Abilene Reporter 31 Jul 1958

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Abilene Reporter 
31 Jul 1958 - the denounced held and a his yesterday agreed...
the denounced held and a his yesterday agreed immediate service in Press cooperation people. and how Clia- office. his demanding Lebanese Plane Reported Down; Sheriffs Find No Trace 'BENJAMIN, Tex. (API-Sheriffs of three counties and their deputies searched into the early- morning hours today for a plane that persistent reports said last night was down in Knox County. Shereilf Homer T. Melton of Knox County said he and the sheriff's departments of Haskell and Tlirockmorton Counties searched the area around Gores, Tex., in southeasl Knox County for more than four hours without finding any indication of a plane crash. Melton quoted Frank Allen, a Tlirockmorton County rancher, as having seen a large plane circle over an area where a grass fire las been burning for Ihree dnys. "Bui Allen said thai plane took off straight for Abilene, Tex., after circling the fire area," Melton said He said the lightning-sel fire, which now has burned over 30,000 acres in Ihe vicinity of Gorec, was being closely watched and that if a plane had gone down somebody probably would have seen it. Melton said he could, learn of only one plane missing during the search | safely 1 a.m. and that it had landed at Abilene, Tex., about by in

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Abilene Reporter-News (Abilene, Texas)31 Jul 1958, ThuPage 16
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