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August 09, 1979 (vol. 89, iss. 62) • Page Image 1

… %k The Michigan Daily Vol. LXXXIX, No. 62-S Thursday, August 9, 1979 Twelve Paes I Ann Arbor, Michigan Ten Cents AATA cuts bus services, increases fares yRy Onily Phete by JIM KRUZ AT A RALLY near City Hall before last night's Ann Arbor Transportation Authority board meeting, many Ann Arbor residents, including Debbie Johnson (center), protested transportation service cotbacks. Johnson is trying to start the Organizing Committee Again...…

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…Page 2-Thursday, August 9, 1979-T Chinese PEKING (AP) - Hundreds of tattered, unemployed Chinese from near and far-flung provinces staged a sit-in yesterday on the crimson and gold doorstep of the Chinese government. Their grievances varied, their demand was the same: Help us. They were not the winter's dissidents and idealists of "Democracy Wall"-just west of broad Chang An Avenue. They didn't talk of human rights. Their cry was for the basic...…

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…The Michigan Daily-Thursday, A Manson elan memnbers ten years 1 S T a t c r G Z i f t I f later: Surviving prison life LOS ANGELES (AP) - In the Those who remember are haunted by Steven Parent wealthy cocoon of Benedict Canyon, that hot summer morning when the city shot, found in where celebrities seek safety in shake- froze in fear of a nameless evil loose in lawn, cut do roof castles, the date of Aug. 9 still sen- the hills. hideous embl d...…

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…Page 4-Thursday, August 9, 1979-The Michigan Daily Michigan Daily Eighty-nine Years of Editorial Freedom 420 Maynard St., Ann Arbor, MI. 48109 Vol. LXXXIX, No. 62-S News Phone: 764-0552 Edited and managed by students at the University of Michigan ''Hospital: Round tWo T HE REGIONAL health planning council's second review of plans for a new University Hospital could be as unproductive as the first one, if University officials are not ready to r...…

August 09, 1979 (vol. 89, iss. 62) • Page Image 5

…Brodhead says likely to come DETROIT (UPI) - Federal aid for the struggling Chrysler Corp. is unlikely to come in the $1 billion bundle being sought by the company and the United Auto Workers (UAW) Union, a Detroit Congressman said yesterday. It probably will be a multi-faceted plan involving elements of both rescue proposals and possible demanding that Chrysler workers share some of the burden of helping the firm, U.S. Rep. William Brodhead s...…

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…Page 6-Thursday, August 9, 1979-The Michigan Daily No oil needed Shipbuilder launches sail-powered merchant vessel THOMASTON, Maine (AP) - A sailing cargo ship, the nation's first in 40 years, was launched yesterday from an old Maine boatyard into a sea of op- portunity created by the energy crisis. A crowd of more than 1,500 cheered as the 97-foot coasting schooner John F. Leavitt, its flag flapping in the breeze, glided down the ways into t...…

August 09, 1979 (vol. 89, iss. 62) • Page Image 7

…The Michigan Daily-Thursday, August 9, 1979--Page 7 'SAINT JACK' Bogdanovich s swan song? By CHRISTOPHER POTTER Perhaps the saddest comment that can be made about the new Peter Bog- danovich film Saint Jack is that it doesn't contain anything to get furious about. That the picture doesn't contain anything to get enthusiastic about either simply lends increased substan- ce to the notion that the 70's most notable director-you-love-to-hate didn...…

August 09, 1979 (vol. 89, iss. 62) • Page Image 8

…Page 8--Thursday, August 9, 1979-The Michigan Daily I DAILY CLASSIFIEDS I GARAGE SALE! Crner of Hermitage and Walingford. Sunday, August 12. :0-5:00 3713811 AMERICAN AIRLINE 50% Discount Coupon for BARGAINS Used furniture, household items, antiques, jewetry, plants, crafts-anything and ecerything. GIANT FLEA MARKET, user 100 dealers every seekend. 6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m., Friday; 1000 a.m.-6:00 p.m., Saturday and Sunday. 214 E. Michigan at Park....…

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…The Michigan Doily-Thursday, August 9, 1979-Page 9 Plumber: strike'only weapon' against 'U' uContinued from Page 5 workers skills are indispenible. sick pay program for skilled trades to the union's demands for higher Wesley claimed. "They don't have the "THE ELEMENTS don't bother us," employees, Wesley said. wages and continuation of the current tools. They are just letting things go Wesley said yesterday afternoon, just "The outside scale is...…

August 09, 1979 (vol. 89, iss. 62) • Page Image 10

…Page 10-Thursday, August 9, 1979-The Michigan Daily Forest fires still rage in West BOISE, Idaho (AP)-Smoke-filled Western skies clouded over yesterday and temperatures dropped, but the director of 7,000 men and women bat- tling 24 separate forest fires said the situation remained "grim" and out of control. Fully half the nation's federal firefighting forces were involved in the battle against the fires,, which have devastated more than 143,0...…

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…The Michigan Daily-Thursday, August 9, 1979-Page 11 BACKFIELD WOES MOUNT FOR DALLAS Dorseti injured, out indefinitely By The Associated Press THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. - Tony Dorsett, who has gained more than 1,000 yards in each of his two seasons with the Dallas Cowboys, may be out of their lineup for as long as five weeks. The flashy tailback broke a toe 10 days ago when he dropped a mirror on it. "I'd say he's out a minimum of three weeks," sa...…

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…Page 12-Thursday, August 9, 1979-The Michigan Daily MAJOR LE AGUE ROUNDUP Indians snap Bosox streak,6-4 By The Assocaied Press leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a come-from-behind 8-4 victory over the T BOSTON-Bobby Bonds and Toby Harrah collected three hits apiece yesterday York Mets. and the Cleveland Indians snapped Boston's four-game winning streak with a 6-4 Pete Vuckovich, 11-8, was tagged for four-runs in the first inning but allo vict...…

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