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By CHICAGO - A group of researchers from Chapel Hill, N.C., have discovered a treatment that may help tide patients over for surgery to correct a "leaky" heart valve when more traditional treatment fails. THE DOCTORS USED the agent sodium nitroprusside, a powerful blood pressure reducing agent, to maintain adequate heart function in patients with severe mitral regurgitation, a leak in the one-way valve regulating blood flow into the left ventricle, the main pumping chamber of the heart. Dr. William Grossman credits the drug with saving the lives of two patients who were near death at the time the drug was administered. MITRAL REGURGITATION (meaning blood backspill) is probably the most common form of valvular heart disease. What happens is that the blood in the left ventricle isn't pumped into the general circulation but gushes back through the faulty valve, leading to severe congestion and shortness of breath. In addition, the heart must work harder to maintain an adequate blood supply to the body. The valve defect may be caused by rheumatic heart Dow and Jones Reveal Secrets By ARTHUR HOPPE SAN FRANCISCO - One of the nagging questions that worries countless Americans during every "nCJ waking mo- , ment is now j answered in "V jr my new jjft f J to Make a I V Million Dol lars in the ket in Your Hopp Basement During Your Spare Time." The solution is suprisingly simple. To understand it, however, one must first grasp the highly-technical factors that control stock prices. LET US RECALL how the profligate Democrats under Lyndon Johnson gradually spent the nation into a foreboding sea of red ink. Every Wall Street analyst worth his Bentley predicted nothing but gloom and doom. So the Dow-Jones averages responded by soaring to record highs. Just in the nick of time, however, a Republican Administration under Richard Nixon was elected to restore the confidence of the business community. "At last we can have confidence in the future of the economy," said the business community confidently. So the Dow-Jones averages promptly plummeted to record lows. THE HONEST GERALD FORD took over. "Boy, are we in terrible shape," he said honestly. "Many people are going around saying things couldn't be worse. Boy, are they ever wrong!" Confidence was shattered. Gloom and doom everywhere. So, naturally, in recent weeks the Dow-Jones averages have sky-rocketed again. GRIN AND BEAR IT 'Tr ; hour if. f . jr K 1-19 --- If th car you ripped off hadn't had a full tank of gas, I could'vo gotten you off with petty larceny." Medical Talk Heart Valve Dr. S. 4- Andelman disease, heart attack or bacterial infection. TREATMENT DEPENDS on severity. Many patients can go for quite a while with proper medical treatment. But as the valve leak worsens, about half of the patients will become candidates for surgery to implant an artificial valve. Doctors have commonly prescribed digitalis to improve the heart's strength enough to get the patient through surgery. However, the Chapel Hill doctors have found that sodium nitroprusside can produce dramatic improvement in patients who don't respond to the digitalis. THE DOCTORS OBSERVED a 41 per cent improvement in the amount of blood pumped into the general circulation, a 25 per cent decrease in the amount of blood spilling back through the diseased valve and a 55 per cent reduction in the abnormally high pressure found in the pulmonary veins which drain blood from the lungs. Further studies are necessary to determine if the drug has side effects which are dangerous, but for now this research will be good news for many patients suffering from mitral regurgitation. (C) Los Angeles Timet From this, we see there are two major factors controlling stock prices. Their names are Ebenezer Dow and Jeremiah Jones. Dow and Jones have been controlling the market for more than half a century. They meet each morning on a bench in Central Park to establish their averages and determine the daily trading volume. IN THEIR YOUTH, they studied carloadings, sorghum futures and other economic indicators with some measure of responsibility. But, now in their late eighties, they have grown, if now senile, at the very least eccentric. "See where unemployment's hit seven per cent," Dow will say, taking a slug of elderberry wine. "I'll raise you our 30 industrials 16 points and toss in a couple of blue chips." "Heh, heh, heh, that'll fix 'em," says Jones. "And I'll trade you a record 35 million share for Atlantic avenue and a Get Out of Jail Free card." THERE IS, HOWEVER, a certain method in the Dow-Jones madness. Their lifelong goal, to which they have remained steadfast, has been to "attract small investors into the market." The recent upsurge in prices is part of the plan. The reason? "Same as always," cackled Dow while Jones gleefully rubbed his hands. "So's we can shaft 'em again!" The secret to sudden wealth, then, would seem to lie in the formula: When the economy looks rosy, sell; when it's going to hell in handbasket, buy. But that would be placing too much faith in the realiability of Dow and Jones. (C) Chronicle Publishing Co. by Lichty&Wagner Council By RON BLANKENBAKER Staff Writer, The Statesman Salem City Council's Monday night meeting ran more than 5 hours and one of the reasons was another discussion of what to do about long meetings. South Salem Councilman Dewey Rand Jr. called for a return to two formal night meetings a month, saying that the' council's move this year to four formal night Marion CIRCUIT COURT Constance Lee Laue and Alfred Christopher Laue III: Divorce granted. Hubert G. Rogers and Lula M. Rogers: Divorce granted. G. Lee Ericksen and John Edward Ericksen: Divorce granted. Charles Lee Johnson and Diane Rebecca Johnson: Divorce granted, respondent's former name Glennon restored. Frances Anderson and Darwin Anderson: Petition seeks separation. John R. and Robert A. Lucas vs. R2M2 Construction Co., Inc.: Complaint dismissed with prejudice. Jennifer B. Herline, by guardian Darlene A. Herline, vs. Doromatic Division of Republic Industries, Inc., and Fred Meyer, Inc.: Complaint dismissed with prejudice. Vivian R. Sherwood vs. Dennis George Gorman: Complaint charges negligence in Jan. 10 traffic accident at Commercial Street and Browning Avenue SE, seeks $15,000 general and $400 special damages for alleged injuries. City of Woodburn vs. Floyd B. Hoskins: Defendant pleads guilty to charge of reckless driving, fined $300; charge of driving while intoxicated dismissed. State vs. Guadalupe Alejandro Valdez: Defendant found guilty by court of charge of manslaughter. State vs. Jesse Peter Peone: Defendant sentenced to one year in jail on charges of criminal drug promotion and resisting arrest; charges of theft and criminal activity in drugs dismissed. State vs. Daniel Ross Annin: Defendant changes plea to guilty of charge of unauthorized use of vhicle, given suspended one-year jail sentence, placed on three years probation. State vs. Brisburn Napoleon Parson: Defendant pleads innocent to charge of sexual abuse. State vs. James Edwin Hill: Defendant pleads innocent to charge of unauthorized use of vehicle. State vs. Don Paul Morris: Defendant sentenced td five years in prison on charge of hindering prosecution. State vs. Timothy Lee Har-baugh: Defendant changes plea to guilty of charge of burglary, sentenced to one year in jail. C. M. and Pearl H. Cooper vs. Matt H. and Doris A. Col-ville: Complaint dismissed with prejudice. Harley Piper, doing business as Piper's Jewelry Store, vs. United Parcel Service, Inc.: Complaint charges failure to deliver shipment to agreed point of destination, seeks $6,-525 in damages. Charles H. and Virginia R. Black vs. Merlin Estep and Larry Bertsch: Plaintiffs granted judgment of $11,200. Kenneth and Genevieve White vs. Howard's Roto-Rooter Sewer Service, Inc.: Complaint charges negligence in allegedly damaging plaintiffs' sewer line, seeks $994 in damages. ke Oreflontatesman (A Gannett Newspaper) Phone 364-611 (Published every morning of the year at 280 Church St. NE, Salem. Ore.. Zip Code 97301.) SUBSCRIPTION RATES By CARRIER in many cities and on many rural routes: Daily and Sunday . . .$4.00 per mo. Daily only $3.25 per mo. Sunday only $ .35 per wk. By MAIL daily and Sunday, within Oregon: $ 4.00 per month. $11.00 three months. $21.00 six months. $30.00 nine months $39.00 per year (The above "within Oregon" rate also applies to students anywhere in the U.S. and to the Armed Services anywhere.) Bv MAIL in U.S. outside of Oregon: Daily and Sunday . . .$5 per mo. Sunday only . . .35 cents per wk. Sunday only $ 4.55 for 3 mo. Sunday only $ 9.10 for 6 mo. Sunday only $1&20 for year. (MAIL subscriptions are paid in advance. The Statesman cannot be mailed to addresses within the City of Salem other than to post office box numbers.) The Oregon Statesman reserves the right to adjust subscription rates during your subscription upon giving you thirty days notice. Second class postage paid at Salem, Ore. MEMBER Audit Bureau of Circulation Bureau of Advertising ANPA Oregon Newspaper Publishers Association NATIONAL ADVERTISING REPRESENTATIVE: Cresmer, Woodward, O'Mara & Ormsbee. Inc. MEMBER ASSOCIATED PRESS The Associated Press is entitled exclusively to use of all local news printed in this newspaper. Work Expands fo Fill fhe meetings a month wasn't working out. Rand's motion was defeated 4-3 but not before two supporters, Gary Benson and Donald Cushing, made it clear they may be meeting more but they were certainly enjoying it less. "We got more done the other way," complained Cushing. And Benson accused Mayor Robert Lindsey and others within hearing of not Public Records Helen J. Todd vs. V.W.R. United Corp., doing business as Van Waters and Rogers: Complaint dismissed with prejudice. Mid-Pacific Industries, Inc., vs. Intermountain Trucking, Inc., and Theron Johnson: Plaintiff granted judgment of $16,547. Charles H. and Virginia R. Black vs. Paradise Ventures, Inc.: Plaintiffs granted judgment of $11,200. Jolane D. Bowen and Jerry D. Bowen: Petition seeks divorce. Betty Irene Larson and Arnold M. Larson: Petition seeks divorce. Robert L. Pascal Jr. and Carolyn Leslie Pascal: Petition seeks divorce. Dale Ray Redding and Barbara Jean Redding: Petition seeks divorce. Margaret Murl Apperson and Montfred Clel Apperson: Petition seeks divorce. Irvin R. and Patricia I. Rein-hard vs. Jose M. and Grace H. Solis: Complaint for contract foreclosure seeks $5,411 allegedly owed. Ardelle Sykes and others vs. W. F. Armstrong and others: Defendants ordered to pay judgment of $17,709 or be foreclosed of interest in real property. PROBATE ESTATES Nellie Emma Plant: Will admitted to probate, Beverly J. Stroud appointed representative. Henry August Boentje: Estate closed. Mary Ellis: Estate closed. Edward Thomas Jones: Final account approved. Herman C. Jochimsen: Final account approved. Reliis A. Reynolds: Will admitted to probate, Charles W. Reynolds appointed representative. Donald G. LaVera: Will admitted to probate, Maxine A. LaVera appointed representative. Arthur T. Olsen: Estate closed. DISTRICT COURT Charles Linville Brown lee, 71, Gervais Rt. 1, Box 20, found guilty by jury of charge of driving while intoxicated, fined $195, given suspended two-day jail sentence. Irineo Vasquei. Gomez, 33, Ontario, Ore., pleads guilty to charge of driving while license suspended, sentenced to 60 days in jail. . Jimmie Dale Gaston, 49, Newberg, found guilty by jury of charge of driving while intoxicated, fined $195, sentenced to six days in jail. James Bernard Patten, 22, Portland, pleads guilty to charge of driving while license suspended, fined $100. Muriel Ann Nichols, 34, Hal-sey, pleads guilty to charge of driving while license suspended, fined $100. Robert Allen Wilson, 25, Woodburn Rt. 2, Box 157, changes plea to guilty of charge of driving while intoxicated, fined $200, given suspended 10-day jail sentence, placed on 180 days probation. William Darrell Early, 21, 546 Statesman St. NE, sentenced to 10 days in jail on charges of resisting arrest and failure to remain at scene of accident. Births at Saiem Hospital (General Unit) STRAWN - To Steven and Dennice Strawn, 3359 Empress Way NE, a son, Tuesday, Feb. 18. HENDRIX - To Jeffery and Conni. Lou Hendrix, 4860 Sun-nyside Road SE, a daughter, Tuesday, Feb. 18. JACOBSEN - To David and Lynne Jacobsen, 4375 Amherst St. NE, a daughter, Monday, Feb. 17. MAKELA - To Jan and Patricia Makela, 638 Salem Heights Ave. S, a daughter, Tuesday, Feb. 18. PLOTTS To Gordon and Sherry Plotts, Detroit Avenue, Detroit, a son, Tuesday, Feb. 18. GATCHET To James and Vernal Gatchet, Rt. 1, Box 98, Mount Angel, a son, Tuesday, Feb. 18. Plant Workers Are Recalled HERMISTON, Ore. (AP) About 200 employes of Marlette Mobile Homes will return to work March 3, a company spokesman announced Tuesday. The workers were laid off Dec. 22 because of declining work orders. Business now is looking up, the spokesman said. listening to his pleas that council meetings running past 10 p.m. have a detrimental effect on his work (insurance) the next day. "I know how it affects me. The staff gets paid and I wonder how it affects them." But the mayor pushed for more rather than fewer meetings. He said the council needs at least eight hours of informal work sessions a month besides continuing its Barbara Lee Fleming, 27, 220 25th St. NE, changes plea to guilty of charge of driving while intoxicated, fined $240, given suspended 10-day jail sentence, placed on 180 days probation. Louis Mellburn Castoe, 52, 2734 S. Shore Drive, Albany, found guilty by jury of charge of driving while intoxicated, fined $245. MARRIAGE APPLICATIONS Daniel George Waters, 23, 351 Magnolia Court NW, tire man, and Nancy Lou Culbert-son, 22, 580 Delmar Drive, Aumsville, clerk-typist. Lloyd Kenneth Brauner, 45, Kettle Falls, Wash., contractor, and Kathleen Sue Brooks, 25, Colville, Wash., at home. Craig Douglas Finden, 20, 3837 Portland Road NE, student, and Patty Lou Ailstock, 18, 2238 Maple St. NE, motel maid. Charles Eugene Rips, 31, Aurora Rt. 1, Box 155A, blacksmith, and Martha Anne Rips, 24, Aurora Rt. 1, Box 155A, at home. James Michoel Ball, 25, 4174 Duane Drive S, salesman, and Brendo Kay Eberly, 19, 1142 Liberty Circle S, at home. Johnny Alan Marcrum, 20, 262 E. Florence St., Stayton, welder and sawmill worker, and Julie Ann Morgan, 20, 262 E. Florence St., Stayton, at home. Mark Allan Blake, 19, Hubbard Rt. 1, Box 38, machinist, and Debora Renae Lewis, 18, Aurora Rt. 2, Box 217C, student. Thomas Nelson Brush, 18, 405 25th St. SE, Air Force, and Patricia Sue Elmore, 17, 5731 Eastland Ave. NE, secretarial aide. Lawrence Raymond Ladue, 22, 152 Church St. SE, unemployed, and Kathleen Nannette Mortimer, 21, 152 Church St. SE, kitchen helper. CLOSE OUT ON DISCONTINUED MODELS HURRY! ONLY A FEU LEFT GOOQQ MAYTAG DEPENDABILITY TIm Most i port ant feature of alL I! MAYTAG - The 90 DAYS HOME APPLIANCE CENTER SALEM 3926 River Rd. N. 581-5017 four "legislative" Monday night formal meetings. Backing the mayor was North Salem Councilman Ellen Lowe who said she thinks the meetings will shorten up when the present press of issues eases. She likened the welter of recent - q DWYN ANNE ADAMS New Executive Is Appointed By Optometrists Dwyn Anne Adams, formerly of Salem, is the new executive director of the Oregon Optometric Association, its president Robert Holcomb announced Tuesday. A graduate of Sacred Heart Academy in Salem, Mrs. Adams attended Salem Business College, Maryl-hurst College and Portland Community College. She served as a private tutor at Skyview School, Portland, from 1971 to 1974 and was a founding board member and the first principal of Heritage Hall school in 1971. The association, the professional organization of doctors of optometry, is headquartered at Pacific University College of Optometry, Forest Grove. Mot Warm Cold water wash controls Warm-Cold water rinse controls Big Family sue capacity 3 water level control Safety lid Whisper quiet , Plus MAYTAG DEPENDABILITY V One To Buy in The First on APPROVED CREDIT SPRINGFIELD 1519 Mohawk Blvd. 747-9853 Statesman, Salem, Ore., Wed., Feb. 19, 75 (Sec l)-5 Time Available city issues such as area-wide zone changes in South Salem and public hearings on use of Federal Community Development block grant funds to having "two hundred-year floods within two months." "There'll always be a crisis," responded Rand. Man Is Sentenced To Five-Year Term A Mount Angel man charged with hindering prosecution following the Dec. 29 robbery of an 80-year-old man at his East Salem residence was sentenced to five years in prison Tuesday by Marion County Circuit Judge Val D. Sloper. Don Paul Morris, 23, Rt. 2, Box 113, who pleaded guilty to the charge Feb. 12, was one of four persons arrested after the man was gagged and robbed of a color television set and $200 from recently-cashed social security checks. In other cases, James Edwin Hill, 18, 328 Rural Ave. SE, pleaded innocent to a charge of unauthorized use of a vehicle, involving a car reportedly stolen Nov. 9 from Terry Carver, 2967 35th St. NE. Hill is accused of stripping the vehicle and selling its parts. Jesse Peter Peone, 26, 4717 Auburn Road NE, was sentenced to a year in jail on charges of resisting arrest and criminal drug promotion, to which he pleaded guilty last Thursday. Other charges of theft and criminal activity in drugs were dismissed. All involved a police raid Jan. 17 on his residence, where a bottle of pills identified as dangerous drugs and a reportedly stolen microscope allegedly were found. Timothy Lee Harbaugh, 22, 363 17th St. SE, changed his plea to guilty of a burglary charge and received a one-year jail term. He allegedly took a stereo Jan. 18 from a residence in the 2400 Halo ot Heat Dryer Cost one-third less to operate Automatic Dries full load in 26 to 32 minutes No hotspot plus MAYTAG DEPENDABILITY MAYTAG Pbee (HI I ONLY MOLES Gives you if Two years parts Uggi & labor warranty lililllJUJj MO UEfltolL3HIE!EHr As it wound up, the council will continue to meet four Monday nights a month and also will go to some kind of regular work session schedule, possibly from 4 p.m. to 6 each Monday as proposed by Councilman Edwin Stillings. block of Trade Street SE. Brisburn Napoleon Parson, 56, 547 S. Front St., Woodburn, pleaded innocent to a charge of sexual abuse, involving an alleged Jan. 17 incident with a 5-year-old Woodburn boy. David Ross Annin, 20, Portland, changed his plea to guilty of a charge of unauthorized use of a vehicle. He was given a suspended one-year jail term and placed on three years probation. Other charges of burglary and attempting to elude a police officer are expected to be dismissed. He was accused of breaking into Capitol Chevrolet-Cadillac, 605 Commercial St. NE, stealing the keys to a 1973 car and driving the vehicle from the lot Jan. 12. He was arrested by Salem police following a chase in downtown Salem. Blood Pressure Check Offered A free blood pressure check will be offered by the Detachment 1, 45th Station Hospital of the Army Reserve this week as a public service. Times are today, Thursday and Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Lancaster Mall in Salem. Officers of the Reserve unit will also be on hand to explain how persons can get a free education through the Reserve program. M.J (ft) Best -Selections T"

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