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Silver City Daily Press (Newspaper) - September 19, 1970, Silver City, New MexicoSouthwest Micro film Allen Ray c. Johns 1302 e Yandell drive Elpaso. Texas 6-15-70 _ m m i Nixon watches jordanian Silver City daily i associated press full leased wire and Independent Gateway to the Gila wilderness vol. Lxxv-2b pages in 3 sees. Silver cily new Mexico saturday sept. A 1970-no. 73 blocks rail by a lace Shanahan associated press writer Washington Cap act ing with Graat the Nixon administration blocked for 60 Days a threaten nationwide rail strike. President Nixon signed exec tire orders Friday barring walkout by four unions again 160 rail lines and creating five member Board to invest Gate the dispute. Unless Congress enacts eme gency legislation the Union will be tree to strike if no con tract settlement is reached the next 60 Days. The orders signed under or visions of the railway labor act. Affect some unit 70 per cent the nation s railway work Force asst. Secretary of labor i Ham j. Usery a top labor troubleshooter said at the Whit House he had hoped for a Settle ment negating the need Tor the executive orders. It was with great relic he said that the Labo department recommended the president sign the orders. But he indicated Only a few Points of major disagreement remain t be resolved after weeks of gov eminent sponsored talks. Those issues should be dealt with by the Board he said. Building permits six building permits were is sued during August according to a report by the town of Sil ver City totalling of which was for two new residential Homes was for one Zig it commercial build ing and was for additions on three residential Homes. F. L Allison hospitalized in Tucson Edward l. Allison was Down to Tucson ariz., monday through arrangements made by Craig of cold Springs Park after suffering a mild cardiac attack complicated by pneumonia. According to a Telephone Call Friday from Allison s daughter mrs. Joan Olsen of Cerruto calif., who with her daughter Elizabeth is in Tucson Tjui her father or. Allison s conditions very Good though he is still in the cardiac division of intensive care unit at St. Joseph s Hospital in Tucson. Mrs. Olsen said her lather will probably remain in the Hospital from three to four weeks. He said a five member pan instead of the usual three Mem ber Board was formed so than equitable settlement May reached at the earliest pos Sib its members Are to be named later. Under the 44-year-old rail la Bor Law the Board will study the dispute and submit its recommendations within 30 Days Ove the following 30 Days the Union and rail lines Are to consider the recommendations during negotiations. A strike had been called for sept 10, but government Media tors won agreement from the Union to delay Tor five Days. There were selective shut Downs in some areas tuesday and wednesday until a federa court order blocking any strikes took " effect. Judge Howard Corcoran said Friday he would leave his order in effect until it expires sept. 23. Earlier this week c. Den Nis president of the brother Lood of railway airline and steamship clerks claimed the Industry negotiators remained Adamant in offering Only a one 7 per cent wage increase offer. The unions want a 40 per Marine cutback Saigon a _ the . Command today disclosed the first Steps have been taken to phase out the marines five pacification program in Nam and said 12 . Air cd Jet fighter bombers have Eft Vietnam As part of Percsi ent Nixon s cutback in an forces. The command said the a Ang of the a. Ines combined action Force hich oversees the combined Eton platoons in scores of in namese hamlets will be in activated next wednesday. Cent or higher increase Over three years. Besides the clerks the unions involved Are the United transportation Union the brother Hood of maintenance of Way employees and the hotel and restaurant employees and bar tenders Union. Wafer report the town of Silver City water department reported 76 water connects during August and 73 water disconnects. A Loial of Gallons of water were pumped and Gallons were sold. Water Bills for August amounted o Hie report stated. Escapee captured Silver City a _ an Escapee from a Minnesota mental Hospital was in the Silver Ity jail today. Lordsburg to ice said John j. Hartmann 46, was captured Friday at a Lordsburg Roadblock after a tip rom a Deming woman Hart Iann walked away from the Noka state Hospital in Minn Ota last april. By John m. Hightower a special correspondent Washington apr wit american forces in the medic Ranegan bolstered Presl Dei Nixon kept continuous Natch t Day on the crisis in a Mattli Jordan with american live and the survival of the Hussel government his primary con Corn. The positioning of Molitar forces was described official As a precautionary step in Cas Nixon decides intervention i Jordan is necessary to a Csc the More than 400 americans i he country. Nixon was reported however prepared if necessary to inter for other reasons if neigh wring irate or Syria enters the civil War Between King Hus Sein s forces and the palestinian guerrillas or if the country be comes in danger of tailing under guerrilla control. The president was keeping watch from his Retreat at Camp David my. Accompanying him Ere staff aides or. Henry listing or and . Haldeman. Word that american forces in Mediterranean were being info Rcd came Friday from Pentagon. The defense department ordered additional ships and planes into the East Ern Mediterranean. Air Force c130 transports capable of Fly ing out refugees or taking in paratroopers were already in position in the area. Officials privately expressed Hope Hussein could surmount the crisis unaided. Through diplomatic channels to Cairo and Moscow and in talks Here with israeli Premier Golda Melr administration leaders strove to save the . Drive for peace Between Israel and the Arab states from the explosive pres sures of the jordanian conflict. An element of . Concern in this respect is the ear that if palestinian forces win control in Jordan their All out hostility to Ward Israel would Force israeli intervention which in turn might trigger intervention by and Syria and Widen the Middle East struggle. Even in the absence of such consequences officials Sec no Chance Tor a peace settlement involving Jordan if the guerrillas Rule that country. Mrs. Clr said Friday egyptian israeli negotiations Are impossible unless Egypt Rolls Back antiaircraft missile bases set up along he Suez canal in alleged violation of the military stand still agreement the two coun tries accepted in August. In Pirics As to whether Nixon has Given Hussein some commitment of . Support ii needed Drew Nln formative answers from official sources. White Louse press Secretary Ronald l. Ziegler told a news Confer ence there is no commitment m prepared to cover with the Chicago Sun times said in a Story published in two Edl ions thursday night after a briefing by Nixon that the United states was prepared to inter Cne in Jordan if Iraq and Syria did so or if the Hussein govern ment should be in danger of fall no. The Story was withdrawn by he newspaper from its last Edl Lon but in a statement issued riday afternoon the editors said it was not killed. The Story was not denied in Washington. Ice scr told newsmen the Sec Nixon on a hic 2 Runnels sets Silver visit democratic congressional Arold Runnels will Campaign in be Silver City area this thurs a and Friday. Runnels will attend a dinner t six thirty thursday in Silver Ity. Thi congressional hopeful will Imp Alan Friday in Silver ally Urley and Uay urd. 13111 Colby Silver City Issman a Runnels grand county coordinator. Weather partly Cloudy wit widely scat red showers and a under Howers today tonight and unday. Nol much change in my erasures. High in Silver Ity Friday was 77, Low was 50 Ullh .13 inches of a Inlall. Sex. Ejected Low in Silver City tonight 50, High sunday o 84. Record set Albuquerque apr _ a cond Day record of per on attended Friday s races at to state fair but total ground Tendance persons wer than the second Day at a dance record of set in 68. Orange Eatmon longhorn a Texas longhorn shown above was put on display in Silver City thursday by the longhorn dread company. The Large animal Lykos to cat oranges and probably Long Horn bread. The representative from the company shown letting the animal take a half of Orange from his hand. The Longhom was on display at super Markou that Slock longhorn bread and later went o St. Mary s whore the students viewed the longhorn. Press stall

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