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May 11, 1974

Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas · Page 7

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PfOMcutor Comments | LITTLE ROCK (AP)--Pros. Atty. Le« Munson of Little Rock said Friday the state Supreme Court did not need to give the University of Arkansas at Little Rock permission to allow Dr. Grant Cooper to continue teaching through Wednesday. Munson told the state's high court he would not hold the school in contempt of court for it. D R I V E - i N THEUm NOW SHOWING 8:30 LATE BONUS FEATURE ANGELS' ® WLD WOMEN 2 p.m. " MU. NEWMAN THE STING WINNER OF SEVEN ACADEMY AWARDS Including Best Picture Sun. MM 2 p-n. Funniest Western sine.: "Cat Ballou" (n) Mel Brooks 'BLAZING SADDLES iJ mu FM. T:» -- 9:15 EOA Seeks Community Aid In Assessment Of Area Needs The Washington County Economic Opportunity Agency (EOA) will conduct its annual needs assessment this month. This is the first step in the agency's annual planning process which will result in the submission of an application for ocal initiative funding. Planning meetings, to be held throughout the county, will consist of a slide show report of current programs and .discussion of possible projects for the 1974-1975 program year. Charles Johnson, executive director, said that in contrast .0 Family Planning or Head Start funds, which must be used specifically for operation of those programs, local initiative money is not earmarked. "It is flexible and may be used to carry out a wide variety of local projects, and the agency asks the community to help decide what these projects will be." he said. Area wide meetings scheduled are as follows: Western Washington County, including Cane Hill, Lincoln and Prairie Grove, 7:30 p.m. May 16. at Prairie Grove Battlefield Park. Mrs. Barbara Banner is organizer. Fayetteville-Farmington, 7:30 p.m. May 20, West Fayetteville Housing Project, Mrs. Theresa Davis, organizer. Springdale, 7:30 p.m. May 21, Springdale Head Start Center. Mrs. Annabelle Hodges, organizer. South Washington County, including Winslow and Brentwood, 7:30 p.m. May 23, West Fork School Home Economics Building, Mrs. Stephanie Jones, organizer. Persons attending the plan ning meetings will be reimbursed at the rate of 10 cents per mile for transportation and babysitting services will be provided at no cost, according to EOA officials. Johnson also invites com munity groups wishing to participate in the needs assessment o make program reservations by calling 521-1394. Current programs underway nclude head start, home start, 'amily planning and voluntary sterilization, retired senior volunteer program, nutrition program for the elderly, the ·ural mountain producers exchange, tile Winslow Cannery and support to Youth Bridge and coordination of volunteers in t h e Volunteers n Service to America (VISTA) program. It also provides office space to Ozark Literacy. Council and the newly formed chapter of SCAN (Suspected Child Abuse and Neglect). Milk Production WASHINGTON (AP) -America's dairy cows last month produced an average of more pounds of milk than in April 1973, but there were three per cent fewer cows, so milk production fell again, the Dc ; partment of Agriculture reports. Total estimated production of milk for the months set at 10.08 billion pounds, two per cent ess than a year ago. That worked 'out to 901 pounds per cow. Store Accused LITTLE ROCK (AP) -- A Little Rock furniture store was accused Friday of running i con game" whereby it bough furniture on credit, sold it to customers, but did not deliver it and then disappeared with its inventory. The creditors of Factory Surplus and Freight Sales made the charge. They asked U.S. Distric' Court to declare the store bank rupt and to issue an order to stop its owners from snipping its inventory out of the state. "The Spikes Gang Frt. San.-Tkura. T:«i Frt-ft 7:».:« CM. MM. 2 p.m. tP GflT/BV "*·* 1M ··^rr^nJ fKiT* BfHHTMa (PO) ody TDiane llea ~"Kgaton "Sleeper"' NORTH and SOUTH SMORGASBORD ALL THE PIZZA ami SALAD You Can Eejt $141 1 MONDAY 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. BRING THE KIDS Only lOc Per Year of Age Black Market Is Blamed For Rising Prices NEW DELHI, India (AP) -Chaman Lai Verma joined the railway union three months ago, about the time he got married and tried feeding two persons on $32 a month. One-third of his wages goes jr rent, because his eight years on the job do not qualify iim for subsidized housing. Host of the rest buys food. "With the increasing prices, my stomach just doesn't get filled up with this," he told a railyard visitor, explaining why w joined thousands of other railroad workers this week in a crippling strike. Their target: 75 per cent wage increases and annual bonuses of one month's pay. Indian law requires similar bonuses for many private businesses and some other government corporations, but Prime Minister Indira Gandhi's government says the rail unionists' demands would be too much for struggling economy to ah sorb. India's 1.4 million rail work ers, employes of the world's fourth largest railroad, are paid between $32 and $160 month, and another 300,000 part-time laborers draw even less. Many nevertheless refused to follow the strike call, heeding the government's poverty plea afraid to jeopardize their jobs in an economy with an unemployment rate estimated at'15 per cent and more. But Verma, 25. a truck driver and loader, followed his leaders out in Wednesday's first strike call. "It's not a question of my liking it or not liking it. We have no option," he said. Sita, Verma's 22-year-old bride, brews a cup of tea and gives him a dry cracker for breakfast More he bicycles nine miles to his job. For lunch it's a chapati, a flat Indian wheat bread, and lentil soup called dal. Although he doesn't agree with the government's handling of the strike -- more than 4,000 union activists have been ar rested -- he does not blame the government for his problems. "It is not tile fault of the government or of the strikers. It is the fault of the black markc eers who raise the prices," he said. Securities Industry 'Coming To Grips' With Problems W H I T E S U L P H U R t h e industry w a s f a r from SPRINGS. W.Va. (AP) -- Thei reat| y to roll over and die. setting was a e full-bloom At Bonanza you don't have to eat in the parking lot. Drive-ins are nice. For kkh. Kids dont 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, so 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 quiet dinner 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 still have hamburgers, but you can have a steak. Don't you deserve to have what you want to have fordinner? Bonanza ., The famiy restaurant even a father could low*. Horu fenger OK) French MM. $1.19 $1.29 CAOtrXMT AVMAM HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY $2.29 North 521-356S Free CanMtiem to Mothers While They Lart Air Force Would Bum Chemical WASHINGTON (AP) -- Some 3 million gallons of a plan Her once banned from use ii e Vietnam war would be de .royed by burning in a remote rea of the Pacific Ocean, ac ording to an Air Force propos 1. The proposed disposal of the o-calied agent Orange WHS se orth Friday in an environmen al impact statement sent tc arious federal agencies am ate governments. U.S. forces used the chemica xtensively in Vietnam from 962 to 1970 to clear jungl reas used as cover by Nortl 'ietnamese and Viet Cong roops. Its use was halted aftc dboratory tests showed i aused retarded growth anc irth defects in rats. Under the new proposal, th hemical would be burnect of he coast of Johnston Island i tie Pacific or on the island it elf. Johnston Island is often use ; a site for nuclear weapon esting. The Air Force said prelim ary tests show "there will b 10 significant enviromnenta mpact upon either the air xiean environment." In 1972. the Air Force est mated the worth of the stock lilcd chemical at $16.9 million itorage costs have run $200.00 year. No estimate was give or the cost of destroying Ih itockpile. The Air Force proposed January 1972 that the chemica burned in commercial .. cinerators at Deer Park Tev nd Sauget, III., but citizen mtl environmental officials pr tested of possible health ha ards. Spencer Injured ARLINTON. Tex. ( A P ) _ Jim Spencer, Texas Range irst basem.m who was hittm 354, will miss the next f i i ;ames because of a foot injur Manager Rilly Martin said Fr day. Spencer injured his foot whe he stumbled over first has running on: a ground ba against Kansas City. ARKANSAS INSTRUMENT TV RADIO SERVICE rnt Pickup Jk DMlvtr? "C«tor Sp-iialilN' 44J-S5520MI2-935* NOW SHOWING Opwi 7:30 · Show 8:20 'JESUS CHRIST SUPERSIAir «»a, -- PLUS -- plush resort of springtime. "We have we're coming problems, to grips but with t the mood was of gloom and'l them '" * *»'"*· " A f e w - veiirs uslration as the Securities In- ago we weren't doing that." ustry Association held its arly gathering here this past O'Brien saw several measures the industry was taking to improve its position, such as eek. The onting the stockbrokers from new approaches lo serve' irT- ound the nation was paintUny vestors. list of worries (:"··- cutting costs and developing fig: He said one major goal is the --Low, or no, profits and ac-1 strengthening of the Securities mpanying financial pressures I Investor Protection Corp.. a at had reduced the number of · body created three years ago to ew York Stock Exchange bro-] cushion investors against losses erage firms by 60. or 12 per j i n the event of failure of the ent of the total, in the last 18; brokerage firm with which they dealt. He conceded that the fledgling body "in the minds of the public doesn't have the same image" as the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp., which onths. --A depressed stock market nd trading volume at low lev- s that promised no immediate nancial improvement. --The rising competitive real posed by the far more nancially muscular banking dustry as it expands in secu- Shorp Killed HELLEFONTK, Ark. (AP) -John Sharp, 85. of near Ilarri- was killed early today svhen he was struck by a car on U.S. 02 two miles east of this Boone County community. State Police said. Police said the pedestrian tvas 'the father-in-law of U.S. R e p . John Paul Ham- merschmidl, R-Ark. Stale Police said the accident occurred when Roy Owen Burkes, 19, of Hindsville, the driver of the car. was traveling west and saw Sharp in the middle cf the highway. Police said Burkes unsuccessfully tried to stop the car. A car that was following the Burkes vehicle tried to stop, but instead struck the Burkes cur. most of the week. Store Printing UTTl.K HOCK (AP) -- Th« stale Printing Specification* Review Committee will hold * public hearing June 2*5 on Its idminislrtitive law procedures. William D. Caddy, committee chairman and administrator of the state Purchasing Division. said Friday the committee in January amended its procedures so that printing companies bidding on contracts would have to submit a bond of $1.000 with each bid. That procedure was to last 180 days, a period that expires July 4. Gaddy s a i d the question of making the procedure permanent would be an issue at the hearing. Opinions and complaints about the entire set of rules also might be voiced at the June hearing, he said. Governor Appoints LITTLE ROCK (AP) -- Gov.- Dale Bumpers announced Friday that he had appointed Dorothy Lanclis Gray of Bates- More than 30 banks uppcd ville to the Governor's Commis- thqir prime fee to 11 V\ per cent'sion on the Status of Women. i Friday. t She replaces Dr. Betty Lawi The boost makes it even i of Tcxarkana. who resigned' He said the' industry mayjmore expensive for big corpo-| Bum icrs also_ has reap- insures bank deposits. also need some help from the rate customers to borrow mon- government in the form of tax provisions that would aid in im- ties research and other !Stment services. proving its capital position. Edward I. O'Bri"n i- ·.'· "A good stock market and rst week as the SIA's presl- lower interest rates would ent. admitted the industry .. .,o help," O'Brien said at the open- ad an image problem with the ring of the three-day meeting, ublic. i But in an interview later, he, This difficulty. he said, added. "I would hat? to see the emmed not only from the industry bailed out just by a ock market's weakness itself, better stock market. It's good ut from the internal problems'for the industry to deal with! the industry. i these problems and learn f r o m ] But O'Brien, who had been]them." i hairman of the executive corn-( At week's end, the prime rate ittee of Bache Co., a major (resumed its upward movement rokerage house, insisted t h a t ' a f t e r sitting at 11 per cent for ey but does not directly affect consumer and small business rates. pointet George Treat of Marshall to the state Public Welfare Buai'd. Treat's term will expire April 30, 1983. THE HUT DELIVERS! MOVING! EXCITING! 521-3O11 Now Open at 11:00 a.m. K* PIZZA, MHWICU SUPREME? MM). 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