Some Oldsmobiles are equipped with engines produced by other GM divisions, subsidiaries or affiliated companies worldwide. Bartholomew's Church, has a new fight on his hands — with General Motors heir Stewart Mott. 6: Films Directed by Vincente Minnelli in Celebration of his Birthday. SINCLAIR ARMSTRONG, leader of the opposition to plans to build above St. Once the honeymoon is over and all those new customers are sucked in, these rates will no doubt fall to what the average money-market fund is really paying. m i i 5r f m m i I MARCH 7, 1983/NEW YORK 37 How Good Is Your Bank i m i I (Right now it's really paying about 7.6 percent.) Most of the Super-Nows are a bad deal. ^ We can provide you with a computer system and an out- standing selection of software from IBM, Apple, Epson, or Os- borne. Callas also could have done a wonderful Salome had she chosen to " 'Bern Scatc RI ■JMi^^'*^ . Edward Barth-Mc Guire I Manhattan IT SEEMS TO ME THAT ANTHONY BURGESS has stubbed his own musical toe. Burgess limits his discussion to women "because all the great operatic roles are female." What about Boris Godunov, Verdi's Otello, or the Don Giovanni of Mozart, the composer who "had little time for singers of any kind" and yet was able to come up with The Magjic Flute, Idomeneo, Cost Fan Tutti, and Abduc- tion? Burgess asserts that in "marry- ing into Italy" he married into opera, but I suspect that his marital rations of mu- sic have been short. The de- terioration of this housing is accelerat- ing rapidly. T.: Gastel Glnb VOWING THAT HIS CLIEN- tele will include only "the very best," Jean Castel is planning a New York ver- sion of his famous Paris nightspot. This will be hard com- petition for Regine," said Castel's public-relations woman, Yanou Collart. We also have a fully trained staff of computer professionals who will advise you on a one-to- one basis, offer demonstrations and provide you with practical hands-on experience. proper in Scotch with a Splash Scotch and Soda Scotch and Tonic Scotch and Bitters do so. Sixty years is the maximum useful life of a building absent substan- tial new investment for reconstruction or replacement. "One day, Castel refused to allow King Hussein, of Jor- dan, into the Paris club, be- cause he had four body- guards with him and they would have ruined the am- bience." Located in the Crown Building, at Fifth Avenue and 57th Street, the mem- bership-only club (initiation fee, about 0; annual dues, probably around 0) is set to open in November and will feature two restaurants and a disco. You only have to put in an extra 0 right now, on top of the ,000 max- imum, to reach the ,500 threshold. Almost all of the banks require that the customer keep a minimum balance to obtain the market rate. 2 p.m.: "Blonde Cobra" (1959/63) by Bob Fleischner and Ken Jacobs, with Jack Smith; p.m.: "Senseless" (1962) by Ron Rice; p.m.: "Skullduggery", "Panels for the Wall lo the World", "Science Friction." Dir.
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Mary Considine Manhattan SHOULD A WRITER WHO CAN DISMISS A room containing the Augustus of Prima Porta as "more Greek and Roman sculpture," after complaining about not being invited to pre-opening parties, be given space in your magazine? Peter's Banker, being published by Franklin Watts in June. According to the book, Di Falco, who was Bordoni's attorney, de- posited about .3 million of those funds in three Swiss banks, in accounts whose owners are still unidentified. had been em- bezzled," writes Di Fonzo, who believes that the al- leged swindle may have had a role in Franklin's collapse. 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At Prudential-Bache, we call it Total Financial Planning. Total Financial Planning requires a careful assessment of your entire financial situation, and the assembling of a financial profile that forms the basis of an approach to meet all your financial objectives. Sally Webster Manhattan I SHARE NEITHER THE BELIEFS OF THE ancient Egyptians nor those of Alex- ander's Greeks, yet somehow I managed Letters for this department should be ad- dressed to Letters to the Editor, New York Magazine, 755 Second Avenue, New York, N. Surely you could have found a reviewer with a more objective ap- proach, someone who would not have resented "the show's implicit assump- tion that the church's history is every- one's." The Vatican exhibit is anything but an attempt at proselytizing. As Sindona's Franklin National Bank neared col- lapse, in 1974, Carlo Bor- doni, the financier's cur- rency expert, siphoned money from the Sindona group to Switzerland, writes Luigi Di Fonzo in St. The key differences among the money-market accounts from bank to bank are the interest rates and monthly fees.