Las Cruces Sun-News from Las Cruces, New Mexico on June 3, 1951 · Page 9
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Las Cruces Sun-News from Las Cruces, New Mexico · Page 9

Las Cruces, New Mexico
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Sunday, June 3, 1951
Page 9
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Sunday: Morning/-June-3i' 1951 LAS CRUCES (N. M.) SUN-NEWS...;.. 1-PAGE NINE: Infantry Won't Jelieve Fliers' Two-Hump Camel By WIUX-V.M C. I1AKNARD .(For Hal BiiylnJ SOMEWHERE IN KORUA I/T» _. Some guys arc stumped by a camel's humps.' They say there isn't any such critter in Ihn Korean v;ar. But t h e Air Force disngres. Cross our hem-Is find hope tn die, we've seen 'cm and even count-' r,1 the humps (t\vo), thft pilots re- jioit. Navy fighter pilots recently liacked up the Air Three's orgii- ' went. The Navy fliers reported they picked off two camels near Ilung- nam, oi) the east coast of North Korea. It was another rebuff far the skeplics who have been nrgti- intf since December .that the fly tioyr. arc"merely too eager,--that they mistake bundles ori other an- inialr. for".'camel humps, rust Sly Wink : One i n f a n t r y general even cast a sly wink at the sky and co'm- numtccl:- "I wish "the air force would send me a camel -- I've al- \v;iys wanted one as a pet." But whether yon believe in camel;; or not, the t r u t h remains they · u ie the most fat-mating; targets ui the U. S..Fifth. Air Force. They cfirfly outrank oxen, oxcarts and bicycles. Tlit 1 ' pilot who returns to base and says, "I got mo a camel today," instantly wins attention of Uie briefing officer. "How many humps?" "Two," says the pilot. "I counl- p.l them." Kan- Thing It would rare thing, indeed if the ail'mrn spotted a one-hump camel being used by the Reds in Korea. Old onc-humper is common to North Africa. Not Asia. Allied ground forces have never found a camel or a camel's carcass. But. there is nothing, signi- f i c a n t nhout that because Allied ; round forces arc not operating us uir north as the airmen. The air force first reported spoiling camels Dec. 9. Lt. Norman Rurhner of Des Muines, la., leading 1 a flight of F-80 pets, strafed a Red convoy noitheast of Pyongyang and reported knocking off right camels. Since that time airmen have reported swooping down on ninny camels m various Red arteries of North Korea. Some of the ungain- VERONICA AND HUSBAND BANKRUPT VERONICA" LAKE, the gal who parlayed a pee.k-a-bop blond '.banj, stardom, and director husband Andre de Toth, appear^at .Federal, Bankruptcy court, Los Angeles, to nip .voluntary bankruptcy petitions. Their $120,000 San Fernando valley :'rancli"home was seized recently (International Sound photo). Use old-fashioned dark ( molasses metimoe to sweeten cooked cer- 1. Prunes and figs are also good tied to cooked oatmeal or farina. lor baclt income taxes. PAKISTAN HAS FOOD K A R A C H I (#1 -- While its Indian neighbor pleads for food, Pakistan still has a surplus of both rice and wheat, official sources here report. An economic deadlock over the question of exchange! rates -- Pakistan refused to devalue its currency when Jndiajoin- ed other soft currency countries in iownwarcl revision in 1949--,has halted trade between the two neighbors. ly beasts were seen hauling artillery pieces -- the air,force insisted. But the infantry still isn't convinced. THEO V. NELSON OPTmiETRIST Modern Eye Examination Lenses Duplicated. GIrissM Filled Mnaonlc Building A L W A Y S F I R S T Q U A L I T Y ! JUNE 17th FATHER'S DAY! BOYS'COTTON "T" SHIRTS 2 for 1.00 Outstanding value! They're good sturdy washable cottons that double as polos and undershirts I Wide banded hems/ generous lengths, cut over, a full pattern. White. Sizes · 10 to 16. NOW! 60 GAUGE 15 DENIER NYLONS 1.00 Absolutely perfect! They're ultra sheer and practical too! It's the extra stitches to the inch that gives you longer wear, better fit! h n e w Summer shades. ' ' 11. 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