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Alice Echo News (Newspaper) - June 16, 1974, Alice, Texas Page 2, Aliet Echo Newt sun., j unit 19744 evening Lions club installs officers Armengol Farias new president a glittering gathering of evening Lions meeting Friday evening at the St Joseph youth Center roared out a Welcome .0 their new president Armengol farts and gave a Landing ovation to Armoldo Adame retiring president of the 7374 term on hand to Duci the new office and directors was District governor Al Rogers of Mcallen Alice mayor Joe Ramirez was master of ceremonies welcoming guests and setting an optimistic Forward looking tone appropriate to a year of achievement which saw the local club receive awards for heir successful involvement in the Lions sponsored crippled Chi Lofren Camp the Valley ugh House for the Blind the care program and the United cerebral palsy drive. In his address outgoing Lyes ident Adame thanked the entire membership for their help in making his 1973-74 term a year of achievement and growth in which the evening Lions registered a net gain of 20 new members Adame went on to discuss the qualities of leadership asserting that it was appropriate for Lions to reassess the characteristics most needed in a Man who would Lead his fellow men in the difficult times besetting the world. Quot the greatest leaders will be the avowed servants of those whom they would Lead a stressed Adame a they will be the kind of men who Lead by sacrifice and service they will la those who Are Able to visualize and plan toward a goal and will inspire their followers by the example they set themselves a Adame quoted Winston s. Churchill who when asked what qualities a Leader must have answered that a sense of the possible the Power of his moral convictions and the ability to literally be ahead of his followers were the characteristics he Felt Mast needed by a Man who would Lead his fellow men Quot All things have Small beginnings a concluded Adame Quot we must Start now to evaluate ourselves As leaders. We must learn As Lions to Lead so that we can in better Able to obituary Jody Parr Corpus Christi funeral services will be conducted at i monday in the Cage Mills downtown Chapel Here for mrs Jody Martin Parr 40, who died thursday morning. Entombment will be in Seaside memorial mausoleum. The Rev. Lester l. Roloff will officiate. A reside of Corpus Christi for 34 years she is survived by her parents or. And mrs. Eben c. Martin of Corpus Christi two Sisters mrs. Bonnie White and mrs. Billie Ethridge of Bellville three nieces and one Nephew hearing test set for Alice Texas electronic hearing tests will be Given at the americana Motel in Ine. Texas on tuesday june 18, from a a. By Jim Cox certified hearing Aid audiologist anyone who has trouble hearing or understanding is Welcome to come in for a test using the latest a Lee tronic equipment to determine his or her particular degree of hearing loss. Diagrams showing How the ear works and some of the causes of hearing loss will be available everyone should have a hearing test at least once a year if he has any trouble at All hearing clearly even people now wearing a hearing Aid or those who have been told an Aid wont help should have a Basic test and find out about the very latest hearing aids the free bearing tests will be held a the Inte Cana Motel on tuesday june 18from 3-6 . If Yon fun t get there on tuesday writ the Beltane hearing Aid service 3122 so. Alameda Corpus Christi Texas 884-2217 v a no. A address City a slate. Following his address in which he outlined the history of Clonise from its inception in 1917 to the present when it has More than a million members throughout he world District governor Rogers officially ins ailed the new officers for the 1974-75 term they Are Armengol Farias president Abelardo Gonzalez. First vice president Oscar let Pez second vice president v m Gonzalez third vice president Al Lopez Secretary. Jose l. Gonzalez assistant Secretary Rodolfo Cantu treasurer Oscar Garza assistant treasurer Juan Cruz Tail twister t audio Garcia assistant Tail twister Hector Hinojosa lion Tamer and Alfredo Trevino assistant lion Tamer directors for the new term Are Gabriel Chapa j. A. Gomez Elizandro Rodriguez Marcelo Flores Frank Herrera Joe Olvera Adan Canales. Joe Luna Ruben Moreno and Armando g. Garza. I i it it a to the installation of the new officers Ruben Moreno and Oscar in Pez were honoured by being named a muons of the year a also honoured with the a involvement in to nismo award were Luis Mora Marcelo Flores and Little league coach Roy Cantu. Among those honoured for bringing in new members to the Alice evening Lions club were Frank Herrera who signed up five new members and Ruben Moreno and a Belardo Gonzalez who both brought in three new members awards announced new York up a the annual theater we orld awards have gone to Concha to Ferrell costar of the off Broadway play Quot the sea and Mark Baker who is in the revival of District governor Al Rogers. Lions it us District governor Tell the Alice evening Lions club members the history of the founding of zionism and its current orientation toward peace through International Laide standing. Lionesses mrs. Oscar Lopez president of the evening Lions club ladies auxiliary gives mrs. Al Rogers wife of District governor Rogers a Small lioness As a gift from a grateful membership. Echo news photos j w commissioners divvy up funds in a continuation of their regular special session Jim Wells county commissioners met Friday afternoon to apportion lax funds among the four county precincts for Road and Bridge flood control lateral roads and Small dam construction and maintenance. During their deliberations the mileage of roads in each of the four precincts was the determining Factor in the apportionment of the available funds. Commissioner Tina Villanuevas precinct i with la percent of the county a roads received la per cent of the funds. Commissioner c. W. Dinky prices precinct 2 with 15 per cent of the Road net work in the county received a Matching 15 per cent of the funding. Commissioner j. B. Red Freiley whose precinct 3 has 43.9 per cent of the roads in Jim Wells county received 37.5 per cent of the funds. Commissioner w. M i ugh in of precinct 4, who has the responsibility of keeping up 40 per cent of the county roads was allotted 36.5 per cent of the funds. On a motion of com missioner Freiley the court with judge t. L. Harville presiding placed the distribution of county precinct equipment on the Agenda for next week s meeting. Jan. 1974 you Don t have an economist to what this to your to be know line Means electric Bill 74.09$ apr 1974 20.23$ 21.14$ 22.18$ 22 Jon i97f Jun .971 Jan. 972 Jun. 1972 Back in january 1971, we were paying 20.2 5 per million Btu for fuel to generate your electricity since late 1g72, fuel costs have been rising sharply tint to the natural Gas shortage. I hese increases Are reflected in your electric Hills by Means of a fuel adjustment clause which is a Standard part of electric rates All Over tin country. This adjustment recovers Only the increased Cost of fuel. 30.27$ Jun 1973 what Cpl had to pay for fuel costs per million Btu in april of this year our Cost of fuel was 7 i-.09? per million Btu which is reflected in your current Bill. E Are buying fuel As economically As possible and using it As efficiently As we can however there is no escaping the fact that electric Hills will he higher. In these circumstances it is More in Poi taut than Ever that you use Energy wisely. I h Central Central Power and Light company Btu Means a British Thermal unit. One by u is tin Quantity of heat required to raise one Pound of water one degree fahrenheit. Fishermen continued from pug i Garrison executive director of the Texas Parks and wildlife department in the John h. Reagan bldg in Austin adding their protests to those seeking to halt the installation of the waste fill alibis also asked local fishermen to Querry Garrison As to whether or not Garrison will continue to permit netting in nieces Bay whether or not his Agency has the authority to deny continued netting by rigorous Law enforcement should netting be forbidden and what his opinion is regarding the effect of present netting Laws to the fish production in nieces Bay. Quot your letters and enquiries definitely make a difference a said Aje his a we ask All area residents to Tell our officials in Austin How we feel to both pollution and netting Laws a police blotter Auto thieves who gained Entrance to a locked vehicle belonging to Candelario Vasquez of Orange Grove made off with a $50 tape deck Early saturday morning. Vasquez said he had parked his car outside a restaurant in downtown Alice around 2 . And found his vehicle burglarized when he left shortly before 3 . Value of the stolen property was set at $50. Abel j. Salinas of 513 Hughes St. Was the victim of other car thieves. Salinas told officer Paul Longoria he was missing All four Chrome magnesium Hub Caps which were taken from his vehicle while it was parked in an Alley in the 300 Block of e. Main St. Friday night. Salinas said the four Caps were Worth $100. Last item on a mercifully Brief Alice police blotter was the report of another in a Long series of bicycle thefts which have plagued Alice cycles for the last several weeks. John Vela 15, of Hoo Cynthia St. Reported to officer Fred Olivaresjr. Unknown thieves had taken his 10-Speed, White English racer from the Carport of his residence sometime Friday evening. Police remind All bicyclists to make certain they make a note of the Frame number of their vehicles both to assist police in their investigation of stolen property As Well As to enable the i Nims to legally reclaim their property once it is found. Bulletin Washington up the supreme court saturday refused to order disclosure of secret grand jury matters which named president Nixon As an a indicted co conspirator in the watergate coverup Case. At the same time the court agreed to decide whether a grand jury May name an sitting president in an indictment. Golf umbrellas �?�big4-ft spread a 100% water repellent Nylon a Chrome plated Shaft a a wooden handle a assorted colors each limit one at this Price additional s5.95 each campers vans pickups Firestone Al to transport truck tires a $ 22 6 of 16 Black tube Type plus $2 2 7 f e t and int off your vehicle 6 ply rated repack amp grease seals repack front wheel bearings and install new grease seals drum Brake cars Only at this Price. Brake overhaul install linings and rebuild cylinders on All 4 wheels arc linings turn Drums install new return Springs repack front bearings and inspect system. Drum All american cars except luxury i includes All parts listed new whee cylinders add Sig Tor 4 lube and Oil change includes up to 5 quarts of High Grade Oil. Call for appointment to avoid delay. Tirc Stone 664-9911 Sag Wood mall 4 4 j

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