Abilene Reporter News, November 11, 1970

Abilene Reporter News

November 11, 1970

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Abilene Reporter-News, The (Newspaper) - November 11, 1970, Abilene, Texas "WITHOUT OR WITH OFFENSE TO FRIENDS OR FOES WE SKETCH YOUR WORLD EXACTLY AS IT fiOTH YEAR, NO. 151 PHONE 673-4271 ABILENE, TEXAS, 79604. WEDNESDAY EVENING, NOVEMBER -FORTY PAGES IN FOUR SECTIONS lOc SUNDAY Auociated Press W) Dandy Daddy Dcna Kaye had an adoring embrace for her father Danny Kaye in dress- ing room at the Imperial Theater in New York City Tuesday following opcn- ing night performance of "Two by- Two" in which Danny stars. The versatile star's last appearance on Broadway was 30 years ago. (AP Wire- photo I Dv ELLIE RUCKER Icebergs Are Formed On Land, Nor in Sea Q. I'm piwzlrd. I look my two sons In see the movie, "Safari In the movie the ship's cook got nil Ihe ship In the middle ol the nrran and climbed onto an Iceberg to gel water Irom a pond of melted Ice ON the Iceberg. Now I'm wondering, how can an Iceberg nhlch Is In the middle of a salt water ocean vleld fresh water? Aren't Icebergs formed In Ihe ocean? A. No. They're formed on land. In a cnld country where there's a tremendous snowfall, the amount and weight o[ the snow causes the snow In compact and change to Ice. As more and more ice piles up, Ihe ice gradually moves and you have a glacier. When it 'reaches the ocean the front of the glacier breaks olf and since Ice is lighter than water, it floats and you now have an Iceberg. That's one explanation, hero's another: If the temperature of salt water is lowered below the freezing point, the water freezes but the salt does not, and the salt solution is drained olf. So there you have two reasons for a fresh water iceberg in a salt water ocean as explained to us by Dr. John Harvey, geology professor at 1I-SU. Q. This summer while In California we purchased a decorative paper Tiffany lampshade for our daughter's room, Vic have been unable In find a bulb to use with paper. What wattage regular bulb he safe lo use with II? In California they had a duro-llle bulb advertised to use with II, but we've been unable to find It here. A. Paul Frost, representative for Duro- Test Corp. a subsidiary of Duro-lite, recommends any bulb not over 100 watts. The higher Ihe bulb wattage the more heat you'll have; however, most of the paper lampshades have been trcalcd and won't burn as long as the bulb isn't touching the paper. Mr. Frost will be glad to look al your shade and recommend exactly what you need; call him at 673-1931. Q. f a natural talent for drawing and am considering taking a course In art by mall. I would prefer doing Illustrations for stories, or for ad- vertising, can jou tell me how one gels Into this flrld and Is It good pay? I'm enclosing some of my drawings. never had an art lesson. A. We showed your drawings lo a commercial artist in Abilene who said there's quite a demand for Ihe type of work you want to do, if you're willing to develop your talent further. She recommended a correspondence course and we've sent you Information on it. This particular school will first want lo test your ability and if you quality they'll help you get started in the field. As in almost a'ny other (ield, the pay depends on yuar talent. (J. Is there anywhere In the City ol Abilene where a person can mall a letter after 5 p.m. and hate It picked up, ether than Ihf main Post Office down- town? Some of Ihe boxes have no pick- op afler II a.m. and Ihe majority of Ihe others hate nothing after 2 or J p.m. A. There arc two boxes downtown In the 400 block of Cypress where the latest collec- tion I] at 5: IS, but those are Ihe only two. Mel Layne of the Post Office If mail Is picked up later they don't have time to process and dispatch It and It wouldn't go out until Ihe next day anyway. He t.-.ld their heaviest volume of mail comes In afler 5 p.m. and they've liecn working to combat this. Ten jC'lrs ago 75 per cent of Ihe mail arrived after 5 p.m., but thanks to en operation from post office cus- tomeri, ttu hu been cut to 41 per cent, Auto Workers, GM ny STEPHEN II. WJLDSTROM Associated Press Writer DETROIT (API-The United Auto Wcrkers and General Mo- tors Corp. today reached a ten- tative agreement on a new labor contract which could put the strike-crippled auto giant close lo full production by the end of the month. Details of the settlement were withheld until later in the day after a meeting of the union's 350 member GM council which must okay the pact before it is put before the rank-and file for ratification. "The cost of Ihe settlement is substantially more than Ihe an- ticipated increase of productivi- Earl Bramblctt, GM's top bargainer, said when asked whether the pact was inflation- ary. "Thai's the general definition of inflation." he added. Sources close to the bargain- ing table said the three-year pact included these items. union demand for a re- turn to an unlimited cost of liv- ing wage escalator under which workers wages move up or clown according lo quarterly ad- justments in the Consumer Price Index. at S.VO a month for workers with 30 years son-- ice at age 58 in the first year of the contract, at age 56 in the second year of the contract and al age 55 in the third year. Un- der the old agreement a person retiring al age 55 with 30 years of sen-ice would have received a maximum of monthly. first year wnge increase of shout 50 cents over the cur- rent average hourly wage of 5102. weeks vacation afler 20 years sen-ice. The pace of bargaining which led to Ihe new contract was stepped up on Oct. 30. The final details of the agreement were put together in livn long ses- f inns', a 17-hour fins which be- gan Monday morning and the fi- nal one which began Tuesday morning and ended early today. UAW President Leonard Woodcock met briefly with newsmen following the an- nouncement of Ihe pact but de- clined lo reveal any details. Woodcock then took the pro- ptsed contract In the union's IVmembcr International Execu- tive Board, which must approve it before it is presented to the GM council, v.hich represents Ihe 162 bargaining units Ihe UAW has at GM in Canada and the United States. The new conlrrct coven; more than .TOI.OOO workers at 155 UAW bargaining units in ths United States. Negotiations con- tinue on a new contract cover- ing workers at seven Ca- nadian bargaining units. NEWS INDEX Arruserrcnll 2C Budge 7B 8-MC Ccmicj 7C Edloricls..............6C Pctitrts 4C Chitucricj............2.3A Scons 8-11A Tc Your Good Hcclth 4A TV Lrg...............5C Wcrren's Ne.s........2.3C GM had said It needed a set- tlement by today if it is to get bark in production by Dec. 1. Bramblctl said Ihe return to production would be difficult and complex and that each plant had its own plan relating to startup. Me said maintenance workers at a plant would be called in as soon as a local agreement is reached and that others would be called back as foon as their services could be utilized. "The prompt conclusion of the remaining local agreements is essential to the resumption of full production, a task for both our management and the un- Ilramblctt said. "GM has every- confidence in the capabilities of the UAW leadership, our plant manage- ment personnel and Ins good judgement of our employes working together to resume pro- duction promptly." Ninety if Ihe 162 bargaining TANTE YVONNE1 WITH THE GENERAL during I960 visit to London's Fleet Street IAP winpMiii When General Died Madame De Gaulle Reacted As Any Housewife Would By PAUL TREITIIAKDT Associated Press Writer PARIS (AP) Yvonne Char- lotte Anne-Marie de Gaulle for almost 50 years gave her hus- band selfless devotion, the pro- totype of a French housewife of Ihe upper middle class. When Charles de Gaulle died Monday night, his widow react- ed as any French housewife would, not as the wife of a key figure in history. Her thoughts were for her family first. She commanded (he doctor and the priest who at- tended the dying man to keep si- lent and she set about her task of personally informing her chil- dren and summoning them to Colombey les Deux Eglises. Thus it was more than 10 hnurs before President Georges Pompidou was told of the death Iranian Shah Leads Entourage to France PARIS (API France mourned Charles de Gaulle on this Armistice Day. Prepara- tions went ahead for his simple country funeral and a memorial service in Paris that will bring leaders of about 80 nations to Notre Dame Cathedral Thurs- day. President Nixon and Soviet Premier Alexci N. Kosygin headed the list of presidents, premiers and monarchs bound for the French capital lo honor the memory of the general Archeologist Believes He's Located Lost City TIBERIAS, Israel (AP) An Israeli archcologist said today he believes he has found (he lust city of Gamala, where Jews jumped from a cliff to their death in 67 A.D. Shmaryahu Gulman said his group has discovered remains of a wall, houses, Roman-era pottery and a water source on the Golan Heights overlooking the Sea of Galilee, an area seized from Syria in Ihe war. He said he believes this to be the site of Gamala, that "ev- erything seems to fit." Gutman said he will start ex- cavation on the site as soon as he gets permission from the government. 1 The mass suicide occurred after G.im.ila fell to Vespasian's Roman legion.i. There have been several Is- rneli lo place GamaU since Ihe Golan Heights fell lo Ihe Israelis. The heights were virtually unexplored during Syr- Ian rule. The archeologisls. armed with a copy of Josephus' "The Jew- ish found the site they said matched the historian's de- scription. Josephus had written that Ga- main was on a steep mountain shaped like a back of a camel- hence the name Gamala-and built on two levels. The site can only be reached by helicopter or by hiking eight miles through rugged terrain. Josephus wrote of Vespasian's attack on Hamala: Despairing ol escape and hemmed in every way, they flung their wives and children and themselves, loo, into an Immensely deep artifi- cial ravine that yawned under Ihe citadel. "In fart, the fury of Ihe vie- lore seemed less destrucllve than Ihe suicidal frenzy of the trapped men: 4.000 fell by Ro- man swords, bul Ihose plunged lo drMmrtlnn proved to he ovf r i.noo. The Mle survivors were two women." whose faith in France and stub- born will rescued his nation from the humiliation of defeat in war. Among the first to arrive was the Shah of Iran. While other major nations of the earth sent their heads of state or govern- ment. Red China will be repre- sented only by its ambassador. Huan Chen. Although DC Gaulle's instruc- tion1; for his funeral requested that il be stripped of pomp and offici.il ceremony, he wrote: "The men and women of France and of other countries of the world may, if Ihey wish, do my memory the honor of accompa- nying my body to Its last resting place." Dressed in Ihe uniform of a two star general and with a ro- sary given him by Pope Paul VI in his hands, the body of DC Gaulle lay today in a closed wooden coffin in the center of a large room on the ground floor of his lightly guarded homo in Colombey, in eastern Franco. It was there he died Monday night of a heart attack. All Indicators Up At 4lh Hour End Industrials were up 303, transportation was up .31, and utilities were up .92 at the end of fourth hour trading Wednes- day on the New York Stock Kxrhangp. The New York Com- posite was up .31. Volume was shares, reported Ihe Abilene office of Schneider, Hornet and Hick- mm, Inc. of his illustrious predecessor, and some 14 hours before the news reached France and Ihe world. The Paris agreed today thai this was typical of the woman all France called Tante Yvonne. That nickname, half affectionate, half scornful, sums her up: a devout Catholic, ultraconserva- live, her dumpy figure well but unimaginatively dressed, with no intellectual pretensions, de- voted to her family and a shad- ow in the background of her husband's career. The daughter of a biscuit manufacturer in the Channel town of Calais, Yvonne Von- droux was courlrd and wed by the larky, unknown junior army officer Charles de Gaulle in six months from November 1020 lo April 6. 1921. He was 10 years her senior. DC Gaulle was toi> proud to make u-c of her money tn ease the difficult years of low army pay nnd a growing family. Yvonne learned the careful shopping ami sewing tricks of a budget-conscious housewife which were to serve her in good stead in rationed war- time Kngland. Throughout her husband's rise to fame and his years in the highest office in the land, Mrs. De Gaulle remained in the back- ground, detesting publicity, nev- er granting an inten-icw, avoid- ing photographers. Her task, as she saw it, was to make sure that Ihe general's life ran with clockwork precision. Hut she wielded strong influence through suhtlo persuasion. Her staunch ('.itholic princi- ples were reported responsible for the ouster from Ihe presi- dential staff of men who had boon du orccd or involved In scandal. She was credited with being Ihe force behind the clamp-town on public morals lhat ended Paris as a capital of the porno- graphy nnd tightened film cen- sorship. She was so little known to the publ'C lhat could go shop- ping from the Klyscc Palace without attracting any attention. After her husband's final re- lirement lo Colombey, she often visited Ihe village shops lo caler lo DC Gaulle's gourmet laMes. She sure, however, that he kept his appetite within boundt, Just as she made him give up unoking 10 ycirs ago. units have settled their local pacts. That includes 40 out of 51 plants which are key to GM's production. Woodcock empiiasizrd th.it to- dry's agreement covers nation- al'issues only and Ih.-t local unions arc free to strike over lo- cal pacts. He said he was "certain" the union's board 2nd the GM coun- cil would authorize such strikes at plants where contracts can not be settled otherwise. Tlio strike, which Sept. 15, has idled more 400.000 GM workers and thousands more in supplier industries. Pay Raise III-Timed, Supervisors Discover SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) Orange County siinenisors thought it would be a dandy time lo vote themselves a raise. It wasn't. The day was tho day after election day. The raise was 95 per cent. And the taxpayers' howls were immediate. On Nov. 3 Californians ap- proved a change in state law al- lowing Orange and some other county governing bodies to set their own salaries rather than having them set by the state legislature. Citizens Announces Dividend The board of directors of Citizens National Bank approved Tuesday a 12'j per cent stock dividend. This dividend will be effective upon approval of the Comptroller of the Currency and Ihe shareholders. It will be submitted to Ihe shareholders for their approval at the annual meeting Jan. 26. Malcolm M. Meek, chairman of the board, and Oliver Howard, president, in making the announcement, stated that Ihe dividend will incre.-i.'c Ihe capital stock of tho bank from tn The net effect of Ihe dividend and incren.se in capital stock will permit Citizens lo increase the amount it may lend lo a single borrower, Howard s.iid. and tho dividend also reflects Iho pood business conditions the bank is enjoying "and, of course, slock dividends are the traditional way for shareholders to parti- cipate in our bank's growth." Citizens has 200.000 shares currently oulslanding. This dividend will increase the number to 225.000. For each eight shares presently hold, a shareholder will receive one sharp as a dividend. WEATHER U.S. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE NllionJl Wrjttiir STYICI (WttlAtr Map pq. ABILENE AND nra i-a V. niGM, crr'.tr H 31 V.Ktrtwl tl. lew rv 40 H cf T il 10 to TEMPERATURES 7 "9 3 TO 1 lait y S--Mt 7 C4 Sjrspt Though Orange County handi- ly rejected the proposition, the five supon-isors held a closed- door session the next morning and voted lo raise their pay from a year to When the public found out about it, supcnisors' telephones began ringing. Only one super- visor showed up at his office Thursday. On Friday three came to wori, spent the morn- ing on the phone and left. Supcnisors issued defenses for Ihe raise: Orange County, with nearly 1.5 million people, is Ihe second largest in the state. It has the second high- est million. Super- visors' pay ranks 15lh among California's 53 counties. Many county employes earn more than Uie supemsors. The protest failed to abate. The Santa Ana Register asked its readers to send in their opi- nions and received an- swers. Some of the replies haven't been tallied yet, but of received one day, 11 were favorable. When the regular weekly meeting began Tuesday morn- ing, the council chambers were packed with 200 persons and an overflow crowd outside listened to Ihe proceeding via public ad- dress system. The suncn-isors' first action was a unanimous vote for a raise of rather Uian The crowd hooted and jeered. The supcnpi-ors listened silently to comments for two hours before adjourning meeting. The raise will become final next Tuesday after being con- sidered a second time, a formal- ity. Front Nils Panhandle By Tlin ASSOCIATED PRESS A fresh norther whipped Into the Texas Panhandle this morn- ing, hitting up lo 40 miles per hour in gusts, and with it came light rain and occasional snow- flakes. The moisture, barely heavy enough to wet the paving, first developed around Dalhart and Pern-ton. Weather Bureau ob- servers looked for it to spread in a hit-or-miss pattern into other parts of Northwest Texas. Near dawn the leading edge of the new and rather weak cold front reached as far south as Lamesa and Vemon. Skies be- hind it wore partly cloudy to cloudy. It was nearly clear in other sections. The cooler air was expected to push all the way lo the plains opposilc Iho Upper Texas Coast and inlo southern areas of the state by evening. Teacher Demand Said Dwindling Ry RIHIOKS JACKSON Associated Press Writer WASHINGTON (AP) Labor Department says young people, especially plan- ning on becoming teachers in Ihe 1970s should Ihink ins'cad about jobs in other fields. In a onco-m a decade forecast released Tuesday, Ihe depart- menl noted the dwindling de- man in education, a field en- tered by two out of three women college graduates in the past, and warned those who pursue, lhat aim could wind up In unem- ployment lines. Rut, the report said, ftato and local gntrrnnicnts will offer .S2 per cent rm.re jobs by services and prnfo-sions 40 cent more, construction 3i per cent, finance, Insurance and real estate 24 pci" cent. 23 [per cent, manufacturing 11 per cent, and transportation, com- munication and public utilities and the Moral government 10 per cent each. .Mining jobs will fall 9 per cent and agriculture 11 per cent. The document said Ihe ele- mentary and secondary' teacher job decline will bottom out by 1973. Hut it stressed that appli- cations could increase even as jobs dwindle unless young peo- ple recognize the slackening de- mand. "The situation calls for care- ful appraisal !n making care.T It said. "The outlook particularly suj- .See TEACllEIU, PI, (A I ;

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