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2-A THE CINCINNATI ENQUIRER Sunday, July 2, 19B7 I TOP OF THE NEWS 1 : J International THE CHINESE Communist party proclaims the overthrow of President Liu Shao-chi and his followers In Mao's purge. PREMIER KOSYGDJ and President de Gaulle talk for 2b hours "a little bit about everything." '. Middle East NONALIGNED SPONSORS of a resolution for Israeli troop withdrawals rush last-minute changes in an effort to gain votes in the UN Assembly Monday. SOVIET PRESIDENT Podfjorny carries assurances to defeated Syria as he did to Egypt a weelc ago Vietnam THE UPHEAVAL that put General Thleu in the driver's seat in South Vietnam has to be the quietest coup In the country's history. THREE DAYS of fighting by the U.S. First Air Cavalry along the South Vietnamese coast leaves 75 enemy dead. National DEMOCRATIC GOVERNORS talk of unity, harmony and support for President Johnson. Georgia's conservative Lester Maddox says he will not bolt the party, even if he decides against backing the President. MOST RESIDENTS of three middle Tennessee communities threatened with torrential flood from weakening dam elect to stay home and hope unless they're given notice to evacuate immediately. Washington THE ADMINISTRATION'S conviction to seek a tax Increase this year Is described as stronger than ever. THE JOHNSON administration Is expected to dispatch a rescue mission to Capitol Hill on behalf of the foreign aid bill, which has received rough handling In the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. THE HOUSE Post Office Committee may give first class mail rates a bigger boost than President Johnson asked when It starts drafting a postal rate bill shortly. Takes Good Spurt Tobacco Spitting Champion Has Great Expectorations RALEIGH, Miss. (UPD Cigar-smoking George Craft boasts he can spit a distance of more than 27 feet if he has a good tail wind. W HEED FUIHHIURE f f 1 1 u FRIEDMAN FURNITURE RENTS 3 ROOMS OF FINE, ALL NEW FURNITURE FOR $20 TO $30 A MONTH! Complete bedroom, living room and dinette. On year or 6 mo. leaiet. For more information: Phone 681-7627 for our Brochure . . . P.S. Mr. Building-Ownur why hiv vecanciei? Call uil or vlilt our display roomi. P.P.S. We alio rant T.V.I Friedman Furniture Rental Division 4831 Spring Grove) Avt. iuit North ol Mitthtll Craft, the 67-year-old undisputed national tobacco spitting champion, will defend his title here July 8 in festivities which will Include stump speeches by several gubernatorial candidates. "Oh. I hit 27 feet, two inches one time when I was practicing." Craft said. "Course, you can't do that without a little wind." The tanned Raleigh old-timer won the 1966 event with a shot of 21 feet, three inches, but he was fighting a cross wind. A sharpshooter, too, he has won three titles in the accuracy contest. Craft, who learned his two-finger method from his mother, said the trick to his trade was In holding the fingers In a V -shape over the mouth. But he gays body English also is important. He first started spitting at chickens and lizards when he was a teen-ager in rural Smith County. But now he only chews for competition. Craft has won each competition since the first one in 1953 except two times when Johnny Stewart out-spurted him. But Stewart has gone into retirement because he can't hold in his false teeth and spit at the same time. "I just can't wear them teeth," Stewart said. But he thinks his 11-year-old grandson, Jimmy, will he stiff competition for Craft. The youngster has heen chewing since he was three. An early entrant in the colorful contest was Jim Butler of the University of Mississippi Alumni Association. Dwlght Hunt, runner-up to Craft last year, also was to be back to give the champion competition. John Little, a young Bay Springs druggist, came in third in the distance event in 1966. Jackie The 'Favorite' it Derby In Ireland CURRAGH, Ireland (UPD Tens of thousands of cheering Irishmen installed Jacqueline Kennedy as favorite Saturday at the 101st running of the Irish Derby at the Curragh racetrack. Mrs. Kennedy was one of the few racegoers who watched the race. The rest were watching her. . Dressed In a stunning, hlgh-walsted, A-line coat of Kelly green, cream gloves and coffee-colored shoes and bag, Mrs. Kennedy drew oohs and aahs of admiration from the top drawer of Ireland's social set. It was a day of glamour and high fashion, of famous names and colorful pageantry highlighted by the attendance of Mrs. Kennedy as guest of rremier Jack Lynch and his wife. Famous names of the racing world, ministers of state, film stars and ordinary bettors thronged the green plains of the curragh to watch the 23 colts compete for the $240,000 first prize. THE FACT THE bookmakers' favorite, Ribocco, won the event appeared only incidental to thousands of fans who kept their eyes glued on the presidential box where a gay and vivacious Mrs. Kennedy chatted excitedly with those around her. What did she back? "It's very bad luck to disclose your bet before the race," she said. Also in the stands, were Bing Crosby, actress Jane Russell, film director John Huston and scores of other celebrities. "She's simply stunning," exclaimed one socialite when Mrs. Kennedy made her appearance In the presidential box which was garlanded with red carnations. Shortly after she arrived from the presidential residence, where she was overnight guest of President and Mrs. Eamon de Valera, Mrs. Kennedy was guest of honor at a lavish lunch eaten with pure gold cutlery. Jaync Mansfield Back Home PEN ARGYL, Pa. (UPD Voluptuous film star Jayne Mansfield returned home Saturday for burial In this quiet Pennsylvania town where she spent her childhood thousands of miles from the glitter of Hollywood she loved so well. The 34-year-old sex symbol will be buried Monday afternoon beside her father, Herbert W. Palmer, In the family plot at Falrview Cemetery following services in the chapel of the Pullis Funeral Home. Only relatives and close friends will attend the services. Her copper casket will remain closed. Rev. Charles Montgomery, pastor of Zion Methodist Church here who knew the movie star as a child, will conduct the services. Miss Mansfield's body was flown from New Orleans to New York Saturday and then driven here by hearse. Mickey Hargitay, the second of her three husbands, and Richard Milheim of Pen Argyl, a cousin of the actress, accompanied the body. Ml I. . .-- - , . - i . 'VCl J . " '-.'...t:. -.'ll- l I III ... .iiriM-r i - IIIIW1II I -A Wlraphoro 'Kitty' Weds Amanda Blake, who stars as Kitty on the television program "Gunsmoke," poses with her new husband Frank Gilbert, 54, a Phoenix businessman. The couple were married at a Scottsdale. Ariz., church Friday night with only about 20 friends attending. Both have been married three times previously. en wardrobe of about 40 fashions. She will tour the country as the No. 1 beauty and fashion representative of wool products. Finalists included Mary Katherine Bliss, 20, of Cooks-ville, 111., representing Illinois and Indiana, and Janet Smith, 20, Miss Wool of Wisconsin. Juliet Proivsp. Obtains Writ SANTA MONICA. Calif. -D Dancer Juliet Prowse obtained a temporary restraining order Friday halting use of her name or likeness in advertisements for the motion picture "Spree." . The action In Superior Court followed a similar demand a week ago by singer Vic Damone. Both entertainers contend the producers of the movie used filmed scenes of them without their consent. The picture has been showing In Los Angeles. - Miss Prowse charged that scenes she filmed In 1083 for a musical were re-edited. She asked $2 mlHion compensatory and $2 million exemplary damages from United Producers Organization and other defendants named In her suit. , ' .. Judge Meryyn N. Aggeler signed the temporary restraining order. - . Mrs. Wrigley Seeks Divorce CHICAGO urn Alison Wrigley has sued for a lpgal separation from William Wrigley, president of the Wrig-ley chewing gum firm and of the Chicago Cubs baseball team. In her Circuit Court suit, Mrs. Wrigley, 31, charged that her 34-year-old husband deserted her and their three children June 8. Mrs. Wrigley seeks custody of the children and "' proper sum" for temporary maintenance and child support. The children are Alison, eight; Phillip, six, and William Jr., three. . , The former Alison Hunter and Wrigley were married June 1. 1957, at Lake Geneva, Wise. Hargitay, described as the only man Miss Mansfield ever loved, was visibly distraught. Holding a handkerchief in one hand, he helped three airlines employees move the casket from the plane's cargo opening on a truck-mounted llrniJifin Wine JwriPfi Airartl conveyor belt to the hearse. Mtiiiuuui ft ;ipt n sinuui He climbed Into the front seat of the hearse for the trip to Pen Argyl and asked newsmen to hold their questions. "Fellows, not at this time, no questions please," he said. Oklahoma Beauty Miss Wool SAN ANGELO, Tex. .fi An 18-year-old sociology major from Oklahoma State University reigns as Miss Wool of America for 1967-68. Alanna Crimmins of Bartlesville, won the title Friday night in an hour-long reremony televised from this West Texas ranching and oil town. Miss Crimmins represented Oklahoma, Arkansas and Missouri In the pageant. As "Miss Wool" she will receive a 1967 Cougar automobile, a $2000 scholarship and a wool- ASPEN, Colo. UP) Brazilian scholar Gilbert de Mello Freyre, 67, has received the fourth annual Aspen award for outstanding contributions to the humanities. The award carries $30,000 In cash, tax free. In accepting the award, Freyre said, "It's not the ' nature of even the most highly civilized man to be completely rational and logical." He warned that some clergymen may be causing a migration to other religions by being too rational and '. logical. He said mystery religion retains a strong attraction for human beings. "Some of us, students of man," Freyre said, "consider mystery religion and religious folklore an important part . of what is known as human nature." Freyre classified himself as a "generallst" who Is "in-' terested in the condition and destiny of man in a rather broad way, from a physical to social and even to phllc- sopnicai anthropology." V $7,5 Million Plum NY Lands AMA For '69, But Not Without Striiimlc 4 1 -M Wiraphol Veteran At 17 Leonard Smith Jr. enlisted in the Army two years ago when he was only 15 and won a Purple Heart as an Army paratrooper in Vietnam when he was only 16. The Army discovered his true age while he was wounded. Now he Is back in high school in Charlotte. N. C. By J. ANTHONY Ll.'KAS New York Times Service NEW YORK After a protracted and hard-fought battle, New York has landed one of the world's largest and most lucrative conventions for 1969. The New York Convention and Visitors Bureau said Saturday that the American Medical Association had agreed to hold its July, 1969, annual meeting here. Bureau officials estimated that the convention would attract more than 65.000 people and bring about $7.5 million into the city. The AMA's decision ell- Tshombe Reported Kidnapped On Flight MADRID OJPD The Spanish news agency Clfra said Saturday that Moise Tshombe, exiled former Congolese premier, had been "kidnapped" during a short flight over the Mediterranean and taken to Algeria. Citing "well-Informed sources," the agency said the unidentified kidnappers hi- jacked Tshombe's private plane while it was flying from the Spanish Mediterranean Island of Majorca to nearby Ibiza. Cifra reported the sources said the plane was diverted to a military airfield in Algeria. It said the kidnap- 10."19 Itriuling lid. liiii III iri 1FI-I r itx i,. '--.n 1 - v Kvnitlalf aav-. fgg. aiaHt k ataa y a- m ata -fTatlaaaajMMtfakaVdbaw MWfflmrm hi hiiii SERVING THE TRI-STATE FOR OVER 20 YEARS! 20 OFF! ALUMINUM IDDSTyiSand COMFORT Why shop around? 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Iitmjn f tha lata llirl of hat wnthir. wl irt ovrrifo'bid with awmnail Now vau can nv btfora thi iroion ivln ODfnll If You ( nil) l oin In ( nil .1(i:i-2200 Ont of our nliimen will coma to your homo ind aivo vou a froa oitimata an ill vaur homa ra modilmi noidil Call now I KRSSI peri were believed to be "Belgian citizens." The Spanish agency did not say when the alleged kidnapping; happened or how Tshombe's alleged captors got aboard his private aircraft. TSHOMBE Is under a death sentence In the Congo for "high treason." If con-firmed, the kidnapping could be part of a plot to take him back to the Congo capital of Kinshasa. Long the storm center of Congolese politics, Tshombe has been living In exile mostly In Spain since Gen. Joseph Mobutu ousted his government in a bloodless military coup in November, 1985. Tshombe then flew to Europe for "medical treatment" and has not been back in the Congo since. Last March 13 a Congolese military court sentenced Tshombe to death for "high treason." He was tried in absentia. TSHOMBE had been living in a plush Madrid apartment and neighbors said they saw him there only two days ago. About that time he left Madrid aboard his twin-Jet private plane for Rome. From there he flew to Palma de Majorca. Clfra said it was on the subsequent flight from Majorca to the tiny neighboring island of Ibiza, a 10-minute hop to the southwest, that the hijackers diverted the plane. Spanish government sourcrs replied "no comment" to all questions about the Cifra report. Reliable sources said Generalissimo Kranclsco Franco summoned his cabinet to an urgent meeting Saturday afternoon, however. maxes more than "two years of discussion and about four months of maneuvering, persuading, cajoling and infighting by the convention bureau to bring what one official called "this big baby" to New York. Although the battle for .the AMA convention was unusual in its length and ferocity, it Illustrates the Intense competition In which the city's convention bureau must now engage to get conventions for the city. As to whether the battle is worth the effort, the bureau cited the figures for last year, when 2,683,580 delegates and guests came here for 801 conventions and poured $266,142,000 into the city's economy. As small cities throughout the country have completed modern, new facilities in recent years and gone out more aggressively in search of conventions. New York has had to compete much harder to keep, much less expand its share of the country's conventions. "Convention combat has become much, much tougher in recent years," Charles Glllett, executive vice president of the convention bureau, said in a recent interview. Glllett, a genial, gray-haired executive believes the clinching of the American Medical Association convention is one of his bureau's greatest triumphs. "This is a red-hot convention one of the top prizes in the game," he said. New York normally gets the AMA once every four or five years because it is one of the few cities in the country with enough facilities to accommodate a convention of this size. Chicago, San Francisco, Atlantic City and occasionally Miami Beach have been the other sites of AMA annual conventions. After the last AMA convention in New York in 1065 convention bureau officials began talking with AMA about 1969 and soon got a tentative agreement that the organization would meet here June 22 to 26. Planning went ahead on that basis until early this year when negotiations be- tween the AMA and the coliseum, where the convention's main exhibits will be held, broke down. However, in March, tired of waiting for the AMA to sign the contract, the coliseum management leased the building for the June, 1969, dates to another convention. FEARFUL OF losing the AMA altogether, the convention bureau quickly proposed dates In July, 1969, but the AMA board of trustees balked at changing Its traditional June meeting time. In early April, It dropped New York to third in Its order of preference for the 1969 meeting behind Miami Beach and San Francisco. "That was a really critical moment In the battle and we really swung Into action with everything we had." recalls Eugene C. Hosmer Jr., the bureau's director of sales. The bureau was successful. At its May meeting, the board reversed Its stand and voted to come to New York from July 13 to 17, 1969. . t BOB WIGS Tout hair problami t quickly tolvaa jtt put ea en a ef Japp'i natural hair hob wiji. It it a complete coillure fa one eair-te-idjil hair piece. Yob can match Tou' hair er chooie the color that you moit tleiife. Japp'i manufacturer aid im port hair pitcai el the finest quality. 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