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Brownsville Herald (Newspaper) - August 13, 1980, Brownsville, Texas Page2a�?we Brownsville Herald wednesday August 13, 1980 i news capsules Imam Omaha neb of thousands of dogs across the United states Are dying of a contagious disease called Parv virus that was discovered just two years ago animal health authorities say. The vaccine that can prevent the disease is in Short Supply because Only one company. Biologic Cor of Omaha has received approval from the department of agriculture to Market the substance veterinarians say Linda Duple a customer service representative for the company said the backlog of orders was five million doses and the company can Only produce 16 million doses a month new York of a Man charged with robbing 6483,100 in Small Bills from a Brooklyn Bank was arrested As he staggered under the weight of two plastic garbage bags filled with Money police said. Quot the bags were too heavy to put on his shoulders Quot said detective James rugger a Quot he dragged them along the floor but at the Side door one bag started to rip and Money spilled out a Quot As he tried to gather it All up again the guards had a Chance to pounce on him Quot rugger a said Arthur Corso was arrested after the monday robbery at a Branch of Chase Manhattan Bank. Richmond Calif a the 70 people treated after being caught in a Cloud of poisonous Gas generated by a chemical spill should suffer no Long term health effects a doctor says those treated complained of burning throats and stinging eyes after a spill of phosphorus of Chloride at stauffer chemical co while Long term exposure to the chemical can cause lung problems or. Howard Mckinney of the san Francisco Bay area regional Poison control Center said exposure had been Brief in mondays spill. Officials said about too Gallons of the substance was spilled when a Hose ruptured. New Orleans a Chevron chemical co. Workers have ended a six month strike that began As part of a National walkout but continued Long after other locals went Back on the Job. The strikers voted 135 to 41 on monday to accept a contract proposal and end their walkout according to . Martin Secretary treasurer of local 4-447 of the Oil chemical and atomic workers Union. The return to work began tuesday. The obstacles to an agreement had been provisions on vacation seniority medical programs and Long term disability. Wage provisions followed agreements reached by other Caw locals capital Washington a the National transportation safety Board says poorly maintained track caused the March 14 derailment of Amtrak s Empire builder passenger train near Glacier National Park in Montana. A total of 115 persons were injured when the train jumped the rails As it rounded a curve. The Board in a report issued tuesday said the probable cause of the Accident was the overturning of the outside rail of the curved track Quot because the improperly maintained track could not sustain the lateral forces of the locomotive when it accelerated in the curve. The safety Board said a contributing Factor was the failure of the Burlington Northern Railroad to Issue a temporary slow order which would have limited train Speed to 15 Mph until defective rails in the curve were replaced. Washington a the Pentagon says army and air Force regulars reservists and National guardsmen will be flown to Europe this month and next in annual exercises designed to demonstrate . Ability to reinforce nato in a crisis. Officials said tuesday More than 17,000 servicemen will take part in the exercise. Washington a the photographer who took the famous shot of the Flag raising at mount Suribachi during world War ii that came to symbolize the . Marine corps was honoured by the corps tuesday during ceremonies commemorating the 35th anniversary of the Battle of iwo Jima. Joe Rosenthal who was covering the War in the Pacific for the associated press was with a group of marines who made it up the Hill amidst heavy fighting on feb. 23,1945, and replaced a . Flag that had been raised there earlier with a larger one that could be seen More easily Over the Island. His picture showing five marines and a Navy corpsman putting up the new Flag won a 1945 pulitzer prize. Rosenthal 68, who is now with the san Francisco chronicle said tuesday he is surprised the picture has remained so popular. But he said he is proud it has focused attention Quot to what the men did fighting for their country during world War ii. If the picture serves to attract attention it pleases me in having a vicarious just scooting along former astronaut Gordon Cooper taxis an alcohol powered Piper super cub Down a fort Worth Street in route to the Tarrant county convention Center where the Craft was part of an Energy Independence for. The plane is owned by american aviation fuels of los Angeles. Textbooks protested 4give the girl an oar obituaries Rafaela Mora Rafaela Mora 77, of 204 Center drive died sunday at Brownsville medical Center. A native of pinos Zacatecas Mexico she had been a Brownsville resident since 1927. Survivors include her husband Mauro Mora one son Cipriano r. Munoz one sister mrs. Trinidad Torres All of Brownsville several nephews and nieces 12 grandchildren and to great grandchildren. Postponed due to the inconvenience of Hurricane Aden the county commissioner Eddie Lucio appreciation cocktail party has been postponed until August 28,1980, at the Jacob Brown auditorium from 6 pm to 8 30 pm pol. Adv. Pm. By Alfredo Zamora and Mary Yturria Pew Che Brownsville Herald publication number lists 067-960 founded on july 4. 1192 published Mondoy thru it Aly afternoons Ond sunday morning by Freedom newspapers. 11351 von Buren St , Toms 78520 second Doss postage pad of Browns Nile. Trios 78s20 i year 6 months 3 months contents of Loch edition copyright�?8rowflsillt horah1980 mail rates Grande Valley Only Sun. Daily daily amp Sun. 45.00 Only 36.00 Only 21.00 22.50 18.00 10.50 11.25 9.00 5.25 u. S. A outside Rio Grande Only daily daily Sun. A Sun Only Only $60 00 $54.00 $36.00 30.00 27.00 Hoo 15.00 1350 9.00 5.00 4.50 to place subscription or report irregular delivery pm 542-4301 before 7 00 p m. Weekdays or 10 00 . Sunday or Contact your local Carrier i year 6 months 3 months i month by Carrier $3.75 per month Ingle copy Peice daily 20c sunday 40c funeral services were to be held today at 10 30 at our lady of Good counsel with for. Kelly officiating. Burial was to be at Rose Lawn memorial gardens Garza funeral Home is in charge of arrangements Antonia Veno Antonia g. Veno 79, died thursday at Plano general Hospital in Plano Texas. A native of Brownsville she had lived in Dallas for 40 years. Survivors include five daughters mrs. Ruth v. Lozano of Carrolton mrs. Virginia v. Cruz mrs. Ellen v. Vela mrs. Gladys v. Mccoy and mrs. Mary v. Cruz All of Mesquite two sons Peter Veno or. Of Dayton Ohio and Walter Veno of Dallas a sister Anita g. Pinkerton of Harlingen two Brothers Manuel c. Galvan of fort Worth and . Galvan of Brownsville and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren. Burial was in Dallas under the direction of Roseland memory Center. Hospital Brownsville medical dismissals Virginia Barnes Manuel Castro Thelma Castro Wanda Gawlick Alicia Godinez Paulo Leal Terry Livingston Liaquat a Pirana Maria Estela Salazar James Shipley Lenora Turbeville Angelica Zuniga. Births or. And mrs. Roberto Salazar girl aug. 12. Or. And mrs. Richard Zapata girl aug. 12. By Kim Heeman a Jot of Proa writer Austin Texas a the picture in the first Grade Reading textbook seemed harmless enough. A boy and girl in a Rowboat with the boy rowing and the girl doing nothing in particular. However the Texas Branch of the National organization for women found it objectionable. Quot give the girl an oar a now said in testimony presented to the state textbook committee on tuesday. Now witnesses took up most of tuesdays session. They complained Many books being considered include bad stereotypes of females As timid girls and robot like mothers. Quot students accept the concept that women Are a supposed to be the caretakers of society and consequently suited for service jobs which Are Low paid and permit Little advancement a said a now statement. Twiss Butler of Nassau Bay presented the complaints against several Reading books from Laidzaw publishers. Now objected to books from Many publishers in a Story entitled a pocket mouse a girl shouts a see Eek. A mouse get him off when she sees a tidy mouse. Quot this Section should be rewritten to eliminate this stereotypical and obnoxious representation of females As scared witless by the animal that the boy handles with poise and smug unconcern a said is. Butler. Jerry Olson Southwest manager for Laidzaw said the passages were taken out of context and the books Are Well balanced. Another Laidzaw Book has a Story of a Beautiful Princess. The Story according to is. Butler shows that women a if they Are very Beautiful Are to be offered As a prize to a deserving a toothless dragons Quot includes the Story of a a passive girl whose Only decisive act is to select a dress to Wear a is. Butler complained. In Laidlaw so Tricky troll women Are a incessantly involved in food preparation a is. Butler said. In a wide eyed detectives a girl learns to accept her traditional female role. A there done to seem to be any stories for Black children extolling the Virtues of slavery and the Joy of occasional Praise from the White master a is. Butler said. The committee will vote sept. 8 on the books. The state Board of education will consider the books on nov. 8. The state will buy 629.7 million Worth of textbooks. Game poachers make profits Austin Texas a Texas needs to beef up its enforcement of game and fish Laws or poachers will be making big time profits the Texas Parks and wildlife department says a there has been a 27 percent increase in game Law violations in Texas in the last three years a Chester Burdett director of Law enforcement for the Texas Parks and wildlife department told a legislative budget committee tuesday a violations in sports fishing Are up 72 percent for the same Burdett asked for 40 More game wardens the next two years plus a new 65-foot boat to Chase shrimp Law violators who now have faster and bigger boats. A a new Type of game Law violator is the one who shoots trophy animals out of season a he said. A we know of an instance where a trophy White Tail Deer head was shot in South Texas out of season and offered for Sale for 625,000. There apparently is a demand for such trophy Heads by unscrupulous Hunters who will buy a head hang it on their Den Wall and say they shot then there is the violator who shoots Deer out of season to get horns still in the velvet or Early development stage. Burdett said these horns sold for up to 6110 a Pound Are used to replace the scarce Rhinoceros Horn used by chinese Medicine men for years As a supposed sex stimulant. And there Are the poachers who shoot Deer any time of the year just to get the meat. They sell the carcasses for 620 and 625 each although there is a state Law against Sale of Deer meet. He said they have found instances where school Chil Dren were fed hamburger made from poached Deer. A fall this causes a year around pressure on Deer a he said. He estimated about eight percent of Texas two million sport fishermen done to bother to get a fishing License. State game wardens seized 665,000 feet of illegal fish seines last year along with 300,000 feet of illegal Trot lines. A Madison county Fisherman was arrested in route to Houston markets with 17,000 pounds of White Bass he had illegally seized. Another class of violator concentrates on non game animals and fish. Burdett said some poachers search for a certain species of King Snake in East Texas that will bring 660 to 6200 in Texas but is Worth 6600 in new York for Sale to private reptile collectors. A we done to have the figures to prove it but we feel some of our species Are being decreased significantly some of them endangered species a he said. A we need Kern a 9nc. Us specialists Over 29 or experience liquid fertilizers of plied to lawns trots shrubs Ond Flower Beds. Insect Ond fungus problems con by Corric Ltd. Slow Tito St nitrogen Iron cd Lotts and soil acid Fiers Ort incur porotto into our balanced formulas for High alkaline soils in Tho Volley. No free is in ate can 4284401 an open Leher j j to our customers employees and 5 to the general Public than new Paul r. Buitron my announces the opening of his office for the medical and surgical treatment of diseases of the ear nose and Throat at Lue Arlam professional building 844 Central blvd. Suite 300 adjacent to Brownsville medical Center Tel. 544-0611 office hours by appointment Neid Money see Birnie we lend meaty of Alvoil i Vav we Nett s Amy Stele Mem $ i we Ifim my Herald classified ads get results Rose own memorial gardens pre cens Tructien Price reductions and rebates Are for a limited time on the Garden maa Seleam now being Bolt. For information and rebates mad Tim Coupon today. I Luis Quot Ilia of Kurt to a Maili Rny my spy Wnm in huh my Rio Grande Valley Gas company. Quot serving the Valley since 1927&Quot. Thanks to the Loyal hard working dedicated employees of Rio Grande Valley Gas company and Valero corporation we were Able to keep your Gas on through another Hurricane. Many of our operating and communications people worked around the clock to see that your Gas stayed on at your Home. And to see that Gas was and is available to All hospitals shelters electric Power plants Etc. We appreciate it very much. We want to thank our customers for their patience in the very few isolated instances of damage to individual services. We wish to express our sincere appreciation also to All City and county officials police departments fire departments National guard civil defense red Cross schools southwestern Bell Telephone company Central Power amp Light company Brownsville p.u.b., magic Valley electric Coop. And the Many other individuals and organizations who cooperated to the fullest. Thank you it was a source of strength to us also to know that when we need it we have the Complete support and resources of a billion Dollar corporation Valero Energy corporation of san Antonio behind us. You can also be sure we will be prepared for any possible future hurricanes. As we were Ihus time. More. We Are indeed thankful for having been spared from heavier damages and know that the Valley will recover despite the tremendous financial losses to crops houses and business and despite the disruptions and inconveniences to each of us personally. . John Emery president Rio Grande Valley Gas company Brownsville Texas 4 ii 4 i 4 i 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 >4 4 4 i 4 i i a j a Rio Grande Valley Gas company i 4 4 4 4 i 4 4 4 4 4 4 i 4 i i 4 i 4 i i i i i i i i j i i i 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4

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