Tuesday, September 20, 1983

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - September 20, 1983, New Braunfels, Texas World ttoraUKtltiiiif Tuesday 3 Snows dig into northern Rockies By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Wintry weather dropped to the teens and snowed in mountain passes in the northern Rockies but the cold front promised to relieve the sweltering East as floods and up to 7 inches of rain swamped killing three The mercury plunged to 13 degrees today at West after a storm Monday dumped up to 17 inches of Late summer campers at Wyomings Yellowstone National just to the had to cope with snowblocked roads and It was a different story back East as air conditioners switched on to cope with record breaking hitting 94 in New York City and Baltimore and 93 in Allen The heat was expected to ease a bit with readings forecast in the 80s from the Gulf Coast to New England and dropping steeply toward the end of the week as a cold front moved The stretching today from the Texas Panhandle to the Great was being preceded by rain and said Hugh Crowther of the National Weather Service in Kansas Its not moving that but it brings a sharp contrast in temperature behind Crowther On the reading in Denver dropped from 86 degrees in the af ternoon to 35 just seven hours he Behind the front a travelers advisory was issued in northern and central Colorado as strong gusty winds in the sheer mountain passes produced drifting Hunters were warned to be alert for sud denly colder weather and ranchers were advised to protect young and weak animals overnight from cold ram and wind Backyard gardeners to cover their stores broke out snow shovel displays and city street crews across the state checked snowremoval equipment in advance of another winter In swamped Monday by 7 inches of searchers found the bodies of Gustavo and Terry in bayous where they had been swept after falling into drainage ditches Temperatures were still in the 70s early today from the Gulf Coast states through Kentucky to southern Lower Readings were generally below 40 in the The hottest spot in the nation Monday was Iake Havasu at The temperatures at 3 today ranged from 16 in to M in Corpus Guessing games London press worries about possible Princess Diana pregnancy LONDON AP Its the most popular guessing game in Britain is Princess Diana expecting her second baby or isnt she One London newspaper says she another says she isnt and the one person who knows for sure isnt did the 22yearold as widely slip away from the royal retreat in Scotland on 4 for a secret visit with her gynecologist in London Did she then break the happy news to the royal which celebrated with champagne These are questions Britons have been asking for the past two And the answers vary in the On The Britains bestselling assured its 4 million readers that the whole thing is a Princess Di Is Not Says ran a The story underneath it read Reports that she is expecting her second baby in April were dismissed as rubbish and pure speculation by her personal press Victor He said no such Buckingham Palace spokeswoman Sarah Brennan told The Associated I can tell you he didnt make those she If they asked he would have said what we have been saying all along and that is that an announcement will be made if the princess is But that doesnt mean she Chapman himself couldnt be reached to set the record He was at Balmoral Castle with her husband Prince 15monthold Prince Queen Elizabeth II and other members of the royal Back at The a man on the news desk said the paper stood by its Filipinos want to end Marcos rule Philippines AP Stirred by the violent death of a man they might not have followed were he thousands of Filipinos are joining a growing movement to end President Ferdinand Marcos 18year Many are middleand upperclass traditionally proMarcos and who have never before publicly expressed political they are joining laborers and longtime opposition figures in passing out antiMarcos leaflets and marching in street Last thousands of office workers and businessmen demonstrated in the countrys main financial district in a Manila The activities are to culminate Wednesday with nationwide rallies marking a national day of sorrow over the death of opposition leader Benigno assassinated 21 as he stepped from an airplane on his return from three years of voluntary Security guards immediately killed a man the government claims was the Wednesday is the llth anniversary of Marcos imposition of martial which continued for eight The Ahjoino family has opposed President Reagans planned November visit because it would demonstrate support for whom they blame for Aquinos in an interview with Cable News said that if Reagan cancels his visit it would be a slap in the face and it would affect Phillipine American The assassination and the governments faltering investigation of the crime have given Marcos his greatest some say final political I dont think Marcos can ever recover completely from the events of said Randolf director of the University of the Philippines Center for Third World Even if he remains in power for the next year or two I dont think things will ever be the I think weve started to live a postMarcos Marcos term ends in Other Filipinos do not dismiss the president so Marcos retains and has often used broad powers to arrest those he believes are subverting the and he has been able to organize pro government rallies which in the past have over shadowed opposition But has so far reacted to the assassination and the outpouring of public grief by secluding himself in his heavily guarded He has denied any involvement in the Nicaragua breaks up rebel plan Nicaragua AP A military commander says Nicaraguan troops have broken up a rebel plan to seize territory and establish a provisional govern but that fierce fighting and heavy casualties In El the government Peace Commission announced plans for a second meeting with leftist to be held 29 in But the com mission warned there may be no further meetings unless the rebels send highranking Deputy Commander Roger head of coun terinsurgency forces for Nicaraguas leftist said Monday that government troops were locked in combat with a large rebel force from Honduras that battled its way into Chontales and Zelaya Sur provinces in eastern Up to we have killed 75 of them and captured many more including 20 who surren Lanuza He did not reveal government but another mUttary who refused to be tified for security mti fighting continues very heavy with many casualties on both Lanuza said the 450strong rebel force began its push into Nicaragua in early planning to link up with Costa Ricanbased exiles attacking from the south and seize a large part the national territory to set ap a provisional He said government troopi halted the drive and scattered the insurgents but that heavy fighting Daniel head of the three man Sandinista said hat week that guerrillas and M government soldiers had died In fighting since when Honduranbased win receive aid from the in tensified crossborder The Costa Ricanbased in surgents are led by Eden a hero of the 1979 Sandinista South Africa comments on Miss America South Africa AP A Johannesburg newspaper which usually supports South Africas white minority government said today the 62 year span before a black was chosen Miss America doesnt say much for the land of the The an Englishlanguage said in an editorial that the excitement in the United States over the selection of Vanessa Williams as the first black winner of the contest is evidence that changing deepgrained racial attitudes is not The editorial quoted sections of the Declaration of Independence and Abraham Lincolns Gettysburg Address which declare Americans to be free and In there is still no complete equality in the majority of Negroes remaining a muchdeprived The Citizen Americans will be a little more tolerant about South Africas attempts to overcome its own racial In the Miss South Africa con teststhere were colored finalists this the paper Who knows and it may not take 62 years we may have a Miss South Africa one day who is also not In South persons of mixed race are known as South Africa has two Miss South Africa sponsored separately by two newspaper Both have been open to coloreds and Asians since the government eased restrictions against multiracial public gatherings several years So all winners of both competitions have been Another peso devaluation predicted MEXICO CITY AP The Mexican peso will plunge in value by more than 15 percent to a rate of 175 to the dollar by the end of the year because of inflationary pressures and the American Chamber of Commerce The prediction is part of a study prepared by the chamber in its most recent Quarterly Economic It was provided to The Associated Press on Government spokesmen were not im mediately available for comment on the In the past they have refused to comment on the sub ject of possible The study concludes that the Mexican government will be forced to make the fourth big devaluation in two years because of speculation and the increased prices of Mexican goods in relation to its biggest trading the United The peso was devalued from M to about SO to the dollar in February then dropped to 70 pesos on 1 and nearly ISO to the dollar in December 1183 when the government removed exchange controls and allowed the currency to drop in Inflation in Mexico is running at above 10 compared to about 5 percent in the United The difference in inflation means the peso will be overvalued in terms of the dollar unless it is con tinually changed to make up for the the study Despite success in stabilising the paw rumors of a devaluation that have already begun hare will lead to a run on the study given the proven penchant of Mexicans to swamp the market with demand for dollars the moment they amell devaluation in the The devaluation will he accompanied by an end to the currency Our Home Improvement Loans WE WILL BE CLOSED ALL DAY FRIDAY TO CELEBRATE THE Drive Up Window Will Be Open Morning NEW 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