Postmaster: If undeliverable, send Form 3579 to The Texas Observer, 600 W. 7th, Austin, Texas 78701 eaf cFuture E CO July 21-22 / Fri.-Sat./ Austin: The Texas Election Code Revision Committee meets in open session to review the campaign finance disclosure process and the statutory mechanism for contesting election results. At 9 a.m. Friday; meeting continuets 11 a.m. Saturday. In Room 301 of the Capitol. Information: Walter July 28 / Fri. / Austin: The Sunset Advisory Commission begins public hearings on the performance of several agencies, including the Board of Law Examiners, the State Bar of Texas, the Real Estate Commission, and the Texas Turnpike Authority. For time and place, call Paulette AleJuly 27 / Thurs. / Tyler: The Texas Department of Health conducts one of a series of statewide hearings on regional management of solid waste disposal. At 10 a.m. in the city council chamber, City Hall. at West Ferguson and North Bonner streets. July 29 / Sat. / Waco: Citizens United for Rehabilitation of Erconvention. Discussion topics include wide range of issues bearing on the criminal justice process. HEW regional director Eddie Bernice Johnson speaks at a noon luncheon on the plight of women i twisoners. $4 fee for non-members covers lunch. Registration begins at 8 a.m. For car pool arrange ments to the meeting place at Paul July 29-30 / Sat.-Sun. / Palmetto Bend: The Sierra Club’s Lone Star Chapter plans an overnight trip to Palmetto Bend State Park. For information call trip leaders Katherine Kimbrough or 2474. July 31 / Mon. / Houston: The General Land Office conducts a public hearing on the Texas coastal management program. The public is invited to comment on a proposal that the state submit the coastal program to the secretary of commerce for approval. At 9 a.m. at the Marriott Motor Hotel, 2100 South Braeswood. InAugust 3 / Thurs. / Austin: The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department hears testimony on a development plan for Palmetto Bend State Park in Jackson County. Open to the public. At 2 p.m. in Room A-100, Headquarters Building, 4200 Smith School Road. Information: Dr. Harold August 3-6 / Thurs.-Sun. / San Antonio: The Texas Folklife Festival has a bit of everythingfrom ethnic foods to all manner of Texas arts and crafts. From 5-11 p.m. Thursday; noon to 11 p.m. Friday-Sunday. On the Hemisfair 7651. August 11-13 / Fri.-Sun. / Brownsville: The Texas Women’s Political Caucus’ seventh annual convention features workshops, special interest caucuses, business sessions, and social gettogethers. Jill Ruckelshaus de livers the keynote address and Attorney General John Hill is a guest at a forum and reception. Registration fee of $25 covers all three days. At the Fort Brown 1798. Vicki Vaughan This calendar is an information service for Observer readers. Notices must reach the Observer at least three weeks before the event. _classified SUPPORT CAPITAL EYE. Send donations to 1005 International Life Building, Austin 78701. BACKPACKING MOUNTAINEERING,RAFTING. Outback Expeditions, P.O. Box CHINESE BOOKS, greeting cards, bookmarks, wheatstraw cards, silk weavings, cassette tapes, posters, etc. The distributors of Chinese publications in the South and Southwest’. For further information, write Prairie Fire Bookstore, 3221 Main Street, Houston 77002. WANTED. Addresses of Texas artists and slides of artwork and hand-made goods. Will sell in exclusive Galveston gallery to be organized. Virginia Lukefahr, 116 Pompano Street, Galveston 77550. BINGO A FELONY? Send S.A.S.E. Tasar, Box 50667, Dallas 75250. BOOK-HUNTING? No obligation search for rare or out-of-print books. Ruth and John 8, Box 173, Austin 78703. “A TEXAN FOR SECESSION” bumper send check or m.o. to TFS, Box 10146, Houston 77206. TEXAS FLEA MARKETS ASSOCIATION DIRECTORY. Exclusive! $2. Box 0, Corsicana 75110. RECORDER PLAYERS. Looking for recorder music? We have largest library in West. Come in or send for catalog. Amster Recorder Co., 1624 Lavaca, Austin 78701. IRISH TIN WHISTLES. Bb, C, D, Eb, F, and G. Any three for $10 postpaid. Amster Music, 1624 Lavaca. Austin 78701. JOIN THE ACLU. Membership $20. Texas Civil Liberties Union, 600 West 7th, Austin 78701. FREEWHEELING BICYCLES. 2404 San Gabriel, Austin. For whatever your bicycle needs. TYPING. Can’t do it yourself? Or don’t have the time? Professional typing at reasonable rates in Austin or by mail around the state. Classified advertising is 300 per word. Discounts for multiple insertions within a 12month period: 25 times, 50 percent; 12 times, 25 percent; 6 times, 10 percent. 24 JULY 21, 1978
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