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Chinese Papercuts
Cards
Recordls
Calendars
Diaries
Tarot Cards
Class Struggle Game
Puzzles--Games
A PERIODICAL

Firmsi
(Continued from Page 1)
Mariac's wares.
Harkins brought samples to the East
Quad apartment and proceeded to
demonstrate to the group of blue-jeaned
students what she said was the best
method for cooking carrots, and the
energy-saving ability and durability of
the pans. She hit the china with a knife
to show that it would not break and per-
formed finger circles on the crystal to
make it sing.
The business is completely
legitimate, said Harkins. Though one
must make a commitment to purchase
the merchandise at the time of the
demonstration, she said, federal law

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give sail
requires that consumers have at least
three days to back out. -
"I have nothing to hide," she said. "If
it wasn't for real, I wouldn't come
back."
"THOUGH' THE - merchandise is
received within two to three weeks af-
ter signing the contract, Harkins said,
the payments of $35.24 a month on the
$865.76 purchase do not begin until six
weeks after purchase of the lifetime-
guaranteed cookware.
Harkins said she operates on the
principle that the purchase entails set-
ting aside only $1 a day for 24 months,
money which could easily be wasted.
Once students graduate, she stresses,

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the second floor bookstore
336% S. State St.
Phone 663-0215

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es pitch
they're forced to pay for other things,
such as babies, bottles, diapers, and
clothes, and unable to invest in a good
set of cookware and china.
"This package is worth $1,200-$1,400,
and all we're asking for is $1 a day,"
said Harkins.
Zellis claimed, though, that the
requirement of purchase on the spot
made him wary. ,
"I DIDN'T LIKE the idea that you
had to have $20 right now, and if you
don't give it right now, you can't get it
(The merchandise). That's what makes
me think it's not legitimate."
But Harkins explained that Mariac is
"not even scratching the surface of the
market" of college students now, and it
is therefore impossible for a student to
take more time to make a decision on
whether or not to purchase the goods.
RC freshwoman Barbara Coffman,
one winner of Miami accommodations,
said she was "impressed" by the goods
Harkins presented, but "there was no
way" she could afford the merchan-
dise. "I think she's in the wrong dorm,"
Coffman added.
Harkins said she usually demon-
strates the merchandise in fraternities
and apartments instead of dorms.
ALTHOUGH SHE said she spends six
weeks of the year at Michigan, makes
presentations "three times a day, four
days a week," and usually obtains a 50
per cent response towards the mer-
chandise, none of the East Quad group
indicated interest.

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"WHY DO THE HEATHEN RAGE?'"
Psalms 2:1 and Acts 4:25

o 'U' students

"I can't even picture any U of M
student going for this," said Zellis.
"She might be better off with a less
sophisticated group."
Mariac is a division of American
Marketing Associates, an Indiana
holding company, reported Mariac at-
torney Bob Whitinger. The company's
other four divisions, he added, are An-
drian Industries, Jeanlinn Industries,
Petura Corporation, and Nattline, Inc.,
all, along with Mariac, Inc., named af-
ter the children of the company's foun-
der and owner, George Douglas.
Whitinger added that Mariac, which
presently has 28,000 active accounts,
reaches college students in 40 states.
ACCORDING TO Whitinger, the
cookware, "manufactured in such a
way that it should last a lifetime," is
demonstrated on college campuses
because people out of school would like
to have such items but cannot afford
them.
He emphasized the benefits of studen-
ts saving money for merchandise like
cookware while in college. "When I was
in college, I blew a lot of money on pizza
and beer. Many students get sick of the
dormitory and want an apartment -
they can inherit junk from their
mother, go to K-Mart, or buy nice
things."
There are several other companies in
the market for college buyers, accor-
ding to Whitinger. One of them,
American Future Systems, is located in
Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania.

CARL WEINBERG, sales promotion
manager of American Future Systems,
said the company exists "to fill two
needs: one is that we've heard from
students that they have a real need to
learn the information we give at the
show, on the consumer education level.
Students have wanted to make pur-
chases, and this does it in a way that's
affordable."
Weinberg said the company, which
has been in business 20 years, is "larger
than the corner deli, but smaller than
GM," and covers most of the states.
Pete Ingalls, Engineering School
sophomore, made a decision to pur-
chase goods from American Future
Systems at a presentation at Alice
Lloyd last year, but has subsequently
backed out.
"I JUST WROTE them a letter and
told them I wasn't going to do it any
more -- I decided that I had better ways
to spend the money," he said.
But he said he hasn't heard from the
company since he wrote, and said it
never returned the $30 he invested.
American Future Systems, like
Mariac, Inc., claims to provide at least
one participant in the show with a
vacation for two.
"They were supposed to send me
some certificate, but theynever did,"
he said. Cook had also initially ordered
the merchandise, but cancelled his or-
der within the three days allowed by
law, as did several other Alice Lloyd
residents who attended the same party.

- A heathen is one who does not believe in the God of the
Bible. "When the mists have rolled away, and we know as we
are known," It Is the opinion and conviction of the writer that
one of the greatest and most devastating and terrible sins of
our day and generation will be that of "tampering with the
Word of God" by means of translation, especially the
changing of Isaiah 7:14 from 'virgin" to "young woman," and
its implications! According to this Christ could have been
born of most any young woman and male consort! "Know ye
not that a little eleven leaveneth the whole lumps"
"Hear The Word of The Lord:"This witness, testimony, and
warning of God Almighty Himself which is placed near the
beginning of His Book in Deut. 4:2: "Ye shall not add unto the
words which I command you, neither shall ye diminish aught
from it, that ye may keep the commandments of The Lord
your God which I command you."
"Hear The Word of The Lord," probably the most solemn
testimony and warning of all, spoken in the first person by4
Christ Himself In His risen and glorified form right at the end
of The Bible: "For I testify unto every man that heareth the
words of the prophecy of this Book, if any man shall add unto
these things, God shall add unto him the plagues that are
written in this Book: And if any man shall take away from the
words of the book of this prophecy, God shall take away his
part of The Book of Life, and out of The Holy City, and from
the things which are-written in this Book!" - Revelation
2:18, 19,
"Infinite potentates have raged against this Book, and
sought to destroy and uproot it - but they nothing prevailed:

they are all gone and vanished, while The Book remains, and
will remain for ever and ever, perfect and entire, as it was
declared at first." - Martin Luther.
At this time of the yearwe celebrate the birth of the child of
"The Virgin mother, offspring of The Vhrgln's Womb." Is It not
important that we be sincere, and not hypocritical? If you do
not believe and cannot accept the fact and truth of The Virgin
Birth - "Is anything too hard for God"- you have no right or
business belonging to a Protestant Christian Church. We do
not believe that the truth of the following statement can be
refuted: that the Episcopal, the Methodist, The Baptist, The
Presbyterian, and maybe some other Denominations, all
were founded and developedto their present high place of
respect, esteem, and Influence, by men and women who
believe the miracle birth of Jesus Christ as announced by
The Angel Gabriel, as well as the infallibility of The
Scriptures of The Old and New Testaments. Without this
faith, whether a man is a bishop or a doorkeeper, he is out of
place in a Protestant Christian Church, and to remain In isb
mighty good evidence that he has "put. away a good
conscience, and made shipwreck of faith," after theexample
of the men told about In 1st Timothy 1:19, 20.
There is a day of reckoning coming, and it is near! Repent,
and bring forth fruit meet for repentance, or resign, and get
out. There are other denominations, sects, etc. that will
gladly welcome and receive you. And the more you rage
against God, and His Anointed, - the better some will like
you!

Iranians obey Khomeini call; anti-U.S.

potestors take to rooftops
(Continued from Page 1)
States and, in perhaps eeriest anti- told reporters on the 34th day of the before th
American demonstration so far, crisis that some of the hostages would hundreds
millions of Iranians obeying his call soon be released and others accused of Mohamr
gathered on the rooftops of their homes spying would face trial by a deaths si
1st night to chant "Death to America" revolutionary court" that could sen- threat of
and "Allah Akhbar! "-God is Great! tence them to death: th rea
Forig Mnite Sdeh otzaeh BUT THE MILITANTS holding the~ General'
Foreign Minister Sadegh Qotbzadeh hostages quickly denounced oth- a stateme
THE MICHIGAN DAILY zadeh's promise to free some of them as
(USPS344-900) "completely false" and said all 50
Volume LXXXX, No.77 Americans would be tried as spies

Tebran
e Islamic courts that have sent
of supporters of former Shah
med Reza Pahlavi to their
nce the February revolution.
ng sharply to the, renewed
a spy trial, U.N. Secretary
Waldheim immediately issued
ent protesting the trial threat.

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Iranians
violate status
(Continued from Page 1)t
INS project, said information obtained
by INS agents in Ann Arbor won't be
compiled until Monday. The reasons for
status violations will be released then
too.
But Wagus stressed that a violation of
status doesn't necessarily mean depor
tation.

LSA sophomore Joel Schwartz who
led chants against Wednesday's diag
demonstration in support of Iranian
students, did not, however, throw any
snowballs at demonstrators as reported
in- the DWily:

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CHURCH OffCHRIST
530 W. Stadium
(Across from Pioneer High)
Schedule of Services:
Sunday-Bible School 9:30 a.m.
Worship-10:30 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday-Bible Study 7:30 p.m.
Bible classes for College Students.
For information call 971-7925
Wilburn C. Hill, Evangelist
Transportation-662-9928
* * *
NEWP'ORT FELLIOWSHIP .
(Free Methodist Church)
1951 Newport Road-665-6100
Sunday School-9:45 a.m.
Worship-11:00 a.m.
(Nursery and Children's Worship).
Evening Worship-6:00 p.m.
Robert Henning, Pastor. 663-9526
* * *
CHURCH OF SCIENTOLOGY
Huron Valley Mission
8W9 Henry St.
668-6113
Sunday Service 2:30 p.m.
Rev. Marian K. Kuhns
* * *
LORD OF LIGHT LUTHERAN
CHURCH
(The Campus Ministry of the ALC-LCA )
Gordon Ward. Pastor
801 S. Forest at hill St.
10:00 a.m.-Worship Service.
Wednesdays, 7:00 p.m.-Choir Prac-
tice.
A Christmas Concert will be pre-
sented by the Lord of Light Lutheran
Church Choir on December 16th at 8:00
p.m. The major work performed by the
choir and chamber orchestra will be
Cantata 140 by J.S. Bach. Other works
by Poulenc, Britten, Costeley and Han-
del will also be performed. The concert
is free of charge and open to the public.
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FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
1432 Washtenaw Ave.-662-4466
Service of Worship:
Sunday 9:30 and 11:00a.m.
4:00 p.m.' College Student Fellowship
in the French Room.
Prayer Breakfast Wednesday at 7:00
a.m:
Bible Study Wednesday at 4:00 p.m.
Theology Discussion Group Thurs-~
day at 7:00 p.m.
CAMPUS CHAPEL
1236 Washtenaw Ave.
Fellowship Supported by the
Christian Reformed Church
Cla- Libolt
Service 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.-
Speaker: Clay Libolt. Baptism Service.
* * *
EMMANUEL BAPTIST CHURCH
727 Miller Rd.
Sunday School-10 a.m.
Morning Worship-1i a.m.
Thursday Bible Study and Prayer-
7:00 p.m.
Sunday Evening Service, 727 Miller,
Community Room-6:00 p.m.
For spiritual help or a ride to our
services please feel free to call Pastor
Thomas Loper, 663-7306.
* * *
AMERICAN BAPTIST CAMPUS
CENTER at FIRST BAPTIST
CHURCH
502 E. Huron St. (between State &
Division)-663-9376
Dr. Jitsuo Morikawa, Minister
10:00 a.m.-Worship Service-Ser-
mon: "Christian Hope." Observance of
The Lord's Supper.
Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m.-Campus
Discussion Group-Led by Margi Stu-
ber, M.D., in the Campus Center
Lounge.
11:00 a.m.-College Class-led by Dr.
Nadean, Bishop.
5:30 p.m.-Sunday Family Night Sup-
pers, Fellowship Hall. Students Wel-
come As Our Guests.
* * *

UNIVERSITY CHURCH F
THE NAZARENE
409 S. Division
Steve Bringardner, Pastor
Church School-9:45 a.m.
Service of Worship-11:00 a.m
Time of Meeting-6:00 p.m.
* * *
UNIVERSITY LUTHERAN CHAPEL
Serving the Campus for LC-MS
Rovert Kavasch, Pastor
1511 Washtenaw Ave.
663-5560
Double Sunday Services-9:15 a.m.
and 10:30 a.rn.,
Sunday Bible Study at 9:15 a.m.
Midweek Worship-Wednesday at
10:00 p.m. **
FIRST UNITED METHODIST
CHURCH
120 S. State St.
(Corner of State and Huron)
Worship Schedule:
8:30 a.m.-Holy Communion in th-
Chapel.
9:30 and 11:00 a.m.-Morning Wor-
ship in the Sanctuary.
Church School for All Ages-9:30
a.m. and 11 a.m.
Choir Rehearsal Thursday-7:15
p.m.
Ministers:
Dr. Donald B. Strobe
Rev. Fred B. Maitland
Dr. Gerald R. Parker
Education Director: Rose McLean
Education Asst.: Anne Vesey
* * *
WESLEY FOUNDATION
at the University of Michigan
(313) 668-6881
602 E. Huron at State
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104
Rev. W. Thomas Schomaker, Chaplain
Mike Pennanen, Shirley Polakowski
This Week:
Sunday, 5:30 p.m.-Shared Meal.
Sunday, 6:15 p.m.-Advent Worship.
Monday, 12:10 p.m.-This week's
brown bag film: "The Celebration
Revolution of Alexander Scrooge." A
free film and a great way to have your
lunch.

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