Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on September 11, 1974 · Page 10
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Page ten Small-car lineup is expanding DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — After a year of delays, Ford Motor Co. plans to expand its small-car lineup by giving Lincoln-Mercury dealers their own version of the subcompact Ford Pinto early in 1975. But many Detroit area Lincoln-Mercury dealers say they'll be getting the new car, called the Bobcat, too late to cash in on the small car sales boom, which the dealers say peaked in the winter. "During the energy crisis, everyone wanted the Bobcat," said one dealer in the affluent Detroit suburb of Grosse Pointe, "but now we can't give our small cars away." According to Ward's Automotive Reports, an industry publication, Ford Motor Co. will assemble 3,000 Bobcats a month at its Meluchen, N.J., and San Jose, Calif., plants. The car currently is produced and sold only in Canada. Meanwhile, Ford is cutting back production of the Pinto at San Jose this fall from 54 to 40 units per hour. The company blamed the cutback on declining sales. At the height of the fuel shortage scare in January, small cars captured a record 54 per cent of the U.S. market, with the Pinto accounting for one out of every 10 small car sales. At the time, Ford dealers had only a 40-<lay supply of Pintos. But big car sales rebounded in the spring and summer at the expense of the small cars, which in August accounted for 49 per cent of domestic sales with the Pinto taking one of every 12 small car sales. The supply of Pintos by mid-August was for 96 days. Detroit area dealers said the auto maker had planned to introduce the Bobcat at its Lincoln-Mercury outlets early this year, but suddenly scrapped the plans without saying why. Stan Wilkn president of Star Lincoln-Mercury in suburban Southfield, said Ford delayed introduction of the Bobcat amid pressure from Ford Division dealers who feared the cars would cut into their Pinto sales. "We cried for the Mustang II (sold by Ford dealers) but we didn't get it," Wilk said. "We also pressured for the Bobcat, but we wanted it sooner." The smallest domestic-made car now sold by Lincoln-Mercury dealers is the compact Comet, companion of the Ford Maverick. Rock brawl victims file complaints HONOLULU (AP) — The alleged victims of beatings by security guards during a rock music concert last month will have to return and file formal complaints before police can act, an official says. Managers of two rock music groups—War and Black Oak Arkansas—told newsmen in Los Angeles Tuesday that several musicians were beaten and threatened with sawed-off shotguns during the "Hawaii Jam" rock concert nelcThere Aug. 31. Asst. Police Chief Harold Falk said a sheriff in Arkansas told him by telephone Tuesday that the Black Oak Arkansas had filed complaints against the concert promoters and thek security force. Falk said police could make no criminal charges in the case until the victims returned to Honolulu to swear out formal complaints. Steve Gold, personnel manager for War, told Los Angeles reporters he was considering a negligence suit against the Honolulu police. He said officers at the scene failed to intercede when the musicians were being beaten and kicked by hired security guards. Falk said the department was investigating the role special duty police officers played during the disturbance. "But there is now nothing to mdicate any misconduct by the policemen there," Falk said. He said earlier the investigation of the disturbance at the Hawaii Raceway Park had not turned up any links to Hawaii's crime syndicate. HOPK (ARK.) STAR 100 reported killed following collapse of Mozambique rebellion LISBON, Portugal (AP) - the past 24 hours in Lourenco More than 100 persons have Marques following the collapse been killed in street battles in of a white settlers' rebellion, the official radio station in the Portuguese territory reported today. A Portuguese government communique issued in Lisbon reported "racial violence" and said the army was flying reinforcements to the capital from northern Mozambique. White settlers in the capital of the southeast African territory seized the radio sation, the Wednesday, September it, 1974 airport and other key points Saturday. The action came following the signing of an agreement to give control of the territorial government to Frelimo, the African guerrilla movement. TOP VALUE WE GLADLY ACCEPT FOOD STAMPSJ ^ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION 1 FEATURING LOW, LOW DISCOUNT PRICES Prices effective through Saturday, September 14, in your Hope Kroger Store. Quantity rights reserved. Copyright 1974, The Kroger Company. With Your Kind Of Savings For Our Kind Of Folks 5f»rk ,s, Fresh* ~V^ U.S. Gov't. Graded Choice Beef T-BONE STEAK. $ fu.S.GOV'T.CMDtir, CHOICE Lb.l Fresh Frozen _ TURKEY , ^HINDQUARTERi All Sizes, Fres GROUND BEEF flour Lb. Fresh Turkey WINGS OR DRUMSTICKS Lb? < K- Fresh Frozen TURBOT FILLETS U.S. Gov't. Graded! Choice Beef SIRLOIN STEAKl Lb. SAVE 30c Country Oven — ANGELFOOD = CAKE ™ 16 Oz. Pkg, With this coupon. "5ood through Sun day, September 15. Umlt Pleat* Lb. Fresh Fryer ;Leg Quarters >• Fresh Fryer •_ g* Breast Quarters u. D"C Rainbow CHUCKWAGON PATTIES lb. *aaar Fresh Frozen CATFISH STEAKS Pkg. _ Frontier SMOKED SAUSAGE! Kroger BEEF WIENERS Fresh Picnic Style PORK ROAST Jimmy Dean Pure PORK SAUSAGE Fully Cooked I FULL SHANK HALF] HAM r; Etc* Illll «!ll< Hrtl ll thlckn: 3 Lb. , tin wilfc lillk ltl|t tut I llttot >.D.A. Grade "A" Mixed Parts Of FRYING "CHICKEN • ^ T T » » W ^ T 4 To 6 Lb. Avg. BAKING HENS Lb. Morrell Pride SLICED BACON Fresh Pork SPARE RIBS Rainbow BEEF PATTIES 89c S £ Green Glint « Niblets Corn C Armour Potted Meat Home Pride Concentrited Fibric f\f\ Softener "ft 99C Krofer Initint _ ^ Breakfast i£ 59C Lb. All Varieties (FREEZER QUEEN) ENTREES $1 FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE AND PERSONAL SATISFACTION N« do ill in our power to h«»« ill our id- •ertised spiciils on our shelves whin you shop for them. Sometimes, dui to conditions btyond our control wi run out of in advertised special. II this should hippin to you isk it thi ston oflici for i Riin Chick which intitlis you to thi sim< id- vertised speciil it thi simi spiciil price iitytim* within twoweeks. , r Assorted Flavors KROGER SHERBET Kitchen Sliced GREEN GIANT GREEN BEANS Cans Sweet Sue CHICKEN & DUMPLINGS Carnation COFFEE MATE Armour Star VIENNA SAUSAGE Greit Northern Lb. Avondale PORK & BEANS Cans Lb. VALUABLE COUPON 100 Kroger Instant DRY MILK EXTRA TOP _ VALUE STAMPS = With this coupon and {7.50 or larger additional pur- ^^ chase, deluding beer and tobacco. Good through Sun- aaaaaaa .day, September 15. VALUABLE COUPON SAVE 54c Dnin Cleiner Liquid Ung Grain t Wild Rice _^ Dn.n Cleiner Liquid tlfiR Riceland Rice 1 * 0 !: 76C Plummer !fS »1 65 Sveit Sue Him _.- Liquid __. Dumplings u & 77c Woolite '.ft 75c SimihiM Hi-Ho __ Without Beins _ X 5/C Hormel Chili Z£ 69c lGreen T Giant| SWEET PEAS ,$' BMH Pai Deity* Gum 2"sssc Pillsbwry BUTTERMILK BISCUITS f can, Kreier IwUer-Me-Hot Oringe Paiish Or Cinnamon ,.. O 10 Oi O Cam Rolls Knier 1/2 Moo« Ctlby LMikorn » A Cheese 55: 79C 35c bin Pliladelpbia Crei Cheese nigs. «j|}C SPECIALS* Mexican, Ch«««e Or Beef Enchilada Or Combination PATIO 12 o* DINNERS...Pk* **,}>» Che.,, MOI gg Pizza Mimi Kittles Ravioli Sara Lee Banana Cake », UOi. .....Pkg. 89c BAKERY BARGAIN Kroger Giant A SANDWICH £ g BREAD. ,.,,..tLoaves Country 0«en Large Golden Pound 4* *» *t 2% 69c Cake Bush Beans 4",°.', Bush -i ft Mexican Beans 3'-79C Kroger Zips 2"£ 99c Big Value Big A «**•> Cookies 2'^89C Kraft 1000 Island __ Dressing "£: 69C \HEAL TH ANV BEAM AID$1 36 Ct. Foil ^-. .__ ALKA siaiOTC SELTZER ,si« W i Assorted Colors Hippiness Hair Color 52 Kroger SALAD DRESSING Umit Pleis< With this coupon ind $5 or larger additional purchase, ei- eluding beer ind tpbicco. Good through Sundiy, September 15. Subject to applicable state ind local sales In. VALUABLE COUPON Kroger Pllin Or Sesame Brown t Serve Krusty Rolls Kroger Country Style *) 1? Oi. Ftgs. Rons H 4.5 Oi. King Brylcream 30 Ct. Tablets Di Ge! $1.59 Size 99c 11.00 7Qp ...Si» i «7V SAVE 90c Household TIDE DETERGENT L1 T" """ Sox With this coupon ind $$ or larger additional purchase, excluding beer ind tobacco. Good through Sunday, September 1$. Subject to applicable state and local sales tax. VALUABLE COUPON DIRECT FROM ENGLAND SUNFLOWER FINE ENGLISH DINNERWARE BREAD & BUTTER DISH *.™ ^ ••" ~- ^ SPECIAL ONLY El- PURCHASE FRESH FRUITS AND VEGETABLES TW SAVETOe TIT iiO California Red Tokiy Or White Seedless GRAPES Ho- SALAD P '8 Tes i couron . 6o«« tlir«ii|k Sundi), September j||| V*LUA«U COUPOBlj Lb. 3;,', 99c large Fancy Golden Or Red Delicious Apples California Jumbo Valencia • Oranges D* iortnvist Purple Prune 4) Plums Ptpper* Or 6 0*. RIP „ RADISHES *'«»«, Juicy U.S. Mo. I SWEET POTATOES Jumbo HONEYDEW MELONS

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