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thunderbolts to dispense, I wish he’d get back my sacerdotal generator from Maury Maverick. Jr., who, Henry has also announced, is in charge of excommunications. From Lyndon us high-low priests have learned that you don’t make appointments that have been leaked in advance. Once I’ve reclaimed the generator I’m going to threaten Henry with a thunderbolt if he doesn’t make public what he’s been calling Bob Sherrill. R. D. Dialogue New Tax Sources When the legislature starts again, taxes are sure to be the top issue. There are several untapped sources of revenue. Number one is the great wealth of oil and gas, which should contribute to the state that offers them so many advantages by a pipeline tax similar to that which Rep. Don Gladden suggested. Wherever the horses or greyhounds race, there is betting. We should legalize parimutuel betting and send the profits to the state Treasury. Texans are probably remembered by Northerners as whiskey toters. Just look at downtown Dallas on Friday night. That urge to finish the fifth causes a number of DWI’s. If we divide all that liquor jiggerwise and tax it, the state could profit by it. Whatever taxes the legislature enacts, let’s hope that the haves are taxed and the have-nots are spared. Peter E. Ryba, 11231 Midway, Dallas, Tex. Virtues of Bilingualism Your September 20 issue carries a letter entitled “Teach Them in English,” from a teacher in Big Spring. I am in agreement with her basic thesis: our school children should become thoroughly proficient in English. However, the lady ignores the proven fact \(as established in many countries and thoroughly documentlearned best if the vernacular \( Spanish, ignores, also, the virtues of bilingualism. My conviction, based on 43 years of teaching \(at all levels, first grade on upone-room schools to university graduate velopment is where you find it. In the Southwest, Spanish should be used as one of the school languages in at least those schools in communities where there is a substantial Spanish-speaking population or a Spanish-Mexican background. As for using Spanish on the playgrounds \(or in the classroom, for that imagine herself as a child in a school where the only language she and her parents knew was taboo. Fortunate is the child who goes to a school where English and education are not synonymous. . . . George I Sanchez, 2201 Scenic Dr., Austin, Tex. . Name-the-Prophet Contest Wednesday evening, Sept. 28, a small form a “Dallas Committee to Stop the War in Viet Nam.” We had a number of dedicated people, but we also had two STATEMENT OF OWNERSHIP, MANAGEMENT AND CIRCULATION \(Act of October 23, 1962; Section 4369, Ti t Publisher: File two copies of this form with your postmaster. 1.Date of filing: Sept. 29, 1966 , 2.Title of publication: The Texas Observer 3.Frequency of issue: Biweekly 4.Location of known office of publication 24th St., Austin, Travis County, Texas 5.Location of the headquarters or general business offices of the publishers \(not printTexas 6.Names and addresses of publisher, editor, and managing editor: Publisher \(name and adAustin, Travis County, Texas; Editor \(name St., Austin, Travis County, Texas; Managing 7.Owner \(If owned by a corporation, its name and address must be stated and also immediately thereunder the names and addresses of stockholders owning or holding 1 percent or more of total amount of stock. If not owned by a corporation, the names and addresses of the individual owners must be given. If owned b’ a partnership or other unincorporated firm, its name and address, as well as that of each Ltd., 504 West 24th St., Austin, Travis County, Texas; Mrs. R. D. Randolph, 3810 Westheimer No. 205, Houston, Harris County, Texas; Ronnie Dugger, 1017 West 31st St., Austin, Travis County, Texas 8.Known bondholders, mortgagees, and other security holders owning or holding 1 percent or more of total amount of bonds, mortgages or None 9.Paragraphs 7 and 8 include, in cases where the stockholder or security holder appears upon the books of the company as trustee or in any other fiduciary relation, the name of the person or corporation for whom such trustee is acting, also the statements in the two paragraphs show the affiant’s full knowledge and belief as to the circumstances and conditions under which stockholders and security holders one self-proclaimed “liberal” who bore the stamp of a well-organized and wellfinanced group so prevalent in Dallas, and one plainclothesman. Mrs. Lee Dresh, 2200 Midway, Mesquite, Texas. Economidy Takes Exception The “Political Intelligence” column of The Texas Observer of Sept. 30 irrationally and untruthfully labeled as “conservative” The Daily Texan, the student newspaper at The University of Texas. A conservative article appearing on the editorial page does not mean that the entire newspaper has a “conservative nature,” as The Observer implied. Departments outside the editorial page remain basically free of the editor’s control, and are overseen by a managing editor. As the headline above the article deliberately read, the farm workers were “viewed” \(by freeing the Texan of any editorial endorsement. Indeed, the editorial endorsement appeared only in the mind of the Observer’s editor. The Daily Texan too is “a journal of free voices” but it allows all points editorial page instead of blindly catering to one interest. After looking through the microfilm transcripts of the Texan when Mr. Dugger was Texan editor, I wish the same could be said of his editorial page. John Economidy, Editor-in-Chief, The Daily Texan, Austin, Tex. who do not appear upon the books of the company as trustees, hold stock and securities in a capacity other than that of a bona fide owner. Names and addresses of individuals who are stockholders of a corporation which itself is a stockholder or holder of bonds, mortgages or other securities of the publishing corporation have been included in paragraphs 7 and 8 when the interests of such individuals are equivalent to 1 per cent or more of the total amount of the stock or securities of the publishing corporation. 10.This item must be completed for all publications except those which do not carry advertising other than the publisher’s own and which are named in sections 132.231, 132.232, and 132.233, Postal Manual \(Sections 4355a, Average Number Copies Each Single Issue Issue During Nearest Preceding To Filing 12 Months Date 7, 391 7,500 175 195 6,061 6,002 6.236 6,197 119 141 6,355 6,338 1,036 1,162 7,391 7,500 I certify that the statements made by me above are correct and complete. Signed: Ronnie Dugger POD Form 3526 Jan. 1965 A. Total No. copies printed \(net press B. Paid circulation 1.Sales through dealers and carriers, street vendors a n d counter sales . 2.Mail subscriptions . C. Total paid circulation D. Free distribution \(inmail, carrier or other means .. . E. Total distribution F. Office use, left-over, unaccounted, spoiled after printing …. G. Total \(sum of E & F should equal net