Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas on February 17, 1973 · Page 2
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16 NorthwMt Artcansai TIMES, Friday, Feb. 16, 1773 Ex-POW Talks To His Family First Time In Four Years WILLIAMSTOWN, }h,r,.(AP) -- What does a prisonet of war and his family talk ^b'oul in · their first conversation" in. four years? ; . : · · · ' · · · ; ' : John Joseph Fritz, 4 ; 37-year : old civilian;helicopter mechanic who was captured Feb. 8, 1969, phoned his home in'New. Jersey when he arrived in the..Philip- S ines this week from -Vietnam; e is now undergo!rife- treatment for a kidney' infection a). Clark Air Base before, returning to the United .States. ";.,· Here are excerpts of .his conversation with his mother, Anna Fritz; his half-brother, Melvin. Chittum, and others in his family, recorded wilh their permission by the!Philadelphia Bulletin; · Jack Fritz: Hi, Mom? Mother: Hello, 'Jack. God less, you. How do you feel? Jack: I feel good.'. ;Mother: That's great. You looked great on TV. ' J a c k : I lost a little' weight. 'Mother: What?f ·-· · · Jack: Most a little weight. Mother: Yes, 1 noticed that. Well, we can take care of that. And I expected to see you wilh less hair, you know it. Jack:-How is everybody? ;'.,Mother: , Fine. Everybody s real 'anxious. Melvin is gonna get on .'the other phone. He's gonna talk with you. 1 Chittum: Hey Jack. Welcome back,, pal. ' Jack: Thanks. Chittum: Hey boy, it was good to see you and hear from you. WHere'd you get those era zy pajamas? How do you feel Jack: I feel all right. Chlltum:-Go«d. " FIVE MORE DAYS .Jack: I'll . be..out here for maybe five more, days in the hospital. Then If there's nothing wrong with me, nothing bad, .hen they'll send me back. 'Mother: You'll be .coming to :he Naval Hospital. In Philadelphia, 1 think. Jack: I don't know. They said -- 1 think it's gonna be Beth- :sda (Md.) But I don't know now long that's gonna be. Boy, It sure Is nice to be home. Mother: Yeah, they told us you had a kidney infection. Jack; That r was one. of me things,I worried about...,, Sieg- lers called me today. (Fritz had trained with Lear Siegler, Inc., an Oklahoma-based firm, before his overseas assignment wilh the Agency for International Development). Jack: Oh, 'good. What'd they have to say? Mother: They wished us lots of happiness. Jack: Do I still have a job? Mother: I don't know. They said they were glad to have you back. So I don't know. Jack: Everybody's been so nice. Steak and eggs. Mother: Oh boy, your favor- lite ... He says it's the best food he's had in five years. Mrs. Chittum (Jack's sister-in- law, Delorcs): How are you doing? You know who it is, don't you? Jack: Sure, fine, how's Ihe kids? Mrs. Chlltum: Fine. Darryl's getting married in June. Jack: I'm the only one in the family that's a bachelor, huh? Melvin Chittum: Anything special you want when you get back, Jack? Anything? Jack: I back just want Well, I'm to come going to hang up now. .IJve gotta retire. Mother: You' take care and get well, that's all'I care aboul now. ,. . Jack: God bless you. Mother: You too, Jack. God bless you all the way. Bye-bye At Bonanza you don't have to eat in the parking lot. Drive-i ns are nice. 'For kid s. Ki ds don 1 1 'take up much room, so they don't mind the cramped quarters of a car. They don't mind if they get ketchup on their clothes and mustard on their nose. They haven't worked all day, BO they "don't crave relaxation. And they love hamburgers. At Bonanza, our parking lot is for parking your car. You leave it there and have a quietdinner at one of our roomy tables or cozy booths, ~~ Instead of hard cement and headlights we have soft wall-to-wall carpeting and indirect lighting. Of course, your kids can slill have hamburgers, but you can have a steak. Don' L you deserve to h ave what you want to have fordinner?_^_,|.». Bonanza The family restaurant even a father could love. Bonanzaburgcr and French fries. With Cheese. 5^09 Hiahway?) North CAMY-OUT AVAiUiU 521-3565 We Now Have Added To Our Menu . . . CHICKEN LIVERS · . .- ··: ·. ···- · and - . CHICKEN GIZZARDS in Vi Pints, Pints, Quarts , , 514 N. College 442-5481 2768 N. College 443-4751 Students, Police Clash In Athens ATHENS (AP) Student from Athens,University clashec with police today and first re ports said many students were injured and arrested. The clashes took place at the law school as chanting student gathered to protest a decree suspending their draft defer merits if university authorities cited them for infractions or t h e y continued boycotting classes. Police directed cars awa, from the area, creating a traf fie snarl, as ambulances pickec up Ihe injured and took them tc hospitals. The law students also wen demonstrating in support o their classmates at the riearb; Polytechnic Institute. Student there entered the 17th day of a strike demanding more in fluence in student affairs am reforms in their school's ad ministration. The government claims lha only, a small number of Flu dents are involved, and lha they are taking orders from Ih outlawed Communist party. Spitz Withdraws HOLLYWOOD (AP) Olym pic swimmer Mark Spitz ha withdrawn from the Academ Award presentations March 2' saying persons presenting- Os cars should "have contribute something to motion pictures.' Spitz, who won seven go medals at the Munich Olymp: games .last- summer, has ap peared on several televisic shows and commercials. A spokesman for the acadi my announced the withdraw, Thursday. v|o Funeral Planned TV Actor Wally Cox Dies Of Heart Attack HOLLYWOOD (AP) -- Wally ox, who caught the public fan- y in the earliest era of Amerian television as the mild, bes- ectacled teacher "Mr. Pee- ers," once said Ills role has 3een lost to history. Cox, .who died of a heart alack in his home Thursday, re- erred to the prevideotape age /hen no recordings were made f the 110 episodes of the series hat began in 1952 and has been ff the screen since 1955. An autopsy showed the 48- ear-old Cox died of a coronary cclusion. Cox later "starred in another elevision series, "Hiram Holli- a'y." and appeared in Las Vegas night clubs. Recently, he served as a panelist on the quiz how "Hollywood Squares" anc vas the voice of "Underdog," a Saturday morning cartoon hero Cox -- who read, took long valks and collected insects -laid he never really enjoyec he role of Mr. Peepers, the in ensely shy science teacher. "I vas just too rigid and tense,'^ IB said. NOW SHOWING Award Winner · Open 6:45 -Co-Hir-7 p.m.-RICHARD HARRIS "MAN IN THE WILDERNESS" Bonus Feature. JOHN WAYNE "NORTH TO ALASKA" Another member of the Pee- ers cast, Tony Randall, said of ox: "He was not quite the elpless little fellow he seemed o be. He was a strong fellow; ut, simply because he did not ompete, he was no threat to nyone. Everyone loved him." Cox was married three mes; two of the marriages tided in divorce. Survivors include.his widow, Patricia/whom he married In ,969; a daughter, Alice, 16; a Jtepdaughter, Lisa, 13; a sister, E l e a n o r R o b i n s o n o i ·lattsburgh, N.Y., and his first Healthy Helper Riboflavin helps the cells use ocygen to release energy from ood. It helps keep the eyes healthy and keeps skin around he mouth and nose smooth. S o m e good sources o! riboflavin are milk, liver, kid ney, heart, lean meat, eggs ahc dark leafy greens. '· wife. As Cox specified before his death, there will be no funeral. His body will be cremated and .he ashes scattered at sea. Ethiopia By Mufe DEBAREK. Ethiopia (AP) -Britain's Princess Anne is touring the' rugged country of northwestern Ethiopia by mule. Queen Elizabeth's 22-year-old daughter set out Thursday from Sankaber for the small Village of Geech, only 10 miles away but at an altitude of 11,600 feet. The princess, who is on a · day visit to Ethiopia and Sudan, and her party of eight persons was to camp at Geech tonight and press on to the vincial capita! Saturday. of Gondar on Fri., Sat., Sun., Only Open 6:30 -- Starts 7:00 wood/tab PLUS TECHNICOLO R'PA NAV IS ON iff THE 010 JUOGE BROUGHT HOME A VIXEN FOR KtS BRIDE.... WP WATCHED A n« EXPLODE HE COULDNTPUTOUT! O Z A R K DOWNTOWN--44M«1 SAT. and SUN. .ALL SEATS 75e MAT. 2 P.M. ONLY 1 LrJCHiLDREN'S MATINEES MGM GOURAGEoi! ~* *^l^r"^-~^«^^^^"^ rf"^B ^^v^^r^M THEKEATEST TESTOFCOUBAGB a dog could ever know. WINKER 1 OF! PARENTS I MAGAZINE I AWARD 1 s-COURAGEOFLASSlF fc^UJZABETHTAYLOR-FRAKKMORGAN-TOM DRAKE Tn*n*immsa-t*M*ina*.mm DAILY PROGRAM LISTINGS -Programs subject to change without notice KTEW, Tulsu, Channel 2 KYTV, Springfield, Channel 3 KFSA, Fort Smith, Channel 5 KOTV, Tuba, Channel 6 KOAM, Pittiburg, Channel 7 KTUL, Tulsa, Channel 8 (Channel 4 an «ubl* In Myrtttvtml KOED-TV(ETV), Tufa, Chaw*! 11 KODE, Joplin, Channel 12 KUHI, JepBn, Chanml 16 ' (ClittMl I M ufeto in FiiysjttmllM KGTO, Fayrttevitle, Choniwl 34 (CtuniMl wt.nbte In P(y*tt«vllU) on stereo knwa beautiful music doesn't just lappti..... 1973 COLOR TV NOW AT ENTERPRISE Sight and Sound K33 N. College 442-8575 MOVIES ON TV Friday Night 7:00 p.m. Ch. 2 -- "A Man Called Gannon" (1969) Michael Sarrazin, Susan Oliver, John Anderson 7:30 p.m. Ch. 5 - "Kings Go Forth" (1958) Frank Sinatra, Tony Curtis, Natalie Wood JJSiOCtfimV-Ch. 16-36 -- "They Call Me MISTER tibbsl" (1970) Sidney Poitier, Martin Landau, Barbara McNair ·; 10:30 p.m. Ch. 6-16-36 -- "Machine Gun McCain" (1968) Peter Folk, Gena Rowlands 10:3Q p.m. Ch. 8 -- "Rio Grande" (1950) John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Ben Johnson 12:00 p.m. Ch. 3 --"Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine" = (1966) Vincent Price, Frankie Avaton, Dwayne'.. . Hickman 12:30 o.m. Ch. "Journey to the Far Side of the Sun" (1966) lynn Loring, Patrick Wymark Saturday Night 8:00 p.m. Ch. 2-3-5-7 - 'The Alamo" Part 1 (1960) John Wayne, Richard Widmark, Richard Boone 10:15 p.m. Ch. 16 -- "The Rawhide Years" (1956) : Tony Curtis, Arthur Kennedy, Colleen Miller ' 10:30 p.m. Ch. 2 -- "Man From the Alamo" (1953) Glenn Ford, Julie Adams, Hugh O'Brian 10:30 p.m. Ch. 3 -- "Come Back, Little Sheba" (1952) Shirley Booth, Burt Lancaster, Terry Moore 10:30 p.m: Ch. 6 -- "Under the Yum Yum Tree" (1963) ; Jack. Lemmon, Dean Jones, Edie Adams 10:30 p.m. Ch. 7 -- "The Impatient Heart" (1971) Carrie Snodgrass, Michael Brandon 10:30 p.m. Ch. 12 --"Shane" (1953) ] INSURANCE "Personal Sendee With Every Policy" For All Your Insurance Needs . Call 442-2335 McCARTNEY-FAUCETTE AGENCY '{.., KfZ No. College V Harris Shuffield, Agent LOANS FOR HOMES : . - ' ' r ' " -\ ' for Expansion of An Older Horn*, : or The Need of a New On*. We Have loans to Su*t Your Needs. FAYETTEVILLE SAVINGS LOAN ASSN. BOB'S PAINT BODY SHOP West nn 62 Highway. XT f-\, i PalntAn y Now Open! car 20 Years Experience - AM Work -- Guaronteed. M FREE ESTIMATES, Call 442-9151 Mon. March 5,7:30 p.m. BARNHILL FiELDHOUSE FRIDAY EVENING * 5:00 To Tell The Truth ... [ Dream of Jeannle... News Mister Rogers * 5:30 Electric Co. FAYRTTEVILIE Tickets: Adulti $4.00, dents cnildrori under '. Uof A Stu-| er 12 $3.00 I Tickets Go On Sale Mon., Feb. 19 THE ARKANSAS UNION PURVtS SPORTING GOODS WARS, ROEBUCK CO. Bay Kiily or fin Seal Ixrotiai T1e»rt lnfwm.Ho. PHo., 575-5255 , .. «· ArhiaMi Union HpoiMored Attraction Alan Ladd, Jean Arthur, Van Heflin 11:00 p.m. Ch. 5 - "Wizard of Mars" (1964) Roger Gentry, John Carradine 11:00 p.m. Ch. 8 -- "The Bride of Frankenstein" (1935) Boris Karloff, Colin Ciive, Valerie Hobson 12:30 a^m'. Ch. 2 - "The Gorgpri" , Terence Fisher, Christopher lee! 12:30 a.m. Ch. 8 -- "Morocco" (1930) Gary Cooper, Marlene Dietrich News .. 2, 3. 5, 6 7, 12, .... 3 .... « » ... 11 ... 11 1C. 3« 8 Truth or Consequences 6:00 Zoom . 11 News, Weather, Sports .. 2, 3. S, t, 1, 8, 1J, IS, 36 *6:30- Petticoat Junction Missouri Outdoors Dragnet Adventures of Black Beauty Big Valley High Chapparal Wall Street Week Dragnet Buck Owen* .,,., *:7:00- Movfe --' Jacques Cousteair - - 8, Mission Impossible 6, 16, Washington Week in Hevlew . . . . San Cord and Son *, 7:30 Parent Game ... Little People ... Book Beat Odd Couple 8, 12 ·k 9:00 Bobby Darin' , 3. 7 Advocates ,... 11 Love. American Style ........ 8, 12 * 9:30 -- · - ' Police Surgeon 6 ir 10:00 - ' News, Weather, . Sports : «. 7, «. 12. IB. 36 * 10:30 -Movie «. 8, 16, 36 In Concert 12 Johnny Carson 2, 3, S, 7 ,, Movie ... ..... % Generation Rap ~ 12:30 Movie".. ..'..." '.. 16 Speaking Freely * SATURDAY MORNING *.6:00 -Saturday Seminar 3 ,'a 6:30 .1 Agriculture U.S.A. Cartoon ». 12 *9:00 -Underdog 2, 3. 5, 7 * 9:30 - Barkleys 2. 3, 5. 7 Josle and the Pussycats In Outer Space 6, Brady Kldi 'S, * IO:flD - Sealab 2020 2, 3, Movie Flintstones 6, Bewitched 8. * 10:30 - · Kid Power 8. Runaround 2, 3, * 11:00 - Movie partridge Family ... M O - oom 222 . . .......... Name of the Gim» Movie ...... ......... Mwterplece Theatre . « .. 8, "l«, ! Ag Ti . . . . . . . . .... 2iTime For Timothy .... ..... Extension Forum ... ·*· 7:00- HoundcaK 2. 3, 5, 7 H. R. Pufnstuf Bugs Bunny * 7:30 Roman Holiday! Sabrina , ''... Jackson 5 * 8:00 - JeUons Amazing Chin . Osmond* * 8:30 -. Movie 8, 12 «. It ,.. 2, 8, S, 7 'j.'.V;.. », 12 ::;:::. *,« ·«, is Pink Psnther ....2, 3. 5, 7 2, 3. . 3, 5, 7, g .......... « · NBC Children's Theatre Wrestling . Archie's T,V. Funnies 6, Funky Phantom 8, * 11:30 -Fat Albert The Colby Kids 6, Lidsville .; '. . ., 12:M -Mr. Magoo 2 Children's Film Festival ...... », 16 Children's Hour ., 3 Lloyd Bridges' Water World . S Fun Club .. 7 College Basketball .....' » Teen Hop 12 * 12:30 - . Big Valley ..-.·; 2 Wild Kingdom S Bill Anderson ·....,. 7 Wildl Wild West S Wrestlm* 7 Movie , , 2 Decorator Craft* with Becky -- « Monkees 12 Movie.., 13, 1« * 1:30 - . . Women's'Golf ..... .'..,.. ........ 2 Basketball Lee Trevino ....... . Curiosity Shop .. * 2:00 -" :: Pro Bowlers Tour ... College Basketball . Wrestling ........ . * 2:30 - . : College Basketball SATURDAY AFTERNOON 3:00 - · Wilburn Brother* ....... ......... 8 CBS Golf Classic ....... . ..... ... 16 3:30 - WldeWide World of SporU : . 8, 12 * 4:00 Films .. ...... : -- : . ..... '.' ..... 3 Wide World of Sports .......... 5 Buck Owens : .- ...... .............. 8 KUHI Report* ............ ....... 16 * 4:30 Proud Country .................. 2 Rolliri 1 .........: .................. 7 Lassie ....... ........ .... ..... ,. 18 Nashville Music ............. ..... « 5:00 Outdoors .......... .... ............ 2 Billy Walker's Country Carnival 3 Buck Owens . ..... Golf Tournament Porter Wagoner Untamed, WorM *5:30- NHL Action Lawrence Welk Porter Wagoner NBC Newi .: CBS News .... 2 . .......... 5 ............... 7 . .......... S . ' . . . . . . . « , It, 34 SATURDAY EVENING *«:«- Lawrenc« Welle ........ He* Haw , News Roller Game* Sportsman'* Friend .., * 6:30 Little People Temperatures Rising . Horn Brothers .... Hee Haw Porter Wagoner * 7:M - Emeniencyl Here We Go Again .... All In The Family ... * 7:30 - . A Touch of Grace Adam-12 Bridgett Loves Bcrnle * 8:00 - ' Movie Julie Andrews ..· Mary Tyler Moore .... * 8:30'- ' Bob Newhart 9:00 Jigsaw. .'. , Carol Burnett * 10:00 ^ ITBl Newa Movie ................. 10:15 Movie 10:30 Movie 11:00 Movie .., 1Z:3« - . New« Mtvle Suipenw Theatre ... C, 3t 2, 3, 12 '''''' ... z, 3. s: ........ 8, 12... « .19, M - ...... .. 8. 1! ''''' ' ' ~ a, *, s. T. ...... 8. 12 ... 6. 18, 34 .. * ,. 8, 12 «, 16, 3* «, g, 12, I*" 8, I»:

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