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Northwest Arkansas TIMES, Friday, Sept. 27, 1974 , ARKANSAS : ' And Burden Of Inflation Clinton Advocates Balancing National Budget ROGERS--It is not only lime 16 percent, saying an American -for the nation to balance the cannot borrow even $5 at that budget, but it is also time for interest rate. .'the nation to balance the About the proposed wheat '. burden of inflation, Bill Clinton, deal w i t h the Middle East ^Democratic candidate for Con- nations, at a_ 3y ? per cent^in Vgress, declared today. lerest rate, Clinton responded, At a Benton County Clinton "That's wrong!!' , f o r Congress fund-raising: Clinton also spoke,at length '.breakfast in the Town and on Hammerschmidt s policy of /Country Restaurant, Clinton I s end in g out letters and : sai3 all citizens and cor-|questionaires. While he said he -porations should bear their was not criticizing the policy - shares of the sacrifices involved and believed Congressmen ', in beating inflation. should keep in touch with con' Clinton suggested price roll-'. stituenls, Clinton said it was not backs, excess profit taxes, and i a policy unique to Hammer- elimination of loopholes that schmiidt but a standard proce ·allow large corporations to pay dure for all Congressmen, .'minute amounts of income; ENUMERATES PRIVILEGES «taxes. Noting that the margin be- Each man and woman in It's interesting that he said it in the same article that he said lie wanted his record to be the issue." C l i n t o n also criticized Hammerschmidt's saying he did not want to see former President Nixon resign two days prior to the resignation Clinton said Hammerschmidl said he wanted Conslitutlona procedure to be invoked. At the same time, Clinton pointed out, Hammerschmidl was one of a handful of con gressmen who .voted against funding the impeachment in Congress gets $194,000 yearly to quiry staff and equip an office that | Regarding campaign reform ·· tewen the price of a cattle at -- --,-- r --- , ' the sale barn and the price of sends letters to constituents and --'beef at the market is t h e . a n s . w e r s questions and rgreatest ever in modern his- problems, he said. This added ·tpry, Clinton said the economic to the franking privilege makes pressure is making itself felt it almost possible for a !_. ............ . . ... Congressman to send a weekly letter to every constituent in ....I.X.U ..L.OI.J *_.ubiuiio. nis district. ^ He criticized what he termed "I don't want a soul in this room to vote for me solely because I send letters and answer questions," Clinton told the group of 60 supporters. "Anyone in many ways, including such and things as crime rate strained family relations. Mhe basic government policy of -the past two years: make a pre- 'tense of cutting the budget but ·don't really do it. CRITICIZES OPPONENT He also criticized his op- '.ponent, Congressman John Paul Hammerschmidt, for declaring Clinton said he felt there shouU be some outside limit on the amount of political con tributions. He also emphasized t h importance of equal access t the media for all candidates-not only those who could affor to buy time on television o radio. Clinton said more restriction couldbe hired" to do that." should be put on incumben Referring to the questionaires C o n g r e s s m e n ' s mailin Hammerschmidt frequently \ privilege prior to the electioi sends to constituents, Clinton [He said the ban on mailing t Three Kurt In Springdale Accident SPRINGDALE--Three p e r- ons were injured in a two car iccident on West Sunset Avenue 'hursday morning. Driver ot he first car, Frances Tunsllll, 5, of Fayetteville. and Grace lollins, 67, address unknown, vere both treated and released it S p r i n g d a l e Memorial lospilal. Driver of the second car, eorge Wilson, 16, of Route 4, vas also injured but did not receive hospital treatment. According to police reports the Tuiistill car was stopped on West Sunset Avenue to left turn into a pharmacy when the Wilson car, westbound or Sunset, struck it from the rear. Wilson was cited for following too closely. Three Men After Wreck ia'sf'yea'rThat"there are"'some;wondered aloud if. people had constituents during the last 28 good' aspects to inflation and marked an "x" next to a box Secretary Butz who Agriculture saying this Earl year that the farmers never had it so good. As . another way . to cut government spending, Clinton · advocated a full-scale reveiw of the present bureaucracy, sim- . ilar to the one undertaken by the Hoover Commission 20 years ago. On foreign aid, he suggested ^the nation "pull in its li o r n s a little." Clinton denounced the Russian wheat deal financed at is not enough. me condition a Common Cause Opens Campaign At Thursday Meet LITTLE legislative ROCK interim committee considers today two. proposals aimed at making primary election filing fees more equitable. Coming before the legisla- Interim Committee on Agencies and Govern- ture's State mental Affairs are proposals by state Heps. Paul Van Dalsem of Perry villa and Bill Randal! · of Hot Springs. Van Dalsem's proposal won the endorsement of a subcommittee of the interim committee Thursday. That proposal is aimed at reforming primary election filing fees by having an optional $1 checkoff on state income tax returns. Van Dalsem would have the state match dollar-for-dollar the amount collected. The money would be distributed to the counties via turnback funds and '. would be used to help finance ; party primaries. '· The counties would estimate the cost of each primary and · a n y t h i n g not covered by the .' collected amount would be assessed individual candidates in · t ti\e form of filing fees. Van Dalsem's proposal won '. approval over a suggestion by ·- Randall that would keep filing 7. fees but lower them and allow · an alternative petition method ', of getting on the ballot. '.' The tiling fee subcomittee is " wrestling with ways to make ;. Arkansas filing fees more equi- *, table because of federal court ;' decisions which have knocked '.' down similar fees in . some ·· states as being exorbitant. \' Randall's proposal, which . goes to the full committee in '·' the form of a minority report, '.' basically calls for the cost of ··'. the election to be absorbed by ; the county election commission. ·' Part of the fees collected would '. go to the party and part to the · state. The couny would tbe : reimbursed for the cost through f state turnbacks, which w o u l d that asked Hammerschmidt to vote for higher gas prices, the "corrupt Russian wheat deal," impoundment of water and sewer funds, federal aid to education, and against consumer- oriented legislation. Hammerschmidt voted for all these things, Clinton said, despite the questionnaires. POLITICAL TACTIC Questioned about his response to Hammerschmidt's labeling him a radical leftist, Clinton , - , . , , , · . said, "That's a political tactic. Common cause kicked off its Open Up the System cam- ign at a membership meeting the Baptist Student Center mrsday night. Wes Watkins, Greenville, Miss., member ol e National Board of Commor aUge, discussed lobbying anc ganization techniques which aye forced state and natio na gislators to address govern' ental reform issue. The Arkansas Common Cause ate legislative program wil elude campaign finance re rm, lobbying registration ant sclosure, and legislation re ting to conflict of interest. , Watkins told the group that milar Common Cause model gislation has been passed in exas, Florida, Alabama, - and . o d a y following Thursda morning's train wreck. Five were injured in the head-on collision of two freight .rains on Hwy. 71 south, but ;wo men were treated and released from the hospital Thursday. Legislative Committee Moves To Equalize Filing Fees (AP) -- A [be increased enough to pay for the election. Randall's alternative method for getting on the ballot would be for a candidate to collect signatures on a petition equal to 2 per cent of the votes cast for governor in the last election. The maximum number required would be 1,000. Van Dalsem argued that it would be too easy for persons to get on the ballot without hav ing to pay anything. He said the number of signatures re quired should be about 20 per cent. ·;*·-"- Primaries currently are paic for by the individual parties which get their money Uirougl the filing fees paid by candi dates. Suspect : Tire Stolen The theft of a tire and rim · was reported to Fayetteville " police Thursday by Craig - McClure of 863 Fritz Drive. : McClure' told police that t h e ' theft occurred at about 2 p.m. ' while his pickup was parked In '. the lot at the county courthouse. He said that the tire and rim. valued at $65, was taken from the bed of the truck. CCONTINUED mOM PAGE ONE the heroin and delivered it t the agent. The federal agent arrestec Derrick inside the motel room The other three men, who dur ing the final conference ha driven their car to the servic station, were arrested by auth rities there at about 4 p.m. Police said that two loade .22 caliber pistols were foun in the car occupied by the fou men. No attempt on the par of the men was made to u the weapons. The heroin seized was est mated by police to have street value of $500,000. The four men were charge July 11 with possession of controlled substance with intei IP deliver. Derricks was also charge with two additional counts delivery of a controlled su stance and one count of posse sion ot a controlled substance. The additional charges gains Derrick s t e m from U drug buys made by feder agents a month before the Ju 10 arrest. N. Kast Are. ftTlUe. All. W dally and Sunday cxcffpl Jannary 1, July 4. Thanltsjivln^ and Christmas. second Cte!5 Postage Paid at Kayeltevills. Ark. MEMBER ASSOCIATED FUKSS Th« Associated Pres? Is enllMcd ex- clujlvely to ilia use for repabllca- Don of all local news printed Sn this newspaper as well as all AP neffa dispatches. SimSCKTPTIOX HATES ElfscHvt Octoinr 1. 1373 Home Delivery Far month by carrier ,·-- $3.25 Knglft 0007 dally lOc. ffenday 25e rj.S. Hall Zn Wjunlnnlon, B:nton, Madison Ooua* ties, Ark., Adilr Co., OU2.: t months . . f tnonUia _____ I TEAR City Bw Section OutiM* tbov* I hionthi __ t monthr J TEAR MM 13.00 I9.5S laoo X.M til, MAD, BBMCmiTIO*» MITUUC D ADTANCB DA Forensics Squad Travels For Opener The University of Arkansas 'orsenics Squad in the Depart- nsnt of Speech and Dramatic Arts will o p e n its 1974-75 cason by attending the debate rally at t h e University of Arkansas at Little Hock Saturday. Wilbur Mills-will be the guest expert. during the discussion jeriod on the proposition, 'Resolved: That power of the ·residency should be signi- icantly curtailed," which also s the national debate topic. Rita Kirk of Fayetteville, a member of the UA debate squad, and Raymond Rodgers a graduate student from Shreveport, La. and assistaiv debate coach, will present a d e m o n s t r a t i o n of cross examination debate against team from Harding College. Also participating in regular debate rounds with Miss Kirk will be Dennis Heewagen o! N o r t h r i d g e , Calif., Jaj Melekian and Mark Vanzandt both of Springdale. Others from the Universit: attending will he members o the Inter-Collegiate squad anc students enrolled in the course "Introduction to Debate." Mrs. Mary Ingalls, direclo of the UA Forsenics Program said the UofA squad's firs regular competition is scheduler for Oct. 3 : G at Oklahom; Christian College in Oklahom; City, Okla. NWARPC Board Approves Budget, Work Program SPRINGDALE--In a brief isincss session Thursday, the secutive committee of the orlhwcst Arkansas Regional limning Commission approved ic ageniy's 1975 budget a n ! ork program, and a grant iplicalion for improvements to ic Fayetteville airport. The members also okayed a pntract with Dr. Dee -Mitchel! consultant services to the gency on work programs uring the coming year. Agency director, Ken Riley| ointed out that the 1975 budget j less than last year's and also lat the agency is requesting ess money from each l o c a l overnment it serves. Grand total for expenditures n the 1975 budget is $132,463.85. Fayetteville airport improvements at Drake Field include ew and reconstructed apron ihd taxiway facilities, as equired by the federal government. Whillock Elected Demo Chairman LITTLE ROCK CAP) -- Ca s.'-n - .u u ·!! _ r_ ;Whillock of Fayetteville wa SU11 in the hospital are Rex elected chairman ot the A F/. Land, 24, and James L. Hankins, both of Pierce City, Mo., and Edward Connley, 62, of Purdy, Mo. Joseph C. Meier, 51, of Pierce City. Mo., and James A. Moore. 31, of Monett, Mo., were treated and released. Summit pproximately 20 other states n the last two years. He said o n s t i t u e n t pressure o n gislators campaigning for reaction has succeeded in for- ing candidates to take definite :ands of these issues prior to lections. ' By coordinating the responses questionaires with a lobbying ffort, Common Cause has in achieving these goals across the ucceeded egislative outh. Watkins told the group lat there is no reason why Common Cause cannot be qually successful in Arkansas. UA Women Win At Volleyball CONWAY--The University of Arkansas women's volleyball team clarmed three victories iiere Thursday evening to their season mark to 5-0. up NEW YORK STOCKS Opening PrJ»t Purnlihtd by A. O. Cdwardi SMI Ark Best Corp Amer Te l Tel 4Wn Ark La Gas 17W Baldwin §% Campbell Soup 24 Central S ..W 12 ihrysler 12% Del Monte 17'/i Dillards 10% Easco 8S A G Edwards : 4 Emerson ' 23 Exxon go Ford 3?y a Frontier Air 414 Gen Growth " 11% Gen Mtrs ' . ' . . 3 7 Gordon Jewelry 5% Intl Harv 20% I-T-E Imperial ". \\% J C Penney 45 Levi Strauss le'/f Ling Temco 8^i Marcor 16"; Pan Am World Air '.. 211 Phillips Petro 35% Pizza Corp SYs Pizza Hut 1414 Ralston 32 Safeway 31 Sambo's jo% Sears "" 55 Scott Paper .'.'..'.'.' 10% Shakespeare 5 Sou Pac '26 Texaco 2114 Tri State Mtrs 81$ Union Carbide . 3 9 % United Air 27M Victor 6 Wai Mart 14'/ 2 Ark West Gas 10 3 4-11'4 In the defeated first State match College Arkansas 15-9, 14-12. Arkansas then knocked off Arkansas College 15-1, 15-2 and Henderson 15-5, 12-14, 15-6. The Arkansas team had already defeated John Brown and Arkansas Tech a week earlier for the 5-0 mark. Next action will be October fifth in Little Rock for an Invitational meet at UALR MISSED YOUR PAPER? WE'RE SORRY! If you c.nnot reach your TIMES carrier PHONE 4424242 Daily S to 8:30 p.m. Saturday 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday 8 to 8:30 a.m. Kearney Natl Minute Man .. Pioneer Foods H K Porter ... Std Regis -5V4 11-11% Tyson Foods 514-6 Yellow Frt 19-19% Averages lids down .46 Trans down .11 Utils down .38 Volume 2,900.000 Commodity Openings Dec corn 3.77% Nov soybeans ..' 8.58 Oct eggs 55.00 Feb pork bellies 68.25 Dec wheat 4.79 (CONTraUED FROM PAGE ONE) little interest in renewed wage and price controls, but did speak of the need for more jawboning and stronger enforcement power. Harvard economist Otto Ekstein was blunt about the fu,ure: "The economy will suffer a recession, which seems to be :he price we have to pay to jring inflation under control." Both Albert and Mansfield questioned whether Ford's proposed cuts in the federal budget would have much impact on inflation. "At best," Mansfield said, 'the federal budget is only a fraction of the answer." The -President puffed on his pipe as he listened to the Democratic congressional leaders blend criticism of his policies with suggestions for change. In his opening remarks, Ford indicated he was moving toward tax cuts for the poor, who he said had been hit hardest by inflation. "This administration will seek to ensure that burdens are distributed equally," he said. Noting the presence of o servers from other nations, Ford also said inflation is an international problem' and the United States will "consult with friends abroad as we move to c o m b a t a n international threat." The President confirmed what many observers had expected -- that he made a significant start in preparing an anti-inflation program even in advance of the summit. "We are already narrowing some of the options to those which would appear most effective and command widest support," he said. Ford said the summit, like a dozen preliminary conferences this month, "is wide open." He continued: "All views and opinions are invited. This administration's commitment to visible and responsive government remains intact. I might not like everything I hear. But it is my solemn duty as President of the United States to give fair consideration to all views and to carefully weigh the possible courses of action.". Restating a caution against expectation of "quick or easy solutions," Ford said: "No miracle cure has emerged from the pre-conference meetings. Inflation is i problem which we must dea w i t h patiently and persistently. . . . It will require sacrifice and common effort. It will require discipline, but we will win." Ford said the summit was "in the tradition of the American town hall" and representec a joint executive-legislative initiative undertaken in response to a bipartisan congressiona recommendation. "It demonstrates that Ameri- kansas delegation to the natio al Democratic p a r l y orga izalion and policy conferenc Thursday. The conference will be he in December at Kansas City s the parly can adopt a charter. Whillock is the campaig chairman for David H. Pryor Little Rock, the Democrat nominee for governor. G-ov. Dale Bumpers preside briefly over Thursday's mee ing, attended by delegates Malco Head Promises To Lower Prices University ot Arkansas stu- Three Youths Arrested In Auto Theft u m v u i M u y in JIIIYUIIOIVO onj-.^uny i)y uiu » v i dents called otf Hie planned I Sheriff's office. . Tlirce teenage boys,, all of Boy Land" of ' Arkansas at Wilislow were arrested Thursday on suspicion of grand larceny by the Washington County CONTINUED 'FROM PAGE ONE) a n s w e r questions about enefits. Cooperative Extension and Volunteer Action Committee riembers information on child immunization against diseases. Smoking information by the Veterans Administration anc Rogers Memorial Hospital. S p r i n g d a l e Mempria Hospital, with demonstrations films and displays on genera boycott of local Malco theaters Thursday night after receiving a phone call from president of Malco Theaters, Inc., Stephen Lighlman. Lightman told UA student and boycott head, Lynn Tull, that prices would be lowered at all five Fayetteville Malco theaters, effective Thursday, Sept. 26. ' UA students and local citizens ad planned to boycott the lovie theaters because of a illy increase that raised the- ter admission prices from $2 o.$2.5p. A Thursday night meeting to iscuss boycott tactics turned nto a celebration after Miss full informed those present of e rate decrease. The new rates are 25 cents ess on Tuesday through Sunday ights and 50 cents less on Monday night. In additon, af- ernoon. matinees will be 60 ents less than the regular veiling rate. Miss Tull, who personally ontacted Lightman following alk she had with local Malco manager, Harold Thomas, said ightman was "very co iperative." She said he asked he rif she'c :all off the boycott for a flal 25 cent decrease in admission Miss Tull said no, suggesting a larger decerase for afternoon showings, Lightman agreed. Lightman also commented on another problem brought to hi; attention by Miss Tull -th showing of "PG"- and "R" health, resuscitation and blooc pressure and .blood type testing A speech and hearing tiemon stration by the University o Arkansas Speech and Hearing Clinic. A' "Psychiatric Help--I cents" booth sponsored by the Ozark Guidance Center. A display and information booth by La Leche League o Fayetteville, on breast feedln ot babies. A display by the Childbirt: E d u c a t i o n Association, r e Visihilif n Deputies said that they received a call from the Mount Gnylor Coffee- Shop at about 6:00 a.m. stating that a 1963 Ford, belonging to Perry Hall of Winslow, had been taken from the parking lot, The caller told deputies that ircc ; boys had taken the car ross the Crawford County line nd that, Crawford County heriff's office had been alerted 0 the theft. Washington deputies arrested ic three boys a short time ater when they were, observed itch-hiking along a highway 1 Washington County. . rated movie previews at "G' rated movies. Lightman said it is compan: policy not to show PG or I previews at G movies. Mis Tull said several persons ha said this was being done at th local theaters. R E V I V A L IN PROGRESS CALVARY ASSEMBLY OF GOD 2070 North Garland Papers Signed For Exhibition Hail Construction SPIMNGDALE--The Chamber f Commerce signed the final tapers Thursday. with the ipringdale Benevolent Amusc- nent Association that w i l l m a r k the way toward contraction of an exhibition hall in Old Missouri Road, across rom the rodi:o ground. The 80 foot by 150 f o o t structure will bfc built and financed by the SBAA which runs the annual Rodeo of the Ozarks. The Chamber will be responsi- jle for operating the hall. 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