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Brownsville Herald (Newspaper) - May 29, 1977, Brownsville, Texas
The Brownsville Herald sunday May 29. 1977�?Page 3a about a a my or i people by aimed press Imer Tiomi Side with Singlaub san Diego up the former skipper of the . Spy ship Pueblo which was captured by the North koreans supports the stand that got army maj. Gen. John k. Singlaub disciplined by president Carter. Retired cmdr. Lloyd Bucher said Friday he agrees with Singlaub that Carter s planned withdrawal of us. Ground troops from South Korea May Lead North Korea to attack. He said Singlaub Quot had an obligation to speak out and let the american Public know the ii. Cmdr. Stephen r. Harris the Pueblo s intelligence officer when it was captured in 1968 off the North korean coast agreed with Bucher. He said Singlaub Quot got a bum Mcclellan mend6 Washington up sen. Johnl. Mcclellan 81, Apter an Arkansas Democrat is reported in a Good conditions recovering from an operation Friday to implant a permanent pacemaker for his heart. The operation performed at Walter Reed army medical Center was needed to stabilize an irregular heart rhythm a William tells by Bill Salter Herald City editor Bill k. Perrin Cameron county cop chairman has just returned from a Little Saint Down to Belize formerly British Honduras tiny nation just below Mexico a Yucatan Peninsula. And he dropped off a copy of the Quot Belize qty reporter with William tells which seems to Point toward the fact that no matter where you go you re Apt to find a whole lot of what you just left. For example the May 15 Quot reporter a has a front Page about half covered with news of Belize City a problems with electrical blackouts and a recent Power Plant fire. The Story takes to task Belize City a Quot electricity boards similar to our Public Utility Board. Quot takes to task a is not exactly the right term however it would appear that in Belize about anything can be said in print and termed Quot news a the Story is headlined Quot look or. Sylvester. No lights a in Large Type Quot or. Sylvester Quot the Story indicates is a Behan government minister in charge of the electricity Board which the Quot reporter Quot says has Quot executive rather than administrative problems. It also says or. Sylvester could not be reached for comment due to being on Quot one of his jaunts. A the paper also says again in a news Story not an editorial that the Board hider Sylvester Quot has consistently taken the wrong turns in important decision snaking bringing the once prosperous organization to its Knees now is that press Freedom or is that press Freedom the Story also indicates that people who can afford them Are looking around for portable generating plants that the fire was caused by Quot faulty maintenance Quot and that fire extinguishers work because they were Quot All clogged up Quot due to Lack of maintenance whew the Story without a word of attribution and not a single Quot according to a would keep several Law firms Busy if published in our part of the world. The Belize paper also cames a front Page photo with the outline. Quot. City blackouts have spawned a number of Gap from the one about the expected population surge in nine months time to one on How to Tell person from spook in a world of darkness by the Whites of the eyes and the enamel on their the accompanying illustration has a solid Black background entered by the frightened Whites of two eyes and a Square of White Teeth. Above it is the caption Quot who that a recently upon receiving some publicity from Astroworld poor William momentarily thought All this fiend ship with Cuba stuff had gone just a Little too far the amusement facility s new logo features a Cluster of stars sweeping in a continuous flow up Over the top of the Quot a in Astro the end result makes it read at first glance. A Castro world a in commenting several weeks ago on jury problems William tells neglected to mention one of the most annoying aspects for local court related personnel it s the simple fact that a Large percentage of the people summoned just can to Tell Quot state Quot from perhaps it would help to put a photo of the respective building involved at the top of each of the two different types of notices coupled with the Worth in Large red Type Quot this is the building you go to a it would go a Long Way toward Clearing up some confusion while on Legal topics it might be pointed out that poor William believes judges around Here Are taking some bad raps from some members of the general Public. It s quite common to hear people griping about sentences handed Down after persons have been found Gutty or have pleaded guilty to crimes it s the age old punishment does no to fit the crime complaint Well while some of these complaints might have legs to stand on most Don t. While a complainer sees Only a listing of the crime and the punishment prescribed that s not All that is involved a judge sees pre sentence reports about the accused that delves into past records and a multitude of other thin that the general Public and the press never see in other Worth he a got a lot More to work with and must consider Uin that you and William tells would know nothing whatsoever about even if we d heard every word of the trial it s much easier to make map judgments than to be a fair conscientious judge of speaking of judges if those five new Federal judgeship Are approved for the Southern District of Texas which includes Brownsville and the Valley it will be a Miracle if the local Quot Grapevine manages to stand the Strain after All the Rumor Vine already has dozens of barely repaired knots in it from All the Quot supposing that the Carter administration initiated an area visitor named Olaf Hanger recently mailed William tells a Nice. Large packet of information about the museum of science and Industry in Chicago Iii Hanger it might be pointed out. Is manager of exhibits for that Fine museum Barringer was visiting in this area in late March at the same time the Herald by coincidence ran a photo of the r Buck Minster Fuller Dym axion car Only three of the cars were Ever made and the one which still exists is on display in the Chicago museum in a Telephone conversation with Hanger while he was Here poor William was told that it was Quot quite a Srp Nae to come All the Way from Chicago and then see a photo of the car in the first paper picked up the three wheeled Auto which weighed just 750 pounds could carry five passengers and reach speeds up to 120 Mph while getting 40-50 mpg while it Soweto like just the ticket for today it make it Back in the 1930s the car is Only a Small part of a comprehensive travelling exhibit called Quot the design a Alce of r Buckminster Fuller which has been created by the Chicago Weum Fuller 77, is an inventor architect Best known for his geodesic domes. The exhibit and the museum of science and would make interesting viewing for any visitor to Chicago William tells would be Happy to share the brochures with anyone who might like to chop by the Herald and take a look. Hospital spokesman said he said Mcclellan chairman of the Senate appropriations committee underwent the surgery a with no Mcclellan who ranks second in Senate seniority was hospitalized May 17 after complaining of unusual fatigue. He will remain in the Hospital another to Days to two weeks. Hope Springs Hollywood up Bob Hope says he does no to Quot care How old you Are there a no reason to slow Down and get Hope said he was looking Forward spending his to ref Fey sunday playing Golf in a Charity tournament in Orlando Fla. A a it la be my 54th birth Fly a Hope said. Actually it will be his74th. A i get More therapy out of working a he said Quot when people Are laughing my mood really gets Brownsville medical Center has announced the establishment of a blood donor station by Rio Grande blood services. The donor station is located on the second floor of the medical Center in room 217 and will be open weekly from tuesday through Friday from noon to 6 . For All persons wishing to donate blood. Above Bic administrator Robert h. Carey left looks on As Bic employee Steve Garza lying Down prepares to donate the first unit of blood at the station. Standing next to Carey Are Joel Castillo re blood services phlebotomy is Lois Del Castillo Bic nursing service director and Mike Fuller he blood services District director. Anyone wishing further information on blood donation at Bic May Call 541-3171 Extension 430 Good tax advice Doest Cost it pays i Townsvill association of Mou id bits Al ii wow in w Planci great memorial Day sales store wide last Day Dillard s summertime Sale last Day of the May Home and White Sale monday. Save $21 to $150 per set 3 firm Nesses of Simmons bedding at one Low Price twin each piece firm Reg. 79.95 firmer Reg. S9.95 firmest Reg. 99.95 $89 full a. Pc. Firm Reg. 99.95 firmer Reg. 109.95 firmest Reg. 119.95 199 Queen 2-pc. 299 King 3-pc. Set set firm,Reg.299.95 firm,Reg.399.95 \ % x it Vita v y v a Quot a juju f a it a amp Siemons firmer Reg. 329.95 firmest Reg. 349.95 Armer Reg. 429.95 firmest Reg. 449.95 firm. Ultra Comfort Means nights of restful sleep with 312 adjust rest coils Matching Box Springs and scroll quilting firmer. Glamour rest has Multi Needle quilt design 13 gauge wire and a Quot foam Topper for added firmness and Comfort firmest. Glamour rest supreme features 13 gauge wire heavy density foam Topper Strong Border wire. Handles and air vents Queen and King sizes sold in sets Only bedding. His 1 Tiv \ /,./ a is a Yum amp a a no a 4�T� v i. / i. Is a j a Al Vav. Y to a if a v s. A it a x. Come in and see our Large selection of Beauty rest find your preference in our selection of Beauty rest mattresses and Box Springs in Dillard s to jux l l t k. X a a. I a. A .,1il in Impf a a Vav a. It to 4 a a am gound Mali 546-4581 shop monday thru saturday from am til 9pm pick a card master charge. Banka Eric Ard. Or Dillard s when you say a charge it Quot at Dillard s
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