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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - May 3, 1985, New Braunfels, Texas 6A New Braunfels Herald2teYun0 Friday May Lucas heads back to court with conflicting testimony WACO AP Convicted murderer Henry Lee Lucas headed back to court today amid a bewildering maze of confessions and denials about how many people he actually killed on his cross country A McLennan County grand jury was ordered back into session today to continue its probe into Lucas confessions to two local Lucas once claimed to have killed as many as 600 but later ecanted and said he really only killed three Then he said he killed only he told a Dallas author he delivered the poison used in the 1978 mass suicides at the Jim Jones camp in another flap has started over a letter that one official savs is from Lucas but that Lucas says doesnt Williamson County Sheriff Jim Boutwell says he has a letter in which Lucas said ho lied to McLennan authorities and wants to return to the Georgetown jail where he was kept until moved to Waco April I cannot stop these people in McLennan I have to do like they want me to Boutwell quoted Lucas April 28 I want back in Georgetown to clear up my Look at the They know law enforcement didnt show me the crime I took them But McLennan County District Attorney Vic Feazell said Thursday that Lucas has been asked about the alleged letter and he says it does not Lucas Guy Cox of said he has never heard of the Cox also said he is disturbed that Boutwell is receiving a 2 percent royalty from the sale of Dallas author Max Calls The Hands of Story of Henry Lee Boutwell wrote the foreword for the I find it disturbing that people in law en forcement have been present when Lucas was signing book Cox told the Waco Tribune Henry to be a real needs to be a mass Now that he has recanted these hundreds of hes newsworthy to a but hes not near the special man he was in Georgetown when he was going around confessing to all these Cox Pope to campaign against French movie VATICAN CITY AP Pope John Paul incensed by a French film that portrays the Virgin Mary as a cabbies girlfriend and shows her is taking his campaign against it to the international Last the pontiff sharply criticized Je Vous Marie Hail Mary directed by JeanLuc saying it distorts and in sults the spiritual significance of Christian Italian newspapers said it was the first time in his nearly sevenyear pontificate that John a frequent critic of what he considers media attacked a work of art by But now he is going even An announcement carried Thur sday by Vatican Radio and the Vatican LOsservatore said that the pope will recite the rosary in front of the Apostolic Palace on Saturday evening to repair the offense inflicted on the mother of Jesus by the It will be carried live worldwide by Vatican the reports The film depicts Mary in modern times as the daughter of a gas station attendant and the girlfriend of a taxi driver named She is depicted nude in some A message from Cardinal Agostino the Vatican secretary of said John Paul had joined members of the Roman Catholic Churchs Rome diocese in unanimous deploration of the The movie affronts fundamental themes of the Christian faith and distorts and insults their spiritual significance and historical the message The telegram prompted satire as well as protest from the Italian A leading Italian ran a cover of a bare breasted woman on a entitled Our Lady of the Director Godard told II Messaggero the popes comments were a great reference for the But the 54yearold who helped pioneer the French New Wave with the 1960 film A Bout de Souffle complained that John Paul hasnt even seen the And if he hasnt seen how can he condemn it Vatican spokesman Joaquin Navarro said he could not say whether John Paul had seen it or Astronauts continue shuttle experiments SPACE Houston AP Challengers astronauts sailed into the second half of their space science mission with a spinning ball of cellophane symbolizing their success in fixing and operating experiments that are yielding a wealth of research The oneinch twirled by sound waves echoing through a calibrated a fluids experiment which two hours before had been considered It had been revived by 2 days of intense troubleshooting on the ground and some handyman electrical work by astronaut Taylor Its its working the Chineseborn Wang exclaimed late Thursday after power surged to an instrument called the Drop Dynamics When it came youve never seen such joy on anyones said astronaut Don a shuttle A television picture of the rotating sphere was being relayed as Challenger passed the halfway point of the sevenday mission early It marked a smooth start to the downhill Twelve of 15 experiments were many of them rescued from the brink of failure by crew Two of the three failed instruments produced valuable data before they gave Research today concentrated on materials and fluids medicine and observation of the two monkeys and 24 rats on Commander Bob Overmyer said the sevenman crew was geared for maximum output in the final days of the which ends Monday at Edwards Air Force Everyone is really Overmyer Scientists were particularly pleased with three crystal growing experiments that are taking advantage of weightlessness to produce elec tronic crystals of a purity and uniformity that is impossible to achieve in the gravity of Other experiments include gathering upper at mosphere and astronomical Teens arrested in familys kidnapping SAN ANTONIO AP Four Austin teenagers accused of kid napping a family of three and later shooting the father in his hip as he leaped from a moving car are in jail authorities Steve an investor who works in real was in good condition late Thursday at a San Antonio hospital after four people forced their way into his home earlier that day at After they broke into our they made us lie on the One man said to Lets just kill them Finch told the San Antonio All I thought about was trying to think of some way to The four took guns and and after holding the family at gunpoint for 30 they loaded them into the Finches two Audi police were Finch and his 16yearold were in one and his rode in the police spokeswoman Delte Only blocks from their in front of the Witte Finch shoved his daughter out of the car and then jumped out of the car himself to shield her from shots fired by the police Blood gushing from a wound in his Finch rushed to the museums front As the car carrying his wife sped Finch and his daughter pounded on the door and screamed for but a museum security guard refused to admit Finch was wearing only a pair of boxer shorts his who suffered only a scraped was dressed in only a Tshirt and un an assistant vice president at First Federal Savings and Loan in San was unharmed when she was dropped off minutes later at a gas station on the citys south Dascomb Police arrested four teenagers in Austin later in the day Charles Raymond 19 Darrick and two 16yearolds who were not identified because they are Police said all four believed to have arrived by bus in San Antonio before the incident early Thursday were charged with aggravated robbery with a deadly and Peace Justice Juan Duran set a for One juvenile was turned over to Lee and the other juvenile were being returned to San Antonio from Finch said of his I feel sorry for I said a prayer for because they must be very New Braunfels National Bank MEMBER VICTORIA BANK invites you to listen to Reflections A backward glance at where we in Comal County have bain and wJwre era MW Sunday Mornings at 9 on May 1985 featuring Harvey Schaefer Alez Elbel History of Germania Farmer Verein of Anhlalt CoSponsored by 1000 North Lobby Hours MondayThursday Friday DriveThru Hours mondayFriday Saturday banking your deposits insured to by the Federal Deposit Insurance 1VI A I A ftA KJNAL BANK frMJrf M I New Braunfels Phone 6258587 J I HI if aaaz Hannibal remembers Twains birthday AP Later in life and far from Mark Twain liked to daydream about his childhood days in a white town drowsing in the sunshine of a summers the streets or nearly But if Twain were to return this he might find it difficult to find a City officials hope that nearly people will visit Hannibal to celebrate the 150th birthday an niversary of the first American author to achieve worldwide critical The town which nestles in a valley between bluffs overlooking Twains beloved Mississippi River is staking big money that its most famous native son will lure millions of tourist dollars during the seven month Mark Twain Sesquicen which begins We really have three objectives in said Mayor John Hannibal normally gets about visitors a We want to double or triple that We also want to put Hannibal in the And we want to leave the city with some permanent public Considering the relatively short time that Twain actually lived in the bond between them is Although Twain traveled widely and spent most of his later life in his major works centered on his name for Most Americans consider it his Twain was born Samuel Langhorne Clemens in nearby Florida on His a justice of the moved the family to about 100 miles upriver from when Samuel was He left town at 18 to become a printer in New Cincinnati and other He went on to be a steamboat a Confederate soldier for a brief a gold a newspaper a lecturer an His books about Hannibal were written while he lived in He rarely returned to and then only for short Twain died a relatively poor man on April He is buried in alongside his EYE OPENERS By Henry Hull THE PARTIALLY SYSTEMS Our increasing population of senior citizens has also brought an increase in the partially sighted for whom traditionally prescribed glasses are inef fective by In there is now a wide range of stateof theart low vision aids whichused in conjunction with spectacles after a thorough visual analysisenable the partially sighted to increase their see ing For example An elderly partially sighted from irreversible retinal may need tiny telescopes fused to glasses for viewing TV and bioptic telescopes attached to the upper part of their spectacles like an inverted bifocal and a hand magnifier for cooking and cleaning within a distance of a few strong reading glasses and intense light for reading or Cumbersome Perhaps to the fully For the partially a combi nation of low vision aids that allow them to see better is a Arriving at the optimum combination of vision aids for the partially sighted takes profes sional expertise most more than one Brought to you as a community service by Henry Hull 147 Fredericksburg 6255716 Were building an uncommonly fine subdivision of Garden Homes in New Braunfels come see for Beautifully appointed interiors make these homes something There is not a way through advertising alone that we can convey the richness of detail that Kirkwood Enterprises builds into each of its custom Garden This can only be demonstrated by your personal visit to the Kirkwood we invite you attend our planned Open House this You will quickly recognize the 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