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Freeport Brazosport Facts (Newspaper) - April 21, 1968, Freeport, Texas 9 High tides today at 12i88 10t94 Low at and High Mon Day at Low at and volume 44 the family paper of the facts to Witt associated press member april 1968 Texas 77541 some High of Mai 30 thru sunday Waggoner Carrs Campaign in Lake Jackson saturday was mostly an informal stroll through the Plantation Days fes chatting with and Snak ing followed by a part in the with him at Are Duano Dud Suzanne Waggoner Dennis Bass and Raymond Carrs Dis Cussion of tils viewpoints and intentions with facts newsmen appears on Page Sweeny Utility penalty charge Date is extended Sweeny Utility Custo mers of the City of Sweeny 111 now have five additional Days in which to pay their Bills before late Are a 10 Pur cent penalty charge la made u the go and water Bills Are Dot paid by Liliu 15th Ollie by Council action hits the data was extended to the 20th of the month before the malty is Mac a visitor at the coun cil aired his fueling concerning charge by City on late he told the Council to was against the late charge As a matter of because in the tint the Cut own and la the second the penalty charge amount a to about 100 per cent on the Money soother business operates in this Man he responsible who customarily pay their Bills on Are sometimes a Day or two late because they were out of town on or simply let slip up on the charge is the same ii one or two Days i am not seeking any Privi but i do think that All Good customers of Are penalized because some Lew wont or cant pay heir this int Mccarthy further pointed out that u 30 Day period was allowed by All business late charges were add mayor Carl Becker told Mccarthy hat the penalty for Lite of Bills by the Council in though it did sometimes Oso a hardship Case Lor some Good customers of the the measure continued on Page 12 la Library association accepting memberships Lake Jackson Dur ing National Library april the Lake Jack son Library association is conducting its annual Mem at this time members will be present at the Library to questions about tin Hock Hanson of and to childrens Hospital Galveston for Throat sur Gery Elli Ott of seriously 111 in Gulf coast medical Center in Harlan and 1in missing out on an wishes this week because friends were unable to locate Linda missed by her friends while recovering from double pneumonia at Community relieved that Daugh Ter didst have to have her appendix out but was hospitalized for several Days for John chairman of the Angleton and transportation com reelected a director at the recent meeting s hug Highway la Verne Coale and Frank Stevens also attended the meeting in Arthur re from surgery and patient in room 485 at Bayshore Hospital in Pasa Jean in room 604 at marys Hospital in Galveston for a patient in Houston diagnostic clinic in room her second time to be hos association and to accept membership this organization and i Ulp Niento to the local Dur ing 1067 were especially for col Lect several popular were maintained and additional shelves were Lake Jackson Library elation continued its of the summer pro Gram As it done id officers of lit association Are Sherman hot president me vice president miss Thelma i John 1 directors Are ruin Raymond Boli Ami Roy voluntary membership determine the Bud gel for helping the Branch Library each the annual dues Are for for a for sus and for contributions an tax Check May u mailed to the Lake Jackson Library Box Lake Texas 77dci trustees sworn in Danbury the oaths of office have been administered to Danbury Independent school District trustees Pat Terson and Barbara Patterson was reelected and Mink is a new member of the school they will serve three year terms of school Board elects the Danbury school Board Lias elected of for they Are president Kelton vice president and bar Bara Mink William Mccall resigning june 1 juvenile officer to retire William county juvenile for the past fight announced recently that he wis resigning june Mccall toll the facts that he plans to retire but will con to work with the the county in their Mccall announced his Resig nation at a recent of the county juvenile of thu Post Jas cussed at an executive session of court a few Days Mccall Markeila his eighth year As juvenile officer on March he was Active the forma Tion of youth Council and local youth councils in All but one of the major of the 1 appreciate All of the cooperation of the newspapers and Law ement officials As a in i out my Mccall Assembly program the High school under the direction of Don Hood will a special program for Dan Bur High school students on april at 11 strikes near Hue May mean Allied push by the associated press Washington what May Bethe nations most intensive manhunt gained fresh pressure saturday when the Fri placed on its most wanted list a fugitive convict named Earl a 40year old Habi Tual now accused of murder in the assassination of Martin Luther soviet Union launched one unmanned space Craft and brought Down or renewing nations that a manned launch ing will carried out Washington with a a strike by Telephone workers in its third the executive Board of the Falcio communications workers of America was summoned saturday to Washington for a sunday session on pos sible new avenues of agree Ottawa Pierre a 48year old Bache was sworn in saturday As the nations 15th prime he named a care taker Cabinet and hinted he would stake his new Job in an probably in win d h o e South Wes t Africa a South african air ways hoeing 707 jetliner with 129 aboard crashed Ami burned in rugged terrain after take off saturday first re ports said six Washington the hous ing Industry and the potential Home buyer apparently stand to suffer the most in the new est credit crackdown by the Federal Reserve Austin Weaver former state senator from Houston and chairman of the american party of re signed saturday for person Al reasons satisfactory and Over which i have no con Saigon a air Force from Guam and Thailand battered a build up of North vietnamese troops and weapons in the a Shau Valley and Southeast of Hue again possibly softening up the enemy a new Allied the command said the flew four missions Over the Valley and a fifth against an enemy group ing Point near the old Imperial capital seized by the North vietnamese and Viet Cong during the but recovered by Allied the attacks followed a 1968 record of 100 missions flown Friday by air Navy and Marine at tacking enemy Supply lines and storage areas in North Viet name Southern Panhandle be Low the 10th the Day american warplanes flew 145 missions in the the attacks were within the geographic limits set by president Johnson in his efforts to Start peace talks with Allied strategists report the a Shau Valley and Hue Are still danger Points in South Vietnam Northern Frontier area despite a lessening of enemy pressure the North vietnamese have been building up in the Valley since they overran the Green Beret Camp there in the allies say the buildup represents a threat to 30 Miles to the North vietnamese and Viet Cong troops occupied hues Citadel in january and it took the allies a month to drive Ujj have flown 30 mis Sions Over the Valley since leading to spec in Saigon that the attacks May be preliminary to a major Allied ground assault into the a Shau Valley is about 40 Miles of kit near the Border of officials have said some of the marines under siege at Khe Sanh for 77 Days this year May live moved Down into the Valley for a possible push on the command reported t North of a Shau below the demilitarized zone on the main Highway to Khe Sanh from the North vietnamese troops ambushed a 12vehicle continued on Page 12 facts needs recipes for Cookbook edition the facts will publish its second annual edition of whats cooking in on May the Cookbook will again this year feature recipes submitted by county we like to include your favorite recipe can lie for any Type of we Wel come recipes from just Send your along with your name and to the Box and Mark the envelope Eugene Locke spent several hours at the Plantation Days fete in Lake Jackson beginning with a 11 press conference at the Lake Jack son state Bank Here in meets briefly with his chief Campaign leaders in from Kimmey commissioner Joe and Ruth see Page 6 for lockes discussion of issues and Dolph Briscoe and his Campaign bus made a swing through the Gulf coast area this stopping for More than an hour at pick Wick cafeteria to meet supporters and discuss his platform with from left Wayne Crawford of Jim Bradford of Rois Thomas of in cell 11yearold daughter of the can see Briscoe discussion on j age Lorn bar childrens choir included in concert series the Community concert association has launched its membership drive for the 19g8 according to Vincent president of the As renewal of present members and solicitation of new members is expected to bring the total membership for 1968 to Over attractions offered by the Community con Cert association Are always varied in the Hope of meeting the wide Range of audience All Are of the highest Quality artistic excellence be ing the Foremost consideration in choosing the said such artists As Fred warn ing and his choosing the Thena Isle residents protest Auto body dumping the protests of treasure Island residents to the littering and dumping of old Auto bodies has been refer red by commissioners court to the court said four per sons had asked the court to do something about the dump ing of old Auto bodies on the this was being done with out a permit from the is army corps of engineers at calves the court assistant Wil Liam Anderson has begun to Check the matter to see what can lie the court passed a motion by Dixie Brown that Bass take whatever actions Are necessary to prevent dumping and uttering on pub Lic property at treasure sports editor leaves facts Bob sports editor since last left the facts this week to become press Secretary for Eugene Locke is a candidate for governor of in this he will handle press relations for the Dallas and to research for his discussions of White is a graduate of senior and attended Lamar he became a general assignment reporter for the facts in until a successor is sports stories will be handled by All staff on As by the news Ballet of Canada and folksinger Martha Schlamme have enchanted ers in the and this sea son promises to again Delight local whatever their musical t Lee Sec of the association and a supporter and participant in local musical states that the Community concert series always offers something to please at two of the attractions for the 1968 series have already been one will be his Royal canadians in Lombardo has literally kept american feet dancing and toes tapping to the sweetest music this Side of heaven for More than four and is undoubtedly americas Best known said Long local parents will be Able to let their Chil Dren hear firsthand some of the music that was their Gen counterpart to to Days psychedelic phenom association members Point consistent with the variety of programming offered in the past will be a performance by the Chil Drens from site of the internationally famous passion this equally re group is a rare of innocence and musical so us singing is first rate by any As expressed by publicity chairman of the As who has heard the additional attractions will soon be scheduled to Complete the 1968 admission to these concerts is limited to membership in the t association and must be de this month for the 19g8 sea prospective new members Are asked to Contact one of the area membership chair men if they have not already been the with their respective areas and Tele phone numbers Are Ernest Angleton to 9 Durwood Clute an ver non Freeport be Basil Dou Lake Jackson cd 7 and Royal continued on Page 12 Guy Lombardo to present by concert Mobile xray unit schedule announced Edwin president 01 the san Jacimo to i Kulias announced the May schedule for the Mobile screening unit to be in county donations to the Christmas Seal Campaign assist in it for the unit to be available to area the travelling xray unit gives Brazoria county the Opportunity to take advantage 01 proper tuber Culin those dates and locations As released by Cook Are As Tullos May 9 Fords cafe in Pearland May u 4 shopping Center in Alvin May 10 4 courthouse in Angleton May 9 shopping Center in May 2 count Center in May 10 1 Benedicts grocery in Sweeny May 2 in West Columbia the general Public As As school personnel played throughout comity is invited to Mobile unit at those times and Alvin Tow be county 1 Tarpon inn Village 5 Bottom Dollar Dis Benedicts Gro Post b i

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