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Albuquerque Journal (Newspaper) - July 27, 1971, Albuquerque, New Mexico The Weather Partly Chance for a fow later Slightly lower afternoon temperatures High near 88 Lows 56 Valley 60 Details Page KNAI Good Morning We Wonder It That 08 lion Buggy For Tho Moon Drive Was Built By The Lowest Bidder Year Volume Number Tuesday Morning July 27 1971 30 Pages in Two Sections Price lOc Apollo 15 Given OK for Lunar Landing of Summer Rain Winds Lightning Hit Central Uy ROBERT V DRIER The heaviest of I he summer accompanied by high winds and lightning en- central New Mexico Monday the northern section to the Middle Rio Grando The storm Hooded highways and streets including those in Santa Fe and Albuquerque Indigent Court Fees Study Set caused power outages and some runoffs Stale Police high water temporarily closed the highways north Santa Fe leading to Los Alamos ant Espanola Traffic was sloppet when high waters flooded the highway intersection at quo where to Los cuts of BETWEEN Los Alamos and Espanola vras closed due to to a rock slide along the highway Stale rolicc also reported there was danger of a bridge on being washed out about to 2 miles east of Telegraph Union OKs Contract WASHINGTON for env ployes of Western Union Co agreed day to accept a 19 pay over two years and end a nationwide strike J W Massey Western Union manager in Albuquerque sale employes will start reluming to work at Wednesday Massey said about 23 employes in Albuquerque had been on since June 1 E- L Hageman president at AFL-CIO United Telegraph Workers said employes will begin returning to their jobs at midnight Tuesday Greeted at lie by Friends Sons Noah 13 Carlos Tijerina Isabel 4 and Wife Patsy Admirers Mob Reies Tijerina On His Return to New Mexico y BARBARA LAWLESS Dist Judge Filo f Ihc Judicial District said he will Uy TOMAS 0 MARTINEZ With strains of music in the sir and tears ID the eyes of Lopez Tijerina returned to Albuquerque Monday after spending more than two years in a federal prison Tijerina 14 founder of the Alianza land grant group slate sentences ol 1 to 5 and 2 to 10 years kidnaping and assault iu connection with the 1967 raid on Ihc Tierra Amarilla Courthouse Alter his release Monday morning was taken a civil court where he waived extradition to New Mexico on the state charges An bond of 110.000 was posted last week on the state convictions arrival nt Sunport Monday afternoon camo after his release from the U.S Medical Center or Federal Prisoners In field Mo where he was serving a prison term burning n sign in Santa Fe National Forest A crowd of admirers mobbed Tijerina as he left the plane and took his two youngest and Isabel his arms Carlos appeared bewildered His mother Patsy Inter explained that the child was only 10 months old when Tijerina was imprisoned and lie did not know his father Isabel eagerly embraced and kissed her father as they made their way through the crowd with swarms of reporters and photographers Tijerina told reporters he could not discuss future plans until he spoke with his bation officer Jle was released on parole the condition he would not hold nny office or title within the Scdillo vice president presented with a plaque in the shape of the stale ol New Mexico with an inscription thanking him or having opened many eyes awakened many minds Continued on Rate Hike Proposal Step Closer to OK By MIKE Tho City Commission Monday night approved he second reading of an ordinance aimed at creating new revenue for the city through a hike in water and sewer rates The ordinance passed by a margin Commissioner Word voting against the measure Payne has stoutly op- posed any increase in rales since City Manager Richard SCHMIDT SAID his organization was opposed io th proposed Increase average small hom owners will be paying a large percentage increase than wi the larger subscribers to the city's water and sewer systems However Harry vie chairman of the commission cald the actual dollar also should be heavily posal more than six months ago Only ore person Nel Schmidt of the Now Mexico Democratic Council spoke out against the measure Wilson first Introduced the and pointed out lhat th minimum user of will pay an average of about more a year for the compared to a or Continued on lie said improved fringe valued at another 4 per cent would go into effect this An Albuquerque couple year The company estimated tilled as Mr and Mrs oilier are worth 2 Javens were cut by glass when per lightning shattered a window of WE CONSIDER il a good Hageman said The committee is r c c ratification a Santa Fc restaurant Associated Press reported They were c u s to m c r s in Ihc restaurant at the time nize requests for free TIIE STORM apparently lashed hardest in the Los Fc areas and then south across Albuquerque's representation and consider putting a n indigent criminal lees With only allotted out budget for indigent Judge Scdillo aid fhat without controls one two cases could completely our fund Attorneys arc paid by the lour but they often ask ment for 30 or 40 hours research for attending pre- minary hearings and other said Scdillo Scdillo estimated that the new judicial district would Ic 70 to 100 criminal cases Trough next July 1 A NUMBER of people have sked for free legal services Hit they're in said Sedillo Everyone wants lite tale to pay for H bul If we run jut of funds we terminate the criminal end of our court Scdillo said one attorney had called asking to be appointed to represent a client he said was But J him we would operate on a fee basis and he said he'd make arrangements the client's family for ment the Judge said A FORMER assistant district attorney Scdillo said I'm close to the courts I know who the arc While Scdillo said he hadn't discussed the flat lee system with attorneys yet Albuquerque attorney Raymond Sanchez has some defendants on small matters Sedillo said he hadn't signed Sanchez to a contract bul I have talked Io him and told him Continued on and out Middle Rio Grande Valley Albuquerque's areas struck by winds at more than 50 miles an hour and a downpour which at one 1800 block of Carol 1.73 inches of rain Albuquerque had power outages in Ihc Hills section and an area south anc north of Ihc 7600 block of NE a Public Service Co spokesman said THE POWER was Hills from about p.m while in the area around the block of Menaul more than 200 residences were without power from to The storm also caused a transformer fuse to blow in Placitas leaving the community northeast of Albuquerque without power from 5 to p.m the PSC spokesman said At Jade Park Mobile Home Estate WOO San Francisco NE runoff waters washed out anc Continued on Journal Index Action Line Around New Mexico Classified Comics Crossword Dally Editorials Financial Movies Obituaries Sports Stars Today's TV Weather Woman's World glad the strike is over The agreement docs nol about 3100 Western employes uj the New York area who are separately he AFL-CIO Communication Workers of America The new two-year provides a genera wage increase e f f e c t i v Wednesday and a hik a year later Hageman said THE AVERAGE Wester Union wage at the Continued on t Voting Today In Corrales Corrales residents today wil elect a mayor four conncilmei and a municipal judge in their first village election The Corrales Communit located behind the fir station will open from 8 t 7 p.m for anyone wanting t cast their ballots Any registered voter living in he are roughly encompassing 430 acre extending 300 feel on cither sic of Corrales Hoad from the Be County line north Ranch Ella Driv Mockingbird and Sand View Academy will be to vole Candid ales mayor Harold Diego Garci Orlando Wagner and Mrs Ba bara Christiansen men Mrs Dulcina Curtis Robert Johnson Wesley Horacio Martinez Mrs Salce Richard Joseph Garrelt A man Municipal Judge John E Browne Faulty Switch Briefly Perils Space Mission Compiled From Journal Vires SPACE CENTER 15 sped toward I he moon Monday night and was cleared to continue toward a lunar landing after a flashing light was found to have been caused by a bad switch rather than any serious problem aboard the craft Astronauts David R Scott Alfred M Worden and James B Irwin Monday morning were launched flawlessly from Capo with their new moon buggy and scientific payload They were hurled into a orbit of the earth and then set course for the Soon thereafter however an electrical short cuit developed and Mission Control said that if it were found to control critical valves there would be no moon landing TIIE TROUBLE WAS narrowed o some kind short cuit in one two switches controlling the big thrust rocket engines When Scolt tapped the suspect switch with his hand he signal light went out as suddenly as il had come DD Mission Control spokesman John Riley said the convinced technicians that the problem was simply in the switch perhaps B loose connection or a bit ol loose solder and that nothing was wrong with the main spacecraft engine itself We're confident we can develop procedures to around the said as the astronauts look ultraviolet pictures of earth on their way to the moon State Office Acting as Adviser in Study This Is he third In a nal on Ihc Western U.S Plan or surrey ordered by In 1069 Writers In Iht Journal's Washington and Sania Fo anj on its que staff have contributed to this on tlie Io he In 1917 have a vital bearing on the find social future of New From Journal's Santa Fc Bureau FE Stole Engineer Reynolds Is on advisory committee o the survey being made h ho Bureau of mation Ills office Is In preparation of data CVIT He said his office specifically is preparing a statistical plan of water usage in New Mexico due for com- in two years said the also is relying heavily on advice given by his concerning water problems In this slate WE ARE participating and will of course do everything to sec our problems con- and our Interests taken into account in the be said Reynolds sees no Increase in for Now however of the at least many less the weather ratification aspect of It should produce unexpected results in the near He said the rights o Indians arc token into account in the study along with of all other users DISAGREED with charges made recently by William water law with the of Indian to the effect the study would result giving iway Indian water Much Mr has to say we Chink is not Reynolds celd New Mexico Io import of the prohibition by Congress against any study of water im- except Ip California is a in years to come EO years or so New Mexico could receive additional water from the San Iuan if enough water were diverted IB Northern California Io replace il HE SAID the study is now concerned principally with resources it the Imperial Valley In California which would Include use o underground steam to generate power nnd of the un- lur use in ir- rigation water salvage and modification Last winter he reported the bureau a modest modification operation ir the Woll Creek Pass area of southwestern Colorado Results have not been analyzed enough Io know its As for Indian rights Reynolds ATTENTION be given to Ihc requirements of all users including In- dians in Ilia I dm con- their interests will be The Bureau of In- dian Affairs is an agency the of the Interior to Ihp Bureau of belongs I am confident of the interior will make certain the Indians sre protected He said already have been use of a substantial portion ol water to which Nev Mexico is entitled from the San Juan under Upper Col- River Compact He snid they ere entitled to consumptive use o aero foci year or the Navajo Irrigation Project now construction and acre feet which has besn assigned the Utah Construction Co Io develop lho Continued Apollo 15 Timetable CENTER Houston tUPI The for flight of Apollo 15 All limes Mountain Res period ends Crew changes film in cameras mapping earth Astronauts begin exercise period p.m Second course correction if needed p.m Telecast of inspection of moon fonder Falcon The telecast begins at p.m as Invin enters Falcon followed five minutes by Scotl p.m Scott anil Irwin rejoin in command ship Endeavor p.m Astronauts begin exercise period p.m Astronauts cat prior to sleep period An official said a previously announced test of the rockel engine which was suspected to be faully was cancelled Flight Director Jerry Griffin had said earlier indicated a possibility the rocket engine would not work well enough Apollo 15 to attempt a moon landing THE WARNING light on when the astronauts cut loose from the upper stage the Saturn 5 rocket fhat launched them from Cape Kennedy at MDT and turned around to hook their lunar lander Falcon onto the nose of the command ship Endeavour Their inillion mission to the moon was acknowledged to be the longest costliest and potentially the most hazardous in history But the early hours of Use flight went as routinely as a drive to the supermarket seven hours after launch and despite sudden warning light Scotl Irwin and Worden had finished their meal cream of tomato soup spaghetti and meal balls peach ambrosia chocolate bar and grape drink and sere taking turns looking back at through a telescope It's a fantastic Scott a colonel and of earth orbital flights as he viewed the panorama from miles out in space As a matter of fad this sure would br a good place for n space right he snid referring to the Skylab program which is io gel under way in April 1973 TIIE ASTRONAUTS will reach moon Thursday look with them million worth of scientific equipment best wishes from President Nixon and in admonition from Scott's flic Ann to a ball Tlie craft was so accurately aimed at the that canceled a planned to correct any curacies A course correct ion rocket burn may lie performed late today however but officials suid it would be very small They set a businesslike from the start when their tnn spaceship aloft from Cape Kennedy atoi a mighty Saturn 5 rocket spewing and billowing smoke job That iras a very smooth ride all the radioed Scotl a tew than 12 minutes allur liftoff when he had entered orbit 106 miles The Americans set off calmly on their journey less than a month after the Soviet cosmonauts of il were killed on return from a space flight of air bubbles in the blood as a result jf sudden ol their Tne circled the earth 1 Vmcf before on
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