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News Tribune, The (Newspaper) - May 12, 1974, Fort Pierce, FloridaMight lose Bulldozer says Mac Arthur the news Tribune sunday May 12, 1974 Page 6 voice of the people commends sheriff s department editor news Tribune methods and the thorough and at about 5 . March untiring drive by All to apprehend the victim of a break in and the offender. I shall not reveal assault at her Home on san Diego their procedures heir methods Avenue Harmony Heights Phon or any of their work techniques de Hie is Lucie county sheriff s but i am proud of their efforts on office their response was this crime. The accused was prompt and when they realized behind bars before the noon time the offence the sheriffs Force --1 billionaire John pictured left on his recent 771h birthday. Hundreds of friends including left to right mrs. Paul Harvey Clement Stone h. L. Hunt and mrs. Hunt joined him to celebrate the occasion. Friday Macarthur gave the news Tribune an exclusive interview and discussed among a myriad of other subjects proposed port development in fort Pierce. Billionaire s Coffee shop off ice by Julie Sneed news Tribune staff writer John d. Macarthur has a uni que and enjoyable sense of humor. In the Coffee shop of the colonnade Beach hold past the automatic doors and 12-foot antique urns that flank Entrance to the Carousel bar. To the right of the immense dining room overlooking the Atlantic Ocean sits the Man. Macarthur holds fourth at his regular table in the Coffee shop where those asking favors and offering deals visit him daily. The phone rings. Its the Palm Beach police department returning Macarthur s Call. There is to be a convention of company employees at the hotel and Macarthur is trying to locale a he periodically borrows from a Church. The Church was raided accused of gambling Tor Money and police confiscated he wheel. Well Afler borrowing the Roulette wheel from the Church. I usually put Sonu la inc in the collodion plate argued Miu Atthur. Why i an l i Burrow it from you and put sonic thin in Yuri ii Lei Sun .1" Muc Arlhur. 7j. Reported id i the third richest Mun in ik1 United Stales was Lulu to Call the Palm Beach stale attorney. What do you mean it s not up to he asked he stale Al Lorney. Let me know who it s up to and i la give him a Call. It s not As i Hough my men will be playing Good monday thru wed. May 13 14 15 12 exposure Roll developed for 20 exposure Roll developed for photo album Reg. M.99 Lui Muney. We use those plastic Mark Civ Mapait Luis Hunt up. Lent Poi Lily stymied. Or Macak Tifuh is a wiil Ciul said i lawyer for hankers life and casually i earlier in tin1 am. Thi slimes Urmil the Good he dues for people never gel Mil tint the Liuch will some thy she s a in Leni piled another Macar Hiir employee and the attorney put his menial tape on rewind. Macathur personally con ducted i Lour of his Domain. Blending with a spectacular View of Sun and surf is a self Connla Inezi sewage system a treasure Inland set for a now defunct television program and a Large gun mount pointed inwards Cuba. That was funny a few years Sakl Mac Wilhur. Who laughingly refused to accept a suggestion the gun now be pointed toward Washington. Macarthur is an Alert Man Wilh varied and intense interests. The most recent is a 10-foot Anchor hauled out of the sea 100 Yards off the hotel beachfront this week by a 20-ton Crane attached to a 15-ton fam loader. Tilt a Nior is still Damp Sand encrusted and covered Wilh sea creatures such As hydroids Anil oysters that will soon begin to Slink in the Sunshine. Your nose is Loo said Mai Arthur. I on lining to print out the marvels of his Anchor. Clues Are discussed such As Hie noticeable Bend in the Anchor s massive Shank six in Ches in diameter. Ihal might mean the ancient Anchor was torn off a sailing vessel during a raging storm. Doksi it the massive size no the hotel and Dei of of valuable Antiques such As an ibid a Colury Sleigh in Llie lobby it is an informal airily a tickled hold reflecting Mill Arthur s Lack of pc Len Linn. A hyperactive rubber faced Liliann player rom new York is entered in the revolving merry go round Carousel bar. Just Kink at the expressions on his face Here gel Mill Arthur urges his party closer to the piano As he bar revolves my air bubbles belch through plexiglass Pillers supporting the Carousel canopy. Hell be the next great predicts a Man in the intent mainly mint audience. The colonnades Buciu i hotel dancing instructor offered his sen ires and Between intricate dance Steps explained he bad a lanced for his supper for six years and really enjoyed the Job. might Best describe the atmosphere of Macarthur s hotel Home. Ovi i hearing conversations Between and among those who work for him one realizes they think of Macarthur As a Banc Focient pain to an admittedly Flakey. But fun. Group of employees. Bedtime is Early for Colon Nades regulars. Mac Arllier excused himself a few minutes lifter ten . Saying he usually turns in hours before in order to Wake Al Dawn. Another Day. Another with friends new intriguing Security to be intolerant when the situation demands. Com. From Page 11 pc not we thai i Macarthur taking a drag from be legibly cilia us must be signed one of the innumerable address author s name and address cigarettes lie Chain smokes to the copies of letters to other sources nol acceptable is lilt. Pews Tribune reserves the right to reject letters which it Macarthur studied a diagram Sli Belous or not in Good taste. S of the proposed dredge and fill porn. Pushing aside a cold cup of Coffee and tracing with his Finger the North Beach causeway toward the Atlantic Ocean and Costa Del sol development it would forever Force Seany decent or High class he said. The whole area would be blighted in s bad enough to have trailer anyway said Macarthur. It would Cost a Fortune to Bulkhead and fill the submerged land. He said he doubted a contractor would Lake the Job. If the land was muck As he suspected. Macarthur described muck pockets or sink holes As a Developer s Nightmare. You can t compress muck build 3 Highway Over Ilund reinforce a slab he stability sinks and you have a firm base but the muck conies Hack on an estimate of the millions of dollars in would Cost to fill the submerged kind said Macarthur. Would be based on previously gathered statistical data and would nol relied a realistic Insl estimate inflation is going up two per cent a inn Ali and there s no Relief in said the billionaire adding the Cost of the pin Eccl was nut the major hurdle to be laced by Nelson and. His i lignin Illic. The submerged land proposed for dredge and fill is six inches or less underwater a natural fish Breeding ground. In order to i-ieali1 a turning Basin to the proposed pint site several spoil islands would have to be removed tie Bird watchers would kill said Mac Arllier. The Isaac Walton league worried Aboul destroying All the baby fish and All that crap. They la say what arc Alliey living to do to the Little baby Macarthur was asked about plans for his vacant property on the West Bank of the Indian River. When 1 bought it i did t expect to eat it. And i m too old to develop said Macarthur. Who recently celebrated his 77th birthday. Was brought o full strength. Shortly after 7 . I noticed several marked and unmarked vehicles of the sheriff s office a Little Over a Block to the West of my Home in front of the Home of the victim. Her Home had been forcibly entered but 1 feared she had sustained bodily harm. There were several uniformed and Plain clothes Law enforcement persons in the Vicinity. Lei me stale right now Ihal 1 have not always approved of the tactics of the sheriff s department however let me be the first to commend sheriff Norvel. Each of his men individually and As units and a special commendation to the four footed canine addition to the department. I was rather astonished by the technical approach by their Bell and the assaulted was under surgery within less than two hours Afler the assault. To the sheriff s department i appreciate your Swift untiring apprehension of the accused. All of the neighbors within the area that i have talked o would like to congratulate each and every per son of your department that participated in this affair. We have not the ability to express our feelings to Ihal four footed canine but ask his handler to iry to convey our appreciation. A Job Well done and swiftly. If the press can find room for this note 1 Hope to comment futher shortly. Sherman h. Beckw1th 2114 n. 43rd Street editor s note the above letter was inadvertently misplaced hence the delay in Publica Tion. Sand scattering trucks editor. News Tribune it is very disturbing to me and in others that so Many Laws Are by Ukon by the driving Public. Ii is my understanding that a Law was passed to Lake effect april 15. 1974. Ihal All trucks loaded with dirt. Sand or anything that might blow off onto any vehicle being passed or following said Ruck must be covered. Today May 3i two such trucks carrying dirt sprayed my car with dirt. Another Ruck carrying Sod. One piece became loosened Lew off and barely missed my Windshield. Arc Rucks the Only vehicles privileged to disobey Laws i think in is about Lime this Law is carried Oul by those authorized to do so. They Are so common on . 1 North of Midway re. That the authorities have no trouble in seeing them. How do the rest of the car Drivers eel Aboul this . Sutphen 31 Mediterranean w. I of is. Lucie John made d. Macarthur has in acting on complaints from military veterans the White House has reportedly relieved a Dammi stator Donald Johnson of most of his duties and May soon fire him. According to reports White House chief of staff Alexander Haig is presently supervising administration of most a Hospi tals until Johnson leaves his Post. 1 reprints 25 for Standard size Jiffy photo Center 940 a 4th medical service in up pal area editor s the follow my Many of us work 12 to 16 hours daily Day after Day. Instead of fearing Competition As stated in the article in question. All of the physicians in St. Lucie county Are anxious for some Relief by the arrival of new physicians to this com this includes port St. Lucie. Where i have been in prac lice since 1962. In other words. Or. Judd Reading is sadly mis taken in his Bland Assumption that i would not wish to encourage the Competition of a new physician in our Community. He evidently is not aware of the manner in which i have welcomed he addition of or. Oswaldo Benitez to porn St. Lucie. Almost daily i have been referring patients to him and would be More than Happy to have a similar relationship with any other new physician who might come to porn is. Lucie. Next there is the matter of lice sure of physicians. You should know that our local medical society can have absolutely no influence upon the licensing of new physicians. The latter must Lake an examination by the state Board of medical examiners who Are completely separate from the am a. And it is this Hoard which gives each physician his License. Finally you should know that i am on your Side. I sincerely and Hospital has built four new of fervently wish to see improved files on its grounds for new delivery of medical care to the physicians and these Are now of residents of port St. Lucie. By l copied. Six More new ones arc now under construction and Are being completed Wilh the Hope that they will attract new physicians to the Community. The reason that one is liable to find As Many As 21 or More ing Leller was written by or. Ber Nard d. Ross. M. D., to Alfred b. Bowman president of the River Park porn St Lucie homeowners association in regard to medical service in Ihal area and in reply to a news Tribune article of Sun Day. May 5. Due to wide interest in and importance of the subject matter the letter is published in full despite the fact that it exceeds the 300-word limit for this column dear or. Cowman your efforts to improve the delivery of medical care in porn St. Lucie. As described in an Arti Cle in the news Tribune of Sun Day. May 5 Are surely understandable and commendable. And to do a Good Job the directors of your organi7alion should live an accurate knowledge of the fads concerning the existing situation. This should nol be open to Dis Pute. Despite the truism. Which would surely seem axiomatic several statements in the article which were attributed to your directors arc definitely contrary to the existing acts. First you should know that the local medical society has been firmly behind the efforts of or. Basil King administrator of Forl Pierce memorial Hospital to bring More physicians lost. Lucie county. To gel his done the patients in a doctor s wailing room is simply thai each physician in this Community cannot Cope with the Many requests for his services. All of us see More patients in a Day than we wish smoke Sayi a 10-foot Anchor with massive Chain was found last week 100 Yards offshore John d. Macarthur s colonnade Beach hotel in North Palm Beach. Macarthur intends to let the Sand encrusted Anchor be cleansed naturally by rain and windstorms. Staff photo by Julie Sneed Lei us slay within the facts As we try to improve the situation. A copy of this letter is being sent to the news Tribune with the Hope thai in will be published and hereby rectify the errors in the previous article. Bernard d. Ross. . Pm. Vicc president is. Lucie Okeechobee medical society chief. Medical staff. Forl Pierce memorial Hospital commendable editor. News Tribune May i publicly commend or. And mrs. C. A. Browning for their kindness in lending their Pool to Iho Myca because of their gun rosily some of our tiniest. And most precious citizens Are learning to swim with safety. They and the wonderful Myca instructors Are to be congratulated for their important service to our Community. Mrs. Edwin Minton 1810 s. 8th St

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