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Gastonia Gazette (Newspaper) - January 8, 1967, Gastonia, North Carolina Weather mostly Cloudy with occasional rain in Eastern part of slalom sunday. Colder today with High ranging from 40 in mountains to 50s along coast. Chance of Snow in mountains. More weather Page 2-a the Gazette the Piedmont s growing newspaper reminder try your Luck with Dollar words Puzzle today. In s Worth and that s a prize that will pay a lot of Christmas Bills or buy your car tags. Work Puzzle on Page 4-c. Published seven Day a week sunday edition , n. A sunday morning january 8, 1967 Price single 10e is. Kennedy went because Johnson in trouble5 Dallas is a dangerous go there re hts Lylw Sut i _. 68 sections find us puzzled furious curious let focus know. Call focus at 864-9909 or 864-9900 or write focus the Gazette. If your question has Reader interest and can be answered Well answer it. Q. Why Don t they serve Peanut butter and Jelly sandwiches at restaurants a the Holiday inn in Pul tills hem on their children s menu this past monday. As of Friday they had not sold a one according to Cecil Jones dining room manager. The three other restaurants contacted said they do not have enough requests to warrant putting his item on the menu. Q. How much Revenue does the municipal Airport take in is it self sufficient How is the Airport manager selected How Many paved feet of runway does it have . A. This and other Airport questions received by focus have been incorporated into a feature article which appears today on Page 4a of the Gazette. Q. What has happened to kale Smith . A. She has resumed her career and is currently doing guest appearances on to variety slums. She is even considering a role on the Man from Belt s Dixie Village q. Now hat Dixie Village has a new exit Why Don t they ban parking in front of Mathews Belk store . A. There Are no parking signs there and yellow hues Are being painted in the area. Officials of the shopping Center fed that the Public will be cooperative and that no further action will be necessary to keep his area open. Q. Where can a non Catholic Purchase or obtain a Catholic Bible or prayer Book . A. Go by the office at either St. Michael s Church or Belmont Abbey. They will lie Happy to help you. Q. Is it possible for the negroes to get Highland High school Back next year and if not Why . A. No. The integration plan submitted by the City school Board which stipulated Highland students attending Ash icy accepted Liy lie National health education and welfare department and Cannett he changed. Q. Is it possible for a woman to Piave her husband drafted into the army and if so under what circumstances . A. No. Q. What lineman intercepted the most passes and recovered tile most fumbles in the Little seven conference and who the leading scorer of the linemen . A. The Gazette did not keep records on passes intercepted or recovered fumbles but he leading scorer among the Bessemer City s Jody Long Ecith 43 Points. Q. Why did they put a 14-year-old Hoy s name in the paper or arson i thought this against the Law. . A. It is lint against the Law. However the Gazelle generally does not run the names of juveniles unless crimes result in court dial. However we do make exceptions when the seriousness of the crime in the judgment of the editor warrants publication of the name. In this instance the editor deemed the charge of arson and the foregoing events that led up to it As being grounds publication of the boy s name. Q. Why is the american Flag on the judge s left hand Side in civil court a the Gaston county courthouse has two court rooms and at the time the question asked Llie hag on the right in one court room and on the left in county manager Duke England checked the Flag manual distributed by the american legion Wolrich said the hag should be placed to the right. By Tho Lime this question appears in print. England said inc flags in both court rooms would be placed q. Where can i find a Young St. Bernard and what would Bolha Cost . A. Most sports magazines such at Field and Stream Felsl Ilise kennels in their classified Section. Numerous kennels Are listed daily in the new York times which is available at the Gassoit county Public Library. The Cost would be plus transportation. Refocus focus slated in last wednesday s paper hat. B bicycle rider should rile on the right Side of the Roar. I m sure tills information came from the police or Smo other nil homily hut i disagree. There Aro no Laws to this effect to my knowledge and besides that it goes contrary to common sense. A bicycle rider is just As vulnerable to traffic As is a pc Clos Tylnn and a pedestrian walks facing traffic nol with his Hack to it. In fuel Here is More for n Bike rider to ride facing traffic Tenn for a a Cion walking Sineo a Bike rider has less control Over hit movement than does a Puii Cserjan. , by mor1n new York a presi Dent John f. Kennedy trying to Palch up what he considered a Pelly dispute Between Texas politicians when he met his Deal ii in Dallas William Manchester reports in his Buok the death of a president itself a subject of dispute. The feud indirectly involved vice president Lyndon b. John Ion Manchester asserts. Describing Kennedy s feelings about the three Day tour of Tex As in november 1963, Man Chester writes the Prospect unappetizing and vexing to the chief executive. It appeared to him that Johnson ought to be Able to re solve ibis Petty dispute himself the trip seemed to be an impose Manchester also writes that five highly placed democrats advised Kennedy some in strongly worded warnings not to go to Dallas on inc Lour. The atmosphere in Dallas had be come highly charged with inflammatory statements against Kennedy the Book asserts. Manchester quotes one of the five sen. J. W. Fulbright of a Kansas As saying to Kennedy Dallas is a very dangerous place. I would t go there. Don t you the others who urged Kennedy to bypass Dallas the Hook says were sen. Hubert h. Humphrey of Minnesota House whip Hale Boggs of Louisiana ambassador Adlai e. Stevenson and Texas National committee Man Byron Skelton. Look Magazine is serializing the death of a president and these reports appear in the first of four instalments totalling 000 words. The Magazine is scheduled to reach news stands a next tuesday morning. Mrs. John f. Kennedy withdrew her objections to publication by Afler editors made some revisions. She has not however authorized the Pas sages that appear in the Maga Zine. A spokesman for Gardner Cowles editorial chairman quoted him As saying the Revi Sions involved Only words and in no Way affected the hos logical accuracy or Complete Ness of he the first instalment reports thai an altercation of some kind flared Between Kennedy and Johnson in san Antonio look place in a hotel room adjoining mrs. Kennedy s and she heard raised Man Chester writes. He Johnson did not define the nature of the the Book says. Precisely what said is unknown. Johnson controlled his celebrated temper in his chief s presence hut in the words of one Man on duty he left thai suite like a pistol another described Johnsos expression As Furi mrs. Kennedy the report of inc episode continues remarked that the vice president sounded mad and she asked her Hus band what the discussion had been about. That s just Man Chesler says Kennedy replied but he s in in that period november js03, the Book describes Johnson As a political it says he had heard the groundless hut persistent rumours that Kennedy might drop him from the ticket in the presidential election of 1864. As evidence of Johnson s alleged Unimportance in washing ton Manchester says that when the vice president wanted to use an air plane he had Lii apply to Brig. Gen. Godfrey Mchugh Kennedy s air Force aide. And to a Man of his extreme sensitivity the request mrs. Johnson the Book As sorts had never seen the inside of the famous presidential air plane air Force one which equipped with an unusual commune aliens system. In Washington saturday the White House declined any comment in the look install ment. Senate democratic Leader Mike Mansfield said Johnson has conducted himself with dignity and decorum Wilh re Spect to assertions made re Garding the Texas and its aftermath. As time goes on there will be a lot of stories some True and some not reflecting on that tragic Mansfield said. I think we will have to leave it to history to form its own judg ment in the Wake of charges innuendo and implications presi Dent Johnson has conducted himself with dignity and Deco rum. He is willing to let history be the final judge of his behaviour in Dallas and throughout his tenure As highly conflicting versions have circulated about he events at love Field Dallas Afler the assassination nov. 22, 1963, and on the flight Back to washing ton. They probably reflect the loyalties of the members of Kennedy s and Johnson s Par ties under great emotional stress. Manchester s Boole shorts that much of his information came from admirers of the assassinated president. It therefore is subject to their memories of the tragedy in Dallas and immediately before. On this Point William Alt Wood editor in chief of tha Cowles publication said obviously people s emotions Are a part of history. If you leave peo ple s emotions dul of what said then you Don t have a com plete Atlwood made the statement to radio station Wick Bridge port conn., adding i Lisuk ibis Manchester s Book is the most Complete and objective record that i know the Book brings to Light a tragic fact that Kennedy s motorcade in Dallas might never have passed the Texas Book depository building where Lee Harvey Oswald had positioned himself. Three Sites originally were considered for the luncheon to be Given in Kennedy s Honor in Dallas the woman s building Market Hall and the trails Mart. Each presented problems of Security for the Dallas police and the secret service. Eventually lie Trade Mart chosen. And the route Fol Lowed by Kennedy s Mol Orcada took him past the Book depository building where Oswald worked. The motorcade Roule had been published. The thought that Kennedy would be killed in Dallas beyond anyone s dream but Many feared he might be embarrassed Manchester writes. Look Here trouble is nothing new to King Hussein of Jordan. He has foiled plots on his life a half dozen times and even today his brother arabs Are plotting his downfall. But this Cool Moder ate descendant of Mohammed says i fear Only Page 5a. Harro Zimmer sits on a pile of rubble in Berlin and listens for russian space secrets. He hears quite a lot Loo at the Wilhelm Forster Observatory and passes it on o lie United Stales sometimes lie hears so Viet Sal Elliles when they re still on the pad. Page 6a. One of the Unsung heroes ii the average Church is he choir director who meets some 52 times a year Wilh choir Mcmyers whose voices Are untrained usually to coach and coax More probably them into preparing anthems for presentable performances hopefully on sunday mornings. See Elsie Hamil ton s Story on Page id. Joe Mccaulou is spending Money to save Money. The Gas Ion welfare superintendent hired eight additional Case workers last year. It put an extra Drain on his payroll but reduced the number of cases. Lyle Edwards tells the Story on Page 4d. And Oiler features can he found on i desc pages King Hussein Astro Busl of Abby no Book reviews weekender business in los Job classified .7-ob crossword Puzzle. Dell ii Woi ils. 40 us Llorins. 2-30 meet your neighbors. 60 men s movies 5d, weekender museum news 4d Piedmont personality science for you.7a sports. 1-3b Slock Market 4-5b to weekender a Mim s news Seel. C youth Pago. 5d the Dallas mood nose Manchester wrote however that political considerations were Paramount in the Choice of the Trade Mart. And so with the Trade Mart As the objective of Kennedy s motorcade his automobile passed in front of the Book depository building. The Warren report says the shots which killed presi Dent Kennedy and wounded gov. John a Connaly were fired from the sixth floor win Dow of the Southeast Corner of the Texas school Book Deposit the commission found that Oswald acting alone fired the shots. Aslo Oswald s motives the Warren report and Manchester s Book disagree. The Warren report filed his commitment to marxism and found Oswald perpetually discontented with the world around him without meaningful relationships with other and seeking a place in Manchester concludes that Oswald beset by in almost psychotic jealousy of Kennedy. Kennedy cheered Oswald ignored. Kennedy be loved Oswald despised. Kennedy a hero. Oswald a Manchester wrote. He wrote it seems equally Clear that Oswald s reasoning went into an eclipse shortly be fore 9 o clock the night before the assassination. Oswald had been estranged from his russian wife Marina but returned to her. The Book asserts that Marina had found another Home with a Friend no longer needed her husband and could manage without him. That the breaking Manchester asserted. He had nothing left not even the Book relates in great de Tail the dispute that brought Kennedy to Texas. The principals were sen. Ralph w. Yarborough de scribed by Manchester As the. Hero of the Liberal Texas craps and Connaly a conserva Tive. Manchester says Yar Borough regarded Johnson As a co conspirator of Connaly. See Oswald p-2a they tried to prevent the death of a president Manchester reports in his Book the death of a being serialized in look Magazine that five prominent democrats urged presi Dent Kennedy not to go o Dallas in november 19g3. From left senators Hubert Humphrey of Minnesota and j. William Fulbright of Arkansas Texas demo cratic chairman Byron Skelton rep. Hale Boggs of Louisiana and u. N. Ambassador Adial Stevenson

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