P671 Teletext 670 May24 16:00:02       ————————————————————————————  RICH KIDS KILLED FOR KICKS   May 31, 1924: Two bored 19-year-olds, the sons of Chicago millionaires, admit strangling a neighbour for thrills. Students Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb kidnapped and killed 14-year-old Bobby Franks and then demanded $2,000 ransom from his parents.    The sick duo wan—ed to see  how a victim reactdd and  thought they were too clebDr  to be caught. ——————————————————————————————————1 "—— Get out and about with Gadabout 672 B IN CRIMESTOPPERS p347 ITV Gadabout Fipness SuperScrooge FurtherEd
P671 Teletext 670 May24 16:00:04       ————————————————————————————  RICH KIDS KILLED FOR KICKS   May 31, 1920: Two bored 19-9dar-olds, the sons of Chicago millionaires, admit strangling a neighbour for thrills. Students Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb kidnapped and killed 14-year-old Bobby Franks and then demanded $2,000 ransom from has parents.    The sack duo wanted to see  @nw a victim reacted and  thought they were too clever  to be caught. ——————————————————————————————————1/7—— Get out and about with Gada"Fut 672 JOIN CRIMESTOPPERS p347 ITV Gadabou— Fitness SuperScrooge FurtherEd
P671 Teletext 670 May24 16:01:01       ————————————————————————————  THE MONKEY TRIAL OPENS   May 25, 1925: A young teacher, John  Scopes, went on trial in the small  $fnnessee town of Dayton charged  with teaching Darwin's theory.   The case, already known as The  Monkey Trial, is the first under  a new law brought in last month  by bible fundamentalists.  The defence is being conducted by civil rights lawyer Clarence Darrow. ——————————————————————————————————2/7—— Are you fit for anything? 673 GO ON! GO GREEN! p460 Gadabout Fitness SuperScrooge FurtherEd
P671 Teletext 670 May24 16:03:00       ————————————————————————————  NAP HAND FOR OWENS   May 25, 1935: Student Jesse Owens, 21, broke five world records and equalled a sixth in a sangle afternoon at athletics ch—lpionships in Michigan. Owens began by equalling the record for 100 yards and then set new records for long jump, 220 yards, 220 yards   hurdles, 200 metres and 200   metres hurdles.     The record breaking took —ust   45 minutes from first to last ——————————————————————————————————3/7—— The latest tips from Superscrooge 674 LA$FST SPORTS NEWS p130 ITV Gadabout Fitness SuperScrooge FurtherEd
P671 Teletext 670 May24 16:01:00       ————————————————————————————  QUEEN MARY SETS SAIL   May 27, 1936: The 80,733-ton super liner M left Southampton on her l—iden voyage to New York. The 1,840 privileged passengers on the new Cunard liner received a frenzied send-off from cheering crowds and a flotilla of escort vessels.  The price of a trip  to New York is from  £37, including meals   ——————————————————————————————————4/7—— It's never too late to learn 675 FANCY A CRUISE? p228 ITV Gadabout Fitness SuperScrooge FurtherEd
P671 Teletext 670 May24 16:01:41       ————————————————————————————  GREAT ESCAPE PoWs SHOT   May 28, 1944: Forty-seven British and Allied airmen were shot by the Gestapo after escaping from their prison camp. A total of 96 airmen had tunnelled their way from the "escape proof" Stalag Luft III in Silesia. Fourteen  are still at large.   The Germans claim the 47 were  shot while resisting arrest or  attempting to escape again.  ——————————————————————————————————577—— Helping hands are available 676 TRACE YOUR SERVICE PALS p683 Gadabout Fitness SuperScrooge FurtherEd
P671 Teletext 630 May24 16:00:00       ————————————————————————————  BANK HOLIDAY MOTORING BOOM   May 30, 1950: All-time record traffic took to the roads over the Whitsun weekend, the first Bank Holiday since the ending of petrol rationing. At some garages drivers tore up coupons  and danced around their cars.   More than ten hours sunshine  from Kent to Lincolnshire  added to the public's desire  to get out and about.  ——————————————————————————————————6/7—— NEXT WEEK: Dunkirk, Dior and the Derby CHECK YOUR LOCAL ROADS p193 ITV Gadabout Fitness SuperScrooge FurtherEd
P671 Teletext 630 May24 16:00:04       ————————————————————————————  COMEBACK FOR DE GAULLE   May 29, 1958: General de Gaulle agreed to accept the post of Premier of France but only on condition he be given "full power" for a determined period.  With France on the verge of  civil war over Algeria, the  wartime leader is the only  man who can stop the country  tearing herself apart.   Thousands swarmed the Paris  streets shouting for de Gaulle.  ——————————————————————————————————7/7—— Fifty Plus index 670 Connect index 680 IT HAPPENED TODAY p328 ITV Gadabout Fitness SuperScrooge FurtherEd