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Oakland Tribune (Newspaper) - January 1, 1976, Oakland, California
Women spies in demand i Oakland Tribune thun., Jan. 21 Navy officer quizzes mercenary recruiters James Scott Center g. J. Tartaglio right run Agency san Diego a the Mata Hari business is booming and nearly half the mercenaries hired Byj an Anaheim calif., Agency Are women says the Agency s director. J James a. Scott director of Al Kamas in terns i is said in an interview that women make up to per1 cent of the substantial number of the soldiers and spies our ii ire Liniai ugh Agency sends id work in South America Asia and Africa. J they Are particularly Good in intelligence work1 and we have used female pilots and demolitions and it s not something that grew out of the women s lib movement Scott added. J Uncle Sam has had women with these skills on1 his payroll for Many Many he said. J meanwhile the san Diego evening Tribune disclosed that it had received several Calls from women interested in becoming mercenaries through Al Kamas. J but while the Agency readily accepts qualified women it will not accept the typical former Serviceman. Both Scott and his senior aide g. J. Longo Tartaglio said the average Sevgi in t professional enough to make it As a mercenary. We had three people killed by their employers in Africa because they weren t mature enough to realize that looting and rape is against the said Tartaglio who said he smuggled guns to anti j Castro cubans until caught by the Royal Navy in 1967. The degree of professionalism among mercenaries is reflected in the casualty rates said Scott a former Green Beret. If you Send out the average United states i two out of 10 might come he said. In Pizics Sunui Duic me Letupu late is at least eight put of 10." Tartaglio said Al Kamas does business Only with non communist countries. Our loyalty is to the United states and its he said. We Don t Send people to work for Scott said the Agency opened up shop in Washington . In 1962, later moving its Headquarters to Anaheim and opening Field offices in Houston Miami and new Orleans. A contract can last from a week or two to several years with pay ranging from to a week or More he said. Cuban exiles in Angola Miami exiles in the United states Are being recruited As mercenaries to fight against cuban communist troops Battle alongside Iet backed rebels in Ango la according to one of the refugee recruiters. Represent National Union for total Independence of said Jose Antonio Prat a Bay ii Cepl and process applications and for Ward them to Angola where final selections Are made we then pay their fares to Africa and Ihen their with said Prat cubans will go Diphl the communists for ideological he said. And we Are looking to the future after Angola this roup would help overthrow Fidel Castro in Cuba Prat refused to identify the organization for which he works saving on it was one of several soups in this country who Are behind the anti communist efforts in of there have been several re ports of Domestic recruiting of Merre Narh a one sch group has been Alpha a paramilitary in acc of Usu Tuoanh nates it s. Membership of soldiers Prat said Thow volunteering to go to Angola would he Well paid. From slow to a month for idiom. Depending on their special skills or special he said Are set Ting applications from former Green berets in Vietnam technicians Arliller people and so on. Pilots will get much More Money diplomatic sources in Lis Bon put the cuban Force in Angola supporting the soviet backed Mola. Popular move ment for the liberation of Angola at which amed its Independence from Portugal in november in Luces Oil diamonds Coffee and other products but us Economy has been badly disrupted since the three factions began fighting last fall. Massage parlor permit denied Mon trailer s Abalhe s application for a permit to oper ate a Massage parlor at 6211 Shattuck ave been de Nied George a Din Heannie Ficor my assistant City Man Ager saw to property in an area residential and cannot be for com Mercial dim told is Abillie any commercial use of the property will require that you first apply for and obtain a major variance from the Ity plan Ning is. Ahn Llie told Tribune she intends to file for the variance. America s no. 1 shirt maker Sale Long sleeve dress shirts. A great variety of patterns and solid colors. 8.00 originally 10.00-13.00. They re no. 1 for a reason super colors stripes prints. Regu Lar and european fit. Alt permanent press. Men s dress shirts All Macy s Short sleeve dress shirts. Patterns and solid colors. 7.00 originally 10.00-11.00. A great assortment at a great Price. All permanent press. Men s dress shirts All Macy s Stock up on Long sleeve sport shirts by a famous maker. 8.00 originally 13.00-14.00. Wide Range of colors and patterns As bold or Subtle As you like. Both knit and Woven fabrics. Men s shirts All Mac s Macy s men s Wear Sale and clearance handsome two piece suits and from the makers you know. Originally 100.00 125.00. You expect Fina Quality and tailoring from these makers. Most Are wrinkle Resis Tant polyester in solids and patterns. An sex Citina but limited Early. 79.90. Men s store All Macy s except Stockton and Monterey. Famous maker suits with an accent on style. Originally 125.00-135.00. Fashion de tailing is the hallmark of these popular suits. Limited selection. Charge for All alterations except cuffs. 89.90. Men s store All Macy s except Stockton and Monterey famous maker suits with contrast stitching regularly 125.00. Super style at super savings. Woven polyester in several current shades. Contrast stitching at pockets and lapels. Charge for All alterations except cuffs. 109.90. Sale ends january 11. Men s store All Macy s except Stockton and Monterey famous maker cardigans and pullovers. Special Purchase. Classic sweaters for win Ter. Warm acrylics and Woof blends in Sev eral colors. A neck and Crew neck styles. Machine Wash and dry. 10.00 and 12.00. Men s sweaters All Macy s save on famous Meket underwear in Cotton. All Cotton Crew neck t shits wide band briefs and full Cut fancy Boxer shorts. Men s underwear All Macy s a select group of better Long sleeve dress shirts. Originally 16.00-20.00. Perfectly tailored shirts with single Needle construction. All by Fine shirt makers. 11.00 men s dress shirts All Macy s knit shirt special Purchase classic Collar and placket Short sleeve knit shirts in at Tractive assorted colors. Long sleeve ribbed turtlenecks in lots of new colors. All machine Wash and dry. 6.00 and 8.00. Men s knits All Macy s famous maker hosiery. Originally each. Anklet length hosiery of Acry Lic and Nylon blends. Colors include Navy Light Blue dark Brown Light Brown Green. Machine Wash and dry. One size fits 10-13. Choose three piece trios from a top maker. Regularly 140.00. As versatile As a suit can get. Includes jacket suit pants casual pants All superbly tailored. Charge for All alterations except cuffs. 119.90. Sale ends Jan. 11. Men s store All Macy s except Stockton and Monterey. Famous maker qiarta1 Nylon hosiery in two lengths. Ankle and Over the calf lengths come in pattern or rib Stripe. One size fits 10-13. Anklet 1.25 each or Over the calf 1.50 each or men s hosiery All Macy s Wool blend sports Oats and blazers. Regularly 65.00. Well Cut beautifully tailored two Button jackets in soft medium weight and sorry we can t offer our usual alterations at this Lew Price. 49.90. Sale ends january 11. Men s store All Macy s save on Slacks regularly 30.00. Poly and polyester tailored Slacks that fit As great As they look. Modified flared leg and Belt loops. Some solid colors and lots of patterns. Charge for All alterations except cuffs. 21.90. Sale ends january 11. Men s store All Macy s famous maker double knit Slacks. Our Best Selling casual Slacks Are specially priced for trips Sale make your selection from of ocular seasonal shades in broken sizes. 10.00. Men s Slacks All Macy s big savings on leather and Wool Coats and jackets. Genuine leather jackets originally Winter plaid Wool Coats originally 75.00, 59.00. Hurry men s outerwear All Macy s casual shoe clearance. Important savings originally 18.00-22.00 and 23.00 to 32.00. A Nice variety including some by famous makers. Everything from athletic casuals to crepe sole Comfort shoes. 14.00 and 18.00. Men s shoes All Macy s except san Rafael sorry no mail or phone orders. Year Jend sales now in Progress deluding men s famous maker Sites sales lingerie Bra Girdle and sportswear Sato to Weipo sales macs All Macy s closed thursday. Shop All Macy s late Friday
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