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Pacific Stars and Stripes (Newspaper) - August 20, 1967, Tokyo, Japan Dirksen vows to fight it demos map Dodge on rights Washington Crater leaders indicated thurs Day they May try to route the civil rights Bill passed by the around the Senate Judi Ciary Republican Leader Everett Dirksen of Illinois told a re Porter he will resist any Effort to bypass the a strategy employed in the past to get civil rights legislation through the Dirksen said it is not going to happen if i can help his combined with the opposition of Southern seems Likely to doom the move if it should be the passed by the House wednesday night 326 to pro Vides criminal penalties for in Juring or intimidating civil rights workers or individuals exercising a specified list of federally guaranteed one of several amendments adopted by the House also would give the same Protection policemen trying to quell a riot and to firemen fighting fires during a Dirksen took no position on the Bill itself like several other he said he has not had an Opportunity to study the House but the gop Leader said he assumes that if the measure is brought up in the at tempts will be made to include the administrations open hous ing proposal and other parts of its Overall civil rights the administrations civil rights legislation passed the House last but was buried under a Senate Dirksen played a leading role in killing it and has shown no signs of relaxing his opposition to any Federal legislation to ban discrimination in the Sale or rental of Philip chief sponsor of the administration Aid he does not know whether an attempt will be made to bypass the judiciary committee with the limited measure passed by the House he told a reporter he discussed such a move with democratic Leader Mike Mansfield of mans Field said no decision has been the judiciary with James As has usually been a dead end for civil rights a member of the com said he doubts if there is any Chance of getting the House passed Bill through the committee this year at but he remarked that we have another year since the legislation would carry Over to the second session of this con he said the vote would be close in the if it could be brought to a hot car finds police san Francisco a vandals steered an empty Sta Tion Wagon at High Speed into the san Francisco Hall of jus Tice garage Early police smashing 15 police motor cycles and causing dam officer Charles Robinson said the stolen car was aimed into the garage from the main the accelerator had been jammed to race the the vandals leaped free and is the car roared Down the swept through the garage and smashed into the rear firemen washed Down the garage to prevent a fire from Gas Oline from the wrecked a 825 troops guard Dixie March Denham state put a ring of Iron around a negro civil rights March Friday As it passed through Kun flux klan country that was buzzing like an angry hornets John Mckeithen mustered 650 National guardsmen and 175 state president of the Bogalusa voters civic said at a press conference that the March to Logolusa through Kun flux klan territory will continue despite attacks by a radio photo negro mayor hospitalized a Flint mayor Floyd who has announced his intention to re sign in a dispute Over an open housing has been con fined to a Hospital for treatment of a stomach disorder and sex a said earlier this week he would step Down from his Post in protest Over the 53 vote of the City commission rejecting a proposed open occupancy ordinance intended to bar discrimination in the Sale of a Hospital spokesman said Mccree was not in serious condition at All but he does require he said me Cree was in Good spirits but it was not indicated How Long he would remain in the 4 Pacific stars stripes 1967 policemen to protect the the 90 marching nearly All from were enclosed by a protective Wall of military and police might As walked along headed for Baton one bearing clattered along in the sunny skies above the strange most stores along the Way in Denham a town of about shut is the column a clusters of Whites jeered As it Confederate flags traffic on the a major artery from Baton Rouge to the Mississippi Gulf was detoured around the the marching to the capital to dramatize claims of Job discrimination in trudged two abreast along the Highway Center National guardsmen in Battle bayonets gleaming at the tip of their marched three abreast on each Side of the negro a single file of state in full riot gear with sub machine guns at the walked along the Shoul Der of the Highway on each state police Tom Brad in charge of the said a charge of dynamite was found beneath a Shotgun blasts were fired be fore Dawn into the Home of a negro family and into the bed room of Livingston Parish county Deputy sheriff Donald who is the Spray of Buckshot smashed through Cowarts win hitting within a foot of the baby the his wife and infant were asleep at the passengers sit this one out passengers aboard this bus from Miami when it caught fire on the Florida Turnpike near Palm Beach sit on their suitcases awaiting another no one was up Stokely going House unit cuts to Hanoi new York a Black Power Leader Stokely car Miehael will arrive today in chairman rap Brown of the student nonviolent coordinating committee announced Friday Carmichael is in the democratic Republic of Vietnam to investigate and see for himself the Savage aggression being car ried out against that country by the United Brown in state depart ment spokesman Robert Mccloskey said Carmichael was already in violation of his pass port for his travel to if he goes to North Vietnam this would obviously compound the voyager space shot Washington House appropriations commit tee Friday eliminated All funds requested by the space Agency for sending an unmanned voyager spacecraft to land on Mars in 1973 and search for the budget conscious panel Cut the National aeronautics and space administrations billion request for the year that began july 1 by a total of More than double the reduction ordered by the House in passing authorizing Legisla acknowledging that it was recommending funding Nasa at the lowest level in the committee nevertheless predict a Agency could viable space still pro de the conduct where the House had ordered a partial the commit tee denied any of the million sought by Nasa for which under the most optimistic plans was to have landed softly on in the effect of the committees action was to reduce or deny new starts in while funding at Levels Only slightly below nasal request the currently ongoing programs topped by the billion Apollo project to put men on the Moon by heros son to Enfer divinity school Philadelphia son of americas first hero of world War will enter a divinity school Here next month to study for the episcopal min in 1956 Young Kelly turned Down an appointment to West Point that had been set up by president Franklin Roose velt As a tribute to his Kelly won a place at the military Academy in a com now an army will enter the Philadelphia divinity his family con firmed relatives declined to discuss the until release of official army Kelly is now in an armoured unit at and has applied for the chaplain his Colin idly died inthe Philippines three Days after the bombing of Pearl Kelly was the Pilot of a bomber that damaged a Japa Nese he stayed with his plane As it crashed after order ing the other six crewmen to bail for his Kelly was awarded the distinguished flying Cross and distinguished service

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