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MICROFILM SERVICE ft SALES CO. P*9* BOX 8061 4924 60U AVE. DALLAS, Lake Charles American Press STATE EDITION 5 CENTS LAKE CHAftLES, LA., THURSDAY, AUGUST 23, 1§62 26 PAGES NUMBER 25,069 DE GAULLE HAS CLOSE SHAVE WITH KILLERS AT BERLIN WALL U.S. Detains Red Vehicles WEATHER FORECAST Partly cloudy and warm through Friday with scattered mostly daytime thundershowers. Winds mostly southeasterly 5-15 m.p.h. Low tonight, 72; high Friday, 90. RAINMAKER? — Homer Berry, rotired Air Force major, works on his rain-making apparatus after a Little Rock, Ark., station offered him S500 to make it rain by Sunday. Berry, of North Little Rock, says he uses silver iodide to seed clouds from this barrel mounted on a pickup truck. He has had rainmaking jobs in New Mexico and Arizona. (AP Wirepholo). Kennedy Predicts U.S. Space Lead in Decade By DOUGLAS D. CORNELL WASHINGTON (AP)-Presidenl Kennedy says the United States is pouring billions of dollars and a tremendous effort into overtaking Russia in space—"and I think by the end of the decade we will." behind misleads the American people." I Russia or Russians figured in S one way or another in a wide range of conference topics. For example: Kennedv said "The Bloc"—he to talk with him" and any other heads of government who might By CARL HARTMAN BERLIN (AP) - Three Soviet armored vehicles taking guard replacements to the Soviet war memorial in West Berlin were detained by the U.S. at Checkpoint Charlie more than an hour today. At 2:45 p.m. the armored personnel carriers the Russians have used for guard movement since Tuesday were still at the checkpoint. Witnesses reported three American military vehicles were block- Judge Orders Space Center Workers Back HUNTSV1LLE, Ala. (AP)-A federal judge, saying even seconds are important in this nuclear age, ordered striking electricians to resume work today at Redstone Arsenal's Space Research Center. The National Labor Relations Board had a team of investigators on the scene to see if the judge's order was obeyed. Construction work on space projects—including the C5 Saturn booster for the United States planned moonshot—has been idled nine days by the electricians strike. U.S. Dist. Judge Clarence W. Former Head Of Allen Fair Dies in Elton ing the Russians' way into West! Berlin. During the night, U.S. Army cars made unopposed excursions into East Berlin to lest whether Moscow's abolition of the Soviet commandant's office would be followed by efforts to limit Western movements in the Communist part of this divided city. Although East German guards made no attempt to interfere with the American vehicles, U.S. authorities said it was still too early lo conclude that harassing meas- „ . , ... . . ures were not in the offing ! £ rant ? en : n P a s l ° r - ° ffic ' atl "g' One U.S. Army vehicle crossed , Bunal W1 ' 11 be '" " le Eltofn p* 0 ' from West Berlin into the Com- '! c cc . m 'lery «n charge of the Ar munist sector just before midnight j and returned without difficulty! Secret Army Band Sought in France After Plot Fails By RICHARD K. O'MALLEY PARIS (AP) — Police today sought a band of Secret Army Organization killers whose bullets missed President Charles de Gaulle by only inches in an ambush on the outskirts of Paris. An investigation indicated that Wednesday night's assassination attempt was the second planned this month on the 71-year-old French |- — Gunman Rapes Bride; Slays Bridegroom leader. The other failed to come off. ELTON (Spl.) - Funeral serv-j De Gaulle, unruffled but admit- iccs for Henry Buller, 87, of Ung he had « a close shave/ . rest . Route 2 Elton, will be held at 9| ed wilh his wifc at their guarded f.-m. Friday al St. Paul's Catho- country home at Colombev les lie church with Rev. W 111 i am jjjeu.x Eglises. The police search centered on a dark-haired man, about 30, who rented one of the ambush cars Mr. Buller died at 2:15 a.m. to- from a suburban _ garage three through Checkpoint Charlie, entry point through the Berlin Wall for military personnel. ! Two more U.S. Army cars fol- j lowed without meeting any delays. come. 'This was a sort of hopeful look meant the Communist bloc-has at long-term prospects in re- P ul liir fi c quantities of supplies sponse to a news conference ques- and an increased number of tcch- tion Wednesday about Russia's ! nicians into Cuba in recent weeks, orbiting of twin cosmonauts. He said there is no similar infor- The President said that Russia's action in abolishing its commandant's office in Berlin certainly cannot by itself affect U.S. rights based on a four-power agreement ^ Soviets, Britain and It was tempered by mention an even dozen times that this country now is behind, second, or late or that the Soviets have a lead. Kennedy said: "Anybody who at- mation about troops. He said that if Soviet Premier Khrushchev comes to the United Nations this fall—and he doesn't closer to home, Kennedy put himself in the cheering section for a Senate subcommittee's investigation of profits on America's stockpiling of $8 billion in strategic materials. The Russians announced Mr. Bullei long illness. He was a resident of the Elton area, a member of St. Paul's Catholic church, and a retired farmer and cattleman. after ai^ s ^^.Shf panel truck j ^^ Ncv ' . the 1 a i\^\\ uuuis CILLUL me 1 i i . assassins fired at the motorcade bem S shot . De Gaulle (AP)—A young man, married here iy evening, died today after in the head hv a Wednesday they were doing away with the office of city commandant and transferring his duties "temporarily" to Gen. Ivan Yaku- bovsky, the Soviet commander for East Germany, who has headquarters at Potsdam, just west of Berlin. Western officials viewed the action as a Communist effort to cut one more "slice of salami" from Western occupation rights in the campaign to force the allies out of the city. Communist propaganda organs were expected to argue that the Soviets" no longer needed a military authority in Berlin and was an honor; taking airport. The garage owner, who supplied . . to a military ! f n , ma " who kidnaped him and hi* bride from their motel room early iy president of the Allen Parish Fail- Association. He had served as its first president when it was organized in the late 30's. He was also an honorary member of the the clue, saicl the dark- haired man rented the same truck! for five days on Aug. 4. Police noted that period coincided with De Gaulle's trip to Paris from his Allgood gave union leaders a ' r- ''her did the Allies. ,«:,„,«.,«,.». .„.,„»., ..,.-«. know that Khrushchev will-"I The President said and repeat- tempts to suggest lhat we are not I would hope I would have a chance ecl that extremely large proiils iwcre made by the Hanna Mining Company with very little risk to i the firm, that he could under: stand the desire of some witness| es "lo limit the investigation by : charging it is an attack on former 1 President Eisenhower, but 1 think Ithe Congress ought to do its job." | Kennedy spoke of former Secre- jtary of the Treasury George M. '•'We are examining it!Humphrey as a responsible official of the company. Humphrey has contended the inquiry is an attempt to slap at Eisenhower 15 Commie Ships Enroute to Cuba stern lecture Wednesday, telling them to get their men back on the job. The union president, Gordon Freeman, issued a back-lo- work order earlier in the day. Jerome Cooper, lawyer for the union, said after Allgood's order: "We've told them they are free to go to work. Now we will tell them in another way." He d i d not elaborate. James Haygood, business agent for the union—Local 558 of the AFL-CIO International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers—declined comment. Allgood made permanent an earlier temporary restraining order prohibiting picketing and The United Stales, Brilain and France look the view that the sudden switch of command on the Soviet side did not affect Western rights or Ihe Soviet responsibilily for what goes on in East Berlin. President Kennedy told a news conference the Soviet Union could Allen Cattlemen's association. j country home. He gave a luncheon. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. I Aug. 8 at Elysec Palace for visit-j Louisa L. Buller of Elton; three ing Dwight D. Eisenhower, sons, Ocy and Allen Buller of Kinder and Asa Buller of Sulphur; one daughter, Mrs. Odel Bertrand of Elton; one brother, Frank Buller of Elton; nine grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren; two stepsons, McKinsey Sonnier of Elton and Zcnis Sonnier of Welsh; two step-daughters Mrs. Allen Putnam of Elton and Mrs. Ralph Hayes of Welsh. i Wednesday and raped the wife. Jack Foster, 23, of Yreka, Calif., a.m. at Washoe Medical Clinic in Reno where he had been taken with two bullet wounds. Mrs. Foster, also 23, of Medford, Ore., was treated for shock Hospital in Car- T-, rt n , . ,, . —w«v^. ...u.Li/iu III, 13, of Sanln De Gaulle had come to the capi- Rosa . Calif . js in jai , charged wjth lal Wednesday for a Cabinet meel- ing to draft stronger measures to stem a wave of terrorism blamed on right-wing extremists from Al- assault with intent to kill. Larry Fister, Nevada highway patrolman, chased him down and geria. DeGaulle's car was hit captured him in the Foster car at Silver Springs, east of Reno, by at j shortly after Mrs. Foster leaped least id bullets in a heavy cross- from the vehicle in Carson City fire as it sped along a road lo the and reported the attack. Villacoublay airport. | Foster's bride, Patricia, told of- One of the bullets missed him | fleers a young man broke into by only two inches. Others broke j the rear window and pierced side windows. The president was showered with glass but unhurt. By LEWIS GULICK WASHINGTON < AP > ~ Fifteen Communist ships were reported en route to Cuba today. They are in addition to 16 vessels said to have docked at Cuban ports late last month with an estimated 3,000 to 5,000 Communist bloc technicians plus large quantities of goods including weapons. President Kennedy said al his news conference Wednesday the saying now." Other U.S. authorities indicated they do not yet know what the Reds are up to. One speculation is that Moscow wants to strengthen the Communist hold on Cuba by sending in large numbers of "technicians" who will operate in key positions. Another is that the Cuban economy is sagging so badly that the Communist bloc has decided mas- through himself. Bourbon Street Vice Crackdown , NEW ORLEANS (AP) -Police not affect rights of the four occu- announced the arrest of 12 per- pation powers by a one-sided de-j sons f rom three Bourbon street clslon ' i clubs Wednesday night as they The Soviet action, however, had continued their campaign against the effect of severing connections B-drinking and vice, between the Russians and thej Officers also launched a crack-1 saicl puncture-proof tires on the their room and kidnaped them at gun point in their auto. They drove to Truckee, Calif., then to Lake Tahoe, then headed east. The gunmen—believed number-1 Sne saicl lne gunman shot her ing at leasl 10—fired about 150 bullets at the molorcade and hit some of the other cars. husband and dumped him from the car, raped her twice and drove to Carson City, where she escaped. No one in De Gaulle's party was; Passing motorists found Foste hurt. A passing motorist was an( ' ne was rushed to a hospital. wounded in the hand. Interior Minister S?"/^'-Satellite Fired American, Brilish and French commandants in Berlin. The So- down on secret-warning systems they said some bars were using president's car and on the police car which followed him were a viet commandant was the official i to warn dancers and B-drinkers saving factor. Bullets hit the lires lo whom Ihe Western command- of raids. members to return to work." He agreed with a National Labor Relations Board attorney, Jules Serot, that telling members they were "free to return to work" was not sufficient. A spokesman at the Marshall Space Flight Center said about 70 per cent of the construction workers were back on the job Wednesday. actions by the East German regime affecting West Berliners and Allied personnel in West Berlin, as well as protests against Ihe shooting of East Germans trying o escape across the Berlin wall. U S. government has information lhat Red ".supplies and techni-1 sjve a,d is needed lo revive. Us clans of rather intensive quantity! Western Hemisphere ally, in recent weeks" have been land-i ]t js slJmil;Ued a j so ,iiat the ing on the Caribbean island. ; Communist help-while nol of the Kennedy gave no figures, bulJkj nc i f or any i ar g e sca i e foreign Two Subs Meet Under Arctic fee Al By KLTON C. FAY Military Affairs Writer said Ihere is no infurmtUion thai Russian soldiers have come lo Cuba or I hat the Communist aid is a buildup for an invasion of another country. The President declined lo assess the significance of the slepped-up assistance to the Communist- linked regime of Fidel Castro, attack—will augment efforts lo export communism from Cuba lo other Latin American countries through subversive means. WASHINGTON (AP) - A hide- I due operation started July 31 and concluded when Ihe Iwo ships sur faced Aug. 2. Navy experts consider it a major tactical demon' and-seek maneuver by two U.S. stralion that antisubmari ne war- Navv nlnmip snnmarmps miner <•_.._ ... .1 i .M > _•.. i _.. Large Fryers Ib. 24c Large Roosters ... Ib. 15e 1/2 Calf (cut free) . . Ib. 37c 20 Ib. Meat Deal . . ..$7.95 7-Steaks 5 Jbs. $2.45 Round Steak .. 5 Ibs. $2.95 Ground Meat 3 Ibs. $1 Vienna Sausage ... can 5c Seaport Coffee Ib. 49c Red Potatoes, ..10 Jbs. 29c Uotif Crust Flour 5 Ibs. 29c Grade B Eggs .. 3 doz. 95c Banner Oleo Ib. 15c Pork Roast Ib. 29c Spare Ribs Ib. 29c 5c pk. School Paper, Ic ea. (Limit 6) Fresh Water Catfish, Ib. 59c While Med. Shrimp, Ib. 79o Fresh Gar Fish . 4 Ibs. $1 OPEN 'TIL 8 P.M. DAILY M E L V I N ' S FISH & MEAT MARKET J702 Klrkmon HE 63657 OPEN ALL DAY SUNDAYS TERMS ON MEATS M E L V I N ' S FISH & MEAT MARKET 202 West McNeese GR 7-2973 OPEN 'TIL 10 P.M. DAILY Reports reaching W are unclear as to Ihe nationality of technicians who have been arriving in recent weeks. Navy atomic submarines under polar ice points to the way a deep and deadly war could be fought in the Arctic. j President Kennedy announced | secret operation to ai NOTICE Robichaux Draperies 505 W. Sallk-r will be closed from noon Friday, Aug. 24, until 'Hies., September 4. SPECIAL FOR FRIDAY NOON 11 a.m. — 2:30 p.m. SEAFOOD PLATE Creole Slvle Shrlmo and Okra Gumbo Hot Potato Salad Fried Flic! of Catfish Crab Meat Roll Fried Shrlmos Stuffed Shrlnia Hot Poach Cobbler Hot Cornbrcad Coffee or Iced Tea ALL FOR ONLY 89c Whole Broiled Speckled Trout (1 Ib. or ovor) With F.F. Potatoes and Cole Slaw 69c FRED'S CAFETERIA 1501 Broad Turn lo Paoe 18 for Friday Niaht Soeclal news conference Wednesday, saying lhal Ihe submarines Skale and Seadragon had made "historic rendezvous" under the ice, Jhen surfaced through an opening at the North Pole. "This," said Kennedy, "is the first time lhal Iwo of our submarines have worked together in this manner under the arctic ice pack and 1 want to congratulate all of those involved in this exceptional technical feal." The submarine versus subma- FREE 10 LB. BAG CHARCOAL BRIQUETS OR SIX PACK OF r>EPSI COLA With purchase of 8 gallons or "more of CONOCO GASOLINE SATURDAY, THE 25T11 HAZARDS CONOCO Corner Ryan & Prlen Lake Road fare in the hostile and weird environment of the ice-capped Arctic Ocean seems feasible in the event of hostilities. Another phase of submarine warfare, rocket-firing by submersibles, creates urgent requirement for counter-measures. Russia is beginning lo build and send lo sea atomic submarines. One of the logical launching points for any Soviet submarine rocket attack on the United States and Canada would be the Arctic Ocean. The U.S. Navy maintains a barrier patrol across one route for Russian submarines into the Atlantic. That barrier extends eastward from Greenland to Iseland and the Faroe Islands. But the Arctic Ocean, on which Russia borders, is wide open. Authorities dismantled a system they said was used at a Canal Street club as a warning signal. At the Monkey Bar, police said a red light over Ihe bar was triggered by the doorman when police were sighted. i but the light j speed on. cars were able lo POINT ARGUELLO. Caiif. < M^ -An unidentified satellite v\ -\n launched from here in predawn De Gaulle, disdainful of his own i darkness today atop a Blue S-mt safety, always travels in an ordin-1 rocket, the Air Force reported, ary French car, but security ot'li-: A spokesman declined to s;iy cials said an attempt will be made ' what lype of satellite il was or now to get him to use a car with: whether the launch was successful bullet-proof glass. -in pulling Ihe satellite into orbit. CALLOURA'S PET CENTER Grand Opening Friday and Saturday August 24 and 25 Tiooical Fish Aquariums d Supplies Parakeets Canaries Finches PI aeons & Rabbits Also Food for Above Pels Dog Food — All types of Cages Cat Food & Supplies 706 N. Lyons St. HE 6-7036 MEET AT NORTH POLE — Members of the crews of the nuclear submarines USS Skate and USS Seadragon exchange colors and memorial plaques on the ice at the North Pota after an. under- ice meeting following trips from New London, Conn., and Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Comdr. Joseph L. Skoog Jr., commander of the Skate (left), and Comdr. Charles D. Summit!, the Seadragon commander, make the exchange. President Kennedy announced their exploit at his news conference Wednesday. (U. S. Navy Photo via AP Wirephoto). FINAL CLOSE OUT Dinclto Choirs W.9S 4Drawer Chest V1.88 Extra Larae 4 Piece Bedroom Suites W.W SPIece Donish Modern Living Room Suite }'»« 2-Ple« Sola Sels S3»-« FACTORY OUTLET 1900 Klrkman SI. LAURA'S Weslpolnt Shopping Center, Sulphur Thurv, Frl., & Sot. Only Vj PRICE Rose Maria Reed Swim Suits White Staa Skirts, Blouses & Shorts I Crouo Teen Skirls SJ Open Thursday Unlit 1:QQ P.M. . LOST Large Seal Point Siamese Male Cat. Reward $20 Contact HK 9-8978 DRV CLEANING SALE Wed.. Thurs., Frl., Sol. Suits *id Plain Dresses |5c Pants and Skirts 3 lor $1 Free Pick-Up and 0*)lvery Minimum Bundle • JI.7Q CO Q. VARSITY CLEANERS Ml 1 Qrienwlcb Blvd. GR 7-37/4 ACME CLEANERS 2KM Rvw St7 , Hi f-JIII II

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