European Stars And Stripes Newspaper Archives Mar 13 1961, Page 8

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European Stars And Stripes (Newspaper) - March 13, 1961, Darmstadt, HesseFoge 8 the stars and stripes alarm at Rise in Power of attorney requests ads Washington Bureau Washington is army Leca officials who expressed alarm about a dramatic increase in the number of Powers of attorney drawn up recently have culled Tor a lightening of procedures the number drawn up in Arm Legal assist an to offices during the first six months of 1960 wins 40.938. This increase indicates an immediate need for Legal assistance officers to carefully examine the existing procedures of their office utilised in the preparation of pow ers of attorney the spokesman Genera Powers of attorney Are very Dan Ger oui instruments in the hands of persons inexperienced in business matters person of in liable temperament or in the hand of a spouse when the marriage relationship has deteriorated to the. Breaking Point. General Power of attorney hould not be drawn unless a leg assistance officer or civilian attorney has counselled the prospective Grant or on the dangers of executing such a document and has ascertained that a special or limited Power of attorney will not accomplish the purpose for which the general Power of attorney has been requested. A number of persons Are exc cd Tang general Powers of attorney under the mistaken impression that a general Power May be use Din lieu of a will to Clear up the Grant or s affairs after his death. Experience has shown that Many individuals seeking to exe cute a general Power of attorney have no immediate need for one or in some cases no definite Pur pose in mind. They May remember a time i world War ii or the korean conflict when their company was lined up at the foe and each Man was told to execute o will and a Power of attorney and now feet that they cannot go overseas without giving a Power of attorney to someone even a girl Friend Reg go Legal assistance Washington culs More than 500 Middle aged gents nil steamed up and clamouring to Pilot on elderly flying foxhole. Airborne foxhole is Only one of manyflffmlonstc1 of Tam Suffixed by world War i pilots to the fighting machine that the Public knew is the pj7 Thunderbolt. Jug milk bottle bag of Fly eng � u ," injected adjust Plain Dumbo were Imo Nuj the names for Lii air plane heard around the airstrips in North Africa Europe and he Pacific. It flew 546,000 combat sorties. It did Aerial Omhalt. Dive bombed St Fod escorted b of combo is. Flew 2 million fighting hours. The Thunderbol wag whooped up on the Buck of in envelope in 1940 by the Pencil of n Praull Cong Genius named Alex Ander kor Tell chief Engineer of the re Public aviation corp. Us Milden flight was on my 2, 1 my wherefore the gather ing Here next my 2. To this 201h anniversary Celebration re Public is inviting everybody who piloted the Jug in Romont. It is making in Effort to obtain one of those ancient Birds and put it in flying condition for the ceremonies the trouble is most of the guests probably will want to take a crack at flying it that s what they i their letters and Calls. It la be a sort of second wind for those Guys when they Henr the engine said Robert s. Johnson Republic manager of customer relations and second highest scoring living Ace of world War ii. I be gotten Calls and letters from Germany Spain Okinawa Hawaii Japan and from All Over this country. They All Start out Send me the de tails and when they hear we Are trying to got a Jug in Here they All Sny i wanta Fly 1l and then they Start in on boy i remember be had 530 let ters so far not counting the phone Calls Bui usually Guys like these Don t write they just show up. The responses we be had Are a real Cross Section generals Colont is business men brokers funeral among the distinguished array of former Jug jockeys is sen. Barry m. Goldwater. Who in. A tither Radical Man Euver took the first flight of them overseas by Hopsin world War ii. Although Republic first spread the word that this would be a pilots Reison said they be been getting assorted personnel ranging chiefs to flight surgeons. Job120 Thunderbolt missions or shot up five times in five defer in and took personal bullets in " nose. He says of the p47 s perform ing its time it was the Best two reactions Are typical of ments expressed in most of the15 the feeling i have for this at impossible to describe wrote Stevens of Milan Meh. Robert k Eslyn of Latrobe Many of us owe our lives Toi almost unbelievable ability to to ment and stay in the

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