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July 16, 1980 (vol. 90, iss. 39) • Page Image 1

…The Michigan Daily Vol. XC, No. 39-S Ann Arbor, Michigan-Wednesday, July 16, 1980 Ten Cents Sixteen Pages Republiean delegates easily OK platform From AP and UPI DETROIT - The Republican National Convention voted over- whelming approval last night for a 1980 campaign platform that blames President Carter for economic mismanagement and military weakness and pledges "a new begin- ning for America behind Ronald Reagan and the Republican Pa...…

July 16, 1980 (vol. 90, iss. 39) • Page Image 2

…Page 2--Wednesday, July 16, 1980-The Michigan Daily GOP OKs Reagan's campaign platform (C tinnd frn pP te1 t onunueo rom rage i) privacy of his skyscraper Plaza Hotel suite, soliciting advice from former President Gerald Ford and other GOP leaders while delegates volunteered their recommendations from a distan- ce. FORMER MICHIGAN Sen. Robert Griffin said yesterday he thinks Ford will be offered the vice presidential spot by his old rival Rea...…

July 16, 1980 (vol. 90, iss. 39) • Page Image 3

… GOP 9 By MITCH STUART Specialto The Daily DETROIT-A group of moderate Republicans yesterday called upon supporters of the GOP's platform here to explain an apparent contradiction in the platform draft, which calls for both a massive increase in defense spending and simultaneous tax cuts. The Ripon Society, the nation's largest organization of moderate Republicans, called the proposals "either contradictory or fiscally irresponsible.". SOCIETY...…

July 16, 1980 (vol. 90, iss. 39) • Page Image 4

…Page 4-Wednesday, July16, 1980-The Michigan Daily e I ..<s T -h e n ail a dang First it was the movies and Edite~f bd ta an edby stude3tsthen television. They were thought of as nothing more than a ,vfantasy land-"pure escapism." Sometimes they might stress a point or moral, but usually just provided a place to get away HG O wfrom the many problems of a C UY iiXT harsh reality. The movie and television Iscreens were places where it was th e h ...…

July 16, 1980 (vol. 90, iss. 39) • Page Image 5

…- P A '.r. The Michigan Daily-Wednesday, July 16, 1980-Page 5 Convention Reportsm. . Motor Cit libraries aid convention reporter By JOYCE FRIEDEN Special to The Daily DETROIT - One reporter wanted to compare the cost of holding a conven- tion session in Joe Louis Arena to the cost of holding a performance of the Barnum and Bailey Circus. Another wanted a copy of Franklin Delano Roosevelt's 1932 acceptance speech. Both would probably have bee...…

July 16, 1980 (vol. 90, iss. 39) • Page Image 6

…Page 6-Wednesday, July 16, 1980-The Michigan Daily 'tG: 3r:rY 7 2::«.""":v" "rn:rr"xr::;-r;r Delegates staying in Windsor a first By MITCH STUART Speil toTheDaily WINDSOR, Ont. - The 2,500 Republican National Con- vention delegates and alternates staying in hotels here are the first such conventioneers who have ever been lodged in a foreign country - but they are closer to the convention goings-on than many delegates staying in Detroit subur...…

July 16, 1980 (vol. 90, iss. 39) • Page Image 7

…The Michigan Daily-Wednesday, July 16, 1980-Page 7 Reagan softening adamant anti-union position DETROIT (AP)-In a bold overture to lure t;raditionally Democratic union members to the Republican Party this fall, Ronald Reagan is retreating from anti-union stances'that have riled labor leaders. Trying to bridge the historic chasm between the GOP and most of the \ nation's 24 million union members, the Republican presidential nominee-in- waiting ...…

July 16, 1980 (vol. 90, iss. 39) • Page Image 8

…Page 8-Wednesday, July 16, 1980-The Michigan Daily Arts: Devo! Shut up and dance! By STEVE HOOK If people would begin to regard Devo for what they are-a fun dance band-the spudboys from Akron might get a little more respect today. For the last few years, they have been touring America in radiation suits, playing wooden-plank guitars to schizophrenic vocals, percussion, and keyboards, and supposedly espousing a philosophical doctrine called "...…

July 16, 1980 (vol. 90, iss. 39) • Page Image 9

…aily-Wednesday, July 16, 1980-Page 9 Detroit papers publish under dual mast heads DETROIT (UPI) - The Detroit News and rival Detroit Free Press, attempt- ing to thwart a strike by Free Press drivers and delivery employees, published a joint edition yesterday and vowed a substantial circulation drive. The Free Press also agreed to a federal mediator's call for a meeting today with striking members of Team- sters Local 372, who walked off the j...…

July 16, 1980 (vol. 90, iss. 39) • Page Image 10

…Page O-Wednesday, July 16, 1980- U.S. to sell100 nuclear e missiles to England WASHINGTON (AP) - The United States has agreed to sell Great Britain some 100 new Trident I submarine- based nuclear missiles for about $2.5 billion, the Carter administration an- nounced yesterday. The White House announcement was timed to coincide with the announ- cement by British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher to the House of Commons that Britain intends to co...…

July 16, 1980 (vol. 90, iss. 39) • Page Image 11

…E The Michigan Daily-Wednesday, July 16, 1980-Page 11 Public allowed to witness 'Pig- pen' trial of Marine private NEW RIVER AIR STATION, N.C. (AP)-A military judge refused to bar the media and public yesterday as a. court-martial got under way for an 18- year-old Marine charged with disobeying an order to retrieve mess hall silverware at a local pig farm. The first defense'motion was to ask that the trial of Pfc. Scott Duncan of Port Huron ...…

July 16, 1980 (vol. 90, iss. 39) • Page Image 12

…Page 12-Wednesday, July 16, 1980-The Michigan Daily 0 U 1 0 1 11 1. 11 ;JA T A I---I - - ~~FO RNCLERREN LANiesPorTAdenede eerwe MUST SELL-Brand new wicker, light brown CAMPUS, 6-8 PERSON, 6 bedrooms, 3 livingrooms WEST SIDE-2 bedroom modern unfurnished CLEVELAND-Riders or ride needed every week- towel stand, $20; McCall's recipe card set, new 3 baths, 3 kitchens, parking. $1100/month. Cal 665- apartments. Fall occupancy. Heat, water, and p...…

July 16, 1980 (vol. 90, iss. 39) • Page Image 13

…The Michigan Daily-Wednesday, July 16. 1980-Page 13 HEADPD MILITAR Y INTELLIGENCE SCHOOL Chilean colonel assassinated SANTIAGO, Chile (AP)-Three men in blue overalls and yellow har- dhats ambushed the car of the colonel in charge of the army's intelligence school yesterday and killed him with a barrage of bullets from automatic rifles. Slain in the attack, blamed on left- wing extremists, was Lt. Col. Roger Vergara Campos, 43. His driver was ...…

July 16, 1980 (vol. 90, iss. 39) • Page Image 14

…Page 14-Wednesday. July 16, 1980-The Michigan Daily Carter orders emergency aid for heat wave- afflicted families By United Press International President Carter yesterday ordered almost $7 million in emergency funds be made available to low-income in- dividuals in states sweltering under a relentless heat wave that has claimed almost 700 lives. The heat wave in the Midwest, South and Southwest which has brought 100- degree plus temperatures' ...…

July 16, 1980 (vol. 90, iss. 39) • Page Image 15

…SPORTS OF THE DAIL The Michigan Daily-Wednesday, July 16, 1980-Page 15 } Sports Y Johnson protests his innocence ATLANTA (AP)-Eddie Johnson, the. Atlanta Hawks guard jailed on drug charges Sunday, declared his innocen- ce yesterday but said he didn't blame police for arresting him. "I'm not guilty," Johnson told the Atlanta Journal in an interview at the Fulton County jail. "I was driving a rent-a-car. That stuff (a quantity o . white powde...…

July 16, 1980 (vol. 90, iss. 39) • Page Image 16

…Page 16-Wednesday, July 16, 1980-The Michigan Daily S orts BASEBALL ROUNDUP K.C. tops Bosox 4 BOSTON (AP) - Amos Otis collected three hits, including a home run, and Hal McRae belted a two-run homer Tuesday night, powering the Kansas City Royals to an 8-4 victory over the Boston Red Sox. Otis belted his seventh homer in the second, tripled in the fourth, walked in the sixth and set up a run with a single in the seventh. He scored-three runs ...…

July 16, 1980 (vol. 90, iss. 39) • Page Image 17

…GEORGE BUSH WITLL BE RONALD R I<AN' i ThJNTNG MNAT IN TL 1980 PRESIDENTIAL RACE, CONTRA RY TO ' .11 I RE; ':,,PORTS lI '?LA RING IN TODAY'S DAILY. REiFA+AN, IN ANi j1M EETTr~ AP ?1i . 3 1 .t .TQ2.. ON TITEJ .. GOINJIL. N. . FLOOR JUST AFTER MN-DNIGHTf LAST NIGIP, . (JTNCP -D TNJX mi BTq NOT FORMER PRESIDENTr GERALD FORD, WOUL~D B13a 1'J a~ONDTC 'OR THE VICE PRESIDENTIAL SPOT ON THE GOP TICKET. …

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