Garden City Telegram from Garden City, Kansas on November 22, 1977 · Page 12
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Garden City Telegram from Garden City, Kansas · Page 12

Garden City, Kansas
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Tuesday, November 22, 1977
Page 12
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I'upe 12 Garden City Telegram Tuesday, November 22, 1977 TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - An interim ways and means committee recommended for approval Monday a plan for Plan Has State Paying for Unified Court System having the state assume the total cost of funding the unified court system within four years. 8 TRACK TAPES WHOLESALE & RETAIL A FINE SELECTION OF WESTERN-EASY LISTENING POPULAR-CLASSICAL-ROCK MODERN RADIO-T.V. SERVICE Your Zenith Sales & Service Dealer Serving Western Kansas Kor 30 Years ED COX-OWNER 626 N. 8TH GARDEN CITY. KS. 275-5251 FRANK E. WHITE Competent Concern When You Need It trust in is You can put your . . . our reputation based on dignity and good taste. We care . . . - White 620 N. Main ome 276-2364 Cost of the plan would be $10.28 million more than Kansas now pays for support of the court system, but would be spread over the next four fiscal years, for an average additional cost to the state of $2.75 million each year. Under the plan, the state eventually would assume full burden for paying the salaries of district judges and nonjudi- cial personnel of the court system. The state also would claim the court fees which now go to the counties to help defray cost of the courts. The decision recommending the court funding plan was not unanimous. Rep. Richard L. Harper, R- Fort Scott, objected to the plan, and said he thinks the people were sold "a pig in a poke" when they voted on and approved the judicial reform constitutional amendment in 1974 which paved the way for the unified court system. Harper said he would introduce in the session opening today, CONSERVE ENERGY-CUT HEATING COSTS NOW IS THE TIME TO PREPARE YOUR HOME FOR WINTER! >*'*«•» • Save Energy! • Save Money! Our Easy Home Loans Will Help You • See Us Today! hitch your star to our wagon! Tl —TH_ .JDI- ^MM Kansas and Center 2754229 in January a resolution calling for another constitutional amendment "to give control of our courts back to the people." Harper said under the new unified court system, the entire court structure is controlled by a small group of judges and lawyers, who are perhaps more political than was the old system which was eliminated when judges were elected. "I'm opposed to spending any more money on the court system," Harper said in opposing the state assumption of the costs of that system. "What we need is a constitutional amendment to give control back to the people. "If we put a proposition on the ballot to eliminate the unified court system, I don't think there is any doubt it would pass. All we're doing now is giving them big pay increases and freezing them into office. "I know I'll get a lot of flak from the attorney members of the Legislature, but I think the Hospital ADMISSIONS at St. Catherine Elmer M. Bennette, 1905 "B" Charles E. Ball, 709 N. 6th Troy Don Brown, Sublette Annetta M. Cannon, 712 Safford Albert A. Hay den, Ulysses Alice Louise Juarez, 901 N. 4ih Robert W. Lange, 2229 Center Dardanella E. McMichael, Meadowlark Trailer Park Elta M. Mickel, Towner, Colo. Norman H. Parker, Alamola Harry F. Roenfeldt, 2517 N. 7th Claudia M. Rousselle, Johnson Pedro Sanchez, 710 St. John Claudine C. Shelton Jr., Liberal Ruda E. South, 2401 N. Main Kalherine Wilson, Leoti Viola F. Greathouse, 901 Lyle DISMISSALS Alice Baker, Satanta Betty Garcia and baby boy, 1601 E. Laurel In Garden City Mrs. Cedric Ken and baby boy, S. Star Rl. Mrs. David Hilsman, Davison, Mich. Beverly Huber, 2400 Lincoln Mrs. Norbert K. Irsik and baby girl, Ingalls Sharea Martinez, 405 N. 2nd Pricscilla Mendez, 705 Ida Connie E. Mere, Meadowlark Park Verne Miller, Sublette Mrs. Frank Otereo and baby girl, H and H Trailer Village Mrs. Bill Thomas, Pierceville Mrs. Ralph M. Wilson, Bristol, Colo. Courts POLICE Fined — Norman Church, Holcomb, open container of beer, $25. Marshall Rose, 2106 "A", carrying concealed weapon, $100, resisting arrest, $30, and disorderly conduct, $30. Faye Rose, 2106 "A", disorderly conduct, $30, and use of profane language, $30. Francisco Ruiz Jr., 205 S. 6th, open container of beer and parked in traffic lane, $25. Terry Bardgett, 1706 E. Spruce, curfew violation, $15. Joe Smith, Rt. 1, discharging firearm in city limits, $30. Larry Watson, 911 Conkling, open container of beer, $15. Accidents City — Friday, Nov. 18, 10:49 p.m., 4th and Laurel, car driven by Linda Lane, Rt. 1, (major damage), and pickup truck driven by Leona Huber, 504 Chesterfield, (extensive damage). people bought a pig in a poke and I think they deserve a chance to speak on it again now that they see what they got." The proposal to have the state assume payment of the court system calls for an annual 7 percent salary increase for the judicial personnel, including merit pay and cost-of- living increases. Under the proposal, the state would begin in fiscal year 1979 paying the entire salaries of the district court judges, including the local county supplements the judges in the larger counties now receive. The state also would assume next fiscal year paying 35 percent of the costs of the non- judicial personnel, then in- Traveling Art Show at DIGHTON — "American Artists' Views of America," a traveling art show, opens Saturday at the Lane County Historical Museum. The exhibit is organized and produced by the University of Kansas Museum of Art and the Division of Continuing Education. This exhibit will present various opinions and interpretations of art. There are 12 themes through which artists convey their impressions of American life. The topics covered include such subjects as cultural heroes, women, politics, war, water, and childhood. This temporary exhibit will be on display until Dec. 14. It is part of a program that includes a different exhibit every month. The museum is open Tuesday through Sunday, 1-5 p.m. crease that to 50 per cent in fiscal year 1980, to 75 percent in 1981 and to 100 per cent in fiscal 1982. FRANK'S STEAMWAY CARPET & UPHOLSTERY CLEANING Frank Musquiz Call 276 3737 P.W.P/s Texas Manor Fruitcakes For Thanksgiving Call Roses House of Flowers 276-3622 * **•*• * * * * •*• Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday November 28,29 & 30 KING SIZE WiUET CREATIVE COLOR POR1MIIS FOR ONLY T>\ Kodak paper. For a Good Look at the Times of Your Life. ^Br^aK s%^*^* pKta S s *V s fix «&**?£ *^** Extra W Charge for GROUPS WE USE KODAK PAPER HI MtniKS (UN Of MMOM. CUMM, PU. NOH UO All IK unu N» MM»UW LOW HKIII SHUGART C M/HI/,. IB ! S ?mk ^1 *wiuF M PHOTOS IBSON'S DISCOUNT CiNTIK Keep your car conditioned for the long run... Catch these tire and car service values • •. Polyester cord snow tires SHOW BITER Famous "you go thru ice, mud and snow" tread gets you through winter's rough spots. Polyester cord body provides strength and a smooth ride. Compact and import car sizes included. NO TRADE-IN NEEDED SIZE 6.00-12 6.15/155-13 A78-13 B78-13 C78-13 6.45-14 C78-14 E78-14 F78-14 BLACK $25.00 25.00 20.00 28.00 29.00 26.00 30.00 32.00 34.00 F.E.T. $1.47 1.40 1.73 1.82 1.97 1.73 2.01 2.23 2.37 SIZE G78-14 H78-14 F78-15 G78-15 H78-15 L78-15 5.60-15 6.00-15L 6.85-15 BLACK $35.00 37.00 35.00 37.00 38.00 40.00 24.00 29.00 30.00 F.E.T. $2.53 2.73 2.40 2.59 2.79 3.09 1.70 1.77 1.82 White wall-addS 2-$ 4 NO TRADE-IN NEEDED FIBERGLASS BELTED RADIAL Match your front radials with these new rugged Fiberglass belted winter radials. They're designed to give super winter traction and long wear at reasonable prices. WHITE SIZE AR78-13 BR78-13 DR78-14 ER78-14 FR78-14 PRICE S41.00 37.00 46.00 48.00 50.00 F.E.T. $1.84 2.00 2.27 2.41 2.54 SIZE GR78-14 FR78-15 GR78-15 HR78-15 LR78-15 PRICE $52.00 51.00 55.00 56.00 62.00 F.E.T. $2.69 2.51 2.79 2.96 3.28 4-PLY POLYESTER CORD Deluxe Champion® as low as This wide strong tire is smooth and easy on the road. A78-.13 Blackwall is S1.72 F.E.T. and old tire. "A" size 5-rib design. SIZE B78-13 C78-14 078-14 E78-14 F78-14 BLACK $22.95 23.95 24.95 26.95 28.95 F.E.T. $1.82 2.01 2.09 2.23 2.37 SIZE G78-14 H78-14 G78-15 H78-15 L78-15 BLACK $29.95 31.95 30.95 32.95 34.95 F.E.T. $2.53 2.73 259 2.79 3.09 All prices plus tax and old tire. Whitcwall add $2 to $3 depending on size. |i SAVE! S COUPON I SAVE! Si! COUPON? GRIPPER SHOCKS If your car jolts on bumpy roads, dives when you come to a stop, or if your tires show irregular wear, it could be lime for new shock absorbers. Famous Monroe Grtpper shocks, the original equipment quality shocks will smooth out your ride and help improve tire wear. Expires 11-30-77 $1 Expires 11-30-77 REAR TRACTION for .PICKUPS. VANS andRVS <£($bu#fo STRUCK TIRES 40 6.70-15 Tube-type Black, 6-ply rating. All prices plus S2.76 to S3.84 F.E.T. exchange. TUBE-TYPE TUBELESS 650-16S42.62 700-14 540.93 700,15 46.67 670-15 44.16 700-16 61.46 70015 50.07 750-16 61.96 650-16 47.02 DLC-100 RETREADS Any size listed TRADE-IN NEEDED! Blackwall Sizes: : p| us42 «to53« Fed. tax expense LUBE & OIL CHANGE This inexpensive, but valuable service is recommended every 4,000 to 7,500 miles for most vehicles. Included are up to 5 quarts of new oil plus a professional chassis lubrication. Jusl call ahead for an appointment. All Cars and LI. Trucks FRIGITONE ANTIFREEZE year'round /'" coolant antifreeze $329 gallon carryout Ethylene-glycol plus effective rust inhibitors will I not evaporate or boil away. 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