Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on August 28, 1974 · Page 8
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Page Eight HOI'K (ARK.) STAR WIN AT BRIDGE Fall's screen will have more action heroes (Clint Walker in Kodiak) Coming TV season: some, but different by DICK KLEINER HOLLYWOOD - (NEA) Crime continues to be rampant, but nostalgia, women and the great outdoors are gaining. That, in a nutshell, is the report on the 74-'75 television season opening in September. Because last year was pretty much of a disaster - "The Year of the Dog," the TV brass is calling it — there has been a major shake-well of the TV schedule by all three networks. At this time last year, because of the writers' strike, the season was a shambles. Maybe that's why the season was such a dud. Maybe it was just because last season's new shows were losers. It's all hypothetical. Whatever the cause, last year was bad. Of the 20 new shows which premiered a year ago, only three - CBS'' Kojak, NBC's Police Story and ABC's The $6 Million Man — are back. The others are now history, and pretty forgettable history, at that. This year, there are 25 new programs, standing nervously at the post. ABC and NBC have 10 new ones each, with CBS adding five more. How do the three networks view the coming season? What do they see as the significant trends? NEA put those questions to program executives at each of the networks, and, predictably, got three different answers. "The significant thing this year," says Barry Diller, vice-president, Prime Time Programs, of ABC, "is the number of new shows. Twenty-five is a lot of new shows. It's the kamikaze approach, with everybody debuting the same week. We'll see some fast casualties, which is up- fair to all of the shows." "This is a critical year," says Perry Lafferty, vice- president, Programs, Hollywood, of CBS. "We'll see if The Waltons was the right show in the right place at the right time. Did the audience go for it because it represented better times, when values were better? "The Waltons was the only show in many years in which the hero did not have the power of life and death. We nave no franchise on that type of show, and that's the big news this season. If it works, it will open up the whole face of TV and open u dramatic programs to a' sorts of things.' For NBC, John J. MeMahon, vice-president, Program Operations, says that "this year, except for the fact that there are few variety shows, has as good a >alance as we've ever had. There's also a trend toward women as stars of action shows. In the past, these shows have depended on franchised heroes — cops, lawyers, doctors. Now that women are moving into those areas, it's easier to find shows for women. It's definitely a trend." All three are right. Diller is correct when he says that 25 new shows, all starting at the same time, are a lot. Nobody will ever be able to see them all, and the ones with the biggest public relations campaign will probably win. Lafferty is right, when he says that there are imitators of The Waltons coming. In one form or another, each of the networks has a Waltonesque show on the boards. And Mciyahon is right, in his view of the trend toward i up all using women. There are three action shows on the schedule which star a woman — Angie Dickinson in Police Woman for NBC, Jessica Walter in Amy Prentiss, also for NBC, and Teresa Graves in Get Christie Love, for ABC. In the Walton mold, or perhaps the better generic term is nostalgic shows, there are CBS' Sons and Daughters, NBC's Little House On the Prairie, and ABC's Paper Moon and The New Land. Crime shows, of course, continue to be prevalent. We'll have a spate of new ones. CBS has Ken Howard as Manhunter, another private eye. NBC has James Garner in The Rockford Files, more of the same. A net ABC has three of them, plus the previously mentioned Get Christlie Love. They are David Janssen as private eye Harry 0, Darren McGavin'as-Kolchak - The Night Stalker who tracks down weirdos and kooks, and Robert Forster as Nakia, an Indian who is a deputy sheriff in New Mexico. There are a few new series which are trying to plow new ground. NBC's Born Free and CBS' Planet of the Apes both come from very popular movies and will try to recapture that popularity on the home screen. Born Free is part of an outdoors trend. In that same broad area are NBC's Sierra, dealing with park rangers, and Kodiak, an ABC series dealing with life in Alaska. There's a new lawyer about to practice on TV - Barry Newman as Petrocelli, for NBC. There are a couple of truck drivers about to wheel out for a weekly adventure — Claude Akins and Frank Converse in NBC's Movin' On. And there's a teacher ready to do his thing — David Hartman as Lucas Tanner, another NBC entry. New comedy shows are scarce. CBS has Rhoda, with Valerie Harper spinning-off from The Mary Tyler Moore Show, and The Paul Sand Show, with Sand as a symphony orchestra bass player. NBC has Chico and the'Man, an ethnic (Chicano) tale of an Anglo garage owner (Jack Albertson) and his Mexican-American helper (Freddie Prinze). And ABC has another black comedy, That's My Mama, plus another one set in Texas, Texas Wheelers. That's the new season. Wear it in good health. I'KH KNTKIU'KISK A.SSA ' Club opening makes it easy NORTH (I)) 4KQ75 V 8 6 3 2 * ,12 «fr A K fi WKST 4> 10864 * KQIO * J 9 5 2 SOUTH 4. A 2 V A Q ,J 5 » 964 A y s 4.') North-South vulnerable KAST * .1 9 3 V 10 7-1 + A 8 7 5 :i * 107 iNorw-noum vmno West North Kast 1 * Pass 'ass 2V Pass 3V Pass Pass 'ass 'ass 'ass Opening lead- K » South IV 3+ 4V spados and hearts but have no interest in either suit unless our partner can product- four cards there. It is fairly easy to arrive at four hearts after the club opening. It is even easier to get there after a one-heart opening by North, but any four-card majorite would open the North hand with one spade. The heart suit just might be missed as the bidding went forward. Not that the heart suit should he missed. Any two bidders should reach' that heart game on any system and would wind up losing two diamonds and one heart. •M-AV.SI'AI'KII KNTKKI'HISK ASSN By Oswald & James Jacoby Yesterday we said that you definitely should not open one spade with four cards each in spades and clubs. Our general rule for other hands with two four-card suits is when you hold four diamonds and four clubs to open one club; with four hearts and four diamonds to open a diamond, unless your hearts are very good; with clubs and either major to open one club and with spades and hearts to open one heart. In addition we also open three-card club suits with hands like today's. We do hold four card's each in The bidding has been 4 West North 1 + 2V 28 ICast Pass I'ass South U Pass You, South, hold' *A K Q .11054 V 85 » 3 2 + 7 4 What do you do now' 1 A—Hid five spades. Your partner has shown a very good hand, hut there might well lie two quick diamond losers. TODAY'S QUESTION Your partner continues to six not rump. What do you do now'.' Answer Tomorrow Send $ 1 lor JA COB Y MODERN book to "Win at Bridge." (c/o this newspaper). P O Box 489. Radio City Station. New York. 'NKUSI'AI'KU KNTKItl'HISK ASSN . Dr. Lamb Heart problems of rheumatic fever By Lawrence E. Lamb, M.D. DEAR DR. LAMB - My lather died at age 4.7 from rheumatic heart disease. He had rheumatic fever as a child. When I was 7 1 went to the doctor with him for four months and took some medicine. After his death I didn't go to the doctor any more. My mother said I had rheumatic fever, but I have never been restricted in activity and have led a healthy and active life. I've never had any symptoms. I'm concerned because I've heard of people dying from bad hearts because the heart was damaged by rheumatic fever in childhood. I have had routine examinations and two chest X rays where I work. If my heart was scarred or damaged in any way by rheumatic fever Would this show on the X ray? Is there any test I could take now to show definitely that I had rheumatic fever as a child or not and how much damage it has done? I'm 20 years old. Should 1 have any symptoms now or what symptoms should I have had as a child? DEAR HEADER - About the only way to tell if you had rheumatic fever as a child now is if it left any heart damage. Rheumatic fever may not cause any heart damage. The heart disease is a complication. The sequence goes something like this. A slreplococ- cal infection ("strep throat") m ay be foil o w e d b y rheumatic fever — or it may not. If you have rheumatic fever as a complication of the strep throat then you may get the complication of heart involvement or you may not. If the heart is involved it may have residual damage that c a n p r o g r e s s t o c a u s e changes in the heart later — or the heart may recover completely. Your father's illness began as a child, with a streptococcal infection. Such a strep infection is contagious. The rheumatic heart disease ho had afterward is not con- tagious. Apparently he was about 40 when you were born, so he would not likely have had anything that was contagious for you. You can have rheumatic fever with few, if any, symptoms. The diagnosis sometimes has to be made upon an examination of the heart and certain blood tests. In other instances it causes fever, red hot swollen joints, generali/.ecl evidence of an infectious disease, and, if the ; : heart 3 is acutely involved, a variety of heart problems, including heart failure. If the heart is involved, even with an unrecognized case of rheumatic fever, in later life the valves in the heart may be damaged. Incidentally a lot more can be clone for these problems today than was possible even 15 years ago. In mild cases it takes more than an X ray to see the problem. The X ray may be entirely normal, but the doctor can hear a murmur or abnormal sound from y o u r heart beat. T h e electrocardiogram can also be helpful. In cases with severe heart damage or seriously affected valves then the size and shape of the heart may be changed so thai it is apparent on X ray. Obviously, if you h'ave no valve damage or significant damage to your heart it is unlikely that you would have any symptoms. Certainly if you have no symptoms and have never had any health problems you should not limit your activities in any way. Knowing that your father did not have a contagious disease when you were a child, that you were a child in the age when rheumatic fever was being prevented by antibiotics, and your Jack of problems. 1 loo doubt .you ever had rheumatic fever. Send your questions to Dr. Lamb, in care of this newspaper. P.O. Box 1551, Radio City Station, New York, N.Y. 10019. For a ropy of Dr. Lamb's booklet on losing weight, send 50 cents to the same address and ask for the "Losing Weight" booklet M-AVM'AfHi I-Mt-.lil'M.M A>v. Pest problem getting worse LITTLE ROCK (AP) - Insect problems are increasing in most crops in Arkansas, according to the Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service. The agency said in its weekly report that crops advanced closer to maturity and that land preparation began for the fall planted grains and cooler season grasses. The report also said that crops in most areas of the state could use some rain. Here is a report on the status of various crops: COTTON — The crop was in fair to good condition and the fruiting rate was good. The activity of bollworms and weevils increased. Bolls were opening in the early planted fields. Production is expected to be nor- mal in most areas. RICE — The crop condition remained good. Heading continued in rice fields and some harvest continued on early vari- ties. Yields were reported to be good to excellent and the quality of the rice was good. SOYBEANS — Remained in fair to good condition. Yield prospects were variable. Early varieties were nearing harvest. I^ater varieties needed rain. Insect and disease problems were minimal. CORN — Corning was in fair to good condition and nearing maturity. FRUIT and VEGETABLES — Watermelon harvest continued with melons generally being small. Grape harvest began. I,ate tomatoes continued to progress. Okra production has improved since recent rains. Harvesting of peas was in progress. TAX & POOL 1 Atil.l S MONTGOMERY. Al.A The Alabama Supiviiu Court rulfd that a tabli- that lui>K^ lit-.c- u pool tatiK and is u.Sfl lur pla.v lilt, P""- •'• lil fd as a pcini tab; though it might hau slut Tlu lu rn.-,, t puui tabli is i.! r > U' ta>- t \ t u a i oin . u[i a tORC ti> ON I'VHRIS Gt.'NEYA Turki", an. Gr-.-fi.'f, v. llli Britain's • uii • hi and an aa^i.it [run. S. • - f< tarv • i: Stall Hri,r- A Ki- > ;[>!,• r. Mgllo.1 all a. i • i. r 1.1 t. fi .Li' •• am,.-, ,i.nd tur«. t-& gr.m- ..a! .. .1. C\ i..ru.-> Television Logs Wednesday, August ?8» 19?4 For Thursday, Aug. 29, 1974 ARIES (March 21-April 19) If you have to firm-up plans where friends are involved you II have more luck if you do i| now. rather than waiting until later TAURUS (April 20-May 20 Even Ihough the goal is personal to you. you'll be surprised how much support from others you II get to help you reach it GEMINI (May 21-June 20) Something interesting and pleasant you didn't figure on will come from a social encounter Accept any invitations you get at present. CANCER (June 21-July 22) Take a more active role in a situation where you share an interest with one close to you. Your guidance will get things on course LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) Conditions are generally favorable for any bargaining or deals you have to make now Later, influences are less friendly. VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) There are special premiums attached to any work or service you do at the present Concentrate where you can do the greatest personal good. LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) Take a chance on your own ideas before you do on those of another. Your thoughts will prove to be the wiser. SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) Let your natural sense of timing come into play if you're doing any delicate negotiating. Press for your points when your intuition directs. SAGITARRIUS (Nov. 23- Dec. 21) You have a naturally curious mind. Don't be hesitant about asking in-depth questions regarding something new you re undertaking but don't fully understand. CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 1 9) There are two promising areas at present that could mean something to you financially. One is at work. The other is confidential. AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 1 9) This will be the kind of day you II like. You can do things your own way. If you don't, you ve only yourself to blame. PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) Don't be impatient at present, even though you feel you're blocked from what you'd like to do. Surprising things are happening behind the scenes. your birthday Aug. 29, 1974 Advances will be made this year where your work or career is concerned. This will also prove to be a favorable year lor you financially. iNKttSl'AI'KH K.NTKUI'HISK ASSN I 42 years for stealing air cooler LITTLE ROCK (AP — Charles E. Brown, 31, of Little Rock was sentenced Tuesday to 42 years for stealing an air conditioner. Judge Richard B. Adkisson of Pulaski County Circuit Court issued the sentence after finding Brown guilty of burglary and grand larceny. Adkisson sentenced Brown to 21 years on each count. The terms are to be served consecutively. Adkisson said each sentence was the minimum possible under the multiple offender statute that provides for increased sentences on proof of previous felony convictions, of which Brown had four. Brown contended that a man stopped him as he was driving and asked him to load up the air conditioner and take it to another location. The police arrested Brown in the process of taking the air conditioner. The unit was allegedly stolen from the Ives Head Start Center here. —Hi- a courteous driver. We 'nesday Night 6:00 Travel Film 2 Truth Or Consequences 3 News 4-6-7-10-11-12 That Girl 5 Hogan's Heroes 8 6:30 Know Your Antiques 2 To Tell The Truth 3 I Love Lucy 4 Wild Wild West 5 Movie 6 "The Big Land" Felony Squad 7 Corner Pyle 8 American Angler 10 That Girl 11 Maude 12 7:00 Arkansas: Continuum 2 Movie 3-10 "The President's Plane Is Missing" Chase 4 Movie 7 "Colossus: The Forbin Project" 700 Club-Part I & II 8 Hudson Brothers 11-12 7:30 Folk Guitar 2 Rifleman 5 8:00 Century Theatre 2 Movie 4 "The Comic" Family Affair 5 Movie 6 "Red Sky at Morning" Cannon 11-12 8:30 Beverly Hillbillies 5 George & Dianne 8 9:00 Festival Films 2 Marcus Welby, M.D. 3-710 Movie 5 "Shoot Loud" Manna 8 Kojak 11-12 9:30 Video Visionaries 2 The Ministers 8 10:00 ABC Captioned News 2 News 3-4-5-6-7 The Bold Ones 8 News 10-11-12 10:15 Movie Cont'd 5 10:30 Wide World Special 3-10 Johnny Carson 4-6 Perry Mason 7 Movie 11-12 "The Desperados" 11:00 Bonanza 8 11:25 Movie Eleven 5 "The Adding Machine" 11:30 Wide World Special 7 12:00 Here Come The Brides 4 Tomorrow 6 1:25 News 5 1:40 Moments for Meditation 5 Thursday Morning 6:25 Devotional 8 6:30 Update News 8 Summer Semester 11 6:40 Moments For Meditation 5 6:45 News 5 RFD 6 6 6:50 Your Pastor 12 6:55 Morning Devotional 4 7:00 Today 4-6-10 Slam Bang Theatre 5 Cal Dring 7 Bugs Bunny 8 CBS News H-12 Decision appealed LITTLE ROCK (AP) - A decision declaring expense accounts for elected Pulaski County officials to be unconstitutional has been appealed to the state Supreme Court. Pros. Atty. Lee Munson of Little Rock appealed the decision of Chancellor Darrell Hickman of Pulaski County to the high court Tuesday on behalf of the six county officials who were ordered to repay the funds. The suit challenging the expense accounts was filed by Roger Mears, chairman of the county's Democratic committee, and Bob Scott, chairman of the county's Republican committee. HOME BUILDERS REMODELING SPECIALISTS Custom built homes built on your property. Your plan or ours. Built with top quality workmanship and only the best materials to make that dream home a reality you can live in and enjoy the rest of your life. That old home need remodeling? But you don't know quite where to start? Give Brooks a call — a specialist will come to your home to help with your plans and give you a free cost estimate. No obligation. Brooks is a full-line construction company. Whatever your building needs are — we can solve them. So call or write us today. BROOKS CONSTRUCTION 201 S. Main (P.O. Box 511 Nashville, Arkansas 71852 Phone 845-4807 Call Collect (63-65-67-69) 7:15 Colorful World 7:30 Mighty Mouse 7:45 New Zoo Revue 8:00 Sesame Street New Zoo Revue Bozo's Cartoon Carnival Bozo Captain Kangaroo 8:15 Movie "SinguV in the Rain' 8:30 Fury 8:30 Arkansas Dennis the Menace 9:00 Mister Rogers Name That Tune The Munsters Movie 3 8 3 2 5 7 8 11-12 3 » 5 7 8 2 4-6-10 5 7 "Four Men and a Prayer" Hazel 8 Joker's Wild 11 Sesame Street 12 9:30 Electric Company 2 Winning Streak 4-6-10 Petticoat Junction 5 Father Knows Best 8 Gambit 11 10:00 Folk Guitar 2 Split Second 3 High Rollers 4-6-10 The Saint 5 The Courtship of Eddie's Father 8 Now You See It 11-12 10:30 Exploring The Crafts 2 Brady Bunch 3-7-10 Hollywood Squares 4-6 The Lucy Show 8 Love Of Life 11-12 10:55 CBS News 11-12 11:00 Dig It 2 Password 3-7-10 Jackpot! 4-6 Run For Your Life 5 Andy Griffith Show 8 Young And And The Restless 11-12 2 3 4-6 7-10 8 11-12 4-6 11:30 Know Your Antiques News Celebrity Sweepstakes Split Second Flipper Search For Tomorrow 11:55 NBC News Afternoon 12:00 Travel Film 2 All My Children 3-7-10 Little Rock Today 4 Noon News 5-6-12 700 Club-Part I & H 8 12:3p Cookin',Cajun 2 Let's Make A Deal 3-710 Cartoon Carnival 5 Jeopardy! 6 As The World Turns 1112 1:00 For The Love Of Art 2 Newlywed Game 3-7 Days Of Our Lives 46-10 Afternoon Movie 5 "Madison Avenue" Guiding Light 11-12 1:30 Japanese Brush Painting 2 Girl In My Life 3-7 Doctors 4-6-10 Manna 8 Edge Of Night 11-12 2:00 Flower Show 2 General Hospital 3-7-10 Another World 4-6 It's A New Day 8 Price Is Right 11-12 2:30 Carrascolendas 2 One Life To Live 3-7-10 How To Survive A Marriage 4-6 Bugs Bunny 8 Match Game 11-12 3:00 Sesame Street 2 $10,000 Pyramid 3-10 Merv Griffin 4 Popeye 5 Somerset Lassie Little Rascals Tattletales 3:30 Movie "The Tall Target" Speed Racer 1 Dream Of Jeannie Bozo's Big Top Hazel I Love Lucy Virginian Gambit 4:00 Mister Rogers Bonanza Flintstones Bonanza Father Knows Best Star Trek It Takes A Thief 4:30 Electric Company Gilligan's Island Andy Griffith Show 5:00 Sesame Street ABC News Truth Or Consequences 4-10 I Love Lucy Gilligan's Island Star Trek Hogan's Heroes Lucy Show 5:30 News NBC News Dick Van Dyke Petticoat Junction News ABC News 6 7 8 11-12 3 5 6 7 8 10 11 12 2 4 5 6 8 10 12 2 5-7 8 2 3-7 5 6 8 11 12 3 4-6 5 7 11-12 10 Night 6:00 Travel Film 2 Truth Or Consequences 3 News 4-6-7-10-11-12 That Girl 5 Hogan's Heroes 8 6:30 Arkansas Game And Fish 2 To Tell The Truih 3 I Love Lucy 4 Wild Wild West 5 Beverly Hillbillies 6 Felony Squad 7 Corner Pyle 8 Reel Fun 10 Jerry McKinnis 11 Wild, Wild World Of Animals 12 7:00 Evening At Pops 2 Temperatures Rising 37-10 Mac Davis 4^ 700 Club-Part I & II 8 The Waltons 11-12 7:30 Just For Laughs 3-7-10 The Rifleman 5 8:00 International Performance 2 Kung Fu 3-7-10 Ironside 4-6 World Football League 5 Birmingham at Chicago Movie 12 "Secret World" Movie 11 "The Romance of Rosy Ridge" 8:30 Clear &Free 8 9:00 Streets Of San Francisco 3-7-10 NBC News Presents 4-6 Manna 8 9:30 Environment And You 2 10:00 ABC Captioned News 2 News 3-4-6-7 Big Valley 8 News 10-11-12 10:30 Ark-La-Tex Sportsman 3 Johnny Carson 4-6 Perry Mason 7 Movie 11-12 "The Hill" Wide World Special 10 11:00 Wide World Special 3 News 5 Bonanza 8 11:15 Movie Eleven 5 "Escape to Mindinao" 11:30 Wide World Special 7 12:00 Here Come The Brides 4 Tomorrow 6 1:10 News 5 1:25 Moments for Meditation 5 Colonel Sanders is cookin'chicken for picnics. So why should you? '-Zks£ IMBHHHHW '"' =»?"* ' ' ^^•B"*- 1 ' You t uy the food.. the Picnic stuff is F R E E Thru LABOR DAY, Sept. Visit the Colonel •-Cvuf'.t siV.'t -S RtC 11 Kentucky fried 0 HIGHWAY 29 NORTH

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