Del Rio News Herald from Del Rio, Texas on April 25, 1971 · Page 7
Get access to this page with a Free Trial

Del Rio News Herald from Del Rio, Texas · Page 7

Publication:
Location:
Del Rio, Texas
Issue Date:
Sunday, April 25, 1971
Page:
Page 7
Start Free Trial
Cancel

KSSSSSS Guadalupe Festival Today DEL RIO (TEXAS) NEWS-HERALD. Sunday, April 25, 1971-7A Members o*f Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Parish are inviting the community to join them today in the celebration of their annual Spring Festival. A barbecued chicken dinner will be served from 12 noon until 3 p.m. in the Cafeteria, across the street from Guadalupe Church. Colorful entertainment will be presented on the sta^e for the enjoyment of diners. Various games and booths will be open on school grounds during the afternoon and evening. There will be a cake walk, a fish stand, rides and all the traditional carnival attractions for young and did alike. Hamburgers, foods and refreshments will be available on the grounds later in the afternoon. There will be strolling musicians, singers and dancers to add color. The festival will be climaxed Sunday night with the announcement of award winners. Marcus Villareal is serving as general chairman, coordinating the efforts of hundreds of parishioners who are working to present the festival which will benefit Our Lady of Guadalupe School. Leo Cardenas' Book Available at Library TRUMPETTRIO—Rehearsing for the trumpet trio to be presented at the annual spring concert of Del Rio High School Band andjhe Junior High School musical organization are, left, John Schnase, a junior student,who is the son of~MF.~and Mrs. Ronald G. Schnase; Mario Morales, son of Mr. and Mrs. Pedro G. Morales, also a junior; and Travis Kessler, a sophomore whose parents are Mr. and Mrs. Walter Kessler. Jhey will play Buglers' Holiday.'' (DRHS Photo). Del Rio High Band Spring Concert Set fOR DANCE AT LAFB Junior Officers Invite Coeds Here (EDITOR'S NOTE: The books reviewed below are available at the Val Verde County Library, Washington at Spring.) RETURN TO RAMOS by Leo Cardenas, Del Rio-born author, is a compelling story which takes us into East Texas, where we make the acquaintance of a spirited Chicano family. When Juan Jose Ramos and his family return home to Ramos after picking cotton in West Texas, they find their teen-aged daughter Chita leading a school boycott, protesting the manner in which their baseball sweetheart is chosen -- the students want to elect their own , sweetheart, rather than have the teachers choose their favorite. At first Juan Jose argues that the children are wrong....because the students are protesting, the Anglos are denying work to their parents. But gradually Chita's militant activities draw the parents into participating in the boycott. At a meeting of the school board and parents, we are afforded some intimate glimpses into the dignity and problems of migrant workers. Leo Cardenas was bom in Del Rio, attended San Felipe High School (where he started the school newspaper and was senior class president), and graduated from the University of Texas with a Bachelor of Jpumalism degree. He began his career with the Del Rio News-Herald and was later assistant city editor of the San Antonio Express. He is now employed in the media division of the Community Relations Service of the federal government in Dallas. NAOMI BREWER n» Ut ttr (ritttr S»r*, .. SUPPORT TRASH ROUND-UP WEEK APRIL 26-MAY 1 TEXAS HIGHWAY OEPUTMfNT The Del Rio High School sweepstakes band will present its annual spring concert Thursday, along with the Junior High band and the high school stage band. Appearing at the Del Rio High School gym at 7:30 p.m., the bands will present a variety of musical numbers from concert style to rock. First on stage will be the Del Rio Junior High band with concert and popular numbers including "Days of Glory," "Gardens of Spain," "Aire for Band" and "Twenty-Five or Six to Four." Following the junior high band, during intermission, the high school stage band 'will play a variety of selections from popular and rock music. The high school sweepstakes band will present a grand finale to the concert with the three pieces they played for concert competition in Fredericksburg, "Adagio and Allegro," "Korean Variations" and "La Oreja de Oro." Their competition performance earned them the title of sweepstakes band in Region 11 University Interscholastic League, along with two other AAA district schools, Kerrville and Fredericksburg. An extra treat is in store for the concert-goers when the high school 'trumpet trio presents their version of Buglers' Holiday." Juniors Mario Morales and John Schnase and sophomore Travis Kessler make up the trio. Admission to the concert is 50 cents for adults and 25 cents for students, and the public is invited to attend. College coeds will >be special guests at a dance the Laughlin Air Force Base Junior Officer Council has scheduled for May 1 at the base Officers' Club. . Capt. James F. Clark has charge of the Saturday event. A number of young women from Southwest Texas State University in San Marcos will be invited to the dance, Captain Clark said. "Eighty or so girls from Del Rio will also be invited." A letter is being sent to residents in the officer housing area on base requesting accommodations for the San Marcos girls, the project officer said. The number of responses will determine how many girls can be invited. The dance will feature the "Latin Tones" from San Antonio. They are regular performers at the Ft. Sam Houston Officers Open Mess. Among the_.„ activities planned for the SWTSU girls will be a tour of the base, Del Rio and Ciuadad Acuna. A social has also been slated for the afternoon. The Laughlin Junior Officer Council recently elected a new board of officers to serve for the coming year. First Lt. Otto T. Wright was elected by the membership to serve as the chairman of the council. Other officers are Capt. Michael D. Hohl, vice-chairman; and 1st Lt. Kenneth R. Krieger, recorder. Capt. Joseph S. Sechler. 3645th Student Squadron, will continue to serve as advisor for the council. The JOC is made up of junior officers representing the various base organizations. The Laughlin council meets on the first Wednesday of each month. All junior officers are invited to attend. Adult Fare Holds Screens This Week Adult entertainment will fill the screens at the Del Rio theaters most of this week, with three R rated shows at the Gay 90 Drive-in, and another show at the Rita Theater. "Brewster McCloud," which opens at the Rita Theater Sunday for a three-day run and at the Gay 90 Wednesday, for four days, reunites director Robert Altman, with seven actors from his highly-successful "M.A.S.H.," including stars Bud Cort, Sally Kellerman and Michael Murphy. "The Night Visitor," a suspense drama starring Trevor Howard, Liv Ullman, Per Oscarsson and Max von Sydow, and directed by_Laslo Benedek, will open at the Rita Wednesday. This "captivating thriller" is rated GP. Stanley Kramer is the producer and director of "R.P.M.," starring Anthony Quinn, Ann Margaret and Gary Lockwood, which will open Sunday at the Gay 90 Drive-In along with "Rebel Rousers," starring Bruce Derm and Diane Ladd. "R.P.M." is a bold film about the violent upheaval on America's campuses. "3 Into 2 Won't Go" is an R rated picture which will open at the Gay 90 Wednesday with "Brewster McCloud." Two Spanish language films will be featured at the Texas Theater Sunday. They are "Vuelve el Ojo de Vidrio" and "El Ojo de Vidrio." FRONTIER QUEEN CANDIDATES-Candidates for the title of Frontier Fair Queen in Brackettville include this group, made up of Cherri Schafer, seated left, Rachel Munoz and Debbie Freeman, and standing in the same order, Nellie Payne and Cheryl Tidwell. The winner will be crowned at the close of the fair Way 8 in Brackettville. Miss Schafer represents Beta .Sigma Phi Sorority; she is the daughter of Richard Schafer and is a freshman at Brackett High School. Miss Munoz's mother is Mrs. Paula Munoz and wilt represent the Social Club. Miss Freeman's parents are Mr. and Mrs. Bob Freeman; a freshman, she represents the Rotary Club. Miss Payne is a senior student at Brackett High School, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Johnny Payne, and she represents the Babe Ruth League. Miss Tidwell's parents are Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Tidwell. She is a sophomore student in Brackett High School and represents the Lions Club. Votes are a penny' each. Charlie Koch is chairman of the contest and the coronation will be the last event on the program May 8 at the Frontier Fair Grounds in Brackettville. '\'#:? The Glass Menagerie Opening Set at Base "The Glass Menagerie" will open , officially May 4 at Laughlin Air Force Base and all military members are invited to attend. Now, what's the Glass Menagerie? Lau g htin's newest entertainment activity, a coffee house, is well on its way to completion, according to Chaplain (Capt), Philip E. Halstead, supervisor for the project. And the name for the coffee house? "The Glass Menagerie,"'was picked from 203 entries in the " Name-the-cof fee-house" which began a couple of weeks ago in the Border Eagle. '' AlC Ken Ellis, a legal specialist in trie Judge Advocate office, submitted the winning name and received the $25 cash prize offered. The "Glass, Menagerie" "is also looking for talent to perform at the coffee house. It will be open Tuesday nights from 7:30-11:30 p.m. RITA Now Showing 746 S. Main AMALIATUERO Moyle Star MR.MARABU DUETO AGWLA y SOL From Colombia From Mexico City Apr 24 til May 2 Presents 2 FLOOR SHOWS NIGHTLY - 9:30 p.m. & 12:30 a.m. THEATRE, RESTAURANT • BAR Dancing Music from 5 p.m. til 2 a.m. FRIDAY THRU SUN. COVER CHARGE $1 PER PERSON r FOR TWO FLOOR SHOWS COMBO COLONIAL LOS ARABES BAND MONDAY - THRU - THURSDAY Cover Charge 50 c per person (U.S.) COMBO COLONIAL £ LOS ARAB.ES BAND CARLOS MO RETTI.M.C. From Mexico City KENS-TV 5-CBS 9 10 00 Tom & Jerry 15 30 TV Forum 00 Lamp Unto My Feet 15 30 Look Up & Live 00 Camera 3 15 30 Face the Nation 11 12 1 2 00 Youth Speaks 15 '^ 30' On the Spot 00 Goren Stars 15 vs the Aces 30 00 Stanley Cup 15 30 3 4 00 15 30 00 15 30 The Monroes' 5 6 00 15 30 Animal World 00 Jim Thomas 15 30 CBS News 00 Lassie 15 " 30 Hogan's Heroes umicno raquitw tct P»r«nt or Adult Gu«r4lin MIRADOR los Presidentes Something else"f rom the director of M*A*S*H PANAVtS10N'arx3 METROCOLOR GAY 90 Restaurant B.O. OPENS 8:00 mcrfuerto Under lBr«quirt»«eeomp*Bylng . P*r*nl or Adgll Ouwdlwi Hwy. 90 East 775-4541 OPENING ROUSERS AltO ITAAMIMO BRUCE DERN **o DIANE LADD JACK NICHOLSON of "EASV MIDI ft • base of A mis tad r Reasonable ~» ERICH SEGALjTv^'STANLEY KRAMER M 00 Ed Sullivan 15 30 1 00 Glenn Campbell : 15 : 30 :" . 00 Jackie Gleason 15 30 I 00 Channel 5 Kept 15 30 M.Griffin Show KSAT-TV 2-ABC Community Report Oral Roberts Johnny Quest Chattanooga Bullwinkle •i Discovery Community Chapel Opinion Directions > | Issues & Answers NBA Basketball Trenton 200 Races Tournament of Champs News, Weather & Sports The FBI Sun. Nite Movie "Branded" 12-Star Final 11 Sunday Nite Movie WOAI-TY 4-NBC Meet the Professor >» Good News Church Service Time for Timothy i» * Morn. Movietime 'Gunpoint' » Meet the Press 11 TV-4 Jobs Drugs in Texas Marguerite Piazza Story ,4-Star Movie "Giant of Metropolis' Minority Forum Walt Disney Bill Cosby Show Bonanza The Bold Ones News 11 Tonight MONDAY TV OOCapt Kangaroo 15 " 30 " * 00 GAlloping 15 Gourmet 30 Hillbillies ,00 Family Affair 15 30 Love of Life 00 Where Heart Is 15 » 30 Search for 60 Noon News 15 Our Town 30 World Turns 00 Sptendored Thing 15 ;> 30 Guiding Light 00 Secret Storm 15 ••' "• / '! 30 Edge of Night OOGoroer pyle 15 SOPopeye oo U " 30 Liicv Show Morning Movie Mantrap 11 That Girl Bewitched 11 World Apart All My Children Let's Make a Deal Newlywed Game i» Dating Game General Hospital One Life to Live Dark Shadows \ " Dick Van Dyke Afternoon Movie • Today Dinah's Place 11 Concentration Sale of the Century ii Hollywood Squares Jeopardy Midday News The Who, What Same Memory Game Days of our Lives n The Doctors Another World if Phil Donahue Stump the Stars Big Valley KWEX-TV (3) S u N D A Y Frente a la Vida Voces del Seminario Teatro Fantastico Toros La Frontera Domingos Alegres Ensalada de Locos Musical Ossart »i Revista Musical Cine Premier Teatro Familiar KIRN-TV Sesame Street ••' Misterrogers' »» Animals What's New i> Feminine Fitness Speaking Freely Chicago Festival Science & Society Film nine Fitness I High. Sing Low Feminine it Sing High. —» —.. _...._»?._ Misterrogerv, KWEX-TV PROGRAMMING

What members have found on this page

Get access to Newspapers.com

  • The largest online newspaper archive
  • 11,100+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
  • Millions of additional pages added every month

Try it free