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Baytown Sun, The (Newspaper) - December 21, 1970, Baytown, Texas The Baytown Sun invites and Claus 700 seventh Good for two tickets when presented at the Brunson theater Box office this pass Good through now showing giant Aptton Over readers every Day your Home newspaper 73 Telephone number 4228302 december 1970 77520 ten cents per copy National election vote age now 18 funeral held funeral rites were held in for Lily Mother of former Bay tonian Henry Reimer survivors include a Henry Reimer and a Jesse Henry Reimer who now lives in was Foreman of the Bay Tow Sun press room for Many Hurt in wreck Ivas and Jewett Montgomery and of 3523 Mckinney and Ivas Dessie Mont Gomery Are at Home after being treated at san Jacinto methodist Hospital for injuries in an automobile Accident Fri Day Jewett Mont Gomery suffered a knee Frac Mont Belview Mont Belview City Council will meet at monday at the Beach City Beach City Council will meet at tuesday at the Community building on Trinity Beach rotary club master musical group from memorial Baptist will present the program at the rotary luncheon wednesday at the weather and tides Cloudy with a slight Chance of rain is the Baytown area weather forecast for temperature Middle to upper morgans Point tides tuesday highs at and lows at and tuesdays Sun will Rise at and set at ground David Hiebert sends the Sun staff a Beautiful Christmas card from Vietnam Frank Okeeffe assists with some publicity work and Lillie Garrett delighted with an Early Christmas Surprise from Geraldine Castleman Dora Ward has an Early morn ing visitor bearing a Surprise Allen Day stops Long enough for a Chat Good to see Tommy Zeglin with his Friendly Osie Mcdaniel has her daughter and Ronnie and Little Neil Johnson visiting her from Pennsylvania Loy Ferrell does some Molly Andersen gives a news tip Billy Wheaton most helpful Manuel Blueitt seen cruising around in a new station Wagon k you ire Ever in our locality wont you we would Lite to Qimat Yujie Jay Plaza be hath 4jtjm1 Cost would be water corrosion study pondered by Council if the Baytown City Council approves in funds for a study on corrosion effects of Well work could begin on about 18 and be completed within 30 the Council probably will take action on this proposal made by Frank Dorr consulting Engineer from at the next meeting on councilmen presently Are looking at a preliminary report made by Dorr on Bay towns Well water was contacted by the City to look at the water pro Blem Here after several Bay town residents complained about the water Quality and corroded pipes at a Council meeting it was decided a corrosion consultants services would be applicable in specific problem areas which corrosion has been reported was when Dorr discussed the proposed study with the Council thursday he did not go into details on what might be Economy change due in Poland a Poland Cates it will revise the economic plans that spawned last weeks rioting and will maintain total allegiance to its future course is observers con Sider the new party first Secre tary Edwardg Ereka dedicated communist identified with Nei ther the Liberal nor the nationalistic party radio Warsaw reported Sun Day that the party top economist and party Secretary of had replaced Wlady s Law who resigned along with president Marian Spychalski and three other members of the apparently Premier Jozef Cyran Kiewicz was not Gieres Success in keeping his Home province quiet was seen As a key to his As bloody riots Shook Szczecin and Slupsky seaport and Industrial centers in the remained quiet in Industrial where Vio Lence was widespread during the bread riots that brought go Mulka to Power in last weeks disturbances be Gan after the Gomulka regime raised prices 17 to 20 per cent on clothing and other essentials in a prelude to a new five year plan that was to begin next in a television address after his Gierek said we will have to reconsider carefully the problem of the economic plan for next year and for the whole five year the he resulted from inconsiderate concepts in economic we will remove he said his administration will consult with the working class and Intelli he said hostile forces cannot Lead us astray or return us from the Road of we Are going together with the whole great socialist Community and chiefly with our tested Friend and the soviet in radio Warsaw said the Par de the new regime to consider possibilities for improving the material situation of Low wage families with Many As a result of the change in have suffered most severe losses in their observers anticipated Bon uses or wage raises will be Given to compensate for the in creased living done to remedy he drop one significant those cities using Copper lines exclusively do not have he Dorr pointed out that this City has three Independent Well Creek and Goose Pelly Are three separate and distinct Well Fields he relative measurements show that differences exist in the Resistivity of the water from the Well in connection with the proposed Dorr suggested that something in the order of a clinic be set up to inform the Public what measures it can take to improve mailers could be sent to residents on preventive maintenance concerning problems due to Lack of knowledge or to the proposed Accord ing to the summary in Dorrs would determine extent to which galvanic and electrolysis corrosion Are influenced by each Well water combined corrosive effects of heated water systems using each Well water applicability of Birm or other Type filters in Par Ticle on treated water resulting from commercial Andor residential customers owned water treatment in pm acidity or alkalinity at specified areas which May result in changes see Page 2 ousted Hughes chief mulls future moves Las a Robert ousted As head of Howard million Nevada Empire after a bitter court is considering whether to take further Legal a his lawyer Morton who conferred with Maheu said no decision has yet been reached on whether to continue the Battle against Hughes tool directors who fired Maheu 4 but had to go to court to make it Galane said All facets of the Case Are being carefully stud a former Fri had run Hughes Nevada operations since 1966 under what he says was a personal agreement with the his refusal to accept dismiss Al touched off a two week court Battle that ended saturday when District court judge Howard Babcock ruled in favor of the tool company the judge held that reportedly vacationing in the Given the directors Power to fire and dismissed temporary restrain ing order Maheu had obtained against its Coal outside a Coa Black bituminous Booth sheltering three pay phones occupies a prominent spot in front of the county courthouse in sheathed in 2v4 tons of bituminous sturdy Structure symbolizes major role that Sof Coal mining plays in areas Santa makes Hospital visit of Santa takes time out from his Busy schedule this christinas season to brighten the Day of patients at san Jacinto methodist with one of his Debra of Santa visits Nellie Fitzgerald in her room Friday at san santas civilian name is Dan Golden of his visit to the patients took the Hospital by Surprise a most pleasant and delightful Surprise of the Yule Sun photo by Kim Richardson state and local polls unchanged Washington a the supreme court approved 5 to 4 today lowering the age for voting in National elections to 18 years in another 54 the court barred lower ing the age for state and local at the same the court unanimously upheld he elimination of literacy tests for wherever they exist in the and it ruled 8 to 1 that states cannot set Resi Dence requirements of More than 30 Days for Vot ing in presidential the court issued its decision on the 1970 Federal voting rights act at its last Public session the the ruling split the court and the justices took several Hundred pages to set Forth their on the 18yearold Justice Hugo Black swung the significant fifth he and justices William William Brennan Byron White and Thurgood Marshall formed the majority to hold that Congress has the constitutional Power to enfranchise 18yearold citizens for National Black swung to join chief Justice Warren John Potter Stewart and Harry Blacken in to bar any interference by Congress with the age for voters set by the states for state and local Only Harlan dissented from the abolition of residence requirements of More than 30 no downtown spaces limits of of Street parking Here defined Bay towns of Street parking stipulating the number of of Street parking spaces to be provided in new will not apply to the downtown area or to two other business districts on West main Pelly and on Market in the older part of the area in the main Down excluded from require ments in the will be bordered on the East Fay first on the West by on the North by Defee and on the South by established business districts of the City Are excluded because it would be difficult for owners to expand parking areas if they increased their business places by 50 per cent or More in the ordinance says existing construction is not affected by requirements unless expanded 50 per cent or More in City planner Ross Wilhite had included the main Down town area As such an exception Baytown Goodfellow drive goes Over top by chief Goodfellow weve gone Over the top a total of has been collected in the Goodfellow fund to help buy toys Anc presents for needy children this How can we Ever thank you All of you wonderful people who have contributed or the response a been a great tribute to Thi Christmas spirit of this com the notes sent with the contributions have been especially As they say its the thought behind the if that really the Kings wrote thank you for letting us Shar the real spirit of Christmas lets All remember this christs Fred a Baytown student at Texas univer sent his donation from this i from the Fred family to help those less fortunate than the family of Karl w contributing Las no service charge Peoples Statt Bank week in memory of grandpa Karl Opryshek and grandpa thank you for helping Santa remember those boys and girls that would not be remembered by anyone god bless you for the Good work that you the final Goodfellow count Down got underway monday morning at carpenters Hall As Volunteer workers started preparations for packing the the packing will be done tuesday and the delivering on anyone who can help deliver bags is asked to be at the carpenters Hall wednesday Transou when he presented the Ordi Nance to the City Council for approval thursday the Council voted to approve the ordinance and then in an amendment to the ordinance added the two other councilman Ted Kloesel had asked that the old Baytown and Pelly business districts be excluded along with the main downtown also added in the amendment is the Appeal probably owners will Appeal to the planning commission but this was not stated in the at the next meeting 7 the Council will act officially on the amendment Afler it is drawn up by City Bill councilman Leonard Stas Ney remarked that the off Street parking ordinance is basically a sound ordinance and that Houston has admitted it made a mistake by nol hav ing one in the Houston is now in the process of adopting an of Street parking or City planner Wilhite told the this ordinance is a Little More stringent than Houston on apartments and much less stringent on com Mercial areas and warehouses than the 1970 Law had lowered the voting age to in for All kinds of Cal beginning Days from Oregon and Texas had sued in the court against enforcement of the 18yearold Ari Zona had fought the literacy test ban and Idaho had opposed both the residence and 18yearold the states maintain the Law takes away from them Powers reserved to the states by the Constitution to control their own Black traced to 1819 supreme court recognition of the Power of Congress to regulate National he said if Congress could to population and could supervise voting to prevent As the court has Congress certainly Lias the authority to per Mit 18yearold citizens to vote in All Federal i would As have a Long line of decisions in this thai Congress has ultimate supervisory Power Over congressional Black county oks City drainage funds Houston up county commissioner Ramsey of precinct 2 announced monday morning that commissioners court had approved in Matching funds for a Large Baytown area drainage the court approved the funds on motion by commissioner and this was probably one of his last official acts in Bay towns behalf before he leaves office on with Money left Over the 1905 Bond program in the drainage the City will pay half of the study which is expected to take about 10 City planner Ross Wilhite said the study will include an area Between san Jacinto River and Cedar Bayou and be tween the Highlands Reservoir and the aleut 50 per cent of the area will be inside the said originally the City had planned to use a Federal loan to expedite the drainage study but the government cancelled this Wilhite said housing and Urban develop ment officials informed him that it was unlikely the govern ment Wouk reopen the loan program which had been under Public Law Wilhite had recommended to the City Council that Money remaining from the 1965 Bonds be transferred to the drainage the Harris county flood control District Lead agreed with the City thai it would pay half the Cost of such a study in this no actual construction is involved in the we have to Deal now with the selection of an engineering firm for the study and the Council will prob Sce Page 2 previously reported in memory of Elroy Hollaway Baytown new car dealers association United brotherhood of local 1334 see Page 2 Vav partners so years National Bank youngsters do their share Horace Mann student Council gathered 103 for the Good Fellows from a free ill offer ing held for four Days at the the Council chair maned by Bill planned the gathered the collected and counted the left to Clara Bill Gordon Denci Crow and Donna Sun photo by Kim Richardson

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