The Michigan Daily-Sunday, December 3, 1978--Page 3
CA USES OF DEA TH Q UES TION:
Cult victims remain unidentified
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Workshop for women
The University of Michigan Center for Continuing Education of
Women is offering a two day workshop geared especially for
experienced counselors who would like to increase skills in developing
structured group programs for their adult populations. the workshop
format includes lecturettes, discussion, structured group experiences
and individual cojsultation. It begins this Monday and runs through
the evening and continues on RTuesday the 5th. The cost is $25 and
advance registration is required. Those interesdted should contact:
CEW, 328-330 Thompson St., Ann Arbor, or call 763-1353.
Want to cross-country ski?
For those interested in learning how to cross-country ski you're in
luck. Registration is now open for the Washtenaw County Parks and
Recreation Commission's 6th Annual Cross-Country ski Program. In
the past this program has provided hundreds of Washtenaw County
residents the opportunity to try cross-country skiing for a nominal
fee. Designed for beginners and intermediate skiiers, the cost for one
hour and a half instruction session and equipment is three dollars.
Since the clinics fill quickly, according to the Commission, interested
skiiers are urged to register as soon'as possible. The program begins
January 9 and runs through the month of February. Registration
forms can be picked up at the County Building, City Hall, the Ann
Arbor Public Library and at the WCPARK office at 4133 Washtenaw in
Pi Beta Phi sorority announced on Dec. 4, 1968 it would be unable to
rush in January, 1969 because the Grand National Council sent the
campus chapter a letter refusing to allow the sorority to drop the use
of alumnae recommendations. A Panhel resolution prohibiting
alumnae recommendations in order to counter bias in rushes didn't sit
well with the national organization. Also that day, students striking for
autonomous black studies department among other black causes
marched off the San Francisco state College campus after a round of
confrontation with police.
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 3rd
Cinema I-Two Women: Aud. A, Angell, 7, 9 p.m.
Cinema Guild - One Sings, the Other Doesn't; Old Arch, Aud., 7,
U Club '- "Brunch on the Terrace"; Mozart Works: 1st Floor,
Union, 10 a.m.-noon (reservations 763-2236).
PTP - Shakespeare's "Richard the II": Power Ctr., 2 p.m.
Musical Society - "Messiah": Hill Aud., 2:30 p.m.
Canterbury Loft - Holiday Concert: Canterbury Loft, 332 s. state,
2nd Fr., 3:30 p.m.
Eva Jessye Collection - Concert, works by Charles Lloyd: stearns
Bldg., 4 p.m.
Actor's Ensemble Ionesco's "Macbett", Arena Theatre, Frieze
Bldg., 8 p.m.
Operaworkshop - scenes, "Magic Flute", others: SM recital hall, 8
Preacher - Frank H. T. Rhodes, President of Cornell, title of talk is
"The Empty Manager", 9:30 and 11 a.m., 1st Presbyterian Church.
United Jewish Appeal- Mrs. Gerda Weissman Klein, survivor of
concentration camp will speak on her experiences, 2 p.m., Beth Israel
Synagogue, 2000 Washtenaw.
YSA and MSA - Robin Mace, Socialist Workers Party candidate for
Michigan governor, "Feminism and Socialism", 7:30 p.m., Kuenzal
Hillel - Israeli dance performance, 12-1 p.m., Israeli dancing, 1-3
p.m., student United Jewish Appeal campaign, Hatikvah open
meeting, 6 p.m., 1429 Hill.
Workshop and Music - "Country Christmas at Cobblestone Farm",
12-4 p.m., first two Sundays in December.
Vegetarian Society - Meeting and dinner, 5:30 p.m., 424 N. State,
U-M School of Music - Workshop and recital of operas, 8 p.m.,
Moore Bldg. (north campus).
MONDAY, DECEMBER 4th
Ann Arbor Film Co-op - Summer Storm: 7; Riot in Cell Block ii; 9,
Angell Hall, Aud. A.
Eclipse Jazz - Jam session: 9:30 p.m.-1 aa.m., U club.
Zweit Lectures - Enrico Bombieri, "Ordinary Differential
Equations and Irrational Numbers", 4 p.m., 1035 Angell.
Applied Mechanics - Y. Y. Yung, Oakland University, "The Role of
Optical Methods in Experimental Mechanics", 4 p.m., W.
History - Stefan Pascu, "The Formation of Greater Romania", 4
p.m., Commons room, Lane Hall.
Hopwood Awards - Upperclassmen and poetry divisions, deadline
is December 6, noon, Angell Hall.
Health Behavior/Health Education - Karen TRoth, "Values: You
and Your Client (a workshop for health and educational students,
professionals)", 1-3 p.m., Vaughn Lounge.
Dancing - Scottish country dancing, 7:30 every Monday, Xanadu
Co-op, 1811 Washtenaw.
Two 16-cent installments
It was a case of the tax assessor's office goling that extra step.
Robert and Mildred sears of East Providence, R.I., owed 32 cents tax
on their 1975 car. Instead of being billed the entire amount, they got a
bill for two 16-cent installments. "They must be crazy," said Mrs.
ESears recalling her reaction when the first installment bill arrived.
WASHINGTON (AP) - As
identification of' those in the mass
suicide-murder on Guyana continues,
authorities say many questions
probably will never be answered -
including how many of the cultists tool
their own lives and how many were
Furthermore, medical, legal and
insurance experts say, the unanswered
questions very likely will lead to future
court fights over insurance settlements
because of the uncertainly about the
specific cause of death.
AS OF , SATURDAY, military
pathologists at Dover Air Force Base in
Delawarehad fingerprinted all 911
bodies brought back from Jonestown,
prepared nearly 800 of them for burial
and identified 255.
But when the bodies arrived they
were already so decomposed that
fingerprints in many cases may be
unsuitable and nearly one-third of the
victims may never be positively
identified, Justice Department officials
State and federal governments have
ruled out sutopsies for all but seven of
the corpses. Because of this, some
leading pathologists said, it will be all
but impossible to solve the mystery of
what really happened that fateful day
- November 18 - at the Peoples
Temple commune at Jonestown.
SURVIVORS SAID the commune
members committes mass suicide by
drinking a cyanide potion, some of
which was found left in a metal pot. But
the survivors also told of a ring of
armed security guards, giving rise to
rampant speculation that some cultists,
perhaps even large numbers, may have
been shot or forced to take the poison.
"You never will be able to prove that
those who drank this mixture did so
voluntarily or involuntarily," said
Michael Abbell of the Justice
Department's criminal division.
A number of forensic pathologists
interviewed said signs of small caliber
bullet wounds or beatings could easily
go undiscovered without at least
ASSISTANT Attorney General Philip
Heimann told reporters that although
the department wants to find out as
much as it can about the deaths, they
are of marginal interest to the U.S.
government because it has jurisdiction
only over the murder of Rep. Leo
Ryan by cult members.
Federal law gives the government
jurisdiction over the murder of a
member of Congress and murderor
attemtped murder of a State
Department representative in another
However, the department 1st week
ordered autopsies on seven bodies
the DRev. Jim Jones, the cult's leader,
two of his top lieutenants and four cult
members picked at random - to "put
the question to rest" and hopefully head
off future speculation.
SOME FORENSIC pathologists said
they believe at least limited individual
examination and tests should have been
sonducted on each body to attempt to
determine conclusively how each cult
Academy Award Double-Feature
LIFE OF EMIL ZOLA
The brilliant biography of the crusading French novelist and Dreyfuss Defender,
PAUL MUNI received an Oscar for best actor in this film. "It is at once the
finest historical film ever made and the greatest screen biography . . . there
is not enough space for a full inventory of its assets."-NY Times. With GALE
SONDERGAARD. 7 ONLY
GREER GARSON and WALTER PIDGEON star in this film about the growing
effects of World War 11 on the tranquil lives of the people in a small English
town. Ms. Garson received a well-deserved Oscar for her title role per-
formance. "Every episode is made a full experience, with rich and vibrant
overtones. the pulse of real humanity beats strong throughout the film."-NY
Times. 9 ONLY.
WED-Yves Robert's ALEXANDER
VITTORIA DE SICA
In the style that marked his first postwar films and most notably The Bicycle
Thief, Two Women is one of the final examples of deSica's stark neo-realism.
SOPHIA LOREN and ELEANORA BROWN star as a Roman mother and daughter
fleeing to the country to escape the Allied bombings of World War 11. After
they are raped by Morrocan soldiers in a harrowingly dramatized sequence,
the women eventually reach a new understanding of each other. Loren
received the only Academy Award for Best Actress ever given for a foreign
language performance. Italian with subtitles.
SCHEDULE CHANGE! HIROSHIMA, MON AMOUR
will be shown Tuesday, Dec. 5th NOT Wednesday, Dec. 6th
ANGELL HALL AUD "A"
7 Days/6 Nights
" Round trip jet transportation from Detroit to Los Angeles via United Airlines.
" Deluxe accommodations at the Airport Marina Hotel.
" Reserved seat at The Rose Bowl Game.
* Choice reserved seat for the Tournament of Roses Parade.
" Continental breakfast each morning.
" Bus transfers and luggage handling in Los Angeles.
. Optionals include Disneyland, Universal Studios, San Diego, New
Year's Eve Party, etc.
WE HAVE TAKEN HUNDREDS OF PEOPLE TO THE ROSE BOWL