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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - September 28, 1970, Florence, South CarolinaOur 47th year no. 271 the Only daily paper published in Eastern South Carolina Florence s. C., monday morning september 28, 1970 Oaits it sunday Nixon begins visit to Taly Viet Cong pirates Clinch title scattered guerrillas in National East protests arrival the Pittsburgh pirates sunday clinched the title in the Tough of league East race and division winners now look to playoffs. Page 1-b. The head of the United Auto work ers said sunday it looks like the Auto strike May turn out to be a Long one. Page 2-a. Rev. Carl Mcintire flew to Paris sunday complaining about administration pressures that led to changes in his planned March for Page 8-b. Hit Village Saigon a Viet Cong guerrillas attacked two villages and a District town in a new blow against the South Viet namese government s Pacifica Tion program military spokes men reported sunday. Eight South vietnamese were killed and 33 wounded in the three attacks a spokesman said. No Viet Cong casualties were reported he added. Two of the attacks were five and 15 Miles Southwest of Saigon. The . Command reported few attacks on american forces., but 12 . Troops were killed an.1 five wounded in two Acci dents. Two army helicopter collided 44 Miles Northeast of Saigon killing All night . Crewmen aboard and four american infantrymen from the 4th division died and five were wounded when they accidentally triggered one of their own Clay More mines along the Central coastal Plain. Two other . Helicopters Washington Lapi the were Slit Down by Viet Cong i equal rights amendment runners in widely separated by the House is 7parts of South Vietnam wound ing . The losses a bins further Clell Ved m raised to 7.271 the number 61 j Senate while opponents search american helicopters and fixed for an alternative they Hope would prove acceptable. Index classified 4b comics 7b farm 5a editorials 4a service men sports women Saib 6a weather mostly Cloudy and cooler monday with Chance of rain showers. Monday night and Day mostly Cloudy and Cool. High Low 70s. Low upper 50s. Details Page 2-a. Senate delay equal rights Bill studied Rome a president Nix on arrived in Italy sunday night amid scattered leftist protests and declared it was America s policy to maintain in the Mediterranean a sufficient Force to avoid any War.1 e he would visit the . 6th flee which rein forced during the height of the jordanian civil War last week and said the Mediterranean is the Cradle of Manv civilizations an we Are de Enrina tha shall it. Be the starting place of a great War in future 1 Nixon Mac the remarks at an official in Quinna Palace ail a flying aboard a .. Helicopter from Ciampino. Military Airport to Start is Kurt pan filibuster by leading the is Sam j. I Wing aircraft reported lost to All causes in a decade of fighting in the Indochina War. I the proposed amendment the most damaging Viet Cong had scheduled attack occurred in the centra11 to be brought up in the Senate Highlands near the Region where on tuesday hut majority the Borders of South vietnam.1 Lender Mike Mansfield. D Cambodia and Laos meet. In a delayed report South vietnamese Headquarters said about Viet Cong troops made a predawn assault Satur Day on plei Krong Hamlet 11 Miles Northwest of the Provin Cial capita of Kontani after fir ing 20 rounds of mortar into the Hamlet. The Hamlet was defended by about 100 militiamen and a Peoples self defense Force unit. Headquarters said the attack killed five members of the peo Ples self defense Force and one civilian and wounded four Mill-1 Tiamen and 11 civilians. Enemy losses were not. Known a spokesman added. Early sunday Viet Cong gun ners fired four rounds of rocket propelled grenades into a Mili Tia unit in Ben Luc District town Miles Southwest of Saigon in Long an province. Field reports said two government Soldier were killed and 12 wounded. In another predawn attack. Sunday guerrillas opened fire with rocket propelled grenades and assault rifles on a govern ment office in Tan Tan Village five Miles Southwest of Saigon. P our Peoples self defense Force members one policeman and one civilian were wounded the spokesman said. Police arrest Boston fugitive Grant Junction Colo. A Stanley. Bond one of foil fugitives described by policy As revolutionaries sought in a Sank Holdup and machine gun sliding of a Boston policeman j arrested by the Fri As he related Story Page 8-b attempted to leave Byj Pline sunday the Fri said. Inc enl Jones f13i agent life told newsmen the plane a commercial flight bound for Denver and Chicago was on the runway and was called Back to the terminal. All passengers wre asked to leave the plane and Bond 25, of Cambridge toss., was among the last to g off Jones said. Longs said he and undo usher in Dick Williams grabbed Horn ail pressed him against a Fence bore find could draw a Rovoll v. Mon. Told a Rcitter it will be de Hyed Mansfield reiterated however that he intends to Call it up and said i m going i vote for it just Asil it provides that Equality of rights under the Law shall not be denied abridged by the United states by any state on account of sex 1 so far. Backers of the amendment have scorned All suggestions for any change. Although 81 senators an listed As Over the two thirds majority necessary for approval of a con amendment Mansfield has said he fears it will run into a opponents. The senator right against Al Erv in jul . He Calls it a Blunderbuss approach to prohibiting discrimination against women and contends it would out state labor Laws and other statutes for their Protection. Another prominent opponent is sen. Edward m. Kennedy of Massachi Sclest. The assistant democratic Leader. He says he cannot support it Asil stands. One substitute p Ropo a 1 Vork seen i i being explored by opponents is a Resolution declaring that the equal Protection clause of the 4th amendment provides All the Legal machinery necessary to invalidate state Laws thai discriminate against women in employment and Allied Fields. Such a Resolution would not have the Force of Law. But it would state thai Congress encourages the courts to give this interpretation to the 14th amendment and to use it to strike Down discriminatory i itunes a us ii the Paas formal Crft a Lack s final groups of mind is i i cry out. Of Muf by Side sir Elf armed with and lines i Nev broke a a my Arab chiefs 01 slate signed a ii i ?.r Antonni Arafat meet for Llali and president and mrs. Nixon walk to meeting with italian president in background is giant equestrian Monument in Piazza Del Quirinale in Rome freemen api King ionian guerrilla i Leader Yasir Arafat and eight agreement sunday night ibid by invade in Del to no i lint were off by to White i fore one at . Sl.-t the resident s nine Day to i a i ii. I l Fly t the . on . In to Naples to 1. Tics copy and sri i. Belgrade Jon wednesday. at the ick Sanc 1 Nirina with the f peace a j in an Zehv l to end the jordanian civil War. The pact called for immediate withdrawal fro m Amman of ooh government troops and guerrilla forces and sol up a three Man Arab com Mittee to that the terms were met. While the conditions were being worked out in Cairo a five nation Arab m i 1 i t a y Mission arrived in Amman in an attempt to Slop t h e fighting which continued sporadically in its Lith Day. The jordanian m i i i t a y strongman. Field Ai a s h a 1 Zlabis maj Ali reimposed a curfew on two of Amman s seven Hills. Amman radio claimed guerrillas had fired on government troops in the i i i i Arafat s Al Fatah guerrillas said through their office in Beirut that their men in Amman and Zarqa still were being shelled although they adne Reri to the cease fire agreement and refrained from retaliating 1 Premier Langham of Tunisia Heads the three mar committee provided for in the agreement. The other two members wore to be appointed by Hussein and Arafat. The Cairo agreement appeared to give lady hands committee virtual custody of Jordan s sovereignty until further notice while permitting Hussein to keep his throne. Since it also called for an end to military Rule in Jordan maj Ali s position seemed Uncertain. Principal item in the 14 Point agreement for a speedy withdrawal of jordanian armed forces from Amman to their Normal Bai Racks coupled with a pullout of ail palestinian guerrillas from the capital to Best suited to their that apparently meant to positions facing Israel across the Jordan diver cease fire line. An official e g y p t i a n spokesman said a a f a t Hussein and the eight other signatories Shook h a n d s following the signature of the agreement the plan was drafted and signed in two sessions of Arab leaders during the Day. Follow ing Hussein s arrival from Amman sunday morning. The signatories were the leaders of Egypt. Tunisia. Saudi Arabia. Kuwait. Yemen. Labia. Sudan and Lebanon As Well As Hussein and Arafat. Syria Iraq. Morocco and Algeria did not attend the con Ference not participate in the agreement. A Delegate fro crash kills 7 t s a v n. Falerni i . Fierce islands a tin danish Navy Rescue Center reported sunday seven persons arc dead and one is missing in saturday s crash of an Icela Cliar Fokker Friend ship Airliner a Aal Al it Pla Juteau on the Small Mcky Island if my go in s. West of her .1. Los Angeles area my to thousands of Forest near pm Homes. N new Rall. 1 Ufi other los Angeles a a i that started in Cleveland Canyon it huge fire storm driven by High tonal Forest reached the out stretched from the coast at Jal winds threatened thousands of skirts of la Mesa and Lemon Tweep nj0 Ingels a Camon Homes North of the City Grove about 10 Miles cast i j sunday after cutting a 35-mile i san Diego. Another Finger of the Swath around the populous san i fire approached National k Ina do Valley. And Chula Vista to the South of ii Hildings and l o vehicles were san Diego. Parts of the comma destroyed i an even larger fire rampaged j cities were evacuated. Across Hills in san Diego coun a sweeping 35 Miles to the out i More than acres were skits of several san Diego sub ablaze in the fire that threat urls. Gov. Honald Reagan declared los Angeles Ventura and san Diego counties disaster areas j they were the largest of no morons Brush fires raging out of. Control for the third straight Day in Southern California. By sunday the fires had claimed two lives destroyed several Hundred Homes and burned almost acres of land. Thousands of persons had Fotiu ii Muir i Belfast sees More violence Belfast Northern Ireland Stone throwing mob irid to Batter its Way into a British army command Post sunday As violence Ern Ltd again in the Northern Ireland capital. The 2 Crim mail Post with a v battering ram As 31 rioters were brought into con t on charges arising Funni a ill hour free at last american girls faces reflect their feelings sunday at Nicosia Cyprus after being released by Arab guerrillas who hijacked their Airliner three weeks ago from left Ore Barbara Mensch scars Lac n. Mirian Beeber Brooklyn and Sarah Malka North Bergen j. Story Page 3-a. I he Angeles area fire i while not endangering City Resi dents reached the fringes of Linwood a development will Sirwet brawling in residents near crowded to Panga Canyon. The area evacuated. I in the san Diego county fire 1 i More than in h.000 acres were aflame in san Diego county. The wild winds frequently changed Dir tation Jusi As fire inti Hegan to Knock Down Sec Lions of the fires. Fire lighters were attempting save Pino Valley a town of Illel persons Miles East of san Diego. It s touch and said a fire Iii Lin re. It s in ruins i every Inch As other major fires were Boiu contained by firemen in other Arras ill counties More fires Stirli d and were Quick y spread. The in visually hot. Dry uni it winds that up i Day gust ing to lit mile.,m hour. J thousands of Viii inter and fir Iris re to Lii o lev ret Irdwin i wore pro Pliml from he air

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