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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - July 12, 1985, New Braunfels, Texas New Braunfels July 3A 1 Wanted7 list debut nets one arrest JIM MATTOX AUSTIN AP A Fort Worth man was arrested within hours after a list of chronic child support violators was and At torney General Jim Mattox says that convinces him a new mostwanted list program will The fact that the one newspaper in the state which ran the list of names got us some immediate action makes me believe even more firmly that the mostwanted list program will be a Mattox said Mattox unveiled his mostwanted I hate to see a man go to but more than that I hate the fact that children are not being properly cared for by their parents Jim Mattox lists on asking the news media to help publicize violators in several Texas Within hours of publication of names by the Fort Worth Star one man was arrested in that Mattox About a newspaper reader in Fort Worth recognized the name of a Fort Worth man and notified the attorney generals regional office Mattox said a warrent was issued for James Thomas who allegedly is at least behind in child support payments for his 6 yeafold Mattox said court records indicate Brackeen hasnt made a child port payment since The man was arrested about 11 The man was being held in the Tarrant County jail for contempt of court by failing to make the A Judge will hear the case and determine what steps should be taken to make certain the payments are Mattox The attorney general on Wed nesday said the mostwanted lists were being made public to help focus attention on fathers who are failing to pay child support and to solicit the publics help in finding the The Fort Worth office has received tips on two other individuals on the list and currently is checking out those he The lists have been compiled for several areas around the with more on the officials I hate to see a man go to but more than that I hate the fact that children are not being properly cared for by their Mattox Offers pour in for former hostages story HOUSTON AP Former TWA hostage Allyn Conwell says he has received numerous offers for magazine books and television appearances but isnt accepting all the Itd be hard not to consider I may be open to something of that nature in the Conwell told the Houston Post on Someone has even mentioned a but Im not taking that too Aside from the has accumulated pounds of letters at the post He says he intends to answer every But the articulate and con troversial spokesman for fellow American captives during the 17 day ordeal that culminated in says his notoriety is Given a few weeks of me being out of the if you mention Allyn Con the most common response will Who he Conwell has drawn criticism for speaking sympathetically during his captivity towards the more than 700 Israeliheld The release of those prisoners was demanded by the two men who hijacked the plane and by the Ainal militia that kept the hostages for the last 15 days of the When the freed American hostages returned to the United it was TWA pilot John Testrake not Conwell who spoke on behalf of the group at the July 2 welcoming ceremony at tended by President Conwell has said the statements he made during his captivity were I worded my statements very because of my awareness of the feelings of the other he I think time will bear out that the statements I made for the hostages were very Conwell said he will fly sometime this week to the home of his wifes where he and his family will relax for a After the Conwells will return to the Middle where he Conwell has worked for the past year in as a general manager for Houston based Enterra Oil Field He said he is being transferred to another Middle East location that he declined to Conwell was flying from Athens to the Middle East when the plane was He has been visiting with relatives in Houston his native town since his Lamb wants his life spared by stay HUNTSVILLE AP The next Texas death row inmate scheduled to die by lethal injection wants an at torney to help him get an execution I dont want to If an attorney tells me we can beat this case in five to six then of course Ill take convicted killer John Michael said Bruce an attorney with the American Civil Liberties Union in said he has not found an attorney to represent but hopes to have one by the end of this There are more cases now than a couple years ago and less of a chance of success in getting a Grif fiths Once an attorney handles an execution you dont want to do it he a California drifter scheduled to die July received the death penalty for the 1982 robbery and shooting death of a man in a Greenville motel He fled to Florida in the victims but was arrested and returned to Attorney General Jim Mattox said Tuesday that Lamb probably will be successful in obtaining a stay if he wants The execution date is the first one set for The inmate has maintained he is innocent and that he was convicted because his courtappointed at torneys did not represent him Five Texas prisoners have been executed by lethal injection this two within the last two Execution by lethal injection Chicago Tribune Graphic Source NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund Iraqi jets hit Turkish super tanker Iraq AP Iraqi warplanes fired a missile into the Turkish supertanker Seyhan setting it ablaze in the Persian gulf near Irans Kharg Island oil marine salvage experts Seyhan is the sister ship of the supertanker which the Iraqis raided Tuesday at almost the same The Iraqi military command said the warplanes inflicted an accurate and effective hit today and returned safely to Bahrainbased maritime shipping sources said the Seyhan sustained an enormous blast in the port side as a result of the Seyhan was on its way to Kharg to take a load of crude oil and move it to Irans Sirri Island in the southeastern sector of the Iran has been using an undisclosed number of supertankers in a shuttle service to move oil from Kharg to out of the normal range of the Iraqi jet No details were immediately available on casualties or the precise extent of On the Vatan was badly according to marine salvage sources in It lost about 20 percent of its load of about tons of oil and was being towed to Sirri for unloading and Iran and Iraq have been at war since September and raids on commecial shipping were initiated by the Iraqis almost two years ago with the avowed aim of choking off the Iranian economy by blocking its oil Iran has accused the Arab countries of the gulf of proIraqi and its warplanes have occasionally retaliated against the Iraqi raids with similar raids on Arab and other tankers in neutral waters in the southern sector of the SAVINGS BONDS Paying Setter Than Ever Space fizz CAPE AP With all the world their battleground CocaCola and PepsiCola are taking their soft drink rivalry into space as NASA officials fret about being caught in a commercial The Hatfields and McCoys of the soft drink business put four cans each on board the shuttle scheduled for liftoff at for the first space test of carbonateddrink One giant sip for said Tshirts handed out at the launch site Thursday by the Pepsi Drink said the red caps distributed by guess That sort of commercial boosterism gives the National Aeronautics and Space Ad ministration and the agency told Challengers seven astronauts they are not to be seen on shiptoground television drinking either beverage during the sevenday Pepsi take their rivalry to the shuttle But NASA could not stop representatives of the two soft drink giants from engaging in a bit of hucksterism as they faced the press Do you know why Im excited asked Ashis a Coke when you have something that you believe something that you know is you want everybody to know about The man from vice president Tom managed to weave his companys ad theme into his conceding that space was a small market but symbolic on how we view the future and future The flight comes on the heels of an announcement by CocaCola Wed nesday that due to popular demand it would begin marketing cola with its old formula 24 months after it was replaced by a new Sam chief of NASAs medical science said the agency is always on the lookout for new ways to dispense food and drink in Conventional soft drink containers do not work in the absence of and astronauts have sipped drinks from straws in plastic containers that collapse as they are CocaCola offered its experiment and NASA Poole According to the space can has an internal dispensing mechanism that compensates for the absence of The package has a drinking spout activated by a sensing a public relations coup by its wanted It turned to a vice president in its own Max A reporter wanted to know whether the space Coke would be the the or the newly reissued old We are sending Gupta said without a Weather Saturn site pick due in 3 weeks DETROIT i AP General Motors President James McDonald says the company will decide within two or three weeks where to put its new Saturn car Saturn a billion project GM announced in will build a newcar plant expected to employ Officials from communities in Texas and 35 other states have been courting the company for the Theyre still looking at McDonald said of Saturn executives who will make the site I think that within a twoor threeweek frame well know about speaking at an impromptu news conference also said he expected General Motors and the United Auto Workers union to come to terms within a week on an outline for a labor contract Fleischmans Regal Vodka Daviess County Bourbon Jim Beam Bourbon Liquors Kroger Shopping Center Good thru 72085 Stop in and check out our Rack Forester Bourbon ontezumaTeqwla wh 750 Ml C2 JL r T DRAW THE WEATHER SUBMITTED BY Sonya Fifth Carl Schurz Texas Heavy thunderstorms churned across portions of the Texas hill country early unleashing heavy strong gusty winds and some The Texas Department of Public Safety reported of an inch of rain in only 15 minutes when the storm moved across A severe thunderstorm warning was issued for Kerr but was lifted at Other showers and thunderstorms oc curred over a small part of South Central Texas between Austin and San skies were mostly clear over North and West Texas while partly cloudy skies dotted extreme northeast and far West the Coastal Bend and the lower Rio Grande a weak high pressure system remained the dominant weather feature across the Winds were generally about 5 to 15 Temperatures were mostly in the 60s and 70s except for readings in the 50s over the mountainous Early morning extremes ranged from 55 at Marfa to 83 at the Naval air station in Corpus Todays high temperatures were expected to soar above 100 degrees in the Big Readings in the 90s were expected elsewhere Texas forecasts NORTH TEXAS Widely scattered af ternoon thunderstorms mainly east and south portion today otherwise fair and warm through Highs both days 90s east to 102 Nighttime lows in the SOUTH TEXAS Partly cloudy through Saturday with hot afternoons and mild at evening thunderstorms from Southeast Texas across the Hill Country Highs near 90 coast to the upper 90s along the lower Rio Lows in the 70s WEST Isolated late afternoon and evening thunderstorms otherwise mostly sunny clays ami fair at night through Saturday No important Lows tonight mitt 60s Panhandle to lower 70s extreme south except upper 50s mountains Highs Saturday upper 90s must sections to mar 105 along the nvur in the Big Bend Extended forecasts Sunday through Tuesday Nurth Texas Little 01 no rain Highs 90s Lows 70s West Texas Continued mostly sunny days and Idir nights witn isolated late afternoon and nighttime thunderstorms throughout the period Highs 90s except neat 104 Bern valleys Lows 60s and South Texas Partly cioudy with not days and mild nights Widely scattereii mainly afternoon and evening thundLrshowerb Lows 70s except near 8U txcepi upper 80s The Nation Thunderstorms dotted the South Plains and nations midsection loday Storms were scattered from Virginias to the southern tip of Florida and across nv lower Mississippi Valley Others ranged Nebraska and South Dakota into the Todays forecast called for showers anil thunderstorms across the central Gulf Florida and the eastern Great Basin widely scattered thunderstorms across the upper Mississippi the Rockies arid from central Texas through the ant showers scattered across northern New England and from the Virginias through the lower Great Highs will be in the 70s across the cential Pacific much of the Great Lakes region and northern New airmnd 100 across the centraas and Californias 100 to 115 actoss the desert and in the 60s to 90s Brought To You MBonkNew Braunfels A Momentum Bank Bos mi Mite PW New 78130 Member KPdfif and FDIC