Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas on June 19, 1974 · Page 7
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June 19, 1974

Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas · Page 7

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0 Norrttwwt Arkantoi TIMIS, Wed., June 19, 1974 AHKANIAS Med Student Seeks Contract ·; MILWAUKEE. Wis. (AP) Ron Mclver's future is up for Bale. He's auctioning his eventual services as a smalt-town doctor in" exchange for a subsidy ttiat wfnild get him through mcdic.il school. ;. His contract offer is being nfflde to many of the rural communities which the U.S. Department of Health. Education and Welfare identifies as needing general practitioners but too poor to guarantee prosjerous medical practice. "The idea isn't new." Mclvcr said. "The Army. Navy and U.'S. Health Service will pay your medical school tuition if you agree to work for them a while after graduation." " "But I am not the A r m y type, and you don't have any choice where you go when you're finished with school. The obvious thing to do is to pick the town I want," he said. · He said his plan also would give him greater mental freo Som while in school. He accused medical colleges of pro gramming students to become lucrative hig-cily specialists rather than rural family doctors. , Mclver. who lives In Madison. Wis.. says he figures his taste in lifestyle is sufficient!;, modest to assure him comfort as an osteopath in a community of 600-1.200 population. He said he wants a quiet town with pleasant people and a lake ho side which he. his wife and daughter can camp and fish. Thus the approximately 75 needy towns he has chosen from medical society rosters are found in the lake-dotted states of Wisconsin. Maine Minnesota. Washington anc Oregon. Mclver, a native of Greensboro. N.C.. has taken prc medical courses at the Univer sity of Wisconsin in Madison from whicn he recently was graduated. - He said replies to his letters nave run the range from en thusiasm to "a couple of puz lied responses: 'Is this guy serious?'" Of 30 Wisconsin towns he has contacted since he began his search four months ago. 21 have responded with positive oiriosity. He is negotiating with our in particular, lie said. He asks that his sponsor pro vide tuition, fees anrl a monthly stipend for living expenses. He said he has tjtcn accepted at school," he said. Michigan State University and the Kansas City College of Osteopathic Medicine. "I'll g u a r a n t e e a service for each year year The only fringe benefit he insists upon is that there be a pleasant body of water ncarhy. "I can sil and watch it and fish in it." he said. "I am not u powerboat man." \ This friendly Great Dan named Texas Golden " was hospitalized for day Feline Casualty )ane the ve(erinar1anafler he tried to nut-patient Bay tn play with a .stray cat. By badly raaule s at Tuesday, Tex had progressed Wirephoto) ___. status for bis titled paws. (AP DILLARD'S Big Savings For Your King Size Bed! Famous Brand King Size Sheets Color your bedroom with excitement! Fashion print sheets in large and small patterns designed in pastels and decorator colors. Fill u p your linen closet with this outstanding buy . . . Saves time too, with easy care, little ironing 50^ polyester, 50% cotton. Orig. 3.49 pr. King Cases 2.99 pr. Orig. 10.99 Chatham King Size Blanket Perfect for those chilly nights . . . Chathams thermal blanket is lightweight and easy to care for ... ideal for year round sleeping comfort. L 8 99 Orig. 12.98 "Debut" King Size Pillows Two of the finest Debut allergy free pillows . . . filled with Dacron II from DuPont. Machine washable and dry able. Lady Anne is 50% duck feathers and 50% duck down for old fashioned sleeping comfort. Orig. $24 Lady Anne 20.99 Linens--DILLARD'S--Second Floor 9 99 Open Monday Through Saturday 10 a.m. Until 9 p.m. WAL-MART DISCOUNT CITY WAL-MART SALE STARTS WEDNESDAY WE SELL FOR LESS GIGANTIC WAL-MART Discount City V S A T I S F A C T I O N J \ G U A R A N T E E D / SALE ENDS SATURDAY Health Beauty Rids] DISCOUNT COUPON SALE N Fantastic Savings On Famous Brands You Know Discount Coupon Discount Coupon PRO Toothbrushes fill Our Reg. 4k Brushes BAND-AID: WlAThl. Coupon UfflKl BAND-RIDI BRRND SHEER STRIPS With Tls Covpon Unit] Expires 6-22-74 Discount Coupon Expires 6-22-74 Discount Coupon IBAND-AID BRAND PLflSTIC STRIPS 16-0z. Bottle I ALCOHOL I Covpon Unit I Expires 6-22-74 Expires 6-22-7- ·sx? Discount Coupon Clalrol HAPPINESS Foam In Hair Color Choice of Colors Discount Coupon VflltiThUl Couon Haiti (CLOSE- Toothpaste mint or Reg. 6.4 Oz. Tube UP BWIthTM* 3Coupon I Unit I Expires 6-22-74 Discount Coupon Expires 6-22-74 Discount Coupon Alka- Seltzer flIka-Seltzer Tablets 36 Tablets Coupon Unttl (JOHNSON'S" BRBY POWDER 14 Oz. Size WthlMt Coupon UnHl RIGHT GUARD Expires 6-22-74 Discount Coupon Gillette Right Guard *leodofant 8-Oz. Silver Can Expires 6-22-14 Discount Coupon SUAVE Halrcore Assortment YOUR CHOICE WtthThli Coupon U.rtt ll.ftl Expires 6-22-74 Discount Coupon Expires 6-22-74 Discount Coupon *.-- Cover Girl Liquid niake-Up Choice of Shade* Super Shear XMMAfCL Command Holding Hair Spray For m«n Normal-Stubborn 7Oz. |WltfThti Coupon I LMll Expire» 6-22-74 Expires 6-22-74

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