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Brownwood Bulletin (Newspaper) - December 5, 1977, Brownwood, Texas
Pop 3 Brownwood bulletin labor moves to dump Mickey mouse rules but Harry f Rosenthal associated press writer Washington a the labor department made Good today on its Promise to rid employers and workers of nitpicking. Outdated and just Plain silly Job safety rules by prising to dump More than i too regulations no longer must toilet seats in businesses be of the open front Type no More must fire eating Fishers be no higher off the floor than 34 feet in some cases 5 feet in others labor Secretary Ray marshal noted that thousands of injuries and illnesses Are suffered by workers each year but a to the Best of our knowledge none has been caused by the shape of a toilet seat or because a fire extinguisher was two inches too the proposed new rules were made Public w Ith no Little Pride by the department s occupational safety and health administration a much maligned Agency in the past a today s announcement Marks one of the few times in history a government regulatory Agency has decreased its rules rather than adding More a said Bingham head of Osha or Bingham had vowed last May to Cut the Mickey mouse out of Osha much criticized rules her office estimates that 62 million workers and 5 million employ ers Are covered by the regulations the new version will eliminate a prohibition against putting ice in drinking water a Rule that goes Back to 1930. When ice often came from Ponds with a notable water it will also do away with specifying the gauge of Sheet Metal in duct work required for ventilation purposes Many of the rules being eliminated Are duplicated by those of other agencies others Are obsolete through technological change and others simply insult intelligence. A tanks May be of any shape or Type consistent with sound engineering design Quot says one provision that will be out. One requirement dealing with areas containing hazardous chemicals forced employers to keep a daily roster of employees entering regulated areas and to hold on to the i its for 20 years the Rule won t be in the new version chokes Karen Blaker pad. Get a Way together by Karen Blaker . Dhar or by Aker my husband and i have reserved a room in a secluded country inn for the weekend after 15 years of marriage we still feel uneasy stealing time from the children for ourselves so we decided to get away for a a self directed marriage encounter experience Quot if you think this is a Good idea please advise us on some techniques to get us started we have never done anything like this before but we think it might help us to communicate better and to be better parents dear Reader hey what is this a a a stealing time for a get a Way to a secluded weekend hideout9 Are you really a bad Guys Quot just because you want to spend a weekend together away from the children9 of course not you have to steal time you should be Able to take it and use it however you want. So on this particular weekend. Try using the time strictly for yourselves not for your children since this May be a new experience for you some guidelines might help make a Rule for two Days we will not mention the children this will help keep the weekend focused on your relationship if your life has revolved around children for Many years you May have to endure some painful moments when you think you have nothing to say to each other. But it ill be Worth All your Effort and patience if you can truly discover each other again my husband and i have invented a a game Quot that is fun and revealing you May want to try it make a list of important issues such As busing abortion marijuana Gay rights the Panama canal capital punishment Vietnam psychoanalysis. To begin with let him guess monday s special jumbo Fried shrimp at Large Butterfly shrimp special Reo sauce buttered carrots Cole Slaw potato salad Corn on the cob relishes Drinka hot yeast Rolls and Cherry Cobbler. N it f a wry. To my the he Werro what you believe about each item. If he is Correct give him a kiss if he guesses wrong think of a proper punishment keep silent9. Then you guess what he thinks on each Issue. A no opinion Quot is an acceptable guess it its Correct at the end of this a encounter Quot each person expresses How he or she Felt when listening to their spouse s guesses. Common responses Are a i can to believe you know that much about me Quot a a we be talked about that so Many times and you still Don t know what i think Quot a i m not surprised that you could t guess my opinion i guess i really have never been very open Quot or Quot i never realized i just done to have Many opinions Quot the feelings expressed at this time can be a springboard for further discussions gear communication is essential to a Good relationship and if you try this next exercise you will realize How misunderstandings can result from faulty listening. You begin. Talk for 15-20 minutes about the pros and cons of your marriage. The Rule is that your husband cannot interrupt to explain or defend himself. He must listen after you have finished he repeats what you said and you Correct any misunderstandings. Then reverse things with him talking first. Being understood is a satisfying a although infrequent a experience. You will know the encounter weekend has been a Success if you plan your next weekend together without the Aid of an Agenda write to or. Blaker in care of this newspaper p o Box 499, radio City station new York n y 10019 volume of mail prohibits personal replies but questions of general interest will be discussed in future columns. Of psf a pkg Enterprise Assn i age not always bar to having children by Abigail Van Buren dear Abby facing facts a newly wed couple. Asked if you thought it would be fair to Hae children at their Ages she was 30 and he was 50 i Well believe it or not. When we married my husband was a 6 Vear old College professor and i was 20 we be been happily married for to Sears and Are the parents of two Beautiful healthy intelligent daughters now 5 and 9 maybe we belong in the guinness Book of world records hut we still feel very much blessed in spite of the 48-year age difference Between us h Appy in m Ason City. A dear Happy congratulations read on for another Case that May also belting in the guinness Book of world records dear amid fir glad you told that couple who hesitated to have children because of their Ages to go ahead when i was 18 i married a wonderful woman who was then 36 but looked like Sweet 16. She had had in children by two previous husbands we be been married for eight years and Are now the proud parents of one dozen children ill healthy thank god. No names please the people in our Little town Call us Quot the crazy couple with All the kids is we be never been on welfare and id like to add that our family is Complete now because after our 12th. I had a Vasectomy loves children dear Abby i must disagree with the advice you gave that newly married couple who asked if they should have any children he was 50 and in Good health and she was 30.1 True hey May have everything it takes to lie wonderful a Arents. But no matter How physically fit the Man is there s Little Chance that hell Fie alive and Spry at 70 i m 24 and when i was Lairn my Mother was 37 at All the school functions especially in Grade so hrs >1 people would ask me Why my Quot grandmother Quot was there instead of my Mother. I was chided All through school and you know How cruel children can be without meaning to in remembers Well the average life expectancy of a Man today is about 70. And i repeat the number of years a Man has lived in t As important As the condition of his health. Some men in their 50s and 60s Are better qualified for fatherhood than other men who Are 30 years younger. Dear Abby Here s a Little tip for dog tired whose neighbors dog barks at night and disturbs the whole neighbourhood. Place the dog owner s Telephone number in Large letters beside your Telephone every time the dog barks at night and the later the better ring up the owner. It works wonders no longer dog tired dear no what if the dog owner has an unlisted number or takes the Telephone off the Hook after the first ring problems Tell them to Abby. For a personal unpublished reply write Abby Box 69700, los Angeles Calif. 90069. Enclose a stamped self addressed envelope. Search resumes for Taylor Man Buchanan dam Texas i apr a search was to resume today for a Taylor Texas Man believed to have drowned Over the weekend in i Ake Buchanan following an Accident that claimed the life of another Man Burnet county sheriffs deputies said. Rescue workers on sunday recovered the body of Jimmy Heap 55, who was with the missing Man when their Small boat was swamped by a wave officials said. / a Quot a Mon. Hur for. Thav has Stimax Nous i loom it All tin Catfish tou can iat hush Puppin French fries1 Soled Bor traveler s special i Stuk salad Bor baked potau onion rings Texas Toast i also prepare Togo monday Only special sliced Barb a beef buy two pounds and get the third porno free take out service his is he oxur of Jacv. Amp Joe. Quot cd or i or r i pi/1 aft cd \ $ of amp Cei i \ i be i v ii i i it Lex rz2 and Quot he Moho to Legal problems Davis May escape trial fort Worth. Texas i a although millionaire Cullen Davis is still charged with capital murder and two counts of attempted murder Legal problems May prevent any future trial of him on charges arising out of the shooting spree last Vear at the Davis mansion. Tarrant county Hist atty Tim Curry now says he s not so sure about proceeding with efforts to try Davis on the second murder charge Curry said a Legal doctrine known As collateral estoppel might prevent further criminal court action Davis 44. Was acquitted by a jury in Amarillo last month of Spital murder in the aug 2, 1976, shooting death of his stepdaughter. Andrea Wilborn 12 Winter weather invading Texas by the associated press cold Canadian air was moving southward out of Colorado and Kansas Early today bringing with it Winter weather for texans who basked in unseasonably warm weather during the past weekend. By 4 a in today the leading Edge of the cold front had moved into the Northwestern Corner of the Texas Panhandle and was expected to continue southward and southeastward during the Day. Forecasters said some Snow flurries were possible in portions of the Panhandle today. She was found dead at his 16 million mansion Stan Farr. 30, mrs Davis Lover was also found dead at the Hilltop estate in fort Worth. Mrs Davis and a Chance mansion visitor. Gus Gavrel jr., 22. Were wounded in the shooting spree Curry said Davis estranged wife Priscilla who served As the chief prosecution witness in the Amarillo trial cannot legally testify against Davis in at least one of the three remaining cases collateral estoppel says once a fact has been determined by a jury that Issue cannot be lit gated again Between the same parties at any future trial Davis was arrested and charged by the state with two counts of murder and two counts of attempted murder however the Amarillo jury a decision indicates the panel rejected the charge that Davis was the gunman. He is currently free on $650,000 Bond jurors later said Only two votes were taken before a unanimous decision was reached the first vote after 13 weeks of testimony was to for acquittal and two for a guilty verdict prosecutors expressed Surprise later that a we were never even in it from the beginning Quot a a there a no question about it we be got to convince the next jury that there a no doubt As to the identity of the killer Quot said Curry Quot collateral estoppel or it Defi Netly poses a serious Legal problem to our Case it could very Well prevent further prosecution of Cullen Davis i m not really prepared to say that it totally controlled this particular situation but it s Clos enough to cause us some Strong concern Quot prosecutor said Texas Law prevents a wife from testifying against her husband unless he is being tried for assaulting her or a minor Chiki or either party is the victim under these guidelines mrs Davis would not be Able to testify she saw Davis kill Farr although she testified to that effect in the Amarillo trial on the it. 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