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Page 2A CULPEPER STAR-EXPONENT, Obituaries Obituaries Larry Wayne Orange Larry Wayne Orange, 34, of Alanthus died Saturday, May 28, 1988, as the result of an automobile accident at Rt. 29 and 663. He was a native of Culpeper County. He was an auto mechanic. Survivors include five sisters, Mary Finney of Maryland, Margaret Ann Gaskins and Jacklyn Jones, both of Brandy Station, Kathy Gaskins of Culpeper, Lisa Gaskins of Rixeyville; four brothers, Jesse Gasof D.C., Walter Gaskins of Culpeper, Paul Gaskins of Woodbridge, Steve Gaskins of Brandy Station; his grandfather, George Orange of Brandy Station; six aunts; six uncles; and other relatives and friends.

A funeral service will be held at the Mt. Zion Baptist Church at Alanthus at 2 p.m. Friday, June 3. The Rev. Hugh Wilson of Culpeper will officiate.

Interment will be in the family section of the church cemetery at Alanthus. The family will receive friends at the W.C. Thompson's Funeral Home on Thursday, June 2, from 7 to 8 p.m. W.C. Thompson Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Charles M. Clement Mr. Charles Moffett Clement, 92, of the Culpeper Baptist Retirement Community, died Monday, May 30, 1988, at the Culpeper Memorial Hospital. Culpeper, Va. Wed.

June 1, 1988 He was a native of Marsh Market and had lived in Culpeper. His parents were the late Rev. Charles and Clara Churn Clement. His wife was the late Marion Talbot Clement. Mr.

Clement was a member of Culpeper Baptist Church, former member of the Culpeper Rotary Club, American Legion and V.F.W., Fairfax Masonic Lodge, WWI, and the Navy. He was the retired owner of Clement Insurance Agency and Culpeper Building Supply. Survivors include one daughter, Mrs. Edwin G. Adair of Culpeper; three grandchildren, Mrs.

R. Barry Glenn of Franklin, Mrs. Christopher Ensign of Walnut Creek, Miss Elizabeth C. Adair of Culpeper; seven great -grandchildren; and one brother, Roland P. Clement Sr.

of Jeffersonton. A graveside funeral service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, June 2, at the Culpeper Masonic Cemetery. The Rev. H.O.

Browning will officiate. Interment will be in the Culpeper Masonic Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Edwin G.

Adair 620 Country Club Road, Culpeper. Memorial contributions may be made to the Culpeper Baptist Retirement Community or your favorite charity. Clore Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Residents near the intersection of Horner and North Fourth Streets reported the firing of a small-caliber weapon into the air by two persons in a unidentified pickup Sunday evening, the chief said. The vehicle was identified only as a Nissan or Toyota in which two white males were riding, one blond haired and the other having long, dark hair.

Death Notices Mr. Charles Moffett Clement made to the Culpeper Baptist ReMr. Charles Moffett Clement of tirement Community or your Culpeper, died Monday, May favorite charity. Clore Funeral 30, 1988, at the Culpeper Memorial Home is in charge of the arrangeHospital. Graveside services will be ments.

held at the Culpeper Masonic Mr. Thomas Alvin O' Halloran Cemetery on Thursday, June 2, 1988, at 11:30 a.m., with the Rev. Mr. Thomas Alvin O'Halloran of H.O. Browning officiating.

The fa- Viewtown, died on Tuesday, May mily will receive friends at the home 31, 1988, at his residence. Funeral of Mr. and Mrs. Edwin G. Adair arrangements are incomplete at this 620 Country Club Road, Culpeper.

time. Geest-Johnson Funeral Home Memorial contributions may be is in charge of the arrangements. Continued from Page 1 two acts were estimated at $2,800. ges in connection with the crash and estimated damage to the two vehicles at $1,000 each. In two reported vandalisms, all the windows in a school bus owned by Highland School off Route 17 were broken out over the weekend, and a glass and counter dial on a gas pump at Prestige Cable Co.

on East Street was destroyed. Losses in the Continued from Page 1 though it would seem that Lynchburg is starting to come The state's unemployment rate stood at 3.8 percent in March and at 4.2 percent in April 1987. The national rate for the month was 5.3 percent. Dickinson County's 14.3 percent unemployment rate was the highest in the state and the 1 percent mark for the city of Manassas Park was the lowest, the VEC said. These were the rates for the state's five major metropolitan areas Clore FUNERAL HOME "The Home of Thoughtful Service" 415 Main St Culpeper 825-2361 Landbank ch challenges rejected RICHMOND (AP) A federal appeals court Tuesday rejected the appeals of the mother of defunct Landbank Equity founder William Runnells and upheld a lower court's finding of civil contempt against her.

Mrs. Lucille Runnells, 72, is serving a one sentence for criminal contempt of court arising from a separate 65-count grand jury indictment returned October 1987. The three-judge panel of the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld U.S. District Judge J.

Calvitt Clarke Jr. of Norfolk, who found Mrs. Runnells in civil contempt on an injunction against the disposal of Staff Photo, Dustin Berbon (left) and Jason Gardner wait for the ball to Waiting for ing an afternoon game of volleyball at Culpeper County School. The pair received an extra edge by sitting on the Ball to Drop of classmates during the game. Students enjoyed a break for the ninth grade picnic held at the school Friday afternoon.

tied to the liquidation of Landbank. Mrs. Runnells, who along with other family members, was found liable for fraud and self-dealing at the expense of Landbank's creditors, challenged the validity of the injunction, claiming that forced testimony about her financial affairs amounted to self-incrimination. "The district court made clear at the time it ordered Runnells imprisoned that she was not being jailed for refusing to testify about her assets, but for failing after numerous opportunities to submit a good-faith plan to pay the contempt judgment Protein kills attacking cells CHICAGO (AP) A new genetically engineered protein kills transplant-attacking cells in mice, suggesting it might someday eliminate the need for risky and costly anti-rejection drugs in transplant patients, researchers said Tuesday. They expect the protein to be introduced for some leukemia patients this fall and for human transplant patients in a year or so.

The leukemia patients suffer from a form of the disease marked by an excess of transplant-attacking blood cells. "This is not only more powerful, but it's far more selective" than conventional anti-rejection treatment, said Dr. Terry Strom, director of clinical immunology at Beth Is- In addition to the service sector, the VEC reported hiring gains in trade, construction, manufacturing and the financial, insurance and real estate sector. The number of Virginians receiving unemployment benefits dropped from 47,000 in March to 44,000 in April. WEEKLY SPECIAL Salmon Cakes served with slaw.

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Box 1331 703-825-2060 Guest: Culpeper, VA 22701 (H) 703-854-6303 Special C-103's Gregg Bickel ORIGINAL rael Hospital in Boston. "This therapy only zaps the cells that are active (against the transplanted organ) at that time and doesn't depress the (disease-fighting) immune system across the he said at the annual meeting of the American Society of Transplant Physicians. Dr. Lawrence G. Hunsicker, the society's president, said the findings represent 'terribly important work." "The hope is that you could get someone who needs a kidney transplant and put in whatever one you have Hunsicker said.

"Maybe (tissue) matching at that point wouldn't make a difference." Researchers have been working for nearly a decade on the new protein, a fusion of a portion of the diphtheria toxin, one of the deadliest known toxins, and the natural immune system protein interleukin-2. When the body's immune system is confronted with unfamiliar material such as bacteria or a transplanted organ, it fights back with a group of cells called T-cells. against her," the panel said. She pleaded guilty in February to the single criminal charge, which was separate from the civil contempt, in exchange for testimony against other members of the family. Also named in the same indictment and also serving time are her grandson, Steven Runnells, and her other son, John Runnells.

Vincent Vala drop durJunior High shoulders from class Later indictments named William Runnells and his wife, Marika, in an alleged scheme to defraud creditors of the bankrupt second-mortgage lender. William and Marika Runnells are being sought under federal fugitive warrants. The foreign substances activate a small number of T-cells, which produce interleukin-2 receptors, points on the cell surface to which only interleukin-2 molecules will stick. Activation of these receptors leads to an immunological cascade that activates more harmful cells which then attack the transplanted organ, leading to rejection of the foreign tissue. To prevent this from happening, Strom and Dr.

Jack Murphy, chief of biomolecular medicine at Boston University Medical Center, isolated the part of the diphtheria toxin that binds it to other cells and replaced it with the binding portion of the interleukin-2 molecule. The result was a hybrid protein that seeks out and attaches to only those T-cells harmful to transplanted organs, and kills the T-cells with the toxin. "The idea for this particular magic bullet is to use it right after the transplant," Strom said. Warrenton carnival starts Thursday WARRENTON The annual Warrenton Volunteer Fire Co. carnival opens a three-day run off West Shirley Avenue behind the firehouse Thursday.

Highlighting activities Friday will be the annual Firemen's Parade starting at 7 p.m. Preceding this will be a ham dinner served by the auxiliary starting at 5 p.m. at the carnival grounds. A children's matinee is scheduled for Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m. The annual event will close with the awarding of the grand prize at midnight on Saturday.

Senator triples mailings WASHINGTON (AP) U.S. Sen. Paul S. Trible Jr. has more than tripled the volume of newsletter mailings and other items sent to voters since announcing last fall that he would not seek re-election, a newspaper said Tuesday.

Trible, sent about 3.4 million pieces of mail to voters between Oct. 1 and March 31, according to a semi-annual report released by the secretary of the Senate and cited by The Richmond News Leader. The recent volume was sharply higher than the roughly 1 million items Trible mailed between April and September last year, the newspaper said. The cost of the mailings jumped from more than $162,000 to almost $430,000. "I think the voters ought to be outraged that tax dollars, used to support a federal officeholder, are being used to wage a campaign for a state office," said Dennis Peterson, manager of former Attorney General J.

Marshall Coleman's effort to win the Republican nomination for governor in 1989. Trible is considered a possible rival of Coleman for the nomination but has not said whether he will seek the office. "It's unfortunate," Peterson said of the mailings. "It's unfair. And it's wrong." Jim Weber, who heads 8th District Rep.

Stanford E. Parris' reelection campaign, also criticized Trible's mailings and called them blatant political use of the office." Parris also plans to seek the Republican nomination for governor. "It's a little bit of a sham to the taxpayers," Weber said. "It's certainly bending the rules, and pushing to the limits what you can, and possibly honorably should, do." Trible, in a statement relayed by an aide, defended his use of the mailings. "My mailings include letters to constituents, newsletters and town meeting announcements.

I work in April, March and April 1987: Lynchburg, 4.1 percent, 4.8 percent and 4.2 percent; NorfolkVirginia Beach-Newport News, 4 percent, 4.2 percent and 4.7 percent; northern Virginia, 1.6 percent, 1.7 percent and 2 percent; Roanoke, 3.4 percent, 3.9 percent and 3.8 percent. C. Thompson Funeral Home 503-7 N. Main St. Telephone Culpeper, Va 825-6700 GEEST Johnson FUNERAL HOME, INC.

405 Sperryville Road Culpeper 825 0395 hard to keep in touch and be available to my constituents, and I will continue to do so," the senator said. The higher volume of mail was due primarily to announcements sent to voters about 48 town meetings Trible held in January and February and a newsletter, an aide to the senator said. IN Special Price Sale Karastan Oriental Design Rugs Area Rugs. This is the top-of-the-line original Karastan collection all woven through the back of the finest imported worsted wool yarns, skein dyed and lustre-washed. Choose from classic designs and colors, all of the finest quality.

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