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Greenville Delta Democrat Times Newspaper Archives Apr 21 1968, Page 3

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Greenville Delta Democrat Times (Newspaper) - April 21, 1968, Greenville, MississippiN e w s b r i e f s set up Benefit supper tuesday Ilic talks club will hold its regular meeting Al . Tuesday at their Odge m2 n. Poplar. A supper Wil is served at 6 . Proceeds from the supper will be donated to he local cerebral palsy drive mental health Asso. Meets monday the Washington county mental health association will meet at . Monday in the William Alexander Percy memorial Library. A representative of m. U. Virden Iii and associates architects will demonstrate and explain the scale Model of the regional mental health Complex and answer questions on the building. The Public is invited. Mrs. Kellum represents county mrs. James vellum Secretary of the Washington county tuberculosis association served As Ibe county s voting Delegate at the Busi Ness meeting of the Mississippi tuberculosis association at the Ile Idleburg hotel in Jackson this week. The delegates voted to change the name of the association to the Mississippi tuberculosis and respiratory disease Aspeci Alcott. Vip s to visit flood control projects a party of High ranking government officials will visit Greenville tuesday to control measures and activities of the . Corps of engineers reported Newman bolls Chiei Engineer for the Board of Mississippi levee commissioners. Heading the party will be Robert e. Jordan assistant Secretary and chief counsel to the Secretary of the army and Brig. Gen. Charles Noble director of civil works office of the chief of engineers. Ralls Temple Spring concert postponed the Spring concert sponsored by balls Temple Center Parent s study group has been postponed until 4 ., april 28, Center director mrs. Ruby Meeks announced saturday. The concert had been scheduled for today at the Center at 326 Kentucky. Personnel needed for Bolivar head Start Tow association of communities of Bolivar county acc head Start project needs the following individuals nutrition director accounting officer purchasing officer end bookkeeper. Qualifications arc . Or . Degree or the years of experience in a related Field. Anyone interested in these positions May Call Robert Littleton jr., personnel director Telephone 843-5413, or visit Central office Hardley St. Extended Cleveland. Elks club to present pageant May 19 the elks club will present a Beauty and Talent pageant and an Ora trial contest May 19 in the elks auditorium. The winners will be awarded a scholarship to the College of their Choice and go on to compete in a District meeting. The contests arc open to All High school seniors in Greenville and the surrounding areas. Those inter ested May Contact Bennett Peyton or or. C. B. Clark. 4 arrested on riot connected forgery charge Jackson ened it for a flood of disaster dims. Streets Mccama impassable most a half mile from the enter of town. A tangled Roadblock of Trees and other debris blocked the Way. Waylon Parker Sebastian mrs. L1ll1am Wilkinson a isl Grade teacher at the Grad school was about to let the Las of her children leave the room the Rev. Lonnie Lasater Bounty disaster attorney set Headquarters lie. Street from the Church he Library. Its Walls and room wore intact but its Interior a marketing service listed the stores As Mike s grocery and its manager Edward Seghesio in Shelby miss., and Tony Garbo s grocery and Market and its timer Tony. Garbo in Laurel miss. J the us a said Mike s Gro by was disqualified for a 60 i y period effective april 33 a complaint that the store id ineligible a items or amps. Tho disqualification of Garbo s store was for six months Al 1 up a april 12 the Tjada Arbo wag accused also of sell cer. I urge you to do what you can governor to prevail upon the legislature enact these very he said. Williams necessary said he realized the ambitious education and were consid some and necessary by others but noted Highway programs ered Radical by storage time Rocky s Campaign is off and running Albany n. Y. Up gov. Nelson a. Locke Feller s Campaign for the Republican presidential Nomi nation is off and running. Rockefeller s drive is that of an available Candi Date rather than an Active candidate like Richard Nixon. But the line Between being Active and inactive is so thin it can. Hardly be seen. Next month the new travel through More than a dozen states Republican National platform with the voters and party leaders. He will be majority of the party s National acting his capacity As chairman of the gop Gover nors special committee but. At the same time it will give him the exposure an candidate needs. Rockfeller s be Safe be sure that s right be Safe and be sure that your clothes Are properly cleaned and stored in our protected storage your clothes Are cleaned at once they Are not bundled but Are placed on hangers which protects them from broken fanes. Our 25 years of experience gives you the Assurance you will be protected and insured against fire theft and insect damage. Store now pay six months later we also have on our counter a registration Book. We would like to have All of our customers sign lust one time is enough we have a Surprise promotion coming up soon and we want you to be in on the Good news. Be sure to sign the registration Book fast service laundry and dry cleaners available aides were playing Down the trip As part of a personal Campaign but admit Ted the governor would get a Chance to talk with party leaders who will control a votes at the convention in Ilia i Beach. And he can build Lis image with the voters. No one questions the sincerity of the governor s earlier Decla ration president John son s announcement that i could not seek another term As far As presidential primaries Are concerned. He withdrew his name in Oregon. New when Hampshire some of and lie experts however said Rockefeller bowed out of the presidential race they old Only halt the Story. Pastor of the first Baptis Church sat in his Home about half mile from the town Square at that moment a Long slim Hack Pencil Liko Cloud detached itself from the Black Bank of thundercloud West of Green Wood and began stretching toward the ground. It got very dark and it sounded As if Hail were the Rev. Or. Lassator recalled. Mrs. Been heard a Roar of increasing violence then he sound of Wood cracking. In the elementary school Minous darkness fell. At the Pink Bud nursing Home mrs. Beth Mcdaniel a registered nurse looked outside and saw a strange color in the by. It looks almost he told a patient. The howling winds increased. A Little rain fell. It turned almost pitch Black for three said Green Wood s 76-year-old mayor de Hall. Or. Pass the building As if nudged ruined and hundreds littered the floor. Or. Bailey the Only physic within Miles was trying to get o town. About a half mile from the nursing Homo the roads were blocked with debris. He got out and walked he rest of the Way. No ineligible items. Both stores May apply for re statement in Tho program at of books or their disqualification Are Over. At the nursing Home Bailey fell the Tornado Over the top of stirring it slightly by a giant hand. At the elementary school Greenwood s Center lie said people were every on Street running everywhere direction. Trees and Power lines Tho Street. Where Here had been houses there was nothing but bricks lumber and mayor Hall stepped outside and started to work. My life but i head and i m that nobody appeared to i feared for never lost my proud of the fact else in Greenwood Mic or lose their head in the Ace of this he said the Tornado struck virtually without warning except for the obituaries 1 . Fisher graveside services for Wil Iam Henry Fisher 61, will be at 2 p. M. Today at Greenville cemetery with Rev. Joe Moody officiating. Burial will Fon Low under the direction of National funeral itome. Or. Fisher a Painter died saturday at about 3 a. M. In Gen eral Hospital. Born in South Carolina m r. A scr had been n resident of Greenville since 1901. To was he son of the late Henry Fisher. Survivors include two sons Charles t. Fisher and Donald j. Fisher both of Greenville three Brothers Garland Fisher of Little Rock and Powell fish Hwy. 82 East phone 332-7688 Lawn boy Sale Are wide Tornado Alert i Sucu or and j. W. Fisher both of North earlier by the Bureau. Little Rock and one sister. Mother buried alive children cry joke Charleston w. A. Up saying she would miss her three children and her Orange persian cat mrs. Patricia Anne Haverland was buried alive amid a circus atmosphere saturday in quest of a world re Cord of 75 Days under ground Divor pre season mrs. Haverland ice attractive u 38, dive Green i tacks and White silk Blouse waved to 200 persons who came the funeral and then was powered Inlo a White Pine coffin at 2 ., est. She planned o come up july 4, regular limited Quantity full 21" Cut 3% . Engine one 1 year warranty grass bag to catch clippings 6 position cutting height adjustment by makers of Johnson Evinrude motors Hilo safety handle Send Down some water and i la make some Niue pies for she quipped As some Earth went inside the Box through an air Hole. The coffin was buried eight feet deep. The Box was inches wide and deep and 73 inches Long. A wooden two foot Square passage led to the coffin lop. Food will be passed Down to her through the air passage. The scene was mass confusion her youngest daughter Cheryl 14, cried most of the hour before the older daughter Diana Lynn 20, jokes with reporters and onlookers son Regory 15, ate hotdogs and halted. Police interrupted several Imes to announce they owing cars away parked Toci close to a Highway. I m not scared and i Don t hink i will be but i m nervous m Gong to be out of circulation or 75 Days you Sho said. With 15 minutes to go aides passed Down a red overnight a and a wastebasket filled with personal belongings. At the cot of her coffin was a miniature television set and to Battery electric 800 main St. Phone 332-7213 right was a shelf with a Telephone. Four Hooks were slacked neatly next to tha television. Cheryl just understand All mrs. Haverland said of her younger daughter s tears. 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