Bastrop Advertiser (Bastrop, Tex.), Vol. 113, No. 20, Ed. 1 Thursday, July 15, 1965 Page: 2 of 8
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■TABLJ8IED MARCH 1, IMS
•I BASTROP. TEXAS
ft. ■ ffTANDlFEH. Publimhrr
m BASTBOP COUNTY. 13 00 par imi
OUT OF BOUNTY. SJ JO per j*u
(Payable to Adtutti
u Second a«M MatUr al tfea
OHtc* al Baauwp. Tuu, Coder
A* ft March 1. lira.
Cbarse builders' sand with a
bit of prat moss is a fine medium
lor rooting cuttings.
To Make Choice
All families regardless ol
ra<v. i-ukir nr origin must
make a choice of schools af
Thin i« n^quirwl by the
I ederal Government and if a
choice ik not made stndents
will not be permitted to at-
If you do not have a
blank, one may be twunil
by contacting Supt. P. J.
BODY BUILDING EXERCISE
AID TO HANDICAPPED
FOR BETTER LIVING ^
RASTROT (TEXAS! ADVERTISER. JULY 15
Highlights And Sidelights From
4-H Youths Keep Fit
When boys and girls club work first started in the early
1900 s. the emblem was a 3 H clover symbolizing Head. Heart,
Hands. Around 1911 the 4th H was added to represent Health.
Ever since, both here and in about 75 other countries, this
emblem has represented the equal training of "head, heart,
hands and health for better living."
Texas Research League warns (State Board of Insurance to take
that another fiscal 'crisis'' looms;effect August 1.
for state government in 196", when Connally said he doubts any
new taxes of $40,000,000 a year practical benefits would be gained
may be necessary. from a social session at this
time, although lie shares concern
S niple arithmetic points to a , ^ ^ imIeuscs The governor
"sizeable" money problem, says mud(, ,hnM points
1 the League. It notes that while
Texas new fiscal period will be-j Texas' liability rates after the
with a general • August inc:cases will I* low. i
than those of .'U states arc' the
1 gin Septemln r 2
revenue surplus of some $!>7,800.-
:ooo. it will end August 31. 1967,
! with little more than $1,000,000 in
i the fund. Gov. John Comially's
1 budget staff has estimated a bal-
ance of about S-I.JOO.OOO.
Another 67 Texas districts have
submitted acceptable voluntary
desegregation plans and 13 more
have court-ordered plans.
Deadline for integration of
schools receiving federal aid is
Sept 1. 1%7.
Texas Eutmimy I'nrtied
University of Texas Bureau of
Business Research turns up these a private hom
Cigarette tax collections jump«>d
$l,80tt.000 ahmc May level as
smokers stocked up before the
new thre« cents a pack tax in
crease went into effect July 1.
Ru ('.ramie Valley citrus graven
art* free of burrowing nematode,
a microscopic animal which
causes the gradual decline of ci-
trus trees re|«Mls Agriculture
Commissioner John ('. White.
State Department of Health as
sured Houston area residents that
there Is no contamination of their
water stippK in Taylor Lake or
Houston due to use by an indus
trial specialist of radioactive is«>
topes to locate a water leak in
interesting facts ami figures in a
new study of the Texas economy
over the past decade:
Personal income per capita
rose from 51 ->85 to $L'.17j; real
purchasing power increased some
District of Columbia
Two recent legislative inquiries
already have been conducted on
rate-making methods and have
determined no fault with the In-
surance Board's formulae which
Comparing the shrinking surplus aro available for public scrutiny, ]#g per cent compared with .'17
with some non-recurring revenue The Legislature is willing to m)t (r,r k„. nation; Texas per
measures agreed on by the 59Ui ^Ve "little support" to stronger capit«i income dropjxd from just
Legislature. TRL researchers con- |Uws to curl- rising auto accidents under «.I0 per cent of the national
elude lawmakers in 1967 may have which bear directly on insurance flvriirt. jn 1954 to just over 85 per
to pass a $107,200,000 new tax bill, rates. cent of 1'.*>I
League admits the figure may — \jori. t[ian g5 per cent of ail
be higher or lower. Its slaff ac- Apitointnieni* Announced Texas personal income remains in
knowledges that sales tax reve- David L. Greenberg was named /orm t)f wages and salaries
nues are running well ahead of by Governor Connally as Judge of Manufacturing supplies 13 18 p :
official estimates this year and the new county court No. 1 of CPnj (>j personal income; petro
if it keeps up, the new tax re- Galveston county. He is a law |,.um ,in(j natural gas producers
quirement may be reduced to partner of Galveston Sen. A. R
Actually, general sales tax col- '
lections this year are "much Richter of Gonzales to the board
Roger Brown of Rig Spi ing lias
been sworn in to fill the unexpired
ho d,wl dura* u„
K,w H'<'Vllle m1|; J
•owl seismograph ,,.7'
Southwest Sla'e b. I
KKV IIRWBv HAij
Sunday S- U. 1 , . 1
Morning s..n. 1
tuning I nior. 5 f.
Evening 7 so
higher" than in 1964, Comptroller of control or the Southern Region
Robert S. Calvert reports. Collec- al Education Board and Rep Don
tjons since the current fiscal j Cavness of Austin to SREB's Leg-
year began last September 1 to- J islative Advisory Council,
tal $161,200,000. compared with Truett Latimer, former member
$150,600,000 for the corresponding j of the Stat> Legislature from Abi
period a year ago.
pay 3 JO per ten!, wholesale ami
retail trade provide 13.01 per
Connally appointed Sen Walter r,.nt: and government wage and
salary payment* 1-105 per cent
£800 to $1500 NKGDED
To have distributorship th|
earns $50 to $200 per week,
ted products. No office n<
Write giving name, address
telephone number to
B. E. Gregory
ItWO OI.NEY San AM<mfc> rtsul
Health projects have grown over the years in knowledge, ac-
tivities and membership, says the Cooperative Extension Service
which supervises 4H programs. And keeping fit is one impor
tant segment of the national 4-H Health program which today
enrolls some 677,000 boys and girls.
It is easy to keep in good shape during summer months
through sports, games, hikes, camping and outdoor work. But,
cautions the 4-H Health bulletin, there is more to maintaining
food health than strenuous exercise.
This recent publication points out the need for three nutri
tious meals a day, plenty of sleep, periodic physical checkups
and a sensible balance of work and play. It also urges 4-H Club
members to look for ways to improve family and community
Individual members and clubs can win awards for doing an
•ntatanding job. Winners are selected by the Extension Service.
Award donor and sponsor of the 4-H Health program for the
list 10 years is Eli Lilly and Company.
The boy or girl judged best in the state will be a delegate
lo the National 4-H Club Congress at Chicago next fall, and will
compete for one of six $500 scholarships. In the county, the
best four club projects will be recognized with a certificate and
medals will be presented to as many as four top individuals.
TRL observes: "An $80 million
tax bill is no small matter, but
neither is it a really serious crisis
for a state with the untapped tax
resources and growth potential of
Texas. This is, of course, an op-
timistic — as well as an unoffi-
cial — estimate and the tax re-
quired might well be higher if
revenues do not come up to thes.
expectations, or if < xpendituros
substantially exceed them."
League suggests that the Com-
mittee on State and Local Tax
Policy "look at many available
revenue-raising possibilities in the
course of its studies "
lene, is new executive director of
the Texas State Historical Sum v
Committee. He suet eeds George
Hill of Austir.
State Supr> rm Court has agreed
to review the < ase involving tti<■
state's right to tax o ;n-op<'rateti
vending machines on military
reservation? Third Court of Civil
Appeals, overturning Austin D:^
trict Court earlier held that the
state had the power to collect tin
tax on Fort Hood machine
High court h.i< ked Amarlllo
Court of Civ.: Appeals n ruling
that Moore Count> District Court
must hear the suit challenging
Special Session Rejected boundaries f unt;. commits.*!
Governor Connally has rejected 1 ('r s precincts
requests for a special legislative
session to deal with using car in Ifc-ftfgregation Plan* tpprovrd
suranre rate in Texas f. S. Department of Health.
State Representatives Carl A Education and Welfare • p r s
Parker and J. D. Weldon, both that 62T> of Texas' 1 TT< school
of Port Arthur, requested such a j districts have vijbrr,itt<-<i stati
session to investigate the rate in- mcnts "I complian- with th«
I creases averaging l.'1.4 p* r cent 1(« l civ ru i's ,,-t vhe h n
which were authorized by th< ceived f. Hera: appro*a
WOW I PTE US
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GRIESENBECK'S HAS EXPANDED AGAIN! WE HAVE VWEXEI) III II.DINt;
NEXT DOOR AND HAVE COMPLETELY REMODELED ROTH IK II.DINGS -
BASTROP AREA NOW WILL HAVE A MICH LARGER SELECTION OF GEN-
ERAL ELECTRIC APPLIANCES AND FINE FURNITURE!
REGISTER FOR DOOR PRIZES!
1st PRIZE - Sealy Posturpedic Mattress
2nd PRIZE - Morning Clory Comfort Mattress
3rd PRIZE-GE Portable Mixer
(You do not have to be present for drawing)
SALE PRICES GOOD JULY 15 THRU JULY 24 - - -10 DAYS !!
Griesenbeck Furniture Co
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