspaper of . Forces in Europe North Africa and the Middle East vol.27, no. 101 if 21855 a daily Lotf sunday sunday july 28, 1968 people had the themselves the other Day travelling from the sweltering City to the seashore when the Mercury reached 90. A Fown decision9 Prague up communist party first Secretary Alex Ander Dubcek told the czechoslovak nation saturday night that he will permit nothing to drag him from the reformist and democratic path he has chosen. Dubcek pledged anew his loyalty to Czechoslovakia s political economic and Mili tary alliances with the soviet Union. But he said that within thai framework the czechoslovak people want to decide their own Fate in a Sovereign but about an hour before his speech to the nation Dubcek Dis owned a general officer who had criticized russian domination of cont. On Pate 2 i col. It poverty funds handled by killer Cleveland Ohio a Fred Ahmed Evans the Blac nationalist Leader charged with murder in the slaying of three policemen in tuesday s sniper Battle was responsible for administering $10,300 of Cleveland now Money an Antipoverty offi Cial said. The Rev. Deforrest Brown president of the Hough develop ment corp., said he knows of nouns purchased by Evans. Brown said Evans was Given a $31,000 Grant Juno 27 from funds of Cleveland now an Antipoverty organisation. Brown said the Money was Tobe used for a 12-week program which would employ 23 youth Sand about 12 Young adults and was designed to reach about 600 cont. On Page % col 3 egged on Sterling 111. Up a 17-year-old Sterling High school student saw the movie Cool hand Luke in which Paul Newman ate 50 hard boiled eggs. Dave Polan then bet 15 friends $1 each he could eat 40eggs. Forty eggs and 52 min utes later the 120-Pound Polau collected the Money and announced Quea Sily i Don t think i la try i again. I Don t like

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