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· Northwest Arkansas TIMES, Thurs., Aug. 8, 19/4 - FAYETTEVH.UE, ARKANSAS - Juvenile Court Institutes Team Approach To Combat Problems A program which seeks lo identify and combat problems before juveniles are branded delinquents has been instituted by Washington County Juvenile Court. The new approach, which is really an extension of preven- Ford VA HOSPITAL TO BECOME STATION .. .(jrom left) Hendricks, Cause and Yancey sign agreement which will make if possible /or RSVP volunteers to provide service at VA Hospital Retired Senior Volunteer Program Finds Home ! The Fayelteville Veterans Administration Hospital has become a station for He tired Senior Volunteer Program. (R- ;SVP) . The agreement was signed Monday hospital by Fred Hendricks, administrator; B i l l Gause and Truman Yancey, of the . RBVP County. in Washington v Cause said HSVP will assist .in recruiting volunteers for the hospital and will provide service for the volunteers. :' RSVP, he said, is designed to meet the needs for non-profit agencies and organizations in the county aiid to give trie senior citizens a sense of worth and purpose that comes with volunteer service. ' · "There are opportunities for RSVP volunteers to serve in schools, hospitals, community and church centers, libraries, homes for the aged, programs for the homebound, social, health and welfare organizations as well as other community and rural areas of activities," said Cause. It is estimated that nearly 11,001) senior citizens, who are years of age or older, live Washington County and Cause feels this untapped fund of experience and knowledge caii be utilized lo improve the community. "RSVP provides opportunities for this segment of the population to perform services and will pay volunteers expenses, such as transportation costs," Gause said. The program is financed through a grant from ACTION, a government agency that unites federal agencies into an effort to generate a. responsive way of volunleerism across the nation. It is administered through the Economic Opportunity Agency of Washington County. Orgalzatlons wishing to obtain volunteers, arid persons who would,like to volunteer may call RSVP at 751-3750. The office Is located at 5 Applegate Drive, Phillips Plaza, 'In Springdale.: (CONTINUED FHOM PAGE OSE) complete fabrication," said Mil- tich. The Sun-Times quoted sources close to Ford. The Washington Post printed a similar 'story today and said that associates of Ford'.have been working since Monday night on contingency planning for the transition to a Ford, administration.: ' The Post said' the transition plan calls for Ford to deliver a brief speech to the American icople, calling on the nation to unite behind him, praising the courage of President Nixon for stepping down and asking everyone to put the crisis needs of the country first. Ford would ask all Cabinet members and key aides lo stay on, with special emphasis on Secretary of State Henry A. Kissinger, the Post said. 14 CANDIDATES The Chicago · Sun-Times said it had obtained a preliminary list of 14 potential candidates Tor vice president and former Defense Secretary Melvin R. Laird headed the list. Questioned about the list, Miltich said, "I know nothing aoout that. I have never seen such a list." Obituary of II1UI EMERY EASTEP Rogers -- Emery E as tep, 54, Rogers, died Wednesday in Fayetteville hospital. Born Feb. 24, 1920 at Compton, the son of Elliott and Josie Eoff Easlep, he was a truck driver, a Baptist and a disabled veteran. Survivors are the widow, Mrs. Nova Robins ~~ ' home; three Betty Chambers and -Mrs. .Delia Alderson of Rogers .and Mrs, Nina Burgess of Garfield; two sons, Thomas R. of Ft. Lewis, Wash., and D o n n i e D. of Rogers; one step-daughter, Mrs. Betty Jean Brandon' of Rogers; two step-sons, Gary Fogle of Fort Smith and Ronald and Denver of Compton and 18 grandchildren. Funeral service will be at 3 ,i.m. Friday at Burns Funeral Chapel with burial in the Rogers Cemetery. Eastep of the daughters, Mrs. Born Dec. 29, 1907 at Natural Dam, the daughter of Charlie and Bicldie Runions Harp, she vas a member of the PentecO' stal Holiness Church. Fogle of Little s i s t e r s , Mrs. Rock; t w o Ada Beaver and Mrs. Vada B e a v e r of Compton; three b r o t h e r s , Vernon and linmon of Rogers Vandalism Reported in South Of Counly Three vandalism incidents were reported to Washington County deputy sheriffs Wednesday by residents in the southern part of the county. Mrs. Millard Pierce of Route 2. West Fork, said the residence of Mrs. James Cross, also Route 2, West Fork, was enter- eel and ransacked between noon and 6 p.m. Wednesday. Mrs Pierce said she was watching the house while Mrs. Cross is vacationing. D.V. Collins, Route. 2. Win slow, said someone entered the back door of his residence between 1 and 7:45 p.m. Mrs. Jean Bruns said the home of her mother, Mrs. Bil Aitkens was entered sometime during the day. The house is on Hwy. 71 jjst north of the Crawford county line. wo'sons^'BUly Ray and James }. of Yakirha, Wash.; one bro- her, Oliver Harp of Turner, Ore.; two sisters, Mrs. Mamie Teague of Mountainhurg and Mrs. Minnie Staton of Staton, Ore., and 10 grandchildren. Funeral service will be at p.m. Saturday at the New Sulphur Baptist Church with buria! in Conley Cemetery near Mountainburg under direction of Lugiribuel Funeral Home. MRS. LONA LAYMAN Prairie Grove -- Mrs. Lona rayman, died at 67, her of Prairie Grove, home Wednesday. Survivors are jmnie Layman the husband, of the home; Funerals limn Springdale -- Ernest F. Carpenter; 2. p.m. Friday, Wayside Chapel; burial Cemetery. In Bentonville Springdale -- Gregory A King; Rosary service 7:30 p.m today; - Sisco mass 10 a.m. phaels Catholic clmi Chapel; funera' Friday, St. Ha day, SI irch at Tonti town, burial In St. Joseph's Cemetery. The Uev. James Lloyt Koontz; funeral and burial ir Dallas, Tex., at 3:30 p.m. today. Articles Filed Articles of incorporation were filed Wednesday in Washington County Court for Medical Engi- Associales, Inc., the company is rt e e r i n Springdale. Agent for Jim Gottis. 312 N. Kail Ave. Fay«fleTl!]e, Ark. 72101 Puttlshed daily ana Sunday exc*pt .Jannary 1, July 4, ThauksjLvtnz and Christmas second Class Postage Paid at Fayetteville, Ark. MEMBER ASSOCIATED PllKSS Trie Associated Press is entitled exclusively to Vie use for replication of all local news printed in this newspaper at well as all AP news dispatches. Effective October 1. 1OT3 Home Deliver? Per month by carrier J3.23 Kngle. copy daily IDc. Sunday 25c U.S. Stall In Wasnlnzlon, Benton, Madisoa Ciyut- Uta. Ark., Alf.lr Co.. Okta : S rntn1hi t 8.50 montln . 18.00 . 1 YEAR 30.00 Clly Box SectJon -_ 40.00 'Oatslde abova counties: · months --, --, t S.50 '» rnonthi __ mm ' 1 T E A K , . 31.W ', *u. inn, aunscnrrrioxs , 1MVABLK IN ADVANCE Miltich said had asked the Charges Filed In Fondling incident SPRINGDALE -- Charges o fondling a child were filed in Washington Circuit Court Wed nesday against a 63 year olc Springdale man. Police have asked that the man's name be withheld pending his arrest, expected today. A c c o r d i n g t o Springdale police reports, the man allegedly accosted an 11-year-old Springdale girl at the city library Monday afternoon. The child had gone to the public library with her mother and brother and was browsing through the fiction shelves when an elderly man approached her, the girl if Oldsters (CONTINUED FROM PAGE ONE) Nobody ever talks about how n the last 30 years it's been Democrats getting us into war and Republicans gelling us out And you know what else? I was always a Democrat,, so I'm not ust talking a straight party irie.". Branyon placed much of the blame for the current political urmoil on a biased, liberal press. He said the news media -- especially television '-- has entranced and molded public opinion "far to the detriment of.our country. BURNED TAPES "This thing has been blown vay- out- of -proportion," Bran- ron said. "And all over a silly junch of tapes. I'll tell you what I would have done if I was the President -- I would lave burned all those tapes 'irst Ihing. No reporters, no judges ever would have laid lands on them." Branyon said he thinks a big part of the problem is that Americans have lost their sense of responsibility, willingness to share their part of the workload, and the family and social ties that bound them together in times of war and depression: "Americans have become lazy -- in both working a n d thinking," he said. "All anybody wants to do today is sit around and stare at the TV screen. They don't even talk to each other in their own homes. You can't expect a whole nation to stick together when even family can't be together." OLD MEN CHUCKLE Perhaps it's hard not to be cynical in the face of such things and in a time when the economy seems to be struggling to stay alive, when the political system of the most powerful nation on earth is under its greatest strain in more than a century. But somehow, the old men in Smith's barber shop are able to go on chuckling amid gnashing of teeth and wringing of hands. Sterling Byrd, a retired barber who drops in on Smith at the shop In the morning, said, "You know, I'm a Democrat, though I make a he personally vice president about news reports Wednesday that Ford had signaled his staff lo begin making preparations for his assumption to the presidency in case Nixon leaves the office. Miltich quoted Ford as saying, "That's totally in accurate." Ford, like members of hi: staff, has been increasing!} tighUipped about impeachment, travel plans or anything else since .the President re vealed earlier this .week that he withheld evidence from the House Judiciary Committee's impeachment inquiry. Ford declined to talk to re porters Wednesday as he ar rived and left various meetings on Capitol Hill. Ford met with President Nix oil's chief of staff, Alexandei M. Haig Jr., and "exchange! views on the current situation,' said Miltich. He refused furine- comment on the substance o the talk but said Haig request ed the meeting. Later . Ford met for approxi mately 10 minutes with Senat Assistant Minority Leader Rob ert P. Griffin, the sole membe of the Senate GOP leadership vho has public!y.caljed for th meeting. Later Ford met for a'pprox: mately 10 minutes with Senal Assistant Minority Leader Rob ert P. Griffin, the sole membe of the Senate GOP leadershi who has publicly called for th President's resignation. No one would divulge the na lure of that conversation. Wholesale CCONTrNTJED FROM PAGE ONE crease for.the induslrial com modities was 2.7 per cent, com pared to a 2.2 increase the pn vious month. Wholesale price have been increasing by mor than two per cent all year. The increase for commoditie was virtually across the board with the strongest rises in iron steel, petroleum and its products. Lumber prices, hov ever, declined for the thir straight month. ve methods; already fostered the court, involves a team jproach in order to acquaint entire county with the ex- ertise ' i n handling problems inch exists here. The program was announced y County Judge Vol Lester at press conference Wednesday the juvenile courtroom. "This ^program, developed by jvenile coujrl personnel, is an tempt to'reach children with roblems before they reach the ourt," said Lester who has een a strong advocate of the uvenile program in the county iroughout his administration. Juvenile court judge, Bob Jayes commended .Lester's upport, saying "Judge Lester as always found a way and as given development of uman resources a high priory. I am cbnvinced we have model system which is not fraid to try innovative ideas are based on the premise ml problems of juveniles can nly be solved on an individual- ed basis;" LAISON COMMITTEE The new program c a 11 s for ommittee in each of the School istricts in the county, ex- lamed Howard Helm, chief robation officer of the Juvenile ourt. Letters are being mailed to chool officials and directors .ayors, law enforcement offi ers, ministerial organizations nd social service agencies uggesting the formation of lai on committees. The proposed committees, to e chaired by. the school princi al, will be composed of schoo ounselors, teachers, socia w o r k e r s , truancy officers chool nurses, representative f Ozark Guidance Center, the lergy, social services, juvenile ourt, law enforcement agen les and SCAN, an acronym fo: uspected Child Abuse am Neglect. · "Working with children In lieir formative years . Is thi most effective time to deal will aroblems. Teachers are fre uently the first to observ bese problems and have .a key ·ole in any prevention pro [ram," Helm, a former educa or himself, said. NO FUNDING NEEDED The suggested program invo! r es no funding at this time 'It 'will add a new dimensio and will pool expertize. Schoo ifficials already contacted ind cate they will welcome help t is a way to make sure tha 10 child is left unattended, Helm said. Helm cited statistics on th lumber of young people, unde he age of 16 who are "walkin he streets" in metropolita areas. "We know scores ar walking the streets here. The lave ejected themselves fro:' school and this program is £.. effort to divert them back inl the system," he said. This is the second program involving cooperation of th schools initiated by the juveni court. The first was the Youi Advisory 'Board (YAB) whic starled a year ago. Th YAB provides imput to c o u r personnel, and its major fun tion has been the establishmen of a Hot Line which can called by young people wh seek answers for problem Helm said that four or five cal each night are handled by YA members. suppose lhat doesn't _ whole lof of difference; well, my wife and T don't always sec quite eye to eye on everything, you know. She doesn't think they'll impeach Nixon." He laughed and looked out the window. "Well, I just tell her, 'Hang in there.' " the report said. The man asked she had ever read any fiction written by Hill. The girl replied, "No," and the man offered to show her some. The two walked lo another aisle where the man asked if he could kiss her and proceed to fondle the girl, police reports said. At this point a librarian approached the man and told him to stop, that such conduct was not permitted in the library. The child's father told police he would press charges. Jewelry Stolen SPRINGDALE -- Nancy Perry, 1311 Crawford Ave., reported three pieces of jewelry were stolen from her home last week. The jewelry, valued at $183, was locatrt on Ihe table. Entry was gained through the front or back door, police said. Money Bags Stolen SPRINGDALE -- Two money hags, containing $1,520.13, were stolen from an office desk in the Ben Franklin Store on Sunset Avenue, Wednesday morning. The bags containing checks and cash were placed beneath a pile of papers on the desk. Store employes told police that shortly before the money was found missing, three men entered the store. One of the men asked the clerk stationed near the desk for assistance. The clerk was not aware of the other men's actions. The men reportedly were from Oklahoma. Area Woman Appointed To FHA Committee M a u d i 1 e e n Bartholomew Route 2, Prairie Grove, ha been appointed to the Washini Ion County Commitlee of th Farmers Home Administration it was announced this week. She assists her husband in Ih operation of their turkey, bro ler and livestock farm in th Moffit Community. With her three-year term, she joins fellow committee members, Loyd G. Hulet and Bryan H. Reed, both of Lincoln. Purposes of the committee include determining loan eligi- Burglary Charge Pending On Three Youths Burglary charges are expe ted to be filed in Washingtt Juvenile Court against thre Huntsville youths in connectio with the Tuesday afternoon bu glary of the Geneva Heitho residence on Bailey Drive, pistol, some clothing and met cine were taken in the break-i Sgt. Bill Brooks of the ,Fa etteville police said the thre were reportedly arrested Huntsville authorities while the act of taking a battery o of a car. Brooks said that when th three were questioned, Ihj admitted several other thefts the Huntsville area, includin burglaries at several schoo and residences. The car used by the thr was searched. Brooks said, an authorities found a prescript! bottle of medication taken fro the burglary in Fayetteville. Charges of burglary and grand larceny are pending against the Ihree in Madison County. CONTINUED FROM PAGE ONE) sion came after Republican mgressional leaders turned ;ainst him on the impeach- icnt issue, and after he re elved recommendations to re- gn from trusted advisers. The News also said his wife, at, and daughters Julie Eisen- ower and Tricia Cox "argued ehemently" against resigna on. Nixon himself has fcsen publi- y silent on the rapid erosion his position since he admit- ed on Monday t h a t he tried vo years ago to thwart an FBI /atergate probe and then with- eld that information from Con- ress and his own lawyer. LEADERS SUMONED But he summoned three Re- ublican congressional leaders the White House Wednesday id was told his situalion on apltol Hill "is very gloomy . very distressing." Senate GOP Leader Hugh :ott, who used those words 'ter the 35-minute meeting ith Nixon, also said, "I think he situation will 'be resolved ithin a matter of days." "He did not give any in- ication one way or another of nether he is going to resign," cott said. "There has been no decision made," added Sen. Barry Gold- /aler of Arizona at a news con- erence on the White House awn. The third leader. House Re- ublican chief John J. Rhodes f Arizona, agreed: "There is o - time element involved; here is no idea given as to vhat any final decision might re." · ' i AH three said Nixon stressed' hat "any decision he makes vill'.be in the national inter- st.V There were these: other devopments: --An Associated Press national survey found many- top Re- ublican party officials want lixbn to resign, saying v his irompt departure would benefit he country and improve GOP prospects in the November con- ;ressional elections. --Rabbi if Nixon's largest citizen-sup- ort group, said he expects the ""resident to resign unless there s an immediate outpouring of support. A White House spokesman said the switchboard was so overloaded with calls "heav- ly weighed toward expressions of belief in the President' 1 ' that corps of volunteers had to be assigned to help answer them. --The House approved a reso- ution clearing the wayi for radio and 'television coverage of mpeachment debate scheduled to begin Aug. 19. BROOKS RESOLUTION --Sen. Edward Brooke, , R- Mass., .was reported to be Tightrope Walker Granted Reprieve NEW YORK (AP) -- "I was leased t h e lot scared ... I was dying of happiness." Philippe Petit, a 24-year-old French aeiialist, was telling low it felt to walk a cable iglilrope slung arross the 140- oot .gap between the rooftops }f the World Trade Center's 10-story twin towers, Today, Petit can be even happier. Authorities have agreed to tlrop charges of criminal tres- ass and disorderly conduct if le repeats his tightrope act on a lower wire in Central Park, for the benefit of local children. Wednesday morning, Petit startled awakening New Yorkers with his dare-devil antics atop the seven -eighths - inch wide metal cable 1,350 feet above the pavement. With a balancing bar but no net, Petit walked four times across the gap, at times Bitting or lying down on the wire. Awestruck spectators applauded Torn below. Police, rushed to the rooftops. Traffic stopped. It was an act he'd planned well in advance. He and a half-dozen Frencr and American friends hac roles as newsmen, delivery men and construction workers. They had taken some 500 pounds of cable and other equipment to the rooftops of the towers in lower Manhattan, where four of t h e m hid out Tuesday night. At d a w n they used a bow and an arrow to fire fishing line attached to the cable across the gap. Shortly after 7 a.m. Petit gave the city his act. Petit, who arrived in New York eight months ago, said he had already walked high wires between towers at the Cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris and between bridge towers in Sydney Harbor, Australia. He spent his days here juggling. performing on a unicycle and passing the hat as a street entertainer -- as well as scheming how he could put up a wire between the Trade Center's rooftops. . Why did he do it? He denied it was just f6r publicity. "If I see three oranges; I have to juggle. And if I see two towers, I have to walk." Nixon Summons Photographer To White House Wednesday and gubernatorial Baruch Korff, head WASHINGTON (AP) "It was pathetic. I had tears in my eyes." The President of the United States, in shirt sleeves, was greeting his family --.his wife, .wo daughters and their husbands -- in an upstairs room at the White House Wednesday night. The witness: Oliver "Ollie" Atkins, personal photographer to Richard Nixon in good times and bad since I9B8. Nixon, seemingly poised on the brink of becoming the first American president to; resign the office, was gathering his ready to intended introduce a resolution to grant Nixon im- family for a after hearing private gloomy dinner tidings from Senate and House Re munity from prosecution if he resigns. And the Chicago Tribune said a former White House aide was discussing Immunity 'or Nixon with key members of Congress. --Atty. Gen. William B. Saxbe, saying he is reluctant to discuss impeachment publicly, said it is up to Nixon alone to decide whether to resign. · · As rumors of an imminent resignation swept the capital. Nixon spent hours in private with his family and closest aides. He talked alone with both his daughters. First. Julie Eisenhower came to his hideaway of- Executive Office Avenue, as Brooke a sense-of-Congress fice in the Building. Later he walked in the White House Rose Garden with Tricia Cox. Then the daughters and their husbands, David Eisenhower and Edward Cox, joined the President and First Lady for a private dinner In the executive mansion living quarters. On the opposite end of Pennsylvania prepared resolution seeking immunity for Nixon should he resign, a ranking GOP House member spoke of "many negotiations going on." Rep. John B. Anderson of Illinois, thirdranking Republican in the House, said the negotiations now under way include discussions of "how to make a graceful exit." But Anderson and some other House GOP leaders said they thought immunity from prosecution would be inappropriate f o r Congress to suggest. Woman Arrested For Importing Cocaine MIAMI, Fla. (AP) -- Customs officials have arrested a 74-year-old woman for illegally importing cocaine woven into a Colombian rug. "Who could have done this to m e ? , ' 1 Customs inspector Charles Harvey quoted Made line Partlow of East Strouds burg, Pa., as saying when the drug was discovered. Customs agents said one am three-quarter pounds of the co caine was found in about 100 small plastic tubes woven into the wool rug that Mrs. Partlow brought Into the country late Tuesday from Bogota. "She said she went to Bogota with friends and they took her to the market and bought he this rug as a gift," said U.S Marshal Melvin Mullis. Harvey said she carried three pieces of luggage into custom and clutched the rug rolled up in plain brown paper under he arm. He Trial Set Trial was set for Oct. 30 in Washington Circuit Court for said he unwrapped tlv rug, poked at it and white pow der spurted out. "Cocaine," he said. "Thi woman's mouth fell open." Officials said the half-incl diameter lubes ran the width o ublican leaders and party el- er Barry Goldwater. Atkins was there, as on many ccasions in the past -- in Pe- ing and Moscow and at ; inaugural balls ',-r to record a moment in history. Just a few minutes earlier he _.ad photographed the beleaguered President walking in the White House Rose Garden with daughter Tricia Cox. The White House press office eported Nixon and Mrs. Cox ust happened to meet as tha ''resident was walking home to dinner and that Atkins just happened to walk by with a .loaded camera as father and daughter decided to take an evening stroll. In the past this explanation vould, more than likely, have been the prelude to another public relation move -- a dls- ribution to the news media of official White House photos. In "act, two White House officials ndicated that was the plan Wednesday night. No matter. It was an evening .0 be recorded on film. Just two days earlier, the President had made public a :ranscript of a 1972 conversation with H. R. Haldeman that was judged damning by many of Nixon's bedrock supporters in Congress. In addition to talking about using the CIA to thwart the FBI's Watergate investigation, Nixon and Haldeman discussed the campaign value of behind-the-scenes pictures by Oliver Atkins. . . what good does an Ollia picture do?" asked Nixon. "Doesn't do any good," replied Haldeman. Perhaps that is why a White House spokesman said late Wednesday the latest Atkins* photos would not be made pub- lie. More likely this time the film was too private, too poignant. · - , "It was pathetic. I had tears in my eyes," Atkins said. the carpet and were not visible The blaze Trailer Burns Springdale -- Cause of a fire in a Jones Truck Lines trailer Wednesday has not been determined, firemen said today. except on close inspection. damage to caused extensive the ' trailer and M ' u u l l l u g l ^ I.U I I I G L K I I l t r l d l l U rs. Partlow was released on j assorted contents. The trailer, a $10,000 personal recognizance --'--' l -- v - : -- j "-- T m --·- bond Wednesday. A preliminary hearing was set for Aug: 27. Kenneth B. Springdale. Bicycle Stolen A 20 inch girl's bicycle was reported stolen from the homn of Mrs. Dan Harris at 1137 Baldwin Ave. Mrs. Harris told Fnyetteville police that the bike was taken at about noon Wednesday. bility rural of applicants, except in housing loans, recommending certain loans on the basis of soil and water districts, associations and partnerships, and discussing with the county supervisor the servicing of loans that should be referred lo other credit sources. County supervisor, E. Leon Thurman, said Mrs. Bartholomew's practical experience in coping with rural problems means she will make a real contribution to the committee and the county program. Animal Carcasses Said Not For Trash Washington County administrative assistant Harold Dogger has asked county residents no to dump dead animals In the county's trash pick-up containers. Dugger said dead chickens were being deposited in several containers, apparently during the night. Because the containers are near grocery stores and fruit stands, the county cannot accept garbage of any sort, Dugger said. innocent Wednesday in Circuit Court to a charge o[ burglary and grand larceny. He is accused of taking a tape player and two tapes from the car. of Betty Poole, of Huntsville, an employe at Washington Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Poole's car was parked on the lot at the Medical Center Sunday when the theft occurred. M. William fields IPECTRUM FINANOIA1- SERVICEa CHARTERED LIPB UNDERWRITER The Finest In Life Insurance Produeta 309 natlicock Ofllce Bnlldlnt. 940 North Block M. T«!tpbM«: 921-5171 ' nyllUvllK, irUr.ot TTM Milligan, Milligan Jr., 18. pleaded Mexican Workers Threaten Strike MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Mexican workers are warning of a massive strike late next month unless they are granted 35 per cent wage increases to cope with soaring inflation. President Luis Echeverria said: "We are with the workers." On Wednesday, the Labor Congress, Mexico's largest workers' group claiming more than eight million members, gave employers until Sept. 20 to give the raises or face strikes at around 200,000 factories and businesses. The ultimatum came less than 24 hours after Echevveria told a workers' rally: "In the problem of inflation, we are with the workers." But his fi nance, minister, Jose Lopez Portillo, seemed to back off the president's statement, warning in a Wednesday interview tha steep pay hikes would worsen inflation and precipitate an eco nomic crisis. Home Entered Gerald L. Boyd, 2008 W. Cleveland Ave., told Fayetteville police that sometime since Sunday someone entered his home and broke a large window. Two window screens were also torn, but nothing has been discovered missing from the home. M^^ta MISSED YOUR PAPER? WE'RE SORRY! If yon cannot reach your TIMES carrier PHONE W4ZU Daily 5 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday 3 to 8 p.m. Sunday S to 9:30 a.m. Window Broken Bennie Harris of 1017 Eva Ave.. told Fayetteville police that a window in the west door of his home was broken some time Tuesday night. Harris also s-.id a screen was torn and the frame bent. Ml* on* People Helping People Directors of ^JL Funeral S«rvie«j JgJ Service:: MAVIS, Millar* Lee -- Friday 2:00 p.m. Chapel, of Neuion'i Funeral Home. Rev. Cecil Bji- derback officiating. Interment Falrvlew Memorial Gtrdeni. jarked behind the Jones Truck Lines offices, was not attached to a truck cab. THEY'RE MOVING MEN, NOT MIRACLE MEN Expert car* and handling of your household possessions l everythtag you can reasonably expect from tha moving maa. He can't put that old, familiar nelghbornood Tn'a crata... move the comer drug «tora to your new hometown... bring along Johnny's old »thoo! or Mary's favorite hairdr*ij«r. Neither can your Welcome WagortHost»«iiforK mlmclet. But sti fan and will provide dweetions to the community facilities you need, and bring with her a galaxy of gift* from Its leading merchants. She awaitsyourcallat Phorm 443-5438 or 442-8111 WILCOMI NIWCOMIRII UM this c«up«n to M ·* kiMw yen're here. Name . . AtfdreM City I I Please kav* the Welcome Wagon Hostess call on me. ( ) I weuM Ilka to ubxrlbe to the H.W. Ark. TIME* ( I I already wkecrlko t* the nil oirt the ceil' TIMI" ~ Ar*. jfoti AM mall to TIMU, Box O, FayettevlPJe,

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