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! · Northwest Arkansas TIMES, Friday, July 19, 1974 rAYETTEVlLLE, ARKANSAS __ Arkansas Alligator Population Increases By 200 This Week .': LITTLE ROCK (AP) - Arkansas is opening its arms and swamps to alligators. Dick Broach of the sla*e Game and Fish Commission said Thursday that alligators - have been placed on the federal endangered species list. The At- --ard-like creaturs are part of C ' Arkansas' natural heritage, he said. "The state would indeed he much poorer without its alligators," he said. Hsowever, Louisiana has mo-e o' the creatures than it wanted. Since alligators have become a pest there, Louisiana officials -fathered about 500 alligators. 'and with the assistance of the Audubon Society shipped them : north to Mississippi and Arkansas. ___ 'Women's Group Hears Evaluation Of ERA LITTLE ROCK (AP) -- The Executive Director of the Iowa Commission on the Status of Women said in Little Rock to- dav it the Equal Rights Amendment is not ratified in 1975, the backers of the amendment will consider its failure "a real setback". Mrs. Alice McKee of Ues Moines, Iowa, in Arkansas to address the slate chapter of the American Association of University Women meeting in Rus- sellvil'le, said if the amendment fails next year, its backers would have to "face a realization" and probably attempt then on a piece meal basis to amend bills in each state to weed out what they consider to be sex discrimination. The ERA has been passed in 33 slates so far, with five more needed for ratification. It failed in the Arkansas Cjeneral Assembly in 1973 when opposition forces were successful in attaching an amendment to it. Arkansas received 200 to repliiiish its declining alligator stock in south Arkansas wildlife management areas. T h e state Game and Fish Commission completed the alligator reslocking work in Arkansas Wednesday. "We're trying to re-establish a breeding stock in marshy areas in southern Arkansas ·-- if! commission-owned wildlife management areas and on private lands where habitat and protection can be provided," Broach said. "They are vital. They- greatly offset population explosibns of muskrat, leaver and nutria." The latter is a animal similar to the beaver, but more destructive in that it consumes more types of vegetation. Alligators also are helpful because they dig dens, Broach said. He said water would slay in these alligator holes during the summer when several small lakes dry up. This pro- Bell System's Rate Requests Are Rejected WASHINGTON (AP) -- A Federal Communications Comm i s s i o n - s t a f f report recommends vejection of drastic rale changes for the Bell System s leased lines. Obituary vitfcs a source small animals. of water fov There appears to he a correlation between the declining a! ligator population in south Ar knnsas and a loss of habitat. "Habitat is the key," Broach said. He said the commission'is trying to protect all wildlife U.N. (CONTINUED FROM PAGE ONE) that Sisco was advocating a partition of Cyprus between the Greek Cypriot majority and the Turkish Cypriot minority, with Makarios left in exile and the Greek community free to unite with Greece. The Turks undoubtedly would accept that proposal. They have been advocating it ever since the first coalition government of : Greek and Turkish Cypriots broke down more than a decade 'ago. But Greece and the Greek Cypriots have repeatedly and strenuously rejected partition, figuring that-ii.ultimately the 4 to 1 numerical" advantage forms. "We 'are staffed adequately now to where we can help provide necessary degrees of. n r j - lection," he said. " M a n y pn- vate lands now are being developed and exploited for optimum monetary returns, and in fie process much of this low land alligator habitat is drained, such as old lakes, natural marshes." He said development was occurring 'primarily for agricultural purposes. Broach said soybean farmers. ..prefer to drain low, wet marshy a r e a s and raise beans on the land. "It's kind of ironical that th? federal government expressed such an interest in endangered species, but at the same time other federal agencies arc sun- sidizing this loss of habitat, Brtach added. "Many of the large-scale drainage programs aic being financed through tile Corps of Engineers and Soil Conservation Service." of the Greek Cypriots achieve union with Greece. will Three Persons Injured In Hwy. 71 Crash Three persons .were injured, ,,rie critically, about 6:50 p.m. Thursday when a north-bound Jeep crossed the median on Hwy. 71 opposite Northwest Arkansas Plaza and smashed Rainfall (CONTINUED FROM PAGE ONI) transformers have been over loaded. People add to the number of electrical appliances they have and do not notify the company to increase the size of the transformer, lie said. Otis Stobaugh, spokesmen for Southwestern Electric Power Company, said the previous peak of 238 killowalls was pass ed on July 16 when 249 kill owatts were used. New peaks are being set dai ly, he said, with a 256 killowat usage recorded T h u r s d a y Another new peak is expected for today. Stobough said usage this year is up approximately five per cent over a year ago, despite the energy shortage. a south-bound passenger Vending Key Stolen SPRINGDALE.-- A key to a soft drink vending machine was stolen Thursday from a machine at II. and R. Block Company. Police suspect the key may be used to burglarize t h a t and other vending machines that could be opened by. the key. Fayetteville police identified he victims as Ray Placke, 34, and his wife, Debbie Placke, 21, of 325 Rebecca St., and Mic- lael J. Bihn, 16, of Winwood Drive. The Bihn youth was in sur gery today at Washington Re jional Medical Center and no immediate report of his condi tion was available. Mr. and Mrs. Placke were admitted to Washington Re gional for treatment of multipl injuries. Their conditions wer described as good.tp.day! -v;-'.^ Police said the Jeep'/fdjive by Placke was traveling ft no'rth in the four-lane highway whe it went out of control, crosse the median and crashed int the left side of Bihn's sedan. The Jeep overturned at the point of impact but Bihn's car turned right and traveled 450 feet into the Plaza parking lot before coming to a stop. Ambulance attendants worked for some time removing Bihn from the automobile. An engine company of t h e Fayetteville Fire Department was dispatched to-tbe scene,to wash gasoline from r lhe. highway. Firemen were'tailed..to extinguish a grass fire in the median touched off by a careless smoker. The flames did not The staff agreed with Ihe na- lion's major ncwswire services, broadcasters and specialized common carriers that Bell has not shown the rales to be . just, r e a s o n a'b 1 e and non-discriminatory" and legal. The 114-page study recommended that the commission give Bell specific guidelines for filing future rales for competitive services. . The .cimmission may accept or reject any.of..the staff findings on rates that Bell put into effect last month after a five- month delay. If the commission agrees with the staff, Bell would have to make refunds under an earlier FC Corder. Bell dropped the traditional uniform nationwide mileage charge on private lines reserved for businessmen for their exclusive use. H is replaced by a two-tier system' Under the "Hi-Lo" system, there is a lower rale-for high population density routes between 370 major cities and a higher rate for low-density routes to the smaller cities and charge for each channel termination, . . . A T T contended these changes are necessary to relate more closely ^lp 'actual costs of providing services. It said' it needs the new rates If the telephone companies are to be able to compete with the newly au- thirized common carriers over high-density routes. Third Session Of Red Cross Swim Program Set The third session of the Red C r o s s Washington . County Summer Swimming program will begin Monday at the Fayetteville Cily Park Pool. The session will continue for two weeks. The schedule is, Elkins, 9 to 9:45 a.m.; Greenland, 9:50 to 10:35 a.m.; and Fayetteville, 10:40 to 11:25 a.m. The morning hours are mainly for students t h r o u g h high school .age and evening classes -are ;scheduled with children -in Ihe county from 6 to 7 p.m. and adults from 7 to 8 p.m. Students will be tested Monday and class times and stations will be assigned for the two week period. The Red Cross lessons are free, and the charge of 35 cents for children and 50 cents for adults is the normal pool entry. Summer memberships at the ool will be honored. Instruction .: : .'is given by authorized Water Safely Instuc- ors and trained swimmer and vater safety aides. AH instruc- ors and aides are volunteer personnel. Mrs. Garland Mel;on, is the Red Cross Water Safety chairman. CHARLES E. JACKSON · ' Bentonville -- Charles Emmelt Jackson, 87, 'of Bentonville, died Wednesday in a Fay- etteviile hospital. Born Feb. 24, 1887 in Prairie Grove, the son of John William and S a r a h Clark Jackson, he was a farmer, a veteran of World War I, and a member of the American Legion and Baptist Church- Survivors, are four stepdaughters, Mrs. Ruby DeFoliart of Rogens,! Mrs. Lela Rhea and Mrs. Lola 1 Seamster of Bentonville and Mrs. Daisy Hughes of Santa Ana, Calif.; one stepson, Shelly King of Stillwater, Okla.; one sister, Mrs. Myrtle Featherston of Bentonville; six grandchidren; 15 'great- grandchildren and four great"real-grandchildren. Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Dug Hill Baptist Church with burial in Dug Hill Cemetery under direclion of Burns Funeral Elome. the direction of Nelson.'s Funer- alHome. MRS. DORA JONES Prairie Grove -- Mrs. Dora Bell Jones, 84, of Prairie Grove died Thursday in the Springdale h o s p i t a l . She was born Jan. 16, 1890 at Cane Hill, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Aaron Roberts. Survivors are the husband, Charley W. Jones of the home; ne daughter, Mrs. Jewel dcBride of Prairie Grove; one on, Willis of Prairie Grove; ne brother,, Floyd Roberts of Needles, Calif.; two s i s t e r s , Irs. Dona Wilkins of Tulsa and rtrs. Fanny Baxley of Gentry; ive grandchildren and 15 great- randchildren. Funeral service will be at 10 ,.m. Saturday at the Luginbuel Chapel with burial in Howell Cemetery. - MRS..RHODA STRODE · Springdale -- Mrs. Rhoda Strode, 54, of Springdale, died at her home today. Born Sept. 10, 1919 in Wayton, the daughter of John and Minnie Holland, she was a member of the Disciples of Christ Jesus Name Church. Survivors are her husband, Corby L. Strode of Ihe home; three brothers, Oltis Hollanc and C a r l Holland, both of Clarksville; and George Holland of Phoenix, Ariz;; and e i g h t sisters, Mrs-..'.Ova., Henderson and Mrs; - Thelmi . T aylor,": b^ith of Wayton, .Mrs..ro.ma Carlton Mrs'. Lorene' Page ' and - Mrs Ruth Norton, all of Cane Hill Mrs. Audie Shelton of Wichita Kan., Mrs. Ardis Murr of Wash ington. Pa., and Mrs. Margie Wood of Carksvdlle. Funeral service will be 2 p.m Saturday in Sisco Chapel with burial in Friendship Cemetery. DOYLE GRISSOM Doyle H. Griss'om, 61, Elkins died in a Little Rock hospital Wednesday. He wa_i horn Dec. 31, 1912 in Bowii County, Tex.}jibe. ,son of jAmb and Willie!:? jlSftel' flubailk Grissom, "and was a retifedJT Sgt. in Ihe U.S. Air Force ' a veteran 'of'World War II. He is survived by the widow Mrs. Rita Lineberry Grisson and a son, Randal Lee, botl of the home; a brother. Boy of Winters, Tex., one sister Mrs. Viola Odem of Fort Worth Tex., and one granddaughter. Funeral service will be 2:3 p.m. Saturday at the Walnu Grove Church with burial i Walnut Grove Cemetery unde OTIS A. COLLINS Lincoln -- Otis A. Collins, 90, ormerly of Lincoln, died July 7 in Bell Gardens, Calif. Survivors are the widow; Mrs. Vlaryetta Collins of, the home; our sons, Earl of Fresno, Jalif-, Leon of Santa Barbara, Calif., Delbert of Antioch, Calif. and Roy, of Lincoln and two d a u g h t e r s , Mrs. Goldie ialloway of Fresno and Mrs. Sylvia Atchley of Anaheim. Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the Mt. Pleasant Holiness Church with burial in Antioch Cemetery under direction of Luginbuel Funeral'Home. '"'".'/ ·" . . Community Appearance Group Revises Arkansas Avenue Plans A revised concept of how Arkansas Avenue will be rejuvenated was adopted by the city's Community Apearance Committee Thursday. The revised concept calls for retaining the present elm trees as long as possible; replanting with tall growing trees to avoid interlerrence with traffic and maintain the canopy effect; replacing grass with evergreen ground cover; providing sufficient crosswalks to accomodate pedestrian traffic; and raising curbing to prevent encroachment by automobiles. Other plans call for moving the Will Rogers marker away from'the Dickson' Street intersection and placing it adjacent to'a crosswalk; maintaining the natural appearance of the area area d 'transition space between communityand campus. The committee also voted to · investigate;the possibility of installing a permanent watering system when renovation is underway. ORIGINAL PLAN RESCINDED A more involved, formal type plan was adopted by the committee in 'March. That plan, developed by landscape Architect Dr. A.E. Einert, called for construction of planters along the median and removal 'and replacement of the elm tre6s now in place. · - .,..· Many of the trees arc unhealthy, and some have already died, according to committee chairman Stanley Brown/) In May, the committee: res- MRS. ELIZA 8ABBARD Mrs. Eliza Jane Walker Gabbard, 80, of Elkins, died Thursday in a local hospital. Born Sept. 13, 1893 at Crosses, the daughter of George and Mary Warford Walker, she was a housewife and member of the Holiness Church. Survivors are seven sons, Lester of Delaney, Wade of Fayetleville, H a s k e l l and Ralph, both of Crosses, John F. of Fayelteville; Clyde D. of Kansas City, Mo., and J. D. of Hampton, Va.; two daughters, Mrs. Kat.her.ine Dixson of Serrii- Deceiving Chart shows a Gross National Product increase of t w o per cent in the second quarter ti $1.38 trillion as listed Thursday hy the U.S. Commerce Department. Figures were adjusted to a 1.2 per cent decline because inflation of almost 8.8-per cent wiped out the gain in- real terms. (AP Wirephoto Chart) iiole, -Okla., - ' ' of- France brother. and Mrs. Winslbv/; Lem. one Eber F. Walker of Crosses; one sister, Miss Timber Hill of Crosses; 33 grandchildren, 48 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchil- Funeral service will be 10 A.m. Monday at the Walnut Grove Church near Crosses, with burial in the Walnut Grove Cemetery under the direction of Moore's Chapel. UA Instructor To Take Sex Discrimination Suit To HEW Government To Close Testimony On Reinecke WASHINGTON (AP) -- California Lt. Gov. Ed Reinecke emerges from his scribbled notes on the ITT case as an ambitious man who sought a top post at a Republican National Convention. The notes also show that he Followed advice to volunteer no information when he testified before a Senate committee. .The government hopes to end its case against Reinecke today with the reading of grand jury evidence. The defense is expected to call its first witnesses next week. One point that does emerge in the 18 pages of notes introduced at Reinecke's perjury trial 'on Thursday is that he told former Atty..Gen. John N. Mitchell by telephone in May and June 1971 about plans to bring the 1972 GOP convention to San Diego. But the key issue on which the trial hangs is the date on which Reinecke first told Mitchell about a pledge from the International Telephone Telegraph Cbrp. to help underwrite to blend with the east side of c i n d e d'the Einert .plan, ; on re- the campus: and to make the commendation of committee member Steve Brown. The matter has-been under study'since that time. " . ' · ' . , - · No concrete plans for the project were adopted at the. meeting. ' In other business the committee noted that planting along Hwy. 71 in the College Avenue project is complete.and that a final inspection of the 30-day liveability pledge will be. conducted by Brown and a representative of the nursery on July UNDERSIZED TREES At the June meeting it was :he convention. Reinecke told N. VieisHit Da Nang Base With Rockets SAIGON, South Vietnam (AP) -- North Vietnamese and Viet Cong forces shelled the Da Narig air base today with. 34 rockets, killing 16 persons and wounding 73, military sources reported.; They, said many of ;he'casualties were members of servicemen's families. It was the first time: the air base had been shelled since the c e a s e - f i r e ' agreement 17% months ago. Informed sources said a fuel depot containing 250,000 gallons of diesel oil was set afire and a helicopter destroyed. The Communists struck at other government positions along South Vietnam's northern coast-and in the central highlands. Military sources .reported 40 South Vietnamese troops and c i v i l i a n s killed and 132 wounded, while the government claimed 108 North Vietnamese and Viet Cong killed. In the central highlands, radio contact was lost with a 400- man battalion manning an outpost seven miles northeast of Kontum. The battalion was guarding a stretch of highway which North Vietnam needs to complete a supply route from Laos to South Vietnam's central coast. In Cambodia, . 'government troops battled insurgents near the Prek Thnot dam 45 miles southwest of Phnom Penh. The Cambodian command claimed 100 rebel soldiers were killed and seven were captured; it 26. noted that many of the I .trees did not reach heights requested in specifications. Brown:., was authorized to negotiate a settlement with the nursery. He announced Thursday, that an agreement had been reached with the nursery picking up the cost of plastic used in the project, which exceeded the amount specified in the bid. . The plastic costs exceeded the bid by $233, which the nursery paid "as compensation. The committee was told that Mayes 'Nursery had been paid $11,918.20, the amount of the bid. The nursery is due an additional $1,300 for gravel in excess of the amount specified in the bid. Payment will be made after the final inspection of plants and replacement of any that do not meet requirements. It was also noted that a service station which had placed advertising signs in the planters had removed them, as had a campaign committee. However, two real estate firm signs remain in the islands and another filling station has placed an "open" sign on a sandwich board in one of the planters. LITTLE ROOK. (AP) -- T h e attorney tor a Univorsity of Arkansas instructor whose sex- discrimination suit aginst the UA was disallowed by the legis- Speakers Stolen · Rick Hammon of Route 5, Fayetteville, told Fayelteville police that sometime between 8 a.m. and noon Thursday someone entered his unlocked vehicle parked in front of Ozark Steel and took two speakers from the rear seat of the car. Hammon added that his tape player had been broken into several pieces. Abilities Unlimited Campaign Fund Report Due The first report on the fund campaign for the building fund {or.j; Abilities -Unlimited is scheduled between 9 to 11 a.m. Monday at the Downtown Motor Lodge. · Campaign workers are asked .0 make their first report on the drive which is seeking to raise $23,001) to erect a sheltered workshop to expand services to handicapped persons. Wesley Gordon, chairman of the drive, hopes to complete the drive, which opened this past "Monday in a week's time. Committee Tours Cir£ ^School Parks reach the spilled fuel. Pounded IBS) 212 N. East jf.ve. FayetfetfUe, Ark. 72701 Published daily taA Sontlay except January 1, July 4, Thanks?! via 2 Add Chris tmAL Second Class Postag« Paid at FayetUvWe, Art. 'Fiddler' Held Over For One Performance SPRINGDALE - The Arts Center of the Ozarks' summer musical. "Fiddler on the Roof," will be held over for one extra performance on Saturday night at 8 p.m. Staged outdoors on the Arts Center's lawn on West Grove Avenue, the play has been sold out every night this week. No reservations will he taken for Saturday's performance which features'a reduced student admission charge. The 400 seats on the lawn will be available on a "first come" basis. Members of the Fayetleville Parks and Recreation Committee took a two-hour tour of parks adjacent to city schools this morning. The group visited recently completed parks at Asbell, Bates, Jefferson, Root and Butterfield Schools. Ford Listens To Watergate Tapes GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) -- Vice President Gerald R. Ford says he changed his mind about listening to White House Watergate tapes and after hearing them still thinks President Nixon is innocent of anything impeachable. Since he took the "nation's No 2 office last December ,-For'd has insisted it i-w.ould. Jbe' : Jin- appropriate for 'him -aS'a-'pdten tial presidential' successor to become involved by listening to the tapes. However, he disclosed at a hometown news conference on Thursday that he changed hi mind because of the con troyersy over conflicting tran scripts. The House Judiciary Com mittee on July 9 released tran scripts of eight tapes given i by llic White House. The com mittee version o f : the While House conversations :.differed in a number of important''detail: from the edited .transcripts thi White House made public y April. ··' - - - - - MEMBER ASSOCIATED PBE8B The Associated Presi la entitled exclusively to Ihe cue for republic* tloa of all local aews printed In thli newspaper u well a* all AP B*iri RATES October t, 1975 Home llellTCfT Per roootft by carrier -- $3.25 Btasll cop? dally lOe. Sunday "Sa O.s. Han In Washington. Benton, MadJjon cv*m tiea. Ark.. Adalr Co.. 0*U.: Shears Stolen SPRINGDALE -- A pair of long handled grass shears were stolen from the back porch of Dewey E. Page's home at 1709 Johnson Road either Tuesday or Wednesday, police said today. The shears were valued at $34. Tire Stolen Gerald King of Hwy. 16 East lold Fayetteville police Thursday that someone took a mag wheel and a tire from his pickup some time Wednesday night or while he was at work Thursday. t monUii I rnonthj 1 VEAB cttr BO* section onlilde' abort omntleal 3 monthj t rnonthi t TEAR . MM . IBM . 80.00 - 000 . 19.50 . lOO . HCt ALL MAIL 8CB8CRIPTIOM PATAXLZ 171 ADVANCT Man Arrested Melvin Edmond Neely, 28, of 730 N. Leverett St. was arrested by Fayetteville police at 9 p.m. Thursday for possession of a controlled substance (marijuana) on W e s t Maple Street after, police discovered eight cigarettes containing marijuana in his possession- MISSED YOUR PAPER? WE'RE SORRY! U you cannot reach your TIMES carrier PHONE 442-6242 Dally 5 to 6:30 p.m. Saturday 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday 8 to 9:30 a.m. Urban Renewal Sells Properly To SWEPCO SPRINGDALE -- The com missioners of the Urban Rene wal Agency voted to sell Spring Street lot to the South western Electric Power Com pany at a special meetin Thursday aftrnoon. The land, 80 foot wide by 16 foot long, is north of the Sco Supply Company, across from the Wheat Clinic. Advertised fo sale in 1967, SWEPCO was th first company to bid the min mum acceptable price$12,837. Thus price was esta lished by independent appra sers. The sale of the land in th Downto\yn Emma urban ren wal project is subject to appr val by Ihe federal departme of Housing and Urban Develo ment. DR. JAMES R. HUNT TAKES PLEASURE IN ANNOUNCING THAT DR. WARREN C. MASSEY BE ASSOCIATED WITH HIM IN THE PRACTICE OF DENTISTRY . FOR CHILDREN the Senate lure, said Thursday he would k the U.S. Health, Education id Welfare Department to sip settle the claim. Douglas L. Wilson of Rogers. t f t o r n e y for - Christian? cSpadden; said he would ask EW to enforce iederal coi: acts with the university. He noted that the ultimate inction that HEW, could use ;ainst the UA was termination all federal contracts. He said lat could mean the loss of sev- ral million dollars in federal t-nds. However, .Wilson added, "We ill hope to have the claim sat- ,fied without the necessity for hat drastic measure." Wilson said rhe assumed thai [EW 'representative's"-.would. re- eiK negotiations . with' : th£iyA determine) whaV-the~ r untver- ity would do about the claim. Although the'legislature reused to appropriate- funds to ·ay the $10,239 claim, the UA ;sd several sources of funds hat could be used, ha said. However, Dr. Charles Oxford, acting UA president, said, "It's .iy understanding that we can' 1 iay it, unless the legislature said were Judiciary Committee he'initial- wounded, ly discussed the pledge with Mitchell in September 1971-after the out-of-court settlement of an ITT anti-trust case. At a hearing. on the nomi- n a t i o n of Richard G. Kleindlenst as attorney, general, the committee attempted to learn if there was any link between the financial pledge and t.h e Justice Department's agreement to resolve the ITT suit. In his hand-written chronology, Reinecke said he did not inform the senators of the telephone calls partly because he remembered the advice of then- presidential counselor Clark MacG-regor--"Follow the first law of..the courtroom: answer questions only and do not volunteer." Reinecke turned over his notes to the special Watergate prosecutor's office in July 1973. They were introduced by the prosecution in U.S. District Court on Thursday. Reinecke said he called Mil- government three dead casualties and 18 Mrs. McSpadden is a former music instructor at the school. She. filed suit in U.S. District Court alleging that the UA's nepotism policy had resulted in. discriminalioii against her be' ' "ause of her sex. Mrs. McSpadden received chell during a visit to Washing ton in May 1971 and "feel cer tain that I updated him on sev eral things." His notes did no say he informed Mitchell of the financial pledge. But later in the same section and without directly linking i to Mitchell, Reinecke wrote: "Convention -- Sheraton offer would have been Ihe major development." The Sheraton Corp., which made the pledge Is an ITT subsidiary. . unly parttime joos because her lusband was employed fulltime on the faculty of the UA's mu- £.: department. . The UA agreed to a setlle- nent .after the HEW intervene n Mrs. McSpadden's behalf. The UA later changad its nepotism policy. The uncontested claim w a s presented to the stale Claims C o m m i s s i o n -which hears claims against stale agenc'os since the state can't te sued in ils courts. The commission approved the claim. But the legislature, which must appropriate money to pay all claims approved by the commission, refured to approve payment,- saying it would set a bad precedent. Another n e c k e ' s notation in chronology Rei said "Called Mitchell at least twice per phore bill YJune 2, V), tonic of calls much the same . . . no much new at this noint on con venlion but reporting progress meetings wilh S.D. (San Diego officials, etc." Two Checks Reported Stolen Two checks, one made out to \nn Latta for $497 and anolher o Warren Latta for $497, have 3een reported missing accord- ng to Fayetteville police. Warren Latta of 42 Louise St. old police that he was going o deposit the checks at a Springdale bank at approx- mately 2:30 p.m. Thursday but 'ound the bank colsed and put ;he checks in the seat of his car. He noticed the checks missing later that day after he went .0 the Fayetteville post office, called on several customers and at at a Springdale resturant. Counlerfeil Bill Discovered Thursday SPRINGDALE -- A $20 counterfeit bill was discovered at the First National Bank here Thursday. Police said a local citizen cashed a check at Dillon's grocery store Thursday morning.. When he was making a deposit later in the .day, a teller at the bank spotted the bogus money and called police. Dillon's employes did not remember the bill. YOUNGSTERS SEEK ODD JOBS Several youngsters living at :he Youth Attention Home, a part of the local Youth Bridge, Inc., are trying to raise money to travel to Six Flags Over Texas this summer. The youths want to be hired by area residents to do such things as wash dishes, babysit, wash windows and mow lawns. Persons desiring to hire them should call the Youth Attention Home at 521-9-M1. THE START OF SOMETHING BIG!! · It doesn't take a whole lot to write an ad. If you have a pencil and a piece of paper you can jot down the essentials of anything you might have for sale. Then give us a call and let us put it into words that will encourage other people to inquire about what you are advertising. This small start . . . your pencil and paper . . . will turn into something big for you! The calls you will receive should turn into profitable results for you! Decide today about the items you have in your home which could be turned into cash .' . . then dial 442-6242 to place your ad! It's the start of something big! ONE year old Tappan refrigerator, 18 cu. f t . , top freezer, avacado green, works perfectly, SZr5 cash. Phone, xxx-xxxx. To place an 18 word ad like this one would cost only $6.84 on our 7 day rate. If you should sell your item, call In and cancel before 4:00 to get it removed from the next day's issue. NORTHWEST ARKANSAS TIMES CLASSIFIED ADS Clothing Stolen SPRINGDALE -- Sharon Merrill of 2208 Dogwood Place told police most of her clothes were stolen from her h o m e Wednesday. Police said the bedroom window was broken to gain entry. ' Funerals Clarence Spencer; 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Primitive Baptist Church, burial jn Mount Olive Cemetery. Full Gospel Business Men's Meeting July 20, 1974 at Wyatt's Cafeteria Banquet Room Banquet at 6:30 p.m.-Program at 7:30 p.m. Reservations for banquet are $2,75. For reservation! call 848.3141, 848-3461, 756-6873, 443-364T, or 443-2117. Reservations must be made by ]0 a.m July 20th. People Helping People Directors of _L Funeral Service {8-J Services. TACKETT, Mr. Paullilt PMClul --Friday 2:00 p.m. Chapel of NeUon's . Funeral Home. Second service, 4:00 p.m. Friday Whllehoufie C o m m u n i t y Church. Hev. Pauline Steel e. Rev. Mary Ruth Brannon and Rev. Marcus FHzhugh officiating. Interment, Whltehouse Cemetery, GRISSOW, Doyle H. -Saturday 2:30 p,m, Walnut Grove Church. Rev. Roland Haney officiating. Interment, Walnut Grove Cemetery, SPINCEM Clarcnci -Saturday 1:30 p.m. Primitive Baptist Church, Rev, iTomer Ross anrl Rev. Johnny Stoe- more . officiating. Interment, Mt. Olive Cemetery. N O T I C E To Those Interested In PRESERVING The OLD POST OFFICE The meeting with the City of Fayetteville, H.U.D. and the Housing Authority is at the Central Fire Station, Monday evening, July 22nd, a 7:00 p.m. THIS IS THE MEETING WE HAVE ALL BEEN AWAITING! PLEASE ATTEND

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