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Ed Toylor moires sfafemenf Grafton Hills college to be built on time (>aftoa Hnis college win be built on the present schedule, n- gardless cl recent doubtful dec-' iarations by advisory people. This reassuring statement came today from Edward F. Taylor, of Redlands, chairman of the board of trustees of San Bernardino Valley college. !He continued: 'We expect students to be attending classes on the Crafton Hills campus in the fall of 1972. The first buildings should be open then. Any suggestion of a delay in the college construe- tion, or that it may not be built, has no foundation in fact We regard the recent report of the Coordinatmg Council for Higher Education, wluch con­ tained such a suggestion, as reaching canduaons generally applicable on the State level, and establishing broad guidelines for districts throughout California. Such staff studies often are not intended to take into account the details of local needs and conditions. "For example, the proximity of the main San Bernardino Valley College structures to the Bunker Hill earthquake fault and the lack of vacant surrounding lands severely restrict future expansion of the San Bernardino campus, and make Crafton Hills an essential addition to the college system, which must serve as many as 20.000 students. The Crafton Hills campus does not de- • pend upon State fimds, wliich ia the principal area of concern to the Coordinating Council for : Higher Education. The Council has no authority to stop or hold uo the construction of Craflon Hills CcIIrge. It may advise the ligiflature as to requirements 3f phjsical plants for California cdiica.'ional institutions, but its influence extends primarily to projects wholly dependent upon Slate funding. "From the outset of the Crafton Hills program, which was given impetus when the voters approved the multi-million dol- . lar tax override, we havc'taken pride in the independence of action and Iccal incentive underlying Crafton Hills College." .Water ready for new facility VISITING 'BOMBEROS' — One of five Me.>dcan firemen or "Bomberos" billeted at the Redlands Fire Department this week while they attend a training school in Colton strums a guitar for the enjoyment of Redlands firemen. The five visitors from Villa Juarez, a city of 10,000 in Me.\ico, are (from left) Ramon Paez Razo, fire chief; Amulfo Rios, Hector Ortiz Vanda, Refugio Madera Perez and Jesus Molina Beltran. Redlands firemen at right of guitar-player ai-e (from left) Steve Lopez, Alvin Anderson, <^rge McNutt, Gary Mercado, George Brayshaw, Chief Joe Budd and Assistant Chief Max Taylor. (Facts photo by C. J. Kenison) Stations, human relations, buses Council strives to settle different types of problems Controls over service station! No objections were voiced re-, Anotlier survey was authorized construction are needed for a garding other provisions, includ- after se.<^or citizens and the more beautiful Redlands, city ing one requiring that no serv-,Community Action Group, rep- Re<jlands Daily Facts Wednesday, Feb. 19, 1969 Page 3 councilmen agreed last night ice station may be built in the ITien they tossed a new ordin-; future without planning commis- ance back to the city planning jsion approval. This and other fea- commission after arguing the de-;tures would impose property!come residents. DeMirjyn men tails of minimum lots and the standards, landscaping and ar-jtioned the possibility ttiat the resented by Abe Garcia, asked the city's participation in b u s service for elderly and low-in- School segregafion study Berkeley Integration plan to be explored Pipeline to Crofton Hills college now nearly finished City of Redlands water will be tion above Fifth avenue at Craf-: southward to King street and th» available in generous supply, no;ton, where some, $200,000 alsoiFifth avenue installation. This matter when the projected Crafton Hills jtmior college comes mto bloom. The $80,000 major pipeline, extending to the college land &om the city's Fifth avenue reservwr site, will be finished this week, according to Inspector Robert Coates, an engineer with the will be spent for a concrete reservoir. The reservoir will take water from the city's high line, which carries water on gravity flow from Mill Creek canyon, and also from a new reservoir will be a two-mile length of 24-, : inch transite, installed by the same contractors, Rogers & Da-. • vies of Pomona, who are com-. •• pleting the Sand canyon project. . • The two jobs together represent •' 5200,000. The new Mentone facilities are distance to be required between chitectural considerations, which stations. the planners had found to be The planners, were asked toUender points. The council Redlands Ambulance Service might accept a city subsidy and! School segregation voted last operate two small buses on a 10-| night to ask the Superintendent The Committee on Problems of, not vote to adopt or reject the first second or third plan but weight the points for and against | voiced no fears about getting'hour daily schedule. They might! of Schools and his staff to pre- two questions: (1) requiring: the city into the aesthetics of cover a route between Pioneer sent several possible plans for that every new service station construction. 'avenue and the Community hos-correcting balances within the have a lot with no less than 15,-' Slayor Burroughs terminated 000 square feet, and (2) estab-i another discussion by appoint- lishing a minimum distance of ing Councilmen Jack B. Cum 500 feet between new stations, mings and Knudsen to study onets. He recommended a 90-day pital, he said, with a fare of; Redlands elementary school sys- 25 or 35 cents, and downtown tem. merchants might validate tick-! The purpose of the motion was The council appeared to doubt a long-term basis the question that the 500-foot interval should not be enforced next to a freeway, where oil companies have been inclined to cluster. "Except tor these two hangups the ordinance is basjcally good," of establishing an Urban Coalition or Human Relations commission in Redlands. They will deal with the needs of the com munity, w^o should comprise a trial period. Cummings mentioned "numerous complications" that would need special study, including safety devices, unioa regulations, insurance and kindred head- to establish the most expeditious procedure by which the committee can crystalize its thinking and work out a recommendation to the school trustees. As suggested by the Rev. Ivan Bell, chairman, the superintendent would outline a proposal, present the arguments in favor of coalitiMi, bow many should be.gdies. Mayor Waldo F. Burroughs sum-;involved, etc. ^^^^ attempt- marized after long discussion. There was a dissenting wicelg^ gj^^^^j.^ said City Manager ^ ^ spellout the draw- The proposed legislation came'from Councilman Charles G. De-1 p T, ».-_:'•• T_ ,_J I backs. The committee would use to the councU as ordinance No.!Mirjyn,whosaid: "What does this gpnaliy at a loss'to the city 1387, which the planning commis- mean, except a duplication of, ..jhere is not a dime on our sion had approved as amend-things that ateady exist? Every- ment No. 88 to zomng ordmance body seems to be wanting to get No. 1000. into the act If we use our pres- Councflman Onresten Knudsen ent fadlities effectively, we may led the onslaught, claiming I not need a coalition or a coun "small people could be hurt by our dictating the aze of tiieur lots. And by saying that stations have to be at least 500 feet ca." But said Cummings, "there budget for such a loss," said Mayor Burrou^, finally approving a search for more facts. City Attorney Edward F. Taylor alsoj will be involved in the study. WilHam Simader. president of| the .Senior Citizens club, said the presentation as the basis for consideration, questioning and comparing one plan with another. Tlie members would People's Column Lettm Mr ^UMIeWM In Mt Fadt Jiif at' •ritarH tnw nimt ira (ubiicl an* conMnsaUan. TIM . ja namt and addran mutt ka fivan. meuld la aditli is evidence that we must do,.. , ^ • ^ ....something like this of our own! .h* "^ed .^-as ^peralavc m apart we are tellmg the industry voliUon, or it may be done fori^ght of hig* coste for taM serv- that there shaU be only one us." He referred to recent con-,^? - **f ^^^^^^^^ station at any freeway ramp - fercnces that dealt with jobs, iP'on^^^ avenue o the hospital, again hurting property o «Tiers." low-income housing, human atti-.Pl^^J'^.l^a fees for bundles ac- Editor Facts: He made a motion to adopt the tudes and misceUaneous prob- q";red shopping^ He said Ins , ^.^uw uke to disagree with the two debated requu-ements, lems. which educators and social f'"° A^" 0 "e ''^"n " y""" Monday cditon- Wa Ara as 'Ethnic' As Tht Next Guy suspend judgment until all had been viewed. The committee asked the superintendent to report at the next meeting, March 4, on an adaptation of the so-called Berkeley Plan, to Redlands. In a news release of January 17, 1968 the Berkeley district gave this brief summary of what is actually a many-faceted program: "The Berkeley integratioo plan, which will involve the entire elementary school popula tion of 8,900 students in grades kindergarten through 6, calls for two-way busing throughout four zones of schools. Termed the 'K- 3. 4-6 plan', it will work like this: "Children in grades kindergarten through 3 win be bused bom South and West Berkeley, predominately Negro, to the schools in the bills, now primarily Caucasian. Children in grades 4 through 6 will be bused from the hill areas to the schools in South and West Berkeley. Approximately 3385 students will be bused." in Mentone. The new 3-milIion gallon reser-| voir in Mentone, adjoining the! intended to serve a large resi-- city's department of public i Bear Valley reservoir, is costing; dential and industrial area south works, who is assistant water the city about 590,000. From this,of the Redlands Municipal Air- superintendent j reservoir a new water line will; port and west of Wabash ave- The 7,000 feet through Sand ''^ '^'^ along Agate avenue I nue. canyon is laid and covered, and the southward turn has been; made along the Crafton avenue extension to the city's new reser- The Sand canyon line, built of transite with diameters from 16 to 24 inches, has been completed largely at the expense of the projected college. Cost approximates $80,000, according to John Lomo Linda man blasts at bifrg/ors, they flee A Loma Linda man fired a I fives said, he "jumped out of shotgun, blast yesterday at three fleeing burglars, one of whom literally "jumped out of his his shoes and fled barefoot." Taken into custody a short time later in an auto near the Shone, director of public works! ?>«>!?•" after surprising the trio: scene of the burglary attempt at City HaU. Water for this line will come from the city's new pumping sta Cbauncey Hicks gets special award at Norton A retired Ah: Force Colonel who was twice shot down in World War n combat — and who is now a resklent of Redlands — has been awarded a Sustained Superior Performance Certificate and a $250 cash award. . Cbauncey Hicks ol 1338 Clifton avenue, a civilian special projects officer with the USAF Di- in the act of ransacking hi si was Coleman Junior Buckner, home, sheriffs detectives reported. None of the three was hit by the blast fired by Melvin Har also knouTi as Coleman Junior Basham, 21, of 316 Western, • Redlands. _ Arrested later in the day ia' din, of 25225 Huron street One ^""a y"^?.}!!!^.",'"^''^!^ ^- * suspect was taken mto custody " " " ~ shortly after the burglary and two others were arrested later ; in the day. Sheriffs detectives said Hardin returned home at 12:15 p.m. Moses, 20, of 10609 Poplar, Loma Linda, and Joseph Paul Montenero, 19, of 33651 Reedywood lane, Yucaipa. They were tak- en into custody at Moses' home and booked in County Jail with ^ yester^lay and fomid the rearl^"^'"'" ^^^P'""" ""-^S- : door of his home open. i SetecUves said Montenero al- " He picked up a shotgun from jegediy was the one who lost r his garage and surpnsed thesis shoes Wo as they were ransacking noses 'had been sought on his hou^. a warrant issued for his arrest ^ • Detectives said Hardm fired;after he was indicted last October by the Grand Jury on a ;charge of selling narcotics. one shot as the three mtruders ran off. One of them was so frightened by the blast detec- Peff IS votes but the council finaUy agreed to workers wanted referred to com- *^Wy meetings at Uie send it back to the commission J munity faciHUes under new ?™ ™ P** ?? " fbr reviaon. Iheadings. automobiles. Garcia said the average income o( the senior dtizens is only $150 a month, and be qwke of Hie city's subsidiang the taxi firms GO they mi^ lower Uieir rates. Henritt saM the federal gov- etnmeat might pay up to two-J thirds of the initial cost of buying two small buses, but fitat funds for operatioa and repairs would be something else. Outbreak of thefts hHs cars fftreugfmiif Redhnds An oiiifarsak of thefts from •utos. three of them aroarenft- ly committed by tiie same thief vithin a few miimtes of each otiier, was under investigation Icday by Redlands police Two cars, pariced in the same carport near LaVeme and Carrie lane bnt owned by different stripped of seats with the aid of tools fnind by the thief in one of the cars. PoUce said the stereo tape owned by Lawrence F. Ndson of 125 E. Cypress, was slashed inside Kdsm's carport When Nelson's son heard the alarm and went outside, be found a door of the car open and oo one in agbt In another inddeat, Robert Green of 905 Barbara lane re- parties, were stripped of a ^od someone took a spare stereo pUyer aid budcrt ^ at Black students atURneed financial aid The need for additional schol- frr,m a I were laKen irom nis cariarship funds fbr black students ^^^v Wiffiam'««"« »"*«^ aniattending the University of Red- Volkswag« ow-ned ^ Wdham,^^^ parts store at 215 W. Red-|,a„ds was accented Tuesday m Day. of 112 tjrne lane.^ Jianrfc hmilpuarrf !- from his iricfcup truck. Bandy Thomas, of 304 Gande- nia. told police a ^stereo tape player and 10 tapes, valued at "^^^ » t^ ofS^: we^taken about Pl^ya- and « tapes, valued at B tota ot were rasen aoou^ljjjg jaken from his car OfScers said tiie thief used tods inside the car to remove the tape player and then removed two bucket seats valued at $300 from anotlier auto in the same carport. The victim of that theft was William O. Lewis, of 573 La Vene. According to police, the same thief Or fiueves apparently tried to loot anodier auto a few minutes later biA fled when they tcucfaed off a theft alarm inside the vehideL The convertible top of the car. Lewis given GOP role A&semUyman Jerry Lewis (B-San Bernardino) has been appoinied to tte executive com- nktee of the Bepublicaii Caucus bgr AssonHy Speaker Bob jfonagan. The committee, widch is composed of the leaden ef the Be- pddicaa Party in flie lower, Honse, aehidei MtnagaD, Speaker pro Teanpore Charies, _ Conrad. Haiority Leader Cnug fonimt and mar be paid at the Cyprus film to be forum topic tomgiit all-color film lecture on Cyprus toni^t at 7:30 in the University al. You state, "The racial and ethnic survey made here in October showed that 21 per cent — about one fifth — of the total student populatioB was ethnic." As a one-time anthropologist I would like to point out that you, and I and EUridge Cleaver, and the king of Siam are all ethnic. Webster's New Twentieth Cffltury unabridged diction ary, 2nd edition. The Worid Publishing Co., Cleveland and New Yoric, 1959 (and probably any other dictionary you care to con suit) defines "ethnic": 2) "designating or of any of the basic division or groups of mankind, as distinguished by customs, characteristics, language, etc.; ethnological." "Ethnology," by the way, is "the branch of anthropology that deals with the comparative cultures of various peoples, including their distribution, characteristics, folkways, etc." One could not say that our predominantly WASP population does a meeting between black stu-'not have its customs, character[dents and U.R. President George! isUcs, language, etc. So we are H. Armacost. 1 as ethnic as the next guy. Isn't it time we started looking on all humans as people — good, bad or mdifferent and judged as such, ratiier than hangmg a term such as "ethnic" (incorrect) or "minority" about Ujeir necks? Approximatdy 15 black students confored with Presdent Armacost in support of a fellow student faced with the passibili-| ty of having to drop out of col- - V ^ ^ . . u- itege for lack of financial sup- Robert Davjs will present his pQrt_ of Redlands chapd, according to Jack BinUey. coordinator. Da \is is an experienced lecturer and film producer. Cyprus has been a nation «f beqnent conflicts between the Greeks and Turks. The film shows Hie c^iital. new baildings under construction and villages and tiie people m fiieir everyday! Ufe. There will be scenes of ait. agriculture, education, homel life, industry and archeology. Dr. George H. Armacost, pret- ident of the University of Redlands, win be acting chairman and introduce the sftaker. The registratiaB fea u 13 for ooe or an of the six«mBaUag Biddk;. and Party Whv John door. For phooe 79S-25tL During a lengthy discusaon of ways of hearing the student President Armacost pointed out that aU availaUe scholarship funds have been committed to other ctodents. Nearly aU minority students enrolled at the U.R. are recdving finandal aid. An endowed sdiolaniiip in memory of Martm Lnther King Jr. was eabUished last fafl by Rev. W. Glenn Evans, an alumnus who contributed $1,000. Presdent Armacost observed that income from the cndow-| mcot was as yet insufficient to provide much assistance. The Martin Luflicr King sebd- atdiv has been open ftr con- tribotiaM ft^gm my perieii will- to wdst in praviiBng financial aid la blai* afaidals, FM-j dent Armacost said. Barbara JI. Doyle M.A. Anthropology Raddiffe CoUege 16 CampbeU street Editor's neto: LegitiiiMie werft ara iwcatsary to talk abawt ilw svbiact of school MQ frsfatien and sm of them is "altaiic". Tha definition rde- van! la currant, local usage is fiund bi Iho MWSSI JHerriani' WibsiM>: "Havkif ar originat. km *nm racial, liariisMe ml ties wHh A spoofic The ihistrative quota- tieti fcltflwmf the definition is* •Utotraat, IrMi, Italians, Gtr. HieiKy Poles end oilier ethnic •rMps — F. J. BiwMi and J. S. Kwcafc" It is to olhMlc ''y IK Ihis is hKhisivo ef tfie Nefro, the mukm ainsrifan and >a rectorate of Aerospace Safety at; Norton AFB, received the award 4tif ^amillittA^ for sustained superior perform- WWIIillll I • Dr. Bell admonished the com- ance from tiie time he began rnnorP«m -,n Tprrx' I Petti? mittee and the audience of 35 workmg as a civQian in May ^""S^"'^'""" ^- '^'^"•^ that giving consMeration to thisjiggy through June 1968. A graduate of the University of Uie Philippines, Hicks, after retiring, tau ^t American Government and Geometry at Redlands High Scfaw^ during the 196647 adiod year. He served with the FU^ Safety Diviskm the Directorate of Aerospace Safety firom 1960 until his retirement in 1965. A native of Chesapeake, Ohio, he is married to the former Virginia Lee Silvey of Huntington., . and Negro teachers and quitejOhio. They have four children: j"""^- anoUier to succeed, competition Yucaipa woman breaks bone when car flips Primary - Intermediate Program does not dose the door on other plans." Winiara A. Rosenberger, per- sonod director for the Redlands schools r^rted that 636 api^- cants were interviewed last year. AQ vacancies were filled by hiring 76 of whom four were Mexican-American and one was a Negro. It is one thing, he explained, to try to hire Mexican-American voted Tuesday for the continua-. A 24-year-old Yucaipa worn- - tion of the House Un-.\mcrican an sustained a broken collar-^ '•^jbone yesterday when her small * Adtivites Committee and naming it the Committee on Internal Security. "With the potential for subversion that exists in the country today," Congressman Pettis said, "Congress needed to retain its means of ddermining fbr itself the extent and nature of subversive activities. This ac- foreign car spun out of control 2 in the rain and overturned on S the freeway just west of the Yu- Z caipa boulevard overpass. S The CaUfornia Highway PattA 5 said the victim, Carol Ann Sho- * waiter of 35763 Damascus, was T taken by ambulance to Redlands S Community Hospital following 2 being severe. A new strategy will be attempted this year, he said, by seeking recruits at Austin, Texas, and at three Negro colleges in Mississippi. Michael, 23, a graduate of Po-i • mona College, now working with I Soil Dte^O CVCnt tion today fulfills Uiis need andlfhe Z:10 p.m. acddent. actually strengUiens the com-i officers said Mrs. Showalter was eastbound on the freeway when her auto spun out of control as she attempted to change the VISTA program; Patrick, The Third Annual San Diego,lanes. The car traveled across 20, a pre-dental student at the Indoor Games will be held Feb. the center divider and Hipped University of Oregon; 15; and Jennifer, 7. Janice, i 22 in the San Diego Arena. Sporis onto its left side in the westbound lanes. Monthly civic discussion group planned Chamber launches action committees Chamber of Commerce directors today advanced thdr plans fbr 1969, with emphaas on industry and community rdations. They formed several committees, one of «4iidi wiU launch a "60-minute forum" of dvic interests to meet once a month. The forum idea, credited to Donald D. Haskefi and William E. Ned, win become a real force in the community on year. At this morning's break-.;T. Hartzell and Larry Myers, tain streams may provide the ? fast held at Griswold's restau-ilhis was described by Bcrres- ""'J' permanent means of con- .S rant, he shared with his new m-ford as more of a team than trolling surplus water^ This was i dustrial chairman. Berresford,;a committee, to accomplish spe-,fJu'^t'™ L eff^tiv'Se^ of S the announcement of personnel and amUtious plans. cifie objectives at Uie top levd.j building a levee along the San- 3 Chresten M. Knudsen, Larry ta Ana river after it has left Z Today, they announced, a new; Myers and William F. Blatnick the mountains. A series of high- 2 industrial advisory team will will direct visitations to exist- er check dams, such as have 3 make its debut Attending their;mg local industry, which Pier-;been built near the headwaters J first meeting with Berresfordjson said would try to show the | of West End streams, may be x will be the executives of sever- city's appreciation of its various'the only long-range solution, said ^ al leading industries: March 18. it was planned. This I A. Stevenson. Rhule Bdl. John date was chosen for Uie first oflFidding. Jay WaUdns, Charles monthly discussion hours, 7:30,Knabusdi and H. Price Tbcker. to 8:30 a.m., at the Board of Realtors builifing. AU dvic groups will be contacted, said HaskeU. wiUi the hope flut Uie leadmg issues of Uie day may be met by representative opmion and action, meetings wiU be on the third Tuesday each month. Ha^ and Ned have feUow committeemen in Wanda Hale, Robert Schrader. Guay P. WU- son and G. Edgar Berresfoid. Eocoaragement of industry, jinduding estabfishments already here, was stated bsr Preddent Ocmald S. Piersoa as one of his; Iprime purposes for tlw Their group, gathering at 4 p.m. today at the Country dub wiUi Chamber of Commerce officers, win deal wiUi Uie posabOities of attracting oUier sdect industries to Redlands, indndiag some already known to the executives. Pietson said Uiat Mayor Waldo F. Burrou^ and City Man-I ager R. P.~Merritt Jr., would give their personal attention to governmental agencies, whose cooperation may be enlisted in the industrial program. An industrial action committee was named: Leroy Banshcr- fer. C Bert Milier. Josept William \ enterprises. Arthur Gregory Jr., wiU continue as chairman of an industrial development commiUee, dealing with prospects in the same manner as bdore, said Fierson. R. William Martens wtU serve as tte chamber's representative to meetings of the dty council, said the president Larry l^terman and James Break. Beckord voiced high hopes of obtaining fimds for flood control through federal agendes, m- cluding the soil conservation service, which he thought might become engaged in check dam construction. He said San Timoteo canyon, whwe a fire-ravaged area produced heavy erosion in recent flooding, would be a logical place to begin such L. Mundy, representing the Jay-ja contrd system, cees, earned applause for Uie The thought of diverting the Miss Redlands program, which Mill Creek Zanja to the Santa is raising scholarship funds for Ana river at a high point, such its contestants. |as Wabash avenue, was reject- Flood contrd needs got con-!ed by the Army Corps of En- Enarson, Lany Hcndon. mUiamj siderable aUention, with County supervisor Donald C. Beckord «eing that heavy construetiai m the upper readies of monn- gmeers because the route is too S flat said Be<^wd. Instead, he S said, Uie present Redlands boul- ^ evard route wiU be maintained. _z

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