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May 12, 1974

Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas · Page 2

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1A 0 Nerthwnt Arl:on»o» TIMES, Sun., Moy 12, 1974 FAVKTTEVILLE, ARKANSAS Youih Hurt In Cycle Mishap A 14-year-old Prairie Grove hoy was released after treatment at Washington Regional Medical Center Saturday af- ernoon after the motorcycle he vas riding collided with a car n Winslow. State Trooper Charles Brooks said Douglas Rhodes was at- empling lo pass a car driven y Martha Moody. 35. of Winslow, when M r s . Woody made a left turn onto Main Street in Winslow. Rhodes was thrown from his cycle. The accident occurred at 1:12 p.m. Saturday. MOUNTAIN OF TRASH COVERS PORTION OF ABANDONED LANDFILL (TIMESphoto By Ken Good) '· . . . w h e r e refuse collected during city-wide sweep last month teas dumped, creating a problem that hasn't yet been solved by city officials At Springdale Clean Up Leaves A Dirty Problem By P E G G Y F K I Z K K L L 'TIMES Staff Writer SPRINGDALE -- Trash nt the city's old landfill site is ' piled "neck deep'' in plfices. according to Mayor J'ark Phillips. The site was used last month to d u m p approximately 500 trucfcloads of trash collected during the city-wide clean up campaign. Because the city-owned property is unauthorised as a solid waste disposal point by the stale Department of Pollution Control and Ecology, Ihe dumping of the refuse was not Jegal, according to a .spokesman from thu pollution control agency. The Arkansas Solid Waste D i s p o s a l Code specifically slates "no person shall dispose of solid waste at any disposal site or facility other than a disposal site or facility for which a permit has been issued by the department," NASHVILLE, Avk. (AP) -Pierre S.ilingcr, press secretary lo the late former President .John pectedly accompanied Sen. J. W. Fulbright to a luncheon at the Southwest Arkansas District Poultry Festival Saturday. Fulbright, who is seeking re- Coed Helping Raise Orphan Family ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -With a helping hand from Grandma, 19-year-old Mylan Masson is rearing her orphan brothers and sisters and still finding lime lo go to college and hold down three part-time jobs. "I'm constantly on the run and I'm never on lime for work," she explained. "I'm always late for everything." Her parents, Robert and Slyvia Masson, and her youngest brother, Keith. 13, drowned last June 28 on a fishing pcdition in Canada. Miss Masson said there was never any question about the rest of the f a m i l y ' s slaying together, Other family members arc Bruce, 25. who helps all he c a n i c a s t of Spnngdalc by despite serious health prob-1 r '.' om .. r ! ho Washington lerns; Nancy, 17; Bradley. 1C; sheriff s office. Miriam. 12; and N'orma Jean] The motorcycle. Collected in National Guard vehicles and Street Department .rucks, the trash was transported to a former l a n d f i l l site car Ibu plant in of town' wastewater treatment the northeast section This site, which was operated Ijy a private f i r m for about a year, finally was closed by the Department of Pollution control and Ecology because of continuous problems with highly riolliitant leachalcs -- liquid thai has percolated through olid waste and contains d i s s o l v e d o r suspended materials in it. The trash from the clean up was dumped directly onto the ground and not buried. Phillips said ihc cost of burying the refuse would be expensive as it would involve the bulldozer at $25 cost of a hour. He said the trash was being used fill actual gullies, dumping However, the site was niop a hill Asked if the city would eventually cover the trash in an otherwise scenic setting. Phillips said maybe. Pressed f u r t h e r , he said he would not make a commitment. Phillips cited tbe high cost of disposing the trash in the stale-appro vert sanitary landfill as the reason for dumping the refuse rather than transporting it io the private landfill operated by Simray Sanitation. At first, Phillips estimated it would have cost between $10.000 and $15.000 in fees to the landfill operators to dispose of the waste collected during the clean up campaign. lie, then admitted he did not know what the cost would have been. However, Sunray Sanitation o p e n e d i t s landfill free of c h a r g e to Washington County, which held a countywide clean up the day before Springdale held its drive. Harold Duggar of the county sanitation department said the landfill operators did not charge the county the dump truckload usual because per they told him they wanted to help out in the area-wide clean up campaign. Some of the trash collected in rural Washington County was taken to the state-approved Landfill in fayelteville as well. The county did pay the usual $5 per load foe there, Duggar said. Fayetleville, which held its city-wide clean up campaign the same da yas the county, disposed of all a p p r o v e d its trash sanitary at the landfill operated by C and L Landfill C otn pa ny. Th e city paid the owners $205 for the use of the landfill for one full day, according to a spokesman from the city's sanitation department. In an earlier conversation this week, Phillips said the stale Department of Pollution Control and Ecology had told him to b u rn Ih e a stes th a t we r e dumped during the clean up In checking this, the TIMES learned that state officials did not know the wastes from the clean up campaign had been open dumped and had not tolc the city to burn the trash. A department spokesman telephoned the mayor and toTd him this. "It was a pretty big misunderstanding," lie said. Open burning of wastes prohibited by the state's air pollution control code. The spokesman added thai the mayor said he was please* the city would not have to hum the trash. As for what will be done about the dumped refuse in an unauthorized area, fielc representatives from the Prai rie Grove district office of the Pollution Control Agency saic they will investigate the matter. Salinger Joins Fulbright At Poultry Festival Luncheon Kennedy, unex- Stolen Cycle Found Submerged In White River A motorcycle, reported stolen Feb. 7' in Springdale was recovered Saturday afternoon from 49 feet of water at the White River Bridge on Hwy (iS i diver Countv Their grandmother. Kathryn Masson, moved in after the tragedy. Miss Masson describes her grandmother as "a gift from God. She's 72 anil acts she's 32." Mrs. Masson helps wilh the Davidson Harlcy- Sportstnr, was .stolen from rlie home of Geor Mullins, 1320 AQ Circle. A spokesman for the sheriff's office said deputies had r e c e i v e d information that someone was seen pushing the motorcycle into Ihe river. The spokesman said tin ---, ............. motorcycle had been driven housework and cooki=g. Miss: about 140 miles since the theft .Masson kpps tabs on doctor I according to the odometer and dentist appointments for! -- her brothers and sisters and I conferences at school with their teachers. She says she also likes to "qo I" their sofiball "amps and PTA, to do things with them as best I can." Miss Mas:-on works part-time at two movie theaters and aft Vandals Spray Painl On Eight Automobiles school is a gymnasium director al at an elementary school. Fayetteville p o l i c e said vandals sprayed red a full-time In addition, she' Fiudent at St. Catherine Col- .ege. where she is a sophomore, studying to become a physical education leacher. "My grades suffer." . mitted. "I do the best I do go to c\ paint ... eight cars near the 'n-.o^ccr-on of Maple Streo: and .\Ioek Avenue and along Ila Little Friday ni»M or "earlv' election, faces tough opposition from the other Democratic contender, Gov. Dale Bumpers. A Nashville newsman asked Salinger if he was joining Fill bright's campaign. Salinger said he was not and that he was just an old friend of the senator. Al Fulbrigbt's campaign headquarters in Little Rock Saturday, Rob McHenry, campaign worker for Fulbright, said he did not know what Salinger's vosition in the race was. "I d onot thinik we knew he was coining." McHenry said when asked why no announce merit had been made about Salinger's visit. McHenry speculated that Salinger was in Arkansas as a reporter. Salinger now works Tor the Paris Express. This is not the first time tha a national figure has appearec in Arkansas with Fulbright this election year. Last \vcek, Fulbright greeted Sen. Alike Mansfield. D Mont, at Little Rock as the Senate majority leader arrived to ad dress the Arkansas Bankers Association. Although Manfield was one ol the hosts at a fund-raising re cepfion in Washington for Fillbright, he insisted that he came fo Arkansas to speak to the bankers. nrt lo put in a politi cfil appearance for his col league.'. Several weeks ago. Sen. Robert Byrrl. D-Va. . spoke at a Democratic political rally Kussellvillo. The majority whip said he was not endorsing Fulbright or Rumpers. Shortly before Bumpers announced for the Senate race Secretary of State Henry A. Xissinger stopped briefly ^ Radiator Stolen Johnny Woodward, 1605 W. L8th St., told Fayetteville police Saturday that the radiator was stolen from his car sometime Street Saturday 1 c a r s "Rock (ti'meet two \viih' FuT- - . . . . b r i g h t . The two men held ,, morning. Lach of the joint news conference, but Kis c l r i n r . 1 '" - V " ' ' " ''"' ' S ' n S C r 5a ' d h ' 5 v i s i t " f l S 10t stripe down one side and each i prompted by the possibility of she ad-icVnseculiveir- «!Se ""thS^""TM' ""*«"' "" S TM t B I can. I ! cirri t Car Stolen ibrtfjtotst A blue Camaro. Patrick Hall. 5 Ml. Nor'd Drive- George Madson. 413 Mock Ave · : Robert Burns, in Mock Ave.: Camaro. owned bv ;.Ma\ .vlc-iscn, 12? W. ]!a SI · Biasim'ame of ''inn [Dean Pmcell: 20.5 W. Ila St! .Drive/Springdale '«·£ ''sMSel^Ms?. 1 - a " d : M o . e n Saturday --- 1!)74 Chevrolet AnneUe reported MEMBER ASSOCIATED PREs, TdB ASKSa;ed Frtu is K.-MH a- clnriTdy to Ihe ui for rs 7 .:bM. tbi a aU local ce«s p-.aiel i, ,h. - ON R4TRS Or.o^r 1. I?TC Ptr raor.tli bv carrier Kax:» copy daily KK, C.S. Man Vtt, Ark.. AdaIr ~Co..' iy I mor,thf . · moalht ,, 1 TEAR ««T Boar ____ (3 3 . I 9.50 . 18.00 - UM ttJL tun. CKC*irno*i (STABLE n ADVAMX parked on East Center Street. The car. stolen between 12:30 Mokes Solo Flight Navy Ensign D a n n y Marshall. «rm of M r ? . Charles; J. fowle-r of Route o. Sprin"1 dale, recently made his f i r s t ' solo f l i g h t in a naval aircraft a; Pcnsacola, Fla. where he is stationed. He is a srartuate of! tni- L n i v c r s i t y of Arkansas and 2:30 p.m.. bears !974 Arkansas license plate DHE 974 T h e vehicle identification n u m b e r is 1Q87H4\!6'844 MISSED YOUR PAPER? WE'RE SORRY! If you cannot reach your TIMES carrier PHONE 442-6242 Daily 5 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday 3 to 6 p.m. Suoday 8 to 9:30 a.m. People Helping People Director! of Funeral Service Services: MARTI. ALFHtO J., ST. -- ilonday, 10:30 a.m.. Trinity Church. Rev. Larry Dodger officiating. Interment, National Cemetery. SLAREN, MRS. LULA -Monday 2:00 p.m.. Center Street Chv.rch of Chrin, Mr. Albert Gardner officiating, In- termen'.. Combs Chapel. · EHRLC. JAMU W.. Jr. -Arrangement* pending. News Briefs Friday. Woodward both radiator hoses cut with a knife. said had that been Reports For Duly Marine Pfc. Michael L. Willard, son of Mrs. H a d e n Evans of Route 2, Bentonville, has reported for duty at the Marine Air Station at Beaufort, S.C. He attended Bentonville High School. Body Recovered ARKADELPIITA. A r k . (AP) -- Weary searchers ended almost a five-day dragging operation Saturday when they recovered the body of Bobbj Reed. 3, of near Arkadelphia from the Ouachita River near here. The boy \vas one of six per. sons who drowned Honda) night when a truck carrying nine persons plunged into the river. Passenger Dies El Paso. Ark. (AP) -- Ma Elzcr. 70. of North Little Rock was killed Saturday in a two car crash at the intersection o Arkansas 5 and U.S. 64 in this White County community, Slat Police said. Trooper Houston Talley said three other persons were in jurcd. 3 injured In 3-Car Mishap Three persons were treated and released at Washington Regional Medical Center S i t u r d a ) afternoon following a three car accident at 707 S. School Ave. FayettcvjHe police identified the injured as Frances C Erwin. 45, of 400 Applebj Springdale: Vickie Griffith, 28 Route 1, West Fork, a passenger in the Erwin car and Gregory P. McKenzie. 25, of 216 Stilton St. M c K e n z i e ' s wife. Nancy MoKenzie, 21, was listed as injured on the accident report but did not require treatment at the hospital. Police said the accident occurred when a truck driven by Waller P. Gipson. 27 of Lake City, struck the rear of the McKenzie vehicle, knocking it into the rear of the Erwin car. The McKenzie and Erwin vehicles were both stopped waiting for t r a f f i c to clear. Gipson was charged with driving while intoxicated. Oklahomans fCOXTIXUED FKOII PACE ONI) the President and hoisted banners of support. Stepping to a microphone. Nixon referred to the shouts of "Hang in there" and "We're with you" and said. "Believe me, that does your heart good." "I have that old Okie spirit deep down inside," he added. "We never give up." A few boos were heard from the air base crowd. Obituary MRS. EDNA NAAS Rogers -- Mrs. Edna Linz \ T aas, 84, or Rogers, died Saturday in the Rogers hospital Jorn April 20, 1890 in Maysville Ky., she was a Presbyterian. Survivors are the husband. Frank Naas of the home; one laughter, Mrs. Frances Conn o Lighthouse Point. Fla.; three grandchildren and two groat grandchildren- Funeral service will be at 1( a.m. Tuesday at Elmhurst, III. with local arrangements b, Allison Funeral Home. Two-Car Collision Injures Two Women A two-car collision at the intersection of South School Street and the Hwy. 71 bypass ate Friday morning resulted in minor injuries to two persons. Barbara H. McCarty, 26. Greenland was treated and released a', a private physi cian's office and Mrs. Mattie Walls. 72. of Plummerville did not require treatment. Fayetteville police said the accident occurred when a car driven by Robert L. Jefferson 18, of Plummerville attemptec to turn on the bypass and pulled into the path of the McCarty vehicle, which was traveling north on the -bypass. Mrs. Wall; was a passenger in the Jef ferson car. Cyclist Injured In 2-Vehicle Collision S P R I N G D A L E -- Ton) Marshall. 21, Koute 5, was it satisfactory condition at Spring dale Memorial Hospital Saturday night following a collision between his motorcycle and pickup truck Friday night ,, the intersection of Hwy 68B ant Parson's Read. State Trooper Charles Mille said Marshall was injured when his cycle ran into the rear o a pickup driven by James liver 3'!. of Route 1, Fayetleville Miller said Hyer and Marshal were both traveing south on Hwy. 68 when Hyer slowed fo a turning car Miller said charges agains Marshall are pending. BILL SKELTON IS THE MAN WE NEED FOR . . . WASHINGTON COUNTY SHERIFF Paid for by P. L. Kilpatriek BLAKE TUNE .. .student of the year City Policeman Takes Top Honors At Academy Patrolman Blake Tune of the Fayetteville Police Department has been named Student of the Year at the Arkansas Police Academy. Tune took his basic training at the Academy in April and May of 1973 prior to actively joining the Fayetteville force. At the completion of his 190 hours of basic training ,he was named the top iti his class, which qualified him for the student of the year competition. Also in the competition was Patrolman Charles Vandcrpuol of Fayetteville, who finished first in a later class at the Academy last year. Announcement of the selection of Tune from eight candidates came , late Friday afternoon. Patrolman Tune is SO and lives with his wife. Ruth, and two children at 1126 Gregg St. Tune attended the University of Arkansas and Texas A and M University, where both he and his wife took courses polygraph ojwration. He is the polygraph operator for the Police Department. Tune's score on his basic training at the Academy earned him the highest score -- 96.125 per cent -- given at the Academy, according to Police Chief Hollis Spencer. accident al the intersection of Thompson Street and Sunset \vnm\ Te injuries required inly minor treatment. The injured were identified as Mrs. Elsa Beiersdorf. 77, of 1010 Mayes St. and Michael O, Austin, 25, of Concord, Okla. Police said Ihe accident occurred when the brakes on a car driven by A. F. Beiersdorf 80. of 1010 Mayes St., [ailed and the car struck another-car in the rear. The second car. driven by Austin, rear-ended a third car, driven by Denver L Willis, 21. of 35.3 Caudle Ave. ' Beiersdorf was cited for operating a car with faulty safety equipment. AIRCRAFT RENTAL Call 442-6281 FAYETTEVILLE FLYING SERVICE Drake Field Two Injured In Three-Car Mishap SPRINGDALE -- Two per- oOns were slighlly injured Friday afternoon in a three car Avoids Arrest Apparently the streaking fad hasn't quite died out in Northwest Arkansas. Springdale police received a call last night that a streaker had done her thing at the Burger Chef restaurant. The young lady apparently streaked fast enough to avoid arrest. TODAY'S TOPIC I'VE HEARD IT SAID _ THAT "THE BEST OF- · PER IS THE FIRST OF- | FER." IS THAT GENER- | ALLY TRUE? I --: More and more often the i first offer is the only offer 1 because the first offer 1 buys the house. However, S to get the best initial offer, I the house must also be = realistically priced. s This Is a weekly service to Uie public from Boss and Comjwny Gallery of Hwiies. I! you have a queillon or comment you woulrt like Lo stare, address It to; LEE BOSS 2800 N. College Fayetteville 521-7272 NEW SANCTUARY TRINITY TEMPLE 1100 ROLLING HILLS DRIVE FAYETTEVILLE FIRST SERVICE WILL BE HELD SUNDAY, MAY 12 11:00 Pastor Willhite, Speaker SANCTUARY CHOIR WILL SING "ALLELUIA" 6:00 P.M. -COME AND CELEBRATE WITH US-

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