Redlands Daily Facts from Redlands, California on April 2, 1964 · Page 6
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Redlands Daily Facts from Redlands, California · Page 6

Redlands, California
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Thursday, April 2, 1964
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6 - Thuri, April 2, 1964 Redlands Daily Facts Unmonned Gemini space shot sioted next week CAPE KENNEDY (UPI) — "Hie United States opens its second man - in - space program next week with an unmanned Gemini space shot that i must meet seven objectives to TREASURE HOUSE Your unused furniture or appliances will find a ready mar- Itet through Classified Ads. forestall further delay in the project's schedule. The primary goals of the orbital flight, set for Tuesday, were spelled out Wednesday by\ the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). Gemini, designed to keep two men in orbit for up to two weeks to practice rendezvous and other techniques for moon missions, is the bridge between the successful Mercury manned spaceOigbt program and the Apollo men - to - the moon venture. The first Gemini spacecraft, a production model stripped of life support gear, is to be hurled into an orbit ranging from 99 to 183 miles above earth. No attempt will be made to recover the craft. The upcoming shot was originally scheduled for last fall. Any troubles in the flight would push the first manned mission well into 1965. NASA's main objectives for the first shot are: —To prove that the Titan - 2 rocket and its 7.000 - pound spacecraft are able to work to­ gether properly on the six min-j ute climb into orbit; —To measure the heat caused by air fricUon on both the booster and capsule during launch; —To prove that the modified Titan - 2 rocket performs as planned and does not produce excessive vibrations or other conditions unsuitable for manned flight; —To show that the rocket and its ground guidance sys tems are able to achieve the proper orbit necessary for fu ture manned missions; •To check the racket's flight control systems; —To test a unique trouble detecting device designed to give astronauts enough warning to abandon their craft in the event of an impending failure; —To prove that the 19 - foot spacecraft and its equipment section is capable of withstand ing stresses during its trip into orbit. In addition, the shot will be used to check out' ground equipment, launch facilities and to provide training for later flights. IT'S DIAMOND SAYINGS TIME AT.. DIAMOND MERCHAINTTS OF AMERICA UALITY JEWELERS fi/ffls for April listed by Smiley Public Library Mr. and Mrs. Robert Leh mann have used and enjoyed the film which the Library offers as an added service to the people of Redlands. To show their appreciation of this serv ice and to give pleasure and in terest to others, Mr. and Mrs Lehmann have purchased and presented to the Library the film FACE OF LINCOLN, win ner of the Academy Award in 1956. In this film the noted sculptor, Merrell Gage, describes the life and career of Abraham Lincoln as he sculpts from clay a life-like bust of the Ifitb President of the United States. He makes physical changes in the face, hair, beard and ex pression to correspond with events in Lincoln's life. University of Southern California pro duction. B&W. 22 minutes. ASK ME. DON'T TELL ME (B4W) 20 min. 1962. What are the causes of juven lie delinquency? What can be done to help those who suffer most from it, the juvenile de hnquents themselves. This film shows what happened in San Francisco with restless and unemployed teen-agers. We hear their speech patterns, enter their world, sense the disappointment and hostility ofun- employment, and share some of the subtle humor. All this is set against the ever present rock and roll rhythm. (Contem porary) BIG GAME CAMERA HOU- DAY COLOR 14 min. Panorama of Tweedsmuir National Park. MONTREAL COLOR 20 min. A panorama of a great bilingual metropolis, set against a backdrop of the changmg seasons. A CITY CALLED COPENHAGEN (COLOR) 15 minutes 1960. DISASTER, 1906 (B&W) 29 mmutes 1960. A documentary of great historical significance of one of Americas worst physical tragedies—the San Francisco earthquake and fire. The film is made up primarily of photographs, with movement added by special camera tricks and sound effects giving much more realism than expected. Adapted from the book The Earth Shook, the Sky Burned. (Studio 16) THE FACE OF RED CBWA (B&W) 54 minutes 1959. A new filmed report on conditions inside Commumst China, based chiefly on exclusive film photographed inside China in November and December. 1958. FIVE COLORFUL BIRDS (COLOR) 10 minutes 1954. The way in which the goldfinch, cedar waxwing, scarlet tanager, woodpecker and east- em bluebird nest, feed and protect their young along with the use of protective coloration of their plumage is shown in this colorful film. (Coronet) HIGHLANDS OF THE ANDES (B&W) 20 minutes 1949. (Earth and its People Series) HIGHLIGHTS OF HIGHWAY SIXTEEN (COLOR) 10 minutes From Prince George, in the lake-studded interior of British Columbia, to Prince Rupert. POLAND: LAND UNDER CX)MMUNISM (COLOR) 22 minutes 1960. A film report made by Kenneth Richter on Poland, an 'Iron Ctotain" country. The Poles are shown as hard-working people suspended between East and West, committed to an alliance with the Soviet Union, yet reaching towards the West" for sympathy and understanding. REAL WEST (B&W) 50 minutes. A fascinating authentic look at America's west irom 18491900, narrated by Gary Cooper. The still picture animation technique is used to explore the social and economic development of the expanding west. RUSSIAN LIFE TODAY (COLOR) 7 minutes 1952. Folk themes, "Acre of Clams", "John Henry", and Ole Dan Tucker" are portrayed in graphic design and song. (UCLA) WHITE THUNDER (COLOR) 13 minutes. Highlights some of the most unusual camera shots ever made in America's greatest and most spectacular tourist attraction, Niagara Falls. (Ford Motor (Company) WORLD OF WATER (B&W) 10 minutes 1954. Introduces a number of tropical fish, outstanding for their oddity, beauty, or spectacular quality, in the aquarium of the Bronx Zoo. (McGraw-Hill) Booze hound causes beef EAST ST. LOUIS, 111. (UPI) —Bennie Marks didn^'t mind sharing the bar with a dog but when the pooch started to drink his glass of beer, that made him mad. Marks complained to police after Richard Cunningham brought a dog into a local saloon, took a glass of beer away from him and gave it to the thirsty animal. Vfben Marks beefed, police said Cunningham knocked him off the bar stool. Cunningham was charged with assault. Facts aassified Ads Can Sell Anything Can 793-3221 Shop Conveniently Friday Nights 'til 9 WITH THESE REDUNDS MERCHANTS The Harris Cempaiiy Western Ante Karl's Shoe Store Her Majesty SoHy Shops McMahon's Famiture Co. Harry G. Wilson Jewelry Levine's People's Furniture Gabnel Bros* Shoe Store Noms Yorcfo^e Store Herman's Furniture & TV Fowler's, The Men's Store Nelson>Hales Furniture Gair's Sfiger's Clifford Forror. Jeweler Howard Smith, Jewelers Colonial Maple House Good's Wearing Apparel Woolworth's Burroughs, Appliances . THERE'S ALWAYS AMPLE FREE PARKING FRIDAY NIGHTS

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