European Stars And Stripes Newspaper Archives Nov 15 1967, Page 3

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European Stars and Stripes (Newspaper) - November 15, 1967, Darmstadt, HesseWednesday november 15, 1967 the stars and strips Page 3 one is sickle shaped wedding detoured italian Princess Maria Beatrice of Savoy and italian actor Maurizio Arena announce in Hurley Berkshire that they have abandoned plans to marry in parents oppose the marriage. A photo troubled Rome loses its mayor Rome a plagued wit transport and garbage disposal strikes teetering on the Edge of bankruptcy the City of Rome monday received an additional headache its mayor s Resigna Petrucci the rotund and bespectacled Christian Democrat who had been mayor since 1964, resigned unexpectedly to prepare 10 run in next year s parliamentary elections. Petrucci s term expires in1972. In his resignation letter he said he was quitting to conform to italian Law which forbids him to hold another Public office while running for Deputy of the National Assembly. Meanwhile the administration of the 2.5-million-population City will be headed by Attico Tabac Chi Dean of the municipal coun leaves the mayoralty during one of Rome s most Seri Ous crises. A three Day garbage disposal strike Over the weekend left piles of litter in the streets festering with flies. The municipal garbage employees said they did t have enough personnel to do the Job. Many romans set fire to the garbage piles monday but the ashes and cinders blown by the wind made the situation worse. The strike came on the heels of a Surprise transport strike which snarled City traffic Las month. The bus and Streetcar Drivers had refused to wait an longer for their monthly pay checks which had been delayed by the City administration. A history of deficit financing has brought the City to the Point where three fourths of its revenues have been needed to meet interest and Short term loan pay ments. In 1967 the City had planned expenditures of $402 million with Only $161 million in expected revenues. A desperate letter fro Petrucci to finance minister Emilio Colombo brought a emergency Grant from the italian government which is expected to carry the City to the end of the year. Ufos reported in Russia Moscow a a member of a russian study panel told newsmen monday that there have been five authenticated sightings of unidentified flying objects ufos in the soviet Union in recent member of the commis Sion which was reportedly setup to study ufos said one of the sightings was of a sickle shaped object flashing across the sky in the caucasus area Over the Black sea. He gave no detail son the other alleged sightings. Informed sources have said the commission is headed by maj. Gen. Porfiry a. Stolyarov identified As a retired officer of the soviet air Force technical serv ices. They said he has a staff i Moscow of 18 scientists Astron omers and air Force officers plus200 observers. One member they added Isdr. Fyodor y. Zigel a soviet astronomer who published an article earlier this year calling for ufos studies. Zigel said a theory that ufos Are visitors from outer space is extremely speculative but he said the sightings had not been satisfactorily explained. A commission member told newsmen we feel the ufos should be studied carefully. We have no preconceived ideas but we believe the Best Way to prevent wild ideas from spreading is to approach the subject soviet authorities dismissed ufos As nonsense w h e n they first started getting attention inthe 1950s. A new attitude was indicated last april when Zige reported that russian radar screens had been detecting ufos for 20 years. Congress oks lottery Bank ban Washington up . Senate monday gave final passage to a Bill prohibiting new York state Banks from Selling tickets for the state run lottery one senator called super colossal sucker bet with 4,000-to-l Bill prohibits the Sale of lottery tickets in All federally Wilson urges euro Mart act to Stem . London a prime min ister Harold Wilson sunday night issued an urgent Appeal to thesis common Market countries to join Britain in creating a vast and powerful european technology to halt the american take Over of european Industry. He said the problem was to urgent too vital to europeans to be delayed while Britain negotiates entry into the european economic Community dec. In a speech at the annual banquet at Guildhall of the lord mayor of the City of London the capital s financial District Wilson outlined a seven Point program that he said his government will pursue with the dec. There is no future for Europe or for Britain if we allow Amer ican business and american Industry so to dominate the strategic growth industries of our individual countries that they and not we Are Able to determine the Pace and direction of Europe s Industrial test of effective european cooperation must be Industrial partnership and Industrial Inte Gration based on pooling the re search development and production of viable and strategic economic enterprises Wilson said. He specifically mentioned the Fields of computers electronics and nuclear Power. Italy aids . In Cyprus United nations up Italy has agreed to contribute $360,000 toward the Upkeep . Forces in Cyprus this year it was announced monday. 51 went to jail in riots at Pentagon Washington up the Justice department said monday that 51 of 625 adults arrested Dur ing the Antiwar demonstration at the Pentagon last month we resent to jail. In a final accounting the department said 580 adults were convicted on charges of simple assault disorderly conduct or contempt of court but most received suspended jail sentences conditioned on Good behaviour. They paid fines totalling $7,944,compared to the estimated $1 million Cost of policing the demonstration the department said. The oct. 21-22 demonstration erupted into violence several times As groups of protesters tried to Force their Way through cordons of military police. An estimated 55,000 people joined inthe demonstration which started at the Lincoln department said the Long est single sentence went to Roy Philipps of Seattle wash., who was Given 35 Days on two counts of disorderly conduct. Eleven persons received 30-Day rest were sentenced to five Days. In addition to the 625 adults arrested 58 juveniles were taken into custody. Thu a Ere turned Over to youth authorities parents or o t h e r responsible persons. Chartered Banks but Only Newyork uses Banks for this Pur pose. New Hampshire the Only other state in the nation with a Legal lottery relies primarily on liquor stores for the Sale of tickets. The Senate voted 56-17 against motion by sen. Jacob k. Jav its r-n.y., to recommit the Bill which passed the House last july 13. The Bill then passerby voice vote and was sent to the White House. Kennedy opposes Bill new York s other senator Robert f. Kennedy d-n.y., was paired for re committal. Joseph h. Murphy new Yor commissioner of taxation said in Albany that if this Bill be came Law it will be a severe blow to the new York stat lottery for education As presently constituted. However in its present for the Bill would not be effective until april 1, 1968. This would afford governor Rockefeller and the legislature an Opportunity to take such corrective action As they May deem Murphy said the Bill was a intrusion into an area which traditionally has been the pro Vince of the if the Striate passes this Bill it will proceed to regulate Banks on unheard of moral grounds javits warned. We really Are opening the door to a tremendously new concept of Regula come on sen. William e. Proxmire d-wis., stressed new yorkers who enter Banks to Cash social Security or welfare checks were getting a come on to buy a$1 ticket on the lottery with pamphlets promising a $100,000first prize. They re the worst gambling Odds you la get anywhere he said. New yorkers could Goto puerto Rico or Las vegas and get much better has to buy a ticket javits countered. If you want to make a contribution to education and make a Little bet this is a Good Way to do Home Comfort. After a Busy Day it s Nice being Home. Slippers quiet a Little to maybe. 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