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Abilene Reporter-News, The (Newspaper) - October 19, 1970, Abilene, Texas i; OR WITH OFFENSE TO FRIENDS OR FOES WE SKETCH YOUR WORLD EXACTLY AS IT SOTH YEAR. NO. 128 PHONE 673-4271 ABILENE, TEXAS, 79604. MONDAY EVENING. OCTOBER 19. 1970-THIRTY.EIGHT PAGES IN THREE SECTIONS lOc DAILY-25c SUNDAY Auociaied Frew (ff) Wholesome Movies Family Features Fine Fare DELPHI, Ind. (AP) _ Two teen-age brothers who wanted to do something on their own arc prospering as theater operators, presenting family-typo movies In a theater that showed "ma- ture audiences only" films be- fore they bought it. Arthur Small, 17, and his brother, Jimmy, 16, are earning enough money at the Theater to send themselves through college in a couple of years. "We get some real good Walt Disney and family movies and teen-age movies without all that other garbage, ard it fecms to bo working out real Ar- thur said. ''For this size of town, this is what tho people want." Delphi has resi- dents. Arthur handles most of the business responsibilities, while Jimmy runs the projectors and handles most of the technical side. The clientele of the 275-seat 1 theater has changed since Ihe brothers took over. "Now more families are com- ing together with their teen- agers and younger Jimmy said. r "We show strictly first-run movies, unless it's a real good Arthur said. "This in- creases business. People would rather sec new movies. We're starting to draw from other cit- ies now, like Lafayette, Logans- port and Monticcllo.. Those places charge as high as Our highest ticket is and kids are 50 cents." The theater Is open Friday, Saturday and Sunday. During the week, it usually is rented to civic groups and school classes that want to view educational or promotional films. Jimmy had worked at Ihe Iheatcr three years when, In Au- gust 1969, he came home and told Arthur Ihe Hoxy owners wanted to sell. "I thought it was a good deal, so we took over the bank pay- Arthur said. (an unt Terrorists By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MONTREAL (AP) A mas- sive hunt for the terrorists who killed Pierre gave Montreal today the appearance of a city at war. The search went on for the terrorists' other kidnap victim, James R. Cross. Army and police helicopters flew constantly over the city. Local and Royal Canadian Mounted Police spot-checked cars on the busy streets. Road- blocks and checkpoints were set up on bridges and routes lead- ing out of Montreal, which has 1.2 million people and is Cana- da's largest city. Security checks were in- creased at the U.S. border, par- ticularly In New York, Vermont and New Hampshire. _ The Canadian army, the Mounted Police and Quebec's own provincial police expanded their operations under the War Measures Act imposed by Prime Minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau last Friday. Trudeau himself pledged that the law forces will find "these vicious men" and bring them to justice "in the calm and dispas- sionate atmosphere of Canadian courts." He predicted more terrorist violence but declared the gov- Sunday Night Low Hits 43 The mercury shivered down lo a cold 43 degrees Sunday night, the coldest overnight Abilene has recorded this fall. Up until Sunday night, the lowest temperature was 46, which occurred on Oct. 8, 15, 16 and 17. The Monday night forecast call: fnr 2 v.'arrr.er Weathermen predict a fair and warrm day Monday, with, the temptralure Jhe high Tuesday should near 75. WEATHER U S DEPARTMENT OP COMMERCE Nalicn.il WcJlhtr Serviei (Weirhrr Mjp, Pg. 3-A) ABILENE AND VICINITY MSIL.J) Fiir and warmer Mcndjy n-sM and Tuesday. Hkjh 51 U ernmenl will not back down. The prime minister, himself a Qucbeckcr, flew to Montreal Sunday night to pay his respects In the family of Laportc, Que- bec's labor minister, and to con- fer with officials, lie then flciv back to Ottawa, the federal cap- ital. Warrants were issued for the arrest of Marc Carbonncau, 37, a taxi driver, and Paul Rose, 27, a teacher, on charges of taking part in the kidnaping of Laporte Oct. 10 and Britain's trade com- missioner, Cross two weeks ago today. Laporte was shot in the head Saturday and his body found early Sunday. A Idler in Cross' handwriting that reached au- thorities Sunday night said he was alive but in danger of exe- cution at the hands of the Que- bec Liberation Front-FLQ. Police raided a frame bunga- low in St. Hubert this morning a half mile from where Laporte's body was found and said it may have been used by Laporte's Florida Migrants Tick' Good Deal AJOr ir.i var Iurd4 U J7 j; u nil-" 70, low Mcndajr rvgl1 TEMPERATURES y p'mou know anywhere that one rould sell mistletoe here In Abilene or out of state? And ran you send mistletoe to another stale by mall? A. Couldn't find any mistletoe merchants In Abilene, but we found one in Novice.' Owen Casey, Box 3H will start buying It around Thanksgiving. Contact him now and let him know what you have; he'll send you a card when he's ready to start buying. Your mistletoe must have white berries and green and the price per pound will IKS" 'around eight cents. Yes, you can-send mistletoe through the mail. Q. I recently read In The reporter- News (hat the DPT vaccination may become law requiring all children lo recrhc U before entering school. It also .staled that the nnly vaccination now required Is the smallpox vaccination, llmmcr, I know children who arc attending Abilene public schools that have never had the smallpox vaccination. Why Isn't this law en- forced? flu we have any guarantee that the DPT vaccination lav would be enforced? A. K the DPT vaccination law stales enforcement is mandatory, then it will he automatically enforced and doctor's certificates will be required, proving Immunization, says Supt. of Schools A. K. Wells. The present Immunization law leaves It up lo the local school boards to decide whether or rot smallpox vaccinations arc mandatory. In this area it's not mandatory, but even EO 77 per cent of the first graders have smallpox vaccinations. Because some religious groups object to immunizations and for other complicated medical reasons the Abilene School Board decided not lo mnke the vaccination a requirement for enrollment. Q. Whatever happened to the old fashioned an of quilling? I've tried 1 several sources lo no avail. Would appreciate jour help. A. Nothing at a1! has happened to It, we thought quilting was a lost art too until we started writing Action lane. Now It Seems everybody's interested if mail on the subject is any indication. The Comrades Class at Firsl Methodist Church would like to do some quilting; give Maude Walter a ring at 677-9JM. Or call Iris Fitzximmons, our quilting expert, at 673- 7275. Pleafo call Mrs. Waller lirsl. we've about uorn out Mrs. litzslmmoiis. ;