Arizona Republic from Phoenix, Arizona on June 30, 1973 · Page 20
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Arizona Republic from Phoenix, Arizona · Page 20

Phoenix, Arizona
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Saturday, June 30, 1973
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Sailed promoter has political ambitions} ALL EDITIONS . c Phoenix, Sat., June 30, 1973 The Arizona Republic A*13 Associated Press FRANKFURT, Germany From his Frankfurt jail cell, Glenn W. Turner has been laying new "dare -to-be great" plans. The American promoter hopes to secure himself a say in the running of what he regards to be his chief competitor — the U. S. government. "I'm going to be someone in the federal government one day. And when I am, I'm going to reform the American prison system," Turner said in an interview Friday at the Preungesheim confinement facility where he was being held for possible extradition to England to face allegations of fraud. Turner, 38, rested his elbows on a thick book entitled "100 Great Modern Lives." He was m o d i s h 1 y dressed with a blazing red shirt, black pants with red pinstripe and matching vest. "Half the people in this book have gone to jail," he said, patting the tome. 1 "These walls, they're not confining," Turner said. "The only thing that can stop you is yourself." Turner said the American government has helped to put him in jail. "America fought for free enterprise. Now the government is trying to tell the people when to go to the bathroom." Next September, he faces trial in a U.S. federal court at Orlando, Fla., on mail fraud charges in connection with his "Dare-to-be-Great" motivation courses and the marketing operations of two other companies. Turner has been involved in running legal battles in various states that have challenged his pyramid system of selling marketing franchises. He has claimed to have amassed a personal fortune of some $300 million. Cornerstones of his pyramid have been Koscot, a Florida-based cosmetics firm, and his "Dare-to-be-G r e a t" motivation courses. Turner was arrested by West German authorities at Frankfurt airport June 16 on an Interpol warrant issued at request of British authorities, who w e r e investigating a sales scheme connected with his name. On Thursday, the British Home Office decided not to seek his, extradition. At the same time, a federal judge in Orlando issued a bench warrant for turner at request of his lawyers. His loneliest time in jail, he said, eame between 4 and 10 p.m. when he was forced to retire to his cell. This had led him to consider a prison re- form scheme that would permit prisoners more time out of cells and television and other entertainment during night hours. American stars and stripes. A pattern of greatness. 3 69 and up. Flag kit for home, apartment or business. Wave 'Old Glory' on the 4th. Kit includes 3'x5' printed cotton flag, 6' aluminurn pole with rope halyard and bracket. 3.69 Lawn flag pole kit. 3x5' printed cotton flag, 11'4" aluminum pole with rope halyard. 5.16 JCPenney We know what you're looking for. Garden Shops open at 8:30 a.m. Saturday. Open 6 nights till 9 p.m., Sunday 12 to 5. PARK CENTRAL 3141 N.3rdAve. CHRIS-TOWN 19th Ave. & W. Bethany Home TRI-CITYinMESA 1900 W. Main How to get in the swim without getting soaked Swimming pool clearance at Penneys Park Central. Now 199 95 Orig. 249.95. 15'x42. round pool by Coleco, NewColeco Aqua-mqtic 'A HP continuous filtration system. UL approved. Skimmer, designed to skim leaves, dirt and floating particles from pool water, is made of high-impact plastic, Sturdy, heavy duty pool ladder is 48" high, made of heavy gauge steel tubing with baked enamel finish. Molded plastic non-skid steps and redwood seating. Includes footbath. Now $ 59 Orig. $69. Pool filter. Durable and well styled for 15' and 18' round pools. 18" cartridge element, </4 HP. Case made of unbreakable molded Cycolac** All pool chemicals reduced. Chlorine powder, 1 qt. clarifier, other assorted items. Take advantage of this clearance now! Pool safety cov*r«, for winterizing. Lock on pools with winch and padlock. For 18' round pool. Orig. $64, Now 49.95, 15'xlO' oval pool cover. Orig. 34.98, Now 24.98 10'x24" pool liner. Orig. 14.99, Now 9.99 8'x20' pool liner. Orig. 12.99, Now 7.99 24'x48" pool liner. Orig. 109.98, NOW 89.98 12'x36" pool liner. Orig. 29.95, Now 19.95 JCPenney We Know whit you're looking for* Pwrk Central, 9141 Ntrtli 3rd Avtwvt Open 6 nights till 9, Sunday 1310 S INTRODUCING ON STAGE ., t.' v*. j * » BOB CONWAY Bob Conway is an outstanding new talent with all the qualities necessary for great stardom! His singing career got started at the Geneva Playboy Club and was interrupted by a call from the Air Force, where he spent four years singing in Officers' Clubs around the world. He was selected as the top talent in the Air Force's Worldwide Talent Competition, and upon his discharge from the Air Force appeared at the Stardust Hotel in Las Vegas and has appeared at the Celebrity Theater here in Phoenix. The Pinewood People are proud to introduce Bob Conway to members and guests and are confident he'll be an instant success. MARNY LOUIS Marny has made such a hit with the audiences at Pinewood that she is back this season by popular demand. Having played all the best rooms in the Valley of'the Sun, Marny has become one of the top vocalists in the area. There are few who have captured the hearts of the Pinewood members and guests as Marny Louis has done... come and listen to your favorite. SHOWTIMES: Friday Night: 9:30 p.m. Saturday Night: 9:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m. •r. > •': .V PLUS The Buddy Weed Trio. The ever-popular Buddy Weed Trio will play dance music Friday night from 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. and Saturday night from 8:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. and will accompany Pinewood's featured vocalist for a fine combination of great musical talents, Dance music also on Sunday from 1:30 p.m. to 4; 30 p.m. Special Guest DEBBIE LAWLER Debbie Lawler... 20 years old... is the only girl in the world who does motorcycle jumping, having already established a national reputation in this daring sport. This petite, feminine young lady will be appearing at Pinewood Saturday and Sunday and will show a half-hour film on her jumps Saturday at 2:00 p.m., followed by an exhibition ride, " Eaon weekend, all gunw&r long Einewood Jg offering dining and, dancing entertainment, plus, owney parties, fiestas, display^ all in addition to the $1,0 million worth of ye^reationalfepilitiei already available, Oplf* tennis, iwinaming, boating, riding and just plain YOU, as & rnembey O f Pinewood Country Club, and your guests won't want to wfeg * single day of the perfect weekends $ •:.' Knewood, Especially this holiday fidi of fun and festival created for the enjoyment ef tn§ entire fanily. ^™ ^W ^W ^|^W ^^f^^ ^^^P ^^^» _. .^B^^PT ' ^(^(p 1 ? M^MIp^' NiWOii fcenlc minute? PINEWOOD'S PERFECT-passltonl \

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