The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida on November 3, 1968 · Page 109
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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 109

West Palm Beach, Florida
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Sunday, November 3, 1968
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HlPalm Beach Post-Times, Sunday, Nov. 3, 1968 MORE SPECIALS LOWER SHELF PRICES, IU t At f Z. WE SAVE YOU MONEY. QUANTITY RIGHTS RESERVED PRICES GOOD THRU WED. , NOV. 6 OLD STYLE - This Minnan style, going back about 2.000 years or more, was seen at a 9 OZ. HEINZ VEGETARIAN IN TOMATO SAUCE BEANS 2.23 15 OZ. FRANCO AMERICAN SPAGHETTIS .18 26 OZ FRANCO AMERICAN SPAGHETTIS ...28 ( 12 CT. DIXIE DARLING CLUSTER BSS ROLLS .jMj-- 2.35 :32 OZ. GLASS THRIFTY MAJDORANGE, ' GRAPE OR PINEAPPLE GRAPEFRUIT DRINKS 551.00 GALLON recent international conference of hair stylists held in Athens, Greece. Lobbies Battled In 1968 By Congressional Quarterly WASHINGTON Seldom In recent years have the Inter rp. ALL FLAVORS REGULAR W 'teste on III I 1 I M III I II II II 1 II ests of lobby groups clashed so 1 .uuu ..i y ' o) p uSuU sjf i!M,T THREE WITH J3 0RDER 0R M0RE E XCLUDING c,garettes qM L h -. rSfife ""gfftinnr. Hoi J L LIMIT ONE WITH $3. ORDER OR MORE EXCLUDING CIGARETTES LIMIT TWO WITH $3. ORDER OR MORE EXCLUDING CIGARETTES u. S tiPMASTon ALL GRINDS Sol rp lb. S CAN 4-2PK. ROLLS AURORA "trrt, nuLLO urunn " JLJ mill rr. LKHUnll liUUU Ulf tHIrS OK BATHROOM TISSUE $1.00 POTATO CHIPS .39 LIMIT ONE WITH $3. ORDER OR MORE EXCLUDING CIGARETTES 92 0Z. KING SIZE DETERGENT 6 PK. 16 OZ. NO DEPOSIT BOTTLES OLD GERMAN CHEER .89 BEER .99 4oz. PrM STRAINED GERBER'S OR BEECHNUT ABY FOOD 'Z-u&i -UT n n .K. LA II Cl BLUt A 1 II I I NATURALLY TENDER b. M J Special n tu Irl QUICK FROZEN 3 k ALL MEAT STEW OR FILLET LB. PKG. GROUND CHUCK U U I LB. PKG. 1 'ja- .sharply as they did In the 1968 session of Congress. In most of the recent sess-cns, only a handful of all-out lobby battles developed during the year Medicare, right-to-work repeal and rent supplements in 1965, minimum wage extension, unemployment compensation and civil rights in 1966, and import quotas and consumer bills in 1967. But in 1968, powerful lobby groups grappled with each other on a host of major issues. The biggest lobby battles of the session were over the tax surcharge bill, open housing, the antiballistic missile (ABM), system, gun control, truth-in-lending, occupational safety, airport development, water pollution control, and a renewal of the Import quota issue. In view of the tough infighting, few of the groups Involved could point to anything approaching a perfect record. In the traditional tlon between business and labor, business came out slight--ly better. An almost united front of business interests pushed successfully for the tax bill, together with a $6-billlon cut in government spending. Labor preferred tax reform to the tax increase and adamantly opposed the $6-billion reduction in spending. On another major labor-business issue, the Chamber of Commerce of the United States and other business groups overpowered the AFL-CIO's effort to win enactment of new federal on-the-job safety standards. But on measures of more general interest, strong labor support helped beat back business pressures. This was the case on open housing, truth-in-lending and several other, less important, Issues. Both business and labor took a significant defeat when an array of import quota bills they supported went nowhere In the 1968 session. Free trade groups and segments of agriculture and industry worked hard against the quotas, but the threat of a Presidential veto apparently tipped the balance. Closest to a clear-cut winner in 1968 was defense industry, which gained a solid Congressional mandate for its long-sought antiballistic missile system. Few lobby groups other than traditional peace organizations opposed the costly system, and after one early-session scare in the Senate, it emerged from Congress with votes to spare. '.; Although Congress cut other areas of the defense budget by more than $5 billion, key Congressional leaders Indicated that the funds would be made up when the Government resolved Its current fiscal crisis. In other action, consumer groups won major victories with the enactment of truth-in-lendlng and poultry inspection bills but had to settle for heavily amended versions of gas pipeline and radiation safety measures. Conservation on groups fared well, with Congress completing acttion on a number of major proposals they had long sought: a Redwood National Park in California, a national system of wild and scenic rivers, a national system of trails, and other measures. Their success was tempered somewhat, however, by Congressional approval of what they considered a "shotgun" approach to highway development and failure to approve a water pollution bill. The outcome of gun-control bills was more or less a standoff between the opposing factions. While the two gun-control measures passed during the session, were by far the toughest on record, they omitted the heart of the proposals sought by proponents federal registration and licensing of firearms. The National Rifle Association's effort to kill or dilute, the bills was sought to be one of the most extensive pressure efforts ever to face Congress. 'It was offset only by a public furor for new gun curbs In the aftermath of the assassinations of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Sen. Robert F. Kennedy (D-N.Y. WESTERN CORN FED !4 PORK LOIN SLICED INTO II runirr ciDimiu CENTER CUT PORK CHOPS ia .59 TIP STEAK lb $1.09 WESTERN CORN FED FIRST CUT LEAN GROUND PORK CHOPS lb .49 BEEF 3 am $1.39 I I I t i 11 DUBUQUE'S GERMAN STYLE BY THE PIECE OIRR'S GOLD SEAL SLICED LIVER SAUSAGE lb .39 BOLOGNA LYKES SUGAR CREEK SKINLESS COPELAND'S HOT OR MILD ROLL WIENERS ib .49 SAUSAGE M I nil J irnucDuiicNT lycDirr.Trn i INSPECTED LB. Vw7 I WHIPPED BLUE BONNET QUICK FROZEN W-D BRAND BEEF V MARGARINE lb .29 STEAKETTES2V2 lb pkg. $1.79 5 LB. BOX... $1.79 TASTE 0'SEA FISH GIMPS FROZEN FOODS , 10 OZ. FROZEN TASTE 0'SEA FISH STEAK .39 14 0Z. FROZEN MORTON All FLAVORS CREAM PIES .29 12 OZ. WELCH'S FROZEN WASHINGTON STATE RED DELICIOUS HARVEST FRESH HARVEST FRESH GREEN LEAFY CABBAGE lb. .07 HARVEST FRESH U.S. NO. 1 WHITE . POTATOES 5 lb. bag .39 HARVEST FRESH WESTERN LARGE HEADS LETTUCE 23 (? " nm C GRAPE JUICE 39 mm 16 0Z, FROZEN CRINKLE CUT . POTATOES 2lbbag .29 H 0Z. AST0R FROZEN FORDH00K OR BABY LIMA HARVEST FRESH ALL PURPOSE APPLES 5lbbag .69 O HARVEST FRESH GREAT FOR SALAD FLORIDA AVOCADOS 5$1.00 BEANS ...4.B8 JUS' SQUEEZED GRAPEFRUIT THRIFTY MAID HALF mm QUART GALLON Y3 LAKE PARK 14471 0th STREET RIVIERA BEACH 3200 BROADWAY LANTANA 1491 S. DIXIE HIGHWAY DELRAY EXACH 113 N.E. 2ND AVENUE LAKE WORTH 214 N. DIXIE HIGHWAY 101 CONGRESS AVE. BOCA RATON 291 WEST CAMINO REAL WEST PALM BEACH 1 900 CONGRESS AVE. 301 9 S. DIXIE HIGHWAY 4975 BROADWAY 608 S. DIXIE HIGHWAY 1301 BELVEDERE RD. 5400 S. DIXIE HIGHWAY 2500 NO. DIXIfc BOYNTON BEACH 320 N. FEDERAL HIGHWAY STORE NOT OPEN BELLE CLADE 225 WEST CANAL STREET

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