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Page 18 Garden City Telegram Thursday, December 1, 1977 Jimmy's House By FRANK CORMIER Associated Press Writer WASHINGTON (AP) - President Carter has enthusiastically embraced Camp David, Md., as a private weekend hideaway, with emphasis on privacy. Carter has told aides he wants no public announcements when friends and associates visit him there unless he is holding a business meeting. During the long Thanksgiving weekend, therefore, the White House announced that Secretary of State Cyrus Vance went to Camp David to brief Carter on the chief diplomat's recent Latin American tour. But there was no announcement of the fact that three top White House assistants, Jody Powell, Zbigniew Brzezinski and Frank Moore, spent much of the weekend there with their families. In fact, after a reporter learned that the trio and their kin were bound for Camp David, an aide to press secretary Powell conferred with her boss, then called the reporter to say the information was in error. Since a press secretary's credibility is perhaps his greatest assel, this raised reporlorial eyebrows. Questioned about the matter, Powell contended there had been a misunderstanding rather than any intent to lie. It is known that Powell is under considerable pressure from Carter to keep the weekend guest lists secret. The press secretary once told a reporter the president looks on Camp David as an extension of his private living quarters at the White House, where the comings and goings of personal guests rarely are recorded. There are limits on the openness of any administration, and Carter's is no exception. While the president and his associates were wrestling this week with plans for a Middle East summit in Cairo, a delicate operation to be sure, State Department sources were leaking the fact that Carter had decided to send a U.S. representative to the talks. When Powell saw one such report, he stormed, "Can't those guys over there ever keep their mouths "shut!" When Powell read that the president's evangelist sister, Ruth Carter Stapleton, had brought Hustler publisher Larry Flynt to God, he cracked, "Now that she has warmed up on the easy ones, she can go to work on Billy." The president himself once joked that if the First Baptist Church of Plains, Ga., banned beer drinkers, brother Billy Carter would try to attend services the next Sunday — just to prove he could do it. No need to add that kid brother is not a churchgoer. More fun and games: A man waiting for an appointment with a Carter aide read aloud a crossword puzzle clue: "A president who was not elected." The man presumably knew the answer, former President Gerald Ford. But that did not stop a White House secretary from suggesting Hamilton Jordan, Carter's principal assistant. Russians Leave Field Clear Economic Index Climbs By BARRY SCHWE1D Associated Press Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — By turning down Egypt's invitation to attend preliminary peace talks, the Russians have left a clear field to the United States to resume its role of principal mediator between the Arabs and Israel. But the Carter administration is so lukewarm to President Anwar Sadat's bold diplomatic initiative that there is little likelihood of Washington seizing the opportunity. Administration policymakers remain convinced that lasting peace cannot be achieved in the Middle East without Moscow's participation. They are reluctant, therefore, to adopt the tactics employed by former Secretary of State Henry A. Kissinger — keep the Russians on the sidelines while forging agreements based on mutual trust of the United States. Also, these White House and State Department officials want to concentrate on a comprehensive settlement to be negotiated wth Syria, which is flirting with Arab "rejection- APNews Analysis ists," who won't even the accept the fact of Israel's existence, and creating a Palestinian homeland. This course to Geneva is barred by procedural obstacles the administration believes can be cleared only with Russian assistance. And leading U.S. officials are reluctant to risk deepened divisions in the Arab world by aggressively supporting Egypt's overtures to Israel. So, as Sadat goes further out on a limb, the administration consults with the Soviets on a high level, publicly urges on them a "constructive role" and, with no real enthusiasm, allows that direct talks between Egypt and Israel could be "useful." Unheeded is the advice of now private citizen Kissinger to go it alone, without the Russians. "I do not think the Soviet Union is necessary to bring matters beyond this point," he said after Sadat's unprecedented Nov. 19 mission to Jerusalem. "I would cer- tainly not emphasize the position of the Soviet Union at this point. It isn't necessary." There is considerable evidence, meanwhile, that Sadat launched his peace campaign partly out of concern over an enlarged Soviet role in the Middle East. The joint U.S.- Soviet statement Oct. 1 building up the Russians distressed the Egyptain leader about as much as Israel was upset by its recognition of Palestinian "legitimate rights." Sadat long ago expelled Russian military advisers from his country, casting his -lot with the United States, who he frequently said, held "99 percent of the cards." Now, with Sadat's dramatic opening to Israel, undertaken with negligible notice to the United States, the dynamics of Middle East diplomacy may have changed so radically that Washington could not assume its old matchmaker mantle even if it wanted to. After 29 years of icy hostility and four wars, Egypt and Israel are finally dealing directly with each other. Sadat says he is still seeking an overall settlement involving the parties, but that he will move ahead independently if they do not participate. Getting used to direct negotiations, Egypt and Isral could reduce the U.S. mediator role to that of message carrier and interested bystander. We have floor plan's to suit all your needs and all sizes of families. Our homes range from $40,000-$80,000. Come by and we will work with you to build a home that fits your budget and lifestyle. , , Call i 276-7938. WASHINGTON (AP) — The partment said. government index designed to predict future economic trends rose in October for the fourth consecutive month, the Commerce Department said today. The index of leading indicators increased 0.7 percent, after rising 0.4 percent in September, 1.7 percent in August and 0.1 percent in July, the de- PASTEL PORTRAITS FOR CHRISTMAS $15.00 By Appointment 275-5116 Dorothy Sullivan: Artist Despite the increase, contracts and orders for plants and equipment declined for the month. Economists have been counting on business plans to expand to keep the economy improving. The over-all increase was mildly encouraging, but fell short of the increases of 2 to 3 percent per month which followed the 1974-75 recession. Among indicators contributing to the increase were a longer average work week, a lower layoff rate, rising prices for sensitive products, the money supply, new factory * * R * H g suret D the prescription shop 602 N. 7th Garden City S2.98 Value 100 VITAMIN (. Tablets . 500 mg. J $1 94 81.25 Value CEPACOL Troches 68 C s 87.98 Value 50 Natural VITAMIN E ^ , 1000 Units • 81.79 Vulue MYC1TRAUN Ointment 97< A physical check-up, made while you're well, can keep you that way! See your doctor. See us for medicines. All Insulin Sold At Cost 1 DRIVE-IN WINDOW FOR DELIVERY orders, building permits and increased liquid assets. Depressing the index, besides orders for plants and equipment, were falling stock prices. Speed of delivery by vendors was unchanged. The report also showed that September was a slightly better month than previously calculated. Th° department revised the c °otember increase up-.vai from 0.3 percent to 0 4 percent, based on new information. The index stood at 133.8 in October, meaning that economic activity appeared to be 33.8 percent higher than in the base period of 1967. The Carter administration is counting on an improvement in the economy in the fourth quarter to keep unemployment from getting worse. The nation's output grew at an annual rate of 4.7 percent in the third quarter after rises of nearly 7 percent in the first half, and economists are looking at the economy's winter performance to see if a tax cut will be needed next year. Contributing most to the October increase was a rise in the money supply, which can mean more spending by consumers and businesses but can also mean increased inflation. Building permits also showed a big increase, as the construction industry was finishing one of its best years on record. However, the decline in plant and equipment contracts was 0.5 percent, a sharp drop in the monthly index. Economists figure that consumer spending probably has peaked and that only investments by businesses can create enough jobs. Television Special Tonight CINCINNATI BILLY GRAHAM CRUSADE with Cliff Barrows and the Crusade Choir... Gospel Singer, Geo. Beverly Shea SPECIAL GUEST NORMAZIMMER Subject: What Does it Mean to be Saved? 7:00 p.m. KGLDTV ch. 11 Know Your Telegram Carrier Route l Kevin Kauffman 311 Washington 275-6085 Route 2 JeffSigsbee 7016th 276-2255 Route 3 Dale Harms 8086th 276-6498 Route 4 Valerie Gibbs 505 Hazel 276-8578 Route 5 Gary Davis 60312th 276-2543 Route 6 Coleen Burgardt 20111th 275-5240 Route 7 Chuck Gonzales 204 S. 6th 276-7207 Routes Gregg Dawson 1409 "B" St. 275-6898 Route 9 Shirley Simon 61012th 275-6001 Route 10 Mike Weaver 1208 Laurel 275-5234 Route 11 Mark McCartney 1108 Chestnut 276-2205 Route 12 Sherri Smith 610 N. 2nd 275-1279 Route 13 Victor Dryden 708 2nd 275-4049 Route 14 Chad Elliott 1703 Main 276-7582 Route 15 Preston Martin 709 Saf ford 276-8375 Route 16 Debbie Cruz 310 N. 12th 276-6439 Route 17 Tony Mitchell 60612th 275-6063 Route 18 Chuck Bender 1606 "A" 276-6933 Route 19 Mary Moore 2107 "C" St. 276-6233 Route 20 Patricia Kash 16116th 276-7102 Route 21 Chris Collazo Apt. 50 Lane C 275-7695 Collection Time Now You cut help me (and I know you will) with my training as • young business person. The newspaper I deliver to your home is bought at wholesale and retailed to you. The profits I make are made after I collect from you each month. I certainly appreciate your promptness in paying when I call to collect. — Y«ur T«l«gram Carrltr Notice to Subscribers: Telegram carriers have been notified to supply customers with monthly collection cards. Do not pay carrier if you do toot have collection card, or he does not have collection card. Pay by check if possible. Make all checks payable to The Garden City Telegram. If you have questions call Circulation Department 275-7105. The Garden City Telegram Route 22 Carl Richards 505 Summit 276-6665 Route 23 Rudy Hernandez 2117 "B" 276-6847 Route 24 Jamie Davis 906 Saf ford 276-7713 Route 25 Curtis Gross 408 Davis 275-6246 Route 26 Junior Collazo Lane C Apt. 50 275-7695 Route 27 Laura Groseclose Greenbriar Apts. 275-1035 Route 28 Scott Carlson 128 Meadowlark 275-3749 Route 29 Kyle Elliott 1703 Main 276-7582 Route 30 Emmy Frazier 1224 Ridgewood 275-5158 Route 31 ' Missy Beltran 12089th 276-8335 Route 32 KentGraber 708 E. Fair 276-7953 Route 33 Cole Mason 16047th 275-6253 Route 34 Danny Skinner 906 Thompson 276-3185 Route 35 Sheila McKedy 706 E. Thompson 275-5663 Route 36 Jeff Jones 1618 Jan 275-4931 y Route37 Sonya Bowlby 1607 "C" 276-8359 Route 38 Kevin Sperry 1609 W.Campbell 276-6970 Route 39 Matthew Powell 209 E. thompson 276-8382 Route 40 Roseann Munoz 201 S. 10th 275-5658 Route 41 Jon & Tod Miller IMSMmsofl 275-9179 Route 42 Becky Meyers 605 W. Fair 275-9381 Route 43 Neil Reith 1709Parkwood 276-2464 Route 44 Sabrina Shingleton 1714 Old Manor 275-4270 Route 45 Rex Gower Route 1 275-1814 Route 46 Mark Berg 1211 Ridgewood 275-4688 Route 47 Susan Johnsons 1615 llth 276-8071 Route 48 Brenda Rosenau 170110th 276-2882 Route 49 Jeff Mock 2318 "B" 275-4416 Route 50 Darrell Daniels 2010 Arapaho 275-5442 Route 51 Dan Farris 2607 "C" St. 276-2050 Route 52 Nancy Waslnger 903 Fair 2764317 Deerfieldl Rory Lopez 426-6706 Deerfieldll ' Mike Arbogast Box 94 426-6616 Dighton, 1-M Yvette Moore 641 Long Street 397-5864 Dighton 2-M SherrillShay 203 N. 4th 397-5858 Holcomb I Maria Wasson 276-8649 Holcomb II Mike Blackburn 275-5224 Lakin I Randy Robertson 355-6011 Lakin IV Brad Elliott 355-6568 Lakin III Steve Robertson 355-6011 Lakin II Harold Capps 355-6010 Leoti I Steven & Danny Weilert 375-4459 Leoti II Danny Scott 375-2782 Satanta I Terry Troutt Box 735 649-2524 Satanta II Robert Small Satanta, Box 128 649-2309 Satanta Larry Winters Hugoton City Service 657-2961 Scott I TerriOhlemeier 903 Jackson 872-3139 , Scott II Nathan Kaczor 1006 Church 872-2592 Scott City III Debby Stark 1202 Elizabeth 872-2572 Scott IV GregSigurdson 403 Hunter Rd 872-3795 Scott V Kyle Dunston 1403 College 872-3330 Sublette I Carlin Maxwell Box 451 675-2604 Syracuse I Marcia Helfrich Syracuse 384-7816 Syracuse II Open MarkWhitfteld Syracuse III 384-7711 Kalen Baldwin Syracuse IV 384-747 Ulysses I Russell Ballard 356-4450 Ulysses II Darin Grauberger 1005 Arapahoe 356-3348 Ulysses III Sherry Kliewer 1021 W. 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