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Houston Breakthrough, October 1979 - Page 19. October 1979. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. December 26, 2014. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/feminist/item/3084/show/3074.

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(October 1979). Houston Breakthrough, October 1979 - Page 19. Houston and Texas Feminist and Lesbian Newsletters. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/feminist/item/3084/show/3074

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Title Houston Breakthrough, October 1979
Publisher Breakthrough Publishing Co.
Date October 1979
Subject.Topical (LCSH)
  • Women
  • Texas
  • Periodicals
  • Feminism--United States--Periodicals
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  • Houston, Texas
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  • periodicals
Language English
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Digital Collection Houston and Texas Feminist and Lesbian Newsletters
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Transcript Constitution has required the courts to strike statutes that have discriminated against women. The ERA will continue to guarantee equality through our judicial system. 11. Women in your Campaign. Campaign Manager, Volunteer Coordinator, Bookkeeper, Media Consultant, Scheduling Assistant, Office Manager are among the positions held by women in my campaign. Robert J. Washington, an account controller. NO RESPONSE RECEIVED. George Dillard, a technical advisor to the city parks department. NO RESPONSE RECEIVED. Francis Page, a businessman. NO RESPONSE RECEIVED. Roy L. Grims, a mechanical technician. NO RESPONSE RECEIVED. Lawrence Pope, a businessman and former Houston police officer and deputy U.S. marshal, making his fourth try for a Council seat. 1. City Problem. Flood control is. We would deal with this problem by coordinating with county, state and federal agencies in securing their expertise and funding. No. It would not. Using the funds that are presently available. 2. Battered Women. The city should seek other available funds. 3. Affirmative Action. Yes, the City of Houston should have a strong and supervised Affirmative Action program in each city department. 4. Rape. There should be services available. Fourteen years of law enforcement experience, nine years Houston Police Dept., five years as the first black Dep. U.S. marshal in Texas enables me to be concerned in the updating of our services in the City. 5. Sexual Harassment. I will take these complaints seriously. 6. Women's Advocate. Yes. As an Affirmative Action supervisor. 7. City Jail. Yes. No. By stationing a licensed physician in each facility. 8. Police/Fire. If individuals meet the qualifications set up by these departments, then the jobs should be made available according to guidelines, if they are met. 9. Child Care. If funds came from some other source. Tax dollars should be spent on basic city services. 10. ERA. Yes, we should support a strong affirmative action program in all levels of government. 11. Women in your Campaign. 50%. 12. Additional Comments. Women should have opportunities based on ability and qualifications. Moses Leroy, a retired Southern Pacific Railroad employee and civil rights activist. NO RESPONSE RECEIVED. Rodney Dargin, a lab technician and an executive board member of the Oil, Chemical and Atomic Workers International Union. NO RESPONSE RECEIVED. J. Don tfoney, quit his post as director of education for the Houston Urban League to run for a Council seat. NO RESPONSE RECEIVED. Iziar "Ike" Lankford, a real estate firm owner. 1. City Problem. Crime. Increase police protection by enlarging the force. Not necessarily. It would depend on city priority. 2. Battered Women. Yes. 3. Affirmative Action. Yes. I will work with Affirmative Action Division and other city council- men to see that the affirmative plan is utilized in hiring of City personnel. 4. Rape. Yes. 5. Sexual Harassment. Yes. 6. Women's Advocate. Undecided at present. Need further statistics as to its importance among women. 7. City Jail. Yes. Eliminate over crowded condition and see that facilities are proper maintained to see that inmates receive a well balance nutritional diet, adequate medical attention when needed and proper supervision by screened qualified personnel. 8. Police/Fire. No. 9. Child Care. No. 10. ERA. Yes. 11. Women in your Campaign. Campaign manager, recording secretary and campaign coordinator. COUNCIL MEMBER-DISTRICT E District E is in southeast Houston and includes the University of Houston, Pine Valley, Park Place, Gulfgate, Garden Villas, Bayou Oaks, Glenbrook Valley and Gear Lake City. 75.8% Anglo, 15.7% Hispanic, 8.5% Black. George R. Schilter, an attorney who ran unsuccessfully for a county court-at-law judgeship in 1978. NO RESPONSE RECEIVED. John Hughey, a printing and office supply business owner who ran unsuccessfully for City Council in 1959, 1961 and 1963. NO RESPONSE RECEIVED. Helen Hopkins, a realtor who ran at-large in 1975, polling 30% of the city-wide vote. Active leader of League of Women Voters and Citizens for Flood Control. 1. City Problem. We have three that are vital and to overlook either will mean very difficult times ahead: Crime, Flooding and Transportation. We must add more men on the police force who are capable and honest and we must have more substations in the neighborhoods. Additional minority police are needed. Development must be planned l[ Don't Waste Time Shopping • Fine tailoring for men & • Leased corporate wardrobes women • Alterations • Weaving • Fabric • Houston's first clothing . programs for your club or consultants organization Member: Custom Tailors and Designers Association of America 9 to 6 M-F • 10 to 2 Sat • Appointment preferred mike holsey Custom Clothes 2613 Richmond at Kirby 524-3303 ST ."v.l *•<••»' Tues. Wed. Thurs. 5-8p.m. Saturday 10-5:30 p.m. B.D.&DAUGHTGR L" a feminist bookstore—529-3609 I •. To 520 Westheimer n. 1. A woman-owned business specializing in quality graphics and printing. 2. A large red brick house in the heart of Montrose. - adj. Having many and varied features. - v. Producing design, illustration, camera work, printing and bindery. - adv. 1. To increase the clients business manifold. 2. To satisfy the client. House of Coleman 901 West Alabama -Houston 77006 713)523-2521 Barthelme-Moore Associates Advertising and Marketing a full-service advertising agency since 1960 Helen Moore Barthelme Odell Pauline Moore 1110 Lovett Blvd., Suite 100 Houston, Texas 77006 713/521-9214 HOUSTON BREAKTHROUGH 19 OCTOBER 1979