Arizona Republic from Phoenix, Arizona on August 15, 1970 · Page 48
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Arizona Republic from Phoenix, Arizona · Page 48

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Weather ronmliip 6*t* Fr*A ».§. fttAfMI fWtAU - NtA MOON r>HAS» oc NATIONAL &&• Sun ris«» t«sy at J:» rl!M " ft., Uti ARIZONA FORECASTS Northeastern Plateau—Scattered afternoon and evening thundershowers today and tomorrow. Little temperature change. Highs 75-90, lows 50-85. North Central Mountains, Mogolloo Rim and White. Mountains - Scattered afternoon and evening thundershowers today and tomorrow. Little temperature change. Highs 75-90, lows 4540. Southeastern Valley-Widely scattered afternoon and evening thundershowers today and tomorrow. Little temperature change. Highs 90-105. lows 6540. Western Valleys - Widely scattered afternoon and eve- nhig thundershowers today ana tomorrow. Little temper- atute change. Highs 90-105, lows 6540. For cast, call ; Phoenix Rainfall Since Jan. h.......3.74inches Average to date 3.99 inches Rain probability ..20 per cent 24-HOUR REPORT (To 5 P.M. Yesterday) ARIZONA Buckeye Carefree Clifton Coolidge Douglas Flagstaff Ft. Huachuca Gila Bend Grand Canyon 80 Heber Kingman Parker Payson PHOENIX (Normal) Phx South Mtn 98 Prescott Safford Sedona Show Low Tucson Williams Winslow Youngtown Yuma Albany N.Y. Albuquerque Amarillo Asheville Atlanta Billings Birmingham Bismarck Blyihe Boise Boston Brownsville Buffalo Burlington Vt. Casper Charleston S.C. Charleston WVa Charlotte N.C. Chicago Cincinnati Cleveland Columbus, 0. Dal-Ft. Worth Denver Des Moines Detroit Duluth El Paso Fargo Great Falls Helena Houston Indianapolis Jackson Miss Jacksonville Kansas City Las Vegas Little Rock Los Angeles Louisville Memphis Miami Beach Midland, Tex. Milwaukee Mpls.-St. Paul Needles New Orleans New York North Platte Oklahoma City Omaha ' Philadelphia Pittsburgh , Portland, Me. Portland, Ore. Raleigh Rapid City Reno Richmond St. Louis St. Prog-Tampa Salt Lake City San Antonio San Diego San Francisco St. Ste. Marie Seattle Shreveport Spokane Washington Wichita Calgary Edmonton Jjgntreel Ottawa Realna 91 5B 93 66 97 65 87 62 89 6? 84 60 88 67 75 62 108 84 87 48 89 70 90 76 87 67 90 60 90 55 88 73 88 61 88 69 87 72 88 64 85 59 86 61 101 77 94 62 89 67 89 62 92 70 97 67 81 66 75 50 79 47 91 79 89 63 92 70 88 74 97 72 98 73 95 66 88 70 87 65 90 70 90 80 95 69 90 65 94 n 108 86 90 70 92 73 103 70 100 70 93 67 91 72 86 62 90 60 87 51 ffi 68 89 62 98 41 •92 68 88 66 94 78 93 64 97 77 ,80 70 67 53 85 63 75 53 96 72 82 38 91 73 101 67 .05 .75 .22 .01 .42 .50 .03 .01 CANADA Mfxieo « 106 108 83 - i a.m. o.m, o.m. a.m. . o.m. < p.m.. p.m. p.m. p.m. p.m. p.m. p.m. F Adventurer in kayak looks for pollution United Presi lotera-tlonal MARGATE, N.J. — Joel Fogel puts his kayak in the water today for a 1,500-mile, two - month paddle down the Intracoastal Waterway, hoping for a natural beauty but looking for evidence pollution. The 25-year-old graduate of the University of Hawaii, who began studying biology but wound up a freelance writer, expects to give lectures along the way and make a movie of the trip as still another piece of documentary evidence on the extent of pollution. "I'm very hopeful I won't find all pollution, I hope there's a lot of beauty to be seen in the marshlands, bays and wettoodB. But I will make a film that's objective," say* the bearded, sandy- haired sijf'footer. "I happen to feel actually that if you give people this correct information they will take action and I've seen this happen many times," Fpgel said in an interview at his home here. "I was in the Florida Everglades when the jetport was going to be put in. We had two government agencies if not working against each other at least working for differ- edge; they were informed and the jetport was halted because it was proven the result would be disastrous for ecology." He hopes to do the same when he returns from his trip. His wanderings will take him through inland waterways beginning at the 79th Street boat basin in New York City and taking him on to Miami. With the motion picture and still camera equipment, including an underwater camera, Fogel's taking plenty of canned food, fresh eggs and fruit, a sleeping mattress, tent and cooking equipment. There's a wet suit top of the type used by divers, so he'll stay warm and dry even when the 17H> foot kayak does not, and a suit, which "I'll bundle up and press wherever I have to make a speech." Fogel figures to make 25 miles a day, six days a week, Sundays off, with "a hot meal and a warm bed" at night provided, by members of local League of Women Voters groups and the Igaak Walton League. Six inojjtJis o! [damning and Bathtub sailors splash today Regatta season's finale on Manitoba river Phoenix, Sat., Aug. 15. 1970 u. ».- i> W "v£ The Arizona Republic 25 New York Tltnts Service Manitoba — Bath Sab, a flew breed of Canadian tailors, Will wind tip their regatta seasoft here today with & fknlle face on the Red River. These skippers actually race in bathtubs or unreasonable facsimiles. However, the racing rules are strict. Genuine metal or porcelain tubs are specified, but fiberglass or plastic tubs are allowed if they are molded from a regulation model. Tubmen and tubwomen may equip their craft with as many sails as they wish, but motors must not exceed 7 horsepower. Flotation aids such as pontoons, water skis, paddle wheels and hydrofoils may be used, but the tub must draw at least 4 inches of water when the captain and motor are i n s t a 1 1 e d. Helmsmen must wear life jackets, be able to swim at least 200 yards and be accompanied by an escort vessel. _ Bathtub racing was launched in NOTamio, B.C., ffl 1967. It turned flat to be such good clean fun that the sport has spread inland from the Pacific Coast. this year, a number of Canadian cittH have taken the pluttge and skippers from the tfttlted Slates have entered the competition. The city of Sicamous, also in British Columbia, was the first to challenge Nanaimo's claim as the "bathtub capital of the entire world" by holding a "world championship bathtub race" on May 17. Nanaimo was' indignant, and threats of retaliation were heard. But there were more wounds to come. Deep in the interior, in Cornwall, Ontario, a bathtub series was held from June 29 to July 5, Stories of fleets of as many as 60 tubs churning up the St. Lawrence Seaway, of a Powder- puff Derby for women and a special race for persons under 21 outraged Nanaimoites. Retribution was swift and sure. From July 17 to 21, Na- flaimo put 235 bathtubs into the water, including several from California, one from Mexico and one skippered by the winner of the Australian championship, which was Held for the first tints this year. In Australian bathtub racing, outboard mdtwrs are limited to 6 horsepower. 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