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fa cU 75th Year Phone 793-3221 REDLANDS, CALIFORNIA, MONDAY, MAY 10, 1965 $1.50 Per Month Sixteen Pages 10 Cents r BIG ROCKETS — Passing the crowds in Red Square in Moscow during the Victory Day celebrations Sunday marking the 20th anniversary of the defeat of Nazi Germany is a three stage rocket the Russians call 'The Little Sister." Smaller than the huge "Brezhnev Blockbuster" which was in­ troduced by the Soviets in the giant parade, "The Little Sister" was also put on view for the first time and was believed analogous to the solid fuel American "Minuteman" by bombers step up air war against No. Viet Nam SAIGON (UPD —Waves of|man said 72 U.S. man South.quest has been made but in-i American and South Vietnam- Vietnamese planes rained 501 sources have disclosed persist- ese fighter-bombers stepped up i tons of bombs on five Commu-|„„. „„„^. f,, • ,• the air war against North Vietinist bridges, knoclcing out spans °^ '^^^^^ officers and soldiers with guer- Nam today with a series of round-the - clock raids against transportation targets in Communist territory. On the ground. Communist guerrillas killed one U.S. adviser and wounded two others Sunday in what was described as an "intense engagement" 23 miles northwest of Saigon. Two other American soldiers were wounded in a nearby related action and another was slightly hurt in a separate action about 65 miles northwest of here. A U.S. military spokesman also reported that Viet Cong troops "continued harrassing on four of them. The strikes followed a nightlong string of aerial assaults by 28 jets and prop-driven planes from the carriers Coral Sea and Midway. A Navy spokesman said the planes unleashed 15 tons of bombs on a variety of targets, including bridges, trucks, junks and road-building equipment. All of the planes were reported to have returned safely. In the ground war, new reports of "Chinese-speaking soldiers" among Communist guerrillas today heightened specula activities" Sunday night in the tion that Communist China may Western observers. (Tass photo via UPl Cable) Russians show their giant intercontinental n)issiie MOSCOW (UPD—The Soviet, with West Germany aimed at Union trundled out a giant in tercontinental missile Sunday and boasted it could deliver a "fantastic" nuclear warhead to any point on earth. The big rocket was unveiled at a Moscow military parade Bonn's nuclear armament. He warned that the Soviet Union would "rebuff" any aggressor and restated Kremlin determination to give "necessary aid" to North Viet Nam. The May 9 victory commemo- celebrating the 20th anniver- ration began when three sraart- sary of VE-Day. Hours later.j steppmg veterans marched the Soviets announced the use i across Moscow's historic hub of a multi-stage rocket to send a new scientific probe streaking towards the moon. U.S. Ambassador Foy D. Kohler and most other Western diplomats boycotted the parade in Red Square. Of the NATO envoys assigned to Paris, only the French and Turkish ambassadors turned out to hear Soviet Defense Minister Rodion Malinovsky lash the United States for "hideous crimes" in Viet Nam. The burly defense chief also accused the United States of concluding a "shameful deal" Weather Redlands Today 12 p.m. Reading' Highest 82, Lowest 46 Rainfall: 24 hrs. .03, Season 10.34, Last Year 11.75 Sunday Highest 81, Lowest 45 Saturday Highest 76, Lowest 40 One Year Ago Highest 89, Lowest 49 Tomorrow's Sunrise and Sunset 5:51 a.m. — 7:40 p.m. No smog, allowable burning. San Bernardino Valley: Mostly sunny Tuesday but late night and early morning low clouds and local fog. Valuable cloudiness with few showers or thundershowers near mountains in afternoons. Little temperature change. Lows tonight 40-48. U.S. Weather Bureau Noon Forecasf There will be some cloudiness and scattered showers or thundershowers afternoon and evening hours today and Tuesday over and near the mountains. The outlook for Wednesday is for night and early morning coastal clouds and local fog, but mostly sunny weather with little change in temperature. Five Day Forecast Near normal temperatures for remainder of week and no precipitation. Temperatures and precipitation for the 24-hour period ending at 4 a.m.: High Low Precip. carrying the flaming banner they planted on the Reichstag 20 years ago. Malinovsky recalled that just a month after that symbolic act of victory, scores of Nazi ban- Missile unit to go to Germany WASHINGTON (UPD - The .Army announced today that another Pershing ballistic missile unit—the 3rd Battalion, 84th Artillery of Ft. Leavenworth. Kan. — will he sent to Europe this month to strengthen NATO defenses. It will he the third such unit employing the so-called "scoot and slioot" missiles to be sent to West Germany. The first was deployed there early last year. ners were thrown in anger at the foot of the Lenin mausoleum. But on this May 9 the accent was not on spiteful vindication so much as strength — sleek, mighty, scientific strength contained in the startling display of rocketry. Uncovered for the world to note and remember: —The 120-foot, pale green, "Brezhnev Blockbuster" — roughly like America's Titan-88. Commentators said it was similar to the 1.6 million pound thrust rockets which orbited Vostok and Voskhod — spaceships with a payload of up to si.x tons. Experts speculated such a rocket might carry a warhead of some 50 megatons or so. —The three-stage "Little Sister" — similar to Americas 59- foot Minuteman. Powered by cheap and "reliable" solid fuel, and launchable from underground silos, according to offi cial reports. —The "Iron Maiden" middle range rocket, cloaked in a sheath, mounted atop a dark, tracked vehicle. —A new anti-tank weapon, capable of firing six missiles, guided by radio signals. —A medium, low-silhouette tank. Identified as the T-62. U.S. to try moon surface landing shot in fall CAPE KEN-NEDY (UPI) America's next moon shot will be an attempt to soft land a Project Surveyor spacecraft on the lunar siu^ace this fall. Russia's new Luna-five moon probe follows by seven weeks the close of the U.S. ranger series that produced 17.239 close- up pictures of tlie lunar landscape with tliree successful television craft. The detailed pictures taken by Rangers 7. 8 and 9 showed that Uie moon's surface is smooth enough for Apollo manned landings, but it is up to surveyor probes to land gently on the limar surface to see if it is hard enough. The first of the spidery 2,250- pound Surveyors is tentatively scheduled for launch in late September by an Atlas-Centaur rocket. The shot, however, hinges on the successful test flight in July of an Atlas- Centaur booster. The first of the Surveyors will be an engineering test model and will carry only two television cameras — one to photograph the moon before landing and the otlier to scan the lunar surface after landing. Later Surveyors wiU carry another camera and will also be equipped with instruments to drill and sample the moon's crust, feel moonquakes, measure micrometeorites and study the strength of tlie lunar surface. Soviets latest moon probe streaks in space MOSCOW (UPD-Luna Five, the Soviet Union's newest moon probe, streaked through space today on an unspecified mission. Experts said the rocket could involve either close-up picture taking or an attempted soft landing. The official Tass news agency announced the launching of the moon shot Sunday but gave few details. The rocket is expected to reach the vicinity of the moon on Wednesday. If Luna Five does achieve a soft landing, it would steal yet another march from the United States in the race to land a man on the moon. American space scientists are planning an automated lunar exploration with the Surveyor Project before attempting any manned launchings. A terse Tass announcement described Luna Five as an "automatic station" equipped "with various measuring apparatus for conducting scientific research." It said the launching was "effected by a multi-stage rocket." "Tlie last stage of the rocket was first placed into an orbit of an artificial satellite of the earth and then, in accordance with the pre-set program, launched the automatic station on a trajectory toward the moon." But according to usual Soviet practice, the KremUn withheld specifics apparently until scientists were sure the mission was a success. The Tass announcement did not say whether Luna Five carried camera equipment for close up photographs. The vehicle weighs 3,427.2 pounds, Tass said. Hai Yen region of An Xuyen Province, about 100 miles south of Saigon. Hai Yen is the headquarters of the famed "sea swallows," a counter-guerrilla band of religious followers commanded by the "fighting father," Roman Catholic Rev. .\guyen Lac Hoa. Early today, guerrillas over ran an outpost about 45 miles have made good on its threat to send "volunteers" to South Viet Nam. The presence of Chinese speakers in Viet Cong ranks was reported Sunday by the commander of a South Vietnamese army battalion involved in a series of clashes with Communist forces during the week at Ai Sonan.iend in the Saigon area, southwest ofi The Peking regime rilla units. The statement by the South Vietnamese commander was the first on-the-scene report. At least 28 Vietnamese soldiers were killed and 46 others wounded in guerrilla assaults on the capital of Hau Nghia Province, two nearby towns and army outpost — all within 30 miles of Saigon. The Viet Cong also seized temporary control of Buon Sar village and a nearby strategic Highway 79 miles northeast of Saigon and ambushed the government relief force sent to drive them out. Guerrillas occupied the village Friday afternoon and col lected "taxes" from vehicles passing along Highway 20 for more than 24 hours before a government battalion drove them off. Capt. Vance R. Sutley of San Rafael. Calif., adviser to the Vietnamese battaUon. said the Viet Cong laid the ambush 15 has miles farther along the high- Saigon. Thirteen government pledged to send men to the aidlway. One government armored soldiers were killed, 7 wounded I of the guerrillas if requested by; car and its five-man crew was and 4 were missing. .An .American military spokes- the Viet Cong. There has been no indication that such a re- destroyed when a guerrilla scrambled atop the moving ve hide and dropped a grenade into the open hatch. Communist gunfire destroyed two other trucks loaded with Vietnamese soldiers. The Viet Cong finaUy withdrew from the area about sundown Sunday. Navy Pilot Killed In the air war against North Viet Nam Sunday, the pilot of a U.S. Navy F8 Crusader jot was killed during a strafing run against a camouflaged truck near the town of Cu Due. The cause of the crash was unknown. Other pilots reported no anti-aircraft fire over the target. In another raid Sunday. 52 U.S. Air Force planes and 18 Vietnamese planes raided the city of Vinh Linh just north of the border. Pilots reported destroying or damaging 30 buildings. In Saigon, South Viet Nam's powerful Buddhist Center issued a communique urging the government to declare a 24-hour ceasefire in honor of the anniversary of the birth of Buddha next Saturday. The communique was signed by the Thieh (Reb.) Tinh Khiet. There was no immediate reaction from either the government or the "Liberation" radio of the Viet Cong. King bacic in Alabama to protest trial — Dr. Dominican rebels shell U.S. positions in city S.ANTO DOMINGO, Domini-!ported to have suffered a can Republic (UPI) — Rebelisibly self-inflicted wound. troops shelled U. S. positions with mortar and rifle fire Sun- SELMA, Ala. (UPI) Martin Luther King Jr. re-jday night, it was disclosed to- turned to Alabama today to. day. No casualties were boost his civil rights drive and ^ported. protested the failure of a jury to convict a Ku Klux Klansman charged with killing civil rights worker Mrs. Viola Liuzzo. A U. S. military spokesman also reported a brief clash between the rival Dominican military bands outside the U. S. pos- but details were not immediately available. There were five different re- re- I ports of sniper fire against American positions during the King criticized the outcome of,security zone but within hearing distance of the American- held Embajador Hotel. Daughter for queen of the house HOLLYWOOD (UPD —Singer Jody Miller, 20, who recently recorded "Queen of the House," gave birth last Saturday to a 7-pound, ll'-.:-ounce daughter in Hollywood Presbyterian Hospital. The singer is the wife of Monte Brooks. a trial at Hayneville last week that resulted in a mistrial for Collie Leroy Wilkins. The mistrial came after the jury remained deadlocked for more but there were no details on than 10 hours. | how they were wounded. Three King said the trial -proved; non - battle casualties were re- once more that Alabama has not;P°'"'cd, night, apart from the mortar attack. U. S. officials said a rebel force of about 50 men attacked civil-military junta troops outside the security zone at nightfall but were driven off by Three new airborne casualties: junta riflemen and tank fire, were reported during the night,No casualty figures were avail able. The after-dark engagements were clearly heard by correspondents in the Hotel Embaja- Senate leaders say poll tax amendment to fail including one Marine come to terms with its con-^k'Hed when hi.s fellow-sentry's dor but they were not able to science and is not willing to discharged accidentally.. determine their nature until convict those who murder civil The man whose rifle wont off, today. rights workers."' The jurors vol-'suffered a nervious breakdown; The firing on American posi- ed 10-2 to convict. and also was evacuated. j lions included explosion of two "The outcome of this ca.se One airborne trooper was re-' (Continued on page 2 1 definitely affected our planning" for civil rights meetings here this week, he said. King returned to Alabama to lay new plans for his 4-month- old voter registration drive that resulted in the death of three persons and hundreds of injuries. King's conference here today was with his entire Southern Christian Leadership Conference. It marks a renewal of voter registration activities that tapered off sharply after the stocky young Nobel Peace Prize winner led thousands of civil rights followers in a Se!ma-to- Mongomery "freedom" march six weeks ago. Houston's Negro students boycott five schools Regional approval water plan wins of White House Boston 85 — SACRAMENTO (UPI) —Gov. Brownsville 87 75 Edmund G. Brown announced Chicago 80 64 T. today t h e Johnson administra­ Cincinnati 86 60 T. tion had endorsed the Southwest Denver 59 36 Regional Water Plan including Des Moines 75 44 S740 million in construction Fairbanks 43 31 projects. Fort Worth 81 61 1.72 "This could mean legislation Helena 61 31 in this Congress." 'Brown said. Honolulu 85 72 He said Interior Secretary Stew­ Kansas City SO 48 art Udall had told him he would Las Vegas 76 50 comment favorably on the plan Los .Angeles 75 55 later this week. iMinneapolis 69 41 Brown said the endorsement. Oakland 67 52 announced by the White House Oklahoma City 75 61 .20 Budget Bureau, followed these Omaha 65 42 lines: Palm Springs 91 69 —Acceptance of the .regional Sacramento 85 54 concept for water development vSalt Lake City 57 38 .23 in the West. San Francisco 62 50 —A guarantee to California of Seattle 67 45 4.4 million acre - feet of water Washington SO — in the Colorado Eiver until the president declares that import works can bring an additional 2.5 million acre-feet of water into the river. —Immediate authorization of $740 million for construction of multi - purpose irrigation, power, recreation works, including the Central Arizona Project. —Establishment of a basm account to dedicate revenues from all present and future power dams below Lee Ferry to finance later import works. —Immediate authorizaliion of the Marble Canyon Dam but deferral of a decision on either a high or a low bridge canyon dam pending a study o£ recreation, power and water needs as they relate to each other. —A price guarantee to the lower basin states of water at Colorado River prices up to the limit of funds available in the basin account and to the extent of Mexican treaty obUgations. Guarantees to areas of origin are to be included in later authorizing legislation for specific import works. —Creation of a national study commission to report within five years on areas of over - supply and areas of special need, including the Pacific Southwest. Brown cautioned, how ever that the Budget Bureau recommendation was "but a first step, not a last, because all of us who are affected by a matter as complex and important as the Colorado will want to have an opportunity to review the administration position." WASHINGTON (UPD - The Senate leadership cautiously claimed today that a liberal- backed amendment to ban slate and local poU taxes will be rejected on a showdown vote Tuesday. The amendment to tlie voting rights bill is opposed by both Senate party leaders and by the administration on grounds it might make tlie measure un- conslituional. Senate Democratic Leader Mike Mansfield said as the Senate began its 13th day of debate on the bill: "I'm reasonably hopeful er Everett trust we'll win. I think we have enough votes." Mansfield said that it the . , poll tax amendment is reject- By United Press International |ed. he will move to bring the Students at Houston's five measure to a final vole in the Negro schools boycotted classes near future. If need be, he and today and organized a march to Dirksen will ask tlie Senate to demand a speed - up in school I invoke clolure to cut oft any desegregation. The boycott appeared to be about 80 to 90 per cent effective m the Texas city. Some students picketed with signs. Houston schools currently are operating under a grade-a-year desegregation plan. So far, integration has proceeded through the first five grades. A representative committee of the protesting Negroes was to appear before the school board at a meeting tonight. The Ku Klux Klan staged a parade and held rallies Sunday at Anniston, Ala., a city whose officials are trying to forget the burning of a "freedom^ rider" bus on Mother's Day four years ago. Some 950 Klansmen, their wives and children marched in the 10-block long parade escort ed by police. Among those makmg the march was Collie Leroy Wilkins Jr., 21, freed when his trial for the slaying of Mrs. Viola Gregg Liuzzo, a white civil rights w^orker from Detroit, ended in a mistrial Friday. drug and insurance industries testified against the House- passed legislation to provide health care for the aged and sweeping new Social Security benefits. They testified before the Senate Finance Committee which began its second week of hearings on the S6 billion administration-backed proposal. Civil Service: Chairman John W. Macy Jr., of the Civil Serv ice Commission told a Senate rules subcommittee he would welcome a broad new study of possible changes in the Hatch Act which bars political activi- I ty by government employes. He ." Republican Lead-ijaid the study, advocated by M. Dirksen, said: "I;Sen. Daniel B. Brewster. D- Md., would be in the "public interest." Brewster's bill would set up a 12 member bipartisan commission to study tlie problem. Fund: The Senate Foreign Relations Committee approved a House-passed biU to raise the U.S. quota in the International Monetary Fund from about $4.1 billion to nearly S5.2 billion. The committee said the increase (Continued on page 2) Johnson to appraise current prosperity WASHINGTON (UPD—Presi­ dent Johnson met today with the government's economic high command to appraise the current prosperity and look at the economic future. Press Secretary George E. Reedy described the conference as "rather standard." He noted that the President meets with the same group about every two months to survey the economic picture and to di.s- cuss fiscal and monetary policy. Asked about reports that the group would discuss graduated reduction of excise taxes. Reedy .•^aid: "The meeting was not called for that purpose although there may be some discussion of that." Johnson's consultants included Treasurey Secretary Henry Fowler. Budget Director Kermit Gordon, Chairman William McChesney Martin of the Federal Reserve Board, and Chairman Gordon Ackley of the President's Council of Economic Advisors. prolonged debate. Other congressional news: Health Care: Spokesmen for the medical profession and the Chief of staff says: China prepared but will not attack first TOKYO (UPD—The New China News Agency today quoted a high rankmg military official as saymg that Red CJiina is "fully prepared for war" but will not attack the United States unless it is attacked. The officla Peking news agency reported that Gen. Lo Jui- ching, chief of the general staff of the Red Chinese army, said: "Our principle is: We will not attack unless we are attacked. If we are attacked, we will certainly counter - attack. We shall wipe out anybody who dares to attack us. "On whatever scale, the United States attacks us, we will reply on the same scale. We always mean what we say. We are fully prepared for war." The NONA dispatch, moni tored in Tokyo, appeared to confirm a reported statement made earlier by Red Chinese Communist chief Mao Tze-tung in an interview with American journalist Edgar Snow. Mao was quoted as saying that China will not go to war against the United States in Viet Nam unless its own territory is attacked. Scuba divers seek to recover plane crash victims OCEAN CITY, Md. (UPI)Scuba divers sought today to recover the bodies of Carole Tyler, former beauty queen and key figure in the Bobby Baker investigation, and a pilot who were killed Sunday when their plane crashed into the Atlantic Ocean. Miss Tyler, 26. a hazel-eyed beauty from Lenoir City, Tenn., was aboard an old single - engine Waco biplane flown by Robert H. Davis, 43, of Huntington, W. Va. Davis was stunt- flying when the plane plummeted into the sea about 200 yards off shore from Bakers' Carousel Motel. The Coast Guard said the wTeckage had been located in water about 23 feet deep. Rescue boats reaching the scene shortly after the crash could find no signs of any survivors. Baker flew to Ocean City from Washington in a chartered plane when he heard of the accident. He said that he was convinced Miss Tyler was aboard the plane after talking with her roommate. Baker, former secretary to Senate Democrats, was aboard one of the Coast Guard boats participating in the search operation when it resumed about 8 a.m. EDT. Miss Tyler's personal physician. Dr. Joseph Bailey of Washington, was with him. Miss Tyler's roommate was not identified, but motel em­ ployes said she was a girl named "Dee." Baker said that Miss Tyler, who was his secretary, had arrived at the swank motel several days ago and was doing some work for him there.

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