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by lyle e davis You probably never heard of Bob Paul. He was a lawman during the frontier days but he didn’t wear a mask and ride around with a loyal Indian companion; he didn’t have dime novels written about him; so far as we know, no movie has been made about him. Yet he was an outstanding lawman, known throughout California and the emerging Arizona and New Mexico territory as a top drawer lawman, very adept at tracking down and catching his man, or men, as the case might be. He was a colleague of a more well known frontier lawman; a fella by the name of Wyatt Earp. Bob Paul was there in Tombstone before, during, and after the shoot-out at the OK Corral. He just wasn’t a participant. Although he rates as one The Paper - 760.747.7119

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of the great peace officers of the Old West, Paul is remembered today principally for his friendship with Wyatt Earp and the stirring events both before and after the October 26, 1881, gunfight near the O.K. Corral in Tombstone, Arizona Territory.

He was responsible for disbanding the notorious Tom Bell gang in the California goldfields in 1856, and he is remembered for his desperate gun duel with the Sheehan band of train robbers in Chihuahua, Mexico, in 1888.

He was a big man. 6’ 6”, 240 lbs. He was a crack shot, a good horseman, and an outstanding tracker.

He battled lynch mobs and tracked down horse thieves, cattle rustlers, murderers and stage robbers.

There are a lot of wonderful stroies about the old west and the lawmen that enforced the law and this is but one of them.

He was in several memorable gun battles of the Southwest, in which he emerged living. Five dangerous outlawas weren’t so lucky. They wound up six feet under.

Robert H. Paul had been a veteran lawman in Gold Rush California while the Earp brothers were still wearing knee pants. For nearly 50 years he enforced the law on two of the wildest frontiers of the Old West.

His shootout with the notorious Cowboys while riding shotgun on the Tombstone stage sparked Arizona Territory's infamous Earp-Clanton feud and its resulting showdown in that now famous vacant lot adjacent to the O.K. Corral.

He had bloody shootouts with the the Rancheria killers of the California Gold Rush area as well as the Red Jack gang in Arizona Territory almost 20 years later. We propose to take a little closer look at just one of his famous pursuits of “the bad guys,” the aforementioned pursuit of the Sheehan gang, the train robbers who fled to Mexico’s interior, thinking they’d be safe from the long arm of the law. They hadn’t reckoned with Bob Paul. Some outlaws had pulled off two daring train robberies east of Tucson. Quickly arrested were Larry Sheehan and Dick Johnson, a pair of loudmouthed, deadly cattle rustlers, but they were soon released for lack of evidence. As the two left the Pima County Courthouse, Sheehan remarked sarcastically

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Page 2 - December 13, 2012 ‘Chihuahua Shoot-Out’ Cont. from Page 1 to Tucson lawmen, "We have never robbed any trains yet, but as long as we have been accused, we are going to get busy and rob one for luck." He wasn't fooling. With saddle partner Dick Hart they rode 225 miles south from El Paso, Texas, to Chihuahua, Mexico, looking for a ranch to buy. Then they started back to the United States to raise a stake. On the way north through the Sierra Madre Mountain Range that encloses the great central Mexican Plateau, Sheehan accidentally shot himself in the leg, so Johnson and Hart continued on without him. On the night of February 22, 1888, Johnson and Hart boarded a Southern Pacific train at Stein's Pass, New Mexico Territory, near the Arizona Territory line. The bandits ordered the engineer to stop at a place they thought was in Arizona, just beyond the New Mexico line. A year earlier New Mexico's territorial government had enacted a law making train robbery a capital offense. For that reason Johnson and Hart wanted to stop the train on the

Arizona side. But in the darkness they had stopped the train early and were actually still in New Mexico. The robbers took $2,000 plus a shipment of jewelry and fled back into Mexico. Next came a bit of an Alfonse and Gaston routine in which Arizona Territory US Marshal William K. Meade wound up putting himself and his posse into an embarrassing position. Seems Marshal Meade, a bitter personal and political enemy of Bob Paul, hastily put together a posse and went charging off after the bad guys. Just one problem. He had not gotten the necessary permission to cross the border into Mexico, was stopped and arrested by Janos, Mexico police, and thrown in the local jail. Mexican jails, even then, were not known for hospitable conditons. Being in a Mexican jail and communications being what they were in those days, no one back home knew the Marshal and his posse were in jail. They just assumed they were out doing what posses do . . . chasing bad guys up and down mountains and around the plains.

Give Us This Day Our Daily Chuckle

two hours today after a player reported finding an unknown white powdery substance on the practice field.

This week, a compendium of wit, wisdom and neat stuff you can tell at parties. Enjoy!

Head coach Norv Turner immediately suspended practice and called the police and federal investigators. After a complete analysis, FBI forensic experts determined that the white substance unknown to players was the GOAL LINE. Practice resumed after special agents decided the team was unlikely to encounter the substance again.

The Thrifty Scot Did you hear about the thoughtful Scotsman who was heading out to the pub?

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He turned to his wee wife before leaving and said, "Margaret, put your hat and coat on lassie."

If God wanted us to vote, he would have given us candidates. ~ Jay Leno

She replied, "Awe Jock, that's nice. Are ye taking me tae the pub with ye?"

The problem with political jokes is they get elected. ~ Henry Cate, VII

"Naw, I'm switching the heat aff while I'm oot," he replied.

We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office. ~ Aesop

San Diego Charger News San Diego Chargers football practice was delayed nearly

If we got one-tenth of what was promised to us in these State of the Union speeches,

Finally, on March 9, an American arrived in Lordsburg, New Mexico, from Janos and reported the posse's arrest. The story hit the wires immediately, making national news and creating a diplomatic incident. While all this was going on, Paul had been conducting his own investigation for the Southern Pacific Railroad into the Stein's Pass train robbery. He later explained that the day after the holdup, "General Superintendent J.A. Fillmore telegraphed from San Francisco to [Scott] Noble to send me after the train robbers." Paul immediately boarded a train for Stein's, arriving late the same day, after Meade's posse had left for Mexico. Then, after dutifully obtaining permission to enter Mexico, Paul spent a week south of the border trying to intercept the robbers. He returned to the United States on March 6 and went to Deming, New Mexico Territory, a railroad town, perhaps hoping to pick up leads on the fugitives. There Paul learned that the Southern Pacific had appointed him detective for Arizona and New Mexico territories.

wires. It is not reported as to whether Paul smiled or chuckled, but given the rivalry between he and Meade, one can only imagine. However, the old manhunter didn't waste a moment. He boarded the next train for El Paso, where he met with J.E. Lindberg, superintendent of the Galveston, Harrisburg & San Antonio Railroad. Crossing the border to El Paso del Norte (presentday Ciudad Juárez), Paul and Lindberg met with the American consul and asked him to make every effort to have Meade and his posse released. Hearing that Chihuahua Governor Lauro Carrillo happened to be in town, Paul called on him. "I went to the governor," he explained, "and he was very nice and very courteous. He told me I might have all the horses and men needed to pursue the robbers, and I went back to my hotel to fix my plans." Carrillo instructed Paul to meet with Acting Governor Juan Zabrian in the capital city, so the lawman boarded the Mexican Central Railway for Chihuahua, 230 miles to the south. Arriving on the morning of March 12, he immediately

Paul was still in Deming on March 9 when news of Meade's arrest came over the telegraph

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there wouldn't be any inducement to go to heaven. ~ Will Rogers

~ Adlai Stevenson, campaign speech, 1952

Politicians are the same all over. They promise to build a bridge even where there is no river. ~ Nikita Khrushchev When I was a boy I was told that anybody could become President; I'm beginning to believe it. ~ Clarence Darrow Why pay money to have your family tree traced; go into politics and your opponents will do it for you. ~ Author unknown Politicians are people who, when they see light at the end of the tunnel, go out and buy some more tunnel. ~ John Quinton Politics is the gentle art of getting votes from the poor and campaign funds from the rich, by promising to protect each from the other. ~ Oscar Ameringer I offer my opponents a bargain: if they will stop telling lies about us, I will stop telling the truth about them.

A politician is a fellow who will lay down your life for his country. ~ Tex Guinan I have come to the conclusion that politics is too serious a matter to be left to the politicians. ~ Charles de Gaulle Instead of giving a politician the keys to the city, it might be better to change the locks. ~ Doug Larson There ought to be one day -just one -- when there is open season on senators. ~ Will Rogers Absolutely Fascinating Errors ''The Bomb will never go off, I speak as an expert in explosives." - - Admiral William Leahy , US Atomic Bomb Project "There is no likelihood man can ever tap the power of the atom." -- Robert Millikan, Nobel ‘Chuckles’ Cont. on Page 12


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‘Chihuahua Shoot-Out’ Cont. from Page 2 sought an audience with Zabrian. Paul recalled that Zabrian "was quite sharp and short with me" and had declared: "You Americans come down here and want everything. How do I know that you are what you say you are?" The veteran lawman was stunned when the Mexican bureaucrat refused to help. Zabrian complained that American detectives had "imposed upon" him during a recent train robbery investigation south of the border. Undaunted, Paul first consulted with Nicholas F. Pierce, detective for the American-controlled Mexican Central Railway, then sent a telegram to Governor Carrillo, asking him to overrule Zabrian. Carrillo replied the next day, ordering Zabrian to cooperate with the American detectives. Said Paul of the chastened official: "He sent for me and was very nice. He offered me all the men and horses I wanted." Zabrian assigned an orderly sergeant, a second sergeant and four privates to assist in the manhunt, putting them under Paul's direct supervision. They were provided with good horses and provisions, and on the morning of March 14 Paul, Pierce and the six soldiers rode out of Chihuahua. In his “Gunfight of the Sierra Madre,” authorJohn Boessenecker continues the story: “Paul's 30 years of manhunting experience was soon abundantly evident. He suspected the outlaws might turn up in the Sierra Madre west of Chihuahua, as that was the route they had taken on their ride north. Paul decided to follow their old trail north, anticipating they would return south by the same route. He astutely recognized that the Sheehan bunch were strangers to Mexico and would probably follow the trail they knew best. Paul and his posse rode 21 miles north to Rancho El Fortín, where they camped for the night. Here the soldiers made inquires and found that Sheehan, Hart and Johnson had indeed passed through a month earlier on their northward ride. This was a hopeful sign, and in the morning they pressed on, riding all day and 57 miles in a circuitous route to Carretas. The next day, March 16, the trail took them south 58 miles to Casa Colorada, high in the Sierra Madre and just west of present-day Cuauhtémoc. A mile and a half shy of Casa Colorada they passed a large L-

shaped adobe with a big stone corral. Unknown to Paul, Larry Sheehan, Dick Hart and Dick Johnson were inside, lodging for the night with a Mexican family. Just as Paul suspected, they had backtracked toward Chihuahua. The outlaws watched Paul's posse ride by, but they suspected nothing. At Casa Colorada the soldiers made their usual inquiries and were gratified to learn that three heavily armed gringos, matching the fugitives' descriptions, were still at the big adobe. The Americans were bearded and ragged from their long flight southward. Night was falling, and Paul decided not to wait until daylight but to try to capture them immediately. He recruited six volunteers from Casa Colorada and started for the big adobe. En route three of the locals got cold feet and disappeared, but Paul and Pierce, with the six soldiers and three remaining volunteers, quietly took up positions in the brush a short ride from the house. It was a typical thatched-roof Mexican adobe with four large rooms that housed an extended family of about two dozen men, women and children. As the family grew, its men had added on the windowless adobe rooms. There were no doorways between each room; rather, the front door of each opened onto an outdoor patio in the L-shaped angle formed by the structures. A ramada of brush and tree branches provided shade. One of the Mexican volunteers lived in the adobe, and Paul told him to scout the house. He soon returned and told Paul the robbers were eating dinner in the kitchen, at the right, or north, end of the adobe. He also said the fugitives had left their rifles in the bedroom at the opposite end. Paul asked if the volunteer would try to get their rifles, and the man agreed. He silently entered the room, found two Winchesters, ducked back out and brought them to Paul. Then the man returned to find the third rifle. After some searching, he found it resting on a shelf. But as he picked it up, Sheehan, Johnson and Hart, having finished their supper, suddenly stepped inside. The trio angrily demanded to know what he was doing with the rifle. The startled man made an excuse and quickly set down the weapon, but the outlaws suspected trouble and refused to let him leave. After a long delay Paul suspected the volunteer might have met with foul play. He and his posse mounted up and rode quickly to the adobe, position-

ing themselves across from the angled patio to guard its four doors. The outlaws slammed shut the door to their room and frantically searched for their Winchesters. They demanded the Mexican man turn over their rifles, but he denied any knowledge of them. Paul, Pierce and the troops remained on horseback, facing the patio. Then Paul and Pierce dismounted and yelled for the outlaws to surrender. There was no reply. The Mexican second sergeant grew impatient. Leaping from his horse, he ordered one of his men to follow him as he charged the door of the room. As he smashed it open with the butt of his rifle, the outlaws unleashed a volley of fire. The sergeant dropped dead with a bullet in his heart. "It was a foolish thing to do," Paul recalled. "There must have been 20 shots gone over our heads, and some of them through the soldier. That ended him." From the doorway the three bandits sent a blistering fire with their six-shooters, and the soldier who had followed the sergeant fled in a hail of lead. In the kitchen and adjacent room, which formed the right angle of the adobe, the 21 resident women and children began screaming hysterically. Some ran outside and then back into the center room, beside the kitc hen. Paul had the soldiers order the residents to flee the adobe. Several tried, but the outlaws fired at them from the doorway, and they rushed back inside. Paul yelled at his men to hold their fire so as not to endanger the innocents. The outlaws then dragged the sergeant's body inside, barred the door and settled in for a siege. Bob Paul recognized an impending disaster and decided to seek help. He sent one of the Mexican volunteers on horseback to the nearest town, Cusihuiriachi, 15 miles to the south. Cusihuiriachi, now virtually deserted, was then a prosperous silver mining town of 3,000 and large enough to have an alcalde, a combination mayor and judge. Later that night the alcalde arrived with a half-dozen armed reinforcements. Paul now had a force large enough to surround the adobe and stone corral. After stationing men at 10-foot intervals, he and Pierce took up positions atop the structure to prevent the bandits from escaping through the roof. In the meantime the alcalde ordered several of his men to dig a hole through the back wall of the kitchen, the room far-

thest from that held by the bandits. The women and children within, half crazed from fright, scrambled through the hole to safety. The rescuers then entered and began carving another hole through to the adjacent room to free the remaining women and children. The outlaws, hearing the digging, ordered their Mexican hostage to help them carve a hole in the bedroom wall. From there they crawled into the first middle room and dug another hole through the opposite wall. Sheehan and Hart scrambled through it into the kitchen just in time to see the last of their hostages escaping though the hole in the back wall. They opened fire at close range at the fleeing women and children. Their muzzle flashes set one girl's dress on fire. "One discharge grazed across the back of that girl," Paul recalled, "and of all the screaming and yelling you ever heard, she did it." She ran toward her rescuers, who seized her and smothered the flames. "She was not much hurt," said Paul. The standoff continued, and the posse maintained its watch all night. Every 10 minutes Paul would call out, "Are you awake?" Each time he received the same answer down the line of sentries: "Despierto, señor" ("I am awake, sir"). At first light on March 17, Paul again demanded the outlaws surrender. They refused, shouting they would never be taken alive. Johnson was in the bedroom at far left, giving him command of the patio. Sheehan and Hart remained in the kitchen at the opposite end, one watching the patio while the other guarded the hole in the back wall. Paul decided to blast them out and instructed one of the Mexican volunteers to ride to Cusihuiriachi and get a supply of giant powder from the mines. By late morning the man had not returned, so Paul climbed onto the kitchen roof to explore other options. He found that beneath the adobe bricks was a patchwork of brush supported by wooden beams. Scraping away the adobe, he set a match to the brush patchwork. After several attempts he managed to get a fire started and jumped down from the roof. The flames quickly spread, smoke poured out the doors and the fire began to roar like a furnace. Sheehan and Hart struggled to douse the flames. Finally, almost overcome by the smoke and heat, they drew their pistols for a last stand. In a scene out of a

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Page 4 - December 13, 2012 Fresh & Easy Stores May Soon Be Just a Memory Empty parking lots and short lines at the checkout counters were common sights at all too many of the Fresh & Easy Stores located in America as well as its home base, the United Kingdom. Escondido’s Fresh and Easy store seldom had large crowds and it pretty much reflected the nationwide trend, according to spokesmen for Tesco Plc, the parent company. Indeed, company spokesman have confirmed that it will likely leave the U.S. after announcing a review of its Fresh & Easy unit in the country and the departure of the unprofitable business’ officer. The 199-store could evolve into new ownership via a sale or partnership, but that is more and more beginning to sound like wishful thinking. Corporate ownership appear to be ready to take their financial lumps, shut down the stores, and head back to the United Kingdom to lick

Local News their considerable wounds. There are 17 Fresh & Easy stores in San Diego County, one of which is located in Escondido. The stores tended to feature very fresh produce, organically grown, as well as foods that were common in Great Britain. Local with ties to the United Kingdom were able to buy biscuits (cookies), puddings, scones, many uniquely British food products. That, however, is not a sufficient market to keep a store afloat. The decision to close up shop will not be an easy one as Tesco has invested 1 billion pounds ($1.6 billion) and has not shown a profit since they opened in 2007. While Tesco claims Fresh & Easy stores were discount stores, local observers seemed to feel the prices were higher than the big-box grocery stores and the variety was not that much different. Accordingly, many consumers appear to have directed their grocery dollars to the more traditional local stores. Another Teacher Pleads be expecting big things from Steve and his staff and all the member merchants of the San Marcos Chamber of Commerce. •••••

Man About Town Congrats to Steve Kildoo, newly named permanent CEO for the San Marcos Chamber of Commerce. Steve had been serving as Interim CEO and now has the job nailed down on a permanent basis. He should do well; he knows everyone in San Marcos and all the ships at sea. He and his wife, Kathy, have been active in the community for years. We’ll

Is it any wonder that consumers are flocking to visit the Geico office in San Marcos? That’s Dawn Grant, above, the regional manager for Geico in North County. Just one of the reasons she’s got such a big smile is more and more people have fallen in love with the Geico Gecko. The phones are ringing and more and more people are getting quotes from Geico;

Guilty to Sex Charge with Student

pending sentencing on Feb 6.

A 34-year old teacher, Kelly McKenzy Watson, was kept on unpaid leave but following a closed session meeting this week it is likely she will be terminated after her plea of guilty to a felony charge of having sex with a teenage boy who was her former student.

A 7-11 convenience store at Mission and Midway in Escondido was hit by two armed men who took off with cash and lottery tickets.

At the time of her arrest, Watson was a special-education teacher at Oceanside High School. She also taught special-education at the Vista school. San Diego police launched an investigation of Watson in August after receiving information that she had engaged in inappropriate conduct with the 17-year-old boy. That investigation revealed that the two had dated several months before her arrest. The teen was a student in Watson’s class at New Haven Residential School in Vista. Watson was his teacher from September 2010 to August 2011. Watson remains free on bail once they do, chances are Dawn and her sales associates have brought a new customer in to Geico. You may have already seen Dawn; she’s been working both the Escondido and San Marcos Fall Street Fairs, and come December 28th you’ll be able to see her and the GEICO Gecko at their San Marcos location in the WalMart Shopping Center, Nordahl and 78. They’ll be broadcasting live with 91X radio and giving out all kinds of free tickets. One other reason for that beautiful smile is the addition of a new sales team member, Stacie Inglis. She is setting all types of sales records and that can’t help but make Dawn smile! ••••• Rumor has it that the beautiful Marcia Jungas, wife of Dick Jungas, made another big batch of Clam Chowder for this year’s Hidden Valley Kiwanis Club’s annual Christmas party, hosted by

7-11 Convenience Store Gets Hit by Thugs

Around 11:35 a.m., one man brandished a silver handgun, demanding cash and lottery tickets. The clerk surrendered some cash and some scratcher type lottery tickets. A second clerk emerged from a backroom and chased the thief, however the thief did threaten both clerks with the gun. He met up with another man outside and the two fled the area. Both men were described as Hispanic between 18 and 19-years-old, wearing black, hooded sweatshirts, black jeans and black shoes with white shoelaces. Escondido Man Honored by Cherokee Nation Recently, the Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation and other dignitaries came to San ‘Local News’ Cont. on Page 5 Nick and Sharon Ponce. Rumor also has it that The Man About Town had six bowls of said Clam Chowder. It seems he can’t get enough of Marcia’s Clam Chowder. He was also seen, however, heading home with a big casserole dish of pasta with tomato sauce, meat, and onions for a “late night snack.” Sadly, Dave Geary, the club’s president could not attend the party. He is recovering from surgery and Mr. Geary is an ambitious and impatient man. Despite doctor’s orders to take it easy, relax, and let his body heal up, Dave Geary is one of those guys who always has to be on the move, always doing something, (more often than not, he’s doing something to help others). Well, it caught up to him and he developed and abscess and after a 24 hour stay in hospital, with lots of pain meds, he was sent home, this time with STRICT orders from the doctors to stay in bed, heal up, and then get back to work. We are all ‘Man About Town’ Cont. on Page 13


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‘Local News’ Cont. from Page 4 Diego County from Tahlequah, Oklahoma, for the Fall San Diego Cherokee Community picnic. Chief Bill John presented military service medals and a certificate to nine members of the Cherokee nation who had served in the military. One of those so honored was Dennis Galt, a long time staff member at Grangetto’s in Escondido and long time resident.

certificate, a brick with the name and service history of each recipient will be installed at the Cherokee National Warriors Memorial in Tahlequah, Oklahoma. Oceanside Police Department Names Officer of the Quarter Officer Tyrus Moulder has been named by the Oceanside Police Department named s the Officer of the Quarter Award for the Third Quarter of 2012. During the Third Quarter of 2012,

Chief Bill John, Chief of the Cherokee Nation, pins a medal on Escondido resident, Dennis Galt

One other award recipient was 95 years old and had served in both WWII and Korea. In addition to the medal and

Officer Moulder, who is a trained member of the department’s Crisis Negotiation

Team (CNT) responded to a radio call involving an intoxicated subject who was threatening suicide. Officer Moulder was able to quickly establish rapport with the distraught person. Moulder resolved this potentially volatile situation by conducting a successful negotiation, thereby saving the life of the citizen who was in distress and ensuring the safety of all the officers involved. Additionally, the Commander of the Field Operation Division, Captain Tom Aguigui, said in his letter announcing the award, "Your actions in this matter exemplify your commitment to our department’s Vision, Mission, and Core Values.”

Commentary By the time you read this the Escondido City Council will likely have already met and appointed a new city council member to take the place of Marie Waldron, who was elected to a new Assembly District.

The Officer of the Quarter award recognizes police department employees who have provided exemplary service to the community or performed in a manner worthy of recognition. Moulder is a retired U.S. Marine of 20 plus years and has over 10 years with the Oceanside

Lots of political conversation on Facebook, in emails, and in the restaurants and coffee shops of the area. Who’s gonna get the appointment? Chief candidates, it appears, is John Masson and/or Don Greene . . . both good people, both with good reputations, either of which would likely make for a good councilmember. The thinking here is that

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Social Butterfly

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Evelyn Madison The Social Butterfly Email Evelyn at: thesocialbutterfly@cox.net EUSD Wins 2012 Golden Bell and Partnership Awards The Escondido Union School District (EUSD) was honored at the 33rd California School Boards Association (CSBA) Awards Luncheon with both a Golden Bell Award and a Cities Counties Schools (CCS) Partnership Award. These very prestigious awards were for the District’s CARE (Collaborative Agency Resources for Escondido) Youth Project, under the direction of Kimberly Israel,

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The fixed rate reverse mortgage is a recent addition to the loan product line-up. And using this product to purchase a home is a more recent application of that product. The fixed rate reverse mortgage is a loan product that makes sense if a borrower needs to pay off a large amount of money. Paying off a typical forward mortgage is advantageous to a senior (62 years or older) in many ways. If a senior is paying higher interest rates for any reason, the interest is fixed (currently at 4.99%). Within the past few years, the fixed rate mortgage has been allowed for purchasing a new home. Perhaps you want to

Project Director. The mission of the CARE Youth Project is to strengthen linkages and partnerships between youth, families, schools, and community agencies in order to support a common goal – help grow a safer and healthier Escondido. It is a partnership of EUSD, Community Alliance for Escondido (CAFÉ), County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency, County of San Diego Probation Department, Escondido Police Department, and additional agencies throughout Escondido serving children and youth. The CSBA Golden Bell Awards program promotes excellence in education by recognizing outstanding programs in school districts and county offices of education throughout California, and reflects the depth and breadth of the education programs necessary to address students’ changing needs. The goal of this awards program is to contribute to the development and evaluation of curriculum, instruction and support services. The CCS Partnership is

downsize by selling your current home and purchasing a smaller home. This used to be accomplished in multiple steps. You would sell your current home, then purchase the smaller home, THEN take a reverse mortgage on the new, smaller home. Now, however, you can accomplish this in one step. You can purchase the home and utilize the reverse mortgage as the primary loan on the property. Using our borrower of 62 years old and a $300,000 property, the following would hold true. The loan amount would be the same whether the loan is used as a purchase loan or not. You would receive $185,700 from the reverse mortgage. You would then have to come up with $114,300 in cash to cover the purchase price of the property. If you had sold your previous home and cleared $200,000, you’re now able to bring the $185,700 to the closing. Along with the net amount of $185,700, you are able to move into your new home without a monthly mortgage payment. You will still be required to pay for your property taxes and homeowner’s insurance. However, now you are living in a smaller home with no month-

collaboration between the League of California Cities, the California State Association of Counties, and the California School Board Association. Annually, one CSBA Golden Bell Award recipient is honored with this CCS award highlighting exemplary community partnerships. History Center Happenings in December The Escondido History Center is located in Grape Day Park, 321 No. Broadway, Escondido. Phone 760.743.8207, or check the website for more info, www.EscondidoHistoryCent er. Currently there is a Matching Campaign fundraiser going on. By raising $25,000 by December 31, it will be doubled by major donors. Those funds are critical to keeping the organization active in 2013. If you are looking for a place to donate to before the end of the year to take advantage of tax benefits, consider the History Center. Make a donation through the website, send a check, or stop by the office. And watch for next month’s

ly mortgage payment. Again, you are still required to pay the property taxes and homeowner’s insurance on the property as long as you own the property. This has allowed many houserich, cash poor seniors the opportunity to purchase a newer, smaller home. Purchasing a newer home can also meet the growing needs of getting older. Moving from a two story home to a single story home provides an answer to access problems that many people have to address. Mobility can become an issue as we age and two story homes become more difficult to access.

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annual Open House and also the Trash and Treasures Rummage Sale. The 1890’s home in Grape Day Park is decorated for a Victorian Christmas. The clothing on display is regularly rotated, and two beautiful beaded capes are on display now. Homespun ornaments trim the tree and many other decorations are used throughout the house. Touring of this beautiful home is from Tuesday thru Saturday from 1-4pm. On Saturday, December 15, the last 2012 tour of Old Escondido area will be held. Meet Rick for some exercise and information about the town’s oldest neighborhood, starting at 10am at the SE corner of Broadway and Grand. No doubt you will walk by some great old homes decorated for the holidays. Meetings/Events Calendar OASIS Catch Program – Are you retired and wondering what to do with your spare time? Do you want to have fun and work with children?

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‘Social Butterfly’ Cont. from Page 6 OASIS Escondido is looking for volunteers for the CATCH Healthy Habits Program. All you need is to enjoy working with children, teaching them about good nutrition and to have fun. Call Kathy Garcia at 760.839.4047. Barbershop Harmony and ROADScholar Presentation – On Saturday, December 15, at 10am, the program for the American Association of University Women (AAUW), Escondido-San Marcos Branch, will be presented by Jill Swaim, Road Scholar – An Adventure in Lifelong Learning. Entertainment will be Christmas Music by the Sweet Adelines Sisters in Song, a barbershop harmony quartet. Meetings are held at the Redwood Town Court, 500 E. Valley Parkway, Escondido. The presentation and concert are open and free to the public, who are also welcome to stay for the member meeting and lunch, for a cost of $13 for the lunch. Reservations for lunch are required. Contact Sandra Gerard at 760.739.0710 or scgreads@sbcglobal.net to RSVP and for directions. For info about AAUW and upcoming events, check the website at http://escondidoca.aauw.net. December Dog Day – Saturday, December 15, from 11am-3pm, will be December Dog Day presented by Bowman’s Canine Rescue and Training. The event will be at the Pointed Roof Delicatessen, 8751 Old Castle Road, Suite C, Escondido, 92026 (enter around back). Dog vendors will be there regarding adoptions, dog wash, pet sitting, training,

‘Chihuahua Shoot-Out’ Cont. from Page 3 Hollywood film they burst out the door, six-shooters belching lead. "They came out calling us sons of bitches and shooting, a gun in each hand," recalled Paul. "We let them have it in return." Paul and the men flanking the patio opened up with a terrific volley of rifle and pistol fire. Dick Hart reeled, sieved by bullets that killed him instantly. Larry Sheehan, desperately wounded, staggered back into the room, collapsed upright on an adobe bench and died. Soon the inferno spread to the opposite bedroom. When Dick Johnson could stand the smoke and heat no longer, he too charged headlong at the posse, clutching a six-gun in each fist and firing as fast as he could thumb the hammers. He made it 10 feet before the guns of Paul and his posse knocked him face down. Johnson struggled once more to his knees, fired both pistols, then fell forward dead, riddled with bullets. Paul stepped forward and searched Johnson's body. In the outlaw's pockets he found $595 in cash, a pair of diamond earrings and 21 opals, all stolen in the train robbery. He then

and more. There will be a raffle basket valued over $1,000; food for you and your dog; free raffle ticket with food purchases; dogs welcome on leash (no flexi leashes). For more info, call 760.877.8799, email Rachel@bowmanscanine.com, or go online to www.bowmanscanine.com. Double Your Love – The Escondido Humane Society is proud to announce that the “2-Furr-1” feline adoption special in November helped them find homes for 173 cats and kittens. The success of the promotion is cause to continue it through December. Adopt one cat and take home a second companion for free in December. During the promotion, through December, cats and kittens can be adopted for just $25, and adopters can take home a second cat or kitten for free. All adoption fees include spay/neuter; microchip with lifetime registration; up-to-date vaccinations; veterinary exam at EHS; wellness exam after adoption; sample bag of food; and behavior support. To view adoptable animals, go online to www.escondidohumanesociety.org, or in person at the shelter, 3450 E. Valley Parkway. The center is open from 10am-5pm, seven days a week. Adoptable cats also are available at Petco Escondido, 1000 W. Valley Parkway; Petco San Marcos, 141 S. Las Posas Road; and PetSmart Escondido, 415 N. Escondido Blvd. For info, call 760.888.2247. Civil War Round Table Meeting Announced - The program, “Christmas and the Civil War,” will be presented by Gene Armistead on Wednesday, December 19, at 7:30pm, at the December meeting of the Civil War Round Table. Wartime events

turned to Hart's body and searched it. "[I] found poor picking," Paul later admitted. "The soldiers had got there first." Paul thought it "just as well to say nothing about it, as the loot obtained by the troops would encourage them to give willing and efficient aid [in future]." When the fire died down, Paul had Sheehan's body brought outside. The flames had severely burned the gang leader's body, singeing off his hair and beard and disfiguring his face. Paul and railroad detective Pierce accompanied the alcalde to Cusihuiriachi, from which Paul sent a wire to the Southern Pacific superintendent: "Our posse found the Stein's Pass robbers, Sheehan, Hart and Johnson, about 120 miles west of Chihuahua on the night of the 16th. We called on them to surrender, and they took refuge in an adobe house, where they were attacked by us. They killed one man; [we] burnt them out after 18 hours fight. All three men were killed fighting. The bodies were brought here, and we recovered about $600 and jewelry. Cannot say when I can leave here. The inquest will be held today. Will advise you later. R.H. Paul." Mexican authorities buried the dead sergeant in Cusihuiriachi

occurring on Christmas of 1861, 1862, 1863, and 1864; how Christmas was reported then, Christmas songs composed during the war, how Santa was depicted in those days, and ways in which it was observed will be reviewed. The meeting will be at the Palisades Presbyterian Church, 6301 Birchwood Street, in the Allied Gardens community of San Diego. The public is invited to this free program. Refreshments will be served. For info or directions, contact Gene Armistead at 760.747.5397 or gca7@cox.net. Medicare Sign-up Help – Having trouble signing up for Medicare or selecting supplemental coverage? If so, the Senior Service Council of Escondido is now sponsoring a free Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program (HICAP) to provide assistance and information to seniors and disabled persons on health care coverage, Medicare benefits, and supplemental insurance plan options. Call 1-800-434-0222 to make an appointment for Thursday, December 20. The Council is located at 728 No. Broadway, Escondido. Calendar for Center for the Arts, Escondido – Saturday, December 15, 1pm and 7pm, and Sunday, December 16, at 1pm, the West Coast Ballet Theatre: The Nutcracker, in the Concert Hall, with live music by the San Diego Civic Youth Orchestra, and is presented in association with San Elijo Dance and Music Academy and 4S Dance Academy. Tickets are $12-$39. Monday, December 17, 7:30pm, Concert Hall; The 2012 Holiday Concert; San Pasqual High School

with military honors. Paul had a local photographer take postmortem images of the three outlaws before having them unceremoniously buried in the local cemetery. Armed with these photographs as proof of his successful manhunt, Paul made the long trip back to the United States, arriving home in Tucson on March 23. By that time newspapers nationwide had published accounts of his manhunt. The San Francisco Examiner then issued a lengthy report based on information from Deputy U.S. Marshal H.J. Burns, a friend of Paul's from that city who had gone to Arizona Territory to participate in the manhunt. The Examiner's account, picked up by wire services and reprinted nationwide, bore the graphic headline ROBBERS ROASTED OUT: HOW SHERIFF PAUL COOKED THE THREE OUTLAWS OF STEIN'S PASS. It pilloried Meade and praised Paul: "While the U.S. marshal of Arizona and his deputies were getting themselves locked up in a Sonora jail for crossing the frontier without permission, [former] Sheriff Paul took the precaution of applying to the governor of Chihuahua for extradition papers and permission to hunt the robbers on Mexican territory." The Examiner gave Paul full credit for tracking

presents their outstanding Dance, Band, Show Choirs, and Color Guard. Students of the Music Department will perform as groups and soloists. Directed by Brian Lund. Tickets: $6-$12. Tuesday, December 18, 7pm, Concert Hall; The Most Wonderful Time, A Christmas Celebration; presented by Escondido Stake of LDS Church. Tickets: $2-$7. Friday, December 21, 7:30pm, Center Theater; An Irish Christmas; presented by Kerry Records; a ‘round the hearth’ Irish night celebrating Christmas with music, dance, storytelling, laughter and Irish soul. ‘Fast feet’ Ciaran Maguire and Collette Dunne, of Magic of the Dance fame, join Kevin Horton of riverdance and the Kerry Dance Troupe for an electrifying dance display. Tickets $35$39. Friday & Saturday, December 28-29, 7:30pm, and Saturday, Sunday, & Monday, December 29, 30, & 31, 2pm, in the Concert Hall; Shen Yun: Reviving 5,000 Years of Civilization. Presented by San Diego Falun Dafa Assocation. Tickets $60-$200. Wednesday, January 2, 4pm & 7pm; Center Theater; WOW First Wednesdays: San Diego Dance Theater brings you an audience favorite, Cabaret Dances, from the mood of a cabaret nightclub, pairing dance and live music with food, wine and mingling. This event is free, and is generously sponsored by Mrs. Marlin Brossart and the Escondido Rotary Foundation.

down the bandits and organizing the siege. Paul's success was the culmination of three decades of law enforcement experience. He used every skill he had acquired in his long career: his ability to speak Spanish and his good relations with the Mexican government, coupled with his ability to track like an Indian, outthink his quarry, organize his men, and outshoot and defeat a desperate foe. Paul's trek into Chihuahua cemented his reputation as one of the greatest manhunters on the Western frontier. For William K. Meade, his illfated expedition was among the most humiliating events of his life. He had been bested by a bitter enemy. In the end Sheehan, Johnson and Hart believed they had no choice but to fight to the death. Had they surrendered and returned to New Mexico Territory, they would have faced the death penalty for train robbery. And once they had killed the Mexican sergeant, they surely would have faced a firing squad in Chihuahua. Still, the editor of Tucson's Arizona

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Page 10 - December 13, 2012 ‘Chihuahua Shoot-Out’ Cont. from Page 7

Has a Big Chance on “Let’s Make a Deal!”

Daily Citizen could not help but admire the outlaws' courage, and he provided their only epitaph: "However bad their calling or desperate their cause, they died like brave men, with their boots on—a manner that befitted their lives."

The fun-filled game show LET’S MAKE A DEAL is back for a new season of comedy, music, action and PRIZES. Stefanie Kuhns from San Marcos, CA will be a contestant on the show! She could take home the fabulous Big Deal of the Day, or maybe the dreaded Zonk! Viewers in our area can tune in and watch the show on December 18 at 2:00 p.m. on KFMB (Channel 8).

In 1890 President Benjamin Harrison appointed Bob Paul U.S. marshal of Arizona Territory. It was the pinnacle of his law enforcement career. Paul held the post for three years, but when Grover Cleveland was elected president, Meade tasted some revenge with his reappointment to the marshal's post. Paul spent the next few years mining, then in 1899 became undersheriff of Pima County, serving until January 1901. Robert Havlin Paul's life of high adventure began in Massachusetts on June 12, 1830, and at age 12 he went to sea on a whaler. He sailed the South Pacific and landed in California soon after gold was discovered, serving as a constable, deputy sheriff and sheriff of wild and woolly Calaveras County in the 1850s and '60s. Later he served Wells Fargo as a shotgun messenger and detective. Wells Fargo sent him to Arizona Territory in 1878, and he quickly became the most experienced lawman in the territory. His ability and popularity won him the office of sheriff of Pima County, a post he held from 1881 to 1886. During those years he became the best-known sheriff in the Southwest. The lawman had always been robust and healthy, but a few weeks after leaving that post, Paul suddenly took ill. On March 26, 1901, he died in his humble Tucson adobe in the company of his wife, children, grandchildren and friends. The cause of death was cancer. He was 70, and no pioneer had lived a life more adventurous. Today Bob Paul is largely forgotten, his memory as eroded as the crumbling walls of Tucson's ancient adobes and the playedout placers of old Calaveras. He left behind no memoir, no diary, no dime-novel biography. There is no monument to Paul in Arizona or California, and even his grave is long lost. Yet his story cannot be erased, for his daring deeds etched it indelibly into the history of the American West. Source: WildWest Magazine Gunfight of the Sierra Madre By John Boessenecker San Marcos Contestant

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‘Commentary’ Cont. from Page 5 most likely it will (have been) Masson. Like it or not, the Council majority is of the conservative persuasion and Don Greene, though an excellent candidate, is pretty much aligned with the liberal persuasion. I simply do not think a conservative majority would likely appoint a liberal, even though there would still be a 3-2 majority of conservatives versus liberal. Would I be disappointed if the council appointed Don Greene? Absolutely not. I think he’s a good man. He and I disagree in a couple of areas but I also disagree with Mayor Sam, members Gallo and Morasco, on occasion. They are still good folk and do the best for the community, as they see it . . . and the community elected them. But, politics deals in reality and the reality is, conservatives prefer to be surrounded by those of like philosophy. It makes it easier to cut through red tape (or to manufacture red tape), it is easier to go forward on an agenda, and

A very soft creamy Lil Deb has joined our pack to find a wonderful home with you. She does great with people and other pets playing or just lying down in the sun. . Lil Deb is only about 2 years old and slightly chubby at 8 pounds. She is all Chihuahua and just the sweetest, gentle and most loving pup ever. A bit shy at first but soon Lil Deb warms up and loves to be held. She would do great with a family or just adults. Like all our pups Lil Deb is spayed and microchipped. Her 5 way vaccines and rabies are all up to date. She comes with a full 4 piece safety equipment set, food for her transition and any favorite toys or bedding. For more photographs please view her on our website as well as all the other pups in our rescue that need forever homes or a foster family. Visit www.forgottenpaws.org or contact us at admin@forgottenpaws.org or 949-246-1280.

Mocha is a 3-year-old spayed female dwarf mix, ID 66298. Mocha is a busy little girl who can be a bit bossy in her cage, but she is very sweet and full of personality. She is active, fun and loves to chew on her box and arrange all of her belongings just so. She loves to cuddle into your neck when you are holding her. She will do best with an adult family or one with older, gentle children older than 10 years. She needs a roomy cage or x-pen house so she has plenty of room to bounce around. Mocha is available for adoption from the Escondido Humane Society and is one of the featured bunnies at the San Marcos Petco, 141 S. Las Posas Road. Her $45 adoption fee includes microchip, spay and vet exam. For more information, call (760) 8882247 or log on to www.escondidohumanesociety.org.

the community itself is generally conservative. Masson and Greene are the only candidates I know much about. Many of the others, while I’m sure are good people, I just don’t know enough about to comment on their credentials. Whoever got the nod last night (Wednesday) [if they, in fact, did get the nod; there’s been some discussion of postponing the decision] we wish them well and look forward to working with them. A caution: do your homework, show up on time, vote your conscience, and return your phone calls (to everyone, not just the media). Marie Waldron seldom returned phone calls so we were often unable to report her thinking or position of an issue. We were generally supportive of Marie’s position on the council but we were critical of her failure to return calls. One hopes she’ll be a bit better at that in her Assembly office. Good luck to whomever the council appointed.

Carly is the Pet of the Week at your Rancho Coastal Humane Society in Encinitas. At 11 months old and 17 pounds, this spayed, female, Beagle has whole life to devote to her new family. Carly was transferred from another animal shelter through the RCHS / FOCAS program. Her fur coat is even softer than it looks in her picture. She has really pretty brown eyes. When you meet Carly, check out her whiskers. They sprout off her face every which way. She likes people and other dogs. Carly is very friendly. And she's already had some puppy training that her new family will want to reinforce. The $145 adoption fee for Carly includes up to date vaccines, veterinary exam, spay, and microchip. If you can't adopt her, consider sponsoring Carly until her new family arrives. Meet your new cat, dog, or rabbit right now at Rancho Coastal Humane Society, 389 Requeza Street in Encinitas. Adoption hours are 11 to 5 Wednesday through Monday. For more information call 760-753-6413.


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Escondido • Mayor Sam Abed

San Marcos • Mayor Jim Desmond

NOMINATIONS BEING SOUGHT FOR CITY COUNCIL AWARDS

San Marcos awarded $1 million grant for San Marcos Creek District

Each year at the State of the City meeting, the Escondido City Council recognizes individuals who have improved the quality of life in the community through volunteer service. Nominations now are being solicited for these awards. Since 1992, approximately 200 people have been honored for their dedication to causes that include health care, neighborhood revitalization, youth and senior activities, the arts, education, heroism, literacy and many more. If you know of an Escondido resident

who has made a significant impact to the community, please obtain a City Council Awards nomination form by calling the City Manager’s Office (760839-4631) or you may download a copy from the City’s web site: http://www.escondido.org/councilawards.aspx Categories include, but are not limited to: Arts, Business, Charity, Community Beautification, Diversity, Education, Environment, Heroism, Historic Preservation, and Youth. The deadline for nomination is 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, January 16, 2013. A sub-committee of the City Council will review all nominations and make its final selection in January. The awards will be presented at the Annual State of the City presentation on Wednesday, February 20, 2013.

Rancho Bernardo • Mayor Jerry Sanders

The City of San Marcos accepted a $1 million grant on Nov. 28 from the California Natural Resources Agency to help construct a portion of the San Marcos Creek District. The grant funds will help pay for construction of the Creekside Promenade, a nearly one-mile, multi-use trail that will meander along San Marcos Creek with open space areas and amenities. It will also restore more than three acres of adjacent riparian habitat through revegetation of native flora and stormwater management practices. The centrally located San Marcos Creek District, is a 214-acre comprehensive

Vista • Mayor Judy Ritter The Vista Sheriff's Senior Patrol program provides a valuable service in the Vista community that not only enhances the safety in Vista’s neighborhoods but also improves the quality of life for home-bound seniors. Vista residents can contact the Senior Patrol program for vacation home security checks or to schedule a drop in to check on elderly or disabled persons. Going Away for the Holidays? • Call the Sheriff’s Senior Patrol for a vacation home check. • Ask a trusted neighbor to pick up your mail and newspapers. • Ask the trusted neighbor

to park a car in your driveway. • Don’t display holiday gifts where they can be seen from a window. • Set indoor and outdoor lights on an automatic timer. In addition, the Senior Sheriff’s program is currently recruiting volunteers who are 50 years or older. Participants attend a training academy and are asked to volunteer a minimum of six hours a week. Responsibilities range from administrative work, to patrolling neighborhoods, writing parking citations, and marking abandoned vehicles. For more information on volunteering or to learn about the available services provided to the community, please call 760. 940.4434.

After receiving the environmental permits necessary to move forward with the project in February 2012, vegetation clearing began in order to prepare the site for the first phase of public infrastructure improvements between Bent Avenue and Via Vera Cruz. These improvements are in the final stage of design and include habitat restoration/expansion; installation of a flood wall and linear park along Discovery Street; widening of Discovery Street; construction of Creekside Drive; and construction of the Creekside Promenade. For more information, please contact Communications Officer Jenny Windle at (760) 744-1050,

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Oceanside • Mayor Jim Wood Nominees for 2013 MLK Service Award

This space intentionally left blank as the transition from Mayor Jerry Sanders to new Mayor Bob Filner, was not completed by press time; we are hopeful that, beginning next week, we will be able to offer the Letter from Mayor Bob Filner

“downtown” plan for San Marcos that will include mixed-use development, a 73-acre habitat preserve, environmental enhancements, and infrastructure improvements like streets, parkways, bridges and flood control.

The City of Oceanside is seeking nominees for the 2013 Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Service Award – named in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in recognition of the contribution that he and others made to promote positive relationships between people, groups, and cultures. This annual award honors residents who have made a significant contribution of time and energy to improve community life, promote positive community development, and enhance the lives of individuals and neighborhoods in the City. This will be

the 24th year for the civic award that is coordinated through the City’s Housing Commission, in partnership with the North San Diego County Branch of the NAACP. Any resident of the City of Oceanside or Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton may be nominated and there are no restrictions to race, ethnicity, age or type of volunteer service in the community. Nominations forms are available at City Hall, the Oceanside Public Library, and on the City’s web site at www.ci.oceanside.ca.us under the Neighborhood Services – Housing Division web page (or call 760-435-3360). So be sure to nominate that special someone and get that form turned in by December 21, 2012!


Page 12 - December 13, 2012 Often we can work out solutions for PC problems that don’t put a dent in the pocketbook and when we make a customer happy we get to share in it.

Nome and Paul Van Middlesworth thecomputerfactoryltd.com The Computer Factory One Mans Grinch-

The PC industry is looking at Microsoft as “The Grinch who stole Christmas.” Retail sales are in the toilet because the public is shunning W8 and Microsoft is denying retailers access to Windows 7. Apple is dancing in the streets and here at The Computer Factory we’re happier than the proverbial “Witch in a broom factory.” It’s true, “One mans Grinch is another man’s Santa.” We love the Christmas Holiday season but for the right reasons, not the business reasons. Most of our customers seem to share in the Holiday spirit with a livelier step and a ready smile. For those burdened with worries and the expense of needing computer repairs we can often lighten the load a bit (especially if they’ve just talked with “Geek Squad”).

Most years the Christmas season is business as usual. Our repair and upgrade business is steady throughout the year. New PC sales for Christmas shoppers are offset by the fact that most businesses don’t buy new systems during the Christmas season. This year it’s entirely different and it’s all thanks to “Microgrinch.” As the Microgrinch “Win 7 freezeout” denies consumers access to Win 7 PCs in local retail stores, the word is spreading that The Computer Factory sells brand new high quality desktop and notebook PCs with Windows 7. In the past two weeks we have seen a rush of brand new customers who didn’t know we existed until some one told them about us. We’ve been here going on eighteen years now and we’ve never seen anything quite like it. Only the “Vista” product release back in 2007 even comes close. Two new customers that came in last week were delighted to find out that they could actually still buy a brand new PC with Windows XP.

manufacturers. These have been reintroduced into wholesale distribution as “refurbished” with limited warranties, even though they are really brand new. As long as these are available we can offer amazing bargains in these ASUS Win 7 notebooks. Through our distribution channels we will continue to have access to all Microsoft operating systems and will continue to build desktops and sell notebooks with, Win XP, Win 7 and W8. Bottom feeders looking for low-end (under $500) won’t find them here. Those will be available with W8 in retail stores. We sell only top quality ASUS notebooks and build only high quality desktop PCs with ASUS motherboards, Western Digital hard drives, and

While we don’t build notebook PCs we do carry the best: ASUS. The Windows 7 freeze-out forced retailers to return millions of Win 7 notebook PCs to distributors and

boxed (premium) CPUs from Intel and AMD. How long can Microsoft hold out against the rising tide of dissatisfaction? They fired W8 President Steven Sinofsky last week. It is obvious that W8 needs work before it can be a successful PC operating system. In many quarters W8 is regarded as a better smart phone and tablet operating system than either Apple’s or Google’s. The purpose of forcing W8 on PC users was to increase sales of W8 smart phones and tablets; ironically W8’s failure in the PC market may be having the opposite affect.

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‘Chuckles’ Cont. from Page 2

-- Bill Gates, 1981

This 'telephone' has too many shortcomings to be seriously considered as a means of com"Computers in the future may munication. The device is inherweigh no more than 1.5 tons." ently of no value to us" -- Popular Mechanics, fore- -- Western Union internal casting the relentless march of memo, 1876. 1949 "The wireless music box has no "I think there is a world market imaginable commercial value. for maybe five computers." Who would pay for a message -- Thomas Watson, chairman sent to nobody in particular?" of IBM, 1943 -- David Sarnoff's associates in response to his urgings for "I have traveled the length and investment in the radio in the breadth of this country and 1920s. talked with the best people, and I can assure you that data pro- "The concept is interesting and cessing is a fad that won't last well-formed, but in order to out the year." earn better than a 'C,' the idea -- The editor in charge of busi- must be feasible" ness books for Prentice Hall, -- A Yale University manage1957 ment professor in response to Fred Smith's paper proposing "But what is it good for?" reliable overnight delivery -- Engineer at the Advanced service. (Smith went on to Computing Systems Division found Federal Express Corp.) of IBM, 1968, commenting on the microchip. "I'm just glad it'll be Clark Prize in Physics, 1923

Kids and Robots - And the Future

education among youth.

On Saturday, December 1st, I was delighted to present two resolutions honoring the First Lego League and the Southern California Robotics League, Inc. for their efforts engaging thousands of Southern California students ages 9 to 16 in competing in the First Lego League Championship.

The FIRST LEGO League’s goal is to get children excited about science and technology, and to teach them valuable employment and life skills. Their work highlights the important need for STEM education.

Supporting STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) initiatives and programs is critical to the future success of our economy. Over 100 qualified teams descended on LEGOLAND to compete using LEGO MINDSTORMS® robots. Time Warner Cable was a key sponsor of the event, as part of the company’s five year $100 million initiative, Connect a Million Minds, to increase STEM awareness

In the legislature I will continue to address the need for robust STEM education, so that our students are adequately prepared for the workforce. Senator Mark Wyland represents the people of the 38th Senate District, which includes San Diego (Rancho Bernardo, 4S Ranch, Rancho Penasquitos, Carmel Valley) and Solana Beach, Encinitas, Carlsbad, Rancho Santa Fe, San Marcos, Escondido, Vista the south Orange County cities of San Clemente and San Juan Capistrano.

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‘Local News’ Cont. from Page 5

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Carlsbad Police Promotes Two of the Department's Finest

McDonald’s O w n e r Vows to Rebuild: S p i r e s Restaurant operator Has Hopes

Sergeant Chase, Lieutenant Pascual, and Chief Gary Morrison The City of Carlsbad’s Police Chief, Gary Morrison, officially promoted two officers, one to the rank of Lieutenant and one to the rank of Sergeant. Sergeant Peter Pascual promoted to the rank of Lieutenant. Pascual is married, with two children. Before spending 20 years with the City of Carlsbad Police Department, Pascual spent two years with the San Diego County Marshal’s Office. Officer Jade Chase was promoted to the rank of Sergeant. Chase is married, with two children. Chase worked with San Diego Police Department for four years. Chase came to the Carlsbad Police Department in 2005.

J o e Goncalves, the owner of t h e Escondido location of the Spires Restaurant chain, says he’s trying to negotiate a long term lease that would allow him to rebuild the popular restaurant that was destroyed by fire October 1st. He estimates it would take $1.2 million to rebuild and to do that, he says he would need a long term lease to justify the necessary financing. Negotiations continue with the corporate office, he said.

SkyFall - A Review by lyle e davis

While I didn't care much for 'Lincoln,' I absolutely loved 'Skyfall,' the latest James Bond 007 flick.

Senator Mark Wyland Guest Speaker at The Escondido Republican Club State Senator Mark Wyland will be the guest speaker for The Escondido Republican Club’s (TERC) Monday, December 17th, lunchtime meeting. Senator Wyland will be discussing issues that effect us from an ‘insiders’ view’ of what’s happening in Sacramento. The meeting will be held at the Cocina del Charro restaurant located at 890 West Valley Parkway, Escondido, CA. Check-in begins at 11:30 AM with the buffet luncheon meeting beginning promptly at noon and concluding at 1:00 PM.

‘Man About Town’ Cont. from Page 4 hoping that, this time, he DOES follow doctor’s orders. (As an aside, Dave had planned on going to Tanzania in February, to both deliver more food packets but also to set up a computer laboratory for a village there; it is now questionable whether he will have healed up enough to make such an arduous journey). •••••

Laura Strickler Another pretty face that is smiling mightily is Laura Strickler, one of our columnists (see page 6 ) who specializes in Reverse Mortgages. Why is she so happy? half hour if that were to happen. Relax. It ain't no 1/2 hour film. It's a good two hours plus, and plenty of action to keep you focused on the story line (unlike 'Lincoln,' which, literally, put me to sleep during the first 20 minutes). Daniel Craig is one of the better James Bond actors; time will tell whether he surpasses Sean Connery's magical hold on the character. The others who followed Connery were okay . . . but, so far, Daniel Craig is rapidly stamping his imprint on the role . . . and doing quite well at it.

Daniel Craig as Bond, James Bond, aka 007 . . . Action a-plenty. The first five minutes has you sitting on the edge of your seat wondering what's gonna happen next. Who's gonna shoot who, which high speed chase should we watch (for there are several) . . . will James Bond survive? Surely he won't get killed right at the beginning of the film? Surely the bad guys won't get away scot-free? Why, the movie would only last about a

James Bond has a top secret mission of recovering stolen computer hard drives that list a vast number of secret agent cover names and locations . . . if he fails, well, the whole planet is probably doomed. You and I don't need to wait for any Mayan Calendar disaster . . . it would happen right away if Bond doesn't recover those computer codes. Dame Judith Dench plays a believable "M" . . . the MI6 maven who gives Bond his

Because her daughter Samantha, her hubby Dan Davidson, and 20 month old grandson, Scotty, is coming home to Escondido for a visit. Dan Davidson pastors the Rose City Church in Pasadena; Samantha, a recent graduate from Divinity School, serves as Assistant Pastor. I dunno about you, but Laura Strickler sure doesn’t look like a grandma to me! (I betcha that grandson gets spoiled rotten while he’s here!) ••••• Congrats to Debbie Farwell, new proprietor of the Lake House Cafe in Lake San Marcos. Formerly known as Lee-Ann’s Cafe, Debbie and her hubby, David S. Farwell, purchased the business and have done a complete remodeling job. Check out the brand new eatery and its menu at 1030 La Bonita Drive, Lake San Marcos. ••••• Neat marketing idea and community support at the same time by Escondido Toyota. Check out the details in their ad on page 8. marching orders. Lucky for you and me, Bond manages to not only catch the bad guy who had the hard drives, but also found out who "Mr. Big" was. If you want plenty of action in our movies . . . "Skyfall" will meet your needs. It's a great treatment of a film, super cinematography, great locations, great stunts . . a worthwhile 141 minutes of viewing. This is the 23rd James Bond Flick . . . the most successful franchise in movie history. This one has set all kinds of box office records, here and in the UK as well. It cost between $150-200 million to make; it has generated over $876 million in box office sales . . . and its run ain't over yet. It gets a strong thumbs up from me. The ending would suggest to me . . . there may be . . . there just might be . . . at least one more sequel. Ya think? To Subscribe to The Paper Call 760.747.7119


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The Paper STATEMENT OF ABANDONMENT OF USE OF FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME #2012-030042 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME: La Dolce Idea, located at 10808 Scripps Ranch Blvd. #104, San Diego, CA. 92131. THE FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME REFERRED TO ABOVE WAS FILED IN SAN DIEGO COUNTY ON 09/08/09 and assigned File No. 2009-25779 IS ABANDONED BY THE FOLLOWING REGISTRANT(S): Cano, James 10808 Scripps Ranch Blvd., #104 San Diego, CA. 92131 I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct. (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime). /s/James Cano This statement was filed with David Butler, County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 11/15/2012. 11/22, 11/29, 12/06 and 12/13/2012. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2012-028912 The name of the business: Eric’s Sandwich Shop, The Sandwich Shop, located at 340 N. Andreasen, Escondido, Ca. 92029, is hereby registered by the following: Eric Edwards 9743 Juniper Lane Escondido, Ca. 92029 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a. /s/Eric Edwards This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 11/01/2012. 11/22, 11/29, 12/06 and 12/13/2012. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2012-030030 The name of the business: De Maria Consulting, located at 1605 Caudor St., Encinitas, CA. 92024, is hereby registered by the following: John De Maria 1605 Caudor St. Encinitas, CA. 92024 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 11/15/2012. /s/John De Maria This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 11/15/2012. 11/22, 11/29, 12/06 and 12/13/2012. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2012-030179 The name of the business: Papaya Bay, located at 3815 Mission Ave., Oceanside, Ca. 92058, is hereby registered by the following: Nattapon Thitathan 3936 Estancia Dr. Oceanside, CA. 92058 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a. /s/Nattapon Thitathan This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 11/15/2012. 11/22, 11/29, 12/06 and 12/13/2012. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2012-030017 The name of the business: Dynotech Motorsports, Inc., located at 1352 N. Melrose Dr., Ste A, Vista, Ca. 92083 is hereby registered by the following: Dynotech Motorsports, INc. 1352 N. Melrose Dr. Ste A Vista, Ca. 92083 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business was 11/01/2012. /s/Lauren Glazier, Secretary This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 11/15/2012. 11/22, 11/29, 12/06 and 12/13/2012. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2012-030123 The name of the business: Williams’ Travel Shows & Photography, located at 1244 Rocky Pt. Way, Escondido, Ca. 92026, is hereby registered by the following: William L. Williams 1244 Rocky Pt. Way Escondido, Ca. 92026 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 11/15/2012. /s/William L. Williams This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 11/15/2012. 11/29, 12/06, 12/13 and 12/20/2012. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2012-028494 The name of the business: Dragon’s Day Care, located at 1145 Law St., San Marcos, CA. 92078, is hereby registered by the following: Alejandra Gaytan 663 S. Rancho Santa Fe Rd #129 San Marcos, Ca. 92078 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 1/31/07. /s/Alejandra Gaytan This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 10/29/2012. 11/22, 11/29, 12/06 and 12/13/2012. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2012-029779 The name of the business: Aloha Steam Clean and Detail, located at 221 Smilax Rd., Vista, Ca. 92083, is hereby registered by the following: Phillip Martin Mosk 221 Smilax Rd. Vista, Ca. 92083 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a. /s/Phillip Martin Mosk, This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 11/13/2012. 11/22, 11/29, 12/06 and 12/13/2012.

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ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME 37-2012-00058700-CU-PT-NC TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: Petitioner Tung Ngoc Vuong filed a petition with this court for a decree changing names as follows: Present name: Tung Ngoc Vuong Proposed name: Andy Ngoc Vuong. THE COURT ORDERS that all persons interested in this matter shall appear before this court at the hearing indicated below to show cause, if any, why the petition for change of name should not be granted. Any person objecting to the name changes described above must file a written objections that includes the reasons for the objection at least two court days before the matter is scheduled to be heard and must appear at the hearing to show cause why the petition should not be granted. If no written objection is timely filed, the court may grant the petition without a hearing. NOTICE OF HEARING: Date: January 22nd, 2013, 8:30a.m., Department 3. The address of the court is: 325 S. Melrose, Vista, CA. 92081. A copy of the Order to Show Cause shall be published at least once each week for four successive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in the following newspaper of general circulation, printed in this county: San Marcos News Reporter, dba, The Paper, 845 W. San Marcos Blvd, San Marcos, Ca. 92078. Dated 11/26/2012. /s/Aaron H. Katz, Judge of the Superior Court 11/29, 12/06, 12/13 & 12/20/2012 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2012-028834 The name of the business: RB Design, located at 621 S. Andreasen Dr., Suite F, Escondido, Ca. 92029, is hereby registered by the following: Generation Circuits, LLC 621-F S. Andreasen Dr. Escondido, Ca. 92029 This business is conducted by a Limited Liability Company. First day of business was 10/31/2012. /s/Thomas F. Beales, President This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 10/31/2012. 11/29, 12/06, 12/13 and 12/20/2012. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2012-030737 The name of the business: St. George Writing Academy, located at 512 W. Juniper St., San Diego, Ca. 92010, is hereby registered by the following: Michelle Marie St. George 512 W. Juniper St. San Diego, Ca. 92010 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 9/01/2012. /s/Michelle St. George This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 11/26/2012. 11/29, 12/06, 12/13 and 12/20/2012.

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2012-031177 The name of the business: Gerald Bailey Family Partnership, located at 449 Futurity Lane, Fallbrook, Ca. 92028, is hereby registered by the following: Gerald W. Bailey 449 Futurity Lane Fallbrook, CA. 92028 Mark E. Bailey 1470 Via Monserate Fallbrook, CA. 92028 Michelle K. Bailey 1460 Via Monserate Fallbrook, CA. 92028 This business is conducted by a General Partnership. First day of business was 9/25/2012. /s/Gerald W. Bailey This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 11/29/2012. 12/06, 12/13, 12/20 and 12/27/2012. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2012-031348 The name of the business: Shark Diver, located at 1019 Susana Ct., San Marcos, Ca. 92078, is hereby registered by the following: Martin Graf 1019 Susana Ct. San Marcos, CA. 92078 This business is conducted by an indivdiual. First day of business was 12/01/2012. /s/Martin Graf This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 12/03/2012. 12/06, 12/13, 12/20 and 12/27/2012. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2012-029842 The name of the business: USA Consulting Inc., dba Bella Designs & Remodeling, located at 175 Maple Ave., #4, Carlsbad, CA. 92008, is hereby registered by the following: USA Consulting, Inc. 175 Maple Ave. #4 Carlsbad, CA. 92008 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business was 12/01/2008. /s/Lorie Buscemi, Vice President This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 11/14/2012. 12/13, 12/20, 12/27, and 01/03/2013.

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2012-029809 The name of the business: Vista Royalodge Mobile Estates, located at 1010 E. Bobier Dr., Vista, Ca. 92084, is hereby registered by the following: Jeng N. and Harriet T. Lin 3591 Sunflower Circle Seal Beach, CA. 90740 This business is conducted by a Limited Partnership. First day of business was 9/01/2012. /s/Jeng N. Lin, General Partner This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 11/13/2012. 12/06, 12/13, 12/20 and 12/27/2012.

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2012-031466 The name of the business: Primo’s Towing, located at 446 Olive Ave., Ste D, Vista, CA. 92084, is hereby registered by the following: Miguel Angel Hernandez 1466 Bonair Rd. Vista, Ca. 92084 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 5/08/2006. /s/Miguel Angel Hernandez This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 12/04/2012. 12/06, 12/13, 12/20 and 12/27/2012. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2012-031523 The name of the business: Wilson & Dang, Attorneys at Law, North County San Diego Immigration Law Offices, located at 1650 Linda Vista Drive #109, San Marcos, CA. 92078, is hereby registered by the following: Tung Dang 552 Echo Lane San Marcos, Ca. 92078 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 12/01/2012. /s/Tung Dang This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 12/04/2012. 12/13, 12/20, 12/27 and 01/03/2013. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2012-030475 The name of the business: Pink Tie, located at 504 Calle Capistrano, San Marcos, CA. 92069, is hereby registered by the following: Deborah Wankier 504 Calle Capistrano San Marcos, Ca. 92069 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 10/01/2012. /s/Deborah Wankier This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 11/20/2012. 12/13, 12/20, 12/27 and 01/03/2013. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2012-031292 The name of the business: The Regal Seagull, located at 996 N. Coast Hiway 101, Encinitas, CA. 92024, is hereby registered by the following: MT Tavern Group, Inc. 996 N. Coast Hiway 101 Encinitas, CA. 92024 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business was n/a. /s/Timothy Girsch, Vice President This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 11/30/2012. 12/13, 12/20, 12/27 and 01/03/2013. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2012-031631 The name of the business: Lake House Cafe, located at 1030 La Bonita Drive, San Marcos, Ca. 92078, is hereby registered by the following: Debbie Kay Wise-Farwell and David Stanley Farwell 1528 Hermosita Drive San Marcos, CA. 92078 This business is conducted by a General Partnership. First day of business was 12/2/2012. /s/Debbie Kay Wise-Farwell, Partner This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 12/05/2012. 12/13, 12/20, 12/27 and 01/03/2013.

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2012-031952 The name of the business: Living Waterfall, Zap Enterprizes, located at 30074 Le Vande Pl., Temecula, CA. 92592, is hereby registered by the following: Zap Enterprizes 30074 Le Vande Pl. Temecula, CA. 92592 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business was 10/01/2012. /s/Michael J. Zappia, Jr., President This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 12/10/2012. 12/13, 12/20, 12/27 and 01/03/2013.

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2012-031997 The name of the business: Soaring Life and Executive Coaching, located at 1254 Veronica Ct., Carlsbad, CA. 92011, is hereby registered by the following: Matti E. Dobbs 1254 Veronica Ct. Carlsbad, CA. 92011 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 1/01/2001. /s/Matti E. Dobbs This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 12/10/2012. 12/13, 12/20, 12/27 and 01/03/2013. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2012-032064 The name of the business: Zed Strategic Consulting, located at 7471 Circulo Sequoia, Carlsbad, CA., 92009, is hereby registered by the following: Sara Zaknoen 7471 Circulo Sequoia Carlsbad, CA. 92009 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 3/1/2012. /s/Sara Zaknoen This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 12/11/2012. 12/13, 12/20, 12/27 and 01/03/2013.

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FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2012-030847 The name of the business: El Rancho Motel, located at 370 Orange Ave., Coronado, CA. 92118, is hereby registered by the following: FRICA, LLC 11 St. Christophers Lane Coronado, CA. 92118 This business is conducted by a Limited Liability Company. First day of business was April 1, 1999. /s/Irene Pedroza, Manager This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 11/26/2012. 12/13, 12/20, 12/27 and 01/03/2013.

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