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Irving Daily News Texan (Newspaper) - October 16, 1964, Irving, Texas For circulate and and Servic Al dial bl4-6161 volume 59, number 288 pc Jymm my exan weather fair and a Little warmer saturday. Low tonight in upper 50s. High saturday in Middle 80s. Your Home newspaper in Texas fastest growing City Telephone Blm-6161 microfilm service Box 8066 Dahna Tex 50 daily to sundays Friday oct. 16,1964 red China explodes nuclear bomb new a Rich Hom e this is torts concept of the new recreation building which is to be completed sometime in the Archi Bee Park scheduled mid april. 1 he 12,000 Square feet Structure will House a full sized gymnasium spacious game and arts and crafts rooms and will be completely air conditioned. Cost of the Structure is estimated to run App r o x i m ate in $20,000. Council awards contract for recreation building the Irving City Council awarded a contract in excess of $180,000 to the l Loyd Parish construction co. Of Irving thursday night to build a new recreation Center for Lee Park. Bids on the building were opened wednesday afternoon but the Low bidder immediately be determined because three alternate proposals were contained with the base bid. One firm the Bov construction co. Of Bryan my Dallas had the lowest ase bid but the i Arish co. Had the lowest Overall estimate including the three alternatives. The three alternate bids included i Purchase of Quot Loose items a such As chalkboards bulletin i oar is rest room supplies Etc. 2 gymnasium equipment and fold away bleachers and 3 air conditioning for die gymnasium. Due to Parks and recreation dept funds running Low As the fiscal year draws to a close the Council briefly discussed whether or not to postpone the gym air conditioning. City manager Morris Howard pointed out that by Selling $10,000 Worth of Bonds the Parks and recreation dept would have a balance of approximately $135,000, or less than $2,000 Over Anil above the Cost of the recreation building and its facilities. However when it was re traffic toll year to Date accidents deaths injuries damage 1,181 9 248 $441,477 last 24 hours through 7 . Accidents deaths injuries damage 3 0 i $1,440 Irving by Charles Lewis getting to be so Many color television sets Diere Are some new terms being used in directing How to regulate die controls. Like for instance we heard Bill Fitzgerald receive and respond to an order to a turn up the i in made it real Green. Descriptive Agi is a favorite for us and we really got a kick out of it the other Day when or. I rank Sims veterinarian explained Why he had rather not Chew tobacco. A i found out i a n 0 u a fun topic Quot i i it you had to Eider spit fast climb a tree or drown Quot or. Sims recalled. A never a i is but i t r s. And Diat slogan is especially True in die Case of or. And mrs. O. L3. Sherrill. I hey re bringing Ali in drapery contract to a nerve shattering Climax at die huge new first National Bank building in downtown Dallas. And at die same time they be got to make sure every Liing a just perfect for daughter Gayle s wedding ceremony. While Emcil i ing thi police awards banquet a loquacious i co Jack son resist die temptation to do a bit of reminiscing. He noted that officer Bruce Wilson had received the prize terns. For die Best enforcement record in the patrol division. A a he a out chasing speeders now but i can remember chasing him when he was a student at Irving High Quot said Leo a former Dis vice principal. Texan ii rags on die rapid fashion in which Shady Grove Road is shaping up As a real Boulevard Type thoroughfare. This was one of the worst needed paving and widening jobs in the Cit Yand we re sure die folks in the South Side of die City Ore specially glad to see it coming to pass. Flirt Ward manager of Irving country club tells us die Winter grass planting which took place last year is beginning to pay off with the Start of some Lush growth on greens and fairways. A trip in Wyum i no paid off handsomely for six Irving Hunters. In die group which bagged seven Antelope an i seven Timberline Bucks were Elmer Porter i co Porter Larry Porter Jim Widener Malcom Boone and die Ole Hunter himself Dan Boone. Not in and if any Irvin gites have More friends than does our Tel manager. John Davis. And sympathy is coming from All quarters to John in connection with die serious illness of his father. He is in the intensive care unit of a Dallas Hospital following a heart attack. Sealed by architect Joe Rich who designed the building that it would Cost about $600 to install the air conditioning at a later Date the Council approved the $132,808 bid of f Arish. The 12,000 Square foot building is to be located just North of the l be Park Sevim ing Pool and will contain a full sized 84-foot gymnasium that will have fold away bleachers accommodating Over 250 persons. In addition a 25-by-50-foot game room a 2 5-by 30-foot arts and Craft room a Small Kitchen storage area and showers and rest rooms will tie included. The Council approved final plans for the spacious facility on sept. 17, and bids were called for on sept. 23. Bruce Waldo head of the Parks an i recreation dept., estimated the Cost of the building would be about $120,000, but that figure did no to include Cost of the three alternate bids. The building will have a unique aspect in that most of the Interior Walls will be made of Glass leaving All recreational rooms in View of a Central control room. According to Waldo this control room will enable one person to keep a a running Check Quot on the facilities at All times. Expected to be completed in approximately Iso Days the new building is tentatively scheduled for a mid april opening Date. Nikita receive Boot by Henry Shapiro United International Moscow up former Premier Nikita s. Khrushchev was reported today to be in total political disgrace or in completely broken health. Informed sources said some of his top aides were being fired. Worlds claims weapon is for defense Only by Daniel Southerland United press International Tokyo up red China set off its first atomic bomb today. It then immediately proposed a world conference to ban the use of nuclear weapons. The official new China news Agency Nina said the blast was set off at 3 . Peking time 3 . Edt. Wilson leads in Britain London up opposition Leader Harold Wilson a labor party edged toward a razor thin parliamentary election Victory today Over prime minister sir Alec Douglas Homes conservatives. It was questionable whether labor would win enough seats to control parliament. But Wilson tensely awaited a formal summons to Buckingham Palace to form a new government. With results in for 607ofthe 630 seats party standings at 9 . Put were conservatives 293 seats 5 gains 59 losses i Abor 309 seats 60 gains 5 losses liberals 5 seats i gain 2 losses needed to win 316 seat up the popular vote was conservatives 11,549,517 43.56 per cent labor 11,826,002 44.61 per cent liberals 2,749,036 30.37 per cent the labor margin was expected to be reduced As late returns came in from conservative Rural districts. Douglas Home awaited final results before submitting his resignation to Queen Elizabeth ii. While the world s Best known communist faded into political obscurity overnight ins successors promised to continue his policies including peaceful co existence with the West a better life for tile Russia s and a hard line toward peking but in tile meantime his aides were being dismissed one by one. Tile sources said there was no official confirmation. Tile sources supported a growing belief that something was wrong in the state of tiie Kremlin by reporting tie dismissals of such men As Alexei adz Hubei his son in Law and editor of the government newspaper Izvestia. I Fie sources said Long time Khrushchev protege Mikhail Kharlamov was bounced from his Post As chairman of the state television committee and editor i aval Matyukov Iron tie communist party newspaper pravda. L8y Cor tinting in Khrushchev s path communist party Leader Leonid i. Brezhnev and Premier Alexei n. Kosygin would Bxs committed to non deviation ii a policy of peaceful co existence with the West de salinization at Home and a Tough line with communist China. It said the bomb was exploded in the Quot Western Region of China Quot but did not pinpoint the location. The disclosure was contained in a Brief four paragraph news communique issued by Nina and monitored in Tokyo. It came 17 Days after Secretary of state Dean Rusk said red China would explode a nuclear device a at but Rusk pointed out that it would be a Long time Between such a test explosion arid red China s possible Possession of a stockpile of such weapons with a modern delivery system. The historic explosion came less than 24 hours after the announced ouster of Nikita s. Khrushchev As Premier and communist party Leader in the soviet Union. Khrushchev had led the russian dispute with communist China Over the Best Way to pursue communism and had been instrumental in withdrawing soviet support from the chinese nuclear program about five years ago. Nina boasted that the successful nuclear test was a a major achievement for the chinese it said the test strengthened red China s National defense and safeguarded its motherland. It added that it also was a a major contribution. To the cause of world it said the Success which makes red China the worlds fifth nuclear Power was due to tie hard work of chinese engineers workers and technical personnel. The announcement of tie nuclear test did not say so but observers Felt it was most probably a primitive nuclear device exploded in sir Kiang province which Borders on the soviet Union. The nuclear test announcement was followed by a government statement saying that red China had been forced to build a nuclear bomb because of a Quot nuclear threat posed by tie United at about the time of tie blast As reported by the new China news Agency tie Seismograph at Fordham University in new York City recorded a Quot very Strong quake Between Mongolia and the Kurile islands. A spokesman for tie University said the initial Shock occurred at 3 13 . Edt. The government statement which also was broadcast by Nina said red China Fiad developed its bomb to increase its a National defense capability and oppose the u.5. Imperialist policy of nuclear blackmail and nuclear a to defend oneself is the inalienable right of every Sov services set in la Hinesville for Irvi gite funeral services for William e. Rumburg 1105 Hilltop dr., Are set for i . Saturday at Armstrong funeral Home in Whitesville a a. Rumburg died in Huntington w. Va., thursday morning get. 15. Interment will be in Whitesville. He is survived by his wife mrs. Fat Illie Rumburg Reci Vii your i Millionth Call for time amp temperature. Dial by 4-4261 Irving Bank x Trust a. Adv. Treigi state Quot it said Quot China cannot remain Idle and do nothing in the face of tie Ever increasing nuclear posed by tie United states. Quot China is forced to conduct nuclear tests and develop nuclear the red Chine e government statement said that its purpose in creating a nuclear bomb was strictly a defensive one. It added that peking would never be Quot the first to use nuclear of funny d m re to of a Mullicane who is too years old urday will celebrate Tho event two birthday ceremonies during Day. Open House Celebration i it Texas Power and eight bldg. Family urges my 11 Ion be s i Ming ends to sex w visit him Eik to it. Mullicane celebrates Century life Span Jephtha Monroe Mullicane who will be too years old saturday it it. 17, plans to celebrate the momentous event on that Date with open House at the Texas Power k Light building too n. Irving Heights or. The open House Given by his son and daughter in Law or and mrs. John Mullicane will be open to the Public and refreshments will be served from to . To 3 . It is requested that anyone knowing Mullicane and interested in making it a truly meaningful birthday anniversary either come by and speak to him or Send Nim a birthday card at his Home 3112 Ham Merly drive Dallas. A Wincle Jep Quot As he is known by Many friends and relatives was born in Lebanon mo., get. 17, 1864. He was married net. 17, 1886 to Clarinda Jane Rhodes also of Lebanon. The couple had eight boys of whom Only two survive. They Are John Mullicane who resides at 1203 Hurwitz in Irving and i rank Mullicane who lives in Van Buren Ark. He has numerous grandchildren great grandchildren and great great grandchildren. Mullicane grew up on a farm outside of Lebanon. When he moved to town he was a Carpenter in Lebanon. He moved to Van Buren Ark. In 1900 where he worked for the Railroad but later returned to contracting Carpenter work. In Van Buren he helped found the first Assembly of god Church whose membership is in the hundreds. Lie is a charter member of that Church. Mullicane moved to Dallas with his wife in 1930. He and his son John and his wife i Annie went into the pie business making and Selling some 600 to 700 pies a a. He retired in 1934, although he was still very Active sometimes walking five Miles or More a Day fishing in the Early morning and walking die five Miles Back. He Seldom missed bringing in a Good a mess Quot of fish. He also liked to Hunt. On oct 17,1948, he and a Janie Quot his pet name for his wife celebrated their 62nd wedding anniversary with friends and family at the Home of his son John in Irving. He said it had been a wonderful and Happy 62 years with his wife and Mother of his children. It was the l a s t anniversary he was to celebrate with a Janie a As she passed away after a Long illness june 29, 1949, at the age of 83. April 8,1951, at the ice of 87, he married mrs. Annie Hays o >112 Hammerly or. Dallas where they reside at this time. Mrs. Mullicane is 86 years old. They Are both still Active and Are Independent of any special outside help. She has been help Ful in serving his needs in sickness and has Many times attended to him when she was ill hers if. Their Yard that is full of Flowers and every wee is pulled or Hoed out. Mullicane even mows his Yard at time with a push Mower. Mullicane and his wife Are Active members of the Chalk Hill Assembly of god Church on flab Hill Toad in Dallas where they attend almost every service. He helps out when a ked to sing a a special Quot at Church. At 530 . Saturday he will go to his Church for another Celebration with More of his friends and fellow Church members. Mullicane is reported to be a Man who has always loved life and has Given Many a helping fund to friends and strangers never refusing to give either physical or spiritual ii tip when it was asked for or when he saw it was needed. When ask d to what he attributes his Ion Evite he answer i always obeyed my father and my Mother i done to use tobacco or alcoholic beverages and it everything put before at the party. In s shot Early fleas exert info ence London up a Scotland Yard has issued a warning that hijackers Are expected to begin stocking their chrism As larders Early this year. Y Omi Goi s hear Crowley i rank Crowley District i commissioner will be the speaker at the 2 . Sunday meeting of the Young republicans of Irving in the Royal room at Holiday inn West. All interested i h school youth Are invited by the organization to attend. The Young republicans reportedly is an organization of High school students who Are a a concerned with today s Worl d and wish to Aid in bringing about a sen Able conservative form of government a government that limits the Power of tile Federal government and supports unlimited free Campaign materials will be available and on Sale at the meeting. I or further information Call bl5-1687. Oms world by Bob Cai i an int world news editor Cole Porter an Indian. Farm boy who Rose to the top of americans musical theatre a writing such Sones As a i love Paris a Quot night a d Day Quot Ai d Quot begin tie be glue died i thursday night. He was 71. Porter s Gay sophisticated lyrics a j hauntingly Beautiful melodic became his trademark if the Broadway Era that saw tie Rise of George Gershwin Irving Berlin and Jerome Kern. A Maut Candle in the shape of a question Mark decorates the cake of a Hollywood celebrity who will observe a birthday tomorrow. She is Irene a it Aii a a Granny of a the Beverly Hillbillies on Cost the Pixie like miss Ryan is As Coy about her Agtas am Glamour Galor As she is with the secret formula of her stump juice to Curt Al Init tits in Lier video Rob. W 31 Bei pre Cai Trie a husband of mrs. I aul Reece Atlanta via.,. Other of six she was faced with a financial he found a Job. Though and now is rated a it the Best roofers in Atlanta building circles. A a i had to feed my children a a she said a and ii i had gone to work in a store i Bauk or have main a department in enough St Vernal qui s Nikit a a Sophy. Tin St Ion today i regardless antics o sox it t forum kit Che Are class in personality Khrushchev. 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