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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 55

West Palm Beach, Florida
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Sunday, November 24, 1968
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U.S. Accuses Cong Of Massacring 48 Palm Beach Post-Times. Sunday, Nov. 24, 1968-D5 West Palm Chamber To Meet Wednesday The Greater West Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce Coffee Club will meet at 9 a.m. and adjourn at 10 a.m. at the Lion Country Restaurant Wednesday. Lion Country Safari is the sponsor of the event. All Cof- ders from the Tibetan highlands to the South China Sea a few miles away. In other action, American spokesmen Saturday reported two reconnaissance aircraft shot down by Communist gunners in South Vietnam, killing two of the four crewmen aboard. U.S. warplanes flew 451 combat missions over South Vietnam Friday as Typhoon Mamie packing winds up to 75 miles per hour roared across the South China Sea toward the central coastal area. Air Force weathermen said Mamie was expected to lash the coast around Phan Rang, about 200 miles northeast of Saigon, with heavy winds and rains Sunday, then dissipate as it swirled inland. Saigon. In that raid. 88 civilians were killed and 113 wounded. Normally, My Tho is defended by about 200 South Vietnamese militiamen, but the parttime force was away from the hamlet last Monday in search of guerrillas prowling the countryside. By the time the militia force returned, the Viet Cong invaders had come and gone. My Can sits amid an expanse of paddy fields near the Mekong River which mean the DMZ when Communist gunners there opened up on a U.S. reconnaissance plane, headquarters said. The U.S. shells ripped apart a freshly dug bunker for a .50-caliber machine gun site about 200 yards north of the Ben Hai River, spokesmen said. Authorities said the attack on My Can hamlet was the worst Viet Cong masscre since the attack last June 29 on the fishing village of Son Tra, 380 miles northeast of RIVIERA GROVES AND PACKING HOUSE 28th & U.S. 1 Riviera Beach by the U.S. command in Sai-, gon that the Communists have committed 210 violations of the agreement not to abuse the Demilitarized Zone since the bombing halt began Nov. 1 The announcement was the first time American headquarters had released official figures on what were described as "indications of enemy activity or presence" in the six-mile-wide strip which was established 14 years ago as a no-man's-land. The U.S. command said 139 of the 210 violations have occurred on the South Vietnamese side of the Ben Hai River, the boundary between the two Vietnams. The other 34 violations were placed on the North Vietnamese side of the river. One of the violations Friday triggered retaliatory action by American artillerymen who fired into the northern half of THE MOTHERS- OIIDEK IOW FOR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY "SHIPPING DAILY" IN-LAW TV 51 By DAVID LAMB SAIGON (LPIi-Viet Cong guerrillas invaded a Mekong Delta hamlet, massacred 48 villagers with pointblank gunfire and bumed its huts to the ground. U.S. authorities reported Saturday. Survivors said 38 of the victims were women and children who begged for mercy. Kifty-seven peasants were wounded in what was described as one of the worst atrocities of the Vietnam War. U.S. investigators piecing together details of the assault last Monday night on the hamlet of My Can. 75 miles southwest of Saigon, said 60 marauders stormed into the vil-late behind a barrage of mortar fire and mowed down 10 militiamen who tried to stop them. The guerrillas then swept through the hamlet, lobbing grenades and firing rifles into bamboo huts and tunnels where the villagers were huddled. 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