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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - June 27, 1976, Florence, South CarolinaGood morning it s sunday june 27, 1976 ours3rd year no. 179 Florence. S. C. Daily 15l sunday 35 Viking detects weather Pasadena Calif. Aim scientists were elated saturday Over the first Martian weather report a wind velocity Reading from Viking 1 thai May help in the Tricky process of selecting a Landing site amid the craters and Ouier Han Iris on the lied planet s surface. The orbiting Craft s most re a Cal pictures taken on i Sonce a Day orbit showed what scientists called a Gingerbread Inan formation a Cloud of ice crystals pushed along above inc planet by Martian winds. By comparing the position of the Cloud in photographs taken in pc minutes apart the land ing silo to com hero at Jet propulsion Laboratory figured the approximate Speed of the is. "11 is moving at approximately 10 meters per second 167 Miles per said the chief if the Landing site team. Or. Harold Masursky. In Isth fir measurement Tif the move ment of an air mass and is an a Purl Tia one of five Battle of Cowpens is one of five paintings by american revolution. Morgan s plan of Battle which is still studied by Robert w. Wilson of Woodruff now on display at the governor s military tacticians utilized the shortcomings of his raw militia to de mansion painting shows Gen. Daniel Morgan leading feat the British. A the american troops to Victory in one of the decisive Battles of the lebanese christians launch fresh assault malagasy seizes Oil holdings tananarive malagasy a malagasy Republic has announced nationalization of All Oil firms on its soil including holdings of Esso , Cal Tex and Agio. The announcement put their value Al about. Million. _ i Economy minister Justin Lla Fivos i said Friday a govern ment firm will Lake Over the operations of the nationalized companies and that a commit tee will he set up to study possible indemnities. The takeover marked the National Day. Of this Island nation Indian Ocean off South Eastern Africa. President Ford has High Hopes for Summit sax Juan. I a. Api Ford said saturday he Hopes the seven nation economic Summit conference opening Here sunday will give a new impetus to the growth of our worldwide Economy and improve International cooperation Ford also warned against outside intervention in he of puerto Citico following a promise1 of demonstrations by e groups. Aides said he was clearly referring to Cuba Alth nigh he did not name it. Fords Iid interference in the freely determined relations hut n i the United slates and puerto Hoo will to an unfriendly act which will be resisted by appropriate Ford read his St Alcmene being welcomed by an Honor 21 gun Salute and the playing of anthems a t san Juan International Airport. He was the first Summit participant to arrive. Others attending the two Day Summit will he the leaders of Britain Japan. Italy. West Germany. France and Canada. Japanese i rime minister Takeo Miki and italian Premier Aldo morn were the arrivals. They were taken by Heli Ropier from the Airport to a temporary Landing pad on the ninth Fairway of the course at the Dorado Flea h hotel com plex. 17 Miles South of san Juan Lor the conference. Greeting them were Ford and Secretary Wil Liam Simon. Secretary of stale Henry a. aboard the in overrun in t Jet that few him directly to san Juan from Lon Don. He had with British officials following a mid week meeting in West Germany with South african prime1 minister John Vorster. After the helicopter flight to the Dorado reach Complex he told reporters the Summit delegations will review the inter . Wilh particular emphasis on the Economy. The Rrt Lish and West German delegations were in route. President Valery discard d a Slang of France and Capri Ilian prime minister Pierre Elgholl Trudeau were expected sunday morning . After i he islands few Independence groups promised White House officials decided to transport reporters from san Juan to the meeting Sile by helicopter rather than bus. As earlier planned. Ford also flew to Dorado Heath he helicopter. Shad been planned while House press Secretary Kon Ness in said. Nothing is anticipated beyond peaceful Ford s lop economic adviser. Alan Greenspan sold Xoai Lebanon if Cal wig. Christians launched fresh assaults saturday afternoon against refugee carries in the ingest Battle of the. Civil War and lighting continued with unprecedented Beirut Eti Idio reported. The five Day Battle Over Hie it fug a Camps on the Southeastern fringe of Uci rut has left the Hillside zone Liu Rcd with decomposing bodies moslem controlled Beirut Honl Mosaid palestinian guerrillas and Musi Chi leftists trying to relieve pressure on the Camps attacked Christian positions in the mountains eight Miles cast of hair us and there were artillery mortar and machine Gnu duels it reported that libyan Premier Abdul Salern jail Ovid met with leftist loaders and was making other contacts to try and arrange a now cease fire. An overnight missile Duel set dozens of apartment buildings fire elsewhere in the City. A rightist radio report said casualties arc High and the palestinian refugee Camps of Tal a avatar red Jiser i Rasha were under a thick pall of Hurtik smoke fron raging fires a leftist radio report Sain Al least 50 to Brillian fighters were killed and 135 wounded in a morning attack on the Camps where about 2-i.ooo Pale Ilin ians live surrounded by Claristin controlled territory trails of fire across the sky from the Selling contrasted with Beirut s near total blackout. The City has been without electricity water telephones or Telegraph communications for three of jays. Radio reports monitored in Nicosia. Cyprus old of an acute shortage of bread -1 in Beirut and reported urgent appeals from Xith sides for outside Arab intervention lond the bloodshed. The tragedy stems from the fact there is no Force canape of enforcing an declared Pierre tie Mayel of the rightist phalanges party which Fields the largest Christian Force. The commander of be breakaway moslem lebanese Arab army called in the new Arab peace Force to Slop the attacks on the Camps. The guerrillas said they repulsed an attack by an estimated 6.000 Christian militiamen and in tanks and armoured cars Irving to overrun the palestinian vamps. A spokesman said the assault lasting n hours involved some of the ugliest hand to hand combat of the Long War. Which has taken lives by Conser alive estimates. The spokesman said bodies of guerrillas and High swingers Lay see by Side in slopes of both Hilltop which control Beirut s Eastern approaches to the Christian heartland. Warring sides estimated at Casl 600 combatants and civilians had been killed so far in the refugee Camp Batlle. Christians said they opened an artillery bar rage sell ing the stage for a new offensive. Capture of the Camps proved harder than admitted a spokesman for Camilla Chamoun s National Liberal parly Ilienia. The guerrillas turned both areas into f o res Complete w Ith a n underground Luniel. Communication system and weapons and the spokes Man added. We Are still determined to Lake them to ensure Safe communications routes in Lebanon s Christian sri 1-Kbanun. Page Ida Tennis unknown upsets Arthur Ashe unseeded Vitas Gerulaitis up sets defending men s singles Champion Arthur Ashe Al Don. Page 1d. Off South Carolina legislature did things in a Day it had t been Able to do in months. Page 2a. V do members of Congress just g think they re sexier Page 5c. Index arts 8c building 10c business classified deaths editorials Horoscope sports Heaters women scramble continues for gop delegates 6a 50 2a 5j 4a s 4c i 10 Ujj by 1bs weather Chance of thundershowers. Highs f upper 60s. Lows upper 60s. Details Page 3a. S b Liy the associated a Russ Len Valci Reagan campaigned in saturday in Montana and Idaho or More Republican convention delegates while presi Dent Ford moved Over the 1. Mark with support from Minnesota a publicans. Hen Gan picked up All four Idaho delegates chosen Satur Day and was expected to do Ell in Montana and new Mexico where a Lota of 41 delegates were being selected ibis week end. Ford has a local of 1.001 Dele gales according Lothe associated press tally. That s 129 of the number needed to win the gop presidential Nomi nation with Only 139 delegates yet to be chosen. Reagan has 933 delegates and there Are 184 uncommitted delegates. Ford had Pas cd the 1.000 Mark a week ago. But his total dropped below the 1.000 when some delegates previously cred among his supporters de c 1.1 r e d themselves uncommitted. In Montana. A Here hitter Dis Putes have developed Between Ford and Reagan factions Over How they would Divide the Dele gation 20 delegates were at stake. See , Page Ida creature from the ? it s not the creature from the and it s not the Loch Ness monster either. It s a charming lady mrs. Mary Ellen Eckhoff learning All about scuba diving Al the Myca. Morning news photographer Johnny Ellis caught the distortions caused by Ripples in the water As mrs. Eckhoff made like a fish. See Story other Pic Tures Page 11b. Italy shaken Udink. Italy Al a Strong Earth tremor Shook Italy s earthquake ravaged Northeast saturday. But no casualties or damage were reported. The earthquake Relief Center in Udine said the quake had ils epicentre in the devastated towns of Trasa Ghis and be Mona. Demo leaders reassured by Jimmy Carter but. Internecine strife rending gop Wasion Cito Al some Republican National Commil Tec members say privately they arc discouraged and worried about the Impact on the party of a Down to the wire fight for the got presidential nomination. Ten of the 150 committee Mem Bers who ended a three Day meeting saturday said in interviews they and other members Are concerned Aboul the so climes Bilter fight Between president Ford and Ronald Reagan and the Early elimination of challengers to Democrat Jimmy Carter. Some of that bitterness was evidenced saturday by Reagan s criticism of late changes in rules governing the selection of delegates at slate party conventions such a change Cost him five delegates in Minnesota i have found to my Surprise in virtually every convention that i have visited so far. Hal there have been desperate attempts to change the rules and usually to my Distad the former California governor told the Montana la publican can Verlion that car mainly has t increased my spirit of hcs ides the Ford Reagan rivalry and Carter s domination concern also was expressed Al the National Commilles meeting about the Par by s finances and recent Public opinion polls. Some of the members who did not wish to be identified said the party s Best Chance in november is for Leagan to agree to run As Ford s vice presidential running male. Most inc members arc firm sup porters of Ford for the presidential Nomi lion. Reagan has said in recent weeks he would be unwilling to run on a ticket with Ford. And a new York Commilles member who supports Ford said he would fight to Reagan off the ticket. Sec Page 16m Plains a. Al i Carter Exten ded the hand of Friendship to the democratic Power Structure in washing Lon last week after running a primary Campaign splashed Wilh anti Washington color. Hut if Carter s record As governor of Georgia is any indication the expressions of Fellowship that came irom Congress May not last Long if Carter becomes president. Carter virtually assured of the democratic presidential nomination met with House and Senate leaders thursday lie won the news analysis unanimous endorsement of the Senate democratic caucus on a motion by sen Hubert ii. Humphrey a Minn who had wanted the nomination himself. House speaker Carl Abler predicted a democratic Victory in the fall that would sur pass Lyndon b. Johnson s 51 per cent to 39 per cell margin in 1961 Over sen. Barry Gold Wallrof Carter Lold congressional leaders that he will be accessible to them. That he needs heir Jid vice Nyrl cooperation Between Congress and presi Lenl can restore Public Confidence in government. Hut he also Lold them he intends to he an aggressive and very determined president and Hal phrase could be the lip off to How Carter s relations Wilh Congress could proceed. As governor of Georgia in 1971-197-1. Carter proved a s i o n a willed governor who fought with the legislature Over administration proposals although he started Oul talking peace. Al the outset of his term he told leaders of the overwhelmingly democratic legislature that he wanted to work through them to accomplish his goals and while still Gocr . Carter was Al peace with Lester Maddox. The Man he succeeded As governor. Maddox barred by slate Law from second consecutive Lerm. Was elected lieutenant governor. This gave him control Over the state Senate and he soon became a major foe of Carter proposals Irrl Artur. 1 age ii

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