Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas on August 13, 1974 · Page 5
Get access to this page with a Free Trial
Click to view larger version
August 13, 1974

Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas · Page 5

Publication:
Location:
Fayetteville, Arkansas
Issue Date:
Tuesday, August 13, 1974
Page:
Page 5
Cancel
Start Free Trial

Page 5 article text (OCR)

Following Address To Joint Session House, Senate Members Praise Ford's Candor WASHINGTON (AP) -- Con-: gress has made clear il wcl- coirtes a honeymoon with President Ford. But many members say that even though they like his style, the marriage may be rocky unless progress is made in'fighting inflation. Ford's two new economic initiatives--recreating the Cost of Living Council and calling an economic summit meeting --received widespread if somewhat conditional applause after t h e new President's address Monday night to a joint session of and cooperating," Kennedy Congress. House and however, praise for Senate members, had nothing Ford's candor, promise to put an end to covert wiretapping and surveillance and his pledge of "commu- tipn and compromise" with the Congress. Sen. Edward M. Kennedy, D- Mass., said Ford's accession to the presidency and the tone oi his speech marks the end Watergate as a political issue on which Democrats can successfully draw. .The fact that it w a s.Ford Standing at the podium of the House of Representatives in- Rtead of the just resigned Presi dent Nixon appeared to please most of his former colleagues. "He was the Jerry Ford we all know; a warm human heinj despite the aura of his high of fice," said House Democratic Leader Thomas P. O'Neill Jr. ef- Massachusetts. -"There's a great sense in thi fcall tonight of wishing him we! aid. It looks as though we're moving from an era" of con ronlalion to one of coopers- ion," said Sen, Lloyd Bentsen, D-Tex. "It was a bellringer," said Senate Republican Leader lugh Scott who earlier had aid his job had not been fun "or two years and, that he hoped t soon would be again. But many Democrats and some Republicans said t h a t vhen Ford refines his stands ie will get the opposition he expects on many issues. Many agreed that inflation is he nation's No. 1 enemy but said they did not believe t h e new President can balance the budgt in fiscal 1976 without cutting deeply into Pentagon spending. Sen. Walter F. Mondale, D-. Minn., termed Ford's economic deas "disturbing,' and "halt- formed." Two Harvard University economists, reacted cautiously and somewhat skeptically. John Kenneth Galbraith. an economic adviser to former President John F. Kennedy, said Ford appeared to be relying on t h e same policies and advisers used by former President Richard M. Nixon. James S. Duesenberry, chairman of the Harvard economics department, said he was skeptical of Ford's pledge to balance the federal budget within two years. : Sen. Jacob Javils, R-N.Y., ·said: "I don't believe that he can expect the defense budget '.o be sacrosanct. It's not reasonable (o talk about anccd budget in 1S76 a bal- withoul cutting · military spending. II an't be done." The Senate's youngest Democrat, Joseph Bidcn of Dela ware, said: "The important thing is his downplaying of the imperia side of the office. There will be a lot of lights in the Ford ad ministration. But they'll bi good, honest, clean fights. No one will try to intimidate yoi or watch your office or bug your phone. "That's what I Und so freshing," Biden said. "I._ got a gut instinct for what the country needs most." Tentative Pact ST LOUIS (AP) -- A tentative agreement between ihe South- vestern Bell Telephone Co., and Districts 6 and 12 ot the Communications Workers of America was reached Monday according to a company an- lounccmcnt. Workers in the districts wil vote on the pact, and on another agreement worked bin on the national level, diiring balloting later this month. The three-year agreemen covers some 61,005 employes in Arkansas, Kansas, Oklahoma Texas, Missouri and a portion o! Illinois. A. S. Alston, chairman of Hit board lor the company, said tin contract will provide wage am fringe benefit improvement totaling more than S93 a montl during the first year. Details of the agreement wen not disclosed. Irish Children Reium To Their War-Torn Land MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) -- The departure of 120 Irish children from a 'Midwest vacation had (lie appearance of the end to summer camp, but they tvci'c going home to (he vio lence of Belfast. Donald O'Roilly Orono, Minn, They weeks spent in the peaceful six Upper Midwest playing baseball, riding bikes and fishing -- all the things 9-to 11-year old youngsters shoult do while they grow up. There were many tears wher they left for home Monday. "I've gotten so used to it here . it's so quiet and people like each other," said Joseph Kce nan, 11. "I want my parents tc get us out of Belfast and move here." Joseph stayed with tin family, of Northwest Arkansas TIMES, lues., Aug. 13, 1974 AYETTEVILLE, ARKANSAS The children spent six weeks vith families scattered around cliimcsota, the Dakotas, Wisconsin and Iowa. Most have osl close relatives and friends flic sectarian fighting in Northern Ireland. They're Americanized now. Most own blue jeans, cat hum- burgers and wear Minnesota Viking T-shirts. The project, designed to give Belfast children a summer of peace and to show them people of differing religions can live together, was sponsored by the Hibbing, Minn.. Rotary Club. Nancy Timmerman, a formei social worker who directed tl operation, said the prograrr "could not have worked bet tcr," adding that "there's n doubt that these children's per sonal development advancec tremendously while they wer here." Band Practice Scheduled Ai Woodland Band practice at Woodland Junior High School will ijcgin Aug. 19 and continue throughout the week from 2 to 3:30 p.m. The announcement of the practice sessions was made Bill Marlin, band director. During the week uniforms will be issued, chair petitions established, and tryonts held foi majorette. Tryouts for chair positions will be from this year's Junioi Clinic Tryout material exoepl for new students moving in Martin said that student: coming in after the tryouts will c placed In last chair and will lave to "challenge" to move ip. Majorette tryouts are 'mited to girls in eighth and sessions are held to prepare the ninth grades, Martin indicated. The pro-school practice sessions are held to prepare t h e band for football games and pep assemblies. · Martin anticipates that thn jank will number approximately 96 members. ', Chew! Long-holding FASTEETrPPowder. tt takes the worry out of wearing dentures. Oil Drilling Sites Ranked LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Offshore Southern California was tanked only fourth as a desirable oil drilling site by 25 oil companies surveyed, a Department of Interior report stated. Heading the list as more promising drilling sites were the central and western areas Three Hurt In Two-Car Mishap S P R I N G D A L E - Three people were slightly injured Monday afternoon in a two car collision at Hwy. 71 and Sanders Avenue. .Driver of the car, David Y. Puryear, 50, of Bentonville was treated and released'at Springdale M c m o r i a I Hospital, as was the d r i v e r of the second car Esther Agnew, 61, of 519 Mill St. A passenger in the Agnew car, Ardyce Jost, 5B;' : of Lowell, was also treated and released. Police reports, indicate Puryear's vehicle was traveling north on Hwy. 71 .when the Agnew vehicle, southbound on , Hwy. 71. made a left turn into the path of Puryear's car. ·Agnew was cited for failure to yield right of way. of the Gulf of Mexico and the Gulf of Alaska. The Interior Department documents Monday showed oil companies thought factors against the Southern California sea bed were its high seismic activity, the lack of deepwater drilling technology and a shortage of drilling rigs, tubular goods and platforms. Drillin -has been going on for some years now in the Gulf of Mexico hut the Gulf of Alaska has not been offered yet for lease. Despite the reported disenchantment with the 1.6 million acres of offshore Southern California now available for sales, Interior Department officials reportedly were studying roposals to offer yet another Southern California offshore tract, from Ventura County to Dana Point,.for lease. The department reports on the sites preferred by oil com panics and on the proposal foi leasing another Southern California offshore tract were to be used in filing an environmental impact report concerning t h e Ventura County-Dana Point stretch. A draft environmental impact report is to be completed this fall and then made available for public review. A final state- fent is to be completed by mid 1075, incorporating public comments. Secretary of the Interior Rogers C. B. Morton is then expected to decide whether to lease the proposed area. IN STORE PORTRAIT SPECIAL One 5x7 Color Portrait SATISFACTION GUARANTEED One sitting per subject One special per family Additional subjects--$1.00 (Group or individual) All ages: babies, children, adults No appointment necessary ONLY August Tues. thru Sat. 8-13 thru 8-17 p.m. Photographer on duty 9 o. inoiri" Hwy. 71B North at Rolling Hills Drive Some Quantities Limited Come Early For Best Selections! Orig. $60 Women's Red Wrap Coats 19.99 Orig. ?40, Now 11.99 What would be nicer to wear to a Razorback fool- ball game this fall than this razorback red wrap coat. Choose from long and short lengths, in this beautiful all weather coat, made of polyester and blends. In sizes 8 to 18. 1 A 2 Price 2 Price \Save For Girls! Preteen Sportswear Clearance. For girls sizes 6 to 14. Not every size in every style, but a very wide selection. Assorted fabrics. 'Preteen Sleepwear Clearance. Choose from many styles and colors. Broken sizes for girls sizes 6 to 14. i Infants! Toddlers! Pamper your infant girl with these polyester and cotton diaper sets. Beautiful pastel colors. Sizes S, M, L. Orig. $7, : Now 1.99 I Tod_dler boys knit shirts. Made of soft 100% cotton. In solids and stripes. Sizes 2 to 4. Orig. 1.59 to $3, Now 99c Boys! Students! Orig. 3.BO Boys Tank Tops Quilted and woven bedspreads. Various patterns and as. $1 Orig. $5 Boys' Famous Brand sleeveless vest. Assorted colors in polyester and cotton. Broken sizes 3 for $5. prig. $6 Boys' Famous Brand, polyester and cotton casual jeans. Permanent press, in assortd colors. Sizes regular and slim $2 Orig. $7 Students Famous Brand dress and sport shirts. Assorted colors ill polyester and cotton. Sizes S, M, L, long or short sleeves. Permanent press $2 Orig. $12 Student's Famous Brand casual cuffed pants. Many permanent press. Assorted colors and fabrics Lu/f/o0e! 3 for $5 1/3 Off Beautiful Samsonite luggage . . . in special colors of blue, gold or olive. Many styles from which to choose. Orig. $38, Now 25.29 Orig. $40, Now 26.69 Orig. $48, Now 31-99 Orig. $58, Now 38.69 Orig. $63, Now 41 - 99 Famous Name Linens] Famous Name no iron sheets in a variety of fashion prints. Decorator colors in large and f» P'rv small patterns. Not every size in every color, /^ ^\\ I If Perfect 3.79 Twin Size ... ···w If Perfect 4.79 Full Size 2.99 If Perfect 2.99 pr. Cases ........v.... 1.93 pr. Giant thirsty bath towels in prints and jacquard woven patterns. Gay colorful patterns that will harmonize with any decor. If Perfect 2.99 1.39 No iron Pillow cases in fashion prints from Cannon, Wam- sutta ,and Pacific Mills. Assorted colors in standard and king sizes. If Perfect 2.30 and 3.99 pr 2 pr. for $3 j Orij. $10. King Size - 5.99 sorted colors. Machine washable. If Perfect 16.99 to 2-1.99 $10 I Big, Plump, Dacron allergy free pillows. They're filled with snow-white dacron® poly- c* f\f\ I ester. Pretty polyester and cotton print cover f MM with corded edge. Orig. $5 Standard Size *rf»t/«/ Orig. $7 Queen Size 3.8!) Orig. $»0 King Size 5.93 From Our Daytime Dress Department Famous Maker Culottes and Pant Dresses Orig. $26 7.99 Still time for summer fun and at great summer savings, on these Famous Maker cullottes and pantdresses. Sizes 8 to 16. Fashionable colors from which to choose. Hurry for best selection. Famous Maker Better Sportswear Orig. $11 to $24 /% Price Now. 5.49 to 11.99 Complete the summer in this select group of Famous Maker Sportswear. Choose from several groups including jackets, shirts, knits, pants, and skirts. 100% polyester or polyester and cotton. Not all colors and sizes at these low prices. Housewaresl Gifts! Orig. '1.99 3 pc. Melamine mixing bowl set. Includes Ha- 3-5 t|l. si?e. Colors o£ iemon flame, avocado or marble. Sale prcie Orig. 19.95 45 pc. Melamine Dinnerwate set. Sot includes 8 dinner plates and soup bowls, sugar bowl, cream pitcher, vegetable bowl, platter, 8 salad bowls, and cups anrf saucers. Sale Price , Orig. 24.9.1 Ostcr Delus type salon hair dryer. Adjusts for height. Folds for portability. Sale Price Orig. 29.95 Osier 10 Speed Blender. %0 watt motor, Colors of avocado and harvest. Sale Price Orig, 9.95 West Bend's 9 cup automatic coffee maker. Sain Price Ori;* 29.05 West Bend's 7 ps Country Inn extra thick aluminum cookware set. Colors o! avocado and harvest. Sale Price Orig. 29.93 West Bend's Electric County Kettle. Colors of avocado and harvest. Sale Price Orig. 29,95 Famous Begina electric Broom. Dirt cup dispenser. Sale PrEce Orig. 13.39 lona Stand Mixer, with solid state controls. And two Pyrex bowls. Sale Price Orig. 10.90 Regal 4 to 9 cup Automatic Coffee Maker, Colors of avocado and harvest. Sale Price Drig. 29.93 50 pc. Silver sot -complete service for 8, Stainless flatware choice of patterns. Sale Price Orig, 29.93 Ceramic table lamps Complete with shade. 3-way lighting. 56 to W tall. Sate Price Orig. $40 to 315 Gold finished framed mirrors. Plate glass. Oval and rectangular. Sale Price Grig. 29.99 45 pc. Dlnnerware set. includes dinner plates, cereal bowLs. cups .saucers, p]alter, veg, bowl., sugar and creamer, Choice of pattern.*.. Sale Price Orig. $ 1 pc. Imported French crystal salad set. 'Set includes salad bowl and six fruit dishes. Sale Price - . pritf. 2,85 Independence stemware. 50^ off in slock iicms. Choicest colors and -sizes. Sale Price 8.88 15.88 3-88 , 19.99 . 15.3 . 18.8 . . 12.88 , . . 5.88 . 16.99 .. 19,99 . . 29.99 . , 9.99 . , 3.99 1.43 fa. Orig. $11 to $16 Jr. Sweaters 5.49 And 7.99 A wide selection of cardigan, turtteneck, and sleeveless vests. Made of acrylic and wool blends, in assorted colors. Sizes S,M,L. Orig. $8 Women's Lacy Cardigans 3.99 Long sleeve lacey cardigans. All over diamond stitch with detail trim on neckline, cuff, and button. Ideal for cool places and cool nights. 100% polyester. Sizes 36 to 42. White, beige, mint, blue, or pink. Orig. $4 to $15 Budget Sleep Lounge Wear 4.97 For the lucky lady who can wear this size or drastically reduced Famous Mfg. salesman sample line. Made of nylon tricot, in assorted pastel colors. Size Small. Orig. $6 Better Nylon Tricot Long Gowns 3,99 Lovely 100% nylon tricot long gowns. Sleeveless with neckline and hemline ruffle. V-neck and empire waist line. Sizes S. AI, L. iewelryl Orig. $2 and more fashion jewelry. Necklaces bracelets and earrings. Sale Price , \ jrjc Neckware! Hosiery! Orig. $4 and more Neckwear. A large selection of wanted styles.."Salo Price g9 C Orig. $8 and more. Famous Make Bodysuits. Assorted colors and sizes. Sale Price 3.99 Draperies Foam-hack An.lin.uc Salin Draperies, Orig. 9.99 pr. 48x84, Now «c ,,,- Orig. 24.99 pr. 9Cx84, Now '.'.'$15 pr! Heavy Casement Draperies Orig, $22 48x84, Now Orig. $52 96 x 84, Now ' $26 i Orig. $55 95x84, Now 2,7.50 Imported Tergal Polyester Vaile Panels. Orig. $17 60x84, Now 8.50 Orig. 4.93 to 43.98 Assorted draperies, curtains, and valances. 'A Price and less. Sale Price $1 to 21.9!) Open Monday Through Saturday 10 A.M. Until 9 P.M.

Get full access with a Free Trial

Start Free Trial

What members have found on this page