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Del Rio News-Herald (Newspaper) - October 8, 1976, Del Rio, Texas DEL RIO SHIFTS INTO HIGH GEAR Greenville First Texas City Over Top in United Way Drive DEI RIO TEXAS Friday October 8 19765 SATURDAY OPENS STARTS RIG FAMILY MATINEE As the Del Rio and Val Verde County United Way campaign sought to shift into high gear today there came the elec news that Greenville has become the first com munity in Texas to make its United campaign goal Greenville county seat of Hunt County located some SO miles northeast of Dallas is ap proximately the same size as Del Rio with a current estimated population of Long noted for its no nonsense ap proach to the United Way Greenville within a few days af ter the opening of its campaign has raised This is per cent of this years goal President of the United Way in Greenville is Winston Wallace while Ruth Sanders and Mike Herman served as co chairman of this years cam After a breathtaking start the United Way campaign in Del Rio slowed as if to catch its second wind As of noon Thursday pledges and contributions tabulated totaled The goal is for to Astro Graph For Saturday Oct ARIES March 19 Anothers carelessness could prove to be expensive for you today Dont end up paying for someone elses mistakes TAURUS April 20 Decisions made in anger today will only cause you additional frustrations Keep a cool head at all times May 20 Patience is not your long suit today particularly when perfor ming an unpleasant task Be particularly with tools CANCER June 22 You might run into someone at a gathering today who will arouse your animosity Dont say or do anything youll later regret LEO July 22 Usually youre looked up to by friends but today you could pull a stunt that will diminish your luster considerably VIRGO Aug 22 Anyone who doesnt readily agree with you today is likely to experience your wrath Com ing down heavily on the wrong guy could cause you a heap of trouble LIBRA Sept 23 Business situations today will be more complicated than they appear at first glance Before Jumping in test the waters SCORPIO Oct 22 Making compromises will be difficult today but its your wisest course Be reasonable if you expect others to be likewise SAGITTARIUS Nov 21 Dont delegate tasks today to anyone whose capabilities youre in doubt of Be doubly sure the man and the job mesh CAPRICORN Doe 19 Youre prone to take risks today youd normally shy away from If you find yourself in a tight spot itll probably be due to your own actions AQUARIUS Jan 19 Trying to bluff In a situation youre unsure of today could furher complicate the issue If you dont have the cards dont call the bet PISCES Fob 20 Weigh your words carefully to day or you may say the wrong thing to the wrong person Sidestep any type of philosophical or political debate Your Birthday pet i itrs Several unusual business propositions may be presented to you this coming year through acquaintances Screen them carefully Check out the promoters M well TNI STOil boat life automobile homeowner fetid Wilson mmo benefit the Boy Scouts Girl Scouts Boys Club Red Cross Salvation Army USO South west Diabetic Foundation Cerebral Palsy Planning of Val Verde County Laughlin AFB Youth Activities Annual Defense League Texas United Community Services and Texas Association of Men tal Health The services of all of these organizations to Val Verde County are well known While there have been a large number of very generous gifts drive officials expressed dismay at an apparent failure of many contributors to un the united nature of the appeal No gift is too small to be ap However if a wage earner contributes to the United Way these means he is giving less than eight cents each to the organizations who depend on this campaign for year long operating support it was pointed out Fair share giving by sub stantial numbers of the citys firms and individuals is an ab solute must if these voluntary organizations which provide ex Volunteers Vital To Girl Scouting The local Girl Scout program whose administrative leaders professionally trained in turn train volunteers oh a local level is important to all age girls in Brownies Junior Senior and Cadette organizations The local organization is called Del Neigh Service Team Mrs William Woodward is the neighborhood chairman In charge of organization is Mrs Glenn McGonagill Mrs James H Croom is the troop consultant and Mrs Robert Hagen public relations chair man The above Neighborhood of attended a Service Team Training at Camp Jo Jan Van The many leaders who are actively leading the troops this year include Mmes Josie Frankenburger Juanita Henera Kathy Lehmann Julia Bevins Patsy Deakin Liz Larcam Kathy Parks Also Mmes Merrie Sch weers Wanda Bond Jackie Mattox Ruth Allen Amy Darlean Love Judy Cronk Jeannie Lewis Manuela Calvet ti Del Woodward Beverly Agee Mmes Janice Parnell Virginia Gasper Linda Pryor Nell Schuster Vicki Meza Romelia Ramon Sue Croom Ruby Malicoat Virginia Galle Candy Hagen Mmes Margie Gomez Ber tha Luna Sunni Reilman Deb bie Kreb Karen Graham Terri Pienta Louise Bremer Patty Mickle Jeanne Thurmond Lin da Watts Mrs Ed Brown and Mrs John Trevino The Girl Scout program draws support from con to the United Way Campaign Monday Holiday Sot For Some For some people this will be a long holiday weekend as Columbus Day normally Oct 12 will be observed on Monday according to Federal laws changed several years ago All Federal offices in the Courthouse here as well as other Federal offices will be closed Monday The Del Rio Postoffice will be closed Monday with box ser vice only on Sunday and Mon day Mail will be dispatched as usual Saturday and on Sunday at the outside box Mail will be picked up at the usual time on Monday afternoon There will be no business or residen tial delivery service The City and County offices will not be closed on Monday according to local officials Come our way for SUNDAY BUFFET Everyone in the family will find some thing they plenty of it Served from till Children ten And Under LODGE Highway 90 West 7758591 For The Best In Food and Drinks at the Lowest Prices In Acuna Motel Restaurant and Bar Invites you to come In and find out how much more your Dollars buys at bur place In rooms meals and drinks Youll be de lighted to find out were cheaper than our competitors with the current official rate of pesos to Dollar MEALS Mexican salad rice beans chile con carne toco tea or coffee sherbet Chiles Hellenes beef or cheese Tempi quena Chicken Mole Por tortillas and savory sauce Nachos Mexican bacon salad Other choices for your selection DRINKS leers Carto Superior Corona Drinks and Scotch ft Whiskey quoted are in currency Cd Mexico important health charitable and character building services to Del Rio and its people are to receive the sup port they must have to carry Payroll deductions are made available by many firms to make fair share giving easier for their employes As the week was coming to an end Appeal Chairman Phil Ricks and Cochairman Jerry Crowley stated that they have received word from several large organizations within the city reporting that canvassing of personnel was near com We expect to see a sizable climb in tabulations of gifts and contributions in the week stated Crowley Harvest We hove your ADAMS FLOWERS BIG WESTERN DANCE FRED MCDONALD and his Vaqueros THE STAGECOACH Behind Gibsons No Cover Charge Four 1 Swashbuckler 2 Cartoon In Color 3 Battle of Worlds 4 King of Carnival Ch 11 Television FRIDAY NBC CBS PBS ABC IND 6 7 10 Lucy Show NBC Nightly TV 4 Big i Sanford Son Chico the Man Rockford Filet Sarpico Tonight Show Midnight Special Star Trek Nawt Lati Make a Deal Spencers Pilots Friday Night Movie CBS Late Movie Protect Terror Sesame Street Mr Rogers Neighborhood Electric Co Zoom People and Week in Review Wall St Weak US A People and Father Cede Me Son NOVA Captioned ABC Weekly Theatre Merv Griffin Show ABC Evening Dragnet The Moppets Donny Merle ABC Friday Night Movie Mary Hartman Mary Hartman Ironside Tha En San Antonio Reporter 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