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1 iTc leadet 'r eb 1 -'4 7 10 40' i' 4 li fe' i isn't average 4 lifund-Taiser l7A1 ----) Labor of love A beautiful Labor Day IS expected for the area with talr skies and temperatures In the mid-90s Monday's low in low 60sWesther data on Page156 -I A Monday SEPTEMBER 6 1982 Yankee Win 1 favorite at Ruidoso ic )-lil 9 17--- 1111( 0 Monday SEPTEMBER 6 1982 PRICE 25C APIk 4 4-1A- -0P N14---1k Nibr7s30o4441k11100A111114a-1k4rga AIlf 'Flexibility' a sore zoning law The purpose of zoning is to have zoning-use districts with different kinds of uses David Fielding Zoning Commission member By KAREN HASTINGS and MIKE NORMAN Mar-Telegram Writers When Candle Ridge homeowners purchased homes in far southwest Fort Worth some years back they were told the northeast corner of Kingwood Drive and Hu len Street would he developed as a shopping center Nothing too much maybe a dry cluaners a convenience store and some doctors' offices would be included The seven-aere lot bounded on two sides by streets and on two sides by expensive duplexes is one of few zoned "F-commereial" in CandleRidge Homeowners say they need a neighborhood shopping center there But the lot was sold and last month new owners asked the city Plan Commission to approve plans to build a 172-unit apartment complex on the site The proposal was pulled off the commission's agenda planning by allowing developers to circumvent planning decisions on how' the city should grow But developers and builders say cumulative zoning allows them the flexibility to respond to changing land-use needs As the city's first major rewrite of its residential zoning ordinance nears completion "cumulative zoning" has emerged as the last major issue Please see Zoning on Page 2 Under the city's current ordinance zones range from residential through cotnmercial to Industrial "Cumulative zoning" prohibits developers from constructing a commercial building in a residential zone But it allows them to build homes in a less restrictive commercial district without seeking a zoning change Homeowner groups say they think thiscumulativecharacteristic negates the purpose of land-use Labor chief urges anti-Reagan effort Texans told to oust backers Farm workers ready to take on Texas growers '4'4141 02 40iik04Ati 4 sscA -oar I 4or'''' I 7- J'''CAisiAlit( ieroor4 tmtv -Ellyfir 1--cty) '4: t'- A se- Aop -t 'ljt 14W''''' P4 I 'sC '''S 'g i' 44 4 6t 1' A- I i ti s' 1 iV kf! 4 ft ce! ii': i- 1: 1: 4 ixrE fiv 1 tt 1 flt i i Associated Press Associated Press By KARA ROGGE Star-Telegram Writer SAN ANTONIO The nation's top labor leader Sunday urged Tex as Union members to celebrate Labor Day by campaigning to replace President Reagan's supporters in Congress and in Austin "For a worker to vote for Reagan would be like a chicken voting for Co loncl Sanders" said AFL-CIO President Lane Kirkland who saw a large portion of his members cast ballots for the president in 1980 "I don't believe the people always do the right thing but the strength and the greatness of a democracy is that they get to correct their mistakes cvery couple of years" Kirkland said Speaking at a dinner attended by most a the major Democratic candidates for statewide office Kirkland characterized Novembers election as "a contest between raw money and people between money and issues" He attacked the Labor Day message of Reagan who said his administration had aided workers by cutting their taxes "The president does not explain By KARA ROGGE starTelegram Vriter SAN ANTONIO The United Farm Workers Union is ready to push for collective bargaining in Texas a drive that probably will lead to major strikes in South Texas union President Cesar Chavez said Sunday "We are today ready" Chavez said "We have a stronger organization in Texas than we did in California when we started the strikes" that eventually won collective bargaining rights for farm workers in that state Chavez made the statements at a news conference after a speech at a Latin American Council for Labor Advancement fund-raiser Ile was among a number of national and international union presidents in San Antonio this weekend for the AFL-CIO's major Labor Day celebration Farm workers were not included in the 1936 National Labor Relations Act that granted federal protection to labor unions in organizing and how his tax cuts benefit nearly 11 million workers who pay no taxes because they have no income thanks to his deliberate use of high unemployment as a tool of his program to restore economic royalism in American life" he said Kirkland said each percentage point of unemployment costs the nation $300 billion in national production "yet he (Reagan) accepts 10 percent unemployment and attacks government waste" Kirkland was in San Antonio with other national union leaders to participate in a major two-day Labor Day celebration On Monday morning he will deliver a Labor Day address during the dedication of a statue of Samuel Gompers American Federation of Labor founder in front of the San Antonio Convention Center Gompers considered the father of the modern American labor movement died in San Antonio in 1924 on his way back from an international meeting of labor leaders in Mexico City Earlier Sunday during a forum on labor and technology sponsored by the labor unions and the Texas Please see Labor on Page 2 SYRIA them it is a perfect and to them negative the "cumulative zoning" characteristics of Fort NVorth's 40-year-old Zoning Ordinance Texas for labor law change Ks West nearly 30000 Jews among an Arab population of about 13 million and are growing rapidly Hours later the Reagan administration issued a statement condemning the plan as "most unwelcome" "We cannot understand why at a time when broader participation in the peace process is both critical and possible Israel has elected to extend a pattern of activity which erodes the confidence of all and most particularly the inhabitants of West Bank and Gaza for a just and fairly negotiated outcome to the peace process" Reagan's statement said The statement was issued in Santa Barbara Calif where the president is on vacation On Wednesday in a televised speech and in messages to Mideast leaders Reagan had suggested that the West Bank and Gaza eventually should be granted self-rule "in association with Jordan" and had also asked IsraJ to freeze the spread of bargaining contracts Without a compensat ing state law giving agricultural workers bargaining rights "in fact there is no union here" Chavez told state labor leaders attending the LACLA brunch The UFW will support collective bargaining legislation during the 1983 session of the Texas Legislature that is similar to legislation adopted seven years ago in California he said Although Chavez's union has been active in South Texas since 1966 until now he has opposed colle-ctive bargaining for farm workers in the state because he said they weren't ready for it His opposition to collective bar gaining in Texas led in part to the formation in 1975 of the competing Texas Farm Workers Union The rival union directed by former UFW loyalists has sponsored sporadic daylong strikesand lobbied the Legislature for collective bargaining in 1977 1979 and 1981 Please see Union on Page 2 with Jordan had been based in part on Israel's fears that an fully sovereign Palestinian state in the West Bank would receive strong military assistance from the Soviet Union and threaten the narrow urban corridor at Israel's waist near Tel Aviv Shultz was the first top-ranking US official to state publicly that the United States would not use its sizable miltary aid to Israel as a lever "Our emphasis kill be on the im penance of peace It's a tremendous objective" Shultz said Shultz declined either to threaten or to reassure Israel about future deliveries of sophisticated mili tary equipment Ile said Reagan would decide in "his own good time" when to submit to Congress a proposal to sell an additional 75F-16 General Dynamics high-performance fighter-bombers Israel already has more than 70 of the single-seat planes along with 40 F-I5 interceptors in the first rank of its combat aircraft Bank outposts but is scheduled to come up again next month To homeowners and neighborhood groups concerned about the quality of development around Targets CESAR CHAVEZ Israel StarTelegram News Services The Israeli government Sunday defied President Reagan's call for a freeze on Jewish settlements in occupied Arab territory and allocated $185 million to build three settlements in the West Bank and announced approval to build seven others The action coincided with the release of the text of a firm letter from Israeli Prime Minister Menachein Begin to Reagan in which Begin warned that US proposals for the 'occupied West Bank and Gaza Strip would lead to a Palestinian state and "a Soviet base in the heart of the Middle East" This Begin contended "would endanger our very existence" He chided Reagan: "A friend does not weaken his friend an ally does not put his ally in jeopardy' The 10 new settlements approved Sunday will bring to 109 the number of such townships in the West Bank and Gaza Those settlements house wagon almost die park near that station wagon for weeks! "Ron doesn't go hunting with them any more But the rest of the family wishes George and Allen good luck this season "The doves don't need any luck they just die "Laughing" INDEX Amuse 8-10D Ann Landers2D Business 25A Class SecE Comics 7D Crossword 3E Death 1-2E16B' Editorial 14A Express 15A Jumble 1: 1613 Living 1-60 Sports SecC' TV loci e'11D Weathef'' 158 88 Pages in 6 Sections A' SEVENTYSEVENTI1 YEAR NO 211 Copyright 1982 Fort Worth Sisr-Tsiegram 41-e '01''' -1-1" )0'' 04 i 11 ir i i 4' iv' '44 -X I Ns' 54 's 40" 'i" s- -1--36 fs i 11 7: t' 't :4: -t INDEX Avieta 11-1111 Crittetrint 4A A Damascus GOLAN HEIGHTS WEST kg1 A 0 Mediterranean 4 0 1 Jon I Aviv GAZA SIR A Jordan rp P-Amman jERUSALEM Jewish settlements in the areas Reagan also said the United States would oppose turning the lands into an independent Palestinian state on the Sunday CBS program Face the Nation Secretary of State George Shultz said a settlement of the Israeli-Arab dispute "must include" what he called "a totally demilitarized area" covering all of the West Bank region if it is to become an autonomous Palestinian homeland associated with Jordan Although he is usually impassive Shultz's face seemed to freeze when he was informed during the interview that the Israeli Cabinet had voted to create additional settlements Ile called the Israelis' decision "a very unwelcome development" and one that "is not consistent with the objective of peace in the area" Reagan's insistence that the United States would not support an "independent" Palestinian state and his suggestion of some association ISRAEL JORDAN (Sinai) EGYPT Associated Press OCCUPIED AREA Map shows where Israel plans outposts US called committed to helping in international monetary crises Birds were safe enough but the station SAUDI ARABIA George Dolan and swiveled too far but got off a shot "Something fell from the tree "His dad's decoy (now nothing but splinters) "As they prepared to return home they began to unload guns Allen's jammed George and Allen fiddled with it and thought they had corrected the problem" BAAll "The damage to the station wagon was minor "On the way home around 11 pm they had a close encounter of the worst kind "A mama papa and baby were out for a walk down the middle of the road "Allen could not avoid hitting them because of the traffic "Those three skunks probably didn't know what hit them But no one in the neighborhood would By VILLIANI EATON Los Angeles Times News Service Mexico banks to open Monday under new currency system that slashes the'ralue of the US dollar 51 Pam Koenig tends to giggle at the very mention of dove hunting Here's why: 1 "Several years ago George Koenig 'r took son Allen and son-in-law Ron Ernst to a stock 1A7 tank Ron was on )' sN :5 the east side Allen t' '4 4 on the north side to and George on the west side ki iti 1 "Ron decided to take a breaR and forgot to tell anyone As he topped the tank on Allen's side so did a dove "Allen turned to fire Ron ducked (or davel but not soon enough N' 'They spent the next 20 minutes 11pickitig pellets out of Ron's neck ti p14ter that day Allen was sitting a gtarVival can A dove flew into a I neartly tree Allen turned quickly TORONTO The United States is ready to 'rescue other nations besides Mexico if they face financial crises in the next few months a senior American official said Sunday "We put one finger in the dike for Poland and 'another one for Mexico We've got 10 fingers and I suppose we could put 10 fingers in the dike" said the official who asked not to be named "We'll just have to handle situations as they develop" The reassurance from the American delegation occured on the eve of the annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank here where fears of financial fragility are being openly discussed for the first time in memory Mexico'ssharp devaluation of the peso followed by nationalization of its banks and a quick Injection of aid from the United States and other industrial nations was a common topic wherever finance ministers met Sunday Argentina suffering from runaway inflation and $36 billion in foreign was considered to be in some economic danger by private bankers and government officials here A few Latin American and African countries were reported to be talking with fund officials about emergency loans to assjst them with their heavy debt burdens "We think the situation is serious but were hopeful that it can be handled" the American official said "It's our determination and the determination of the industrial countries that it be handled" Asked about warnings by some leaders of devel- Please see US on Page 2 14 I 4 P1.

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