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Corsicana Daily Sun (Newspaper) - May 12, 1974, Corsicana, Texas Daily May 1974 democrats stage rough conventions by Raymond associated press writer Texas political parties held their county and District con hotel Motel Galveston Island Winter rates during summer year around rates at one of Texas favorite resort enjoy the Galvez supper club delicious seafood and great take a fulfilled family vacation without Long the on nearby Galveston 21st 713 7657721 mentions saturday but the democrats stole the show with some rough and rousing Politi Cal slug fests involving con liberals and Wall Dolph Briscoe strength ened his position As titular head of the party with his smashing Victory for renomination May his backers apparently mustered a majority of the delegates to the september state convention but their Victory will be far from Over the exact lineup of Delegate strength could not be deter mined immediately because of the Many lengthy night conventions that were still going Strong close to the Complex make up of some of the delegations and the possible challenges by Rump groups at the Austin Briscoe backers had their easiest victories in the medium size and Small counties but had tougher going in the big liberals won smashing Vic tories in Houston and Harris taking five of the six senatorial Harris the most populous in the state will have 802 of the delegates at the state con liberals also controlled the county conventions at Austin and Abilene and in several Dis where Are you the senior class of 1964 has set August 3 As the Date for their 10 year class we would appreciate any help in locating the people listed it you have information on any of please Call Gary Judi Breithaupt prater8722975 Sam Cooper 8723474 or Larry aver itt Charles Back Carolyn Barber sue Barlow Suzzanne Beaver Kirby Aubrey Breaton Robbie Buckner Bottoms Larry bumpers Doris Crum Barbara Ellis Gloria Fletes Jackie Gafford Nicholson Gene Garrett lot Hor Harris Jerry Don Doris Haygood Linda Hopwood Frank Moreno Charlotte Newman Beverly Penney Billy Reeves Sandra Riggs Becky Simmons Joy Sipes Wilbanks Allen White Shirley Wilson Mary Ann Duvall Ronnie Davis Gary Adams tricks at Dallas and san an the supporters of Ala Bama George Wallace were not Able to Muster the strength they did two years ago and in Many counties formed coalitions with either the Liber als or the conservative backers of Dallas county presented a Complex picture with some Wall Sites joining with conservatives against the liberals and some other Wallace sup porters joining liberals against the Briscoe of the four districts in Dallas the 23rd went Liberal and the 16th after a bitter fight agreed on a slate of delegates consisting of 40 per cent Liber als and 60 per cent conservatives and the ninth District was dominated by a coalition of conservatives and approximately 20 police offi cers stood poised for action during torrid five and one half hour session in District eight where a combination of Wall cites and conservatives took control with about 65 per cent of the but the losing composed of another group of Wall cites and lib formed a Rump con Harmony prevailed at wich Ita Falls where a slate of 70 two thirds of them Briscoe backers and one third Elpaso county went Strong for the governor with about 80 per cent of the delegates elected being Briscoe Smith and Bell coun ties gave virtually unanimous endorsement to in a number of the smaller As Gray Erath and democrats pledged their sup port to Briscoe even though the delegations to Austin will in clude a sprinkling of liberals and the Republican conventions were quieter affairs but one at Houston had a Stellar speaker vice president Gerald Ford who warned his listeners that a possible legislative dictator ship could develop in the United states if the democrats obtain overwhelming control of a number of the Republican county and District conventions passed resolutions defending president Nixon and blasting critics who would impeach him or demand his How Ard county republicans at big Spring passed a Resolution say ing that Nixon had been elected for four years and that it should not be shortened be cause of the news Media or Public there were a scattering of la Raza Unida and american party at Austin the Raza Unida convention voted Down a Resolution asking for the president to resign and then gave Over whelming approval to one de manding that he be impeached and removed from the american party county convention in one of its relatively Strong had Only 12 state chair Man Skees said he Esti mated at attended Ameri can party precinct conventions in the state a week 10 per cent of the number needed on petitions to get the party on the ballot for the no vember general the Midland county group endorsed Sam Mcdonnell of Dallas for resolutions opposed parimutuel betting and a state income tax and favored the rights work Midland republicans passed a Resolution expressing appreciation to president Nixon for his service and support for at the same time they at tacked what they called biased news reporting about certain industries and the gop in Midland also urged Congress to support the 011 depletion tax allowable and a free Oil Gas it urged the state gop to Institute a Rule prohibiting elected party officials from taking part in any such a provision greatly strengthened the republicans in the party opposed any form of National medical state Tom Midland gop keynote said he does not believe the new Constitution has a change of being approved by the legis lature because so Many controversial provisions won by such a slim majority they never can get a two thirds invest your savings at Corsicana Federal we pay the highest rates allowed by payable or compounded quarterly interest compounded daily add what Ever amount you can each your account will grow and grow shims in b1 the 10th urn from the savings plan 4year certificate 30month certificate 1ykar certificate regular passbook annual rate annual yield minimum under the new rate withdrawals from certificates of Deposit prior to a maturity Date will cause earnings since the Date issued to be reduced to the passbook rate then being and cause a forfeiture of 90 Days Corsicana Federal savings it loan association 109 phone 8745604 gop backs continued from 1 voted to seek repeal of the above portions of said a fourth Resolution adopted by the convention offers support to Iris Snell As a member of the Republican state executive the county convention passed a fifth Resolution offering support to Jim Stevens for reelection As District 9 member of the state Republican executive following passage of the Robinson urged party members to stand up and be she urged delegates to attend precinct and county conventions and make themselves several delegates at the convention stated they believe president Nixon has been unfairly pressured and especially by some of the news the meeting was closed by Robinson with a prayer asking guidance and fairness for president resolutions passed continued from 1 getting Prairie View University its own separate Board of apart from that of the system As now Struc tured behind Dolph Briscoe in representing the Texas democratic party and the boiling Bill before which provides for representatives to serve on Only one major com reduce Power of ways and Means eliminate voting by proxy and endorse Early organization of House following fort Worth couple found shot to death fort a John Rzepniewski and his Carolyn Hooser were found shot to death in a bedroom of their Home shortly before noon both were pronounced dead at the scene from Large Caliper Bullet wounds in their a 3030 Caliper Rifle Lay on the floor beside the police Tarrant county medical examiner Feliks Gwozdz made a tentative ruling in the saying the mans death is a homicide and the woman a Gwozdz said Friday night the final ruling was pending further the bodies were discovered by Rzepniewski Jack Hancock in after he went to the Home when Rzepniewski failed to report for work at 8 Kerens club to have miss ugly walk Kerens High school Beta club will be sponsoring the second annual miss ugly walk tuesday night at in the Kerens High school master of ceremonies will again be Howard Jackson and contestants will include Otis and Olin tickets can be purchased at the door and Are for adults and 50 cents for Briscoe won City voters Dallas a the Mas Sive Victory scored by Dolph Briscoe in the democratic primary came about either because he convinced City dwellers he was on their or because Frances Faren holds supporters failed to those two possibilities arise out of the final report by the Texas election Bureau issued saturday in the governors the Small turnout would indicate that Farenthold backers did not go to the her relative vote strength in the cities the Way Briscoe carried the cities and other Urban areas a week ago indicate that City dwellers no longer fear one of the minor issues two years ago when the same a menthol Briscoe confrontation occurred twice was whether Briscoe would not favor Rural dwellers Over City residents in appropriations and other legis Farenthold carried 13 of the 254 counties in the first Pri Mary two years in she carried Only Brooks and Jim neither with Many her percentage of votes in the 1972 second roughly parallel to the 1974 was a week ago she got Only Briscoe got 67 per cent of the votes this the other percentages were divided Between two minor the eight metropolitan coun ties gave Briscoe per cent of the Urban those Between metro and gave him an Edge of per the largest percentage differ ence was in Rural counties where the governor swamped the opposition with final vote was Briscoe Farenthold Steve Alexander and Posey Briscoe will meet Republican Jim Cranberry in he beat Odell Mcbrayer to in the gop the final tabulations by the election Bureau show that the metropolitan counties favor parimutuel horse race in the democratic Al Jeffer nieces and Travis coun ties were for Only Tarrant county voted republicans in Tarrant county gave horse race betting an As did those in Bexar gop voters in the other six metro counties turned it the election Bureau obtained Republican totals from Only 129 the gop said Pri Maries were held in Bob head of the election said there were Only one or two or perhaps As Many As 10 votes in counties which did not report gop totals to the top gop vote a week ago of bears no relation to the ballot total in the general election since Many with re publican leanings voted in democratic primaries so they would have a voice in local there were More gop votes on the Issue of ban Ning a state income tax than for any other Issue on the bal second highest was for placing a rights work provi Sion in the new exciting career enrol now at lady Lyns school of Beauty 614 West 7th Corsicana open thru am to pm j Coupon Worth v2 off on a Complete course of cosmetology limit one Coupon per expires june 1973 lady Lyns school of Beauty member of nac and Saab approved West 7th phone 8722821 third was the governor Nomi fourth was on betting and fifth was the lieutenant governor democrats polled compared with the record primary turnout of two years state registration is but there is no Way to know How Many of that number Are dead or moved out of the the second primary on june 1 will have Only one major run this will be for the demo cratic nomination for the House in that sprawl inn District in West Texas contains 28 counties and parts of four the Runoff in that District will be Between Nelson Wolff with first primary and Bob Krueger with four other candidates received a to Tal of the democratic Winner will meet Republican Douglas har Lan in the november general Harlan beat three other candidates with his nearest competitor was Van Henry Archer with medical association opposes government review groups Houston a the Texas medical associations House of delegates approved a Resolution saturday expressing Strong opposition to govern ment review the most controversial discussions among the 240 voting delegates involved How Tea will fight a new Federal Law set Ting up professional Standard review organizations delegates turned Down efforts by the Harris county medical society group which called for an fallout Campaign to repeal the measure and for All Texas physicians to Boycott any participation in the a Compromise Resolution accepted recommended that the Tea exercise All possible courses of action to counter including intensive efforts for deletion or substitution of the entire Public Law 92603 or certain sections of the the new policy pertaining to pros includes a further re solve explaining that each Tea member May determine the if of his participation in pros or similar pro As outlined under a Law which became effective in will be set up Accord ing to department of mexican Gold coins smuggled into Dallas a a courier for a Dallas Coin investment firm has admitted he and other smuggled at least in mexican Gold pieces into Texas to fill customers John testifying be fore a court of inquiry held by state District court judge Dee Brown said Friday he knew of three ship ments of the coins from Mexico he said they entered Texas without Clearing he handled one per he Hensley testimony entered on Charles known As the manager of National Coin exas one person who had knowledge of and participated in the National sold bags of coins to investors on and stored them pending future documents Trinity River authority to conduct workshop the Trinity River authority of Texas will conduct a series of citizen participation workshops to discuss the Trinity River Basin water Quality management plan currently under review by the Texas water Quality three meetings will be held throughout the Basin to encourage citizen participation in the plan and inform the Public of its Content and the first meeting will be monday at 1 at the Geraldine Humphrey cultural Center in the second will be 7 tuesday at the new High school in and the third workshop will be wednesday in Arlington at 7 in the Arlington Community do you hear but understand in groups Telephone childrens voices hearing Aid specialist service Center May reids pharmacy across from Hospital or Call for a Home visit Waco Beltane hearing Aid service 579 Westview Village 7727011 education and welfare guide special review groups will have responsibilities to evaluate both the Quality and costs of medical care through out the the pro concept is opposed by much of organized Medicine which claims the government does not have any right to As sess the Quality of health care services nor to destroy the traditional doctor patient relation since medical societies and Hospital medical staffs already provide peer the opponents of pros contend there is no need for the Federal government to step in and Institute what they claim will be a Cost bureaucratic system of re View George presi Dent of the Harris county medi Cal told the delegates he and Many of his colleagues object to a Tea lawsuit against the hew Alexander said the filed in Austin last is a counterproductive to a pro Gram which should be working vigorously for repeal of the new a new special assessment of to All members to help finance the be Gal and educational Campaign against pros was authorized by the Tea Harris county doctors also objected to that Al expander called the which passed 178 to 29 with some members a serious Blunder because he said the additional fee was being pushed Down our Mem Bers delegates also approved Rais ing the Tea annual dues by As part of their efforts to Cope with the increased Cost of operating state Organ obituaries Knotts funeral services were at 2 saturday at the Corley funeral Home Chapel for Floyd resident of who died Friday at memorial Harold Lansford and Egge and burial was at Hamilton survivors include her a son and a pallbearers include Andy Robert Hoyt Elliott Herman and Jack David Donaho funeral services Are pending at co Leys funeral Home for David of who died in memorial Hospital saturday night after a lengthy he is survived by one Donald Donaho of Corsicana two grandchildren and a number of nieces and events discussed at 4h meeting a number of upcoming events were discussed by the Navarro county 4h Council at its last regular including the 4h Council leadership lab scheduled for 2 in Trinidad the 4h Congress in Dallas beginning july 23 the state Roundup and the 1974 youth Exchange a record Book training clinic has been announced for june 6 at 5 according to Becky 4h a committee composed of Carole Becky Arm he Beccu Watkins and William was appointed to set up u summer sports also during the reports on the confession stands at the youth exposition and District eliminations contest at Stephenville were Given by the committees the treasurers report revealed a balance of

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