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in United Nations Debut President Links Food To Oil By WILLIAM L. RYAN AP Special Correspondent . President Ford's debut at the United Nations has reminded th» world organization It can ·xptct long embroilment in Hie harsh and complicated politics ot food, where search for accord may be more important than the quest for agreement on nuclear arms. The President linked food to lure, especially as it is complicated by energy shortages and regional conflicts. When delegates gather Nov. chew over, collected by their Siamese Twins CAP) The Siamese twin girls success- v-uu^v u v u i , njJiok;iuu u v un.ru r ,, . , . preparatory committee: -By rull ' separated four days ago conservative estimate, nearly a wcl '?-,- rC| "° r ^ '? be '" r"° half billion persons in this world f?"^ 1 ! 0 " S"^. "cwrimif ,, . , . -.....»,%* »uuu *u I I U ^ I L u^ii^£jni.i_o fining! t i u v , ii t i n u m i u n \iui sun a in L U I S v vnu o i l t n his appeal Wednesday tor; 5 In Rome for a world food of 4 hillion never know what concord, as well he might. A ; conference under United Na-,it Is to have enough to eat. potentially explosive force lurksitions auspices, they'll have.The number grows rapidly. behind the developing food pic-1 some stark food statistics to --The committee says the average annual growth rateof vorld food production must be ncroascd, at a minimum, from 2.6 per cent to 3.6 per cent vithin 12 years, ff not, the poor countries may face calamity. · --The committee foresees a iced for massive investment in If Vote Estimates Are Correct OOP's Jones Says He Can Defeat Bumpers SPRINGDALE - Discussing his chances in the Senate race against his Democratic opponent, Dale Bumpers, Republican nominee John Harris Jones said he could defeat Bumpers if estimate* on the number of anti- Bumpers' votes he would receive were even two-thirds cor- reel. J o n e s addressed fellow Republicans at a Saturday night rally at Vern Cairns' farm near here. Earlier Saturday he spoke with Fayetteville Republicans at the Downtown Motor Lodge. Quoting a Fort Smith newspaperman w h o guessed Jones would receive 150,000 votes from people who didn't like Bumpers' defeat of Sen. William Fulbright in the May pri- Peaceful Integration Seen In Boston By Officials BOSTON (AP) -- Undaunted' by the apparent growth of racial tensions and resistance during the first full week of school busing, public officials said Saturday they were convinced that peaceful integration can be achieved. Demonstration and violence spread during the week from schools in South Boston to other white neighborhoods. However, Mayor Kevin H. White said, "The vast majority of Boston citizens continue to subordinate their personal feel- fngs for the general good and have compiled peacefully with the l»w. "For my part, I promised every parent in this city that his child would be protected, and I intend to do whatever is necessary to fulfill that pledge." Thomas I. Atkins, head of the local said branch of Saturday: the NAACP. "Integration will happen. It's just a question of when. In other cities, there have been problems for the first three or four weeks or somtimes even a year, 'out it eventually disappears. In Boston Uxat could happen nexl week, or It might not be unti" next year." During the first full week of court-ordered busing, whites and blacks threw rocks a: school buses and fought hand to-hand in high school corri dors. Shots were fired at police men and whites demonstrate in neighborhoods not yet touch ed by integration. A white school boycott in South Boston remained almost totally effec tive. Most of Boston's 200 public chools opened and closed qul- tly. But each day, a few did lot. Bcnealh the busing uproar in Boston is racial tension that ex- sts most starkly between two icighborhoods -- Columbia 'oint and South Boston. The Columbia Point low income housing project dominates a peninsula that juts inlo Boslon Harbor. Across an, inlet there is an- ither, larger peninsula, South Boston. Both are isolated by the harbor and expressway. Almost everyone in South Boston Is white. They, sit «n their doorstoops and look jcross the water at the yellow }rick highrises of Columbia Point. At the project, where virtually everyone is black, residents stare back at the white people's rows of wooden tenements. Many of the blacks are willing to bus their children because they say it will mean better education. The whites, who are almost as poor, say that if the blacks go to school in South Boston, they will also want to live there, and this will ruin the neighborhood. Friday night, a van-load of white youths was reported racing through Columbia Point screaming . racial slurs. About 500 angry blacks gathered on the only road out of the project. Police set up a roadblock and assured the blacks that-no troublemakers would be allowed in. During the evening, at least two shots were fired in the direction of police, and one of them hit a cruiser. No one was hurt. :ary, Jones said Bumpers may have alienated his original base of support. "Many Fulbright supporters approval by the voters. Jones campaign as indicative the governor's ambition over-rode all considerations of loyalty or of issues," Jones said. Jones, a Pine Bluff attorney and bank president, renewed his attack on the Bumpers- sponsored Public Building Authority as evading Ihe state constitutional requirement ol approval by the vo ters.Jones also contended Bumpers misrepresented the project facts to the state legislature. Jones also cited what he termed the "Buddies for Bump ers" pension law of 1973 as far worse than "Pensions for Pals' which brought sharp crilicisn on former governor Orval Fau bus. to a spokesman for Childrens 1 hospital. The 13-month-old girls are being- watched closely by doctors as they recover from Wednesday's 10%-hour surgery; Clara and Alta Rodriguez had been attached at the abdomen and pelvis since they were born Northwest Arkansas TIMES, Sun.. Sept. 22, 1974 rAYETTEVILLE, ARKANSAS 7B At The University Of Arkansas Hannigan Named Dean Of Student Services "age. Through Dominican Republic mutual acquaint- agricultural development in ances and relatives, a suburban ioor lands. Philadelphia woman heard "The present flow ot external about the girls' plight, and they resources for agriculture in de: wcre brought here for surgery veloping countries is about $1.5.after doctors and staff at Chil- oillion per annum," says a pro- drens' Hospital, volunteered visional agenda to be presented their services. · in November. "It would seem Dr. C. Everett Koop, who ,,,,necessary to increase this to pervised the 23-member medi- at least $5 billion per annum ca l team that performed the 111 ttlP npxl. f l V P V P n r S . . nnnr-iCn.-. r.m'J 1^«!J«.. 1 f l_ Robert Louis Hannigan, registrar at the University of Colorado at Boulder, has been named dean of student services at the Jniversity of Arkansas, Dr. Villiam F. Uenman, vice presi- ent for student affairs, has announced. Hannigan, who will succeed Dr. Charles McBriarly, will begin his duties Nov. 1. As dean of student services, he will be n charge of the whole range if' services provided by the Di- 'ision of Student Affairs, from he University judicial system o placement and health ser- in the next five years... operation, said Friday he feels The delegates will be asked the twins have successfully to study the idea of a world passed the most dangerous food authority and weight a stage of recovery, draft, "International Under- '_ Saying that Fulbrighl, in hi: campaign, made no attempt to evaluate the Bumpers' record as governor, Jones said his chances for election as U.S. senator depend upon "Our revealing to the voters of Arkansas the real Dale Bumpers." In duscussing the strength of .he Republican party and how ·nuch support Jones is receiving 'rom state Republicans, Jones said that about 25 per cent of 1 Arkansas voters are Republi-' cans, 31 per cent vote Democratic and 44 per cent are tic-, ket-splitters. "Republicans are more effectively organized at the county level, and it is from these county organizations that I have received the most encouraging assurances of support." Regarding Watergate: "I would not attempt to delude anyone that Watergate has not been discouraging to all except the most opportunistic Demo- standing on World Food Security," that envisions cooperation to insure minimum supplies of basic foodstuffs at all times, so as to avoid acute shortages in times of natural disaster or crop failures. Food aid to poor nations slid downward steadily in the past 15 years. The United States remains by far the major contributor, but .its contributions are only " ' : ftli of what thev were in 1364-65. The future of such aid depends on growing restraints Pleads Guilty ENN1S, Mont. AP) -- Buck Taylor, who is Matt Dillon's deputy on TV's "Gunsmoke, 1 pleaded guilty and paid a $30( fine for killing a deer out o icason. Taylor was cited Sept. 12 anc was fined by Justice of the Peace Edmund Bouchard ii McAllister, a small Madison River Valley community, ac cording to a spokesman for the arising from increased compel'- state Fisn and Game Depart crats. However, to many it brings renewed determination that we, as citizens, must put forth our best efforts for government that respects the rights of the individual and is worthy of the confidence of its citizens." At The Library By ANN JACOBS | ..LIBRARY PATRONS may 1 h«v« noticed, recently, a minor rearrangement of furniture that repreients a major innovation in «ervice: A Reference Desk hai been set up on the east tide of the library that is personnel at all times with a librarian especially trained to hand- It questions that go beyond "What time do you close?" Some of these questions have been: How do you measure a board foot? Do you have a record of Civil War pensioners? What ii the membership of the National Council of Churches? How can I train my bird dog? Where can I find a synopsis of "Moby-Dick"? Do you have a book about the Loch Ness moniler? Do you have a book that teachei baton twirling? All successfully fielded, which makei us feel like Joe DiMarg- gio on a good day. THE NEW REFERENCE Desk has Its own phone extension, «nd we'll know it's caught on when people start calling and asking for that position. An Interesting assortment of new books has come into the Reference Department lately. Residents o! this arts-conscious area will certainly want to know about "Fine Arts Market PI act 73-74," which lists dealers, luppliers of art materials (retail and wholesale), foundations with a particular orientation of the arts, and competition exhibitions, by state, plus much When your eight-year-old discovers at breakfast on Tricera tops and Ankylosaurus, be one up by dinnertime browie through the after Dines au: Dictionary," nontechnical (as far as possible) and chockfu of deicriptions and drawings o practically every genus of dino saur known. Photographs o musuem displays and reproduc tioni, and models used in sucl movies as "The Lost World' flesh out (literally) a fascinat ing ttudy. " L A N D M A R K S OF th American Revolution" unfor tunately doesn't include th skirmish near Arkansas Post -to be memorialized as ou lhare of the Bicentennial -- bu it ipots likely tourist attraction In 27 other states, B.C., am Canada. The sketch maps nee supplementation from a 'goo highway map, and guess wha you'll find them in the Pamphle File I To prove that revolution I not embalmed In th* hlstor b o o k i, newsman Edwar FDA Okays Four Food yams has turned out a "Dic- onary of Modern Revolution," om Trotsky and Mao forward the revolution now occurring Portuguese Africa. Mr. yams treats what could be an nguishingly dull subject with erve and with ("the hermits onfined theselves to 'agape' spiritual love) whereas the modern dropouts are much ad- icted to eroticism"). PARENTS WILL welcome anther Pre-school Story Hour eries, once a week, Oct. 8-30. imes scheduled are Tuesdays nd Wednesdays, at 10 a.m. and p,m. To register a child, come y the library or call 442-2242. Our grandparents used to eep literary diaries called common-place books," con- aining striking or uplifting assages they had envountered n their reading. What could be a nicer way to preserve the memory of a library book you njoyed? For instance from the 5age of Duouque, Richard Bisell: "If you have never read .Willa Gather's) "A L o s t -.ady' you might as well burn our library card." Hours are Monday-Thursday, ·6, Friday and Saturday, 9-5. AMOS 24 AU SURVERY With the cost of extending credit as high as it is today, some Arkansas retailers can be expected to pass along part of heir costs to cash customers n the form of higher prices, according to two professors in he University of Arkansas Col- ege of Business Administration ere. A large. survey has been completed, according to Dr. Gene Lynch, associate professor of finance, and Dr. William rlardln Jr., head of the Department of Finance, which showed cesh prices of items in the Lit;le Rock-North Little Rock area hat typically are sold on credit to be about 4 per cent higher, on the average than prices of identical items found in Tcxark- ana, Monroe, La., Greenville, Miss., Memphis, Tertn., Springfield Mo., and Tulsa, Okla. Dealers in neighboring states can afford to ask lower cash WASHINGTON (AP) -- Following a five-year study prompted by the cyclamate scare, the Food and Drug Administration announced Saturday that it has established the safety of four common food additives. They are the first to be ap proved since former President Nixon ordered a review of more than 500. food ingredients and additives in 1969 after cy clamatcs were banned. FDA Commissioner Alexan iler ,M, Schmidt called the ac tlon "an important milestone in our goal, of assuring that al food ingredients, whether old or new, are evaluated for safetj by the best available scientific methods." Affirmed as "Generally Rec ognized As Safe" (GRAS) were the anti-microbial agents propy and methyl paraben, the sweet ener sorbitol and the thickening agent locust or carob beai gum.. Sixteen other food ingredient, were proposed for approval among them benzoic acid, so dium benzoate, garlic and dill. The use of another nutritivi sweetener, mannitol, was fro zen at current levels because o what the -FDA called "unre solved safety questions." / spokesman said a small grou of rats fed the additive devel-i oped enlarged but thymus gland tissue. Mannitol had been proposed : Hall. lion for what is available and disappearance of huge American food surpluses. That represent": lhr» **--* bones of the situation confronting the major nations wine,, . i- bitually have been unready lo meet such crises despite all the conferences of Ihe past. The situation now is more omplex than ever. Oil is one actor that made it so, at a moment in history when the vbrld could ill afford it, President Ford drew attention o the complication in his food address, challenging oil produc- m nations to weight what their Jolicies might mean to hopes or an orderly world. Bill Providing Alcohol Abuse Funds Approved WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Ford signed on Saturday a bill that will provide funds for education about alcohol as well as drug abuse in schools and communities. "I share the concern of the Congress and the people about he problem of aocohol and drug abuse among our nation's youth," Ford said in a statement, The.-bill provides for an appropriation of $90 million for "he next three years; fiscal 1975 ihrough 1977, for a program of jrants and contracts to provide school and community alcohol and dru gabuse education projects, with 60 per cent of the noney to be spent on programs n elementary and secondary schools. Up to now. drug abuse educa- ment. McBriarty. who has held the losilion since 1971, resigned to lecome dean of student affairs UA Gets $2,000 For Agricultural Research Two companies have contributed a total of $2,000 to the University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture for agronomy research, according to Dr. John W. While, vice president (or agriculture. 3M Company, has provided $1,500 for research in herbicide? for cotton and soybeans. Chem agro has given $500 for herbi cide research in cotton, corn soybeans and tomatoes, Dr. R E. Frans, agronomist and hold er of the Elms Farming-Ric hard S. Barnett Jr. Chair fo Weed Science, is in charge o the projects. t Youngstown State University ' i Yougstown, Ohio. Hannigan, a native of Pennsylvania, has been registrar at he University of Colorado since 969. For two years before this, ie was director of admissions ind records and assistanl direc- or of admissions for the insti- ution. Before moving to Colorado, ho was with the Univer- ity of Pittsburgh, Pa., for hrce years, serving as an assis- anl in admissions and financial lid, and as assistant and associate director of admissions. Hannigan received a bache- or's degree in history from Westminster College in New iVilmington. Pa., and his master's of education degree in counseling from the University of Pittsburgh. He also has done postgraduate work at the Uni- ·'ersity of Colorado, and has taken professional educational management short courses. Hannigan was named one of the Outstanding Young Men of Witnesses Sentenced LAHISSA, Greece (AP) -- A military court today sentenced five Jehovah's Witnesses to 20 years in jail each for refusing to take up arms during the Cyprus mobilization. It also stripped them of thei civil rights for 10 years. They have no right of appeal The sentences brought to 3 the number of Jehovah's Wit nesses sent to jail for the sanv reason since early Ibis month. imcrica in 1972. was listed in Vho's Who ill Colleges and Unl- crsities while a college stu- out, was a four-year varsity ettcrman in football for West- jiinster College and served as resident of his senior class. He is a member of tha Linerican Association of Colle- ;iate Registrars and Admis- ions Officers, the Colorado-Wy- ming Section of the AACRAO, vhich he served as president, he Boulder, Colo., Rotary Club and the First Presbyterian Jhurch. He is married and the father if three children. DEAN HANNIGAN .. ..joining UA stajj lion courses, but not alcohol abuse projects, were authorized. Over the past four fiscal years. $8G million was authorized for the drug abuse education efforts. While the annual expenditure Tor the program 1 will go up a bit, Ford said in signing this bill, wish to re-emphasize my determination to keep the over-all budget, in nine, in this area as in other areas of federal activity." He said this measure, which consolidates scattered activities under the Office of Education and focuses on the causes rather than the symptoms of drug and alcohol abuse, "provides a means and a commitment for more effective management." Planners To Face Short Agenda The Fayelteville Planning Commission will face a short beneign'agenda at its regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday at City prices, whether they actually do or not, the two contended, because retailers in those states charge 18 per cent on revolving credit, compared to a maximum 10 per cent allowed to retailers In Arkansas. Lynch and Hardin emphasized that the research reflects their own findings as independent faculty members and that their conclusions have not been endorsed by the University as an Institution. 'or unqualified approval in July 1973, along with sorbitol and the parabens. Along with those actions, the FDA said it was tightening requirements on scientific proof of safely for substances first added to food since 1958. It established a process for inviting public hearings on other additives on the GRAS list before they receive final clear- ice. One of the first additives for which a hearing was proposed Is stannous chloride, to be followed later by ammonium ions, iodine and iodine salts, as well as aconitic acid. The GRAS list represents additives as well as common food ingredients such 'as salt and sugar which have been in the human' diet for centuries. Substances in general use prior to 1958 were exepted by Congress from a then-new law requiring piemarklng clearance of additives, To be considered are: --A petition to close an ally in Mitchell's Addition, west of Gregg Avenue, between Edgewood and Prospect Streets. --A conditional use request for a duplex to be located 570 572 Happy Hollow Road. --A" request for a use unit interpretation submitted by Dale Evans, 400 Mission Blvd. --A proposed final plat for Hyla'nd Park, Phase Two. --A report on a study of the Land Use Plan for the area of Hwy. 16 and Morningside Drive. The meeting begins at 4 p.m. in the Directors Room at City Hall. The public is invited. Reports For Duty Chief Warrant Officer James D. Rose, son of Mrs. Nellie F. Rose of Springdalc, has reported for duty at the Coast Guard Station, Washington, D.C. Neglect Cited LONDON ( A P ) --The last Anglican church in communist eastern Europe and Russia is in danger of being lost by neglect, says the Bishop of Fulham and Gibraltar, the Rt. Rev. John SattcrthwEiife. There used to be 12 churches and now there is only the Church of the Resurrection In Bucharest, Romania. The bishop has appealed for donations for extensive repairs lo the church roof which are beyond the capacity of the local community, $ lto $ 4pff latex paints. Get a fresh in-and out-look. SAVE INDOORFLATLATEX »' H A GAL. Dries in 30 minutes. Soapy water clean-up. White only. SAVE H SAVE $2 OUTDOOR LATEX 099 «-|GAL. For wood, masonry. Dries in just 30 minutes. Easy cleanup with soapy water. White. WARDS ACRYLIC LATEX REG. 5.99 SAVE $3 INDOOR LATEX /L)9 TM REG. 7.99 "GAL. Dries to a durable flat finish. 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