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2A THE PALM BEACH POST SUNDAY, DECEMBER 7. 1997 Albright's Euro-hops set up new summit Newsmakers She cites progress with Arafat and nudges Israel to specify troop deployments when they next meet. News show guests ABC's This Week, 10:30 a.m. WPLG-Channel 10; 11:30 a.m. WPBF-Channel 25. Topics: New York politics and the Latrell Sprewell firing . and NBA suspension. Guests: New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani and National Basketball Association Players Association pypnirivc Hirortnr Billy Hunter, Sprewell's agent Am ' Still popular, Brahms' work tops $700,000 at auction Palm Beach Post Staff Reports Even after all these years, Johannes Brahms is a popular guy judging from the price paid for one of his manuscripts. Sotheby's auction house in London said a rare manuscript of the 19th-century German composer sold for $734,000 on Friday. It's the highest price ever paid for a Brahms manuscript. The document contains two sonatas that Brahms wrote for a friend. Someone misses George Bush Former President Bush is having fun as Citizen Bush, impersonating Dana Carvey impersonating George Bush. Answering questions at the New Jersey Summit on Volunteer-ism in Atlantic City on Friday, Bush confessed misgivings about his treatment at the hands of the White House press corps. "I don't miss the national on the side of those who would make peace." Saturday, Albright went out of her way to say how well the Arafat meeting had gone. "You all know me well enough to know that when I say that we have had some very serious and fruitful discussions, that I am telling it like it is," she said. "Because if we weren't having them, I would also be telling you that" Arafat praised Albright and President Clinton "from the bottom of my heart" for their "great efforts" to revive the peace process. He declared that Palestinians had made a strategic choice to proceed with the peace process. Albright indicated progress in one area, so-called "confidence-building measures" that include accords on opening a Palestinian airport and seaport in Gaza, and assured safe passage between Gaza and the West Bank. Whatever happened in substance in the three meetings of the past two days and it seems to have been relatively little Albright raised the stakes by calling for decisions and promising to point the finger at whichever party fails to make the necessary decisions. Netvsday PARIS Hoping to inject urgency into the moribund Middle East peace process, U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright Saturday shuttled between Israeli and Palestinian leaders in different European cities, then called for another round of talks in 10 days. After meeting with Israelis Friday in Paris, Albright traveled to Geneva for what she later said were "very serious and fruitful" discussions with Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat. Then, in a surprise move, she returned to Paris to brief Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Before leaving Geneva she declared that Arafat and Netanyahu had "some decisions to make." She publicly challenged Netanyahu to come up with a plan for redeploying Israeli forces involving far more than the tiny portion of West Bank territory at which Israeli politicians have been hinting. "We would like to see a credible further redeployment," she told a news conference in Geneva. "We want to make sure that there is a combination of quality and quantity." Albright said the peace process could be revived when the leaders next meet "We will be able at that stage, I think, to move forward," she told reporters. Albright seemed confident that Palestinians would keep their part of the bargain by blocking terrorist incidents against Israeli civilians. "Chairman Arafat understands the importance of doing everything, having a 100 percent effort on his part on the security situation," she said. The relative smoothness of the meeting with Arafat contrasted with what appeared to be a difficult encounter in Friday's first-round meeting with Netanyahu. The Israeli prime minister said afterward he had not brought any maps nor had he discussed the specifics of Israel's potential withdrawal from Arab lands it has occupied on the West Bank since 1967. He told reporters the talks had helped "clear the air." Albright said pointedly: 'Time is not ; V 1 ellem, and Walt I razier, former New York Knick. CBS' Face the Nation, 10:30 a.m., ' WFOR-ChanneHandWPEC-Channel ' 12. Topic: Independent counsel deci-C sion. Guests: Attorney General Janet Reno and Sens. John Glenn, D-Ohio, and Orrin Hatch, R-Utah. NBC's Meet the Press, 9 a.m., WPTV-Channel 5; 10 a.m., WTVJ-. Channel 6. Topic: Independent counsel and campaign-finance investiga-' tion. Guest: Sen. Fred Thompson, R-' Tenn. Topic: National Basketball As- sociation suspension of Latrell Sprewell. Guest: Billy Hunter, execu-: tive director, NBA Players Associa-1 tion. WPTV's South Florida Sunday, 10 a.m., Channel 5. Guest: Rep. Mark-Foley, R-West Palm Beach. ' CNN's Late Edition With Frank Sesno, noon. Topics: Independent' counsel decision, Arlington Cemetery ' and the global warming summit. Guests: Sens. Carl Levin, D-Mich., and Don Nickles, R-Okla., Rep. Dan Bur- ton, R-Ind., and Energy Secretary Fe- derico Pena. FOX's Fox News Sunday, 9 a.m., WFLX-Channel 29; Monday, 4 a.m.( WSVN-Channel 7. Topics: Will Con-: gress get answers from Attorney '; General Janet Reno and FBI Director ' : Louis Freeh? Was President Clinton's town hall meeting on race a step to- " ward reconciliation or simply rheto- ' ric? Guests: Reps. Dan Burton, R-Ind., Henry Hyde, R-Ill., and Barney Frank, D-Mass., and author Abigail Thern- strom. press. I could tell you what I really think of them, but like Dana Carvey said: 'Not gonna do it. Wouldn't be prudent,' " Bush said, slipping into Carvey's nasal-voiced imitation. Bush said the comedian who lampooned him regularly on Saturday Night Live must be having trouble these days with no market for his presi Israel, labor union renew talks to end huge strike Bush The Associated Press JERUSALEM -Under threat of a widening walkout, the government and national labor union resumed talks Saturday aimed at ending a crippling strike by public workers. Most strikers stayed off the job for a fourth day Saturday, but the impact was much less noticeable because it was the Jewish Sabbath, when many services are curtailed anyway. More than 600,000 workers have been idled by the walkout, which was prompted in part by a Finance Ministry proposal to roll back a pension agreement signed by the previous Labor government. The misery eased somewhat at Israel's Ben Gurion International Airport, where would-be passengers have been sleeping on mattresses and scrounging food while they waited for flights out of the country. On Saturday, several dozen flights by foreign carriers were permitted to land and take off as airport work ers briefly went back to their jobs. Telephone, electric and water services have been interrupted by the strike. Trash has gone uncollected, creating huge garbage piles in the streets of Jerusalem and Tel Aviv. Elementary school teachers joined in the walkout, and gasoline stations said they would start running out of gas in a day or two. The labor union said if the renewed talks did not bring a quick settlement, the walkout would grow today, extending to bus workers. dential impersonation. "They may not miss me in Washington, but I know that little guy misses me," he said. Rev. Graham up and walking The Rev. Billy Graham, hospitalized with pneumonia in his right lung, was switched from intravenous antibiotics to pills Saturday and he was taken off intravenous fluids, indicating that he is much improved. Graham, 79, is in good condition and is up and walking around. He flew to Jacksonville Wednesday night from a vacation in the Caribbean for treatment of a respiratory infection, which he developed about a week ago. He was admitted to St. Luke's Hospital. Graham has Parkinson's disease, a progressive neurological disorder, but it was not related to his current illness. While Graham delegates a lot of responsibilities to his son, he still heads the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. And despite his health troubles, Graham is still scheduled to preach at several evangelistic crusades next year. from reporter to novelist to producer I Edna Buchanan, a Pulitzer Prize-winning 3 Today's forecast raWv iV 5534 TODAY Mostly sunny and cool. High 68. Low 49. 0 ST. LUCIE COUNTY r- - - . ) Ortande i i 1 6040 1 O CD O- First Full Last New -, Dec. 7 Dec. 13 Dec. 21 Dec. 29 SUN MON TUE Sunrise 6:56 a.m. 6:57 a.m. 6:58 a.m. Sunset 5:27 p.m. 5:28 p.m. 5:28 p.m. Moonrise12:54p.m.1:36p.m. 2:19pm. Moonset 12:06 a.m. 1:08 a.m. 2:09 a.m. Monday Partly cloudy and a little warmer. High 72. Low 61. Fort Pierce I I ' ;. 6446 I I ,V StLucie n I j 6547 i I . I . Fort I Fort Okeechobee . 6647 Fortlflyer Lauderdale 6546 V ! 6950 V Miami .iij Tuesday Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and Isolated thunderstorms. High 78. Low 64. MARTIN COUNTY ImUantown 6647 , , SOLUNAR TABLES A.M. P.M. DAY MIN MAJ MIN MAJ Sunday 11:38 5:24 5:51 Monday 12:02 6:15 12:28 6:41 , Tuesday 12:49 7:03 1:16 6:41, Fish and game seem to be more active at certain times during the lunar period. The major penods last 1 12 to 2 hours after the time listed. Minor periods are shorter. Through 8 p.m. at West Palm Beach TEMPERATURES High 68 Low 49 Record High (1972) 87 Record Low (1968) 41" Surf temperature 74" RAINFALL Saturday 0.00" Month to date 1.15" Normal month to date 0.61" Year to date ; . . .58.26" Normal year to date 58.87" Lake Okeechobee water level : ft.Average 14.64 ft. HEAT TIME TEMP INDEX WIND HUM 8pm 57 55 NW5 72 9pm 57 53 NW6 72 10pm 55 55 NW4 72 11pm 53 53 NW3 77 Midnight 55 55 Calm 72 lam 55 51 NW6 72 2am 55 48 NW8 72 3am 55 46 NW10 67 4am 53 44 NW10 72 5am 53 45 NW9 72 6am 53 46 NW8 77 7am 51 41 NW10 71 8am 50 39 N11 66 9am 53 38 NW17 55 10am 57 46 N13 37 11am 60 51 N11 34 Noon 64 56 N12 25 lpm 66 58 NW12 25 2pm 66 58 N12 28 3pm 68 60 NW13 26 4pm 66 59 NW11 29 5pm 62 56 NW9 31 6pm 57 53 NW6 39 7pm 55 55 Calm 51 6648 ..S il ll H 1 police reporter-turned-cnme novelist, has Signed to produce and host a TV series about murder in Miami, according to Variety. The show will be carried in Miami by Barry Diner's Silver King Broadcasting as part of the Cit-yVision local programming block next spring. Buchanan was a long-time police reporter for The Miami Herald and also wrote the bestseller The Corpse Had a Familiar Face. FLORIDA LOTTERY PALM BEACH COUNTY 1 Belle Glade 6748 Jupiter V 6748 t Wellington west 6849 pam Beach fe' 6849 ' ! 0-50 Good. 51100 Moderate. 101-200 ' Unhealthful. 201-300 Very Unhealthfulr 301 Hazardous. , POLLUTION INDEX: 37, good, caused by ozone. . POLLEN INDEX: 2 on a scale of 0 ' to 201, which is low; it was " caused by oak tree pollen. MOLDS: 4359, which is low. 24-hour air quality recording, 355-3962 Bovnton Beach w II AREA SATURDAY TODAY HI Lo Pep HI LoWea Cocoa Beach 70520.00 6041s Coral Springs na77na 6951s Daytona 58350.00 6037s Fort Laud. 68550.00 6950s Fort Myers 67490.00 6546s Gainesville 55330.00 5734s Hollywood 68520.00 6950s Homestead 68550.00 6950s Jacksonville 52320.00 5534s Key West 67630.00 6858s Lakeland 60400.00 6041s Melbourne 62420.00 6242s Miami Beach 69550.00 6951s Naples 70490.00 6748s Ocala 59340.00 5835s Orlando 60420.00 6040s Pensacola 53330.00 5441pc Sarasota 60460.00 6242s Tallahassee 53260.00 5532s Tampa 59440.00 6242S Vero Beach 63450.00 6345s 0951 f I. J H. Florida Delray Beach 6849 Central S. Florida Florida Keys if TODAY Hi Lo Wea 5S6131-44S 58-6635-47s 60-7045-52s 67-6954-58pc Monday Hi Lo Wea 54-6638-52sh 63-7047-60pc 67- 7455-64pc 68- 7057-64pc f - r Boca Raton Today's rating: 4, which is low. Burning will occur after the highlighted exposure. , 6951 N. Florida Central S. Florida Florida Keys IVERYHOH I WGH I MODERATE I LOW I MMMAL UGMT 4to6 7to8.5 101012 15to20 30 SWN minutes minutes mhutes mrues minutes DARK tessthanSO 30 to 40 50 to 60 75to90 2 hois SWN minutes minutes mhutes minutes SATURDAY ' Lotto Cash 3 Play 4 1 6-17-18-27-36-40 3-7-9 8-2-6-3 FRIDAY Fantasy 5 I No. picked Winners Prize 5-7-14-17-19 I All 5 21 $17,075 I 4 of 5 2,416 $24.50 I 3 of 5 44,156 $4 Cash 3 2-1-3 Play 4 1-5-5-1 I THURSDAY ,' Fantasy 5 Cash 3 Play 4 ; 11-21-23-24-25 5-8-0 2-5-7-4 WEDNESDAY ' Fantasy 5 Cash 3 Play 4 i 1-3-12-18-26 3-6-3 6-5-5-9 TUESDAY Fantasy 5 Cash 3 Play 4 ; 1-3-10-12-16 4-9-8 0-5-4-7 MONDAY Fantasy 5 Cash 3 Play 4 : 10-13-17-20-22 3-54 6-6-0-2 SATURDAY HI Lo Pep 2120.00 36320.00 176trace 34320.00 37340.00 30250.00 36270.00 30270.00 19110.00 36300.00 41290.00 27240.00 TODAY HI Lo Wea 2813pc 3420sn 227pc 3420sn 3722sf 3523sn 3623sf 3221sn 246pc 3724sn 4634pc 2213s TODAY Bogota 7052 Jerusalem 6948 Panama City 8966 8972 Bonn 4229 Johannesburg 8153 Paris 4128 4634 Buenos Aires 7963 Karachi 7861 Port au Prince 8873 4633 Cairo 7554 Kingston 8977 Rio 8057 6853 Cancun 9267 Lima 7964 Riyadh 7047 6553 Caracas 8666 Lisbon 5741 Rome 6145 9475 Dublin 5140 London 5338 San Juan 8970 8875 Geneva 3824 Madrid 4929 Seoul 4331 5842 Guam nana Manila 8873 Stockholm 3623 3821 Havana 7967 Mexico City 7450 Sydney 7966 7255 Helsinki 3423 Moscow 2514 Tel Aviv 7255 4430 Hong Kong 7668 Munich 3524 Tokyo 5640 3931 Istanbul 5643 Nassau 7759 Vienna 3927 7464 Jakarta nana Oslo 3219 Warsaw 3523 TODAY MONDAY TIDES HIGH LOW HIGH LOW a.m. p.m. a.m. p.m. a.m. p.m. a.m. p.m. Palm Beach Inlet 1:23 1:52 7:51 8:28 2:33 2:55 8:59 9:32 Palm Beach Ocean 1:02 1:31 7:21 7:58 2:12 2:34 8:29 9:02 Jupiter Inlet 1:38 2:07 7:40 8:17 2:48 3:10 8:48 9:21 Boynton Inlet 2:49 3:18 9:48 10:25 3:59 4:21 10:56 11:29 Boca Raton Inlet 2:10 2:39 8:52 9:29 3:20 3:42 10:00 10:33 St. Lucie 12:53 1:22 7:25 8:02 2:03 2:25 8:33 9:06 Fort Pierce Inlet 1:14 1:43 7:25 8:02 2:24 2:46 8:33 9:06 FORECAST wind speed sea conditions Lake Okeechobee NE 10-15 2-5 ft. Choppy St. Augustine to Jupiter Inlet NW 10-15 2-4 ft. Choppy Jupiter Inlet to Key Largo NW 10-15 3-5 ft. Moderate chop Key Largo to Dry Tortugas N 10-15 2-4 ft. Light chop Acapulco Amsterdam Ankara Athens Auckland Bangkok Barbados Barcelona Beijing Beirut Belgrade Berlin Bermuda Calgary Charltown Edmonton Fredericton Halifax Montreal Ottawa Quebec City Regina Toronto Vancouver Winnipeg 3T It ,,NV 77T LAST SUNDAY 9-2-6 Play 4 I Cash 3 3-1-1-5 For the latest drawings or last week's results, call 511, line 1008. (50C for up to 5 minutes, see details below). Palm Beach Post employees will not give out winning numbers over the phone. The Palm Beach Post A COX Newspaper MAIN OFFICE 2751 South Dixie Highway West Palm Beach, FL 33405 v TtTMu i. xirr FSan Francisco 7 Zi... I T VfM ' KSJ Dallas. lTi tf WE RECYCLE For information on recycling in your area, call 930-2511, ext. 4511. Enter category 1080. The call is free. HOME DELIVERY RATES Seven days, $3.00 (13-wk term, rates differ by term) Monday to Friday only, $1.45 Saturday and Sunday only, $1.75 SATURDAY HI Lo Pep 37320.00 48230.00 33290.19 28230.00 40260.00 39280.00 53360.00 40310.00 27100.00 40260.00 22200.00 34240.00 41340.00 70580.00 33280.06 34300.09 33290.71 48310.00 26220.12 42260.00 43130.00 32230.00 28210.01 29230.23 39140.00 45260.00 27210.02 37240.00 46360.00 26200.00 36120.00 28210.00 37260,00 30250.00 56340.00 120.00 27230.00 29210.00 41240.00 41250.00 2030.00 79710.00 53320.00 27200.00 TODAY Hi Lo Wea 3824c 4830r 2920c 4125s 4034pc 4432pc 655 1r 4328pc 3821c 4934pc 2812c 4027sn 3529c 7460r 3529sn 3723sn 3015sn 5134s 3527c 4631s 3921c 3425c 3525c 3426c 3320c 4831s 3526c 3528sn 5143r 3524c 3521c 2924c 3627c 2816c 5938r 5-8C 2314C 3221c 4729s 4026c 3216c 8068sh 6050r 3522C SATURDAY HI Lo Pep Jackson, MS 45270.00 Juneau 34320.00 Kansas City 38200.00 Las Vegas 53440.03 Lexington 25190.00 Little Rock 45270.00 Los Angeles 65552.22 Louisville 28220.00 Memphis 39250.00 Milwaukee 33240.00 Minneapolis 34260.00 Mobile 51300.00 Nashville 31230.00 New Orleans 53430.00 New York 39330.00 Newark 40280.00 Norfolk 39330,00 Oklahoma City 40210.00 Omaha 30220.00 Peoria 29230.00 Philadelphia 40300.00 Phoenix 68500.00 Pittsburgh 25220.01 Portland, ME 41300.00 Portland, OR 46370.00 Providence 41310.02 Raleigh 39240.00 Rapid City 2960 00 Reno 36300.15 Richmond 40300.00 St. Louis 30220.00 Salt Lake City 4527 San Antonio 53360.00 San Diego 67630.24 San Francisco 60530.00 St. Ste. Marie 35260.04 Seattle 42320.00 Sioux Falls 26200.00 Spokane 33200.00 Syracuse 33300.14 Topeka 37180.00 Tucson 72440.00 Tulsa 4220000 Washington 41300.00 TODAY HI Lo Wea 4939r 3829sh 3628c 5539r 342 7c 4235r 6456r 3528c 4939c 3224c 2718c 5240c 4132pc 5146r 4130c 4028pc 4634s 4339r 3220c 3323c 4229pc 6047r 3326c 3721sn 4942r 4127c 4829s 3119c 4525r 4531s 3528c 4134r 6561r 6555r 5850r 3322c 4839r 2721c 3429sn 3528sn 3324c 6045r 3432r 4532pc Albany Albuquerque Anchorage Asheville Atlanta Atlantic City Austin Baltimore Billings Birmingham Bismarck Boise Boston Brownsville Buffalo Burlington Caribou Charleston, SC Charleston, WV Charlotte Cheyenne Chicago Cincinnati Cleveland Colorado Spgs. Columbia, SC Columbus, OH Concord, NH Dallas Dayton Denver Des Moines Detroit Duluth El Paso Fairbanks Fargo Ft. Wayne Greenville, SC Hartford Helena Honolulu Houston Indianapolis Published each morning by Palm Beach Newspapers, Inc. periodical postage is paid at West Palm Beach and additional mailing office. USPS 418-720 Postmaster: Address changes to The Palm Beach Post, P.O. Box 247O0, West Palm Beach, FL 33416-4700 Houston 'jJ-CA, X ft V v 6050, If JJ W. Palm Be&p&A EXTREMES NATIONAL HIGH: National City, Calif., at 75 NATIONAL LOW: Alamosa. Colo., at -16 FRONT KEY NEWS DEPARTMENTS West Palm Beach 820-4401 Cold Slationary Legend: s sunny, pc-partly cloudy, c-ciouay, sn-snowers, i-ice, tram, i t-thunderstorms, sl-snow flurries, f H sn-snow, ctr-clear, w windy. Mexico City 286-5151 790-5880 996-6731 878-9988 820-3030 279-3450 820-4401 820-4438 820-4708 820-4730 820-4702 820-4461 820-4440 7450 7450 Stuart Wellington Belle Glade Port St. Lucie P.B. 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