Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on December 16, 1977 · Page 2
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Hope, Arkansas
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Friday, December 16, 1977
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Page Two Cold front moving HOPE <ARK ) STAR Frtd;c ''ftrmbcr 16, 1077 Uy T%e AtMctofeil Sotfthetiy wind* **ocisl*d with * tow preawre «y»t«n centered over central Kanm and Nebrataa conttowd to briag tow Jevtl motetare over ail bat the northwejt section of Hope Star Friday, Vol. 7*-N'o, «, It77 Arkansas today The result was low ckwds and fog over much of eastern Arkansas this morning, whu> northwest section had fair Star «f Hop* JJW; Pre» 1K7 C«m«tklat«d January it, ittf Published every week - day evening at The Star BuHdJng W. Third and Grtdy Sta.. Hope, Art. 7iwi. Publication it suipended for three holiday* a year-Fourth of July, Thanksgiving, and Chriatma*. Addrena mail to: P.O. Box M, Hope, Ark. 71*01. 'Phone: Area Code 501 — 777* mi. SewmddaM pottafe paid at Hope, Ark. fly STAR PUBLISHING Co. Alex. H. Wasbboni, Prcttdeitt and Editor flnmemorlam: Paul H. Jones, Managing Editor, 192H972). Editorial - Dorothy Winchel City Editor Mrs. Annette Rogers Women's New* Editor Food, Fashions. Society Billy Burton . Photo-Features Editor^. Mrs. Esther Hicka Black Community Advertising — Mrs. Sibyl Parsons Advertising Director Virginia Hiacott Associate Mrs. Wanda Hays AM octate Mrs. Sonya O'Rourke Classified Manager Circulation- C.M. Rogers, Jr. Circulation Director Mrs. Alice Kate Baker, Bookkeeper , Mm. Penny Hicks Associate Genera! Bookkeeper — Mrs. Elizabeth Bobo Mrs. Mary Ann Faught Associate Mechanical Department — D.E. Allen, Mechanical Superintendent and Head Pressman Wendell House Pressman Danny Lewallen, Pressman Composing Room — Judy Gray, Foreman Mrs. Lois Rivers, Mrs. Helen Edwards, Mrs. Chris Plumley, and Mrs. Mickey Sims Member of the Audit Bureau of Circulations Member of the Associated Press. The Associated Press is entitled exclusively lo the use for republication of all the local news printed in this newspaper, as well a all AP news dispatches. Member of the Southern Newspaper Publishers Ass'n., National Newspaper Ass'n., and Arkansas Press Asj'n. National advertising representatives: Arkansas Dailies, Inc., 3387 Poplar Ave., Memphis, Tenn. 38111; 960 Hartford Bldg., Dallas, Texas 75201; 400 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago, m. 60601; 60 E. 42nd St., New York, N.Y. 10017; 1276 Penobacot Bldg., Detroit, Mich. 18226; Classen Terrace Bldg., Mil Classen Blvd., Oklahoma City Okla. 73HK Single Copy 15c Subscription Rates (Payable in advance) By Carrier in Hope and Neighboring towns— Per Week 60c' Per Calendar Month $2.60 Per Year. Office only 31.00 By mail in Hempstead, Nevada, Lafayette, Howard, Pike, Miller and Clark Counties- One Month $1.50 Three Months 4.10 Six Months 8.00 One Year 15.00 U other Mail ia Arkansas One Month $1.94 Three Months 4.65 Six Months 8.00 One Year 17.00 All Other Mail Outside ArkaoMS One Month $2.00 Three Months 5.65 Six Months 11.00 One Year 20.00 College Student Bargain Offer Nine Months $9.75 A Pacifk cold front continued to move towards the stole and wa* expected to reach the northirett portion this evening, moving scnau Arkansas by Saturday morning Behind this front, hiffh pressure should again move in over the state. Tht high temperature reported Thursday W M 68 degrees In Fort Smith. Other afternoon hlghi ranged from 48 In Jonesboro to 63 In Texarkana. Cloudy Skip* will fnvf T mo-! of the state tonight with low temperatures In the low 40s to tow 50s. Scattered shower* and thunders towers are expected In the south and east portions tonight and Saturday morning. Saturday should be partly cloudy with slightly cooler temperatures. Experiment Station weather report for 24 hours ending 7 a,m. Friday: high 63, low 31. By The Auodated Friday HI LO PRC Ottt Albany Albu'que Amarillo Anchorage AsheviUe Atlanta Baltimore Birmingham Bismarck Boise Boston Brownsville Buffalo CharlstnSC Charlatn WV Chicago Cincinnati Cleveland Dal Ft. Wth Denver Des Moines Detroit Duluth Fairbanks Hartford Helena Honolulu Houston Ind'apolis Jacks'ville JuTicaU Kan's City las Vegas Little Rock Los Angeles Louisville Memphis Miami Milwaukee Mpls-St. P. New Orleans New York Okla. City Omaha Orlando Philad'phla Phoenix Pittsburgh P'tland, Me. P'Uand, Ore. Rapid City Richmond St. Louis St.P.Tampa Salt Lake San Diego San Fran Seattle Spokane Washington 40 27 62 40 71 49 20 16 62 30 65 40 57 29 63 38 32 25 52 35 50 35 60 63 37 30 61 52 49 31 37 31 42 33 38 33 72 53 64 34 53 40 35 29 29029 cdy clr .. eh- .09 cdy rn rn rn . cdy . cdy .08 sn .. cdy . clr .. m rn .. m .. rn .. rn .. cdy .. clr .. clr .. m 29 rn .. sn -30-42 .. fgy 44 22 .. cdy 44 33 86 70 67 57 42 33 66 60 34 3i 63 47 75 48 56 43 65 51 45 32 61 44 84 76 34 33 36 34 71 54 55 38 70 52 56 41 74 68 50 27 76 54 41 32 41 19 51 40 52 38 65 30 60 36 .02 sn .. cdy clr .. m .02 rn .01 rn .. cdy .. cdy .. cdy .. cdy .. rn .. rn .. cdy .. rn .. sn .. cdy .. cdy ., clr .. cdy -59 cdy .. cdy .. cdy .. rn .. cdy .40 rn .. cdy .. rn .. rn 59 68 .68 cdy -58 33 .29 cdy 69 81 .. cdy 57 50 .. m 49 39 1.04 rn 43 34 .38 rn 57 34 .. cdy Hi—Previous day's high. Lo—Previous day's low. Pro—Precipitation for 24 hours ending 8 a.m. EDT today. Otlk-Sky conditions outlook VIOLENT backlash in Spam's experiment with democracy struck home lor Prime Minister Adolfo S'uare* with a bomb explo- siou at his official residence to Madrid. Suare/, gradually introducing democratic procedures into the government, has bad to balance rightist opposition from remnant* of ine Franco regime against demands for more from the resurgent left. Nina Taylor wins Safeway's grand prize Lincoln Obituaries ^.. lH -. , I " I ~~** = *^«* ~ —l •rnimarmi •••• mil i - -. Miss SUE WESSON HKAMJ I»R1/K WINNER— Nina Taylor of Hope is shown accepting the keys to a new 1978 Lincoln Versailles, valued at over $13.(XK>, from Safeway of Hope store manager Winston Davidson. Mrs. Taylor, who together with her husband Ruben manage the Conoco Station on North Hervey, won the —Hope (Ark.) Star photo by Billy Burton car which was the grand prize in the area-wide "Fall Sweepstakes" sponsored by the Safeway Stores. "We filled out two or three of those cards a week," the proud Mrs Taylor explained, "I don't know how they managed to pull my name out — I'm not supposed to win anything!" Obituaries MISS SUE WESSON Miss Sue Wesson, 88, died Thursday in a local hospital. She was a retired milliner, and a member of the First Baptist Church. Survivors include a host of nieces and nephews including Jack Beaty of Hope, and Mrs. Pauline Walker of Shreveport. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in Herndon chapel with the Rev. Dr. Richard Stiltner officiating. Burial will be in Rose Hill cemetery undr the direction of Herndon Funeral Home. Polanski reporting for tests SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — Roman Polanski, the film director who pleaded guilty to having sex with a 13-year-old girl, is going to prison for a court-ordered 90-day psychiatric study. Superior Court Judge Laurence Rittenband signed an order Thursday allowing the 44- year-old Polanski to report directly to the California Men's Institute at Chino today without first undergoing inmate processing at Los Angeles County Jail. Polanski pleaded guilty Aug. 8 to having unlawful sexual intercourse, formerly known as statutory rape, with an unidentified Woodland Hills schoolgirl. CHARLIE CAMPBELL Funeral services for Charlie Campbell, 66, were held at 2 p.m. Friday in the Harmony Methodist Church with the Rev. M.C. Barham and the Rev. W.E. Thomas officiating.Burial was in Harmony cemetery with Masonic rites. Cornish Funeral Home was in charge. Mr. Campbell, a resident of Emmet, died Thursday in a Little Rock hospital. He was a Mason, a member of the Antioch Baptist Church near Emmet, and a retired employe of the state highway department. Survivors are his wife, Mrs. Vollie McBride Campbell; three sons, Charles T. and Edmond Campbell, both of all around town .. ..by the Star staff Chad Anderson Day will be observed Sunday, Dec. 18. The Dairy Queen on East Third Street, Hope, will donate all proceeds taken in Sunday to the Chad Anderson Fund. Chad, 8, has had surgery and is in a body cast. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Anderson of Hope. The proceeds will help with Chad's medical expenses. The Epsilon Omicron Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi is sponsoring a 'Mile of Dimes' Saturday at Howards, TG&Y, Village Shopping Center, and at the downtown plaza! Members of the chapter will be in these places to make donations to the 'Mile of Dimes.' This is just one of the chapter's projects to help raise funds for the March of Dimes of Hempstead County. The Children's Choir of First Christian Church will present the Christmas Cantata, "Thanks Be to God" Sunday at 5 p.m. in the sanctuary of the church This cantata, by Vivienne Rogers, tells the story of the first Christmas with music, scripture, and pageantry It will be sponsored and directed by the CYF committee of the church. The public is cordially invited to attend this special Christmas worship service. An all-church fellowship dinner given by the youth sponsors will immediately follow the cantata in Fellowship Hall. The Living Hope Fellowship will meet at the Holiday Inn on Sundays at 9:45 a.m. and at 6 p.m., and on Wednesdays at 7 p.m. The six-weeks series will be entitled "Six Things Christians Should Not Suffer." Mary Jane Reyenga of Hope, and Anita Lewis of Mena were among nine students in the UofA for Medical Sciences College of Nursing named to Who's Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities. The selection was based on the students' academic adhievement, community service, leadership In extracurricular activities and future potential. Outstanding students have been honored in the annual directory since it was first published in 1934. The youth of Mt. Zion are sponsoring a~record hop al ffie~ city park youth center at 8 p.m. Saturday. Admission is 50 cents. Sixty-six students from Ouachita Baptist University will attend a four-day Ski-Bible Conference at Red River, New Mexico. They will leave Jan. 7 and return Jan. 13. The students are Pam Thrash and Tony Yocum of Hope; Thomas Slatton of McCaskoll; James Smith of Murfreesboro; Mark Smart, Stephens; and Ken Burt, Mena. The following students will receive their degrees from Henderson State University at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 21 From Hope, Ruby Joyce Phillips, BS; from Murfreesboro Arlene Fugitt, BSE, and Rebecca Stevens, BSBA; from Nashville, Kathy Cooley, BSE, Janice F. Ramage, BSE. Neva J. White, BA; from Prescott, Steve C. Crow, BSE, Debbie Cununings, BS, Jerry L. Hubbard, BSBA, Vickie M Reeves, BSE, Marion L. West, BSBA. Mail orders for the Johnny Cash Show, to be held In Texarkana on Friday. January 13, at 7:30 p.m. in the Texarkana College Auditorium, are available by sending a cashier's check or money order made payable to The Johnny Cash Show. 114 Medina St., Texarkana. Tx. 75503. A self-addressed, stamped envelope must accompany each order. Ticket prices are $8 in advance and $9 the day of the show. Prescott, Kenneth Wayne Campbell of Emmet; four daughters, Mrs. Charles Honey and Mrs. Leonard Sanford, both of Prescott, Mrs. Ronald Friday of Hope, and Mrs. Jimmy Hignight of Charleston; a brother, Claude Campbell of Emmet; two sisters, Mrs. Hale Nash and Mrs. Herman McBride, both of Emmet; 16 grandchildren; and two great- grandchildren. EUELL WALTON SR. EueH (Bill) Walton Sr., 74, , died Wednesday in a Little c Rock hospital. ' : He was a resident of Route 1, Hope, a retired oil field driller and rancher, and a member of the Unity Baptist Church. Survivors are his wife, Emma Maybelle Springer Walton of Hope; three sons, Billy Walton Jr. of Hope, Jerome H. Walton of Fort Smith, Larry L. Walton of North Little Rock; one brother, Dwight Walton of Houma, La.; three sisters, Mrs. Irene Powell of Pedal, Miss., Mrs. Cornell Staten of Fulton, Calif., and Mrs. Virginia Mayton of Houma; and four grandchildren. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in the Unity Baptist Church with the Rev. Gordon Renshaw officiating. Burial will be in Macedonia cemetery under the direction of Hemdon Funeral Home. MRS. EMMA RISER Mrs. Emma Kiser, 65, died Wednesday night in a local hospital. — She was a member of Our Lady of Good Hope Catholic Church. Survivors are her husband, John W. Kiser of Hope; two sons, John Kiser Jr. of Las Vegas, Nev., Joe Ray Riser of the U.S. Air Force, Washington State; two daughters, Mrs. Linda Dawson of Hot Springs, Mrs. Glenda Hubbard of Hope; four brothers, Charles Patterson of Page, Ariz., Joe Patterson of Hope, Frank Patterson of Holly Grove, Miss., and Paul Patterson of Stark, La.; seven sisters, Mrs. Van Jensen of Boulder City, Nev., Mrs. Doyle Hooks of Prescott, Mrs. Walter Mclver and Mrs. Robert Porter, both of Hope, Mrs. Ralph Spradling of Waldo, Mrs. L.R. Morrow of Malvern, Mrs. Paul Fenton of Horatio; and nine grandchildren. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in the Catholic church here with the Rev. J. Rajmund officiating. Burial will be in Rose Hill cemetery under the direction of Herndon Funeral Home. LEE GORDON Lee Gordon, brother of Mrs. Maggie Knight of Mineral Springs, died Wednesday in Arkadelphia where he made his home. He was a native of Clark County, a retired logger, and a member of the Manchester United Methodist Church. Other survivors include his wife, Mrs. Sadie Ree Melugin Gordon; two sons, one daughter, one brother, three sisters, and six grandchildren. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Murry-Ruggles Funeral Home in Arkadelphia with burial in Atchley cemetery near Dalark. The cantaloupe got its name from Cantalupo, Italy, where it• was first grown! COUNTRY SPECIAL 18 C, T A h ;; d GOOD Thurs-Fri-Sat & Sun -Dec. 1 5,1 6,17,1 8 8 PC CHICKEN i Pt. POTATOES Christmas iPt.suw SPECIAL ViPt. GRAVY 6 ROLLS Reg. '5.35 ^ I Here's the Mammoth Sports Chronicle of 1977 ».„•!• ..."Ss^rT *»..**** *<i *»**"•. - y* iure, mammoth is the word for the latest edition of THE ASSOCIATED PRESS', OFFICIAL SPORTS ALMANAC. It is 928 pages of fascinating facts on 100 sports plus profiles of today's outstanding sports stars and more than 150 exerting photos. No doubt about it, this U the biggest and best book of its kind - packed full of the world's sports records. Highlighted are the major sports such as baseball, football, basketball, hockey, golf and tennis in addition to those lesser known - hang gliding, table tennis, judo,roller skating, handball and many others. The book took more than six months to compile by The AP's global staff of sports writers, statisticians and photographers. It is a big, big bargain, too. You can get it for only $2.95. Order your copy now I AP 1977 Sports Almanac On sale now at office of Hope Star, W. Third & Grady Sts at $2.95 per copy. In placing mail orders for postage-paid copies at $2.95 please use this coupon: AP 1977 Sports Almanac Hope Star P.O. Box 648 Hope, Ark. 71801 Enclosed is $ _, for which send f The AP 1977 Sports Almanac at

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