Del Rio News Herald from Del Rio, Texas on April 25, 1971 · Page 21
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6B-DEL RIO (TE'XAS) NEWS-HERALD, Sunday. April 25, 1971 i ^ MAXIMUM DISCOUNT Good Fire Record Gives City Credit r t The City of Del Rio has received an increased fire insurance credit rating and has now attained the highest rating BERRY'S WORLD I allowed under state law. Fire Chief W. E. Zorn said Saturday that he has received official notice from the State "OK! OK! I'LL be Red China, and YOU can be the United States!" Bike Rodeo Set at The second annual Bicycle Rodeo, at Laughlin Air Force Base Motorcycle Club, Youth Activities Council of L.A.F.B., and Border Credit Union, is set for May 15. All cyclist planning to attend the event should register their'Wtftcles in advance. Registration will begin at 12 noon, Saturday, at 8084B Kenyon, and continue until 4pm. Sunday, May 2, bicycles may be registered at the same address from 2pm to 5pm. Registration forms require cyclist name, address, grade in school, age, make of bicycle, color of bicycle, bicycle serial number, and fathers name. Entrants are asked to have this information ready to insure proper registration. Base officials have helped tremendously in the acquistion of materials needed to set up the course, and members of the Coyote Dusters and Youth Activities Council have given unselfishly of their time and effort, but only the bicycle riders will determine whether the project succeeds or fails. Frank Hoffman, coordinator stated, "Parents are urged to not only encourage their youngsters to participate, but also to come out with them and provide a cheering section. Not only is it a day of fun, but it can be invaluable to the safety of all bicycle riders," Hoffman declared. "Any further information or questions can be obtained by contacting Hoffman at 298-3223 or calling the Youth Activities office on base," he concluded. Board of Insurance that Del Rio has been accelerated from a 20 per cent fire credit rating to the maximum 26 per cent. "This will be a good year for residents to buy fire insurance," said Zom. "Fire insurance buyers in Del Rio will receive a 25 per cent discount on their fire insurance premiums." he continued. A discount of 25 per cent is the maximum that can be attained by any Texas city, Texas is the only state among the 50 that utilizes the fire record credit-debit system, according to Zorn. The chief said it is possible that, Instead of a city receiving a credit or discount on its fire premiums, it could conceivably be assessed a penalty of up to 15 percent additional premiums for a bad fire loss record. For .example, the City of Fort Worth is charged an additional penalty of 10 per cent due to its fire loss record over the five-year period ending Sept. 30, 1970, With a five-year loss ration of 22 per cent, Del Rio has jumped into its highest fire loss ratio yet. A 24 per cent or less I ratio gives a city a 25 per cent I • good credit towards the Y purchase of fire insurance. I Uvalde Shapes * Plans to Mark { Cinco de Mayo J Special to the News-Herald I UVALDE-An alteration in X the dates set for the Cinco de I Mayo Charrida (Mexican T Rodeo) in Uvalde has been Y announced by Santos Flores * and Adloph Ghappjs—| co-chairmen of the celebration, v The new dates will Be May 8 v and 9, instead of May 1 and 2 $ as previously set. $ The Queen Coronation and $ dance will be held on May 5 as $ originally scheduled. All of the A events will be at the City I Fairgrounds. T Flores and Chapoy, also j co-chairmen of the parade, say j that it is set for 10a.m. v Saturday, May 8. f Del Rio Back When. ......^..^...^mftiSSW^ FROM THE FILES OF THE DEL RIO NEWS—HERALD FIVE YEARS AGO April 25,1966 Supt. P'A' Tanksley was notified that Del Rio Independent School District has been granted $39,330 for a Head Start Project. John Garcia, president of the Del Rio Good Neighbor Committee, announced that 25 men and women from Del Rio will attend the meeting of the International Good Neighbor What's Missing? Antwcr to Pr«»ioui Puzslt ACROSS 1 Alike as two peas ir) a 4 Ring the 8 your food well 12 Lemon 13 Plastic ingredient 14 Military assistant 15 Drunkard 16 Early movie • canine 18 Braided 20 Arboreal homes 21 Actor's hint 22 "Desire Under the n 24 Italian city 26 Ronge 27 Light touch 30 IncuraionSst 32 Canadian capital 34 Turn upside down 35 Tidier 36 of Aquarius 37 What a -! 39 Put your loot forward 40 of kindness 41 Heart (anat.) 42 Glossy fabric 45 Embellished 49 One who voices opposition 51 Fish 52 Malarial fever 53 Minister to 54 Metal 55 Rocky pinnacles 56 Greek god of war 57 Affirmative DOWN 1 . present and future 2 Smell 3 Lawbreaker's nemesis 4 Purse 5 Great Lake 6 One who grants temporary use 7 Pillar labor group 27 Fatherhood 28 Inspires with reverential . fear 8 Walking sticks 29 Small pastry 9 Runs, • errors 10 Redact 11 Skin tumors 17 Lodger, for instance 19 Certain material for footwear 23 Masculine appellation (Pi.) 24 Assam silkworm 25 Warbled 26 Russian 31 Rich fur 33 Small drum 38 One who skates 40 Arachnids 41 Strings 42 Petty quarrel 43 Jason's ship (myth.) 44 Circuitous journey 46 Low sand hill 47 Feminine nickname 48 Low haunts SO Depot (ab.) Council in Monterrey, Mexico. < TEN YEARS AGO 4 April 25, 1961 ^ A joint tourist development ^ committee of the Del Rio and 4 Ciudad Acuna Chambers of t Commerce^ held its i organizational meeting and } elected Hal Hermann of Del ; Rio to serve as vice-president ' and James R. Thacker of Del ] Rio as treasurer. Sponsored by ' the Student Council of the Del < Rio High School and the Del < Rio Junior High School, a drive < has been launched in the Save < the Children Federation < Bundle Days Clothing , Collection. , TWENTY-FIVE YEARS AGO April 25, 1946 The Del Rio High School band, under the direction of ' Edward Trojanowski, will ' present a free concert with a ' varied program in the auditorium at the high school. Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Matkin announce the grand opening of the Vogue Beauty Salon. THIRTY YEARS AGO April 25, 1941 Jack Laughlin of Del Rio has received his wings as a pilot after completing his training in California. W. E. Zorn, custodian of the Moore Park swimming pool, announced its opening for the current season. FORTY YEARS AGO April 25,1931 Sam H. Walk, chairman, and F. W. H. Wehner, secretary, announced an election of officers to be held by the Board of Trustees of the Del Rio Independent School District. The Princess Theater • announces the showing of the famous old "East Lynne" now produced as "talkie . Pictograph Site Gets Protection With no fanfare the Texas Historical Foundation has q.uietly completed arrangements to lease the land containing the Fate Bell Indian rock shelter in Val Verde County, the Texas State Historical Survey Committee reports. By so doing the Foundation has been made able to erect a 1 chain link fence around, the prehistoric pictographs (rock paintings) to afford them protection from vandals. The Survey Committee and Foundation will hold their 1971 annual meetings in Del Rio, Oct. 28-30. l|^^li|0^y^;g4-,:' :: SAVE IO%-2O%-3O% AND MORE .THIS MERCHANDISE MUST GO! 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