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New Mexican (Newspaper) - July 9, 2005, Santa Fe, New Mexico THE SANTA FE Locally owned and independent Saving New Mexico for 156 years SATURDAY JULY 9 2005 FIFTY CENTS London resolute as death toll rises By PAISLEY DODDS The Associated Press LONDON Deep inside a devastated ratinfested tunnel near Russell Square recovery crews reached the wreckage of a subway car and found more bodies Above ground relatives and friends of the missing visited hospitals and handed out photos hoping their loved ones would turn up safe London struggled to begin the difficult journey toward healing Commuters cau tiously returned to the subways Muslims wary of a backlash held Friday prayers and the fabled entertainment districts that canceled shows resumed performances As the investigation into a purported ai Qaida claim of responsibility progressed police said the bodies of 49 people had been recovered They the number of deaths would rise from Thurs days explosions along three subway lines and on a doubledecker bus Twentytwo people were in serious or critical condition and many were reported missing in the tunnel near Russell Square Crews reached the wreckage of that sub way car and saw more bodies police said But it could take days to recover the bodies because the tunnel was damaged This is an enclosed tunnel and it is very difficult conditions and its a bit dan Deputy Chief Constable Andy Trotter said Authorities said there were no survi vors in the tunnels As families tended to the injured and mourned the dead relatives and friends of the missing spent another anxious day visiting hospitals and handing out photos hoping their loved ones would turn up safe David Webb a 38yearold teacher from southwest London said his 29year old sister Laura was last seen by her boyfriend as she left her North End home for work He and other relatives spent hours going Please see RESOLUTE Page A3 INSIDE Plastic bombs likely used to wreak havoc on London Underground investigators have leads on attackers Page A3 WEAVING GLOBAL TIES As folkart market opens artists remember colleagues who have died Photos by Kathy De La New Mexican Ballet Folklorico JemMladtza de Cuautttlan Izcalfi a traditional Mexican folklorlc dance troupe from Mexico City rehearses at the International Folk Art Market in Milner Plaza on Museum Hill on Friday Exhibitioners spent the day setting up their booths for the market which opens today By NATALIE STOREY The New Mexican When Peruvian artist Javier Gonzalez arrived in Santa Fe for the International Folk Art Market a few days ago he started inquiring about his friend Anastacio Pachacopa a weaver he had met at last years market Another artist told him the bad news Pacha copa had been killed shortly after hereturned to his home in Bolivia last summer At first Gonzalez a wood carver didnt believe what he was hearing It couldnt be true He was so young so Gonzalez said through a his 24yearold friend The two neighboring booths at last years market which was the first Folk Art Market held in Santa Fe This year artists from almost 100 countries have arrived in Santa Fe for the market being held today and Sunday on Museum Hill An altar has been erected in the memory of those involved in the market who have died since last summers event Pachacopa art col lector Tukey Koffend of Santa Fe who died of a brain tumor and Rosa Elena Curruchich a Mayan painter from Guatemala who died of A photograph of Anastacio Pachacopa is included in a memorial altar at the market Ann Murdy built the altar in memory of Pachacopa and other mar ket participants who died during the past year complications from diabetes Pachacopa had two young boys Juan Alberto 5 and Miguel 3 and had planned to teach them how to weave While he was in Santa Fe his wife Maria was pregnant Now she has another son 1year Please see WEAVING Page A6 If you What Santa Fe International Folk Art Market Who Folk artists from nearly 100 countries displaying and selling their wares Where Museum Hill bus service from PERA parking lot 1120 Paseo de Peralta When 9 to 5 today and Sunday Cost Saturday Sunday for admission Todays events All events are held at the Museum of International Folk Art to Childrens Aztec Dance Workshop to A Craft in Transition Contemporary Zulu Telephone Wire Baskets 1 to La Belleza de Mexico Traditional Regional Bridal and Ceremonial Clothing of Mexico 1 to Childrens mask making to 3 Fibers Wires and Beads Basket Demonstrations and Conversations to As Many Hands as Possible Rescuing Communities through the Marketing of Craft to 5 The Influence Behind the Rhythms World Music Round Table Discussion to 4 Childrens procession through CARNAVAL exhibit 6 to 8 Home tours of art collections Portly man walks off pounds in journey across Now in Arizona desert Californian is making his way to New Mexico By AMY ARGETSINGER The Washington Post PEACH SPRINGS Ariz This week his 13th on the road has been the hardest thus far for Steve Vaught a 400pound man trying to walk across America On Sunday morning he found a creek just as the desert heat forced a midday break But when he woke from a nap and tried to fill his water bottles the stream had already gone dry Late that night he walked right past his scheduled motel stop in Trux ton a flyspeck on historic Route 66 so slight it vanished when the sun went down On Monday out of water in 102degree heat and miles from any town he sent a fran tic text message to his wife who called the local police They drove him to a hotel where he rested a night and a day sick with dehydration On Wednesday he started late and tangled with a brute on the desolate highway Im he told his wife this week She said OK But within hours he hit the road again as they always sort of knew he would For quitting is not so easy when youre 500 miles from home This spring as he neared his 40th birthday Vaught had an epiphany If he didnt lose the weight he would die before 50 But dieting would not work he decided and neither would normal exercise He knew he was the kind of guy who could rationalize his way out of one threemile walk after another My he said is the easy way So Vaught made it hard On April 10 he left his San Diego home and his wife and two children and started walk ing alone to New York Theres something about this nations geography that inspires this kind of journey See JOURNEY Page A4 INSIDE TODAY Annies Mailbox B6 Local news Cl Business C6 Lotteries C2 Cars Trucks Movies C3 Classifieds E3 Mutuals Comics D6 Opinion A7 grossword B6 Religion Health Ol Sports D4 Bl Horoscope B6 Stocks C7 Todays forecast Afternoon Tstorrn expected High 92 low 56 Page OS Todays obituaries Alyce OKeefe 83 July 1 Dora U Chavez 81 Santa Fe July 6 Frank J Olguin Santa Fe July 6 Gayland Herrera 47 La Puebla July l Juan Esquibel 93 July 7 Page C2 Five sections 42 pages TV Book 56 pages 156th year Issue No 190 Publication No 596440 Late paper 9840363 Classified ads 9863000 News tips 9863035 Main office 9833303 County mulls hotwatersystem mandate Energy specialist explains benefits pitfalls of laws requiring hotwater redrculation By JULIE ANN GRIMM The New Mexican You wake up in the morn ing and head to the bathroom crank on the showerfaucet handle and stand with your hand under the streaming water How much time goes by before its warm enough for your shower How many gallons of water go down the drain while youre waiting If you wait 15 seconds and your shower head is running at 2 gallons per minute indus try experts say youll have wasted a halfgallon of water waiting for the temperature change Multiply that by the number of showers taken at your house or consider that the wait can be up to several minutes in some homes and you can start to see the mag Please see WATER Page A5 Hotwaterrecirculation system A supply line from the water heater carries hot water to sinks and baths throughout the home A return line is connected to the last tap with a small circulating pump making hot water immediately available 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