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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - October 10, 1973, Florence, South CarolinaGood morning it s wednesday october our5qth year 283 Florence s. C. Daily 10c, sunday is . Analysts pick Israel but expect costly War a i Mitsi _ . Military analysts believe he. 1s Snolis can push a Gyp Ian syrian forces Mil of the Sinai Peninsula and the Iolan Heights area hut at a void considerable defense department Ami other is. Envoi ii Mon analysts arc Rel saying Uio Lido Lias turned Ini the israelis As some israeli neutrals claimed Mon Day. The israelis Are proceeding about As exacted. Init they Are behind one official said. The arabs Are doing bet Ler this Lime limn they i ave in the key to Swift israeli Victory in the War was its Mas Tery of lie air gained in a sur prise preemptive strike catch ing much of he Arab air Force on hip ground. This air Domi permitted and Armor assaults Hiil decimated egyptian Lank and infantry units. But this time . Sources said lie israeli air Force has Hail serious trying to Knock Mil soviet built surface to air missiles missing during the six Day War in both the key plan and syrian i roots. Until these missiles Are Neu israeli Wai Planos can not Range i eely against Gyp Lian and syrian armier and in Fantry formal ions. Sources said that Al jul of he approximately 40 israeli warplanes monday nigh Ell to sir fact in air mis Siles principally the lethal Sag. To Deal with Low flying air planes. The key plans Anil syrians Are reported to have lost Ali us news analysis warplanes. Some on the ground when Israel attacked five key plan airfields and some syrian i ields. If Hie reports arc accurate each Side would have lost Mure than ii per cent of its air strik ing Power. According to intelligence assessments reaching washing Ion the key plans have Ira cd the Sinai along an irregular front ranging from five to about if Miles East of the canal Short a. Chapter of the United jew ish Appeal said. Wit Tun the next few Days we Hope to reach Insl of Hie jewish families in the area and to raise1 at least Diane Leonig of suburban be Thesda. My. Said she had telephoned about we washing Ion area residents since the outbreak if the War. Kids Are bringing in their Piggy Banks olt Erly people on social secur Ity apologize they can Only Send is but Over is she said. The aral informal Ion Center which represents 17 member countries of the league of Arab Stales said in has received a number of offers of medical Anil other Linda Ilanan assistance for casualties. Helen Olaje. Secretary no the Jna Lional association of Arab a Noriea is. Said the arabs never asked Lor am tiling inn a Lair shake. Israel s no inter ested in peace slip Sonly inter ested in the action committee on a r a Bainer Ioan . Which coordinates of aral groups in the United states continued its Lollor Uril ing Campaign urging a Cul Oll of All m Iti Israel. Or. .m.t. Mehdi see Relar general of the group said a demonstration was planned for thursday Al Mission in i Fie United nations to protest american support i of Israel. Arab american Dei Honsl raters marched monday night in la nil no the Arab information Agency in Chicago. They ear Ned signs Reading. And zionist Tenor and let my people Arab supporters elsewhere in the United Stales Del ended the act inns of pkg vat and Syria. Tins cannot be called an act of arcs Sunn on their said vermin Ker Worda. A professor no political science Al Kon Spolaor 1 Oil ethnic in a Lille of Troy. . And a Slu Dent of Middle Kasl Al fail s. A Gyp is trying to reclaim its territory which Israel Nii Laulu by occupied for six Veat he said. . an editorial gunning for Chete the word that reaches us from inside City Hall is that the vote is two to two on the question of Call ing for the resignation of chief of police Art Chete with a fifth vote wavering. Mayor Cooper Tedder and coun Cilman Madison Rainwater Are known to oppose the move. Councilmen a. P. Skinner and Herbert Ham Are reported to he supporting it. Councilman Simons Chase is said to he under heavy pressure from both sides and holds the decisive vote. Next tuesday one year ago chief Chete became Tjie City s chief Law enforcement officer. He came bring ing the professional qualifications and experience needed to upgrade and professionalize the Florence police department. To also came under difficult circumstances. While the Council gave the appearance of unanimity in its Choice it was not a unanimity of conviction. There were pressures upon Council to choose a chief from within the department. The Choice of Chete did not meet with favor among those who preferred promotion from within. The known always appears safer than the unknown. But Council at least the majority acted out of a belief that Florence had reached the stage of growth and that Law enforcement requirements had become so de manding and its methods so sophisticated hat the interests of the City would be Best served by bringing to the head of the department a Man of professional training and experience. Chief Chete accepted the Chal Lenge. He did not come As a glad hander. Neither his personality nor his training permitted him to make associations that would commit him to favors for either the privileged few or the unprivileged Many. He came with ideas about How a Strong slice department should be or and operated. He brought commitment to in Law enforcement. To also brought strength of character and the Cour age of conviction. He has had difficulty within the department among those who re Sist change. He has had problems of political interference from those wishing special favors and special immunities from the Law. He has made some unhappy by his concerted drive against prostitution the numbers Racket gambling and traffic in drugs. We hear reports that opposition by county Law enforcement officers is making his Stork difficult. A prevalent report is that at a meeting of City Council his morn ing an attempt will be made either to fire him or Force his Resigna Tion with councilman Chase hold ing the deciding vote. We cannot verify the certainly of this intention but. There is enough substance to the report that we believe the Public should be alerted. We believe it time for the Public to inform City Council what Type of Law enforcement it wants and whether the voice of a minority is to he the overriding Factor in determining what direction it will take. The Issue is far greater than chief Chete himself. H concerns what image Florence wishes to por tray As a self res peeling Community. A talk with knowledgeable persons will speak of racketeers at work and of Protection by pay offs. Whether this is True w e can not verify but when we hear it from reliable sources we cannot dismiss it without concern. Nor can we remain undisturbed by the politics that scums to be entangling chief Chete before the end of his first year on the Job. The least reasonable expectation is that Council would await any action until full study has been made of the chief s written report on the substantial Progress since he assumed the Job last october i. Only then will they be Able to assess the Mailer with any degree of Obj Chivily. J Hughes rumoured big gop contributor reds stay alive Oakland a s move ahead Cincinnati reds on a twelfth inning Homer win right to final play off with mets Loday. Page 1c. More than 400 pee Dee elderly persons attend senior citizens Day Al the Eastern Carolina fair g Page 3a. J rumours of possible fuel rationing come out of Washington As president meets with advisory committee. Page 4c. Index comics 7c deaths 2a doctor editorials markets sports state area 1b women 6a 3b 4a 4b 1c weather partly Cloudy and warm. Highs s mid 80s, lows Low 60s, details Page 2-a. Of Washington a the Senate watergate Conini Nilace is investigating a secret Conlis Hilion i Iii billionaire Howard Hughes in 1 Rosier no Nixon s Friend Charles "helx1" comr Mattce source s Saith . The sources said has confirmed receiving the Money in two Cash instalments around 11170. And claims to have resumed it to Hughes last Spring. The panel s investigators had scheduled the slav to interview Chewer Davis a Hughes in whom he resumed the Cash the sources said. Hut Davis cancelled the interview and is scheduled to lie questioned in private wednesday. Sen. p. Wicker jr., a Conn sail tuesday i Public testimony from and from Hughes himself. The matter has come up in commit told new Smen. Weicker would give mulch ails except to say that Hughes and urn named in connect inn Uilah he panel s investigation of Campaign lances. The panel s invest i Galars Are Irving to find whether the Money was linked loan Aioli Trust ruling that allowed Hughes to expand his i As vegas hotel holdings the sources said and several flu Glies associates see earlier Story Page 8a______ already have Imti by the committee s staff investigators the sources said confirmed gelling the hit hard Daneri. Usu of Hughes Las vegas hotels among those interviewed by the Scalf was Hubert a. Mahen a former Hughes Lilii Lenail. His is limn in a already has been made Pui inc. In it. Marco said had Hereu by in receive the sigh Maxi in was intended As a Campaign Conr Nhul no committee sources investigators Aie trying to Trace the Innaco. Bank records have been Mininn Fiat d in tuesday s Public hearings. The com Mill o heard former Nixon Campaign spy John Hack key testify that be Phr graphed mix leads no intercepted from the pies denial Campaign Headquarters of sen. Cd minus s Muskie he said he passed the photographs on to Oiler Nixon. Campaign agents. Hack key. Krio Vui in Nixon Campaign operatives Asl Al Jack Saiti such spying is Legal and commonplace in american to heirs kill he was challenged on that by Bot i democrats and Ite publicans on the com Millico Buckley. Tecsi Ihetu in voluntarily until1 a Grant of immunity would Onorr Cal on whal evidence the in Omillee has gathered Ali in tin alleged a former Ili Iglus a aide. Nln in a Mali ii was Given Xvi i ins inputs in and tin Runny t Lioen ice oiled is a Campaign Cottin billion. Although Nhou sail it was intended Assn Cli the oink Neltte s chief counsel. Samuel i ish. Relic cd Loi comment Uri Iho sen. Howard ii . In Tiiu. Reli ised Rosa whether Hughes and might he called Asil Nesses the Washington Post has reported that in was acini named by a that then Ien John Mil Chell Justice detail men Anli Rusl position and Al Low Lunghi s to add another Hilel Casino the dunes to ins vegas. hold Ings

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