The Brazosport Facts from Freeport, Texas on August 19, 1962 · Page 17
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The Brazosport Facts from Freeport, Texas · Page 17

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Sunday, August 19, 1962
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fi" FLASHGORDON GOOP NEWS. GORPON, THE RESCUE TEAMS HAVE NOW SEALED OFF THE DAMAGED SECTIONS/WE'RE IN PERFECT OPERATING CONDITION/ YES. CAPTAIN POWys,,,BUT LOOK AT THE FIGURE©,,, THE FACTS/ THE IMPACT OF THE METEOR HA© SLOWED YOU POVW/ THIS SATELLITE WILL SOON START DROPPING TOVVARP FOUR HOURS / FOUR HOURS, YOU SAY, _ GO RPON SIR/ GORDONS FACTS CHECK/WE'VE LOST SPEED,, WILL SCON LOSE ORBIT. ALTITUDE >,» YES, CAPTAIN POWVS,, FOUR HOURS BEFORE THIS GIANT SATELLITE HITS EARTH'S ATMOSPHERE ... ANP GOES UP LIKE AN INCENPlARV BOMB, SIR / I HAVE THREE THOUSAND PEOPLE ABOARD, ©ORP.ON. ,.. MOSTLY PASSENGER -TRANSIENTS OUTWARP BOUND. EVEN WITH ENOUGH SHIPS ..WHICH WE DON'T HAVE.«I COULPN'T EVACUATE THEM IN FOUR HOURS/ THEN ,„ THE PANGER OF PANIC/ OUR FLEET OFTU<3S.,,!F WE PUT THEM ALL TO THEY MIGHT BE ABLE TO SPEEP US UP/ NOT ENOUGH TO KEEP US FROM FALLING, SIR~ BUT WE COULP GAIN EVACUATE ALL TUGS AT WORK"/ CAPTAIN/ CHECK THE COMPUTERS TO SEE HOW MUCH WE GAIN/ King n*tur*if fiyndiMtt, »nc.,-19C2. World rifbd racmd. ,v, ENOUSH. SIR/ IT MIGHT 6/VE US HALF AN. HOUR AT THE MOST/ NEXT WEEK"- MASS HVSTERIA!

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