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Sun Coast Gondolier (Newspaper) - July 11, 1977, Venice, Florida2 a Sun coast gondolier. Venice Florido monday. July 11, 1977 Sun coast gondolier published by Sun coast gondolier inc. /. Of Yum covering the entire of South Sarasota county area Telephone 813 488-2246 Derek Dunn Rankin president and publisher Sam Dillon Michael w. Corradino editor general manager Courtney Willis advertising manager Tony Briggs. News editor Jim Beans. Sports Scott Bartholomew. Sports Dorothy Lippstreuer. Women s editor Sheri Bridges. News features the Sun coast gondolier is published every monday and thursday by Sun coast gondolier inc., 116-124 e. Miami ave., Venice Florida. Second class postage paid at the Post office at Venice Florida 33595. Subscription rates in county $8.50 per year $5 per six months s3 50 per three months. Out of county $ 10.00per year $6 00 per six months $4.00 per three months advertising representatives Florida press service Tallahassee Fla. American newspaper representatives new York n.y., Atlanta ga., Detroit Mich. Letter to the editor says jews there first to the editor having recently returned from a visit to Israel a thought occurs to me Why no peace i saw villages where arabs and jews Are living together in peace. Another question comes to mind. Who indeed Are the interlopers in Jerusalem at the Beautiful modern Israel museum we viewed copies of the dead sea scrolls. They Date Back 4,000 years and Are written in the hebrew language the language of the jews. This is most authentic proof that jews were living in Israel 4,000 years ago the Date of the dead sea scrolls. History tells us the interlopers the conquerors were the assyrians babylonians persians greeks romans byzantines As Well As the arabs. Jews survived these invaders continuously for 4,000 years. To further cite history the arabs arrived on the scene in 636. They then divided the land into two military districts a Palestine and Jordan. Under Arab Rule arabic action and is lamination took place. Immigration of Arab tribes continued intermittently from the Arab occupation in the seventh Century until the 20th Century. However throughout Nineteen centuries of foreign Rule jewish life continued in Israel. The columnist von Hoffman attempts to dismiss this Rich history and heritage of the jewish people with a weak pen. His reasoning whether for the Sake of expediency whether pro Arab or whether influenced by a germanic background is that we Are not to look Back too far. Without looking too far Back von Hoffman should have been on this trip with me to actually see first hand 1 where the syrian army entrenched on the Golan Heights shelled israeli villages in the Jordan Valley below wiping out All who lived there a men women children and 2 he could cast his eyes Over thousands of Miles of israeli territory once desert and swamp now Green with Trees Bushes and Flowers. Also the Clever water pipelines feeding this Green Paradise in dry areas thirsting for rain. This is the result of hard working Back breaking Effort on the part of israeli jews. The people Are warm and Loving creative intelligent. True to Maslowe a characteristics of self actualized individuals they have an oceanic feeling with the Cosmos childish Delight at times and they wonder anew at each new Dawn. By contrast the Arab lands Are still desert the Arab villages peopled by poor souls grubbing for subsistence while their leaders spend petrodollars billions in the casinos and resorts of Europe and America. Von Hoffman asks us not to look Back on the Rich heritage of the jewish people. Would he ask the Blacks to deny their heritage As depicted in a roots a How cruel and insensitive without petrodollars Israel has performed miracles. The Hadassah Hospital for one where Arab vips come incognito to be made Well and who upon return to their country resume their anti Israel propaganda. Von Hoffman should tour the West Bank. There he would see How those palestinians who remained have fared. The israeli government has built Homes for them to replace their former hovels. Here they work educate their children and maintain the highest standards of living they have Ever known. In contrast the refugees receive no help from the Oil Rich arabs a from the billions paid out by american citizens the captive users of Arab Oil. Much More logic and skilled journalism is displayed by George will in his essay on the same subject. Taking a fair stance toward both sides he admonishes and respects both Peoples. Arabs must negotiate directly with Israel recognize and guarantee her statehood with All that is implied Here begin must Deal in practical terms. The situation is hopeful but tense. A High level of journalism is called for Here. S. Kirsten North port inside today classified ads. 18 crossword. 15 fishing. 14 Flea Market ads. 17 letters. 2 obituaries.4-14-16 real estate. 19-20-21-22-23 social news.8-9 sports. 10-11 tides. 14 High morale Low crime Are goals of Englewood Lawman by sunny Sullivan staff writer a keep the morale High and crime Down a says the newly named Boss of the Englewood substation of the Charlotte county sheriffs dept., it. Jerry keen. The Long time Law officer also can to say enough Good things about the men he works with insisting that in All his years in Law enforcement a these men Are the finest and the most he has been in Law enforcement since 1965. Keen began in Manatee county As a Deputy with the Manatee county sheriffs dept., and worked there for two years. Born and raised in Manatee county keen says that All his family has lived there and his fathers Homestead is there. A i was the first of my Kin people to Ever go out of state a keen said Quot and that was to it. Keen went from Florida to Oklahoma to bring his son Home from the military. The rest of it. Keen a Quot Kin people Are Over in Hardee county the same county which saw the defeat of it. Keen in a close race for sheriff last May. Keen lost by 137 votes and decided against asking for a recount. That decision was based on what he had Learned about politics during that close contest. After that narrow loss keen made his decision to stay within familiar territory and he a pleased he is where he is today. Keen admits to being 23 years old but he is really 40, and talks freely about his feelings toward his career Choice. He is glad to be at the Englewood substation. A politics Isnit for me Quot keen says and jokingly adds a after All when you re 23 years old you have to think of the it. Jerry keen part of his plans for the future include moving his family to Englewood from where they Are currently living. His son Tom married and living in Wauchula wont be included in the move with his other son and daughter. Quot we Felt it was better not to move the rest of the family until the Middle boy was through with his senior year in High school Quot keen said. The 17-year old Rusty is involved in a . Diversified cooperative training program with his High school and it would create a problem for him to move. A so for a while i la just go Home every weekend that i can a keen said remarking that because of the schedule for him and his men his weekends done to photo by Del always fall on a saturday and sunday. When he does get time off keen likes to spend it fishing and occasionally a Hunting Turkey and Deer Down in the Glades a and he likes to go with friends from Hardee county. Quot you won t believe this a keen divulges a but i go Hunting with four deputies from Hardee it seems that in spite of the minor 137-vote loss keen is a Man who continues to Harvest his friendships in Hardee county. There a been no trouble making friends in his new location and keen believes that his new Crew has accepted him. When he replaced sgt. Gary Schroeder he saw a few changes for the schedule. One of the changes involved the Days off for the Crew which in the past did no to allow the men time to plan holidays for their families. Now however the men Are certain about their two in a Row Days off to organize their Leisure activities. A the boys can really enjoy the time with their families a and keen thinks that is important. Keen also thinks that keeping on top of crime is important and he said he gets totally involved with his Job. Involvement with his Job includes staying out with his Crew. He patrols in his car during the time he would ordinarily be behind his desk. A Rotonda is one of our problem areas breaking and entering and Petty theft happens there a lot so instead of being behind my desk i patrol there a keen said. When his Crew is taking care of their patrol Rotonda an area that is not scheduled for increased patrol is Given More coverage than it would ordinarily have. A and if the boys need me for a Back up in a not far away a keen said while standing up from his desk chair. He started for the door As he explained that while he a gone or on a Day off someone is still in charge. A Bud Lavallee is in charge when i have my Days off a keen said. He then commended Lavalle on a recent arrest of a Sarasota Man Walter Jenkins who had been caught with an Arsenal of handguns and rifles. Quot it was an easy arrest Quot keen said obviously confident of his menus ability to handle themselves in pressure situations. A this is the Best Crew of men in be Ever been with a keen said and smiled a i live As he walked out he seemed in control of the Law enforcement household although earlier he mentioned that a a it a kind of rough maintaining two households Quot and head like his family to be in Englewood too. New school chief wants shuffle Charlotte county a new superintendent of schools James b. Lawless will seek approval for an administrative shuffle when the school Board meets at 7 30 . Tuesday july 12 at the administration building in Punta Gorda. Lawless seeks to eliminate the Post of i coordinator of exceptional children and create a Job titled coordinator of safety and maintenance. He will also Combine two assistant superintendent posts into one at a combined savings of $25,000. Loser in the new system would be Mike eader who now holds the position of coordinator of exceptional children. Eader also is head of the school boards negotiating team in employee contract talks and would be stripped of the Post Mac crime course on tap at vhf Manatee Junior colleges Mac department of criminal Justice is offering criminal investigations Cut 2100 at Venice High school fall semester. Taught by Michael j. Rozamus this course offers the fundamental principles concepts theory and history of investigation. A general Survey covering methods of investigation including interviews interrogations surveillance and sources of information Are examined in depth. Case preparation and problems in criminal investigation Are also stressed. The first class will meet on saturday oct. 15, at 9 . Thereafter classes will be held from 5 to 9 . Oct. 31 through nov. 11. Rozamus was with the Federal Bureau of investigation for 17 years doing work which involved criminal and intelligence matters. For further information Call Mac at 755-1511, ext. 245 As soon As possible. This course is jointly offered by a jct a Law enforcement program and continuing education. It is open to the Public. Under the new reorganization plan. Lawless said eader would be offered a different position. Quot nothing administratively. He will be offered a teaching Job Quot the superintendent reported. It is his opinion that he has a somebody better qualified to do the Job of employee contract bargaining among candidates for the administrative position. Lawless said eader would not suffer a pay Cut and could continue in a teaching position since he is under contract. Although eader has applied for the assistant superintendent position Charlotte High school principal Richard Wells and Lemon Bay Junior High school principal Robert Bedford Are under consideration. Wells who lost to Lawless in the boards vote for superintendent is thought to have the inside track. The bulk of eader a duties will be split among other administrators with Gary Small coordinator of Pupil personnel receiving the bulk of the assignments. The safety and maintenance Post was recommended by a state school Survey team in september 1975. Eader was among the key administrative personnel of or. Thomas e. Benner whose contract was not renewed by the Charlotte Board. Two assistants under Benner have also left. They Are p. Douglas Hunting who resigned and whose position was later eliminated and or. Patricia Glasser coordinator of instruction. She too resigned. Patrolman sworn in North port sworn in As a North port police officer prior to the july 5, 1977 regular monthly meeting of the City commission was John a. Ibe. Ibe was born in Pennsylvania but lived most of his life in business and financial news Southeast banking corporation was one of 42 companies to receive a a business in the arts award for its outstanding support programs in the Fine and performing arts during 1976. Other winners named at a ceremony monday at the Indianapolis museum of Art included such corporations As Ria corporation ism Exxon Chase Manhattan Bank and Mobile corporation. The Competition was jointly sponsored by Forbes Magazine and the business committee for the arts a National organization which encourages business and Industry to support the arts. Southeast was one of two Florida corporations to be cited and was the Only Florida company to have won two years in a Row. The other Florida Winner was the Sentinel Star company publisher of the Orlando Sentinel Star newspaper. O. Leslie Nell executive vice president a banking for Southeast banking corporation and Jean Johnson manager of Southeast a Fine arts department were on hand to receive the award an original print created by the famed artist Stanley Boxer especially for the a business in the arts program. Public super markets president Joe Blanton announced the promotion of Pete Rocha jr., to produce merchandiser. Rocha a native of Tyler tx., began his career in produce at the age of 16. After working for several supermarkets in Texas he moved to Orlando with his Florida born wife Claudette. His Public career started in 1969 As a produce clerk at the Southside shopping Center in Orlando. In 1973 he was promoted to produce manager and opened the new Butler Plaza Public. The Rocha a make their Home in Orlando with their two Young children. They Are members of the Catholic Church and Are All sports enthusiasts. Library column in by b. Larz Newton editor friends of the Library from the Andes to Brussels. Potatoes were cultivated by indians along the Andes mountains in Peru. Spanish invaders brought them Back to Spain. Sir Francis Drake is said to have introduced the popular vegetable in England. And there is an old Irish aphorism Only two things in the world Are too serious to be tested on a potatoes and Matrimony. But the highest tribute to the potato is in Brussels. In that belgian capital some children at the International school founded a unique potato museum in one of its study rooms. And German potato salad can be a gourmet a Delight. There is a recipe in the Fannie Farmer Cookbook in the Venice area Public Library. Use your Library. Anderson studio photography 319 w Venice ave. Phone 488-3325 commodities j. Thurlow 485-5460 Raymond James amp associates inc. 243 w vented ave Venice it Berea Ohio where he was on the police Force for 13 years. The new officer said Only he and his wife Are moving Here since All his four children Are grown. Thomas c. Tylec ., a announces his association with Robert d. Kramer For the practice of surgery amp Medicine of the head amp neck ear nose amp Throat facial plastic amp reconstructive surgery phone 485-7783 213 Palermo i. Venice Sears a. Rva Luila Tesk j Tuinei a some items Sale priced Only a til july 16 others a til july 27 a a some items in limited Supply a a Many unadvertised specials found Only at local store a save 70 microwave ovens with temperature sensing control save 80 washers and dryers 5-Cycle Washer fabric master dryer save 80 refrigerators 17 cd. It. Frost less save 40 air conditioners Multi room 25,000-24,500 Btu save 80 Home freezers 15.3 cd. It. Frost less upright save 60 color portable tvs 19-Inch diag. Meas Remote control save100 color console tvs 25-Inch diag. Meas solid state Sears Catalon sales store phone Bob Wulfing Sears authorized catalogue sales merchant Sale emos 1 Oft visit 447 w Dearborn st., across from the poet office Englewood july 27<1977 i South Florida a first privately owned sear s store phone 474-3261

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