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European Stars and Stripes (Newspaper) - June 29, 1968, Darmstadt, HessePage 2 the stars and stripes saturday june 29, \ aide seized to film Abc cd new York a the american broadcasting co. Said thursday that former Alabam Agov. George c. Wallace ordered a personal bodyguard to seize and destroy Abc to news film of Wallace shaking hands with Aman the network said was Rob Ert Shelton an Imperial wizard of the Kun flux klan. Wallace later denied giving the order. The network said on a radio broadcast that the film was forcibly removed from one of it cameras wednesday night at a fund raising dinner in outlaw Ala. The network said the body guard who refused to identify Iii self first asked the camera Crew to give up the film. When the Crew refused Abc said the third party presidential candidate told the body guard take the bodyguard pulled the camera from the shoulder of cameraman Charlie Jones an removed the exposed film the network said in a news report from Eutaw by Sam Donaldson. In new York Abc news pres ident Elmer w. Lower sent a protest to said it received a Tele Gram from Wallace later thurs Day night that read i regret the incident and the events sur rounding the occurrence of the incident referred to in your Tele Gram. We Are Happy to have Abc with said in Tuscaloosa Ala., he attended the rally Buthe refused to say whether he joined the file of people who Shook Wallace s hand. "1 Don t see that there s an Issue involved Shelton said. I was there and paid my Money to support him just like every body said Wallace Shook hands with hundreds of people including a negro Cook. I Don t see what difference it would make i they had a picture of me Shak ing his hand Shelton s report the film was taken by Force by a Wallace bodyguard while secret service men assigned to guard the candidate and stat police looked on. Wallace did this because Heddin t like the fact that we had filmed him shaking hands with Robert Shelton Imperial wizard of the principal Kkt Organiza Tion in the South United klans of America. Shelton had joined a receiving line apparently without Wal lace s knowledge walked up to the candidate while our taught was on. Shelton was wearing Wallace for president Button but it should be noted that George Wallace has declared he does not Welcome the endorsement of the Kkt. As soon As he realized what Wallace huddle with his closest advisers de us out to his Persona King s brother leads St. Petersburg March St. Petersburg Fla a the Rev. A. D. King brother of the slain or. Martin Luther King jr., Friday led a 13 Block March to City Hall i what he termed the Battle of St. Petersburg to help 211 fired garbage men regain their Job with a pay increase. King and about 30 followers walked from the City jail to sep Arate meetings with City Man Ager Lynn Andrews and mayor Don Jones. King told Jones he and his supporters would launch a non violent Campaign on St. Peters Burg with massive Demontra carried away 45 demonstrators thursday night when Amelco issues computer checks Frankfurt is Amer ican express military banking facilities Are issuing new checks to account holders in a move to Complete computerized account ing it was announced Friday. All checking account numbers Are being changed to a nine dig it magnetic Ink code which can be read by computers at the Frankfurt computer Center of students Aid last visit9 trip to i. Munich is a German cleaning woman flew to the United states thursday wit Money collected by Munich schoolgirls so she could have what she said would be a last visit with her dying daughter. When Anna Havlicek 51, told students at Ricarda Huch real Schule where she is employed that her daughter Anna Smith 25, was dying of cancer i Augusta ga., they went to work to raise her fare. Two girls Christa Spiess 16, and Margret von Kramolis 17, headed Campaign which raised More than $625. Part of the Money came from newspaper readers. Mrs. Havlicek said her Daugh Ter married an american named John Smith in Augusta a year ago. She said she May bring her three Young granddaughters Backoo Germany although their step father Smith wants to adopt them. The american express International banking corp. The new checks 20 to packet with Deposit slips also set up for the computer Are being issued at All military Bank ing facilities except in the Munich area because of the turn Over there at present Accord ing to Richard Stuart vice presi Dent of Amelco International banking corp. Here. The old checks Are still being accepted but our aim is to get them out of circulation at the earliest possible Date Stuart series of numbers printed along the Bottom of the Check includes the nine digit code which will insure that the Checkis deducted from the Correct account. Therefore account hold ers May no longer use checks from other drafts will continue to be available for counter checks Atam Exco offices but the clerk will have to print the account code on the checks with magnetic Ink. If the account Holder can t remember his number it can be looked up but hopefully he will remember it Stuart express officials said the computerizing is intended to modernize the military banking operation and to pro vide More efficient service to our account customers Are advised to destroy old Check forms upon picking up the new Frankfurt office of t h e Chase Manhattan Bank said it checking accounts will not be changed at is being done in new York but we see no need for it Here Attis time an official said. Peptic ulcers subject of symposium Munich is american physicians joined doctors from Scotland and Germany Here Fri Day in discussing the surgery of peptic ulcers. Or. William Scott or. Of Nash Ville term., was Moderator of a symposium on peptic ulcers Ata joint meeting of the american College of surgeons and the Ger Man society for surgery being held at the Deutscher members of the panel included or. Charles a. Griffith of Seattle wash., and or. Claude e. Welch of Boston. Other sessions of the Conven Tion dealt with plastic and re constructive surgery and surgery of the pancreas and kidneys. The convention will end saturday wit sessions on hypertension surgical treatment of Bone fractures an surgical treatment of infants and children. About 1,200 members of the american College of surgeons Are Here for the will close the convention saturday night at a Farewell party in a Beer Hall. More than 300 marchers deviated from an approved Parade the arrests King told the protesters soul Force would bring Down the Walls of City Hall in this resort City of180,000. King s brother a Nobel peace prize Winner was assassinated in Memphis tenn., april 4while in that City to Lead a pro test March by garbage said he had come to St. Petersburg at the request of garbage workers who went to Washington asking help fro the Rev. Ralph David Aber Nathy successor to or. King a president of the Southern Chris Tian leadership told King Friday that Many City officials were hourly becoming More aware of human relations problems and were seeking meaningful at Jones request the meeting in his office with King s follow ers packed inside ended with prayer. In a separate meeting min utes earlier Andrews had told King if they create problem they will find King broke off that session saying i Don t see any sense in talking further with you. I seems worthless. I think i have a better evaluation of St. Petersburg and its City manager thursday night about 300 demonstrators and supporters Gath ered in second Bethel Baptist Church to hear an emotional speech by King. Guard. One of them grabbed camera and said we Are to take the film. You can a Imit easy on yourself and give h to us or Well take it " � in Baltimore later thursday Wallace denied ordering he. Purity officers to seize and de stroy the film. A Cle Wallace charged that it was contrived to set up the Situa Tion. It was contrived to take picture of a Man who belongs to the 6 charge denied speaking to Donaldson the presidential candidate said the whole conclusion in your mind and that of your network Wasto contrive the picture like some of you have contrive marches to be held to get to told the associated press that the charge of a con trived picture was unjustified. He said the to Crew had take some 300 feet of film showing Wallace shaking hands and Madeno attempt to single out Shelton. However he said they did nonstop shooting either when they Learned who Shelton was. 4 seized near Sirhan jail continued from Page two devices containing about two ounces of Flash powder. The devices Are used by the military to simulate explosions during training. In court Friday Sirhan was granted an additional three weeks to enter his plea to charge of murder. Defense attorney Russell won the delay from Superior court judge Richar Schauer saying he needed More time to study the entered the third floor auditorium of the jail flanked by four Large deputies who virtually hid the slender defendant from the approximately 150 Schauer at a s request appointed a psych tourist or. George Abe of metro i Politan state Hospital m sub i Amine Suihan claims quartet assaulted him i Security guard sues monkeys n e los Angeles a a Security guards assigned to protect the four singing stars of e the television series the monkeys last year mid Manhattan on june 5, 1967. Leonard sacs Lee s attorney declined to s give details of the in new York City sued thursday for $9,999 a spokesman for the quartet said he be e s loin anac. Oat Ina Trio Niqi Tot Hoot him in Liu Irah Tho Clit Fitim Ofifi Al Tolyl ail incident sleeved e suit stemmed from an t be damages saying the quartet beat i up. Lewis Lee named Mickey Dolenz Peter in which both Dolenz and Lee were overrun be Tork Davy Jones and Mike Nesmith As de by about 50 Little e e pendants in his Superior court complaint. The fans had chased Dolenz Back to the a Lee claimed he was maliciously and with hotel and Lee apparently not recognizing = e out cause or provocation assaulted and Dolenz did t admit him to the hotel soon 5 Mui Tot two have not v it Tirl a Micro to Riv Niri thai the Stokes Hail . Singer to leave Munich opera Munich is american Soprano Felicia Weathers said she will not sing at the bavarian state opera Here after saturday because the theater won t give her enough to do. The negro Singer said she assigned a contract to sing at the German opera in Berlin for the next three seasons and also to make guest appearances i Hamburg and Cologne. She said manager Guenther Rennert of the Munich opera offered her Only three roles Salome Aida and Madame Butterfly. I live in Munich like it her and have a Loyal Public but these three roles Don t give me enough artistic satisfaction she said. How can a Singer develop i she always does the same thing Only by increasing the repertoire can you have fun in this bus miss Weathers said she will ban Norwalk to examine and submit a report for use of the defense. _. . Abe will replace or. M Ward Stainbrook who dec lined i request to examine t Pendant. The at Gens. Shifted of Neucom Many is to Becore � no = beaten by the quartet two Days after he had enough to avoid the crowd the spokesman give her last Munich perform guarded them at the Plush hotel Warwick in said. S. In the role of,5th army at it. Jenu it was announced fonday Yense Secretary cask u Bowen is to Leplace a. H. Michaelis who a a Nab the new Deputy cd 01 at it. Monroe a. 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