Kingsport Times Newspaper Archives Aug 24 1955, Page 3

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Kingsport Times (Newspaper) - August 24, 1955, Kingsport, TennesseeWed nevus. August 24. I mangled bodies scattered Over wide area at crossing at your jewel Box by Sybil Liakim Vav Chattanooga news free Orr Sponden Spring Crry Tenn. Aug. -j3 m1 i at Home up us Iii news or Hie paper when Gnu Xii Kiwi real Home called to find mind a Iraln hit a i school i lumped in Ilic car and went to the scene. The Accident pred officially al . Iest. Depot Asem r. E. Cox said to looked Ai his watch. When be cot to the Cru sink Oliero already were hundreds of people there. Everyone came to the scene. Stores emptied and offices emptied. Everything halted in per Init City As people rushed to the scene. The train had uncoupled and the to utile were still j people Bastik of water and towels blood from the i children. The children were1 . Mom of them were covered with blood. The ambulance did t seem to be of Illk there Quick enough. E. W. Johnson furniture store operator started calling ambulances and hospitals. When they saw Many of the Chil Dren were a Vii and some were a Perl. People by Cun to pick up the children and Load them Ink Pavale cars. I cautioned them against. Moving them Unhul an ambulance Hilved. Parents picked up puns of cloth Iii. Odd shoes and carried them bom Amiin to locate their child or other Alldren. Children were scattered about Over a wide area. One boy. Vallace Hartbarger. 12, was thrown from the bus across a ditch about 15 or 2" Teet and was still clutching his Pencil in his hand. The Pencil Lead was broken. School books tablets spattered i with Blond littered a Widt area. Some of the books were Lorn apart the in vhf a scattered. There blood on every Leaf. One Bov was badly mangled. His few shirt was torn off. His new Blue jeans were pulled air nose off by the Impact. A new Davy Crock Rit lipid a near. beside the child was a notebook cover gone. On the the word love written m red Crayon. We Besan to walk Down the rail Road. People said More children were across to. Tracks. The dead children were scattered at inner vials of about 10 feet apart it ii distance. It the most awful sight i have Ever seen. Ii looked like a bomb had hit. Children were scattered like you think they would be in War. I started washing the blood from one Little Bov. He started reaching out his firms to me. He was Cov ered with blood from head in toe. His head had n Bis Irish in it. Me was Scipaio inn al the lop of his limps take me to my Mother. I la show on where she lives. Shell fix me. Don t Lake me to the hos one of the most pitiful Ghinns was n father and Mother currying Illus Brown Oslo id. Searchi if in Rurh the Hin balances where the bodies were to Idun Tiff their son. Rome people at work did not know of the Accident to Enlil much inner. Others in the Rural sections Tihoi Piht the bus had broken Down not then later Herne worried. Nobody could be Noli Tieri because identity of the children was not known. All the elem Eniar school teach ers were called in to Aid the identification. Some of the teachers were unable to identify the Chil Dren even though they had Hugh them in school. One Little girl who could not be identified at first was later Idem tied when a classmate said she had been sitting by her in school and that was the dress she been wearing. People stayed at the funeral Home All mull. Sandwiches and Coffee were pre pared by residents of the town and taken to the funeral Home Tor the parents. Eryon in the town was in a my phone Ratie All night people calling me to Ted out about it. Cliff Robertson latest actor aided ii by Joan Crawford by i Hollywood ins Joanl Crawford who has sparked the careers of More leading men than any other actress in Hollywood has added a other Ember to the lire. He is jul year old. Blur eyed curly Hii ired Cliff Clet Ellve. Bus boy radio i announcer and Longshoreman Clit still is thunderstruck at his Good Luck in Landing the romantic Lead opposite Joan in her new Lihn. The Way we i can t believe it s happened to he grinned. I Don t really know much about movie making but Joan has been so wonderful to me that. I guess i la pick up nine of the angles sooner or lat As Crawford s new leading Man. Cliff follows some of the screens most romantic lovers who either their Start or had their chances generously aided by appearing Wilh the Star. It Joan who kicked up her heels opposite tred Astaire in ills i film. Dancing a 1934, onus that also introduced Franchot tone and Nenon Eddy. I Joan a new spin Ster who tails in love with a Young Marine and she May be in for a few surprises in her big love scene i with Robertson. This lad has had some expert none other ban Helen Hayes. Lillian dish and Hail Stoddard of the legitimate Heater. Cliff made violent adolescent love to miss Hayes in the new. York production of Wisteria and had plenty of amour left Over for miss Oise and miss Sto Darri in iwo other Slage pro-1 auctions. I Young Robertson won his role opposite miss Crawford after test in Gamst p2 other contenders. To Date his Only other film is the unreleased movie version of Pic in which he plays Allen j Benson. He has appeared in More hum 100 television dramatic shows and in Between video shots he made his big time stage debut with Richard i n hit Chicago company of Misler i then came late love with a Lone Francis and the and the Tiger with miss Stoddard. Still sceptical about motion Pic Tures. Cliff insists if it weren i for Crawford s Rraci olsness and unselfishness he would t have the nerve to gel in front of the camera. Most of the he laughed Don t even know where the camera Black sue off Brown suede with Maple trim Bine suede Giey suede with charcoal 1 rim hot come Early for Complete selections quantities limited wedding Bells water Shock resistant service watch Diamond Duette with fax pension band second hand. Ill Minoui Dili 37.50 men s no phone orders to Mai i orders quantities United wedding bands birthstone rings 75-piece professional 16 garment Vinyl bag tool kit Rogers Silve Plale 3.50 value full Lenotti garments proof oust it s Davy Croc Iffatt time lid Lei a sex Piniola watch bands with i Bright colourful Pretzn Talon Cam. It i Dif Ferent. Values to 7.95 easy terms cookware set dinnerware set 29.95 weekly or monthly regular 29.95 Complete set charge it easy terms set the Box each and Friday night to Wuhl to aluminium Pitcher with ice Bridge portable g. E. 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