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The Columbus Ledger from Columbus, Georgia • 2

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COLUMBUS, LEDGER, AUG. 25, Fate of 0503 Unknown Solar Satellite Ends in Failure CAPE KENNEDY, Fla. (AP) -A "Sunshine Satellite-" was the sun today but disappeared into a dark cloud of technical difficulties. Space Agency officials announced the 620-pound satellite not achieved the planned 350-mile-high orbit because of apparent trouble with the rocket's third stage. "Fashion Your Home From Our Wide Selection Of Fine Furniture At Low, Low Prices." PEOPLES FURNITURE CO.

1012 1st AVENUE They did not know whether the satellite, named 0503 for orbiting solar observatory, had achieved a lower orbit or had plunged into the ocean. But, they said, its mission was an apparent failure. OSO3 carried nine experiments to continue solar investigations begun by two earlier OSO satellites, launched in 1962 and last February by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. A total of eight launchings is planned in the series to chart a full 11-year solar cycle from the present quiet period to a period of peak activity when numerous solar flares spill torrents of radiation into space. APPROVES LOAN HIKE WASHINGTON (AP) The World Bank announced it has approved an increase a million dollars in a loan of 000 it made to Liberia in Janulary, 1964.

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He was a steward of the Woodland Methodist Church and for many years active in civic affairs of the local Lions Club. He was born in Talbot County on April 4, 1886, a son of the late Henry Thomas and Ida Pye Woodall. He is survived by his widow, the former Bertha Mae Matthews of Woodland, a son John Henry Woodall a daughter, Mrs. Robert H. Wilson, Swarthmore, five grandchildren.

Mr. Woodall graduated in 1908 from Georgia Institute of nology with a BS degree in mechanical engineering and the following year organized Georgia Wrapper. He later organizWoodland Furniture, firms now doing an annual business of more than $2 million. Mr. Woodall was a cousin to the W.

C. Woodall family of Columbus. He was credited with being the organizer of the Georgia School Boards Association and for several years was a director of the National School Boards Association. He declined to serve as president of the National Association. Mr.

Woodall first served in the Georgia Senate during the stormy 1947-48 session when Herman Talmadge and M. E. Thompson both laid claim to the governor's chair. Woodall Gemini Gemini control said. Minor but irritating problems kept both busy as they approached their fifth daymore than half way -in the eight-day flight.

Gemini control passed the word up to them that they were "go" for another day least to the start of the 77th orbit. The word came just before they entered the 61st orbit 9:28 a.m. EDT over the Baja Peninsula of lower California. Plans already were underway for a splashdown -barring unforeseen 9:51 a.m. EDT the westemergencies ern Atlantic.

The would fire retro to start their fiery re-entry into earth's atmosphere at 9:29 a.m. "Your fuel usage is getting sort of close," Houston mission control warned Conrad during radio contact with their Gemini 5 in the 59th orbit. Otherwise, space center officials said, was going well on the recordbreaking flight. At 10 a.m. EDT today space pilots were to complete their fourth day in space enter the downhill phase of the flight.

record The capsule entered the 60th gle orbit at 7:54 a.m. EDT. The "We figure we need about 44 (lahoma pounds (of fuel) to finish all of make the experiments, and we have passed about 45 the flight hours controller said, "so be conserva- ago by tive on it, okay?" rey Conrad agreed and asked a favor in return: that experiments be cut out of evening periods of their cosmic flight. "We, for some reason, are having trouble sleeping," Conrad reported in a conversation with fellow Elliot M. See.

"One guy astronauts the one when he's doing anything, is what it amounts to." Despite sleep problems and minor difficulties ranging from computer inconsistencies to a radar problem, mission control reported "all systems, go" for the full eight-day flight. "They seem to be doing quite well," said fellow astronaut Edwin (Buzz) Aldrin. "They're in pretty good shape." Cooper and Conrad copied the list of experiments in a conversation with Gemini control relayed through the Carnarvan, Australia, tracking station. It called for shooting photographs of unspecified ground and space objects as the astronauts whirled through orbits 60 and 63. Other paces included a repeat of visual accuity run in which the space pilots try to sight a giant eye chart laid out in Laredo, Tex.

They were also instructed to "shoot the stars" with special radiometric equipment on board the capsule, and to take a close look at thunderstorms which were in heavy formation over northern Florida. Cooper today owned the world's space endurance record but "we got no reaction from him" about it, said space officials. "We did not advise him from the ground. "We assumed he would realize this." At 10 a.m. EDT today, the at clock ticked off their fourth day in space.

There were four days to go for Gemini 5. "I don't expect we'll have at trouble the rest of the any flight," said an obviously pleased flight director Christopher C. Kraft. Neither Cooper nor Conrad had forgotten, however, that the journey must come to an endSunday morning, if all goes well. Early today, as Gemini 5 swung across South America and the Atlantic Ocean, Cooper practiced a series of maneuvers he must perform before re-entry.

all Hour by hour, Russia's proclaimed superiority in manned exploration of space was crumbthe ling. Tuesday night, at 10:46 p.m. EDT, Cooper grabbed off and the No. 1 space record the So- Local Deaths, Funerals HUBERT J. LOCKLAR Hubert J.

Locklar, 60, 1217 20th died at 11:20 a.m. Tuesday at his residence. Mr. Locklar was born in Pike County, April 6, 1905, a son of the late Eugene and Carrie Locklar. He was a member of Second Avenue Baptist Church.

Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Hubert J. Locklar, Columbus: two daughters, Mrs. Ha-" zel Brown, Phenix City. and Mrs.

Helen Hilyer. Columbus: a son, Virgil Locklar, Columbus: three sisters, Mrs. Fred Benton and Mrs. Eley Jordan. both of Phenix City, and Mrs.

Kyle Jordan, Banks, four brothers, Dewey Locklar, Troy, Huey Locklar. Columbus: Hubbard Locklar. City. and Herschel Locklar, Banks. and several nieces and nephews.

JOHN M. ETHERIDGE John Morgan Etheridge, 90. Rt. 1, Phenix City, died at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Cobb Memorial Hospital.

Mr. Etheridge was born Oct. 26, 1874, in Wilkes County, a son of the late Mtichel Joseph and Fannie Hunnicutt Etheridge. He was a member of Ladonia Baptist Church. Survivors include his widow.

Mrs. Lucy Etheridge, Phenix Citv: two daughters, Mrs. J. T. Ridley, Phenix City.

and Mrs. Ruby Rhodes, Philadelphia. two sons. T. M.

Ethridge and W. M. Etheridge. both of Columbus: seven grandchildren: 16 great grandchildren: two great great grandchildren. and several nieces and nephews.

MISS VIRGINIA MCFARLAN Miss Virginia McFarlan, 66, Ellerslie, died at 4 a.m. Tuesday at St. Francis Hospital, after a long illness. She was born March 10, 1899, in Ellerslie, a daughter of the late Robert and Lucy Foster McFarlan. She had lived in Ellerslie all her life and was a member of Ellerslie Methodist Church.

Survivors include a half-sister, Mrs. W. N. Carter Columbus. and a half brother.

Ralph McFarlan, Montgomery, Ala. had left--the endurance for orbital time by a sinastronaut. slender pilot with the Okdrawl. first man to two trips into orbit, surthe world record of 119 6 minutes set two years by Soviet Vostok 5 pilot AlBykovsky. Ga.

(AP) A Tift in jail under $1,000 bond. the time it was thought he sufTIFTON, Court Judge J. Bow- fered a heart attack. County father has sworn out Superior Later, the sheriff said, the warrants charging his two teen- ie Gray issued an order authoripublication of the 15-year- father said he overheard a conage daughters and a 23-year-old zing versation in which he learned with attempting to feed old girl's name which normally man would withheld under Geor- rat poison had been placed in him rat poison. said Tues- be juvenile law.

a prescription he was taking. Sheriff Tom of the Greer said the State Crime Greeer gia's day the father, John D. McGill. Greer said one daugh-. of the charges of assault ters is accused of buying insect Lab reported that a sample placed and putting it in corn- the medicine contained enough and attempt to arsenic to cause death.

murder against poison Gill. 15, Roy said, but at area a few miles from Tifton. Shirley McGill, 18, Brenda! weeks, 60. was The family lives in a rural Me- bread several ago. and Young, 23.

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LOIS THROWER Mrs. Lois Thrower, 71, 941 Henry died at 2:50 p.m. Tuesday at St. Francis Hospital, after a long illness. Mrs.

Thrower was born Aug. 23, 1894, in Tallapoosa County, a daughter of the late Miles and Clara Cooksey Machen. She had lived here 20 vears and was a member of Sandy Creek Baptist Church in Alabama. Survivors include her husband, W. T.

Columbus: three daughters, Mrs. G. W. Pigg. Mrs.

Ralph W. Henderson and Mrs. Bobby Bodiford, all of Columbus: two sons. J. D.

and W. T. Thrower both of Columbus: SIX sisters, Mrs. Bell Pleass, Dadeville. Mrs.

Homer Lankford. Alexander City, Mrs. Joe Sam Landrum, Forsyth. Mrs. Tip Johnson, Tuskegee.

and Mrs. Myrtice Clark and Mrs. Vocater Reader, both of Lanett, seven grandchildren: one great grandchild. and several nieces and nephews. H.

T. MODLING Herbert T. Modling, 71, 1105 Lawyers Lane, died at 4:45 p.m. Tuesday at The Medical Center, after a short illness. Mr.

Modling was born Feb. 1, 1894, in Fort Mitchell, a son of the late John Thomas and Celia A. Sallas Modling. He had lived here 22 years and was a veteran of World War I. Mr.

Modling was a retired mail carrier was a member of Columbus Primitive Baptist Church. Survivors include his widow. Mrs. Codelia Bell Modling. Columbus: a daughter, Mrs.

Thomas U. Butts III, Columbus: four sisters. Mrs. I. A Weaver.

Seale. and Mrs. Elizabeth Kite, Mrs. R. Goodroe and Mrs.

Jack Horton. all of Jacksonville, five brothers, Albert Modling. Seale. Paul Modling. Fort Mitchell.

Lewis Modling. Phenix City. John Modling. Jacksonville. and the Rev.

Nathan Modling. Glen Saint Mary. three grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. For full details of funeral arrangements please see Funeral Notice Column on Page 22..

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