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Northwest Arkanwj TIMES, Thurt., Sopt. 5, 1974 FAVITTKVILLlT, ARKANSAS Candidates For Sheriff Address Juvenile Court Advisory Panel Two candidates for Washing-ijuvcniles now am in County Sheriff who will face ago when they w ton County : each olher in ·the November general elections spoke Wednesday at a noon meeting of the Juvenile Court Advisory Committee. Herbert Marshall, 33, Republican candidate and B i l l Murray, 28, Democratic candidate were introduced by the Rev. Marvin Hinrichs, who conducted the meeting in the absence of the chairman, Mrs. Sylvia Swartz. Marshall, a native of Prairie Grove, with five years experience as deputy sheriff, police officer and criminal investigator, compared the treatment of les now and a few years hen they were put in jail cells because there were no other detention facilities. "Sometimes juveniles were Obituary Pievin Rejoins i London Symphony LONDON (AP) -- Conductor Andre Previn rejoins the London Symphony in California today after a bout with the flu. Previn missed three concerts on the orchestra's American tour, but will be f jack on the podium Friday in Santa Barbara. There are 16 concerts left on the tour. wrought to court without legal assistance and in many cases Tied and sentenced to prison. They were mentally hardened D.V prison when they were released," he said and commended the citizens who had i v o r k e d to alleviate the situation. MORE GUIDANCE. Marshall discussed some of Pet Shop Owner Exonerated In Diseased Animal Case Charges of selling a diseased I the charges against Mr. Sloufer Fog Lights stolen Man Arrested For Stolen Goods Charge PAUL WOOD Paul R. Wood, 67, of Farmington died this morning at a Fayetteville hospital. Born Jan. 19, 1907 at Russell, Iowa, the son of Leonard H. and Elsie Sullivan Wood, he was a cons t r u c t i o n worker and a Lutheran. Survivors are the widow, Mrs. Doris Irene Stoecker Wood of the home and one sister, Mrs. Marie Ferguson of Clute. Tex. Arrangements will be announced by Moore's Chapel. Memorials may be made to St. John's Lutheran Church and or the Arkansas Lung Association. HARVEY OVERTON Springdale -- Harvey Overton, 61, of Springdale died Wednesday in a Tulsa hospital. Born June 4, 1913 at Springdale, the son oE Thomas Edward and Nora Myrick Overton, he was owner ot the Green Thumb the reasons for juvenile problems saying that a lot of the problems start in the home. "1 believe we are on the right track but need to press on and widen our rehabilitation and counseling and to make guidance available so that crime can be prevented," he said. Marshall also p l e d g e d cooperation with juvenile officials and noted that juvenile offenses in Washington County are up 31 per cent over last year. Emphasizing that much of this increase is due to the rising population in the area, he said "The sheriff's office can play an important role by appointing qualified personnel o work with juveile officials; o go after the drug pusher on .he streets and to -work for rehabilitation for those addicted to drugs and alcohol." "A police officer is not a judge or jury, but it he takes :ime to listen -- to talk with juveniles and parents and gain [heir confidence there is a chance of preventing future crimes," he concluded. Murray has been a resident of the county since 1951 and attended Fayetteville schools. "I have been conected w i t h law endorcement, both in public service and business related Poultry Slaughter Up WASHINGTON (AP) -Poultry slaughter in federally inspected plants totaled more than 1.34 billion pounds of birds on.a Hveweight basis, up 9 per cent from June; and 8 per cent above July, 1973, says the Agriculture Department. Poultry prices have strengthened some recently, partly in response to heavier slaughter earlier this summer, USDA figures indicate. Broilers at the farm averaged 20.4 cents per pound liveweight on Aug. 15, the same as in July 'but up from 18.6 cents last June. animal, filed In April against Davis J. Stoufer of Fort Smith, were dismissed this morning in Fayelteville Municipal Court by Judge Richard Wells. The charges were brought by Amy Sue Wood of 1045 Oak Manor Drive after she purchased what she called diseases animal at Sloufer's Pet Barn in the Northwest Arkansas Plaza on April 4. Testimony in the case was heard by Judge Wells on Aug. 28, but he delayed his ruling until today to study the merits of the case. In his briet ruling. Judge Wells said "after consideration of all of the elements of the this court has concluded that issue, the contradictory Garden Center and a Mason. Survivors are the widow, Mrs. Orva Daniel Overton o! the home; two sons, Teddy of Claremore, Okla. and Harvey of Owasso, Okla; one daughter, Mrs. Gary Harral oE Lowell; two step-sons, Robert and Raymond Boatright of Springdale; two brothers, Ed and Dee of Springdale; two sisters, Mrs. Hazel Hunt of Springdale and Mrs. Marine Brisco of Para- mont, Calif, and 10 grandchildren. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Sisco Chapel with burial in Friendship Cemetery. MRS. ADDIE HUNNICUTT Mrs. Addie Lovett Hunnicutt, 81, formerly of Fayetteville, died this morning in Springfield, Mo. Born Feb. 27. 1893 in Waco, Tex., the daughter of Louis C. and Addie Lovelt Moore, she was a graduate of the University of Arkansas, the first president of -the VFW Auxiliary in Fayetteville, a member of the Order of Eastern Star, a retired school teacher and a Methodist. Survivors are one daughter Mrs. Addie Lee Lister of Springfield. Mo.; one s i s t e r , Mrs. Minnie Lunck of Everett, Wash.; one brother, T. L. Moore of Oxnard, Calif, and one grandchild. Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Moore's Chapel with burial and graveside Eastern Star services at National Cemetery. fields, years for the 1 he said. past seven Ford NEW YORK STOCKS Optnlnc Prkn rurnhlxd by Ark Best Corp Amer Tel Tel Ark La Gas Baldwin should be dismissed. "The decision is based on the ^ fact that the court must find guilt beyond a. reasonable doubt of all of the element sot the offense charged. Of course, one of the elements of this particular offense is that the animal sold must be a 'diseased ani mal.' "As to this testimony was and of equal value. There was, in the case, a lack of absolute medical evidence, which, it available, could have been decisive. "In its absence, this court feels compelled to give the de fendent the benefit of the rea sonable doubt requirement anc dismiss the charges trgains' him." Mrs. Wood told the court on Aug. 2B that she purchased thi dog and took it to a veterinar ian several times for check-ups and treatment. In the origina check-up however, no illness was recorded by. the veterinar ian. Elkins saw a television set and an electric razor In the C and S Pawn Shop here, The set and razor were described as the ones taken in H burglary of the Walker, residence. Police checked with.the'pawn shop owner and arrested Wilson "I think we are very fortunate in Washington County because we have the juvenile facilities, that we have al present. The three juvenile homes here are excellent. We need improvement but I think this comes from not having enough financial support," he said. In response to questions posed by the audience of some 20 committee members the candidates agreed with the concept of establishment of a holding facility for juveniles which would be between the minimum security of the detention homes and the maximum security of a jail cell. Neither however felt the present county jail was adequate to develop such a station. Both also saw the need for a new jail and Marshall noted that at present there are 33 prisoners awaiting trial in the county jail. PRISON FARM Both also agreed that establishment of a minimum security jaj. such as the prison farm at~Cummins, in the area was a good idea, but pointed out this would depend on state financing. Tom West, chairman of the (CONnNTTBD FROM PAGE OX!) economist J. Kenneth Gal raith, one-lime adviser of Democratic presidents. SWORN IN On the eve of today's meel- ng, Ford witnessed the swearing in of Alan Greenspan as chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers and said both and Greenspan are optimistic about the economy. Greenspan, who left his New York consulting firm to succeed Herbert Stein in the key post, is known to favor as little government interference as possible in the economy. "I like his approach," Ford said. "He isjec- ognized as an optimist ..." The President acknowledged the economy is plagued by^severe problems, but added, "we have to be optimistic about what we can do about it ... That attitude is helpful and beneficial as we face some of the problems and hard decisions ahead." A follow-up meeting has been scheduled for New York on Sept. 23, with the economists presenting detailed papers to be submitted to the full summit conference later that week. P r i o r to the initial conference, White House coordinator L. William Seidman and White House Press Secretary Jerald F. terHort said it was unlikely Congress could act this year on any major proposals flowing from the summit. This view brought expressions of dismay from some congressional leaders. "We just can't wait too long before some action is taken, because inflation and unemploy- Campbell Soup "' 24% Central* S W .,...' n(l Chrysler ." mi Del Monte '.'.' 17% Dillards . m, Easco A G Edwards Emerson Exxon Ford 7% 33J .'.'.'.'.'... 63 --- 38'/ 2 Frontier Air 4% Gen Growth '.' 12Vz Gen Mtrs 38% Gordon Jwelry 6 5 /k Intl Harv 19 I-T-E Imperial 11% J C Penney 46% Lev! Strauss 18Vz Ling Temco 8% Marcor 18 Pan Am World Air 2 Phillips Pelro 38W Pizza Corp -8'/4 Pizza Hut .- 15% Ralston 33 Safeway 3VA Sears 56 Scott Paper 11V4 Shakespeare ....3 514 Sou Pac 26 Texaco ...... · ............ 22 1 /! Tri State Mtrs ............ 9tt Union Carbide ..... s ........ 38 United Air ............... 27% Victor ....................... 6 Wai Mart .............. 16'/j Ark West Gas Mitchell Pleads Guilty To Charge Robert B. Mitchell of Fay etteville, pleaded guilty Wcdnes day in Washington Circui Court to charges of grand lar ceny. Washington Circuit Judg Maupin Cummirtgs placed Mi chelt under advisement by th court for one year. Mitchell was convicted of th Aug. 19, 1973 theft of lumbe and light fixtures taken from the Jim Napier business. Th stolen property was valued $35. Theft Reported SPRINGDALE -- Two conditioners and a tape dec and speakers were stolen from the Cerie's Ceramic building o Hwy. 71 south. A north windo was pried open to gain entr to the building. Loss was est mated at $310. SPRINGDALE - Two ghtj were stolen from SPRINGDALE -- A 20-ycnr umper of an International Bell arrested for possession ot stolen property Wednesday after two uck parked on the company items stolen in a June burglary t Tuesday night or early Wed- at Elkins were spotted day. The wires were cut and Police apprehended Stephen he mountings unbolted. Value after learning his name was on E. Wilson after a member ot the lights was estimated at the Tommy Walker family ot Tom Hendrlcks -- Evelyn Hill* Shopping Center -- Bill Cannon andiamq No need to Join a safari --our lizard and'gator are convincing copies. Combined with gold edging, they make RACE a fashion collector's item. ment are both increasing," said Senate Democratic leader Mike Mansfield. Mansfield said he would continue to press for reimposing wage ; , and ,price controls, a move opposed by Ford and his advisers. Personnel Committee for organization, explained JAMES P. ROY Lincoln -- James Payton Roy, 83, of Lincoln died today in a Fayetteville nursing home. Born Dec. 15, 1890 at Summers, the son of John Thomas and Annie Armstrong Roy, he was a retired farmer and a Methodist. : He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Etta Rich Roy of the borne; one son, Luther of Lincoln; one brother, Claude of Lincoln; one sister, Mrs. Mae Cushing of Ojai, Calif., two grandchildren and two great- grandchildren. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at the Lincoln Baptist Church with burial in the Beatty Cemetery under the direction of Luginbuel Funeral Home. the _ _ ,, . the screening process for Volunteer Probation Officers (VPO) in response to a recommendation made by Murray that a better way to select VPOs was needed. Mrs. Virginia Croft, of the Ozark Guidance Center, discussed the services of the comprehensive mental health center in Springdale. Mrs. Croft outlined the existing services in response to a suggestion by Murray for the need to establish an organization for drug addicts similar to AAA for alcoholics and Marshall's suggestion that juvenile drug abusers be ' provided treatment and rehabilitation. Books Stolen · R i c h a r d Traynham, 2363 Holly St., told Fayetteville police Wednesday afternoon that a box of books, mostly about psychology, was taken from the old Student Union sometime during the summer vacation, Horse Show Set A horse show will be held Sunday at 1 p.m. at the Oak Grove arena, two and one half miles west of Springdale and one-fourth mile north of Hwy. 8. The Oak Grove Saddlelites will act as host club. Sponsors have donated 262 trophies which will be awarded. Fifty-nine area businesses are sponsors of the show. For more information call Terry Metcalf at 756-6528 or Lorene Hollinsworlh at 2487370. Old Post Office [CONTINUED FROM PAGE FOOT) ral agencies' rules will be given precedence. -- HUD which has approved the demolition or the N a t i o n a l Historic Register which prohibits it. Secondly, can a property be designated to the register without prior knowledge and consent of the owner for nominating. (HUD purchased the post office from Downtown Fayetteville Unlimited for $235.400 in June 1972). Dugan said Housing and Urban Development (HUD) officials at the state office in Little Rock are researching the situation to help determine what happens now. City officials reacted more favorably to the announcement. "I don't see how it can do anything but help. I haven't studied all the implications but it certainly should change the picture somewhat." said Don Grimes, Fayetteville city manager. His optimism was echoed by Mayor Russell Purdy. "I have had a ray of hope all along and this action just adds to my hope that we might save the building. The more I thought about it the more I disliked that park arrangement that had been drawn up," he said. Kearney Natl 4 7 ,i-5% Minute Man 2$4-2% Pioneer Foods 4Vi-5 H K Porter ........... 32V4-33V4 Std Regis 1H4-12 Tyson Foods 5%-SVt Yellow Frt 37%-38W Averages Inds up 6.72 Trans up 1.93 Utils up -16 Volume 4 mil 310 Charge Pending In Amphetamine Sale A 23-year-old Seligman, Mo., man is expected to oe charged in Washington Circuit Court today with the possession and sale of a controlled substance (amphetamines), according to the prosecuting attorney's office. Springdale police arrested Edward E. Wormington about 4:25 a.m. today while he was driving on Hwy. 71 north, near Rogers. Officers observed Wormington Wednesday night in the sale of amphetamines. Police obtained a search warrant before they stopped the vehicle this morn- GIGANTIC ing. In checking the van, officers found 1,200 white pills -- believed to 'be amphetamines-- hidden in the interior roof frame of the car. The pills were scored and bagged, but Springdale criminal investigator Sgt. Mike Blocker did not know if the tabs were commercial or home-manufactured. Blocker estimated the pills' street value at about $300. 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 e.m. PRICE ROLLBACK SALII HONORABLE PRESIDENT GERALD FORD Requested, Careful Economy in Spending--And we at RFC ARE COOPERATING. To the best of our ability. SO WE ARE REDUCING ALL FALL AND WINTER FASHION MERCHANDISE. WE ARE REALLY TRYING. We Don't Know How Long We Can Hold On To These Prices... So hurry in today and save during Rephan's Unprecedented PRICE ROLL BACK tEimei Found Ed 1S60 315 N. Eart Ate. F«J*tlrrin». At*. 77m Publish**) daily and Bun day *\January J, JtUy {, Thanki^ivln^ Christmas. Second Cksf Postaf. PHIS »l yayettertUj, Ark. 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