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Big Spring Herald (Newspaper) - May 16, 1990, Big Spring, Texas The Lite Side 150 years this is the Penny Black the world s first self adhesive postage stamp which marked its 150th anniversary March 6. The stamp world 1990 exhibition in London honoured the anniversary last week. Fat cat invitation Augusta Maine a Max Woodbury got an invitation to Dine with fat cats at a gop fund Raiser attended by the president. But Max will probably stay Home a maybe snooze in the Sun play with a Ball of yarn or toy with a mouse. The 2-year-old cat somehow wound up on the mailing list for the presidents dinner scheduled for june 12 in Washington. Jennifer Woodbury said she and her husband Are democrats who never sent a dime to either political party so she has no idea How Max Woodbury got an invitation. A the Only thing i can think of is they got it off a mailing list a she said. A i sent away for dry flies from a mail order company and put it in Max a name so the the flies could be a Surprise gift for her husband. Liz Hamel of the National Republican congressional committee said monday that All invitations for the annual event Are sent to gop contributors. A either or. Woodbury scat is on a mailing list or somebody a playing a joke a she said. But if Max wants to attend he can she said a providing he makes the $l,500-a-plate contribution. Double attraction Scottdale a. Map ifs Bayaa Aback. The return of the two headed calf. The Public a fascination with a mounted two headed calf has led a museum to put the oddity Back on display beginning today. The calf died at birth in 1922 and its Heads were mounted and displayed at the West Overton museum from about 1930 to 1987, said director Kimberly Bringe. The oddity was popular among museum visitors especially children. Still is. Bringe thought no one would notice when she put the calf away because it was deteriorating. She was wrong. Parents who had seen the calf As children repeatedly asked about its whereabouts and several people offered to buy it. A i think people Are naturally attracted to oddities a is. Bringe said. A of the thousands of displays and artefacts we have Here people always want to see the two headed calf. Its like a shrine. I Call it the divine the calf reconditioned by a taxidermist is being put on display in the children a area. Each year about 3,000 people visit the museum. Read Mem and eat recipe Exchange every wednesday big Spring Herald Florist shunned As aids rumours spread big Spring Herald wednesday May 16, 1990 5-a a Belle . A a Rural Florist says rumours he has aids Are driving him out of business and he seven posted a clean Bill of health in his shop to convince those who have shunned him threatened him and trashed his Van. On monday West Virginia a attorney general stepped in on Bill Grealish behalf. A we will have some investigators up and Down this hollow until we Are satisfied that this nonsense is going to Stop or until we can find out who a doing it a Roger Tompkins said. A when we do Well prosecute Grealis 41, said he does no to have aids and has medical tests to prove it results Are taped to a showcase in his Small Flower shop in Campbells Creek a mining hollow of about 350 outside the capital of Charleston. Rumours that he has aids began in december after he was hospitalized for prostate problems and lost More than 50 pounds. Since then he said he has been the target of threats and business is off 80 percent at Christy a Floral. A there Are a lot of mean boys Here in Campbells Creek a said Robert Elliot a local resident. A a they re Rowdy. They get into a lot stuff. In be seen a lot of things Hap pen Here in Campbells Creek that ordinarily three tires on Grealish Van were slashed last week and its Windshield smashed. A a aids and a a fag were scrawled in Black paint on the trucks Side. A scribbled message on a paper bag left on the shops door said a if you done to get out now you May wind up in the Hospital or in the funeral a i even had a woman last week that opened my front door and threw her Check inside and got in her car and drove off and even come inside a Grealis said. A a in be had people who have seen me in the grocery store coming Down the same aisle and turn around and go the other Way a people that in be known up Here for 22 a Friend Joyce Lawrence 41, said few people have been willing to help. A i knew he did no to have aids. Besides you done to get aids by buying a Flower from somebody a she said. A the ignorance of these people is destroying Grealis said he should never have been tested for aids a but they worked on my mind so bad that i actually began to think there was something he said will fight for his business. A i need the rumours to Stop a he said. A i need to get Back financially where i was to hold my head above West Virginia ranks 43rd in the nation with 144 aids patients since 1984, 87 of whom have died accor Ding to the state health department. Its insect Treadmill time Berkeley a a Centipede from Arizona and a Central american cockroach race along on their separate tiny treadmills As or. Robert full observes recently at the University of California Berkley. Biologist full and his research team have found that insects rather than walk and that cockroaches beetles dogs and humans All use the same Basic gait when they . Associated press photo no Docking for boats Here san Francisco a More than 50 sea Lions continue their occupation of dozens of piers at the posh pier 39 Marina in san Francisco last week. Months after invading the expensive berths a reduced number of Barking sea Lions remain in their self declared spa on san Francisco Bay. Senate examines insurance Pitfalls Washington inn when Patricia Gonzales daughter was born with multiple birth defects last year she thought her employee health insurance plan would take care of the expensive medical Bills. But it turned out that the plan was offered by a company that allegedly illegal insurance scams in three states a and Gonzales a Bank employee from san Antonio Texas was stuck with Bills estimated at More than $340,000. Her Story was detailed tuesday at a Senate hearing on the tens of thousands of people nationwide who have been hit with an estimated $500 million in unpaid medical Bills because they relied on poorly funded or fraudulent health plans. A these con artists leave behind men and women who thought they had health insurance but who now find that they have nothing More than a Mound of unpaid Bills a said sen. Sam Nunn d-ga., chairman of the Senate subcommittee on investigations. Soaring health care costs a about $600 billion last year alone a have sent companies looking for More affordable alternatives to conventional coverage. Small businesses in particular have been drawn to Multi employer welfare arrangement mewa plans that Promise Cut rate savings. But lawmakers on the investigations panel were told that Many Meas have proven to be outright scams or poorly operations that often done to have the Money to pay medical claims that Are submitted. A when the claims become too Large to pay the operators simply Stop paying and move someplace else to set up another scam a said sen. William both of Delaware the top Republican on the subcommittee. There Are no official estimates on How Many mewa plans Are bilking Consumers but state and Federal officials agree the problem is widespread. No body asks for it help Stop sexual assaults Call 263-3312 rape crisis services big Spring look for coupons in the Herald and save Money vacation time is approaching get a head Start with a Bright colourful outfit from a utile extra boutique toot e. 3rd 267-8451 open your heart to Jerry s kids. Help Sanka donate up to $500,000 to the muscular dystrophy association for every Coupon you redeem Sanka will donate 254 up to $500,000 to Mua. 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