Abilene Reporter News, November 19, 1974

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Abilene Reporter-News, The (Newspaper) - November 19, 1974, Abilene, Texas OR WITH OFFENSE TO FRIENDS OR FOES.WE SKETCH YOUR WORLD EXACTLY AS IT 84TH YEAR, PHONE 673-4271 ABILENE, TUESDAY EVENING, NOVEMBER 19, PAGES IN THREE SECTIONS Price 15 Cents Associated P LOCAL JUVENILE FACILITIES UNABLE TO GIVE AID? "hard core" delinquents could go 16 prisoh Juveniles in Prison JQE-DACY II licporter-News Slall Writer Taylor 'comity prosecutors will-be possibiU ity'of sending juvenile ers'over'l'5 years', of-.age lo'.; Hunlsville Prison if secu- rity ,fabilities of the Texas Youth.Council.are closed. A federal judge, ".Wayne Jus- tice of Sherman, 'has 'ordered the closing of TYG's- Gales- ville and Mountain fncili- ties :on the! grounds that they dp contribute lo ,the rehab- ilitation, of recently, un- :vcile'd'h-plaiTlo convcrt'sever- al of their facilities into spe- cialized care Gates'-- ville would remain open in conflict with that order-: THE.TYC STAFF and assis- tant Taylor County prosecutor Pat Elliott said 'that some from of security facility-will be necessary in order lo pre- vent 16 old from going lo the penitentiary. "It's a. real possibili- Miss Elliott said Monday. Children wjio'have'a liistory of- criminal activity ;who- have.committed the more se- rious offenses will he certified as adults if TYC. cannot pro- vide a security facility such as (he one at Galcsville, she" said. Miss Elliott said juvenile of- ficiiils here are searching -for other private facilities, such as boys' ranches or group homes, but they face problems in this area as well. Many of these, private facili- ties Have a backlog of: appli- cants, she said, adding that some children "simply can't live in a home environment." Several TYC officials and lo-, cal social workers have; sug- gested that, the discipline found -at. Gatesville is as nee-, cssary-.to rehabilitation as the'. various forms of counseling and social-work. Miss Elliott said juvenile officials here 'are "proceeding as we've always she'.said they are looking.for olher alterna- tives, despite the limitations involved. She said that, technically, a toy sent to a foster-home or other private facility is on probation, and lhat TYC is a last resort if that probation is violated. She added lhat two or three cases in which icpmniitments- might be involved -are', pend- ing. ELLIOTT" indicated Abilcne'-s problems might be small in comparison to ;the 'larger 'Texas" teenage is. more pi'eva- v'fhey: might, as-.we'll! (Close' she sajdl- .'Juvenile ing -in Brownwop'd "last "jveek. .also .expressed ".the ..concern'. that; juvenile .have io'.jpin 'COO jnmates if some legal cora- promise .is 'not .worked out. The' Texas Yo'iif h-. Council has or- dei'. If .facilities .will he available In the, future, the courts and the pi'osecutors will get little or no help from Abi- lene, institutions.. Officials from five such fa-. .cililics. say. they can-handle only those who ;can .work in an open environment with a minimum amount of security.. Terrorists Gunned Down By Tie Associated Press Israeli troops stormed an apartment building today and gunned down Arab terror- ists' holding.75'hostages. En- raged townspeople threw the guerrilla bodies out a window, doused them with gasoline and set them ablaze. Two and a man were.killed in the as- sault on Beit Sliean at least one..woman shot by guerrillas and the others apparently killed in the crossfire and 20 were injured. Arab students in east Jeru- salem and occupied west Jor- dan staged violent anti-Israeli demonstrations for the fourth straight day. Israeli .security forces detained 40 Ar.ib'yotiths after the students began pelt- ing police with stones, police reported. Police anil soldiers watched helplessly in Beit She'an as a body went up in flames and people screamed n o t h c r ono! Another one! Death to (he The terrorists struck. before ilawn in liie town of near the Sen ot Galilee and the 'Jordan' border and held the building for tlircc 'hours until Israeli troops attacked. The injured were Mkeirto n hospital in Afula, 15 miles away. Many of them were children, anil all had sprains Bus Bottlenecks Mushroom As Greyhound Walks Out By. BOB CAMPBELL Reporter-News Staff Writer "1 don't foresee any prob- lems just. a lot more work." Jim Continental trailways terminal manager in Abilene, said Tuesday morning he will have to put on extra help during a nationwide strike against Greyhound Bus Lines, but he docs not know now just how many people he will need. "WE GOT everybody oul as they came he said of the Monday afternoon and night switching .of Greyhound passengers to Continental and oilier bus lines. O'Neill said Continental han- dled more than 70 Greyhound passengers after Grey- hound bus drivers and others walked but '.on the company Monday afternoon. Continental was honoring all Greyhound tickets. An associated problem .is freight, which was. piled up Tuesday morning -inside and outside the' ;427 Walnut Conti- nental station.' O'Neill said G r e y h.o u n d freight, too, is being carried. A few -blocks away, the Greyhound station at 535 Ce- dar is considerably less hec- tic. Terminal Manager Gordon Cooper, reported the station "open1 with supervisors and answering telephones and giv- ing out all the express we have oil hami." COOPER SAID three buses came into Abilene Monday which -did not drive out, but that all the, passengers trans- ferred successfully to olher lines.. i Regional bus lines including Arrow Coach .Lines, Southwest Coaches and Sun.-Set Stages are.operaling out of the Conti- nental station here! problem with baggage led Wilma Adams of t.orairie to spend- Monday night in1 Abi- INDEX Amusements gc Bridge...................' 7A Business Mirror........... 5A ClcssifJe'd........'....... 4-7C 2 B HdiloriaFs ......'._.. 4A Horoscope........... 7A Hospital Potients 3A Obituaries- 2A TV Log................ 8C Seoul................ 8C Women's News 33 To Your Good Health......8A lend with relatives inslcad of going oii to as sched- uled. Mrs. Adams came into Abi- lene on Greyhound from Dal- las about p.m. Monday, she said, and was told that "this is the end of the Ijne." She happened to have a cousin here, A. A.. Wade of 757 Byrd, with whom she made three trips back and forth lo the Greyhound station'before her luggage caught up with her. SHE SAID SHE was told Continental could take her' on to Loraine, biit the bus driver Allowable Full Again -.The Texas Railroad Commission set the statewide oil allowable today .at 100 per cent.for December, tlie'33rd consecutive'nionth'for allout production. Major purchasers of Texas crude oil asked for barrels a day in December, a decrease from this month. Twelve of the 14 major buy- ers asked for the same amount in December as in No- vember. Atlantic Richfield Co. raised its nomination ban-els a day to but a spokesman said he did not know why. Gulf Oil .Corp. dropped .its nomination barrels to and a spokesman said the. new figure indicated a general decline in. production. As -usual the allowable for the mammoth East Texas liclcl was restricted to 66 per cent of potential. Nominations by major pur- chasers of Texas crude oil for December, in barrels per day, with changes from November in parentheses: Amoco Atlantic Richfield (up Chevron Cities Service Continental Diamond shamrock Exxon Gulf (down Mobil Phillips Shell Sun Texaco Union of California Plastic Trash Bags Said More Efficient By BLUE.'MUCKER Q.'In view of the great controversy over Ihe garbage 'container'system, I have thfc -city hasn't considered mandatory use of (rash bags instead of cans. It would seem lo me the plastic hags would be much easier for refnse personnel to handle. A "the bags are much easier to pick up and also says Charles Nolen of the City Refuse Department.- "A study. showed 30 to .40 per cent increase ;n effi- ciency with the bags." are with trash cans but city'hasn't insisted on exclusive; use there arc some disadvantages. Theyire not animal proof for one thing and.we have quite a stray animal problem here, says Nolen. After are torn by roving dogs and cats, we then have a blowing trash problem. And the bags are expensive. Cans cost probably one ihird less than bags. Pur- chased in carload lots from the manufac- turer, a good bag will cost at.the very least S or 9.cenls each. Say you use four bags a week for 52 weeks. That's'an in- vestment of a year. Ir'ash cans for less lhal would lasl- from three to five years. To many people, a dollar or two makes a Q. IVhat school district'Is. the Ham- hy community in? Elementary, junior and senior nigh? A. Hamby. has only six grades. The school building itself is in Tayior County hut accepts students from Jones and Shackelford counties as well: The school is under Ihe jurisdiction of the Taylor County School Superintendent. Junior and senior high students living.In Hamby-attend Al- bany schools. Tke loformatiM I teed Is talubte la Cress Plains and as I am unable travel, are my wry source. I am anxMos to kave the address of the .Mrke Ike Shamrock Oil aid the names of the president ud head Ike legal slatf. I recall with pJeanre Incidentally, yon- cotomi li the AJboqoerqne paper when I lived liftanm. It seems you h appeared in the Reporter-News at the time or very shortly after I retired to qrsss Plains in (he spring >f IKS. A." ,Why, thank you sir. We love being confused .with the Albuquerque Action Line, column since we think it's one of the bcsV in the country. It's not connected in any'way Ihe Heporter-Ncws column thought We simply share (he name along with.many other newspaper question and answer columns. Action Line is not a copy- righted name or column. To gel to the point, Avery Rush Jr. is president of Diamond Shamrock Oil and Gas Co., P.O. Box 631, Amarillo 79173, Legal counsel is W.E. Notestine. Q. Please try find Mt where I van order a certain rerfnctng pill. It's a liny pink pill that AMtaw Drag nsed It sell bat I haven't been aMe to boy them n any their stcres. It itoes M( rtqnire a prescrintttn. A. One Abilene Drug Store still had a few in slock. We've dropped you a note telling which one. What happened is that sotnetimes'companies send representatives to an area.to put on a big ad campaign .for a couple weeks. Sometimes, after the campaign ends, it's difficult'to rc-ordcr the product. The company that manufac- tures your reducing pill is planning anolh- er campaign here in January. That would be a good time to stock up. Q. I have a disease called Seborrbea and il made a lol of my hair come wit. I was wondering if you could give me advice, on kow to get rid of it. Also will my bair replace? This means a lot lo me; I am H, phase help. A. First, see a dermatologist. He's qual- ified to diagnose and prescribe, we're not. A dermatologist can help control it but we're lold (here is no cure. It .comes and goes, sometimes cures itself. Any hair you lose from the disease itself will come back, says our dermatologist source hut if it's hereditary, male pattern type baldness, it won't grow hack. Even though you're only 16, you may be balding naturally since hair loss from Sehorrhea is usually not loo noticeable. Address questions Action Mae, M, Abilene, Texas 7KM. Namr.s will Ml be used hat rjttsHavi he signed aid addresses Plea.se In- clude lelephoie numbers If possible. might not leave (he freeway lo take her into town. Ralhcr than chance being stranded at midnight on Interstate 20, she decided lo slay over. Georgia Killingswovth of Temple.had traveled by car from Phoenix, Ariz., to Dem- ing, N.M., where she learneil of the strike "when she tried: to buy a ticket at the Grey- hound station there Monday. Instead o( taking the risk that she might be. stranded somewhere, Mrs. Killings- wortli'took a Continental bus to El Paso, rode all night and was expecting to get home to- day as she Icfl the Continental station here. NATIONALLY, Greyhound buses which normally haul about passengers daily were parked, and Continental, the only other national bus trying lo compen- sate. The strike stalled an hour before negotiations between the company and Amalgamat- ed Transit Union broke off at 2 p.m. CSt Monday. Federal mediator Guy Par- ent lold Ihe Associated Press he did no I know when tlie talks-might be resumed. Union and company repre- sentatives were at the bar- gaining table in Phoenix, Ariz., for 48 hours around the clock before the strike was calleil. Greyhound charier buses are continuing 16'operate with the permission of the union. Negotiations began Sept. 16 in Phoenix, where the Grey- hound's national headquarters are localed. THE UNION initially de- manded an across-the-board pay hike of 60 cenls an hour, and bus dirvers asked for a one-ccnt-a-mile increase. The old contract provided an average wage.of ?5.76 an hour or 21.S cenls a mile and fractures suffered when they leaped from the besieged fourstory building. "Our people are Very emo- tional aboul terrorists and I don't think they arc responsi- ble for their actions suid Mayor Yitzhak Kenan. "We-have a long account to settle with the terrorists." Kenan said Hie guerrillas came dressed like laborers carrying sacks on their backs.. sprayed every door-" way 'in 'the.'building with biiU lets from Iheir and. broke into a third-floor, flat and. killed Mrs. said a stunned survivor. Zohara Bibas, a sO-j'esr-old. mother of three, was the first victim. "Then they kept firing and throwing grenades from the window." Gila, a 13-year-old girl wifli braces on her teelh, recalled; "I was washing my face. There were knocks on the door lourt knocks, like thun- der. "Someone said, 'Who is it' and they, answered in Arabic.1' Then the noise began and we knew it was terrorists. My hands were still soapy from washing but I ran to the balco- ny and jumped." A wrecked living room In one of the building's 12 apart- ments' showed whore the ter- rorists made their last stand. Bullet holes scarred the blood-slaineil walls and broken plaster covered a shelf. Southerly Winds To Warm Region Warm winds were gathering over West, Texas Tuesday morning in anticipation of a new cold front which made its appearance in the Texas Pan- handle. s -The bri.sk; southwesterly breeze is expected to cause telnperatures to rise into the 70s Tuesday and then drop somewhat as the cold front passes through the area. Although scattered showers and fog are forecast for por- tions of South and East Texas, rain is apparently not in the offing for West Texans, who have already seen 32.31 inches this year, more than 20 inches of that in Hie .past .Ihree monlhs. WEATHER U.S. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Weather Service (Wtalner Map, Pg. 3A) ADILENE AND VICINITY (lOmtfe radius) Clear 1r> parity cloudy 1odoy, lonlght Wednesday Warmer lorlav. lurntrwj confer .lonlghl and Wednesday. 10 to 20 mpti today becoming ncrlherly 10. Jo 20 mph Inlc Ihls afternoon. High loday In mid 70s. Low lonFghl In Ihe lovr Utah In the upper 60s. High and low [or 24 hours ending f a m.: (A and 55, High onrf [oiv same dale losl year: 73 onri i4. v Surulse today: lunael lonlghl: Sunrise tomorrow; Search Still On In Hit-and-Run Police Tuesday morning were continuing their search for the car which struck and killed a 15-year-old Abilene boy late Monday and left his 13-year-old companion in seri- ous condilion. Pronounced dead on arrival was Larry Scott Eaker, son ot Mr. and Mrs. James Eaker of N. 2nd. Mitchell Dean Stepp, 13, son of Mrs. CJayle Blalock of 33CH Sherry Lane, Apt. 205, was in serious condilion in the inten- sive care unit of Hendrick Me- morial Hospital Tuesday morning. The boys had been riding their bicycles east on West Highway 80 when they were hit by a car traveling the same direction on Highway 80. The accident occurred just west of the Winters Freeway about II p.m. Police have been question- ing the only witness to the ac- cident who described the car as a late model Dodge, possi- bly a Challenger or Charger two-door. The car is believed lo have a while or light-col- ored vinyl top and red or ma- roon Ixxly. 1WKSTIGATOHS say the vehicle should have light dam- age lo the left front bumper with red painl from the bicy- cle. The license plates had possibly a DTK, DTD or DTG. Services for the 15-year-old Abilene High School student are pending with Elliott-Hamil Funeral Home. Investigating the accident were Detective Boger Dickey of the Criminal fnvesligation Division and Officer Joe Sloan of the Patrol Division. Police received two reports on cars possibly fitting the de- scription about a.m. Tuesday and were checking them out. Patrolmen were also stopping all cars that ap- peared to fit the description of the hil-and-lun vehicle in any way. Miil bring in .TOW FAMILY WEEKENDER Won) kt Ml. 3 MTS-fri-fet-Swi. WwJs-li- IMI BIG SHOPPERS In Ike CiMirr SHOP _n THROUGH FAMILY WEEKENDER ADS CAM MIT (K< pliim crJns, Pluse) U ;

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