Galesburg Register-Mail from Galesburg, Illinois on July 25, 1973 · Page 16
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Galesburg Register-Mail from Galesburg, Illinois · Page 16

Galesburg, Illinois
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Wednesday, July 25, 1973
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JAiSqJgsburti ftefltetef'Mail, . <fote$tHira. Wednesday, July 25,1973 Cambodian PimOM PENH (UPt) ~ Prwktent Lon Nat ordered tighter defenses in and around Pimm Penh late Tuesday and foreign embassies notified their dtizefls to leave the capital itnSffeBiately because of the deteriorating situation. On the outskirts of the city, governtmnt troops battled Communist insurgents and American warplanes hit suspected Communist targets wife in six miles of the capital. The U.S., British and Australian embassies notified their nationals to leave Phnom Penh now. Sources said the embassies called the situation "uneef* tain," Lon Nol announced in a radio address that he was ordering the government to set up defense systems immediately in Kenroy of Skokit, in. would like to express their appreciation to: MARY SEASTEDT, of SEASTEDT REALTY 175 N. Henderson Galesburg, III. who acted as sole broker in the acquisition of the property to be developed as Sandburg Mall Shopping Center the inner city and suburbs. Me said the measures would last "until further notice." Early today, city office workers appeared on streets wearing army uniforms And marching in formation. Army officers then showed them how to use hand weapons, including the U.S.*made M16 rifle. U.S, 2)52 bombers, Fill swinging figfiter-bombers and F4 Phantom jets hammemt Communist positions south, west and north of the capital during the night. It marked the ldftth consecutive day of heavy American bombing since the intensive air war began. , Field reports said heavy American air strikes and government ground fighting occurred Tuesday less than two miles from the Plwom Penh suburb of Takhmau on ftighWay 1 Fighting and bombing also was (reported 10 miles down Highway 3 and six to 10 miles Cease-Fire Violations Soar To Most Since June 17 SAIGON (UPI) - Cease-fire violations soared to the highest in more than a month today and Communist and government officials struggled to break a deadlock in prisoner exchanges, military spokesmen said. In the 24 hours ending at noon today, the Saigon command said it counted 93 Communist truce violations, highest noon-to-noon total since June 17 when there were 111. Command spokesman Lt. Col. Le Trung Hien said the chiefs of the two-party Joint Military Commission went into session late today to explore ways out of the prisoner exchange deadlock. They have three days to do so. The joint communique signed in Paris June 13 gave both sides until July 28 to complete prisoner exchanges. The South Now You Know By United Press International Americans ate more beef than ever in 1972—nearly 116 pounds per person. Vietnamese government has returned more than 800 of the 5,081 prisoners it said it held and the Viet Cong has freed 228 of the 662 prisoners it held. . But the government halted release of civilian war prisoners at Loc Ninh Tuesday, accusing the Communists of trying to prevent some of the I prisoners from defecting to the' 1 government. "This is an action lacking in good will on the part of the Saigon administration," a Viet Cong official said, "and is aimed at dragging out the detention of civilian prisoners, to continue bringing pressure on them and wipe them out." A total of 825 government- held prisoners and 28 Communist-held prisoners had been freed in the current exchange, which began Monday,.when the releases Were halted Tuesday. northwest of the capital wtr Highway & ' Field reports said govern* mem troops pushed back insurgents at Phnom Basset, id miles to the northwest and the scene of heavy fighting in recent weeks. In another development, the government announced the signing liter today of a new 1*74 economic aid agreement between Cambodia and the United States. Informed sources said the agreement would total $24. million with a probable in* crease later in the year. COLLEGE STUDENT HOUSING- Persons with furnished apartments or tlteelna rooms available in the Galesburg area for college student housing beginning in September, 1973, are requested to call: Corl Sandburg College 3434101 Extension 237 50! 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See it at Sears today. 3-Speed Trolling Motor Has Push- Burton Reverse Save 13.41 Reg. 73.39 88 So quiet, the fish won't know you're there! 3 motor tilts for different water depths. Push - button electric start works on 12- volt battery. Reg. '239.99 5-HP Air-Cooled Recoil-Start Outboard Motors Save $24.11 4 ££88 Reg. 179.99 Iv3 Dependable motor at a low price) 360 degree pivot for reverse and easy maneuvering. Also has a water - cooled exhaust for cooler operation. Accepts remote tank. Shop at Sears and Save Satisfaction Guaranteed or Your Money B»ck 417 East Main Street Galeiburg, Ulinoil Sean, Beebuck 9*4 Ce,

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