Garden City Telegram from Garden City, Kansas on February 1, 1964 · Page 10
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Garden City Telegram from Garden City, Kansas · Page 10

Garden City, Kansas
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Saturday, February 1, 1964
Page 10
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Demonstrations Mark Sit-in Anniversary •y THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Demonstrations and boycotts •till were being used today to protest segregation on this fourth-year anniversary of the sit-in. Atlantans faced possible re- •umption of picketing at a downtown restaurant, focal point of protests the past week. An integration leader talked of novel and unique protests at Chapel Hill, N.C. The Cleveland Board of Education headquarters was the scene of a sit-in and New York public schools prepared for an antisegrcgation boycott Monday. The first sit-in began almost unnoticed at Greensboro, N.C., on Feb. 1, 1960. But this method of attempting to desegregate eating places spread rapidly and now has been tried in many cities of the nation. Atlanta and Cleveland in particular experienced sit-ins, picketing and street demonstrations the past few days, as well as minor violence. Jam*s Forman, executive secretary of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (9NCC) said demonstrations would continue in Atlanta on the anniversary of the sit-in movement. The head of the younger demonstrators made the statement Friday night, despite a decision by members of a Negro leadership conference to give qualified endorsement to a plea by Mayor Ivan Allen Jr- for a 30- day cooling-off period. Conditions set by the leadership conference included dismissal of charges ngninst all persons arrested during the protests and a meeting with Atlanta restaurant owners to work out a desegregation plan. At Chapel Hill, J. V. Henry, an SNGC field representative, said, "We will do something here we have never done he- fore." He did not reveal what form the' racial protest would take. J«m*( Farmer, director of the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE), said earlier this month that novel and unique demonstrations would start Feb. 1 unless all businesses were desegregated in the university town At Tuskegce, Ala., statu authorities waited today to see if. THE ADVANTAGES OF FQRESI6NT What would happen if you lost your earning power for a month, a year, or longer? You might have to sell your valued poi- lenioni to meet expeniea. A man with foresight will help protect his salary against losa caused by an accident or sicknesi with an Income Protection policy. MILLER INSURANCE AMNCY Hi £. Ch.itnut •« *-35IZ CAftDfN CITY INSURANCE •OAtO and how, federal officials might react to the closing of desegregated Tuskegce High School. The high school doors were shut Friday under orders from the State Board of Education. A day-long sit-in it the Cleveland Board of Education headquarters turned into a sleep-in, and there was no indication how long it would last. The biracial sit-in wag staged after some 500 members of the United Freedom Movement, had rejected a tentative proposal from the school board for full Integration in September. Flexon Uses Horn SUMMKRLAND KEY, Fla.)ap) —Floyd Flexon uses his automobile horn to help him catch sharks. He strings a bait line across a channel near his home and connects it to the horn. When the horn blows, it means a shark is on the hook. Flexon sells the sharks to a restaurant which features them as an exotic menu item. More and more customers arc acquiring a taste for sh^rk and the restaurant owner saya he can use all Flexon can catch. —Whether buying or selling, use Telegram Want Adtf The civil rights group hns been seeking more integration of 800 Negro pupils transported by bus from overcrowded Hazeldell School to three other public grade schools in Cleveland's east side area. In New York, Negro leaders went ahead with plans (or a Monday boycott of classes attended by nearly a million pupL's, mote than half of them Negro or Puerto Rican. New York .schools uve integrated by law, but ibout 165 schools in the city have mostly Negro and Puerto Rican pupils because the neighborhoods are mostly Negro and Puerto R'.can. At Hatticsbure, Miss., a state judge sentenced a Negro civil rights worker to six months in jail on a charge he had encouraged a seventh grade pupil to skip, school for several days. The Negro punil J?t«r uas found on a picket line The University c£ 'LCMIS at Austin opened its social frnterni- tics to Negroes. The 26 fraterni- ties at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, N.J-, were warned they face abolishment unless they halt all racial discrimination. It Garde* City Telegram S«t«Krf«y, February 1, 1*44 NOTICE My office will b« closad from Fab, 6 through Feb. 9 while we attend a research seminar in Fort Worth, Texas. Dr. K. L Bourne 617 N. Main Garden City, Kansas SNUFFY SMITH WHAT ARE YE GIGGLIN' ABOUT, WOMAN ? I WUZ JEST LOOKIN'AT * OL' BULLET," PAW 010 YE EVER SEE ENNYBODV SO CONTENTA8LE IN ALL VORE BORNEO DAYS ? STEVE CANYON 1 2 r i 1 * i y i « UNAWAEB THAT A 5TOEM 15 ABOUT TO BREAK, MAUMEE WALLOWS IN THE FUN Of POL1TICK- IN<S * EVEN SO, IT WAS \ DOONIE IS MORE FUN STUMP- I ALWAYS ING FOK. THE COW I LIVING IN TWO YEARS AffO.'A THE PAST/ THEY CHEERED WHEN) THE JULIETT WATCH HAP ITS FIRST PARAPE THEY SHOULD BE IN WASHINGTON PLUSOING FOR ATOMIC AIRCRAFT CARRIERS.' I OONT UNDERSTAND THESE KIDS.' EACH SIDE TAKES A PRIVATE POLL -AND EVERY STUPENT VOTES FOK WHOEVER THE POLLSTER is WORKING YOU HEAR AKXrr THE NEED FOR, YOUNG POLITICIANS-MAYBE THE COUNTRY 6ETTINS THEM/ THE RYATTS BLONDIE PAGWOOO-. ..I'LL. NEED MORE HOUSEHOLD >• MONEY THHS WEEK YOU'VE GOT TO BE MORE ^ PRACTICAL. "YOUVE COT TO - 6ET A LIMIT ON YOUR SPENDING THE TROUBLE 19. I'M ALWAYS BROKE 1 REACH IT.

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