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Palm Beach Post, Thursday, Nov. 28,1968 A5 CUSTOM MADE DRAPERY See the Patterned Carpets Los Angeles Tops Cities In Number Of Rape Cases lop Decorators Uioose J3 WASHINGTON (AP) - Los Angeles tops the nation's large cities in the rate of reported forcible rape per 100,-000 population, with the nation's capital ranking 13th, a new analvsis by the District of Columbia Public Health Depart ment says. Dr. Charles R. Hayman and two associates who made the report said of Washington, DC: "This is not to say that women and girls are safe from sexual assault in Washington, but that they are safer than in many large cities." H85 INCLUDING LABOR FABRIC & LABOR INCLUDED. CUSTOM TAILORED IN OUR OWN DRAPERY WORK ROOM FABULOUS SELECTION OF SELF LINED FABRICS 30 COLORS LUXURY ANTIQUE SATIN LINEN TEXTURED FABRICS 25 SCREEN PRINTS REGULARLY TO S3 95 FOR FABRIC ALONE. 85" to 117" LONG DRAPERIES. ALSO, VINYL INSULATED FABRICS ON SALE INCLUDED IN OUR 5 1 85 SALE. Extra special dacron and An tron sheers. With Labor Virginia Expects Bartender Shortage PER YARD HAVE OUR DECORATOR-TRAINED REPRESENTATIVE BRING SAMPLES TO YOUR HOME. DRAW DRAPES ADD 50' FOR FINDING PER PANEL 1 WEEK DELIVERY Kin linn u ium RICHMOND. Va. (AP) -Bartenders who know more about their trade than how to slosh branch water and bourbon into a glass may soon find themselves worth their weight in vintage champagne in Virginia. Voters in some two-thirds of the state voted approval of local option liquor-by-the-drink proposals during the Nov. 5 election, ending 52 years of drought. Thirsty citizens are still awaiting the cutting of such 215 CLEMATIS Draperies H STREET DOWNTOWN. West Palm Beach Phone 833-3443 t MAC or 833-7000 The report noted that "there have been many recent statements in the press that the District of Columbia has the highest rate of reported crime of large cities in the United States." The report, made available Tuesday, was originally prepared for a meeting of the Southern Medical Association in New Orleans last week. The medical and statistical researchers indicated that the figures on reported forcible rape among cities with over 500.000 population were adapted from FBI reports for 19ti7 covering all types of sexual and other crimes in the United States. Behind Los Angeles, with a rate of 51.1 cases per 100.000 population, the breakdown Usted thesecities in order: Baltimore. 48.2: St. Louis. 47; Detroit. 43: Chicago. 39; Pittsburgh. SI. 7; New Orleans. 30 7; Buffalo. N Y.. 29 9: San Francisco. 24 1; New-York. 23.7; Cincinnati. 23.6; Philadelphia. 21.9; Washington. 21.6: Seattle. 20.1; Boston. 19.1: San Antonio. Tex.. 17.7; Cleveland. 16.9: Dallas. 16.4; Houston. 13.5: San Diego. 9 8; and Milwaukee. 6.7. The statistics on the rate of forcible rape offenses known to police were part of an overall discussion of cases of alleged sexual assaults of all kinds on women and girls in the District of Columbia during 33' 2 months from Sept. 15. 15 through June 30. 18. During that period, the Metropolitan Police Department received about 3.000 complaints of alleged sexual assault, the report said, adding: "The sex squad brought half of these complainants to medical examination, practically all female. "Of those examined, about 85 per cent were nonwhite. much higher than their representation in the population. "Ages ranged from 1 to 88 years, with the highest number at age 14. The incidents varied trom forcible and attempted rape trough statutory rape, to molestation of Pattern Shown: PICTORIAL GOLD Designer Gallery Carpets of AcrilaiT byAlexander Smith Ik MONTH-END SHOE CLEARANCE ONLY $1193 sq- yd. Ask about our Easy Payment Plan red tape items as certification of election results. 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