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THE M#CHiGAN DAILY

Thursday, July 24, 1977

.'.~ tr. ThE MICNGAN GAILY thursdey, July 24, 1971

Juworski ugrees to heid Film co-ops str
probe of Korean bribes (Continued rom Page 2 fim.
commercial films, up from last "We fige one one semester

uggling

WASHINGTON !.T - Former
special Watergate prosecutor
Leon Jaworski, who obtained
the tape that forced former
President Richard Nixon to re-
sign, agreed yesterday to be-
come chief investigator of the
House probe into alleged Ko-
rean influence-huying in Con-
gress.
Jaworski agreed in a tele-
phone call to Rep. John Flynt
(E-Ga.), chairman of the Htouse
committee conducting the in-
ve.stigation. He will replace Phi-
lip lacovara, who quit Friday
in a fight with Flynt.
REPORTERS witnessing the
phone call in Washington could
hear only Flynt's words. At one
point he assured the Houston
a t t o r n e y, "'That's perfectly
agreeable to me As a matter of
fact, I'm a very easy person to

Jaworski later told reporters
in Houston that he still had to
work out with the committee a
written agreement giving him
complete freedom to bring out
the facts in the case.
But he said House Speaker
Thomas O'Neill and Democratic
Leader Jim Kright of Texas al-
ready have assured him that
he will get that guarantee.
HE SAID THE South Korean
probe "is similar to Watergate
only in the fact that once again
the people should have the
facts.
If there is the slightest effort'
to supress the investigation. T
will go to the House leadership
and then I will go to the public,"
he added.
Abraham Linicoln was the
first American president to
--r - mi l

year's figure of approximately
30 per cent.
"NATIONWIDE, students are
coming to fewer and fewer
films," Ruhmann complained.
"Let's face it, the major pre-
occupation on this campus is
e i t h e r studying or partying
down."

of sacrifice. Then we're going
to start doing the things we like
to do," Ruhmann concluded.
According to Zsuzsa Molnar.
president of the Cinema Guild-
which has consistently -offered
unique, often obscure films-the
Guild will not change its type of
programming.

Ruhmann also cited rising "LAST TERM we had more
costs for renting the films them- financial problems than in the
selves, in addition to rising past, but we're trying to keep
overhead costs, for the co-ops' the same type of schedule we've
deteriorating financial condition. always had," she said.
"There's a lot of expenses that When asked if she feels this
students don't realize," he said. position will be profitable for
the Guild, Molnar responded,
HOWEVER, Ruhmann was "We'll just hasve to wait and
optimistic a b o u t his group's see."
plans for . Winter term. "We Molnar feels the drop in at-
should be very solid financial- tendance figures is due, in part,
ly," he predicted, adding that to an increasing number of films
the co-op is planning to bring being shown on campus.
in a major film director and is
mila to . ct t,-a..,~n r frP 44 nATOr i ha 'ebo

a change in what students want
to see. It's just that more fitlsy
are being offered," she explais
ed. "There's more film courses
which present free films."
Molnar firm1ly stated, "We ye
keeping up with the t'ineiiis
Guild tradition of offerinmaid
films, silents, ew film f
films and r e c e n I n
movies.
"We want to offer god m
ture of films to the stiJens
films they can't see in the cam-
mercial theaters, she said
SOURCES CLOSE to te t
co-ops say that of the tine
Cinema tt is in the wss n
cial trouble, thoughane ens
tends it is in any danger of lad
ing. New World Film to opa
fourth competitor in the na ii
went under two years ago
Al Blomquist of Cinemssa I
it simply. "We are in ial
difficulty now simply hesse
people haven't been gostin, to ie
movies."
In the fall, Blomqui sre
dicted, "Cinema It will showa
lot less esoteric film . 'There
won't be the Japanese, IRussian,
French or art films," he says
"We can't afford to show thing,
people won't come to see We'll
show more commercial lilni"
Blamnquist also comianptd of
a "glut on the Aaii Arbs sinD'ie
market"
"What it comes dawn a i
that the supply exceeds he de
mand," Blomquist stated it
bothers- us not to show the
aesthetic films, but we are ,
business and we have a treat
it that way."
AUGUST GRADS:
DEADLINE FOR ORDERING
A'CAP AND GOWN IS:
FRI., JULY 22, '77
$2 Late Charqe for G,.,,
Ordered After Dendt r
AVAILABLE ONLY AT THE
U-CELLAR
n the Basement of th
Mchion iUnion
MICH1111IM A
TOINIGHT AT 7:15&9
Open 6:45

Theodore Lettvin, PIANIST
Tuesday, July 26 at 5:30, Rackham . Auditorium
The concluding Summer Fare concert will be given next week by this
internationally known pianist who is a newly-appointed faculty mem-
ber of the U-M School of Music. Mr. Lettvin has performed over 1500
concerts on four continents, both in recital and with major symphony
orchestras. In his Ann Arbor debut appearance next week, he'll perform
the following works:
BEETHOVEN: Sonata in C major, Op. 2, No. 3
SCHUBERT: Four Impromptus ,Op. 142
CHOPIN: Four Ballades
TPickets are available at $3.5G1, anid $6.50
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