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Clearfield Progress Newspaper Archives May 11 1990, Page 1

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Progress, The (Newspaper) - May 11, 1990, Clearfield, Pennsylvania Investigators blast safety of cargo helicopter by Donna Cassata associated press writer Washington a design super 322 to Silvester Stallone Russell tango & Gash a 2nd smash hit Christmas vacation open 7 15 1st show priv Mother s Day treat All mothers admitted free on sunday May 13 with one paid admission. Open nightly plus matinees . Dubois Mali Dubois. We. 371.9431 cinemas v glory r 7 00-9 25 mat. 1 30-4 10 flaws in the army s advanced transport helicopter forced at least one Pilot to take the unusual step of flying the aircraft just 600 feet above the ground. The Pilot figured he would have a better Chance of Landing safely if anything went wrong with the helicopter say congressional investigators. Members of the general accounting office working for a House panel told lawmakers thursday that the army has been unable to overcome persistent safety problems with the helicopter that killed 15 soldiers in two accidents. Investigators said the ch-47d Chinook helicopter experienced failures with its transmission Cooling fans flight control rods that burned and cracked Cross shafts. We recommend that the army be required to report to Congress on Progress in fixing current problems on the cd Rowland Philipsburg 342-0477 47d," they said. Funding for additional aircraft purchases should be contingent on the army presenting convincing evidence that aircraft problems have been the army plans to buy 472 of the helicopters produced by Boeing Vertol of Philadelphia and Avo Lycoming of Stratford Conn. Pentagon plans Call for buying the last 144 helicopters at a Cost of about $900 million. Investigators who visited five of the seven army Sites where the helicopters Are used said tales from the dark Side r 7 25-9 45 mat. 1 50-3 40-5 30 pretty woman r 7 05-9 30 mat. 2 00-4 30 spaced invaders pm 7 10-9 35 mat. 2 10-4 20 teenage ninja turtles pm 7 20 & mat. 1 40-3 30-5 20 tango & Cash r nightly at 9 40 too ii Smo Wircs a Forf Sam Atli now showing Hunt for red october pm Friday & saturday 7 00-9 20 sunday thru thursday 7 15 1 show Only open seven Days a week All seats $3.00 Beautiful theatre. The largest screen in Central a Clearfield Job Center openings fur cleaner Days and hours to be scheduled 40/ hours week in the Clearfield area. Pay rate of $4/hour. General office clerk Days and hours to be scheduled 35 hours week in the Clearfield area. Pay rate of $3.80/hour. For More information Stop by the Clearfield Job Center 209 e. Locust St., Clearfield. Widespread mechanical problems have forced the service to ground the aircraft nine times. Army officials disputed the conclusions of the yearlong inquiry by investigators into the $6.4 million helicopter. The ch-47d is the safest cargo helicopter in the United states inventory maj. Gen. Donald Williamson head of the army aviation systems command told the panel. But rep. John Dingell d-mich., chairman of the House Energy and Commerce subcommittee on oversight and investigations questioned the army s actions. There is simply no justification for putting our soldiers at avoidable risk because of mechanically deficient aircraft Dingell said. A 1988 Accident in Chico Texas that killed 10 soldiers and injured eight others was blamed at St. John s byzantine Church Hawk run look 56 we now have Honeywell eiec1r0nic air cleaners Friday -7 00 . No children please father Michael Moerls chairman on a Cooling fan transmission that came apart. Investigators said the fan sometimes shatters when the aircraft vibrates too much spewing debris that damages the transmission. Investigators also testified it took the army 18 years to replace the helicopter s aluminium flight control rods which Are susceptible to burning with fire resistant steel rods. Ritz twin e. Market St., Clearfield 765-5835 2nd week at7&9 pretty woman r Richard Gere Julio Roberts now showing at 7 & 9 the first Power r Lou Diamond Phillips Bill Wallace photographer Barbara Petito reporter fifteen years combined experience reporting Centre Region news. Ii Lite Mother s Day is May 13 treat her to a delicious meal at the Harbor inn reservations accepted 342-0250 Philipsburg Mother s Day Buffet served 11 . To 5 . Roast beef carved to order roast Tom Turkey baked glazed Ham fresh whipped potatoes Candy yams buttered Corn Broccoli Normandy Herb stuffing pan Brown Gravy fresh Turkey Gravy cabbage with noodles Strawberry Shortcake Cherry Shortcake plus our fabulous salad bar $q95 i tax. Gratuity & \ beverage additional i children under 5 free dinner special served 11 . To 10 . Stuffed Chicken breast a tender breast of White meat stuffed with a delicately seasoned Herb dressing served with Choice of potato vegetable hot Rolls and $5.95 $7.95 children 5 to $5.25 tossed salad. With salad bar Mother s Day a wow ims m baked half Chicken or Ham Steak dinner $4.25 served with your Choice of whipped potatoes or Sweet potatoes vegetable and fresh baked dinner Rolls. Giving away to All mothers a free Jar of Sweet & sour dressing or Apple butter. Dutch pantry Fife 1-80 or 879 765-2137 open 6 . To 10 . _ enjoy r Mother s Day with us. Check our fantastic Mother s Day Buffet omelettes made to w served 10 00 . Till 2 00 . I Mother s Day Buffet omelettes made to order we have a full Buffet featuring a breakfast lunch and dinner Section with Ham roast beef Chicken breast salad bar bread bar and dessert bar. $8.95 per person children age 2 thru 8 half Price 2 years and under free Harp and senior citizens discounts _ mothers Day dinner specials " served 5 00 . Till 10 00 . Dinner specials $12.95 prime rib of beef a Yorkshire pudding $16.95 porterhouse Steak 16 of. A onion rings and mushroom Caps $10.50 new York strip 12 of. A mushroom Caps $16.95 tour Edos King Louie twin files topped a asparagus Spears crab meat and crowned a Hollan Daise sauce $10.95 shrimp Scampi sauteed with chives garlic and herbs served with Fattucini Alfredo $ 9.95 broiled Salmon Steak $12.95 veal Oscar asparagus Spears crab meat then crowned a Bearnaise sauce $10.95 Coquille St. Jacques tender scallops mushrooms and shallots combined in a delicate Cream sauce $12.95 jumbo stuffed shrimp a crab meat stuffing All entrees include tossed Green salad Choice of potato vegetable Coffee or Tea and desserts Choice of peach Melba chocolate mousse Carrot cake sherbet. Or order off our full menu for reservations Call 765-5381" i-80, off it. 879 Clearfield Clearfield is Mother s Day Buffet sunday May 13th served 11 . To 4 . Just 8.95 plus tax children age 1 to 5 free children age 6 to 12 $5.25 delicious roast beef carved to order baked Ham baked Chicken Green Beans Orange carrots Herb stuffing whipped potatoes beef Gravy Chicken Gravy pineapple Raisin sauce fresh mixed Green Garden salad cucumbers in sour Cream Dill sauce pickled eggs pickled beets Macaroni and potato salad Raisin Carrot salad Cole Slaw dutch Ham cheese salad pasta salad Waldorf salad Watermelon Basket filled with fresh fruits fruited jello Mold cabbage jello Mold Blueberry and Cherry cheese Delight Vanilla and chocolate puddings. Or enjoy this fabulous feast served 11 . To 10 . Stuffed Chicken breast a dressing & sauce Choice of potato or vegetable with House salad with salad bar. 5.95 $7.95 please note due to our Mother s Day special we will not have regular sunday Brunch this week but it will resume on sunday May 20th. 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