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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - November 2, 1983, New Braunfels, Texas                                World HvraldZrltunt November 6A Hitting the beach Gunfire intense in Grenada Texan says HOUSTON AP A Baytown man who was part of the first force to parachute onto Grenada says hes amazed Army Rangers did not take more casualties in the assault because gunfire from the ground was very Mike a 24yearold member of the Airborne Ranger told the Houston Chronicle that thousands of rounds from small arms whined around his unit early 25 as the 39 men jumped onto an airport near a medical I couldnt believe we didnt have more men killed because the firing was so Burton He said five men from his battalion were killed and 10 wounded during the initial The Rangers leaped from their camouflaged C130 transport plane at an altitude of 500 We were in the air about 30 seconds and you could see the Sovietmade tracers coming toward said who was interviewed by phone from where the Rangers are It was highly lot more accurate than I would he The shooting was real You could hear the weapons popping from the high ground that looked down on the airfield as we floated The unit had gone on alert 23 and was in combat less than 48 hours Burton He said the group was instructed about its the airfield of Point and told they Allan ic Ocean Caribbean Sea VINCENT AND 0 THE GRENADINES were also to secure Georges University School of Medicine and rescue students Once on the the Rangers formed an assault line and moved We began firing and moving toward the high ground where all the shooting was coming said In an the airfield was secured and C130s landed with more munitions and The Americans moved on to the sweeping through the buildings and assuring that the students were When the Cubans Burton said his group used a recoilless antitank gun to knock out two Sovietmade armored personnel By 11 just 24 hours after leaving said all of the resistance near the airfield and the campus had been The Cubans were stubborn fighters and a lot were wearing said Those that were in civilian clothes knew how to handle their It was obvious they were trained Grenadian soldiers offered less he and seemed to fear their American captors would execute The Cuban prisoners were tough and said Students at the campus were overjoyed to see the They were frightened and had been held at said It made me feel good that they were so glad to see The 82nd Airborne Division flew in to replace the Burton and his group took off for Georgia about 3 ending a fourday Carribbean Flynt curses at apologizes LOS ANGELES AP Hustler magazines promoting himself in a Larry Flynt for President cursed at a judge who ordered his arrest for failing to hand over a tape connected with John De Loreans drug trial but avoided a contempt District Judge Robert Takasugi released the paraplegic Flynt after the publisher apologized for his outburst who was delivered to the courtroom by a platoon of federal marshals who arrested him at his heavily guarded BelAir had said he feared for his life if he went He had threatened to shoot anyone who tried serve a contempt warrant but he offered no resistance and told 100 assembled reporters and photographers that his threat was a publicity If anyone is going to put a bullet in I want the whole world to be said who has been confined to a gold plated wheelchair since a 1978 assassination attempt in Takasugi had found Flynt in contempt for failing to appear in court with a barely audible tape recording which allegedly shows a government James Timothy threatening De Lorean if he refused to go through with a drug The 58 yearold former automaker faces federal charges that he conspired to distribute million in part of an FBI sting Flynt does not have the tape referred to in the attorney Alan Isaacman told We are reluctant to put him on the stand and have him answer questions for fear he may waive his Fifth Soviet diplomats get boot from Jamaica Jamaica AP Prime Minister Edward Seaga ordered the expulsion of four Soviet charging that they are KGB agents who plotted with a Cuban journalist to kill a Jamaican Seaga told Parliament Tuesday night that the Jamaican a woman whom he did not was targeted for assassination after she reported an unusual amount of contact between the four members of the Soviet Embassy in Kingston and Joseph an officer in the Jamaican Foreign The security forces are in possession of the gory details of the plot first to kidnap the female diplomatic officers then to confront her in a public place and stage a robbery during which she would be Seaga The Soviet Embassy in Jamaicas denied the accusing Seaga of intentional worsening of relations between our two Michael Seagas predecessor and leader of the leftist opposition Peoples National demanded Seaga back the charges with Seaga ordered the expulsion by Friday evening of the four whom he identified as first secretaries Viktor Ivanovich An drianov and Oleg Ivonich Andrei an and diplomat Vladimir Dario Ibanez the correspondent for Prensa Cubas official news was given 48 hours to and the agencys office was shut Ibanez was detained and questioned by security agents and denied any role in the Seaga Bewry was detained and helped officials in the investigation of the Seaga Bewry was fired from the Foreign Ministry and another Jamaican a woman Seaga did not was the prime minister Jamaica was one of seven Caribbean countries that con tributed forces to aid the troops who overran Grenada last Federal government on cash onlybasis WASHINGTON AP Today is the second day the federal government operated without authority to borrow money and the red ink blues were Its credit the Treasury Department struggled to do business on a cashonly The government is living on a hand tomouth basis as the Congress creates uncertainty in the financial Treasury Secretary Donald Regan said Tuesday in response to the Senates 5639 refusal Monday night to raise the national debt limit above its current ceiling of That limit was reached Tuesday when the Treasury Department made a billion payment to the Social Security Until the limit is the government will be operating only on the cash it has on Congressional leaders have indicated they may let the problem worsen as a way to prod reluctant legislators to go along with in creasing the borrowing Senate Majority Leader Howard Baker said Tuesday he would delay further consideration of the debt bill until next An aide said Baker will wait and see if there is a crisis and how people react to House Speaker Thomas ONeill D said that when there is a we can accomplish things that you cant ac complish a month The House already has acted to meet a Reagan administration request to raise the debt limit to William R who was among the majority voting against raising the debt said There is a growing consensus that growing deficits put our whole future at Having hit the debt the government has suspended all sales of Savings Bonds and delayed sales of billions of dollars worth of other bills and bonds because the government has no authority to issue Congress still is grappling with the deficit reduction goals it set for itself in a budget adopted last The Senate Budget Committee was meeting today to piece together a nearly billion package of spending savings and tax increases over three years that was drafted by various Senate The House last week passed a billion package of spending but a measure to raise an estimated billion in taxes over three years is bogged Under the budget adopted in three year spending cuts of billion and tax increases of billion were Neither goal may be met this Soldiers might shoot British defense secretary says r SAVE iZasta I DISCOUNT COUPON USERS DONT THROW MONEY AWAY LONDON AP Women peace protesters camped outside a Air Force base say they are ready to risk being shot by British soldiers in their effort to stop the deployment of nuclear Defense Secretary Michael Heseltine said in a television interview Tuesday night that troops might use firearms if demonstrators entered the most heavily guarded areas of the It is my duty to make it clear that there are extreme circumstances where people could be at he He said guards had to consider the possibility that an intruder might be a The difficulty is that you cant tell the difference between a terrorist and a peace protester if the terrorist has taken the trouble to make himself look like Heseltine said in an interview with Channel 4 commerical Heseltines threat drew a defiant reaction from women protesters stationed outside the Greenham Common air 50 miles west of where the first of the new missiles to be deployed in Europe are due to arrive If they want to shoot thats what will There will be a public outcry and maybe more people will listen to our said who refused to be Monsignor Bruce general secretary of the Campaign for Nuclear called Heseltines statement brutal and It has always been in our mind that it was going to get to that he So far this about 200 been arrested in protests that included using bolt cutters to get through sections of the ninemile chainlink fence around the They dodged guards and rushed on to Police said another 26 protesters were arrested Tuesday when demonstrators rushed at the thinking a justlanded C5A Galaxy transport plane had brought the first SAVE hundreds of dollars a year on your lood and household budget Receive the wanted discount coupons of your Hurry You must enclose a selladdressed envelope lor easy details on how to save money at your local store SEND TO UNITED COUPON CLUB FREE 6427 West Capitol Drive INFO Wisconsin 53216 Enclosed is selladdressed Please send acts on joining the DISCOUNT COUPON USERS DONT THROW MONEY AWAY SAVE Strike threatens Chrysler HIGHLAND AP The resurgent Chrysler fresh from reporting a record profit after years of money faces millions of dollars in lost sales and production if a walkout at an Ohio stamping plant an analyst The strike which began Tuesday at 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