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Clarendon, Texas
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September 1, 1983

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Page 8 874-3554 Mail Orders Receive Prompt Service Senior Citizens Receive 15% Discount on Prescriptions l'//:t [H: I'I,11] lLi:-k i T  Sodium Free* PREPAR I0 RtoRan ,eplp" s"Or|es or Plus00 "" RIOPAN H 77 12 fl oz Rm eta 60's or Capsules 4O's $ 27 City Minutes I 1 ml mm 1 II III Ill Ill ml Ill I I1 am ill mlB The Board of Aldermen of *West Texas Equipment the City of Clarendon met in submitted a bid on the regular session on August motorgrader that the City is 23, 1983, in the Board Room, selling. The amount of the City Hall at 7:30 p.m. bid was $11,500.00 and this Members present were being the only bid received, Mayor James L. Kuhn, Ai- motion carried to accept the dermen Richard Bell, J.G. bid. McAnear, Lloyd McCord, Discussion ensued con- James Sharrar and Gene cerning the water damage at White. the Library and the problem Others present were City with the wall between the Secretary Donna Edwards, two buildings that make up Jim Roberts, Jim Smith, the Library not being sealed Steve Woodall of West Texas properly. Motion carried to Equipment Company and have the wall sealed. Todd Knorpp. *There being no other *Minutes of the August 9 business at this time, motion and August 16 meetings carried to adjourn. were read and approved.  .", -- *Mr. Jim Smith told the  :o Board that he has been -'. :T having trouble with Cable TV service for some time and asked the Board to state the \\;,t/ ?  terms of the franchise agree- 'j.: ment between the Cable TV Company and the City of Clarendon. Mr. Smith was The world's first para- told that the franchise agree, chute jump from a bal- ment gave the Cable TV loon was made by Andre Company permission to use Garnerin of France in 1797. the alleys and streets for a  j 270 franchise fee. The agreement does not give the City any control over the quality of service. The Board agreed to write a letter to the Cable TV Company of Granite, Oklahoma inform- Abalone steak, the popular ing them of the fact that seafood dish found along complaints have been re- the Pacific Coast and in ceived regarding service. Japan, comes from the mus- cular foot of the snail. Social Security O: I understand that the Social Security tax is Rolli up aiain next vest. is this true? A: Yes, Social Security taxes are 2oin uv in 1984: however, emvlovees won't really be a hiher rate in. i.984 because they will receive tax credit equal tthe increase in the Social Securi- ty tax rate. This sounds more comoli- cated than it actually is..In 1984, the-total Social Seemritv amd Medicare tax-rate wiU be increased from 6.7 vercent each, for emt3Iovees and emvlovers.(as it is in 1983) to 7 vercent for employers and emolovees, but .with_a 0.3 vercent tax credit for emvlovees only. ThiS i that emnlnvees won't iv see any tax rate 1984. O: ! am 52 vems l'v.- hem:d meet1 Social Secm4tv law I dueled m tlmt ! able to retire dbea i Hu the Social redremeat alze railed? . A: chaneed, worry_ You.will still to retire with fidl ae. 656. The retirement are is a that .will be. phased i= raduallv, after the the centurv so veovle reahine 2022, the full benefit ment are will be 67, PUBLIC NOTICE Lone Star Gas Company, in accordance with Sec- tion 43(a) of Article 1446c V.A.T.C.S, hereby gives notice of the Company's intent to implement a new schedule of rates including a cost of service adiust- ment clause for natural gas service to be charged to the residential and commercial consumers n the Cltyof Hedley, Texas effective September 13, 1983 The rate schedule is expected to furnish s 2.69 percent increase in the Company's rev- enues from residential and commercial customers in the City of };ec] 1P.y, Texas A Statement of Intent has been filed with the City of Hed i e y and is available for inspection at the Company's business office located at 315-A South Kearney, Clarendon, Texas. b Lone Star Gas Company *Contact= Carol Bryant Off: (806)" S74-346 Res: (806) 874-3649 PREPARATION H James F. Hayes & Co. "! "FEATURE HOME OF THE WEEK" i i i ml iii I I lovely 3 bdrm borne on 3  - new cmlmt - exera largo living room, dlalq room ud Idtehen . ImNmeat - many more f - exceUent location - Priced to 11 a FTRM ....... SSI,000 Residential ANACIN Tablets 100's Or Capsules 75's AllACIli'3 Tablets $0's