Pacific Stars And Stripes Newspaper Archives Jan 3 1967, Page 1

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Pacific Stars And Stripes (Newspaper) - January 3, 1967, Tokyo, Japan Pacific unauthorized publication of the armed forces in the far East five Star edition 104 daily with supplements 2 1967 enemy troops Ower in paintings stolen in London London led by a thin Man raided centuries old Dulwich Pic Ture gallery saturday arid escaped with eight master pieces Worth at least Mil an Anonymous Telephone caller to the Secretary of the Royal Humphrey sat urday night demanded pounds Ransom for the return of the uninsured master Brooke said the caller told him i want pounds or i shall Burn the Brooke did not reveal whether the caller had Given any details on How the Money should be handed a sir James a trustee of Britain Royal valued three missing Rembrandt alone at More than 2 million pounds the biggest blow the Art world has Ever he the value of three Rubens and single works by Adam considered a founder of modern landscape a n d Gerard which also boosted the value of the haul to Well Over Art experts the theft at the gallery in South London dwarfed the million haul of 52 drawings in in which had been the previous record Art the theft was discovered at when a caretaker found a 1 by 2foot Hole drilled through an unused Side it was the Only Entrance through the buildings Walls that was not connected with the gallery alarm system which in turn was linked to local International to continued on Back 2 London detectives examine Hole in door of the Dulwich picture gallery through which thieves Vietnam Bureau and air strikes were called in saturday night and sunday morning to Stop an estimated enemy troops attempting an infiltration movement near a 3d Marine outpost 14 Miles Northwest of the enemy troop movements were first spotted at saturday about eight hours after the Start of the now years a spokesman said sunday the enemy attempt to infiltrate placed Friendly positions in jeopardy and threatened nearby out the enemy were armed with 82mm o r t a r machine grenades and other Wear it was not known whether they were North vietnamese or Viet both and vietnamese Artil Lery fire was called in late in the continued on Back 1 avg urge 7day Tel ceasefire related Page 3 Saigon communist National liberation front pro posed sunday a 7day ceasefire during the lunar new year Holiday beginning the proposal was broadcast Over liberation a Cland Estine broadcast outlet that claims to be the official voice of the communists in the Republic of it was made in answer to a proposal by Premier Nguyen Cao by for a 96hour truce during the tet the Viet Cong radio proposed that the truce begin at 7 on 8 and extend for seven by last Friday threatened to Call off the ceasefire Beca Iuo of Monist truce violations Etui ins the 48hour Christmas entered to steal including Worth More than million Rudi photo three Rem pair hid out for 30 Spain a two Brothers who fought for the re publicans in the Spanish civil War have surrendered after hid ing for almost 30 police announced that Juan Hidalgo and his hid at a ranch in the resort area of the Brothers said they had committed no or but went into hiding in 1937 when general Francisco Francos nationalist troops took Malaga from the Spanish Republic both said they had been afraid to come out of earlier this month Franco granted amnesty to his opponents during the civil design chosen for Washington Boe ing and general electric will design americas supersonic the Federal aviation Agency announced sat selection of the set design win ners ends an intensive 30month Competition Between Boeing and Lockheed aircraft for the air and and Pratt Whitney division of United air Craft for the All four manufacturers have been working under government cos sharing design contracts since general William administrator of the pointed out that his decision is supported by a comprehensive government evaluation and by the majority of the major airlines As Well As Independent technical no decision has been made As to whether to proceed into the next phase of the the construction and testing of a prototype pending that de Mckee announced that the contracts for Boeing and general electric will be extended on a month month during the period of contract the contracts will continue on testing and refinement of the designs and Faa will continue studies of the economic aspects of the president Johnson said the project is receiving top consideration in the executive Branch and would be Given attention in con France and Britain Are Well advanced in the joint development of a smaller super sonic with Normal the american set would be available to airlines in three years after the Russia is expected to unveil its entry into the supersonic transport Field in development costs of the Amer ican set have been estimated by the Faa at up to the Faa announcement of the Choice of design did not include any further Cost the stakes in the Competition Are and any country which manages to sell an economically attractive set to the world Market could stand to reap huge the Faa estimated last septem Ber that a supersonic transport production program might total from billion to beings set design features a variable sweep Wing which extends from the planes body pretty much As present Jet wings permitting a relatively Low Landing but swings Back at a Sharp Angle toward the body in flight to create the Dart like shape most efficient at super sonic so far there Are orders for i of the still Tobe developed continued on Back 4

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