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Color Country Spectrum (Newspaper) - September 26, 1976, Saint George, UtahStats Agio s 11vs Flash floods occurred throughout Southern Utah Washington. Saturday afternoon such As this i the South portion of heavy Rains soak area spectators on the Washington by figs View rising Watspm of the Virgin re Var As Rains in Southern Utah caused the River to swell saturday aft soon. Salt Lake City up the National weather Serape saturday evening issued a Flash flood watch for Utah s Kane and Washington counties the forecasters said weather radar and satellite pictures showed a considerable amount of thunderstorm and Shower activity Over southwestern Utah late saturday afternoon the service also said there were some local reports of heavy rainfall in the area. The Utah Highway patrol reported one Shower dumped about three inches of rain in the St George area saturday afternoon and a Pilot reported a funnel Cloud on the ground about 4pm. And moving to the East in Iron county about 10 Miles North of Cedar cry. Although most of the thunderstorms will not produce Flash flooding persons in Washington and Kane counties should be prepared to take Quick action in the event of local Flash the statement said the showers Are expected to diminish sunday with the weather becoming fair again by sunday night and monday. Color country spectrum sunday september the printed voice of Utah s booming Southwest volume 13 number 156 local forecast Cedar City becoming partly Cloudy sunday with a few afternoon showers fair sunday night and monday Little temperature change St George. Partly Cloudy sunday with a few afternoon showers fair sunday night and monday Little temperature change. Ford Tours Mississippi Gaiter i president Ford a to Southern Belles on a nostalgic Mississippi m Ero oat tour saturday and promised to keep America no. 1." while Jimmy Carter Wanned up for the next debate by pledging to curb the spread of nuclear weapons gop vice presidential candidate s of Dole met in California with former Texas gov. John Connally and arranged to get together with Ronald Reagan who narrowly lost a bid this j ear to Lead the Republican ticket at a St Louis news conference saturday morning Reagan again said he is not interested in any Cabinet Post in the Ford administration and told reporters he is undecided whether to make another run for the presidency in four years failed miserably to. Set an example which would encourage other countries not to seek their own nuclear Carter said in his speech to the City club of san Diego. Of his second Western swing since winning the democratic presidential nomination. Carter outlined a 16-Point plan he said would curb the International spread of nuclear weapons beginning with a retroactive moratorium on the Sale of reprocessing plants the Ford administration has Only paid lip service to the nuclear proliferation he charged and its failure of leadership could have tragic consequences for the entire world if we will not Lead the Way toward peace who will " Carter and Ford will discuss foreign policy in san Francisco oct. 6, when they meet for the second of three nationally televised Campaign debates the president began his personal campaigning in Earnest saturday by invading Carter country on a Southern Campaign top that began in new Orleans and headed to stops in Mississippi Alabama and Florida Over the weekend his press Secretary Ron Nessen quoted Ford As telling political leaders at one Stop that it s in distinct impression we Are on the upswing Sarkis accepts resignation of Lebanon Premier Karami in Rhodesia but lout Lebanon up president Elias Sarkis saturday accepted the resignation of Premier Rashid Karami and his Cabinet As the first step toward putting together the first real government Lebanon has had in six months Sarkis in office Only three Days met with militant ngh twing Christian leaders m Hopes of securing acceptance of a truce offered by palestinian guerrilla chief Yasser Arafat and talked with Arab league mediator Hassan Sabry Elkholy about a new peace plan on the Battlefront the War slackened in some areas but intensified in others including Beirut where Christian gunners shelled the Western sector during the afternoon. Sarkis asked Karami to stay on in a caretaker capacity until he finds a successor. Although Karanf s resignation was mandatory it left Sarkis with the problem of finding a Premier capable of putting together a Cabinet acceptable to Lebanon s plethora of political parties and militias Black Leader wants unification Salisbury. Rhodesia up Black rhodesian Leader Joshua Nkomo returned in Triumph saturday and told a crowd of singing and dancing supporters the Black nationalist movement should unify its divided ranks to accept Rule from Rhodesia s Whites Nkomo returned from a four month. Three continent tour Only one Day after prime minister Ian Smith announced the White minority regime s conditional acceptance of handing Over Rule to the Black majority within two years Smith announcing his acceptance of a plan forged by Secretary of state Henry a Kissinger and Britain said he would meet unnamed rhodesian Black leaders to set up an interim government composed of both Blacks and Whites government sources said Smith planned to meet the Black leaders sometime next week Smith did not name the Black leaders with a Hom he would meet but one was almost certain to be Nkomo Leader of the internal Wing of the african National Council an estimated supporters greeted Nkomo on his return saturday cheering and singing Over the breakthrough in Rhodesia at a rally Nkomo said that his internal Wing of the Council should now try to form an Alliance with the Val and More militant external Wing and that he had a list of names of leaders within the Val faction who would be willing to open talks with him on resolving their differences we have reached the stage now where we have to recognize whether we identify certain similarities Between the Val factions Nkomo said Nkomo said the list of names of Val Blacks who would be willing to talk with his More moderate faction on Healing the not did not include the names of Bishop Abel Muzorewa the president of the external Wing nor that of the Rev Ida Bangi Pope Paul in Calls for world peace Vatican City up Pope Paul i saturday marked the eve of his 79th birthday by warning that Freedom is no Good unless it is Onen Ted by love the Vatican radio and newspaper marked the occasion by urging roman catholics to rally behind the Pope against both traditionalist and Liberal dissenters the Pope s birthday sunday comes at a time when he is under fire from Church conserva Tives such As retired French archbishop Marcel Lefebvre who Calls the modern language mass a Concession to protestants Ana communists and liberals such As former Abbot Giovanni Franzoni who accuses the Church of being More interested in wealth and Power than helping the poor both have been suspended from their Nestly functions addressing members of Italy s Catholic action youth movement in the Vatican s Hall of benedictions Pope Paul said the modern world was placing much emphasis on Freedom but too often one gets the impression that its interpretation is exclusively negative Sithole a former external Wing Leader who has since formed his own Zimbabwe National Union Nkomo was asked if the list included the name of Robert Mugabe a Young rising Star in the external Wing Mugabe is in self exile in Mozambique the neigh Bong marxist country which supports Black guerrillas staging raids on Rhodesia. I think i recognize the replied Nkomo lending credence to belief that Mugabe has moved into a key position of leadership within the Anc external Wing the not Between the two factions results not Only from animosity Between its leaders but also from the fact that the external Wing has promoted the Guella Effort while Nkomo has leaned towards a political approach the not appeared to be potentially the greatest obstacle in working towards the maj onto Rule set up to which Smith has finally agreed Smith accepted the in Sciple of Black Majenty Rule on the condition that the four year old Guella War against Rhodesia be stopped. Nkomo declined to comment specifically on the Kissinger proposals which Smith accepted he said his executive committee would discuss them sunday in the southwestern City of Bulawayo the Anc external Wing meanwhile will hold a Smolar meeting or Gordon Chav Nduka Secretary general of the Anc external Wing said that while his organization was considering acceptance of the Black Rule proposals Laid Down by Kissinger it sought clan cations before talking to Smith s representatives about an interim government Chav Nduka said his group wanted to see Kissinger s actual proposals to see if Smith accurately reported them in his television and radio address the roving reporter what Are your impressions of the natural disasters that have happened this year. I think it s time to be prepared. According to the Church Doc Trine it s telling us the end is drawing closer. It s time to be prepared in Case of a disaster in our John l. Avery Washington they worry me. I would hate to be Over there where they re happening it s scaring me. I would hate for the world to end. It gives a Parson a lot to think Hatch Washington if s too bad it has to happen to some people. I just Hope it does t come Here. If it happened Here i d get my family out of danger. You could probably get involved in talking to the family about what to do in such a Dan Black St. George from a philosophical Point of View a lot of the disasters Are Man made like the dam disaster it lacked the proper inspection Etc. Disasters like volcanoes and earthquakes Are to be expected we know about things like that because of the history of the Earth. Part of the problem is that people won t need Jensen Cedar City it s scary but also exciting to think that the second coming May be Marquardson Cedar City these happenings Are quite significant. They Are a fulfilment of the Robinson Parowan spa Fri news paper

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