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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - August 14, 1955, Florence, South CarolinaThe weather partly Cloudy and hot with Shonce of scattered showers. High temperature today 93 degrees Low 71. Details on Page 8-b. Vol. 148 w published in the heart of the pee Dee farm area in the Palmetto Statt Florence s. Sunday morning August id. 1955 t Reader s tip eleven american fliers freed by the reds were reunited with the str families yesterday. Story pictures Page 12-b. Daily 5c sunday Loc weekly North Carolina gets Connie disaster Aid popular Lover s Lane off Highway 15 about seven Miles South of Bishopville was scene of a rape beating attack on a new York girl and her Spartanburg Date. Cap circled was clue which led police to make two arrests. Negro Brothers held photo by King girl raped Date badly Hurt in area Lover s Lane attack by staff correspondent Bishopville aug. 18-year-old girl was criminally assaulted and her escort savagely beaten last night while they were parked in a secluded Lane in the swimming pen Creek Section near Here. Arrested Early today and charged with the crime were two Hospital. Sheriff Thomas said Brothers. Clay Daniels. 24, Anita a Brown cloth Cap was the clue Junior Daniels 20. They Are. Lodged in the Lee county jail. The victims Are in the tourney Hospital in Sumter. The boy Danny h. Smith 22. Son of the Rev. L. W. Smith of Spartanburg. Is in thai Lead to the arrest of the Daniels Brothers sheriff Thom As said. H was found near the scene of the crime. Some 15 Law enforcement offi cers including seven men from critical condition with severe county sheriff i. Byrd Nell s department search died through swamps near Here for Sev injuries. The girl not identified in a m j Jurf o co dance with South Carolina is in Fine Hospital attendants said. She had been criminally Assa tilted twice. Lee county sheriff Carl Thomas said two men brutally beat Smith with a Large piece of Angle Iron before dragging the girl 400 Yards from the car and raped her. After the assault. The girl pulled the unconscious Smith youth into the car and drove to the Sumter hounds before tracking the pair to their Home. Sheriff Parnell and his men arrested the Daniels at 5 a. In. Today at their Tenent farm House in sum Ter county about one and a half Miles from the scene of the crime. The Daniels live on Highway 15, the Little used Road where the at tack took place is used by local couples As a Lover s sheriff Thomas said the Young couple also were robbed of in Cash and some valuables. He said the loot was recovered in the Daniels Home. The girl s Wristwatch was broken while she fought off her assailants pinpointing the time Al p. M. Yesterday. The Lee county sheriff said the Daniels readily admitted the crime. They were taken to the Lee Bounty jail Here in Handcuffs. Sheriff Thomas would not say whether or not he would take the pair to Columbia for Safe keeping feelings Are reportedly running some seven Miles South of Bishop-1 High Here. Ville near the line of Sumter and assisting in the Hunt for the two Lee counties. I was Dick Mckinnon of the stale Lee county officers report Law enforcement division. Irish raid armory in England Nab 3 beading England aug. 13 Lei a heavily Anui d band irom asked by the magistrate if they the attack was carried out with had anything to say the men Shook commando style Speed and pre the outlawed Irish Republican their Heads. They were taken away vision. The War office gave this army executed a daring raid to and locked up in guarded cells. Description of the raid Day on a military arms depot Only 40 Miles from the heart of London. It escaped with More than 100 capture of the truck did not account for All the Stolon Ammu now Hurricane Diane menaces Carolina coast Miami pin., Auk. 13 a Hurricane Diane whirling 115-mile winds around the Center turned to an almost due West course tonight and advanced to within 960 Miles of the Mainland. The storm s position at 11 . Est was actually slightly South and some 65 Miles further West of its location six hours earlier but weathermen said it generally was on a West to West Northwest course. It was located 960 Miles East of Vero Beach fla., and travelling 10 Miles an hour. 7t is expected to stay on its present course for the next 12 hours. Hurricane winds extend outward 100 Miles in the northeastern Semi Circle and 50 Miles to the South West. Gales extend 300 Miles to the North and East and 150 Miles Southwest. The lop sided storm fourth of the year gave the rain Sodden windblown Middle Atlantic states another Hurricane to watch. They were raked by Connie earlier this week. Florida and Georgia and Proba Bly South Carolina appeared to be in the Clear but forecasters acre watching the storm closely or its possible effect North of there. By Midnight tomorrow they believed Diane would give More positive indication of what she will do. By that time the Center should be near or West of Bermuda Brit in owned vacation Isle about 700 Miles off the South Carolina coast. The Young Hurricane claimed her first victim today at Hamilton Ber Nuda. Airs. John Baslin of Ber Nuda was swept out to sea by a wave while surf bathing with ice husband. The drowning occurred at Coral Beach where Waves 10 feet High vere whipped up by Diane s Dis Urbance. Many persons were on lie Beach but mrs. Bastin was lie Only fatality reported up to to Light. Highest winds Are estimated at 115 Miles an hour Over a Small area near the Center and gales extend outward 300 Miles in the North and East and 150 Miles to the Southwest. Hurricane Force winds held in rape of new York girl and beating of her Date Are two Bro tiers Clay Daniels left and Junior seen manacled after their arrest Early yesterday morning. Photo by King Printer 96, will get higher social Security Louisville ky., aug. 13 Calendar quarters since june Charles f. Breckel Loo old to draw explained Hugh menary or. Social Security benefits when the Law became effective is now Eligi ble for increased payments. And 96-year-old Breckel also is getting an additional in Back Breckel has worked almost continuously since his nth year. To Day he is president of a Job print ing shop operated by his three on. Since he draws a regular salary As president Breckel said he has no need for the extra Money and is undecided As to How he will use he has been collecting social Security payments since september but these will be increased from a month to a month under Amend mls to the Law. This is possible because he had of Miles on hour or higher Are worked at higher wages in six in a band 150 Miles in diameter around the Center. The movement Inland of another storm Connie opened up a path which paused Diane to swing away from her previous northward movement. Connie is spilling tier Energy in the form of rain instead of High and is breaking up fast said cordon Dunn chief forecaster in he storm warning Center Here. The outer circulation areas of he two storms collided yester Lay said Dunn causing the Peculiar behaviour known As the Fuji wharf effect first defined by a japanese meteorologist by that lame. The Fiji wharf effect causes two storms to tend to revolve around District manager of the Louisville social Security office. Al nary said the additional represents retroactive payments. Informing Breckel of the Good news Mcnary noted that Tomor Row is the 20th anniversary of Sage of the original social Security Law. At that time i Reckel was 7g-years-old and nol eligible. The Law has been changed. You heal pm out of 20 years and Are still going me nary chuckled congratulating Breckel on his new Breckel works six Days a week putting in an 8-hour Day. Keeping the company books and doing some i occasional Type setting. J How duos lie feel about his Many years on the Job Well if i did t like it pretty Well. I would t be replied the native of Hunter . Estimate damage Over million 11ukk1cank Roundup i age lab Washington aug. Is a president Eisen Hower today declared the coastal Region of North car Olina hit by Hurricane Connie to be a major disaster area eligible for Federal assistance. The while House announced the president signed the authorization at Iii Gettysburg pa., farm where in1 is spending the week end. His action followed a telegraphic re quest from gov. Hodges of North Carolina. The president s authorization Al to includes some Inland areas which suffered storm damage. He directed Federal civil de sense administrator Val Peterson o make available such funds us ire necessary without naming my specific sum. Gov. Hodges Mil asked for million dollars o supplement funds being spent slate and local authorities for pair of utilities highways and other facilities. The president advised Hodges that civil defense authorities will cooperate immediately in Restora Tion of services. He said the hard ships and suffering caused the peo ple of your slate by the Hurricane Are of deep concern to in Raleigh officials have said a preliminary estimate indicated storm damage totalled More than million dollars. Unofficial Esti males ran As High As 10 million dollars. The disaster area Lable will Al Low the state to apply for Federal Relief funds to cover Public prop erty losses. However Hodges said totals will go higher with More Complete surveys. In new 3ern, City manager Craig l. Barnhardt estimated damage i Here would total two Mil lion dollars. Most of this was Long the Neuse and Trent River waterfronts whore Walers Rose in ice storm swollen tides. North Carolina was the state hardest hit by Connie As Well not fall s Hurricane Hazel Hodges judge Thomas ii. Goodman of Atlanta regional civil defense i said wholly unconfirmed my preliminary estimates for the area from Wilmington southward laced damage at for Rivale property and for Niblic property. Preliminary estimates from car erect county where Morehead City Atlantic Beach Are located placed damage at maj. W. R. Bloxton assistant to adj. Gen. John Hall Manning re or cd that All National guard rooms will be released from duty Oday except for a Small number

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