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U.S. Jets Blythevllle (Ark.) Courier News - Saturday, September 17, 19M * Psgt MIG Marines and Red 324B Go Paul Praythtr Service! for P*ul Pnyther, 2), who died Mrly this week ear Clarksdale, Ark., will be unday noon at Mt. Vernon Bap- 1st Church with Rev. T. Evans fficiating. Burial will be in the hurch cemetery under the di- ection of Crumpler Funeral Home. He leaves his mother, Mrs. /tola Lumpkini of St. Louis; By ROBERT TUCKMAN SAIGON, South Viet Nam (AP) .- U.S. pilots downed a Communist MIG in'one of two dogfights over North Viet Nam Friday, but two American planes were lost in other action over the "north, a U.S. military spokesman 'reported today. The Soviet-built MIG was knocked' 6ut x>f the sky by a heat-seeking Sidewinder missile in an engagement 'northeast oi Hanoi in which three Americans piloting F4C Phantom jets were outnumbered by four MIG17s. The pilot of the struck MIG bailed out. : An Air Force spokesman said the two downed American planes brought to 375 the number lost over North Viet Nam. A ORDINANCE NO. 749 An Ordinance to Amend Ordinance No. 580 of the Ordinances of the City of Blytheville, Arkansas, Known as the Zoning Ordinance, Providing for Re-zoning of Property Along South Highway 61 in the City of Ely- theville, Arkansas from "R-l" to "B-4"; and for Other Purposes: BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF BLYTHEVILLE, ARKANSAS: Section 1-. That Ordinance No, 580 of the Ordinances of the City of Blytheville, Arkansas, known as the Zoning Ordinance Is hereby amended to change the classification of the following described property from a classification of "R-l" to a classification of "B-4". A tract of land located In the Southwest Quarter of Northeast Quarter of Section 21, Township 15 North, Range 11 East, more particularly described as follows: Begin at the Northwest corner of SWy< of NEV4 of said Section 21, and run thence East along the Quarter Quarter Section line 633.8 feet; thence South 550 feet; thence West 633.6 feet; theiice orth 550 feet to the point of beginning, containing 8 acres, more or less. Section 2. All ordinances and parts of ordinances in conflict herewith are hereby repealed. Section 3. This Ordinance being necessary for the preservation of the public peace, safety and welfare, an emergency is hereby declared and this Ordinance shall take effect and be in full force and effect from anfl after its passage. PASSED this 13th day of September, 1966. APPROVED: JIMMIE EDWARDS, Mayor ATTEST: W. I. MAUN, City Clerk 9-17 total of 120 have been shot down in the south. He said 206 helicopters also have been downed in the south and three in the north. On the ground, a Communist force of more than battalion strength opposed two companies of U.S. Marines today just three miles south of the demilitarized zone. The Marines were believed to be fighting a reinforced North Vietnamese army battalion, or possibly two battalions. A Marine spokesman said the two companies "don't seem to be in any particular danger." The fighting began about noon Friday. Since then the Marines had killed 50 Communists, according to body count. They es-' timated 110 more of the enemy have been killed, but this figure was not confirmed. The pilot of one plane knocked down Friday was listed as missing, but the two-man "crew of the other was rescued by helicopter. Their Phantom was hit while they were striking supply targets in the panhandle area just north of the demilitarized zone, and they bailed out over the zone. It was the second time the pilot, 1st. Lt. Bernard D. Giere of Chicago, had been shot down and rescued and the third time for the copilot, 1st. Lt. Henry J. Knock, 27, of Akron, Ohio. The downed MIG was the 19th lost by the enemy in aerial combat over North Viet Nam, compared with five U.S. planes. A second dogfight, also northeast of Hanoi, took place between two MIGs and four F105 IN THE CHANCERY COURT FOR THE CHICKASAWBA DISTRICT OF MISSISSIPPI COUNTY, ARKANSAS. VIRGINIA KNAPPENBERGER PLAINTIFF vs . No. 16946 STELLA BARRON and NELL JOHNSON DEFENDANTS WARNING ORDER The defendants, Stella Barton and Nell Johnson, are warned to appear in the Chancery Court, Chicaksawba District, Mississippi County, Arkansas, within 30 days and answer the Complaint of the plaintiff Virginia Knappenberger. Witness my hand, as clerk of said court, and the seal thereof, on this 15th day of September, GERALDINE LISTON, Clerk By Donna DiCicco, D.C. Oscar Fendler, Attorney J. W. Steinsiek, Atbrney Ad Litem 9-17, 24, 10-1, 8 ORDINANCE NO. 748 An Ordinance Prohibiting the Keeping and Ranging of Livestock Within the Limits of the City of Blytheville, Arkansas, Providing a Penalty Therefor; and For Other Purposes. BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF BLYTHEVILLE, ARKANSAS: SECTION 1. It shall be unlawful for any person, firm, corporation, or association to keep, maintain or range any cow, ox, calf, swine, horse, mule, burro, sheep or goat within the corporate limits of the City of Blytheville, Arkansas. SECTION 2. The prohibition contained in Section 1 herein- above shall apply both to the singular and plural of any of said species of animals and shall comprehend both the male and the female thereof. SECTION 3. Any person, firm, corporation, or association violating the provisions hereof shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and shall, upon conviction therefor, be fined in any amount not less than $5.00 nor more than $25.00; and each day any of said livestock shall be kept, maintained, or ranged within the corporate limits of the. City in violation of this Ordinance shall constitute a separate offense. SECTION 4. All ordinances or parts of ordinances in conflict herewith are hereby repealed. SECTION 5. This Ordinance is hereby declared to be necessary for the immediate preservation of the public peace, health, safety and welfare of this community and its citizens; therefore, an emergency is hereby declared, and this Ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage. PASSED this 13th day of September, 1966. APPROVED: JIMMIE EDWARDS, Mayor ATTEST: W. I. MALIN, City Clerk 9-17 Thunderchiefs. The MIGs fled after a brief encounter, apparently with no damage to either side.. On the ground, units of the.U. S. Marine battalion which landed Thursday just south of the demilitarized zone came under North Vietnamese mortar and automatic weapons fire in a predawn attack today. Associated press photographer Horst Faas reported from the battle area that two Marine companies operating about 1,500 yards south of the buffer zone suffered light to moderate casualties in separate attacks. The Marines' took one wounded North Vietnamese soldier as prisoner. The units were part of a reinforced battalion of more than 1,200 troops which landed by ships and helicopters in Operation Deckhouse 4 to seek infiltrated units of North Viet Nam's refurbished 324B Division. On the'political front, Premier Nguyen Cao Ky today pledged to speed up transition of his military government into a civilian democracy as a result of last Sunday's successful elections. Speaking to the foreign press corps at a luncheon, Ky said the elections were a severe blow to the Communists and their claims of influence and control over large sections of the people. "Now that we have set out on the road to democratic government, we cannot slow down," he said. "We cannot detour or rest on the excuse that we are only a caretaker government." In ground action Friday, U. S. troops reported killing 26 enemy soldiers in two battles in South Viet Nam and a South Vietnamese spokesman said Vietnamese infantrymen killed another 11 Viet Cong in an engagement in the Mekong Delta 75 miles south of Saigon. In air activity, Guam-based U S. B52 bombers hammered the demilitarized zone in a pre- miles north of the Marine operation. The intensification of both air and ground activites in the buffer area has brought the demilitarized zone nearer to complete involvement in the war. .Over North Viet Nam Friday, Navy A6 Intruders from the aircraft Carrier Constellation destroyed or heavily damaged 20 to 30 trucks in a 60-truck convoy 25 miles north of Thanh Hoa. They also silenced three antiaircraft gun positions in the area, a spokesman said. . U. S. Air Force jet pilots also reported attacking 50 large flat- bottomed cargo boats, destroying five and damaging 10. Communist North Viet Nam's news agency, in a broadcast monitored in Tokyo, today identified another captured American pilot. The agency said he was Lt. Burton Wayne Campbell, 27, of the U. S. Air Force and that .he was captured July 1. His hometown was not disclosed. The agency also' said that American flying ace ' Maj. James H. Kasler of Indinpol- is, Ind., suffered a badly broken leg when he was shot down last month. His capture had been reported previously by the ortJi Vietnamese. The agency quoted Kasler, an Air Force ace of the Korean War and top pilot in Viet Nam, as saying he had been "treated well' since his capture Aug. 8. CITY calling for "grass roots" support from the great masses of the state, emphasizing the facts of his birth into a poor family. "You know I love yuh," he said. "You know I need yuh by my side, standing up for Arkansas, standing up for freedom, standing up for America." OBiTUARY • David Nelson David, Steele Nelson of Huffman died at Chickasawba Hospital this morning. He was 83. He was a Blytheville area resident for 65 years. He was a retired farmer and a member of Mary's Chapel Baptist Church. He leaves four sons, Robert kelson of Richmond, Calif., Freddy Nelson of Blytheville, Charles Nelson of Ft. Bragg, C., and Richard Nelson of Ft. Rucker, Ala.; Six daughters, Mrs. Irene Zar- icor of East St. Louis, 111., Mrs. Virginia Jarvi of Marquette, Mich., Mrs. Maxine Kelly of Elkhart, Ind. ,Mrs. Lou Ann Farmer of Ha.rtford City, Ind., Miss Shirley Nelson of Columbus, Miss., and Miss Jackie Nelson of Blytheville; Two sisters, Mrs. Lilly Sturgon of Blytheville and Mrs. Lee Hamm of Blytheville; Twenty-three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Services will be Monday at 2 p.m. at Howard Funeral Service chapel with Rev. Bert Thomas assisted by Rev. L. N. Hinch officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. WARNING ORDER In the Chancery Court, Chickasawba District, Mississippi County, Arkansas. Mary Margaret Erim Plaintiff, vs. No. 16919 Tune Erim Defendant. The defendant, Tune Erim is hereby warned to appear within thirty days in the court named in the caption hereof and answer the complaint of the plaintiff, Mary Margaret Erim. Dated this 29th day of August, 1966 at S:20 o'clock p.m. /OlfAT 1 GERALDINE LISTON, Clerk By Donna DiCicco D.C. Percy A. Wright Attorney Ed B. Cook /'ty Ad Lltem M, 14 17, 84 NOTICE OF ELECTION REISER SCHOOL DISTRICT 31 Notice is hereby given that the annual school election for the year 1966 will be held in Keiser District No. 31 of Mississippi County, Arkansas, Tuesday, September 27, 1966 for the purpose of electing school directors, voting on school taxes and 01 such measure as may be submitted at said election. The polls will open at 8:00 a m. and close at 6:30 p.m. at the Keiser Supply Hardware. Given this 1st day of September, 1966. F. B. Wilson, President Lewis Wilbanks, Secretary 84, W, Daily Record Weather Yesterday's high—73 Overnight low—50 , Precipitation previous 24 hours (to 7 a.m. today)—none Precipitation Jan. 1 to date—36.53 Sunset today—6:05 Sunrise tomorrow—5:45 This Date A Year Ago Yesterday's high—91 Overnight low—71 Precipitation Jan. 1 to date—40.91 World Deaths SAN MATED, Calif. (AP) T. S. Petersen, 69, president of Standard Oil Co., of California from 1948 until his retirement in 1961, died Friday. (Continued (rom Page one) arage to be held in reserve for ther routes as needed. At 9 a. m. one bus would begin the run hrough the housing area of the ase. At 4:30 in the afternoon n additional bus would be used o. bring the people back to town rom work at the base. In the ivenings a bus would run from he uptown section to the service lub on the base and return. This trip would run each 2 hours. This trip would begin in the lortheast part of town at Moul- rie Drive, go west on Moultrie. Ward Lane, north on Ward ,ane to Logan Lane, east on <ogan Lane to Ruddle Road, outh on Ruddle Road to Main treet, west on Main Street to 1st Street, north on 21st Street o Chickasawba and Highway 51, northwest on Highway 151 o main gate at air base. Inside be base the run would go north n 8th Street to North Drive, ast on North Drive to 5th Street outh on 5th Street o Michigan Avenue, east on Michigan Drive o the Service Club and turn round and return on Michigan Avenue to Cypress Drive, south m Cypress Drive to Chestnut Drive, west on Chestnut Drive o Cottonwood Drive, north on Cottbnwood Drive to Michigan Avenue and main gate and re- urn. Tills route is designed primari- y to serve the air base personnel and civilian employees at he base. During the day the 1-2 hour schedule of buses would serve to bring families of j Mitchell of Little Rock as secre- air base personnel into town on shopping and recreation missions. .... BEVERLY. HILLS, Calif. (AP)—Leo Diamond, 51, internationally known harmonica virtuoso, died Thursday, apparently of a heart attack. OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - John F. Fritz Johnson, 39, former Omaha television announcer who in 1965 was disclosed to have had an earlier life as Law. rence Bader of Akron, Ohio, died Friday of cancer. Johnson disappeared in 1957, leaving a wife and four children in Akron. In 1962 he married Nancy Zimmer and they had two children The marriage was annulled after disclosure of Johnson's earlier life. PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The Rev. Dr. Herbert Braun, 64, associate executive secretary ol the Presbytery of Philadelphia of the United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A., died Tuesday. COMPLETE AERIAL FARM SERVICE Seeding - Fertilizing - Dusting Defoliating - Air Freight Charter Service RADIO DISPATCHER Dial Bly., PO 3-8692 or PO 3-7421 In Tennessee Call Dyersburg 285-4669 ABBOTT FLYING SERVICE MUNICIPAL AIRPORT Two Bisters, Mrs. -rant and Mrs. Cleo oth of St. Louis. Sarah Jones, JOHNSON (Continued from Page One) dentials than those presented by the man from New York." "The man from New York," is Johnson referred to his Republican opponent, Winthrop Rockefeller, came in for much slanging, which the crowd seeh- ed to enjoy. "Jim Johnson will stand or fall on these pledges in November!" Johnson also attacked a federal government that, he said, was "alien to the concept handed down to us by our forefath- to be stuck with a prissy sissy whose only claim to public service is that his millions attracted for him an honorary appointment rom a Denwatic governor." Johnson accused Rockefeller of using his position as head Of the state's Industrial Development Commission to take "the confidential informaiton available to Hm and (buy) property for housing developments in areas where new industries were to be located." (Rockefeller was later to brand this allegation a >ibel.) "(H)e wants to become King Winthrop the First," Johnson shouted. "If you have any doubt about this, I urge you to consult the respectable conservative Divorce Granted SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Mrs. Melvln Belli, third wife of the San Francisco lawyer, was granted an uncontested dlvorct Friday. She charged extreme cruelty, testifying Belli rarely had din- ler at home, refused to admit her to his social life, kept a bachelor apartment away from home, called her filthy names, tin 1 alened her .ife and boasted tie was keeping company with other women. :•• Mrs. Belli, 38, was granted custody of their son Caesar, 9. Belli, 58, was in Los Angeles. He concluded his speech by I Republicans who have been " " - ' ----- '- J — u - U! ~ <-••—»— trampled on by his hirelings in party affairs. Other names Johnson called Rockefeller included "the Santa Gertrudis steer," "the anointed one," and the "clever manipulator." Johnson renewed his vendetta against the Arkansas Gazette. "They will stop at noth. mention of action he might take | — nd p «o' th7depths «o to forestall the government's * „ ,:„, TM™.,,., -rL r.=. government's desegregation guidelines. He avoided also specific declarations of policy of all kinds. Earlier the convention had adopted a long platform which most observers considered reformist and even progressive in tone. It called for constitutional reform, an audit of the highway department, and studies of state agencies, tax structure, the .Arkansas election system, governmental re-organization, and asked for a minimum wa<;e. That platform had allegedly been drawn up by Jim Brandon, Sam Boyce, Dr. A. B. Luck, Sam Boyce, Tom Tompson, and Max Allison, ~the first four members of relatively liberal factions of the party, the last reputed to have been a behind-the- scenes liason man with Johnson and the rest of the party. In other action yesterday, the convention re-elected Leon B. Catlett of Little Rock as state chairman of the party and elected two new state officers—Mrs. Maupin Cummin J of Fayetteville as vice chairman and J. C. smear Jim Johnson. The Gazette knows that they cannot frontally attack my record of public service." The candidate made the only deviation from the printed text jf his speech when he attacked the Gazette for running a front- page article yesterday which highlighted Blytheville's Oscar Fendler's that as a Barber Makes Big Tuition Payment OLIVET, Mich. (AP) - When 3ennis MacKinder enrolled at Olivet College this week, school officials had to count him in — n more ways than one. MacKinder paid his first semester tuition with 900 dollar )ills. A licensed barber, he said ,he bills represented 900 haircuts. public declaration Democratic Central Singer Will Try To Modify Civil Rights SAN FRANCISCO (AP)-Folk singer Joan Baez says she plans to go to Grenada, Miss., Sunday to bring nonviolence back to the civil rights movement." "When little children get bumped in the head with rocks, it's necessary to do something," Miss Baez said Friday. "If I can protect one little colored kid, I will feel I have done something." will come to a screeching halt. Your tax dollars will not be the subject of greed by the favored few. •••••••••••••••••••it* Service* 87 tary. Consnicuously absent from their seats yesterday were most members of the Mississiora County delegation. The county's section of the auditorium contained sonia of the Osceola group identified with Kenneth Sulcer, who has found a home in the Johnson organization. The rest, Sulcer said, had either gone home Thursday night, or were sitting out yesterday's session in their hotels. "If Arkansas doesn't want a governor with the courage of Ms convictions, then they ought Committeeman, he could not support Johnson this year. Fendler had called Johnson's platform one of "hate and bigotry.'- 1 "The Gazette can find nothing better to smear me than printing a front-page story about a former member of the Civil Rights Commission who says he isn't going to vote for me," Johnson lashed out, as the pleased crowd yelped. (Fendler denied yesterday that he had ever been a member of the Civil Rights Commission. He said, "I have always been a staunch segregationist.") * * + Johnson continued a direct attack on the administration of Governor Orval Faubus (who had spoken grandly Thursday of "party unity," without actually backing Johnson as the party nominee). "Your highway department will be cleaned up. Your insurance department will be cleaned up. Your inequitable retirement system will be corrected. Influence peddling will be prohibited. "Intimidation of state employees will cease. Political manipulation of welfare funds FUNERAL HOME integrity Now! Never Clean Your Toilet Again! 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Oftentimes the youngster who grows up in comfortable circumstances and who gets his weekly "handout" from dad never realizes the value of money or the efforts required to make it and manage it, until he's on his own. By then attitudes and habits are difficult to reverse. But the newspaperboy quickly learns valuable lessons that stick While making money on a newspaper route is important, the experience of gettmg- the-job-done-no-matter-whaf is more important. When through route management, responsibility and self-confidence are acquired at this early age, a newspaperboy has an advantage over other youngsters that no amount of money can buy. If you're still wondering whether your son would benefit from newspaper route management, ask a community businessman or civic leader, or bettor stall, phone our Circulation Department. Blytheville Courier News

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