Pacific Stars And Stripes Newspaper Archives Feb 24 1967, Page 1

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Pacific Stars and Stripes (Newspaper) - February 24, 1967, Tokyo, Japan My a c May be juice mystery Sta an authorized publication of the armed forces far East Btu ipes daily 15 with supplements bgju34 it 21b 3 54 five Star edition 1967 Sukarno gives up Powers Indonesia a president Sukarno wednesday night surrendered his presidential Powers to indonesian strongman Gen eral Suharto and thus ended 21 years of Oneman by his own he re Mains president in name Only and even this title May be taken away from informed sources said Congress at its meeting next month May take a final disposition of his there was speculation whether continued on Back 5 House unit oks Powell Washington a a select House committee reached unanimous agreement late wednesday on recommendation that Adam Clayton Powell be censured and docked a portion of his although chairman Emanuel Celler told reporters 4we Are still deliberating this it was Learned that All but a few minor details had been agreed the principal punishment the group plans to recommend to the House is that a new York forced to pay Back government funds he allegedly converted to his own this is expected to be in the neighbor Hood of Claude Pepper still proclaiming he favors pow Ells expulsion from the told reporters he plans to sign the report recommending Powell be seated and it was a fair warning a the party invitation did not say said the housewife who received the invitation said she finally Learned the legend meant 4please leave kids at David a key figure in the new Orleans District attorneys probe into the assassination of president was found dead in his new Orleans apartment report joint chiefs with lbs on missile Dang Washington up americas military High command believes the Johnson administration has underestimated the extent of russian anti ballistic missile abm defense it was Learned the joint chiefs of staff Dis agree with the civilian leadership of the government on two vital military leaders believe the United states should proceed now to plan and produce defences against russian ballistic missiles instead of confining itself to a continuation of research and de the generals also believe rus Sias abm system is More Exten Sive than portrayed in Public statements by their civilian us the administration opposes building an abm at least until fully exploring the possibility of agreeing with Russia to limit such although they cannot be absolutely the generals be Lieve Russia is installing missile defences in its Northern areas new Orleans an important and strange figure in Jim garrisons investigation of the assassination of president was found dead in bed Garrison said he had planned to arrest Ferrie next the apparent suicide of David Ferrie ends the life of a Man in my was one of history most important Garrison told a news Confer Coroner Nicholas Chetta said fees death was due to a ruptured blood vessel in the but that further tests were being Garrison said a had been under continual observation and his information had caused us to become increasingly concerned about the possibility of his killing him evidence developed by our of fice had Long since confirmed that he was involved in events culminating in the assassination of president because of at a meeting at my House this we had reached a decision to arrest him r Early next apparently we waited too Chetta said a note was found in the dining room of fees cluttered apartment which in part to leave this life for a Sweet i find nothing in it that is desirable and on the other hand everything that is the Coroner said about was born witha weakness of one blood vessel at the base of the when this it caused massive he because of the circumstances and the a full autopsy was ordered to Check the possibility of the body was found with a Sheet pulled up to the Garrison told newsmen the primary reason for the planned arrest of Ferrie was because we Felt we reached a Point where we had enough information to Ferrie became increasingly More and More nervous As the investigation said he had any reason to believe anybody but Lee Harvey Oswald took part in the actual Garrison replied have no reason to believe continued on Back j at ferries body is removed to an am Jim Garrison later revealed that he had planned to arrest Ferric next a Llardi photos athwart the paths american mis Siles would take to soviet several Days Cyrus Deputy defense told reporters after testifying be fore a Senate disarmament sub committee headed by Albert continued on Page 2 tank men Shoof pc Oft turrets by Wallace Beene Vietnam Bureau chief Saigon a company of the 4th received heavy casualties and tanks shot Viet Cong off each others say age fighting broke out tuesday in the Central a Mil itary spokesman reported wednes the action took place in Kon Tum and Plesku provinces where operation Sam Houston is under of the 2d 4th was digging in for the night Southwest of Korntum tuesday when the pc unleashed heavy mortar artillery and air strikes were called in to halt the and the enemy broke off Contact shortly after but at 2 another Shower of mortar raked the area and troops blasted Back with mortars and artillery before the assault ended an hour also in the Sam four tanks from a cavalry unit of the 2d brigade were attacked by an enemy Force of unknown continued on Back 1

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