Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas on June 14, 1974 · Page 7
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Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas · Page 7

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Friday, June 14, 1974
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Columnist Dies CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) -George Frazier, 63. newspaper columnist, magazine contntv utor and media critic, died Thursday night of lung cancer. He was a columnist for the Boston Globe for the Last tour years and had been columnist for the old Boston Herald. Garage Burgled SPRING DALE -- Robert Dean Barenburg, 607 Gutensohn Road, reported the theft of a .saddle, chain saw and other tools from his garage tome time between June S and June I t . Barenburg told police the garage was unlocked. He valued the items at more than (504. !COUPON THIS WEEK ONLY JUNE 10--JUNE 15 FREE Offer Good With This Coupon THE LAST GREAT AMERICAN HOT DOG STAND (Horn* of the Meat Size Hot Dog) BEHIND PALACE DRUG 622-A West Dickion COUPON 16 Oz. SOFT DRINK With Purchase Of One Hot Dog What a deal! 4 mamaburgers and a... gallon of toot beer alfer 1 99 SPECIAL OFFER GOOD THRU MONDAY, JUNG IT 2309 North College with FAST curb Mnrlc* NEW ORLEANS (AP) - 'orty miles southeast of the pristine sand beach at Destin, Tla., lies the world's most expensive patch of seabottom. The 5,760'acre tract, including a fascinating geological lump called the Destine anticline, was leased to Exxon by the federal government for $212 million. After six months of what one official calls boondoggling and red tape, Exxon received a fi- 1 drilling permit from the U.S. Geological Survey office here Wednesday. But that doesn't mean the bump is about to be punctured by drillers hoping for a billion- barrel oil strike--a legal hurdle remains. Yet to come: a decision from U.S. District Court Judge W. Terrell Hodges of Tampa in a Sierra Club suit asking that drilling in Florida waters be Mocked pending further environmental studies. Terrell took the case under advisement after hearing argu ments May 21. "We don't know how long he may sit on it," said R. W. Bybee of Houston, operations chief of exploration for Exxon Co.. U.S.A. "Things like this keep us hanging from hour to lour." WELL COMPLETED The Exxon drill ship Grand Banks, due to handle exploratory drilling, completed an offshore well south of Mobile, Ala., last week. It would have been sent to the Destin tract then but the USGA permit was delayed and the legal decision hung fire. It was sent to drill off the Louisiana Coast instead. Exxon. Mobil Oil Corp. and By Environmentalists, Archeologtsts Exxon Exploratory Offshore Drilling Held Up Champlin Petroleum Co. paid '11,997,600 for a lease on the ract last Dec. 20 when the De- irtment of the Interior offered ilmen virgin areas in the Gulf f Mexico off the shores of Mis- issippi, Alabama and Florida. They have been waiting im- jatiently ever s i n c e for a hance to see If their acreage n the "MAFLA Frontier" real- does have a pool of oil be- wath it.. Unexpected prerdrilling prep- rations include an extensive sampling of water and seabot- om for a MAFLA environmen il baseline, A baseline study determines ormal biological, physical, hemical and geographical fea- ures so that future tests can tell whether the norm has been u p s e t b y environmental 'hanges--such as oil spills. Florida State University's In- titute of Oceanography' at St. ^etersburg was coordinating Rand Report Covers National Health Costs BOSTON AP) - A national health insurance plan covering hospital and outpatient bills could cost from $3 billion to $16 billion a year, says a study by the Rand Corp. The study says a conservative cost estimate pf full-coverage plan paying all the bills for hospital and ambulatory services, such as that in clinics and doctors' offices, would be from $8 billion to $16 billion. If a plan were enacted calling for users to pay a flat 25 per cent of their expenses through coinsurance with the national plan covering the rest, the report says the cost would be be- twen $3 billion and $7 billion. It said an even more extensive pjogram including such services as drugs and d e n t a 1 care could push the costs to $20 billion for the coinsurance plan and $30 billion for full coverage. Health insurance plans being considered by Congress carry estimates iip to $40 billion. The Rand report, published todav in the New England Journal of Medicine, comes from a two-year study conducted by Dr. Joseph P; Newhouse and Dr. Charles E. Phelps. senior economists at Rand, and Dr. William B. Schwartz, ohysician- in-chief of the Tufts-New England Medical Center in Boston. Order Three Pizzas - Pay For Only Two! P This Coupon Redeemable at KEN'S in Fayetteville House Burns SPRINGDAI.E -- A living room wall in the home of Veda Ray on East Caudle Avenue caught fire Thursday morning Cause of the fire which burnec the couch and created much smoke is undetermined. One woman was in the house at the time of the fire but escaped injury. The home ib owned by Shorty Parsons and Mace Powell. Collect a set of Cartoon Cups.** Free at Hardee's Hurry on down to your nearest participating Hardee't and order 14-Oz. soft drink And when you do, Hordee'i will give you a colorful plastic cartoon cup made of durable plastic FRH. Offer good while me upply lasts. North M Garland Street* (Acrots From Oak How) FaystterilU, Ark. the study, being marie under a $1 million contract from Interior's Bureau of Land Management in New Orleans. Sampling slarted in the Deslin area, where oilmen were the most eager to begin drilling. The deadline for an analysis report on the samples is March 15. Another preparatory step, which Bybe-c condemned as "utter boondoggling," was a special archedlogical survey of areas selected for exploratory wells. Sonic gear, underwater television and divers make s u r e no unsuspected archeological treasure will be ruined by an oilman's drill. Bybee said it cost Exxon $100,000 to check just six MAFLA locations. "Even the archeolotfists snicker about it," he grumbled, "but they figure that if we got to do it they might as well get their share." COUPON -FOR THE FAMILY . . Ken's Pizza Parlor 409 WEST D1CKSON FOR 2 Windy Is Glad PINE BLUr'K. A i k . (AP) - ftcr a short stop at a carport ale, 6-year-old Windy Wind- iim said she was glad. Her mother, Mrs. Fred Windam, asked, "You're glad bout whnl'i" Windy answered, "I'm glad ou didn't buy U." "Didn't buy what?" Mrs. Vindham asked. "That carport," Windy said. II was nice, all right, bill here sure was a lot of junk in Northwwtt Arkansas TIMES, Friday. June 14, 1974 rAYITTCVILLt. AHK*N*AI Mendoza Released M A N I L A ' ( A P ) - Mystic'Bo- livian painter Benjamin Mendoza y Amor, convicted of trying to knife Pope Paul VI. was released today from 38 months in prison. But Commissioner Edmundo Reyes of the Bureau of Deportation and Immigration ordered Mendoza returned to detention to await deportation. Mendoza, 39, attacked . the pontiff in November 1970 amid a massive crowd upon the Pope's arrival at M a n i l a International airport to visit the Philippines. Mendoza contended it was a religious protest and that he never meant to harm the Pope. The painter said he'd like to go to Sweden for medical treatment rather than return to Bolivia. Taco Grande 2366 N. College Ave. SALE FRI.-SAT.-SUN. Introducing Taco Grande Dinners - "--: --;_-...·_ ..:.-.. 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