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Albert Lea Sunday Tribune (Newspaper) - October 7, 1979, Albert Lea, Minnesota Economists predict worst is to come i 4 4�?��?� a amp f Minneapolis a the wet to is yet to come in the nation s economic recession say economists Walter Heller and George Perry the combination of tight Money a restrictive Federal budget and the erosion of buying Power because of inflation will continue to hold the Economy in the grip of recession for three More quarters the economists said thursday. However another economist says the Lipper Midwest Economy is expected to grow at a rate above the National average in iwo Harvey Daniels senior vice president and economist of first National Bank of Minneapolis released his forecast Friday in a newsletter published by National City Bank of min Neapolis. Heller and Perry said the recession will he slightly worse than the average of the previous five postwar recessions but not half As had As the i Vti-75 one Heller is a University of Minnesota economist and former chairman of the c Council of Era nomic advisers for presidents John Kennedy and Lyndon Johnson Perry is a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute. Washington. D c among the economists comments were wage increases Are not to blame for the double digit inflation that is eating away at real income a instead a major contributor has been the surge in Energy prices rising food and housing costs Are also to blame the sharply higher prices for food housing and fuel Are cutting away at consumer buying Power and that will con tribute to the worsening recession under these pressures unemployment will Peak near to percent in in but will drop As the year goes on there will be some Relief from inflation in the Winter with Large food supplies holding Down grocery Price increases and mortgage interest rates helping to moderate the Rise in housing costs Daniels in his report noted that the upper Midwest has stayed out of the recession so far. And predicts it will continue to do so Daniels said a Strong regional by climate has contributed to Altha advances in total consumer income and. In turn to a quite satisfactory Quot retail sales other encouraging economic developments cited by Daniels include the Outlook for Strong net farm income the substantial resurgence of Oil exploration in Western North Dakota and Eastern Montana and unusually High Levels of construction activity the sports Scop is knows tolls on tuesdays thursdays engineers worried that Lake Erie s too High Buffalo n y a the army corps of engineers says Lake Erie is too High and could create problems for Shoreline property owners this fall. The Lake level is close to that which resulted in flooding and $2 a million in damage in 1973. A Buffalo District spokesman said thursday a the problem is that All of the lakes above Lake Erie Are currently about one foot above Normal Levels for this time of year he added when shallow i Ake Erie is High the effects of Strong winds Are magnified on one storied Mem Trimm Svi by october 7, 1f7f_pap 3 backward car David Beckman Cambridge Ohio tits behind the wheel of the car he will help drive across the country to protest what he terms backward legislation on Energy detective tired after Long hostage negotiations occasion a ship blew off the Lake and was stranded on buffaloes main Street Ben Decook. A Lake forecaster with the corps in Detroit has issued a six month forecast predicting that Levels in All four of the upper great flakes Erie. Huron. Michigan and Superior would remain let feet to 2 feet above Normal Only i a Ike Ontario the other body in the system was found to heat Normal level heavy rain and Snow in the next three months could keep the water level dangerously High. Decook said Atlanta apr i Don t feel like a hero i feel said detective Frank Mcclure who embraced a surrendering gunman after a 20-hour standoff the gunman said he was a glad ifs Over Quot thousands of spectators applauded Friday when the Veter an policeman who talked All night with the Well dressed gun Man by Telephone walked with him in Back inside the Atlanta hotel where the ordeal began Mcclure. 32. Who had delivered the Man breakfast and offered a Satchel of Cash and himself in Exchange for a hostage later told reporters. A when i get Home and get in my easy chair. I la think. God. What was i doing there Quot mayor Maynard Jackson proclaimed Mcclure a Quot Ion per cent. 24-Carat-Gold hero Quot but the detective said. Quot in a a sworn Law enforcement officer i feel like it s just part of my Job Quot police said Joseph Thomas Williams. 21. Of Buffalo was charged with armed robbery and kidnapping a preliminary hearing was set for monday. The most tense hour of the ordeal began at mid morning Friday just after Donna Craig. M. Was released from the office at the Hyatt Regency hotel. When she had then a hostage since thursday afternoon in full View of police Marks men and thousands of onlookers the gunman attired in sport coat and tie walked with Mcclure to a taxicab brought by police to the front of the hotel Mcclure stood by the door while the Man got in Quot he turned to me and said. A it my missile system has desert dwellers worried wont Start so i said. A try Mcclure recounted still nothing several minutes passed the silence broken Only by crackling police radios Mcclure approached and said. Quot in be been Given an order you can t go anywhere Quot the gunman tossed the pistol out the car window came out Ami surrendered. Saying. Quot i m glad its Over Quot Mcclure whose Job is teaching patrolmen How to negotiate with someone holding a hostage. Was called to the hotel thursday afternoon where a gunman was demanding $20,000 and holding mrs Craig in the hotel managers office. Quot he Wasny to making threatening gestures and As Long As he was doing this we thought she would be All Mcclure said by Brendan Riley associated press writer Carson City. Nev a chaotic boo town growth looms on the desert horizon in Utah and Nevada As a result of plans for Quot Many a largest the controversial my missile system the Boom resulting from the $30 billion to $60 billion project could mean As Many As 125.000 to 150.000 new residents within a few years in an area that now has fewer than citizens Ely. With its 5.600 residents is the biggest Nevada town in the area and the largest Utah town is Cedar City with about 15.000 Quot Boom and Busty towns Are nothing new to the arid Region Nevada mining Camps literally sprouted overnight turned into towns and then disappeared As Gold and Silver veins pinched out but More than half a Cen fury has passed since the last Quot Boomer Quot with my. Nevada would get about two thirds of the project s 4.600 missile silos the remaining one third would be located in Utah and 2oo missiles would he kept somewhere within that silo network a vast underground system stretching West from South of Salt Lake City to near the Nevada California Border the magnitude of the project is described by the air forces top my Salesman. Brig Gen Guy Hecker or. As Quot Man s largest project larger than the great Wall. Larger than the pyramids larger than the Alaska pipeline or the Panama canal Quot this would All be built in a 10.000-Square mile great Basin Region of hard dry Lake Beds separated by craggy peaks or Low. Brown tree scarce Mountain ranges from a plane one sees mile after mile of Sand and Rock Sagebrush a sprinkling of Aspen Groves in mountains and a rare spot of Green where a Farmer has found enough irrigation water one can go for Miles and Miles and see Only Range cattle or wild horses the area seems so desolate that people typically new Comers a make Okes about the a lunar Quot landscape and Many who love the seeming emptiness Call themselves Quot desert rats Quot state sen Rick Blakemore. A Democrat in whose sprawling District nearly All of the Nevada my installations would be located is worried about Quot what the human Impact of the my will be Quot Blakemore says the people Quot out there Quot Are the ones who must be helped and made fully aware of what a going on. Not those in cities such As Reno and Las vegas Many Miles from the my area Blakemore says Quot some people in my District Tell me they moved Here because they did t w ant to be surrounded by a lot of other people and they Don t want the my for that Rea sort Quot Mike Bourn executive direr tor of the White Pine county. Nev. Development corp. Which has been trying to encourage development in the Ely area thinks the explosive growth can be handled Only with extensive Federal state and local planning Money for schools and other services is a major concern he says he Points to particular worry about police Protection in Nevada which is known for its glittering casinos and tolerates bordello in some areas when citizens mention their fears they talk of drastically in creased crime More pollution water problems Cost of living increases. And changes in the Pace of life the water needs of the huge my system Are so tremendous a an estimated 17.000 acre feel yearly during a seven year con Striction period a that u s rep Jim Santini. A Nev has suggested new talks on tapping the big Columbia River system flowing through Idaho and Washington to the North Santini says More than too billion Gallons otherwise would have to be pulled from beneath the nations driest lands so that 2 million tons of Cement could be mixed and for other water needs University of Nevada proves Sot James Walker who took part in a study of the Impact of a proposed Power Plant that could be built at the same time As the my systems foresees a drastic Quot change Nevada gov Bob list Sass the big question about in project is Quot precisely what it would look like on the map Quot a spot a 9 tickets o4 9 a reservations a cel by a or Vlra mss after a a world a 17j-14ji. A a a a Pigo hit 2002 e. Mein Albert Lea 373-2444 pizza special $200 off a Large Pho m 00 off a medium pizza offer expires 10-11-79 not Falkl for delivery under new management october i National restaurant Mont support the following restaurants a your patronage is always appreciated Zvy lunch special sl65 a soup amp salad a soup amp Sandwich grilled cheese Ham fish chef cafe ii us i. Clark St. Albert be. 373-9704 b amp w cafe breakfast special $ 25 i hotcakes i egg Toast i egg amp sausage amp Bacon Dow cafe 120 s. Washington Albert Loa pm. 373-7717invite you to enjoy dining excellence and your favorite cocktails Beer or wine tuesday through saturday starting at 5 00 . Sundays serving 11 30 . To 9 30 . Set ups served after 12. Consider the stables supper club for your next party or meeting tool you won t regret your Choice. Ii stables membership is no Longhi required the stables Tupper club in income made soup amp Chili full menu inside specials dog suds mob thin Orhn pion.-1 nun. 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