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Independent (Newspaper) - April 12, 1972, Pasadena, California Complete Coverage of Sports Pasadena Topics Midweek Edition of The PASADENA CALIFORNIA WEDNESDAY APRIL 12 RETURNS TO President Lyndon B Johnson who suffered a major heart attack in Va last Friday is shown as he arrives ot Brooke General Hospital in San Antonio early today after flight from GETS Action Line is your service solving your problems getting yam answers for your rights To get action write ACTION LINE Colorado Blvd dena Calif 31109 Q I got a parking ticket for over- 6 My car was parked on Villa where no warning is ed I have heard that this law is to facilitate street cleaning the streets are not cleaned every night Also I have heard that if one calls the police his car is lo be parked over- night at a given address he won't be What Pasadena A The parking ban applies o all na streets except Colorado Boulevard a slain highway The reason for the ticket is that he law which doesn't require posting of signs was ken The time to argue whether nr mil a law is reasonable is when it is being considered by the Board if City Directors in this case June 2 Police us a courtesy for tors will sometimes let you park nut front up to 2 nights U necessary anil if the practice Isn't abused Q In April 1971 at Nash's Producers Inc look pictures of my daughter which I paid lor that day in advance Several weeks later when they didn't come I contacted Producers Inc still no pictures Please help me get either my money or pictures M G Pasadena A No just contact Manager Dale Schoenhoven of Nash's Pasadena lo ar- range for a refund or new picture free based on your said they find no record cither there or at Producers of your complaint Q Congestion in southwest Pasadena from ly of Santa Fe freight trains between 4 and 6 p.m is unbearable Can anything be done to relieve the Pasadena A The city must have those signals at Arroyo Parkway tied In to he railway signals at nia Boulevard and Del Mar Boulevard as re- quired by the Interstate Commerce Commission and Public Utilities Commission A city Public Works spokesman said though that they are working with the PUC to permit the light to go green when train has cleared instead of ing lhat extra cycle He will also see if left urn arrow on Mar can go green when he is there so that cars at least ACTION Page 2 INSIDE TODAY Arbitration Hit Pasadena's Board of Directors opposed a which would mandate compulsory binding arbitration for police and fire personnel Page Crossword 12 People A2 3 Sports Television 12 Theatres C7 Whereto Pasadena area Kast Valley 4452434 Los Angeles News desk phone afler Sports after hours For delivery of a missed paper subscribers to the Evening edition may call from 5 p.m to 7 p.m Monday through Friday 7 to and 7 to Sunday subscribers io the Morning edition 7 to Monday through Saturday 7 to Sunday Council Members Elected Turnout Heavy In Area Vote By WANDA TUCKER Staff Writer Voters in area ties gave votes of confidence to some of their cily council members at Tuesday's tions but In others some in- were defeated by political or by re- treads Winners will be sworn in for four year terms at each city council's reorganization ing next Tuesday Relatively heavy turnouts were reported in most cities but the youth vole failed to ister significantly with none of the dozen young candidates for election successful in their debuts Three San Marino incumbent councilmen easily slaved off a challenge from Steve 19 who waged an campaign but failed to win enough voles lo endanger the incumbents Re-elected were Ben Eaton and Joe Lewis both appointed in 1971 and veteran Councilman Maurice Jones Jr who has served the city since 1964 One of the major defeats for an incumbent came in South Pasadena where Robert Callum the only councilman seeking another term trailed Fletcher Swan South Pasadena businessman and Joseph sek strong of the roule for the Long Beach Freeway and foe of the Meridian Avenue roule Michael A Smith only candidate favoring dian line came in last Edward ed city treasurer female challengers SUPT RALPH HORNBECK entering business School Head Resigns Post By JACK COOK Staff Writer Ralph Hornbeck resigned Tuesday from his post as superintendent of Pasadena Unified School District tive at the end of the school year in August He told the board ot tion that he was leaving lo serve in an executive capacity in a highly successful In fact I will have tKe opportunity of opening and heading a Pasadena office for this firm enabling me to continue to be a part of the present and future of this out- standing city Hornbeck told the later that he would be working as an for National General West a based firm which in real investments In 1966 and 1967 he was the president of Selected Property while he was on a leave of absence from the district Election Returns ARCADIA 22 of 22 precincts Two City Council Seats Helms inc 4637 Gill 3458 3905 City Clerk Van Maanen 6768 AZUSA of precincts Two City Council Seats Decker inc 1550 Rubio inc 1614 Castenada Gall 239 Schudar City Clerk Klarr inc 2276 City Treasurer Inc 1883 Hill Civil Service Amendment Yes IB No 800 DUARTE 5 of 5 precincts Two City Council Seats Watson Coughlin Mitchell W DUARTE SCHOOL BOARD 8 of 8 precincts One School Board Seat Costa 1083 King 1569 GlENDORA 17 if 17 precincts Two City Council Scats inc 2025 One Fisher 391 267 Miller 2554 Robertson 1299 Warner 301 City Clerk inc 3289 MONROVIA 15 of 15 precincts Two Cily Council Seats Ferguson inc inc 2881 Weber 1913 City Clerk Wilson inc 2439 Li full City Treasurer Herb Lyons 1751 ROSEMEAD 3 of precincts Three Oily Council Seats Anderson inc 2339 Pike inc 1937 Taylor inc 1844 Alhert 476 940 Bradley 819 Cianciola 1226 Clair 259 650 1279 Whiddon 1365 Aguilar 77 Official write-in candidate SAN GABRIEL 17 of 17 Three Cily Council Scats Falabrino inc Kennedy inc 3667 McGinley SAN MARINO 6 bl 6 precincts Three City Council Scats Eaton inc 1891 Jones inc 1821 Lewis inc 1859 645 SIERRA MADRE 5 of 5 Two City Council Seats Corp inc 932 Rudolph inc 1069 Compton 289 Delgatto 1082 City Clerk inc 1582 City Treasurer Schwartz inc 1571 Water Bond Issue No 434 SOUTH PASADENA 15 nf 15 precincts Two City Council Seals McCallum inc 1969 Bicsck 2178 Garrison 1814 Smith 525 Swan 2415 City Clerk Merrill inc 4788 Christopher 221 Moran i 1064 1633 2403 TEMPLE CITY 16 precincts Two City Council Seats inc ISM Berkley Dennis 1609 799 Future U.S Troop Pullouts Unsure Decision On May 1 Date Due WASHINGTON AP Re- publican congressional leaders emerged from a two-hour meeting with President Nixon today and said we honestly don't know whether Nixon will continue withdrawal of U.S forces from Vietnam after Senale GOP leader Hugh Scott of Pennsylvania also said William J Porter chief U.S negotiator in the p e n d e d Paris peace talks would have a statement on the negotiations before long Nixon has said he will make another announcement con- withdrawals by May 1 According his timetable U.S troop strength in Vietnam will be at men on that House Republican Leader Gerald Ford of Michigan one of 20 Congress members at- tending the meeting in the inet room reported thai Nixon has made no decision on er would continue after May 1 Ford said there has never been n thai would continue I don't think you can assume thing al point Congressmen Briefed Ford who said president adviser Henry Kissinger gave tjie expressed confidence ese will be able lo meet challenge of the invasion from the North with our air and sea power Both Ford and Scoll said lhat Nixon has strong backing from the American people in his con- duct of the Vietnam policy gler who stepped lo the micro- phone when Scott and Ford faced sharp questioning on withdrawals said Nixon has not made a decision on any continuing after May 1 It will depend on ances thai he said Rockets Hit Base Nearly a score of rockets slammed into the Da Nang area early day apparently hilling near U.S air base There was no immediate re- on casualties or damage Meanwhile attacking behind saturation bombing by U.S the encircled and lered defenders of An Loc to force back part of North Vietnamese siege force threatening provincial capital north of gon A government re- lief force remained stalled 15 miles south of the town after being hit with heavy mortar fire and ground A better part of the ment's 5th Division is up in the lown 60 miles of Saigon The threat to lown appeared lo lessen somewhat when were tered in Tuesday to reinforce the defenders Roy of Year THE EYES HAVE IT Testing these Head for visual health is Mrs Leila Cosla medical coordinator Youngsters are by Herb from left Elizabeth Emmons -4 Amy gura 5 Myles 4 and Miguel 4 Pasadena's Project Head v Start Is Sensible Program By DARKER Set up to prepare for lias saved lives and senses of some of Take for example the year-old boy with a hole in his heart He was one of the hundreds of children and who have passed through Head Slarl program since il was founded in 1965 During routine ex- amination by a lor the ventricular defect in was discovered Had il not been he might noi be alive reports Mrs Leila Cosla RN nator of the dnd dental services provided by Head Slarl and ils volunteers This is because his mother wouldn't have known how lo limit his activity was too small al time for surgery An still is in the offing bul while the child goes regularly to a cardiologist Head Start currently quartered at 1367 N Fair Oaks Ave moves fast when it has to Take for another example hyperactive boy who had been put keep manageable When he arrived at Head Slarl found he had a severe ear infection and much more The boy's hearing was so im- paired he had learned how lo read lips Bul he had to gel so close and even climb on 10 see their move be- cause his vision was impaired Hence feeling he was The Head Slarl volunteers found thai ear had followed a huge accumulation of wax which was pressing on his optic nerve hence Ihn increasing blindness Afler wilh ex- perts at Pasadena's HEAR Foundation Head Start people that gery was imperative The boy will be permanently Mrs Cosla said al time We've got to save Bul other problems loomed 11 turned thai child and his family were on welfare and Restoration of Death Penalty Gets Backing By BOB SCHMIDT State Bureau SACRAMENTO Advocates of the e a t h penalty day began mapping strategy to secure passage in the State Senate of a proposed tional amendment restoring in California The Senate Judiciary Com- early today ended more than five hours of testimony by voling tile proposal SCA 13 by Sen George mejian Beach to the full senate for consideration measure would if placed on ber ballot by legislative action and approved by volers overturn a 6-1 decision by slate supreme court last Feb 18 lhal capital punishment lales the California tion Pasadenan Cited by Agnew WASHINGTON AP A student who was elected president of his school for five straight years was named leday as National Boy of Year of the Boys Clubs of America and was lauded by Vice Spiro T Agnew Rodrigo Roddy Jr a honors student al Polytechnic School in dena was selected from 10 regional winners ing some 070 Boys Clubs The gold colored plaque pre- sented by said Roddy was chosen from more Ihan members as Boy of Year for 1072 Roddy said I'm really and honored It is a great responsibility to represent a million boys The youngster belonged to tho Villa Street branch of Hie Pasadena Boys Club for eight years He was school president al Hamilton School ir the fourth and grades and was elected again al Polytechnic in seventh and eighth grades He won letters in baseball basketball trark maintained a per cent age in a scholastic lost made the honor hand as a and chief tutored members who wore weak in science and won Hie Pasadena venile citizenship award During lime Roddy fractured ribs playing basketball had a baseball accident and had brain hemorrhage in Hie grade Thn award carries it i scholarship from the Readers Roddy hp plans lo so lo Stanford University lo become a radiologist the certificate malting him gible lor an had been mislaid Bureaucratic red tape was ready lo deafen the boy The staff swung into action Telephone calls lo lo thence lo public authorities in Los Angeles The right sons were reached We gol telephonic approval for lad lo gel into Memorial right Mrs Cosla re- calls You should see the boy now He's still in our program bul with no more tranquilizers ear agony or triple vision And afler all this he won't even be 5 years old until July Unlike lhat boy who re- whal Mrs Costa calls a head Head most of the 225 children in Hie program day are healthy All however are tested lor sickle cell mia and for chronic upper re- ailments like ent tuberculosis The of children have some denial re- ports Mrs Cosla our biggest area and our biggest expense We do need more dentists The tor who has been with Head Slart since ils beginning also hopes there will be space for a small infirmary in whatever new quarters the project finds II is being forced lo relocate because its building is lo be razed Oscar Winner Not Impressed Gene Hackman had some conic answers for the day afler receiving an car as best of 1971 At Century Fox studios in Hollywood where he was at work Tuesday on a new movie a newsman asked if he could say whal it meant to him lo win an Academy award Hackman had a deadpan reply he said I can't In an interview was asked if winning an Oscar had given him chance to pick and choose roles No he replied In fact I pot turned down for one day He say what the part was Lindsay on Ballol AIM V Lindsay's name will appear nn the California presidential primary balloi even though the York mayor has drawn fiom Hip Democratic nomination Secretary o G Brown Jr said Tuesday f
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