Pacific Stars And Stripes Newspaper Archives Sep 8 1983, Page 9

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Pacific Stars And Stripes (Newspaper) - September 8, 1983, Tokyo, JapanThursday september 8,1983 Pacific stars and stripes 9 sharply criticized the jewish defense league decision to mount armed patrols following arson attacks on two synagogues and a rabbi s Home saying it could interfere with a police inquiry. At least 20 jul members Are conducting 24-Hourpatrols in the town s jewish neighbourhoods after an anti semitic group was responsible for the three fires since August the league s Security chief Baruch Ben Yosef said. But Law enforcement officials maintained the attacks were Likely the work of one person not an organized group. Several suspects have been uncovered but arrests Are not imminent police said. Delaware electrical malfunction causes fire Smyrna Del. A a fire that extensively damaged Delaware s largest correctional Complex injuring two inmates and a prison guard an forcing the Transfer of 143 inmates was caused by an electrical malfunction fire officials said. The Blaze started in an attic Type area above Are release Wing at the Delaware correctional Center and was brought under control around Midnight Warden Walter Redman said. The prison has a population of 1,020, he said. The two injured inmates were admitted to the enter s infirmary for treatment of smoke inhalation and the guard was treated at a Hospital an released Redman said. Pennsylvania this is High living Pittsburgh up a Tightrope Walker who spent 21 Days on a Cable 100 feet above the ground said the Best part his stunt was coming Down. My legs were real sore and stiff said Jay Cochrane when he came Down from the wire at the Kenny Wood. And i finally got to pet my dog. Really missed Cochrane 40, who makes a living precariously balancing himself said he set a new . High wire record for the longest amount of time spent living on a Tightrope and performing two shows a Day. Cochrane was unsure whether his accomplishment would be listed in the guinness Book of world earlier this year Cochrane made an unsuccessful attempt to Cross the Mississippi River. He also spent 21 Days living on a High wire in puerto Rico. Accompanied by Only a phone and a portable toilet Cochrane lived on a platform perched on the 250-foot Long Cable and walked the length of the wire twice daily for the past three weeks. Cochrane said he did it All for the Money but would t say How much he was paid. The consolidated space operations Center which will lie to the East of Colorado Springs is scheduled to open in 1986 or 1987. Seventh annual Star con Denver a the Gold plated robot suit of c-3po from the Star wars movie trilogy is usually a stand out. But Anthony Daniels get up had a Lotof company at the seventh annual Star con a two Day Celebration of science fiction in All its forms attracted Many glittering cos Tumes. Cindi Mccarthy came As a space Princess and dressed her son Brendan Hayward As a return of the Jedi wok. Her husband was a Jedi emperor. The family is a regular at Star con. Two year Sago the couple was married during the festivities. The weekend events included classic Sci i film such As the Day the Earth stood still slide show sneak previews of upcoming superhero comics and lots of merchandise from Che Bacca night lights to sculptures of space in the Star trek trivia contest included a 60-year-old woman and 9-year-old lot of people try to treat the enthusiasts As nuts but for the most part they re just typical people who want to enjoy a weekend said one trekkie who d dropped into the hotel bar to watch the Denver Bronco game get a shot of Wyoming Home is where the Buffalo is Gillette Wyo. A instead of Home on the Range Collin Thorstenson s Buffalo is at Home in his backyard so much so that it lets theoal Miner ride on its Back. Thorstenson keeps 3-year-old Harvey Wall ban Ger so named because its father could smash through a barn door near his Mobile he rides Harvey four to seven Miles every other catch someone s Eye when Riding him says Thorstenson 26, who Hopes the animal now 5feet tall and weighing 1,400 pounds will someday weigh a ton and become a Star on should sell a product Well says Thorten son. If i get a Good commercial contract i plan to train three others. I want to ride them roman style Riding two at once with a leg Over the task May have its hazards. Buffaloes never tame Down like a horse does Thortensen said. You need to work with him every Day or hell go Back to the Mountain states Colorado space plans Sparks Boom Colorado Springs Colo. A the $1.2 billion nerve Center for the space program that the . Air Force decided to build Here won t be ready for a few More years but developers say the plans have sparked an unprecedented building Boom. We did have a building Boom Here in the Early 1970s, but it does t compare with what we re seeing now said Rolf Philipsen director of the Colorado Springs regional building department. Two Hundred years of flight a hot air balloon takes to the air above the balloons took part in the event commemorating Saturn v rocket at Johnson space Center during the first balloon flight in France in 1783 As Well As the Bicentennial balloon meet 83. Dozens of 25 years of space exploration. A

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