Tuesday, April 9, 1985

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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - April 9, 1985, New Braunfels, Texas New Braunfeto Tuesday April Sanctuary worker arrives at halfway house SAN ANTONIO AP Sanctuary movement worker Jack Elder has begun serving a 150day sentence in a halfway house for helping Salvadoran aliens relocate in the United turned himself in early Monday at the Halfway House of San He was greeted by about 50 supporters at a bus station when he arrived the city earlier in the I thought it was going to be a half dozen close Elder It turned into a major It was kind of Elder went to a local Catholic church for then reported to the halfway He has been director of Casa Oscar a shelter for Central Americans in San He was convicted of conspiring to help two Salvadorans enter the United helping them enter the country and transporting them from the shelter to a bus station in District Judge Filemon Vela of Brownsville first sentenced Elder to six concurrent oneyear terms after Elder refused two years probation that would have limited his activities in the sanctuary Vela later reconsidered the sentence and assessed the 150day halfway house Elder spent several hours at the halfway house before he was formally accepted Into the said director Gallic Hardin She said workers had to determine if Elder would abide by halfway house rules before he was Elder will work on the maintenance crew for the five halfway houses connected with the Halfway House of San she Hardin said Elder agreed to talk to the news media only with staff Asked if Elder agreed to refrain from sanctuary movement acitivites while he i s in the Hardin It is in derstood that he cant do that while hes K He can express his opinions but he f nt participate in this while hes He a prisoner Elders wife Diane has said she and their children will remain in the Rio Grande where she will continue her work with the sanctuary Wrong number increases rate request from 123 million to million AUSTIN AP Communications million rate hike request has grown to The revised package omits a previously offered cut of percent in the cost of basic long distance Public Utility Counsel Jim Boyle says the new request filed Monday might include the bane of all telephone users wrong Its just hard to know what their situation given the game of numbers du jour which they tend to put he said of latest The company filed its million rate hike request in That package sought large increases in services used mostly by It also included a percent cut in the tolls for intrastate long distance The Public Utility Commission postponed the case until could come up with a full years data to support the The updated in formation was filed The percent cut was left The increased financial losses have made it impossible for to achieve its intended in trastate long distance rate reduction with this said Tom vice president for external affairs in Included in the revised request are higher charges for shorthaul intrastate long distance directory some operator assisted calls and WATS losses of more than a most of it because of access payments to Southwestern Bell and other local telephone The long distance companies pay for use of the local phone We will continue to work with the commission to lower the cost of access charges in Texas and affect a future intrastate long distance rate said Company spokesman Phil Bode said the up dated data which includes the 12month in formation required by the commission shows significantly more losses than we That means a request for slightly higher long distance For a fiveminute call during the day from Houston to Dallas would go up from the current to The largest increases would come from WATS customers million and some private line services Included in the package is a request for million in emergency interim the state lawyer who represents residential and small business said he doubts the accuracy of any of the numbers is Soviets redefine Oxford English dictionary White ready to inspect troops in Honduras MOSCOW AP When is propaganda simply information and capitalism a system based on the exploitation of man by man An swer When Soviet editors redefine words in two products by the guar dians of the English language the publishers of the Oxford English Selected Moscow bookstores are selling special editions of two English dictionaries by the Oxford University smaller cousins to the com panys mammoth central The Oxford English The Soviet editions are the two volume Oxford Learners Dictionary of Current and the one volume Oxford Students Dictionary of Current In the single volume or the twovolume Muscovites can learn the Kremlinsanctioned English definitions of Socialism and other In both books the terms have been changed to fit the dictates of Soviet leaving the English publishers slightly I think its rather unfortunate that its turned out this George chief executive of the Oxford University told the British Broadcasting in London I think that its political overtones should have been thought more carefully He said he had not been involved in agreeing to the Soviet request to change some Richardson said the Soviet alterations were sanctioned several years ago in a general publishing I suppose those justifying what weve done here would weve at Russian these words to the usage of that I think that we should have said in the dictionary something to the effect in Marxist Capitalism means such and or Socialism means such and and not done it quite so The dictionaries are in The only Russian is a title page note saying the dictionary is sanctioned for use in the Soviet The Soviets Oxford Students Dictionary of Current English defines Marxism as teaching on the main laws of development of nature and In the Shorter Oxford Dictionary used in England defines Marxism as pertaining or characteristic of the doctrines of Karl ideologically suspect is defined in the Soviet edition as the opportunist ideology and policy of the ruling circles in named after Mao Bolshevism is defined as the revolutionary Marxist trend of political thought in Russia at the beginning of the 20th century and imperialism the highest and last stage of In the original a Bolshevik is a Russian Communist who sup ported Vladimir Lenin after Imperialism is the rule of an em Probably only Soviet students would accept a first definition of propaganda as doc opnions and official In the original Oxford propaganda is methods for the spreading of Honduras AP Mark White today was scheduled to tour military base camps where Texas National Guard troops are conducting war maneuvers with other American and Honduran soldiers three miles from the Nicaraguan White planned to deliver 400 pounds of barbecued beef to Texas troops taking part in Big Pine III The governor also was to carry 500 pounds of 100 pounds of pinto barbecue sauce and an undetermined number of jalapeno peppers to the The Texas troops arrived in Honduras a week ago to par ticipate in war maneuvers that White said would demonstrate we are an effective fighting force should we be called to the defense of our White arrived in the Honduran capitol Monday aboard an Air Force C130 Hercules loaded with reporters to observe the Texas troops in He was expected to return to the Honduran capital this afternoon before flying to Panama where he was to visit the military command He was scheduled to return to Texas late On his arrival in the Honduran White was greeted by ambassador to Honduras John Negroponte and a mob of repor He was immediately whisked to a military base near where he was briefed on the war games by military White emerged from the saying he was satisfied that all possible precautions were being taken to ensure the safety of the Texas Im impressed that they not only did what they told theyve gone further than he White was invited to Central America by the Department of Defense after giving his per mission for the Texas guardsmen to participate in the war The guards involvement has been highly publicized because of the proximity of their base which they call the to the Nicaraguan border and the possibility of a confrontation with Nicaraguas leftist Sandinista Other than a small public affairs contingent from Texas is the only state with guard troqps in Big Pine The Texas trodps will be playing the role of the aggressor in the staging a mock attack on Hon duras from near The governor said his threeday trip was designed to show support for the troops and let them know the seriousness of the I dont think anyone would confuse this with a pleasure the governor White had kind words for President Reagans Central American policies upon his arrival in Central Catholic priest gets probation in weapons smuggling case Weather BROWNSVILLE AP A Roman Catholic given two years probation in a weapons smuggling wants to get his life back in his attorney The Salomon pastor of San Martin de Porras Catholic Church in pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor was fined and agreed to testify against another Sandovals Sheldon told Magistrate Fidencio Garza Monday that the priest was respected in the com was hurt by the publicity and wanted to pay for his offense and be able to continue in his The attorney and the priest declined to speak with reporters after the Two other Alfredo Cumpian and Salvador also pleaded guilty to misdemanor charges and were assessed the same punishment as Sandoval two years probation and a The priest was accused of being the middleman between Vela and Cumpian and two Mexican nationals who wanted to buy weapons in the United Federal prosecutors alleged that Cumpian and after meeting with purchased four Uzi semiautomatic weapons last July for Jorge Wong and Luis Davalos and tried to ship the weapons into Mexico as helicopter Federal acting on a stopped the The priest was indicted on con spiracy to give false statements and four counts of giving false Although he didnt purchase any of the federal prosecutors allege he gave Vela and Cumpian the money to purchase the Davalos is scheduled to go on trial Wong remains at Cumpian and Vela appeared before District Judge Ricardo Hinojosa Monday Assistant Attorney Robert Guerra said the government had agreed to reduce the charge in return for their testimony against Hinojosa questioned whether the mens occuptons had any bearing on that decision and Guerra Vela is a former city commissioner in Alton and is a business major at Pan American University in A persons occupation does not work against but it doesnt work in their Hinojosa told Later in the the priest and Cumpian appeared before who assessed the noting the two were firsttime of What has happened to them or what they have experienced or what they will carry with them the rest of their lives is adequate the magistrate Vela appeared before the magistrate Monday Cumpian was accused of con spiracy and three counts of making false Vela was accused of conspiracy and one count of making a false Prosecutors said the two were not purchasing the weapons for them selves as they said in their purchase Davalos and Wong were accused of conspiracy and four counts of making false All faced five years imprisonment on each count plus fines ranging from to if Guerra Medical Respiratory Specialists Equipment All Pharmacy Services 6257777 353 Landa We Deliver New Setup TODAYS THOUGHTS WITH BOB DIET2 The most varied and lasting pleasures are those of the Arthur Schopenhauer Be willing to have it Acceptance of what has happened is the first step of overcoming the consequences of any William James It is no disgrace to start all It is usually an George Matthew Adams Walk boldly and wisely There is a hand above that will help thee Phillip James Bailey When Your Thoughts Turn To Eating Out Think Churchs Fried Chicken 824 San Antonio New Braunfels 6250491 DRAW THE WEATHER SUBMITTED BY Darren Fifth Carl Schurz Elementary Texas Light rain and thundershowers were ex pected to keep most of South Texas damp today and forecasters said the shower activity would likely spread into southern sections of North Texas and West The triggered by the combination of a low pressure system in the western Gulf of Mexico and a weak upper air trough over South was reported early today from Cotulla and Uvalde southeastward along the Rio Grande to Brownsville in the Lower Rio Grande Low clouds covered most of the state at Forecasts called for cloudy skies over most of the state Highs were to be mostly in the 50s and 60s over North Texas and in the 70s over the southern half of the state Lows tonight will be mostly in the 40s and ranging upward to near 60 in South Highs Wednesday will be mostly in the 60s and ranging to the lower 80s in the Big Bend area of Southwest Early morning temperatures were mostly in the 40s and Extremes ranged from 43 at Amarillo to 66 at Other early morning readings around the state included 48 at Wichita 52 at DallasFort 50 at 57 at 49 at 52 at 55 at San An 56 at Corpus 51 at San 49 at 48 at Midland and 44 at El Texas forecasts North TexasMostly cloudy south and southwest tonight and Partly cloudy Warm mild at Low tonight 52 to High Wednesday 73 to West TexasPartly cloudy and warmer through Widely scattered showers southeast Lows tonight 40s except mid 50s southwestern Highs Wednesday 70s east of the mountains to mid 80s Big South TexasMostly cloudy and cool through Wedneiday with scattered showers and more numerous west and Highs 60s north to low 70s Lows from 50s north to near 60 Extended forecasts Wednesday through Friday North Texas No rain expected A chance of showers and thunderstorms both Friday and Temperatures averaging slightly abova seasonal normals Cooler trend Friday and High temperatures Friday in the ranging from the md50s northwest to near 70 southeast on Low temperatures in the low and mid50s Ranging from the mid40s northwest to the upper 50s southeast on West Texas Partly cloudy Wednesday through A chance for thunderstorms mainly north Warmer Wednesday and Panhandle highs in the Lows in the mid40s Wednesday warming to near 50 South Plains highs in the mid70s Wednesday and near 80 Thursday and Lows in the mid40s Wednesday warming to low 50s Permian Basin and Concho Valley highs upper 70s Wednesday and low 80s Thursday and Lows midto upper 40s Wednesday warming to upper 50s The Nation Snow spread across the upper Ohio Valley and central Appalachians today after ice disrupted shipping and a series of weather related accidents closed part of an interstate highway in A combination of rain and snowshowers scattered across the southern rainshowers spread across northern Utah and southwest Wyoming and dense fog covered the southern California Shipping in eastern Lake Superior stalled Monday as ice accumulated in shipping lanes in Whitefish Bay northwest of the Soo Locks in Upper Three commercial aided by Coast Guard managed to pass through the locks attar battling ice that was 3 feet thick in said Patty Officer Gregory upbound vessels and one downbound ship ware ataying whara 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