Pacific Stars And Stripes Newspaper Archives May 20 1983, Page 1

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Pacific Stars And Stripes (Newspaper) - May 20, 1983, Tokyo, Japan J i 22 9 a w r is 5 Aei fic stars and stripes Teloh 17 Joseph e Burlas 38th 139 250 an authorized unofficial publication for the personnel of the department of other government agencies and authorized personnel within the Pacific command May 20 1983 h 14 top rising is leaving army and wire Washington Brig Pete the former ail american football Rhodes scholar and Vietnam combat Veteran who was considered a Likely Choice to be chief of staff some has made the Surprise announcement that he will retire from the army in a sought to dispel speculation that he might be retiring because of conflicts or he said he looked Forward to continuing the Many friendships that i have made throughout my 24year the statement contained no reason for his decision to it added that who last year became the youngest general in the army when he was promoted to brigadier has not yet decided upon his plans after Dawkins career has been marked by a steady climb through Choice which had prompted Many of his associates to tag him As Likely to become the army top officer and even chairman of the joint chiefs of included in his assignments have been posts in Vietnam and who has a doctorate in policy science from has held a key strategy and planning Post at the Pentagon for nearly two years Deputy director of the army plans and policy he served in the prestigious Post of military assistant to the Deputy defense Secretary Wil Liam Clements in the Early in that he helped shape the Al Volunteer Dawkins first caught the brass Eye when he was a West Point in addition to winning the Heisman trophy which is Given to the nations outstanding College football player during his senior year in he was the first Cadet in history to be first Captain of the Cadet class Captain of the football team and Star ranking in the top 5 percent by the Only such honors that Douglas Macarthur chalked up at West Point were first Captain of the corps and Star Many believe that no Cadet Ever again will hold the number of honors that Dawkins did at the military a native of Highland was on a football team that included another ail american tapped As an army Star lonely end Bill who was nominated for a medal of Honor in based at fort was named a brigadier general last shortly after Dawkins see Page 6 up file photo Dawkins As a West Point football Pete Dawkins Navy asks sub for Arctic fights Page 3 Syria refuses to see Mideast Philip Over lebanese pullout treaty Page 5 islanders win 4th straight Stanley cup Page 24 two mayors tests won by minorities United press International minority race candidates have won preliminary election Battles and appear to be in the Drivers seat in mayors races in two of the nations largest cities Philadel phia and Wilson a sharecroppers thrashed controversial former mayor Frank Rizzo percent to percent in the democratic primary in Philadel see Page 6 House cites former official for contempt Washington up House voted 4130 wednesday to cite former Epa official Rita Lavelle for con tempt for failing to obey a subpoena asking her to testify about the environmental Protection Agency hazardous waste program that she once Lavelle refusal to Honor a duly authorized subpoena is an act of Defiance to the legitimate authority of the said Al no one person can be above the Lavelle was summoned to testify March 21 before the House Energy see Page 6

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