Re: [gardeners] firecrackers

thebeast (
Sun, 2 Jan 2000 16:00:03 -0600

To Allen, Have you tried to call the Imagration office? Surely there is
something that could be done about the illegals. Here where we live the
imagration makes a regular visit to  a large factory and they usually haul
out several.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Allen and Judy Merten" <>
To: <>
Sent: Sunday, January 02, 2000 1:46 PM
Subject: Re: [gardeners] firecrackers

> Penny,
>     It happens every time that fireworks are sold. Two of the worst
> offenders are also continuous nuisances when it comes to loud music. Our
> house is over 800 yards from the offenders. The music actually rattles
> the windows in our house. It is particularly disturbing to my next door
> neighbor who is in her 80's. She is a few hundred feet closer to the
> source. I have some trees as a buffer. The noise comes to Mary straight
> across a pasture with nothing to buffer the noise.
>     We have called the sheriffs dept. on numerous occasions. The
> offenders are illegal immigrants, they do not have a septic tank, house
> hold wastes run out on the ground. The health dept. will not enforce the
> regulations against them. The sheriffs dept. has never made an arrest.
> They have several vicious dogs that have attacked kids on bikes, and
> other dogs. They do not have as many dogs as they used to have. I have
> shot several that have attacked my dogs on my property. One little girl
> was bitten severely on the leg. The county had no dog laws at the time.
> The girl's father later shot two of the dogs. The wetback wanted the
> sheriffs dept. to arrest the father. I got in the middle of that one,
> some other neighbors joined in and no arrests were made. The wetback
> threatened the girl's father, another neighbor and me in front of the
> deputy. When we asked the deputy to arrest this guy for threatening to
> shoot us he refused. If this kind of deal keeps up, someone will get
> shot one of these days.
>     Once again money talks. The wetback is foreman on one of the big
> ranches in Bastrop County. The rancher also owns a lot of commercial
> property in the county.
>     This wetback understands the danger to other peoples property, he
> just doesn't give a damn. One of his son's is so bad that the school bus
> driver refused to pick him up anymore. She was told to pick him up or be
> fired. She quit driving the bus. One of the things she objected to was
> the boy grabbing her breasts while she was driving. My son would be in
> juvy.
>     Something bad is going to come of this one of these days.
> Allen
> penny x stamm wrote:
> > .
> > Allen & George, I would also be having an unbelievable fit if my
> > neighbors were endangering my property... It is impossible to
> > believe that they do not understand the dangers involved.
> >
> > Does this also happen on the 4th of July...?
> >
> > I can only hope that you will both find a solution before the next
> > celebration.
> >
> > Penny, NY
> > .
> > .
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