Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on December 19, 1977 · Page 9
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Monday. December 19. 1977 HOPK <AHK.» STAK WHAT'S A MULTIMILLIONAIRESS dolnginTdisco? Exactly what a lot of the rich and beautiful people were do ng recently — dancing up a storm. Greek shipping heiress Christina Onassis was one of the international set celebrities who turned out for a bash at New York's currently popular Studio 54. Panel ideas needed for energy solution, says Arkla president JONRSBOKO. Ark. (AP) The president of Arkansas I/niisiana Gas Co. said Sunday President Carter should back off and let congressional committees come up with their own ideas of what should be done about the nation's energy situation. Sheffield Nelson of Little Rock said if that were done, Congress probably would be able to pass an energy package. In a televised interview, Nelson said he is disappointed that it has taken this long for an energy bill to get through Congress. But, he said, the energy problem is not easily solved. "I do think President Carter deserves a lot of credit for having the nerve to pursue such a complex issue, and not just.let it'lay by the side, as it has for many years," Nelson said. He said he believes the president is not getting enough advice from outside sources and is depending too much on Congress and the federal bureaucracy to tell him what to do about the energy problem. He feels the problem is complicated by the fact that the decision makers in Washington have conflicting figures on the energy situation. "I think nobody in the country, in my honest opinion, in- cluding the Federal Power Commission, as a single body, has touch with the entire situation to the degree that they can say safely what the situation is from one area of the country to another." Nelson said the energy problem will be the most critical problem facing the country for the next decade. "I think the next decade will determine what our children and their children will be able to use in terms of fuel." Arkla provides more than 85 percent of the natural gas needs of Arkansas, and Nelson foresees no need to curtail supplies to customers this winter. He said Arkla has 146 million cubic feet of gas more per day for the 60 peak days this winter than 'it had last winter when • there were some curtailments. But Nelson feels even with a full month of sub-freezing temperatures, Arkla still would not have to curtail supplies to hospitals, churches, homes, and other "human-needs" customers. "We will have absolutely no curtailments of human-needs customers, regardless of the type weather we have this winter," Nelson said. Nelson made his comments on KAIT-TV's In Focus program. State park at Mena Plans special events By MAX GILBERT Travel Writer Department of Parks and Tourism Visitors to Queen Wilhelmina State Park will be greeted by a series of special events to celebrate the yuletide season this year. Throughout Christmas week, beginning on Monday, December 19, the staff of Queen Wilhelmina Inn will entertain with an open house, complete with Christmas carols and refreshments. On Wednesday, December 21, at 7 p.m., there will be a special showing of "Robin Hood," the first of three children's movies to be presented during the week. On Thursday, December 22, the Talimena Scenic Drive Association will hold a meeting during the day which will in- clude a slide showing and other special presentations that will be open to the public. At 7 p.m., the inn will offer a second children's movie, "The Prince and the Pauper." On Friday .December 23, "Run Appaloosa, Run," will be shown to the children in attendance at 7 p.m. On Christmas Eve there will be an appearance by Santa Claus at 7 p.m., and guests at the inn will also be entertained with cookies and caroling on Christmas JDay. The public is invited to attend all of these special events. It is hoped that the holiday observances will enhance the spirit of Christmas at Queen Wilhelmina Inn and create a home-away-from-home atmosphere for guests and visitors alike. Conservation award program begins Jan. 1 VICKSBURG, Miss-A new coaservation program recently established by the Army Corps of Engineers will honor individuals who participate in various forms of environmental conservation work. Scheduled to begin on January 1, the Conservation Award Pat eh Program is aimed at individuals in youth groups such as the Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts, 4-H Clubs, and church groups. A standard award patch, depicting conservation scenes, will be presented to those who complete at least 16 hours of approved conservation work at any of the Corps' reservoirs. The reservoir manager or his representative will approve the conservation work and present the award. Groups of individuals interested in participating in this program should contact the nearest Corps reservoir office in their area for additional information. The Corps' Vicksburg District office will sponsor the conservation program at Lake Ouachita, DeGray Lake, and Lake Greeson in Arkansas. Investigators seeking cause of plane crasl SALT LAKE CITY Federal investigators are trying to figure out why a United Airlines DC-8F cargo jet with three crewmen aboard left a holding pattern near Salt lake International Airport before crashing into snow-blanketed mountains 26 miles north of here. A team of 15 to 20 rescue workers located the wreckage of the jet Sunday but was unable to find any survivors or remains in snow up to four feet deep The search was recessed at sundown and was to resume toil ay. The plane crashed at about the 7,300-foot level of a peak on the north side of Bear Canyon, officials said. The wreck was some 2'a miles from the nearest road, and rescuers had to hike in on snowshoes. Davis County Sheriff Dub I-awrmce said the plane hit just below the mountain top. scattering wreckage a quarter mile up the peak ami <Kmn the other side. "1 don't see how anyone could survive." he said Tnited identified the crew as Capt. John Fender. 49. First Officer Phillip Modesitt. 4i>. and Second Officer Steve Simpson, 34. all of the Chicago area. The plane was attempting tn land in Salt Lake City early Sunday to pick up Christmas mail. The pilot had reported landing gear trouble and was oviieio! in'' 1 ;i h'.>M::ir r> t'ior-- William I <<\ fit. i Hot ,. - tivller at Uu- ,nr in;!e ! ,ii' control confer, saul th.it ju.st U'fi>ro the crash the plane left the holding pattern without ov pl;ui:itir<;i, liea-.li-d r.isi ,uul could not be raised i>n r.uh.i b\ the tower It u :is the sev «>ini < ori-iei i :.il aircraft or.ish in the I'mt^l States within a week I-ist Tuesday, a chartered IM ,i crushed just ;tfter takeoff .it I•:•> HIS-, ille. Intl . kiH-H-; M •>) .il-.i'.ird. includtf.-; the l : niver- Mlv of F.vans\illo twkotlvill team aivl head coach. I'nite.l spokesman Jack il.imble s.ud the jet was loaded with about one third its M.fKXV ivmul cargo capacit> Another United spokesman said the cargo wa> "lion hiuardoiis," and included l.:Wrt pounds of mail. lest.' a friend, evtn Cicero Page Nine Sir Ralph ( whranr tONUONiAPi Hotircd Air Chief Marshal Sir Ralph Cochrane. the man who organize*! the ilaring and devastating "dambuster" raid by British bombers against (iermany in World War II. died Saturday. his family said Sunday. He was B: Carmen F. /olio NF.WYOHKiAJM (a muni F. 7ollo, who financed the production of the Pulit/er Prize- winning play -The Shadow Box," and several others, died of cancer Friday. He wns 54. SHOP HOWARD'S AND SAVE! SHOP HOWARD'S AND SAVE! SHOP HOWARD'S AND SAVE! DISCOUNT CENTER wwoi YOU u UNO VKHAJ »ou m loomNG ton ron itsv HWY 4 NORTH-HOPE, ARK OPEN9AM-9PM CHARM LADIES' ROBES Three styles of ladies' quilted robes in assorted colors Sizes 10/18. Warm & comfortable. SALE PRICE... 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