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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Bastrop County Times — 6 April 1978
% Sastrop Olinnitu icrafjuL* vtflfcMS XM. F. u. An 4H36 fall a?, T<?x a "^<35 X 20c SERVING: SMITHVILLE, BASTROP, ELGIN and ALL BASTROP COUNTY VOL. 87, NO 14 SIX SECTIONS. 46 PAGES THURSDAY, APRIL 6, I9"8 Voter Turnout Varied Incumbent Defeated Davison Vinklarek Defeats Smith BASTROP — In the hotly con- tested race for Place 4 on the Bas- trop school board, Clarence Vinklar- ek defeated Stanley Smith. Vinklar- ek tallied 939 votes to Smith's 543, and Place 3 unopposed incumbent Bobby Jenkins had a total of 1213 votes. The following is a breakdown of the tabulation: In Paige, Jenkins received 29 votes, while Smith received 5 and Vinklarek tallied 29. In Bastrop Jenkins polled 823 votes, Smith received 444, and Vinklarek 541. Cedar Creek box results showed Jenkins with 181 votes. Smith with 79, and Vinklarek garnered 119. Watterson voters cast 82 votes for Jenkins, 7 for Smith, and 88 for Vinklarek. As far as city elections were con- cerned, incumbent Adren (Red) Long had 417 vo...
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Bastrop County Times — 6 April 1978
.0*1 «%•#*«$' *'• * SIC I. PAO*? MIIIIHIIIIIIIIIIHIIIIIIIMIIIIIIIIMIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIMIIIIIIIIIIItllllllllll'IIIIIIIIIIIIHIIIIIIIIItlUlllltltllllHIIIIIIIMItlHIIII )ur* * I HI H AS I ROP( OIJNTY IIMI S SMITHVILLE. TEXAS 78957 THURSDAY, APRIL 6, 14-8 mions IIIIMII lllllllill 111II111 III tllll lltl IIIII III) Mil I) M! IIHIII It I li . 1,1 ItlUI III: 11IH lllll 1111 tit IIIIII11 lit II11 III II11(1 llllltttl Mill Library Week Viewpoint* expressed in "Letter to the Editor" arc solely those of the writer, To make tins space available to as many writers as pus slble, short anil to-thc-poinl letters ure given preference. We reserve' the right to condense or reject any letter All letters submitted to this column itiusi have a valid signature to he considered lor publication. However, the letter writer may stipulate thai his signature not ap pear in the paper. Cubs Recognized Dear Editor: I uni writing • Hoards In the Cub .Scouts here in Smilhvillc and how hard these boys work. When the...
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Bastrop County Times — 6 April 1978
1 HI KSDU \|'KII n. 1<T8 THE BASTROP COUNTY TIMES. SMITHVILLE. TEXAS 789S7 Old Nuggets SEC. I. PAGE 3 HOUSH ON WHEELS—Smithville residents and others traveling along Highway 71 ast week made way for this house, owned bv Ivyn Webb, which was being moved from Austin to the south part of Smithville by Falke House Movers of Elgin. —Times Photo Musical Odds & Ends by Bob Standifer Gu\ E. Shuttlesworth, Ph.D. As far as i know, no- body has attempted to become the Benjamin Spock for older people. That is. there are no spec- ific guidelines which sug- gest to us when certain physical changes should occur. 1 think it would helpful (although it may well nigh be impossible) to know when the crow's feet would start showing up around my eyes, or when my jaws would start to droop a little, or when my hair would start receding or when to ex- pect to get up and go to take a little longer to get me gone (excuse the grammar). It happens to us all with the passing of time, but the point is Tick...
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Bastrop County Times — 6 April 1978
SI < I. I'A<>1 4 Mil M \S I HOP C OI N | y MMf S. SMIIHVILLh. TfXAS "89S7 THURSDAY. APRIL b, 19^ ELECT O.B. Warnke May 6 Your vote and support for O 11 W;trnk< for Justice ol the Peace. Preunct 2. B.istop ( ounty. in the Mas <> Primary I '.lection v* ill be apprct lated I will he lair .ind understanding in the enforcement ol the laws of the stale ol I exas I he citizens ol this county and the state ol Texas shall receive a Justice of the Peace who will run his office for the people v% ith justice toward all AC'S Crusade Kicks-Off SMI I HVH I I lh« 1478 Cancer Crusade is set to kickoff < ri April I I wiih a salad supper at 7 p.m. at the Hospitality House for all the captains and workers. Speaker at the supper will he Dr. I.arl Wjlborg from the Environmental Science Research ( enter. According to ( rusade Chairman. the Rev. James Densman. there will be approximately UK) people going from door to door asking for donations and distribut ing literature In addition to...
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Bastrop County Times — 6 April 1978
THl'RSDAY. APRIL to. etle luce |cip- <es' res- All fin8 [hip. illy, rora. I'HB fted Jni- in- at of |.50 pns )r. ;rr^ hth _a-. or" <er Ik }s id Im le l> Family of the Week Active In CYO I HI BASTROPCOl'NTY TIMES. SMI IHV11 LE, IEXAS 78451 Mrs. Nelda Ann Bartsch, the former Miss Nelda Ann Goertz, daugh- ter of Mr. and Mrs. Phil- ip Goertz of Sacred Heart Parish. Rockne, and her TOPS Elects Officers The TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Chapter #1010 of Sniithville met on Mar. 22 and elected a new slate of officers. Heading up the group will be Ann Mitchell as leader with La Verne Pax- ton as co-leader. Secre- tary will be Isabel Nettles, and treasurer will be Marge Snyder. Weight recorders are Flora Pil- low (first), and Pearl Bo- gart (second). TOPS is a non-profit organization which in- vites anyone interested in weight loss to meet with its. chapter. Meetings are held weekly at 9:30 a.m. Wednesdays in the con- ference room of Sniithville City Hall. Anyone desiring more infor...
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Bastrop County Times — 6 April 1978
si r l. PAGL h •tft * ** ******************** I HI HAS I HOP COUNTY TIMES. SMI'I HVILLE. TEXAS "MS7 THURSDAY. APRIL fa. 1^8 WWI Bastrop Bears Football Banquet Award Ceremony with special guest I u kits available at Bastrop Decorating ' <nt«*r Sander* trxas I breads Bartsch Beauty Shop Hastrop High St hool Hastrop High School Saturday April N. IM78 * Announces * | Meeting * I he World War I j* barracks and auxiliary of J Smithville naill hold its 7 regular mt -cling Friday, jl April 7, at I p m at tlx American Iegion Anne* Members are urged to attend and pros pccfivt members are * welcome J Refreshments will be 3 served alter the meeting- Cistern News MAKIN(j PLANS Minnie Bartsch and Mrs. Jerry Hilbig are preparing for the Council of Catholic Wom- en's Convention. —Times Photo Eari Campbell News Of Servicemen 7:30 p.m. WOO ^ * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *¥" ( ' ( ) f) 1(1 t / Ozzie s I Burger Queen 1! Thurs. & Fri. April 6 & 7 Corn Dog & Med. Drink .75 Mon.,...
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Bastrop County Times — 6 April 1978
THl RSDAV. APHIL h. 1<T8 Students To Tour Europe THE BASTROP COUNTY TIMES. SM1THVILLE. TEXAS "8*57 SEC. I. PAGE 7 bv Erlene Goertz Two Bastrop Hiyh School students are mak- ing plans to visit Europe this summer. They are going on a study and tra\ el program which will lake them to London. Paris. Athens, the Greek Islands, Tel Aviv. Jerusal- em. Bethlehem, Pompeii. Capri, and Home. The program is offered by ALSG (American Leader- ship Study Groups of Worcester. Massachu- setts). a leading nation- wide sponsor of overseas programs for high school students. Sister Kosa- munda Kadura, a native of Rockne, and a teacher at St. John's High School in Ennis, is coordinating the program locally, and will be accompanying the students to Europe as their teacher-counsel- or. Academic credit is available to participating students. Local students regist- ered in the program are: Patrick and Peter Flahive, sons of Mr. and Mrs. T. C. Flahive of Rt. 1, Box IMF. Bastrop. Also going are Mark McNally...
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Bastrop County Times — 6 April 1978
$1.09 SPECIALS FOT APRIL 6-12 * * TUNA 6 1/2 OZ. CAN 69< HIDOEN VALLEY RANCH .04 OZ. DRESSING 3 for $1.00 CINNAMON ROLLS 49< BUTTER KRUST 12 oz. OPEN N 7 DAYS A WEEK 7a m.-9 p.m. J0' cooking and cte3<""* 2 oz. SUPERMARKET MILNOT MILK TALL CANS 4for $1 O.B. TEXAS SHELLS MACARONI 3 for $1 10 OZ. BAG 6 PACK - 12 OZ. CANS PEARL LIGHT BEER $1.39 v , 0£ Schick 'V\\Clt Plus Platinum| " D. f". Blades 3 $100 Sew iGOURMET HEAVY GRAIN-FED BEEF THE SUPERIOR FEED LOT BEEF ♦Or Gourmet flavor, Gourmet tender neas, unconditionally guaranteed1 5 ct. CQNT/S; Jr. ' $1.49 li, 4 oz ^ Injector Blades fa $1.09 7 ct. %<> • 5 ct. 990 CLUB STEAKS CHUCK ROAST T-BONE STEAKS SIRLOIN STEAK M M S1 49 POUND 09 POUND 99 POUND 69 POUND any P LUCKY LAGER BEER 00 c N/R BOTTLES Jf Jf FOLGERS COFFEE $779 1LB- L , RC COLA or FOLGERS DIET FLAKED i RITE COLA ft PAfK-l TTFR ST7F COFFEE D r nL l\ Li 1 Li\ O 1 z.L. L $139 Rk H (pLus °Ep-) $749 '30Z; L i _ FOLGERS COFFEE $5.57 FOLGERS INSTANT COFFEE £$4.29 FOLGE...
Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — The Bastrop County Times — 6 April 1978
FURNITURE APPLIANCES SUPPLEMENT TO: "Bastrop Advertiser" "Flatonla Argus" "Fayette County Record" "Bastrop County Times" As a member of the Southwest Associated Furniture Buyers, Inc. we can give you a wider selection of Name Brand Quality Merchandise at a Greater Savings than ever before - SHOP EARLY FOR BEST SELECTION. Special Savings for Your Home! An Outstanding Traditional Collection from BROYHILL with the plush pillow back 90" Sofa and 62" Loveseat expertly crafted in today's miracle HERCULON« fabric. The fashionable accent chairs in shimmering gold Velvet will complete a perfect, yet practical setting in any home. SOFA Reg.$499 NOW LOVESEAT Reg.$399 NOW CHAIRS Reg.$229 NOW * \ . ill *398 *348 *188 ea Traditional Glass Top Tables Sofa Console BOOKCASE-ETERGERE NOW $119 ea. NOW $169 NOW $199 MATCHING SUPER-QUEEN SLEEPER AVAILABLE
Page 10 [Newspaper Page] — The Bastrop County Times — 6 April 1978
\ox The Ultimate Classic from Berkline In beautiful SADDLE BROWN with the GENUINE LEATHER look of Soft easy-care vinyl Plump Cushions - Buttoned Back - Rustic Detailed OAK Trim with matching OAK tables - All the features needed for everyday family living. Choose several pieces from open stock and SAVE 89" SOFA Only *388 LOVESEAT Only *338 ROCKER RECLINER Only *298 CLUB CHAIR Only *248 OTTOMAN Only *98 OAK TABLES ea. Only *128 - \ V:" R *1 w Decorative Accent Chair *im Hand Pubb a Antique ioo Fru'twood finnh tiagant * • v#iv«t mk>( and NOW I OaNOO tufted DOCk Culf'ion V#i a iirty aruj <] OQOffll lot you' ham* *■*> « imkn *98
Page 11 [Newspaper Page] — The Bastrop County Times — 6 April 1978
Cedar Chests by LANE Tradition at Special Savings Limited Time only Rich WALNUT finish with ALL-WOOD construction and parquetry matched decorative front Warm MAPLE finish with simulated louvered front and Pase drawer with white ceramic knobs ALSO AVAILABLE: Double Pedestal Table 42x64-Ext. 76" with leaf Included 1 Arm Chair and 5 Side Chain 7 Pc Group Only $599 Woodhue by Broyhill A CHARMING All WOOD DESIGN The graceful look of a lighted CHINA detailed handsome grill wort The striking CAN! HACK CHAItil and beautifully finished I AM te<jture a Oi OWW# HCAN finish rjrid tngfayed Ov«|i faMe is 4?#69 t#t tO wii UHV included 6 fc Group only ♦398 wurMfe* '/ «#< f«w t a*#n i nt * imm
Page 12 [Newspaper Page] — The Bastrop County Times — 6 April 1978
■ "BESS! Sssit Oak All Wood Bedroom Unquestionably one of the BEST bedroom values offered in many years Each piece is iust the right size for the average size bedroom Notice the strength and simplicity of design, perfect for todays living and Sensible Priced • 58 Dresser • Hutch Mirror • Cannonball Bed AU 1 Pc% Ju t 398 EARLY AMERICAN LAMPS Only $58 ea EARLY AMERICAN TABLES Only $88 ea. Early American at its Finest. . . ► in long lasting 100% Herculon\ Deep button-tufted back with reversible seat cushions and just the right amount of wood trim on the wings and arms. Longlasting Quality, yet sensibly priced. SOFA Only LOVESEAT Only CHAIR Only *298 *228 *148 Sofa/Sleeper also available
Page 13 [Newspaper Page] — The Bastrop County Times — 6 April 1978
1 NIGHT STAND JUST $98 5 DRAWER CHEST ST $196 The Gracious Look of American Traditional 60" Triple Dresser j pcs character of the past, yet is beautifully crafted for todays • Gallery Mirror _ ^ living. We invite you to examine these outstanding pieces " R®f ul(?rDor ®uee" Canno"bal1 H®a(* Sc today. You'll find them irresistable and a SOLID VALUE. and^Foot^Board or Klngslze Cannonball Jusf ftf jQ 8 j," COLONIAL IA91II ONI V mv 4,'MONIAI (AMCt ONlV Mi w>> A Classic Col wrtti tti d««p down comfort qikj uittmcjt* in loilofirvy 1Q0\ NyKKi (OIHIO # ♦ > fMlkm 'Iff" Qfwl ft# nyM qI iinjf/im tinti A/1 'J" .«j • *>( >#• (s4t< wt •> I I VHV ■ ■ 9 %pp V ) SOfA Only LOVtSIAT Only CHAIR Only 348 *248 *158 tOtA/lltm* Alio AVAUAllt
Page 14 [Newspaper Page] — The Bastrop County Times — 6 April 1978
\o* i tfd-'.r-M mm --V M urnm, ("SwXw,' • rmxtto <u it. h:"" I Sorinntimp for Spring Is year-round when you have a Bachelor Chest bedroom as fresh as its name ... Small Hutch SPRINGTIME. Ail the Quality Features inrnoUnt^h available with over 25 Pieces to « S „ fa V Rti f'i i n n t n n choose from. An Outstanding student Desk Collection .. An Outstanding Value Cheval Mirror Canopy Bed Only $139 Only $119 Only $149 Only $159 Only $129 Only $249 OTHER PIECES AT SIMILAR SAVINGS Hondsomo Ook fo the Youna f' 111 hi A group your youngiier con «n|oy and Mv« with tor a long time Constructed of Oak Solid* Oak V h«h i and &•(•<;!•<) Hardwood Solid# with Higi i i ami'xi lOfH on fuwtiothjl Voy I Hbrtt the ittm.nn open * «/•> prtt-* OIMI It HI fcMHAf UVMM Bachelor Che*t Small Hutch tookcaie Door Storage Chett Corner Detfc Student Detk finyle Ore##ei (<iiy« Hull It toofcMjMi §W k 9e<l l(*<J<Je' loll Only $119 Only $119 Only $119 Only $119 Only H49 Only 1149 Only H4t On...
Page 15 [Newspaper Page] — The Bastrop County Times — 6 April 1978
Special Spring Savings from Saf-Bi -"f- ' . . V ^&*$ggZ. dr. u>- vfeps. -' '•'.. '■• WiV'- •;. jSSk- .h™E M EXTRA FIRM WS •:■>> TWIN SIZE X 'X' "X ^ x wetwM v TWIN SIZE FIRM Innerspring mattresses for firm posture support Cushy quilted covers for hours of easy comfort. Heavy-duty companion-weight box springs. SAVE UP TO $160.90 set EXTRA FIRM. . . Choose twin, full, queen or king size. Dual-edge coils provide extra firm backsaving support. Undercover companion-weight box springs. SAVE UP TO $160.90 set SUPER FIRM. TWM SIZE Super support in four sizes, easy prices. Fully insulated, multi-needle quilted covers. Hard-line super-firm innerspring construction SAVE UP TO $220.90 set i ltyi i to c'ioomi from Of) OtiHIfJMjMty MtMtCtlQfl of ,n mat t> <jf <tfm low Cm :$ VOUP CHOICI Hurry In whit* Uu'jMm** I <j t
Page 16 [Newspaper Page] — The Bastrop County Times — 6 April 1978
* « * V Stylish and Practical --v ^m\ SMOKED GLASS TABLES Only $88 ea This SOFA and matching LOVESEAT covered in durable 100% nylon features the popular Bench Seat and loose pillow back design which means many years of carefree comfort in living room or den. SOFA Only LOVESEAT Only *388 >348 SOFA/SLEEPER ALSO AVAILABLE <*4 ; i r. y 4 U 1 tov^MKit In outline V tv«4 c+rtkM malclM <j on Mat and can-win ji txi< * cuthtont Willi Wwn Iu««h1<4 n>ii ami fully iwmmI «*uii <m«i Mull. ItWtg Ijjfii Ihs MjfM*l> l«<| t+iMi V«)>uI Uu#o« M«l<l #tn|ilMH * !•' Mi* «ai** Ml m#M«m Im w. *o a toviiiAr Only Only >348 >298 tHAJfft Only MM mm IMOfflONAi IA8III Only IN mm AlWi A VAIt A l I
Page 17 [Newspaper Page] — The Bastrop County Times — 6 April 1978
?£M 65®£ 'J Tiff * 4 W ' M , . 4 4 4 4 * * 4 * y 4 < 4 / <,u.L «•] -V, Elegant 91 Sofa and 62" Love Seat with a deep tufted back and sloping arms in luxurious SCOTCHGARDs, protected. Frosted cotton/rayon Velvet. The High Back coordinated Chair adds the final touch to the total . decorator look. ^jpF SOFA Only LOVESEAT Only CHAIR Only | <448 >348 H98 OCTAGON COCKTAIL Only $199 END OR HEX TABLE Only $119 BOOKCASE-ETERGERE Only $199 SOFA CONSOLE Only $169 • ■ ft ■ V' v ' -g.ff J Iff I ! ,->> ) :| ! *r?<rr=?- — ~ ~ * * - I 2 JRS W t in ' r< r * ,*•& *> 19 ' ill Siill liiBi \mttsm A Touch of Contempory Todays Look In smart 100% Olefin fibers, woven into geometric designs with the soft feel of chanllle Velvet The Rich Browns and Gold tones of this handsome fabric will enhance any decor SOFA Only <298 IOVIHAT Only <268 At
Page 18 [Newspaper Page] — The Bastrop County Times — 6 April 1978
WALL-A-WAYs) RECLINER button-tufted back, roll arm styling, side magazine Pou^' easvSo-care-for glove-soft vinyL All the quality for your lounging Only 1*$ wmmm WALL-A-WAV« RECLINER Relax ith the button-tufted back and rjha^sCom,ortandsW«ngin P°lh velvet. The ultimate <n WALL-A-WAY « RECLINER . Man Size comfort with deep-tufted Silfow back and luxurious loose SiS cushions in 100% Nylon Tweed. comfort Only $249 Only $259 Huge Savings on Recliners by Berkline WALL-A-WAV « RECLINER pleasure TALL BOY ROCK-A-LOUNGER- forthe Kingsize man R®'°x' or recline Button-tufted back, padded arms, butter-soft lea like Vinyl. Only *199 BEFKLNE" r Nt ! I J •219 BOCK A i.0UN9t§* TutWt print o*o#ik ,|« iyn \0\ tony KWMW"® .... t*IW g MMM4 «
Page 19 [Newspaper Page] — The Bastrop County Times — 6 April 1978
Classical & Practical Desks A. Classic ROLL TOP DESK in a warm Salem Maple. 7 Drawers with 2 large file drawers and plenty of pigeon-hole space. Hi-pressure Protective tops. B. Practical WRITING DESK in rich Dark Pecan. 7 Drawers with 2 large file drawers. Hi-pressure Protective tops. YOUR CHOICE Only $199 7 Pc. Traditional Dinette TaPle is 42x48 Ext. 60" with one 12" leaf included. High pressure laminate top and Bronze legs to coordinate with 6 Antique Brown Vinyl Chairs accented with contrasting straps. Long lasting and easy to care for yet budget priced 7 PC. SET Only 199 5 Pc. Deluxe Dinette Table is 42x48 Ext. 60" with one 12" leaf included. Hi-Pressure Mar-Resistant Top in the Burl Design with a gleaming double pedestal base and 4 Antique Brown chairs that swivel and roll. 5 PC. SET Only >249 ■..•m <d Bookcase Wall System 3 UNITS each 31x75" high and a Full 18" Deep Adjustable shelves to accommodate Stereo or TV An ideal Entertainment Center with unlimited decorating...
Page 20 [Newspaper Page] — The Bastrop County Times — 6 April 1978
1 « Queen-size Decorator Sofa/Sleeper with gracious seating by day and comfortable sleeping by night. Durable Herculon Blend fabric with colors to match any decor. A $499 Value. Now Only $399. LINGE STUD! IARG mmmm toveseat Sofa Sleeper in popular earthtone long wearing Herculon. Fashionable seating and sleeping when space is limited A $249 value Now Only *199 Queen-size traditional Sofa Sleeper and matching loveSeat beautifully tailored in a center-matched custom quiited printed velvet Oi/Wanding ityling that orterj maumum seating and Keeping com fort Solo Now •399 Matching laveleaf Now E Queen-size Sofa/Sleeper and matching LoveSeat in Multi-colored Floral Print of longlasting Nylon. Early American at its finest. A great Value. SOFA/SLEEPER Now *299 MATCHING LOVESEAl now $169 &A L, t •229 Pe • i'jc teen West that . ,jtt pop si - ■< 1