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rf Weather Today: partly cloudy and warmer. High 65. Low 42. Weekend: Partly cloudy Saturday, High in the 70s; low in the 40s. Variable cloudiness with a chance of showers Sunday and Monday. Copyright 1 986 The Daily Tar Heel Foil dorm waiting list info See story page 4 Serving the students and the University community since 1893 Volume 94, Issue 33 Friday, April 18, 1986 Chapel Hill, North Carolina News Sports Arts 962-0245 BusinessAdvertising 962-1163 f ) Terrorists strike to avenn ge Libya Associated Press WASHINGTON The surge in terrorism anticipated by the Reagan administration after the U.S. bomb ing of Libya took shape Thursday with the murders of three kidnap victims in Lebanon, an attempt to put explosives aboard an Israeli airliner in London and fire bombs thrown at a U.S. Marine post in Tunisia. In Khartoum, the U.S. Embassy announced the evacuation of some 200 dependents of mission employees and other personnel from Sudan, apparently because of Libyan threats against American targets. The announcement came after an embassy employee was shot in the head in Khartoum late Tuesday and thousands of people on Wednesday burned American flags and shouted slogans to protest the U.S. bombing raid on Libya. Ihree bodies were found Thurs day in the mountains east of Beirut with a note nearby that said one was a CIA agent and two were British intelligence officers killed in retali ation for the U.S. bombing of Libya, the Moslem Voice of the Nation radio reported from Beirut. White House deputy press secre tary Edward Djerejian said the United States has confirmed that all three victims were British. In London, a woman trying to board an El Al jetliner was arrested after she was found to be carrying what police said were explosives. Authorities were hunting a male companion of Middle Eastern appearance. And in Tunis, Tunisia, the head quarters of the Palestine Liberation Organization, two Molotov cock tails were tossed from a passing car at the residence of Marine gaurds stationed at the U.S. Embassy. No one was injured; a nearby auto was burned. Khadafy appeared on Libyan television Wednesday night, con demning the United States for its attack and telling Americans, "We will not kill your children." In Washington, the Reagan admin istration on Thursday defended its bombing raid on Libya as "abso lutely the right thing to do" in a long term fight against terrorism and said it would be good if the attack leads to the overthrow of Khadafy. In city after city around the world, angry crowds swirled around U.S. embassies and screamed their hatred for "U.S.A. Aggressor." Bomb-disposal squads scurried around European capitals in response to threats. And in Moscow, in a possibly See LIBYA page 3 U.S. blames Soviets for stalling smmmM Associated Press WASHINGTON The Reagan administration, stung by cancella tion of summit planning talks, lashed out at the Soviet Union for lack of progress in easing superpower ten sions and condemned the Kremlin for failing to avert the bombing of a West Berlin nightclub. "They have wasted six months since the summit," the State Depart ment said in a statement Wednesday that blamed Moscow for not main taining the momentum begun at President Reagan's meeting with Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev last November. In a separate but related incident, the department said the Soviets had been warned that Libyans were planning an assault in the German city and could have stopped them from carrying it out. It virtually blamed Moscow for the April 5 discotheque bombing in which an American soldier and a Turkish woman were killed and hundreds wounded. Reagan, saying there was irrefutable evidence linking Libya to the attack, had U.S. warplanes bomb Tripoli and Bengh azi on Monday in "self-defense" against terrorism. "We urged the Soviets and East Germans to restrain the Libyans," the State Department said. "Had they done so, this entire cycle of events would have been avoided." The department said the Soviets were advised March 27, in Washing ton and in Berlin, that there was evidence indicating Libyans in East Germany planned action against U.S. interests and citizens in the German city. The statement said the United States had kept Moscow informed of its concerns at every stage leading up to Monday's bombing of Libya and had "requested their assistance." The department criticized the - Soviets for supplying Libya with anti-aircraft missiles and said the United States had warned Moscow the missiles "might encourage (Col. Moammar) Khadafy to take risks which would force us to respond. This, in fact, turned out to be the case." The United States and the Soviets had agreed to step up their dialogue with a May 14-16 meeting here between Secretary of State George Shultz and Soviet Foreign Minister Eduard Shevardnadze. The idea was to try to fix a date and arrange the agenda for a second Reagan-Gorbachev summit meeting to be held in Washington either in July or after the U.S. congressional elections in November. But the Soviets responded Tues day to the American attack on Libya by denouncing it as a "criminal action" and cancelling Shevard nadze's visit. Against this backdrop, Reagan heard conflicting views Wednesday from his senior advisers on whether to keep U.S. nuclear missiles within limits of the 1979 SALT II treaty. White House spokesman Larry Speakes said the president did not make a decision at the hour-long See WASHINGTON page 4 Lanwi wise proroosa on yeaur By GRANT PARSONS University Editor Despite the Student Congress's Wednesday denial of 1985-86 Elections Board Chairman Bruce Lillie's reap pointment, Lillie still could be next year's chairman, according to the elections laws. The congress voted 15-3-1 against Lillie's reappointment in its Wednesday meeting, citing Lillie's handling of a controversial election law ruling in the February election as grounds for the denial. But the election laws state that the chairman could serve more than the usual one-year term if a successor had not been appointed. The law states: "The Chairman of the Election Board shall serve for one (1) year or until his successor is appointed and confirmed, or until (1) he resigns, (2) he becomes ineligble to serve on the Election Board," or he is removed by the Student Congress after impeachment proced ings have been brought against him. Former Student Attorney General Mary Evans said Thursday night she believed Lillie would remain as chair man if Student Body President Bryan Hassel did not select another candidate for the position. "It's my interpretation that you serve a year," Evans said. "However, if you do not have a successor or the other -0 'if 1 if S-ff J ft V - "Y Jf . i i V s ' ' K Bruce Lillie provisions have not been satisfied, which they have not, then you're still in." The present student attorney general, Walker Poole, disagreed. "A focal point here would involve the one-year issue," Poole said. "If that one year had been served, I would interpret that he is no longer able to serve. "Once that year had been served," he said, "his position has been terminated." Hassel said Thursday night he was unsure if he would try to reappoint Lillie and said he did not want to say anything definite until after he had talked with Lillie. "It would be stupid of me to try (to reappoint Lillie) if it seems like I'm trying to slip through a loophole," Hassel said. But he would talk to others more knowledgeable than himself on the election laws, and especially with Lillie, before he made any final decision. "If it looks like I have a good chance," he said, "I would try it because I want Bruce to stay on." Lillie said Thursday night that he did not know if he would try to remain as Elections Board chairman. "It only means that there's going to be a nasty impeachment," he said. "And it puts both myself and the Student Congress in an awkward situation." The Elections Board would be dragged through the mud, and the students could lose faith in the election process, he said. "But I wouldn't have said I wanted the job if I didnl think I could do it," he said.1 "And I obviously think they made the wrong decision." Having served as chairman in the last year, Lillie said, he had gained experience that a new chairman wouldn't have. "It's hard to have a true feeling for what you're doing the first time you're doing it," he said. Having presented the reasons he would make a good chairman in Wednesday's Student Congress meet ing, Lillie said he thought that since the representatives had not listened the first time, if it was brought to them again it would be doubtful that they would listen again. "And I'm not sure if it would do anybody any good to drag this out," Lillie said. Student Congress Speaker Jaye Sitton said that if Hassel did not select another candidate, then the congress would probably take action to encour age him to do so. If he still refused, Sitton said, it would be possible that Bruce may be be taken to the (Student) Supreme Court. Sitton also said she felt Hassel would be violating the intent of the law if he did not select another candidate. Student Congress representative Brad Torgan (Dist. 4), one of the members who opposed Lillie's reap pointment, said Thursday night he would not pursue Lillie's removal from office because Torgan would be gra duating in May. "Why, it's not worth my time," Torgan said. "Brian said he will reopen the selection process, and I have no reason to doubt him. EomM meimiilbe writes By JO FLEISCHER Staff Writer Graffiti appeared on three UNC buildings Monday bearing messages directed at the Board of Trustees. The messages said: "The BOT (Board of Trustees) better watch out for me," "The shanties are gone, but the movement is strong," and "The BOT better hold steady, cause we're ready for the 24th." The green and blue spray-painted anonymous warnings marked Lenoir Hall, the Student Stores and the Union, and apparently were warnings to UNC's Endowment Board, which will meet April 24 to consider divesting from companies dealing with South Africa. Members of the Endowment Board said that while they respected the students' right to express themselves, they thought it was inappropriate for anyone to write on buildings. . J. Clint Newton, chairman of the Endowment Board, said the Board would definitely make a decision on divestment April 24, but the graffiti would have no effect on the members' decisions. George R. Ragsdale, an Endowment Board member, said "It (the graffiti) doesn't help the cause of those who want us to divest because they employed such an inappropriate medium," Endowment Board member Robert C. Eubanks said he thought the University should divest, but called the graffiti artist "immature and childish." "Anyone caught doing that ought to be dealt with accordingly," he said. W. Travis Porter, an Endowment Board member, said, "Anyone who tries to influence my vote by intimidation ought to realize that they're not making a good choice of a means to influence me. "I won't have anyone determining my actions by writing on walls behind my back," he said. The message was apparently related to the Endow ment Board's meeting on divestment of funds from South Africa, but members of the Anti-Apartheid Support Group said that their group was not responsible for the graffiti. Robert Reid-Pharr, a member of the Anti-Apartheid Support Group said, "All our group has done is read it." "We are not responsible," he said. "If this one individual is so concerned about the divestment issue he should join our group and divert his energies into something more constructive." Laura Azar, an Anti-Apartheid Support Group member, said: "We agree with the sentiment, but not the action. They should have put the messages on posters." The writing on Student Stores was covered with craft paper shortly after it appeared because it was unsightly, Thomas Shetley, director of Campus Merchandising said. "It costs $200 to $300 a throw to have the physical plant to sandblast this stuff off,1" he said. "If I could bill the bastard that put it there, I would." The graffiti on the Union was removed using a strong chemical, said Howard Henry, director of the Carolina Union." "It's removed as quickly as possible," Henry said, "especially the foul-mouthed stuff. "This sort of stuff seems to breed," he said. "You can see that if you have ever seen the New York subway system." Gamble's fottare eocertMeatf Campmis Y By TERESA KRIEGSMAN Staff Writer Campus Y personnel problems were still unresolved after Wednesday's Campus Y Advisory Board meeting. Board Chairman Leslie Garner said he could not comment on when the job statuses of Campus Y Director Zenobia Hatcher-Wilson and Associate Director George Gamble would be decided. Vice Chancellor and Dean of Student Affairs Donald A. Boulton said he did not know when a decision would be made. . The Wednesday meeting followed the November dismissal and subsequent rehiring of Gamble. Gamble was rehired on the condition that he sign a letter of resignation dated May 15, and he has been meeting with student affairs and Hatcher-Wilson since November in attempts to regain his job. Hatcher-Wilson said she did not know when the board and student Seized affairs would make a decision or what the outcome would be. "All that 1 know is that I'm still here, and I'm doing my job," she said. She said she enjoyed her job and expected to stay at the Campus Y. "I look forward to the future of the Campus Y." Gamble said he wanted the Campus Y's problems to be resolved. "Given the difficulties we Ve had this year, things must improve," he said. Gamble said he thought the advisory board and the Division of Student Affairs were making reasonable efforts to resolve the personnel problem and were not stalling the decision until students left in May. "1 believe a good-faith effort is being made by the advisory board and the office of the vice chancellor," he said. "(There is) some sense of a desire to move as quickly as possible." Gamble said he did not know when a decision would be made. "I'm willing and able to wait. I'm willing to let the process play itself out." Gamble said he would consider any compromises the advisory board or Division of Student Affairs suggested. "Efforts are under way to resolve the problems that exist," he said. "I hope those efforts will have a satisfactory result. If the result is not precisely what I would prefer, then I think I have to make a decision as to how acceptable it is. "(But) 1 would very much like to continue to work here if the atmosphere and the organizational and personnel environment at the Y were consistent with the philosophy and values I associate with the Y," he said. "That environment has existed in the past," he said. "I was a part of that in the past, and I see no reason why it can't exist in the future." Although the present problems have caused tension within the Campus Y, Gamble said he did not think the importance of the organization had diminished. "The Campus Y has been around for 126 years. I'm sure it has had its share of problems," he said. "It has played an important role here at the University, and I think it will continue to play that role despite the momentary problems." cut By LINDA MONTANARI Assistant City Editor After more than a year of, preparation, the planning departments of Chapel Hill and Orange County have proposed a joint, comprehensive long-range development plan for the two municipalities. But most of the 275 people at the public hearing at Carrboro Elementary School Thursday weren't happy about it. Although the idea for a joint development plan has been floating around for most of the decade, the first proposal, presented last fall, met such opposition that two revisions of it have been made. Predictably, the draft calls for commercial buildup and increased-density housing in several spots in Chapel Hill and rural Orange County. The Greenways network also would be expanded, linking the areas together. Marvin Collins, planning director for Orange County, read at Thursday's meeting a list of about eight modifications made to the plan since the January hearing. The New Hope Church Road and Interstate 40 interchange formerly was to receive a major light industrial park and office complexes. Now the boards have agreed to stop at low-density housing. Blackwood Station, in northern Orange County, was projected to expand its retail business areas and to add offices. The boards now say that Blackwood Station can remain as it is. Along 1-40, the locations of a proposed area and a light industrial park were reversed, so that private homes would be farther away from the noise of the highway. The proposal to put the commercial industrial zone on Calvander, an area just across the northwest border of Carrboro. was maintained. Collins said the aim of the 10- and 20-year plans was to avoid urban sprawl and said that development should be contingent on the installation of sewer and water facilities. "It we can control the utilities, I think in large measure we can also control development," he said. But Chapel Hill and Carrboro disagree on whether to extend water and sewer facilities into the environmentally sensitive Watershed area. A representative from the Carrboro Planning Board said sewers were desirable because some soil in the town is not suited for septic systems. In addition, citizen opinions were mixed on whether Chapel Hill, Carrboro and Orange County should engage in such a joint development plan. Many of the 40 residents who had signed up to speak were from the Calvander area. "I resent the fact that the planning staff of Carrboro, a town in which I am not a resident . . . has seen fit to propose an industrial development on our property," said Ruby Blackwood, of Box 208, Chapel Hill. "I think it is important that small communities like ours (Calvander) be (protected)." Another resident agreed. "The sole rationale, from, our standpoint, is to put tax dollars in the coffers of a financially strapped community that lies to our southeast (Carrboro)," John Sowder, of Old N.C. 86 highway. The effort to draw people into Calvander demonstrates Carrboro's desire to annex it eventually, some residents said. Carrboro did not initially participate in drawing up the plans, but it is likely that its planning board will probably sign whatever agreement is chosen. Some land along Homestead Road is currently dubbed "landfill site." W.A. Scott, who lives on Homestead Road, said he was speaking on behalf of 300 families when he asked that it be removed from the map. Others also objected to development in the Homestead Rogers roads area. " The Homestead Road Thoroughfare ... is going to be named after the Homesteaders it plows under," Sowder said. The Chapel Hill Town Council will reconsider the plan on April 29 in light of the citizens' comments. f V mmmm j v I f X . K- . ' ' ' -' 'A s ;:;:;::.::y..!-:..'.: .;;;: 1 Stepshow DTHJamie Cobb The sisters of the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority synchronize their steps in their customary pre- exam stepshow before a packed audience in Great Hall, preceding a dance Thursday night. Kilroy was here. Unknown

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