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Cuero Record (Newspaper) - October 4, 1970, Cuero, Texas Microfilm Center inc. P. O. Viox ukr it Dallas Texas 75235 mild Clear to partly Cloudy and mild through sunday. High in to mid-80s, Low in the mid fio Tor Cuero Yorktown Yoakum. Ii. S. We Otho it Bureau to recon far Cuero Ana Dewitt county 5h? Eum a newspaper reflects its Community Sis chess Kui a. Tix to or vol. 76 no. 236 Cuero Texas sunday october 4, 1970 i 12 pages Ioc the u. S. Senate race we d like to vote for both Bush and Bentsen by Jack Howerton. Record publisher we were driving Back to the hotel from the Alro iome in Houston the other night when we stopped for a a of Fie licht in the neighbourhood of Rice University. While we were waiting for the Light to change a Young Man presumably a Rice student ran up beside the car and said Quot How come you have both Bush and Bentsen stickers on the Back of your car Quot Quot because we like them both and we plan to vote for both of them a we told him Quot that he said As he returned to the curb line. The answer we gave to the Rice student is just a bout tin same we Are forced to give our readers at the present time although the general election is Only four weeks away in Plain words we like the nominees of both political parties for United states senator from Texas and we wish we could be permitted to vote for both of them but this i impossible without amending the Constitution. To further clarify our stand with regard to these to outstanding candidates we reprint a letter we have just written to Jim Allison jr., Deputy chairman of Republican National committee Jimmy is a personal Friend of ours a former newspaper Man whose f r James Allison or. Is owner pub i. Her of the Midland daily news. He helped to manage the Campaign for the practically then unknown George Bush who was unsuccessful in his attempt to unseat Ralph Yarborough in 1964 simply because Lyndon Johnson was running for president on the democratic ticket. Jimmy accompanied George Bush to Cuero when he spoke to several hunted Dewitt citizens at a Barbecue at Lindenau. Our letter to Allison read As follows dear Jimmy please do not think because i have not written you that i did not appreciate your letter of Augustio because i most certainly did i did ask George Bush about you when he was in Cuero a Short time earlier in fact i had expected that you would be with him he did answer me when i asked about you and i believe these Are his exact words Quot your Friend Jimmy is now Deputy chairman for the Republican National committee where he is doing an outstanding Job in fact Jimmy is doing As Fine a Job for the Republican party As Lawrence o Brian is doing for the democrats congressman Bush also told me he missed you very much in his Campaign and wished you were available to help him but that he Lead to sacrifice you to help the National party. That is a pretty Good recommendation from a former employer. Jimmy another reason i have taken so Long to write you is that i am still undecided As to Bush or Bentsen. I like and Admire George Bush and think he has made a Good congressman. I like his answers and his thinking j on the other hand i like Lloyd Bentsen too. I believe he is also a Good sound thinker and has a Good record As a congressman. But the biggest thing in his favor in my opinion is that he has helped to rid the state of Ralph Yarborough that is exactly what you and George Bush tried to do Back in 1964 politically i am not a party Man. Jimmy. I am an Independent who votes for and supports the candidate i believe to be the Best qualified and who can do the most for the South and for Texas i wish it was possible to Send both Bush and Bentsen to the Senate. Tile Only Factor that i can see that could Lead to the election of Bentsen is that he shot the big game Yarborough before the other Hunter George Bush could get to him. I am still undetermined what to do what course to take editorially or whether to play it straight Down the Middle up to the november 3rd election. One thing you can Bank on is that the record will be just As fair and just As generous with space for our Friend or Bush As we will be for our Friend or. Bentsen. Good Luck to you Jimmy and Send my regards to your dad and thank you again for your letter. Possibly i can be of More help to you in the future when the differences Are More pronounced than just a Parry Label sincerely your Friend Jack Howerton publisher the Cuero record Wagener elected new president of soil District Ratsch Wagener of Yoakum ii. The chairman of Clio Dewitt county soil and water conservation District following a reorganization meeting of the directors thursday at the Dewitt county courthouse Erwin j. Metering of Yorktown who has served As a director of tile unit for 24 years was re elected to a new five year term metting represents so Divisi i on ii of die District he was elected by land owners in the subdivision. One of die five directors posts is up for election each year. A program on farm income tax management was Field in inflection with the election Robert e. Whitson farm management specialist with the Texas agricultural Extension service Simke on management offices in the courthouse or and mrs. Bade or. And mrs. Pargmann. Or. And mrs. Edmondson and Alvis will represent the District at the 30th annual statewide meeting of Texas soil and water conservation District directors to be held in h a us t o ii tuesday through thursday at the Astro world hotel. There Are to directors if Texas representing 188 soil and water conservation districts each District is a local see Wagener Page lit Pilot club Honor Roll it. Gary w. Kasprzyk first lieutenant Gary w. Kasprzyk is the Pilot club and Cuero record Honor Roll Serviceman of the week. A graduate of Southwest Texas state University Kasprzyk Vuu Ireby Farmers and ranchers l joined the service in september May minimize tax liabilities of 1%8 he received training at j. C. Alvus of Nordheim was Yon Elk Louisiana after Oleo Ted vice chairman and lie was sent to fort Ben a gum Pargmann o Yoakum in Georgia where he was Vas re elected ser Ferary treas j a second Lieuten user. Heme bade of Cuero is mrs. Frank Kasprzyk. Prank Kasprzyk is a math teacher at Cuero High school and resides at 104 Maun be. The outgoing chairman and fifth member of the Board ant. He completed advanced Tram mrs. Agatha Wagner tests out exerciser. One item for Pilot club Flea Market Sale let. I Ltd. Record photo by i. L. Prentice my at fort Knox by. And at the Dewitt county soil Aud foot Hood Ere he�?~wfl4 com water conservation District is a first lieutenant. City tax Bill rules clarified City tax assessor collector Glenn Sigmund said Friday Many local citizens appear confused regarding discounts on their Rity tax Bills. Sigmund says All Eit Lens who pay their tax Bills during the month May take a discount of 3 per cent. If payment is made in november the discount is 2 per cent. If payment is delayed until december the discount is i per cent. In january the City tax Bills Are net. If payment is delayed until after Jan. 31 a penalty is added. He unit notes achievement Day members of die Dewitt coun \ i Anib reported to the suite con Pilot club a Flea Sale detailed ion organization composed of and administered by local tar a mors and ranch owners. Its purpose is to assist members in conservation practices on j under properties working m j j close conjunction with tile u. S. J soil conservation service an Agency of die u. S. Detriment j of agriculture. T l. Edmond i son of Cuero is pcs Censerva-1 Tom let in Dewitt county with missioner a it. Kasprzyk was recently sent to Vietnam where he is now stationed at Quan Tri near the Doz. He is the son of or. And la i a. F. Kasprzk pc amp a 7� 13x a re Aqda. 5th Calvary Mil int. Div. Apo san Francis a �?�6477 to Home demonstration Council observed achievement Day in Yorktown Friday. In attendance were la mein-1 Bens 17 visitors and mrs Rudy Martin. County Horne demonstration agent and mrs. J. V. Lamb. Thim chairman. Airs. William Kozelski presided mrs. Walter Sager adult 4-h Leader reported on 4-h achievement night to lie held monday at St Marks lutheran Fellowship Hail. It was reported that the Home demonstration Council will sponsor a float in the Yorktown Western Day Parade. Mrs Caille Henneke and mrs. Volition held in Galveston. The National Home Demon he a i unit Page lit the Pilot club of Cuero is having a Quot Flea Market on saturday oct loth from 8 . To 3 . At the american legion civic Center. A sorts of Quot trash and Tren i aures Quot will be available such a As furniture toys pictures dishes tools jewelry linens. Home canned foods cakes rugs and most anything. An j toques will also be a feature of dip Sale. I mrs. George to Well chairman for the Sale announced i that she will be at the civic i Center All Day Friday oct. 9th, rom 7 30 throughout the i Day. All members Are asked to j bring their items for the Sale j i she also stated that ii anyone who is not a member of the club wishes to donate an it articles t she will appreciate them very much. Of anyone has any furniture to donate and has no Way to get i it to the Hall they Are asked to six benefactors add $780 to ufos total six Mon contributors have dried $78o More to the 1971 United fund and had raised total gifts thus far to $2250. Or 20 per cent of the Campaign goal Jack Howerton record publisher and drive chairman reported saturday morning. Howerton Aid the six new Kai Safi Louisiana Gas co., donor raised the number to southwestern Bell Telephone qualify for tile jux and Over co. And the Heb food stole. Honor Roll to 17 the quota set Kirk authorized a repeat Tor this group is to i gift of Sio per month or $120 Friday contributions Metud for the year Pava Oie thru Edben Kirk or. Duckett Mot Bank Droit or co. Jymie Cuero record a liens set halloween Candy Sale Call mrs. Dollie Harold Nielsen i at 5-3477 and arrangements will be made to pick it up. Mrs Nielsen is finance chairman for the Pilot club. All member Able to work on Friday Are asked to do so. Those who Are unable to help during the Day Are asked to help out after 5 . Proceeds derived from Tho Sale will be used for the vacate asked to bring jams Community service projects spoons and either i such As cooperating with existing youth programs sponsoring form Bureau supper set Hie amec Keville Green let a Watt Golly farm Bureau will have a Chicken Stew Sutler for members and their families Friday at 7 30 pan. In the a Nee Evilie Community Center members bowls and cakes pies intr or Candy according to Victor rotary treasurer Goebel Sec a student to the youth Confer Hee it f Lub. Page it school Bonds sate on boards Agenda an occupancy Date of sep i member ten Iller or mid term of 1971 has been i he Seiling of $1.4 million in Meade said at the september i in priority in the program blinds will he discussed Byi meeting that if bids had been George Meade of san Antonio j opened at that time they would representative of Dit Friar and have probably been Sii Nilai to company when the Cuero those received earlier Ile also re a projected by school Oft school Hoard meets j thursday said he expected the a emf t in. Die District is paying night at it .34 . I rate to be lowered. Southern Pacific Railroad s3uu since the september meeting j an acre for the property which some major banking firms have adjoins the present High school lowered the or prime rate in j Campus. Accordance xxx till meanies pre in other business die baud diction. Will consider school repairs and i he Bond Sale Wall be used to study building program pro finance a new school building guess personnel and Purchase program construction of a of equipment and supplies will Junior High school will be go Ais be taken an. Trick or treat time is Corning and everyone needs canny for those witches and goblins that Wall Rome knocking on your door what i letter Way or More Cha table Way to buy it than j from a member of the Cuero Lions club wednesday oct. 7 beginning at 5 00 More than 75 members of the local Chil will take to the residential area of Cuero Selling these trick or treat bags filled with Randy door to door. Tile Money derived from this Effort will be used throughout the coming year Tor the various Lions club shanties team captains Are urged by i chairman Don Albrecht to lineup their members and to be at Tho american legion by 5 of clock that evening. There will be a Barbecue supper served at tile legion building immediately Atter com Plet uni of the Sale. Remember tile Date wednesday october 7 and just in Case you we not be Home when the lion come calling you can Arder your Candy from any club quota $11,000 Cuero United fund Honor Kou Bachel bunk pfc Trust 200. Farmers state bans 2t 0. Cuero Federal a amp a. 200. My i s. Graham Hamilton too. I in Roy Hamilton Weber motor co. Stimson furniture co. Freund funeral Home Nielsen 7-up Boti co Kle it a Center pharmacy mrs. Erna b. Koehler Belt Kirk or. Duckett motor co. The Cuero record Ark la Gas co. S w Bell Tel. Co. H e b. Of a Iod Stor too. 120 too. Too. Iso. Too too. 120. Too. 120. 150. 140, 150. 2.250. C. L. Duckett owner of Duckett motor co. Cuero Chevrolet and Oldsmobile dealer. Cadee in his company s annual pledge of $lu0 by Telephone. J Ini Stone lot Ai manager for rhe Arkansas Louisiana Gas co said his company has a. Proved a gift of $150. The same As for the 1970 Campaign Hugo Geek local manager for Southw Estem Bell notified of headquarter the Telephone comically will repeat its annual git of $140. H f butt head of the Heb food stores mailed in a Cheek for $150 As a gift from hts Cuero store. Tile contribution matched that of the past year. Of voluntary contributions continue to it. Come in at the Para set the Jiening three Day of the drive we should be Able to reach our initial goal 3� contributors within a week use i Nitt a fund Pape in letter to editor some questions Are answered at the sept Max r Board meeting. Tin Board tentatively set Ort 2u us the new Date Lur ohm nine of bid on the bunds i i Bio reconsideration of the final dab will by Given by the Board following Alcade re port on die Bond Market situation. I cd directors meet monday dear or Howerton guess i stirred up Beehive i Luis of bees of will try us sex i Plain a few Dungs the curious Man wants to know. Yes i did work at two jobs till Panl of Fri Yeai then the the Boniti of directors of lie j people so Al their place it bus i Cuero chamber of Commerce Ness and left me without my and agriculture will consider a part time Job. I worked on propped budget for 1979-71 at a i weekends Only at times when meeting at 7 . Monday. Some one Calls me now at 75v Maurice Aronstein is chair j an iou but not since labor Man of the to Omer Manee Day weekend in june i was a a a a a a i Aff to a parted a it Kina from my regular Job awaking things fairly rough til i got my unemployment started the after 7 to 8 weeks was nailed Back a my regular Job which for us hour i i draw take Home a from $92 to $109 every two week making $218 top the Home pay to a month there Are five of us and i try to make it on that Check math die commodity office they get my stubs from my checks each month i get Hie

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