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   Daily Dispatch, The (Newspaper) - December 10, 1975, Douglas, Arizona                               Arizona Briefs V. Tribal dealings suspended WINDOW ROCK The chairman of a special Nava jo Tribal Committee on the AFLC1O has called for wipenslon of all tribal dealings with organized labor pending an investigation. Donald Noble Sr, said Tuesday that a New Mexico labor leader's guilty plea to charges of transporting explosives demands a review of tribal relations with labor. CGT loses city hall control PHOENIX The Charter Government Ticket, launched in 3949 as a reform movement to clean up the city, has lost control of city hall for-lhe first time in 26 years. Charter candidates won only two of the six city council seats in Tuesday's runoff election for 12 con- tenders. The Charter slate lost the mayor's race in the Nov. 4 primary when incumbent Vice Mayor Margaret Hance won election outright as an independent. 4 FSLA change called outrage PHOKNIX Proposals to bring state and municipal employes under federal wage and hour standards would strip local governments of their sovereignly, the Utah attorney general says. Vernon B. Romney, addressing a meeting of the National Association of Attorneys General Tuesday, called the proposed changes in the Fair Labor Standards Act "an outrage." Briefs Elsewhere Judge takes over school BOSTON (AP) A federal judge has taken over the administration of South Boston High, .saying black students had been denied a peaceful, desegregated education. Antibusing leaders warned decision could spark new troubles, and within hours the NAACP office was firebombed. The firebombing took place early lo- day. Fire officials said damage amounted toSOO bul the NAACP put damages al Kissinger goes to Europe WASHINGTON (AP) His Irip to Moscow tem- porarily sidelined, Secretary of Stale Henry A. Kissinger is setting out on a nine-day swing through Western Europe lhal will lake him to a NATO meeling, a major energy conference and to his Bavarian birthplace, At a prcdeparfure news conference, he abandoned the idea of lacking Moscow to the end of the (rip in order to seek a breakthrough on nuclear weapons negotiations wilh Soviet leader Leonid I. Brezhnev. Board checks officers appeal WASHINGTON (AP) A military appeals board is reviewing the claims of former career Army officers who say they were unfairly and illegally fired while Howard H. Callaway was Army secretary. Callaway is among (hose called lo leslify before the military panel in a controversy also pending in cases before eighl separate federal courts. Two of al leasl current or former officers who could eventually be affected by the firings also are scheduled lo appear before (he Army's Military Records Correction Board. Troops capture seaside district BEIRUT, Lebanon-tAP) Lebanese army troops captured much of Beirut's seaside hotel districl from leftist Moslem militiamen during Ihe nighl bul were slill battling today for "Ihe SI. Georges Hotel. II was Ihe ar- my's first major inlervenlion in the eighl-monlh-old civil war. The Moslems charged lhal Ihe army had been senl in lo rescue Ihe Chrislians. Council winds up session NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) The World Council of Churches assembly winds up its 18-day session today after speaking oul for Ihe firsl lime aboul limilalions on religious practices in the Soviet Union. The inlcr denominational body also called for "intensive con- sultations" to improve the situation. But it said all action on behalf of the council must be in consullalion wilh Ihe churches concerned. Nobel Prizes awarded today OSLO, Norway (AP) winners of 1975 Nobel Prizes a nd Ihe wife of Ihe 12lh receive the annual awards in 75th anniversary ceremonies in Slockholm and Oslo today. The Peace Prize, the first of Ihe prizes to be awarded, will be accepted in ceremonies in Oslo by Yelena Sakharov for her husband, Andrei, Ihe Sovicl nu- clear physicisl and human rights leader. Sakharov, Hie firsl Russian to win the Peace Prize, was nol pcrmilled by his government to attend the Oslo ceremonies. All of this year's science prizewinners and Italian pocl Eugenio Montale, winner of the Prize for Literature, gel their checks, gold medals and diplomas at ceremonies this afternoon in Slockholm. Swindlers invade Phoenix area PHOENIX (AP) Home- owners in the metropolitan Phoenix area are being warned by stale authorities to' be alert for a band of swindlers specializing in phony home repairs. Members of the Williamsons' band, con- sisting of at leasl 70 persons, all believed to be related, are living in motels and apart- ment complexes in Tempe and Mesa, according lo Ihe slale allorney general's office. City to apply for Title I "The gang's multimillion- dollar fraudulent operations have been so extensive that they approach the magnitude of syndicated Richard Wolfe, head of the investigation unit of the allorney general's office, said Tuesday. Advance members of Ihe clan were spoiled in Phoenix Iwo monlhs ago, according lo Wolfe. He said members of Ihe band usually chose their victims from among elderly homeowners. Most of the lime, they contact the vic- lims al Ihcir homes, offering lo repair roofs, driveways, plumbing syslems or cleclrical wiring, said Wolfe. grant fUndS College board to discuss fee schedule Some of Ihe items lo be discussed during the Cochise College Governing Hoard meeting Thursday will he information on spring semester faculty orien- tation, report on nursing program, proposed fee schedule, allorney general suit against lock manufacturer and report on Sierra Visln project. The moo.linK is scheduled for III ill in (he nd- minislrnlion building board room nnd al 2 p.m. bid opening for Ihe Sierra Vi.slit project will bi'Kin. Aipublic hearing will be held al 7 this evening in Ihe city hall concerning city application for Title I grant money and the projects lo be funded. Last ycnr, the city received of the il applied for. The money will be used for construction for pnrl of (he F Avc. storm drain. A portion of Ihe cslimnlcd expected to he requested Ihis ycnr will go for completion of the slorm drain, Tonight's meeling is the first of two public bearings lo discuss possible priorities nnd 10 have elllzcn input. A second hearing will be hold nl p.m. on Hoc IT. The Daily Dispatch Cochise County's only daily newspaper Serving Douglas-Aguu Prieta Bisbee Sulphur Springs Valley Volume Z02 The Daily Diipnlch Douglna. Arizona WedneMlny, December 10. 1975 10 Today 15 Cenl. (JIVE L'N'TII. IT Marshall winces as he gives a pint of blood for Francis Plinski. a former Bulldog sporls slar lhal was involved in a serious accidcnl in Phoenix and has already used 18 pinls of blood. The Bulldog football learn donated blood lo help replenish Ihe supply used by Plinski. Giving Marshall moral supporl is Frank Yanez Irighl The olher two men giving blood are only two oul of 13-1 persons lhal donaled blood Tuesday for Ihe American Red Cross Bloodmobile. There were 36 new donors, 12 deferrals making a total of 146 persons who volunteered their service. Also above are Iwo of Ihe workers lhal are wilh Ihe bloodmobile unil from Tucson. (Dispatch pho'lo by Bob Zans) Speeding drivers may face PHOENIX (AP) A legislative subcommittee favors a for motorists caught ex- ceeding the 55 mile an hour speed limit, with most of the money going into the search for new energy sources. The subcommittee, headed by Rep. John Wet- law, R-Flagslaff, endorsed the proposal at a sludy meeling Tuesday. Weltaw said the fine would apply to those molorisls exceeding the 55 mph limit but slaying under Arizona highway speed limits before the energy crisis. Most of Ihe proceeds from such fines would go lo the Arizona Solar Energy Commission. Jail sentences or penalty points would be prohibited for motorists caught driving between 55 mph and 65 mph on state highways and between 55 and 70 mph on freeways. Insurance com- panies could not use these cilalions to raise premiums. "It would provide for just a straight fine, of which would go to state funds for appropriation lo Ihe Solar Energy Commissioner other slale agencies seeking alternative energy said Wetlaw, author of the bill. Five dollars of the fine would be retained by the jurisdiction in which the violation occurred, he said. The proposal also had (he backing of Sens. Morris Farr, D Tucson, and Marcia Weeks, D-Phoenix. mem- bers of. the Wetlaw said he will present the bill to a meeting of the joint Interim Com- mittee on Energy at its meeting next Wednesday. The subcommittee, adopting other energy proposals, also agreed lo submit a bill offered by Farr to creale a slate allernalive energy review board. Farr, a nuclear physics professor at Ihe Universily of Arizona, said the board would review proposals for other sources of energy besides the sun, gas, oil or coal. Fair said the bill would encourage research and development of lesser known alternatives to conventional energy sources It could be funded, he said, by the legislature and from fines collected from the proposed speed limit act. Also given lenlalive ap- 
                            

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