Seven new stakes have been created, in Argentina, Brazil, Chile and England.
The Chillan Chile Nuble Stake, which includes the Agronomia, Antartica Chilena, Chillan Centro, Cordillera and San Carlos wards, and the Coihueco branch has been created by Elder F. Melvin Hammond of the Seventy.The Diadema Brazil Stake, which includes the Diadema 1st and 2nd, Diadema Centro, Inamar, Parque Doroteia and Vila Nogueira wards, and the Diadema Taboao, Eldorado and Jardim Apura branches has been created by Adelson de Paula Parrella, area authority.
Elder Dallas N. Archibald of the Seventy has created two stakes in Brazil: the Juiz de Fora Brazil Stake and the Lages Brazil Stake. The Juiz de Fora stake includes the Juiz de Foar, Leopoldina, Manchester, Nova Era, Passos and Tres Rios Jardim wards, and the Cataguases, Paraiba do Sul and Vila Isabel branches. The Lages stake includes the Central, Santa Helena, Curitibanos, Lages, Pinho and Popular wards, and the Coral and Do Parque branches.
The Londrina Brazil Tiradentes Stake, which includes the Cambe, Leonor, Londrina 2nd and 3rd, Rivieira, Semiramis, Tiradentes and Vivi Xavier wards, and the Interlagos branch has been created by Elder Claudio R. M. Costa of the Seventy.
The Resistencia Argentina South Stake, which includes the Alberdi, Fontana, Guiraldes, Resistencia 4th and Soberania wards, and the Libertad branch has been created by Elder Carlos H. Amado of the Seventy.
The York England Stake, which includes the Harrogate, Pontefract, and York 1st and 2nd wards, and the Bridlington, Ripon, Scarborough and Selby branches has been created by Elder Cecil O. Samuelson of the Seventy.
Elsewhere, stakes have been reorganized in Brazil, Chile, England and Mexico.
CHILLAN CHILE NUBLE STAKE: (Nov. 24, 1996) Created from the Chillan Chile Stake. President - Carlos Clenardo Ortiz R., 38, construction supervisor for the Church; wife, Solange Valenzuela D. de Ortiz. Counselors - Luis Vladimir Monsalve A., 31, construction supervisor for Ulises Meesen Engineers; wife, Alejandra Villablanca Z. de Monsalve. Mario Jaime Saez S., 36, salesman; wife, Gladys Del Carmen Troncoso S. de Monsalve.
DIADEMA BRAZIL STAKE: (Oct. 20, 1996) Created from the Sao Paulo Brazil Piratininga Stake. President - Adalberto Jorge da Cunha, 34, self-employed consultant; wife, Ilse Isabel da Silva de Cunha. Counselors - Sebastiao Mauricio Bonifacio, 57, military police reserve; wife, Maria Aparecida Mazzoco de Bonifacio. Francisco Adriano de Souza, 37, auto factory worker; wife, Valdenice Soares da Silva de Souza.
JUIZ DE FORA BRAZIL STAKE: (Nov. 24, 1996) Created from the Petropolis Brazil Stake and the Juiz de Fora District. President - Eraldo Luis dos Santos, 37, teacher; wife, Monica Rodrigues Portes de Santos. Counselors - Paulo Roberto de Oliveira, 46, division manager for Telemig; wife, Enirades Macario Lima de Oliveira. Anderson Luiz Eiterer de Souza, 28, associate of business information for judge; wife, Ilmp Sena Lopes de Souza.
LAGES BRAZIL STAKE: (Oct. 27, 1996) Created from the Lages District. President - Sebastiao Carlos de Lima Dias, 33, director of bookkeeping and financing for Serratur SA; wife, Ingrid Muzeka de Dias. Counselors - Clovis Marin, 37, director and owner of Elizabet Matos Marin Cia Ltda.; wife, Elizabet Matos de Marin. Jose Auri do Amaral Correa, 38, machinery operator; wife, Daura Farias Barros de Correa.
LONDRINA BRAZIL TIRADENTES STAKE: (Oct. 20, 1996) Created from the Londrina Brazil Stake. President - Amancio Marques dos Santos, 55, owner of Marques & Tsukuda; wife, Matilde Pitta Mourinho de Santos. Counselors - Flavio Alberto Cordeiro, 42, owner of Auto-Era Com. de Parts & Service; wife, Ana Luzia Barbosa de Cordeiro. Julio Ailton Muniz, 28, salesman for Lino Jose Nardim; wife, Rosana Da Luz de Muniz.
RESISTENCIA ARGENTINA SOUTH STAKE: (Nov. 17, 1996) Created from the Resistencia Argentina Stake. President - Oscar Daniel Fernandez A., 47, self-employed merchant; wife, Maria Concepcion Pozzaglio S. de Fernandez. Counselors - Raul Hector Varela A., 44; wife, Nora Magdalena Isendorf L. de Varela. Guido Orlando Cristian Lucas A., 31, sales supervisor for Nestle S.A.; wife, Marcela Analia Guana B. de Lucas.
YORK ENGLAND STAKE: (Nov. 24, 1996) Created from the Huddersfield England, Hull England and Leeds England stakes. President - D. Clark Thiriot, 45, analyst supervisor for Lockheed Martin; wife, Cheryl Lynn Jolley Thiriot. Counselors - Colin A. Smith, 51, senior partner of Pullman Instruments; wife, Bery I. Everett Smith. Derek Waddington, 42, legal and general investment development manager; wife, Elaine Lynne Dunwell Waddington.
ARARAQUARA BRAZIL STAKE: (Oct. 27, 1996) President - Henrique Gomes Jr., 41, owner and manager of Morada do Sol Construction; succeeding Jose Roberto Donato; wife, Maria Aparecida Pereira da Silva de Gomes. Counselors - Newton Gilberto Pereira Lopes, 37, supervisor for Lupo S.A.; wife, Eliana do Carmo Sant`anna de Lopes. Nelson Roberto Gennari, 35, business owner; wife, Susie Roselli Hayashi de Gennari.
CHILLAN CHILE STAKE: (Nov. 24, 1996) President - Oscar Alberto Rozas Flores, retained. Counselors - Cesar Edison Navarrete G., 35, secretary for Children Court House; wife, Monica Del Carmen Daza V. de Navarrete. Jose Luis Rivas F., 35, salesman; wife, Gladys Del Carmen Isla V. de Rivas.
HUDDERSFIELD ENGLAND STAKE: (Nov. 24, 1996) President - John P. Scott, 42, police sergeant for West Yorkshire Police; succeeding George Michael Jokl; wife, Silva Jan Crisp Scott. Counselors - Ian J. Day, 39, self-employed insurance adviser; wife, Lynne Margaret Sutton Day. Martin D. Boome, 38, self-employed carpenter; wife, Alison Janet Perkis Boome.
LEEDS ENGLAND STAKE: (Nov. 24, 1996) President - Bennett J. S. Steele, 57, technical sales manager for Iskraemeco Ltd.; succeeding Ian R. Hancock; wife, Kathleen Oldman Steele. Counselors - J. Steven Richardson, 48, self-employed managing director; wife, Janet Elizabeth Birch Richardson. Louis S. Pritchard, 36, extruder operator for Plastiflex UK Ltd.; wife, Debbie Margaret Lee Pritchard.
LINARES CHILE STAKE: (Nov. 17, 1996) President - Francisco E. Chacon R., 41, ; succeeding Alberto A. Alveal Villena; wife, Monica Vega A. de Chacon. Counselors - German Antonio Sotomayor F., 30, medical technician for Ilustre Minicipalidad Parral; wife, Maria Ximena Campos R. de Sotomayor. Oscar Fernando Vasquez V., 43, owner of transportation company; wife, Kizza Italia Marin B. de Vasquez.
MEXICO CITY MEXICO CHAPULTEPEC STAKE: (Nov. 17, 1996) President - Rolando Reyes G., 32, general director for Reyes Greco S.D. and university professor; succeeding Enrique Ruiz Salas; wife, Yvonne Gonzalez T. de Reyes. Counselors - Margarito Sanchez G., 39, finance supervisor for Church Area office; wife, Eneida Albert C. de Sanchez. John M. Hicks, 49, finance director for Estee Lauder Cosmetics; wife, Gloria Jean Young Hicks.
PONTA GROSSA BRAZIL PARANA STAKE: (Nov. 3, 1996) President - Jose Luiz Sauner, 32, military fireman; succeeding Lenilton Cardoso; wife, Luciane Raquel Mendes de Sauner. Counselors - Gilberto Pereira Lucas de Farias, 41, microfilm operator for Deseret Association; wife, Elizabeth Regina Streisky de Farias. Edison Luiz Schuck da Rocha, 32, salesman for Linck S.A.; wife, Silmara Nunes Schuck da Silva de Rocha.