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Richmond Times-Dispatch from Richmond, Virginia • 3

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WNMiwear i-i Richmond Timw-Dwpateh Fri July 16 1982 B3 I i Sot guilty says registration resister Central State says patient died in unit shoes A blue pencil holder hung at his belt Before his arraignment he Joined about 60 church and peace group members in song and prayer outside the Poff Federal Building Eller whose statements have been made in precise language listened quietly as UA Attorney Montgomery Tucker explained the charges against him and then nervously misstated his plea and had to correct himself bers have gained conscientious objector status Eller is the second man to be indicted for failing to register with the Selective Service System since registration was resumed two years ago If convicted he faces a possible maximum sentence of five years in prison and a $10000 fine But Assistant UA Attorney EL Montgomery Tucker indicated the possibility that Eller could be sentenced if convicted under the federal Youth Corrections Act The provision allows a Judge to sentence a person under 26 to a period of probation or confinement that can be shortened after the sentence is begun The Suffolk man was ordered Sept 23 to the forensic unit to restore him to competence to stand trial on a sexual assault charge Camarata said Within the last year the rensic unit for the criminally insane has been the target of criticism because of untfer-staffing that has resulted In insufficient treatment programs A task force reviewing the mental health department's forensic services system reported in the spring that reorganization was needed in the unit because its staff itself under siege and unable to make sustained efforts to improve the quality of love means we do not make the other feel defensive and want to fight she said Eller joined hands with supporters and thanked them for their presence are here to stand up for what we believe is way and the example He has shown us" he said After the 10-minute hearing Eller told reporters that he pleaded not guilty because there was no criminal intent in his refusal to register me I'm not he said is not my whole purpose nor intent to be acquitted It is my purpose to stand where I He said he will participate in his defense to ensure that his views are clearly articulated Attorney Arthur Strickland of Roanoke will handle legal issues Eller said his stand is a personal one but he acknowledged that peace groups are using his case to focus attention on their opposition to draft registration realise I cannot avoid being part of the movement but I'm no he said Ti mes-Dispatch State Staff PETERSBURG A 28-year-old mentally retarded man died in the forensic unit for the criminally insane at Central State Hospital last weekend the director said yesterday Michael Camarata said the man whom he refused to identify became extremely excited by a television dance show he was watching in a day room Saturday afternoon began wheezing and collapsed Staff members attempted cardiopulmonary resuscitation but the man was pronounced dead at 2 pjn The medical preliminary report indicted that the obese moderately retarded patient apparently died of natural causes Camarata said The patient also was diagnosed as having behavioral problems and high blood pressure Results of tests being conducted by the state medical examiner to determine the cause of death are expected in several weeks Camarata said Anna Mow of Roanoke an 88-year-old Brethren leader and former missionary told the group are a lot of things to figure out to be true to our coin that says God we trust" She cautioned that religious witness against military involvement should not be allowed to evoke anger or violence in those who disagree with the pacifist position position of peace and Herrity had county officials send what he said is a legally binding contract form to both firms last week A spokesman for Ttele-Com-munications Inc said yesterday in Denver that his company cannot sign the guarantee as requested by Herrity because the 215 shareholders who are the local partners legally control 51 percent of the operation I admit I have not registered I plead guilty by reason of conscience I mean I plead not guilty by reason of he said to sympathetic laughter from supporters Tall and slender with neat dark hair Eller stood with his hands at his side and answered questions in a soft voice He wore a plaid shirt a tie corduroy pants and worn Jogging estimated last year that the franchise could be worth as much as $260 million in 15 years Herrity and other board members have said that despite letters and verbal assurances from top company officials they fear that the parent companies will not stand behind their affiliates if the operations encounter unexpected difficulties Media General guarantees Fairfax cable would be built Appomattox farm tours are planned Six farms in Appomattox County will open their gates to visitors from 9:30 am to 830 pm tomorrow for the annual Virginia Farm Tour that is expected to draw more than 30000 people The tour is designed to show off well-managed operations and provide demonstrations of production techniques Farms in five other counties have participated in previous tours There is no charge for the self-guided tours which will show off Wildwood Farm a pine tree and Angus cattle operation: Edlee Acres a purebred Angus operation Torrence Farm a dairy form Maple Hill Farm a beef and tobacco farm Hix Brothers Dairy and the Clarence Jones Farm a tobacco operation Three information centers will provide maps One will be at the Farmer's National Bank on UA 460 in Appomattox one will be at Pamplin Exxon Station on UA 460 east of Appomattox and one will be at Big Horn Market in Concord at UA 460 and state Route 24 west of Appomattox ijhuili- iji is mu Your VISA9 NOTICE COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA Stats Department of Nealth Preventive Heaftli Block Grant REPORT 01 PROGRAMS TO RE SUPPORTED AND SERVICES TO BE PROVIDED FISCAL YEAR 1983 By Gail Nardi Timu-Dispatch State Staff ROANOKE Enten Eller a 20-year-old Bridgewater College student pleaded not guilty reason of con science" yesterday to a charge of failing to register for the draft US District Judge James Turk scheduled trial for Aug 17 in Roanoke He ordered him released on a personal recognisance bond and imposed no travel restrictions Eller a senior math and physics major from California who has an A average is a member of the Church of the Brethren It opposes military service and many of its mem Police keep searching for diabetic Times-Dupatch State Staff CHARLOTTESVILLE -Police reduced the search crew yesterday that had worked around the clock for three days in an unsuccessful attempt to find a missing 12-year-old diabetic girl who was last seen early Monday morning A mountain climbing crew and volunteer firefighters were allowed to go home but police investigators are continuing a 24-hour search for Katherine Worsky She was reported missing several hours after the girlfriend with whom she was spending the night Sunday awoke at 5:30 am to find her gone Police Chief John DeK Bowen said that he remains concerned about the girl because her last known daily insulin injection was Sunday morning Police said they do not believe that the Burley Middle School student was running away because she was dressed only in a T-shirt and underwear Her shoes clothing and insulin were still at the house Since Monday more than 50 police officers and volunteers have searched the five-mile area between the two homes Using special tracking dogs brought in from Northern Virginia and a helicopter police scanned thousands of acres in Albemarle County Wednesday A psychic was called in Tuesday and predicted that the girl would be found near a flat-roofed stone building located dose to water Since then police have received more than 100 calls and have checked without success nearly 25 locations fitting that description Police also have dragged several ponds and searched the Rivanna Reservoir where the body of an 18-year-old Albemarle County woman was found after her disappearance June 19 outgrown our present location and we will be moving to 31 17 West Cary St (formerly Kenneth Lord Furniture) From now until our move in August we are having a moving sale! In accordance with Title XIX Part A at the Public Health Services Act and Title XVII Section 1742 of the Omnibus Reconciliation Act of 1981 (PL 97-35) Virgina will submit an application for the Preventive Health and Health Services Block Grant for the 1983 Fiscal year to the US Department of Health and Human Services Centers for Disease Control to use funds allotted under Section 1903 of the Act to carry out the following programs: i (1) community and school-based fluoridation programs (2) preventive health service programs for screenin preventive neaitu service programs jor screening FAIRFAX (AP) A Richmond-based communications firm has guaranteed construction of an $85 million cable television system in Fairfax County if its subsidiary is awarded a franchise The guarantee was signed this week by Media General Inc which owns daily newspapers and other properties on behalf of its local subsidiary Media General Cable of Fairfax County Inc The action came after county board Chairman John Her-rity said he feared the subsidiary might not have enough money on its own The parent company of the competing firm Tele-Communications Inc of Denver so far has declined to sign a similar guarantee although its president told the board at a public hearing that he would back the local venture Herrity said Media guarantee would have a major impact on the firm's chances when the 15-year cable monopoly is awarded July 26 can have all the great plans of mice and men to build it and if you have the financial wherewithall the whole thing could fall Media General and Telecommunications which owns 49 percent of a local partnership called Fairfax Telecommunications Co are waging a fierce battle for the lucrative franchise A county consultant Rape reported A 22-year-old eastern Henrico woman told police she was raped about 230 am yesterday by a man armed with a screwdriver CORRECTION Due to a late delivery FINISH Dishwasher Detergent 20-oz pkg is not available as advertised Sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused our customers SAFEWAY Selected Floor Samples One of a Kind Pieces Discontinued Items Scratch and Dent LIVING ROOM DINING ROOM BEDROOM SELECTED WALLSYSTEMS ACCESSORIES Quantities Limited Act Now For Best Selections ALL PRICES CASH CARRY DEUVERY ASSEMBLY EXTRA 1 If Ss 'it c-l NAACP meeting The Richmond branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People will meet at 730 pm July 27 at Hood Temple AME Church 16 Clay St Umar Kenyatta will speak on Monitoring Ourselves WWW ''i-i yr t-Z I S'S 4-' At I lot for the detection diagnosis prevention and referral for treatment of and folow-up on compliance with treatment prescribed for hypertension (3) community-based comprehensive programs designed to deter smoking and the use of alcoholic beverages among children and adolescents and other risk reduction and health education programs f4) provision of comprehensive environmental health services through local departments of healt (5) feasibility studies and planning for emergency medical services systems and the establishment expansion and improvement of such systems excluding cost of the operation or the purchase of equipment for these systems Your Scandinavian Store IN HISTORIC SHOCKOE VALLEY 648-6350 1705 Franklin St Monwvora JT8 furniture store international inc 0 fls-f Welcome (6) providing services to rape victims and for rape prevention As a part of the application for the Preventive Health and Health Services Block Grant Virginia has certified that SALES funds provided will be used only for the purposes specified and that the State will comply with all of the provisions of provi the Act A copy of the application is available for review at local health departments in each citycounty within the ealth departments in each citycounty within the i public hearing on the application will be held by the I Assembly: Any person wishing to make comments on lication should submit such comments in writing to: application should State A General the OfflciiftliCoaalssliiir Stits Hulth Dapartnait Janfis Midisoa Billdlng 109 GivanorSL Boon 400 RJchnoid Virginia 23219 All comments must be received by pm July 30 1982 Further information concerning the block grant is available from the Division of Health Planning State Health Depart ment 109 Governor Street Room 1010 Richmond Virginia 23219 Tbnighv into a thick juicy roast PrimeRih ror only Now for famous lb Prime Rib thick and juicy Trimmed nice and lean Served every day of the week with your choice of a Grade A Baked Potato (with Sour Cream if you'd Idee) or crispy French Fries Plus our terrific all-you-can-eat garden-fresh Tossed Salad And all rite oven baked Dinner Rolls you can pack away Think you're hungrier than that? 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